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The Buzz 8/24/17

The Buzz 8/24/17

Underhill and ‘Vagina Hats’ Escambia Commission chairman Doug Underhill created a social media stir when he asked one of his critics whether she was “one of those people walking around wearing [...]

The Buzz 8/17/17

The Buzz 8/17/17

Another Upset Sheriff Santa Rosa County Sheriff Bob Johnson isn't happy with how Escambia County canceled its detention agreement with him. The contract stated Escambia County had to give a 30-day [...]

Rules for Some, Not All

Rules for Some, Not All

By Sammi Sontag Escambia County has social media policies for its employees and commissioners. However, the commission chairman and its newest commissioner have chosen to ignore the policies, [...]

Underhill’s ‘Brutal’ Honesty

Underhill’s ‘Brutal’ Honesty

By Duwayne Escobedo Doug Underhill said one thing he learned as a counter-terrorism officer and in 25 years of service in the U.S. Navy was how to be brutally honest. "People say, ‘Can I be [...]

Tent City Jail?

Tent City Jail?

By Duwayne Escobedo The Escambia County Commission wants a solution. It wants it cheap, and it wants it fast. Commission chair Doug Underhill recently proposed the county build a "tent city" [...]

The Buzz 9/8/16

The Buzz 9/8/16

Helipad Safety The Escambia Board of County Commissioners voted 4-1 on Sept. 1 to implement a safety stand-down of the helipad that sits atop the Perdido Key Fire Station. Commissioner Doug Underhill [...]

City Decision Jacked Up Cost

City Decision Jacked Up Cost

By Rick Outzen On June 21, Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward did not receive the $316,600 that he requested from the Escambia Board of County Commissioners (BCC) for the cleanup of the contaminated [...]

Underhill Talks About District 2

Underhill Talks About District 2

By Rick Outzen Escambia County’s newest commissioner has gone through his first budget cycle. He has debated the confederate battle, location of the new county jail and the formula for [...]

The Buzz: Squeezing the Bottle

The Buzz: Squeezing the Bottle

Squeezing The Bottle Panhandling, homelessness and what government can do about it were topics of discussion on Feb. 5 for the Escambia Board of County Commissioners. The BCC passed at its regular [...]

Winners & Losers 2/5/15

Winners & Losers 2/5/15

Winners Donovan Chau Innovation Coast, an alliance of technology and knowledge-based companies in Northwest Florida, has named Dr. Donovan Chau, associate director of the University of West Florida [...]

Winners & Losers 1/8/15

Winners & Losers 1/8/15

Winners Doug Underhill State Attorney Bill Eddins announced on New Year’s Eve that his office’s review of a complaint against Escambia County Commissioner Underhill v had determined that such [...]

The Buzz 12/18/14

The Buzz 12/18/14

Only One Flag Will Fly Escambia County will no longer fly the Confederate battle flag or the Spanish, French or British flag, at the Pensacola Bay Center. After an emotional discussion, the Board of [...]