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Cantonment Woman Seriously Injured In I-10 Crash

Cantonment Woman Seriously Injured In I-10 Crash

A Cantonment woman was seriously injured in a three vehicle crash early Thursday morning on I-10 in Escambia County. The Florida Highway... 

May 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Inmate Dies At Escambia County Jail

Inmate Dies At Escambia County Jail

An Escambia County Jail inmate died Wednesday morning at the Escambia County Jail. The 53-year old black male was found unresponsive... 

May 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate’s Perkins Named Florida’s 7A Player Of Year; Wyatt Coach Of Year

Tate’s Perkins Named Florida’s 7A Player Of Year; Wyatt Coach Of Year

Tate High School’s Tori Perkins has been named the Class 7A softball player of the year, and Tate coach Melinda Wyatt has been... 

May 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Judge Clears Legal Web For Florida Medical Marijuana By Year’s End

Judge Clears Legal Web For Florida Medical Marijuana By Year’s End

Patients could have access to long-awaited, non-euphoric pot products by the end of the year, after a judge on Wednesday rejected... 

May 28, 2015 | Read the story »


Bratt Elementary Presents Grade 3-4 Awards

Bratt Elementary School presented the following awards Wednesday to students in the third and fourth grades: Honor Roll A’s &... 

May 28, 2015 | Read the story »


Hot Button Health Issues Added To Special Session

The House and Senate have long been divided about a proposal to expand health coverage for hundreds of thousands of low-income Floridians. But... 

May 28, 2015 | Read the story »


Blue Wahoos Beat Mississippi Braves In 14 Innings

Ray Chang was rewarded for his hot hitting for the Pensacola Blue Wahoos by batting third in the lineup on the road against the Mississippi... 

May 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Two Charged With Putting Sand, Water Into Deputy’s Jet Ski

Two Charged With Putting Sand, Water Into Deputy’s Jet Ski

Two  are facing charges for tampering with the fuel tank of a jet ski belonging to the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office. According... 

May 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Century Business Center To Host Chamber General Meeting

The Century Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a general membership meeting next week at the Century Business Center. “We hope... 

May 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Bratt Elementary Presents Grade K-2 Awards

Bratt Elementary School presented the following awards Tuesday for grades K-2: Honor Roll All A’s & B’s Bailey Blackwell Isaiah... 

May 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Senate Floats Revised Health Coverage Plan

Senate leaders floated a revised plan Tuesday in an effort to break the logjam over extending health insurance to hundreds of thousands... 

May 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Presents Academic Awards For Grades 9-11

Northview High School recognized academic award winners in grades 9-11 Tuesday morning. World History HAA: Jewel Garner World History... 

May 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Amendment 1 Backers To Rally For Land Purchases

Environmentalists plan to hold rallies across Florida this weekend, again calling on lawmakers to boost the amount of money for land... 

May 27, 2015 | Read the story »

State Health Department Shuts Down Escambia Unlicensed Massage Therapists

The Florida Department of Health, with support from local law enforcement agencies, carried out Statewide Operation Trigger Point... 

May 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Fischer Awarded Gandy Memorial Scholarship

Clayton Thomas Fischer has been named the winner of this year’s Gandy Memorial Scholarship. With a grade point average of 3.83... 

May 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Teacher Receives Surprise Visit From Soldier Son (With Video)

Ernest Ward Middle School teacher Connie Chamberlin received a lunchtime surprise, as her soldier son popped into the school cafeteria... 

May 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Recognize State Champion Tate Lady Aggies

The Class 7A softball state champion Tate Lady Aggies were recognized Monday evening by the Pensacola Blue Wahoos. They also had... 

May 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Jim Allen Elementary Recognizes Students For Six Years Of Perfect Attendance

Jim Allen Elementary School is recognizing two students for perfect attendance — for the last six years. Carris McLaughlin and... 

May 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Clinch Series Against Jackson

If you believe 11-year veteran minor leaguer Ray Chang, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos victory over the Jackson Generals was never in doubt. Trailing... 

May 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Class Of 2015 Holds Baccalaureate Service (With Photo Gallery)

The Northview High School Class of 2014 held their Baccalaureate service Sunday afternoon at the First Baptist Church of Bratt. “Class... 

May 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Unpaid Property Taxes Must Be Paid By Friday

All 2014 unpaid real estate taxes must be paid to avoid a tax certificate being issued, which is a first lien against the property,... 

May 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Barrineau Park 4-H, Other Groups Honor Those In Barrancas National Cemetary

Members of the Barrineau Park 4-H Club joined other volunteers from local Boy Scout groups and other organizations in placing flags... 

May 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Camp Fire Kids Offer Memorial Day Appreciation

The children at the Camp Fire Century Youth Learning Center in Century gathered recently for this photo to show their appreciation... 

May 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Jackson Beats Pensacola Again

One of the reasons the Pensacola Blue Wahoos are two-games above .500 in May is that they never stop trying to score more runs. It’s... 

May 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Missing Escambia County Woman Found

A Florida Silver Alert has been canceled for 82-year old Mary Bell Williams of Escambia County. She has been found. PREVIOUS STORY: Williams... 

May 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Two Injured In Highway 29, Barrineau Park Road Crash

Two people were injured in two vehicle crash Saturday night at the intersection of  Highway 29 and Barrineau Park Road, south of... 

May 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Memorial Day Travel Much Cheaper Than Last Year

Memorial Day weekend travel is much easier on the wallet this year as compared to 2014, with a gas almost $1 per  gallon lower. Most... 

May 24, 2015 | Read the story »

USDA Requirements For Grower Eligibility For Crop Insurance By June 1

The federal Agricultural Act of 2014 (Farm Bill) included new requirements that all producers – including fruit, vegetable, specialty... 

May 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Health Care Funding, Special Session

For weeks now, one question has hovered over Tallahassee: How will the House and Senate resolve their differences on health-care funding... 

May 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Blow Chance To Beat Jackson

He had won his last two starts and came close to a third before Pensacola Blue Wahoos starting pitcher Robert Stephenson walked Jackson... 

May 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Pollard McCall Principal Hugh White Passes Away

Hugh White, the principal of Pollard-McCall Junior High School, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly Saturday from natural causes.... 

May 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Takes On Jay In Spring Game (With Photo Gallery)

In the end, the scoreboard said the Northview Chiefs topped the Jay Royals 52-31 Friday night at Tommy Weaver Memorial Stadium in... 

May 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Scott: Area Adds Almost 5,000 Jobs

Governor Rick Scott has announced that the Pensacola metro area again experienced positive annual job growth over the year in April... 

May 23, 2015 | Read the story »