News

Another sexual abuse case in Navarre area

April 13, 2010

The Daily News reports that a Milton man, Bobby Wayne Turman, has been charged with 100 counts of sexual assault to a victim under 12 years of age, according to an arrest report from the Santa…

Politics

Campaign Trail: State Senate Dist 1, Evers protects gun trust

April 12, 2010

Press Release: The Gun Owners’ Trust Fund legislation, co-introduced by Representative Greg Evers (R-Baker), was today signed into law. This new law will prevent Legislators from raiding the Division of Licensing Trust Fund and reauthorizing unappropriated…

Politics

Campaign Trail: House Dist 2 race, Ingram names YP chair

April 12, 2010

Press Release: PENSACOLA-Clay Ingram, Republican candidate for State House District 2, announced Catherine Thornton Bond as Chairman of his campaign’s Young Professionals Coalition. “Clay Ingram knows that we must create a business climate that will keep…

News

League: Veto Senate Bill 6

April 12, 2010

Letter to Gov. Charlie Crist: Dear Governor Crist, I am writing to respectfully urge you to veto Senate Bill 6, which just passed the Legislature. The bill would require all teachers be retained, certified and compensated…

News

Pace High grad pitching for Angels

April 12, 2010

Last night, Bobby Cassevah made his Major League Baseball debut pitching in relief for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. He was drafted in the 34th round of the 2004 amateur draft by the Anaheim Angels…

News

BeulahFest issue: Fire suppression

April 12, 2010

On March 17–three days before the event–Escambia County Fire Marshall Stephen Rinaldi drafted a letter to Beau Rodrique, Beulahfest chairman to point out the code requirements for the food vendors utilizing cooking operations that generate grease-laden…

News

Official PPD statement on Officer Ard

April 12, 2010

Press Release: A Pensacola Police officer has been suspended for 80 hours without pay after an internal review determined he violated department policies. On Oct. 3, 2009, Officer Jerald Ard tried to stop teen-aged bicyclist Victor…

Politics

Mack commends Chairman Todd

April 12, 2010

Councilwoman Diane Mack sent this out after Friday’s CMPA board meeting: “The Community Maritime Park Board under the leadership of new Chairman Eddie Todd made significant progress today toward finalizing site layout concepts, project budgets, and…

Politics

GOP Forum – House Dist 2 race

April 12, 2010

Press Release: ESCAMBIA COUNTY REPUBLICAN EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE’S APRIL MEETING & CANDIDATE FORUM Pensacola—The Escambia County Republican Executive Committee will hold its regularly monthly meeting at 7:00pm on Monday, April 12, 2010 in the cafeteria at Washington…

News

Judge Lacey Collier speaks out on Davison

April 11, 2010

The daily newspaper has an in-depth interview with Judge Lacey Collier on his three-year tenure as the chairman of the Community Maritime Park Associates Board of Trustees. Judge Collier doesn’t mince words—not that I have ever…

Politics

Holly does well in fundraising

April 11, 2010

Attorney General candidate Holly Benson raised $241,696 in the first quarter, just $30,000 shy of her GOP opponent and reigning Lt. Gov. Jeff Kottkamp. Not too bad for a Pensacola girl.…