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Races finalized

June 18, 2010

The following were elected without opposition: City Council At-Large A: Megan Benson Pratt (Qualified 6/16/10) City Council At-Large B: Sam Hall (Qualified 6/16/10) City Council, District 3: Maren Laycock DeWeese (Qualified 6/15/10) City Council, District 4:…

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Local candidates as of June 17

June 18, 2010

County Commissioner, District 2 Dave Murzin (Qualified 6/16/10) Myra L. Simmons (Qualified 6/17/10) Karen Sindel (Qualified 6/17/10) George Touart (Qualified 6/17/10) Gene M. Valentino (Qualified 6/15/10) Santa Rosa Island Authority Thomas Campanella (Qualified 6/14/10) County Commissioner,…

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Who has qualified for local races?

June 16, 2010

Escambia County Supervisor of Elections released the following list of candidates that have qualified completely as of June 15. There are still several holes: County Commissioner, District 2 Gene M. Valentino (Qualified 6/15/10) Santa Rosa Island…

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The Fluoride Debate

June 14, 2010

Escambia County United Against Fluoridation (ECUAF) is hosting Dr. Paul Connett at the Silver Screen Theatre on Tuesday at 7 p.m. for a discussion on the harmful effects of fluoride in our water. Connett was originally…

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Escambia EOC Update #36

June 6, 2010

Press release – Saturday, June 5 – 5:30 p.m. – Update #36: # The beaches at Pensacola Beach and Perdido Key remain open. # For a second day, tar balls and mats washed onto the shoreline…

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Transparency Challenge for District 2

May 10, 2010

The race in the Republican primary for Escambia County District 2 is a dogfight. The top candidates – incumbent Gene Valentino, former County Administrator George Touart, State Rep. Dave Murzin and newcomer Karen Sindel – all…

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Questions for Touart

May 2, 2010

1. Who else was at the breakfast table when Mark Clabaugh talked about going to the Sindel home? How often do you dine with him? 2. How long have you known Mr. Clabaugh? What was his…

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Touart spin machine kicks in

May 2, 2010

Commissioner candidate George Touart has a problem….a huge problem. He is running his campaign on a theme of being the most ethical person to ever be county administrator. He proclaims his innocence of all ethics complaints…