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  1. Legals for 04-23-15Read the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | County Record

    ... 16, Block 2, Bailey Addition to Blountstown, Florida and being in Section 28, Township 1 North, Range 8 West, Calhoun County. NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED Addie Lee Hires & John Wayne Hires 17415 NW Angle St. Blountstown, FL 32424 Said property being in ...

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  2. Obituary- Edward CurleeRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | County Record

    He was born on April 30, 1929, in Altha, FL, and had lived in Calhoun County for most of his life. Edward served his country during the Korean Conflict in the United States Army.

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  3. Wildflower Festival set for downtown SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | County Record

    ... stroll down the Blountstown Greenway with a guide who will point out things to looks for as you explore. Calhoun County 4-H will offer kids activities throughout the day that focus on planting and growing. Anyone interested in signing up as a vendor ...

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  4. News Alert: Update in Anya Dziura Death InvestigationRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | County Record

    The Calhoun County Sheriff's Office released the following statement today regarding the investigation into the death of two-year-old Anya Dziura of Altha. The press release, prepared by Lt.

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  5. Legals for 04-16-15Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | County Record

    NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT B & R Finders is the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows; CERTIFICATE NO.772 YEAR OF 2010 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY Parcel #R32-2N-11-0700-0007-2100 Lots 21-22, Block 7, Re-Plat of Mirror Lake Homesites First Addition, as per plat recorded in the Plat Records of Calhoun County, Florida, being a part of the W 1/2 of Northwest 1/4 of the Southeast 1/4 of Section 32, Township 2 N.R. 11 West, Calhoun County, Florida.

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  6. Man on prowl for prostitutes bustedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | County Record

    ... . A clear baggie with approximately eight grams of suspected Mojo was recovered. Williams was booked into the Calhoun County Jail.

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  7. April is Child Abuse Prevention Month Investigation into toddler...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | County Record

    The investigation into the death of two-year-old Anya Faith Dzuira of Altha continues. According to the Calhoun County Sheriff's Office, the case is expected to be wrapped up this week.

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  8. 'Leadercast' event set for Washington CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Washington County News

    Community and business leaders can access the knowledge and experience of world-renowned leaders by attending "Leadercast," hosted by the Washington County Chamber of Commerce, at the Panhandle Area Educational Consortium in Chipley Friday, May 8. The Washington County Chamber has partnered with the Calhoun County Chamber and the Jackson County Chamber to offer the simulcast in a total of three locations across the region. The Leadercast event is broadcast live from Atlanta, GA, to hundreds of sites around the world, including Chipley, Marianna, and Blountstown.

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  9. Two-year-old dies; mom, boyfriend held without bondRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | County Record

    An Altha mom and her live-in boyfriend are being held without bond in the Calhoun County Jail after her two-year-old daughter died from what appears to be child abuse. Jessica Leigh Dziura, 26, and Stephen Aaron Young, 27, have both been charged with child neglect resulting in bodily injury.

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  10. Public Health Week celebration underway in Calhoun & LibertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | County Record

    ... Memorial Park in Bristol. Employee Wellness Gardens were planted at the Florida Department of Health in Calhoun County Tuesday to continue efforts for the Healthiest Weight initiative. The goals of the project are to: 1) Increase awareness of the ...

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  11. Legals for 04-09-15Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | County Record

    AMENDED POLICIES The Calhoun County School Board proposes to amend the following policies to reflect current Florida Statutes for the Calhoun County School District as follows: ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES ACT CALHOUN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT CHAPTER 3 - SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION CHAPTER 4 - CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION CHAPTER 5 - STUDENTS CHAPTER 6 - HUMAN RESOURCES CHAPTER 7 - BUSINESS SERVICES Amend: Policy 3.80 School Volunteers Policy 4.11 Student Progression Plan Policy 4.19 Physical Education Policy 4.30 Challenged Materials Policy 4.60 District and State-Wide Assessment Program Policy 4.61 Security of Tests Policy 5.70 Student Records Policy 6.41 Instructional Employee Performance Criteria Policy 6.90 Personnel Files Policy 7.10 School Budget System Policy 7.70 Purchasing and Bidding Policy 7.701 Bid Protest Resolution Entire proposals are available for viewing at the School ... (more)

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  12. News Alert: Mom, Boyfriend Arrested For Child NeglectRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | County Record

    ... been charged with child neglect with bodily harm. Additional charges may be added today. According to the Calhoun County Sheriff's Office, the investigation began Thursday after a a call was received concerning an unresponsive baby who was not ...

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  13. Calhoun County Teachers May UnionizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    Calhoun County is the only county in the state to not have a teachers union, but that soon may change. Right now teachers are voting on possibly forming a union for the first time ever.

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  14. Legals for 04-02-15Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | County Record

    AMENDED POLICIES The Calhoun County School Board proposes to amend the following policies to reflect current Florida Statutes for the Calhoun County School District as follows: ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES ACT CALHOUN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT CHAPTER 3 - SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION CHAPTER 4 - CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION CHAPTER 5 - STUDENTS CHAPTER 6 - HUMAN RESOURCES CHAPTER 7 - BUSINESS SERVICES Amend: Policy 3.80 School Volunteers Policy 4.11 Student Progression Plan Policy 4.19 Physical Education Policy 4.30 Challenged Materials Policy 4.60 District and State-Wide Assessment Program Policy 4.61 Security of Tests Policy 5.70 Student Records Policy 6.41 Instructional Employee Performance Criteria Policy 6.90 Personnel Files Policy 7.10 School Budget System Policy 7.70 Purchasing and Bidding Policy 7.701 Bid Protest Resolution Entire proposals are available for viewing at the School ... (more)

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  15. State Health Rankings Announced Calhoun Co. improves to 53, Liberty falls to 36 out of 67Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | County Record

    ... that health is not a singular effort but a combined work in progress across all community partners. In 2014, Calhoun County was ranked at 54 and improved to 53 in the state in 2015. Liberty County was ranked 32 in 2014 and dropped to 36 in 2015. ...

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  16. Obituary - CainRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | County Record

    Earlene was born on May 20, 1928, in Jackson County, FL, and had lived in Calhoun County all of her life. She was a homemaker and a member of the Protestant faith.

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  17. Legals for 03-26-15Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | County Record

    AMENDED POLICIES The Calhoun County School Board proposes to amend the following policies to reflect current Florida Statutes for the Calhoun County School District as follows: ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES ACT CALHOUN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT CHAPTER 3 - SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION CHAPTER 4 - CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION CHAPTER 5 - STUDENTS CHAPTER 6 - HUMAN RESOURCES CHAPTER 7 - BUSINESS SERVICES Amend: Policy 3.80 School Volunteers Policy 4.11 Student Progression Plan Policy 4.19 Physical Education Policy 4.30 Challenged Materials Policy 4.60 District and State-Wide Assessment Program Policy 4.61 Security of Tests Policy 5.70 Student Records Policy 6.41 Instructional Employee Performance Criteria Policy 6.90 Personnel Files Policy 7.10 School Budget System Policy 7.70 Purchasing and Bidding Policy 7.701 Bid Protest Resolution Entire proposals are available for viewing at the School ... (more)

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  18. Man being booked into jail swallows bag of cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | County Record

    A Blountstown man being booked into the Calhoun County Jail for driving without a license is facing more charges after allegedly swallowing a bag of cocaine. Curtis Jermaine Carter, 30, has been charged with fleeing or attempting to elude, driving while his license was suspended or revoked, possession of drug equipment, introduction of contraband, tampering with evidence, possession of a controlled substance, and resisting arrest without violence.

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  19. Over 600 Cyclists Visit Visitors fill restaurants, shop local, attend eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | County Record

    BY KRISTY H. TERRY Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce Visitors from all over the United States, and even a few from Canada, were in Calhoun County this weekend as they participated in Bike Florida's "Caverns to Coast" spring tour. More than 600 cyclists called Blountstown Middle School "home" for the first few days of the event.

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  20. Washington County Second Unhealthiest County in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    ... iolent crimes. Washington County also ranked 66th last year. Bay County ranked 47th, Jackson County 44th, and Calhoun County 53rd. St. Johns County in Northeast Florida ranked number one overall.

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