Six Injured In Two Vehicle Crash Near Northview High
Six people were injured in a two vehicle crash near Northview High School Monday afternoon.
All of the injuries in the 4:15 crash at West Highway 4 and Pine Barren Road were considered minor. Four people were transported by Escambia County EMS and Atmore Ambulance to Atmore Community Hospital, and two reportedly went to Atmore Community [...]
Century Man Gets Prison Time For Stolen Car Burned When Lighter Sparks Stolen Gas Can In The Backseat
A Century man will spend the next few years in jail for stealing a car that was accidentally burned after a a cigarette lighter was used to illuminate the passenger compartment, which contained a stolen gas can.
Joshua Jackson Grimes, 31, was convicted by an Escambia County jury of grand theft of a motor [...]
Pedestrian In Critical Condition After Being Struck By Vehicle On Highway 29
A pedestrian was critically injured when he was struck by a vehicle on Highway 29 north of 10 Mile Road just after 11:00 Sunday night.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 20-year old Hailey Moriah Lambeth of Flomaton, AL, was traveling north in the inside lane of Highway 29 in a 2011 Honda Accord when she [...]
Reimagine Century Breathes New Life Into A Community In Need
Reimagine Century’s goal was to breathe new life into Century, where the faithful reached out to touch the hearts and lives of area residents in need.
That goal appeared to have been reached both spiritually and literally Saturday as a young woman gave birth in an ambulance at Century’s Showalter Park during the event. (We are [...]
Florida’s Oldest: Barrineau Park 4-H Club Celebrates 100 Years
A 100th birthday celebration was held Saturday for the Barrineau Park 4-H Club, the oldest continuously operating 4-H Club in Florida and perhaps in the country.
4-H members past and present shared memories of 4-H — everything from Corn Clubs of days log ago, to raising hogs, to public speaking to photographs on Instagram and Facebook.
Northview Tribal Beat Performs At Troy Band Day
Nearly 2,000 middle and high school band members — including the Northview High School Tribal Beat – performed alongside the Troy University Sound of the South Saturday night during the college’s annual Band Day.
The students were from over 30 schools from Alabama, Florida and Georgia and performed at halftime during the Troy Trojan’s loss to [...]
Federal Charge Dismissed Against Molino Man Convicted Of Stealing Copper Wire
Federal charges have been dismissed against a Molino man that allegedly took copper wire from aboard Naval Air Station Pensacola and then sold it.
Calvin Antwane Smith, age 28 of Cedartown Road, was sentenced in Escambia County Circuit Court August 4 by Judge Gary Bergosh to 36 months probation on charges of felony fraud [...]
Northview Rolls Over Chipley (With Photo Gallery)
The Northview Chiefs rolled over the Chipley Tigers Friday night in Bratt, 24-6.
The Chiefs lit up the scoreboard first with a 17-yard pass from quarterback Gavin Grant to Jacob Weaver. A missed kick, and Northview was up 6-0. Senior Keondrae Lett scored three touchdowns for the Chiefs, the first from a couple of yards out [...]
Tate Blows Away Panama City Bay (With Photo Gallery)
The Tate Aggies beat Panama City Bay 47-0 Friday night in Panama City in a game that ended with the mercy rule’s running clock.
The Aggies blew the Tornadoes away with 450 yards.
Tate’s first touchdown of the night came on a 10-yard fun from Alondo Thompkins. A few minutes later, the Aggies improved to 12-0 with [...]
Two Seriously Injured In Pine Forest Road Crash
Two people were severely injured in three-car pileup Friday morning on Pine Forest Road just north of Five Flags Speedway.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Jason McDaniel, age 41 of Cantonment, was southbound on Pine Forest Road and slowed to turn into a paved median break about 6 a.m. His 1995 Chevrolet pickup was rear-ended [...]
Second Time In A Week: Pygmy Rattlesnake Bites Victim Near Walnut Hill
For the second time in less than a week, someone has been bitten by a pygmy rattlesnake near Walnut Hill and airlifted to a Pensacola hospital.
A 28-year old Flomaton man told first responders that he was along Pineville Road outside Walnut Hill with friends early Thursday evening when he was bitten on the finger by [...]
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 of Allegiance and sing “God Bless America” Thursday in observance of 9/11. Courtesy photos for NorthEscambia.com, click to enlarge.