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Miscounts Stretch Marathon Canvassing Board Meeting to 16 Hours, Ending After Midnight

| October 30, 2014

Miscounts Stretch Marathon Canvassing Board Meeting to 16 Hours, Ending After Midnight

Aside from Supervisor Kimberle Weeks hiring a stenographer without the Canvassing Board's authorization, the meeting Thursday was dominated by attempts to reconcile a four-ballot

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“Epic Moment in Palm Coast’s History” as New City Hall Breaks Ground at Town Center

| October 30, 2014

“Epic Moment in Palm Coast’s History” as New City Hall Breaks Ground at Town Center

Mayor Jon Netts celebrated the occasion in words that richly threaded Palm Coast’s nomadic years to Wednesday’s moment, turning symbolism into masonry as he

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Flagler Detention Deputy of the Year Twice Reprimanded for Sexual Improprieties With Inmates in Last 2 Years

| October 29, 2014

Flagler Detention Deputy of the Year Twice Reprimanded for Sexual Improprieties With Inmates in Last 2 Years

Deputy Randy Stephen Vickers was disciplined in May for having a relationship with a repeat offender and inmate and two years ago for asking

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From Heroes to Suspects and Back Again: All Charges Dropped For European Village Saviors

| October 29, 2014

From Heroes to Suspects and Back Again: All Charges Dropped For European Village Saviors

The three young Palm Coast residents who stopped an Uzi-yielding assailant at European Village in March spent the next six months fighting bogus charges

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Palm Coast Broods as Ruling Declares Key Step in Red-Light Camera Ticketing Illegal

| October 28, 2014

Palm Coast Broods as Ruling Declares Key Step in Red-Light Camera Ticketing Illegal

You may be better off not paying your red-light camera ticket in light of a court decision declaring issuance of those tickets illegal. Palm

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As Bunnell Cancels Christmas and Potato Festival, Private Group Aims to Save Both

| October 28, 2014

As Bunnell Cancels Christmas and Potato Festival, Private Group Aims to Save Both

Bunnell cancelled all special events to close a $1 million deficit, and the Flagler Chamber is unable to run the annual Potato Festival, but

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Jared Parkey, Flagler Firefighter Shot in Road Rage Incident, Sentenced to 2 Years’ Probation

| October 28, 2014

Jared Parkey, Flagler Firefighter Shot in Road Rage Incident, Sentenced to 2 Years’ Probation

Jared Parkey was twice shot on U.S. 1 by ex-Flagler Beach cop Nathaniel Juratovac last year. Juratovac is serving a 4-year prison sentence. Parkey

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Ex-Felon Accused of Bludgeoning Wife to Death in St. Pete Arrested in Palm Coast

| October 28, 2014

Ex-Felon Accused of Bludgeoning Wife to Death in St. Pete Arrested in Palm Coast

A blue Chevy Cavalier that police agencies across the state had been placed on alert for was found in the parking lot of the

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“I Know I Should Have Died on US 1”: Jack Howell Survives Another Bike Crash

| October 27, 2014

“I Know I Should Have Died on US 1”: Jack Howell Survives Another Bike Crash

Teens-in-Flight chief Jack Howell, the retired Marine Colonel, was riding at 60 mph in the annual Frank Celico fund-raising ride Saturday when a tire

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Please Don’t Take a Seat: Flagler Schools Start Adapting to Stand-Up Desks in Fitness Push

| October 27, 2014

Please Don’t Take a Seat: Flagler Schools Start Adapting to Stand-Up Desks in Fitness Push

A new trend is emerging at Flagler schools. It's now all about “active learning,” a teaching style aimed at promoting better health and academic

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A Play Palm Coast Can Identify With: “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” at CRT

| October 25, 2014

A Play Palm Coast Can Identify With: “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” at CRT

Nurse Ratched and Mac Murphy duel in an asylum in a war of wills between an authoritarian hag and a master of insubordination, for

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24-Year-Old Woman Shot in Road Rage Incident on I-95, Suspects in Mercedes Flee

| October 24, 2014

24-Year-Old Woman Shot in Road Rage Incident on I-95, Suspects in Mercedes Flee

The incident took place at 3:17 p.m. near mile marker 290, about a mile north of the intersection with Palm Coast Parkway, in the

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Charlie Crist Takes 3-Point Lead in Latest Quinnipiac Poll, With Boost from Independents

| October 30, 2014

Charlie Crist Takes 3-Point Lead in Latest Quinnipiac Poll, With Boost from Independents

The numbers suggest that independents, who decide most close elections in Florida, are migrating to Crist and may have been alienated by Scott's negative ad blitz.

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I Had a Stroke at 29

| October 29, 2014

I Had a Stroke at 29

Two weeks after her then-fiancé proposed to her, Kari Cobham had a stroke. The former News-Journal reporter and current executive producer of social media for Orlando's WFTV writes of her experience for the first time,

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Crist Reaches Out to Democratic Base in Home Stretch, With a Stop in Daytona Beach

| October 29, 2014

Crist Reaches Out to Democratic Base in Home Stretch, With a Stop in Daytona Beach

From now until Tuesday, Crist will shake hands and pose for pictures with black supporters in places such as Sarasota and Daytona Beach and focus on the Democratic stronghold of South Florida, all designed to

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Sanford, Ferguson, Tallahassee: When Cops Act Like Vigilantes

| October 28, 2014

<i>Sanford, Ferguson, Tallahassee:</i> When Cops Act Like Vigilantes

When police from Sanford to Tallahassee protect themselves or FSU football players and sit on information that should be disclosed and vigorously pursued, they invite mistrust and charges of a cover-up.

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Sheldon Adelson Adds $1 Million to Fight Against Medical Pot Legalization

| October 28, 2014

Sheldon Adelson Adds $1 Million to Fight Against Medical Pot Legalization

Sheldon Adelson had contributed $5 million of the $5,842,897 raised by the "Drug Free Florida Committee" as of Sunday. The committee also spent $1,254,013 in mid-October and reported an overall spending total of $5,582,772.

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Florida Tries Again to End Decade-Old Lawsuit Calling State’s Children’s Health Care Inadequate

| October 27, 2014

Florida Tries Again to End Decade-Old Lawsuit Calling State’s Children’s Health Care Inadequate

The state Agency for Health Care Administration is making a renewed attempt to scuttle a nearly decade-old lawsuit alleging the state's Medicaid program has not provided adequate care for low-income children.

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Flagler Jail Bookings and Sheriff’s Daily Incident Reports by Shift Commanders

| October 27, 2014

Flagler Jail Bookings and Sheriff’s Daily Incident Reports by Shift Commanders

Daily Flagler county jail bookings and night shift and day shift commanders' reports on Palm Coast-Flagler crime and other incidents investigated by Sheriff's deputies, with archived history of reports.

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Ebola Isn’t a Problem in the U.S.
Hysteria and Xenophobia Are.

| October 26, 2014

Ebola Isn’t a Problem in the U.S. <br />Hysteria and Xenophobia Are.

There is not going to be an Ebola epidemic in the United States. There isn't one now. But there is a an epidemic of hysteria and cowardice that's costing more lives in Africa, and that

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As 32 States Now Recognize Gay Marriage, Pam Bondi Files Latest Delaying Tactic

| October 26, 2014

As 32 States Now Recognize Gay Marriage, Pam Bondi Files Latest Delaying Tactic

Same-sex couples should continue to be prevented from getting married in Florida until a legal battle plays out about the constitutionality of the state's gay-marriage ban, Attorney General Pam Bondi said in a federal-court filing.

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FlaglerLive Was Hacked by a Turkish Nut Case With an Allah Complex, But We’re Back

| October 23, 2014

FlaglerLive Was Hacked by a Turkish Nut Case With an Allah Complex, But We’re Back

FlaglerLive was the target of a malicious attack Thursday from an Islamist based in Southwest Turkey. The attack was overridden in late afternoon but exposed the sort of vulnerabilities that much larger news organizations have

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Gunman and Accomplice Sought After Armed Robbery at Outlet Mall’s Jewelry Store on SR16

| October 22, 2014

Gunman and Accomplice Sought After Armed Robbery at Outlet Mall’s Jewelry Store on SR16

At 10:20 this morning a masked man authorities are describing as "possibly black" robbed the Zales Jewelry store at 2700 State Road 16, one of the stores at the Premium Outlets mall south of St.

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Crist and Scott Deadlocked at 42% in Latest Quinnipiac Poll as Early Voting Begins

| October 22, 2014

Crist and Scott Deadlocked at 42% in Latest Quinnipiac Poll as Early Voting Begins

Among those who have already voted, the poll found Crist leading by 5 points--42 to 38, with Wyllie getting just 3 percent. Scott's trump card is his ready millions of dollars, Crist's is the younger

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Arts in Palm Coast & Flagler Flagler Beach Attorney Scott Spradley Marks 25th Year With Pier-Timbred Gift to City Commission

Flagler Beach Attorney Scott Spradley Marks 25th Year With Pier-Timbred Gift to City Commission

Flagler Beach attorney Scott Spradley will present a 6 foot by 3 foot photograph on canvass of the pier, which he took, to the City Commission on Oct. 9 as a gift marking

Oct 1, 2014 / More »
Flagler 911 Jared Parkey, Flagler Firefighter Shot in Road Rage Incident, Sentenced to 2 Years’ Probation

Jared Parkey, Flagler Firefighter Shot in Road Rage Incident, Sentenced to 2 Years’ Probation

Jared Parkey was twice shot on U.S. 1 by ex-Flagler Beach cop Nathaniel Juratovac last year. Juratovac is serving a 4-year prison sentence. Parkey had faced a felony charge and prison time before

Oct 28, 2014 / More »
Rights & Liberties Miscounts Stretch Marathon Canvassing Board Meeting to 16 Hours, Ending After Midnight

Miscounts Stretch Marathon Canvassing Board Meeting to 16 Hours, Ending After Midnight

Aside from Supervisor Kimberle Weeks hiring a stenographer without the Canvassing Board's authorization, the meeting Thursday was dominated by attempts to reconcile a four-ballot difference.

Oct 30, 2014 / More »
The Live Wire Flagler Jail Bookings and Sheriff’s Daily Incident Reports by Shift Commanders

Flagler Jail Bookings and Sheriff’s Daily Incident Reports by Shift Commanders

Daily Flagler county jail bookings and night shift and day shift commanders' reports on Palm Coast-Flagler crime and other incidents investigated by Sheriff's deputies, with archived history of reports.

Oct 27, 2014 / More »
Pierre Tristam Ebola Isn’t a Problem in the U.S. <br />Hysteria and Xenophobia Are.

Ebola Isn’t a Problem in the U.S.
Hysteria and Xenophobia Are.

There is not going to be an Ebola epidemic in the United States. There isn't one now. But there is a an epidemic of hysteria and cowardice that's costing more lives in Africa,

Oct 26, 2014 / More »
Jo Ann Nahirny PERT: Why Flagler Students Are Forced to Take the Stupidest Test You’ve Never Heard Of

PERT: Why Flagler Students Are Forced to Take the Stupidest Test You’ve Never Heard Of

Why are a slew of high achievers at Matanzas High School and FPC who have already succeeded in various courses having to take the so-called Post Secondary Educational Readiness Test on top

May 14, 2014 / More »
Steve Robinson The Only Immigration “Crisis” Is America’s Refusal to Take In Children With Open Arms

The Only Immigration “Crisis” Is America’s Refusal to Take In Children With Open Arms

What are we to make of people who will stand in front of a TV camera and say they don’t want “those” people in their town? What are we to make of people

Jul 17, 2014 / More »
Guest Columns I Had a Stroke at 29

I Had a Stroke at 29

Two weeks after her then-fiancé proposed to her, Kari Cobham had a stroke. The former News-Journal reporter and current executive producer of social media for Orlando's WFTV writes of her experience for the

Oct 29, 2014 / More »
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Miscounts Stretch Marathon Canvassing Board Meeting to 16 Hours, Ending After Midnight »

Miscounts Stretch Marathon Canvassing Board Meeting to 16 Hours, Ending After Midnight

Aside from Supervisor Kimberle Weeks hiring a stenographer without the Canvassing Board's authorization, the meeting Thursday was dominated by attempts to reconcile a four-ballot difference.

Oct 30 2014 / 6 comments / Read More »

“Epic Moment in Palm Coast’s History” as New City Hall Breaks Ground at Town Center »

“Epic Moment in Palm Coast’s History” as New City Hall Breaks Ground at Town Center

Mayor Jon Netts celebrated the occasion in words that richly threaded Palm Coast’s nomadic years to Wednesday’s moment, turning symbolism into masonry as he spoke of the building representing unity, diversity and energy.

Oct 30 2014 / 8 comments / Read More »

Flagler Detention Deputy of the Year Twice Reprimanded for Sexual Improprieties With Inmates in Last 2 Years »

Flagler Detention Deputy of the Year Twice Reprimanded for Sexual Improprieties With Inmates in Last 2 Years

Deputy Randy Stephen Vickers was disciplined in May for having a relationship with a repeat offender and inmate and two years ago for asking an inmate, jokingly, if she’d like to be sexually assaulted.

Oct 29 2014 / 15 comments / Read More »
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Flagler Jail Bookings and Sheriff’s Daily Incident Reports by Shift Commanders »

Flagler Jail Bookings and Sheriff’s Daily Incident Reports by Shift CommandersDaily Flagler county jail bookings and night shift and day shift commanders' reports on Palm Coast-Flagler crime and other incidents investigated by Sheriff's deputies, with

Oct 27 2014 / No comment / Read More »
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