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Updates From Regional Track Meet

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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 

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    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 […]

Jay Hosts District Track Meet

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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 […]

Living With Purpose 

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    I once had the humbling opportunity to lead a worship service (chapel) for a group of military service member’s just weeks before they were to deploy to a foreign country. I had served as their chaplain for a 3-week training rotation at the National Training Center (NTC). Many of the Soldiers were tired […]

Jay Pro Rodeo

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Dates for the annual Jay Pro Rodeo are April 28th and April 29. Check back for more information. See you there!

Living With Purpose

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    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 […]

Subway All-Star Basketball

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@ 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

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Above The Rim FCA Recipients

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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 

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    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 […]