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Garden Club's Fall Plant Sale draws crowd despite the rainy weather

It had rained all morning, but the weather could not keep the crowd away at the Port St. Joe Garden Club’s Fall Plant Sale, which was held on September 10. Clad in raincoats, matching …

"We are aware of the incident, and it is presently under investigation. We are not able to comment at this time." Jim Norton "The defendant, Dennis Lee McGlon, did engage in a course of conduct …

At their most recent city meeting, the Wewahitchka city commissioners raised the issue of the city’s aging and damaged cemeteries for consideration. In particular, the commissioners opened a …

Water for the City of Wewahitchka was shut off Saturday morning. Officials say this is due to a maintenance issue. According to a press release from the Gulf County Sheriff's Office, the water is …

John Strayer can remember a time when he could walk outside of his Highland View residence in the summertime without worrying about the smell in his neighborhood. But since 2014, he said, when the …

Panhandle Players host Sunday kickoff The Panhandle Players will host their season kickoff party on Sunday, Sept. 11 at 3 p.m. at the Chapman Theatre, 155 Avenue E. in Apalachicola. Attendees will …

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a flood watch for portions of Big Bend and Panhandle Florida, including Gulf and Franklin Counties, through the weekend. The flood watch, …

Years of experience will be utilized at the St. Joseph Bay State Buffer Preserve as two new employees are added to the staff. According to Dylan Shoemaker, the Buffer Preserve's manager, the new …

The City of Port St. Joe will begin enforcing a state statute requiring Gulf County residents who have the opportunity to hook up to city sewer systems to do so, though city commissioners voted to …

The festival, which celebrated its 25th anniversary, featured a weekend filled with fried seafood, curated musical performances and a good time in the outdoors to ring in a busy Gulf County …

Gulf County gains one healthcare facility, loses another

Fresenius takes possession of property for dialysis facility

Earlier this month, Fresenius Medical Center of North America took possession of a property where they plan to open a kidney dialysis center in Gulf County, according to Jim McKnight, the director of …

Looking to enjoy the long weekend with friends and family? Gulf and Franklin Counties are have a lot to offer. Scallop, Music and Arts Festival The 25th Annual Florida Scallop, Music & Arts …

The final of three Staten Island Ferry boats departed Eastern Shipbuilding's docks in Port St. Joe  Thursday afternoon, completing the company's contract with the City of New York Department of …

Both public libraries in Gulf County have a variety of fun and educational events planned for people of all ages this month. See a full list of the libraries' programmin below. Both Gulf County …

The state-backed Citizens Property Insurance Corp.’s number of policies has continued to climb after reaching 1 million early this month.  Citizens had 1,013,147 policies as of the end …

The annual Scallop, Music and Arts Festival will kick off this Saturday at George Core Park for the 25th time. Hosted by the Gulf County Chamber of Commerce since year, 

Months after discussions surrounding a possible new sports and recreation complex in Port St. Joe resurfaced, the Gulf County Board of County Commissioners and the Port St. Joe city commissioner …

A Gulf County jury Friday took less than 10 minutes to find a man guilty of leading police on a chase that included jumping train tracks from an access road, and the judge sentenced him to 8 years in …

There was plenty of food at the Port St. Joe Senior Citizens Center on Thursday afternoon, thanks to a donation from Peter’s Pizza and The Gift of Love, a charitable organization founded by …

Deputies and first responders were at the scene of a traffic accident earlier this afternoon on CR 386 between Harmony Street and Rish Farm Road.   Two vehicles collided head on resulting …

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