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Photos Catch Circulation Associated With Tornado Warnings

Photos Catch Circulation Associated With Tornado Warnings

Wednesday afternoon, our NorthEscambia.com cameras caught a broadening area of circulation associated with two tornado warnings. The... 

June 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Photos: Road Closures, Rising Waters And Washed Out Roads

Photos: Road Closures, Rising Waters And Washed Out Roads

Carnley Road, Occie Phillips Road, Beulah Road and Barrineau Park Road at the state line were the only roads reported closed of I-10... 

June 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Schools Announce New Administrators

Escambia Schools Announce New Administrators

Escambia County School Superintendent Malcolm Thomas has named new administrators at schools and centers throughout the county. His... 

June 22, 2017 | Read the story »

WOW Radio Expands Reach With New Pensacola Station

WOW Radio Expands Reach With New Pensacola Station

Popular Christian music radio station WOW 90.9 in Pace is now also broadcasting as WOW 101.1 in Pensacola. “Since our beginning,... 

June 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Alabama Plans To Provide Tablet Computers, Wi-Fi For Prisoners

Alabama Plans To Provide Tablet Computers, Wi-Fi For Prisoners

The Alabama Department of Corrections is considering a plan to add tablet computer to existing corrections educational programs offered... 

June 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Good Reviews Will Bring More Money For Universities

Good Reviews Will Bring More Money For Universities

Like students waiting for their professors to post final course grades, Florida universities will learn this week how well they did... 

June 22, 2017 | Read the story »

UPDATE: Missing 4-Year Old Found Safe

Missing 4-year old found safe and sound. She was found at a home in Santa Rosa County with William Phillip Kavchak thanks to a citizens’... 

June 21, 2017 | Read the story »

ECSO Seeks Suspect In Numerous Cantonment Burglaries

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Brian Mattew Whitmire. He is wanted for numerous burglaries in the Cantonment... 

June 21, 2017 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

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

June 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Tax Preparer Pleads Guilty to Tax Fraud

An Escambia County man has pled guilty to 12 counts of aiding or assisting others in the preparation of false tax returns. Christopher... 

June 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Citizens Seeks Rate Hikes, Blames Water Claims

Continuing to point at “out of control” water damage claims, the Citizens Property Insurance Board of Governors on Tuesday unanimously... 

June 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Cantonment Residents Enjoy A ‘Milkshake With A Cop’

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office held a “Milkshake With a Cop” event Tuesday afternoon at the new Arby’s... 

June 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Volunteers Needed For The Escambia Housing Finance Authority

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

June 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Health Officials Move Foward With Marijuana Plans

Florida health officials have laid out a new process to implement the voter-approved constitutional amendment broadly legalizing medical... 

June 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Middle, High School Students To Receive Report Cards Soon

It’s been nearly a month since the last day of school in Escambia County, and students still don’t have their report cards. The... 

June 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Council Approves Plans To Rebuild Historic Homes, Church Ravaged By Tornado

The Century Town Council voted Monday night to give final approval to a Century Architectural Review Board recommendation to repair... 

June 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Criminal Charges Filed In Charter School Investigation

The owners of a company that managed public charter schools in Escambia and several other Florida counties are facing charges for... 

June 20, 2017 | Read the story »

State Says Slot Ruling Should Stand At Poarch Creek Facility

Attorneys for the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation asked the state Supreme Court on Monday to let stand... 

June 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Lake Stone Caretaker Reappointed

The Escambia County Commission has extended their caretaker agreement for the Lake Stone Campground near Century. Dennis Keith Cole... 

June 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia BCC Meeting Schedule

Here is the Escambia County BCC weekly meeting schedule for June 19-23: Monday, June 19 Special BCC Meeting on OLFX Land Swap, Ernie... 

June 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Receives $700K Housing Grant, Accepting Applications

The Town of Century is now accepting citizen applications for part of a  $700,000 housing grant, bringing the total housing grants... 

June 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Graduate Munro Completes Basic Military Training

U.S. Air Force Airman Jacob S. Munro graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The... 

June 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Finish First Half At 40-30

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos finished the first half with three straight losses to the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp. But more importantly... 

June 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Summer Reading Program Events At Your Library

Here’s a look at Summer Reading programs this week at you local branch library: Summer STEAM: Different Ways of Flying Tuesday,... 

June 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Motorcyclist Seriously Injured In Early Morning Cantonment Crash

One person was seriously injured in a motorcycle accident early Sunday morning near Cantonment. The crash occurred about 12:45 a.m.... 

June 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Molino Man Charged With Attack On Girlfriend

A Molino man has been charged with grabbing his girlfriend, attempting to hit her with his pickup truck and and dragging her back inside... 

June 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Department of Corrections Launches Compass 100

The Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) Division of Development: Improvement and Readiness has announced the statewide launch... 

June 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Corrections Officer Passes Away While On Duty

An Escambia County Corrections Officer in Cantonment passed away Saturday, June 17 at a local hospital after being transported from... 

June 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Strange Ed-Fellows

If there was one thing that Gov. Rick Scott could count on during this spring’s regular legislative session, it was the Florida... 

June 18, 2017 | 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... 

June 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos And Jacksonville Rained Out

The scheduled Pensacola Blue Wahoos and Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp game Saturday was rained out for the third time this series. The... 

June 18, 2017 | Read the story »