Local state parks closed for Tropical Storm Cindy

June 21, 2017

The Department of Environmental Protection’s Florida Park Service announced the closure of three state parks in Northwest Florida due to weather conditions. The following state parks are closed until further notice: Perdido Key State Park in…


Is the City 3-1-1 service punishing critics

June 21, 2017

Dr. Gloria Horning’s street has flooded. She lives in the 300 block of Devilliers Street, south of the Government Street Stormwater Pond, east of the former site of ECUA Sewage Treatment Plant, and only one block…


Escambia Co. Public Foundation honors leaders and partners

June 20, 2017

The Escambia County Public Schools Foundation held its annual meeting recently to elect new officers and to recognize outstanding community partners. “The mission of the Escambia County Public Schools Foundation would not be possible without strong…


Chamber postpones open house

June 20, 2017

From the Greater Pensacola Chamber: Due to approaching inclement weather, the Chamber has postponed its Open House and Ribbon Cutting to Wednesday, July 12th from 4-7 p.m.…


Bergosh podcast and a request for people to come forward

June 20, 2017

We received several requests for my “Pensacola Speaks” interview with County Commissioner Jeff Bergosh regarding Newpoint Education Partners and the Escambia County School District: Also if you have any information that may help with the state…