Escambia County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. No guns in schoolsRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    ... the other end of the school? Surely, we can't expect armed guards at every entrance. We're pleased to see Escambia County School Superintendent Malcolm Thomas equally opposed to the bill. He said unless forced he would never allow armed guards or ...

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  2. 1 dead in Warrington fireRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    A residence fire in the 1200 block of Wilson Avenue has killed at least one person, according to Escambia County Spokesman Bill Pearson.

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  3. This story is part of the Northwest Florida news roundup.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Florida Trend

    ... will focus now on community and commercial real estate development in Florida. Tyndall Air Force Base, Escambia County 4-H Center, Navy Federal Credit Union, Marie Hotel, Buccaneer Beach Motel, Superior Residences, "Gateway to the Gulf," Florida ...

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  4. Just get on with itRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    We strongly encourage the Escambia County commissioners to hire an administrator in two weeks and put this confusing, 18-month chapter behind them and move on.

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  5. Greater Pensacola Chamber shifts further from sunshineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    ... Agency board would be structured along the lines of Visit Pensacola Inc. Two members would be selected by Escambia county commissioners; two by the Pensacola City Council and Pensacola mayor; one from the Century Town Council; one who would be the ...

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  6. Escambia, Santa Rosa jobless rate inched up in JanuaryRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    The jobless rate inched up in January in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties following temporary holiday hiring in November and December.

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  7. Felony Arrests: Tuesday, March 18, 2014Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    The following suspects were charged with felonies Sunday at Escambia County Jail.

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  8. Former Florida Gov. Reubin Askew dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... president. Admitted to Florida Bar. Public career begins with appointment as assistant county prosecutor for Escambia County. In August, he marries Donna Lou Harper. They will raise two children, Angela and Kevin. Elected to Florida House of ...

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  9. Chamber moves closer to privatizationRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    ... Agency board would be structured along the lines of Visit Pensacola Inc. Two members would be selected by Escambia County Commissioners; two by the Pensacola City Council and Pensacola mayor; one from the Century Town Council; one who would be the ...

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  10. Reubin Askew services set for this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... 33 East Gregory Street, where his casket will be accompanied by an honor guard and escort provided by Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan. Askew will be buried with full military honors Friday at Bayview Memorial Park, 3351 Scenic Highway, ...

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  11. Monday Convo: Readers opine on many issuesRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    Here they are, the best comments from last week's coverage on pnj.com: On the article "Escambia County Commission defers vote on administrator --again" , JOE HALEY wrote, "The problem is that there is too many 'Good Old Boys' trying to do business as usual.

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  12. Chain Reaction gets a makeover through idgroup Brand on Us programRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    ... Reaction was chosen for the Brand On Us initiative above 12 other nonprofit organizations, including the Escambia County Public Schools Foundation, Manna Food Pantries and Pathways for Change. Chain Reaction founder Kristin Fairchild said she was ...

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  13. Editorial: Stop flipping coinsRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    ... are too high not to. A systematic flaw like this goes far beyond the affected educators. Especially here in Escambia County, our teachers and schools are the only way to break the cycle of poverty that plagues our community. It is a crime for ...

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  14. Neighbors remember woman slain in Mayfair areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    ... night, 34-year-old Antoine Tyshawn Banks shot Alexis Banks, 29, in the head during a domestic dispute, the Escambia County Sheriff's Office said. Shortly after 9 p.m., deputies responded to the couple's home in the 200 block of McKinley Drive near ...

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  15. Atmore, Ala., man killed near Cantonment in motorcycle wreckRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    ... a van crossing State Road 95 near Cantonment, according to a news release from the Florida Highway Patrol. Escambia County Emergency Medical Services pronounced Jacob Lisenby, 19, dead at the scene of the wreck shortly after 1 p.m. Prior to the ...

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  16. Felony and DUI Arrests: Tuesday, March 11, 2014Read the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    The following suspects were charged with felonies Sunday at Escambia County Jail.

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  17. Meeting Tomorrow Night: Proposed Gulf Offshore Recreational Fishing PermitRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | Florida Sportsman

    ... w to join the meeting. There is also a meeting Wednesday, March 12, in Pensacola from 6 to 8 p.m. CDT at the Escambia County Extension Office Auditorium, 3740 Stefani Road.

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  18. Atmore man killed near Cantonment after his motorcycle collides with vanRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    ... a Florida Highway Patrol crash report. Jacob Lisenby, 29, was pronounced dead at the scene of the wreck by Escambia County Emergency Medical Services shortly after 1 p.m. Lisenby had been driving a Honda motorcycle northbound at a high rate of ...

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  19. Felony and DUI arrests: Monday, March 10, 2014Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    Escambia County Jail. Names, ages and addresses were provided by the individuals. Eric Austin Boppel. 26, address unavailable, larceny, dealing in stolen property. Donterious ...

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  20. Editorial Roundup: On children's well-being, and geographyRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | The News-Press

    ... of Panama City, that's home to a lot of Republicans. In 2010, you earned nearly 57 percent of the vote in Escambia County, and 69 percent in Santa Rosa County. Surely, the fact that these two counties delivered about 40,000 more votes to you than ...

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