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Traffic Shift On Pineville Road

Traffic Shift On Pineville Road

Traffic on Pineville Road in North Escambia will be transitioned to the completed roadway and bridge over Brushy Creek Monday, December... 

December 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Gulf Power Gives Back To America’s Heroes

Gulf Power Gives Back To America’s Heroes

Gulf Power presented $63,400 to two local charities today in support of veterans in the Escambia County area. The money was raised... 

December 20, 2014 | Read the story »


FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending  December 18 in Escambia... 

December 20, 2014 | Read the story »


Rain Possible All Weekend

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tonight A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind... 

December 20, 2014 | Read the story »


Scott Says Florida Has Reached His 2010 Jobs Goal

Gov. Rick Scott declared Friday that Florida has reached his 2010 campaign goal of creating 700,000 jobs within seven years, as the... 

December 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Questions About Jobs, Jeb And Marriage

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Questions About Jobs, Jeb And Marriage

One of Gov. Rick Scott’s first and most heavily debated promises was back in the headlines Friday, as the governor claimed he... 

December 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Charged With November Murder

An Escambia County man was charged Friday morning with a November murder. Reginald Sherrod Williams, 24, was chared with homicide in... 

December 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Attemped Kidnapping At Elementary School Under Investigation

An attempted kidnapping is under investigation at an Escambia County elementary school. About 4 p.m. Thursday, deputies responded to... 

December 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Middle Names December Students Of The Month

Ernest Ward Middle School has named Students of the Month for December. They are (L-R) Amaya Stallworth, seventh grade; Kayley Lashley,... 

December 19, 2014 | Read the story »

One Injured In Cedartown Road Wreck

One person was reported to be injured in a single vehicle accident just before 7:00 Thursday night on Cedartown Road near Allen Circle. ... 

December 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Nine Mile Road Ticket A Winner In Fantasy 5 Drawing

Someone is over $54,000 richer this morning thanks to  a winning Florida Lottery Fantasy 5 ticket from a Nine Mile Road store. The... 

December 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Mirror Image: Sunset At Lake Stone

Pictured: The setting sun slips behind the trees Thursday evening at Lake Stone in Century. Lake Stone is a 130 acre man-made lake... 

December 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Two Pedestrians Struck On Bayou Boulevard Now In Stable Condition

Two pedestrians remain hospitalized in stable condition after they crossed the road in front of an SUV Wednesday night and were struck... 

December 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Scott, State Workers Still At Odds Over Drug Testing

After racking up more than $650,000 in legal fees, Florida Gov. Rick Scott is refusing to back down from his drug-testing crusade,... 

December 18, 2014 | Read the story »

15 Charged In Cocaine Trafficking Ring

A drug sting has resulted in 15 total arrests from the Pensacola and Houston areas. Of those, 13 were jointly indicted on federal drug... 

December 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Man Dies Two Weeks After Being Tased By Escambia Deputies

A man tased multiple times by Escambia County deputies has died. About 6 a.m. on December 1, 28-year old Cody Robert Healey was  on... 

December 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Republicans Blast Obama’s Cuba Moves, Dems Cautious

President Barack Obama’s decision to re-establish diplomatic ties with Cuba sparked a firestorm of protest among Florida Republicans... 

December 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Bratt Second Graders Present ‘A Place In The Christmas Choir’

Bratt Elementary School second graders recently presented their Christmas musical  “A Place in the Christmas Choir”. For... 

December 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Scottish Rite Winterfest This Weekend At Equestrian Center

The first annual Scottish Rite Winterfest will be held Friday and Saturday the Escambia County Equestrian Center on Mobile Highway. The... 

December 18, 2014 | Read the story »

Cantonment Disturbance Ends With Gunfire

There were no serious injuries in a disturbance that ended with gunfire Tuesday night in Cantonment. Just before 6:30 p.m., Escambia... 

December 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Progress Continues On New Escambia 4-H Facility; Barn Contracts Let

Progress is continuing toward the completion of the new Escambia County 4-H facility on Chalker Road in Molino, with the Escambia... 

December 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Home For The Holidays: A Christmas Surprise

Two Escambia County elementary school students received a special surprise Tuesday. They thought their uncle was still deployed overseas... 

December 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Century Council Workshop Meeting To Discuss Economic Development Plan

The Century Town Council has scheduled a special workshop meeting for this  Thursday, December 18 at 3 p.m. During the meeting, town... 

December 17, 2014 | Read the story »

State Attorney: Deputy Justified In April Shooting

The shooting of a Pensacola man by Escambia County Sheriff’s deputy last April has been ruled justified, according to the State... 

December 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Wildfire Danger Remains High

Officials with the Florida Forest Service’s Blackwater Forestry Center – serving Escambia, Santa Rosa and Okaloosa counties –... 

December 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Byrneville Students In Grades 3-5 Present Christmas Musical (With Gallery)

Byrneville Elementary School students in grades 3-5 presented their Christmas program – “Twinkle & Shine! A Musical... 

December 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia Health Department Lifts Mosquito Borne Illness Alert

A mosquito-borne illness alert that was issued back in August   for Escambia County has been lifted, the Florida Department of Health... 

December 17, 2014 | Read the story »

HS Basketball: Northview Beats Jay

Northview 62, Jay 42 The Northview Chiefs beat jay 62-42 in a district game Tuesday night in Jay. Eric Williams led the Chiefs with... 

December 17, 2014 | Read the story »

Jeb Bush To ‘Actively Explore’ Presidential Bid

After weeks of increasing speculation about his plans, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush said Tuesday he will “actively explore”... 

December 16, 2014 | Read the story »

Century Woman Charged With Selling Stolen 18-Wheeler Rims For Scrap

A Century woman is facing multiple felony charges for allegedly selling stolen aluminum commercial 18-wheeler truck rims at a Pensacola... 

December 16, 2014 | Read the story »

What’s That Smell? DEP Wants Escambia, Santa Rosa Residents To Report Odors

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Northwest District is launching an online reporting tool to gather data... 

December 16, 2014 | Read the story »