Three Tips To Get The Job You’ve Always Wanted        ……..
By June 29, 2016 Read More →

Three Tips To Get The Job You’ve Always Wanted ……..

by Catherine Fisher, Career Expert (NAPSI)—We spend an average of 45 years in the workplace. Are you doing what you love? Is it time to take a step back and evaluate if your job is really the right one for you? Do you want to learn more about what other opportunities are out there? The […]

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Department of Health Daily Zika Update Related Microcephaly Case Confirmed in Florida         ……..
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Department of Health Daily Zika Update Related Microcephaly Case Confirmed in Florida ……..

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, the Florida Department of Health confirmed the first Zika-related case of microcephaly in a child born in Florida whose mother had a travel-related case of Zika. The mother, a citizen of Haiti, came to Florida to deliver her baby. The department is working with the family to connect the child to […]

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HHS calls on center for innovation to accelerate Zika vaccine development …….

To accelerate development of a Zika vaccine, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) will begin developing a vaccine using its Center for Innovation in Advanced Development and Manufacturing (CIADM) in Baltimore, Maryland. With funding and direction from ASPR’s Biomedical Advanced Research and Development […]

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Governor Rick Scott Highlights Anti-Human Trafficking Efforts        ……..
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Governor Rick Scott Highlights Anti-Human Trafficking Efforts ……..

MIAMI, Fla. – Yesterday, Governor Rick Scott highlighted efforts to fight human trafficking in the Florida First budget, including $6.8 million for safe homes and service providers across the state for victims of human trafficking and other services. Governor Scott also highlighted an additional $2.3 million for the PACE Center for Girls to fund an […]

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Locals attend National Rural Electric Cooperative Youth Tour        ……..
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Locals attend National Rural Electric Cooperative Youth Tour ……..

GRACEVILLE – Lauren Kinman of Chipley and Seth Alday of Altha were among nearly 1,700 high school students from 43 states who participated in the National Rural Electric Cooperative Youth Tour held June 11-16, 2016, in Washington, D.C. Kinman and Alday were sponsored by West Florida Electric Cooperative (WFEC) and represented Chipley High School (Kinman) […]

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Gag grouper recreational harvest closing in 4-county Gulf region …….

Gag grouper recreational harvest will close in state waters off the coasts of Franklin, Wakulla, Jefferson and Taylor counties July 1, with the last day of harvest June 30.   The gag grouper recreational harvest season in Gulf of Mexico state waters, not including Franklin, Jefferson, Wakulla and Taylor counties, opened June 1 and will […]

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CHIPOLA HOSTS STEM CHALLENGE       ……..
By June 28, 2016 Read More →

CHIPOLA HOSTS STEM CHALLENGE ……..

Chipola College was the host site of a Summer STEM Challenge sponsored by the Panhandle Area Educational Consortium in partnership with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.     Here, Chipola science professor Dr. Jeff Bodart works with Graceville High School junior Denzeal Boyd. Area high school students got a chance to learn about drones during three-day event. […]

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News from Gulf Power          ………
By June 28, 2016 Read More →

News from Gulf Power ………

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VA Brings Mental Health Support Closer To Home For Rural         ………
By June 28, 2016 Read More →

VA Brings Mental Health Support Closer To Home For Rural ………

(NAPSI)—When Jesse* moved back to North Carolina after serving in the Vietnam War, he grew out his hair and pretended to be a war protester. “I didn’t want to say I was a Marine,” he said. He struggled with depression and feelings of shame. Later, nightmares got worse and other signs of post-traumatic stress disorder […]

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Obituary for Edward Lee Johns ……..

Edward Lee Johns, age 60 of Fountain, passed from this life on June 26, 2016 at his residence. Edward was born on September 12, 1955 in Panama City, Florida to Charlie Eugene Johns and Annie Corene Finch. He was a lifelong resident of the panhandle and was a carpenter by trade. He was preceded in […]

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