Walton County man is behind bars on grand theft charges
A Defuniak Springs man has been charged with multiple charges after attempting to steal catalytic converters from a business on Highway 10A in Holmes County. The business owner called the Holmes County Sheriff’s Office in the early morning hours of March 30 when he scared off a man identified as Joshua Best from his business…….
Holmes Chamber gets how-to on digital marketing
The Holmes County Chamber of Commerce held its monthly luncheon April 27. Beauty queens presented monetary donations and members got a crash course on digital marketing for their businesses. Members enjoyed a baked chicken with gravy, mashed potatoes, salad and desserts catered by West Florida Electric Cooperative. The Miss Trailblazer 2023 pageant winners who represent……
Community mourns elderly couple lost in apparent murder-suicide
Holmes County residents have been in shock to learn that an elderly couple beloved throughout the community perished in an apparent murder-suicide.
McClendon Scholarships still avaliable
MARIANNA The Chipola College Foundation is still accepting late applications for the McLendon Educational Trust Scholarship for the Fall 2021 semester. Applicants will be considered as funds become available. Applications are available on the college website and outside the Chipola Foundation building. Applicants must complete the application and provide documents including: a student letter, college and/or……
Touch a Truck a success
WESTVILLE The West Pittman Baptist Church held a Touch A Truck event on Saturday September 25 as a way to bring the community together, allow children to learn about all sorts of heavy equipment and vehicles. Event Coordinator Catherine Peel says the most important thing they wanted the event to do had nothing to……
The Ponce de Leon girls basketball team won the 1A State Championship Friday, February 26.
The Pirates beat Hawthorne 40-37 in Lakeland to clinch their fourth state title in program history …