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Seville Quarter goes smoke-free August 1

June 24, 2015

Press Release: Seville Quarter will be going Smoke Free inside its premises effective August 1, 2015. Wilmer Mitchell, Rosie O’ Grady’s, Inc. President, and family patriarch says: “We have been considering this change for some time…


Podcasts: Doug Underhill and Dr. David Joyner

June 24, 2015

Yesterday on “Pensacola Speaks,” I interviewed Dr. David Joyner, the new executive director of the Andrews Institute, and Escambia County Commissioner Doug Underhill. Joyner on Andrews Institute and on playing for Coach Joe Paterno at Penn…


Pensacola writers launch new online literary magazine

June 16, 2015

Pensacola poets Katheryn Holmes, Jeff Santosuosso and Andrea Walker are looking for innovative, international voices for Panoply, a new online literary magazine. The trio is bringing Santosuosso’s vision to reality after months of developing criteria, creating…


PS Today: Mississippi Blues Trail and B.B. King

May 20, 2015

On Pensacola Today, Mary Margaret Miller, Bureau Manager, Creative Economy & Culture of Visit Mississippi, will revisit the show. We will talk about the late B.B. King and the Mississippi Blues Trail. King will be buried…

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May 18, 2015

Peter Schorsch, creator of, will be on the show today. He has been watching the Jeff Miller situation: If Jeff Miller runs for Senate, North Florida dominoes will begin to fall. ensacola Speaks airs on…


Loblolly Theatre returns

May 13, 2015

The Loblolly Theatre closed its doors in October of 2012 after thirteen seasons presenting original plays in an intimate theatre. In that time 75 original plays were premiered. ”Friends of Loblolly”, feeling the absence of this…


Pensacola Opera appoints new director

May 12, 2015

Press Release: Pensacola Opera’s Board of Trustees has announced the appointment of Maestro Jerome Shannon as the company’s new Executive Director. Shannon has been acting as Interim Executive Director since January, and has been involved with…


PS Today: UWF football coach on the show

May 4, 2015

UWF Football Head Coach Pete Shinnick will be on Pensacola Speaks today at 5:35 p.m. Please listen in. Pensacola Speaks airs on News Talk 1370 WCOA Monday-Friday from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. You can call…


Pensacola Opera chosen for Yale Symposium

April 29, 2015

Pensacola Opera announced today that it has been selected by the Yale School of Music as a participant in the fifth Yale Symposium on Music in Schools, which will take place June 4–7 on the Yale…