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Living With Purpose

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    Once a long time ago, a concert pianist entered the concert hall through a lighted marquee that bore his name. As he prepared for his rehearsal, an insignificant-looking man stepped up to him and said excitedly, “Tonight, we’re going to give a concert.”    “What did you say? No, I’m going to give […]

Magical Fun at Public Library

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This last Tuesday Lee Botts a magician, performed  hilarious magic tricks while encouraging kids to read. Join the library every Tuesday for summer fun.

Have a safe and fun Independence Dayin Santa Rosa County

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The Santa Rosa County Tourist Development Office will present an Independence Day fireworks show at 9 p.m. on July 4, soundside at Navarre Beach Marine Park’s east end. The pyrotechnic demonstration will be held rain or shine. Residents are reminded to allow plenty of time to find parking and remember to leave pets at home. […]

Texting and Driving a Primary Offense Starting July 1

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV) is leading Florida’s Put It Down: Focus on Driving campaign to ensure all motorists are aware of the state’s new regulations regarding wireless communications while driving and reminding everyone to never drive distracted. In conjunction with the Florida Department of Transportation, Florida […]

Living With Purpose

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    Is our country, the United States of America, still worth trying to save? Despite all the mistrust, godlessness, disrespect of individual liberties, and total disregard for authority during these days, I believe that our country is worth trying to save. It is not only worth saving, but the Christian, as citizen, has the […]

Magic and Origami at Public Library

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On Tuesday, Yasu Ishida entertained Jay youth with his hilarious magic tricks, storytelling, and origami. Come out on Tuesdays at 1pm at Jay Public Library to join the fun this summer!

NASA Astronaut Comes to Jay Public Library

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Dr. Don Thomas NASA Astronaut came to the Jay Public Library on Tuesday to share his experiences with kids. Dr. Thomas was turned down three times by NASA but worked hard and never gave up on his dreams. Dr. Thomas flew on the Columbia and Discovery missions. Students were able to get to know Dr. […]

Living With Purpose

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    Summertime in the south is truly a happy and enjoyable time even if it is hot outside. Summer is the season of birds and flowers, and all the delightful colors and fragrances that go together in harmony. It’s a time of natural beauty. Its beauty appeals to us in the green foliage of […]

Roberts Named Jay’s New Baseball Coach

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Mike Roberts has been named Jay High School’s new baseball coach. At the end of the 2019 season, long-time head coach  Jorey Diamond stepped down after a district championship season where he lead the Royals to the regional championship game. “We are very happy to announce Mike Roberts as our new baseball coach here at […]

Fun At Your Local Library

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Come out to the Jay Public Library at 1:00 on Tuesdays this summer for a space adventure for kids grades K-5.  This Tuesday kids enjoyed a blast off celebrating the moon landing with different hands on stations including balloon races, moon phases, and moon imprints.  Preschoolers 3yr to 5yr can enjoy story time on Mondays […]