community service

Navarre Navy JROTC making a difference one hour at a time

Navarre Navy JROTC making a difference one hour at a time

In a typical year, Navarre’s Navy Junior ROTC program puts in 10,000 hours of community service. That doesn’t even count work such as handling color guard duties at a football game or working the concessions at a basketball game. “It gives me faith in our future to see the kids’ willingness to give back to […]

Local attorney serves on Volunteer Florida commission

Local attorney serves on Volunteer Florida commission

Governor Rick Scott announced Friday the reappointment of Navarre-based attorney Kerry Anne Schultz to the Commission on Community Service. Schultz is a member of Fountain, Schultz and Associates, and is serving as vice chair of the commission. Read the full article in the Dec. 13 issue of Navarre Press. Visit www.navarrepress.com/subscribe to view subscription options […]

ROTC cadets step up to help in Panama City

ROTC cadets step up to help in Panama City

Navarre’s Navy Junior ROTC program rose to the occasion on short notice to help out Hurricane Michael victims. Last Monday morning, a call for help at the Bozeman Shelter in Panama City went out to Navarre and 41 cadets from the high school ended up helping 150 evacuees move to a mega shelter at Arnold […]

Santa Rosa County’s third annual Day of Service builds stronger community

Santa Rosa County’s third annual Day of Service builds stronger community

From providing free civil legal services to building wildlife habitats, dozens of volunteers lent their skills and labor Saturday for Santa Rosa County’s third annual Day of Service. The event is put on through Santa Rosa County’s Emergency Management and SAFER Santa Rosa program each year. Read the full article in the June 7 issue […]

Navarre goes global in cleanup effort

Navarre goes global in cleanup effort

Murky skies and a little rain could not deter volunteers Saturday morning, Sept. 17, from participating in the 31st International Coastal Cleanup on Navarre Beach. More than 30 students from Pensacola State College’s South Santa Rosa Campus dawned rain coats and gloves to pick up garbage bag after garbage bag of trash along the beaches […]

Cadets give final salute at NHS

Cadets give final salute at NHS

Navarre High School’s Navy Junior ROTC Battalion made its mark this year when it was selected by the Navy League as the top unit in the Area 8 region. The battalion is one of the top 11 units in the world. From April 1, 2014, to April 1, 2015, cadets have accumulated points through college […]