Civil rights activist Julian Bond dead at 75

...I don't know a single time when he was not involved in some phase of the civil rights movement."Bond died in Fort Walton Beach, Fla., after a brief illness, to a statement issued Sunday by the Southern Poverty Law Center, an advocacy group...

Julian Bond to be buried at sea

...burial at sea will occur at 2 p.m. CDT Saturday in the Gulf in a private ceremony.Bond died last Saturday in Fort Walton Beach, Florida. He was 75. His wife, Pamela Horowitz, said her husband had circulatory problems.Horowitz and other...

The Artside: Slonem's art inspired by own aviary

...the Mississippi Gulf coast.A fourth-generation artist who grew up in Iowa, Miller now lives with his family in Fort Walton Beach, Fla.After Hurricane Katrina, he worked with the dead trees destroyed by the wind and storm surge, and carved...

Augusta Regional Airport losing nonstop flight to Washington, D.C.

...between Reagan and Minneapolis; Montreal; Augusta and Savannah, Ga.; Fayetteville and Jacksonville, N.C.; Fort Walton Beach, Pensacola and Tallahassee, Fla.; Islip, N.Y.; Little Rock, Ark.; Myrtle Beach, S.C.; Nassau, Bahamas...

Betty Belser

...Georgia, one daughter, Andretta (Steven) Gandy of Richmond Hill, Georgia; one step daughter, Sheila Fuller of Fort Walton Beach, Florida; two sisters, Annie (Jesse) Walker of Pensacola, Florida and Mary (Samuel) Byrd of Alachua, Florida...

Ruth White

...during WWII. The two moved to Fort Walton Beach in 1950 where John worked for...and Deborah White Demmon of Fort Walton Beach, FL and one son, Jerrold Douglas...in charge of arrangements in Fort Walton Beach, FL and Thompson-Strickland-Waters...

WWII reunions poignant for dwindling veterans

...in 1942, 73 survived. Seventy-one years later, only four remain; they decided this year's April reunion in Fort Walton Beach, Fla., would be their last, though they agreed to meet Nov. 9 for a final toast in honor of those who have gone...

SC man arrested in Fla. veterans charity probe

...1990s, Duncan was spending more and more time in Florida. He met Harold Grossman, who was running a bingo hall in Fort Walton Beach, Fla.Grossman, a World War II veteran, was in his late 60s and active in veterans' organizations. They hit...

For the record

...Athens, Ga.Carlos E. Young , 31, and Janet Tawana Sapp , 29, both of AugustaJoel Rodriguez Thompson , 28, of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., and Dominique Renea Love , 25, of Princeton, N.C.Terry Michael Reed , 47, and Monique Chantel Kinney...

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Over the river...to savings at Camp Grandparents

...Roseann, could not afford to send their daughter to camp or day care. He's an experienced land surveyor in Fort Walton Beach, Fla., but the sour economy has cost him job after job. He and his wife now work at a fast-food restaurant...