By Kim Schneider Whew! We made it through the summer madness. The kids are back in school and our overnight company and guest bookings have begun to dwindle. Dreaming of a renovation project? Now is a great time to start. Once you’ve made the decision to remodel, you’ll need to select...
By Patricia Lee, Destinites If you just moved to the Destin area, you may be wondering what is up with all of these bug-a-boos in your home and what the heck is biting you?! Yes, just like that annoying, mooching relative, we do have some unwanted pests down here which...
Destin High School Football 9/2 Baker Away 9/8 North Bay Haven Home 9/16 Rocky Bayou Christian Away 9/23 Lighthouse Christian Away 9/30 Jay High School Away 10/7 Dean Bozeman Home 10/14 Chipley Away 10/21 Hilliard High School Home 10/28 Aucilla Christian Home 11/4 Holmes County Away FWB High School Football 9/2 South Walton-Santa Rosa Beach Home 9/9 Niceville Away 9/16 Escambia-Pensacola Away 9/23 Panama...
Saturday 9/10 Alabama @ Texas 11am Tennessee @ Pitt 2:30pm Kentucky @ Florida 6pm Saturday 9/17 Georgia @ S.Carolina 11am Penn St. @ Auburn 2:30pm Miss St. @ LSU 5pm Miami @ Texas A&M 8pm Saturday 9/24 Florida @ Tennessee TBA Boston College @ Florida St. TBA Notre Dame @ N. Carolina TBA Saturday 10/1 LSU @ Auburn TBA Alabama @ Arkansas TBA Georgia @...
Saltwater Restaurants and Destin-Fort Walton Beach Tourism will host the International Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, Sept. 17 from 8-10 a.m. For more than 35 years, Ocean Conservancy has held the International Coastal Cleanup® which is a global event that prides itself in, “harnessing the power of people to fight...

Savor the Sound Oct. 8

Who’s ready to kick off another exciting Savor the Sound concert fundraiser, but in cooler weather and with an outstanding guest speaker? The Taylor Haugen Foundation has announced that Sammy Lee Davis, Congressional Medal of Honor recipient also known as “The Real Forrest Gump,” will speak at this event....
Week 1 Thursday, Sept. 8 Bills vs. Rams 7:20 p.m. NBC Sunday, Sept. 11 Saints vs. Falcons Noon Fox Browns vs. Panthers Noon CBS 49ers vs. Bears Noon Fox Steelers vs. Bengals Noon CBS Eagles vs. Lions Noon Fox Colts vs. Texans Noon CBS Patriots vs. Dolphins Noon CBS Ravens vs. Jets Noon CBS Jaguars vs. Commanders Noon Fox Chiefs vs. Cardinals...
Fall is always an exciting time in the Okaloosa County School District. School begins, fall sports and activities are back, and kids get to see their friends every day. The OCSD family worked hard to prepare schools, classrooms, curriculum, and new employees for our amazing students’ return. For those...
By Marta-Rose Thorpe For years, Jimy Thorpe had felt the urge to give back. A veteran, Jimy had served as a young man in the U.S. Army for eight years and had always held the highest regard for the men and women who serve our country and keep us safe....