December 26, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

PBB meeting will have to wait

As 2013 comes to a close, those hoping for updates on the new Pensacola Bay Bridge will have to wait -- at least until 2014.  Ian Satter, the District 3 Florida   More...

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Community

FLASHBACKS

1 Year Ago December 26, 2012 The City of Gulf Breeze closed the real estate purchase of the Tiger Point Golf Club and began to make plan on the expansion of their 55-year-old wastewater treatment plant. More...

My Two Front Teeth

Editor’s Note: Because of a camera equipment malfunction, a child was left out of the My Two Front Teeth in last week’s paper. The Gulf Breeze News apologizes for the error.   More...

Beautification awards

At a recent city meeting, five winners were awarded Beautification awards. More...

News

Drug arrests keep police busy

Editor’s Note: Because Gulf Breeze News went to press early for the Dec. 26 edition, they were only able to grab crime reports leading up to December 19.  More...

Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office Report

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

FELONIES  12/17/2013   Lott, John Clinton, W/ M, 31, 9000 block Eagle Nest Dr., Navarre, kidnapfalse imprisonment  12/18/2013   More...

UPA president says farewell

The United Peninsula Association (UPA) is preparing to say goodbye to one of its driving forces, but will be welcoming a new leader sometime after the new year.  Even though Don Richards’ five-year term as UPAs president is up at the end o More...

Health

Invest in good health

My own words

Healthcare is a hot topic these days, but I want to make sure one important message doesn’t get lost in the shuffle.  More...

Legals

Legals

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 2013 000421 CA SANTA ROSA COUNTY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION, Plaintiff, vs. TRACEY P. More...

School district OKs raises

SR one of last in state to approve teacher raises

Santa Rosa County teachers finally have their contract negotiations done and their raise approved by all necessary parties. More...

District approves raises for administrators

Santa Rosa County School Board approved raises for the district’s administrators at the school board meeting last week. Each administrator will receive an $800 raise this year.  More...

‘I didn’t see the car’

Woman injured in wreck is recovering

A walk across Gulf Breeze Parkway nearly cost Dedra Thomas her life.  On the night of the Gulf Breeze High School homecoming football game on November 11, Thomas decided to walk from her part time job at Flowerama over to Dolphin Stadium to watc More...

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Island News

Did ‘Dirty Santa’ leave you with an unwanted gift?

We just finished our second “Dirty Santa” game last week. It was a lot of fun! Jane and Mark went home with the “Red Solo Cup Camper Lights” after their third steal and I secured the Dancing Elvis Statue for my office.  More...

Entertainment

| DECEMBER |

Zoo Lights Thursday, Dec. 26 - Sunday, Dec. 29 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. Gulf Breeze Zoo   Enjoy the beauty of the zoo at night as you admire thousands of sparkling holiday lights. More...

Couch Theater: DVD Releases

EDITOR’S NOTE: DVDs reviewed in this column will be available in stores the week of Dec. 30.   PICKS OF THE WEEK  More...

Sports

Slugfest ends with historic loss

Edlund records hat trick, but Navarre beats GBHS 5-4 for first time ever

For several years, it was as if the Navarre Lady Raider soccer team was ramming a locked room - at times, cracking the wood away from its hinges.  Last week, that door finally came down as they won a roller coaster 5-4 match over Gulf Breeze - t More...

Calendar

Friday, Dec. 27 Boys Basketball vs Brother Martin at Crusader Christmas Classic, 6 p.m.   More...

Results

Tuesday, Dec. 17 Navarre girls soccer 5, Lady Dolphins 4 Rutherford boys basketball 55, Dolphins 39 Dolphin soccer 3, Choctaw 2 Lady Dolphin JV  More...

Home & Garden

Plan ahead for 2014 gardening season

Good tidings and cheer. Christmas has come and gone for another year.  More...

Resolve to get fit with your kids

This year, make sure your New Year’s fitness resolution includes your kids. Doing so could make working out and losing weight a lot more fun, according to fitness expert Michael Berry.  More...

2014

Ring in the new year with frivolity and a healthy serving of luck

A s 2013 draws to a close, it’s time to welcome a whole new year. More...