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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 Middle High Staff enjoys Christmas down on the farm

The Cannon Farm Plantation was the venue for Bell Middle High School staff’s annual Christmas Party on Thursday, December 19.  Miles Prescott, the event venue’s owner and a 1981 graduate of Bell High said, “This is my way of giving back to my old Alma Mater.” For the past three years, Prescott has welcomed the teachers and staff to the ... Full Story »

Bell FFA Brings Home the Ribbons at Sub-Districts

By Carleigh Newsom Both Bell Middle and Senior attended our annual FFA sub-districts. This is a day in which many competitions take place such as public speaking, parliamentary procedure, and tractor driving. Bell FFA is proud of the competing members such as the second place winning middle school parliamentary procedure team, which is made up of  our chairman, Jordan LeFebvre ... Full Story »

Joyce Teague wins Golden Spoon Award at 4-H Christmas bake off

The Gilchrist 4-H Holiday Bake-Off was held Dec. 2 at the Trenton Community Building. The 4-Her’s dropped off their entries between 7:30 and 9:30 a.m. Monday morning and returned at 6:00 p.m. to enjoy the treats they had made with friends and family and to learn who had been awarded the giant golden spoon. The giant Golden Spoon winner was ... Full Story »

FFA Advisor Ashley Thoron to leave THS

By Cindy Jo Ayers Trenton FFA Chapter members and Alumni were saddened to learn that longtime FFA Advisor Ashley Thoron would be leaving Trenton High over Christmas break. Dr. Andrew Thoron, Ashley’s husband, has taken a position as the Education and Ag Communication Department Head at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton, Georgia. Ms. Thoron said she plans to take ... Full Story »

Austin Bagby takes Bell FFA to Nationals

By Carleigh Newsom Austin Bagby went to compete at the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana. Austin recently graduated at Bell High School and is now a student at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Georgia. He did the Bell FFA chapter proud by competing in both a dairy proficiency and in the agriscience in the area of environmental and natural ... Full Story »

Garrett Brooker and Madison Bost crowned BHS Homecoming King and Queen

Howl-oween Homecoming a huge success Submitted by John W. Powers, Public Relations Officer Bell High School’s 2019 Homecoming, “A Howl-oween Homecoming”, was once again a huge success. Students and faculty dressed up as their favorite old time monsters on “Monster Mash” Monday, pretended to be creepy twins on “Twin Day” Tuesday, were either heroes or villains on “Who Ya Gonna ... Full Story »

Trenton FFA returns home with several Awards from National Convention

Trenton FFA had a fantastic National FFA Convention. The Sr. Chapter was recognized as a National 2 Star Chapter and the Trenton Alumni and Supporters group was awarded a silver award. In the National Agriscience Fair Alizabeth Moorehouse won the Food Products and Processing Systems Category, Carol Lynn and Rebecca Drilling earned a gold emblem, placed 4th in the Environmental ... Full Story »