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Northview Yearbook Receives Top Columbia Scholastic Press Association Award

Northview Yearbook Receives Top Columbia Scholastic Press Association Award

The Northview High School Tribal Spirit yearbook staff has been honored  with a Gold Medal from the nationally recognized Columbia... 

September 23, 2014 | Read the story »


Envision Escambia: Traffic Safety Survey Results

Escambia County has released the second in a series of surveys. The “Envision Escambia 2028: Traffic Safety” survey... 

September 23, 2014 | Read the story »


Hill Bolsters Finances In Re-Election Bid

Rep. Mike Hill, R-Pensacola raised more than $35,000 from August 30 to September 12 to help fuel his re-election campaigns, according... 

September 23, 2014 | Read the story »


Sheriff’s Office Seeks Woman For Questioning In Convenience Store Murder

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is looking to talk to an Escambia County woman in connection with the murder of a convenience... 

September 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Beulah Volunteer Firefighters Practice Tanker Operations

Beulah Volunteer Firefighters Practice Tanker Operations

Volunteers at the Beulah Station of Escambia Fire Rescue learned about tanker truck and drop tank set up procedures during a Monday... 

September 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Tate Quarterback Club Meets Tonight

Tate Quarterback Club Meets Tonight

The Tate High School Quarterback Club will meeting this evening. The meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. in the school’s media... 

September 23, 2014 | Read the story »

Volleyball: Northview And Central

Central defeated Northview in high school volleyball action Monday. Junior Varsity JV 25-15, 12-25, 8-15. Chipley wins Varsity 17-25,... 

September 23, 2014 | Read the story »

All West Florida Libraries Closed Tuesday

All West Florida Public Library System locations will be closed to the public Tuesday. During this time the libraries will undergo... 

September 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Citizens: There May Be An Early End To Storm Tax On Propery Insurance

A 1 percent charge imposed on most homeowners’ policies to help the state-backed Citizens Property Insurance Corp. cover losses... 

September 22, 2014 | Read the story »

FWC: Floridians Hunting Deer Out Of State Need To Know CWD Laws

Florida hunters planning to hunt deer, moose or elk out of state this year need to be aware of certain laws and regulations aimed at... 

September 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Another Group Launches Another Challenge To Florida Pot Rule

A trade association has challenged the Florida Department of Health’s plan for carrying out a new medical-marijuana law, adding... 

September 22, 2014 | Read the story »

Deadline Approaching To Register To Vote In November Election

Monday, October 6 is the last day to register to vote in the November 4 general election, according to Escambia County Supervisor of... 

September 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Molino Naval Officer Promoted To Lieutenant Commander

Lieutenant Troy Bertran of Molino was recently took an oath to accept a promotion to lieutenant commander. Bertran started his Naval... 

September 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Fall Gardening Tips

As fall approaches, now is the time to start preparing your landscape for the upcoming cooler weather, according to the UF/IFAS extension... 

September 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Gulf Breeze Woman Killed In Wreck South Of East Brewton

A Gulf Breeze woman was killed in a single vehicle crash between Jay and East Brewton Friday night. According to Alabama State Troopers,... 

September 21, 2014 | Read the story »

Man Gets Prison Time After Young Child Drinks Acid At Meth Lab

A man has been sentenced to prison after a young child drank acid from a sippy cup at a Santa Rosa County meth lab. A jury found Jonathan... 

September 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida DOC Fires Another 32 Workers For Misconduct

In what has become a frequent exercise, Department of Corrections Secretary Mike Crews on Friday fired 32 workers accused of breaking... 

September 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Unemployment Outlook Improves Slightly In Local Area

The latest job numbers released Friday show the unemployment level decreasing in the  North Escambia area. Escambia County’s unemployment... 

September 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Friday Night High School Football Finals

Here is a look at final high school football scores from across the area Friday night – FLORIDA Tate 52, West Gadsden 3 West... 

September 20, 2014 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during the weekly period ending September 18. ESCAMBIA... 

September 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Tate Blasts West Gadsden For Homecoming Win (With Gallery)

It was a very happy homecoming Friday night for the Tate High School Aggies as they easily beat the Panthers of West Gadsden. Seven... 

September 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Friends Of The Library Plan Book Sale For Next Weekend

Friends of West Florida Public Library, a non-profit support organization of the West Florida Public Library, will hold its Big Fall... 

September 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Florida Tax Holiday Continues For Energy Saving Appliances

State officials are promoting the potential for long-term savings on utility bills as they tout sales-tax breaks this weekend for... 

September 20, 2014 | Read the story »

Female Jogger Attacked In Attempted Rape After Woman Carjacked From Gas Station, Assaulted

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a carjacking and aggravated assault suspect after a Thursday morning incident... 

September 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Scott Picks Patronis, Brown For PSC; Skips Escambia’s Murzin

Looking to a political ally to fill the job, Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday named state Rep. Jimmy Patronis to a seat on the Florida... 

September 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Girlfriend’s Facebook Selfie Helps Land Cantonment Burglar Behind Bars

A Flomaton man has been busted in connection with a Cantonment burglary after his girlfriend posted a “selfie” Facebook... 

September 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Impact 100 Names Finalists For $102,500 Grants

Impact 100 Pensacola Bay Area has announced its 15 grant finalists for 2014. Ten of the projects will each receive a grant of $102,500... 

September 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Chamber Celebrates Accomplishments During Annual Meeting

Thursday, over 400 community, business, state and regional representatives gathered for the Greater Pensacola Chamber’s 124th... 

September 19, 2014 | Read the story »

JV Football: Northview Beats West Florida 16-14

Nortview High School’s JV football team beat West Florida tonight 16-14. Northview scored in the first quarter on a touchdown... 

September 19, 2014 | Read the story »

All About Peanuts: 48th Annual Santa Rosa Farm Tour Held

The 48th Annual Santa Rosa Farm Tour was held Thursday. Participants had the opportunity to watch a peanut digging demonstration at... 

September 19, 2014 | Read the story »

Volleyball: Lady Chiefs Split Games With Central

The Northview Lady Chiefs split volleyball games with Central High Thursday. In junior varsity action, Central won 11-25, 20-25. In... 

September 19, 2014 | Read the story »