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Today's News

  • Quincy CRA quandary leads BOCC to withhold funds

    ROBERT ALLEN

    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

    ROBERT ALLEN

    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

    ROBERT ALLEN

    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

    TERRANCE CHISOLM

    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

    SUSIE MORRIS

    Times Sports Correspondent

     

    EAST GADSDEN

    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

    CURT WILKERSON

    Times Correspondent

  • Police nab Grinchy suspects

    The Quincy Police Department investigated a noticeably larger number of burglaries during the months of November and December. This period is typically marked by higher reports of thefts and burglaries due to the vast amount of holiday shopping by consumers. 

  • Jaguars win close game

    TERRANCE CHISOLM

    Times Sports Correspondent

    This past Thursday night the Jaguars jumped out to a 6-0 lead at home against the Seminoles in the first few minutes of the first quarter. Jaguars Head Coach Bobby Parrish said, “This was the worst game we’ve played all year.”