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2006 Hurricane predictions off

“Chicken Little” hurricane forecasters predicted a busy hurricane season that just never materialized. Here are the numbers as compiled by the Tampa Tribune: BY THE…

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Mediacom-WEAR showdown on Friday

Will Mediacom pay WEAR $6/yr for every subscriber in Santa Rosa County and on Pensacola Beach? If Mediacom drops the ABC affiliate will WEAR drop…

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Rubio taps Benson, Sansom

Florida House Speaker Marco Rubio named on Wednesday Holly Benson as chairman of the House Safety and Security Council. Rep. Ray Sansom, R-Destin will lead…

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News Journal exaggerates market share

A Nov. 17 letter from PNJ advertising director Bobby Rice touts his paper has  “more than 236,000 adult readers every Monday through Friday,” which is…

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GBHS girls soccer gone haywire

From IN Buzz:SOCCER TURMOIL Area high school soccer coaches are scratching their heads over what’s going on inside the winning Gulf Breeze High School girls’…

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ECUA has money…lots

The 2005 audited financials show ECUA is the wealthiest utility in NWFL. ECUA has about $53.6 million in unrestricted assets. Its net assets are $230…

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New Gulf Breeze UFO book out

Former WEAR TV 3 reporter Craig Myers has published a book on the 1987-88 Gulf Breeze UFO scare – War of the Words: The True…

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Pick your favorite Winners and Losers column for 06

It’s time for our year-end W&L issue. As part of the issue, we ask readers to pick their favorite Winners & Losers column for the…

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We will never know if OJ did it

News Corp., the parent company of HarperCollins and the Fox network, has canceled publication of the O.J. Simpson book and FOX television special “If I…

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