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Photos: Camp Fire Kids Celebrate Thanksgiving With Feast

Photos: Camp Fire Kids Celebrate Thanksgiving With Feast

Camp Fire USA Century Youth Learning Center held a Thanksgiving feast this week for children and their parents. The daycare’s... 

November 27, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia Deputy Victim Of A Hit And Run Driver

Escambia Deputy Victim Of A Hit And Run Driver

An Escambia County Sheriff’s deputy was the victim of a   hit and run late Wednesday night on Highway 95A. According to the... 

November 27, 2014 | Read the story »


BBB Black Friday Tips

Black Friday has traditionally been the biggest retail shopping day of the year, although numerous stores will open on Thanksgiving... 

November 27, 2014 | Read the story »


Holiday Closings For Thanksgiving

The following will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Escambia County Schools (Wed-Fri) Santa Rosa County Schools... 

November 27, 2014 | Read the story »

Cooke Carefully This Thanksgiving to Prevent Kitchen Fires

Cooke Carefully This Thanksgiving to Prevent Kitchen Fires

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is alerting consumers that the threat of fires in the kitchen triples on Thanksgiving... 

November 27, 2014 | Read the story »

Free Thanksgiving Dinner Offered Thursday In Century

Free Thanksgiving Dinner Offered Thursday In Century

Rivertown Church from Columbus, GA, will join two local churches to provide a free Thanksgiving dinner Thursday in Century. Rivertown... 

November 27, 2014 | Read the story »

Turkey Time Cooking Tips

Turkey Time Cooking Tips

It’s Thanksgiving, time for family and friends to gather and give thanks. And time for cooks to ponder the correct way to... 

November 26, 2014 | Read the story »

Bill Would Allow Online Florida Lottery Sales

Florida lottery players could buy tickets with the click of a mouse instead of having to stop by the corner store, under a proposal... 

November 26, 2014 | Read the story »

Northview’s Lathan Signs Softball Letter With Kentucky’s Union College

Northview High School senior Angel Lathan signed a letter of intent Tuesday to play softball for the Bulldogs of Union College in... 

November 26, 2014 | Read the story »

Holiday Cooking Can Be Bad For ECUA Sewers And Home Plumbing

The Thanksgiving holiday means special times with family, friends, lots of delicious food and the potential for sanitary sewage overflows... 

November 26, 2014 | Read the story »

Tate Grad Hodge Signs Wih University Of New Orleans

2013 Tate High School graduate Riley Hodge has signed with the University of New Orleans Privateers baseball team for the 2016 season. Hodge... 

November 26, 2014 | Read the story »

Jay Woman Seriously Injured In Crash Trying To Avoid Deer

A Jay woman was seriously injured in a traffic crash after she tried to avoid hitting a deer. According to the Florida Highway Patrol,... 

November 25, 2014 | Read the story »

Tax Free Turkey? Florida TaxWatch Talks Thanksgiving Dinner

Floridians have another reason to be thankful this holiday season – Florida is not one of the 14 states in the nation that tax... 

November 25, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Corrections Chief Mike Crews Stepping Down

Gov. Rick Scott’s corrections chief, Mike Crews, announced Monday he is retiring from the agency grappling with reports of abuse... 

November 25, 2014 | Read the story »

FSU Shooting Victim Paralyzed, But Determined To Graduate

The student who was critically injured in Thursday’s shooting at Florida State University is paralyzed from the waist down,... 

November 25, 2014 | Read the story »

Video Shows Armed Robbery Of Highway 97 Convenience Store

This story has been updated. Click here. The search is continuing for the suspect in the Friday armed robbery of a Highway 97 convenience... 

November 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Middle Names Students Of The Month

Ernest Ward Middle School has named Students of the Month for September and October. They are (pictured L-R) October – Crystal... 

November 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Let The Miracle League Fry Your Turkey

Want a fried turkey but afraid to try it yourself? Volunteers from the Miracle League of Pensacola will fry your turkey for you... 

November 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Turkey Time: Extension Service Offers Thawing Tips

It’s Thanksgiving week, time for family and friends to gather and give thanks. And time for cooks to ponder the correct... 

November 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Northview Cross Country Team Members Honored

The Northview High School Cross Country team honored their outstanding members recently during their annual banquet. Award winners... 

November 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Photos: Escambia Academy Wins State Championship

The Escambia Academy Cougars from Canoe, AL, won the AISA Class AAA state championship Friday night with a 35-28 defeat of Bessemer... 

November 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Former Principal’s Wooden Santas On Display At Molino Library

Hand-carved wooden Santas created by a former principal are on display this month at the Molino Branch Library. Dale Cooey was principal... 

November 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Lifts Ban On Silencers For Hunting Deer, Other Game

Florida hunters can now muffle their shots when hunting deer, gray squirrels, rabbits, wild turkeys, quail and crows. The Florida Fish... 

November 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Molino Fire Holds Live Burn Demonstrations (With Fire Videos)

The Molino Station of Escambia Fire Rescue held an open house and special fire safety demonstrations Saturday. In live burn scenarios,... 

November 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Motorcyclist Airlifted To Hospital After Crash

One person was injured in a single motorcycle accident near Bratt Saturday morning. The accident occurred about 9:50 a.m. on North... 

November 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Firefighters Hold Annual Toy Drive For Needy Kids

The Atmore Fire Department held their annual toy drive Saturday in Atmore, collecting Christmas toys for needy children in the Atmore... 

November 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Weekend Gardening: What To Do Before November’s End

Here is your November gardening calendar from the University of Florida/IFAS Extension: What to Plant Bedding Plants: Create a display... 

November 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Celebration And Tragedy In Tallahassee

A week that began with scripted formality ended with an event for which no one can write a script. Monday and Tuesday brought a sort... 

November 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Local Unemployment Rate Dips Slightly, Florida’s Rate Lowest Since 2008

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

November 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Robbery Of Highway 97 Gas Station Under Investigation

The search for a suspect is continuing after the BP gas station on Highway 97 in Davisville was robbed Friday night. The male suspect... 

November 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia Academy Cougars Win State Championship

The Escambia Academy Cougars from Canoe, AL, won the AISA Class AAA state championship Friday night with a 35-28 defeat of Bessemer... 

November 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Perdido Man Killed In Single Vehicle Crash

A Baldwin County man died in a single vehicle wreck early Thursday morning in Perdido, AL. William Jonathan Ammons of Perdido was... 

November 22, 2014 | Read the story »