On Tuesday night, FAMU scored an astounding 40 points in the first quarter and 30 points in the second quarter to lead Munroe 70-12 at the half. They dominated from start to finish and won 106-21. For Munroe, Maddey Pappadakis made two three pointers and led in scoring with eight points.
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The Florida All State football teams have been released for each classification and several local players were selected to this high honor. The team is selected by Florida sportswriters and coaches. Selected were:
1A – West Gadsden: Marquis Brown, Wide Receiver; Israel Grande, Kicker – 2nd Team
2A – Munro:e Myles Edwards, Linebacker-2nd team
4A – East Gadsden: Derrick Kelly, Offensive Lineman – First Team; JaJuan Perkins, Defensive Back – 2nd Team; Geomary Smith, Defensive Lineman – Honorable Mention. [Full Story »]
Chris Christie, New Jersey’s bumptious governor, was bound to get smacked eventually. You have to like the blunt, straightforward Christie. He has no time for sugar coating but every so often becomes so objectionable, so rude, such a bully, you just wish somebody would slap him up side the head.
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10 YEARS AGO
Executive Vice President Mitch Englert told Capital City Bank employees in Quincy that Capital City Bank Group had acquired Quincy State Bank (QSB) and the transition would take place March 19. QSB, the oldest chartered bank in the state of Florida, was more than doubling the size of Capital City Bank in Gadsden County. The 37 employees at QSB were being retained to handle the additional work load or in other positions within Capital City Bank Group, Englert said. [Full Story »]