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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa sticker shockNAVARRE — One thing was made clear at Monday's Santa Rosa County Commissioner's
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
NAVARRE — One thing was made clear at Monday's Santa Rosa County Commissioner's meeting: Residents like the proposed master plan to improve Navarre Park. They just don't know how to pay for it. The meeting started with public comments, most of... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Social media leads to ice cream truck's recoveryled to the discovery of the ice cream truck. "We are happy to say leads from s
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
led to the discovery of the ice cream truck. "We are happy to say leads from social media sparked the truck's recovery in Santa Rosa county Sunday," the OCSO said in a post. According to Stadther, a friend of a friend saw the post on social media... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Santa Rosa sticker shockNAVARRE — One thing was made clear at Monday's Santa Rosa County Commissioner's
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
NAVARRE — One thing was made clear at Monday's Santa Rosa County Commissioner's meeting: Residents like the proposed master plan to improve Navarre Park. They just don't know how to pay for it. The meeting started with public comments, most of... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa animal sheltering class scheduled— Interested in helping pets and people during disasters? The Florida State Ani
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
— Interested in helping pets and people during disasters? The Florida State Animal Response Coalition and Santa Rosa County Emergency Management are offering an Awareness Level Small Animal Sheltering class. The session is 8 a.m.... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Thoughts on Santa Rosa's sex ed programshare with all. So glad to have raised ladies who know the order in how to do
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
share with all. So glad to have raised ladies who know the order in how to do things in life. Elyse Winters We welcome Santa Rosa County residents’ comments on local issues. Call 623-5887 to “Speak Out," share your thoughts on... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa Community Briefsfor more information. FreedomWorks member, media critic to address Santa Rosa
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
for more information. FreedomWorks member, media critic to address Santa Rosa Republicans NAVARRE — The Santa Rosa County Republican Executive Committee Lincoln Day Dinner will take place 4 p.m. Sept. 30 at the Creekside Southern... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa sheriff's arrests: Sept. 22-25The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office provided these felony arrest reports for
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 13 hours ago
The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office provided these felony arrest reports for Sept. 22-25. Defendants are innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. Shayna Christine Ammons, 29, Milton, drug possession, destroying evidence Ian Kelly... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa County library eventsMILTON — These library events are scheduled throughout Santa Rosa County. UPCO
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
MILTON — These library events are scheduled throughout Santa Rosa County. UPCOMING PRESCHOOL STORYTIME: through Dec. 8 as follows. 11-11:30 a.m. on Mondays at the Jay Library 11-11:30 a.m. on Tuesdays at the Navarre Library 11:15-11:45 a.m. on... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
What's Happening in Santa Rosa CountyMILTON — Upcoming Santa Rosa County events and activities are as follows. NONP
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
MILTON — Upcoming Santa Rosa County events and activities are as follows. NONPROFIT OFFERS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION: Invictus Knowledge Institute opens its doors to students for the first time on Sept. 25. New to the Pensacola community,... Read more
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Al.com
Cool conclusion: Owner finds stolen ice-cream trucktake the law into his own hands, he said: The minute he got a good look at the
Al.com / Posted yesterday
take the law into his own hands, he said: The minute he got a good look at the truck from a side street, "I called 911." Santa Rosa county deputies responded. Photos provided by Stadther showed that most if not all of the decorations identifying... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Historic home torn down; wood reclaimed for furnitureThe structure once stood behind the Santa Rosa County Courthouse and faced relo
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
The structure once stood behind the Santa Rosa County Courthouse and faced relocation or demolition while the county mulled possible courthouse expansion. In 2003, resident Christine Walsh decided to purchase the home from Santa Rosa County after the... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Historic Milton home torn down, wood reclaimed for furniturein 1871. The home remained in Mason’s family until the county purchased it in 1
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
in 1871. The home remained in Mason’s family until the county purchased it in 1994. The structure once stood behind the Santa Rosa County Courthouse and faced relocation or demolition while the county mulled possible courthouse expansion. In... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
11 adoptable pets in Santa Rosa CountyAlicia Adams Santa Rosa Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG Editor’s Note: Each wee
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Alicia Adams Santa Rosa Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG Editor’s Note: Each week, Santa Rosa County Animal Services and the Press Gazette share photos and descriptions of several animals in need of immediate adoption. If you are interested in... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
TIP volunteers help when tragedy strikesa huge relief for emergency responders and hospital personnel who are often too
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
a huge relief for emergency responders and hospital personnel who are often too busy to attend to survivors.” According to Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Sgt. Rich Aloy, the Sheriff’s Office frequently uses TIP’s services. “They are a very important... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa sheriff's arrests: Sept. 19-21The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office provided these felony arrest reports for
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office provided these felony arrest reports for Sept. 19-21. Defendants are innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. William Edward Andrews, 50, Pace, probation violation Amber Leann Caldwell, 32, Jay,... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Marijuana possession, state lands destruction among Fish and Wildlife incidentscontributor MILTON — The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission fil
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
contributor MILTON — The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission filed these cases between Sept. 1 and 14 in Santa Rosa County: Officer Mullins received a call of a derelict vessel in the Peterson Point area. Mullins identified and... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa County recognizes local business' achievementsLITTLE Santa Rosa Press Gazette @AaronL_SRPG MILTON — Seven local businesses o
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
LITTLE Santa Rosa Press Gazette @AaronL_SRPG MILTON — Seven local businesses on Sept. 19 received recognition at the Santa Rosa County 2017 Industry Appreciation event in the county auditorium. Awards included those for 10- and 20-year... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa County Farm Tour returns in OctoberBy Press Gazette contributor MILTON —The 51st Annual Santa Rosa County Farm To
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
By Press Gazette contributor MILTON —The 51st Annual Santa Rosa County Farm Tour will be held Tuesday, Oct. 24, beginning at the Santa Rosa County Extension office located at 6263 Dogwood Drive in Milton. The longest-standing agriculture and... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
CAMPUS KUDOS: Santa Rosa students recognizedgrade point average. The University of Alabama awarded approximately 1,300 deg
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
grade point average. The University of Alabama awarded approximately 1,300 degrees during summer commencement Aug. 5. Santa Rosa County graduates included Luis Flores of Milton, Doctor of Philosophy; Chelsie A. Godwin, Milton, BS in Human... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Gulf Power lineman recognized for saving lives in Gulf Breezeis now a major in the Air Force Reserve. “It’s second nature.” That training k
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
is now a major in the Air Force Reserve. “It’s second nature.” That training kicked in when he was returning to his South Santa Rosa County home, traveling east on U.S. 98 through Gulf Islands National Seashore’s Naval Life Oaks, where he... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Santa Rosa to implement sex educationAlicia Adams Santa Rosa Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG MILTON — the Santa Rosa
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Alicia Adams Santa Rosa Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG MILTON — the Santa Rosa County School District has entered an agreement with the Pregnancy Resource Center in Milton to provide sex education to high school students. “Our agreement with the... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Volunteers assist Santa Rosa County when tragedy strikes100%; height: 100%; } Editor’s Note: This continues our Celebrate Community se
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
100%; height: 100%; } Editor’s Note: This continues our Celebrate Community series on nonprofit organizations that improve Santa Rosa County residents’ quality of life. MILTON — Trauma Intervention Programs Inc. is a national nonprofit... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa County School District to implement sex educationAlicia Adams Santa Rosa Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG MILTON — the Santa Rosa
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Alicia Adams Santa Rosa Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG MILTON — the Santa Rosa County School District has entered an agreement with the Pregnancy Resource Center in Milton to provide sex education to high school students. “Our agreement with the... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
More college graduates face underemploymentsome majors don’t lead to careers in the same field or earning a $100,000 salar
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
some majors don’t lead to careers in the same field or earning a $100,000 salary, the degree is still worth pursuing, Santa Rosa County Economic Development Director Shannon Ogletree says. “At least going to college shows you’re trainable …... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
An end to the eyesore?the brick home at 7315 Gulf Boulevard. The home has sat vacant since 2004 after
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
the brick home at 7315 Gulf Boulevard. The home has sat vacant since 2004 after it was damaged by Hurricane Ivan. In June, Santa Rosa County Attorney Roy Andrews sent a letter to homeowners Gary and Staci Turner of Parker, Colorado, to let them... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
An end to the eyesore?the brick home at 7315 Gulf Boulevard. The home has sat vacant since 2004 after
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
the brick home at 7315 Gulf Boulevard. The home has sat vacant since 2004 after it was damaged by Hurricane Ivan. In June, Santa Rosa County Attorney Roy Andrews sent a letter to homeowners Gary and Staci Turner of Parker, Colorado, to let them... Read more
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The Columbian
Ridgefield Main Street hires first executive directorneeds. Lamoureaux has experience working with businesses, as she used to serve
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
needs. Lamoureaux has experience working with businesses, as she used to serve as director of the chamber of commerce in Santa Rosa County, Fla. She currently works part-time as a lifeguard and swim instructor at the Clark County Family YMCA,... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa sheriff's arrests: Sept. 12-18The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office provided these felony arrest reports for
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office provided these felony arrest reports for Sept. 12-18. Defendants are innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. Lucas Scott Beaty, 28, Pace, fleeing police, destroying evidence Britany Jo-Lana Bolks,... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
What's Happening in Santa Rosa CountyMILTON — Upcoming Santa Rosa County events and activities are as follows. BOYS
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
MILTON — Upcoming Santa Rosa County events and activities are as follows. BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF THE EMERALD COAST’S 4TH ANNUAL STEAK & STAKE FUNDRAISING DINNER: Six-time Olympic medalist Jackie Joyner-Kersee will serve as the guest speaker for the... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa County traffic changes scheduledBy Press Gazette contributor Santa Rosa County drivers will encounter these tr
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
By Press Gazette contributor Santa Rosa County drivers will encounter these traffic variations on state roads: Intermittent and alternating lane closures on U.S. Highway 98 at the intersections of Bal Alex Avenue and El Rito Street from 8 p.m. to... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Expert: State unemployment numbers nearing historic lowssaid. “There’s always two sides to a story, but if you had to choose I would de
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
said. “There’s always two sides to a story, but if you had to choose I would definitely choose the low unemployment.” Santa Rosa County was also below the state average at 3.9 percent, an improvement from July’s rate of 4.2 percent. Hendry... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
7 adoptable pets in Santa Rosa CountyAlicia Adams Santa Rosa Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG Each week, Santa Rosa C
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Alicia Adams Santa Rosa Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG Each week, Santa Rosa County Animal Services and the Press Gazette share photos and descriptions of several animals in need of immediate adoption. If you are interested in adopting one of them,... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Investigator: OCSD exonerated Stillions on false pretenseswhether union guidelines would ever apply in a child abuse investigation. Matt
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
whether union guidelines would ever apply in a child abuse investigation. Matthew Hargraves, general counsel for the Santa Rosa County Professional Educators (SRCPE) union, said Friday he was only vaguely aware of the Okaloosa County... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Routine traffic stop results in major narcotics bustMILTON — After Santa Rosa County sheriff's deputies pulled over a white Chevrol
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
MILTON — After Santa Rosa County sheriff's deputies pulled over a white Chevrolet truck driven by Zachary Frick for speeding near the intersection of Datura and Hunter streets Friday morning, they noticed the pungent odor of marijuana coming from the... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Santa Rosa library system receives state grant, eyes expansionAlicia Adams Santa Rosa Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG The Santa Rosa County L
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Alicia Adams Santa Rosa Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG The Santa Rosa County Library System has again received a State Aid to Libraries grant through the Florida Division of Library and Information Services. According to an agreement between Santa... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Routine traffic stop results in major narcotics bustMILTON — After Santa Rosa County sheriff's deputies pulled over a white Chevrol
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
MILTON — After Santa Rosa County sheriff's deputies pulled over a white Chevrolet truck driven by Zachary Frick for speeding near the intersection of Datura and Hunter streets Friday morning, they noticed the pungent odor of marijuana coming from the... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Officials get details of master plan for Navarre Parkand infrastructure improvements, parking expansion and a new butterfly vivarium
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
and infrastructure improvements, parking expansion and a new butterfly vivarium and learning center. At Thursday's Santa Rosa County Commission meeting, Genesis engineering firm presented its master site plan for the popular park, which... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Milton traffic stop leads to narcotics arrestBy Press Gazette contributor MILTON — On Sept. 15, Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
By Press Gazette contributor MILTON — On Sept. 15, Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office deputies conducted a traffic stop on a white truck near the intersection of Datura Street and Hunter Street in Milton. The vehicle reportedly was stopped for... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Waiting for the big onethe United States Census Bureau. Okaloosa County has grown by nearly 10 percent
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
the United States Census Bureau. Okaloosa County has grown by nearly 10 percent, Walton County has grown by 28 percent and Santa Rosa County has grown by 17 percent. Officials fear the more crowded coasts could be disastrous if hurricane-force... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa Kids' House gathers team to address human traffickingslavery,” Florida statute 787.06 says. “Victims of human trafficking are young
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
slavery,” Florida statute 787.06 says. “Victims of human trafficking are young children, teenagers, and adults.” In Santa Rosa County, this tends to take a specific form, according to SRKH Executive Director Keith Ann Campbell: a parent... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa commissioners OK land purchase for courthouseand Don Salter voted in favor of buying the land, but Commissioners Rob William
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
and Don Salter voted in favor of buying the land, but Commissioners Rob Williamson and Lane Lynchard opposed the motion. Santa Rosa County officials have discussed replacement of the current courthouse, located in downtown Milton, for... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Officials get details of master plan for Navarre Parkand infrastructure improvements, parking expansion and a new butterfly vivarium
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
and infrastructure improvements, parking expansion and a new butterfly vivarium and learning center. At Thursday's Santa Rosa County Commission meeting, Genesis engineering firm presented its master site plan for the popular park, which... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Officials get details of master plan for Navarre Parkand infrastructure improvements, parking expansion and a new butterfly vivarium
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
and infrastructure improvements, parking expansion and a new butterfly vivarium and learning center. At Thursday's Santa Rosa County Commission meeting, Genesis engineering firm presented its master site plan for the popular park, which... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
POLICE ALERT: Phone scam reported in Santa Rosa CountySANTA ROSA BEACH - The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office has received several
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
SANTA ROSA BEACH - The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office has received several reports about a telephone scam. This is how this scam works: A call is made by an individual - the scammer - who says he is a deputy with the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
POLICE ALERT: Phone scam reported in Santa Rosa CountySANTA ROSA BEACH - The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office has received several
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
SANTA ROSA BEACH - The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office has received several reports about a telephone scam. This is how this scam works: A call is made by an individual - the scammer - who says he is a deputy with the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
POLICE ALERT: Phone scam reported in Santa Rosa CountySANTA ROSA BEACH - The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office has received several
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
SANTA ROSA BEACH - The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office has received several reports about a telephone scam. This is how this scam works: A call is made by an individual - the scammer - who says he is a deputy with the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Keep Santa Rosa Beautiful serves community for 34 yearspast 34 years, the organization Keep Santa Rosa Beautiful has been conducting p
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
past 34 years, the organization Keep Santa Rosa Beautiful has been conducting projects to increase the quality of life in Santa Rosa County and beyond. KSRB began in 1983 as The Milton Clean Community System. The organization started recruiting... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa library system receives state grant, eyes expansionAlicia Adams Santa Rosa Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG The Santa Rosa County L
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Alicia Adams Santa Rosa Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG The Santa Rosa County Library System annually applies for and receives the State Aid to Libraries grant through the Florida Division of Library and Information Services, and is again eligible to... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
9 adoptable pets in Santa Rosa County (INCLUDES 2 SIBLINGS)Alicia Adams Santa Rosa Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG Editor’s Note: Each wee
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Alicia Adams Santa Rosa Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG Editor’s Note: Each week, Santa Rosa County Animal Services and the Press Gazette share photos and descriptions of several animals in need of immediate adoption. If you are interested in... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa sheriff's arrests: Sept. 8-11The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office provided these felony arrest reports for
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office provided these felony arrest reports for Sept. 8-11. Defendants are innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. Dejanae Alexus Barnes, 23, no address given, marijuana possession Luke Allen Brown, 30,... Read more
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