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Officers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) responded shortly before 10 a.m. Wednesday to the area of 2207 Sapp Road in Cottondale near the Jackson and Washington county …

A month after being found guilty of attempted second-degree murder with a firearm, Shawn Thomas Gainey on Wednesday was sentenced to serve 40 years in the Florida Department of Corrections. Gainey …

Members of the towing service industry gathered Monday to honor the life of Bonifay resident Corey Reynolds and to raise awareness about the importance of Florida’s Move Over Law. About 30 …

Gas prices soared upward in the past week, increasing by 18 cents per gallon to reach a new record average of $4.76. In reporting the new worst price ever, AAA — The Auto Club Group also …

Washington County School District has announced the continued participation under the National School Lunch and BreakfastPrograms Community Eligibility Provision for the 2022-2023school …

TALLAHASSEE — Florida Republican Senate leaders Tuesday quickly endorsed House Appropriations Chairman Jay Trumbull, R-Panama City, to succeed Sen. George Gainer, who announced he will not run …

A Chipley man is behind bars after stabbing his nephew in an altercation on June 5. Washington County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) deputies responded to a call regarding a physical altercation at …

Oscar “Buck” Allan Buchanan of Chipley celebrated his 104th birthday Saturday, June 4, surrounded by family and friends. About 100 guests attended the event, held at his son’s home …

Rocks for soldiers

Painted rock project spans globe to keep local father and daughter close

Military deployments can be hard on families, especially children. One local girl has found a way to feel closer to her deployed father while bringing a little happiness to other soldiers in the …

Four Panhandle residents were nabbed Friday at a local motel, after an anonymous tipster told the Washington County Sheriff’s Office that one of the women was being held against her …

A 53-year-old Vernon man has been arrested on sexual molestation charges following an investigation by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. On May 5, the WCSO school resource deputy …

An 18-year-old Bonifay man, changing a flat tire while working on a roadside service truck crew, was struck and killed Friday evening on the shoulder of Interstate 10. According to a preliminary …

Failure to register as a sex offender has landed one man in the Washington County Jail. Washington County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) investigators received information regarding 61-year-old …

A local business has filed legal action alleging the Chipley Police Department (CPD) is holding company property “without cause.” Godfrey Environmental Contracts, LLC, an …

The City of Chipley held code enforcement on Thursday held hearings in four different cases. Three of those involve nuisance issues while the fourth was a result of construction being performed …

  Brothers Jeff and Jerry Lenz say they made the move to Washington County to get back to their small-town roots, opening two new businesses in Chipley in the process. Their first …

TALLAHASSEE - Holmes and Washington Counties could be among some of Florida’s most financially strapped small school districts that could have paid thousands of dollars more for textbooks than …

Governor Ron DeSantis on Thursday signed the state’s $109.9 billion budget for Fiscal Year 2022-2023. The historic budget includes more than $40 billion in federal funding and a record $1.24 …

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will allow residents and visitors alike to go fishing in Florida without a license over two specific weekends this month.License-free …

A precautionary boil water notice is in effect for customers on Holley Avenue from MLK Dr. to Hwy. 77 and 7th Street from Glenwood Avenue to Holley Avenue due to a water main break in the …

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