Obituary for Evelyn Ann Tiller ……….
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Obituary for Evelyn Ann Tiller ……….

Evelyn Ann Tiller, age 89, passed from this life Sunday, June 11, 2017 at her home. She was born in Black, AL on January 5, 1928 to Charlie C. and Sula “Palmer” Davis. Evelyn worked as a dental assistant.   She is preceded in death by her parents and her husband: Howard B. Tiller Sr. […]

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Florida Pink Shrimp Boil with Sweet Corn and New Potatoes ……..
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Florida Pink Shrimp Boil with Sweet Corn and New Potatoes ……..

 Try some Florida shrimp. Provided by Florida Department of Agriculture. Ingredients: 1 ½ pounds large Florida pink shrimp (heads off, peeled and deveined if desired) 1 teaspoon vegetable oil 1 pound cooked smoked sausage, cut into 1-inch pieces 1/2 cup seafood boil seasoning mix 1 pound small new potatoes (peeled if desired) 5 ears Florida […]

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Jackson County Chamber offers ‘Summer FUN Guide’ ………
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Jackson County Chamber offers ‘Summer FUN Guide’ ………

The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce and the Jackson   County Tourism Development Council, would like to present their  2017 “Summer FUN Guide”. This will help you keep your children involved in productive, fun activities during the summer months. Every summer, parents struggle with finding programs and opportunities to keep their children busy. The Chamber and […]

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GUBERNATORIAL CANDIDATE BOB WHITE HAS STRONG WORDS FOR FLORIDA LEGISLATURE AFTER CLOSE OF SPECIAL SESSION …………..

Melbourne, FL- Bob White, Republican Candidate for governor of Florida, put out a statement today with harsh words for legislative leadership at the close of the special legislative session. After a regular legislative session that ended with several back room deals on budget issues and a controversial education bill, the legislature was called back for […]

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Information from the Washington County Libraries ………
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Information from the Washington County Libraries ………

See what’s going on at your local library.  

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Vernon, Florida Yellow Jacket Football Squad Holds Successful Fundraiser
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Vernon, Florida Yellow Jacket Football Squad Holds Successful Fundraiser

If you shopped at the Chipley, Florida Walmart on Saturday, June 10, you probably ran into one or more Vernon, Florida Yellow Jacket Football players. The event was a fundraising effort to enable to team to train through the summer months. ‘Our community in Vernon is fiscally challenged, compared to some’, said Vernon High School […]

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Obituary for Murl Bush Howell ……….
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Obituary for Murl Bush Howell ……….

Mrs. Murl Bush Howell, age 87, of Bonifay, Florida passed away June 10, 2017 at Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast in Miramar Beach, FL. She was born September 2, 1929 in Bonifay, Florida to the late John McKinley Bush and Mittie Brackin Bush. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Howell 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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Mondays with Pete June 12, 2017 ………..

Good morning; It was the summer of 1968.  The Scouts from Topeka loaded up early and headed to the beginning point of their week-long adventure.   They were going to spend the next 5 days hiking 50 miles of the actual Santa Fe Trail that runs from Independence , Kansas to Santa Fe , New Mexico […]

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‘Faces of the Panhandle Watermelon Festival’ Photo Retrospective
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‘Faces of the Panhandle Watermelon Festival’ Photo Retrospective

Hot, hotter, hottest- use any form of the adjective you like, but in Chipley, Florida, the Annual Watermelon Festival is considered the beginning of Summer and all the hot ‘dog days’ the season brings, as seen in these photos from the past several events by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in […]

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