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Anxious Morning of Gun Threats in Palm Coast Affecting 3 Schools, and a Demonstration by 200 Students at FPC

| February 21, 2018

Anxious Morning of Gun Threats in Palm Coast Affecting 3 Schools, and a Demonstration by 200 Students at FPC

A gun threat at FPC's i3 Academy proved unfounded, Buddy Taylor and Wadsworth went on lockdown as deputies resolved another gun threat in Palm

32 comments / Read More »

“I’d Like To Stare At Him In the Eyes Now”
Serial Masked Armed Robber Sentenced To 30 Years as Victim Rebukes Him

| February 21, 2018

<u><i>“I’d Like To Stare At Him In the Eyes Now”</i></u><br> Serial Masked Armed Robber Sentenced To 30 Years as Victim Rebukes Him

A Terranova Restaurant owner in court today told castigated Charles Rushing-Griffen for the way he'd stared at her while robbing her at gunpoint

2 comments / Read More »

Mold Found In 2 Rooms at Sheriff’s Operations Center After 4 Employees Complain of Rashes

| February 20, 2018

Mold Found In 2 Rooms at Sheriff’s Operations Center After 4 Employees Complain of Rashes

The four employees were relocated and the concern prompted an environmental investigation of the old but renovated building and the closure of two rooms

6 comments / Read More »

Matanzas High Students Developing Justice Academy For Aspiring Cops and Lawyers

| February 20, 2018

Matanzas High Students Developing Justice Academy For Aspiring Cops and Lawyers

Matanzas High's law and justice academy, developed by students with help from the sheriff's office and others, mirrors the popular fire academy at Flagler

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2 Palm Coast Women in Separate Incidents Face Charges of Felony Child Abuse By Strangling

| February 20, 2018

2 Palm Coast Women in Separate Incidents Face Charges of Felony Child Abuse By Strangling

Julie Bruce, 52, is accused of strangling an 8-year-old child, and Tina Seale, 40, is accused of strangling a 13 year old. Both women

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Witness Describes Disturbing Near-Miss Immediately Before Friday’s Crash That Killed 2 on SR100

| February 19, 2018

Witness Describes Disturbing Near-Miss Immediately Before Friday’s Crash That Killed 2 on SR100

Patrick Spurgeon, a trucker, said the woman who slammed into a pick-up, triggering the fatal wreck Friday, had moments earlier passed him while a

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Flagler Sheriff and County Officials Worry That Prison Reforms Could Shift Inmates,
and Costs, to County

| February 19, 2018

Flagler Sheriff and County Officials Worry That Prison Reforms Could Shift Inmates, <br>and Costs, to County

A spate of criminal-justice reform bills in the Florida Senate has Flagler's sheriff and a county commissioner worried about what that could mean for

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2 Dead, 4 Injured, 3 Seriously in 3-Vehicle Crash on SR 100, West of CR 305

| February 16, 2018

2 Dead, 4 Injured, 3 Seriously in 3-Vehicle  Crash on SR 100, West of CR 305

A three-vehicle crash on State Road 100 west of Bunnell Friday evening resulted in the death of Ralph Pellicer, 43, of Bunnell and of

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T-Mobile and Hair Cuttery On Palm Coast Parkway Targeted By Smash-And-Grab Burglars

| February 16, 2018

T-Mobile and Hair Cuttery On Palm Coast Parkway Targeted By Smash-And-Grab Burglars

Both stores on Palm Coast Parkway were burglarized early Thursday morning after burglars smashed glass doors with bricks and ransacked interiors.

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Qualifications Commission Recommends Judge DuPont Removed, Calling Him “Reckless,” Untruthful and “Heavy Handed”

| February 16, 2018

Qualifications Commission Recommends Judge DuPont Removed, Calling Him “Reckless,” Untruthful and “Heavy Handed”

Judge Scott DuPont serves on Flagler's and Putnam's civil benches, and was facing a series of accusations that he'd acted wrongfully and recklessly as

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Flagler Airport Chief Roy Sieger Calls Fuel Tax Cut Proposed By Renner Committee “Ridiculous,” and Loses

| February 15, 2018

Flagler Airport Chief Roy Sieger Calls Fuel Tax Cut Proposed By Renner Committee “Ridiculous,” and Loses

Airport Director Sieger spoke before Paul Renner's Ways and Means Committee, but Renner, the Palm Coast Republican, voted with the committee to approve the

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Palm Coast Man Arrested on Charges of Bathing Toddler in Boiling Water and Beating Him

| February 15, 2018

Palm Coast Man Arrested on Charges of Bathing Toddler in Boiling Water and Beating Him

Deviaun A. Toler, 26, of 32 Westfield Lane in Palm Coast, was arrested this morning after an investigation alleges he bathed a child in

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School Shooting Survivors Demand Change in Tallahassee, But NRA-Backed Bills Only “Paused”

| February 21, 2018

School Shooting Survivors Demand Change in Tallahassee, But NRA-Backed Bills Only “Paused”

Students turned into activists as they cried, pleaded and argued with lawmakers Wednesday in the state Capitol, but they made limited gains, if any, with pro-gun bills merely paused.

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Wednesday Briefing: Elijah Miller, Veterans Show on WNZF, Citizenship Ceremony, Gordon Lightfoot

| February 21, 2018

Wednesday Briefing: Elijah Miller, Veterans Show on WNZF, Citizenship Ceremony, Gordon Lightfoot

Flagler College celebrates its new president with a U.S. citizenship ceremony, a new show for veterans begins on WNZF, suicide prevention in Tallahassee, Gordon Lightfoot is at the Peabody.

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Teacher Unions Protected But Public Funding of Private School Students Advances

| February 20, 2018

Teacher Unions Protected But Public Funding of Private School Students Advances

The Florida Senate rejected a House proposal to dissolve teacher unions if membership falls below a certain point, but also approved a version of a school voucher program funding private school students.

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

| February 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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Tuesday Briefing: Hurricane Problem-Solvers, Matanzas Flagship, Revision Commission, Trump’s Russian-Style Propaganda

| February 20, 2018

Tuesday Briefing: Hurricane Problem-Solvers, Matanzas Flagship, Revision Commission, Trump’s Russian-Style Propaganda

The Flagler School Board discusses a new flagship program for Matanzas High, last Constitution Revision Commission hearing within commuting distance, Bunnell Planning talks variance v. special exception.

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Gun Control Could Become a Key Issue in Florida’s Elections

| February 19, 2018

Gun Control Could Become a Key Issue in Florida’s Elections

Major political donors on both sides plan to use support for “common-sense” legislation as a litmus test for candidates during the 2018 midterm elections.

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Claiming “Nothing Will Be Done” On Guns Lets NRA Off the Hook, Overstating Its Strength

| February 19, 2018

Claiming “Nothing Will Be Done” On Guns Lets NRA Off the Hook, Overstating Its Strength

NRA influence has limits, and there's evidence it's on the wane, but fatalism spares opponents of gun reform from even having to make their arguments for protecting the gun lobby.

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Monday Briefing: Heat Again, Constitution Revision Commission Hearing, Commission Triple-Header

| February 19, 2018

Monday Briefing: Heat Again, Constitution Revision Commission Hearing, Commission Triple-Header

This afternoon may be your only chance to address the Constitutional Revision Commission in person, in a 5-hour Jacksonville hearing, the Flagler County Commission has three meetings, more dune walkovers open up in Flagler Beach.

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Thoughts and Prayers, As Pointless as Outrage

| February 16, 2018

Thoughts and Prayers, As Pointless as Outrage

The ultimate, most pointless outrage is at lawmakers and gun freaks, one and the same, who stand in pools of blood as they tell us our gun epidemic has nothing to do with it.

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Deal Could End Wrangling Over Trauma Centers Around Florida

| February 16, 2018

Deal Could End Wrangling Over Trauma Centers Around Florida

The Legislature has wrangled with whether to continue with current regulations or to allow a more competitive environment that would increase the number of trauma facilities.

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Weekend Briefing: Afro-American Heritage, Race the Runways, Dance Party, Nouvelle Trio, Sweetwater Birds

| February 16, 2018

Weekend Briefing: Afro-American Heritage, Race the Runways, Dance Party, Nouvelle Trio, Sweetwater Birds

Flagler Beach Rotary's runway run at the airport, the Annual Black Heritage Day Festival, birding at Sweetwater, Willie Nelson postpones to Feb 27, and a lot more.

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Florida Was Eyeing Fast-Tracking Concealed Weapon Licenses Without Background Checks

| February 15, 2018

Florida Was Eyeing Fast-Tracking Concealed Weapon Licenses Without Background Checks

A proposal that would allow some concealed-weapons license applications to be approved when background checks have not been completed was put on hold Thursday because of the deadly high-school shooting in Broward County.

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Culture In a Flagler First, 16 Couples Marry, 5 Renew Vows in Mass Ceremony on Courthouse Steps

In a Flagler First, 16 Couples Marry, 5 Renew Vows in Mass Ceremony on Courthouse Steps

A couple together 60 years were among those renewing vows in a ceremony led by Clerk of Court Tom Bexley and coinciding with Valentine's Day.

Feb 14, 2018 / More »
Flagler 911 In a First, Palm Coast Drug Dealer Is Indicted on 1st Degree Murder in Overdose Death <br>of Savannah Deangelis

In a First, Palm Coast Drug Dealer Is Indicted on 1st Degree Murder in Overdose Death
of Savannah Deangelis

Joseph Colon, 34, of Palm Coast, is accused of selling the heroin and fentanyl that killed Savannah Deangelis, 23, moments later at her Grand Haven home last October.

Feb 21, 2018 / More »
Calendar: Coming Days In Coming Days in Palm Coast, Flagler and Nearbys: Complete Calendar <span style=(Updated Feb. 21)" />

In Coming Days in Palm Coast, Flagler and Nearbys: Complete Calendar (Updated Feb. 21)

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

Feb 21, 2018 / More »
News Briefs Wednesday Briefing: Elijah Miller, Veterans Show on WNZF, Citizenship Ceremony, Gordon Lightfoot

Wednesday Briefing: Elijah Miller, Veterans Show on WNZF, Citizenship Ceremony, Gordon Lightfoot

Flagler College celebrates its new president with a U.S. citizenship ceremony, a new show for veterans begins on WNZF, suicide prevention in Tallahassee, Gordon Lightfoot is at the Peabody.

Feb 21, 2018 / More »
Pierre Tristam Thoughts and Prayers, As Pointless as Outrage

Thoughts and Prayers, As Pointless as Outrage

The ultimate, most pointless outrage is at lawmakers and gun freaks, one and the same, who stand in pools of blood as they tell us our gun epidemic has nothing to do with

Feb 16, 2018 / More »
Nancy Smith Campus ‘Free Speech’ Bill Is A  Litigation Nightmare in the Making

Campus ‘Free Speech’ Bill Is A Litigation Nightmare in the Making

The inappropriately named "Campus Free Expression Act," approved Tuesday by a 7-4 vote of the Florida Senate Education Committee, would offer students about as much freedom as a prison yard.

Feb 8, 2018 / More »
Books Hot Wheels Hadeed: In “Permission To Screw Up,” A Cheerful, Nimble Corrective To Millennial Stereotypes

Hot Wheels Hadeed: In “Permission To Screw Up,” A Cheerful, Nimble Corrective To Millennial Stereotypes

FPC Graduate Kristen Hadeed's first book traces the stumbles of her 10-year journey as CEO of Student Maid, a cleaning company in Gainesville, with wit and counter-intuitive insights: a review.

Oct 22, 2017 / More »
Guest Columns No Love for Working Families This Valentine’s Day

No Love for Working Families This Valentine’s Day

A secretary gets an extra $1.50 a week from the GOP tax bill. The Koch brothers get an extra $27 million (minus a $500,000 thank-you note that went to Paul Ryan's re-election

Feb 13, 2018 / More »
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Flagler, Palm Coast & Other Local News

Anxious Morning of Gun Threats in Palm Coast Affecting 3 Schools, and a Demonstration by 200 Students at FPC »

Anxious Morning of Gun Threats in Palm Coast Affecting 3 Schools, and a Demonstration by 200 Students at FPC

A gun threat at FPC's i3 Academy proved unfounded, Buddy Taylor and Wadsworth went on lockdown as deputies resolved another gun threat in Palm Coast's P-Section, and 200 students at FPC demonstrated against gun violence.

Feb 21 2018 / 32 comments / Read More »

“I’d Like To Stare At Him In the Eyes Now”
Serial Masked Armed Robber Sentenced To 30 Years as Victim Rebukes Him »

<u><i>“I’d Like To Stare At Him In the Eyes Now”</i></u><br> Serial Masked Armed Robber Sentenced To 30 Years as Victim Rebukes Him

A Terranova Restaurant owner in court today told castigated Charles Rushing-Griffen for the way he'd stared at her while robbing her at gunpoint in December.

Feb 21 2018 / 2 comments / Read More »

Mold Found In 2 Rooms at Sheriff’s Operations Center After 4 Employees Complain of Rashes »

Mold Found In 2 Rooms at Sheriff’s Operations Center After 4 Employees Complain of Rashes

The four employees were relocated and the concern prompted an environmental investigation of the old but renovated building and the closure of two rooms pending extensive clean-ups.

Feb 20 2018 / 6 comments / Read More »
The Live Wire

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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