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Jay High School Community Town Hall

Santa Rosa County School District is holding community town halls all across the district and tonight (Tuesday), Jay High will have it’s turn. It is open to the public. The event starts at 6:00pm in JHS Auditorium.

Ghost Walk in Downtown Milton

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The Santa Rosa Historical Society will hold Ghost Walk 2021 on the 22nd and 23rd of October. For more information contact: 850-377-4263.

JHS 2021 Homecoming Court


Jay’s homecoming is October 29. They play J. U. Blackshear at Merle V. North Stadium. This year’s theme is “Royals top the charts!” Freshmen-Shyanna Fanguy Sophomore-Rebecka Salter Junior-Makenleigh Bledsoe Seniors-Caroline Harp, Alayna Lowery, Abby Hendricks, Autumn Russell

Back to School!!!


First day of school is Tuesday, August 10.

Celebrate Freedom 5K Event in Jay

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Celebrate Freedom 5K Event in Jay June 24, 2021  Jay Celebrate Freedom 5K Run/Walk Set for July 3rd   Contact:  Matthew Dobson, Race Director                   217-2603  Jay, FL – In its 22nd year the annual Celebrate Freedom 5K Road Race will once again commence in the small town of Jay, Florida on Saturday, July 3, […]

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, and information will be posted on Facebook prior to the start time for members to access the meeting.“Safety for our members and employees is top […]

Florida Forest Service urges caution if residents choose to burn outdoors

MILTON, Fla. – As northwest Florida is starting to reach the peak of its year-round wildfire season, officials with the Florida Forest Service are asking residents to be careful if they choose to burn yard debris. Burning Setbacks Piles greater than 8 feet in diameter require an authorization. You may call (850) 957-5700. Piles less […]


Milton, Fla.- The Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County has issued a rabies alert for Pace area. The alert is in response to a report of a positive test result for rabies in a raccoon on April 2, 2021. The rabies alert will be in effect for the next 60 days.An animal with […]

Coon Hill 5 K

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            Here’s the online registration link:   Why support this event? Read below.   Below information compiled by Matthew Dobson – Coon Hill Board Trustee & Jay Historical Society President Like the page à Facebook page:   We want you to know a bit of the history of Coon Hill, the cemetery, and […]



Jay, Fla. — It’s time to celebrate the diversity of Florida’s museums all month long! This year the Department of State has partnered with 160 museums in Florida and the Jay Historical Society and Museum are one of them. March of Museums is an initiative led by the Florida Department of State and celebrates the […]