Sanity returns

August 27, 2008

Wilson Robertson kicked incumbent Mike Whitehead’s butt for Escambia County District 1. It was never even close. It may be the worst showing for an incumbent – who wasn’t under indictment – in the history of…

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Morgan wins

August 27, 2008

Ronnie McNesby is out. Congratulations to David Morgan. For nearly four years he has tenaciously campaigned for the Republican nomination for Escambia County Sheriff. For months, we had been hearing that McNesby’s support was slipping at…

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IN Your Head Radio 8.26

August 26, 2008

Today is a special expanded show beginning at 11:00 on News Radio 1620. We will talk with Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum and Steve Sharp from Escambia County Schools on gang activity, we’ll talk to Scott…

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IN recommendations

August 26, 2008

State House District 1, Republican Primary Ryan Gilbert State House District 2, Republican Primary Dave Murzin Public Defender 1st Judicial Circuit, Republican Primary James Owens ESCAMBIA COUNTY Escambia County Sheriff, Republican Primary David Morgan Escambia County…

Email: Whitehead vs. Robertson

August 25, 2008

Got this email that was sent to Wilson Robertson – Escambia County Commission, District 1 race: Mr. Robertson, Every day this week I have received some type of last minute propaganda from your opponent doing nothing…

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Ford vs. May closer than you think

August 25, 2008

We got a copy of this executive summary of a recent of House District 3: A recent poll of 300 likely general election voters by Schroth, Eldon & Associates shows challenger Lumon May in a statistical…

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Story that probably won’t make PNJ

August 25, 2008

Associated Press reports: Gannett Co.’s July revenue fell 12.3 percent as retailers cut back on ad spending and classified ads continued to shrink, the largest U.S. newspaper publisher said Friday. For the month ended Aug. 3,…

Florida arrives in Denver

August 25, 2008

After all the brouhaha over the Florida primary, the Democratic National Committee voted to seat the entire 211-person delegate at its national convention in Denver. Not only do they have full voting rights and privileges, the…

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Notes: CMPA meeting

August 22, 2008

Approaching the vote: Fogg: “Whoever is ranked, I can support either one. But, I can only hang my hat on the recommendation of Dr. Beitsh (Trinity).” “I move: Trinity #1, Land Capital #2” Collier: “I move…

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CMPA names Land Capital

August 22, 2008

The Community Maritime Park Board of Trustees voted to name Land Capital Group the master developer, 8-4.…

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Boeing threatens to drop out

August 22, 2008

Reuters reports: Boeing Co. confirmed on Friday it may withdraw from a $35 billion competition for new aerial refueling aircraft unless the Pentagon agrees to give it six months to submit a new bid. More…

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Notes: BCC Agenda Meeting

August 22, 2008

Most of the meeting was routine, but we have highlighted the discussion items AGENDA Board of County Commissioners Regular Meeting – August 21, 2008 – 5:30 p.m. Governmental Complex – First Floor 1. Call to Order.…

Note from Rhette to his supporters

August 22, 2008

This was forwarded to me: – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – –…