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EPA to consider adding toxic Big Bend site to Superfund list

Federal environmental regulators want to add an abandoned toxic waste site in Florida's Big Bend to the nation's list of most polluted places, a designation that could help fund cleanup efforts.


Rodriguez admitted to investigators he made up the original stabbing story and had stabbed himself intentionally after a fight with his girlfriend. He remains in the hospital and has been Baker Acted.



Some locals spared their Saturday to edge, rake and cut away at four local public cemeteries, helping Bay County Leisure Services keep the plots in check.


On Tuesday, the Bay County Supervisor of Elections Office will hold a mega voter registration drive at 11 locations to give residents an opportunity to complete their registration to vote on November 8.


Local restaurants join together to "Stick a Fork in Cancer"


Panhandle dermatology group recognized for low cost, high quality care


Baby born on highway exit ramp


Monday Forecast


Surviving a heart attack


Police: Man leads officers on chase after stealing TVs


One person injured in Callaway shooting


Former Gulf County Sheriff Ken Murphy has died


Watch: Mountain goat explores subdivision


Cars and Corn Dogs for a good cause


Texas man seriously injured in motorcycle crash in Walton County


Robbers tie up homeowner in Chipley home invasion


Bill Clinton to visit Panama City on bus tour


Saturday Evening Forecast


Sink or be sunk at Annual Cardboard Boat Race Regatta


Scouts trade merit badges for police badges at Ranger Day


Underwater volunteers: Dive club goes for trash


Local models strut their stuff at the Panama City Mall


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