News Stories

Crescent City has a new police chief after a process where the police department, residents and city commission were all given a chance to meet and speak with the candidates.

A West Putnam County fire station received thousands of dollars in grant money, which officials said would help them on their way to renovating the station.  

Nearly five months after the Palatka City Commission fired former City Manager Zeriah Folston, the city has begun to take the steps to find his permanent replacement

Three locations in Putnam County will be hosting a registration drive today that could see people receive federal dollars for repairs for Hurricane Irma damage.

Sports

Finally, the wait is over.

For the first time in Putnam County football history, all three public schools are free agents.

The famous line uttered by the late Bill Bixby’s character David Banner on the TV show “The Incredible Hulk” was “Don’t make me a

Things got interesting with the Crescent City High School boys soccer team holding a 2-1 lead with 20 minutes left

Obituaries

John David Brown, 76, of Palatka, passed away Dec. 13, 2018, at Kindred Hospital North Florida in Green Cove Springs. 

Arrangements are entrusted to E.W. Lawson & Son Funeral Home.

Command Sgt. Maj. Joseph Austin Gay, U.S. Army, (Ret.), 78, of Hawthorne, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, at Putnam Community Medical Center. 

Charles C. “Mac” McIlvaine, 79, of Hollister, passed away Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center in Palatka following an extended illness. 

Josephine Davis-Hall, 69, of Hastings, was born Tuesday, Sept. 27, 1949, to the late Harold Sr. and Jessie Mae (Boynton) Davis. She received her education from the St.