Gov. Scott Kicks Off Largest Transportation Infrastructure Project in Northwest Florida History       ………
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Gov. Scott Kicks Off Largest Transportation Infrastructure Project in Northwest Florida History ………

PENSACOLA, Fla.  – Today, Governor Rick Scott celebrated the kick off of construction for the new Pensacola Bay Bridge, the largest transportation infrastructure project in Northwest Florida history. The State of Florida is investing $398.5 million in the new bridge. The new bridge is expected to be completed in 2019 and will temporarily transition four […]

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Faces of The 61st Annual Panhandle Watermelon Festival in Downtown Chipley, Florida on June 23 & 24, 2017
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Faces of The 61st Annual Panhandle Watermelon Festival in Downtown Chipley, Florida on June 23 & 24, 2017

Bracketed by days of rainy, inclement weather, high humidity and hot temperatures, the 61st Annual Panhandle Watermelon Festival enjoyed arguably some of the best weather experienced by the event in recent memory, as seen by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida. Balmy breezes succeeded in tempering the summer heat […]

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Governor Rick Scott Appoints Jimmy Patronis as Florida’s Chief Financial Officer ………..

PANAMA CITY, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott appointed Jimmy Patronis as Florida’ next Chief Financial Officer. Patronis will be officially sworn in this Friday, June 30, 2017, to replace CFO Jeff Atwater who is leaving to pursue a position at Florida Atlantic University. The swearing in ceremony will be in Tallahassee and more details […]

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Mondays with Pete: June 26, 2017 ………

 On our travels, Kay and I like to take the old highways and stay off the interstate as much as possible. We can only do this when we don’t have a strict time schedule or commitments to keep.  Interstate highway travel is good if you want to make a good time, but you miss the true […]

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AAA: SUMMER TRAVEL SEASON BEGINS WITH LOWEST GAS PRICES IN 12 YEARS        ……….
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AAA: SUMMER TRAVEL SEASON BEGINS WITH LOWEST GAS PRICES IN 12 YEARS ……….

Motorists are beginning to find pump prices below $2 a gallon TAMPA, Fla. (June 26, 2017) — Gas prices opened the summer travel season averaging the lowest price in 12 years. Since June 1, Florida gas prices averaged $2.31, 1-cent less than the same period last year, and the lowest since 2005 ($2.16). June 1 – June 25 2017 […]

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Washington County School Board member Milton Brown inducted       ………
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Washington County School Board member Milton Brown inducted ………

Milton Brown, Washington County  School Board Member District  3,  was sworn in as Treasurer of the Florida School Board Association at the Summer   Conference held recently in Tampa, Florida.   He was supported by Washington County School Superintendent Joe Taylor and all of the members of the Washington County School Board –  Vann Brock, Susan […]

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Chipley Man Charged With Murder In Stabbing         ………..
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Chipley Man Charged With Murder In Stabbing ………..

On June 24, at approximately 6:46 p.m., Washington County Sheriff’s Office and Washington County EMS responded to a 911 call made by the owner of Tropical Paradise Assisted Living Facility, in reference to a physical disturbance. The owner of the facility, located at 1593 Brickyard Road in Chipley, FL, advised that one client had physically […]

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Summer Concert Series in Marianna           ……….
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Summer Concert Series in Marianna ……….

June 29th at 7 p.m.  

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Firefighter courses set at Chipola College         …..
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Firefighter courses set at Chipola College …..

MARIANNA—Chipola College will offer Firefighting I and Firefighting II day classes beginning in Aug. 2017.   Orientation is set for Aug. 24 at 5 p.m.   Firefighter I runs Sept. 12 through Oct. 26 and meets Monday through Thursday, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for a total of 206 hours. Cost is $670.   […]

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Agenda for Special June 29th meeting of the Washington County School Board ………

The mission of the Washington County School District is to empower all students to become well educated, productive citizens by providing appropriate, high quality, and rigorous educational programs in a safe learning environment.   SPECIAL BOARD MEETING WASHINGTON COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD June 29, 2017 – 4:00 P.M. Board Room – Administration Building Chipley, Florida   […]

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