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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 »

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 »

New auction facility coming to Trenton

_By Cindy Jo Ayers J.R. Trimm, the auctioneer and owner of Trimm Auction and Services, LLC in Trenton, plans to construct a new 4,000 square foot building on the property located just east of Trenton city limits.  He hopes to have the new facility finished and open by April of 2018.   . The property is 3.25 acres and located ... Full Story »

Lady Tigers bomb Tornadoes in pre-season tournament

By John Ayers The Trenton Lady Tigers opened their pre-season with a basketball tournament last week as they defeated the Bradford County Lady Tornadoes 53-16 in Trenton. Trenton jumped out to an early 17-5 first quarter lead and never looked back. The Tigers defense shocked the Tornadoes as they pressured and forced the visitors into turnovers while they scored 8 ... Full Story »