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Phone: 850-638-0212 Web site: chipleypaper.com Fax: 850-638-4601 50 www.chipleypaper.com For the latest breaking news, visit CHIPLEYPAPER.COM IN BRIEF Saturday, AUGUST 18 2012 Volume 89, Number 36 WEEKEND Washington County News And Mobile Too! Connect With Us 24/7 Evening of Southern Gospel tonight Special to the News CHIPLEY The Spanish Trail Playhouse will present An Evening of Southern Gospel at 7 p.m. today at the historic Chipley High School Theater, home of the Spanish Trail Playhouse. The program features many of the regions top Christian vocalists and musicians. Scheduled to perform are Trish Brannon, Rachel Webb, Rosalyn Scott, Terri Garrett, Leah Page, A.D. Davis and Crossroads Quartet, all from Chipley. Others include Sonny and Linda Morris of Eufaula, Ala., and Rhonda and Shelby Lewis from Panama City. The stage band members include A.D. Davis, drums; Scotty French, lead guitar; Emory Wells, acoustic guitar; Kirk Thompson, bass guitar and emcee; Doug Salter, piano; and Jimmy Miller, pedal steel guitar, banjo and dobro. This is a fundraising event for the Spanish Trail Playhouse. Doors open at 6 p.m., and tickets will be available at the door. All tickets are general admission and are $10. After recount, Brown leads Cates for school board seat By RANDAL SEYLER 638-0212| @WCN_HCT rseyler@chipleypaper.com CHIPLEY Sometimes you win, sometimes you lose and sometimes you do both. After a recount Thursday afternoon in the District 3 School Board race between Pam Shores Cates and Milton Brown, Brown had 2,671 votes to Cates 2,664 a seven-vote lead. Bush carries county commissioner contest By RANDAL SEYLER 638-0212| @WCN_HCT rseyler@chipleypaper.com CHIPLEY Washington County Superintendent of Schools Sandra Cook was defeated Tuesday by challenger Joe Taylor. Taylor defeated Cook 1,381 to 1,046 (56.9 percent to 43.09 percent) to take the Republican slot in the General Election. Taylor will face Democrat Pat Aukema Dickson on Nov. 6. Alan T. Bush carried the County Commissioner District 1 Republican race with 1,091 (45.34 percent) of the votes. Travis Hall garnered 813 (33.79 percent) while Hilton Kelly received 259 (10.76 percent) and Randy Wilson 243 (10.09 percent) of the votes. Bush will face Democrat Ross Pritchard in the November General Election. In the Washington County School Board elections, District 2 incumbent Wayne Saunders was unchallenged, and District 3 incumbent Pam Shores Cates narrowly defeated challenger Milton Brown 2,659 to 2,657. School board elections are nonpartisan. In the State Attorney race, Glenn Hess led Jim Appleman 3,432 (64.05 percent) to 1,926 (35.94 percent) in Washington County voting. Both candidates are Republicans. Rep. Marti Coley carried the county over challenger Danny Glidewell 1,822 (76.29 percent) to 566 (232.7 percent) in the State Representative District 5 contest. Both candidates are Republicans. In the Republican race for U.S. Senator, Connie Mack carried the county with 1,290 (55.5 percent) of all votes. Mike McCalister received 489 (21.04 percent), George LeMieux had 131 (5.636 percent) of the vote, Marielena Stuart garnered 166 (7.142 percent) and Dave Weldon had 248 (10.67 percent). On the Democratic ticket for Schools growth concerns neighbors Resident asks city to take back control of Facebook page By RANDAL SEYLER 638-0212| @WCN_HCT rseyler@chipleypaper.com CHIPLEY Traf c and new modular buildings at a Chipley Christian school have raised concerns among residents. Grace and Glory Christian School, a private K-12 school on Main Street, has added several modular buildings to its campus, and one resident asked the City Council on Tuesday to consider traf c issues the school might create once classes resume. Beth Watford of Chipley, a neighbor of the school, told the council she was concerned with the traf c that was going to be The Washington County Canvassing Board examines undervote ballots, or ballots on which no vote was cast for either candidate, one by one during Thursdays recount. After the recount, Brown led Cates 2,671 to 2,664 after having trailed Cates Tuesday night by a count of 2,664 to 2,657. ELECTION 2012 RANDAL SEYLER | The News School Board District 3 Challenger Milton Brown, left, looks on while incumbent Pam Shores Cates speaks to the press during Thursdays recount at the Washington County county of ces in Chipley. The recount was mandated by state law because Tuesdays election results were within a 1 percent margin. Taylor wins superintendent primary TOO CLOSE TO CALL JOE TAYLOR SANDRA COOK See GROWTH A3 See SUPERINTENDENT A3 See CLOSE A3 Soccer sign-ups slated CHIPLEY Chipleys Parks and Recreation Department will have 2012 soccer sign-ups until Aug. 31. Players must be between 4 and 15 as of Sept. 30. The cost to play is $42. To register, stop by the Pals Park Of ce from 3-5 p.m. Monday through Friday and ll out a registration form. Applications can be downloaded from www. palspark.org and mailed with payment to P.O. Box 1007, Chipley, FL 32428. Please make checks payable to the City of Chipley. You can also email the form to palspark@cityofchipley. com and bring in your payment by 4 p.m. Aug. 31. We are also looking for coaches and of cials. Contact Guy Lane at 638-6348, 527-9275 or palspark@cityofchipley. com. Horse Play and Games BONIFAY Valley 4 Arena in Bonifay will have a weekend of Horse Play and Games on Aug. 2425. Events will start at 6 p.m. Friday, and the last event will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Events will have a fee of $10 per rider and includes all events. A reservation is required. The arena is at 2712 U.S. 90. For more information, call 258-0370 or 768-2142. INDEX Faith ..................................... A2 Classi eds ............................. A4 Get your free copy now INSIDE BACK TO SCHOOL: CLASSES RESUME MONDAY IN WASHINGTON COUNTY


A2 | Washington County News POSTMASTER: Send address change to: Washington County News P. O Box 627, Chipley, FL 32428 USP S 667-360 SUBSCRIPTION RATES IN COUNTY 13 weeks: $18.98; 26 weeks: $27.30; 52 weeks: $46.20 OUT OF COUNTY 13 weeks: $23.14; 26 weeks: $34.65; 52 weeks: $57.75 The News is published every Wednesday and Saturday by Halifax Media Group, 1364 N. Railroad Ave., Chipley, FL 32428. Periodicals postage paid at Chipley, Florida. Copy right 2012, Halifax Media Group. All Rights Reserved. COPYRIGHT NOTICE: T he entire contents of the Washington County News are fully protected by copyright and cannot be reproduced in any form for any purpose without the expressed permission of Halifax Media Group. Nicole P. Bareeld, Publisher Randal Seyler, Editor Cameron Everett, Production Supervisor Home delivery subscribers may be charged a higher rate for holiday editions. CONTACT US PUBLISHER Nicole Bareeld: nbareeld@chipleypaper.com NEWS, SPORTS OR OPINION news@chipleypaper.com CLASSIFIED & CIRCULA TION Nikki Cullifer: ncullifer@chipleypaper.com 1-800-345-8688 ADVERTISING 850-638-0212 The views expressed here are not necessarily those of this paper or Halifax Media Group. WANT MORE? Find us online at chipleypaper.com friend us on F acebook or tweet us @ W CN_ H C T Faith A Catholic nun, Sister Megan Rice, 82, has made international headlines by being arrested. Shes certainly no stranger to the process, having been taken into police custody more than three dozen times while protesting against nuclear arms. However, with this latest protest, she is facing serious legal consequences. Sister Megan, a nun with the Society of the Holy Child Jesus, is a longtime peace activist with a history of protesting against nuclear weapons. But this time, shes outdone herself. On July 28, she and two companions achieved what the New York Times describes as the biggest security breach in the history of the nations atomic complex. They broke into the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, Tenn., for the purpose of protesting. For this, shes facing possible longterm imprisonment. She was able to sneak past armed guards and motion sensors, completely breaching the security of a nuclear arms facility. After using bolt cutters on multiple fences to gain entrance, she and her co-conspirators left behind some banners bearing messages of peace. On a more grim parting note, they also splashed blood on a wall at the Highly Enriched Uranium Materials Facility as a reminder of the blood that has been shed as a result of warfare. Whether or not you agree with her actions, her protest raises multiple questions not the least of which is if a nun can go strolling past security and enter the interior of a major U.S. nuclear arsenal, whats stopping our nations enemies from doing the same? How safely is this arsenal really being guarded? Government ofcials admitted there were security execution deciencies. It further prompts discussion of protests, nuclear arms, civil disobedience, aging and the role of women in religion, including nuns. The Vatican recently issued harsh criticism against the Leadership Conference of Women Religious, an organization representing roughly 80 percent of the 55,000 American nuns, for being too radical on various issues. The nuns responded with a public statement saying the Vaticans charges are based on unsubstantiated accusations. Sister Megans protest also invites an examination of personal courage. Whether we ultimately deem her actions right or wrong, she took drastic measures to raise awareness about a cause she personally nds important. She is morally outraged by a government that is, according to her, spending more money on nuclear arms than on health care, education and disaster relief. So she performed a radical act guaranteed to bring attention to the situation. Would you risk arrest to stand against something you nd morally wrong? Its one thing to feel outrage over an issue, but quite another to willingly place oneself in danger while standing up for a cause. Not everybody shares such passion for their values. For every individual who actually gets up and ghts for something, there are a thousand grumbling armchair commentators. Its difcult to champion a cause when you wont put down the potato chips, turn off the TV and place yourself in the ring line. Jail is a seriously unpleasant place, particularly when youre over 80. But she knew the risk she was taking. Right or wrong, one thing that cant be said about this person is that shes cowardly. Shes got the nerve to stand up for her beliefs, rather than politely hiding in the background and remaining silent about what she feels is an international violation of ethics. Public opinion has cast her as both a traitor and a hero, but no one can brand her as indifferent. I personally nd that the older I get, the more carefully I choose my battles. I came to the conclusion long ago that not everything is worth ghting for. But then again, I nd that Im willing to ght harder for causes I feel are right. Im willing to tackle fewer issues, but can become passionate about the ones I continue to focus on. Do you have the bravery to stand up for your beliefs, or do you give mere lip service to your values? Im certainly not urging anyone to go out and break into a nuclear facility. Im just saying that there are, perhaps, a few things left in the world worth ghting for. Sister Megan Rice has found her cause. Have you found yours?Gillman family reunionWESTVILLE The Gillman family reunion will be Aug. 25 in the fellowship hall at Leonia Baptist Church, 1124 Gillman Road in Westville. Lunch will be served at noon. For more information, call Sylvia Glover at 956-2877 or Teresa Johnson at 956-2810. Soccer sign-ups slatedCHIPLEY Chipleys Parks and Recreation Department will have 2012 soccer sign-ups until Aug. 31. Players must be between 4 and 15 as of Sept. 30. The cost to play is $42. To register stop by the Pals Park Ofce from 3 to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday and ll out a registration form. Applications can be downloaded from www.palspark. org and mailed with payment to P.O. Box 1007, Chipley, FL 32428. Please make checks payable to the City of Chipley. You can also email a completed application form to palspark@cityofchipley.com and bring in your payment by 4 p.m. Aug. 31. We are also looking for coaches and ofcials. If you or someone you know might be interested contact Guy Lane at 638-6348 or 527-9275 or email him at palspark@cityofchipley. com. Noma community reunionNOMA The annual Noma community reunion will be at 10 a.m. Sept. 1 in the Noma Town Hall building. Lunch will be served at noon. All past and present residents and their friends are invited to attend. Please bring a well-lled basket of your favorite dish and tea, if that is the beverage you prefer. Soft drinks, ice, cups, plates and eating utensils will be furnished. For more information, contact Ludine Riddle at 974-8438.Baxley reunionLEONIA The annual Will Baxley reunion will be Sept 1 at the home of W.J. Baxley in Leonia. Come early and enjoy the day with us.Bonifay Saints sign-upsBONIF AY The Bonifay Saints, also known as the Bonifay Bulldogs, will have sign-ups every Saturday until school starts from 9 a.m. to noon at Deuces Automotive, next to Donut Shop. Registration will be $40. Farm Bureau meeting BONIF AY The Holmes County Farm Bureau Annual Membership meeting will be Aug. 23 at the Holmes County Agriculture Center on U.S. 90 East. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. with the meeting at 6 p.m. RSVP to the ofce at 547-4227 by Monday, Aug. 20, before 12 p.m. Mature driving classCHIPLEY Washington County Council on Aging and AARP are cosponsoring a mature driving class on Aug. 24. This eight-hour course is developed especially for the senior driver and will be held at the Washington County Council on Aging from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Council on Aging building is at 1348 South Blvd., beside the health department in Chipley. The cost of the course is $12 for AARP members and $14 for non-members. Anyone who was or is in the educational eld will only have to pay $5 for the class. This National Safety Council Course reviews basic driving knowledge, new trafc laws and introduces techniques to help offset the effects of the aging process on driver performance. It is geared to your safety needs and helping to compensate for age-related changes. This mature driving is approved by the DHSMV for a three-year insurance premium reduction. For more information or to sign up please contact the Washington County Council on Aging at 638-6216. Football, cheer sign-upsBONIF AY Sign-ups will be 9-11 a.m. Saturdays through Aug. 25 at the Bonifay Rec Center. Please bring a copy of your childs birth certicate. Cost for football is $50 per child. New cheerleaders will be $100, and a returning cheerleader from last season is $50 is uniform still ts. If you have any questions, contact Mark Gilmore at 527-4363 or Michele Sherrouse at 373-6227.Otter Creek Revival plannedPONCE de LEON Otter Creek Methodist Church Homecoming is Sunday. The church is 4 miles north of Ponce de Leon off Highway 81. Everyone is invited to attend. New Orange Baptist Church to Hold Gospel JamC HI P LE Y New Orange Baptist Church will have its monthly Gospel Jam at 6 p.m. today. The church is on Alford Road, mile off Orange Hill Road, 6 miles south of Chipley. A covered dish dinner will follow. For more information, call 638-1166 or 773-0020.Shady Grove Baptist Church HomecomingBO N IF AY Shady Grove Baptist Church will have Homecoming services starting at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Charlie Hinson will be the speaker and will sing. Lunch will be served in the fellowship hall after the service. The church is at 1955 Highway 177-A.New Life Fellowship Assembly of God W omens ConferenceC HI P LE Y New Life Fellowship Assembly of God presents Daughters of Destiny: A Womens Conference. There will be four sessions: the rst session will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, the second session at 7 p.m. Aug. 24, the third at 9 a.m. Aug. 25 and the fourth at 11 a.m. Aug. 25. The guest speaker will be Diane Coleman. Also speaking will be conference host Sherri Evans. Conference worship leader is Tiffane Raulerson. Early bird registration is $30. Registration at the conference is $40. Contact the church ofce to inquire about area hotel discounts for the conference. The church is at 695 Fifth St. in Chipley. For more information, call 6381134 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Thursday.First Freewill Baptist Church to hold revivalBONIF AY The First Freewill Baptist Church of Bonifay will have a revival at 6 p.m. Aug. 27 and 7 p.m. Aug. 27-31. Special speaker will be the Rev. Dennis Tanton, with special music by Vessels of Clay.Bonifay Southern Gospel SingBONIF AY The Bonifay Southern Gospel Sing will be at 6 p.m. Sept. 1 at Holmes County High School. Featured at the sing will be Grammy Award winner, 13-time Dove Award winner and Gaither Vocal Band lead singer Michael English. Also appearing will be Four Calvary, One Heart and The Drummond Family. Almost four years ago, English rejoined Bill Gaither and the Gaither Vocal Band. As his schedule allows, he continues to do solo concerts where he shares his compelling story. His personal journey is one that encourages people in their Christian walk and inspires many as they nd their way home. Although Englishs newest CD wont be available in stores for a few more months, he plans to have it with him and for sale at Bonifay. To purchase tickets or for more information, call 547-1356 or email rmward96@embarqmail. com.Only Grace Ministries Presents The RingBONIF AY Only by Grace Ministries will proudly present the original theatrical production The Ring at 10:45 a.m. Sept. 16 at Gully Springs Baptist Church. The modernday drama illustrates the story of the prodigal son as it relates to everyday life. The Ring captivated audiences of all ages as it illustrates the Fathers unfailing love through story and music. Sept. 16 also will mark the 95th homecoming at Gully Springs Baptist Church. Faith BRIEFS Will you stand for your cause? Saturday, August 18, 2012 SHANNON SEYLER Faithfully Yours Community EVENTS SP E C I A L TO T HE NEWS The Red Hat Ladies of Washington Rehab and Nursing Center in Chipley enjoyed fellowship and great food at K.C.s Pizza during their monthly gathering in July. The ladies were decked out in their hats, feathers and beads, not to mention great big smiles. RED HA T LADIES MEET


Local Washington County News | A3 Saturday, August 18, 2012 That is the opposite of Tuesday nights Primary Election results, when Cates led Brown by seven votes, 2,664 to 2,657. The recount was held by the Washington County Supervisor of Elections because the margin of the race was less than 1 percent, said County Judge Colby Peel. Because of the narrow margin, the recount was mandated by law. After the recount was conducted and the tally came back in Browns favor, the Canvassing Board convened and checked each voting machine, only to discover the difference in the count seemed to come from the voting machine used for the absentee ballots. It appears this machine has given a different result today than it gave Tuesday night, Colby said. The absentee ballots often are folded, and the creases could account for the discrepancy in the count. Following the recount, the ballots were resealed in their various precinct bags. The matter now goes to Tallahassee and the Division of Elections for a nal decision. We are absolutely barred by law from counting the ballots any further, Supervisor of Elections Carol Grif n said. Though the canvassing board cannot declare a winner, Colby said they would submit Thursdays results to Tallahassee. Tuesday night following the precinct returns, the canvassing board convened to count eight provisional ballots in an attempt to determine the winner of the District 3 race between incumbent Cates and challenger Brown. When the nal ballots were tallied, Cates won by a margin of seven votes, with ve of the eight provisional ballots going to Cates. After all the precincts had reported in, Brown trailed Cates by a mere ve votes, with Cates having 2,659 (50.04 percent) of the votes to Browns 2,654 (49.95 percent). Normally we dont count provisional votes until the next day, Peel said. After reviewing the provisional ballots, it was determined that none of them met the requirements that would have mandated the ballots being held until Thursday afternoon before being counted. So the canvassing board, consisting of Peel, County Commissioner Joel Pate and Supervisor of Elections Carol Grif n, sat down with Cates and Brown and reviewed each ballot. Provisional ballots are not anonymous, Peel said, and the names of the voters and the reasons they were issued provisional ballots were announced. There were nine provisional ballots, but one was disqualied because the voter registered after the elections book closing date. After the result was announced, Brown congratulated Grif n on her win. Peel said the canvassing board would count the ballots and apply the results to all the races, but the Cates/ Brown contest was the only one affected by the results. Although staying and counting the ballots on the spot is unusual, it did answer the question for the two contestants as to who would go home a winner. It was the right thing to do, Peel said of the latenight count. 2088203 Manual Audit of Voting System for the 2012 Primary Election The Washington County Canvassing the purpose of a manual audit of the Washington County Ag Center Hwy. 90 West urs., August 23, 2012 6-8 PM Chipley Kiwanis Club Dinner eater presents MUSIC MUSIC MUSIC A Night of Performed by the CHS Drama Team For tickets or more information contact Vickie Williams at (850) 326-0629 or Community South Credit Union (850) 638-8376. Special to the News CHIPLEY If you drink and drive in Chipley, beware the Chipley Police Department is joining with law enforcement throughout the nation for the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign through Sept. 3. The strong nationwide impaired driving crackdown will include highvisibility enforcement and high-pro le events and will be supported by national paid advertising, creating a comprehensive campaign to curb alcohol-impaired driving through the Labor Day holiday weekend. CPD of cers will be aggressively looking for impaired drivers during the crackdown and will arrest anyone caught driving impaired. It is illegal to drive with a blood alcohol concentration of .08 grams per deciliter. Despite these laws, in 2010 more than 10,000 people died in crashes in which a driver or motorcycle rider was impaired. On average there is one alcohol-impaired, driving-related fatality every 51 minutes across America, Chipley Police Chief Kevin Crews said. But this tragic loss of life can be reduced if we get impaired drivers off our roadways. Research has shown that high-visibility enforcement like the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign reduces alcohol-impaired driving fatalities by as much as 20 percent. By joining this nationwide effort, we will make Chipleys roadways safer for everyone throughout the Labor Day period. During the Labor Day weekend in 2010, 147 people were killed in motor vehicle traf c crashes involving drivers or motorcycle riders with BACs of .08 or higher. Of those fatalities, 80 percent occurred from 6 p.m. to 5:59 a.m. Among 18to 34-yearold drivers killed in motor vehicle traf c crashes during the 2010 Labor Day weekend, 54 percent were alcohol-impaired. Obviously we want to remind everyone that it is illegal to drive impaired, and we hope the campaign will remind people that if they plan on drinking, to never get behind the wheel, Crews said. But if someone does choose to drive impaired, we will arrest them. No warnings. No excuses. Violators face jail time, loss of their driver licenses and steep nancial consequences such as higher insurance rates, attorney fees, court costs, lost time at work and the potential loss of job. When family, friends and coworkers nd out, violators also often face personal embarrassment. Driving impaired is simply not worth the risk, Crews said. So dont take the chance. Remember, we will be out in force and we will be watching, so Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over. For more information, visit the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over website, www.nhtsa.gov/drivesober. From Staff Reports CHIPLEY Two Jacksonville men were arrested by Chipley police on charges of armed robbery on Aug. 13, according to a police report. Arrested were Zachary Tyler Arnold, 20, of Jacksonville, who was arrested on charges of armed robbery, and Alton Linsey Thodos, 26, of Jacksonville, who was arrested on charges of armed robbery accessory after the fact. Thodos also was wanted by the United States Marshals Service to be extradited back to Washington, D.C. Chipley police of cers were dispatched to the Apple elds store on Main Street in reference to an armed robbery on Aug. 13. The stores clerk said a man came into the store, produced a knife and demanded money and cigarettes. The clerk gave the man the money and cigarettes, and at that point the man ed the store on foot, according to the police report. A few minutes later, of cers encountered two men at the Super 8 Motel. One man ed into a wooded area, and the other was detained. With the assistance of the Washington County Sheriffs Department, the K-9 team from the Northwest Florida Reception Center and the Florida Highway Patrol, of cers were able to apprehend the second man at about 2 a.m., according to the report. U.S. Senator, incumbent Sen. Bill Nelson received 1,707 (61.58 percent) of Washington Countys votes, while challenger Glenn Burkett had 1,065 (38.41 percent) of the vote. In the Democratic race for representative in Congress District 2, Al Lawson carried the county with 1,118 (42.91 percent) of the votes. Leonard Bembry had 676 (25.95 percent), Alvin L. Peters got 649 (24.91 percent) and Mark Schlakman received 162 (6.218 percent). coming to the school, which fronts on Main Street. There is no school zone designated for the school, and Mayor Linda Cain said she was concerned to learn that modular buildings had been added to the campus without the city being consulted. City Administrator Dan Miner said the modular buildings were permitted in commercial-zoned property and that no permission from the city was necessary if the buildings had a DCA approval, per city ordinances. Can we look at that ordinance and see if we can stop this from happening in the future? Council Member Kevin Russell asked. I cant believe you can just bring in a building without coming before the city for planning or zoning permission. Resident Cheryl McCall asked how the school could add that many buildings to the campus and not affect both traf c and drainage. Im concerned about the drainage onto neighboring properties, Russell said. The school has access both from Main Street and Seventh Street, and the council discussed controlling access to the campus, perhaps by using one-way traf c from Main Street to Seventh Street. The mayor asked Miner to get with the schools ofcials and discuss the trafc situation. She said the ordinance allowing modular buildings to be placed within the city without prior consideration by the planning commission would be discussed at the citys next council workshop. Shouldnt the homeowners in the area have had some say in this? Russell asked. Im kind of perturbed that anyone could just bring a building in and put it down with the city knowing about it, Cain said. She also asked Miner to check and see if the school had a license for a K-12 program, as she was under the impression Grace and Glory was a preschool. In other business, McCall asked the city council to consider retaking control of the citys Facebook page, citing slow performance by the service provider, the Goulding Agency. When Goulding took over the city Facebook page, he promised one-hour turnaround on postings, said McCall, a former city council member So far, the only postings on the page have come from the city hall. The Goulding Agency, owned by Paul Goulding of Chipley, took control of the page at no charge to the city. Goulding sells ads on the page to reimburse his company for the time spent managing the page. The recent election results were not posted on Facebook until Thursday, McCall said. She noted that no notice of the cancellation of last weeks council workshop was posted on the Facebook page, resulting in her showing up for a meeting that was not held. Facebook is supposed to be interactive, she said. Tallahassee has four people working on their Facebook page. If you want to see the way it is supposed to be done, take a look at their page. McCall said the city should take back control of the webpage because it is not being kept up in the manner in which the city was promised. Cain said City Administrator Dan Miner should contact Goulding about the Facebook page. McCall said she was angered by the cancellation not being posted last week. Its not interactive. Hes not pushing the page the way it should be, she said. Cain said she agreed the city has not received the service they expected. Its not what we were told we would get, the mayor said. CLOSE from page A1 ZACHARY ARNOLD ALTON THODOS 2 arrested after armed robbery Chipley to join national crackdown SUPERINTENDENT from page A1 GROWTH from page A1


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MLS#417069 Kimberly Brandon, REALTOR 850-819-0995 www.SmartMovesRealEstate.com An Advertising Breakthrough A SAVINGS OF $32.01 OFF THE REGULAR PRICE 20 Words 8 Weeks One LOW Price!THE WHEEL DEALTo place your ad, call850-638-0212 € 850-547-9414Washington County News Holmes County Times-Advertiser Weekly Advertiser*Up to 20 words. Personal ads only, no dealers. Have a car, truck van or motorcycle you are wanting to sell? We'll run your ad in all three publications for8 WEEKSFOR$19.99* $33,500 5 Acres near Crystal Lake on Amos Hayes Rd, property has well septic and power pole. Current survey is available. About 1.5 acres of the property is cleared. 850-271-5761 and leave a message. Acre of land for sale Hwy 177A, Bonifay. (863)773-6155 DWMH2009 3 / 2 Big tub, 1 acre, fenced three sides and garage shop, Wausau area $82,500 850-638-4953 $3,000 cash assume mtg $600+ credit-worthy. 1978 Chevy El Camino 350 cubic inch Chevy engine. 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For more information call Lou Corbin 638-1911 or 326-0044 For RentDWMH 3/2 HVAC 1150 sq. ft near Bonifay $600 monthly/ incl. trash pick up. Req. 1st/last month’s rent, plus $250 sec deposit. No pets. 850-547-2122 FOR RENT Nice mobile home convenient location in Chipley. No Pets. 850-638-4640 Mobile home for rent on 8 acres, Bonifay. 3 Bedroom, 2 full baths. Rent-$500/mo. First and last months. (850)547-2225 Mobile Homes For Rent in Bonifay 2 BR/ 2BA .& 2BR/1BA Call 638-2999 3BR/1.5BA for rent $650/mth. No pets. Deposit, & references required Chipley. 638-1918 For Rent: Nice Townhouse apartment 2BR/2.5BA, one car garage in downtown Bonifay. NO PETS. Call (850)547-3129, (850)326-2586. Ridgewood Apartments of Bonifay Now renting studios $350 Includes city utilities & pest control. Call Tom @ (850)557-7732 “Bonifay’s Best” Mobile Home Community has 2 or 3 bedrooms available ranging from $435-$625/month. Large lots, quiet, clean and on-site maintenance. Only responsible persons should apply. Great Bonifay Schools. No pets. One month deposit. HUD Assistance may be available. Contact Sue: (850)547-1386 or (512)751-2847. 2 bdrm, 1 bath Mobile Home for Rent. $375+/mo. In Bethlehem area. References and deposit required. No pets. Call 547-9968. Text FL17886 to 56654 2BR Furnished Mobile Home CH/A. Real clean. On Bonnett Pond Rd. $500/mth $200/dep. Sorry No Pets 850-638-1462 2BR/2BA, MH for rent. on Pioneer Rd. Call 850-849-6842, 850-638-7315 or 638-9933. Drivers 100% Owner Operator Co. Regional & Dedicated Home weekly Class A C.D.L. 1 yr. exp. in last 3 Call (800)695-9643 EXPERIENCED OTR FLATBED DRIVERS earn 50 up to 55 cpm loaded. $1000 sign on to qualified drivers. Home most weekends. Call: (843)266-3731 / bulldoghiway.com EOE HAPPY JACK DuraSpot: latest technology in flea, tick, mosquito & mite control on dogs. Patented. At farm, feed & hardware stores. 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Southeast Regional, Earn up to 39¢/mi. 1 year OTR Flatbed experience required, (800)572-5489 x227, SunBelt Transport, LLC Security/Protect SvsAssistant Chief/ Fire Prevention OfficerThe City of Marianna has an Assistant Chief/ Fire Prevention Officer position. Apply at your local One Stop Career Center or call 850-718-1016 for details. EOE/Drug Free Workplace Employer Web ID#: 34220430 Text FL20430 to 56654 The Holmes County Board of County Commissioners is currently accepting applications for the position of On Call Paramedic. For application and complete job description contact Greg Barton, EMS Director at the EMS Office, Hwy. 90 East, Bonifay, FL 32425, or (850)547-4671. Please turn in updated resume & application to the EMS Director office no later than 4:00 pm on August 23, 2012. Holmes County is a Drug-Free Workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer. Wanted 2 Barbers Chipley Florida. Call 850-228-2173 AIRLINE CAREERS BEGIN HERE -Become an Aviation Maintenance Tech. 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U-Pick 7 days, daylight Gilbert Catfish Pond Closed Monday and Tuesday 2854 Highview Circle Chipley, Fl 32428 Phone:850-638-8633 Heavy Duty mower for sale. Poulan Pro 48” cut, hydrostatic drive. Like new condition. $900.00 OBO. (850)614-1139. Meet singles right now! No paid operators, just real people like you. Browse greetings, exchange messages and connect live. Try it free. Call now (888)744-4426 WANTED; Musical Instruments of any kind in any condition. Piano, banjoes, drums, guitars, amps. LESSONS. Covington Music, Chipley. 850-638-5050. Drivers Refrigerated & Dry Van freight Flexible hometime. Annual Salary $45k to $60k. Quarterly Bonus. CDL-A, 3 months current OTR exp. (800)414-9569 www.driveknight.com Now Accepting Applications for,cooks,servers, oyster shuckers & dishwashers. Taking applications Tues-Sat from 10am-4pm. Apply in Person by 8-25-12. French’s Restaurant & Oyster Bar HWY 90, Caryville, FL 850-548-5800 Now Hiring Preschool Teacher: Must be able to pass a level 2 background check. Experience is a plus but not necessary. Also looking for a cook. Apply at The Academy located at 1567 Hwy 90 Chipley. 1950’s Coca -Cola MachineAsking $900 OBO, includes 2 coca-cola framed puzzles for $75 OBO 850-871-6581 Text FL 21123 to 56654 Real Estate Auction, Executive Mountain Home w/Guest House & Lake on 212+/-Acres Divided, Independence, VA. 9/8/12 at 2 p.m. On Site at 1002 Saddle Creek Road, Independence, VA. Like & Online. iron Horse Auction Co. (800)977-2248. NCAL3936. VAAL580. ironhorseauction.com Fri & Sat; Aug 17 & 18 8-12 1540 Lonnie Rd 5miles South of I-10. DVD’s, young teen items household items, lots of misc. K&L Farm, LLCGreen Peanuts for Boiling!!1567 Piney Grove Rd in Chipley Mon-Fri 8-6pm Sat 8-4pm 850-638-5002 260-5003/527-3380 Oakcrest Vineyard 850-638-8412 Open Mid-August U-pcik Muscadines 14 different varities 8:00am to 5:00pm Thurs-Sat Sunday 1:00pm to 5:00pm. 1082 Garner Way Chipley 273 South 1 mile passed The Industrial Park IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY, FLORIDA CAPITAL CITY BANK, Plaintiff, v. CASE NO. 12-125-CA GARRY E. PITZER d/b/a C.J. FISHIN’ TACKLE; JEAN H. PITZER; FLORIDA COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES, LLC; UNKNOWN TENANT #1; and UNKNOWN TENANT #2, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to the Final Summary Judgment dated August 8, 2012 and entered in Case No. 12-CA-125 of the Circuit Court of the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit, in and for Washington County, Florida, wherein CAPITAL CITY BANK is the Plaintiff and GARRY E. PITZER d/b/a C.J. FISHIN’ TACKLE; JEAN H. PITZER; and FLORIDA COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES, LLC are the current Defendants. I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash on Sept 19, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. central time on the front courthouse steps of the Washington County Courthouse located at 1293 Jackson Avenue, Chipley, FL 32428, in accordance with section 45.031, Florida Statutes, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment: PARCEL 1: THE SOUTHWEST QUARTER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 9, TOWNSHIP 1 NORTH, RANGE 12 WEST, BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA. PARCEL 2: THE NORTHWEST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 9, TOWNSHIP 1 NORTH, RANGE 12 WEST, BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA. PARCEL 3: BEGIN AT THE INTERSECTION OF THE WEST RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF STATE ROAD S-77 AND THE NORTH LINE OF THE NE 1/4 OF THE NE 1/4 OF SECTION 23, TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH, RANGE 14 WEST, WASHINGTON COUNTY, FLORIDA, THENCE RUN WEST 305 FEET ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF THE NE 1/4 OF THE NE 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 23, THENCE RUN SOUTH 286 FEET TO THE INTERSECTION OF THE WEST RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF STATE ROAD S-77, THENCE RUN NORTHEASTERLY 421 FEET ALONG THE WEST RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF STATE ROAD S-77 TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale. WITNESS MY HAND and the seal of this Court on Aug 10 2012. LINDA HAYES COOK Clerk of the Circuit Court By: Deputy Clerk (Court Seal) As published in the the Washington County News Aug 18, 25, 2012 COLOR SELLS!Get Your Classified Ad in color! Call now for details and be noticed! 638-0212 or 547-9414 Publisher’s Notice “SCAM “To avoid possible scams, it is recommended that consumers should verify caller information when receiving calls regarding credit card payments. Consumers should also contact the local company themselves instead of giving this information to individuals who are contacting them directly. Looking for a Christian single lady over 30 for friendship. Non-smoker & drinker. Disability ok. (850)547-1445. Missing Black Male Irish Wolf Hound/ Lab Mix aprox 80lbs no collar/chip & a young male dwarf goat w/ collar. Wandered away together on Aug 8 near the Quail Hollow General Store off Orange Hill. Picture can be viewed at Craig List/ panamacity/farm&garden. Reward for their return. 850-638-0908 Pawaday Dog House has 2 New Full Time Groomer’s. Now Open Mon-Sat. 638-2660 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY, FLORIDA IN RE: ESTATE OF WILLIAM EDWIN BUSH FILE NO. :12–59-CP DIVISION: PROBATE Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORSThe administration of the estate of WILLIAM EDWIN BUSH, deceased, whose date of death was on June 1, 2012, and whose social security number is XXX-XX-4137, is pending in the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit Court for Washington County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 1293 Jackson Avenue, Chipley, Florida, file number 12 – CP -59 The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY (30) DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is August 18, 2012. Attorney for Personal Representative: James J. Goodman, Jr. Jeff Goodman P.A. 935 Main Street, Chipley, FL 32428 850-638-9722 Florida Bar No. 0071877 Beneficiary: MARY T. AYALA-BUSH 6440 Ichabod Place Falls Falls Church, VA 22042 As published in the Washington County News Aug 18, 25, 2012 Matt’s Removal! Garbage removal, free metal removal, yard jobs, moving jobs. We buy items. Nobody Beats My Prices! (850)547-1445, cell (850)658-2376. For Rent first in Chipley, Mini Warehouses. If you don’t have the room, “We Do” Lamar Townsend (850)638-4539, north of Townsends. Painting Inside or outside. Residential or commercial. Satisfaction Guarantee. Local references. 31 yrs experience. Dennis Glenn. 850-596-4143 C&C Bookkeeping and Tax Service. Open 5 days a week. 8am to 5pm. Call (850)638-1483 Airlines are hiring Train for hands on Aviation Maintenance Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified -Housing available CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance (866)314-3769 Easy Care Lawn Services. Yard services and pressure washing. 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