Tanyard streets flooding

June 13, 2017

Councilwoman Sherri Myers called to say the Tanyard neighborhood that streets around Mayor Ashton Hayward’s Government Street Stormwater Pond are flooded. “We paid $4 million for a stormwater pond that’s not working,” she said. “This is…


Docs vs. Glocks legal battle ends

June 12, 2017

By DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Six years after Florida lawmakers tried to stop doctors from asking patients about guns, health-care providers have emerged victorious in a legal battle as the state did not…

Escambia County

Two counties discuss future of jail agreement

June 12, 2017

Representatives of Walton County Sheriff Mike Adkinson are meeting with Escambia County Administrator Jack Brown at 1 p.m. today. Because of the talks, Sheriff Adkinson has suspended his deadline of June 30 to return the 260-plus…

Business Politics

Marijuana investor info public

June 9, 2017

From The News Service of Florida: Information about investors and partners in medical-marijuana businesses is not a trade secret and should be disclosed under Florida’s public-records law, an appeals court ruled Friday. A three-judge panel of…