Monthly Archive: July 2013

Jul 11

Mayor Hayward Terminates Bill Reynolds

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Statement by Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward I made the decision to terminate Bill Reynolds from his position as City Administrator. Last week, I received the disappointing news from the State Attorney’s Office that Bill Reynolds chose to leak a confidential employee complaint. The wellbeing of the City’s hardworking employees is one of my top priorities. …

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Jul 11

Lt. Victor Williams Retires after 25 Years of Service

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By Jackie Miles Lieutenant Victor Dwayne Williams had decided to hang up his badge and become one of Pensacola’s citizens enjoying the ‘leisure’ side of life. Moving from Boston, Massachusetts after being a firefighter for twelve years, Williams moved to Pensacola in 1986 and applied for a job with the Escambia County Sheriff’s Department.  “Moving …

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Jul 11

Thelma Hubbard, In Memorium

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It is with great sadness that I announce the passing of my life long friend, Mrs. Thelma Rivers Holley Hubbard on Monday, July 8, 2013in Portsmouth, Va. She is survive by one granddaughter Francois Holley, Nephew Douglas Rives, a sister-in-law Anita Variste of New Orleans, the Kemps of Portsmouth and the Rivers family of Pensacola, …

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Jul 11

What Your Child Will Need on Campus

By Hattie Grace So your child is heading to college.  So what exactly will your child need to live comfortably on campus? The question should be what WON’T they need, as the list of freshman essentials has grown to epic proportions. First on the list is definitely a computer. Though most schools have computer labs …

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Jul 05

Karen Wolfe Performs at the Elks Cub

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 If you missed Karen Wolfe at the Elks Cub last Friday evening you missed a fun night of entertainment. Dressed in Black Leather hot pants and Black leather top Ms. Wolfe entertained the crowd with a mixture of songs and antics. Not one to miss  beat, Ms. Wolfe walked around  serenaded and playfully teased the gentlemen in the audience …

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Jul 05

Belmont Devilliers Neighborhood Association Gets a New Sign

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Friday morning June 28th Belmont Devilliers Neighborhood Association got a sign representing their neighborhood.  Sponsored by the Pensacola City PCIP Grant Program, the sign is of a guitar representing the home of the blues and Jazz. “Back in the day we had a number of entertainers coming to ’the blocks’ as it was called,” said Delores Curry.   Tyrone …

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Jul 05

Delta Celebrates 100 years

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by Keri Brye   Friday evening Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated held its White Linen Centennial event at the Corrine Jones Resource Center on Sanders Beach.   The organization hosts its “White Linen Affair” annually.  However, this year Delta celebrated 100 years of sisterhood and service. According to Fernaundra Ferguson, president of the Pensacola Chapter, the …

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Jul 04

PREPARE FOR THE ACT TEST DON’T TRY TO “WING IT”

September 21, 2013 is the next date for taking the ACT (American College Testing) test for Escambia andSanta RosaCounties.  Hopefully most high school students who are registered to take the test met with their school guidance counselors before school closed and received packets with valuable information that will help them with the ACT.   If students …

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Jul 04

Jimmie James Johnson Appearing In Pensacola

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If you like “Southern Soul Music” then Friday night July 5th  is your night to enjoy Jimmie’s soulful voice and hit tunes such as “Loving You, Good Loving, You Got it Going On, It’s Illegal and many others  at the E S Cobb Recreational center. This 49 year old singer brings not only exhibits vocal …

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Jul 04

Sickel Cell Sponsors Kickoff For 5K Walk at Fricker Center

Saturday morning at the Fricker Resource Center, a kick-off Rally began for the 5K Walk for Sickle Cell 2013 fundraising. “The Kick off Rally gave an opportunity for people to register for the walk,” said Walter Wallace. “At the Kick-off we gave information regarding how to organize for the walk-a-thon.” He said. Mrs. Larkins of …

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