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By July 27, 2017 Read More →

Obituary for Myrtice Matilda Holley Sellers ………

Mrs. Myrtice Matilda Holley Sellers, age 69, of Caryville, Florida passed away July 25, 2017, at Bay Medical Center in Panama City, FL. She was born March 13, 1948, in Westville, Florida to the late Buddy and Nancy Thomas Holley. In addition to her parents, Matilda was preceded in death by one sister, Nora Curry. […]

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By July 26, 2017 Read More →

BOCC Agenda for July 27th meeting ……..

AGENDA WASHINGTON COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS July 27, 2017, 9:00 a.m., Commission Board Room 1331 South Blvd., Chipley, FL 32428   I. PROCLAMATION A. Call to Order – Chairman B. Invocation/Pledge   II. PUBLIC HEARING A. Small Scale FLUM Amendment B. Large Scale FLUM Amendment   III. ADOPT THE AGENDA IV. ADOPT PREVIOUS MINUTES […]

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By July 26, 2017 Read More →

Washington County School Board sets tentative budget and millage for advertising ……..

This and other action was taken at Special Meeting earlier this week.   Board Approval of the Tentative Millage Rates and Tentative Budget for the fiscal Year 2017-18 – Discussed proposed tentative millage rates and rolled-back rates     – Adopted the Required Local Effort Millage Rate of 4.4150   -Adopted the Basic Discretionary Millage […]

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By July 26, 2017 Read More →

48th Annual Possum King & Queen Contest Aug. 4th ……….

The Annual Possum King & Queen Contest held in Wausau, Florida each year is set for Friday, Aug. 4th at the famed Possum Palace.   Gates open at 5:00 p.m.  Admission is $3.00 per person  The event starts at 7 p.m. Cash prizes are as follows this year: King – $175 Queen – $175 1st […]

By July 26, 2017 Read More →

Wausau Little King & Queen Pageant July 29th at Possum Palace ……..

Wausau Little King & Queen  Denim and Plaid Pageant Saturday,  July 29, 2017 @ 6PM Wausau Possum Palace Ages 0-18   0-12 Months Girls & Boys                                         7-9 Years Girls & Boys 13-23 Months Girls & […]

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ALL ABOUT THE PROTEIN FOODS GROUP ………….
By July 26, 2017 Read More →

ALL ABOUT THE PROTEIN FOODS GROUP ………….

What foods are in the Protein Foods Group?   Provided by USDA   All foods made from meat, poultry, seafood, beans and peas, eggs, processed soy products, nuts, and seeds are considered part of the Protein Foods Group. Beans and peas are also part of the Vegetable Group. For more information on beans and peas, […]

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‘Villagers’ to headline Chipola Endless Summer Dinner/Dance ……
By July 26, 2017 Read More →

‘Villagers’ to headline Chipola Endless Summer Dinner/Dance ……

  MARIANNA— The Villagers, a popular band from the 1960’s, will perform at Chipola’s “Endless Summer”dinner and dance set for Saturday, Aug. 26, at the Marianna National Guard Armory. The Villagers are celebrating more than 50 years of performing for Chipola students, alumni and friends throughout the South. Original Villagers – Cliff Ellis of Chipley, […]

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BCF takes Mission to “Camp Macon”
By July 26, 2017 Read More →

BCF takes Mission to “Camp Macon”

Once again, missions and psychology students from The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville joined forces in a unique inter-disciplinary ministry project earlier in July in Macon, MS. “Mission Camp Macon” at Lake Forest Ranch is unique in a variety of ways. Begun fourteen years ago, the camp represents Lake Forest Ranch’s outreach to […]

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Soybean Rust Detected in Jackson County ……..
By July 26, 2017 Read More →

Soybean Rust Detected in Jackson County ……..

Potassium Deficiency in Hay Fields can Enhance Fungal Disease Issues by Doug Mayo Jackson County Pensacola bahiagrass hayfield that was yellow and stunted at the end of June. The orange arrows point out green clumps of grass where the fire ant mounds were located. Photo credit: Doug Mayo The Yellow Bahiagrass Hayfield At the end of […]

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By July 26, 2017 Read More →

Obituary for John Michael Garnett ………

John Michael Garnett, age 59, passed away unexpectedly July 7, 2017. John was predeceased by his mother, Edna Mae Garnett Mann, his brother, Robert Garnett, and his sister, Joan Moghtaderi. He is survived by his brother: James Everett and his wife Flora; sister: Esther Eilene Grantham and her husband Robert Sr. and Arthur Garnett. He […]

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