Politics

CMP candidates asks for 30-day extension

April 30, 2008

From CMPA Chairman Lacey Collier to the team leaders for the two finalist for Master Developer of the Vince Whibbs, Sr., Community Maritime Park: Scott and Ken: I understand that Land Capital Group has requested a…

Otis dumps another house

April 30, 2008

The man just can’t help himself. For some people it’s cigarette butts or gum wrappers. Not our man, Otis English. WEAR TV reports that he has dumped another house on property he doesn’t own: Now he’s…

Santa Rosa & Escambia Joint Meeting

April 29, 2008

Here’s the report from Chrissy Littledale on this morning’s joint meeting between our two counties. Joint Meeting of the Escambia County Board of County Commissioners and the Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissioners April 29,…

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Radio: Panama City Mayor Scott Clemons

April 29, 2008

Last night, Panama City held the first National Issues Forum to discuss the city’s future growth. I’ll talk to Mayor Scott Clemons about the meeting today on IN Your Head Radio at 1:00 PM CST. Listen…

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Panama City looks a the future, consolidation

April 29, 2008

Pensacola isn’t the only place looking ahead and trying to figure out how to be a better place to live. Last night the city held its first National Issues Forum which city leaders and organizations. Involved…

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Beach Brawl

April 29, 2008

WEAR TV 3 reports “What started out as a music concert… Ended with sheriff’s deputies setting off pepper gas in a crowd of a thousand people… Trying to get them under control.” Deputies arrested a total…

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Cavanaugh up for big job

April 29, 2008

UWF President John Cavanaugh is one of three finalists to be interviewed today and Wednesday for chancellor of 14 state-owned universities in Pennsylvania, according to AP and the PNJ. This is a wonderful opportunity for Cavanaugh…

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Petition to build CMP

April 27, 2008

It’s time we let the Pensacola City Council know that this community is frustrated that they have not found alternative funding sources for the Vince Whibbs, Sr. Community Maritime Park. Other cities have their ballparks. We…

Erin Markes profile

April 27, 2008

The Daily News has the best profile of Erin Markes to date. Reporter Andrew Gant did the story. Erin Markes is 19 years old. She has been a mother since she was 15. She is in…

Naturals win 7-2

April 27, 2008

67 degrees, clear skies – 5,426 fans in the new ballpark in Springdale, Ark. Beautiful day yesterday in Pensacola, too. No new ballpark though. No people downtown in the afternoon either.…

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Naturals win 3-0

April 26, 2008

Northwest Arkansas Naturals shut out the Arkansas Travelers to move into a tie with the Travelers for second place in North Division of the Texas League. 5,232 fans enjoyed the game in the brand new Naturals…

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Notes: Life Skills press conference

April 26, 2008

White Hat Management is asking Life Skills Center in Pensacola for over $580,000 in unpaid fees and balances. An attorney representing Life Skills Center’s local board of directors said White Hat employees failed to reconcile a…

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Radio: Pensions

April 25, 2008

The city’s generous pensions are making lots of its employees rich at taxpayers’ expense. Today on IN Your Head Radio, I will be talking to Robert Weissert, Director of Communications & External Relations for Florida TaxWatch,…