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Four Ways to Ensure You Are Ready for Opening Day August 20th, 2017 by Curtis Condon

Zone A archery and crossbow seasons have come and almost gone, but most deer seasons are weeks or months away. That means there is still time to prepare. Here are four tips beyond the basics to get you ready for...


Surf City, Here We Come! August 20th, 2017 by Pamela A. Keene

Summer does not officially end until September 22 when the Autumnal Equinox arrives at 4:22 p.m., but for Floridians, it can always be summer in the Sunshine State. Case in point: Surfing schools across the state teach private and small-group...


It’s Not Just ‘The Kiss’ August 20th, 2017 by David LaBelle

One of the things I have learned about wedding photography is you can miss many moments during the ceremony —the cutting of the cake, the tossing of the garter, even walking down the aisle—but you better not miss “the kiss.”...


Tips to Building a Masterpiece of Sand August 20th, 2017 by Pam Blair

All you need to create a sculpture are sand and water. But not all sand is the same. The bigger the pieces, the harder it is to get them to stick together. If you cannot brush it off your skin...


See You Later, Alligator August 20th, 2017 by Brandon Pomrenke

Tim Williams retires after a career spent using humor and excitement to highlight the fascinating lives of alligators and crocodiles After 26 years at Gatorland, head gator wrangler Tim Williams has learned a thing or two about alligators and crocodiles,...


Building Dreams in the Sand August 20th, 2017 by Pam Blair

Rick Mungeam repurposed his skills designing upscale resort homes and became a beachfront architect, creating works of art that come and go with the tide As an architect based in Winter Park, Colorado, Rick Mungeam put on a golf shirt,...


Turtles to the Sea July 20th, 2017 by Pamela A. Keene

August is a busy month for turtles in Florida. It’s a time when hatchling loggerhead, green and leatherback sea turtles continue to make their way to the ocean and begin their lives of adventure. Organizations such as the free-admission, nonprofit...


A Promise to Never Forget July 20th, 2017 by Carol Watson

Firefighter pays tribute to those who died on September 11 with annual stair climb For Panama City Beach Fire Captain Terry Parris, the events of September 11, 2001, were a defining moment. A fireman since 1991, Terry watched the terrorist...


A Visual Love Letter July 20th, 2017 by David LaBelle

For 50 years, I have dreamed about photographing God. In the past, I even kidded that when I died, I wanted my family to place a Nikon F camera loaded with 100 ASA film in the casket with me. I...


Appreciating Their Experienced Guide to Change July 20th, 2017 by Pam Blair

Visiting Washington, D.C., is a new experience for many Youth Tour students. Thankfully, they are led by someone who has been there before and is dedicated to making the trip a life-changing experience for them. Edie Beiner, director of statewide...