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News May 12, 2021

May 12, 2021

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. A cyberattack targeting Colonial Pipeline, which delivers about 45 percent of the fuel used on the East Coast, is making itself felt in northern Florida including Putnam, St. Johns and Flagler counties. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Tuesday declared a state of emergency and says the impact is being… Read More ›

Local News 5- 11, 2021

13 year old Tristyn Bailey is being remembered foundly by her friends and family. Bailey, was reported missing Sunday and found dead hours later in her St. Johns County neighborhood. A schoolmate at Patriot Oaks Academy, 14-year-old Aiden Fucci, was arrested on a charge of second-degree murder in connection with her death. Bailey was in seventh… Read More ›

Local News 5/10/2021

A body believed to be missing 13-year-old Tristyn Bailey has been discovered in St Johns County. During what deputies called an exhausting search, Bailey’s school’ the Patriot Oaks Academy’ sent out a message to families that said, “If you know Tristyn or have seen her at all, please contact the police. We are asking for… Read More ›

News May 6, 2021

It’s National Day of Prayer in the United States with ceremonies happening around the nation. In Putnam County the service, normally held on the courthouse lawn in Palatka, has been moved to St. James United Methodist Church across from the courthouse on Reid Street due to possible rain. The hour-long service begins at noon and… Read More ›

News May 5, 2021

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. Putnam County holds a National Day of Prayer gathering Thursday in downtown Palatka. The gathering is from noon to 1 p.m. and originally was set for the gazebo at the Putnam County Courthouse. Rain predictions have caused the ceremony to be moved to St. James United Methodist Church… Read More ›

May 4, 2021 News

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. A 25-year old woman died early Monday morning in a crash on Interstate 95 at mile marker 314 in St. Johns County, according to Florida Highway Patrol. Reports say the woman, who was driving a sedan, was headed south on I-95 in the center lane behind a semi-truck…. Read More ›

LOCAL NEWS 5/3/2021

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. Putnam County commissioners hold a Town Hall meeting tonight at 6 p.m. at the GFWC Crescent City Woman’s Club at 604 Summit St./U.S. 17 South. It’s part of an ongoing series by commissioners to give residents a chance to talk with them in their home territories. Downtown Palatka… Read More ›

News April 30, 2021

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. Even as Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staley was giving an update on crime at a public meeting Thursday in Palm Coast, deputies were investigating 20 plus car break-ins in Palm Coast’s K and Z sections. It’s the first time in at least a year that serial car beak-ins… Read More ›

News April 28, 2021

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. St. Johns Ship Building in Putnam County is getting a $1.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation. Newly-elected U.S. Rep. Kat Cammack announced the grant would allow the company to expand its drydock capacity for commercial transportation on the St. Johns River. The grant is part… Read More ›

LOCAL NEWS 4/27/2021

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. A crash with injuries tied up early morning traffic in East Palatka at State Road 207 7 and East Louis Broer Road today. The accident happened at 5:30 a.m. and left southbound lanes blocked for a couple of hours delaying motorists headed to work. Florida Highway Patrol is… Read More ›