Santa Rosa Creek Indian Tribe

Native American Cultural Center Planned For Milton

If all goes as planned, a Native American cultural center will open near Milton by the end of this year. Groundbreaking is set for August 1 at 10 a.m. at the site, 4750 Willard Norris Road. Dan Helms, an officer with the Santa Rosa County Creek Indian Tribe, says the center’s main mission is to stem the loss of Native American culture, artifacts and education. “We have been accumulating, for more than 20 years, records, Census data, deeds, birth certificates, death certificates and all sorts...

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