Author: Steve Wilson

SIT DOWN WITH STEVE: Meet Novlene Williams-Mills – Olympic Medalist, Cancer Survivor and Mom

Novlene Williams-Mills is one of the best track & field athletes to ever come out of Jamaica.  She has medaled in two Continental Cups, three Commonwealth Games, two World Relays, six World Championships, and four Olympic Games.  […]

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Melbourne Beach Native Caroline Marks Advances to Round 3 at Tokyo Olympics

Brevard County native Caroline Marks begins her Olympic journey in the Women’s Surfing Shortboard heat at 12 midnight Brevard County time. […]

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Brevard Native and Surf Phenom Caroline Marks Aims to Bring Home Olympic Gold

Surf phenom Caroline Marks has ascended to professional surfing’s next title contender in just a few short years, a span highlighted in Red Bull Media House’s latest documentary release, “That’s Caroline,” that will release on April 14 on Red Bull TV. […]

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SUCCESS! Retired U.S. Navy Captain, Satellite Beach Resident Gina Harden Swims the English Channel!

Gina Harden began her life-awaited journey across the English Channel as she took to the water on Sunday morning 0400 GMT, or 11 p.m. on Saturday night in Brevard County. Harden is now within sight of the French coast. (Image for Spae Coast Daily) […]

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IMAGES: Retired U.S. Navy Captain, Satellite Beach Resident Gina Harden Within Sight of French Coast

Gina Harden began her life-awaited journey across the English Channel as she took to the water on Sunday morning 0400 GMT, or 11 p.m. on Saturday night in Brevard County. Harden is now within sight of the French coast. (Image for Spae Coast Daily) […]

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Follow Retired U.S. Navy Captain, Satellite Beach Resident Gina Harden English Channel Swim, Within 2-Miles of French Coast

Gina Harden, a resident of Satellite Beach for the past five years, retired with the rank of Captain and her military career was nothing short of spectacular. In 1982, she became only the seventh female diver in U.S. Navy history and at one time she was Officer in Charge of U.S. Naval Forces Central Command Forward Headquarters in Afghanistan. […]

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WATCH: Retired U.S. Navy Captain, Satellite Beach Resident Gina Harden Set to Swim the English Channel

Gina Harden, a resident of Satellite Beach for the past five years, retired with the rank of Captain and her military career was nothing short of spectacular. In 1982, she became only the seventh female diver in U.S. Navy history and at one time she was Officer in Charge of U.S. Naval Forces Central Command Forward Headquarters in Afghanistan. […]

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SPACE COAST SPORTS HALL OF FAME: All-American College Baseball Player Bryan Cook Was an Impact Player

From the time he played baseball in Rockledge Little League, until his All-American career at Nova Southeastern University, Class of 2021 Space Coast Sports Hall of Fame inductee Bryan Cook was an impact player and a special talent. […]

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WATCH THE PARTY! Brevard County Resident Fran Loh Celebrates Her 100th Birthday

Fran Loh has just about seen it all. The day before she was born, President Warren G. Harding signed a joint congressional resolution, declaring an end to America’s war with Germany, Austria and Hungary. […]

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WATCH: Fund-Raising Event for Retired Army Ranger Mike Sonnenschein Was Big Success

WATCH: Mike Sonnenschein is a retired Army Ranger with impeccable credentials and is a true American Hero. Last May, the Sonnenschein’s were ambushed by an attacker. Mike sustained a gunshot wound and sustained serious injuries to his lung and spinal column. An upcoming event set for June 22 at the USSSA Space Coast Complex in Viera will raise funds to go to Sonnenschein and his family. […]

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13 Hours in Benghazi’s Dave ‘Boon’ Benton to Speak During Fundraiser in Viera June 22

On Tuesday, June 22, at USSSA Space Coast Complex in Viera, there will be an outstanding lineup of speakers at a fundraiser/rally in support of Master Sergeant (MSG) Mike Sonnenschein. […]

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WATCH: Brevard County Athletes Headed to 2022 Special Olympics USA Games

It was announced on Space Coast Daily TV that the Brevard Blasters and Brevard Eagles volleyball teams, and Riley Reneau in Standup Paddleboard, will be representing Brevard County in the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games that will be held June 5 through 12, 2022. […]

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WATCH: Former Cocoa Beach Head Softball Coach Wayne Moore Passes Away, Fundraiser Set June 26-27

Cocoa Beach Jr./Sr. High School is a special place with special people and we lost one recently in the person of Wayne Moore, who passed away on May 25 after a brief illness. […]

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WATCH: Retired Army Ranger Mike Sonnenschein Fund-Raising Event Set June 22 in Viera

WATCH: Mike Sonnenschein is a retired Army Ranger with impeccable credentials and is a true American Hero. Last May, the Sonnenschein’s were ambushed by an attacker. Mike sustained a gunshot wound and sustained serious injuries to his lung and spinal column. An upcoming event set for June 22 at the USSSA Space Coast Complex in Viera will raise funds to go to Sonnenschein and his family. […]

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SIT DOWN WITH STEVE: Gary Miracle Survives Septic Shock, Left Hospital a Quadruple Amputee

Early December 2019 was not unlike any other month for Gary Miracle, but that was about to change. He got sick toward the end of the month, so sick, that he had to be hospitalized. After entering the hospital, the Rockledge, Florida native got even sicker. He was eventually airlifted to an Orlando hospital. […]

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Cocoa High Grad Vassar Carlton Considered Among Most Dynamic Athletes In Brevard History

Vassar B. Carlton grew up in a time when nothing was easy, and nothing was given to you. You had to work for everything. Born in 1912 in Island Grove Florida, he was the son of Ben and Zeffie Carlton. […]

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