United Way and media join forces for Tornado victims

February 26, 2016

Two tornados devastated Escambia County, Florida in the span of one week. Two tornados mean more resources are needed. Local personalities from WEAR ABC-3, Cat Country 98.7, NewsRadio 1620, ESPN—Pensacola and Cumulus Media will gather on…


2016 Pensacola Film Festival, March 4 and 5

February 24, 2016

Pensacola Cinema Art and Hyatt Place Hotel at Pensacola Airport, presents the 2016 PENSACOLA FILM FESTIVAL, Spring Screen Series, March 4 and 5. $5 per film or $20 for weekend pass, CASH only, FREE Wine. Buy…


Harper Lee passes

February 19, 2016

A Southern literary giant, Nelle Harper Lee, has died at the age of 89. She won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1961 for her book, “To Kill a Mockingbird,” and helped her childhood friend Truman…


Pensacola Blue Wahoos seek local talent

February 17, 2016

To celebrate five years of baseball, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos are looking for local talent to perform during games. Wahoos Got Talent will be held February 27 at Blue Wahoos Stadium. Individuals and groups can register…


International Childhood Awareness Day: ‘We Are One’

February 15, 2016

Earlier this year, Childhood Cancer International teamed up with Disney’s Frozen composer Christophe Beck to raise childhood cancer awareness. They launched the campaign that brought together children from across the globe to record their voices…

Entertainment News

Help rebuild the Star Trek USS Enterprise

February 14, 2016

Nichelle Nichols has joined a Project Enterprise team that seeks to rebuild the original USS Enterprise created her for “Star Trek: The Motion Picture” (1979) and used in five sequels. What happened to it? According to…


Regional Roundup coming to Escambia High Saturday

February 1, 2016

A Regional Roundup event will be held this Saturday, Feb. 6, from 8 a.m. to noon at Escambia High School located at 1310 N 65th Ave. Regional Roundup events provide an opportunity to properly dispose of…


New YMCA facility shoots for October opening

January 29, 2016

By Duwayne Escobedo Bill Seedes and Andrea Rosenbaum want people to know that the YMCA of Northwest Florida is so much more than a “swimming gym.” The new 52,000-square foot building, which is double the size…


County seeks volunteers for library board

January 27, 2016

The Escambia County Board of County Commissioners is seeking county residents interested in volunteering to fill vacancies on the West Florida Public Libraries Board of Governance. The duties of the Board include establishing policy and overseeing…