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Tate Varsity Cheerleaders Fall Short Of State Title

Tate Varsity Cheerleaders Fall Short Of State Title

The Tate High School Varsity Cheerleaders took sixth place in the state Saturday in the Class 2A Medium Division of the 2015 FHSAA... 

February 1, 2015 | Read the story »

FHP: What’s Your Game Plan For Super Bowl Sunday?

FHP: What’s Your Game Plan For Super Bowl Sunday?

The Super Bowl is America’s most watched national sporting event. Today, many Super Bowl parties will feature pizza, wings, and yes…alcohol.... 

February 1, 2015 | Read the story »


Rain For Super Sunday

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Sunday Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 69. South wind around... 

February 1, 2015 | Read the story »


Lawmakers Want Review Of ‘Baker Act’

Two South Florida lawmakers have filed bills that would require a review of Florida’s “Baker Act,” which allows for... 

February 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate Chaparrals Winter Guard Take First In Fairhope

Tate Chaparrals Winter Guard Take First In Fairhope

The Tate High School Chaparrals winter guard team won first place in the Scholastic Regional “A” Class Saturday at Fairhope... 

February 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Elderly Man Dies In Single Vehicle Crash

An elderly Escambia County man died in a single vehicle crash Friday night. The Florida Highway Patrol said 94-year old Edward Marlowe... 

January 31, 2015 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending  January 29 in... 

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Take A Survey: County Seeks Input On RESTORE Fund Spending

Escambia County wants to know how you would like to see RESTORE funds spent on projects. “Projects can be anywhere in the county,”... 

January 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Program Connects School Counselors With Community Groups

An event Thursday and Friday in Escambia County brought together school district counselors and social workers with over 30 local... 

January 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Five Charged In Home Invasion

Five people have been charged in connection with a January 10th home invasion on Olive Road. According to the Escambia County Sheriff’s... 

January 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Scott Hopes For An Early Spring

Groundhog Day might not be until Monday, but Gov. Rick Scott probably doesn’t need a rodent to tell him that his winter of discontent... 

January 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Last Minute, Healthy Super Bowl Snack Ideas

by Dorothy C. Lee, Escambia County Extension Service Get defensive about your health. These easy-to-tackle recipes are just as tasty,... 

January 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Pedestrian Struck And Killed On Highway 29 In Ensley

A pedestrian in a wheelchair was pronounced deceased after being struck by a vehicle on Highway 29, according to the Florida Highway... 

January 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Photos: Installation Of 54 Ton Beams Cause Delays On I-10

Drivers have dealt with nighttime delays this week on I-10 in Escambia County as crews positioned large beams for a new Scenic Highway... 

January 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Cat Country 98.7 Nominated For ACM Radio Station Of The Year

Escambia County’s locally owned country radio station, Cat Country 98.7, has been nominated for Radio Station of the Year by... 

January 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Students Place In Cooperative Education Club Events

Several Northview High School students recently place in District Cooperative Education Clubs of Florida (CECF) events: Raymond Clark... 

January 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Ends Season With Win Over PCA; District Tourney Begins Tuesday

The Northview Chiefs ended their regular season Thursday night with a 61-24 win over Pensacola Christian Academy. Leading scorers for... 

January 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Century’s New Wastewater Superintendent Resigns

Century’s newly hired wastewater superintendent has resigned, once again leaving the town searching for a certified operator. April... 

January 29, 2015 | Read the story »

New Cantonment Improvement Committee Home Almost Ready

Final preparations are underway for a new home for a the Cantonment Improvement Committee in Carver Park. A modular building will... 

January 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Read Like Crazy: Molino Park Premieres Literacy Week Video

A couple of days ago, we brought you the story a reading flash mob at Molino Park Elementary School.  Music teacher Katie Powell rewrote... 

January 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Scott’s Budget Includes $84 Million For Highway 29 And Nine Mile Road Widening Projects

Gov. Rick Scott’s “Keep Florida Working” budget announced Wednesday includes $118 million in major road projects... 

January 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Scott Pitches $77 Billion Budget Plan, Tax Cuts

Not long after Gov. Rick Scott unveiled his nearly $77 billion state spending plan for the budget year that begins in July, lawmakers... 

January 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Pine Forest High Student Killed In Hwy 29 Traffic Crash; Three Other Students Injured

A Pine Forest High School student with a love for basketball was killed and three other students were injured in a two vehicle crash... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Century Man Jailed After Search Warrant Turns Up Drugs, Weapons

A Century man is facing multiple felony charges after a search warrant at his Henry Street turn turned up a variety of drugs and firearms. The... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Top Five Finalists Named For Escambia Teacher Of The Year

The top five finalists for Escambia County Teacher of the Year have been named. Anna Barry (pictured) of Northview High School is a... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Woman Gets 15 Years For Trying To Kill Ex

Surina Seal was sentenced by Circuit Judge Terry D. Terrell to 15 years in state prison followed by 15 years of probation for two... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Cyberthon Presents Cybersecurity Challenges For High School Students

“You got pwnd. We own you.”  For most people working with information technology, seeing this message on a computer screen... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Senate Bill Targets Florida Prison Safety

With Florida’s corrections system under scrutiny because of inmate deaths and alleged misconduct, a Senate committee next week... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Century Offers Cash Prize For New Slogan

The Town of Century is looking for a new slogan, and they are a holding a contest with a small cash prize to find one. The town is... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate High Chaparrals To Present Winter Guard Show Preview Thursday

The Tate High School Chaparrals will hold a winter guard friends and family “True Colors” show preview Thursday at 8 p.m.... 

January 28, 2015 | Read the story »