Updated: 02/12/2014 - Legislation to keep more sex predators in prison longer under the Jimmy Ryce act moved another step closer to reality Wednesday at the State Capitol.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - An early afternoon house fire heavily damaged a home at 502 East 9th Street in Panama City.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - Effective immediately, the Florida Department of Health in Walton County is rescinding the May 31, 2013 swim advisory for the Morrison Springs recreation area.
Updated: 02/12/2014 - The Florida Education Association is unhappy with some proposed changes, specifically with the state retirement system.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - A Cottondale man is in the Calhoun County jail in Blountstown, charged with child sex crimes.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - There's a new development in the on-going dispute between Bay County and Callaway over a sewage lift-station at Veterans Park. The lift station has been leaking hydrogen sulfide, a smelly gas that could be harmful. Callaway officials are hiring some experts to come up with a total repair plan.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - State Lawmakers could be deciding if it will be legal to sell a wider variety of fireworks in Florida. The proposed bill would repeal a ban on sale and possession of certain fireworks to consumers.