• Avoid Labor Day traffic congestion with FDOT’s 511 Service

    Travelers can expect heavy traffic this Labor Day weekend with 34.7 million travelers projected to hit the road. This is an estimated 1.3 percent increase from Labor Day traffic last year, according to AAA. The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) encourages those traveling this holiday weekend to use the 511 Traveler Information System to stay up to date on crashes, congestion, construction and more on all of Florida’s interstates and toll roads. READ MORE

  • Add FDOT’s 511 to your Back-to-School Plan for a safe school year

    Commuters and parents alike can expect an increase in traffic beginning early August as millions of students head back to school. To help everyone prepare for this increase in traffic, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) encourages travelers to use 511 to stay up to date on crashes, congestion, construction and more on all of Florida’s interstates, toll roads and other major metropolitan roadways. READ MORE

  • Band: no longer extra-curricular

    Holmes County High School’s Blue Pride Band Director Zach Dobos and Holmes County Band Booster President Ben Martin were at a recent Bonifay Kiwanis Meeting where they explained that “music should no longer be labeled as an extra-curricular activity in education today.” READ MORE