An ice storm is something we would never expect to get in Northwest Florida, but when it happened in late January, everyone sprung into action, just like it was a tropical storm. Gulf Power presente
State Attorney Bill Eddins announced today that a Santa Rosa County jury found Donzell Kevin Nuckles of Pace guilty of ten counts of Sexual Battery Upon a Child by a Person in Familial or Custodial
The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office Detention Facility just completed a lengthy process of implementing a new National Standard, and completed it with success. This is the first incarceration fac
The site for Santa Rosa County’s new judicial center has been found.
CountyCommissionsapproved the purchase of a 22-acre lot on U.S. Highway 90, just west of Avalon Boulevard, to house the propose
Prudence Caskey has taken on the task of the next County Extension 4-H Agent. She was selected by the University of Florida IFAS Extension. Before accepting this position, Caskey was the
Brian Wood, 34, has lived with his wife and four children adjacent to the Santa Rosa County landfill for the past two years. He and his neighbors said they're having a problem with co
Escambia County Sheriff’s Office report four men, (one of Pace), were arrested Monday for a home invasion/robbery in Pensacola. Benjamin Paul Moon, 19, Collin Michael Williamson, 17, Joshua Aa
State Attorney Bill Eddins announced today that Duane Scott Nancarrow, age 47, of Milton was convicted on Monday, March 3, 2014, by a Santa Rosa County Jury of Aggravated Stalking. Sentencing
Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office report two men were arrested Thursday for burglary and larceny in front of Target on Highway 90 in Pace. The two men, Juan Nicholas Cartwright, 28, Hollywood
Kai Sam was named “Jr. Youth of the Year,” at Boys and Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast’s Annual Dinner. Youth of the Year is the Boys and Girls Club’s premier recognition program for club mem
Built to withstand a lashing from hurricane-force winds, Gulf Power Company’s new Douglas L. McCrary Training and Storm Center is a hub to better manage major storms and keep the utility’s workforce
Santa Rosa County is competing with a South Alabama community to attract a precision manufacturing company to the Santa Rosa Industrial Park.
County Commissioners on Monday discussed approving an
A Milton woman died Sunday night in an automobile accident on I-10, west of County Road 173 in Holmes County. Rebekah A. Easter, 48, was traveling westbound on I-10 when she crossed the westbo
Santa Rosa County Commissioners could select a site for a new judicial center as early as Thursday, although several county residents have urged them not to ignore East Milton as a probable location
According to Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Office, a Milton woman was arrested for stalking, battery on a person 65 years of age or older, damaging property-criminal mischief, and burglary unoccupied conveya
A 22 year-old homeless man was arrested Monday for burglary and battery, says Milton Police Department. Robert Jamar Fails led MPD on a chase for the second time throughout the streets of Milt
Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Office reports a Pace woman, Brandis Nichole Harris, 33, was arrested Monday for lewd and lascivious behavior with a victim age 12 to 16. Reports say Harris’s ex-husband D
PACE, Fla. - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement Pensacola Regional Operations Center and Homeland Security Investigations arrested Joshua Keller Herrin, 35, of Pace on three counts
Two cold weather shelters for the homeless or heatless will open Wednesday, Feb. 26 and Thursday, Feb. 27 in Santa Rosa County:
· Ferris Hi
Traffic on State Road (S.R.) 281 (Avalon Boulevard) between Interstate 10 and south of Moors Lodge, in Santa Rosa County, will encounter intermittent lane closures from 8 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23 to 6 a
A Jay man succumbed to his injuries when his vehicle drifted across Highway 4 while traveling east on Sunday, spinning and into a cement culvert, causing his truck to roll, says Florida Highway Patr
A Jay woman arrived home to find a masked man hiding in her bedroom last month, Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office (SRSO) reports say. Friday Dustin Dewayne Holloway, 26, of Jay was arrested for bur
Brianna Lynn Strum, Milton, was convicted to more than 11 years in prison for killing Chief Petty Officer Robert Michael Hall Roy, 33, April 28 of last year. Florida Highway Patrol said Strum
Visit Dandy’s Country Market in Pace where you can easily take a visionary step back in time. It’s easy because you’ll be surrounded by merchandise that would have been a family mainstay in years go
An employee of the Santa Rosa State Corrections Institution, Billy Chad Gibson, 37 was arrested by Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Deputies and charged with 10 counts of Capitol Sex Battery on a child l
A man walked into a CVS in Gulf Breeze and attempted to rob the pharmacy. What he didn’t plan on was an attentive sales staff.
Sunday, Deputies were dispatched to the CVS located at 3359 Gulf Bree
A Pace man who was accused of swindling last October was cleared of all charges within a week after the arrest. David Brignano, 45, was arrested for theft from a person age 65 or olde
A Milton man was stabbed in the chest last week, says Milton Police. The victim was taken to Santa Rosa Medical Center where officers responded to the call. Jerome Simmons was l
A large tractor trailer hauling dirt and stumps overturned last week at the corner of Glover Lane and Highway 90 in Milton. The City of Milton responded. It took three hours to remove th
An amendment to the City of Milton’s Code of Ordinances, currently in the adoption process by the City Council, will significantly impact businesses situated on corner lots within the city limits. I
Yesterday, Santa Rosa County Deputies received information regarding an individual residing on Sanibel Lane in Gulf Breeze that had multiple warrants. After a period of time, deputies ascertai
Public Information Officer Deputy Rich Aloy, Santa Rosa Sheriff's Office announced a suspect was taken into custody that had barricaded himself into his home after deputies attempted to serve severa
Music can be a vital part of a morning routine. When the routine changes, it can be confusing. On Monday, Cumulus Media announced the launch of NASH FM 102.7, changing the line up and style of
One cold weather shelter for the homeless or heatless will open Wednesday, Feb. 12 in Santa Rosa County:
· Ferris Hill Baptist Church located at 6848 Chaffin
The City of Milton and its leaders are restless. Existing long range plans, some of which are already well under way, will eventually change the character, complexion, and image of the city, a
Pensacola Police surprised a Pace man Thursday morning who was in the process of holding up a CVS pharmacy on Ninth Avenue in Pensacola, say PPD. It happened just after 7:30 a.m. when Scott E.
It’s a call from the Caribbean you don’t want to get.
A new phone scam is sweeping the United States, and victims can be charged for just answering their phones, warn the Better Business Bureau (B
BOLO: If you have information regarding Joseph Warran McMillan, please call Santa Rosa Crime Stoppers at 437-STOP. A reward of up to $1,000 is being offered.
In the last year,
For one month, 21 Walmart stores in the Florida Panhandle participated in the first annual Defeat Hunger Bowl food drive, with food donations benefitting Bay Area Food Bank. Thanks to our comm
Santa Rosa Sheriff's Office arrested two men from Pace for burglary who were related to each other. Reports say Larry Lewis Powers, 19, of Pace and his uncle Cecil Lewis Powers, 41, of Pace we
The grand opening for the new Dr. O. K. Matthews Tennis Center at the Milton Community Center is February 28. A ribbon cutting ceremony will take place. The landscaping is in place
Pensacola, Florida– I-10 is now open for all vehicular traffic both east and westbound. Motorist should still use
caution in the area of bridges and overpasses. Florida Departmen
I10 Closure from CR191 to US331
Pensacola –Interstate 10 is currently closed between the 26mm (CR 191) Bagdad, and the 85mm (US 331) De
Funiak Springs due to patches of ice on the
FDOT Reminds Drivers to Use Caution While Driving in Fog
Chipley –Weather forecasts continue to project dense and patchy fog across Northwest Florida. The Florida Department of Tran
Two people are dead after a five-vehicle accident Tuesday night on the Blackwater Bridge portion of Interstate 10.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, four tractor-trailers and a van pulling
A recent study conducted by United Way shows Santa Rosa County residents currently have a 41% poverty rate. According to Kyle Holley, development director for United Way, the number comes from
With the recent winter's chill dipping normal winter temperatures below average, Gulf Power Corporate Communications manager Jeff Rogers says most of everyone's power bill will go up if they're usin
Kasey Jean Brown, 21, of Jay was taken to Sacred Heart Hospital on Wednesday after her car lost traction and fishtailed, spinning out of control, says Florida Highway Patrol. Her car,
A Pace man drove off of Milton Chevrolet’s car lot Saturday in a Grand Cherokee – right in front of employees – and took it home.
Sheriff’s deputies filed a report saying Kevin Padgett, 3