Family Dollar Distribution Center in Marianna, Florida Now Hiring Management Team
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Family Dollar Distribution Center in Marianna, Florida Now Hiring Management Team

The Family Dollar Distribution Center in Marianna, Florida currently has openings for a Supervisor, Facilities Manager and Department Manager.   Family Dollar Distribution Center is recruiting for these management positions, as well as qualified shift employees, with a great starting pay well above minimum wage, full benefits at no cost to the employee and a […]

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MSBU Advisory Committee moves forward with plan to upgrade lighting on Boulevard ……….

Committee members want to improve the appearance of the community.   by Kathy Foster   In a three-hour meeting Tuesday night the four-member Sunny Hills MSBU Advisory Committee told county commissioners they recommended replacing 124 street lights along the Boulevard with LED lights, straightening any leaning light poles and pressure washing the poles already in […]

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Washington County BOCC sets final millage, budget and MSBU budget …….

Meeting in a special session Tuesday night the Washington County Board of County Commissioners approved a 2017-218 budget of $23,465,468 in a 4-1 vote, with Commissioner Todd Abbott casting the lone dissenting vote.   Following the meeting, Abbott said he voted “no” because he wanted a 3 percent wage increase for county employees and the […]

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Health Wellness Fair for Seniors held at NFCH ……….
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Health Wellness Fair for Seniors held at NFCH ……….

Senior citizens from this area turned out in force Tuesday morning to participate in the Wellness Fair hosted at Northwest Florida Community Hospital in Chipley.   Service providers from agencies throughout the Panhandle were present to provide information on the various agencies and what they had to offer.   Pushing for health awareness for those […]

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CHS Project Graduation meeting set for Sept. 25th ……
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CHS Project Graduation meeting set for Sept. 25th ……

A meeting for Chipley High School Class of 2018 Project Graduation will be held Monday, September 25,  at 5:30 p.m. in the CHS library for all senior students and parents.   This will be a “working session” to prepare for upcoming events and activities.   Participation from all who can attend is needed and greatly […]

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August Unemployment ………….

 Florida’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 4.0 percent in August 2017, down 0.1 percentage point from July 2017 and down 0.9 percentage point from a year ago. There were 408,000 jobless Floridian’s out of a labor force of 10,095,000. Florida’s seasonally adjusted nonagricultural employment was 8,649,900 in August 2017 an increase of 20,100 jobs over […]

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Auditions being held Sept. 25th & 26th for ‘Crimes of the Heart’ ……..
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Auditions being held Sept. 25th & 26th for ‘Crimes of the Heart’ ……..

Performances will be Dec. 1st – 17th.   Open Auditions for Crimes of the Heart Monday, Sept. 25  and Tuesday, Sept. 26 7:00 pm at Kaleidoscope Theatre Excellent Roles for 4 Young Women and 2 Young Men CRIMES OF THE HEARTSDirected by Doug Gilliland Performances: December 1-17. 2017 The scene is Hazlehurst, Mississippi, where the three Magrath […]

Exploring Opportunities in Agritourism in Northwest Florida Sept. 30th ………
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Exploring Opportunities in Agritourism in Northwest Florida Sept. 30th ………

UF IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center 155 Research Road – Quincy, FL 32351 Saturday, September 30, 2017 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM Eastern Time Eventbrite Registration Call 850-875-7100 for more information Author: admin – webmaster@ifas.ufl.edu

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Five Everyday Reasons You Need To Know Math ………
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Five Everyday Reasons You Need To Know Math ………

(NAPSI)—Many people may shy away from the subject of math, but it is important to understand math as it plays an instrumental role in making good financial decisions. A new University of Phoenix® survey found that 28 percent of respondents reported they were not confident that their current math skills are strong enough to succeed […]

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GOV. SCOTT: VISIT FLORIDA TO MARKET THE SUNSHINE STATE FOLLOWING IRMA ………

ORANGE PARK, Fla.—Today, Governor Rick Scott directed VISIT FLORIDA to launch an aggressive new marketing campaign to highlight Florida following Hurricane Irma. Last year, Florida welcomed a record of nearly 113 million visitors to the state. In 2017, Florida is working to break this record and welcome more than 120 million visitors. The campaign will […]

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