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March 29, 2021 | WEAR-TV

Angels rush in with the gift of time

March 29, 2021 – A mother and father found themselves facing the unimaginable. In desperation, they reached out for help. Sue Straughn shares how a whole host of Angels showed up at the door and gave them the gift of time.

March 29, 2021 | WEAR-TV

Angels rush in with the gift of time

March 29, 2021 – A mother and father found themselves facing the unimaginable. In desperation, they reached out for help. Sue Straughn shares how a whole host of Angels showed up at the door and gave them the gift of time.

November 11, 2020 | Pensacola News Journal

Wine World liquor store and Wine Bar restaurant coming to Bayou Boulevard in 2021

November 11, 2020 – A new liquor store and adjoining restaurant run by a Pensacola-born entrepreneur are coming to Bayou Boulevard next year.

September 4, 2020 | Pensacola News Journal

Savoy Place apartments, named to honor iconic ballroom, set to open in Belmont-DeVilliers

September 4, 2020 – The Savoy Ballroom, a two-story night club in the historic Belmont-DeVilliers neighborhood, was the place to be on weekends before it fell vacant and was torn down in the 1990s. Now construction is wrapping up on a new $7 million mixed-use apartment complex, named Savoy Place to honor the history of the land it sits on.

September 4, 2020 | Pensacola News Journal

Savoy Place apartments, named to honor iconic ballroom, set to open in Belmont-DeVilliers

September 4, 2020 – The Savoy Ballroom, a two-story night club in the historic Belmont-DeVilliers neighborhood, was the place to be on weekends before it fell vacant and was torn down in the 1990s. Now construction is wrapping up on a new $7 million mixed-use apartment complex, named Savoy Place to honor the history of the land it sits on.

August 6, 2020 | Studer Community Institute

Early learning play space coming to Moreno Court

August 6, 2020 – An early learning play space is coming soon to the Moreno Court campus, thanks to a combined $15,000 in grants from the Bear and Kugelman family foundations.

January 19, 2021 | Studer Community Institute

Moreno Court playground project breaks ground

January 19, 2021 – Play spaces and materials that make the most of nature, that include water features, sand features, and wood and greenery connect children to the world around them. The young children in Moreno Court didn’t have those things. Until someone changed that.

January 19, 2021 | Studer Community Institute

Moreno Court playground project breaks ground

January 19, 2021 – Play spaces and materials that make the most of nature, that include water features, sand features, and wood and greenery connect children to the world around them. The young children in Moreno Court didn’t have those things. Until someone changed that.

August 8, 2019 | Pensacola News Journal

Former NFL player Josh Sitton buys downtown Pensacola post office building

August 8, 2019 – People walk by the courtyard in front of the downtown Pensacola U.S. Post Office every day, but former NFL player Josh Sitton hopes that courtyard will soon be a place for people to stop and socialize.

Photo of downtown Pensacola post office
Photo of Catholic High School Fitness Center, a commercial construction project of Bear General Contractors

January 18, 2021 | Pensacola News Journal

Photos: Pensacola Catholic High School unveils new athletic complex

January 18, 2021 – View photos of our work for Pensacola Catholic High School’s fitness center.

January 18, 2021 | Pensacola News Journal

Photos: Pensacola Catholic High School unveils new athletic complex

January 18, 2021 – View photos of our work for Pensacola Catholic High School’s fitness center.

Photo of Catholic High School Fitness Center, a commercial construction project of Bear General Contractors

June 15, 2017 | Studer Community Institute

Pensacola's favorite sons helping invest in community's future

June 15, 2017 – Pensacola has a proud tradition of turning out football greats. Now, several of those favorite sons are joining forces to help invest in the early educational opportunities of the children of this community.

Photo of cofounder of Bear General Contractors Josh Sitton with community youths
Photo of cofounder of Bear General Contractors Josh Sitton on-stage, hosting an event

June 21, 2018 | Pensacola News Journal

Pensacola NFL offensive guard Josh Sitton hosts Light Up Learning

June 21, 2018 – View photos of the Light Up Learning event, hosted by Bear General Contractor’s co-founder Josh Sitton.

June 21, 2018 | Pensacola News Journal

Pensacola NFL offensive guard Josh Sitton hosts Light Up Learning

June 21, 2018 – View photos of the Light Up Learning event, hosted by Bear General Contractor’s co-founder Josh Sitton.

Photo of cofounder of Bear General Contractors Josh Sitton on-stage, hosting an event

August 22, 2019 | Minor League Baseball

Pensacola's Josh Sitton Makes Transition, Connection From NFL To Blue Wahoo's

August 22, 2019 – Retired NFL lineman’s new construction business helping with SFOC projects. On the first week of NFL exhibition games, the first time Josh Sitton wasn’t involved in pro football in 12 years, curiosity got the best of him.

Photo of the Bear General Contractors team in the office
NFL Flag Pensacola, Derrick Brooks Chairities & Studer55 Athletics
NFL Flag Pensacola, Derrick Brooks Chairities & Studer55 Athletics