Rustins receive ‘Yard of Month’ in Chipley …..

Rustins receive ‘Yard of Month’ in Chipley …..

Kenneth and Mary Nell Rustin were recipients of the October ‘Yard of the Month’ award presented  by the Chipley Garden Club in conjunction with the City of Chipley.   The Rustins live at 617 Rustin Drive.   Take a drive by and look at their beautiful yards.                 […]

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CHIPLEY GARDEN CLUB HOSTS FFGC DISTRICT II MEETING …….

CHIPLEY GARDEN CLUB HOSTS FFGC DISTRICT II MEETING …….

On Wednesday, October 8th over one hundred local garden clubbers from Chipley, Vernon, Bonifay, Wausau, Marianna, Sneads, Graceville, Port St. Joe, Panama City, Lynn Haven, and Gulf Beach were invited into “Grandma’s Garden” – Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc. State Officers’ Fall District II Meeting. The all-day meeting was held at the Washington County […]

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CHIPLEY GARDEN CLUB PREPARES FOR DISTRICT MEETING

CHIPLEY GARDEN CLUB PREPARES FOR DISTRICT MEETING

Chipley Garden Club met on Wednesday, October 1st at the home of Gweneth & Wade Collins on Duncan Community Road to prepare for the upcoming Florida Federation of Garden Clubs Inc. District II Fall Touring State Officers meeting. Event Chairman Louise Michaels noted, “Our plans are in place and we are very excited to be […]

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Washington County School Board goes with ‘construction manager’ for new KSES ……..

Washington County School Board goes with ‘construction manager’ for new KSES ……..

Following a one hour workshop on how to approach the construction of the new Kate Smith Elementary School in Chipley,  the school board voted unanimously June 16th to follow the construction manager concept in a move save money,  reduce change orders and keep a tighter control on the project.   Staffers from Clemons, Rutherford and […]

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Grace Assembly @ Chipley hosts event at Northside Park ……

Grace Assembly @ Chipley hosts event at Northside Park ……

Last Saturday morning young people on the north side of Chipley enjoyed a morning of entertainment courtesy of Grace Assembly @ Chipley Church.  The youngsters played, laughed, enjoyed lunch and learned about the upcoming  Mega Sports Camp being hosted at the church June 23rd-27th.              

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CHS Band performs at Washington D.C. …..

CHS Band performs at Washington D.C. …..

The Chipley High School “Spirit of the Tiger” Band performed on the plaza of the Thomas Jefferson Memorial on Friday, May 23, as part of the National Memorial Day Concert Series in Washington DC. The CHS Band received the invitation to represent our state in this unique opportunity for thousands of patriotic Americans to come […]

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THE DAYLILIES ARE A’BLOOMING!

THE DAYLILIES ARE A’BLOOMING!

By Gweneth Collins   On Thursday, May 22nd Chipley Garden Club was treated to a very entertaining horticultural lesson and the premier tour of Fussell’s Rustic Daylily Garden Farm by Clint Fussell. The garden which is located on Gainer Road offers over 600 named varieties of daylilies and many more which are unnamed. All are […]

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Chipley Council reappoints two to Housing Authority …..

Chipley Council reappoints two to Housing Authority …..

Also sets General Election for Aug. 5th.   by Kathy Foster   Chipley City Administrator Dan Miner announced Tuesday night that $1.5 million in grant funding for the city is still awaiting the Governor’s signature, but he feels sure the funding to extend the city’s sewer and water south of Interstate 10 will come.   […]

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Chipley Kiwanis Club hosts Marvin Engram Memorial Golf Tournament …..

Chipley Kiwanis Club hosts Marvin Engram Memorial Golf Tournament …..

The Chipley, Florida Kiwanis Club held the annual Marvin Engram Memorial Golf Tournament on Friday, May 9, 2014 at Sunny Hills Golf Course in Washington County. With almost 20 teams and around 50 competitors, the golf tournament was one of the most successful events in the recent history of the Chipley Kiwanis Club. Wayland Fulford […]

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Police Chief Crews reports to Council “No attempt at child abduction at Shiver’s Park” …..

Police Chief Crews reports to Council “No attempt at child abduction at Shiver’s Park” …..

 by Kathy Foster   Chipley City Council members received assurance from Police Chief Kevin Crews at their Thursday evening workshop that there has been no attempt at child abduction at Shiver’s Park.    According to Crews, people on  social media are reporting that there has been at least one instance of attempted child abduction at […]

Woman’s Club works hard to provide for community ….

Woman’s Club works hard to provide for community ….

In existence for more than 43 years, the Woman’s Club of Chipley has continued to work hard to make Chipley a better place to live, work and play.   Members continued that goal April 24th when they hosted a luncheon to raise funds to provide scholarships to Washington County students.   Hosted at the Woman’s […]

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Roulhac Middle School: Honor Rolls for 3rd Nine Weeks ……

Roulhac Middle School: Honor Rolls for 3rd Nine Weeks ……

Congratulations Students!              

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SPRING BASKET WEAVING AT THE MUSEUM IN CHIPLEY

SPRING BASKET WEAVING AT THE MUSEUM IN CHIPLEY

Saturday, April 5th was a perfect day for basket weaving under the pavilion at the Washington County Historical Society Museum in Chipley. Master Weavers Sharon Hynes and Yvette Lerner were once again on hand to provide hands-on instruction to first time weavers and assistance to more experienced weavers in the group.   “Today we wove […]

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Chipley P&Z grants special exception ……

In a short session Thursday afternoon the Chipley Planning & Zoning Commission granted a Special Exception to a home at 991 Haywood Drive.   Seems that the home did not meet the City’s 30 foot setback rule.  When the setback was measured on the finished home the setback came in at 28 feet and one […]

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Spring Time with Garden Club …..

Spring Time with Garden Club …..

In anticipation of their 5th Annual English Tea & Garden Walks and the celebrate the first full day of Spring, Chipley Garden Club members traveled to Clayhatchee, Alabama to “have tea” at The Playhouse Tea Room & Antiques. After browsing the shop for treasures, the group enjoyed an English Tea with a menu with a […]

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Chipley swears in Code Enforcement Board ……

Chipley swears in Code Enforcement Board ……

The six members of Chipley’s Code Enforcement Board were sworn in at Thursday’s first meeting of the recently appointed board.  Taking their oaths of office were Tracy Andrews, John Sasser, Barbara James, Brett Butler, Rebecca Cousson and Wanda Owens.             Tracy Andrews                 […]

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