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WIRED Ministries presents Louie Giglio & Passion at Dothan Civic Center …….

Through July 1st.   WIRED Ministries presents Louie Giglio & Passion General Admission Balcony Seating: $26.00 WIRED Packages are also available: $125 for all 6 nights of worship! Tickets are available for purchase at the Box Office Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm or by calling (334) 615-3175.   Tickets may also be […]

61st Annual Panhandle Watermelon Festival Parade Provides Entertainment in Downtown Chipley, Florida
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61st Annual Panhandle Watermelon Festival Parade Provides Entertainment in Downtown Chipley, Florida

A strong summer breeze ensured that the Panhandle Watermelon Festival Parade, at 10AM on Saturday, June 24, 2017 in downtown Chipley, Florida was  tolerable, as hundreds filed the city streets, commemorating the 61st annual occurrence of this totally free festival, as seen in these photos by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency […]

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61 years of history on display at Watermelon Festival Library ………………..
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61 years of history on display at Watermelon Festival Library ………………..

The variety of memorabilia on display was the main attraction that drew a crowd to stop by the library located  just east of the Agricultural Center in Chipley on Saturday.   Visitors had an opportunity to step back in time and take a look at the variety of items and photographs that tell the story […]

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Classic Car Show Draws Crowd at 61st Annual Panhandle Watermelon Festival on June 24, 2017
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Classic Car Show Draws Crowd at 61st Annual Panhandle Watermelon Festival on June 24, 2017

Hundreds of automobile aficionados displayed their classic, collectible or project cars in the campus of Florida Panhandle Technical College on Saturday, June 24 as part of the 61st Annual Panhandle Watermelon Festival, as seen in these photos by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida. See more video clips, photos […]

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Deadline Approaching in Florida for SBA Working Capital Loans Due to Drought ………..

ATLANTA –The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations that July 24 is the filing deadline for federal economic injury disaster loans in Jackson County,in Florida as a result of the drought that began on Nov. 15, 2016. “This county is […]

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Gov. Scott: Florida Continues to Lead Nation’s Largest States in Job Growth ……….

Governor Rick Scott  has announced that  Florida added jobs at a faster rate than the 10 largest states in the nation over the last year. Florida had the second-fastest annual private-sector job growth rate out of all the states in the nation, behind Utah. For 62 consecutive months, Florida’s private-sector job growth rate, which is 3 […]

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Tickets go on sale for ‘Driving Miss Daisy’ June 26th ………

Chipley, Florida—The Spanish Trail Playhouse will hold three performances of the play Driving Miss Daisy on Friday, July 21; Saturday, July 22 and Sunday, July 23.  The play will be at 7:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 2:00 P.M. on Sunday at the Spanish Trail Playhouse (Historic Chipley High School) located at 680 Second […]

National PTSD Awareness Day (June 27, 2017) ……….
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National PTSD Awareness Day (June 27, 2017) ……….

In order to bring greater awareness to the issue of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), the United States Senate designated June 27th as National PTSD Awareness Day. In addition, June has been designated as PTSD Awareness Month by the National Center for PTSD (NCPTSD). PTSD is a mental health problem that can occur after someone has […]

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Summer Food Program offered in Washington County …….

The Washington County School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Nutritionally balanced meals will be provided to all children regardless of race, sex, disability, age, or national origin during summer vacation when school lunches are not available. All children 18 years old and younger are eligible for meals at no charge and […]

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32nd Annual Freedom Springs Triathlon set for July 1st in Marianna ……..
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32nd Annual Freedom Springs Triathlon set for July 1st in Marianna ……..

Swim – Bike – Run.