LOCAL GARDEN CLUBS ATTEND DISTRICT MEETING          ………..
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LOCAL GARDEN CLUBS ATTEND DISTRICT MEETING ………..

Chipley Garden Club member Linda Pigott receives award.   Sixty eight members of eleven local garden clubs attended the 2017 Florida Federation of Garden Clubs District II Spring Meeting in Sneads, Florida on Tuesday, May 23rd. The meeting was held at First Baptist Church of Sneads with the Sneads Carlisle Rose Garden Club hosting. The […]

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Dr. Dunn Champions Crucial Veterans Legislation ……….

VICTOR Act Improves Veterans’ Access to Organ Transplants WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Neal Dunn, M.D. (FL-02) has introduced legislation to help save veterans’ lives by improving their access to organ transplants. The Veterans Increased Choice for Transplanted Organs and Recovery (VICTOR) Act of 2017 allows veterans who live more than 100 miles from one of […]

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State Preserves More than 5,000 Acres of Environmentally Sensitive Ranch Lands ………..

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.–The Governor and Cabinet has approved the preservation of 5,211 acres of environmentally sensitive ranch lands in Okeechobee and Highlands counties through cost-effective conservation easements, which prevent future development of the land and allow agriculture operations to continue to contribute to Florida’s economy. The purchases are a part of the Rural and Family Lands […]

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Cypress Creek Community Church Food Giveaway June 27th
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Cypress Creek Community Church Food Giveaway June 27th

At the church starting at 8 a.m.  

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MUSIC IN THE MAIN: Jazz with Amanda Mathews, Leeza Beholz, Steve Gilmore, Greg Jett        ……….
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MUSIC IN THE MAIN: Jazz with Amanda Mathews, Leeza Beholz, Steve Gilmore, Greg Jett ……….

Presented by Bay Arts Alliance (BAA) at Panama City Center for the ARTS   Saturday, JUNE 3, 7-9pm Jazz with Amanda Mathews, Leeza Beholz, Steve Gilmore, Greg Jett Members $10  |   Non-Members $15 Purchase Tickets at the Door.   All of our concerts are BYOB, however to drink in the gallery an Adult Beverage […]

‘Pasture Management’ classes being offered           …….
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‘Pasture Management’ classes being offered …….

In both Okaloosa and Walton counties.    

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Click it or Ticket it campaign underway in Jackson County …….

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office will be participating in the Florida Click It or Ticket It Campaign through June 4, 2017.   Sheriff’s deputies will be pro-actively enforcing seat belt violations other traffic infractions during this period.   Remember seat belts are proven to save lives.   The Jackson Sheriff’s Office hopes everyone has a […]

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UF faculty help keep palm trees part of Florida’s fabric ……..

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — When you come to Florida, you anticipate seeing palm trees. They’re part of the Florida landscape – whether they’re native or imported. They also bring in hundreds of millions of dollars a year in sales alone, so Monica Elliott has worked for more than 30 years to make sure they’re healthy. Palms […]

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Volunteer Florida Announces Second Year of Funding For Rural Communities ………..

Tallahassee – Volunteer Florida has announced its second year of funding to help students in Florida’s rural communities succeed in school. The Rural Community Assets Fund (RCAF) will provide grantees with capacity building support so that they can use volunteers in service to students. Volunteer Florida will distribute a total of $100,000; grantees can apply […]

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Mental Health Awareness: The Importance Of Preventative Mental Health And Wellness ……..

(NAPSI)—More Americans need mental health care than many people realize. According to the 2015 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 43.4 million adults dealt with a mental illness over the past year, while a University of Phoenix College of Social Sciences survey found that as many as two-thirds of U.S. adults have personally dealt […]

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