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Century To Begin Budget Setting Process

Century To Begin Budget Setting Process

Century will begin their budget setting process with workshop meetings August 10 and August 24. In previous years, the town council... 

July 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Teachers Learn How To Teach Writing

Teachers Learn How To Teach Writing

Jim Allen Elementary School hosted a one day seminar in writing instruction Wednesday to teach teachers how to teach writing. Teachers... 

July 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Usual July Weather Continues

Usual July Weather Continues

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

July 21, 2017 | Read the story »


Scott Committee Continues Raking In Money

After starting the month with nearly $2.9 million on hand, Gov. Rick Scott’s “Let’s Get to Work” political committee... 

July 21, 2017 | Read the story »


Judge Gives State More Time To Defend Abortion Law

A Tallahassee judge gave Florida officials more time to present their defense of a two-year old law requiring women to wait 24 hours... 

July 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Power Company Offers Summertime Storm Safety Tips

Power Company Offers Summertime Storm Safety Tips

With temperatures rising during the summer months, so does the chance for severe weather. During the spring, thunderstorms become... 

July 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Drop Game To Montgomery

Wahoos Drop Game To Montgomery

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos lead the Southern League with 11 shutout victories. However, the team also leads the league with 12 shutout... 

July 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Missing 78-Year Old Found

UPDATE 12:15 p.m. — This missing senior has been found. The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Silver Alert... 

July 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Budget Meeting Scheduled For July 27

On Thursday, July 27 at 9 a.m. during a special meeting, the Escambia County Board of County Commissioners will continue its review... 

July 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Forecasters Call For Increasing Chance Of Hurricanes

Researchers at Colorado State University point to an increasing likelihood of Atlantic hurricanes in the 2017 season based on an adjusted... 

July 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Senate President Touts Higher Education Changes Despite Veto

Despite the governor’s veto of a wide-ranging higher-education policy bill, Senate President Joe Negron said Wednesday that... 

July 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Man Wanted For Robbing Beulah Store Clerk At Knifepoint

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a suspect who robbed a Beulah clerk at knifepoint. At approximately 9:40... 

July 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Aerial Photos: Boggy Creek Bridge Construction

The $3 million bridge replacement project on County Road 97A over Boggy Creek near Enon in Escambia County is underway. Traffic has... 

July 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview High Plans Orientation For August 3

From Northview High School: We will issue class schedules, hall lockers, and textbooks to returning 10th, 11th and 12th grade students... 

July 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos Capture Opening Game Against Montgomery

Nick Senzel drilled a line drive, three-run home run to left field in the seventh inning and now has hit in 19 of his first 24 games... 

July 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Frontier Airlines Expands To Pensacola Airport

Frontier Airlines announced today that Pensacola International Airport will be among the 21 new cities served by the low-fare carrier... 

July 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Baseball To Host Coed Softball Tournament

The Northview Baseball team will be host a coed softball tournament July 29 at Bradbury Park (NWE). Entry fee is $200 per team and... 

July 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Southeastern States Collaborate To Reduce Traffic Fatalities And Crashes

The Florida Highway Patrol is participating in a week-long initiative across Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Alabama and Tennessee... 

July 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Quality Of Schools Confronts Appeals Court

A Tallahassee-based appeals court wrestled Tuesday with what standard should be applied to Florida’s education system, with... 

July 19, 2017 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly... 

July 19, 2017 | Read the story »

One Injured In Molino Fire

One person was injured in fire in a mobile home Monday morning. The fire was in the 1400 block of Omega Drive. A man was transported... 

July 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Business With 40-60 Jobs Considers Century Industrial Park Location

The former Helicopter Technology building in the Century Industrial Park is being eyed by a business that would bring dozens of jobs... 

July 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Cantonment Man Gets 35 Years In ‘Heart-Wrenching’ Child Abuse Case

A Cantonment man was sentenced Monday to state prison in a child abuse case that Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan called “heart-wrenching”... 

July 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Ask MyEscambia App Now Available for Residents

Escambia County has launched Ask MyEscambia, a mobile and web application making it easier than ever for residents to connect with... 

July 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Weekly Escambia County Meeting Schedule

Here are Escambia County meeting scheduled for the remainder of the week: Tuesday, July 18 Community Redevelopment Agency, Ernie Lee... 

July 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Update: Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested

Update: James Levoy Foster was booked in the Escambia County Jail about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office... 

July 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate Aggies Kick Off Youth Football Camp, Still Time To Join

Monday was the first evening of the Tate Youth Football Camp at Pete Gindl Stadium. The camp continues 5-8 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday.... 

July 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Beat Mississippi On #TeamBarrow Night At The Ballpark

Pensacola Blue Wahoos Josh VanMeter and Shed Long both belted pitches from Atlanta Braves top pitching prospect, Kolby Allard, out... 

July 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Woman Killed In Highway 4 Crash

A two vehicle crash in Century claimed one life Monday morning. The Florida Highway Patrol said 77-year old Emmie Wilson of Century... 

July 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Guy Harvey Mentors Ernest Ward Student, Aspiring Marine Artist

Nolin Godwin, an incoming sixth grader at Ernest Ward Middle School, recently spent time painting a mural at Sea World in Orlando... 

July 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Century’s Community Development Block Grant Citizen’s Advisory Task Force To Meet

The Town of Century’s Community Development Block Grant Citizen’s Advisory Task Force  (CATF) will meet to discuss the Town’s... 

July 17, 2017 | Read the story »

At The Library This Week: Cardboard Robotic Arms, The Magic Of Reading

Here’s a look at the summer programs this week at West Florida Library locations throughout Escambia County. Summer STEAM Cardboard... 

July 17, 2017 | Read the story »