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Bonifay, Florida is located in Holmes County. Zip codes in Bonifay, FL include 32425. The median home price in Bonifay is $99,000. More Bonifay information.

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Bonifay Police Department Need Help Finding A Missing Adult

The Bonifay Police Department is investigating a missing adult who is pictured above.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Washington County News

Merchant seeks re-election

A 1975 graduate of Holmes County High School, Merchant worked for the Florida Department of Transportation for 31 years before retiring.

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Washington County News

Johnson seeks District 4 Comm. seat

Retired Holmes County native L.T. "Sonny" Johnson, Jr. is among those hoping to be District 4 voters' choice to represent them on the Holmes County Board of Commissioners.

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Washington County News

County makes $98,000 property purchase

Holmes County Board of County Commissioners approve to purchase 40 acres of land from Continental Forest, Inc. in the amount of $98,000 during the meeting of Aug. 12. The board became interested in purchasing more property as a dirt pit after studies showed one county pit running out and the county is in need of large dirt supplies for the upcoming ... (more)

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Washington County News

Ryals among top in state FCAT scores

Bonifay Elementary School fourth grader Jayla Ryals was recently praised by Senator Don Gaetz as being "one of the highest performing students in our state" and "among the very best in Holmes County" in regards to her FCAT scores.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Washington County News

Holmes County Political Meet and Greet Friday

Mingle with your Holmes County candidates seeking political office from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 15 at the Bonifay Recreational Center located at 608 West McKinnon Ave. in Bonifay.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Washington County News

HCSB board addresses cell phone policy

Discussion turned to student cell phone use during the Aug. 5 meeting of the Holmes County District School Board after discussing the Code of Student Conduct, taking on a new point of view for technology usage in schools.

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Washington County News

Holmes County BOCC reviews possible budget cuts

The Holmes County Board of County Commissioners began refining the budget for the new fiscal year when they met Aug. 5. "As you know, last week we set our tentative millage rate at last year's rate, which was 9.6605," said Chair Monty Merchant.

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Washington County News

Bonifay water and sewer rates to increase in October

Bonifay City Council approved the final reading and adoption of Ordinance 389, which will increase the water and sewer rates effective Oct. 1. For residents within the city limits, water rates will increase from $10 per 2,000 gallons or less to $11; residents outside the city limits will see an increase from $14.30 to $16.23; commercial within the ... (more)

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Washington County News

Band: no longer extra-curricular

Holmes County High School's Blue Pride Band Director Zach Dobos and Holmes County Band Booster President Ben Martin were at a recent Bonifay Kiwanis Meeting where they explained that "music should no longer be labeled as an extra-curricular activity in education today."

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Washington County News

Holmes Co. homestead values on the rise

Property taxes may have remained the same for the past several years, but the value of homestead property is on a steady rise, according to Property Appraiser Otis Corbin, Jr. "This year homestead has increased by one and a half percent," said Corbin.

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Washington County News

Motley seeks re-election for Dist. 3 seat

Holmes County School Board member Jason Motley has formally announced he's seeking re-election to his Dist.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Florida Baptist Witness

FBC Bonifay's prayers answered for F.A.R.M. to help addicts

A new ministry of First Baptist Church in Bonifay will soon offer hope of recovery to men struggling with addictions.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Washington County News

FHP releases information about Friday crash

Amy Rudd, 32, of Chipley, was traveling south on Griffin Road around 6:45 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1. FHP reports Rudd was attempting to cross U.S. 90 when her 2013 Nissan Altima was struck from the left side by a 2008 Nissan Titan, driven by David Guthrie, 24, of Bonifay.

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Washington County News

Doctor's Memorial to host 'Back to School Bash'

Doctors Memorial Hospital is hosting a Back to School Bash from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4. This free event is open to Holmes County students and will feature hair cuts, school supplies, a bounce house and slide, and lunch.

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Washington County News

FHP reports hit and run crash in Bonifay

The Florida Highway Patrol is reporting a hit and run crash in the area of Ivey Bush lane and Bylsma Road.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

WJHG-TV Panama City

City of Bonifay Plans to Increase Utility Fees

Bonifay officials are looking to raise money to pay for maintenance costs. On Tuesday, they discussed raising the county's water and sewage fees.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Washington County News

HC School Board faces budget review

A public hearing but with no public, the Holmes County District School Board waited several minutes before starting their public hearing and special session on July 29 to approve tentative millage rates for the fiscal year 2014-2015 and adopt the tentative budget.

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Washington County News

Sewer, water rates to increase

City of Bonifay held the first reading of Ordinance 389 during the July 29 meeting, to raise the water and sewer rates effective as of Oct. 1, 2014 and to raise by three percent every year for three years when the city will revisit the rates.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Washington County News

Chamber takes tour of LKQ

As a change of pace the Holmes County Chamber of Commerce held their monthly get-together at a little known Fortune 500 called LKQ located in Bonifay.

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