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VMS attends Jr. Beta Club State Convention ………
By December 1, 2017 Read More →

VMS attends Jr. Beta Club State Convention ………

Vernon Middle School’s Junior Beta Club returned from Orlando on November 28, 2017, where they attended The Junior Beta Club State Convention.   VMS Beta Club represented their school and district incredibly at the state level by placing in 10 competitions. 1st place – 8th grade Science (academic) competition – Cherish Johns 1st place – […]

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By November 24, 2017 Read More →

Washington County Sheriff’s Office investigating shooting ………….

(Chipley, FL; November 24, 2017) – A Caryville man was shot and taken by life flight this morning from  Vernon Fire Department. Just after 3:00 a.m., this morning, Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a 911 call regarding a shooting. Information gathered during the initial investigation reports the victim and his cousin were in Panama City […]

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VES announces 5th Grade Spelling Bee winners …….
By November 19, 2017 Read More →

VES announces 5th Grade Spelling Bee winners …….

On Thursday, November 16th, Vernon Elementary held its annual 5th grade spelling bee.   Congratulations to our winners, pictured below in order from right to left are: 1st place – Aubrey Vaught 2nd place – Courtney Douglas 3rd place – Ashley Burke Alternate – Jaeda Hall       The 1st through 3rd place winners […]

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Vernon Girl Weightlifters take down Holmes County and Graceville ……..
By November 13, 2017 Read More →

Vernon Girl Weightlifters take down Holmes County and Graceville ……..

 On Thursday, November 9th the VHS Girls weightlifting team squared off against Holmes County and Graceville in a 1A regular season meet. Morgan Hammock returned this year to the 110 lb weight class after an exceptional freshman season in 2017.  She was the district champion, regional runner-up and a state qualifier as a freshman in […]

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By November 7, 2017 Read More →

Vernon Elementary School 1st Nine Weeks Honor Rolls

Congratulations students!   ‘A Honor’ Roll    Student Grade Brown, Malachi Allen 02 Burger, Christian Victoria 02 Capra, Aurianna Nicole 02 Carter, Marshall Reid 02 David-Richard, Kaiden  Thomas 02 Goodson, Izabella MaKenzie 02 Hawkins, Kayson John 02 Hooks, Anais Sian 02 Jenkins, Caiden Ramsey 02 Perry, Jesse Lee 02 Register, MacKenzie Faith 02 Roberts, Destiny […]

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By November 7, 2017 Read More →

Vernon High School Honor Rolls …….

Congratulations, your hard work paid off.   Vernon High School A Honor Roll Student Grade Anders, Robertlee Pepper 10 Blaess, Austin M 11 Braxton, Kynley Jade 09 Brock, Kayla Ann 11 Brown, Jada Nazhe 09 Bush, Lana Allys 11 Carter, Tanner Bryant 12 Chavez-Carmona, Ruben 12 Clark, Jaden Cole 12 Dale, Morgan Lee 11 Douglas, […]

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By November 7, 2017 Read More →

Vernon Middle School Honor Rolls ……..

Making yourselves proud!   Vernon Middle School A Honor Roll Grade Carroll, Massey Deanne 06 Gordon, Jonei Sophia 06 Harvey, Wyatt Everett 06 Henderson, Gavin Wesley 06 Holliday, Emma Grace 06 Houck, Kaylen Yupin-Roselynn 06 Allen, Caitlin Marie 07 Brown, Kirstyn Nahturi 07 Lyon, Issac Stanley 07 Rodriguez, Marissa Jade 07 Brock, Haylee Nicole 08 […]

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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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By August 19, 2017 Read More →

Washington County Planning Commission grants variances for Vernon property ……….

by Kathy Foster   Planning Commission members acted on the requests from property owners Allen and Misty Byrd Aug. 17th granting variances for a nonresidential building addition and a minimum setback requirement.   Both variance requests dealt with property located at 3031/3035 Main Street in Vernon.   The Byrds, business owners of Holmes Creek Pizza & […]

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Okaloosa County man arrested in Vernon area on multiple charges ……..
By August 15, 2017 Read More →

Okaloosa County man arrested in Vernon area on multiple charges ……..

Washington County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call, just before midnight on August 12 regarding a distraught man who was threatening to attempt suicide. The caller alleged 35-year-old Wesley Blackerby, of Crestview, had contacted her via Facebook and wrote that he wanted to “crash his truck into a tree” among other comments. Deputies responded to […]

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