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IN Your Head Radio 5.29

May 29, 2008

Today on IN Your Head Radio I will  talk with Eric Schmitz who has filed to run for Mayor of Pensacola and I welcome your calls at 850-437-1620. Tune in to IN Your Head Radio today…

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Miller for Lt. Gov.

May 29, 2008

Here’s the new rumor. If John McCain gets elected president, he will appoint Florida Gov. Charlie Crist to the Attorney General spot. Lt. Gov. Jeff Kottkamp will become governor. Then our Congressman Jeff Miller will be…

Notes: Charter Review 5.28

May 29, 2008

The city of Pensacola’s Charter Review Commission meeting on May 28 began with discussion about how to replace a member of the commission with an alternate. “The selection committee, which again we’ve had this discussion, this…

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Sheriff supervisors abuse overtime

May 29, 2008

From the South Florida Sun-Sentinel: The former top jail official at the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office knew about a pervasive overtime abuse scheme but considered it a software failure rather than a possible violation of…

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UWF Interim President update

May 29, 2008

The search committee to name the interim UWF president will narrow the choices down to two candidates within the next week. One will be from inside the university. The other will come from outside. Based on…

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IN Your Head Radio backtracks

May 28, 2008

To hear these recent interviews from IN Your Head Radio, click on links below. C.J. Lewis, Mayoral Candidate Mike Wiggins, Mayoral Candidate Attorney General Bll McCollum…

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IN Your Head Radio 5.28

May 28, 2008

  Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum and the Humane Society of the United States will hold a joint press conference today at 2 pm to announce a new program to combat animal fighting in Florida. The…

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UWF president candidates

May 28, 2008

A hot topic is who will be appointed the interim president for the University of West Florida. Former Florida House Majority Leader and UWF student body president Jerry Maygarden is the sentimental favorite. However, Maygarden only…

Post-traumatic stress disorders rise

May 28, 2008

The South Florida Sun Sentinel reports: The number of troops with new cases of post-traumatic stress disorder jumped by roughly 50 percent in 2007 amid the military buildup in Iraq and increased violence there and in…

Vote for Rick’s Blog

May 27, 2008

This blog has been nominated for the Best Media Blog: Blogs written by professional journalists at Florida publications for 2008 Netroots Award (Click here to vote).…

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IN Your Head Radio 5.27

May 27, 2008

Today on IN Your Head Radio, I will talk to Pensacola Mayoral Candidate C.J. Lewis. I also will be taking your calls at (850) 437-1620. Tune in to IN Your Head Radio today at 12:00 on News…

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Mobile Port hits milestone

May 27, 2008

The Mobile Press Register reports: Following the arrival of a pair of new, $7.5 million cranes from China in March, Mobile Container Terminal marked another major milestone last week as thousands of tons of concrete began…

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Throwing Stones

May 27, 2008

The Santa Rosa Island Authority allowed developers to build huge highrise condominiums in the core commercial and entertainment area of Pensacola Beach. Now the owners are upset that the bands are playing too loud at the…

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IN Your Head Radio 5.26

May 26, 2008

Today on IN Your Head Radio… Friday, the State Attorney of First Circuit Court  announced that Erin Markes will not be prosecuted on the child abuse charge regarding her son, Jaden. We will recap the story with…