Fast Response Marine Towing & Salvage

Boat Fire and Big Flames After Explosion — Fast Response Marine Towing and Salvage’s Captain Charles Hanson was first on the scene of this boat that had exploded just moments after the four adults and…


Remember boating safety this… Continue reading

Volunteers Work Hard to Clean Up Rainbow River

Volunteers work hard to clean up Rainbow River
Ron Gambone explained that the River Watch volunteers aid anyone on the water in need of help like exhausted tubers and they remind those on the water of the rules like no… Continue reading

Crash Causes Back Ups North of Middletown

Crash causes back ups north of Middletown
One woman is injured and southbound Del. 1, near Boyds Corner, is closed as state police investigate a two-vehicle crash. The 50-year-old Lewes woman was driving a car that overturned, but was able… Continue reading

On the Water: FWC Prepares for Busy Holiday Weekend

On the water: FWC prepares for busy holiday weekend
PANAMA CITY BEACH — Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) officers are gearing up for their busiest boating holiday. Memorial Day weekend is one of the Panhandle's biggest tourist holidays… Continue reading

NOAA Researchers Dive Slave Ship Wreck

NOAA researchers dive slave ship wreck
The late pioneer treasure hunter Art McKee helped in the wreck's discovery and salvaged silver bars and other items, according to The History of Diving Museum in Islamorada. Shackles and a cannon with foundry… Continue reading

The History of Offshore Energy

The History of Offshore Energy
Gracing the cover of the June 1, 1957 edition was a “Huge Oil Drilling Barge” the Margaret which was one of the largest ever built at 300 ft. long, 200 ft. wide and 93 ft.… Continue reading


FAR FROM THE STATE'S POPULAR COASTLINES on three hot, bright days in May, I was sent on assignment to drive south central Florida's network of state, county and city roads in my green 1999 Honda Civic. Backroads… Continue reading