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  1. OBITUARY - NicholsRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Glenn Edward Nichols, 73, of Clarksville, Florida, passed away Thursday, December 18, 2014, in Blountstown, Florida. Glenn was a lifelong resident of Clarksville and was born May 19, 1941, to the late Ernest and Grady Lou Nichols.

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  2. OBITUARY - MearsRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Hershel Lee Mears, 84, of Blountstown, Florida, passed away Wednesday, December 17, 2014, in Blountstown. He was born April 7, 1930, near Altha, Florida, to the late Jacob Irvin and Nora Mears.

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  3. Roosevelt "Bubba" Garrett, Jr.Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Roosevelt Garrett, Jr., 57, of Blountstown, Florida, passed away Friday, December 12, 2014, at Capital Regional Medical Center in Tallahassee, Florida. Bubba was born in Blountstown on October 5, 1957, to Roosevelt Garrett, Sr. and the late Minnie Lois Garrett.

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  4. Ruby Mae PilcherRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    ... Wilber Alexander and John R. Alexander. Survivors include her sister, Ruth Creel, and her husband, Charles, of Blountstown; a sister-in-Law, Michelle Alexander; several nieces and nephews, including a special nephew, Marvin Pilcher, of Grand Ridge, ...

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  5. Legals for 12-18-14Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CALHOUN COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION CASE NO.: 14-69PR IN RE: ESTATE OF: BOBBY F. MITCHELL, Deceased. NOTICE OF ADMINISTRATION AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE AND ALL OTHER PERSONS INTERESTED IN THE ESTATE: YOU ARE NOTIFIED that the administration of the Estate of BOBBY F. MITCHELL, Case Number 14-69-PR is pending in the Circuit Court for Calhoun County, Florida, Probate Division, Blountstown, Florida, the address of which is the Calhoun County Courthouse, Blountstown, Florida.

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  6. Robert 'R.O.' TraylorRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    R.O. was born July 31, 1925, in Blountstown, Florida. He joined the United States Army in 1949 and served in both Korean and Vietnam wars and retired as a Sergeant after 20 years of service.

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  7. City, Attorney General warn of utility scamRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    The City of Blountstown is warning customers about a utility bill scam that has made it's way to Calhoun County. According to Blountstown City Manager Traci Hall, the Attorney General's Office contacted City Hall recently to apprise them of the scam that involves a caller telling a customer their utilities will be immediately disconnected if their bill is not paid in full at that time.

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  8. Mom jailed for DUI, child neglectRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    ... children in her vehicle. Terri Lynn Butler, 29, has been charged with DUIa Sand child neglect. According to the Blountstown Police Department, Lt. Darryl Temple was dispatched to McDonald's around 4:30 p.m. after a report of a suspected drunk ...

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  9. BHS Chapter of FFA Attends National ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    The Blountstown FFA chapter recently traveled to Louisville, Kentucky, for the 87th National FFA Convention and Expo. Blountstown's Farm Business Management team represented Florida FFA as state winners at the National Competition.

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  10. OBITUARY - TraylorRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Robert "R.O." Traylor passed away December 12, 2014, at the age of 89. R.O. was born July 31, 1925, in Blountstown, Florida. He joined the United States Army in 1949 and served in both Korean and Vietnam wars and retired as a Sergeant after 20 years of service.

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  11. OBITUARY - PilcherRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Mrs. Ruby Mae Pilcher, 99, of Blountstown, FL, passed way early Tuesday morning, December 9, 2014, in Blountstown. Ruby was born on October 17, 1915, in Calhoun County and had lived here most of her life.

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  12. Legals for 12-11-14Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    AMENDED POLICIES The Calhoun County School Board proposes to amend the following policies for the Calhoun County School District as follows: ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES ACT CALHOUN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT CHAPTER 6 - HUMAN RESOURCES Delete Policies Policy 6.501 Leave Application Policy 6.502 Approval of Leaves Amend Policies Policy 6.546 Personal Leave Policy 6.50 Leave of Absence Entire proposals are available for viewing at the School Superintendent's Office, Room G-20, Calhoun County Court House, Blountstown, Florida.

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  13. Thomas Howell signs track & cross country scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Thomas Howell, a senior at Blountstown High school, put pen to paper last Friday as he signed to run Cross Country and Track for FAMU. Thomas is an accomplished runner.

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  14. Not guilty verdict in battery trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    The trial of a Blountstown man accused of committing battery on an elected official ended in a not guilty verdict Monday evening. The one-day trial, with a jury of three men and three women, wound up after only 40 minutes of deliberation.

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  15. OBITUARY - TerryRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Mr. Leron Eugene Terry, 63, of Blountstown, FL, passed Thursday, December 4, 2014, at his home. Eugene was born on May 16, 1951, in Phoebe, Mississippi and had lived in Blountstown for most of his life.

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  16. OBITUARY - PittsRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Clifford "Law" Pitts, 77, of Kinard, Florida, passed away Sunday, December 7, 2014, in Blountstown, Florida. He was born April 18, 1937, in Auburndale, Florida, to the late George and Rozella Pitts.

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  17. Jolly Ol' St. Nick will be in Calhoun County this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    He will be riding in two parades set for Saturday - one in Altha at 1 p.m. and another in Blountstown at 5 p.m. The theme this year is "A Storybook Christmas." Check out this week's print edition for the full schedule of holiday events.

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  18. Charles Alonzo WhiteRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Mr. Charles Alonzo White, 74, of Blountstown, FL, passed away early Monday morning, December 1, 2014, in Panama City, FL. Charles was born on January 28, 1940, in Bay County, FL, and had lived in Calhoun County for most of his life.

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  19. OBITUARY - KyleRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Thelma Waldron Kyle, 82, of Blountstown, Florida, passed away Wednesday, December 3, 2014, in Blountstown. Thelma was born in Bristol, Florida, March 8, 1932, to the late James Madison and Mattie Lou Clay.

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  20. OBITUARY - WoodardRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Shirley Fay Woodard, 78, of Callahan, Florida, passed away Friday, November 28, 2014, in Jacksonville, Florida. Shirley was born in Blountstown, Florida March 15, 1936, the late Clyde C. and Lucille Clark.

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