• OPINION – Fed up with Navarre’s Fake News and Mean Girls Mentality

    I’m told that at today’s Santa Rosa County Commission meeting Sandi Kemp, Tamara Fountain, Yvonne Harper and John Link showed up and that Harper and Link supposedly expressed frustration about Rob Williamson — with Link calling for his resignation. Imagine that!! Kemp, Fountain and Link or their spouses contributed money to Williamson’s opponent. Harper used … read more

  • Ask the Matchmaker!

    Denise Levy is a Certified Life Coach & Professional Matchmaker. She is the owner of Matchmaker Gulf Coast and works with singles nationally (Photo Credit Dave Dexter of Dex Design Photograph) 1) How do you meet eligible men and women in our area? The best way to meet eligible singles in any area is to … read more

  • Fire departments seek increased property tax assessments

     Notices of proposed property taxes will be arriving in Santa Rosa County mailboxes soon, and this year’s TRIM notices include a requested increased fire assessment for county residences, businesses and vacant land located within the fire districts of Allentown, Bagdad, Berrydale, East Milton, Harold, Jay, Munson, Pace and Skyline as well as Navarre Beach.   … read more

  • Turtle Center seeks $1.8 M for new facility on 87 S

    The proposed new site is located in Holley just north of East River Bridge on a parcel of land which previously housed Porter’s nursery The Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center on May 18 submitted a proposal to Florida Triumph Gulf Coast, seeking $1.8 million for a new facility. “We should hear something in the … read more

  • State troopers nab murder suspect during traffic stop on Hwy. 87 S

    Florida Highway Patrol troopers performed an August 15 traffic stop on a white SUV for a speeding violation on State Road 87 at Farrington Road. During the stop they arrested an Alabama man wanted for murder. After pulling over the vehicle, the trooper observed strong odor of marijuana emitting from the vehicle and initiated a … read more

  • Online dating match ends in sexual assault charge

    A Navarre man is facing a sexual assault charge after a woman he met online reported him to police. His bond is currently $50,000. 51-year-old Eduardo Alberto Aymond of the 8800 block of U.S. 98 was booked August 14 into Santa Rosa County Jail on the first-degree felony charge after a warrant was issued for … read more

  • Venetian Way and Coronado Drive construction set to begin August 20

        Construction for the Venetian Way and Coronado Drive drainage improvement project in Gulf Breeze will begin Mon., Aug. 20. The project includes improved stormwater systems and construction of an outfall canal to improve the conveyance of stormwater. By contract, the project has a time of completion of 395 days. Construction hours will be Mon. … read more