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Stuart leaves Chipola College Board           ………
By October 6, 2017 Read More →

Stuart leaves Chipola College Board ………

Virginia “Gina” Stuart of Marianna is leaving the Chipola College District Board of Trustees after serving for 18 years.   Stuart was in the real estate business for 38 years and is a broker associate with Chipola Realty.   She currently serves as a board member of the StopOver House and previously served as a […]

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Traffic stop leads to arrest          …….
By October 5, 2017 Read More →

Traffic stop leads to arrest …….

(Chipley, FL; October 5, 2017) – A Washington County traffic stop leads to the arrest of a Vernon man for carrying a concealed weapon. Just after noon on Monday, October 2, a Washington County Sheriff’s deputy observed a Dodge Neon traveling at a high rate of speed in a 35mph speed zone just inside the […]

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Obituary for Thomas Milton Davis           …….
By October 5, 2017 Read More →

Obituary for Thomas Milton Davis …….

Thomas Milton Davis, age 73, of Caryville, FL passed away on September 30, 2017. He was born October 3, 1943 in Washington County, on Dalton hill between Vernon and New Hope. When he was young his family moved to Tampa, FL. Family roots run deep, in 2008 he returned to his beloved home. He was […]

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Girls Scouts are back in Chipley           ………
By October 4, 2017 Read More →

Girls Scouts are back in Chipley ………

And they meet every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Chipley.   by Kathy Foster   National Girl Scout research has shown that Girl Scouting provides benefits to not only the girls involved, but their parents as well.    Girl Scouts gives parents and girls the opportunity to be involved in […]

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By October 4, 2017 Read More →

Washington County Planning Commission gives ‘go ahead’ to telecommunications tower ……….

Also, OKs plans for bottling facility.   by Kathy Foster   Meeting in regular session Tuesday afternoon,  Washington County’s Planning Commission approved construction of a “guyed” telecommunications tower for a wireless communication tower at 3290 Ross Carter Lane in Washington County.  This is a 21.2-acre property that currently carries an Agricultural/Silvicultural Future Land Use designation.   […]

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Hot Party Idea: Buffalo Wing Dip And Crackers       ………
By October 4, 2017 Read More →

Hot Party Idea: Buffalo Wing Dip And Crackers ………

(NAPSI)—Whether you’re hosting a game-watching party, a holiday get-together, a birthday, anniversary or any occasion, a little planning and a delicious dip can help it all go smoothly.   Ten Party-Planning Tips Here are 10 hints that can help: 1. It’s OK to overbook: For a large cocktail party, invite 20 percent more people than […]

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Savor Fall Flavors With Coastal Cuisine        …………
By October 3, 2017 Read More →

Savor Fall Flavors With Coastal Cuisine …………

(NAPSI)—Fall doesn’t have to mean the end of sensational summer meals, like seafood. Try a fresh take on fall favorites by serving up mouthwatering recipes inspired by the coast. Festive shrimp recipes are crowd-pleasers for any event. They can be easily stirred into hearty dishes for a satisfying harvest supper. Coastal cuisine can be made […]

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Spice things up with alternative seasonings            ………
By October 3, 2017 Read More →

Spice things up with alternative seasonings ………

Spice Things Up with Alternative Seasonings by Samantha Kennedy, M.S. With today’s continued focus on healthy eating and the dangers of high blood pressure, seasoning and cooking with salt has decreased.  Alternative seasonings such as herbs and spices are excellent additions to any dish without the dreaded sodium.  Herbs and spices are easy to use and […]

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Washington County Historical Society looking for new members           ………
By October 2, 2017 Read More →

Washington County Historical Society looking for new members ………

Members hosting ‘Pot Luck’ Luncheon at Oct. 6th meeting.   If you are interested in joining the Washington County Historical Society members are holding their monthly meeting on Oct. 6th at 11:30 a.m. at the Historical Society Museum in Chipley.   The museum is open to the public every Friday from 10 a.m. until Noon […]

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By October 1, 2017 Read More →

Caryville man dies in crash ……….

The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) reports that 73-year-old Thomas Milton Davis of Caryville died Saturday from injuries sustained in a single vehicle crash on County Road 279 in Washington County early Saturday morning.   According to the FHP report, Davis was traveling southeast in the southbound lane of CR 279 in a 206 Ford Ranger […]

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