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 923 in Gulf County, FL

  1. Unemployment rises, labor force shrinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | The Times

    ... saw collections go up more than 12 percent over the previous year. Off to the strongest start regionally is Gulf County, where November TDC collections were $73,515, more than 27 percent higher than November 2016 collections. Franklin County closed ...

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  2. Things to Do this weekRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2018 | The Star

    ... Carnegie Hall in New York City. The program is free and the performance is sponsored by the Friends of the Gulf County Public Libraries. The Corinne Costin Gibson Memorial Public Library is located at 110 Library Drive in Port St. Joe. Call 229-8879 ...

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  3. TDC continues rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | The Star

    One quarter down, and if the next three unfold as profitably the Gulf County Tourist Development Council is certainly heading to another record year. Bed tax receipts for December were up 4.5 percent compared to December 2016, which makes it a three-peat for growth months in fiscal year 2017-2018.

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  4. PSJ commissioners eye ReidRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | The Star

    ... hold a workshop 4:30 p.m. ET Feb. 20 at their Garrison Ave. meeting room in order to begin that process. The Gulf County Chamber of Commerce, which is hosting the event which for more than a decade was headquartered in Apalachicola, requested to ...

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  5. GFWC Wewahitchka Woman's Club "Wear Red Day" luncheon Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | The Star

    ... the Glad Tidings Church Fellowship Hall in Wewahitchka. Our next meeting is Feb. 13 at 6 p.m. CT and Ray Bodrey, Gulf County Extension Director, Extension Agent II will be our guest speaker. Hope to see you there!

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  6. Democratic party meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | The Star

    The next monthly meeting of the Gulf County Democrats is scheduled for 7 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. ET Monday, Feb. 12 at the WIG Building located at 401 Peters St. in Port St. Joe. For meeting updates, please see our Facebook page .

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  7. CRC rejects school board pay amendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | The Star

    By a narrow 4-3 vote a subcommittee of the Florida Constitution Revision Commission voted down a proposed amendment which, if approved by voters, would have eliminated compensation for local school board members. The proposed amendment had been the subject of considerable discussion in two consecutive Gulf County School Board meetings, with Superintendent of Schools Jim Norton strongly criticizing the amendment as well as another pertaining to school superintendents.

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  8. What's in a name? Sometimes everythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | The Star

    This is a complete guess, but seems the odds on the Brothers Osborne seeing a spike in sales and downloads out of Gulf County come late April are mighty high. The rural Maryland-born, who performed a mournful tribute to the victims of the concert shootings with Maren Morris and Eric Church during Sunday's Grammys awards telecast, have hit close to home with the title of their second album.

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

    Feb 1, 2018 | The Star

    ... In addition, the speakers will outline importance of reefs in conservation, ecology and the economy of Bay and Gulf County. Bob retired from the US Air Force after serving 30 years and is a retired SCUBA instructor. Carol retired from the US Air ...

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  10. GCSC announces President's and Dean's HonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | The Star

    Panama City – Gulf Coast State College President, Dr. John Holdnak, announced the students named to the President's and Dean's Honor Lists for Gulf County students for the Fall 2017 semester. The President's Honor List includes all full-time students who earned a grade point average of 3.90 to 4.00.

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  11. Dry dock projects moves ahead to Triumph applicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | The Star

    A project to construct a dry dock facility off the former paper mill site bulkhead, took the next step in the process of securing Triumph Gulf Coast, Inc. funding this week. The Triumph board received staff recommendations on nearly 120 pre-applications and the project to build a dry dock to facilitate expansion of Eastern Shipbuilding into Gulf County was among those deemed eligible to move forward to a full application.

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  12. County breaks ground on new Stone Mill FD stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | The Star

    ... ich was built for a similar amount. “It is good property, a good location,” McDaniel said. “Gulf County has the property and (money for the building) without paying anything.”

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  13. Greg Jordan resigns after 12 seasons as BHS Head CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | County Record

    ... over the years after competing so hard against each other on opposing sidelines. Palmer had introduced Jordan to Gulf County School Superintendent Jim Norton. Palmer had told Norton that when he retired one day "there was the guy to get." Palmer ...

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  14. Flu showing no signs of retreat in Volusia, FlaglerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... said. A 12-year-old student in West Palm Beach died after experiencing flu symptoms this week, and schools in Gulf County closed last Friday because about 20 percent of the students were sick. The ripple effects are widespread, affecting all age ...

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  15. CDC: Flu-Related Pediatric Deaths Could Hit Record NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | News Max

    ... school districts in Oklahoma have closed because too many staff members and students are sick, CBS reported. In Gulf County, Florida, more than 20 percent of students were out of school due to flu-like symptoms. "Eleven in this building alone, of ...

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  16. High school in Clearwater reopens after flu outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | WFLA

    ... Friday after 86 students and five teachers called out sick with the flu. In the Florida Panhandle, schools in Gulf County reopened Monday also after being sanitized. 20 percent of students in that county were out sick last week. The CDC warns that ...

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  17. Herea s how to tell the difference between the flu and the common coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... to be the most predominant strain. At least 13 states have had school closures due to the flu; schools in Gulf County, Florida, closed Friday due to an outbreak. This flu season, pediatric deaths may even exceed the 148 deaths reported three years ...

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  18. Entire Florida school district shuts down due to flu outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Students, teachers and staff were asked to stay home on Friday in Gulf County, which is in Florida's Panhandle.

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  19. Florida county shuts down school due to flu outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Students, teachers and staff were asked to stay home on Friday in Gulf County, which is in Florida's Panhandle.

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  20. Florida county shuts down school due to flu outbreak Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | WFTV Orlando

    ... news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. Students, teachers and staff were asked to stay home on Friday in Gulf County, which is in Florida's Panhandle. Superintendent Jim Norton tells news outlets that flu activity continues to be on the rise ...

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