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Outtakes—Untouchable Thomas

Outtakes—Untouchable Thomas

By Rick Outzen In June 2018, the Triumph Gulf Coast board of directors approved a $2.3 million grant for the Escambia County School District and Pensacola State College to train 1,145 high school [...]

Outtakes—The Donut Hole

Outtakes—The Donut Hole

By Rick Outzen Escambia County is earning a national reputation for its commitment to vocational training. We have had two big announcements this month. First, ST Engineering announced the [...]

Mayor Completes Titan Deal

Mayor Completes Titan Deal

By Jeremy Morrison It was a rough touch down, but it appears that Pensacola Mayor Grover Robinson has landed the city’s Project Titan, a $210 million jobs and infrastructure project at the [...]

$3 Million in Limbo

$3 Million in Limbo

By Duwayne Escobedo Nearly nine months ago, the Triumph Gulf Coast board set aside a little more than $3 million for the Escambia County School District to train the students of today for the [...]

Outtakes—Job Training Blocked

Outtakes—Job Training Blocked

By Rick Outzen GOP gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis and Democratic nominee Andrew Gillum last week touted the need to ramp up Florida’s technical and vocational programs. “We are going [...]

Dust off those Triumph project proposals

Dust off those Triumph project proposals

By Duwayne Escobedo It was April 2010 when the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill became the largest and most devastating accident in American history. The oil spill dumped an estimated 4.9 million [...]

The Buzz 3/23/17

The Buzz 3/23/17

No Balkanization State Rep. Frank White told Inweekly he doesn't support Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward's request that the Triumph funds be allocated to counties and cities in Northwest [...]

Outtakes—BP Money Grab

Outtakes—BP Money Grab

By Rick Outzen Last weekend, I got a phone call from a friend in Tallahassee. The BP settlement funds intended for the Panhandle counties that were impacted the worst by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon [...]