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Options for Christmas tree disposal in Santa Rosa County


Live trees are a festive and fragrant holiday decoration for many families during the Christmas holidays, but how does one dispose of a real tree once the decorations come down? Santa Rosa County residents with waste haulers may place real wreaths and Christmas trees at the curb for pick-up with their regular yard waste collection. […]

January Events at Your Santa Rosa County Library


Holiday ClosuresThe library system will close on Tues., Jan. 1 in observance of New Year’s Day and on Mon., Jan. 21 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.   Family Story Hour  “Book a Trip” with Family Story Hour! Join us as we journey to all seven continents. There will be stories, activities, and […]

Middle School Lacrosse Clinic Set

Free clinic to introduce boys and girls to game of lacrosseThe Milton Parks and Recreation Department is partnering with the Milton High School Lacrosse program to hold a free lacrosse clinic for girls and boys in sixth through eighth grade. No lacrosse experience is necessary to participate in this clinic. The clinic will be held […]

Local pageantry system gives back


Blackwater Beauties a local pageantry system in Jay, FL recently visited The Ronald McDonald House in Pensacola to donate their pop tabs that was collected at their most recent pageant. They donated 70lbs totaling 88,690 pop tabs. For the year they have donated over 100 lbs & 114,000 pop tabs to help The Ronald McDonald […]

JES 5th Grade Perform at Codova


Thursday- The Food Court at Cordova Mall in Pensacola sounded very festive on Thursday due to around 50 fifth graders from Jay Elementary School. The students sang almost 10 Christmas songs to shoppers as they traveled through the mall. Some songs were sung with music behind them while the fifth graders provided their own music […]

You Can’t Rain on this Parade! (PICS OF JAY CHRISTMAS PARADE)


Even though the rain was falling from the sky, the annual Jay Christmas Parade went on to the delight of many. JHS cheerleaders, the mayor, business leaders, and even Santa Claus took to the damp streets to bring Christmas cheer to Jay.

Shelter reduces adoption fees in December


helter reduces adoption fees in December Santa Rosa County Animal Services wants to help get shelter pets in a “fur-ever” home for the holidays! To promote pet adopting (instead of pet shopping) the shelter is reducing adoption fees in December for pets over the age of six months: Dog adoption fees: $30 Cat adoption fees: […]

JHS Drama Back in Action


The production “Voices” will be presented by the JHS Drama Club on Monday, December 10 at the historic Jay High Auditorium. The show starts at 6pm. Ticket Information General Admission-$7.00 Student -$5.00 VIP-$15.00

Jay Christmas Information


Click on the link below to view the press release for the Town of Jay’s Christmas Celebration On Commerce Street The event will take place on December 8th, 2018 8:00AM-2:00PM. Commerce Street Booths Open – 8:00AM Parade Line Up at Jay City Park – 9:00AM Christmas Parade Begins – 10:00 AM Pictures with Santa and […]

Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissionersholds Oath of Office ceremony – Nov. 20

The annual reorganization meeting for the Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissioners will be held Tues., Nov. 20 at 9 a.m. in the boardroom of the County Administrative Complex, 6495 Caroline Street in Milton.  Each November the board holds a reorganization meeting, during which the newly elected or re-elected commissioners are sworn into office […]