(Chipley, FL; March 12, 2014)— A approximately 9 p.m., Tuesday, March 12th, Washington County Sheriff’s Office received a call from Holmes County Sheriff’s Office in reference to a suspicious male walking along Hwy 90, near the Washington/Holmes County line, holding what appeared to be a rifle. Officers with Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to the […]
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary March 12, 2014 Statement of G-7 Leaders on Ukraine We, the leaders of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, the United States, the President of the European Council and the President of the European Commission, call on the Russian Federation to cease all efforts to […]
First order of business at Tuesday night’s Chipley City Council meeting was presenting Police Chief Kevin Crews as ‘Employee of the Quarter’. Amid a lot of praise Crews accepted the award and thanked the City for the honor and his staff for all their hard work. Council members also approved three Special Event […]
Marianna, Fla. – Covenant Hospice proudly celebrates National Social Work Month throughout the month of March. The 2014 theme, “All People Matter” was selected this year to help raise awareness about the American social work profession’s 116-year commitment to improving social conditions and quality of life opportunities for everyone. Social workers across the globe believe […]
MARIANNA—The Chipola Appreciation Club is holding a fund drive to raise money toward the more than $50,000 cost of sending Chipola’s men’s and women’s basketball teams to the NJCAA National Tournaments in Kansas, March 17-22. Numerous local businesses and individuals have already contributed to the effort. Robert Trammell, Appreciation Club President, says, “Chipola is […]
AGENDA REGULAR MEETING WAUSAU TOWN COUNCIL MARCH 13, 2014 WAUSAU TOWN HALL CHAMBERS 1607 SECOND AVENUE, WAUSAU FL 32463 6:00 PM B.J. Phillips Dallas Carter Charles Park Sr. Marlene Blount Roger D Hagan Mayor Mayor Pro-Tem Member […]
Joseph “Brooks” Morrell recently reported three huge bass that he caught, documented, released and entered in the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) TrophyCatch program. These included the second and third Hall of Fame entries for the program’s second season (Oct. 1, 2013 to Sep. 30, 2014). The bass weighed 13 pounds, 12 […]
MARIANNA—The Chipola College Criminal Justice Training Center will offer an evening Law Enforcement Academy and a Corrections to Law Enforcement Cross-over class beginning April 21. Classes will meet weeknights from 5:30 – 9:30 p.m. Completion of either program prepares candidates to take the State Board Examination to become certified by the Criminal Justice Standards […]
MARIANNA—The public is invited to attend the Chipola Regional Arts Association (CRAA) meeting on Tuesday, March 18, at the Woman’s Club in Chipley, with a Dutch-treat luncheon at 11:30 a.m., with the program beginning at noon. The cost for the lunch is $7.50. The meeting will feature presentations by Washington County and Holmes County […]
Presented by the Bay County Genealogical Society.
(NAPSI)—April 15 is a date many Americans view with some hesitation as they endure the paperwork needed to file their taxes. But with almost 75 percent of Americans receiving an average annual refund of $3,000, there is positive news for most. And many consumers find this a good reminder to annually update other financial records. […]
The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) reports that Neil Alan Deon, 32, of Graceville was injured in a one vehicle crash Monday afternoon in Jackson County when the garbage truck he was driving overturned. According to the FHP, the truck was traveling northbound on State road 69, approximately .2 miles north of Head Pond road, […]
Raises Over $110,000 in 28 Days. DeFuniak Springs, FL – Brad Drake raised $111,635 in February as he campaigns for the Florida House of Representatives. District 5 contains Walton, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington counties, as well as part of Bay County. Drake now has over $150,000 cash on hand, which is over $95,000 […]
“One For Every Child!” Guardian ad Litem will hold an informational event at the Jackson County Library, 2929 Green St. Marianna, Wednesday, March 12th at 10:00 am. Local Representatives from Guardian ad Litem will be available to answer questions and facilitate discussion. For more information, please call 850-482-9127.
Tournament will be held on March 22nd at Seminole Lodge. Fishing Tournament Held for Relay for life Prizes Guaranteed!!!!!! 1st Place: Two 65 QT ENGEL COOLERS 2ND Place: Two 7 FT HALO ROD’S 3RD Place: Two $50 BASS PRO CARDS KID’S BIG FISH 1st Place: $50 2nd & 3rd Place: Tackle Tournament will be held on March 22nd at Seminole Lodge. Entry […]
SALINA, KS—The Chipola College Lady Indians are set to play in the NJCAA National Tournament, March 17-22, in Salina, Kansas. Chipola (31-1) is the number two seed in the tournament behind number one seed Trinity Valley (32-1). The Lady Indians will play on Wednesday, March 19, at 1 p.m. (CST). Chipola will face the winner […]