Pecan Jacks Ice Creamery and Candy Kitchen…

Amazing REAL Homemade Ice Cream and Candy Made On-Site!!! Trying a new ice cream place is always an adventure.  Pecan Jacks Ice Creamery and Candy Kitchen is a true one-of-a-kind experience on 30A.  Located at 4368 W County Highway 30A near … Read More

Meet Joe Jansen… An Award Winning and Dedicated South Walton Fire District Lifeguard

Life As A Lifeguard Eager to talk to Joe Jansen, Lifeguard of the Year in 2016 for the South Walton Fire District, I arrived at Lifeguard Tower 9.  Tower 9 is at the Ed Waline Beach Access, where I waited … Read More

Local Parks Offer Fishing, Water and Outdoor Fun

Explore our Local Parks Whether you are a local or vacationing along 30A, the hot summer sun can leave you sweating, with visions of drinking an iced tea while falling backwards into a pool of cold water. Luckily, there are … Read More

Meet the Artists of “30A Artist Studios”

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30A Artist Studios Sometimes friends can surprise you with hidden talents that become more visible over time.  Such is the case with my artist friend Mary Redmann.  I knew she was raising her three children, finishing up her degree and … Read More

Grits & Grind on 30A: Meet the Executive Chef of the Newest Eatery at the Villages in Seacrest Beach

Grits & Grind 30A Growing up, Erik Kellison remembers his grandmother sitting him on the countertop to watch her cook diner food.  His love of cooking grew in her kitchen and as he got older, he would help her chop ingredients.  … Read More

An Angry Gulf of Mexico Knows No Boundaries

30A Beach Safety and the Four Color System Each year, enthusiastic vacationers flock to the beautiful beaches along the Emerald Coast.  If your family is planning to have fun frolicking on the sandy beach or riding the waves, it is important to understand … Read More

An Interview with the “30A Songwriter Radio” Founders

Those Lips Were Made for Talking If you’ve ever wondered how small businesses along the Emerald Coast come to life, Shannon Ireland and Josette Rhodes have a passionate story to tell about 30A Songwriter Radio.  I have been there several … Read More