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Friday, Aug 01, 2014
Pensacola’s favorite son carries lessons to Canton
After leaving Pensacola as a hometown hero, Derrick Brooks used the lessons learned in his youth and applied them throughout his Hall of Fame career.
This shopping cart at the Gandy Boulevard Walmart shows examples of items eligible for the sales tax holiday. STAFF FILE PHOTO
Back-to-school shoppers get tax relief starting today
Lady will have a spot in Helen Rosburg’s 11,000-square-foot, three-story Odessa home with five other dogs and a number of cats.Photo from Facebook
Odessa heiress elevates dog from pound to palace
Marvel's Guardians Of The Galaxy
L to R: Gamora (Zoe Saldana), Groot (voiced by Vin Diesel), Drax the Destroyer (Dave Bautista) and Peter Quill/Star-Lord (Chris Pratt)
Ph: Film Frame
©Marvel 2014
Digital characters blur with reality in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’

Opinion

Jackson: Granting rite of passage its right of way

Tom Jackson The heir apparent turned 15 in April meaning, among other things, he has attained the age at which the State of Florida assumes he is capable of learning to drive. Not for the first time, I am inclined to think the State of Florida is out of its sunshine-soaked mind.

Editorials:
Editorial: Deciding the president’s authority
Editorial: VA fix a huge expenditure, but a worthwhile one
Editorial: Promising transportation directions
Letters:
Letters to the editor: The right direction
Letter of the Day: The benefit of unions