computers

Back-to-school tax holiday coming in August

Back-to-school tax holiday coming in August

A back-to-school sales tax holiday, passed by the Florida legislature and signed into law by Governor Rick Scott, will begin at 12:01 a.m. Friday, Aug. 4, and end at 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6. During this sales tax holiday period, qualifying items will be exempt from tax, including certain school supplies selling for $15 or […]

Intermediate students get cracking on coding

Intermediate students get cracking on coding

Holley Navarre Intermediate School students are learning the language of computers thanks to the school’s newly created Coding Club. Read the full article in the Feb. 9 issue of Navarre Press. Subscribe online at navarrepress.com for as little as $38 per year.

Santa Rosa County Hosts HHW Amnesty Day

Santa Rosa County Hosts HHW Amnesty Day

Santa Rosa County will host Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Amnesty Day on Saturday, Mar. 19 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Santa Rosa County South Service Center, 5819 Gulf Breeze Parkway in Midway. This event offers residents the opportunity to dispose of household hazardous waste at no charge without having to drive to the Central […]

Do you do ‘Tax Free Shopping?’

Do you do ‘Tax Free Shopping?’

Florida’s second sales tax holiday of the year is Aug. 1 – 3 and is promoted by the state as the “Back to School holiday.” Shoppers won’t be charged sales tax on purchases of clothing, footwear and certain accessories selling for $100 or less per item, certain school supplies selling for $15 or less per item, and on the […]

Christmas in January for HNMS

Christmas in January for HNMS

A local company’s generosity will allow students at Holley-Navarre Middle School to stay up-to-date with the most current technology software and programs. Employees from Advanced Enterprises Inc. (AEI) went to HNMS Friday and delivered 145 computer systems, so the school can now install the Windows 7 update, which it was unable to do on its […]