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Tate Blows Away Fort Walton Beach 56-20 (With Photo Gallery)

Tate Blows Away Fort Walton Beach 56-20 (With Photo Gallery)

The Tate High Aggies blew past the Fort Walton Beach Vikings Friday night, 56-20. Tate quarterback Sawyer Smith recorded 273 yards,... 

October 25, 2014 | Read the story »


Attorney General Bondi Asks Judge To Continue Blocking Gay Marriage

Same-sex couples should continue to be prevented from getting married in Florida until a legal battle plays out about the constitutionality... 

October 25, 2014 | Read the story »


Friday Night Football Finals

Here’s a look at high school final schools from around the area tonight: FLORIDA Northview 35, Walton 28 [Read more...] Tate... 

October 25, 2014 | Read the story »

It’s a Tradition: Pumpkins, Pumpkins Everywhere (And A Fall Festival Too)

It’s a Tradition: Pumpkins, Pumpkins Everywhere (And A Fall Festival Too)

Looking for a pumpkin? The Allen Memorial United Methodist Church Men’s Pumpkin Patch is open once again this year under... 

October 25, 2014 | Read the story »

Great For The Kids: Free Open House At Turtle Point

Great For The Kids: Free Open House At Turtle Point

There will be an open house today at the Turtle Point Science Center in Flomaton. Admission is free and open to the public from 3... 

October 25, 2014 | Read the story »

Northwest Escambia Senior Chiefs In Playoffs Tonight Against Jay

Northwest Escambia Senior Chiefs In Playoffs Tonight Against Jay

The Northwest Escambia Senior Chiefs football team will face the Jay Royals in the playoffs tonight at 7:15 at  W.S. Neal High School... 

October 25, 2014 | Read the story »

Early Voting Continues, About 6,000 Vote So Far

Another 1,213 early votes were cast Thursday in Escambia County, for a three-day total of 5,956. In the North Escambia area, there... 

October 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia Extension To Hold Certified Arborist Training

On December 12 a workshop will be held at the Escambia County Extension Office for those desiring to become certified arborists. The... 

October 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Scott Opening Up His Wallet To Fund Campaign

Governor Rick Scott, who reportedly spent about $73 million of his own money to get elected in 2010, will soon dip into his personal... 

October 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia Schools Offering Free Flu Vaccine To Students

The Escambia County School District is offering the mist form of the flu vaccine for free to all students. The FluMist vaccine is a... 

October 23, 2014 | Read the story »

FHP Aims To ‘Stuff The Charger’ During Food Drive

The Florida Highway Patrol is working to “Stuff the Charger” during their inaugural food drive. Through November 6, the... 

October 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Poll: Scott, Crist Deadlocked As Election Day Nears

Now less than two weeks before Election Day, the fierce race between Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie... 

October 23, 2014 | Read the story »

It’s National Forest Products Week

The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Florida Forest Service are celebrating the benefits of Florida’s... 

October 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Cleaning Up: Century To Hold Surplus Auction This Saturday

The Town of Century is cleaning house and putting surplus property on the auction block this Saturday. Most of the items are from... 

October 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Northview Chiefs Name Players Of The Week

The Northview Chiefs have named Players of the Week from last Friday night’s 43-9 away win over Freeport. They are: OFFENSE Keondrae... 

October 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Davis Highway Armed Robbery Under Investigation

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the armed robbery of a business this morning just north of West Florida... 

October 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Northview Manufacturing Tech Program Becomes Regional Model

The Automation and Production Technology Academy at Northview High School is being used as a model for similar academies at middle... 

October 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Peanut Butter Drive Continues

The Escambia County Extension office, Santa Rosa County Extension office along with the University of Florida Institute of Food &... 

October 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia School District Cuts Energy Costs By $27.6 Million

Energy savings measures at Escambia County schools have not only saved the district money, they have now won a national award. The... 

October 22, 2014 | Read the story »

UWF’s Haas Center To Assume Economic Development Role For Century Chamber

The University of West Florida’s Haas Center will assume the role of economic development coordination for the Century Area... 

October 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Flomaton Defeats Ernest Ward (With Photo Gallery)

The Ernest Ward Middle School Eagles, the only middle school football team in Escambia County (FL), wrapped up their season Tuesday... 

October 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Navy Donates T-39 Training Aircraft To George Stone Technical Center

Like many retired Navy veterans that have served  decades on active duty only to return to serving their country in another role,... 

October 22, 2014 | Read the story »

No Major Damage In Walnut Hill Kitchen Fire

A kitchen fire was out when firefighters arrived at a Walnut Hill home Tuesday evening. The fire was reported about 5:50 p.m. at a... 

October 22, 2014 | Read the story »

State To Seek Death Penalty For Parents Charged With Toddler’s Death

State Attorney Bill Eddins said Tuesday that the State intends to seek the death penalty against against Christopher L. Redd and Jennifer... 

October 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Scott, Crist Turn Up The Heat In Final Debate

In their final — and most heated — debate before the Nov. 4 election, incumbent Republican Gov. Rick Scott and former... 

October 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Local Teachers Share $64K In Education Grants

Over $64,000 in grants were presented to local teachers Monday night  by the Escambia County Public Schools Foundation as part of... 

October 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Chamber Award Presented To Town Of Century

The Florida Chamber Foundation honored the Town of Century Monday night for their commitment to regional economic development. The... 

October 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Early Voting Begins With 1625 Ballots Cast In Escambia County

Monday was the first day of early voting in Escambia County, with 1,625 total ballots cast. In North Escambia, there were 97 ballots... 

October 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Sweet Math Project: Northview Students Supersize Candy

Geometry students at Northview High School recently completed a really sweet project — scaling ordinary candy packages into... 

October 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Five Questions For Florida DOC Secretary Michael Crews

Gov. Rick Scott tapped Florida Department of Corrections Secretary Michael Crews two years ago to oversee an agency that is responsible... 

October 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia (AL) Sheriff Candidate Heath Jackson Endorsed By Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio

Heath Jackson, Republican candidate for sheriff of Escambia County, AL, announced Monday that he has been endorsed by “America’s... 

October 21, 2014 | Read the story »