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Ascend Awards Scholarships To Three North Escambia Students

Ascend Awards Scholarships To Three North Escambia Students

Three North Escambia students have been awarded $2,000 scholarships from the Ascend Cares Foundation. The non-profit organization... 

July 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Pet Oxygen Masks Donated For All Escambia Fire Rescue Stations

Pet Oxygen Masks Donated For All Escambia Fire Rescue Stations

Escambia County Fire Rescue has received a donation of 66 pet oxygen masks, which can be used to help save the lives of dogs, cats... 

July 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Cat Country 98.7 Nominated For Prestigious NAB Award

Cat Country 98.7 Nominated For Prestigious NAB Award

Pensacola’s locally owned country radio station, CatCountry 98.7, has been nominated for a National Association of Broadcasters... 

July 27, 2016 | Read the story »


Another Wet Wednesday

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with... 

July 27, 2016 | Read the story »


First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens In Florida

Florida first legal medical-marijuana dispensary formally opened Tuesday in a Tallahassee storefront, a week after the company known... 

July 27, 2016 | Read the story »


Escambia Vote By Mail Ballots On The Way

The Escambia County Supervisor of Elections Office delivered more than 26,000 vote-by-mail ballots to the post office on Tuesday... 

July 27, 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 21 in Escambia... 

July 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Montgomery Biscuits Roll To 10-5 Victory Over The Blue Wahoos

Montgomery Biscuits Roll To 10-5 Victory Over The Blue Wahoos

The Montgomery Biscuits welcomed the Pensacola Blue Wahoos to Montgomery Riverwalk Stadium by jumping out to a 10-1 lead. The Biscuits... 

July 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Bernie Sanders Lauds Hillary Clinton As Convention Opens

PHILADELPHIA — After last week’s raucous and divisive Republican National Convention, Democrats opened their convention... 

July 26, 2016 | Read the story »

ECSO ‘Clean Sweeps’ 9½ Mile Road Area

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office has released the results of an Operation Clean Sweep last week in the 9½ Mile Road area. Monday,... 

July 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Barry Discusses Issues At District 5 Town Hall Meeting

Escambia County District 5 Commissioner Steven Barry held a town hall meeting Monday evening at the Langley Bell 4-H Center in Cantonment.... 

July 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Tate Aggie Jake Henry Commits To Appalachian State

Tate High School Aggie wide receiver Jake Henry has committed to play for Appalachian State of the Sunbelt Conference. Submitted photo... 

July 26, 2016 | Read the story »

FWC Offering Hunter Safety Internet Completion Class In Molino

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering a free hunter safety internet-completion course this month... 

July 25, 2016 | Read the story »

One Injured In Highway 97 Rollover Crash

One person was injured in a single vehicle rollover on Highway 97 north of Dogwood Park Sunday afternoon. The driver of a Dodge Charger... 

July 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Shuckers Shutout Blue Wahoos

Despite managing only two hits Sunday, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos still had a chance to tie or win the game in the ninth inning, trailing... 

July 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Democratic National Committee Chair Stepping Down

After months of controversy about her role in the party’s presidential primaries, Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz... 

July 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Unidentified Pedestrian Struck Twice, Dies

FOR AN UPDATE TO THIS STORY, CLICK HERE. A pedestrian struck twice on Willard Norris Road in Santa Rosa County early Sunday morning... 

July 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Man Shot In Cantonment Dies; ECSO Names Homicide Suspect

The victim in a shooting Saturday night in Cantonment has died, and the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office has named a suspect. Escambia... 

July 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Family Offers $10K Reward For Hit And Run Driver That Hit Teen

The family of a 15-year old hit and run victim is offering a reward for information. Brianna Nicole Marks, 15, was crossing Pine Forest... 

July 24, 2016 | Read the story »

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

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

July 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Vote 2016: Q&A With District 5 Commission Candidates

The Greater Pensacola Chamber sent an online questionnaire to local candidates running for Escambia County Commission. Questions... 

July 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Powerball Rolls Over Again To $422 Million

There were no winners in Saturday night’s $390 million Powerball drawing. The Powerball jackpot has now rolled over 22 times... 

July 24, 2016 | Read the story »

EREC Installs Solar Project As Educational Tool

Due to members’ growing interest in renewable energy sources – particularly solar –  EREC has completed construction of... 

July 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Wahoos Beat Biloxi 7-3

Blue Wahoos down Shuckers, 7-3, to clinch series. Pensacola right fielder Sebastian Elizalde has struggled at the plate in the second... 

July 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Cantonment Man Busted For Video Voyeurism At Target

A Cantonment man has been arrested for voyeurism after allegedly using a miniature camera to film up a woman’s skirt in a Target... 

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 »

Cantonment Man Gets 15 Years For Robbery

A Cantonment man was sentenced to prison Friday for a robbery and fleeing from police. Daniel Ferry Lee, III, 31, entered a plea of... 

July 23, 2016 | Read the story »

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

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 »

FHP Searching For Driver That Hit 15-Year Old

The Florida Highway Patrol is looking for a hit and run drive that struck a juvenile pedestrian early this morning. Brianna Nicole... 

July 22, 2016 | Read the story »

Too Drunk To Run: Cantonment Man Charged With Attempted Stabbing

A Cantonment man too drunk to run from deputies is facing multiple felony charges after allegedly stealing a pack of cigarettes and... 

July 22, 2016 | Read the story »

Inmate Labor Saves Healthy Start $1,700

The Healthy Start Program in Century saved an estimated $1,700 by using inmate labor. The county-owned Healthy Start location on Church... 

July 22, 2016 | Read the story »