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Holman Prison On Lockdown; Inmate Workers On Strike

Holman Prison On Lockdown; Inmate Workers On Strike

Alabama Department of Corrections officials report that some inmates at the  Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore, and the Elmore... 

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »

Major Work Now Underway On I-10, Highway 29 Interchange

Major Work Now Underway On I-10, Highway 29 Interchange

Work is now underway on a $8.5 million project to improve the I-10/U.S. 29 intersection in Escambia County. This week, crews are placing... 

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »


Showers And Thunderstorm Likely

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy,... 

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »


Escambia County Seeks Volunteers For Two Boards

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

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »


Supreme Court: Sentences Can’t Depend On Restitution Repayment

Giving prisoners a lighter sentence if they are able to pay restitution within a certain period of time is an unconstitutional violation... 

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »

Sheriff’s Office Donates $7,500 To Tate FFA Alumni Foundation

Sheriff’s Office Donates $7,500 To Tate FFA Alumni Foundation

Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan presented a $7,500 donation to the Tate High School FFA Alumni Foundation Rodeo. The money donated... 

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »

B’ham Beats The Wahoos

B’ham Beats The Wahoos

It appeared Pensacola would tie the game in the ninth with runners on second and third and one out. However, Blue Wahoos second baseman... 

May 2, 2016 | Read the story »

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions on the following state roads in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties as crews perform construction... 

May 1, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia County Spring Livestock Show Results

The Gulf Coast Agriculture and Natural Resources Youth Organization’s annual Spring Livestock Show was held last weekend at the... 

May 1, 2016 | Read the story »

Hundreds Of Elementary Students Shine At Sunshine Math Competition

Hundreds of third, fourth and fifth graders from across Escambia County took part in the Sunshine Math competition Saturday morning... 

May 1, 2016 | Read the story »

Big Spring Books Sale Sunday At The Library

Friends of the West Florida Public Library, a non-profit support organization of the West Florida Public Library, is holding its... 

May 1, 2016 | Read the story »

Birmingham, Pensacola Split Doubleheader

Pensacola right fielder Phillip Ervin scored three times in game two of a doubleheader, including the winning run in the seventh inning,... 

May 1, 2016 | Read the story »

Supreme Court To Hear Nine Mile Popeye’s Murder Case

The Florida Supreme Court will hear arguments Thursday in a high-profile case that forced an overhaul of the state’s death-penalty... 

April 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Today’s Your Last Chance To See Free Smithsonian Exhibit In Molino

Today is your last chance to see “The Way We Worked,” a Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition for free in Molino. The exhibition,... 

April 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: In Conclusion

Several things seemed to be winding down in Florida government this week. At the Capitol, two of the highest-ranking Republicans in... 

April 30, 2016 | Read the story »

Century Man Charged With Stealing $22.7K From Jailed Man’s Account

A Century man has been charged in connection with the withdrawal of over $20,000 from a Century man’s bank account while he was... 

April 29, 2016 | Read the story »

New Pavilion Installed At Carver Park In Cantonment

Escambia County Parks and Recreation has installed a new covered pavilion at Carver Park in Cantonment. The two acre neighborhood... 

April 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Rep. Jeff Miller Endorses Trump For President

Thursday, House Veterans Affairs’ Committee Chairman Jeff Miller (FL-01) endorsed Donald Trump for president. Miller has represented... 

April 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Couple Arrested For Multi-State Crime Spree

A man and woman who were on a multi-state crime spree have been taken into custody after racking up charges locally and in several... 

April 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Florida Legal Bills Mount In Gambling Dispute

Florida has paid more than $260,000 to private law firms in gambling lawsuits involving the Seminole Tribe of Florida, with the likelihood... 

April 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Fire Damages Atmore Apartment

Fire damaged an apartment in the 100 block of 6th Avenue in Atmore Thursday afternoon. There was no word of any injuries or the cause... 

April 29, 2016 | Read the story »

Barons Beat The Wahoos

The Birmingham Barons won the opening game of its five-game series, 4-0, with Pensacola by limiting the Blue Wahoos lineup to three... 

April 29, 2016 | Read the story »

New K-12 Private School For Learning Disabled To Open In Century

Student registration is now open for Century Academy, a new private non-profit K-12 school in Century. The school will open in August... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Byrneville Elementary Celebrates Principal Beating Cancer

Byrneville Elementary School Principal Dee Wolfe-Sullivan had a really good day Wednesday. Less than 24 hours before arriving for... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

FHP Seeks Clues In Ensley Hit And Run Crash

The Florida Highway Patrol is looking for clues in a hit and run accident Wednesday afternoon in Ensley. According to the FHP, the... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Firefighters, Mother Nature Fight Brush Fire

Volunteer firefighters had a little help from Mother Nature in extinguishing a brush fire near Walnut Hill late Wednesday afternoon. The... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Man Dies In Traffic Crash Near 10 Mile Road

A Pensacola man was killed in a traffic crash Wednesday night. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 24-year old Aaron James Streeter... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Opponents Take Aim At ‘Docs V. Glocks’ Law

Doctors and physician groups filed an 86-page brief this week asking a federal appeals court to reject a controversial Florida law... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Repairs Completed To Jay Power Substation After Major Fire

The power supply is back to normal for Jay area residents. Fire damage to a power substation that serves the Jay area was extensive... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Tate Wins Regional Quarterfinal

The Tate High Aggies won the regional quarterfinal Wednesday night 4-2 over Navarre. The Aggies are headed to the regional semifinals... 

April 28, 2016 | Read the story »

Fire Destroys Escambia Home

The cause of a Wednesday morning fire that destroyed an Escambia County home is under investigation by the Florida State Fire Marshal’s... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »

Molino Man Facing Felony For Unlicensed Contracting During State Of Emergency

A Molino man has been arrested for allegedly acting as a contractor without a license during the state of emergency that was declared... 

April 27, 2016 | Read the story »