Although Destin may be a relatively new city by historical standards, there is no denying the abundance of local lore. Days Gone By will showcase photos of Destin’s yesteryear. To submit your ... READ MORE
Monday marked the beginning of a new school year for Okaloosa and Walton counties. While little ones eagerly anticipated meeting their teachers, riding the bus, and digging into brand new back ... READ MORE
On Aug. 16, 100 paddlers set off in the crystal clear Gulf waters behind The Back Porch Seafood & Oyster House for the 3rd Paddle at the Porch sponsored by ML Healthcare.
“It’s so much fun ... READ MORE
The Destin Palms Vacations Team now has properties available for a 6-month lease starting at the beginning of September and ending at the beginning of March. Each property is fully furnished and ... READ MORE
Jake Cordova got an early birthday present Tuesday.
The 15-year-old Texan, who will turn sweet 16 next week, landed the catch of a lifetime Tuesday while fishing aboard the Swoop II with Capt. ... READ MORE
While most kids were sleeping late during their summer vacation, Destin's Alyssa Bettinger was up and boarding the boat almost every day at 5 a.m.
Bettinger, a 15-year-old sophomore at Fort Wal... READ MORE
Under partly cloudy skies, the water is fairly clean with a 1-2 foot wave rolling in at the Okaloosa Island Pier. In the last few days anglers have been catching Spanish mackerel, red... READ MORE
With summer winding down and most folks heading back home and to school, the number of those fishing has slowed down. However, that doesn’t mean the fish have slowed down.
As a matter of fact, ... READ MORE
What Bette Fetter began in 1988 as one person working with children in her home is now an international business and leader in art education. Thousands of students are taught each week using a ... READ MORE
Mike and Sheila DeMass, youth pastors at Destin Assembly of God, met Capt. Ben Marler through Facebook.
“I read what he was saying and literally my heart and spirit were drawn to him,” Sheila t... READ MORE
If you’ve never been to church, or don’t go to church because it can weird you out, believe me when I say that I’ve been there. I didn’t grow up in church and when my wife and I first got married... READ MORE
Yes, snowbirds, spring has made its presence known here on the Emerald Coast. We learned a new meteorological term this past winter, as the Polar Vortex made its presence felt even here in our ... READ MORE
As the 2013-14 snowbird season winds down, plans are already being made for the next season which, in reality, is only eight months away. Events are being planned and details are being shared for... READ MORE
Sylvia Jackson, a 19-year resident of Destin, has written a practical, how-to guide to help Christians understand their dreams. Her book, “Dream Interpretation Toolkit: Practical Tools to ... READ MORE
The menu for Aug. 25 - 29 at Destin Elementary includes:
• Aug.25: Salisbury Steak and Gravy, Parmesan Chicken Sandwich, Whole Grain Dinner Roll, Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Fire Roasted Veggies, S... READ MORE