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Carmichael feels at home at opening of Clear Creek

Carmichael feels at home at opening of Clear Creek

Ricky Carmichael couldn’t hide his excitement to ride the new trails at the Clear Creek Off Highway Riding Area in Milton Saturday morning. Part of that excitement stemmed from the feeling of being at home again. After all, it was in a similar setting that Carmichael got his start in motocross racing. Growing up near […]

Off-road trail opens Saturday

Off-road trail opens Saturday

The grand opening of the Clear Creek Off-Highway Vehicle Trails at Blackwater River State Forest is set for 8 a.m. Saturday. Professional motorcycle rider Ricky Carmichael will ride the trail as part of the celebration. “Ricky is excited that another trail is opening up in the state,” said JH Leale of Ricky Carmichael Racing. “When […]

Gas prices still climbing

Gas prices still climbing

The national average price for a gallon of gas climbed 17 cents last month and that was the largest increase since July. Prices at the pump also increased for 21 consecutive days – the longest streak since February 2013. Despite the upward trend and significant increase, the nation’s gas prices averaged $3.34 a gallon in […]

Gulf Power completes U.S. 98 streetlight project

Gulf Power completes U.S. 98 streetlight project

Gulf Power has just completed the installation of nearly 1,000 LED streetlights from Bayshore Road in Gulf Breeze east through Navarre to the Okaloosa County line to help keep drivers more safe when traveling at night. The $2.5 million project was part of a partnership with the Florida Department of Transportation and Santa Rosa County […]