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1967 50th Class Reunion!!. Looking to update all Graduating class contact information. Please messa

March 9, 2017 by Marlene Hofbauer Dimirsky (Register to contact)

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Looking to update all Graduating class contact information. Please message me on here or at ***** Also Facebook page started which will be updated as plans are made.
Merritt Island High Class of 1967 50th Reunion, please check out and join group. When updated you will be notified by facebook also.

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Merritt Island Holiday Parade Set For Dec. 1, Will Start From Merritt Island High School at 10 am |

The Brevard County Sheriff's Office will close Courtenay Parkway (State Road 3) from Grove Boulevard to Merritt Avenue, and Merritt Avenue east to Plumosa ...

10 things you may not know about Merritt Island  Florida Today

Think you know Brevard's legendary island? Here are 10 things you may not know.

Soccer injury leaves Merritt Island player paralyzed  WESH 2 Orlando

She's a star athlete and a top student, but tonight, she's facing an uncertain future after being temporarily paralyzed in a soccer game.

1972 Merritt Island Mustangs Football Team is Space Coast Sports Hall of Fame Legacy Inductee |

2018 SPACE COAST SPORTS HALL OF FAME LEGACY TEAM: The 1972 state champion Merritt Island Mustangs, which is considered to be the greatest prep ...

Score! Hurlie Brown named as new coach for Merritt Island High School football  Florida Today

Mustangs name graduate to coach Merritt Island football.

2013 Brevard County High School Seniors on the Road to Success  SpaceCoast Living

As the class of 2013 prepares to enter the college world, we would like to take a moment to celebrate some of the local remarkable seniors. This year, the ...

Community Band has Broadway fever | Arts & Entertainment  Hometown News

BREVARD COUNTY — You can't stop the beat of the Community Band of Brevard as it opens its latest season by channeling Broadway tunes guaranteed to ...

Stress less with H.O.T. Yoga on the Island  Hometown News

BREVARD COUNTY — For some residents, each day is usually filled with ticking off items from an endless list of chores, and we can be so busy that we lose.

John Craig says he won't seek re-election to Brevard County School Board  Florida Today

Brevard County School Board Chairman John Craig said Thursday that he will not seek re-election, making the competition for that seat a little less crowded.

Former primary rival Sullivan endorses Parker in Brevard School Board race  Florida Today

Brevard School Board District 2 candidate Charles Parker has picked up the endorsement of one of his recent primary opponents, Frank Sullivan.

Brevard students honored at FLORIDA TODAY's Top Scholars awards breakfast  Florida Today

Kealan Phillips had a pretty good reason to miss FLORIDA TODAY's Top Scholars awards breakfast: He's off at Marine boot camp on Parris Island in South ...

BREVARD COUNTY SPORTS HISTORY: Mustangs '72 Champs Set Benchmark For Excellence |

Last year's 40th reunion brought together members and coaches for Merritt island's 1972 state championship prep football team.

Community Band to put on Father's Day show  Hometown News

BREVARD COUNTY — This Father's Day, the Community Band of Brevard is putting on a show that is sure to be fun for the whole family as musicians take on.

Class of 2018: High school graduation photos, video from Brevard schools  Florida Today

Congratulations to the class of 2018! Here's a collection of photo galleries from Brevard high schools.

38-Year Brevard Resident, Merritt island High Teacher Charles Parker Set to Run for School Board |

Charles Parker, a resident of central Brevard County since 1980 and a teacher for over 10 years, has announced his intention to run for the Brevard School ...

Woman shot, killed on Merritt Island  Florida Today

The Brevard County Sheriff's Office is investigating.

Pancreatic cancer claims beloved science teacher  Florida Today

Longtime Jefferson Middle School teacher Scott Guisbert dies of pancreatic cancer at 51.

Brevard County School Grades Released For 2018  Brevard Times

BREVARD COUNTY, Florida — Brevard County Public Schools' school grades were released by the Florida Department of Education on Wednesday.

Brevard County school science fair results released  Florida Today

Kids across Brevard County competed in science fairs this month. Below are the winning experiments from the Intracoastal Fair, the Mainland Fair and the South ...

Three vie for School Board, Dist. 2 election | News  Hometown News

BREVARD COUNTY — Three local residents will go head-to-head in the upcoming General Election for School Board District 2, and there can only be one ...

Organ donor advocate Bill Hahn, who fought for life for others, dies at 62  Florida Today

The death of Bill Hahn, who founded the annual "Footprints in the Sand" kidney walk, brings an outpouring of love and memories.

Merritt Island High Grads Plan School's 50 Year Anniversary Celebration |

Mark your calendar now for Merritt Island High School's Golden Anniversary Celebration that will honor the rich history of the school and community – and 50 ...

Entertainment best bets: Holiday concerts, boat parade and more  Florida Today

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here's the info on holiday concerts, boat parade and more.

Three Brevard school board seats on primary ballot this August  Florida Today

The pool of candidates for the primary election Aug. 28 was cemented Friday, the deadline to qualify.

10 drills a year: One year after Parkland, Brevard schools adjusting to new normal  Florida Today

Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School held a moment of silence to mark the first anniversary of the shooting that killed 17 people on their school's ...

Brevard County Breakfast of Champions To Honor Prep Athletes Friday at Cocoa Beach Country Club |

WATCH: The 2018 Space Coast Daily Breakfast of Champions. Space Coast Daily, The Buchanan Company and Brevard Public Schools are hosting the ...

Veterans Day events include American Muscle Car Museum open house, ceremonies, parade  Florida Today

The privately owned American Muscle Car Museum will host veterans and military families — and hand out more than $50,000 in prizes — during a free ...

Celebrate Valentine's Day on the Space Coast  SpaceCoast Living

Here at SpaceCoast Living we love celebrating love. This February we will be celebrating you, our readers and fans, by having a month of giveaways on our ...

Mickey DeMorat, Son of Brevard County Sheriff's Office Chief Mike DeMorat, Shines at US Open |

On Thursday morning as the first round of the U.S. Open Golf Tournament started, Mickey DeMorat, son of Chief Mike DeMorat of the Brevard County Sheriff's ...

Health Pro: Pharmacist thrives on giving peace of mind  Florida Today

Pharmacist Jessica Beal-Stahl has been with Hobbs Pharmacy on Merritt Island since 2009.

Chorus presents barbershop singing show on Merritt Island  Hometown News

MERRITT ISLAND – The Space Coast Chorus of the Greater Canaveral Chapter of The Barbershop Harmony Society and special guests will sing at 3 p.m. ...

Shootings of 7 young black men in Brevard shake up black community  Florida Today

The shooting deaths of 7 young black men in Brevard County since late May have left the African-American community here shaken up.

Brevard School Board primary results: Misty Belford advances, Andy Ziegler defeated, races going to runoff  Florida Today

As expected, all of Brevard County's School Board races will be decided in the November general election. In District 1, incumbent Misty Belford beat David ...

Merritt Island man charged with manslaughter after shooting death of wife  Florida Today

Roger Petrocelli was arrested and charged with manslaughter with a firearm Tuesday morning for shooting and killing his wife this summer, according to reports ...

Science teacher's final lesson: How to stay hopeful while fighting pancreatic cancer  Florida Today

Jefferson Middle School teacher Scott Guisbert, 51, has been forced into early retirement by pancreatic cancer.

Brevard, state races take shape; seats open for School Board, Commission and Port Authority  Florida Today

The candidate qualifying period for state and county races ended Friday for the 2018 elections, with a few late twists and two Canaveral Port Authority ...

Holiday Events in Palm Bay, Viera, Melbourne  Palm Bay Daily

PALM BAY, Florida - There are a lot of Holiday events going on in Palm Bay, Viera, and Melbourne. We got the full list. Holiday Light Parade - Palm Bay The.

Signing day brings perspective for Brevard HS seniors  Florida Today

High school seniors began signing college scholarship papers on Wednesday.

Cocoa hires Schneider as football coach  Florida Today

MCC offensive coordinator Ryan Schneider is Cocoa High's new head football coach.

Shiffrin Leaves Big Shoes To Fill At Merritt Island High |

ABOVE: Gary Shiffrin after the conclusion of his last Commencement at Merritt Island High School last May. During his long tenure at Brevard County schools, ...

Motorist still hospitalized after Cocoa Beach crash  Florida Today

A Merritt Island man and former star prep athlete remained hospitalized Thursday for critical injuries following Tuesday's three-car crash on the Cocoa Beach ...

Merritt Island High grad makes Texans stronger  Florida Today

Houston Texans assistant strength coach has negotiated his way from Penn State to the NFL.

Police arrest MTV personality, Merritt Island High grad  Florida Today

Brevard County Sheriff's Office arrested Tyler Pratt of Merritt Island. Pratt appeared on an MTV reality show in 2014.

Majority of Brevard schools named 5 star schools, blue ribbon schools  Florida Today

On Monday, 64 of Brevard's 82 public schools were named five-star schools. Three were named National Blue Ribbon Schools.

Debate over MILA Elementary: What the name really means  Florida Today

Ask what the MILA part of MILA elementary stands for and you'll hear mixed answers.

Cocoa's Wilkinson leaving for New Smyrna Beach  Florida Today

The sixth head football coaching change in Brevard County for this academic year was the biggest on a state level as Cocoa High's John Wilkinson ended his ...

Washington Nationals’ 2018 Season in Review: Nats draft Mason Denaburg  Federal Baseball

In his senior year at Merritt Island High School in Merritt Island, FL, Washington Nationals' 2018 1st Round pick Mason Denaburg went (5-1) with a 1.27 ERA in ...

Sunoco gas station shooting in Melbourne: Victim played football at Palm Bay High  Florida Today

Twonnie Pollard, a once-promising football star from Palm Bay High, was shot to death July 2018 at a Sunoco gas station across the street from the school.

Lee County looking to keep hosting high school baseball state championships  The News-Press

The county is in the last year of its three-year contract with the FHSAA to host the 8-day event that features 36 teams from around the state.

BREAKING NEWS: Matt Arnold named new principal of Winter Park High School  West Orange Times & Windermere Observer

Former Winter Park High School teacher, athletic director Matt Arnold returns as the new principal of the high school.

Fourth Annual 'Dancing for the Space Coast' Set To Raise Money Tonight For Local Charities |

The fourth annual 'Dancing for the Space Coast' charity event is set to take the dance stage on June 2 at Florida Tech's Clemente Center.

REPLAY: 'Dancing For the Space Coast' Draws Rave Reviews On Historic Night, $340K Raised For Charity |

It was a record night in front of a record crowd at the fourth annual 'Dancing for the Space Coast' charity event Saturday night from Florida Tech's Clemente ...

Owens resigns from Space Coast football  Florida Today

Jake Owens of Space Coast became the fourth Brevard County high school football coach to resign this offseason when he announced his decision on ...

2018 MLB draft preview: Mason Denaburg scouting report  Lone Star Ball

2018 MLB Draft preview: Mason Denaburg scouting report. With the 2018 MLB Draft just ten days away — the first round kicks off on June 4, 2018 — its time to ...

No. 4 American Heritage (Fla.) blanks Merritt Island in postseason opener  USA TODAY High School Sports

The American Heritage defense was dominant Friday.

Brevard Sheriff's Office Economic Crimes Task Force and Partners Go After Credit Card Skimmers |

Forty two law enforcement officers took a very proactive approach Friday to protect our citizens from credit card fraud and identity theft in preparation for the ...

64 Brevard County Schools Recognized as Five Star Schools By Florida Department of Education |

The Florida Department of Education announced the names of schools in Brevard County that have earned the Five Star School Award for the 2016-2017 school ...

Meet 2017 Business of the Year nominee Triangle Auto  Florida Today

If you are from Merritt Island or have reason to drive through it, chances are good you know Triangle Auto. The decades-old automotive repair company has two ...

Transgender woman calls for equality in Palm Bay  Florida Today

Gina Duncan, a transgender woman, remembers when she hated seeing the person looking back at her in the mirror.

Space Coast Sports Hall of Fame Profile: Passion. Loving Heart Define Buster Beal |

Kevin “Buster” Beal is beloved by everyone at Merritt Island High School, where he is the go-to guy for whatever a sports team needs.

Former Launch Director Adrian Laffitte Prepares To Dance At 4th Annual 'Dancing for the Space Coast' |

With less than a week remaining, dancers in the 2018 “Dancing for the Space Coast” are fine-tuning their final dance routines ahead Brevard County's biggest ...

MaxPreps/AVCA Players of the Week for September 10, 2018  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - America's Source for High School Sports and the leading volleyball organization team up to honor the nation's best. (Week of 9/10-9/16)

Brevard Graduation 2014  Florida Today

Scroll through and find photos from your Brevard high school graduation.

The Space Coast Daily Team |

A resident of Brevard County, Florida for the past 34 years, Palermo has more than 37 years experience in the media business as a publisher, editor and ...

Edgewood Junior Senior High School Performs Spring Concert |

Edgewood Junior Senior High School Chorus and Orchestra performed a Spring Concert at the Performing Arts Center at Merritt Island High School.

Search suspended for missing Merritt Island boater  Florida Today

The search for Lloyd Chamberlain, a 38-year-old who was reported missing Sunday, has ended, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

2018 MLB Draft: Washington Nationals’ top pick Mason Denaburg signs, visits D.C.  Federal Baseball

On the night of the 2018 MLB Draft, Washington Nationals' Assistant GM and VP of Scouting Operations Kris Kline described the Nats' top pick, 18-year-old ...

Q&A: 9th grader has been riding horses since she was 5  Florida Today

Sam Palermo, 14, took fifth overall in competition in Kentucky in August.

Champions & Transitions: 2016 in Review  Florida Today

When 2016 started, the Cocoa High football team was a few weeks removed from ending its season in the state semifinal round for the fifth year in a row, while ...

Brevard County School Grades Released For 2017  Brevard Times

BREVARD COUNTY, Florida -- Brevard County Public Schools' school grades were released by the Florida Department of Education on Wednesday. Fourteen ...

Brevard teacher, employee of year finalists named  Florida Today

Six teachers and employees in Brevard Public Schools were recently named finalists for the prestigious Teacher of the Year and Employee of the Year awards.

Brevard's holly jolly holiday events: Dec. 5 & beyond  Florida Today

Brevard County is never short on ways to enjoy the holiday spirit, participate in celebrations or give back to the community. Take, for example, Space Coast ...

John Torres: Brevard, NFL connect ... more than 30 times  Florida Today

John Torres: It seems like small-town pride sends Brevard football players to NFL.

Brevard Public Schools Announces 2016 Principal, Assistant Principal Honorees of the Year |

Brevard Public Schools congratulates Rachad Wilson, of Endeavour Elementary Magnet as the recipient of this year's Principal Achievement Award for ...

Kiwanis Club kindness runs deep in Brevard  Florida Today

To those involved in Kiwanis Club, it's all about helping the community, one child at a time.

Runners set for costume-themed month of races  Florida Today

Halloween and I Dream of Jeannie-themed races slated, plus much more.

Brevard County judge, group 2  Florida Today

Occupation: Attorney. Hometown: Merritt Island. Age: 47. Moved to Brevard : 1976. Education: Juris Doctor – Florida A&M College of Law – Honors Graduate ...

Amanda Smith at GrayRobinson  Florida Today

Business Spotlight: Amanda Smith at GrayRobinson P.A., Melbourne.

Bayside grad Corey Broomfield to coach Bears football  Florida Today

Bayside hired Broomfield, a Mississippi State graduate, on Tuesday.

Sheriff tells gun critics 'stop it,' cites 1764 schoolhouse massacre in push to arm school staff  Florida Today

In a new video, Brevard Sheriff Wayne Ivey made his case for a marshal program to train and arm school staff to respond to an active shooter.

Umpa’s has breakfast, lunch covered  Florida Today

Merritt Island diner gets it's name from owner's grandchildren.

Habitat for Humanity builds home, hope in Cocoa  Florida Today

Angela Jordan is a homeowner for the first time thanks to Habitat for Humanity.

EFSC Hosting High School Soccer Championship |

Play begins this week in the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) girls and boys state championship semifinals and finals, hosted at the Titans ...

Opening matchups set for 2017 National High School Invitational baseball  USA TODAY High School Sports

Huntington Beach (Calif.) will open defense of its National High School Invitational title against Winder-Barrow (Winder, Ga.) on Day 1 of the 2017 event at the ...

Washington Nationals’ prospect Mason Denaburg: Coming to a Top 100 prospect list near you in 2020...  Federal Baseball

Mason Denaburg, the top pick in the Washington Nationals' 2018 Draft class, is already the top pitching prospect in the organization...

Cape Kennedy Corvette Club celebrates 50 years of fast cars  Florida Today

The name of the Cape Kennedy Corvette Club says so much about it. Born at the height of the Space Race, two years before men first walked on the moon, ...

Rays 2018 MLB draft preview: High school pitchers  DRaysBay

Next up in our draft preview series is a group of high school pitchers. We're saving the up-the-middle bats for last. Based on the predraft buzz we've seen, the ...

Sidelines: Sandcrabs boys cross country places 19th at State Final  Ormond Beach Observer

The Seabreeze boys cross country team's season came to an end on Saturday, Nov. 11, as the Sandcrabs finished in 19th place at the FHSAA Cross Country 3A ...

Merritt Island boys dominate 10K at USA Beach Running Championships  Florida Today

It was as if runners from everywhere converged on Brevard County Sunday.

Deaths in Central Florida: 1/10  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Charles Parker: Same-Sex Marriage's Time Has Come |

Today is the day in Florida that most liberals have waited anxiously for and most conservatives have dreaded.

“How Title IX Is Stifling High School Baseball in Florida”  Overlawyered

Parents at a Brevard County school want to chip in to upgrade the local team, but that would risk triggering an impermissible gender imbalance. [Saving Sports] ...

Florida's baseball team lost some position players to the MLB Draft. Meet their replacements.  The Independent Florida Alligator

There are holes. Along the infield, at catcher and in the outfield, Florida's baseball team, coming off its first national title, lost six players to the MLB Draft and two ...

Deaths in Central Florida: 1/7  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Dr. Phillips Center Announces 2016 Applause Award Winners!  Broadway World

The Dr. Phillips Center Florida Hospital School of the Arts announces the 2016 recipients of the Applause Awards, boasting a range of students and talent from ...

One of largest cruise ships makes Port Canaveral home  Florida Today

One of the world's largest cruise ships will move into its new winter home at Port Canaveral this weekend. Royal Caribbean International's Oasis of the Seas ...

Brevard County parents claim son contracted MRSA from football helmet  WESH Orlando

Parents of a Merritt Island High School athlete says their son has MRSA and that he got it from a football helmet.

Gina Duncan delivers transgender equality speech  Minaret

by CLAUDIA GUERRERO UT hosted Gina Duncan, Equality Florida's director of transgender equality, for an honors symposium on Wednesday, Sept. 27.

Dr. Phillips Center Florida Hospital School of the Arts Announces 2017 Applause Awards Winners  Broadway World

Dr. Phillips Center Florida Hospital School of the Arts announces the 2017 recipients of the Applause Awards, boasting a range of students and talent from 32 ...

SPECIAL VIDEO: Sheriff's Awards Honors Outstanding Work |

Sheriff Wayne Ivey and his Command Staff hosted the annual Brevard County Sheriff's Office annual Awards Ceremony on March 14 at the Church at Viera.

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