Enduring Hard Things in 2020

By Stephenie Craig Even if you highly value optimism, 2020 is giving you a run for your money. As we sit six months into the...

Putting the Wow Back in Learning with Woz Ed

By Bill Husfelt, Superintendent, Bay District Schools Now that we’ve welcomed students back to school, it’s time to begin highlighting some of the amazing programs...

Grand Lagoon Golf Tournament and Bloody Mary Fest Nov. 6-7

Save the date for the inaugural Grand Lagoon Golf Tournament, hosted by the Grand Lagoon Coalition, on Friday, November 6th at Sheraton Panama City...

Property Tax Season is Approaching

What You Need to Know Before Visiting the Tax Collector’s Office this Year By Chuck Perdue, Bay County Tax Collector If you’ve visited the Bay County...

Charity Chatter Oct. 2020

Camp Helen State Park Pumpkin Patch The friends of Camp Helen are excited to announce the opening of their pumpkin patch. Now through October 31st,...

Weight Loss and Thyroid

By Dr. Richard Chern, MD Last month we discussed our quick weight loss program. This month I will discuss how even mild thyroid dysfunction can...

Things to Consider Before Catering Your Next Event

By John Turbia, Executive Chef, Paparazzi Catering Whether you are planning an intimate gathering at your home, or organizing a major post-covid extravaganza, there are...

Florida

By Sean Dietrich I am taking my dog for a walk among the thick longleaf pines of the West Floridian woods. I am on a...

A Reminder from the Bay County Sheriff’s Office

Storm force winds, flash flooding and fires, can occur at any time, devastating your home and property. Don’t wait until you are at your...

The Sound of Freedom

By Joanne MacPhee Ever since he was a young boy, J.R. Figueroa has been fascinated by military aircraft; he played with them, he studied them...