18-year-old Sedric Deon Brooks Jr. was sentenced by Circuit Judge W. Joel Boles to 20 years in state prison to be followed by four years of probation. Brooks pled no contest in June to three counts of robbery with a deadly weapon and one count of principal to robbery without a weapon.
Subtropical Storm Alberto continued its slow approach to the Emerald Coast on Monday for a possible landfall in the afternoon or evening, weather forecasters said. The governor has declared a state of emergency in preparation for storm damage.
Country music megastar Lee Ann Womack will be stopping at the Imogene Theatre on Thursday, May 10 as part of a tour for her new album, “The Lonely, the Lonesome and the Gone.” The Billboard Hot 100, Grammy and Country Music Association-award winning artist says she plans to play some of her newer songs, as well old favorites.
City resident Albert Brewton reads self prepared letter to the city council in which he describes an alleged verbal altercation between himself and Mayor Wesley Meiss.
The audio was edited to remove an explitive.
Sgt. Rich Aloy, spokesman for the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office, said deputies had been responding to a possible suspicious person call on Bright Water Drive on Tuesday when the call was upgraded en route due to the individual breaking into a home.
Daily News reporter Jennie McKeon talks with the Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office Public Information Officer Rich Aloy about how spring break is different in the county compared to surrounding areas.