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Gilchrist Schools to be closed for remainder of the school year

The Gilchrist County School Superintendent Robert Rankin stated on Monday, April 20, that all Gilchrist County Schools will continue distance learning through the rest of this school year. Principals will be in contact with students over the next few weeks on closing out the 2019-2020 school year. They will address picking up personal items that may be a the schools, ... Full Story »

Suwannee River Fair sells 376 Market Animals

The annual fair sale was held last Wednesday following a busy three weeks of SRF events. Grand Champion Swine exhibited by Caroline Martin of Trenton Middle FFA had a sale weight of 280 pounds. The hog sold for $27.00 a pound and the buyers were: Long’s Fencing, Robbie and Tracy Lee, Gene and Darlene Higginbotham, Sanchez Farms, Mike and Jill ... Full Story »

Gilchrist does well in the Fair Creative Life Skills Show

Gilchrist County has four out of six Best of Division winners at the 2020 Suwannee River Fair Creative Life Skills Show. Molly McKenzie of Wilcox 4-H Club won the Best of Division for Foods with her Pecan Pie Muffins. Savannah McCoy won the Photography Division Best of Show. Savannah is a member of Trenton Sr. FFA. Savannaha gave this description ... Full Story »

Gilchrist Youth doing well at the 2020 Suwannee River Fair

Many local 4-H and FFA members were busy over the weekend at the annual Suwannee River Fair and Livestock Show and Sale. The Rabbit Show was held on Friday evening, March 6. Gilchrist County 4-H Cloverbuds had lots of entries in the show. During the Horse Show Briar Langford of Eastside Explorers 4-H Club won the Junior Showmanship, Jr. Speed ... Full Story »

Trenton FFA Alumni Cake Auction a big success

Sweet cakes were well appreciated at the FFA Alumni Cake Auction on Friday evening at the Trenton High auditorium. When area auctioneer Daniel Jerrels took the last bid, a total of $6,100 had been raised. The Alumni raise funds each year by holding events like the cake auction to financially support the FFA students.  These funds are used when students ... Full Story »