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Becoming Partly Sunny Today

Becoming Partly Sunny Today

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.... 

March 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Taking It To The Streets: Pensacola Celebrates Ciclovia

Taking It To The Streets: Pensacola Celebrates Ciclovia

The inaugural Ciclovia Open Streets Pensacola was held Saturday. Open Streets Pensacola was a free, safe, and inclusive event that... 

March 26, 2017 | Read the story »


Florida House Starts Moving On Higher Education Overhaul

A Florida House committee has endorsed its version of a higher-education reform bill, including expanding Bright Futures scholarships... 

March 26, 2017 | Read the story »


Free Kids Fishing Clinic Set For April

Teaching children a lifelong hobby, instilling appreciation for our marine environment and providing fun, family outings are the objectives... 

March 26, 2017 | Read the story »


Earth Day Celebration Planned

The Century Health and Rehabilitation Center is planning an Earth Day  Celebration for Saturday, April 22.  Vendor applications... 

March 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Lifters Take On Regionals, Set Personal Records

Northview Lifters Take On Regionals, Set Personal Records

The Northview Boy’s weightlifting team competed today at Baker in the FHSAA 1A Region 1 Regional Meet. Placing for the Chiefs... 

March 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Bald Eagle Released Back Into The Wild

The Wildlife Sanctuary of Northwest Florida released a juvenile bald eagle back into the wild Friday. Mardi Gras the Eagle was found... 

March 25, 2017 | Read the story »

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

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

March 25, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: A Third Of The Way There (Maybe)

One-third of the way through this year’s legislative session — assuming that it wraps up on time — some of the debates... 

March 25, 2017 | Read the story »

Woman Convicted Of Stealing $300K From Disabled WWII Veteran

An Escambia County woman could spend the rest of her life in prison for stealing hundreds of thousand of dollars from a disabled veteran. Kelly... 

March 25, 2017 | Read the story »

No Injuries In Highway 29 Semi, Car Wreck

There were no injuries in a two vehicle crash involving a semi-truck and car this morning south of Molino. The accident was reported... 

March 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia County March 29 Committee Of The Whole Rescheduled

The Board of County Commissioners Committee of the Whole Workshop originally scheduled for Wednesday, March 29 at 9 a.m. has been... 

March 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Divided Senate Backs Ending ‘Liquor Wall’

A heavily lobbied proposal to knock down a Depression-era ban on liquor being sold alongside groceries narrowly survived the Senate... 

March 24, 2017 | Read the story »

House Signs Off On BP Settlement Bills For Escambia, Santa Rosa

Northwest Florida counties moved closer Thursday to getting money the state received last year from the multibillion-dollar BP settlement... 

March 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Council Members Get Tablets; Agendas Going Electronic

New Samsung tablets have been distributed to each of the five members of the Century Town Council. The tablets will be used to electrfonically... 

March 24, 2017 | Read the story »

One Injured In Overturned Dump Truck On Nine Mile

One person was injured when a dump truck overturned Thursday on Nine Mile Road near Beulah Road.  The driver was transported by ambulance... 

March 23, 2017 | Read the story »

House Bill Outlines How Escambia, Other Counties Can Spend BP Bucks

The House is expected to vote Thursday to approve proposals that would set a framework for how counties most impacted by the 2010... 

March 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Senate Looks To Put Together Marijuana Plan

More growers, access to treatment for snowbirds and greater flexibility in the relationship between patients and doctors are among... 

March 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Boil Water Notice Issued For Phalrose Lane, Cooley Road

A precautionary boil water notice has been issued for some customers of the Cottage Hill Water Works System. The following areas are... 

March 23, 2017 | Read the story »

After A Record Hot Wednesday, Expect Upper 70’s Today

Wednesday’s high at the Pensacola airport was 90 degrees — a new all-time record for the month of March. The previous... 

March 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate Win Advances Aggies To Sarasota Classic Championship Game

The Tate High School Aggies have reached the finals of the Sarasota Baseball Classic with a 2-0 win Wednesday over Sarasota. Trey LaFleur... 

March 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Senate Poised To Vote On ‘Religious Liberties’ Bill

The Florida Senate moved forward Tuesday with a bill that supporters say would strengthen protections for expressions of religious... 

March 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Anonymous Donor Gives $3 Million Gift To UWF

Thanks to the generosity of an anonymous donor, the University of West Florida will receive more than $3 million to assist deserving... 

March 22, 2017 | Read the story »

More Movie Money Surfaces In Local Area

More motion picture “funny money”  has surfaced in the North Escambia area. The Flomaton Police Department reports coming... 

March 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Senators Ponder Direction On School Testing

A Senate Education Committee meeting Tuesday on the state’s accountability system turned into a show of strength by people who... 

March 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Tate Beats Mosley; Northview Crushes Baker

Northview 15, Baker 3 The Northview Chiefs 10-run ruled the Baker Gators 15-3 Tuesday in Bratt in five innings. Zach Payne had five... 

March 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Bratt Elementary’s Sanders Named School District Employee Of The Month

The Escambia County School District Stellar Employee for March is Chad Sanders. According to a proclamation issued by the Escambia... 

March 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Firefighters Battle Bratt Brush Fire

Firefighters battled a brush fire in Bratt Tuesday afternoon. The fire in the 6000 block of Ashcraft Road burned about an acre before... 

March 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Considers 59% Water And Sewer Rate Increase, 36% Garbage Rate Hike

The Century Town Council is considering a rate increase for water and sewer customers that would increase the average customer’s... 

March 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Majorette Smith Earns Straight Superiors At State

Northview High School majorette captain Brianna Smith received straight superior ratings Monday in the Florida Bandmaster’s... 

March 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Names New Gas Superintendent, Gives A Few Employee Raises

The Century Town Council voted Monday night promote an employee from within as their new gas superintendent and also handed out a few... 

March 21, 2017 | Read the story »