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Lady Tigers defeat Chiefland Indians

The Trenton Lady Tigers played hard in the second half to take a 54-45 rival area win from the (7-6) Chiefland Lady Indians. The Lady Indians jumped out to a 21-14 first half lead on Monday night when they hosted the (10-3) Lady Tigers in Chiefland. The intermission made the difference in this game as the Tigers coaching staff put ... Full Story »

Hutto is Volleyball Player of the Year

Bell High School senior Shelbie Hutto is not only a fantastic athlete, but she’s also a sweet girl. Shelbie was recognized last week as the Gainesville Sun’s High School Volleyball Player of the Year. Her coach, Lisa Barry was also recognized by the Gainesville Sun as the Small School Volleyball Coach of the Year for leading the Lady Bulldogs to ... Full Story »

Lady Tigers win Bell Christmas tournament

The THS Lady Tigers basketball team is now 10-3 after winning the Bell Christmas Tournament Championship 50-38, Tuesday night in Bell. The Tigers’ Jaycee Thomas, a sophomore guard was honored as the Player of the Game as she delivered 4 points and 8 rebounds in the championship game. Full Story »

Gilchrist County’s 2014 Year in Review

January - Gilchrist County Commissioners denied a request by Ellie Ray’s Resort to allow for alcohol sales on Sundays. - Michael Moore and Carol Murray were sworn-in as members of the Bell Town Council. - Everritt Heaton was sworn-in as a newly elected Trenton City Councilman. - Gilchrist County Chamber of Commerce’s annual Winter Banquet drew 200 people who looked ... Full Story »

Former EMS chief files lawsuit after 2013 arrest

Gilchrist County’s former EMS chief has filed a civil lawsuit in federal court against Sheriff Bobby Schultz and Sergeant Stephen Stalvey. Linda Walker is seeking damages in excess of $75,000 excluding attorney’s fees. Walker claims she was falsely arrested on June 22, 2013 for burglary with intent to commit a trespass. The charges were later dropped. In the filing, Walker’s ... Full Story »

Gilchrist County has the highest graduation rate in the state

Gilchrist County led the state with a 95.4 percent graduation rate for the past school year, well above the statewide rate of 76.1 percent, according to statistics released by the Florida Department of Education on Thursday, Dec. 18. Gilchrist County exceeded their 2012-13 graduation rate of 89.7 percent and reported a higher graduation rate than neighboring school districts. Dixie County’s ... Full Story »

Tigers pull off big win at Bell

The THS Varsity boys basketball team defeated the Bell Bulldogs in the closing seconds of the game 67-64 Friday night in the Dawg Pound. This was a game filled with action as both teams provided their fans with outstanding basketball. The Bulldogs had control of this game leading 49-43 entering the fourth period. Trenton out scored the hosts 24-15 to ... Full Story »

Lady Tigers win key District games

The Trenton Lady Tigers basketball team has hit the Christmas break in stride as they take the top spot in District 6 1A with an 8-3 over all record. The Hilliard Flashes are No. 2 after suffering a 20-point loss by the hands of the Tigers in December. On Friday night Coach Bryant Frye and his Tigers were in Bell ... Full Story »