Gulf County Newswire

Gulf County Newswire

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  1. Things to do this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Star

    ... Health Day will offer a glimpse of the array of services provides by the Florida Department of Health in Gulf County. The event is 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. ET Saturday at Frank Pate Park in Port St. Joe. The free event will include ...

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  2. 'How we see paradise'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Star

    Most any visitor or resident would certainly nod in the affirmative when asked if Gulf County offered a photographer a rich palette. Rich, enough, it should be added, to be captured by photographers of all skills levels and with a variety of equipment.

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  3. Election season underway as early voting beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Star

    ... And, having recently received grant funding for cybersecurity upgrades, Hanlon said he sees no evidence that Gulf County could be one of those counties a certain U.S. Senator has said have already been breached by Russian hackers. “You would ...

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  4. District buses to have camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Star

    Safety is a mantra as a new school year opens and the mantra extends from school sites to the transportation of students. The Gulf County School Board on Tuesday approved the purchase of cameras for 23 school buses, the number representing the bulk of the active fleet.

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  5. County to workshop LNT WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Star

    ... other county parks as well. And, that, said Dr. Pat Hardman, president of the Coastal Community Association of Gulf County, is an indication there is a problem in need of enforcement. The first public forum last week provided a host of potential ...

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  6. County GOP meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Star

    The Gulf County Republican Executive Committee will hold its next meeting 6:30 p.m. ET Monday, Aug. 20 at the Port St. Joe Garden Club located at 216 8th Street. Please join us for presentations and discussions of topics of interest for the coming elections.

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  7. Commissioner Langston Town HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Star

    ... ment Group building. Some of the topics to be discussed include: neighborhood beautification projects, status of Gulf County economic development projects, update on North Port St. Joe community redevelopment project.

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  8. Wewa Woman's Club dines for a cause Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Star

    ... District 3, for your invitation to attend Leadership Camp. Look for more upcoming events and fundraisers on the Gulf County Chamber of Commerce events calendar. If you would like to learn more about all the exciting programs and projects in support ...

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  9. TDC approves initial budget, marketing plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Star

    There will be some tweaking before the Oct. 1 arrival of a new fiscal year, but the advisory board for the Gulf County Tourist Development Council on Tuesday approved an initial budget and marketing plan for next year. The most striking aspect in the budget is the continuing growth of revenue from bed taxes, which are projected to increase by 11 percent compared to the current year and march past the $2 million for the second-straight year.

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  10. School Board election surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Star

    Election Day for Gulf County School Board is Aug. 28. The following questionnaire is directed to each of the School Board candidates. It is our hope that this questionnaire will enable Gulf County citizens to get to know each candidate and his or her position on specific issues of concern to our community.

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  11. PSJHS HSHT students have successful internships/summer jobs Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Star

    ... you love and a lot of enjoyment comes from it. Both girls learned a lot about our unique environment here in Gulf County. Leondra Leslie completed six weeks of summer internship at the St. Joseph Bay Humane Society with Caisey Rodgers and learned ...

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  12. 'Moratorium' sought on LNT, RV ordinancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Star

    Several observations were easily gleaned during last Friday's public forum on ordinances pertaining to Leave No Trace and RVs. The forum, hosted by the Coastal Community Association of Gulf County at the St. Joseph Bay Golf Club, provided an opportunity to discuss potential actions by the Board of County Commissioners to either eliminate, or amend, both ordinances.

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  13. Gulf County 4-H summer recap Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Star

    Gulf County 4-H has been going full force this summer with day camps, district and regional competitions and residential camp. 4-H is the nation's largest youth development organization.

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  14. Democrats to hold candidate meet-and-greetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Star

    Brandon Peters, a Democratic candidate for Florida U.S. Congressional District 2, will hold a Gulf County Meet & Greet 7-8:30 p.m. ET Thursday, Aug. 16 in Building A, Gulf Coast State College Gulf/Franklin Campus in Port St. Joe. Peters will discuss his vision for Florida US Congressional District 2 as an advocate for Florida values in Washington.

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  15. County Democrats August meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Star

    The August meeting of the Gulf County Democrats, will be held 7-8:30 p.m. ET Monday, Aug. 13 at the WIG Building located at 401 Peters St. in Port St. Joe. The speaker this month will be Michael Coleman, the Chair of Florida's Democratic Party Campaign Committee.

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  16. 'Caf conversations' yield school proposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Star

    Two public forums hosted by the union representing public school employees yielded initial proposals presented during last week's meeting of the Gulf County School Board. “Café Conversations” have been held the past two months, bringing together some two dozen locals each time for a discussion about challenges to the public schools and possible solutions.

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  17. WantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | The Star

    Wanted: seniors to join us at the Gulf County Senior Citizens Center for fun, festivities and lunch. If you are looking for a place to come relax, enjoy some fun activities and a lunch, we are the place.

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  18. Teachers head back Monday, students in a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | The Star

    As many teachers and students wonder where in the world the summer disappeared to, the 2018-19 school years ramps up Monday. Under an agreement with the Gulf County Sheriff's Office each school will now have a School Resource Officer on site, with a vehicle at each school.

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  19. Restoration project (likely) delayed againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | The Star

    ... budget, particularly as it pertained to replacement of aging vehicles. The board and executive director of Gulf County Senior Citizens also pleaded for an increase in its budget to expand services at a time when there are 61 seniors on the agency's ...

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  20. Public forum to be held on LNT, RV ordinancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | The Star

    The Coastal Community Association of Gulf County will host a public forum Friday to discuss recent actions by the Board of County Commissioners pertaining to ordinances on RVs in coastal areas and Leave No Trace. The open forum, scheduled for 5 p.m. ET Friday at the St. Joseph Bay Golf Club, is to discuss the ramifications of potential BOCC action as well as to fashion a possible response.

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