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Florida Department of Health says practice food safety ……

The holidays are around the corner, and the Florida Department of Health is encouraging Floridians to practice food hygiene handling skills to keep food safe. Bacteria are fast multiplying single cellular organism that poses a threat to our health. Many cases of reported foodborne illnesses are caused by bacteria or their toxic by-products.   One […]

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Carol Rudd still working to close three polling places           …….
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Carol Rudd still working to close three polling places …….

Washington County currently has 16 voting  locations. These are also known as polling  places.   The proposal being put forth by Washington County Supervisor of  Elections Carol Rudd would be to reduce that number by at least three. She says her office has taken many things into consideration before recently making the recommendation to the Washington […]

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Washington County Sheriff Crews offering training for Church Security Program …….

In light of the recent attacks against church congregations, Sheriff Crews has elected to implement a Church Security Training Program that will be available to local Washington County churches. WCSO is currently structuring a program that will allow deputies to come into the church, evaluate the premises, and then hold a seminar to educate church […]

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FREE! GED/High School Diploma Classes at the Florida Panhandle Technical College ……..

Classes offered in Chipley, Bonifay, and Online   The Florida Panhandle Technical College in Chipley offers free adult education classes leading to a high school diploma from the Florida Department of Education.   Classes are taught by certified instructors Monday – Friday from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm in Chipley and Bonifay. There is also […]

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Chipola Baseball Alumni Weekend set for Jan. 26-27, 2018        ……
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Chipola Baseball Alumni Weekend set for Jan. 26-27, 2018 ……

MARIANNA—Major league baseball stars and dozens of other former Chipola College players are expected to return to their alma mater for the 11th Annual Baseball Alumni Weekend Jan. 26-27, 2018. Parents and families of current and former players are invited to attend.   The weekend will include live college baseball action, a Homerun Derby, great […]

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Holmes County Fall Cattle Forum – November 28       …….
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Holmes County Fall Cattle Forum – November 28 …….

by Kalyn Waters Please make plans to join us on November 28th, 2017 for the Holmes County Fall Cattle Forum. The meeting will be held at the Ag Center in Bonifay, FL. A steak dinner will be sponsored by Southern Cattle Company. If you plan to attend, please RSVP by November  22nd  so we can get a […]

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Small Business Saturday Nov. 25th in Carrabelle         ………..
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Small Business Saturday Nov. 25th in Carrabelle ………..

Plan to make it a day of fun. When Saturday, November 25, 2017 Phone Number (850) 697-2585 Email chamber@nettally.com Small Business Saturday is a celebration of shopping, food, art, history, and fun focusing on the small businesses that make up the wonderful community of Carrabelle. “Buy LOCAL and Shop SMALL” on Small Business Saturday, and […]

‘Senior Enrichment’ available at Northwest Florida Community Hospital            ………..
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‘Senior Enrichment’ available at Northwest Florida Community Hospital ………..

Helping Seniors Overcome Depression and Anxiety.   Sometimes a helping hand is all that is needed to get your life back on track.  The proper guidance and regular attention of experienced professionals can lead to improved lifestyle as well as better overall health.  Senior Enrichment is ready to help you find hope once again.   The […]

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Mindfulness Therapy May Curb Depression Episodes         ………….
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Mindfulness Therapy May Curb Depression Episodes ………….

HOME | BOOKSTORE | SHARE Depression and Anxiety Alert Mindfulness Therapy May Curb Depression Episodes Feelings of overwhelming sadness and hopelessness are commonplace in people suffering from depression. Antidepressant medications and psychotherapy help many people, but 50 to 80 percent of those who don’t get ongoing treatment will experience repeated bouts. Even patients on maintenance treatment, such as continuing […]

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Top Tips On Cooking And Carving The Bird       ………
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Top Tips On Cooking And Carving The Bird ………

(NAPSI)—When it’s turkey time at your house—whether for a holiday or just because that big bird tastes so good—there are a few tips from TVchef Sara Moulton and Chef’sChoice to always keep in mind and at hand. Moulton’s latest cookbook, “Sara Moulton’s Home Cooking 101,” offers this advice on how to prepare and roast your […]

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