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Scott honors 49 victims of Pulse shooting

June 26, 2016

Gov. Rick Scott this past week ordered that 49 flags be placed in front of the Florida Capitol. The flags are meant to remember the lives of the 49 people who died in the June 12…

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Hammonds donate $100K to PSC Visual Arts

June 26, 2016

Local philanthropists David and Cathy Hammond recently donated $100,000 to the Visual Arts Department at Pensacola State College. Their contribution kicks off a $1 million effort to establish a permanent fund providing additional visual arts scholarships,…

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Local boy named Children’s Miracle Network Champion

June 25, 2016

Today, 14-year-old Drew Barefield of Crestview will join pediatric patients from each state on an Ambassador Tour for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Drew was treated for multiple traumatic injuries at The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at…

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Voices of Pensacola building up for AIA award

June 22, 2016

The Florida Foundation for Architecture is asking Floridians to for the 2016 People’s Choice Award for their favorite building. Pensacola’s entry is the Voices of Pensacola Multicultural Center. You can vote online here until July 22.…

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WSRE wins Telly awards

June 21, 2016

WSRE, PBS for the Gulf Coast, has received bronze Telly Awards for production of two “In Your Own Backyard” episodes: “Pensacon,” produced and directed by James Roy, and “Undersea Northwest Florida,” produced and directed by Ted…

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Maygarden and Sheppard to head SCI board

June 20, 2016

Jerry Maygarden, former Pensacola mayor and Florida House Majority Leader, has been elected chairman of the board for the Studer Community Institute. The board chairman supports the work of SCI and provides governance leadership and strategic…

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Blue Angels fly over downtown Pensacola

June 16, 2016

This morning, the Blue Angels returned to the air and started training flights in preparation to resume the team’s Pensacola practice and air show season schedules. From Twitter: Blue Angels ‏@BlueAngels 22m22 minutes ago We are…

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Disney donates $1M to help shooting victims, families

June 14, 2016

Bolstered by money from some of Central Florida’s biggest corporate players, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer on Tuesday announced formation of the OneFlorida Fund to help victims and family members in the aftermath of the mass shooting…