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Kendal Cobb Named Miss Northview High

Kendal Cobb Named Miss Northview High

Senior Kendal Cobb has been named Miss Northview High School 2015. She is the daughter of Jamie and Becky Cobb. After graduating Summa... 

May 22, 2015 | Read the story »

64 Arrested In Warrant Sweep

64 Arrested In Warrant Sweep

An Escambia County Sheriff’s Office warrant sweep resulted in 64 arrests and 136 warrants being served. The sweep targeted those... 

May 22, 2015 | Read the story »


Weak Cold Front Brings Better Weather

Here is your official North Escambia are forecast: Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Friday Night Partly... 

May 22, 2015 | Read the story »


Escambia Man Gets 25 Years For Molesting Child

An Escambia County man was sentenced Wednesday to 25 years in state prison for  lewd or lascivious molestation of a victim under 12.... 

May 22, 2015 | Read the story »


Scott Signs Bills On Carrying Guns, Bolstering Child Protection

.Gov. Rick Scott signed 44 bills into law Thursday, including a measure that will allow Floridians without concealed-weapons licenses... 

May 22, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate, Pine Forest, Northview And Jay In Spring Football Games Tonight

Tate, Pine Forest, Northview And Jay In Spring Football Games Tonight

Tonight is spring football for several area teams; The Tate Aggies will travel to Pine Forest for a 7 p.m. kickoff. The Northview... 

May 22, 2015 | Read the story »

West Florida’s Hicks Signs With Huntingdon College

West Florida’s Hicks Signs With Huntingdon College

Former Cantonment Cowboy and now West Florida High School senior Brandon Hicks has signed with Huntingdon College in Montgomery. Pictured:... 

May 22, 2015 | Read the story »

Weather Cancels Subway All Star Baseball And Softball Games

Weather Cancels Subway All Star Baseball And Softball Games

The Subway High School All-Star 2014-15 Series baseball and softball games at the University of West Florida were called Thursday... 

May 22, 2015 | Read the story »

Lower LIP Funding Sets Stage For Session Debate

Florida can anticipate about $1 billion in funding for a health-care program at the center of a state budget standoff, a high-ranking... 

May 22, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Beat Jackson

Zach Vincej came into Thursday’s game hitting .200 with only one run-batted in for the Pensacola Blue Wahoos. However, the shortstop... 

May 22, 2015 | Read the story »

Scott: Lawmakers ‘Know My Priorities’ For Special Session

Gov. Rick Scott resumed his push Wednesday for a massive tax-cut package and a “historic” increase in school funding,... 

May 21, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Grad Robinson Signs Pensacola State Basketball Scholarship

Neino Robinson, a 2014 graduate of Northview High School, signed a basketball scholarship Wednesday with Pensacola State College. The... 

May 21, 2015 | Read the story »

Mississippi Downs Pensacola

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos and Mississippi Braves played five games that all went down to the wire at Pensacola Bayfront Stadium. If... 

May 21, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia Holds Hurricane Drill

A hurricane drill was held Wednesday at the Escambia County Emergency Operations Center, giving local officials a chance to practice... 

May 21, 2015 | Read the story »

Republican Congressmen Call For LIP Extension

A dozen Republicans in Florida’s congressional delegation — including Jeff Miller — sent a letter this week to President... 

May 21, 2015 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Middle Presents Year-End Academic Awards

Ernest Ward Middle School recently presented the following academic awards for the 2014-2015 school year: Language Arts 6th Highest... 

May 20, 2015 | Read the story »

Cantonment Student Named National Merit Scholarship Winner

A Cantonment resident has been named a National Merit $2,500 Scholarship winner. Olivia Y. Liseth iis one of Florida’s finalists... 

May 20, 2015 | Read the story »

Police Seek Suspects In iPad Thefts

The Brewton (AL) Police Department is seeking assistance in identifying the individuals pictured. They are suspected in the theft... 

May 20, 2015 | Read the story »

Summer Tryouts Next Week For Tate Softball, Northview Baseball, Tate Baseball

Northview High School Baseball and Tate High School softball have scheduled summer tryouts. The 2015 Class 7A Softball State Champion... 

May 20, 2015 | Read the story »

Hospitals To Scott: Go Look It Up Yourself

As Gov. Rick Scott’s newly created health-care commission prepares to meet Wednesday to begin sifting through data about hospital... 

May 20, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Win Over Mississippi, Even Series

Starting pitcher Daniel Wright (2-4) was able to get some run support as the Pensacola Blue Wahoos (17-22) drove in a season-high... 

May 20, 2015 | Read the story »

Mark Your Calendar For Graduations

Make your calendars now for graduation. Graduation ceremonies will be held for Escambia County Schools as follows: Escambia Westgate... 

May 19, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia Health Dept. Urges Steps To Avoid Swimming Related Illnesses

The Florida Department of th in Escambia County is observing National Healthy and Safe Swimming Week, May 18-24, by promoting simple... 

May 19, 2015 | Read the story »

Ferry Pass Fire Station Promotes Volunteer Officers

The Ferry Pass Station of Escambia Fire Rescue recently met to discuss upcoming changes within the department and several promotions... 

May 19, 2015 | Read the story »

Hospitals Push Back Against Scott On Revenue Sharing, Data

Florida hospitals fired back Monday against Gov. Rick Scott in the latest salvo over the governor’s suggestion that the health-care... 

May 19, 2015 | Read the story »

Study: Century Not Ready For Hotel Or Motel

Now is probably not a good time to open a hotel or motel in Century, according to a University of West Florida Haas Center study commissioned... 

May 19, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Win Over Braves

It took Little Heroes Night to help the Pensacola Blue Wahoos stop a two-game skid to the Mississippi Braves Monday. Seth “Superman”... 

May 19, 2015 | Read the story »

State Charges Century Woman With Auto Insurance Fraud

A Century woman has been charged with allegedly trying to rip off  her automobile insurance company. Trisha Michelle Milstead, 43,... 

May 18, 2015 | Read the story »

Greater First Baptist Cantonment Celebrates 65 Years

The Greater First Baptist Church of Cantonment celebrated their 65th anniversary this weekend with special services on Friday and... 

May 18, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Lawmakers To Return June 1 For Special Session

After weeks of conflict, House and Senate leaders have formally called a special legislative session to reach agreement on a new state... 

May 18, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate Showband Names New Leadership Team

The Tate High School Showband of the South has named their leadership team for the upcoming 2015-2016 season. They are: Band Captain Tiana... 

May 18, 2015 | Read the story »

Hester, Russell Named EREC Scholarship Winners

Escambia River Electric Cooperative has announced two local seniors as winners of  the 2015 Herman D. Johnson Scholarship Awards. The... 

May 18, 2015 | Read the story »

Clash Over After School Programs Coming Back

A clash over the state’s oversight of children’s after-school programs is headed back to the Legislature, as lawmakers... 

May 18, 2015 | Read the story »