Saturday October 1st 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 ...
EDATE When Florida voters go to the polls Jan. 31, they will be asked to make a decision on EDATE. But, what exactly is this acronym?
“When you grab someone off the street and say ‘EDATE,’ [...]
A Kind Man Passes
Larry Butler was a kind man. He was Pensacola’s music icon.
In 1975, he won a Grammy for co-writing the B.J. Thomas hit “(Hey, Won’t You Play Another) Somebody Done [...]
Vicki Taylor is a Florida-licensed midwife and certified professional midwife. She has 38 years of experience helping women deliver their babies at home and in a birth center, as well as water [...]
Well Lit & Amplified
Country music superstar Blake Shelton is bringing his Well Lit & Amplified Tour to the Civic Center Saturday night. Justin Moore & Dia Frampton are the scheduled [...]
By Kate Peterson
If you have never attended an Art Party before, you are in for a big surprise. It is an entire evening of unpretentious music and art right here in Pensacola. It began with an [...]
The Fiesta of Five Flags Association is now accepting applications from those interested in participating as a food vendor for the 28th annual Pensacola Crawfish Festival. The festival will be held [...]
Electrified Blues and So Much More
By Kate Peterson
Dubbed the King of 21st Century blues, Chris Thomas King has been recording and playing his music across the country since he was in junior [...]
‘John Maxwell Live’ Inspires Hope
By Jennie McKeon
It’s a day for leadership, something that any city could use more of.
Monday, Jan. 23, best-selling author John Maxwell and special [...]
The Oil Spill Penance Race Begins
By Jeremy Morrison
Nearly two months into the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, Tony Hayward made a curious promise. BP’s quintessential British CEO wasn’t [...]
DIRTY SMURFS Escambia County officials have no interest in seeing a recycling center on a collection of remediated Superfund sites. They also don’t want to see any little blue men on the [...]
‘A ROADTRIP THROUGH FLORIDA ARCHAEOLOGY’ 10 a.m. DARC, 207 E. Main St. 595-0050, ext. 107 or flpublicarchaeology.org/darc.php.
WOVEN & WRAPPED: KIMONOS, CLOTHING AND [...]