FHP: Man found dead in vehicle along highway in Hamilton County
Editor’s Note: This story initially reported this death as the result of a crash in Hamilton County, which WCTV reported because it was labeled a “deadly crash” on the Florida Highway Patrol live traffic crash and road condition map. This story has been updated after Florida Highway Patrol released more details on the incident, clarifying that the man was found dead inside the vehicle, but his death is not believed to be connected to a traffic wreck.
‘Faces of Idalia’: Looking back on Hurricane Idalia 6 months later
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - Nearly 6 months to the day, Hurricane Idalia made landfall in our region. The category 3 storm changed many of our counties and many lives forever. While it seems like it’s back to business per usual for most of those counties in the Big Bend and South Georgia, that’s not the case for Madison, Hamilton and Taylor counties where they’re still working to get debris cleaned up on private properties.
Clinch County, Lowndes girls hoops punch ticket to state final four
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - Three girls basketball teams hit the floor in south Georgia in their respective Elite Eight match-ups, and two of them won, sealing up their spot in the state semifinals. In A Division II, the defending state champion Clinch County Pantherettes topped Chatt County 65 to 57,...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.19 and $3.39 in Jasper as of 2024-03-01. 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 $3.331, a week ago the price is $3.267 , according to AAA.
Buccaneers sail to victory against the Trojans
Christian Peterson email@example.com On Tuesday, Feb. 20, the Branford High School Buccaneers and the Hamilton County High School Trojans spent the day preparing for a softball showdown. The game was the first of the season for both teams, and would set the tone for the rest of the season. Both teams were desperate to take home their first victory. As they stepped onto the field,
Around the Banks
Johnny Bullard Guest Columnist I was in somewhat of a quandary as to what I should write this week, and as I walked out of the White Springs Methodist Church on Sunday and took notice of a beautiful redbud tree in almost full bloom, inspiration came to me. All around me were familiar landmarks. Across Hamilton Street in the back is the home of the late Mr. and Mrs. W.B. Feagle, both longtime.
Statenville, February 29 High School Baseball⚾ Game Notice
The Lanier County High School baseball team will have a game with Echols County High School on February 29, 2024, 17:30:00 CST. Want to throw HARDER? Earn yourself a scholarship? Then this is the Program for You!.
Mobley, Brannan to campaign this year
Tyler Mobley, an accountant with Burnham Construction in Macclenny, recently became the latest potential candidate for the District 3 county commission seat being vacated next year with the retirement of former board chair Cathy Rhoden. Retired long-time school district administrator Ann Watts, who serves on the county’s Land Planning Agency...
Grand slam glory: Hamilton County boys prove themselves all stars
Christian Peterson firstname.lastname@example.org Pablo Garcia has been coaching youth sports in Hamilton County for 18 years, including America's favorite pastime: baseball. Of the many kids he's had the pleasure of coaching, four boys were nominated to participate in the Future Pros Baseball (FPB) Tatum Taylor, Zeke Garcia, Carter Taylor and Michael Edwards traveled to compete in the tourna.
Kelly Infantino’s innovative approach to inclusive education
Bea Coker email@example.com In the heart of Hamilton County High School, Kelly Infantino stands out as an exemplar of inclusive and engaging education, especially during Black History Month. With a passion for fostering empathy and understanding among her students, Infantino brings to life the rich tapestry of Black history through innovative teaching methods and a commitment to.
2024 elections on horizon – Important dates to remember
With a presidential general election now barely 10 months away, interest in the electoral process is beginning to perk up, preparatory to the grand finale of the general election on Nov. 5. With that in mind, the following are some important dates to keep in mind, according to the Suwannee, Hamilton and Lafayette County Elections Offices.
BOYS WEIGHTLIFTING: Columbia tops Buchholz, Hamilton County in tri-meet
Columbia won its home opener Wednesday, tallying 65 points in traditional to top Buchholz (28) and Hamilton County (15) in a tri-meet. The Tigers won eight of their 10 weight classes, which included…
How can 21 Florida shelters avoid killing animals? Ask the Jacksonville Humane Society
After a "brutal" year of too many dogs and cats but not enough adopters, 21 Florida animal shelters will be getting a supportive hand from the Jacksonville Humane Society. The private, nonprofit animal shelter with a vaunted national reputation has received a $2.7 million grant to mentor shelters that are struggling to achieve or regain no-kill status.
Pelham Seniors club addressed by Manor mayor and village manager
Editor’s note: This press release was provided by the Village of Pelham Manor. The Pelham Examiner publishes press releases in the form received as a service to the community. Mayor Jennifer Lapey and Village Manger Lindsey Luft were delighted to address the Pelham Seniors at their meeting and luncheon...
This winters chill has been fruitful
This year’s El Nino pattern has brought abundant cool and damp conditions which will make for better fruit come this spring. This winter has had more chilling hours compared to last season across most north Florida growing areas. A chilling hour is when the temperature drops below 45 degrees Fahrenheit. The accumulation of chilling hours per season results in flowers and, consequently, more fruit for certain species of plants and trees.
Highschool Basketball | 27 February Chattahoochee County Girls Game Notice
The Chattahoochee County Girls Basketball team will have a Playoff game with Clinch County(Homerville, GA) on 27 February, 2024, None. As of now, Panthers has won 5 games and lost 5 games, and the winning rate is 0.5.
Letter: Stick to your rules
Here we go yet again. A 17-year-old plat based on obsolete data proposed by people who have a track record for trying to bypass current legal requirements for large scale developments. Sounds very familiar. The golf course and Pineview Properties LLC comes to mind. It wasn’t long ago that the City of Macclenny was embroiled in the same issues which were rejected by the Macclenny city commissioners.
Clet Harvey bridge detour to start Feb. 26
As part of the Florida Department of Transportation’s Clet Harvey Road bridge replacements project in Baker County, the closure of the bridge over Turkey Creek has been delayed and will now close beginning February 26, weather and unforeseen circumstances permitting. Completion of the bridge over Turkey Creek is expected...
Hamilton, Suwannee Counties will benefit from high-speed internet program
Suwannee Valley Electric Cooperative Inc. is receiving a $17.8 million ReConnect Program grant to benefit 19,000 people.
Few shower chances this week means more sunshine for South Georgia and the Big Bend
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — Thanks to high pressure over our area this week, we will see more sunshine!. Rain chances stay limited until the end of the week. A cooler start brings us into Tuesday morning. Lows drop to or just below freezing. For areas that haven't seen as...