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The prom will go on: Downtown Panama City comes together to give Bay High students a prom  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — A human assembly line of Bay High School students congregated behind the Hallmark Flower Shoppe on Thursday afternoon, hauling wall ...



Bay High School students welcomed back to home campus three months after Hurriane Michael  The News Herald

It's been a long wait, and a long stay at Jinks Middle School in the meantime, but the state's oldest continuously accredited high school once again had students ...



Handgun recovered from student at Bay High School  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — A School Resource Deputy confiscated a handgun from a student at the Bay High School campus Wednesday, according to the Bay County ...



Bay High School holds prom in McKenzie Park  WJHG-TV

Although Bay High School is still undergoing repairs, that's not stopping students from dancing in the streets, but it didn't start out that way.



WEB EXTRA: Tour of Bay High School Under Construction  My Panhandle

Bay High School is one of the oldest continually accredited schools in the state of Florida, it's also another Bay District School that suffered heavy damage from ...



Repairs to Merritt Brown Middle School, Bay High School, and Rutherford High School expected to surpass $35 million  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — Preliminary cost estimates were given to repair Merritt Brown Middle School, Bay High School, and Rutherford High School are in the ballpark ...



School officials: "No credible threat for Bay High School or any other school"  WJHG-TV

School officials want to reassure parents there is no credible threat on any Bay District School campus. We're told rumors have been circulating of a potential ...



Photos: Photo gallery: Bay High Homecoming Parade  The News Herald

Bay High School hosts their Homecoming Parade in Downtown Panama City on Thursday, May 9, 2019. Homecoming was originally scheduled for after ...



Bay High "Million Dollar Band" receives a check for hurricane relief  WJHG-TV

Hurricane Michael dealt several Bay County Schools quite the blow. Bay High School is one of them.



Bay High alumna raises $37,000 for her hometown schools  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — A Bay High School graduate's love for her hometown high school inspired a special donation to the Bay Education Foundation on Friday ...



Bay confirms football for 2019, set to begin coaching search  WJHG-TV

The Tornadoes will begin the coaching search once students and administrators return to campus on the January 22.



Bay High School coach charged with DUI  WJHG-TV

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Bay High School's head football coach is facing a driving under the influence charge, according to court documents.



UPDATE: Student charged after BB gun found at Bay High  WJHG-TV

According to the Bay District Schools Facebook page, a student with a BB gun prompted a lockdown at Bay High School Thursday morning.



The prom must go on for students of hurricane-ravaged Panama City  WCTV

Hurricane Michael forced the cancellation of homecoming for Florida's Bay High School, but thanks to a community effort, the 2019 prom is all set.



Jinks Middle, Bay High host community meal for thousands  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — Ever since Bay High School and Jinks Middle School began planning for their Thanksgiving feast, Jinks Principal Britt Smith hasn't been ...



Thousands Eat Free Meals at ‘Bay High School Family of Schools Community Thanksgiving Dinner’  My Panhandle

On Tuesday, thousands were fed Thanksgiving meals for free in Panama City.



Schools initiate soft lockdown  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — Bay District school officials say that Jinks Middle School, Hiland Park Elementary, and Bay High School are on soft lockdown this morning as ...



Bay names Keith Bland as new Head Coach Wednesday  WJHG-TV

Keith Bland has been named Bay High School's new head football coach.



Graduation rates up for Bay District Schools  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — Graduation rates were up for every demographic and nearly every school in Bay District Schools for the 2017-2018 school year according to ...



Schools closed across the Panhandle, 45,000 kids missing class due to Hurricane Michael  Pensacola News Journal

Among the destruction at Panama City's Bay High School, a statue of the mascot — a red tornado, ironically — remained unscathed in the campus courtyard.



Drawings unveiled for Bay High School STEM building  WJHG-TV

The project is expected to take a year to complete and is estimated to be ready by the middle of the 2019-2020 school year.



More Bay District School reopening dates announced  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — Bay District Schools announced Wednesday the next waves of schools to reopen after Hurricane Michael.On Thursday, Nov. 8, Cherry Street ...



Principals who lost schools in Hurricane Michael assume new roles in devastated district  Education Dive

PANAMA CITY, Florida — Ilea Faircloth had just stepped into her first assignment as a principal last July, charged with pulling Springfield Elementary off ...



Bay High’s Million Dollar Band Director Moving on After 13 Triumphant Years  My Panhandle

Bay High school will lose two great educators at the end of the school year.



BHS senior trip planner on a mission after Michael  The News Herald

Bay High School teachers start gofundme page to make sure Hurricane Michael doesn't derail seniors' trip.



School officials worry about low attendance numbers and tardiness  WJHG-TV

After doing research, Bay High School Principal Billy May found 72705 unexcused class absences this year; three times more than excused absences.



Pray for Bay  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — April 10 will mark the 6-month anniversary of Hurricane Michael's landfall, and the destruction the storm left in its wake.Recovery has been ...



Rutherford, Everitt to share campus for rest of year  The News Herald

SPRINGFIELD — In an effort to ensure every student leaves school in the daylight, district officials are laying the groundwork for getting schools back on their ...



Superintendent gives update on Bay District Schools  WJHG-TV

We're learning more information about when Bay District Schools will open, as well as some of the plans for students sharing campuses.



Bay District Schools announces which schools will share campuses in November  WJHG-TV

Some schools will share a campus for a full day, whereas others will attend school for half a day.



Schools Offer Shelter as Hurricane Michael Lashes Florida, Heads to Georgia and Carolinas  Education Week

Hurricane Michael, the strongest storm to hit the Florida Panhandle in decades, slammed into the state on Wednesday afternoon and left a trail of destruction in ...



Michael could take toll on student numbers  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — In its effort to be a good neighbor, Bay District Schools might lose some students to charter schools or public schools in other areas because of ...



Photos: GALLERY: Bay County From Above Six Months After Hurricane Michael  The News Herald

When you're on the ground, it can be hard to get a clear picture of how things have changed, and how they haven't. We sent photographers up in helicopters ...



First wave of Bay District students return to class after Hurricane Michael  The News Herald

LYNN HAVEN — We'll figure it out.That was the phrase du jour Monday on Mosley High School's campus, and likely many others across Bay District as buses ...



School dress code changes afoot  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — A few dress code changes are slated for the upcoming school year and Bay District Schools officials want families to be ready.“Colors will be ...



Bay District Schools assesses damage at schools, some will revert to half-day schedule  WJHG-TV

As Bay District Schools students and teachers are getting ready to head back to school, the district has to assess the damage to its buildings.



Photos: HURRICANE MICHAEL: The state of area schools  The News Herald

Damage is shown at Springfield Elementary School on Tuesday. [JOSHUA BOUCHER/THE NEWS HERALD]. Buy Photo. [2/6]. Dehumidifiers help clean out St.



Bay District Schools' projects may be re-prioritized following Hurricane Michael  WJHG-TV

As Bay District Schools is moving forward with some of its construction projects, the order or window in which they're completed may change.



Jinks Middle School hosting Thanksgiving feast  WJHG-TV

Thanksgiving is not only a time to give thanks, but to also give back. A community is coming together to make Thanksgiving possible for hurricane survivors.



2018 Bay High School Graduation  WJHG-TV

More than 280 graduates from Bay High School donned their caps and gowns for graduation Tuesday night.



'It's Just Heartwrenching,' Principal Says of Hurricane Michael's Rampage Through His School  Education Week

Hurricane Michael tore through the heart of a Panama City middle school when it ripped through the school's gymnasium, carving out a clear path from one side ...



Bay District Schools named top 5 Support Employee of the Year finalists  The News Herald

On Wednesday morning, Bay District Schools announced their top 5 Support Employee of the Year finalists. Here are the Top 5 candidates, in no particular ...



Reconstruction to begin for some Bay District schools  WJHG-TV

Reconstruction is about to begin for a handful of Bay District schools.



UPDATE: Suspect caught near Highway 231  WJHG-TV

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - UPDATE 05/10/2019 2:41 p.m.. Bay County Sheriff's Deputies announced they have caught a suspect who escaped ...



BDS: Most schools stop sharing campuses in January  WJHG-TV

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Bay District Schools says most schools that are sharing campuses now will be back to normal January 14th. This does not ...



Former Bay County students head to France for historic celebration  WJHG-TV

Three talented Bay County High School Alumni that were percussionists at their respective schools are headed to France for a historic event.



Bay District Schools recognizes Teacher and Support Employee of the Year  WJHG-TV

The Teacher and Support Employee of the Year were named together for the first time ever due to Hurricane Michael.



Bay High School student arrested after reportedly making threatening statements  WJHG-TV

The Bay County Sheriff's Office announced a Bay High School student was arrested after making threats he intended to shoot other students.



Bay District Schools releases new calendar for remainder of school year  WJHG-TV

Bay District Schools Superintendent Bill Husfelt says the district is preparing for students' return to schools after the storm.



Celebrate Community: Bay High School  The News Herald

Ellis Fowhand remembers when Bay High School sat on what was then considered the city's northern border, as depicted in the 1926 alma mater.



Claim a Classroom  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — Teacher salaries are not designed for thousands of dollars worth of classroom supply expenditures, but many are feeling the urge to dip into ...



Bay District Schools' estimated cost of hurricane damage exceeds insurance cap  WJHG-TV

According to Steve Moss, the Chair of the Bay District School Board, the estimated cost of damage to the district's properties is greater than the district's property ...



Husfelt: Weve got to get help for our people  The News Herald

Down thousands of students as families were forced to flee their destroyed homes, apartments and lives, the district is facing a huge shortfall, as school funding ...



Who Was Tommy Oliver? New Bay High Stadium Dedicated to the Hometown Hero  My Panhandle

Thomas Edwin Oliver was born in Pensacola in 1909 and moved to Panama City in the 1920's, attending the then, Bay County High School.



Panama City will Celebrate its 110th Anniversary on Friday  My Panhandle

Friday, Panama City will not only be celebrating the grand opening of the new city hall, but also its 110th birthday.



Bay District Schools shelters to be consolidated into Arnold High School campus  WJHG-TV

According to Bay District Schools' Facebook page, Deane Bozeman School, Breakfast Point Academy and Surfside Middle School shelter operations will be ...



Photos: Meet Your Municipal Super Tuesday Candidates  The News Herald

We sent out surveys to all the candidates running in the Municipal Super Tuesday election. Early voting starts today, so get to know the candidates here. [1/19].



Bay High cheer team takes 3rd in nation  The News Herald

I think nationals was a time for us to prove ourselves again," junior Maddie Mae Marshall said. "We're still Bay High Cheerleading, and we're still the best in the ...



Bay District Schools faces massive layoffs of 600 employees without disaster relief from Tallahassee  The News Herald

The district lost 3,679 students due to Hurricane Michael and needs $12.4 million in funding this year and double that next year to make ends meet. PANAMA ...



Bay High School mourns the loss of student athlete  WJHG-TV

Bay High School lost one of their own after an infection went to his brain.



Congratulations to Nathaniel Taylor, this week's Golden Apple winner  WJHG-TV

Nathaniel Taylor was born and raised in Bay County so teaching students in the district has a special meaning.



Rosenwald honors Class of 1968, split their senior year by integration  The News Herald

Who would've thought 50 years later we would be receiving our diplomas?” said Paul Hunt, Class of 1968 president. “We lost everything because we knew we ...



Bay, football coach Mike Watkins split after three seasons  WJHG-TV

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Following a tumultuous season on and off the field for the football program and its coach, Bay High School will not renew ...



Bay District Schools issues call for bus drivers  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — Bay District Schools needs 10 qualified school bus drivers to complete its fleet.“It's a great job because it is a job with the school board,” said ...



Recovering Hope: The Upward Climb To Normalcy Six Months After Hurricane Michael  WUFT

Six months after the area's first Category 4 storm laid waste to the Florida Panhandle, Bay County residents are struggling to regain a sense of normalcy in their ...



Bay County Hurricane Michael Recovery Information  WJHG-TV

Here is the most up-to-date list of everything recovery-related for Bay County.



Christmas Calendar: Lights shine in Panama City  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — Light Up St. Andrews coincides with the Christmas Tree Lighting at Oaks by the Bay Park on Friday — just a day after the Bay County ...



#850Strong charms benefiting Bay District Schools  WJHG-TV

Lisa Hanna is the owner of L.H. Bead Gallery. She has sold thousands of #850Strong charms and is donating the money to Bay District Schools.



Old Bay High cafeteria demolished  WJHG-TV

The plans are to replace the old cafeteria with a new STEM building.



The Office of U.S. Senator Marco Rubio to Open Recovery Assistance Center  My Panhandle

More help is on the way for people in the Panhandle recovering from Hurricane Michael.



Photos: Throwback Thursday: Tommy Oliver Stadium through the years  The News Herald

Relive your glory days with this Throwback Thursday gallery of Tommy Oliver Stadium throughout the years. [1/35]. Buy Photo. [2/35]. The Mosley High band ...



850 Strong charms helping community, schools  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — 850 Strong charms are continuing to bring hope to the community after Hurricane Michael.The L.H. Bead Gallery, which distributes the charms ...



Bay High JROTC celebrates 50 years  The News Herald

Bay High's JROTC was the first established in Florida.



Photos: GALLERY: Hurricane Michael Recovery Jan. 20 - 27  The News Herald

Homeowners wanted to find a new use for a tree that was taken out by Hurricane Michael. The sculpture is in memory of one of the homeowner's father. [KATIE ...



15-year-old Charged with BB Gun Threat at Bay High School  My Panhandle

Bay County School Resource Deputies recently had to intervene in two, possibly three different fights at high school basketball games.



Bay High School golf fundraiser  WJHG-TV

Bay High School SGA is hosting a golf tournament fundraiser to raise money for a trip to Washington D.C..



Tommy Oliver Stadium grand opening approaching, in time for graduation  WJHG-TV

Graduation season is upon us and so is the grand opening for Tommy Oliver Stadium at Bay High School in Panama City.



How a hurricane-devastated community is coming together for Thanksgiving  GMA

Panama City, Florida, hosted a Thanksgiving dinner for the whole town yesterday.



Construction manager selections announced for Bay District Schools projects  WJHG-TV

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Two high profile projects in Bay District Schools are one step closer to becoming reality. The Bay District School Board ...



Southern Elite Sports offering summer sports for adults, kids  WJHG-TV

Adults and children looking for some summer fun can check out a new sports league: Southern Elite Sports.



State Releases 2018 School Grades; See How Bay County Schools Performed  My Panhandle

School grades are now out in the state of Florida. The Bay District received an overall B letter grade, the same as last year.



New Tommy Oliver Stadium makes its debut [with podcast]  The News Herald

“Since we only do this every half-century, let's do it right,” Steve Moss said. “Make it and build it for the future.” PANAMA CITY — Every week for months, Steve ...



District’s ‘vals and sals’ reflect on high school  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — The diplomas are printed, the tassels are turning and the newest crop of Bay District Schools graduates are heading out into the world to make ...



Teachers still in need almost six months after Hurricane Michael  WJHG-TV

Teachers are still in need of supplies after Hurricane Michael. Bill Cramer Chevrolet is working to help out.



Hurricane Michael tent city begins to pack up  The News Herald

The last family identified with children at the encampment has found more secure lodging. Officials have said the camp presented both a health hazard and a ...



Photos: Rosenwald Class of 1968 Graduation  The News Herald

Rita Marshall celebrates getting her 1968 Rosenwald High diploma School in the Bay County School Board chambers Thursday. Students that would have ...



Panama City, Panhandle Residents Rally At Capitol To Press Legislature For Relief Funding  WFSU

Residents of Panama City and other Panhandle areas traveled to the Florida Capitol Wendesday, April 17 to call for more relief funding following Hurricane ...



BCSO, Husfelt: No choice but to arrest students  The News Herald

Any student making any threat against any student at any school can count on being arrested,” Superintendent Bill Husfelt said.



For these experts, Hurricane Michael hit close to home  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY – When the Bay County Commission last Dec. 7 hired The Integrity Group of Tallahassee to help create a comprehensive recovery plan from ...



Panama City Jaycees Christmas Parade to move to Saturday, Dec. 15  My Panhandle

Due to inclement weather predicted for this coming Saturday, the Panama City Jaycees are moving the annual Christmas Parade to Saturday, Dec. 15.



Local music programs receive donations to assist in their rebuilding  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — After suffering tremendous loss from Hurricane Michael, a generous donation on Tuesday afternoon soon will have students and teachers in ...



State issues Hurricane Michael recovery update  WJHG-TV

The state releases the latest information for Floridians impacted by the recent hurricane.



Panama City Marina public boat ramp open after Hurricane Michael  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — To the joy of local water lovers, a public boat ramp damaged by Hurricane Michael reopened just in time for the holiday weekend after a ...



Bay District Schools want half-cent tax on August ballot  The News Herald

There would definitely be a lull," a maintenance supervisor said, "and if it's not renewed, there would be no new construction or renovations because there won't ...



Patterson earns C to stay open; hiring process begins  The News Herald

Acting Principal Crystal cNeal has a herculean task ahead in putting together an administrative team and hiring a staff, as many of the teachers have committed ...



Nearly 6 months after Hurricane Michael, residents happy debris has been picked up  The News Herald

PANAMA CITY — Almost six months after Hurricane Michael wrecked Bay County, the area is noticeably cleaner than it was right after the storm.And locals, of ...



Special Report: Bay High’s Landmark Buildings to be Torn Down  My Panhandle

Over the next five years, School Board members will spend more than $20 Million in Half Cent Sales Tax dollars and private donations to revitalize the county's ...



Over 140 residents applied for property debris removal in Panama City. FEMA has denied most of them  The News Herald

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved only 18 of 142 submitted applications to remove trees downed in homeowners' yards by Hurricane ...



Former coach, athletic director sue Bay District Schools  The News Herald

A former high school coach and athletic director have filed a federal lawsuit claiming they were targeted, defamed and ultimately forced from their jobs after false ...



Still Time to Register for DSNAP Program in Bay County  My Panhandle

The Department of Children and Families, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, is currently implementing the DSNAP program in Bay county.



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