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Crestview News Bulletin
BROADHEAD: Couples who face challenges together stay togetherValentine’s Day purportedly is named after one of three St. Valentines from the
BROADHEAD: Couples who face challenges together stay together
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Valentine’s Day purportedly is named after one of three St. Valentines from the church's early days. One is said to have been thrown in prison for performing the weddings of young men and women against the Roman Emperor's orders. While there,... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
BROADHEAD: Couples who face challenges together stay together Valentine’s Day purportedly is named after one of three St. Valentines from t
BROADHEAD: Couples who face challenges together stay together
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Valentine’s Day purportedly is named after one of three St. Valentines from the church's early days. One is said to have been thrown in prison for performing the weddings of young men and... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
False bomb threat, obstructing criminal investigation among North Okaloosa arrests Posted Feb. 10, 2016 at 10:23 AM The Crestview Police Department and Okaloos
False bomb threat, obstructing criminal investigation among North Okaloosa arrests
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Posted Feb. 10, 2016 at 10:23 AM The Crestview Police Department and Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office provided these arrest reports:CrestviewJan. 21●Skylar Franklin... Read more
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NJ.com
25 things to do in Philly for Valentine's DayThe list of things to do in Philadelphia on and around Valentine's Day, however
25 things to do in Philly for Valentine's Day
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
The list of things to do in Philadelphia on and around Valentine's Day, however, extends far beyond those two options. Head to Laurel Hill Cemetery to find out how romance was done in the 19th century and pick up some Victorian flirting tips. Get in... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Pet Killed in East Leon County House FireBy: WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 9, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- A family pet was
Pet Killed in East Leon County House Fire
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 2 days ago
By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 9, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- A family pet was killed in an early morning blaze in eastern Leon County. Officials with the Tallahassee Fire Department responded to a house fire on the 12000 block of Laurel Hill Drive... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Firefighters Respond to House Fire in East Leon CountyBy: WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 9, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Officials with t
Firefighters Respond to House Fire in East Leon County
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 2 days ago
By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 9, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Officials with the Tallahassee Fire Department responded to the house fire on the 12000 block of Laurel Hill Drive around 4:45 a.m. Tuesday. According to TFD, a two-story home was fully... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Laurel Hill proposal to limit vehicles' weight gets pushback (VIDEO) Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 10:58 AM LAUREL HILL — Several council member
Laurel Hill proposal to limit vehicles' weight gets pushback
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
(VIDEO) Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 10:58 AM LAUREL HILL — Several council members and a former mayor question Councilman Daniel Lane’s proposal to add vehicle weight restrictions on city... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Laurel Hill road weight limits proposal gets pushback Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 10:58 AM LAUREL HILL — Several council members and a
Laurel Hill road weight limits proposal gets pushback
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 10:58 AM LAUREL HILL — Several council members and a former mayor question Councilman Daniel Lane’s proposal to add vehicle weight restrictions on city streets.Lane has... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Laurel Hill council mulls generator repairLAUREL HILL —The City Council will consider repairing a burned-out generator th
Laurel Hill council mulls generator repair
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
LAUREL HILL —The City Council will consider repairing a burned-out generator that previously served one of the city’s two water wells.Restoring the 60-kilowatt generator would cost $21,250. The city received an $11,700 insurance settlement on the... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Crestview presentation on historical research scheduled Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 9:03 AM CRESTVIEW — "The Local Historian's Toolkit: N
Crestview presentation on historical research scheduled
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 9:03 AM CRESTVIEW — "The Local Historian's Toolkit: North Okaloosa County History at the State Library and Archives of Florida" is a presentation scheduled for 10:30... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
SCHOOL SCOOPS: Choctaw's ROTC program looking for a few good eighth-graders February traditionally serves as a time when high school administrators, coun
SCHOOL SCOOPS: Choctaw's ROTC program looking for a few good eighth-graders
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
February traditionally serves as a time when high school administrators, counselors and program directors begin addressing eighth-graders and their parents or guardians.As... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Laurel Hill considers purchasing codeLAUREL HILL — After a 3-2 vote of the City Council, the town may soon have guid
Laurel Hill considers purchasing code
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
LAUREL HILL — After a 3-2 vote of the City Council, the town may soon have guidelines in place for future purchases or awarding professional contracts.After consulting with city attorney Dan Campbell, Council President Larry Hendren introduced a... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
LIST of Florida cities that ranked high on Ashley Madison site Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 2:22 PM RoadSnacks’ list ranked 346 communities in Fl
LIST of Florida cities that ranked high on Ashley Madison site
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 2:22 PM RoadSnacks’ list ranked 346 communities in Florida that had a population of 2,000 or more to determine what areas had the most Ashley Madison accounts on... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Artists, vendors wanted for Laurel Hill Arts & Heritage Festival Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 5:19 PM LAUREL HILL — The Laurel Hill Arts and Herita
Artists, vendors wanted for Laurel Hill Arts & Heritage Festival
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 5:19 PM LAUREL HILL — The Laurel Hill Arts and Heritage Festival seeks artists, craftsmen, folkways demonstrators, historic re-enactors, honey farmers, jams and... Read more
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Daily Herald
46 proposes spending $23 million to upgrade schoolsMore than $23 million in improvements, including classroom additions at three o
46 proposes spending $23 million to upgrade schools
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
More than $23 million in improvements, including classroom additions at three overcrowded elementary schools and the elimination of mobile classrooms, are targeted for several Elgin-area schools this year. Among the big ticket items are two... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
William ‘Will’ WhiteFriends may call from 5-8 p.m. today at Whitmer Church of God. A funeral servic
William ‘Will’ White
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 8 days ago
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. today at Whitmer Church of God. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, from the church with Pastor Jim Purnell officiating. Interment will follow in Laurel Hill Cemetery at Whitmer. Tomblyn Funeral... Read more
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The Cowl
Faculty Member of 4 4 Years Passes Awayby Marla Gagne ’18 News Co Editor On January 10, 2016, Dr. Donna McCaffrey, a
Faculty Member of 4 4 Years Passes Away
The Cowl / Posted 9 days ago
by Marla Gagne ’18 News Co Editor On January 10, 2016, Dr. Donna McCaffrey, a faculty member of Providence College for 44 years, passed away from cancer. Born in New York, McCaffrey was greatly influenced by her Catholic upbringing and passion for... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
William ‘Will’ WhiteMemorial Hospital at Morgantown. He was born June 10, 1964, at Elkins, a son
William ‘Will’ White
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 9 days ago
Memorial Hospital at Morgantown. He was born June 10, 1964, at Elkins, a son of the late Lester Roland and Betty Jean Vance White. On June 25, 2015, he was married to Teresa Fike White, who survives at Whitmer. Also surviving are his... Read more
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The Temple News
Stories of Victorian love and lust in local cemeteryLaurel Hill Cemetery’s Feb. 11 event examines love and lust in the Victorian a
Stories of Victorian love and lust in local cemetery
The Temple News / Posted 9 days ago
Laurel Hill Cemetery’s Feb. 11 event examines love and lust in the Victorian age. “One of the stories I tell is what happens when a girl’s honor is taken, and a man refuses to marry her. It turns out very, very ugly. ”~ Alexis Jeffcoat | Laurel... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Okaloosa academic tournament results releasedHere are the results of the first two Cox Communications academic tournament ma
Okaloosa academic tournament results released
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
Here are the results of the first two Cox Communications academic tournament matches, which were taped Jan. 26.Match 1:Crestview 195, Laurel Hill 20Match 2:Collegiate High School, Northwest Florida State College 175, Niceville 120The Crestview team,... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Laurel Hill considers vehicle weight restrictionsLAUREL HILL — With the city’s first major paving project in almost 50 years com
Laurel Hill considers vehicle weight restrictions
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
LAUREL HILL — With the city’s first major paving project in almost 50 years complete, city leaders want it to last as long as possible.City Councilman Daniel Lane has raised the possibility of implementing a weight limit on some city streets.“I’ve... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Buddy's sister remembers him as a family man above all elseBuddy Cianci’s sister, Carol Turchetta, is on her way back to Rhode Island to m
Buddy's sister remembers him as a family man above all else
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 13 days ago
Buddy Cianci’s sister, Carol Turchetta, is on her way back to Rhode Island to mourn the loss of her younger brother. She spoke with ABC 6 News via Skype on Friday on her way to the airport in Florida. "I can't believe it. I will certainly be... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Mosley set to host Arnold in girl's district final FridayLYNN HAVEN, FL (WJHG/WECP) This week we are in the midst of determining the tea
Mosley set to host Arnold in girl's district final Friday
WJHG Panama City / Posted 14 days ago
LYNN HAVEN, FL (WJHG/WECP) This week we are in the midst of determining the teams that will make the girl's state basketball playoffs. We do that through district tournament play, both the league champs and runners up advance. Among the teams hoping... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Civil War historian questions Lundy’s legend (VIDEO, PHOTOS) CRESTVIEW — Few local ancestors stir as much debate as William Lundy, whom ma
Civil War historian questions Lundy’s legend (VIDEO, PHOTOS)
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
CRESTVIEW — Few local ancestors stir as much debate as William Lundy, whom many people consider Florida’s last Con-federate War veteran.But like the rebel battle flag that fluttered until... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
North Okaloosa hymn sing, Protestant women's bible study scheduled Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 3:58 PM CRESTVIEW — North Okaloosa residents can cel
North Okaloosa hymn sing, Protestant women's bible study scheduled
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 3:58 PM CRESTVIEW — North Okaloosa residents can celebrate their faith and grow closer to God during these upcoming events.FIFTH SUNDAY HYMN SING: 9 a.m.... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
BROADHEAD: Crestview church's homosexuality series is necessary WHAT: "Fearless Conversations," the Rev. Michael Precht's interviews and disc
BROADHEAD: Crestview church's homosexuality series is necessary
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
WHAT: "Fearless Conversations," the Rev. Michael Precht's interviews and discussions with nationally known authors on "what the gospel means for gay and lesbian Chri... There has been... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Nelda P. SmithFriends may call from 5-8 p.m. today at Whitmer Church of God. A funeral servic
Nelda P. Smith
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 15 days ago
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. today at Whitmer Church of God. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, at the church with Pastor Todd Rhodes officiating. Interment will follow in Laurel Hill Cemetery near Whitmer. Tomblyn Funeral... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
13 Things you didn't know about Laurel Hill's Bryson Cooper Posted Jan. 26, 2016 at 4:56 PM LAUREL HILL — Bryson Cooper is a jack of all
13 Things you didn't know about Laurel Hill's Bryson Cooper
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
Posted Jan. 26, 2016 at 4:56 PM LAUREL HILL — Bryson Cooper is a jack of all trades for Laurel Hill School’s boys basketball team.The junior also is the "best-rounded player we have,”... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Crestview Civil War vet's claim disprovedBeloved Laurel Hill resident William Allen Lundy died in September 1957, claimi
Crestview Civil War vet's claim disproved
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
Beloved Laurel Hill resident William Allen Lundy died in September 1957, claiming to be 107 years old, saying he was born Jan. 18, 1848. In fact, he changed his age many times on federal and state records. * Data for Francis Marion Lunday, Uncle... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Nelda P. SmithFriends may call from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, at Whitmer Church of God. A
Nelda P. Smith
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 16 days ago
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, at Whitmer Church of God. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, at the church with Pastor Todd Rhodes officiating. Interment will follow in Laurel Hill Cemetery near... Read more
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The Border Mail
It could all go off the railsBorder train travelers were all smiles yesterday but a public transport expert
It could all go off the rails
The Border Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Border train travelers were all smiles yesterday but a public transport expert fears it may be short-lived. BORDER train travelers were all smiles yesterday but a public transport expert fears it may be short-lived. ON TRACK: Melbourne's Tom Evans,... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Paxton free throws sink Laurel HillPosted Jan. 23, 2016 at 4:34 AM Basketball box: Paxton at Laurel Hill boys PA
Paxton free throws sink Laurel Hill
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
Posted Jan. 23, 2016 at 4:34 AM Basketball box: Paxton at Laurel Hill boys PAXTON 70, LAUREL HILL 60 LAUREL HILL — There’s a good chance Laurel Hill School’s boys basketball team will face rival Paxton in the upcoming District 1-1A semifinal... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Laurel Hill considers vehicle weight restrictionsLAUREL HILL — With the city's first major paving project in almost 50 years com
Laurel Hill considers vehicle weight restrictions
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
LAUREL HILL — With the city's first major paving project in almost 50 years complete, city leaders want it to last as long as possible.City Councilman Daniel Lane has raised the possibility of implementing a weight limit on some city streets.“I've... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Crestview Bulldog softball team gains consistent coaching Posted Jan. 21, 2016 at 4:12 PM CRESTVIEW — Crestview High’s softball team w
Crestview Bulldog softball team gains consistent coaching
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 21 days ago
Posted Jan. 21, 2016 at 4:12 PM CRESTVIEW — Crestview High’s softball team will have the same coach in back-to-back years for the first time since 2009-2010.Holly Gibson's return for a... Read more
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Leominster Champion
January 22, 2016ARRESTS FROM MONDAY, JAN. 4, TO SUNDAY, JAN. 17 CRIME DOESN’T PAY — BUT CRIME
January 22, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 21 days ago
ARRESTS FROM MONDAY, JAN. 4, TO SUNDAY, JAN. 17 CRIME DOESN’T PAY — BUT CRIME STOPPERS DOES! TEXT “TIPS654” with your message to 274637 or visit leominstercrimestoppers.com. Information in the Police Blotter is taken directly from police logs in... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
North Okaloosa arrests: Jan. 18, 2016The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office provided these arrest reports:Jan. 10●Josh
North Okaloosa arrests: Jan. 18, 2016
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office provided these arrest reports:Jan. 10●Joshua Allan Purvis, 30, Baker: driving with suspended license.Jan. 11●Gary Johnson, 62, Crestview: dealing in stolen property.●Trevor Ray McDonald, 18, public order crimes —... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Vote on buying firefighter air packs on Council's agenda Posted Jan. 17, 2016 at 8:02 PM Posted Jan. 17, 2016 at 8:02 PM If you goWh
Vote on buying firefighter air packs on Council's agenda
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 25 days ago
Posted Jan. 17, 2016 at 8:02 PM Posted Jan. 17, 2016 at 8:02 PM If you goWhat: Norwich City Council meetingWhen: 7 p.m. TuesdayWhere: City Hall NORWICH — City aldermen are poised to decide... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Man tried for murder, armed robbery of 2 people dumped in Jeff Davis County well, found guilty only of concealing deathsA Hazlehurst man accused of killing two North Carolinians and dumping their bod
Man tried for murder, armed robbery of 2 people dumped in Jeff Davis County well, found guilty only of concealing deaths
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 27 days ago
A Hazlehurst man accused of killing two North Carolinians and dumping their bodies in a well in rural Jeff Davis County has been convicted of two counts of concealing a death, the district attorney said. The Jeff Davis County Superior Court jury... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Anti-religion group targets Laurel Hill SchoolThe Okaloosa County School District has been called out again by the Freedom Fr
Anti-religion group targets Laurel Hill School
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
The Okaloosa County School District has been called out again by the Freedom From Religion Foundation.School board attorney Jeff McInnis received a letter from the Wisconsin-based group Wednesday expressing concerns about a Laurel Hill teacher... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office deputies and K9 earn awards Posted Jan. 15, 2016 at 10:30 AM SHALIMAR — Deputies from the Okaloosa Count
Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office deputies and K9 earn awards
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
Posted Jan. 15, 2016 at 10:30 AM SHALIMAR — Deputies from the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office are being rewarded for their efforts locating an 86-year-old Laurel Hill resident with... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
On the trail of Rocky Balboa in PhiladelphiaFans of the Rocky saga will argue that its setting has long been one of its cha
On the trail of Rocky Balboa in Philadelphia
Daily Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
Fans of the Rocky saga will argue that its setting has long been one of its charms. For all its cartoonish elements – notably Rocky III and Rocky IV, and their clichéd tussles with members of the A-Team and Soviet super-fighters – the series has... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
School district again bull's-eye of religious group's complaint (LETTER) The Okaloosa County School District has been called out again by the
School district again bull's-eye of religious group's complaint
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
(LETTER) The Okaloosa County School District has been called out again by the Freedom From Religion Foundation.School board attorney, Jeff McInnis, received a letter from the... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Former Eglin AFB commander shares his philosophyLaurel Hill man, former Eglin AFB commander shares his philosophy Posted Jan.
Former Eglin AFB commander shares his philosophy
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
Laurel Hill man, former Eglin AFB commander shares his philosophy Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 10:27 AM Editor's Note: This is the first installment of our new weekly feature, "Everybody Has a Story, which ensures everyone — not just newsmakers you'd... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Former Eglin AFB commander shares his philosophyEditor's Note: This is the first installment of our new weekly feature, "Everyb
Former Eglin AFB commander shares his philosophy
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
Editor's Note: This is the first installment of our new weekly feature, "Everybody Has a Story, which ensures everyone — not just newsmakers you'd expect — has a chance to appear in the News Bulletin.Do you know a North Okaloosa County resident who's... Read more
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Golf Magazine
2 Aces in 1 Round More Likely Than Winning PowerballAccording to VegasInsider.com, the odds that 57-year-old Ian Woosnam will win t
2 Aces in 1 Round More Likely Than Winning Powerball
Golf Magazine / Posted 29 days ago
According to VegasInsider.com, the odds that 57-year-old Ian Woosnam will win the 2016 Masters are 6,500 to 1. We realize we're probably taking some statistical liberties here, but that means Woosie is about 45,000 times more likely to slip on the... Read more
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Daily Herald
46 won't take out $50 million in loans for capital projectsElgin Area School District U-46 officials have dropped the idea of taking out $
46 won't take out $50 million in loans for capital projects
Daily Herald / Posted a month ago
Elgin Area School District U-46 officials have dropped the idea of taking out $50 million in loans to fund capital projects. The U-46 school board Monday night was expected to consider applying for the ability to issue $50 million in Qualified... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for Jan. 11Carol June Smith Randel, our dear mother and friend, succumbed to Alzheimer’s d
Tributes for Jan. 11
Greeley Tribune / Posted a month ago
Carol June Smith Randel, our dear mother and friend, succumbed to Alzheimer’s disease Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, in the loving care of her family, hospice and the Grace Pointe staff, in Greeley. Carol was born June 30, 1927, in Ithaca, N.Y., to Earl W.... Read more

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