Cherie Rice

Low-cost spay/neuter clinic seeking county support

Low-cost spay/neuter clinic seeking county support

Efforts continue to bring a low-cost spay and neuter clinic to Santa Rosa County, which recently held one of the highest euthanasia rates for cats and dogs in the state. Since nonprofit A HOPE, and founder Brandi Winkleman, launched their efforts in 2016, euthanasia rates have plummeted, and the Santa Rosa County Animal Shelter underwent […]

Meet the new Zoning Board

Meet the new Zoning Board

With exactly a week to go before their first meeting and just hours after their official hiring, the members of the newly seated Zoning Board got a crash course in public service Nov. 14 at the Tiger Point Community Center. The Zoning Board is one of many county committees composed of citizen appointees, helping in […]

Zoning Board replacement moving forward

Zoning Board replacement moving forward

Santa Rosa County will have a new Zoning Board and new policies governing citizen committees. The Board of County Commissioners Tuesday set the issue for a final approval vote Thursday. The Zoning Board has become a source of controversy in the last two months after the commissioners voted to fire all sitting members of the […]

Pitch it to me: The art of a good elevator pitch

Pitch it to me: The art of a good elevator pitch

Imagine stepping onto an elevator and coming face-to-face with your perfect customer or the employer of your dreams. You have less than two minutes to grab their attention and sell your product, service or skills. And your mind goes blank. Read the full article in the March 23 issue of Navarre Press. Subscribe online at […]

Expo connects businesses to ladies of all ages

Expo connects businesses to ladies of all ages

There were lines out the door waiting to get into the Navarre Conference Center Saturday morning, Oct. 1 in anticipation of the Navarre Women’s Expo hosted by the Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce (NBACOC). Businesses from all over the Navarre area lined the conference hall giving ladies a look at the services and products […]

Business women of Navarre unite

Business women of Navarre unite

Business women of Navarre built connections and discussed self-worth with author and motivational speaker Linda Sizemore Wednesday, July 20 at this month’s Women 2 Women Connecting Group. The group, founded by Cherie Rice and Sarah Hasty, provides a forum for business women in Navarre to come together. Members meet every third Wednesday of the month […]

Chamber banquet celebrates members

Chamber banquet celebrates members

The Navarre Beach Area Chamber’s annual awards and installation banquet Friday evening themed “Putting on the Ritz” honored outgoing chairman of the board Regina Carter of Gulf Power and welcomed Linda Fusco of All Phase Cleaning as chairman. The sold out crowd enjoyed fine dining at The Soundside, Hurlburt Field and was then treated to an annual […]