BREAKING NEWS

  • Nighttime lane closures planned for U.S. 98 in Gulf Breeze

    Drivers will encounter alternating lane restrictions on U.S. 98 in Gulf Breeze near the Pensacola Bay Bridge Thursday, Sept. 21 and Friday, Sept 22. associated with utility relocation efforts and embankment construction. Westbound lane closures will be in effect from 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21 to 5 a.m. Friday, Sept. 22 as crews shift travel … read more

  • Dangers in Letting Kids Drive Golf Carts

    Golf carts are no longer confined to golf courses. These leisure vehicles have been making the rounds through neighborhood streets, community parks and pedestrian sidewalks. With their low speeds and easy operation, they can lull people into thinking they are safer than they actually are. Dr. Jesse Walck, medical director of the Pediatric Emergency Department … read more

  • Local man hailed national hero

    Pictured are Wright, Hammond and City of Gulf Breeze Assistant Fire Chief Scott Kasper The Carnegie Hero Fund Commission on Tuesday awarded 18 civilians for “acts of extraordinary heroism,” and David E. Hammond of Gulf Breeze was one of the recipients. Hammond is credited with saving a friend and tenant, Stephanie Wright, from burning inside … read more