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  1. Blountstown native murdered; two Bay County men arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    A Blountstown native was killed over the weekend and two Bay County men are being held on an open count of murder. Jackie McClendon, 48, who grew up in Calhoun County and now resides in Panama City, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crime.

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  2. Legals for 10-23-14Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR CALHOUN COUNTY, FLORIDA ULYSSES MILLER, Plaintiff, -vs- CASE NO.: 2014-161CA TAMMY BARFIELD, DEBBIE BARFIELD, BECKY BARFIELD, JAMIE BARFIELD the heirs of DOROTHY M. BARFIED and ANN M. ALEXANDER, Defendants.

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  3. OBITUARY - BusherRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Mrs. Dorothy Jean Busher, 81, of Clarksville, FL, passed away Friday night, October 17, 2014, in Clarksville. Dorothy was born on December 15, 1932, in Calhoun County and had lived in Clarksville since 1999, coming from Sacramento, CA.

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  4. Legal NoticeRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    NOTICE TO RECEIVE SEALED BIDS The Calhoun County Board of County Commissioners will receive sealed bids from any qualified person, company or corporation interested in providing construction services for the following project: Airport Entrance Road This project consists of resurfacing the roadway and placing pavement markings. Plans and specifications can be obtained at Preble-Rish, Inc., 20684 Central Avenue East, Blountstown, Florida 32424, 674-3300.

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  5. Plans move forward for new Altha SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Calhoun County Superintendent of Schools Ralph Yoder announced this week the preparation for the selection of a construction firm to build the new Altha School. Funding for the construction received the nod of approval from Governor Rick Scott and the 2014 Florida Legislature and was included in the budget passed by the Legislature and signed by Governor Scott on June 2, 2014.

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  6. Blountstown man charged with aggravated stalking on I-10Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    ... Jr. of Blountstown, was taken into custody by the Florida Highway Patrol along with the assistance of the Calhoun County Sheriff's Department. The arrest was made at Champion's residence without incident for his actions leading to his arrest. Mr. ...

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  7. Take Stock Students in Calhoun CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Pictured from left, are: Sebastian Skidmore , Nolon Bean , Chelsee Cook-McGee , Hayley Sapp , Destiny Williams ; Ralph Yoder, Calhoun Superintendent, Sen. Bill Montford, Rep. Marti Coley, Executive Director of Chipola Take Stock, Mary Helen Smith, Take Stock Program Manager, Dr. Jason Hurst, Chipola President, and Danny Ryals, Calhoun School Board and Chipola Board Member. I'm still in shock.....I don't even know how to process the fact that you are really gone Mr. Pat! Mrs. Cindy....j [...] I reported them 6 months ago.

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  8. Legals for 10-09-14Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR CALHOUN COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.: 07-2013-CA-000347 NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC D/B/A CHAMPION MORTGAGE COMPANY Plaintiff, -vs- PAUL JOYNER A/K/A PAUL F. JOYNER, DECEASED, et al., Defendants NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order of Final Judgment entered in Case No. 07-2013-CA-000347 in the Circuit Court of the FOURTEENTH Judicial Circuit in and for CALHOUN County, Florida, wherein, NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC D/B/A CHAMPION MORTGAGE COMPANY, Plaintiff, and PAUL JOYNER A/K/A PAUL F. JOYNER, DECEASED, et.

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  9. Wewa man hit by car, killed in Calhoun Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    A Wewa man was killed after being struck by a car in Calhoun County during the early morning hours Saturday. Carlee J. Daniels, 43, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

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  10. Calhoun County Leading Teen PregnancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    They ticked up slightly to 57 in 2013, that was enough to have the highest rate in the state last year. "We have had quite a few teens that have become pregnant in Calhoun County," said Healthy Start Program Director Marissa Barfield.

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  11. Theresa Ryall JonesRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | County Record

    She was born in Memphis, Tennessee January 2, 1931, to the late Frank Leon and Marion Elizabeth Ferrell. She was a bookkeeper for Weaver Oil and other businesses in Calhoun County for many years.

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  12. Startling Statistics Calhoun Co. tops state in teen pregnancy rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | County Record

    The joint session of the Altha Town Council, Blountstown City Council, Calhoun County Commission, and Calhoun County School Board featured guest speakers, Rita Smith Pruette and Clifford Jackson. The pair shared the fact that Calhoun County now has the highest teen pregnancy rate in the state.

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  13. Altha FFA honored as one of top 5 in nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | County Record

    ... are $6 and can be ordered by calling or stopping by Altha School. We will deliver lunches to Bristol and Calhoun County, to businesses who purchase 6 or more plates. We are grateful to Liberty County School Board member, Doobie Hayes who has ...

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  14. Plans move forward for new Altha SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | County Record

    Calhoun County Superintendent of Schools Ralph Yoder announced this week the preparation for the selection of a construction firm to build the new Altha School. Funding for the construction received the nod of approval from Governor Rick Scott and the 2014 Florida Legislature and was included in the budget passed by the Legislature and signed by Governor Scott on June 2, 2014.

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  15. Legals for 10-01-14Read the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | County Record

    ... on the 5th day of September, 1961 and recorded in Plat Book No. 1 on Page 52 in the Deed records of the said Calhoun County, Florida. NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED Woodrow Wilson 13825 Leighfield St. Chantilly, VA 20151 Said property being in the County of ...

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  16. Dorothy Wellene CoxwellRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | County Record

    Wellene was born on October 23, 1936, in Baxley County, GA, and had lived in Calhoun County for most of her life. She was retired from a styrofoam cup manufacturing company.

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  17. Legal Notices 09-25-14Read the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | County Record

    ... on the 5th day of September, 1961 and recorded in Plat Book No. 1 on Page 52 in the Deed records of the said Calhoun County, Florida. NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED Woodrow Wilson 13825 Leighfield St. Chantilly, VA 20151 Said property being in the County of ...

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  18. Groundbreaking Ceremony - Construction underway on Pine Island Water SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | County Record

    The Northwest Florida Water Management District is providing a grant of nearly $410,000 in grant funding to the Calhoun County Board of County Commissioners for the Pine Island Water System project, which will include construction of a new water distribution system for the residents of the Pine Island community. Pictured at the groundbreaking are Melissa Durham with Sen. Bill Montford's office, Blountstown City Councilwoman Beverly Veress, NWFWMD Executive Director Jon Steverson, Commissioner Darrell McDougald, Commissioner Lee Shelton, NWFWMD Board Chair George Roberts, and Commission Chair Thomas Flowers.

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  19. Altha man threatens to chop wife with axRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | County Record

    LaBryan Dominic Peterson, 29, has been charged with aggravated assault, tampering with a witness and battery. According to the Calhoun County Sheriff's Office, Deputy Christian Smith responded to Peterson's home around 11 a.m. after several 911 hang up calls had been received from the residence.

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  20. Historical marker to honor for former county judge 57 minutes ago A...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Victoria Advocate

    A Texas State Historical Marker honoring Howard G. Hartzog Sr. will be unveiled at 2 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Calhoun County Courthouse. Jerry Patterson, commissioner of the General Land Office, will be keynote speaker in Courtroom A on the second floor of the courthouse, 211 S. Ann St. in Port Lavaca.

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