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Freedom Road Bridge In Century Closed

Freedom Road Bridge In Century Closed

The Town of Century closed a portion of Freedom Road Wednesday morning for bridge repairs. Freedom Road is closed from Jefferson Avenue... 

January 29, 2020 | Read the story »

Five Injured When Driver Flees Traffic Stop, Crashes Into SUV In Cantonment

Five Injured When Driver Flees Traffic Stop, Crashes Into SUV In Cantonment

Five people were injured when driver fled from an attempted traffic stop and crashed into a SUV Tuesday evening in Cantonment. The... 

January 29, 2020 | Read the story »

Cool, Rainy Wednesday

Cool, Rainy Wednesday

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 58. East wind around... 

January 29, 2020 | Read the story »

Get Free Reblended Paint From Escambia County

Get Free Reblended Paint From Escambia County

Escambia County offers free reblended paint in five gallon buckets. The paint is available every Thursday from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.... 

January 29, 2020 | Read the story »

Olive Baptist Ministry Village Bargain Center Thrift Store Moving To Nine Mile Road

Olive Baptist Ministry Village Bargain Center Thrift Store Moving To Nine Mile Road

The Olive Baptist Ministry Village Bargain Center is moving to Nine Mile Road. The thrift store is moving to 92 East Nine Mile Road... 

January 29, 2020 | Read the story »

FWC Hunter Safety Courses Offered In Escambia, Santa Rosa Counties

FWC Hunter Safety Courses Offered In Escambia, Santa Rosa Counties

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering free hunter safety internet-completion courses in Escambia... 

January 29, 2020 | Read the story »

Giving Back: Tate High FFA Members Make PB&J Sandwiches For Waterfront Rescue

Giving Back: Tate High FFA Members Make PB&J Sandwiches For Waterfront Rescue

Members of the Tate High School FFA gave back to the community by preparing peanut butter and jelly sandwiches for the Waterfront... 

January 29, 2020 | Read the story »

Update: Missing Man Located

UPDATE: This missing man has been located. Previous story: A silver alert has been issued for 73-year old David Weithop. He was last... 

January 28, 2020 | Read the story »

American Legion Auxiliary Presents $11,364 Donation To Kingsfield Elementary Autism Program

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 340 recently presented a $11,364 donation to the autism program at Kingsfield Elementary School. The... 

January 28, 2020 | Read the story »

Bratt Elementary Releases Honor Roll, Perfect Attendance

Bratt Elementary School has released their honor roll and perfect attendance for the second nine weeks. A Honor Roll Landon Allcock Destiny Andrews Eric Anthony Eli Anthony Avannah Anthony Amahl Atallah Jerrilynn Barlow Rileigh Barlow Jasiah Barnes Hayden Batson Alexa Beasley Tinleigh Bius Levi Bolen Antonio Brown Forester Bryan Ruth Bryan Ta’kia Bush Amara Campbell Christian Caraway Jonah Carter Sawyer Chancery Avaiha Colbert Kendall Corey Isabella Coy Luke Craft Melody Cruz Brantley Cummings David Daniel Carlie Davis Jamarreai Davison Ella... 

January 28, 2020 | Read the story »

Tax Season Underway; IRS Now Processing Returns

Tax season officially got underway Monday as the Internal Revenue Service started accepting and processing federal tax returns for... 

January 28, 2020 | Read the story »

Milestone Boulevard To Be Closed 7-10 Days

Milestone Boulevard will be closed at the intersection of Nine Mile Road in Escambia County beginning Tuesday, January 28. The closure... 

January 28, 2020 | Read the story »

Northview’s Garrick Davis Inks With Northwestern Red Raiders

Northview High School’s Garrick Davis has signed a letter of intent to continue his football career at Northwestern College... 

January 28, 2020 | Read the story »

Northview High NJROTC Earns Numerous Awards At Florida A&M Meet

The Northview High School NJROTC earned numerous awards at the Florida A&M Field meet this past weekend, including: Color guard... 

January 27, 2020 | Read the story »

One Shot At Escambia Convenience Store During Child Custody Exchange

One person was shot Sunday night at a Pensacola Boulevard convenience store during a child custody exchange. It happened shortly after... 

January 27, 2020 | Read the story »

Escambia BOCC Weekly Meeting Schedule

Here is a schedule of Escambia County public meetings this week: Monday, January 27 Library Board of Governance – 4 p.m., 239... 

January 27, 2020 | Read the story »

Plans Nearing Completion For New District 1 Bellview Library

Groundbreaking for a new library in Bellview could happen as early as May or Jane. On his blog, Escambia County District 1 Commissioner... 

January 27, 2020 | Read the story »

Want To Be A Beach Lifeguard? Tryouts Are Scheduled For Saturday

Pensacola Beach Lifeguards will host tryouts next Saturday. The tryouts will be held Saturday, February 1 at 11 a.m. at the University... 

January 27, 2020 | Read the story »

Gas Prices Decline And Will Slip Lower This Week, AAA Says

Florida gas prices dropped an average of eight cents last week and are likely to slip even lower in the coming days, according to... 

January 27, 2020 | Read the story »

Florida Senators Request Honors For Those Involved In NAS Pensacola Shooting

U.S. Senators Marco Rubio and Rick Scott are urging the Navy and Department of Defense to honor the heroes of the Naval Air Station... 

January 26, 2020 | Read the story »

Molino Is Sew Cool: Learn Sewing Basics At The Molino Library

The West Florida Libraries  will present “Molino Is Sew Cool” Monday afternoon, January 27. It’s a chance to learn... 

January 26, 2020 | Read the story »

Escambia County Tropicana Public Speaking Contest Winners Named

Over 1,500 students in grades 4-6 participated in the Escambia County 4-H Tropicana Public Speaking contest. Individual classroom... 

January 26, 2020 | Read the story »

Escambia County Veterans Court In Need Of Mentors

The Escambia County Veterans Court is in need of mentors. Veterans Treatment Court Judge Gary Bergosh is looking to build upon the... 

January 26, 2020 | Read the story »

Weekly Traffic Alerts – This Week’s State Road Project Slowdowns

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

January 26, 2020 | Read the story »

ECSO Arrests 17 In Burglary Ring, Clearing Up 67 Cases

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office has made 17 arrests since October in a burglary ring, clearing up 67 cases. Suspects ranged... 

January 25, 2020 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Gets 40 Months For Trying To Sell Equipment To Iran

An Escambia County man has been sentenced to 40 months in federal prison for conspiring with foreign nationals to ship technology to... 

January 25, 2020 | Read the story »

Woman Arrested At Holman Prison With Gun, Narcotics In Her Vehicle

The Alabama Department of Corrections reports a woman was arrested with a gun and narcotics in her vehicle outside Holman Prison in... 

January 25, 2020 | Read the story »

Funeral Services Announced For Former Longtime Brewton Mayor Ted Jennings

Funeral services have been announced for former longtime Brewton Mayor Ted Jennings, 75. He passed away January 20 while on vacation... 

January 25, 2020 | Read the story »

Your Caller Id Says It’s Gulf Power. But It’s Probably A Scam.

Gulf Power, the Better Business Bureau and law enforcement are warning area residents about scammers claiming to be from Gulf Power... 

January 25, 2020 | Read the story »

Northview Girls Weightlifting Places At Districts, Advances To Regionals

Northview High School’s girls weightlifting team placed at districts Friday at Baker. They advance to the regional meet on January... 

January 25, 2020 | Read the story »

One Person Killed In W Street Crash; Century Man, Pensacola Woman Critical

One person was killed in a crash Thursday afternoon on W Street at Marcus Pointe Boulevard. The Florida Highway Patrol said 36-year... 

January 24, 2020 | Read the story »

One Killed In Four Vehicle Wreck North Of Atmore

One person was killed in a four vehicle crash north of Atmore Thursday evening. About 5:45 p.m., Alabama State Troopers responded... 

January 24, 2020 | Read the story »