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Buzz: Townsend not to run again, candidates line up

The buzz is Ronald Townsend will not run for re-election as the District 7 City Council member. Jimmie Perkins and Robbie Carl Andrews have filed…

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Buzz: Gunshots fired downtown?

We are getting reports that residents downtown heard gunshots around 4 a.m. None of them appeared to have been fired at my office.

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Buzz: Times Picayune to publish only three days a week

The award-winning New Orleans daily newspaper, Times Picayune, is announcing massive lay-offs today. We are hearing that it will only print three days a week…

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Buzz: Big bust going down this morning

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with a other law enforcement agencies, is rounding up copper thieves this morning. After a month-long investigation, deputies…

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Posted in Buzz State & National News

Buzz: Legislative budget will cost Escambia Co. $6 million

The cuts to Medicaid that the Florida Legislature is considering will be pushed down to the counties. Escambia County will have to come up with…

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Buzz: Crap Trap changing

We are hearing that The Crab Trap on Main Street is closing on March 15 and re-opening as a little more upscale place named Nick’s…

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Buzz: BP settlement could be $14 billion

The Wall St. Journal is reporting that BP and the lawyers for those hurt by the massive 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill are discussing…

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Buzz: Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman in town today

Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Army Gen. Martin Dempsey is scheduled to meet this morning with sailors at Pensacola Naval Air Station.

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Buzz: Airbus plant coming to Mobile?

Mobile and EADS didn’t get the Air Force Air Tanker contract, but, according to The Seattle Times, the Alabama port city could be getting an…

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