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Mauro recognized by SeaWorld for Science Station work

Mauro recognized by SeaWorld for Science Station work

Navarre Beach Marine Science Station Director Charlene Mauro was named the 2018 SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment Outstanding Environmental Educator this month. The award is given to recognize the efforts of teachers across the country to promote local environmental education and preservation. Read the full article in the Mar. 29 issue of Navarre Press. Visit www.navarrepress.com/subscribe […]

Nichols recognized for continued excellence

Nichols recognized for continued excellence

Santa Rosa County Tax Collector Stan Nichols is one of only a few of Florida’s 67 Tax Collectors to earn a special designation for excellence in the field of financial operations. A judging panel named by the Florida Tax Collectors Association performed a detailed review of the Tax Collector’s financial records, practices and use of […]

Local child advocate recognized for excellence

Local child advocate recognized for excellence

Navarre volunteer child advocate Heather Pohlman received the Guardian Ad Litem Volunteer of the Year award for going “above and beyond” in representing and advocating for children in abuse and neglect dependency cases in South Santa Rosa County. Guardian Ad Litem, a state agency, services 250 children in Santa Rosa County, Child Advocate Manager II […]

Mauro wins prestigious Johnette B. Bosarge Memorial Award

Mauro wins prestigious Johnette B. Bosarge Memorial Award

Charlene Mauro knew she had been nominated for a prestigious award from the National Marine Educator’s Association but the science specialist with the Santa Rosa County School District had no idea she would actually win the Johnette B. Bosarge Memorial Award. “I knew I was nominated by my colleague and mentor, Jean May-Brett, however, the […]

Principals of the Year

Principals of the Year

Nearly 30 years ago, Brian Noack and Brian Howell were teammates on the college baseball team at Pensacola Junior College. They are now teammates at Navarre High School, serving as the principal and assistant principal, respectively, and both have excelled in their roles much the same way they did when they manned the middle infield […]

Harris earns Firefighter of the Year honor

Harris earns Firefighter of the Year honor

Earner Harris is no stranger to being recognized as the Holley-Navarre Fireman of the Year. This year marks the third time he has received the award. He also earned the honor in 2002 and 2005. “I wasn’t expecting it but it feels special be recognized,” Harris said. “I love this job, the people I work […]