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The Florida Times-Union
Orange Park Farmers' and Arts Market and moreFIRST COASTSJR nursing assistant class registration Registration for St. Johns
Orange Park Farmers' and Arts Market and more
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 hours ago
FIRST COASTSJR nursing assistant class registration Registration for St. Johns River State College nursing assistant class on its Palatka campus is open until Sept. 21. Those interested in registering must complete a background check, drug... Read more
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WTVY Dothan
Florida High School Football Scores From Friday, August 29, 2015Florida Prep Scores Friday's Scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL A
Florida High School Football Scores From Friday, August 29, 2015
WTVY Dothan / Posted 3 days ago
Florida Prep Scores Friday's Scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Apopka 40, Ocoee 6 Archbishop Carroll 22, Pinecrest Preparatory Academy 13 Archbishop McCarthy 21, Barron Collier 14 Armwood 49, Plant City 7 Atlantic Community 49,... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Florida Statewide High School Football ScoresApopka 40, Ocoee 6 Archbishop Carroll 22, Pinecrest Preparatory Academy 13 Ar
Florida Statewide High School Football Scores
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 3 days ago
Apopka 40, Ocoee 6 Archbishop Carroll 22, Pinecrest Preparatory Academy 13 Armwood 49, Plant City 7 Atlantic Community 49, Wellington 7 Avon Park 12, Frostproof 6 Bartram Trail 31, Bishop Kenny 16 Bell 33, Bronson 0 Bishop McLaughlin 49, All... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Law & Order: Teenager recants report of sexual assaultA teenage girl who reported she was sexually battered by a man early Friday rec
Law & Order: Teenager recants report of sexual assault
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
A teenage girl who reported she was sexually battered by a man early Friday recanted her story Friday night and police are no longer investigating the incident as a sexual battery, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. The girl, in her... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Cold Noses: Adoptable Pets of the WeekCold Noses, the Times-Union’s weekly pet column, features pets available for ad
Cold Noses: Adoptable Pets of the Week
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
Cold Noses, the Times-Union’s weekly pet column, features pets available for adoption at local government-run shelters. For more information and photos of all the animals featured, go to jacksonville.com/coldnoses. For more pet news, go to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
High School Football Preview: What to watch for in Week 1High school football season around the region kicks off in full on Friday night
High School Football Preview: What to watch for in Week 1
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
High school football season around the region kicks off in full on Friday night. The Times-Union looks at a busy Week 1 slate, with a slew of rivalry games and a rare Duval vs. Dade County battle: THE HEADLINERS Fleming Island at Clay: The best... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Alleged armed robber arrestedAccording to the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office, a 30-year-old man who they sai
Alleged armed robber arrested
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
According to the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office, a 30-year-old man who they said was on the run for armed robbery was arrested Wednesday and booked into the Putnam County Jail. Deputies said that Corey Equon Jones of San Mateo was found in Palatka... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Putnam County man arrested on armed robbery chargeA 30-year-old man was arrested Wednesday night on an armed robbery charge after
Putnam County man arrested on armed robbery charge
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
A 30-year-old man was arrested Wednesday night on an armed robbery charge after an East Palatka man was attacked and robbed in May in the San Mateo community, according to the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office. Corey Equon Jones of San Mateo remains... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Varsity previews: Osceola through Winter SpringsThe Coach: Doug Nichols, who played three high-school sports and college footba
Varsity previews: Osceola through Winter Springs
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
The Coach: Doug Nichols, who played three high-school sports and college football despite club foot at birth and multiple surgeries. Top Players: DB Carlos Becker (Sr., 6-2, 180), DL T.J. Kelly (Sr., 6-0, 260), RB Laderrien Wilson (Sr., 5-11, 210),... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Local roundup: St. Augustine volleyball tops Palatka in 3 setsThe St. Augustine Yellow Jackets are now 1-0 after defeating Palatka 25-12, 25-
Local roundup: St. Augustine volleyball tops Palatka in 3 sets
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 6 days ago
The St. Augustine Yellow Jackets are now 1-0 after defeating Palatka 25-12, 25-6, 25-12 at home Tuesday to start the season. Madison Canova led the team with 10 aces and 25 assists. Alex Petrilli knocked down 13 kills and Becca Roberts provided three... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
High school football 2015: Class 6A team previews, storylinesHigh School Football Previews CLASS 6A DISTRICT 4-6A Head coach: Marcus Mill
High school football 2015: Class 6A team previews, storylines
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
High School Football Previews CLASS 6A DISTRICT 4-6A Head coach: Marcus Miller (fourth year, 7-23). Last year: 4-6. Key returners: Justin Griffis (LB, Sr., 6-0, 180); Sherman Hart (DT, Sr., 6-3, 235); Brandon Hudson (OL, Sr., 5-11, 245); KJ... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Body cameras now required for Palatka policeThe Palatka Police Department has purchased body cameras for its officers and h
Body cameras now required for Palatka police
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
The Palatka Police Department has purchased body cameras for its officers and has a new policy mandating that they record their calls for service. That means residents in the city of Palatka will now be recorded whenever they deal with police, and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
High school football 2015: Class 5A previews, storylinesHigh School Football Preview CLASS 5A DISTRICT 3-5A Head coach: Steve Brown
High school football 2015: Class 5A previews, storylines
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
High School Football Preview CLASS 5A DISTRICT 3-5A Head coach: Steve Brown (third year, 9-12). Key returners: Tedarius Abrams (DE, Sr., 6-1, 205); Akari Boss (ATH, Jr., 5-10, 170); Jon Chasten (TE, Sr., 6-1, 215); Garret Evins (C, Sr., 6-2,... Read more
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WTVY Dothan
Graceville Falls On The High School Gridiron 42-20 Against South WaltonFlorida High School Football Scoreboard Friday's Scores By The Associated Pre
Graceville Falls On The High School Gridiron 42-20 Against South Walton
WTVY Dothan / Posted 10 days ago
Florida High School Football Scoreboard Friday's Scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Apopka 35, Columbia 14 Astronaut 46, Bayside 13 Barron Collier 44, Dixie Hollins 26 Bartow 38, Mulberry 0 Berean Christian 43, St. John Lutheran... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
‘Friday Night Lights’ Kicks Off Tonight | ESPN Gainesville 95.3 FM – WRUFHigh school football begins tonight with several preseason games, better known
‘Friday Night Lights’ Kicks Off Tonight | ESPN Gainesville 95.3 FM – WRUF
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted 10 days ago
High school football begins tonight with several preseason games, better known as “Kick-Off Classics” around the area. Gainesville High School welcomes Class 8A, Flagler Palm Coast to Citizens Field for the first time. GHS head coach Mark Latsko... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Cold Noses: Adoptable Pets of the WeekCold Noses, the Times-Union’s weekly pet column, features pets available for ad
Cold Noses: Adoptable Pets of the Week
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
Cold Noses, the Times-Union’s weekly pet column, features pets available for adoption at local government-run shelters. For more information and photos of all the animals featured, go to jacksonville.com/coldnoses. For more pet news, go to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Palatka kicks Nippers out of planned riverfront projectThe city of Palatka has pulled the plug on a riverfront project that would have
Palatka kicks Nippers out of planned riverfront project
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
The city of Palatka has pulled the plug on a riverfront project that would have included a Nippers Beach Grille. The Jacksonville Beach restaurant had been chosen as the restaurateur for a new marina. But because Nippers filed for bankruptcy last... Read more
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Key West Citizen
VNA and Hospice partners with Gainesville-based nonprofitVNA and Hospice of the Florida Keys is forming an affiliation with Haven Hospic
VNA and Hospice partners with Gainesville-based nonprofit
Key West Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
VNA and Hospice of the Florida Keys is forming an affiliation with Haven Hospice, a mainland nonprofit serving 18 counties in North Florida. “It’s not really a merger,” Michelle Chennault, VNA’s human resources manager, said Thursday. “An... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Spring Park pool reconstruction contract and moreFIRST COASTNursing program accreditation The four-year nursing program at St.
Spring Park pool reconstruction contract and more
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
FIRST COASTNursing program accreditation The four-year nursing program at St. Johns River State College, with campuses in Orange Park, Palatka and St. Augustine, recently earned accreditation from the Accreditation Commission for Education in... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Bob McNally's Outdoors OutlookExcellent tarpon fishing is underway just offshore beaches from Southeast Georg
Bob McNally's Outdoors Outlook
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
Excellent tarpon fishing is underway just offshore beaches from Southeast Georgia to Matanzas Inlet. Warm east wind has pushed clear water and abundant baitfish tight to the surf and that’s triggering fast action for tarpon, as well as king mackerel,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
St. Augustine 450th guest speaker at Clay Historical Society and moreFIRST COASTSt. Johns River State College gets scholarship check Florida Educat
St. Augustine 450th guest speaker at Clay Historical Society and more
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
FIRST COASTSt. Johns River State College gets scholarship check Florida Education Commissioner Pam Stewart presented a check for about $22,000 to St. Johns River State College, with campuses in Palatka, Orange Park and St. Augustine, for... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
'Dark City' exhibit opens Sept. 3As part of the visiting artist series, Florida School of the Arts will present
'Dark City' exhibit opens Sept. 3
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
As part of the visiting artist series, Florida School of the Arts will present a gallery exhibition for New York-based photographer Lynn Saville. The exhibit will open with a reception on Thursday, Sept. 3, at 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts Gallery located... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Hardeeville names new city managerThe city of Hardeeville has named a new city manager. At a special called city
Hardeeville names new city manager
Bluffton Today / Posted 13 days ago
The city of Hardeeville has named a new city manager. At a special called city council meeting Thursday, council voted 4-0 to appoint to the position Michael Czymbor of Fernandina Beach, Fla., Czymbor brings several years of municipal government... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Sheriff's Office: Artillery shell found in Palatka landfill didn't have fuseAn artillery shell was discovered in a Palatka landfill by an equipment operato
Sheriff's Office: Artillery shell found in Palatka landfill didn't have fuse
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 13 days ago
An artillery shell was discovered in a Palatka landfill by an equipment operator Monday evening. The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office was notified by the landfill supervisor at about 5 p.m. after a “suspicious” object was found, according to a release... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Despite griping, House approves congressional map recommended by staffThere was a load of opposition, but most members of the Florida House approved
Despite griping, House approves congressional map recommended by staff
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
There was a load of opposition, but most members of the Florida House approved a new congressional map Tuesday. The vote was 76-35 in favor of the base map created by staff prior to the start of the special session. Nine Republicans and 26 Democrats... Read more
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Columbia County Observer
Democracy in Florida Remains Lost In Spite of New Maps Posted August 18, 2015 08:55 am | Op-Ed OCCUPIED TALLAHASSEE – They stamp th
Democracy in Florida Remains Lost In Spite of New Maps
Columbia County Observer / Posted 14 days ago
Posted August 18, 2015 08:55 am | Op-Ed OCCUPIED TALLAHASSEE – They stamp their feet, they scream till they’re sick, and hold their breath till they’re blue. They act like 5-year-olds caught... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Updated high school football kickoff classic schedulesA glance at the high school football schedule for this week’s games. Georgia be
Updated high school football kickoff classic schedules
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
A glance at the high school football schedule for this week’s games. Georgia begins its regular season, while teams in Florida hold their kickoff classic preseason games. All games 7 p.m. unless indicated. High school football Glynn Academy at... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
CalaVida arts fest coming to Green Cove SpringsFIRST COASTHockey exhibition game to support Ronald McDonald House“Hockey for t
CalaVida arts fest coming to Green Cove Springs
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
FIRST COASTHockey exhibition game to support Ronald McDonald House“Hockey for the House,” the fourth annual hockey exhibition game to support Ronald McDonald House Charities of Jacksonville, is scheduled 4-7 p.m. Saturday at the Jax Ice and Sports... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Paddling the St. Johns River, from one end to the otherThe St. Johns River is 310 miles long, and you can travel all of it — from its
Paddling the St. Johns River, from one end to the other
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
The St. Johns River is 310 miles long, and you can travel all of it — from its narrow marshes to its broad expanses — by kayak. Northeast Florida residents Andrea Conover and Gus Bianchi made the journey together over a total of 20 days this... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
High School Football Preview: Counting down to kickoffHigh school football season kicks off this week in Georgia and on Aug. 28 in No
High School Football Preview: Counting down to kickoff
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
High school football season kicks off this week in Georgia and on Aug. 28 in North Florida. Here’s a quick look at the 2015 season, including key games to watch, the top players in the area, notable streaks, new faces and top recruits. PRIME-TIME... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Bookmarks: Awards, appearances, releasesBest-selling Jacksonville author Charles Martin discusses his latest novel, “Wa
Bookmarks: Awards, appearances, releases
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
Best-selling Jacksonville author Charles Martin discusses his latest novel, “Water from My Heart,” at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Adult Summer Learning Series at the Mandarin branch library, 3330 Kori Road. Central Florida author Jeanne Moon Farmer... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tia Mitchell: St. Johns County residents speak up on redistricting, you should tooWe are at the halfway point of the Legislature’s special session to redraw the
Tia Mitchell: St. Johns County residents speak up on redistricting, you should too
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
We are at the halfway point of the Legislature’s special session to redraw the state’s 27 congressional seats. (Third time’s a charm.) I was walking to a hearing on the proposed maps recently when I overheard members of the sergeant-at-arms staff —... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Florida School of the Arts announces new seasonFIRST COASTCamp Safe HavenHaven Hospice is offering “Camp Safe Haven – A Grief
Florida School of the Arts announces new season
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
FIRST COASTCamp Safe HavenHaven Hospice is offering “Camp Safe Haven – A Grief Support Experience” for children ages 6-12 who have experienced the death of a loved one, from 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, at Shepherd of the Woods Lutheran... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Cold Noses: Adoptable Pets of the WeekCold Noses, the Times-Union’s weekly pet column, features pets available for ad
Cold Noses: Adoptable Pets of the Week
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
Cold Noses, the Times-Union’s weekly pet column, features pets available for adoption at local government-run shelters. For more information and photos of all the animals featured, go to jacksonville.com/coldnoses. For more pet news, go to... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
North Florida woman charged in chain-saw theft spreePolice have arrested a north Florida woman in connection with a spree of chain
North Florida woman charged in chain-saw theft spree
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 18 days ago
Police have arrested a north Florida woman in connection with a spree of chain saw thefts. The Putnam County Sheriff's Office reports that 28-year-old Bettie Joanne Mitchell is being held on four counts of larceny and two counts of resisting an... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Environmentalists appeal to protect Silver Springs from aquifer pumpingFearing the state has sanctioned further harm to one of Florida's first tourism
Environmentalists appeal to protect Silver Springs from aquifer pumping
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
Fearing the state has sanctioned further harm to one of Florida's first tourism treasures, Silver Springs, two environmental groups are seeking to overturn an aquifer-pumping permit issued to a ranch belonging to a Canadian billionaire. A notice of... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
North Florida woman charged in chain-saw theft spreePALATKA, Fla. (AP) — Police have arrested a north Florida woman in connection w
North Florida woman charged in chain-saw theft spree
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 19 days ago
PALATKA, Fla. (AP) — Police have arrested a north Florida woman in connection with a spree of chain saw thefts. The Putnam County Sheriff's Office reports that 28-year-old Bettie Joanne Mitchell is being held on four counts of larceny and two counts... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Woman jailed in chain-saw theft spree, deputies sayPALATKA — Police have arrested a north Florida woman in connection with a spree
Woman jailed in chain-saw theft spree, deputies say
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
PALATKA — Police have arrested a north Florida woman in connection with a spree of chain saw thefts. The Putnam County Sheriff's Office reports that 28-year-old Bettie Joanne Mitchell is being held on four counts of larceny and two counts of... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Woman accused of stealing chain saws from Palatka Lowe's storePolice arrested a north Florida woman in connection with a spree of chain saw t
Woman accused of stealing chain saws from Palatka Lowe's store
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 19 days ago
Police arrested a north Florida woman in connection with a spree of chain saw thefts. The Putnam County Sheriff's Office reports that Bettie Mitchell, 28, is being held on four counts of larceny and two counts of resisting an officer. Authorities... Read more
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FOX 35 Orlando
5 Things to Know in Florida for August 13Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked ab
5 Things to Know in Florida for August 13
FOX 35 Orlando / Posted 19 days ago
Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. DEPUTY SHOT IN STABLE CONDITION AFTER BEING SHOT IN THIGH A manhunt is underway for a suspect who fired shots at three Hillsborough County Sheriff's deputies... Read more
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FOX 35 Orlando
North Florida woman charged in chain-saw theft spreePALATKA, Fla. (AP) - Police have arrested a north Florida woman in connection w
North Florida woman charged in chain-saw theft spree
FOX 35 Orlando / Posted 19 days ago
PALATKA, Fla. (AP) - Police have arrested a north Florida woman in connection with a spree of chain saw thefts. The Putnam County Sheriff's Office reports that 28-year-old Bettie Joanne Mitchell is being held on four counts of larceny and two counts... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Law & Order: Motorcyclist killed in crash with carA Georgia motorcyclist was killed Tuesday in a Nassau County crash when he stru
Law & Order: Motorcyclist killed in crash with car
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
A Georgia motorcyclist was killed Tuesday in a Nassau County crash when he struck a car turning left in his path in Hilliard, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Forrest Allan Maxwell, 52, of Hartsfield was eastbound on County Road 108 about... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Interlachen woman jailed after chain saws stolen from Palatka storeA 28-year-old Interlachen woman is behind bars on multiple larceny charges afte
Interlachen woman jailed after chain saws stolen from Palatka store
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 20 days ago
A 28-year-old Interlachen woman is behind bars on multiple larceny charges after a chain-saw theft spree saw four stolen over three days from the same Lowe’s store at 500 N. Florida19 in Palatka, according to the Putnam County Sheriff’s... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Fla. woman steals four chainsaws worth $1,296An Interlachen woman felt like four chainsaws was more than enough, and paying
Fla. woman steals four chainsaws worth $1,296
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 20 days ago
An Interlachen woman felt like four chainsaws was more than enough, and paying for them was just out of the question, when she took them from a Lowe’s store last week. Bettie Mitchell, 28, made off with four chainsaws, worth a total of $1,296, when... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Deputies: Woman steals 4 chainsaws from hardware storeA 28-year-old Interlachen woman is accused of stealing four chainsaws from a Lo
Deputies: Woman steals 4 chainsaws from hardware store
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 20 days ago
A 28-year-old Interlachen woman is accused of stealing four chainsaws from a Lowe's store in Palatka, the Putnam County Sheriff's Office said. Deputies said Bettie Mitchell engaged in a three-day shoplifting spree and took four chainsaws worth a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Interlachen woman jailed after chain saws stolen from Palatka storeA 28-year-old Interlachen woman is behind bars on multiple larceny charges afte
Interlachen woman jailed after chain saws stolen from Palatka store
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 20 days ago
A 28-year-old Interlachen woman is behind bars on multiple larceny charges after a chain saw spree saw four stolen over three days from the same Lowe’s store at 500 Highway 19 N. in Palatka, according to the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office. Bettie J.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Baby, meth and acid-gas container found in Florida couple's car, deputies sayAuthorities arrested a Palm Coast couple early Monday on charges of possession
Baby, meth and acid-gas container found in Florida couple's car, deputies say
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
Authorities arrested a Palm Coast couple early Monday on charges of possession of methamphetamine after investigators found a baby in their car with a bag of the drug and portable meth-lab container next to the child, according to the Putnam County... Read more
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NBC Miami
Mom Accused of Kidnapping Daughter Due in CourtMegan Elizabeth Everett, 23, was arrested in Palatka in north central Florida,
Mom Accused of Kidnapping Daughter Due in Court
NBC Miami / Posted 20 days ago
Megan Elizabeth Everett, 23, was arrested in Palatka in north central Florida, by FBI special agents and Putnam County Sheriff's Deputies earlier this month after more than a year in hiding. Everett was wanted for the May 2014 kidnapping of her... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida man bitten on backside by rattlesnakeThe report marks the second Putnam County man to be bitten in the last three we
Florida man bitten on backside by rattlesnake
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
The report marks the second Putnam County man to be bitten in the last three weeks. The 911 call came from Palatka, according to Putnam County Fire Rescue. The man was taken to a local hospital before being airlifted to UF Health Shands in... Read more
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FOX 35 Orlando
5 Things to Know in Florida for August 12Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked ab
5 Things to Know in Florida for August 12
FOX 35 Orlando / Posted 20 days ago
Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. ASSISTED LIVING RESIDENTS, STETSON UNIVERSITY STUDENTS TO SHARE BUILDING THIS FALL About 85 Stetson students will be living in the upper floors of a newly... Read more
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