Escambia County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Public defender arrested on drug chargesRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... out of left field. I didn't suspect it," said elected Public Defender Bruce Miller, who drove from Escambia County to Walton County Tuesday morning to cover Platterborze's morning criminal docket. "Everybody in the whole court system seems to be ...

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  2. Public defender arrested on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... out of left field. I didn't suspect it," said elected Public Defender Bruce Miller, who drove from Escambia County to Walton County Tuesday morning to cover Platterborze's morning criminal docket. "Everybody in the whole court system seems to be ...

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  3. Florida Owners Encouraged to Vaccinate Horses against EEERead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | The Horse

    ... with mosquito control are the most important ways to minimize an animal's chances of becoming infected. The Escambia County, Florida, Mosquito Control Division is encouraging horse owners to take preventive actions by vaccinating their horses ...

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  4. Employee smelled gas before jail explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    An Escambia County Jail employee says the gas smell was overwhelming in the hours before a deadly April 30 explosion that killed two inmates and injured nearly 200 other people.

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  5. New staff to treat inmates after jail explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | WCTV Tallahassee

    Escambia County officials have hired a new doctor, several nurses and two mental health agencies to treat prisoners in the wake of a deadly gas explosion at the jail.

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  6. FDLE rearrests Joseph Graves for 41 additional counts of drug traffickingRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | Florida Department of Law Enforcement

    ... physical evidence and nine counts of trafficking in illegal drugs. In January, in conjunction with the Escambia County Sheriff's Office and State Attorney William Eddins' Office, FDLE began an investigation into missing prescription pain pills from ...

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  7. Pensacola school bus driver arrested for slapping special needs childRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | WALA

    ... g video of the April incident for the first time earlier this month. The 9-year-old child has special needs. Escambia County Superintendent of Schools Malcolm Thomas says he can't comment on the incident because it is under ongoing investigation.

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  8. School bus driver arrested for slapping childRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... video of the April incident for the first time earlier this month. The 9-year-old child has special needs. Escambia County Superintendent of Schools Malcolm Thomas says he can't comment on the incident because it is under ongoing investigation. ___ ...

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  9. Pensacola Bay Area Brings the Beach to Houston's Memorial City MallRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... to win. About Visit Pensacola Visit Pensacola leads the effort of economic development through tourism in Escambia County. Comprised of over 200 member businesses, Visit Pensacola's mission is to position the Pensacola Bay Area as a premier ...

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  10. Blood donations needed to help PanhandleRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... effects of severe flooding after two-days of heavy rains. An explosion Wednesday night that destroyed the Escambia County Jail in Pensacola has put a strain on local blood supplies. Area hospitals currently have sufficient inventories of blood to ...

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  11. Schools could get FCAT storm waiversRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... effects of hurricane damage, such as a high number of dislocated students or classes on double sessions. Escambia County superintendent Jim Paul, whose district suffered an estimated $70-million in damage from Hurricane Ivan, said the waivers were ...

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  12. Meek makes history in FloridaRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... pay the $10,000 filing fee. ``And I thought it was important for me to listen to the needs of Florida, from Escambia County to Monroe County. I knew it would make me a better candidate and a better senator.''

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  13. Blood donations needed to help PanhandleRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... effects of severe flooding after two-days of heavy rains. An explosion Wednesday night that destroyed the Escambia County Jail in Pensacola has put a strain on local blood supplies. Area hospitals currently have sufficient inventories of blood to ...

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  14. Florida Leaders Urge Hurricane Preparation and Highlight Sales Tax HolidayRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Sunshine State News

    Speaking at the Escambia County Emergency Operations Center in Pensacola on Monday, Gov. Rick Scott told Floridians to be prepared and gather plans to deal with potential emergencies.

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  15. Meek makes history in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... pay the $10,000 filing fee. ``And I thought it was important for me to listen to the needs of Florida, from Escambia County to Monroe County. I knew it would make me a better candidate and a better senator.''

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  16. One month after jail explosion, costs mountRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    One month after a natural gas explosion devastated Escambia County's Central Booking and Detention Facility, the financial consequences of the disaster are mounting.

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  17. FEMA Continue Assistance for Flood VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    ... ng on behind the walls, and under the floor," said Campbell. FEMA says it's helped more than 8,000 people in Escambia County, 1,700 people in Santa Rosa County, 850 people in Okaloosa County, and a little more than 240 families in Walton County.

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  18. Escambia Community Clinics, Inc. looking for ne...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    ... office at 2200 North Palafox Street. Gov. Rick Scott greets members of the National Guard while visiting the Escambia County Emergency Operations Center Monday morning June 2, 2014. Scott was in town to help remind area residents to be prepared for ...

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  19. Monday's Lead Letter: Have proper insurance for hurricane seasonRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    Recent flooding from late April storms left parts of Escambia County in the Panhandle still flooded weeks later.

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  20. Gas leak discovered in Pensacola jail; booking center exploded last monthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Alabama Live

    PENSACOLA, Florida -- The Escambia County Jail evacuated its kitchen facility Thursday after a gas leak was discovered, according to a news release distributed by the county .

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