Gulf County Newswire (Page 2)

Gulf County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Gulf County, FL. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 1,138 in Gulf County, FL

  1. FWC alters rules on snook, redfish due to red tideRead the original story

    Friday Sep 28 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... t were already under restricted fishing orders. The commission also ordered the bay scallop season in waters off Gulf County, to be closed four days early, on Tuesday, due to red tide.

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  2. Fishing Restriction Extended To Bay Area Amid Red Tide WoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | News Talk Florida

    ... The commission also announced a new executive order immediately ending the scallop season in Northwest Florida's Gulf County, where red tide has recently appeared, and said it plans to pursue "innovative testing" to reduce often-annual outbreaks of ...

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  3. New Florida fishing rules for snook, redfishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | WPTV Local News

    ... t were already under restricted fishing orders. The commission also ordered the bay scallop season in waters off Gulf County, to be closed four days early, on Tuesday, due to red tide.

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  4. Florida's red tide bloom isn't budging from Southwest coast, new FWC map showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... more than 20 miles offshore of Collier County. In the northwest part of the state, concentrations increased in Gulf County while decreasing in Bay and Pasco counties. Medium concentrations were found from eastern Bay to Gulf County. Forecasters ...

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  5. Veterans Office hours expandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | The Star

    The Gulf County Board of Commissioners and the Veterans' Service Office are proud to announce that effective Oct. 1 the Veterans' Service Office will be available to serve Gulf County Veterans four days per week. The office hours are 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. ET, Monday – Thursday.

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  6. Keyboard Klatterings: A reminder of historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | The Star

    ... than dust. Each eligible voter, when it comes to the two boards which oversee county level policy, the BOCC and Gulf County School Board, will have a say in only one of the five seats. Each eligible voter, put in mathematical terms, has just a 20 ...

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  7. GCSC announces President's/Dean's listsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | The Star

    PANAMA CITY – Gulf Coast State College President, Dr. John Holdnak, has announced the students named to the President's and Dean's Honor Lists for Gulf County students for the Summer 2018 semester. The President's Honor List includes all full-time students who earned a grade point average of 3.90 to 4.00.

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  8. County unemployment falls amid good economic newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | The Star

    ... said Kimberly Bodine, Executive Director of CareerSource Gulf Coast. “It is great news that Gulf County is adding jobs to its economy.” Other economic drivers in the county include bed tax collections, up almost 44 percent in July ...

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  9. Compromise reached on flood map updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | The Star

    ... would mean 63 of the county's 103 flood map panels would move ahead in the process; that process was halted in Gulf County during the appeal and protest phase at the request of commissioners. They sought to use the latest LIDAR data, which employs ...

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  10. New fishing rules on snook and redfish due to red tideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | WTXL

    ... t were already under restricted fishing orders. The commission also ordered the bay scallop season in waters off Gulf County, to be closed four days early, on Tuesday, due to red tide.

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  11. Florida imposes new fishing rules on snook, redfish due to red tideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... t were already under restricted fishing orders. The commission also ordered the bay scallop season in waters off Gulf County, to be closed four days early, on Tuesday, due to red tide.

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  12. Red tide subsiding off Bay County coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 22 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... brevis was observed in Okaloosa, Bay, Gulf, and Pasco counties, with up to 'medium' concentrations observed in Gulf County only,” according to the FWC update. “Relative to last week, cell counts generally decreased in Bay ...

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  13. Triumph board advances Gulf projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | The Star

    The board of Triumph Gulf Coast, Inc., last week approved advancing two Gulf County projects, including construction of a floating dry dock in the ship channel off the former paper mill site. The board also capped the Triumph award on the project at $13 million; the county's application was seeking $28 million.

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  14. School board finalizes 2018-19 budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | The Star

    The Gulf County School Board during a final public hearing last week unanimously approved a millage rate and budget for the coming fiscal year. The millage is 7.27 percent above the rollback rate, that millage which would bring in the same level of revenue as the current fiscal year.

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  15. PSJ Garden Club newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | The Star

    ... friendly yard requires less work and money to maintain and reduces the environmental impact thereby protecting Gulf County's natural resources. A key principle for a Florida friendly yard is "Right Plant, Right Place." Choosing plants that fit the ...

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  16. County gives go ahead on beach restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | The Star

    ... require a change-order before sand is pumped. Dr. Pat Hardman, president of the Coastal Community Association of Gulf County, said the project should be a priority regardless of scope. It was more than two years ago that consulting engineer Michael ...

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  17. Constitutional officers' salaries riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | The Star

    ... are based on county populations which establish categories for base salaries and multipliers. This year, all of Gulf County constitutional officers, along with its highest-paid non-elected government officers, received a raise. County commissioners ...

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  18. Red tide continues to plague Florida beaches a " with no signs of stoppingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | The Miami Herald

    The red tide organism, Karenia brevis , has besieged local beaches for more than a month with its odor, fish carcasses and dark water. The algae bloom has also been thought by scientists to be what has killed turtles, dolphins, sharks and manatees in Florida's waters.

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  19. Triumph board considers Gulf projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | The Star

    ... those issues: the project must be bid in a “competitive and transparent” process; assurance that Gulf County residents be considered for jobs resulting from the dry dock; and maintaining public ownership of the dry dock. Harper also ...

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  20. Services available from Gulf County Senior CitizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | The Star

    There are no income restrictions, but a co-pay based on income may be required. For more information or to access the services provided under the “Community Care for the Elderly” program through the Gulf County Senior Citizens Association please contact the Elder Helpline at 1-800-963-5337.

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