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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
IL: Peoria Regional Airport Passenger Numbers on the RiseOct. 19--PEORIA -- Destin was one new destination this year for travelers who u
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 hours ago
Oct. 19--PEORIA -- Destin was one new destination this year for travelers who use Gen. Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport. Sometime soon, resumption of flights to and from Denver would be part of Peoria's destiny, if airport director Gene... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Commission approves incentives for airlinea 4-1 vote, the Okaloosa County Commission on Tuesday approved giving $1 millio
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
a 4-1 vote, the Okaloosa County Commission on Tuesday approved giving $1 million worth of incentive money to an airline at Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport. The funding, which will be bed-tax revenue, will help the airline expand its base... Read more
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Al.com
Surviving suspect in 'Bonnie and Clyde' crime team due in Birmingham court next monthrobbery and kidnapping of a convenience store clerk in Perry, Ga., on Feb. 1, t
Al.com / Posted 16 hours ago
robbery and kidnapping of a convenience store clerk in Perry, Ga., on Feb. 1, the robbery of Alvin's Island beach shop in Destin, Fla., on Feb. 3, and the robbery of a shoe store and a home invasion and carjacking, all in Pensacola, Fla., on Feb.... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Former Miss Destins come back for moreeverything I got to do for 31 days ... I love my town. I want to do everything.
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 20 hours ago
everything I got to do for 31 days ... I love my town. I want to do everything. I want to be involved in everything.” DESTIN — After 31 days, the Destin Fishing Rodeo has a habit of getting in the blood of Miss Destin. In fact, so much so... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Stranger Things: If you catch it, they will weigh itHundreds of anglers go out every year to compete in the famous Destin Fishing R
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 21 hours ago
Hundreds of anglers go out every year to compete in the famous Destin Fishing Rodeo, and sometimes they come back with more than fish. Annie Blanks @DestinLogAnnie DESTIN — Bruce Cheves will weigh anything. As the official “Rodeo Weighmaster” at... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Officials prep for control tower launchBy Heather Osbourne | 315-4440 | @HeatherOnwfdn | hosbourne@nwfdailynews.com D
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 21 hours ago
By Heather Osbourne | 315-4440 | @HeatherOnwfdn | hosbourne@nwfdailynews.com DESTIN — The Destin Executive Airport is preparing to unveil its long-awaited Lt. Gen. Leroy J. Manor, USAF (Ret.) Air Traffic Control Tower next month. The airport will... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
AOPA Announces 2017 Flight Training Experience Winnersin the Northeast, Robert Keleti of Republic Airport in Farmingdale, New York; C
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 21 hours ago
in the Northeast, Robert Keleti of Republic Airport in Farmingdale, New York; Chris Dupin in the Southeast, representing Destin Flight Works, of Destin, Florida; and for the Southwest, Scott Campbell of Sierra Charlie Aviation in Scottsdale,... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Stranger Things: If you catch it, they will weigh itAnnie Blanks @DestinLogAnnie DESTIN — Bruce Cheves will weigh anything. As th
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
Annie Blanks @DestinLogAnnie DESTIN — Bruce Cheves will weigh anything. As the official “Rodeo Weighmaster” at the Destin Fishing Rodeo for 33 years, Cheves has weighed his fair share of fish, from one-pound pinfish brought in by pint-sized... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Argument over drinking leads to punch in faceDESTIN – A man, angry after his fiancé accused him of drinking too much, escala
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
DESTIN – A man, angry after his fiancé accused him of drinking too much, escalated the argument into a physical battle. According to his Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office arrest report, the 47-year-old man followed the woman when she walked away and... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Speak up or hold your peacefender benders causing delays that can last hours. Residents in Navarre have s
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
fender benders causing delays that can last hours. Residents in Navarre have said they don’t want to become another Destin, which is code for too much traffic, too many buildings, not enough open space. The question they have to answer now... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Destin Council keeps options open on electric utility issuesDESTIN — In a 5-2 vote, the City Council agreed Monday to have city staff and s
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
DESTIN — In a 5-2 vote, the City Council agreed Monday to have city staff and special counsel negotiate a new contract with Gulf Power, and to possibly hire a firm that would provide more details on a potential city purchase of the Gulf Power... Read more
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Daily Mail
This fit mom was blasted for filming a workout video in Targetin Target to show other moms how they can get in shape while shopping with thei
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
in Target to show other moms how they can get in shape while shopping with their kids Fitness blogger Sia Cooper, 28, from Destin, Florida, was shopping with her husband one Saturday morning when she had the idea for the video While her husband... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
SIX MONTHS MISSING: No new leads in Stallworth case, police saysearches April 3 for Stewart and another missing Crestview woman, 18-year-old T
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
searches April 3 for Stewart and another missing Crestview woman, 18-year-old Taleah Durm. Stallworth’s car was spotted in Destin on April 2. Her boyfriend, Antwon Smith, was driving. Durm was also in the vehicle, but Stallworth wasn't with... Read more
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Daily Mail
Conjoined twins born NATURALLY have succesful separation operationjourney on the back of a motorbike to have operation to separate them and are n
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
journey on the back of a motorbike to have operation to separate them and are now 'doing well' One-week-old Anick and Destin were born in a remote village in the DR of Congo Endured an 870-mile round trip across jungle, roads and by air to... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Commercial real estate hot in Navarreto District 4 commissioner Rob Williamson. "I think for years we have heard Na
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
to District 4 commissioner Rob Williamson. "I think for years we have heard Navarre residents don't want to become another Destin," Williamson said. "I think it's time we turn our focus on to what we do want to become." Williamson said what... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Commercial real estate hot in Navarreto District 4 commissioner Rob Williamson. "I think for years we have heard Na
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
to District 4 commissioner Rob Williamson. "I think for years we have heard Navarre residents don't want to become another Destin," Williamson said. "I think it's time we turn our focus on to what we do want to become." Williamson said what... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Pace church to present Ladies of Light conference4th annual Woodbine Church Ladies of the Light conference. This three-day even
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
4th annual Woodbine Church Ladies of the Light conference. This three-day event, set Nov. 3-5 at Four Points by Sheraton Destin-Fort Walton Beach, will feature several women pastors, worship and Bible study leaders; namely, Sara Shaver, the Rev.... Read more
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KTVB Boise
MAF helps conjoined twins in AfricaFellowship, recently played a key role in helping conjoined twins survive a sep
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 days ago
Fellowship, recently played a key role in helping conjoined twins survive a separation surgery in Africa. Anick and Destin were born naturally on August 23 in a remote village in the western Democratic Republic of Congo. They endured an... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Volunteers collect more than 200 pounds in reef cleanupDESTIN — Plastic cups, fishing gear and even some clothing. These were just so
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
DESTIN — Plastic cups, fishing gear and even some clothing. These were just some of the items found after local scuba divers cleaned up some of the reefs located around the East Jetty on Sunday. About 30 volunteers, both divers and non-divers,... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
What's Happening in North Okaloosa County24, Emerald Coast Bar & Grill, 1701 State Road 85 N, Eglin Air Force Base. It i
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
24, Emerald Coast Bar & Grill, 1701 State Road 85 N, Eglin Air Force Base. It is a full-service restaurant and bar at the Destin-Fort. Walton Beach Airport (VPS). AMBASSADOR COMMITTEE: 8:30 a.m. Oct. 25, Crestview chamber office, 1447 Commerce... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Commercial real estate hot in Navarreto District 4 commissioner Rob Williamson. "I think for years we have heard Na
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
to District 4 commissioner Rob Williamson. "I think for years we have heard Navarre residents don't want to become another Destin," Williamson said. "I think it's time we turn our focus on to what we do want to become." Williamson said what... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Captains team up to save stranded diversWater," Capt. Robert Hill came across the two divers 21 miles out in the Gulf a
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Water," Capt. Robert Hill came across the two divers 21 miles out in the Gulf after their boat drifted away from them. DESTIN — A boat captain hurrying back to weigh a big day's catch took a few moments to rescue two divers he spotted floating... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Commercial real estate hot in Navarreto District 4 commissioner Rob Williamson. "I think for years we have heard Na
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
to District 4 commissioner Rob Williamson. "I think for years we have heard Navarre residents don't want to become another Destin," Williamson said. "I think it's time we turn our focus on to what we do want to become." Williamson said what... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Nampa's Mission Aviation Fellowship helps conjoined twins survivemedical teams and others working to make life better for those who live in the
KIVI Boise / Posted 2 days ago
medical teams and others working to make life better for those who live in the most isolated parts of the world. Anick and Destin, two baby girls who were born naturally at 37 weeks on August 23, 2017, endured an incredible journey across gruelling... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Outside help sought in allegations against Choctaw High School employeeFamilies. Personnel involved were from Walker Elementary in Crestview, Elliott
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Families. Personnel involved were from Walker Elementary in Crestview, Elliott Point Elementary in Fort Walton Beach and Destin Elementary. The Sheriff's Office has reported that the case involving a teacher's aide at Walker Elementary was... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Drunken argument over car seat leads to girlfriend's arrestDESTIN — A 34-year-old woman was arrested for misdemeanor battery after she bit
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
DESTIN — A 34-year-old woman was arrested for misdemeanor battery after she bit, punched and kicked her child’s father after a drunken argument over a car seat. According to an arrest report from the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office, a deputy... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Outside help sought in allegations against Choctaw High School employeeFamilies. Personnel involved were from Walker Elementary in Crestview, Elliott
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Families. Personnel involved were from Walker Elementary in Crestview, Elliott Point Elementary in Fort Walton Beach and Destin Elementary. The Sheriff's Office has reported that the case involving a teacher's aide at Walker Elementary was... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Et tu, brutetheir name, or even if he praises them. They know that “et tu Brute” follows. A
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
their name, or even if he praises them. They know that “et tu Brute” follows. And, oh yes, he is faithful in keeping his promise about “cleaning the swamp.” Surprise, the swamp is his own Cabinet ! Good job, Mr. President. Anastas Pazevic,... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
An ode to the mulletAnnie Blanks @DestinLogAnnie DESTIN — On an oppressively muggy Tuesday morning
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Annie Blanks @DestinLogAnnie DESTIN — On an oppressively muggy Tuesday morning at Clement Taylor Park, five fishermen stand still on the dock, brail nets wrapped around their hands and draped over their shoulders, eyes on the water below,... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
4 school district staffers placed on administrative leave this weekwrongdoing by the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. Additionally, two Elliott
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
wrongdoing by the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. Additionally, two Elliott Point Elementary staff members and one from Destin Elementary are on leave, according to a school district document obtained by the Northwest Florida Daily News. School... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
MARKED IN MEMORY: Anglers land shark to remember lost friendDESTIN — Nothing draws a crowd to the docks like a shark, but when the shark ha
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
DESTIN — Nothing draws a crowd to the docks like a shark, but when the shark has a face painted on its back, the cellphones come out and minds start to wonder. Thursday afternoon, the charter boat 100 Proof with Capt. Ben O’Connor at the helm backed... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
4 school district staffers placed on administrative leave this weekwrongdoing by the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. Additionally, two Elliott
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
wrongdoing by the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. Additionally, two Elliott Point Elementary staff members and one from Destin Elementary are on leave, according to a school district document obtained by the Northwest Florida Daily News. School... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Norriego Point's future brightensMost people will never set foot on the spit of sand separating the Destin Harbo
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Most people will never set foot on the spit of sand separating the Destin Harbor from the East Pass. But that stretch of sand is one of the most photographed pieces of undeveloped land in the area. The iconic shot of it – from the Marler Bridge... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
4 school district staffers placed on leavewrongdoing by the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. Additionally, two Elliott
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
wrongdoing by the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. Additionally, two Elliott Point Elementary staff members and one from Destin Elementary are on leave, according to a school district document obtained by the Northwest Florida Daily News. School... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
What's Happening in North Okaloosa County24, Emerald Coast Bar & Grill, 1701 State Road 85 N, Eglin Air Force Base. It i
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
24, Emerald Coast Bar & Grill, 1701 State Road 85 N, Eglin Air Force Base. It is a full-service restaurant and bar at the Destin-Fort. Walton Beach Airport (VPS). AMBASSADOR COMMITTEE: 8:30 a.m. Oct. 25, Crestview chamber office, 1447 Commerce... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Why did the emu cross the road? (GRAPHIC VIDEO)"She said, 'Is the birdie OK?'" he said of his daughter's reaction. "I said, 'N
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
"She said, 'Is the birdie OK?'" he said of his daughter's reaction. "I said, 'No babe, it's not." A Destin family escaped injury Thursday when they struck an emu crossing the road on a busy Atlanta area interstate. The emu was not as... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
FWB police officer and family survive Maria in Puerto Ricoon a Homeland Security plane. FDLE then flew from Tallahassee to Jacksonville t
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
on a Homeland Security plane. FDLE then flew from Tallahassee to Jacksonville to pick up the family up and fly them to Destin Executive Airport, where they landed last Friday night. Ryan said it was a "pretty good reunion" when he greeted the... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
They are the heroesthey’ll likely be up again before dawn. To do it again. Until the helpless are
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
they’ll likely be up again before dawn. To do it again. Until the helpless are rescued. And the work’s done. They’re unlikely to be reimbursed. There won’t be medals. They won’t care. They’re heroes. And it’s what they do. Dennis O’De... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
'We thought it would go up'on a Homeland Security plane. FDLE then flew from Tallahassee to Jacksonville t
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
on a Homeland Security plane. FDLE then flew from Tallahassee to Jacksonville to pick up the family up and fly them to Destin Executive Airport, where they landed last Friday night. Ryan said it was a "pretty good reunion" when he greeted the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
The ultimate guide to pet insurancecost for future health expenses instead of doling out hundreds, or even thousan
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
cost for future health expenses instead of doling out hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars when care is needed. When Destin Miller’s mixed border collie, Ӧzil, had gastric problems, her pet insurance from Trupanion covered $320 of the $350... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
The ultimate guide to pet insurancecost for future health expenses instead of doling out hundreds, or even thousan
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
cost for future health expenses instead of doling out hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars when care is needed. When Destin Miller’s mixed border collie, Ӧzil, had gastric problems, her pet insurance from Trupanion covered $320 of the $350... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
RESTORE Act funding delayed againA second, for a stormwater project, is being prepared. Required risk assessmen
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
A second, for a stormwater project, is being prepared. Required risk assessment questionnaires have been submitted by Destin, Fort Walton Beach and the Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance, and Destin has submitted necessary “project descriptions,”... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Inaugural Emerald Coast Honor Games set for Nov. 11DESTIN — The inaugural Emerald Coast Honor Games will begin next month to benef
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
DESTIN — The inaugural Emerald Coast Honor Games will begin next month to benefit local veterans and defenders of the front line. The fitness and CrossFit style competition will be Saturday, Nov. 11, at Legendary Marine in Destin. Honoring its... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Crestview receives 2nd most rain from Hurricane Nate5.94; Eglin AFB, 4.89; Pace, 4.64; Niceville, 4.53; Milton, 4.05; Gonzalez, 3.4
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
5.94; Eglin AFB, 4.89; Pace, 4.64; Niceville, 4.53; Milton, 4.05; Gonzalez, 3.40; Pensacola Airport, 3.28; Century, 3.04; Destin, 2.90. The weather service noted that the data reported was preliminary and subject to updates and corrections as... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Crestview receives 2nd most rain from Hurricane Nate5.94; Eglin AFB, 4.89; Pace, 4.64; Niceville, 4.53; Milton, 4.05; Gonzalez, 3.4
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
5.94; Eglin AFB, 4.89; Pace, 4.64; Niceville, 4.53; Milton, 4.05; Gonzalez, 3.40; Pensacola Airport, 3.28; Century, 3.04; Destin, 2.90. The weather service noted that the data reported was preliminary and subject to updates and corrections as... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Crestview receives 2nd most rain from Hurricane Nate5.94; Eglin AFB, 4.89; Pace, 4.64; Niceville, 4.53; Milton, 4.05; Gonzalez, 3.4
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
5.94; Eglin AFB, 4.89; Pace, 4.64; Niceville, 4.53; Milton, 4.05; Gonzalez, 3.40; Pensacola Airport, 3.28; Century, 3.04; Destin, 2.90. The weather service noted that the data reported was preliminary and subject to updates and corrections as... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Rocky Bayou students learn about marine animals, prayer observancealso participated in the See You at the Pole observance. Kindergarten students
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
also participated in the See You at the Pole observance. Kindergarten students were among visitors to the Gulfarium in Destin. They learned about various marine life as they experienced the hands-on exhibits. At the animal encounters sections,... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Crestview participation in United Way Day of Caring increases 30 percentWay coordinators organized teams and projects for five days in Fort Walton Beac
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
Way coordinators organized teams and projects for five days in Fort Walton Beach, DeFuniak Springs, Niceville, Crestview, Destin and South Walton. Crestview had 157 volunteers for its Day of Caring, an increase of 30 percent more participation... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Put dead trees to useto a beetle! It would be interesting to see if there are visionaries ready to
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
to a beetle! It would be interesting to see if there are visionaries ready to pursue such a proposal. Alexander Causey, Destin If you would like to respond to this letter with a letter to the editor, send your thoughts to... Read more
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The Star
Lionfish Challenge winners announcedPanama City took home the recreational Lionfish King award with a total of 1,25
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
Panama City took home the recreational Lionfish King award with a total of 1,250 lionfish harvested. Joshua Livingston of Destin became Florida’s first Commercial Champion for his efforts in removing 4,560 pounds of lionfish (poundage equates to... Read more
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