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What does new Pensacola council look like?

November 5, 2008

Mayor Mike Wiggins City Council At Large District 9: Megan Pratt City Council District 1: P. C. Wu City Council District 2: Sam Hall City Council District 3: Maren DeWeese City Council District 5: John Jerralds…

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IN Your Head Radio: FINIS

November 4, 2008

Today the last IN Your Head Radio show will hit the airwaves at 12:00.  Get the last word in at 437-1620. Listen online live at newsradio1620.com.…

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Gulf Breeze update

November 4, 2008

Lines are about six people deep at the South Santa Rosa Rec Center. As of 9:30, 640 people had voted.…

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Oops, there was an Escambia murder in Oct.

November 2, 2008

Arthur James Roland, 28, of Pensacola was found shot to death inside a Buick LeSabre about 7 p.m. on Oct. 30 near North S and Bobe streets. This is the 18th homicide for the county this…

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Final Early Voting stats

November 2, 2008

From Escambia County Supervisor of Elections, David Stafford: These are Early Voting only — does NOT include Absentees returned. 6,172 – Nov. 1, 2008 49,184 Total 24,684 DEM 18,409 REP 6,091 OTHER…

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Let’s look at the council reports

November 1, 2008

For the last reporting period – 10/11-10/30/08: Dist. 1: P.C. Wu $1,350.00 — Mary P Studer $400; RGK Investments $100, Allied Waste $200, SBP (plumbing) $500, Miller Caldwell, Jr. $150 Bob Walker: $0.00 Dist. 2: Sam…

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At-large 9 last reports

November 1, 2008

Megan Pratt wins the prize for best fund-raising – $14,678.67. It’s Who’s Who of Pensacola. There is $3000 loan from Pratt to her campaign. Plus in-kind of $728.67 from Collier Merrill and the Fish House and…

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At-Large 8 last reports

November 1, 2008

Joe Buehler has strong backing from the commercial real estate industry. He reports contributions of $3003 this last period. Beck Properties $500 cash, $453 in-kind. The commercial real estate organization, NW FL NAIOP PAC, $500. Rockford…

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Loans and In-kind feed last mayor reports

November 1, 2008

In the Pensacola mayoral race, C.J. Lewis loaned his campaign $5,000 and got a $50 campaign check during this last campaign reporting period, 10/11/2008 – 10/30/2008. Mike Wiggins loaned his campaign $3000 and received $2,000 in…

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Robertson is the big fundraiser

November 1, 2008

The last campaign reports are in: Wilson Robertson, Escambia Co. Comm. Dist. 1: $158,855 Opponent, Davidson: $5,900 Here are the other Escambia County races: Sheriff: Morgan $116,951 Scapecchi $86,753 School Superintendent: Thomas $94,113 Brown-Curry: $58,404 Comm.…

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IN Your Head Radio Backtracks 10.29

October 30, 2008

Noted Conservative, former Congressman John Leboutillier has a great take on what will happen November 5th. Listen to the radio interview Only Four days left to call the radio show 437-1620. Today we will talk poltics with…

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ECSO deputies taser undercover agent

October 30, 2008

WEAR TV 3 reports: The state is investigating the tasing of one of it’s undercover beverage agents by Escambia Sheriff’s Deputies. It happened at the liquor cabinet store on Fairfield and Lillian around one yesterday. Two…

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Revised LWV charter paper

October 29, 2008

To Whom it may Concern, The League of Women Voters of the Pensacola Bay Area hereby withdraws, rescinds and retracts the document titled “Charter White Paper of the League of Women Voters of the Pensacola Bay…

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Panama City scores 5000 jobs

October 29, 2008

A Country Corner theme park/development similar to the one in Branson, Missouri, has broken ground 45 minutes north of the New Panama City International Airport. Its theme is country music. The park is expected to add…