George Touart http://wuwf.org en Touart Dies After Long Illness http://wuwf.org/post/touart-dies-after-long-illness <p>Flags at Escambia County facilities are being flown at half-staff in memory of interim County Administrator George Touart, who died this morning after a long battle with cancer.</p><p>Touart passed away early this Friday morning at his home, with his family by his side. &nbsp;He was 65 years old. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 22:42:09 +0000 Sandra Averhart 4321 at http://wuwf.org Touart Dies After Long Illness Touart Out In Administrator Search http://wuwf.org/post/touart-out-administrator-search <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>The Escambia County Commission Thursday moved forward in the search for a new administrator. That next step will be without Interim Administrator George Touart.</p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 16:47:48 +0000 Dave Dunwoody 2294 at http://wuwf.org Touart Out In Administrator Search Former Pensacola Administrator and Interim Appointee Vie For County Administrator Post http://wuwf.org/post/former-pensacola-administrator-and-interim-appointee-vie-county-administrator-post <p></p><p></p><p>Two men at the center of separate government controversies are among the semi-finalists for the position of Escambia County Administrator. Interim Administrator George Touart and ex-Pensacola City Administrator Bill Reynolds are among the 16 candidates submitted by the headhunting firm Waters Consulting Group in Dallas, Texas.</p><p><br />Touart, 65, was named Interim Administrator last November after Randy Oliver was fired. He served in that job from 2002 until 2007, when he stepped down amid reports in the Pensacola News Journal about his personal business dealings.</p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 16:56:33 +0000 Dave Dunwoody 2183 at http://wuwf.org Former Pensacola Administrator and Interim Appointee Vie For County Administrator Post