Escambia County

Escambia County

Outside agencies may have funding issues at BCC

September 22, 2015

At tonight’s budget hearing, Escambia County Board of County Commissioners is voting on the funding for outside agencies. According to county staff, several well-known agencies have not submitted the complete packages required to receive funds: Human…

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Escambia County hires PIO away from Santa Rosa

September 21, 2015

Press release: Escambia County is pleased to announce the hiring of Joy Tsubooka as its community and media relations division manager. As manager, Tsubooka will oversee the accurate and timely dissemination of information to residents and…

Escambia County

Gas tax allocation may be tabled

September 3, 2015

After watching today’s discussion of what is a fair allocation of the local option gas tax revenues for the next 10 years, the commmissioners had more questions than answers. For the city of Pensacola, a million…

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Another jail death

September 2, 2015

Shawn Jordan was found dead in his cell at the Escambia County Jail late Monday afternoon. County Administrator Jack Brown told Inweekly that the death is under investigation. According to the county administrator, Jordan, who was…