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FOOD:  Rustic Italian Bowls          ……….
By October 11, 2017 Read More →

FOOD: Rustic Italian Bowls ……….

Here’s some good eating. PREP TIME 20 MINUTES COOK TIME 10 MINUTES SERVINGS 6 INGREDIENTS 12 ounces whole grain rotini pasta 1 teaspoon olive oil 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes 1 small onion, halved, sliced 1 small red or yellow bell pepper, cut into thin 1-inch strips 1 small zucchini, cut in half lengthwise, then into ¼ inch slices 1 jar RAGÚ® Homestyle […]

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Obituary for Roy Ezra Chance            ……..
By October 10, 2017 Read More →

Obituary for Roy Ezra Chance ……..

Roy Ezra Chance, age 88 of Chipley, went home to be with the Lord on October 9, 2017, at his residence. Roy was born on July 25, 1929 in Lake Wales, Florida to Vernie Ezra and Bessie Lois (Cope) Chance. He served his country in the United States Army. After serving in the military he […]

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By October 10, 2017 Read More →

Washington County School Board introduces new attornies ………

Fuqua, Milton, and Carter on board with Washington County School Board.   by Kathy Foster   Meeting in regular session Monday,  members of the Washington County School Board introduced the new board attornies Matthew Fuqua,    Milton, and Jeff Carter.  The Board took action later in the meeting to approve the contract for legal services […]

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By October 10, 2017 Read More →

CRA approves grant funding for DownHome Dental Center ………

by Kathy Foster   In a special meeting, Monday afternoon the Chipley Redevelopment Agency (CRA) voted 7-0 to approve a grant application submitted by DownHome Dental Center.   The downtown business was awarded $2,955 in grant funding to cover the cost of needed repair work and pressure washing the building.   Magical Michael’s Pressure Washing was […]

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FPTC assisting Washington County Historical Society             ……….
By October 10, 2017 Read More →

FPTC assisting Washington County Historical Society ……….

In a move to restore the caboose on display at the Washington County Historical Society Museum in Chipley members of the group learned that access to the historic landmark needs to be made handicap accessible.  This is when the Florida Panhandle Technical College agreed to allow members of their welding class to take on the […]

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Tips On Hosting A Breakfast Buffet       ……..
By October 10, 2017 Read More →

Tips On Hosting A Breakfast Buffet ……..

(NAPSI)—Dinner parties are great, but many agree that breakfast parties are better. They save the rest of the day for other things and tend to be more cost friendly. One of the easiest ways to satisfy various taste buds is with a breakfast buffet. “You can make your breakfast buffet stand out by offering just […]

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Washington County’s Tobacco Free Partnership approaches Chipley Council about new ordinance            ……….
By October 9, 2017 Read More →

Washington County’s Tobacco Free Partnership approaches Chipley Council about new ordinance ……….

Travis Mask, Monica Rehberg and SWAT members approach the Chipley City Council regarding a Tobacco-Free Sampling and Distribution Ordinance.   by Kathy Foster   Telling the Chipley City Council they are working with community organizations and leaders committed to educating others about tobacco use, helping protect kids from tobacco, and strengthening local policies, especially those […]

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Helping Your Kids Make Smart Food Choices       ………..
By October 7, 2017 Read More →

Helping Your Kids Make Smart Food Choices ………..

(NAPSI)—It’s more important than ever to help children understand about healthy food choices, well-balanced meals, portion control and the benefits of increased physical activity. For most busy families, however, it can be tough to find the time. Fortunately, the frozen and refrigerated food aisles of the grocery store can provide many healthful, balanced and nutritious […]

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Wildflower Alert:  Spotted horsemint         ……..
By October 6, 2017 Read More →

Wildflower Alert: Spotted horsemint ……..

Spotted horsemint This wildflower (Monarda punctata) shows its colors in two different ways – one is by the pink bracts (that are actually modified leaves) and by the yellow-spotted flowers tucked in between the bracts. It is in the mint family, and all parts of the plant have a pleasant aroma.   This is a […]

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Chipley Council addresses complaints about flag display             ………..
By October 6, 2017 Read More →

Chipley Council addresses complaints about flag display ………..

Chipley residents were on hand at Thursday’s council workshop to ask Chipley’s elected officials to take a look at setting up rules for flag displays that include the American Flag.   by Kathy Foster   The Chipley City Council closed Thursday night’s workshop addressing complaints from the public concerning the display of U.S., Texas and […]

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