Chafin obit

Mr. James Robert “Jim” Chafin, age 74, of Marianna went home to be with the Lord on November 22 at the Marianna Health and Rehabilitation Center after a long courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.

October unemployment

Florida’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 6.0 percent in October 2014, down 0.1 percentage point from the September 2014 rate of 6.1 percent, and down 0.7 percentage point from 6.7 percent a year ago.