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  1. Two men charged with armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... was able to flag down a deputy and the men were caught within one block of the robbery shortly after that. FORT WALTON BEACH - Two young men were arrested Thursday night after they allegedly robbed another man at gunpoint about 7 p.m. on Anderson ...

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  2. LETTER: A man of integrityRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    Last month, Athletic Director and Head Football Coach Mike Owens was told his services would no longer be needed at Fort Walton Beach High School.

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  3. EDITORIAL: A tale of two airport renamingsRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... ask Mr. Harman what's up with "Ft." in "Destin-Ft. Walton Beach International Airport." The city's name is Fort Walton Beach. They might also ask what makes the airport "international," since it offers no international flights. Mr. Harman says lots ...

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  4. Fill 'er up! Gas prices fall below $2 per gallonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... Gas Buddy were: $1.96 a gallon at Sam's Club on Beal Parkway and Dodge's Store on Eglin Parkway, both in Fort Walton Beach, and the Boggy Bayou station on State Road 20 near Bluewater Bay. $1.98 a gallon at Circle K on Racetrack Road in Fort Walton ...

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  5. Superintendent proposes calendar without early release daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... Staff Writer Katie Tammen at 850-315-4440 or ktammen@nwfdailynews.com. Follow her on Twitter @KatieTnwfdn. FORT WALTON BEACH - Okaloosa County School District might soon do away with its early release and late start days. Superintendent Mary Beth ...

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  6. Man facing drug charges after alleged theft of ashtray, face wipes, chargerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... as having shoplifted an ashtray, facial wipes and a phone charger from Family Dollar, 4 Eglin Parkway, SE. Fort Walton Beach Police were called on Jan. 1 by management at Family Dollar about a theft, according to the arrest report. The manager ...

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  7. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | WALA

    ... David Gregory Cummins II and another subject at the Comfort Inn and Suites, 137 Miracle Strip Parkway in Fort Walton Beach. During a consensual search of the hotel room approximately $30,000 of the missing currency was recovered, along with ...

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  8. OCSO seizes heroin, guns, $35,000 cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | WALA

    Okaloosa County Sheriff's officials announced the arrest of three individuals suspected of distributing heroin in the Fort Walton Beach area. Corie Dewayne Copeland, Ezekiel Oneil Mason and Corey Eugene Baker were all arrested after authorities recovered more than 30 grams of heroin, ammunition possessed by convicted felons and approximately $35,000 in cash.

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  9. 2015-01-15 12:50 AM. Burglary on MONAHAN DR, FORT WALTON BEACH, FLRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | SpotCrime

    BURGLARY-RES :AO

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  10. Fort Walton Rehabilitation Center undergoing $2 million expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... Editor Dusty Ricketts at 850-315-4448 or dricketts@nwfdailynews.com. Follow him on Twitter @DustyRnwfdn. FORT WALTON BEACH - Construction is expected to start soon on the $2 million, 9,600-square-foot expansion to the Fort Walton Rehabilitation ...

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  11. A dog-gone good programRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... I realized that there were many other military families who weren't so lucky." When Stewart moved to the Fort Walton Beach area recently, she got involved with an organization designed to help people with just such a problem. Dogs on Deployment was ...

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  12. EDITORIAL: Good idea, Rep. GaetzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... to bribery and misuse of public office and offenses by public officers and employees." The Republican from Fort Walton Beach and other folks who follow the news can rattle off anecdotes about elected officials or government employees who pocketed ...

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  13. Shooter sentenced to life in prisonRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    Joe Fernandez will spend the rest of his life in prison for shooting Tamera Sheffield six times in broad daylight on a residential Fort Walton Beach street.

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  14. Report: Woman told she can't ingest pills hidden in body cavityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    A 50-year-old Fort Walton Beach woman accused of having cocaine in her purse allegedly asked a deputy at booking if she could take three pills that had been hidden in an orifice.

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  15. Veterans bond in Wounded Warrior Project's Soldier RideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... in Baghdad and dealing with snow, the "taste of bad chow." The men, Bosch, from Orlando and Boekel from Fort Walton Beach, Fla., now hate being in crowded places and struggled with coping with "normal life" after being medically discharged from the ...

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  16. Barbecue reaps pepper flavorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... Murchison can be reached at 315-4431 or lmurchison@nwfdailynews.com. Write to Daily News, P.O. Box 2949, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32549. Since November 2013, The Guinness Book of World Records has recognized the Carolina Reaper as the world's hottest ...

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  17. Shelter House closes on new locationRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... Staff Writer Katie Tammen at 850-315-4440 or ktammen@nwfdailynews.com. Follow her on Twitter @KatieTnwfdn. FORT WALTON BEACH - Tears well up in Michelle Sperzel's eyes when she thinks about the changes coming to Shelter House. Tuesday afternoon, the ...

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  18. Woman facing drug charges after disturbance callRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... She told deputies she used the pills for back pain, but admitted that she didn't have a prescription. FORT WALTON BEACH - A Fort Walton Beach woman is accused of having unprescribed pain pills after deputies were called to a disturbance. The call ...

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  19. '... Look me in the eyes. I'll kill you'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... It's one of at least five that pierced her body Aug. 1, 2012, when she was shot by a man who drove to her Fort Walton Beach area home and demanded money. Joe Fernandez is the man Sheffield has identified as the one who fired on her, and Tuesday she ...

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  20. Snowbird mythbusters: Never judge a bird by its feathersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... up in 55 degree weather, you might see snowbirds enjoying a walk on the beach or playing a round of golf. Fort Walton Beach Snowbird Club President, Phil Bellefeuille, of Callaway, Minn., says it's because they like to take advantage of any ...

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