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Jay Pro Rodeo Is This Weekend

Jay Pro Rodeo Is This Weekend

It’s that time of the year again as the Ram Rodeo Series rides into Jay this Friday and Saturday nights at the Ted May arena. Get... 

April 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Scott Presents ‘Shine Award’ To Escambia County Teacher

Scott Presents ‘Shine Award’ To Escambia County Teacher

During a meeting of Florida Cabinet Tuesday, Gov. Rick Scott recognized an Escambia County teacher and two other educators for their... 

April 23, 2014 | Read the story »


Two Arrested In Escambia Homicide; Deputies Seek Seven For Questioning

Two people have been arrested in an April 14 murder, and Escambia County deputies are searching for as many seven other people for... 

April 23, 2014 | Read the story »


Florida Lawmakers Take Aim At Insurers Over Guns

With supporters pointing to Second Amendment rights, the Florida House on Tuesday gave final approval to a bill that seeks to prevent... 

April 23, 2014 | Read the story »


Celebrate Earth Day With Escambia’s Dump Dash 5K & Trash-A-Thon

On Saturday,  Escambia County residents can celebrate Earth Day by participating in the 2014 Dump Dash 5K & Trash-A-Thon and... 

April 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Chiefs Advance To District Championship Game

Chiefs Advance To District Championship Game

The Northview Chiefs are headed to the District 3-1A championship game Thursday night. The Chiefs beat Holmes County 6-3 Tuesday... 

April 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Suns Down Wahoos

Suns Down Wahoos

The Jacksonville Suns and the Pensacola Blue Wahoos went back-and-forth Tuesday night at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville, but... 

April 23, 2014 | Read the story »

U.S. Supreme Court Turns Down Scott On Worker Drug Testing

In a blow to Gov. Rick Scott, the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday said it would not take up his appeal of a ruling that blocked across-the-board... 

April 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Sentenced To Life For 2012 Murder

An Escambia County man was sentenced to life in prison for an Escambia County murder. Circuit Judge Terry Terrell sentenced 19-year... 

April 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Hunter Jumper Horse Show This Weekend At Equestrian Center

The James C. Robinson Escambia County Equestrian Center will host the Pensacola Hunter Jumper Association Horse Show this weekend,... 

April 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Scott Administration Wants More Restrictions On Marijuana Proposal

Gov. Rick Scott and his surgeon general are balking at a proposal headed to the House floor that would open the door for a strain... 

April 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Middle Names April Students Of The Month

Ernest Ward Middle School has named Students of the Month for April. They (L-R) Savannah Spence, 6th grade; Conner Riley, 8th grade;... 

April 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Lutz Hits For Cycle In Wahoos Historic 17-1 Win

Donald Lutz hit for the first cycle in Blue Wahoos franchise history on a night where the team set records for runs (17) and hits... 

April 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Sunday Night Shooting Under Investigation; Friday Night Victim’s Name Released

Today, the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Sunday night shooting, just as they have released the name of... 

April 21, 2014 | Read the story »

MADD At Odds Over DUI Proposal

Mothers Against Drunk Driving is objecting to an abstinence-based proposal that would let judges order twice-daily breath tests instead... 

April 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Summer Dance Workshop Offered At Byrneville Community Center

A Summer Dance Workshop will be offered at the Byrneville Community Center June 9-13. Classes will be offered as follows: 8:30 –... 

April 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Flomaton FFA String Band, Floriculture Teams Place At Districts

The Flomaton High School FFA recently competed at a district competition in Enterprise, AL. The Flomaton FFA string band placed fourth;... 

April 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Photos: Our Easter Egg Find

While hiding Easter eggs of the plastic variety around NorthEscambia.com Sunday, we made an Easter egg discovery. We found three mockingbird... 

April 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Suns Hand Wahoos Fifth Straight Loss

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos rallied back from three runs down to tie the game at four in the top of the ninth Sunday afternoon at the... 

April 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Extension Service To Present ‘Tomatoes At Twilight’

Escambia County Extension, Santa Rosa County Extension and the University of Florida/IFAS Extension will present the “Tomatoes... 

April 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Missing Escambia County Man Found Safe

An missing Escambia County man for which a Florida Silver Alert had been issued has found. Gary Nickerson, 67,was located safe Sunday... 

April 20, 2014 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekend ending April 10: ESCAMBIA COUNTY Officer... 

April 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Photos; Egg Hunting With The Camp Fire Kids

The children of the Camp Fire Century Youth Learning Center had a couple of big Easter egg hunts last week. The first was at the... 

April 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Jacksonville Sunds Burn Wahoos 9-4 In Series Opener

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos battled back from four runs down to tie the series opener with the Jacksonville Suns in the sixth inning... 

April 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Work Continues On Rockaway Creek Road Bridge

Work continued Saturday on the Rockaway Creek Road bridge over Rocky Branch on the Alabama/Florida state line. Work on the bridge,... 

April 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Wahoos Fall In Final Game Of Series

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos fell 3-1 to the Montgomery Biscuits in the final game of the series at Pensacola Bayfront Stadium. The Wahoos... 

April 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Six Injured In Hwy 97, Hwy 29 Crash In Molino

Six people were injured in a two-vehicle crash Friday night at the intersection of Highway 29 and Highway 97 in Molino. Officials... 

April 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Maintenance Work Planned For Several State Roads, Including Hwy 4

A Florida Department of Transportation maintenance contractor will be performing striping operations at various locations throughout... 

April 19, 2014 | Read the story »

State Attorney Clears Public Records Complaint Against Valentino

The State Attorney’s Office has cleared a complaint against Escambia County Commissioner Gene Valentino that contended he did... 

April 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Pondering Where Things Stand

The Capitol fell largely silent this week, as lawmakers, lobbyists and some reporters took time to relax after the opening month and... 

April 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Century Gets Look At Future Economic Development Plan

The Century Town Council got a sneak peek at their Economic Development Strategic Plan during a special meeting Thursday afternoon... 

April 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Tate Lady Aggies Win District 1-7A Championship

The Tate High School Lady Aggies won the District 1-7A championship Thursday night with a 8-1 win over the Navarre Raiders. The Aggies... 

April 18, 2014 | Read the story »