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 ...
Environmental Seat, Escambia County RESTORE Act Advisory Committee
In 2010, the oil spill in the gulf hit the Gulf Coast. It was the worst spill in the country’s [...]
Dean, UWF College of Business
Last year, the University of West Florida opened the doors of its new College of Business Education Center. The center could well serve as a monument to [...]
Co-owner, Flora Bama Farms
Some people are wild about food. Wild about fresh food, local food. Foodies, they’re called.
Sandy Veilleux is a foodie. She approaches food with an [...]
Principal, Oakcrest Elementary School
As this academic year drew to a close, Escambia County School District Superintendent Malcolm Thomas paid a visit to Oakcrest Elementary School. [...]
Pensacola Ice Flyers
Hometown hockey heroes who brought home the 2013 President’s Cup
The Pensacola Ice Flyers had a good season. A really good season.
“The highlight would be winning the [...]
Habitat for Humanity’s new initiative revitalizes Pensacola neighborhoods
By Jessica Forbes
If all goes according to plan for many AmeriCorps members, a week of work that ended on a hot [...]
by Jason Leger
Queens of the Stone Age
Let’s say, for the sake of the argument, that Hell, as it has been idealized in the evangelical culture that is very [...]
GENEALOGY RESEARCH ASSISTANCE 9 a.m.-noon Thursdays in June. Library volunteers are available to give general genealogy research guidance; one-on-one assistance in using online and [...]
President, Beck Property Company
This spring, Justin Beck slipped into the hot seat. Maybe the hottest seat in town. The seat that had weeks earlier collapsed under the weight of the [...]
Broadcaster, WRNE 980 AM
Robert Hill came to town on a mission.
“Informing and empowering the community,” he explained. “We saw a need to educate and empower the [...]