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Santa Claus Visits Century Library (With Photo Gallery)

Santa Claus Visits Century Library (With Photo Gallery)

Santa Claus paid a special visit to the Century Branch Library Tuesday afternoon taking those special Christmas wishes. Top requests... 

December 2, 2016 | Read the story »

Victim Trapped In Two Vehicle Crash

Victim Trapped In Two Vehicle Crash

One person was injured in a two vehicle crash Thursday night on Klondike Road at Wilde Lake Boulevard. Firefighters used the Jaws... 

December 2, 2016 | Read the story »


Increasing Rain Chance For The Weekend

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Friday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 45. Northeast wind 5 to 10... 

December 2, 2016 | Read the story »


Pensacola Police Cracking Down On Increasing Gun Violence

Pensacola Police will be saturating areas within city limits at various times and days in the near future in an effort to address an... 

December 2, 2016 | Read the story »


Former Broadcaster Gehman’s Funeral To Be Simulcast In Atmore

The Pennsylvania funeral service of a former Atmore broadcaster and community leader will be simulcast Saturday at a local church. Randy... 

December 2, 2016 | Read the story »


Scott Calls For Law Enforcement Salary Increase

Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday began rolling out his budget proposals for next year’s legislative session, unveiling a plan to... 

December 2, 2016 | Read the story »

Molino Christmas Parade Is Saturday; Still Time To Enter

Molino Christmas Parade Is Saturday; Still Time To Enter

The 14th Annual Molino Christmas Parade is set for Saturday at 11 a.m. The parade route starts at the west end of Crabtree Church... 

December 2, 2016 | Read the story »

Hurricane Season Ends With First Florida Strikes In Over 10 Years

Florida ended its 2016 hurricane season Wednesday, marking the first time in more than a decade that the Sunshine State was hit by... 

December 1, 2016 | Read the story »

‘Keep The Wreath Green’ Fire Safety Campaign Begins (With Tips List)

Escambia County Fire Rescue, in collaboration with the Pensacola Fire Department, will launch its annual “Keep the Wreath Green”... 

December 1, 2016 | Read the story »

Tate High Hosting Souper Bowl And Student Gallery Night

Tate High School will host its annual Souper Bowl and Student Gallery Night this Friday night from 5:30 until 7:30. During the Souper... 

December 1, 2016 | Read the story »

Three State Supreme Court Nominees Would Add Conservative Voice

Florida Supreme Court justices Charles Canady and Ricky Polston will almost certainly have a conservative colleague to join their... 

November 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Century To Officially Light Christmas Tree Thursday Evening

Century will hold an official Christmas tree lighting ceremony  Thursday at 5 p.m.  The short ceremony will take place in the Nadine... 

November 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Gulf Power Seeks To Keep Group Out Of Rate Increase Case

Gulf Power is asking state regulators to block the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy from intervening in a case about the utility’s... 

November 30, 2016 | Read the story »

HS Basketball: Tate Boys, Northview Girls Win; Jay And Tate Girls Fall

Here’s a look at high school basketball scores from around the area Tuesday night: BOYS Tate 55, West Florida 50 The Tate Aggies... 

November 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Tougher Texting While Driving Law Sought

A Broward County Democrat wants lawmakers in 2017 to toughen the state’s ban on texting while driving, though similar proposals... 

November 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Pedestrian Struck And Killed in Escambia County

A pedestrian was struck and killed Monday night in Escambia County. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 67-yaer old Deborah Leigh... 

November 29, 2016 | Read the story »

In Escambia Case, Appeals Court Backs Notifying Minor’s Parents Before Abortion

With one judge pointing to a lack of “sufficient maturity to make this critical decision,” a state appeals court Monday... 

November 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Deputies Seek Man On Firearms, Narcotics Charges

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating 23-year old Kewauntez Antonio Matthews. Matthews... 

November 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia School Board Installs Members For Coming Year

The Escambia County School Board held an Installation Ceremony Monday night for newly re-elected Superintendent Malcolm Thomas (pictured... 

November 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Firefighters Battle Winners Circle Brush Fire

Firefighters were called to battle a brush fire about 10:00 Monday night in the 2000 block of  Winners Circle.  The fire was contained... 

November 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Local Governments Receive Grants For Disaster Prep and Response

Volunteer Florida has awarded over $42,00/0 in federal funding to establish or enhance Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT) and... 

November 28, 2016 | Read the story »

FDLE Offers Safe Online Shopping Tips For Cyber Monday

It’s Cyber Monday — the Monday following Black Friday. Most online retailers hold a Cyber Monday sale; it is traditionally... 

November 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Santa To Visit The Century And Molino Branch Libraries

Mark your calendar…Santa Claus is coming to the Century and Molino branches of the West Florida Library. Santa will be at the... 

November 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Student Athletes Honored At FCA Banquet

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes “Go the Distance” Awards were presented recently at a banquet hosted by the First Baptist... 

November 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Forest Seedling Nursery To Be Built In Atmore

The largest producer of container-grown forest seedlings in North America will construct a nursery in Atmore to serve forest landowners... 

November 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Deer Hunters: Help Monitor For CWD, Be Aware What You Can Bring Into State

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is looking to hunters to help monitor the state’s deer herd the coming... 

November 28, 2016 | Read the story »

First Responders Rescue Driver, And Ferret, Following Crash

Firefighters rescued a driver — and a ferret — following a single vehicle  crash Sunday night. The driver was transported... 

November 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Overpass Deemed Safe After Vehicle Fire

An I-10 overpass has been deemed safe after a vehicle fire underneath it Sunday morning in Beulah. Fire destroyed the vehicle under... 

November 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Firefighters Battle Lumber Mill Fire

Firefighters from across the area battled a  fire at Swift Lumber in Atmore overnight. The fire was reported about 11:15 p.m. Saturday,... 

November 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Students Cast Votes In Mock Presidential Election

Escambia County Supervisor of Elections David H. Stafford partnered with Escambia County School District and Double Click Democracy,... 

November 27, 2016 | Read the story »

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

Drivers will encounter traffic variations on the following state roads in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties as crews perform construction... 

November 27, 2016 | Read the story »

UF/IFAS: Five Tips For Avoiding Common Holiday Health Pitfalls

Have you ever reached the end of a holiday buffet with a plate filled with more food than you intended? The holiday season is primetime... 

November 27, 2016 | Read the story »