It started in one classroom, but in eight years, the Putnam County School District backpack program has expanded to become a popular charitable program at each of the district’s elementary schools.
A 30-year-old Palatka woman, accused of stabbing a man Sunday evening, approached a Putnam County Sheriff’s Office deputy several hours later allegedly riding a stolen horse.
A 44-year-old man awaiting trial at the Putnam County Jail for two separate killings wrote a Letter to the Editor addressing comments made by the mother of one of his alleged victims.
They went to Middleton-Burney Elementary School Friday to distribute presents, but Crescent City’s Boyz II Men Mentoring Project students took away an immeasurable gift for themselves.
Putnam County School District’s graduation rate increased by 8.7 percent from 2015 to 2016, according to state Department of Education graduation rates released Friday.