Board of Directors

Update: Holley Navarre Water board appoints four

Update: Holley Navarre Water board appoints four

The Holley Navarre Board of Directors consisting of Will Goulet, Daryl Lynchard and Mark Miller appointed four new board members at Tuesday night’s meeting by straw poll of the members. There were 177 total voters and votes were cast as follows: Doug Larson (96 votes)* Joseph Aguirre (93 votes)* Brett Ramsey (83 votes)* Shane Kahl […]

Kelly abruptly removed from Holley Navarre Water board

Kelly abruptly removed from Holley Navarre Water board

Under accusations that Holley Navarre Water System board members Brian Kelly and James Calkins “colluded with his (Calkins) brother-in-law to get Brian Kelly services” at the address listed for Kelly’s water service, a motion was made by Troy Bossier to rescind his membership certificate and remove him from the board. The motion passed with two […]

Meet Myrtle the Turtle

Meet Myrtle the Turtle

Santa Rosa County has a new ambassador that will call the Florida Welcome Center on I-10 home.  Her name is Myrtle the Turtle and she has her own hashtag (#myrtletheturtle). In a Tourist Development Council meeting April 5, Julie Morgan, tourist development director said that the possibilities that the turtle idea creates are endless.  The […]

Navarre YMCA director resigns

Navarre YMCA director resigns

Longtime Navarre Pullum YMCA Branch Director, Dottie Thomas, resigned last week much to the surprise of her board of directors. Thomas has been at the Navarre YMCA for eight years and has been the branch director for five years. During that time the Navarre YMCA has grown to the point that it has outgrown its […]

TDC Board approves two applicants for expiring term

TDC Board approves two applicants for expiring term

The board of directors for the Santa Rosa County Tourist Development Council voted in favor of recommending two of the three interested applicants to the Board of County Commissioners to fill two seats being vacated on the board.  They also voted to approve $32,000 in funding for organizations who submitted applications to receive grant money […]

Alexander ousted from chamber

Alexander ousted from chamber

After nearly two years as the CEO and president of the Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, Tony Alexander was terminated Tuesday morning in a vote by the board of directors. The board released a general statement regarding its decision, citing that it had lost confidence in Alexander’s ability to manage office personnel and in […]

Water system adds new board member

Water system adds new board member

The Holley-Navarre Water System Board of Directors hosted a special meeting May 29 to fill a vacancy created by longtime board member Charles Enghauser, who resigned April 21. Navarre Beach resident Robert Coley will serve until January 2016 when a permanent board member will be elected. Daryl Lynchard, board president, said three candidates were initially […]

Members honored at chamber banquet

Members honored at chamber banquet

The Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual awards and installation banquet Friday night at The Soundside, Hurlburt Field. Jim Taylor, 2014 chamber chairman, passed the gavel to Regina Carter, of Gulf Power Company, who will serves as chairman of the 2015 executive board. In addition to welcoming the new board of directors, […]

3 Holley by the Sea board members resign

3 Holley by the Sea board members resign

The Holley by the Sea Board of Directors welcomed five new members July 19, and 10 days later, three of the newly elected board members tendered their resignations. Earl Dean, Mike Scott and Carol Scott all submitted letters of resignation July 29. Read more in the Aug. 7 issue of Navarre Press or subscribe online here.