Saturday Jul 26
Three departments battle Apalachicola blaze
Three of the family dogs may have perished in the fire, that was reported about 3:41 p.m. at the home of Charles and Tammy Taunton, 55 25th Street.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Georgia researcher studies sturgeon in Brothers River
Each year, the Buffer Preserve plays home to a handful of researchers from all over the U.S. who live on-site while conducting research in the area.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
New book details Raney family history
The Raney family makes their way into a new book commemorating their very first biographical tell-all, "Raney Days: the David G. Raney Family and their Antebellum Home," set to be released next week.
City abandons Coombs library plans
Municipal Library, this January 1991 article from the Times may hold some points of interest.
Looking for Gorrie furniture
In the first Chasing Shadows article, we traced the origin of a chair marked Gorrie Furniture to a store that was once in Apalachicola.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
Great white shark returns to Volusia waters Katharine, the great...
Katharine, the great white shark that has become a social media sensation, returned to the waters off Volusia County on Monday, but it's anyone's guess whether she'll stay a while or is just passing through.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Molly Beth Thompson born
Molly Beth Thompson, daughter of Jason and Morgan Thompson, of Eastpoint, was born Friday, June 27 at 4:43 a.m. at Capital Regional Medical Center in Tallahassee.
Air conditioners swiped from Legion Hall
Two air conditioners, stolen over the weekend from Willoughby Marks American Legion Post 106 in Apalachicola, were uninsured, and will cost at least $5,500 for the post to replace.
Robert Barber, Tonya Green wed
The family of Robert Barber is pleased to announce his marriage to Tonya Green on June 28 at Rivercrest Lodge in Apalachicola.
Arrest report - July 17, 2014
The following report is provided by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office. Arrests listed were made by officers from the Apalachicola Police Department, Carrabelle Police Department, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the Franklin County Sheriff's Office.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Fantasy Redistricting: SuperFlorida
The year is 2015. In a stunning 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court has just ruled that a centuries-old territorial division was unlawful.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Third Third's a charm
There's no grand and elegant way to put it: Apalachicola busted a move at its third annual July 3 Independence Day celebration like nobody's business.
In front of Popham's store
In this photo from the 1920s, an unidentified gentleman, possible Postmaster Jesse Warren or William Popham himself, is seen posing in front of what appears to be Popham's store on Popham, a poet, author and minister, gained lasting fame as a smooth-talking real estate developer.
Chasing Shadows: Visa Adams found
In a recent Chasing Shadows article, Exploring the Chapman outhouse, we published a letter from Mrs. Visa Adams to an unknown merchant complaining about an incorrect charge to her name.
County pushes on Weems employee benefits
County commissioners last week pressed Weems Memorial Hospital executives on the need to expand hospital employee benefits, including a retirement package.
Arrest Report July 10, 2014
The following report is provided by the Franklin County Sheriff 's Office. Arrests listed were made by officers from the Apalachicola Police Department, Florida Highway Patrol and the Franklin County Sheriff 's Office.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Northwest Florida Daily News
Blue Mountain Beach: The governor's choice
In 2008, former presidential hopeful and Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee was looking for a new home - hopefully with a nice view of water.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
FWC report July 3, 2014
Officers for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission busted fishermen for too many panfish in Gulf County last month.
Out to See July 3, 2014
Food and fun get started at noon at Riverfront Park with popcorn shrimp, freedom fries, lo country boil, hot dogs for the kids for $1, and wine and beer, including Apalachicola's new Oyster City beer.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Faith Briefs July 3, 2014
On Sunday, June 1 at the Crooked River Lighthouse, four local clergy participated in the annual Coastal Blessing service, offering prayers for the safety of the community during the present hurricane season.