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With diplomas in hands, the first crop of local high school seniors in the class of 2019 walked across the graduation stage and into the next phase of life Friday. 

Russian hackers infiltrated two Florida counties’ voting information during the 2016 election, but the local elections chief said state and federal officials have not told him whether Putnam County

County officials are expecting to renew its agreement with the law firm tasked to serve as interim counsel as its search for a new county attorney is taking longer than anticipated.


ST. JOHNS – The Palatka Panthers can still score quickly.

Carl Guinn and Darrell Finley of Macclenny won the Wolfson Children’s Hospital (WCH) VIP Bass Tournament with a fi

The dream became reality Tuesday night at Rotary Park as Peniel Baptist Academy finished a 12-2 throttling of Jack


Diane Elizabeth Longmire, 60, of Middleburg, entered the sunset of life Monday, May 6, 2019, at Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville. 

Earnest “Boe-Jack” Valentine Jr., 70, of Palatka, peacefully entered eternal rest Friday, May 10, 2019, surrounded by his devoted wife and family at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center. 

William “Buddy” Fuqua, 84, of East Palatka, passed away May 16, 2019, at Lakewood Nursing Center.

E.W. Lawson & Son is in charge of arrangements.

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