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Early Learning Coalition of Northwest Florida received $4,360 donation from Dunkin’ Donuts ……..
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

Early Learning Coalition of Northwest Florida received $4,360 donation from Dunkin’ Donuts ……..

The check presentation took place on September 21 at Chipley Dunkin’ Donuts Local representatives from Dunkin’ Donuts were in Chipley on Thursday, September 21, to present a $4,360 check to the Early Learning Coalition of Northwest Florida. Funds were collected from August 29-31 during a fundraiser held at 21 Dunkin’ Donuts locations throughout Southern Alabama […]

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By September 22, 2017 Read More →

Healthy Start Community Yard Sale 2017 set for Oct. 14th ………….

The Florida Department of Health in Holmes and Washington Counties will be having their annual Healthy Start Community Yard Sale. The event will take place on Saturday, October 14th from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church Annex on Highway 79 in Bonifay.   This event is a community yard sale for […]

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Chipola College hosts visiting first responders ………
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

Chipola College hosts visiting first responders ………

MARIANNA, Fla. – Some 200 first responders from Louisiana and Mississippi recently got the royal treatment at the Chipola College Public Service Building as they staged there in preparation to assist in Hurricane Irma recovery efforts.   Chipola College volunteers provided sleeping quarters, showers and three meals a day for three days with donations and […]

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Washington/Holmes ‘Relay For Life’ team moving forward with plans for fantastic event ………..
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

Washington/Holmes ‘Relay For Life’ team moving forward with plans for fantastic event ………..

Tentatively set for April 27th at Pals Park in Chipley the 2018 ‘Relay For Life’ event for Washington and Holmes counties is expected to generate thousands of dollars for cancer research.   by Kathy Foster   Meeting monthly to set goals and enhance involvement in the 2018 event, committee members are ramping up the number of […]

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Four Chipola College students receive Melvin Scholarships ……..
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

Four Chipola College students receive Melvin Scholarships ……..

Four Chipola College students majoring in engineering recently were awarded the Mike Melvin Memorial Scholarship. Pictured below from left, are Engineer Cleve Dryden, Ruth Melvin, scholarship recipients—Bryan Buchanan, Trevor Brogdon, Trent Woodham, Quaid Van Huss—and Engineer Randy Lane. Funds for the scholarship are raised through an annual golf tournament in Melvin’s memory.  

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BCF Cookie Day Serves as Sweet Reminder ………
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

BCF Cookie Day Serves as Sweet Reminder ………

A special delivery made by the First Lady Ruth Ann Kinchen spread joy and filled sweet tooth cravings around campus at The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville, on September 19. At the beginning of each semester, the First Lady arrives on campus bearing trays full of homemade cookies in assorted flavors. These heaping […]

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Be Scam Smart After Irma …………..
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

Be Scam Smart After Irma …………..

‘Dollars & Sense’  by Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis’ Dear Fellow Floridians: As I have traveled across Florida, visiting with law enforcement, local leaders and families that were impacted by Hurricane Irma, I’ve witnessed a true sense of community and service in our state. Sadly, storms tend to bring out the best — and the […]

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CLC News | SCIturdays This Saturday  
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

CLC News | SCIturdays This Saturday  

See what’s going on this weekend.   Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee Tallahassee’s “Edutainment” Destination      SCI-turdays at the CLC Saturday, September 23 | 10:00am-12:00pm Every 2nd and 4th Saturday is SCIturday at the Challenger Learning Center! Join us on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month as we offer the second installment of the […]

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Myths And Facts: Clearing Up A Few Misconceptions About Eye Exams ……..
By September 22, 2017 Read More →

Myths And Facts: Clearing Up A Few Misconceptions About Eye Exams ……..

(NAPSI)—People are constantly reminded to eat right and exercise to stay healthy. But what about eye health? Dozens of eye diseases and conditions, such as diabetes, high blood pressure, and some cancers, can be diagnosed and detected during a simple eye exam. This is because the eye is actually part of the nervous system. An […]

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Walton County High School Braves Beat Chipley High School Tigers in JV Football on Thursday, September 21, 2017
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Walton County High School Braves Beat Chipley High School Tigers in JV Football on Thursday, September 21, 2017

On Thursday, September 21, 2017, the Chipley, Florida High School Tigers hosted the Walton High School Braves at Philip Rountree Stadium in Downtown Chipley, Florida in a regular season Junior Varsity football game, as seen in these photos by Debbie Goulding for Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida. Despite […]

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