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  1. TCC Breaks Ground for Quincy FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | WCTV Tallahassee

    ... be on the corner of West Clark Street and Pat Thomas Parkway. The 1.42 acre plot of land was donated by the City of Quincy. The new facility will be 4,700 square feet and will house GED preparation classes, youth programs, ESL courses, and a ...

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  2. Gadsden County Allocates $640,000 to Promote Economic DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | WCTV Tallahassee

    ... willing to expand their current operations or relocate to Gadsden County. Peter Patel owns the Hampton Inn in Quincy. He says the funding is a win-win for everyone. He says, "Which will help tremendously for the Gadsden County people and the local ...

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  3. Community Invited to Groundbreaking for New TCC Facility in QuincyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | WCTV Tallahassee

    The College invites community members to help celebrate and learn more about TCC's plans for this new facility located in Quincy. Food and entertainment will be provided at the event.

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  4. Happily ever after: High school sweethearts reconnect after 49 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Feather River Bulletin

    It was a love story 49 years in the making. Daryl Turner and Vera McCurry were seemingly the perfect couple at Quincy High School back in 1965, but their young relationship came to end when Vera moved away.

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  5. Local Election Races on Gadsden Co. BallotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | WCTV Tallahassee

    ... or state-wide, voters say they're casting their ballots for those with the community's best interest in mind. Quincy resident James Taylor voted early. He says, "There's areas that need to be thought of as far as the children is concerned, domestic ...

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  6. 'First black governor' wooing minority votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Financial News & Daily Record

    ... one of five services at black churches he attended before a barbecue that drew about 100 black supporters in nearby Quincy. For Crist and his campaign team, increasing turnout among black voters, who reliably cast ballots for Democrats in ...

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  7. 'First black governor' woos minority votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... one of five services at black churches he attended before a barbecue that drew about 100 black supporters in nearby Quincy. For Crist and his campaign team, increasing turnout among black voters, who reliably cast ballots for Democrats in ...

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  8. OBITUARY - CampbellRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    ... husband, Mike, and Alissa Jones and her husband, Anthony, of Panama City, Florida; two step-daughters, Mendy Jones of Quincy, Florida, and Jamie Davis of Bristol; grandchildren, Ricki, Matthew, Lacey, and Sierra Campbell, Leda Thurman, Hannah Hobbs, ...

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  9. 1 Dead, 1 Injured Following Gadsden County AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | WCTV Tallahassee

    ... e Creek Road before catching fire around 12:30 p.m. Sunday. Andres Calderon, 21, and Virginia Marie Ruiz, 20, both of Quincy were transported to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital in critical condition. Ruiz was pronounced dead at 3:34 p.m. Sunday.

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  10. The nation's weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... he Lower 48 states Saturday have ranged from a morning low of 19 degrees at Hibbing, Minn. to a high of 95 degrees at Quincy Muni, Quincy, FL, Fla.

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  11. The nation's weatherRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... the Lower 48 states Friday have ranged from a morning low of 17 degrees at Langdon, N.D. to a high of 96 degrees at Quincy Muni, Quincy, FL, Fla. We welcome your comments on this story, but please be civil. Do not use profanity, hate speech, ...

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  12. Jerrie Mock, first woman to fly solo around world Nov. 22, 1925 - Sept. 30, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... pull off a feat of aviation that had never been accomplished. Ms. Mock, who was 88, died Sept. 30 at her home in Quincy, Fla. Her sister, Susan Reid, said she did not know the cause. Ms. Mock's 26-foot-long Cessna, which she called the Spirit of ...

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  13. R.I.P. Jerrie MockRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Neatorama

    Geraldine "Jerrie" Mock died last Tuesday at her home in Quincy, Florida. If the name doesn't sound familiar to you, it's because she did not receive the lasting fame she should have for the stunt she pulled in 1964.

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  14. Jerrie Mock, first solo female pilot to circumnavigate globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | TwinCities

    Jerrie Mock, who as a relatively untested pilot accomplished in 1964 what Amelia Earhart could not -- becoming the first woman to fly solo around the world -- died Tuesday at her home in Quincy, Fla., near Tallahassee. She was 88. When she took off March 19, 1964, from Columbus, Ohio, Mock was a 38-year-old homemaker and recreational pilot who had logged a meager 750 hours of flight time.

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  15. Jerrie Mock, 88, first female pilot to fly solo around globeRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... the Ohio housewife who became the first female pilot to fly solo around the world, died Tuesday in her sleep at her Quincy, Fla., home, grandson Chris Flocken said yesterday. She was 88 and had been in declining health for months. She was inspired ...

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  16. The week’s passagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... "Jerrie" Mock, 88, who in 1964 became the first woman to fly solo around the globe, died of natural causes Tuesday in Quincy, Fla. U. (Uppalapu) Shrinivas, 45, a former child prodigy who designed his own variation of a mandolin and performed Indian ...

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  17. First Woman to Solo Around World DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Flight Journal

    ... perilous situations, she became the first woman to fly solo around the globe. Mock, 88, died Tuesday at her home in Quincy, Fla., of natural causes, said her sister Susan Reid. Her historic feat came at a time when female pilots, including Mock, ...

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  18. Mock, Geraldine Lois "Jerrie"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Newark Advocate

    Geraldine "Jerrie" Lois Mock QUINCY, FL: Geraldine "Jerrie" Lois Mock, the first woman to fly solo around the world, died in her sleep on September 30 at her home in Quincy, at the age of 88. Geraldine Fredritz Mock was born in Newark, Ohio, on November 22, 1925 to Timothy J. Fredritz and Blanche Wright Fredritz. Known as "Jerrie," she graduated from Newark High School in 1943 and attended The Ohio State University in Columbus where she majored in Aeronautical Engineering.

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  19. Gone West: Aviatrix Jerrie MockRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | Aero-News Network

    In 1964, Geraldine "Jerrie" Mock, an Ohio housewife, made aviation history when she became the first woman to fly solo around the world. Mock passed away at her home in Quincy, FL Tuesday at the age of 88. Her family said she had been in declining health for some time.

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  20. Female pilot, Mock, dies at age 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... the Ohio housewife who became the first female pilot to fly solo around the world, died Tuesday in her sleep at her Quincy, Fla., home, grandson Chris Flocken said Wednesday. She was 88 and had been in declining health for months. She was inspired ...

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