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December 10, 2019

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. Needed: 5,000 jars of jelly. The Putnam County Feed the Need Backpack program is seeking the jelly to go with peanut butter donated by Jif for the program that gives kids in need food for over the weekends. With Christmas vacation coming up that means some kids won’t… Read More ›

December 9, 2019

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. Santa was busy this weekend in Putnam, Flagler and St. Johns counties arriving by car, sleigh and even parachute in the case of Flagler Beach. More events coming this weekend including the Advent Concert at noon Wednesday at St. James United Methodist Church in Palatka, the lighted boat… Read More ›

DECEMBER 5, 2019

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. A woman has been lifeflighted to an area hospital after an auto accident this morning on State Road 100 and Caraway Church Road in Putnam County. Florida Highway Patrol is working the wreck that happened around 7 a.m. The roadway is open. For the second year in a… Read More ›

December 4, 2019

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. Florida Highway Patrol reports a fatality in an auto accident early this morning in the Putnam Hall area. Roads were closed in the area and traffic diverted after the accident reported at 6:41 a.m. at State Road 100 and Belle Road. The accident is under investigation. Haven Hospice… Read More ›

December 3, 2019

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. A bit of shivering going on this morning as temperatures took a dip into the 30s and some people reported seeing frost in the Palatka area. Expect chilly weather to continue for the next several days. Cold weather shelters are open in the area. Among those not noticing… Read More ›

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December 2, 2019

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. Christmas is in the air as Cyber Monday brings out the online shoppers. Palatka got in the spirit Friday with the arrival of Santa preceded by 107 groups ranging from the City of Palatka Police to the St. Johns River Sate College RN Association taking part in the… Read More ›

November 27, 2019

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter, wishing you a Happy Thanksgiving. A 14-year-old Interlachen youth faces second-degree felony charges after a tip led Putnam County Sheriff’s Office to investigate a potential shooting threat at Q.I. Roberts Jr.-Sr. High School. Joshua Patterson, 14, was taken to the Department of Juvenile Justice facility in Daytona Beach… Read More ›

November 26, 2019

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. People are gearing down for Thanksgiving. A reminder schools are closed in Flagler County all this week while Putnam County schools have early release today and will be out for the rest of the week. St. Johns County schools are closed Thursday and Friday. Most government offices will… Read More ›

November 25, 2019

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. Thanksgiving will mean extra long holidays for Putnam, St. Johns and Flagler county students. Flagler schools are out all this week beginning today. Putnam schools will be closed Wednesday through Friday with an early release on Tuesday. St. Johns County schools will be closed Wednesday through Friday. Expect… Read More ›