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Cold, Near Freezing Tonight

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tonight Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. North winds 10 to 15 mph becoming... 

April 15, 2014 | Read the story »


Organ Donor Month: Father Describes His Darkest Hour

Organ Donor Month: Father Describes His Darkest Hour

By Ensign Joshua Faulkner Registered Nurse, Naval Hospital Pensacola April is Donor Awareness Month and the following is my account... 

April 15, 2014 | Read the story »

Two Charged With Stealing Lottery Tickets From Northern Santa Rosa Business

Two Charged With Stealing Lottery Tickets From Northern Santa Rosa Business

Two people have been charged in connection with the theft of thousands of dollars worth of scratch off lottery tickets from a convenience... 

April 15, 2014 | Read the story »

Storms Cause Power Outages, Flooding

Storms Cause Power Outages, Flooding

A line of storms created flooding, power outages and sparked a fire that destroyed a Molino home Monday night in the North Escambia... 

April 15, 2014 | Read the story »


Woman Sentenced To 24 Years In Prison For Toddler Drowning Death

An Escambia County woman was sentenced Monday to 24 years in prison in connection with the drowning death of her toddler in a neighbor’s... 

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Name Released In Monday Fatal Shooting

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the victim in a fatal shooting in the Mayfair area of Escambia... 

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First Amendment Group Seeks Veto Of ‘Warning Shot’ Bill

The First Amendment Foundation on Monday asked Gov. Rick Scott to veto what has become known as the “warning shot” bill... 

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Weather Delays Start Of District 3-1A Softball Tourney

Weather Delays Start Of District 3-1A Softball Tourney

Weather has forced a schedule change for the District 3-1A  softball tournament at Jay. Due to Monday afternoon rain, tournament... 

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Wahoos Drop First Of Series 3-1 To Montgomery Biscuits

Wahoos Drop First Of Series 3-1 To Montgomery Biscuits

The Montgomery Biscuits took the first game of the series 3-1 over the Pensacola Blue Wahoos in a rain-shortened contest. The Wahoos... 

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Traffic Crash Claims The Life Of A Woman And Her Baby

A single vehicle crash Saturday night claimed the life of a young woman and her baby. Schintai Eberhart, 18, of Pensacola was ejected... 

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Wesley Graduates From Basic Training

Army Pfc. Garbell S. Wesley has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training,... 

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Log-A-Load Bass Tourney Results, Over $13K Awarded

Over $13,000 in prize money was awarded Saturday in the 18th Annual Charity Log A Load for Kids Bass Tournament held at Live Oak Landing... 

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Jay Girls Track Takes District 1-1A Crown; Boys Finish Fourth

The Jay High School girls track team won the District 1-1A championship, while the Jay boys finished in fourth place. Top Jay finishers... 

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Wahoos Finish Road Swing With 7-5 Over Huntsville

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos defeated the Huntsville Stars 7-5 in the final game of the five-game series. The Wahoos (6-4) won their final... 

April 14, 2014 | Read the story »

Barrineau Park 4-H Club Members Place In Santa Rosa Fair Livestock Show

The Barrineau Park 4-H Club is celebrating 100 years as the oldest continuous 4-H club in Florida and is also celebrating several... 

April 14, 2014 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekend ending April 10: ESCAMBIA COUNTY Officers... 

April 13, 2014 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Middle School Names Students Of The Month

Ernest Ward Middle School has named Students of the Month for February and March. Pictured top: (L-R) March Students of the Month... 

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What Is Your Church Doing For Easter?

NorthEscambia.com will provide free advertising for churches in North Escambia or north Santa Rosa County in Florida, or the Atmore... 

April 13, 2014 | Read the story »

Enjoy Storytime With The Easter Bunny At The Molino Or Century Library

Special Easter programs will be held this week at the Molino and Century branches of the West Florida Library. Children are invited... 

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Love, Give, Live 5K Walk Raises Organ Donation Awareness

A Love, Give, Live, Donate Life  5K Walk in Memory of Laurie Cooey was held Saturday morning in Pace. Cooey was a four-time kidney... 

April 13, 2014 | Read the story »

Wahoos Snap Skid With 2-1 Win In 10 Over Huntsville

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos snapped their three-game skid with a 2-1 10 inning win over the Huntsville Stars on Saturday night in Huntsville.... 

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Senate Would Add Texting To ‘Do Not Call’ List

he state’s “Do Not Call” list could also become a “Do Not Text” list. Senators voted unanimously Friday... 

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Northview Ends Season With 10-0 Win Over Escambia Academy (With Gallery)

The Northview Lady Chiefs wrapped up their regular season Friday by beating the Cougars of Escambia Academy 10-0 in a game called... 

April 12, 2014 | Read the story »

Northview Baseball Takes District Win Over Chipley

The Northview Chiefs beat Chipley 5-4 Friday in their last regular season district game. For the Chiefs: Aaron McDonald 1-3, 1R; Chason... 

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Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Lights Out, Cutting Away At Tax Cuts

Lawmakers are turning out the lights in the Capitol next week while some celebrate Easter, others observe Passover and, with any luck,... 

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Wahoos Fall Short To The Huntsville Stars 5-4

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos bats unloaded for three home runs in a 5-4 loss to the Huntsville Stars Friday night at Joe Davis Stadium... 

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Driver Injured, Traffic Disrupted When Chip Truck Overturns

An 18-wheeler hauling wood chips overturned Friday morning on Highway 113 at the Highway 31 intersection in Flomaton, creating traffic... 

April 11, 2014 | Read the story »

Man Convicted Of Burglarizing Closed State Line Lotto Store

A Century man has been convicted in connection with the burglary of the closed State Line O’ Yes Lotto on Highway 97 in Davisville... 

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Supreme Court Upholds Death Row Inmate Appeal In Billings Murders

The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday turned down an appeal by a death row inmate who was convicted of killing an Escambia County couple... 

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Tate Freshmen Down Northview

The freshmen  Tate Aggies defeated Northview 5-0 Thursday in Bratt. The freshmen Aggies will travel to West Florida at 6 p.m. Friday.... 

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Escambia Man Convicted Of 2010 Murder

An Escambia County man was found guilty Thursday afternoon in the brutal rape and murder of a woman whose body was found in wooded... 

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House Advances “Homeowner Claims Bill Of Rights’

Florida Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater moved a step closer toward two of his session priorities on Thursday after a House committee... 

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Wahoos Drop Second Straight To Stars, 6-3

The Huntsville Stars jumped out to an early lead Thursday night and never looked back as they topped the Pensacola Blue Wahoos 6-3.... 

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Escambia Votes To Hire Jack Brown As County Administrator

The Escambia County Commission voted Thursday to hire Taylor County Administrator Jack Brown as the new Escambia County administrator.... 

April 10, 2014 | Read the story »