10 YEARS AGO
County commissioners hired Tallahassee attorney Thornton Williams to be the interim county attorney, replacing Hal Richmond, who resigned after a meeting where county manager Howard McKinnon was fired. Richmond had been county attorney for 13 years. Commissioners already knew Williams because he led a successful lawsuit against the county brought by Metropolitan Church. Williams said he would work equally as hard for the county as he had against the county during that suit. [Full Story »]
ALL BIG BEND FALL SPORTS AWARDS ANNOUNCED:
Fall ended on Sunday and it’s only fitting that fall sports awards are shared at this time. The Tallahassee Democrat released their annual All Big Bend teams for volleyball and football and there are several county players on both. [Full Story »]
The Gadsden County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call of an attempted burglary in Havana on Tuesday, Dec. 16. Prior to this burglary attempt, another Havana resident reported a white male in a white car standing at the front door. When the subject realized someone was home he fled the scene.