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Talking turkey about Thanksgiving fire safety

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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 Administration, for each year from 2014 to 2016, an estimated 2,400 residential building fires were reported to fire departments […]

Royals look to Sting Yellowjackets

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Jay is traveling to Vernon to compete in the 2nd round of the FHSAA pkayoffs in football for thw first time since 2002. Jay (6-4) downed Panama City Bozeman 49-0 last week to advance.  Check back to get a final later tonight. Jay (6-4) at Vernon (8-2)—7:30pm

Cold weather shelter open nights through Fri., Nov. 16

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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 like to stay at the shelter must arrive between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. No one will be admitted after […]

Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissionersholds Oath of Office ceremony – Nov. 20

The annual reorganization meeting for the Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissioners will be held Tues., Nov. 20 at 9 a.m. in the boardroom of the County Administrative Complex, 6495 Caroline Street in Milton.  Each November the board holds a reorganization meeting, during which the newly elected or re-elected commissioners are sworn into office […]

Living With Purpose

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    There was a flag used in the darkest hours of the revolutionary war. It was called the Tree Flag (or Appeal to Heaven Flag). It wasn’t the stars and stripes. It wasn’t red, white, and blue. Gen. George Washington unfurled a simple white flag with an evergreen tree sewn on it. Above the […]

Royals Down Bucks

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It was an eventful night at Jay. The Royals scored early and often on their first home playoff game in 16 years defeating Panama City Bozeman 49-0. The Royals defense held the Bucks’ offense to 56 total yards with 4 interceptions. Josh Majors had two interceptions returns for touchdowns. Brent Eister and Kaden Roberson also […]

Gameday

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For the first time in 16 years there will be a football playoff game at Jay High. When Jay hosts Panama City Bozeman tonight it will mark the first time since 2002 Jay has hosted a playoff game. Moreover, this is the first back-to-back playoff appearances by the Royals since the 2001/2002 seasons. Bozeman (2-6)@Jay […]

Royals are in!

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The Jay Royals are officially in the FHSAA playoffs. This marks the second consecutive year  Jay has reached the playoffs. Jay (5-4) earned the #3 seed in Region 1A’s bracket. The Royals defeated Lighthouse Christian Academy on Friday 44-16 to end the year on a two game winning streak. Making the playoffs this year marks […]

JHS Wins County Competition

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Cameron Driscoll and Bryce Cook, both seniors at Jay High, finished 1st and 2nd place respectively in the Santa Rosa County Academic A Team competition on Friday. The competition pits students from all 6 Santa Rosa high schools in a 16 question contest.

JHS Homecoming Parade Pics

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