BOOK REVIEW: ‘How To Thrive In Troubled Times: Conquer Change And Win’ ……..

Learn what 90% of Americans have no clue about. Be the last person standing in the room by knowing how change affects our emotions and feelings. Conquer Change and Win will show you how to control your reaction to those emotions and feelings that all change always causes. The result will be a happier and […]

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BCF Gathers to Exhort, Stir Up and Send Out …….

BCF Gathers to Exhort, Stir Up and Send Out …….

On November 13-15, representatives from The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville took part in The Florida Baptist Pastor’s Conference and the 155th Annual Meeting of the Florida Baptist State Convention held at Calvary Baptist Church in Clearwater, Fla. The theme for this year’s convention meetings was “Gathering to Exhort, Stir Up, Send Out.” […]

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EPA Recognizes Outstanding Food Recovery Challenge Participants …….

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the accomplishments of 13 organizations and businesses participating in EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge.   In 2015, more than 800 governments, businesses and organizations participated in EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge. Participants include organizations such as grocers, restaurants, educational institutions and sports and entertainment venues, who together kept more than […]

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Keep Your Identity Safe during the Holiday Season ……….

Provided by Your Better Business Bureau serving Northwest Florida The holiday season is in full swing as consumers are shopping for friends and loved ones. As you are hunting both in stores and on line for the best deals on the hottest items this year, scammers are also on the hunt for unsuspecting victims. Whether […]

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Statement by the President on the Passing of Fidel Castro …….

At this time of Fidel Castro’s passing, we extend a hand of friendship to the Cuban people. We know that this moment fills Cubans – in Cuba and in the United States – with powerful emotions, recalling the countless ways in which Fidel Castro altered the course of individual lives, families, and of the Cuban […]

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GOV. RICK SCOTT: DEATH OF FIDEL CASTRO SHOULD USHER IN ERA OF FREEDOM FOR CUBA ……..

NAPLES, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott released the below statement following the death of Fidel Castro. Governor Rick Scott said, “I join Cuban-Americans and Floridians across the country who are incredibly hopeful for the future of Cuba. After decades of oppression, the Cuban people deserve freedom, peace and democracy. I have met so many […]

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President-Elect Donald J. Trump Statement ……..

.”Today, the world marks the passing of a brutal dictator who oppressed his own people for nearly six decades. Fidel Castro’s legacy is one of firing squads, theft, unimaginable suffering, poverty and the denial of fundamental human rights. “While Cuba remains a totalitarian island, it is my hope that today marks a move away from […]

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President-Elect Donald J. Trump Selects Kathleen Troia “KT” McFarland to Serve as Deputy National Security Advisor and Donald F. McGahn as Assistant to the President and White House Counsel …….

President-Elect Donald J. Trump Selects Kathleen Troia “KT” McFarland to Serve as Deputy National Security Advisor and Donald F. McGahn as Assistant to the President and White House Counsel …….

(New York, NY) – President-elect Donald J. Trump has announced his selection of Kathleen Troia “KT” McFarland to serve as Deputy National Security Advisor and Donald F. McGahn to serve as Assistant to the President and White House Counsel. “I am proud that KT has once again decided to serve our country and join my […]

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I-10 crash sends one to hospital …….

The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP)  reports that 29-year-old Ahmad Amir Howard of Tallahassee was transported to Bay Medical Center following a 8:20 a.m. crash Friday on I-10 in Washington County.   According to the FHP report,  22-year-old Megan Joy Chilcoat of Tampa, Florida and Howard were traveling west on I-10 approximately two miles east of […]

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They’ll Cheer For These Chocolate Cherry Stars …….

They’ll Cheer For These Chocolate Cherry Stars …….

(NAPSI)—You’ll really shine whenever you serve family and friends these Chocolate Cherry Stars. They’re made with maraschino cherries, characterized by a bright, uniform color and fruity flavor with a hint of almond, which makes them an excellent part of this recipe, devised by Carol Kicinski of Simply Gluten-Free. Chocolate Cherry Stars cook: 30 mins serves: […]

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Get to know Florida’s birds …….

Get to know Florida’s birds …….

RED COCKADED WOODPECKER This woodpecker’s name may suggest that its main feature is red feathers on its head, but don’t count on seeing it. The red “cockade” on the side of the head is found only on males of this federally listed endangered species, and is usually only visible during breeding season. The species is […]

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President-Elect Donald J. Trump Speaks with Additional Foreign Leaders ……..

President-Elect Donald J. Trump Speaks with Additional Foreign Leaders ……..

(New York, NY) – President-elect Donald J. Trump has spoken to additional foreign leaders in recent days, who offered their congratulations. Prime Minister of Greece, Alexis Tsipras Prime Minister of Hungary, Viktor Orbán President of Panama, Juan Carlos Varela Rodríguez President of Slovenia, Borut Pahor Prime Minister of Sweden, Stefan Löfven

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Obituary for Robert L. Strickland ……..

Robert L. Strickland, age 80 of Chipley, went home to be with the Lord on November 24, 2016 at Flowers Hospital in Dothan, Alabama. Robert was born on August 5, 1936 in Chipley, Florida to Charles Daniel Strickland and Sara Rebecca Moody. He owned and operated U.S. Tank Company and was a lifelong resident of […]

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Obituary for Calvin Tate …….

Calvin Tate, age 70 of Chipley, Florida, passed from this life on November 25, 2016 at his home surrounded by loving family. Calvin was born on December 14, 1945 in Coffee County, Alabama to Charlie Tate and Barbara Mae Avery. He served in the United States Army Reserve and worked as an Auto Mechanic. He […]

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Obituary for Ephraim Walcott ……..

Ephraim Walcott was born October 3, 1941, in Trelawny, Jamaica, to the late Radford and Leanora Walcott. He later moved to the United States, New Jersey, by the way of London, England. Ephraim was a certified electrician with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. He traveled to various cities throughout the United States, even venturing out […]

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BOCC agrees to turn over Old Courthouse Annex to Sheriff’s Department …….

BOCC agrees to turn over Old Courthouse Annex to Sheriff’s Department …….

by Kathy Foster   Washington County Board of County Commissioners agreed Tuesday to a request from outgoing Washington County Sheriff Bobby Haddock and incoming Sheriff Kevin Crews that they will ultimately make the old courthouse annex  available to the Sheriff’s Department.   Commissioners also responded positively  to a second request from Haddock to rehab the […]

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