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Firefighters Save Building From Growing RV Fire

Firefighters Save Building From Growing RV Fire

Firefighters were able to prevent the spread of a recreational vehicle fire to a nearby building and other vehicles Monday evening... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Last Man To Walk On The Moon Dies; Remembered By Local Friend

Last Man To Walk On The Moon Dies; Remembered By Local Friend

Former U.S. astronaut Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the surface of the moon, died Monday at age 82. Cernan was a Navy captain... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »


Slight Chance Of A Shower, Upper 70’s Today

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »


Volunteer Needed For West Florida Library Board Of Governance

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

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

No Injuries In Old Chemstrand Wreck

No Injuries In Old Chemstrand Wreck

There were no serious injuries in a two vehicle wreck Monday at the intersection of Old Chemstrand Road and Highway 95A. One person... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Jay Lady Royals Advance To Regional Weight Meet

Jay Lady Royals Advance To Regional Weight Meet

Five members of the Jay High School ladies weightlifting team competed last week in Baker and advanced to regionals at Choctaw High... 

January 17, 2017 | Read the story »

Teen Pizza And Game Night Tuesday At The Molino Library

Teens are invited to the Molino Branch Library Tuesday at 6 p.m. for fun an pizza. Teens 13-17 are invited to join the event at Kristi... 

January 16, 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... 

January 16, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida House Set To Look For Ways To Cut Budget

House members are expected to consider how they would cut the state budget by anywhere from $1.1 billion to $2.2 billion as part of... 

January 16, 2017 | Read the story »

MLK Day Holiday Closure List

The follow will be closed Monday for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday. ESCAMBIA COUNTY Escambia County Board of County Commissioners Escambia... 

January 15, 2017 | Read the story »

Molino Book Club To Meet January 30

The Molino Book Club will meet Monday, January 30 at  6 p.m. at the Molino Branch Library. Molino Library friends will join together... 

January 15, 2017 | Read the story »

Springtime Weather Continues

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tonight: Areas of fog after 9pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around... 

January 15, 2017 | Read the story »

IEA Equestrian Team Qualifies For Upcoming Regionals

Local middle and high school equestrian teams from Trinity Farm have qualified for regionals. The teams compete in Interscholastic... 

January 15, 2017 | Read the story »

GOP, Dems Pick Party Chiefs

Florida’s Republican and Democratic parties picked new leaders on on Saturday. Ingoglia Wins Second Term As State GOP Chair by... 

January 15, 2017 | Read the story »

Man Gets 20 Years For Shooting Over Comments About His Saggy Pants

An Escambia County man has been sentenced to state prison after another man commented about his saggy pants. Waymon Jamontez Brazile... 

January 14, 2017 | Read the story »

Conrad Graduates From Basic Military Training

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Ryan M. Conrad graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio,... 

January 14, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Gets Three Years In Federal ISIS Investigation

An Escambia county man is headed to prison for lying about his support of ISIS. Robert Blake Jackson, 31, of Pensacola, was sentenced... 

January 14, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Getting Ready For The Season

On Monday night in Tampa, the Clemson Tigers dethroned the Alabama Crimson Tide in college football’s national championship... 

January 14, 2017 | Read the story »

Century Man Found Not Guilty Of Attempted Murder In Bar Shooting

A Century resident that was charged with attempted murder will walk out of jail as a free man today. An Escambia County jury on Thursday... 

January 13, 2017 | Read the story »

Ex-Employee Charged With Stealing From Cantonment Business

A now-former employee has been arrested for stealing equipment from a Cantonment business and then pawning it. Michael Anthony Patterson,... 

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Major Gambling Proposal Emerges In Florida Senate

A senator instrumental in the passage of the Legislature’s last major gambling bill released a massive proposal Thursday that... 

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UWF Teams With Amazon To Develop Work-Study Partnership

The University of West Florida and Amazon.com are launching a corporate work-study partnership – the first in the state of Florida.... 

January 13, 2017 | Read the story »

House Won’t Consider Using BP Money For Incentives

Don’t expect settlement money from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster to be used directly to attract tourists or new businesses... 

January 13, 2017 | Read the story »

Bratt Elementary Releases Latest Honor Roll

The following students were named to the second nine weeks honor roll at Bratt Elementary School: AB HONOR ROLL Kindergarten –... 

January 13, 2017 | Read the story »

Photo: Full Moon Rises

Pictured: A full moon rises behind a tree as seen on Pine Barren Road in Bratt on January 12, 2017. NorthEscambia.com photo, click... 

January 13, 2017 | Read the story »

North Escambia’s ‘Donut Boy’ Tyler Carach To Appear On National Steve Harvey Show

Tyler Carach, a Bratt Elementary School student by day and an after school superhero on a mission, will appear on national television... 

January 12, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Ag Comm. Putnam Recognizes Molino Park, Other Healthy Escambia Schools

Molino Park Elementary School was one of 30 schools across the state honored by Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam  Putnam Wednesday. Putnam... 

January 12, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia Building Inspections Phone Number Changes

The Escambia County Building Inspections Division’s Automated Inspection Request Line phone number has recently changed due... 

January 12, 2017 | Read the story »

Arbor Day Tree Giveaway Planned In North Escambia

Mark you calendar for an Arbor Day tree giveaway in Davisville on Saturday, January 21. Trees available will include crabapple, redbud,... 

January 12, 2017 | Read the story »

Patients, Doctors Get Green Light For Medical Marijuana

Patients who qualify for medical marijuana under a voter-approved constitutional amendment can start purchasing cannabis treatments... 

January 12, 2017 | Read the story »

Senate Looks To Reduce School Testing

The chairman of the Senate’s education budget-writing panel said Wednesday that the Senate will likely consider legislation... 

January 12, 2017 | Read the story »