Education

Newsweek Ranks PHS 21st In Nation

June 22, 2010

Newsweek Magazine ranked Pensacola High School 21st in the nation in its annual high school evaluation. This ranking was determined by comparing the number of International Baccalaureate students and Advanced Placement exams taken to the number…

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Support Sea Turtle Restoration Project

June 22, 2010

BP has already killed countless sea turtles in its careless and cruel operations managing the Gulf oil spill, and we must send a strong message to local, federal, and BP officials that the public will not…

Pensacola Politics

Fairchild calls City Council “spineless”

June 22, 2010

More emails from Pensacola’s one and only PAC man, Charlie Fairchild: ________________________________ From the web designer Sent: Friday, June 18, 2010 11:44 PM To: Farichild CPA Subject: RE: inquiry If I am reading this correctly, would…

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Free concerts everywhere, but here

June 22, 2010

While Pensacola Beach is dragging its feet on setting up a big-name concert series to help its businesses, both Gulf Shores and Okaloosa County have announced theirs. “CMT Presents Jimmy Buffett & Friends: Live From the…

BP Disaster News

Why is Suttles here?

June 22, 2010

BP executives visit Pensacola when there is trouble in the media. The damages aren’t as bad as Grand Isle, La. or Orange Beach, Ala. The last big BP leader to visit this area was Vice President…

Pensacola Politics

Memories of Marty and Jack

June 22, 2010

Having studied area politics for the nearly 30 years I’ve lived here-the past 11 as publisher of the IN, I have two distinct memories of Marty Donovan and Jack Nobles: I watched Jack Nobles publicly humiliate…

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BP Suttles here today

June 22, 2010

Got this advisory last night at 9:46: BP COO Doug Suttles to Visit Area on Tuesday, June 22, 2010 Doug Suttles, the Chief Operating Officer, Exploration and Production, BP, will visit the area Tuesday, June 22,…

Pensacola Politics

CMP: Stop the pettiness and bullying

June 21, 2010

Pensacola had a head start over the rest of North America 451 years ago. When DeLuna founded Pensacola, there was no New York, Boston, Chicago, New Orleans or Orlando…just Pensacola. When the first settlement failed, it…

News Politics

Unofficial transcript of Touart-Valentino phone call

June 21, 2010

On Sunday, the Pensacola News Journal published an article on a taped conversation between former County Administrator George Touart and County Commissioner Gene Valentino. Valentino was making the call with the State Attorney’s office listening in…

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Beach Update – June 21

June 21, 2010

Pensacola Beach and Perdido Key Update Monday, June 21 – 11:00 a.m. – Update #18 If you see tar or oiled debris on the beach. DO NOT PICK IT UP. Report it to 1-877-389-8932 (new number)…