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Flash Flood Watch In Effect

Flash Flood Watch In Effect

There is a flash flood watch in effect. Rainfall totals of 2 to 3 inches are expected with locally higher amounts near 5 inches are... 

May 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Molino Park Fifth Graders Take Dolphin Cruise

Molino Park Fifth Graders Take Dolphin Cruise

Fifth grade students at Molino Park Elementary School had the opportunity to on a dolphin cruise Tuesday for their end of the year... 

May 23, 2017 | Read the story »


Jay Residents Vote On Town Clerk Question Today

Voters in Jay will vote today on amending the town charter to allow for the town clerk position to be appointed by the council. The... 

May 23, 2017 | Read the story »


Boil Water Notice: Filly Road, Filly Court, Winner’s Circle

A Precautionary Boil Water Notice -PBWN- has been issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority to customers located in the following... 

May 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Middle School TV Students Visit WEAR

Ernest Ward Middle School TV Students Visit WEAR

The CCTV students at Ernest Ward Middle School recently had the opportunity to tour the WEAR TV 3 studios in Pensacola. They were... 

May 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Chiefs Present Baseball Awards

Northview Chiefs Present Baseball Awards

The Northview Chiefs presented their annual baseball awards Monday night. Award winners included (pictured, L-R) Devin Stabler, Defensive... 

May 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Pensacola Crushes Five Home Runs In 3-2 Win Over BayBears

Pensacola Crushes Five Home Runs In 3-2 Win Over BayBears

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos lineup erupted Monday with five home runs by five different hitters to tie the franchise record. Pensacola’s... 

May 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate Regional Final Game Moved To Wednesday; Baseball Fish Fry Set

Tate Regional Final Game Moved To Wednesday; Baseball Fish Fry Set

The 1-7A regional final game originally scheduled for Tuesday has been moved to Wednesday at 7 p.m. as the Tate Aggies host Nease. ... 

May 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Local Marine Receives Award In Japan

U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Justin Tyler Johnson receives the Jack W. Demmond Aviation Ground Marine of the Year award at Marine Corps... 

May 22, 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... 

May 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Mobile Defeats Pensacola

The Mobile BayBears got a three-run homer by former Catholic High School catcher Wade Wass in the third inning and went on to defeat... 

May 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Monday Deadline To Apply For Escambia Youth Employment Program

Monday is the deadline to apply for the new Escambia County Youth Employment Program, which will provide opportunities for youth... 

May 21, 2017 | Read the story »

District Seeks Input On Attendance Zones For Beulah Middle, Kingsfield Elementary

The School Attendance Zone Advisory Committee (SAZAC) was formed to develop attendance zone recommendations for the closure of Woodham... 

May 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Decisions, Decisions

The weeks after the legislative session are typically a decision season for the governor, who has to plow through dozens of bills... 

May 21, 2017 | Read the story »

BayBears Beat Wahoos

Two top pitching prospects went head-to-head and delivered the sellout Pensacola Blue Wahoos crowd exactly what they should have... 

May 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia County Area Housing Commission Seeks Volunteer Members

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

May 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Same-Day Renewal Concealed Weapon Licenses Available In Escambia County

Escambia County Tax Collector Scott Lunsford has announced that local residents renewing their concealed weapon license now will be... 

May 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Byrneville Student Waters Named ‘Magic’ Student of The Month

Byrneville Elementary School fifth grade student Leif Waters was recently named the Magic 106.1 FM Student of the Month. He received... 

May 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Weekend Gardening: Tips For The Month Of May

The Escambia County Master Gardeners offer the following May lawn and garden tips: Continue planting summer annuals. Try one or two... 

May 20, 2017 | Read the story »

National Technical Honor Society Honors Tate Senior

The National Technical Honor Society has selected Tate High School senior Kayla Johnson to receive one of only 225 scholarships they... 

May 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Pensacola Blue Wahoos Top The Mobile BayBears 3-2

Pensacola’s pitching staff has lead the Southern League all season and tonight’s game was no different for the Blue Wahoos. The... 

May 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Sheriff’s Office ‘Clean Sweeps’ Cottage Hill

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office held a  Clean Sweep operation Thursday morning in the Cottage Hill area. The focus of... 

May 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Bratt Elementary Names Students Of The Month

The following students (pictured above) were named Students of the Month for May at Bratt Elementary School. Kendal Ard Mason Bodiker Michael... 

May 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Supreme Court Rules Against Poarch Creek Gretna Track, Slots Expansion

In a highly anticipated decision, the Florida Supreme Court on Thursday squashed a broad expansion of slot machines in at least eight... 

May 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Injured Eagle Rescued Near Cantonment Has Died

An eagle initially rescued by a group of a good Samaritans earlier this month near Cantonment has died. The injured eagle was left... 

May 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Scott Ready To Consider BP Settlement Plan

A proposal to open the tap on BP oil-spill settlement money for Northwest Florida counties hard hit by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon... 

May 19, 2017 | Read the story »

10-Year Old Bicyclist Dies After Being Hit By SUV

A child airlifted to the hospital after being struck by a vehicle Thursday morning has died. The Florida Highway Patrol said 10-year-old... 

May 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Walk-Off Double For O’Grady As The Wahoos Beat Mobile

Pensacola Blue Wahoos center fielder Brian O’Grady knew going up to bat that the Mobile BayBears reliever Michael Dimock likes to... 

May 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Man Sentenced To Life Without Parole For Shooting Two People

A Century man will spend the rest of his life in prison after opening fire on two people inside a vehicle in Century during October... 

May 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida’s SRO Of The Year, Ronnie Gill, Retires From Ernest Ward Middle

Ernest Ward Middle School, Northview High School, and the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office celebrated the retirement of Senior... 

May 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Corrections Department Honors Employees Who Died In Line In Duty

With department Secretary Julie Jones saying each name “represents a hero,” the Florida Department of Corrections on Wednesday... 

May 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Jim Allen Elementary School Names Students Of The Month

Jim Allen Elementary School has named Students of the Month for May. They are Clotee Williamson (left) and Marabelle Hamilton. Courtesy... 

May 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Nokomis and Meadows Stop Sign To Be Relocated

Effective Tuesday, June 6 the stop sign at the intersection of Nokomis Road and Meadows Lane near Davisville will change to improve... 

May 18, 2017 | Read the story »