4-H Winter Miami Marine Camp Offered Something For Everyone ………

[Bonifay]  Holmes County 4-Hers and 3 4-H adults started the 2018 New Year by traveling to North Miami, FL to experience a trip of a lifetime. Developed by Miami-Dade, Holmes, Santa Rosa, and a Georgia 4-H Extension Agents for youth across the states of Florida and Georgia to experience life in a setting unlike their… Read More »

Faculty Art going on display at Chipola ……….

MARIANNA—Original works by Chipola adjunct art instructors Melissa Arrant and Mandy Yourick will be on display in the Chipola College Center for the Arts Gallery beginning Jan. 18. A “Meet the Artist” reception will be held at 6 p.m. in the gallery. The opening will coincide with the Artist Series performance of pianist Jason Farnham.… Read More »

Get Help Tapping Talent ……….

(NAPSI)—Employers looking for qualified and highly skilled workers may be missing out on an untapped talent pool-people with disabilities. Individuals with disabilities can offer employers a competitive edge, helping diversify and strengthen their workplaces through creativity, innovation and proven problem-solving. They are also dedicated—studies show that employees with disabilities stay at jobs longer—thus reducing the… Read More »

Obituary for Carl Raymond Bock ……….

Carl Raymond Bock, age 80, passed from this life Sunday, January 14, 2018, at his home. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on September 21, 1937 to Karl and Margarete “Schulz” Bock. Carl retired from the United States Army after serving 20 years during which he served in the Vietnam War and in Korea. He… Read More »

Report Quail and other Wildlife sightings ………….

Northern Bobwhite Quail Sightings Purpose of this Survey: Bobwhite quail occur in Florida but are rarely observed in the wild. Populations of bobwhite quail (Colinus virginianus) are in decline. Over the past 50 years, the bobwhite quail population in Florida has declined by approximately 82 percent. The decline in the number of quail is due… Read More »

Spanish Trail Playhouse announces cast for ‘On Golden Pond’

Chipley, FL (January 15, 2018)—The Spanish Trail Playhouse is currently in full rehearsals for their spring production, On Golden Pond.  Following two successful evenings of auditions, Director Kevin Russell cast the following individuals: Steve Mason as Norman Thayer Jr., Mil Cox as Ethel Thayer, Calvin Booth as Charlie Martin, Teresa Barfield as Chelsea Thayer Wayne, Bryce Etheridge as Billy… Read More »

Mondays with Pete: January 15, 2017

Good day; Smoke from a controlled burn in a forest somewhere north of the bay spread across the calm water like a stinky blanket that had been close to a campfire for a couple of days. My eyes watered and my nose ran a little as I crossed the bridge that rose above the smoke… Read More »