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Bense Reappointed As UWF President As Process Begins To Hire New Leader

Bense Reappointed As UWF President As Process Begins To Hire New Leader

Judy Bense, president of the University of West Florida since 2007, received approval Thursday to remain in the post as the Pensacola... 

September 4, 2015 | Read the story »

Graffiti Bridge Goes Gold For Childhood Cancer Awareness

Graffiti Bridge Goes Gold For Childhood Cancer Awareness

Pensacola’s iconic Graffiti Bridge has gone gold for childhood cancer awareness.  The bridge was painted gold early Thursday... 

September 4, 2015 | Read the story »


Slight Chance Of Rain Today

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a... 

September 4, 2015 | Read the story »


Tonight’s High School Football Schedule

Here is a look at tonight’s high school football schedule across the area: FLORIDA Tate vs. West Florida (at Woodham Middle),... 

September 4, 2015 | Read the story »


Thursday Football: Ernest Ward Beats Miller; WFHS Bests Tate

Thursday night football scores: Ernest Ward Middle 34, T.R. Miller 10 West Florida JV 26, Tate 0 West Florida Freshmen 48, Tate 6  Read More →

September 4, 2015 | Read the story »

Volleyball: Baker Defeats Northview

Volleyball: Baker Defeats Northview

The Baker Gators defeated the Northview Chiefs in high school volleyball action Thursday in Bratt. JV Baker def. Northview 2-0 4-25,... 

September 4, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Maintain Divison Lead Despite Loss

Wahoos Maintain Divison Lead Despite Loss

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos struggles against perennial Southern League contender the Mobile BayBears continued Thursday. Mobile, just... 

September 4, 2015 | Read the story »

Man Sentenced To 12 Years For Burglary, Grand Theft

An Escambia County man convicted on burglary related charges will spend the next 12 years in state prison. Trenton Marquis Fails was... 

September 3, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview To Hold Open House Next Week

Northview High School will hold an Open House next week. The even will be held from 6-7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 8 with school faculty... 

September 3, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia Sheriff’s Office Presents Quarterly Awards

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office held their quarterly awards ceremony Wednesday, with Sheriff David Morgan presenting the... 

September 3, 2015 | Read the story »

State Sets 320 Bear Limit For Upcoming Hunt

A target was placed on at least 320 black bears Wednesday as the once-threatened species will be hunted across Florida next month... 

September 3, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview High Needs School Advisory Council Members

Northview High School needs volunteers for their  2015-2016 School Advisory Council. The council meets four times each year after... 

September 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida’s New Public School Test Found Valid

A study has found the state’s new standardized test for public-school students is valid, paving the way for the exam to be used... 

September 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Cantonment Cowboys To Hold Wall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

An induction ceremony for the new Cantonment Cowboys Wall of Fame will be held this Saturday at the Cantonment Sportsplex on Well Line... 

September 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Prison’s Cabinetry Program Provides Desks For Elementary School

Santa Rosa Correctional Institution’s cabinetry program provided 36 desks to Jay Elementary School to use in a first and fifth... 

September 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Volleyball: Neal Tops NHS, Jay Over Central

W.S. Neal defeated Northview, and Jay defeated Central in high school volleyball action Tuesday. At Northview W.S. Neal JV def. Northview... 

September 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Fishing Rodeo To Benefit Backpack Project

The Escambia County School District’s 2015 Family Fishing Rodeo will be held at the Grand Lagoon Golf Club September 4-6..  This... 

September 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahaoos Start Final Series Atop Division

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos lost the rubber match Tuesday to the Jackson Generals but it didn’t matter because the Mississippi Braves... 

September 2, 2015 | Read the story »

One Critically Injured In Crash Near State Line

One person was critically in a crash outside Flomaton near the Alabama/Florida state line Tuesday afternoon. First responders used... 

September 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Highway 29 Armed Robbery Suspect Found Passed Out In Lawn Chair

An Escambia County man was arrested Monday for the armed robbery of a Highway 29 antiques store after deputies found him passed out... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia Teen Claims $3 Million Lottery Prize

The Florida Lottery announced Monday that Tyler Stone, 19, of Pensacola, claimed a $3 million top prize in the $600 million GOLD RUSH... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Northview To Host Mini-Majorette Clinic

The Northview High School Majorettes will host a Mini-Majorette Clinic on September 8, 9 and 10 from 4-5 p.m. each day. The clinic... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Emergency Repairs Next Week On Quintette Road Bridge

The Quintette Rooad Bridge will be temporarily shifted to a single lane due to bridge repairs from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. beginning Tuesday,... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Bill Would Give OK To Save Dogs, Cats From Hot Cars

People would be able to smash the windows of hot cars and remove unattended dogs or cats if they get law enforcement approval, under... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

UF: Overall Consumer Confidence Up Despite Wall Street

Consumer confidence across Florida grew slightly from July to August, but the numbers might not fully reflect the recent roller-coaster... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida, Alabama Officers Pledge To Crack Down On Drunk, Unsafe Driving

Law enforcement agencies from Florida and Alabama met Monday at the I-10 Florida Welcome Center to mark the kickoff of the “Hands... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Deadline One Month Away For RESTORE Project Ideas

Escambia County is reminding citizens who wish to submit thier ideas for Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities,... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Forest Service Sends Firefighters To Battle Montana Blazes

The Florida Forest Service is sending 46 wildland firefighters to Montana as part of a five-crew firefighting unit. Crews will work... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Stay In First With Win Over Jackson

Juan Duran tripled and Seth Mejias-Brean singled him in as the Pensacola Blue Wahoos evened its five-game series with the Jackson Generals... 

September 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Work Beginning On Magnolia Lake Drainage Project

Escambia County’s Engineering Division is beginning work  on a draining improvement project in the Magnolia Lake Estates/Fall... 

August 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Atmore PD Warns Of Increase In Vehicle Burglaries

The Atmore Police Department is reporting a recent uptick in vehicle burglaries in their city. Officers are increasing overnight patrols... 

August 31, 2015 | Read the story »

On A Happy Note: An Act Of Kindness For Deputy And His Family

On a “happy note”…the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office reports that Deputy Jay Zawawi was working a recent... 

August 31, 2015 | Read the story »