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, ...
Interviews by Jennie McKeon and T.S. Strickland
Photos by Samantha Crooke
As the Pensacola Greater area continues to reach its potential, leaders have stepped forward to help. The list [...]
VADM Gerry Hoewing
President, National Flight Academy
Vice Admiral Gerry Hoewing is finally realizing the dreams of retired Navy Rear Admiral Skip Furlong and retired Captain Robert Rasmussen by [...]
President, Sacred Heart Children's and Women's Hospital
Dana Bledsoe’s entire career has been dedicated to children’s healthcare. She’s worked with several of the top 10 [...]
Matthew Altier has only lived in Pensacola for 11 months and is already a game changer.
Altier is the vice president for Administrative Services for the University of West Florida, as well as the [...]
Co-owner, Hopjacks, The Tin Cow & Hopjacks Filling Station
Joe Abston likens his entrepreneur skills to those of an artist.
“For some artists, there are things in their body [...]
Dr. Ed Meadows
President, Pensacola State College
Ed Meadows thinks Pensacolians sell themselves short. He became the president of Pensacola State College in 2008, after leaving the same post at [...]
Rev. LuTimothy May
Pastor, Friendship Missionary Baptist Church
Rev. LuTimothy May is the pastor of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, a congregation of about 700 nestled among low-income [...]
Community volunteer raising funds for local charities
Marianne Estess wasn’t satisfied with just being a “room mom” and volunteering at schools her three children attended. [...]
Founder & CEO, IHMC
Pensacola is already known for its beaches and historic culture, but thanks to Dr. Ken Ford, science is a part of the city’s culture, too.
Ford is the [...]
A.A. Dixon’s Next Move
By Jeremy Morrison
The offer was bittersweet. While potentially sparing A.A. Dixon Charter School of Excellence from closure, the proposed amendment to the [...]
Founder, The MESS Hall
Megan Pratt has always been industrious. After earning advanced degrees from MIT and Harvard, she signed up to be a science writer and educational outreach [...]