Century Chamber To Hire New Economic Development Coordinator
The search is about to begin for a new economic development coordinator in Century.
The Century Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors voted Thursday afternoon to fund the position with a $40,000 yearly donation from the Escambia County Commission. The job listing will be posted soon on NorthEscambia.com and will have a closing date about 10 [...]
Highway 4 Railroad Crossing Open; Schedule Released For Closing A Dozen More
The railroad crossing on East Highway 4 in Century was open again Thursday, and a scheduled was released for the closure of about a dozen more crossings in North Escambia.
CSX will close numerous other North Escambia a crossing as part of its network-wide crossing maintenance program beginning next [...]
Century Man Ticketed For Rear-Ending School Bus
A Century man was cited after rear-ending a school bus Thursday morning in the Beulah area.
Donal R. Edwards, 43. was traveling westbound on Helms Road near Wood Road when he rear-ended a school bus that was stopped with all stop-signs and lights on, according to the Florida Highway Patrol
Bus driver Julie Countrymann, 41, and the [...]
Area Schools Receive NFL Golden Footballs To Honor Local Super Bowl Players
Three North Escambia area high schools — Tate, Northview and Escambia County (Atmore) — were surprised with golden footballs from the NFL to commemorate Super Bowl 50.
High schools across the country, and around the globe, were given a Wilson Golden Football for every player or head coach who graduated from the school and [...]
NJROTC Annual Inspection Held (With Photo Gallery)
Northview High School’s NJROTC Annual Inspection was held Wednesday at the school, with cadets undergoing face to face scrutiny with a Navy captain.
Captain Mark Truluck, Commanding Officer, Naval Aviation Schools Command, NAS Pensacola, conducted the inspection. The day’s events began with a personnel inspection, drill demonstration and a [...]
Area Residents Encouraged To Welcome VIP Train Next Week
A special “inspection train” will ride the rails from New Orleans to Jacksonville next week in advance preparation for the possible return of passenger rail service to cities like Pensacola and Atmore.
And the City of Atmore is doing much more than rolling out the red carpet, asking residents of the Atmore and North [...]
Pensacola Opera Presents ‘Jack And The Beanstalk’
The Pensacola Opera presented a free performance of the endearing tale “Jack and the Beanstalk” Tuesday night a the Century Branch Library. Another performance was held Wednesday morning at the Molino Branch Library.
For a photo gallery, click here.
Pictured: The Pensacola Opera presented “Jack and the Beanstalk” Tuesday night at the Century Branch Library. NorthEscambia.com photos, [...]
Cool Jobs: This Really Ranks Up There
Wednesday was breezy and cold, with winds gusting to about 20 mph — just like the cool, windy day on Tuesday. While many people are required to work outside in cold weather, we found a few men on a job Tuesday that really exposed them to the cold wind — working at the top of [...]
Authorities Search For Missing Teen
The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency has issued an emergency missing child alert for a Brewton teen.
Brooke Lee Bridge is a 16-year old white female with blue hair. She was last seen wearing a t-shirt and black sweatpants at her family home in Brewton around 11 p.m. on Sunday. She has brown eyes, is 5′3″ and [...]
Three Charged In Shots Fired Disturbance At Century Apartments
Three people were arrested after a fight broke out at a Century apartment complex that ended with shots fired from a shotgun.
Taurus Marquis Davis, 19, was charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, battery and firing a weapon on residential property. Sammie Shaunta Moorer, 29, was charged with two counts of [...]
BMX Bike Show Encourages Northview High Students
“Bring Your ‘A Game’ to School” was the message Northview High School students heard Monday afternoon as a BMX performance team brought their high flying and flipping tricks to the school gym.
The positive-message, high energy program encouraged students to pay attention to their “A Game” — with the “A” in “A Game” standing for alliance, [...]