4th of July Celebration committee updates Chipley City Council …..

4th of July Celebration committee updates Chipley City Council …..

Looking to partner with community organizations.   by Kathy Foster   A good portion of Thursday night’s Chipley City Council Workshop was devoted discussing information brought forward by the 4th of July Celebration committee which is made up of area residents interested in having a safe celebration this year.   Committee Chair Pam Butler said […]

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DOT holds Hwy 77 public hearing ……

DOT holds Hwy 77 public hearing ……

Public Hearing allowed for input from area residents.   by Kathy Foster   The Florida Department of Transportation hosted the Public Hearing at the Wausau Town Hall and area residents turned out to get information on the six mile segment of State Road 77 widening – from the Washington/Bay County Line to north of County […]

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VHS THEATRE ANNOUNCES CAST FOR BACK TO THE 80’S: THE TOTALLY AWESOME MUSICAL” ……..

VHS THEATRE ANNOUNCES CAST FOR BACK TO THE 80’S: THE TOTALLY AWESOME MUSICAL” ……..

Vernon, FL — The Vernon High School Theatre Department is currently in full rehearsals for their spring musical production, Back to the 80’s: The Totally Awesome Musical. Following four successful days of auditions, Director of Theatre, Kevin Russell cast 40 students to fill various roles. From the era that brought the world The Rubik’s Cube, […]

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Chipola Baseball and Softball begin Conference Play …….

Chipola Baseball and Softball begin Conference Play …….

 Something for everyone. CHIPOLA BASEBALL BEGINS CONFERENCE PLAY AT HOME MARIANNA—The (17-5) Chipola Indians begin their defense of the Panhandle Conference baseball title, Friday, March 13, when they host Northwest Florida in a 5 p.m. game.  The Indians travel to Northwest March 14, before returning home to host the Raiders again, Monday, March 16, at […]

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Chipley Garden Club visits KMS 4th graders ……

Chipley Garden Club visits KMS 4th graders ……

by Gwen Collins   The Chipley Garden Club visited the fourth graders at Kate Smith Elementary School twice during February. On Thursday the 19th Club Member Beth Watford visited Ms. Adkison’s class and shared the art of Dried Floral Design, and on the 26th Club Member/District II Director Louise Michaels taught the basics of Live […]

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Chipley Housing Authority seeks Public Housing applicants ….

Chipley Housing Authority is currently seeking applicants for the Public Housing program. Applicants must complete an application and meet income guidelines based on family size as required by HUD.   Applications are available Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., in the office located at 1370 Old Bonifay Road, Chipley, Florida.   If […]

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‘Spring Fling’ at Vernon Elementary School on March 6th ….

Vernon Elementary  School will host a Spring Fling on Friday, March 6th from 5-7 p.m.   There will be lots of fun games, prizes, and food! Tickets are .25 each at the gate, but may be purchased in advance at the VES office for 5/$1.   All proceeds from this PTO fund-raising event will help […]

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ROADSIDE SOBRIETY SAFETY CHECKPOINT …….

PANAMA CITY – The Florida Highway Patrol is announcing a Roadside Safety Checkpoint. The checkpoint will start on March 6, 2015 at 9:00 PM and end March 7, 2015 at 1:00 AM.   The Roadside Safety Checkpoint will take place on State Road 79 near School Drive north of Panama City Beach, FL in Bay […]

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Prom Dress Sale March 7th & 8th at Chipley Womans Club …..

Prom Dress Sale March 7th & 8th at Chipley Womans Club …..

Need a dress for Prom?  Then plan a stop by the Chipley Womans Club this weekend. Dresses of all sizes, styles, and colors will be available at the Chipley Woman’s Club for a big 2-day Sale on Saturday, March 7 and Sunday, March 8. The Juniorettes will be sponsoring this event at the Clubhouse which […]

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More about the Ag Saves$ program ……

More about the Ag Saves$ program ……

On February 23, 2015, 93 folks in the Agriculture Industry assembled to kick-off a new initiative, AgSave$, to bring personal finance education such as estate planning, succession planning, and protecting assets to farmers, ranchers and agriculture producers in Florida. The AgSave$ program is a cooperation between Agriculture and Family and Consumer Sciences Faculty in the […]

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Washington County Planning Commission for March 10th …….

WASHINGTON COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION 1331 South Boulevard, Chipley Fl 32428 Phone: (850) 415-5093 * Fax: (850) 638-6304 Website: www.washingtonfl.com   AGENDA March 10, 2015 5:00 P.M REGULAR MEETING 1. CALL TO ORDER 2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 3. ROLL CALL COMMISSIONERS:                               […]

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BRING AMERICORPS TO YOUR COMMUNITY! …….

BRING AMERICORPS TO YOUR COMMUNITY! …….

Volunteer Florida is pleased to announce the availability of 2014-2015 AmeriCorps Formula funding cycle for AmeriCorps State programs.  Proposal grant applications and supporting documentation is due on April 9, 2015, 5:00 PM EST.   Technical Assistance Conference Calls are scheduled for March 12, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. EST. To register for a […]

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SAVING WATER: Get A Handle On Household Leaks ……..

SAVING WATER: Get A Handle On Household Leaks ……..

(NAPSI)—Over 1 trillion gallons of water are wasted in the United States every year from easy-to-fix household leaks. That is the amount of water used by more than 11 million homes every year! Leaks can be a real drain on resources and occur in a number of places at home, including faucets, showerheads, toilets, and […]

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March 10th Free Spring Bash for preschool children …..

A FREE Spring Bash for preschool children,  ages 3-4 years,  and their families will be  Tuesday, March 10, 2015, from       3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at PAEC  (753 West Blvd) in Chipley.   Come join our party and enjoy lots of fun activities that include crafts, story time, pre-academic learning, pre-writing/fine motor […]

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Dementia & Alzheimer’s Safe Home …..

Dementia & Alzheimer’s Safe Home …..

  A program provided by the Florida Department of Elder Affairs.          

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SPRING BREAKERS: PLAY SAFE! BE SMART! BE RESPONSIBLE! ……

 ~ No party is worth the costs of driving impaired ~   TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – State law enforcement agencies and associations are partnering during the month of March to encourage spring breakers to have a safe celebration in Florida. The state’s beautiful beaches and numerous tourist attractions lure thousands of spring breakers every year, but […]

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