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Shuckers Beat The Pensacola Wahoos, Again

All the excitement in Wednesday’s game between the Pensacola Blue Wahoos and the Biloxi Shuckers happened in the eighth and ninth innings. Sean Buckley crushed a... Read more

Two San Bernardino shooting suspects killed in shootout

WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) — Two suspects in the mass shooting that left 14 dead in San Bernardino, California, one male and one female, were... Read more

Escambia school district made aware of Newpoint allegations last year

PENSACOLA, FL - Allegations of grade tampering and teacher misconduct at Newpoint schools has led to an investigation by the State Attorney. On Wednesday, school... Read more

Pedestrian killed during hit and run on Mobile Hwy

A pedestrian was killed during a hit and run around 8:30pm on Thursday. The accident happened in front of the Relax Inn near Mobile Hwy and Green... Read more

Definition of marriage being changed in the Presbyterian Church constitution

The Presbyterian Church, USA, is changing the definition of marriage in the church constitution.Members voted Tuesday to broaden the definition to say it's between "two... Read more

Cellphone photos lead to child pornography arrest

An Escambia County man has been arrested and charged with child pornography.Brian Swauger was charged with 35 counts of possession of obscene material.On May 3rd,... Read more

Supreme Court to hear historic same-sex marriage arguments

WASHINGTON (AP)- The Supreme Court is set to hear historic arguments in cases that could make same-sex marriage the law of the land.The justices are... Read more

Two arrested in Panama City Beach gang rape make first court appearance

Two Alabama college students are facing gang rape charges after a Spring Break trip to Panama City Beach.Ryan Austin Calhoun and Delonte Matistee had their... Read more

WWII hero from Crestview shot down kamikaze planes

In the heat of a World War Two battle, a janitor suddenly became a gunner, and was awarded a Bronze Star for heroism. Albert Flowers... Read more

Houston Rockets' Twitter goes full playoff mode as they eliminate the mavericks

The Houston Rockets eliminated the Dallas Mavericks from the 2015 NBA playoffs with a 103-94 victory in Game 5 on Tuesday at Toyota Center. As... Read more

PSC dental students offer free clinic

PENSACOLA, Fla. -- Dozens of  children have 'extra' clean smiles this weekendDental students at the Pensacola State College, Warrington campus provided a free clinic this... Read more

Dropping oyster harvests threaten Apalachicola community

APALACHICOLA, Fla. (AP) -- Apalachicola oysters are prized throughout Florida and the Gulf Coast for their unique blend of salinity and sweetness. Generations of families... Read more

Woman poses as lawyer for decade and makes partner

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A woman used forged documents to pose as an estate lawyer for a decade and made partner at her small firm before... Read more

Decorated Boston officer in coma after 'unprovoked' shooting

A police officer decorated for his role in the Boston Marathon bombing remains in critical condition in a medically induced coma after he was shot... Read more

Eight members of Maryland family found dead inside home

(CNN) Eight members of a Maryland family were found dead in a house Monday when police went to check on the father, who had failed... Read more

Man charged with death of second student in Virginia

A grand jury has indicted a man already charged with killing a University of Virginia student with the death of a Virginia Tech student who... Read more

FREEZE WARNING: Saturday Morning

Cold air strikes again and a FREEZE WARNING has been posted for the WEAR-TV areas highlighted on this map. A light freeze is likely as... Read more

Four teens arrested after police chase in Pensacola

Four teens are under arrest and charged with burglary, grand theft and resisting arrest.They led Pensacola police on a chase that ended in Cordova Park... Read more

Wahoos Snap Three-Game Win Streak With Loss To Jacksonville

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos (11-20) are at an early disadvantage in the race for the Golden Skillet as they dropped the first game... Read more

Sunny And Warm Weather Continues

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning. Thursday Night:... Read more

FDLE Arrests Two On Child Porn Charges

Florida Department of Law Enforcement Pensacola Regional Operations Center Special Agents arrested two local men on charges of possession of child pornography. Agents... Read more

Scott, State Workers End Fight Over Drug Tests

Ending a four-year legal battle that cost taxpayers at least $675,000, Gov. Rick Scott and lawyers representing a state workers’ union have agreed... Read more

Report finds 57% of the world is offline

(WEAR) - It may come as a shocker to some, but billions around the world do not have internet.A report from the United Nations finds... Read more

Century Awarded Grant For Splash Pad — But It Might Never Open

The Town of Century has been awarded a state grant to install a splash pad at Showalter Park, but there’s a chance the water playland... Read more

Health professionals give their two cents on the Medicaid expansion

Florida doctors and nurses are weighing in on the fight over Medicaid expansion.  Health Professionals from Miami traveled to Tallahassee to deliver flip-flops and worn... Read more

Ford's big Lincoln Continental is coming back

This car has a big job: To regain for Lincoln the respect it once had, decades ago, as a luxury car brand.In recent years, Lincoln... Read more

Traffic: Pavement Testing On Highway 90 At Beulah Road

Drivers may encounter lane closures on U.S. 90 (Mobile Highway) at the intersection of County Road 99 (Beulah Road) in Escambia County Thursday, July... Read more

Alligator causes fatal crash on I-10

NEW ORLEANS (AP) New Orleans police say an alligator crossing Interstate 10 caused a fatal two-vehicle crash.   A van was eastbound near an exit early... Read more

Sunny Skies Continue

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Wednesday Sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning. Wednesday... Read more

Ernest Ward Middle Presents Year-End Academic Awards

Ernest Ward Middle School recently presented the following academic awards for the 2014-2015 school year: Language Arts 6th Highest Academic Average – Amber Gilman 6th Most Improved –... Read more

Unrestrained 5-Month Old Seriously Injured In Crash; Driver Charged

A 5-month old infant was seriously injured in an accident Sunday night that left a driver facing multiple charges. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 33-year... Read more

The ‘Midol’ Defense: More Details Released In Century Attempted Murder

More details have been released about a shooting incident last Wednesday night that ended with Century man charged with attempted murder and a car full... Read more

Mom turns terminal cancer diagnosis into uplifting blog

New mom Whitney Cox's doctors may have put an expiration date on her life, but she's determined to beat their expectations and inspire others with... Read more

Authorities need your help locating missing/endangered man

(WEAR) - Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office needs your help locating a missing/endangered person. Authorities said Steven Mitchell Swiney has been missing since late November... Read more

Report: Islamic State threatens D.C. in new video

WASHINGTON (ABC7) — A new video claiming to be from the Islamic State is now threatening a terrorist attack on D. ... Source: www.weartv.com/Read Full... Read more

Olympic Sailor missing off Florida coast

The Coast Guard is searching in Biscayne Bay outside Miami for a missing sailor who was a member of the 2012 U.S. Olympic sailing team.Coast... Read more

Send your texts 25 years into the future

Photo courtesy: MGN onlineImagine getting a voicemail from your grandmother years after her death. Or, on your 18th birthday, a video of your dad rocking... Read more

More than ten million gallons of oil believed buried on gulf floor from BP oil spill

As much as ten million gallons of oil from the 2010 spill are buried in sediment on the gulf floor.   That's according to a new... Read more

"Guardian Angel" builds mini home for homeless woman

Photo credit: Elvis SummersAfter 10 years of living outdoors, Irene "Smokie" McGee finally got a temporary roof over her head, when fellow local Elvis Summers... Read more

Blue Bell Ice Cream issues recall of all products

BRENHAM, Texas (AP) — Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries issued a voluntary recall Monday night for all of its products on the market after two samples... Read more

This Is the Number One Source of Stress in America

(ABC)- Money is the top source of stress in our lives, beating out work, family responsibilities, and health concerns. That’s according to the new Stress... Read more

Heat Indexes 105+ Again Today

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Tuesday Mostly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10... Read more

Register Now For Escambia School District After-School Care

The first day of school is August 17. As parents get ready to return to their children to school, it’s time to make arrangements for... Read more

Mother of 'affluenza' teen listed as missing

Photo courtesy: MGNDALLAS (AP) A missing person report has been filed for the mother of the Texas teenager who appears to have fled after apparently... Read more

U.S. airports concerned over possible cyber attacks

The possibility of cyber terrorism is a new concern at our nation's airports. Every day nearly two million travelers are screened before boarding flights in... Read more

Burglary Suspect Sentenced; Crime Was Inspiration For Facebook Crime Fighters

An Escambia County man was sentenced Tuesday to over six years in prison for a string of residential burglaries in Escambia County and in Pensacola.... Read more

Firefighters added to law that bans impersonating police officers

It will soon be illegal to impersonate a firefighter.A bill would make it illegal for people to display badges or wear uniforms that would lead... Read more

Retirement ceremony planned for Chief Simmons

PENSACOLA, Fl. (WEAR) The Pensacola Police Department is holding a retirement ceremony for Chief Chip Simmons.Simmons is stepping down after 29-years with the department.He's been... Read more

The rising debt on the Garcon Point Bridge

The Garcon Point Bridge in Santa Rosa County has had a bad reputation since its beginning. It was called “the bridge to nowhere.”The bridge opened... Read more

10 Things to Know for Today: Wednesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. OBAMA'S ARAB WORLD VIEW CHALLENGED BY CRISESThe president... Read more

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