Today's News

  • Along Twin Ponds Road

    Have you ever experienced an epiphany?
    I believe most of us have at least a time or two in our lives.
    “Epiphany” is defined as a time of sudden and profound understanding of something, as a moment in which you suddenly see or understand something in a new or very clear way.
    For example, someone has lost a set of keys and has been looking for them when suddenly has an idea of where they are.
    Another definition would be an appearance or manifestation, especially of a divine being.

  • Praise & Worship February 18, 2016

    Women’s conference set in Alabama
    The eighth annual Women of Power Conference will be Feb. 25 to 27 at beautiful Lake Point Resort in Eufala, Ala. Whether you are seeking healing, salvation, spiritual renewal or just a closer walk with God you don’t want to miss this conference, unlike any other. Guest speakers include: the Rev. Cliff Kirkland, Evang. Polly Armstrong, Sis. Janie Kirkland, Rev. Eva Howell, Sis. Judy Glisson. For information, visit www.womenofpower2009.com or kdurden573@mail.com/. Phone: 850-209-8429 or glissonjudy@yahoo.com

  • Grace Notes February 18, 2016


  • Lady Jags headed to Final Four; season ends for Lady Panthers

    Jacksonville Bolles is an impressive school, with impressive facilities and a waiting list to get in.  East Gadsden’s Lady Jaguars were not impressed, however.  They were so unimpressed they sent Bolles back to Jax with a 61-39 defeat and took the
    4A Region 1 title back to the house.

  • WGHS Panthers overpower Gators

    The Panthers dismantled the Gators in Greensboro thispast Thursday, Feb. 11, which earned them the right to travel to Chipley on Tuesday, Feb. 16, to battle the Tigers for a trip to the 1A tournament in Lakeland.
    West Gadsden jumped out to a 2-0 lead 20 seconds into the game but their advantage was quickly erased as Baker High nailed a corner shot from beyond the arch with 6:04 left in the period.

  • Jags win first round in regionals



  • TDC elects new leader

    Peter Patel was elected the Tourism Development Council’s new chairman by the TDC’s board at their Monday afternoon meeting, while the former chair Keith Dowdell was elected vice chairman.
    It was announced that an request was sent out for companies to bid to host an annual bike race in Gadsden County and/or Downtown Quincy. The request proposal says the company with the winning bid would be able to sign a three-year agreement at the maximum, and it says the event will preferably be Memorial Day weekend, but definitely in April or May. Proposal deadldine Friday.

  • Police nab robbery suspect

    The man suspected of robbing a Focus Credit Union in Chattahoochee this past Thursday was apprehended Monday. He was a resident at the Florida State Hospital.
    Authorities say Jemarvious Roberts, 27, entered the credit union that afternoon and handed a note to the teller demanding she hand him money in denominations of hundreds and fifties, according to police reports. Authorities would not release the dollar amount Roberts is suspected of taking.

  • BOCC supports rural summit

    The Board of County Commissioners allocated $15,000 of the county’s Law Enforcement Training Funds to be used to conduct the fifth annual Rural County Summit at their meeting Tuesday night.
    The funds will be used to cover travel fees for speakers and venue cost. The summit will be April 5 to 7, has a theme dedicated to building trust between officers and the community and will cover topics that have caused national controversy including the shooting deaths of Trayvon Martin and nine churchgoers in South Carolina.

  • Grace Notes February 11, 2016