Pensacola Voice

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Date registered: January 5, 2012

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  1. Krewe of African Queens Crown Queen Amanirenas — January 29, 2015
  2. Lost Dog Tags Found in Viet-Nam Are Presented to Veteran at Post 193 — January 29, 2015
  3. Pensacola’s Living the Dream Event Reflects King’s Vision of Diversity — January 22, 2015
  4. Community Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday — January 22, 2015
  5. Mamie Hixon Chosen Grand Marshall of Martin Luther King Parade — January 15, 2015

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  1. A LONG FALL FROM GRACE — 1 comment
  2. Rev. Powell Recipient of 2012 Florida Education Award — 1 comment
  3. ELDER YATES ENDORES OBAMA’S RE-ELECTION — 1 comment
  4. Charles Haynes Inducted into the 1976 National Black Hall of Fame — 1 comment

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Nov 14

Coalition Honors Older Women

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By Wesley Martin “Today’s event is to show our senior citizens, women 65 and older, that we love them,” said  Emma Dees a member of the Pensacola Chapter of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. “We appreciate the path that they have gone and the struggles that they have overcome so we can …

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Nov 14

UWF HOSTS ADOPTION WALK

By Wesley Martin Families First Network of Lakeview hosted the second annual “Footprints to a Forever Family” 1.5 mile walk and picnic last Saturday morning, November 3, at the University of West Florida. The event, also sponsored by Bethany Christian Services, Catholic Charities, Children’s Home Society, Guardian Ad Litem, Gulf Coast Kids House and the …

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Nov 14

PENSACOLA’S NEW COUNTDOWN SHOW

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  By Wesley Martin Last Saturday night, November 3, teens packed into Pine Forest High’s gymnasium for the pilot episode of the “Flamin 8 Countdown” which will air on Blab TV. Both local hip-hop artist Big Bone (Sk8board) and national hip hop artist Lil Chuckee of YMCMB made an appearance. “Flamin 8 Countdown is a …

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Nov 07

Big Community Cookout Promotes Unity

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Children were everywhere it seemed at the 19th annual Big Community Cookout: A day of nonviolence and a drug-free community. The event was held last Saturday afternoon, November 3, at Zion Hope Primitive Baptist Church. An estimated 2,800 individuals were in attendance throughout the day. The event, which was slated to run between the hours …

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Oct 31

Rev. Powell Recipient of 2012 Florida Education Award

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By: Wesley Martin Pensacola’s very own Rev. John Henry Powell, Sr. was honored last Friday, October 19, in Orlando, Fla., with the Florida Education Association’s Martin Luther King Jr. Award. Powell, founder of Truth For Youth, Inc., established the organization to advocate for youth in Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties. The FEA cited Powell, originally …

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Oct 22

OUTBREAK MENIGITIS

BY: Wesley Martin Monday, October 15, the Escambia County Health Department held a press conference regarding the contaminated pain medication (methylprednisolone acetate) in spinal injections for back pain and in joint injections for joint pain. According to the Escambia County Health Department, Pain Consultants of West Florida is one of eight facilities in Florida that …

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Oct 22

Latino Fest

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Last Saturday and Sunday, October 13 & 14, La Costa Latina presented the Seventh Annual Latino Festival. The event, held at the Community Maritime Park in downtown Pensacola, featured international Latin artists like A.B. Quintanilla and the Kumbia Kingz All Starz, Kalcomania and Henry Santos of Aventura. Hundreds enjoyed the event which ran from 12 …

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Oct 22

WOMEN’S CONFERENCE

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The Daughters Of Extreme Faith, the women’s ministry of Damascus Road Missionary Baptist Church (8198 Untriener Ave) held their annual Women’s Conference last week October 11 – 13. Speakers  included Co-Pastor Karen Montgomery (Life Changing Experience Worship Center), Dr. Bettye Scott (Heirs of the Kingdom Church), Dr. Donna Curry (DRMBC) and Lady Vonda Yates (Zion …

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Oct 22

THIS OLD HOUSE

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Second Ella L. Jordan home Clean-up BY: Wesley Martin“It was a lot of work, “said Mack Wafford of NAS Pensacola. “Obviously, as you can see with all the bags that we’re loading into the dumpster truck.” Last Saturday, October 13, community members and military volunteers began the second clean-up of the Ella L. Jordan Home …

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Oct 22

TRUE FALL FASHION FOR THE YOUTH

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BY: Wesley Martin Forget New York Fashion Week!  Want to know what trends are hot in the streets? Check out the next Truth for Youth Fashion Show. Held last Saturday, October 13 at Pensacola High School, the first Divas and Gents Fall Fashion Show was a hit. Sheila Green, a volunteer with Truth for Youth …

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