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School Bus Driver Rear-ends Another School Bus

School Bus Driver Rear-ends Another School Bus

The driver of one school bus rear-ended a second school bus Tuesday afternoon on Chemstrand Road near Kingsfield Road. There were... 

December 12, 2017 | Read the story »

One Charged In Escambia County Double Homicide

One Charged In Escambia County Double Homicide

A suspect is behind bars in a double homicide Monday night in Escambia County. Gideon Elias Fussner, 19, was booked into the Escambia... 

December 12, 2017 | Read the story »

Get Help Wrapping Your Gifts From The Tate Band

Get Help Wrapping Your Gifts From The Tate Band

The Tate Band Showband of the South will be wrapping gifts for donations at Walmart on Highway 29 in Ensley. Look for the big white... 

December 12, 2017 | Read the story »

Redesigned EscambiaVotes.com Launched

Redesigned EscambiaVotes.com Launched

The office of Escambia County Supervisor of Elections David H. Stafford launched a completely redesigned version of its EscambiaVotes.com... 

December 12, 2017 | Read the story »

Man On Scooter Killed In Olive Road Crash

Man On Scooter Killed In Olive Road Crash

An Escambia County man on a scooter was killed in a traffic accident Monday evening on Olive Road. The Florida Highway Patrol said... 

December 12, 2017 | Read the story »


Sunny Skies, Upper 50’s

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 57. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as... 

December 12, 2017 | Read the story »

HS Basketball: Jay Sweeps Northview

HS Basketball: Jay Sweeps Northview

In high school basketball action, Jay swept four games across the board against Northview Monday in Bratt. BOYS Jay 42, Northview... 

December 12, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate’s Madisen Nelson Commits To Pensacola State

Tate’s Madisen Nelson Commits To Pensacola State

Tate High School senior Madisen Nelson has signed her commitment to play softball at Pensacola State College. Photo for NorthEscambia.com,... 

December 12, 2017 | Read the story »

Third Red Bulb Placed On Fire Safety Wreath

A structure fire in the 3600 block of West Cervantes represents the third red bulb on the “Keep the Wreath Green” fire safety... 

December 11, 2017 | Read the story »

Major Leaguer Caleb Gindl To Hold Baseball Clinic In Molino

A baseball clinic with Caleb Gindl will be held on Saturday, December 16 from 8 a.m. until noon at the Don Sutton Ballpark in Molino. The... 

December 11, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Chiefs Honor Cheerleaders, Football Players

The Northview Chiefs honored their football players and cheerleaders at a recent banquet. The following awards were presented: Football Top... 

December 11, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Democrats Chose New Leader

Terrie Rizzo, who began her political career as a campaign volunteer a little more than a dozen years ago, was selected Saturday... 

December 10, 2017 | Read the story »

Barrineau Park Historical Society Holds Annual Christmas Dinner

The Barrineau Park Historical Society held their annual Christmas Dinner Saturday night. The group enjoyed a great meal, singing and... 

December 10, 2017 | Read the story »

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions on the following state roads in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties as crews perform construction... 

December 10, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Workman Out, Brown Down

Christmas trees have been hoisted inside the House and Senate chambers, but lawmakers won’t be around to spread the holiday... 

December 10, 2017 | Read the story »

Trump Brings Tax Cut, Vote For Moore And Thanks Pensacola Message

President Donald Trump brought his tax cut message  to Pensacola Friday night, along with a special message for Alabama residents... 

December 9, 2017 | Read the story »

North Escambia Deputies Contribute To Toy Drive

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office “A North Shift” has made their donation to the Magical Christmas Toy Drive. “We... 

December 9, 2017 | Read the story »

Students Explore Engineering Careers At ECUA Cantonment Facility

The Emerald Coast Utilities Authority, the Escambia County School District, and CH2M welcomed middle school students this week to... 

December 9, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia BOCC Weekly Meeting Schedule

Here is a schedule of Escambia County public meetings for the week of December 11-15: Monday, Dec. 11 West Florida Regional Planning... 

December 9, 2017 | Read the story »

Senate Boss Says Florida PIP Repeal Needs To Include Medical Coverage

The Senate will consider the merits of repealing Florida’s long-standing requirement for drivers to carry personal-injury protection... 

December 9, 2017 | Read the story »

Byrneville Elementary Postpones Christmas Musicals Due To Weather

Due to weather, Byrneville Elementary School has postponed their annual Christmas musicals that were scheduled for Friday night. The... 

December 9, 2017 | Read the story »

Data Breach Could Impact 22K Gulf Power Customers

A data breach with a third party vendor may have exposed the personal data of some Gulf Power customers who have paid by check at a... 

December 8, 2017 | Read the story »

School Bus Detouring Around Bridge Closure Involved In Wreck

A school bus, detouring around one of many bridge closures in North Escambia, was involved in an accident Thursday morning on a dirt... 

December 8, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia County School District Names Top 5 Teachers

The Escambia County School District named their Top 5 Teachers of the Year Thursday afternoon. They are: William Broome — Woodham... 

December 8, 2017 | Read the story »

Santa Claus Visits Century Library (With Photo Gallery)

Santa Claus paid a special visit to the Century Branch Library Thursday evening taking those special Christmas wishes. Puppies were... 

December 8, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate Graduate Taylor McCarty Completes Navy Basic Training

Navy Seaman Taylor J. McCarty recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, IL. During the... 

December 8, 2017 | Read the story »

Volunteer Needed For West Florida Public Library Board Of Governance

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

December 8, 2017 | Read the story »

Two Homeless After Jay Travel Trailer Fire

Fire destroyed a travel trailer in Jay about noon Thursday, leaving two people without a home. Neighbors said two men and their dog... 

December 7, 2017 | Read the story »

Two Injured In Molino Crash

Two people were injured in a Thursday morning accident at Highway 29 and Molino Road. Both were transported to Pensacola hospitals... 

December 7, 2017 | Read the story »

State Attorney Closes Criminal Investigation Into Century Mayor Henry Hawkins

The State Attorney’s Office has closed a criminal investigation into Century Mayor Henry Hawkins without filing any charges. In... 

December 7, 2017 | Read the story »

A Father Lost – Help A Local Family In Need This Christmas

NorthEscambia.com enlisting the help of our readers to help a local family in need this Christmas. Recently, the father died unexpectedly ... 

December 7, 2017 | Read the story »

Molino Bridge To Reopen Soon; Bratt And Nokomis Bridges Closed

The Florida Department of Transportion ordered the emergency closure of two North Escambia bridges on Wednesday, as officials said... 

December 7, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Building Inspections To Start Following 2017 Florida Building Code

Effective Jan. 1, 2018, the Escambia County Building Inspections Department will be operating under the 6th Edition (2017) Florida... 

December 7, 2017 | Read the story »