Photos: The Faces Of Thanksgiving At Waterfront Rescue Mission
About 160 volunteers spent their Thanksgiving working to feed the less fortunate at the Waterfront Rescue Mission. Turkey, dressing, gravy — all the fixings and dessert were served to about 1,000 people in need.
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Thanksgiving Gas Prices Lowest In Seven Years
That Thanksgiving weekend trip to grandma’s or at that shopping trip is a little easier on the wallet this year for gas.
About 42 million Americans are expected to take a road trip this long weekend, and drivers should pay the lowest pump prices for the Thanksgiving holiday since 2008. Retail averages have fallen for [...]
Santa Rosa Woman Charged With Sexual Battery On Juvenile
The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a woman for sexual misconduct with a minor.
Kimberly Ann Seevers was arrested for sexual battery on a victim 16 or 17 years old and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. She was released from the Santa Rosa County Jail on a $15,000 bond shortly after her [...]
Dancing In The Rain: A Thanksgiving With Childhood Cancer
Khai’s story is one of heartbreak, and one of Thanksgiving for the little things in life like dancing in the rain.
Yet, in what seems to be the brutally unfair and tragic world of childhood cancer, the 6-year-old and his parents, Doug and Chloe Davidson, say they have discovered seeds of hope and renewed faith in [...]
Photos: Camp Fire Kids Celebrate Thanksgiving With Feast
Camp Fire USA Century Youth Learning Center held a Thanksgiving feast this week for children and their parents. The daycare’s children, dressed as Pilgrims or Native Americans, enjoyed a full Thanksgiving meal following a special Thanksgiving production on stage at the Century Community Center.
Molino Man Charged With Sex Crime Against Minor
A Molino man has been arrested for an alleged sex crime against a minor.
John Thomas Hughes, of the 6000 block of Highway 95A, was arrested on a count of lewd and lascivious behavior. He remained in the Escambia County Jail with bond set a half million dollars.
Hughes allegedly initiated sexual contact with an underage female who [...]
Miracle League Holds Annual Turkey Fry
The Miracle League of Pensacola held their annual turkey fry fundraiser Wednesday. Volunteers with the Miracle League spent their day frying turkeys for a minimum $20 donation, with all of the proceeds going to benefit the Miracle League. NorthEscambia.com photos by Jennifer Repine, click to enlarge.
Multiple Injuries In Firetruck, SUV Crash In McDavid
Three people were injured in a collision between a fire engine and a SUV early Tuesday evening in McDavid.
The engine, with lights and sirens activated, departed the McDavid Station of Escambia Fire Rescue at 5:14 p.m. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 62-year old Gordon Janksy of Pensacola failed to stop his 2012 Chevrolet Traverse [...]
Farm-City Thanksgiving Meals Distributed To 700 Families
As part of Farm-City week, 700 families in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties received full Thanksgiving meals Tuesday — much of it locally grown — thanks to the efforts of local farms, food banks and hundreds of FFA and 4-H students. Students from Tate High School’s FFA chapter and local 4-H [...]
Jim Allen Elementary’s Saturday Scholars Graduate
Fifty-eight students from Jim Allen Elementary School graduated from the Saturday Scholars Program in a ceremony held at the Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola chapel recently.
Center for Information Dominance (CID) Unit Corry Station continued a long tradition of partnering with the Escambia County school district to have volunteers spend Saturday mornings, [...]