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New Beach Access

Bud and Alley's built a new public beach access in Seaside.

Winston Scott Speaks in Washington County

As part of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebrations, former astronaut Winston Scott spoke to a crowd in Washington County.

Man in Critical Condition After Crash

A crash in Panama City left one man in critical condition Monday.

Monday Evening Weather

Enjoy the dry weather for now because wetter weather is on the way to our area later this week.

Monday Evening Weather

The warm and dry weather continues over our area, but rain is on the way later this week.

Chipola's Raven Baker

We meet Chipola's Raven Baker, a basketball player who is an inspiration both on and off the court.

Girls Inc. Expansion Plans

Girls Inc. helps Panama City girls have a safe place to go after school. Now the organization wants to expand.



NBC News Headlines

GM to Invest $1 Billion, Create 1,000 Jobs in U.S., Sources Say

The investment and new jobs have been in the works for some time, a GM spokesperson tells NBC News.

5 Juveniles Among 8 Shot at Miami MLK Festival

Two people were detained after the shooting, which occurred during a festival honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

More Democratic Lawmakers Refuse to Attend Inauguration

Thirty-one Democratic lawmakers are skipping Donald Trump's inauguration ceremony, some after Trump called civil rights icon John Lewis 'all talk.'

Why Trump's Attack on John Lewis Resonated

For many African-Americans, the timing and tone of Trump's response to Rep. Lewis's criticism of him showed a startling lack of respect and reverence.

Gene Cernan, Last Astronaut on the Moon, Dies at 82

Former astronaut Gene Cernan, the last of only a dozen men to walk on the moon, has died with relatives by his side at a Houston hospital.