CHIPOLA BUSINESS STUDENTS ARE SECOND IN WORLD-WIDE COMPETITION ……

CHIPOLA BUSINESS STUDENTS ARE SECOND IN WORLD-WIDE COMPETITION ……

MARIANNA—Chipola College Business Majors are currently competing in The Business Strategy Game (BSG), a world-wide business simulation competition.   Chipola’s “I Got Sole” team of Justin Terry, Mark Shuler and Kaitlyn Pope, is currently second globally in their overall score. They are in competition with 2,440 classes in 429 schools from 37 countries.   The […]

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Steve Southerland to open new campaign headquarters March 8th ….

Steve Southerland to open new campaign headquarters March 8th ….

The Steve Southerland campaign is  excited to announce that they will be hosting a campaign kickoff event on Saturday, March 8th from 9:00 to 11:00am CT at their  NEW campaign headquarters.This open house will give the Southerland Team an opportunity to meet with Congressional District 2 residents, collect petitions and distribute campaign materials. We need your help to […]

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Rural Tourism & Economic Development Summit April 4th in Marianna ….

Rural Tourism & Economic Development Summit April 4th in Marianna ….

Register now to attend this event being hosted at Chipola College from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. · Join decision-makers in Tourism, Government, Business, Non-Profit Organizations and Education · Meet people and companies interested in Nature, Outdoor Recreation, and Cultural History · Expand your outreach into Florida’s Panhandle Region · Learn how you can Increase […]

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GCSC to Honor Distinguished Alumni ……

Panama City, FL – Gulf Coast State College will honor two of its finest graduates, Cheri Boyle and Dr. Umar Karaman, at the Fifth Annual Distinguished & Rising Star Alumni Awards event on March 6 at the GCSC Advanced Technology Center. The celebration will kick off with a reception catered by g. Foley’s restaurant and […]

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NURO Online Film Festival …..

NURO Online Film Festival …..

(NewsUSA) – From Sundance to Palm Springs to Cannes, film buffs ogle at these cinematic fetes but typically can only dream of parading among the who’s who of Hollywood. Now, however, a new indie distribution company is making it easier — and less expensive — to attend a film festival by hosting it online. NUHO […]

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MARCH 3RD: READ ACROSS AMERICA DAY, 2014 …..

A PROCLAMATION BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Literacy is the foundation of every child’s education. It opens doorways to opportunity, transports us across time and space, and binds family and friends closer together. When parents, educators, librarians, and mentors read with children, they give a gift that will nourish souls for a […]

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NATIONAL CONSUMER PROTECTION WEEK, 2014 …….

A PROCLAMATION BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA The premise that we are all created equal is the opening line in the American story, and while we do not promise equal outcomes, we have always strived to deliver equal opportunity. When everyone gets a fair shot, does their fair share, and plays by […]

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10 Things to know before you grow …. Gardening time is here ….

10 Things to know before you grow …. Gardening time is here ….

Now is the time to get started on your Spring gardening chores and here are some reminders:        

Dayspring Christian Academy Classic Car Show in Marianna, Florida A Success ……

Dayspring Christian Academy Classic Car Show in Marianna, Florida A Success ……

March is supposed to ‘come in like a lion’ but Saturday, March 1 saw sunny skies and balmy breezes as hundreds of people enjoyed classic cars, music and fellowship at Dayspring Christian Academy in Marianna, Florida.   Scores of classic cars competed for bragging rights, accompanied by the smiles of children and the smells of […]

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KES 4TH GRADERS DESIGN ON STAGE …..

KES 4TH GRADERS DESIGN ON STAGE …..

Around forty 4th graders at Kate Smith Elementary School were treated to a visit by Chipley Garden Club on Thursday, February 27. Club member Louise Michaels provided instruction on the basics of floral design and demonstrated construction in the classroom. After the class, the students went “on stage” in the KES lunchroom where club members […]

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Interstate 10 Lane Closure in Holmes County on March 3rd …..

Chipley –The westbound outside lane on Interstate 10, west of State Road 79, in Holmes County will be closed Monday, March 3rd  as crews perform maintenance activities. Lane restrictions will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  All activities are weather dependent and may be delayed or re-scheduled in the event of inclement weather. Motorists […]

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Advance Preparations Can Save Lives; PCI Urges Consumers to be Ready for Severe Weather

Severe Weather Awareness Week is March 2-8, 2014   CHICAGO – When severe weather occurs you may only have minutes to take cover, as a result being prepared to act quickly could be a matter of survival, according to the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America (PCI).   As one of the National Oceanic Atmospheric […]

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CES 2014: A Look Into the Future of Technology ……

CES 2014: A Look Into the Future of Technology ……

(NewsUSA) – The first International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) took place in New York City in June of 1967. Since then, thousands of products have been announced at the yearly show, including the VCR in 1970, the CD Player in 1981, HDTV in 1998, 3D HDTV in 2009 and Ultra HDTV, Flexible OLED and driverless […]

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IRISH-AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH, 2014 ……

A PROCLAMATION BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Centuries after America welcomed the first sons and daughters of the Emerald Isle to our shores, Irish heritage continues to enrich our Nation. This month, we reflect on proud traditions handed down through the generations, and we celebrate the many threads of green woven into […]

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Panhandle Ag Update ……

Panhandle Ag Update ……

  Panhandle Ag e-news is brought to you each week by the UF/IFAS County Agents and Extension Specialists serving Agriculture in Northwest Florida.   Highlights from the 2012 US Ag Census The USDA National Agriculture Statistic Service (NASS) released the first preliminary report from the 2012 Census of Agriculture.  The number of farms in the […]

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Hellfighters: They remember the forgotten! ……

Hellfighters: They remember the forgotten! ……

by Kathy Foster   Hellfighters may be a ministry made of the bikers who enjoy the company of other bikers, but they work hard to help others and they are open to male and female bikers of all ages.   Hellfighters members spend time looking for displaced/homeless people on the road during periods of cold […]

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