Tuesday September 27th 2016
IMPACT 100 down to finalists
By Jennifer Leigh
The formula is simple.
One woman, $1,000, one vote.
"Those are the main core values," said Belle Bear, one of the founding members of IMPACT 100. "I won't let anyone change them because they work."
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 City.
The Pensacola City Council did not approve the settlement agreement. ...
Drop Dead And Bless Your Heart
By Hamishe Randall
In the South, sugar is to tea what crazy is to family—a main ingredient. And what brings out the crazy in a family faster than the holidays? A death, of course.
After Bud drops dead at the kitchen table, ...
Make Your Vote Count on Aug. 14th
By Rick Outzen
The Independent News has never shied away from controversy. Our role is to analyze the facts, connect the dots and report what we’ve learned. We [...]
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‘SURFING FLORIDA: A PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORY’ 10 [...]
By Jennie McKeon
The Pensacola Shakespeare Company—or PenShakes—is at an exciting crossroads as Sam Osheroff said.
“We have big plans,” said Osheroff, who is taking over as the new [...]
What’s Your Malfunction, City Hall?
By Jeremy Morrison
There’s a rift at Pensacola City Hall. It’s a contentious chasm that has suffered from both nurture and neglect.
“Clearly, there [...]
Blaming Isn’t a Solution
By Rick Outzen
After the funeral of Matthew Cox, who was shot outside his mother’s Montclair home, I met with Lumon May, who had coached the teen in the Southern [...]
IN’s annual Best of the Coast voting is coming to close really soon, so if you want to have your voice heard on important stuff—like Best Bar and Best Restaurant—you better get on [...]
TRAYVON MARTIN’S ATTORNEY The attorney representing the Trayvon Martin family recently spoke at a day-long crime prevention seminar entitled “Bridging the Gap.” The Escambia County Sheriff’s [...]
By Kate Peterson
Raw Panda Records, is just a bunch of dudes—with a bunch of talent. They are a homegrown recording company, producing high quality results by recording in homes, recording [...]
Bro-Code: 10 Rules for Small Town Dating
by Edwin Banacia
The other day, I tried to break down the infamous “bro-code” to one of my friends. You see, being a single guy in Pensacola is tough, [...]
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Pensacola resident since 2005
Good Eats: As a weekend pizza slinger, I have to shout out one of the most [...]
Sacred Heart Health System and Ascension Health have announced the appointment of Susan Davis as the President and CEO of Sacred Heart Health System, that includes hospitals in [...]