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CRESCENT CITY — Lake Stella has long been known as a hot spot for swimmers and anglers, and now, residents can enjoy the waterway during 1920s-era submarine replica tours. 

A Palatka man was jailed early Wednesday after authorities said he attacked law enforcement, including a K-9, after trespassing into a home. 

Local fire crews responded to reports of smoke at the Georgia-Pacific Palatka plant Wednesday, and officials are working to determine the cause.


Her final game of the 2018-19 girls soccer season as Crescent City High School’s coach turned out to be an 8-0 bea

When the news came to Ross Jones on Monday afternoon, he was in the role of proud papa.


Tim “Pop-Pop” Campbell, 59, of Interlachen, passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019, at Putnam Community Medical Center in Palatka following an extended illness.

Janie Marie Smith, 78, went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. 

Vernon Eugene “Vern” Dusseau Sr., 91, of Interlachen, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at Morton Plant North Bay Hospital in New Port Ritchie following a brief illness. 

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