Rev. Clive and Rev. Ruth Knights raised an American flag as our new flag pole was dedicated in honor of their American Citizenship as of March 14, 2014. The dedication on the plaque reads:&nbs
Back in April, representatives from a company called Alfa Energy Solutions spoke before the Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissioners. They were considering the county, among other locations a
Gary Pruitt is campaigning for a seat on Milton City Council Ward 1. He said he’s noticed as he’s hit the streets knocking on doors many city dwellers ask the same question of ‘what’s going on in th
According to the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office, Ryan Roman Urbaniak, 27, Milton, committed burglary, grand theft, and criminal mischief Sunday.
According to reports, a victim of burglary on W
The Florida Highway Patrol reported an accident, Tuesday, involving a 2010 Jeep Wrangler driven by Marlene Christ of Milton, and a 2012 Dodge Ram 5500 driven by Steven Plant of Pace Reports said the
Santa Rosa County Captain Bob Johnson confirmed the suspect in the double homicide case, Derrick Ray Thompson, 41, left his vehicle at a crime scene in Bay County. More information will be posted.
Santa Rosa Sheriff's Office released an update regarding the investigation of a double homocide on the 6200 block of Goliath Road, Milton. SRSO Public Information Officer Rich Aloy said the two vict
According to Natalie Smith, communications specialist for Gulf Power, the power company now has an appliance recycling program for GP customers who want to get rid of working refrigerators and freez
The Florida Sheriffs Association, following in its annual tradition, has awarded ten scholarships to hardworking students studying for a career in law enforcement, corrections or another criminal ju
Margarita Vazquez (left) of Primerica Financial is pictured here with Lena Attaway (right), secretary of Milton's Sunrise Kiwanis Club. Margarita presented a briefing on individual debt control to t
Author and motivational speaker J.R. Thompson speaks with first hand experience about the substances of the books he has published as well as his personal mission that he shares across the State of
Tavaris Dasean Allen, 22, Milton, was arrested for felony charges including Firing a Deadly Missile into an Occupied Dwelling or Vehicle, Use of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony, Aggravat
Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) reports Carolyn Jordan, 54, Milton died Thursday, succumbing to her injuries in a three car accident on Highway 89 on June 6. Reports said the accident sent Jordan and t
The Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office reports arresting and charging Dennis Shane Caraway, 40, of Milton with two counts of Intimidation Write Send Threat to Kill or Injure. According to reports, t
The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will hold a kick-off meeting concerning proposed improvements to the U.S. 90 corridor from the intersection of Glover Lane to State Road 87S in Santa
Two documented gang members and brothers from the Pensacola area involved in a burglary spree, January 14, from Bagdad to Navarre are both behind bars this week according to the Santa Rosa County Sh
Sandra Nicely said teachers are tired of not being able to use their creativity in the classroom and she will see to it change will happen.
“It has to start with the school board,” said Nicely. Sh
A changing of the guard happened at the July 8 Milton City Council meeting when Roy Andrews, city attorney announced he accepted the Santa Rosa County attorney position, after serving the City of Mi
The Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office arrested Ramon Wade Renfro, 40, of Pace May 24 least year and charged him with sexual battery, lewd and lascivious offense, and contributing to the delinquency
June 24 through 29, Suzanne Terry and Wilma Scofield, members of the Three Rivers Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR), attended the 123rd Continental Congress in W
Santa Rosa County Commissioner Bob Cole was recognized by Governor Rick Scott and Congressman Jeff Miller for his military service and received a medal from Governor Scott. Cole said three hundred v
There is no question now of whether or not recycling will happen again in Santa Rosa County. Many citizens have been upset at the thought of throwing away reusable plastics, papers, and cans, but th
Fuchsia Spann said it’s time to pay it forward and make a difference in children’s lives. She is a candidate for Santa Rosa County School Board District 3.
“I am very passionate about our children
Michael Broussard with Hatch Mott MacDonald, an engineering firm working with the design firm HOK, presented an update to the Santa Rosa County board of commissioners Monday. The presentation was in
The Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Office arrested a Jay man Saturday for felony battery by strangulation and aggravated battery on a pregnant woman. Glen Dillon Phillips, 21, reports said was seen by witness
State Attorney Bill Eddins announced yesterday Claude Russell Ratliff was sentenced to life in state prison by Circuit Judge John Miller. Ratliff was found guilty of Lewd or Lascivious Molesta
The Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office reports arresting Shelby Evonne Diamond, 41, of Jay for felony battery of a person 65 years of age or older. According to reports, a deputy responded to a dist
Brand new to being senior pastor, Reverend Brandon Dasinger has yet to give his first sermon at First United Methodist Church Pace. His first day on the job was Monday.
Dasinger said he’s ready to
Former board member Mr. William C. Jones was honored during a ceremony in recognition of his 19 years of service to the Santa Rosa County Civil Service Board on June 24. Appointed by the Civil
Santa Rosa County Commissioner Jim Melvin, retired Air Force pilot and certified public accountant, with an Advanced County Commissioner designation from the Florida Association of Counties said, Tu
This week Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office reported arresting Melvin Douglas Hawthorne, 34, of Jay for grand theft of a motor vehicle. According to reports, a deputy responded to the victim’s resi
A Georgia man was arrested this week after the Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Office was called to a local hotel in Milton. Reports say witnesses described Johnny Lane Walker, 42, acting hostile towards anoth
“They’ve got some pretty big expansion plans,” said Hunter Walker, Santa Rosa County administrator regarding Milton Aviation Partners looking to increase their lease to include additional property a
A rare occurrence happened in the ministry of Monsignor Michael Reed of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, becoming the Monsignor of the church where he grew up. Reed said he graduated from Milton Hi
The League of Women Voters (LWV) of the Pensacola Bay Area is launching an extensive voter registration campaign in order to engage new voters in Milton and northern Santa Rosa County before the Aug
Councilman Wesley Meiss threw his hat in the City of Milton mayoral race June 19. He’s hit the ground running, he said, ready to change history.
“What will be written about the past twenty y
Thursday’s Santa Rosa County board of commissioners meeting heard a presentation from Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) representative, Peggy Kelly and Amy Wiwi, Metric Engineering, the co
Thursday night, Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office (SRSO) arrested Jeffrey Denver Campbell, 49 of Gulf Breeze on one count of discharging a firearm in public, two counts shooting into a vehicle, and
According to the Santa Rosa County Sheriffs Office, execution of a warrant for one fugitive led to two arrests. Friday, members of Special Operations executed a search warrant for fugitive Leslie Ba
Pen Air Federal Credit Union, Pensacola, Florida proudly announces it has earned BAUERFINANCIAL, Inc.’s highest 5-Star Superior rating for financial strength and stability. BAUERFINANCIAL has been a
Guyland Thompson incumbent
Santa Rosa County Supervisor of Elections Tappie A. Villane would like to remind voters the primary election is scheduled for Aug. 26 and the general election is Nov. 4.
Santa Rosa County citizens
Wednesday, during the monthly meeting of Vets to VA Clinics, Chuck Olson on behalf of the American Legion Post 378 presented a check for $2,000 to the Veteran’s Memorial Foundation (VMF) for the Vet
Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Office (SRSO) reports two brothers were arrested Thursday and a Milton woman at Gordon Lane Road for methamphetamine production. SRSO reports Rufus John Hardy, 47, Holt, Randall
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There has been much reported on the escalating situation in Iraq, as Sunni militants from the Al Qaeda-inspired group, Islamic Iraq and Levant (ISIL)—also referred to as the Islamic St
A Gulf Breeze man was arrested Saturday in a domestic violence related charge. Donald Edward McCoy, 47, was questioned by Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office after the victim was taken to Baptist Hos
Mario Alvarez was the guest speaker at the Kiwanis’ weekly meeting on Wednesday June 11 and served all present hot ginger tea which was delicious. Mr. Alvarez spoke about his life, his many ac
Milton Rotary Club enjoyed the presentation of Deron Gillespie and Roger Hughes with Pensacola Teen Challenge. They are pictured excitedly receiving the Milton Rotary pen. Pensacola Teen Challenge i
According to Tom Scott, aka “Captain Blackwater Bones,” original founder of the Blackwater Pyrates, this year’s river cleanup was by far the best ever attended. Scott said, “Each year, in concert wi
The Santa Rosa County board of commissioners and staff continue to work towards an acceptable agreement with Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) to meet county residents’ demands for recyclable