Ask Dr. Marty: Milk

QUESTION: I know that milk is not my friend, but I love it. I get the sniffles and have to clear my throat every...

Considerations for Those Already Using Hormones

By Dr. Richard Chern, M.D. Women often ask us to optimize their creams or sublingual hormones another physician put them on.  Men ask us to...

Why Should I Go Solar?

By Erin Bakker Q: What are the financial benefits of solar energy? A: When you install a solar energy system on your property, you save money...

Air Force’s First F-15EX Arrives at Eglin!

By Ilka Cole & Samuel King Jr., Eglin Air Force Base Public Affairs The F-15EX, the Air Force’s newest fighter, touched down at Eglin Air...

Lasagna Mama!

Local resident Michelle Jannazo pulls into a Publix parking lot near her home in Freeport. “This is the third time I’ve been here in...

Meet our Hometown Hero: Laurie Hood

By Mary Chris Murray Her belief that “every abused, neglected and homeless animal deserves a second chance” is what makes Laurie Hood, Freeport resident and...

How Can You Help Prevent Child Abuse?

Are you aware that approximately 1,100 cases of child sexual and physical abuse are reported annually in Okaloosa and Walton Counties, an average of...

CBA and the Walton County BCC are “All Hands on Deck”

A draw for residents and tourists alike, the diverse natural areas of Walton County, including waterways, wetlands and shorelines are especially unique and critically...

Dotty Blacker Contributes $40,000 to Support NWFSC’s Aviation Center of Excellence

A champion for Northwest Florida State College, Dottie Blacker’s first gift nearly 21 years ago was a $100,000 “challenge” to encourage raising funds to...

Knives for a Cause

Recently, U.S. Navy veteran and former first responder, Michael Olson, crafted a dagger that was on display at Copeland’s in Freeport. It was then...