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  1. Ruby Mae PilcherRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Ruby was born on October 17, 1915, in Calhoun County and had lived here most of her life. She was retired from the Florida State Hospital where she worked as an office secretary.

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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Mom jailed for DUI, child neglectRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    ... The father of the children was called and he took the kids and his father home. Butler was booked into the Calhoun County Jail. 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 [...] ...

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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. Enbridge OKs $6.8m deal in oil spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... have been dismissed and will not be eligible for the payments, while nearly 30 have already been settled in Calhoun County Circuit Court. A pipeline leak spewed more than 800,000 gallons of crude oil into the Kalamazoo River and Talmadge Creek in ...

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  8. School Board, BCC elect chairman and vice chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Calhoun County Superintendent of Schools Ralph Yoder has announced new leadership taking the helm of the Calhoun County School Board . On November 18, the CCSB met for its annual organizational meeting.

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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. First Amendment ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    The right to be honest on their labeling has led Calhoun County dairy owners to file a lawsuit against state agriculture officials. Paul and Mary Lou Wesselhoeft, owners of Ocheesee Creamery, opened a First Amendment lawsuit Thursday against Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam and Gary Newton, Chief of the Florida Bureau of Dairy Industry.

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  12. Legals for 11-27-14Read the original story

    Aug 18, 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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  13. Sheriff's Log for 11-27-14Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    CALHOUN COUNTY Nov. 15:a SDarryl Eugene Basford, violation of conditional release, fleeing and attempting to elude, reckless driving; Anthony Scott Pilipick, DWLSR with knowledge; Matthew Tav Baines, attached tag not assigned Nov. 16: Latosha Nicole Ivory, battery on person 65 or older Nov. 17: James D. Mayo, out of county warrrant; Dashawn Demetrious Holmes, aggravated assault Nov. 18: Demitre Antwon Green, non support; Dustin Allen Sikes, poss.

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  14. An apology; and the rest of the storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The Star

    A few weeks ago, not too long before Veterans Day, I wrote a letter to The Star where I bemoaned the "fact"that the GCBCC had neglected to follow through on a commitment to name Highway 71, "Gulf County Veterans Memorial Highway." Yesterday evening I learned that they did continue the RESOLUTION that they had adopted and that, in fact, signage was in place -- both near Port St. Joe and facing the Gulf/Calhoun county line.

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  15. Small Dairy Farmer Battles Florida Regulators over 'Misleading' Milk LabelsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Sunshine State News

    ... insisted the creamery call it "Non-Grade 'A' Milk Product, Natural Milk Vitamins Removed." Wesselhoeft, a Calhoun County resident, said the labeling requirement is confusing and inaccurate. The only other option was to artificially inject its ...

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  16. Marion Addis FreeRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Addis was born on August 28, 1937, in Calhoun County and had lived in Calhoun and Leon Counties for most of his life. He retired after 40 years as owner of a BP Service Station in Tallahassee.

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  17. Sen. Montford, Rep. Beshears in town Nov. 20Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    The Calhoun County Legislative Delegation will be holding a public hearing in Blountstown on Thursday, November 20, at 6:30 PM . The hearing with Senator Bill Montford and State Representative Halsey Beshears will be held in the Calhoun County Board of County Commissioners Chambers, the Extension Office, 20859 Central Avenue East, Blountstown.

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  18. Storms batter mid-AtlanticRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... a state prison near Blountstown in the Florida Panhandle, slightly injuring two people and damaging vehicles. Calhoun County Sheriff Glenn Kimbrel said the workers were just arriving for their shifts early Monday at the Calhoun Correctional ...

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  19. Twister touches down near Blountstown prisonRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... Institution and had not even gotten out of their vehicles when the storm struck around 4 a.m. CST, Calhoun County Sheriff Glenn Kimbrel said. Kimbrel said there was "major damage" to between 25 and 30 vehicles in the parking lot and some of the ...

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  20. No escapes after tornado knocks down prison fencingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | New York Post

    An apparent tornado touched down early Monday at a state prison near Blountstown in Florida's Panhandle, slightly injuring two people and damaging a number of vehicles. Calhoun County Sheriff Glenn Kimbrel says the workers were just arriving for their shifts early Monday at the Calhoun Correctional Institution and hadn't even gotten out of their vehicles when the storm struck around 4 a.m. CST.

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