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Tuesday, April 24, 2018
National Seashore Implements New Sea Turtle Nesting ProtocolsGulf Breeze, Fla. – With sea turtle nesting season just around the corner, Gulf Islands National Seashore biologist and volunteers are implementing new sea turtle nesting protocols.  The national seashore is coordinating efforts with state and local partners to use the least manipulative methods to protect nests.  Specifically, national ...read more
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Tuesday, April 10, 2018
PENSACOLA, Fla. (April 2, 2018)  The Baptist Health Care Neurosciences Stroke Program will host a free  Stroke Symposium on Friday, June 1  from 7:15 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Sanders Beach  Corrine Jones Resource Center, located at 913 South I St. in Pensacola.This symposium is structured for health care professionals including physicians, nurses, case managers, allied health professionals and other ...read more
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Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Baptist Health Care to Offer Free Screening for Oral Cancer Awareness MonthPENSACOLA, Fla. (April 2, 2018)  In recognition of Oral Cancer Awareness Month, the Baptist Cancer Institute will provide a free head and neck cancer screening for the public and team members of Baptist Health Care on Thursday, April 26, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., at 1717 North E St., Baptist Tower 3, suite 239. Physicians ...read more
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Tuesday, April 10, 2018
                                                                                            Baptist Health Care Support Groups  May 2018Pensacola, Fla. (April 2, 2018)  Baptist Health Care offers a variety of support groups to help families in our community enjoy a better quality of life. Core4 Support GroupTues., May 1, 4 to 5 p.m.Baptist Tower 3, Ground FloorBaptist Weight-Loss Center, 1717 ...read more
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Tuesday, April 10, 2018
                                     Baptist Health Care Opens Newly Renovated Infusion & Radiation Center at Baptist Cancer InstitutePensacola, Fla. (April 5, 2018)  The newly renovated Infusion & Radiation Center at the Baptist Cancer Institute's Kugelman Cancer Center will start seeing patients on April 16. In January 2016, the Baptist Health Care Foundation received a $100,000 contribution ...read more
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Tuesday, April 10, 2018
     Investing in strategies for community change!   We are pleased to report that on March 27, 2018 the United Way of Santa Rosa County (UWSRC)  Board of Directors reviewed the recommendations of the Funds Distribution Team.  Determination of which agencies get funded is conducted by a 100% volunteer committee, made up of a diverse group of ...read more
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Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Baptist Health Care Offers Parenthood Education andClasses  May 2018PENSACOLA, Fla. (April 6, 2018)  Baptist Health Care offers expectant mothers choices to tailor the birth experience from early pregnancy through the months following babys arrival. Our dedicated Baptist Womens Center team of nurses and educators are specially trained to make the birthing experience special.         Sibling Class ...read more
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Tuesday, April 10, 2018
  Feeding the Gulf Coast, Walmart and Feeding America Launch “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” Campaign to Combat Hunger along the Gulf Coast Throughout April, online acts of support, purchases of participating products and donations at Walmart registers can help Feeding America secure at least 200 million meals on behalf of local member food banks.   Theodore, AL – April 5, 2018 –She or he may ...read more
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Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Florida Announces Pen Air as Presenting Sponsor for The Big Scoop 2018   PENSACOLA, Fla. –  PENSACOLA, Fla. – Big Brothers Big Sisters is pleased to announce that Pen Air will be the Presenting Sponsor for The Big Scoop 2018. This pet-friendly community ice cream social will feature fun, games, activities, and as much of the sweet treat as you can ...read more
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Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Baptist Medical Group Welcomes Chelsey M. Donahue, Au.D., Audiologist, to Baptist Medical Group  ENT & AudiologyPENSACOLA, Fla. (March 27, 2018)  Baptist Medical Group is pleased to welcome certified audiologist Chelsey M. Donahue, Au.D., to its multispecialty physician network. Donahue is the first to bring a comprehensive vestibular diagnostic program to the area for individuals who suffer from ...read more
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Tuesday, March 20, 2018
PENSACOLA, Fla. – Neurosurgeon Dr. Ann Carr has joined Sacred Heart Medical Group’s regional physician network. Dr. Carr will practice at Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola, located at 5153 N. Ninth Avenue, Suite 404. Dr. Carr specializes in using minimally invasive surgery to treat conditions of the brain and spine, including injuries, strokes, tumors and neurological issues. Dr. Carr joins the ...read more
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Tuesday, March 20, 2018
PENSACOLA, FL — March 19, 2018 — The Florida SBDC at UWF Business Academy offers “Business Model Canvas” on Monday, April 2nd, from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.  Spring into action with the UWF Business Academy this April and gain an understanding of how to move your idea from concept to reality!  Participants in this five-week (5 different workshops) training course will learn how to start, plan, market ...read more
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Tuesday, March 20, 2018
PENSACOLA, FL — March 19, 2018 — The Florida SBDC at UWF is presenting a workshop Wednesday, April 4th, from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. entitled “Grow Your Circle: Use Social Media to Reach Customers”.  Do you know how to post videos to Facebook?  Are you aware how to make sure you are hitting the target with your social media and internet presence?  Learn who is using Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, ...read more
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Tuesday, March 20, 2018
PENSACOLA, FL — March 19, 2018 — The Florida PTAC at UWF offers a workshop entitled “Government Contracting 101” on Wednesday, April 4th, from 11: 00 am – 1:00 pm.  This workshop will provide you with the basics on what you need to know to prepare for entering the federal government market.  You will learn the procurement process, how to register and the basics on how to sell to federal ...read more
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Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Pensacola, Fla. (March 12, 2018)  Baptist Medical Group is pleased to welcome board-certified, family medicine physician Scott J. Pusateri, M.D., to its multispecialty physician network. Dr. Pusateri, a 22-year military veteran, is an experienced family medicine physician and offers care to patients ages five and older.Dr. Pusateri earned his medical degree from the University of Missouri School ...read more
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Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Milton, Fla. — The Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County recognizes the value in measuring health outcomes and today acknowledged the 2018 County Health Rankings & Roadmaps tool released by the University of Wisconsin and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. This study highlights the many community factors that influence health and uses established data, much of which is available ...read more
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Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Pensacola, Fla. (March 9, 2018)  Baptist Health Care (BHC) recently selected Thad Phillips as chief information security officer.Thad is responsible for maintaining compliance of HIPAA security and other information and cyber security regulations applicable to BHC. He oversees and ensures compliance with the required technical, administrative and physical safeguards in accordance with federal and ...read more
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Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Core4 Support GroupTues., April 3, 4 to 5 p.m.Baptist Tower 3, Ground FloorBaptist Weight-Loss Center, 1717 North E St.For more information, call 850.434.4567.Weight-Loss Surgery Support GroupTues., April 10, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.Baptist Tower 3, Ground FloorBaptist Weight-Loss Center, 1717 North E St. For more information, call 850.437.8746.Oncology Nutrition Class Tues., April 10 and 24, 3 to 4 ...read more
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Thursday, March 01, 2018
Asphalt Removal Project Completed at Santa Rosa AreaGulf Breeze, Fla. – Gulf Islands National Seashore officials announce completion of year two of the beach enhancement and asphalt removal project, an effort that began at Santa Rosa in September 2017. Approximately 1,400 cubic yards of asphalt fragments and road base material were removed from just over 200 acres of the Santa Rosa Area.  Onsite ...read more
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Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Preservation In Action of Fort PickensGulf Breeze, Fla. – Gulf Islands National Seashore announced the completion of a five month preservation project at Fort Pickens.  The work, which began in November 2017, involved cleaning, repairing, repointing, and in some cases replacing bricks within the historic fort. This critical work ensures the fort will continue to be one of the best examples of ...read more
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Wednesday, February 28, 2018
BBB Media Alert – Scammer Posing as Bail Bondsman Pensacola, Fla. (February 28, 2018) Your BBB has received reports on Scam Tracker of a current scam in the Pensacola Area. Someone is calling residents claiming to be from ‘Any Hour Bail Bonds’ informing them that a family member is in jail and they need to purchase green dot money cards and meet them at a certain location. BBB contacted the ...read more
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Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Pensacola Bay Cruises Operator Selection Process Gulf Breeze, Fla. – Gulf Islands National Seashore expects to announce the selection of an operator for the Pensacola Bay Cruises service in the next 30-60 days.  At this time, no operator has been selected and a contract has not been finalized.  Until these steps are completed, all information regarding prices, schedules, and services onboard the ...read more
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Bud Light Fishing Rodeo In-Shore Slam to Challenge Angler’s Knowledge of Local Waters June 22-25, 2018   The 2018 Pensacola Bud Light Fishing Rodeo is set for June 22-25.  This year’s event includes a general rodeo, an In-Shore Challenge, the Vince Whibbs Automotive King Mackerel Challenge, and a junior rodeo.  New this year, Pensacola Sports and the Bud Light Fishing Rodeo committee has ...read more
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018
DOH-Santa Rosa National diabetes Prevention Program receives full recognition from CDC       Contact: Susan Howell, PIO PIO.CHD57@flhealth.gov (850) 564-2263                                                                        Milton, FL – The Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County National Diabetes Prevention Program (NDPP) has once again received full recognition from the ...read more
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Tuesday, February 20, 2018
DOH-SANTA ROSA URGES CAUTION TO AVOID EXPOSURE TO RABIES   Contact: Debbie Stilphen, PIOPIO.CHD57@flhealth.gov 850-564-2275 Milton, FL — The Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County would like to remind everyone to take precautions to avoid contact with wild or domestic animals that may be carrying rabies, after a Pace resident was exposed to a cat that later tested positive for the ...read more
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Thursday, February 15, 2018
PENSACOLA, Fla. — Pediatric endocrinologist Dr. Berrin Ergun-Longmire has joined the faculty of the University of Florida College of Medicine, which is affiliated with The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart. Beginning in March, Longmire will see patients in The Children’s Hospital and in her outpatient office, located at 5375 N. Ninth Ave. on Sacred Heart’s Pensacola ...read more
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Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Pensacola, Fla. (February 13, 2018) – A study released by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) reveals an estimated 1 million Americans have been victimized in romance fraud scams with losses nearing $1 billion over the last three years. BBB warns those who use dating websites to be wary of scammers who prey on unsuspecting victims. The study – “Online Romance Scams: A Better Business Bureau Study ...read more
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Thursday, February 08, 2018
Pensacola, Fla. (Feb. 8, 2018) – Baptist Health Care is hosting a blood drive provided by One Blood, Blood Bank on Monday, February 12 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Lakeview Center activity center, located 1110 W. Lakeview Ave. in Pensacola.   All donors will be placed in a drawing for a $25 gift card. Donors must be age 16 or older, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good health. Photo identification ...read more
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Wednesday, February 07, 2018
February 6, 2018        FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH IN SANTA ROSA COUNTY TO HOST  BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUP   Contact:  Debbie Stilphen, PIO PIO.CHD57@flhealth.gov (850) 564-2275 Milton, FL – The Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County WIC (Women, Infants and Children) program is excited to announce the start of our new breastfeeding support group, The Milky Way!  The group will meet ...read more
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Wednesday, February 07, 2018
                                                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                             Baptist Health Care Support Groups  March 2018Pensacola, Fla. (Feb. 7, 2018)  Baptist Health Care offers a variety of support groups to help families in our community enjoy a better quality of life. Core4 Support GroupTues., March 6, 4 to 5 p.m.Baptist Tower 3, Ground FloorBaptist ...read more
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Tuesday, January 30, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 30, 2018  CONTACT: Kaly Fox, Senator Broxson (850) 487-5001 Andrea Gainey, Senator Gainer (850) 487-5002 Taylor Peck, Senator Montford (850) 487-5003 NORTHWEST FLORIDA SENATORS OPPOSE A MOVE TO EASTERN TIME FOR ALL OF FLORIDA Tallahassee, Fla. — Senator Doug Broxson (R-Pensacola), Senator George Gainer (R-Panama City), and Senator Bill Montford (D-Tallahassee) ...read more
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