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Mar 24, 2021

Florida’s ‘Best Kept Secret’ attracts Spring Breakers

The snow-white sand near the Navarre Beach Fishing Pier was filled with people from all over the country last Friday as Spring Break commenced.

Shamrock Stroll
Mar 20, 2021

Shamrock Stroll becomes new Navarre Beach tradition

Navarre Beach was covered with green along Gulf Boulevard March 20 for the inaugural Shamrock Stroll. More than 100 people wore their green attire Saturday morning and dressed their dogs up as leprechauns for the 5K Fun Run/Walk, Pet Parade and Costume Contest put on by the Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce.

Mar 18, 2021

Take Stock in Children program seeks mentors

Mentors are vital to the success of the Take Stock in Children program and Santa Rosa County Student Services Coordinator Monica Turner is currently searching for new ones to avoid a shortage.

Mar 16, 2021

Santa Rosa quilting guild warms up firefighters

Down time really isn’t a thing for the Santa Rosa Quilt Guild.

Its latest project reached a new group Friday morning.


Mar 15, 2021

Help save neonatal kittens

A fundraiser is underway to purchase seven incubators for A HOPE, Inc, an animal rescue organization in Milton.

Mar 14, 2021

Car show, chili cook-off bring community together

Santa Rosa Kids House Chili Cook-Off and Car Show was held Saturday, March 6 at Ollie’s Neighborhood Grill in Milton.

Mar 12, 2021

Bed tax revenue continues to climb in Santa Rosa County

Bed tax revenues continue to rise in Santa Rosa County, with January showing a 34.91% increase over the previous year.

Mar 11, 2021

Cheerleaders raise money by ‘egging’ yards

Here comes Peter Cottontail.

The Navarre High School (NHS) cheerleaders will be transforming into Easter bunnies the night before Easter this year and leave many yards full of colorful eggs.


Mar 8, 2021

Surf’s up, or is it?

On a typical day along Navarre Beach, the Gulf of Mexico is calm and clear. You can see the white sand below it and the creatures that swim past your feet.

Mar 4, 2021

Woman’s club needs your help to feed foster children

With 1,400 children in foster care in the area and more than 600 of them needing food and shelter, GFWC Santa Rosa Woman’s Club has launched a “Help Feed the Children” drive as part of a statewide women’s club initiative to encourage “Love, Respect and Kindness” for all.

From March 1 to April 30, club members will ask retail businesses, offices, neighborhood homeowners’ associations organizations, civic and church groups, realtors, gyms, clubs and corporate offices to serve as collection sites for the drive.