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Obituaries ............A2-A3 Opinion ....................A4 Faith .........................A5 Sports & Outdoors .......A8 A8Read EverettÂs college football predictionsA8See whatÂs going on this weekend A8SPORTS & OUTDOORSSee this weekÂs Bulletin Kids ÂCHRIST HAS NO BODY NOW ON EARTH BUT YOURSÂŽ | A5 Saturday, August 25, 2018 @cnbulletin facebook.com/crestviewbulletin50 Â¢ crestviewbulletin.com Vol. 43 Issue 68WEEKEND EDITION By Kaylin Parker 682-6524 | @kparkercnb firstname.lastname@example.org CRESTVIEW Â„ The Com-munity Redevelopment Agency Board of Commissioners will be holding a workshop meeting on Monday, Aug. 27 where they are expected to discuss crite-ria for nominations of a new grant review committee.City Clerk Elizabeth Roy said at last week's monthly CRA meeting that the CRA offers several grants and instead of having a board for each grant, they are pro-posing a CRA grant review committee.The committee would have nine members including CRA Director Alisa Burleson who would administrate meetings without power to vote and present grant recommendations to the CRA Board of Commissioners. Committee members would be expected to fulfill a commitment of up to three years.The purpose of the committee is to make recom-mendations to the CRA board after reviewing grant applica-tions in their public meetings.ÂOnce we get the criteria set up for the four or five different grants that are available through the master plan, this committee will be the first line of defense for anybody that wants to apply for the grants,ÂŽ Roy said at the Aug. 13 meeting.Crestview moves forward with grant review committeeCity Clerk Elizabeth Roy Council Vice President Bill Cox Councilman Doug Faircloth By Tom McLaughlin315-4435 | @TomMnwfdn tmclaughlin @nwfdailynews.comCRESTVIEW Â„ A sixth and seventh lawsuit alleging sexual misconduct against a patient have been filed against Crestview gastroenterologist Dr. Khalid Moussa.Attorney Gillis Powell of the Powell Powell & Powell law firm confirmed he filed the two new cases Tuesday. Gillis Powell is the brother of Dixie Dan Powell, who on May 18 filed sexual miscon-duct lawsuits against Moussa on behalf of five women.Dixie Powell has said as many as 21 women have iden-tified themselves as victims of MoussaÂs alleged inappropri-ate groping. All the lawsuits filed thus far also name MoussaÂs employer, North Okaloosa Clinic Corp., which does business in Crestview as North Okaloosa Physician Group, as a defendant.The allegations laid out in the latest complaints mimic those of the previous five. A woman states she was alone in MoussaÂs office when he abruptly entered, began giving orders and, with little pretense, removed articles of clothing and touched the victim inappropriately.One of the women in the latest court filing states she visited MoussaÂs office twice and was molested both times. Her second visit was a follow-up appointment after a colonoscopy during which the complaint claims Moussa fondled her breasts on the pretext of checking for pneumonia.Moussa remains under investigation by the Crest-view Police Department, but no charges have been filed against him.ÂThe investigation into Dr. Moussa is still ongoing, with nothing we can say as yet,ÂŽ said Police Department spokesman Brian Hughes.MoussaÂs license remains clear and active, according to the Florida Department of Health.All the lawsuits seek a judgment against the defen-dants and compensation for damages.Okaloosa County Circuit Judge Terrance Ketchel has issued a gag order limiting what those associated with the case can say to the news media.2 new lawsuits target doctorBy News Bulletin staffIn the article, ÂCrestviewbased company addresses security threatsÂŽ published on page A4 of the Aug. 22, 2018 Crestview News Bulletin, Brot-ulaÂs Seafood House & Steamer was just listed as Brotula.In the article ÂMain Street Crestview flea market, meet and greet opened despite weatherÂŽ in thesame edition, the location ofRuck Up Cups was incorrectly stated. The mobile coffee stand is actually located at 4110 Ferdon Blvd. S, between the Chevy and Ford dealerships.Correction: Restaurant full name not listed By Kaylin Parker 682-6524 | @kparkercnb email@example.com CRESTVIEW Â„ Residents continue to plead for something to be done about Colt Drive Â„ the only road from Stallion Drive to U.S. Hwy 90.About 500 feet of the dirt road has large, deep potholes.For resident Sabrina Gregg, Colt Drive's disrepair has com-plicated school mornings. The school bus that once traveled to Stallion Drive now stops at the corner of Colt Drive and Hibiscus Avenue, which means Gregg must maneuver her way around the holes on Colt Drive to drop her son off at the bus, adding about 20 minutes to their mornings.Colt Drive has become increasingly worse, according to some long-term residents.Cherish Weeks has lived on Colt Drive since 2009 and says the road is in the worst shape she's seen in four years. Colt Drive problem worsens for residentsResidents are pleading for something to be done about the holes in the middle of Colt Drive, a dirt road in Crestview. [KAYLIN PARKER/NEWS BULLETIN] See REVIEW, A6 See COLT, A6
** A2 Saturday, August 25, 2018 | Crestview News Bulletin OBITUARIESJoseph Abruzzo, Jr., age 78, of Miramar Beach, FL, passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2018. Joe was born on June 10, 1940 in Brooklyn, NY. He was a graduate of Bushwick and Academy of Aeronautics. Joe climbed his way up the Corporate Ladder of United Airlines and USAIR in Information Technology Management. He also retired as a Corporate Officer Veteran of the US Navy, Naval Air Wing, Brunswick Naval Air Station, ME. Joe loved his family and friends and enjoyed being with them very much. He enjoyed living in Colorado, Illinois, California, Georgia and Florida. Joe also loved to travel and was very fortunate to have seen most of the world. His favorite place abroad was Italy and he was able to secure dual citizenship for his family. His favorite way to travel was by cruise ships. He loved the game of golf, going on walks, and a cocktail on his dock watching the sunsets. Joe is survived by his wife of nearly 55 years, Patricia Abruzzo; daughter, Lori Karian and her husband, Stephan; son, Mike Abruzzo; grandchildren, Ethan Joseph Karian and Ava Rose Karian. He was preceded in death by his son, Joseph Abruzzo, III; and his parents, Rita and Joseph Abruzzo. A Memorial Mass will be held at Resurrection Catholic Church, 259 Miramar Beach Dr., Miramar Beach, FL 32550, on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 10 A.M. followed by a Celebration of Life Luncheon. The family requests in lieu of flowers and that memorial gifts be designated to Cancer Research at Mayo Clinic. Gifts can be made at www.mayoclinic. org/developement or mailed Department of Development, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St. SW, Rochester, MN 55905. To share memories, express condolences, and sign the online guestbook, please visit www. daviswatkins.comJOSEPH ABRUZZO, JR.1940 2018 Zadie Ladell Smith Amos loved family gatherings, her grandchildren and the many friends she made while working for the United States government. She passed away at the age of 92 on August 17, 2018. Zadie is survived by her daughters Dood WoodGriffin (Ron) and Jerral Horton (Steve) and four grandchildren: Lindsay Jackson (CJ), Kyle Wood (Caitie), Shane and Brooks Horton. She loved being a great Nana to Connor and Cate Jackson and great grandbaby Wood due Nov. 2018. She leaves behind her brother Walter Smith(Niceville), sister-inlaw Murlene Smith(Alford, Fl.) and nieces Sharon, Charlene, Pam and Cindy. Her Panama City cousins held a special place in her heart. Her parents, sister Jerral Wiley, brother Princtiss (Bud) Smith, sister-in-law Merle Smith and husband Charles W. Amos predecease her. Zadie was born in Chattahoochee, Florida to Obediah and Zadie Smith on January 1, 1926. She always said she got older before anyone else did! She graduated from high school in 1943 and began working at the Wainwright Shipyard in Panama City, Florida. There she helped recruit workers to support our troops during World War II. She became an official employee of the United States government in 1945. She met Charles on Panama City Beach after his return from thirty missions as a gunner on a B-17 in Europe. She thought he was a Âshow offÂŽ, but he was the one for her. After marriage they moved to Anchorage, Alaska and she continued working at Elmendorf AFB. When Alaska transitioned from being a territory to a state, she converted all personnel records at Elmendorf. One of her favorite memories was attending the first Alaska State Fair. The next move was Ent AFB in Colorado Springs where she took a break from civil service. In 1968 the next assignment brought them to Eglin AFB. When Niceville became home, she resumed her Civil Service career at Eglin. She retired in 2003 as the Chief of Data Management and Support for Civilian Personnel. At her retirement she was recognized for her forty-nine years and nine months of service. After retirement, she enjoyed gardening and completing her daily Âto doÂŽ lists. Mom was always doing something. Relaxing was not in her vocabulary. She loved the beach and especially our family trips to Cape San Blas. She was a Niceville High School Football season ticket holder for over 35 years and attended all the football games on Friday nights. When her health began to fail she listened to the games on the New WFSH radio to cheer on her eagles. She kept up with politics and faithfully listened to her church service every Sunday. Her comfort at home would not have been possible without the care and love of her caregivers: Betty Crain, Terry Wood, Cara Edge, Maryanne Whittaker, Hannah Wood and Kim Broadus. A special thank you to Dr. Melissa Fisher who cared for Mom for many years. Thank you to Emerald Coast Hospice for providing support to us in this difficult time. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made to St. JudeÂs ChildrenÂs Research Hospital or a charity of your choice. Her motto was ÂFind something you like to do and contribute to the well being of people and the place you live.ÂŽZADIE LADELL SMITH AMOS1926 2018 Colonel (Ret.) Jimmy L. Pigg, U.S. Army, of Shalimar died on August 11, 2018 at Fort Walton Rehabilitation Center after a long and brave battle with cancer. He was born October 14, 1928 in Ashland, KY to Louis H. and Carrie Louise Pigg. He spent his youth in Freeburn, Pike County, and Richmond, KY. He attended high school at Augusta Military Academy in Fort Defiance, VA. Dad was a 1953 graduate of the United States Military Academy, West Point, which was one of his proudest achievements and a guiding star for the rest of his life. His branch of service was Armor with specialties in Force and Research Development. His tours of duty included command at various levels of Tank and Armored Cavalry units, ROTC at Penn State University Mont Alto, a three year tour as a Military Arts & Engineering Instructor at West Point, service as an advisor to foreign military units in Iran & Vietnam, Army General Staff, as well as work in design and testing of new armored vehicles such as the M1A1 Abrams Tank. These tours included eight years in three foreign countries and twenty-one years in nine states. Dad was a graduate of both the Army and Air Force War Colleges. He also received a Master of Public Administration from Auburn University at Montgomery. His awards include the Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit, and two Meritorious Service Medals. After retiring from the Army in 1982, Dad resided in Shalimar to the present day. He was associated with both the Seaspray and Breakers Condominiums on Okaloosa Island from 1983-2000. He and our mother Nellie shared many wonderful adventures in their 64 years together. He raised us to embrace adventure, integrity, hard work, and devotion to family. He was an extraordinary man who touched countless lives because of his kindness and humble, honest outlook on life. He is survived by the love of his life, his wife Nellie Shotwell Pigg; children Craig Louis Pigg (Michael Prudent), Victoria Pigg Macut (Steven), Lee Pigg (Jill); grandchildren Sarah Macut-Martin (Don Martin), and Cooper Prudent. We would like to extend our sincere gratitude to the staff at Fort Walton Rehabilitation Center and Emerald Coast Hospice for their dedicated care. Dad chose cremation and a Celebration of Life to be conducted Saturday, August 25 at Shalimar United Methodist Church. Visitation will be at 10:00 am with the service following at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Wounded Warrior Project at PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675. GO ARMY, BEAT NAVY! DUTY, HONOR, COUNTRYU.S. ARMY COLONEL (RET.) JIMMY L. PIGG1928 2018 Annie Jeanette Jordan Rubio age 84 of Baker, FL entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, August 21, 2018. She was born January 23, 1934 in Opp, Alabama. Jeanette, as a young child, moved with her family to Baker, FL where she remained a lifelong resident. She was a homemaker who devoted her life to her family, whom she loved very dearly. Most days you would find her in her garden tending to her plants and flowers; or in her kitchen cooking delicious food to feed her family and friends. Jeanette was a devoted member of Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church, with an abundant faith in Jesus Christ, which carried her through the last several months of her illness. She was preceded in death by her mother and father Ollie G. and Maudie Dorman Sasser ; sister Juanita Kilpatrick; brother Edward Sasser; husband and father of her sons Aubrey Jordan; and husband Jose Rubio. Survivors include her sons Rick(Sheila) Jordan of Baker, FL; Bill(Rhonda) Jordan of Baker, FL; stepchildren Lauralynn(Jaime) Hunt of North Dakota; Alex Rubio of Virginia; and Joyce(Fernando) Cabral of Virginia. Grandchildren Kristen (Shane) Ellington, Caleb Jordan, Austen Jordan. Step-grandchildren Alexander, Audriano, and Jordan Cabral; Jillian Puello; Justin Velez; Richard, Dominic and Rachael Rubio. Great-grandchild Dawson Jordan and 5 other step greatgrandchildren. Brother Casey Sasser of Ohio, special friend and sister Doris Terry of Baker, FL; and numerous nieces and nephews; with a very special niece Margaret Sasser who helped her family to care for her during her illness. Services were held on August 24, 2018. The family would like to express its appreciation to the nurses and staff at Emerald Coast Hospice for their kindness and care over the past few months. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church Building fund, Pilgrim Rest Cemetery fund, or Emerald Coast Hospice in JeanetteÂs memory. Arrangements are entrusted to Brackney Funeral Home in Crestview, FL. You may leave your condolences atwww. brackneyfuneralservice. comANNIE JEANETTE JORDAN RUBIO1934 2018 Larry Lee Tipton, 68, of Crestview, FL., passed away Monday, August 20th at home. Larry was born December 11, 1949 in Huntington, WV, he moved to the area in 2006 with his family from Warsaw, IN. His first job was with Frost Top Drive-In, as a teenager, he then joined United States Air Force, receiving several accommodations, to include the Meritorious Service Medal, USAF Commendation Medal, USAF Outstanding Unit Award, National Defense Service Medal, before retiring as Captain in 1988. He then taught military transition classes at Eglin AFB, he worked at Jobs Plus in Ft. Walton beach, and he owned Tipton Frame Station in Indianapolis, IN, he also managed different facilities with the Indiana-American Water Company, to include the cities of Shelbyville, West Lafayette, and Warsaw, IN. Through his military moves he served vestry for multiple churches in different cities and states. Larry enjoyed playing poker, being outdoors, riding motorcycles, golf, collecting knives and watches, doing Sudoku and crossword each morning, he loved Purdue Boilermakers sports (Basketball), and most of all spending time with his friends and family. He is preceded in death by his parents Nellie Adkins Tipton and James E. Tipton, two brothers, Bobby E. Tipton, James E. Tipton, and one sister, Betty J. Rorrer. He is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Deborah S. Tipton, three daughters, Heather Cynowa (Mike), Melissa Shelton (Kelly), Katrina E. Snyder (Jason), son, Charles E. Hamilton IV (Shelly), one sister, Janet L. Scarberry (Bob), sister-inlaw Virgie Tipton, twelve grandchildren and one greatgrandchild. A Celebration of life will be held Saturday, August 25th, at Crosspoint South (2250 PJ Adams PKWY, Crestview, FL), beginning at 10am with Pastor Brice Early officiating. In lieu of flowers please make donations to your favorite charity, Larry supported the Waterfront rescue mission and the Salvation Army. You may leave your condolences at www.brackneyfuneralservice.comLARRY LEE TIPTON1949 2018 OBITUARIES CONTINUED ON A3
** Crestview News Bulletin | Saturday, August 25, 2018 A3 News Bulletin contributorNICEVILLE The Exchange Club of Niceville will host the 5th annual Field of Valor flag display honoring Florida ser-vice members who have died in Iraq and Afghanistan since 9/11/01.The openingceremony is 10 a.m. Sept. 8 at the Mullet Festival grounds in Niceville off State Road 85. The Field of Valor hours are noon to 8 p.m. Sept. 9-14, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 15.The Field of Valor will display 360 flags in perfect columns and rows at the north end of the grounds. On each flag a tag will be attached with information on the service member Â„ name, rank, hometown, branch of service, and date of death. The flags are arranged alphabetically and there will be an information table with volunteers available to answer questions and direct visitors around the field. There is no charge to the public who come to visit our Florida heroes and pay their respects.The opening ceremony includes an Honor Guard, speakers representing The Fisher House, military and civilian community, and a National Exchange Club representative. Florida Rep. Matt Gaetze is key speaker.Contact Field of Valor chairman Paul McShane, 678-8680,rockne@cox. net or nicevilleexchange@ gmail.com, for additional information.Niceville Field of Valor ceremony to honor FloridaÂs fallen soldiersDanny J. Catching, age 69, of Ft. Walton Beach, passed away on August 16, 2018. Danny was born in Kentucky to parents, P.J. and Dorothy Catching. Danny spent most of his life living in Dayton, OH and FWB, FL. He was a lifelong machinist specializing in the automotive and aerospace industries. Danny had a generous heart and never met a stranger. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend. Danny is predeceased by his parents; brother, James (Anna) Catching; and sister, Caroline (Ed) Hall. He is survived by his former wife, Carol Hutchins; son, Danny (June) Catching; daughter, Staci Marquez; sisters, Mary Albin and Angela (Mark) Wheeler. He will greatly be missed by his grandchildren, Charlie, Will and Catherine Catching; Kalvin, Travis and Johnny Marquez, as well as his nieces, nephews and cousins. A memorial service will be announced by the family in the near future.DANNY J. CATCHING Anne ÂThe PainterÂŽ Horak, 52, of Crestview, passed away, Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at her home. Anne was born December 21, 1965 in Akron, OH, she moved to Okaloosa County in 1993 from West Palm Beach, she was a paint contractor at her own company. Anne is survived by her mother, Judy Louise Davis, father, John N. Horak, two sons, Jeremy Scott Horak and Tye L. Saio, eight brothers, John T. Horak, Charles R. Horak, Bill Horak, Matt Horak, Joe Horak, Wayne Horak, Dan Horak, and Steve Horak, one sister, Tina M. Horak, and one grandson, Hunter Horak. A Celebration of life will be held, Friday, August 24, 2018 at the American Legion Post 75, from 3pm to 5 pm. You may leave your condolences at www.brackneyfuneralservice.comANNE ÂTHE PAINTERÂ HORAK1965 2018James Paul Manring, Sr. (Paul), beloved father and grandfather, died peacefully at Shoal Creek Rehabilitation Center on Friday, August 17, 2018 of congestive heart failure. He was 82. Mr. Manring was born in Opp, AL on June 9, 1936 and moved to Ft. Walton Beach, FL in 1962 and later Crestview, FL in 1999. He graduated from Marion Military Institute in 1954 and attended Troy State University. Mr. Manring served in the Army as a PFC from 1957-1963. After returning from service, he worked for his father at Acme Roofing Co. in Ft. Walton for several years. He was a craftsman for Vitro Technical Services, Inc./Tracor for 25 years until his retirement in 1998. He loved fishing, camping, building, and attending family reunions. Mr. Manring was a lifelong Mason and enjoyed being a Shriner when he lived in Ft. Walton Beach. He attended Woodlawn Baptist Church and was a gentle, kind, and quiet man who will be deeply missed by his family and friends. Paul leaves behind two sons and their families, James (Jim) Paul Manring, Jr. his wife, Angela, and grandchildren Evan and Alexis of Marietta, GA; grandson Zach Manring; and Steven (Steve) Anthony Manring, his wife, Trish, and granddaughter, Melissa of Crestview, FL. In addition, he leaves behind nephews, Robert and Terry Stone, and their families in Montgomery, AL, along with uncles and cousins. He is preceded in death by two wives who both succumbed to cancer: Norma Fay Ganey Manring (1985) and Lila Jeanette (Jan) Vandeventer Manring (2009). Funeral Services were held on Friday, August 24, 2018. Those who so desire may make donations in memory of Paul Manring to the United Service Organizations (USO). Expressions of love and sympathy may be viewed online atwww.emeraldcoastfuneralhome.com.JAMES PAUL MANRING, SR.1936 2018 Edward Paul ÂEdÂŽ Rekas (1947 2018) Mr. Edward ÂEdÂŽ Paul Rekas, age 71, passed away on Wednesday, August 15, 2018. He was born on June 7, 1947 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to John Harry Rekas and Catherine Brennan Rekas. Ed considered Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, his new home after moving here eight years ago from Ellicott City, Maryland, where he and wife Boni raised their family. He was Catholic by faith and a member of St. Rita Catholic Church. He was a loving and proud husband, father, and grandfather. As an amateur chef, Ed loved cooking for the special people in his life. He also loved playing golf and developing relationships with his friends in the Santa Rosa Beach area. He was an avid Philadelphia sports fan and proud Villanova alum. As a provider for his family, he worked first as a chemist, and was awarded a patent, and later managed the financial and business operations of several scientific societies. Mr. Rekas was preceded in death by his father and mother; and one brother, John Rekas. Mr. Rekas is survived by his loving wife of 42 years Bonilyn K. Rekas of Santa Rosa Beach, Florida; one son James Rekas and wife Tami of Ashburn, Virginia; one daughter Melissa Rekas Metz and husband Dan of Ellicott City, Maryland; and three grandchildren Aiden Rekas, Everett Rekas, and Benjamin Metz. A service for the celebration of EdÂs life was held Monday, August 20th 2018. In lieu of flowers, for those of you who would like to make a donation in EdÂs name, we encourage you to consider St. Raymond of Penafort Catholic School in Philadelphia, PA, or Good News United Methodist Church in Santa Rosa Beach, FL. You may go online to view obituaries, offer condolences and sign guest book at www.clary-glenn. com. Clary-Glenn Freeport Chapel Funeral Homes & Crematory is entrusted with the arrangements.EDWARD ÂEDÂŽ PAUL REKAS1947 2018Wayne Renfroe, age 68, of Laurel Hill, Florida, passed away on Sunday, August 19, 2018, at his daughterÂs home surrounded by his family. He was born on December 20, 1949 in Florala, Alabama to Evelyn and Lester Renfroe. Wayne worked with Toolan Development for 24 years and was a member of Laurel Hill Baptist Church. He was a mastercraftsman in construction and he loved working. His hobbies were fishing, cooking, and watching John Wayne Westerns, but most of all he loved spending time with his family and raising his five daughters. He was preceded in death by; mother of his five daughters, Joyce Renfroe; his son, John Wayne Renfroe; father, Lester Renfroe and sister, Juanita Baham. Wayne is survived by his mother, Evelyn Beal; daughters, Tabatha Reynolds and husband David, Michelle Renfroe, Stephanie Rodriquez and husband Mauricio, Kimberly Miranda and husband James, and Angela Renfroe and fianc Jacob; sisters, Glenda Lanasse, Syretha Stokes and husband James, Patricia Locke and husband Wallace, Delores Bass and husband Clyde, and Cindy Enright and husband Jim; ten grandchildren, Jordan, Taylor, Morgan, Alaina, Alexa, Madison, Mallory, Abigail, Samuel and Natalie. Services were heldon Thursday August 23, 2018. Arrangements are entrusted to Whitehurst Powell Funeral Home in Crestview. Guest book and condolences are available online at www. whitehurstpowellfuneralhome.comFRANKIE DEWAYNE ÂWAYNEÂŽ RENFROE1949 2018 Tracy, age 41, of Shalimar, FL, passed away on August 15, 2018. She was born to John and Judy Heise in Saginaw, MI. Tracy will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, daughter, aunt and friend. She had a love for all animals big and small. Anyone who knew her would talk about her love for Mickey Mouse and Christmas. She liked taking road trips and playing video games. She worked at Walmart for over 20 years. Tracy is predeceased by her father John. She is survived by her daughter, Taylor; husband, Edward; mother, Judy; Uncle Rob; brother, John, and sister, Julie; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. A Celebration of life will be conducted on Saturday, 8/25/18 at 4:00pm at Emerald Coast Funeral Home, 161 Racetrack Rd. Ft. Walton Beach, FL. The family will receive visitors one hour prior to the service. Interment will take place at Beal Memorial Cemetery at a later date. Expressions of love and sympathy may be placed and viewed online at www.emeraldcoastfuneralhome.comTRACY L. (HEISE) SMOTHERS1977 2018 OBITUARIES |CONTINUED FROM A2 COMMUNITY
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Publisher Jim Fletcher ...........................jÂ” firstname.lastname@example.org Executive Editor Jason Blakeney .............email@example.com Editor Aaron Little ...........................................firstname.lastname@example.org Editorial Assistant Renee Bell ....................email@example.com Reporter Aaron Jacobs .......................... firstname.lastname@example.org Reporter Kaylin Parker ...........................email@example.com Legals Barbara Dale ....................................firstname.lastname@example.org Circulation Assistant Dale Robinson ......email@example.com Media Consultant Sherrie Stanley .......firstname.lastname@example.org Media Consultant Katie Newton..........email@example.comCorruption. In every scandalous story, in every branch of the government, the one common theme is corruption. People in power are being caught using their influence to shield themselves from the laws they either voted to pass or swore to uphold. It seems like the dotted line of crimes, lies and cover ups are filling in every day and many of those lines lead directly back to President Donald Trump. Recent proclamations from our Twitter Feed in Chief and his advisors try to encourage President TrumpÂs supporters Â„ who he knew all along would still support him if he shot someone on 5th Avenue in New York City Â„ not to give up their misplaced faith in one of the biggest cons in political history. His supporters see the news reports and court actions but they are given plausible deniability with dodges like: Â€ ÂAlternative factsÂŽ Â€ ÂFacts evolveÂŽ Â€ ÂTruth isnÂt truth.ÂŽ Â€ ÂWhat you are reading and seeing isnÂt really happening.ÂŽ And after his former campaign manager was found guilty on eight of 18 counts against him and his attorney pleaded guilty to campaign finance violations and implicated Trump himself in the crimes, the president tweeted, ÂMichael Cohen plead (sic) guilty to two counts of campaign finance violations that are not a crime.ÂŽ Trump swore in front of cameras that he Âdid nothing wrong.ÂŽ He told a FOX News reporter who was granted access to the president for an interview on White House grounds that he knew about the payments Âlater onÂŽ and that they came from him personally. He said he was glad they didnÂt come from the campaign funds because that would have been Âa little dicey.ÂŽ A little dicey? It doesnÂt matter whose funds you use to pay off marital infidelities with porn stars to influence elections, thatÂs more than a little dicey. I know the FOX News apologists will try to show their viewers shiny things and talk about Barack ObamaÂs tan suit and Hillary ClintonÂs emails while someone chants Âlock her upÂŽ in the background. But there is no disputing the fact that more and more people from TrumpÂs inner circle are going to jail for what they did to get him elected and now his attorney has implicated the president directly. This is the same man who has cheated on all three of his wives and bankrupted several companies. Yet, he has the full faith and trust of his supporters, many of whom consider themselves Christians. All presidents lie, but none of them have ever done it with the intentional force that Trump has to distract people from other more serious controversies of the day. ThatÂs why I was shocked when listening to the Tony Perkins radio show this week when a woman called in and said she knew President Trump did a lot of things that were Âquestionable,ÂŽ but she Âappreciates that he brings truth back into politics.ÂŽ After I almost drove my pickup into a ditch, I tried to call 911 but they wouldnÂt send anyone because they said irony was obviously already dead. You want to throw Hillary Clinton in jail but all of the felonies Trump has been involved in personally are just Âquestionable.ÂŽ I hope this lady is on the jury if I ever get put on trial. The first two members of Congress to endorse TrumpÂs campaign are both facing corruption charges. Michael Flynn, Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen have all pleaded guilty or been found guilty by a jury. Yet, the Republican-controlled Congress still hasnÂt forced Trump to show his tax returns so we can know that he isnÂt compromised by one of AmericaÂs enemies. He is the first person to serve in the White House since Richard Nixon not to make his tax returns public. I doubt there is a three-year audit underway. Trump doesnÂt want to show them and, truth be told, Republicans in Congress probably donÂt want to pour more gasoline on the wildfire that appears to be consuming this administration. Steve Schmidt isnÂt blameless when it comes to the state of todayÂs Republican party. In fact, he was the member of the John McCain campaign that gets the most blame for bringing Sarah Palin onto that ticket Â„ a person whose crazy antics and fake patronization of the religious right Â„ opened the door for a candidate like Trump to be taken seriously. Schmidt recently left the Republican party due to his disagreements with this administration and his frustration with senators and representatives who have compromised their morals and ethics to try to protect Trump. Schmidt said this weekÂs court action with Manafort and Cohen are proof that this administration is finally paying for its crimes. ÂWhat it shows is a presidency in crisis, but also the absolute moral and character rot that meanders through American politics in this hour of our nationÂs life,ÂŽ Schmidt said. ÂThe bill is coming due for Trump with regard to his many years of lawlessness and arrogance.ÂŽ It remains to be seen what the final chapter will be. No Republicans have stepped up to do anything about the Cohen charges or TrumpÂs literal admission that he paid off mistresses and lied about it. I think voters are tired of this show. A Blue Wave in November would be a fast way to get the reality show that has taken over the White House canceled. I go back and forth on whether I expect to see a Blue Wave on the horizon. But seeing Republicans staying sheepishly silent after these revelations could add to the momentum across the aisle. Kent Bush is publisher of Shawnee (Oklahoma) News-Star and can be reached at kent. firstname.lastname@example.org.Republicans sheepishly silent after recent revelationsÂSelflessness,ÂŽ said President Dwight D. Eisenhower. Ike was replying to a question from Vice President Richard Nixon, who had asked him what he considered most important in selecting people to work with him, whether in war or peace, or the twilight ambiguous struggle known as the Cold War. Nixon in his memoirs writes that the president was silent for an extraordinarily long time before answering. The quiet continued for so long that the vice president wondered if the boss had forgotten the question. Silence is essential to serious reflection and analysis, can be golden, and clearly is hard to find in todayÂs tweet-happy Washington D.C. Arguably, this is particularly true in intelligence agencies, where risks can be mortal and stakes very high Â… including national survival. Shortly after the 2016 election, the heads of the CIA, FBI, NSA (National Security Agency) and the Director of National Intelligence launched a public relations offensive to argue Russia, including President Vladimir Putin, meddled in the 2016 elections, including hacking Clinton campaign email. With great fanfare, they met with President-elect Donald Trump to present evidence behind the conclusions. With equal hype, the top spooks testified before the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee. The most plausible reason why the officials went public with lights, cameras and media melodrama has to do with self-protection in the contemporary political warfare of Washington. Politicians want to score points with anxious voters, and Putin remains one scary bear. Agency directors were defending their turf and themselves. The national media soap opera related to intelligence continues. Current controversy and consternation swirls around President TrumpÂs removal of the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan, who has become a constant harsh public critic. In earlier periods, intelligence work involved maintaining a disciplined silence, a rule worth remembering. Traditionally, intelligence work has involved balancing electronic and human surveillance. Today our government deemphasizes human agents. In World War II and the Cold War, that dimension was vital. It still is, as our British partners well understand. Current emphasis on public relations by officials is the other side of reliance on relatively automated electronic tools. On Nov. 3, 1959, President Eisenhower spoke at a special ceremony to lay the cornerstone of the new CIA headquarters in Langley Virginia. He emphasized that in this field ÂSuccess cannot be advertised; failure cannot be explained. In the work of intelligence, heroes are undecorated and unsung, often even among their own fraternity.ÂŽ In that era, there was no significant debate about the need for intelligence pros to operate in secret. In evaluating candidates for Congress this November, consider the degree to which they express maturity and selflessness Â… rather than political expediency Â… in addressing questions of national security. Arthur I. Cyr is a Clausen Distinguished Professor at Carthage College and author of ÂAfter the Cold War.ÂŽIntelligence agencies and the value of silence Arthur Cyr K e n t B u s h Kent Bush
** Crestview News Bulletin | Saturday, August 25, 2018 A5Teresa of Avila lived from 1515Â…1585 in what we know as Spain. She was widely known throughout the church for her writings about the contemplative life and prayer. This is one of my favorite writings by her: ÂChrist has no body now on earth but yours, no hands but yours, no feet but yours. Yours are the eyes through which to look out Christ's compassion to the world. Yours are the feet with which he is to go about doing good. Yours are the hands with which he is to bless now.ÂŽ This is by no means an attempt to put limits on our Lord. Instead, it is a call to faithful discipleship. If we desire people to recognize who Jesus is, if we want to see out LordÂs powerful work progress in this world, we have a role to play. It is we who are to spread the good news that Jesus taught. It is we who are to look at the world through eyes of compassion and love. It is we who are to go to the places of darkness and loneliness to show the light and love of Christ. We are to be instruments of his loving grace. Too frequently, faith is turned inward, focusing on ÂJesus and MeÂŽ rather than ÂJesus and Us.ÂŽ I will admit that this is one of the drawbacks I find w hen I look at traditions that turn faith into a feeling. My difficulty with this is feelings are fickle, meaning a bad mood, or even what may be experienced as a Âpoor worship experienceÂŽ can sour someone toward the faith. As long as one feels good, faith is strong. But what happens when tragedies strike? What foundation is there on which to stand? Instead, we are challenged to look beyond ourselves and learn to see life through the eyes of Jesus himself. Do you see injustice? Do you see rancor? Do you see forgiveness? Do you see grace being offered? Do you see love expressed? Walking with the Lord means looking outside of ourselves, reaching out to the hurt, the lost, the lonely. It means speaking up against injustice and cruelty. It means speaking for love, grace, forgiveness, and wholeness. Will you allow yourself to look at the world through the eyes of Christ Â… and respond as he would have? Will you allow your hands to be those with which he blesses people? Will you allow your feet to take you where Christ directs in order to take his light into the world? The Rev. Mark Broadhead is pastor at Laurel Hill Presbyterian Church and First Presbyterian Church of Crestview.FROM THE PULPITJesus challenges Christians to look beyond themselves FAITH M a r k B r o a d h e a d Mark Broadhead RECURRINGAWANA PROGRAM: 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, Joy Fellowship, 5978 Old Bethel Road, Crestview. App roved WorkmenAreNotAsham ed is for 4-year-olds through Â“ fth-graders. Call 682-6219 to register. REFORMERS UNANIMOUS: 6 p.m. Fridays, Central Baptist Church, 951 Ferdon Blvd. S., Crestview. Faith-based recovery program for people with any addiction. Directed by Wendell Morgan. 682-5525. RESTORATION AND RECOVERY MINISTRY: 6:30 p.m. Fridays, Kingdom Life Worship and Training Center, 798 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Crestview. Weekly outreach ministry for healing, restoration, wellness and wholeness. For people who have struggles with addiction. BREAD OF LIFE OUTREACH MINISTRY: Sign up and a brief minstry and prayers at 11 a.m. and box pick-up is 3 p.m.11 a.m. Fridays, Kingdom Life Worship and Training Center, 798 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Crestview. The church distributes boxes of once a month per person. CELEBRATE RECOVERY: 7-8:30 p.m. Fridays, Church of New Covenant, 3191 New Ave. N., Crestview. Faith-based 12-step program for people seeking healing from things that keep them from living healthy balanced lifestyles. North Okaloosa County churches can send listings to news@crestviewbulletin. com. Items run on a Â“ rst-come, Â“ rst-served, space-available basis.CALENDAR ADVENTIST Crestview Seventh Day Adventist Church: 997 Texas Parkway, Crestview; 689-2092; http:// crestview22.adventistchurchconnect.org/ ASSEMBLY OF GOD Campton Assembly of God Church: 6924 Highway 85 N., Laurel Hill, FL 32567; 652-4581; www.facebook.com/pages/ Campton-Assembly-of-GodChurch/117434418274713 Golan Assembly of God: 6618 Highway 189 N, Baker; 537-8007; http://golanassemblyofgod.com Holt Assembly of God Church: 540 3rd Ave., Holt; 537-8351 Milligan Assembly of God Church: 5408 Highway 4, Baker; 537-4945; www.mag.church North Central Assembly of God: 158 Woodlawn Drive, Crestview; 689-0209 or 537-7115; http://102453. agchurches.org/ Oak Ridge Assembly of God Church: 5297 Shoffner Blvd., Crestview; 682-8811 Shady Grove Assembly of God: 1189 Shady Grove Road, Baker; 537-2774; http://shadyg roveassembly.com/ CHURCH DIRECTORY
** A6 Saturday, August 25, 2018 | Crestview News BulletinShe said the road has damaged her car, and her truck is unusable after repeatedly driving the road.ÂI understand we get the rain, but this is a little bit ridiculous," Weeks said. "This is making it so that if an ambulance needs to come in, they canÂt.ÂŽResidents also worry the problem could poten-tially be a life-or-death issue.ÂHeaven forbid a young infant or a toddler gets out here and falls into one of these p uddles,ÂŽ Stallion Drive resident Scott Beal said. ÂIÂm just telling you, theyÂd drown, and whoÂs going to be responsible for it? The county? They said theyÂre not responsible.ÂŽAccording to a parcel search on the Okaloosa County website, the county owns land on the east side of Colt Drive. Okaloosa County Public Works Director Jason Autrey said the county does not own the road but the right-of-way.ÂIt was never an opened or county-maintained road,ÂŽ Autrey said.Residents of Eagle and Falcon Way Â„ less than 1,000 feet from the front of Colt Drive Â„ were in a similar situation and set up a Municipal Service Benefit Units fund, which allows residents to have a county-maintained road by requiring them to pay for road improvements. The charge would be similar to an HOA fee.Autrey said there are spe-cific requirements that have to be met before the county would accept responsibility for maintaining the road. The road would have to be brought to "county stan-dards." Autrey said a paved roadway is the preferred option.Mare Creek Farms Homeowners Association President Mike Banks said he presented the option of a MSBU to residents at a meeting two years ago, but no one wanted to pay the extra money at the time.ÂI donÂt know if I have a solution other than money,ÂŽ Banks said. COLTFrom Page A1Roy also said members of the grant review board can apply for grants but will not be allowed to vote for their own grants.Council President J.B. Whitten said in the Aug. 13 meeting that members of the committee including the CRA director would not be permitted to speak with any of the CRA com-missioners about the grant meetings.Some CRA board mem-bers had mixed opinions on the committee.Councilman Doug Fair-cloth said he thought the committee seemed redun-dant and unnecessary.ÂTo me, itÂs like some-body scraping their fingers on a black board. ItÂs irri-tating enough to put so many layers of government in a place that you never get anything done,ÂŽ Faircloth said.Council vice president Bill Cox said he liked the idea of a grant review committee.ÂSomeone on that appointed board could be the champion for a particular grant Âƒ Division of labor, you can get more work done to present to Alisa and come back to the board,ÂŽ Cox said.The CRA board approved the grant review committee on Aug. 13.The criteria for the grants and applications are expected to be completed by the September monthly meeting along with the current board membersÂ committee nominations, Roy said.The workshop meeting is scheduled for Monday, Aug. 27 at 4 p.m in City Hall. REVIEWFrom Page A1Crestview City Hall. [KAYLIN PARKER/NEWS BULLETIN] Cherish Weeks took this photo in the middle of a rain a few months ago. She said the water sometimes is so deep it will come through her car door. [CHERISH WEEKS/ CONTRIBUTED PHOTO] Secretary of the Mare Creek Farms Homeowners Association Laura Messer took this photo of her husband, Michael Messer, standing in the middle of a hole on Colt Drive. [LAURA MESSER/CONTRIBUTED PHOTO] Sabrina Gregg travels this road every school morning to drop her son off at the school bus. She said it takes her 20 minutes to get from Stallion Drive to the bus because of the holes. [KAYLIN PARKER/NEWS BULLETIN] Residents are pleading for something to be done about the holes in the middle of Colt Drive, a dirt road in Crestview. [KAYLIN PARKER/NEWS BULLETIN]
ClassifiedsCrestview News Bulletin | Saturday, August 25, 2018 A A 7 7 20180428 IN THE COUNTY COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION COUNTRY CLUB CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION, INC., A FLORIDA NOT FOR PROFIT CORPORATION, PLAINTIFF, V. ESSIE ORENE OUTLAND, DEFENDANT. CASE NO. 2017 CC 001836 NOTICE OF SALE PURSU ANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated July 27, 2018, and entered in Case No. 2017 CC 001836 of the COUNTY COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT in and for Okaloosa County, Florida, wherein COUNTRY CLUB CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION, INC. is Plaintiff, and ESSIE ORENE OUTLAND is Defendant, JD Peacock, II, Okaloosa County Clerk of Court, will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash: [ X] www.okaloosa.realforeclose.c om, the ClerkÂ’s website for online auctions, at 11:00 AM, on the 30th day of October, 2018 the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: Unit 108, of Country Club Condominium, according to the Declaration of Condominium dated February 22, 1980, and recorded in O.R. Book 1084, at Pages 889-935, inclusive, of the Public Records of Okaloosa County, Florida, together with the undivided interest in the common elements declared in said Declaration of Condominium to be appurtenant to such Unit 108, and all other appurtenances according to said Declaration and according to plat of such condominium filed in Condominium Plat Book 1, Pages 200-203, inclusive, of the Public Records of Okaloosa County, Florida. A/K/A: 108 Country Club Dr., Unit 108, Niceville, FL 32578 A PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN SIXTY (60) DAYS AFTER THE SALE. I HEREBY CERTIFY a copy of the foregoing was served by first class United States mail and e-mail to Essie Orene Outland, 460 Shyers Ford Rd., Talking Rock, GA 30175, on this ___8th_______ day of August, 2018. BECKER & POLIAKOFF, P.A. Attorneys for Plaintiff 348 Miracle Strip Parkway SW Paradise Village,Suite 7 Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548 (850) 664-2229 (850) 664-7882 Fax Primary: email@example.com Jay Roberts Florida Bar #56914 08/18/2018 08/25/2018 20180419 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 1ST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.: 2017-CA-003195 BAYVIEW LOAN SERVICING, LLC, Plaintiff, vs. KAREN HYLER, et al Defendants NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated the 22nd day of May, 2018, and entered in Case No. 2017-CA-003195 of the Circuit Court of the 1ST Judicial Circuit in and for Okaloosa County, Florida, wherein BAYVIEW LOAN SERVICING, LLC,is the plaintiff and KAREN HYLER; STATE OF FLORIDA; CLERK OF COURT OF OKALOOSA COUNTY; UNKNOWN TENANT #1 AND UNKNOWN TENANT #2, are defendants. The Clerk of this Court shall sell to the highest and best bidder for cash electronically at www.okaloosa.realforeclose.c om at, 11:00 AM on the 10th day of October 2018 the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOT 4, BLOCK 3, EASTWOOD NINTH ADDITION, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5, PAGE 133, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. Property Address: 426 ANDERSON DRIVE, DESTIN, FLORIDA 32541 ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. If you are a person with disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact: Court Administration, ADA Liaison Okaloosa County 1940 Lewis Turner Boulevard Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32547 Phone (850) 609-4700 Fax (850) 651-7725 ADA.Okalooa@flcourt s1.gov At least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Dated this 8th day of August, 2018. By: Orlando DeLuca Orlando DeLuca, Esq. Bar Number: 719501 08/18/2018 08/25/2018 20180424 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE HARD CORE TOWING & RECOVERY LLC gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell this vehicle on 09/05/2018, 8:00 am at 861 W JAMES LEE BLVD CRESTVIEW, FL 32536-5134, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes. HARD CORE TOWING & RECOVERY LLC reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. 2gcek19r6v1226174 1997 chevrolet 08/25/2018 20180429 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC, Plaintiff, vs. Thomas P. Jones a/k/a Tom Jones a/k/a Thomas Jones, et al., Defendants. GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION Case No. 2016 CA 001563 C NOTICE OF FORECL OSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated July 4, 2018, entered in Case No. 2016 CA 001563 C of the Circuit Court of the First Judicial Circuit, in and for Okaloosa County, Florida, wherein Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC is the Plaintiff and Thomas P. Jones a/k/a Tom Jones a/k/a Thomas Jones; Marni M. Jones a/k/a Marni Jones; Renita Jones are the Defendants, that JD Peacock II, Okaloosa County Clerk of Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash by electronic sale at www.okaloosa.realforeclose.c om, beginning at 11:00 AM on the 5th day of September, 2018, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: COMMENCING AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF THE SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF SECTION 5, TOWNSHIP 3 NORTH, RANGE 22 WEST, OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE RUN NORTH 00 DEGREES 13Â’ WEST ALONG THE EAST LINE OF SAID SECTION 5, A DISTANCE OF 655.81 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 55 MINUTES 30 SECONDS WEST A DISTANCE OF 525.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 55 MINUTES 30 SECONDS WEST, 504.88 FEET; THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 13 MINUTES 30 SECONDS WEST, 150.00 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 55 MINUTES 30 SECONDS WEST, A DISTANCE OF 290.00 FEET; THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 13 MINUTES 30 SECONDS WEST, A DISTANCE OF 178.40 FEET; THENCE NORTH 89 DEGREES 55 MINUTES 30 SECONDS EAST 794.85 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 13 MINUTES 00 SECONDS EAST 327.89 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. LESS AND EXCEPT ANY PORTION LYING WITHIN R/W OF RYAN ROAD. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. If you are a subordinate lienholder claiming a right to funds remaining after the sale, you must file a claim with the clerk no later than 60 days after the sale. If you fail to file a claim, you will not be entitled to any remaining funds. Dated this 9th day of August 2018. BROCK & SCOTT, PLLC Attorney for Plaintiff 1501 N.W. 49th Street, Suite 200 Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309 Phone: (954) 618-6955, ext. 4729 Fax: (954) 618-6954 FLCourtDocs@brockan dscott.com By /s/ Kara Fredrickson Kara Fredrickson, Esq. Florida Bar No. 85427 If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Court Administration, ADA Liaison, Okaloosa County, 1940 Lewis Turner Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547, Phone (850) 609-4700 Fax (850) 651-7725, ADA.Okaloosa@flcourts1.g ovat least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. 08/18/2018 08/25/2018 20180435 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION Case No. 2018 CA 002735 C PennyMac Loan Services, LLCPlaintiff, VS. The Unknown Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, Assignees, Lienors, Creditors, Trustees, and all other parties claiming interest by, through, under or against the Estate of Amanda Kay Barrow, Deceased; et al Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION CONSTRUCTIVE SERVICE TO: The Unknown Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, Assignees, Lienors, Creditors, Trustees, and all other parties claiming interest by, through, under or against the Estate of Amanda Kay Barrow, Deceased Last Known Address: Unknown YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in Okaloosa County, Florida: LOT 3, BLOCK A, HIDDEN GLEN, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7, PAGE 42, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA AND THE NORTH 1/2 OF LOT 2, BLOCK A, HIDDEN GLEN, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT ON FILE IN PLAT BOOK 7, PAGE 42, IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT, OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Matthew Marks, Esquire, Brock & Scott, PLLC., the Plaintiffs attorney, whose address is 1501 N.W. 49th Street, Suite 200, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. 33309, within thirty (30) days of the first date of publication on or before 08/18/2018 nd file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on the PlaintiffÂ’s attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint or petition. DATED on 08/10/2018 JD Peacock II As Clerk of the Court By Jackie Dunlap As Deputy Clerk 20180437 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA U.S. Bank, National Association, as Trustee under the Pooling and Servicing Agreement dated as of June 1, 2006, GSAMP Trust 2006-HE4, Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2006-HE4, Plaintiff, vs. Alex Gonzalez and Kimberly M. Gonzalez a/k/a Kim Gonzalez, et al., Defendants. GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION Case No. 2017 CA 003003 F NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated July 12, 2018, entered in Case No. 2017 CA 003003 F of the Circuit Court of the First Judicial Circuit, in and for Okaloosa County, Florida, wherein U.S. Bank, National Association, as Trustee under the Pooling and Servicing Agreement dated as of June 1, 2006, GSAMP Trust 2006-HE4, Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2006-HE4 is the Plaintiff and Alex Gonzalez; Kimberly M. Gonzalez a/k/a Kim Gonzalez are the Defendants, that JD Peacock II, Okaloosa County Clerk of Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash by electronic sale at www.okaloosa.realforeclose.c om, beginning at 11:00 AM on the 6th day of September, 2018, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: COMMENCING AT THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF GOVERNMENT LOT 3, SECTION 14, TOWNSHIP 2 SOUTH, RANGE 25 WEST, OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE WEST ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID LOT 267.5 FEET; THENCE SOUTHERLY DEFLECTING 92 DEGREES 56 MINUTES TO THE LEFT 600 FEET TO POINT OF BEGINNING; THEN SAME COURSE 75 FEET; THENCE WESTERLY DEFLECTING 92 DEGREES 56 MINUTES TO THE RIGHT 116 FEET; THENCE NORTHERLY DEFLECTING 87 DEGREES 04 MINUTES TO THE RIGHT 75 FEET; THENCE EASTERLY 116 FEET TO POINT OF BEGINNING. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. If you are a subordinate lienholder claiming a right to funds remaining after the sale, you must file a claim with the clerk no later than 60 days after the sale. If you fail to file a claim, you will not be entitled to any remaining funds. Dated this 14th day of August 2018. BROCK & SCOTT, PLLC Attorney for Plaintiff 1501 N.W. 49th Street, Suite 200 Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309 Phone: (954) 618-6955, ext. 4729 Fax: (954) 618-6954 FLCourtDocs@brockan dscott.com By\s\ Kara Fredrickson Kara Fredrickson, Esq. Florida Bar No. 85427 If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Court Administration, ADA Liaison, Okaloosa County, 1940 Lewis Turner Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547, Phone (850) 609-4700 Fax (850) 651-7725, ADA.Okaloosa@flcourts1.go vat least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. 08/18/2018 08/25/2018 20180438 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA U.S. Bank National Association, as Trustee under Securitization Servicing Agreement Dated as of July 1, 2005 Structured Asset Securities Corporation Structured Asset Investment Loan Trust Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2005-7, Plaintiff, vs. The Unknown Spouse, Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, Assignees, Lienors, Creditors, Trustees, and all other parties claiming interest by, through, under or against the Estate of Verl A. Corley, Jr. a/k/a Verl A. Corley a/k/a Verl A. Corloy, Deceased., et al., Defendants. GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION Case No. 2016 CA 003910 C NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order granting Motion to Reset Foreclosure Sale dated June 30, 2018, entered in Case No. 2016 CA 003910 C of the Circuit Court of the First Judicial Circuit, in and for Okaloosa County, Florida, wherein U.S. Bank National Association, as Trustee under Securitization Servicing Agreement Dated as of July 1, 2005 Structured Asset Securities Corporation Structured Asset Investment Loan Trust Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2005-7 is the Plaintiff and The Unknown Spouse, Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, Assignees, Lienors, Creditors, Trustees, and all other parties claiming interest by, through, under or against the Estate of Verl A. Corley, Jr. a/k/a Verl A. Corley a/k/a Verl A. Corloy, Deceased; Joy Marie Corley a/k/a Joy M. Corley a/k/a Joy Corley a/k/a Joy M. Coreley; Tew Construction, Co Inc.; Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Summit Mortgage, a Division of Shenandoah Valley National Bank are the Defendants, that JD Peacock II, Okaloosa County Clerk of Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash by electronic sale at www.okaloosa.realforeclose.c om, beginning at 11:00 AM on the 7th day of September, 2018, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOT 9, BLOCK III, COMMENCE AT THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF THE SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF THE NORTHWEST QUARTER OF SECTION 15, TOWNSHIP 3 NORTH, RANGE 23 WEST, THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 19Â’ WEST 500.0 FEET TO POINT OF BEGINNING, THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 14Â’ 40Â” WEST 178.50 FEET, THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 19Â’ 00Â” WEST 125.00 FEET, THENCE NORTH 89 DEGREES 14Â’ 40Â” EAST 178.50 FEET, THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 19Â’ 00Â” EAST 125.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. If you are a subordinate lienholder claiming a right to funds remaining after the sale, you must file a claim with the clerk no later than 60 days after the sale. If you fail to file a claim, you will not be entitled to any remaining funds. Dated this 14th day of August 2018. BROCK & SCOTT, PLLC Attorney for Plaintiff 1501 N.W. 49th Street, Suite 200 Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309 Phone: (954) 618-6955, ext. 4729 Fax: (954) 618-6954 FLCourtDocs@brockan dscott.com By \s\ Kara Fredrickson Kara Fredrickson, Esq. Florida Bar No. 85427 If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Court Administration, ADA Liaison, Okaloosa County, 1940 Lewis Turner Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547, Phone (850) 609-4700 Fax (850) 651-7725, ADA.Okaloosa@flcourts1.g ovat least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. 08/18/2018 08/25/2018 20180442 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 1ST JUDICAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. CASE No. 2018 CA 001158 F NATIONSTAR HECM ACQUISITION TRUST 2016-3, WILMINGTON SAVINGS FUND SOCIETY, FSB, NOT INDIVIDUALLY, BUT SOLELY AS TRUSTEE, Plaintiff vs. JOHN H. STONE, III, et al., Defendants NOTICE OF ACTION TO: BETTY JO BRAY 415 GULF SHORE DRIVE, #5 DESTIN, FL 32541 BETTY JO BRAY 270 VININGS WAY BLVD, BLDG 4 DESTIN, FL 32541 BETTY JO BRAY 3850 PILGRIM MILL RD CUMMING, GA 30041 AND TO:All persons claiming an interest by, through, under, or against the aforesaid Defendant(s). YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following described property located in Okaloosa County, Florida: A LEASEHOLD INTEREST, IN AND TO THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED PROPERTY: LOT 5, HOLIDAY ISLE RESIDENTIAL SECTION #7, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5, PAGE 34, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA. has been filed against you, and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to this action, on Greenspoon Marder, LLP, Default Department, Attorneys for Plaintiff, whose address is Trade Centre South, Suite 700, 100 West Cypress Creek Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309 and file the original with the Clerk within 30 days after the first publication of this notice in CRESTVIEW NEWS BULLETIN, on or before 08/22/2018; otherwise a default and a judgment may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. WITNESS MY HAND AND SEAL OF SAID COURT on this 26 day of July, 2018 JD Peacock II As Clerk of said Court By: Jackie Dunlap As Deputy Clerk IMPORT ANT In accordance with the Americans with Disabil ities Act, persons need ing a reasonable ac commodation to partic ipate in this proceeding should, no later than seven (7) days prior contact the Clerk of the CourtÂ’s disability coor dinator at COURT AD MINISTRA TION, AD A LIAISON OK AL OOSA COUNTY 1940 LEWIS TURNER B OULEV ARD FORT W AL TON BEACH, FL 32547, 850 609 4700. If hear ing or voice impaired, contact (TDD) (800)955 8771 via Flor ida Relay System. 08/18/2018 08/25/2018 20180450 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDAPROBATE DIVISION Case No. 2018 CP 1081 IN RE: ESTATE OF KENNETH L MAY, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Kenneth L. May, deceased, whose date of death was February 15, 2018, is pending in the Circuit Court for Okaloosa County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 1940 Lewis Turner Blvd., Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547. The names and addresses of the personal representatives and the personal representativesÂ’ attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedentÂ’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedentÂ’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN FLORIDA STATUTES SECTION 733.702 WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTÂ’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is 08/25/2018. Attorney for Personal Representatives: Michael A. Jones Attorney Florida Bar Number: 332471 Matthews & Jones, LLP 323 E. John Sims Parkway Niceville, Florida 32578 Telephone: (850) 729-7440 Fax: (850) (850) 729-7871 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org m Secondary E-Mail: email@example.com m Personal Representatives: Paul L. May 129 Keystone Drive Meridianville, Alabama 35759 Shaun May 6101 Blue Sage Circle Amarillo, Texas 79124 08/25/2018 09/01/2018 20180453 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, FIRSTJUDICIALDISTRICT, IN AND FOR OKALOOSACOUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION CASE NO: 18 CP 704C IN RE: Estate of JUANITAJ. LYNCH Deceased. NOTICE T O CREDIT ORS The administration of the estate of JUANITA J. LYNCH, deceased, File No. 18 CP704C, is pending in the Circuit Court for Okaloosa County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 601-B N. Pearl Street, Crestview, Florida 32536. The name and address of the Personal Representative and the Personal RepresentativeÂ’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedentÂ’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is served within three (3) months after the date of the first publication of this notice must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY(30) DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against the decedentÂ’s estate must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRSTPUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALLCLAIMS DEMANDS AND OBJECTIONS NOTSO FILED WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. The date of the first Publication of this notice is 08/25/2018. Larry C. Lynch Personal Representative 2464 Brachton Drive Germantown, Tennessee 38139 Dennis L. Pratt Florida Bar No. 814954 770 Baldwin Avenue DeFuniak Springs, Florida 32433 (850) 951-2244 08/25/2018 09/01/2018 20180452 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE CASE NO.: 2018 CP 001110 IN RE: ESTATE OF RHEUBEN MADDEN, JR. Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of RHEUBEN MADDEN, JR. deceased, whose date of death was July 29, 2018, File Number 2018-CP-001110 is pending in the Circuit Court for Okaloosa County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 601-B North Pearl Street, Crestview, Florida 32536. The names and address of the personal representative and the personal representativeÂ’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedentÂ’s estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, on whom a copy of this notice is served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedentÂ’s estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTÂ’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is 08/25/2018. Attorney for Personal Representative: Bill E. Parker Fl/bar/no. 134450 P.O. Box 1131 Crestview, Fl 32536 (850) 682-4220 firstname.lastname@example.org xmail.com Personal Representative: Bessie L. 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** A8 Saturday, August 25, 2018 | Crestview News Bulletin SPORTS & OUTDOORSNews Bulletin contributorCRESTVIEW Â„ Music was the theme of a recent Library Class in Crestview.Have a cute photo of your kids out and about? They could be our next The Bulletin Kid! Email a photo with your childÂs name, age, hometown and a description of the action to email@example.com.ItÂs all about the musicMaximus Bitting, 8, strums Kyle BooneÂs guitar at a recent Library Class in Crestview. Both are Crestview residents. Below: Kloey Rogers, 6, takes a break from coloring her guitar for a picture with her mom, Teresa Rogers, of Crestview. [PHOTOS SPECIAL TO THE NEWS BULLETIN] College football for 2018 is under way. Here are the SEC Picks for the week of Sept. 1. Â€ Auburn War Eagles versus the Washington Huskies in the MercedesBenz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia. Last year the War Eagles lost twice in this stadium. Can they break the jinx? Yes, they will; Auburn wins by 6. Coach Malzahn is walking on thin ice and needs this win. Â€ Louisiana State University Tigers vs. Miami Hurricanes (SEC game of the week) at Arlington, Texas. If the Tigers lose this they put another nail in their coachÂs loss column. Miami wins big time by 13. Â€ Tennessee Volunteers vs. West Virginia Mountaineers at Charlotte, North Carolina. ItÂs the first game out for the Vols with new Coach Jeremy Pruitt; the Vols will repeat last season 4-8. (They could improve by two games but this is not one of them.) Mountaineers by 21. Â€ Ole Mississippi Rebels vs. Texas Tech Raiders: The Raiders are a very fast team and can move the ball very quickly. The Rebels will keep up until the third quarter, but then itÂs Texas Tech by 12. Â€ Central Michigan Chippewas vs. Kentucky Wildcats: ItÂs going to be wild at Lexington, Kentucky. The Wild Cats all over Chippewas by 21 and the fans go crazy. These are the ACC picks for the week of Sept. 1. Â€ Army Black Knights vs. Duke Blue Devils. They are very evenly matched, but thereÂsmore drive on the Army side of the ball. Black Knights by 13. Â€ Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Florida State Seminoles in the ACC game of the week. This one could make or break either schoolÂs season. ItÂs the SeminolesÂ first game at home with their new coach. They are in for a big surprise. Hokies by 14, with a run at the ACC championship. Â€ North Carolina Tar Heels vs. California Golden Bears, what a long way to go to lose a game. Golden Bears by 10. Â€ Louisville Cardinals vs. Alabama Crimson Tide: Alabama gears up for another full season with no losses this year. The Cardinals just happen to be first; itÂs Tide by 21+. Â€ Massachusetts Minutemen vs. Boston College Eagles. Grudge game in Boston, Eagles by 19 in front of very happy fans. TIE BREAKER: Michigan Wolverines vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish. This could go down to the wire. OT field goal, Wolverines by 3. Cinderella Team to Watch: Florida Atlantic Owls vs. Oklahoma Sooners. Owls coach Lane Kiffin said his team was ready for the ACC/ SEC but drew the Sooners, who will win by 21+. See you next week! Bill Everett is a member of the Military Order of the Purple Heart. He lives in Baker.Miami, Virginia Tech to take week 1 in college footballCRESTVIEWÂ„ UpcomingNorth OkaloosaCounty events and surrounding area activities are as follows. Cheer team fundraiser is scheduled : CRESTVIEW Â„ The City of CrestviewÂs Pee Wee cheerleading squads will have a rummage sale fundraiser 8 a.m. to noon Aug. 25 at the Old Spanish Trail Park Pavilion, 205 Stillwell Ave., Crestview. Proceeds will fund shoes, ribbons, megaphones and other equipment and accessories for the season. WALMART BLOOD DRIVE: 1-6 p.m. Aug. 25, 3351 Ferdon Blvd. S., Crestview. The Big Red Bus will be on site. Donors will get a $10 Walmart gift card at Crestview donor center hours are 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays at 2400 S. Ferdon Blvd., Suite B. Phone: 306-2455. See www.oneblood.org/donate-now/ for a list of other One Blood Donor Centers and Big Red Bus blood drives. COLLEGE FILM CLUB PRESENTS ÂBABY DRIVERÂ: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 27, in building 110, room 328 of Northwest Florida State College, 100 College Blvd., Niceville. Edgar Wright wrote and directed this action Â“ lm featuring Ansel Elgort as Baby, a music lover who works as a getaway driver for a mob kingpin played by Kevin Spacey. The free screening and food and refreshments precede the Â“ lm. NORTHWEST FLORIDA SYMPHONY CHORALE AUDITIONS: 6 p.m. Aug. 28, Tyler Recital Hall of Northwest Florida State College, 100 College Blvd. E., Niceville. Season will include choruses from HandelÂs Messiah and MozartÂs Requiem in its entirety, among other selections. Singers will sing one minute of a prepared song, either in English or another language, and perform a short sight singing excerpt in English. To schedule a time, contact Cathy Trolian, trolianc@nwfsc. edu or 729-5382; or Loise Henry, HenryL1@nwfsc. edu or 729-6009. HISPANIC FEST 2018: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sept. 9, Emerald Coast Convention Center, 1250 Miracle Strip Parkway SE, Fort Walton Beach. Familyoriented, cultural and educational event with folklore, live and deejay music, food, and culture. Over 60 vendors and performances from start to Â“ nish. Includes tribute to military and Â“ rst responders. Proceeds beneÂ“ t the 14th Annual Emerald Coast Christmas Miracle Needy ChildrenÂs Fiesta. KIWANIS CLUB OF THE TRI-CITIES FLORALA SKEET SHOOT: 7 a.m. Sept. 15, Paxton Agricultural Complex, U.S. Highway 331, Paxton. Cost: $40 per set. Participants will need to bring their own shotgun and shells. Pancake breakfast $5 per ticket. Prizes for top three participants. Family friendly, kids activities for $5. Silent auction, craft show and more. FALL PANHANDLE JOB FAIR: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 20, Elks Lodge, 1335 Miracle Strip Parkway SE, Fort Walton Beach. NEW PRESIDENTÂS SPEAKER SERIES: The event is 7:30 p.m. Sept. 21, Mattie Kelly Arts Center, Northwest Florida State College, 100 College Blvd., Niceville. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Sarah Palin and Donna Brazile are guest speakers. The event is free with a cash donation or a donation of nonperishable food items supporting the SGA Feed-A-Raider program. Limited seating is available. Contact the NWF State College Foundation at 850-729-5357 or firstname.lastname@example.org for details. FORT WALTON BEACH COIN CLUB SHOW: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 29 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 30 at the Meridian at Westwood, 1001 Mar Walt Drive, Fort Walton Beach. Dealers will buy, sell and trade coins, currency, gold and silver. Free appraisals. Free admission and parking. Attendees get a free collectible quarter while supplies last. Park in the White Wilson parking lot. 512-4904. SECOND INDIANHEAD DIVISION ASSOCIATION REUNION: The 97th annual reunion of the SIDA is Sept. 19-23 in Jacksonville for those who served in the ArmyÂs 2nd Infantry Division at any time. Contact Mike Davino, 2IDA.PAO@charter.net, visit www.2ida. org/2018-reunion/ or call 919-498-1910 for details. OKALOOSA COUNTY HURRICANE GUIDE: Okaloosa County has released its ofÂ“ cial 2018 hurricane guide. Download from https://bit.ly/2v0Szy1.WHATÂS HAPPENING Bill Everett THE BULLETIN KIDS