Westville man jailed after covert online operation
A Westville man is behind bars after Holmes County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) Investigators ran a covert online operation posing as a 15-year-old child. On June 21, 60-year-old John McGlaun, was in contact with a covert Facebook account run by an HCSO investigator. During the conversation, McGlaun made several comments alluding to sexual activities between himself……
Local business honors U.S. military killed in Afghanistan
CHIPLEY 13 cups sit atop a bureau at Coastal Nutrition in Chipley, silent sentinels to honor the 13 U.S. service members who gave the ultimate sacrifice on August 26 when they were killed in the Kabul airport attack in Afghanistan. The cups, filled with a tea flavor called Freedom Tea, form a v-shape around……
FWC announced partial drawdown of Lake Victor
HOLMES COUNTY – The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has announced the drawdown of Lake Victor beginning the first week of November and lasting through the first week of March 2022. The partial drawdown will allow for inspection and/or repairs of water control structures and nuisance aquatic vegetation control. Residents may want to……
Holmes school board welcomes new members
Holmes County School District swore in two new members and one who ran unopposed for another term Nov. 22.
Jury finds Strong guilty in fellow inmate’s murder
Nearly two-and-a-half years after Holmes Correctional Institution inmate Kevin Parker lost his life in a scuffle, Raymond L. Strong was sentenced for wielding the fatal blows with a makeshift weapon.
City of Panama City Commission Meeting
The City Commission of the City of Panama City will hold its regular meeting on November 9, 2021 at 8 a.m. at the Bay County Government Center, located at 840 W. 11th St. The agenda may be viewed on the City’s website at httpss://www.pcgov.org/agendacenter. The meeting will also be streamed live on the City’s website at httpss://www.pcgov.org/369/Live-Stream….