U.S. citizenship

Ceremony finalizes long trek to US citizenship

Ceremony finalizes long trek to US citizenship

In a celebration of the American melting pot, 275 people crowded in with family and friends to take the oath of citizenship Jan. 17 in Pensacola, completing a lengthy process to call the U.S. home. Among their ranks were people from all corners of the globe, with native languages ranging across the spectrum. Read the […]

‘Home forever,’ Navarre resident gains U.S. citizenship

‘Home forever,’ Navarre resident gains U.S. citizenship

Navarre’s own Lulu Jahn, a South African native and mother of five, was among the more than 150 people from around the globe who took the oath of U.S. citizenship Fridayduring a tearful ceremony in Pensacola. “It means everything to me,” Jahn said. Read the full article in the Nov. 29 issue of Navarre Press. […]

Love leads Mariya to citizenship

Love leads Mariya to citizenship

For Mariya Yurevna Calkins of Navarre, the road to U.S. citizenship was paved by an unlikely romance. Though her husband was born and raised in the Navarre area, Mariya grew up in Russia during the unraveling of the Soviet Union. Read the full article in the Mar. 8 issue of Navarre Press. Visit www.navarrepress.com/subscribe to […]