SCHOOLS

Perdido 5th graders build parachutes

Fifth graders in Mrs. Jill Jones science class recently put their knowledge of eight science and engineering practices to use in creating parachutes. The assignment ... Read more

BOE updates nepotism policy

The Escambia County Board of Education approved changes to its nepotism policy, during Thursday’s regular board meeting. Superintendent John Knott had initially proposed the changes ... Read more

EA student attends D.C. ‘Tour’

EA student attends D.C. ‘Tour’

An Escambia Academy student was among four young people that Southern Pine Electric Co-op recently sponsored to attend the National Rural Electric Youth Tour in ... Read more

Legion hears from ‘State’ students, names officers

Legion hears from ‘State’ students, names officers

The American Legion Post 90 heard from nine likely future leaders at their Tuesday, June 30, meeting. The meeting celebrated the 12 high school seniors ... Read more

County Bar to receive state award for Law Day

The Escambia County Bar will receive a special award in July, in recognition of the county’s “Law Day” program and the thousands of students it ... Read more