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The 2014-15 Annual Meeting featured a keynote address from Superintendent Malcolm Thomas. Thomas shared educational successes and challenges in our...
Posted: September 16, 2015
I cannot remember a time when my free time was spent without a book in my hand. Reading has always been one of my greatest joys and was a natural...
Posted: July 20, 2015
The cost of poor health is high in our community. Live Well Northwest Florida estimates that unhealthy weight costs local employers approximately $...
Posted: July 13, 2015
It is exciting to host family and friends when they visit from homes in other parts of our state and county. Our sugar sand beaches, waterfront...
Posted: July 06, 2015
People participating in community efforts often leave brainstorming meetings feeling overwhelmed by the magnitude and longevity of problems. In some...
Posted: June 29, 2015
John Clark is the President and CEO of the Council on Aging of West Florida (COA).  He has held this position since 1974 and is actively involved in...
Posted: June 22, 2015
 Gary Sammons is the Western District General Manager for Gulf Power and a 37-year supporter of United Way. A generous giver and recognized community...
Posted: June 12, 2015
United Way of Escambia County has been serving our community since 1924.  In that time, our community has been through natural and manmade disasters...
Posted: June 08, 2015
A few weeks ago, I shared that nonprofit organizations were joining together in an attempt to solve the challenges that are impeding educational...
Posted: June 01, 2015
 If the recent eight-day series on child abuse branded your eyes or thoughts with horrifying images that have devastated your peace of mind, May 30...
Posted: May 28, 2015

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