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Jay Tennis Updates


2/1-@ Catholic Jay Boys’ tennis teams lost to Catholic, 5-2. The winners for the boys were Timmy Locklin (7-5, 6-3) and the doubles team featuring Jordan Kent and Nick Pittman (8-0). The Lady Royals Tennis team defeated the Crusaders, 5-2. Singles Savannah Kersey W 7-6, 6-2 Nora Tranter W 6-2, 6-1 Reiley Andrews W 6-3, […]

Mishoe Signs to Play Football at Next Level

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Jay athlete, Victor Mishoe, signed a football letter of intent Wednesday with Millsaps College in Jackson, MS .  He was awarded a $100,000 scholarship.  Victor has been a valuable team member for Royal football  for several years.  He has also played basketball and been a member  of the track team while at Jay High School.  While with the […]

Kazoo makes special appearance at Jay Elementary School

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Wednesday- The Blue Wahoos are known for excelling on the baseball diamond, but their mascot, Kazoo, wants kids in our area to excel in the classroom too, especially in reading. Representatives from the Blue Wahoo Organization, along with Kazoo, visited Jay Elementary School on Wednesday to promote reading in a fun way. Kazoo’s Grand Slam […]

Boys District Tourney Updates (Pace, Jags advance)


Tuesday- @ Central-Central 71 Poplar Springs 52 (Central will play Malone on Friday at 6pm) @ Escambia-Pace 68 Escambia 43 (Pace plays Pine Forest Friday night in semi-final matchup) @ Escambia-Pine Forest 61 Milton 53 Monday-@ Freeport-Northview 48 Jay 39  

JHS Math Team places 2nd in Math Tournament


Last Friday, Jefferson Davis College hosted its annual math tournament where local high schools competed in a variety of challenges. The Jay Team came in 2nd out of the 8 teams competing in the tournament.  Jared Hendricks finished 6th  , Rebecca Boutwell 7th, and Alaina Smith 8th overall. These students received scholarships for their top ten performance in […]

Living With Purpose


    I recently participated in an event that was coordinated as part of a benefit for a local woman who suffers with ALS, also known as “Lou Gehrig Disease”. ALS is a dibilatating condition that involves the death of neurons. It’s characterized by stiff muscles, and gradually worsening weakness due to muscle wasting. This […]

Commerce St. Improvements Underway


Jay – Commerce Street has been closed for upgrades and repaving. Detours have been setup to get commuters around the street.

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Boys @ Jay – Central 68 Jay 51

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Boys @ Pace- Pace (11-8) 63 Catholic 55 @ Milton – Fort Walton Beach 64 Milton 38



Central @ Jay JV 6:00, V 7:15