Posted: 03/01/2014 - TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida high schoolers are getting healthier. State health officials surveyed 6,089 students in 73 high schools and found the number of students who drank soda one or more times daily dropped from 31 percent in 2007 to 22 percent in 2013.
Posted: 02/28/2014 - This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Vernon Middle School celebrated the milestone with the National Chairman of the NAACP.
Updated: 02/28/2014 - On February 26th, a search warrant was executed by the WCSO VICE/Narcotics Unit with the assistance of the Division of Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, at 10 Sarasota Street, Apartment “B,” Miramar Beach.
Posted: 02/28/2014 - Sentencing for a former BP engineer found guilty of obstructing justice in the government's investigation of the Deepwater Horizon disaster has been pushed back while his lawyers fight the conviction.
Posted: 02/27/2014 - A door-to-door scam ends in the Florida panhandle.
Updated: 02/27/2014 - From Pensacola to Gainesville, legal actions for violations of tax and monetary laws have surged.
Posted: 02/27/2014 - 48-year-old Paul Augustus Howell was pronounced dead at 6:32 p.m. Wednesday after a lethal injection at Florida State Prison.
Updated: 02/27/2014 - The Hennessey Venom GT isn't just pretty to look at. It's now known as the fastest sports car in the world. The supercar set a new land speed record earlier this month clocking in at 270.49 miles per hour. It narrowly beats the old record held by Bugatti's Veyron Super Sport.
Posted: 02/26/2014 - The legislation stalled last year in the House, and Deal wants it passed soon.
Posted: 02/26/2014 - Today the Commerce Department announced it is awarding $6.3 million in disaster funding to Apalachicola Bay’s oyster industry.
Posted: 02/25/2014 - Fort Walton Beach held a groundbreaking ceremony Monday for the Bud and Dorie Day Patriots' Trail.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- The Florida Senate is rolling out a sweeping gambling proposal that would allow the creation of two new casinos in South Florida and expand the use of slot machines across the state.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - According to military safety officials, more than 1,500 service members in the Florida Panhandle are currently registered motorcyclists.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - Officials say the flight took off from a Panama City airport Saturday morning.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - This is a routine exercise, conducted periodically to maintain a high level of readiness for the military personnel involved.