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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

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 »

Several Inches Of Rain Possible For Today

Several Inches Of Rain Possible For Today

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 72. Southeast wind 5... 

February 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Good Day! It’s National FFA Week

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 »


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 »


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

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

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 »

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 »

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 »

National Read Aloud Day: Century’s Mayor Reads To Head Start Kids

Thursday was “National Read Aloud Day” –  a day set aside to read aloud to children. In Century, Mayor Henry Hawkins... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Supreme Court Blocks Abortion Waiting Period

In another in a string of rulings siding with abortion-rights advocates, the Florida Supreme Court on Thursday blocked a 2015 law... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate High Senior Cheerleaders Honored

The Tate High School senior cheerleaders were honored Thursday night. They are (L-R) Mallory Stephens, Jasmine Crabtree, Alexis Wilson... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Softball: Tate, Northview Win With Shutouts; Tate Baseball Splits Preseason Games

BASEBALL Preseason At Gulf Breeze: Pace 3 Tate 3 Tate 2 Gulf Breeze 3 Escambia Academy 3 Patrician Academy 1 SOFTBALL Tate 18 Washington... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Appeals Court Rules Against State In ‘Docs Vs. Glocks’ Case

Siding with a coalition of individual doctors and medical groups, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday that major portions of a... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Holman Prison Canteen Manager Busted On Drug Charges

An employee at the Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore has been arrested for attempting to smuggle illegal contraband into the... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

NHS Lifters Place In Recent Meet

The follow are Northview High School results from a recent weightlifting meet: Greg Pressley, 2nd place, 119-pound class Dalton Hadley,... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Celebrates Tornado Recovery With Trees

A small crowd gathered Wednesday afternoon to celebrate Century’s recovery efforts following an EF-3 tornado one year ago. The... 

February 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Cantonment Man, Four Others Arrested In Armed Burglary

Five people – including a Cantonment man – have been arrested on various charges after they were involved in an armed burglary... 

February 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Death Penalty Fix On The Fast Track

A proposal that would require unanimous jury recommendations for death sentences to be imposed sailed through its first House vetting... 

February 16, 2017 | Read the story »