2021-09-16 E-Edition

Gulf Breeze Remembers 9/11

Ceremonies mark 20 year anniversary of attack

The flags were raised and ceremonially lowered to half staff at Gulf Breeze High School as the Air Force Junior ROTC held a solemn ceremony to commemorate a date which occurred many years before their birth. However, they understood the significance. A poem was read. “Taps” was played. The crowd of people who were assembled watched in silence. At the […]

Arneault’s life was spared by mere moments

“Y ou could see them for at least 20 blocks,” says Jonathan Arneault, pastor of The Rock Church in Gulf Breeze for the past 13 years. “It is normally very damp and the skies are never clear there, but that day, it was crystal clear and you could see everything. That shocked me. You knew it was people falling. You […]

Apartments will not house refugees

Have you heard the rumors about the apartments being built behind Center for Sight on Highway 98 in Gulf Breeze? One rumor says these apartments are Section 8 housing that will be used to accommodate Mexican and Central American immigrants or even Afghanistan refugees. However, those rumors are untrue, the developer assures Gulf Breeze News. Joe Leibold, a managing member […]

Woman accused of murdering husband

Santa Rosa Sheriff’s officers are investigating a murder in Gulf Breeze after a 34-year-old Navy Chief at Naval Air Station Pensacola was arrested and accused of killing her husband. Bree Kristin Kuhn, 34, is accused of killing her husband after an argument about custody over their children. Johnson said Kuhn shot and killed her husband, Collin Turner, Wednesday evening at […]

Gulf Breeze Will Do

Lori Wendolek, Nancy Ungarino of Edward Jones, Shelby Smith and Doris Mink show the magnet that identifies them as members of Gulf Breeze Will Do, the woman’s philanthropic organization that pools its membership money to award grants of $1,000 to $10,000 to deserving efforts in the 32561 and 32563 zip codes. The women attended a social gathering at the Edward […]

COVID numbers decline at GB High

Gulf Breeze High is no longer second in the school district this week in COVID cases reported to the health department. Navarre High still leads all schools in the district as of Tuesday morning with 45 positive cases and 72 exposed and quarantined. Gulf Breeze High is 18th in the list of schools for Tuesday with only five positive cases. […]

A Hero Hook-up

In August, the AHero organization sponsored its 10th annual fishing trip for approximately 57 veterans, some of whom served in Afghanistan. Seventy-five volunteers helped with the event.

Presbyterian Church offers suicide support series

Gulf Breeze Presbyterian Church, located at 100 Andrew Jackson Trail, will host a support group for anyone who has lost a loved one to suicide. The weekly meetings will begin Oct. 6 at 4 p.m. in the church library and will continue on Wednesdays for about 12 weeks. The group is faith-based and non-denominational and will be completely confidential. Dr. […]

Adams Sanitation sues Santa Rosa County over trash pickup contract

Even though Adams Sanitation is still saying on its Facebook page that it will begin service to Navarre and Midway on Oct. 1, Santa Rosa County denied its permit, saying it cannot operate in the south end. On August 27, the county canceled the appeals hearing set for Sept. 9 with Adams, so instead of a county commission hearing, the […]