The board of Visit Pensacola meets today. According to its agenda packet, Pensacon generated 672 room nights with a value of $2.475 million. Here are the estimates on other meetings and groups hosted in Escambia County: 2014 Immersed in Ink 1/23-1/27: 100 Room nights, $770,000 2014 Pensacola [...]
Greater Pensacola Chamber CEO Jerry Maygarden will make a special presentation on economic development today to his board of directors. The meeting is open to the public and will be held at Gulf Power Co. headquarters. - Posted using BlogPress from my iPad
Press Release: Did you ever wonder what camellia enthusiasts do when they get together? At the annual installation banquet of the Pensacola Camellia Club, they brought in lovely blooms for exhibit and for table decoration. Eighty plus members and guests enjoyed an evening of food and fellowship [...]
Dr. Alphonso W. Steward, III gave a verbal resignation on Thursday, February 20th to Marilyn Wesley, Director of Community Affairs. Below is the email that Ms. Wesley sent to County Administration and the Commissioners about this matter on Thursday. From: "Marilyn D. Wesley" Date: February 20, [...]
Take part in one, two, or three of this Trail Run Series through beautiful, tree-lined forests of the Blackwater River State Park. Each race of the Trail Series challenges each participant while creating lasting memories. Bring your whole family to enjoy the great outdoors! The series kicks off [...]
The mission of LeaP Play is to create a fun and comforting playroom for the children who are battling an illness, and ensure that each child who is admitted into The Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart has a fun “escape”. The playroom is a place for patients to just be kids. It’s a medical [...]
We've got Steve Glover on at 11:05 talking about opening of a pass at Navarre Beach. Then at 12:35 pm, Ryan Wiggins of Full Contact Strategies on Tallahassee news and Shannon Nickinson at 1:35 pm on the latest Progress+Promise show. The show airs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on WCOA FM 100.7. [...]
Tour of Historic Pensacola Date: Saturday, Feb. 22 Time: 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Location: Historic Pensacola Village Details: The Office of Equity, Diversity & International Affairs, along with other partners, will host a free tour of Historic Pensacola. Please register for your seat on the tour bus [...]
It's time we put this foolishness (dicksblog) behind us. We must rebuild. The Independent News will continue to pursue the truth, and you will find my name on everything I write.
Orientation to be held February 24, 2014 from 6- 8:00 p.m. With the increasingly busy show season, the Saenger Theatre needs to add to its volunteer usher roles. Each performance utilizes approximately 16 volunteer ushers to assist the paid staff with the audience needs and events are [...]
I'm guest on The John Bachelor Show tonight. I was originally scheduled for 10 pm, but they moved me up. You can listen to the interview on WCOA 100.7 FM. You can listen online at Wcoapensacola.com or on iheartRadio.
State Rep. Matt Gaetz will be on the show to talk about his bill to legalize Charlotte's Web. He will be on @ 1:05. We have got Sheriff David Morgan on at 12:35 .- Posted using BlogPress from my iPhone