NJROTC cadets

Raider Games brighten the day of everyone involved

Raider Games brighten the day of everyone involved

Carissa Spessard had never been a part of the Raider Games until Friday. The Navarre High swimmer didn’t hesitate to dive into the opportunity when asked. “My coach asked me and I said ‘of course,’” Spessard said. “I wanted to help make these kids’ day.” Read the full article in the April 19 issue of […]

Smiles, laughter and fun highlight Raider Games

Smiles, laughter and fun highlight Raider Games

Gabby Ayala watched as young children did their best to hold a coconut between their legs and hop to a finish line. She cheered them on the entire way. Normally, others are cheering her on as Ayala plays softball for Navarre. On this sun-splashed Friday morning in April, the script was flipped. Ayala was rooting […]

NJROTC cadets earn recognition in essay contest

NJROTC cadets earn recognition in essay contest

Master Chief Petty Officer James Ethridge has always emphasized the importance of writing to his NJROTC students at Navarre High School. It’s why he makes every student participate in the Fleet Reservation Association Americanism Essay contest each year. “All of my students do it,” Ethridge said. “Writing is very important to me and it’s a […]