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Trenton girls are first place in District 6 1A basketball

The Trenton girls basketball team holds command in the District 6 1A as they defeated Branford 65-37 in Trenton, Friday, January 8. The Tigers Bri Becker was selected the Lady Tigers Player of the Game. The junior, shooting guard had an outstanding outing as she shot 11 points, grabbed 10 rebounds, dished 8 assists, and had 4 steals for the ... Full Story »

Constitutional Officers sworn back in

Sheriff Bobby Schultz, Tax Collector Michael McElroy, Supervisor of Elections Connie Sanchez, and Property Appraiser Damon Leggett shown being sworn in for another term by County Court Judge Sheree H. Lancaster. Full Story »

Barbara Locke honored by County Board

Gilchrist County Commissioners Kenrick Thomas, Marion Poitevint, Sharon A. Langford, longtime Health Department Administrator Barbara Locke, Commissioners Bill Martin and Darrell Smith. During the January 4th Commission meeting, the County Commission honored Barbara Locke with a Proclamation for her many years of service at the Florida Department of Health in Gilchrist, Levy, and Dixie Counties. Full Story »

Commission splits on Site Plan Approval for Pine Ridge RV Park

By John Ayers The Gilchrist County Commission listened to residents, living in the area surrounding the proposed Pine Ridge RV Park, tell the board that this 120 unit RV Park development is not compatible with the Agriculture 2 and Ag 5 zoning areas that will surround the proposed park on SR 47 in Northeast Gilchrist County. Several of the residents ... Full Story »

Body of Starke woman discovered in Northeast Gilchrist

GCSO released the following information on Monday, January 4, 2021, about an ongoing death investigation. A body, discovered on Saturday, January 2, 2021 in NE Gilchrist County, has been identified as 37-year-old Jessica L. Bradshaw, white female, of Starke, Florida. The cause and manner of death are still under investigation by FDLE, GCSO, and 8th Circuit Medical Examiners Office. Anyone ... Full Story »

Ayers Health and Rehabilitation Center and Tri-County Nursing Home residents and staff have received Covid-19 Vaccines

Joanna Buckles, Administrator of Ayers Health and Rehabilation Center said on Tuesday that CVS would be vaccinating the residents and staff on Wednesday, January 6. Buckles stated, “We are looking forward to the opportunity to take the vaccine and the improved protection from Covid.” Tri-County Nursing Home in Fanning Springs reported on Tuesday that their staff and residents were vaccinated ... Full Story »

Health Department giving Covid-19 Vaccines in Trenton

Gilchrist County residents who are 65 or older can now call the Gilchrist County Health Department at 463-3120 to schedule a vaccine. COVID-19 vaccines are being giving to those 65 or older, health care workers, and first responders, for free at this time. The first COVID-19 vaccine was given at noon on Tuesday, January 5. Individuals who meet the criteria ... Full Story »

Trenton’s Emerie Woodall starts Grit & Grace business

By Cindy Jo Ayers Grit & Grace all started when 16 year old Emerie Woodall needed something to do after last March’s shut down. Emerie had spent much of her extra time playing travel softball when she was not busy at Trenton High School. She went from a very busy life to as she said, “Nothing,” overnight. She admits that ... Full Story »