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Environment

Deepwater Horizon NRDA Trustees will be here Oct. 27

October 6, 2015

Deepwater Horizon Trustees Propose Comprehensive Restoration Plan for the Gulf of Mexico Trustees ask for public comment on draft plan, which would allocate up to $8.8 billion for restoration from proposed settlement with BP The Deepwater…

Education

PechaKucha Pensacola Night Oct. 17

October 6, 2015

Press release: PechaKucha Pensacola and the Florida Public Archaeology Network are hosting volume 3 of PechaKucha Pensacola to celebrate International Archaeology Day. Several different experts from the University of West Florida Division of Anthropology and Archaeology…

2016 Election News

Ben Carson coming to Pensacola

October 6, 2015

On Sunday, November 1, 2015 Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson and his wife Candy will be appearing at Books-A-Million, 6235 N. Davis Hwy, to sign copies of his newly released book , “A More Perfect…

Politics

Gaetz requests audit of Walton County Planning Dept

October 5, 2015

At the request of Senator Don Gaetz, the Joint Legislative Audit Committee today ordered a full examination of the operations of the Walton County Planning Department. The department and its oversight by the Walton County Commission…

2016 Election

Gaetz in for a fight for Senate seat

October 5, 2015

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fort Walton Beach) has built a huge war chest for the Senate District 1 campaign over the last two years. His father, Don Gaetz, terms out of the Florida Senate next year. Gaetz…

Education

School Superintendents want ‘incompletes’ on 2015 tests

October 5, 2015

Last week, the Florida School Boards Association questioned the reliability of the state’s school-accountability system. Its statement was triggered by this one from the state’s school superintendents’ association. Florida Association of District School Superintendents made four…