Historic Anniversary for The Baptist College of Florida as President Kinchen Celebrates 25 Years ……..

Historic Anniversary for The Baptist College of Florida as President Kinchen Celebrates 25 Years ……..

The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville, Fla., celebrated a historic event on May 14, as Thomas A. Kinchen, the institution’s sixth president, completed 25 years, the longest serving president the college has had in its 72 year history. Dignitaries, convention leaders, trustees, college supporters, faculty and staff, family members, childhood friends and community […]

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VES students write book on the American Revolution …..

VES students write book on the American Revolution …..

Mr. Hutton’s Vernon Elementary School social studies class has written, illustrated, and published a hardback book about the American Revolution and titled it, “The Road to Revolution”.   While studying the American Revolution, his students researched the major historical events that led up the war. Once the research was finished, they then drew pictures to […]

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National Hurricane Preparedness Week – May 24th – 30th …..

National Hurricane Preparedness Week – May 24th – 30th …..

National Hurricane Preparedness Week is just around the corner, May 24-30! Take advantage of the  tips below to get prepared and to help others prepare.       It only takes one storm to change your life and community. Tropical cyclones are among nature’s most powerful and destructive phenomena. If you live in an area […]

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Scholarships Available for Agricultural Leadership Conference …….

Gainesville, Fla. – The Florida Farm Bureau Federation is providing $4,000 in scholarships for young agriculturists to attend the Young Farmers and Ranchers Leadership Conference July 17-19 in Naples.   Sixteen $250 scholarships will be awarded to Farm Bureau members between the ages of 18-35 to attend the conference. Priority of scholarships will be given […]

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USDA Reminds Farmers to Certify Conservation Compliance by June 1 Deadline ……

Producers May Need to Take Action to Remain Eligible for Crop Insurance Premium Support WASHINGTON, May 21, 2015 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reminds farmers to file a Highly Erodible Land Conservation and Wetland Conservation Certification form (AD-1026) with their local USDA Service Center by June 1, 2015. The 2014 Farm Bill requires […]

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CHS Baccalaureate Sponsored by the Chipley Ministerial Association and Hosted by Shiloh Baptist Church …….

Baccalaureate for all Chipley High School  graduates, families, and friends will be Wednesday, May 27 at Shiloh Baptist Church at 7:30 pm.   Graduates should meet in the church fellowship hall by 6:30 pm with their favorite dessert.   Graduates and their families are invited to fellowship together and enjoy the desserts following the service. […]

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Historic Graduation Held at BCF ………

Historic Graduation Held at BCF ………

The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) Wellness Center in Graceville was filled to capacity on Friday, May 15th, as friends and family gathered to celebrate the accomplishment and hard work of fifty-four students earning their degrees. Among the graduates, two received honorary doctorates, four received their masters degrees, with the remaining earning their undergraduate degree. […]

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Community invited to GCSC’s Millaway Institute for Entrepreneurship Open House …….

~ Event serves as Grand Opening for area’s new hub of entrepreneurship activity ~ Panama City, FL ­– Have you ever had that spark of an idea for a great product or service, but didn’t know where to find help getting that idea off the ground? Aspiring or practicing entrepreneurs won’t have to look very […]

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Book on Historical Homes on sale at Chipley Library ……

Book on Historical Homes on sale at Chipley Library ……

Books on sale for $30.00 each.  

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Commissioners will hear proposed ordinances May 28th ……

Commissioners will hear proposed ordinances May 28th ……

9 a.m. at County Annex in Chipley.  

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Tips For Empowering Your Daughters ……

Tips For Empowering Your Daughters ……

(NAPSI)—Capable, strong and confident women are in the news with increasing frequency these days-from politicians and movie stars to women making strides in sports, business and the military. Parents are becoming more aware that helping their children—particularly girls—build skills that lead to empowerment is important for success in life. But many parents may be wondering […]

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When Manny Scott Speaks – Kids Listen And Learn That Nothing Is Beyond Their Reach ………

Lawrenceville, GA  –   Bullying is a brutal reality in society today. Statistics show that nearly one in three schoolchildren experience some level of bullying between the grades of 6 through 10, and an astounding 70+ percent admit to having witnessed bullying at their school. Kids either drop out of school from fear of physical […]

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Photo Highlights of the Senior Expo hosted by the Washington County Council on Aging ……

Photo Highlights of the Senior Expo hosted by the Washington County Council on Aging ……

Washington County ‘Senior Citizens’ were given the opportunity Friday to learn more about the services available to them through the Washington County Council on Aging.  Those stopping by the Senior Expo hosted at the Ag Center in Chipley had the opportunity to gather a lot of information to make their lives better.       […]

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FPTC Students win at State SkillsUSA Competitions …..

FPTC Students win at State SkillsUSA Competitions …..

Nine Florida Panhandle Technical College students recently celebrated SkillsUSA’s 50 years of developing world-class workers and responsible American citizens at the Florida Leadership and Skills Conference in Lakeland, FL.   Over the course of five decades, this career and technical student organization (CTSO) has served nearly 12 million annual members, helping each one develop the […]

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‘Cow Pasture Sing’ Saturday at 3139 Aycock Road ……

‘Cow Pasture Sing’ Saturday at 3139 Aycock Road ……

Free Admission .      

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Dennis Everett wins Chipola Admin Award ……

Dennis Everett wins Chipola Admin Award ……

MARIANNA—Dennis Everett has been named the Faculty/Administrator/Other Professional of the Year at Chipola College.   Everett serves as Associate Vice President of Information Systems. He recently completed 30 years at Chipola, where he is responsible for all computing, information and telecommunication systems. He serves on numerous college committees including Computing and Telecommunications, Budget Review and […]

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