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Chipley Homecoming Parade News         ……..
By September 19, 2017 Read More →

Chipley Homecoming Parade News ……..

The 2017 Chipley High School Homecoming Parade will begin on Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 12:45 PM.   The parade will assemble on the track at the Old CHS. Gates will open at 10:00 AM to begin assembling.   Parking at the assembly area is very limited. Participants will be directed to park on the […]

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Holmes and Washington County Traffic Alert ………

Chipley– Drivers will encounter traffic variations on the following state roads in Holmes and Washington counties as crews perform construction and maintenance activities. Holmes County · U.S. 90 over Cypress Slough Routine Bridge Maintenance- Traffic will be reduced to one lane on US 90 over Cypress Slough, 1.3 miles east of the county line, from […]

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Early Learning Coalition of Northwest Florida to Receive Donation from Dunkin’ Donuts ……….

Check presentation will take place on September 21 at Chipley Dunkin’ Donuts   Regional representatives from Dunkin’ Donuts will be in Chipley on Thursday, September 21, at 1:00 p.m. to present the Early Learning Coalition of Northwest Florida with a check from an August fundraiser held throughout Southern Alabama and Northwest Florida.   Twenty-one Dunkin’ […]

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Commissioner Adam Putnam, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture and Other Officials Survey Damage to Florida Agriculture         ……….
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Commissioner Adam Putnam, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture and Other Officials Survey Damage to Florida Agriculture ……….

ORLANDO, Fla. – On Monday Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, Senator Marco Rubio, Congressman Tom Rooney and Congressman Mario Díaz-Balart surveyed agricultural damage from Hurricane Irma and met with affected farmers in Clewiston, Fla.   Sen. Marco Rubio, Secretary Sonny Perdue, Commissioner Adam Putnam, Congressman Tom Rooney prior to tour of […]

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BCF Welcomes New Librarian        ………..
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BCF Welcomes New Librarian ………..

The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville is excited to welcome Ruth Slagle, the newest member to the BCF family. With her new position as Public Services Librarian, Slagle will take on the role of assisting faculty, staff, and students in locating library materials and resources necessary to complete assignments, as well as offer […]

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A “Berry” Nice Way To Say Hello To Fall        ………
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A “Berry” Nice Way To Say Hello To Fall ………

(NAPSI)—Crisp, cool nights, a harvest moon and two desserts that showcase the fruits of the season. What a wonderful way to welcome autumn. For more recipes using delicious Duncan Hines® and Comstock® or Wilderness® Pie Fillings, visit www.duncanhines.com andwww.piefilling.com. Berry Crumble Ingredients: (21-oz.) can Duncan Hines® Comstock® or Wilderness® Cherry, Blueberry, Blackberry, Strawberry or Peach Fruit Pie […]

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CFO Patronis: Be Scam Smart #AfterIrma ………

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis today warned Floridians of scammers looking to take advantage of those impacted by Hurricane Irma. Floridians should be vigilant in verifying the identity of those claiming to represent government and relief agencies and should ask questions to fully understand all contracts with insurance and repair companies. CFO […]

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Learn about Florida’s Prescribed Fire Councils                …….
By September 19, 2017 Read More →

Learn about Florida’s Prescribed Fire Councils …….

Prescribed Fire Councils of Florida If you are interested in learning more about prescribed fire or would like to become a certified burner, you may wish to attend a council meeting. Topics can include the basics of prescribed fire burn plans, what to do about smoke on a road, fireline first aid, predicted weather conditions […]

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Tips For Parents Of Teen Drivers ……….

(NAPSI)—The National Safety Council reports that half of all teen drivers will be involved in a car crash before graduating from high school. Listening to these helpful tips and utilizing available technology can help you keep your teen driver safer. Advice For Teens A safer driving experience can be achieved with deliberate steps like wearing […]

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A Chipley woman was arrested after threatening two people with a gun        ………
By September 18, 2017 Read More →

A Chipley woman was arrested after threatening two people with a gun ………

Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Martha Dianne Showers, 65, of Chipley, Fl., late Saturday night after responding to a 911 call alleging Showers, who was intoxicated, became involved in an argument with two other people at her residence located in the mobile swamp area.   During the investigation, deputies were advised Showers threatened two individuals […]

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