Caring

Temple Beth El screens ‘Persona Non Grate’ tomorrow

March 29, 2017

The public is invited to join the Consulate-General of Japan in Miami, Temple Beth El, the Pensacola Jewish Federation and the Japan-America Society of Northwest Florida for a free film screening of “Persona Non Grata” on…

Politics

Scott takes aim at Corcoran

March 28, 2017

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Gov. Rick Scott on Monday upped his personal battle with House Speaker Richard Corcoran about the future of the state’s business-recruitment agency. Kim McDougal, Scott’s chief of staff,…

Politics

Gaetz on Obamacare: ‘We’re not quitters’

March 28, 2017

On “Pensacola Speaks” yesterday, Congressman Matt Gaetz said the House Republicans’ failure to repeal and replace Obamacare last week was “the most disappointing week of my seven years in public service.” Why? “Because there’s a promise…

Caring

Mission of Mercy Dental Clinic has openings

March 24, 2017

Escambia County has received word from the Mission of Mercy Dental Clinic that they have been providing record levels of service, but they have the ability to see more patients today as well as tomorrow. Free Dental…

Caring

New names to be added to Wall South

March 24, 2017

The Veterans Memorial Park Foundation of Pensacola will be add 140 names to “Wall South” at Veterans Memorial Park at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, March 29. The adding of the names is in preparation of the…

Politics

Speaker upset with Constitution Revision Commission

March 24, 2017

From The News Service of Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran, R-Land O’ Lakes, chided the chairman of the Constitution Revision Commission on Thursday for scheduling public hearings during the legislative session — setting up potential conflicts…

Business Escambia County Politics

House passes Triumph bills

March 24, 2017

From The News Service of Florida Northwest Florida counties moved closer Thursday to getting money the state received last year from the multibillion-dollar BP settlement tied to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The House unanimously…

Education

Best School Superintendent in Florida honored

March 23, 2017

From the Florida Department of Education: At yesterday’s State Board of Education meeting, Commissioner of Education Pam Stewart named former St. Johns County Schools Superintendent Dr. Joseph G. Joyner as the 2016 Lavan Dukes District Data…