Okaloosa County Newswire (Page 2)

Okaloosa County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Okaloosa County, FL. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 2,956 in Okaloosa County, FL

  1. Motorist Alert: Crash closes portion of Beal ParkwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... that an early morning crash continues to leave Beal Parkway closed from Yacht Club Drive to Mary Esther. Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office reported that the closure was due to a car that crashed into a power pole at 1:49 a.m. Monday. Power lines were ...

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  2. Police Blotter: Man flat on his back denies harassment that deputy witnessedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... with breach of peace. The 42-year-old Fort Walton Beach got up and started yelling at people while an Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office deputy watched. He later said he didn't realize the deputy was approaching him, according to his arrest report. He ...

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  3. County approves $85,000 contract for Turtle WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... He has 12 employees and 15 volunteers to monitor his 18 miles of beach. Watson's salary is $20,000. And Okaloosa County's George Gray is allotted $47,000 to do turtle watch. He said he and his daughter are the only ones eligible to do the walks. ...

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  4. Police Blotter: Weekly pot smoker caught speeding with child in car seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    An Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office deputy who pulled over a car going 88 miles per hour on Interstate 10 learned that both adult occupants had recently smoked marijuana.

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  5. Police Blotter: Victim: I like to be choked during sexRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... man was charged with domestic battery by strangulation after taking a sex game too far. His partner told Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office deputies that they were in a verbal argument that turned physical. She said that on at least two other ...

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  6. Police Blotter: Enraged by xylophone, woman dumps pan of grease on mana s headRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... upset that a man was playing a xylophone in the kitchen dumped a pan of cold grease on his head. The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office deputy noticed that he had wet spots on his shirts and shorts and that there was a puddle of liquid on the floor ...

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  7. Crestview alumnus trio leading New Orleans baseball Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... meant to me. It's something I'll always remember.” For Dean, the success in New Orleans has come with Okaloosa County flair. Blake's younger brother Dakota, a Crestview alumnus via LSU and Northwest Florida State, has been one of the team's ...

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  8. Mother of twoa s disappearance remains a mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... for cocaine possession, marijuana possession and driving with a suspended or revoked license, according to Okaloosa County Clerk of Courts records. “He had her car without her in it-something's not right there,” Stewart continued. ...

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  9. Keys jobless rate is the lowest in stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Front www.keysnet.com

    State figures released Friday show unemployment was 4.8 percent in March, down from 5 percent the month before. Florida added 6,200 jobs over the month.

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  10. Three teens arrested after crashing stolen carRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Walton Sun

    Three teenagers from Okaloosa County are behind bars facing felony charges after they allegedly crashed a stolen car and fled the scene. A 911 call was received by Walton County Sheriff's Office dispatchers at 4:06 p.m. Friday regarding a white Toyota Prius involved in a crash on County Road 83 near County Road 192.

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  11. Police Blotter: Woman pays man $10 for ride. Man then robs herRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    A woman called the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office after paying a stranger $10 for a ride and then being robbed by him.

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  12. Police Blotter: Daughter banned from mothera s house for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    A 31-year-old woman was arrested April 17 after her mother told Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office deputies that her daughter had pushed her to the ground and broken the window of her car.

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  13. Judgea s ruling delays Lantz murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... a judge's ruling that some of the evidence they gathered in building their case is not admissible in court. Okaloosa County Circuit Judge John Brown triggered the state's appeal Friday when he issued an order to grant Lantz's attorney Scott Clines' ...

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  14. Florida unemployment rate drops to 4.8 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | The Daily Commercial

    State figures released Friday show unemployment was 4.8 percent in March, down from 5 percent the month before.

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  15. Spring break wraps upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Walton Sun

    ... turn ended up getting arrested because the parties inside the houses got out of control,” he said. In Okaloosa County, Sergeant Jason Fulghum, head of spring break operations for the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office, said his deputies have ...

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  16. 15-year-old arrested in beer and cigarette raid on storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... Davis was charged with assault to commit a felony, criminal mischief, burglary and larceny, according to his Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office arrest report. The burglary was discovered by a clerk who came to work and found a large rock on the floor ...

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  17. Police Blotter: Spurned of sleepover, woman takes knife to ex, lawmen sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... a knife. That's when she picked up the pocket knife and began swinging it at the victim, according to her Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office arrest report. The man had slice marks in his shirt and abrasions to his arm. He also had scratches on his ...

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  18. Missing Louisiana teen found Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    UPDATE 6:58 p.m. Per a post on the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office Facebook page, Madison Baugher has been found and a deputy has verified that she is safe.

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  19. Morgan City teen missing in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Okaloosa County Sheriff's deputies say 19-year old Madison Baugher was reunited with her friends, and deputies verified that she was safe at the location she was staying.

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  20. Women charged with abusing adopted cat Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    A woman was arrested in Okaloosa County on Tuesday on third degree felony aggravated animal cruelty charges after authorities say she caused cruel suffering and inflicted unnecessary pain on her cat.  According to a report from the state attorney's office, Miranda Paige Mull, 25, who had no address listed, took her cat, named Jamie, to the ... (more)

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