Escambia County

Escambia County: Tropical Storm Nate Update #3

October 6, 2017

Current Situation Escambia County is under a Hurricane Watch, which means that hurricane conditions are possible within the next 48 hours. A Storm Surge Watch is  in effect, which means there is a possibility of life-threatening inundation in…


Rafferty wins $140M verdict

October 6, 2017

An Illinois federal jury has found that the pharmaceutical company AbbVie, Inc., must pay $140 million in punitive damages and $140,000 in compensatory damages to a former user of AndroGel, a testosterone replacement therapy. The award…


What is the impact of Nate on local events

October 6, 2017

The University of West Florida has moved its football game to tonight at 6 p.m. All UWF locations will be closed Saturday, Oct. 7 at noon through Monday, Oct. 9. This includes all classes, events, campus…

Escambia County

Beach town hall draws a crowd

October 5, 2017

By Duwayne Escobedo INWEEKLY About a dozen local citizens greeted Escambia County Commissioner Grover Robinson IV at his town hall meeting at the Santa Rosa Island Authority office by singing “move over Grover” to him. The…

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Studer has buyer for ECUA land

October 5, 2017

Yesterday on “Pensacola Speaks,” Quint Studer said that Studer Properties has an offer on the former ECUA Main Street Sewage Plant site. “We’ve got a serious person right now looking at it,” he said. “In fact,…


Robertson files ethics complaint against Underhill

October 4, 2017

Note: We’ve been notified that the complainant is not prohibited from disclosing the complaint so we reposted the earlier post.  Former Escambia County Commissioner Wilson Robertson today has filed an ethics complaint against County Commission Chairman…

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Offshore Inland cannot make balloon payment

October 4, 2017

On Aug. 31, Crystal Yasurk, vice president of finance and administration for OffShore Inland, sent Port of Pensacola Director Amy Miller a letter notifying the City of Pensacola that her company could not make the final…