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Olivia Britt, Bethany Reynolds Named EREC Scholarship Winners

Olivia Britt, Bethany Reynolds Named EREC Scholarship Winners

Saturday, Escambia River Electric Cooperative awarded two $4,000 scholarships to local high school seniors. The Escambia County winner... 

May 1, 2016 | Read the story »

Hundreds Of Elementary Students Shine At Sunshine Math Competition

Hundreds Of Elementary Students Shine At Sunshine Math Competition

Hundreds of third, fourth and fifth graders from across Escambia County took part in the Sunshine Math competition Saturday morning... 

May 1, 2016 | Read the story »


Showers And Thunderstorms, Cloudy Skies

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. ... 

May 1, 2016 | 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... 

May 1, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia County Spring Livestock Show Results

Escambia County Spring Livestock Show Results

The Gulf Coast Agriculture and Natural Resources Youth Organization’s annual Spring Livestock Show was held last weekend at the... 

May 1, 2016 | Read the story »

Birmingham, Pensacola Split Doubleheader

Birmingham, Pensacola Split Doubleheader

Pensacola right fielder Phillip Ervin scored three times in game two of a doubleheader, including the winning run in the seventh inning,... 

May 1, 2016 | Read the story »

Big Spring Books Sale Sunday At The Library

Friends of the West Florida Public Library, a non-profit support organization of the West Florida Public Library, is holding its... 

May 1, 2016 | Read the story »

Today’s Your Last Chance To See Free Smithsonian Exhibit In Molino

Today is your last chance to see “The Way We Worked,” a Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition for free in Molino. The exhibition,... 

April 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: In Conclusion

Several things seemed to be winding down in Florida government this week. At the Capitol, two of the highest-ranking Republicans in... 

April 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Rep. Jeff Miller Endorses Trump For President

Thursday, House Veterans Affairs’ Committee Chairman Jeff Miller (FL-01) endorsed Donald Trump for president. Miller has represented... 

April 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Couple Arrested For Multi-State Crime Spree

A man and woman who were on a multi-state crime spree have been taken into custody after racking up charges locally and in several... 

April 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Florida Legal Bills Mount In Gambling Dispute

Florida has paid more than $260,000 to private law firms in gambling lawsuits involving the Seminole Tribe of Florida, with the likelihood... 

April 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Fire Damages Atmore Apartment

Fire damaged an apartment in the 100 block of 6th Avenue in Atmore Thursday afternoon. There was no word of any injuries or the cause... 

April 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Barons Beat The Wahoos

The Birmingham Barons won the opening game of its five-game series, 4-0, with Pensacola by limiting the Blue Wahoos lineup to three... 

April 29, 2016 | Read the story »

FHP Seeks Clues In Ensley Hit And Run Crash

The Florida Highway Patrol is looking for clues in a hit and run accident Wednesday afternoon in Ensley. According to the FHP, the... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Opponents Take Aim At ‘Docs V. Glocks’ Law

Doctors and physician groups filed an 86-page brief this week asking a federal appeals court to reject a controversial Florida law... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Tate Wins Regional Quarterfinal

The Tate High Aggies won the regional quarterfinal Wednesday night 4-2 over Navarre. The Aggies are headed to the regional semifinals... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Fire Destroys Escambia Home

The cause of a Wednesday morning fire that destroyed an Escambia County home is under investigation by the Florida State Fire Marshal’s... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Healthy Start: Signs Of Recovery In Century

Contractors have started work on tornado repairs to two buildings in Century used by the Healthy Start program. The roof of the Healthy... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward’s Dive Team Places At County Championship

The Ernest Ward Middle School Dive Team earned a second and a 10th place finish during the Escambia County Diving Championships at... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »

PBA Attempting Comeback As Prison Workers’ Union

The Florida Police Benevolent Association, “divorced” by the state’s prison workers as their union five years ago,... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »

New Candidate Files For Broxson House Seat

A new candidate has opened a campaign account to try to succeed state Rep. Doug Broxson, R-Gulf Breeze who is running for Senate ... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »

The Way We Worked: From Can’t See to Can’t See

Up before dawn and home after dark describes Teniadé Broughton’s talk on African American work experiences in rural Escambia County.... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Jackson Wins Finale 5-3 Over The Blue Wahoos

Coming off Tommy John surgery, Cincinnati Reds starter Homer Bailey consistently threw his fastball in the 93-95 mph range in his second... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Habitat Related Nonprofit May Provide Housing For Tornado Victims

Tornado victims in Century and Pensacola may get housing assistance from a group closely affiliated with Pensacola Habitat for Humanity. The... 

April 26, 2016 | Read the story »

FHP Seeks Witnesses To Nine Mile Road Accident

Two people were seriously injured in a Monday afternoon wreck on Nine Mile Road. Justin Allan Archer, 26, was westbound on Nine Mile... 

April 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Sunny And Warm Today

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind becoming... 

April 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Murder Suspect Arrested In State Line Shooting Death

A suspect has been arrested in the state line shooting death of a young Flomaton man last week. Devonte DeShawn Rollins, age 20 of... 

April 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia District Academic Teams Takes Second In Challenge Event

The Escambia County All-Star Academic Team fought their way into the finals of the 31st Commissioner’s Academic Challenge in Orlando... 

April 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Deputies Honored For DUI Enforcement

Three Escambia County deputies were recently honored by Mothers Against Drunk Driving’s Northwest Florida Affiliate. Deputies... 

April 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Molino Hots Shots 12U Softball Teams Wins Tiger Point Championship

The Molino Hot Shots 12U girls softball team recently won the 12U B Tiger Point Mid Season Tournament championship. The team is sponsored... 

April 26, 2016 | Read the story »