Chipola plays Gulf Coast tonight …………

MARIANNA— Chipola basketball hosts Gulf Coast in the last home game of the season Saturday, Feb. 24. The games are billed as Pink Cares and Sophomore Night. The women’s game tips off at 5:30 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 7:30 p.m.   The Indians came out on top in their first two meetings… Read More »

Washington County Farm Bureau Annual Spaghetti Supper

   The Washington County Farm Bureau will hold their annual Spaghetti Supper in conjunction with the Washington County Youth Fair again this year.  The supper will be at the Washington County Agricultural Center March 2nd, 2018, from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm.  Tickets are $6 for adults and $4 for children under 12.  Advanced tickets… Read More »

ArtKidDoo Welcomes Children on April 14 for a Celebration of the Arts ………

 Early Learning Coalition of Northwest Florida will host 6th Annual Children’s Art Festival Chipley, Fla. – The 6th Annual ArtKidDoo will be held on Saturday, April 14, in Chipley’s Shivers Park from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. ArtKidDoo is a collaborative effort among the Early Learning Coalition of Northwest Florida, child care providers, local businesses,… Read More »

Pesticide Licensing and Renewal opportunities ……….

  If you need to obtain a Right-of-Way, Ornamental & Turf, Natural Areas or Aquatic pesticide applicator certification plan on coming to Crestview on Feb 26 or Mar 1.   If you need to earn CEUs to renew any of these categories or CORE, Limited Lawn and Ornamental, Commercial Lawn and Ornamental, Private Ag, or… Read More »

Chipola Theatre recognized by FCSAA ………….

The Florida College System Activities Association recently recognized Chipola College Theatre for the Fall production of The Female Odd Couple.   The FCSAA respondent said, “FCSAA pins were awarded for high honors to the two student actors who did much of the heavy-lifting in driving the story and managing the hilarity: Ashleigh Braswell and Mary… Read More »

Propagation Methods- Air Layering ………………..

Have you ever wanted to try new propagation methods in the garden?  Maybe air layering is for you! Courtesy of UF/IFAS   Created by John Terry, UF/IFAS Clay County Master Gardener.   Materials Needed Sphagnum moss and optional rooting hormone A sharp knife Alcohol swabs Water and a container to moisten the moss Aluminum Foil… Read More »

BBB® Foundation accepting entries for the 13th annual Torch Awards for Ethics Program ……..

 Your Better Business Bureau® Foundation of Northwest Florida is looking for businesses and charities to participate in its 13th Annual Torch Award for Ethics program. Self-nominations are encouraged. The Torch Award publicly recognizes businesses and charities that maintain a solid commitment to conducting their business practices in an ethical manner. BBB Accreditation is not required to… Read More »

Obituary for Linda Gail Mims ………

Mrs. Linda Gail Mims Messer, age 67, of Bonifay, Florida passed away February 23, 2018, at her home. She was born August 23, 1950, in Opp, Alabama to the late James Joshua Mims and Jewel Canzada Odom Mims.   Mrs. Messer is survived by two sons, Scott Messer and Tamphus Lynn Messer both of Bonifay,… Read More »

Coalition’s Response to Proposed Gun Legislation Packages ………..

The Florida Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence and League of Women Voters of Florida appreciate that Gov. Rick Scott and state legislators are addressing gun reform in the wake of another massacre in our state. However, we have serious concerns regarding their proposals and offer to meet with Gov. Scott and incoming Senate President Bill Galvano to discuss better… Read More »

Gov. Scott Announces Major Action Plan to Keep Florida Students Safe Following Tragic Parkland Shooting ……….

$500 Million Investment in School Safety and Mental Health (Remarks as Prepared for Delivery) TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Alyssa Alhadeff, Scott Beigel, Martin Duque Anguiano, Nicholas Dworet, Aaron Feis, Jamie Guttenberg, Chris Hixon, Luke Hoyer, Cara Loughran, Gina Montalto, Joaquin Oliver, Alaina Petty, Meadow Pollack, Helena Ramsay, Alexander Schachter, Carmen Schentrup, Peter Wang. Unfortunately, none of… Read More »