News

Local shot by guide not illegal immigrants

February 21, 2017

Last week, a Texas grand jury indicted hunters Michael Bryant and Walker Daugherty on one charge each of using deadly conduct by discharging firearms in the direction of others. In January, the hunters claimed unauthorized immigrants…

Education

UWF Historic Trust hosts storyteller John Appleyard

February 20, 2017

The University of West Florida Historic Trust will host “Life and Living in Pensacola’s Historic District 1885-1900” by John Appleyard at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 22, at the Voices of Pensacola presented by Gulf Power. “The…

Entertainment

Gatlin movie showing open to public tonight

February 20, 2017

The Justin Gatlin Movie, “Rise Again – The Justin Gatlin Story,” will air again tonight at the Pensacola Little Theatre at 6 p.m. Tickets are $5 and available online (PensacolaLittleTheatre.com) by phone at 432-2042 or in…

Caring

Kudos to Pensacola Real Men Wear Pink campaign

February 20, 2017

In its inaugural year, the Real Men Wear Pink campaign raised over $76,000 to support the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Pensacola. Throughout the month of October, 20 prominent local men participated…

Business

Free beach trolley service returns next month

February 20, 2017

The Santa Rosa Island Authority (SRIA) will once again launch their free, open-air trolley service along Pensacola Beach on March 3 and run it through October 1, 2017. The 2017 trolley schedule is as follows: March…

Environment Escambia County

EPA responses to Rolling Hills fire

February 17, 2017

From: “Tennessee, Denise” Date: Feb 17, 2017 11:13 AM Subject: FW: Rolling Hills fire letter To: “ghorning” Cc: “Erhunse, Adesuwa” Hello Dr. Horning, Thank you for your letter about the ongoing fire at the Rolling Hills…

Politics

Wedgewood community stunned at lack of county response

February 17, 2017

Dr. Gloria Horning, who has helped the Wedgewood community organize against the landfills in their neighborhood, has sent the county the following letter:   Gentlemen: I am writing on behalf of the citizens of the Wedgewood…

Caring Entertainment

Fee-free entry in celebration of Presidents Day

February 17, 2017

Gulf Islands National Seashore officials announced fee free entry to all sites Monday, February 20, 2017, in celebration of Presidents Day. National Parks throughout the country annually waive entrance fees on Presidents Day. Officially known as…