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Jackie Smith, Support Professional of the Year for the Putnam County Schools 2021 at WIYD/WPLK

Ash Wednesday Cross on the Forehead of Mary

Sandra G picks up trash for our Pick it up Putnam. Send us your “trashy” picture to be entered into our monthly drawing for a good bag.

Mary Makie Connor Saucier just got her second COVID shot. Thanks, Putnam County Health Department for doing it right!

Ashley Tilton Putnam County Teacher of the Year with George DeLoach live on WIYD and WPLK

PICK IT UP PUTNAM! George and Mary invite you to pick up trash and send that “trashy picture” to us at to win prizes!

Top 60 Greatest Top 40 Finales (1960-89)

The following is a list of the Top 60 greatest last Top 40 hits for established artists (five or more Top 40 hits) that peaked between the years 1960-89: 1. Abracadabra–Steve Miller Band (#1, 1982) 2. Do That To Me One More Time–Captain & Tennille (#1, 1980) 3. Please Don’t Go–KC & The Sunshine Band… Read More ›

March 19, 2020

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. A crash involving a train caused a fatality in St. Augustine this morning, according to the St. Augustine Police Department. The crash occurred in the area of North Ponce de Leon Boulevard and Saragossa Street. Traffic was blocked and had to be rerouted. The accident is under investigation…. Read More ›

March 18, 2020

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. Despite concerns by election officials, voters turned out for Tuesday’s Presidential Preference Primary although early voting and voting by mail helped up turnout percentages. In Putnam County voter turnout was 21.76 percent. In Flagler County 33.44 percent and in St. Johns County 24.63 percent. Area counties followed the… Read More ›

March 13, 2020

This is Marcia Lane, your roving reporter. As coronavirus concerns continue spreading, events, festivals and fairs are being cancelled. Among sporting events it’s The Players Championship in Ponte Vedra Beach. First word was golfers would continue play today through Sunday but without spectators. Now the decision is the PGA tournament is off as will be… Read More ›