Chipley, Florida Kiwanis Club To Host Annual Dinner Theater Fundraiser on September 27

Chipley, Florida Kiwanis Club To Host Annual Dinner Theater Fundraiser on September 27

The Chipley Kiwanis Club is well known by many, but for equally as many different reasons. The twice-yearly Pancake Supper hosted by the Chipley Kiwanians at Kate Smith Elementary School garners a lot of attention, while residents with children attending ‘Project Head Start’ know the club for their annual ‘Christmas Lunch with Santa’ each holiday […]

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Obituary for Evie Jean Curry Christmas ……..

Evie Jean Curry Christmas, age 91 of Cottondale, went home to be with the Lord on September 24, 2016 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Jean was born on September 20, 1925 in Holmes County, Florida to Alvin Curry and Retta Forehand Curry. She was a resident of the panhandle since 1966, and […]

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Lauryl Grace Hinson named Distinguished Young Woman of Washington County 2017

Lauryl Grace Hinson named Distinguished Young Woman of Washington County 2017

The Distinguished Young Women of Washington County’s Class of 2017 program was held Saturday evening at Chipley High School. Competing for the title of Distinguished Young Woman of Washington County, were Kallee Chamberlain, Kalli Morris, Danielle Henry, Faith Padgett and Lauryl Grace Hinson.   These young ladies competed in five categories: Scholarship 25% – Interview […]

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Washington County Sheriff’s Office working home invasion case ………

(Chipley, FL; September 25, 2016) – Washington County Sheriff’s Office is actively working a home invasion at 1532 Pioneer Road. This morning two armed suspects arrived on foot and entered the Pioneer Road residence through an unlocked rear door. A female was home at the time of the home invasion. The suspects, wearing black clothing […]

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JERRY HAVILAND TO CELEBRATE 100 YEARS WITH COMMUNITY PARTY

Long-time Washington County resident Jerry Haviland will be honored Saturday, October 1st at his 100th birthday celebration at the Hinson Crossroads Fire Department.   The community is invited to join in the celebration of Haviland’s service to family, country and community between 2 – 4 p.m. in the community room at the fire department.   […]

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Rock the Falls Music Festival at Falling Waters State Park Oct. 1st …….

Chipley, FL – Falling Waters State Park and the Washington County Tourist Development Council are proud to present Rock the Falls Music Festival and Craft Show. Live music will be played by award winning recording artists along with crafters and artist all set to the backdrop of what has been called the most amazing geological […]

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Walton County Fair – Oct. 3rd – 8th ……..

Walton County Fair – Oct. 3rd – 8th ……..

   Come out an enjoy an old fashion county fair. WELCOME WALTON COUNTY FAIR OCTOBER 3-8,2016 MAKE PLANS NOW TO PARTICIPATE!!!

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EPA Releases National Assessment of Strategies to Reduce Air Pollution at Ports …….

Washington – An EPA report finds that air pollution at the nation’s ports can be reduced significantly at all port types and sizes through a variety of strategies and cleaner technologies. Implementing these approaches, the report finds, would reduce greenhouse gas and other harmful emissions from diesel-powered ships, trucks and other port equipment.   “The […]

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Southern Wildlife at Risk: Family Forest Owners Offer a Solution ……..

Southern Wildlife at Risk: Family Forest Owners Offer a Solution ……..

Southern forests rank at the top in terms of biodiversity and number of wildlife species. But today, a significant number of wildlife are at risk.     THE AMERICAN FOREST FOUNDATION (AFF) IN A FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND REPORT, FOUND FAMILY FOREST OWNERS ARE KEY TO PROTECTING AT-At-risk wildlife in Southern U.S. AT RISK WILDLIFE Today, wildlife species in […]

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FLORIDA LOTTERY TO SPONSOR CHIPOLA FALL FESTIVAL SEPT. 29 ……..

MARIANNA— The Florida Lottery will participate, for the fifth year in a row, in the Chipola College Fall Festival, Thursday, Sept. 29.   Lottery officials will be on hand to meet Bright Futures scholarship recipients and to celebrate the Lottery’s 28-year history of supporting education in Florida.   All Chipola students are excused from classes […]

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BOOK REVIEW: Miracles We Have Seen: America’s Leading Physicians Share Stories They Can’t Forget

“A beautifully written collection from physicians witnessing the mystery and power of the human body and spirit in the most extreme circumstances.” – Dr. Jerome Groopman, Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, New Yorker staff writer. “We read so many accounts of freak accidents and rare diseases bringing misery into the lives of people […]

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BCF Hosts Army Chaplain’s Spiritual Resiliency Training ………

BCF Hosts Army Chaplain’s Spiritual Resiliency Training ………

For many years, The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville has been identified as a Military Friendly School by G. I. Jobs and featured in the Guide to Military Friendly Schools. Recently, members of the BCF family were able to express their support and appreciation for the Armed Forces when Chaplains and Chaplain Assistants […]

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Author Discovers Secret to a Happy Relationship: Dog Train Your Man ……….

Boca Raton, FL  —   Twenty-five years of marriage and the experiences of working with both male and female dog trainers provided the inspiration for L.A. Knight’s laugh-out-loud book, Dog Training the American Male; the story of a relationship counselor who can’t seem to make her own relationships work … until she discovers that the […]

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How You Can Manage Knee Osteoarthritis Pain ……..

How You Can Manage Knee Osteoarthritis Pain ……..

(NAPSI)—Do you or someone you know suffer from knee pain? Let’s face it, we’re all getting older and with that comes the associated aches and pains your parents warned you about. One of the most common diseases associated within joint pain in nearly 27 million Americans is osteoarthritis.1 Most commonly found in the knee, osteoarthritis […]

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Chipley, Florida High School Football Squad Victorious Over Vernon High School in Rivalry Game ……..

Chipley, Florida High School Football Squad Victorious Over Vernon High School in Rivalry Game ……..

In a high scoring game that could have gone either way, the Chipley, Florida High School football squad edged out Vernon High School with a final core of 61-55 on Friday, September 23 in Philip Rountree Stadium in Downtown Chipley. In his first win as a head coach on Friday, Chipley’s Blake Wilson and his […]

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Today is National Hunting & Fishing Day ……….

Celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day Sept. 24 Next time you head outdoors, take a look around you: many of the fish and wildlife species you see, as well as their habitats, are healthy because of hunters and anglers. Additionally, from boat ramps to shooting ranges, artificial reefs to educational programs, Florida’s more than 7 […]

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