Today's News

  • Softball, tennis continue for girls

    Since Florida made the transition to fast-pitch softball in 1994, it’s been a case of feast or famine for most teams. Teams are either good or bad, depending mostly on their development of a pitcher. The Munroe Lady Cats softball team ran up on two struggling programs last week — FAMU and East Gadsden — on their way to a 2-1 week this past week. 


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  • Bobcats win three more, prep for Aucilla

    The Robert F. Munroe Bobcats enjoyed something they were unable to accomplish last season: a 3-0 week. 

    In doing so, the team defeated the Florida State University School (Florida High) and Wakulla on consecutive nights before besting FAMU in their first district game. 

  • Quincy CRA quandary leads BOCC to withhold funds


    Times Reporter 

    Sharp discussion surrounded the allocation of local tax dollars marked for Quincy’s Community Redevelopment Agency or CRA. 


    When Gadsden County’s Board of County Commissioners met Feb. 17 for their regular public meeting, the topic spurred conflicting concerns about authority, accountability and public perception.  

  • Internet deal raises questions, ire


    Times Reporter

    A new deal for Quincy’s Internet usage became the major point of debate during the city commissioners’ regularly scheduled meeting   Feb. 25 at city hall.


  • Colorful crowd-pleaser


    Times Reporter

    St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Quincy hosted an all-day festival on Mar. 1. The event was open to everyone in the community. Michael Somers, the pastor at St. Thomas, said the church intended to bring people together through the event. 

  • Persistent Bobcats break losing streak

    The long dry spell has ended. 

    After going winless all of last season and the beginning of this one, the Bobcats of Robert F. Munroe secured their first two victories with home wins over Poplar Springs on Tuesday, Jan. 14, and Brookwood on Thursday, Jan. 24. 

  • Play ball! Opening day for Munroe baseball set

    The Robert F. Munroe Bobcat Baseball teams will begin their 2014 season with an opening day ceremony Saturday, Feb. 2, at Bradford May Field. The activities will start at 2 p.m. and include team skills competitions, a Red and Gray inter-squad game, fan participation events and an alumni game. The RFM Baseball Boosters will also serve catfish dinners from 4 to 6 p.m. All proceeds will support the needs of Bobcat Baseball. One upcoming project will be the construction of a new covered batting and practice facility scheduled to be built in early February. 

  • West Gadsden Panthers rout Rickards Raiders


    Times Sports Correspondent 

    This past Saturday night, West Gadsden and Rickards went head to head in Greensboro. Both teams came out and displayed an extreme look of focus during their pregame warm-up drills. Though it was an away game for them, the Raiders had a good number of fans in attendance.


  • District tourneys ahead for girls high school basketball countywide


    Times Sports Correspondent



    The East Gadsden Jaguars loped through contests with Lincoln and then Port St. Joe in their final regular season contests last week to run their record to an impressive 17-6. 

  • County to aid Midway


    Times Correspondent