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Location changed for Bay Co. hunter safety course

News Release

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Media contact: Stan Kirkland, 850-265-3676

The location of the free hunter safety Internet-completion course in Bay County on July 23 has changed. The course will be held at the Gulf Coast State College North Bay Center, 637 Highway 2300, Southport, Room 101 of the Emergency Operations Center. Instruction will take place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

People interested in attending this course can register online and obtain information about future hunter safety classes at or by calling the FWC's regional office in Panama City at 850-265-3676.

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