McClure pays $119K to save home

May 2, 2008

Santa Rosa Tax Collector Robert “Petty Cash” McClure avoided foreclosure on his home by paying off a $119,000 mortgage on his house Thursday. The Daily News reports that a hearing set for 2:45 p.m. was canceled…

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Street wars continue

May 2, 2008

WEAR TV 3 reported on a drive-by shooting on S Street. Gangs and drug dealers are getting bolder in the county. We all tend to ignore those news reports because they aren ‘t in our neighborhoods…

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City attorney candidate works for ECSO, too

May 2, 2008

Asst. City Attorney William “Rusty” Wells – and candidate to replace John Fleming as the City Attorney for Pensacola. Wells has a dual career. He supposedly works 40+ hours a week for the City and is…

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Let Cavanaugh go

May 2, 2008

UWF president John Cavanaugh is interviewing for the chancellor of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. He is a finalist of a system with 110,500 students. John has been at UWF for six years. Why…

May should replace Story

May 2, 2008

Gulf Power president/CEO Susan Story resigned yesterday from the the board of trustees of the Community Maritime Park Associates. She cited worries of any perceptions of potential Sunshine Law issues with the newest board member, Bentina…

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City attorney candidates

May 1, 2008

Gerry Clark 1371 N. Crossing Drive, N.E. Atlanta, GA 30329 Michael Hunt 125 North Champions Way #323 St. Augustine FL 32092 Richard Lott 25 W. Cedar Street, Suite 500 Pensacola FL 32502 Joseph Mancilla 347 SE…

Radio: Wounds that Don’t Heal

May 1, 2008

The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are bringing a new generation face to face with the horrors of battle and its painful aftermath when they return home. It is the subject of this week’s Independent News…

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Radio: Jerre M. Van Hoose

May 1, 2008

On IN Your Head Radio today at 1:00  –  Jerre M. Van Hoose, Mayor of  Springdale, Ark. – Home of the Springdale Naturals and their new ballpark, Arvest Park.  Listen on Newsradio 1620…

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Note: BCC agenda meeting 5.01.08

May 1, 2008

Board of County Commissioners Agenda Review Meeting – 1 May 2008 Governmental Complex – First Floor Call to order at 9:07 a.m. All Commissioners were present except Mike Whitehead. Commissioner Valentino led the meeting. Commissioners’ Forum…

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Radio: Dump addiction

May 1, 2008

Here is the audio of my interview with Mollye Barrows on Otis English and the second house he has dumped on a lot he doesn’t own. Dump, Otis, Dump…

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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…