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Photo Gallery: Flomaton Celebrates Railroad Junction Day

Photo Gallery: Flomaton Celebrates Railroad Junction Day

Flomaton celebrated the town’s heritage Saturday with  Railroad Junction Day. The day featured a variety of free activities,... 

September 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Bingo Closes Just Weeks After Opening

Century Bingo Closes Just Weeks After Opening

One of Century’s newest businesses has closed its doors just a few weeks after openng. Century Bingo opened this summer after... 

September 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate Graduate Henschen Completes Basic Military Training

Tate Graduate Henschen Completes Basic Military Training

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

September 24, 2017 | Read the story »


Showers And Thunderstorms Possible Today

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with... 

September 24, 2017 | Read the story »

ERC Football Scores

ERC Football Scores

Here are week 4 scores from  ERC youth league football: Seniors Brewton  32, Jay 0 Baker 25, Neal 13 Flomaton 35, NWE 8 Excel 44,... 

September 24, 2017 | Read the story »

FWC Seeks Comment On Proposed Hunting Rule Changes

FWC Seeks Comment On Proposed Hunting Rule Changes

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is seeking public input on drafted rule changes regarding hunting and FWD-managed... 

September 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: The Aftermath Of Hurricane Irma

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: The Aftermath Of Hurricane Irma

More than 10 days after Hurricane Irma crashed through the state, thousands of Floridians were still in the dark as estimates of damage... 

September 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Teen Struck By Hit And Run Driver On Beulah Road

The Florida Highway Patrol is searching for a hit and run driver that hit a teenager walking along Beulah Road Friday night. According... 

September 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Gulf Power Crews Continue To Support Irma Restoration

Crews from Gulf Power are continuing to help restore power after Hurricane Irma. Gulf Power’s storm teams worked Friday in North... 

September 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Friday Night’s High School Football Scores

Here are scores from tonight’s high school football games in the North Escambia area: FLORIDA Holmes County 42, Northview 13 Tate... 

September 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Library ‘Rocks’ Hide And Seek

The Century Branch Library held a “Hid and Seek” rock painting event Thursday night. Children had a chance to design and... 

September 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Powers Past Perdido (With Photo Gallery)

The Ernest Ward Middle School Eagles powered past the Perdido (AL) Raiders 36-6  Thursday night in Walnut Hill. The two teams will... 

September 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Byrneville Elementary Board Of Directors Plans Meeting

The Byrneville Elementary School Board of Directors will meet on Wednesday, September 27 at 3:30 at the school. The charter school’s... 

September 22, 2017 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

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

September 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Surveillance Images Released In Armed Robbery Of Atmore Walgreens

Atmore Police are investigating an armed robbery at Walgreens on South Main Street. About 9:55 p.m. Tuesday, the Atmore Police Department... 

September 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Work Begins Monday On $5.2 Million Hwy 29 Resurfacing From Nine Mile To Muscogee

Construction will begin next week on a $5.2 million project to resurface Highway 29 from north of Nine Mile Road to Muscogee Road. Other... 

September 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Church Outside Century Needs Town’s Blessing – And Land – To Expand

The Poplar Dell Baptist Church is located nearly four miles outside Century, but the town may hold the key to the construction of... 

September 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Police Put Drug Dealers On Notice After Man’s Life Sentence

An Escambia  County Jury convicted Marcus Dewayne Jackson for first degree murder by distribution of heroin in the death of Jim Cady. Judge... 

September 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview High Names Students Of The Month For September

\ Northview High School has named students of the month for September. They are (pictured L-R) Tyler Ray, 9th grade; Aurora McCann,... 

September 21, 2017 | Read the story »

FDOT Orders Emergency Closure Of Arthur Brown Road Bridge

The Florida Department of Transportation as ordered the emergency closure of a Walnut Hill bridge after it failed a state inspection. The... 

September 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Top Dog: K-9 Units Put To The Test In Field Trial Event

There are 23 teams from Florida ,Alabama, Louisiana and Arkansas competing in the Southeastern States Manhunt Field Trials this week... 

September 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Man Gets Over 18 Years In Prison For Teen Sexual Battery

An Escambia County man has been sentenced to over 18 years in state prison for the sexual battery of a teen. Escambia County Circuit... 

September 21, 2017 | Read the story »

West Florida Libraries Offer Special Edition Library Card

West Florida Public Libraries will offer a special edition library card in September in honor of Library Card Sign-up Month. The special... 

September 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Driver Injured After Hitting Mailbox

One person was trapped in their vehicle following a single vehicle accident on Kings Road off East Kingsfield Road Wednesday morning. The... 

September 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Local Students Won’t Be Required To Make Up Missed Irma Days

Students in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties will not have to make up two days of school lost to Hurricane Irma. Even though Irma... 

September 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Business Tax Receipt Renewal Deadline Approaching

Escambia County Tax Collector Scott Lunsford is reminding business owners that the deadline to renew their Business Tax Receipt (BTR)... 

September 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Volunteers Sought For Six Escambia County Extension Council Seats

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

September 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Atmore Man Arrested On Child Sex Abuse Charges

An Atmore man has been arrested on child sex abuse charges. Ricky Terrell Pratt, age 19 of Liberty Street, was charged with enticing... 

September 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Town Rents Century Business Center Office To Attorney

The Town of Century is renting space at the Century Business Center to a Pensacola attorney. The “main office” of the... 

September 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Volleyball Loses To Central In Three, Tate Beats Fort Walton

The Central Jaguars defeated the Northview Chiefs Tuesday night in Bratt 3-1. The Chiefs dropped the first set by a score of 18-25... 

September 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Portion Of Stefani Road To Close Friday Morning

The closure of Stefani Road between Nine Mile Road and 9 1/2 Mile Road in Cantonment has been rescheduled. The segment will now experience... 

September 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Tourism Marketing To Ramp Up After Irma

Florida will begin a post-Hurricane Irma marketing plan to lure tourists back to the Sunshine State. Gov. Rick Scott announced Tuesday... 

September 20, 2017 | Read the story »