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Aug 24, 2022

Tight Santa Rosa County Commission District 2 race may result in recount 

58 votes and .2 percent of the vote.

That is all that separates Kerry Smith from Jeff Ates in the Santa Rosa County Commission District 2 seat.

That .2 per cent of the vote is significant as an automatic recount is triggered when vote-getters are not separated by more than .5 percent of the vote.


Dec 9, 2022

East Bay K8 art department receives $10K donation

East Bay K-8 School recently received a $10,000 donation for the school’s art department from Navarre benefactors Alan and Lindsey Song. This isn’t the first time the Songs have helped Santa Rosa District Schools.

Dec 8, 2022

Dec 8, 2022

Patt Quinn’s Legacy: Dedication, sacrifice, true grit yields key resource for Northwest Florida

Pat Quinn, founder of the Gulf Breeze Zoo, passed away this week. We are remembering him by republishing a story that this author wrote almost 10 years ago when he was honored by the new owners of the Zoo, the Mogensen family.

Dec 7, 2022

Spanevelo, suspect in Carli death, indicted on abuse of corpse

The main suspect in the death of Cassie Carli, a Navarre woman and mother, has been indicted in St. Clair County (Ala.). Marcus Spanevelo, 35, was set to appear in court Tues., Dec. 6 for a preliminary hearing but the hearing was canceled.

Dec 7, 2022

Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s deputy arrested for insurance fraud

A Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Deputy was fired after he was arrested for fraud on Tues., Dec. 6. The arrest came after an investigation into alleged insurance fraud by Corey Jones, 36. The investigation was conducted by the Bureau of Insurance Fraud with the Department of Financial Services.

Dec 7, 2022

Tigerfish stocking stuffers starting at $3

Give the gift of clean this holiday season with Tigerfish ™ Sanitizing Systems. Tigerfish is a local company based out of Pensacola, Florida, that specializes in fighting off germs and keeping families clean and safe from sickness.

Dec 7, 2022

Out and About

Pat Quinn, one of a kind. There probably will not be another human being on this planet that decides to start a zoo the way Pat started his or start one – period.

Dec 7, 2022

Raiders fall just shy of comeback against Seahawks

At one point in the first quarter of Tuesday’s game against South Walton, it appeared as if Navarre’s girls basketball team had finally found its footing. Two free throws from Harmony Stafford and a layup by Angel Rhodes put the Raiders up 12-11 with 1:35 to go in the opening quarter.

Dec 7, 2022

Emerald Coast Med Spa specializes in anti-aging services

Ashley Nicholson is a Board-Certified Advanced Nurse Practitioner with almost 20years of surgical/medical nursing and extensive experience in aesthetic medicine.