Class Of 2016 Graduates From Tate High School
The Tate High School Class of 2016 graduated Friday morning at the Pensacola Bay Center.
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Salutatorian Lauren Kirkland (pictured inset) thanked numerous school staff members for helping the senior class achieve their goals.
“Above everyone, I’d like to give thanks to my God and my saviour Jesus Christ,” Kirkland said, receiving overwhelming [...]
Inmate Airlifted To The Hospital After Altercation At Century Prison
The Florida Department of Corrections is releasing little information about an altercation at Century Correctional Institution that ended with an inmate airlifted to the hospital Thursday.
“An inmate was injured as the result of an apparent inmate on inmate altercation,” FDOC said in a written statement to NorthEscambia.com.
Escambia County EMS was called to the prison just [...]
Northview High Names 2016 Honors Graduates
Northview High School named their honors graduates during Thursday night’s 2016 Senior Awards Night.
Valedictorian of the Class of 2016 is Bethany Cheyenne Reynolds, daughter of William and Jane Reynolds of Walnut Hill. She is graduating with a final weighted GPA of 5.06. Salutatorian is Moriah Renee’ McGahan, daughter of Greg and Candy McGahan of Molino.
Three Injured In Highway 29 Crash
Three people were injured in a two-vehicle accident in Molino Friday morning.
Just after 10 a.m., a passenger car collided with a utility trailer being pulled by a pickup truck on Highway 29 at Morgan Cemetery Road, just north of Highway 97. The utility trailer was loaded with lawn equipment.
The three injured — including one trauma [...]
Sheriff’s Office ‘Clean Sweeps’ Cottage Hill
The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office held a Clean Sweep operation Thursday morning in the Cottage Hill area.
The focus of “Operation Clean Sweep” was to work with the Cottage Hill Neighborhood Watch group, residents, churches and business owners to control and prevent the damaging effects of [...]
Woman Hit By Her Own Vehicle In Convenience Store Parking Lot
A woman was injured when she was hit by her own vehicle in a convenience store parking lot early Thursday morning.
About 2:30 a.m., the woman was reportedly working on her vehicle in the parking lot of the Tom Thumb on Highway 29 at West Roberts Road when it jumped into gear, dragging the woman across [...]
Cantonment Couple Charged In ‘Heart-Wrenching’ Child Abuse Case
A Cantonment couple has been charged in a child abuse case that Escambia County David Morgan called “heart-wrenching” and one of the worst he has ever seen.
Jeffrey Scott Linton, 48, and Rachel Watkins Linton, 34, of Muscogee Road in Cantonment, are facing multiple child abuse charges based upon allegations that they inflicted severe physical abuse [...]
Work Complete On Replacement Of 75 Year Old Highway 97 Bridge
Work is now mostly complete on the replacement of a 75-year old Highway 97 bridge over Little Pine Barren Creek in Walnut Hill.
Work at the site began back in March 2015, with traffic moved to a temporary bridge in July. The construction was part of a $2.5 million contract which consisted of [...]
Learn How To Purchase AED At Escambia County’s Cost
Escambia County will hold a meeting next week to provide more information on how to purchase an automated external defibrillator (AED) at the county’s cost.
District 5 Commissioner Steven Barry and Escambia County Public Safety will host a meeting Tuesday, May 31 at 6 p.m. for groups or individuals interested in purchasing an AED for their [...]
Spring Football: Northview Downs Jay (With Gallery)
The Northview Chiefs defeated the Jay Royals Tuesday night in spring football action.
In a junior varsity quarter, Northview topped Jay 7-0. In a full varsity scrimmage, Northview defeated Jay 34-0.
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