Byrneville Resident Critically Injured In Dog Attack
A Byrneville resident was airlifted to a Pensacola hospital in critical condition Friday night after being bitten by their dog.
The incident happened about 8:45 p.m. on Raines Road. The 50-year old victim was reportedly attacked by their own dog, an English Mastiff, and suffered serious wounds to their arms and abdomen.
Further details have not been [...]
Human Remains Found Near McDavid During Search For Missing Flomaton Man
Human remains have been found in a remote area off Pine Barren Road near McDavid today during an ongoing search for a missing former Memphis, TN, police officer.
The remains were found during a multiple-agency search near where the vehicle of 35-year old John Douglas Oswalt of Flomaton was found back on May 5. Oswalt had [...]
New Daycare Opens In Century
An open house and ribbon cutting was held Friday afternoon for the Abundant Life Children of Hope Center, a new daycare, in Century. The project is actually in the running for the $25,000 Century Business Challenge but is already a reality, regardless of the contest outcome to be announced next month.
In December, the Century [...]
Man Charged In Century Drive-by Shooting
A Century man was arrested Thursday night in connection with a drive-by shooting earlier this month in Century.
Jermain Lavelle Smith, 29, was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, firing into a dwelling, possession of a weapon by a convicted felon, criminal mischief with property damage and resiting arrest with violence. He was booked [...]
Fire Damages Cantonment Apartment
There were no major injuries reported in an apartment fire Thursday night in Cantonment. The kitchen fire was reported about 8:30 p.m. at the Grantwood Apartments in the 1700 block of Batson Lane. The fire was mostly out when the first fire units arrived on scene, and was contained to one apartment. NorthEscambia.com photos by [...]
Tate High Names Top Graduates, Presents Senior Awards
Tate High School has named their top graduates and presented senior awards Thursday night for the Class of 2015.
Hannah Erin Philips was named valedictorian with a final GPA of 5.075. This year, she was president of the National Honor Society, the Mu Alpha Theta secretary, and the Science Honor Society treasurer. She is an active [...]
Jay Doctors Cleared Four Years After Federal, State Investigation Began
Two Jay doctors say they have been cleared of any wrongdoing, four years after their medical practice became the focus of a federal and state investigation and they were forced to surrender their licenses to prescribe narcotics.
Back in July 2011, the FBI, federal Drug Enforcement Agency, the Attorney General’s Office, the Florida Department of Health [...]
Escambia Schools To Live Video Stream Graduations, Beginning With Northview
The Escambia County School District will be live streaming high school graduations this year, beginning Saturday with Northview High School.
Escambia County School District will be offering a chance to view seven 2015 high school graduations via live stream on the district’s home page.
“We are excited to offer this to our students’ family [...]
Northview High Names 2015 Honors Graduates
Northview High School named their honors graduates during Thursday night’s 2015 Senior Awards Night.
Valedictorian of the Class of 2015 is Kyndall Lauren Hall, and salutatorian is Samantha Elizabeth Sharpless. A total of 29 students were named honors graduates with a final GPA of 3.5 or above.
The Northview High School Class of 2015 graduates at 4 [...]
Two Now Charged With Jay Burglaries
Two people have now been charged with a multiple business burglary spree in Jay.
During the overnight hours of May 20, several businesses including the Farmer’s Country Market, Exprezit and Jack’s Vapor Store were burglarized. Two individuals were observed on store surveillance breaking into the businesses and taking items.
Witnesses reported seeing merchandise from the stores in [...]
Cantonment Woman Seriously Injured In I-10 Crash
A Cantonment woman was seriously injured in a three vehicle crash early Thursday morning on I-10 in Escambia County.
The Florida Highway Patrol said 41-year old Samuel Matthew Mosley, Jr. was westbound on I-10 in a 2005 Chevrolet Tahoe when he rear-ended a westbound 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt driven by 25-year old Erica Sims of Cantonment. That [...]
Authorities Seize Three Starving Horses Near Century
Authorities seized three severely malnourished horses near Century Wednesday afternoon.
Escambia County Animal Control, Panhandle Equine Rescue and the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office seized the horses from a property in the 2500 block of Highway 168, near Shaw Road.
“All of the horses were thin, two of them were emaciated. “They didn’t have anything to eat, and [...]
Man Charged With Burglarizing Home, Attacking Three People
A Walnut Hill man is facing multiple felony charges for allegedly burglarizing an occupied home and attacking three people inside.
Thomas Zacheriah Mason, 26, is accused of entering the home of his ex-girlfriend, who is also the mother of his child. Once inside, he reportedly attacked three people with a golf club. One person inside the [...]
Remembering The Fallen At Wall South (With Gallery)
Hundreds of people attended the Veterans Memorial Park Foundations annual Memorial Day ceremony at the Wall South in Pensacola Sunday.
The Vietnam & Legacy Vets Motorcycle Club led a procession of bikers to the ceremony, where the keynote address was given by Duane Thiessen, president and CEO of the Naval Aviation Museum Foundation and president of [...]