1. NAS Whiting Field continues initiatives to protect base mission

    Special to miltonlocal.com Naval Air Station Whiting Field secured an easement to help protect the training mission of the installation Wednesday, June 21. The contract provides for an easement over 163 acres of undeveloped property…

  2. DeKraai turns over command of HT-28 to Dulin

    Special to miltonlocal.com Helicopter Training Squadron TWENTY-EIGHT observed a time-honored Navy tradition Friday, June 9 as the Commanding Officer of the unit passed command to another officer in the Naval Air Station Whiting Field Atrium…

  3. Council passes concept plan for Summer Towne

    At the June Milton City Council meeting, the council passed a resolution for the Summer Towne Project, a $25 million development. Milton Planning Director Randy Jorgenson said the tremendous growth of Santa Rosa County, since the year 2000…

  4. VT-3 earns prestigious Ellyson Award for aviation training

    Special to miltonlocal.com Training Squadron THREE at Naval Air Station Whiting Field recently earned recognition as the top primary training squadron in the Navy for fiscal year 2016. The Chief of Naval Air Training (CNATRA)…

  5. Use caution in areas prone to flash flooding within the city

    With hurricane season amongst us and the month of June bringing plenty of rain to Milton and surrounding areas, it is important to stay prepared should flash flooding become a problem. Reports from Northwest Florida…

  6. Safekeeping from heat stroke/exhaustion imperative in summer for seniors

    Special to MiltonLocal.com It’s that time of year again in the beloved Sunshine State – the sun is setting later, the temperatures are rising, and the humidity is becoming almost stifling. While many residents and…

  7. Speed limit on Berryhill Road to be strictly enforced

    The residential area of Berryhill Road between Dogwood and Stewart Street in Milton is a concern for Milton Police Chief Tony Tindell. He said the city is using proactive measures to contain the speed of drivers using the…

  8. Online Bill Pay and electronic billing available at city website

    Milton City Clerk Dewitt Nobles wants Milton residents to be aware of online bill pay and electronic billing options on the city’s website http://miltonfl.org/. “It’s easily accessible and convenient,” said Nobles, “but more residents need…

  9. Cool tips for helping seniors beat the heat

    Special to MiltonLocal.com Summer is almost here and temperatures are beginning to rise. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more people die from heat waves each year than from hurricanes, lightning, tornadoes,…

  10. Blue Wahoos to bring baseball camp to military kids

    For the third year in a row, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos will showcase their support for area service members with a baseball camp for military families, Saturday, May 20 at Naval Air Station Whiting Field.…