September 15, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

GOD & COUNTRY RALLY AND 9/11 REMEMBRANCE

State Rep. Doug Broxson of Gulf Breeze, a colorguard representing several branches of the U.S. More...

Special Sections

 

Community

Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office Report

Information provided by the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office.  Felonies   9/6/2010  Dalton, Dawn Marie, B/F, 42, 1200 block of Redwood Lane, Gulf Breeze, violation of probation.  9/7/2010  More...

Emergency Reports

Information provided by Gulf Breeze Fire & Rescue and Midway Fire District  GB Fire & Rescue   More...

Gulf Breeze Police Report

Information from Gulf Breeze Police Department   On Sept. 6, a resident reported that someone used their identity to order phone service.  On Sept. 7, a vehicle crash was reported when a driver hit a tree at 9 p.m. More...

Entertainment

Pensacola Saenger to host special screening of ‘Forum’

The Pensacola Saenger Theatre will host a Sneak Peak for its Movie Series on Gallery Night – Friday, Sept. More...

Don’t miss Annual Taste of the Beach

FUN BRIEFS

Island chefs are preparing to showcase their signature dishes at the 4th Annual Taste of the Beach, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 17-18, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Great food, fast cars and a bikini contest

BEST BETS

Pensacola Beach is the place to be this weekend, featuring Shakerfest, Taste of the Beach and Vettes at the Beach.  Thursday, Sept. More...

Sports

Seminoles, Sooners skirmish in significant September showdown

¦ FSU says it’s back; this Saturday night it’s time to prove it

On Saturday night, Florida State gets its opportunity to reclaim some of its lost college football glory.  The No. 5 Seminoles host No. 1 Oklahoma at Doak Campbell Stadium, only the second time a top-ranked team has visited Tallahassee.  More...

ACC STANDINGS

Atlantic Division Div. All Maryland 1-0 1-0 Wake Forest 1-0 1-1 Clems More...

SEC STANDINGS

East Division Div.  More...

Home & Garden

Designing Woman

A s life changes, so do our living arrangements, and the need to redefine space. Married couples may be combining two households. Others may be adding to their family and adding rooms onto their houses. More...

Onions are nothing to cry about

Onions are sold in every grocery store, served at most every meal and featured at sporting events across the United States. Onions are everywhere. If you’ve ever wanted to try to grow them, now is the time to plant.  More...

Breaking News - 9/21/2011 1:58 PM

Lane Restriction on Pensacola Bay Bridge

Today, September 21, the westbound inside lane across the Pensacola Bay Bridge (US 98) will be restricted to one lane between 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. as crews from Pneumatic Concrete perform expansion joint work. More...

Education leaders bracing for ‘Success Act’

¦ New student evaluations will figure into performancebased pay for teachers

Area school administrators and Santa Rosa County school officials are anxiously anticipating the implementation of Senate Bill 736, dubbed the “Student Success Act” – especially the performance-based pay requirement. More...

TEAM Santa Rosa gets 6-month contract renewal; wanted 2 years

¦ County’s economic development arm faces inquiry into effectiveness

TEAM Santa Rosa, the county’s independent economic development board, is getting a six-month renewal of its contract with the county – even though TEAM had requested a two-year renewal. More...

Events

«  
  »
S M T W T F S
 
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
31
 
 

Island News

Now accepting members in broken life club

I know that none of you have any frustrations, but I have a few. The shower door squeaks and catches on the bottom lip of the splash guard. More...

Human hands can clean beaches Saturday

Coastal cleanup targets Escambia, Santa Rosa county beaches

Trash doesn’t fall from the sky, it falls from human hands, and human hands have the power to change it. On Saturday, Sept. 17, from 8 a.m. More...

Taste of the Beach returns this weekend

Island chefs are preparing to showcase their signature dishes at the 4th Annual Taste of the Beach, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 17-18, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Gulfside Pavilion on Pensacola Beach.  More...

School

For Duffy, it all adds up

Beloved math teacher speaks universal language

Ask some students their opinions of mathematics, and the answers might not be suitable for publication.  Stephanie Duffy, on the other hand, uses glowing terms to describe the subject she has taught for the past 17 years at Gulf Breeze High Scho More...

SAT offers fair, valid predictor of 1st-year college success

¦ It tests reading, writing and math skills for potential college enrollees

www.collegeboard.org   The Scholastic Aptitude Test is one of two primary pre-college testing vehicles to help students prepare for their approaching secondary education.  More...

Test your knowledge on this typical SAT question

The following sentence contains either a single error or no error at all. If the sentence contains an error, select the one bold part that must be changed to make the sentence correct. If the sentence contains no error, select choice E.  More...

Faith

St. Paul UMC plans Sept. 24 crafts bazaar

BRIEFS

St. Paul United Methodist Church at 4901 Gulf Breeze Parkway has scheduled a fall crafts bazaar for Sept. 24 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. to benefit the church kitchen. There will be crafters and vendors, a bake sale and snacks. The public is invited. More...

Calendar of Events

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Monday, September 19 SRC Commission Regular 9 a.m., County Admin Center, 6495 Caroline Street, Milton SRC Final Budget Hearing 6 p.m., County Admin Center, Commissioner's Board Room Tuesday, September 20 TEAM Santa Rosa More...

Opinion

Cartoon

Full Story

On the Spot:

Have you been keeping up with the televised Republican Party debates?   More...

Financial peace possible with proper plan

Becky and Dave were waiting in the room, upstairs in the Community Life Center, greeting all who walked in, directing them to the name tags and inviting them to get comfortable for the next class of Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University.&nbs More...