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No Serious Injuries In McBride Road Rollover Crash

No Serious Injuries In McBride Road Rollover Crash

One person escaped serious injury in a single vehicle rollover crash Monday afternoon on McBride Road, between Bratt and Byrneville... 

April 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Update: Century Tornado Debris Burn Reaches 75 Percent

Update: Century Tornado Debris Burn Reaches 75 Percent

Here’s an update on the Town of Century’s efforts to burn vegetative tornado debris in the town industrial park. The town... 

April 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Cooler Air Moves In

Cooler Air Moves In

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Monday: Becoming sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Monday... 

April 24, 2017 | Read the story »

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

Drivers will encounter traffic variations on the following state roads in Escambia County as crews perform construction and maintenance... 

April 24, 2017 | Read the story »


Escambia Government Meetings This Week

The following Escambia County government meetings are scheduled for this week: Monday, April 24 District 1 Town Hall Meeting, Bellview Middle... 

April 24, 2017 | Read the story »


Justices Approve Felon Rights, Gambling Initiatives

In a pair of high-profile issues that could go on the ballot next year, the Florida Supreme Court has approved proposed constitutional... 

April 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia School District Holding Hiring Event For Teachers

Escambia School District Holding Hiring Event For Teachers

Escambia County School District is holding a Spring Hiring Event on April 29, for those interested in becoming ECSD teachers for the... 

April 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Fall To Mobile Ending Winning Streak

Wahoos Fall To Mobile Ending Winning Streak

Pensacola Blue Wahoos eight-game win streak — the longest in franchise history — came to an end Sunday when the Mobile BayBears... 

April 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word

Sometimes, apologies take a long time in public life. Other times, they come more quickly. And still other times, despite how the... 

April 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Notice Of Minor Party Changes To Registrants

The Escambia County Supervisor of Elections Office recently received notice from the Florida Division of Elections that the registration... 

April 23, 2017 | Read the story »

UWF Holds Spring Game

For the second-consecutive year, the UWF football team gave the sizeable crowd on campus at Pen Air Field nearly 400 yards of offense... 

April 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos Pitcher Throws First Southern League Perfect Game Since 1970

Pensacola Blue Wahoos starter Tyler Mahle flirted with perfect games in his first two starts. On Saturday against the Mobile BayBears... 

April 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Gulf Power Named Among Nation’s Top Ten Utilities

Gulf Power has been ranked among the top ten investor-owned utilities in the nation according to a new ranking which compares capital... 

April 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Forestry On Alert For Local Fires

Nearly two dozen firefighters and support personnel from the Florida Forest Service’s Blackwater Forestry Center have been sent... 

April 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Middle SAC Honors Culinary Academy Members

Students in the Ernest Ward Middle School Culinary Academy were honored Friday morning during a meeting of the EWMS School Advisory... 

April 22, 2017 | Read the story »

FHP Cites Driver After Mobile Highway Crash

An Escambia County man was cited by the Florida Highway Patrol after a Friday afternoon crash at Mobile Highway and Eight Mile Creek... 

April 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Falls To Freeport (With Gallery); Tate Falls To Escambia

The Freeport Bulldogs beat the Northview Chiefs 8-4 Friday night in Bratt. Freeport took a 4-0 lead in the top of the third, but... 

April 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos Sweep The Jumbo Shrimp

Pensacola Blue Wahoos starting pitcher Austin Ross and Jacksonville starting pitcher Chris Mazza dueled to a 0-0 tie for seven innings. But... 

April 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate Gets Senior Night Shutout Over Navarre

SOFTBALL Tate 7, Navarre 0 Hannah Brown threw  no hitter Thursday in a Tate Aggie Senior Night 7-0 win over Navarre. Brown pitched... 

April 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Police Warn Of Parking Ticket Scam

If you receive an email saying you have received a parking citation within city limits and  can pay it online with a charge card,... 

April 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Library Celebrates 10th Anniversary

The Century Branch Library celebrated 10 years on Thursday with cake for patrons all day. Librarian Pat Rigel is also celebrating... 

April 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Fatal Motorcycle Crash Discovered Along Interstate

The Florida Highway Patrol said Thursday that a fatal crash discovered along the interstate likely occurred Tuesday night. The FHP... 

April 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Falls To Chipley (With Photo Gallery)

The Northview Chiefs fell to Chipley on Tuesday, 10-3. Hitting for Northview — Jamia Newton 0-3, R; Kendall Enfinger 1-4 R,... 

April 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Corrections Agency Scraps Prison Health Contract

Citing shortcomings in mental-health services at a South Florida prison, state corrections officials are terminating a contract with... 

April 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate Beats Escambia

BASEBALL Tate 7, Escambia 3 The Tate Aggies beat Escambia Thursday night 7-3. Reid Halfacre was 4-4 for the Aggies with a three singles... 

April 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Off To Best Start In Team History

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos are off to its best start in franchise history winning 10 of its last 11 games and sixth game in a row. They... 

April 21, 2017 | Read the story »

ECSO Warns Of Phone Scam

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of an ongoing phone scam. In the scam, residents receive a call from... 

April 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Sentenced On 16 Child Porn Counts

An Escambia County man has been sentenced to prison on child pornography charges. Daryl Emory Bruner, 37, was sentenced to 17 years... 

April 20, 2017 | Read the story »

State Puts Possible Bear Hunt On Hold

State game commissioners agreed Wednesday not to hold a bear hunt for at least two years, over the objections of hunters who decried... 

April 20, 2017 | Read the story »

One Of Alabama’s Most Wanted Criminals Arrested In Escambia County

One of Alabama’s most wanted criminals was arrested and booked into the Escambia County (FL) Jail Wednesday night by the U.S.... 

April 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Earth Day Celebration Planned In Century

The Century Health and Rehabilitation Center is planning an Earth Day  Celebration for Saturday, April 22 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. ... 

April 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Night Lane And Ramp Closures Planned For I-10 Near U.S. 29

Drivers will encounter traffic delays on Interstate 10 (I-10) near U.S. 29 from 8 p.m. Thursday  through 6 a.m. Friday  as crews... 

April 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Beat The Shrimp 7-5

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos won its fifth consecutive game with more drama and suspense than the movie Titanic. Pensacola was ahead,... 

April 20, 2017 | Read the story »