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Altha couple injured in Bay County crash …….

The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) reports that Joseph E. Switzer, 74, and Irmgard Switzer, 71, both of Altha, Florida, were injured in a June 7th crash in Bay County. According to the report, the FHP responded to a vehicle rollover on Transmitter Road, just east of U.S. 98, Wednesday morning. According to the driver, Joseph […]

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Dr. Dunn Urges Feds to Adopt Courthouse Plan ……….

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Neal Dunn (FL-02) has delivered a proposal to the General Services Administration (GSA) to convert the Bay County Juvenile Justice Courthouse into a federal courthouse. The proposal, developed by a Bay County Chamber of Commerce task force, includes a letter of support from Congressman Dunn, the resolution of support from Bay […]

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Canadian Consul General visits Chipola ………
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Canadian Consul General visits Chipola ………

Susan Harper, Canadian Consul General, recently visited Chipola College as part of an economic development tour of the Jackson County Area. Pictured from left below, are: Darwin Gilmore, Chipola Workforce Dean and Chamber President; Michelle Dennard, CEO CareerSource Florida; Dr. Sarah Clemmons, President of Chipola College; Susan Harper, Canadian Consul General; Andrea Moore, Regional Director, […]

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Take a Trip: Fairhope, Alabama ……..
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Take a Trip: Fairhope, Alabama ……..

A vibrant town that lies on Alabama’s Gulf Coast, Fairhope has long been known for its lovely parks and its sweeping panoramic views of Mobile Bay. Make sure to visit the shops, boutiques, cafes, art galleries, gift shops and fabulous seafood restaurants in Fairhope and the surrounding area. View Local Area Website   Road Trip […]

A Present For A Future ……….
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A Present For A Future ……….

(NAPSI)—Take a look at the children you care about. Then picture them far from family and friends, in foster care, and with very little in the way of luxury or even stuff they can call their own. That was the situation eighth grader Latasha “Tash” Haynes was in when a special organization helped change her […]

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Four Chipola players named NJCAA All-Americans ………
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Four Chipola players named NJCAA All-Americans ………

Four Chipola Lady Indians have been named to the 2017 National Fastpitch Coaches Association NJCAA Division I All-American team. Forty-eight student-athletes from 24 institutions were named to the list.   Chipola pitcher Morgan Goree was named to the First Team. Pitcher Krystal Goodman was named to the Second Team. Outfielder Barbara Woll and Designated Player […]

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Gov. Scott Presents Medals of Merit to Navy Sailors ……….

Honored for Courageous Response to Times Square Attack To view the video, click HERE.   MAYPORT, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott presented the Medal of Merit to Airman David Barba and Aviation Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Andrew Miller at Mayport Naval Station. The two sailors were on leave in New York from their station […]

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FHP seizes approximately 170 pounds of illegal marijuana ………..

~ Drugs found in traffic stop valued at $1.5M ~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – In May, Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) Troopers and the FHP Criminal Interdiction Unit (CIU) conducted a traffic stop when a tractor-trailer car hauler was driving dangerously and following too closely on Interstate 75.   During the stop, a FHP K-9 unit became […]

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Dr. Dunn Introduces Legislation to Boost Veteran-Owned Small Businesses ………….

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Dr. Neal Dunn (FL-02) introduced the Ensuring Veteran Enterprise Participation in Strategic Sourcing Act, legislation to increase government contracts for veteran-owned small businesses and ensure the VA is complying with federal law. The Veterans Benefits, Health Care and Information Technology Act of 2006 requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to give […]

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‘Faces of The 2017 Washington-Holmes Relay For Life’ in Downtown Chipley, Florida
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‘Faces of The 2017 Washington-Holmes Relay For Life’ in Downtown Chipley, Florida

Despite the challenge of unseasonably cold temperatures, including a wind chill factor of 50 degrees, along with competing events, inclusive of band performances at local high schools, the 2017 Washington-Holmes Relay For Life was attended by several hundred at Pals Park in Downtown Chipley, Florida on Friday, May 5. Some people were quick to smile […]

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