1. New rules for signs

    A new ordinance encourages lower signs in Milton in an effort to reduce unsightly intrusions. An ordinance recently passed by the Milton City Council allows “memorial” or “ground” signs to be larger than pole signs,…

  2. Milton Panthers start work on future gridiron success

    Milton football’s program is building a bright future and that future got underway this week with the annual strength and conditioning camp. Despite the start of the strength and conditioning camp registrations are still being…

  3. Bands on the Blackwater enjoys a second successful year

    Bands on the Blackwater closed out another successful season on June 28 with a performance by the Springs. Plans are currently being made for next year’s Bands on the Blackwater with even more excitement and…

  4. Ice Cream social for seniors a way to beat the heat

    Seniors from Milton and the surrounding areas are invited to get the scoop on senior activities offered for senior citizen on July 15. The Milton Community Center will be hosting an ice cream social sponsored…

  5. Riding Safely at Every Age

    By Ginny Hinton UF/IFAS Santa Rosa County Extension Service Dawson is a healthy, active 3-year-old whose mom makes sure he eats right, learns something new every day, and rides safely in the car.  Until a…

  6. Hens now can flock to Milton

    Chickens can come home to roost in Milton, thanks to a new ordinance making it easier for city residents to enjoy homegrown organic eggs. At the request of a Dogwood Street resident, the Milton City…

  7. HT-18 Gains Safety Center Recognition

    The Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) and the Commander Naval Safety Center presented the CNO Aviation Safety Award and ‘Grampaw Pettibone’ Media Award to Helicopter Training Squadron EIGHTEEN in recognition of their outstanding, multi-faceted safety…

  8. Stickers at NAS Whiting Field to end

    Long a standard sign of permission to enter military bases, vehicle stickers for the windshields of cars are soon to become a thing of the past for Naval Air Station Whiting Field. Commander Navy Installations…

  9. Girl’s basketball skills camp success

    The Milton Community Center had a strong turnout for its first ever Girl’s Basketball Camp. This free camp is open to girls in fourth through eighth grade with an emphasis on basic basketball skills such…

  10. Sailors Wear New Ranks

    Naval Air Station (NAS) Whiting Field recognized the achievements of soon-to-be-advanced Sailors during a frocking ceremony Friday, May 31.  More than 20 Sailors were all smiles as they were able to wear the new collar…