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Blue Bell Ice Cream Recalls All Products Over Listeria Concerns

Blue Bell Ice Cream Recalls All Products Over Listeria Concerns

Blue Bell Ice Cream has  voluntarily recalled all of its products currently on the market made at all of its facilities, including... 

April 21, 2015 | Read the story »

ESCO: Pot, $42K Seized In Traffic Stop

ESCO: Pot, $42K Seized In Traffic Stop

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office seized several pounds of pot and thousands in cash following a weekend traffic stop. Sunday... 

April 21, 2015 | Read the story »


Fair Provides $30K In Educational Grants To Local Students

The Pensacola Interstate Fair, Inc. has given out a total of $30,000 for the 2014-2015 John E. Frenkel, Sr. Educational Grants. This... 

April 21, 2015 | Read the story »


Scott, State Workers End Fight Over Drug Tests

Ending a four-year legal battle that cost taxpayers at least $675,000, Gov. Rick Scott and lawyers representing a state workers’... 

April 21, 2015 | Read the story »


Wahoos Beat Barons

Scoring one run in six different innings, the bats slowly came to life as the Pensacola Blue Wahoos topped the Birmingham Barons... 

April 21, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Assistant Coach Headed To Tennessee

Northview Assistant Coach Headed To Tennessee

Northview High School assistant football coach Derek Marshman has announced that he’s headed to a new job in Tennessee. Marshman... 

April 21, 2015 | Read the story »

DCF Faulted For Oversight Of Privatized Agencies

Two reports presented to lawmakers last week criticized the Florida Department of Children and Families for poor oversight of the... 

April 21, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia Woman Charged In Morning School Bus Hit And Run

An Escambia County driver was arrested after a school bus hit and run crash this morning. According to the Florida Highway Patrol,... 

April 20, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia Schools Release 2015-2016 School Calendar

The calendar for the 2015-2016 school year has been released by the Escambia County School District. To download the calendar (pdf),... 

April 20, 2015 | Read the story »

Man Charged With Dumping Paint

An Escambia County man is facing a felony charge after allegedly dumping dozens of gallons of paint into the ground. Ezequiel Santos-Gomez... 

April 20, 2015 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos At Smokies Rained Out

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos’ series finale against the Tennessee Smokies was postponed on Sunday due to rain. The game will be made... 

April 20, 2015 | Read the story »

Grocery Prices Up In ‘Spring Picnic’ Survey

Higher retail prices for several foods, including sirloin tip roast, ground chuck, deli ham and orange juice, resulted in a slight... 

April 19, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate To Present Precussion Only Spring Recital

Percussion students at Tate High School will present a Spring Recital Monday at 7 p.m. in the school cafeteria. The concert will feature... 

April 19, 2015 | Read the story »

Smith Completes Parris Island Training

PFC Cody Dewayne Smith graduated recently after 13 weeks of Marine Corp training at Parris Island, SC.  Smith served as a squad leader... 

April 19, 2015 | Read the story »

Smokies Top Blue Wahoos

After splitting a doubleheader on Friday night, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos dropped its Saturday night game against the Tennessee Smokies... 

April 19, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: The Week The Legislature Stood Still

It was The Week the Legislature Stood Still. Lawmakers acknowledged this week they almost certainly won’t get the budget done... 

April 19, 2015 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending April 16 in... 

April 18, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida House To Consider Abortion Waiting Period

The House on Tuesday is expected to take up a controversial bill that would require a 24-hour waiting period before women could have... 

April 18, 2015 | Read the story »

Corrections Agency Settles With Paralyzed Inmate

A paralyzed inmate at a Northwest Florida prison who was denied the use of a wheelchair and faced retaliation for suing the Department... 

April 18, 2015 | Read the story »

National Junior Honor Society At Ernest Ward Middle Inducts New Members

Sixty students were inducted into the National Junior Honor Society during a candlelight ceremony Friday at Ernest Ward Middle School. The... 

April 18, 2015 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos Split Doubleheader With Smokies

The Blue Wahoos split Friday night’s doubleheader against the Tennessee Smokies on an evening where Pensacola’s starting pitchers,... 

April 18, 2015 | Read the story »

Regulators Approve Gulf Power, Military Solar Plan

The Florida Public Service Commission on Thursday approved a plan that would lead to Gulf Power Company buying electricity from major... 

April 17, 2015 | Read the story »

Scott To File Suit Against Feds Over Health Funding

In a new sign of escalating tensions between state and federal officials, Gov. Rick Scott announced Thursday he will sue the federal... 

April 17, 2015 | Read the story »

Molino Park Presents ‘Alphabet Adventures of Sometimes Y’

The first grade classes at Molino Park Elementary School presented “The Alphabet Adventures of Sometimes Y” Thursday... 

April 17, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate Aggies Wrap Regular Season At 21-4 With Milton Win

The Tate High School Aggies beat Milton Thursday night 3-1 to end the regular season with at 21-4. For Tate, Jared Hatch picked up... 

April 17, 2015 | Read the story »

Four In A Row: Jay Lady Royals Win 12-Inning District Championship Battle

The Jay Lady Royals won their fourth District 3-1A championship in a row Thursday night 7-6 in a hard fought 12-inning battle over... 

April 17, 2015 | Read the story »

Defending State Champ West Florida Drops Close District Final Game

The defending 4A state champion West Florida Lady Jaguars lost to the Walton Braves 2-1 in the District 1-4A championship game Thursday. The... 

April 17, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia Academy Wins Boys Track State Championship

The Escambia Academy boys track team won the 3A AISA State Championship held in Selma, AL. Escambia Academy is located in Canoe, AL,... 

April 17, 2015 | Read the story »

Smokies Win Their Season Opener Against Blue Wahoos

Marquez Smith hit a pinch-hit, two-out double in the top of the ninth inning Thursday against the Tennessee Smokies. Pensacola Blue... 

April 17, 2015 | Read the story »

Battle Over Future Of Escambia Fire Services Heats Up

There’s a battle of sorts heating up over the future of fire services in Escambia County. Will fire stations be staffed by volunteers?... 

April 16, 2015 | Read the story »

Evers’ School Gun Bill Likely Dead

A Senate bill that would allow school superintendents to tap employees or volunteers to carry concealed weapons on school property... 

April 16, 2015 | Read the story »