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Northwest Florida Daily News
WCSO looking for Paxton theft suspectsvehicle or persons involved should contact the Walton County Sheriff’s Office a
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 9 hours ago
vehicle or persons involved should contact the Walton County Sheriff’s Office at 892-8111 or remain anonymous by calling Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 863-TIPS. Citizens may also submit a web tip at www.emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com or send a... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
What's Happening in North Okaloosa CountyChildren should bring swimsuits, towels and sunscreen. NEIL YOUNG TRIBUTE BAND
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 12 hours ago
Children should bring swimsuits, towels and sunscreen. NEIL YOUNG TRIBUTE BAND BENFIT: 7 p.m. Aug. 4, Club L.A., 34876 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin. This Rust & Gold performance benefits the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation Community Outreach... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Huckabee proud of daughter's new role as White House press secretarySanders and her family relocated to Washington after Trump was elected, Huckabe
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
Sanders and her family relocated to Washington after Trump was elected, Huckabee said she enjoys visiting the Emerald Coast. “She and her husband and kids love it,” he said. “Her husband especially would love to live here. They have... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
From hell to 'unconditional love'on her still young life, Katelyn credits two entities for where she is today: G
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
on her still young life, Katelyn credits two entities for where she is today: God and Julie Hurst, chief executive of the Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center. ““My faith is huge,” Katelyn said. “God has helped me so much. In my abusive home... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
OUT & ABOUT: Diabetes prevention program slatedSharon Dooley | Daily News Contributing Writer Starting on Aug. 24, Sacred Hea
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
Sharon Dooley | Daily News Contributing Writer Starting on Aug. 24, Sacred Heart on the Emerald Coast in Miramar Beach will offer a 16-week PreventT2 Lifestyle Change program, using trained lifestyle coaches and group participation to teach skills... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
New fall festival coming to WaterColorseafood, barbecue and provisional stations manned by celebrity chefs and comple
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
seafood, barbecue and provisional stations manned by celebrity chefs and complemented by the best restaurants along the Emerald Coast are combined with tasting stations featuring over 150 wines from around the world. Craft beer and spirit tents... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Realtors to host school supply driveFORT WALTON BEACH -- The Emerald Coast Association of Realtors will host a “Cra
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
FORT WALTON BEACH -- The Emerald Coast Association of Realtors will host a “Cram the Van with School Supplies” drive from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2. The event will benefit local elementary schools and take place in the Association of... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Child rapist sentenced to life in prisonpositively linked Mosley to attack on the child, the State Attorney's Office sa
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
positively linked Mosley to attack on the child, the State Attorney's Office said. The Crestview Police Department conducted the investigation with help from the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and the Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Cen... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Falling Jeeps, German POWs and other things you might not know about Northwest Floridaembed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } Each
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } Each year, thousands of visitors descend on the Emerald Coast to discover our area. Try as they might, however, there are some things that even longtime residents might not... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Child rapist sentenced to life in prisonpositively linked Mosley to attack on the child, the State Attorney's Office sa
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
positively linked Mosley to attack on the child, the State Attorney's Office said. The Crestview Police Department conducted the investigation with help from the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and the Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Cen... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
What's Happening in Santa Rosa Countyp.m. July 24 at Henderson Hall, St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church, 7810 Navarre
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
p.m. July 24 at Henderson Hall, St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church, 7810 Navarre Parkway. Guest speaker: Refuge for Women Emerald Coast City Director Michelle Jones. Topic: providing aftercare and counseling for sexually exploited women. Details:... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Four inducted into Niceville Valparaiso Civic Hall of FameHe served on the Baptist College of Florida board of trustees and volunteered i
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
He served on the Baptist College of Florida board of trustees and volunteered in various roles at the school. He was on the Emerald Coast Fellowship of Baptist Churches Leadership Team and served on the Niceville Planning Commission. Dr. David... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Destin TGI Friday's demolished to make room for 2 eateries, storeABRAHAM GALVAN @destinlogabe DESTIN — The TGI Friday's building at 34881 Emera
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
ABRAHAM GALVAN @destinlogabe DESTIN — The TGI Friday's building at 34881 Emerald Coast Parkway near the Paradise Key Shopping Center has been demolished to make way for a new TGI Friday’s and two other businesses. The 1.25-acre parcel where the... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Island leaseholders back ‘Coastal Trail’ connectionall the way from Pensacola to Panama City” and beyond, Hancock said. “What bet
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
all the way from Pensacola to Panama City” and beyond, Hancock said. “What better place to ride your bike than along the Emerald Coast, with the most beautiful beaches in the world?” he added. So far, the Coastal Trail Corridor is 73 miles long,... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Sandestin Wine Festival donates $65,000 to local charitiesthe success of this year’s festival and sold out grand tasting events on Friday
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
the success of this year’s festival and sold out grand tasting events on Friday and Saturday, both the Fisher House of the Emerald Coast and Sandestin Foundation for Kids were presented with checks totaling $32,960 each. “This event continues to... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Accused shoplifter pulls box cutter, says he's 'not going to jail'them he was “not going to jail.” Kelly Hurley, 36, of Calhoun Avenue, was spot
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
them he was “not going to jail.” Kelly Hurley, 36, of Calhoun Avenue, was spotted Monday inside the Best Buy store on Emerald Coast Parkway opening merchandise with a box cutter and then concealing it, according to his arrest report. When... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Coco for coconuts@DestinLogSav Alex Hill has a lovely bunch of coconuts, and you can too if you
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
@DestinLogSav Alex Hill has a lovely bunch of coconuts, and you can too if you visit him at HarborWalk Village at his Emerald Coast Coconut stand. Hill, a Navarre native, launched his fresh Florida-grown coconut stand Memorial Day weekend,... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
What's Happening in Santa Rosa Countyp.m. July 24 at Henderson Hall, St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church, 7810 Navarre
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
p.m. July 24 at Henderson Hall, St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church, 7810 Navarre Parkway. Guest speaker: Refuge for Women Emerald Coast City Director Michelle Jones. Topic: providing aftercare and counseling for sexually exploited women. Details:... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Okaloosa takes Restore Act step in 'death by process'sea oats across dune habitat and 2.5 acres of smooth cordgrass plants in salt m
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
sea oats across dune habitat and 2.5 acres of smooth cordgrass plants in salt marsh habitat; $87,590. The NeighborWood at Emerald Coast Science Center in Fort Walton Beach: Consists of creating bog environments and native plant exhibits and an... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Okaloosa takes Restore Act step in 'death by process'sea oats across dune habitat and 2.5 acres of smooth cordgrass plants in salt m
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
sea oats across dune habitat and 2.5 acres of smooth cordgrass plants in salt marsh habitat; $87,590. The NeighborWood at Emerald Coast Science Center in Fort Walton Beach: Consists of creating bog environments and native plant exhibits and an... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Severe thunderstorms expected to continueshowers and thunderstorms are expected across the region throughout the day. A
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
showers and thunderstorms are expected across the region throughout the day. As we are currently experiencing along the Emerald Coast, thunderstorm activity has moved across the region Sunday morning. The National Weather Service has issued a... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Be Prepared: Severe thunderstorms expected to continueshowers and thunderstorms are expected across the region throughout the day. A
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
showers and thunderstorms are expected across the region throughout the day. As we are currently experiencing along the Emerald Coast, thunderstorm activity has moved across the region Sunday morning. The National Weather Service has issued a... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Severe thunderstorms expected to continueshowers and thunderstorms are expected across the region throughout the day. A
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
showers and thunderstorms are expected across the region throughout the day. As we are currently experiencing along the Emerald Coast, thunderstorm activity has moved across the region Sunday morning. The National Weather Service has issued a... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Food truck owners focus on Mexican farea while before they opened the PnD. She and Andreozzi even trained and worked t
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
a while before they opened the PnD. She and Andreozzi even trained and worked together as Certified Nursing Assistants at Emerald Coast Hospice at one point. But their love of food and from-scratch cooking made the industry part of their lives... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Despite storm, sea turtle nests reboundingand five in Okaloosa County. South Walton Turtle Watch reported at least 95 per
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
and five in Okaloosa County. South Walton Turtle Watch reported at least 95 percent of its turtle nests were watched out. Emerald Coast Turtle Watch said four out their five nests got damaged. .embed-container { position: relative;... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Crestview food truck owners focus on Mexican farea while before they opened the PnD. She and Andreozzi even trained and worked t
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
a while before they opened the PnD. She and Andreozzi even trained and worked together as Certified Nursing Assistants at Emerald Coast Hospice at one point. But their love of food and from-scratch cooking made the industry part of their lives... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Destin Aquatics Center could open this monthmeets in the end of this month can be done here at the Destin Aquatics Center."
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
meets in the end of this month can be done here at the Destin Aquatics Center." ABRAHAM GALVAN @destinlogabe DESTIN — The Emerald Coast Fitness Foundation is in the final stages of completing renovations to the Destin Aquatics Center and hope to... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Sister of 'Taxi Thom' Thompson sorts out his life after he died Wednesdaywas larger than life; an obituary wasn't going to capture that," she said. The
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
was larger than life; an obituary wasn't going to capture that," she said. The jailhouse lawyer Thom has lived around the Emerald Coast since the early 2000s, his sister guessed. His first arrest in Okaloosa County was in 1999 for narcotic... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Sister of 'Taxi Thom' Thompson sorts out his life after he died Wednesdaywas larger than life; an obituary wasn't going to capture that," she said. The
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
was larger than life; an obituary wasn't going to capture that," she said. The jailhouse lawyer Thom has lived around the Emerald Coast since the early 2000s, his sister guessed. His first arrest in Okaloosa County was in 1999 for narcotic... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Talking traffic with Sheriff Larry AshleyIt’s summertime, but the living isn’t always easy for motorists on the Emerald
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
It’s summertime, but the living isn’t always easy for motorists on the Emerald Coast. As traffic woes continue to be a top issue for residents, the Daily News asked Okaloosa County Sheriff Larry Ashley to weigh in on the problem. One suggested... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Cremated ashes wash up on Florida shorePalm Beach Post Staff Writer Atlanta Journal ConstitutionThe Emerald Coast, wh
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 11 days ago
Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Atlanta Journal ConstitutionThe Emerald Coast, which includes Destin, Fort Walton Beach and Okaloosa Island, is known for its white sand and emerald and turquoise waters. A bag of cremated ashes from Georgia washed up... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Booby trapped: Refuge takes in rare red footed boobyAnnie Blanks @DestinLogAnnie OKALOOSA ISLAND — The Emerald Coast Wildlife Refu
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Annie Blanks @DestinLogAnnie OKALOOSA ISLAND — The Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge has taken in a red footed booby, a very rare bird that typically lives in the Pacific Ocean and Hawaiian islands. Shelby Proie, marine mammal stranding coordinator and... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Husband, wife duo win festival poster contestshowcasing our art together,” she said. The Festival of the Arts is one of the
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
showcasing our art together,” she said. The Festival of the Arts is one of the biggest cultural events of the year on the Emerald Coast. This year’s event will be from Oct. 28-29 at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village. More than 100 premier... Read more
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Al.com
Mobile inches forward on 'robust recycling' plan, despite council's cautious approacha $900,000 deal, over a three-year period, with Amwaste LLC; and a $125,000 agr
Al.com / Posted 13 days ago
a $900,000 deal, over a three-year period, with Amwaste LLC; and a $125,000 agreement through September 2019 with the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority. The Amwaste deal calls for taking Mobile recyclables to the company's Florida Panhandle... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Holt man cited for keeping, killing baby foxesdidn't turn the foxes over to him, the report said. The individuals who took t
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
didn't turn the foxes over to him, the report said. The individuals who took the young foxes home turned them over to the Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge, which notified FWC. When investigators went to the man's house, his wife told them she didn't... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Holt man cited for keeping, killing baby foxesdidn't turn the foxes over to him, the report said. The individuals who took t
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
didn't turn the foxes over to him, the report said. The individuals who took the young foxes home turned them over to the Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge, which notified FWC. When investigators went to the man's house, his wife told them she didn't... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
North Okaloosa County services calendar— Need help or want to volunteer for a worthy cause? Here are some local servic
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
— Need help or want to volunteer for a worthy cause? Here are some local services and organizations for consideration. EMERALD COAST HOSPICE VOLUNTEERS WANTED: ECH provides compassionate care through a team of professional staff members and... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Cool and relaxed at Turkey CreekIn this occasional series, the Daily News offers leisure alternatives to avoid
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
In this occasional series, the Daily News offers leisure alternatives to avoid the tourist crush along Emerald Coast beaches. NICEVILLE — No shirt, no shoes, no sand, no problem. Turkey Creek Park is one of those places locals don't want people to... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
OUT & ABOUT: Panhandle hotel earns awardFest brings together people of all social, economic and political background fo
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
Fest brings together people of all social, economic and political background for a family friendly event on the Emerald Coast. The day features music, dance, food, children activities, arts and cultural exhibits. The festival also... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Couple selected as Destin Festival of the Arts poster contest winnerswell reflects their light-hearted personalities as well as the whimsical life o
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
well reflects their light-hearted personalities as well as the whimsical life of the coastal lifestyle we enjoy here on the Emerald Coast.” During the festival, more than 100 artists from across the United States and Europe will offer up their... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Suspicious device closes Mattie Kelly Parkand who assembled it and placed it in the park. Anyone with information can ca
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
and who assembled it and placed it in the park. Anyone with information can call the Sheriff’s Office at 850-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS, emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com. People also can use the P3 Tips mobile... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Feds approve plan for RESTORE Act projectssea oats across dune habitat and 2.5 acres of smooth cordgrass plants in salt m
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
sea oats across dune habitat and 2.5 acres of smooth cordgrass plants in salt marsh habitat; $87,590 • The NeighborWood at Emerald Coast Science Center in Fort Walton Beach: Consists of creating bog environments and native plant exhibits and an... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Venture Hive to move from Brooks Streetcity allocated $500,000 in start-up funding for the program as well as the spac
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
city allocated $500,000 in start-up funding for the program as well as the space that was previously occupied by the Emerald Coast Science Center. While the city’s funding has ended, Amat said Fort Walton Beach has been “insanely wonderful as... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Former Little League coach pleads to child sex chargessexual conduct of a child, one count of transmission of pornography and one cou
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
sexual conduct of a child, one count of transmission of pornography and one count of showing obscene material to a child. The Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center also participated in the investigation, according to the State Attorney’s Of... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Former youth coach sentencedsexual conduct of a child, one count of transmission of pornography and one cou
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
sexual conduct of a child, one count of transmission of pornography and one count of showing obscene material to a child. The Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center also participated in the investigation, according to the State Attorney’s Of... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Former Little League coach pleads to child sex chargessexual conduct of a child, one count of transmission of pornography and one cou
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
sexual conduct of a child, one count of transmission of pornography and one count of showing obscene material to a child. The Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center also participated in the investigation, according to the State Attorney’s Of... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Bus pass contest runs through JulyFORT WALTON BEACH — Officials from Emerald Coast Rider (EC Rider) are offering
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
FORT WALTON BEACH — Officials from Emerald Coast Rider (EC Rider) are offering a summer contest that will award winners with bus passes. From now until the end of July, EC Rider will give away one-month passes each week as well as one one-year pass.... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
What’s Happening in North Okaloosa CountyThe cost includes green fees, food, refreshments, a tournament T-shirt and trop
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
The cost includes green fees, food, refreshments, a tournament T-shirt and trophies for division winners. Benefits the Emerald Coast Children's Advocacy Center. Register at www.eccac.org by July 8. CRESTVIEW HIGH CLASS OF 1977’S 40-YEAR CLASS... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Travel Channel will tape show at Okaloosa Island restauranttype of dining experience. “We’re really honored to bring national attention t
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
type of dining experience. “We’re really honored to bring national attention to beautiful Okaloosa Island and the Emerald Coast,” Cassidy said. “It will be an all-day event, and Al’s Beach Club is ready to show off everything from our... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Walton County man killed in U.S. 98 crashin the Civic, 52-year-old Gregory Johns of Panama City, was treated for minor i
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
in the Civic, 52-year-old Gregory Johns of Panama City, was treated for minor injuries at Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast. FHP noted no one in the Civic was wearing a seat belt and that results from an alcohol test are... Read more
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