Pensacola

Blount Redevelopment Selection Committee gets instructions

May 17, 2017

By Duwayne Escobedo Pensacola staff instructed the three-member selection committee Tuesday on the process for choosing either the ParsCo development team’s or Gunther Properties’ proposal for the old W.A. Blount Junior High School site. The selection…

Education

Escambia County Council of PTA announces 2017 Awards

May 17, 2017

The Escambia County Council of Parent and Teacher Association (ECCPTA) held their annual awards ceremony at Heritage Hall in Pensacola on May 12. The gathering included Council officers, Escambia County School Superintendent Malcolm Thomas and School…

Business

Studer: Service recovery [podcast]

May 16, 2017

Last week, Quint Studer discussed on “Pensacola Speaks” how to deal when customers aren’t happy. He said he has three goals when it comes to handling a complaint: 1) Retain the customer and create great word…

Business

Scott blasts busget as tourism numbers rise

May 15, 2017

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Gov. Rick Scott continued Monday to criticize legislative budget-slashing of the state’s tourism marketing as he announced a record-setting quarter of visitors to Florida. Still, Scott hasn’t indicated…

Escambia County

Commissioner Barry hosts Town Hall tomorrow

May 15, 2017

District 5 Commissioner Steven Barry will host a town hall meeting Tuesday, May 16 at 5:30 p.m. at the Barrineau Park Community Center located at 6055 Barrineau Park School Road in Molino. Residents are invited and…