2014

Revised numbers: more than 98M tourists in 2014

Revised numbers: more than 98M tourists in 2014

Gov. Rick Scott announced Thursday that according to the revised preliminary 2014 visitation figure released by VISIT FLORIDA, 98.9 million people visited Florida last year, a 5.1 percent increase over the previous high of 93.7 million in 2013. This marks the second largest year-over-year visitor increase Florida has experienced in a decade, according to a release […]

Update: Raider Day becomes Midnight Madness

Update: Raider Day becomes Midnight Madness

If the turf at Bennett C. Russell Stadium in Navarre could talk, it would be screaming, “Uncle.” Football players from the tiniest Navarre Youth Sports Association athletes to high school seniors ran, jumped and even mashed each other into the turf for more than seven hours as Raider Day became Midnight Madness. Games started at […]

Running the Flag Day 5k

Running the Flag Day 5k

Runners and walkers hit the pavement Saturday, June 14 for the Fourth Annual Flag Day 5k sponsored the Columbiettes of St. Sylvester Catholic Church. Proceeds from the event benefited the Special Operations Warrior Foundation and Life, Inc. Complete results are available in the June 19 issue  of Navarre Press or subscribe online here.