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Fort Walton Beach Northwest Florida Daily News (Newspaper) - May 2, 2015, Fort Walton Beach, Florida Northwest Florida Faith b8 churches plan observances for National Day of prayer daily news Man with muoi after disturbance at Church by saturday May 2, 2015 75 cents daily local amp state by stale supreme court Justice visits Destin or swimmer ends after body found the identity was not confirmed but Rodney Barnes family believes it is him by Trista Pruett 315-44451 destiny a Boater discovered a body Friday afternoon near where a 20-year-old Pace Man disappeared while swimming last weekend. Although the body had not been officially identified Friday night Tammy Turberville the Cousin of Rodney Barnes contacted the daily news to say the family is confident it is him. The body was found about 2 30 . South of the Marler Bridge in Destin according to a news release from Okaloosa county sheriffs office. It was not Clear whether the Boater was part of the search party looking for Barnes or just someone enjoying an Early weekend. The sheriffs offices Marine unit recovered the body and took it to the coast guard station. The medical examiners office will conduct an autopsy and try to make a positive identification. The search for Barnes has been called off according to Sher iffy a office spokeswoman Michele Nicholson Barnes disappeared last sunday evening while swimming with his Girlfriend Jenna Gongora at crab Island. See body found i a3 319th special operations Squadron Angel of death in command it. Col. Black earned her nickname after 9/11 by Kelly Humphrey 315-44431 Hurlburt Field the members of the 319th special operations Squadron Are known As the slayers so its appropriate their new commander is affectionately called the Angel of death it. Col. Allison Black earned the Moniker in november 2001, shortly after the sept. 11 terrorist attacks Black a first lieutenant with the 1st special operations group at the time was a navigator on an ac-130h spectre gunship on her first combat Mission while communicating by radio with the army a 5th special forces group on the ground Gen Abdul Rashid Dos Tum the commander of their afghan allies m the North pm Alliance was stunned to hear a woman a voice. A Gen Dos Tum thought it was incredible that a woman was fighting the Taliban a Black recalled a the got on the radio and told the Taliban that the Angel of death was coming from America to destroy working with the forces on the ground. Black and the gunship Crew rained Down destruction on a Taliban Safe House and killed More than 200 enemy fighters. See 319th command i a3 Obote by Nick Tomecek Newt it. Col. Allison Black takes command of the 319th special operations Squadron at Hurlburt Field pm Friday. Airmen with the 319th, aka slayers operate u-28a aircraft for airborne intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance support of special operations forces. Left members of the 319th special operations Squadron stand in formation during the ceremony. Matt Gaetzi a tweet causes statewide stink by Tom Mclaughlin 315-44351 $ to of it it in never one to shy from controversy at Home or in Tallahassee state rep Matt Gaetz has inserted himself into the Middle of an already tense situation unfolding in the capital Gaetz a fort Walton Beach has been reprimanded by senators and apologized for by House speaker Steve Crisafulli for a tweet he sent out thursday the tweet specify Caily criticized senators Ruthema Joyner and Dwight Bullard two democrats who crafted a Call for a Florida supreme t ourt emergency order to reconvene the state House. A the lawsuit reads like it was researched Ami drafted by sen Joyner and spell checked by sen bul lard. Gaetz wrote in his tweet. Joyner a former state bar association president and Bullard a High school teacher Are african american sen Jack Latvia was the first to criticize Gaetz for his tweet Sweeting Back. Quot this is absolute disgraceful for a Public official to say a the stink rising from the tweet eventually forced cons Fusili to take to twitter himself see Gaetz twee i Al sen. Jack Latvala was the first to criticize Gaetz for his tweet Sweeting Back a this is absolutely disgraceful for a Public official to m say. 6 Baltimore officers charged Baltimore Cap a saying Quot no one is above the Law Quot Baltimore s top prosecutor announced charges Friday against six officers in the arrest of a Black Man whose neck was broken in police custody a decision that comes amid out rage around the country Over police brutality against african americans states attorney Marilyn Mosby declared that Freddie Gray s death was a homicide his arrest was illegal and his treatment amounted inside 3 quarterbacks compete tor South Walton starting spot by to murder and manslaughter she detailed what happened to Gray during his arrest and his neatly 45-minute ride in a police Wagon contradicting what police have said on some pointy and shedding far More Light on what happened during his fatal journey Gray carried a Legal pocket knife she said not the illegal switchblade that an offi see Baltimore i a people celebrate on Friday after state s attorney Merfyn j Moth announced criminal charges against ail six onners suspended after Freddie Gray suffered a fatal spinal injury while in police custody in Baltimore a Hebe s where to find your favorite Content business a local i state by 3 classified pm lottery c2 Cocks 15 obituaries 12 dear Abby b4 buzzes Bas editorials a sports cos weather sunny and pleasant Kuk 78, to 59, winds n 4-8, guff temp 75, sunset"20pm is 4 sections a hits read by 98,290 people every Day i >3934111 ii

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