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Northwest Florida Daily News
Taste test: Which school district has the best cafeteria food? (VIDEO, PHOTOS)and a juice box. Nutrition: Thumbs up Taste: Thumbs down; my entire lunch was
Taste test: Which school district has the best cafeteria food? (VIDEO, PHOTOS)
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
and a juice box. Nutrition: Thumbs up Taste: Thumbs down; my entire lunch was cold and tasteless. Variety: Thumbs up Santa Rosa County Schools In Santa Rosa schools (plus Okaloosa Academy and Liza Jackson Preparatory) food service is... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Local murder trial delayed by death penalty hearingsfor Derrick Ray Thompson, 43, appeared in a Panama City courtroom Tuesday on hi
Local murder trial delayed by death penalty hearings
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
for Derrick Ray Thompson, 43, appeared in a Panama City courtroom Tuesday on his behalf because Thompson is being housed in Santa Rosa County as a high-security prisoner. He is charged with three first-degree murder charges stemming from July 2014,... Read more
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First Coast News
First of three defendants goes on trial in murder of Jacksonville Navy commanderwas also battling an addiction to alcohol and his marriage to Yolinda Doss was
First of three defendants goes on trial in murder of Jacksonville Navy commander
First Coast News / Posted 4 days ago
was also battling an addiction to alcohol and his marriage to Yolinda Doss was crumbling. Doss was convicted of DUI in Santa Rosa County in August 2012, state records show, and began attending a substance abuse treatment program in Jacksonville... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
3 things to do in Santa Rosa County 1. LEARN HOW TO PREVENT FALLS. The Guy Thompson Community Center presents ‘Fa
3 things to do in Santa Rosa County
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
1. LEARN HOW TO PREVENT FALLS. The Guy Thompson Community Center presents ‘Falls Prevention Day’ for senior citizens. The event, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday at 5629 Byrom St., will include free health screenings... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First of three defendants goes on trial in murder of Jacksonville Navy commanderwas also battling an addiction to alcohol and his marriage to Yolinda Doss was
First of three defendants goes on trial in murder of Jacksonville Navy commander
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
was also battling an addiction to alcohol and his marriage to Yolinda Doss was crumbling. Doss was convicted of DUI in Santa Rosa County in August 2012, state records show, and began attending a substance abuse treatment program in Jacksonville... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Butterflies coming throughcoordinator for the Panhandle Butterfly House and a horticulture agent at the U
Butterflies coming through
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
coordinator for the Panhandle Butterfly House and a horticulture agent at the University of Florida extension office in Santa Rosa County. The butterfly house is one of only a handful in Florida. “It’s really quite a treasure,” Derrick said.... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
A slice of FWB - Staff's integral to community historyStaff’s Restaurant there. Both the hotel and garage/restaurant originally were
A slice of FWB - Staff's integral to community history
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Staff’s Restaurant there. Both the hotel and garage/restaurant originally were built on land under the stewardship of the Santa Rosa County government. Okaloosa County was founded in 1915 by combining portions of Santa Rosa and Walton... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
A slice of Fort Walton Beach - Staff's integral to community historyStaff’s Restaurant there. Both the hotel and garage/restaurant originally were
A slice of Fort Walton Beach - Staff's integral to community history
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Staff’s Restaurant there. Both the hotel and garage/restaurant originally were built on land under the stewardship of the Santa Rosa County government. Okaloosa County was founded in 1915 by combining portions of Santa Rosa and Walton... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida woman chants while being arrested after...and Gulf Breeze police officers chased Carroll for 11 miles until she crashed i
Florida woman chants while being arrested after...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 8 days ago
and Gulf Breeze police officers chased Carroll for 11 miles until she crashed into a police vehicle, authorities added. Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office Deputies said police officers attempted to have her open the window and leave the vehicle... Read more
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Daily Mail
Criminal attorney, 35, 'high on bath salts' leads cops on chaseafter her was they thought she was DUI and they were just trying to stop her.'
Criminal attorney, 35, 'high on bath salts' leads cops on chase
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
after her was they thought she was DUI and they were just trying to stop her.' According to the police report, Carroll led Santa Rosa County Sheriff's deputies on a pursuit westbound on Highway 98 in Gulf Breeze. Dash cam: The footage shows police... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Woman flees officials, crashes into police cara Gulf Breeze police vehicle. An officer then ordered Carroll to exit the car,
Woman flees officials, crashes into police car
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 10 days ago
a Gulf Breeze police vehicle. An officer then ordered Carroll to exit the car, but she refused to comply. Officials eventually removed her from the car arrested her. Carroll was booked at Santa Rosa County Jail. It's unclear if she has an atto... Read more
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NBC Miami
Woman Arrested After High Speed Chase, Crash Into Cop CarAn officer then ordered Carroll to exit the car, but she refused to comply. Off
Woman Arrested After High Speed Chase, Crash Into Cop Car
NBC Miami / Posted 10 days ago
An officer then ordered Carroll to exit the car, but she refused to comply. Officials eventually removed her from the car arrested her. Carroll, who lives outside of Sarasota and works as a lawyer in the area, was booked at Santa Rosa County... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa County Farm Tour coming next monthMILTON — The 50th Annual Santa Rosa County Farm Tour is Tuesday, Oct. 4. The ev
Santa Rosa County Farm Tour coming next month
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
MILTON — The 50th Annual Santa Rosa County Farm Tour is Tuesday, Oct. 4. The event begins at the Santa Rosa County Extension office, 6263 Dogwood Drive in Milton. "Santa Rosa County has long been a state leader in the production of crops such as... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
3 things to do this weekend in Santa Rosa and Escambia counties1. TEE OFF FOR A CAUSE. The Santa Rosa County Navy League charity golf tourname
3 things to do this weekend in Santa Rosa and Escambia counties
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
1. TEE OFF FOR A CAUSE. The Santa Rosa County Navy League charity golf tournament is Saturday at the Tanglewood Golf Course and Country Club, 5916 Tanglewood Drive in Milton. Registration begins at 10 a.m. with shotgun at noon. The event will benefit... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Road rage escalates to threats with a firearm in Santa Rosaconspiracy, possession of marijuana for sale, and transporting marijuana for sa
Road rage escalates to threats with a firearm in Santa Rosa
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
conspiracy, possession of marijuana for sale, and transporting marijuana for sale. His driver, Tolonen, was arrested on suspicion of possessing a concealed firearm and conspiracy. Both Tolonen and Mendoza were booked at the Santa Rosa County... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa County residents help Louisiana flood survivorsMILTON — In August, a flood rocked much of southern Louisiana. Since then, Sant
Santa Rosa County residents help Louisiana flood survivors
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
MILTON — In August, a flood rocked much of southern Louisiana. Since then, Santa Rosa County, no stranger to natural disasters, has sent aid to survivors. The week of Aug. 8-14, Louisiana received over 31 inches of rain in Watson in a 15-hour period... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Okaloosa loses legislative influence in Tallahasseereplaced by Broxson of Gulf Breeze and Gaetz, of Niceville, is to be succeeded
Okaloosa loses legislative influence in Tallahassee
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
replaced by Broxson of Gulf Breeze and Gaetz, of Niceville, is to be succeeded by newcomer George Gainer of Panama City. Santa Rosa County added Broxson’s voice in the Senate while maintaining the one they’d had in the House. Jayer Williamson of... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Workgroup to address courthouse security concernsvery place re-served for justice. It is key to our freedoms as Americans.” Jud
Workgroup to address courthouse security concerns
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
very place re-served for justice. It is key to our freedoms as Americans.” Judge Robert Hilliard, who has practiced law in Santa Rosa County since 1995, said he remembers when he could enter and exit the courthouse through a side entrance with-out... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
SUMMER WRAP-UP: Florida sets tourism recordby rental homes,” she said. “We have repeat visitors that come in every year an
SUMMER WRAP-UP: Florida sets tourism record
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
by rental homes,” she said. “We have repeat visitors that come in every year and buy a new shirt from the gift shop.” In Santa Rosa County, the month of June was up 11 percent from last year. Tourism Development Director Julie Morgan said they’ve... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Who is the sore loser? Fake website stirs the potNAVARRE — Just when you thought there couldn’t be any more chambers of commerce
Who is the sore loser? Fake website stirs the pot
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
NAVARRE — Just when you thought there couldn’t be any more chambers of commerce in South Santa Rosa County, along comes a third one — sort of. The “Greatest Navarre Area Chamber of Commerce” is the brainchild of Navarre Press Editor Sandi Kemp, who... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Who is the sore loser? Fake website stirs the potNAVARRE — Just when you thought there couldn’t be any more chambers of commerce
Who is the sore loser? Fake website stirs the pot
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
NAVARRE — Just when you thought there couldn’t be any more chambers of commerce in South Santa Rosa County, along comes a third one — sort of. The “Greatest Navarre Area Chamber of Commerce” is the brainchild of Navarre Press Editor Sandi Kemp, who... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
NWF ELECTION FINAL RESULTSBoard District 4 Jeri Michie 5,768 Marsha Winegarner 5,905 No. 4 Constitutio
NWF ELECTION FINAL RESULTS
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
Board District 4 Jeri Michie 5,768 Marsha Winegarner 5,905 No. 4 Constitutional Amendment Yes 8,736 No 3,788 SANTA ROSA COUNTY 41 out of 41 precincts U.S. Senator Marco Rubio 18,602 Carlos Beruff 1,880 Dwight Mark Anthony Young... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
NWF ELECTION FINAL RESULTSBoard District 4 Jeri Michie 5,768 Marsha Winegarner 5,905 No. 4 Constitutio
NWF ELECTION FINAL RESULTS
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
Board District 4 Jeri Michie 5,768 Marsha Winegarner 5,905 No. 4 Constitutional Amendment Yes 8,736 No 3,788 SANTA ROSA COUNTY 41 out of 41 precincts U.S. Senator Marco Rubio 18,602 Carlos Beruff 1,880 Dwight Mark Anthony Young... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Ponder holds on for House District 4 seatin me,” he said. State Rep. District 3 Jayer Williamson will be representing
Ponder holds on for House District 4 seat
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
in me,” he said. State Rep. District 3 Jayer Williamson will be representing the north end of Okaloosa County and all of Santa Rosa County as the newly elected state representative for Florida District 3. Williamson, a Milton resident and former... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
NWF ELECTION FINAL RESULTSBoard District 4 Jeri Michie 5,768 Marsha Winegarner 5,905 No. 4 Constitutio
NWF ELECTION FINAL RESULTS
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
Board District 4 Jeri Michie 5,768 Marsha Winegarner 5,905 No. 4 Constitutional Amendment Yes 8,736 No 3,788 SANTA ROSA COUNTY 41 out of 41 precincts U.S. Senator Marco Rubio 18,602 Carlos Beruff 1,880 Dwight Mark Anthony Young... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
FWC weekly reportwas also issued a citation for refusal to submit to a breath sample and failure
FWC weekly report
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
was also issued a citation for refusal to submit to a breath sample and failure to maintain proper navigational lookout. SANTA ROSA COUNTY Officers Jones, Roberson, Barnard, Rockwell and Trueblood and the USCG responded to a missing boater in... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Proposed Courthouse location, East Milton's brick roadMILTON — Here are the latest calls and comments on srpressgazette.com we receiv
Proposed Courthouse location, East Milton's brick road
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
MILTON — Here are the latest calls and comments on srpressgazette.com we received on Santa Rosa County and Milton area issues. ACCESSING EAST MILTON’S BRICK ROAD Yeah, this is Bobby, and I go by the old brick road in East Milton several times daily... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Trump, taxes, and the flagMILTON — Here are the latest calls and comments on srpressgazette.com we receiv
Trump, taxes, and the flag
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
MILTON — Here are the latest calls and comments on srpressgazette.com we received on Santa Rosa County and Milton area issues. TRUMP SHOULD JOIN ‘THE BRADY BUNCH’ Yes, I feel sorry for America if Donald Trump becomes president. I have a place to... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Guide to Florida's primary election; early Panhandle voting totals inlisted as other. Turnout was 13.67 percent of the registered voters in 52 preci
Guide to Florida's primary election; early Panhandle voting totals in
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
listed as other. Turnout was 13.67 percent of the registered voters in 52 precincts. A look at Okaloosa County candidates SANTA ROSA COUNTY: 15,225 total early votes — 7,472 mail, 7,753 early vote. Of those votes, 11,402 came from registered... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Guide to Florida's primary election; early Panhandle voting totals inlisted as other. Turnout was 13.67 percent of the registered voters in 52 preci
Guide to Florida's primary election; early Panhandle voting totals in
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
listed as other. Turnout was 13.67 percent of the registered voters in 52 precincts. A look at Okaloosa County candidates SANTA ROSA COUNTY: 15,225 total early votes — 7,472 mail, 7,753 early vote. Of those votes, 11,402 came from registered... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Guide to Florida's primary election; early Panhandle voting totals inlisted as other. Turnout was 13.67 percent of the registered voters in 52 preci
Guide to Florida's primary election; early Panhandle voting totals in
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
listed as other. Turnout was 13.67 percent of the registered voters in 52 precincts. A look at Okaloosa County candidates SANTA ROSA COUNTY: 15,225 total early votes — 7,472 mail, 7,753 early vote. Of those votes, 11,402 came from registered... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Transparency essential for Tough Mudderfor local businesses, and can serve as an excellent marketing tool for the enti
Transparency essential for Tough Mudder
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
for local businesses, and can serve as an excellent marketing tool for the entire region. For a while, it looked like Santa Rosa County had found its own signature event. In February 2015, Tough Mudder, Inc. announced with much fanfare that it... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Former elementary school eyed as site of criminal rehab programMILTON — The United Way of Santa Rosa County wants to lease the former Munson E
Former elementary school eyed as site of criminal rehab program
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
MILTON — The United Way of Santa Rosa County wants to lease the former Munson Elementary School for a criminal rehabilitation program. While discussions are in the early stages, the goal is to develop a new program, titled Bridges to Success. Guy... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Get to know your county commission candidatesMILTON — Election season is underway and, in Santa Rosa County, that means thre
Get to know your county commission candidates
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
MILTON — Election season is underway and, in Santa Rosa County, that means three of five districts are open for new commissioners. Jayer Williamson vacated his District 1 seat to run for state representative. Three candidates — Mark Cotton, Sam... Read more

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