Governor Rick Scott Appoints Marc Dunbar to Northwest Florida Water Management District …….

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Marc Dunbar to the Northwest Florida Water Management District. Dunbar, 44, of Tallahassee, is a partner with Jones Walker LLP and an adjunct professor at the Florida State University College of Law. Dunbar received his bachelor’s degree from Florida State University, and his law […]

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CHIPOLA BRAIN BOWL WINS NORTH FLORIDA SECTIONAL ……

MARIANNA—The Chipola College Brain Bowl A Team won the North Florida NAQT Sectional on Jan. 24 earning an automatic bid to the Community College National Championship in Atlanta on Feb. 27-28.   The Chipola team went undefeated (9-0) in the tournament. Other competing teams were: Tallahassee, Gulf Coast, Northwest, Pensacola, Florida Gateway, Florida Jacksonville and […]

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HHS proposes path to improve health technology and transform care …….

ONC issues draft nationwide health IT Interoperability Roadmap; Implementation resources also released as first deliverable   The Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) today released Connecting Health and Care for the Nation: A Shared Nationwide Interoperability Roadmap Version 1.0. The draft Roadmap is a proposal […]

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Chipley Police asking for help from public ……

On January 29 at approximately 6:13 pm the Chipley Police Department was dispatched to the area of South Blvd. and Iona Street in reference to a vehicle crash involving a pedestrian.   What investigators believe was a newer model dark colored car was traveling west bound on South Blvd when the vehicle left the road way […]

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Qualifying starts Feb. 2nd for Vernon Election ……

Qualifying starts Feb. 2nd for Vernon Election ……

Registration forms are available at the Vernon City Hall.                  

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Washington County Planning Commission meets Feb. 3rd. ……

WASHINGTON COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION 1331 South Boulevard, Chipley Fl 32428 Phone: (850) 415-5093 * Fax: (850) 638-6304 Website: www.washingtonfl.com AGENDA February 3, 2015 5:00 P.M REGULAR MEETING 1. CALL TO ORDER 2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 3. ROLL CALL COMMISSIONERS: STAFF IN ATTENDANCE: DISTRICT 1 – Roger Hagan County Planner – Michael J. DeRuntz, CFM DISTRICT […]

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Message from Jeff Atwater …….

Message from Jeff Atwater …….

During 2014, my dedicated team here at the Department of Financial Services recovered and returned more than $287 million to Floridians. Since I took office as your CFO, my highest priority is to make sure that your hard-earned money stays with you, and my team works every day on your behalf to return back to […]

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RELAY FOR LIFE: Walk, Run, Glow 5K Run March 7th …….

RELAY FOR LIFE: Walk, Run, Glow 5K Run March 7th …….

  Starts at 6:30 p.m. at Northwest Florida Community Hospital in Chipley.      

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Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show February 11th …….

Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show February 11th …….

The 30th annual Northwest Florida Beef Conference and Trade Show will be held on Wednesday, February 11th, at the Jackson County Agriculture Conference Center, located at 2741 Pennsylvania Avenue, Marianna, Florida. Registration and the Trade Show open at 7:30 AM central time, the program starts at 8:15 AM, and concludes with a steak lunch. There […]

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93% of Florida consumers who signed up for coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace are getting financial assistance to lower monthly premiums

As the Feb. 15 deadline approaches, HHS encourages consumers to enroll in a quality, affordable coverage through the Marketplace HHS is encouraging Florida consumers to check out their options for quality affordable coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace. As of Jan. 16, 1,270,994 Florida consumers selected or were automatically reenrolled in Marketplace coverage. According to […]

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FRS Florida Retirement System Seminar

FRS Florida Retirement System Seminar

Using Florida Retirement System to plan for your retirement.

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Performances at the Dixie Theatre in Apalachicola ……

Performances at the Dixie Theatre in Apalachicola ……

Dixie Theatre Performances for February – March, 2015  Feb. 7 – Bob Milne RagtimePiano. If you haven’t seen or heard Bob in the 15 years he’s been playing the Dixie, don’t wait! He’s back for his 16th year. Feb. 14 – Do Wops & Beauty Shops Back for their 3rd Season, these folks are top notch, […]

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Exploring The Link Between Obesity And Cancer …….

Exploring The Link Between Obesity And Cancer …….

(NAPSI)—Emerging research suggests a link between obesity and the risk of developing and dying from many common cancers. Obesity is quickly overtaking tobacco as the leading preventable cause of cancer, with as many as 84,000 cancer diagnoses attributed to obesity each year in the United States. It is also estimated that obesity or excess weight […]

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Obituary for Edmund Levon Treadwell ….

Mr. Edmund Levon Treadwell, age 81, of Bonifay, Florida passed away January 28, 2015 at his home surrounded by family. He was born October 5, 1933 in Bonifay, Florida to the late John Ellis Treadwell and Lennie May Hall Treadwell. In addition to his parents, Mr. Treadwell was preceded in death by two brothers, E.D. […]

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FLORIDA FAILING ITS SICK AND POOR ……..

The Sunshine State has one of the highest rates of uninsured in the nation, and things could get worse, experts warn, if the Legislature does not take action. Experts painted a grim picture of health care in Florida on Thursday during a League of Women Voters of Florida media conference call. They warned of pending […]

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Governor Scott Invites Energy Industry Workers Laid-off in Other States to Come to Florida …….

Visit fuelingfloridajobs.com to link to Florida job opportunities   TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Governor Rick Scott today invited oil and gas industry employees laid off around the country as part of the global fallout from declining oil prices to consider living and working in Florida. News accounts in USA Today and other media outlets have reported […]

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