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Gulf Breeze mayor dies

Gulf Breeze mayor dies

Long-time Gulf Breeze Mayor Lane Gilchrist, 72, has died. I received a phone call early this morning that Lane had passed away during surgery. Lane first was elected to the Gulf Breeze City Council 27 years ago. He has served as mayor of Gulf Breeze since 1992--the year I first was elected to [...]

More on GBHS gun arrest

This report is from GB Police: At 9:05 am this morning Gulf Breeze Police School Resource Officer Kerstan Tatro confronted a 61 year old white female in the Gulf Breeze High School parking lot as school convened for the day. The women was known to the officers as Judy Hall 1139 Finch Drive, Gulf [...]

Buzz: Parent brings guns on GBHS campus

WEAR TV is reporting that a parent was arrested this morning after she showed up on the Gulf Breeze High School campus threatening people with a weapon. Her name has not been released by the Gulf Breeze Police. The story that is circulating in Gulf Breeze is that the mother of a GBHS freshman [...]

Gulf Breeze UFO Hoax

The PNJ reports that the History Channel's "UFO Hunters" will be in Gulf Breeze within the next two weeks to film an episode about the "area's reputation of being a hotbed for sightings of unidentified flying objects." In 1987 and '88, Gulf Breeze businessman Ed Walters reported 20 encounters [...]

GB editor takes on Moby

Gulf Breeze New editor Joe Culpepper isn't happy with PNJ columnist Mark "Moby" O'Brien's latest comments about Gulf Breeze. Moby wrote: "Gulf Breeze Proper is an oh-so-bully way to emphasize one's place in the world, pip pap and all of that, chap. It is a land of selfsatisfied burghers who [...]

State budget cuts impact hospitals

Florida hospitals now face a $137 million reduction if the state legislature passes the proposed budget cuts. Sen. Durell Peaden (R-Crestview), a doctor who heads the health budget committee, told the Miami Herald, ''I don't think the hospital system can take any more. After this year, you could [...]

Gulf Breeze Loan Pool blasted in Century

Someone is circulating flyers in Century blasting the Gulf Breeze Loan Pool. It claims the City of Gulf Breeze and its loan program are under investigation by the Department of Justice. Matt Dannheisser, Gulf Breeze's attorney, has responded, "Although there is currently an ongoing nationwide [...]

Publix got liquor store variance

In Santa Rosa County, a liquor store has to be 2,500 ft. Away from a school or a church. The only places inside the City of Gulf Breeze that meet that county ordinance are at the openings of Gulf Breeze: right of the Pensacola Bay Bridge or maybe in what is now referred to as the Office Deport [...]

GB loses fire boat

The Gulf Breeze Volunteer Fire Department’s rescue boat capsized last week while on route to the scene of a barge fire. The Fire Department was responding to a barge fire Dec. 15 when the high winds and rough seas caused the department’s boat to take on large amounts of water, according to the [...]

NY Times covers Atchison

NY Times covers Atchison

NY Times: Town Is Shaken After Prosecutor's Arrest in a Child-Sex Sting To neighbors here, J. D. Roy Atchison was a deft federal prosecutor, an involved father and a devoted volunteer, coaching girls’ softball and basketball teams year in and year out. His wife is a popular science teacher; [...]

GB tables accident surcharge

GB tables accident surcharge

The Gulf Breeze City Council had a change of heart at its regular council meeting last night and voted to table an ordinance designed to recoup the cost of investigating accidents. They want more time to review the issue. Before the Gulf Breeze starts charging for accidents, it needs to clean up [...]

Squeezing every penny

Squeezing every penny

The Gulf Breeze City Council voted last night at its executive session to make drivers involved in an accident pay a special fee. According to city staff, it costs the city more than 200-thousand dollars in officer time, to investigate crashes, and patrol highways. Isn't dealing with accidents [...]

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