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Hawthorne defeats Lady Tigers in 1A semi-final

The Trenton Lady Tigers had a fantastic effort as they played in their third State Final Four tournament in four years on Wednesday, February 24 in the RP Funding Arena in Lakeland. The Tigers were facing the defending 1A State Champs, the Hawthorne Hornets. The Hornets took an early lead and came out on top of a 43-32 battle which ... Full Story »

Bell falls to Cowboys in Madison

The Bell Bulldogs traveled to Madison on Thursday night to face the winner of District 5 in the Region 3 semi-finals. Madison, ranked No. 5 in Max Prep, 1A classifications, dominated the visitors in the second half to win 48-32. The Bulldogs came out fired up leading the Cowboys 11-6 at the end of the first quarter. Madison took charge ... Full Story »

Trenton Tigers softball team goes 2-0

The Trenton girls softball team has begun their 2021 regular season with a 2-0 record. The Tigers traveled to Union County on Thursday, February 11 and defeated the Fighting Tigers 8-7. Trenton traveled to Williston on Tuesday, February 16. The Tigers defeated the Red Devils 7-0 as senior pitcher Darian Ingram shut out the hosts in 7 innings. The Tigers ... Full Story »

Trenton holds on to defeat Hamilton County

The Trenton Boys basketball team outlasted the Hamilton County Trojan’s fourth quarter surge to advance to the Region 3 Finals, 77-75 Thursday night in Trenton. The Tiger’s Tyler Perry, a junior, shooting guard was selected as Trenton’s Player of the Game. The team Captain shot 14 points and had a tremendous effort in this game as he set the pace ... Full Story »

School District celebrates the Gilchrist County Character Council for their many years of service to the community

After 20 years of service to Gilchrist County the Cornwells and the Gilchrist County Character Council were honored for their vast contributions. Superintendent Dr. Jim Surrency and the School Board honored Carl and Geneva Cornwell of Trenton, for being founding members of the council and leading it through the last 20 years. The Character Council was made up of local ... Full Story »

Santa Fe and Suwannee Rivers on the Rise

The Santa Fe River on the northern border of Gilchrist County has been rising for the past few weeks. According to National Weather Service the Santa Fe at Three Rivers Estates went from 17 feet on Sunday, February 20, to 18.53 feet on Tuesday, February 23. When the river reached 17 feet it went into minor flood stage. It is ... Full Story »

Trenton Tigers play Hawthorne in 1A State Semi-Finals Wednesday

The Trenton girls basketball team will face the defending 1A state basketball champion, Hawthorne Hornets on Wednesday evening in the first round of the FHSAA Final Four basketball tournament in Lakeland. The Tigers advanced to the Final Four after defeating the Branford Bucs 58-44 Tuesday night in Trenton’s Tiger Den. Trenton’s Bri Becker was selected as the Tiger’s Player of ... Full Story »

Trenton’s Quilt and Artisan Festival Accepting quilts

Trenton’s Quilt and Artisan Festival will be held on March 19,20,21, 2021. This is an outdoor event with free admission. It will feature quilts, antiques and antique tractors. Quilts will be displayed only on Saturday, March 20, 2021, which is National Quilt Day, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Quilts will hang along Main Street from the traffic light to ... Full Story »

69th Suwannee River Fair begins on Saturday

The 2021 Suwannee River Youth Livestock Show and Sale will officially kick off next Saturday, February 27, with the Dog Show. This show will begin at 9:00 a.m. at the Suwannee River Fair Barn in Fanning Springs. FFA and 4-H members will compete in the Showmanship Division, Obedience Division, Rally Division and Agility Division. On March 5th the Rabbit Show ... Full Story »

Capps and Piechocki Valedictorian Herrington and Holmes Salutatorians

Savannah Capps Trenton High Valedictorian Trenton High School is proud to announce that their 2021 Valedictorian is Savannah Hope Capps. Savannah is the daughter of Jason and Maria Capps of Trenton. Savannah has a numeric GPA of 100.58. She is on the A honor roll and on the Florida Gateway College’s 2019 Presidents List. Her other honors are FCA All-Academic ... Full Story »