Oct 02

Zion Hope Celebrates 16th Annual Health Expo

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 Zion Hope Primitive Baptist Church celebrated its 16th Annual Health Expo last Saturday morning with an array of vendors, programs, food, health service providers, children games, and plenty of fun for the children and families.   The program began at 9:00 am and lasted until 1:00 pm at its 201 West Leonard Street location.  With …

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Sep 25

COACH SPEARS TELLS HIS SIDE AND SCHOOL BOARD HOLDS SPECIAL MEETING

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On September 16th, Escambia High School’s football coach Willie Spears was terminated on a 3-2 vote.  However, days after the vote, interested and concerned supporters for Spears and the student athletes continue to converse to determine if there are steps that can be taken on behalf of all affected parties. The Pensacola Voice has learned …

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Sep 25

Bikers Ride for Sickle Cell Anemia

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Saturday morning bikers gathered together in front of the Sickle Cell Anemia Headquarters to ride out for their annual fundraiser. Sponsored by Charity Motorcycle Club of Pensacola, the sixth annual ride brought over 110+ bikers to Pensacola. We try to make sure that people are made aware of the Sickle Cell Disease through our events each year,” …

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Sep 25

Democratic Hispanic Lt. Governor Candidate Opens Pensacola Crist Campaign Offices

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Annette Taddeo, Miami-Dade County Democratic Party Chairwoman, was chosen by Democratic Governor Candidate Charlie Crist, on July 17th to run as his Lieutenant Governor running mate for the November 4th 2014 election.  In Pensacola on a campaign swing, Taddeo ignited a boost of energy to the Charlie Crist for Governor Campaign Offices at 2415 N. Pace …

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Sep 25

County Consultants Advise Organizing Coalitions for RESTORE Funding

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Community coalition building for Escambia County groups seeking BP Oil Spill Restore Act funding was recommended by Dewberry Consultants, LLC at a meeting held Friday September 19th at the Center for Independent (CIL) Living Disability Resource Center.  Sheri Myers, Pensacola City Councilwoman, organized the meeting in her role as the Advocacy Outreach Coordinator for the …

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Sep 18

Sherri Zalika Sykes Visits Pensacola To Tackle Youth Violence

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             The National Movement for Civil and Human Rights took the first steps with Sherry Zalika Sykes, a career diplomat with the U.S. Department of State, in joining cities around the nation to offer the results of her research on impacting youth violence.   On Monday evening, September 15th, Greater …

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Sep 18

Grammy Award Winning Tasha Cobbs Rocks Zion Hope on September 11th

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 Tasha Cobb came into the church with one motive in mind and that was to feel the presence of God.  She didn’t need music or even the people because her mindset was to worship.  She transitioned the audience from spectators to worshippers.    As she began to share her life she expressed her hurt over …

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Sep 18

ESCAMBIA COACH SPEARS TERMINATED ON 3-2 VOTE

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  Escambia High School football coach Willie Spears was terminated on a 3-2 vote after hours of comments by his supporters.  Linda Moultrie and Gerald Boone voted against Escambia County Schools Superintendent Malcolm Thomas’s recommendation for termination and Jeff Bergosh, Patty Hightower and Bill Slayton voted in favor of termination. A two-month investigation into recruiting …

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Sep 11

Alexander Promoted to Pensacola Asst. Chief of Police

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David Alexander was pinned as the new Assistant Chief of Police with Penascola Police Department.  Being the assistant to Chief Chip W. Simmons.  Officer Alexander is a native Pensacolian and is not just a police officer but extremely active within the community.  So, we sat down with him in an interview to get his story. …

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Sep 11

Judge Rules That BP Acted Recklessly As County Closes In On BP Millions

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In a significant legal decision, U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier ruled last Thursday September 4th, that BP acted with “gross negligence” in their conduct which resulted in the worst U.S. offshore oil spill in history.  His ruling left BP open to billions of dollars in penalties.  The ruling could raise the civil penalties to the …

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