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Sailors from around the world gather in Panama City for Sunfish World Championship regatta

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - About 35 boats set sail from the Saint Andrews Bay Yacht club as part of the 2018 Sunfish World Championship regatta Sunday. Sailors ages 40 and up traveled to Panama City from all over the world to compete in the three-day event, all to claim the title of 2018's Sunf

WJHG-TV - 2018-03-19 04:34:00

Easter Eggstravaganza raises money for animal care

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - An Easter Eggstravaganza event took place at Heartland Rescue Ranch in Panama City Sunday. Kids took to the fields to hunt for eggs, play games, do arts and crafts, and even ride a pony. The entry fee was $5 per child, but for adults, the fee was a donation of animal

WJHG-TV - 2018-03-19 04:39:00

All-local Panama team for T&T friendly

THE Panama national team will use only locally-based players for its April 17 friendly international against Trinidad and Tobago, to be played at Ato Boldon Stadium in Couva on April 17. The Panama X1 will be made up of players of the Panamanian Football League because the match is being played outs

TRINIDAD EXPRESS - 2018-03-19 03:26:00

U.S. Coast Guard and good Samaritan rescue man who fell off of sailboat

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - According to the United States Coast Guard, the Coast Guard and a good Samaritan rescued a man who fell off of a sailboat near Panama City Saturday. Officials said watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a distress call Saturday afternoon and directed two

WJHG-TV - 2018-03-18 22:04:00

Florida Highway Patrol: One man seriously injured after running stop sign, colliding with police truck

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - According to Florida Highway Patrol, one man is seriously injured and a Panama City police officer has minor injuries after a collision in Bay County just after midnight Saturday. Troopers said the incident happened at State Road 389 and County Road 2314. The driver o

WJHG-TV - 2018-03-18 21:51:00

Four Sounders FC Players Called Into International Duty

SEATTLE, WASH. - Sounders FC today announced that four players have been called into national team duty for the upcoming FIFA international break. Cristian Roldan (United States), Romn Torres (Panama), Gustav Svensson (Sweden) and Jordy Delem (Martinique) are all set to depart following Sunday's mat

SOUNDERSFC.COM - 2018-03-18 20:16:02

PC Mall movie theater to reopen

The company is currently working to upgrade the projection and audio in the theater and install "luxury" auditorium seating. ERYN DION News Herald Reporter @PCNHErynDion PANAMA CITY - After undergoing a "complete renovation" the former AMC Classic Panama City Mall movie theater is set to re-open th

NEWS HERALD - 2018-03-18 17:38:00

Good Samaritan rescues fallen boater

PANAMA CITY - A boater who fell off a sailboat was pulled from the water and rescued Saturday by a Good Samaritan vessel, according to a press release by the US Coast Guard 8th District. According to the release, Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a distress call around 1:23 p.m. Satur

NEWS HERALD - 2018-03-18 17:26:43

Coast Guard responds after person falls into the water

Coast Guard HC-144 Ocean Sentry file photo NEW ORLEANS - The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan rescued a man who fell out of a boat near Panama City, Florida, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a distress call over channel 16 VHF at 1:23 p.m. Watchstanders directed the laun

COASTGUARDNEWS.COM - 2018-03-18 17:03:17

PC man seriously injured after wreck with police officer

PANAMA CITY - A Panama City man was seriously injured after he reportedly ran a stop sign early Saturday morning and collided with a Panama City Police Officer. According to Florida Highway Patrol, George Holleran, 61, was driving his Chevy Malibu westbound on Game Farm Road around 12:14 a.m. Saturd

NEWS HERALD - 2018-03-18 16:59:39

Man rescued after falling out of a boat near Panama City

Panama City, Fla., (WCTV) - Boat crews from the Coast Guard Station in Panama City have reported a man was rescued after he fell out of a sailboat on Saturday afternoon. Coast Guard watchstanders in Mobile, Alabama received a distress call around 1:23 p.m. then dispatched two Coast Guard response b

WCTV - 2018-03-18 09:23:00

William A. Crossley Jr.

William A. Crossley Jr., 73, of Panama, N.Y., passed away Friday. March 16, 2018. in Roswell Park Cancer Institute.A lifelong area resident, he was born Oct. 7, 1944, in Jamestown, the son of the late William A. and Mary Stebbins Crossley Sr.William loved his family, hunting, fishing, tinkering in t

POST-JOURNAL - 2018-03-18 07:00:00

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LUXURYTRAVELDIARY.COM - 2018-03-18 07:06:57

Football camp teaches life skills

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Some kids enjoyed a football camp in Panama City Saturday, but they learned more than just football skills. "We're just going through some basic drills, talking about discipline with your feet, understanding how to have eye control, and just trying to incorporate some

WJHG-TV - 2018-03-18 06:19:00

Panama City Mall Theater to reopen

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - The Panama City Mall Theater is projected to reopen under new management in summer of 2018. The new management company, VIP Cinemas, says the theater will undergo renovations and receive projection and audio upgrades, as well as auditorium seating. The theater will op

WJHG-TV - 2018-03-18 02:56:00

Coast Guard Cutter Venturous returns home after Eastern Pacific patrol

Family and friends of the Coast Guard Cutter Venturous crew wave to crewmembers returning home to St. Petersburg, Florida, Saturday, March 17, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael De Nyse) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Venturous returned to St. Pet

COASTGUARDNEWS.COM - 2018-03-17 21:58:13

FIFA president: Russia World Cup will not be a 'war'

Panama City (AFP) - FIFA president Gianni Infantino said Saturday that the upcoming World Cup will not be a "war," as Russian authorities and Vladimir Putin are committed to ensuring safety amid fears of fan clashes. "We are not going to war," Infantino said. "You will see that we are going to have

WORLD SOCCER TALK - 2018-03-17 20:30:10

Panama City to put marina repairs on 'fast track'

The important part isn't so much the surface of the marina but the structural deficiencies in the sea wall, the utility systems and the lack of a stormwater system. KATIE LANDECK News Herald Reporter @PCNHKatieL PANAMA CITY - The conceptual marina drawing the Panama City Commission looked at Wednes

NEWS HERALD - 2018-03-17 18:48:28

Waterfront partnership continues to revitalize St. Andrews

The organization's focus is the revitalization and historic preservation of St. Andrews. By Genevieve Smith | 850-522-5118 | gsmith@pcnh.com PANAMA CITY - Many see the old Panama City Publishing Company building as the center of Historic St. Andrews - and for good reason. Not only is the building o

NEWS HERALD - 2018-03-17 14:47:00

Locals graduate from 8-week Air Force basic training program

SAN ANTONIO - Two locals recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. U.S. Air Force Airman Hunter A. Capps is the son of Denise and Robert Capps of Lady Lake and grandson of Fred and Glynda Casteel of Summerfield, Barbara and Jim Goodwin of

DAILY COMMERCIAL - 2018-03-17 10:00:00