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Escambia Man Dies Following Motorcycle Crash

Escambia Man Dies Following Motorcycle Crash

An Escambia County man involved in motorcycle crash early Monday morning has passed away. According to the Florida Highway Patrol,... 

May 27, 2015 | Read the story »


Century Business Center To Host Chamber General Meeting

The Century Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a general membership meeting next week at the Century Business Center. “We hope... 

May 27, 2015 | Read the story »


Bratt Elementary Presents Grade K-2 Awards

Bratt Elementary School presented the following awards Tuesday for grades K-2: Honor Roll All A’s & B’s Bailey Blackwell Isaiah... 

May 27, 2015 | Read the story »


Senate Floats Revised Health Coverage Plan

Senate leaders floated a revised plan Tuesday in an effort to break the logjam over extending health insurance to hundreds of thousands... 

May 27, 2015 | Read the story »


Amendment 1 Backers To Rally For Land Purchases

Environmentalists plan to hold rallies across Florida this weekend, again calling on lawmakers to boost the amount of money for land... 

May 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Presents Academic Awards For Grades 9-11

Northview Presents Academic Awards For Grades 9-11

Northview High School recognized academic award winners in grades 9-11 Tuesday morning. World History HAA: Jewel Garner World History... 

May 27, 2015 | Read the story »

State Health Department Shuts Down Escambia Unlicensed Massage Therapists

The Florida Department of Health, with support from local law enforcement agencies, carried out Statewide Operation Trigger Point... 

May 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Fischer Awarded Gandy Memorial Scholarship

Clayton Thomas Fischer has been named the winner of this year’s Gandy Memorial Scholarship. With a grade point average of 3.83... 

May 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Teacher Receives Surprise Visit From Soldier Son (With Video)

Ernest Ward Middle School teacher Connie Chamberlin received a lunchtime surprise, as her soldier son popped into the school cafeteria... 

May 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Recognize State Champion Tate Lady Aggies

The Class 7A softball state champion Tate Lady Aggies were recognized Monday evening by the Pensacola Blue Wahoos. They also had... 

May 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Jim Allen Elementary Recognizes Students For Six Years Of Perfect Attendance

Jim Allen Elementary School is recognizing two students for perfect attendance — for the last six years. Carris McLaughlin and... 

May 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Clinch Series Against Jackson

If you believe 11-year veteran minor leaguer Ray Chang, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos victory over the Jackson Generals was never in doubt. Trailing... 

May 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Unpaid Property Taxes Must Be Paid By Friday

All 2014 unpaid real estate taxes must be paid to avoid a tax certificate being issued, which is a first lien against the property,... 

May 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Camp Fire Kids Offer Memorial Day Appreciation

The children at the Camp Fire Century Youth Learning Center in Century gathered recently for this photo to show their appreciation... 

May 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Jackson Beats Pensacola Again

One of the reasons the Pensacola Blue Wahoos are two-games above .500 in May is that they never stop trying to score more runs. It’s... 

May 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Missing Escambia County Woman Found

A Florida Silver Alert has been canceled for 82-year old Mary Bell Williams of Escambia County. She has been found. PREVIOUS STORY: Williams... 

May 24, 2015 | Read the story »

USDA Requirements For Grower Eligibility For Crop Insurance By June 1

The federal Agricultural Act of 2014 (Farm Bill) included new requirements that all producers – including fruit, vegetable, specialty... 

May 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Health Care Funding, Special Session

For weeks now, one question has hovered over Tallahassee: How will the House and Senate resolve their differences on health-care funding... 

May 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Blow Chance To Beat Jackson

He had won his last two starts and came close to a third before Pensacola Blue Wahoos starting pitcher Robert Stephenson walked Jackson... 

May 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Takes On Jay In Spring Game (With Photo Gallery)

In the end, the scoreboard said the Northview Chiefs topped the Jay Royals 52-31 Friday night at Tommy Weaver Memorial Stadium in... 

May 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Scott: Area Adds Almost 5,000 Jobs

Governor Rick Scott has announced that the Pensacola metro area again experienced positive annual job growth over the year in April... 

May 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Bratt Elementary Presents Fifth Grade Awards

Bratt Elementary School presented the following fifth grade awards Friday: Honor Roll A’s & B’s Lakyn Bodiford Cassie Davis ... 

May 23, 2015 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending May 21... 

May 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Scott Signs Evers’ Bill, Unbuckles Seat Belts For Rural Letter Carriers

Rural letter carriers in Florida no longer have to wear seat belts while working their routes, under a bill signed Friday by Gov. Rick... 

May 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Baccalaureate Service Set For Sunday Afternoon

The Northview High School Baccalaureate Service will be held this Sunday, May 24 at Bratt First Baptist Church on Highway 4. The service... 

May 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Suspicious Infant Death Under Investigation

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an infant death. At about 12:45 Friday afternoon, deputies responded to... 

May 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Spring Football: Tate Over PFHS In OT; West Florida Beats Washington

The Tate Aggies beat the Pine Forest Eagles 20-14 in overtime Friday night. The Aggie took a 14-0 lead in the first quarter on a 69-yard... 

May 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Top Generals

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos spotted Tim Adleman three runs and the tall righty handled the rest. Adleman improved to 2-3 with a 1.41... 

May 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Two Incidents Prompt School Lockdowns

Two different incidents Friday sent two Escambia County Schools into lockdown. At Pine Forest High School, the Escambia County Sheriff’s... 

May 22, 2015 | Read the story »

Former Cantonment Resident Killed In Baldwin County Crash

A former Cantonment resident was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Baldwin County Thursday morning. According to Alabama State Troopers,... 

May 22, 2015 | Read the story »

Area Population: Local Florida Cities Growing; Alabama Cities Decline

New estimated population numbers released Thursday show the population on the upswing in Florida cities in the North Escambia area,... 

May 22, 2015 | Read the story »