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Knox Key Switch Law

A law in South Walton allows first responders quick access to gated communities.

Bay County softball title game

Bay County softball title game

Girls Inc. Derby Races

Girls Inc. of Bay County held their

Drinking and Driving on St. Patrick's Day

Florida Highway Patrol is setting up a DUI checkpoint to watch for drunk drivers.

Weekend Forecast

Warm, but unsettled weather is expected this weekend over the panhandle.

Friday Evening Forecast

Warmer and more humid weather is in the forecast this weekend with rain chances each day.

Active Shooter Trainng

Some Calhoun County teachers took Friday off to learn to protect themselves and their students from an active shooter.



NBC News Headlines

Engineers saw cracks in Miami bridge days before collapse

Engineers working on the bridge that buckled at Florida International University attempted to warn state officials of cracks on the walkway two days before the deadly collapse, according to transcript released Friday night by the Florida Department of Transportation.

Trump tries to move Stormy suit to fed court, says she owes him $20M

President Trump has tapped Hulk Hogan's attorney in an effort to get Stormy Daniels' suit moved to federal court.

North Carolina man helps find missing people, pro bono

David Marshburn is both a bounty hunter and a private investigator in North Carolina. David and his search dog, Kaz, played a key role in the missing persons case of Army medic Kelli Bordeaux, covered in the Dateline report "Deep in the Woods."

NYC docs took bribes, lap dances to prescribe opioid, feds say

Five Manhattan doctors are accused of taking $800,000 in "speaker fees," plus gifts like casino and strip club outings, to prescribe the Insys drug Subsys, a powerful opioid.

Why did Miami bridge collapse? More than one reason likely

"I believe it will be found that it will not be just one thing that happened — it almost never is," says one bridge engineer.