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Baker Beats Northview For 1-1A Championship (With Gallery)

Baker Beats Northview For 1-1A Championship (With Gallery)

The Baker Gators beat the Northview Chiefs 35-27 for the District 1-1A championship Friday night in Baker. As district runner-ups,... 

November 1, 2014 | Read the story »

Tate Aggies Earn 1-7A Runner Up Spot And Playoff Berth

Tate Aggies Earn 1-7A Runner Up Spot And Playoff Berth

The Tate Aggies were off Friday night, but earned the 1-7A runner up spot and a playoff berth as Niceville beat Crestview 34-10. If... 

November 1, 2014 | Read the story »


Freeze Warning, Wind Advisory In Effect

There is a freeze warning in effect for the North Escambia area for tonight, and there is also a wind advisory in effect today. Temperatures... 

November 1, 2014 | Read the story »


Scott, Crist Push Turnout

Gov. Rick Scott and former Gov. Charlie Crist spent Friday scrambling to persuade voters besieged by negative ads to head to the polls... 

November 1, 2014 | Read the story »


High School Football Scores

Here’s a look at Friay night’s area high school football scores. FLORIDA Baker 35, Northview 27 [Read more..] Jay 44,... 

November 1, 2014 | Read the story »

Final Night For Tate Fall Comedy ‘Saturday The 14th’

Final Night For Tate Fall Comedy ‘Saturday The 14th’

Tonight is the final presentation of “Saturday the 14th” — a parody of the “Friday the 13th” movies... 

November 1, 2014 | Read the story »

Navy’s Fleet Fly-In Concludes

Navy’s Fleet Fly-In Concludes

When pilots and aircrew from about 20 different helicopters boarded their aircraft and departed NAS Whiting Field Friday morning,... 

November 1, 2014 | Read the story »

Ransom Knights Place In Gulf Coast Classic Chess Tournament

Nine students from Ransom Middle School’s Chess club, the Ransom Knights, recently participated in the 2014 Annual Gulf Coast... 

October 31, 2014 | Read the story »

UF Poll Says Florida Governor’s Race Is Tied

A new University of Florida poll indicates the governor’s race is deadlocked, with Republican incumbent Rick Scott and Democratic... 

October 31, 2014 | Read the story »

Poll: Independents Giving Crist A Slight Lead Over Scott

Pointing to support from independent voters, a poll released Thursday gives Democrat Charlie Crist a slight edge over Republican Gov.... 

October 30, 2014 | Read the story »

Teens Charged With Attempted Homicide In Double Shooting

Two teens have been charged with a Monday double shooting. Jamaal Ervin Williams, 18, and Marquis Tyreek Weathers, 16, are each charged... 

October 30, 2014 | Read the story »

Register Now For Century’s Land To Lake Lighted Boat Christmas Parade

The Century Christmas Land To Lake Lighted Boat Parade will be held again this year. The event is scheduled for Saturday, December... 

October 30, 2014 | Read the story »

Dixie Group Issues Earnings Report, Continues Atmore Masland Changes

The Dixie Group has issued its third quarter earnings report as the company continues to make changes at its Masland plant in Atmore.... 

October 30, 2014 | Read the story »

Molino’s Cunningham Shows Champion Steer At Fair

Austin Cunningham of Molino showed his champion steer last week at the Pensacola Interstate Fair, winning several awards. He was awarded... 

October 30, 2014 | Read the story »

State To Offer More Citizens Insurance Policies To Private Firms

More than 182,000 policies now in the state-backed Citizens Property Insurance Corp. will be available to be picked up by nine private... 

October 30, 2014 | Read the story »

Authorities Searching For Stolen $4,000 Dog

Local authorities are looking for a stolen dog — a $4,000 stolen dog — taken from a local pet store early this week. The... 

October 30, 2014 | Read the story »

Morgan Invites Residents To Learn About Neighborhood Watch Programs

Sheriff David Morgan is inviting the public to a Neighborhood Watch Academy class taking place November 18 at the  Sheriff’s Main... 

October 30, 2014 | Read the story »

CareerSource Escarosa Offering Skills Assessment Testing In Century

An employment skills assessment test will be offered Thursday in Century. All Escambia County residents who are seeking employment,... 

October 29, 2014 | Read the story »

Kids House Receives $50K Donation Thanks To Local Felons

Thanks to local felons, the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office made a $50,000 contribution Tuesday afternoon toward the expansion... 

October 29, 2014 | Read the story »

Boater Found Safe After Escambia River Search

A search and rescue effort on the Escambia River near Molino had a happy outcome Tuesday night. Someone called 911 and reported an... 

October 29, 2014 | Read the story »

And The Survey Says: All About Escambia Parks, Community Centers

Escambia County recently asked residents to complete an online survey to gauge residents’ thoughts and ideas about parks and... 

October 29, 2014 | Read the story »

Tate Fall Comedy ‘Saturday The 14th’ On Stage Through Saturday

Get ready for “Saturday the 14th” — a parody of the “Friday the 13th movies” nightly through Saturday... 

October 29, 2014 | Read the story »

UF: Floridian’s Consumer Confidence Falls Slightly

Consumer confidence among Floridians dropped a point in October to 82, the first decline in the index since May, according to a monthly... 

October 29, 2014 | Read the story »

Afternoon Fire Damages Nine Mile Road Business

Fire damaged a Nine Mile Road business this afternoon. The fire was reported about 3:30 p.m. at “A Quality Tree Service”... 

October 28, 2014 | Read the story »

Overturned Camper Closes Quintette Road

An overturned camper closed Quintette Road for a while this morning. The driver of a pickup apparently lost control and slammed into... 

October 28, 2014 | Read the story »

Two Shot In Escambia County

Two people were shot off Massachusetts Avenue in Escambia Count last night. Just after 10 p.m., the Escambia County Sheriff’s... 

October 28, 2014 | Read the story »

Critical Need For Blood Donations

There is a currently a critical need for O Negative, B Negative and A Negative blood types, according to Betty Roberts of OneBlood. Donors... 

October 28, 2014 | Read the story »

In Depth: Six Months After Escambia County’s Flood

It’s been six months since the devastating April floods in Escambia County, and the effects are “staggering”, according... 

October 28, 2014 | Read the story »

Wednesday Is Deadline To Request A Mailed Absentee Ballot

Wednesday is the deadline for voters who wish to be mailed an absentee ballot for the November 4 General Election to make their request,... 

October 28, 2014 | Read the story »

Charges Dropped Against Cantonment Burglary Suspect

Charges have been dropped against  Flomaton man arrested after his girlfriend posted a “selfie” Facebook photo that the... 

October 28, 2014 | Read the story »

Register Now: Major Leaguer Caleb Gindl To Hold Baseball Clinic

Northview Baseball and Major Leaguer Caleb Gindl of the Milwaukee Brewers will present a fall baseball clinic for ages 9-17. Participants... 

October 28, 2014 | Read the story »

Argument Over A Dollar Lands Man Behind Bars

A dispute over a dollar payment that involved fake coins for cigarettes ended with an Escambia County man behind bars. John Henry Hardy,... 

October 28, 2014 | Read the story »