Find the right professional to do the job ……..
By June 19, 2017 Read More →

Find the right professional to do the job ……..

Selecting a quality contractor will help ensure a home improvement project is completed safely, on time and on budget. (NAPSI)—An excellent way to celebrate the season is with an outdoor home improvement project: a pool, perhaps, or professional landscaping. Many such home improvements, including planting trees, involve some type of digging. Selecting a quality contractor […]

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Slocomb, Alabama Celebrates 29th Annual Tomato Festival
By June 18, 2017 Read More →

Slocomb, Alabama Celebrates 29th Annual Tomato Festival

On the third Saturday of June each year, the rural town of Slocomb, Alabama, population 2,000, swells significantly in size as tens of thousands of visitors paid homage to a prolific vegetable at the annual Tomato Festival, as seen in these photos from this Saturday by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency […]

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By June 18, 2017 Read More →

Gov. Scott: Orlando Area Remains State Leader in Job Creation ………..

ORLANDO, Fla. — Governor Rick Scott has announced that the Orlando area continues to lead the state in job creation, adding 47,800 new private-sector jobs in the last year. The unemployment rate in Orlando was 3.6 percent, down 0.6 percentage point from one year ago. Statewide, Florida businesses created 21,900 new jobs in May and the […]

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By June 18, 2017 Read More →

Volunteer Florida Announces Second Year of Funding For Rural Communities ………..

Tallahassee – Volunteer Florida has announced its second year of funding to help students in Florida’s rural communities succeed in school. The Rural Community Assets Fund (RCAF) will provide grantees with capacity building support so that they can use volunteers in service to students. Volunteer Florida will distribute a total of $100,000; grantees can apply […]

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By June 18, 2017 Read More →

Adult Summer Read program continues at Washington County Public Library ……….

BUILD A BETTER WORLD BY BUILDING A BETTER YOU   EVERY THURSDAY IN JUNE  2:00 –3:00 P.M.   PROGRAMS June 22   –  Relaxation Builds a Better You Presented by Trinity Martial Arts June 29  –   Healthy You Presented by Talk of the Town NO REGISTRATION IS NEEDED FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT THE LIBRARY 850 […]

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By June 18, 2017 Read More →

Summer Food Program offered in Washington County ………

The Washington County School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Nutritionally balanced meals will be provided to all children regardless of race, sex, disability, age, or national origin during summer vacation when school lunches are not available. All children 18 years old and younger are eligible for meals at no charge and […]

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By June 18, 2017 Read More →

Council on Aging looking for volunteers ……..

Washington County Council on Aging is in need of volunteers to assist in teaching seniors how to do various crafts and art projects.   WCCOA serves the entire county with sites in Vernon, Caryville, Ebro, Sunny Hills, Greenhead and their  main office in Chipley.   Volunteers are instrumental in teaching and guiding our seniors with […]

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Independence Eve celebration set for July 3rd in Apalachicola ………..
By June 18, 2017 Read More →

Independence Eve celebration set for July 3rd in Apalachicola ………..

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SLEEP FACTS Fighting The Four Sleep Disrupters …….
By June 18, 2017 Read More →

SLEEP FACTS Fighting The Four Sleep Disrupters …….

 Sleeping disorders are a growing concern that can seriously affect day-to-day life – but you don’t have to take it lying down. (NAPSI)—Every night, while you’re peacefully sleeping, four things may be happening that could seriously harm your health. Fortunately, there are many ways to address these problems. A major one is to invest in […]

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By June 17, 2017 Read More →

Landmark Park Media Preview for July, August 2017 ………..

Sneak peak of upcoming events at Landmark Park in Dothan, Alabama.  laurav@landmarkparkdothan.com MEMORIAL DAY-LABOR DAY • BLUE STAR MUSEUM PARTICIPATION This free admission program is available to any active military member or family member who presents a Geneva Convention common access card (CAC), a DD Form 1173 ID card (dependent ID), or a DD Form […]