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The Crew celebrates summer

The Crew celebrates summer

Being a teenager is hard. Momentum Church student pastor Ray Millsap said sometimes folks forget that. But between social media bullying, temptations to sin online and the constant barrage of often misleading information, being a teen and being a Christian can be a challenge, he said.   Read the full article in the June 13 […]

Hope can be challenging but rewarding

Hope can be challenging but rewarding

Hope is a pretty young woman who really hopes she will have an adoptive family of her own soon. She comes to us because of drug abuse by her parents and a disrupted relative placement. She is outgoing and sociable. She likes music and drawing. She can be kind and respectful – or not, depending […]

Teen sexually assaulted by family friend

Teen sexually assaulted by family friend

A vacation to Gulf Breeze went terribly wrong for a 17 year old boy after a 46 year old woman he and his mother were traveling with forced him to have sex with her in a port-o-potty. According to the deputy’s report, in August the victim, his mother, Tina Gale Thomas and her boyfriend were […]

Navarre man accused of raping teen

Navarre man accused of raping teen

A Navarre man was arrested Oct. 20 on allegations that he had sex with a 15-year-old girl. Aaron Stokes, 44, is charged with first-degree felony sexual assault. According to witness statements recorded in a Santa Rosa County police report, Stokes was living with the victim during the incident. The victim described previous behavior by Stokes […]

Teen depression can be conquered

Teen depression can be conquered

Alex Worthington was a 17-year-old football player with the Navarre High School Raiders. His mother, Liesa Worthington, described him as hardworking, always striving to be the best at what he does for those around him. But after a serious injury to his stomach, Alex was sidelined, and when he returned to the field, he was […]

Teen starts brush fire

Teen starts brush fire

A 13 year old is said to be responsible for starting what turned into a brush fire on Flintwood Street behind one of the homes.  Holley-Navarre Fire Department was dispatched to the 50-foot-by-80-foot fire, and once on scene Battalion Chief Howie Rounsaville realized that because of windy conditions, the fire was spreading quickly. Read the […]

Teenager arrested for stalking

Teenager arrested for stalking

On Wednesday, Feb. 17, Jay Ellis Moore, 19, of Deer Lane in Navarre was arrested for stalking by willfully and repeatedly following and harassing two women while they were driving. A police-assist call came through dispatch in which two women said they were being followed by a blue car. Read the full article in the […]