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Ard Not In Brownsville

July 13, 2010

Pensacola Police Chief Chip Simmons confirmed this week with IN that Officer Jerald Ard is not working the same shift location he was the night his cruiser hit and killed 17-year-old Victor Steen. Rumors had surfaced…

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Tuesday July 13- Beach Report—Day 85

July 13, 2010

Tuesday July 13- Beach Report Day 85 of the Deepwater Horizon BP Oil Spill Response · Weather- Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly cloudy, with a high near 93. West…

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Escambia Disaster Response – Day 84

July 12, 2010

Escambia Disaster Response – Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Monday, July 12, 3:30 p.m. – Update #66 (Day 84 of the oil spill response) * Report tar or oiled debris on the beach 1-877-389-8932 or #DEP from…

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Rubio will hold meeting at The Fish House, July 14

July 12, 2010

The Fish House remains the meeting place for visiting Republicans. Press Release: Senate candidate Marco Rubio will be in Pensacola this Wednesday, July 14th, for a roundtable discussion concerning the oil spill and other topics. The…

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BP Update

July 12, 2010

An update from BP’s public relations UPDATE ON GULF OF MEXICO OIL SPILL BP today provided an update on developments in the response to the MC252 oil well incident in the Gulf of Mexico. Subsea Source Control and Containment…

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Latest Update on Deepwater Horizon

July 12, 2010

The Ongoing Administration-Wide Response to the Deepwater BP Oil Spill Prepared by the Joint Information Center UPDATED July 11, 2010 7 PM PAST 24 HOURS “Capping Stack” Procedure Continues, Skimming Operations Double at Well Site At…

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News: No Crude in tar balls….What???

July 12, 2010

Orlando Sentinel reports that Coast Guard lab tests found no crude oil in the tar balls lapping on our beaches. Of the 192 batches of Florida tar-ball samples sent since mid-May to a Coast Guard laboratory…

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News: Rubio campaign sprung from Tea Party

July 12, 2010

The St. Pete Times reports that U.S. Senate candidate Marco Rubio’s rise is linked to the Tea Party, beginning as far back as 2007 when campaigned to be speaker of the Florida House. According the St.…

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Showhalter may take over Orioles

July 12, 2010

NorthEscambia.Com scooped the PNJ and posted last night the Century native Buck Showalter is the “heavy favorite” to become the next manager of the Baltimore Orioles, according to ESPN. Read more.…

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Buzz: Feinberg in Pensacola Monday

July 11, 2010

Kenneth Feinberg, the attorney appointed to oversee the $20M BP claim fund, will be in Pensacola tomorrow. He will be on Pensacola Beach around noon, possibly at Crabs. We suggest the chicken fingers.…

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Mopping up BP’s polluted image

July 11, 2010

Al Jazeera English TV interviewed me for their news program “Listening Post.” The show aired June 25 and focuses on the scramble by the White House and BP to contain the negative press spilling across the…

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Buzz: Suter could be safe for awhile

July 10, 2010

We have been told that the Escambia County School District has purchased the property adjacent to Suter Elementary -which will give the “A” school room to grow and handle the increased enrollment. Another Soccer Mom victory!…

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State politics roundup

July 10, 2010

Gov. Charlie Crist is the clear leader in the U.S. Senate race. Marco “Polo” Rubio will need another Fox News push in October to help his stalled campaign. Kendrick “Not So” Meek is in free fall,…