Second Annual Kite Film Fest

June 26, 2017

Short Films Sought The organizers of the Kite Film Fest are seeking short film submissions for their second annual festival set for Nov. 11 at Club LA in Destin. Short films of all genres are welcome,…


Charges against SRIA official dropped

June 23, 2017

State Attorney Bill Eddins announced this morning that the drug charges against Santa Rosa Island Authority Director of Administration Robbie Schrock have been dismissed. On April 5, Gulf Breeze police stopped a vehicle driven by Schrock’s…


IRIS raises Series B funding

June 22, 2017

Intelligent Retinal Imaging Systems, Inc. (IRIS), the industry leader in early detection systems for diabetic eye disease, today announced the company successfully closed a round of Series B financing. The round was led by Ballast Point…


Newpoint school vendor arrested yesterday

June 22, 2017

Steven J. Kunkemoeller, one of two businessmen accused of racketeering and organized fraud at 15 charter schools throughout Florida, turned himself into authorities yesterday afternoon. Kunkemoeller, 56, of 793 Watch Point Drive in Cincinnati, operated Red…


Local state parks closed for Tropical Storm Cindy

June 21, 2017

The Department of Environmental Protection’s Florida Park Service announced the closure of three state parks in Northwest Florida due to weather conditions. The following state parks are closed until further notice: Perdido Key State Park in…