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Northwest Florida Daily News
A big no to bad sandbut the same sand to them? The Okaloosa Island Leaseholders Association does n
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted an hour ago
but the same sand to them? The Okaloosa Island Leaseholders Association does not speak for me and I encourage everyone concerned to stand up and make your opinion heard. Once the sand starts to flow it is too late. Bill Platten, Fort Walton... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
RETAIL CORRIDOR with Mr. Mattress Superstore, Sundance Rental Management Inc.Sundance handles no sales. It specializes in long-term home rentals, becoming
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 12 hours ago
Sundance handles no sales. It specializes in long-term home rentals, becoming the go-to property management company for Fort Walton Beach, west into Navarre, north to Crestview, east toward the Niceville area, Freeport and 30A. While the... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
CELEBRATE COMMUNITY: IMPACT 100 to donate $400,000how an organization runs their program." By Heather Osbourne | 315-4440 | @hea
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
how an organization runs their program." By Heather Osbourne | 315-4440 | @heatheronwfn | hosbourne@nwfdailynews.com FORT WALTON BEACH — The women of IMPACT 100 are preparing to open their wallets and vote once more for the 2017 grant... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Cancer is the causeyoga4cancer classes When: 1 p.m. Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30. Where: Dragonfly Yoga
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 20 hours ago
yoga4cancer classes When: 1 p.m. Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30. Where: Dragonfly Yoga Studio, 184 Brooks St. SE Unit 2, Fort Walton Beach. Cost: Free to cancer patients, survivors and caregivers. Melinda Roman and Linda Giragosian have decided... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Man reaches his 'breaking point,' hurls tire at coworkerFORT WALTON BEACH – An angry Walmart tire center employee was charged with batt
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
FORT WALTON BEACH – An angry Walmart tire center employee was charged with battery after he threw a tire at his coworker. The 63-year-old Fort Walton Beach man was getting off work just before 6 p.m. on Sept. 12 when he and another employee got into... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Florida woman wants 100 cards for 100th birthdayThey take good care of me...I take one day at a time and I thank the Lord in th
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
They take good care of me...I take one day at a time and I thank the Lord in the morning for that extra day.” Those interested in sending handwritten birthday cards to Arrasmith can send them to 30 Memorial Parkway SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Florida woman wants 100 cards for 100th birthdayOne woman in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, has a simple request for her 100th bir
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
One woman in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, has a simple request for her 100th birthday: 100 birthday cards. The Northwest Florida Daily News reported that Bobbie Arrasmith, 99, celebrates her birthday Oct. 7. She wants handwritten cards for each year... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Florida woman wants 100 cards for 100th birthdayFORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. - One woman in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, has a simple
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. - One woman in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, has a simple request for her 100th birthday: 100 birthday cards. The Northwest Florida Daily News reported that Bobbie Arrasmith, 99, celebrates her birthday Oct. 7. She wants... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Florida woman wants 100 cards for 100th birthdayFORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. - One woman in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, has a simple
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. - One woman in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, has a simple request for her 100th birthday: 100 birthday cards. The Northwest Florida Daily News reported that Bobbie Arrasmith, 99, celebrates her birthday Oct. 7. She wants... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Florida woman wants 100 cards for 100th birthdayFORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. - One woman in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, has a simple
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. - One woman in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, has a simple request for her 100th birthday: 100 birthday cards. The Northwest Florida Daily News reported that Bobbie Arrasmith, 99, celebrates her birthday Oct. 7. She wants... Read more
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ajc.com
Florida woman wants 100 cards for 100th birthdayThey take good care of me...I take one day at a time and I thank the Lord in th
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
They take good care of me...I take one day at a time and I thank the Lord in the morning for that extra day.” Those interested in sending handwritten birthday cards to Arrasmith can send them to 30 Memorial Parkway SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida woman wants 100 cards for 100th birthdayThey take good care of me...I take one day at a time and I thank the Lord in th
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
They take good care of me...I take one day at a time and I thank the Lord in the morning for that extra day.” Those interested in sending handwritten birthday cards to Arrasmith can send them to 30 Memorial Parkway SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Across Tampa Bay, local commercial banks and credit unions appear healthyindicates a bank is struggling either with an excess of bad loans or a chronic
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
indicates a bank is struggling either with an excess of bad loans or a chronic lack of capital. Two of those banks are in Fort Walton Beach on the Florida Panhandle. One is based in Mayo in Lafayette County, east of Perry. And a fourth is in... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Dog missing since car crash found deadhelp in finding their dog. Sadly, news reached them that she had been found de
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
help in finding their dog. Sadly, news reached them that she had been found dead in a ditch off Antioch Road. "At least they know she's not out there suffering," said Dianna Hall, who is caring for Teresa at Fort Walton Beach Medi... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Dog missing since car crash found deadhelp in finding their dog. Sadly, news reached them that she had been found de
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
help in finding their dog. Sadly, news reached them that she had been found dead in a ditch off Antioch Road. "At least they know she's not out there suffering," said Dianna Hall, who is caring for Teresa at Fort Walton Beach Medi... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Historic house continues to fall apartWYNNHAVEN BEACH — The 107-year-old summerhouse of a Fort Walton Beach pioneer c
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted yesterday
WYNNHAVEN BEACH — The 107-year-old summerhouse of a Fort Walton Beach pioneer continues to look more and more like a dilapidated haunted house. “I think the building will eventually fall apart,” said local historian Tom Rice, who owns the Magnolia... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Historic house continues to fall apartWYNNHAVEN BEACH — The 107-year-old summerhouse of a Fort Walton Beach pioneer c
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
WYNNHAVEN BEACH — The 107-year-old summerhouse of a Fort Walton Beach pioneer continues to look more and more like a dilapidated haunted house. “I think the building will eventually fall apart,” said local historian Tom Rice, who owns the Magnolia... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Eight rehabilitated sea turtles scheduled for releaseFORT WALTON BEACH — The Gulfarium's C.A.R.E. Center will be releasing eight reh
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
FORT WALTON BEACH — The Gulfarium's C.A.R.E. Center will be releasing eight rehabilitated sea turtles on Tuesday Sept. 26. The release will be held at Fort Pickens National Park in Pensacola Beach at 11 a.m. The public is invited to attend this... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
OCSD responds to questions about controversial memoon the memo was not correct ... This was a mistake and there was no intent to i
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
on the memo was not correct ... This was a mistake and there was no intent to include any misleading date on the memo.” FORT WALTON BEACH — The Okaloosa County School District offered an explanation Wednesday afternoon for discrepancies found in... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Local woman turns 100, wants 100 birthday cardsAnnie Blanks @DestinLogAnnie FORT WALTON BEACH — When Bobbie Arrasmith was bor
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
Annie Blanks @DestinLogAnnie FORT WALTON BEACH — When Bobbie Arrasmith was born nearly one hundred years ago, Woodrow Wilson was the president of the United States, the world was still in the throes of its first World War and motion pictures were... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Not in it for $$$: Some area police make as little as $24k“You don't get into law enforcement and public safety to get rich because you a
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
“You don't get into law enforcement and public safety to get rich because you are just not," said Chief Edward Ryan of the Fort Walton Beach Police Department. Genevieve DiNatale @GenevieveDNWFDN .embed-container { position: relative;... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Not in it for $$$: Some area police make as little as $24k“You don't get into law enforcement and public safety to get rich because you a
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
“You don't get into law enforcement and public safety to get rich because you are just not," said Chief Edward Ryan of the Fort Walton Beach Police Department. Genevieve DiNatale @GenevieveDNWFDN .embed-container { position: relative;... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Suspect: I'm too drunk to remember assault on motherFORT WALTON BEACH – A 36-year-old woman who was too drunk to remember what she
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
FORT WALTON BEACH – A 36-year-old woman who was too drunk to remember what she did was charged with battery after she pushed her mother in the chest. The older woman fell backward out of her chair. The suspect’s 11-year-old son witnessed the... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Pricing during disastersstarve. That’s the kind of attitude that got Marie Antoinette and her husband’s
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
starve. That’s the kind of attitude that got Marie Antoinette and her husband’s heads lopped off during the French revolution. And I’m not advocating that we lop any heads off but point it out as a history lesson. Philip Gallmeier, Fort Walton Be... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Not in it for the money: Some Panhandle police make as little as $24k“You don’t get into law enforcement and public safety to get rich because you a
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
“You don’t get into law enforcement and public safety to get rich because you are just not," said Chief Edward Ryan of the Fort Walton Beach Police Department. Genevieve DiNatale @GenevieveDNWFDN .embed-container { position: relative;... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Not in it for the money: Some Panhandle police make as little as $24k“You don’t get into law enforcement and public safety to get rich because you a
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
“You don’t get into law enforcement and public safety to get rich because you are just not," said Chief Edward Ryan of the Fort Walton Beach Police Department. Genevieve DiNatale @GenevieveDNWFDN .embed-container { position: relative;... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Gulf Power lineman recognized for saving lives in Gulf Breezeto Northwest Florida in 2007. He served active duty at Hurlburt Air Force Base
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
to Northwest Florida in 2007. He served active duty at Hurlburt Air Force Base in Mary Esther; and at Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach; and Tyndall Air Force Base, Panama City. This was the third time in recent years he was the first on the... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Construction worker falls, found bleeding from headwhat had caused the man to fall. A medical helicopter was called and landed on
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
what had caused the man to fall. A medical helicopter was called and landed on Crystal Beach Drive. The man was flown to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center in serious condition, according to the latest information. The caller told the dispatcher... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Construction worker falls, is found bleeding from headwhat had caused the man to fall. A medical helicopter was called and landed on
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
what had caused the man to fall. A medical helicopter was called and landed on Crystal Beach Drive. The man was flown to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center in serious condition, according to the latest information. The caller told the dispatcher... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Crestview set to host West Florida after 21-day layoff5A powerhouse routed Escambia 42-20 and cruised to a 41-28 road win over a 2-1
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
5A powerhouse routed Escambia 42-20 and cruised to a 41-28 road win over a 2-1 Tate team that running-clocked Choctaw in Fort Walton Beach. The Jaguars followed with a 34-26 victory at D'Iberville (Mississippi) before handing 3-1 Mosley its first... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Day 45 of Operation Shady Lane ringleader on the runAaron Dwayne Dawson remains at-large and the public’s assistance is being reque
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Aaron Dwayne Dawson remains at-large and the public’s assistance is being requested for his capture. Dawson, 23, of Fort Walton Beach, was identified as the main suspect in the Operation Shady Lane heroin trafficking sting announced in... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Abuse suspect: Sometimes you have a crazy (expletive) old lady and can't deal with itFORT WALTON BEACH – A 42-year-old man who sent his wife to the emergency room a
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
FORT WALTON BEACH – A 42-year-old man who sent his wife to the emergency room after pushing her into a wall was belligerent with deputies who came to talk to him. The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to the Fort Walton Beach... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Bicyclist pedals up to home, breaks inFORT WALTON BEACH – A 48-year-old man was charged with burglary with assault af
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
FORT WALTON BEACH – A 48-year-old man was charged with burglary with assault after a woman complained that he’d pedaled up to her house on a bicycle, entered the home and tried to tear off a necklace she was wearing. He also punched her in the head... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
To remove or not remove Confederate statuesfor the abuse it suffered under Reconstruction, so it voted a straight Democrat
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
for the abuse it suffered under Reconstruction, so it voted a straight Democratic ticket for the next 100 years. That is the rest of the story of the worst war in American history in terms of American dead. Bruce Blackwelder, Fort Wal... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
New fire station to serve airporttop: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } EGLIN AFB — Community and milita
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } EGLIN AFB — Community and military leaders were on hand Wednesday at Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport for the grand opening of Fire Station 4, a joint partnership between Eglin Air Force Base and... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Military vehicle rollover sends two to hospitalto roll into a ditch. The accident happened at about 8:30 a.m. in the southbou
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
to roll into a ditch. The accident happened at about 8:30 a.m. in the southbound lanes of State Road 123 near the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport. Ryan Canales, who is 32, and Aaron Panther, who is 27, were both taken to Fort Walton Beach... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Fourteen local National Merit semifinalistsMerit scholarships worth more than $32 million. Here are the semifinalists fro
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Merit scholarships worth more than $32 million. Here are the semifinalists from Okaloosa, Santa Rosa and Walton County: Fort Walton Beach High School Seth H. Sharpe Milton High SchoolRylee S. Fitzgerald Joseph S. Pool Collegiate High... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Sprouting knowledgeAnnie Blanks @DestinLogAnnie FORT WALTON BEACH — Students at Pryor Middle Scho
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Annie Blanks @DestinLogAnnie FORT WALTON BEACH — Students at Pryor Middle School got their hands dirty Wednesday morning as they planted vegetable seeds to start a new community garden, thanks to an initiative with Whole Foods Market and a... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Service dog missing since car accident; owners frantic10 and were heading to their Dauphin Island home when the accident occurred. S
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
10 and were heading to their Dauphin Island home when the accident occurred. She is in the intensive care unit of Fort Walton Beach Medical Center. William was not seriously injured. "This poor guy would love to go find his dog," said... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Service dog missing since car accident; owners frantic10 and were heading to their Dauphin Island home when the accident occurred. S
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
10 and were heading to their Dauphin Island home when the accident occurred. She is in the intensive care unit of Fort Walton Beach Medical Center. William was not seriously injured. "This poor guy would love to go find his dog," said... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Day 44 of Operation Shady Lane ringleader on the runAaron Dwayne Dawson remains at-large and the public’s assistance is being reque
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Aaron Dwayne Dawson remains at-large and the public’s assistance is being requested for his capture. Dawson, 23, of Fort Walton Beach, was identified as the main suspect in the Operation Shady Lane heroin trafficking sting announced in... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Life with a Great Dane is always entertainingFORT WALTON BEACH — Most people wish for dream cars or dream houses. Me? I had
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
FORT WALTON BEACH — Most people wish for dream cars or dream houses. Me? I had a dream dog. I have been a lifelong fan of the Scooby-Doo franchise. I love the concept of a huge, goofy dog with an endless appetite that — despite his size — is afraid... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Staffer injured in brawl at youth detention centerMedical Service Director Tracy Vause identified the victim only as a 21-year-ol
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Medical Service Director Tracy Vause identified the victim only as a 21-year-old male. He was taken from the scene to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries. There were two separate incidents, with one happening... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Staffer injured in brawl at youth detention centerMedical Service Director Tracy Vause identified the victim only as a 21-year-ol
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Medical Service Director Tracy Vause identified the victim only as a 21-year-old male. He was taken from the scene to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries. There were two separate incidents, with one happening... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Free entry at museums on Saturday for Smithsonian promotionin Carrabelle Mattie Kelly Arts Center Galleries in Niceville Heritage Museum
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
in Carrabelle Mattie Kelly Arts Center Galleries in Niceville Heritage Museum of Northwest Florida in Valparaiso City of Fort Walton Beach Heritage Park and Cultural Center Pensacola Lighthouse and Museum Destination Archaeology Resource Center... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Man takes phone call during arrest: They're hounding meFORT WALTON BEACH – Officers who stopped to question a 32-year-old man staggeri
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
FORT WALTON BEACH – Officers who stopped to question a 32-year-old man staggering down the road arrested him after he yelled at them. The Fort Walton Beach Police Department officers were worried about the man’s welfare, according to his arrest... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
'Selfie war' paramedic sentenced to 6 months in jail.embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; l
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
.embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } FORT WALTON BEACH — Christopher Wimmer, the former Okaloosa County EMS paramedic prosecuted for taking “selfies” with... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Siblings brawl over brother moving outFORT WALTON BEACH – An argument between a brother and sister escalated into vio
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
FORT WALTON BEACH – An argument between a brother and sister escalated into violence when the sister asked the brother to move out. He began to hit her during the argument, causing her to fall onto a parked car, according to his Okaloosa County... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
'Selfie war' paramedic sentenced to 6 months in jail.embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; l
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
.embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } FORT WALTON BEACH — Christopher Wimmer, the former Okaloosa County EMS paramedic prosecuted for taking “selfies” with... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
One vehicle overturns, another ignites in accidenta red light and struck the Ford driven by Herbst as he was attempting to turn o
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
a red light and struck the Ford driven by Herbst as he was attempting to turn onto Interstate 10. Zirulo was taken to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center. The Herbsts were taken to North Okaloosa Medical Center. All had non life-threatening... Read more
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