Karen and the Oktoberfest

October 4, 2013 • 0 comments

By David Angier It appears that beer, not rain, will be flowing at Panama City’s 29th Annual Oktoberfest this weekend. As of 6 a.m. Friday, Tropical Storm Karen, which was […]

by David Angier

Torrential Downpour in Panama City Beach

October 1, 2012 • 0 comments

The last two weeks have been amazing with sunny days, blue skies and mid-80 degree weather. But the forecast today includes torrential rain and heavy wind. Waking up to very […]

by Jason Koertge

Isaac Benefit at C-Level this Saturday

September 13, 2012 • 0 comments

A hurricane can change your life forever, and no one knows that more than Shane Johns, local musician who is originally from New Orleans, Louisiana. So this Saturday he is […]

by Britt Matthews

Hurricane Isaac Photos

September 11, 2012 • 1 comment

I know, I know.  I asked for them more than a week ago and am just now getting up the gallery.  I’m sorry.  But. . . Hurricane Isaac came through […]

by Jason Koertge

Hurricane Isaac – Send Us Your Pics

August 29, 2012 • 4 comments

Hurricane Isaac, once pointed directly at us, loomed threatening projections for days.  The local EOC (emergency operations center) was activated and press briefings were held, and many schools in the […]

by Jason Koertge

BREAKING: Tropical Storm Isaac and Panama City Beach [Updated]

August 26, 2012 • 5 comments

Tropical Storm Isaac is strengthening and moving fast.  Projections have kept fairly consistent, although “spaghetti models” have continued to move its trajectory further west with each update. One of the refreshing things […]

by Jason Koertge

BREAKING: Tropical Storm Debby and Panama City Beach [Updated]

June 24, 2012 • 1 comment

If you’ve been to the beach in the last 24 hours, you’ve seen the increase in wave activity and noticed the double red flags.  Tropical Storm Debby is churning in […]

by Jason Koertge

Hurricane Category Rating System

June 18, 2012 • 9 comments

Every year hurricane season sneaks up on us and then leaves us in November with nary an umbrella blown over.  Don’t get me wrong, we’ve had some exciting times here […]

by Jason Koertge

What is June Grass?

June 15, 2012 • 24 comments

Almost every single summer, the beach in Panama City Beach is accompanied by a combination of green slimy stuff and chunks of prickly patches with tiny air bubbles.  Collectively, this […]

by Jason Koertge

Waves of Fog Overtake Splash Resort, Pictures Go Viral

February 10, 2012 • 7 comments

It’s a scene that’s seemingly common, something that JR Hott has seen many times when he’s flying his Panhandle Helicopter.  Meteorologically, it’s a pretty normal event,  but the result in […]

by Jason Koertge