Julia Cadenhead will be on hand Saturday to sign her new book, "Turpentining in the Florida Panhandle," from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Several local businesses are offering savings to help ease the pain of Tax Day.
The Holt Post Office (and all other area offices) will not be open late on Tax Day, April 17. It's normal business hours: 8:30 a.m.-noon and 1-3:30 p.m.
Okaloosa County is included in a tornado watch until the early hours Sunday morning.
UPDATE, 5 p.m.: Okaloosa County included in severe weather area for tonight.
Because chopped romain lettuce from Arizona has caused an outbreak of E. coli infection across the United States, the CDC recommends consumers throw away any chopped romaine stored at home.
Thunderstorms producing heavy rain and strong wind gusts are expected tonight through the early morning hours Sunday.
Arrests, bookings and/or charges for the week of April 7-13.
Flea Across Florida runs tomorrow and Saturday.
A Santa Rosa County Sheriff's deputy was arrested for animal cruelty, a third-degree felony.