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 ...
Did you know that today is CYBER MONDAY? Which means a lot of online retailers are offering awesome deals and/or free shipping.
And our very own Vinyl Music Hall is getting in on the action with [...]
Health Talk: FamiliesFirst Network Adoption Counselor Cathleen Menda and Associate Adoption Coordinator Peggy Custred
Menda has been working with Families First Network for six years as an [...]
11.26 Jingle Bell Run/Walk
You can choose to run or walk a 5k or 10k to support arthritis. The race begins at 8 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 26 at the Gulfside Pavilion on Pensacola Beach. Registration fees [...]
For the first time in the past six years, Pensacola had a relatively uneventful summer–no hurricanes, park or city charter referendums, sensational murder cases or oil spills. However, the year [...]
by Chuck Shepherd
Enterprising reporters get stories by earning the trust of their sources, which Simon Eroro of the Post-Courier (Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea) obviously did. At a banquet in [...]
PENSACOLA STATE COLLEGE ART FACULTY EXHIBITION 8 a.m. Through Dec 14. Anna Lamar Switzer Center for Visual Arts, Pensacola State College, 1000 College Blvd., Bldg 15. 484-2550 or [...]
QUIET DIFFERENCE MAKER She was born on the Fourth of July in Evergreen, Ala. When she died on Sunday, Nov. 14, she had seen her children, more than a dozen grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren and [...]
Black Friday and the Shopping Palaces of Pensacola
by Jessica Forbes
Originally popularized by department stores, the day after Thanksgiving, or “Black Friday” has become what amounts to a [...]
WILSON ROBERTSON The Escambia County Commissioner won’t have to worry about any ethics investigations interfering with his Thanksgiving holiday. The Florida Attorney General, Commission [...]
Dr. Jimmy Jones Honored as Outstanding Children’s Surgeon
Dr. Jimmy Jones, a retired pediatric surgeon with Nemours Children's Clinic and Sacred Heart Children's Hospital, was recently named as [...]
By Jeremy Morrison
The Sheriff asked the question once more. He seemed fixated. Refusing to drop it.
“Let me state the question again,” said Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan. “What is [...]