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  • Community

    No longer “Florida’s Best Kept Secret”

    UPDATE: Some of the new permanent, three-dimensional signs were damaged during transport and quickly replaced by flat, temporary signs. However, due to a multitude of complaints regarding the quality of temporary signs, they were removed overnight and the higher-quality replacement signs will be installed as soon as possible after production is complete. Just in time … read more

  • Community

    10 tourists pulled from Gulf of Mexico

    The Navarre Beach Fire Department and Navarre Beach lifeguards helped rescue 10 tourists over the weekend after they became stranded in the Gulf of Mexico due to strong rip currents. The two groups of five people were pulled from the Gulf of Mexico Sunday at around 4 p.m. according to Navarre Beach Fire Department Captain … read more

  • Community

    Road Rangers to be on duty during new PBB construction

    Road Ranger Service Patrols started monitoring the Pensacola Bay Bridge on Monday as construction of the new Pensacola Bay Bridge continues. The service trucks will be on hand from now until the bridge replacement project is complete. Service patrol vehicles will be stationed at each end of the bridge between 5 a.m. and 8 p.m., … read more

  • Crime

    Woman broke into home to shave her legs

    A Mary Esther woman was caught on home surveillance video breaking into a home on East Bay Boulevard in Gulf Breeze where she stole a T-shirt, a hat and a fire extinguisher. The suspect, 24-year-old Rachel Chittick, was later nabbed by local law enforcement at a home adjacent to the victim’s and was charged with … read more

  • Crime

    Woman tazes man over debt

    A Navarre woman was booked into Santa Rosa County Jail back on May 13 after she allegedly went to a man’s home to confront the individual about money and tazed him. The suspect, Jessica Hebert, 35, of Prado Street was later charged with Aggravated Battery after the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office completed their investigation. … read more

  • Crime

    Former Cubmaster charged with child molestation still behind bars

    The former Navarre Cubmaster who was charged on May 11 with two counts of Lewd and Lascivious Behavior on a Victim who is Less than 12 Years of Age and one count of Sexual Assault on a Victim Under 12 Years of Age has yet to post bond. According to the Santa Rosa County Jail … read more

  • Crime

    Locals falling victim to scams

    The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office issued a release last week alerting locals about an ongoing scam. According to the statement, the sheriff’s office does not make phone calls to individuals regarding warrants and does not call people requesting money. The sheriff’s office said if you receive this type of call, it is not from … read more