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State Weekly Roundup: Waiting to inhale

May 14, 2016

By BRANDON LARRABEE THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA With all due respect to Kermit the Frog, it’s getting easier to be green in Florida. With more than 3,000 people descending on Central Florida for the nation’s…

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Pensacola: Weekly Wrap-up – May 14

May 14, 2016

Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward announced on May 10 his firing of Fire Chief Matt Schmitt and Deputy Fire Chief Joe Glover due to a “loss of confidence in their ability to lead the Pensacola Fire Department.”…

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Kaylen Findley named SR Rookie Teacher of the Year

May 13, 2016

The Santa Rosa Education Foundation announced Kaylen Findley, a 7th-12th grade Agriculture teacher at Jay High School, as the 2016 Santa Rosa Rookie of the Year during their Rookie of the Year Reception Wednesday afternoon. She…

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White, Williamson rake in cash for House races

May 12, 2016

With two House seats opened up in Northwest Florida, Republicans Jayer Williamson and Frank White have quickly moved to raise campaign cash, newly filed finance reports show. Williamson, a Santa Rosa County commissioner, raised $42,470 last…