July 10

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

1. CABINET MEMBER UNDER FIRE AS EPSTEIN CASE REAPPRAISED President Trump said he would be looking “very closely” at Labor Secretary Alex Acosta’s handling of a sex trafficking case involving now-jailed billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein. But he also praised Acosta’s performance on the job and saying he felt “very badly” for him. 2. DEMS STRUGGLING […]

480 acres set for rezoning

480 acres set for rezoning

Developers are requesting a zoning change for a 480-acre vacant, wooded parcel, north of Highway 98 and west of Edgewood Drive. The request would allow for smaller lot sizes on the property, which could result in more homes when the property is developed. The Santa Rosa County Commissioners will consider the request Thursday at 6 p.m. The […]

Highway 98 lane closures east of Hurlburt

Highway 98 lane closures east of Hurlburt

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has announced lane closures of Highway 98, just east of Cody Avenue starting July 7. The closures will impact the inside lanes of both eastbound and westbound traffic. According to FDOT, the closures will take place between 7 p.m. and 5:30 a.m., July 7 – 10. The closures are […]