Walmart

Frozen blackberries recalled due to possible Norovirus

Frozen blackberries recalled due to possible Norovirus

A voluntary recall of some frozen blackberries sold in Walmart stores has been issued due to the potential of being contaminated with Norovirus according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Alma Pak of Alma, Georgia is recalling specific lots of product containing frozen blackberries after FDA testing of frozen blackberries was reported to […]

10 Things to Know for Friday

10 Things to Know for Friday

1. WHO REVERSED COURSE ON ABORTION POLICY Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden says he no longer supports a long-standing congressional ban on using federal money to pay for abortions. 2. WHAT A TOP US COMMANDER IS SAYING ABOUT GULF TENSIONS Gen. Frank McKenzie says Iran appears to have decided to “step back and recalculate” in […]

Businesses requiring tobacco buyers to be 21

Businesses requiring tobacco buyers to be 21

For years, youth smoking had been in decline. Then e-cigarette devices hit the market, resulting in a spike in youth tobacco use. According to the National Youth Tobacco Survey for 2018, 4.9 million middle and high schoolers report currently using tobacco.   Read the full article in the May 23 issue of Navarre Press. Visit […]

Navarre Chamber welcomes Walmart Neighborhood store

Navarre Chamber welcomes Walmart Neighborhood store

The new Walmart Neighborhood Market store celebrated their grand opening with a ribbon cutting by the Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce. The store’s first official customer, Tina Maloney, cut the ribbon Friday, Jan. 12. Featured in the Jan. 18 issue of Navarre Press. Subscribe online at navarrepress.com for as little as $38 per year. […]

Man exposes genitals to child in Walmart

Man exposes genitals to child in Walmart

A Colorado man was arrested Wednesday morning in the Gulf Breeze Walmart after he allegedly exposed his genitals to an 8-year-old girl. Jonathan Obrien was seen on surveillance footage following the girl through the store according to a Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office report. He appeared to be touching his genitals at the time. He […]

Man pulls knife on Walmart manager

Man pulls knife on Walmart manager

Shoplifting turned to assault in the Navarre Walmart April 22 after a Navarre man allegedly threatened the store manager with a knife. According to a Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Office report, Christopher Shaw, 21, and  Margarete Smith, 21, were observed concealing items while at the Walmart on Navarre Parkway. According the store manager, he began to […]

Navarre Wal-Mart opens new regional training academy

Navarre Wal-Mart opens new regional training academy

Navarre Wal-Mart store 3439 opened a new regional training academy for Wal-Mart locations throughout northwest Florida and graduated its first class Tuesday, Feb. 14, during their Grand Opening Ceremony. Read the full article in the Feb. 23 issue of Navarre Press. Subscribe online at navarrepress.com for as little as $38 per year.

Christmas tree sales competitive market for Navarre

Christmas tree sales competitive market for Navarre

Tree lots packed with freshly cut evergreens have cropped up across Navarre this Christmas season, and chain stores like Lowes and Walmart have shipped in dozens of their own trees for sale. This influx of supply has left the area with quite the competitive market tree salesman David Moore said. Moore works for Miller Tree […]

New Walmart confirmed for Navarre

New Walmart confirmed for Navarre

The grocery store planned to be constructed on Navarre Parkway across from Joybrook Road will be a Walmart Neighborhood Market according to building plans submitted for the project in September to the Santa Rosa County Development Services office. Jason McLarty with Development Services said there has not been an official start date set for construction […]

Fill the Boot campaign affects local residents

Fill the Boot campaign affects local residents

In partnership for more than 60 years, the Muscular Dystrophy Association and the International Association of Fire Fighters have joined in the fight against muscle-debilitating diseases that can strike both children and adults.  This year is no exception as local firefighters at Holley-Navarre Fire District ready to kick off the Fill the Boot MDA Campaign […]

Parents shell out hundreds for back to school

Parents shell out hundreds for back to school

Back-to-school shoppers are set to spend $27.3 billion on their K-12 students nationwide according to the National Retail Federation’s annual back-to-school report, a nearly $4 billion increase over last year. In Navarre, parents can expect to spend between $55-$101 on school supplies alone for their grade schoolers plus anywhere between $10 and $40 for a […]

Walmart set to roll out grocery pickup service

Walmart set to roll out grocery pickup service

The Florida market is relatively new to online grocery pickup service at Wal-Mart, debuting in the state late last year. Navarre will soon offer the service, rolling it out July 13 at the store location on Navarre Parkway, and store manager Bryan Boney is excited about it. “I think it’s a great opportunity for people […]

Pharmacy employee steals thousands of pills

Pharmacy employee steals thousands of pills

A Gulf Breeze Wal-Mart pharmacy employee was arrested March 21 for stealing Hydrocodone pills by false prescription since 2010, according to a Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office arrest report. Forty-six-year-old Raine Webb Roberts is accused of using false prescriptions for a non-existent customer and using her own insurance information and employee discount card to receive […]

Stolen truck found in Wal-Mart parking lot

Stolen truck found in Wal-Mart parking lot

A truck stolen from Tennessee was recovered Wednesday in the parking lot at the Navarre Wal-Mart. Officers with the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office found the 2014 silver Chevy parked without a tag. Judy Thomas, technician with the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office Crime Scene Unit, was collecting evidence from the vehicle that afternoon before […]