Obituary for Myra Jean Sewell ……

Myra Jean Sewell, 87, passed away Thursday, March 2, 2017 in Chipley, Florida. She was born in Kynesville, Florida on March 11, 1929, the first child of Lavada Melvin and Horace D. Middleton. She graduated from Bay High School and soon after married her sweetheart, Edward Sewell, on January 26, 1948. Together they lived in […]

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Sunshine Speers from Emerald Coast Hospice Discusses ‘Patient Safety’

Sunshine Speers from Emerald Coast Hospice Discusses ‘Patient Safety’

‘Real Florida Magazine’ interview with Sunshine Speers from Emerald Coast Hospice in Downtown Chipley on Wednesday, February 8, 2017, discussing ‘Patient Safety’. Produced by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida.  See more video clips, photos and interviews on Facebook at Real Florida Magazine, online at www.RealFloridaMagazine.org and you can […]

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GOV. RICK SCOTT APPOINTS MEMBERS TO FLORIDA CONSTITUTION REVISION COMMISSION …….

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of 14 members to the Florida Constitution Revision Commission (CRC) in accordance with Article XI, Section II of the Florida Constitution. The Governor appointed Carlos Beruff as Chairman of the Commission on Wednesday. The 37–member Commission convenes every 20 years to review Florida’s Constitution and […]

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Higher Workers’ Comp Rates Here to Stay?

Higher Workers’ Comp Rates Here to Stay?

Earlier this week, in an interview with WFSU, Senator Rob Bradley (R-Orange Park) predicted higher workers’ compensation rates in Florida are likely here to stay. According to the news report, Sen. Bradley also said “rate stabilization” was his goal.   Higher Workers’ Comp Rates Here to Stay? While comprehensive legislation should be filed in the Florida Senate soon, […]

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Chipley’s Roulhac Middle School Travels to Bonifay, Florida to play Middle School Girls Softball on March 2

Chipley’s Roulhac Middle School Travels to Bonifay, Florida to play Middle School Girls Softball on March 2

Roulhac Middle School in Chipley traveled to Bonifay, Florida to play Middle School Girls Softball on Thursday, March 2, 2017. Here are a few photos from the ‘B Team’ game as seen by Debbie Goulding for Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida. See more photos on Facebook at Real […]

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Department of Health Zika Update for March 2nd …….

Department of Health Zika Update for March 2nd …….

Mission of the Florida Department of Health: To protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county & community efforts. Vision:  To be the Healthiest State in the Nation. March 2, 2017 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH ZIKA UPDATE   Tallahassee, Fla.—In an effort to keep Florida residents and visitors safe […]

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CHIPOLA BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL TOP POLLS WITH TOP PLAYERS ……..

CHIPOLA BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL TOP POLLS WITH TOP PLAYERS ……..

MARIANNA—Chipola College is making big headlines in sports this week. The baseball and softball teams are ranked first in both the FCSAA State Polls and each sport has the player of the week in their respective sports. Chipola’s Brody Wofford, a sophomore left-fielder from Rome, Georgia, is the NJCAA Region 8 Baseball Player of the […]

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CHS grad Constance Harris Poitier guest speaker at Friends of the Library meeting ………

CHS grad Constance Harris Poitier guest speaker at Friends of the Library meeting ………

Describing Poitier as a “local girl who has shined”,  Friends’ member Susan Robert introduced the multi-talented author as a 1973 graduate of Chipley High School, Bethune-Cookman University, Florida Atlantic University, Nova S.E. University and Crossroads Bible Institute.   by Kathy Foster   Poitier has worked in Palm Beach City, Hillsborough County and as Director of […]

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‘Variety Day’ with the Chipley Garden Club ……..

‘Variety Day’ with the Chipley Garden Club ……..

The March 1st meeting of Chipley Garden Club was just a little bit different. Instead of one program, club members and visitors enjoyed three mini-programs at the Washington County Library.   The meeting began with an informative chat by Ed Woods from 1st Presbyterian Church in Chipley  about the Maasai people of Africa and their […]

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Obituary for Annie Myrtle Miller …….

Annie Myrtle Miller “Other Mama”, age 96, passed from this life Thursday, March 02, 2017. She was born in Graceville, FL on November 19, 1920 to Charlie C. and Floy “Brookins” Adams. Annie was a life-long resident of Graceville and a member of the Galilee Methodist Church.   Mrs. Miller is preceded in death by […]

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From The White House March 2nd ………

From The White House March 2nd ………

President Trump Addresses Troops aboard USS Gerald Ford 🚢, AG Sessions Recuses Himself The 45th President of the United States Donald J. Trump Good evening. It has been another active day for the 45th President of the United States and his administration. President Trump Aboard USS Gerald Ford This afternoon, President Donald Trump traveled to […]

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FHPCA Discussed 2017 Hospice Legislative Priorities at Roundtable …….

FHPCA Discussed 2017 Hospice Legislative Priorities at Roundtable …….

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Florida Hospice and Palliative Care Association hosted a Hospice Legislative Roundtable with FHPCA President and CEO Paul Ledford, Cornerstone Hospice and Palliative Care Hospice President and CEO Chuck Lee, and Big Bend Hospice Board Member Rheb Harbison and discussed the need to keep Hospice Certificate of Need in Florida. During the […]

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New Faces At WFRPC ………..

New Faces At WFRPC ………..

The West Florida Regional Planning Council continues to welcome more new faces as Accounting Clerk, Cameron Smith, and Community and Economic Development Planner, Megan Polk, join the planning council staff.   New Faces at WFRPC Cameron Smith is from Gulf Breeze and recently completed a Master of Business Administration at the University of West Florida. […]

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Chipley’s CRA still seeks public input on upcoming redevelopment plans ………

Chipley’s CRA still seeks public input on upcoming redevelopment plans ………

The City of Chipley’s Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) is updating their Community Redevelopment Plan and still still seeking community input to help continue to make Chipley a great place to live and work.  The Plan Redevelopment Plan provides the framework for projects and activities intended to revitalize and encourage economic development in the CRA area […]

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Children Have New Hygiene Treatment For Dry Eye And Eyelid Bacteria ……..

Children Have New Hygiene Treatment For Dry Eye And Eyelid Bacteria ……..

(NAPSI)—Many adults suffer from often-painful eye conditions like dry eye and blepharitis. But surprisingly, these conditions also afflict many children, says Steven J. Lichtenstein, M.D., Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery and Pediatrics at the University of Illinois College of Medicine, and Medical Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology at Children’s Hospital of Illinois. “I see many children […]

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Obituary for Barbara Marie Crawley …………

Barbara Marie (Varros) Crawley, age 77 of Chipley, FL went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, February 21, 2017. Barbara was born in Brockton, Massachusetts on May 6, 1939 to Lillian Underdown Varros and Anthony Peter Varros. She is the granddaughter of Peter Nicholas Varros of Sparta, Greece and Anastasia Bravakos of Kalamata, […]

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