Man Charged With Burglarizing Home, Attacking Three People
A Walnut Hill man is facing multiple felony charges for allegedly burglarizing an occupied home and attacking three people inside.
Thomas Zacheriah Mason, 26, is accused of entering the home of his ex-girlfriend, who is also the mother of his child. Once inside, he reportedly attacked three people with a golf club. One person inside the [...]
Showers And Thunderstorms Likely Again Today
Here is your official North Escambia area forecast:
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.
A 50 percent chance of showers [...]
National Missing Children’s Day: Search Continues In North Escambia Case
A Tate High School student last seen over a dozen years ago in North Escambia was among those remembered Monday on National Missing Children’s Day.
President Ronald Reagan proclaimed May 25 as National Missing Children’s Day in 1983 and the nation observes this day each year.
During 2014, Florida law enforcement agencies received [...]
Memorial Day Services Honors The Fallen (With Photo Gallery)
Over 100 people gathered in Atmore Monday morning for a Memorial Day service to recognize those that have served and paid the ultimate sacrifice from Atmore, Walnut Hill, Bratt and surrounding areas.
Members of American Legion Post 90 and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7016 took [...]
Three Bikers Injured In Memorial Day Ride Crash
Three people on a Memorial Day motorcycle ride were injured when they lost control and crashed north of Molino Monday.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 34-year old Joseph R. Gobeil of Smiths Station, AL, was northbound on Highway 29 approaching Barth Road on his 2013 Victory motorcycle. The rear tire of his motorcycle hydroplaned, causing [...]
One Person Injured In Old Chemstrand Crash
The driver of a Chevrolet Camaro was injured in single vehicle crash Old Chemstrand Road Monday morning in Cantonment. The adult female was briefly trapped in the upside down vehicle until being extricated by members of Escambia Fire Rescue’s Cantonment Station. The driver was transported to an area hospital with injuries that were not considered [...]
Lightning Causes Damage At Davisville Home
There were no injuries and no major damage when lightning reportedly struck a home on Meadows Road in Davisville, just off Highway 97, Monday morning. The lighting strike reportedly damaged a fan motor in the home’s heating and cooling system, causing the smell of smoke. The Walnut Hill Station of Escambia Fire Rescue and the [...]
Remembering The Fallen At Wall South (With Gallery)
Hundreds of people attended the Veterans Memorial Park Foundations annual Memorial Day ceremony at the Wall South in Pensacola Sunday.
The Vietnam & Legacy Vets Motorcycle Club led a procession of bikers to the ceremony, where the keynote address was given by Duane Thiessen, president and CEO of the Naval Aviation Museum Foundation and president of [...]
Northview Class Of 2015 Holds Baccalaureate Service (With Photo Gallery)
The Northview High School Class of 2014 held their Baccalaureate service Sunday afternoon at the First Baptist Church of Bratt.
“Class of 2015, turning the page into a new chapter of life, the decisions you are making right now, and those that you will make as you leave for college or move out from your home [...]
Barrineau Park 4-H, Other Groups Honor Those In Barrancas National Cemetary
Members of the Barrineau Park 4-H Club joined other volunteers from local Boy Scout groups and other organizations in placing flags in Barrancas National Cemetery. A flag was placed on each the graves – about 33,00 of them – in the cemetery on board Pensacola Naval Air Station for Memorial Day. [...]
Two Injured In Highway 29, Barrineau Park Road Crash
Two people were injured in two vehicle crash Saturday night at the intersection of Highway 29 and Barrineau Park Road, south of Molino. They were transported by ambulance to Pensacola area hospitals with injuries that were not considered life threatening.
The accident, which occurred about 9 p.m., remains under investigation by the Florida Highway Patrol. Further [...]
Memorial Day Travel Much Cheaper Than Last Year
Memorial Day weekend travel is much easier on the wallet this year as compared to 2014, with a gas almost $1 per gallon lower. Most drivers will likely pay the lowest Memorial Day gas prices in at least five years.
According to the AAA Fuel Gage Report, the average cost of a gallon of [...]
Pollard McCall Principal Hugh White Passes Away
Hugh White, the principal of Pollard-McCall Junior High School, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly Saturday from natural causes. He was 40 years old.
He had served as a principal for the Escambia County (AL) Board of Education at Pollard-McCall since since February 2006. He previously spent over eight years as a middle school math and science [...]