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Chumuckla School Reunion-September 28-2013

The 2013 Chumuckla School Reunion is set for September 28, 2013. The reunion will be at the Living Truth Church-formally known as the Farmer’s Opry, located at 8897 Byrom Campbell Road-Pace , Florida 32571. Phone: 850-994-9219 This year’s lunch will served at 12:00 noon. Cost: $12.50 (If we do not have more than 75 people, […]

Just Forget Seventy Five — A note from a former U. S. Marine and Vietnam veteran living in Danbury, Connecticut

Just Forget Seventy Five A note from a former U. S. Marine and Vietnam veteran  living in Danbury, Connecticut. . I am a 67-year-old former Marine and a Vietnam veteran.   And I say: “Forget about living to age 75 in the USA!” This morning at Danbury Hospital here in Connecticut, I was scheduled for a cardio-lite stress test.  This […]

Andy Griggs Endorses Romney/Ryan Candidacy

Country Music Star Andy Griggs Endorses Romney/Ryan Candidacy Gold selling music artist with 4 Top 5 hits  to appear at Governor Romney event in Apopka Apopka, Fl. (October 5, 2012) – The Romney/Ryan Presidential campaign is proud to announce that gold-selling, country music hit-maker Andy Griggs will appear at an upcoming rally with Governor Romney […]

Amendment #8 –Taxes for Private Schools? Editorial

Editorial A proposed amendment to the Florida Constitution could influence how our tax dollars are spent.  Amendment #8 to the Florida constitution to be voted on in November, it will make it possible for public funds(taxes) to be spent on private schools. This could include religious schools of any denomination including Muslim, Catholic, Christian, or […]

40 Days of Prayer- – Editorial

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Editorial By Lori Brabham I have read many of Max Lucado’s books over the last 15 years.  Max is an author, preacher, husband, father and much more.  He often inspires me through his insights into God’s Word. He is part of a “challenge ” to encourage others to join in a daily prayer for our […]

Continue Educational Excellence with Wyrosdick August 14

Continue Educational Excellence with Wyrosdick August 14 As a retired educator and grandparent of students in Santa Rosa School District, I am very concerned about an election that will take place on August 14, 2012.  We will be electing our school superintendent for the next four years.  Some people still think that this election will […]

Lutz Supports McCormick

Hello, you are receiving this email as you currently or previously have had your child work with me at the Lutz Center for Counseling and Assessment. Please know that this email is in response to several clients requesting my opinion on the upcoming election for Superintendent of Santa Rosa County Schools. Feel free to delete […]

Candidate McCormick Speaks Out

Dr. George R. McCormick – Candidate for Superintendent of Schools – Santa Rosa County, Florida – 2012 As a candidate for the position of Superintendent of Schools, I have had the pleasure of meeting thousands of local citizens who express their strong desire that we maintain the great instructional reputation of our school district, but who feel we […]

Education: Here Today – Gone Tomorrow?

Education: Here Today- Gone Tomorrow? I will speak from the heart and hopefully I can touch a mind or two with my thoughts. I have been in the business of educating kids for over 30 years and think I have a feel for some of the things that work and that do not when trying to […]

“Stand Your Ground” – by Jayer Williamson

It has been over two months now since the shooting of Trayvon Martin and political leftists have once again decided to live under their motto of “never let a crisis go to waste” by attacking Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law. First, let me put out this disclaimer. Any time a family loses a child, no […]