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Light Freeze Tonight In North Escambia Area

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. North wind around 5 mph. Saturday Mostly... 

January 30, 2015 | Read the story »


Cool Photos: Our NorthEscambia.com Walnut Hill Eagle

Cool Photos: Our NorthEscambia.com Walnut Hill Eagle

This is our “resident” NorthEscambia.com eagle, seen high in a tree outside our NorthEscambia.com office in Walnut Hill... 

January 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Cat Country 98.7 Nominated For ACM Radio Station Of The Year

Cat Country 98.7 Nominated For ACM Radio Station Of The Year

Escambia County’s locally owned country radio station, Cat Country 98.7, has been nominated for Radio Station of the Year by... 

January 30, 2015 | Read the story »


Pedestrian Struck And Killed On Highway 29 In Ensley

A pedestrian in a wheelchair was pronounced deceased after being struck by a vehicle on Highway 29, according to the Florida Highway... 

January 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Flomaton Police Seek Suspect In Early Morning Assault

Flomaton Police Seek Suspect In Early Morning Assault

The Flomaton Police Department is looking for a suspect in an assault early this morning at Flomaton Woods Apartments. Jamie Gafford,... 

January 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Photos: Installation Of 54 Ton Beams Cause Delays On I-10

Photos: Installation Of 54 Ton Beams Cause Delays On I-10

Drivers have dealt with nighttime delays this week on I-10 in Escambia County as crews positioned large beams for a new Scenic Highway... 

January 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Students Place In Cooperative Education Club Events

Northview Students Place In Cooperative Education Club Events

Several Northview High School students recently place in District Cooperative Education Clubs of Florida (CECF) events: Raymond Clark... 

January 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Ends Season With Win Over PCA; District Tourney Begins Tuesday

Northview Ends Season With Win Over PCA; District Tourney Begins Tuesday

The Northview Chiefs ended their regular season Thursday night with a 61-24 win over Pensacola Christian Academy. Leading scorers for... 

January 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Century’s New Wastewater Superintendent Resigns

Century’s newly hired wastewater superintendent has resigned, once again leaving the town searching for a certified operator. April... 

January 29, 2015 | Read the story »

New Cantonment Improvement Committee Home Almost Ready

Final preparations are underway for a new home for a the Cantonment Improvement Committee in Carver Park. A modular building will... 

January 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Read Like Crazy: Molino Park Premieres Literacy Week Video

A couple of days ago, we brought you the story a reading flash mob at Molino Park Elementary School.  Music teacher Katie Powell rewrote... 

January 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Scott Pitches $77 Billion Budget Plan, Tax Cuts

Not long after Gov. Rick Scott unveiled his nearly $77 billion state spending plan for the budget year that begins in July, lawmakers... 

January 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Top Five Finalists Named For Escambia Teacher Of The Year

The top five finalists for Escambia County Teacher of the Year have been named. Anna Barry (pictured) of Northview High School is a... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Woman Gets 15 Years For Trying To Kill Ex

Surina Seal was sentenced by Circuit Judge Terry D. Terrell to 15 years in state prison followed by 15 years of probation for two... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Cyberthon Presents Cybersecurity Challenges For High School Students

“You got pwnd. We own you.”  For most people working with information technology, seeing this message on a computer screen... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Senate Bill Targets Florida Prison Safety

With Florida’s corrections system under scrutiny because of inmate deaths and alleged misconduct, a Senate committee next week... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate High Chaparrals To Present Winter Guard Show Preview Thursday

The Tate High School Chaparrals will hold a winter guard friends and family “True Colors” show preview Thursday at 8 p.m.... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

New Coast Guard Display Opens At Naval Aviation Museum

The Coast Guard Aviation display at the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola was refreshed and rededicated with a ribbon cutting... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Write A Letter For An Absolutely Incredible Kid

Celebrating its 18th anniversary this year, Camp Fire’s Absolutely Incredible Kid Day will honor our nation’s youth by asking... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Bye Bye $2; Local Gas Prices On The Increase

Gas prices were up on Tuesday in the NorthEscambia.com, leaving behind the sub-$2 mark seen last week. Pictured: Gas was $2.07 at... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Study To Determine If A Hotel Or Motel Would Be Feasible In Century

Would it be economically feasible to open a hotel or motel in Century? Town leaders want to find out. The town’s recently developed... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Flash Mob: Students Read Like Crazy At Molino Park (With Gallery, Video)

It’s Literacy Week at elementary schools across Escambia County, and students at Molino Park Elementary kicked off the week... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Indicted For January Murder

An Escambia County man was indicted Monday for a murder earlier this month. An Escambia County grand jury indicted Nicholas Allen Nehring,... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Public Safety Boss: Additional Training Won’t Be Required Of Volunteer Firefighters

Concerns that Escambia County volunteer firefighters will be required to have a higher level of training to remain in service, and... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »

GOP Senator Offers Florida Medical Marijuana Plan

Less than three months after Florida voters narrowly rejected a plan to legalize medical marijuana, a Republican senator Monday filed... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Public Tips Lead To Suspect’s Arrest For Attacking, Robbing Elderly Man

Thanks to tips from the public, John Lee Avery Hill, 29, is behind bars for attacking and robbing an elderly man. Hill is charged with... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate High Wrestling Team Brings Home Gator Brawl Medals

The Tate High School Wrestling Team recently traveled to Weewahitcka High School for the Annual Gator Brawl.  The team placed third... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Scott Visits Pensacola To Push STEM Education Funding In New Budget

Gov. Rick Scott visited the Institute for Human and Machine Cognition  in Pensacola Monday to highlight proposed STEM education funding... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »

No Injuries In School Bus Wreck

There were no injuries in Monday morning accident involving a pickup and a school bus on Archer Road in Cantonment. The driver of... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Three Injured In Early Morning Molino Crash After Driver Falls Asleep

Three people were injured in an early Monday morning single vehicle crash in Molino. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 37-year... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Students To Move Into New Ernest Ward Middle School Next Monday (With Photo Gallery)

Students are expected to move into the new Ernest Ward Middle School in Walnut Hill one week from today. Many of the school’s... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Wreck Outside Atmore Claims Lives Of Teenage Couple

A single vehicle accident Saturday night about seven miles outside Atmore has claimed the life of a teenage couple. The accident occurred... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Domestic Dispute Ends With Four People Attacked, Injured By Dog

Four people were bit during a dog attack in Santa Rosa County over the weekend. Three of the injured were taken to area hospital, including... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »