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Amy Scott Downing enjoys fundraiser held in her honor

By Cindy Jo Ayers Barbecue dinners were plated up and ready to go as many local folks arrived at the Trenton Community Center on Saturday, April 6. The turnout of support for Amy Scott Downing was very humbling to those involved with the event. The community purchased dinners, bid on a cake or participated in other ways to help Amy ... Full Story »

Fanning Springs Easter Egg Hunt and Ski Show Saturday

Peter Cottontail will be hopping into Fanning Springs on Saturday, April 13, with colored eggs and prizes. The Easter egg hunt and fun festivities at this annual event will be hosted by Fanning Spring Chamber of Commerce. Children ages 0 to age 12, are invited to come out and hunt for 1,000s of brightly colored Easter eggs. Registration for the ... Full Story »

Grace Guthrie signs with Santa Fe College

On Wednesday, April 3rd, Trenton High School’s Grace Guthrie signed her letter of intent to play softball for Santa Fe College. Shown left to right are parents Scott and Amy Guthrie, Grace Guthrie, Santa Fe College Head Softball Coach Lindsay Fico, Trenton Coaches Todd Bryant and Clint Anderson. Full Story »

Trenton baseball wins 2

The Trenton Tiger baseball team improved to 13-3 last week as they defeated Branford and Williston on the road. On Tuesday the Tigers earned a 13-0 District 7 win over the Bucs as they scored in each of the last 4 innings. Jason DeMartino got the win for Trenton as the Jr. allowed 3 hits, a walk while striking out ... Full Story »

#1 Trenton defeats #3 Bell in District 7 softball

By Todd Bryant On Friday night the second meeting of the Trenton vs Bell softball teams was held at David Halter Field. Bell came into the game ranked #3 in 1A and Trenton was ranked #1. The contest was in Bell and the crowd was especially large since the Trenton vs Bell baseball game had been cancelled in Trenton. Bell ... Full Story »

Bell Track team competes in Oak Hall Mini Meet

By Eddie Grieves The Bell Bulldogs traveled to Oak Hall High School to compete in Oak Hall’s Mini Meet which included 20 schools from 1A to 2A from the surrounding Areas. Suwannee, Bolles, Eastside, North Marion, Trenton, Santa Fe, St. Johns County, Trinity Catholic, P. K. Yonge, Cornerstone, Bishop Snyder, Branford, Interlachen, Newberry, Cedar Key, St Francis, Fort White, Chiefland, ... Full Story »

Hail damages melon plants and blankets Trenton in white

Hail rained down on a path from Albany, Georgia through Doerun, Georgia, into northern Florida at Monticello and southward through Layfayette County until it reached Gilchrist County. It passed through Trenton just before 4 a.m Wednesday. The hail in Trenton was less than dime size and blanketed Main Street in white. It appeared that the City of Trenton received snow ... Full Story »

Historic gym floor named for Coach John Rowe

A large crowd gathered at Trenton’s Historic Gym to see longtime area Coach John Rowe as he was honored with the naming of the old gym floor in his honor. Trenton native Holton Browning gave the opening remarks about Coach Rowe saying, “You made a huge difference in a lot of young men’s lives. You made better men out of ... Full Story »

4-H and FFA Raffle Truck won by Fermon Jones

Fermon Jones of Lake Butler was very happy to drive to Big Bend Chevrolet Buick in Chiefland on Tuesday, April 2, to pick up his brand new 4x4 Silverado truck. Jones lives in Lake Butler but does a lot of work in the Trenton area. He owns Fermon Jones Enterprises which is a mobile home moving company. Jones said he ... Full Story »