UPDATE: Niceville Missing woman

Investigators are looking for a Niceville woman who disappeared in the middle of the night.
Shigeko Freeman has been missing for more than ten days.
Laura Hussey "Shigeko Freeman's car was found the morning of Sunday, January 6. It was in an emergency lane on the Mid-Bay Bridge that runs between Niceville and Destin"

Inside the car, deputies found her keys, her ID, and a note.
It had her husband's phone number on it, and the words "call 911"

Pastor Phil Daniels "Now that we're ten days into this, you just go, Where is she? What happened? Where did she go?"

Shigeko Freeman's church is Niceville Assembly of God.
Her work as a sign language interpreter made her a big part of the deaf ministry.

Pastor Daniels "She's just a great lady, always smiling, always just, she lights up a room with her smile"

For years, Freeman worked with special needs kids at Silver Sands School.

She was the district's Support Professional of the year in 2012. Not a person co-workers would ever expect to disappear without warning.

Randee Chambers "It was shock and disbelief. I can't imagine I couldn't imagine Shigeko doing anything like this."

Law enforcement teams did water searches near the bridge, but found nothing.
 Laura Hussey "Anyone who might have seen Miss. Freeman is asked to call Crimestoppers or the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office."

Source: www.weartv.com/

Read Full Article

+ Local News Headlines

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Prev Next

Dog found in dead owner's arms after Texas tornado has new home

Michelle “Missy” Shockley was volunteering with the crew that went in to Van, Texas after the tornado to rescue any animal survivors. PhotoCredit: ABCNewsVAN, Texas... Read more

Mojo 69 Memorial Throwdown will raise money for families of Black Hawk crash victims

A crossfit event is being held to raise money for the families of the Black Hawk helicopter crash victims.Last month, the UH-60 helicopter went down... Read more

Escambia's flood prevention plan to keep your home protected

The flood of 2014 was almost a year ago, but its effects are still being felt. Some people and businesses are still rebuilding. The flood... Read more

NOPD officer killed by suspect he was transporting

Photo of slain Officer Daryle Holloway, courtesy of NOPD's Facebook pageNEW ORLEANS (AP) A veteran New Orleans police officer has been shot and killed while transporting... Read more

Deputies search for suspect who broke into a Crestview pharmacy

Okaloosa County deputies are searching for the person who broke into a Crestview pharmacy.The alarm was activated at the Crestview pharmacy on North Ferdon boulevard... Read more

Blue Angels Back Home (With Photo Gallery)

The Blue Angels were back home Wednesday at the National Museum of Naval Aviation where an estimated 10,000 fans were on hand. If you missed the... Read more

Last Minute, Healthy Super Bowl Snack Ideas

by Dorothy C. Lee, Escambia County Extension Service Get defensive about your health. These easy-to-tackle recipes are just as tasty, but lower in fat and calories... Read more

Walmart to stop selling Confederate Flag merchandise

Photo Source: MGNRetail giant Walmart has decided to stop selling Confederate rebel flags amidst a renewed uproar about the rebel banner, the company said in... 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

Florida TaxWatch Supports Cable, Cell Phone Tax Cuts

Easing the tax burden for Florida families and businesses would also attract business investment, create Florida jobs and grow the state’s information-based... Read more

Okaloosa Co. student PSA contest teaching kids to recognized danger

School shootings….online predators….cyber bullying. They're issues teens need to be aware of, and prepared for. A video contest has got teens talking about the problems,... Read more

Northview’s Anna Barry Named Escambia Teacher Of The Year

Anna Barry of Northview High School has been named the Escambia County Teacher of the Year. “As a teacher, it’s great to see what you did... Read more

Deadline to enroll in Obamacare extended through April

The deadline to enroll in Obamacare has been extended.The Obama administration says the extension is for enrollees that owe a penalty for not being insured... Read more

Alabama Attempted Murder Suspect Jailed In Escambia, FL

An Alabama attempted murder suspect is now behind bars in Escambia County, FL. Walter Lee Hodges, 43, was allegedly driving southbound on Highway 31 near Brewton,... Read more

Quintette Area Mobile Home Damaged By Fire

A Monday evening fire damaged small mobile home on Pettway Circle off Quintette Road The fire was reported to have started in the kitchen and was... Read more

Brian Williams takes himself off air temporarily

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The future of NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams is very much in doubt. Williams begins a self imposed suspension today... Read more

Special Session Over, But Spotlight On Florida Hospitals Continues

A panel formed by Gov. Rick Scott to examine the finances of hospitals and other parts of the health-care industry held its first meeting... Read more

Florida to crack down on prostitution and human trafficking

Florida lawmakers are cracking down on human trafficking and prostitution. One way they are doing that is by making penalties tougher when it comes to... Read more

The availability for "Charlotte's Web" in Florida has been delayed

Santa Rosa County - The low THC marijuana known as "Charlotte's Web" may not be available for patients in Florida until the end of the... Read more

Ukraine troops withdrawing from embattled Debaltseve

ARTEMIVSK, Ukraine (AP) -- Ukraine has pulled most of its troops out of Debaltseve, the epicenter of recent fighting in war-torn eastern Ukraine, the president... Read more

Get Back to the Roots of Your Food with Outstanding in the Field

Join Outstanding in the Field at 13 Mile Seafood this Saturday, Jan. 10, in Apalachicola, Florida for their #WinterTour farm-to-table dinner series, featuring famous Apalachicola... Read more

Rolling Stone issues apology for frat rape story

(ABC) -- Rolling Stone issued an apology for a November 2014 article that detailed allegations about a gang rape at the University of Virginia, retracting... Read more

UPDATE: Babysitter killed after argument with children's father

CENTER POINT, Ala. (WBMA) A shooting Saturday morning in Center Point took the life of a 24-year-old woman. Sgt. Jack Self confirmed four children inside... Read more

Investigators focus on German co-pilot's mental state

Photo Credit: MGNonlineMARSEILLE, France (AP) -- A French police official says European investigators are focusing on the psychological state of the 27-year-old German co-pilot who... 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

SpaceX launch of observatory, landing test off until Tuesday

CAPE CANAVERAL (AP) -- A deep-space observatory has to wait yet another day before flying.   SpaceX called off Sunday's launch attempt because of trouble with... Read more

Escambia County To Hold Job Opportunity Fairs

The Escambia County Human Resource Department will host a series of Job Opportunity Fairs for a total of 28 positions. These positions include Community... Read more

Airlines on alert after Southwest safety problems

WARNING: Safety in the skies.United airlines are putting their pilots on notice after several serious incidents. They sent a message to the pilots that point... Read more

Register For Football, Cheer At NWE And Cantonment

Registration is underway for the 2015 football and cheerleading seasons for Northwest Escambia and the Cantonment Cowboys. Registration for the 2015 Cantonment Cowboys football and ... Read more

Feds serve warrant in Crestview, blocking streets

Residents in a Crestview neighborhood were greeted by a barricaded street and a bunch of federal officers.Approximately, 8 a.m. Friday morning authorities served a warrant... Read more

Hit & Run accidents on the rise in Florida

The state of Florida has reported an increase in the frequency of hit and run accidents in the past three years. The Florida Department of... Read more

Learn To Knit, Stitch Or Can This Month At The Molino Branch Library

Patrons can learn to knit, stitch and can this month at the Molino Branch Library. The Twisted Stitchers Yarn Club will meet Tuesday, April 7 at... Read more

California man, abandoned by dumpster as baby, finally meets biological father

Santa Ana police officer Michael Buelna is picturedhere with Robin Barton as a baby after rescuing Barton from a dumpster,where he was abandoned, Nov. 21,... Read more

Dr. Jill Biden christens future U.S.S. Gabrielle Giffords

MOBILE, Ala. (WEAR) Courage and resilience: two words used to describe Former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords on Saturday afternoon during a christening ceremony for a... Read more

Is the Gulf Coast returning to pre-oil spill conditions?

PENSACOLA, Fla – The Gulf is returning to pre-oil spill conditions, according to a new report release by BP.  According to the report, there’s no... Read more

Commissioners pass new ordinance on historic flags

Next time you go by the Bay Center you will see Five Flags Flying.Escambia County Commissioners approved an ordinance, presented by Grover Robinson, to allow... Read more

Grapefruit sized tumor found during routine Dentist visit

A trip to the dentist saved an 11-year-old's life, tipping her doctors and mother off to a grapefruit-sized tumor that could have killed her.At a... Read more

More restrictive spring break pondered after party shooting

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla.- A house party that dissolved into a hail of gunfire and left seven young people hurt has officials on the Florida... Read more

Barn yard animals beheaded and left around parks in Sacramento

Police in Sacramento, California, are searching for a suspect accused of decapitating animals, stuffing their heads into paper bags, and leaving them in various city parks. ...... Read more

Swiss open criminal proceedings in 2018, '22 World Cup votes

ZURICH (AP)- Swiss federal prosecutors opened criminal proceedings related to the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, throwing FIFA deeper into crisis only... Read more

Tiffany Drive late night shooting update

Deputies are looking for the person who shot a teenager in Escambia County overnight.It happened in the 1200 block of Tiffany Drive around 11pm.    There... Read more

Suspects sought in mobile home park shooting

ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fl. (WEAR) Authorities are searching for three men involved in a shooting at a mobile home park Friday morning. If your information leads... Read more

'Suspicious' house fire on N. Tarragona St. under investigation

The State Fire Marshal’s office is investigating an afternoon fire that is being called suspicious.The fire broke out around 3:30 Monday afternoon in the 3000... Read more

Some Sunshine, No Rain, And 75 Today

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast: Saturday Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 5 to 10... Read more

Measles continues to spread

At least four people with measles have now traveled through Florida.Now, the state's Health Department has issued a health alert, urging people to get vaccinated.   ... Read more

Pensacola Beach residents concerned over who will be providing future services

Escambia County commissioners are trying to figure out how to provide services on Pensacola Beach if the Santa Rosa Island Authority is shrunk, or scrapped.The... Read more

Two big Santa Rosa projects put on hold after Gov.'s veto

SANTA ROSA COUNTY, Fla. - Gov. Rick Scott vetoed more than $400-million in the state budget slated for projects across the state.Out of that, $8.3-million... Read more

Blue Wahoos Beat Jackson

Pensacola Blue Wahoos pitcher Josh Smith picked up his second win of the season by throwing seven scoreless innings against the Jackson Generals on Sunday. Smith,... Read more

Registration for Alabama alligator hunting season begins June 2nd

Registration for the 2015 Alabama alligator hunting season starts June 2nd.The total number of alligator tags will increase to 260 this year.Registration must be competed... Read more

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry visits Destin's Republican Women's Club

Former Texas Governor Rick Perry spoke to the Okaloosa County Republican Women's Club in Destin on Wednesday. The three term Governor was the longest serving... Read more

Florida Lottery Results

Ice Flyers Blue Wahoos

Latest Pensacola News

Latest National News

© Pensacola.com 2015. All rights reserved. | Terms of Use |     Associated Sites: FtWaltonBeach | ScreenRave | Fight.tv | Hotels & Resorts