Gulf County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Gulf County, FL. (Page 8)

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  1. County hosts active shooter trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | The Star

    A series of active shooter trainings were held for Gulf County Schools, the Gulf County Sheriff's Office, Gulf Coast State College, Florida Department of Health, Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf and Gulf County Emergency Management.

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  2. Gulf County Republican party holds food driveRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | The Star

    The Gulf County Republican Party is once again teaming up with the folks at the Piggly Wiggly to make sure no one in our community goes hungry this spring.

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  3. JSL to present Breeze by the Bay in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | The Star

    ... waterside trails and will act as a fundraiser for the JSL to help with the projects and services they provide to Gulf County including winter clothing drives for students in need. Noticing the rise in popularity of 5K runs, event coordinator ...

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  4. Gulf County rentals ready for spring breakRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | The Star

    The Tourist Development Council worked hard over the past year to spread the word of the area and bring more visitors to Gulf County to relax on the beaches or enjoy the local flavor.

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  5. Drug charges follow traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | The Star

    ... possession of less than 20 grams of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia. She was transported to the Gulf County Detention Facility and was released on $3,000 bond after first appearance. A Port St. Joe woman was arrested last week on ...

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  6. AU volunteers help improve communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Star

    Sure signs of spring in Gulf County: sunshine, warm weather and student volunteers from Auburn University helping around the community.

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  7. Gulf County Schools Partake In Active Shooter TrainingRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    ... Friday involving a gunman on campus. Friday's active shooter drill is one of many the schools will be staging. Gulf County Emergency Management Director Marshall Nelson said, "As you know all across the nation there's school shootings mall shootings ...

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  8. Turning a - screw up' into collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Star

    ... Prepaid College Foundation. And given the circumstances that paved the way to recognition in front of the Gulf County School Board, it was a celebration that might not have happened. Butts was one of two seventh-graders in Ruby Kox's English class ...

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  9. Easter basket/food drive kicks off March 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Star

    Coastal Community Association and South Gulf County Volunteer Fire Department are joining forces to raise donations for Easter Baskets and food for needy families in Gulf County for Easter for the Gulf County Sheriff's Department.

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  10. EDA headed back under county umbrellaRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Star

    Following the recommendation of the current board of the Gulf County Economic Development Alliance, Inc. and the advisory committee appointed by commissioners as liaison to the EDA, the BOCC approved bringing the EDA back under its umbrella.

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  11. Cruise ship proposal brought into focus for commissionersRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Star

    ... Jenkins said. "And not everybody will go to Apalachicola. "We will need to showcase what allures about Gulf County. This is a great opportunity. We need to give them a good experience. That will take the entire community." Jenkins added that the TDC ...

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  12. Brooke Wooten seeks School Board District 2 seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Star

    Brooke Wooten announced his candidacy for Gulf County School Board Member District 2, a position currently held by Mr. George Cox.

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  13. Bed tax revenue continues march in JanuaryRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Star

    ... enforcement," Jenkins said the ambassador program, which will operate out to the TDC while coordinating with the Gulf County Sheriff's Office and South Gulf County Volunteer Fire Department. The hope is to enhance enforcement of county ordinances ...

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  14. Panama City man arrested on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Star

    A Panama City man was arrested last week by deputies from the Gulf County Sheriff's Office on drug charges.

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  15. Cox announces retirement from School BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Star

    Cox announced at Tuesday's regular monthly meeting of the Gulf County School Board that he would be retiring from his District 2 seat effective with the 2014 elections in November.

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  16. Governor Honors Area TeachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    ... ina Ham, from Franklin County School in Franklin County, and Tracy Bowers, from Wewahitchka Elementary School in Gulf County.

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  17. District to conduct school shooter exerciseRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Star

    "We feel like we are immune from this type of behavior, but we are not," said Deputy Superintendent for Gulf County Schools Duane McFarland.

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  18. Commission votes to dissolve PSJRA boardRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Star

    ... worker to the county grant writer's salary and benefits package, as well as the PSJRA budget. Buzzett said the Gulf County Tourist Development Council was a non-elected body with a budget several times that of the PSJRA. Magidson and board member ...

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  19. A happy new residentRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Star

    I wish to thank three outstanding business women in Gulf County - Carol Erwin of Forgotten Coast Realty in Mexico Beach, and Amber Lowry and Ashley Baird from Centennial Bank's Port St. Joe branch.

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  20. Phillies' Quinn staying upbeatRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... competition." The 5-10, 170-pound Quinn is only 3 years removed from playing at Port St. Joe High School in Gulf County, Fla. According to the state of Florida's tourism website, Port St. Joe residents nicknamed their home as "a small town with a ...

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