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Slight Chance Of Isolated Showers, Hot Today

Slight Chance Of Isolated Showers, Hot Today

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast on this Memorial Day: Memorial Day: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.... 

May 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Extension Urges Smart Grilling For Food Safety

Escambia Extension Urges Smart Grilling For Food Safety

by Escambia County Extension Service Safety is an important consideration when operating a grill. Improper use can cause a... 

May 30, 2016 | Read the story »


DCF Offers Tips For Parents Selecting A Summer Camp

With school out for the summer, the Department of Children and Families (DCF) reminds parents and caregivers about precautions they... 

May 30, 2016 | Read the story »


Escambia County Seeks Appointees For Housing Finance Authority

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

May 30, 2016 | Read the story »


Appeals Court Rules In Escambia Case: Only One Parent Must Sign Off On Medical Procedures

In what could be first-of-its-kind case in Florida, an appeals court  rejected arguments that both parents need to sign off before... 

May 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Dixon Smashes Two Homers In Wahoos Win

Dixon Smashes Two Homers In Wahoos Win

Brandon Dixon hit a grand slam over the left field wall in the bottom of the first inning to give the Pensacola Blue Wahoos a lead... 

May 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Pedestrian Killed

A pedestrian was struck and killed near an Escambia County Walmart Saturday night. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 18-year... 

May 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Is Your Church Having VBS?

Now is the time to submit your Vacation Bible School announcements to NorthEscambia.com so that we can include them on our events... 

May 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Memorial Day Closures

The following will be closed Monday in observance of the Memorial Day holiday: Escambia County Escambia County Board of County Commissioners West... 

May 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Video: Northview High Graduation

This is a replay video of the Northview High School graduation: (Video is provided by the Escambia County School District and is... 

May 29, 2016 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending May 19 in Escambia... 

May 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Barrineau Park 4-H Club Places Flags On Barrancas Graves

The Barrineau Park 4-H Club was among the many groups Saturday that placed flags at each grave in the Barrancas National Cemetery... 

May 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos Win Over Bimingham

Pensacola Blue Wahoos fans know Phillip Ervin is speedy. After all, he has stolen 19 bases this season, which is tied for third in... 

May 29, 2016 | Read the story »

FHP Out In Force For Holiday Weekend

This Memorial Day holiday weekend, Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) troopers will be looking for unsafe driving behavior in an effort... 

May 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Three Coaches And A Governor Walk Onto A Stage…

It’s not often that Jim McElwain, Jimbo Fisher and Mark Richt share the stage during one of the most significant policy events... 

May 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos Beat The Barons

Pensacola Blue Wahoos’ do-it-all Tony Renda, not only can play nearly every position on the field, he’s also a mathematician. Renda,... 

May 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Tax Certificate Sale Set For June 1

Escambia County Tax Collector Janet Holley announces the tax certificate sale for 2015 delinquent real estate taxes in Escambia County... 

May 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Pearl Harbor Survivor Featured In Memorial Day Civic Band Concert

Pearl Harbor Survivor and musician Frank Emond recently celebrated his 98th birthday. “When you’re 98, you’re allowed more... 

May 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Scott Says Higher Education Efforts ‘About Building A Workforce’

Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday wrapped up a two-day higher education conference in Orlando with a list of goals that included making... 

May 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Two Atmore Men Facing Drug Charges

Two people have been arrested in Atmore in unrelated drug cases. Jabarie Arnold, 37, was charged with possession of marijuana, three... 

May 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Company Expands, Adding New Jobs

An Escambia County manufacturing plant is adding to their facility and adding new jobs. The Danish based Jupiter Group held a grand... 

May 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Pensacola Mullets Fall To Birmingham

After the game, Pensacola manager Pat Kelly wanted to know if its 6-4 loss to the Birmingham Barons counted against the Blue Wahoos. On... 

May 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Woman Hit By Her Own Vehicle In Convenience Store Parking Lot

A woman was injured when she was hit by her own vehicle in a convenience store parking lot early Thursday morning. About 2:30 a.m.,... 

May 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Work Complete On Replacement Of 75 Year Old Highway 97 Bridge

Work is now mostly complete on the replacement of a 75-year old Highway 97 bridge over Little Pine Barren Creek in Walnut Hill. Work... 

May 26, 2016 | Read the story »

State Supreme Court To Hear High Profile Gambling Case

The Florida Supreme Court is expected to hear a high profile gambling case next month. Justices will take up a closely watched case... 

May 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Learn How To Purchase AED At Escambia County’s Cost

Escambia County will hold a meeting next week to provide more information on how to purchase an automated external defibrillator (AED)... 

May 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos Down Barons In Series Opener

Jackson Stephens’ family rarely miss his starts, making the five-hour drive from their home in Oxford, Ala., near the Georgia border... 

May 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Century Man Facing Additional Charges For Stealing Copper Wire From Former School

A Century man arrested in late April for stealing heavy duty copper wiring from the former Century High School has been arrested again... 

May 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia School Media Centers Honored For Makerspaces In Innovation Centers

As part of the Escambia County School Superintendent’s Vision 2020 plan, school district library media specialists were challenged... 

May 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Spring Football: Northview Downs Jay (With Gallery)

The Northview Chiefs defeated the Jay Royals Tuesday night in spring football action. In a junior varsity quarter, Northview topped... 

May 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Sentenced On Drug, Money Laundering Charges

An Escambia County man was sentenced Tuesday in federal court on drug related offenses. Kenneth Grandison, 42, was sentenced today... 

May 25, 2016 | Read the story »