Palm Coast,

Palm Coast Survives Its Own Big Lies. For Now.

Since November the United States has been battling the Big Lie–the pandemic-like fabrication of a stolen election that’s turned a shocking majority of Republicans into tinfoil-hatted charlatans forswearing IQ for QAnon. Well, it turns out that both Big Lies unraveled for what they were all along this week, with David...
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Flagler County,

Palm Coast Councilman Victor Barbosa Hospitalized with Covid 2 Days After Election Party

Earlier this month Bunnell City Commissioner John Rogers revealed at a commission meeting that he was just coming off a Covid-19 infection, when he twice thought he was going to die. Other local elected officials have had the infection, but he was the first to speak of his publicly, and to later go on the radio to urge people to get vaccinated. He had not had his shot.
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Palm Coast, FLDaytona Beach News-Journal

Palm Coast Councilmember Victor Barbosa hospitalized with COVID-19

Palm Coast City Councilmember Victor Barbosa posted Sunday on Facebook that he was hospitalized and battling COVID-19 and pneumonia. "3 days in the hospital fighting COVID and pneumonia," Barbosa wrote along with a picture of him in a hospital bed. Barbosa had more than 300 responses to the post from...
Orange Park, FLWESH

FHP: 28-year-old man killed in Orange County crash

ORANGE PARK, Fla. — One person is dead after a Monday morning crash in Orange County. According to Florida Highway Patrol, it happened around 5 a.m. in the area of Eldridge Avenue and Parkview Avenue. Officials said the 2016 Mazda was found in the yard of a home on Eldridge...
Callahan, FLJacksonville Daily Record

Restaurant Notes: Panera in St. Johns; Zaxby’s to Callahan

St. Johns County is reviewing plans for a 3,600-square-foot Panera Bread in Parkway Village at World Commerce Center. The restaurant is proposed on the 1.09-acre Outparcel 7 at International Golf Parkway at Village Commons Drive. Zaxby’s to Callahan. The St. Johns River Water Management District is reviewing plans for a...
Saint Johns County, FLSt. Augustine Record

11 high school football matchups to watch this season in Volusia-Flagler-St. Johns area

Football is almost back — and it will be bigger than ever for The News-Journal and the St. Augustine Record. As the two papers join forces, there are now 23 teams that comprise the revamped tri-county coverage area, hailing from Volusia, Flagler and St. Johns counties. That works out to 230 scheduled games this coming fall, and there is no shortage of marquee matchups.