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Daily Quote #13

I should probably have posted this sooner,  but better late than never I say. There’s probably someone who just woke up in time to find this. 246 more words

Personal Growth

"Texas Swagger No Longer Travels Well": Rick Perry, George W. Bush, And The Death Of The Cowboy Conservative

Rick Perry, who dropped out of the 2016 presidential race on Friday, was always a long shot. It seemed hard to imagine that the erstwhile Texas governor could win the nomination in a field decidedly stronger than the one he failed to overcome in 2012. 709 more words


Vipers look forward to move up to 5A


Space Coast has moved from Class 4A up to 5A. That will give the Vipers more in-county rivalries and more local exposure, but it will also increase the difficulty of the district schedule. 453 more words


27 Personal Building Strategies [Strategy #7: DETERMINATION, ASPIRATION AND COMMITMENT]

Many people have ended their quest for success in frustration due to having wrong set goals, or strategies to achieve the goal(s); however, with determination, an assumed failure can be changed to success by another… 397 more words

Life & Relationships

6 things to know about Jim Webb

Democrat Jim Webb announced his presidential candidacy on Thursday. Here are six things to know about the former Virginia senator:

Military decorations

Webb, a 1968 graduate of the Naval Academy, is a highly decorated Vietnam veteran. 359 more words


Gardner: FLORIDA TODAY Boys Track & Field Athlete of Year

In just over a year, Chauncey Gardner has gone from a solid contributor to the Cocoa High track and field team to one of Florida’s top athletes and a double state champion. 570 more words


"...Croak in a Week"

When asked what he would do after retiring from coaching college football, Alabama’s Paul “Bear” Bryant famously and presciently said he’d “probably croak in a week.”   It took a little more than a week, but he wasn’t the only college football coach whose last game and death were all too close together.  213 more words