Entertainment

WXBM’s Linda Lawrence is missed

June 2, 2011

The original post was rather matter-of-fact. Most times such announcement hardly even create a ripple.  Listeners move on. Linda Lawrence of the popular “Marty & Linda” morning show on WXBM is still getting comments of support…

Business

Clearwire to return $2 million

June 2, 2011

Press Release: Clearwire today notified members of our customer care teams of an agreement that will transition parts of our customer care operations to TeleTech. We currently have a strategic business partnership with TeleTech Holdings Inc.…

Business

WEAR TV fires Dan Thomas

June 2, 2011

Channel 3 has told its star investigative reporter Dan Thomas to take a hike. He has been taken off WEAR’s website. Pensacola is losing a great investigative reporter who did fantastic job covering the BP disaster…

Buzz

Buzz: Montclair cafeteria filthy

June 2, 2011

Maybe it was because the end of school is only two days away. Maybe the staff cleans the cafeteria in the mornings. Maybe Superintendent Thomas wanted to disrepect Sheriff Morgan. Whatever the reason, I got several…

BP Disaster

IN goes to Task Force meeting

June 2, 2011

We sent our reporter Jeremy Morrison to the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force meeting. Here is his report: EPA Chief, task force visit Pensacola by J. Adam Morrison Gulf Coast fisherman Donald Waters summed up…

News

Say No to crack(s)

June 1, 2011

WALA reports: Pensacola Police say a couple of driving violations led to serious trouble for two Pensacola men who thought they had a clever place for their drugs. While being booked into the jail, officers found…

Politics

Chambers & PSA proposal

June 1, 2011

The Visit Pensacola, Pensacola Beach, Perdido Key Chamber and the Pensacola Sport Association made a combined presentation for the entire $4.38 million. The TDC instead approved Visit Pensacola $2,463,694 Perdido Key $940,084 Pensacola Sports Association $180,703…

Politics

DeLuna Fest proposal

June 1, 2011

DeLuna Fest made a proposal for $1 million of the $4.38 million in BP grant money. The TDC has recommended they receive $546,342. This is how they planned to use the funds: Special Events: $450,000 To…

Entertainment

Banks’ TDC proposal

June 1, 2011

Tomorrow, we will have in our June 2 issue a news story on Banks Enterprise, the music promotion company owned by William “Cadillac” Banks, and the controversy over how to spend the funds given to the…