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Flash Mob: Students Read Like Crazy At Molino Park (With Gallery, Video)

Flash Mob: Students Read Like Crazy At Molino Park (With Gallery, Video)

It’s Literacy Week at elementary schools across Escambia County, and students at Molino Park Elementary kicked off the week... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Scott Visits Pensacola To Push STEM Education Funding In New Budget

Scott Visits Pensacola To Push STEM Education Funding In New Budget

Gov. Rick Scott visited the Institute for Human and Machine Cognition  in Pensacola Monday to highlight proposed STEM education funding... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »


Study To Determine If A Hotel Or Motel Would Be Feasible In Century

Would it be economically feasible to open a hotel or motel in Century? Town leaders want to find out. The town’s recently developed... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »


Escambia Man Indicted For January Murder

An Escambia County man was indicted Monday for a murder earlier this month. An Escambia County grand jury indicted Nicholas Allen Nehring,... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »


GOP Senator Offers Florida Medical Marijuana Plan

Less than three months after Florida voters narrowly rejected a plan to legalize medical marijuana, a Republican senator Monday filed... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Public Tips Lead To Suspect’s Arrest For Attacking, Robbing Elderly Man

Public Tips Lead To Suspect’s Arrest For Attacking, Robbing Elderly Man

Thanks to tips from the public, John Lee Avery Hill, 29, is behind bars for attacking and robbing an elderly man. Hill is charged with... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate High Wrestling Team Brings Home Gator Brawl Medals

Tate High Wrestling Team Brings Home Gator Brawl Medals

The Tate High School Wrestling Team recently traveled to Weewahitcka High School for the Annual Gator Brawl.  The team placed third... 

January 27, 2015 | Read the story »

No Injuries In School Bus Wreck

There were no injuries in Monday morning accident involving a pickup and a school bus on Archer Road in Cantonment. The driver of... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Domestic Dispute Ends With Four People Attacked, Injured By Dog

Four people were bit during a dog attack in Santa Rosa County over the weekend. Three of the injured were taken to area hospital, including... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Info Fair Planned For Parents Of Special Needs Children

An information fair for parents and guardians of children with special needs will be held Tuesday, January 27 from 5-7 p.m. at Escambia... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Fire At The Drowsy Poet Coffee Company

Escambia Fire Rescue responded to The Drowsy Poet Coffee Company on Brent Lane Sunday night. When firefighters arrived on scene, they... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Cruce, Singleton Place In Speaking Events At FFA Districts

Two Northview High School students recently placed in  FFA District One competitions. Mitchell Singleton placed second in the district... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate’s Burks Signs With Florida Gulf Coast Community College

Tate High School senior Samantha Burks signed a letter of intent recently with Florida Gulf Coast Community College in Panama City. ... 

January 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Man Dies After Being Struck By A Train

An Escambia County man has died from injuries he received Saturday when he was struck by a train while alongside railroad tracks. Pensacola... 

January 25, 2015 | Read the story »

McDavid Convicted Sex Offender Arrested

A McDavid sex offender was arrested for failing to register as required. Joseph Matthew Trump, age 39 of 2131 South Century Boulevard,... 

January 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Man Charged With Beating Death

A man is being held in the Escambia County Jail after being  arrested Saturday on a homicide charge by Pensacola Police. Kenneth Salter,... 

January 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Fun, Strange, Even Weird Things Happening This Week At Elementary Schools

Elementary school students in Escambia may do things that seem a little strange, or dress a little weird, this week — and it’s... 

January 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Stop Crape Murder: Don’t Cut Back Your Myrtles

by the Santa Rosa County Extension Service Proper pruning is one of the most misunderstood of all gardening practices, yet it is... 

January 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Weber Performs With All State High School Honors Band

David Weber of Northview High School was chosen to be in the All State High School Honors Band.  He recently traveled to Tampa to... 

January 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Ball Registrations Set For NWE, Molino, Miracle League

Here is baseball, tball and softball registration information for  NWE’s Bradberry Park in Walnut Hill, the Molino Ballpark... 

January 24, 2015 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending  January 22 in... 

January 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Santa Rosa Man Pleads In Shotgun Play Death

James Hunter Gates entered a plea Friday in Santa Rosa County to manslaughter with a firearm and possession of a firearm by a convicted... 

January 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Trying To Change The Subject

Any week when a Republican governor can propose more than a half a billion dollars in tax relief and announce that the unemployment... 

January 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Girls Weighlifting Team Honors Presented

The Northview High School Girls Weightlifting team presented the following awards Friday morning: MVL -Most Valuable Lifters (represented... 

January 24, 2015 | Read the story »

FHSAA Releases Final Football Classifications For Next Four Years

The Florida High School Athletic Association has released final football series classifications for the next four years. Tate, Crestview... 

January 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Firefighters Revive Cats Following Travel Trailer Fire (With Gallery)

Two cats pulled apparently lifeless and unresponsive from a travel trailer fire Thursday are alive and well today thanks to firefighters... 

January 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia To Settle With IRS Over Firefighter Stipends, Work To Keep Volunteers

The Escambia County Commission voted Thursday night to pay back taxes under an IRS audit of the county’s fire services and to... 

January 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Appeals Court Upholds Conviction In Murder Of Former PNJ Reporter

An appeals court has upheld the conviction of the man responsible for the murder of a former Pensacola News Journal reporter. William... 

January 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Names January Students Of The Month

Ernest Ward Middle School has named January Students of the Month. They are: (L-R) Addison Albritton, seventh grade; Amber Gillman,... 

January 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Gulf Power, Military Bringing Large Scale Solar Power To Area

Gulf Power is partnering with the U.S. Navy and U.S. Air Force to build solar energy farms at three different facilities across... 

January 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Man Gets 75 Years For Attempted Murder

State Attorney Bill Eddins announced Thursdayday that Trevor Jerrod Jones was sentenced to 75 years in state prison by Circuit Court... 

January 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Tate Football Wins Appeal, Moving Down To 1-6A

According to the Tate High football program, the Florida High School Athletic Association has approved the school’s classification... 

January 23, 2015 | Read the story »