Experts Say Fall Is the Time to Plant Perennials        ………
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Experts Say Fall Is the Time to Plant Perennials ………

(NAPSI)—Perennial plants are a gardener’s dream: They add color to borders and beds, and are relatively easy to maintain. Perennials can also be used to add fragrance and texture to gardens, as well as attract beneficial wildlife such as butterflies and hummingbirds. Planting perennials in the fall is like making a long-term investment—one that pays […]

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FWC expands fishing opportunities for black sea bass in Atlantic ………

.At the September meeting in St. Augustine, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) expanded recreational fishing opportunities for black sea bass caught in Atlantic state waters and approved several other management changes. Recreational anglers will soon be able to take seven black sea bass per person, per day. The bag limit is currently […]

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Learn about the 4-H Shooting Sports           ……..
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Learn about the 4-H Shooting Sports ……..

The Shooting Sports program is open to youth between 8 and 18 years of age.  

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Make Your Family Emergency Plan Today       …….
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Make Your Family Emergency Plan Today …….

Don’t Wait. Communicate.   Ensure that everyone in your household downloads the free FEMA app.   (NAPSI)—The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) urges Americans to take a few simple actions to prepare for a wide array of hazards by developing a family emergency communication plan and downloading the FEMA app. FEMA is encouraging people to […]

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By September 9, 2016 Read More →

Obituary for Roger D. Trawick ……….

Roger D. Trawick, age 63, passed form this life Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at his home. He was born in Dothan, AL on October 30, 1952 to Adolph and Ellen Merline “Lewis” Trawick. Roger worked as a welder and was Protestant by faith. He had lived here for over 40 years coming from California. Among […]

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Prison riot at Holmes County facility ……..

The Florida Department of Corrections has released some information regarding Wednesday night’s riot at the Holmes Correction Institution just south of Bonifay.   The incident involved more than 400 inmates, resulted in damage to nearly every dorm on the facility grounds and lasted into the early morning hours of Thursday.   In their statement regarding […]

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A Day in the Life of a 3rd Grader ……..

Parents of 3rd grade students, we invite you to come experience a day in the life of your 3rd grader! Please take this opportunity to have your questions answered! We look forward to seeing you there! *Children of 3rd grade parents are welcome! Childcare, dinner, and a movie will be provided. Please contact your child’s […]

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USDA Announces $26 Million Investment to Spur Agricultural Innovation …….

Matching Contributions by Public and Private Partners Bring Total Investment to $59 Million for 45 Projects to Address Water Quality and Other Conservation Concerns   Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced the investment of $26.6 million by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) into 45 projects that will spur innovative conservation initiatives on both rural […]

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AMERICANS SPEND AN AVERAGE OF 17,600 MINUTES DRIVING EACH YEAR       …….
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AMERICANS SPEND AN AVERAGE OF 17,600 MINUTES DRIVING EACH YEAR …….

New AAA Foundation report reveals habits and characteristics of the American driver TAMPA, Fla.  — American drivers spend an average of more than 17,600 minutes behind the wheel each year, according to a new survey from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.  The research finds that more than 87.5 percent of Americans aged 16 years […]

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Learn about the 4-H Rabbit Project           ……….
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Learn about the 4-H Rabbit Project ……….

In the rabbit project you can learn about selection and raising your animals, but also dive into health issues, management practices and careers.  

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