• 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