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FDOT manager to speak at upcoming Gopher Club

July 25, 2016

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) plans to replace the Pensacola Bay Bridge in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties as early as 2017. Kerrie Harrell will speak on this substantial road construction project at the Greater…


Gov. Scott heads to Ft. Myers

July 25, 2016

Gov. Rick Scott canceled a scheduled appearance Monday in Fort Lauderdale to meet with law enforcement in Fort Myers after a deadly shooting in the parking lot of a nightclub. In a prepared statement, Gov. Scott…

Quint Studer speaks about the partnership with The University of West Florida announcing the “University of West Florida’s Center for Entrepreneurship” during an event at the Voices of Pensacola Thursday, July 2, 2015. (Michael Spooneybarger/ Pensacola Today)

A year later, no additions to Maritime Park

July 25, 2016

This time last year, the city of Pensacola was on the cusp of approving a lease agreement that would have brought a $20-million investment to the Vince Whibbs Sr. Community Maritime Park. The University of West…


Fill the Boot breaks record

July 25, 2016

The unofficial tally for 2016 Fill the Boot by the Professional Fire Fighters Association Local #707 is $14,781.7o, which breaks last year’s record. The funds are for Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). Kudos!!!!…

Chief Allen

Facts belie explanation of fire department overtime

July 25, 2016

In a television interview on July 19, Pensacola Fire Chief David Allen defended his sharp increase in overtime as being cyclical. “It tends to happen, throughout my career that there’s these cycles where there’ll be a…


Fill the Boot starts strong

July 23, 2016

Through Friday, the Professional Fire Fighters Association Local #707 has raised $7200 for Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) with its annual Fill the Boot campaign. The firefighters are well on their way to meeting their goal of…