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Community

Jeff Miller to speak to Panhandle Tiger Bay Club

Navarre Garden Club (NGC)   More...

Locals help Cram the Van at Walmart

United Way geared up for their 14th annual Cram-AThon Cram the Van celebration where they collected a van-load of school supplies for children who are less fortunate.  United Way set up the van at the Gulf Breeze and Pace Walmart's to collect su More...

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The Santa Rosa County Tourist Development Council is rebranding their promotions to draw tourists to the county. More...

News

Police serve several warrants

Police served several warrants this week, and were met with an unexpectedly quiet, crime free weekend.  Tuesday, July 23   A local called in a report of property damage at the 1200 block of Tall Pine Trail. More...

Man charged with lewd behavior at Walmart

A Ft. More...

Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office Report

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

Felonies  7/23/2013  Griscom, Joshua Ryan, W/M, 33, 2000 block of Pelican Ln., Navarre, larcen  7/25/2013  More...

Obituaries

William Gary Bowling

William Gary Bowling, 68, of Gulf Breeze passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2013.   Visitation was held on July 30, at Rose Lawn Funeral Home in Gulf Breeze.  Services followed at the funeral home at noon. More...

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Meetings

Thursday, August 1  North End Tourist Development Committee, 8:30 a.m., SRC Chamber of Commerce  GBA Chamber Business Development Committee, 9 a.m. - 10 a.m., GBA Chamber   More...

Home & Garden

Sandshaker celebrates 40 years

Since 1973, the Shaker has been an iconic bar that remains on the to-visit list of many visitors and stands as a favorite watering hole for locals.  This year marks a very special anniversary for the iconic Pensacola Beach bar. More...

The tale of the Bushwacker

Pensacola Beach—known for sugar white sand, clear blue water—and Bushwackers!!! Indeed, the tales run rampant of tourists from afar who have journeyed to our beach, lured only by the (almost) world renowned Sandshaker Bushwacker.  More...

Pecan Pie Stuffed French Toast

Recipe

One of the featured items on Sunset Grill's Sunday Brunch menu is the sinfully delicious Pecan Pie Stuffed French Toast. More...

Legals

Legals

STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION NOTICE OF APPLICATION   More...

Drunk driver killed

A Navarre woman, who was under the influence of alcohol hit another car head on when traveling on Highway 98 on July 25. She later perished from her injuries at Baptist Hospital. According to the Florida More...

Police get new ride

The shiny black Chevrolet Tahoe emblazoned with “Law Enforcement Challenge” is the latest addition to the Gulf Breeze Police Department and it didn’t cost a dime. More...

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Island News

Poor punctuation can change the meaning you wanted to convey

What is the difference between the following statements?  1) Let’s eat, Grandma.  2) Let’s eat Grandma.  More...

Entertainment

Take a trip over the rainbow at PLT

Follow the Yellow Brick Road and get ready for the greatest family musical of all time, "The Wizard of Oz!"  Pensacola Little Theatre’s Treehouse Series, Andrews Orothopaedic and Sports Medicine Center, Randall’s Men’s Formal W More...

Kick back at PB Country Music fest

The Pensacola Beach Boardwalk Merchants Association presents the Pensacola Beach Country Music Fest on the Boardwalk on August 2, 3 and 4. This event is free of charge. More...

Stacking the odds:

IHOPE collects shoes for students

In an effort to help less fortunate families throughout Florida, IHOP teamed with the Boys & Girls Club under the IHOPE Charities umbrella to launch “Sneakers For Students.”  More...

Sports

Can Florida claim the East this season?

Improved passing attack and replacement of key losses needed to get the Gators to Atlanta

After a very surprising 11-2 season, the Florida Gators are one of the most intriguing teams in the SEC. More...

Throwin’ smoke

Rainey Niles, shown here pitching for Tiger Point’s 12- under All Star softball team, helped the Tiger Point Velocity take second at the 2013 United States Fastpitch Association World Series re More...

Two more for Tori

Rising GBHS sophomore Tori Bindi, the defending state champion in the 50 and 100 yard freestyles, recently competed in the 2013 Southeastern Long Course Championships in Nashville. More...

Health

Why does eating cause runny nose?

DEAR DR. DONOHUE: My nose drains so badly when eating that I have to blow it twice before I finish the meal. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

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Remembering George "Bud" Day

The citizens of Shalimar, the people of Florida and the American public have suffered a true loss this past weekend by the passing of retired Colonel George “Bud” Day.  More...

Adopt the Fair Tax Act now

The Senate's top tax writers have promised their colleagues 50 years worth of secrecy in exchange for suggestions on what deductions and credits to preserve in tax reform." This is the opening sentence in a piece published by THE HILL, a Washington D More...