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Ronald “Darrell” Smith seeks County Commission Seat 3

To the citizens of Gilchrist County, I am thankful to have lived most of my life (57 years) in Gilchrist County. I believe our county is a great place to live, raise a family, work, relax, and retire because we are still strong in conservative values. Also, it’s a great place to live because of our rural landscape, springs and ... Full Story »

Special Trophies to be awarded at the 2020 Walk-A-Thon on Feb. 1

Two shiny new trophies will be awarded at the 2020 The Education Foundation of Gilchrist County’s annual Walk-a-Thon. These revolving trophies will be awarded to the school which raises the most money and the business that raised the most money. Each trophy has a plate where the winners names and the year will be engraved. Each year these trophies will ... Full Story »

Bell residents upset with irrigation spraying of dairy effluent and chicken manure spreading in town

By John Ayers The Bell Town Council held their first meeting of the New Year on Thursday, January 9. Several residents asked the Council if they could stop the spraying of the dairy effluent through the irrigation system and the spreading of chicken manure along their property by a local dairy and farmer. The Council listened to the residents as ... Full Story »

Lady Tigers defeat Bell

The Trenton Lady Tigers basketball team improved their record to 13-3 Friday night as they slammed the host Bell Bulldogs 56-16 in a District match up. The Lady Tigers selected Jordan Douglas, as the Player of the Game for Trenton. The sophomore Point Guard shot 19 points and provided 6 assists for the Lady Tigers in the victory. She added ... Full Story »

Trenton tops Hilliard

The Trenton Lady Tigers were in Hilliard Saturday afternoon to play District 6 opponent Lady Red Flashes. This game identified the powers in District 6 as the two teams played heads up throughout. The Lady Tigers held on to take the 41-28 victory. Trenton’s Janiyah King was selected the Lady Tigers’ Player of the Game. The junior center shot 10 ... Full Story »

Benny Battle missing since December 11, 2019

Benny has been missing since December 11, 2019. There is a monetary reward for any information leading to the arrest of person or persons involved in the disappearance of Benny Battle. Information will remain confidential. Please contact FDLE, Dixie County Sheriff or the family at (352) 239-2342. Full Story »