• Commissioners Unanimously Support Changing Land Development Code to Prohibit Abortion Clinics in Santa Rosa County

    Pro-abortion and anti-abortion advocates showed up for the August 11 county commission meeting.  Santa Rosa County District 3 Commissioner James Calkins fought for an anti-abortion ordinance but in the end his fellow commissioners instead unanimously supported an amended motion to change the county’s land development code to prohibit abortion clinics in Santa Rosa County. The … read more

  • OPINION: Candidates with violent criminal records should own up to it

    I, Romi White, wrote a July 20 editorial, stating Santa Rosans should neither support nor vote for Kerry Smith, a candidate for District 2 County Commissioner, because he his violent pattern of behavior, including but not limited to: being adjudicated guilty of a battery charge (received 6 months’ probation); being issued a Domestic Violence injunction … read more

  • Chicken Wing Off Returns to Navarre Park November 5

    The Starfish Project is excited to host its 4th Annual Wing-Cook Off Fundraiser, which will take place from 11:30 a.m. until 3 p.m., Saturday, November 5 at Navarre Park. The fundraiser to benefit the non-profit organization will feature live music, a kids’ zone and, of course, delicious wings. Will Shark Bite win again? The local … read more

  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Shredding Reputations

    Mr. Peavey was hired by the 2020 Holley Navarre Water System (HNWS) Board. Criminal history checks going back 20 years were conducted by a reputable HR firm which came back clear. Anyone not serving at that time was not privy to the lengthy hiring or decision-making process. Professional organizations don’t react to social media posts … read more

  • Holley-Navarre Water System CEO Terminated

    Holley Navarre Water System, Inc.’s Board of Directors met in an August 3 Special Session to hear the report of an independent, third-party investigator engaged to follow up on reports concerning the justice involvement of its Chief Executive Officer, Dallas Monroe Peavey, Jr. Although the board issued a July 29 statement of support for Peavey, … read more

  • Pace Man Booked for DUI Crash on Interstate

    According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Adam Saylor, 32, of Pace was traveling eastbound on Interstate 10 near mile marker 18 around 4:44 p.m., when, per multiple witnesses, his SUV had a blow out while traveling around 90 mph. Witnesses report the vehicle then attempted change from the left lane to the center lane and … read more

  • Garde Manger Showcases Food Created by PSC Culinary Program

    April Tillman has been a Pensacola State College Culinary Program student for three years. She’s received scholarships since her second semester. If she didn’t, Tillman admits she probably wouldn’t still be a student. Tillman was one the talented PSC students who prepared scrumptious and elegantly-presented small dishes for friends and supporters of the College at … read more