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New rates approved for Gulf Power

May 4, 2017

The Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) today approved Gulf Power Company’s (Gulf) rates from the Commission’s previously approved settlement agreement. Customers will be noticed about their final rates, effective July 1, 2017. The impact of the…

Education

UF Athletic Director speaks to Gator Club, May 8

May 3, 2017

On Monday, May 8, starting at 5 p.m. in Seville Quarter’s Phineas Phoggs Room, located at 130 E. Government Street, the Northwest Florida Gator Club will host a Gator Gathering for all fans, alumni, and members…

Politics

Breaking News: Budget deal reached, session extended

May 3, 2017

Senate President Joe Negron, R-Stuart, said Wednesday morning the House and Senate have reached agreement on a budget for the fiscal year that starts July 1. Negron and House Speaker Richard Corcoran, R-Land O’ Lakes, said…

Politics

What kind of president was Andrew Jackson [podcast]

May 3, 2017

Alan Manning is a presidential scholar, attorney, educator and author of “Father Lincoln: The Untold Story of Abraham Lincoln and His Boys.” On “Pensacola Speaks,” he discussed who was Andrew Jackson and what was the cause…

Pensacola

Mayor holds firm on police chief decision

May 3, 2017

Mayor Ashton Hayward isn’t changing his mind about David Alexander stepping down as the police chief. On next week’s city council agenda, he is recommending that Tommi Lyter take command on the Pensacola Police Department. Because…

Politics

Graham launches campaign, calls for school changes

May 2, 2017

By LLOYD DUNKELBERGER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Former U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham entered the 2018 governor’s race on Tuesday, joining a field of Democrats who hope to reclaim an office their party hasn’t held in…

Business Education

Hiring Our Heroes job fair, May 25

May 2, 2017

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and the Greater Pensacola Chamber are hosting a Hiring Our Heroes-Pensacola job fair for veterans and military spouses. More than 40 employers are expected to participate with jobs available for…