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Callaway boil water notice rescinded

The boil water notice for Byrd Drive in Callaway has been lifted.

For the last 30 years, the Bay County organization "ACURE" has hosted a festival to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Here's what you need to know about WJHG/WECP potentially disappearing from DISH Network on Tuesday night.

Our spring-like trend of weather continues this week. But changes are on the horizon. Meteorologist Ryan Michaels explains...

Martin Luther King, Jr. Festival

What you need to know about carbon monoxide posioning

A day in the life of a police K-9

Panama City MLK, Jr. Celebration

Jackson County MLK Day Parade

Minority Teachers

Beach boogie dance and silent auction

Man falls asleep at wheel, hits power pole

Two arrested for possession after car crash

Deputies nab burglary suspect with help from the community

Couple docks in Panama City Beach in their tiny home on the water

Girl battling debilitating illness to go on dream trip to see snow

Monday Morning Weather

Local beach resort is redefining spring break with religious draw

Locals celebrate Florida Arbor Day

Local surfers jump in for Winter Surf Jam competition

Bay County commission meeting to honor Vietnam veterans

One person killed in motorcycle accident near Fort Walton Beach

Sunday Morning Weather

One woman in critical condition after being ejected in crash on CR-2301

Local NAACP hosts commemorative MLK breakfast

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NBC News Headlines

FBI Arrests Wife of Orlando Nightclub Shooter

Noor Salman is charged with obstruction of justice and providing material support to a terrorist organization.

5 Juveniles Among 8 Injured in Miami MLK Festival Gunfire

Two people were detained after the shooting, which occurred during a festival honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

Istanbul Nightclub Attack Suspect Captured by Police

The suspected attacker has been apprehended and taken to Haseki hospital in Istanbul, a police source told NBC News. The suspect killed 39 and wounded 69 people after opening fire in a crowd gathered to celebrate the new year at Reina nightclub, one of the city's most exclusive.

Trump to Germany: You Bring Your Cars Here, You Pay 35 Percent Tax

Already taking aim at Mexico, President-elect Donald Trump is now warning he might enact a 35 percent tax on Canadian and German cars.

Why Trump's Attack on John Lewis Resonated

For many African-Americans, the timing and tone of Trump's response to Rep. Lewis's criticism of him showed a startling lack of respect and reverence.