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No Injuries As Mattress Outlet Damaged By Fire

No Injuries As Mattress Outlet Damaged By Fire

A two-alarm fire damaged two Escambia County businesses on Tuesday afternoon. Bystanders reported flames and smoke showing from the... 

July 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Lower Rain Chance Today

Lower Rain Chance Today

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Today: Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Otherwise, mostly... 

July 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Pedestrian Struck By Escambia County Deputy’s Tahoe

Pedestrian Struck By Escambia County Deputy’s Tahoe

A pedestrian suffered slight injuries when he stepped into the path of an Escambia County deputy’s vehicle Tuesday night in Escambia... 

July 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Thursday Is Aggie Day; Orientation, Schedule Pickup Set

Thursday Is Aggie Day; Orientation, Schedule Pickup Set

Tate students and parents — mark your calendars. Here are some upcoming important  dates  for Aggie Day, Orientation, and... 

July 26, 2017 | Read the story »

State Grapples With Increase In Credit Card Skimmers

State Grapples With Increase In Credit Card Skimmers

Credit-card skimming devices at Florida gas stations and stores are on a dramatic rise this year. State figures show 315 skimmers... 

July 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Rally Falls A Run Short

Wahoos Rally Falls A Run Short

Pensacola catcher Joe Hudson came to the plate with runners on first and third and two outs with the Blue Wahoos trailing by one run... 

July 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Prison Sentence For Two-County Crime Spree

Joseph Morgan committed a crime spree in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties and was convicted of four counts of principal to robbery... 

July 25, 2017 | Read the story »

Deputies Seek Circle K Theft Suspect

At about 3:45 last Saturday morning, the suspect  took items from the Circle K at 2200 Highway 29 in Cantonment. A citizen in ... 

July 25, 2017 | Read the story »

Appeals Court Backs New Trial In Escambia Smoking Case

An appeals court Monday said the family of a dead Escambia County smoker should receive a new trial on pain-and-suffering damages... 

July 25, 2017 | Read the story »

State Faces Legal Tab In ‘Docs Vs. Glocks’ Fight

Florida will pay $1.1 million in legal fees to attorneys who challenged a controversial state law that sought to prevent doctors from... 

July 25, 2017 | Read the story »

Summer Reading Wrap-Up Parties This Week At The Library

Summer Reading wrap up parties will be held this week at West Florida Library branches across Escambia County: Tuesday, July 25,... 

July 25, 2017 | Read the story »

Senator Questions Fairness Of Algebra EOC Exam

While praising a recent legislative decision to eliminate an end-of-course exam for students taking Algebra II, a Northeast Florida... 

July 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia County Meeting Schedule

Here’s a look at public meeting scheduled for next week in Escambia County: Tuesday, July 25 Coffee with the Commissioner –... 

July 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Military Members Boost Concealed Weapons Licenses

Florida has fast-tracked concealed-weapons licenses to 82,000 military members and honorably discharged veterans since terror-related... 

July 24, 2017 | Read the story »

New Book Drop Available At The Molino Branch Library

A new book drop was installed recently at the Molino Branch Library at 6450-A Highway 95A in the Molino Community Complex. The library... 

July 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Baseball To Host Coed Softball Tournament

The Northview Baseball team will be host a coed softball tournament Saturday, July 29 at Bradbury Park (NWE). Entry fee is $200 per... 

July 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Pensacola Falls, 4-2, To Montgomery

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos scored two runs in the second inning and were blanked the rest of the way. The Montgomery Biscuits came from... 

July 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Silver Alert Issued For Missing Escambia County Woman

THIS MISSING WOMAN WAS LOCATED SAFE. A Florida Silver Alert has been issued for a missing Escambia County woman. Mildred Taylor Parker,... 

July 23, 2017 | Read the story »

McCants And Team Win At Wood Bat Classic

Torianno (TJ) McCants of Quintette and the East Coast Sox’s 2020 Select won the 15U World Wood Bat Classic held in Cartersville,... 

July 23, 2017 | Read the story »

FHP Continues Investigation Into Fatal Motorcycle Crash

The Florida Highway Patrol is continuing their investigation into a motorcycle crash Friday night that claimed the life of a Tuscaloosa... 

July 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Weekend Gardening: Distinctly Southern Hydrangeas

by Santa Rosa County Extension Nothing defines a southern landscape more than hydrangeas. These beautiful, large flowering shrubs... 

July 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Molino Church Holds Community Fun Day

Aldersgate United Methodist Church held a Community Fun Day Saturday in Molino. The event included outdoor games and competitions.... 

July 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Center Court

Every year, around the middle of the summer, with the Legislature long gone and the governor’s office mostly silent, comes a... 

July 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Even Series With The Montgomery Biscuits

Thanks to back-to-back two out hits by right fielder Aristides Aquino and second baseman Shed Long, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos scored... 

July 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Five People Injured In Cantonment Crash

Five people were injured in a three vehicle accident Friday morning in Cantonment. The accident happened at the intersection of Highway... 

July 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Gets Life In Prison For Armed Robbery

An Escambia County jury found Demeko Sims Guilty of robbery with a firearm. Immediately following the verdict, Judge Joel Boles sentenced... 

July 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Sentenced For Aggravated Assault Of Deputy

An Escambia County Jury found Carlos Lamar Warren, Jr., guilty of aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer. Immediately following... 

July 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Fall To Biscuits

The game was all tied up, 2-2, and then the bottom of the sixth inning happened. That’s when the Montgomery Biscuits sent 11 batters... 

July 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Century To Begin Budget Setting Process

Century will begin their budget setting process with workshop meetings August 10 and August 24. In previous years, the town council... 

July 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Governor Appoints Pate, Everett To NW Florida Water Management District

Monday, Governor Rick Scott announced the reappointments of Jerry Pate and Ted Everett to the Governing Board of the Northwest Florida... 

July 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Scott Committee Continues Raking In Money

After starting the month with nearly $2.9 million on hand, Gov. Rick Scott’s “Let’s Get to Work” political committee... 

July 21, 2017 | Read the story »