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Chipola College PBL attends Fall Leadership Conference           ……..
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Chipola College PBL attends Fall Leadership Conference ……..

MARIANNA—The Chipola College Chapter of Phi Beta Lambda recently attended the Fall Leadership Conference in Orlando.   Ten Chipola students attended with four placing in competitive events, including:  Business Communications—Hayden White, second; Bradach Carlson, third;  Entrepreneurship—Michael Ingram, first, and Adrian Johnson-Cruz, third. The following Chipola students also attended: Andrew Bizaillion, Sarah Hall, Adrian Johnson-Cruz, Kathryn […]

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Gov. Scott: Florida Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.6 Percent ………

More Than 127,000 Private-Sector Jobs Created in October   NAPLES, Fla. — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that the state’s unemployment rate dropped to 3.6 percent, the lowest in more than a decade. More than 127,000 private-sector jobs were created in October. Since December 2010, Florida businesses have created 1,448,300 jobs. Florida’s annual job growth rate […]

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Precautionary Boil Water Notice lifted in Chipley ……..

The “Precautionary Boil Water Notice” issued by the City of Chipley Public Works Department has been LIFTED for those residents affected on the South side of 1st Avenue from Peach Street to Brown Street. Any questions, please call City of Chipley Public Works at 850-638-6346.

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Obituary for Charles Albert Foss, Jr. ……

Mr. Charles Albert Foss, Jr., age 67, of Bonifay, Florida passed away November 15, 2017, at Southeast Alabama Medical Center in Dothan, Alabama. He was born May 12, 1950, in Dade City, Florida to the late Charles Albert Foss, Sr. and Grace Beatrice Roland Foss. In addition to his parents, Mr. Foss was preceded in […]

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Chipola Regional Career Fair is a hit            ……..
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Chipola Regional Career Fair is a hit ……..

Hundreds of area high school students attended the recent Regional Career Fair sponsored by Career Source Chipola, Florida Panhandle Technical College, Chipola College and the counties of Calhoun, Holmes, Jackson, Liberty, and Washington.   The Career Fair provided opportunities for students to interact with representatives from different career fields to explore career and educational opportunities […]

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Chipola Indians 6-0 on the year …….

MARIANNA— The Chipola men’s team (6-0) are the number two team in the FCSAA State Poll.   Chipola beat Southern Shreveport 84-60 on Nov. 14. Brandon Mahan led Chipola with 16 points. Keishawn Brewton added 14 points and Pape Diop scored 10. Chipola trounced Baton Rouge Community College 93-70 on Nov. 13. Yuat Alok led […]

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Spires appointed to FAMU Advisory Board        …..
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Spires appointed to FAMU Advisory Board …..

Dr. Willie Spires, Dean of Chipola College’s Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, has been appointed to Florida A & M University’s Agribusiness Program Advisory Board. Agribusiness is part of FAMU’s College of Agriculture and Food Sciences.

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24-7 Ministry to Women, Inc. Moves Forward …….

At its recent meeting the Board of Directors of the 24-7 Ministry to Women, Inc. voted to invite five new members to its board with the orientation and reorganization meeting to occur in January 2018.   Members who have previously served as directors include Jean Tippit, Linda Booth, Juanita Wilson, Gretchen Tindell, Velma Sasnett and […]

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Delta Theta educators reminded about Arc ……..

At its meeting on November 14, 2017, the Finance Committee of the Delta Theta Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, presented a program regarding the Arc center in Chipley that serves both Washington and Holmes Counties. Director, Sandy Pritchard, shared  that the mission of the Arc of Washington-Holmes Counties is to focus on […]

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Tips for Eating Healthy During Thanksgiving        ………..
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Tips for Eating Healthy During Thanksgiving ………..

Can you believe, the average American eats an astounding 4,500 calories and 229 grams of fat during a traditional Thanksgiving meal? That’s more than two times the calories and three times the amount of fat an adult should eat in one day. And that is just one meal – not to mention all the leftovers. […]

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