Clerk of Courts Ernie Lee Magaha proved the value of having an independent accounting department. Had Touart & Whitehead been successful in creating their own finance/accounting department - the purchase would have happened under the radar. Where was the County's Legal department on this [...]
Delivery drivers were given notice with their last paychecks that their final day will be 2/4/07. Heard 12 writers and sale reps walked out - probably terminated - last Friday.
We got word from GOP insiders that Congressman Jeff Miller will announce later today that he is endorsing George Scarborough for House District 3. The annoucement will be sometime this afternoon.
Topic - Property Insurance St. Pete Times has copy of the agenda. The only detail that may come as a surprise for some: That the call is for a full seven days. Click here to see the call: Download 2007_special_session_calld.doc
Did you see the PNJ's article from its sister publication in Tallahassee on Crist and Holly Benson and their crusade to bring plain language to government? Headline: "Crist wants government to communicate in 'plain language" This paragraph caught my eye: Benson, until two weeks ago a Republican [...]
Per Escambia County Supervisor of Elections office (Unfortunately Santa Rosa County doesn't have nearly the stats on their web site)Total voters registered in District 3: 78,808 Democrats: 36,024 Republicans: 30,024 Other or NPA: 12,722 Whites 52,975 Black 20,721 Hispanic/Other [...]
Jack Nobles has told friends - yes, he has friends - that he will not run for Benson's seat. Meanwhile, the Democrats may have a new candidate - Juanita Scott. Scott is the Coordinator for Professional Development at Pensacola Junior College and holds a Masters Degree in Public Administration [...]
Escambia County Clerk of Court Ernie Lee Magaha has sent a letter to County Commissioner Chairman Kevin White refusing to process Commissioner Mike Whitehead's purchase of surplus county property - 7501 Jamesville Road. Magaha wrote that state law prohibits commissioners from buying surplus [...]
Dear Rick, I am flattered by my recent mention as a viable candidate for the District 3 House Seat. However, I will not be running for that seat at this time. As a life long Pensacola resident I will continue to strive to improve our historic and picturesque community. I feel it is [...]
Clay Ford says that he has the support of Pensacola Christian College - a major block of votes in House District 3. George Scarborough believes that he, too, will have their support. Typically PCC only backs one candidate. Time will tell who really has their support.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation today announces its inductees for 2007. The inductees are: - Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five (Kid Creole, Cowboy, Grandmaster Flash, Melle Mel, Mr. Ness, Raheim) - R.E.M. (Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe) - [...]