Michigan

Retired guys create aquatic works of art

Retired guys create aquatic works of art

                From massive octopi to complex reef scenes, the Gulf of Mexico inspires the works of the artists behind Driftwood by Dennis. Locals Dennis King and Bob Blain are responsible for creating these complex creations from woods exposed to the elements of the Gulf. Read the full article […]

Contaminants minimal in Gulf Breeze tap water

Contaminants minimal in Gulf Breeze tap water

Let’s get this part out of the way: the drinking water provided by the City of Gulf Breeze through its two utilities to customers all the way from the city itself to Tiger Point isn’t perfect. But it isn’t likely to make you sick either. Read the full article in the July 12 issue of […]

Christmas tree sales competitive market for Navarre

Christmas tree sales competitive market for Navarre

Tree lots packed with freshly cut evergreens have cropped up across Navarre this Christmas season, and chain stores like Lowes and Walmart have shipped in dozens of their own trees for sale. This influx of supply has left the area with quite the competitive market tree salesman David Moore said. Moore works for Miller Tree […]

Man gets 15 years for slipping handcuffs

Man gets 15 years for slipping handcuffs

A Michigan man was sentenced in Santa Rosa County court Tuesday, Nov. 8, for escaping from police custody using a handcuff key according to the State Attorney’s office. John Saatio, 36, was sentenced by Circuit Judge John Simon to 15 years in state prison after Saatio had entered a plea straight to the court Nov. […]

Harry and Evelyn built a marriage that lasts

Harry and Evelyn built a marriage that lasts

Harry Adams said he wouldn’t trade his wife for anything in the world. Evelyn, his wife of 77 years, quickly chimes in with a pretty funny response. “Well you couldn’t now, not in the shape you are in,” Evelyn said with a laugh. “You are stuck with me.” That lighter moment offers a glimpse into […]

Local centenarian celebrates 100

Local centenarian celebrates 100

Emma Warren was all smiles as she celebrated her centennial birthday on Thursday with family.  The room at a local restaurant was filled with her sister, three of her six children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and even great-great grandchildren. “It isn’t every day that someone turns 100,” Warren’s daughter Mary Campbell said.  And she is correct.  The […]

Drinking water in Holley-Navarre is better than most areas in the country

Drinking water in Holley-Navarre is better than most areas in the country

The water crisis in Flint, Mich., began in April of 2014. Following a switchover to the Flint River as the city’s main water source, corrosive water conditions from the Flint River caused heavy metal leaching from the lead service pipes in the region. Read the full article in the Mar. 10 issue of Navarre Press. […]

U.S. Marshals make arrest in Milton

U.S. Marshals make arrest in Milton

The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested a Milton man March 11, who was wanted in Michigan on a 1999 warrant that was issued 11 years after the alleged crime took place. U.S. Marshals in Michigan were able to determine that 54-year-old James Curtis White, who is wanted by the Michigan State Police […]