Chipley Garden Club donates to libraries ……..

Chipley Garden Club donates to libraries ……..

Rounding out their business year members of the Chipley Garden Club made contributions to the Chipley Library and the library at Kate M. Smith Elementary school recently to provide information for local gardeners and students.   Pictured below at the Chipley Library presentation are (l-r) Debbie Mitchell, Garden Club President, Ranae Rountree, Library Director, and […]

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Gulf Power launches new full-service app …………

Gulf Power launches new full-service app …………

With the increase of smart phones over the last decade, consumers today are spending more time using the latest apps than ever before. It has become a way of life, whether paying bills, looking for a place to eat or making airline reservations. If you want it, there is usually, “an app for that.” To […]

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Covenant Hospice puts out a call for volunteers …….

Covenant Hospice puts out a call for volunteers …….

Every moment is a memory in the making.    

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Preventing Oral Cancer ……….

Preventing Oral Cancer ……….

(NAPSI)—The incidence of oral cancer among young adults is skyrocketing and the reason may surprise many—but so may the solution. The Problem According to research, the culprit is the human papillomavirus (HPV). A recent study in The New England Journal of Medicine revealed that people infected with HPV are 32 times more likely to develop […]

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Obituary for Estell Toole ……..

Estell Toole, age 95 of Chipley, FL went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. She was born on November 5, 1919 to the late Sam and Emma (Merritt) Taylor in Campbelton, FL. Estell is a lifelong resident of the Chipley area and as a member the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church. […]

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Obituary for Bessie Miller Sapp …..

Mrs. Bessie Miller Sapp, age 100, of Bonifay, Florida passed away July 13, 2015 at Doctors Memorial Hospital in Bonifay. She was born March 19, 1915 in Bonifay, Florida to the late Henry and Candis Wilson Miller. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Sapp was preceded in death by her husband Benjamin Harrison Sapp and […]

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Gulf Power troops travel to help restore power after storms rip through Birmingham …………

A storm team of nearly 80 crew and support staff from Gulf Power along with 15 distribution line contractors will leave today to help sister company Alabama Power restore power in the Birmingham, Alabama area. Alabama Power reported that 35,500 customers were without power in the state, including 23,700 in the Birmingham metro area.   […]

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Florida Panhandle Technical College in Chipley, Florida Graduates Practical Nursing Students …………..

Florida Panhandle Technical College in Chipley, Florida Graduates Practical Nursing Students …………..

A standing-room-only crowd packed the Washington County Ag Center in Chipley, Florida on Tuesday, July 14 evening as Florida Panhandle Technical College (formerly Washington-Holmes Technical Center) proudly graduated the Summer 2015 Practical Nursing Class. The graduates took part in the traditional pinning ceremony and, accompanied by cheers from friends and family, proudly accepted their diplomas […]

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TaxWatch Calls for Sentencing Review Following Obama’s Commutation ………

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Statement on President Obama’s commutation of 11 Floridians’ federal prison sentences from Florida TaxWatch, the independent, nonpartisan, nonprofit public policy research group and government watchdog.   Dominic M. Calabro, President and CEO of Florida TaxWatch: “This week, President Obama announced the commutation of 46 nonviolent federal offenders, offering them a second chance. […]

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Chipley Council gets good report card for the 4th of July …….

Police and Council members thanked the public for their cooperation in getting through the July 4th holiday without an incident.   by Kathy Foster   Chipley council members received a thank you note from Chipley Chief of Police Kevin Crews at the meeting Monday night.  Crews said,  “In all my years with the Chipley Police […]

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“Fresh From Florida” Products in Record Number of Stores Worldwide …….

“Fresh From Florida” Products in Record Number of Stores Worldwide …….

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam has announced  that the “Fresh From Florida” retail program, which markets Florida agricultural products, has reached a new record of 12,357 retail stores in 26 countries carrying “Fresh From Florida” products. More than 4,000 of the participating retailers are outside of the United States. In 2014, […]

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Ask Karen: How long can I keep meat in the refrigerator? ……..

Ask Karen: How long can I keep meat in the refrigerator? ……..

How long can I keep meat in the refrigerator? Refrigeration slows but does not prevent bacterial growth. Therefore, it’s important to use food in a timely fashion before it spoils or becomes dangerous. For raw ground meats, poultry, seafood and variety meats (liver, tongue, chitterlings, etc.), refrigerate them only 1 to 2 days before either […]

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CHIPOLA STUDENTS SHOULD APPLY NOW FOR FINANCIAL AID ……..

CHIPOLA STUDENTS SHOULD APPLY NOW FOR FINANCIAL AID ……..

MARIANNA—Students planning to enroll in Fall classes at Chipola College are encouraged to apply for financial aid as soon as possible.   The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application should be completed and all required documents must be received in the Chipola College Financial Aid Office by July 29 in order to use […]

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Paddling Trails look good in the Pensacola/Blackwater trail

Paddling Trails look good in the Pensacola/Blackwater trail

Bordering the Florida-Alabama state line, this segment encompasses several outstanding rivers and it marks the beginning of the Florida Circumnavigation Saltwater Trail at Big Lagoon State Park.                                      20 Locations in Pensacola/Blackwater Location Rating Views Posts Updated Alligator […]

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How To Make The Most Out Of A Hidden Asset …….

How To Make The Most Out Of A Hidden Asset …….

(NAPSI)—If you or someone you care about is among the more than 43 million Americans over the age of 65, you may have access to a source of income you never knew existed—your life insurance policy. How To Access Its Value The way to realize its value is through a process called a “life settlement”; […]

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Obituary for Shirley J. Stanley ……..

Shirley J. Stanley, 64 of Pensacola, went home to be with the Lord on July 12, 2015 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola. Shirley was born on December 13, 1950 in Panama City, Florida to Junior E. and Virginia J. (Morrow) Finch. She worked as a System Analyst for the United States Navy. She was […]

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