Washington County BOCC considers defunding some volunteer fire departments …..

Funding for Washington County’s volunteer fire departments was the primary topic at the Aug. 12th workshop of the Washington County Board of County Commissioners and commissioners directed a letter be written to the various fire departments placing them on notice that they need to meet  all state requirements.   by Kathy Foster   Washington County commissioners are […]

By August 13, 2015 Read More →
Caryville Council given October 31st compliance deadline by State …….

Caryville Council given October 31st compliance deadline by State …….

“Everything on hold until October,” said Caryville Council Chair Henry Chambers.   by Kathy Foster   The majority of the land in Caryville, Florida lies within a designated flood plain and flooding  has been a problem there for many years.  Following floods there several years ago large chunks of property were obtained by the Federal […]

By July 23, 2015 Read More →
Caryville Senior Center celebrates 2nd Anniversary …….

Caryville Senior Center celebrates 2nd Anniversary …….

Caryville’s Community Center becomes a Senior Center every Wednesday and the fun moves in.   by Kathy Foster   If you are a senior residents of the Caryville area you are cordially invited to drop by the Caryville Community Center every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for fun, lunch and a learning experience. […]

By April 30, 2015 Read More →
Washington County Literacy Volunteers on hand to help ….

Washington County Literacy Volunteers on hand to help ….

Do you know an adult who can’t read?    Here is their chance to learn!        

Literacy Volunteers benefit from book drive hosted by the Generation Club ….

Literacy Volunteers benefit from book drive hosted by the Generation Club ….

June 6th members of the Generation Club based in southwestern Washington County presented a collection of books to Washington County Literacy Volunteers for use with those learning to read.   A reception was hosted by the City of Vernon to recognize the efforts of the club members in supporting the book drive.   The club […]