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A firefighter is trained to put out fires at any time of the day or night and will gladly suit up in their bunker gear to help their fellow man. When the call comes to help one of their own, it means …

Three are behind bars after an unassigned tag lead to the discovery of methamphetamines. A deputy with the Holmes County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for attaching …

A traffic stop on Highway 81 led to the arrest of one for possession of methamphetamine. A Holmes County Sheriff’s Office deputy conducted a traffic stop for a traffic violation on January …

TALLAHASSEE --- After high-profile disputes in various parts of the country about shuttering churches during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Florida Senate is poised to take up a proposal that would help …

The Holmes District School Board has announced that schools will be closed on Friday, Jan. 14 due to an increase in COVID cases and other seasonal illnesses.  In a statement released on …

Reports of a suspicious person led to the arrest of two people in Ponce de Leon on Jan. 11 by Holmes County Sheriff’s Office on drug and contributing charges. A call from the Big Boss store …

On Tuesday afternoon, Gov. Ron DeSantis appointed Devin Collier to fill the vacancy on the 14th Judicial Circuit left after the retirement of Circuit Judge John Fishel II.  Collier, 38, a …

An early morning execution of a search warrant lands two Holmes County residents behind bars for trafficking methamphetamine. On Friday, Jan. 7, Holmes County Sheriff’s Office deputies …

TALLAHASSEE — The U.S. Supreme Court is poised to take up a dispute about how much money Florida’s Medicaid program should be able to recoup after a legal settlement involving a Lee …

TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Ron DeSantis said Thursday the state is shipping about 1 million at-home coronavirus tests to nursing homes and assisted living facilities, with the kits set to arrive over …

TALLAHASSEE - Legislative leaders are monitoring the spike in coronavirus cases across Florida but haven’t made plans to reimpose restrictions on public access that were used during the 2021 …

A 10 year lease agreement on the Holmes County Agriculture Center was approved when the Holmes County Board of County Commissioners met in special session on Dec.29. The lease has been a topic of …

BONIFAY – Bids for work to begin on Memorial Field will soon go out for advertisement.  Last month the City of Bonifay requested an advance of $110,470 for the project from the …

As the omicron variant of the COVID-19 virus makes its way across the state, residents are finding that infusion centers are closing down, and many hospitals are experiencing a shortage in antibody …

For many teens, employment in the restaurant industry, especially working in a fast food restaurant, is a rite of passage into the workforce.  However, for some local students, an introduction …

The Santa Rosa Press Gazette in Milton and the Crestview News Bulletin in Crestview are under new local ownership. Through a partnership between Todd Neves of Neves Media and Sandi Kemp, of …

An observant Holmes County Sheriff’s deputy recovered a camper trailer that was stolen out of Texas by a man and a woman who had warrants out of Tennessee and South Carolina on December …

While patrolling on Christmas day, a Holmes County Sheriff’s Office deputy conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle with no tag on Foxworth Road. The deputy was performing a check of the …

BONIFAY - New Smyrna Assembly of God Church and the Holmes County Sheriff’s Office came together Saturday, Dec. 18, for the inaugural “Project Christmas Star,” a program that took …

The Town of Ponce de Leon held their annual Christmas event on Saturday, Dec. 18 where special guests Santa Claus and The Grinch made an appearance. Santa and Mr. Grinch arrived on a fire truck …

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