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Get involved in Santa Rosa County 4-H! New member meeting April 29 from 11 to 2


Santa Rosa County 4-H will hold a meeting for new and prospective members at the Santa Rosa County Extension Office, April 29, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The public is invited to come learn more about the 4-H program and how to get involved. Topics include:What 4-H does Events and programs Projects offered How to […]


Milton, FL – The 2017 “Walk for Mommy & Me” will take place on Saturday, April 22, from 10:00 a.m. to Noon at Carpenter’s Park on Munson Highway in Milton. The walk is sponsored by the Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County WIC Program and supports the Department of Health’s Healthy Babies and […]

Santa Rosa County offices closed for Good Friday, April 14

The following offices are closed Friday, April 14, in observance of Good Friday. Regular hours of operation resume Monday, April 17. Santa Rosa County Board of Commissioners, including the library system and animal shelter. The library system will also be closed on Saturday. Santa Rosa County Clerk of the Court Santa Rosa County Property Appraiser […]

High winds, low humidity limit effects of recent rainfall

MILTON, Fla. – Officials with the Florida Forest Service’s Blackwater Forestry Center are issuing words of caution as high winds and low humidity have all but negated the effects of this week’s rainfall. Thursday brought winds upwards of 25 mph in much of the three-county area and the forecast calls for extremely low humidity through […]

Festival Fiesta



Smoked Salmon, grilled pineapple, sausage, swordfish, brisket, tuna dip, pulled pork, grilled cobbler, these are just a few of the delicious items sampled at past Grillin’ in the Breeze events. Come join the Santa Rosa Education Foundation on Saturday, April 22nd, from 11:00-2:00 at Shoreline Park in Gulf Breeze to taste this year’s delicacies and […]

Library Activities 

Library ClosuresAll libraries will be closed on Friday and Saturday, April 14 and 15 in observance of Good Friday.   Tax Aide Volunteers from AARP Tax-Aide will be assisting with taxes at three Santa Rosa County libraries beginning in February. The AARP Tax-Aide program is the nation’s largest free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance service, […]

Council considers permanent slow speed, minimum wake for Riverwalk area

MILTON, FL March 7, 2017 During the March 6, 2017 Executive Committee meeting the Milton City Council voted to consider permanently activating the slow speed, minimum wake zones for boater restricted zones 2 C and 2 D. This area encompasses the portion of the Blackwater River 500’ from the north end of the Riverwalk board […]

Coon Hill Day 


Local Jay resident and runner, Matthew Dobson, decided to be creative and coordinate a fundraiser for the preservation and restoration of the Coon Hill cemetery located south of Jay. The Coon Hill Community came into existence around 1820 near a big spring of fresh water and had a general merchandise store, stable, blacksmith shop, Pony […]

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, at Gulf Cable, 5700 Industrial Blvd. in Milton. Individuals should pre-register to attend one of the information sessions held […]