Panhandle Artist catches eye of Nashville Elite ……….

Panhandle Artist catches eye of Nashville Elite ……….

Nominated for National Award   Courtesy WZEP Radio   Walton County is known for a lot of things and could be on the cusp of making its mark, yet again, on the national scene.  This time, its country music taking serious notice of local artist Artie Rodriguez. Artie is a well known regionally as one […]

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Statement from President-Elect Donald J. Trump ………

(New York, NY)—  President-elect Donald J. Trump’s statement on the assassination of Russia’s ambassador to Turkey, Andrei Karlov: “Today we offer our condolences to the family and loved ones of Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov, who was assassinated by a radical Islamic terrorist. The murder of an ambassador is a violation of all rules […]

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EPA Announces 2016 Annual Environmental Enforcement Results ……..

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced its 2016 annual enforcement and compliance results, highlighted by a series of high-impact cases that are delivering environmental and public health benefits to communities across the country. During EPA’s 2016 fiscal year—which spanned October 1, 2015 to September 30, 2016—EPA enforcement actions secured $13.7 billion […]

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Natural Stone: Discovering New Forms of Art ………

Natural Stone: Discovering New Forms of Art ………

(NewsUSA) – Art can take on many different shapes and sizes in a variety of media. From watercolor paintings and bronze sculptures to still-life photographs and wood carvings, art can become the focal point of any interior living space. But, what if art could become part of a home’s architecture in unexpected ways? The answer […]

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Statement from President-Elect Donald J. Trump regarding Electoral College vote ………

(New York, NY)—  “Today marks a historic electoral landslide victory in our nation’s democracy. I thank the American people for their overwhelming vote to elect me as their next President of the United States. The official votes cast by the Electoral College exceeded the 270 required to secure the presidency by a very large margin, […]

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Statement from President-Elect Donald J. Trump

(New York, NY)—  “Our hearts and prayers are with the loved ones of the victims of today’s horrifying terror attack in Berlin. Innocent civilians were murdered in the streets as they prepared to celebrate the Christmas holiday. ISIS and other Islamist terrorists continually slaughter Christians in their communities and places of worship as part of […]

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No injuries reported in U.S. 90 crash on Sunday ……..

The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) reports no injuries in a 6:45 p.m. crash on Sunday at  U.S. 90 and Wilcox Crossing Road in Washington County.   According to a FHP report,  a marked Washington County Sheriff’s Office patrol vehicle, driven by Joseph green of Chipley,  was westbound on Hwy 90 responding to a disturbance call, […]

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DRUG MAKERS ACCUSED OF PRICE-FIXING CONSPIRACY ……….

DRUG MAKERS ACCUSED OF PRICE-FIXING CONSPIRACY ……….

Report from Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi.   DRUG MAKERS ACCUSED OF PRICE-FIXING CONSPIRACY If you take doxycycline for infections or glyburide for dibetes, you probably noticed the cost of those drugs increasing over the last couple of years.  Now, we know why. Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi joined 19 other state attorneys general to take […]

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Obituary for Alton Cecil Morrell ……..

Obituary for Alton Cecil Morrell ……..

Alton ‘Tony’ Cecil Morrell, age 72, passed away December 15, 2016 at his home in Keystone Heights, Florida, surrounded by his devoted wife Karen and loving sister Cletie. Tony retired in 2006 from the Florida Park Service after almost 37 years of service. He is most known for his managing role at Lake Kissimmee State […]

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President-Elect Donald J. Trump Nominates Vincent Viola as Secretary of the Army

President-Elect Donald J. Trump Nominates Vincent Viola as Secretary of the Army

(New York, NY)— President-elect Donald J. Trump today announced he intends to nominate former U.S. Army infantry officer and current Virtu Financial Founder and Executive Chairman Vincent “Vinnie” Viola as Secretary of the Army. As Secretary of the Army, Viola will combine a deep background in national security affairs with an impressive track record of leading […]

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Mondays with Pete — December 19, 2016

Good morning; Just 6 more days until Christmas.  Just 6 more days to get in the spirit of the secular celebration.  Just 6 more days to make those final travel plans.  Just 6 more days.  It’s on the news.  It’s in all the ads that clutter the newspaper. (Is there really any news in there?)  […]

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The Twelve Days of Christmas- A Photographic Retrospective (Day Seven)

The Twelve Days of Christmas- A Photographic Retrospective (Day Seven)

On the Seventh Day of Christmas… Here’s the seventh in a series of twelve pictorial compilations titled ‘Twelve Days of Christmas’, reflecting images receiving the most likes, shares and comments from the almost 10,000 Facebook fans of ‘Real Florida Magazine’ on Facebook. Typically featuring a year-end photo compilation of regional sports events, festivals, parades, businesses […]

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CareerSource Chipola Unemployment Comparisons ……..

CareerSource Chipola Unemployment Comparisons ……..

  November 2016 Employment and Services.                  

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Washington County Library Newsletter ……..

Washington County Library Newsletter ……..

  Join us for Santa,movies, and more this month!   What’s happening @ your library this month! What’s Your Library Card Worth? Click HERE and Find Out with Our Calculator! Movie at Wausau Library on December 20th! See BFG (big, friendly giant) with Mrs. Susan on Tuesday, December 20th, at 3:00 p.m., at the Wausau Library Popcorn […]

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BARNES IS CHIPOLA CAREER EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH …….

BARNES IS CHIPOLA CAREER EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH …….

Ionia Barnes serves as a Departmental Staff Assistant in Mathematics and Natural Science department and has worked at the college more than 30 years. Pictured below from left, are: Associate Dean of Math and Natural Sciences, Dr. David Hilton, Ionia Barnes and Chipola Interim President, Dr. Sarah Clemmons.  

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EPA Takes Action to Prevent Poisonings from Herbicide ……..

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is finalizing safety measures to stop poisonings caused by ingestion of the herbicide paraquat, which can also cause severe injuries or death from skin or eye exposure.   Since 2000, there have been 17 deaths – three involving children – caused by accidental ingestion of paraquat.   […]

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