‘It’s The Law’ by Greg Wilson- ‘Florida Seat Belt Laws’
By July 21, 2017 Read More →

‘It’s The Law’ by Greg Wilson- ‘Florida Seat Belt Laws’

There are rules and regulations everywhere you look, and it’s important to be cognizant of the law.  As they say, ‘Ignorance of the law is no excuse’, and a number of laws are important to know and understand.  In this series of articles, we will be explaining some of the laws with which you should […]

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By July 21, 2017 Read More →

Obituary for Willie Muriel Cooper Crutchfield ……..

Mrs. Willie Muriel Cooper Crutchfield, age 81, of Bonifay, Florida, East Pittman Community, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, July 21, 2017 surrounded by her devoted family in the Covenant Hospice Inpatient and Palliative Care Center at Bay Medical Center in Panama City, Florida. Muriel was born August 28, 1935 […]

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Attorney General Bondi’s Weekly Briefing         ……..
By July 21, 2017 Read More →

Attorney General Bondi’s Weekly Briefing ……..

She reports the state is making great progress toward our goal of eliminating the backlog of untested sexual assault kits.   Attorney General Bondi’s Weekly Briefing The state is making great progress toward our goal of eliminating the backlog of untested sexual assault kits. This week, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement released the latest […]

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By July 21, 2017 Read More →

Obituary for Shirley Sommer …….

Shirley Sommer, age 89, passed from this life Thursday, July 20, 2017 at her home. She was born in Kankakee, IL on April 24, 1928 to Edward and Dorothy “Lane” Kassman.   Shirley is preceded in death by her parents, her husband; Robert Sommer, two brothers; LeRoy Kassman and Gerald Kassman, and two sisters; Jane […]

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Chamber officials report ‘Certified Sites’ being earmarked in Panhandle        ……….
By July 21, 2017 Read More →

Chamber officials report ‘Certified Sites’ being earmarked in Panhandle ……….

Washington County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Ted Everett and Chamber President Darrin Wall updated Chamber members and guests Thursday concerning the work being done to certify three sites in Northwest Florida as ready for business.   By Kathy Foster   Acknowledging that a 70-acre site is already established in Washington County,  Everett said he hopes […]

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By July 21, 2017 Read More →

Additional Florida Forest Service Firefighters Join Wildfire Suppression Efforts Out West …….

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.–Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam has announced that an additional 24 wildland firefighters from the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Florida Forest Service will join an interagency federal hand crew of firefighters from the U.S. Forest Service and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to assist wildfire suppression efforts in western […]

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News from the Washington County Chamber of Commerce            ………
By July 21, 2017 Read More →

News from the Washington County Chamber of Commerce ………

Hosting their Third Thursday Luncheon Thursday at the Specialty Center at Northwest Florida Community Hospital in Chipley,  the Washington County Chamber of Commerce announced the June and July recipients of the ‘Yard of the Month’ award.   Receiving the June award were Tommy and Wayne Hardy:   Recipient of the July award was Inez Gore: […]

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By July 21, 2017 Read More →

Holmes County Woman killed in crash Thursday morning ……..

The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) reports that 25-year-old Kristin King of Bonifay was killed in a crash on U.S. 90 early Thursday morning.  She was driving 2013 Hyundai Elantra.   According to the FHP,  King was westbound on U.S. 90 and apparently drove off the roadway and onto the southern grass shoulder and then into […]

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HINTS FOR HOMEBUYERS:  Three Important Things To Know        ……..
By July 21, 2017 Read More →

HINTS FOR HOMEBUYERS: Three Important Things To Know ……..

(NAPSI)—Buying a home is both a gratifying experience and challenging endeavor. This is especially the case this season. A healthy U.S. economy and steady job growth are translating to robust demand at a time when housing supply is insufficient in much of the country. Although the National Association of Realtors® is still anticipating this to […]

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By July 20, 2017 Read More →

CHIPOLA PLAYERS NAMED TO FCSAA ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM ………

TALLAHASSEE – A total of 40 Chipola College student-athletes have been named to the Florida College Activities Association All-Academic Team.   Team members achieved a minimum 3.0 grade point average with at least 18 college credit hours in the 2016-17 academic year. Several athletes on the list have graduated from Chipola.   Chipola All-Academic Team […]

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