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County To Spray For Mosquitoes This Evening In Gonzalez

County To Spray For Mosquitoes This Evening In Gonzalez

Escambia County’s Mosquito Control Division will perform a “fogging mission” this evening in the Gonzalez area.... 

August 31, 2016 | Read the story »

District 5 Incumbents Barry, Walker Are Primary Winners

District 5 Incumbents Barry, Walker Are Primary Winners

Distirct 5 incumbents were winners during Tuesday’s Primary Election. Incumbent County Commissioner Steven Barry defeated challenger... 

August 31, 2016 | Read the story »

Century’s Mayor Race: Runoff Between Hawkins, McCall

Century’s Mayor Race: Runoff Between Hawkins, McCall

Unofficial results in the Century mayor’s race show that there will be a November runoff between incumbent Freddie McCall and... 

August 31, 2016 | Read the story »

Complete Escambia Primary Election Results

Complete Escambia Primary Election Results

With all precincts reporting  primary winners from Tuesday in Escambia County are: US Senate: Marco Rubio Congress: Matt Gaetz Senate:... 

August 31, 2016 | Read the story »


Broxson Beats Hill For Florida Senate

Republican state House members Doug Broxson is ready to move to the Florida Senate after a primary victory on Tuesday. Broxson, a... 

August 31, 2016 | Read the story »


Gaetz Wins Republican Nomination For Congressional Seat

Tuesday, Matt Gaetz won the Republican primary for Florida’s First Congressional District. Gaetz received 35,675 votes (36.12%),... 

August 31, 2016 | Read the story »


Rubio To Face Murphy For U.S. Senate Seat

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, the Republican incumbent, will face Democratic Congressman Patrick Murphy in November in a high-profile race... 

August 31, 2016 | Read the story »


Mostly Sunny, Low 90’s

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Tonight:... 

August 31, 2016 | Read the story »

Watching The Gulf

Watching The Gulf

Eyes remain upon the  tropical system in the Gulf of Mexico today, but it appears more and more likely that it will have little or... 

August 31, 2016 | Read the story »

Wahoos Beat Suns

Wahoos Beat Suns

His teammates call him, “Mr. Clutch,” and Tuesday Pensacola Blue Wahoos minor league veteran Ray Chang lived up to the nickname. Locked... 

August 31, 2016 | Read the story »

One Injured When Semi Hits Two Vehicles In Jay

One person was injured when the driver of a semi plowed into a couple of other vehicles in Jay Monday morning. According to the Florida... 

August 30, 2016 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

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

August 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Both Sides Urge Justices To Resolve Credit Card Law

A group of Florida businesses agrees the U.S. Supreme Court should resolve questions about the constitutionality of a state law that... 

August 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Volleyball: PHS Downs Northview

The Northview High School varsity and junior varsity volleyball teams fell to Pensacola High School on Monday in Bratt. JV 22-25,... 

August 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Wahoos Beat Jacksonville

Pensacola Blue Wahoos Barrett Astin threw in relief and as a starter in college with the Arkansas Razorbacks and in his four seasons... 

August 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Residents Urged To Monitor Tropics, Check Storm Preparations

Escambia County Emergency Management is closely monitoring the tropics.  Residents are urged to do the same by monitoring local... 

August 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Winning Fantasy 5 Tickets Sold In Molino and Pensacola

Two people are over $44,000 richer after purchasing winning Florida Lottery Fantasy 5 tickets in Molino and Pensacola. A ticket sold... 

August 29, 2016 | Read the story »

UWF’s Haas Center, Supervisor Of Elections To Study Voting Process

The Escambia County Supervisor of Elections Office and the Haas Center at the University of West Florida is undertaking a new study... 

August 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Pensacola Blue Wahoos Rally To Top Jacksonville, 7-4

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos spotted the Jacksonville Suns four runs in the first inning Sunday at Blue Wahoos Stadium. But after that,... 

August 29, 2016 | Read the story »

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions on the following state roads in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties as crews perform construction... 

August 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Middle School Advisory Council To Meet Tuesday

The Ernest Ward Middle School Advisory Council will meet this week. The SAC is an avenue through which parents can meet with representatives... 

August 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Where’s The Love?

Floridians may be excused for avoiding their mailboxes, refusing to answer knocks on their doors and turning off their televisions. It’s... 

August 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Wahoos Beat Jacksonville

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos won the first half of the Southern League South Division and now are in the hunt to win the second half,... 

August 28, 2016 | Read the story »

High School Football Finals

Here are final scores from around the area: Crestview 70, Northview 0 Flomaton 42, Jay 7 Tate 42, Biloxi 22 Pine Forest 33, Pensacola... 

August 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Century Unable To Discuss Attorney For Four Charged With Sunshine Law Violation

Four members of a Century volunteer task force charged  with noncriminal violations of the Florida Government in the Sunshine Law... 

August 27, 2016 | Read the story »

UWF Enrollment Reaches Record Of 13,000 Students

The University of West Florida has surpassed 13,000 in enrollment for the first time in the institution’s history, reaching 13,030... 

August 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash

A motorcyclist was killed in a traffic crash Friday afternoon on Pine Forest Road. Austin Rickmers, 23, was pronounced deceased at... 

August 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Tate Tops Biloxi (With Photo Gallery)

The Tate High School Aggies hit the road Friday night for their season opener to hand Biloxi High School a 44-22 loss. The Aggies... 

August 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Early Voting Ends Today, Over 7,000 Voted Early So Far In Escambia County

Today is the final day of early voting in Escambia County, with seven sites available.  As of Friday, 7,092 residents — a 12... 

August 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Crestview Beats Northview (With Photo Gallery)

Playing up multiple classes proved to be difficult for the the 1A Northview Chiefs Friday night as they lost 70-0 on the road to the... 

August 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Gets Federal Prison As ‘Armed Career Criminal’

An Escambia County man is headed to prison on federal firearms charges. Robert Lamar Gerald, 37, was sentenced Friday to 210 months... 

August 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Santa Rosa Man Gets Federal Prison For Facebook Child Porn

A Santa Rosa County man was sentenced Friday on federal child pornography charges. Winston D. Foster, 40, was sentenced  to 210 months... 

August 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Wahoos Take Home Series Over Mobile With 3-2 Win

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos bats sprung back to life at just the right time in the bottom of the ninth inning. After scoring one run... 

August 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Century Resident Jailed After Threatening To Kill Man With A Toy Gun

A Century man was jailed after allegedly threatening to kill another man with toy gun. James Mitchell, 68, was charged with aggravated... 

August 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Scott Plans DC Trip To Urge Zika Funding

Gov. Rick Scott will travel to Washington, D.C. in early September, when Congress returns from its summer recess, to seek funding... 

August 26, 2016 | Read the story »