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Artist helps FamiliesFirst

Artist helps FamiliesFirst

Press release: A well-known Pensacola artist is helping FamiliesFirst Network of Lakeview Center to recruit foster families from within African-American communities. Sonja Griffin Evans, whose work often reflects her Gullah heritage, agreed to provide a painting that would illustrate [...]

Fiesta Seafood Winners

Fiesta Seafood Winners

I judged the seafood booths at the Fiesta Seafood Festival along with Mayor Mike Wiggins, Sue Straughan (WEAR), Brent Lane (Cat Country) and Julio Diaz (PNJ). Best Tasting Food: South Beach Grill---Coconut shrimp Runner-ups: CG Concessions, Brewsters Ice Cream (try Key Lime Pie) Most [...]

City will pay postage

The Pensacola City Council agreed last night to pay the return postage on the charter referendum. After about a 90-minute discussion---which included Mayor Mike Wiggins defended his political career and the effectiveness of the current council--- the first reading of the charter passed. The [...]

Taking one for the team or at least my prostate is

Taking one for the team or at least my prostate is

The American Cancer Society estimates that one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime. Could you be one of them? Baptist Hospital is one of 100 hospitals in the nation participating in the da Vinci® Surgery Awareness Initiative™ - a prostate cancer awareness [...]

Charter on the agenda

What will the Pensacola City Council do about the proposed city charter? It appears Mayor Mike Wiggins and Councilman P.C. Wu are against it. Will they try to change the wording of the referendum or let it go as agreed by the Charter Review Commission and the City Attorney? Watch and see. Two [...]

Porn sites hijack Pace sites

The Daily News is reporting that two more porn sites have attached themselves to the Pace High School---actually they are tied to Principal Frank Lay and Athletic Director Robert Freeman. Two new adult sites, www.layfreeman.com and www.layfreemandefence.com, were opened by Shen Shagua of [...]

Paying to vote on Charter

The Pensacola City Council appears poised to set November 24 as the date for vote on the proposed city charter. It will be a mail ballot. Unfortunately, the City Council doesn't won't to pay for the return postage ----about $5K if only 25 percent of the voters actually vote. This seems a little off [...]

Bud Chiles Schedule

Bud Chiles Schedule

Bud Chiles is literally following in the footsteps of his father, Gov. Lawton Chiles. He is here in behalf of the Chiles Foundation. 6-8 a.m Walking...Million Steps Walk 9-10 a.m. Escambia County Courthouse to participate in handing out books to kids with local legal community and [...]

Miller is the new Doctor No

Raising a question of the privileges of the House - Vote Passed (240-179, 5 Present, 10 Not Voting) The House rebuked Rep. Joe Wilson for shouting "You lie" during President Obama's healthcare address to a joint session of Congress. Rep. Jeff Miller voted NO......send e-mail or see [...]

PLT Schiller does well in Ohio

Found this article on the former business manager of the Pensacola Little Theatre, Heidi Schiller. She is now the manager of the Fairfield Community Arts Center. Read more.

Greenhut wins big contract

Greenhut Construction Co. Inc., Pensacola, Fla., has been awarded a $10,598,586 federal contract by the U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southeast, Jacksonville, Fla., for the design, repair and modernization of Administrative Building 1500 at the Naval Air Station Pensacola under the [...]

Mexican Mafia in Biloxi

The Sun Herald in Biloxi is reporting that the FBI says that the Mexican Mafia is in South Mississippi. "What used to be all money is now all guns,” said Troy Peterson, commander of the narcotics unit at the Harrison County Sheriff’s Department. “The Mexican cartel wants any weapons they [...]

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