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Nov 20, 2022

Milton woman arrested in stabbing

The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office arrested Monique Marie Garner, 32, of Milton, Saturday night in connection with the stabbing of a Pace woman earlier in the day.

Nov 19, 2022

Creek Fest celebrates native culture

The Santa Rosa Band of the Lower Muscogee celebrated Native American culture Saturday with Creek Fest, a gathering of artists, craftsmen, dancers, storytellers and vendors from various indigenous cultures sharing their skills and selling their wares at the band’s festival ground west of Milton on Willard Norris Road.

Nov 18, 2022

Farrow wins Milton Ward 2 seat by two votes

Newcomer Marilyn Farrow led former Milton Mayor Wesley Meiss by two votes after the Santa Rosa County Canvassing Board counted overseas ballots Friday, sealing her victory in the Milton City Council Ward 2, Seat 1 race.

Nov 18, 2022

Teens killed in separate traffic accidents

The Florida Highway Patrol responded to two fatal automobile accidents Thursday morning in the Pace area. Neither victim was wearing a seatbelt.

Nov 17, 2022

State legislators to hold public hearing

Members of Santa Rosa County’s state legislative delegation will hold a public hearing from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6, at the Gulf Breeze Community Center, 800 Shoreline Drive in Gulf Breeze.

Nov 16, 2022

Santa Rosa Animal Services offers Home for the Pawlidays short term foster program

This Thanksgiving, Santa Rosa County Animal Services (SRCAS) is offering residents an opportunity to foster a pet through a short term foster program. Home for the Pawlidays, the name of the foster program, will last for the week during Thanksgiving. On Tues., Nov. 22 or Wed., Nov. 23 from 1 to 4 p.m., foster parents can pick up a pet from SRCAS and foster them through the holiday and drop them off Mon., Nov. 28 from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Nov 16, 2022

One firm responds to bid for U.S. 90 widening alternatives study

City of Milton staff will ask the city council how to proceed after receiving just one response to a request for proposals to find alternatives to widening U.S. Highway 90 through historic downtown Milton. The matter is included as an agenda item for the council’s committee meeting, which meets at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at City Hall, 6738 Dixon St.

Nov 16, 2022

Jorgenson will ask to seek WWTP project manager ‘by another means’

Milton City Manager Randy Jorgenson is expected to ask the city council to allow him to find a wastewater treatment plant project manager after the city’s request for proposals (RFP) received no response.

Nov 16, 2022

Residents hear WWTP concerns

About 100 Milton-area residents attended a workshop Tuesday at the Santa Rosa County Auditorium to learn about possible threats to the Blackwater River from the city’s proposed new wastewater treatment facility.

Nov 14, 2022

Groups to hold Blackwater River workshop

Milton’s Concerned Citizens and Save the Blackwater River! are conducting a public workshop to discuss the proposed location of the city’s new wastewater treatment plant. The public is welcome to attend the meeting, scheduled from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Santa Rosa County Auditorium, 4530 Spikes Way, Milton.


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