News Stories

Local residents will soon have to purchase bearded dragons, yellow-bellied turtles and other pets elsewhere after a local pet store closes at the end of the month. 

Authorities are looking for a man who is said to have approached and offered massages to women in downtown Palatka.

The Putnam County School District board voted unanimously Tuesday to sign off on an updated letter of support for a local charter school’s loan application.

The Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday will hear a presentation advocating for funding of a project to revitalize downtown Palatka at its meeting.

Sports

The District 5-6A matchup between Palatka and Ponte Vedra was close, just like the last time the two teams met at

The result was far from what Interlachen High School girls basketball coach Kim Troiano had in mind Thursday night

The showdown is ready for tonight.

Coach Ron Whitehurst saw his Interlachen High School girls weightlifting team easily run away with the District 7-

Obituaries

Theresha C. Bland, 73, of Riverhead, N.Y., entered the sunset of life Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, at Kanas Center of Hospice Care in Quiogue, N.Y. 

Lawrence “Clifford” Goss Sr., 79, of Palatka, entered the sunset of life on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at Orange Park Medical Center. 

Leroix “LeRoy” Hampton III, 56, of Atlanta, entered the sunset of life Jan. 7, 2019, at Emory Hospital in Atlanta. 

Curtis George Lewis III, 56, of Beach Park, Ill., entered the sunset of life Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, at Marshak Family Hospice Care Center in Glenview, Ill.