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Bell man dies in ATV accident
A Bell man died Wednesday afternoon when the ATV he was driving collided with a tractor trailer. According to Florida Highway Patrol (FHP), the accident occurred at 1:36 p.m. north of Bell in Gilchrist County. A 51-year-old Bell man was driving an ATV west on NW 87th Place and did...
Ridaught: Branford looks to complete the mission as softball season starts
For the second year in a row, there were no state titles for area softball teams. However, that didn’t stop another school from setting a program record. Two years ago, the Dixie County (Cross City) and Fort White softball teams advanced to their first final four in program history.
How personal income has changed in Dixie County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Dixie County, Florida and how it compares to state and national levels.
Fog contributes to crashes in Gilchrist County including a sheriff’s deputy
TRENTON, Fla. (WCJB) - Morning fog contributed to multiple crashes along a major road in Gilchrist County. An emergency vehicle responding to the incident also crashed. According to Florida Highway Patrol, a Gilchrist County Sheriff’s deputy responded to a crash on State Road 26 between Trenton and Fanning Springs in the area of Wilcox Curve. Troopers say due to foggy conditions, the patrol car crashed into a pickup truck.
The gas price fluctuate between $3.37 and $3.42 in Chiefland as of 2024-02-23. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.267, a week ago the price is $3.284 , according to AAA.
Steinhatchee celebrates 16th annual Fiddler Crab Festival
STEINHATCHEE, Fla. (WCJB) -Big eats, big shopping, and big fun!. Residents of Steinhatchee were all about doing it big this year following the community’s recovery from Hurricane Idalia. The annual famous Fiddler Crab Festival rocked Steinhatchee for the 16th time this weekend. The three-day event featured a car and...
PREP ROUNDUP: Scores and stats from 2/20/23
BASEBALL — Newberry 4, Suwannee 2: Grayson Greene only allowed one hit but he walked four while his defense committed costly errors as the Panthers (1-0) scored three unearned runs and four total…
Are you waiting for your Cinderella moment?
Bea Coker firstname.lastname@example.org The Branford Public Library will host a Cinderella's Closet Prom Dress Giveaway, giving every girl in need a Cinderella moment to cherish. Young princesses still needing a gown to wear to Branford High School's prom are encouraged to fill out the form linked to the library's Facebook page. Don't miss out on this opportunity to create a memory that wil.
Williston races past Trenton to the final four
On Tuesday night the Williston boys’ basketball team scored 39 points in the opening quarter of its Class 1A-Region 4 Final. Visiting Trenton scored 37 points the entire game. Enough said. Five players scored in double figures for the top-seed Red Devils, who built a 39-11 lead at the...
Woman swipes $1.5 million and splurges on flights, Carnival cruises, Florida cops say
They cited “inadequate compensation” as a motive, officials said.
PREP SOFTBALL: Branford squeezes past Columbia in extra innings
A new rule in extra innings showed up in Columbia’s season opener. A state title contender capitalized on it. The Tigers did not. Ashlee Combee laid down a squeeze bunt to score Hunter Revis from…
"Home Court Clash: Red Devils vs. Tigers – A Slam-Dunk Showdown on February 20th at 7 PM!"
Get ready for an epic showdown in high school basketball! The 2023-2024 season brought a face-off between the Williston Red Devils and the Trenton Tigers, and the playoff on February 20th is going to be a blast. Let’s break it down and see why the Red Devils are the team to watch!
Two injured in Chiefland crash, destroyed pickup truck
CHIEFLAND, Fla. (WCJB) - Two people are in the hospital with serious after a crash in Chiefland Friday afternoon. FHP Troopers say the pickup was driving on County Road 346 around 4 p.m. when the driver failed to yield to a garbage truck on US-19. The crash ripped the pickup...
Branford Town Council grapples with volunteer fire department certification crisis
Danny Federico email@example.com The Branford Town Council convened on Tuesday, Feb. 13, in a session marked by heated exchanges and urgent discussions surrounding the certification status of the local volunteer fire department. Tensions flared as council members confronted a critical issue affecting public safety and the community's well-being. One of the central points of con.
Music in the Park returning to Mayo on March 2
Danny Federico firstname.lastname@example.org The Branford Oasis Church and Freedom Rally Ministries are excited to put on their second “Music in the Park” event in Mayo on Saturday, March 2. This event is an open invitation to all residents and visitors to enjoy an afternoon of fellowship, musical entertainment and a free dinner. Starting at 1 p.m. and continuing until the last note is.
GIRLS WEIGHTLIFTING: Suwannee adds 2 more state titles to growing dynasty
LAKELAND — Add two more titles to Suwannee High’s weightlifting dynasty. The Bulldogs won both the Olympic and traditional titles Saturday at the Class 1A girls weightlifting state meet at the RP…
Chiefland Firefighters stopped a fire in a mobile home park
Fire rescue officials say the fire could have spread to neighboring properties if they hadn’t put it out in time.
Chris Golden coming to Lighthouse Christian Center
Mickey Starling email@example.com Christian Country Artist Chris Golden will be in concert at Lighthouse Christian Center, in Mayo, on Friday, March 1. The free concert begins at 7 p.m. A love offering will be received, and the church is located at 772 SR 51. Golden is the son of the Oak Ridge Boys’ William Lee Golden. He considers himself blessed to have come from parents who are rich in musical heritage. “Though my mother was a homemaker, she was equally talented,�
Branford Bucs hit the baseball diamond
Rick Patrick firstname.lastname@example.org The Branford High School Buccaneers took the baseball diamond for the beginning of a preseason tournament in Madison, Fla. on Tuesday, Feb. 13, when they met the Warriors of Aucilla Christian Academy, from Aucilla, Fla. It was an opportunity for the coaching staff to see the players in live game action before the regular season begins and an opport.
Class of 1956 donates money to the Lonnie Bob Hurst Scholarship
Donna Long Contributor The Class of 1956 recently voted to donate money to the Lonnie Bob Hurst Scholarship for this year's Suwannee High School graduates. The recipient will be awarded this money at the senior awards assembly, which will be held at the end of the school year. Any senior who is interested in applying for this opportunity is encouraged to pick up an application from the guidance.