• Aldi supermarkets expected to expand into Navarre by 2021

    Santa Rosa County Commissioners on December 13 were told construction could begin next year on a supermarket expected to open in Navarre by 2021. Chuck Branch, managing partner of NextSite, an Alabama-based company hired to work with Santa Rosa County Economic Development staff to target and recruit businesses, provided an update to commissioners. Branch said … read more

  • United Airlines Announces Non-Stop Flight from Chicago to Destin-Fort Walton Beach

    United Airlines has announced their debut of non-stop service from the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) to Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD), beginning on June 8, 2019. The weekend air service to Chicago will be operated on the Bombardier CRJ-200 regional jet on Saturdays and Sundays. “Chicago is a strong originating market for our local … read more

  • First post-hurricane exercise complete

    An F-35A Lightning II assigned to the 58th Fighter Squadron awaits permission to taxi as an F-22 Raptor assigned to the 27th Fighter Squadron takes off in the background, Dec. 4, 2018, at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida. Together, F-22s and F-35s successfully flew over 140 sorties and fired 13 missiles to culminate the first … read more