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Hot And Humid, Low Rain Chances For The Weekend

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Saturday... 

June 23, 2018 | Read the story »


Few Surprises As State Candidates Qualify To Run

Florida’s 2018 state elections are set, with seven major candidates running for governor, three contested state Cabinet seats and... 

June 23, 2018 | Read the story »

Weekend Gardening: Expert Tips For The Month Of June

Weekend Gardening: Expert Tips For The Month Of June

Here are gardening tips for the month of June from the Florida Extension Service: Flowers Annuals to plant include celosia, coleus,... 

June 23, 2018 | Read the story »

Generals Sweep Doubleheader With The Pensacola Blue Wahoos

The Jackson Generals swept the Blue Wahoos in Friday’s doubleheader at The Ballpark at Jackson. The Generals took the first game... 

June 23, 2018 | Read the story »

Cantonment Man Arrested For Allegedly Hitting Man With Pipe

A Cantonment was arrested after allegedly hitting man in the head with a pipe during an argument, according to the Escambia County... 

June 22, 2018 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report

The Florida FWC Division of Law Enforcement reported the following activity during... 

June 22, 2018 | Read the story »

ECUA Helps Prep Local 4-H Students Headed To Legislative Program

Escambia County 4-H students are scheduled  to take part in a mock legislative program next week in Tallahassee. In preparation... 

June 22, 2018 | Read the story »

Purrfect: Adopt An Animal Shelter Cat For Just $20 This Month

It’s National Adopt a Shelter Cat Month- the purrfect time of the year to adopt a feline friend from the Escambia County Animal... 

June 22, 2018 | Read the story »

Bratt Elementary Collects 53 Pounds Of Pop Tabs For Ronald McDonald House

Bratt Elementary School students collected tens of thousands of pop tabs — those little pull tabs off the tops of aluminum... 

June 22, 2018 | Read the story »

NWE, Century 8U All-Stars Team Up To Advance To State Tournament

A combined Northwest Escambia and Century 8U All-Star team placed second in the recent Cal Ripken Baseball District 7 8U tournament.... 

June 22, 2018 | Read the story »

Man Found Shot To Death In Escambia County

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a murder Wednesday night in the Mayfair area off Mobile Highway. The Escambia... 

June 21, 2018 | Read the story »

No Injuries In Cantonment Three Vehicle Accident

There were no serious injures in a three vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon at Highway 297A and County Road 97 in Cantonment. Everyone... 

June 21, 2018 | Read the story »

One Injured In Molino Wreck

One person was transported to a local hospital by ambulance after a wreck on Brickton Road near Warhop Lane in Molino about 8:10 p.m.... 

June 21, 2018 | Read the story »

No Injuries In Jacks Branch Road Wreck

There were no injuries in a wreck Wednesday afternoon on Jacks Branch Road near Lathram Chapel Church. Photo by Rhonda Lawson for... 

June 21, 2018 | Read the story »

Four New Candidates Enter Race For Century Council

Four new candidates tossed their names into the race for Century Town Council Wednesday, bringing the current total to six candidates... 

June 21, 2018 | Read the story »

Summer Feeding Fun Day Held At Carver Park

Feeding the Gulf Coast held a  Summer Feeding Fun Day was held Wednesday at Carver Park in Cantonment with activities and free snacks... 

June 21, 2018 | Read the story »

Panhandle Equine Rescue Hosts Animal Cruelty Investigations School

Wednesday, Panhandle Equine Rescue in Cantonment hosted the hands-on portion of the American Animal Cruelty Investigations Schools... 

June 21, 2018 | Read the story »

Citizens Insurance May Delay Rate Hike

Citizens Property Insurance is poised to delay a 7.9 percent rate increase for policyholders, after some board members suggested Tuesday... 

June 20, 2018 | Read the story »

New Candidate In Race For Ingram’s House Seat; Jay Woman Files For Williamson’s Seat

The race for an open seat in nearby House District 1 drew a late candidate Monday, when Republican Lisa Doss of Milton opened a campaign... 

June 20, 2018 | Read the story »

United Way Announces $850K In Community Grants

United Way of Escambia County announced $850,000 in grants Tuesday for 42 local nonprofit programs through their community investment... 

June 20, 2018 | Read the story »

Jay Honors Former Town Clerk By Renaming Community Center

Tuesday evening, the Jay Community Center was renamed the Linda Carden Community Center in honor of longtime town clerk Linda Carden. Carden... 

June 20, 2018 | Read the story »

George Stone Has A New Name – George Stone Technical College

George Stone Area Vocational–Technical Center has been renamed George Stone Technical College. Officials hope the new name will... 

June 20, 2018 | Read the story »

O.C. Phillips Road Bridge Reopens

A bridge over Brushy Creek Bridge on O.C. Phillips Road has reopened.  The bridge was closed by the Florida Department of Transportation... 

June 20, 2018 | Read the story »

Escambia Voters May Decide Between Elected Or Appointed School Superintendent

Should the Escambia County school superintendent be elected or appointed? That’s a question that voters may see on this year’s... 

June 20, 2018 | Read the story »

FHP Looking For Hit And Run Honda Involved In Nine Mile, Hwy 29 Crash

The Florida Highway Patrol is looking for a driver involved in a hit and run crash Tuesday afternoon on the entrance ramp from Nine... 

June 19, 2018 | Read the story »

Driver Seriously Injured, Airlifted After Early Morning Wreck On Highway 97

One person was seriously injured and airlifted to the hospital after an early morning wreck on Highway 97 south of Walnut Hill. The... 

June 19, 2018 | Read the story »

Northview FFA Chapter, Members Receive Top State Honors

The Northview High School FFA’s “Fresh From Florida Advocacy Program” was named the first place program in the... 

June 19, 2018 | Read the story »

Bydlak Endorsed By Florida Chamber In Florida House Race

The Florida Chamber of Commerce Monday announced their endorsement of Rebekah Bydlak for Florida House District 1. “Rebekah Bydlak... 

June 19, 2018 | Read the story »