• Thunderstorms headed to county

    At 5:08 p.m., the National Weather Service issues a significant weather advisory for northeast Franklin County, southwest Wakulla County, and southeastern Liberty County to last until 5:45 p.m. ... READ MORE

  • Babies-to-be given a ‘healthy start’

    Healthy Start held their 10th annual World’s Greatest Baby Shower on April 9at the First United Methodist Church in Panama City.  The baby shower was free to residents of Bay, Gulf and ... READ MORE

  • Augie Doggie gets a daddy

    A pulled pork supper on St. George Island raised more than enough money to pay one very lucky dog’s remaining medical bills.

    On Christmas Eve, 2014, a dog was left in the night drop pen at ...


  • Hawks baseball honors its own

    At a festive dinner Tuesday night at Harry A’s on St. George Island, attended by about 100 people, the Seahawk baseball program paid tribute to the dedication of the many athletes that helped ... READ MORE

  • Apalachicola team triumphs at St. James Bay

    Four Apalachicola golfers took first place in the Golf Gone Wild tourney Saturday at St. James Bay Golf Resort.

    In a field of eight teams, Stacy Kirvin, Robbie Johnson, Jim Bachrach and ...


  • Seahawk runners compete at regionals

    The top student-athletes with the Franklin County High School competed in the April 18 regional tournament in Tallahassee, and showed they are on the verge of breaking into the top ranks of area ... READ MORE

  • Massey gets 30 days, 2 years probation

    At a hearing Monday afternoon, justice was handed out in the high-profile case of the Lanark Village boatyard break-in. Clad in an orange jumpsuit due to his current jailhouse stay, Spencer Mas... READ MORE

  • Search on for suspect in sex crime

    The Florida Department of Law Enforcement and the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office are looking for information about an incident that took place in St. Teresa Beach last month.  On Saturda... READ MORE

  • Arrest report May 14, 2015

    The following report is provided by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. Arrests listed were made by officers from the Apalachicola Police Department, Carrabelle Police Department, Florida ...