Evenings in Olde Seville is Back! Starting Thursday May 23rd, catch NewsRadio1620 at Evenings in Olde Seville! We’ll be introducing the bands at the show and interviewing them on the Pensacola Morning News that morning at 8:50. Come by the tent behind the stage, we’ll give you a chance to win a free round of golf from Perdido Bay Golf Club while you’re there, some come to Evenings in Olde Seville! The first week, it’s the McGuire’s Pipe Band and the Pensacola Civic Band!
Pests. They get in your house and think they own the place. Time to show them who’s boss. Ensec can help you do that. This week, NewsRadio1620 is getting you signed up to win a YEAR’S worth of pest control, and all you have to do is fill out the form below. That’s it, no juggling tricks or driving your car backwards while singing show tunes. Come Monday, May 27th, we’ll draw a name and see if it’s you, simple as that. Make…
Pests. They get in your house and think they own the place. Time to show them who’s boss. Ensec can help you do that. This week, NewsRadio1620 is getting you signed up to win a YEAR’S worth of pest control, and all you have to do is fill out the form at the link below. That’s it, no juggling tricks or driving your car backwards while singing show tunes. Come Monday, May 27th, we’ll draw a name and see if it’s you, simple as that.
PENSACOLA POLICE BUST BURGLARY RING: Arrested are 19 year old Maurice Atkins, 20 year old Maurissa Atkins, and 19 year old Treniqua Hollinger. All 3 charged with a laundry list of burglary charges and some larceny thrown in, being held on 114 thousand dollar bond each...91 car burlgaries in city boundries since the 1st of May according to Police Chief chip Simmons...2 other suspects are still being saught...-Jeff Knox
CATHOLIC TITLE CELEBRATION: Tonight at 7:30 fans of Catholic High Baseball will gather to celebrate the team's back to back state titles and historic 30-0 season. More details coming... -Jeff Knox
UPDATE: This is the second time Hill has failed to appear for a debate with Lau; Hill cancelled his scheduled appearance at a candidate forum last Saturday at Tryon Branch Library, minutes before the event began.
UPDATE: Source indicates the Hill campaign thought last night's TV debate at WSRE was scheduled for Thursday.
BREAKING: District 2 Republican candidate Mike Hill was a no show at the WSRE debate last night; Dem. Jeremy Lau talked to viewers alone for around 15 minutes.
BREAKING: District 2 Republican candidate Mike Hill doesn't appear at WSRE debate scheduled Tuesday night; Dem. Jeremy Lau given 15 minutes to talk to viewers alone. It is the second forum Hill has failed to attend.
Today, both Santa Rosa and Escambia Counties are holding their Hurricane Preparedness Drills. We'll be having reports from them from Jeff Knox, Branden, Rob, Paul, and Cooper, we just want to make sure you know where you can turn when the storms get nasty!
Speaking at a Jewish American Heritage Month reception last night in Washington, D.C., Vice President Joe Biden requested the 'teleprompter in the to be taken down,' according to the pool report. Then he made a joke: “You can’t tell Barack that the teleprompter’s down. The standing joke in the offic...
NEWS: Florida connection to Boston Bombing? An FBI agent seeking to question a Chechen man who allegedly knew Tamerlan Tsarnaev became involved in a shootout with the man in an Orlando apartment complex. The suspect died as a result of the shooting. WESH TV in Orlando reports that the agent involved was questioning the man about his possible ties to Tsarnaev at the time the shootout happened, but the FBI is not confirming that report.
Overall power of the tornado that hit Moore, Oklahoma exceeded that of the Hiroshima bomb:
On May 18th - the non-partisan League of Women Voters sponsored a forum at Tyson Library for both candidates running for the Florida House of Representatives, District 2 to answer questions of voters in the district. The forum was full with voters. Mike Hill canceled out at the last minute. Yesterday on WSRE sponsored again by the League of Women Voters the candidates accepted to attend and answer questions (no provided before). At last minute again Mike Hill canceled out. ONLY one candidate is showing up. Jeremy Lau seems to care and actually show his position. This is disturbing - Where is Mike Hill?
Possibility of GPS tracking for New Jersey drivers so they can be taxed per mile of driving:
It’s a controversial proposal: Paying for every mile you drive to cover road repairs. While some say it's necessary, others are saying it’s time to put the brakes on the idea.
NEWS: Mentally ill man who spent 40 years on Florida's death row has died at the Union Correctional Institution in Raiford, FL; Prison officials have not discussed how Gary Alvord died or who will claiming his body.
NEWS: Catholic Crusaders baseball team wins second straight state title after lengthy rain delay; Crusaders achieve perfect 30-0 season with 7-5 win over Miami Monsignor Pace in Fort Myers.
NEW WALK UP DINING DOWNTOWN: 2 new trailers are going into the Al Fresco space at Palafox and Main...One called Shotgun BBQ, the other called Greenhouse...they'll serve smoothies, salads and juices...A timeline is not clear just yet. -Jeff Knox
Are the ordinances that the Pensacola City Council wants to pass "anti-homeless"?
NEWS: The Naval Aviation Museum Foundation says goodbye to outgoing President and CEO, Vice Adm. Jerry Hoewing this hour; Hoewing is credited with bringing the National Flight Academy to NAS Pensacola among other things.