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VBS at Cobbtown

Cobbtown Holiness Church will host VBS, Campin’ Out – Getting S’more of Jesus, July 19-21 from 6pm-8 pm for ages 5-12. A light meal will be provided each night. Church address is 4700 Greenwood Rd. Jay, FL 32565 Come have fun with us as we learn that Jesus is the Light! You have the option to […]

Weekly senior adult activities at Guy Thompson Community Center

The City of Milton Parks Department will host the Council on Aging West Florida as our special guest presenter for Lunch and Learn on June 7th.You are invited to “Share Today and Shape Tomorrow” as a part of the Senior Corps program directed by the Council on Aging West Florida from 11 a.m. to noon. […]

Disaster preparedness guide available online


Santa Rosa County Emergency Management’s latest all-hazards disaster guide is now available online and starting the week of May 29 at county offices and libraries, local chambers of commerce and local retailers including Walmart, Winn Dixie and Publix. This year’s 40-page guide includes new and updated information on Text-to-9-1-1, AlertSantaRosa, tsunamis and what to do […]

18th Annual Celebrate Freedom 5K Run/Walk – Jay, FL


“A Hometown race with Hometown Hospitality”Course: The race starts and finishes at the Jay City Park. The course is scenic running through the neighboring countryside and looping around the local Jay Elementary and Jay High School campus. The last half of the course is run on a paved road that splits cotton and peanut fields […]

4-H Tropicana Public Speaking Contest Winners

The Santa Rosa County 4-H Program in conjunction with Tropicana provided local youth a chance to demonstrate their speaking proficiency before a group with the Annual 4-H Tropicana Public Speaking Contest on Friday, May 12.  Prudence Caskey, 4-H agent, opened the competition with remarks and praise for the young orators. She noted the county had […]


The City of Milton Youth Football and Cheerleading Program is ready to start its third year as a member of the Northwest Florida Youth Sports Alliance. Youth Cheerleading Registration for Youth Cheerleading is now through May 19 and the cost is $95 per person. This includes participation in the Milton High School Cheerleading Camp but […]

Register now for 4-H Camp Timpoochee

4-H’s week-long residential Camp Timpoochee will be held June 5-9 on the Choctawhatchee Bay, eight miles east of Niceville. The camp serves youth ages eight through 12, however older teens (13-14) may be counselors-in training and teens 15 and older may serve as counselors upon completion of training. Typical camp activities include: swimming, canoeing, kayaking, […]

Bands on the Blackwater

Get ready to kick your weekend off this Friday; Bands on the Blackwater presented by McKenzie Motors will feature Modern Eldorados on May 5th. South Willing St. will come alive at 7 p.m. with out of this world music and food. Bring your family, friends, neighbors, lawn chairs and enjoy this free concert. Bands on […]

Santa Rosa Library System opens Genealogy LibraryOpen House to be held May 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.


You can now trace your ancestors’ history at the Santa Rosa County Library System’s Genealogy Library located at 6275 Dogwood Drive in Milton, next to the county’s Extension Office. The Genealogy Library has its own dedicated space, library staff and hours. Visit the new library on opening day, May 1, between 10 a.m. and 3 […]

Great American Clean-up

Santa Rosa County, FL – April 17, 2017 – The Santa Rosa Clean Community System, Inc. will be joining the rest of the Keep America Beautiful Affiliates and volunteers across the nation and conducting our own county wide clean-up this Saturday April 22, 2017 in Santa Rosa County. From our pristine beaches and bays to […]