CAMPUS KUDOS: Santa Rosa County students recognized

Friday, January 18, 2019

MILTON — Here are highlights involving area students:Students named to the Dean’s List at Ohio Christian University College of Adult and Graduate Studies for the Fall 2017 semester.Hannah Dozier of MiltonLea Green of MiltonTo be eligible for the Dean’s List, a student must achieve a semester GPA of 3.5 or better and be enrolled in at […]

Evelyn D. Davis (Rowell)

Friday, January 18, 2019

Evelyn D. Davis (Rowell) passed quietly in her home in Canon City, Colorado on 01/12/2019. She was preceded by her loving husband Richard D. Davis and 5 brothers, Bobby, Bill, Jim, Tom and Lloyd Rowell.  She is survived by her children Michelle an…

County to receive $500,000 parks grant

Friday, January 18, 2019

Pace and Bagdad parks to receive improvements through state grants

Emerald Coast Krewe of Airship Pirates to host Milton Mardi Gras parade

Friday, January 18, 2019

MILTON — The city of Milton will once again be able to locally Mardi Gras with a parade on Feb. 16 thanks to the Emerald Coast Krewe of Airship Pirates.The krewe — the term for a social club that sponsors Mardi Gras events and takes part in the parades — was founded in October of 2017 with only 16 members and has grown to 44. According to www.kreweofairshippirates.com/, the krewe’s desire is to have a, “less […]

(VIDEO) Daddios Tire Shop is offering free flat tire service to government employees

Friday, January 18, 2019

MILTON — Adrian Lopez is the owner of Daddios Tire Shop. He is doing what he can to help government workers during the shutdown by offering free flat tire services.

Mastadon bones excavated from Wakulla Springs

Thursday, January 17, 2019

WAKULLA — For about a week, scientists with Aucilla Research Institute have been undertaking an excavation of mammoth proportions at Wakulla Springs State Park.Well, more accurately, mastodon-proportions.Mastodon bones were first discovered in the Wakulla Springs in 1850, and scientists have been researching them for over 150 years. Many of them are concentrated in an area called the Bone Cave. This most recent excavation site is just beyond the boundary of the […]

Mastadon bones beings excavated from Wakulla Springs

Thursday, January 17, 2019

WAKULLA — For about a week, scientists with Aucilla Research Institute have been undertaking an excavation of mammoth proportions at Wakulla Springs State Park.Well, more accurately, mastodon-proportions.Mastodon bones were first discovered in the Wakulla Springs in 1850 and scientists have been researching them for over 150 years. Many of them are concentrated in an area called the Bone Cave. This most recent excavation site is just beyond the boundary of the […]

‘To Catch a Predator’ host Chris Hansen arrested, charged with passing bad checks

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Former NBC News correspondent Chris Hansen, whose “To Catch a Predator” reports caught countless men soliciting minors for sex, was arrested this week in Connecticut for allegedly passing bad checks.The Stamford, Conn., Police Department says Hansen ow…

Gaetz again introduces Medical Cannabis Research Act

Thursday, January 17, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. — For the second year in a row, Congressman Matt Gaetz has introduced a bill to benefit research into the medical benefits of cannabis.According to a press release from Gaetz’s office, the congressman is sponsoring the Medical Cannabis Research Act of 2019.Similar to the bill from last year, the Medical Cannabis Research Act of 2019 would increase the number of available licenses for research institutions and give those institutions, such as universities, […]

(VIDEO) SRSO swearing in ceremony for new deputies

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

MILTON — Santa Rosa County Sheriff Bob Johnson performs the swearing in ceremony for seven new deputies.