Entertainment

Wahoos host auditions, for singers, not players

March 2, 2017

PENSACOLA, Fla., – Calling all performers, jugglers, gymnasts, acrobats, singers, songwriters, fire breathers, unicyclists, magicians and more! Opening Day for the Pensacola Blue Wahoos is quickly approaching for the 2017 season. The Blue Wahoos are looking…

Pensacola

Someone ran another poll on 2018 mayoral race

March 2, 2017

Last week, a persistent rumor surfaced that Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan intended to run for Pensacola mayor in 2018. Inweekly ran down the gossip and found out a few city voters received a phone call…

Education

Rafferty establishes local scholarship

March 1, 2017

Troy Rafferty, a trial lawyer with the Levin Papantonio Law Firm, is donating $50,000 a year for a new college scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded annually to students in Escambia County, through the Southern Sports…

Pensacola

City Hall: Mayor does not need separate legal counsel

March 1, 2017

Inweekly asked the Hayward Administration whether Mayor Ashton Hayward needed to have separate legal counsel since Judge Roger Vinson ruled he was individually named in fired Pensacola Fire Chief Matt Schmitt’s lawsuit. City Public Information Officer…

Business Politics

Locals concerned about war on media

March 1, 2017

By Duwayne Escobedo President Donald Trump and his administration have declared war on the media. This war includes banning major news organizations critical of his presidency from a White House briefing, vowing to skip the White…

Pensacola

Half of city voters favor consolidating some services

March 1, 2017

A majority of Pensacola voters favor consolidating Fire, Planning Services, and Park Services, according to a recent poll by Political Matrix. However, they don’t like the idea of consolidating  law enforcement. This study was conducted via…

Business

Nominations for LeaP sought, deadline Mar. 3

February 28, 2017

The Pensacola Chamber Foundation is accepting nominations for the Leadership Pensacola (LeaP) Class of 2018 through Friday, Mar. 3. Self- nominations are accepted. LeaP, a program of the Pensacola Chamber Foundation, aims to develop community-minded leaders…

Escambia County

Beach Town Hall set for March 28

February 28, 2017

District 4 Commissioner Grover Robinson will host a Pensacola Beach town hall meeting Tuesday, March 28 from 6-8 p.m. at the Santa Rosa Island Authority Office Conference Center, located at 1 Via De Luna Drive. This…

Education

Spears takes Montgomery position

February 28, 2017

G.W. Carver High School in Montgomery, Ala. has hired Vernon (Fla.) High football coach and athletic director, Willie Spears, to its new head coach. The Class 6A Carver Rams have complied a 46-25 record over the…

Business

Is Trump hurting FL tourism

February 28, 2017

The travel site Kayak reports Brits are falling out of love with the USA in a major way. Searches for flights to key US destinations have fallen off a cliff when it comes to summer holidays…