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45 min ago | Northwest Florida Daily News
After reading about a Mary Esther woman at risk of losing her 13 chickens due to code compliance, Okaloosa County Commissioner Nathan Boyles quickly stepped into action, even though it was nearing 9 p.m. "This is an issue that has come up before with another constituent," he said, after getting his first glimpse of the article at nwfdailynews.com.
4 hrs ago | Northwest Florida Daily News
A tip led authorities to arrest an 18-year-old accused of a crime spree in Indiana, lawmen say.
9 hrs ago | Northwest Florida Daily News
"Thanks to all of you for giving me the opportunity to be your administrator," he wrote.
A 41-year-old man arrested on a Fort Walton Beach warrant sat on a bucket and refused to stand up while deputies arrested him.
When Torrie Cox moved from Fort Walton Beach to Mary Esther with her 13 chickens two months ago, she talked to most of her new neighbors.
Visitors to the Okaloosa County Courthouse Annex Extension this week will be greeted with a strong reminder of the dangers of leaving animals and children in hot cars.
A Louisiana man has been charged with attacking two teenage girls at an Okaloosa Island condominium complex early Sunday morning.
"It is an invaluable tool. I do explain to them about tracking suspects, fleeing suspects.
Agencies searched for several hours Thursday for a man who was seen jumping off Brooks Bridge just after noon.
For the past few years, Sheriff Larry Ashley has pushed to use bed tax money to pay for beach and marine patrols in Destin and on Okaloosa Island.
A 60-year-old man was arrested for trespassing after going into a park he'd previously been told to leave, saying he was just trying to avoid the bad weather.
A jury convicted 31 year old Phillip Michael Hess on Monday of 2 counts of sexual battery on a child less than 12 years old.
A 29-year-old Fort Walton Beach man is charged with taking four pairs of women's pants from Walmart and one pair from Kohls, telling deputies they were for his girlfriend.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 06:31 pm
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