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The Buzz 9/29/16

The Buzz 9/29/16

Power to Settle Inweekly reporter Duwayne Escobedo called several cities with strong mayors from around the state of Florida to see what their mayors' legal authority was regarding settlement [...]

A Seat at the Table

A Seat at the Table

By Eurydice Stanley When asked if he participated in the sit-ins that desegregated Pensacola, 91-year-old Civil Rights Activist Howard King responded simply, "While they were at the counter, we [...]

Veterans Tell Their VA Stories

Veterans Tell Their VA Stories

By Rick Outzen In mid-September, Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) launched a new platform, MyVAstory.org, for military veterans to share their experiences with the Department of Veterans [...]

The Buzz 9/22/16

The Buzz 9/22/16

Coffee with Bowden On Sept. 14, Inweekly shared cups of coffee with FSU coaching legend Bobby Bowden, who was in town to speak at the Greater Pensacola Chamber's annual meeting. Coach Bowden said [...]

More Payouts at City Hall

More Payouts at City Hall

By Rick Outzen According to public records released last week, Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward cut checks for over $95,000 to get his former city administrator to dismiss his lawsuit against the [...]

Saunders Selected

Saunders Selected

By Rick Outzen On Sept. 15, the University of West Florida Board of Trustees named Dr. Martha Saunders the university's sixth president, effective Jan. 1, 2017. Saunders replaces UWF President Dr. [...]

Chaos on the Seventh Floor

Chaos on the Seventh Floor

By Rick Outzen and Duwayne Escobedo Something is wrong inside the Mayor's Office. Since midway through Mayor Ashton Hayward's first term, turnover has been the norm in city department, which [...]

Evan McMullin: White House Longshot

Evan McMullin: White House Longshot

By Rick Outzen The conservative wing of the Republican Party isn't necessarily ready to hand over the reins of its party to Donald Trump. On Aug. 10 in Salt Lake City, Evan McMullin, a former [...]

The Buzz 9/15/16

The Buzz 9/15/16

Profitable To Serve Since he took office in January 2011, Mayor Ashton Hayward has appointed four city administrators. Bill Reynolds started work in August 2011. Colleen Castille replaced Reynolds in [...]

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 [...]

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