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Northview Majorette Smith Is ‘Superior’ – Headed To State Next Month

Northview Majorette Smith Is ‘Superior’ – Headed To State Next Month

Northview High School majorette captain Brianna Smith received solo superior ratings Friday afternoon in the Florida Bandmaster’s... 

February 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Sunny And Warm For Sunday

Sunny And Warm For Sunday

There is a dense fog advisory for tonight. Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near... 

February 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Alabama Congressman Byrne Announces Escambia Office Hours

Alabama Congressman Byrne Announces Escambia Office Hours

Staff members from the Office of Congressman Bradley Byrne (R-AL) will hold office hours Wednesday in Escambia County, AL. The staff... 

February 19, 2017 | Read the story »


FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

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

February 19, 2017 | Read the story »


Volunteers Needed For FloridaWest Board of Directors

Volunteers are needed for the FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance Board of Directors. The FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance... 

February 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate’s Hayden Lindsay Signs With Gulf Coast State Community College

Tate’s Hayden Lindsay Signs With Gulf Coast State Community College

Tate High School’s Hayden Lindsay signed Friday to play softball at Gulf Coast State Community College in Panama City. Courtesy... 

February 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Courting Opposition

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Courting Opposition

There was already plenty of anti-judiciary invective being hurled around the Legislature in the run-up to the 2017 legislative session,... 

February 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Late Rally Costs Lady Chiefs Against Escambia Gators

The Northview Lady Chiefs dropped a heartbreaker 6-3 in eight innings to the Escambia Gators Friday night in Bratt. Northview was... 

February 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Health Advisory Issued, Fire Continues At Rolling Hills Landfill

The Florida Department of Health in Escambia County(FDOH-Escambia) is issuing an air quality health advisory in response to associated... 

February 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Woman Indicted For Stabbing Death Of Son

An Escambia County grand jury has indicted an Escambia County woman for the murder of her son. Janel Charlene Francis was indicted... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

No Serious Injuries In ‘Power’ Crash

There were no serious injuries in a single vehicle crash Thursday afternoon in the area of Highway 29 and Power Boulevard.  A properly... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Supreme Court Blocks Abortion Waiting Period

In another in a string of rulings siding with abortion-rights advocates, the Florida Supreme Court on Thursday blocked a 2015 law... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Softball: Tate, Northview Win With Shutouts; Tate Baseball Splits Preseason Games

BASEBALL Preseason At Gulf Breeze: Pace 3 Tate 3 Tate 2 Gulf Breeze 3 Escambia Academy 3 Patrician Academy 1 SOFTBALL Tate 18 Washington... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Appeals Court Rules Against State In ‘Docs Vs. Glocks’ Case

Siding with a coalition of individual doctors and medical groups, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday that major portions of a... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

NHS Lifters Place In Recent Meet

The follow are Northview High School results from a recent weightlifting meet: Greg Pressley, 2nd place, 119-pound class Dalton Hadley,... 

February 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Celebrates Tornado Recovery With Trees

A small crowd gathered Wednesday afternoon to celebrate Century’s recovery efforts following an EF-3 tornado one year ago. The... 

February 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Cantonment Man, Four Others Arrested In Armed Burglary

Five people – including a Cantonment man – have been arrested on various charges after they were involved in an armed burglary... 

February 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Death Penalty Fix On The Fast Track

A proposal that would require unanimous jury recommendations for death sentences to be imposed sailed through its first House vetting... 

February 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Lawmakers Unveil Legislation To Limit Testing Time

Leading members of the House and Senate unveiled legislation Wednesday that they said could help reduce the amount of time Florida... 

February 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Slayton Wins State Music Educator’s Award

Bill Slayton has been named the Florida Music Education Association District School Board Member of the Year. The award is presented... 

February 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate, Northview Players Named To All State Football Teams

FloridaHSFootball.com has released their 2016-2017 All State Teams. Several Tate and Northview high school players were selected: Tate/Class... 

February 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Bratt Elementary Names February Students Of The Month

The following students (pictured above) were named Students of the Month for February at Bratt Elementary School. Bentley Alexander Troy... 

February 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Cantonment Man Arrested For May 2016 Hit And Run Crash

A Cantonment man on the lam since a 2016 hit and run crash in Cantonment is now behind bars. Colby Chase Myrick, 26, is charged with... 

February 15, 2017 | Read the story »

Today Marks One Year Since Century Tornado

Today marks the one anniversary of what has become known simply as the “Century Tornado”. The tornado first touched down... 

February 15, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Canvassing Board To Meet For February Special Election

The Century Canvassing Board for the February 28 Special Election will meet at the following times, at the Century Town Hall: 9:00... 

February 15, 2017 | Read the story »

Scott Tax Cut Plan Draws Doubts

Gov. Rick Scott may be “a little ambitious” in seeking $618.4 million in tax cuts, a key lawmaker said Tuesday, while... 

February 15, 2017 | Read the story »

No Aggie Fries? Tate Showband Seeks Return Of Stolen Propane Fryer

The Tate High School Showband of of the South is still looking for help finding the person(s) that stole their brand new propane fyer. The... 

February 15, 2017 | Read the story »

Boyette 911 Tipster To Receive $16,000 Reward

The Georgia  caller that reported the whereabouts of killer William “Billy” Boyette and accomplice Mary Rice will now... 

February 15, 2017 | Read the story »

Animal Control Investigator Nowlin Named FACA 2017 Officer Of The Year

Sgt. Stephanie Nowlin of Escambia County Animal Control was recently named as the 2017 Animal Control Officer of the Year by the Florida... 

February 15, 2017 | Read the story »

Always My Valentine: The Love Story Of Zach And Lauren

This is a Valentine’s love story that could have been ripped from script of a Hollywood movie. Lauren McCall and Zach Barrow... 

February 14, 2017 | Read the story »

Gun Bills Line Up In Legislature

A measure that would reduce the penalty for people who briefly display a firearm in public and make it a non-criminal offense has... 

February 14, 2017 | Read the story »

Kayla Crocker Laid To Rest; Community Benefit Set For Saturday

Funeral services were held Monday for 28-year old Kayla Maylee Crocker, the Beulah mother of two that was shot during a home invasion... 

February 14, 2017 | Read the story »