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Washington County District School Board issues Notice of Public Hearing ……..

Public Hearing set for Monday, Sept. 11th.   NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING SCHOOL BOARD POLICIES AND PROCEDURES   The Washington County District School Board will consider revising/adopting School Board Policies and Procedures.  You may pick up a copy of the proposed revisions at the physical address listed below or you may go to our […]

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Insurance Helpline Recovers $16.6M in Six Months ……….

Dear Fellow Floridians:   When you are sick or trying to get back on your feet after a disaster, the last thing you want to worry about is your insurance. We pay for policies to ensure that we are covered and nine times out of ten, the process works without a problem.Have questions about your […]

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August Events in Franklin County           ………..
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August Events in Franklin County ………..

Paddling Trip August 26 Join the Apalachicola Riverkeepers on their monthly paddling trip on August 26 in and around the Apalachicola River and Bay. The trips are free to members and $30 for non-members. In addition to their monthly paddling trips, the Apalachicola Riverkeepers are also hosting longer paddling excursions (10+) miles which are best suited for […]

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Gov. Scott: MAGLITE Should be Made in Florida – and the USA ………….

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – This week, during President Donald Trump’s “Made in America” week, Governor Rick Scott sent a letter to President of Mag Instrument, Inc. and creator of the MAGLITE flashlight, Anthony Maglica. Unfortunately, thanks to California’s laws, Mr. Maglica is not allowed to put a “Made in USA” label on his American designed, engineered […]

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Motivated Mission Team from Winter Haven       ……….
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Motivated Mission Team from Winter Haven ……….

The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville has been extremely blessed through mission volunteers and church groups that sacrifice time during the summer to provide labor and assistance on the campus. One extremely motivated and mission minded team this summer was the 20 servants from Calvary Baptist Church in Winter Haven, Florida. Under the […]

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Global Leadership Summit            …….
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Global Leadership Summit …….

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Will You Have Enough Green For Your Golden Years?        …………
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Will You Have Enough Green For Your Golden Years? …………

(NAPSI)—If you or someone you care about is among America’s more than 74 million baby boomers, you may be glad to know of a helpful new book. It was written by a go-to resource for crisis financial planning, who frequently receives referrals from nursing homes, assisted-living facilities and home health agencies for clients in need […]

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A local church burglary leads to two arrests; one remains at-large       ……..
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A local church burglary leads to two arrests; one remains at-large ……..

A Vernon couple has been taken into custody after a reported church burglary, but one suspect remains at-large. Liberty Church located at 3983 Creek Road in Vernon reported their food pantry had been broken into and several items were stolen. Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded and initiated an investigation after observing the exterior door to […]

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Georgia Woman arrested on drug charges in Chipley …….

On, Friday, July 14, 2017, Chipley Police Officer R. Thomas conducted a traffic stop of maroon Lincoln Town Car for a traffic violation.  Officer Thomas made contact with the driver of the vehicle who was identified as Vivan Davis, 29, of Bainbridge, GA.   During the course of the traffic stop, Officer Thomas utilized his […]

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Dunn Veterans Bill Headed to House Floor ……..

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee passed H.R. 2781, the Ensuring Veteran Enterprise Participation in Strategic Sourcing Act, Congressman Neal Dunn’s (FL-02) legislation to expand government contracts for veteran-owned small businesses and ensure the Department of Veterans Affairs is complying with federal law. HR 2781 ensures the VA is complying with the […]

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