Today's News

  • Along Twin Ponds Road

    “Ray, one day you’ll be ready for sitting atop a stool and singing and playing at Chuck’s Steak House on a Friday night,” remarked my first guitar teacher, George
    I’ve never known how to take that statement of George’s, especially after having been his student for a couple of years.
    On one hand, it could have been encouraging. Chuck’s was one of a chain of Connecticut steak houses very popular at the time.

  • Praise & Worship September 17, 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
    Church to celebrate pastor’s
    16th anniversary

  • Bobcats fall prey to Seahawks


    Sports Correspondent

  • Serve! Lady Cats boost team skills; Lady Jags lag at Rickards

    The Munroe Lady Cats volleyball team, still adjusting to four new starters, played two district games last week and came away at .500.  

  • Mistakes hinder Jags
  • Family honors 1937 Dozier School victim

    A Quincy man stabbed to death in 1937 while sentenced to the Dozier School for Boys was properly laid to rest by his family Friday morning.
    Relatives of Robert Stephens gathered at the Smith Cemetery in Quincy where they buried Stephens’ bones in a tiny white casket.

  • Familiar face to lead QPD

    Quincy native Glenn Sapp was announced as the city’s permanent police chief at the Sept. 8 meeting of Quincy city commissioners. He had served the position in the interim for nearly a year.
    Sapp has been a law enforcement professional for nearly 25 years now, beginning as a military police officer patrolling over a prisoner of war camp during the Gulf War.
    He was first introduced to a law enforcement officer’s work as an 11-year-old participant in the Quincy Police Department’s junior police program during the late ‘70s.

  • Havana police arrest ‘molly’ suspects

    Editor's note: In the print edition of The Times, the photos of Mondrell George and Willie Washington were switched due to an editor's error. The Gadsden County Times regrets the error.

  • Task force yields drug suspects in Quincy

    The Gadsden County Sheriff’s Office drug task force netted arrests Sept. 4 in an operation triggered by complaints of gambling, alcohol use and an open air drug market in the parking lot of Bud’s Lounge on South Adams in Quincy.

  • BOCC writes off $100K in old hospital’s bad debt

    County commissioners voted to write off $100,000 taken from the county’s Hospital Endowment Trust Fund and used to operate the hospital in March 2003 at their Sept. 1 meeting.
    According to the agenda request, the funds were used after Ashford Healthcare defaulted on the hospital’s lease. The funds were allocated to Gadsden Hospital Inc., which operated the hospital after Ashford, and to be used as their start-up funds.