Guns News

Guns on campus bill moving through Florida House

January 14, 2015

A House panel is expected next week to take up a bill that would allow people with concealed-weapons licenses to carry guns on the campuses of state colleges and universities. The bill (HB 4005), filed by…


BeulahFest R.I.P.

January 14, 2015

The BeulahFest Committee announced this morning that BeulahFest has been permanently canceled due to the lack of sponsorships and donations. In press release this morning, the organizers said, “With heavy heart however, the committee has decided…


CyberThon 2015 coming to National Flight Academy

January 13, 2015

Joining forces to increase cybersecurity awareness and promote workforce development, local and regional technology leaders are giving students the opportunity to experience authentic cyber operations scenarios while learning from security experts. CyberThon 2015, hosted by the…


DEP sets up real-time monitoring of Apalachicola Bay

January 12, 2015

The Department of Environmental Protection now has real-time monitoring platforms in Apalachicola Bay. Maybe at some point such platforms could be installed in the waterways around here. Here is the press release: Four new, real-time monitoring…


Council takes step today on diversity

January 12, 2015

The Pensacola City Council will review today a proposed ordinance to create and implement a minority and woman-owned business program for city procurement. The ordinance is the result of nearly four-year process. In 2011, Mayor Ashton…


Kids for Camp 2015 Kick-Off Meeting, Feb. 3

January 12, 2015

Autism Pensacola is kicking off the Kids for Camp 2015 application period with an informational meeting at 6 p.m. February 3, in the Pollak Training Center, Arc Gateway, corner of Fairfield Drive and 10th Avenue. The…