fundraisers

Top 5 events this week

Top 5 events this week

Here are the top five events happening this week:   Wednesday, Sept. 26 Toes-N-Sand Windjammers on the Pier and the Navarre Beach Fishing Pier will show a movie favorite, “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” on the big screen at dusk (around 7:30 p.m.) Bring your family and a blanket. Food and beverages will be available to […]

Senior center accepts board candidates, eyes opportunities to generate income

Senior center accepts board candidates, eyes opportunities to generate income

The wheels are in motion for the new board to be in place at the Holley-Navarre Senior Center by the start of 2018. Six people stepped forward to be candidates at Friday’s general meeting, including current board members Don Brown and Betty Lyle. Others who have put their name on the candidate list are Teresa […]

Dove puts focus on increasing senior center membership

Dove puts focus on increasing senior center membership

As the newly elected president of the Holley-Navarre Senior Center Board, Bill Dove is determined to help drive up membership at the senior center. Dove will serve a two-year term as president of the board and discussed his goal at the general meeting earlier this month. “My goal is to increase membership by 50 percent […]

Plunges net thousands for local charities

Plunges net thousands for local charities

Historically, new year’s day plunges take place in frigid waters and cold temperatures making it a challenge to complete. But when you live in Florida, it isn’t such a challenge, especially this winter. With temperatures in the 70s, weather conditions were favorable as hundreds of locals and visitors plunged into Navarre Beach’s waters new year’s […]

Color run raises funds for HNIS school playground

Color run raises funds for HNIS school playground

Holley Navarre Intermediate School raised thousands of dollars Saturday, Oct. 1 at the school’s first-ever HNIS Color Run. Though the event fell short of their goal Assistant Principal Tina Howard said the nearly $30,000 was a great start. It’s a really good start toward a playground, but we are going to have to do some […]

Camaraderie, fun hallmarks of Navarre Relay for Life

Camaraderie, fun hallmarks of Navarre Relay for Life

Ask Brenda Whidden how Navarre feels about Relay for Life, her answer is simple. “This town is dedicated to Relay,” she said. And she’s not kidding. Two years ago, Navarre broke the top 25 in the state for money raised. Right now, Navarre Relay for Life is ranked 17th in Florida. And on May 2, […]

Forget the one-cent sales tax, we’ll build our own courthouse

Forget the one-cent sales tax, we’ll build our own courthouse

Since the one-cent sales tax to build a new courthouse failed a few weeks ago, we put our heads together in the newsroom and came up with a few creative ways to fund the replacement of the dilapidated building. The tried-and-true fundraisers immediately came to mind, including a bake sale and a carwash. Who doesn’t […]