2017 is off to a great start and Volunteer Florida looks forward to continuing with you ……..

2017 is off to a great start and Volunteer Florida looks forward to continuing with you ……..

 Read on for more! MLK Day of Service On January 16, 2017, we were proud to participate in the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, a national day of service that provides an opportunity for all Americans to come together to volunteer in their local communities. Volunteer Florida is thankful for the AmeriCorps members […]

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Getting To The Heart Of Sudden Cardiac Arrest ……..

Getting To The Heart Of Sudden Cardiac Arrest ……..

Olympic Skater Shares His Heart-Stopping Experience & What You Should Know About New Implantable Heart Devices (NAPSI)—Even a fit and healthy professional athlete can suffer from sudden cardiac arrest—but a look at Olympic skater Paul Wylie’s story may help to shed some light on what you need to know about the latest advancements in implantable […]

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Dr. Dunn Opposes Federal Overreach in Local School Systems ……..

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Dr. Neal Dunn (FL-02) voted to overturn two harmful Department of Education regulations that expand the federal government’s role in education. The House passed H.J. Res. 57 and 58, measures to overturn government regulations under the Congressional Review Act. “Local education is best controlled at the local level. What works best […]

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A Vote for America’s Future ……….

A Vote for America’s Future ……….

Vice President Mike Pence  Friends, Today, I cast the tie-breaking vote in the Senate to confirm President Donald Trump’s nominee for Secretary of Education: Betsy DeVos. The vote the President asked me to cast wasn’t just for Betsy – it was also for America’s future. Our nation’s success depends on the education of our students. […]

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Pence Casts First Ever Tie-Breaking Senate Confirmation Vote For Betsy DeVos ………

Pence Casts First Ever Tie-Breaking Senate Confirmation Vote For Betsy DeVos ………

 From  The 45th President of the United States Donald J. Trump Good afternoon. Updates: History was made today in the United States Congress. President Donald Trump’s nominee for Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate. Vice President Mike Pence cast the tie-breaking vote on the Senate floor, a first for a […]

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Interview with Hank Hamilton, County Administrator for Washington County, Florida (Part 2)

Interview with Hank Hamilton, County Administrator for Washington County, Florida (Part 2)

Part 2 (of a three part series) of the ‘Real Florida Magazine’ interview with Hank Hamilton, County Administrator for Washington County, Florida on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 in Chipley, Florida. Produced by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida.  See more video clips, photos and interviews at www.RealFloridaMagazine.org and you […]

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Consumer Alert: Avoid Tax-Related Scams this Tax Season ……..

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.–Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam encourages Floridians to be wary of tax-related scams during this tax season. According to the Internal Revenue Service, common scams include: tax preparer phishing scams, IRS-impersonator phone scams and e-mail phishing scams. Last year, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services received 31 tax-related complaints, with 17 […]

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CHIPOLA BASEBALL ALUMNI WEEKEND IS A HIT …….

CHIPOLA BASEBALL ALUMNI WEEKEND IS A HIT …….

MARIANNA—Dozens of former Chipola College players turned out for the annual Baseball Alumni Weekend. Members of the 2007 Chipola National Championship team reunited as well as players from the 1965, 1966 and 1967 teams.   Tyler Flowers, starting catcher for the Atlanta Braves, was the headliner for the event. Flowers said, “It was good to […]

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Millennials And Their Money …….

(NAPSI)—According to data from the IRS, millennials—those between 18 and 34—file one out of every three tax returns, earn one out of every six dollars in income and pay one out of every 13 dollars in taxes. The Problem For many of these young people, their tax filing is complicated by such things as high […]

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Obituary for Ashley Wood ……..

Obituary for Ashley Wood ……..

Mrs. Ashley Wood, age 63 of Alford, Florida, passed away on February 2, 2017 at her residence with her doting husband Joseph and loving daughter Andreia by her side. Mrs. Ashley was born on November 2, 1953 in Mexico City, Mexico to the late Ethel Rose Bonner Cid and Alvaro CID Gomez. Everyone who met […]

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Obituary for Daniel Eric Shumaker …….

Daniel Eric Shumaker, age 57, died on Friday, Feb. 03, 2017, of a pulmonary embolism at Northwest Florida Community Hospital in Chipley, Florida. Danny was born August 25, 1959 in Dewitt Army Hospital, Fort Belvoir, Virginia.. He worked with troubled youth at Anneewakkee Treatment Center for Emotionally Disturbed Youth in Carrabelle, Florida. Sergeant Shumaker served […]

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Obituary for Mary M. Smith …….

Mary M. Smith, age 94, passed from this life on February 5, 2017 at her residence. Mary was born on May 16, 1922 in Leonia, Florida to the late Daniel Thomas McKinna and Francis (Spears) McKinna. She attended Leonia Baptist Church. She was preceded in by her parents; husband: James E. Smith; three brothers: William […]

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Obituary for Lillie Mae Lenoir ……..

Mrs. Lillie Mae Lenoir, age 90, of Ebro, Florida passed away February 6, 2017 at her home. She was born May 19, 1926 in West Bay, Florida to the late Lenox Sunday and Savannah Qualls Sunday. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Raymond Holley and Allen Lenoir. Lillie […]

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Chipley, Florida High School Lady Tigers Prepare For Preseason Double-Header Opener Against Vernon High School

Chipley, Florida High School Lady Tigers Prepare For Preseason Double-Header Opener Against Vernon High School

Monday, February 6, 2017 saw practice for the Chipley, Florida High School Lady Tigers Softball Team on the Chipley campus, as seen in these photos by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida. Led by Coach Sacher Dickson, the girls are preparing for the preseason opener, a double-header against the […]

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Mondays with Pete: February 6, 2017

Worn out from a long day, he let the church door clunk shut behind him as he headed for his car. It didn’t sound like it completely shut so he returned and gave the door handle a good tug to be sure it was secure. The dark evening air was pleasantly crisp but not cold. […]

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Washington County Sheriff’s Department solves multi-burglary investigation …….

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office reports the successful results of a multi-burglary investigation. The end results of these investigations are a direct reflection of the hard work and dedication on the personnel assigned to these cases. An arrest was made and a large amount of stolen property was recovered. There are multiple suspects still at […]

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