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Fire Destroys Flomaton Storage Shed

Fire Destroys Flomaton Storage Shed

Fire destroyed a storage shed on Wolf Log Road in Flomaton Saturday. The cause of the fire was not immediately know. There were no... 

November 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Cassevah Named Ernest Ward Middle Teacher Of The Year

Cassevah Named Ernest Ward Middle Teacher Of The Year

Bob Cassevah has been named the Ernest Ward Middle School Teacher of the Year. He teaches civics. Courtesy photo for NorthEscambia.com,... 

November 18, 2018 | Read the story »


ECUA Board Elects Officers

The Emerald Coast Utilities Authority board has elected officers for 2018-2019. District 2 representative Lois Benson was reelected... 

November 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Four Tate Aggies Sign To Play College Ball

Four Tate Aggies Sign To Play College Ball

Four Tate High School seniors signed college ball scholarships recently Three Aggies signed to play baseball — Trey Lafleur... 

November 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: All Eyes On Florida

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: All Eyes On Florida

With flashbacks to the 2000 presidential election, Florida was again ground zero this week for a vote recount with national implications. But... 

November 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Lawmakers Expected To Dig Into Election Problems

Florida lawmakers will be asked to tackle how elections are run, after the chaos of this year’s elections led to a federal judge... 

November 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Friday Night Playoff Final Scores

Here are Friday night playoff finals from around the North Escambia area: FLORIDA Class 1A – Region 1 Baker 38, Northview 14 Vernon... 

November 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Let The Miracle League Fry Your Thanksgiving Turkey

Volunteers from the Miracle League of Pensacola will fry your turkey for you next Wednesday, saving you the time and trouble while... 

November 16, 2018 | Read the story »

Senate, Ag Commissioner Races Go To Manual Recounts

Floridians will have to wait a little longer to get official word about who will be the state’s next agriculture commissioner and... 

November 16, 2018 | Read the story »

DeSantis Nails Down Win In Governor’s Race

For the second time, Ron DeSantis can declare victory in the 2018 Florida governor’s race. The results of a state-ordered machine... 

November 16, 2018 | Read the story »

JoLynn Jackson Named Jim Allen Elem. Teacher Of The Year

JoLynn Jackson has been named the Jim Allen Elementary School Teacher of the Year. She teaches kindergarten. Photos for NorthEscambia.com,... 

November 16, 2018 | Read the story »

‘Music On Main’ Featured Live Music And Shopping

Residents from across the area attended “Music on Main” in downtown Atmore Thursday evening. The event featured musical... 

November 16, 2018 | Read the story »

ECSO: Cantonment Man Attacks Wife After She Cooks The Wrong Dinner

A Cantonment man is facing felony charges for allegedly attacking his wife after she cooked the wrong meal. Brian Sherrard Baker, 31,... 

November 15, 2018 | Read the story »

Escambia Completes Vote Recount With Little Change

The Escambia County Supervisor of Elections has completed a machine recount of three statewide races — U.S. Senate, governor... 

November 15, 2018 | Read the story »

Escambia Fire Rescue Urges Household Heating Safety

Escambia County Fire Rescue is urging residents to use caution when heating your home. Tips from Escambia Fire Rescue’s include: Keep... 

November 15, 2018 | Read the story »

Atmore Man Charged With Sexually Abusing Child

An Atmore man has been charged with  sexually abusing a child. Lenson Lee Bethea, 54, was charged with sexual abuse of a child less... 

November 15, 2018 | Read the story »

Florida Second Round Football Playoff Tickets Available Online

FHSAA playoff tickets are on sale for second round football games through GoFan, the official ticketing partner of the FHSAA. Tickets... 

November 15, 2018 | Read the story »

Gaetz, Democratic Ally Back Veterans’ Marijuana Bills

U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz and a Massachusetts Democrat on Wednesday introduced a package of legislation to change the Department of Veterans... 

November 15, 2018 | Read the story »

Study Underway On Return Of Passenger Rail Service Mobile To Montgomery

A study is underway into the feasibility of the return of passenger rail service from Mobile to Montgomery. The Alabama Department... 

November 15, 2018 | Read the story »

Century Man Claims $8.45 Million Lottery Prize

A Century man has claimed a lottery prize of $8.45 million. Jonathan Wiggins, 47, won a top prize in the $10,000 A Week For Life scratch... 

November 14, 2018 | Read the story »

Highway 95A Crash Claims Life Of Cantonment Woman

A two vehicle accident Tuesday night claimed the life of a Cantonment woman. The Florida Highway Patrol said 69-year old Desiree Dawn... 

November 14, 2018 | Read the story »

Asleep At The Wheel: Cantonment Man Arrested On Multiple Drug Charges

A Cantonment man that allegedly fell asleep at the wheel while waiting for a redlight to change  is facing multiple drug charges. Cameron... 

November 14, 2018 | Read the story »

Nine Mile Road At Highway 29 Closure Delayed Until Sunday

Due to inclement weather conditions, the temporary road closure of Nine Mile Road at the Highway 29 overpass in Escambia County has... 

November 14, 2018 | Read the story »

Hours After Triple Shooting Arrest, Atmore Council Yanks Chick-a-Dee Business License

Hours after an arrest was made in a triple shooting in Atmore, the Atmore City Council revoked the business license of the Atmore... 

November 14, 2018 | Read the story »

It’s Operation Christmas Child Collection Week At First Baptist Bratt

Volunteers are busy this week at the First Baptist Church of Bratt during “National Collection Week” for Operation Christmas Child.... 

November 14, 2018 | Read the story »

Former Newpoint Charter School Owner Gets 20 Years, Fined $5 Million

Marcus May, former owner of Charter School Management Company, Newpoint Education Partners, LLC was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years state... 

November 14, 2018 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Middle Splits Basketball Games With T.R. Miller

The Ernest Ward Middle School boys basketball team defeated T.R. Miller 42-23 Tuesday night in Walnut Hill. In girls action, Miller... 

November 14, 2018 | Read the story »

Atmore Home Damaged By Fire

An Atmore home was damaged by fire Tuesday night. The fire appeared to have started on the second story of the home in the 300 block... 

November 14, 2018 | Read the story »

Pumpkin Pie At Century Library; Thanksgiving Color Contest At Molino Library

North Escambia branches of the West Florida Library are holding a pumpkin pie program and a Thanksgiving coloring contest. Pumpkin... 

November 14, 2018 | Read the story »

Nelson, Backers Turn To Federal Court In Election Fight

Ballots postmarked before the polls closed at 7 p.m. on Election Day should be counted. Ballots with mismatched signatures should be... 

November 14, 2018 | Read the story »