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Net Neutrality: What comes next after 'Historic' FCC vote

Net neutrality cleared a major hurdle today when it was approved by the Federal Communications Commission, however it doesn't mean the new rules classifying broadband... Read more

Driver hits, kills donkey on Highway 29

CANTONMENT, Fla. (NorthEscambia.com)- The driver of a Hyundai Santa Fe escaped injury early Tuesday morning when they hit and killed a donkey on Highway 29... 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

July 4th Tragedy: Toddler Drowns In Bratt Pool

Emergency officials responded to the reported drowning of an 18-month old toddler in a swimming pool Saturday afternoon in Bratt. The child was pronounced deceased... Read more

Dog receives special brace after being shot

A local prosthetics clinic is in the business of helping people get back on their feet. And, now they're helping an animal do the same. Meg... Read more

Basketball team disqualified for Breast Cancer Awareness jerseys

Photo credit: Fox 8A California high school girls’ basketball team has been disqualified for supporting cancer awareness on the court. ... Source: www.weartv.com/Read Full Article Read more

VIE Takes 2015 London Fashion Week

Last week, with press passes in hand, owners Lisa and Jerry Burwell and members of the VIE Magazine team took flight heading to London Fashion... Read more

New details released in sexual assault case against Escambia Co. deputies

New details were released Monday in the sexual assault investigation involving two Escambia County deputies. The deputies are suspected of sexually assaulting minors under the... 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

Marines killed in helicopter crash identified

Photo: Staff Sgt. Andrew Seif(WEAR) - The Marines killed in the helicopter crash in the Santa Rosa Sound have been identified. ... Source: www.weartv.com/Read Full... Read more

Beach obstruction ordinance goes in effect today

WALTON COUNTY, Fl. (WEAR) Starting Saturday in South Walton County, anything left on the beach will be gone by morning.It's now illegal for any personal... Read more

'No Heat' used in grooming of dog that died at Virginia store, Petco says

No heat was used in the grooming process of a Virginia woman's dog that died while in the care of Petco, though a veterinarian who... Read more

Flomaton Police Chief Credited With Saving Family From House Fire

The Flomaton, AL, police chief is being credited with saving a family from a house fire Wednesday afternoon. Smoke was already pouring from the attic of... Read more

55th annual Pace Awards

The Greater Pensacola Chamber of Commerce hosted its 55th annual "Pace Awards," Feb. 17th.The awards are given to community members who have made significant contributions... Read more

Six More Weeks Of Winter? North Escambia Weather Ducks See Shadow

On this Groundhog Day, Puxatony Phil, the world famous groundhog, and the NorthEscambia.com Weather Ducks have both predicted six more weeks of winter. Forklore... Read more

Big Events happening in Milton, Fl

MILTON, Fla. (WEAR)- Three big events are happening Friday in Downtown Milton! There will be Bands on the Blackwater, Riverwalk Market and “Two Wheel Friday.”... Read more

Over 5,000 Florida residents to receive restitution from Chase Bank

More than 5,000 people in Florida will receive restitution from Chase Bank and Chase Bank card services.A federal investigation found that Chase broke the law... Read more

New Dollar General Open In Cantonment

The area’s newest Dollar General store is now open in Cantonment. The new 9,288 square foot store is on a 2.28 acre lot at the... Read more

Hospitals To Scott: Go Look It Up Yourself

hospital funding, the governor’s request for information has been met with hospitals essentially telling him to go look it up. Many of the dozens of... Read more

UWF Career Services holding 'reverse career fair' Wednesday evening at UWF

University of West Florida "Career Services" is holding a "Reverse Career Fair" Wednesday afternoon.Employers don't have the tables, student organizations do.The business people go around... Read more

Krispy Kreme under fire for 'KKK' doughnut club

UNITED KINGDOM - Krispy Kreme has apologized after a store in the United Kingdom advertised a promotion for customers called 'KKK Wednesday.' KKK, in this... Read more

Police: Missing Teen May Be In Danger

Authorities are searching for a missing and endangered teen from Flomaton that was last seen June 27. Jasmine Nicole Smith, 16, was reported missing from her... Read more

Holiday Season’s Adopt-A-Family Underway for Children’s Advocacy Center

Want to help make Christmas merrier for some children and their families in need this year? The Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center’s (ECCAC) annual Adopt-A-Family... Read more

Scott Opposition To Health Expansion Adds Fuel To The Fire

Adding more drama to a $5 billion budget standoff between Republian legislative leaders, Gov. Rick Scott on Monday reversed course on his one-time... Read more

Why do federal employees rarely get fired?

It turns out if you want a career with major job security you might try applying to work for the federal government.  A new report... Read more

Jordan King orders swift retaliations for pilot execution

In the Middle East, swift retaliation for the murder of a Jordanian pilot.Just hours after ISIS released a video showing the 26-year-old being burned to... Read more

Latest on church shooting: Emanuel AME to re-open Sunday

(AP) Congregation members say the historic black church where nine people were killed is going to re-open for Sunday morning service.Cassie Watson said Saturday that... Read more

Photos: ‘A Turtle Convention’

Turtles on Jernigan’s Lake lined logs Sunday afternoon to enjoy the warm sunshine. Jernigan’s Lake, sometimes called Wiggin’s Lake, is located just east of Century... Read more

New investigation expected for Clinton's emails

The investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of private emails is picking up steam with more calls for her to testify before... Read more

Pensacon vendors set up for the big weekend

The Pensacola Bay Center is filled to the brim with comic books, action figures and all sorts of games as vendors set up for Pensacon. ...... Read more

Evers, Ingram Make A’s On Florida Chamber Report Card

Sen. Greg Evers and Rep. Clay Ingram were among those make an “A” on the Florida Chamber’s 2015 Legislative Report Card, released Wednesday. The Florida Chamber’s... Read more

Stafford Announces Supervisor Of Elections College Scholarship Opportunity

Ecambia County Supervisor of Elections David Stafford has announced the 2015 Florida State Association of Supervisors of Elections (FSASE) college scholarship. Three $1,200 scholarships will... Read more

Wild Willy's Adventure Zone coming to Okaloosa Island

A new adventure park is coming to Okaloosa Island. It's taken three years to bring Wild Willy's Adventure Zone from the drawing board to reality.... Read more

Perdido River boat ramp breaks ground Tuesday

A new boat launch on the Perdido River will finally break ground Tuesday.It's been been in the planning stages for years.Escambia County and The Florida... Read more

New exhibit opening at Pensacola Museum of Art, Friday

A new art exhibit.. remembering the underground rail road is scheduled to open Friday at the Pensacola Museum of Art.It's called "Color in Freedom Journey... Read more

House expected to pass Keystone Pipeline legislation, President vows to veto

The first veto showdown between President Obama and the republican-controlled congress heats up this week.The House is expected to pass a bill today to move... Read more

Person arrested for attempting to scale White House fence

WASHINGTON (AP)- The Secret Service has arrested a person for attempting to scale the White House fence.The agency says the incident happened at 10:25 p.m.... Read more

OCSO: 5 vehicles stolen Sunday night

Photo courtesy: MGNOKALOOSA COUNTY, Fl. (WEAR) Authorities need help locating whoever is responsible for stealing vehicles from residences in Crestview and Laurel Hill Sunday night.... Read more

Baybrook Drive neighbors help family as their home burns

An elderly couple is homeless after they managed to escape their burning house last night. It happened at a three-story house on Baybrook Drive Thursday... Read more

Zombie themed expo helps people prepare for disaster

GULF BREEZE, Fl. (WEAR) We are close to three weeks into this year's hurricane season, but it's never too late to be prepared.Support Alliance for... Read more

How the BP oil spill affected Gulf fisheries

Red snapper.  Grouper. Triggerfish. Amberjack. They're household terms in and around Destin, a town who's nickname refers to its fishing history. And that's why, five... Read more

Teen Shot At Home Near 10 Mile Road

One teen was shot at a home near 10 Mile Road late Thursday night. The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office responded to multiple calls of shots fired... Read more

Former Crestview Bank President guilty of multiple fraud charges

A former Crestview Bank President has plead guilty to multiple fraud charges.Michael "Sean" Davis was the president of Premier Community Bank of the Emerald Coast... Read more

Cunningham, Tanner Win 4-H Foundation Scholarships

Two Escambia County 4-H members who have excelled in both 4-H and academics have been awarded 4-H Foundation scholarships. Navy Federal Credit Union 4-H Scholarship –... 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

FWB man killed in motorcycle accident

Photo Source: MGNA Fort Walton Beach man was killed in a motorcycle accident Wednesday morning.Anthony Coleman was driving along the northbound on-ramp near Eglin Air... Read more

Teen charged for car theft and burglary

An Escambia County teenager is facing charges for car theft and burglary.Deputies said Joshua Morris, 15, stole a car from the Tom Thumb on Cerny... Read more

Bill Could Bolster Dental Care In Underserved Areas

A Senate Republican has filed a proposal that would create a program to provide financial help to dentists who work in areas of Florida that... Read more

Texting While Driving Targeted In Florida Senate

A Senate committee Tuesday narrowly approved two bills that would strengthen the state’s ban on texting while driving. The Senate Communications, Energy and... Read more

Robocall scams on the rise in Florida

Attorney General Pam Bondi is warning Floridians that robocall scams are on the rise across the state.Robocall complaints to the Florida Attorney General's office are... Read more

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