Gulf County Newswire (Page 6)

Gulf County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Gulf County, FL. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 1,110 in Gulf County, FL

  1. Renda Kay Aylmer obituaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | The Star

    ... in Port St Joe, Florida. She graduated in 1985 from Port St. Joe High School and worked for 24 years with the Gulf County School Board. Her greatest accomplishment in life was her daughter April; she was so proud of the woman she has become. Renda ...

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  2. Gulf County teachers make impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | The Star

    Late last month a handful of Gulf County educators were recognized as being among the highest impact teachers in the state based on a recent analysis of former students' performance on statewide standardized tests. Recipients included sixth-grade instructor Anita Askew and fourth-grade teacher Jeannie Ford at Wewahitchka Elementary School, Algebra teacher Misty Wood at Wewahitchka Jr./Sr. High School, fourth-grade teacher Janice Adkinson and fifth-grade teacher Brenda Wood at Port St. Joe Elementary School, and Language Arts teacher Kristal Smallwood at Port St. Joe Jr./Sr. High School.

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  3. Joint workshop bogs down over Pate Park signRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | The Star

    ... to, "put some things on the table." Once it was on the table, the ongoing stalemate between the city and Gulf County Tourist Development Council over a sign and the small corner of Frank Pate Park on which it sits never left. City attorney Tom ...

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  4. PSJ library heads for PrimeTimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | The Star

    Earlier this year the Corinne Costin Gibson Memorial Gulf County Public Library in Port St. Joe received a grant to launch it's PrimeTime Family Reading Time Program. The six-week program, funded by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Florida Humanities Council , targets children ages 6-10 who may be experiencing difficulty reading.

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  5. BOCC again amends LNT, RV ordinances Updated Mar 31, 2016 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | The Star

    ... Novak. "These changes make sense," said Dr. Pat Hardman, president of the Coastal Community Association of Gulf County."This allows administration to police the beaches and take items off in a timely manner." The amended language allows an owner of ...

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  6. A barrel of funRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | The Star

    ... the school year, including art shows, art days for kindergarten students and painting Books-to-Go boxes for the Gulf County Public Libraries, Hodges said she's happy with the organization's progress and even more excited to see what it will ...

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  7. Scene AroundRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Star

    Send us your photos that spotlight the best that Gulf County has to offer. This page is for photos submitted to The Star by readers.

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  8. Hardman announces for BOCC District VRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | The Star

    Dr. Pat Hardman has announced that she will seek the District V seat on the Gulf County Board of County Commissioners. Dr. Pat began visiting Gulf County in the early 80's.

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  9. Whitfield announces for BOCC District 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | The Star

    ... all WHS graduates, and I'm the proud grandfather of six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. I am a Gulf County native, born and raised in Wewahitchka. I love this county and I want to give back to the home that means so much to me. I believe ...

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  10. Lowry announces for PSJ Group 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | The Star

    ... budgeting and commercial and residential development. Lowry also served on the board of directors of the Gulf County Chamber of Commerce from 2010-2013 and worked with the entertainment committee spearheading entertainment for the Florida Scallop ...

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  11. Summer start for affordable housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Star

    ... ct. A poll of readers conducted last year found that while a majority favored constructing affordable housing in Gulf County, they were more comfortable with an entity other than Paces.

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  12. Scene AroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | The Star

    Send us your photos that spotlight the best that Gulf County has to offer. This page is for photos submitted to The Star by readers.

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  13. 4 Florida counties open April 1 to gag grouper recreational harvestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Capital Soup

    State waters off the coast of Franklin, Wakulla, Jefferson and Taylor counties will open to recreational harvest of gag grouper starting April 1. This regional season will remain open through June 30, with the first day of the closure being July 1. The season also includes all waters of Apalachicola Bay and Indian Pass, including those in Gulf County, and all waters of the Steinhatchee River, including those in Dixie County. As a reminder, the minimum size limit for gag and black grouper caught in Gulf of Mexico state and federal waters is expected to change from 22 inches to 24 inches total length later this spring.

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  14. Judge: inmates don't count in voting districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | The Star

    A federal judge has struck down redistricting in Jefferson County in a decision that could significantly impact Gulf County redistricting. The decision could also impact the potential for the Board of County Commissioners to seek to overturn a federal decree mandating single-member districts and push for the countywide voting voters have long supported.

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  15. Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf opened six years ago this week.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Star

    Six years ago this week the doors of Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf opened and in doing so fundamentally transformed health care in Gulf County. At the time, Gulf Pines Hospital had been shuttered five years and, to be honest, few believed at the time the facility was closed by the state it remotely resembled the health care center of the 1940s, '50s and '60s.

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  16. The opportunity to serveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Star

    Throughout the community, as on this past Sunday, they will be out and about, walking streets, knocking on doors, speaking to folks out in their yards and asking a simple question. Would they have permission to pray, to have a kind word, for you and your family, blessing the day and wishing happiness upon your household? Yes, spring is marked in Gulf County by the rising temperatures, blooming flowers and the arrival of "the backpack kids."

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  17. Summer start for affordable housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Star

    ... ct. A poll of readers conducted last year found that while a majority favored constructing affordable housing in Gulf County, they were more comfortable with an entity other than Paces.

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  18. Another a speciala meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Star

    On March 10 the Gulf County BOCC held its third "special" meeting of 2016. As of this writing, only two regular meetings have been held so far this year.

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  19. BOCC expends another meeting on solid waste contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Star

    ... saved money by closing Five Points Landfill and argued that taking into account all services, the cost of the Gulf County contract would factor out as cheaper than that in Wakulla. Turning to Bryan's long-standing criticism of Waste Pro's failure to ...

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  20. Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf opened six years ago this week.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Star

    Six years ago this week the doors of Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf opened and in doing so fundamentally transformed health care in Gulf County. At the time, Gulf Pines Hospital had been shuttered five years and, to be honest, few believed at the time the facility was closed by the state it remotely resembled the health care center of the 1940s, '50s and '60s.

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