St. George Scuttlebutt

The latest news, happenings, and Island tales, here on our Forgotten Coast blog

Donating for Disaster Relief

The Forgotten Coast will never be the same after Hurricane Michael. That much we know to be true, because when the third most-powerful hurricane to ever hit the U.S. came ashore on Oct. 10, it eviscerated entire areas, including Mexico Beach, which was nearly destroyed. At least 35 people lost their lives in Florida alone, […]

Holding Seashells - St. George Island, FL - Resort Vacation Properties

You’ll be so captivated by St. George Island that you’ll want to find the perfect memento to share with loved ones who are missing out on this little slice of paradise. No need to worry – there are plenty of ways to bring a piece of the island back for family members, friends and all […]

Handmaking Jewelry

For years, artist Marilyn Brogan created artwork in isolation. From drawings to sculpture, she and her muses communed until it was time to showcase the work and then other people became involved. But now that she’s a jewelry artist working out of her shop in downtown Apalachicola, the native Virginian says she has discovered that […]

2018 Pink Out auction
Apalachicola Estuary - St. George Island, FL - Resort Vacation Properties

Many vacation destinations require sprawling day-long expeditions to truly enjoy an area’s diverse natural beauty. But for folks staying on St. George Island, a quick drive to the north side of the SGI Bridge reveals the second-largest estuarine research reserve system in the United States. The Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve Nature Center — or […]

Carrabelle Beach - St. George Island, FL - Resort Vacation Properties

While we spend a spend a majority of our time enjoying St. George Island, it’s our wonderful neighboring communities who also make the Forgotten Coast the panhandle’s best destination. So sometimes we like to stretch our legs and escape for a bit and being just a few miles to our east, Carrabelle makes for a […]