• Delays at some intersections caused by DOT adjustment

    Drivers in Milton might have experienced some recent delays when approaching Highway 90 at three traffic lights downtown. The reason for this delay has been caused by the Florida Department of Transportation. “The Department of…

  • NFIP Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act

    It’s known as the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act. If it’s not halted or dramatically amended in the next few months, it will be known in flood-prone areas of the country by profanity-laced labels. The…

  • Milton Players of the Week

    Here is a small feature the Milton Community Center is doing to feature some of the cheerleaders and football players who are participating in this year’s program by playing and cheering on the Panthers. This…

  • Changing your health one day at a time

    Santa Rosa Medical Center will host an additional Dinner with the Doc educational program on Oct. 28 at 6 p.m. Due to an overwhelming response for their last seminar, Dr. Mark Elder, a family medicine…

  • Milton’s notable and notorious ghosts come to life this weekend

    The ghosts and spirits that made up Santa Rosa County’s and Milton’s history will come back to life this weekend. The Santa Rosa Historical Society will host its annual Downtown Ghost Walk tour through Milton’s historical district…

  • Santa Rosa County offers prescription discount card

    Last week Santa Rosa County launched a new program to help county residents deal with the high cost of prescription medications. Through a partnership with the National Association of Counties, the program provides area residents…

  • Santa Rosa Master Gardner Training

    If you have ever considered becoming a Master Gardener, now is the time! Master Gardeners are dedicated individuals who train in horticulture under extension faculty and then serve as volunteers in the community spreading research…

  • Strike Fighter Squadron 101 to host F-35C rollout ceremony

    The Navy’s first F-35C Lightning II carrier variant aircraft squadron, the ―Grim Reapers‖ of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 101, will host a rollout ceremony for their new aircraft at the squadron’s home at Eglin Air Force Base,…

  • Panhandle Writers celebrate 10 years and is coming to Milton

    Panhandle Writers Group held its 10th anniversary celebration on Aug. 30. The group’s purpose is to encourage, critique, and advise writers. Rick Ready spoke to the twenty-four attending on writing and gave his five overused…

  • Pavelko assumes command of HT-28

    Following 15 months at the helm, Cmdr. Christopher Pesile turned over command of Helicopter Training Squadron TWENTY-EIGHT over to Lt. Col. Jeff Pavelko on Sept. 20 in a 10 a.m. ceremony at Naval Air Station…