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Gulf Breeze Woman Killed In Wreck South Of East Brewton

Gulf Breeze Woman Killed In Wreck South Of East Brewton

A Gulf Breeze woman was killed in a single vehicle crash between Jay and East Brewton Friday night. According to Alabama State Troopers,... 

September 21, 2014 | Read the story »

ECUA Receives National Award For Cantonment Facility

ECUA Receives National Award For Cantonment Facility

The Emerald Coast Utilities Authority has been selected to receive a Gold Peak Performance Award, presented by the National Association... 

September 21, 2014 | Read the story »


Deadline Approaching To Register To Vote In November Election

Monday, October 6 is the last day to register to vote in the November 4 general election, according to Escambia County Supervisor of... 

September 21, 2014 | Read the story »


Sunny Sunday In Store

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Sunday Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the... 

September 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Molino Naval Officer Promoted To Lieutenant Commander

Molino Naval Officer Promoted To Lieutenant Commander

Lieutenant Troy Bertran of Molino was recently took an oath to accept a promotion to lieutenant commander. Bertran started his Naval... 

September 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Fall Gardening Tips

Fall Gardening Tips

As fall approaches, now is the time to start preparing your landscape for the upcoming cooler weather, according to the UF/IFAS extension... 

September 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Man Gets Prison Time After Young Child Drinks Acid At Meth Lab

A man has been sentenced to prison after a young child drank acid from a sippy cup at a Santa Rosa County meth lab. A jury found Jonathan... 

September 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida DOC Fires Another 32 Workers For Misconduct

In what has become a frequent exercise, Department of Corrections Secretary Mike Crews on Friday fired 32 workers accused of breaking... 

September 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Friday Night High School Football Finals

Here is a look at final high school football scores from across the area Friday night – FLORIDA Tate 52, West Gadsden 3 West... 

September 20, 2014 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending September 18. ESCAMBIA... 

September 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Friends Of The Library Plan Book Sale For Next Weekend

Friends of West Florida Public Library, a non-profit support organization of the West Florida Public Library, will hold its Big Fall... 

September 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Tax Holiday Continues For Energy Saving Appliances

State officials are promoting the potential for long-term savings on utility bills as they tout sales-tax breaks this weekend for... 

September 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Scott Picks Patronis, Brown For PSC; Skips Escambia’s Murzin

Looking to a political ally to fill the job, Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday named state Rep. Jimmy Patronis to a seat on the Florida... 

September 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Impact 100 Names Finalists For $102,500 Grants

Impact 100 Pensacola Bay Area has announced its 15 grant finalists for 2014. Ten of the projects will each receive a grant of $102,500... 

September 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Chamber Celebrates Accomplishments During Annual Meeting

Thursday, over 400 community, business, state and regional representatives gathered for the Greater Pensacola Chamber’s 124th... 

September 19, 2014 | Read the story »

JV Football: Northview Beats West Florida 16-14

Nortview High School’s JV football team beat West Florida tonight 16-14. Northview scored in the first quarter on a touchdown... 

September 19, 2014 | Read the story »

All About Peanuts: 48th Annual Santa Rosa Farm Tour Held

The 48th Annual Santa Rosa Farm Tour was held Thursday. Participants had the opportunity to watch a peanut digging demonstration at... 

September 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Volleyball: Lady Chiefs Split Games With Central

The Northview Lady Chiefs split volleyball games with Central High Thursday. In junior varsity action, Central won 11-25, 20-25. In... 

September 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Voters Appear Prepared To Pass Conservation Amendment

Florida voters appear poised in November to pass a constitutional amendment that would require setting aside billions of dollars for... 

September 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia, Santa Rosa Farm Bureaus Complete 1.5 Ton Peanut Butter Donation To Manna

The Florida Peanut Producers and the Farm Bureau in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties has completed their donation of one and a half... 

September 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Judge Takes Aim At Florida Prison Phone Contract

An administrative law judge said  that the Florida Department of Corrections should toss out proposals by three companies to provide... 

September 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Pedestrian Killed On Mobile Highway

A pedestrian was struck and killed on Mobile Highway in front of Walmart this morning. The Florida Highway Patrol said 46-year old... 

September 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Northview Chiefs Name Players Of The Week

The Northview Chiefs have named Players of the Week from last Friday night’s 24-6 win over Chipley. They are: OFFENSE Keondrae... 

September 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida DOE Drops Young Elementary Reading Test

A test given to young elementary school students will not be used this year, according to the Florida Department of Education. The... 

September 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Nine Mile Road To Be Four-Laned From Highway 29 To Beulah Road

A long awaited project has been funded that will widen Nine Mile Road to four lanes from Beulah Road all the way back to Highway 29. The... 

September 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Appliance Sales Tax Holiday Coming This Weekend

Another sales tax holiday is on the way this weekend…this time on certain energy saving appliances and fixtures. Florida shoppers... 

September 17, 2014 | Read the story »

NWE Takes 3 of 4 From W.S. Neal, Set To Face Jay Saturday

Northwest Escambia Youth Football and Cheer hosted the W.S. Neal Eagles this past Saturday at Tommy Weaver Memorial Stadium on the... 

September 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Middle Names September Students Of The Month

Ernest Ward Middle School has named September Students of the Month. They are Libby Pugh (pictured left), sixth grade; Bailey  Van... 

September 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Marvel Comics Creates New ‘Captain Citrus’ For Struggling Industry

Florida’s homegrown superhero, Captain Citrus, has undergone a $1 million head-to-toe makeover with the help of comic-book giant... 

September 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Century Council Approves $5.1 Million Budget At Public Forum…With No Public

The Town of Century Monday night gave final approval to a budget for the next fiscal year that’s up about 16 percent over this... 

September 16, 2014 | Read the story »

Envision Escambia 2028: County Releases First Round Of Survey Results

Just after Labor Day, Escambia County launched an online survey to gauge the opinions of residents about a variety of topics of importance... 

September 16, 2014 | Read the story »