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Living With Purpose »

    Is Valentine’s Day a Christian holiday? Allow me to share a couple of stories, then you decide. One Wednesday evening, on the eve of Valentine’s Day, I was…

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Royals Fall Short In Championship »

@ Paxton- Jay fell short on the road in the district championship on Saturday at Paxton, falling to the Bobcats, 55-32. With the loss, Jay will now have to travel…

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JHS Drama Production of Singing in the Rain »

Catch the last showing on Saturday night at the historic JHS Auditorium.…

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Royals Shock Jags! Advance to Championship »

@ Paxton- On Friday, the Royals took on their rivals in the semi-finals and won, 66-59. The Royals got the win thanks in part to hot 3 point shooting by…

Feb 14 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Tourist Development Office opens grant cycle and sponsorships for marketing county events through Mar. 11 »

Need funding to promote a local event? The Santa Rosa County Tourist Development Office (TDO) local marketing funding program is now open. Grant and sponsorship applications and instructions are available…

Feb 9 2020 / No Comment / Read More »
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Royals Top Bobcats! District Champs! »

Jay-It was one of the of the best girl’s basketball game ever seen at Jay High School. In front of a packed gym, the Lady Royals won their second district…

Feb 8 2020 / No Comment / Read More »
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Lady Royals to Play for Championship »

@ Jay-On Thursday night, Jay easily defeated Northview in the semi-finals, while Paxton took care of business over Central to setup a Jay vs. Paxton district championship on Saturday night…

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King Middle School sidewalk project »

As the initial phase of the King Middle School sidewalk project wraps up on Rosasco Street from Dogwood Drive to Stewart Street, the second phase of the project will commence…

Feb 7 2020 / No Comment / Read More »
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Jags Top Royals »

@ Jay- On Friday night, Jay hosted their rivals and the home team did not have their way. I’m a game that was close all throughout, the Jags pulled away…

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Lady Royals Shine at District Weightlifting »

@ Baker-On Friday, Baker hosted the district girls weightlifting meet and Jay was well-represented. 10 ladies will be advancing to regionals next Friday and two won district in their weight…

Jan 27 2020 / No Comment / Read More »
Schools

JHS Drama Production of Singing in the Rain »

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Catch the last showing on Saturday night at the historic JHS Auditorium.…

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King Middle School sidewalk project »

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As the initial phase of the King Middle School sidewalk project wraps up on Rosasco Street from Dogwood Drive to…

Feb 7 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

SEMIFINALISTS for SANTA ROSA TEACHER OF THE YEAR »

Santa Rosa County, FL – Santa Rosa Education Foundation has announced the five semifinalists selected from 33 school nominees for…

Jan 10 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

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Royals Fall Short In Championship »

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@ Paxton- Jay fell short on the road in the district championship on Saturday at Paxton, falling to the Bobcats, 55-32. With the loss, Jay will now have to travel in the first round of the playoffs on Thursday. Check back for more information.…

Feb 15 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Royals Shock Jags! Advance to Championship »

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@ Paxton- On Friday, the Royals took on their rivals in the semi-finals and won, 66-59. The Royals got the win thanks in part to hot 3 point shooting by committee; Dylan Ingram, Ethan McDonald, and Tristan Watson all hit multiple 3’s on the night.…

Feb 14 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Royals Top Bobcats! District Champs! »

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Jay-It was one of the of the best girl’s basketball game ever seen at Jay High School. In front of a packed gym, the Lady Royals won their second district championship in a row under head coach Brian Watson. In doing so, Jay avenged two…

Feb 8 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Lady Royals to Play for Championship »

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@ Jay-On Thursday night, Jay easily defeated Northview in the semi-finals, while Paxton took care of business over Central to setup a Jay vs. Paxton district championship on Saturday night at Jay. Paxton has defeated Jay twice already this year, 54-39 and 41-19. Gametime is…

Feb 7 2020 / No Comment / Read More »

Jags Top Royals »

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@ Jay- On Friday night, Jay hosted their rivals and the home team did not have their way. I’m a game that was close all throughout, the Jags pulled away from the Royals in the fourth quarter to defeat Jay, 67-51. Jay erased an 8…

Feb 1 2020 / 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

    Is Valentine’s Day a Christian holiday? Allow me to share a couple of stories, then you decide. One Wednesday evening, on the eve of Valentine’s Day, I was walking through the church fellowship hall…

Feb 16 2020 / Read More »
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Living With Purpose

    If the kind of Christian life you are living is grinding you down because of its pace, perhaps you’ve been relying on your own strength. It might seem the rope that holds you together…

Jan 26 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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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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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 Dec. 28, 7 a.m.- 5 p.m. at the Central Landfill, 6337 DaLisa Road in…

Dec 23 2019 / 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 »
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JHS Drama Production of Singing in the Rain

Catch the last showing on Saturday night at the historic JHS Auditorium.…

Feb 15 2020 / Read More »
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Recycling program resumes Feb. 3 in Santa Rosa County

Santa Rosa County will resume its recycling program the first week of February and to help ensure it is successful, county staff will be taking extra steps to ensure collected recyclables are not contaminated with non-recyclable…

Jan 25 2020 / Read More »
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JHS Drama Production of Singing in the Rain

Catch the last showing on Saturday night at the historic JHS Auditorium.…

Feb 15 2020 / Read More »
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Living With Purpose

    Is Valentine’s Day a Christian holiday? Allow me to share a couple of stories, then you decide. One Wednesday evening, on the eve of Valentine’s Day, I was walking through the church fellowship hall…

Feb 16 2020 / Read More »
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Living With Purpose

    If the kind of Christian life you are living is grinding you down because of its pace, perhaps you’ve been relying on your own strength. It might seem the rope that holds you together…

Jan 26 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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