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State Road 77 PUBLIC MEETING Oct. 19th in Wausau …….

State Road 77 PUBLIC MEETING From south of Ben Road to south of Cane Mill Road Financial Project Identification Number:  217909-6-32-01   The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will hold a public information meeting regarding the proposed multi-lane reconstruction of State Road 77 from south of Ben Road to the south of Cane Mill Road. […]

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Relay For Life kicks off in Holmes County            …………..
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Relay For Life kicks off in Holmes County …………..

Relay For Life Washington Holmes hosted its kickoff for the 2018 event Monday night in Holmes County with a standing room only crowd.   by Kathy Foster   Meeting at Doctors Memorial Hospital in Bonifay, members of the Relay For Life Washington Holmes team met for dinner, special speaker Holmes County Commissioner Clint Erickson, and […]

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2017 Herd Health Seminar: Goat Health and Nutrition           ……….
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2017 Herd Health Seminar: Goat Health and Nutrition ……….

The Walton County Extension Office will have a seminar on October 26, 2017 on goat health and nutrition. Dr. Robert Purvis, Extension Veterinarian at FAMU, will be the main speaker, with an update on winter forages by Evan Anderson, the Walton County Agriculture Agent. The program will be from 2:00 – 4:00 pm CST, with […]

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Use berries in your desserts ……..

A “Berry” Nice Way To Say Hello To Fall   (NAPSI)—Crisp, cool nights, a harvest moon and two desserts that showcase the fruits of the season. What a wonderful way to welcome autumn. For more recipes using delicious Duncan Hines® and Comstock® or Wilderness® Pie Fillings, visit www.duncanhines.com andwww.piefilling.com.   Berry Crumble Ingredients: (21-oz.) can Duncan Hines® […]

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Fall Festival Oct. 23rd at the Chipley Library

The Washington County Public Library Invites adults and kids of all ages To a fall carnival.   The event will be held at the library 1444 Jackson Avenue in Chipley. Monday, October 23 3:00 -5:00   There will be games Cotton candy Snow cones Sack races Duck pond Bean bag toss And many other fun […]

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Chipola College now accepting applications for B.S. Degree program ………..

Chipola College in Marianna is now accepting applications for each of the college’s 10 bachelor’s degrees programs in Education, Business, and Nursing. Application deadline is Dec. 1 for the Spring 2018 semester which begins in January. Deadline to apply for Federal Financial Aid to cover Spring tuition and fees is Nov. 16. Scholarships are available […]

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Farm Food Safety Certification Training – Oct. 26th         ………..
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Farm Food Safety Certification Training – Oct. 26th ………..

by Matt Lollar Attendance at an FDA compliant food safety training is required for fruit and vegetable farms that have an annual value of produce sold (based on a three-year average) of $25,000 (adjusted for inflation) or more.  The compliance date for some farms is as early as January 1, 2020, which seems like a long […]

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Five Steps Toward Successful Job Hunting        ……….
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Five Steps Toward Successful Job Hunting ……….

(NAPSI)—Whether you’re just starting your working life, looking for a new job or considering an entirely different career, useful connections and helpful tools are at your fingertips. For example, there are more than 10 million job listings on LinkedIn. Helpful Hints Nearly all professionals at the most sought-after companies found their way in through their […]

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Obituary for Ruth Stafford Gillis ……..

Mrs. Ruth Stafford Gillis, age 87, formerly of Pace, Florida passed away October 15, 2017, in Pensacola, Florida. She was born November 26, 1929, in Westville, Florida to the late George Washington Stafford and Catherine Benton Stafford. In addition to her parents, Ruth was preceded in death by three daughters, Barbara Gillis, Marcia Gillis and […]

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Gov. Scott’s Proposal to Prohibit Investments with Maduro Regime Filed in the Legislature ………..

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott thanked Florida House Speaker pro tempore Jeanette Nuñez and Senator Rene Garcia for filing legislation to prohibit the State of Florida, including all state agencies, from investing in any company that is doing business with Venezuelan dictator Nicolas Maduro’s oppressive government. The legislation filed today, SB 538 and […]

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