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Rep. Doug Broxson and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Officials Plan Workshop on Bears in Santa Rosa County …….

Tuesday, June 28th in Navarre.   MIDWAY – Due to the continued rise in bear encounters in Santa Rosa County, Representative Doug Broxson (R–Midway) and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) are hosting a public workshop for area residents to learn how to prevent bear activity around their homes and property. With the […]

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Is Megalodon Still Alive? …….

It was the most fearsome creature ever to inhabit the planet; a 70-foot, fifty-ton prehistoric Great White shark. Its jaws were large enough to devour an elephant whole and were filled with 7-inch razor-sharp teeth. And if that doesn’t scare you, consider this – Carcharodon Megalodon may still be out there, inhabiting the unexplored deep […]

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Chipley, Florida Celebrates Annual Watermelon Festival ……….
By June 25, 2016 Read More →

Chipley, Florida Celebrates Annual Watermelon Festival ……….

Sunny skies, balmy breezes and country music combined to provide a backdrop for the 60th Annual Watermelon Festival in Chipley, Florida on Friday, June 24, the first of two days of celebration of the prolific cucurbit. On Friday, the staff of Real Florida Magazine spent the day behind the scenes and, for the tenth time […]

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POINTERS FOR PARENTS ……..
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POINTERS FOR PARENTS ……..

Four Tips For Protecting Your Family From Fire   (NAPSI)—According to the National Fire Protection Association, more than 350,000 home fires occur each year—but you can help your family stay safe. Fire Safety Suggestions Keep your family safe by: 1. Having at least one fire alarm on each floor of the house and in each […]

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By June 25, 2016 Read More →

Obituary for Marjorie Padgett Sangaree ……..

Marjorie Padgett Sangaree, 87, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 24, 2016 in her Chipley home after a long illness. She had lived in Chipley since 1963, when she moved with her family from Marianna.   Marjorie was preceded in death by her husband, Will B. Sangaree, Jr., and her brother, Glenn E. Padgett, M.D. […]

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By June 25, 2016 Read More →

Obituary for Edward Ray ……..

Robert Edward Ray, age 67, passed from this life into eternal rest on Monday, June 20, 2016. He was born in Jackson, MI on January 26, 1949 to the late James Ray and Mae (Sikes) Ray. Robert was a member of the DAV and a proud lifetime member of the NRA.   He is survived […]

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Obituary for Evelyn Marie Caudill ……..
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Obituary for Evelyn Marie Caudill ……..

Evelyn Marie Caudill went peacefully on June 18,2016 to be with the Lord. She was born in Manila, PA on March 11,1929.   She is preceded in death by her parents Alonzo and Della Beckman and 10 brothers and sisters.   She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Curtis H.; son Curtis E., daughter […]

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Washington County BOCC works through long agenda rather quickly ……
By June 24, 2016 Read More →

Washington County BOCC works through long agenda rather quickly ……

After moving through their workshop agenda on Wednesday, Washington County Commissioners rather quickly approved Thursday’s long agenda.   by Kathy Foster   Without much discussion at their Thursday regular monthly meeting commissioners took the following actions:    Heard from one county resident concerning the GreenHead Road which she expects to be back in bad shape […]

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DHSMV BRINGS BACK THE ARRIVE ALIVE PLATE
By June 24, 2016 Read More →

DHSMV BRINGS BACK THE ARRIVE ALIVE PLATE

~FHP patrol cars will again feature “Arrive Alive” front license plates~   TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) has unveiled the newest version of its “Arrive Alive” license plate that will be featured as the front license plate of Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) vehicles. As the state’s authority […]

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By June 24, 2016 Read More →

Obituary for Dorothy M. Whitfield ………

Mrs. Dorothy M. Whitfield, 76 of Chipley, FL went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 in the Southeast Alabama Medical Center of Dothan, AL, surrounded by her loving family. Dorothy was a native of Augusta, Georgia and resided in Chipley, FL for numerous years. She was of the Baptist Faith […]

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