Washington County ready to re-vitalize asphalt roads ………
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Washington County ready to re-vitalize asphalt roads ………

Commissioners say the $300,000 investment is great for the county.   by Kathy Foster   Washington County Commissioners Charles Kent, Steve Joiner, and Tray Hawkins were on the scene early Monday morning when county personnel started the process of reclaiming a number of the County’s asphalt roads.   The commissioners said the old asphalt roads […]

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Washington County Sheriff’s Office on the hunt for two escaped inmates ……..
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Washington County Sheriff’s Office on the hunt for two escaped inmates ……..

 (Chipley, FL; December 18, 2017) –  Washington County Sheriff’s Office, assisted by other agencies, are currently searching for two inmates that escaped from the Washington County Jail late last night.   The two inmates, which escaped at approximately 11:00 p.m., have been identified as:   Ronly Diaz Pado, a 27-year-old Hispanic male, approximately 6’ 1” […]

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Portion of Bahoma Road closed today ………

Washington County Public Works has advised Bahoma Road from County Road 273 to Please Circle will be closed today, 12/18/17, until approximately 4 PM for road repairs.

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Mondays with Pete: December 18, 2017

Good Morning;           The night was cold and raw when he stepped out onto the balcony of the fifth-floor hotel room.  A persistent, spitting rain added a chill to the biting breeze and the gloominess of the evening.  The penetrating darkness of Mobile Bay stretched out before him.  Irregular points of orange lights dotted the […]

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Ga prices return to pre-Hurricane Harvey levels ……
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Ga prices return to pre-Hurricane Harvey levels ……

Gas prices are lowest since August TAMPA, Fla. (December 18, 2017) — The December discounts keep flowing at the pump. Gas prices have declined for 5 consecutive weeks, as refineries produce gasoline that is being consumed. This helped prices return to levels not seen since August 30, when gas prices surged in response to Hurricane Harvey’s impact on […]

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UF/IFAS report: Florida’s ag, natural resources industries strengthened post-recession

New financial figures from Florida’s agricultural and natural resources sector show that the state’s economy continues to rebound from the Great Recession of 2007-2009. In the calendar year 2015, Florida’s agricultural, natural resources and food industries provided $132.04 billion in value-added contributions to the state’s economy, an increase of 2.6 percent over 2014, according to […]

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‘It’s The Law’ by Greg Wilson- ‘Don’t Let A Holiday DUI Mar Your Future’
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‘It’s The Law’ by Greg Wilson- ‘Don’t Let A Holiday DUI Mar Your Future’

‘It’s The Law’ by Greg Wilson There are rules and regulations everywhere you look, and it’s important to be cognizant of the law.  As they say, ‘Ignorance of the law is no excuse’, and a number of laws are important to know and understand. In this series of articles, we will be explaining some of […]

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The Florida Landowner Incentive Program (LIP) ………

The purpose of the LIP is to improve habitat conditions for threatened or endangered species on private lands. Florida is widely recognized as one of North America’s most important reservoirs of biological diversity. Species at risk in Florida include 110 vertebrates, 7 invertebrate and 413 plant species. Key to the conservation of species at risk […]

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UF/IFAS report: Florida’s ag, natural resources industries strengthened post-recession ………..

New financial figures from Florida’s agricultural and natural resources sector show that the state’s economy continues to rebound from the Great Recession of 2007-2009. In the calendar year 2015, Florida’s agricultural, natural resources and food industries provided $132.04 billion in value-added contributions to the state’s economy, an increase of 2.6 percent over 2014, according to […]

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Good News About Nuts – and a warning for bakers ……….
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Good News About Nuts – and a warning for bakers ……….

Smart strategies for a healthy holiday season Appetizers, hors d’oeuvres, and snacks—oh my! Temptations abound during the holiday season, but you may not need to steer clear of the nuts. Consumption of nuts may reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, cancer, and premature death, according to an analysis of 20 studies, published in the journal BMC […]

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