Chipley

Work begins on Museum Caboose in Chipley        ……..
By April 22, 2017 Read More →

Work begins on Museum Caboose in Chipley ……..

Now that the weather is beginning to warm and thanks to many contributions to the “Save Our Caboose” Fund, work has begun on the train caboose parked on the lawn and Washington County Historical Society.   Earlier in the year Gulf Power placed an electric pole with and outlet. The caboose has already received a […]

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Chipley Womans Club learns about AVID program          ………
By April 17, 2017 Read More →

Chipley Womans Club learns about AVID program ………

Roulhac Middle School AVID coordinator Jiranda White and 8th grade AVID student Scarlette Clark were guests of the club at their April meeting.     What is AVID?   Simply stated the mission of the AVID program is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global […]

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By March 31, 2017 Read More →

Honor Rolls from Kate Smith Elementary School ……….

Congratulations Students     A/B Honor Roll …  Adams, Kinslee Denise 02, Armstrong, Kaylyn Elizabeth 02, Baker, Jeremiah Jermaine Oniel 02, Brannon, Hunter Gavin 02, Brantley, Jada Simone 02, Broxton, Savannah Elizabeth 02, Bruner, Kason Scott 02, Byram, Sydney Lynne 02, Clenney, Jace Thomas 02, Coley, David Thomas 02, Collins, Titus Luke 02, Corbitt, Kellyn […]

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Bellringers honored by Salvation Army           ……..
By March 28, 2017 Read More →

Bellringers honored by Salvation Army ……..

Representing the Chipley Garden Club,  Debbie Mitchell, Betty Faircloth and Kathy Foster were in Marianna last Friday to attend the Bellringers Celebration hosted by the Salvation Army.  Garden club members were among the many volunteers ringing bells over the 2016 Christmas season to raise funds for the Salvation Army Christmas program.   The Bellringers in Washington County […]

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY “SPRINGS” INTO ACTION      ……..
By March 24, 2017 Read More →

HISTORICAL SOCIETY “SPRINGS” INTO ACTION ……..

by Gwen Collins   Wednesday, March 22nd was a busy day for the Washington County Historical Society. The day began with the unveiling of a new South Third Street Historic District Marker. The marker is located at South Third Street and US Hwy 90 in Chipley. Martha McKnight and Dale Cox, local historians, and several […]

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‘Variety Day’ with the Chipley Garden Club       ……..
By March 3, 2017 Read More →

‘Variety Day’ with the Chipley Garden Club ……..

The March 1st meeting of Chipley Garden Club was just a little bit different. Instead of one program, club members and visitors enjoyed three mini-programs at the Washington County Library.   The meeting began with an informative chat by Ed Woods from 1st Presbyterian Church in Chipley  about the Maasai people of Africa and their […]

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By February 26, 2017 Read More →

Chipley Community Redevelopment Plan Community Workshops Announced ……..

The City of Chipley established a steering committee comprised of residents, building owners, and business owners within Chipley’s Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) area to serve as the working group for the development of an updated Community Redevelopment Plan. Having completed four steering committee planning sessions, the West Florida Regional Planning Council will now facilitate a […]

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Southern Financial Group receives ‘Yard of the Month’ recognition           …….
By February 18, 2017 Read More →

Southern Financial Group receives ‘Yard of the Month’ recognition …….

Business owner R.D. Easterling gives the credit to Yates Lawn Services.   Debbie Mitchell,  president of the Chipley Garden Club, was on hand at last Thursday’s Chamber of Commerce luncheon to present the ‘Yard of the Month’ award to R.D. Easterling, Southern Financial Group, 934 Main Street, in Chipley.   Easterling in turn presented the […]

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Stabbing suspect arrested       …….
By February 15, 2017 Read More →

Stabbing suspect arrested …….

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a suspect in a January 30, 2017 stabbing incident that occurred at 1214 Padgett Drive Youngstown, FL Arrested was: Joseph A Smith, 24 years of age Charges: Aggravated Battery with Deadly Weapon Sheriff Kevin Crews states, “In a highly publicized case that occurred on January 30th […]

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Felony fugitive taken into custody in Chipley         ……..
By February 15, 2017 Read More →

Felony fugitive taken into custody in Chipley ……..

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office reports the apprehension of a felony fugitive taken into custody at the Summer Brook Apartments in Chipley, FL. The subject’s arrest is the result of a Bay County Sheriff’s Office Investigation stemming from approximately three weeks ago. Arrested was: Grant Jones 25 years of age 1530 Orange Hill Rd Chipley, […]

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