All posts tagged "oakland"

  • Ocoee honored men and women who sacrificed their lives serving their country during its annual Memorial Day ceremony.
    PHOTO GALLERY: Ocoee Memorial Day Ceremony

    The city of Ocoee remembered men and women who sacrificed their lives serving their country during its annual ceremony May 22, at the Ocoee Lakeshore Center. The keynote speaker was Michael McDaniel, department adjutant of the Florida...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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    Obituary: Othel Phillips

    Othel Phillips, 86, of Winter Garden, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2015, at his residence. He was born in Coffee County, Alabama, to the late Eldridge and Josie Thorn Phillips. He is survived by his wife, Nadine...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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    Obituary: Rose Emma Postell

    Rose Emma Postell, 70, of Oakland, Florida, departed this life on Tuesday, May 19, 2015. She was employed as a home health aide. She was also a former employee of West Orange Hospital, Winter Garden and Health...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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    Obituary: Martha Evelyn Johnson

    Our beloved mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend spread her wings and flew away peacefully on May 17, 2015, after a long illness. Martha (Evelyn) Joiner Johnson was born to parents John L. and Willie (Blanche)...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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    Obituary: Mary Lynn Brandenburg

    Mary Lynn Brandenburg, age 42, of Winter Garden, Florida, passed away Friday, May 22, surrounded by her loving family. She is the loving wife of Stephen Brandenburg; proud mother of Andrew and Aidan Brandenburg; daughter of Kenneth...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Abigail Sprinkle is CFCA’s 2015 valedictorian.
    GALLERY: Central Florida Christian Academy Graduation

    Central Florida Christian Academy celebrated its Class of 2015 with a faith-filled Commencement Ceremony May 21 at CFCA. The 20 members of the Class of 2015 each received their diplomas, and the school honored valedictorian Abigail Sprinkle...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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    Tildenville Elementary to stage “The King and I”

    IF YOU GO WHAT: “The King and I” WHERE: Tildenville Elementary School, 1221 Brick Road, Winter Garden WHEN: 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 26 COST: Free admission ATTIRE: Audience members are asked to dress as if they are...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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    Ocoee band selected as Florida rep in National Memorial Day Parade

    OCOEE — During the National Memorial Day Parade, which begins at 2 p.m. May 25, in Washington, D.C., among the only bands from Florida, only one band’s trumpeters from the entire country will play taps to honor the fallen...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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    05.21.15 Winner: Lianne Graham

    Lianne Graham, of Winter Garden, submitted this photo of these beautiful horses. The West Orange Times & Observer is hosting this weekly contest, and winners will have their photograph featured and receive a $20 prize. To enter,...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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    TIPS FROM THE PROS: An Introduction to Flower Photography

    Flower photography offers an endless array of color, shape and textures to explore and is an ideal way to learn composition, lighting and the capabilities of your camera and lenses. It also allows you to slow down,...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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