Obituary for Paul David Gilley ……..

Mr. Paul David Gilley, age 67, of Vernon, Florida passed away February 26, 2017 in the Covenant Hospice Inpatient and Palliative Care Center at Bay Medical Center in Panama City, Florida. He was born January 2, 1950 in New Hope, Washington County Florida to the late James Dalton Gilley and Ida Meda Stanley Gilley. In […]

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Dr. Neal Dunn’s Statement on President Trump’s Joint Address to Congress …….

WASHINGTON, DC – Dr. Neal Dunn (FL-02) released the following statement in response to President Trump’s Joint Address to Congress: “Tonight, we heard the President outline his optimistic plan for the country, which included tackling the tough issues of tax and regulatory reform, fixing our broken health care system, rebuilding our military, and keeping our […]

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LADY INDIANS HEADED TO STATE TOURNAMENT

MARIANNA—The Chipola Lady Indians are the runner-up in the Panhandle Conference and will play in Florida Southwestern, Wednesday, March 8, at 3 p.m. in the FCSAA State Tournament, March 8-11, in Ocala. Tournament games will be broadcast on 100.9 FM.   Gulf Coast is the Panhandle Champion. The brackets are set up for a possible […]

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Dr. Neal Dunn questions loss of controlled substances in VA system …….

Dr. Neal Dunn questions loss of controlled substances in VA system …….

Yesterday, the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing where Dr. Dunn questioned Dr. Carolyn Clancy, the Deputy Under Secretary for Health for Organizational Excellence at the Department of Veterans Affairs about the loss of controlled substances in the VA system and asked for a report of the corrective […]

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Invasive Species Week – Cuban Anole

Invasive Species Week – Cuban Anole

      NISAW 2017: Cuban Anole The brown anole, a lizard native to Cuba and the Bahamas, first appeared in the Florida Keys in 1887. Since then it has moved northward becoming established in nearly every county in Florida. By hitching a ride on boats and cars, as well as, hanging out in landscape […]

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GCSC Foundation to host WISE (Wisdom in Senior Education) Spring Senior Forum …….

Panama City, FL – The Gulf Coast State College Foundation is hosting the 2017 WISE Spring Senior Forum. WISE stands for “Wisdom In Senior Education” and is designed to offer fun-filled classes that provide learning and enhancement opportunities to adults living in the area. The educational sessions will cover a wide variety of topics presented […]

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From The White House: President Trump’s First Joint Address today at 9 p.m. ……..

President Donald J. Trump will be delivering his first address to a Joint Session of Congress on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Be sure to tune in as the President will be sharing his vision for the country. When: Tuesday, February 28, 2017, at 9 p.m. Where: The United States Capitol in the House Chamber, also […]

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Dr. Neal Dunn Announces United States Military Service Academy Day …….

WASHINGTON, DC – Dr. Neal Dunn (FL-02) has announced that his district offices are hosting a United States Military Service Academy Day for students in Florida’s Second Congressional District. Informational sessions will be held in both Leon County and Bay County on March 18th. High school and eighth grade students, along with their parents, who […]

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UF/IFAS researchers work to solve mystery of rare Florida tree ……..

UF/IFAS researchers work to solve mystery of rare Florida tree ……..

 An endangered species of magnolia that only grows in the Florida Panhandle has been named the 2017 plant of the year by the Garden Club of America. The timing couldn’t be better, says Gary Knox, professor of environmental horticulture with the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences. Gary Knox, left, and Barron […]

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GCSC to hold annual Community Services Awareness Day ……..

GCSC to hold annual Community Services Awareness Day ……..

Panama City, FL – Gulf Coast State College is hosting Community Services Awareness Day, an event devoted to good health and habits. It is an opportunity for GCSC students and the community to speak with representatives from area organizations that promote healthy and safe lifestyles and provide other services.   Select organizations may offer opportunities […]

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Laurie Berry is Chipola ‘Employee of the Month’ ……….

Laurie Berry is Chipola ‘Employee of the Month’ ……….

Laurie Berry is Chipola College’s Career Employee for February. Berry serves as a Department Associate in the Financial Aid Department and has worked at the college since 2000. Pictured from left, are: Chipola Vice President of Student Affairs, Dr. Jayne Roberts, Laurie Berry and Chipola Interim President, Dr. Sarah Clemmons.  

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Looking for a summer camp? Key questions to ask ……..

Looking for a summer camp? Key questions to ask ……..

It’s only February, but many parents are already thinking about their child’s summer vacation plans. Summer camp is often high on the list. But before picking a camp, parents should consider a few important questions, said Neva Baltzell, Florida 4-H state camping program coordinator with the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences […]

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PLANNING YOUR RETIREMENT ……..

PLANNING YOUR RETIREMENT ……..

To Save More For Your Future, Avoid These Four Pitfalls   Research suggests most Americans are not financially ready for retirement. (NAPSI)—If you’re like most Americans under 65, you plan on paying off all your debts before you retire. However, only one in four actually does, according to a Bankers Life Center for a Secure […]

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National Invasive Species Awareness Week …….

National Invasive Species Awareness Week …….

visit our website | This message is sent by Jennifer G Bearden Facebook Dear Kathy, NISAW 2017:  National Invasive Species Awareness Week Aliens are invading our forests, pastures, fields and lawns. Well, okay, not aliens but invasive species are invading our beautiful landscapes.  Invasive species are non-native or exotic species that do not naturally occur […]

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Southport Woman arrested for Shoplifting and Drug Possession

On Sunday, February 26, 2017, Officers with the Chipley Police Department responded to the Chipley Wal-Mart in reference to a shoplifting. Upon arrival Officer made contact with Wal-Mart Loss Prevention employee and identified the suspect as Megan Blayne Ake of Southport, Florida. Ake was arrested for shoplifting in the amount of $275.00, after which it […]

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Mondays with Pete February 27, 2017

Good day; As Dr. Phil has been known to say, “This was a defining moment in his life.” He knew he was not quite the same as those around him. He knew. But except for a couple of isolated incidents his life had been “normal.” He went to school with his friends. He worshiped with […]

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