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Council on Aging welcomed in the Holiday Season ……..
By December 2, 2016 Read More →

Council on Aging welcomed in the Holiday Season ……..

The Washington County Council on Aging hosted a holiday party Thursday night to kick off the 2017 Holiday Season with incoming Sheriff Kevin Crews and County Commissioner Tray Hawkins as special guests.   Christmas trees  both inside and outside the Council on Aging facility on South Boulevard in Chipley were lit, Christmas carols were sung, […]

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Two local churches make Thanksgiving something special …….
By November 24, 2016 Read More →

Two local churches make Thanksgiving something special …….

Volunteers from the First Presbyterian Church and Shiloh Baptist Church in Chipley went out of their way Thursday morning to make Thanksgiving 2016 special for more than 200 local people.   They were up early preparing food for over 200 individuals who signed up for the special Thanksgiving treat.   by Kathy Foster   Church […]

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Chipley Kiwanis Club supports CHS Cheerleading program …….
By November 16, 2016 Read More →

Chipley Kiwanis Club supports CHS Cheerleading program …….

Chipley High School’s  cheerleading program was the recipient of financial support from the Kiwanis Club this week and Kiwanian Dell Corbin was proud to present representatives of the group with a check to purchase a new mascot costume to be used by the cheerleaders.   Martha Compton is the sponsor/director of the cheerleader program at […]

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Chipley Council approves CRA contract for 2016 – 2017 …….
By November 14, 2016 Read More →

Chipley Council approves CRA contract for 2016 – 2017 …….

Chipley’s City Council voted last week to approve their FY 2016/17 administration contract with the Chipley Redevelopment Agency that requires the CRA to pay the Washington County Chamber of Commerce $2,075 a month. Under the agreement the Chamber provides  staff and administrative services to continue implementation of the Community Redevelopment Plan which has previously been […]

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KMS SECOND GRADERS MAKE TERRARIUMS ……..
By November 14, 2016 Read More →

KMS SECOND GRADERS MAKE TERRARIUMS ……..

Thursday, November 10th some of Kate Smith Elementary’s students were up to their elbows in terrariums. Building terrariums has been one Chipley Garden Club’s annual youth projects for over twenty years; however this was the first time at the new KMS Elementary School.   Youth Chair Linda Pigott reported this year club members assisted 124 […]

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Elementary students pay tribute to Veterans at Kate Smith Elementary School ……..
By November 11, 2016 Read More →

Elementary students pay tribute to Veterans at Kate Smith Elementary School ……..

Students at Kate M. Smith Elementary School finished off the Veteran’s Day activities in the Chipley area by highlighting the history of Veteran’s Day, reciting poetry and singing songs to entertain and pay tribute to the many Veterans who turned out for the special event.   Photo Highlights   

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Roulhac Middle School students pay tribute to Veterans …….
By November 11, 2016 Read More →

Roulhac Middle School students pay tribute to Veterans …….

Veterans join students in the courtyard at Roulhac Middle School in Chipley Friday morning as the students paid tribute to the Veterans.   Photo Highlights of the event

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By October 26, 2016 Read More →

Honor Rolls for Kate Smith Elementary School ……

‘A’  and ‘A/B’ Honor Roll   ‘A’ Honor Roll   Student Grade   Berry, Lucas Bo 02 Collins, Leighton Clark 02 Collins, Titus Luke 02 Corbin, Sydney Reese 02 Courtney, Yazmin Alece 02 Davis, Branson Reed 02 Deal, Aubrey Kate 02 Downs, Kailey Kay 02 Drummond, Lucas Paul 02 Ewing, Drayden Quillen 02 Franklin, Evan Thomas […]

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By October 19, 2016 Read More →

CRA re-instituting Residential Special Improvement grants …….

Chipley Alleyway project a “go”.   by Kathy Foster   Chipley Redevelopment Agency (CRA) voted Tuesday to revisit its Residential Special Improvement Grant applications to assist property owners in upgrading property around town.  The response came as part of a grant application submitted by Sheila Jones who is revitalizing property at 651, 653 and 655 […]

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Presbyterian Church in Chipley celebrates 120th anniversary ………
By October 17, 2016 Read More →

Presbyterian Church in Chipley celebrates 120th anniversary ………

Chipley’s First Presbyterian Church celebrated it’s 120th anniversary this past weekend,  with special activities and entertainment spread out from Oct. 14th – 16th.   The church was organized in 1896 and has been preaching and teaching the word of the Kingdom of God since that time.   The mission of the church is to serve […]

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