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ECAT Offers Free Summer Rides For Youth

ECAT Offers Free Summer Rides For Youth

The Escambia County Area Transit (ECAT) Summer Wheels Pass program is now in effect, allowing youth to ride ECAT free all summer. The... 

May 30, 2017 | Read the story »

Dedria’s Gift Presents Local Scholarship Awards

Dedria’s Gift Presents Local Scholarship Awards

The charity Dedria’s Gift recently presented two scholarships to deserving Northview High School students. Dustin Radcliffe... 

May 30, 2017 | Read the story »

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

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

May 30, 2017 | Read the story »

Jim Allen Elementary Releases Latest Honor Roll

Jim Allen Elementary Releases Latest Honor Roll

The following students were named to the final nine weeks honor roll at Jim Allen Elementary School: First Grade, A Honor Roll Christopher Williamsmcfarlain Xiaoli Hardaway Haylee Everett Azaria James Aidan Kelley Jasalynn Kearbey Kayden Salon Giovonni Carter Dakota Arnette Richard Norton LaRondez Travis Kendra McDonald Abbygail Hartzog Alena White Nancy Clay Shelby Coleman Kash Brown Isabela Pomeroy Jackson Sevcik Ava McGlothren Landon Hommerbocker Harlom Poole Jacob Drysdale Kylie Wilder Isabelle Smith Braelyn Mills Aeirynn Madden Aurora Meriweather Joseph Ladieu William Mason Dawson Miller Leah List Lilyana Cox Beau Goff Second... 

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This Week’s Escambia County Meeting Schedule

Here is the weekly schedule of Escambia County meetings: Tuesday, May 30 Special BCC Meeting  Ernie Lee Magaha Government Building,... 

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Escambia County 4-H Offers Summer Day Camp Programs

Escambia County 4-H Offers Summer Day Camp Programs

Escambia County 4-H is offering summer programs designed to give your child the opportunity to develop character, valuable life skills,... 

May 30, 2017 | Read the story »

North Escambia Memorials Honor Those That Served

People across North Escambia and the country paused Monday to remember the brave men and women that have served our country as... 

May 29, 2017 | Read the story »

Mississippi Braves Beat The Pensacola Blue Wahoos 3-2

Pensacola Blue Wahoos starter Keury Mella left the game after pitching 5.2 scoreless innings. But the usually reliable Pensacola bullpen... 

May 29, 2017 | Read the story »

NOAA: Above-Normal Hurricane Season This Year

Forecasters at NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center say the Atlantic could see another above-normal hurricane season this year. For... 

May 28, 2017 | Read the story »

Ag Department Data Breach: Social Security Numbers, Concealed Weapons Info Stolen

Nearly 500 people may have had their Social Security numbers obtained in a data breach at the Florida Department of Agriculture and... 

May 28, 2017 | Read the story »

UF/IFAS: How To Freeze Strawberries

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May 28, 2017 | Read the story »

Gandy Scholarship Winners Announced

The Solon Lee Gandy Memorial Scholarship Committee and the Gandy Memorial Scholarship Committee from Poplar Dell Baptist Church have... 

May 28, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: The Ripple Effect

The end of the legislative session each spring is rarely the end of the story. The ripples from the fall of the final gavel keep traveling... 

May 28, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Top Mississippi Braves 4-2 To Take Series

Led by Alex Blandino’s bat and another quality start from Deck McGuire, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos topped the Mississippi Braves,... 

May 28, 2017 | Read the story »

Video: Replay School Graduations

A replay stream of Northview High School’s graduation is above. This is a stream provided by the Escambia County School District.... 

May 27, 2017 | Read the story »

Bidding Now Open On County Tax Certificate Sale

The tax certificate sale for 2016 delinquent real estate taxes in Escambia County will be held June 1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. CDT at... 

May 27, 2017 | Read the story »

Two Injured When ATV Slams Into Swimming Pool

Two people were injured when their ATV crashed into a swimming pool Friday night near Allentown in northern Santa Rosa County. Jack... 

May 27, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Taxwatch: Fewer Turkeys, Less Transparency

Reforms to the way the Legislature puts its budget together lowered the number of “turkeys” wedged into the spending plan,... 

May 27, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia County Fire Rescue Announces Staff Promotions

Escambia County Fire Rescue has announced several promotions. Lieutenants Daniel Brask, Russell Adam Bobe Jr. and Norman Robinson... 

May 27, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Get Past Mississippi

Pensacola Blue Wahoos left fielder Tyler Goeddel scored on right fielder Aristides Aquino’s soft ground out to shortstop to help... 

May 27, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Woman Killed After Running Red Light

An Escambia County woman was killed Friday morning after running a red light in West Pensacola. According to the Florida Highway Patrol,... 

May 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Three Injured In Cantonment Rollover Crash

Three people were injured in two vehicle crash Friday morning near Cantonment. The collision between an Infiniti and a GMC Arcadia... 

May 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Byrneville Elementary Building Committee Talks Multi-Million Project

An organizational building committee meeting was held Thursday afternoon at Byrneville Elementary School, with group mostly comprised... 

May 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Cantonment Church Thrift Store Going Out Of Business

A thrift store in Cantonment that aimed to help others is going out of business. Last October, St. Monica’s Episcopal Church officially... 

May 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview High Names 2017 Honors Graduates

Northview High School named their honors graduates during Thursday night’s 2017 Senior Awards Night. Valedictorian of the Class... 

May 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Scott Signs Off On Package Of Tax Breaks

Gov. Rick Scott signed a tax-cut package Thursday that — while vastly scaled back from what he wanted — eliminates the... 

May 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Graduates Earn $1.33 Million In Scholarships

Northview High School has announced that the members of the Class of 2017 have earned $1.33 million in scholarships. Scholarships... 

May 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Approves $89 Million Bond Issue To Build New County Jail

The Escambia County Commission voted Thursday to approve a bond issue of up to $89 million to construct a new county jail. The project... 

May 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Health Officials Move Forward With Pot Process

After state lawmakers failed to act, health officials on Thursday laid out a framework for adopting regulations required by a voter-approved... 

May 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Names Students Of The Month

Ernest Ward Middle School recently announced Students of the Month for May. They are Summer Waters, eighth grade; Payton Gilchrist,... 

May 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Top Braves

In a game that featured arguably the Southern League’s two best pitchers, one swing of the bat by Josh VanMeter proved to be the... 

May 26, 2017 | Read the story »