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Escambia County In Alabama Lands 300 New Tech Jobs

Escambia County In Alabama Lands 300 New Tech Jobs

A multi-million deal will bring hundreds of jobs to Escambia County in Alabama. The Brewton City Council has finalized a $6.5 million... 

July 27, 2017 | Read the story »

Deputy Offers Look At Law Enforcement To Kids At Carver Park

Deputy Offers Look At Law Enforcement To Kids At Carver Park

From blue lights to badges, Escambia County Sheriff’s Deputy Neil Tipton took the time to explain law enforcement to a group... 

July 27, 2017 | Read the story »

Need A Pig? Sheriff David Morgan Will Sell You One

Need A Pig? Sheriff David Morgan Will Sell You One

Need a pig? Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan will be happy to sell you one. A large brown male feeder pig will be sold to the highest... 

July 27, 2017 | Read the story »


Heat Index Up To 107 Today, Slight Chance Of Rain

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with... 

July 27, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview JV Cheerleaders Earn All American Status

Northview JV Cheerleaders Earn All American Status

Northview High School’s junior varsity cheerleading squad recently participated in a home cheer camp.  Abigail Nelson (pictured... 

July 27, 2017 | Read the story »

Scott Pitches Law Enforcement Pay Raises

Scott Pitches Law Enforcement Pay Raises

As he eyes a run for the U.S. Senate, Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday unveiled the first piece of his pending election-year budget proposal:... 

July 27, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Rally For Win

Wahoos Rally For Win

Pensacola Blue Wahoos Josh VanMeter wasn’t expected to play every day in the Southern League when he turned out to be “the player... 

July 27, 2017 | Read the story »

No Injuries As Mattress Outlet Damaged By Fire

A two-alarm fire damaged two Escambia County businesses on Tuesday afternoon. Bystanders reported flames and smoke showing from the... 

July 26, 2017 | Read the story »

State Grapples With Increase In Credit Card Skimmers

Credit-card skimming devices at Florida gas stations and stores are on a dramatic rise this year. State figures show 315 skimmers... 

July 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Pedestrian Struck By Escambia County Deputy’s Tahoe

A pedestrian suffered slight injuries when he stepped into the path of an Escambia County deputy’s vehicle Tuesday night in Escambia... 

July 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Thursday Is Aggie Day; Orientation, Schedule Pickup Set

Tate students and parents — mark your calendars. Here are some upcoming important  dates  for Aggie Day, Orientation, and... 

July 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Rally Falls A Run Short

Pensacola catcher Joe Hudson came to the plate with runners on first and third and two outs with the Blue Wahoos trailing by one run... 

July 26, 2017 | Read the story »

Prison Sentence For Two-County Crime Spree

Joseph Morgan committed a crime spree in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties and was convicted of four counts of principal to robbery... 

July 25, 2017 | Read the story »

Deputies Seek Circle K Theft Suspect

At about 3:45 last Saturday morning, the suspect  took items from the Circle K at 2200 Highway 29 in Cantonment. A citizen in ... 

July 25, 2017 | Read the story »

Appeals Court Backs New Trial In Escambia Smoking Case

An appeals court Monday said the family of a dead Escambia County smoker should receive a new trial on pain-and-suffering damages... 

July 25, 2017 | Read the story »

State Faces Legal Tab In ‘Docs Vs. Glocks’ Fight

Florida will pay $1.1 million in legal fees to attorneys who challenged a controversial state law that sought to prevent doctors from... 

July 25, 2017 | Read the story »

Summer Reading Wrap-Up Parties This Week At The Library

Summer Reading wrap up parties will be held this week at West Florida Library branches across Escambia County: Tuesday, July 25,... 

July 25, 2017 | Read the story »

Senator Questions Fairness Of Algebra EOC Exam

While praising a recent legislative decision to eliminate an end-of-course exam for students taking Algebra II, a Northeast Florida... 

July 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia County Meeting Schedule

Here’s a look at public meeting scheduled for next week in Escambia County: Tuesday, July 25 Coffee with the Commissioner –... 

July 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Military Members Boost Concealed Weapons Licenses

Florida has fast-tracked concealed-weapons licenses to 82,000 military members and honorably discharged veterans since terror-related... 

July 24, 2017 | Read the story »

New Book Drop Available At The Molino Branch Library

A new book drop was installed recently at the Molino Branch Library at 6450-A Highway 95A in the Molino Community Complex. The library... 

July 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Northview Baseball To Host Coed Softball Tournament

The Northview Baseball team will be host a coed softball tournament Saturday, July 29 at Bradbury Park (NWE). Entry fee is $200 per... 

July 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Pensacola Falls, 4-2, To Montgomery

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos scored two runs in the second inning and were blanked the rest of the way. The Montgomery Biscuits came from... 

July 24, 2017 | Read the story »

Silver Alert Issued For Missing Escambia County Woman

THIS MISSING WOMAN WAS LOCATED SAFE. A Florida Silver Alert has been issued for a missing Escambia County woman. Mildred Taylor Parker,... 

July 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Escambia House Fire Claims One Life

Escambia County Fire Rescue firefighters responded to a fire at a single family home in the 4500 block of Havre Way on Sunday, July... 

July 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Deidra’s Gift: Free School Supplies Distributed To Hundreds

Free backpacks and school supplies were distributed Saturday in Century to hundreds of children in need. The distribution at the... 

July 23, 2017 | Read the story »

McCants And Team Win At Wood Bat Classic

Torianno (TJ) McCants of Quintette and the East Coast Sox’s 2020 Select won the 15U World Wood Bat Classic held in Cartersville,... 

July 23, 2017 | Read the story »

FHP Continues Investigation Into Fatal Motorcycle Crash

The Florida Highway Patrol is continuing their investigation into a motorcycle crash Friday night that claimed the life of a Tuscaloosa... 

July 23, 2017 | 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 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Molino Church Holds Community Fun Day

Aldersgate United Methodist Church held a Community Fun Day Saturday in Molino. The event included outdoor games and competitions.... 

July 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Center Court

Every year, around the middle of the summer, with the Legislature long gone and the governor’s office mostly silent, comes a... 

July 23, 2017 | Read the story »

Wahoos Even Series With The Montgomery Biscuits

Thanks to back-to-back two out hits by right fielder Aristides Aquino and second baseman Shed Long, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos scored... 

July 23, 2017 | Read the story »