Rex Lumber awards Chipola Engineering Tech Scholarships            ……….
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Rex Lumber awards Chipola Engineering Tech Scholarships ……….

MARIANNA— Rex Lumber established the Robert and Kathryn McRae scholarship fund to help students planning to pursue an A.S. degree in Engineering Technology or the Pneumatics, Hydraulics, and Motors Certificate program at Chipola College.   Rex Lumber officials recently visited the college to meet this year’s scholarship recipients. All of the students expressed their gratitude […]

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VISIT FLORIDA Begins Phase Two of Post-Irma Marketing ………

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, VISIT FLORIDA announced the start of phase two of its Post-Irma marketing efforts to ensure visitors see for themselves that the state’s destinations are open for business following Hurricane Irma. The second phase will consist of TV broadcast, print, transit and digital billboard ads that will be seen in Florida’s top […]

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Gov. Scott Directs FDOT to Examine Interstate Improvements From I-75/Florida Turnpike Interchange to Florida-Georgia Border ………

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott directed the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) to begin examining ways to help expedite evacuation routes from the I-75/ Florida Turnpike Interchange near Wildwood to the Florida-Georgia border during times of emergencies such as hurricanes. FDOT’s report will be submitted in January 2018.   Governor Scott said, “In […]

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Statement by Florida Commissioner of Agriculture on First Citrus Crop Forecast of the Season ……..

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam released the following statement today after the U.S. Department of Agriculture released its initial citrus crop forecast for the 2017-2018 season: “Hurricane Irma’s path could not have been more lethal to Florida citrus. I am concerned that today’s forecast does not accurately estimate the damages […]

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Wausau seeks ‘Trunk or Treat’ hosts ……….

Trunk or Treat Participants Needed. Bring your best-decorated trunk and candy for the kids. You can also make a game to play at your trunk. Tuesday, Oct. 31, from 6:00 until 7:30 p.m. at the Possum Palace in Wausau, FL. Best Trunk will be presented a trophy. Contact 850-388-6200 to register.

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Obituary for Joshua Aaron Carmichael ………..

Joshua Aaron Carmichael, age 28, of Bonifay, Florida passed away October 10, 2017, at his home. He was born October 10, 1989, in Marianna, Florida. Joshua was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, James Aaron Budd, paternal grandmother, Jimmie Lorene Smith and paternal grandfather, Joe Earl Carmichael. Joshua is survived by his parents, Joe […]

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Obituary for Jeffery A. Aufenthie               …….
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Obituary for Jeffery A. Aufenthie …….

Jeffery A. Aufenthie, age 55 of Chipley, passed from this life on October 7, 2017. Jeff was born on April 10, 1962, in Rochester, Minnesota to Bill and Betty Aufenthie. He was an electrician by trade and was a resident of the Florida panhandle since 1996. He loved his family, but most of all his […]

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Graceville, Florida Prepares For 37th Annual ‘Harvest Festival’ on Saturday, October 21, 2017
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Graceville, Florida Prepares For 37th Annual ‘Harvest Festival’ on Saturday, October 21, 2017

Thousands of attendees from all over the Southeast United States attended one of the biggest little festivals in the region on October 15, 2016, as Graceville Florida celebrated their ‘Harvest Festival’, as seen in these photos by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida. Sunny Autumn skies and balmy breezes […]

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Chipley Garden Club Falls Into October              …….
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Chipley Garden Club Falls Into October …….

Chipley Garden Club’s October meeting was held on Wednesday, October 4 at the home of Gweneth and Wade Collins.   President Debbie Mitchell kicked off the meeting welcoming two new members. Club members then discussed plans for youth projects at Kate Smith Elementary School, participating in the Chipley Christmas Festival, decorating for the Farm & […]

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Cottondale man injured in Jackson County crash ……….

The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) reports that Cottondale resident Charles Clark, 51, received minor injuries in an Oct. 10th crash at US 231 and County Road 162.   The FHP reports that Larry George, 54 of Chattahoochee, Florida, was traveling northbound on US Hwy 231 in a 1996 Honda and preparing to turn left onto […]

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