Santa Rosa County Florida

Tropical Storm Nestor forms

Tropical Storm Nestor forms

Tropical Disturbance 16 in the Gulf of Mexico has now formed into Tropical Storm Nestor, with a center of low pressure detected. The cone of uncertainty has moved east of our area, however, the track of the storm could change, so all residents should be watching T.S. Nestor. KEY POINTS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: […]

GUILTY! Fired United Way chief admits fraud

GUILTY!  Fired United Way chief admits fraud

Guy Thompson’s long career of leadership in community sharing turned to shame on Thursday when he pleaded guilty to 23 counts of embezzling money from Santa Rosa’s now-defunct United Way chapter and evading taxes on his illegal income. In the wake of a joint probe by the FBI and the Internal Revenue Service that began […]

Cold temperatures headed our way

Cold temperatures headed our way

According to the National Weather Service in Mobile, two cold fronts are heading our way this week. The first cold front will arrive Tuesday evening bringing moderate rain amounts Tuesday evening into Wednesday. “Behind that is a significant cold front and winds will shift out of the north with winds up to 15 mph and […]

Human remains found in Santa Rosa County

Human remains found in Santa Rosa County

On Friday, Oct. 28, work crews performing work on Interstate 10 approximately three-tenths of a mile west of exit 26 found human remains in a wooded area adjacent to the fence line.  Santa Rosa County deputies were contacted and confirmed the remains were human.  According to a press release issued by the Sheriff’s Office, the […]