Recent Posts

Posted in Health

OMG: Escambia blows past 4,100 COVID cases with 484 new ones

The Florida Department of Health has been slow to send out its county reports, but according to the COVID dashboard, Escambia County has 484 new…

Continue Reading
Posted in Health Pensacola

City closes community centers

The City of Pensacola is closing all community resource centers and programs to the public until further notice, due to an increase in COVID-19 cases in Escambia County…

Continue Reading
Posted in Health

Florida sets new daily record for COVID deaths, Escambia maintains death a day average

Florida has 10,360 new cases, topping 254K, and 186 new deaths, nearing 4200 – according to today’s FDOH reports. Escambia County has 177 new cases…

Continue Reading
Posted in Health

Escambia still averages a COVID death per day

Florida had 11,433 new COVID cases – just 25 short of last Friday’s daily record. Escambia County had 153 new cases – 147 Florida residents,…

Continue Reading
Posted in Politics

County calls presser for 11 a.m.

County Administrator Janice Gilley has called her first press conference since early April. Other than Commissioner Jeff Bergosh’s virtual Coffee with the Commissioner sessions, the…

Continue Reading
Posted in Education

Parents, teachers question plan to reopen schools

By Ana Ceballos, The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — As the number of coronavirus cases in Florida continues to climb, local education officials and…

Continue Reading
Posted in Escambia County Health

Criminal defense bar wants courts to return to Phase 1

In letter to John L. Miller, Chief Judge for First Judicial Circuit, the Society of the Criminal Defense Bar asks that the court system return to Phase…

Continue Reading
Posted in Escambia County Jail Politics

Escambia County Jail has 86% positivity rate in latest round of COVID tests

“As of today, 132 inmates have been tested at the Escambia County jail for COVID-19. Currently, there are 71 positive cases, 12 negative cases and 49…

Continue Reading
Posted in Baseball Business

Blue Wahoos Stadium wins

Blue Wahoos Stadium Named America’s Best Double-A Ballpark PENSACOLA, FL – Pensacola’s Blue Wahoos Stadium was named the 2020 Ballpark Digest “Best of the Ballparks”…

Continue Reading