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Family Celebrating Three Generations Of Birthdays Today

Family Celebrating Three Generations Of Birthdays Today

Against tremendous odds,  a  local family has three members celebrating a birthday today. Janis O’Farrell of Walnut Hill,... 

January 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Dance Team Honored, Coach Stepping Down

Northview Dance Team Honored, Coach Stepping Down

Member of the Northview High School Dance Team were honored Thursday as the team said goodbye to a longtime coach. Heather Leonard,... 

January 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Chance Of Rain Today, Severe Storms Possible Friday Night

Chance Of Rain Today, Severe Storms Possible Friday Night

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with... 

January 20, 2017 | Read the story »


Troopers Find Counterfeit Cash During Traffic Stop

The Florida Highway Patrol recovered a quantity of counterfeit cash after a traffic stop on I-10 in Escambia County. Troopers said... 

January 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Arbor Day Tree Giveaway Saturday In North Escambia

Arbor Day Tree Giveaway Saturday In North Escambia

An Arbor Day tree giveaway will be held Saturday at the Davisville Community Center. Over 200 trees will be available including crabapple,... 

January 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Sex Offender Shot By U.S. Marshals Task Force Member

Sex Offender Shot By U.S. Marshals Task Force Member

A U.S. Marshals Task Force member shot a child sex offender suspect before he was taken into custody Thursday in Escambia County. The... 

January 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Missing Santa Rosa County Man Found Safe

UPDATE: THIS MISSING SENIOR HAS BEEN LOCATE SAFE. Previous story: A silver alert has been issued for 72-year old Joseph Emanuel Harbison... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

FHP Seeks Truck Involved In Molino Hit And Run

The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a hit and run crash near Molino Thursday morning. The FHP is looking for a red or maroon... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Gulf Power Installs First Solar Panels On Local Large-Scale Projects

Executives from Gulf Power and Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic, joined officials from Eglin Air Force Base and Naval Air Station... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview’s Ward, Robinson Named To All-State Teams

Northview High School’s Luke Ward and Neikel Robinson were selected to the 2016 AP Class 1A All-State Teams. Ward, a senior,... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Jay’s Herring Signs With Mississippi Gulf Coast College

Jay High School’s Destiny Herring signed Wednesday to play softball with Mississippi Gulf Coast College in Perkinston, MS. ... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Bill Would Require Some Septic Tank Inspections In Florida

The Florida House will once again consider septic tank inspections. The proposal filed Wednesday by Rep. Randy Fine, R-Palm Bay would... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Motorcyclist Injured In Early Morning Crash With A Deer

A motorcyclist was transported to an area hospital after hitting a deer on Highway 95A near Quintette Road about 4:15 Wednesday morning.... 

January 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Pleads To Sending ISIS Threats To Sheriff

An Escambia County man pleaded guilty Tuesday to federal charges for mailing threatening communications to the sheriff. In June 2016,... 

January 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Senate Panel To Take Up ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law

The Senate Judiciary Committee next week is expected to take up a proposal that would shift the legal burden of proof in “stand... 

January 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Stead Pre-Files For Century Council Seat

The first candidate has pre-filed for an upcoming special election in Century to fill two council seats. Kevin L Stead pre-filed Tuesday... 

January 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Ten NHS Weightlifters Advance To Girls’ Regionals

Ten members of the Northview High School Girls Weightlifting team recently advanced  to today’s regional meet…the largest... 

January 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Cantonment Celebrates With Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade (With Gallery)

Hundreds of residents of Cantonment celebrated the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday with a parade in the area around... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Celebrates Legacy Of Martin Luther King, Jr. (With Gallery)

Dozens turned out in Century Monday to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The Century-Flomaton Improvement Association... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Volunteer Needed For West Florida Library Board Of Governance

The Escambia County Board of County Commissioners is seeking county residents interested in volunteering to be considered for... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Firefighters Save Building From Growing RV Fire

Firefighters were able to prevent the spread of a recreational vehicle fire to a nearby building and other vehicles Monday evening... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

No Injuries In Old Chemstrand Wreck

There were no serious injuries in a two vehicle wreck Monday at the intersection of Old Chemstrand Road and Highway 95A. One person... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Marked With Parade In Atmore (With Gallery)

Martin Luther King Jr. Day programs were held across the area on Monday. In Atmore, a parde wound through the streets Monday morning. For... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Last Man To Walk On The Moon Dies; Remembered By Local Friend

Former U.S. astronaut Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the surface of the moon, died Monday at age 82. Cernan was a Navy captain... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Jay Lady Royals Advance To Regional Weight Meet

Five members of the Jay High School ladies weightlifting team competed last week in Baker and advanced to regionals at Choctaw High... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Most Of Century Loses Power After Hit And Run Wreck

Most of the town of Century lost power this morning due to an apparent hit and run accident. About 800 Gulf Power customers lost power... 

January 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Driver Hits Semi, Fence On Highway 97 Near Walnut Hill

The driver of a Honda Passport escaped serious injury in a crash with an semi-truck Monday morning in Walnut Hill. The driver was... 

January 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Voter Registration Ends Tuesday For Century Special Primary Election

Residents of Century have until Tuesday to register to vote in a special election next month to fill two council seats. Seat 2 on... 

January 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Thief Strips Wheels From Mustang, Leaves It On Blocks In Front Of Dealership

An Atmore car dealership is asking for the public’s help in finding the person or persons responsible for stealing  tire and... 

January 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Teen Pizza And Game Night Tuesday At The Molino Library

Teens are invited to the Molino Branch Library Tuesday at 6 p.m. for fun an pizza. Teens 13-17 are invited to join the event at Kristi... 

January 16, 2017 | Read the story »