Today's News

  • Sheriff to lace up walking shoes for breast cancer

    Sheriff Morris Young will host his third annual cross-county walk for breast cancer awareness October 30. The walk will begin in Chattahoochee and end in Midway this year.
    Though people are allowed to participate in the walk without a team and without paying a registration fee, the walk’s chairperson Ronterrious Green hopes they buy event t-shirts while hoping organizations like businesses, churches and sororities will pay the $35 it costs to register as a team. All funds go to efforts for breast cancer awareness and research, Green said.

  • Jury clears Quincy man in sex crime case

    A Quincy man prosecuted for sexual assault, burglary and theft has been found not guilty.
    A jury delivered the verdict rendering Gregory Marshall, 50, innocent Sept. 17 and he was released Tuesday morning.
    The trial lasted two days.
    Marshall had been accused of stealing his girlfriend’s purse and cellphone before assaulting her.
    The woman told deputies Marshall sexually assaulted her behind a house then choked her later that evening, and the deputies reported seeing bruises on the woman’s neck that corroborated her story.

  • Praise & Worship October 1, 2015

    Neal’s Temple plans event for women

  • Grace Notes Oct. 1, 2015

    By Nancy Kennedy

  • Serve! Lady Cats face Lady Jags

    In the final full week of September play, the Munroe volleyball team picked up three wins to push their win-streak to five matches.  In those five matches, the team dropped only two individual games.  The other three matches were won 3-0 in a best of five set up.
    Munroe: 3
    Wakulla Christian: 0

  • Along Twin Ponds Road

    I bet she would be a little upset with herself if she knew that ever since she made the comment, way back in May: “Those glasses are awful; they don’t do a thing for you,” that I’ve been going crazy switching them back and forth with another pair she found acceptable.
    I don’t even see well with the pair she favors.
    Oh well ...
    Yes, faithful readers, I do remember I recently wrote about eye glasses.
    Claire Roxann Willis Collier is my only sister, and she’s

  • Faith & Worship, Sept. 24, 2015

         Neal’s Temple plans event for
    A Women’s Retreat will kick off at 1 p.m. Oct. 30, Neal’s Temple Holiness Church, Havana, Savannah, Ga., and continue through Nov. 1. Contact persons are Sis. Shane Bozman, 850-688-5230; and Shirley Adams, 850-504-5465
    Fall fest organizers seek local talent

  • Grace Notes Sept. 24, 2015


  • Along Twin Ponds Road

    Is pizza your favorite food as it is with so many Americans?
    It’s been mine ever since Butch Santy’s mother served me some of her own, homemade style, back in the early ‘50s.
    Of course, Mrs. Santy was Italian, and she probably grew up making pizza as so many Italian women did in those days.
    It’s a good thing my father was as crazy about pizza as his kids were or we’d have suffered big time.
    In my section of central Connecticut there were pizza o,r Italian restaurants on just about every street corner it seemed.

  • Panthers impress

    After a 0-3 start to the season, West Gadsden played their second home game this past Friday against Jay High School, which is located in Jay, Fla.
    A large crowd filled the home section to cheer the Panthers on before they hit the road again to play an extremely important district game against Liberty County next Friday, Oct. 2.
    After the game, Coach Striplin spoke on the importance of gaining a little momentum heading into their district game: