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No Injuries In School Bus Wreck

No Injuries In School Bus Wreck

There were no injuries in morning accident involving a pickup and a school bus on Archer Road in Cantonment. The driver of a Ford... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Fire At The Drowsy Poet Coffee Company

Fire At The Drowsy Poet Coffee Company

Escambia Fire Rescue responded to The Drowsy Poet Coffee Company on Brent Lane Sunday night. When firefighters arrived on scene, they... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »


Century Council To Meet Monday Night

The Century Town Council will hold their second regular meeting of January Monday night. The meeting was postponed from last week by... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »


Domestic Dispute Ends With Four People Attacked, Injured By Dog

Four people were bit during a dog attack in Santa Rosa County over the weekend. Three of the injured were taken to area hospital, including... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »


Info Fair Planned For Parents Of Special Needs Children

An information fair for parents and guardians of children with special needs will be held Tuesday, January 27 from 5-7 p.m. at Escambia... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Cruce, Singleton Place In Speaking Events At FFA Districts

Cruce, Singleton Place In Speaking Events At FFA Districts

Two Northview High School students recently placed in  FFA District One competitions. Mitchell Singleton placed second in the district... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate’s Burks Signs With Florida Gulf Coast Community College

Tate’s Burks Signs With Florida Gulf Coast Community College

Tate High School senior Samantha Burks signed a letter of intent recently with Florida Gulf Coast Community College in Panama City. ... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Man Dies After Being Struck By A Train

An Escambia County man has died from injuries he received Saturday when he was struck by a train while alongside railroad tracks. Pensacola... 

January 25, 2015 | Read the story »

McDavid Convicted Sex Offender Arrested

A McDavid sex offender was arrested for failing to register as required. Joseph Matthew Trump, age 39 of 2131 South Century Boulevard,... 

January 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Man Charged With Beating Death

A man is being held in the Escambia County Jail after being  arrested Saturday on a homicide charge by Pensacola Police. Kenneth Salter,... 

January 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Fun, Strange, Even Weird Things Happening This Week At Elementary Schools

Elementary school students in Escambia may do things that seem a little strange, or dress a little weird, this week — and it’s... 

January 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Stop Crape Murder: Don’t Cut Back Your Myrtles

by the Santa Rosa County Extension Service Proper pruning is one of the most misunderstood of all gardening practices, yet it is... 

January 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Weber Performs With All State High School Honors Band

David Weber of Northview High School was chosen to be in the All State High School Honors Band.  He recently traveled to Tampa to... 

January 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Ball Registrations Set For NWE, Molino, Miracle League

Here is baseball, tball and softball registration information for  NWE’s Bradberry Park in Walnut Hill, the Molino Ballpark... 

January 24, 2015 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending  January 22 in... 

January 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Santa Rosa Man Pleads In Shotgun Play Death

James Hunter Gates entered a plea Friday in Santa Rosa County to manslaughter with a firearm and possession of a firearm by a convicted... 

January 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Trying To Change The Subject

Any week when a Republican governor can propose more than a half a billion dollars in tax relief and announce that the unemployment... 

January 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Girls Weighlifting Team Honors Presented

The Northview High School Girls Weightlifting team presented the following awards Friday morning: MVL -Most Valuable Lifters (represented... 

January 24, 2015 | Read the story »

FHSAA Releases Final Football Classifications For Next Four Years

The Florida High School Athletic Association has released final football series classifications for the next four years. Tate, Crestview... 

January 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Appeals Court Upholds Conviction In Murder Of Former PNJ Reporter

An appeals court has upheld the conviction of the man responsible for the murder of a former Pensacola News Journal reporter. William... 

January 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Names January Students Of The Month

Ernest Ward Middle School has named January Students of the Month. They are: (L-R) Addison Albritton, seventh grade; Amber Gillman,... 

January 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Man Gets 75 Years For Attempted Murder

State Attorney Bill Eddins announced Thursdayday that Trevor Jerrod Jones was sentenced to 75 years in state prison by Circuit Court... 

January 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate Football Wins Appeal, Moving Down To 1-6A

According to the Tate High football program, the Florida High School Athletic Association has approved the school’s classification... 

January 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia School Board Member, ‘Agnostic Pagan’ Battle Over Satanic Prayer

A religious battle of sorts has been brewing between a member of the Escambia County School Board and a citizen that attends board... 

January 22, 2015 | Read the story »

Man Charged With Tossing Bricks At Car In Walnut Hill

An Atmore man is facing a felony charge for throwing bricks at a car on a Walnut Hill street. Torris Jermaine Richardson, 34, was charged... 

January 22, 2015 | Read the story »

Sheriff Donates Command Vehicle To Escambia Search And Rescue

Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan donated his former command bus to Escambia Search and Rescue on Wednesday. ESAR volunteers... 

January 22, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Prison Health Care Brings Back Old Worries

For more than 20 years, the state of Florida and lawyers representing prisoners wrangled over inmates’ health care, resulting... 

January 22, 2015 | Read the story »

Ballot Proposal Seeks More Solar Power In Sunshine State

Businesses and property owners would be able to sell a limited amount of solar energy under a ballot initiative rolled out  by a coalition... 

January 22, 2015 | Read the story »

Identity Released: Body Washes Up At Port Of Pensacola

The name of a man whose body was found near the Port of Pensacola Wednesday  afternoon has been released. Detective Dylan Stackpole... 

January 22, 2015 | Read the story »

Man Charged With Strangulation Following Alabama Manhunt

A man was charged with strangulation after being captured during a manhunt near Flomaton Wednesday morning that involved law enforcement... 

January 21, 2015 | Read the story »

Man Charged With Stealing Tons Of Steel From Employer, Fraudulent EBT Card Use

An Escambia County man has been charged with stealing over 15 tons of steel from his employer and fraudulently using a state EBT card... 

January 21, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia School Board Honors Sara Calhoun, Florida’s Top Elementary Reading Teacher

The Escambia County School Board honored a Molino Park Elementary School teacher Tuesday night for being named the top elementary... 

January 21, 2015 | Read the story »