‘Always in Season’ Makes Local Debut

By C. Scott Satterwhite Director and documentarian Jackie Olive is having her moment. Her long-awaited film “Always in Season” is a documentary about lynchings and the mysterious 2014 death of a young African American teenager. It premiered last year at the Sundance Film Festival to rave reviews. This week, thanks to the UWF Kugelman Honors […]

Winners & Losers – 2/20/20

Winners Dr. Patricia J. Wentz Dr. Wentz, a professor of educational leadership at the University of West Florida and a UWF Athletics Hall of Fame inductee, recently made her last pledge payment to create the Dr. Patricia Wentz Student-Athlete Leadership Scholarship Endowment. The scholarship will be provided to both men’s and women’s student-athlete leadership award […]

Skeletons of Copan

By Jeremy Morrison Dr. Katherine Miller Wolf can learn a lot about a person after they’re dead. The University of West Florida bioarchaeologist studies skeletons. “You can put on different clothes, decorate your house in different ways, have different objects around you where you’re trying to portray a particular identity or something like that,” Miller […]

Classic Rock

By Savannah Evanoff Ballet Pensacola will turn tutus into bellbottoms with its next performance. Half “Paquita” and half “Rocketman,” the production proves Ballet Pensacola won’t ever fit into just one mold. The first half will feature variations from the traditional ballet “Paquita,” featuring 22 female dancers in tutus, while the second half will tell the […]

Things We Love Right Now

In honor of Valentine’s Day, we decided to declare our love in big, bold print for some of our current favorite people, places and things. Because anyone who doesn’t agree that love comes in a variety of shapes and forms obviously hasn’t eaten the right slice of pizza yet. To All the Boys: P.S. I […]