Article Archive

Archive of: Panama City Area



Looking to the Future June - July 2017

Looking to the Future

Panama City has some of the finest cataract surgeons around, drawing in doctors from around the country to learn new techniques. And to think it all happened because Dr. Bret Fisher had the desire for a climate change.

Pitch Perfect February - March 2017

Pitch Perfect

Marine Wheels, a small business that works on boat propellers, is a sophisticated operation that knows how to ensure the props on your boat give the best possible performance in the water.

Costa Enterprises: Building a legacy December - January 2016

Costa Enterprises: Building a legacy

Building a legacy, one franchise at a time

The Bleeding Edge August - September 2016

The Bleeding Edge

Randall Shepard turned his real-world experience into a focus on global asset tracking and monitoring that has helped the military and world businesses keep track of their goods.

Taking Flight December - January 2015

Taking Flight

The Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport opened with great fanfare in 2010.

Urban Planning April - May 2015

Urban Planning

The old Bay County airport in Panama City is being transformed into a multi-use development called SweetBay.

From Shack to Biological Supply House February - March 2015

From Shack to Biological Supply House

Celebrating 50 years in business, Panacea’s Gulf Specimen Marine Laboratories has come far from its start-up days in a ramshackle shack. Today it’s an internationally known biological supply house.

Having Deja Brew? December - January 2014

Having Deja Brew?

Deja Brew Coffee Shop in Panama City Beach makes sure its coffee beans are fresh roasted — and some even come from owner Jerry Williams’ own Costa Rican farm.

Prognosis: It’s Morning in Florida August - September 2014

Prognosis: It’s Morning in Florida

Dr. Neal Dunn has spent decades taking care of his patients. Now he has a new one to work on — the state of Florida.