Flagler County Newswire

Flagler County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Flagler County, FL.

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  1. Flood Advisory Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WFTV Orlando

    FLC035-109-172100- /O.NEW.KJAX.FA.Y.0118.180617T1856Z-180617T2100Z/ Flagler FL-St. Johns FL- 256 PM EDT SUN JUN 17 2018 The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a * Flood Advisory for... Northwestern Flagler County in northeastern Florida... South central St. Johns County in northeastern Florida... * Until 500 PM EDT.

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  2. Special Weather Statement Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WFTV Orlando

    FLZ038-138-162030- Coastal Flagler FL-Inland Flagler FL- 346 PM EDT SAT JUN 16 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHERN FLAGLER COUNTY UNTIL 430 PM EDT... At 345 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 10 miles south of Bunnell, moving north at 15 mph. Wind gusts near 45 mph can be expected along with torrential rainfall and frequent lightning.

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  3. Wells and even springs face brackish future Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WFTV Orlando

    ... said Mark Watkins, owner of Atlantic Drilling Corporation in Daytona Beach, speaking of the wells on the Flagler County coast. "The shallow wells on the peninsula are all pretty salty." The deep wells on the northern peninsula of Volusia County, ...

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  4. Employees evacuate, first round of tests done at Flagler sheriff's ops centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    One phase of the coordinated effort to identify what, if any, toxins are causing employees working at the Flagler County Sheriff's Office Operations Center to fall ill is complete. The county evacuated the last of the 68 deputies and civilian employees out of the agency headquarters in Bunnell on Friday afternoon.

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  5. Flood Advisory Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | WFTV Orlando

    FLC035-107-140200- /O.NEW.KJAX.FA.Y.0109.180614T0104Z-180614T0200Z/ Flagler FL-Putnam FL- 904 PM EDT WED JUN 13 2018 The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a * Flood Advisory for... West central Flagler County in northeastern Florida... Southeastern Putnam County in northeastern Florida... * Until 1000 PM EDT. * At 903 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms.

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  6. NSB responds to growth with effort to preserve Turnbull CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    And on Tuesday night, city leaders responded to that outcry by starting a process of examining the purchase of land along the historically, culturally and environmentally significant Turnbull Creek to preserve in perpetuity that may involve asking for voters' permission to borrow money to do it. In a unanimous 4-0 vote, with Commissioner Judy Reiker absent, commissioners directed The Trust for Public Land to conduct research and help raise funds to acquire and protect parcels wherever they might find willing sellers along the waterway.

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  7. Commissioner Stewart Honors Florida Businesses for their Commitment to Florida's StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Capital Soup

    ... School, and donated gifts for each member of 120 homeless families. Quantum Electrical Contractors in Flagler County established the "A Hand Up" scholarship program to help students from low income families attend college. In Suwannee County, ...

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  8. Woman, 99, dies in car crash in Flagler CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A 99-year-old woman was killed Tuesday after the car she was traveling in struck another car at an intersection on Belle Terre Parkway in Flagler County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.  According to the report, Cabot was a passenger in a 2010 Hyundai Accent, driven by Liliy Buts, 51, of Palm Coast. The car was traveling north on Belle Terre Parkway about 9:35 a.m. when a 2016 Ford Fiesta on Pine Grove Drive entered the intersection of the northbound lanes to make a left southbound.

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  9. Behind the Badge: Retired Flagler Beach detective's darkest moment fuels careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... she got married for the first time in April. From investigating crimes to serving a key role on Flagler County's drug intervention team, Lowe became an icon in Flagler Beach over her law enforcement career. To people she's helped in their time of ...

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  10. Who will call first? Volusia County teacher contract negotiations at standstillRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... year shows Volusia County's average teacher salary was $44,784, below the state average of nearly $48,000. Flagler County's average teacher salary was $49,658 that year, and Seminole's was $47,738. District officials said the base student allocation ...

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  11. LANE: Remembering the year there was no Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... followed was more than a month of wildfires across Volusia, Flagler and Brevard counties. By July 3, all of Flagler County was evacuated due to fire danger. Granted, the population of Flagler was a third of what it is today, but an entire county ...

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  12. Volusia-Flagler builders on pace for strongest year since 2006Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ORMOND BEACH - Builders in Volusia and Flagler counties continue to be on pace to build the most new homes since 2006. It marked the 14th month in a row that builders began more new homes than they did the same month the previous year in Volusia and eighth consecutive year-over-year increase for builders in Flagler.

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  13. LETTERS: "Consider what happens when these balloons eventually land." Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    While I understand the desire to celebrate events or honor the memory of someone lost, a balloon release is not the way to go. People have the best intentions, but fail to consider what happens when these balloons eventually land.

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  14. Rayonier buys 18,000 acres of timberland in St. Johns, Flagler...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | Financial News & Daily Record

    ... almost 12,416 acres of timberland in southern St. Johns County and almost $8 million for about 5,392 acres in Flagler County. The St. Johns County property is near Interstate 95 and Florida 206 West in Hastings and St. Augustine. The Flagler County ...

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  15. LANE: Still preseason, but city candidates are lining upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Public comments periods at City Commission meetings are animated enough that the city is trying to downplay the whole exercise by taking them off the video feed and the city website. And every seat on the commission has attracted multiple candidates even though qualifying is more than a week away.

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  16. Flagler sheriff begins evacuation of OPs centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Most of the employees stationed at the Flagler County Sheriff's Office Operations Center in Bunnell will begin relocating next week with some moving into the Kim C. Hammond Justice Center, according to preliminary plans from Flagler County officials. The rest of the workers will be transferred to the Sheriff's Office's former administration building on the campus of the Flagler County jail on Justice Lane.

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  17. Johnson Orthodontics Celebrates 20 Years/Hosts Open House June 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | PR Log

    ... in Palm Coast this month. The office is hosting an open house event on June 13th, in conjunction with the Flagler County Chamber of Commerce, from 4:30pm until 6pm at their office at 25 Pine Cone Drive, Suite 1 in Palm Coast. "We are grateful to ...

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  18. Solutions elude Flagler officials, sheriff over 'sick building'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 4 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    There were a lot of tough questions when Flagler County commissioners met Monday to discuss plans to remedy the situation at the Sheriff's Office Operations Center. Sheriff Rick Staly sent county officials a strongly worded letter last week amid concerns that the building in which his agency is headquartered may be exposing employees who work there to toxic contaminants that are making them sick.

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  19. List of Daytona Beach-area recreation groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 3 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... education, philanthropy and research. News Smyrna Beach - 386-423-5278; Daytona Beach - 386-252-1659; Flagler County – 386-446-4162. 2. Americans United for Separation of Church and State-Flagler County Chapter: 386-446-6061 or ...

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  20. Severe Thunderstorm Warning Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 2 | WFTV Orlando

    ... PM EDT SAT JUN 2 2018 ...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 730 PM EDT FOR NORTHEASTERN FLAGLER COUNTY... At 720 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located just north of Palm Coast, moving east at 20 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind ...

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