Posted in Escambia County

Beach protections passed

By Jeremy Morrison BCC CHAMBERS—After months of hammering out the details with local beach advocates, Escambia County officials have passed an ordinance offering protections for…

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Posted in Escambia County Florida Pensacola

Williamson, Andrade get committee assignments, Hill not so many

Santa Rosa County lawmaker Jayer Williamson has been give a chairmanship and vice chair and three other committee assignments: Government Operations & Technology Appropriations Subcommittee  Chair Workforce…

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Posted in Business Entertainment Escambia County

Visit Pensacola announces grants

Pensacola, Fla. – Visit Pensacola is pleased to announce its 2019-20 grant recipients for events taking place between Oct. 1, 2019 – April 30, 2020….

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Posted in Escambia County Pensacola

Hill stripped of committee post

The News Service of Florida reports Florida House Speaker Jose Oliva has removed Rep. Mike Hill, R-Pensacola, from the House Public Integrity & Ethics Committee….

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Posted in Education Escambia County Health

Crush the Crisis

On Saturday, September 7, West Florida Hospital will host “Crush the Crisis,” an opioid take back event with the goal of collecting and properly disposing…

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ECUA board wants District 3 seat filled

The board of the Emerald Coast Utility Authority only has four members. The policy-making body of the area’s largest water utility has been missing its…

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Posted in Escambia County Pensacola

Four questions for Monday

How safe are high school football games? At Booker T. Washington High, the teachers are paid to sell tickets at the gate, while other schools…

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M.E. nominee withdraws

State Attorney Bill Eddins announced today that Dr. Scott Luzi has withdrawn his name for consideration as Chief Medical Examiner for the First District of…

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Posted in Business Escambia County

‘Small Things’ delay bridge

by Jeremy Morrison, Inweekly State Senator Doug Broxson (R-Gulf Breeze), accompanied by a spokesman from the Florida Department of Transportation, invited local media to his…

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