AAA: FLORIDA GAS PRICES DRIFT LOWER …………
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AAA: FLORIDA GAS PRICES DRIFT LOWER …………

TAMPA, Fla. (August 14, 2017) — Prices at the pump are holding steady, declining only fractions of a penny over the weekend. Florida gas prices averaged $2.27 on Sunday. The state average is 2 cents less than last week, 19 cents more than last year. The most expensive gas price averages in Florida are in West Palm Beach-Boca Raton ($2.36), Gainesville ($2.31), and […]

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Wausau Town Council looking for new attorney …….
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Wausau Town Council looking for new attorney …….

Current attorney Jeff Goodman tells council he will no longer be able to represent the town after the end of August.   by Kathy Foster   Goodman was present at last week’s meeting of the Wausau Town Council to thank the council for their good wishes for his upcoming appointment as Judge in the 14th […]

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Special Magistrate finds for Washington County ………

Three county property owners were given limited time to clean up land or face hefty fines.   by Kathy Foster    Presenting photos and figures to support the Washington County’s position in taking action against the three land owners,  Code Enforcement Officer Cheryl Pingitore brought the allegations before Special Magistrate H. Matthew Fuqua last week.   […]

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Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott Invite K-12 Students to Participate in 2017 Hispanic Heritage Month Contests ………….

~ Student winners will earn a four-year Florida College Plan scholarship ~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. –  Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott have announced the 2017 Hispanic Heritage Month contests for students and educators. Florida K-12 students are invited to participate in the essay and art contests. Parents, students, teachers and principals are also invited […]

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Cash for Your Classroom …………
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Cash for Your Classroom …………

Pre-kindergarten, elementary, middle and high school teachers can grow the budgets for their classrooms by teaching their students about agriculture. Florida Farm Bureau Federation is offering multiple $250 mini-grants to certified Florida educators who are engaged in classroom instruction at the pre-K to 12th grade levels for the 2017-18 school year. Grants of up to $250 […]

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Gulf gray triggerfish fall season announced ……..

 Gray triggerfish will open in Gulf of Mexico state waters Sept. 1 through 4, Sept. 9 and 10, Oct. 7 and 8, and Oct. 14 and 15 for recreational harvest. During this season opening, the Gulf state waters minimum size limit is 14 inches fork length and the daily bag limit is two per person, […]

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Three Intermediate Beekeeping classes …….

The UF/IFAS Extension Panhandle Agriculture Team is pleased to offer three intermediate level beekeeping classes.    These classes will be offered via interactive web-conferencing at a number of Extension Offices across North Florida and will be taught by state and nationally recognized specialists.  This summer series will be Thursday evenings from 6-7:30 pm Central Time, 7-8:30 pm […]

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FDOT announces bridge maintenance operations on U.S. 90 ……..
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FDOT announces bridge maintenance operations on U.S. 90 ……..

    Chipley– Drivers will encounter lane restrictions on U.S. 90 in Holmes and Washington counties on the followings days and at the following times as crews perform routine bridge maintenance.     Washington County:   ·        *  U.S. 90 over Cypress Slough, approximately one mile east of the Washington/Holmes county line– Traffic will […]

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Marine Corps PLC meeting set at Chipola ………..
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Marine Corps PLC meeting set at Chipola ………..

MARIANNA—Chipola College invites students interested in becoming a commissioned officer in the U.S. Marine Corps to attend a meeting at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 23, in Building Z, Room 201, on the Chipola campus. Students will learn how they can enroll in a bachelor’s degree program at Chipola and earn a commission as a second […]

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Panhandle Pioneer Settlement offers new W. S. “Duck” series of knives for sale ……..
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Panhandle Pioneer Settlement offers new W. S. “Duck” series of knives for sale ……..

Knives designed by Mr. Willard Smith   These custom designed, double edged duck head shaped knives are a must have for cutlery and outdoor enthusiasts alike. Our knives are uniquely shaped like a ducks head with a cutting edge on either side of the duck’s bill for easy cutting in both directions. These units are […]

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