Brevard County Newswire

Brevard County Newswire

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  1. Lost FL senior found through her 'Project Lifesaver' braceletRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Examiner.com

    On Thursday, WESH reported that an 81-year-old woman with dementia was found wandering along one of the busiest highways in Brevard County, Florida. Kathy Bickham got out of her home while her husband, Ira, was taking a nap.

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  2. 9 Investigates: Woman wants governor to reject Seminole County judge's resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | WFTV Orlando

    A local mother is demanding that Governor Rick Scott reject Judge Linda Schoonover's resignation. 9 Investigates first reported on Schoonover after she sent a Facebook friend request to a woman whose divorce she was presiding over.

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  3. '48 Hours' returns to Brevard murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... who had done something, the old black guy did it." The program talks to Mark Rixey, a retired deputy with the Brevard County Sheriff's Office, and Diane Clarke, a retired Brevard County sheriff patrol sergeant. They question why Hallock wasn't ...

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  4. Longtime fugitive could have Ohio parole hearing in monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... to extradite him and he apparently slipped off authorities' radar for decades. He was arrested May 4 in Brevard County, Florida, after a deputy U.S. marshal in Cleveland looked into his cold case and authorities used a ruse to match his fingerprints ...

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  5. Project Lifesaver helps rescue lost dementia patientRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WESH-TV

    An ankle bracelet and some quick work by the Brevard County Sheriff's Office saved an 81-year-old dementia patient after she lost her way this week. Kathy Bickham wears the ankle bracelet from Project Lifesaver, which did exactly as it's meant to do: save her life.

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  6. Deputies: Cub Scout treasurer stole $9,500Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WESH-TV

    ... of stealing almost $9,500, deputies said. Claire Metz (@ClaireMetzWESH) has the story. WE'RE LIVE IN COCOA, BREVARD COUNTY, DAN BILLOW, WESH 2 NEWS. ONLY WESH 2 WAS THERE AS A LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER WAS ARRESTED ACCUSED OF STEALING NEARLY $10,000 ...

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  7. $10M stadium upgrade OK'dRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Click Orlando

    ... Center off State Road 520 is spending his own money to upgrade the Cocoa Expo facility for a similar use. Brevard County Clerk of Courts Scott Ellis suggested that Brevard County would be better off selling Space Coast Stadium to USSSA to get the ...

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  8. Precision Door Service Receives the "Best of HomeAdvisor Award" for 2015Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... San Diego A Precision Door Service Philadelphia A Precision Door Service Cleveland A Precision Door Service Brevard County FL A Precision Door Service Sarasota A Precision Door Service Raleigh A Precision Door Service Charlotte A Precision Door ...

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  9. Brevard incentives could lure Blue Origin from Oak HillRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A tentative agreement by Brevard County commissioners to put up $8 million in incentives to attract Blue Origin, the company looking to build a new generation of rockets to carry humans into space, could be another nail in the coffin of Volusia-area efforts to land the company. But Volusia officials aren't ready to give up.

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  10. The WilliesCONNECTING the Dots in Middle East EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... the world has ever known.'. Diminutive Mary Ann French, a retired FBI intelligence analyst who heads the Brevard County Republicans for Obama, gets a hug from the President after introducing him at the Fla. Institute of Technology Sunday. Photo: Ted ...

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  11. On Native GroundCLASS Warfare? Only When the Poor Fight BackRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... across your skin. The Oct. 14-24 Sandsational "Art of Sand" festival in Veria, Fla., is sponsored by the Brevard County Alliance, a non-profit booster of the arts on Florida's Space Coast. AR Photo: Ted Manna As he meticulously shaped a signature ...

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  12. Ar EditorialBOEHNER: a Sluggish Clog in a Dumb MachineRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... And nothing could be more appropriate, perhaps, than doing so here in the Sunshine State. Last week, two Brevard County towns, Rockledge and Satellite Beach, approved similar agreements, with Cocoa Village and Cocoa Beach slated to follow, all ...

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  13. Rare sparrows taken from nest for captive breedingRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Captive breeding of the extremely rare Florida grasshopper sparrow is risky, biologists say. Little is known about the secretive bird, and some fear they will simply die in captivity.

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  14. Deadly rip currents remain a threat through WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Weather officials are warning of another day of rough surf after a Memorial Day weekend that saw three deaths - including one person in Brevard County - and dozens of rescues along Central Florida coasts. Deadly rip currents remain a threat through Wednesday Weather officials are warning of another day of rough surf after a Memorial Day weekend that saw three deaths - including one person in Brevard County - and dozens of rescues along Central Florida coasts.

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  15. Police: Crowd assaults Melbourne officer arresting combative manRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WFTV Orlando

    ... with resisting an officer and battery on a law enforcement officer. He was released late Sunday from the Brevard County Jail. Channel 9 Eyewitness News has produced the most accurate local news and weather technology available, our digital News and ...

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  16. Rip current threats continue after deadly weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Two men died Monday after being pulled from rough waters on Central Florida's east coast, authorities said. Two men died Monday after being pulled from rough waters on Central Florida's east coast, authorities said.

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  17. Wildfires burning themselves out in Brevard CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | WESH-TV

    Fire officials said wildfires in Brevard County are slowly burning themselves out Monday after Friday's out-of-control brush fire burned through 150 acres. Dan Billow has the story.

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  18. Florida Crowd Assaults Police Officer Trying to Make ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Breitbart.com

    ... rged with resisting an officer and battery on a law enforcement officer. He was released late Sunday from the Brevard County jail.

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  19. Former Red Sox Tim Wakefield to receive RFK awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | USA Today

    ... practice before every single Tuesday night game played at Fenway Park. And as has been well documented in Brevard County, he played a major role in helping save the Space Coast Early Intervention Center, holding an annual golf tournament to raise ...

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  20. Man drowns off Ormond BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | WESH-TV

    One person drowned and more than 150 more were rescued off beaches in Volusia County on Monday after officials warned of dangerous conditions. Brevard County Fire Rescue reported two possible drownings Monday.

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