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Gaetz Continues To Mull Bid For UWF Presidency

Gaetz Continues To Mull Bid For UWF Presidency

As the University of West Florida searches for a new president — and the Aug. 15 application deadline approaches — former... 

July 23, 2016 | Read the story »


Hot, Scattered Thunderstorms

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.... 

July 23, 2016 | Read the story »


Scott: Pensacola Area Employment Ticks Upward

Governor Rick Scott announced today that the Pensacola area added 1,700 new private-sector jobs over the year in June. The area’s... 

July 23, 2016 | Read the story »


District 5 Commissioner To Hold Town Hall Meeting

Escambia County District 5 Commissioner Steven Barry will host a town hall meeting on Monday at 5:30 p.m. at the Langley Bell 4-H... 

July 23, 2016 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Not Exactly A ‘Conventional Convention’

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Not Exactly A ‘Conventional Convention’

It wasn’t exactly a scripted lovefest. Unless the scripting was done by the folks who put on professional wrestling matches. The... 

July 23, 2016 | Read the story »

Biloxi Beats The Wahoos

Biloxi Beats The Wahoos

The Biloxi Shuckers got the better of the Pensacola Blue Wahoos lineup Friday, allowing just two hits in a 3-2 victory over Pensacola... 

July 23, 2016 | Read the story »

Trump Delivers Message: ‘I Am With You’

[Cleveland, OH] Accepting perhaps the most unlikely major-party nomination in American history, Donald Trump used his prime time... 

July 22, 2016 | Read the story »

Reagan’s Former PAC Endorses Rebekah Bydlak For Congress

Congressional candidate Rebekah Bydlak of Cantonment announced that she has earned the endorsement of Citizens for the Republic, Ronald... 

July 22, 2016 | Read the story »

OneBlood To Begin Testing Blood Donations For Zika Virus

As of August 1, OneBlood will begin testing blood donations for the Zika virus. “With approval to begin using the investigational... 

July 22, 2016 | Read the story »

Wahoos Top Biloxi 3-0

Pensacola Blue Wahoos starting pitcher Rookie Davis blanked the Biloxi Shuckers for the second time in his last three starts since... 

July 22, 2016 | Read the story »

Powerball Rolls Over Again To $390 Million

There were no winners in Wednesday night’s $361 million Powerball drawing. The Powerball jackpot has now rolled over 21 times... 

July 21, 2016 | Read the story »

State Senator Calls For All Corrections Buses To Be Halted For Brake Check

A state senator is calling for the Florida Department of Corrections to stop transporting inmate on prison system buses until each... 

July 21, 2016 | Read the story »

Scott, Bondi Tout Trump And Bash Hillary

With Florida poised to again play a key role in the presidential race, Gov. Rick Scott and Attorney General Pam Bondi took the stage... 

July 21, 2016 | Read the story »

Free Food, Math And Reading Help At Cantonment’s Carver Park

Hot dog in the park events are continuing at Carver Park in Cantonment, with kids able to enjoy a free meal and some educational time. There... 

July 21, 2016 | Read the story »

Man Found Shot To Death In Street

Police are continuing a homicide investigation after a man was found dead with a bullet wound Wednesday morning in Pensacola. A woman... 

July 21, 2016 | Read the story »

Wahoos Beat Biloxi

The only thing that had cobwebs after Beau Amaral’s 71-day absence from the Pensacola Blue Wahoos starting lineup was his Jeep... 

July 21, 2016 | Read the story »

Commission Gives Final OK To Fire Tax Increase To Staff South-End Stations

Tuesday evening, the Escambia County Commission gave final approval to a residential fire tax increase to staff south end fire stations... 

July 20, 2016 | Read the story »

Ryan Awarded Nursing Scholarship

Mallory Ryan of Bratt was awarded a $1,000 scholarship Tuesday by the Atmore Community Hospital Auxiliary to continue her education... 

July 20, 2016 | Read the story »

Atmore’s Mayor, Three Council Members Face No Election Opposition

Atmore’s mayor and three incumbent council members are headed back into office for another term, while one incumbent council... 

July 20, 2016 | Read the story »

Putnam Breakfast Services Up Big Helping Of Politics

[CLEVELAND, OH] Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam hosted a “Florida Grown Breakfast” for the state’s... 

July 20, 2016 | Read the story »

Authorities Searching For Escaped Teen In Escambia County

Authorities are searching for a teen male who escaped from police Tuesday afternoon while be transported to a juvenile correctional... 

July 20, 2016 | Read the story »

Lowery Marks 10 Years As Panhandle Equine Rescue President

Tuesday, Panhandle Equine Rescue celebrated 10 years under the leadership of Diane Lowery of Cantonment as the group’s president. The... 

July 20, 2016 | Read the story »

Video: Ernest Ward’s Deputy Gill Named State SRO Of The Year

The school resource officer at Ernest Ward Middle School, Senior Deputy Ronnie Gill, was named Florida’s School Resource Officer... 

July 19, 2016 | Read the story »

Firefighters Save Cantonment Home

Quick work by Escambia Fire Rescue limited the damage from a Cantonment house fire Tuesday morning. The Cantonment and Ensley stations... 

July 19, 2016 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward’s Ronnie Gill Named Florida SRO Of The Year; Escambia SRO Unit Also Honored

Senior Deputy Ronnie Gill, school resource officer at Ernest Ward Middle School, has been name the top SRO in Florida, and the Escambia... 

July 19, 2016 | Read the story »

Century’s Mayor: ‘I Violated The Law’ With Work On Private Road

Century Mayor Freddie McCall told his town council Monday night that he may have broken the law with work he had performed on a private... 

July 19, 2016 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending July 14 in Escambia... 

July 19, 2016 | Read the story »

Frustrated Police, Black Leaders Seek Answers After Shootings

In the aftermath of fatal attacks on police in Dallas and Baton Rouge, La., black leaders say Florida — which has a long and... 

July 19, 2016 | Read the story »

After News Article, Contractor Mows Century Sidewalks

Last Thursday, NorthEscambia.com published an article about weeds along the North Century Boulevard  sidewalks in Century reaching... 

July 19, 2016 | Read the story »

Trump Adds Flair To GOP Convention’s Dramatic First Day

With a dollop of the pizzazz that turned him into one of the most famous businessmen and celebrities in the world, presidential candidate... 

July 19, 2016 | Read the story »

Wahoos Fall To Jacksonville

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos pulled within one run, 3-2, in the sixth inning but that was as close as they could come to the Jacksonville... 

July 19, 2016 | Read the story »