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December 7, 2017 Legals

NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE Bell Mini Storage, pursuant to the provisions of the Florida “Self-Storage Facility Act” (Fla. Stat. 83.801-83.809) hereby gives Notice of Sale under said Act, to wit: On Thursday, December 14, 2017 at Bell Mini Storage, U.S. Highway 129, Bell, Florida, at 9:30 a.m., Scott Akins, owner will conduct a Sale by Auction to the highest bidder ... Full Story »

SunStop Market bringing new shopping concept to Trenton

By Cindy Jo Ayers Southwest Georgia Oil Company’s Spencer Thomas has been making weekly trips to Trenton for the past several months. Thomas is one of the many people working to revamp the former Wal-Mart Express in Trenton into an entirely new shopping experience for our area. Thomas said on Monday that this new concept 11,600 square foot store will ... Full Story »

Bell High engineering students build robot

Automation is everywhere today.  Seems you can’t go anywhere or do anything these days without automation being right there by your side.  Automation makes our lives as humans much easier and is usually employed in the tireless, thankless, repetitive type jobs that many of us are not interested in doing.  That takes us to the story of the Bell High ... Full Story »

Bell Band Christmas Trees

Allan Dragon, Cheyanne Dyer, Benjamin Griffith and Jake Smith were hard at work last week selling Christmas trees at Bell High School. Bell Band sold the trees this year as a fundraiser for the band. Full Story »

Gilchrist Blue Springs holds Public Workshop last week in Trenton and High Springs

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection Division of Recreation and Parks held a public workshop on Thursday, November 30 at the Three Rivers Regional Library in Trenton. The division of Recreation and Parks had many presentation boards setup in the new library addition identifying many different assets of the park in Gilchrist County. The meeting was held to give the ... Full Story »

December 7, 2017 Obituaries

Mr. Joseph Monroe Boyd Joseph Monroe Boyd, 79, of Old Town went to be with our Lord November 27, 2017. Mr. Boyd was born May 29, 1938 to the late Dewey and Virginia Boyd in Berwind, West Virginia, but had lived in the Old Town area since 1996 after moving here from Orlando. Joe will always be remembered as a ... Full Story »

Craig Ruede seeking Seat 4 in Trenton Election

My name is Craig Ruede and I am running for Seat 4 on the Trenton City Commission. I am married with two beautiful children who are very active in the community. I am a Public Servant and have been for over 20 years. I also serve as a Lieutenant with the Trenton Volunteer Fire Department. I previously held Seat 4 ... Full Story »

Record number of shoeboxes packed for Operation Christmas Child

Submitted Christmas Shoeboxes were collected for Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child from churches and individuals in Gilchrist, Levy and Dixie Counties. They were brought to the collection site at Bethel Baptist Church. Collection week was held from November 13 through November 20 in this area and a total in 16,968 shoeboxes were collected and shipped to Atlanta, GA for further ... Full Story »