Entertainment

Go Blue Wahoos!

May 23, 2011

Wahoo!! Pensacola’s Future Double-A Baseball Team Named Blue Wahoos Shelley Yates of Pensacola wins the Name the Team contest Pensacola Professional Baseball today announced the team’s name–Blue Wahoos! Shelley Yates of Pensacola submitted the winning name…

Business

Navarre Beach tax case headed to FL Supreme Court

May 23, 2011

Daily News reports that case of whether Navarre Beach leaseholders should pay ad valorem taxes may be headed to the Florida Supreme Court. Santa Rosa Property Appraiser Greg Brown has won in Circuit Court and at…

Entertainment

PJC player anchors Heat defense

May 22, 2011

Miami Herald writes about Joel Anthony, former Pensacola Junior College basketball star, who is now playing for the Miami Heat. He leads the team in blocks and charges taken. Read more.…

BP Disaster

BP loves tourism stories

May 22, 2011

BP wants to show how the its oil disaster hasn’t hurt the Gulf Coast. Note there are no negative articles.0 Press Release: As part of our ongoing commitment to the residents of Florida and the Gulf…

BP Disaster

Don’t cry for BP

May 22, 2011

Moex Offshore, one of BP’s partners in the oil well (part of Japan’s Mitsui) that leaked into the Gulf of Mexico last year, has agreed to pay $1.1 billion as part of a settlement for any claims…

Education

Charter School Movement

May 22, 2011

Miami Herald: The charter school movement is exploding in Florida, creating new opportunities for parents, educators and entrepreneurs. But are the results any better than traditional schools? Read more Escambia County has three excellent charter schools…

State & National News

Rapture FAQ

May 21, 2011

At 6 p.m. the Rapture begins so if that van down the street is a rockin’, don’t come knockin’. The signal that the End of the World has begun will be earthquakes, according to Harold Camping…

Entertainment

My meeting with Macho Man Savage

May 21, 2011

Wrestler “Macho Man” Randy Savage died in a car accident Friday. Savage was among the most popular wrestlers in the World Wrestling Federation and World Championship Wrestling in the 1980s and 1990s. He was living in…

Business Caring

Youth sports, not another concert

May 21, 2011

Since 2005, the City of Pensacola, Pensacola Sports Association and the Southern Youth Sports Association have hosted the Reggie Evans Southeast Jam – 600-800 kids annually from all over the South, U10-U17 boys and girls’ basketball…