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Cantonment Cowboys To Hold Wall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

Cantonment Cowboys To Hold Wall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

An induction ceremony for the new Cantonment Cowboys Wall of Fame will be held this Saturday at the Cantonment Sportsplex on Well Line... 

September 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Prison’s Cabinetry Program Provides Desks For Elementary School

Prison’s Cabinetry Program Provides Desks For Elementary School

Santa Rosa Correctional Institution’s cabinetry program provided 36 desks to Jay Elementary School to use in a first and fifth... 

September 2, 2015 | Read the story »


Northview High Needs School Advisory Council Members

Northview High School needs volunteers for their  2015-2016 School Advisory Council. The council meets four times each year after... 

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Florida’s New Public School Test Found Valid

A study has found the state’s new standardized test for public-school students is valid, paving the way for the exam to be used... 

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Volleyball: Neal Tops NHS, Jay Over Central

W.S. Neal defeated Northview, and Jay defeated Central in high school volleyball action Tuesday. At Northview W.S. Neal JV def. Northview... 

September 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahaoos Start Final Series Atop Division

Wahaoos Start Final Series Atop Division

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos lost the rubber match Tuesday to the Jackson Generals but it didn’t matter because the Mississippi Braves... 

September 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Fishing Rodeo To Benefit Backpack Project

The Escambia County School District’s 2015 Family Fishing Rodeo will be held at the Grand Lagoon Golf Club September 4-6..  This... 

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Northview To Host Mini-Majorette Clinic

The Northview High School Majorettes will host a Mini-Majorette Clinic on September 8, 9 and 10 from 4-5 p.m. each day. The clinic... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Bill Would Give OK To Save Dogs, Cats From Hot Cars

People would be able to smash the windows of hot cars and remove unattended dogs or cats if they get law enforcement approval, under... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

UF: Overall Consumer Confidence Up Despite Wall Street

Consumer confidence across Florida grew slightly from July to August, but the numbers might not fully reflect the recent roller-coaster... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida, Alabama Officers Pledge To Crack Down On Drunk, Unsafe Driving

Law enforcement agencies from Florida and Alabama met Monday at the I-10 Florida Welcome Center to mark the kickoff of the “Hands... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Forest Service Sends Firefighters To Battle Montana Blazes

The Florida Forest Service is sending 46 wildland firefighters to Montana as part of a five-crew firefighting unit. Crews will work... 

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Wahoos Stay In First With Win Over Jackson

Juan Duran tripled and Seth Mejias-Brean singled him in as the Pensacola Blue Wahoos evened its five-game series with the Jackson Generals... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Work Beginning On Magnolia Lake Drainage Project

Escambia County’s Engineering Division is beginning work  on a draining improvement project in the Magnolia Lake Estates/Fall... 

August 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Atmore PD Warns Of Increase In Vehicle Burglaries

The Atmore Police Department is reporting a recent uptick in vehicle burglaries in their city. Officers are increasing overnight patrols... 

August 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia County Weekly Traffic Alerts

The Florida Department of Transportation has issued the following alerts for this week. Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions... 

August 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos In Battle For South Division Crown

Pensacola is battling to become the first Cincinnati Reds Double-A affiliate to make the playoffs since 2006. But Jackson, which has... 

August 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate Ag Students Get Up Close Look At Baling Hay

Agriculture students at Tate High School took part in a class Friday led by Melissa Gibbs and Austin Courson on how to bale hay. “Cut... 

August 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Pot Industry Pitches: Armored Cars, Pot Billboards, Flavor Varieties

Armored cars ferrying pounds of pot products — with names like “Stinky Purple” — from Pensacola to Miami.... 

August 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Bonus Photos: Northview Football, Cheerleaders Band

For a bonus photo gallery from last Friday night’s Northview at Crestview game, click here. The gallery includes football action... 

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Teen Killed In Santa Rosa Traffic Crash

A teen was killed in a two vehicle crash about 10:40 Saturday morning in Santa Rosa County. Adrian Lewis Dunklin, Jr., 17, was traveling... 

August 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Seeks Donations Of Legos, Tinker Toys, Building Sets

Ernest Ward Middle School is seeking donations of construction toy sets for their new Innovation Center. The school is in need of sets... 

August 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Mosquito Borne Illness Alert Continues After West Nile Cases Confirmed

A mosquito-borne illness alert for Escambia County continues after at least two West Nile virus cases were conformed in the county. The... 

August 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Minimum Wage Increase Proposed In The House

A House Democrat filed a bill Friday that calls for increasing the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour. The bill (HB 109), filed... 

August 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Put A Ring On It: Tate’s State Champion Softball Team Receives Rings

The Tate Lady Aggies won the Class 7A softball state championship last spring, and they were back in the spotlight Friday night as... 

August 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Lose To Jackson

Pensacola managed three hits Saturday and dropped the second game of the five-game series against Jackson, 4-0, at The Ballpark in... 

August 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Tropical Storm Erika Has Dissipated

As of 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Tropical Storm Erika has dissipated with winds of 35 miles per hour. However, the National Hurricane Center... 

August 29, 2015 | Read the story »

10th Anniversary: Remembering Katrina

On the Monday morning of Aug. 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina was bearing down on the Mississippi and Louisiana coastlines with winds... 

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Friday Night Football Finals

Here is a look at final scores from Friday night’s high school football games: FLORIDA Crestview 47, Northview 20 [More...] Tate... 

August 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Convicted Of Shooting Jogger In The Face

An Escambia County man has been convicted of shooting a jogger in the face last year. Roosevelt Bonner, Jr., was convicted by an Escambia... 

August 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate Opens Season With New Coach, Big Win Over Biloxi

New Tate High School football coach Jay Lindsey opened his career with the Aggies with a big 38-7 win over Biloxi. The Aggies took... 

August 29, 2015 | Read the story »