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Four Chipola College students receive Melvin Scholarships ……..
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

Four Chipola College students receive Melvin Scholarships ……..

Four Chipola College students majoring in engineering recently were awarded the Mike Melvin Memorial Scholarship. Pictured below from left, are Engineer Cleve Dryden, Ruth Melvin, scholarship recipients—Bryan Buchanan, Trevor Brogdon, Trent Woodham, Quaid Van Huss—and Engineer Randy Lane. Funds for the scholarship are raised through an annual golf tournament in Melvin’s memory.  

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BCF Cookie Day Serves as Sweet Reminder ………
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

BCF Cookie Day Serves as Sweet Reminder ………

A special delivery made by the First Lady Ruth Ann Kinchen spread joy and filled sweet tooth cravings around campus at The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville, on September 19. At the beginning of each semester, the First Lady arrives on campus bearing trays full of homemade cookies in assorted flavors. These heaping […]

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Be Scam Smart After Irma …………..
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

Be Scam Smart After Irma …………..

‘Dollars & Sense’  by Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis’ Dear Fellow Floridians: As I have traveled across Florida, visiting with law enforcement, local leaders and families that were impacted by Hurricane Irma, I’ve witnessed a true sense of community and service in our state. Sadly, storms tend to bring out the best — and the […]

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CLC News | SCIturdays This Saturday  
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

CLC News | SCIturdays This Saturday  

See what’s going on this weekend.   Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee Tallahassee’s “Edutainment” Destination      SCI-turdays at the CLC Saturday, September 23 | 10:00am-12:00pm Every 2nd and 4th Saturday is SCIturday at the Challenger Learning Center! Join us on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month as we offer the second installment of the […]

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Myths And Facts: Clearing Up A Few Misconceptions About Eye Exams ……..
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

Myths And Facts: Clearing Up A Few Misconceptions About Eye Exams ……..

(NAPSI)—People are constantly reminded to eat right and exercise to stay healthy. But what about eye health? Dozens of eye diseases and conditions, such as diabetes, high blood pressure, and some cancers, can be diagnosed and detected during a simple eye exam. This is because the eye is actually part of the nervous system. An […]

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Commissioner Adam Putnam Serves Breakfast at Beauclerc Elementary School ……….
By September 21, 2017 Read More →

Commissioner Adam Putnam Serves Breakfast at Beauclerc Elementary School ……….

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.–Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today served breakfast at Beauclerc Elementary School in Jacksonville, Fla., to raise awareness about free school meals in 48 counties affected by Hurricane Irma.   The U.S. Department of Agriculture accepted a request to allow all students in 48 counties subject to a FEMA Major Disaster Declaration […]

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Man on probation arrested again after meth found during traffic stop ……….
By September 21, 2017 Read More →

Man on probation arrested again after meth found during traffic stop ……….

A man on state drug offender probation is back behind bars for drug charges following a traffic stop. A Nissan Altima was observed traveling on Orange Hill Road at approximately 30 mph over the posted speed limit just before 8:30 p.m. last Friday night. A Washington County Sheriff’s deputy conducted a traffic stop, identifying the […]

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Suspicious person report leads to meth arrest ……..
By September 21, 2017 Read More →

Suspicious person report leads to meth arrest ……..

Reports of a suspicious man knocking on the doors of multiple Hartzog Road residences led to the arrest of a Panama City man identified as 42-year-old Jeremy Edward Lynn. Washington County Sheriff’s office responded to a residence on Tuesday, just before noon, after receiving complaints that a suspicious person was attempting to enter their home […]

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Burglary investigation leads to stolen property and drug arrest …….
By September 21, 2017 Read More →

Burglary investigation leads to stolen property and drug arrest …….

Items recently reported stolen from a residence on Ada Road have been located and an arrest has been made.   Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a burglary at approximately 6:30 p.m. on September 17. During the investigation, deputies found evidence that led them to an adjacent property where they made contact […]

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By September 21, 2017 Read More →

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Thank UnitedHealth Group and Its Employees for $1.5 Million in Donations Supporting Florida Hurricane Irma Recovery Efforts

Governor Recognizes UnitedHealth Group’s Generous Support of $500,000 to the Florida Disaster Fund TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida thanked UnitedHealth Group and its employees for more than $1.5 million in donations to Hurricane Irma recovery efforts including $500,000 to the Florida Disaster Fund, which was activated by Governor Scott to aid people […]

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