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Man caught returning items he didn't buy

A Miramar Beach man is facing charges after deputies found him returning items at a sporting goods store he didn't purchase.Video cameras captured Matthew Legrant... Read more

Update: Missing Alzheimer’s Patient Located

UPDATE: Missing Alzheimer’s patient located safely after a citizen tip. Earlier story: Authorities are searching for a missing Alzheimer’s patient from Escambia County. Joaquim Prates, 84, was... Read more

2015 Wine, Women, & Shoes Vintner Dinners

Take a peek behind the scenes with VIE at this year’s Wine, Women & Shoes Vintner Dinners. Guests purchased tickets to attend the Vintner dinner... Read more

Oklahoma tornadoes rake the state: Storms kill 1, injure dozens

OKALAHOMA (CNN)- What had been an unusually quiet storm season broke out with a vengeance Wednesday, slashing across Oklahoma and killing one person.A reported tornado... Read more

Work Begins To Replace Highway 97 Bridge In Walnut Hill

Construction activities began Tuesday to replace a 75-year old Highway 97 bridge over Little Pine Barren Creek in Walnut Hill. The work is part of... Read more

Message at Grammys: Stop violence against women

One of the most talked about moments of Sunday night's Grammy Awards was the spotlight on raising awareness about violence against women.President Obama delivered a... Read more

Neighborhood Watch tip leads to drug trafficking arrest

A Neighborhood Watch tip led police to arrest Chrishon Nobles, 37, for drug trafficking. Police collected a total of 35.36 grams of cocaine, 9.9 grams... Read more

Health report released for Rolling Hills landfill

ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla.  – The department of health released its preliminary toxicology consultation on the area surrounding the pit Wednesday.The report says that hydrogen sulfide... Read more

Atlanta-area garbage collector jailed for working too early

ATLANTA, Ga.- A sanitation worker in an Atlanta suburb must go to jail for getting to work too early.Kevin McGill was sentenced to 30 days... Read more

The Blues Are Back

The boys are back in town….the Blue Angels are back home in Pensacola after being gone for three months. The Blue Angels 2015 Pensacola Beach... Read more

Ernrest Ward Middle School open house

Ernest Ward Middle School will be complete next week.The school is giving the community a chance to tour the new building at their open house... 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

Bob Solarski competes for bragging rights at Smokin' in the Square

Smokin' in the Square wouldn't be the same without Channel Three's Bob Solarski on the grill.Bob is spending his weekend at Seville Square, competing for... Read more

Take A Survey: County Seeks Input On RESTORE Fund Spending

Escambia County wants to know how you would like to see RESTORE funds spent on projects. “Projects can be anywhere in the county,” Kathleen Dough-Castro, Escambia... Read more

Local High Performing Schools Receive $3.3 Million In Bonus Money

High performing schools in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties are receiving over $3.3 million in School Recognition Program funding. The financial awards are based on... Read more

Two Escambia Men Sentenced To Federal Prison In Tax Fraud Scheme

Two Escambia County men were sentenced to federal prison Tuesday in a tax refund and identity theft scheme. Andrey C. Cook, 34, and Richard J. Beverly... 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

Local Elementary School Custodian Arrested For Child Porn

Florida Department of Law Enforcement Pensacola Regional Operations Center Special Agents have arrested Samuel Dwain Yates, 43, of 4289 W. Avenida De... Read more

Okaloosa County approves TIF for P J Adams Parkway widening

UPDATE:  Some relief could be on the way for commuters on congested "PJ Adams Parkway" in Crestview.It's only two lanes and often gets backed up.Yesterday,... Read more

Northwest Escambia Fooball, Cheer Names New Directors

Northwest Escambia Football and Cheer has announced new board members and officers for the upcoming 2015 season. They are: Greg Gibson – President Jarrod Peebles – Vice-President Vickie Grant... Read more

Let the good times roll at Destin Commons Mardi Gras Celebration Feb. 13

Enjoy an evening full of Mardi Gras fun at Destin Commons from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. to watch a non-stop line up of over 30... Read more

Ex-NFL star Warren Sapp arrested in Phoenix

PHOENIX (AP)- Former NFL lineman and Hall of Famer Warren Sapp was arrested Monday on suspicion of soliciting a prostitute and allegedly assaulting two women,... Read more

Today: NHS Band BBQ Lunch In Walnut Hill, Brandon Penegar Memorial Car Show In Cantonment

GUMC Youth/Branden Penegar Memorial Car Show Gonzalez United Methodist Church will host the second annual GUMC Youth/Branden Penegar Memorial Car Show today. Admission is... Read more

Alabama man pleads no contest to DUI manslaughter

Alabama man pleads no contest to DUI manslaughter after causing a fatal accident on Interstate ten. Martin Hale was driving on Interstate 10 in Okaloosa... Read more

Private Applicator Pesticide License Class To Be Held In Walnut Hill

A class to obtain a Private Applicator Pesticide License will be held February 25 at the Walnut Hill Community Center. Attendees will learn the basics of... Read more

One of four surviving Dolittle Raiders dies at 94

One of four of the surviving Doolittle Raiders has died. Lieutenant Colonel Edward Saylor passed away Wednesday.    He was 94 years old.The Raiders, led by... 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

California students find teacher hanging in classroom

Students at a California High School experienced a tragic loss, March 1st. One of the school’s teachers was found hanging inside of a classroom at... Read more

Florida Ethics Commission dismisses Fmr Commissioner Gene Valentino's complaint

The Florida Commission on Ethics has dismissed a complaint filed by former Escambia County Commissioner Gene Valentino.Valentino filed four accusations against Escambia County Chief Deputy... Read more

Counties Seek Agreement With State Over Juvenile Detention Costs

County commissioners from around Florida urged lawmakers Wednesday to approve a proposal that could end a long-running battle about how to split juvenile detention costs. Commissioners... Read more

Northview Chiefs Fall In Regional Semifinals

The Northview High School basketball team’s dreams of a championship trophy came to an end Tuesday night, just three games shy of a 1A state... Read more

Know Before You Burn: Burn Authorizations Often Needed

Many times, area residents need permits for outdoor burns, according to the Florida Forest Service. One of the primary roles of the Florida Forest Service is... Read more

Highway 97 Traffic Delays Friday

Drivers on Highway 97 can expect delays Friday just south of the state line. There will be alternating and intermittent land restrictions from 9 a.m.... Read more

Five Charged In Home Invasion

Five people have been charged in connection with a January 10th home invasion on Olive Road. According to the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, three females barged... Read more

Former rap mogul set to be arraigned on murder charges Tuesday

Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight is set to be arraigned on murder charges Tuesday.Knight is accused of intentionally running over two men with his... Read more

International Paper Again Named One Of ‘America’s Most Admired Companies’

International Paper has been named by FORTUNE magazine once again as one of “America’s Most Admired Companies” for the 12th time in the past 13... Read more

Bill Would Boost Power Of Nurse Practitioners

Wading into a fierce debate in the health-care industry, a House panel Wednesday approved a bill that would increase the authority of advanced ... Read more

Car hydroplanes killing teen driver

A Navarre teenager was killed Sunday night in a car wreck.State troopers said Cherylynn Monno, 16, was driving south on Highway 231 in Jackson County,... Read more

Destin teen's body found ashore in Okaloosa died from gunshot

An autopsy shows a Destin teen whose body washed ashore in Okaloosa County, died from being shot in the head.Johna Campbell's, 18, body washed ashore... Read more

Escambia commissioner wants five flags flown at Bay Center

The City of Pensacola is known as the "City of Five Flags." The five flags that fly in the City of Pensacola are the French,... Read more

Double Bridge Run may cause some traffic delays Saturday morning

The Double Bridge Run is taking place Saturday and it could impact where you can drive.There will be road closures in Downtown Pensacola Saturday morning.   ... Read more

Near 70 Today, Cooler For Remainder Of The Week

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Monday A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 5 to... Read more

Obama: Maybe it's time for mandatory voting

Photo Credit: MGNonline(CNN)- How do we offset the influence of big money in politics while fixing the country's abysmal voter turnout rate?President Barack Obama suggested... Read more

Michigan Avenue house fire under investigation

A house fire in Escambia County is now under investigation.Video sent in by one of our viewers.    It happened on Michigan Avenue around 7 pm... Read more

High traffic areas in Escambia County may see new sidewalks

Escambia County Commissioners are putting new sidewalks on the drawing board.They approved applying for federal funds to pay for installing sidewalks on Massachusetts Avenue, Chemstrand... Read more

Same-sex couples may one day have biological children

A stem cell research breakthrough might someday allow same-sex couples to have their own biological children.Researchers at Cambridge University in England have taken the first... 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

Pilot may have been locked out of cockpit before Germanwings plane crash

One of the pilots of the Germanwings flight that crashed in the French Alps may have been locked out of the cockpit, a senior military... Read more

Man guilty of setting up wife's death while walking with son

A New York City man was convicted Thursday of setting up the fatal shooting of his wife while the couple was on a walk with... Read more

The Latest: Prosecutor says co-pilot purposely crashed plane

1:00 p.m. (1200 GMT 8:00 a.m. EDT)Marseille prosecutor Brice Robin says passengers on the doomed Germanwings flight could be heard screaming just before the crash.He... Read more

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