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Rollover causes injuries, backup at Coral Street

Rollover causes injuries, backup at Coral Street

U.S. Highway 98 westbound traffic in Navarre came to a crawl 4:30 p.m. Sept. 4 after a T-bone type collision at the intersection of Coral Street. Dispatchers indicated one person was ejected from their vehicle, and an SUV was rolled over on its side in the road. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a black Toyota […]

Saltwater intrusion continuing concern for Holley Navarre Water

Saltwater intrusion continuing concern for Holley Navarre Water

Seven times in the past nine years, Holley Navarre Water System’s (HNWS) sodium levels have exceeded the maximum contaminant level set forth by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). HNWS General Manager Paul Gardner said saltwater intrusion is a common problem for water systems in the area. Read the full article in the July 12 […]

Car wash site back on market

Car wash site back on market

It may not be a car wash after all. “A Proper Wash” signs have been taken down from property at the corner of Harvest Village Court and U.S. Highway 98 and tucked behind the “for sale” signs. Santa Rosa County had approved plans for construction of a tunnel-style car wash with self-service vacuuming stations, but […]

Race to the car wash

Race to the car wash

  Navarre is getting two car washes within two blocks of each other based on county documents, and a third car wash is planned for a site less than 6 miles away. Two of the planned car washes will be Ronny’s Car Washes. Ronny’s is a chain of tunnel-style automated car washes that had locations […]

Sunrise Drive to close for flood-control work

Sunrise Drive to close for flood-control work

Construction to reduce repeated flooding at the entrance of Sunrise Drive in Navarre will begin March 5 with the installation of traffic control measures. This project, funded with roughly $530,000 in local option sales tax (LOST) dollars, is designed to help prevent flooding from the ponds located on each side of Sunrise Drive following extended […]