Business Escambia County Pensacola

Buzz: Pelicans like Bay Center

August 31, 2017

The New Orleans Pelicans have made another round of visits with Escambia County Commissioners individually. We’ve been told that the NBA team is very interested in having its G-League team play at the Pensacola Bay Center.…


A Facebook account from Houston

August 30, 2017

Local contractor John Minor is in Houston. This is what he posted on his Facebook page: “I ended up with 23 sick or injured pulled from the flood waters over the course of 4 days in…


Ole Miss opens time capsule from 1978

August 30, 2017

Pieces of Ole Miss history that have been secretly tucked away behind the cornerstone of the Student Union have come to light when the time capsule from November 1978 was recently unsealed. Contractors discovered the capsule…

Caring Education

Children’s Home Society and M-Power [podcast]

August 30, 2017

Last year, The U.S. Department of Education reported that 1.36 million public school students were homeless. Children’s Home Society of Florida is blazing a path for homeless teens in Pensacola to continue their education and realize…


Trucks For Texas

August 30, 2017

St. Paul Catholic School has partnered with Penske and Two Men And A Truck to bring supplies to victims of Hurricane Harvey. On Friday, Sept. 1, from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. you can drop off…


IMPACT 100 announces finalist in two weeks

August 29, 2017

IMPACT 100 Pensacola Bay Area, a local women’s philanthropy group, is holding a press conference Wednesday, Sept. 10 a.m. to announce the 2017 finalists from this year’s grant application pool. It will be held at…


Study: A Higher Minimum Wage Would Reduce Child Abuse

August 29, 2017

The states of Oregon and Maryland and the cities of Los Angeles and Washington, D.C., all have implemented minimum-wage hikes this summer, and one study shows a positive side effect they might not have anticipated. According…


Blue Wahoos win 400th game

August 29, 2017

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos won its 400th game last night in Blue Wahoo Stadium on Fetterman Field, beating the Mississippi Braves 3-2. Four thousand fans, including more than 220 construction workers employed on the Studers various…

Caring Entertainment

Cody Martin joins Pensacola Opera

August 28, 2017

Executive Director Jerome Shannon announces the appointment of Cody Martin to the position of Director of Education for Pensacola Opera. “Cody Martin is one of our country’s most promising young pianists, coaches and operatic conductors,” said…