News Stories

With the new year approaching, the Putnam County Library System is preparing to introduce a new component to the library to help enrich lives through a venue other than books. 

The Putnam County Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday will feature updates on the state of the county’s economy and an invitation for public comment on the future purchase of law enforcement


INTERLACHEN – In the final 15.8 seconds of Friday night’s boys basketball game with Interlachen High Scho

A goal late in the first half broke a 1-1 tie and then an insurance goal in the second half helped push visiting M

PONTE VEDRA – The home team threw everything it had at the Palatka High School boys basketball team Thursday night.


Amelia “Amy” Grant, 85, of Florahome passed away Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, at UF Health in Gainesville following a brief illness.

Henrietta C. “Whitey” Hartford, 91, of Palatka, passed from this life Thursday, Dec. 6, 201,8 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center following an extended illness.

Fred Lemont Bock, 76, of Hawthorne, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at UF Health in Gainesville following an extended illness. 

Shawn Wesley Cutrer, 27, of Orange Park and formerly of Palatka, passed from this life Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018.