MUNROE BASEBALL ROUTS FCCS IN RECORD TIME AND PITCHES:
It was a beautiful night for a baseball game but you wouldn’t know it by the speed at which the Munroe Bobcats defeated First Coast Christian in the 2A Region 1 Quarterfinal contest. The Bobcats won 10-0 in five innings using the mercy rule. The contest lasted an hour and forty minutes and pitcher Nolan Haire threw only 52 pitches, striking out eight and walking none. It was the senior right hander’s 8th win of the season. [Full Story »]
On Tuesday, April 14th at 7 PM, the Concord Volunteer Fire Department (CVFD) held a community meeting at the fire station on Fairbanks Ferry Road in Concord. This meeting was to discuss the construction of a new building to expand the current station’s requirements.
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10 YEARS AGO
School Superintendent Reginald James wasn’t shouting the news from rooftops, but he was pretty close. Several Gadsden County schools got much higher ratings from the state Department of Education in their Writing portion of the 2005 FCAT, and two of the most improved were Havana and Gretna Elementary Schools. “We’re working on what I believe is our potential. Everybody has worked so hard to make gains; teachers and staff, students, they’ve all worked so hard,” said James. [Full Story »]