Gulf County Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Extraordinary professionalismRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Star

    ... were all extraordinarily professional. I cannot thank them enough and I hope this letter can be published so the Gulf County citizens know what great people reside within their boundaries. I own a townhouse on the beach on Highway 30 right past the ...

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  2. It's time to voteRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Star

    As it is now time to vote in the election for Gulf County Commissioner District II I wanted to appeal to my fellow citizens for help in bringing a fresh new era to Gulf County. As you consider your choices in this race I would like to briefly remind my fellow citizens that we now have a full four year track record to review regarding the performance and results of District II Commissioner Ward McDaniel.

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  3. Dothan Superintendent of Education SuspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    Dothan City Schools Superintendent of Education Tim Wilder has been suspended pending a termination hearing by the Dothan City Board of Education. Wilder is the former Gulf County Superintendent.

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  4. Bow Wow Bash keeps lights on at humane societyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Star

    ... of the year for the St. Joseph Bay Humane Society. SJBHS, in addition to supporting animal control for Gulf County, provides free spay and neuter programs throughout the year and is instrumental in providing canines for the DAWGS in Prison program ...

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  5. Capital City Bank honors 'Hometown Heroes'Read the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Star

    ... to make a difference in the lives of their fellow citizens. To help recognize those special individuals in the Gulf County area, the Port St Joe Office has invited 4th graders at Port St Joe Elementary to submit a drawing and short essay describing ...

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  6. TDC to hold inaugural public meetingRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Star

    The Gulf County Tourist Development Council will hold its inaugural public meeting at 5 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at the Capital City meeting room in Port St. Joe. The meeting is open to the public and will feature an update from TDC executive director Jennifer Jenkins as well as a panel discussion from members of the tourism community.

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  7. GCSC to launch green guide certification program in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Star

    Hot off the heels of the first Farmer's Market University, Gulf Coast State College's Gulf/Franklin campus is taking the next step in strengthening eco-tourism in the counties it serves. In January 2015 GCSC will launch its new green guide certification program, an 8-week course dedicated to empowering those who already make a living from eco-tourism while encouraging new business owners to break into the industry.

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  8. Beacon Hill variance lawsuit goes before judgeRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Star

    A lawsuit from by a Beacon Hill resident against the Board of County Commissioners in May seeking to quash an April 8 decision to grant a variance to the owner of property abutting Veterans Memorial Park in Beacon Hill, went before Judge John Fishel at the Gulf County Courthouse last Thursday. The lawsuit seeks to void the variance granted to Ellis Smith, Jr. to build within the setback on land adjacent to Veterans Memorial Park.

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  9. Lack of leadership?Read the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Star

    ... for a person over a party, and who always at least tries to do the right thing, I am stepping out today. In the Gulf County and City Elections, there has to be a reason that all of the counties west of there are growing, thriving, and prospering ...

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  10. St. Joseph Bay Chapter, DAR workshopRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Star

    The local chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is having a genealogy workshop 1-4 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Oct. 28, at the Gulf County Public Library in Port St. Joe. Anyone interested in membership in DAR is invited to attend.

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  11. Haywood Borders ObituaryRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2013 | The Star

    ... and Etta Mae Borders. He was the business owner of Sportsman's Service Station for 39 years, and worked for Gulf County for 10 years before retiring. Haywood was a deacon at First Baptist Church of Wewahitchka. He is survived by his loving wife of ...

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  12. Blast on the Bay Songwriter's Festival kicks off tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Star

    Gulf County will be filled with award-winning songwriters this week as the sixth annual Blast on the Bay Songwriters' Festival kicks off on Friday. The festival will welcome 30 Nashville-based songwriters to the area and a series of free concerts will be held along the coast at venues from Mexico Beach to Indian Pass.

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  13. Work on county recreational projects should begin next monthRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Star

    ... is to be built at the west end public access at WindMark Beach, said Jennifer Jenkins, executive director of the Gulf County Tourist Development Council, and addresses a long-standing push in the community for improved access to the beaches and ...

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  14. No longer for only these eyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Star

    Debbie and Jon Hooper have spent the past 14 years in Gulf County, capturing community images and history from the ground and in the air. Debbie, a photographer under the banner of joebay.com, enjoys sharing those images in keepsake form with coffee table-style books for family and friends during holidays or special occasions.

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  15. Chipley PD sweeps suspects in drug round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Washington County News

    ... During the traffic stop, it was determined that Satterfield also had a warrant for contempt of court out of Gulf County. The illegal drugs purchased during the undercover operation included methamphetamine, marijuana, cocaine, crack cocaine, and ...

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  16. GOP of Gulf County to host concealed carry weapons classRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Star

    The Republican Party of Gulf County will once again conduct its concealed carry weapons training program from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. ET on Saturday, Nov. 15. The program, to be held at PoJo Place at 309 Reid Avenue, will ensure that all residents who wish to exercise their Constitutional rights under the Second Amendment can do so legally and safely. The program will include classroom instruction and ranged weapon familiarization.

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  17. Autumn Action Golf Tournament for HSHT a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Star

    ... City. Second place was a family affair won by Robbie Johnson, Brett Johnson, Brock Johnson and Brad Johnson from Gulf County. Third place winners were Jake Jacobs, Denise Allen, Rob Stegemeyer, and Lisa Stegemeyer from Panama City and Fourth place ...

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  18. PSJ Commissioners approve Waste Pro contractRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Star

    ... Waste Management, chose to enter into a new contract with Waste Pro, but only for collection in unincorporated Gulf County. For Port St. Joe officials, however, the county's effort led to additional discussion over contract numbers with Waste ...

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  19. FDOH renews healthy cooking demonstrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Star

    The Florida Department of Health's Closing the Gap program of Gulf and Franklin Counties will see healthy eating cooking demonstrations return to area grocery stores this fall. During the demonstrations Health Educator coordinator Talitha Robinson spends the day at markets in Gulf and Franklin counties to show the simplicity of cooking healthy food and educate the public about its health benefits.

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  20. Voting with the windRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Star

    I have decided it is time to weigh in regarding our county government. In 2010 Gulf County voters began the process of ridding the BOCC of multi-term individuals who were not representing the people of Gulf County.

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