PANAMA CITY, Fla. - The Florida Forest Service, Chipola Forestry Center, has ceased issuing authorizations for all outdoor burning until further notice, officials wrote in a news release. The areas include Bay, Gulf, Calhoun and Jackson counties.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Thursday passed a long-overdue $19 billion disaster aid bill by a broad bipartisan vote, but only after Democrats insisted on tossing out President Donald Trump's $4.5 billion request to handle an unprecedented influx of migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border.
BAY COUNTY, Fla. - With the recent news of Russian hacking in local elections Governor Ron DeSantis directed Secretary of State Laurel M. Lee to evaluate cyber security of the election systems around Florida.
The Senate is set to vote on a new version of the federal disaster relief bill package on Thursday. A portion of the money would help Hurricane Michael victims and victims from other natural disasters. The latest version of the bill helps Eastern Shipbuilding and includes money for Tyndall Airforce Base.