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New Lowman Energy Center will help ERECremain reliable for years to come

New Lowman Energy Center will help ERECremain reliable for years to come   Leroy, Ala. – PowerSouth Energy Cooperative, a generation & transmission cooperative serving Escambia River Electric Cooperative’s (EREC) wholesale power needs, officially dedicated the new, state-of-the-art Lowman Energy Center (LEC) in a special ceremony on March 22.  Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey attended the event to celebrate the 710-megawatt natural gas facility, which began […]

Jay Pro Rodeo

23rd Annual Sandy Sansing Jay Pro Rodeo  The 23rd Annual Sandy Sansing Jay Pro Rodeo will be held at 8:00 P.M., on April 26th  and 27th at the Ted May Arena in Jay. Gates will open at 6:00PM. The 3R Rodeo Company from Jemison, Alabama will entertain the crowd with rodeo action including pro bull riding, saddle broncs, calf and […]

Traffic stop leads to surprise…

A recent traffic stop in Santa Rosa County led to a search due to probable cause. Found in the car was a 9mm handgun, over a pound of marijuana and over 10 pounds of THC edible products, shown in the picture. Authorities are wanting to get the word out due to the close likeness of […]

New School Bus Technology aimed at making stops safer

Santa Rosa is cracking down on drivers who illegally pass school buses by joining forces with the Child Safety Program powered by AngelTrax, a name you can trust (Child Safety Program), an all-in-one automated stop arm violation system—from violation detection to citation through adjudication. The Child Safety Program officially launches today (March 4, 2024) in […]

Free Mental Health Services…

Holiday Market Basket

Town of Jay to Receive over $5 million

The Town of Jay is set to receive $5,479, 939 from the State of Florida. The money is to be used to build a “Community Disaster Response Facility” as well as other “various infrastructure support.” Part of this money can be used to finish the park project.

Milton Riverfest

Opry at the Barn

Florida Power and Light Solar Power Ribbon Cutting

Wednesday-Florida Power and Light held a ribbon cutting event in East Milton to celebrate their first solar energy farm in Santa Rosa County. The “solar farm” produces enough energy for 55,000 homes in the county. The local 4-H group also received a check for $5,000 and it was announced that FPL was the new official […]