Lisa Tindell

Floyd avoids life in prison

A jury returned a guilty verdict in a promoting prison contraband case against Cedric Floyd — but it wasn’t the verdict the prosecutors were hoping ... Read more

Clerk office hours cut

With financial shortfalls blamed for part of a statewide problem, Chief Justice Roy Moore issued a mandate last week that will see circuit clerk offices ... Read more

Law enforcement proposes substitute gun bill

Fewer than 1 percent of the pistol permits sought in Escambia County are denied — but Sheriff Grover Smith and other law enforcement officials believe ... Read more

County schools get A+ rating

With the sale of bonds planned for as soon as next week, an A-plus credit rating for the Escambia County Board of Education will be ... Read more