Author Archive: kathymfoster

rss feed

Author's Website →

By July 19, 2017 Read More →

Guardian ad Litem Volunteers needed …….

In case you didn’t know Guardian ad Litem volunteers make recommendations to the court and are the “eyes and ears” for the judge.   Volunteers are desperately needed in the Jackson County/Washington County area.   Won’t you please consider advocating for an abused or neglected child from your community?   Training is scheduled to begin […]

Posted in: Local News
By July 19, 2017 Read More →

Chipley will hold General Election on Aug. 1st …………

NOTICE OF ELECTION CITY OF CHIPLEY   The City of Chipley General Election for Council Member Ward 3 will be held at the City Hall, 1442 Jackson Avenue, on Tuesday, August 1, 2017. The poll will open at 7:00 a.m. and close at 7:00 p.m., CST.   All city residents within the city limits of […]

Posted in: Local News
By July 19, 2017 Read More →

UPDATED Agenda for July 24th Special Washington County School Board meeting ………

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.     “Quality Education Today for a Better Tomorrow” AGENDA   I. CALL TO ORDER/ADOPTION OF THE AGENDA   II. APPROVAL TO SET THE […]

Posted in: Local News
By July 19, 2017 Read More →

News from Vernon Middle School ………

Report cards can be picked up at Vernon Middle School anytime Monday through Thursday between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m.   VMS 6th grade open house will be held July 31 from 1-2 p.m. All 6th graders and their parents are invited to attend.   VMS 7th and 8th-grade open house will be held August 8 from […]

Posted in: Local News
Florida Forestry Association’s signature Trade Show Aug. 29-31 in Destin            ………
By July 19, 2017 Read More →

Florida Forestry Association’s signature Trade Show Aug. 29-31 in Destin ………

#ForestProud 2017 Annual Meeting & Trade Show August 29-31, 2017 Sandestin Grand at Baytowne Wharf Sandestin, FL Florida Forestry Association’s signature Trade Show is held in conjunction with the Annual Meeting.  Exhibitors take advantage of this opportunity to visit with the largest gathering of forest business owners and managers, landowners and professional foresters in Florida. To […]

Posted in: Local News
More than 82,000 Military and Veteran Concealed Weapon License Applications Expedited in Two Years        …………
By July 19, 2017 Read More →

More than 82,000 Military and Veteran Concealed Weapon License Applications Expedited in Two Years …………

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam announced today that the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has expedited more than 82,000 Florida concealed weapon license applications for active military members and veterans since July 2015. Commissioner Putnam moved to expedite licenses for active military and veterans in the wake of terrorist attacks against military […]

Posted in: Local News
By July 19, 2017 Read More →

Washington County School District announces lunch prices ……..

Washington County School District has announced an amendment to its policy for serving meals to students under the National School Lunch / School Breakfast Programs for the 2017-2018 school year.   All students will be served lunch/breakfast through Free/Reduced Applications for the 2017-18 school year. There will continue to be a charge for Ala Carte […]

Posted in: Local News
All about the Grains Group        …………
By July 19, 2017 Read More →

All about the Grains Group …………

What foods are in the Grains Group? Provided by USDA   Any food made from wheat, rice, oats, cornmeal, barley or another cereal grain is a grain product. Bread, pasta, oatmeal, breakfast cereals, tortillas, and grits are examples of grain products. Grains are divided into 2 subgroups, Whole Grains and Refined Grains. Whole grains contain […]

Posted in: Food, Local News
BCF Prepares to Welcome Students         ………
By July 19, 2017 Read More →

BCF Prepares to Welcome Students ………

Excitement is in the air as both new and returning students are expected to arrive on campus at The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville in just a few weeks. Watching the campus come back to life after the summer break is always one of the highlights of New Student Orientation which is scheduled […]

Posted in: Local News
Money Matters        ……….
By July 19, 2017 Read More →

Money Matters ……….

(NAPSI)—When it comes to personal finance, many people seem to be working tirelessly toward financial freedom and making only small strides—but a fresh mind-set can help. So more people can achieve this, there’s a CD series from self-made millionaire and master motivator Wesley Virgin called “The Million Dollar Blueprint—Unrevealed Secrets of a Millionaire Mind.” What […]

Posted in: Local News