Car Show sponsored by Dayspring Christian Academy ……

Car Show sponsored by Dayspring Christian Academy ……

March 7th in Marianna.      

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Caverns to the Coast Bike Tour …..

The week of March 21st – 27th at the Florida Caverns State Park in Marianna.   The Caverns to Coast Tour, Bike Florida’s 2015 spring ride, is headed to the Northwest Florida Panhandle for a taste of its rural routes and salt air. Reserve March 21-27, 2015 for some early season riding. With 1, 2, […]

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How Proper Nutrition May Help Vision Problems ……..

How Proper Nutrition May Help Vision Problems ……..

by Robert Abel, Jr., M.D. (NAPSI)—Here’s food for thought: Just as specific foods and nutritional supplements have value in treating specific diseases, some can also encourage eye health. Eating right can help you save your own sight. Here are some suggestions: Ten Foods for Sight 1. Cold water fish (sardines, cod, mackerel, tuna) are an […]

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Obituary for John Thomas Johnson ……

John Thomas Johnson, age 86, passed from this life Friday, February 27, 2015 at Signature Health Care in Marianna, FL surrounded by friends and family. He was born March 12, 1928 at Scotts Ferry in Calhoun County to Sweetie B. Blanchard. John worked as a train conductor and has lived in Panama City, FL for […]

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Check out what’s at the 2015 Youth Fair in Washington County ……

Check out what’s at the 2015 Youth Fair in Washington County ……

Parents, grandparents, siblings and family friends are all invited to stop by the Ag Center in Chipley today to see what’s being exhibited at this year’s Youth Fair.   – PHOTO HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 2014 WASHINGTON COUNTY YOUTH FAIR -

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World Thinking Day being celebrated at Altha Church of God ……

World Thinking Day being celebrated at Altha Church of God ……

Saturday, February 28th from 2 – 4 p.m.      

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USDA Opens Public Comment Period for Agricultural Conservation Easement Program Interim Final Rule ……

WASHINGTON – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture is accepting public comments on its interim final rule for the new Agricultural Conservation Easement Program (ACEP), designed to help producers protect working agricultural lands and wetlands. The 2014 Farm Bill consolidated three previous conservation easement programs into ACEP to make […]

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Free Climate Change Film Festival at Trout Pond on March 6th …..

Free Climate Change Film Festival at Trout Pond on March 6th …..

Come early and enjoy live music from the duo Hot Tamale The National Forests in Florida will host a Climate Change Film Festival Under the Stars at Trout Pond Recreation Area on Springhill Road in Tallahassee, Friday, March 6, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The festival includes two short videos and features the […]

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Master Gardener Training classes runs March 12 – June 11 ……

Master Gardener Training classes runs March 12 – June 11 ……

Classes being held at Washington County Ag Center in Chipley.      

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‘Game Night’ March 12th at First United Methodist Church in Chipley …..

‘Game Night’ March 12th at First United Methodist Church in Chipley …..

This popular event is sponsored by the Friends of the Washington County Library.  

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2nd Annual 30A Sand Rover Rally at Grayton Beach State Park on Saturday, April 11th ……

2nd Annual 30A Sand Rover Rally at Grayton Beach State Park on Saturday, April 11th ……

Bring your funky beach cruiser to the 2nd Annual “30A Sand Rover Rally” at Grayton Beach State Park on Saturday, April 11th. Land Rover and beach cruisers of ALL MAKES AND MODELS are invited! Last year, over 40 vintage Land Rover and beach cruiser enthusiasts attended the inaugural 30A Sand Rover Rally, which was featured in […]

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CHIPOLA TAKE STOCK TO HOST NIGHT-TIME 5K March 6th ……..

All runners and walkers are invited to participate in the Ignite the Night 5K Fun Run/Walk, Friday, March 6, at 6 p.m., at Citizens Lodge in Marianna. The Jackson County Take Stock in Children Program along with the Lighting the Way for Kids Foundation of Jackson County are the co-hosts. Mary Helen Smith, Take Stock […]

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RELAY FOR LIFE: Walk, Run, Glow 5K Run March 7th …….

RELAY FOR LIFE: Walk, Run, Glow 5K Run March 7th …….

  Starts at 6:30 p.m. at Northwest Florida Community Hospital in Chipley.      

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Information on growing roses ……

Information on growing roses ……

Information provided by UF/IFAS Photo by Theresa Friday   The rose continues to be one of the world’s most popular flowers. For centuries, roses have been cultivated for garden landscaping and as plants supplying cut flowers for the home.  Improved cultivars available today have increased this long standing appreciation of roses as flowering shrubs.   […]

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Vaccines Can Help To Keep Diseases From Returning ………

Vaccines Can Help To Keep Diseases From Returning ………

(NAPSI)—Vaccines help to protect the health of a child who is vaccinated—and those around the child, as well. That’s the word from experts who say the outbreak of measles that began in California and spread to many other states drives home the basic fact that vaccines are the most effective means of preventing infectious diseases. […]

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County Commissioners face more road problems ……

County Commissioners face more road problems ……

Portion of Falling Waters could be closed.   by Kathy Foster   A variety of road problems in Washington County topped the agenda for  County Commissioners at their February 26th meeting.   *  Sandra Young of Vernon was the first to approach commissioners.  She was concerned with a road sign that had been put up […]

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