Escambia County

Escambia County

Big George calls out Grover 4.0

September 12, 2011

George Hawthorne has responded to Grover Robinson’s response to his original letters about possible Sunshine Law violations: Grover: Firstly, it is very unbecoming of you as a “public official” to make such libelous statements regarding me…

Escambia County News

Mitchell has petition signatures to qualify

September 8, 2011

Clorissti Johnson Mitchell, who is running for Emerald Coast Utilities Authority, District 3 seat, has met the petition requirement. “I look to have my website up by the weekend.” Mitchell told the IN. “I have already…

Escambia County

Childers filed today

August 30, 2011

Pam Childers has filed today to run for Escambia County Clerk of Courts, the position held by Ernie Lee Magaha before color televisions were invented.…

Escambia County

County pushes for I-10 exit for Beulah

August 11, 2011 reports Escambia County is asking the federal government to expedite approval of a new I-10 exit in Beulah. The exit would serve a northern “beltway” connector proposed from North Escambia to Santa Rosa County and…

Escambia County Politics

County redistricting plan nearly complete

July 12, 2011

The Escambia County Commission and School Board left yesterday’s joint meeting with proposed redistricting maps that will see District 4 (Grover Robinson) and 5 (Kevin White) have the biggest increases, 1,133 and 1,262 respectively. The other…

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Buzz: Morgan gets petitions signed

July 12, 2011

Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan has met the petition requirement for qualification to be on the 2012 ballot for Sheriff. There were 1,996 validated petitions needed to qualify. He is the first candidate for sheriff to…