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Reminder: COVID-19 Testing Available Friday In Century From Community Health

Reminder: COVID-19 Testing Available Friday In Century From Community Health

Community Health Northwest Florida will offer COVID-19 testing in Century on Friday. The drive-thru/walk-up testing will be available... 

July 9, 2020 | Read the story »

Cantonment, Farm Hill Neighborhood Cleanup Is Friday; Get Rid Of Yard Debris, Junk For Free

Cantonment, Farm Hill Neighborhood Cleanup Is Friday; Get Rid Of Yard Debris, Junk For Free

Residents of the Cantonment and Farm Hill areas will have the opportunity to dispose of yard debris and other items free of charge... 

July 9, 2020 | Read the story »

Scattered Storms Continue, Temperatures Climb Headed Into The Weekend

Scattered Storms Continue, Temperatures Climb Headed Into The Weekend

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Thursday – Mostly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.... 

July 9, 2020 | Read the story »

18 Escambia County Inmates Housed In Walton County Test Positive For COVID-19

18 Escambia County Inmates Housed In Walton County Test Positive For COVID-19

Eighteen Escambia County inmates being housed in the Walton County Jail have tested positive for COVID-19. Wednesday night, the Walnut... 

July 8, 2020 | Read the story »

Krul Lake And Other Blackwater Forest Facilities Will Remain Closed Due To Coronavirus

Krul Lake And Other Blackwater Forest Facilities Will Remain Closed Due To Coronavirus

The Florida Forest Service (FFS) has announced several popular recreation facilities in the Blackwater State Forest will remain closed... 

July 9, 2020 | Read the story »

Two 5,000 Pound Food Giveaways Planned At Escambia Chapel AME Zion Church

Two 5,000 Pound Food Giveaways Planned At Escambia Chapel AME Zion Church

Two 5,000 pound food giveaways at the Escambia Chapel AME Zion Church. The giveaways will be held from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. or while... 

July 9, 2020 | Read the story »

Rabies Alert For All Of Santa Rosa County After Rabid Fox Found

The Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County has issued a rabies alert for all of Santa Rosa County. The alert is in response... 

July 8, 2020 | Read the story »

Cantonment Man Charged After Allegedly Forcing His Way Into Motel Room, Hitting Man

A Cantonment man charged after allegedly forcing his way into a motel room and hitting a man with his fist. Michael Dillon Herron,... 

July 8, 2020 | Read the story »

Two More Deaths Reported In Escambia County, Alabama, As COVID-19 Cases Double In Two Weeks

The number of COVID-19 cases in Escambia County, Alabama, have more than doubled in the past two weeks with two additional deaths,... 

July 8, 2020 | Read the story »

Rain Or Shine: Cantonment Food Giveaways Continue

For four months now, the volunteers of the Cantonment Improvement Committee have distributed food weekly to those in need. And Tuesday... 

July 8, 2020 | Read the story »

Man Arrested For Homicide Of Woman Whose Body Was Found Near Pensacola Boulevard

An Escambia County man was arrested Tuesday for the murder of a woman whose body was found along Pensacola Boulevard. Andrew Justin... 

July 8, 2020 | Read the story »

Escambia Commissioner May Selected To Serve On FAC COVID-19 Committee

Escambia County District 3 Commissioner Lumon May has been selected to serve on the Florida Association of Counties (FAC) COVID-19... 

July 8, 2020 | Read the story »

One Injured In Bratt Highway 4 Wreck

One person was injured in a two-vehicle crash Monday night in Bratt. A Jeep Renegade and a Dodge Ram 1500 pickup truck collided at... 

July 7, 2020 | Read the story »

Staff COVID-19 Cases Increase At Century Prison

The number of COVID-19 staff members at Century Correctional Institution has grown, but there are still no reported cases among inmates... 

July 7, 2020 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos Stadium Reaches Finals For National Championship Of Best Of The Ballparks

Pensacola’s Blue Wahoos Stadium has reached the national championship round of the 2020 Ballpark Digest Best of the Ballparks contest. In... 

July 7, 2020 | Read the story »

EREC Closes Jay Office Lobby After Local COVID-19 Cases Increase Five-Fold In A Week

Citing the recent spike in COVID-19 cases in the local area, Escambia River Electric Cooperative has closed their lobby in Jay to... 

July 6, 2020 | Read the story »

Florida Gas Prices Increase, Average $2.06 In Escambia County

Although Florida gas prices increased last week, drivers found the lowest prices at the pump for Independence Day since 2004, according... 

July 6, 2020 | Read the story »

NEP Ducks Win Coach Pitch Championship

The NEP Ducks won a recent coach pitch championship. Pictured are players and coaches. Submitted photo for NorthEscambia.com, click... 

July 6, 2020 | Read the story »

Donate Blood At OneBlood And Find Out If You Have The COVID-19 Antibody

If you donate blood with OneBlood you will find out if you have the coronavirus antibody. That’s because the non-profit OneBlood... 

July 6, 2020 | Read the story »

Application Deadline Is Wednesday For Florida Forest Service Longleaf Pine Private Incentive Program

The Florida Forest Service has announced the launch of the 2020 Longleaf Pine Private Landowner Incentive Program. Applications will... 

July 6, 2020 | Read the story »

COVID-19 Testing Available In Century This Week For Escambia County Residents

Community Health Northwest Florida is bringing COVID-19 testing back to Century this week. The drive-thru/walk-up testing will be... 

July 6, 2020 | Read the story »

Escambia County Man Killed In Klondike Road Rollover Crash

An Escambia County man was in killed a crash Sunday morning in Escambia County. The Florida Highway Patrol said the 36-year old man... 

July 5, 2020 | Read the story »

38 More Escambia County Jail Inmates Test Positive For COVID-19

Sunday morning, the Escambia County Jail reported 38 new COVID-19 cases among inmates that were identified for testing by contract... 

July 5, 2020 | Read the story »

One Of These 27 People Will Be The Next Escambia County School Superintendent

There were 27 people that submitted their application to be the next superintendent of the Escambia County School District. In November... 

July 5, 2020 | Read the story »

Searchable Escambia County Employee Salary Database Is Now Live

A new Escambia County employee salary database is now live on the county’s website. The salaries of those employed by government... 

July 5, 2020 | Read the story »

International Paper Accepting Applications For $65K In Community Grants. The Deadline Is Monday.

International Paper Pensacola Mill will award $65,000 in grants in 2020. Applications will be accepted at www.ipgiving.com through... 

July 5, 2020 | Read the story »

These Are This Week’s Road Construction Trouble Spots

Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions on the following state roads and projects Escambia and Santa Rosa counties as crews perform... 

July 5, 2020 | Read the story »

Local Farmers Eligible For Assistance After Alabama Counties Declared Drought Disaster Areas

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated two Alabama counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Baldwin and Mobile... 

July 5, 2020 | Read the story »

Local Earns Wings Of Gold At Whiting Field

Lt.j.g. Lucas J. Zalar earned his wings of gold at Naval Air Station Whiting Field recently. “Growing up in Pensacola definitely... 

July 5, 2020 | Read the story »

Fireworks Sales Skyrocket After Florida Legalizes Use For The Fourth. And The Pandemic Means More Business Too.

Business has been brisk this year at an Alabama roadside fireworks store west of Atmore, less than a mile north of Florida line. A... 

July 4, 2020 | Read the story »

IP: Supposed Noose Found At Mill In Cantonment Was Just A Rope Used To Hold Cables

International Paper has determined that a supposed noose found at their mill in Cantonment last month was not a noose but simply a... 

July 4, 2020 | Read the story »