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Updates From Regional Track Meet


Carissa Mulford (JHS) won 1st place in discus at the Region 1A track meet in Jacksonville. She  threw 102’7″. She will be advancing to the state track meet in Brandenton, Fl. Jillian Thornton placed 4th in high jump and will be advancing to the state finals. She jumped 4’10”. Connor Roberts placed 8th in the […]

Living With Purpose 


    I once read the story about a preacher who was traveling across the countryside with a friend that was in the business field. At one of their many stops the businessman took out a New Testament that was neatly packed away in his briefcase. It was very worn and he opened it and […]

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 […]


FLOMATON HIGH SCHOOL HISTORY FAIRApril 26, 2017 8:00am-2:00pm Open to the Public from 8:00-11:00am The major focus of the Flomaton High School History Fair  highlights the research of the students, but it also seeks to spark a genuine interest in learning for students of all ages. This year, our history and English teachers are collaborating […]

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 […]

Sherwin Barlow

U.S. VeteranSherwin Barlow age 60 of Jay FL passed away Monday April 10, 2017. He was a long time resident of Jay,FL and served in the U S Army. He is preceded in death by his father William Barlow and sister Karen Jones. He is survived by his mother, Dorothy Mills, sister, Kay (Terry) Maughhon […]



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 […]

Jay Hosts District Track Meet


4/11 @JHS-  Jay High School hosted their district track meet on Tuesday. Eight schools were represented  (Freeport, Paxton, Rocky Bayou, Baker, Central, P.C.A., Northview, and Jay). Both boys and girls competed in the all day event that began at 10:00am. Baker won both the girls and biys district championships. Jay boys finished 5th and the […]

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 […]