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  1. Two Umps Give Us A Feel Of What It's Like To Work The Summer TournamentsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WJHG-TV Panama City

    If you spend any time around the softball parks of Bay County during the summer, then you know just how busy they stay. That's because there are a variety of tournaments taking place at Oakland Terrace and Frank Brown Park, among others.

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  2. Panama City Beach Harley Davidson Invites Guests to "Grill and Chill"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WJHG-TV Panama City

    "It's super cool because a lot of our guests that come in are locals. We can incorporate them in what we do, such as the local bands," said Brittany Crum, an Assistant Clothing Manager at Harley Davidson.

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  3. Volunteers Excavate Sea Turtle Nests Throughout Nesting SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WJHG-TV Panama City

    Despite some evening rain, volunteers with Panama City Beach Turtle Watch still made their way to the water. They excavated a loggerhead sea turtle nest just behind Sunrise Beach Condominiums off of Front Beach Road.

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  4. Panama City Beach Dolphins Set To Host Free Youth Football ClinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    On to football and the chance for area youngsters to get to know a little bit more about what it takes to get involved with the sport. The Panama City Beach Dolphins youth football organization will be hosting a free clinic next week at Arnold's football field, ages 5 to 13. "And basically what we're gonna do is introduce the younger kids who've never played before, to football."

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  5. New Tasers for PCB Police DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    Police departments across the country have stepped up their use of defensive equipment like tasers. Here in Panama City Beach, officers have been using them for several years, but their equipment was in need of an update.

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  6. Russ Spivey Dies After Battle with LeukemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    Throughout his battle with leukemia, the community came together as "Spivey Strong," sending encouragement and donations to the family on Facebook. Russ' mom, Ellie Spivey, is the Principal of Patronis Elementary and his brother, Robb, works for Panama City Beach Fire Rescue.

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  7. Property Values Decrease On Eastern Side Of Bay CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    Since the "Great Recession" began in 2008, the economy's been on a roller coaster ride, and Panama City Beach has held on to the very end. Despite fluctuations in property values across the country, Panama City Beach has continued to grow by adding new housing and business opportunities to the area, and those additions are now paying off.

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  8. Local 92-Year-Old Man is More Active than EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    When you walk into a gym, you'll typically see members of all ages pumping iron, on machines, working out. If you walk into the Rock Pile gym in Panama City Beach, you'll find a member that's not only pushing weight, but pushing 92 years of age.

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  9. Deputies Arrest 16 Online Predators in "Operation Mirage"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    An undercover operation in Panama City Beach lead to law enforcement arresting 16 men who deputies said tried to have sex with minors. As part of "Operation Mirage," deputies posed as minors and chatted with the predators online.

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  10. FHP Investigating Fatal Car vs. Bicycle AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    A person is dead in what appears to be a collision between a bicyclist and a car in Panama City Beach. The incident happened around 7:30 Tuesday night near the intersection of Back Beach Road and Cauley Ave. Florida Highway Patrol and the Bay County Sheriff's Office are investigating.

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  11. Protestors Upset Over Possible Scooter OrdinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    In light of Panama City Beach phasing out scooter businesses, Bay County commissioners wanted to pass an ordinance of their own. Their goal is to prevent scooter rental companies from setting up shop in unincorporated Bay County, but they must approve one more reading before it's law.

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  12. Sea Turtle Nesting Season in Panama City BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    We are entering a unique part of the sea turtle nesting season, where some turtles are still laying eggs, and other nests are set to hatch any day. Lynda Yates, a volunteer with Panama City Beach Turtle Watch says there is a nest on the west end of the beach marked with a red tag, which means the nest is being closely monitored to see if the eggs hatch.

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  13. 850 Confederacy Holds Heritage Flag RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    Throughout the summer, the Confederate Flag has generated a lot of controversy following the events occuring in South Carolina, dividing people over what the flag stands for. Sunday marked a day filled with "Stars and Bars," handlebars, and everything in between with dozens coming out to the 850 Confederacy's Southern Pride Heritage Flag Run.

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  14. "The Perfect Storm" - Friends, Family Remember Storm McDanielRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    It's been a little more than a month since local teenager, Storm McDaniel, was killed in a jet ski accident in Grand Lagoon. But on Saturday evening, friends and family gathered in the waters off St. Andrews State Park to say goodbye in a special surfers' memorial.

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  15. Klothes for Kids Wraps Up Summer CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    Friday marked the final stop for the Panama City Rescue Mission's Klothes for Kids summer campaign, with volunteers and employees collecting everything from clothes, to shoes, to notebooks. After reaching about two-thirds of the summer's goal at the previous two events, he says the turnout at the Panama City Beach Walmart on Front Beach Road Friday marked a strong finish for the kids.

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  16. Panama City Beach Water System IssueRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    The Panama City Beach water system experienced a drop in pressure in the eastern service area this morning due to a computer failure at a main pumping station. The pressure drop lasted approximately one hour and 15 minutes, but no city water mains were breached and the overall system pressure did not fall below minimum required levels.

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  17. If a Hurricane Hits Tomorrow, Would You Be Prepared?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    We're a month and a half into Hurricane Season, and while we haven't had a major storm in our area for many years, it's still a good idea to be prepared. Are you prepared? "No, in general I would say most people are not as prepared as they should be," Matt Coleman, General Manager of Flagala Hardware said.

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  18. New Television Show to Debut Focusing on Panama City BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    The new show called "Chasin' The Sun" will focus mainly on the fishing industry in Panama City Beach, and offer tips on fishing from local restaurants in the area. "Panama City Beach has a world-class fishery, and we just want to showcase the opportunities here on our waters, and put Panama City Beach out to a nationwide audience," said J. Michael Brown of the Bay County Tourist Development Council.

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  19. Revenue Numbers Up for Panama City Beach during Month of MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    According to the recent revenue reports, Panama City Beach revenue went up more than 15 percent for May compared to the same time last year. Officials say this May marked the beginning of what's expected to be a strong summer for revenue in the city.

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  20. Tourism Officials Reveal Event Ideas for 2016 Fiscal YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    October will mark the beginning of the 2016 fiscal year for Bay County tourism officials, and at Tuesday's meeting, they're looking to spring forward with new events for the year. In the first quarter from October to December, Bay County Tourist Development Council officials unveiled plans for a possible Beach Home for the Holidays event, to attract more people to the area during Thanksgiving.

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