March 7th in Marianna.
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 -
Saturday, February 28th from 2 – 4 p.m.
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 […]
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 […]
Classes being held at Washington County Ag Center in Chipley.
This popular event is sponsored by the Friends of the Washington County Library.
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 […]
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 […]
Starts at 6:30 p.m. at Northwest Florida Community Hospital in Chipley.
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. […]
(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. […]
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 […]