BCF to Hold Honors Recital ……..

BCF to Hold Honors Recital ……..

On February 23 at 7:00 p.m., the Music and Worship Division of The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville will hold their biannual Honors Recital in the R.G. Lee Chapel. The Honors Recital is a time for upper-level music and worship students to perform difficult and complex pieces of music highlighting skill level achievement. […]

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GCSC Offers Lifeguard Training Class ………..

~~ Successful graduates receive Red Cross certification ~~ Panama City, FL – Gulf Coast State College is offering lifeguard training that is open to the community. The class will be held March 2 – 13 from 6 – 10 p.m. at GCSC’s Panama City Campus pool. Class size will be limited to 25 participants. To […]

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TEACHER WORKSHOP SET AT CHIPOLA COLLEGE ……..

MARIANNA—The Chipola Future Educators Club will host its Tenth Annual Teacher Workshop, Saturday, March 4, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Teachers and students interested in a career in education are invited to attend.   Future educators currently enrolled at Chipola with the assistance of the education faculty, staff, and education graduates will present the […]

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Governor Rick Scott Appoints Three to Florida is for Veterans, Inc. …….

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced two appointments and one reappointment to Florida is for Veterans, Inc. James Sampey, 56, of Indian Rocks Beach, is the former President and Chief Operating Officer of Valpak and serves as a board member on the Veteran’s Workforce Initiative for the Tampa Bay Defense Alliance. He is […]

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Governor Rick Scott Appoints Three to Florida Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board ……….

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. –  Governor Rick Scott has announced the appointment of two and reappointment of one to the Florida Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board. Anthony Lopresto, 54, of Groveland, is a building inspector for Lake County Building Services. He succeeds Wayne Francis and is appointed for a term beginning February 20, 2017, and ending […]

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Obituary for Bobby Ray Brooks …….

Bobby Ray “Hawkeyes” Brooks died on February 17, 2017. He was 60 years old. He was born March 6, 1956 in Cuthbert, Georgia to the late Charlie Ray and Mary Elizabeth (Adtkison) Brooks. Bobby was a former resident of both Eufaula and Dothan, Alabama. He loved to ride his bike around town and he worked […]

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Obituary for Myrtle Mae Nellums ………

Myrtle Mae Nellums, age 84 of Chipley, FL went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 19, 2017. She was born on October 16, 1932 in Chipley, FL to the late Henry Holley and Ellar Mae (Duncan) Holley. Myrtle is a lifelong resident of the Washington County area and is a retiree from […]

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From The White House: The First Month ……

The White House We are officially one month into President Donald J. Trump’s Administration, and it has been a very successful start. President Trump has focused on jumpstarting job creation and saving taxpayers money, by withdrawing the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership and clearing roadblocks delaying the Keystone Pipeline’s construction. Along with Canadian Prime […]

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Gov. Scott: Florida House is Playing Politics with Families’ Jobs ……..

Governor Rick Scott has written the below op-ed on the Florida House playing politics with Florida families jobs in advance of the House Appropriations Committee vote tomorrow to abolish Enterprise Florida and Visit Florida. The committee meeting is tomorrow at 1pm at the Florida State Capitol and includes many members who just last year supported […]

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Part of 2- One Out Of Every Four Children In The United States Does Not Have Enough To Eat

Part of 2- One Out Of Every Four Children In The United States Does Not Have Enough To Eat

One out of every six people (one out of every FOUR children) in the United States are food challenged, and go to work, school or bed hungry. Here’s part 1 of a two part ‘Real Florida Magazine’ interview with Cathy Pope, CEO of ‘Feeding The Gulf Coast’ and James Guy, pastor of Shepherd’s Gate Church, […]

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Monday with Pete

Mondays with Pete February 20, 2017 Good morning; Today our nation pauses (I guess no one really pauses except banks and government offices.) to celebrate President’s Day, a day originally set aside to remember George Washington’s and Abraham Lincoln’s birthdays.  These two regular men grew to greatness and shaped our country.   Washington led and motivated the revolutionary troops […]

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AAA: PUMP PRICES HOLD STEADY FOR NOW ……..

AAA: PUMP PRICES HOLD STEADY FOR NOW ……..

The price of gas should take a seasonal upswing in the coming weeks   TAMPA, Fla. (February 19, 2017) — Motorists saw little movement in pump prices this week. But gasoline could soon be on the rise as spring approaches due to refinery maintenance, an increase in driving and the switch to summer-blend fuels. Currently, the national average for a […]

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2017-2018 School Year for VPK and Kindergarten starts April 4th in Chipley ……..

Kate M. Smith Elementary (VPK & Kindergarten) and Vernon Elementary School (VPK & Kindergarten) will begin Registration on April 4, 2017 for the 2017-2018 school year.  You may stop by the School Office to pick up a registration packet.  All requirements for registration (listed below) will be attached to the packet.  All forms and proper […]

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LAW ENFORCEMENT CLASSES NOW FORMING AT CHIPOLA COLLEGE …….

The Chipola College Criminal Justice Training Center is offering daytime and evening Law Enforcement Academy and Corrections to Law Enforcement Cross-over classes. The daytime classes will meet weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Night classes will meet weeknights from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.   Prior to admission, all candidates must earn a passing score […]

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KSOTS provides Special Operations Training Services ……..

Richard Biss,  KSOTS Tactical Trainer/Advisor, made members of the Washington County Chamber of Commerce aware of the need for situational awareness at last week’s Chamber luncheon meeting when an angry man burst into the room threatening a member of the audience.   Pointing out that  situational awareness is important in every day life, Biss said […]

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PAEC offering ‘Live Streaming Watch Party’ on March 24th ………

PAEC offering ‘Live Streaming Watch Party’ on March 24th ………

Working together to Improve student Behavior.  

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