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Teen cough syrup abuse leads to new regulations

Teen cough syrup abuse leads to new regulations

As 2016 said farewell, states across the country said hello to new regulations and laws. Florida was no exception. One important law that hit the books at the first of the year is SB 938 which prohibits the sale of certain cough medicines to minors. This piece of legislation makes it a civil violation for […]

Navarre in need of more child care providers

Navarre in need of more child care providers

Statistics show that a fast-growing Navarre has fewer child care providers per child than the rest of Santa Rosa County. Nearly 40 percent of Santa Rosa’s minors, roughly 15,000, hail from Navarre according to data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau and Neilson Company analytics. Though some of these minors are old enough to take […]

House party on Beleza leads to arrest

House party on Beleza leads to arrest

Bradley Savage, age 25 of Navarre, was arrested for Battery on a law enforcement officer and Resisting an officer with violence during a house party investigation on Jan. 2. According to the arrest report, when the deputies arrived and knocked on the front door of the house, several juveniles and others scrambled to leave the […]

5 years probation for Navarre mom

5 years probation for Navarre mom

A Navarre woman accused last year of providing alcohol to minors received five years probation at her Feb. 11 sentencing. Chrisheyl Bryant Watson, 40, of Raider Lane, pleaded no contest to one count of child neglect, a third-degree felony; one count of contributing to the delinquency of a minor, a first-degree misdemeanor; and one count […]