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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 […]



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 […]

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 […]

JHS Football Camp…Monday Night Football


There will be a football camp at Jay High School on Monday, July 25. It is open to kids age 5-12. The camp will be run by JHS’ football staff and will take place on Merle V. North  Stadium “under the lights.” Campers will do individual drills and learn valuable team concepts in a fun […]

Jay Tennis Tournament Winners


Women’s Doubles- Roxanne Seib and Carsyn Seib Mixed Doubles- Will Seib and Hillary Hendricks Men’s Doubles- Mark Brabham and Logan Brabham Men’s Singles- Jack Coppenger Women’s Singles – Kennedy Harp

Living With Purpose 


    There once was a young boy who went fishing with his grandfather. While trying to hook the worm, he hooked his finger. Because of the pain, the boy’s eyes began to fill with tears. As the grandfather removed the hook, he told his grandson, “Don’t cry! Things like this happen.” The little boy […]

Jay-Fidelis Rookie League All-Stars Thank Local Supporters


The 2016 Jay-Fidelis Rookie League All-Star Team would like to express our gratitude to individuals and businesses and the community at large for your support of our team to attend the Alabama 8U Cal Ripken State Tournament in Athens, AL from June 24-28. The Jay Royals competed well against teams from Mobile and Semmes, finishing […]

Fido and fireworks – not a good mix


Unlike most people, pets don’t associate the noise, flashes and burning smell of fireworks with celebration. As a result, fireworks can cause a great deal of stress for some pets. Santa Rosa County Animal Services urges residents to be sensitive to their pets and take precautions, as unexpected behavior may be displayed by your pet […]

Freedom 5K run in Jay


Celebrate Independence Day this year by running or walking in the 17th Annual Celebrate Freedom 5K and one mile Fun Run on Monday, July 4, 2016. The 5K starts at 8:00am and the one mile will start immediately after the 5K; approximately 9:15am. The race starts and ends in the Jay City Park. Patriotic awards […]