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One Injured In Cantonment Wreck

One Injured In Cantonment Wreck

One person was injured in a single vehicle rollover accident Tuesday night in Cantonment. The crash was reported just after 9 p.m.... 

February 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Celebrates National FFA Week With Breakfast

Northview Celebrates National FFA Week With Breakfast

FFA members at Northview High School are celebrating National FFA Week with a variety of events. Tuesday morning, the FFA officers... 

February 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Authorities Arrest Alabama Man For Child Sex Abuse

Authorities Arrest Alabama Man For Child Sex Abuse

The Escambia County (AL) Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Brewton man on child molestation charges. William Douglas Smith, Sr.,... 

February 22, 2017 | Read the story »


Slight Rain Chance

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.... 

February 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Honey Bee Workshop To Be Held Saturday In Molino

Honey Bee Workshop To Be Held Saturday In Molino

“Keeping Our Bees Alive” will be the main emphasis for the North Escambia Beekeepers Association’s Annual Honey Bee Workshop... 

February 22, 2017 | Read the story »

No Injuries In Molino Crash

No Injuries In Molino Crash

There were no injuries in a two vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon on Highway 95A at Adams Road near Molino. Further details on the crash... 

February 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate, Northview Softball And Baseball Games Rescheduled

All Northview and Tate high school softball and baseball games for today have been rescheduled NHS softball rescheduled for Wednesday NHS... 

February 21, 2017 | Read the story »

FHP Seeks Century Hit And Run Driver

Update: The hit and run driver has been located. Further details have not been released. Authorities were looking for a hit and run... 

February 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Death Penalty Cases Allowed To Move Forward

that death penalty cases can proceed, even with an unconstitutional law still on the books. The order came as the Legislature prepares... 

February 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Good Day! It’s National FFA Week

It’s National FFA Week in the Escambia County School District, according to a proclamation issued by the Escambia County School... 

February 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Change To Minor Party Voter Registrations

The Escambia County Supervisor of Elections Office recently received notice  the  registration status of the Independent Party of... 

February 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate Wrestling Team Places Third At Districts, Heads To Regionals

The Tate High School wrestling team placed third in the 2A District 1 competition held in Milton. Eight Aggie wrestlers placed and... 

February 21, 2017 | Read the story »

JV Aggies Top Pace; Monroe Academy Spoils Northview Opener

Tate 4 Pace 2 (JV) The JV Tate Aggies topped Pace 4-2 in their season opener Monday. The JV Aggies will host Milton at 7:30 Tuesday... 

February 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida House Seeks Online Registry For Animal Abusers

Names and mug shots of individuals convicted of animal abuse would have their names published online by the state, under a proposal... 

February 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Gun Season Is Over, But There’s Week Left To Deer Hunt

by Tony Young, FWC General gun season is now over, but the local Zone D’s muzzleloader season extends deer hunting opportunity. “What... 

February 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Two Killed In I-65 Crash

Two South Alabama residents were killed in a single vehicle rollover crash Sunday afternoon on I-65 about eight miles north of Atmore. Samuel... 

February 20, 2017 | Read the story »

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

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

February 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Majorette Smith Is ‘Superior’ – Headed To State Next Month

Northview High School majorette captain Brianna Smith received solo superior ratings Friday afternoon in the Florida Bandmaster’s... 

February 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate’s Hayden Lindsay Signs With Gulf Coast State Community College

Tate High School’s Hayden Lindsay signed Friday to play softball at Gulf Coast State Community College in Panama City. Courtesy... 

February 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Alabama Congressman Byrne Announces Escambia Office Hours

Staff members from the Office of Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) will hold office hours Wednesday in Escambia County, AL. The staff... 

February 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Courting Opposition

There was already plenty of anti-judiciary invective being hurled around the Legislature in the run-up to the 2017 legislative session,... 

February 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Volunteers Needed For FloridaWest Board of Directors

Volunteers are needed for the FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance Board of Directors. The FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance... 

February 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Cantonment Friends Flip Beulah Home On DIY’s ‘First Time Flippers’

A couple of Cantonment best friends appeared on the DIY Network’s “First Time Flippers” Saturday night. In the show,... 

February 18, 2017 | Read the story »

A Very Special Mardi Gras Parade (With Photo Gallery)

A very special Mardi Gras parade was held Friday morning for the special needs students of Escambia Westgate School. With plenty... 

February 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Late Rally Costs Lady Chiefs Against Escambia Gators

The Northview Lady Chiefs dropped a heartbreaker 6-3 in eight innings to the Escambia Gators Friday night in Bratt. Northview was... 

February 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Health Advisory Issued, Fire Continues At Rolling Hills Landfill

The Florida Department of Health in Escambia County(FDOH-Escambia) is issuing an air quality health advisory in response to associated... 

February 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Vehicle Struck By Train In Atmore

Two people reportedly ran for their lives just before a train struck their vehicle early Friday morning in Atmore. The crash happened... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Embattled Doctor Wins Auction For Former Century Hospital Building

The Century doctor that battled the state to operate out of the town’s former hospital has now purchased the building at auction. Dr.... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Molino Drive-By Shooting Suspects Arrested

Two people have been arrested in connection with a drive-by shooting January 29 near Molino. Daquan Damian Jones and Javoris Knight,... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Woman Indicted For Stabbing Death Of Son

An Escambia County grand jury has indicted an Escambia County woman for the murder of her son. Janel Charlene Francis was indicted... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

No Serious Injuries In ‘Power’ Crash

There were no serious injuries in a single vehicle crash Thursday afternoon in the area of Highway 29 and Power Boulevard.  A properly... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »