Okaloosa County Newswire (Page 3)

Okaloosa County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Okaloosa County, FL. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 5,137 in Okaloosa County, FL

  1. Ablution SolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... they can take the car and use it," Jensen said. ( Atlanta Journal Constitution ) a A shoplifting suspect in Okaloosa County, Fla., managed to evade sheriff's deputies chasing him but only after his car hit several mailboxes, which ripped off the ...

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  2. Making a Difference: Man wins Corvette, then gives it backRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... the invitational's proceeds are used to help children at Silver Sands School, Richbourg School, Horizons of Okaloosa County and the Children's Home Society. After getting the keys to the Corvette, he and his wife, Rhonda, drove it around that first ...

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  3. LETTER: Airport land grabRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... in needing more acreage to be stolen from Eglin. More commercial traffic is what the airport authority and Okaloosa County want. Additional traffic will definitely compromise Eglin's mission and possibly lead to downsizing or closure. It would be ...

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  4. 4 Men Arrested in Connection with Killing of Panhandle TeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | WCTV Tallahassee

    The body of 18-year-old Mark Anthony Williams Jr. of Crestview was found Jan. 21 along a highway near Niceville. The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office said he had been shot at least seven times with three guns.

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  5. 4 men arrested in killing of Panhandle teenRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | News 4 Jax

    The body of 18-year-old Mark Anthony Williams Jr. of Crestview was found Jan. 21 along a highway near Niceville. The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office said he had been shot at least seven times with three different guns.

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  6. State Farm's Jim Liufau Extends Good Neighbor Policy to Students Studying Abroad in the U.S.Read the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | PRWeb

    Jim Liufau , representative of Others of Destin, Inc., announced today that Destin United Methodist Church and Destin Church of Christ offer dinner nights for international students in the J-1 program. In addition to feeding these students, the DUMC and Others of Destin help them with assimilation, money management, health issues, language, cultural differences, homesickness and transportation.

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  7. 4th Suspect Charged With Death of Crestview Teen; One Suspect from OzarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | WTVY Dothan

    A fourth individual is now charged in connection with the January shooting death of a Crestview teenager. Okaloosa County Sheriff's Investigators tracked down 37-year old suspect Marvin Wilkins Sunday morning near the Brooks Bridge on Okaloosa Island.

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  8. Okaloosa County Sheriff Discusses Departments BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office has experienced budget cuts the past few years. Sheriff Larry Ashley says an increase to their budget will not only keep his deputies safe, but also the community.

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  9. Fourth person arrested in January murder Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    A weekend manhunt ended with the arrest of a man connected to the January killing of a Crestview teenager, the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office reported Sunday.

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  10. Freeport man injured in early morning wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    The rear-end crash happened around 3:15 a.m. near 34884 Emerald Coast Parkway, east of Matthew Boulevard, according to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office.

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  11. School Board asked to stop prayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    A religious freedom organization sent a letter to the Okaloosa County School Board requesting it stop praying before each meeting.

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  12. Racketeering and murder suspect in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | WALA

    OKALOOSA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office has taken 37-year old Marvin Wilkins into custody. Wilkins was located by members of the Fugitive Warrants Unit around 9:15 a.m. this morning near the Brooks Bridge on Okaloosa Island.

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  13. Locals Celebrate the Opening Ceremony of the Special Olympics World GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    The night was filled with balloon animals, hula hoop and limbo contests, all in anticipation for the opening ceremonies of the Special Olympics World Games A portion of the proceeds made by "The Hub's" restaurants and stores will be donated to Special Olympics in Walton County "It's fantastic," said Damien McNeil, the Walton and Okaloosa County Director of Special Olympics. "We have such a great support community here in Walton County for Special Olympics.

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  14. Town hall meeting to discuss racial issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    Call the Rev. Sanford Hayes, 621-4186; Rev. Mark Broadhead, 682-2835; or Rev. Eugene Strickland, 682-5434, to learn more about the North Okaloosa County Ministerial Alliance and the Crestview Ar...

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  15. EDITORIAL: Okaloosa's season of violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... look bad, residents get nervous and armchair sleuths start weaving their own theories. In this regard, Okaloosa County residents can heave a small sigh of relief. We have two fewer murder mysteries to deal with. Lawmen have arrested a suspect in the ...

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  16. OCSO Arrest Three in Murder Case; Still Searching for Fourth SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office has charged three people with first degree murder and racketeering in connection with the shooting death of a Crestview teenager. A fourth individual is being sought on an active warrant for racketeering relating to homicide and narcotics violations.

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  17. Stories from the Street: Man facing drug charges after landlord complains Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... - A 33-year-old Crestview woman is facing drug charges after a traffic stop for running a stop sign. Okaloosa County Sheriff's deputies were on an unrelated call at 11:51 p.m. July 10 when a deputy saw a vehicle driven by Amy Louise Lamb run a stop ...

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  18. Okaloosa County Sheriff's K9 Unit Moves into New Training FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    To protect and serve. Not only a motto Okaloosa County Sheriff's officials live by, but so do their four-legged partners.

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  19. Women honored for actions at hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... basically act as the central communications center for the hospital. Once they had the number, they called Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office and asked if deputies could locate the woman and check on her. They received word later that the woman had ...

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  20. Panhandle counties to team up for BP money Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... of one Bay County resident, three Okaloosa residents and one Santa Rosa resident. "It's a lot of money," Okaloosa County Commissioner Kelly Windes said. "I am optimistic about the results. I know some of the people on that committee and I think ...

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