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Drive-thru testing added in Santa Rosa County

Drive-thru testing added in Santa Rosa County

Santa Rosa County announced yesterday drive-thru COVID testing sites are being set up throughout the county with no pre-screening required. The following sites are scheduled with more coming soon: April 30: 9 a.m. – noon Bagdad Mill Site Park, 6953 Main Street in Bagdad May 1: 9 a.m. – Milton Community Center, 5629 Byrom Street […]

Tourist Development Council critical of north, south inequity

Tourist Development Council critical of north, south inequity

In the past 10 years, three times as many tourist development dollars were spent in Milton than in Navarre for infrastructure improvements. In contrast, the beach alone accounts for more than half of the dollars generated.               Read the full article in the Oct. 11 issue of Navarre Press. […]

Infrastructure grants off the table

Infrastructure grants off the table

Despite taking a hardline approach in May, the Tourist Development Council (TDC) flip-flopped Tuesday, voting to fund several out of cycle Local Event Marketing Grants just weeks before the TDC’s final budget proposal is due to the county. In doing so they gutted a plan to offer two $10,000 grants for the encouragement of budding […]