• Tips for choosing, trimming trees

    Springtime is a great time to plant a tree! We’ve compiled a list of tips on tree care excerpted from a study on managing urban forests prepared for the City of Milton.

  • Time Capsule at your Library

    What item reflects what is unique and important to Santa Rosa County? Santa Rosa County in conjunction with the Florida Department of State’s Division of Library and Information Services has launched the Santa Rosa County…

  • New Farmer’s Market opens in Milton

    Milton has been seeing several improvements with new businesses and older businesses getting new looks in recent months. Recently another first occurred as the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Milton took a huge step in…

  • Pensacola State turns back hands to Milton’s history

    When Milton was first incorporated back in 1844, its roots started with the lumber industry and the main artery of transportation – the Blackwater River. Those who worked in the lumber industry came up with…

  • A twisted ‘love story’ in the cemetery

    Numerous business leaders, educators, police officers and other community heroes are buried at Milton Benevolent Cemetery. They spent their lives improving Milton. But one gravestone holds a much darker story. Martha Seabrook Beck was born…

  • Cemetery is a vital part of the community

    It was 8:30 on a chilly Saturday morning, when many teenagers were home in bed. But more than 60 volunteers were busy raking, mowing and trimming Milton Benevolent Cemetery. The volunteers, mostly from Milton High…

  • Milton is on the move – marina, tourism, signage

    The city has made major improvements to River Run Marina on Blackwater River and has more upgrades in the works — additional boat slips, a dumping station and a fuel pump where boaters can fill…

  • Milton Community Center Recreation League Standings

    Standings as of Feb. 18, 2012 (Finals standings with first day of post season tourney’s) K-2 grade standings Team                                     W           L SLACK                                   8              0 SAMUELS                            6              2 WILLIAMS                           5              3 HOLLIS                                  4              4 ROBERTSON                       3             …

  • New tools to help revive two areas of Milton

    Imagine new homes and businesses blossoming in two neighborhoods now struggling with blight, unoccupied buildings and vacant lots.

  • Five football hopefuls get signing day blessings

    Every high school football player dreams of getting to sign a letter of intent to play college football on National Signing Day. Wednesday five young men from Santa Rosa County got to be a part…