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Suspect Arrested After Breaking Into Camper In Cantonment

Suspect Arrested After Breaking Into Camper In Cantonment

A man was arrested after breaking into a camper trailer at a Cantonment residence Wednesday morning. Jonah Richard Harris, 28, was... 

January 16, 2019 | Read the story »

Two Killed In Northern Santa Rosa County Wreck

Two Killed In Northern Santa Rosa County Wreck

Two East Brewton residents lost their lives in a single vehicle wreck Tuesday night in northern Santa Rosa County. A  female driver... 

January 16, 2019 | Read the story »

New Convenience Store Planned For Hwy 29, Hwy 97 In Molino

New Convenience Store Planned For Hwy 29, Hwy 97 In Molino

Plans are once again in the works for a new convenience store at the intersection of Highway 29 and Highway 97 in Molino. Escambia... 

January 16, 2019 | Read the story »

Sunny Today, Rain And Colder Weather On The Way

Sunny Today, Rain And Colder Weather On The Way

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph. Wednesday... 

January 16, 2019 | Read the story »

District 5 Commissioner Schedules Town Hall Meeting In Molino

District 5 Commissioner Schedules Town Hall Meeting In Molino

Escambia County District 5 Commissioner Steven Barry will hold a town hall meeting next month in Molino. The meeting will take place... 

January 16, 2019 | Read the story »

Tate Aggies Beat Gulf Breeze In Important District Game

Tate Aggies Beat Gulf Breeze In Important District Game

The Tate Aggies defeated the Gulf Breeze Dolphins 86-79 Tuesday night. Before the game, a memorial for player Sean Banks and his sister... 

January 16, 2019 | Read the story »

Bill Would Let Students Be Excused From Jury Duty In Florida

Bill Would Let Students Be Excused From Jury Duty In Florida

Many full-time students in Florida could be excused from serving on juries, under a proposal filed Tuesday for the 2019 legislative... 

January 16, 2019 | Read the story »

Manna Offering Help to Federal Workers And Coast Guard During Shutdown

Manna Food Pantry is offering help to federal workers and Coast Guard members affected by the government shutdown. Those that need... 

January 15, 2019 | Read the story »

GoFundMe Established For DUI Crash Family; Tate ‘Numbers’ Memorial Honors Banks

Balloons with the numbers 40, 53 and 28 were on the fence outside Tate High School on Monday. Those were the jersey numbers worn by... 

January 15, 2019 | Read the story »

Century Man Charged With Battery, Theft Of Utility Trailer

A Century man was arrested after being featured as one of the first members of the “Century Six” most wanted North Escambia... 

January 15, 2019 | Read the story »

DeSantis Poised To Make Marijuana Changes

With one of his chief advisers tweeting the hashtag “NoSmokeIsAJoke,” Gov. Ron DeSantis said Monday he will “very soon” announce... 

January 15, 2019 | Read the story »

Kay Ivey Takes Office As Alabama’s First Elected Female Republican Governor

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey was sworn in Monday on the steps of the state capital for her first full term. She is the second female governor... 

January 15, 2019 | Read the story »

Accused DUI Manslaughter Suspect Back In Jail Without Bond; State Seeks Upgraded Charges; FHP Report Reveals New Details

The man accused of DUI manslaughter in the deaths of a Tate High School student and his sister in a Cantonment wreck is back behind... 

January 14, 2019 | Read the story »

Walking Program Every Tuesday Morning At The Molino Library

The Molino Branch Library is inviting participants for “Walk This Way at Molino Branch Library” every Tuesday. Groups... 

January 14, 2019 | Read the story »

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts; Where To Expect Delays

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

January 14, 2019 | Read the story »

Escambia BOCC Weekly Meeting Schedule

Here is a schedule of Escambia County public meetings scheduled this week: Monday, Jan. 14 ECAT Trolley Operator Interviews –... 

January 14, 2019 | Read the story »

Driver Rolls Pickup Into Guardrail

There were no serious injuries reported when a pickup truck crashed and rolled over onto a guardrail early Sunday morning at the North... 

January 13, 2019 | Read the story »

Drivers Runs Off Highway 29, Hits Mobile Homes

The driver of a pickup truck ran off the roadway and struck two mobile homes in Cantonment Saturday afternoon. The vehicle was apparently... 

January 13, 2019 | Read the story »

Grief Counselors Available Monday For Students, Staff At Tate High School

Counselors will be available Monday at Tate High School for students and staff following the death of a student early Saturday morning. Sean... 

January 13, 2019 | Read the story »

UF/IFAS Extension Offering Pesticide Licensing Training Course In Walnut Hill

The UF/IFAS Extension Office will offer a public training session for individuals interested in obtaining a private pesticide applicators... 

January 13, 2019 | Read the story »

Arbor Day Art Contest Entries Accepted Now

Celebrate Arbor Day by participating in the UF/IFAS Extension Arbor Day mail art contest. Make your own drawing, collage, painting... 

January 13, 2019 | Read the story »

Gruters Tapped To Lead Florida Republicans

Entering an election cycle in which Florida will again be a key battleground in the race for the White House, state Sen. Joe Gruters... 

January 13, 2019 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: DeSantis Flexing Some Executive Muscle

There’s a new sheriff in town, both literally and figuratively. Gov. Ron DeSantis came in as Florida’s chief executive with both... 

January 13, 2019 | Read the story »

Tate High Aggie Family Mourns Loss Of Student Sean Banks

The Tate High School Aggie family is mourning the loss of sophomore Sean Banks and his older sister Antoinette Marie McCoy in a tragic... 

January 12, 2019 | Read the story »

Behind Bars: ECSO Nabs Man On The Run Since November Molino Manhunt

A man Cantonment man that was the focus of a manhunt two months ago in Molino is now behind bars. Colby Chase Myrick, 27, was taken... 

January 12, 2019 | Read the story »

Heath Jackson Sworn In As First Republican Sheriff In Escambia County, AL

Heath Jackson was sworn in Friday afternoon as the first-ever Republican sheriff in Escambia County, AL. Immediately after taking... 

January 12, 2019 | Read the story »

No Injuries In Early Morning Mobile Home Fire

Firefighters responded to a Saturday morning kitchen fire on old Atmore Road about three miles west of Flomaton. The fire was contained... 

January 12, 2019 | Read the story »

No Injuries In Nine Mile At Highway 29 Rollover Crash

There were no injuries reported in a two vehicle rollover crash Friday afternoon about 4:15 p.m. on Nine Mile Road at the southbound... 

January 12, 2019 | Read the story »

High School Hoops Scores

Friday night high school basketball scores: BOYS Baker 54 Northview 46 – For a photo gallery, click here. Tate 67, Niceville... 

January 12, 2019 | Read the story »

Fracking Ban Proposed In Florida House

With the idea getting support from Gov. Ron DeSantis, a House Republican has filed a proposal to ban the oil- and gas-drilling process... 

January 12, 2019 | Read the story »

Escambia Planning Board Approves New General Retail Store Fronting Muscogee Road

The Escambia County Planning Board has approved rezoning for a new general retail store for Cantonment. The rezoning proposal will... 

January 11, 2019 | Read the story »

Escambia Firefighter’s Union President Says Department Needs More Funding

Thursday, the president of the Escambia County Professional Firefighters union told the Escambia County Commission that there are... 

January 11, 2019 | Read the story »