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Escambia 4-H Members Join 750 More In Green For 4-H Day In Tallahassee

Escambia 4-H Members Join 750 More In Green For 4-H Day In Tallahassee

About 800 members attended 4-H Day at the Florida State Capitol  in Tallahassee Thursday, including over 60 youth from Escambia County. 4-H... 

February 23, 2018 | Read the story »

Lawmakers Could Allow Armed Teachers In Schools

Lawmakers Could Allow Armed Teachers In Schools

Hurriedly crafted state legislation to address last week’s mass shooting at a Parkland high school will include a controversial... 

February 23, 2018 | Read the story »


Slight Chance Of Rain Today Otherwise Partly Sunny

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers after noon. Otherwise, partly sunny, with... 

February 23, 2018 | Read the story »

Northview Chiefs Shut Out The T.R. Miller Tigers

Northview Chiefs Shut Out The T.R. Miller Tigers

The Northview Chiefs shut out the T.R. Miller Tigers 9-0 Thursday night in Bratt. Tori Herrington pitched a complete game, striking... 

February 23, 2018 | Read the story »

Tate Softball Destroys Pine Forest 21-0, 23-0

Tate Softball Destroys Pine Forest 21-0, 23-0

The Tate Aggies beat destroyed the Pine Forest Eagles with shutout wins in varsity and junior varsity softball Thursday. Tate 21, Pine... 

February 23, 2018 | Read the story »

Tate Aggie Tennis Teams Remain Undefeated At 4-0

Tate Aggie Tennis Teams Remain Undefeated At 4-0

The Tate Aggies boys and girls tennis teams have extended their undefeated streak to 4-0 with overall wins over Pace and Washington... 

February 23, 2018 | Read the story »

Brick House: Northview Baseball Home Opener Tonight At Improved Field

Brick House: Northview Baseball Home Opener Tonight At Improved Field

The Northview High Chiefs will play their home opener tonight on a baseball field that is sporting a brand new look. The old chain... 

February 23, 2018 | Read the story »

Local Governments Wary Of House Tax Package

A $350 million tax package moved forward Thursday in the House, but local governments are fighting parts of the bill that they say... 

February 23, 2018 | Read the story »

Update: Pavement Down In Muscogee Road Project

The roadway was paved this week in a widening and drainage improvement project on Muscogee Road from Highway 297A to the Perdido River. Muscogee... 

February 22, 2018 | Read the story »

Local Students Visit Tallahassee On Annual Youth Tour

Ten high school juniors from the Escambia River Electric Cooperative service area recently took part in the annual Tallahassee Youth... 

February 22, 2018 | Read the story »

Annual Walnut Hill Ruritan Farm Auction Is Saturday

The 44th Annual Walnut Hill Ruritan Club Farm Equipment Auction will be held this Saturday, February 24, beginning at 9:30 a.m. The... 

February 22, 2018 | Read the story »

School Shooting: Students Rally, Meet With State Leaders

A week after a mass shooting at a Broward County high school, survivors and gun-control advocates demanded Wednesday that state ... 

February 22, 2018 | Read the story »

Weightlifting: West Florida Tops Milton, Northview

The Northview High boys weightlifting team fell to West Florida and Milton in a tightly-contested three-team meet Wednesday at West... 

February 22, 2018 | Read the story »

Northview Celebrates National FFA Week With Breakfast

FFA members at Northview High School are celebrating National FFA Week with a variety of events. Tuesday morning, the FFA officers... 

February 21, 2018 | Read the story »

Get Free Tech Help At The Molino Branch Library

Need help learning how to use that new Christmas computer, smartphone or other tech item? The Molino branch of the West Florida Library... 

February 21, 2018 | Read the story »

School Shooting Survivors Demand Stricter Gun Control

With heavy hearts, students, who have become citizen lobbyists, met with lawmakers on Tuesday with one goal – to urge the passage... 

February 21, 2018 | Read the story »

Scott: ‘We Have To Make Changes’ On School Safety

Metal detectors at schools, better coordination between agencies and keeping guns out of the hands of people who are mentally ill... 

February 21, 2018 | Read the story »

Wins For Tate, Northview, West Florida In Softball, Baseball

SOFTBALL Tate 10 Washington 0 The Tate Aggies varsity shut out the Washington Wildcats 10-0 Tuesday night. On the mound for five,... 

February 21, 2018 | Read the story »

No Threat Via Social Media Against Flomaton High School

Rumors were rampant on social media last Monday that a student was threatening to take weapons to Flomaton High School today. Authorites... 

February 20, 2018 | Read the story »

Century Council Holds Moment Of Silence, Prayer For School Shooting Victims

The Century Town Council held a moment of silence Monday to honor the 17 students killed last week during a mass school shooting in... 

February 20, 2018 | Read the story »

Tate High Marks National FFA Week By Hosting Breakfast

It’s National FFA week, and Monday morning member of the Tate High School FFA served breakfast to faculty and staff members. ... 

February 20, 2018 | Read the story »

Wife, Kids In Dispute Over Sen. Greg Evers Retirement Money

Nearly six months after former Sen. Greg Evers died in a traffic accident, the State Board of Administration has  filed a court document... 

February 20, 2018 | Read the story »

Blackwater CI Counselor Arrested For Smuggling Contraband Cellphone In Her Underwear

A substance abuse counselor at the Blackwater Correctional Facility in Santa Rosa County has been charged with smuggling contraband... 

February 20, 2018 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report: McDavid Man Caught With Pet Owl

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity recently... 

February 19, 2018 | Read the story »

Escambia County Seeks Appointee For Housing Finance Authority

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

February 19, 2018 | Read the story »

Escambia BOCC Weekly Meeting Schedule

Here is a schedule of Escambia County public meetings for the week of February 19-23: Monday, Feb. 19 Offices Closed in Observance... 

February 19, 2018 | Read the story »

Two Escambia, FL, Sex Offenders Arrested In Alabama

Two convicted sex offenders from Escambia County, FL, have been arrested in Escambia County, AL. The Escambia County (AL) Sheriff’s... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Have You Seen The Progress On The Pensacola Bay Bridge?

If you haven’t been to Pensacola Beach or Gulf Breeze since last year, you’ve missed seeing the progress on the new Pensacola... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Florida School Shooting: Hundreds Attend Gun Rally

Chants of “Enough is enough!” reverberated down the street as hundreds of people gathered for a gun-control rally on the steps... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Camp Fire Kids Celebrate 100th Day Of VPK

Students at the Camp Fire Youth Learning Center in Century recently celebrated the 100th day of this years VPK program. Courtesy photos... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: We Are Broken

We are broken. Those were the words of a grieving parent Thursday, the day after his 14-year-old daughter, Jamie, was gunned down... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Weekend Gardening: February Tips

Here are gardening tips for the month of February from your local Extension Service: Flowers Re-fertilize cool season flowerbeds,... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »