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Landfair suggests alternative to Catawba access

Gulf Breeze residents who weren’t familiar with Catawba before certainly know it exists now. More...

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Officers and civilian honored for heroism in fire rescue

Last Wednesday night’s executive council meeting started off on an excellent note with the recognition of some of Gulf Breeze’s finest officers and the civilian responsible for what has been hailed as the truly heroic rescue of resident S More...

Taking the oath

Gulf Breeze Deputy Chief of Police Sharon Armstrong and Chief of Police Rick Hawthorne, front, center, are sworn in by Mayor Matt Dannheisser at the Monday City Council meeting. They are flanked by members of the police force. More...

Guardian ad Litem gives children a voice

A child is woken from sleep by strangers and rubs his eyes as he is put into a car on its way to a foster home.  A school resource officer comes to a child’s class and escorts her down the hall where a child welfare representative awaits.& More...


Calendar of Meetings

Thursday 10  Commissioner Regular 9:00 a.m., Tiger Point Community Center, 1370 Tiger Park Lane, Gulf Breeze  Zoning Board 6:00 p.m., Tiger Point Community Center, 1370 Tiger Park Lane, Gulf Breeze   More...


November 10

1 Year ago this week – YEAR  Gulf Breeze Grad, Harrison Stagner, works as head camera intern in Austin, Texas for big screen movie “My All American.”  5 Years ago this week - YEAR  Non-profit, Interfaith Ministries Th More...

Fire at Parkway Plaza on Election Day morning

A fire broke out Tuesday morning at one of the shops located in Parkway Plaza at 3151 Gulf Breeze Pkwy in the Tiger Point area. More...


Dolphins drop another unbeaten

GBHS drubs Dawgs; 9-1 regular season ties best in school history, host Tate Friday

In a season that’s been chock full of ‘firsts,’ the Gulf Breeze Dolphins pulled off a pair of ‘seconds’ on Friday. For the second time in as many Fridays, Gulf Breeze knocked off a previously undefeated team. More...

Boys golf team takes fourth at state tournament

The Gulf Breeze boys golf team finished tied for fourth out of 16 teams at the 2A state tournament Nov. 1-2 at the Mission Inn Resort & Club in Howey-in-the-Hills.  Gulf Breeze, along with Tampa Jesuit, finished with a two-day score of 659. More...

Bulldogs bite all the Gurus last week

The rough and tumble Southeastern Conference was on display last Saturday as Mississippi State stunned Texas A&M - all but eliminating them from College Football Playoff contention.  It also stumped all six Gridiron Gurus last week.  Ja More...

Home & Garden

Make a Thanksgiving centerpiece at workshop

The Navarre Garden Club will host their 14th Annual Thanksgiving Centerpiece Workshop on November 22 at 1:30 p.m. at the Holley Navarre Senior Center. Make your own Thanksgiving arrangement! More...


Political Cartoon

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Even voting is at issue in this election

One of the more intriguing aspects of this unusual election year is the extent to which the underpinning of the election itself — voting — has become an issue in its own right. More...

On the Spot:

What is the number one item on your Christmas wish list or on your Christmas shopping list for someone else?

“I don’t ever wish for anything for myself. I haven’t even started shopping. More...

Dolphin Fever

Community rallies around football team as playoffs begin

The Dolphins defeated another undefeated team in football Friday night when they faced Crestview and the fan excitement is reaching a fever pitch as the team heads into the playoffs. More...

GB Will Do awards $32,000 in grants

Gulf Breeze Will Do members awarded nearly $45,000 in grants Sunday to four winners. The woman’s philanthropy group gathered at Our Lady of the Assumption to hear presenatations from the finalists in the fall grant cycle. More...



Island News

SRIA approves expansion at pier

Pensacola Beach will be getting more services and improvements soon. The Santa Rosa Island Authority at their last committee meeting voted to allow some new building as well as some services to be sub-leased.  More...

Be sea turtle friendly

FWC can assist with lighting

This year’s sea turtle nesting season is over, but you still can help these rare reptiles. More...

Toll may be cashless soon

19 jobs could be lost with switch

Escambia County commissioners want to change the toll booth at Pensacola Beach entrance to all electronic and to accept no cash next year. More...


UWF Department of Music presents violist on Tuesday

On Tuesday, Nov. 15 at 7:30 p.m., the University of West Florida Department of Music will present violist Pamela Ryan as part of the Music Hall Artist Series. More...

‘Jack Reacher : Never Go Back’ is fun, silly

“Jack Reacher : Never Go Back” is the second film Tom Cruise has made starring himself as title character, Jack Reacher. Both movies in this Reacher series are based on books by English writer Lee Child.  More...

‘Nashville’ returns on January 5

Q: Do you have any more “Nashville” news? I simply cannot wait for this show to return! -- Julia J., via email  More...


Top Honors in Theatre Competition

Gulf Breeze High theatre troupe 4105 took top honors at the Florida Theatre Conference One Act festival competition in Gainesville last weekend. More...

Austin wins honors

Congratulations to Sherry Austin who is the School Related Employee of the Year for Gulf Breeze Middle School. Pictured, from left: Becky Grace, Martha Fricks, Pam Bryars, Mike Brandon, Sherry Austin, Lisa Higley, Tracy Murphy, and Randy Renfroe. More...

GB hosts JROTC meet

Over 600 JROTC cadets were at Dolphin Stadium Saturday for the U.S. Southeastern Drill Meet Championships. More...


Chelation therapy: tests can be flawed

DEAR DR. ROACH: Would you please comment on chelation therapy? A urine test for mercury, lead and arsenic was done that showed abnormal elevations after I was given DMSA. I also was prescribed a long list of vitamins and supplements. More...

Radiofrequency ablation can treat severe osteoarthritis

For some patients with osteoarthritis of the knee and hip, treatment options can be limited. More...