Chili Cook-off Saturday at Calvary Hill Pentecostal Church …..

Chili Cook-off Saturday at Calvary Hill Pentecostal Church …..

This is a Relay For Life event.  

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CRA awards facade grant for Piggly Wiggly exterior work ……

by Kathy Foster   The Piggly Wiggly in Chipley will soon take on a new look.  Store owner Lyle Young was awarded a facade grant from the Chipley Redevelopment Agency (CRA) at the agency’s January 27th meeting.  The grant means  all four exterior sides of the building will receive a new look.  The grocery store […]

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CHIPOLA BASEBALL ALUMNI WEEKEND SET FOR FEB. 6-7 ……

CHIPOLA BASEBALL ALUMNI WEEKEND SET FOR FEB. 6-7 ……

Jose Bautista and Russell Martin expected to be on hand. MARIANNA— Major league baseball players and dozens of other former Chipola College baseball players are expected to return to their alma mater for the annual Chipola Baseball Alumni Weekend Feb. 6-7. The weekend will include live college baseball action, a Homerun Derby, great food and […]

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Starting a Food Business Seminar …….

Are you thinking of starting a catering business, restaurant, food truck, grocery store or adding value to your farm products? If yes, this seminar is for you!   Representatives from food regulatory agencies will show you how to get started and answer your questions. Avoid costly mistakes and gain in one day, information that could […]

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GCSC to Honor Distinguished Alumni …….

Panama City, FL – Gulf Coast State College will honor two of its finest graduates, Curtis Carter, Jr., and Sarah S. DuBose, at the Sixth Annual Distinguished & Rising Star Alumni Awards event on March 5 at Capt. Anderson’s. The celebration will kick off with a reception and a silent auction at 5:30 p.m., followed […]

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‘Classical Desserts’ Feb. 7th at Panhandle Pioneer Settlement ……

‘Classical Desserts’ Feb. 7th at Panhandle Pioneer Settlement ……

Featuring live music and desserts.                    

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Fireweed: a Pasture Weed that will Light You Up! ……..

Fireweed: a Pasture Weed that will Light You Up! ……..

Typically found in pastures and bare ground areas such as holding pens under trees and along fence rows, this weed can be a real nuisance. by Shep Eubanks Fireweed is growing well in the Panhandle and I have had a couple of calls this week regarding this plant. This winter annual stinging nettle will definitely light […]

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Mardi Gras Ball in Historic Apalachicola Feb. 13th …….

Mardi Gras Ball in Historic Apalachicola Feb. 13th …….

Join in on the Franklin County Mardi Gras Festivities on February 13 and 14 as the Franklin County Habitat for Humanity hosts its annual Mardi Gras benefit celebration in Apalachicola.   Golf cart parade on Friday, Feb 13 beginning at 5:30. Parade begins in Bowery.   The group will host a Mardi Gras Dinner and […]

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Obituary for Alice Hey Moore …..

Alice Huey Moore, age 78, of Lynn Haven passed away Monday evening, January 26th, 2015, surrounded by family and friends at Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center. Alice was born October 30th, 1936 in Jellico, Tennessee to the late Thomas and Carrie Ella (Appleton) Huey and was the youngest of four children. In 1956, she married […]

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GOVERNOR SCOTT’S “KEEP FLORIDA WORKING” BUDGET COMMITS $333.2 MILLION TO PROTECT FLORIDIA FAMILIES, VISITORS AND BUSINESSES

~Implementation of New Statewide Emergency Alert Notification System is Top Priority~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Governor Scott’s KEEP FLORIDA WORKING budget will make important investments to protect families, visitors and businesses, along with implementing a new statewide emergency alert notification system. Governor Scott said, “By making investments in Florida’s disaster preparedness, we are working to ensure […]

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Governor Scott’s Budget Proposal Makes Smart Investments, But Misses An Opportunity For Savings

Governor Scott’s Budget Proposal Makes Smart Investments, But Misses An Opportunity For Savings

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Statement from Dominic M. Calabro, President and CEO of Florida TaxWatch, the independent, nonpartisan, nonprofit public policy research institute and government watchdog on Governor Rick Scott’s budget proposal, released today:   “Many of the strategic investments included in Governor Scott’s budget proposal for the upcoming year can help Florida be a better […]

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City of Vernon sets March 10th Election ……

Vernon City Council members voted Monday night to hold their 2015 Election on Tuesday, March 10th to elect a Mayor, and two Council members.  The two council seats will be for a two year term.  Candidate qualifying will begin on Monday, Feb. 2nd and close on Friday, Feb. 6th at 4 p.m.   Registration forms […]

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GCSC to Hold Educator Preparation Institute Forum February 3rd ……..

~~ EPI Program offers non-traditional route to teaching careers ~~ Panama City, FL – Gulf Coast State College is holding a free community forum to provide information about the Educator Preparation Institute (EPI) program on February 3 starting at 5:30 p.m. The GCSC EPI is state-approved and designed to help individuals with a four-year degree […]

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Coach interested in bringing Wrestling Tournament to Chipley ……

Coach interested in bringing Wrestling Tournament to Chipley ……

by Kathy Foster   North Bay Haven Charter School Coach Brandon Collins met with the Washington County Tourist Development Council (TDC)  Jan. 26th  to request their support in putting together a wrestling tournament to be held at Chipley High School later this year.   Collins  estimated a $270,000 economic impact to the community generated by the estimated […]

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BBB® Warns of Tax Identity Theft ……

BBB® Warns of Tax Identity Theft ……

Pensacola, Fla.  – Ready for tax season? If you haven’t heard about tax identity theft, you may not be.   Tax identity theft happens when someone files a phony tax return using your personal information — like your Social Security number — to get a tax refund from the IRS. It also can happen when […]

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Chipley Baseball/Softball Registration ….

Chipley Baseball/Softball Registration ….

     

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