1. February events at your Santa Rosa County Library

    Special to MiltonLocal.com Love Your Library Month Love your Library Month is celebrated during February in libraries nationwide. This is a great time to recognize the important role libraries play in the cultural and economic…

  2. Family man Snow desires to make a difference in the city

    Watching the national presidential campaign last year made Jeff Snow consider running for Milton City Council last year. Now, duly elected, Snow said seeing the need also prompted him to engage in the election. “A…

  3. NAS Whiting Field rededicated auditorium; ceremony held January 17

    Special to MiltonLocal.com A naval aviator who trained, taught, and commanded a squadron in Northwest Florida has a building named after him. The ceremony took place at Naval Air Station Whiting Field, Jan. 17 at 10 a.m.…

  4. Cemetery benefit to help with more than just grave site maintenance

    The Milton Cemetery Board organized a memorable date night to celebrate Valentine’s Day, including an extraordinary meal in a historic dining car, strolling along in downtown Milton while listening to love stories and triumphs of local couples…in…

  5. Scratch Ankle: a history of Milton

    While the Milton area can trace its rich history back to 1559 when Don Tristan de Luna first explored Florida’s panhandle, the City of Milton was officially incorporated under the Florida Territorial Acts of 1844.

  6. Winterizing your home in Northwest Florida

    New residents to the city may not understand that although their address reads the state of Florida, temperatures can still drop below freezing during the winter. Consider performing a few of these maintenance tasks in order to…

  7. Mother and daughter team at Millie’s Antiques work to bring hospitality to the city

    Millie Hare said she enjoys coming to work everyday because she loves helping people feel welcome. “I was a hairdresser for 35 years. When I retired from the business it wasn’t long before I wanted to…

  8. Organizing the medicine cabinet; what to do with old meds?

    With the arrival of the new year, many are making lists to put their resolutions in order. For some, organizing their homes is a priority with the inclination of a productive beginning. Here’s some tips to help…

  9. Getting to know Milton City Councilman Casey Powell

    Casey Powell’s earliest memories include playing at Carpenter’s Park and visiting the Milton Fire Department. He said although he’d never considered himself a politician, running for office this year was his way of giving back…

  10. January events at your Santa Rosa County Library

    Special to MiltonLocal.com   Holiday Closures The library system will close Mon., Jan. 2 in observance of New Year’s Day and Mon., Jan. 16 in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day   New…