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Museum unveils new exhibit, with local flair
BREVARD -- Known for its focus on Florida history, dating from prehistoric times to the pioneer days, the Brevard Museum of History and Natural Science proudly opened a new exhibit in April, with roots right here on the Space Coast. The South Indian Field Dig exhibit, which features fossils, pottery shar...
Beloved cheetah dies at Brevard Zoo
MELBOURNE -- Brevard Zoo said goodbye to one of its own May 7, after a South African cheetah died following complications from a surgical procedure. "Peggy," a 14-year-old female South African Cheetah, had been not eating well for days and was described as acting "lethargic" by zoo officials. "Peggy" was then examined ...
Delegates met to create plan to save Indian River Lagoon
MELBOURNE -- On May 15-17, nearly 100 delegates met at the Florida Institute of Technology to raise awareness for the ailing conditions of the Indian River Lagoon. This "Action Assembly" was organized and co-hosted by the Marine Resources Council, and a May 15 press conference preceding the event featured an appearanc...
Taking flight
Delayed by 24 hours due to weather, United Launch Alliance launched a Delta IV rocket on Friday, May 16 just after 8 p.m. The rocket carried a GPS Satellite into space. This was just one of many launches from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station this month....
Girl Scout troop partners with library to complete project
MELBOURNE -- A local Girl Scout troop is enjoying the fruits of its labor after completing more than 30 hours of community service, as part of earning a special award. The Junior Girl Scout Troop No. 1416 from Ascension Catholic School in Melbourne just wrapped up its Bronze Award project, by creating a ...
Watercolorist named 'Artist of the Month' at local gallery
BREVARD -- The Art & Antique Studio & Gallery is pleased to announce that Therese Ferguson is June's "Artist of the Month." Located in the Eau Gallie Arts District, the popular gallery will host a reception for Mrs. Ferguson on Friday, June 6 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., during which the local artist will hav...
Chick assistance
Steven Swingle, 14, of Viera helps Marla Hively of Melbourne re-band a chick, while Erika Maier of Indian Harbour Beach assists, at the 4H co-op chicken coop at Wickham Park in Melbourne, Saturday, May 17. The 4H kids brought the chicks to the coop, which they had been raising at home, since their hatching. The chickens wi...
Florida Tech announces recipient of Farmer Scholarship
MELBOURNE -- Earlier this month, the Florida Institute of Technology announced the 2014 recipient of its annual scholarship. Alex Robertson, an Edgewood Jr./Sr. High School graduate, was named the recipient of this year's Farmer Scholarship. Alex, who is planning on studying meteorology at the university, will receive ...
Man accused of leading officers on chase held without bond
BREVARD -- A Palm Bay man, accused of leading officers on a chase through the waters of a local bay on Wednesday, May 21, is scheduled to make his first appearance in court on June 26. Hugh Kelly, 32, is said to have evaded officers, following an 8:41 a.m. traffic stop. Palm Bay Police Officer Randy Truitt reported tha...
Pet of the week
A 4-year-old Chihuahua, Whippet and Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier mix, 'Cody' is the rescue dog of Mary and Maurice Shahrabani of Melbourne. Some of Cody's favorite things to do are visit everyone in his parents' community, 'talk' to anyone, who will listen, and of course, get treats. Cody's parents said they are honored to take care of their little...

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