Friday September 30th 2016
Getting Out The Vote
Local Campaign Volunteers On Why This November Matters
By Shelby Smithey
Behind every campaign is a group of people who fully dedicate themselves to their party and candidate. Whether staunchly Republican or Democrat, these people push the campaign forward and make ...
Keeping With Tradition
By Jennifer Leigh
The mission of the Russian Grand Ballet is to celebrate the traditions of classical ballet, said Artistic Director, Constantine Pinchuk.
So it's no surprise that the touring company will be performing the timeless "Swan Lake" as they stop in ...
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 were at the table."
His statement reflects the symbiotic relationship of successful grassroots ...
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 Affairs. Since then, hundreds of veterans have posted their stories to the website.
"We want ...
By Hana Frenette
More than 10 years ago, Scott Novota started making and selling collectible, hand-blown glass pumpkins in his back yard. They ranged in size, color and complexity, but each one had the special seal of approval from Novota, his ...
The Society of Professional Journalists’ South Florida Chapter recently honored the Independent News and its publisher Rick Outzen for their investigative reporting of the Escambia County Public [...]
6.28 West Florida Hospital Mobile Mammography Unit
West Florida Hospital will offer comprehensive mammography services for women 35 and over. WFH’s Mobile Mammography Unit will be at Dr. Gordon [...]
by Chuck Shepherd
More Tennessee Super-Breeders Update: Last week’s News of the Weird gave serial impregnator Desmond Hatchett, of Knoxville, Tenn., too much credit. It is true that he has [...]
Skies from Gulf Shores, Ala. to Destin, Fla. will be full of fireworks this Independence Day. But the fun doesn’t start at sundown. This 4th of July list should keep you busy from morning to night [...]
The Escambia County commissioner is the new second vice president of the Florida Association of Counties, which puts him in line to eventually become the FAC president. [...]
Party On IN
The IN is celebrating our 13th anniversary with a happy hour bash at The Deck at The Fish House. Come toast us! (6/28)
Will Rubio Show?
He was a no-show on “The Daily Show” last [...]
Dr. Ismeth Abbas Joins Baptist Medical Group
Experienced hospitalist Ismeth Abbas, M.D., has joined Baptist Medical Group’s hospitalist program and expansive physician network. Dr. Abbas will [...]
IN: So, you’re in Atlanta tonight, right?
KEEN: Yeah, we had a little bus breakdown, so we’re still on our way there. We usually get to a place around 3 o’clock, 4 o’clock. So, I guess [...]
STILL IN PRINT Against all odds the IN has survived for 13 years. With the daily newspapers in New Orleans, Mobile and Birmingham soon going to only three print editions a week, the odds of our [...]
Still Waters Day & Medical Spa
20 N. Tarragona St., 432-6772,
Still Waters Day & Medical Spa offers world class spa treatments and medical aesthetic [...]
DeLuna Fest tickets at the advanced price of $159.95 are almost sold out.
According to the DeLuna team, they have a very limited quantity of tickets at this price still available, and once [...]