Resurfacing Project Set to Begin on U.S. 90 in Washington County ……

Resurfacing Project Set to Begin on U.S. 90 in Washington County ……

Chipley – Construction will begin the week of October 6 along three miles of U.S. 90 in Washington County. Improvements consist of milling and resurfacing from St. Mary’s Road to the Holmes County line. Drivers can expect intermittent lane restrictions during construction. Drivers are reminded to obey the posted speed limit when traveling through the […]

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Jeff Atwaters anounces five arrests ……

Jeff Atwaters anounces five arrests ……

In the past week, our Division of Insurance Fraud has successfully investigated two significant fraud schemes that preyed on the trust of Floridians. Today, we arrested five NBRC Roofing Company employees for organizing a $525,000 insurance fraud scheme. This Tampa-based company is accused of leaving 97 Florida homeowners with unfinished roof repairs and liens on […]

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Core & Right of Way Training & Exam at Ag Center in Chipley …..

Core & Right of Way Training & Exam at Ag Center in Chipley …..

Core & Right of Way Training & Exam October 8th , 2014 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Cost $10.00 Location: Washington County Agriculture Center Jackson Ave. Chipley, Fl. Suite A East Wing Conference Room Total 7 Ceus in: 3 Core & 4 Private, 4 right of way, 2 Demo & Research, 2 Natural Areas Weed Mgmt. To Register Contact Matt or Cynthia at 850-638-6180 or mjorwat@ufl.edu […]

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Join the Explorers for Story Hour …….

Join the Explorers for Story Hour …….

2nd & 4th Tuesday of every month at the Chipley Library !            

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VHS Spaghetti Dinner & Night of Entertainment ……

VHS Spaghetti Dinner & Night of Entertainment ……

October 11th at 6 p.m. at the Vernon High School Cafeteria.                  

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Oct. 11th: Blues in the Lot at Apalachicola …..

Oct. 11th: Blues in the Lot at Apalachicola …..

Five great blues acts starting at noon until 8:00 pm. Last year’s acts included Matt Law Guitar aficionando, Luther PC, Smackwater Retrievers, Preservation Blues Band, Slim Fatz and the John Bull Blues Band.  For more info call 850-653-5564. When Saturday, October 11, 2014 Address Downtown Apalachicola Phone Number 850-653-5564

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Take Stock in Children – See What You Can Do …..

Take Stock in Children – See What You Can Do …..

Make a difference in the life of a child.  

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Newsletter from the Washington County Public Library System …..

Newsletter from the Washington County Public Library System …..

See what’s going on! WCPL October 2014 Newsletter In This Issue Did You Know? Theater Thursday Red Cross Visits! Explore A Story Stephen King Fright Nights Letter Learners Captain America 2: The Winter Soldier Parent/Caregiver Support Group Library Hours October Events: Writers’ Group – October 2nd, at 2:00 p.m., at the Chipley Library Lego 4-H […]

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AAA: GAS PRICES TO KEEP DROPPING IN OCTOBER ……..

AAA: GAS PRICES TO KEEP DROPPING IN OCTOBER ……..

Consumers Paid the Cheapest September Gas Prices in Four Years Web Tools Daily gas prices Ways to save money on gas Calculate the cost of gas for your next road trip TAMPA, Fla. (October 1, 2014) — Drivers across the United States paid the lowest September gas prices since 2010. The national average was $3.39 per […]

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County Establishes Economic Development Funding Source ……..

County Establishes Economic Development Funding Source ……..

  The Washington County   Economic Development Council Board wishes to thank the Board of County Commissioners for adopting the resolution below which will greatly help spur growth and job creation within Washington County over the next few years and more.  The investment for which the BOCC has committed is the right decision for the […]

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2014 Ball & Chain Hare Scramble at Hard Labor Creek Off Road Park ….

2014 Ball & Chain Hare Scramble at Hard Labor Creek Off Road Park ….

October 5th  …  presented by the Florida Panhandle Trail Riders.    

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Girl Scout Camps in Need of Critical Funds ……..

Girl Scout Camps in Need of Critical Funds ……..

PANAMA CITY – Camping has been part of a 102 year tradition in Girl Scouting, but this tradition is in jeopardy for girls in the Florida Panhandle. Mother Nature has had an adverse effect on the camps causingwater erosion, road washouts and weather rotted foundations. The Girl Scout Council of the Florida Panhandle is seeking […]

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Washington County BOCC declares October as ‘Florida Manufacturing Month’

The Washington County Board of County Commissioners got on board with the Chamber of Commerce and has declared October 2014 as Florida Manufacturing Month with the following proclamation:   WHEREAS,   Recognizing October, 2014, as Florida Manufacturing Month is an effective way to highlight the importance of the manufacturing in our nation’s economy and to […]

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It’s Flu Season—Here’s How To Avoid The Bug …….

(NAPSI)—While flu season in the U.S. historically starts in October, most of us don’t think about it until either we get sick or a family member or co-worker does, and by then, it may be too late. One of the few facts about flu season is that it’s always unpredictable and may peak at any […]

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T&B Hidden Treasures: A small business you should get to know in Chipley …..

T&B Hidden Treasures: A small business you should get to know in Chipley …..

Located at 1571 Hwy 90 West in Chipley, this business features antiques along with hidden treasures that can brighten any home.   Open Tuesday – Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  owners L.B. Baggett and Billy Tinsley    welcome browsers and shoppers interested in anything old.   Make plans to stop by and see […]

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Pruning your trees ……

Pruning your trees ……

Information provided by IFAS Over-extended or defective limb   The tree at the top has a long over-extended limb on the lower left side of the canopy. Reducing the length of the limb can reduce the risk of it breaking from the tree. A small dose of reduction removes a small amount of wood and […]

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