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Navarre Library celebrates 34 years

Navarre Library celebrates 34 years

The Santa Rosa County Library System celebrated their 10th birthday Monday, Oct. 10, at 10 a.m. at all of their locations. Navarre Library joined in the fun with cake cuttings, children’s games and craft projects. Rainbows of balloons and streamers covered the ceiling and walls. For Navarre Library, the month marks a much older milestone. […]

Local centenarian celebrates 100

Local centenarian celebrates 100

Emma Warren was all smiles as she celebrated her centennial birthday on Thursday with family.  The room at a local restaurant was filled with her sister, three of her six children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and even great-great grandchildren. “It isn’t every day that someone turns 100,” Warren’s daughter Mary Campbell said.  And she is correct.  The […]

Happy 195th Florida

Happy 195th Florida

Florida turned 195 years old Sunday, July 17, the date that the territory extending from the Mississippi River to the Keys transferred from Spanish control to the United States. Historian John Appleyard described Pensacola’s critical role in the history of the state during a celebratory luncheon Sunday at Jackson’s Steakhouse just yards from the site […]

‘Look who’s 1’

‘Look who’s 1’

One of the Gulf Breeze Zoo’s reticulated giraffes, Gideon, celebrated his first birthday Sunday. Gideon was born March 27, 2015 and is the second offspring of Gabby and Geronimo. Other spring arrivals include a baby golden-headed lion tamarin born March 1. These tiny endangered monkeys are native to rainforests of eastern Brazil. The pond in […]