Finally woke up. Slept all day Monday to recover from Hawkshaw. Festival went off without a hitch, Cowboy Mouth/Zac Brown Band/ Dash Rip Rock closed the weekend strong. Over 5000 active duty and their families enjoyed the weekend free. The bands loved the event. Special thanks to [...]
We had 1,002 paid customers and about 3,200 active duty military throughout the day. No bad incidents. The crowds heard great music all day long. Highlights: 60 Cycles of Sound, Ligion and Coffey Anderson. Ligion spent an hour signing autographs in Q100 tent for Marines and others. [...]
Today Jeff DeWeese and I spoke at 6:30 p.m to 2000 Marines at NAS Pensacola about this weekend's music festival. We personally invited them to come. The past two hours we have had 1000 visitors to INweekly.net. The power of the Internet is awesome.
A reliable source reported that WCOA's Pensacola Speaks host Luke McCoy will retire. Trying to find out a few more details. Since the Community Maritime Park vote, WCOA's ratings and ad revenues have fallen drastically. McCoy used his show to champion Marty Donovan and the Save Our City clan - [...]
SATURDAY Mostly Sunny Mostly sunny and beautiful for the morning. Mostly sunny and beautiful in the afternoon. Clear in the evening. Clear overnight. High 81; Low 59 SUNDAY Partly Sunny Partly sunny in the morning. Partly sunny in the afternoon. Clear during the evening. Clear overnight. [...]
Seminole County has a problem. In April, a fingerprint analyst was suspended with pay, mostly for identifying prints that other analysts have since said were inconclusive. The Orlando Sentinel reports: "The analyst at the center of a growing fingerprint controversy worked for a boss who didn't [...]
Wonder how the phone industry got the Florida Legislature to rewrite the cable franchise laws and allow the phone companies to offer TV cable service without getting any approval from local governments? BellSouth spent at least $1,020,110 -- an average of $11,460 daily -- to lobby state agencies [...]
Escambia County Circuit Judge Terry D. Terrell declared Louisiana Investment Group LLC,the owner of the Saufley Landfill, in contempt of court and issued daily fines retroactive to May 7, the day after the deadline for the landfill to comply with an existing court order (May 16). Terrell ordered [...]
It's a miracle. Six months of planning resulted in a music festival that you're going to attend...or else. It features local, regional and national bands, beer and the general partying that brings the community together. The Hawkshaw Music Fest rises from the ashes of SpringFest and heads back [...]
We've had to shift a few things around. Weather looks to be great!!!! Hawkshaw Music Festival Line Up SATURDAY, MAY 19, 2007 North/ Stage 1 1:00 Entropy 2:00 Good Foote 3:00 60 Cycles of Sound 4:00 Gulf Coast Idol 4:15 The Bobby Friss Band 6:30 Coffey [...]
Did a telephone interview with Jeffrey Morgan, director, producer and editor of the documentary "Lillie and Leander: A Legacy of Violence." We wrote about the movie in our April 17 issue (Lillie & Leander: A Legacy of Violence) Jeff says the film sold out its last two days at the Tribecca Film [...]
Review - Sunday's Hawkshaw Performers What has been written about the Hawkshaw's Sunday performers?