CHS Marching Band Having Successful Season ………

CHS Marching Band Having Successful Season ………

The Chipley High School “Spirit of the Tiger” Marching Band competed at the Daleville Classic Invitational Marching Band Festival in Daleville, Alabama on Saturday, September 26, and came away with the highest ratings possible. The 58-member Chipley Band was one of 20 bands that performed in front of a large crowd on a beautiful day. […]

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Chipley Garden Club “Exercises” ………

Chipley Garden Club “Exercises” ………

The regular monthly meeting of Chipley Garden Club was held Wednesday, October 15th at the Washington County Agricultural Center. The meeting was hosted by Club Treasurer Mary Carswell and Scholarship Chair Gail Exum. President Debbie Mitchell called the meeting to order, reported on the recent FFGC District II Fall Meeting, and received reports from committee […]

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Womans Club plans for Christmas Festival ……..

Womans Club plans for Christmas Festival ……..

Club officials announced plans for Art Show, Dirby Design Show and Pulled Pork Plate Sale.   by Kathy Foster   Chipley’s Womans Club welcomed Santa to their meeting Oct. 14th meeting.  He in turn shared the stage with TDC Director Heather Lopez and they explained the Dec. 4th Christmas Festival being held in Historic Downtown […]

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Chipley, Florida High School Celebrates 66th Annual Homecoming ……

Chipley, Florida High School Celebrates 66th Annual Homecoming ……

Chipley, Florida High School alumni turned out in large numbers under sunny Autumn skies on Friday, October 15 to celebrate Chipley’s Homecoming with traditional tailgate parties, crowning ceremonies and the perennial football game. Over sixty floats, rolling or walking exhibits, and marching bands provided a colorful counterpoint to the perfect Northwest Florida afternoon as several […]

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Chipley Kiwanis Club inducts new officers …….

Chipley Kiwanis Club inducts new officers …….

Two members received ‘Kiwanian of the Year’ award.   by Kathy Foster   The Chipley Kiwanis Club led off their Sept. 29th meeting inducting their newest member Brandon Lovering.   Pictured at the right are Lovering, Keith Forehand and Laura Joiner.           Two Kiwanian of the Year awards were presented this year […]

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Blountstown Victorious Over Chipley High School As Football Seasons Starts To Cool ……..

The Chipley High School football team was simply outplayed on Friday, September 11, as they were routed by Blountstown by a 23 point margin. With a final score of 35-12, there was no football joy in Philip Rountree Stadium in Downtown Chipley as the Blountstown Tigers improved their season to 3-1. The evening did, however, […]

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September kicks off new year for Chipley Garden Club ……

September kicks off new year for Chipley Garden Club ……

Chipley Garden Club’s first meeting of the 2015-16 club year was held Wednesday, September 9th at the home of Gweneth and  Wade Collins. Although the club doesn’t “officially” meet during the summer, the club remained active. Members decorated a float for the Watermelon Parade, attended FFGC’s Short Course North in Milton, and enjoyed field trips […]

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Farrah Jane’s opens in Chipley …….

Farrah Jane’s opens in Chipley …….

Chipley’s newest business, Farrah Jane’s is located at 682 5th Street in Chipley and  owner Farrah Davis hosted an open house and ribbon cutting with the Washington County Chamber of Commerce Friday morning to welcome friends, family and supporters to the new businesses.   Farrah Jane’s is open Monday – Friday from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. […]

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CRA approves first Mentoring Program recipient ………

CRA approves first Mentoring Program recipient ………

Now Chipley City Council required to also grant approval.   by  Kathy Foster   The members of the Chipley Redevelopment Agency reviewed information presented on behalf of Farrah and Laurie Davis during their Aug. 26th meeting and then questioned the pair about their plans for opening ‘Farrah Jane’s’ on 5th Street in Chipley.   Final approval […]

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CRA faces problem of no quorum ………….

New meeting set for 3 p.m. on Aug. 26th.   Lack of a quorum Tuesday afternoon resulted in  the Chipley Redevelopment Agency (CRA) having to set another meeting for next week to conduct business.   While discussion of the splash pad that was being considered for Chipley is still on the upcoming agenda,  CRA members present for […]

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Chipley Police Officer recognized at Aug. 11th Council meeting ………

Chipley Police Officer recognized at Aug. 11th Council meeting ………

DeFuniak Springs and Chipley Police present to present awards.   by Kathy Foster   Mark Weeks, DeFuniak Springs City Marshall, and Kevin Crew, Chipley Police Chief, led off Tuesday night’s meeting of the Chipley City Council by presenting Chipley Police Officer Tyler Brannon and his wife Amanda several awards for rescuing an infant from a […]

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Chipley Garden Club donates to libraries ……..

Chipley Garden Club donates to libraries ……..

Rounding out their business year members of the Chipley Garden Club made contributions to the Chipley Library and the library at Kate M. Smith Elementary school recently to provide information for local gardeners and students.   Pictured below at the Chipley Library presentation are (l-r) Debbie Mitchell, Garden Club President, Ranae Rountree, Library Director, and […]

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