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May 2019

Helpful tips on fruit trees

Q:   I just removed the first clump of bananas from my tree. When will it make another? A:    A banana plant only bears once. The stalk should now be cut down which will speed the growth of new suckers, speeding future production. Q:    My [Read More]

May 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

May 28 – Marcia Lane, roving reporter

This news bulletin is brought to you in conjunction with NATKIM Radio. Listen to WPLK (800 AM), WIYD (1260 AM) and WPLK FM (98.3 FM). Heat’s the focus today as temperatures stay high and the rain stays away. Portions of west and south Putnam [Read More]

May 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

$11,000 in scholarships awarded

SAINT AUGUSTINE – Two scholarship recipients announced plans to attend Embry University in Daytona Beach, one will be studying at Anderson University, another student will start her higher education at the community college level and then [Read More]

May 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

Historic marker placed at Gator Farm

SAINT AUGUSTINE – The St. Augustine Historical Society recently replaced the historic marker located on the Alligator Farm property on Anastasia island! The marker tells the story of when the town of St. Augustine was briefly located on [Read More]

May 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

May 27 – Marcia Lane, roving reporter

This news bulletin is brought to you in conjunction with NATKIM Radio. Listen to WPLK (800 AM), WIYD (1260 AM) and WPLK FM (98.3 FM). Memorial Day observances are going on throughout the area today. At 3 p.m. a National Moment of Remembrance will be [Read More]

May 27, 2019 // 0 Comments

Honoring those who serve

SAINT AUGUSTINE – Hundreds of flags have been placed in front of the Lightner Museum/City of St. Augustine building this Memorial Day. Each flag carries the name of an individual who served in the U.S. Armed Forces – both living and [Read More]

May 27, 2019 // 0 Comments

Mellon High School grads celebrate

PALATKA – More than 70 graduates from Mellon High School and their friends and relatives gathered at the Christ Independent Methodist Church fellowship hall, May 9, for the annual class reunion. The event is coordinated by Edwin Reid. As Reid [Read More]

May 24, 2019 // 0 Comments

May 24 – Marcia Lane, roving reporter

This news bulletin is brought to you in conjunction with NATKIM Radio. Listen to WPLK (800 AM), WIYD (1260 AM) and WPLK FM (98.3 FM). Memorial Day is Monday. That means government offices – local, state and federal – will be closed as will post [Read More]

May 24, 2019 // 0 Comments

May 24 – Marcia Lane, roving reporter

This news bulletin is brought to you in conjunction with NATKIM Radio. Listen to WPLK (800 AM), WIYD (1260 AM) and WPLK FM (98.3 FM). The 2018-19 school year is coming to a close. Last day for Putnam and Flagler counties is May 31. In St. Johns [Read More]

May 23, 2019 // 0 Comments