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Local MLB: Oakland Athletics at Houston Astros

Royals Baseball Eliminated »

Holmes County-Jay traveled to Bonifay on Friday night to face Holmes County in the first round of the FHSAA playoffs. Holmes County (19-8) won the pitcher’s duel 3-2 over the…

May 8 2021 / No Comment / Read More »
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JHS Brings Home a State Champion »

Jillian Thornton, a senior, won the FHSAA State Championship in high jump at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville on Friday. The winning height was 5’4”. Isaac Black also…

May 7 2021 / No Comment / Read More »
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Jay Track and Field at Regionals »

Jacksonville-This year’s Region 1A Track Meet was held at Bishop Snyder High School. 14 JHS track and field athletes competed against athletes from all across Region 1. Advancing to the…

May 3 2021 / No Comment / Read More »
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Biggest Jay Pro Rodeo Ever! »

Ted May Arena-The Jay Pro Rodeo celebrated its 20th anniversary this year and did so with a record turnout. The rodeo, which is a nonprofit organization that gives 100% of…

May 2 2021 / No Comment / Read More »
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Living With Purpose »

    A friend from my childhood and teen years came to me years later as a broken and humble man. He had lived what many called, “life in the…

Apr 18 2021 / No Comment / Read More »
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Royals advancing to Regionals »

@ Baker- 14 Royals from the boy’s and girl’s track teams will be advancing to the 1A Region 1 FHSAA track meet finals. The region meet will be held at…

Apr 16 2021 / No Comment / Read More »

82nd EREC Annual Meeting is Virtual »

EREC’s 82nd annual meeting will be held virtually on April 24 at 10 a.m. as a safety precaution due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A link will be provided on www.erec.com,…

Apr 15 2021 / No Comment / Read More »

Thank a Lineman on April 12 – and Always »

We honor our linemen and all lineworkers for their hard work, dedication and sacrifice  America’s electric cooperatives designated the second Monday of April as National Lineman Appreciation Day. Today, Escambia…

Apr 12 2021 / No Comment / Read More »
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“Grease” »

Don’t miss out of JHS’ Drama Department’s latest production, “Grease.” There are four showings left at the historic JHS auditorium. Saturday, 4/10 at 7pm Sunday 4/11 at 3pm Saturday 4/17…

Apr 9 2021 / No Comment / Read More »
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Jay Track and Field »

Monday- JHS hosted an eight team meet on Monday to make up for the rain out of last Tuesday.…

Mar 30 2021 / No Comment / Read More »
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Royals advancing to Regionals »

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@ Baker- 14 Royals from the boy’s and girl’s track teams will be advancing to the 1A Region 1 FHSAA…

Apr 16 2021 / No Comment / Read More »

“Grease” »

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Don’t miss out of JHS’ Drama Department’s latest production, “Grease.” There are four showings left at the historic JHS auditorium.…

Apr 9 2021 / No Comment / Read More »

Jay FFA »

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Molino-On Saturday, the Jay FFA was well represented at the Gulf Coast Agriculture and Natural Resources Youth Organization Show. Emerson…

Mar 27 2021 / No Comment / Read More »

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Sports

Royals Baseball Eliminated »

MLB: Oakland Athletics at Houston Astros

Holmes County-Jay traveled to Bonifay on Friday night to face Holmes County in the first round of the FHSAA playoffs. Holmes County (19-8) won the pitcher’s duel 3-2 over the Royals (13-9).…

May 8 2021 / No Comment / Read More »

JHS Brings Home a State Champion »

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Jillian Thornton, a senior, won the FHSAA State Championship in high jump at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville on Friday. The winning height was 5’4”. Isaac Black also medaled. He placed 8th in pole vault. Landry Cato also made an appearance at the…

May 7 2021 / No Comment / Read More »

Jay Track and Field at Regionals »

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Jacksonville-This year’s Region 1A Track Meet was held at Bishop Snyder High School. 14 JHS track and field athletes competed against athletes from all across Region 1. Advancing to the state meet: Jillian Thornton (Placed 1st in Region in high jump 5’4”) Isaac Black in…

May 3 2021 / No Comment / Read More »

Royals advancing to Regionals »

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@ Baker- 14 Royals from the boy’s and girl’s track teams will be advancing to the 1A Region 1 FHSAA track meet finals. The region meet will be held at Bishop Snyder High School on May 1st in Jacksonville. Listed below are the student’s that…

Apr 16 2021 / No Comment / Read More »

Jay Track and Field »

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Monday- JHS hosted an eight team meet on Monday to make up for the rain out of last Tuesday.…

Mar 30 2021 / No Comment / Read More »
Obits

Debbie Killam »

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Deborah Carr Killam (Debbie), age 65, of Jay, Florida went to be with the Lord on May 9, 2020. She was a loving mother, grandmother,…

Jun 2 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Lanace Turner Carden »

Mrs. Lanace Turner Carden, age 94 of Century, FL passed away on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at Century Health and Rehabilitation Center in Century, FL.Mrs.…

Jul 4 2019 / No Comment / Read More »

Roger Glen Rowell »

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Roger Glen Rowell, 64, of Berrydale, FL, passed away unexpectedly, Wednesday, April 3, 2019. Roger was a lifelong native of Berrydale and was the youngest…

Apr 6 2019 / No Comment / Read More »

Mr. Edward Dwayne “Ed” Hymel »

Edward Hymel was a loving and devoted husband and father. He spent his life tinkering and fixing anything that needed repair and spent hours in…

Feb 20 2019 / No Comment / Read More »

Eva Pearl McBride »

Mrs. Eva Pearl McBride, age 74 of the Pollard Community, died December 9, 2018. Mrs. McBride was born in Brewton and was a life-long resident…

Dec 15 2018 / No Comment / Read More »
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October is National Adopt a Shelter Dog

October is National Adopt A Shelter Dog Month and the Santa Rosa County Animal Shelter is celebrating by giving free Home Again microchips to every dog adopted through October 31.  “A nominal fee for a lifetime…

Oct 2 2019 / Read More »
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Santa Rosa Animal Services reduces adoption rates for the summer

he Santa Rosa County Animal Shelter has historically seen high intake during the summer months due to “kitten season” and an annual increase in lost and stray pets. To encourage adoptions and make necessary space in…

May 24 2019 / Read More »
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Gulf Cable hiring event tomorrow – Friday, Feb. 24 Information sessions, tours and interviews at 9 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Gulf Cable, located in the Santa Rosa County Industrial Park, is currently seeking applicants to fill multiple full-time (12-hour shift) positions at their new manufacturing facility. A recruiting event will be held onsite Fri., Feb. 24,…

Feb 23 2017 / Read More »
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Living With Purpose

    A friend from my childhood and teen years came to me years later as a broken and humble man. He had lived what many called, “life in the fast lane” and he had run…

Apr 18 2021 / Read More »
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Living With Purpose

    If you’ve ever had the flu, you know the symptoms well—fever, muscle aches, runny nose, and more. For the flu and other physical disorders, symptoms do not differ much from person to person. With…

Mar 14 2021 / Read More »
Lifestyle

Thank a Lineman on April 12 – and Always

We honor our linemen and all lineworkers for their hard work, dedication and sacrifice  America’s electric cooperatives designated the second Monday of April as National Lineman Appreciation Day. Today, Escambia River Electric Cooperative honors the dedicated…

Apr 12 2021 / Read More »

Woodlawn Beach boat ramp closes for pier replacement

Replacement of the Woodlawn Beach boarding dock pier will begin Mon., Apr. 6. The project includes demolition and removal of the existing pier, and reconstruction of the pier with catwalks and terminal platform in the same…

Apr 3 2020 / Read More »
Business

Thank a Lineman on April 12 – and Always

We honor our linemen and all lineworkers for their hard work, dedication and sacrifice  America’s electric cooperatives designated the second Monday of April as National Lineman Appreciation Day. Today, Escambia River Electric Cooperative honors the dedicated…

Apr 12 2021 / Read More »
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Jay Alum Hired as Head Football/AD at Chipley

Jay High School class of 2002 graduate Marcus Buchanan was named head football coach and athletic director at Chipley High School. Buchanan has been coaching at Milton for the last 4 years and had coached at…

Feb 18 2021 / Read More »
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Biggest Jay Pro Rodeo Ever!

Ted May Arena-The Jay Pro Rodeo celebrated its 20th anniversary this year and did so with a record turnout. The rodeo, which is a nonprofit organization that gives 100% of proceeds back to the community, is…

May 2 2021 / Read More »

82nd EREC Annual Meeting is Virtual

EREC’s 82nd annual meeting will be held virtually on April 24 at 10 a.m. as a safety precaution due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A link will be provided on www.erec.com, and information will be posted on…

Apr 15 2021 / Read More »
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Biggest Jay Pro Rodeo Ever!

Ted May Arena-The Jay Pro Rodeo celebrated its 20th anniversary this year and did so with a record turnout. The rodeo, which is a nonprofit organization that gives 100% of proceeds back to the community, is…

May 2 2021 / Read More »
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Living With Purpose

    A friend from my childhood and teen years came to me years later as a broken and humble man. He had lived what many called, “life in the fast lane” and he had run…

Apr 18 2021 / Read More »
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Living With Purpose

    If you’ve ever had the flu, you know the symptoms well—fever, muscle aches, runny nose, and more. For the flu and other physical disorders, symptoms do not differ much from person to person. With…

Mar 14 2021 / Read More »
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Wreaths Across America In Jay

Wreaths Across America is a national program that provides wreaths to civic organizations to place on Veterans’ gravesites all across America. Each December, in communities just like ours, citizens get together to honor veterans by placing…

Dec 28 2018 / Read More »

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