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Obituary for Shirley Sommer …….

Shirley Sommer, age 89, passed from this life Thursday, July 20, 2017 at her home. She was born in Kankakee, IL on April 24, 1928 to Edward and Dorothy “Lane” Kassman.   Shirley is preceded in death by her parents, her husband; Robert Sommer, two brothers; LeRoy Kassman and Gerald Kassman, and two sisters; Jane […]

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Chamber officials report ‘Certified Sites’ being earmarked in Panhandle ……….
By July 21, 2017 Read More →

Chamber officials report ‘Certified Sites’ being earmarked in Panhandle ……….

Washington County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Ted Everett and Chamber President Darrin Wall updated Chamber members and guests Thursday concerning the work being done to certify three sites in Northwest Florida as ready for business.   By Kathy Foster   Acknowledging that a 70-acre site is already established in Washington County,  Everett said he hopes […]

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News from the Washington County Chamber of Commerce ………
By July 21, 2017 Read More →

News from the Washington County Chamber of Commerce ………

Hosting their Third Thursday Luncheon Thursday at the Specialty Center at Northwest Florida Community Hospital in Chipley,  the Washington County Chamber of Commerce announced the June and July recipients of the ‘Yard of the Month’ award.   Receiving the June award were Tommy and Wayne Hardy:   Recipient of the July award was Inez Gore: […]

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HINTS FOR HOMEBUYERS: Three Important Things To Know ……..
By July 21, 2017 Read More →

HINTS FOR HOMEBUYERS: Three Important Things To Know ……..

(NAPSI)—Buying a home is both a gratifying experience and challenging endeavor. This is especially the case this season. A healthy U.S. economy and steady job growth are translating to robust demand at a time when housing supply is insufficient in much of the country. Although the National Association of Realtors® is still anticipating this to […]

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Real Florida Magazine Interview with Bluegrass Musician Rick Kent 7-19-17
By July 20, 2017 Read More →

Real Florida Magazine Interview with Bluegrass Musician Rick Kent 7-19-17

Real Florida Magazine interview with local bluegrass and country singer-songwriter Rick Kent in downtown Chipley, Florida on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Produced by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida.  See more video clips, photos and interviews at www.RealFloridaMagazine.org and you can also listen to these interviews on FPTC radio, […]

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DeFuniak Springs Municipal Airport to Become Corporate Headquarters for Aviation Support Services Company ……..
By July 20, 2017 Read More →

DeFuniak Springs Municipal Airport to Become Corporate Headquarters for Aviation Support Services Company ……..

20 to 30 new jobs anticipated for the area   DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, Fla. – The City of DeFuniak Springs Municipal Airport will now be the corporate headquarters of ONVOI Global Services (OGS), a company which provides aviation and administrative support services to various government agencies. Corporate officials anticipate a growth of 20-25 new jobs in […]

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By July 20, 2017 Read More →

Chipley High School 2017 Varsity Football Schedule ……..

Games start August 17th.   8/17           Blountstown       (Classic)               Home         7:00 PM 8/25           Marianna                                         Away         7:00 PM 9/1             Graceville                                        Home         7:00 PM 9/8             Bozeman                                          Home         7:00 PM 9/15           Vernon                                             Away         7:00 PM 9/22           Cottondale                                       Away         7:00 PM 9/29           OPEN 10/6           Freeport                                          Home         7:00 PM 10/13         Baker  ** Homecoming                 Home         7:00 PM 10/20         Walton                                             Away         7:00 PM […]

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By July 20, 2017 Read More →

Vernon High School 2017 Jr. Varsity and Varsity Football Schedules …….

Play starts Aug. 18th.   2017 Junior Varsity Football Schedule       Opponent                               Date                                        Location                     Time   Port St. Joe                              Aug. 31st                                  Home                          7:00 CT   Liberty Co.                               Sept. 7th                                  Home                          6:00 CT   Blountstown                            Sept. 14th                                Away                           6:00 CT   Baker                                       Sept. 21st                                 Away                           6:00 CT   Graceville                                Oct. […]

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A local church burglary leads to two arrests; one remains at-large ……..
By July 19, 2017 Read More →

A local church burglary leads to two arrests; one remains at-large ……..

A Vernon couple has been taken into custody after a reported church burglary, but one suspect remains at-large. Liberty Church located at 3983 Creek Road in Vernon reported their food pantry had been broken into and several items were stolen. Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded and initiated an investigation after observing the exterior door to […]

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By July 19, 2017 Read More →

Georgia Woman arrested on drug charges in Chipley …….

On, Friday, July 14, 2017, Chipley Police Officer R. Thomas conducted a traffic stop of maroon Lincoln Town Car for a traffic violation.  Officer Thomas made contact with the driver of the vehicle who was identified as Vivan Davis, 29, of Bainbridge, GA.   During the course of the traffic stop, Officer Thomas utilized his […]

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