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Three Reported Injured In Kingsfield Wreck

Three Reported Injured In Kingsfield Wreck

Multiple people were injured in a two-vehicle wreck late Saturday night on East Kingsfield Road. The wreck occurred about 11:50 p.m.... 

August 1, 2021 | Read the story »

Heat Advisory: High About 95, Heat Index 110 Degrees

Heat Advisory: High About 95, Heat Index 110 Degrees

There is a heat advisory in effect for Sunday with a heat index rising to 110 degrees. Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Sunday:... 

August 1, 2021 | Read the story »

Here Are The School Supply Lists For Escambia County Schools (And Save With Tax Free Week)

Here Are The School Supply Lists For Escambia County Schools (And Save With Tax Free Week)

Here are the school supply lists for Escambia County. Florida’s sales tax holiday is continuing through August 9. Most school... 

August 1, 2021 | Read the story »

Escambia Health Department Announce Location, Scheduled Change For COVID-19 Testing

Escambia Health Department Announce Location, Scheduled Change For COVID-19 Testing

The Florida Department of Health in Escambia County (FDOH-Escambia) is announcing a change in location and hours of operation for... 

August 1, 2021 | Read the story »

Bay Bridge, Highway 29, Nine Mile And More: This Week’s Construction Slow Spots

Bay Bridge, Highway 29, Nine Mile And More: This Week’s Construction Slow Spots

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

August 1, 2021 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos Split Doubleheader, Snap Seven Game Losing Streak

Blue Wahoos Split Doubleheader, Snap Seven Game Losing Streak

The Blue Wahoos snapped their seven-game losing streak with a doubleheader split on Saturday night at Blue Wahoos Stadium. Pensacola... 

August 1, 2021 | Read the story »

DeSantis Issues Order Forbidding School Mask Mandates

Gov. Ron DeSantis has issued an executive order that forbids school districts in the state from mandating masks this year. He said... 

July 31, 2021 | Read the story »

Florida’s Back To School Sales Tax Holiday

Florida’s 10-day back to school sales tax holiday began Saturday and continues through August 9. During the sales tax holiday... 

July 31, 2021 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Gets 25 Years For Child Pornography Possession, Child Molestation

An Escambia County man has been sentenced to 25 year in state prison and lifetime sex offender probation for possessing child pornography. John... 

July 31, 2021 | Read the story »

Escambia Reports 1,627 New COVID-19 Cases In Last Week; Hospitalizations Increase

There were 1,627 new COVID-19 cases reported Escambia County over the last week by the Florida Department of Health. That’s... 

July 31, 2021 | Read the story »

Frontier Airlines Announces $29 Nonstop Flights from Pensacola to Orlando

Low-fare carrier Frontier Airlines announced this week expanded service at Pensacola International Airport that now includes a nonstop... 

July 30, 2021 | Read the story »

M-Braves Hand Wahoos Seventh Straight Defeat With 5-1 Loss

For the third night in a row, Pensacola saw an early lead evaporate at the Blue Wahoos fell 5-1 to the M-Braves on Thursday night. Pensacola... 

July 30, 2021 | Read the story »

Community Health Northwest Florida To Resume Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing

Due to the rise in COVID-19 cases in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties, Community Health Northwest Florida will resume drive-thru testing... 

July 29, 2021 | Read the story »

State To Purchase Garcon Point Bridge; DeSantis Cuts Tolls Nearly In Half

Gov. Ron DeSantis has directed the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) to reduce the toll rates on the Garcon Point Bridge. The... 

July 29, 2021 | Read the story »

Detailed Local COVID-19 Hospitalization Data Released

COVID-19 hospitalizations in Escambia County are up about six times in the past month and have climbed by 18 in the past day, according... 

July 29, 2021 | Read the story »

Free Food Distribution To Be Held Saturday In Century

Northwest Florida Community Outreach will hold a food distribution Saturday in Century. The drive-up distribution will take place... 

July 29, 2021 | Read the story »

Lightning Forces Shortened Game; Wahoos Lose 5-2 To M-Braves

Pensacola’s bullpen woes continued as the M-Braves scored three runs late to win Wednesday’s rain-shortened affair 5-2 at Blue... 

July 29, 2021 | Read the story »

ECUA Moves Forward Toward Water, Sewer And Sanitation Rate Increases

The Emerald Coast Utilities Authority took a final step Tuesday to move toward a vote on increased sanitation, water and sewer rates. For... 

July 28, 2021 | Read the story »

Local COVID-19 Cases And Data Reporting Increases; Mandatory Employee Vaccinations For Ascension Sacred Heart

As COVID-19 cases rise in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties, hospitals are releasing more data and considering visitation restrictions... 

July 28, 2021 | Read the story »

Jay Woman Wanted For Sex Offender Violation

A Jay woman is wanted by authorities on sex offender violation charges, according to Santa Rosa County Crime Stoppers. Shaylene Nicole... 

July 28, 2021 | Read the story »

Alabama Sheriff Says If You Litter, He Wants You Sentenced To Pick Up Trash For 40 Hours

The sheriff of Escambia County, Alabama, says if you are caught littering on a public road in his county, he’ll ask the judge... 

July 28, 2021 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Charged In 2020 Fatal Hit And Run

An Escambia County man was arrested Tuesday for a fatal hit and run that claimed the life of a pedestrian last year. Brian Justin... 

July 28, 2021 | Read the story »

With Seven Homers, M-Braves Beat The Wahoos 9-3

After being no-hit for five innings, the M-Braves clubbed seven homers en route to a convincing 9-3 win on Tuesday night at Blue Wahoos... 

July 28, 2021 | Read the story »

Escambia County Agrees To Provide $450,000 For Century Wastewater Infrastructure Improvements

The Town of Century and Escambia County have entered into an interlocal agreement under which the county will provide $450,000 to... 

July 27, 2021 | Read the story »

Escambia County New COVID-19 Cases, Hospitalizations Almost Double In A Week

The number of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in Escambia County have both almost doubled in the past week. Pensacola Mayor Grover... 

July 27, 2021 | Read the story »

NWS Adding New ‘Destructive’ Severe Thunderstorm Warning That Will Alert On Your Phone

The National Weather Service is adding two new thunderstorm warning categories, one of which will trigger an alert of your phone. Severe... 

July 27, 2021 | Read the story »

AG Consumer Alert: Beware of Scammers Trying to Exploit Child Tax Credit Payments

Attorney General Ashley Moody today issued a Consumer Alert warning that scammers may attempt to target recipients of the Child Tax... 

July 27, 2021 | Read the story »

Boil Water Notice Lifted For Residents In Stacey Road, Quintette, Highway 95A Area

On Tuesday, Cottage Hill Water Works  lifted a precautionary boil water notice that was issued Monday following a 4-inch water main... 

July 27, 2021 | Read the story »

Cantonment Man Left For Work A Week Ago And Has Not Been Seen Since

It has been a week since a Cantonment man went missing while headed to work out of town, and the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office... 

July 27, 2021 | Read the story »

Man Charged With Aggravated Battery Of His Girlfriend In Century

A man is facing two felony charges after allegedly head-butting and biting his girlfriend during an argument at a Century apartment... 

July 26, 2021 | Read the story »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing On I-10

A small plane made an emergency landing on I-10 near Milton Sunday evening after the pilot ran out of fuel. Witnesses told the Florida... 

July 26, 2021 | Read the story »