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Wednesday Morning Weather

Thursday Morning Weather

Cooler temperatures briefly return to our area today with highs staying in the 70s.

Baseball Highlights

Highlights from Bay's Panama City Invitational

New Walton County School Could be Impacted by Florida Law

A new Florida law could impact the new South Walton elementary school.

Construction Accident Causes Gas Leak

For the second time in less than a week, construction workers accidentally caused a gas leak.

Wednesday Evening Weather

After several days of temps pushing to near 90 we are going to see cooler temperatures Thursday.

Captains Talk About Fishing Regulations

Local fishermen are tackling federal regulations and the lack of notice they're getting before the start and end dates for fishing seasons.

 

VIPIR Radar

NBC News Headlines

Shoelaces Foil White House Fence Jumper Found Dangling

The woman 'became entangled in security features affixed to the top of the fence, suspending them in the air,' a Secret Service official said.

Senate Votes to Overturn Obama-Era Hunting Limits

The Senate's approval of the bill to overturn the hunting restrictions this week means the measure now only needs Trump's signature to become a law.

Facial Recognition Databases Give Congress the Creeps

Democrats and Republicans alike assailed the FBI on Wednesday for its use of facial recognition software to identify potential suspects.

Arrest Made in Kidnapping of Woman Who Escaped From Trunk

Manuel Towns was arrested on Wednesday in connection with the kidnapping of an Alabama nursing student who was locked in the trunk of her car before a dramatic escape that was caught on camera.

Black Caucus Answers Trump's 'What Do You Have to Lose' Question

President Trump and members of the Congressional Black Caucus met to discuss his proposed budget and chairman Cedric Richmond says he was surprised to find Trump and the CBC have similar goals but differ on how to achieve them.