News Stories

Putnam County didn’t have to look far for its new administrator.

Putnam County School District classrooms will go dark early Monday, as the school board voted 3-2 to send students home early because of the total solar eclipse.

CRESCENT CITY — A first reading to remove “garage apartments” from zoning regulations was heard by Crescent City commissioners during their Aug. 10 regular meeting.

Sports

The Crescent City Raiders ran into an opponent they weren’t expecting Saturday when they participated in a scrimmage for training officials Saturday at Daytona Mainland.

A couple of former Palatka High standouts had their games in high gear Saturday at the latest running of the Schiffty Shootout.

Syler Prince of Palatka won The Bass Federation (TBF) Junior World Championship last Saturday on Lake Waterlee in Camden, S.C., to take home the coveted trophy and a $3,000 scholarship to a college

Obituaries

Chris Efstathion, 86, passed away Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017, after a recent hospitalization.

Sandra I. Loew, 69, passed away unexpectedly Friday, July 28, 2017, at Providence Hospital in Columbia, S.C. Her four children were at her side.

Aldith C. Buchanan, 67, of Palm Coast, transitioned from this life Aug. 13, 2017, at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville.

Arrangements will be announced by Coleman’s Mortuary.