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Today's News

  • Bronson looks to build new traditions, dynasty

    Coach Cameron Porch is in his third year of rebuilding the Bronson Eagles and he is ready for the state playoffs.

    Porch is fielding a strong team with 16 seniors on his 33-man squad and most have been with the Porch for the past 3 years. “A lot of those seniors have played the whole time I was there — a dozen have been with us the whole time,” Porch said.

    “I hope we're ready,” Porch said of the coming season.

  • Friday's Game

    The Student Government has declared Friday, Aug. 29, a "White Out."

    Everyone is asked to show their Indian spirit by wearing white to the football game against the Bronson Eagles.

    Kickoff 7:30 p.m. at Wayne Pridgeon Stadium in Chiefland. 

  • Building a Dynasty

    The Chiefland Indians are continuing their rebuilding from a couple of dismal seasons in the early part of this decade and the future looks bright. 

    Coach Aaron Richardson and his staff have 37 players on the roster, including 10 seniors returning from a 7-3 season and finishing third in district play in 2013.

    Last year, the team averaged 27.2 points per game. And they posted their second in-a-row win against the Williston Red Devils to retain ownership of the Levy Classic Cup. 

  • Indians beat Bulldogs in preseason action

    By JOSH WASSON

    Correspondent

    After losing 16 seniors from last year’s team, the 2014 Chiefland Indians entered a preseason game with the Bell Bulldogs with many question marks. It’s safe to say some were answered Friday night with the Indians easily taking care of Bell 39-7.

  • Henderson scholarships go to four graduates

    Four graduates of Chiefland High School's Class of 2014 are entering college in the coming weeks with the help of scholarships they are receiving from the Alice Faye Henderson Scholarship Fund that is part of the Levy County Schools Foundation.

    Kelsi Alexander, who was senior class president and class valedictorian, will study nursing.

    Alexandra Gilliam will study to work in the field of nursing, with a specialty in pediatrics.

  • Engagement: Moody-Beasley

    The engagement of Adrienne Victoria Moody to Allen Martin Beasley is announced by her parents Mrs. Owen Baynard, and Mr. and Mrs. Horace A. Moody of Destin. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Pansy Robinson of Bronson. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce A. Beasley of Ethel, La.

  • Suwannee Valley Rotary new members

    From left, new members of Suwannee Valley Rotary Club are Jamie Griffin, area restaurant owner, Justin Hardee, of Nature Coast Financial Services, and Jane Behringer, of The Deer Camp.

    The club meets on Thursdays at noon in the community room of Haven Hospice in Chiefland. 

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  • It's not magic or science

    By Pastor Terry Wines

    No matter how many times I turn my smartphone or tablet, the screen adjusts so that I’m looking at it right-side-up. I was astounded to learn that this was not magic, but the work of a gyroscope that senses every motion the phone or iPad makes.

    In Matthew 18, Jesus urges us to keep our relationships right-side up. The problem is that unlike smartphones and iPads, we don't have a built-in gyroscope to make it automatic and easy − not one that was scientifically created.         

  • First responder cookout Saturday in Chiefland

    The Chiefland Assembly of God is hosting a cookout for first responders: active and retired firefighters, EMS and law enforcement.

       The Assembly of God wishes to thank all first responders for their service by hosting this free event, which will be held Saturday, Aug. 30, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Train Depot in Chiefland.