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Supreme Court Weighs Nine Mile Popeyes Death Penalty Case

Supreme Court Weighs Nine Mile Popeyes Death Penalty Case

The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday heard arguments in a key case that led to an overhaul of the state’s death-penalty sentencing... 

May 6, 2016 | Read the story »

Victoria Kelson Named Tate FFA Rodeo Queen

Victoria Kelson Named Tate FFA Rodeo Queen

Victoria Kelson of Cantonment has been crowned queen of the  25th Annual Tate FFA Alumni Foundation Rodeo. She is the daughter of... 

May 5, 2016 | Read the story »


Santa Rosa Fireman Arrested For Financial Fraud

A former Pace fireman has been arrested on multiple felony charges for allegedly stealing from his department. Lee Pitts, 53, was arrested... 

May 6, 2016 | Read the story »


Another Perfect Weather Day

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Friday: Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Friday Night: Clear,... 

May 6, 2016 | Read the story »


Obama Grants Early Release For Three Locals

Thursday, President Barack Obama commuted the prison sentenced of 58 people, including three from Escambia County: Christopher Gulley... 

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Win Tickets To The Tate FFA Rodeo; Rodeo Begins Tonight

NorthEscambia.com is giving our readers a chance to win free tickets to the Tate FFA Alumni Foundation Rodeo this weekend at the Escambia... 

May 6, 2016 | Read the story »

Florida Driver’s License System Down This Weekend

Florida Driver’s License System Down This Weekend

Drivers might want to act quickly if their licenses are set to expire in the next few days. Floridians will not be able to renew their... 

May 6, 2016 | Read the story »

New Century Correctional Institution Officer Recruits Graduate

New Century Correctional Institution Officer Recruits Graduate

Several new Century Correctional Institution recruits recently graduated from Basic Recruit Class. The new correctional officers are... 

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Pensacola Wins Second Straight Over Biloxi

Pensacola Wins Second Straight Over Biloxi

Pensacola Blue Wahoos third baseman Eric Jagielo came to the plate with the bases loaded and two outs in an 0-20 slump and hitting... 

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Florida GOP Tries To Come To Terms With Trump

As Donald Trump essentially locked up the Republican presidential nomination late Tuesday, Florida GOP leaders began facing a decision... 

May 5, 2016 | Read the story »

Ransom Middle Academic Teams Heading To Nationals

Ransom Middle School’s Academic Team will compete in the National Academic Quiz Tournaments(NAQT) Middle School National Championship... 

May 5, 2016 | Read the story »

State Examines Services For Foster Kids In Trouble With The Law

Thousands of youths in Florida’s child-welfare system have gotten in trouble with the law — and when they do, their caregivers... 

May 5, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia EMS Receives Florida Excellence Award

Escambia County Emergency Medical Services was selected as a Best Practices winner for the 2016 Florida Excellence Awards for... 

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Wahoos Beat Biloxi

The 6-foot-5, 260-pound right-handed Sal Romano looks like a menacing pitcher, especially when he throws a fastball in the mid- to... 

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Escambia Man Gets 30 Years For Abusing Two Young Children

An Escambia County man is headed to prison for three decades for abusing two young children. James Ard, age 28 of East Ten Mile Road,... 

May 4, 2016 | Read the story »

Jim Allen Elementary Shines At Math Competition

Teams from Jim Allen Elementary School took part in the his past weekend’s Sunshine Math Competition at Washington High School. One... 

May 4, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Pleads To Federal Weapons Charges

Deangelo A. Rome, 25, pleaded guilty Tuesday to unlawfully possessing a firearm and ammunition as a convicted felon. The guilty plea... 

May 4, 2016 | Read the story »

Work Continues To Preserve Bricks From Former Century High School

Plans are continuing to save bricks and a campus monument as the former Century High School is being demolished due to tornado damage. Century... 

May 4, 2016 | Read the story »

Northview Track Team Members Place At Regionals; Headed To State

Fourteen Northview High School athletes recently competed in the 1A Regional Track Meet in Jacksonville. The Chiefs’ Dezmine... 

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Tate Aggies Beat Milton In Regional Semifinal

The Tate Aggies came alive to score four in the the fourth inning and held on for a 4-2 win over the Milton Panthers Tuesday night... 

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FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending April 28 in Escambia... 

May 3, 2016 | Read the story »

Tate FFA Rodeo Friday, Saturday

The Tate FFA Alumni Foundation will presenti their 25th annual rodeo at the James C. Robinson Escambia County Equestrian Center this... 

May 3, 2016 | Read the story »

Sunshine Math Results; Bratt’s Van Pelt Takes First

The Escambia County Elementary Sunshine Math Competition was held Saturday at Booker T. Washington High School. Teams of third, fourth... 

May 3, 2016 | Read the story »

Fallen Law Enforcement Officers Remembered At Capitol

Hundreds of law-enforcement officers from across Florida gathered Monday at the Capitol and honored two colleagues who died in the... 

May 3, 2016 | Read the story »

Race For Congress: And Then There Were 12

There are a now a dozen candidates filed to run for the Congressional seat being vacated by Rep. Jeff Miller. Robert Edward Black of... 

May 3, 2016 | Read the story »

Car Seats Credited With Saving Two Babies From Injuries In Wreck

Two babies in two different vehicles escaped injury in a Monday wreck in Cantonment. The driver of a car apparently rear-ended a pickup... 

May 3, 2016 | Read the story »

Holman Prison On Lockdown; Inmate Workers On Strike

Alabama Department of Corrections officials report that some inmates at the  Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore, and the Elmore... 

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »

Century Man Charged With Stealing Copper Wire, Boat Motor

A Century man has been arrested for stealing heavy duty copper wiring from the former Century High School and a boat motor from a private... 

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »

One Injured In Tedder Road Crash

One person was injured in a single vehicle on Tedder Road near Century Sunday evening. About 6:20 p.m, the 18-year old male driver... 

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia County Seeks Volunteers For Two Boards

The Escambia County Board of County Commissioners is seeking Escambia County residents interested in volunteering to be considered... 

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »

Supreme Court: Sentences Can’t Depend On Restitution Repayment

Giving prisoners a lighter sentence if they are able to pay restitution within a certain period of time is an unconstitutional violation... 

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »

Major Work Now Underway On I-10, Highway 29 Interchange

Work is now underway on a $8.5 million project to improve the I-10/U.S. 29 intersection in Escambia County. This week, crews are placing... 

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »

Sheriff’s Office Donates $7,500 To Tate FFA Alumni Foundation

Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan presented a $7,500 donation to the Tate High School FFA Alumni Foundation Rodeo. The money donated... 

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »

B’ham Beats The Wahoos

It appeared Pensacola would tie the game in the ninth with runners on second and third and one out. However, Blue Wahoos second baseman... 

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »