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Chiefs Warm Up For Orlando With Scrimmage Game (Photos)

Chiefs Warm Up For Orlando With Scrimmage Game (Photos)

It’s been a couple of years since 1,600 plus North Escambia residents hit the road for Orlando’s Citrus Bowl to watch... 

August 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Farm Field Day Held

Farm Field Day Held

The annual UF/IFAS Extension Farm Field Day was held Friday morning at the West Florida Research and Education Center in Jay. Attendees... 

August 23, 2014 | Read the story »


Night Paving, Closures On I-10, Highway 29

The outside eastbound lane of I-10 near the Highway 29 interchange will be closed through Monday, August 25 from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.... 

August 23, 2014 | Read the story »


Escambia Man Shot While Out For Morning Jog

A Friday morning shooting in Escambia County is under investigation. The shooting occurred about 6:00 near the intersection of Avery... 

August 23, 2014 | Read the story »


FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending August 21. ESCAMBIA COUNTY Officer... 

August 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Pensacola Drops Series Opener To Mongomery’s Biscuits

Pensacola Drops Series Opener To Mongomery’s Biscuits

Kyle Waldrop enjoys taking his spot in the outfield and seeing fans fill Pensacola Bayfront Stadium nearly every home game. “They... 

August 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Three School Lockdown Due To Homicide Investigation

Three schools — Pine Forest High, West Florida High and Woodham Middle — were place on lockdown Thursday afternoon as deputies... 

August 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Man Gets Life For 2011 Burning, Beating Death

An Escambia County man was sentenced Thursday to spend the rest of his life behind bars for a 2011 murder. Sergio Dupree Moorer was... 

August 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Preseason Volleyball Tournament At Northview

Five schools took part in a volleyball preseason classic Thursday at Northview High School with Laurel Hill taking first place. Play... 

August 22, 2014 | Read the story »

United Way Celebrates $10.2 Million Impact, Work Of Community Partners

Thursday afternoon,  more than 250 United Way supporters and friends joined United Way of Escambia County at First Baptist Church... 

August 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Federal Judge Strikes Down Florida Gay Marriage Ban

When Democratic political operative Christian Ulvert started his career nearly a decade ago, he was in the closet. Since then, Ulvert... 

August 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Pensacola Takes Series Final 7-6 Over Jacksonville

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos (24-36, 55-75) took the series finale, 7-6, over the Jacksonville Suns (35-25, 71-59) at the Baseball Grounds... 

August 22, 2014 | Read the story »

About 2,500 Cast Ballots, Early Voting Ends Saturday

Early voting is underway for the 2014 Primary Election in Escambia County. As of Wednesday night, 2,489 ballots have been cast. Early... 

August 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Prisons Chief Launches Reform Efforts

Florida Department of Corrections Secretary Michael Crews is proposing a handful of prison reforms in the aftermath of reports about... 

August 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Suns OutSlug The Wahoos

The Jacksonville Suns scored eight runs over the first four innings to knock Blue Wahoos starter Robert Stephenson (L, 6-9) from... 

August 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Man Gets Jail Time For Stealing Makeup, Drug Possession

A Century man has been sentenced to jail for stealing a large quantity of makeup from a Walmart and for drug possession. Eric James... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia County Mosquito Borne Illneses Advisory Upgraded To Alert

An mosquito-borne illness advisory for Escambia County has been upgraded to an alert. The change came after the Florida Department... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »

School Board Honors Molino Park’s Woodward As Principal Of The Year

Molino Park Elementary School Principal Alice Woodward was officially recognized Tuesday night by the Escambia County School Board... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Over 700 Homes, Businesses Lose Power Tuesday Night

High winds as thunderstorms moved through the area Tuesday night left over 700 North Escambia area homes and businesses without power... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Northview Grad Baldwin Graduates From Military Basic Training

Air Force Airman Arthur Jacob Baldwin graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Teen Injured In Cedar Tree Lane Crash

A teen was seriously injured in a single vehicle crash Tuesday evening in Cantonment. The driver of a Mazda 626 apparently lost control... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Plans Continue To ‘Reimagine Century’ This September

Volunteers met Tuesday night to continue making plans for Reimagine Century — a September 13, 2014, event that will be held... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »

AARP: Older Floridians Worried About Finances

The senior-advocacy group AARP Florida released a survey Tuesday that found widespread financial concerns among people 50 and older. The... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Century To Update Ordinances In Online, Searchable Format

The Town of Century is taking steps to make sure that all of the town’s ordinances are up to date and searchable online. Back... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Wahoos Blast Past Suns 8-4

Kyle Waldrop’s first-inning two-run home run was a sign of things to come for the Blue Wahoos on Tuesday night. It was the first... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »

State Completes Plans For Hwy 29, Hwy 97 Traffic Light; Construction Soon

Plans have been completed, and Escambia County is set to make a deposit of  just over a quarter of a million dollars to install a... 

August 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Woman Charged With Abusing Disabled Elderly Roommate

A Cantonment woman has been charged with abusing her disabled elderly roommate. The roommate told Escambia County Sheriff’s deputies... 

August 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Murzin To Be Interviewed For PSC Job August 28

A state panel is expected to nominate candidates for two spots on the Florida Public Service Commission after conducting interviews... 

August 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Students Head Back To Class (With Two Photo Galleries)

Monday was  the first day of school across the area, with tens of thousands of students heading back to class. We asked NorthEscambia.com... 

August 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Atmore Native Donates Gospel CD To Florida Prison Inmates

An Alabama pastor, gospel singer and teacher donated boxes of her  new CD to the Florida Department of Corrections Monday morning... 

August 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Tax Offices Collect Hundreds Of Pounds Of Food For Manna

Escambia County Tax Collector offices recently concluded a food drive for Manna Food Panties.  Tax collector offices in Molino,... 

August 19, 2014 | Read the story »