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Momentum changes lives with Christmas for a Cause

Living in America is a privilege. Most of us enjoy having plenty to eat, a closet full of clothes and money in the bank to buy gifts for our family and friends. But what about the 636,017 people who have no place to even call home?  More...

Gulf Breeze FLASHBACKS

Eight years ago  December 16, 2004 GBN  More...

Grandparents raising grandchildren to meet

The Anglo-Saxons called December the 'Winter month,” or “Yule month” because of the custom of burning the yule log, a large and extremely hard log, to warm up their homes The Yule log was seen as being protective in the British rura More...

News

Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office Report

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

Felonies12/04/2012Simmons, CharlesHarmon, W/M, 42, 3000 blockof Clemson Rd, Gulf Breeze,fraud, dealing with stolenproperty 12/05/2012 More...

High on spice, man injures forehead banging it

A Gulf Breeze man stopped for speeding on Highway 98 on Tuesday, Dec. 4 was eventually arrested for DUI and battery on a law enforcement officer after he admitted smoking spice.  More...

Brown assists Big Apple with post storm damage assessments

After super storm Sandy took a bite out of the Big Apple back in October, the city looked south to Santa Rosa County for help with damage assessments. More...

Sports

Dolphins third at Capital City Classic

Bounce back from first loss to win third place game

The Gulf Breeze Dolphin soccer team bounced back from its first loss of the season to take third place in the eightteam Capital City Classic Saturday in Tallahassee.  GBHS (10-1-1) went to penalty kicks in its first match on Friday, beating Linc More...

GBHS wins low scoring game with Catholic

Boys varsity now 5-2 after 31-26 win

The Gulf Breeze Dolphin basketball team bounced back from a district loss in Panama City against Bay to win a pair over the weekend, including a 31- 26 win over Catholic Saturday.  The Dolphins, who host Milton tonight and play at Pace Friday, h More...

Booster club for lacrosse forming; boys coach, schedule next

The wheels that will support the engines of Gulf Breeze High’s newest sport began turning last week.  More...

Opinion

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How would you live if it was your last week?

What would change in your life if the predictions were right that the world would end on December 21?  More...

Panhandle is ‘just right’

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

I recently visited a dear friend in Gulf Breeze and was shown some good old fashioned Southern hospitality accented by a touch of Greece.  More...

Wanted DUI suspect in Ala. jail

A homeless man who was issued warrants for a DUI hit and run with property damage back in 2010, and has yet to be apprehended by police has been booked into Mobile County Jail on unrelated charges.  More...

Fourth time’s a charm

Resident snags fourth Grammy nomination

Gulf Breeze resident, author, speaker and recording artist Dr. More...

Events

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Island News

Elvis impersonator inspires another tribute

I have to admit that I always smile when I watch an Elvis impersonator and this past Monday was no different. The Gulf Breeze UMC senior luncheon had an Elvis impersonator as the entertainment and he was no disappointment. More...

Entertainment

Ballet Pensacola to give visions of sugarplums at annual performance

Ballet Pensacola invites the public to experience the magic of “The Nutcracker” at the historic Saenger Theater Friday, Dec. 14 and Saturday, Dec. 15 at 7 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 16 at 1:30 p.m.  More...

Take a day trip to see Santa fly in

“The Light Before Christmas”  National Naval Aviation Museum's IMAX Giant Screen Through January 3, daily at 11 a.m. & 1 p.m.   More...

School

GBMS announces first round of spelling bee winners

The preliminary round of the National Geographic Bee was held at Gulf Breeze Middle School on Friday, December 7th, in the school's library. Thirty one students participated on the Bee. More...

Hines graduates magna cum laude from Huntingdon College

In December Louis Hines, son of Robert and Cecilia Hines of Gulf Breeze, class of 2008 Pensacola Catholic High, graduated magna cum laude from Huntingdon College, earning his BA in Physical Education with a minor in Business Administration.  More...

JROTC visits Pensacola Naval Air Station

Gulf Breeze High School Air Force JROTC visited the Air Force Combat System Officer Training at the Pensacola Naval Air Station. More...

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

Thursday, December 13 Commissioner Regular, 9 a.m., Santa Rosa County Admin Building, Board Room GBA Chamber Holiday Business After Hours, 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m., The Villas at Gulf Breeze, Inc.  More...

Business

Don't take a ‘holiday’ from working toward financial goals

We’re well into the holiday season now. And while the holidays are joyous, they can also be expensive. In fact, at this time of year, many people make spending decisions they end up regretting. More...

Home & Garden

If it sparkles, dazzles and shines, buy it!

It’s hard to get a lot of ladies to say what they really want when it comes to gifting. More...

The gift that gives twice: Blue Wahoos limited edition photo book

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos, the record setting Double-A affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds, have published a 130- page, full-color book to celebrate and remember the inaugural 2012 season.  More...

Dear Santa

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