U.S. Highway 90

Downtown Milton among top concerns for Florida Trust

Downtown Milton among top concerns for Florida Trust

In 1877, William Keyser built a brick and mortar store along the shore of the Blackwater River in the heart of Milton. At the time Milton was a growing community, a mill town focused on the export of pine timber throughout the region and across the world. Keyser was leading the way in this growth […]

School district faces rising cost for Food World rehab

School district faces rising cost for Food World rehab

The cost to remodel an old grocery store to house Santa Rosa School District offices is more than $3 million higher than originally estimated. Despite the unexpected cost increase, the roughly $8.3 million project to turn an abandoned Food World on U.S. Highway 90 in Milton into administrative offices for several departments is still the […]

Berryhill Admin Complex on borrowed time

Berryhill Admin Complex on borrowed time

Relocating Santa Rosa County’s Exceptional Student Education (ESE) administrative offices will cost roughly $3.8 million according to documentation presented to the Santa Rosa County School Board Thursday, July 7. The board voted unanimously to approve the results of the survey which outlined the state of the selected property and the renovations needed to replace building […]

4 year old struck by car

4 year old struck by car

On Sunday evening March 13 at around 6 p.m., a 4 year old wandered away from the Simpson River fishing pier and into traffic in the westbound lanes of U.S. Highway 90. James Nance of Pace was traveling in the outside westbound lane and the 2007 Ford Explorer he was driving struck the child’s right […]