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Photo Gallery: Flomaton Celebrates Railroad Junction Day

Photo Gallery: Flomaton Celebrates Railroad Junction Day

Flomaton celebrated the town’s heritage Saturday with  Railroad Junction Day. The day featured a variety of free activities,... 

September 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Change Coming This Week

Change Coming This Week

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny,... 

September 25, 2016 | Read the story »


FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions on the following state roads in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties as crews perform construction... 

September 25, 2016 | Read the story »


Florida Seat Belt Use At All-Time High

Seat-belt use is up to nearly 90 percent in Florida, the state Department of Transportation said Thursday. Of 31,055 drivers and 7,426... 

September 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Century Health And Rehab To Host Free First Responder Cookout

Century Health And Rehab To Host Free First Responder Cookout

The Century Health and Rehabilitation Center is hosting a free cookout for all first responders this week. The cookout will be held... 

September 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: The Times, They Are A-Changing

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: The Times, They Are A-Changing

As fall settles over Tallahassee — at least in terms of the season, not the weather — state government is also going through... 

September 25, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Attorney Indicted On Federal Tax Charges

An Escambia County attorney has been indicted on federal income tax charges. James R.J. Scheltema, 56, of Pensacola, made an initial... 

September 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Pleads Guilty In Federal ISIS Investigation

An Escambia County man has pleaded guilty to federal investigators in an ISIS related investigation. Robert Blake Jackson, 31, of... 

September 24, 2016 | Read the story »

High School Football Finals

Here’s a look at Friday night’s high school football final scores: FLORIDA Northview 25, VanCleave MS 3 Niceville 39,... 

September 24, 2016 | Read the story »

Boil Water Notice Lifted For East Nine Mile Road, Holsberry Road Area

Effective immediately, the Precautionary Boil Water Notice – PBWN – issued by the ECUA following emergency repairs to a... 

September 23, 2016 | Read the story »

Fire Departments Train At Future Beulah Middle School Site

Thanks to an agreement with the school board, Escambia County firefighters have some extra training this month. The Escambia County... 

September 23, 2016 | Read the story »

Volleyball Photo Gallery: Central Tops Northview

The Northview Chiefs fell to Central Thursday in high school volleyball action. For a photo gallery, click here. JV 19-25, 22-25 Central... 

September 23, 2016 | Read the story »

Lawsuit Settled Over Florida Inmate Health Care

The Florida Department of Corrections and former prison health-care provider Corizon have agreed to pay about $2.1 million to settle... 

September 23, 2016 | Read the story »

No Serious Injuries In Four-Vehicle, One Pedestrian Crash Near Walnut Hill

There were no serious injuries in a four-vehicle crash involving a pedestrian early Thursday morning near Walnut Hill. The accident... 

September 22, 2016 | Read the story »

Cantonment Man Charged With Tom Thumb Robbery

A Cantonment man has been arrested for the September 10 armed robbery of a local convenience store. Jonathan Mark Vito, 44, was charged... 

September 22, 2016 | Read the story »

Tate Cheerleaders To Hold Lil’ Aggies Fall Cheer Clinic

The Tate High School cheerleaders will be holding a Cheer Clinic for kids age 5-2. The clinic on October 1 will be held in the new... 

September 22, 2016 | Read the story »

Lipscomb Elementary Art Teacher Named Best in State

Sally Miller of R.C. Lipscomb Elementary School has been named the 2016 Florida Art Education Association’s “Elementary... 

September 22, 2016 | Read the story »

Northview Football Names Players Of The Week

The Northview Chiefs have named Players of the Week from their game last Friday night against Chipley. They are: OFFENSE Luke Ward... 

September 22, 2016 | Read the story »

Molino Man Passes Away From Wreck Injuries

A Molino man has died from injuries he received in a single vehicle crash near Molino early Saturday morning. The Florida Highway... 

September 21, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Approves $434 Million Budget, Fire Tax Increase

The Escambia County Commission voted Tuesday night to approve a $434 million budget, while holding out part of an economic development... 

September 21, 2016 | Read the story »

FDLE Seeks Statewide Anti-Terrorism Squads

Intent on preventing another mass nightclub shooting or a repeat of incidents this past weekend in New York and New Jersey, Florida’s... 

September 21, 2016 | Read the story »

Cross Country Meet Goes Gold For Childhood Cancer

The Northview Chiefs hosted a three-school cross country meet on Thursday with a focus on not only beating best finish times, but... 

September 21, 2016 | Read the story »

Escambia Man Charged With Setting His Girlfriend On Fire

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man that they say threw gasoline on his girlfriend and then lit her on fire. The... 

September 21, 2016 | Read the story »

Flomaton Police Seek Armed Robbery Suspects

The Flomaton Police Department is searching for two people involved in the armed robbery a local convenience store. About 12:45 a.m.... 

September 21, 2016 | Read the story »

Jay High School Announces Homecoming Court Members

Jay High School has elected their 2016 Homecoming Court. Members are (L-R) Raven Fretwell, sophomore; Taylor Scott, senior; Mattie... 

September 21, 2016 | Read the story »

Plan Would Extend Bright Futures Scholarships Into Summer

The state university system’s Board of Governors this week will debate expanding the Bright Futures scholarship program to cover... 

September 21, 2016 | Read the story »

Boil Water Notice Issued For East Nine Mile Road, Holsberry Road Area

THIS NOTICE HAS BEEN LIFTED. CLICK HERE FOR INFO. Effective immediately, a Precautionary Boil Water Notice -PBWN- has been issued... 

September 21, 2016 | Read the story »

Deputies Searching For Murder Suspect

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man wanted in connection with a shooting Monday that left one person... 

September 20, 2016 | Read the story »

Bond Set At $200K For Woman In Creepy Clown Case

Bond has been set at $200,000 for 22-year old Makayla Smith of Flomaton in the “Flomo Klown” case from last week. Escambia... 

September 20, 2016 | Read the story »

Century Signs Off On Budget, Property Tax Increase

The Century Town Council gave final approval Monday night to a property tax increase along with a $3.75 million budget. The town council... 

September 20, 2016 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending September... 

September 20, 2016 | Read the story »