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Felony Child Abuse and Battery on Cop Charges for Father Upset His Daughter Was Taking Video of Argument

| August 20, 2018

Felony Child Abuse and Battery on Cop Charges for Father Upset His Daughter Was Taking Video of Argument

Brian Dobis, a 61-year-old resident of East Lake Drive in Palm Coast, faces three felony charges, including child abuse and assaulting a law enforcement

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Where School Board Candidates Stand on Exceptional Student Education (ESE)

| August 20, 2018

Where School Board Candidates Stand on Exceptional Student Education (ESE)

Complete video interviews of Flagler County School Board board candidates by the Flagler Exceptional Student Education Support Group.

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Eddie Branquinho, Palm Coast City Council Candidate: The Live Interview

| August 17, 2018

Eddie Branquinho, Palm Coast City Council Candidate: The Live Interview

Eddie Branquinho is a candidate for Palm Coast City Council. All registered voters in the city may cast a ballot in that non-partisan election regardless

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At Buddy Taylor Middle, Dress-Code Violation Escalates to Arrest Over Threats of Suicide and School Shooting

| August 17, 2018

At Buddy Taylor Middle, Dress-Code Violation Escalates to Arrest Over Threats of Suicide and School Shooting

The arrest of a 15-year-old student at Buddy Taylor Middle School Thursday is the year's first instance of a student allegedly threatening an attack

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Suspect Pulls Gun on Deputy Duenas, Who For 2nd Time in 9 Months Shows Grit and Restraint

| August 17, 2018

Suspect Pulls Gun on Deputy Duenas, Who For 2nd Time in 9 Months Shows Grit and Restraint

Flagler Sheriff's deputy Jonathon Duenas Wednesday evening was confronted with a man with a gun and immediately disarmed him, the second time in nine

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Abby Romaine-Greg Hansen Debate Collapses Amid Muddy Accusations and Unanswered Questions

| August 16, 2018

Abby Romaine-Greg Hansen Debate Collapses Amid Muddy Accusations and Unanswered Questions

Incumbent Greg Hansen had agreed to County Commission candidate Abby Romaine's debate proposal only to pull out, making accusations she says are baseless as

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In Second Attempt, Bunnell Commission Will Interview 4 Candidates for City Manager

| August 16, 2018

In Second Attempt, Bunnell Commission Will Interview 4 Candidates for City Manager

In Bunnell's latest round of interviews, candidates include one from Iowa, one from Massachusetts, and two from Florida. Interviews are slated for Monday and

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John Tipton, Palm Coast City Council Candidate: The Live Interview

| August 15, 2018

John Tipton, Palm Coast City Council Candidate: The Live Interview

John Tipton is a candidate for Palm Coast City Council. All registered voters in the city may cast a ballot in that non-partisan election regardless

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Flagler’s Elections Supervisor Urges Confidence in Voting System: Your Ballot Won’t Be Hacked

| August 15, 2018

Flagler’s Elections Supervisor Urges Confidence in Voting System: Your Ballot Won’t Be Hacked

Flagler County Elections Supervisor Kaiti Lenhart outlines the latest measures to make the county's election system hack-proof and challenges voters to turn out and

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In Two Days in Flagler, Two Overdoses, Three Incidents With Opioids, One Involving a 1-Year-Old

| August 15, 2018

In Two Days in Flagler, Two Overdoses, Three Incidents With Opioids, One Involving a 1-Year-Old

A 48-hour period in Flagler and Palm Coast saw the varied aspects of opioids' effects--in overdoses, in arrests, in court--pointing to signs of

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Corinne Hermle, Palm Coast City Council Candidate: The Live Interview

| August 14, 2018

Corinne Hermle, Palm Coast City Council Candidate: The Live Interview

Corinne Hermle is a candidate for Palm Coast City Council. All registered voters in the city may cast a ballot in that non-partisan election regardless

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Florida Hospital Flagler Will Change Name to AdventHealth Palm Coast in Companywide Rebranding

| August 14, 2018

Florida Hospital Flagler Will Change Name to AdventHealth Palm Coast in Companywide Rebranding

The change to AdventHealth Palm Coast, by Jan. 2, is part of a company-wide rebranding across all 47 Adventist Health System hospitals and dozens

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Bank Closes Campaign Account of Florida Candidate Who Advocates for Medical Marijuana

| August 20, 2018

Bank Closes Campaign Account of Florida Candidate Who Advocates for Medical Marijuana

Nikki Fried, a lawyer running for Commissioner of Agriculture, once lobbied for medical-marijuana operators and helped shape the state’s laws and regulations regarding pot.

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Today’s Flagler Jail Bookings, Crime and Incident Reports for Palm Coast, Flagler Beach and Bunnell

| August 20, 2018

Today’s Flagler Jail Bookings, Crime and Incident Reports for Palm Coast, Flagler Beach and Bunnell

Palm Coast and Flagler County jail bookings, day and night shift commanders' crime and incident reports investigated by Sheriff's deputies and archive.

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Monday Briefing: Bunnell Bypass, Industrial Building at Airport, Trial Week, Manager Interviews, Heat Index 102

| August 20, 2018

Monday Briefing: Bunnell Bypass, Industrial Building at Airport,  Trial Week, Manager Interviews, Heat Index 102

The Flagler County Commission considers major grants to build the Bunnell bypass and to build an industrial structure at the county airport, the Bunnell commission interviews two candidates, classes begin at Bethune-Cookman.

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Purdue Pharma’s OxyContin Sales Pitch Downplayed Risks Of Opioid Addiction

| August 19, 2018

Purdue Pharma’s OxyContin Sales Pitch Downplayed Risks Of Opioid Addiction

More than 1,500 pending civil lawsuits, filed mostly by state and local governments, allege that deceptive marketing claims helped fuel a national epidemic of opioid addiction and thousands of overdose deaths.

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I Grew Up In the Segregated South. For Me, Supreme Court Rulings Are Personal.

| August 17, 2018

I Grew Up In the Segregated South. For Me, Supreme Court Rulings Are Personal.

The author shares her grave concern for what Brett Kavanaugh’s influence could mean for communities of color, women, the LGBTQ community, and others who’ve fought to advance civil rights.

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Four Republicans Vying to Replace Putnam as Agriculture Commissioner Battle Lack of Recognition

| August 17, 2018

Four Republicans Vying to Replace Putnam as Agriculture Commissioner Battle Lack of Recognition

The Aug. 28 Republican primary for agriculture commissioner has featured some sniping over issues such as campaign money and Second Amendment support, with the sparring mostly occurring between state Rep. Matt Caldwell of North Fort

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Weekend Briefing: Bus Driver Appreciation, Early Voting Begins, Clergy Politics, Lincoln Day Dinner, DSC Enrollment Day

| August 17, 2018

Weekend Briefing: Bus Driver Appreciation, Early Voting Begins, Clergy Politics, Lincoln Day Dinner, DSC Enrollment Day

Early voting begins Saturday, Enrollment Saturday at Daytona State, Rabbi Merrill Shapiro on politicized clergy, "Senior Crime," Flagler Palm Coast High School v. Atlantic High Friday evening.

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Gwen Graham’s Bid for Governor Tries to Make History But a Legacy Can Be Double-Edged

| August 16, 2018

Gwen Graham’s Bid for Governor Tries to Make History But a Legacy Can Be Double-Edged

Gwen Graham, a former one-term member of Congress, could make history this fall by being elected Florida’s first female governor and the first child of a governor to serve in the state’s top job.

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Thursday Briefing: Flagler Kiwanis Marks 10 Years, Heat Index to 103, Matanzas High Football Kickoff, Inspired Mic

| August 16, 2018

Thursday Briefing: Flagler Kiwanis Marks 10 Years, Heat Index to 103, Matanzas High Football Kickoff, Inspired Mic

Join the Flagler Kiwanis Club for a 10th anniversary celebration, Matanzas High opens its football season, the Inspired Mic, Palm Coast's only open-mic event, holds another edition.

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If Ireland Can Get Out of Fossil Fuels, “Tree-City” Palm Coast Can Too

| August 15, 2018

If Ireland Can Get Out of Fossil Fuels, “Tree-City” Palm Coast Can Too

Almost 900 cities, universities, and governments have divested over $6 trillion from the fossil fuel industry by requiring pension funds and other such investments to be green. Why not yours?

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22 of Florida’s 67 School Districts Are Using Armed Personnel as “Guardians” to Comply With Law

| August 15, 2018

22 of Florida’s 67 School Districts Are Using Armed Personnel as “Guardians” to Comply With Law

The guardian program approved by lawmakers has been controversial, with most districts, including Flagler County, rejecting the idea of training school personnel to be armed.

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Wednesday Briefing: Canvassing Board, Turtle Talk at Gamble Rogers, 3 Days Left For Shots

| August 15, 2018

Wednesday Briefing: Canvassing Board, Turtle Talk at Gamble Rogers, 3 Days Left For Shots

Join a park ranger at Gamble Rogers this morning for a glimpse into the intricate world of remarkable sea turtles, the canvassing board tests its voting equipment, three days left for free immunization.

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Culture Flagler Approves $227,500 in Tourism Spending, Including $150,000 for Marina

Flagler Approves $227,500 in Tourism Spending, Including $150,000 for Marina

The grants were part of the annual county tourism bureau's funding round and are designed to enhance tourism and the visitor count in the county.

Aug 8, 2018 / More »
Flagler 911 Felony Child Abuse and Battery on Cop Charges for Father Upset His Daughter Was Taking Video of Argument

Felony Child Abuse and Battery on Cop Charges for Father Upset His Daughter Was Taking Video of Argument

Brian Dobis, a 61-year-old resident of East Lake Drive in Palm Coast, faces three felony charges, including child abuse and assaulting a law enforcement officer.

Aug 20, 2018 / More »
Calendar: Coming Days In Coming Days in Palm Coast, Flagler and Nearbys: Complete Calendar <span style=(Updated Aug. 19)" />

In Coming Days in Palm Coast, Flagler and Nearbys: Complete Calendar (Updated Aug. 19)

Palm Coast Flagler and the region's most comprehensive calendar of political, cultural, civic, social and entertainment events for coming days, near and far.

Aug 19, 2018 / More »
News Briefs Today’s Flagler Jail Bookings, Crime and Incident Reports for Palm Coast, Flagler Beach and Bunnell

Today’s Flagler Jail Bookings, Crime and Incident Reports for Palm Coast, Flagler Beach and Bunnell

Palm Coast and Flagler County jail bookings, day and night shift commanders' crime and incident reports investigated by Sheriff's deputies and archive.

Aug 20, 2018 / More »
Pierre Tristam Schools Are Safer Than Your Home

Schools Are Safer Than Your Home

We’re making fortresses of the safest places in America, out of fear that one of those 120,000 schools might at some point be the target of a shooting.

Aug 13, 2018 / More »
Nancy Smith Behind Scott’s Executive Order Protecting Public Beach Access: New Law’s Confusing Signals

Behind Scott’s Executive Order Protecting Public Beach Access: New Law’s Confusing Signals

A new law that could potentially restrict public access to beaches prompted an executive order from Gov. Scott that echoes an ordinance Flagler passed last month.

Jul 15, 2018 / More »
Books <i><u>Flagler Reads Together:</u></i><br> “The Alice Network”‘s Little Problem

Flagler Reads Together:
“The Alice Network”‘s Little Problem

Flagler Reads Together this year chose Kate Quinn's "The Alice Network," a novel about women spies during World War I wrapped in a sort of buddy road story.

Mar 21, 2018 / More »
Guest Columns I Grew Up In the Segregated South. For Me, Supreme Court Rulings Are Personal.

I Grew Up In the Segregated South. For Me, Supreme Court Rulings Are Personal.

The author shares her grave concern for what Brett Kavanaugh’s influence could mean for communities of color, women, the LGBTQ community, and others who’ve fought to advance civil rights.

Aug 17, 2018 / More »
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Flagler, Palm Coast & Other Local News

Felony Child Abuse and Battery on Cop Charges for Father Upset His Daughter Was Taking Video of Argument »

Felony Child Abuse and Battery on Cop Charges for Father Upset His Daughter Was Taking Video of Argument

Brian Dobis, a 61-year-old resident of East Lake Drive in Palm Coast, faces three felony charges, including child abuse and assaulting a law enforcement officer.

Aug 20 2018 / 3 comments / Read More »

Where School Board Candidates Stand on Exceptional Student Education (ESE) »

Where School Board Candidates Stand on Exceptional Student Education (ESE)

Complete video interviews of Flagler County School Board board candidates by the Flagler Exceptional Student Education Support Group.

Aug 20 2018 / No comment / Read More »

Eddie Branquinho, Palm Coast City Council Candidate: The Live Interview »

Eddie Branquinho, Palm Coast City Council Candidate: The Live Interview

Eddie Branquinho is a candidate for Palm Coast City Council. All registered voters in the city may cast a ballot in that non-partisan election regardless of party affiliation or location in Palm Coast.

Aug 17 2018 / 4 comments / Read More »
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Florida’s Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Is This Weekend: Here’s A Guide »

Florida’s Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Is This Weekend: Here’s A GuideFlorida's 2017 sales tax holiday on school supplies, clothing, shoes and personal computers and other select accessories is this weekend--starting at a minute after midnight

Aug 2 2017 / No comment / Read More »
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