2015 Panhandle Outdoors LIVE! ………………..

2015 Panhandle Outdoors LIVE! ………………..

University of Florida/ IFAS Extension faculty are planning and leading this series of field trips for Panhandle residents to explore and learn about the Panhandle’s signature aquatic resources and the plant and animal communities they support.   All are special places, most are protected, many are unique in the Southeast US, and some have global […]

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Don’t Let Father Time Take Your Independence ………..

Don’t Let Father Time Take Your Independence ………..

(NewsUSA) – When most people are envisioning their retirement, they picture themselves doing things they love, like dancing, playing tennis, or running around the playground with their grandchildren. Unfortunately, retirement isn’t always as great as hoped. These days, too many seniors find themselves losing their independence due to the natural aging process.   According to […]

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Commissioner Putnam’s Department Expedites Concealed Weapon License Applications for Active Military Members and Veterans ………….

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.–Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam announced today that the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is now expediting Florida Concealed Weapon or Firearm License applications for active military members and veterans. “The men and women who serve and have served our country deserve all of the support we can provide,” stated […]

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Spanish Trail Playhouse holding auditions for ‘The Odd Couple’ (Female Version) ……………..

Pick up audition packets Aug. 3rd at Spanish Trail Playhouse in Chipley.     The Spanish Trail Playhouse will be holding auditions for The Odd Couple (Female Version) which will be produced on October 15, 17 and  18.   Since Chipley High School  Homecoming is on October 16th this year, they have moved the Friday night […]

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Pancake & Sausage Breakfast Aug. 15th at Panhandle Pioneer Settlement …………..

Pancake & Sausage Breakfast Aug. 15th at Panhandle Pioneer Settlement …………..

Mark your calendar now and don’t miss the fun.    

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‘Dust Bowl’ special event July 28th at Chipley Library …..

‘Dust Bowl’ special event July 28th at Chipley Library …..

Dr. Suzanne Sinke will give a brief lecture about Women & the Dust Bowl.   Women of the Dust Bowl Migrant grandmother and sick baby, Arizona 1940 Dorothea Lange, photographer Courtesy of the National Archives and Records Administration Join us  on Tuesday, July 28th, at 2:00 p.m. for “Women of the Dust Bowl.” Dr. Suzanne […]

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Obituary for Lelend Carl Dilmore …….

SFC (Ret.) Lelend Carl Dilmore 81, of Cottondale, Florida passed away at home after a lengthy illness, surrounded by his family on Saturday, July 25, 2015.   He was born on November 24, 1933 in Niceville, Florida to William Carl and Willie Edna Dilmore. He grew up just south of Cottondale assisting his parents on […]

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Obituary for Frank Ponds ……

Obituary for Frank Ponds ……

Mr. Frank Ponds, 68 of Atlanta, GA, a native of Bonifay, FL, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 23, 2015 in Atlanta, GA. He was a retired pharmacist, armed forces reserved, and of the Baptist Faith. Home Going Services will be held 11 A.M., Wednesday, July 29, 2015 from the sanctuary […]

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Two arrested in Chipley crash Sunday ……

Two arrested in Chipley crash Sunday ……

One Slocomb, Alabama woman and one Bonifay man arrested.  

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Crash at U.S. 90 and 5th Street in Chipley …….

Crash at U.S. 90 and 5th Street in Chipley …….

One vehicle hits New Life Fellowship Church.    

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No injuries in Brickyard Road crash …………

A Sunday afternoon crash in Chipley left a disabled vehicle, but no injuries.     The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) reports a 2001 Cadillac Deville driven by 23-year-0ld Jodie Adams of Geneva, Alabama was fleeing Chipley Police, traveling west on Brickyard Road in Chipley, and attempted  to make a right turn  Kirkland Road on Sunday evening […]

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Holmes County 4-H Fundraiser: Grilled Chicken Dinner Plates ……….

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.   The Holmes County 4-H Archery Club members are hosting a grilled chicken plate fundraiser on Friday, August 7, 2015 to raise money in order to attend at least two overnight state 4-H archery competitions in 2015-2016 located in Newberry, Florida. Youth will have the opportunity to compete in archery […]

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Mondays with Pete July 26, 2015 …….

Good morning; The bus wound through the crowded city streets early one morning filled with anxious riders. Noisy motorcycles, loud trucks and diesel exhaust set the atmosphere of this bustling Central American city. Street vendors were setting up for the day, some with makeshift huts, and others with small push carts. Some on the bus […]

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46th Annual Wausau Possum Festival Kicks Off With ‘Miss Funday’ Pageant ……..

46th Annual Wausau Possum Festival Kicks Off With ‘Miss Funday’ Pageant ……..

Contestants from several of the southeast United States vied for trophies and bragging rights in the 46th Annual Wausau ‘Miss Funday’ Pageant, a precursor to the Wausau Possum Festival, on Saturday, July 25 in Wausau, Florida.   This year celebrating 46 years, the event features a wide range of activities, from last night’s genteel beauty […]

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AAA: GAS PRICES FALL 5 CENTS

AAA: GAS PRICES FALL 5 CENTS

Oil prices fall below $50 for the first time in nearly four months   TAMPA, Fla. — The national average price for gasoline dipped 4 cents last week, and prices in the southeast fell even further. Pump prices in Florida, Georgia and Tennessee are down 5 cents compared to last week, after falling for 18 consecutive […]

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Fast Track Immunization Clinic July 31st & Aug. 5th in Chipley ……..

WASHINGTON COUNTY, FL—The Florida Department of Health in Washington County offers required school immunizations weekdays at the health department throughout the summer.   ATTENTION PARENTS:  New and transferring students, Kindergarten students, and those entering seventh grade will need to provide proof of immunizations prior to enrollment.  Returning students should have already completed the required shot […]

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