Gulf County scallop season postponed due to naturally occurring algae bloom ………….
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Gulf County scallop season postponed due to naturally occurring algae bloom ………….

As a precautionary measure due to a naturally occurring algae bloom in St. Joseph Bay that affects shellfish, the bay scallop harvest originally scheduled to begin on July 25th in Gulf County waters will be temporarily postponed. This postponement includes all state waters from the Mexico Beach Canal in Bay County through the westernmost point of […]

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Washington County School Board sets Budget Hearing for July 31st at 5:05 p.m.

Meeting to set millage and tentative budget.     The mission of the Washington County School District is to empower all students to become well educated, productive citizens by providing appropriate, high quality, and rigorous educational programs in a safe learning environment. BUDGET HEARING of the WASHINGTON COUNTY SCHOOL BOARDet the Millage and Tentative Budget July […]

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June Unemployment ……….

Information furnished by the Department of Economic Opportunity     Florida’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 4.1 percent in June 2017, down 0.2 percentage point from 4.3 percent in May 2017, and down 0.8 percentage point from a year ago. There were 419,000 jobless Floridians out of a labor force of 10,138,000. The U.S. unemployment […]

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Flag Dedication for Veterans July 27th at County Annex in Chipley …….
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Flag Dedication for Veterans July 27th at County Annex in Chipley …….

10 a.m. at 1331 South Boulevard in Chipley.  

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CHS Band hosting Troopers Drum & Bugle Corps
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CHS Band hosting Troopers Drum & Bugle Corps

The Chipley High School Band will be hosting a world-class musical group for two days of rehearsals at the school’s facilities. The Troopers Drum & Bugle Corps, based in Wyoming, is midway through a 6-week competitive tour across the country, concluding with the Drum Corps International World Championships in Indianapolis, Indiana, the second week of […]

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Chipley Head Start hosting Open House Aug. 1st ……….

Tri-County Head Start in Chipley will hold orientation and open house on Tuesday, August 1, from 9-11 a.m. for new and returning children and families.   Please come meet the staff and visit the classrooms.   The first day of school is August 10th.   The staff is looking forward to a wonderful and exciting […]

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Fifth Sunday Sing at First Baptist Church in Bonifay ……..
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Fifth Sunday Sing at First Baptist Church in Bonifay ……..

July 30th at 6 p.m.  

CHIPOLA WINS GOLD IN FDOE PERFORMANCE RANKINGS ………
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CHIPOLA WINS GOLD IN FDOE PERFORMANCE RANKINGS ………

TALLAHASSEE—Chipola College has been named one of the top colleges in the Florida College System earning a Gold ranking in the state’s performance program.   Chipola was one of only seven colleges to earn Gold among the 28 colleges in the Florida College System. The Florida Board of Education announced the annual performance rankings of […]

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By July 25, 2017 Read More →

Law Enforcement classes now forming at Chipola …….

MARIANNA—The Chipola Criminal Justice Training Center is offering day and evening Law Enforcement Academy and Corrections to Law Enforcement Cross-over classes.   Day classes meet weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Evening classes start Aug. 23 and will meet weeknights from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.   All candidates must earn a passing score […]

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Basic Wildland Firefighter training available ……….

Training Course: S-130/190 Basic Wildland Firefighter This course is designed to provide entry-level firefighter skills, and is often required for participation in prescribed burning activities. Participants will receive federally-recognized NWCG certificates for S130, S190, and L180. Course topics include: Proper tactics to extinguish fire with or without the use of water Why lookouts, communications, escape […]

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