2016 Election

Fantasy sports websites get nod from lawmakers

January 27, 2016

By DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA While officials in some other states try to shut down the games, Florida legislators are speedily moving measures that would shield the daily fantasy sports industry from the…


Have job cuts at FDOH hurt us?

January 26, 2016

Gov. Rick Scott’s surgeon general, Dr. John Armstrong, today faces as confirmation hearing in the Florida Senate. Sen. Don Gaetz (R-Niceville) wants to know how the job cuts at the Florida Department of Health have impacted…


Gaetz sends out update on his bills

January 25, 2016

State Sen. Don Gaetz sent out his weekly update on the legislation that he is sponsoring. He said all these bill are progressing through the committees: SB 146 — cutting off state support to those private…

News Pensacola

Pensacolians love their fire and police

January 25, 2016

City of Pensacola residents gave the Pensacola Fire and Police departments, City Sanitation and City Parks high grades, according to a telephone conducted by the University of West Florida HAAS Center in the last quarter of…