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Flesh Eating Bacteria Death Confirmed In Escambia County

Flesh Eating Bacteria Death Confirmed In Escambia County

State health officials have confirmed a death in Escambia County due to the flesh-eating bacteria Vibrio vulnificus.  That brings... 

August 2, 2015 | Read the story »


Slight Chance Of Rain, Otherwise A Hot Sunday

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high... 

August 2, 2015 | Read the story »


Sheriff’s Office Continues Investigation Into Lincoln Park Death

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is continuing their investigation into a shooting death Tuesday night. About 7:30 p.m.,... 

August 2, 2015 | Read the story »


FWC Law Enforcement Report

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

August 2, 2015 | Read the story »


Tallahassee Insiders Take Aim At Pot License

Influential Tallahassee insiders — and a former lawmaker who is the grandson of one of Florida’s most-renowned citrus... 

August 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Get The Message?

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: Get The Message?

The number of ways to send or receive a message in today’s world is almost limitless. You can shoot off an email, bang out a... 

August 2, 2015 | Read the story »

Pensacola Captures Series Against Chattanooga With 8-1 Win

Pensacola Captures Series Against Chattanooga With 8-1 Win

For 7.2 innings, Pensacola Blue Wahoos pitcher Barrett Astin gave up just two hits to the Chattanooga Lookouts — a team third in... 

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FDLE Arrests Escambia Man On Child Porn Charges

An Escambia County man was been arrested on child pornography charges by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. Fredrick Lamar... 

August 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Deputies Investigating Lloyd Street Death

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a woman was found dead inside a car. The woman’s body was found... 

August 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Confederate Monument Vandalized

Police are investigating after Pensacola’s Confederate monument in Lee Square was damaged by graffiti  The words “Confed... 

August 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Even Series With Win Over Chattanooga

Cody Reed (W, 1-0) was stellar in his organizational debut Friday night at AT&T Field in Chattanooga, leading the Blue Wahoos... 

August 1, 2015 | Read the story »

Deputies Investigate Overnight Shooting

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an early morning shooting. About 1:15 a.m., deputies responded to a Shell... 

July 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Free School Supplies Available Saturday In Century

Free school supplies will be available to those in need this Saturday in Century. The supplies will be distributed in memory of Dedria... 

July 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Blood Centers Announce Merger

OneBlood, Inc. which includes the local area blood bank, is merging effective July 31 with The Blood Alliance, Inc. The newly formed... 

July 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Fall In Pitcher’s Duel

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos (18-15, 43-57) were stymied at the plate in a 3-0 loss to the Chattanooga Lookouts (13-18, 56-43) Thursday... 

July 31, 2015 | Read the story »

Century Suffers Water Meter Woes After Company Goes Bankrupt

The Town of Century has been forced back to manually reading water meters, abandoning the automated reading capability of nearly 1,000... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Republicans Prepare To Run In The Panhandle

Niceville Republican Armand Izzo opened a campaign account last week to run for a House seat that will be vacated next year by Rep.... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Free School Supplies, Groceries, Haircuts And More Saturday In Molino

Free school supplies, groceries and even a back to school haircut will be available Saturday in Molino. A free Day of Hope will be... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Teen Charged With Burning Home In Attempt To Kill Her Family

A 17-year old Escambia County, AL, teen is charged as an adult after authorities say she set fire to the family’s mobile home... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Gambling Regulators Make Concession Impacting Poarch Creek’s Gretna Racing

Gambling regulators have backed down on a number of proposed changes to the state’s pari-mutuel rules after a legislative oversight... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Ernest Ward Cheerleaders Attend Summer Camp; Five Named ‘All American’

The 2015-2016 Ernest Ward Middle School Cheerleaders attended a three-day Universal Cheerleaders Association camp at the school this... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Blue Wahoos Win In Extra Innings

It took 10 runs, 16 hits and seven pitchers, but the Pensacola Blue Wahoos (18-14, 43-57) got back into the win column after a 10-9... 

July 30, 2015 | Read the story »

Man Charged With Recording Women In Hospital Bathroom

An Alabama man has been charged with using his phone to record women in a bathroom at Atmore Community Hospital. Atmore Police Chief... 

July 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Escambia County Business Tax Bills In The Mail

Business tax bills have been mailed. Escambia County Tax Collector Janet Holley was set to mail over 20,000 business tax receipt renewal... 

July 29, 2015 | Read the story »

One Injured As Kitchen Fire Damages Century Mobile Home

A kitchen fire damaged a Century mobile home Wednesdays morning and sent one man to the hospital. The kitchen fire, caused by cooking,... 

July 29, 2015 | Read the story »

The New Ernest Ward: Where To Park, And Where Is The Front Door?

As the new Ernest Ward Middle School nears completion, and the new school year nears the first day, here’s a look at where to... 

July 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Second Motorcylist Dies Following Saturday Crash Near Century

An Alabama man died Tuesday afternoon from injuries he received in a motorcycle crash Saturday evening that claimed the life of his... 

July 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Appeals Court Upholds Doctor-Patient Gun Law

For the second time in little more than a year, a federal appeals court Tuesday upheld a controversial Florida law that restricts... 

July 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Traffic Shift For I-10 Near Scenic Highway

Interstate 10 (I-10) eastbound traffic near U.S. 90 (Scenic Highway) in Escambia County will be shifted to the south near the Scenic... 

July 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Injured Teen Airlifted After Cantonment ATV, Vehicle Crash

At teen was airlifted to the hospital following an ATV crash with a vehicle Tuesday afternoon in Cantonment. The accident happened... 

July 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Wahoos Fall To Lookouts

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos (17-14, 42-57) got off to a hot start but fell to the Chattanooga Lookouts (12-17, 55-42) at AT&T Field... 

July 29, 2015 | Read the story »

Millions Available For RESTORE Projects For Individuals, Businesses, Organizations

Individuals, businesses and organizations in Escambia County have the opportunity to submit projects for millions of dollars in RESTORE... 

July 28, 2015 | Read the story »