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Driver Crashes On Highway 97 Sunday Night

Driver Crashes On Highway 97 Sunday Night

A driver was not seriously injured in a crash on Highway 97 south of Walnut Hill Sunday night. The Florida Highway Patrol said Joseph... 

February 19, 2018 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report: McDavid Man Caught With Pet Owl

FWC Law Enforcement Report: McDavid Man Caught With Pet Owl

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity recently... 

February 19, 2018 | Read the story »


Feels Like Spring

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tonight: Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around... 

February 19, 2018 | Read the story »


Escambia County Seeks Appointee For Housing Finance Authority

The Escambia County Board of County Commissioners is seeking Escambia County residents interested in volunteering to be considered... 

February 19, 2018 | Read the story »

Escambia District Students Out Of School Today

Escambia District Students Out Of School Today

Escambia County (FL) School District students get this President’s Day for a teacher planning day. The next days out of school... 

February 19, 2018 | Read the story »

Escambia BOCC Weekly Meeting Schedule

Escambia BOCC Weekly Meeting Schedule

Here is a schedule of Escambia County public meetings for the week of February 19-23: Monday, Feb. 19 Offices Closed in Observance... 

February 19, 2018 | Read the story »

Florida School Shooting: Hundreds Attend Gun Rally

Chants of “Enough is enough!” reverberated down the street as hundreds of people gathered for a gun-control rally on the steps... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Camp Fire Kids Celebrate 100th Day Of VPK

Students at the Camp Fire Youth Learning Center in Century recently celebrated the 100th day of this years VPK program. Courtesy photos... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: We Are Broken

We are broken. Those were the words of a grieving parent Thursday, the day after his 14-year-old daughter, Jamie, was gunned down... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Weekend Gardening: February Tips

Here are gardening tips for the month of February from your local Extension Service: Flowers Re-fertilize cool season flowerbeds,... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Firefighters Respond To Report Of Smoke Inside Century Residence

A ceiling fan was reportedly to blame for smoke in a Century residence  early Sunday morning. Area fire departments were dispatched... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Flomaton Fire Destroys One Home, Damages Another

An early morning fire destroyed one home and damaged another in Flomaton. The fire was reported about 4 a.m. on Cotton Ridge Drive.... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Trump, Florida Leaders Meet With School Shooting Victims

U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson and Florida Senate leaders visited Broward County on Friday as the community continued to reel from a mass... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Gov. Scott Calls For FBI Director To Resign

Gov. Rick Scott on Friday demanded FBI Director Christopher Wray resign after the federal agency acknowledged it failed to follow... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Habitat For Humanity Opens ReStore

A ribbon cutting was held Friday morning for a new Pensacola Habitat for Humanity Restore at Eastgate Plaza at the intersection of... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Navy Federal Named One Of Fortune’s Best Companies To Work For

Navy Federal Credit Union has been listed at number 42 on Fortune magazine’s list of the “100 Best Companies To Work For”... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Barrineau Park Road Bridge Reopens

The bridge on Barrineau Park Road across the Perdido River into Alabama has reopened. It was closed last Monday due to flooding. The... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Tate Lady Aggies Beat Milton

The Tate High School Lady Aggies defeated Milton Friday in Cantonment. Tate 2, Milton 0 In varsity action, Tate topped Milton 2-0. Hannah... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Escambia Jail Medical Director Terminated

Escambia County Medical Director for Public Safety Paul Henning, who also served as the medical director at the Escambia County Jail,... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

FDOC: Century Work Camp On Lockdown

The Century Work Camp has been under lockdown since Tuesday, according to the Florida Department of Corrections. “In an abundance... 

February 16, 2018 | Read the story »

Three Escambia Teens Arrested With Guns In School This School Year

Editor’s note: Escambia County School District Deputy Superintendent Norm Ross said after the original publication of this story... 

February 16, 2018 | Read the story »

Bratt Elementary Dedicates Little Free Library In Century

Bratt Elementary School dedicated their second community Little Free Library in Century Thursday afternoon, two years to the date... 

February 16, 2018 | Read the story »

Killer Of UWF Student Exhausts State Death Sentence Appeals

With the scheduled execution a week away, the Florida Supreme Court on Thursday rejected an appeal by Death Row inmate Eric Scott... 

February 16, 2018 | Read the story »

Mental Health Money Sought As Florida Reels From School Shooting

Less than 24 hours after a troubled gunman killed 17 people — most of them teenagers — at a Broward County high school,... 

February 16, 2018 | Read the story »

Century Celebrates Tornado Recovery With Tree Giveaway

Thursday, Cqentury celebrated their recovery progress following and EF-3 tornado two years ago with a tree giveaway. The storm tore... 

February 16, 2018 | Read the story »

Escambia Supervisor Of Elections Registers Northview Students To Vote

The Escambia County Supervisor of Elections Office visited Northview High School Thursday to give students a chance to register to... 

February 16, 2018 | Read the story »

Century Tornado Two Years Later: County, Town Can’t Afford To Clean Up Damaged Sawmill

On this second anniversary of an EF-3 tornado that ravaged part of Century, there has been significant progress in recovery. But looming... 

February 15, 2018 | Read the story »

Bratt Elementary Students Open Little Free Library In Travis Nelson Park

A Little Free Library was dedicated Wednesday at the Travis Nelson Park on West Highway 4 in Bratt, thanks to the hard work of students... 

February 15, 2018 | Read the story »

Driver Hits Boat On Highway 29

A driver hit a boat and trailer Wednesday afternoon on Highway 29 at West Roberts Road Wednesday afternoon. There were no injuries... 

February 15, 2018 | Read the story »

Gulf Power Seeks To Pass Savings Along To Customers

Wednesday, Gulf Power filed a request with the Florida Public Service Commission seeking approval to pass along approximately $103... 

February 15, 2018 | Read the story »

Northview FFA Horse Judging Team Advances To State Competition

The Northview High School FFA Horse Judging Team placed tenth recently in the state preliminary competition in Tampa, allowing them... 

February 15, 2018 | Read the story »