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Outtakes—Race To The Bottom

Outtakes—Race To The Bottom

In 2010, the U.S. Department of Education issued a Race To The Top grant of $8,373,647 to the Escambia County School District. The funds were to be disbursed over four years to help improve our [...]

Hungry Games

Hungry Games

Feeding Escambia County Kids This Summer By Jessica Forbes The Dixon School of the Arts cafeteria is quiet at 8:30 in the morning on the second to last day of the school year. The breakfast [...]

Outtakes 6/21/12

Outtakes 6/21/12

LILY WHITE LEADERSHIP Ten years ago civil rights leaders protested the lack of African-American teachers in the Escambia County School District.  Although one out of three of its students were [...]

Save School, Have Pool Party

Save School, Have Pool Party

Students sat in their red shirts. They weren’t quite sure what they were waiting for. “I don’t think they really, really get it,” said the Rev. LuTimothy May. Outside in the A.A. Dixon [...]

The Buzz 7/7/11

The Buzz 7/7/11

WOODLANDS PROPOSALS REJECTED Mayor Ashton Hayward sent out on June 30 a letter to the architectural and engineering firms that bid on the Community Resource Center to be built in Woodland [...]

PLAYBOY PICKS SCHOOL DISTRICT AS TOP PARTY SPOT

PLAYBOY PICKS SCHOOL DISTRICT AS TOP PARTY SPOT

ESCAMBIA SCHOOLS FINALLY FINISH AT THE TOP OF SOMETHING By Walker Holmes Each year, Playboy Magazine ranks its top ten party schools based on criteria that includes a "bikini index." The [...]