| Mar 26, 2015
| 3:43 AM
A woman is dead and her two small children are in serious condition after being hit by a car near Panama City.
The Florida Highway Patrol says the Ford pickup truck that hit the woman and children on Wednesday night left the scene.
Troopers say 33-year-...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 8:49 AM
A man says he was badly beaten by a Panhandle bartender after refusing to put on a shirt.
Panama City police say they are investigating the alleged beating, which happened Sunday at the Oasis Lounge.
The News Herald of Panama City (http://bit.ly/1CY7zNO...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 4:04 AM
The beach? Fuhgeddaboudit!
There's a lot of partying going on in this ... parking lot.
Hey, you Hawkeyes, why travel to Florida for the Spring break ritual when you can just organize an Occupy BoozeMart in Des Moines?
Check out this video of a...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 8:14 AM
The Baltimore Guardian Angels will join the parents of a missing spring breaker at a Panama City Beach rally to renew interest in the case.
Twenty-one-year-old Reny Jose went missing last year while on spring break in Panama City Beach.
A "Honk for...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 7:02 PM
PANAMA CITY BEACH — Police say a 20-year-old spring breaker from Georgia has been found dead in a Panama City Beach motel pool.
According to Panama City Beach police, 20-year-old Dante Jermaine Bryant of Warner Robins, Ga., consumed alcoholic...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 11:42 AM
World Cup quarterfinalist Costa Rica will face Jamaica in its CONCACAF Gold Cup opener July 8 at StubHub Center in Carson. That Group B game will begin at 5 p.m., to be followed by Canada-El Salvador at 7:30.
The defending champion United States,...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 4:15 AM
This 'church' sounds more like an interactive Sodom and Gomorrah experience.
A Panhandle church that hosted raves, naked paint parties, lingerie parties with the “sexiest ladies on the beach” and an event with a "little twerkin'" called 'Wet...
| 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...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 5:27 AM
Commissioners in Panama City have endorsed a 4 a.m. closing time for bars during spring break even though bars in Bay County and nearby Panama City Beach shut down at 2 a.m.
The ordinance passed 3-2 on Tuesday.
The News-Herald of Panama City reports...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 8:25 AM
I've been on enough whale-watching or dolphin-spotting outings to know not to expect much.
"There's a minke whale at 11 o'clock," a voice will announce excitedly over the boat's PA system. I and everyone aboard rushes to the rail, looks at 11 o'clock...
| 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...