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3rd Annual Sunland Center ‘Art in the Park’ Festival Held in Marianna, Florida on May 6, 2017
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3rd Annual Sunland Center ‘Art in the Park’ Festival Held in Marianna, Florida on May 6, 2017

Several hundred art lovers celebrated the 3rd Annual ‘Art in the Park’ Festival on the campus of Sunland Center in Marianna, Florida on Saturday, May 6, 2017, as seen in these photos by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida. Held from 10AM until 1PM, Sunland residents and local artists […]

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‘Real Florida Magazine’ Interview with Josh Roberts, United States Marine Corps Aviator, on May 3, 2017
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‘Real Florida Magazine’ Interview with Josh Roberts, United States Marine Corps Aviator, on May 3, 2017

‘Real Florida Magazine’ interview with 2008 Chipley High School graduate and United States Marine Josh Roberts, grandson of Susan and Bert Roberts, in Downtown Chipley on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, discussing the importance of role models, parental and peer influence, the value of passion and chasing your dreams, and personal accountability. If you have a […]

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2017 Relay For Life draws crowd to Pal’s Park          ………
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2017 Relay For Life draws crowd to Pal’s Park ………

It was all about remembering those who lost their battle with Cancer and cheering on those who are fighting Cancer when the 2017 Washington-Holmes Relay For Life got underway at Pal’s Park in Chipley Friday night.   Dozens of businesses in the two county area helped support this year’s event and everyone was grateful for […]

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CFO Atwater Celebrates Legislative Success ………

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – As the 2017 Legislative Session nears its end, CFO Atwater celebrates the passage of priority legislation championed by the Department of Financial Services. This year marks CFO Atwater’s seventh and final legislative session as one of Florida’s four Cabinet officers. Successful key legislative initiatives include: Insurance Rehabilitation and Liquidation – Sponsored by […]

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Pam Bondi’s Weekley Briefing           …………
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Pam Bondi’s Weekley Briefing …………

My Medicaid Fraud Control Unit is among the best in the country in fighting fraud and abuse.     Attorney General Bondi’s Weekly Briefing My Medicaid Fraud Control Unit is among the best in the country in fighting fraud and abuse, and this week, we learned our office will be recognized with a prestigious national […]

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England and Scotland embrace new GolfSixes format       …………
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England and Scotland embrace new GolfSixes format …………

Team England and Team Scotland are ready to embrace the European Tour’s new GolfSixes format, as they prepare for the inaugural event this weekend at Centurion Club in St Albans.   Tournament: GolfSixes Venue: Centurion Club, St Albans Prize fund: €1 million Hashtag: #golfsixes Tournament preview Team England and Team Scotland are ready to embrace the […]

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April Weather Summary & May Outlook
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April Weather Summary & May Outlook

 by Doug Mayo National Weather Service estimates for April 2017 rainfall across the Florida Panhandle. April was another dry month for much of the Florida Panhandle.  There were streaks of red where heavy bands of rain came ashore and dropped 5-10″, but much of the region that is shaded beige or tan received less than […]

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AAA: FUEL PRICES PLUNGING; $2 GASOLINE COULD RETURN THIS SUMMER        ……….
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AAA: FUEL PRICES PLUNGING; $2 GASOLINE COULD RETURN THIS SUMMER ……….

TAMPA, Fla. — Florida gas prices are falling at a steady rate of 0.5 to 1-cent a day. That downward trend is likely to continue and deliver big discounts at the pump, based on major swings in the fuel markets this week. “A lack of confidence in crude has led to a downturn in oil prices,” said Mark Jenkins, […]

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‘Maker Faire’ hosted at Chipley High School Library         …….
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‘Maker Faire’ hosted at Chipley High School Library …….

Special event hosted to draw attention to library programs and learning.   Photo Highlights provided by Renea Rountree    

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‘Friends of the Library’  wind down year          ………
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‘Friends of the Library’ wind down year ………

Club officials make presentations and donations.   by Renae Rountree   Linda Norton received  ‘Friend of the Year’ award  for 201- 2017.   Nikki Bethea was on hand to  talk about writing educational science books.   And, the Friends voted to donate $995 to the library for three  summer programs  —  Cubetto, a robot that […]

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