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Driver Misses Curve, Hits Power Pole In Walnut Hill

Driver Misses Curve, Hits Power Pole In Walnut Hill

There were no injuries when the driver of a vehicle missed a  90-degree curve on Kansas Road and destroyed a power pole Sunday night... 

March 2, 2015 | Read the story »


Dense Fog Advisory

There is dense fog advisory in effect.  Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tonight A 20 percent chance of showers... 

March 2, 2015 | Read the story »


Ag Saves Workshop Series – Securing Your Farm’s Financial Future

Escambia County Extension and the University of Florida IFAS will host an Ag Saves Workshop Series beginning Tuesday, March 24. This... 

March 2, 2015 | Read the story »


Northview Cheerleader Parent Meeting

Anyone interested in trying out for the Northview High School cheerleading team for the 2015-2016 school year should attend a parent... 

March 2, 2015 | Read the story »


Lawmakers To Consider Expunging Juvenile Records

As Florida’s legislative session gets underway next week, some lawmakers are calling for measures to help teens move on after... 

March 2, 2015 | Read the story »


Bill Puts Lottery Winnings By Sex Offenders in Escrow

Sex offenders who hit it big in the Florida Lottery would have the winnings placed into escrow, giving their victims would have an... 

March 2, 2015 | Read the story »

New ECAT Bus Stop Shelters Being Installed

New ECAT Bus Stop Shelters Being Installed

Escambia County is installing or relocating bus benches and shelters across the county. Pictured is the new Escambia County Area Transit... 

March 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Undefeated Tate Lady Aggies Win Weekend Tourney; Tate Baseball Wins Again

The Tate Lady Aggies took home the Florida USA Championship trophy after going undefeated in a two-day, 28-team tournament Friday... 

March 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Office Warns Of North End Scam

The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office is warning citizens about a scam which has been taking place primarily in the north end of... 

March 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Former Northview Assistant Coach Ty Wise Headed To Tennessee

Former Northview High School assistant football coach Ty Wise is leaving Graceville High School and heading to Tennessee. Wise was... 

March 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Publix, Walmart At Odds Over Florida Grocery, Liquor Bill

A wide-ranging alcohol measure that would allow shoppers to pick up fifths of Jack Daniel’s in the same stores where they buy... 

March 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Photos: Color Run 5K

Hundreds of people took part in the Pensacola Color Vibe 5K Saturday at Maritime Park. A portion of the proceeds from the event benefited... 

March 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: As The Session Begins

The tickets to Associated Industries of Florida’s annual legislative session-eve party are pinned to the bulletin board. Suits... 

March 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Questions Raised About Proposed Florida Pot Rule

A lawyer for the Legislature is questioning the Department of Health’s proposed medical-marijuana rule, slated for a public... 

February 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Today: 41st Annual Ruritan Farm Equipment Auction

The 41st Annual Walnut Hill Ruritan Club Farm Equipment Auction is going on as of 9:30 this morning. The auction includes not only... 

February 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Judge Orders State To Pay Sansom Legal Fees

A Leon County circuit court judge ruled Friday that state taxpayers will have to cover hundreds of thousands of dollars in legal fees... 

February 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Baseball Wins For NHS, Tate; Softball Win For Tate

Tate 7, Washington 5 Tate 9, Washington 3 (JV) Tate 8, Washington 0 (9th) The Tate Aggies swept three from Washington Friday.  The... 

February 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate’s Sawyer Smith Gets Offer From Mississippi State

Mississippi State has made an offer to Tate High School quarterback Sawyer Smith, the Tate Quarterback Club announced Friday.  He... 

February 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Local High Performing Schools Receive $3.3 Million In Bonus Money

High performing schools in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties are receiving over $3.3 million in School Recognition Program funding.... 

February 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Baseball Wins For Tate, Northview; Softball Wins For Tate, WFHS

BASEBALL Tate 2, West Florida 1 (9 innings) The Tate Aggies beat the West Florida Jaguars 2-1 in nine-innings. It was the first varsity... 

February 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Winning $57K Fantasy Five Ticket Sold In North Escambia

Someone is over $57,000 richer this morning after purchasing a winning Florida Lottery Fantasy 5 ticket in Cantonment. The ticket... 

February 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Northwest Escambia Fooball, Cheer Names New Directors

Northwest Escambia Football and Cheer has announced new board members and officers for the upcoming 2015 season. They are: Greg Gibson... 

February 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Stafford Announces Supervisor Of Elections College Scholarship Opportunity

Ecambia County Supervisor of Elections David Stafford has announced the 2015 Florida State Association of Supervisors of Elections... 

February 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia County Lighting Up The Night In Ensley Area

Escambia County is working to light up the night in portions of the Ensley area. The Operation Night Light Project is underway in the... 

February 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate High Drama To Host Dessert Theater Saturday Night

The Tate High School Drama department will host an entertaining dessert buffet Saturday night at 7:30 in the school cafetorium. The... 

February 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Blue Jacket Jamboree Set For March 7; Vendors Still Needed

The annual Blue Jacket Jamboree is returning to Northview High School on Saturday, March 7 with free admission. There are dozens... 

February 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Annual Walnut Hill Ruritan Farm Auction Is Saturday

The 41st Annual Walnut Hill Ruritan Club Farm Equipment Auction will be held this Saturday, February 28 beginning at 9:30 a.m. The... 

February 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Nelson Seeks Federal Probe Of Dozier School For Boys

U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., has asked the U.S. Justice Department to launch an investigation into the shuttered Arthur G. Dozier... 

February 26, 2015 | Read the story »

RESTORE Committee To Evaluate, Recommend Scoring For Projects

Residents and stakeholders are encouraged to attend the upcoming RESTORE Advisory Committee (RAC) meeting on March 2. The RAC will... 

February 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia Democratic Executive Committee Elects Officers

The Escambia County Democratic Executive Committee unanimously elected Mike Lowery, president of the Amalgamated Transit Union Local... 

February 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia To Receive Almost $3 Million In Grant Funds For Flood Repairs

Escambia County will receive nearly $3 million in grant funding to assist with seven flood repair projects after money became available... 

February 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia Deputies To Be On TV Show ‘Cops’

A ride-along with Escambia County Sheriff’s Office deputies will be featured on the next new episode of the television show... 

February 25, 2015 | Read the story »