CHIPOLA’S ELLIOTT IS FCSAA PITCHER OF THE WEEK ………

CHIPOLA’S ELLIOTT IS FCSAA PITCHER OF THE WEEK ………

MARIANNA— The Chipola Lady Indians lead the Panhandle Conference Softball race with a 7-1 league record and a 33-8 overall mark as of March 31. Pensacola (3-3) is in second. Tallahassee, Gulf Coast and Northwest are all (2-4). Chipola is fourth in the FCSAA State Poll.   Chipola hosts Northwest in a double-header Friday, April […]

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American Cancer Society Hosted Leadership Summit to Increase Colon Cancer Screenings and Save Lives

American Cancer Society Hosted Leadership Summit to Increase Colon Cancer Screenings and Save Lives

TAM PA, Fla. – March 31, 2015 – The American Cancer Society hosted the first Florida Colorectal Cancer Leadership Summit on March 26, 2015. The event brought together colorectal cancer medical experts and more than 100 healthcare system leaders from around Florida to address the state of colorectal cancer and implement strategies for increasing screenings […]

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USDA to Provide $332 Million to Protect and Restore Agricultural Working Lands, Grasslands and Wetlands

Private landowners, tribes and eligible entities encouraged to apply by May 15th   WASHINGTON, March 31, 2015 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture is making available $332 million in financial and technical assistance through the Agricultural Conservation Easement Program (ACEP). USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will accept […]

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Gov. Rick Scott: Florida Families Have Saved More Than $196 Million from Auto Tag Fee Cut

Almost 7 Million Registrations Have Resulted in Savings TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Governor Rick Scott today announced that Florida families have saved more than $196 million since the reductions in Florida’s motor vehicle registration fees went into effect on September 1, 2014. The reductions were proposed by Governor Scott last year as part of his 2014-2015 […]

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Regional Transportation Partnership approves Washington County project ……

Holmes Valley Road placed on TRIP list.   by Kathy Foster   In a short meeting Monday morning the Regional Transportation Partnership (Bay, Gulf, Holmes and Washington counties) approved a motion to include the Holmes Valley Road Extension on their list a approved projects.   As approved the 3.95 mile extension project will run from […]

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Piggly Wiggly in Chipley getting a new look ……

Piggly Wiggly in Chipley getting a new look ……

Things getting dressed up.   The downtown area in Chipley is slowly beginning to take on a new look as new businesses open and older businesses begin to spruce up their buildings.   A favorite shopping place for many —  the Chipley Piggly Wiggly is the latest to began to get a “face life”  as […]

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Jam & Jelly Class April 4th at Panhandle Pioneer Settlement ….

Jam & Jelly Class April 4th at Panhandle Pioneer Settlement ….

Learn how to make homemade jellies and jams.    

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Girl Scouts of the Florida Panhandle to Kick off Special Spring Girl Scout Cookie Sale ………

Girl Scouts of the Florida Panhandle to Kick off Special Spring Girl Scout Cookie Sale ………

Girl Scouts of the Florida Panhandle is excited to announce their first ever Spring Girl Scout Cookie Sale, April 6 – 26, 2015! Due to inclement weather, the increased demand for cookies across the country, and the Little Brownie Baker inability to meet delivery of those demands, the Girl Scouts of the Florida Panhandle Council […]

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Sure Shots bring home more prizes …….

Sure Shots bring home more prizes …….

Despite stiff competition from 4-H clubs in central Florida, the Sure Shots 4-H Club from Washington County brought home the 1st place senior team award for the 8th year in a row. Team members were Whit Pettis, James Clark, Levi McDaniel and Dylan Rudd.   Critical to the team’s success were Whit Pettis and James […]

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CHIPOLA ARTIST SERIES TITANIC SHOW IS THURSDAY …….

MARIANNA— The Chipola College Artist Series finishes the season with Broadway veteran, Deborah Jean Templin in Unsinkable Women: Stories and Songs from the Titanic, Thursday, April 2, in the Center for the Arts.   Templin began writing Unsinkable Women while touring with the stage hit Titanic: A New Musical. Wondering what it was like when […]

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GCSC Offers Lifeguard Training Class ……

~~ Successful graduates receive Red Cross certification ~~ Panama City, FL – Just in time for summer, Gulf Coast State College is offering a lifeguard training class open to anyone in the community. The class will be held April 3 – 14 from 6 – 10 p.m. at GCSC’s Panama City Campus pool. Class size […]

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Chipley High School presents: ‘Anything Goes’ April 16th-18th ……

The age-old tale of Boy-Meets-Girl and the complications which ensue intrigue every audience, and no musical puts it on stage better than ANYTHING GOES.   Chipley High School Presents: Anything Goes April 16th, 2015 – April 18th, 2015 Time: 7:00 p.m. Chipley High School Auditorium   This show is an amusing story wrapped around one […]

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Spring Cleaning? Start with your kitchen ……

Spring Cleaning? Start with your kitchen ……

It’s that time of year again—spring, and with spring comes cleaning. Oftentimes, the best place to start cleaning in your kitchen.     Although your kitchen may look clean, it can harbor harmful bacteria that can cause colds, foodborne illnesses, and more. If you clean your kitchen appliances with a deep clean, however, you can […]

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Four Steps To A Neater House And More Free Time …….

Four Steps To A Neater House And More Free Time …….

(NAPSI)—New research by UCLA-affiliated anthropologists found that most American families are overwhelmed by clutter and can’t even find room to park their cars in the garage because of all the stuff they’ve stuffed in there. Fortunately, whether it’s spring-cleaning time or any time, you may not have to spend as much time, effort or money […]

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Obituary for Mary E. “Robin” Braxton

She was born in Cottondale, Florida on February 6, 1933. She owned her own business Able Temporary Service in Miami, Florida and she retired back to her home place. She will be truly missed by her relatives. No food, No Flowers, Make donations to S.P.C.A Graveside service will be held 2p.m Wednesday April 1,2015 at […]

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Obituary for George Colman Martin …….

Mr. George Colman Martin, age 66, of Vernon, Florida passed away March 28, 2015 at Doctors Memorial Hospital in Bonifay, Florida. He was born September 16, 1948 in Marianna, Florida. Mr. Martin was preceded in death by his father, Ed Martin, his mother, Mittie Reese Worley and a grandchild, Austan Ned Martin. Mr. Martin is […]

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