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Lady Bulldogs win 4th straight district title

What’s better than three straight district titles? Four. On Friday night the Bell Lady Bulldogs continued their dominance by defeating Hilliard 8-3 for their fourth straight District 6-1A softball championship. Playing at Tiger Field in Trenton, the Lady Bulldogs jumped all over the Flashes in the first inning. After a 3 up 3 down for Hilliard it was the Bulldogs ... Full Story »

Cancer survivors, caregivers invited to Relay for Life

Survivors and Caregivers, We don’t face cancer alone and neither should you. We come together every year at more than 5,200 community Relay For Life events around the country and celebrate those individuals who are winning the fight. The American Cancer Society Relay for Life movement is the world’s largest support group for survivors and their caregivers. A cancer survivor ... Full Story »

A Family Tradition: 2 generations of a Trenton family will serve as state FFA officers

It’s been 30 years since Trenton FFA Chapter had a member serve as Florida FFA president, but that may change this summer if Brooks Parrish is elected state FFA president. It’s a role his father Terry Parrish  was elected to in 1985. The last 30 years have brought a lot of change to both the agriculture industry and the FFA ... Full Story »

Fanning Springs man arrested for sexual abuse

A 43-year-old Fanning Springs man is being held in the Gilchrist County Jail after he was arrested and charged with three counts of capital sexual battery and one count of lewd or lascivious exhibition. Full Story »

City officials will consider liquor store in Trenton

The Trenton City Commission, acting as the Board of Adjustment, will meet on Tuesday, April 28 to consider a special exception petition for a package liquor store that will be located at 1027 East Wade Street, or the former Roadside Grille in Trenton. The applicant proposing the package liquor store is Bobby Patel. The Board will hear public comment at ... Full Story »

Lady Tigers defeat Dixie 4-3 on Friday night

The Trenton Lady Tigers got a late game blast scoring 4 runs in two innings to take the lead and the victory over visiting Dixie County Bears Friday night in Trenton. The Lady Bears jumped on the Lady Tigers early scoring a run in each of the first three innings. The Lady Tigers pleased their home fans in the bottom ... Full Story »

Irvin receives John L. Levitow Award

Jeff and Shelly Irvin could not be more proud of their son Cory. A 2009 graduate of Bell High School, Cory recently graduated from Airman Leadership School at Whiteman Air Force Base in Missouri. Because he excelled under the demands and pressures of Airman Leadership School, Cory was recognized as the John L. Levitow Award recipient. Airman Leadership School consists ... Full Story »

BOCC approves $600K tax break for hotel

The Gilchrist County Commission approved their first application for an economic development ad valorem tax exemption for a 71-bed, three story hotel that is expected to be constructed in Fanning Springs. Following a lengthy discussion, the Commission voted 4-0 to approve Ordinance 2015-03 on a motion from Commissioner D. Ray Harrison, Jr. In passing the ordinance, the Commission has agreed ... Full Story »