Jerry and Julie 6.20.16

Maygarden and Sheppard to head SCI board

June 20, 2016

Jerry Maygarden, former Pensacola mayor and Florida House Majority Leader, has been elected chairman of the board for the Studer Community Institute. The board chairman supports the work of SCI and provides governance leadership and strategic…


Mayor nominates Flynn for Pensacola airport director

June 20, 2016

Pensacola Council President Charles Bare has called a special meeting for 3:30 p.m. Monday, June 27 for the City Council to approve Mayor Hayward’s appointment of Dan Flynn as the airport director. Flynn has served as…


Evers announces AR-15 rifle giveaway

June 20, 2016

On Father’s Day, U.S. Congressional Candidate Greg Evers announced a Facebook contest to award a custom-built AR-15 rifle to one randomly chosen resident of the 1st Congressional District who has liked and shared his Greg Evers…


Jolly exits Senate race, will battle Crist

June 18, 2016

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Another political domino fell Friday as Republicans wait to see if U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio will run for re-election. U.S. Rep. David Jolly, a Pinellas County Republican, announced…


Buzz: Jolly tells CNN Rubio is running

June 17, 2016

This morning on CNN’s “New Day,” Congressman David Jolly said that Marco Rubio will be getting into the U.S. Senate race. Jolly plans to tell his constituents at noon whether he’ll stay in the Senate race…

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Orlando shooting leads to more gun sales

June 17, 2016

Gun sales have dramatically increased in Florida in the wake of Sunday’s mass shooting at an Orlando nightclub that left 49 people dead and dozens wounded. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement ran 9,854 background checks…