CHIPOLA PBL WINS BIG AT STATE CONFERENCE ……..

CHIPOLA PBL WINS BIG AT STATE CONFERENCE ……..

ORLANDO—Chipola Phi Beta Lambda brought home 16 Top-5 awards from the PBL State Leadership Conference in Orlando.   Some 400 students from 25 Florida colleges and universities competed in written, performance, and skills events. Thirteen Chipola students competed and won eight first place awards.   Winners include: Administrative Technology, Bethany Horton, Fifth; Computer Concepts, Chase […]

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Chipley Band Qualifies for State

Chipley Band Qualifies for State

The Chipley High School Symphonic Band performed with a high level of artistry last month at the Florida Bandmasters Association District Two Concert Band Music Performance Assessment (MPA) on March 9.   The band performed before a large audience in the CHS Auditorium, which was the site of the two day event featuring 24 bands […]

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WHP Daily Brief – Update Edition: Russia Probe, Gorsuch ConfirmationPeople

WHP Daily Brief – Update Edition: Russia Probe, Gorsuch ConfirmationPeople

 Wednesday was the first comparably “slow” news day at the White House for some time.   White House Press Daily Brief While that description is skewed considering the intense past week, I’m going to take this rare moment to explore where we are with two continuous underlying stories concerning the White House: the Russia-Trump collusion […]

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FLORIDA ADULT SMOKING RATE AT A RECORD LOW ……….

But New County Rankings Show Many Communities Lagging Behind TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Tobacco Free Florida’s efforts have helped reduce the state cigarette smoking rate to a record low. In Florida, 15.8 percent of adults (ages 18+) were current cigarette smokers in 2015, the latest data available. Florida ranked 16th among the states.[i] While smoking in […]

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CRA continues work to make Chipley look better ………

Alleyway Project still in the works.   by Kathy Foster   Chipley’s Community Redevelopment Agency continued looking at options for a variety of projects at their March 28th board meeting.   Topping off their list was discussion of the Strategic Plan information garnered in recent community meetings.  Surveys that were taken as part of the […]

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Sacred Heart Begins Construction of New Children’s Hospital ………

Sacred Heart Begins Construction of New Children’s Hospital ………

PENSACOLA, Fla. – Construction of the new Studer Family Children’s Hospital has begun on Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola campus and is expected to continue for two years. The construction site has been fenced off, and the crew has begun clearing the site. Digging for the underground utility work is underway. “This is a historic time […]

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Serving Christ by Serving BCF For many years ………

Serving Christ by Serving BCF For many years ………

The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville has been extremely blessed through mission volunteers and church groups that provide labor and assistance on the campus.   This spring, the Roving Volunteers in Christ’s Service (RVICS) have truly fulfilled their mission title as Christian servants by sacrificially working and offering a helping hand on the […]

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Cool Season Forages – What Grew Well this Year ………….

Cool Season Forages – What Grew Well this Year ………….

Beef Cattle, Dairy, forage, Forage & Pasture, Goats, Horse, Livestock, pasture, Sheep by Mark Mauldin, Washington County Extension,  University of Florida/IFAS Washington County Milk Checkoff Cool-Season Forage Demonstration Plots. Photo: Mark Mauldin Every fall producers select which cool season forage varieties they want to utilize in their operations and by the following spring some are […]

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April Events in Franklin County ……..

April Events in Franklin County ……..

 Franklin County TDC <info@saltyflorida.com> Click here to Check Out the early Spring Vacation Getaway Deals  from Franklin County Lodging Providers. Pearls Exhibition  April 1-29 An Apalachicola group dedicated to preserving the architectural and cultural heritage of the town’s “shotgun houses” will host a  month long series of art exhibits, lectures and workshops.The PEARLS exhibition will […]

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Declutter Your Home And Give Unused Items A ‘Second Chance’ ……….

Declutter Your Home And Give Unused Items A ‘Second Chance’ ……….

(NAPSI)—Here are five simple, effective tips to help you clean out any junk you’ve accumulated—and make some quick cash in the process.   1. Start with storage spaces. Formulate a plan and take it one room at a time, starting with storage spaces (closets, basement, attic, the garage). You’ll need the space as you move […]

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Dr. Dunn: Bill Requires Scientific Transparency at EPA ……..

House-Passed Bill Prohibits New EPA Regs Unless Based on Public Evidence WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Dr. Neal Dunn (FL-02) applauded the passage of H.R. 1430, the Honest and Open New EPA Science Treatment Act of 2017 (HONEST Act), which requires the EPA to base its rulemakings on evidence that is available to the public and […]

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Chipley Police working two car burglaries …….

The Chipley Police Department is currently working two (2) car burglaries that occurred on 03/29/2017 on the south side of Chipley in the area of Harrell Square.   Circumstances surrounding these burglaries are not similar in nature as one burglary was the result of a vehicle being unlocked and the second the result of a […]

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Gov. Scott Applauds Senate’s Focus on Jobs; Concerned House is Slashing Jobs Programs ……..

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott released the below statement on the proposed budgets within the Florida Senate and Florida House. The Florida Senate’s proposed budget includes more than $80 million for Enterprise Florida programs and $76 million for VISIT FLORIDA, while the Florida House’s proposed budget eliminates Enterprise Florida and slashes VISIT FLORIDA’s […]

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Chipley, Florida High School Hosts Multi-School Track Meet on Tuesday, March 28

Chipley, Florida High School Hosts Multi-School Track Meet on Tuesday, March 28

The Chipley, Florida High School Tigers hosted a multi-school track meet on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 on the Chipley High School campus, as seen in these photos by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida. Track teams traveled from Vernon and Bonifay to compete against Chipley’s best, under balmy Spring skies […]

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WHP Daily Brief – 🌎 President Trump Signs Executive Order Eliminating Regulations on Carbon Emissions People

WHP Daily Brief – 🌎 President Trump Signs Executive Order Eliminating Regulations on Carbon Emissions People

POTUS Signs New Energy Executive Order White House Press Daily Brief POTUS Signs New Energy Executive Order President Trump was joined by Vice President Pence, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, Energy Sec. Rick Perry and Sec. of the Interior Ryan Zinke at the Environmental Protection Agency’s headquarters in Washington D.C. today. The President made remarks and signed […]

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Former Insurance Agent Sentenced to Four Years in Prison for Stealing $100K+ from Elderly Clients ………..

ORLANDO, Fla. – Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater has announced the recent conviction of former Florida insurance agent Vinodh Raghubir, who was sentenced to four years in prison for stealing more than $100,000 from two elderly clients. In late 2015, employees with one of the client’s financial institutions, Fairwinds Credit Union, noticed that their client […]

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