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EOD School 5:30

They locate, identify, and disarm bombs. We give you an exclusive look into Eglin's explosive ordnance disposal unit and learn more about their pivotal role in the military.

Highway 77 Construction Work

Highway 77 in Washington County will soon get some safety improvements.

Code Enforcement Clean Up

Abandoned vehicles, broken down structures and foreclosed properties are signs of code enforcement violations.

Panama City Beach Police Department Prepares for Spring Break

The Panama City Beach Police Department is still preparing for spring break even though bookings are down.

Solar Gains

In 2016 alone the solar industry added between 1,600 and 1,700 jobs in Florida.

Paying for Spring Break

Sheriff Tommy Ford says he won't need as much money allocated this year to spring break-related resources.

Know Your Numbers

A guest stops by the NewsChannel 7 studio to talk about why it's important to know your numbers. Those numbers include blood sugar, cholesterol, blood pressure, etc.

 

VIPIR Radar

NBC News Headlines

Muslim Fundraiser for Jewish Cemetery Raises Over $100k

They launched the campaign after 180 gravestones were toppled at the Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery just outside of St. Louis, Missouri over the weekend.

Rex Tillerson Tasked With Helping Soothe Tensions With Mexico

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson headed to Mexico to visit President Enrique Peña Nieto in an effort to help soothe tensions.

GOP Senator Confronted About Trump Election at Town Hall

An attendee of Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton's event asked him his views about an independent bi-partisan investigation into President Trump and any Russian involvement in the November election.

Colorado Town's Ban on Topless Women Put on Hold by Judge

The Fort Collins ordinance is based on gender discrimination and is likely unconstitutional, the federal judge wrote in an order.

Drug Smugglers From Mexico Use Border Crossings

Checkpoints along the U.S.-Mexico border are an increasingly popular entrance for drug smugglers. That could undermine Trump's argument for a wall.