Rachel Provoznik

Navarre Beach Fire says thanks, farewell to Weston

Navarre Beach Fire says thanks, farewell to Weston

Navarre Beach Fire Rescue said goodbye to a dedicated member of its board of directors last week as Georgie Weston announced an early departure. Weston, the first woman to serve on the board, resigned the position effective Feb. 13 due to personal commitments. “It’s with a heavy heart that I have to say goodbye to […]

300 turn out for volunteer firefighter training

300 turn out for volunteer firefighter training

The Northwest Florida State College campus was smoking last weekend as the Northwest Florida Volunteer Firefighters Weekend held its regional training event. This massive exercise serves groups throughout the region, including first responders from Navarre, said the nonprofit’s Public Information Officer Mike Cox. Read the full article in the Sept. 26 issue of Navarre Press. […]

Firefighter dream achieved

Firefighter dream achieved

After wrapping up her shift each day at Publix, Navarre native Rachel Provoznik, 19, would run the length of the Navarre Beach multiuse path, sometimes starting off as late as 10:30 p.m. She was a woman on a mission.     Read the full article in the Aug. 15 issue of Navarre Press. Visit navarrepress.com/subscribe […]

Navarre Beach Fire turns 30

Navarre Beach Fire turns 30

When James Wirth, Sr., visited the Navarre Beach fire station back in the 1980s, he was greeted by a two-bay garage and no one home. Inside, the truck meant to be the island’s fire engine would not start. Neither would the boat meant for water rescues.   Read the full article in the Aug. 8 […]