December 1

Navarre Christmas in the Park and Parade set for Dec.1

Navarre Christmas in the Park and Parade set for Dec.1

The Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce’s Annual “Christmas in the Park” event will be held Saturday, Dec.1, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. in Navarre Park at the foot of the Navarre Bridge. This year’s event will include a Merry Market where local arts and crafters will gather with great gift ideas for everyone […]

10 Things to Know for Friday

10 Things to Know for Friday

1. TURMOIL WITHIN NATIONAL SECURITY TEAM BURSTS INTO OPEN After months of clashes, President Trump is considering ousting Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and replacing him with CIA Director Mike Pompeo. 2. ‘I AM TRULY SORRY’ Former “Today” show host Matt Lauer, fired for sexual misconduct, says that repairing the damage he has caused is […]

“Sights and Sounds of the Season”

The Gulf Coast Chorale presents a show that is filled with much-loved music evoking images of Christmas past, present and future at the Pensacola Little Theatre, 400 S. Jefferson St. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10, and are available through the Chorale website, www.gulfcoastchorale.org, at the door, and from Chorale members.

Five Things to Know in Florida for Dec. 1

Five Things to Know in Florida for Dec. 1

NOAA: HURRICANE HUNTER PLANES MOVE FROM TAMPA TO LAKELAND NOAA announced the new home Wednesday for its two Lockheed WP-3D Orion “hurricane hunter” aircraft, along with its Gulfstream IV-SP. The planes fly in and around tropical storms to measure their intensity and forecast their path. DOLPHINS PLAYER LEON ORR CUT AFTER ARREST ON DRUG CHARGES […]

Today in History

Today in History

Today is Thursday, Dec. 1, the 336th day of 2016. There are 30 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On Dec. 1, 1941, Japan’s Emperor Hirohito approved waging war against the United States, Britain and the Netherlands after his government rejected U.S. demands contained in the Hull Note. British-born journalist and broadcaster […]

Cold weather shelter opens Thursday night

Cold weather shelter opens Thursday night

A cold weather shelter for the homeless or heatless will open Thursday, Dec. 1 at Ferris Hill Baptist Church, 6848 Chaffin St. in Milton. Those who would like to stay at the shelter must arrive between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. No one will be admitted after 8:30 p.m. unless brought in by law enforcement. The shelter […]

5 Things to Know in Florida for Dec. 1

5 Things to Know in Florida for Dec. 1

COMMISSIONERS SET TO VOTE ON PROJECT HOPING TO BUILD WORLD’S TALLEST ROLLERCOASTER IN ORLANDO Orange County’s Board of Commissioners is set to vote Tuesday on whether to grant zoning approval for Skyplex Orlando. Opposition led by neighboring Universal Orlando says the proposed 570-foot “Skyscraper” coaster, which would have a 450-foot drop, is too tall and […]