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Jun 21, 2022

Chamber ramps up summer fun

For those looking for some fun on Navarre Beach beyond the Gulf, they are in luck.

The Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce is set to start up their annual summer concert series, Tunes by the Dunes, again.


Jun 13, 2022

Tough road ahead: Truckers feel brunt of gas prices

Whether you are driving across the United States or across town, it takes gas to get there.

In the last few months, that has become complicated as gas prices for all types of gas have soared due to inflation.


Jun 7, 2022

East River Smokehouse says goodbye, The Grillehouse says hello

Navarre residents are always clamoring for new restaurants and places to go around town, this past week, it seems they got their wish.

It was announced that East River Smokehouse would be closing. In its place, a steakhouse is set to open.


May 31, 2022

Supreme Court tosses solar case back to PSC

In an unusual move, the state Supreme Court on Friday said utility regulators need to revise a decision that approved a controversial Duke Energy Florida solar-energy program, saying the regulators’ decision “leaves the court guessing as to the reasoning.”

May 24, 2022

Paper shortages causing issues across the board

Shortages on items have not let up since the beginning of the pandemic.

The newest subject is any manner of paper products—from copy paper to napkins—and the issue is affecting the local area.


May 17, 2022

Creating a new hub: Navarre Town Center project looking ahead

The developer for a potential commercial shopping center – Navarre Town Center – says the project is moving right along. The Navarre Press first reported on the possible Navarre Town Center in March.

The center, which is being considered for future development by Robert “Bob” Benaquis, would essentially be a downtown shopping center in Navarre.


May 14, 2022

Holley By The Sea promotes local businesses

Holley By The Sea (HBTS) held a Spring Business Expo at their recreation center May 14, where local companies set up tables to tell HBTS members about their businesses.

May 10, 2022

Pensacola International Airport shares success story

The director of the Pensacola International Airport (PNS) presented the progress of the airport at the Santa Rosa County Chamber of Commerce.

The Economic Development, Growth and Education (EDGE) meeting took place on May 3, and a number of business representatives from the community were present to learn about the economic success of one particular business


May 6, 2022

Holley Properties sells building, relocates virtually

A landmark building in Navarre located at 6863 Navarre Parkway has sold.

Built in 2001, Holley Properties has anchored the corner across from the Holley by the Sea entrance for more than 20 years. Their presence in Navarre began in 1991.


May 3, 2022

Pink Pirates donate $20,000

The Pink Pirates of Navarre donated $20,000 to Baptist Health Care’s mammogram fund on April 27, through their 2021 fundraising efforts.

The fund provides mammograms to uninsured women in the communities Baptist serves.