Posted: 09/29/2006 - Patronis Elementary School off Thomas Drive went into a lockdown state around 2 p.m. Friday afternoon.
Posted: 08/23/2006 - While candidates running for the District 6 House seat may be used to answering to high political powers or facing tough political opposition. Wednesday was a switch of gears, but answering to a group of 16 to 18-year-olds can be just as tough.
Posted: 08/18/2006 - Bay County didn't fare too well when Florida issued its list of the best schools in the state late this week.
Posted: 08/02/2006 - Wednesday was also the first day of school in Washington County, but it was much more than that for the students at Vernon High School.
Posted: 08/02/2006 - If you heard a loud buzzing sound going off early Wednesday morning, it was probably your alarm clock reminding you that it was the first day of school.
Posted: 08/01/2006 - Besides the uniforms, Bay students will notice other changes this year. Some are already in place, and some are still in the works.
Posted: 07/31/2006 - After a summer of rest and relaxation, the vacation is coming to an end. Schools start for Bay County students on Wednesday. To help them and their parents adjust, schools around the area are holding their own welcoming forum, and some have gone beyond the regular orientation routine.
Posted: 07/29/2006 - School starts next week and that means a lot of crowded stores filled with parents and students taking advantage of the last day of tax-free shopping, but for many families, buying back-to-school clothes and supplies is a financial burden.
Posted: 07/28/2006 - School starts next Wednesday, August 2, for Bay County public school students.
Posted: 07/21/2006 - Some clothes, books and school supplies will be tax free in Florida next week (July 22 - 30), and retailers are hoping the back-to-school time tax break boosts sales.
Posted: 07/12/2006 - The start of the school year is creeping closer, and for the first time in the districts history, students will be required to wear school uniforms.