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Greater Escambia Relay For Life Needs Volunteers Now

Greater Escambia Relay For Life Needs Volunteers Now

The Relay For Life of Greater Escambia is seeking volunteers – community leaders, cancer survivors, caregivers, and all others –... 

July 25, 2014 | Read the story »

Varsity Northview Cheerleaders Attend Florida State Camp

Varsity Northview Cheerleaders Attend Florida State Camp

The Northview High School varsity cheerleaders recently attended a two-night stunt camp at Florida State University. The team received... 

July 25, 2014 | Read the story »


Hall, Patee Apoointed To Escambia County Extension Council

Two new members were appointed Thursday night to the Escambia County Extension Council by the Escambia County Commission. Janean “Karen”... 

July 25, 2014 | Read the story »


Monday Last Day To Register To Vote In August Primary

According to Escambia County Supervisor of Elections David H. Stafford reminds voters that Monday, July 28 is the last day to register... 

July 25, 2014 | Read the story »

Registration Event Scheduled For Danceworks Classes

Registration Event Scheduled For Danceworks Classes

Registration is underway for Heather Leonard’s Danceworks, and a registration event will be held Tuesday in Byrneville. The registration... 

July 25, 2014 | Read the story »

Three In A Row: Blue Wahoos Beat The Mobile BayBears

Three In A Row: Blue Wahoos Beat The Mobile BayBears

Bryson Smith broke an 0-for-15 slump since returning to the Pensacola Blue Wahoos lineup in Hollywood-type fashion. Smith belted... 

July 25, 2014 | Read the story »

Free Beans And Rice Giveaway Saturday In Cantonment

Saint Monica’s Episcopal Church will be distributing free dried pinto beans and uncooked rice beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday at... 

July 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Middle Cheerleaders Attend Summer Camp

The 2014-2015 Ernest Ward Middle School Cheerleaders attended a three-day Universal Cheerleaders Association camp at the school this... 

July 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Redistricting Clash Heats Up As Hearing Approaches

Voting-rights advocates and the Legislature squabbled Wednesday about when the state’s congressional elections should be held... 

July 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Wahoos Win Second Straight

How can you out do the excitement of having two of the greatest football players in college history at the Pensacola Blue Wahoos... 

July 24, 2014 | Read the story »

Manna To Resume Feeding Hungry

After losing all its food to recent flooding, Manna Food Pantries’ main facility is partially restocked and the grassroots organization... 

July 23, 2014 | Read the story »

‘Hurricane Tax’ On Florida Insurance Policies To End 18 Months Early

An extra charge on property-insurance and auto-insurance policies to cover claims paid for the 2004 and 2005 hurricane seasons will... 

July 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Woman Cited In Accident For Turning In Front Of Deputy

A 74-year old Pensacola woman was charged after turning into the path of Escambia County Sheriff’s deputy Tuesday afternoon. About... 

July 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia Elections Ballots Are In The Mail

Tuesday afternoon, the office of Escambia County Supervisor of Elections David Stafford mailed more than 25,000 absentee ballots for... 

July 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Nokomis Residents Receive Lower Fire Insurance Rating, Better Protection

The Nokomis (AL) Volunteer Fire Department has received an improved  fire protection class rating which will translate to lower homeowner’s... 

July 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Repeat Felon Gets 20 Years For Shooting Into Motel Room

An Escambia County man has been sentenced to two decades in state prison for shooting into a motel room. Kendrell Maurice Sims entered... 

July 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Century Adopts New Fee Schedule For Planning, Zoning, Development Review

The Town of Century has adopted a new fee schedule for planning, zoning and development review as part of the town’s land development... 

July 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Blue Angels Announce 2015 Team Members

The Blue Angels have announced the officers selected for the 2015. The squadron selected an executive officer, three F/A-18 demonstration... 

July 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Wahoos Beat Mobile

With hundreds of budding princesses roaming Pensacola Bayfront Stadium in their dresses and tiaras, something magical happened in the... 

July 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Escambia Issues Air Quality Health Alert For Wedgewood Area

Effective immediately, in response to air quality monitoring, the Florida Department of Health in Escambia County (FDOH-Escambia)... 

July 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Century Takes Step Forward To Repair Gas Leak Under Highway 29

Over three years since the problem was first publicly revealed as a potential “major public safety issue”, natural gas continues... 

July 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Ascend Volunteers Pitch In To Help Panhandle Equine Rescue

A group of volunteers from Ascend Performance Materials went up against the heat and humidity Monday to make some much needed improvements... 

July 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Gulf Power, Other Big Utilities Ask To Scale Back Energy Efficiency Goals

Gulf Power and Florida’s other big electric providers are asking state regulators this week to let them scale back energy-efficiency... 

July 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Hospice Volunteers Needed; Free Training Available Saturday

There is a shortage of hospice volunteers in the North Escambia area.  Covenant Hospice will hold a new volunteer workshop  at the... 

July 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Deputies: Man Hid, Fed Wanted Woman In His Shed

A Century man has been charged for allegedly hiding a wanted woman in his backyard shed, even feeding her there, to help her avoid... 

July 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Recycling Resumes In Santa Rosa County

Recycling resumed in Santa Rosa County recently when a contract with the Emerald Coast Utility Authority (ECUA) to transport recyclable... 

July 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Report: Florida Blue Could Raise Rates

Major insurer Florida Blue could raise rates in 2015 for people enrolled through the federal health-care exchange after seeing a large... 

July 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Mobile Takes Season Opener From Pensacola

Minor league baseball’s strikeout kings for most of the season went head-to-head Monday night at Pensacola Bayfront Stadium. The... 

July 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Old Sid Nelson, Ransom Middle Coming Down For Bus Compound

The old Ransom Middle School on Muscogee Road is coming down, most likely to make way for a school  bus compound. Most recently,... 

July 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Tax Collector Offices Collecting Food Drive Donations For Manna

A food drive is currently underway at Escambia County Tax Collector offices, including Molino, downtown and Marcus Pointe. The employees... 

July 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Supreme Court Ponders New Juvenile Sentencing Law

The Florida Supreme Court has asked attorneys how a new state law might affect cases dealing with inmates who were sentenced to long... 

July 21, 2014 | Read the story »