CHIPLEY - Northwest Florida Community Hospital hosted the annual Back 2 School Fair Thursday with more than 450 children in attendance. Scores of vendors were on hand to help hand out school supplies, refreshments, and important information for parents.

Children were also offered free services such as hair cuts, courtesy of Florida Panhandle Technical College; immunizations, courtesy of the Florida Department of Health in Washington County and free eye exams, courtesy of the Eye Center of Northwest Florida.