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Endowment Honors UF/IFAS Extension Dean, Supports 4-H

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — When the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences receives a donation in someone’s honor, it’s often in memory of someone who has passed away. But that’s not how Larry and Debbie Swindle like to do things.“If you’re going to give a gift in someone’s name, why not do it […]


Santa Rosa County – The Santa Rosa Education Foundation has announced the five semifinalists selected from 33 school nominees for Santa Rosa Teacher of the Year. Congratulations to Myra Anderson, East Milton Elementary; Charles Phan, Gulf Breeze High; Stacey Dell, Milton High; Caroline Buechner, Navarre High; Kristin Ardis, Woodlawn Beach Middle.  The SREF Teacher of […]

Wreaths Across America In Jay


Wreaths Across America is a national program that provides wreaths to civic organizations to place on Veterans’ gravesites all across America. Each December, in communities just like ours, citizens get together to honor veterans by placing a wreath on their gravesite and say the veteran’s name out loud. This past Saturday, Mitzi Dixon lead the […]

Jay’s Edwards Signs Scholarship


Congratulations to Sarah Edwards for signing a golf scholarship with Florida Gulf Coast University!

January Events at Your Santa Rosa County Library


Holiday ClosuresThe library system will close on Tues., Jan. 1 in observance of New Year’s Day and on Mon., Jan. 21 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.   Family Story Hour  “Book a Trip” with Family Story Hour! Join us as we journey to all seven continents. There will be stories, activities, and […]

Middle School Lacrosse Clinic Set

Free clinic to introduce boys and girls to game of lacrosseThe Milton Parks and Recreation Department is partnering with the Milton High School Lacrosse program to hold a free lacrosse clinic for girls and boys in sixth through eighth grade. No lacrosse experience is necessary to participate in this clinic. The clinic will be held […]

Jay High Safety Announcement


JHS Safety Announcement: The district has recently installed an access control door lock and camera system at our front entrance. Effective January 7, 2019, the front entrance will no longer be open during the school day. When you approach the front entrance, you will need to push a button located to the right side of […]

JHS Drama Does It Again!


On Monday (12/10), the Jay High School Drama Club put on another great show in the historic JHS Auditorium. The play was entitled “Voices.” Afterwards, the students performed different group performances that they will be doing at their district competition.

Jay Cheer Places Second


Congratulations to theJay HighSchool, competition cheer squad for placing 2nd at the Northwest Florida UCA Regional Competition at Tate High School this past Saturday! They also earned a bid to UCA Nationals in Orlando for their gameday routine.

JHS’ SGA Lends Helping Hand and More


On Tuesday 33 members of JHS’ SGA traveled to My Father’s Arrows to volunteer their time sorting through donated items for the organization’s thrift store. The students spent three hours tagging and loading up items to be sold. Additionally, a $1,000.00 donation was presented to My Father’s Arrows from SGA’s concession stand earnings from the […]