Tallahassee–Senate President Don Gaetz (R-Niceville) released the following statement regarding today’s general revenue estimate. “Today’s estimate provides more evidence Florida is experiencing economic recovery under Governor Rick Scott’s leadership, and we are all thankful. “Government malpractice in Washington is still the great unknown confounding Florida’s budget and economy. In just a few weeks, the President […]
(NAPSI)—Finding the toy or book that’s right for your child may be easier than you realize. The key is to find one that is a good fit for the child’s level of development. To help, here are some tips from Dr. Jody LeVos, Learning Designer at LeapFrog: Selecting Books • For Babies and […]
Join in the holiday fun at the Farmers Market in downtown Chipley starting at 2:00 p.m.
The Kate M. Smith Elementary School’s RELAY FOR LIFE team is sponsoring a school/community-wide YARD SALE on Saturday, Dec. 7. It will be set up on Westborne Ave. (where the school buses load and unload). All are welcome and encouraged to participate by having your own spot in the sale for a $10 fee (bring your […]
The Spanish Trail Playhouse is presenting “A Classic Chipley Christmas” on Saturday, December 7, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. at the Spanish Trail Playhouse Theatre in Chipley. The show features some of everyone’s favorite Christmas songs with talented performers from the tri-state area. Performers include Phyllis Sloan, Seth Cook, Rob Nixon, Casey Johns, Terri […]
Patrick Schlenker, outgoing CEO of Northwest Florida Community Hospital in Chipley, was on hand Friday to introduce the new CEO Mark Bush and his wife Cathy, to hospital employees at the associates at the medical facility’s annual Christmas luncheon. Schlenker also paid tribute to County Commissioner Charles Brock, Lynn Cope and John Hall […]
Holmes County High School Drama Department will present The Sound of Music on Saturday, December 7, Sunday, December 8, and Monday, December 9 at the HCHS Auditorium. There will be a 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. show on Saturday, December 7 and a 2:30 p.m. show on Sunday, December 8. When a postulant […]
Be sure to curl up, enjoy the holidays and read a good book. WCPL December 2013 Newsletter December Events: Tai Chi class: Every Tuesday morning, at 8:00 a.m. Storytime: Every Thursday morning, at 10:30 a.m. Writers’ Group: Every 1st Thursday of the month at 2:00 p.m. Which eReader is Right for You? class:Wednesday, December 11th at 10:30 a.m. […]
2014 is going to be a great year for Falling Waters State Park. The long awaited plans to renovate the campground facilities and major improvements to the park trail system will soon come to fruition. The parks visitation continues to grow with a total attendance of over 54,000 visitors in fiscal year 2012/2013. With […]
Those searching for a meaningful holiday gift should consider choosing one that helps protect Florida’s manatees and sea turtles. With a $5 donation, people can receive a manatee or sea turtle decal from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC). This year’s decals celebrate the presence of manatees and sea turtles (los […]
Sheriff Lou Roberts joins forces with United States Marine Corps Reserve.
Mark Your Calendars! The Kate M. Smith Elementary School’s RELAY FOR LIFE team is sponsoring a school/community-wide YARD SALE on Saturday, Dec. 7. It will be set up on Westborne Ave. (where the school buses load and unload). All are welcome and encouraged to participate by having your own spot in the […]
A day that brought America together. ational Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, which is annually on December 7, commemorates the attack on Pearl Harbor, in Hawaii, during World War II. Many American service men and women lost their lives or were injured on December 7, 1941. National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day […]
Courtesy of WZEP Radio 1460 Friday the Holmes County Sheriff’s Office served a search warrant at the residence of Frederick Gordon Fondo, located on Reddick Mill Road in the Poplar Springs community. Deputies discovered approximately 150 pounds of “synthetic marijuana”, along with paraphernalia, firearms and cash. Fondo was arrested along with his wife, […]
While you are enjoying the Christmas festivities in downtown Chipley today, why not stop by the Historical Society Museum and look at the new military display presented in memory of Charles “Chuck” Yates by his family. The display features the U.S. Marine uniform worn by Yates.
Have Land? Get a Plan and Stay Connected. Florida Land Steward is your source of assistance, information, events and resources. Season’s Greetings from Florida Land Steward Partners - Florida Land Steward Newsletter (Fall / Winter (Vol 2, No 4) and back issues) - News & Info Brief APPLICATIONS FOR USDA NRCS CONSERVATION STEWARDSHIP PROGRAM DUE JANUARY 17 The USDA Department […]