1872 fire destroyed Sylvania, home of Gov. John Milton

Visitors to Blue Springs Recreational Area – also called Jackson Blue Springs – often notice the historical marker that tells the story of Sylvania, the home of Governor John Milton. Nothing remains today of his home today, but it was once a center of political intrigue in Florida. It was here that Milton planned the […]

Historical Marker unveiled in Chipley, Florida

The Washington County Historical Society hosted an unveiling ceremony today for a new marker at the South Third Street Historic District in Chipley, Florida. Members of the historical society were hand for the unveiling, as were city and county officials and citizens of the area. Here’s a quick video clip of the actual unveiling: The […]