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Living With Purpose


    There’s hardly anything more motivating than to see a person take a physical challenge or limitation and maximize its positive effectiveness. There once was a man in the church where I pastored who had a condition that confined him to the use of a walker. He could only take small steps. After talking […]

Muzette Mattox

Muzette F Mattox age 86 of Jay ,FL passed away March 10, 2017 in Century,FL. She was born Jan 12, 1931 in Ozark,AL to William Freeman and Sarah Irene Patterson Flowler.They moved to Jay,FL when she was 13 years old and she has resided in Jay for 73 years She was a member of the […]

Subway All-Star Basketball


@ PSC-The most talented high school senior basketball players could be found at Pensacola State College on Friday night. The annual all-star basketball game features the best seniors from Santa Rosa, Escambia, and Okaloosa counties. Pictured are JHS’ senior girls Jorja Agrait and Carissa Mulford. Mulford won the 3 point contest during half time of […]

Benefiting My Fathers Arrows



Council considers permanent slow speed, minimum wake for Riverwalk area

MILTON, FL March 7, 2017 During the March 6, 2017 Executive Committee meeting the Milton City Council voted to consider permanently activating the slow speed, minimum wake zones for boater restricted zones 2 C and 2 D. This area encompasses the portion of the Blackwater River 500’ from the north end of the Riverwalk board […]

Cardiology Consultants of Baptist Health Care Opens New Electrophysiology Office


Cardiology Consultants of Baptist Health Care Opens New Electrophysiology Office PENSACOLA, Fla. (Mar. 2, 2017)  Cardiology Consultants of Baptist Health Care opened their newest electrophysiology satellite office in Foley on Wed., Mar. 1, 2017. The new clinic is located at 1600 North McKenzie Street, Foley, Alabama, across the street from South Baldwin Regional Medical […]

Above The Rim FCA Recipients


Jorja Agrait and Blayne Miller both represented the Lady Royals and the men’s basketball teams for Jay, respectively.  The FCA event is held annually at the First Baptist Church in Pensacola. The event, which celebrated its 20th year on Monday, fed every boys and girls basketball team in both Santa Rosa and Escambia counties.  The evening […]

Living With Purpose 


    Early in our marriage, my wife and I purchased a house that was listed on the National Registry of Historical Places. It was built in 1901 in a small town in the northwest corner of Florida. We both had an affinity for old homes and this seemed like a grand opportunity to restore […]

Coon Hill Day 


Local Jay resident and runner, Matthew Dobson, decided to be creative and coordinate a fundraiser for the preservation and restoration of the Coon Hill cemetery located south of Jay. The Coon Hill Community came into existence around 1820 near a big spring of fresh water and had a general merchandise store, stable, blacksmith shop, Pony […]

Gulf Cable hiring event tomorrow – Friday, Feb. 24 Information sessions, tours and interviews at 9 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.


Gulf Cable, located in the Santa Rosa County Industrial Park, is currently seeking applicants to fill multiple full-time (12-hour shift) positions at their new manufacturing facility. A recruiting event will be held onsite Fri., Feb. 24, at Gulf Cable, 5700 Industrial Blvd. in Milton. Individuals should pre-register to attend one of the information sessions held […]