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Chipley Council preps for May 9th meeting ……….

Meeting in a workshop session Thursday afternoon,  members of the Chipley City Council quickly looked over items that will be on their May 9th Council meeting agenda.   by Kathy Foster   Council members then talked  with Ted Everett regarding the Chipley Redevelopment Agency and work being looked at to revitalize Historic Downtown Chipley.   […]

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Florida Panhandle Technical College in Chipley, Florida Offers Full Scholarships For Career Path Programs
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Florida Panhandle Technical College in Chipley, Florida Offers Full Scholarships For Career Path Programs

The saying goes, ‘There’s no such thing as a free lunch’, but Florida Panhandle Technical College, in Chipley, Florida, is offering full scholarships to several career-path programs, which will allow you to purchase your OWN lunch. Arguably one of the largest providers of trained and certified employees to the region, Florida Panhandle Technical College offers […]

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Wausau Garden Club honors community Veterans       ……..
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Wausau Garden Club honors community Veterans ……..

Members of the Wausau Garden Club closed out their activities for the 2016-17 club year hosting a luncheon for military Veterans of the community.   by Kathy Foster   Hosted at the Wausau Pentecostal Holiness Church,  the May 4th event brought together a number of Veterans, family members and friends to recognize the important role […]

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Chipley High School Tigers Baseball Team Win District Championship Against South Walton Seahawks
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Chipley High School Tigers Baseball Team Win District Championship Against South Walton Seahawks

Congratulations to Coaches Andy Compton (left) and Jesse Carter (right) and the Chipley High School Tigers Baseball Team for beating the South Walton Seahawks 16-6 on Thursday, May 4, 2017 to win the District Championship. (contributed photo)

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VES hosts Tropicana Speech competition           ………
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VES hosts Tropicana Speech competition ………

On May 4, 2017 Vernon Elementary School held our 5th grade Tropicana Speech competition. The winners are pictured in order:   1st place – Jacob Poppell 2nd place – Renecia Hogans 3rd place – Alice Kopp Alternate – Kamryn Thomas Congratulations to all! The top 3 will go on to compete at the County Competition […]

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4-H Livestock Judging Team
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4-H Livestock Judging Team

Learning to analyze and compare classes of livestock has been the focus of the Livestock 4-H Club for the past couple of months in preparation for the Auburn Block and Bridle annual judging contest. To prepare for the contest, 4-H’ers worked with Mark Mauldin, the Agriculture and Natural Resources Agent with UF/IFAS Extension Washington County. […]

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CHIPOLA’S GOREE IS STATE PITCHER OF THE WEEK      ……….
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CHIPOLA’S GOREE IS STATE PITCHER OF THE WEEK ……….

MARIANNA—Chipola’s Morgan Goree is the NJCAA Region 8 Softball Pitcher of the Week for May 2.   The freshman right-hander from Senoia, Ga., went 5-0, with a 0.56 ERA in five appearances during the voting period. She helped Chipola battle through the loser’s bracket at the FCSAA State Tournament and earn a berth to the […]

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Florida Panhandle Technical College Commencement          ……..
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Florida Panhandle Technical College Commencement ……..

May 9th at Chipley High School Gym    

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U.S. Teen Is First Pediatric Patient In The World To Use Breakthrough Smart Insulin Pump That Personalizes Treatment For Type 1 Diabetes ………

New MiniMed 670G Insulin Pump System Can Automatically Monitor And Stabilize Blood Sugar Levels So People Can Spend Less Time Managing Their Diabetes   (NAPSI)—Just days shy of Claire Bickel’s fifth birthday, her mother, Francesca, noticed Claire was experiencing some unusual symptoms; she was growing increasingly thirsty, hungry, and she was constantly urinating. At first, […]

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Obituary for Henriette Berthe Veste ……..

Henriette Berthe Veste, age 91 of Caryville, passed from this life on May 3, 2017 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Henriette was born on February 8, 1926 in Lespesses, France to Paul and Berthe (Leroy) Veste. During her time in France she served in the French Military as a Pilot and was […]

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