• New Okaloosa Road Could Offer U.S. 98 Relief Between Hurlburt and Navarre

    The Florosa Collector is a roughly three-mile, two-lane road proposed for local traffic north of U.S. 98, starting east of Solar Drive (near Arby’s) and ending at Green Drive (La Casa Blanca restaurant). Graphic by Romi White. Florida Senator Doug Broxson and other local and state leaders on Monday met with military and state transportation … read more

  • OPINION: Commissioner Kerry Smith is a Tyrannical Hypocrite

    Smith pictured storming out of Monday’s meeting. He left the meeting twice while others were expressing their views on impact fees.  Santa Rosa County District 2 Commissioner Kerry Smith is ok with the Board of County Commissioners taking action on an issue which isn’t noticed ahead of time on a meeting’s  agenda – but only … read more

  • Holley-Navarre Water System Forensic Audit Report Now Available Online

    Utility employees, working to repair a water line break. Social media allegations of corruption have had a negative impact on employee morale – something new CEO Jeff Crigler hopes will improve after the release of a recently conducted forensic audit report. South Santa Rosa News file photo. Holley-Navarre Water System paid around $40,000 for a … read more