News

Ingram Manure Report

April 22, 2011

Press Release: Tallahassee – These past two weeks have been very busy in Tallahassee with both the legislature as well as some good news for the district. The Governor held a joint press conference on Monday,…

Education

Facts on Mater Academy Charter Middle/High Schools

April 22, 2011

Minority and economically disadvantaged students can excel in the right school: MATER ACADEMY CHARTER HIGH Total Students 9TH 398 10TH 336 11TH 356 12TH 371 Free or Reduced Lunch Minority Total 1461 78.9% 97% FCAT %…

Politics

ServisFirst Bank names Board of Directors

April 22, 2011

Press Release: ServisFirst Bank Pensacola announces that it has brought together a diverse and experienced group of Pensacola corporate leaders to serve as the Bank’s Advisory Board of Directors. The ServisFirst Bank Pensacola Board includes Thomas…

Education

Another school that gets it right

April 22, 2011

At Mater Academy Charter High School in Hialeah Gardens, students are never asked “if’’ they’re going to college. They’re asked “where.’’ Nearly 80 percent of the nearly 3,000 students are eligible for free or reduced-price lunch,…

Education

Poll shows concerns about Escambia School District

April 22, 2011

The public isn’t happy with the direction of the Escambia County public schools. Despite statements by school district officials that classrooms are safe, people are concerned about school safety. The IN and Open Market Research, Inc.…

BP Disaster

Oh, no, conflicting reports on red snapper

April 22, 2011

The Mobile Press register reports that scientists have conflicting reports on their samples of red snapper caught in the Gulf. Researchers from the University of South Alabama and the Dauphin Island Sea Lab have caught and…

Education

School District appears to blame victim again

April 22, 2011

Unbelievably, Superintendent Malcolm Thomas appears to be blaming the female victim in an alleged sexual assault. The daily newspaper ran on its front page a follow-up story on the Spencer Bibbs music teacher who was arrested…

News

TLC: Benefit for children fighting brain cancer

April 21, 2011

On Saturday, April 23, 2011, at 8:00 pm, The Leisure Club in Downtown Pensacola will host “A Night of Music and Hope,” a singer/songwriter showcase to benefit children fighting brain cancer. Every year, thousands of kids…

News

Badlands V: This time it’s War

April 21, 2011

…rington Press Release: The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is hosting another “Operation Clean Sweep” event in the Warrington community on Thursday, April 28, 2011. The clean-up will begin at 8:00 am at the Marie Ella Davis…