January 2009

Appreciating Florida more each winter

January 31, 2009 • 10 comments

“I may be living in Missouri, but I left my heart in Florida.”

by Lori Duncan

Travel News, by Debi Knight – Travel Trends and Predictions 09-10

January 30, 2009 • 1 comment

Debi Knight, President Panama City Beach Tourism Services In the last four months, I have had the opportunity to meet hundreds of businesses, tour operators and multiple suppliers like myself […]

by Debi Knight

Publix on Back Beach Construction Update

January 29, 2009 • 8 comments

Holy Smokes, they seem to be flying over there.  Everytime I drive by it seems like they’ve made huge milestones in the development.  They are set to complete the project […]

by Jason Koertge

New Corner Decoration installed at Beckrich and Back Beach Road

January 29, 2009 • 4 comments

This past week the newest addition to the intersection of Back Beach and Beckrich Roads was complete.  Part of the beautification and roadway marker efforts are to install these consistent […]

by Jason Koertge

I see sunshine on a cloudy day

January 28, 2009 • 1 comment

This morning I awoke to a dark and dreary day.  With complete cloud cover the rain poored, suplimenting the watering my sprinkler was giving my lawn.  With windshield wipers blading […]

by Jason Koertge

New Summer Marketing Campaign to Brand “FUN”

January 28, 2009 • 5 comments

“Best dang beach vacation ever. Period.” – Funculator – Funtastic – These are some of the ideas that came out of the brain-storming session yesterday with regard to the summer […]

by Jason Koertge

Bay County Set to Boom – Interview with Dr. Ed Wright

January 26, 2009 • 4 comments

Dr. Ed Wright, former Dean of FSU-PC and current stand-in director of the Bay County Economic Development Alliance was gracious enough to start our series of Leader Profile interviews that […]

by Jason Koertge

FDOT proposes new road to new Airport

January 26, 2009 • 0 comments

I was so excited to see standing room only at the Kick off meeting to introduce the proposed new road to our longed for Airport.   Hugh Williams exclaimed that a […]

by Karen Smith

Mardi Gras Parade on Panama City Beach

January 26, 2009 • 6 comments

The Krewe of Dominique Youx is Bay County’s original organization of over 185 members who have celebrated the festive Mardi Gras season here in Bay County for over 22 years. […]

by Jason Koertge

Education Forum to be held in Panama City

January 26, 2009 • 0 comments

An Education Forum will be held Saturday, January 31 from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm in the St. Andrews Episcopal Church Community Room at 1608 Baker Court in Panama City.   […]

by Juliann Talkington