Hanging it Up for Good


A bloodhound with seven years of experience with the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office is quitting his day job.

District celebrates graduation rate leap


The Putnam County School District has achieved a 90.1% graduation rate for the 2019-2020 school year, a smidgen over the state average, the state Department of Education reported this week.

School Closures Recommended


The Putnam County School District may close five schools to ensure its financial stability and avoid laying off employees in a 10-year plan that would involve building new facilities.