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Northwest Florida lawmakers vote against assault weapons ban

Northwest Florida's representatives to the Florida House each voted against holding debate on a proposed bill which would outlaw the sale of assault rifles...

Northwest Fla. state senators oppose Eastern time proposal

The three state senators that represent Florida's westernmost counties — the only part of Florida currently in the Central Time Zone — have come...

Florida gubernatorial candidate Putnam in Pensacola on Wednesday

Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Republican gubernatorial candidate Adam Putnam will be in Pensacola on Wednesday to speak to the Panhandle Tiger Bay Club. Putnam...

Bill could move Northwest Florida to eastern time

A proposed bill moving through the Florida Senate would move the state's westernmost counties from the central time zone to the eastern time zone,...

DeSantis enters Florida governor’s race

Congressman Ron DeSantis announced Friday that he would join the crowd of candidates vying to become Florida's next governor, making official a long-rumored campaign. An...

Morgan backs White for Florida attorney general

Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan has added his name to those endorsing State Rep. Frank White's bid to become Florida's chief legal officer next...

Frank White files to run for Florida Attorney General

State Rep. Frank White, a Republican from Pensacola, filed paperwork on Friday morning to run for Florida Attorney General, hoping to succeed the outgoing...

Orlando businessman announces campaign for Florida governor

Orlando small businessman Chris King officially announced on Tuesday that he would seek the Democratic nomination to be Florida's next governor. King joins Tallahassee mayor...