1. NAS Whiting Field selects Sailors of the Quarter

    Special to MiltonLocal.com Naval Air Station Whiting Field recently selected the Sailor of the Quarter, Junior Sailor of the Quarter and Blue Jacket of the Quarter for the third quarter of Fiscal Year of 2017.…

  2. Bands on the Blackwater’s Fall 2017 Line-Up released

    Bands on the Blackwater Schedule Fall Schedule Sept. 8 – Bay Bridge Band – Spanning the generations of music from the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s; the Bay Bridge Band features a full horn section, as…

  3. City meetings are live streamed at miltonfl.org

    Milton City Council meetings are available for live streaming at miltonfl.org. City Manager Brian Watkins said the website will hold up to 6 past meetings to watch online. Anything older than two months will need…

  4. Customer service a first priority at Milton Carpet Center

    Ashley Preston, manager of Milton Carpet Center (MCC) takes her job seriously. She said she has a vested interest. Her boss, Lamar Evers, happens to be her dad. “It’s a family business. My dad began…

  5. Milton Poet Laureate sets meeting calendar

    Milton’s new Poet Laureate Marc Livanos has never studied either classic or modern poetry but sees an opportunity to touch the lives of Milton’s students by teaching them the value of prose. “I began writing poetry…

  6. Brew Angels Café is ready to serve

    Located at 6821 Caroline St, Milton, inside the Old Post Office is Brew Angels Café, an old world pub and soon to be brewery. Owner Sean McCool said he is finally seeing his dream come…

  7. 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…

  8. 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…

  9. 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…

  10. 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)…