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Northview Schedules Homecoming Parade; Entries Accepted Now

Northview Schedules Homecoming Parade; Entries Accepted Now

The sixth annual Northview High School Homecoming Parade has been scheduled for Friday, October 3. The parade will line up at noon... 

September 15, 2014 | Read the story »


ECSO Seeks Witnesses To Weekend Convenience Store Murder

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a possible witness to the Saturday homicide of a 50-year old store clerk... 

September 15, 2014 | Read the story »


Rain Chances Continue

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Monday Night Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy,... 

September 15, 2014 | Read the story »

Cobb Graduates From Basic Military Training

Cobb Graduates From Basic Military Training

Air Force Airman 1st Class Avery N. Cobb graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The... 

September 15, 2014 | Read the story »

All West Florida Libraries To Close A Couple Of Days Next Week

All West Florida Libraries To Close A Couple Of Days Next Week

All West Florida Public Library System locations will be closed to the public on next Monday and Tuesdeay, September 22-23. During... 

September 15, 2014 | Read the story »

Greater Escambia Relay For Life Kickoff Event Set For Tuesday

Team captains, survivors and community members are invited to attend the 2015 Kickoff of Relay for Life of Greater Escambia. The event... 

September 14, 2014 | Read the story »

FDOT Warns About Campaign Signs On The Right Of Way

As election season gears up across Northwest Florida, the Florida Department of Transportation is reminding all citizens that state... 

September 14, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Get That Pot To Sick Kids ASAP

Health regulators are wasting no time getting Florida ready for the “green rush” already sweeping the state as they craft... 

September 14, 2014 | Read the story »

Church Back To School Splash Benefits Molino Park Elementary

Aldersgate United  Methodist Church in Molino held a Back to School Splash for the community Saturday afternoon.  Everything was... 

September 14, 2014 | Read the story »

Weekend Gardening: It’s Easy To Attract Hummingbirds

by Santa Rosa County Extension Few sights are more thrilling in the garden than rapidly moving hummingbirds darting among colorful... 

September 13, 2014 | Read the story »

Woman Gets 20 Years For Carjackings After Luring Victims Online

An Escambia County woman was sentenced to 20 years in prison for carjackings and related crimes in which she used social media find... 

September 13, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Corrections Continues Terminations For Inappropriate And Criminal Behavior

Friday, the Florida Department of Corrections announced that in addition to the six members of its staff that were terminated Thursday,... 

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Friday Night Football Finals

Here is a look at Friday night’s high school finals. FLORIDA Northview 24, Chipley 6 [Read more...] Vernon 42, Jay 3 Tate... 

September 13, 2014 | Read the story »

District 5 Commissioner Barry To Hold Walnut Hill Town Hall Monday Night

District 5 Escambia County Commissioner Steven Barry will hold a joint town hall meeting and Local Option Sales Tax (LOST) meeting... 

September 12, 2014 | Read the story »

Six Department Of Corrections Staff Arrested And Fired

Six Florida Department of Corrections employees have been arrested and fired for alleged wrongdoings at a Panhandle facility. The DOC... 

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Senator: Make Florida Students Pass Financial Literacy Class To Graduate

A Port Orange senator has announced that she will introduce legislation during the 2015 session that would require Florida students... 

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Century Camp Fire Youth Learning Center Kids Observe 9/11

The children of the Camp Fire Century Youth Learning Center took the time to gather around their American flag to recite the Pledge... 

September 12, 2014 | Read the story »

Football: Wins For Tate JV, Ernest Ward Middle

The JV Tate Aggies and the Ernest Ward Middle School Eagles both recorded wins on the road Thursday night. The junior varsity Tate... 

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NAS Pensacola Marks 9/11

Naval Air Station Pensacola held a ceremony at the National Naval Aviation Museum Thursday to commemorate the events of September... 

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Fire Damaged Shed Near AL/FL State Line

A grass and brush fire also damaged a shed Thursday afternoon in Flomaton. The fire was reported about  12:30 p.m. on Highland Avenue... 

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Two Teens Seriously Injured When Car, ATV Collide In Cantonment

Two teenagers were serious injured when they drove their ATV in to path of a car Wednesday afternoon in Cantonment. According to... 

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Man Charged With Murder After Infant Dies

A young child who was hospitalized September 1 after her babysitter said he found her unresponsive has died, and her babysitter has... 

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Vehicle Fire Shuts Down Tate School Road

Fire destroyed an older model vehicle Wednesday afternoon, shutting down Tate School Road at North Highway 95A. The fire was reported... 

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Florida Lawmakers Approve Budget Report With Small Surplus

As Gov. Rick Scott continued a state tour Wednesday in Pensacola promising $1 billion in tax cuts over the next two years, a legislative... 

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9/11 In His Own Words: Inside The Pentagon – Come September Morning

Steve Vanderwerff, who served as public affairs action officer for Naval Education and Training Command in Pensacola, was inside... 

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Florida May Expand Use Of Silencers For Hunting, Including For Deer

Hunting game in Florida could become a little less noisy by the end of the year. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission... 

September 11, 2014 | Read the story »

Our View: Where Were You That September Morning?

September 11, 2001. It’s been 13 years. Life, at least when that morning began, seemed good. I’ve always been a work... 

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Two Airlifted To Hospital After Oil Well Incident Near Flomaton

Two men are lucky to be alive, according to officials, after falling into two dangerous chemicals at an oil well near Flomaton Wednesday... 

September 10, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Gets 7 Years For Hwy 29 DUI Crash

An Escambia County man has been sentenced to almost seven years in prison for a DUI crash that injured multiple people last year at... 

September 10, 2014 | Read the story »

Local Students Named National Merit Scholarship Program Finalists

Fourteen local high school students have been named semifinalists in the 59th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. The students... 

September 10, 2014 | Read the story »