The Bait

By Rick Moore An attention getting picture with an enticing headline is often called click-bait. Here are a few of the most viewed click-bait statements...

We Are the Emerald Coast Chorus!

By Don Lambert, ECC Member Singing has the power to make individuals and communities healthier and happier! And we are blessed to have The Emerald...

Area Art Classes August 2022

Artful Things Niceville Call the gallery at 850-729-2600 to reserve seating for the following workshops: August 6—Kitchen People with Jeanette Herron. 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Learn to paint...

PRESTO! at The Magic Parlor through Aug. 28

Join the gang at The Magic Parlor as they present a hilarious and magical evening with some of the world’s most talented magicians from...

Creative Writing Class Offered Aug. 22

This fall, University of West Florida (UWF) is offering a creative writing class at the Emerald Coast Campus in Fort Walton Beach. Writers and...

Brian Muhlbach Appointed to Serve as Community Resource Deputy

From the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office One of Okaloosa County Sheriff Eric Aden’s top goals is enhancing communication to build even stronger relationships between the...

A Dreamy Vacation by the Beach: How Does Music Help Us...

By Lisa Cyr As temperatures are soaring into the 90s, there is no doubt that the greatest way to spend your time is soaking up...

Asher’s Hope is Leaving a Legacy

By Lori Leath Smith In 2018, Kristyn Szala’s youngest son, Asher, was given a life-limiting diagnosis. Kristyn was only halfway through her pregnancy. “We were...