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Escambia County

Rawson Lane showdown set for Monday

May 17, 2017

By Duwayne Escobedo INWEEKLY For nearly 15 years, Pensacola Christian College has approached the Escambia County Commission about turning Rawson Lane over to it. Each time it has come up, commissioners have voted against closing the…

Politics

Ryan Wiggins on 2017 legislative session [podcast]

May 17, 2017

Ryan Wiggins of Full Contact Strategies offers her take on the 2017 Florida Legislative Session. She offers praise for the efforts of Representatives Clay Ingram, Frank White, and Jayer Williamson, as well as Senator Doug Broxson.…

Education

PSC Meadows disappointed in funding cut

May 17, 2017

By LLOYD DUNKELBERGER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA State colleges were dismayed by a legislative session that resulted in a major funding increase for state universities while colleges had their budgets slashed by $30 million, a…

Pensacola

Blount Redevelopment Selection Committee gets instructions

May 17, 2017

By Duwayne Escobedo Pensacola staff instructed the three-member selection committee Tuesday on the process for choosing either the ParsCo development team’s or Gunther Properties’ proposal for the old W.A. Blount Junior High School site. The selection…

Education

Escambia County Council of PTA announces 2017 Awards

May 17, 2017

The Escambia County Council of Parent and Teacher Association (ECCPTA) held their annual awards ceremony at Heritage Hall in Pensacola on May 12. The gathering included Council officers, Escambia County School Superintendent Malcolm Thomas and School…

Business

Studer: Service recovery [podcast]

May 16, 2017

Last week, Quint Studer discussed on “Pensacola Speaks” how to deal when customers aren’t happy. He said he has three goals when it comes to handling a complaint: 1) Retain the customer and create great word…