| Mar 3, 2015
| 7:34 AM
Gabriel Smeby felt like he was touching history.
Awe enveloped the group as Smeby and two Dark Side Sharkers partners, Derrick Keeny and Kyle Register, pulled in the 9-foot, 8½-inch great white shark while fishing from the beach, but now they were...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 1:30 PM
WASHINGTON — After jouncing in a van across a vast construction site at the Panama Canal, South Florida Congresswoman Lois Frankel returned to Capitol Hill this week convinced more than ever that Port Everglades needs to widen and deepen its...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 7:10 AM
ALONG THE PANAMA CANAL — Nina and Fred Fenton have gone on 40 cruises, including five times through the Panama Canal since 1998, but they keep coming back.
While aboard the Norwegian Sun on their latest journey into the storied waterway linking...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 5:10 AM
A homeless couple and their puppy are safe after being dumped into a garbage truck as they slept in a Panama City trash bin.
Police say a garbage truck driver called for help Tuesday. He says he had emptied the bin and was on his way to the next stop...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 10:06 AM
When the Great Recession pummeled the yachting industry in the U.S., South Florida's Nautical Ventures Group got creative and began exporting repossessed boats, capitalizing on a manager's knowledge of the marine scene in French-speaking nations.
| Jan 21, 2015
| 5:18 AM
WEST BAY, Fla. (AP) — Silver Airways will begin offering daily flights from Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport to Tampa and Orlando.
The airlines announced Monday that it will offer twice-daily flights to Orlando International Airport...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 2:43 PM
MIAMI - Las autoridades estadounidenses capturaron hoy en Florida a una pareja de novios adolescentes buscada durante las últimas dos semanas en varios estados del sur del país, donde presuntamente se dedicaron al robo de vehículos y al uso fraudulento de...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Two teenage sweethearts suspected in a crime spree of stolen vehicles and pilfered checks across the South have been taken into custody in Florida, Kentucky authorities said Sunday.
Grayson County sheriff's officials say in a statement that 18-year-...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 5:15 AM
Today there is much astonishment being expressed on television and radio about our president's lack of attendance at Sunday's solidarity march in France. Not just the president, but no high profile official of our government was present. It seems to me...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 2:42 PM
A Panama City Beach man has been sentenced to more than a year in prison after stealing golf carts from his neighbors, the Panama City News Herald reports.
Nathan Michael Huston, 38, was charged with three counts of grand theft auto, dealing in...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 2:01 PM
The 67-foot-long, steel Oceans of Hope looked like just another sailboat with an ordinary crew in matching grey T-shirts as it launched from Dock F at Bahia Mar on Monday morning.
What wasn't ordinary about it, though, was that most of the crew...