Saturday November 1st 2014
ABROGAST, JESSIE 8-year-old boy who was mauled by a 7-foot bull shark on July 6, 2001 while wading in knee-deep water at the Gulf Islands National Seashore.
BATTLE, LINDSEY Singer 2006 INMA [...]
AGAINST ALL ODDS A reader asked me, “How has the Independent News survived for a dozen years?” We’re a free publication solely dependent on advertising in an era that has seen the 9/11 tragedy, [...]
The IN political hack, muckracker and yellow journalist alumni association met and voted on the biggest winners of the first 12 years of the Independent News. In true Winners & Losers style, all [...]
July 1999 First Independent published
November 1999 First Florida Sun published
September 2000 IN publishes first Best of the Coast
January 2001 Papers merge to form Independent Florida [...]
Amy N. Hobbs
Senior Paralegal, Ferry & Ferry, P.A.
What is your chief characteristic?
Punctuality! (Pause for reaction)...This is a complete lie. I’ll probably receive less hate mail from [...]
by Maxwell Chase
I would like to know about the story of Geronimo in Pensacola. I heard he was brought here as a tourist attraction. Is that true?
Yes, it is true. [...]
Escambia County Sheriff’s Department Cleans Up and Comes Clean
Escambia County isn’t Mayberry anymore. Drugs, gangs and prostitution have all infected the area.
The Sheriff’s Department [...]
From Southwest To Deluna Fest
By Bubbs Harris
One of the bands heading this way for DeLuna Fest is the Seattle-based group Motopony. The four young band members are lovers of any and all music [...]
Woodlands Medical Specialists Improves Local Patient Care
It’s owned by doctors but focused on patients. It houses many medical functions in a single building, but does so without becoming a [...]