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Pensacola adds 835 more people as of April 2014

Pensacola adds 835 more people as of April 2014

The Office of Economic and Demographic Research released its population estimates for 2014 - both Escambia and Santa Rosa counties showed increases, primarily in the unincorporated areas.  The state of Florida has added 3.8 percent more people since April 2010 --Escambia County 2.1 percent, Santa [...]

College baseball coming to Maritime Park in February

College baseball coming to Maritime Park in February

The Pensacola Sports Association (PSA) and COX announced a three-day round-robin tournament featuring five NCAA Div. I schools to play at the waterfront stadium at the Vince Whibb’s Jr. Community Maritime Park. The teams playing in this year’s Cox Diamond Invitational include the University of [...]

Latest poll shows Scott and Crist deadlocked

Latest poll shows Scott and Crist deadlocked

Women and men are polar opposites in the Florida governor's race, as likely voters split 42 - 42 percent between Republican Gov. Rick Scott and former Gov. Charlie Crist, running as a Democrat, with 7 percent for Libertarian candidate Adrian Wyllie, according to a Quinnipiac University poll [...]

Final Scott vs. Crist debate contentious

Final Scott vs. Crist debate contentious

By DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA In their final --- and most heated --- debate before the Nov. 4 election, incumbent Republican Gov. Rick Scott and former Gov. Charlie Crist came out swinging Tuesday night, excoriating each other's records as the state's chief executive and each painting [...]

State Capital Briefs: Pot Cash Infusion, Crist tops 9M, Jimmy Buffet endorses

State Capital Briefs: Pot Cash Infusion, Crist tops 9M, Jimmy Buffet endorses

MEDICAL MARIJUANA GROUP GETS CASH INFUSION Amid signs that public support could be fading, a political committee seeking to legalize medical marijuana received a fundraising boost early this month, a new finance report shows. The committee, known as "People United for Medical Marijuana," raised [...]

Weekend Buzz: Grand jury update, Century spotlight, #fangate hype

The State Grand Jury on the Escambia County Jail has stalled due to lack of quorum. Several witnesses have yet to be called because of the lack of healthy jurors. Maybe this week will go better for the State Attorney's Office. The Federal Grand Jury has met again. No news on its investigation [...]

Florida Chamber honors Town of Century

Florida Chamber honors Town of Century

The Town of Century will be honored with a Six Pillars Award on Monday, October 20, the Florida Chamber Foundation announced today. The award will be presented for the completion of the Century Town strategic plan to help their community create jobs and opportunities for business and families. The [...]

Soul Bowl tomorrow at Maritime Park

Soul Bowl tomorrow at Maritime Park

Football, Soul Food Take to the Baseball Park for Third Year Running For almost a quarter century, two inner-city youth sports leagues have taken to the field in a yearly football and food extravaganza for bragging rights, unity and friendly competition. The 2014 Blue Wahoos Soul Bowl presented [...]

Thorntons indicted for first degree murder of convenience store owner

Thorntons indicted for first degree murder of convenience store owner

State Attorney Bill Eddins announced yesterday an Escambia County Grand Jury indicted Dontonio Diaz Thornton and Willie Mae Thornton for one count of First Degree Murder – Premeditated or Felony, in the death of Phuong Truong. On September 13, 2014, Phuong Truong, the owner/operator of T&M [...]

See Perdido Key Chamber on ‘Tanked’

Friday, 9 p.m., Animal Planet airs ‘Tanked’ episode about the giant aquarium designed and built for the Perdido Key Visitor Information Center Here’s a chance to see how that 403-gallon pirate ship aquarium got inside the Perdido Key Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Information Center. [...]

More on Fan Debate from Crist campaign

More on Fan Debate from Crist campaign

From Senator Dan Gelber: This venue is newly remodeled. I spoke to debate hosts who indicated during an inaugural event (Candy Crowley) last week it was uncomfortable on the stage. They said they would have fans available for both candidates, the hosts told me they tested fans, and had an outlet [...]

Scott camp responds to fan controversy

Scott camp responds to fan controversy

Inweekly received this email from Matt Moon, Communications Director for Rick Scott for Florida: Melissa Sellers, Campaign Manager for Rick Scott for Florida: “Charlie Crist can bring his fan, microwave, and toaster to debates - none of that will cover up how sad his record as governor was [...]

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