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IN BRIEF Breakfast with Santa! VERNON â€” Santa will be at Vernon Elementary School from 8-10 a.m. today. Join us in the lunchroom and dine on pancakes and sausage with milk, juice, or coffee. Admission is $2 and includes breakfast. You can also get your picture taken with Santa for an additional $2.
Christmas Concert in Sunny Hills SUNNY HILLS â€” Harmony Shores Chorus, the Panama City Chapter of Sweet Adelines International, will present its annual Christmas show, â€œThe Sounds of Christmasâ€? at 6:30 p.m.today at St. Theresaâ€™s Catholic Church in Sunny Hills. Join us for an evening of song, four-part a cappella harmony style. This yearâ€™s show will also feature the Gulf Tones, Panama Cityâ€™s menâ€™s barbershop chorus, as well as Mixed Company. All the musicians work hard and would love to share some beautiful Christmas music with you. Refreshments will be served after the show, and admission is free (donations welcome). Mark your calendars, and come join us at St. Theresaâ€™s Catholic Church in Sunny Hills, 2056 Sunny Hills Blvd.
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Citizens support nativity scene Mayor recognized for 25 years of service By CHRIS OLWELL
747-5079 | @PCNHchriso email@example.com CHIPLEY â€” Tuesdayâ€™s city council meeting was a full house as local citizens came to support city
leadersâ€™ pledge to keep the city-owned nativity scene on site. They also shared in Mayor Linda Cainâ€™s recognition by the League of Cities for 25 years of service. About a hundred people crammed into city hall to hear community members voice their support for the council members, who vowed not to remove the city-owned nativity scene from city property. Last week, an attorney representing Wisconsinbased Freedom From Religion Foundation wrote Mayor Linda Cain suggest-
ing that the display was illegal because it amounted to an endorsement of a single religion, thus violating the 1st Amendment. In attempt to bring the display into compliance with the law, the city has added a decorated tree. â€œItâ€™s about time that communities, church leaders just all get together and start taking our country back,â€? said council member Karen Rustin, who pointed out that she placed her hand a Bible when she took the oath of office. â€œFirst it started with the
schools. You canâ€™t pray in schools. You canâ€™t say this, you know, the pledge of allegiance. Now theyâ€™re up here, you know, you canâ€™t have a bible. Well hereâ€™s my Bible.â€? News editor Randal Seyler had called the Wisconsin-based organization as well as others while researching what is permissible for displays on public property. Cain issued a prepared statement questioning whether Seylerâ€™s action had generated the inquiry from FFRF.
BOCC expands Enterprise Zones for Ebro and Vernon By CECILIA SPEARS
Seyler responded by publishing a column in which he explained that he was simply trying to find out the rules governing such displays when he contacted the group; it was not an attempt to have the display removed nor did he make such a request. â€œI am sorry that the letter from FFRF was generated after I contacted them for an interview, and I am sorry that the FFRF letter was construed as an attempt by myself and the
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CHIPLEY â€” Washington County Board of County Commissioners approved of County Planning Director Mike DeRuntzâ€™ request to expand the Enterprise Zones for Ebro and Vernon during its regular meeting on Thursday. â€œThis has nothing to do with taxes or land use,â€? Executive Director of the Washington County Chamber of Commerce Ted Everett said. â€œIt is just an imaginary boundary to help business owners. Enterprise Zones are a state incentive for new businesses create full time jobs in those areas.â€? After a public hearing, the board approved of a Small Scale Future Land Use Map Amendment from a Public/Semi-Public to a General Commercial designation for property at 3319 Court Ave. in Vernon. â€œIt is just a future land use amendment,â€? DeRuntz said. â€œIt is not for development.â€? Chair Alan Bush assured everyone if there was a need for a turn lane for that future business that it would be discussed during the development stage. The board held the first of four public hearings before applying for a $750,000 Community
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Washington County Board of County Commissioners approved of County Planning Director Mike DeRuntzâ€™ request to expand the Enterprise Zones for Ebro and Vernon during their regular meeting on Thursday. Block Development Grant to pave Orange Hill Highway from where the pavement ends to Quail Hallow. â€œThis is the first of four public hearings we have advertised for in case anyone from the community wants to attend and speak about it,â€? County Engineer Cliff Knauer said. â€œUnder the boardâ€™s direction, we are ready to move forward. Weâ€™ve had to push from January to February, but we
have surveying and design done and permitting must be submitted; weâ€™re still on schedule.â€? DeRuntz was asked to give an update on the Rhythm Project. â€œThey are applying for permits and are still interested in developing in that area,â€? DeRuntz said. â€œTheyâ€™re still meeting the requirements for the Department of Environmental
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POPLAR SPRINGS â€” Holmes County Sheriff â€™s Office reported there were three people arrested in connection to a synthetic narcotic ring on Dec. 6 at a residence in the Poplar Springs Community. The Holmes County Sheriff â€™s Office served a search warrant at the residence ,and deputies discovered 150 pounds of synthetic marijuana, along with parapherFREDERICK nalia, firearms and GORDON cash, according to the FONDO report. Owner of the residence, Frederick Gordon Fondo, 48, was arrested along with his wife, Shelia Marie Fondo, 45, and son, Frederick Tyler Fondo, 37, as a FREDERICK result of a month long TYLER FONDO investigation into complaints of suspected illegal activity at the residence by the Holmes County Sheriff â€™s Office, with the assistance of the Washington County Drug Task Force, according to the report.
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Musician tours Panhandle promoting â€˜Dixie Phonicsâ€™ From Staff Reports
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Herbert â€œH.J. Kuntryâ€? Carter has been a fixture at area city council meetings the past few months as he travels the Panhandle seeking recognition of his version of country music, known as â€œDixie Phonics.â€? Carter, 72, appealed to the Chipley, Vernon and Bonifay city councils in
November, seeking proclamations recognizing â€œDixie Phonicsâ€? as a â€œcultural and artistic manifestion of music unique to the Panhandle Region of Florida and South Georgia area.â€? Carter told the Vernon council he was working to promote Southern music for our area. â€œOther parts of the country have their types of music, Delta blues,
New Orleans Jazz â€” the Panhandle also has its own sound,â€? Carter said. Gulf, Leon and Wakulla counties have also signed the proclamation as have a number of cities in the area. Carter describes the â€œDixie Phonicsâ€? sound has having a slowed-down
Herbert Carter has been visiting area city councils to promote â€œDixie Phonics.â€? The Vernon City Council reviewed the finalized version of a proclamation recognizing Dixie Phonics during Mondayâ€™s council workshop.
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council from page A1 Washington County News to have the city’s nativity scene removed. Again, that was not the case,” wrote Seyler. Though he made no complaint, Seyler has since contacted FFRF and told them he believes the city is compliant with its display. There has been no formal legal challenge, but Richard Burke, who leads a street ministry called Hellfighter Motorcycle Ministry, told the council he had spoken with an attorney who would represent the city free of charge in the event the dispute ends up in court. Some in the audience
clearly felt FFRF’s action amounted to persecution of Christians. “They ridicule Christians. They laugh at Christians,” Burke said. “So I hope the City of Chipley will stay strong.” Cain thanked the people who formed the standing-room only crowd at city hall Tuesday for showing up. “It’s good to know we’ve got the support out there,” Cain said. “—Because it’s not coming down,” Rustin added. In other council business Mayor Cain received an award from the Florida League of Cities. Sharron
Barrion, Associate Director of Membership Development for the league, presented Cain with the award recognizing her for 25 years of elected service and commending her for her “unselfish commitment to municipal leadership and governance.” Finally, council members approved spending about $16,000 to buy a new phone system from AT&T. The police and fire departments as well as city administration will use the new phone system. The old one had become so obsolete that replacement parts were no longer available.
dixie from page A1 tempo and a “coastal” sound — one he hopes will be identified with this part of the country much as Bluegrass is with Kentucky or Hillbilly music with the Ozarks. He said he encourages others to see some of the country and hopes his story will inspire people to expand their horizons beyond the county line. Carter is no stranger to either music or the Panhandle. He grew up on a 68-acre farm on U.S. Highway 319 along the FloridaGeorgia line and graduated in 1958 from Leon High School, where he and a friend won the talent contest his senior year by playing a country music song. “When I graduated high school, I went into the Marines as a six-month reservist and fulfilled an eight-year obligation,” Carter told Tallahassee Magazine in 2007. “I went to work in 1960 … as a Tallahassee city fireman. I started going to Nashville in 1964, pitching songs.” Carter even managed a meeting at RCA Records to talk about his career. “I was 24 at the time,” Carter told the magazine. “It was my first trip to Nashville, and I was kind of intimidated.” Carter never did make it to the meeting, but he did not give up on his country music dream. In 1967, he
built a small recording studio and started producing gospel recordings. Carter also wrote a song about Marine Corps boot camp he pressed into a single. “It went international — went out all over the world through the Armed Forces Network,” Carter said. “I spent about 10 grand on that song, from my salary back in the 1960s — everything I had. But it was a good lesson; it was a good experience. I spent 16 months promoting that record. Then technology came along and started getting multiple tracks, and I couldn’t compete. I couldn’t keep up with them.” Carter found a musical protégé, but things didn’t work out, and it almost ended Carter’s stint as a musician. “I said next time I got to be sure, because I can’t afford it,” Carter said. To avoid disappointment, Carter decided to bet on someone he could count on — himself. Carter took the plunge and became an independent country act. Along with his first selfproduced album, Carter told the magazine he sent out comment cards. One came back with the comment, “We’re 100 percent kuntry.” “Bingo – I’d never seen country spelled that way.”
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The Holmes County Sheriff’s Office served a search warrant at the residence of Frederick Gordon Fondo, 48, and deputies discovered 150 pounds of synthetic marijuana, along with paraphernalia, firearms and cash. He liked it so much, he adopted it as his stage name. His full-length album, “They Call Me H.J. Kuntry,” featured Carter’s friend, Cliff Parker, and a group called the Nashville Cats. Once the album was out in 1975, Carter took off on a 10-year, cross country journey to promote his album. “The way I routed myself across the country, I got a list from the Country Music Association that showed me where every … station was that programmed country music, and I updated my list every year for 10 years. My focus was rural America.” “If I sold 20 (albums), I made a hundred bucks,” he said. “Albums cost me 60 cents to press in Nashville; I sold them for five bucks. Eight-tracks cost me two dollars; I sold them for six dollars. So my margin of profit was enough to buy me a tank of gas, two meals and to replenish my inventory.” In this manner, Carter said he sold more than 30,000 albums. Carter said his mantra on the road was simple. “Five to survive, 10 to win, 20’s plenty.” Doubtless, “Dixie Phonics” will not just survive but will be plentiful by the time Carter is finished with his mission.
synthetic from page A1 Frederick Gordon Fondo was charged with possession of imitation controlled substance, possession of analogue drug and possession of firearm in commission of felony; Shelia Marie Fondo was charged with possession of imitation controlled
substance and possession of analogue drug; and Frederick Tyler Fondo was charged with possession of imitation controlled substance and possession of analogue drug. All are awaiting hearing at the Holmes County Jail.
“We will not tolerate anyone selling illegal drugs to our children or young adults,” Sheriff Tim Brown said. Brown asks anyone with any information on illegal activity to call 850-547-4421 or email@example.com.
bocc from page A1 Protection. It will be two years in January since they got started, and they’ve got five years to meet their criteria.” DeRuntz said Bay County is still not supporting the project. Resident Howard Brock came before the board to say he suggested the board create a five-member committee to attend Water Management meetings and to state he was concerned with the number of houseboats on the Choctawhatchee River and Holmes Creek. “Fifteen years ago, you’d only see one or two and last week I went down there and seen over 11,” Brock said. “I’m concerned that it’s ruining our river. I’m asking the county commission what can we do to preserve our creeks and rivers.” Bush assured Brock the matter would be looked into. Melissa Collins, a volunteer firefighter with the Orange Hill Volunteer Fire Department said she had concerns with Sheriff Bobby Haddock being placed in charge over the fire departments.
“I question the vote on Nov. 9 that put Sheriff Haddock over various agencies,” Collins said. “We were under the impression that there would be a discussion before the vote, but it was hurried along, and now instead of answering to the board, all that power was put in the hands of one man. What’s more is that it’s in the hands of a man that isn’t certified to handle the affairs of a fire department.” Commissioner Todd Abbott said there were multiple fire departments calling to ask who they answer to. Pat Thomas with the Florida League of Cities presented the board with a check for $27,021. “You have Casualty Insurance with Florida League of Cities,” Thomas said. “Because your trust was profitable, you will receive a check from the Florida League of Cities in the amount of $27,021. We appreciate representing the county, and we look forward to continue working with you.” The board approved of giving County Manager David Corbin authority to
shut down and relocated the Clerk of Court’s office in the case the mold clean-up in the courthouse takes longer than a couple of days. County Attorney Jeff Goodman said during the process to repair damage to the Washington County Courthouse, mold was found in the basement, in the third floor and in air duct feeding to several rooms. “The courthouse has already elected not to use the court rooms, and the judges have already moved to the courthouse annex,” Goodman said. “As your legal representative I will have the tendency to act towards overkill, like using a baseball bat instead of flyswatter, especially when involving liability dealing with the health and well-being of staff members. We’re doing this to see if we can get things resolved over the Christmas holiday, however, I recommend that if it takes more than a few days that David have the authority to shut down and relocate the Clerk of Court and give a status report in January.”
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Garden Club winds down 2013 with celebration, gifts On Dec. 5, Chipley Garden Club held its annual Christmas Party at the beautifully decorated home of club members Louise and Glen Michaels in Chipley. Members enjoyed festive fellowship, appetizers around the fire pit, a feast of delicious holiday goodies and were even treated to a visit by the club’s own “Santa Claus Mike” and his little dog, Peanut. One of the garden club’s continuing projects is collecting comfort items for the men and women at the Clifford Chester Sims State Veterans Nursing Home in Panama City. “We are so honored to have an
opportunity to show our appreciation for the veterans anytime during the year, especially during Christmas. It’s a double blessing for them and for us,” Veteran Affairs Committee Chairman Louise Michaels said. The Michaels’s delivered the items on Dec. 9. After viewing the collection, “Santa” laughed and remarked, “I’m gonna need a bigger sleigh!” A short business meeting was conducted by Club President Karen Roland during the evening. Second Vice President Linda Pigott reported on dish gardens at KES, Farm City Banquet decorations and collecting dried materials for upcoming projects. Plans
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Community events Chipley High School Music Theatre Department Christmas Concert CHIPLEY— The Chipley High School Vocal Music Department will present its fifth annual Christmas Concert at 6 p.m. on Monday. Community members, friends and family are invited to an evening filled with Christmas music, Holiday characters like Santa and the Grinch, and warm beverages. This concert is open to the public and complimentary. We would also like to issue a special invitation to all alumni in the area and home for the holidays to join us in singing Sing Noel and the Hallelujah Chorus.
Mr. and Mrs. Claus to Visit the WCPL CHIPLEY – Mr. and Mrs. Claus will be stopping by the Washington County Public Library during story time at 10:30 a.m. on
to participate in Chipley’s Christmas Parade were finalized and National Arbor Day 2014 was discussed. Treasurer Lyndal Pleas announced in 2013 we contributed over $250 to CHS Band for their 2014 Memorial Day trip. The next meeting will be Jan. 8, 2014. Cindy Wolf from Wild Birds Unlimited in Panama City will present a program at the Sunny Hill Community Center on “Friendly Yard Birds.” If you would like to attend a meeting or just learn more about garden club activities, please contact President Karen Roland at 850-638-9968. Special to The News Chipley Garden Club wishes Hosts Louise and Glen Michaels pose together at the Chipley our community a Merry ChristGarden Club’s annual Christmas party. mas and a Happy New Year!
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Thursday. Mr. and Mrs. Claus will be reading to the little ones during story time. After story time Santa will take pictures with the children so be sure to bring your camera. The visit will be made to the Chipley branch of the WCPL. The Library is at 1444 Jackson Ave. in Chipley just past city hall. For more information, call 638-1314.
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Gritney VFD Annual Christmas Turkey Shoot GRITNEY — Gritney Volunteer Fire Department’s annual Christmas Turkey Shoot will be held from 1-3 p.m. on Dec. 21 at the Gritney Fire house located on 2141 Tobe Retherford Road. The Shoot is $3 a shot Twelve, 16, 20 and 410 gauge only shells will be provided. Winner of the shoot will get a turkey. There will also be a 50/50 raffle. Tickets are $1 each and winner gets half the pot.
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When I was a treasure chests, high school senior, hope chests, a local business strongboxes, offered a choice of safety deposit gifts to members boxes and other of the graduating containers for class. One of stashing away those choices prized material SHANNON was a hope chest. possessions, but SEYLER I ultimately what about a Faithfully Yours selected a spiritual treasure different gift after chest? seeing the puny size of Humans are collectors the hope chest. Given the by nature. We store away size of it, they apparently not only possessions, assumed our class was but thoughts, memories, completely hopeless. hopes and dreams. We Using a chest or box collect spiritual and to conceal treasured emotional concepts. What items has been popular spiritual teachings or throughout history. I don’t experiences do you find know if young girls these most precious? Whatever days even know what a they are, they belong in hope chest is, but they your spiritual treasure likely have some kind of chest. Even if you’re not decorative containers religious, you can still for storing valuables and have a treasure box filled heirlooms. with memories, ideas and Speaking of containers, knowledge. consider the stereotypical Your spiritual treasure image of a pirate’s chest is yours alone. treasure chest. What Nobody can tell you would a pirate have kept what to put inside it. in there, anyway? You’d My treasures, whether be sorely disappointed to physical or spiritual, will dig up a pirate’s treasure be different from yours. chest only to discover he’d No two treasure chests used it for hiding his dirty contain the same thing. laundry. So what’s in a What moves your heart, treasure chest? Treasure, elevates your spirit, and of course. We know about guides you down the
The Christmas Invitation BONIFAY – Shady Grove Baptist Church will present the Musical Drama The Christmas Invitation at 6 p.m. on Dec. 14. Immediately after the presentation we will be having at Birthday Part for Jesus with food, fellowship and treats for the kids. The church is at 1955 Highway 177A near Dogwood Lakes.
Bethel Baptist Children’s Program POPLAR SPRINGS - Bethel’s Children’s program, directed by Jamie and Nancy Messer, will be presented at 6 p.m. on Sunday. This year’s play is titled, “An Out of the Box Christmas”. These children will bless your hearts with their performance. Please join us in our Family Ministry Center after the play for some delicious food and fellowship. Bethel Baptist Church is at 1349 Highway 173 in the Poplar Springs Community.
St. Luke’s Fine Art Series MARIANNA — St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will be holding its Fine Art Series at 4 p.m. on Sunday. This installment of the series will be featuring the Capital Cordsmen and their Barbershop Quartets. A Meet the Artists Reception will follow the recital. Donations will be accepted. The church is at 4362 Lafayette St. in Marianna. For more information call 482-2431.
“But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust doth corrupt, and where thieves do not break through nor steal: For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.” Matthew 6: 20-21 pathway of life? That’s your treasure. But while there are treasure chests, there are also trash heaps. A bitter, negative person can end up collecting sewage instead of treasure. If we pour excess energy into thinking about what we hate, we stop remembering what we love. Have you been using your treasure chest as a dumpster? If so, it’s never too late to clean it out. Toss out that useless old junk and replace it with something truly valuable. The Bible addresses this in Matthew 6: 20-21: “But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust doth corrupt, and where thieves do not
break through nor steal: For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.” What’s in your heart, gold or garbage? Which would you rather store in your treasure chest, contempt or kindness? If your spiritual treasure chest has become a trash bin of unkindness and hostility, tidy it up. Don’t go through life guided by negative emotions. When dark thoughts come - and they will - let them pass. Don’t scoop them up and put them into your treasure chest. They don’t belong there. Save the treasure chest for actual treasure, those principles that will make you a kinder, better and more ethical human being.
St. Joseph plans holiday Mass
CHIPLEY — St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church in Chipley will hold Holiday Services on the following schedule: Reconciliation at St. Anne in Marianna on Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. and on Dec. 11 at St. Joseph the Worker at 6 p.m.; Mass Schedule, Dec. 24, Vigil Mass at St. Joseph the Worker at 5 p.m.; Midnight Mass at St. Anne, Marianna; and Christmas Day, Dec. 25, Mass will be held at St. Anne at 8:30 a.m. and St. Joseph the Worker at 11 a.m.
Red Hill UMC Mission Supper BONIFAY — Red Hill UMC’s next Mission Supper will be Jan. 24, 2014. We take the months of October, November and December off.
Bonifay House of Prayer Revival BONIFAY – Jerre Richter and the Ministry Staff of Bonifay House of Prayer and Praise would like to invite everyone to Revival Services at 6 p.m. on Dec. 8-14. The church is at 826 N. Caryville Road in Bonifay. For more information, call 547-5941.
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9-11 a.m.: Amazing Grace Church USDA Food Wausau Library Distribution every third Monday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday (Holmes County TUESDAY Tuesday: 1-6 p.m. Residents Only) Wednesday: Closed 8-9 a.m.: Tai Chi Class 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Money Thursday: 1-6 p.m. at the Washington County Sense at Goodwill Career Friday: Closed Public Library, Chipley Training Center; call 638Saturday: Closed Branch 0093; every third Thursday Sunday: Closed 8-10 a.m.: Church 10 a.m. to noon: Holmes Fellowship Breakfasts at Council on Aging provides Holmes County Library Around the Corner Grill. hot meals and socialization. (Bonifay) Breakfast provided. All 10:30 a.m.: Chipley Monday: Closed denominations welcome. Library preschool story Tuesday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 10 a.m. to noon: Holmes time. Wednesday: 8 a.m. to Council on Aging provides 11 a.m.: Washington 5 p.m. hot meals and socialization. Council on Aging (Chipley) Thursday: 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.: Washington senior lunches; for 5 p.m. Council on Aging (Chipley) reservations, call 638-6217. Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. senior lunches; for Donations accepted. Saturday: 8 a.m. to noon reservations, call 638-6217. 11 a.m.: Care Givers Sunday: Closed Donations accepted. Support group meets third Noon: Chipley Kiwanis Thursdays at the First Washington County Library Club meeting. Presbyterian Church at (Chipley) Noon: Alcoholics 4437 Clinton St. in Monday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Anonymous open meeting, Marianna. Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. New Life Assembly Noon: Alcoholics Wednesday: 9 a.m. to Fellowship Hall, Chipley. Anonymous open meeting 6 p.m. 5 p.m.: BINGO at St. at New Life Assembly Thursday: 9 a.m. to Joseph Catholic Church Fellowship Hall, Chipley 6 p.m. games start at 6:25 p.m. Call 1 p.m.: Caregivers Friday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Peg Russ at 638-451 Meeting at Washington Saturday: Closed 6 p.m.: Holmes County County Council on Aging Sunday: Closed Commission meets second in Chipley for more Tuesdays. information call 638-6216 Vernon Library 7 p.m.: Narcotics 2 p.m.: Writers Group Monday: Closed Anonymous meeting, meets the first Thursday Tuesday: 1-6 p.m. Blessed Trinity Catholic of each month (unless a Wednesday: 1-6 p.m. holiday) at the Chipley Church on County Road Thursday: Closed Library 177A Friday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 4 p.m.: Holmes County Saturday: Closed Historical Society 2nd WEDNESDAY Sunday: Closed Thursday of each month. 10 a.m. to noon: Holmes 6 p.m.: TOPS meets at 7 Council on Aging provides Sunny Hills Library p.m. with weigh in at 6 p.m. hot meals and socialization. at Mt. Olive Baptist Church Monday: 1-6 p.m. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: The Tuesday: Closed 6 p.m.: The Holmes Vernon Historical Society Wednesday: 1-6 p.m. County Historical Society Museum is open to the Thursday: Closed meets first Thursdays at 6 public from 10 a.m. to 2 Friday: Closed p.m. The public is invited to p.m. Meetings are fourth Saturday: Closed attend. Wednesdays at 2 p.m. Sunday: Closed 6 p.m.: Washington 11 a.m.: Washington County Council on Aging Council on Aging (Chipley) Line Dancing Class for MONDAY senior lunches; for more information call 10 a.m. to noon: Holmes reservations, call 638-6217. 638-6216 Council on Aging provides Donations accepted. 6:30 p.m.: T.O.P.S. Mt. bingo, exercise, games, 1 p.m.: Line dancing, Olive Baptist Church on activities, hot meals and Washington Council on State Road 79 North. socialization. Aging in Chipley. 7 p.m.: Narcotics 11 a.m.: Washington 5 p.m.: New Hope United Anonymous meeting, Council on Aging (Chipley) Methodist Church Bible Blessed Trinity Catholic senior lunches; for Study Church on County Road reservations, call 638-6217. 7 p.m.: Depression and 177A Donations accepted. Bipolar Support Group 6 p.m.: Third Monday meets at First Baptist FRIDAY Holmes/Washington Relay Church educational annex For Life Meeting at Patillos building in Bonifay. Call 6 a.m.: Men’s Breakfast 6-7:30 p.m.: Salvation and Bible Study at Hickory 547-4397. Army Domestic Violence Hill Baptist Church in and Rape Crisis Program Westville. THURSDAY (SADVP) hosts a domestic 10 a.m. to noon: Holmes 7:30 a.m.: Washington violence support group at Council on Aging provides the SADVP Rural Outreach County Chamber of bingo, exercise, games, office, 1461 S. Railroad Ave., Commerce breakfast every activities, hot meals and Apartment 1, in Chipley. third Thursday socialization.
11 a.m.: Washington Council on Aging (Chipley) senior lunches; for reservations, call 638-6217. Donations accepted. 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: On third Fridays, Washington County Council on Aging (Chipley) will have a plate lunch available to anyone as a fundraiser for our local senior citizens. Plates are $6. Must make reservation at 638-6216 or 638-6217. 3:30: Bead Class every second Friday at LaurdenDavis Art Gallery call 703-0347 5 p.m.: Red Hill Methodist Church Mission Supper 4th Friday of every month January – September. 6-8 p.m.: Washington County Council on Aging 50+ dance club for more information call 638-6216 6-8 p.m.: Marianna’s Gathering Place Foundation has a gettogether for 50+ senior singles, widowed or divorced on last Fridays at Methodist Youth Center in Marianna. Come join the fun for games, prizes and snacks. For more information, call 526-4561. 8 p.m.: Alcoholics Anonymous open meeting at Chipley Presbyterian Church.
SATURDAY The Holmes County Community Health Clinic located at 203 W. Iowa Street, Bonifay, will be open from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m., the first and third Saturday The Alford Community Health Clinic will be the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month, from 10 a.m. until the last patient is seen. 10 a.m. to noon: Children’s education day 4th Saturday of every month North Bay Clan Tribal Grounds, 1560 Lonnie Road.
SUNDAY 11 a.m.: New Hope United Methodist Church Worship Service 5 p.m.: New Hope United Methodist Church Worship Service 8 p.m.: Alcoholics Anonymous meeting in the board room at GracevilleCampbellton Hospital in Graceville.
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11-3461 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that THOMAS M RODGERS, the holder of the following Tax Certificate, has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Tax Certificate Number: 1368 Year of Issuance: 2007 Parcel ID #: 01-0131-0014 Description of Property: LOT 14 BLOCK 131 SUNNY HILLS UNIT 1 as per plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 2 pg 9-27. Assessed to: ANITA SHAFRAN as TRUSTEE of the ANITA SHAFRAN FAMILY TRUST All said property being in Washington County, Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such Certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the courthouse door on December XX, 2013 at 10:00 AM. Dated this XX, day of November, 2013. LINDA HAYES COOK CLERK OF COURT, W A S H I N G T O N COUNTY FLORIDA By: Trudee Wills, Deputy Clerk As Published in the Washington County News on November XX, XX, XX, XX 2013 11-3453 Notice of Application for Tax Deed Notice is hereby given that, Vanessa Parker, the holder of the following certificate, has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate Number 1586 Year of Issuance 2009 Parcel Number:00-5080-0002 Name in which Assessed:Mattie Luerene Tibbs, Adam Flowers, Jr., Abigail Flowers, and Delores F. Cade Description of Property: ORB 237, Pg 1281 and ORB 669, Pg 49 Section 30, Township 4 North, Range 15.Full legal can be obtained in the Washington County Clerk of Circuit Court’s Office. Said property being in Washington Co., Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to the law, the property described in such Certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the courthouse door on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 10:00 AM. Dated this 18th day of November 2013. Linda Hayes Cook Clerk of Court, Washington Co, Florida By: Kayla E, Deputy Clerk As published in the Washington County News November 30, December 7, 14, and 21 2013. 12-3419 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Notice is Hereby Given that THOMAS M RODGERS, the holder of the following Tax Certificate, has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Tax Certificate Number: 1368 Year of Issuance: 2007 Parcel ✳
ID #: 01-0131-0014 Description of Property: LOT 14 BLOCK 131 SUNNY HILLS UNIT 1 as per plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 2 pg 9-27 Assessed to: ANITA SHAFRAN as TRUSTEE of the ANITA SHAFRAN FAMILY TRUST All said property being in Washington County, Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such Certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the courthouse door on January 08, 2014 at 10:00 AM. Dated this 2nd, day of December, 2013. LINDA HAYES COOK CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT, WASHINGTON COUNTY FLORIDA By: Trudee Wills Deputy Clerk December 07, 14, 21, and 28, 2013 12-3476 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2013-CP-74 Division Probate IN RE: ESTATE JOHN E. BOLES Deceased.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of John E. Boles, deceased, whose date of death was October 3, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for Washington County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 1293 Jackson Avenue, Suite 100, Post Office Box 647, Chipley, Florida 32428. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. N O T W I T H S TA N D I N G THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is December 7, 2013. Attorney for Personal Representative: Belinda T. France Attorney for Linda Boles Florida Bar Number: 0745189 France Law Firm, PA 2073 Summit Lake Drive, Ste 154 Tallahassee, FL 32317 T e l e p h o n e : (850)224-1040 Fax: (850)681-0069 E - M a i l : firstname.lastname@example.org Secondary E-Mails: francelawfirmservice@gm ail.com email@example.com As published in the Washington County News December 7, 14, 2013. 12-3419 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No.: 672010CA000091CAXXXX BAC HOME LOANS
SERVICING, LP, FKA COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP Plaintiff, v. JAMES YATES ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED I N D I V I D U A L DEFENDANT(S) WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF JAMES YATES N/K/A ANGELA YATES Defendant(s). NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order on Plaintiff’s Motion to Reset Foreclosure Sale dated November 18, 2013, entered in Civil Case No. 672010CA000091CAXXXX of the Circuit Court of the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit in and for Washington County, Florida, wherein the Clerk of the Circuit Court will sell to the highest bidder for cash on 29th day of January, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. at the front of the Washington County Courthouse, 1293 Jackson Avenue, Chipley, Florida 32428, in accordance with Chapter 45 Florida Statutes, relative to the following described property as set forth in the Final Judgment, to wit: THE WEST 1/2 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF THE SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF THE SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF SECTION 36, TOWNSHIP 4 NORTH, RANGE 13 WEST, W A S H I N G T O N COUNTY, FLORIDA. LESS AND EXCEPT RIGHT OF WAY OF STATE ROAD S-276 AS PER F.D.O.T. RIGHT OF MAY #6159-250, D A T E D 07/21/1954.TOGETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN 2006 MANUFACTURED HOME, I.D. NO(S) DVAL10600978A/B, TITILE NO(S) , 0095440843 AND 0095440762. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator by mail at P. O. Box 1089, Panama City, FL 32402 or by phone at (850) 747-5338 at least seven (7) days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than seven (7) days. If you are hearing impaired, please call 711. Dated at CHIPLEY, Florida this 21st day of November, 2013 K. McDaniel LINDA COOK CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT Washington COUNTY, FLORIDA As published in the Washington County News on December 7, 2013 and December 14, 2013. 12-3479 NOTICE TO BIDDERS Perry-McCall Construction, Inc. (Construction Manager) is soliciting bid proposals from site work and demolition contractors for the following project: Vernon Elementary School – Building 6 Demolition Plans, specifications, and instructions to bidders, including complete scopes of work, can be obtained by visiting the following link: https://perry-mccall.box.com/v ernon. Special attention should be paid to the project
schedule, which will require work to be completed over the three week period beginning December 21, 2013 and ending January 7, 2014. There will be an on-site pre-bid meeting Friday, December 13, 2013 at 3:00PM, CST. Attendance is NOT mandatory, however it is strongly encouraged. If you plan to attend, please notify Kellie Bryant, Estimator at firstname.lastname@example.org. All visitors must check-in at the front office and be issued credentials. The address of the job site is 3665 Roche Avenue, Vernon, Florida 32462. Sealed bid proposals will be received at the offices of the Washington County School District, located at 652 Third Street, Chipley, Florida 32428. Bid proposals are due no later than 2:00PM, CST on Thursday, December 19, 2013. All bid related questions should be directed to Kellie Bryant (via e-mail). Please do not contact any School District personnel, or staff with questions related to this project. As published in the Washington County News Dec 11, 14, 18, 2013. 12-3468 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Notice is hereby given that CHT PARTNERS, the holder of the following Tax Certificate, has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Tax Certificate Number: 2673 Year of Issuance: 2011 Parcel ID#: 06-0369-0004 Description of Property: LOT 4 BLOCK 369 SUNNY HILLS UNIT 6 as per plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 2 pg 60-76. Assessed to: ANTHONY CERLINI, PAUL B PENNDORF, GEORGE R BAIRD, JOHN C LILLIE, MCKINLEY KOCH, EDITH C CORRELL, JULIAN E POOLE, RICHARD A WEEKS, HELEN L ROBERTS, ALBERT LIPP, MANETTO INVESTMENT CO All said property being in Washington County, Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such Certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the courthouse door on January 08, 2014 at 10:00 AM Dated this 19th, day of November, 2013. LINDA HAYES COOK CLERK OF COURT, WASHINGTON COUNTY FLORIDA By Trudee Wills, Deputy Clerk Nov 23, 30 Dec 07, 14, 2013. 12-3471 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No.: 67-2012-CA-000368 BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. Plaintiff, v. EUGENE BROCK; SHANNA L. COCKRELL; ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIV I D U A L DEFENDANT(S) WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; Defendant(s). NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order on Plaintiff’s Motion to Reset Foreclosure Sale dated November 14, 2013, entered in Civil Case No. 67-2012-CA-000368 of the Circuit Court of the Fourteenth Judicial Cir-
cuit in and for Washington County, Florida, wherein the Clerk of the Circuit Court will sell to the highest bidder for cash on 5 day of Febuary, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. at the front of the Washington County Courthouse, 1293 Jackson Avenue, Chipley, Florida 32428, in accordance with Chapter 45 Florida Statutes, relative to the following described property as set forth in the Final Judgment, to wit: COMMENCING AT A FOUND IRON PIPE MARKING THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF SECTION 22, TOWNSHIP 5 NORTH, RANGE 13 WEST, W A S H I N G T O N COUNTY, FLORIDA AND PROCEED: THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 15 MINUTES 09 SECONDS EAST, ALONG THE WEST BOUNDARY OF SAID SECTION 22, A DISTANCE OF 159.95 FEET TO THE EASTERLY MAINTAINED RIGHT OF WAY OF A COUNTY GRADED ROADWAY; THENCE NORTH 30 DEGREES 09 MINUTES 35 SECONDS EAST, ALONG SAID MAINTAINED RIGHT OF WAY, 329.85 FEET; THENCE NORTH 31 DEGREES 26 MINUTES 17 SECONDS EAST, ALONG SAID MAINTAINED RIGHT OF WAY, 501.37 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE SOUTH 84 DEGREES 48 MINUTES 07 SECONDS EAST 239.65 FEET; THENCE NORTH 26 DEGREES 58 MINUTES 02 SECONDS EAST 436.83 FEET TO THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF LANDS DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 49, PAGE 21 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF W A S H I N G T O N COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE NORTH 89 DEGREES 51 MINUTES 03 SECONDS WEST, ALONG SAID SOUTH BOUNDARY, 214.86 FEET TO SAID EASTERLY MAINTAINED RIGHT OF WAY OF A COUNTY GRADED ROADWAY; THENCE SOUTH 31 DEGREES 04 MINUTES 40 SECONDS WEST, ALONG SAID MAINTAINED RIGHT OF WAY, 429.88 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. LESS & EXCEPT COMMENCING AT A FOUND IRON PIPE MARKING THE SW CORNER OF SECTION 22, TOWNSHIP 5 NORTH, RANGE 13 WEST, WASHINGTON COUNTY, FLORIDA, AND PROCEED THENCE N 00°15`09” E, ALONG THE WEST BOUNDARY OF SAID SECTION 22 A DISTANCE OF 159.95 FEET TO THE EASTERLY MAINTAINED RIGHT OF WAY OF A COUNTY GRADED ROADWAY, THENCE N 30°09`35” E ALONG SAID MAINTAINED RIGHT OF WAY 329.85 FEET, THENCE N 31°26`17” E ALONG SAID MAINTAINED RIGHT OF WAY 501.37 FEET, THENCE S 84°48`07” E 239.65 FEET, THENCE N 26°58`02” E, 182.15 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, THENCE CONTINUE N 26°58`02” E 254.68 FEET TO THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF LANDS DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 49, PAGE 21, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF W A S H I N G T O N COUNTY, FLORIDA, THENCE N 89°51`03” W ALONG SAID SOUTH BOUNDARY 214.86 FEET TO SAID EASTERLY MAINTAINED RIGHT OF WAY OF A COUNTY GRADED ROADWAY, THENCE S 31°04`38” W ALONG SAID MAINTAINED RIGHT OF WAY 189.00 FEET, THENCE WEST TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of ✳
the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator by mail at P. O. Box 1089, Panama City, FL 32402 or by phone at (850) 747-5338 at least seven (7) days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than seven (7) days. If you are hearing impaired, please call 711. Dated at CHIPLEY, Florida this 18 day of November, 2013 K. McDaniel, Deputy Clerk Linda Cook CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT Washington COUNTY, FLORIDA As published in the Washington County News on November 30, 2013 and December 7, 2013. Notice of Application for Tax Deed Notice is hereby given that, TC Tampa 1, LLC, the holder of the following certificate, has filed said Tax Certificate to be issued thereon. The parcel number, certificate number, year of issuance, description of the property and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate Number 0447Year of Issuance 2011 Parcel ID#: 00-1439-0000 Assessed To: Britney J Menckeberg Description of Property: ORB 810 Page 74 Section 4, Township 4 North, Range 13. For full legal description contact the Washington County Clerk’s Office. All said property being in Washington Co., Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to the law, the property described shall be sold to the highest bidder at the courthouse door on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 10:00 AM. Dated this 18th, day of November, 2013.Linda Hayes Cook, Clerk of Court, Washington Co. FL. By: Kayla E, Deputy Clerk As published in the Washington County News on November 23, 30 and December 7, 14, 2013.
Retired & widowed Army SGT in need of kind & caring lady for companion and house care. Age 65 & up. Call 850-326-2999.
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WANTED; Musical Instruments of any kind in any condition. Piano, banjoes, drums, guitars, amps. LESSONS. Covington Music, Chipley. 850-638-5050.
2 Bedroom dressers $100.00 each. Informal dining room set, table, 4 chairs & Hutch $250.00. All in excellent condition. In Bonifay. (850)263-1445.
For Sale; Queen Size platform bed with mattress and bed springs, dresser with mirror, valued at $1,300.00, reduced to $500.00. Entertainment center, $250.00. All like new. Call Jeremiah E d m o n d s , 1-850-849-3093.
Milti-Family Yard Sale. Rain/shine, inside, Saturday-Sunday, D e c 1 4 & 1 5 , 7:30am-2:00pm. 3939 Sandpath Rd, Bonifay. Turn onto Sandpath Rd across from Middlebrooks. Go 4.8 miles, big yellow brick house on left. 547-4574. Furniture,household items, clothes & more. Mo’s Trading Post and Flea Market 5157 HWY 77, Sunny Hills, Greenhead area. Tables, Spaces, booths. Daily, weekly or month. Call for rates 850-326-2201.
Yard Sale. 1530 Orange Hill Rd, next to Maphis Tree Farm, . Sat., Dec 14, 8am-2pm. Christmas stuff & misc.
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Belgiquw Prof Stainless Steel 18/40 16 quart stock pot. Cost $139.00 at Macy’s, will sell for $50.00. 850-638-1387.
to Rent; Farm land or pasture in Chipley & suroundding areas for the year 2014. 850-718-1859.
The Holmes County Board of County Commissioners is currently accepting applications for the full time position of Bridge Crew Foreman. For application contact Sherry Snell in the Holmes County Commissioner’s office at 850-547-1119. Please turn in completed applications to the County Commissioner’s office located at 107 E Virginia Ave, Bonifay, FL 32425, no later than 4:00 pm on December 18, 2013. Holmes County is a Drug-Free Workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Position: Street Crewman II The City of Chipley is accepting applications for a Street Crewman II. Minimum Requirements: Knowledge of general and ground maintenance procedures, including skill in operation and maintenance of equipment and tools. Education and Experience: High School diploma or possession of an acceptable equivalency diploma. One (1) year experience operating heavy equipment. Must possess or be able to obtain a valid Florida class “A” CDL. Must be eligible for a D.O.C. Inmate Supervisor Card. Deadline: Open until filled. EOE/Drug Free Workplace
Entry Level Marketing Specialist The News Herald is looking for an entry-level marketing specialist to assist with marketing support and document presentations for our sales team in a timely, accurate, and cost effective manner. This position will assist with sales proposals and interview preparation under the direction of the Regional Marketing Director, assist with development and coordination of marketing materials and branding, update and maintain files and documents and utilize effective written and oral communication skills. In addition, the position will provide assistance for event planning and conference attendance. Candidates should have an Associate’s degree and must be skilled in Powerpoint, InDesign, Photoshop and Microsoft Excel. Applicable experience may be substituted in lieu of formal education. The News Herald offers the following benefits: medical, dental, vision and life insurance; 401(k) plan; vacation and sick leave; and disability insurance. To apply, send resume to: email@example.com or come by the office at 501 W. 11th Street to complete an employment application. Hiring will be contingent on a background check and drug screen. Web ID#: 34274489 Text FL74489 to 56654
C&C Bookkeeping and Tax Service. Open 5 days a week. 8:00am-4:00pm. Call (850)638-1483
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AIRLINE CAREERS begin here – Get FAA approved Aviation Maintenance Technician training. Housing and Financial aid for qualified students. Job placement assistance. Call AIM 866-314-3769 DRIVER TRAINEES NEEDED NOW! Learn to drive for US Xpress! Earn $700 per week! No experience needed! Local CDL Traning. Job ready in 15 days! (888)368-1964 Experienced OTR Flatbed Drivers earn 50 up to 55 cpm loaded. $1000 sign on to Qualified drivers. Home most weekends. Call: (843)266-3731 / www.bulldoghiway.com. EOE
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BE YOUR OWN BOSS! OWN A YOGURT, DOLLAR, MAILBOX, PARTY, TEEN, CLOTHING, OR FITNESS STORE. WORLDWIDE, 100% FINANCING, OAC. FROM $55,900 COMPLETE TURNKEY (800) 385-2160 WWW. DRSS3.COM
Executive Office Space for rent downtown Chipley. (850)638-1918
FOR LEASE: Convenient Store with Gas station. Bay County. Great location! Will be branded Chevron. Available very soon. Major investment required. Serious inquiries only. Ware Oil & Supply Company.
Heavy Equipment Operator Training! Bulldozers, Backhoes, Excavators. 3 Weeks Hands On Program. Local Job Placement Assistance. National Certifications. GI Bill Benefits Eligible. 1-866-362-6497
850-584-6666 ext 407
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Retail Store Space available.Main Street. Downtown Chipley. 850-638-1918
Apartment: Unfurnished. per 850-844-0078.
2BR/1BA $450.00 month.
FOR RENT 1B/R apartment, convenient location in Chipley. No pets. 850-638-4640 Mandi Lea Apartments in Vernon, 2/BR. Financial Assistance available if qualified. 638-4640.
2BR/2BA House for rent. Great kitchen, very clean & well maintained. Large master bath. $775/mth. 638-9127.
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3BR/1BA for rent. No pets. Deposit, & references required. HUD accepted. $595/mth Chipley. (850)638-1918 For Rent or Sell by Owner 3BR/2BA, Updated, CHA, conveniently located. handicapped accessible. No HUD 850-547-2091, 8 5 0 - 6 3 8 - 1 4 8 3 , 850-481-5352. Nice clean houses, apartments & mobile homes for rent in Bonifay area. HUD approved. Also, homes for sale, owner financing with good credit. Call Martha (850)547-5085, (850)547-2531.
2BR/1BA MH in Bonifay. $425.00/mo, W&G included. One year lease required. 638-2999. For Rent 2 Double Wide Mobile Homes separate properties call and discuss details. Available now. Call 850-547-3950.
Newly Renovated 3BD/2BA MH 3/4 mile from Elementary School. On Hwy 177A. Family oriented park. $500/mth. Call (850)547-3746.
10 ACRE MOUNTAIN TOP ESTATE! Gorgeous Blue Ridge mountain acreage featuring spectacular 3 state views & towering hardwoods! Abuts U.S. National Forest. Great building spot! U/G utilities, paved rd frontage, RV friendly. Priced to sell only $69,900. Excellent financing. Call now 866-952-5303, x 92 Tennessee Log Cabin on 6 acres with FREE Boat Slip! Only $74,900 New 3BR, 2BA log cabin shell, lake access, nicely wooded, level setting. Quiet paved road frontage. Excellent financing. Call now 877-888-0267, x 453
FOR RENT Nice mobile home excellent location in Chipley. No Pets. 850-638-4640 For Rent. Real Nice Doublewide, 3BR/2BA. Nice quiet area off Brickyard Rd on Prissy Ln. Day phone, 638-4630. Night phone, 638-1434. For Rent: 2BR/1BA Mobile Home Bonifay area. $300/month plus $300/deposit No pets. Call 850-547-2043 Leave message.
Have a car, truck van or motorcycle you are wanting to sell? We'll run your ad in all three publications for
HUNTING LAND for rent or lease, 1 year or 5 years, 160 acres or 300 acres. For more information call (850)638-1911 or (850)326-0044.
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Mobile Home 2BR. Clean, great condition, furnished, CH/A, carport, paved road, nice area. NOT in park. $450/mth Plus $ 2 0 0 / d e p 850-638-7009. Mobile Home For Rent 3BR/2BA in Chipley Area $650 Very private w/Big Back Yard. NO PETS. Leave # for return Call 850-258-1594. Mobile Homes For Rent 2 and 3 Bedrooms in Cottondale, Central Heat and Air. $400 - $500 a month. 850-258-1594.
CASH FOR FLORIDA LICENSE PLATES! $1000 for Wa s h i n g t o n / H o l m e s Co. enamel Tags dated 1911-17, $100 each for FL tags starting with #50 for y e a r s 1938,40,42,43,46,47,50,54,5 5 and #51 for years 1939,40,43,48,and 49. Jeff Francis email@example.com or (727)424-1576. w w w. f l o r i d a l i c e n s e plates.com
Heavy duty car cover size medium cost $300 asking $150 cash. Call 638-1387.
N Now accepting resumes for positions at our new Bonifay & Ch hipley locations. Available Positiions
Nurse/CNA/MA Front Office/Reception Doctor/ARNP/PA Behavioral Health/Social Worker
Employ yment Information
Office hours will be e Monday thru Friday 8:00-5:00 Bi-lingual (spanish h speaking) applicants are encouraged to apply Benefits available Pay depends on ex xperience PanCare of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) All applicants mu ust pass a background check and drug screen prior to e employment
Email resumes to shuffman@ @bbhcfl.org 4131 or fax to (850) 872-4 1117587
PanCare of Florida, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-pro ofit organization which operates Federally Qualified Health Ce enters in Bay, Walton, Liberty and surrounding counties
Washington County News Weekend 12-14-13