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Commission approves SP 2019-10, a welding shop business in Agriculture land use

The Gilchrist County Commission took action to approve a Site and Development Plan, SP 2019-10 to allow a welding shop in an A-2 agriculture land use for Jeff and Rhonda Jordan of Bell. The Commission’s deliberation was a continuation from an August 2019 meeting. The Jordans through their legal counsel Michael Osteen requested the Commission allow the addition of a ... Full Story »

Bell volleyball defeats Hilliard

The Bell Lady Bulldogs slammed Hilliard in three games on Thursday to advance to Tuesday evening play against Branford. The Bulldogs won: 25-11, 25-15, and 25-18 in the third and final game of the three game match. Bell’s Taria Liles had 18 kills, Jillian Cassube had 12 kills, Maddy Sapp had 10 kills, 4 blocks and Emma Hutto had 36 ... Full Story »

Brotherhood Ride came through Trenton on Wednesday to honor Lindsey and Ramirez

Last Wednesday, October 23, the 2019 Brotherhood Ride came through Trenton. The riders stopped at Ace China restaurant where Deputy Taylor Fletcher Lindsey and Sergeant Noel Beltran Ramirez, Jr. of Gilchrist County Sheriff’s Office were shot while on duty on April 19, 2018. While at the restaurant the 50 or so riders were thanked  by  Sheriff Bobby Schultz for their ... Full Story »

Riverside clinches District Title on final play of game

The Riverside Wranglers clinched a District Title Friday night as Hunter Johns rushed 28 yards with 1 second remaining in the game for the go ahead score to give the visitors a 53-51 win over Gainesville Christian. This was a battle, back and forth from the beginning for these two six-man football teams. Hunter Johns set the pace for Riverside ... Full Story »

Suncoast Connector Open House held in Dixie

By Cindy Jo Ayers M-Cores Suncoast Connector held an Open House for citizens to learn more about the new road on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at the Old Town Education Center (former Old Town Elementary School). The Suncoast Connector is the new road that will be built through Gilchrist, Levy and Dixie Counties. The Open House was very well attended ... Full Story »

Man shot in Northeast Gilchrist County

On Tuesday, October 15, at approximately 3:45 p.m., Gilchrist County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to 6929 NE 32nd Place, High Springs, FL after reports of a person being shot. With the help of GCSO investigators, it was determined that a disturbance occurred that ended with Jared Philman, age 44, allegedly shooting his girlfriend’s son, Alan Manning, age 25, with a ... Full Story »