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Celebrate Freedom 5K and 1 Mile Run »

Where? Bray Hendricks Park When? Saturday, July 4th-8am Cost? $25 day of race https://dobsonduo.weebly.com/21st-annual-celebrate-freedom-5k-runwalk.html…

Jul 2 2020 / No Comment / Read More »
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Town of Jay Fireworks »

The Town of Jay will be celebrating Independence Day with fireworks on July 3rd at Bray Hendricks Park.…

Jul 2 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Bagdad Mill Site Park closes for maintenance July 1 »

Bagdad Mill Site Park will close for maintenance Wed., July 1, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Maintenance will be performed by county staff and state inmate crews. The park…

Jun 26 2020 / No Comment / Read More »
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JHS Graduation »

Tuesday-To finish a school year like no other, the JHS Class of 2020 got to have a graduation like no other. Traditionally, graduation has been in the gymnasium at JHS.…

Jun 24 2020 / No Comment / Read More »
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Living With Purpose  »

    My parents taught me at an early age to help others. In fact, the church we attended, had a children’s mission program where mission-education turned into mission-action. Our…

Jun 14 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Tax Collector Offers Saturday Hours for Driver License Transactions ONLY »

Scott Lunsford, Escambia County Tax Collector, announces that Saturday driver license transactions will be available by appointment only on June 13, 2020 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at our…

Jun 11 2020 / No Comment / Read More »
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Improvements at Bray Hendricks Park »

Jay-The next time you visit the Bray Hendricks Park you will no doubt see some upgrades taking place. Back in December of 2019, the town of Jay received a check…

Jun 8 2020 / No Comment / Read More »
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Debbie Killam »

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, sister, aunt, and friend. She…

Jun 2 2020 / No Comment / Read More »
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JES Drive-Thru Awards Night »

JES- On Friday evening Jay Elementary School held their annual awards day like they’ve never held it before. Due to Covid 19 and CDC social distancing guidelines, having their awards…

May 30 2020 / No Comment / Read More »
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Living With Purpose »

    A young couple went to visit a minister for pre-marriage counseling. He sent them away after the first meeting with a lengthy set of papers to complete for…

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JHS Graduation »

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Tuesday-To finish a school year like no other, the JHS Class of 2020 got to have a graduation like no…

Jun 24 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

JES Drive-Thru Awards Night »

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JES- On Friday evening Jay Elementary School held their annual awards day like they’ve never held it before. Due to…

May 30 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Spring School and Sports Cancelled »

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On Saturday, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced that the 2019-2020 school year would continue with distance learning only. Two days…

Apr 20 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

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Spring School and Sports Cancelled »

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On Saturday, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced that the 2019-2020 school year would continue with distance learning only. Two days later, the FHSAA announced what many feared, that spring sports would be cancelled as well. The full press release by the FHSAA can be found…

Apr 20 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Seib Receives 2nd Team Honors »

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Carsyn Seib for the Jay Lady Royals, was named to the Pensacola News Journal 2nd Team honors. Seib, a junior, played forward for the Royals but really served as a utility player, playing the post and handling the ball down the court as well. Seib’s…

Apr 12 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

FHSAA not Canceling Spring Sports at this time »

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FHSAA-High school seniors still have hope in regards to playing out and fulfilling (somewhat) their senior season. The FHSAA put out a statement today that a decision would be made on May 3rd and that they are considering extending the season through June 30th. The…

Mar 31 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Coronavirus Update… »

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Thursday- As of  3/19, by order of Govenor DeSantis, all Florida schools are closed through April 15. Originally, Santa Rosa County’s Superintendent of Schools Tim Wyrosdick had announced that March 30 would be the start date, giving students an extra week of spring break. On…

Mar 19 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Baker Wins Soggy Track Meet »

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@ Jay-Jay hosted its second track meet of the year on Tuesday and both the boys and girls teams finished second to Baker. Central placed third in both meets.…

Mar 12 2020 / 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 

    My parents taught me at an early age to help others. In fact, the church we attended, had a children’s mission program where mission-education turned into mission-action. Our youthful, energetic group frequently performed community…

Jun 14 2020 / Read More »
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Living With Purpose

    A young couple went to visit a minister for pre-marriage counseling. He sent them away after the first meeting with a lengthy set of papers to complete for their pre-marital assessment. After mailing their…

May 24 2020 / Read More »
Lifestyle

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 »
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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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JHS Graduation

Tuesday-To finish a school year like no other, the JHS Class of 2020 got to have a graduation like no other. Traditionally, graduation has been in the gymnasium at JHS. However, due to Coronavirus guidelines, this…

Jun 24 2020 / Read More »

Tax Collector Offers Saturday Hours for Driver License Transactions ONLY

Scott Lunsford, Escambia County Tax Collector, announces that Saturday driver license transactions will be available by appointment only on June 13, 2020 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at our Marcus Pointe location, 6451 North “W”…

Jun 11 2020 / Read More »
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Celebrate Freedom 5K and 1 Mile Run

Where? Bray Hendricks Park When? Saturday, July 4th-8am Cost? $25 day of race https://dobsonduo.weebly.com/21st-annual-celebrate-freedom-5k-runwalk.html…

Jul 2 2020 / Read More »
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Town of Jay Fireworks

The Town of Jay will be celebrating Independence Day with fireworks on July 3rd at Bray Hendricks Park.…

Jul 2 2020 / Read More »
Events 320EEF4D-E97F-437F-ADFC-8B38CBCC8A86

Celebrate Freedom 5K and 1 Mile Run

Where? Bray Hendricks Park When? Saturday, July 4th-8am Cost? $25 day of race https://dobsonduo.weebly.com/21st-annual-celebrate-freedom-5k-runwalk.html…

Jul 2 2020 / Read More »
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Living With Purpose 

    My parents taught me at an early age to help others. In fact, the church we attended, had a children’s mission program where mission-education turned into mission-action. Our youthful, energetic group frequently performed community…

Jun 14 2020 / Read More »
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Living With Purpose

    A young couple went to visit a minister for pre-marriage counseling. He sent them away after the first meeting with a lengthy set of papers to complete for their pre-marital assessment. After mailing their…

May 24 2020 / 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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