SPOTLIGHT ON HEALTH CARE ………

SPOTLIGHT ON HEALTH CARE ………

What Nurses And Administrators Know About Improving The Hospitalization Experience   (NAPSI)—According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than seven out of 100 Americans are hospitalized every year. If you or someone you care about is ever among them, you may be relieved to see the efforts that nurses and other medical […]

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GOV. SCOTT URGES LEGISLATURE TO FUND $200 MILLION TO HELP FIX HERBERT HOOVER DIKE ………..

Encourages Legislature to pass bill to help Lake Okeechobee TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott urged the Florida Legislature to include $200 million in state funding to its budget to help fix the federally operated Herbert Hoover Dike and solve water issues around Lake Okeechobee. Governor Scott also commended Senate President Negron’s focus on […]

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Chipley Womans Club learns about AVID program ………

Chipley Womans Club learns about AVID program ………

Roulhac Middle School AVID coordinator Jiranda White and 8th grade AVID student Scarlette Clark were guests of the club at their April meeting.     What is AVID?   Simply stated the mission of the AVID program is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global […]

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Traffic stop on Pate Pond Road results in two arrests ……..

Traffic stop on Pate Pond Road results in two arrests ……..

On April 15, at approximately 1:30 a.m., Washington County Sheriff’s Office  Deputy Jarvis stopped a vehicle on Pate Pond Road for a traffic infraction. Upon stopping the vehicle Deputy Jarvis discovered the driver, 23-year-old Leeazia Taylor of Pennsylvania, Bonifay, had an outstanding Washington County warrant for failure to appear in court for previous driver’s license […]

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CHIPOLA BASEBALL CLAIMS PANHANDLE CONFERENCE TITLE ………

MARIANNA—The Chipola College Indians baseball team clinched the Panhandle Conference title with a 16-1 win over Pensacola on April 15. The Indians are 37-7 on the season and ranked #1 in the country and in the state.   The Indians will finish conference play this week. Games are as follows: · HOME: Monday, April 17, […]

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Mondays with Pete ………

Good Morning; Scattered on the dining room table are the leftovers from yesterday’s celebration. No, we didn’t leave the ham and deviled eggs out overnight. Halves of green, blue, pink and yellow plastic eggs offer a pastel rainbow strewn across the table top. Squiggles of shiny green and pink Easter grass adds some sparkle as […]

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AAA: GAS PRICES LEVEL OUT DURING THE WEEKEND ………..

AAA: GAS PRICES LEVEL OUT DURING THE WEEKEND ………..

TAMPA, Fla.  — Gas prices seemed to find level ground over the weekend after increasing for more than two weeks. Before the weekend, gas prices rose an average of 12 cents in 19 days, nationwide; 13 cents in 14 days, in Florida; 13 cents in 18 days, in Georgia; and 14 cents in 20 days, in Tennessee.   Web Tools AAA […]

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Conservatives Want Congress to Investigate Anti-Trump Spying and Leaks …………

Conservatives Want Congress to Investigate Anti-Trump Spying and Leaks …………

Trump Keeping Promises on Illegal Immigration   Conservatives Want Congress to Investigate Anti-Trump Spying and LeaksConservatives say that Congress must investigate the unfolding scandal of the Obama administration spying on people close to President Trump and perhaps on Trump himself according to a poll by FedUp PAC. The necessity of an investigation was agreed on […]

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With More than 240 Arson Wildfires in 2017, Commissioner Adam Putnam Asks Floridians to Help Combat Arson ………

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.–Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam and the Florida Forest Service have  announced that there have been more than 240 separate arson wildfires in 2017 and are asking the public to help by reporting suspicious wildfire activity. Arson wildfires in Florida have increased nearly 70 percent compared to this time last year.   […]

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Bill Hopkins Memorial Golf Tournament April 27th ……..

Bill Hopkins Memorial Golf Tournament April 27th ……..

Proceeds to benefit Rotary Youth Camp of North Florida, Inc. and Scholarships to Chipola.    

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CHIPOLA HOSTS ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY FORUM ……..

CHIPOLA HOSTS ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY FORUM ……..

MARIANNA—Chipola College recently hosted an Engineering Technology Forum which brought representatives from colleges, industry, workforce and economic development to the college campus.   Participants included more than 40 deans, program directors, department chairs and faculty from 17 state and community colleges representing leadership in Engineering Technology in the state of . Eight vendors sponsored the […]

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Financial Assistance Helps Ag Producers Improve Water Quality …….

Financial Assistance Helps Ag Producers Improve Water Quality …….

Landowners in three watersheds can apply for financial assistance to improve water quality. GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Agricultural producers in three watersheds can apply for financial assistance from USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) until May 19 to improve water quality in high-priority streams and rivers. The watersheds are Deep Creek and Clarks Creek on the Lower […]

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Chipley Womans Club offering $1,000 Returning Woman’s Scholarship ………..

Are you a woman 21 years or older who would like to return to school to start or finish a degree in one of the surrounding colleges or technical schools?   If you have been out of school for 3 years or more and if you live in Washington County, you are eligible to apply […]

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Increase The Value Of Your Home Quickly And Affordably With These Helpful Tips …….

Increase The Value Of Your Home Quickly And Affordably With These Helpful Tips …….

(NAPSI)—When it comes to making your home more attractive to potential buyers, one of the most important considerations is right at your feet: the floor. According to Realtors and home inspectors, quality flooring is more likely to increase your home’s value than the roof, windows, even room additions. Fortunately, increasing the value of your home […]

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2017 Tri-County Middle School Baseball Tournament April 17th in Vernon ……

The 2017 Tri-County Middle School Baseball Tournament will begin Monday, April 17th, at the Shady Grove ballpark in Vernon, Florida.   The Grand Ridge Indians won the regular season conference title. The Roulhac Tigers finished in second place. The Graceville Tigers finished in third place. The two time defending champion Bonifay Blue Devils finished in […]

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Tickets on Sale for ‘Steel Magnolias’ April 17th ………

The Spanish Trail Playhouse will hold three performances of the play Steel Magnolias on Friday, May 12; Saturday, May 13 and Sunday, May 14. The play will be at 7:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 2:00 P.M. on Sunday at the Spanish Trail Playhouse (Historic Chipley High School) located at 680 Second Street in […]

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