Friday Jul 25
WJHG-TV Panama City
Gulf County Drug Bust Lands 5 People In Jail
Gulf County Sheriff's Deputies arrested 57 year old Mark Moore, 44 year old Rebecca Terry, 50 year old Dennis Emmanuel, 56 year old Joann Wilder, and 39 year old Joanna Wilder Friday.
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.
School millage falls further
The Gulf County School Board approved a tentative millage rate that will see school taxes drop even more than preliminary numbers released two weeks ago indicated.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Bahaigrass A possible lawn grass choice
The ability of Bahaigrass to grow well on infertile, dry soils and its resistance to most pests has made it increasingly popular with Floridians.
Wewahitchka library thanks volunteers
Local children recently participated in a six-week summer reading program focused on science entitled "Fizz, Boom Read" at the Charles Whitehead Public Library in Wewahitchka.
Quinn announces for BOCC District 4
I was born and reared here in Port St. Joe and also attended Port St. Joe High School where I graduated in 1993.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
7-day beach driving permits end
Commissioners unanimously eliminated the weekly, or 7-day, beach driving permit less than one year after passing an ordinance approving the temporary permits.
Highland View Elementary continues to vex district officials
After a year of stagnant interest in the property and continued decay of the building the Gulf County School Board faces a difficult question, one members pondered during a workshop last week.
GAC receives extension on water line project
During last Tuesday's meeting of the Port St. Joe City Commission, Andrew Rowell of GAC Contractors came before the group to discuss the delays that have plagued the replacement and testing of water lines along Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. The project, expected to take a maximum of 120 days reached that deadline July 3 and Rowell sought a 30-day ... (more)
Thu Jul 03, 2014
WJHG-TV Panama City
Erratic Driver Faces Drug Charges
Gulf County Sheriff's investigators say they pulled-over 45 year old Susan Lee Hughen for driving erratically on Highway 71 near White City.
The Beach Ambassador program, an idea originally pitched last year by Jennifer Jenkins, executive director of the Tourist Development Council, has not only come to fruition, but put three fully-trained ambassadors on county beaches seven days a week, 10 hours a day.
$3 million in county recreational projects closer to funding
A final plan for the third phase of early restoration projects following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill was published last week in the Federal Register, outlining 44 projects across the Gulf states with a price tag of $627 million.
Hurricane Arthur: Preparing your landscape in advance of a hurricane
This Crape Myrtle from SLPC is one ornamental that stands a better chance of braving a hurricane and requiring less pruning in advance of such a storm, according to a Gulf County Extension Director.
Tue Jul 01, 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.
Slick charged with murdering mother
A Port St. Joe man was formally charged last month with second-degree murder in the slaying of his mother in their Cape San Blas home.