Chipley

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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Chipley Woman’s Club hosts School Board candidates          ……..
By October 13, 2016 Read More →

Chipley Woman’s Club hosts School Board candidates ……..

Club members welcome new member Rachael Webb.   by Kathy Foster   Rachael Webb was welcomed as the newest member of the Chipley Woman’s Club at their Oct. 12th meeting.   Shown at the left, Webb was welcomed by club president Renae  Rountree and sponsor Jan Whitcomb, as well as the other club members.   […]

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By October 13, 2016 Read More →

Chipley Council approves land use amendment for funeral home …….

by Kathy Foster   As part of their agenda Tuesday night, the Chipley City Council voted to approve a land use amendment for Shane Obert on property located at 761 Main Street.  The change shifts the property from low density residential to neighborhood commercial.  City officials report Obert is planning to open Obert Funeral Home […]

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Planting succulents with the Chipley Garden Club          ……..
By October 10, 2016 Read More →

Planting succulents with the Chipley Garden Club ……..

Thursday, October 6, 2016 Chipley Garden Club met at Washington County Historical Society’s Museum in Chipley to learn about growing and cultivating succulent plants. The guest speaker was Nicole Peavy, formerly of Chipley. Nicole has worked in the floral industry for ten years and is currently with Shiver’s Florist in and is their “succulent” expert. […]

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Kirby Holt shows easily made  Fall decorations at Friends of the Library meeting            ………
By October 10, 2016 Read More →

Kirby Holt shows easily made Fall decorations at Friends of the Library meeting ………

Chipley florist Kirby Holt let members of the Washington County Friends of the Library see how easy it was to make light-hearted Fall floral designs at the group’s October meeting.   Along with giving tips on how to brighten up your home’s  Fall decor,  Holt invited members to attend his Nov. 1st Christmas Show being […]

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By October 7, 2016 Read More →

Chipley Police say lock your vehicle ……..

The Chipley Police Department is currently working several motor vehicle burglaries in the area of Watts Avenue and 5th Street in Chipley.   They  are actively working to resolve these burglaries while maintaining a heavy patrol presence in the area.   The Chipley Police encourage everyone to be sure to lock your vehicles when unattended […]

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By October 7, 2016 Read More →

Chipley City Council eyeing restrictions on parking of over-sized vehicles in residential areas …….

At Thursday’s workshop members of the Chipley City Council began review of an ordinance dealing with parking of over-sized trucks in residential areas around the city.   by Kathy Foster   Definition of an over-sized truck was given as meaning all automotive vehicles exceeding 20 feet in length and more than eight feet in height. […]

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CHS Band receives highest ratings in competition         ……..
By October 4, 2016 Read More →

CHS Band receives highest ratings in competition ……..

The Chipley High School “Spirit of the Tiger” Marching Band competed at the inaugural Blackwater Classic Marching Band Invitational in Milton, FL, on Saturday, October 1, and came away with the highest ratings possible. The 52-member Chipley band was one of 16 bands from Alabama and Florida that performed in front of a large crowd […]

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Chipley Garden Club presents September Yard of Month award            …….
By September 21, 2016 Read More →

Chipley Garden Club presents September Yard of Month award …….

Chipley Garden Club president Debbie Mitchell had the opportunity to present the September ‘Yard of the Month’ award to Chipley resident Earl Merchant at last week’s meeting of the Washington County Chamber of Commerce.   Merchant lives at 1385 South Boulevard in Chipley.  Drive by and take a look at his yard.  

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CHIPLEY GARDEN CLUB KICKS OFF A NEW YEAR        ……….
By September 19, 2016 Read More →

CHIPLEY GARDEN CLUB KICKS OFF A NEW YEAR ……….

September found Chipley Garden Club kicking off new club year and boasting of a membership of forty-four members. The first meeting of the year was held on Wednesday, September 7 at the home of Martha Nebel. After a long-overdue social time, the business meeting was conducted by Club President Debbie Mitchell.   Summertime activities were […]

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