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Ernest Ward Middle Topples Jay, 22-20

Ernest Ward Middle Topples Jay, 22-20

Ernest Ward Middle School opened their football season with a 22-20 win over the Jay Royals Thursday night in Walnut Hill. The EWMS... 

August 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Extension Farm Field Day Held

Extension Farm Field Day Held

An Extension Farm Filed Day was held Thursday at the University of Florida, West Florida Research & Education Center in Jay. Farmers... 

August 28, 2015 | Read the story »


Tropical Storm Erika Continues Move Toward Florida

The latest on Tropical Storm Erika is in the graphic above from the National Hurricane Center.  Read More →

August 28, 2015 | Read the story »


Rain Chances Creep Back Into Weekend Weather

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Friday: Sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 5 mph becoming southeast... 

August 28, 2015 | Read the story »


Tonight’s HS Football Schedule

Here is a look at tonight’s high school football game schedule: FLORIDA Biloxi at Tate, 7:30 p.m. Northview at Crestview, 7... 

August 28, 2015 | Read the story »


Central, Northview Split Volleyball Games

In high school volleyball Thursday evening, Central defeated the Northview Chiefs in varsity action, 19-25, 20-25, 15-25. In junior... 

August 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview Fans ‘Meet The Chiefs’ (With Gallery)

Northview Fans ‘Meet The Chiefs’ (With Gallery)

Northview High School’s Quarterback Club held a “Meet the Chiefs” event Thursday evening, giving fans a chance to... 

August 28, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Rally, Up 1.5 Games In South Division

Wahoos Rally, Up 1.5 Games In South Division

All second half of the Southern League season, left fielder Jesse Winker came through with a big hit when Pensacola needed it. Winker’s... 

August 28, 2015 | Read the story »

FDLE Arrests Man For Sex Offenses

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement, with assistance from the Pensacola State College Police Department, arrested Jorge Rafael... 

August 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Atmore Man Indicted For Murder Of His Brother

An Atmore man has been indicted for the May murder of his brother despite a stand your ground claim. An Escambia County grand jury... 

August 27, 2015 | Read the story »

State Board Of Education To Ask For Record Funding

The State Board of Education decided Wednesday to once again ask lawmakers for record per-student funding for public schools —... 

August 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Move Into First Place

Cody Reed held the Mississippi Braves to one run and struck out eight in six innings of work as the Pensacola Blue Wahoos won, 3-1,... 

August 27, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia Legislative Delegation Sets Public Hearing

The Escambia County Legislative Delegation will hold a public hearing September 21, according to Sen. Greg Evers, delegation chairman. Delegation... 

August 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Citizen’s Customers May Face Rate Hike Due To Spike In Water Claims

A “disturbing” rise in water-damage claims in South Florida is driving Citizens Property Insurance Corp. to seek an average... 

August 26, 2015 | Read the story »

NHS To Hold Meet The Chiefs (With Bonus Cheerleader, Dance, Band Photos)

Northview High School will hold “Meet The Chiefs” Thursday at 7 p.m. Fans will have a chance to meet the football players... 

August 26, 2015 | Read the story »

State, Seminole Tribe Headed Into Mediation

The state and the Seminole Tribe are headed into mediation — shepherded by a lawyer whose past clients include Mick Jagger and... 

August 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Beat The Braves

Thanks to Tim Adleman and the Pensacola defense, the Blue Wahoos pulled back within half a game of the Southern League South Division... 

August 26, 2015 | Read the story »

Scott: 129 Hospitals To Be Audited Over Contracts; Two Escambia Hospitals Included

. Gov. Rick Scott’s administration is continuing to ratchet up pressure on the hospital industry, with Scott saying Monday that... 

August 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Middle Opens Football Season Thursday Night

The Ernest Ward Middle School Eagles have announced their 2015 football schedule. Play begins this Thursday at 6 p.m. at Ernest Ward... 

August 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Report Shows More Farmers With Internet Access

Farmers are increasingly turning to the internet and computers for their operations, according to a new study released by the US Department... 

August 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Human Hunters Far Outnumber Bears That Could Be Killed

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will be asked next week to set a quota of 320 bears for a controversial hunt... 

August 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Drop Second Game To Mississippi Braves

In its first playoff race in franchise history, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos have turned over sole possession of first place to the... 

August 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Two New Atmore Officers Graduate From Police Academy

Two Atmore Police officers have graduated from the Alabama Police Academy. Officers Officers Daniel Harris and Jesse Traweek were... 

August 25, 2015 | Read the story »

Fire Damages Cantonment Home

Fire damaged a home in Cantonment on Bur Oak Drive, just north of West Kingsfield Road near Ransom Middle School, this morning. ... 

August 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia County Needs Appointees For Committees

The Escambia County Board of County Commissioners is seeking Escambia County residents interested in volunteering for appointments... 

August 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Repairs Begin On Chestnut Road Bridge In Molino

The Chestnut Road bridge at Dry Creek, located in Molino, is undergoing repairs and maintenance. The bridge on Chestnut Road is one-eighth... 

August 24, 2015 | Read the story »

NJROTC Cadets Attend Leadership Training Camps

Navy Junior ROTC Cadets from seven Escambia and Santa Rosa county schools attended two camps before school started at Naval Air Station... 

August 24, 2015 | Read the story »

U.S. Attorney Resigning

The top federal prosecutor in much of North Florida announced Thursday she is resigning after five years in the job. U.S. Attorney... 

August 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Pensacola Falls To Mississippi

It was Princess Night at the ballpark and all the Pensacola Blue Wahoos wished for was its first dance at the ball – the playoffs... 

August 24, 2015 | Read the story »

Area Unemployment Rates Steady Or Slightly Increasing

The latest job numbers released Friday show the unemployment level holding steady to slightly increasing in the three county North... 

August 23, 2015 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

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

August 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Man Sentenced To 15 Years For Burglary, Grand Theft

An Escambia County man convicted on burglary related charges will spend the next 15 years in state prison. Anthony McPherson was sentenced... 

August 23, 2015 | Read the story »

Gambling Negotiations With Seminoles Back On Track

A stalemate between the state and the Seminole Tribe of Florida about the tribe’s right to offer blackjack and other games at... 

August 23, 2015 | Read the story »