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Mosquito Borne Zika Cases Confirmed In Florida

Mosquito Borne Zika Cases Confirmed In Florida

Florida’s worries about the Zika virus have turned into reality. In the middle of the state’s typically humid, buggy summer,... 

July 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Charged In Federal ISIS Investigation

Escambia Man Charged In Federal ISIS Investigation

An Escambia County man has been charged with making false statements in a federal ISIS related investigation. Robert Blake Jackson,... 

July 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Healthy Start Celebrates With Free Shots, Wellness Checks

Healthy Start Celebrates With Free Shots, Wellness Checks

The Century Healthy Start program held a grand opening celebration Thursday morning at their facility on Church Street. From immunizatons... 

July 29, 2016 | Read the story »


Pop Up Thunderstorms

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.... 

July 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Clinton Camp Strives For Unity As Democratic Convention Ends

Clinton Camp Strives For Unity As Democratic Convention Ends

After two fractious weeks in Cleveland and Philadelphia, the final night of the Democratic National Convention on Thursday strove... 

July 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Montgomery Beats The Wahoos

Montgomery Beats The Wahoos

The Montgomery Biscuits bats came alive just in time to score three runs in its last two at bats to overcome the Pensacola Blue Wahoos,... 

July 29, 2016 | Read the story »

No Powerball Winner, Jackpot Rolls To $478 Million

There were no winners in Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing, pushing Saturday night’s estimated prize to huge $478 million…the... 

July 28, 2016 | Read the story »

New Travel Related Zika Case Reported In Escambia County

A new travel-related case of the Zika virus has been reported in Escambia County by the Florida Department of Health. It is the second... 

July 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Debate Emerges On Carving Up ‘Docs V. Glocks’ Law

As a federal appeals court ponders the constitutionality of Florida’s “docs v. glocks” law, attorneys this week... 

July 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Wahoos Over Biscuits 3-1

Four Pensacola pitchers combined to limit Montgomery to one run and Phillip Ervin delivered the clutch hit to help the Blue Wahoos... 

July 28, 2016 | Read the story »

First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens In Florida

Florida first legal medical-marijuana dispensary formally opened Tuesday in a Tallahassee storefront, a week after the company known... 

July 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Vote By Mail Ballots On The Way

The Escambia County Supervisor of Elections Office delivered more than 26,000 vote-by-mail ballots to the post office on Tuesday... 

July 27, 2016 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

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

July 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Montgomery Biscuits Roll To 10-5 Victory Over The Blue Wahoos

The Montgomery Biscuits welcomed the Pensacola Blue Wahoos to Montgomery Riverwalk Stadium by jumping out to a 10-1 lead. The Biscuits... 

July 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Cat Country 98.7 Nominated For Prestigious NAB Award

Pensacola’s locally owned country radio station, CatCountry 98.7, has been nominated for a National Association of Broadcasters... 

July 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Bernie Sanders Lauds Hillary Clinton As Convention Opens

PHILADELPHIA — After last week’s raucous and divisive Republican National Convention, Democrats opened their convention... 

July 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Thomas: Escambia Schools Need To Aim Higher

Educators must change their mindset to move forward, rather than falling further behind. That was the message Monday from Escambia... 

July 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Powerball Jackpot Soars To $422 Million For Wednesday’s Drawing

The Powerball jackpot has soared to an to an estimated $422 million for Wednesday night’s drawing. The Powerball jackpot has rolled... 

July 26, 2016 | Read the story »

ECSO ‘Clean Sweeps’ 9½ Mile Road Area

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office has released the results of an Operation Clean Sweep last week in the 9½ Mile Road area. Monday,... 

July 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Overturned 18 Wheeler Injures One; Shuts Down Highway 29 For Seven Hours

The driver of an 18-wheeler was airlifted to the hospital after a single vehicle accident on Highway 29 just south of Bluff Springs... 

July 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Barry Discusses Issues At District 5 Town Hall Meeting

Escambia County District 5 Commissioner Steven Barry held a town hall meeting Monday evening at the Langley Bell 4-H Center in Cantonment.... 

July 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Tate Aggie Jake Henry Commits To Appalachian State

Tate High School Aggie wide receiver Jake Henry has committed to play for Appalachian State of the Sunbelt Conference. Submitted photo... 

July 26, 2016 | Read the story »

Multiple Injuries In Highway 90 Bridge Crash

Multiple people were injured in a three-vehicle accident Monday afternoon on the Highway 90 at the Alabama/Florida state line. At... 

July 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Truck Overturned In Creek A Bit Of A Mystery

A bit of a mystery surrounds a traffic accident Sunday morning in which a pickup truck was found overturned in a creek outside Molino. About... 

July 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Century Man Charged With Fleeing Traffic Stop

A Century man tried to run from deputies on a traffic stop, but he could not hide from an arrest warrant. An Escambia County Sheriff’s... 

July 25, 2016 | Read the story »

FWC Offering Hunter Safety Internet Completion Class In Molino

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering a free hunter safety internet-completion course this month... 

July 25, 2016 | Read the story »

One Injured In Highway 97 Rollover Crash

One person was injured in a single vehicle rollover on Highway 97 north of Dogwood Park Sunday afternoon. The driver of a Dodge Charger... 

July 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Shuckers Shutout Blue Wahoos

Despite managing only two hits Sunday, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos still had a chance to tie or win the game in the ninth inning, trailing... 

July 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Democratic National Committee Chair Stepping Down

After months of controversy about her role in the party’s presidential primaries, Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz... 

July 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Unidentified Pedestrian Struck Twice, Dies

FOR AN UPDATE TO THIS STORY, CLICK HERE. A pedestrian struck twice on Willard Norris Road in Santa Rosa County early Sunday morning... 

July 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Man Shot In Cantonment Dies; ECSO Names Homicide Suspect

The victim in a shooting Saturday night in Cantonment has died, and the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office has named a suspect. Escambia... 

July 24, 2016 | Read the story »