• 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…

  • A Plan for Riverfront’s Future

    As the City of Milton’s population increases, the importance of protecting the natural beauty of the area becomes ever more important. It’s practically impossible to ignore the natural beauty encompassing the City of Milton. The…

  • History in your own backyard

    Explore all of the facets of Santa Rosa’s rich history at a series of events ranging from lectures and tours to live demonstrations, reenactments of past events and hands-on family activities.