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Washington County School Board introduces new attornies ………

Fuqua, Milton, and Carter on board with Washington County School Board.   by Kathy Foster   Meeting in regular session Monday,  members of the Washington County School Board introduced the new board attornies Matthew Fuqua,    Milton, and Jeff Carter.  The Board took action later in the meeting to approve the contract for legal services […]

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CRA approves grant funding for DownHome Dental Center ………

by Kathy Foster   In a special meeting, Monday afternoon the Chipley Redevelopment Agency (CRA) voted 7-0 to approve a grant application submitted by DownHome Dental Center.   The downtown business was awarded $2,955 in grant funding to cover the cost of needed repair work and pressure washing the building.   Magical Michael’s Pressure Washing was […]

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FPTC assisting Washington County Historical Society             ……….
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FPTC assisting Washington County Historical Society ……….

In a move to restore the caboose on display at the Washington County Historical Society Museum in Chipley members of the group learned that access to the historic landmark needs to be made handicap accessible.  This is when the Florida Panhandle Technical College agreed to allow members of their welding class to take on the […]

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News from Chipola College         …….
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News from Chipola College …….

FLORIDA LOTTERY SPONSORS CHIPOLA FALL FESTIVAL MARIANNA— The Florida Lottery Bright Futures program recently sponsored the Chipola College Fall Festival for the sixth straight year. Lottery officials participated in the event to celebrate the Lottery’s 29-year history of supporting education in Florida. Lottery Secretary Jim Poppell met with several Bright Futures scholarship recipients. He presented […]

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Tips On Hosting A Breakfast Buffet       ……..
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Tips On Hosting A Breakfast Buffet ……..

(NAPSI)—Dinner parties are great, but many agree that breakfast parties are better. They save the rest of the day for other things and tend to be more cost friendly. One of the easiest ways to satisfy various taste buds is with a breakfast buffet. “You can make your breakfast buffet stand out by offering just […]

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How to keep the spark in your car battery           ……..
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How to keep the spark in your car battery ……..

AAA Advises Motorists Not to Skip Battery Maintenance.       VEHICLE BATTERY STUDY BY AAA Only one in five (20%) of Floridians test their batteries periodically to see if it needs a replacement Nearly two in five Floridians (38%) typically replace their car battery once it dies or vehicle will not start One-fourth of Floridians (26%) […]

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Add Colon Cancer Screening To Your DIY List       ……..
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Add Colon Cancer Screening To Your DIY List ……..

(NAPSI)—As we head back into the hustle and bustle of fall, it’s a great time to take stock of things you may have put off earlier in the year. But as you check a few “Do It Yourself” home projects off your list, make sure you don’t forget about your most important investment: your health. […]

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Obituary for Olga Elizabeth Rodman ……..

Olga Elizabeth Rodman, age 96 of Cottondale, passed from this life on October 8, 2017, at her residence. Olga was born on March 24, 1921, in McKeesport, Pennsylvania to Joseph and Katherine Gliwa Prutz. She had lived in the Florida panhandle for the past 13 years since coming from McKeesport, Pennsylvania. She was preceded in […]

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‘It’s The Law’ by Greg Wilson- ‘Ten Reasons To Have A Will’
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‘It’s The Law’ by Greg Wilson- ‘Ten Reasons To Have A Will’

There are rules and regulations everywhere you look, and it’s important to be cognizant of the law.  As they say, ‘Ignorance of the law is no excuse’, and a number of laws are important to know and understand.  In this series of articles, we will be explaining some of the laws with which you should […]

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Gov. Scott Directs DBPR to Eliminate Licensing Fees for Puerto Ricans Displaced by Hurricane Maria …………..

CLEWISTON, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott directed Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation (DBPR) Secretary Jonathan Zachem to issue an Emergency Order suspending all fees required for occupational license applications for residents of Puerto Rico who were impacted by Hurricane Maria and are now in Florida. This includes over 50 different individual professional license […]

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