Andrews is Havana’s law officer of the year
The Havana Police Department (HPD) has named Sgt. Donteris Andrews as the 2013 Law Enforcement Officer of the Year.
East Gadsden maintains a “C” grade
Superintendent Focuses On Every Detail of High School Grades
Opening night at Gadsden Arts
The New Visions of the Florida Landscape exhibition opened Friday at the Gadsden Arts Center in Quincy.
County long-term debt at $13.6 mil
Clerk of Courts Nicholas Thomas gave the commission a summary of the county’s long term debts.
Bears becoming nuisance in Gadsden Co.
Have you seen a bear in Gadsden County?
Retiree’s life revolves around kids
Retirement for some means spending time in a garden or hobbies.
Munroe falls hard to FAMU High, twice
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.
Border War football game has local flavor
The Big Bend Stars will take on the Thomasville-Bainbridge-Moultrie-Tifton area Stars in a Florida-Georgia War of the Border football game Friday night in Moultrie.
Infant Zoie Marie Rickard passed away peacefully Friday January 10, 2014
She was born at 4:01 a.m. and went to meet Jesus the same day.
The graveside funeral service will be held at 2:00p.m. Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at Roselawn Cemetery in Tallahassee.
Zoie was the daughter of James “Jay” Ryan Richard and Alyssa Marie Rutledge of Tallahassee.
Her Maternal grandparents Gene ‘Skeet” and Cindy Rutledge; Maternal Great grandparents Gene and Melinda Wood; and Gene and Linda Rutledge.
Paternal Grandparent Cindy Carr; Paternal Great-grandparents Evertt Car, and Jean Burkholder; her aunt & uncle Missy and Jordon McGuire.
Zoie Marie is in the care of Faith Funeral Home in Havana (850.539.4300 or www.faithfuneralhome.com)
Zoie Marie, was born sleeping at 4:01a.m. on January 10, 2014 Mommy and Daddy love you Angel...
Bernice Dykes Toole, 90, of Greensboro died Friday, January 10, 2014 at her home. She was born April 14, 1923 in Bonifay, Florida. She retired after teaching for thirty years, of which twenty-eight years was at the Greensboro High School. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Greensboro.
Visitation will be Monday, January 13, 6:00-7:00 P. M. at the Charles McClellan Funeral Home, Quincy. Service will be Tuesday, January 14, 11:00 A. M. at the Providence Baptist Church, Greensboro with interment in the Providence Cemetery.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Johnnie B. Toole; daughter, Ann (James Brady) Hall of Greensboro, Stepdaughter, Sue Ellen Marlow Murray of Columbia, S. C.; grandchildren, Johnnie, Jimmy and Tim Hall, Stephanie Marlow Edwards, William Floyd Marlow, Mandi Rodriguez and Ricky Rodriguez; eight (8) great-grandchildren; and seven (7) great-great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Covenant Hospice, 1921 N. E. Capital Circle, Tallahassee, Florida 32308.
She was predeceased by a son, Floyd Marlow.
Charles McClellan Funeral Home, Quincy, FL in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Robbie Brinson, 61 years of age, of Tallahassee, FL., died on Friday, January 10, 2014, in Tallahassee, FL. The service is 11:00 a.m.,, EST, Saturday, January 18, 2014 at St. James P.B. Church, of Havana, FL, with burial at Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 to 7 p.m., Friday, January 17, 2014 at Williams Funeral Home of Quincy, FL. He is survived by his wife, Emma Jean Brinson, of Tallahassee, FL, two sons, Venderick McCray (Stephanie), Theopholis Brinson, both of Tallahassee, FL, one daughter, Chiquita Mordica (Anthony), of Tallahassee, FL, five brothers, Bernard Brinson (Gloria), Harry Donaldson, Larry Donaldson, Jimmy Anderson, all of California, Frank Binson, Jr., of Bartow, FL, six sisters, Synechia Anderson, California, Cynthia Brinson, Sabrina Brinson, Lisa Brinson, Sylvia Brinson, all of Bartow, FL, Marsha Sanders, of Havana, FL, and 3 granddaughters. Williams Funeral Home of Quincy, Florida in charge of arrangements.
Reverend Edgar William Cox, Jr. went to be with his Lord at his home surrounded by his family on January 11, 2014. Ed is survived by his wife, Vicki Rose Harpole Cox, his children: Edgar William Cox, III (Trey), Tiffany Rose Cox, Titus Harpole Cox, and Tory Lee Cox.
Ed was the pastor of Santa Clara Baptist Church in Quincy. His memorial service will be at the First Baptist Church of Quincy on Wednesday, January 15 at 11:00 a.m..
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Santa Clara Baptist or his family.
Yes, it's cold outside and yes, it's just January. So why in the world would we want to discuss youth baseball programs? Well, some area programs have once again reported that numbers were down from previous years and, just like last year, they are hoping for a better turnout of youngsters in 2014.
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LIONS MAUL NOLES:
The Tallavana Christian boys’ basketball team had a huge win on Friday night when they defeated the Florida High basketball team 76-74 in second round action in the Maclay Holiday Hoops tournament.
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It just can’t get any better than this. An undefeated season, a Heisman Trophy winner, and a national championship.
The finishing touches on that magical season were wrapped up Monday night when Jameis Winston indeed proved he deserved the Heisman when he led his Florida State team 80 yards to a touchdown in just 56 seconds and a 34-31 win over an Auburn team that also had a magical season.
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Newly appointed interim city manager Dorothy Inman-Johnson, after hearing remarks made concerning her at last week’s Midway city council meeting, responded saying she had worked hard for her good reputation.
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