Pensacola Politics

Bowling’s position ‘unfathomable’

August 11, 2016

The local legal community is scratching their heads about City Attorney Lysia Bowling’s written statement that she filed the appeal of the local option gas tax ordinance without the consent of Mayor Ashton Hayward or Pensacola…

Caring Education

Reach & Rise mentors sought

August 11, 2016

The Reach & Rise mentoring program trains adult volunteers to provide mentoring services to young people ages 6-17 for one year. We aim to help youth develop tools to cope with issues such as low self-esteem,…

Politics State & National News

State Senate race continues to heat up

August 11, 2016

The Florida Chamber sent out this announcement this afternoon: In its ongoing efforts to elect pro-jobs candidates to the Florida Legislature, the Florida Chamber of Commerce PAC today released a new television commercial detailing how Panhandle…


What will Mayor Hayward do with parking plan

August 11, 2016

The West Florida Regional Planning Council presented its downtown parking study to the Pensacola City Council on Monday. The $30,000 study was commissioned by Mayor Ashton Hayward as part of his goals for 2016. In a…


Dragon boats are coming, Sept. 10

August 10, 2016

On Saturday, Sept. 10, Northeast Sertoma will host the third annual Pensacola Dragon Boat Festival at Bayview Park, behind Bayou Texar, to benefit Gulf Coast Kid’s House. This year’s festival is presented by Wind Creek Casino…