RMS hosts Family Involvement Night ……….

RMS hosts Family Involvement Night ……….

At Roulhac Middle School in Chipley Thursday evening it was all about providing entertainment the entire family could enjoy.   Students and adults enjoyed the Corn Hole Tournament hosted at the middle school campus, as well as the other games and goodies available to those attending.   Photo Highlights            

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2nd Annual ‘Spring Fling’ at Roulhac Middle School on Thursday, April 20, 2017

2nd Annual ‘Spring Fling’ at Roulhac Middle School on Thursday, April 20, 2017

Roulhac Middle School held the Second Annual ‘Spring Fling’ on the school campus in Downtown Chipley, Florida on Thursday, April 20, featuring a Cornhole Tournament, as seen in these photos by Real Florida Media, a subsidiary of The Goulding Agency in Chipley, Florida. Washington County Superintendent of Schools Joe Taylor attended the event, along with […]

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WHP Daily Brief – Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni Visits the White House | Obamacare Repeal Shows Signs of LifePeople

WHP Daily Brief – Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni Visits the White House | Obamacare Repeal Shows Signs of LifePeople

White House Press Daily Brief Italian PM Visits the White House Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni met with President Donald Trump at the White House on Thursday. The two heads of state had an extended bilateral meeting and a joint press conference where they each took questions. Major themes of the U.S.-Italy relationship: – NATO […]

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Two county commissioners attend hearing on unit plan updates for Falling Waters State Park …….

Two county commissioners attend hearing on unit plan updates for Falling Waters State Park …….

Washington County Commissioners Todd Abbott and Alan Bush took time out of their schedules Wednesday evening to look at projected management plans updates for Falling Waters State Park located in Washington County.   by Kathy Foster   The purpose of the meeting was to receive public input on proposed improvement and facilities at the park. […]

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DYW participant receives FULL TUITION SCHOLARSHIP to Troy University ………..!

DYW participant receives FULL TUITION SCHOLARSHIP to Troy University ………..!

Distinguished Young Women of Washington County is proud to announce that, Class of 2017 participant, Faith Padgett, has received the Chancellor’s scholarship to Troy University. Faith participated in the DYW Class of 2017 program in September, and through her participation in the DYW program and academic achievements, she was recently awarded a full tuition scholarship […]

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Tickets on Sale Now for Steel Magnolias ……….

Chipley, Florida—The Spanish Trail Playhouse will hold three performances of the play Steel Magnolias on Friday, May 12; Saturday, May 13 and Sunday, May 14. The play will be at 7:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 2:00 p.m. on Sunday at the Spanish Trail Playhouse (Historic Chipley High School) located at 680 Second Street […]

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CHIPOLA PRESENTS ‘AN EVENING OF CABARET’ ………

MARIANNA—The Chipola College sophomore music students will present, “An Evening of Cabaret” on Friday, April 21, at 6 p.m. in the Center for the Arts, Experimental Theatre.   The public is invited to come enjoy the taste of a sweet dessert and the sounds of selected Chipola voice, piano and instrumental majors as they perform […]

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Florida Forest Service offers solutions for non-native invasive grass, Cogongrass ……….

Florida Forest Service offers solutions for non-native invasive grass, Cogongrass ……….

As you enjoy the budding trees and blooming flowers of spring, you may also notice patches of fluffy, white tufts in yards and on roadsides. Unlike the welcomed blooms of wildflowers and trees, Florida Forest Service’s Walton County Senior Forester, Thomas Moss warns these white clumps are thousands of seeds of a non-native, invasive grass […]

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Volunteer Opportunity For Veterans …………

Volunteer Opportunity For Veterans …………

(NAPSI)—The nation’s nearly 22 million veterans may not be aware of a volunteer opportunity that continues on the tradition of purpose, camaraderie and service to the country and community: becoming a volunteer firefighter. Why Volunteer in the Fire Service Many veterans find joining a local fire department involves values they can uniquely appreciate, such as […]

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Obituary for Don M. Finch …….

Don M. Finch, age 74 of Chipley, FL passed from this life on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on February 28, 1943 in Vernon, FL to the late Nolan J. Finch and Edna Ruth (Gillis) Finch. Mr. Finch has been a resident of the Chipley […]

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CHIPOLA BRAIN BOWL FINISHES SECOND IN STATE TOURNAMENT ………..

CHIPOLA BRAIN BOWL FINISHES SECOND IN STATE TOURNAMENT ………..

PANAMA CITY—Chipola College Blue finished runner-up at the Florida College System Activities Association State Brain Bowl Tournament at Gulf Coast College, March 30–April 1.   Chipola lost to long-time rival Valencia College in the finals 605-320. Chipola held a 190-125 lead through 12 questions, but was unable to hold on for the win.   Chipola […]

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Single vehicle crash sends man to hospital ……..

Forty-two year old Donnie Calhoun of Bonifay, Florida  was admitted to Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola April 20th following a crash on State Road 20 in Walton County at 10:18 a.m.,  according to a press release issued by the Florida Highway Patrol.   The FHP reports that Calhoun was eastbound on SR 20 when due […]

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Vernon man arrested on multiple charges ……..

Vernon man arrested on multiple charges ……..

(Chipley, FL; April 20, 2017) – Washington County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Vernon man following traffic stop.   At approximately 12:30 a.m. on April 20, Deputy Curtis French conducted a traffic stop on S.R. 77 for traffic infraction. During the stop, Deputy French observed a syringe on the floorboard of the vehicle. […]

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Agricultural Law Enforcement Officers Apprehend Emmanuel Saint Fleur, Wanted Murder Suspect at Interstate Rest Stop ……….

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.– Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that officers with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Office of Agricultural Law Enforcement arrested wanted murder suspect Emmanuel Saint Fleur after he passed through an agriculture interdiction station on Interstate 10 in Madison County. Fleur was wanted by the Miami Gardens […]

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Chipola Athletic Awards & Sophomore Days …………….

Chipola College student-athletes have won numerous awards this week. AWARDS: SOFTBALL: Conference awards were announced yesterday and the Lady Indians won the following: · Conference Coach-of-the Year: Belinda & Jimmy Hendrix · Conference Player-of-the-Year: Barbara Woll · Conference Pitcher-of-the-Year: Krystal Goodman · First Team All-Conference: Debora Ribeiro, Barbara Woll, Jordenne Gaten, Krystal Goodman, Morgan Goree, […]

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Florida Creates Permanent Home for Ridesharing by Overwhelming Support ……….

-CS/HB 221 Passes Florida Senate, Heads to Governor’s Desk- (Tallahassee, Fla.) – This week the Florida Senate passed Committee Substitute for House Bill 221 by a vote of 36 to 1, establishing a regulatory framework for the operation of transportation network companies (TNCs) in the State of Florida. With more than 40,000 Florida entrepreneurs actively driving […]

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