Updated: 01/02/2009 - Thousands of shoes were dumped on a Miami expressway causing significant traffic delays.
Updated: 01/02/2009 - In just 2 days, a new lottery game will be played in the southeast. Not only will Powerball make its debut in Florida, the actual drawing will be moved from Des Moines, Iowa to the Universal Orlando Resort.
Posted: 01/02/2009 - A north Florida man was arrested in connection with the sexual battery of a 4-year-old girl.
Posted: 01/02/2009 - A Moss Point, Miss., steel and pipe fabrication company has been sold to Atlantic Marine Holding Co., which operates shipyards in Alabama and Florida.
Posted: 01/02/2009 - One of the final deaths of 2008 in Panama City apparently was the result of Russian Roulette.
Posted: 01/01/2009 - Officials are looking for a suspect or suspects who committed a home invasion robbery and killed a 93-year-old man in central Florida.
Posted: 01/01/2009 - Bay County's drinking water problem has been corrected. The water system is no longer exceeding turbitity levels and the Mandatory Boil Water notice has been lifted as of 2:30 PM New Year's afternoon.
Posted: 01/01/2009 - A Panhandle home that has sheltered orphaned and abandoned children for nearly two decades has been destroyed by fire.
Posted: 01/01/2009 - A north Florida man faces charges in the beating death of a 5-week-old boy.
Posted: 01/01/2009 - A Florida mother is awaiting word from Cuba after her son and his girlfriend accidentally ended up on the island while boating in rough waters.
Posted: 01/01/2009 - A California man charged with operating an adoption scam has been arrested in Miami, nine months after authorities issued a warrant for his arrest.
Posted: 01/01/2009 - Facing rampant Medicare fraud, the federal government is beginning to require some medical equipment companies to post a $50,000 bond to continue dealing with the program.
Posted: 01/01/2009 - The Coast Guard is searching the waters off Florida for a cruise ship employee who reportedly fell overboard.
Posted: 12/31/2008 - State and local law enforcement will be placing all available personnel on the road looking for impaired drivers.
Posted: 12/31/2008 - A Panhandle home that has sheltered orphaned and abandoned children for almost 20 years was destroyed by fire.
Updated: 12/31/2008 - Florida's minimum wage increases to $7.21 an hour on New Year's Day, a jump of 42 cents for roughly 400,000 workers.
Posted: 12/31/2008 - If you're thinking of taking a dip on New Year's Day, you may notice something missing along South Walton's beaches.
Posted: 12/31/2008 - A county wide boil water notice has been issued Wednesday morning for all of Bay County.
Updated: 12/31/2008 - Authorities say a woman died after she fell 16 stories from her Orlando hotel room.
Posted: 12/30/2008 - Senate president Jeff Atwater, R-North Palm Beach, and House speaker Ray Sansom, R-Destin, say lawmakers will begin a special session on Monday to work on Florida's $2.3 billion budget deficit.
Posted: 12/30/2008 - Authorities say an ultra-light planecrashed in western Florida, but no one was injured.
Posted: 12/30/2008 - A new NASA report details the final minutes of the space shuttle Columbia, which disintegrated over Texas on Feb.1, 2003.
Posted: 12/30/2008 - The Panama City Police Department announced the arrest of 28-year-old Samuel Lojohnathan Brown, of Panama City.
Posted: 12/30/2008 - The Panama City Police Department announced the arrest of 43-year-old Janet L Marcum, of Panama City for Grand theft and forgery stemming from a check that she stole from her employer and later cashed.