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1st APPEARANCE for August 9, 2022

Deaundre Holden: Hold for Washington County- no bond. Ashley Sloan: Violation of state probation- no bond, arraigned. Ricki Land: Hold for Bay County- no bond. Steven Baxter: Burglary of unoccupied structure- $10,000 bond, no contact with United States Coast Guard Station.
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Vernon community mourns loss of Trey Pike

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Trey Pike’s sudden death is taking a toll on the Vernon community. He was not only Vernon High School’s athletic director, but also the head football coach. “All of us need support,” said Washington County School District Superintendent Joseph Taylor. “All of us...
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NOTICE OF HIGHWAY 79 CORRIDOR AUTHORITY BOARD OF DIRECTORS PUBLIC HEARINGS FOR ADOPTION OF ANNUAL BUDGET The Highway 79 Corridor Authority (the "Authority") announces a public hearing to …

The Highway 79 Corridor Authority (the "Authority") announces a public hearing to which all interested persons are invited for the purpose of considering the adoption of the Authority's annual budget for the Fiscal Year 2022-23. The Authority is a legal entity and public body created pursuant to the provisions of Section 163.01, Florida Statutes, and an Interlocal Agreement among the City of Bonifay, Florida; Holmes County, Florida; and Washington County, Florida. The public hearing will occur during the Authority Board of Director's public meeting to be held at the following date, time, and location:
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Holmes-Washington Transportation Disadvantaged Coordinating Board Hybrid Meeting Wednesday, August 17, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. You can dial in using your phone. United States: +1 (646) …

Holmes-Washington Transportation Disadvantaged Coordinating Board Hybrid Meeting. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. You can dial in using your phone. Learn how to submit a comment and more at www.ecrc.org/HolmesWashingtonTD. PUBLIC IS INVITED. All in-person participants are encouraged to follow CDC COVID-19 guidelines. In compliance with the Americans with...
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W00000000 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY, FLORIDA In Re: Estate of: DAVID W. MOSCHIANO, File No: 2022-CP-68 PROBATE …

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY, FLORIDA. In Re: Estate of: DAVID W. MOSCHIANO, File No: 2022-CP-68 The administration of the Estate of David W. Moschiano, whose date of death was April 26, 2021, is pending in the Circuit Court for Washington County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is c/o Lora C. Bell, Clerk of Court, Attention:
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PUBLIC NOTICE PUBLIC TEST OF VOTE TABULATING EQUIPMENT On Wednesday, August 10, 2022 at 10:00 AM the Washington County Canvassing Board will convene in the Supervisor of Elections office located …

PUBLIC TEST OF VOTE TABULATING EQUIPMENT On Wednesday, August 10, 2022 at 10:00 AM the Washington County Canvassing Board will convene in the Supervisor of Elections office located at 1424 Jackson Avenue, Suite C, Chipley, FL, to test the ballot tabulation equipment to be used for the August 23, 2022 Primary Election. The Canvassing Board may also discuss other matters relating to the August 23, 2022 Primary Election and November 8, 2022 General Election. This meeting is open to the public.
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Possum Festival attracts large crowds for 53rd year

WAUSAU, Fla. (WMBB) — It’s the time of the summer when a Washington County town pays tribute to a certain marsupial. The 53rd annual Possum Festival took place in Wausau on Saturday, and just about the whole community came out to partake in the festivities. “This parade is really awesome,” festival-goer James Anderson said. “My […]
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NWFRC looks to hire correctional officers

With the highest pay increase in Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) history recently approved by the Gov. Ron DeSantis, the Northwest Florida Reception Center is looking to hire correctional officers, maintenance crew, classification officers and a variety of other staff. NWFRC Warden Gary Hewett says the prison is the largest...

53rd annual possum festival began Friday night

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Fla. (WMBB) — It’s a tradition that dates back 53 years. The Possum Festival in Wausau brings out families from all across the panhandle, and this year was no different. The festival is more than just a good time for residents; it’s a big part of history in the town of Wausau. Possum […]
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Florida fugitive, convicted in 2013 murder, is arrested again

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Fla. (WMBB) — A woman who was sentenced to 10 years for manslaughter was arrested again this week, Washington County Sheriff’s deputies said. Hazel Peacock, 44, of Mattox Springs, is now facing charges for violation of probation and introduction of contraband into a detention facility, they added. According to news reports on June […]
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Washington County commissioner, Steve Joyner, dies at age 66

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Allen Steve Joyner, 66, of Chipley, passed away surrounded by family on July 31st, 2022. Joyner was born on March 11, 1956 in Escambia county. According to Washington County officials, he owned and operated several businesses throughout Jackson and Washington Counties including J&J Service Center,...
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Commissioner Steve Joyner passes at 66

Longtime Washington County Commissioner Allen Steve Joyner passed away Sunday at his home at the age of 66. Joyner served Washington County as both County Administrator from 2011 to 2013 and District 5 County Commissioner from 2016 to 2022. Washington County Board of County Commissioners Chairman Tray Hawkins says it...
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County to hold workshop on boat ramps

An amended ordinance concerning boat ramps will be the topic of discussion at an Aug. 17 Washington County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) workshop. Commissioners say they want to hear from the public regarding what they believe will help boat ramps, parks and recreation run more efficiently. BOCC Chairman Tray...
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