2016 Election

Odd-makers like Trump and Clinton

February 17, 2016

The odds-makers at issued a press release today. They expect the South Carolina primaries to be closer than the races in New Hampshire … but not by much as both Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton…


ECSD 2016 Teacher Fair set for Feb. 27

February 16, 2016

Escambia County School District is hosting a Teacher Fair on Saturday, Feb. 27 at Booker T. Washington High School. Registration begins at 8:30 in the auditorium. Speakers begin at 9 a.m., followed by break-out sessions from…


Another possible delay for medical marijuana arises

February 16, 2016

Three nurseries have asked a Leon County circuit judge for a preliminary injunction to block the Florida Department of Health from moving forward with efforts to grow and process limited types of medical marijuana in parts…

Escambia County

Essential information on Century Tornado

February 16, 2016

From the Escambia County Community and Media Relations Department: Essential Information • Escambia County is working with the Town of Century and various agencies today to complete damage assessments and remove downed trees. • Search and…


Local chosen FDOE Senior Outstanding Volunteer of the Year

February 15, 2016

Florida’s Commissioner of Education announced that Charlie Dicken, who was nominated by Blue Angels Elementary School, has been selected as the Senior Outstanding Volunteer of the Year for Region One. The Outstanding School Volunteer is presented…