Rachel Coggins

Local duo lays groundwork for Togo mission

Local duo lays groundwork for Togo mission

It took 24 hours and four layovers for Navarre First Assembly of God missionaries Rachel Coggins and Becky Fleury to make their way to the impoverished regions of the African nation of Togo. The women were on a mission Jan. 16-25 to lay the foundations for future missions. Read the full article in the Feb. […]

County admin recommends butterfly house at wildlife refuge

County admin recommends butterfly house at wildlife refuge

In one of his last acts as District 4 County Commissioner, Rob Williamson said he has lost confidence in the fiscal viability of the Panhandle Butterfly House. “Where I once had a confidence that they would be able to run a yearlong, sustainable operation and take on the expenses that they have never before paid […]

Panhandle Butterfly House celebrates Pollinator Week

Panhandle Butterfly House celebrates Pollinator Week

The Panhandle Butterfly House rounded out celebrations of Pollinator Week Saturday with butterfly releases, crafts and a parade through Navarre Park. By signed proclamation of Gov. Rick Scott, June 18-24 was declared Pollinator Week. Read the full article in the June 28 issue of Navarre Press. Click here to subscribe for as little as $38 per […]

Navarre Garden Club earns awards at convention

Navarre Garden Club earns awards at convention

The Navarre Garden Club was honored with 13 awards at the 90th Annual Convention of the Florida Federation of Garden Clubs.  Representing the club were President Rachel Coggins, Vice President Nancy Gaskins, Jr. Garden Club Chair JoAnn Conors and Florida Federation of Garden Club District 1 Director Sharon Johnson. Read the full article in the […]

Navarre Garden Club Wins National Award

Navarre Garden Club Wins National Award

The Navarre Garden Club was awarded a National Certificate of Commendation by the National Garden Club, Inc. during its 86th Annual Convention in Louisville, Ky. The awards presented were for entries that reflected projects or activities that occurred during 2014, and the commendation was for the landscaping around the Blue Star Memorial Highway marker installed […]