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Slight Rain Chance, Otherwise Partly Sunny Today

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Otherwise, partly sunny,... 

February 21, 2018 | Read the story »

Get Free Tech Help At The Molino Branch Library

Get Free Tech Help At The Molino Branch Library

Need help learning how to use that new Christmas computer, smartphone or other tech item? The Molino branch of the West Florida Library... 

February 21, 2018 | Read the story »

Wins For Tate, Northview, West Florida In Softball, Baseball

Wins For Tate, Northview, West Florida In Softball, Baseball

SOFTBALL Tate 10 Washington 0 The Tate Aggies varsity shut out the Washington Wildcats 10-0 Tuesday night. On the mound for five,... 

February 21, 2018 | Read the story »

Wins For Tate, Northview, West Florida In Softball, Baseball

SOFTBALL Tate 10 Washington 0 The Tate Aggies varsity shut out the Washington Wildcats 10-0 Tuesday night. On the mound for five,... 

February 21, 2018 | Read the story »

No Threat Via Social Media Against Flomaton High School

Rumors were rampant on social media last Monday that a student was threatening to take weapons to Flomaton High School today. Authorites... 

February 20, 2018 | Read the story »

Century Council Holds Moment Of Silence, Prayer For School Shooting Victims

The Century Town Council held a moment of silence Monday to honor the 17 students killed last week during a mass school shooting in... 

February 20, 2018 | Read the story »

Tate High Marks National FFA Week By Hosting Breakfast

It’s National FFA week, and Monday morning member of the Tate High School FFA served breakfast to faculty and staff members. ... 

February 20, 2018 | Read the story »

Wife, Kids In Dispute Over Sen. Greg Evers Retirement Money

Nearly six months after former Sen. Greg Evers died in a traffic accident, the State Board of Administration has  filed a court document... 

February 20, 2018 | Read the story »

Blackwater CI Counselor Arrested For Smuggling Contraband Cellphone In Her Underwear

A substance abuse counselor at the Blackwater Correctional Facility in Santa Rosa County has been charged with smuggling contraband... 

February 20, 2018 | Read the story »

FWC Law Enforcement Report: McDavid Man Caught With Pet Owl

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

February 19, 2018 | Read the story »

Escambia County Seeks Appointee For Housing Finance Authority

The Escambia County Board of County Commissioners is seeking Escambia County residents interested in volunteering to be considered... 

February 19, 2018 | Read the story »

Escambia BOCC Weekly Meeting Schedule

Here is a schedule of Escambia County public meetings for the week of February 19-23: Monday, Feb. 19 Offices Closed in Observance... 

February 19, 2018 | Read the story »

Florida School Shooting: Hundreds Attend Gun Rally

Chants of “Enough is enough!” reverberated down the street as hundreds of people gathered for a gun-control rally on the steps... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Camp Fire Kids Celebrate 100th Day Of VPK

Students at the Camp Fire Youth Learning Center in Century recently celebrated the 100th day of this years VPK program. Courtesy photos... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Florida Gov’t Weekly Roundup: We Are Broken

We are broken. Those were the words of a grieving parent Thursday, the day after his 14-year-old daughter, Jamie, was gunned down... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Weekend Gardening: February Tips

Here are gardening tips for the month of February from your local Extension Service: Flowers Re-fertilize cool season flowerbeds,... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Firefighters Respond To Report Of Smoke Inside Century Residence

A ceiling fan was reportedly to blame for smoke in a Century residence  early Sunday morning. Area fire departments were dispatched... 

February 18, 2018 | Read the story »

Flomaton Fire Destroys One Home, Damages Another

An early morning fire destroyed one home and damaged another in Flomaton. The fire was reported about 4 a.m. on Cotton Ridge Drive.... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Trump, Florida Leaders Meet With School Shooting Victims

U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson and Florida Senate leaders visited Broward County on Friday as the community continued to reel from a mass... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Gov. Scott Calls For FBI Director To Resign

Gov. Rick Scott on Friday demanded FBI Director Christopher Wray resign after the federal agency acknowledged it failed to follow... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Habitat For Humanity Opens ReStore

A ribbon cutting was held Friday morning for a new Pensacola Habitat for Humanity Restore at Eastgate Plaza at the intersection of... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Navy Federal Named One Of Fortune’s Best Companies To Work For

Navy Federal Credit Union has been listed at number 42 on Fortune magazine’s list of the “100 Best Companies To Work For”... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Barrineau Park Road Bridge Reopens

The bridge on Barrineau Park Road across the Perdido River into Alabama has reopened. It was closed last Monday due to flooding. The... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Tate Lady Aggies Beat Milton

The Tate High School Lady Aggies defeated Milton Friday in Cantonment. Tate 2, Milton 0 In varsity action, Tate topped Milton 2-0. Hannah... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

Escambia Jail Medical Director Terminated

Escambia County Medical Director for Public Safety Paul Henning, who also served as the medical director at the Escambia County Jail,... 

February 17, 2018 | Read the story »

FDOC: Century Work Camp On Lockdown

The Century Work Camp has been under lockdown since Tuesday, according to the Florida Department of Corrections. “In an abundance... 

February 16, 2018 | Read the story »

Three Escambia Teens Arrested With Guns In School This School Year

Editor’s note: Escambia County School District Deputy Superintendent Norm Ross said after the original publication of this story... 

February 16, 2018 | Read the story »

Bratt Elementary Dedicates Little Free Library In Century

Bratt Elementary School dedicated their second community Little Free Library in Century Thursday afternoon, two years to the date... 

February 16, 2018 | Read the story »