This is truly amazing. The change.org petition that Rev. Nathan Monk started two weeks is just 33 votes shy of 10,000 signatures. You have to laugh at the attempt by the Mayor Ashton Hayward's staff to persuade the minister that he had little support for his (Councilwoman Sherri Myers') efforts to [...]
The Center for Independent Living Disability Resource Center invites people with disabilities and other under-represented persons or groups to a discussion on how they can fully participate in the process that will determine how millions of dollars from the BP oil disaster will be used in our [...]
IN Your Head Radio: Mobile mayor’s first 100 days, UF Dean on 4-H controversy, UWF football coach Pete Shinnick
On the radio show today, I have at 11:35 a.m. Rob Holbert, co-publisher of Lagniappe, the independent newspaper in Mobile, Ala. We will discuss the first 100 days of Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson. At 12:05 we will have UF Dean Nick Place talk about the controversy over the new 4-H building for [...]
On IN Your Head Radio, I interviewed Texas attorney Brent Coon on BP, how it has dealt with disasters in the past and on the latest developments with BP claims settlements. Listen here.
Though Mayor Ashton Hayward fails to mention last year's homeless ordinances came from his office and places blame on the city council, he appears ready to right those wrongs. He credits prayer and personal reflection as the key to his change of mind. Sadly he doesn't give Councilwoman Sheri Myers [...]
The guest list has been set for today's show: 11:35 State Rep. Clay Ingram 12:35 Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan 1:05 Tammie Byrer, EscaRosa Coalition on the Homeless The show airs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on WCOA FM 100.7. You can listen online at Wcoapensacola.com or on [...]
CMPA has prevailed in the lawsuit against MPDP. Defendant Maritime Park Development Partners, LLC, is ordered to disgorge to Plaintiff Community Maritime Park Associates, Inc., the total sum of $1,624,066.57.36 Read Order - Ruling.
By Jim Turner, The News Service of Florida Insurance companies could face tougher penalties if they impose higher rates, refuse to issue or cancel auto or homeowner policies due to gun ownership, under a measure backed by a House committee Tuesday. Florida law already prohibits such action, [...]
Escambia County Sheriff's Office Investigators, in conjunction with the State Attorney's Office, obtained warrants for the arrest of former FDLE lab chemist Joseph Graves. Graves is charged with one (1) count of Grand Theft of a Controlled Substance, twelve (12) counts of Tampering [...]
We have University of West Florida Athletic Director Dave Scott on the show at 11:05 am. Republican strategist Rick Wilson will be on at 12:05 p.m., and we are trying to get Rev. Nathan Monk on the show at 1:05 pm. The show airs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on WCOA FM 100.7. You can listen online at [...]
FDEP personnel Dominic Marcanio and Joey Whibbs conducted on Jan. 31 post-response monitoring surveys in Escambia County, Florida, with a focus in the Fort Pickens area. A total of 328 tar balls were collected during their survey, amounting to nearly two pounds removed from these sections of [...]
Dylan Farrow writes of how she was sexually assaulted by her adopted father, Woody Allen. Woody Allen is a living testament to the way our society fails the survivors of sexual assault and abuse. The account is haunting and powerful. Read here. The account ends [...]