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Man Injured In Crash With Deputy; ECSO Says It Was Intentional

Man Injured In Crash With Deputy; ECSO Says It Was Intentional

Two people were injured when a driver collided with an Escambia County deputy this morning in what the Sheriff’s Office said... 

August 3, 2015 | Read the story »

July Was A Record Setting Kind Of Hot

July Was A Record Setting Kind Of Hot

The average daily temperature of 84.5 degrees in Pensacola during the month of July made it the fourth warmest July on record, according... 

August 3, 2015 | Read the story »

Lawsuit Aims To Halt Return Of Bear Hunting

Lawsuit Aims To Halt Return Of Bear Hunting

Conservation groups want a judge to shoot down the return of bear hunting in Florida and to halt the pending sale of bear-hunting... 

August 3, 2015 | Read the story »

Greathouse Retires From Sheriff’s Office After 31 Years

Greathouse Retires From Sheriff’s Office After 31 Years

Sgt. Jay Greathouse retired Friday from the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office after 31 years of service to the citizens of Escambia... 

August 3, 2015 | Read the story »

Barrel Racers Challenge Proposed Gambling Rules

Barrel Racers Challenge Proposed Gambling Rules

Three newly filed leal challenges accuse gambling regulators of overstepping their authority with proposed rules that would prohibit... 

August 3, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Fall Late To Suns

Wahoos Fall Late To Suns

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos (20-16, 45-59) fell to the Jacksonville Suns (13-23, 42-63) 5-4 at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville... 

August 3, 2015 | Read the story »

Sheriff’s Office Continues Investigation Into Lincoln Park Death

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is continuing their investigation into a shooting death Tuesday night. About 7:30 p.m.,... 

August 2, 2015 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

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

August 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Get The Message?

The number of ways to send or receive a message in today’s world is almost limitless. You can shoot off an email, bang out a... 

August 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Tallahassee Insiders Take Aim At Pot License

Influential Tallahassee insiders — and a former lawmaker who is the grandson of one of Florida’s most-renowned citrus... 

August 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Pensacola Captures Series Against Chattanooga With 8-1 Win

For 7.2 innings, Pensacola Blue Wahoos pitcher Barrett Astin gave up just two hits to the Chattanooga Lookouts — a team third in... 

August 2, 2015 | Read the story »

FDLE Arrests Escambia Man On Child Porn Charges

An Escambia County man was been arrested on child pornography charges by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. Fredrick Lamar... 

August 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Deputies Investigating Lloyd Street Death

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a woman was found dead inside a car. The woman’s body was found... 

August 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Confederate Monument Vandalized

Police are investigating after Pensacola’s Confederate monument in Lee Square was damaged by graffiti  The words “Confed... 

August 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Even Series With Win Over Chattanooga

Cody Reed (W, 1-0) was stellar in his organizational debut Friday night at AT&T Field in Chattanooga, leading the Blue Wahoos... 

August 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Deputies Investigate Overnight Shooting

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an early morning shooting. About 1:15 a.m., deputies responded to a Shell... 

July 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Free School Supplies Available Saturday In Century

Free school supplies will be available to those in need this Saturday in Century. The supplies will be distributed in memory of Dedria... 

July 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Overturned Vehicle Found In Century Later Reported Stolen From Alabama

A vehicle found overturned in Century during the early morning hours of Wednesday was reported stolen a few hours later in Alabama. The... 

July 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Blood Centers Announce Merger

OneBlood, Inc. which includes the local area blood bank, is merging effective July 31 with The Blood Alliance, Inc. The newly formed... 

July 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Fall In Pitcher’s Duel

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos (18-15, 43-57) were stymied at the plate in a 3-0 loss to the Chattanooga Lookouts (13-18, 56-43) Thursday... 

July 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Roof Fire At Nine Mile Road Chili’s Restaurant

Chili’s on Nine Mile Road was evacuated Wednesday afternoon after the roof caught fire. Firefighters said there was a roofing ... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Rep. Jeff Miller Won’t Seek Rubio’s Senate Seat

Rep. Jeff Miller of Chumuckla said Wednesday he won’t seek the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Marco Rubio. “Yesterday,... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Century Suffers Water Meter Woes After Company Goes Bankrupt

The Town of Century has been forced back to manually reading water meters, abandoning the automated reading capability of nearly 1,000... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Republicans Prepare To Run In The Panhandle

Niceville Republican Armand Izzo opened a campaign account last week to run for a House seat that will be vacated next year by Rep.... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Free School Supplies, Groceries, Haircuts And More Saturday In Molino

Free school supplies, groceries and even a back to school haircut will be available Saturday in Molino. A free Day of Hope will be... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Teen Charged With Burning Home In Attempt To Kill Her Family

A 17-year old Escambia County, AL, teen is charged as an adult after authorities say she set fire to the family’s mobile home... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Gambling Regulators Make Concession Impacting Poarch Creek’s Gretna Racing

Gambling regulators have backed down on a number of proposed changes to the state’s pari-mutuel rules after a legislative oversight... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Cheerleaders Attend Summer Camp; Five Named ‘All American’

The 2015-2016 Ernest Ward Middle School Cheerleaders attended a three-day Universal Cheerleaders Association camp at the school this... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos Win In Extra Innings

It took 10 runs, 16 hits and seven pitchers, but the Pensacola Blue Wahoos (18-14, 43-57) got back into the win column after a 10-9... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Man Charged With Recording Women In Hospital Bathroom

An Alabama man has been charged with using his phone to record women in a bathroom at Atmore Community Hospital. Atmore Police Chief... 

July 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia County Business Tax Bills In The Mail

Business tax bills have been mailed. Escambia County Tax Collector Janet Holley was set to mail over 20,000 business tax receipt renewal... 

July 29, 2015 | Read the story »