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Missing Santa Rosa County Man Found Safe

Missing Santa Rosa County Man Found Safe

UPDATE: THIS MISSING SENIOR HAS BEEN LOCATE SAFE. Previous story: A silver alert has been issued for 72-year old Joseph Emanuel Harbison... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

FHP Seeks Truck Involved In Molino Hit And Run

FHP Seeks Truck Involved In Molino Hit And Run

The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a hit and run crash near Molino Thursday morning. The FHP is looking for a red or maroon... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Showers And Thunderstorms Tonight

Showers And Thunderstorms Tonight

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Patchy fog after... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Suspect Fleeing Deputy Causes Traffic Crash

Suspect Fleeing Deputy Causes Traffic Crash

Authorities say a man fleeing an Escambia County deputy caused an Ensley traffic crash Wednesday afternoon. The Florida Highway Patrol... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Bill Would Require Some Septic Tank Inspections In Florida

Bill Would Require Some Septic Tank Inspections In Florida

The Florida House will once again consider septic tank inspections. The proposal filed Wednesday by Rep. Randy Fine, R-Palm Bay would... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »


FWC Law Enforcement Report

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

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Gulf Power Installs First Solar Panels On Local Large-Scale Projects

Gulf Power Installs First Solar Panels On Local Large-Scale Projects

Executives from Gulf Power and Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic, joined officials from Eglin Air Force Base and Naval Air Station... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview’s Ward, Robinson Named To All-State Teams

Northview’s Ward, Robinson Named To All-State Teams

Northview High School’s Luke Ward and Neikel Robinson were selected to the 2016 AP Class 1A All-State Teams. Ward, a senior,... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Jay’s Herring Signs With Mississippi Gulf Coast College

Jay’s Herring Signs With Mississippi Gulf Coast College

Jay High School’s Destiny Herring signed Wednesday to play softball with Mississippi Gulf Coast College in Perkinston, MS. ... 

January 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Motorcyclist Injured In Early Morning Crash With A Deer

A motorcyclist was transported to an area hospital after hitting a deer on Highway 95A near Quintette Road about 4:15 Wednesday morning.... 

January 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Pleads To Sending ISIS Threats To Sheriff

An Escambia County man pleaded guilty Tuesday to federal charges for mailing threatening communications to the sheriff. In June 2016,... 

January 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Senate Panel To Take Up ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law

The Senate Judiciary Committee next week is expected to take up a proposal that would shift the legal burden of proof in “stand... 

January 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Stead Pre-Files For Century Council Seat

The first candidate has pre-filed for an upcoming special election in Century to fill two council seats. Kevin L Stead pre-filed Tuesday... 

January 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Ten NHS Weightlifters Advance To Girls’ Regionals

Ten members of the Northview High School Girls Weightlifting team recently advanced  to today’s regional meet…the largest... 

January 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Volunteer Needed For West Florida Library Board Of Governance

The Escambia County Board of County Commissioners is seeking county residents interested in volunteering to be considered for... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

No Injuries In Old Chemstrand Wreck

There were no serious injuries in a two vehicle wreck Monday at the intersection of Old Chemstrand Road and Highway 95A. One person... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Jay Lady Royals Advance To Regional Weight Meet

Five members of the Jay High School ladies weightlifting team competed last week in Baker and advanced to regionals at Choctaw High... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Teen Pizza And Game Night Tuesday At The Molino Library

Teens are invited to the Molino Branch Library Tuesday at 6 p.m. for fun an pizza. Teens 13-17 are invited to join the event at Kristi... 

January 16, 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... 

January 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida House Set To Look For Ways To Cut Budget

House members are expected to consider how they would cut the state budget by anywhere from $1.1 billion to $2.2 billion as part of... 

January 16, 2017 | Read the story »

MLK Day Holiday Closure List

The follow will be closed Monday for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday. ESCAMBIA COUNTY Escambia County Board of County Commissioners Escambia... 

January 15, 2017 | Read the story »

Molino Book Club To Meet January 30

The Molino Book Club will meet Monday, January 30 at  6 p.m. at the Molino Branch Library. Molino Library friends will join together... 

January 15, 2017 | Read the story »

Springtime Weather Continues

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tonight: Areas of fog after 9pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around... 

January 15, 2017 | Read the story »

IEA Equestrian Team Qualifies For Upcoming Regionals

Local middle and high school equestrian teams from Trinity Farm have qualified for regionals. The teams compete in Interscholastic... 

January 15, 2017 | Read the story »

GOP, Dems Pick Party Chiefs

Florida’s Republican and Democratic parties picked new leaders on on Saturday. Ingoglia Wins Second Term As State GOP Chair by... 

January 15, 2017 | Read the story »

Man Gets 20 Years For Shooting Over Comments About His Saggy Pants

An Escambia County man has been sentenced to state prison after another man commented about his saggy pants. Waymon Jamontez Brazile... 

January 14, 2017 | Read the story »

Conrad Graduates From Basic Military Training

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Ryan M. Conrad graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio,... 

January 14, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Gets Three Years In Federal ISIS Investigation

An Escambia county man is headed to prison for lying about his support of ISIS. Robert Blake Jackson, 31, of Pensacola, was sentenced... 

January 14, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Getting Ready For The Season

On Monday night in Tampa, the Clemson Tigers dethroned the Alabama Crimson Tide in college football’s national championship... 

January 14, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Man Found Not Guilty Of Attempted Murder In Bar Shooting

A Century resident that was charged with attempted murder will walk out of jail as a free man today. An Escambia County jury on Thursday... 

January 13, 2017 | Read the story »

Ex-Employee Charged With Stealing From Cantonment Business

A now-former employee has been arrested for stealing equipment from a Cantonment business and then pawning it. Michael Anthony Patterson,... 

January 13, 2017 | Read the story »

Major Gambling Proposal Emerges In Florida Senate

A senator instrumental in the passage of the Legislature’s last major gambling bill released a massive proposal Thursday that... 

January 13, 2017 | Read the story »

UWF Teams With Amazon To Develop Work-Study Partnership

The University of West Florida and Amazon.com are launching a corporate work-study partnership – the first in the state of Florida.... 

January 13, 2017 | Read the story »

House Won’t Consider Using BP Money For Incentives

Don’t expect settlement money from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster to be used directly to attract tourists or new businesses... 

January 13, 2017 | Read the story »