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  • Navarre Beach Area Chamber CEO resigns

    The chairman of the Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce this morning emailed chamber members to advise them CEO Judy Morehead has resigned effective immediately. Morehead had been in the position since October 2015. The chamber has faced multiple challenges during Morehead’s time as CEO, including declining membership and a failure to hold its annual … read more

  • Major development planned near Edgewood Drive

    A major housing development and new school are planned about one block west of Edgewood Drive in Navarre. Superintendent Tim Wyrosdick told South Santa Rosa News in January that a roughly 42-acre parcel owned by the school district could be the home of a new K-8 school in a few years. Now a local developer … read more

  • AMBER ALERT UPDATE: Kavchak arrested on unrelated charges

    2:34 p.m. UPDATE: Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Office Captain Scott Haines has confirmed that William “Billy” Phillip Kavchak, 27, has been arrested on charges unrelated to the AMBER Alert issued in connection with a missing 4-year-old Alanda Lee McCoy of Milton. “Our detectives located the vehicle and Kavchak and during a search found felony narcotics,” said Haines. … read more