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One Killed In Northern Santa Rosa County Crash

One Killed In Northern Santa Rosa County Crash

A Pensacola man died Tuesday in a three vehicle accident in northern Santa Rosa County. The Florida Highway Patrol said 54-year old... 

November 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Great Weather Through The Thanksgiving Weekend

Great Weather Through The Thanksgiving Weekend

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday... 

November 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Survey Shows Lowest Thanksgiving Dinner Cost In Five Years

Survey Shows Lowest Thanksgiving Dinner Cost In Five Years

American Farm Bureau Federation’s 32nd annual price survey of classic items found on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table indicates... 

November 22, 2017 | Read the story »


Judge Weighs Legality Of Abortion Waiting Period

Lawyers for the state asked a Leon County circuit judge Tuesday to order a trial about the constitutionality of a 2015 state law that... 

November 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Thanksgiving Holiday Closures

Thanksgiving Holiday Closures

ESCAMBIA  COUNTY: Below is a listing of Escambia County offices and departments closed on Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov. 24 in... 

November 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Tips For An Energy Efficient Thanksgiving

Tips For An Energy Efficient Thanksgiving

Homes will be filled with the aromas of roasting turkeys, sweet potatoes and pecan pies as the traditional start of the holiday cooking... 

November 22, 2017 | Read the story »

FDLE Arrests Escambia County Man For Possession Of Child Porn

FDLE agents and the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office today arrested Steven Michael Truax Jr., 30, of 2006 East Johnson Avenue,... 

November 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Seeks To End Satellite TV Tax Fight

Attorney General Pam Bondi’s office has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reject a challenge to the constitutionality of a state... 

November 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Gulf Power Employees Help Point The Way In The Blackwater Forest

Gulf Power’s Plant Crist and Environmental Affair’s stewardship teams spent a recent day volunteering in Blackwater River State... 

November 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Volunteer Sought For Escambia County Value Adjustment Board

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

November 20, 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... 

November 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Seminole Tribe, Disney Pour Money Into Gambling Initiative

The Seminole Tribe of Florida and Disney Worldwide Services spent $1.55 million in October to back a proposed constitutional amendment... 

November 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Jim Allen Elementary School Names Students Of The Month

Jim Allen Elementary School has named Students of the Month for November. They are Mykamia Padgett (left) and Eli Langreck. Courtesy... 

November 20, 2017 | Read the story »

American Diabetes Month: Floridians Impacted In Large Numbers

November is American Diabetes Month. As the prevalence of the disease continues to rise across the state and nation, the number of... 

November 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Judge Blasts State Prisons Over Hepatitis Care

In a scathing ruling issued Friday, a federal judge found that Florida corrections officials have a “long and sordid history”... 

November 20, 2017 | Read the story »

UWF Dominates Wingate, 31-0, In NCAA First Round Victory

WINGATE, N.C. – Coming into Saturday’s NCAA Division II Football First Round game at No. 3 seed Wingate, No. 6 seed UWF became... 

November 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Airman Dove Graduates From Military Basic Training

U.S. Air Force Airman William T. Dove graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, TX. The... 

November 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Baptist Children’s Homes Honored By DCF

Florida Baptist Children’s Homes was nominated for the 2017 Champions of Hope Award that is awarded annually by the Florida Department... 

November 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Another One Bites The Duest

There were reminders this week that governors come and go, but the rituals of the Capitol remain. Gov. Rick Scott outlined his eighth... 

November 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Academy Wins AISA State Championship

The Escambia Academy Cougars are the AISA 2A state champions after  a 30-20 win Friday afternoon over top-ranked Autauga Academy... 

November 18, 2017 | Read the story »

92 Become New American Citizens

There were 92 new Americans that took the Oath of Allegiance Friday at the National Museum of Naval Aviation on Naval Air Station... 

November 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Firefighters, Cops Shop For Toys For Tots (With Gallery)

Toys for Tots invited the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, Escambia Fire Rescue, Pensacola Police Department and the Pensacola... 

November 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Branch Library Hosts Thanksgiving Program

The Century Branch Library recently held a Thanksgiving program. The event included a story, Magic Color Scratch ornaments and treats... 

November 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Camp Fire Century Presents Thanksgiving Play

The Camp Fire Century Youth Learning Center held their annual Thanksgiving Play Friday morning. For a photo gallery of the cutest... 

November 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate’s Nickerson And Lundquist Sign With Coastal Alabama

Two Tate High School softball standouts signed Friday to play at the college level.  Deazia Nickerson (pictured left) and Ashley... 

November 18, 2017 | Read the story »

U.S. Marshals Recover 1,000th Missing Child; Abductor Arrested In Escambia County

This week, the U.S. Marshals Service assisted in the recovery of its 1,000th missing child in Pensacola. The one thousand recoveries... 

November 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Three Arrested For August Shooting Death In Atmore

Three people have been arrested in connection with the August shooting death of Robert Kennedy of Atmore, according to Atmore Police... 

November 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Is Walmart Coming To The Former Champion Golf Course In Cantonment?

There have been plenty of rumors and posts on social media this week claiming that a Walmart store will be constructed on the former... 

November 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Middle School Student Airlifted To Hospital Following Fight

A middle school student was airlifted to the hospital Thursday after being involved in a fight at a school. The boy was involved in... 

November 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Cantonment Church Serves More Than A Meal At Waterfront Rescue Mission

On the third Thursday of each month, members of the Pinewoods Presbyterian Church in Cantonment serve up more than just a hot meal... 

November 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate’s Brown Signs With Jacksonville State, Wolfenden With Gulf Coast

Two Tate High School softball standouts have signed to play at the college level. Hanna Brown has signed to play softball with the... 

November 17, 2017 | Read the story »