Posted in Education Health

UWF requires masks for campus visitors

UWF announces updated visitor guidelines during pandemic   Pensacola, Fla. – June 26, 2020 – The University of West Florida has established new guidelines and…

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Gilley Games and SDS

Gilley Games On Tuesday, June 23, the Florida Department of Health reported Escambia County had 42 new COVID-19 cases with 8.3% positivity rate and Santa…

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Breaking news: Tate High to no longer use Confederate flag on programs

A parent notified Inweekly that the school’s principal called and said they would discontinue the ‘five flags’ Confederate logo immediately, using a ‘T’ temporarily.

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Commissioner Nikki Fried calls for Florida statewide mask order

Today, in response to skyrocketing COVID-19 cases, Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried, an independently-elected member of the Florida Cabinet, called on the Governor to issue…

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Posted in Escambia County Health

Escambia blows past daily COVID record

Escambia County has 92 new COVID cases, surpassing the record set yesterday of 68. Of the new cases, 81 were Florida residents, two were tied…

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Tate High named for Confederate veteran

Why would the Tate High principal use a logo with a Confederate flag? Its namesake was a Civil War veteran who would tell his students…

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Greater Pensacola Chamber moves office to post office box

Greater Pensacola Chamber, which was founded in 1889, no longer has a brick-and-mortar office, at least temporarily. When it returns, the office will only have…

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Confederate flag has resurgence in Panhandle

Walmart and NASCAR have banned the Confederate flag. The former Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward and the Escambia County Commission replaced the Confederate flag in the…

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Posted in Escambia County Health

Escambia County keeps people in the dark on COVID

How safe are Pensacola Beach, downtown Pensacola, Cordova Mall and other parts of Escambia County? Transparency hasn’t been a priority for Escambia County Administrator Janice…

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