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Firefighters, Mother Nature Fight Brush Fire

Firefighters, Mother Nature Fight Brush Fire

Volunteer firefighters had a little help from Mother Nature in extinguishing a brush fire near Walnut Hill late Wednesday afternoon. The... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Repairs Completed To Jay Power Substation After Major Fire

Repairs Completed To Jay Power Substation After Major Fire

The power supply is back to normal for Jay area residents. Fire damage to a power substation that serves the Jay area was extensive... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Showers, Thunderstorms Today

Showers, Thunderstorms Today

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »


FHP Seeks Clues In Ensley Hit And Run Crash

The Florida Highway Patrol is looking for clues in a hit and run accident Wednesday afternoon in Ensley. According to the FHP, the... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »


Tate Wins Regional Quarterfinal

The Tate High Aggies won the regional quarterfinal Wednesday night 4-2 over Navarre. The Aggies are headed to the regional semifinals... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Opponents Take Aim At ‘Docs V. Glocks’ Law

Opponents Take Aim At ‘Docs V. Glocks’ Law

Doctors and physician groups filed an 86-page brief this week asking a federal appeals court to reject a controversial Florida law... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Fire Destroys Escambia Home

The cause of a Wednesday morning fire that destroyed an Escambia County home is under investigation by the Florida State Fire Marshal’s... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward’s Dive Team Places At County Championship

The Ernest Ward Middle School Dive Team earned a second and a 10th place finish during the Escambia County Diving Championships at... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »

PBA Attempting Comeback As Prison Workers’ Union

The Florida Police Benevolent Association, “divorced” by the state’s prison workers as their union five years ago,... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »

New Candidate Files For Broxson House Seat

A new candidate has opened a campaign account to try to succeed state Rep. Doug Broxson, R-Gulf Breeze who is running for Senate ... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »

The Way We Worked: From Can’t See to Can’t See

Up before dawn and home after dark describes Teniadé Broughton’s talk on African American work experiences in rural Escambia County.... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Jackson Wins Finale 5-3 Over The Blue Wahoos

Coming off Tommy John surgery, Cincinnati Reds starter Homer Bailey consistently threw his fastball in the 93-95 mph range in his second... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »

FHP Seeks Witnesses To Nine Mile Road Accident

Two people were seriously injured in a Monday afternoon wreck on Nine Mile Road. Justin Allan Archer, 26, was westbound on Nine Mile... 

April 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Sunny And Warm Today

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind becoming... 

April 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia District Academic Teams Takes Second In Challenge Event

The Escambia County All-Star Academic Team fought their way into the finals of the 31st Commissioner’s Academic Challenge in Orlando... 

April 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Deputies Honored For DUI Enforcement

Three Escambia County deputies were recently honored by Mothers Against Drunk Driving’s Northwest Florida Affiliate. Deputies... 

April 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Molino Hots Shots 12U Softball Teams Wins Tiger Point Championship

The Molino Hot Shots 12U girls softball team recently won the 12U B Tiger Point Mid Season Tournament championship. The team is sponsored... 

April 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos Take Series Over Generals

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos finally gave Amir Garrett his first Double-A victory by knocking three dingers and scoring nine runs Monday... 

April 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Fire Destroys Molino Shed

Fire destroyed a storage shed in Molino Sunday afternoon. The blaze was reported as being behind the Escambia County Tax Collector’s... 

April 25, 2016 | Read the story »

No Injuries In Walnut Hill Crash

There were no injuries in a single vehicle accident near Walnut Hill late Sunday night. Just after 11 p.m. the driver of a pickup... 

April 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Northview’s Weaver Receives National FFA Collegiate Scholarship

Northview High School senior Haylee Weaver has been selected to receive a $1,000 scholarship from through the 2016 National FFA Collegiate... 

April 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Barrineau Park Cleans Up

A community clean up event was held over the weekend in Barrineau Park in honor of Earth day. The annual event is co-sponsored by... 

April 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Wahoos Win Over Jax

Pensacola scored four runs in the fourth inning with Ray “The Mayor” Chang getting the clutch double that put the Blue Wahoos... 

April 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Escaped Jail Inmate From Cantonment Recaptured Quickly

An escaped Escambia County inmate’s freedom was short-lived Saturday. The inmate, 30-year old Richard Blevins of Cantonment, ... 

April 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Photos: Blue Jacket Jamboree

The annual Blue Jacket Jamboree was held Saturday at the 4-H Center in Molino  with arts and crafts, kids’ activities, food,... 

April 24, 2016 | Read the story »

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

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

April 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Beautiful Blue Jacket Baby Contest (With Photo Gallery)

The first Black Jacket Jamboree beautiful baby contest was held Saturday morning during the Blue Jacket Jamboree in Molino. Winners... 

April 24, 2016 | Read the story »

No Injuries In Beulah Road Crash

There were no serious injuries in a two vehicle crash Saturday morning on Beulah Road. Everyone involved in the accident refused medical... 

April 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Youth Livestock Show Held (With Photo Gallery)

The Gulf Coast Agriculture and Natural Resources Youth Organization (GCA & NRYO) Spring Livestock Show was held Saturday in... 

April 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup

Ever since the departure of the Pork Chop Gang — a cadre of North Florida lawmakers who ruled state government through the middle... 

April 24, 2016 | Read the story »

One Injured In Highway 97 Crash In Walnut Hill

One person was transported to an area hospital following a two-vehicle crash in Walnut Hill Saturday. The accident occurred at the... 

April 24, 2016 | Read the story »