Citizenship

Romance in Italy leads to U.S. citizenship

Romance in Italy leads to U.S. citizenship

Jemelyn Chiappetta’s interesting journey to the United States reached a milestone last month at her naturalization ceremony in Pensacola. In front of family and friends, the Navarre resident became a citizen of America. “I was excited about it,” Chiappetta said. “It was a really nice ceremony.” The road to that point was filled with twists […]

The long and winding road to citizenship for one Navarre resident

The long and winding road to citizenship for one Navarre resident

There were 75 citizen candidates at the Nov. 18 Naturalization Ceremony held in the National Naval Aviation Museum. Navarre resident, Marta Harsha, took a very different path before raising her hand to take the Allegiance Oath. “My mom was a gymnast and my dad was a silver medalist in the 1976 Olympics held in Montreal. […]

Local 4-Hers “hit it with their best shot”

Local 4-Hers “hit it with their best shot”

Sharp public speaking skills and an intimate knowledge of shot guns meant a state 4-H victory for two Santa Rosa teen ladies at this summer’s State 4-H Competition. Katie Carmichael, 18 and Sydney English, 15, took first place at the state competition for their presentation of “Hit it With Your Best Shot” an illustrated talk, […]