Livesaving Attempt At Skyway 

Posted: 3:47 am Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

By Ann Kelly

 

An off-duty Winter Have firefighter tried to save a man who jumped off the Skyway Bridge yesterday and managed to get him into his boat. He heard the man screaming for help who later died  TGH. There are phones on the bridge and the National Suicide Prevention Hotline is always available if you or someone who know needs help. Call 211 or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.

 

 

Now Hurricane Chris is moving up the east coast of the US. It’s no threat to land but could reach Catergory 3 status. To track the storm and stay up to day throughout the 2018 hurricane season make you bookmark the Dove Hurricane Guide.

 

 

Governor Rick Scott issued an emergency order to fight a toxic algae bloom caused by water discharges from Lake Okeechobee . That order includes more water testing and sampling, and a statewide hotline (855-305-3903) so they public can report issues with algae  and the use the Florida Department of Environmental P

 

 

Pasco County Firefighters and EMT’s went above and beyond after saving a man who had a massive heart attack. They save Gene Work’s life and came back to finish laying the sod he was working on when he suffered the attack. His wife Melissa is about to undergo a bone marrow transplant and they wanted to get the job done.

 

 

Say Goodbye to Peanuts on All Southwest Airline Flights

No peanuts for you! Southwest Airlines will no longer serve them on flights and depend on pretzels alone. The airline wanted to avoid any peanut allergy issues. The new serving rule goes into effect August 1st.

 

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