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Birtie Mae Jordan-Capers 

Birtie Mae Jordan Capers age 91 of Chumuckla, Florida passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2016. She lived in Cantonment, Florida for the last five years. After the passing of her husband, different ones have helped with her care. She was loved by all. Birtie Capers was a member of God’s House of Miracles for […]

Alma (Corky) Rodgers

Alma (Corky) Rodgers age 67 of Jay, Florida passed away on July 19, 2016. Corky was born October 24, 1948 in Century, Florida. Corky enjoyed working with the Special Olympics. Corky is preceded in death by her mother, Loma Lail Simmons, father, Eugene Simmons, sister, Pat Wanless. Corky is survived by two sons, Eddie Rodgers […]

Solar Project Serves as Educational Tool


Due to members’ growing interest in renewable energy sources – particularly solar — EREC has completed construction of an on-site solar demonstration project. The solar array is for informational purposes designed to demonstrate objective and actual data for a typical, residentially-sized solar installation.​The 40-panel, roof-mount solar array at EREC’s headquarters in Jay, Florida, has a […]

Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate’s Pace OfficeHolds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony with both Pace and Santa Rosa Chambers.


 Pace, FL (July 19, 2016) – The Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate office in Pace, held a ribbon cutting ceremony recently marking the company’s new memberships in both the Pace Chamber of Commerce and Santa Rosa County Chamber of Commerce. This is the company’s inaugural membership in both chambers under the company’s new ownership and […]



The Jay Varsity cheer parents are sponsoring a 5K glow run/walk to raise funds to help the cheerleaders participate in the Sugar Bowl Halftime performance. Race information: Time: 7:00 PM Registration fee until August 8th $20.00 ( includes t-shirt and glow item). Race day registration @6:00PM at Jay City Park $25.00 Location:  Jay City Park […]


Milton, Fla.— With less than a month remaining before students return to the classroom on August 15, the Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County (DOH-Santa Rosa) would like to remind parents that children must be up-to-date with their immunizations in order to attend school. Students entering the seventh grade must have proof that […]

Domestic Disturbance leads to Chase

Deputies with the Santa Rosa County Sheriffs were dispatched to the 6000 block of Glenwood Drive in Milton Florida at approximately 9:30 am today in reference to a domestic disturbance. A male suspect identified as Jonathan Lynn Simmons battered and made death threats to the victim as well as Law Enforcement. The suspect left the […]

Jay Cheer attends camp at Auburn


The Jay High cheerleaders attended UCA cheer camp at Auburn University this past week.  They spent four days learning new material to use in the upcoming season.  The entire cheer program was awarded theTOP BANANA  (a spirit award)    JV and Varsity squads each brought home many awards.  The JV squad brought home gold evaluations […]

Living With Purpose 


    Eric Liddell won the 1924 Olympic Games 400 Meters. He had an inspirational conversation with his father and brothers before he started his athletic training. Mr. Liddell told Eric, “What this world needs is a muscular Christian!”    Eric’s brother chimed in and said, “That’s right, one that makes folks stand up and […]

Get the Scoop on Becoming a Baptist Hospital Volunteer

Get the Scoop on Becoming a Baptist Hospital Volunteer PENSACOLA, Fla. (July 14, 2016) – Baptist Hospital is recruiting volunteers. If you are interested in becoming a hospital volunteer please join us for our 6th annual Get the Scoop, Lets Recruit ice cream social, Tues., July 26 at 12:30 p.m. This event will take place […]