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State Line Manhunt Ends With Suspects In Custody

State Line Manhunt Ends With Suspects In Custody

An early morning manhunt involving officers from two states ended with two car burglary suspects headed to jail. The Escambia County... 

June 28, 2017 | Read the story »

Flomaton Adds New Lifesaving Equipment To Every Fire Truck

Flomaton Adds New Lifesaving Equipment To Every Fire Truck

Artie Bell of Flomaton had the chance Tuesday to meet the first responders that saved his life, along with the new equipment they... 

June 28, 2017 | Read the story »


Showers Return To Forecast

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.... 

June 28, 2017 | Read the story »


FWC Law Enforcement Report

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

June 28, 2017 | Read the story »


Florida Democrats On Offensive Over Health Care Fight

Even as the U.S. Senate delayed a planned procedural vote Tuesday on a controversial Republican plan to overhaul the Affordable Care... 

June 28, 2017 | Read the story »

Ancient Forest Uncovered In The Gulf Of Mexico

Ancient Forest Uncovered In The Gulf Of Mexico

The Underwater Forest, a new documentary by journalist Ben Raines and produced by This is Alabama, details the discovery and exploration... 

June 28, 2017 | Read the story »

Robinson: Pensacola Should Find Way To Keep Cross

Robinson: Pensacola Should Find Way To Keep Cross

by Escambia County Commissioner Grover Robinson Do we practice what we preach? We hold ourselves as Americans out to acknowledge that... 

June 28, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate Aggies Attend Southeastern Line Camp

Tate Aggies Attend Southeastern Line Camp

The Tate High School linemen took part in the Southeastern Line Camp this week to develop their offensive and defensive skills. ... 

June 28, 2017 | Read the story »

One Stabbing Suspect Arrested

One Stabbing Suspect Arrested

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office has arrested one of two people wanted in connection with two stabbings last week. Jerald... 

June 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Summer Reading Program Events This Week At Your Library

Here’s a look at Summer Reading programs this week at your local branch library: Summer STEAM: Different Ways of Flying Tuesday,... 

June 27, 2017 | Read the story »

Scott Appoints Jimmy Patronis As Florida CFO

Florida’s next chief financial officer will be one of Gov. Rick Scott’s original political allies. Scott on Monday turned... 

June 27, 2017 | Read the story »

Pensacola Snaps Losing Streak To Chattanooga

In his first game back with the Pensacola Blue Wahoos, right-hander Austin Ross picked up right where he left off. Ross allowed one... 

June 27, 2017 | Read the story »

Pensacola Traffic Crash Claims One Life

A Pensacola man was killed in a single vehicle crash Sunday night. Officer Ronald Boutin said the crash occurred just before 11 p.m.... 

June 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia 4-H Offering Tailgating, Sewing And CSI Day Camps

Escambia County 4-H is offering summer programs designed to give your child the opportunity to develop character, valuable life skills,... 

June 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Report Shows University Grads In Florida Are Getting Jobs

A new study that followed the outcomes of Florida university students who earned bachelor’s degrees in 2015 shows that more... 

June 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Chiefs Attend Down and Dirty Lineman Camp

This past weekend, the linemen from the Northvew High School Chiefs competed at the Down and Dirty Lineman Camp, one of the most prestigious... 

June 26, 2017 | Read the story »

NWE Football, Cheer To Host Registration Event Monday

NWE Football and Cheer will have a registration event on Monday, June 26th from 5:30 until 7 p.m. at Bradberry Park in Walnut Hill. Cheerleaders... 

June 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Drop Doubleheader To Chattanooga

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos lost a doubleheader Sunday to the Chattanooga Lookouts and have yet to beat them this season. The Blue Wahoos... 

June 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Schedule: This Week’s Escambia County Government Meetings

Here is a schedule of Escambia County meetings for the upcoming week: Monday, June 26 Library Board of Governance, 239 N. Spring... 

June 25, 2017 | Read the story »

Scott Going To Washington Amid Health Care Debate

After U.S. Senate leaders released a proposal last week to roll back the Affordable Care Act, Florida Gov. Rick Scott said he will... 

June 25, 2017 | Read the story »

Clouds, Some Rain For Sunday

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with... 

June 25, 2017 | Read the story »

2018 Escambia County Voter Guide Is Now Available

The Escambia County Voter Guide 2018 is now available at from the Escambia County Supervisor of Elections. he booklet details 2018... 

June 25, 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... 

June 25, 2017 | Read the story »

Pensacola Drops Game, 3-2, to Chattanooga

Pensacola Blue Wahoos starter Deck McGuire threw eight scoreless innings, allowing five hits and striking out six. But the Chattanooga... 

June 25, 2017 | Read the story »

Scott Signs Medical Marijuana Plan

More than seven months after Floridians overwhelmingly backed the broad legalization of medical marijuana, Gov. Rick Scott on Friday... 

June 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Relationship Problems

Relationships are hard to sustain in life, and nowhere is that more true than in politics. All of the usual building, maintenance and... 

June 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia County Participates In FEMA Cybersecurity Exercise

Escambia County staff and local stakeholders participated in the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Cybersecurity Incident response... 

June 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Santa Rosa Man Gets Life For Abusing Child In Church Pantry

A Santa Rosa County man will spend the rest of his life in prison for molesting a child in a church pantry. John Thomas Kelley, Sr.,... 

June 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Drop First Game Of Second Half To Chattanooga

Pensacola Blue Wahoos first baseman Gavin LaValley crushed his first Double-A home run Friday against Chattanooga Lookouts pitcher... 

June 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Health Department Urges Precaution Around Flood Areas

The Florida Department of Health in Escambia County is recommending residents take some basic precautions around flood waters. Although... 

June 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Consumer Sentiment Continues Downward Slide

Consumer sentiment among Floridians dropped in May for the second month in a row, falling 2.4 points to 93.3 from a revised April... 

June 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Neighborhood Renewal Initiative Grant Program Deadline Extended

The Escambia County Neighborhood & Human Services Department has extended the spring cycle for its Neighborhood Renewal Initiative... 

June 23, 2017 | Read the story »

TS Cindy: Blackwater River State Forest Reports Damage And Closures

Tropical Storm Cindy caused significant flooding throughout the western portion of Blackwater River State Forest. Numerous major... 

June 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Photos Catch Circulation Associated With Tornado Warnings

Wednesday afternoon, our NorthEscambia.com cameras caught a broadening area of circulation associated with two tornado warnings. The... 

June 22, 2017 | Read the story »