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Molino Man Charged With DUI After Crash With Deputy

Molino Man Charged With DUI After Crash With Deputy

A Molino man was jailed for DUI  after causing a traffic accident with an Escambia County Sheriff’s sergeant Monday morning... 

July 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Local National Guard Unit Deploys

Local National Guard Unit Deploys

A deployment ceremony was held Sunday morning in Pensacola for the Florida Army National Guard’s 1st Squadron, 153rd Cavalry Regiment.... 

July 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Flomaton Police Looking For Stolen Boom Truck

Flomaton Police Looking For Stolen Boom Truck

The Flomaton Police Department is searching for a work vehicle stolen from a local welding company on Highway 31. The vehicle was reportedly... 

July 27, 2015 | Read the story »


Mostly Sunny And Hot

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Calm wind. Tuesday: A 20 percent... 

July 27, 2015 | Read the story »


Recovered: Atmore Stolen Vehicle Recovered In Century

UPDATE: This stolen vehicle was recovered just after 5 a.m. in Century was reported to be “intact”. Local authorities... 

July 27, 2015 | Read the story »

One Injured In County Road 97 Crash

One Injured In County Road 97 Crash

One person was injured in a single vehicle crash Sunday night on County Road 97, just south of West Kingsfield Road, when they left... 

July 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Drop Series To Biloxi

Wahoos Drop Series To Biloxi

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos started off the first inning by scoring a run against the Biloxi Shuckers for the fourth time in the five... 

July 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Storytime Held Each Week At The Local Library

The West Florida Public Library offers Story Time for children five and younger each week. Story Time programs introduce young children... 

July 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Battle Lines And Power Lines

In case you were wondering, the 2016 general election is still more than 15 months away. But with new congressional districts about... 

July 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Sapp Graduates From Basic Training

Air Force Airman 1st Class Kenneth Sapp Jr graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio,... 

July 26, 2015 | Read the story »

State Sees Sharp Spike In Number Of Children In Foster Care

The number of Florida children in the state’s foster-care system has reached its highest level since 2008 — driven by both... 

July 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Biloxi Beats The Wahoos

After being shut down for seven innings getting only one hit — a solo home run by left fielder Jesse Winker — the Pensacola Blue... 

July 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Research, Education Center Holds Field Corn Field Day

UF/IFAS West Florida Research and Education Center in Jay held their annual Field Corn Field Day Friday.  Producers were able to... 

July 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Air Force Captain Sentenced In Child Sex Scheme

An Air Force captain has been sentenced in a child sex sting. Kenneth D. Lebay, 31, was sentenced by Judge Michael Jones to 28 months... 

July 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Weekend Gardening: Distinctly Southern Hydrangeas

by Santa Rosa County Extension Nothing defines a southern landscape more than hydrangeas. These beautiful, large flowering shrubs... 

July 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Rejected Medical Pot Apps Likely To Be Challenged

Even before selecting five nurseries to become Florida’s first legal pot producers, Department of Health officials will face... 

July 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Biloxi Ends Wahoos Win Streak

No one expected the Pensacola Blue Wahoos to win the final 42 games of the season. Although, Pensacola manager Pat Kelly said jokingly... 

July 25, 2015 | Read the story »

BOE Approves College Performance Funding; Pensacola State On Underperforming List

Pensacola State College is among five schools in Florida that  have some of their existing funding held back until they show improvement. A... 

July 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Century Man Charged With Burglary

A Century man is facing felony charges for allegedly burglarizing a shed and selling items at a scrap dealer. Travis Leigh Carroll,... 

July 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia Schools Summer Class Of 2015 Graduates (With List)

The Escambia County School District held their Summer Commencement Exercises today for 47 members of the Class of 2015. They were... 

July 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Millionaires Make Up Nearly One-Third Of Florida Legislature

Nearly a third of state lawmakers are millionaires, with two members of the Senate having net worths that top $20 million, according... 

July 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Century Budget Meeting Postponed

The Century Town Council was scheduled to hold a final budget workshop Thursday afternoon, but that meetng was rescheduled. The council... 

July 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Storm 12U Team Wins Global World Series

The Pensacola Storm 12-year old Majors team recently won the Global World Series in Orange Beach, competing against 35 other 12U teams... 

July 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos Win 11th Straight Home Game

In his last three starts — all wins — Pensacola Blue Wahoos right-hander Daniel Wright has used his mix of four pitches to keep... 

July 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Five Century Families Receiving New Homes Thanks To Grant

Five Century families are receiving brand new home homes thanks to a Community Development Block Grant received by the town. Three... 

July 23, 2015 | Read the story »

National Animal Cruelty Class Learns From Panhandle Equine Rescue

Animal cruelty investigators from across the U.S. and Dominican Republic attended an Advanced Investigators Class this week at Panhandle... 

July 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Indicted For Manslaughter Of Football Standout

State Attorney Bill Eddins announced Wednesday that Xavier Tyrone Moore was convicted by an Escambia County Jury of third degree murder,... 

July 23, 2015 | Read the story »

$15 Minimum Wage In Florida?

Bills started getting filed for the 2016 legislative session Wednesday, with Sen. Dwight Bullard, D-Miami, proposing a measure (SB... 

July 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Heroin Supplier Charged With First Degree Murder After Overdose Death

An Escambia County Grand Jury has indicted James Jonathan Mitchell for first degree murder in the death of Donald Davis. On January... 

July 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Pot Petition Heads To Elections Supervisors

Supporters of a proposed constitutional amendment that would legalize medical marijuana this week sent 100,000 petitions to county... 

July 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos Win Tenth Straight Home Game

When Bryson Smith comes to the plate, opposing pitchers don’t exactly quake in their shoes that the center fielder will take them... 

July 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Get Your Child Vaccinated: Special Clinics Planned For Ensley, Molino

Children entering Escambia County schools next month must be up-to-date on their vaccinations, including a tetanus, diphtheria, and... 

July 23, 2015 | Read the story »