March 16, 2017 RSS feed / Island News

Beach toll passes may drop from $50 to $20/year

Escambia county hopes to improve traffic flow onto Pensacola Beach

Escambia County commissioners voted unanimously last Thursday during their Committee of the Whole meeting to reduce the cost of the Annual Sun Pass for Pensacola Beach toll bridge from $50 a year to $20 a year. More...

People can help nesting sea turtles

March is the beginning of Florida’s sea turtle nesting season, when female sea turtles leave the ocean to dig nests and lay golf ball-size eggs in the sand.  People can help sea turtles that nest on Florida’s beaches at night by leav More...

Asphalt removed at Fort Pickens area

Gulf Islands National Seashore officials announce completion of the asphalt removal project, an effort that began at Fort Pickens in September 2016. More...