Chipley - Community South earned a national “Best of Branding” Diamond Award from the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Friday, March 14, for their promotional video, “Fish for the Future,” a short film set at Blue Lake Park in Washington County and starring Chipley natives Jerry Campbell, Kenny Ray Mitchell, and Brady Mitchell. The video was written, directed, and produced by The Pod, a Tallahassee-based marketing firm owned by former Chipley resident, Samantha Finch Strickland.

The video has already been recognized with an Emmy® Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (Suncoast Chapter) in November 2013 and continues to impress judges and audiences with its timeless message: “All great things have small beginnings.”

For full story and more, read the March 19 edition of the Washington County News.