Old school, new life

Plans for East Hill Publix moving forward

Plans to bring a Publix to East Hill at the site of the old A.V. Clubbs School are moving forward and the sale of the building should close in February. Read full story

Century Business Challenge

Studers offer $25,000 business challenge in Century

Quint and Rishy Studer have offered $25,000 toward the Century Business Challenge, which aims to build small business in the struggling community. Read full story

Florida First Sites

Bay County site earns Florida First Sites designation

Three Santa Rosa County sites are on the short for certification in the Gulf Power program

St. Joe Co. sites earns Gulf Power Florida First Site designation; three Santa Rosa sites remain on short-list for the designation. Read full story


Bentina Terry to speaks at Chamber’s Gopher Club breakfast

Gulf Power VP Bentina Terry will speak at the Greater Pensacola Chamber's Gopher Club breakfast Dec. 9 at Pensacola Bay Center. Read full story

State news

Florida Democrat seeks cut in corporate tax

A House Democrat this week filed a proposal that would trim the state's corporate income tax, a longtime priority of Republican Gov. Rick Scott. Read full story

Navy Federal Credit Union

Navy Federal promotes Debbie Calder

Navy Federal's Debbie Calder is promoted from senior vice president to executive vice president, Greater Pensacola Operations. Read full story


Council considers tax break for senior living center

At their Dec. 8 meeting, Pensacola City Council will consider a tax break for a senior living facility planned at the site of the old Pensacola Racquet Club. Read full story

Downtown development

Once more unto the Hawkshaw breach

Next week, the Community Redevelopment Agency will discuss what the future may hold for the Hawkshaw property to be developed in downtown Pensacola. Read full story


Robertsdale’s Tim Cook does Apple a solid

Apple's total dollar value has doubled under the leadership of Tim Cook, a son of Robertsdale, Ala., with ties to the Pensacola area. Read full story


Florida Small Business Center opens downtown Pensacola office

Florida Small Business Development Center opens an office in downtown Pensacola in the Greater Pensacola Chamber of Commerce's building. Read full story


BRIEFCASE: Summit Bank welcomes new VP

The Summit Bank office in Pensacola welcomes Matthew Schmidt as vice president of Summit Investment Services. Read full story


Briefcase: Beck Property announces new additions, honors

Beck Property Company has announced two recent additions to their company. Read full story