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Hamaker: I wanted better schooling, a better education

Former schoolteacher says homeschool is the “better” option
When most people think of homeschool families, certain preconceptions tend to creep in. Anti-social and fashion-challenged. Huge families whose whole world exists inside four walls. In this occasional series for The Brandon Beacon, …

5 fun Florida camping spots

(Florida State Parks)
Florida is universally recognized for its beautiful beaches. Less well known are its beautiful camping sites. Long Key State Park, Grayton Beach State Park, Anastasia State Park, Lithia Springs Regional Park and Hillsborough River State Park are five …

Nelson Mandela: A Life Remembered

President, freedom fighter and inspiration to the world dies at 95
Written by Victoria Rose Margaret Hadden
Nelson Mandela, the former President of South Africa, died on December 5, 2013 at hamis home in Johannesburg. He was 95. Nelson had previously been …

USAF Christmas flash mob surprises Smithsonian guests

The U.S. Air Force Band and Chorus surprised the guests at the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum with this incredible Christmas flash mob performance. The bar has officially been raised. Aim high, people.

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