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Storm pummels area

Meteorologists at the National Weather Service in Mobile, Ala. say a dying heavy thunderstorm was to blame for the short weather carnage experienced Sunday afternoon in Gulf Breeze. More...

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Island News

Island Authority gives advantage to local bidders

Local bidders, which include companies located in Escambia or Santa Rosa County, will get first advantage when bidding on any project or service for Pensacola Beach. More...

Gulf Islands National Seashore is a no drone zone

There has been dramatic growth throughout the United States in the numbers and use of unmanned aircraft in recent years. More...

Entertainment

‘The One I Love’ a powerhouse of a movie

“The One I Love” is unlike anything I’ve ever seen. It’s the kind of thing that lingers in your psyche for days and it’s something you’ll still be mulling over weeks after you’ve seen it. More...

‘Outlander’ to return for second season

Q: I am a big fan of “24,” and was pleasantly surprised to see the character of Cheng return this summer. Can you tell me where else I can see the actor who played him? -- Lawrence E., Baltimore More...

WEEK OF August 28 - September 3

Thursday, August 28 n Audubon Society EventThursday, August 28, 7 a.m. - 9 a.m.Pensacola State College,Main Campus, Baroco ScienceCenter, Rm 2142 More...

Obituaries

Molly McGuire Martin

Molly McGuire Martin, October 31, 1936 – August 15, 2014, 77 years old of Stamping Ground, Kentucky, was born to two hardworking, humble parents – Ralph Lee Parker and Edith Clare Wright-Parker. Molly was the fourth of five girls. More...

Business

Office 365: AppRiver partner program hits the mark

Channel partners building business around cloud-based productivity suite

AppRiver’s popular Microsoft Office 365 productivity suite is helping channel partners capture top-line revenue, expand their service offerings and grow their cloud businesses. More...

Philip Gibson, DMD joins Drs. Renfroe and Zieman

Dr. Philip Gibson is now a partner in the dental practice of Renfroe and Zieman. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Don’t bash a work in progress

I was perusing through my Facebook feed the other day and was absolutely appalled by the number of posts I saw in local groups complaining about the “shoddy” work being done along Highway 98. Actually, I laughed. More...

The United Police States of America

Letters to the Editor

Ferguson, Missouri’s police department has released its report on the August 9 shooting death of teenager Michael Brown, a redacted document that ACLU attorney Tony Rothert says violates Missouri’s Sunshine Law by omitting key information More...

Man perishes from accident

DUI victim fought for his life in hospital

A Gulf Breeze man who had been fighting for his life at Baptist Hospital in Pensacola after being hit by a drunk driver back in July perished recently from his injuries. The victim, Gregory D. More...

Hearing delayed

Teen to undergo further evaluation

The state wants more time to evaluate the Gulf Breeze teen charged with killing his mother on Christmas Eve in the Crane Cove subdivision last year. More...

 

Community

Flashbacks

30 Years AgoAugust 28, 1984 The speed limit through the Tiger Point area of Highway 98 was lowered to 45 miles per hour after a recent traffic study was conducted. 20 Years AgoAugust 25, 1994 More...

Education forum open to public

Find out what is happening to public education by attending some upcoming special events starting on Monday, September 8. More...

Taking care of business

The Gulf Breeze News team was proud to learn that they were deemed the Gulf Breeze Area Chamber of Commerce's business of the month for August. More...

News

GBHS juggling gas leak

“Now we’re cooking with gas” is probably a term used a lot between Gulf Breeze High School cafeteria staff. More...

District receives unexpected hike in student population

The increase in the number of students for the Santa Rosa County School District so far this year – for the first week of school – is much larger than expected. More...

Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office Report

Information provided by the Santa Rosa County Sheriff ’s Office.

Felonies 8/20/2014 Cervone, Philip Joseph, W/M, 59, 1000 block Great Oaks Ct., Gulf Breeze, probation violation Palmgren, Clayton Eugene, W/M, 41, 1000 block Fuller Dr., Gulf Breeze, aggravated assault with weapon More...

Sports

2014 GBHS Dolphin football team

The Dolphins, who lost 34-0 to Tate in the Kickoff Classic Thursday, open the 2014 regular tomorrow night at Washington and their new coach, former Heisman Trophy winner Charlie Ward. More...

Dolphins tangle with Cats to open season

Many fans walked out of ­Dolphin Stadium last Thursday night stunned and disheartened - but one of them was not Dolphin head coach Chris Nemith. “We have a bunch of great kids, we’re gonna be alright,” he said. More...

SEC teams squaring off in Week 1 of season

Week 1 of the 2014 college football season will be off with a bang this Saturday with a few SEC teams facing conference opponents, while others are facing nonconference teams ranked in the top 25 preseason poll. More...

Home & Garden

Cold as ice

Craze raises funds, awareness for ALS

Over the past couple months, the Internet and media alike have been flooded with – pun intended – videos of people completing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. More...

Feel the heat?

It’s been hot lately. It’s been so hot that hens are laying hard boiled eggs. It’s so hot that the tires are melting on the pavement. More...

Get rid of creepy crawlers with these easy steps

Q: The basement of the early-1900s home we recently purchased has sturdy stone walls and a concrete floor. There are no apparent water problems. More...

Legals

Legals

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIALCIRCUIT IN AND FOR SANTA ROSA COUNTY,FLORIDA, CIVIL ACTIONHSBC Bank USA as Trustee for STALT 2006-1F,Plaintiffvs.MARTIN P. RICH, et al.Defendant(s)CASE NO.: 13000299CAMXAXNOTICE OF SALE More...