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Santa Rosa County Animal Services launches Doggy Day Out

Santa Rosa County Animal Services is launching the Doggy Day Out program to pair members of the community with shelter dogs for daytime field trips. Outings can last from one hour to all day and can include a hike, puppuccino from a local coffee shop, or even lunch at a pet-friendly restaurant. “We’re excited to […]

Waste tire amnesty day to be held at Central Landfill

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The Santa Rosa County Environmental Department is partnering with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection to hold a Waste Tire Amnesty Day Nov. 30, 7 a.m.- 5 p.m. at the Central Landfill, 6337 DaLisa Road in Milton. A maximum of eight tires per Santa Rosa County resident will be accepted free of charge with a […]

Cold weather shelter open Nov. 12 and 13

A cold weather shelter for the homeless or heatless will be open Tues. night, Nov. 12 and Wed. night, Nov. 13 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 8:30 p.m. […]

Railroad crossing closed for repair at East Milton Rd

The railroad crossing at East Milton Road will be closed for repairs starting Wed., Nov. 13 at approximately 12 p.m. The crossing is expected to be repaired and back in service by mid-afternoon Fri., Nov. 14. The detour will be Opportunity Dr. to Industrial Blvd.

October is National Adopt a Shelter Dog

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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 registration of the microchip is required by the pet owner,” said Shelter Manager Dora Thomason. “It’s a very small […]

53rd Annual Santa Rosa County Farm Tour

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The 53rd Annual Santa Rosa County Farm Tour will be held Tuesday, Oct. 22, beginning at the Santa Rosa County Extension office located at 6263 Dogwood Drive in Milton.The longest standing agriculture and natural resources tour in northwest Florida will feature diversified agriculture this year. The tour will highlight farms that continue to adapt with […]

JHS Homecoming Court Announced

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The 2019 Homecoming court for Jay High school has been announced .   All homecoming activities will be announced closer to homecoming week.  Attendants  are Avery Mitchem, Freshman; Kimmy Small, Junior; Katelyn Starosta, Senior; Allie Odom, Senior; Baylie Odom, Senior; Brynn Burgess, Senior; and Aubrie Glydwell, Sophomore.

Miracle League Santa Rosa County hosts Opening Day 

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It’s time for fall ball y’all! The Miracle League of Santa Rosa County is preparing to bring yet another season of baseball-for-all to Tiger Point Park this September.And the 501(c)3 nonprofit is calling on the community to step up and be a part of the fun. We are looking for volunteers for the fall season. […]

FALL SENIOR EXPO AND HEALTH FAIR SET FOR SEPT 12

The Santa Rosa County Fall Senior Expo 2019 will be held September 12th from 8 a.m. till noon at the Milton Community Center located at 5629 Byrom Street in Milton. At the Senior Expo you can take advantage of FREE health screenings and learn more about specific health issues currently facing seniors. One addition this year […]

Fad diets: the good, the bad and the ugly

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D iscover the latest research about diets recommended by the USDA as well as popular fad diets with Ginny Hinton, Santa Rosa County UF/IFAS family and consumer sciences agent, on Aug. 9 and 16.Friday, Aug. 9, Santa Rosa County Extension Office, 6263 Dogwood Dr. in Milton from 10-11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 16, Gulf Breeze Library, […]