HOLMES COUNTY BURGLARY SUSPECT CAPTURED IN OKALOOSA CHASE ……..

HOLMES COUNTY BURGLARY SUSPECT CAPTURED IN OKALOOSA CHASE ……..

Courtesy of WZEP Radio   On January 11, 2017 Holmes County Deputies and Investigators responded to a burglary at a residence on Bradley Road with reports of shots fired. Upon arrival it was determined that the home owner encountered a white male subject under his carport loading items into a truck. The home owner confronted […]

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AAA: GAS PRICES DRIFT LOWER ……..

AAA: GAS PRICES DRIFT LOWER ……..

TAMPA, Fla. (January 16, 2017) — There is downward pressure at the gas pump, but not to the point that many motorists will notice. Gas prices are declining by fractions of a penny per day. However, that does add up over time. During the past week, the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded declined 2 cents […]

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Photo Highlights of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Parade in Chipley ………….

Photo Highlights of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Parade in Chipley ………….

This special day was celebrated in high style.  

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s 2017 Commemoration Service

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s 2017 Commemoration Service

“We’ve come a long way, but we have a long way to go,”  said keynote speaker Winston Scott as he was welcomed by the crowd that filled the Ag Center in Chipley.   by Kathy Foster   Martin Luther King, Jr’s ‘I have a Dream’ speech played in the background as area residents gathered in […]

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The Florida Forest Service Celebrates Arbor Day in Washington County with a Tree Give-Away ……..

The Florida Forest Service Celebrates Arbor Day in Washington County with a Tree Give-Away ……..

Washington County, Fla. – National Arbor Day is the last Friday in April but individual states celebrate different times of the year, depending on their local climate. Florida celebrates Arbor Day on the third Friday in January. However, many other state’s Arbor Day events are in March and April. No matter when Arbor Day is celebrated, […]

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AARP FREE TAX-AIDE offered at Washington County Council on Aging …….

The AARP Tax-Aide Program and Washington County Council on Aging will provide free income tax assistance, tax counseling and electronic filing for 2016 tax returns.  AARP membership is not required. The service will be available February 7th thru April 11th on Tuesdays. Returns will be done by “Appointment” at the Council on Aging, 1348 South […]

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Save Energy And Money ………

Save Energy And Money ………

(NAPSI)—A cool way to save some cold cash can be to install a heating and cooling system that takes solar energy out of the ground. Many homeowners who install geo thermal heating and cooling systems can get utility and state rebates—and even those who don’t may be able to get a more comfortable home at […]

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Chipley, Florida- The Small Town With A Big Patriotic Heart

Chipley, Florida- The Small Town With A Big Patriotic Heart

Downtown Chipley, Florida displayed American flags in honor of, and in a patriotic celebration of, Martin Luther King Day on Monday, January 16, 2016, as seen in these photos by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida. See more photos on Facebook at Real Florida Magazine, online atwww.RealFloridaMagazine.org, and listen […]

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Martin Luther King Day Parade in Downtown Chipley, Florida

Martin Luther King Day Parade in Downtown Chipley, Florida

Downtown Chipley, Florida enjoyed the annual Martin Luther King Day Parade at 10AM on Monday, January 16, 2017, as seen in these photos by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida. See more photos on Facebook at Real Florida Magazine, online atwww.RealFloridaMagazine.org, and listen to interviews with business owners, community leaders […]

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Today is Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day ……….

Today is Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day ……….

Do something to help someone else.  

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CRA ends Steering Committee Meetings and moves on to surveys …….

Planners want to hear from public regarding their thoughts.   by Kathy Foster   Meeting in their final session  Jan. 12th,  the Chipley Redevelopment Agency committee members provided their feedback regarding possible plans for the redevelopment of the Historic Downtown Chipley area.   The strategic plan is being updated  for the downtown area by the […]

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Distinguished Young Woman of Washington County to compete in statewide scholarship competition ………

Distinguished Young Woman of Washington County to compete in statewide scholarship competition ………

Lauryl Grace Hinson, the Distinguished Young Woman of Washington County 2017, will compete with other high school senior girls, from across Florida. They will join together in Winter Garden, for the Distinguished Young Women of Florida program to be held Saturday, January 21st at the Garden Theatre. Participants will compete for college tuition scholarships, cash […]

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For the First Time in 40 Years EPA to Put in Place a Process to Evaluate Chemicals that May Pose Risk ………

New chemical law requires the agency to look at chemicals that were grandfathered in under old law   WASHINGTON–The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is moving swiftly to propose how it will prioritize and evaluate chemicals, given that the final processes must be in place within the first year of the new law’s enactment, or before […]

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Bull Buying – Focus on Value Not Just Price ……..

Bull Buying – Focus on Value Not Just Price ……..

by Mark Mauldin Selecting the right bulls are a key component to the success of any cattle operation. When market conditions are less than ideal focus on finding the right bull, not necessarily the cheapest bull.  Photo Credit: Mark Mauldin 2017 is shaping up to be another year of tight margins for cattle producers. As […]

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Captain Wattage to Connect with Florida Students ………

Captain Wattage to Connect with Florida Students ………

Florida Power and Light, Company (FPL) and The National Theatre for Children (NTC) have partnered again to bring energy efficiency education to elementary schools throughout FPL’s service areas in the winter of 2017. Through these innovative programs, teachers have the opportunity to educate their students about resources and energy conservation via unique live theatre performances.  […]

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Monitor Your Comfort And Savings ………

Monitor Your Comfort And Savings ………

(NAPSI)—You don’t have to sacrifice comfort to save money and energy when heating and cooling your home. Geothermal heating and cooling systems are efficient, energy saving and environmentally friendly. They give decades of reliable, safe home comfort at a low cost. Lower Operating Cost A geothermal system operates more efficiently than ordinary heating and air-conditioning […]

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