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Health Management: Know Your Benefits and Choices       ……..
By October 26, 2017 Read More →

Health Management: Know Your Benefits and Choices ……..

by Michael Gutter IFAS/UF I thought I would start blogging not only to share a little about my life but also to share ideas about the Science of Better Living. I hope to introduce you to some of the amazing work we are doing with youth, families and communities! Go back a few months with me […]

Posted in: Local News
By October 25, 2017 Read More →

Obituary for Caroline Merle Drake ……..

Caroline Merle Drake, age 88 of Chipley, FL passed from this life on Monday, October 23, 2017, at Washington Nursing and Rehab Center. She was born on January 16, 1929, in Belmont, MA to the late George and Gertrude (Collier) Sawyer. Caroline is survived by two sons, Jeffery W. Drake and wife Sharon of Owasso, […]

Posted in: Obituaries
Chipley Kiwanis presents check to Chipley High School FFA program         ……………
By October 25, 2017 Read More →

Chipley Kiwanis presents check to Chipley High School FFA program ……………

Club also presents a check for upcoming Farm-City Breakfast.   by Kathy Foster   Some of those attending Tuesday’s meeting of the Chipley Kiwanis Club remembered the FFA program in place in Florida since the late 1920’s and proudly welcomed members of the current program to their meeting.   The FFA students started their presentation […]

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Savor Fall Flavors With Coastal Cuisine         ………
By October 25, 2017 Read More →

Savor Fall Flavors With Coastal Cuisine ………

(NAPSI)—Fall doesn’t have to mean the end of sensational summer meals, like seafood. Try a fresh take on fall favorites by serving up mouthwatering recipes inspired by the coast. Festive shrimp recipes are crowd-pleasers for any event. They can be easily stirred into hearty dishes for a satisfying harvest supper. Coastal cuisine can be made […]

Posted in: Food, Local News
Farmers Market visits VES        ………….
By October 25, 2017 Read More →

Farmers Market visits VES ………….

To celebrate World Food Day on October 16, Chartwells hosted a Farmers Market at Vernon Elementary School. Chartwells provided a majority of the fruits and vegetables. Main Street Market in Chipley donated bananas and Chapmans Produce in Tallahassee donated apples and potatoes. Students were each given $2.00 in Jacket Funds to spend at the market. […]

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By October 25, 2017 Read More →

Options For Funding Your Long-Term Care ……….

(NAPSI)—Most Americans over the age of 65 will require long-term care at some point in their lives, with today’s average senior likely to incur $138,000 in future long-term care costs, according to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. This is different from medical care and includes personal help with daily living activities such […]

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How Innovations Make Work Easier, Adventures More Fun         …………..
By October 23, 2017 Read More →

How Innovations Make Work Easier, Adventures More Fun …………..

(NAPSI)—Scientists and engineers have come up with some exciting technology for now and the near future. Five Great Ideas 1. For instance, physicists at Wake Forest University have developed a fabric that converts subtle differences in temperature into electricity. It sounds shocking but it can safely be used in a cell phone case you carry […]

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By October 22, 2017 Read More →

Obituary for John Rick Donaldson ………

Mr. John Rick Donaldson, age 60, of Noma, Florida passed away October 20, 2017, at his home. He was born May 30, 1957, in Detroit, Michigan to the late John Cameron Donaldson and Shirley Ann Dumer Donaldson. Mr. Donaldson is survived by one son, John Robert Donaldson and wife Lori of Ypsilanti, MI; significant other, […]

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By October 22, 2017 Read More →

Op/Ed by Kathy Foster

There are people in our community reaching out for assistance and yes, they are not all just too lazy to do something for themselves.   I spent Saturday morning at the food giveaway hosted by the First Methodist Church in Chipley and found a lot of friendly and kind individuals standing in lines waiting for […]

Posted in: Local News, OP/ED
AAA finds neraly one-third of new vehicles are missing a spare tire           …….
By October 22, 2017 Read More →

AAA finds neraly one-third of new vehicles are missing a spare tire …….

AAA rescued 450,000 members whose vehicle did not have a spare TAMPA, Fla.  — Automakers have been under increased pressure not to eliminate spare tires from new vehicles. According to new research from AAA, nearly one-third (28 percent) of 2017 model year vehicles do not come with a spare tire as standard equipment, creating an unnecessary […]

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