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Panama City upcoming festivals, markets..

Events calendar for Panama City and surrounding areas Friday, March 22 PANAMA CITY BEACH SENIOR CENTER FISH FRY: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Oatfield Center, 423 Lyndell Lane, Panama City Beach. Phil Chester and his team will again be on hand to cook. Enjoy a tasty fish fry, complete...

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Prescribed burn season getting ready to ignite

Posted: Fri 6:10 PM, Jan 25, 2019 “It will encompass 3,560 acres this year, is what we’re planning on actually burning,” said the Walton County Forest Area Supervisor, Walter Bowers. Bowers says the season of prescribed burns is about to ignite. “We have a late winter, which is what we...

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Facebook to invest $300 Million in Local News

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says it is investing $300 million over the next three years in local news programs, partnerships and other initiatives. The money will go toward reporting grants for local newsrooms, expanding Facebook’s program to help local newsrooms with subscription business models and investing in nonprofits aimed...

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2 local beaches make Fodor's Travel Guide

2 Local Beaches Named As Little-Known Winter Vacation Spots Two local beaches have been named in online travel booking site Fodor’s Travel’s article, “11 Under-the-radar Florida Beach Towns to Visit this Winter.” Santa Rosa Beach and Navarre Beach were both noted as under-the-radar vacation spots for the traditional shoulder season...

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