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WATCH: Florida Man Goes Full Alpha Male on Bear Chasing Family Dog

If there’s one thing we’ve learned here, it’s don’t mess with Florida Man. This recent video of a man scaring a black bear away from his dog just proves it. The video, taken at a home in Navarre Beach, Florida, first shows a woman trying to call the dog inside. But, a black bear charges after the dog instead, chasing it around the side of the house. Then, the man comes outside, making himself look big, and unleashes a primal roar that scares the animal right off.
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Way of life in Pace 'about to go to pot.' Resident voice concerns over Jubilee project

About 75 people piled into Gather at Alyssa's in Pace on Monday night to hear from the development group planning the massive Jubilee project proposed as a community development district. A CDD is an insular, special-purpose structure that provides a way to manage and finance infrastructure required to support the development of a community. According to Florida statute, this would give the...
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What are the short-term rental rules on Alabama beaches?

GULF SHORES, Ala. (WKRG) — While Dauphin Island officials consider a ban on short-term rentals on the east end of the island, other Alabama beach communities have already established rules about rentals like Airbnb and Vrbo. Here are the rules about short-term rentals on Alabama’s Gulf Coast: Gulf Shores, Ala. short-term rental rules Gulf Shores […]

Escambia Co. bus driver gaining fame through TikTok videos

PENSACOLA, Fla. (WKRG) — Escambia County Public Schools bus driver and 2010 Pine Forest High School alumnus Cor’Darius Jones is gaining followers on social media for spreading positivity and bus safety. More News from WRBL In 2018, Jones, a.k.a. ‘Mr. Bus Driver,’ was in between jobs after his grandmother passed away. While driving around to clear his […]

A look inside Escambia County’s premier technical college

PENSACOLA, Fla. (WKRG) — Students of all ages are gearing up to head back into the classroom in Escambia County on Wednesday. At George Stone Technical College, students will have a hand on learning experience focused on getting them into the workforce as soon as they finish their time at the school.
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Residents remain skeptical of Jubilee CDD plans

Despite assurances from developers that community development districts are the “best possible way to develop” a community, some neighbors of the massive Jubilee project northeast of Pace still are skeptical. Ron Reeser, managing partner of The Eagle Group, which owns the roughly 2,700 -acre Jubilee property, hosted a...

Another Pensacola contractor under fire by clients

PENSACOLA, Fla. -- Another Pensacola contractor is being accused of ripping off his customers, and could also have his contractors license revoked this week if he doesn't pay back a former client. Jesse LaCoste is the brother in law of Matthew Banks, another contractor Channel 3 looked into last week.

Andrews Institute Sideline Emergencies Course Prepares Athletic Health Care Team for Upcoming School Year

The Sports Medicine Outreach department at Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine recently conducted its annual Management of Sideline Emergencies course for athletic trainers and other sideline first responders. The hands-on course takes participants though a series of potential emergencies divided into four clinical skills labs. Spine Boarding; Equipment...

A packed week of fun ahead with the Pensacola Blue Wahoos

PENSACOLA, Fla. (WKRG) — Six days of baseball fun are headed to Admiral Fetterman Field as the Pensacola Blue Wahoos take on the Birmingham Barons in a six game series. Starting off on Tuesday, Aug. 9, Fat Tuesdays presented by Pepsi returns in 2022, offering a ticket on the Winn-Dixie Party Deck and a 90-minute […]
Santa Rosa Press Gazette

Online Judeo-Christian radio station launches in Navarre

A new 24/7 religious radio station based out of Navarre launched Aug. 1 online and on the IHeartRadio app. The radio program is part of Igniting a Nation, a network which has had a television program based in the Birmingham, Alabama area. According to its website, Igniting a Nation is...

Clothes swap event to take place Sunday in Pensacola

PENSACOLA, Fla. -- A clothes swap event will take place Sunday in Pensacola. Participants can bring brand new unworn clothes or gently used clothes to exchange out. You can bring clothes of any size or gender. You can even bring Halloween costumes. "The only thing that is required to join...