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Racial slur spray-painted on FWBHS bleachers sparks investigation  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Niceville High administrators are looking into who may have spray-painted racial slur on visiting bleachers during last Friday's game at Fort Walton Beach High.



Niceville baton twirler wins gold medal for Team USA  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Niceville High School freshman and majorette Kylee Saltsman won first place in the World Baton Twirling Federation's Grand Prix Championship and silver and ...



Florida baton twirler wins gold medal for Team USA  Port St. Joe Star

Niceville High School freshman and majorette Kylee Saltsman won first place in the World Baton Twirling Federation's Grand Prix Championship and silver and ...



Photos: PHOTO GALLERY: Niceville High School graduation  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Niceville High School's Class of 2019 make their way past the stands and to their seats at the start of Thursday night's commencement ceremony in Niceville's ...



Niceville announces homecoming court  Apalachicola Times

Niceville High School will celebrate homecoming Oct. 4. Here are the members of its homecoming court. Front: Freshman Alex Nacchia, Sophomore Taylor Flint, ...



COMMUNITY CALENDAR Sept. 21  Destin Log

All area codes are 850 unless noted. Destin City Hall All City Council meetings, workshops, executive sessions and CRA Board meetings are held at the City ...



Niceville native competes on cooking show  Crestview News Bulletin

Shelby Farrell, a chef originally from Niceville, will be featured Wednesday in the cooking show "Guy's Grocery Games."



Scholarsships, honor students named  Crestview News Bulletin

GCSC names honor studentsPANAMA CITY — Gulf Coast State College President Dr. John Holdnak announced the students named to the President's and ...



Photos: TOP SENIORS - Niceville High School Class of 2019  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Indira Mishra: What are you doing next year? þÄúI will be attending the University of Waterloo in Canada to study Mathematics and Physics.þÄù. What advice do ...



COMMUNITY CALENDAR Sept. 14  Destin Log

All area codes are 850 unless noted. Destin City Hall All City Council meetings, workshops, executive sessions and CRA Board meetings are held at the City ...



Sexual assualt charges dismissed against former Niceville High School tennis star Jefferson Hobbs  The Northwest Florida Daily News

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado — Sexual assault charges filed against Jefferson Hobbs, a 2018 Niceville High School graduate and tennis star who had ...



COMMUNITY CALENDAR Sept. 11  Destin Log

All area codes are 850 unless noted. Destin City Hall All City Council meetings, workshops, executive sessions and CRA Board meetings are held at the City ...



Niceville nabs Hicks successor  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Grant Thompson grew up watching Niceville football on the Hill. He started at center in the last two years of Frank Sorrells' lauded run at Niceville.



Graffiti containing school shooting threat found at Niceville High  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office is searching for the culprit of graffiti found at Niceville High School that contained a school shooting threat.



Scholar Athlete: Campbell Taylor, Niceville High School  WEAR

Expectations can be quite a burden, but not for our Scholar Athlete. For Niceville's Campbell Taylor, they are a challenge and an inspiration. A little success isn't ...



Meet the 7 finalists for the Niceville AD, head football coach position  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Charlie Marello has said all along that if any candidate blows him and the hiring committee away during the first round of in-person interviews, ...



Interest in Destin high school surpasses expectations  Destin Log

DESTIN — For as long as 30 years, the idea of having a high school in this fishing village has been a dream of many residents. Now, that dream is close to ...



Niceville High student threatens school shooting  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — A 17-year-old Niceville High School student is charged with a second-degree felony for allegedly saying he planned "to shoot up the school" on ...



High School Graduations 2019  Destin Log

It's time to play "Pomp and Circumstance," and watch the square hats fly — high school graduation season has arrived in Northwest Florida. Here is a list of local ...



Former Niceville HS tennis star charged with sexual assault  The Northwest Florida Daily News

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado — A 2018 Niceville High School graduate, a tennis star who signed on to play for the Air Force Academy, is now facing sexual ...



Niceville girls sweep throwing events at Okaloosa County meet  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Playing off the Nike swoosh slogan, Niceville's prolific throwing program has found the perfect team mantra.In all caps, it's stacked three times on ...



A dream come true for Niceville trio  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Xavier Graham had faith this day would come.Eyin Cole and Jack White, too.However disparate their paths and destinations, the Niceville trio ...



Photos: PHOTOS: 2019 Pride Walk  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Over 300 people turned out for the 2019 Pride Walk, which started and ended at Niceville High School on Saturday morning. Buy Photo. [1/18]. Gay pride ...



Niceville alumna advances in The Voice  The Northwest Florida Daily News

A former Niceville student secured a spot on The Voice's Team Blake Monday night after singing "No Scrubs" by TLC.VIDEO: Watch her performance >> Kim ...



BREAKING: Nicevilles Hicks announces retirement  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — John Hicks has been the face of Niceville football since 2001.Eighteen straight playoff runs and 11 district titles. Four Final Fours and two state ...



3 Eagles sign letters of intent Friday  The Northwest Florida Daily News

With over 200 people in attendance, including teachers, coaches, teammates, brothers, sisters, cousins and parents, three more Niceville athletes signed their ...



Niceville pole vault team wins national Powerade scholarship  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — A short video has yielded $10000 for the pole vaulting team at Niceville High School.The team made the 2-minute, 49-second video recently ...



Soaring Niceville signing class  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — John Hicks was, per usual, in awe of the signing day talent.The colors of Division I programs such as Georgia Tech, Tennessee, Ole Miss, ...



Officials concerned about vaping trend in Okaloosa, Santa Rosa and Walton high schools  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Every school day, Niceville High School School Resource Officer Amber Flanagan says she gets a call to investigate student vaping on campus. “When we get ...



Niceville puts timeline on football hire  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Niceville High principal Charlie Marello can barely walk out his front door without being hounded by questions on John Hicks' successor.Well, let ...



SCHOOL SCOOPS: NHS students qualify for national program  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Niceville High School juniors Halle Bright and Joseph Moore are invited by the College Board to participate in the National Hispanic Recognition Program.



Join Niceville High School under the sea  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Niceville High School's Theatre Department will present Disney's “The Little Mermaid Jr.” at the Niceville High School auditorium at 7 tonight and at 2 and 7 p.m. ...



Field events lead Niceville women to regional championship  The Northwest Florida Daily News

PENSACOLA — Regionals should not be this easy.Yet Niceville's women's track and field team nearly had Saturday's Region 1-3A meet won before a single ...



Hundreds gathered in prayer on Thursday for 3rd annual Niceville Strong  The Northwest Florida Daily News

In its third year, Niceville Strong was created to unite the community in the face of problems involving mental health, violence and addiction.



Emerald Coast Pride Walk set for the weekend  WEAR

The 3rd Annual Emerald Coast Pride Walk in Niceville takes place Saturday morning. It starts at 9:10 a. m. at Niceville High School. The walk will take place ...



Rep. Matt Gaetz nominates 30 Northwest Florida students to military academies  Pensacola News Journal

Rep. Matt Gaetz presented 30 Northwest Florida high school students with their nomination to U.S. military academies.



Niceville’s Lightfoot commits to Alabama  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Although Katie Lightfoot's time at Niceville High School is coming to an end soon, she'll be keeping crimson in her color wheel a while longer.



Niceville High School evacuated after email threat  WJHG-TV

Students from an area high school were evacuated after an email threat.



Nicevilles Lightfoot named ASA Female Scholastic winner  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — The last time Katie Lightfoot was mobbed like this, she was strolling to home plate after her grand slam lifted Niceville to a third straight district title.



Niceville alumna Kim Cherry to advance on The Voice with Blake Shelton  The Northwest Florida Daily News

There are people who either play it safe or take chances.Consider Kim Cherry the latter.Cherry's singing career — which has roots in the Bluewater Elementary ...



Taylor Haugen Foundation honors 6 scholarship winners  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — The Taylor Haugen Foundation board of directors on May 14 welcomed the 2019 recipients of its $1500 scholarships.The scholarship selection ...



On our knees in prayer  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — The Niceville High School auditorium was standing room only Thursday evening for Niceville Strong, a prayer rally addressing addiction, mental ...



Nicevilles Nelson is Boys Soccer COY  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Wes Nelson wants to score. He wants to attack. He wants to win.This past year, the Niceville boys soccer coach was incredibly good at checking ...



Nicevilles Kim Cherry continues on The Voice  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — When Kim Cherry and Kendra Checketts sang Alessia Cara's "Here" during "The Voice" battle rounds, Niceville native Cherry said she felt ...



Auburn’s Stove to coach youth football camp  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Eli Stove has long wanted the opportunity to give back to Niceville.Niceville gave him countless opportunities growing up. Niceville helped make ...



NicevilleStrong rally set for Aug. 15  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — NicevilleStrong, a prayer rally designed to unite the local community in the fight against addiction, mental health issues and violence, will host its ...



History to come alive at NWF State with Veterans Heritage Project  Destin Log

NICEVILLE — History will come alive Saturday afternoon at Northwest Florida State College as 13 local veterans and Niceville High School students telling their ...



Duck Dynasty star engaged to Niceville native  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Duck Dynasty star Sadie Robertson announced her engagement Monday to Niceville's own Christian Huff. "Cheers to a lifetime of self sacrificial ...



Niceville quintet etches future  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — In many ways, the Niceville quintet has already proven themselves.Chloe Hill is the face of Niceville's throwing program, a record holder in the ...



‘He rose to occasion: Niceville’s Wendel is Boys Cross-Country Runner of the Year  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Todd Wendel has always had a knack for running. He's always had talent.That's why the Niceville sophomore took up the sport four years ago in ...



Meet local high school band Ivory Court  The Northwest Florida Daily News

The lyrics to the first Ivory Court single were scribbled in a notepad at Niceville High School.Jack Mitchell wrote “Nearsighted” during class one day. School's ...



Okaloosa athletic director duties differ from neighboring counties  Crestview News Bulletin

FORT WALTON BEACH — If a woman wanted to become the athletic director at an Okaloosa County high school, she would first need to become the head ...



‘ACTUALLY REALLY UNREAL’: 8 Eagles sign letters of intent Wednesday  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Their stories are all different.Some are state champions. Some are trailblazers. Some have overcome terrible injuries. Some are fast. Some are ...



Niceville Residents Urged To Be Wary Of 'School Fundraising' Scam  WFSU

Okaloosa County Sheriff's deputies are warning Niceville residents to be aware of a scam. Scofflaws are pretending to fundraise on behalf of an area high.



Student arrested; 13-year-old charged with making school threat  WJHG-TV

NICEVILLE, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - According to deputies with the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office, a 13-year old student at Ruckel Middle School in Niceville was ...



School District grapples with bridge closure  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Okaloosa Couunty School Superintendent Mary Beth Jackson and the School Board on Thursday discussed the district's transportation plans ...



7 Niceville athletes etch futures  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — For seven of Niceville's student athletes, the world is about to get bigger, and the lights brighter.Nic Nolan, Chance Huff, Ciara Coger, Lauren ...



‘Duck Dynasty’ star engaged to Niceville native  The News Herald

NICEVILLE — “Duck Dynasty” star Sadie Robertson announced her engagement Monday to Niceville's Christian Huff.“Cheers to a lifetime of self sacrificial love ...



Where does your high school rank?  The Northwest Florida Daily News

U.S. News & World Report has just released its 2017 Best High School Rankings. Which local high school ranked highest nationally?



School Board names new Shoal River Middle School principal  The Northwest Florida Daily News

CRESTVIEW — Shoal River Middle School has a new principal following the May 13 School Board meeting.Former Shoal River principal, Gary Massey, was ...



Okaloosa superintendent: Elected or appointed?  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Board members Tim Bryant and Diane Kelley blocked a motion to place discussion of the issue on the agenda for the Okaloosa School Board's next meeting.



Photos: PHOTO GALLERY: #ThursdayThrowback gallery: Dec. 1998  The Northwest Florida Daily News

PHOTO GALLERY: Here's the second installament of our Throwback Thursday gallery, featuring Daily News photos from December 1998. [1/70]. Norriego Point ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Throwback to August 1999 in Northwest Florida  The Northwest Florida Daily News

PHOTO GALLERY: As part of our regular monthly series, we take a look at some of the photos that ran in the Daily News 20 years ago in August 1999. [1/216].



Running and rolling  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — It may seem like not much has changed for 23-year-old best friends Jack Massey and Tripp Davis in the five years since their Niceville High ...



One town, one team is real in Crestview  Crestview News Bulletin

CRESTVIEW — The buzz of a championship still lingers in Crestview.The Bulldog's basketball team celebrated its Class 7A state championship Wednesday ...



Meet the Niceville High Class of 2016  The Northwest Florida Daily News

The Daily News is running a series of photo gallery presentations that feature the senior pictures provided by area schools for their Class of 2016.



Niceville salutes graduates  Holmes County Times Advertiser

NICEVILLE — Niceville High School's 53rd commencement Thursday night was a little soggy, but that didn't stop the 480 seniors and their friends and family ...



Niceville trio sign to play college sports  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Jordan Tinder was mentioned as possibly the most important Niceville football player of the past three years. Braijon Carr spoke about his parents ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Niceville tiara-wearing world record attempt  The News Herald

Drama Kids of Northwest Florida, an an elementary age after-school theater program, hosted an event Saturday hoping to break a Guinness World Record for ...



Niceville quartet sign with colleges  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — It doesn't get much better than the two-day stretch Niceville baseball player Matthew Boswell has had.On Tuesday night, the senior came on to ...



Generation gap for Destin high school  Destin Log

DESTIN — The famous movie quote "If you build it, they will come" worked for a baseball field in Iowa.But what about a high school in Destin?Although the idea ...



Miss Okaloosa County Pageant a success  The Northwest Florida Daily News

OKALOOSA ISLAND — The 3rd annual Miss Okaloosa County Pageant was held recently in the Emerald Coast Convention Center. The six age divisions ...



66 Days to Kickoff! - Eli Stove  College and Magnolia

Auburn looks forward to running the Jet Sweep featuring this guy again after missing nearly all of the 2018 season!



Navarre man dies in Mary Esther shooting  WKRG News 5

MARY ESTHER, Fla. (WKRG) — A Navarre man who was shot outside a home on Blackstone Road in Mary Esther early this morning died from his injuries at a ...



How Matt Gaetz Used Daddy's Money to Become Trump's Favorite Congressman  Mother Jones

What's the benefit of being the president's most sycophantic fanboy in Congress? If you ask the office of Rep. Matt Gaetz, a Republican from the Florida ...



Niceville teen dies following skateboard accident  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — A teenager has died from injuries he suffered in a skateboarding accident last week, according to his family. Kenneth Alan Moss Jr., 17, was ...



Niceville swimmers dominate districts  The Northwest Florida Daily News

PENSACOLA — A pair of juniors led their teams to district championships Friday at the FHSAA Swimming and Diving District 1 Class 3A meet at the University of ...



Okaloosas schools are some of the oldest in Florida  The Northwest Florida Daily News

If you have a child in the Okaloosa County School District, chances are good the school he or she attends is older than you are. In fact, it's not uncommon ...



Police: Former Niceville High student shot and killed in Troy  The Northwest Florida Daily News

TROY, Ala. — A 2014 Niceville High School graduate and student at Troy University was shot and killed early Friday in an off-campus incident.According to the ...



Niceville Pride Walk attracts LGBTQ supporters (PHOTOS)  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — A new organizer and a larger crowd gathered Saturday morning for the second LGBTQ Niceville Pride Walk.More than 100 LGBTQ pride ...



Area high schools rank best in state, nation  WJHG-TV

According to the report released by U.S. News for best high schools, several area high schools rank best in the state of Florida and across the nation.



Niceville High cheerleaders win top prize  The Northwest Florida Daily News

The Niceville High School competitive cheerleaders won first place at the West Nassau High School regional competition in Callahan on Saturday against ...



Walton school restricts graduation regalia  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Rules regarding honors regalia worn at one Walton County high school graduation ceremony have some people talking. Walton County High School Principal ...



Rifles, metal detectors, SROs securing school events  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Gunshots rang out at an Aug. 25, 2018 high school football game at Raines High School in Jacksonville. In the aftermath, a 19-year-old former student lay dead ...



Pounders specializes in Hawaiian-style barbecue  The Northwest Florida Daily News

A young-mom friend of mine had the opportunity to visit without her four young children, who had been left in the care of grandparents.Monica Minster Eader ...



MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND: Events, fireworks, memorial services  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Despite having its origins in the years after the Civil War, Memorial Day has been an official federal holiday since 1971. But the day has nonetheless developed ...



Niceville’s Scholz, Markwardt are Swimmers of the Year  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Quinn Scholz couldn't believe it.That was the Niceville junior's first thought when he emerged the pool after winning gold in the 100-yard freestyle ...



Two promoted to School District posts  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVLLE — James Lee Hale and Sheila Lightbourne will join the staff of Okaloosa County School District Superintendent Marcus Chambers as assistant ...



Community celebrates life of Gulf Breeze senior after tragic death  WKRG News 5

Family, friends and classmates of 18-year-old Connor Wood are remembering the good times with the Gulf Breeze High School senior after he died ...



Miss Okaloosa pageant winners crowned  Crestview News Bulletin

FORT WALTON BEACH — The third annual Miss Okaloosa County Pageant was held recently in the Emerald Coast Convention Center on Okaloosa Island.



Fast Track: Niceville’s Kish, West are Track and Field Players of the Year  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Maddy Kish and Eli West think about the first weekend of May often — the weekend they became champions.It's not often in life that hard work ...



Niceville quartet etches future on National Signing Day  Holmes County Times Advertiser

On National Signing Day, the pinnacle for every high school student-athlete, four Niceville coaches stepped to the auditorium stage with a message of ...



Okaloosa School District closes loophole in union contract  The Northwest Florida Daily News

The Okaloosa County School District has closed the loophole in its teachers union's contract that enabled former Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources ...



Photos: PHOTOS - Reader Submitted - First day of school 2019  Crestview News Bulletin

View photos of students on their first day of school in Northwest Florida. These photos were submitted to the Daily News by readers. [1/199]. [2/199].



Princesses, Privateers set goals for future  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Name: Payton Easley BolgerSchool: Choctawhatchee High SchoolKrewe of Bowlegs heritage: daughter of Captain Billy LX, Todd Bolger; Queen LVII, DeDe ...



No record this year, but still fun  The News Herald

NICEVILLE — They may not have broken the world record for the most tiaras worn at once, but the 255 people who tried took part in something that's never done ...



Businessman dreams of enhanced north-south route to Holt  The Northwest Florida Daily News

HOLT — Ronnie Watts remembers enjoying Cokes and moon pies from a store in Holt when he was a youngster.Today, the 70-year-old owner of JRW ...



NWF State opens its Veterans Success Center  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — Veterans, active-duty *service* members and their families now have a one-stop shop for education and other services at the new Veterans ...



Rocky Bayou senior wins Taylor Haugen Trophy  The Northwest Florida Daily News

NICEVILLE — The cursor on Lydia Turner's word processer blinked in and out of existence, the only mark on a blank page.A senior at the Rocky Bayou Christian ...



Hurricane supplies you can buy tax-free during Florida sales tax holiday  WKRG News 5

It's time to start preparing for hurricane season. And if you need to stock up on supplies, now is the time to do it.



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