June 22, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Smith eyes school board seat

C h u c k Smith is a candidate for Santa Rosa C o u n t y School Board. More...

Navarre Beach residents to pay $1.6 mil for renourishment

In reaction to public outcry, Santa Rosa County Commissioners passed the new and improved Navarre Beach Renourishment project assessment plan June 8, giving peace of mind to many Navarre Beach property owners. More...

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Community

County assures South End residents of preparedness

County emergency officials addressed members of the south Santa Rosa community last Thursday at a Hurricane Preparedness Workshop held at Holley-Navarre Middle School. More...

After split, Santa Rosa residents must pay $50 to use West Florida Library

Residents in Santa Rosa County may continue borrowing materials from libraries in Escambia County without a charge until September 1. More...

Johansen makes FIT Dean's List

Kelly Johansen of Gulf Breeze has been named to the Dean's List at Florida Institute of Technology. A sophomore, Johansen is earning a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering. More...

Entertainment

Weekly Best Bets

Thursday 9 p.m. on CBS CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: More...

Dali's 'Botanical Prints' on display at Pensacola Museum of Art

This summer the Pensacola Museum of Art (PMA) is proud to present with the generous support of BB&T "Fruits and Flowers: Dali's Botanical Prints" as part of our summer line up. More...

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS

Occhipinti featured at tonight's 'Evenings'

The Crystal Ball Concert starring Joe Occhipinti's Big Band returns from 7-9:15 p.m. on Thursday, June 22 for the 19th season of Evenings in Olde Seville Square. Bring your dancing shoes for this evening of less talk and more danceable music. More...

Sports

GBSA 8-under squad wins Dizzy Dean district, Summer Classic

Gulf Breeze rallied from one of its fewest deficits of the summer with eight unanswered runs to beat Northeast Pensacola 8-1 in the final of the Dizzy Dean District 1 Tournament June 14 at Shoreline Park. More...

Dolphins take two from defending state champs

The Gulf Breeze High baseball team took a pair of games from the defending 5A state champion Pace Patriots June 13 in Gulf Breeze. More...

Sports Briefs

Renew GBHS Stadium Seats GBHS Quarterback Club members who have reserved seats last year may now renew them for the upcoming season by emailing Shelley Mann at shelley.mann@mchsi.com for information. Renewals are due by July 15. More...

Obituaries

OBITUARIES

DAVIS Kevin Michael Davis, a native of Pensacola and longtime resident of Gulf Breeze, passed away peacefully in his home Wednesday, June 14, 2006, with family by his side. More...

Calendar of Events

Today, June 22 Santa Rosa County Commission Regular Meeting, More...

Seniors

Senior Scene

Squirrels turn out to be fans of chocolate cake

Checking through the outside freezer in my garage, I came across a Pepperidge Farm cake box that I must confess that has been staring back at me every time I open the door since Christmas, at least. I finally decided to feed it to the birds. More...

Opinion

IDR looks to care for seniors

From the Editor's Desk

My mother was the youngest of six and I grew up around the elderly. My grandmother had a stroke just before my birth and she had to use a walker. More...

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VIEWPOINT

Citizens urged to make preparations

Once again, hurricane season is upon us. Already, we have had a tropical system form within the first few days of the season. More...

Officials focus on 98's future

Local governments are moving a little bit closer to alleviating traffic and providing additional hurricane evacuation routes for South Santa Rosa County. More...

County heeds pandemic threat

Santa Rosa County is planning to save lives from something even more devastating than a hurricane: pandemic flu. More...

Midway Fire to offer media ride-along

Ever wonder what happens from the time a 911 emergency call is placed until authorities arrive? More...

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Island News

$1 million grant will help Little Sabine Bay

Little Sabine Bay will soon get help to improve flushing action and improve water quality. More...

Bishop Ricard re-dedicates Our Lady of the Assumption

On Father's Day, June 18, Bishop John H. Ricard, SSJ, celebrated the re-dedication of the worship space during the 9:45 a.m. Mass. Over 500 people attended the service at which the altar was anointed and dedicated. A reception for More...

Lifeguards busy over Father's Day

Despite red flag warnings to stay out of the Gulf of Mexico, many ventured out into high surf. More...

News

Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office Report

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

FELONIES 6/12/06 Regimbal, Joshua Abraham, 24, W/M, 2800 block of Villa Woods Circle, Gulf Breeze, burglary More...

Gulf Breeze to implement storm water utility

Gulf Breeze citizens could notice an extra utility charge on their water bills each month. More...

Studer gift to revitalize Special Olympics

Special Olympics Florida announced today it has launched a search for a Director for the newly-combined Special Olympics Escambia/Santa Rosa Counties program. More...

School

GBHS students become world travelers

Members of the Gulf Breeze High Spanish, French and Latin clubs toured Spain, France and Italy shortly after the school year ended. More...

Take the GBN 2006 Summer Reading Challenge

Gulf Breeze News invites elementary-aged to high schoolaged students to expand their literary horizons beyond the classroom by taking part in Gulf Breeze News 2006 Summer Reading Challenge! More...

Math superstars shine at Gulf Breeze Elementary

Gulf Breeze Elementary School held its end of the year Math Superstars Awards Ceremony to recognize the top five achievers in each class. More...

Faith

Interfaith churches to receive $15k from City

The City of Gulf Breeze has vowed to fund churches involved with Interfaith Disaster Resources (IDR) up to $15,000 for generators in exchange for use of their facilities. More...

Attention Seniors/Special Needs:

To register for Interfaith Disaster Resources Seniors/Special More...

GBUMC youth activities planned

Gulf Breeze United Methodist Church youth are now meeting in the new youth building. The space will continue to be called the Lifeguard Building. More...

Health

Hospitals participate in life-saving campaign

Baptist and Gulf Breeze hospitals were among the 3,100 U.S. hospitals participating in a nationwide campaign that saved an estimated 122,300 lives in 18 months. More...

Home & Garden

Prepare your landscape now for future tropical storms

Hurricane season is here and many people are busy preparing their homes for the potential of a powerful storm. More...

Here's some good summer gardening tips

Summer has arrived in North Florida, and with it comes a change in gardening activities and sometimes a change in gardeners' attitudes. A normal summer in our area means heat, high humidity and afternoon thundershowers. More...

Legals

LEGALS

------------------ NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED More...

NOTICE OF ADMINISTRATIVE COMPLAINT

TO: John Jefferson Gabel Case No.: 81799-05AG Pensacola, Fl More...

RESOLUTION

WHEREAS, Toby Stapelton representing the Soundside Moorings, PETITIONED the Board of County Commissioners of Santa Rosa County, Florida, to vacate, abandon, discontinue and renounce any interest and right of the public in and to the following describ More...