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Marianna High School twins who lost home, mother, push through all the obstacles to graduation

MARIANNA — Since losing the three-bed, two-bath home in Pebble Hill Estates they shared with their mother and siblings to Hurricane Michael, fraternal twins ...

Congressman Neal Dunn visits Marianna High School  WJHG-TV

Congressman Neal Dunn visited Marianna High School on Tuesday to speak to the government class about their future and what is being done to clean up ...

Alice in Wonderland April 19-20 at Marianna High School  Dothan Eagle

Marianna High School's production of “Alice In Wonderland” will be held in the MHS theater on Friday, April 19, with a 6:30p.m. performance, and will also be on ...

Carlan Martin Named the New Principal of Marianna High School  My Panhandle

Jackson County School's superintendent, Larry Moore, announced his recommendation for the new Marianna High School principal.

Plans for the old Marianna High School  WJHG-TV

District officials said they want to eventually renovate the school to make room for district offices.

Marianna High School student arrested after social media hoax  WJHG-TV

A social media threat directed toward Marianna High School students has been determined to be a hoax.

Superintendent Moore announces 2019 school grades  Dothan Eagle

School Districts received notification of the 2019 School Grades today from Florida's Chancellor of Public Schools.

Swearingen, James D.  Dothan Eagle

James & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel 4278 Lafayette Street Marianna, FL 32446 850-482-2332 James D. Swearingen, 41, of Marianna, FL died, ...

Marianna High School track coach accused of sleeping with 16-year-old student  WTXL ABC 27

MARIANNA, Fla. (WTXL) - A Marianna High School track coach has been arrested after admitting to having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old student.

Mock, Taylor Engagement  Dothan Eagle

Mr. and Mrs. Victor Mock of Marianna, Florida, are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Victoria Ashley Mock, ...

Marianna High School track coach arrested for allegedly sleeping with student  WJHG-TV

Jackson County Sheriff's officials say they got a tip Tuesday that Ta'Quayis Brigham, 23, was sexually involved with a 16-year-old student.

Long - Moore Engagement  Dothan Eagle

Mr. & Mrs. Frankie Long, of Marianna, Florida, are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their son, Reid Sullivan Long to Christa ...

Florida school grades released for 2018/19 school year  WTVY, Dothan

The Florida Department of Education issued school district grades for the 2018/19 school year.

'We just can’t keep waiting': Jackson County students return Monday

MARIANNA – Blue tarps cover some of the businesses and homes in Jackson County. Buildings stand with their walls ripped out. Trees and wires still lie across ...

Marianna High School Homecoming plans announced  Dothan Eagle

The Marianna High School Student Government and Principal Hunter Nolen announce plans for MHS Homecoming Week (Oct. 30-Nov. 3).

Marianna falls in 5A final, makes most of state runner up season  WJHG-TV

Despite a 7-2 loss, the Lady Dawgs are all smiles, reflecting positively on a special season with the best record in program history.

UPDATE: Marianna High opens as host shelter, National Guard's 144th rolls out, evacuees settle in as Irma progresses  Dothan Eagle

Marianna High School opened as a host shelter at 2 p.m. on Friday. The school is located at 3546 Caverns Road.

DESPAIR AMID DEBRIS: Jackson County on a years-long road to recovery after Hurricane Michael

Once the debris is finally removed, Marianna and Jackson County can focus on rebuilding homes.

Chipola Realty – Making life better in Marianna  Dothan Eagle

Life can lead people in different directions, where selling and purchasing real estate might be part of the solution. Sometimes real estate decisions are ...

Marianna High School Mourns the Loss of Long Time Teacher  WJHG-TV

Marianna- Marianna High School staff and students were still struggling with the past weekend's death of long-time teacher, John Summers. Summers taught ...

Governor Scott releases updates on Hurricane Michael response in Jackson County  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - FEMA Individual Assistance and Public Assistance was approved October 11. Federal re-employment assistance is also now ...

'Waiting and waiting': Malone residents ready for recovery, try to escape insurance limbo

Residents of Malone can't wait for things to get back to normal in this small rural town.

MHS Students Feel Their Rights Were Violated  My Panhandle

A student led walk out across the country this week set a tone for young people to bring attention to the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre.

Schools waiting on electricity, other repairs to open  WJHG-TV

Here is a look at the latest school information county by county.

Jackson County storm notebook  Dothan Eagle

Jackson Hospital and its emergency room are all up and running.

Marianna Title Services: 38 years of dedication to the community  Dothan Eagle

What happens when two large personalities join forces? The business thrives! In March 1981 Jack Brown and Larry Rogers became equal partners in a ...

A Florida College Administrator Talks About Putting Her School Back Together After Hurricane Michael  The New Yorker

Eric Lach interviews the vice-president of academics and instruction at Chipola College, in Marianna, Florida, about campus efforts to recover from the damage ...

Merrifield, Purvis Engagement  Dothan Eagle

Fred Merrifield and Denise Merrifield, of Marianna, Fla. are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter Mallory Merrifield to ...

Herman Williams, former Marianna High School basketball standout, collapsed and died Monday  WJHG-TV

Former Marianna High School basketball player Herman Williams has died after collapsing while practicing on a basketball court in Marianna.

Jackson County Hurricane Michael Recovery Information  WJHG-TV

Information people who work or live in Jackson County need to know about the area.

Penello’s Italian Cuisine opening soon in Marianna  Dothan Eagle

Most of us have noticed some activity at 4217 Lafayette Street and rumors abound about the possibilities of what is to come. Business owners Arty, Paula and ...

Florida Land and Title – Making a difference in Marianna  Dothan Eagle

You probably drive by Florida Land and Title most every day. However, have you ever thought about what an asset the business and family behind the business ...

Bulldogs D1 bound  Dothan Eagle

Marianna High School softball standouts Deana Holland and Chloe Temples both signed with Division 1 schools Wednesday.

Jackson County Hurricane Michael recovery update  WJHG-TV

JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - The Local State of Emergency in Jackson County has been extended through Monday, October 22nd. Reports from ...

Mandatory evacuation issued for Jackson County  WTXL ABC 27

JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) - A mandatory evacuation has been issued for residents living in mobile homes and low lying, flood prone areas in Jackson ...

Tri-States Automotive Warehouse Inc. – A new face on a family business  Dothan Eagle

The story of Tri-States Automotive Warehouse, Incorporated spans many generations and locations. In fact, it is among the businesses with the longest history in ...

Glenn, Justin Cole  Dothan Eagle

Justin Cole Glenn age 36 of Marianna passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2019. He was born in Dothan, Alabama on March 27, 1983. Justin was a 2001 ...

Fla. Cabinet votes to give county control of all ‘Dozier’ land  Dothan Eagle

In a unanimous vote of the Florida Cabinet on Tuesday morning, Jackson County will receive title to all 1278 acres that comprised the old Dozier School for Boys ...

Jackson County hires new Fire Rescue chief  Dothan Eagle

MARIANNA — Jackson County Commissioners hired a new Jackson County Fire Rescue chief on Tuesday, but he's no stranger.

Marianna Mourns the Loss of MHS Senior  My Panhandle

Residents of Jackson County are grieving the loss of Marianna High School senior, Riley Torbett.

HURRICANE MICHAEL: Notorious Dozier School could become a hurricane shelter  The Northwest Florida Daily News

MARIANNA — Its history is repulsive, but the Dozier School for Boys in Marianna could open as a temporary shelter for victims of Hurricane Michael.A Jackson ...

Track Meet Results  Dothan Eagle

Teams from around the Florida Panhandle were in Marianna Saturday to take part in a track and field event at Marianna High School.

Marianna students enjoy high school’s biggest night  Dothan Eagle

Marianna High School junior Charley Curry Jr. and his date, MHS freshman Zellande Hughes enjoyed one another's company and stopped at a local park to ...

Community remembers students killed in UTV crash  Dothan Eagle

Jackson County students and parents are thinking of summer and what's to come, now that school is out and the caps and gowns have done their duty.

"Fun With Brooks Barber" spreading positivity  WJHG-TV

Three-year-old Brooks Barber has almost 16000 followers on Facebook.

Holden, Rhynes Engagement  Dothan Eagle

Charles and Deloris Holden announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Karmen Timeka Holden to Greg Lenard Rhynes.

HURRICANE MICHAEL: Cottondale, Marianna pick up pieces  The Northwest Florida Daily News

While most of the attention following Hurricane Michael remains aimed toward helping the coastal communities of Panama City and Mexico Beach, those in the ...

Southern Traditions celebrates 21 years  Dothan Eagle

Have you ever needed a nice gift at a moment's notice? Have you wanted a cute outfit for a last minute date? Look no further, Southern Traditions is here ...

Hurricane Michael recovery updates from Jackson County  WJHG-TV

Governor Rick Scott visited Jackson County Tuesday.

Get ready: Hurricane Michael's heading in  Dothan Eagle

Jackson County schools closed Tuesday, Wednesday.

Emerald Coast Hospice – Serving those with needs in the Panhandle  Dothan Eagle

Sometimes terminal patients find their treatment options are no longer adequate and their quality of life is not what they desire. According to Emerald Coast ...

Jackson County school grades released  WJHG-TV

JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Jackson County School District officials say they are very pleased with the grades released Wednesday.

County to host town hall meeting tonight in Marianna  Dothan Eagle

The Jackson County Board of County Commissioners will host a town hall meeting at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, in the Marianna High School auditorium.

Two die in UTV crash in Marianna  Dothan Eagle

A tragic collision involving a utility vehicle and a car left two boys dead and two other young people injured in Jackson County.

Teen killed, child critically injured in ATV wreck in Marianna  WCTV

A teenager has died following a crash between an ATV and a car in Marianna.

County hires interim administrator for the long term  Dothan Eagle

Jackson County Commissioners have made a long-term deal with Wilanne Daniels to serve as administrator for the county, hiring her to fill the position going ...

Bulldogs golf looks to new season  Dothan Eagle

After the loss of six members to graduation the Marianna high School Golf Team is looking to rebuild.

School officials announce open house, board meeting dates  Dothan Eagle

Officials with the Jackson County School District recently announced the open house dates for the upcoming school year.

Hope School athletes honored Thursday  WJHG-TV

An athletic banquet was held at Hope School in Marianna Thursday to celebrate the school's hardworking athletes.

State Farm – Linda Pforte celebrating 33 years helping the community  Dothan Eagle

If you have ever driven down Penn Avenue, you have most likely seen the State Farm sign. However, have you ever wondered about the story behind the State ...

MHS mural features 'Decades of Bulldogs'  Dothan Eagle

Six Marianna High School art students spent many hours painting a mural for one of the walls in their school so that it would be ready for homecoming this year.

Giving big; Texans roll in to help  Dothan Eagle

Gary and Ellen Arnold Samek, of Texas, and their five children are in Jackson County for the holidays. They didn't come here empty-handed.

Maya Boykin: A calling to make a difference with Little Tots Academy Daycare  Dothan Eagle

Some girls dream of being doctors or lawyers, but Maya Boykin, owner of Little Tots Academy Daycare, grew up dreaming about teaching children.

Jackson County Teacher of the Year and others recognized  WJHG-TV

The Jackson County School Board Employees of the Year banquet was held Monday night.

2018-2019 Jackson County School District principals announced  WJHG-TV

JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Jackson County Superintendent of Schools Larry Moore has finalized his recommendations for school administrators ...

Former basketball players compete in Old Timers Tournament  WJHG-TV

MARIANNA, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Some former high school basketball players dusted off their skills and hit the court Tuesday for a good cause. Four teams ...

Remembering Riley Torbett  WJHG-TV

The Marianna community is mourning the loss of a high school senior who died after an ATV accident Tuesday.

Images and video of Hurricane Michael  WCJB

This is a look at Hurricane Michael's impact in Florida.

Graduation rates for Jackson County schools  WJHG-TV

JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Jackson County School District officials are reflecting on graduation rates from the 2015-2016 school year.

Marianna Toyota invests in west-end community  Dothan Eagle

You may have noticed some changes taking place on Penn Avenue. When it came time for change and expansion, Jorge Garcia, owner and manager of ...

Bulldogs make homecoming plans  Dothan Eagle

SENIOR QUEEN CANDIDATES – Nautica Elder escorted by Jacquez Gainer. Nautica is the daughter of Sonya and Rodney Elder and Vanna and O'lajuan ...

MMS heads to championship  Dothan Eagle

Marianna Middle School's trip to the conference championship all came down to a coin flip Monday night. The Bullpups were squaring off against Quincy and if ...

Marianna's basketball coach takes job with another school  WJHG-TV

Marianna is searching for a new basketball coach after Matt Anderson takes a job with Lincoln High School in Tallahassee.

Smith, Aaron Winford  Dothan Eagle

James & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel 4278 Lafayette St. Marianna, FL 32446 850-482-2332 Aaron Winford Smith, 29, ...

Superintendent talks upcoming plans for Jackson County schools  WJHG-TV

A groundbreaking for the Marianna K-8 School will be held in October.

Hurricane Michael: Jackson County  My Panhandle

Get up-to-date information on Hurricane Michael recovery efforts in Jackson County.

State issues Hurricane Michael recovery update  WJHG-TV

The state releases the latest information for Floridians impacted by the recent hurricane.

Hurricane Michael network updates | About Verizon  Verizon Communications

Hurricane Michael network updates from Verizon Wireless.

Summer softball face off  Dothan Eagle

It was all Jackson County teams Thursday night, at the Panhandle Summer Softball games at Marianna High School.

Storm damages a few homes  Dothan Eagle

An elderly Campbellton woman's home was heavily damaged early Monday morning when a tree uprooted or snapped in two by heavy winds went airborne and ...

Jackson County starts over in administrator search  Dothan Eagle

Jackson County Commissioners are starting over in their search for an administrator. The position will be re-advertised.

Goodson, Tim | Obituaries  Dothan Eagle

Marianna Chapel Funeral Home 3960 Lafayette Street Marianna, FL 32446 Phone: (850) 526-5059 Tim Goodson, age 82, of Altha, ...

FEMA briefing held Monday  Dothan Eagle

Campbellton Mayor Wanda Moore was at a FEMA briefing held Monday morning for local officials at Marianna City Hall. She was there to talk about a danger ...

Lincoln High School Introduces New Boys Basketball Coach  WTXL ABC 27

UPDATE: Lincoln High School introduced Matt Anderson as new head coach of the Trojans on Wednesday. Anderson has coached in Florida over two decades, ...

Steve Benton announces run for District 2 county commissioner  Dothan Eagle

At this time I would like to introduce myself. I am Steve R. Benton Sr., candidate for Jackson County Commissioner District 2.

Funeral arrangements set for Marianna teen killed in Gadsden County crash  WCTV

Funeral arrangements have been made for a Marianna teenager killed in a Gadsden County crash Sunday.

12-year-old driver dies after Marianna ATV wreck  The News Herald

MARIANNA — The 12-year-old driver critically injured in an ATV wreck that also claimed the life of a Marianna High School senior has died from his injuries, ...

Sirmans, Dorothy Kathleen "Kathy" (Dougherty)  Dothan Eagle

Those wishing to extend condolences may do so at Dorothy Kathleen "Kathy" (Dougherty) Sirmans died peacefully on May 14, 2019 ...

Local native releases first feature film | News  Dothan Eagle

Two years ago, Jackson County native Ben Hall finished shooting his first feature film, “The Man from Outer Space.”

Bullpups gather to remember Cason Hatcher  Dothan Eagle

Marianna Middle School Principal Eddie Ellis assembled his students in gentle tones Thursday as they gathered in the gym to honor their lost schoolmate, ...

Officials pleased with Jackson County school grades  WJHG-TV

JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Some may think rural counties are at a disadvantage when it comes to school performance, but Jackson County ...

From the Floridan archives: 1974  Dothan Eagle

A look back at local history as chronicled in the Jackson County Floridan.

Ward, Florida Street  Dothan Eagle

Florida Street Ward of Geneva passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2018. She was 85 years old. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, ...

First death reported in Florida as storm hits – as it happened  The Guardian

Storm made landfall near Mexico Beach, killing one and leaving 300000 properties without power.

Historic organization helps build futures  Dothan Eagle

Marianna High School graduate Jaeden Harley last August became the latest recipient of an annual scholarship given by the Masonic Scottish Rite C.H. Henry ...

Tivoli Historical Society honors former Tivoli Coach Samuel “Rip” James Collins  DeFuniak Springs Herald

From Tivoli Historical Society. Coach Samuel ”Rip” Collins will be 103 on his birthday, Dec 13, 2018.The former Tivoli High School football and baseball coach ...

Marianna High to Host Cheerleading Competition  WJHG-TV

52 teams will gather at the high school to compete for a spot in the state finals.

New Dress Code Coming For Jackson County Schools  WJHG-TV

Jackson county students will be getting a new wardrobe. School board members took up the issue of uniforms at their meeting this afternoon and voted 3-2 for ...

Spears’ Café reopens with new temporary hours  Dothan Eagle

If you have ever enjoyed a Spears' hamburger, you probably were disappointed to find out the café closed after Thanksgiving.

County formalizes terms for interim administrator  Dothan Eagle

Jackson County Commissioners on Tuesday formalized an agreement that sets the terms for Wilanne Daniels' interim turn as county administrator.

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