A civilian employee with the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office Department of Corrections was arrested Saturday for simple battery.
Many people throughout the nation – and maybe even the world – agree 2016 was a whirlwind of a year. That sentiment also rings true locally.
An emergency motion to prevent Putnam County Sheriff-elect Gator DeLoach from taking office Tuesday was denied Friday morning by Judge Gary Wilkinson at the Clay County Courthouse.
The changing tides after another political season brings a new wave of Putnam County leaders, along with several standout residents emerging from the past year’s events.
Putnam County’s Park and Recreation Department chief said she didn’t know when the county would be able to reopen an East Palatka park that was a popular fishing spot in the county.