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Blackwater River State Forest set to expand

Blackwater River State Forest set to expand

Blackwater River State Forest will expand by 800 acres due to the acquisition of the Florida Forever Project Area Wolfe Creek Forest. Funds for the purchase came from the United States Forest Service and the U.S. Navy. The announcement was made Friday by Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam. “Florida’s state forests are vital ecological and […]

First Baptist unveils expansion plans

First Baptist unveils expansion plans

First Baptist Church of Navarre is bursting at the seams, and in response the church staff has proposed construction of a 16,800-square-foot Family Life Center. Church Business Manager and Treasurer Sarah Heller said this multifunctional facility will fill a desperate need of the church: space for the children. The proposed price tag is $1.1 million […]

Emergency room expansion underway

Emergency room expansion underway

Santa Rosa Medical Center broke ground Thursday on an expansion program that will more than double the size of the hospital’s emergency department. Construction will take place during the next 12 month, however, the new space is scheduled to open to patients in February 2016. Renovation of the current space should be completed and operational […]