Putnam County schools and government are closed today as Hurricane Hermine slammed the region.
Putnam County and numerous counties throughout the state are bracing for Tropical Storm Hermine, which – as of Wednesday – is expected to make landfall some time today.
The poor Putnam County voter turnout in Tuesday’s primary was similar to neighboring counties and other counties throughout the state, according to Putnam’s elections chief.
The polls were still open Tuesday when Putnam County School District board members aired concerns about committing new board members to another agreement with First Coast Technical College.
Two veterans of the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office received the majority of votes in Tuesday’s primary to move forward in the general election for Putnam County’s top law enforcement position.