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Group of Melbourne High students walk out of class to mark 19 years since Columbine  Florida Today

Twenty students from Melbourne High in Brevard County walked out of class Friday morning, marking 18 years since the Columbine High School shooting.

Facing backlash, Brevard school board tables Melbourne High rezoning  Florida Today

Facing backlash, the Brevard school district decided on Tuesday to rescind their recommendation to rezone neighborhoods around Melbourne High School.

National School Walkout: Brevard students stand with Parkland, call for better gun control  Florida Today

Several Brevard County schools have walkouts planned Wednesday in the wake of the Parkland shooting.

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.

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 ...

Iconic Melbourne High mural saved from demolition  Florida Today

Generations of students stretching backs to the 1980s remember the iconic mural inside Melbourne High School's cafeteria.

Thousands join student-led March for Our Lives rally in Melbourne, call for stricter gun laws  Florida Today

Thousands of people marched across the Eau Gallie Causeway on Saturday afternoon in solidarity with the survivors of the Parkland school shooting.

Mel Hi band sets sights on marching in Cherry Blossom parade — if enough money is raised  Florida Today

The Pride of Mel Hi Marching Band has been accepted in the National Cherry Blossom Parade in April. But there's still a lot of money to be raised.

March for Our Lives event planned for Saturday in Melbourne  Florida Today

Hundreds of Brevard County students are expected to converge in Melbourne this Saturday, joining the March for Our Lives events taking place in cities across ...

Heritage, Rockledge with strong Friday football wins  Florida Today

Rockledge rolled on Friday night, opening District 14-5A play with a win in Port St. John over previously unbeaten Space Coast, 35-0. Jalen Mitchell was ...

About 75 Rockledge High School students walk out of class to support Second Amendment  Florida Today

A group of students from Rockledge High School in Brevard County briefly walked out of class Friday to show their support for the Second Amendment. About 75 ...

Live scoreboard: High school football Week 1  Florida Today

Keep track of high school football scores using our live scoreboard.

Old Melbourne High demolition underway  Florida Today

Demolition of the old Melbourne High School in downtown Melbourne is underway.

UPDATE: Melbourne High Student Found Dead From Self-Inflicted Gunshot Identified |

A 16-year-old Melbourne High School student was found dead after a standoff with police early Thursday morning.

Week 3: Heritage gets win over Palm Bay, Rockledge over Bolles  Florida Today

A 66-yard pass play from Nigel Scott to Jumaine McDonald gave Heritage a third-quarter lead it did not relinquish. The Panthers closed out the game with a ...

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 ...

Students, Speak Out Brevard to host town hall to discuss arming school staff  Florida Today

Students from Brevard schools and Speak Out Brevard will host a town hall this Saturday to discuss a controversial proposal to arm school staff.

Melbourne High School Marching Band Selected To Perform At Washington, DC Parade In 2018 |

Melbourne High's Pride of Mel-Hi Marching Band will perform in the annual National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade in Washington, D.C. on April 14, 2018.

After 10 years on Brevard School Board, Andy Ziegler loses bid for re-election  Florida Today

Driving around Palm Bay and West Melbourne on Wednesday to pick up his campaign signs, longtime School Board member Andy Ziegler said he felt relieved.

Brevard School Board says no to arming staff with guns, yes to hiring 'security specialists'  Florida Today

The BPS on Tuesday voted to postpone implementing the plan to arm school staff and instead opted to hire full-time armed "security specialists." Florida Today.

March for Our Lives updates: Thousands of people marching in Melbourne today  Florida Today

Thousands of students are expected to gather in Melbourne to march across the Eau Gallie Causeway as part of the nationwide March for Our Lives movement.

ELECTION 2018: District 5 Brevard School Board Member Andy Ziegler is Tireless, Dedicated Advocate for Children |

District 5 School Board member Andy Ziegler was first elected to the Brevard County School Board in 2008 and is a tireless and dedicated advocate for children.

Week 1 roundup: Brevard HS FB  Florida Today

Viera High's football team drove into the red zone in the final minutes but could not score the winning touchdown, giving Rockledge a 26-21 win in a blossoming ...

10 things you may not know about Melbourne, Eau Gallie  Florida Today

This is the sixth part of a series dedicated to highlighting the many interesting facts found in cities across the Space Coast. Part 1: 10 things you probably don't ...

Stirring anger in West Melbourne, Brevard school rezoning would move 1,000 kids  Florida Today

About 1138 students at 22 schools would be impacted.

Old Melbourne High demolition work wraps up downtown  Florida Today

The old Melbourne High School on New Haven Avenue touched the lives of thousands of students, faculty and employees from 1926-75.

The Future Looks Bright  SpaceCoast Living

As the class of 2014 prepares to enter the college world, we would like to take a moment to celebrate some of the local remarkable seniors. Their many ...

Congrats! 5 Brevard students named National Merit Scholarship winners  Florida Today

Only the highest-scoring students are chosen as semi-finalists and, ultimately, winners.

Melbourne gets eco-friendly | News  Hometown News

BREVARD COUNTY – Part of living in a destination area is taking care of what makes Brevard beautiful.

Brevard County to hire 'security specialists' instead of arming teachers  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

The Brevard County School Board decides to postpone implementing Sheriff Wayne Ivey's controversial proposal to arm school staff.

2018 elections: Melbourne Beach Commissioner at large (three-year term)  Florida Today

Get to know your 2018 candidates for Melbourne Beach Commissioner at large (three year term) ahead of the November election.

Brevard County: Teachers and guns in schools | WFTV | WFTV  WFTV Orlando

The first of three public meetings to discuss arming Brevard County teachers was held in Palm Bay on Tuesday evening.

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 ...

Zimmerman Development Holds Groundbreaking for Highline Urban Apartment Project in Downtown Melbourne |

Downtown Melbourne began a new chapter in its history on Friday with the formal groundbreaking ceremony for the Highline Urban Apartments building at 635 ...

Brevard Public Schools Regional Bussing Application Deadline July 20  Brevard Times

BREVARD COUNTY, Florida – The last day to apply for regional bussing at Brevard Public Schools is July 20, 2018. Regional busing will be available for the ...

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 ...

Brevard's Own Jessica Andre Prepares To Dance At 4th Annual 'Dancing for the Space Coast' On June 2 |

With a sold out crowd ready to pack inside the Clemente Center, one of the dancers in this year's event is Brevard's own Jessica Andre.

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 ...

VIDEO: Melbourne High School's Rosanna Lord; National Coach of the Year, State Champion |

Melbourne High School girls soccer coach Rosanna Lord has recently received many accolades.

Eau Gallie mural of 'violent' cartoon characters faces scrutiny by neighbor, City Hall board  Florida Today

On Jan. 17, the Melbourne Historic and Architectural Review Board is scheduled to discuss Matt Gondek's cartoon mural facing Eau Gallie Boulevard.

Bill Nelson: Noble career or career politician? Will Florida's senator bat 15-1 or 14-2?  Florida Today

U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, a Florida Democrat, faces his toughest re-election challenger in Gov. Rick Scott on Nov. 6.

North FL Development Lands $31M Financing  Multi-Housing News

A public-private partnership between Zimmerman Development and the City of Melbourne has landed $30.6 million in financing for The Highline, a 171-unit ...

Parkland students urge action on guns at Daytona event  Daytona Beach News-Journal

DAYTONA BEACH — Five months after an event that forever changed them, a group of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students continued spreading ...

West Melbourne shooter had access to guns, recently lost family friend  Florida Today

The 16-year-old had access to drugs and guns, had recently lost a family friend to suicide and had gone through a break-up with a girlfriend — all of which can ...

Brevard South Science and Engineering Fair results  Florida Today

The South Brevard Regional Science and Engineering Fair was held at Melbourne Square Mall this past weekend. Here are the results: △* Best of Show Senior ...

Space, race and war: 1966 Brevard  Florida Today

It was 1966 – and most everything, from women at work to war to the local newspaper – was changing life in Brevard.

Before Parkland shooting, arming Florida teachers with guns started in 2016 in Polk County  Florida Today

Those who oppose Polk County sheriff plan to arm educators say that number of guns is going to kill a lot of kids over time, and the benefit is iffy at best.

New law could jeopardize Brevard teachers union — if they don't scrounge up more members  Florida Today

Teachers unions in Florida could be in jeopardy because of a new law unless they recruit more members. Signed by Gov. Rick Scott earlier this week, the new ...

Health pro: Chiropractor deals out solutions to pain  Florida Today

Ryan Dalzell is a chiropractor at Upper Cervical Health Centers in Melbourne.

Palm Bay blanks Melbourne 42-0  USA TODAY High School Sports

MELBOURNE — Just three miles separates Palm Bay High School and Melbourne High School along Babcock Street in south central Brevard. The difference ...

Denise Dabrowski-Buchanan Honored By Brevard Schools |

Denise Dabrowski-Buchanan from Melbourne High School was recently honored by Brevard Public Schools as the January super hero of the month.

Brevard County Schools Well Represented In Florida Department Of Education's Five Star Program |

On Monday, the Florida Department of Education announced the names of schools in Central Florida that have earned the Five Star School Award for the ...


The Brevard County High School Sports Awards will be held Friday morning beginning at 8 a.m. to recognize the best prep athletes and coaches for 2017 in 17 ...

Melbourne mosque hopes for conversation in Trump era  Florida Today

'What we have to do is just talk to each other, learn about who we are' -- Rakan Alshaibi, 17.

Melbourne High principal hits back at student who slammed school in leaving speech  Daily Mail

Melbourne High School's headmaster claims a vice-captain's scathing viral speech about how the school 'lost its identity' was over a decision to cancel 'sexist' ...

What is a Juul? It's a trend parents need to know about  Florida Today

A new smoking trend is sneaking its way into high schools, but the creators say it was meant to be an alternative for existing smokers.

Former high school wrestler charged in Palm Bay home invasion  Florida Today

A once promising high school athlete now faces charges that he, along with several other men, carried out an armed home invasion in Palm Bay and forced the ...

Brevard County shelter and evacuation list  Florida Today

Brevard County shelters and evacuations are in effect beginning 3 p.m. Friday. Zones included in the mandatory evacuation are Merritt Island, the barrier islands ...

After Confederate flag controversy and funding issues, Veterans Day parade is salvaged  Florida Today

Residents salvage a Melbourne Veterans Day parade that almost didn't happen.

Melbourne's Jerry McCabe Named NSCAA Coach of the Year |

Melbourne High School's Head Soccer Coach, Jerry McCabe, has recently been named the NSCAA Coach of the Year Award. It is given to a few of the best ...

Noles News: Coaching staff is back on the recruiting trail  Tomahawk Nation

FSU coaches have returned to the recruiting trail and the staff is hyped. 8 schools down, 1 practice to go! Great first day. Appreciate all the coaches that put up ...

Dancers in Melbourne bust a move for breast cancer research  Florida Today

About 800 people attended Dance for a Cure 2017, a fundraiser/dance-a-thon at Florida Tech for breast cancer research.

Health pro: Good hands lead Dr. DeJong to orthopedics  Florida Today

Dr. E. Schuyler DeJong is an orthopedic doctor who also serves as Florida Tech's athletic program physician.

Torres: Andrea Deratany's legacy went way beyond politics  Florida Today

Andrea Deratany was a mover and shaker in Brevard political circles. But she was much more.

Wednesday downpour shatters Melbourne rainfall record  Florida Today

More rain to come Thursday, but considerably less.

Listado de refugios en el Centro de la Florida  Orlando Sentinel

Si todavía no has conseguido lugar donde pasar la tormenta, aquí la información de diversos refugios en la Florida Central.

Brevard County hurricane evacuations, shelters and sandbag locations  WKMG Orlando

See a list of Brevard County shelter and sandbag locations and evacuation announcements:

FLORIDA TODAY's Top Scholars ready to overcome barriers  Florida Today

There's nothing like a pep talk from Mom. And there's really nothing like a pep talk from a mom who managed to raise an Oscar nominee. At FLORIDA TODAY's ...

Melbourne's record rainfall causes flooding  Florida Today

Update, 2:58 p.m.: National Weather *Service* has issued a flood advisory for Brevard after reports of record-breaking rains in Melbourne.

Bill Nelson: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Florida native Senator Bill Nelson has served three decades in Congress, flew on board a NASA mission and is running for reelection against Rick Scott.

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.

School Board's Ziegler should resign | Our view  Florida Today

Not meeting the bar for sexual harassment is not enough for elected officials, FLORIDA TODAY's Editorial Board says.

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.

David Kilgore wins third straight Space Coast Marathon  Florida Today

COCOA – If Thanksgiving signals the beginning of the holiday season, the Space Coast Marathon and Half Marathon seals the deal. And Sunday morning ...

Rockledge High Team Wins Florida Tech Ethics Competition  Florida Tech Now

MELBOURNE, FLA. —Students from Rockledge High School took first place in Florida Institute of Technology's Nathan Bisk College of Business 19th Annual ...

Viera opens soccer playoffs with a bang  USA TODAY High School Sports

Jordan Walsh, one of the key players on last year's Class 4A state championship soccer team for Viera High, proclaimed the Hawks' intentions on Wednesday ...

Review: 10 reasons to try Bagel 13 in Melbourne  Florida Today

Simple menu, *fresh* food and stellar *service* make this unassuming shop a must-try.

About 200 people join March For Our Lives rally in St. Pete

ST. PETERSBURG — Student activists from all over Florida came to St. Petersburg's Williams Park on Thursday to sing, chant, speak and register voters at a ...

High School Students Challenged to Develop Leadership Skills  University of Central Florida

The Jefferson Awards Foundation, America's most prestigious and longest standing organization dedicated to activating and celebrating public *service* hosted ...

Wendy Brandon retires from Henegar  Florida Today

Wendy Brandon laughed a little as she spoke about retiring from leadership at the Henegar Center for the Performing Arts. During a celebration April 20 at the ...

Restaurants, businesses open in Brevard after Irma  Florida Today

What's open in Brevard County after Hurricane Irma?

Melbourne's Harry Goode Dies At 75 |

Two-time Melbourne Mayor, long-time Florida House member and current Melbourne Councilman Harry Goode died yesterday at the age of 75.

Wild police chase in Melbourne caught on dashcam video  Florida Today

Police say an Indialantic man with criminal arrest history attempted to carry out two robberies before leading police on a chase through the city.

Q&A: Bird’s career in health care spawned at a young age  Florida Today

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Alison Bird works at Pediatrics in Brevard in Melbourne.

Bagel 13 Opens in Melbourne  SpaceCoast Living

New Restaurant Serves Made-from-Scratch Bagels, House-Roasted Coffees and Meats for Breakfast, Lunch and Catering. MELBOURNE, Fla. (Dec. 28, 2015) ...

Downtown Melbourne relaxes parking, zoning requirements  Florida Today

Melbourne has created a new zone and public-private partnership program focused on the downtown area meant to bring in new mixed use development, ...

Puerto Rican Day Parade a reminder: There's work to do after Hurricane Maria  Florida Today

There was a decidedly new purpose in the party for thousands of Puerto Ricans like Ruben Santos crowded along the grounds of City Hall to celebrate the U.S. ...

Space Coast Crew Captures Brevard Cup, Achieves Winning Results |

Brevard County's own Space Coast Crew has added more hardware to their collection over the last two weekends, capturing the Brevard Cup and achieving ...

Hundreds Attend Summit of Seven Boys & Men Conference  Eastern Florida State College

June 10, 2017 - Young men from around Brevard County spent the weekend learning what it means to be a man during the 25th annual Summit of Seven Boys ...

Meet 2017 Citizen of the Year nominees Kim and Bud Deffebach  Florida Today

Like yin and yang, Kim and Bud Deffebach complement each other seamlessly. She focuses her considerable energies on championing charities that help ...

Melbourne International Airport's Melissa Naughton Earns National Designation |

Melbourne International Airport Assistant Director of Business Development Melissa L. Naughton has earned the right to add two new initials after her name, ...

Deaths in Central Florida: 1/14  Orlando Sentinel

To place an Orlando Sentinel obituary, visit this form. You can also search for previous obituaries here. LAKE. Fidrick, Jr. Frank R., 84, of Leesburg, died Sunday, ...

Central Florida shelter information | WFTV  WFTV Orlando

More than 390 shelters are open throughout Florida with more than 72,000 people seeking shelter. More than 60 special needs shelters are open with 5,000 ...

Beachfront estate sells for record $3.75 million  Florida Today

A one-of-a-kind residential property was sold Tuesday for a one-of-a-kind price.

Wiles steps down at St. Augustine High to take job as Flagler College assistant AD  St. Augustine Record

A new opportunity is always exciting.But Joey Wiles has known for a long time that taking that first step toward a new adventure would be a bittersweet ...

Former teammates rally around fallen comrade  Florida Today

Eau Gallie High and UF grad Dale Hutcherson suffered a massive stroke in October.

Brevard students excel in State Science Fair  Florida Today

82 county students earned eight first place awards and 43 special awards that totaled more than $375000 in both cash and scholarships.

Deaths in Central Florida: 1/23  Orlando Sentinel

To place an Orlando Sentinel obituary, visit this form. You can also search for previous obituaries here. LAKE. Harris Edgar Grover, 60, of Eustis, died Friday, ...

Hurricane Matthew shelter and evacuation information | WFTV  WFTV Orlando

Residents of Brevard County's barrier islands are under a mandatory evacuation order, which goes into effect at 3 p.m..

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