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, ...
# 5 James J. Reeves
Jim Reeves is a busy man. He sits on boards, bodies and committees. He jumps between societal theaters, enjoying politics, business and community service. [...]
#1 Dr. Judy Bense
President, University of West Florida
She was in Mexico when she learned that the University of West Florida was losing its president.
“I thought, ‘Aw, man, I’m gonna [...]
WHY WE EXIST Newspapers are about people. Our primary obligation is to reach you and tell your story and the stories of those who work, live and serve in your community. We provoke thought, connect [...]
By Kate Peterson
Realizing that this area was ripe for a music festival, entertainment guru Joe Lewis created Bonfire Jam in Chumuckla, Fla. This original Bonfire Jam is held in December and [...]
#2 David Morgan
Sheriff, Escambia County
Reflecting upon life, Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan points to his maternal grandfather as having a profound influence on him.
“Monetarily, a [...]
‘A ROADTRIP THROUGH FLORIDA ARCHAEOLOGY’ 10 a.m. DARC, 207 E. Main St. 595-0050, ext. 107 or flpublicarchaeology.org/darc.php.
‘GARDEN OF EDEN’ 10 a.m. through Jun 2. [...]
After-Hours Traveling Show
# 4 Bentina Terry
VP, External Affairs and Corporate Services, Gulf Power
Her office is deep within Pensacola’s mirrored Gulf Power building. It’s down a hallway and behind a set of heavy [...]
by Chuck Shepherd
Gentlemen, Start Your Engines ... and Your Stereos Sophisticated automobile technology makes high-performance engines purr in relative silence, but automakers fear that their [...]
Once you’re named the most influential, you deserve a special place. All top finishers earn berths in this prestigious hall of fame.
FRED LEVIN (2007)
The flamboyant and outspoken Pensacola [...]
Founder & CEO, Innisfree Hotels
Work is serious business. For one local hotelier it is also somewhat spiritual.
“I’d say my mantra is...” MacQueen pauses and ponders [...]