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Pensacola Opera Presents ‘Jack And The Beanstalk’

Pensacola Opera Presents ‘Jack And The Beanstalk’

The Pensacola Opera presented a free performance of the endearing tale “Jack and the Beanstalk” Tuesday night a the Century... 

February 10, 2016 | Read the story »

Cool Jobs: This Really Ranks Up There (With Today’s Forecast)

Cool Jobs: This Really Ranks Up There (With Today’s Forecast)

Today is expected to be breezy and cold, with winds gusting to about 20 mph — just like the cool, windy day we had on Tuesday. ... 

February 10, 2016 | Read the story »


Feds Help Florida With Zika Tests

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has sent 950 antibody tests to Florida to help determine whether people have... 

February 10, 2016 | Read the story »


Escambia County Presents Public Safety Employee Awards

Each year, Escambia County honors several public safety employees that have made a difference in the lives of the local community.... 

February 10, 2016 | Read the story »


House Panel Approves Gambling Deal, Senate Plan On Hold

A House panel on Tuesday overwhelmingly supported a trio of gambling bills that would ratify a $3 billion deal between the state and... 

February 10, 2016 | Read the story »

Northview Girls Weightlifting Team Presents Season Awards

Northview Girls Weightlifting Team Presents Season Awards

The Northview High School girls weightlifting team celebrated their season with their annual awards banquet. The following awards... 

February 10, 2016 | Read the story »

Senate Backs Bill To Shield Personal Hunting, Fishing License Info

Senate Backs Bill To Shield Personal Hunting, Fishing License Info

The Senate Governmental Oversight and Accountability Committee on Tuesday backed a measure (SB 1364) that would create a public-records... 

February 10, 2016 | Read the story »

Gusty Winds Lead To Walnut Hill Power Outage

Gusty winds blew a limb into a power line in Walnut Hill Tuesday morning near the Walnut Hill Fire Station on Highway 97. That caused... 

February 9, 2016 | Read the story »

NJROTC Annual Inspection Is Wednesday

Northview High School’s  NJROTC unit will have its annual Area Manager’s Inspection (AMI) on Wednesday, February 10... 

February 9, 2016 | Read the story »

Open Carry Gun Bill May Not Get Senate Hearing

Senate Judiciary Chairman Miguel Diaz de la Portilla may not bring up a controversial open-carry gun measure in his committee during... 

February 9, 2016 | Read the story »

Senate Panel Back Unamimity In Death Sentences

After hearing from a former prisoner who spent 17 years on Florida’s Death Row for a crime he didn’t commit, the Senate... 

February 9, 2016 | Read the story »

Pensacola Opera’s ‘Jack And The Beanstalk’ Free In Century, Molino

The Pensacola Opera will present free performances of the endearing tale “Jack and the Beanstalk” at two local library... 

February 8, 2016 | Read the story »

Blue Angels Soar Over Super Bowl

The Blue Angels helped kick off the 2016 Super Bowl when they performed a flyover at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, CA, on Sunday. The... 

February 8, 2016 | Read the story »

County Monitoring Rolling Hills Landfill After Fire

County officials are monitoring the Rolling Hills Landfiill after a fire broke out Sunday morning. Escambia County Waste Services,... 

February 8, 2016 | Read the story »

Tate Wrestling Wins Third Tournament

The Tate High School wrestling team won the recent Tate Invitational tournament. Gulf Breeze placed second, and Niceville High came... 

February 8, 2016 | Read the story »

Backyard Gun Range Bill Headed To Scott

The Florida House unanimously approved a bill aimed at curbing recreational shooting in residential areas. The bill (SB 130), which... 

February 8, 2016 | Read the story »

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions on the following state roads in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties this week as... 

February 7, 2016 | Read the story »

Kids Learn To Make Valentine’s Lollipops At The Library

Children had the opportunity to make their own Valentine’s lollipops Saturday afternoon at the Molino Brnach Library. Two miniature... 

February 7, 2016 | Read the story »

4-H Kids Learn To Shop For Healthy Foods With Small Budget

Members of the Barrineau Park 4-H Club recently learned how to shop for healthy foods on a limited budget. After the educational tour... 

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Tate High’s Hoskins Named ROTC Cadet Of The Year

Tate High School’s Alexis Hoskins had been named Northwest Florida’s Cadet of the Year and has received a full ROTC scholarship... 

February 7, 2016 | Read the story »

FWC: Deer Hunting Continues Through February 28

There’s still time to head to Florida woods to enjoy the cooler weather and seek deer. General gun season remains open on private... 

February 7, 2016 | 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 6, 2016 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending February 4 in Escambia... 

February 6, 2016 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Hot Button Issues And Budgets

Who says lawmakers never address thorny issues in an election year? Whether any of the proposals that ate up time and energy this... 

February 6, 2016 | Read the story »

Senate Seeks Unanimous Juries In Death Sentences

With executions indefinitely on hold in Florida, lawmakers are hurriedly considering legislation to address a recent U.S. Supreme... 

February 6, 2016 | Read the story »

‘Bonnie and Clyde’ Suspect Killed, Ending Multi-State Crime Spree

A Missouri couple dubbed a modern-day Bonnie and Clyde went down in a barrage of gunfire early Friday morning in Santa Rosa County. ... 

February 5, 2016 | Read the story »

Scott Seeks Federal Help With Zika Virus

With a public-health emergency declared in a fifth Florida county, Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday asked the federal Centers for Disease... 

February 5, 2016 | Read the story »

Gambling Bills Likely To Spark High Stakes Debates

House and Senate leaders will roll out gambling bills Friday that would allow the Seminole Tribe to add craps and roulette at its... 

February 5, 2016 | Read the story »

One Injured, One Ticketed In Wreck With ECAT Bus

One passenger was injured when an ECAT bus was hit by a vehicle on Chemstrand Road near Nine Mile Thursday afternoon. According to... 

February 5, 2016 | Read the story »

ECAT Plans To Add Multiple New Bus Stop Shelters

Escambia County Area Transit (ECAT) and Escambia County Public Works Division of Transportation and Traffic Operations has planned... 

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Northview Chiefs Honor Football Best During Banquet

The Northview Chiefs honored the best of their 2015 season Thursday night during their annual football banquet. Pictured top: The... 

February 5, 2016 | Read the story »

Alimony Overhaul On The Move In Florida House

A House panel signed off Thursday on a proposal that would overhaul the state’s alimony laws by doing away with permanent alimony... 

February 5, 2016 | Read the story »