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High School Graduations 2019  Destin Log

It's time to play "Pomp and Circumstance," and watch the square hats fly — high school graduation season has arrived in Northwest Florida. Here is a list of local ...



June D'Errico  Villages-News

June D'Errico, 63, of The Villages, passed away March 27, 2019, peacefully in the middle of the night. She was born to the late Philip and Betty Catania, Jun.



Jay teacher becomes U.S. citizen  Santa Rosa Press Gazette

JAY — The U.S. is one citizen richer following a naturalization ceremony for Jay High School teacher Stacey Collins. The native of England took her Oath of ...



13-year-old student arrested following bomb threat at Jay High School  WKRG News 5

A 13-year-old student is in custody after sending a text message threatening to bomb Jay High School Tuesday.



Jay football moves past breakthrough season, ready for more  Pensacola News Journal

Jay football puts breakthrough season in review mirror, focuses on adding to success this year.



Congressman Matt Gaetz to visit Jay, Century  Santa Rosa Press Gazette

JAY — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) will hold a series of events for "Open Gaetz Day" Feb. 21 in Jay and Century. Details for the events are below:TIME: 11 ...



Jay High Freshman Charged With The Attempted Murder Of His Father  NorthEscambia.com

A Jay High School freshman has been charged with attempted murder after shooting his father Sunday morning. Jackson Shane Baxley, 15, was charged with ...



Charges upgraded for Jay baseball coach accused of inappropriately touching students  Pensacola News Journal

The state has upgraded charges against a Jay High School teacher and baseball coach after investigators uncovered more information about the allegations ...



Former Jay Baseball Coach Sentenced To Probation On Battery Charge  NorthEscambia.com

A former Jay High School baseball coach charged with lewd and lascivious molestation an 2017 has been sentenced to probation. Brian Joseph Moye was ...



Charges Upgraded Against Former Jay Baseball Coach Accused Of Inappropriately Touching Students  NorthEscambia.com

The State Attorney's Office said Thursday that charges have been upgraded against the former head baseball coach at Jay High School accused of allegedly ...



Former Jay baseball coach gets probation for battery  WEAR

A former Jay High School head baseball coach has been sentenced to one year of probation. Brian Moye was arrested in 2017 on three counts of sexual battery.



Jay HS teacher becomes U.S. citizen  The Northwest Florida Daily News

JAY — The United States is one citizen richer following a naturalization ceremony for Jay High School teacher Stacey Collins.The native of England recently ...



Santa Rosa schools increasing security  Santa Rosa Press Gazette

MILTON — The Santa Rosa County School District has been increasing security measures since the recent rise in shootings in surrounding public places in the ...



Santa Rosa County students win $1,000 ethics scholarships  Santa Rosa Press Gazette

PENSACOLA — Two Santa Rosa County students received the 2018 BBB Student Ethics Scholarships from the Better Business Bureau's BBB Foundation: Jay ...



Jay baseball coach accused of inappropriately touching students  WEAR

The head baseball coach at Jay High School is accused of sexual battery on multiple teen students.According to the arrest report, Brian Joseph Moye was ...



Whats Happening in Santa Rosa County  Santa Rosa Press Gazette

MILTON — Upcoming Santa Rosa County events and activities are as follows. ANNOUNCEMENTSVETERANS DAY PARADE: MILTON — Any organizations ...



Jay High class graduates with $1.7 million in financial aid  Santa Rosa Press Gazette

JAY — Friends and family filled the Jay High School gymnasium to support the 2017 graduating seniors.Here are some facts about Jay's graduates: The class of ...



Tate, Jay Cheerleaders Earn Bids To National Competition  NorthEscambia.com

The Tate High School varsity cheerleaders placed first this recently among small varsity coed teams at the Northwest Florida Universal Cheerleaders ...



Congressman Matt Gaetz To Hold 'Open Gaetz Day' Events In Century And Jay  NorthEscambia.com

The day will conclude with a 6 p.m. public town hall at the Linda Carden Community Center at 5259 Booker Lane in Jay. Earlier in the day, he will visit Jay High ...



Santa Rosa County schools to offer three new high school academies  Santa Rosa Press Gazette

MILTON — Santa Rosa District Schools announce the opening of three new career academy options available to students this fall.Jay High School will open a ...



FCA Challenger Awards Presented To Area Football Players  NorthEscambia.com

Area football players were honored this week at the 50th Annual Fellowship of Christian Athletes' Challenger Award Banquet. One Challenger Award is ...



Northview, Jay, Central Students Picked For Washington Youth Tour  NorthEscambia.com

Keaton Brown of Northview High School, Hannah Morris of Jay High School and Kylie Schwarz of Central High School have been name winners of the ...



Jay Weightlifters Advance To Regionals  NorthEscambia.com

Royals earning advancement at last week's district meet at Baker, along with their weight class and district rank, were: Carsen Arrant — 119 lb.class, 2nd



Jay looks to roar back in 2017  Santa Rosa Press Gazette

JAY — For Coach Melvin Kersey and company, last year was a rough one when Jay's Royals posted a 1-9 mark.Now Kersey and his charges are looking ...



Two Jay High School Teachers Arrested For Having Sex With Minors  NorthEscambia.com

Two female Jay High School teachers were arrested Thursday on charges that they had sex in their homes with teenage boys in 2007. Ashley Elenea Burkett, 31 ...



Jay woman arrested twice for sex crimes  Pensacola News Journal

Kimberly Ann Seevers has been arrested for an alleged sexual relationship with a juvenile.



PNJ Fall All-Area: Jay's Sarah Edwards develops into a breakthrough golfer  Pensacola News Journal

Jay High's Sarah Edwards made school history, broadened awareness after sensational golf season.



Seevers to serve 38 months for having sex with teen boy  The Northwest Florida Daily News

MILTON – Circuit Court Judge Russ Goodman made it clear Tuesday in sentencing Kimberly Seevers to 38 months in prison for sexual battery and contributing ...



Jay High FFA Recognized At State Convention  NorthEscambia.com

The Jay High School FFA Chapter was recognized for several accomplishments during this week's Florida FFA State Convention in Orlando. Amanda Hachtel ...



Jay Royal becomes naval aviator, headed to Japan  Santa Rosa Press Gazette

MILTON — Lt. j.g. Payden Roberts of Jay, formerly of Milton, earned his Wings of Gold onboard Naval Air Station Whiting Field in a ceremony on April 27.Roberts ...



'We just can’t keep waiting': Jackson County students return Monday  Tallahassee.com

MARIANNA – Blue tarps cover some of the businesses and homes in Jackson County. Buildings stand with their walls ripped out. Trees and wires still lie across ...



Woman accused of sexually battering teens served injunction  Santa Rosa Press Gazette

One of the teens who claims to have been sexually battered by Kimberly Seevers has requested that the 45-year-old Jay woman be ordered to stay off the ...



Introducing the 2018 PNJ Super Seniors  Pensacola News Journal

There can only be 13 ... meet the Pensacola News Journal's Super Seniors for 2018.



Former Jay Teachers Jailed For Sex With Students Released From Prison  NorthEscambia.com

Two former Jay High School teachers sentenced to prison time for having sex with students are now free. Ashley Elenea Burkett, 33, and April Burford Watson, ...



Sunday Morning Fire Damages Church, Fire Marshal Investigating Cause  NorthEscambia.com

About 8 a.m., a passerby noticed smoke coming from the eaves of the Concord Primitive Baptist Church on Highway 89 about two miles south of Jay High ...



13-year-old Charged With Attempted Murder By Arson  NorthEscambia.com

A young teen has been charged with attempted murder following a fire Saturday near Jay. The Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office responded to a fire on Stafford ...



Jay Girls Weightlifting Team Advances To Regionals  NorthEscambia.com

Alexa Pabo placed sixth in the 110 division, Hailey Grenier placed sixth in the 139 division, Haylee Watson was the District 1 Champion in the 139 division, ...



ERC Youth Football Playoffs Begin Saturday (With Brackets)  NorthEscambia.com

Playoffs begin Saturday for the Escambia River Conference youth football league. Brackets are below. The NWE Freshmen (ages 5-6) enter the playoffs as the ...



Facebook Reaction To TV Report: Proud To Say I Live In Jay  NorthEscambia.com

Following a murder in nearby Berrydale and subsequent media reports that painted a potentially racist picture of Jay, a group of Jay residents have formed a ...



Northview, Jay FFA Students Attend 'Ag On The Hill' In Tallahassee  NorthEscambia.com

Northview and Jay High School FFA students attended the annual Ag on the Hill week this week in Tallahassee. Students were welcomed to the event by the ...



Seevers wont face trial on second sexual battery charge  Santa Rosa Press Gazette

Already serving 38 months for sexual battery on a high school student, Jay resident Kimberly Seevers will not face trial in a second case.The decision to drop a ...



Victims Identified In Jay Murder Suicide  NorthEscambia.com

The Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office has released the names of two people involved in an apparent-murder suicide near Jay early Thursday morning.



Woman Critically Injured In Two Vehicle Wreck In Jay  NorthEscambia.com

Tiffany King, 20, was traveling westbound on Escambia Avenue in a Nissan Pathfinder approaching the intersection of Escambia Avenue and Spring Street ...



Santa Rosa Wreck Claims Life Of Jay High Graduate  NorthEscambia.com

A 21-year old man died in a two vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon in Santa Rosa County. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Trevor J. Thomas of Milton ...



Jay Man Charged With Sex Crimes After Being Caught With Student On Campus  NorthEscambia.com

A Jay man has been charged with multiple felony sex offenses after using allegedly using a phone app to contact a local student and sneaking onto the Jay High ...



Jay Woman Arrested Second Time For Sexual Assault On Juvenile  NorthEscambia.com

A Jay woman has been arrested a second time for sexual misconduct with a minor. Kimberly Anne Seevers, 45, was arrested in Santa Rosa County on a charge ...



Jay High School Class of 2011 Graduates (With Photo Gallery)  NorthEscambia.com

Nicklaus Adam McMellon was the valedictorian for the Class of 2011, while Emerlee Michelle Trevino was salutatorian. For a photo gallery, click here. (Photos ...



Meet Kent Smith, Pace High School’s new head football coach  Santa Rosa Press Gazette

PACE — Kent Smith, Jay High School's former head football coach, is Pace High School's new top football coach. Mickey Lindsey, Smith's predecessor, recently ...



Jay High School Announces Homecoming Court Members  NorthEscambia.com

Jay High School has elected their 2016 Homecoming Court. Members are (L-R) Raven Fretwell, sophomore; Taylor Scott, senior; Mattie Holt, senior; Meghan ...



Northview Names Homecoming Court; Plans Parade And Friday Meal  NorthEscambia.com

Homecoming court members are: seniors Shelby Bashore, Hannah Ellis, Kherstin Johnson, Aubree Love, Madison Sherouse; juniors Raeleigh Woodfin, Briana ...



Jay Pro Rodeo Saturday Night  NorthEscambia.com

The 3R Rodeo Company will entertain the crowd with rodeo action including pro bull riding, saddle broncing, calf and team roping, steer wrestling, and women's ...



Directories  Pensacola News Journal

HEALTHCARE. Cancer Institute, Heart and Vascular Institute, Physician Referral, and Women's Services are all under the Health Source Number.



Jay Pro Rodeo Is This Weekend  NorthEscambia.com

It's that time of the year again as the Ram Rodeo Series rides into Jay this Friday and Saturday nights at the Ted May arena. Get ready to see bucking bulls, ...



Smith Graduates From Coast Guard Training  NorthEscambia.com

FA Landon Reese Smith recently graduated from boot camp for the United States Coast Guard at Training Center Cape May, NJ. He is a 2018 graduate of Jay ...



List of Brooklyn Diocese clergy members accused of sexually abusing minors  PIX11 New York

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn, New York has released the names of more than 100 priests who have been credibly accused of sexually abusing ...



Pace girls youth basketball team wins AAU division title  Pensacola News Journal

Breakthrough feat for Santa Rosa County youth girls basketball team at state AAU tournament.



Local Cheerleaders Participate In Disney Spirit Spectacular  NorthEscambia.com

Five area high school cheerleaders took part in the recent Varsity Spirit Spectacular at Disney World in Orlando. They were Gabrielle Kline from Northview High ...



Jay Royals Hold Homecoming Parade  NorthEscambia.com

The Jay High School Royals held their annual homecoming parade this afternoon. Photos by Michele Edwards for NorthEscambia.com, click to enlarge.



Hurricane shelters Santa Rosa, Escambia counties  Pensacola News Journal

Listing of hurricane shelters in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties for the 2015 hurricane season.



Pace's Smith To Lead Jay Royal Football; Youngblood Athletic Director  NorthEscambia.com

Kent Smith was named the Royal's new head coach Thursday, and Lance Youngblood will be the school's new athletic director while remaining boys basketball ...



Jay Royals Cheerleaders Place Fourth In The State  NorthEscambia.com

In their second year,the Jay squad was among 50 that competed in four regions during the last month, with 27 teams advancing to the state series in the 1A ...



Teachers who had sex with students in Panhandle get 15 months in prison  al.com

PENSACOLA, Fla. -- Ashley Elenea Burkett, who taught reading and special-education students in Santa Rosa County, Fla., and was the assistant coach for the ...



Local Students Visit Tallahassee On Annual Youth Tour  NorthEscambia.com

Ten high school juniors from the Escambia River Electric Cooperative *service* area recently took part in the annual Tallahassee Youth Tour to learn more about ...



Jay Royals Name Homecoming Court  NorthEscambia.com

Members of the Jay High School Homecoming Court have been named. They are (L-R) Emily Brown, junior; Makenna Locklin, freshman; Kameryn Lewis, senior ...



Florida State Senator Greg Evers killed in crash  WEAR

A spokesperson has confirmed longtime Florida State Senator, Greg Evers, has been killed in a car crash. Evers' spokesperson, Sarah Bascom, told Channel 3 ...



Gulf Breeze wants $31 million in Triumph funds for new town center, tech park  Pensacola News Journal

Update, Tuesday 10:25 a.m.: This story has been updated to correct a mistake that appeared in the original version. The story incorrectly stated the settlement ...



Hearing raises more questions in football referee attack investigation  Sports Illustrated

A hearing in Texas regarding the blindside hit of a referee by two high school players raised more questions over whether criminal charges will be pursued.



FACES OF THE FUTURE: The Class of 2017  Crestview News Bulletin

Meet a few of the graduating high school seniors who will become our next doctors, contractors, teachers and leaders. The class of 2017 is made up of many ...



Jay Cheerleaders Perform During Sugar Bowl Halftime  NorthEscambia.com

The Jay High School cheerleaders were among 10 squads from across the country that performed during the halftime of the recent Sugar Bowl in New Orleans.



Jay Peanut Festival Going On This Weekend  NorthEscambia.com

The annual Jay Peanut Festival is going on this weekend. For 25 years, the Jay Peanut Festival at the Gabbert Farm has been a fall tradition on the Gulf Coast, ...



Brewton Man Shot To Death Near Jay  NorthEscambia.com

A Jay man is behind bars charged with shooting and killing an 18-year old Brewton man early Saturday morning in the Berrydale community near Jay.



Jay's Watson Takes Second In State Weightlifting Championship  NorthEscambia.com

Haylee Watson of Jay High School placed second in the state weightlifting championships Friday in the Class 1A-139 lbs. Division. Watson had a bench press of ...



Incumbent, Newcomer Run Uncontested for Kat-Lewisboro School Board  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – Two candidates are vying for two seats on the Katonah-Lewisboro School District Board of Education.



VIDEO - John Jay football: Assistant coach told players to hit referee  SI.com

John Jay High School assistant football coach Mack Breed admitted he told two of his players to hit a referee in the back, according to evidence obtained by ...



"Rockland Star" featured Pace University's Seidenberg School Associate Professor Dr. Rick Kline in "FIRST Tech Challenge Draws Tech Savvy Teens to Pace University for Robotics Competition"  Pace News

"Rockland Star" featured Pace University's Seidenberg School Associate Professor Dr. Rick Kline in "FIRST Tech Challenge Draws Tech Savvy Teens to Pace ...



Five years of Dateline's Missing in America: 109 still missing  NBCNews.com

Read, and share, their stories. Someone, somewhere, saw something. If you know someone who is missing, send us a message on Facebook or email ...



Three Represent Jay High At State FFA Convention In Orlando  NorthEscambia.com

Three Jay High School FFA members attended the 84th Annual State FFA Convention in Orlando this past week. Makenzie Bray and Olivia Moore, were ...



Students Redesign Ascend's Parking Lot In STEAM Challenge  NorthEscambia.com

Students from four schools recently took part in the “Parking Lot Challenge” STEAM competition, pitching parking lot capital improvement plans to leaders at ...



Photos: Ernest Ward At Jay HS Football  NorthEscambia.com

The junior varsity Jay High Schools Royals defeated their Ernest Ward Middle School Eagles Thursday in Jay, 24-12. Ernest Ward's Eagles will be in action ...



Northview, Jay Girls Qualify For 1A State Weightlifting Meet  NorthEscambia.com

Five Northview and Jay high school girls placed at the Region 1A Weightlifting Meet held recently at Choctaw High School. From Northview: Audriene Odom ...



Jay Girls Track Takes District 1-1A Crown; Boys Finish Fourth  NorthEscambia.com

Top Jay finishers were: Girls High Jump – Kolby Copeland, 4th; Jessica Thornton, 5th, Kourtney Smith, 8th. Boys High Jump – Aurhur Fraley, 5th; Jacob Madden, ...



VIDEO - Two Texas high school players tackle referee in backfield during game  SI.com

Two players from John Jay (Texas) High School in San Antonio appeared to target a referee on Friday night with separate hits in the backfield that blindsided the ...



Wednesday: See You At The Pole  NorthEscambia.com

Students will gather as school begins to pray in the non-denominational event. See You at the Pole is a student-initiated, student organized, and student-led ...



Jay High Cheerleaders Receive International Recognition For Helping Tornado Devastated Area  NorthEscambia.com

The varsity and junior varsity cheerleaders at Jay High School decided to “adopt” the cheerleading squads at Phill Campbell High School and send a personal ...



Judge's Order: No Prayer During School Events, No Religion In Schools  NorthEscambia.com

In connection with a lawsuit filed by the ACLU, a federal judge has issued preliminary injunction against any policy or practice that promotes prayer or religion in ...



Local High School Bands Shine At Marching Performance Assessments  NorthEscambia.com

Several bands, including the Royal Pride Band from Jay High and the Showband of the South from Tate, earned straight superiors. For more photos of the Tate, ...



Jay Cheerleaders Bring Home Awards From Summer Camp  NorthEscambia.com

The Jay High School cheerleaders recently returned from camp with several awards. Both the varsity and junior varsity teams took part in the UCA cheer camp at ...



Jay's Blackmon Signs To Play Softball At Jeff Davis  NorthEscambia.com

Jay High School senior Dana Blackmon signed Thursday to play softball for the Jefferson Davis Warhawks in Brewton. Blackmon was the Warhawks' first signee ...



Jay Names Homecoming Court  NorthEscambia.com

It's homecoming week for the Jay High School Royals. Members of the school's homecoming court are seniors Makayla Paul, Tessa Hendricks, Cara Cassady ...



45-year-old woman faces second charge of having sex with teenage boys  Santa Rosa Press Gazette

Kimberly Ann Seevers of Jay was arrested for a second time Tuesday on a charge of having sexual relations with a minor. The latest arrest comes as ...



Jay's Hope Miller To Perform At Disney On Thankgiving Day  NorthEscambia.com

Hope Miller from Jay High School is one of more than 500 cheerleaders and dancers from across the country that will perform in the 2013 UCA/UDA ...



Results, Photo Gallery: 17 Bands Take Part In Assessments At Tate  NorthEscambia.com

The Florida Bandmasters Association Marching Music Performance Assessments were held Saturday at Tate High School. Seventeen bands from across the ...



Army National Combine participants  247Sports

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2014 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 3.



Jay's Mishoe Signs With Millsaps College  NorthEscambia.com

Jay High School's Victor Mishoe signed a football letter of intent Wednesday with Millsaps College in Jackson, MS – a NCAA Division III school Pictured: (L-R, ...



Funeral Services Held For Brewton Teen Shot Near Jay  NorthEscambia.com

Funeral services were held today for the Brewton teen that died after being shot at a weekend party in Berrydale near Jay, as his accused shooter remains in the ...



All Americans: Local Cheerleaders Take Part In Walt Disney Thanksgiving Parade  NorthEscambia.com

Three North Escambia cheerleaders were among 1,800 chosen to take part in the Walt Disney World Thanksgiving Parade. Brandy Wooten from Ernest Ward ...



Milby, Erickson Win Free Wedding; Local Couple Falls Short  NorthEscambia.com

Evan Milby and Alanna Erickson have won this year's Pensacola Block Party Wedding Contest — a free wedding held on the streets of Pensacola with ...



Jay's Gillman Signs Softball Scholarship With Jefferson Davis  NorthEscambia.com

Jay High School's Brittany Gillman recently signed a softball scholarship with the Jefferson Davis Community College Warhawks of Brewton. She is the daughter ...



Hundreds Of Students Gather To Pray At The Pole (With Photo Gallery)  NorthEscambia.com

Hundreds of students gathered at their schools across the area Wednesday morning during the annual See You at the Pole event. Students gathered as school ...



A Man of Medicine  University of Miami

Haitian-born Henri Ford's incredible journey to the deanship of the Miller School of Medicine.



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