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Walker Holmes is back


It’s spring and Walker Holmes has shown up with his brown paper bag full of his latest investigative reports, including a surprise announcement.

Chamber Finds BP Gift Cards
The Greater Pensacola Chamber, Escambia County Clerk of Court Pam Childers and the Escambia County Commission were relieved to report yesterday the missing $80,000 in AMEX cards, that were bought with a BP grant in 2011, have been found in one of the least likely places…

Are You Ready for The Gene?
“It’s safe to say that Las Vegas Stands is focused on large-scale integrated resorts,” Las Vegas Stands spokesman said. “Spain is big, but we see a bright rate of return on our proposed investment on Perdido Key.”

Hayward Announces Telethon
Mayor Ashton Hayward has found himself staring at bleak prospects. Vendors can’t be paid and cash is running out to make payroll. Former Chief of Staff John Asmar is no longer around to be blamed.

Evers Opposes Gun Bill
“Most of my constituents are mentally ill,” said Evers in a phone interview. “There won’t be a gun left in north Escambia or Santa Rosa counties.”

IN Buys PNJ
Rick Outzen, publisher of Pensacola’s Independent News, announced that he has signed a letter of intent to purchase the city’s daily newspaper.

Hottest Greater Pensacola Area Jobs for 2013
Consider these projections, as you contemplate the job you want to get. Here are some of the hottest careers and industries, listed in no particular order of “heat.”

Holmes Declares Candidacy
Holmes, who has never been married or gone to church, said he would run on a pro-family, pro-faith, pro-NRA and pro-business platform.