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Santa Rosa County Animal Services launches Doggy Day Out »

Santa Rosa County Animal Services is launching the Doggy Day Out program to pair members of the community with shelter dogs for daytime field trips. Outings can last from one…

Nov 17 2019 / No Comment / Read More »
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Jay High Competition Squad Places First »

The Jay High School Competition Cheer Squad placed first this weekend in the Cheer Up for Charity Competition held at Tate High School.      Many schools, recreation teams, and…

Nov 16 2019 / No Comment / Read More »
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Waste tire amnesty day to be held at Central Landfill »

The Santa Rosa County Environmental Department is partnering with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection to hold a Waste Tire Amnesty Day Nov. 30, 7 a.m.- 5 p.m. at the…

Nov 14 2019 / No Comment / Read More »

Cold weather shelter open Nov. 12 and 13 »

A cold weather shelter for the homeless or heatless will be open Tues. night, Nov. 12 and Wed. night, Nov. 13 at Ferris Hill Baptist Church, 6848 Chaffin St. in…

Nov 11 2019 / No Comment / Read More »

Railroad crossing closed for repair at East Milton Rd »

The railroad crossing at East Milton Road will be closed for repairs starting Wed., Nov. 13 at approximately 12 p.m. The crossing is expected to be repaired and back in…

Nov 9 2019 / No Comment / Read More »
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Playoffs »

For the first time in school history Jay is going back to the FHSAA State Playoffs for the third year in a row. Last year marked the first time the…

Nov 8 2019 / No Comment / Read More »
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Living With Purpose »

    Positively influencing others is not always easy. You must first get their attention. The necessity of gaining attention is illustrated by a story you may have heard. It…

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Prep Football: Final Week »

Northview (6-2) @ Jay (4-5) Gametime—7:00pm Jay is coming off a 1-1 week where they traveled to Panama City Bozeman twice. On Monday Jay defeated North Bay Haven 32-6 and…

Oct 31 2019 / No Comment / Read More »
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Prep Football Football:Week 10 »

Jay (4-4) @ Panama City Bozeman (4-4)—Gametime 7:00pm Even though Jay has an away game this week, they should feel “at home” to a certain extent. Last week Jay played…

Oct 24 2019 / No Comment / Read More »
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Jay High Competition Squad Places First »

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The Jay High School Competition Cheer Squad placed first this weekend in the Cheer Up for Charity Competition held at…

Nov 16 2019 / No Comment / Read More »

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Playoffs »

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For the first time in school history Jay is going back to the FHSAA State Playoffs for the third year in a row. Last year marked the first time the Royals made back to back trips since the 2001 and 2002 seasons when then head…

Nov 8 2019 / No Comment / Read More »

Prep Football: Final Week »

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Northview (6-2) @ Jay (4-5) Gametime—7:00pm Jay is coming off a 1-1 week where they traveled to Panama City Bozeman twice. On Monday Jay defeated North Bay Haven 32-6 and on Friday they lost to Panama City Bozeman, 49-35. Northview defeated Chipley last Friday, 52-14.…

Oct 31 2019 / No Comment / Read More »

Prep Football Football:Week 10 »

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Jay (4-4) @ Panama City Bozeman (4-4)—Gametime 7:00pm Even though Jay has an away game this week, they should feel “at home” to a certain extent. Last week Jay played at Bozeman High School and defeated North Bay Haven 32-6. Jay has won 3 in…

Oct 24 2019 / No Comment / Read More »

Royals Win 3rd in a Row »

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Jay traveled to Panama City and got their 3rd win in a row by defeating Panama City Bozeman on their homecoming, 32-6. Jay travels back to Panama City on Friday as they prepare for Bozeman High School on a short week. North Bay Haven (3-5)…

Oct 21 2019 / No Comment / Read More »

Prep Football: Week 9 »

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Jay (3-4) @ North Bay Haven (3-4)—Gametime 7:00pm (Game to be played at Panama City Bozeman High School) Jay is riding high on a two-game winning streak and as homecoming victors from last week. Jay defeated then 6-1 and 5th ranked Freeport last week, 47-40.…

Oct 17 2019 / No Comment / Read More »
Obits

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 »

Linnie Ruth Wolfe »

Mrs. Linnie Ruth Wolfe, age 85 of Jay, FL, passed away on Monday, October 15, 2018 at Jay Hospital, Jay, FL. Mrs. Wolfe was born…

Oct 18 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

    Positively influencing others is not always easy. You must first get their attention. The necessity of gaining attention is illustrated by a story you may have heard. It is said that a farmer sold…

Nov 3 2019 / Read More »
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Living With Purpose

    There once was a great big lion that was walking in the forest. He got tangled in a trap and could not escape. The more he tried to break free, the tighter the rope…

Sep 29 2019 / Read More »
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Talking turkey about Thanksgiving fire safety

Thanksgiving is a day set aside for expressing gratitude, sharing with others and spending time with loved ones. However, Thanksgiving is also an exceptionally dangerous time of the year for house fires. According to U.S. Fire…

Nov 19 2018 / Read More »
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Cold weather shelter open nights through Fri., Nov. 16

In addition to Wednesday and Thursday night, a cold weather shelter for the homeless or heatless will be open Friday night, Nov. 16 at Ferris Hill Baptist Church, 6848 Chaffin St. in Milton. Those who would…

Nov 14 2018 / Read More »
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Pen Air Gifted $100K to Big Brothers Big Sisters of NWFL

Pensacola, FLA. (May 9, 2019) – On Thursday, May 9, Pen Air Federal Credit Union (Pen Air) presented a gift in the amount of $100,000 to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Florida (BBBS) in partnership…

May 10 2019 / Read More »

The City of Milton announces new Planning Director Jenny Cook

The city of Milton announces new Planning Director Jenny Cook. Cook joined the city’s Planning Department two years ago as assistant planning director. She has 15 years planning experience having worked with Chattahoochee-Flint Regional Development Center…

May 1 2019 / Read More »
Events

Santa Rosa County Animal Services launches Doggy Day Out

Santa Rosa County Animal Services is launching the Doggy Day Out program to pair members of the community with shelter dogs for daytime field trips. Outings can last from one hour to all day and can…

Nov 17 2019 / Read More »
Events

Santa Rosa County Animal Services launches Doggy Day Out

Santa Rosa County Animal Services is launching the Doggy Day Out program to pair members of the community with shelter dogs for daytime field trips. Outings can last from one hour to all day and can…

Nov 17 2019 / Read More »
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Living With Purpose

    Positively influencing others is not always easy. You must first get their attention. The necessity of gaining attention is illustrated by a story you may have heard. It is said that a farmer sold…

Nov 3 2019 / Read More »
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Living With Purpose

    There once was a great big lion that was walking in the forest. He got tangled in a trap and could not escape. The more he tried to break free, the tighter the rope…

Sep 29 2019 / 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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