Friday February 24th 2017
Pictures, Parades and More
A Guide To Mardi Gras 2017
By Stephanie Sharp
WARREN THOMPSON’S MARDI GRAS VIEW
Even the most seasoned Mardi Gras veterans only ever catch glimpses of their fellow parade-goers through the gaps between festooned floats and decked-out marching bands. One photographer has ...
Black History Month Poetry Events
By C.S. Satterwhite
As Black History Month comes to a close, several events throughout Pensacola celebrate the February tradition honoring African-American culture.
Speaking to the vibrancy of Pensacola's poetry scene, this year two major poetry events are scheduled at the same time ...
Don’t Call Them Emo
By Grant Hutchinson
Jimmy Eat World will be performing at Vinyl on Feb. 28, and local fans couldn't be more stoked.
"(The band's first three records) had such an impact on me," said Travis Seals, 36, of Pensacola. "I associate them with ...
Trial Lawyer 2.0 Wins Again
By Rick Outzen
Last week, the Levin Papantonio law firm announced it had helped secure a cash settlement of more than $670 million with Dupont over lawsuits related to the exposure of the toxic chemical C8 from the company's plant in ...
Development Honors Grocer Willard Warfield
By Duwayne Escobedo
Both Chad Henderson and John Ellis Jr. enjoy preserving historic buildings.
Henderson, founder and CEO of the healthcare real estate development company Catalyst CRE, owns the four-story Rhodes Building on the corner of Chase and Palafox streets that was ...
Lbj Bashes Myers At the end of the Pensacola City Council meeting on July 17, Councilman Larry Johnson surprised his fellow board members by attacking Councilman Sherri Myers. He said that on Monday [...]
by Scott Satterwhite
Life can change in an instant. This is a life lesson learned all too well when a city-employed driver struck and hit Paul Galusha, sending him to the hospital and ruining his [...]
by Chuck Shepherd
Modern Warfare The leader of the devout Sunni jihadist group Islamic State, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, making a rare, solemn appearance in July, wore a flashy silver wristwatch that [...]
by Jason Leger
For most of us, playing in one band that has topped charts and toured the world would probably be more than enough to make us want to sit in our rooms and [...]
By Hana Frenette
Making a name for yourself is hard to do when someone else has made the name for you. Hank Williams III has had some very large shoes to fill in the realm of music, considering [...]
P.C. Wu is a throwback to an era in Pensacola when being an elected official wasn’t about power, notoriety or favoritism. The Pensacola city councilman shows us that local government doesn’t have [...]
James Andrews The founding partner and medical director of the Andrews Institute was recently presented with the 2014 Robert E. Leach Mr. Sports Medicine award during the American [...]
Why it’s necessary and where to get it
By Jennifer Leigh
Since June 30—when the Supreme Court ruled that companies such as Hobby Lobby could refuse to pay for some forms of contraception that [...]
“PASTA LA VISTA” AT SO GOURMET Noon-1 p.m. Sue Shattuck will prepare a lunch of pork chops Marsala on fresh pasta, bacon-wrapped asparagus and banana pudding. $35 per person. 407 [...]
Pensacola’s Musical Community Welcomes Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra
By Jessica Forbes
Though it sometimes gets a bad rap as the favored genre of bookish old men, [...]