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Plans Continue To ‘Reimagine Century’ This September

Plans Continue To ‘Reimagine Century’ This September

Volunteers met Tuesday night to continue making plans for Reimagine Century — a September 13, 2014, event that will be held... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Century To Update Ordinances In Online, Searchable Format

Century To Update Ordinances In Online, Searchable Format

The Town of Century is taking steps to make sure that all of the town’s ordinances are up to date and searchable online. Back... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »


Escambia County Mosquito Borne Illneses Advisory Upgraded To Alert

An mosquito-borne illness advisory for Escambia County has been upgraded to an alert. The change came after the Florida Department... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »


Over 700 Homes, Businesses Lose Power Tuesday Night

High winds as thunderstorms moved through the area Tuesday night left over 700 North Escambia area homes and businesses without power... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »


Northview Grad Baldwin Graduates From Military Basic Training

Air Force Airman Arthur Jacob Baldwin graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »


AARP: Older Floridians Worried About Finances

The senior-advocacy group AARP Florida released a survey Tuesday that found widespread financial concerns among people 50 and older. The... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Wahoos Blast Past Suns 8-4

Wahoos Blast Past Suns 8-4

Kyle Waldrop’s first-inning two-run home run was a sign of things to come for the Blue Wahoos on Tuesday night. It was the first... 

August 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Woman Charged With Abusing Disabled Elderly Roommate

A Cantonment woman has been charged with abusing her disabled elderly roommate. The roommate told Escambia County Sheriff’s deputies... 

August 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Murzin To Be Interviewed For PSC Job August 28

A state panel is expected to nominate candidates for two spots on the Florida Public Service Commission after conducting interviews... 

August 19, 2014 | Read the story »

ThunderRun Racing Boat On Display Wednesday In Cantonment

There’s a big event planned for Wednesday in Cantonment for racing fans. The Stihl offshore racing boat US-1 will be on display... 

August 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Tax Offices Collect Hundreds Of Pounds Of Food For Manna

Escambia County Tax Collector offices recently concluded a food drive for Manna Food Panties.  Tax collector offices in Molino,... 

August 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Another Area West Nile Case Reported

Another human case of the West Nile Virus has been reported — this time in Santa Rosa County. The Florida Department of Health... 

August 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Wahoos Squander Lead Late, Fall 6-5 To Jacksonville

The Wahoos took a 5-2 lead into the eighth inning, but Jacksonville scored four times against Blue Wahoos reliever Ben Klimesh (L,... 

August 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Need To Apply For Free Or Reduced Lunches?

Parents can expedite the processing of  free or reduced lunch applications in Escambia County by submitted the form online. For the... 

August 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Three Years: Remembering LCpl Travis Nelson

Today marks the three year anniversary of the death of local Cpl. Travis M. Nelson. LCpl. Nelson gave all on the battlefields of Afghanistan... 

August 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Back To School Forecast: Chance Of Rain

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Monday Night A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.... 

August 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia Sheriff’s Office: Top Five Back To School Safety Tips

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is offered the follow five back to school safety tips: More cars will be on the road –... 

August 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Wahoos Shut Out 4-0 In Series Opener

Despite a strong start from Daniel Corcino, the Wahoos were shut out by Jose Urena and the Jacksonville Suns 4-0 on Sunday night at... 

August 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Cantonment Improvement Association Provides Free School Supplies

The Cantonment Improvement Committee’s annual Back to School Bash was held Saturday. The event included free school supplies... 

August 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Century Softball Tourney Benefits Chiefs Football

The Northview High School Quarterback Club held a double elimination coed softball tournament Saturday at Showalter Park in Century.... 

August 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Photos: Northview Tribal Beat Band Car Wash

Members of the Northview High School Tribal Beat Band held a car wash Saturday morning in Century.  The band members will held another... 

August 17, 2014 | Read the story »

1st Day Of School: Supply Lists, Bus Routes

Monday is the first day of school in Escambia County. For a school supply list, click here. For school bus routes and traffic laws,... 

August 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Molino ‘Day Of Hope’ Provides Free Schools, Groceries, Haircuts And More

A free “Day of Hope” provided free school supplies, food and an encouraging word Saturday in Molino. Hundreds of people... 

August 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Signed, Sealed Delivered

It might not have been the shortest special session in history — that honor likely goes to an hours-long offshore drilling session... 

August 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Wahoos Lose 3-0, Drop Series With Mobile

The 140 game Southern League season is down to the last 15 games for the Pensacola Blue Wahoos. Wahoos Manager Delino DeShields said... 

August 17, 2014 | Read the story »

School Bus Routes; Traffic Laws

School begins Monday in Escambia County, with over 300 yellow buses back on the road. To locate your child’s bus stop and pick... 

August 16, 2014 | Read the story »

Burglar Shot In Walnut Hill Sentenced To Prison

A burglar shot last summer by a Walnut Hill homeowner was sentenced Friday to 15 years in prison. Ricky DeWayne Taylor, now 34, was... 

August 16, 2014 | Read the story »

Local Unemployment Increases

The latest job numbers released Friday show the unemployment level increasing in the North Escambia area. Escambia County’s unemployment... 

August 16, 2014 | Read the story »

Last Minute Back To School Shopping? Print A Supply List

School starts Monday, August 18 in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties. Here are printable school supply lists from each elementary... 

August 16, 2014 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the week ending August 14. ESCAMBIA COUNTY Officer... 

August 16, 2014 | Read the story »

Early Voting Begins Underway With New Locations

Early voting got underway Saturday, with seven sites available in Escambia County for the August Primary Election. Early voting is... 

August 16, 2014 | Read the story »

Wahoos Even Series With Mobile

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos saved their best game for last in front of Cincinnati Reds Bill Bavasi, who was in town to evaluate the players... 

August 16, 2014 | Read the story »