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Washington County Youth Fair starts Feb. 26th – …….

The Washington County Youth Fair has been an annual tradition in our county since the 1970’s. In a conversation with Addison Prescott, 4-H Agent Julie Pigott Dillard learned that the fair originated as the Northwest Florida Dairy Show where Prescott exhibited dairy cattle. Originally held at Shiver’s Park, the show was held under lights brought… Read More »

News from the American Lung Association ……..

American Lung Association inaugural LUNG FORCE ‘State of Lung Cancer’ Finds that Florida Can do More to Reduce the Toll of Lung Cancer   WHAT: The American Lung Association is releasing the results of its first annual LUNG FORCE “State of Lung Cancer” report, which brings together national and state-specific data to show how the toll… Read More »

BCF to host Evangelism Conference March 12th ………..

On Monday, March 12, The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville will host the West Florida Evangelism Conference in the R. G. Lee Chapel from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. The theme for this year’s conference is “Engaging in Gospel Conversations” and includes a free steak dinner for those that make reservations.   The… Read More »

March is Florida Archaeology Month 2018 ……..

‘Prehistoric Pensacola’ will be presented March 1st at ArchaeoCafe in Pensacola.     Thursday, Mar 1, 2018 ArchaeoCafé- Prehistoric Pensacola Time: 5:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Region: Northwest Location: Perfect Plain Brewing Company, 50 E. Garden St., Pensacola    Join us for our next ArchaeoCafé at Perfect Plain Brewing Company to hear Dr. Ramie Gougeon discuss his latest… Read More »

Hurricane-Resistant Trees ………….

Provided by UF/IFAS Pine snapped by hurricane Trees felled by hurricanes cause tremendous damage. They bring down power lines, destroy property, and injure humans. Because of this, some people choose not to replace their downed trees. But this thinking can be misguided: we need trees now more than ever. Trees have many proven benefits. They:… Read More »

Devotion by Sharon Cooper ……………

 God Loves Us 1 John 4:9 —  In this was manifested the love of God toward us, because that God sent his only begotten son into the world, that we might love through him.   God loves each and every one of us. He gives us hope when there seems to be no hope. When… Read More »

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 »