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Feeling Sleepy? FHP Cracking Down On Drowsy Driving

Feeling Sleepy? FHP Cracking Down On Drowsy Driving

Do you fight to keep your eyes open and your head up when you are tired? All too often this scenario is real on Florida’s roadways.... 

September 2, 2014 | Read the story »

Scattered Showers Today

Scattered Showers Today

\Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming... 

September 2, 2014 | Read the story »


Escambia Commissioners Revise Meeting Schedule

The Board of County Commissioners’ (BCC) Agenda Review regularly scheduled for Thursday, September 4, has been cancelled. The revised... 

September 2, 2014 | Read the story »


Tate Grad Awarded Prestigious Southern Illinois University Scholarship

A Tate High School graduate has been named has been named a Southern Illinois University Carbondale Chancellor’s Academic Scholar. Elizabeth... 

September 2, 2014 | Read the story »


Faulk Graduates From Basic Military Training

Air Force Airman Randy Faulk graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman... 

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Wahoos Win Season Finale

Wahoos Win Season Finale

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos (29-41, 60-80) took the season finale 4-3 over the Birmingham Barons (31-39, 60-80) at Regions Field on Monday... 

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Celebrating 100 Years: Extension’s Role In The Community

For 100 years, the University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) Extension program has been enhancing... 

September 1, 2014 | Read the story »

GED Classes Offered Beginning This Week In Molino

GED classes will resume Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at the Molino Community Center. Classes will be on Monday and Thursday evenings in... 

September 1, 2014 | Read the story »

Scott To Pitch New Round Of Tax Cuts As Tag Fees Drop

A rollback in vehicle-registration fees, the key part of a $500 million package of tax and fee cuts approved this spring, kicks in... 

September 1, 2014 | Read the story »

Wahoos Win Close Contest 2-1 Over Birmingham Barons

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos (28-41, 59-80) defeated the Birmingham Barons (31-38, 60-79) 2-1 on Sunday afternoon at Regions Field. The... 

September 1, 2014 | Read the story »

Semper Fi Charity Run Is Saturday

The Marine Corps Aviation Association announced the date for the 31st annual Semper Fi Charity Run/Walk. The Semper Fi run will be... 

September 1, 2014 | Read the story »

Flood Survivors: Group To Access Needs At Cantonment Interviews

Volunteer interviewers will meet with flood survivors to help individuals connect with resources and gain a clear picture of what it... 

August 31, 2014 | Read the story »

Cotton Transition Assistance Program Enrollment Underway

Farmers can enroll in the Cotton Transition Assistance Program (CTAP) beginning  through October 7. The program, created by the 2014... 

August 31, 2014 | Read the story »

Sunny Days: Growing Sunflowers

by the Santa Rosa Extension Service Sunflowers not only make the garden beautiful but can also be used to bring the beauty of outdoors... 

August 31, 2014 | Read the story »

Pack A Better School Lunch

by Dorothy Lee, Escambia County Extension It’s that time of year again.  With kids off to school they are  again faced with the... 

August 31, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: The Inevitable Battle Begins

With the unofficial beginning of campaign season just around the corner, Florida voters headed to the polls this week to choose their... 

August 31, 2014 | Read the story »

Wahoos Drop Second Straight 6-3

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos (27-41, 58-80) fell for the second straight night to the Birmingham Barons (31-37, 60-78) 6-3. With the... 

August 31, 2014 | Read the story »

Construction Activities Suspended For Labor Day Weekend

To promote safety and reduce congestion over the Labor Day weekend, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is suspending... 

August 30, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia Animal Shelter Suspends Cat Adoptions Due To Infections

The Escambia County Animal Shelter has temporarily suspended the adoption of cats as a result of widespread upper respiratory infections... 

August 30, 2014 | Read the story »

Northview Rolls Past The Bozeman Bucks, 49-7

The Northview Chiefs rolled into Panama City Friday night and left the Bozeman Bucks behind with that deer in the headlights look as... 

August 30, 2014 | Read the story »

Wahoos Fall 1-0

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos (27-40, 58-79) fell 1-0 to the Birmingham Barons (30-36, 59-77) at Regions Field Friday night. It was a game... 

August 30, 2014 | Read the story »

Vehicle Registration Fees Drop In Florida

Florida motorists will save on  motor vehicle registration fees beginning Monday, September 1. Floridians will save approximately... 

August 30, 2014 | Read the story »

Friday Night Finals

Here are final scores from around the North Escambia area Friday night: Northview 49 Bozeman 7 [Read more...] Tate 19 West Florida... 

August 30, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia Prostitution Sting Nets 15 Arrests

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Unit has arrested 15 people for prostitution related crimes following... 

August 29, 2014 | Read the story »

Atmore Hospital To Be Managed By Infirmary Health; Baptist Out

The Escambia County Healthcare Authority (ECHA) voted during a called meeting Thursday afternoon to move forward with a management... 

August 29, 2014 | Read the story »

Photos: Ernest Ward At Jay HS Football

The junior varsity Jay High Schools Royals defeated their Ernest Ward Middle School Eagles Thursday in Jay, 24-12. Ernest Ward’s... 

August 29, 2014 | Read the story »

Calendar Change: Escambia Schools Cancel ‘Late Start’ Days

Three “late start” days on this year’s Escambia County School District calendar are being removed. Schools were scheduled... 

August 29, 2014 | Read the story »

Felony Fraud Charges Filed Against Former Escambia Schools Food Services Director

The State Attorney’s Office has filed felony fraud charges against Gail M. Szoboszlay, former Escambia County School District Director... 

August 29, 2014 | Read the story »

Northview Grad Neiko Robinson Makes College Football Debut

Northview High School graduate Neiko Robinson made his college football debut Thursday night for the Mississippi Gulf Coast Bulldogs... 

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Thompson Indicted For Santa Rosa Double Murder

A Santa Rosa County grand jury Thursday indicted Derrick Ray Thompson for a double murder last month. Thompson was indicted  for two... 

August 29, 2014 | Read the story »

Volleyball: Northview Wins Beats Holmes County; Ft Walton Over Tate

The Northview Lady Chiefs earned a couple of big wins on the road Thursday at Holmes County, while the Tate Lady Aggies opened their... 

August 29, 2014 | Read the story »