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Officials Confirm Holman Prison Correctional Officers Skip Work

Officials Confirm Holman Prison Correctional Officers Skip Work

The Alabama Department of Corrections has confirmed reports that numerous correctional officers at the Holman Correctional Facility... 

September 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Deputies Seek Info On Couple Caught Using Stolen Checks

Deputies Seek Info On Couple Caught Using Stolen Checks

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying two people caught on camera using stolen... 

September 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Wednesday: See You At The Pole

Wednesday: See You At The Pole

The annual See You at the Pole rally will be held Wednesday morning at several North Escambia area schools. Students will gather... 

September 27, 2016 | Read the story »


Escambia Man Faces Life Sentence For Abusing Children

An Escambia County man is facing up to life in prison after being convicted of molesting two children. An Escambia County jury convicted... 

September 27, 2016 | Read the story »


Election Set For State Prison Workers Union

Secret ballots are poised to go out in a union battle over representation for workers in Florida’s corrections system. The ballots... 

September 27, 2016 | Read the story »


Manufacturers Council Partners With UWF

The Northwest Florida Manufacturers Council (NWFMC) has announced a stronger partnership with the University of West Florida.. The... 

September 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Northview Football Names Players Of The Week

Northview Football Names Players Of The Week

Northview High School has named the following as Players of Week following the team’s win last Friday night at Vancleave, MS. Offensive... 

September 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Airport Boulevard To Be Closed At Railroad Crossing

Work was scheduled to begin today on Airport Boulevard at the railroad crossing, but now officials say that work will be postponed... 

September 26, 2016 | Read the story »

FWC Offering Hunter Safety Internet Completion Class In Molino

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is offering a free hunter safety internet-completion course this week in Molino. Students... 

September 26, 2016 | Read the story »

State Board Set To Request More Money For Florida Schools

The Florida Board of Education appears ready to request another record figure of per-student funding for public education, setting... 

September 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Bonus Gallery: Northview Beats Vancleave

The Northview Chiefs beat Vancleave, MS, Friday night. Click here for a photo gallery from Friday night’s Northview at Vancleave,... 

September 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Over 5800 Local Ballots Headed To Military, Overseas Residents

The Escambia County Supervisor of Elections Office is sending over 5,800 vote-by-mail ballots to eligible military and overseas citizens.... 

September 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Bonus Gallery: Niceville Tops Tate

Friday night, the Tate Aggies fell to Niceville High School. For a photo gallery of raw, unedited photos from the game, click here. For... 

September 26, 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... 

September 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Florida Seat Belt Use At All-Time High

Seat-belt use is up to nearly 90 percent in Florida, the state Department of Transportation said Thursday. Of 31,055 drivers and 7,426... 

September 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Century Health And Rehab To Host Free First Responder Cookout

The Century Health and Rehabilitation Center is hosting a free cookout for all first responders this week. The cookout will be held... 

September 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: The Times, They Are A-Changing

As fall settles over Tallahassee — at least in terms of the season, not the weather — state government is also going through... 

September 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Attorney Indicted On Federal Tax Charges

An Escambia County attorney has been indicted on federal income tax charges. James R.J. Scheltema, 56, of Pensacola, made an initial... 

September 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Pleads Guilty In Federal ISIS Investigation

An Escambia County man has pleaded guilty to federal investigators in an ISIS related investigation. Robert Blake Jackson, 31, of... 

September 24, 2016 | Read the story »

High School Football Finals

Here’s a look at Friday night’s high school football final scores: FLORIDA Northview 25, VanCleave MS 3 Niceville 39,... 

September 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Boil Water Notice Lifted For East Nine Mile Road, Holsberry Road Area

Effective immediately, the Precautionary Boil Water Notice – PBWN – issued by the ECUA following emergency repairs to a... 

September 23, 2016 | Read the story »

Pediatric Dental Clinic Opens Next Month In Century

Pediatric dental services will be available in Century beginning next month. Escambia Community Clinics will open their new ECC Century... 

September 23, 2016 | Read the story »

Supreme Court Clears Hunter On Muzzleloader Charge

Christopher Weeks donned camouflage and an orange vest and went hunting in February 2012 with a muzzleloader rifle that had been... 

September 23, 2016 | Read the story »

Fire Departments Train At Future Beulah Middle School Site

Thanks to an agreement with the school board, Escambia County firefighters have some extra training this month. The Escambia County... 

September 23, 2016 | Read the story »

Winning $66K Fantasy Five Ticket Sold In North Escambia

Someone is over $66,000 richer this morning after purchasing a winning Florida Lottery Fantasy 5 ticket in Davisville. The ticket... 

September 23, 2016 | Read the story »

Volleyball Photo Gallery: Central Tops Northview

The Northview Chiefs fell to Central Thursday in high school volleyball action. For a photo gallery, click here. JV 19-25, 22-25 Central... 

September 23, 2016 | Read the story »

Lawsuit Settled Over Florida Inmate Health Care

The Florida Department of Corrections and former prison health-care provider Corizon have agreed to pay about $2.1 million to settle... 

September 23, 2016 | Read the story »

No Serious Injuries In Four-Vehicle, One Pedestrian Crash Near Walnut Hill

There were no serious injuries in a four-vehicle crash involving a pedestrian early Thursday morning near Walnut Hill. The accident... 

September 22, 2016 | Read the story »

Bratt Superhero Boy On A Mission To Thank Law Enforcement

Tyler Carach is a Bratt Elementary School student by day, and an after school superhero that’s on a mission to thank law enforcement... 

September 22, 2016 | Read the story »

Deferred Prosecution For Task Force Members; State Still Contends Century Violated Sunshine Law

The four individuals accused of violating Florida’s Sunshine Law won’t be prosecuted, but the State Attorney’s Office... 

September 22, 2016 | Read the story »

Cantonment Man Charged With Tom Thumb Robbery

A Cantonment man has been arrested for the September 10 armed robbery of a local convenience store. Jonathan Mark Vito, 44, was charged... 

September 22, 2016 | Read the story »

Tate Cheerleaders To Hold Lil’ Aggies Fall Cheer Clinic

The Tate High School cheerleaders will be holding a Cheer Clinic for kids age 5-2. The clinic on October 1 will be held in the new... 

September 22, 2016 | Read the story »