Navarre is set to go from no emergency rooms to three by the end of this year, but patients with some of the most traumatic injuries are likely to still need transport to a trauma center outside of Navarre. Freestanding ERs are more limited than their hospital-attached cousins. All three of the new facilities will […]
U.S. children are taught the phone number 911 from a very young age. For many, it is the first phone number ever committed to memory. From house fires to medical emergencies to crimes, this single telephone number has been the unifying place to call when help is needed. Read the full article in the Mar. […]
In a life-threatening emergency, Santa Rosa County residents receive care from the men and women of Lifeguard EMS and firefighters/paramedics. When it becomes clear that an ambulance is not enough, they call in the helicopter. This fleet of flying ambulances is crewed by trained flight clinicians who can provide crucial life-sustaining care while in the […]
No matter where it occurs from Midway to Navarre Beach, a reported structure fire will bring all engines and personnel available. Read the full article in the March 2 issue of Navarre Press. Subscribe online at navarrepress.com for as little as $38 per year.
A few people late to the scene wondered if perhaps there was a fire or some other serious emergency going on at Beach Colony East on Navarre Beach Wednesday morning. They quickly discovered there was no need to worry. The Navarre Beach Fire Department was simply conducting a ladder truck training exercise at the condo […]
The Blue Water Escape Charter boat Charles Garrett Stone and his father, Charles Samuel, are taking out to the Destin Pass sways back and forth in the choppy waves of the Gulf of Mexico. It’s a muggy Thursday morning in early June, a brief rain shower has come and gone, and the father and son […]
It was by pure chance that a group of sixth-grade students at Holley Navarre Middle School were given an opportunity to see a Lifeguard helicopter up close and learn more about the exciting career opportunities involved with it. It landed on the field near the school for an emergency but ended up not transporting anyone […]