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Camp Fire Century Presents Thanksgiving Play (With Photo Gallery)

Camp Fire Century Presents Thanksgiving Play (With Photo Gallery)

The Camp Fire Century Youth Learning Center held their annual Thanksgiving Play  last week. For a NorthEscambia.com photo gallery... 

November 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia County Jail Staff Delivers Thanksgiving Food For Families In Need

Escambia County Jail Staff Delivers Thanksgiving Food For Families In Need

After hearing about empty shelves at a local food bank, Escambia County Jail staff members collected Thanksgiving turkeys and other... 

November 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Deputies Seeking Child Sexual Abuse Suspect

Deputies Seeking Child Sexual Abuse Suspect

The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Bradley Wayne Stoner on charges of lewd and lascivious behavior on a... 

November 23, 2017 | Read the story »


Thankful For Great Weather

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Thanksgiving Day: Sunny, with a high near 63. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Thursday... 

November 23, 2017 | Read the story »


College Student Gets Prison For DUI

William Joseph Shoffner of Newport, Arkansas, was sentenced by Circuit Court Judge Jan Shackelford to serve 7 years in state prison... 

November 23, 2017 | Read the story »

FHP Reminds Travelers To Buckle Up, Slow Down This Thanksgiving Weekend

FHP Reminds Travelers To Buckle Up, Slow Down This Thanksgiving Weekend

The Thanksgiving holiday is a peak travel period for families nationwide. The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) wants all motorists to... 

November 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Tips To Avoid Black Friday, Cyber Monday Scams

Tips To Avoid Black Friday, Cyber Monday Scams

In advance of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam H. Putnam is providing tips to help consumers... 

November 23, 2017 | Read the story »

One Killed In Northern Santa Rosa County Crash

A Pensacola man died Tuesday in a three vehicle accident in northern Santa Rosa County. The Florida Highway Patrol said 54-year old... 

November 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Thanksgiving Holiday Closures

ESCAMBIA  COUNTY: Below is a listing of Escambia County offices and departments closed on Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov. 24 in... 

November 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Judge Weighs Legality Of Abortion Waiting Period

Lawyers for the state asked a Leon County circuit judge Tuesday to order a trial about the constitutionality of a 2015 state law that... 

November 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Tips For An Energy Efficient Thanksgiving

Homes will be filled with the aromas of roasting turkeys, sweet potatoes and pecan pies as the traditional start of the holiday cooking... 

November 22, 2017 | Read the story »

Survey Shows Lowest Thanksgiving Dinner Cost In Five Years

American Farm Bureau Federation’s 32nd annual price survey of classic items found on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table indicates... 

November 22, 2017 | Read the story »

FDLE Arrests Escambia County Man For Possession Of Child Porn

FDLE agents and the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office today arrested Steven Michael Truax Jr., 30, of 2006 East Johnson Avenue,... 

November 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Seeks To End Satellite TV Tax Fight

Attorney General Pam Bondi’s office has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reject a challenge to the constitutionality of a state... 

November 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Gulf Power Employees Help Point The Way In The Blackwater Forest

Gulf Power’s Plant Crist and Environmental Affair’s stewardship teams spent a recent day volunteering in Blackwater River State... 

November 21, 2017 | Read the story »

Deadline Is Wednesday For Annual Peanut Butter Challenge

Time is running out to donate to the UF/IFAS Extension Annual Peanut Butter Challenge — the deadline is Wednesday, November... 

November 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Volunteer Sought For Escambia County Value Adjustment Board

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

November 20, 2017 | Read the story »

FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

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

November 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Seminole Tribe, Disney Pour Money Into Gambling Initiative

The Seminole Tribe of Florida and Disney Worldwide Services spent $1.55 million in October to back a proposed constitutional amendment... 

November 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Jim Allen Elementary School Names Students Of The Month

Jim Allen Elementary School has named Students of the Month for November. They are Mykamia Padgett (left) and Eli Langreck. Courtesy... 

November 20, 2017 | Read the story »

American Diabetes Month: Floridians Impacted In Large Numbers

November is American Diabetes Month. As the prevalence of the disease continues to rise across the state and nation, the number of... 

November 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Judge Blasts State Prisons Over Hepatitis Care

In a scathing ruling issued Friday, a federal judge found that Florida corrections officials have a “long and sordid history”... 

November 20, 2017 | Read the story »

Cantonment Dollar General Robbed Saturday Night

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the Saturday night robbery of a Cantonment business. The Dollar General... 

November 19, 2017 | Read the story »

UWF Dominates Wingate, 31-0, In NCAA First Round Victory

WINGATE, N.C. – Coming into Saturday’s NCAA Division II Football First Round game at No. 3 seed Wingate, No. 6 seed UWF became... 

November 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Multiple Injuries In Nine Mile Road Crash

There were multiple injuries in a two vehicle crash Saturday on Nine Mile Road at Holsberry Road. As many as four people were reportedly... 

November 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Airman Dove Graduates From Military Basic Training

U.S. Air Force Airman William T. Dove graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, TX. The... 

November 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Baptist Children’s Homes Honored By DCF

Florida Baptist Children’s Homes was nominated for the 2017 Champions of Hope Award that is awarded annually by the Florida Department... 

November 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Another One Bites The Duest

There were reminders this week that governors come and go, but the rituals of the Capitol remain. Gov. Rick Scott outlined his eighth... 

November 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia County Unemployment Drops

Friday, Governor Rick Scott announced that the Escambia County area added 2,800 new private-sector jobs in the last year. The area’s... 

November 19, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Academy Wins AISA State Championship

The Escambia Academy Cougars are the AISA 2A state champions after  a 30-20 win Friday afternoon over top-ranked Autauga Academy... 

November 18, 2017 | Read the story »

92 Become New American Citizens

There were 92 new Americans that took the Oath of Allegiance Friday at the National Museum of Naval Aviation on Naval Air Station... 

November 18, 2017 | Read the story »

Firefighters, Cops Shop For Toys For Tots (With Gallery)

Toys for Tots invited the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, Escambia Fire Rescue, Pensacola Police Department and the Pensacola... 

November 18, 2017 | Read the story »