NEWS ALERT: A semi driven by 37 year old Kevin Collins of Blountstown pulled out of Big River Cypress on SR 71 North today into the path of a Mazda SUV driven by Angie McClellan, 32, of Panama City. McClellan and her 15-year old passenger, Gavin Phillips, were taken to Calhoun Liberty Hospital with serious injuries. Austin Causey, 15, of Blountstown, was also a passenger in McClellan's vehicle. He was airlifted to Tallahassee Memorial in critical condition. We are praying for full recovery for all those injured. Collins was not injured. The accident occured at 1:40 p.m. (after The County Record went to press). FHP is investigating. Thanks to Ben Hall for the photo.
The Honorable Kathy Brown, Liberty County Clerk of the Circuit Court, and the Honorable Carla Hand, Calhoun County Clerk of the Circuit Court, each recently completed 240 hours of initial New Clerk training to earn the FCCC Clerk Certification. [Full Story »]
CALHOUN COUNTY, FL – Today, Calhoun County Superintendent of Schools Ralph Yoder, announced that Blountstown Elementary School (BES), Blountstown Middle School (BMS), and Carr Elementary & Middle School earned an A grade by the Florida Department of Education in its annual release of school grades for elementary and middle schools.
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Citizens young and old got an early start to the upcoming July 4th celebration with the annual “Walk to Liberty” starting at the west end of the Apalachicola River bridge and ending at Veterans Memorial Center in Bristol.
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