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The Air Armament Center (AAC) was an Air Force Material Command (AFMC) center at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, responsible for development, acquisition, testing, and deployment of all air-delivered weapons for the U.S. Air Force.
Air Combat Command (ACC) is one of ten major Major Commands (MAJCOMs) in the United States Air Force, reporting to Headquarters, United States Air Force (HAF) at the Pentagon.
Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC) is a major command of the United States Air Force (USAF).
United States Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) is the special operations component of the United States Air Force and the U.S. Air Force component command to the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), a unified combatant command located at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.
Akeem Spence (born November 29, 1991) is an American football defensive tackle for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL).
The Alabama Crimson Tide refers to the 21 men and women varsity teams that represent the University of Alabama.
The Alabama Crimson Tide football team represents the University of Alabama (variously Alabama, UA, or 'Bama) in the sport of American football.
State Route 55 is a route in the southern part of the state.
Alter Bridge is an American rock band from Orlando, Florida, formed in 2004.
Apalachicola is a city in Franklin County, Florida, on US 98 about southwest of Tallahassee.
Area code 850 is in use for the Florida Panhandle, including Pensacola, Tallahassee and Panama City.
Aric A. Almirola (born March 14, 1984) is an American professional stock car racing driver.
Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca (Jerez de la Frontera, c. 1488/1490/1492"Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar Núñez (1492?-1559?)." American Eras. Vol. 1: Early American Civilizations and Exploration to 1600. Detroit: Gale, 1997. 50-51. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Web. 10 Dec. 2014. – Seville, c. 1557/1558/1559/1560"Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca". Encyclopædia Britannica. Encyclopædia Britannica Online. Encyclopædia Britannica Inc., 2014. Web. 08 Dec. 2014.) was a Spanish explorer of the New World, and one of four survivors of the 1527 Narváez expedition.
BAE Systems plc is a British multinational defence, security and aerospace company headquartered in London in the United Kingdom and with operations worldwide.
A bass player, or bassist, is a musician who plays a bass instrument such as a double bass, bass guitar, keyboard bass or a low brass instrument such as a tuba or sousaphone.
(This following information is taken from a Coronation Program for the Krewe of Bowlegs on June 5, 1982) The Billy Bowlegs Festival grew out of a Labor Day ski show celebration back in 1953, which was the brainchild of some enterprising young businessmen, the JAYCEES, eager to latch onto a project that would warrant their time and efforts, be fun, and bring more tourists into the area.
Brian Aubrey Marshall (born on April 24, 1973) is an American musician, songwriter, and real estate broker best known as the bassist and co-founder of the rock bands Creed and Alter Bridge.
The Brooks Bridge is a four-lane steel and concrete structure that carries highway U.S. Route 98 over Santa Rosa Sound (mile 223 of the Gulf Coast Intracoastal Waterway) just west of the Choctawhatchee Bay between downtown Fort Walton Beach, Florida and the three-mile section of Okaloosa Island controlled by the city of Fort Walton Beach.
George Everett "Bud" Day (24 February 1925 – 27 July 2013) was a United States Air Force colonel and pilot who served during World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War, including five years and seven months as a prisoner of war in North Vietnam.
Carolyn Murphy (born August 11, 1974) is an American model and actress.
The Central Time Zone (CT) is a time zone in parts of Canada, the United States, Mexico, Central America, some Caribbean Islands, and part of the Eastern Pacific Ocean.
Choctawhatchee Bay is a bay in the Emerald Coast region of the Florida Panhandle.
A city is a large and permanent human settlement.
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Creed is an American rock band, formed in 1993 in Tallahassee, Florida.
Crestview is a city in Okaloosa County, Florida.
Martinez D. Hall (born July 18, 1986) is a former American football wide receiver.
Daniel Carl Wuerffel (born May 27, 1974) is an American former college and professional football quarterback who won the 1996 Heisman Trophy and the 1996 national football championship while playing college football for the University of Florida.
The Denver Broncos are a professional American football team based in Denver, Colorado.
Destin is a city located in Okaloosa County, Florida.
Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport is an airport within Eglin Air Force Base, near Destin and Fort Walton Beach in Okaloosa County, Florida.
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Eglin Air Force Base (AFB) is a United States Air Force base located approximately 3 miles (5 kilometers) southwest of Valparaiso, Florida in Okaloosa County.
The Emerald Coast is an unofficial name for the coastal area in the US state of Florida on the Gulf of Mexico that stretches about through five counties, Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa, Walton, and Bay, from Pensacola to Panama City.
Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) are publicly announced standards developed by the United States federal government for use in computer systems by non-military government agencies and government contractors.
Florala is a town in Covington County, Alabama, United States.
Florida is a state in the southeast United States, bordered to the west by the Gulf of Mexico, to the north by Alabama and Georgia, to the east by the Atlantic Ocean, and to the south by the Straits of Florida.
State Road 189 (SR 189) is a north–south highway in the panhandle of Florida.
State Road 85 (SR 85) is a north–south state highway that runs from US 98 in Fort Walton Beach, Florida north to State Route 55 at the Florida/Alabama state line.
The Fort Walton culture is the term used by archaeologists for a late prehistoric Native American archaeological culture that flourished in southeastern North America from approximately 1200~1500 CE and is associated with the historic Apalachee people.
The Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an metropolitan area consisting of two counties in northwest Florida, anchored by the city of Crestview, Florida and Ft Walton Beach, Florida.
The GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast (MOAB pronounced, commonly known as the Mother of All Bombs) is a large-yield conventional (non-nuclear) bomb, developed for the United States military by Albert L. Weimorts, Jr.
The Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) is a database that contains name and locative information about more than two million physical and cultural features located throughout the United States of America and its territories.
Glenwood Razeem "Glen" Coffee, Jr (born May 1, 1987) is a former American football running back and current United States paratrooper.
The Heisman Memorial Trophy Award (usually known colloquially as the Heisman Trophy or The Heisman), is awarded annually to the most outstanding player in college football in the United States whose performance best exhibits the pursuit of excellence with integrity.
Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) is an American for-profit operator of health care facilities, the largest in the world.
A humid subtropical climate (Köppen climate classification Cfa or Cwa) is a zone of subtropical climate characterised by hot, usually humid summers and mild to cool winters.
Hurlburt Field is a United States Air Force installation located in Okaloosa County, Florida, immediately west of the Town of Mary Esther.
The of Interstate 10 in Florida is the eastern most section of the east–west Interstate 10 (I-10) in the Southern United States.
Jason Elam (born March 8, 1970) is a retired American football placekicker.
Joseph "Joe" Stanley (January 28, 1908 – March 15, 2012) was an American Retired United States Air Force Colonel.
Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.
Korn (stylized as KoЯn) is an American nu metal band from Bakersfield, California, formed in 1993.
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Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken is a casual dining franchise founded in 1966 specializing in chicken, homestyle sides, and biscuits.
There are 67 counties in the state of Florida.
This list of sovereign states provides an overview of sovereign states around the world, with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty.
Major League Baseball (MLB) is a professional baseball organization that is the oldest of the four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada.
Matthew "Matt" Cody Moore (born June 18, 1989) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Tampa Bay Rays of Major League Baseball (MLB).
In many countries, a mayor (or, from the Latin maior, meaning "bigger") is the highest-ranking official in a municipal government such as that of a city or town.
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Mert Shumpert born Preston Anthony Shumpert (20 August 1979) is an American-born naturalised-Turkish professional basketball player.
Milton is a city in Santa Rosa County, Florida, United States.
The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is a family-owned and -operated business venture that sanctions and governs multiple auto-racing sports events.
The National Football League (NFL) is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference (NFC) and the American Football Conference (AFC).
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA, pronounced, like "Noah") is an American scientific agency within the United States Department of Commerce focused on the conditions of the oceans and the atmosphere.
Niceville is a city in Okaloosa County, Florida, United States, located close to Eglin Air Force Base on Boggy Bayou that opens into Choctawhatchee Bay.
The Northwest Florida Daily News is a daily newspaper published in Fort Walton Beach, Florida.
Northwest Florida State College is a state college in Niceville, Florida and part of the Florida College System.
Okaloosa County Transit is the public transportation agency that serves the Okaloosa County, Florida.
Okaloosa County is a county located in the northwestern portion of the U.S. state of Florida, extending from the Gulf of Mexico to the Alabama state line.
Okaloosa Island is an unincorporated community on Santa Rosa Island in Okaloosa County, Florida.
The Old Mobile Site was the location of the French settlement La Mobile and the associated Fort Louis de La Louisiane, in the French colony of New France in North America, from 1702 until 1712.
Panama City Beach is a city in Bay County, Florida, United States, on the Gulf of Mexico coast.
Pensacola is the westernmost city in the Florida Panhandle and the county seat of Escambia County, Florida, United States.
Per capita income or average income is the measure of the amount of money that is being earned by person in a certain area, such as a city, region, or country, which is calculated by dividing the total income of a the area by its total population.
The Philippines (Pilipinas), officially known as the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a sovereign island country in Southeast Asia situated in the western Pacific Ocean.
Population density (in agriculture: standing stock and standing crop) is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume; it is a quantity of type number density.
The poverty threshold or poverty line is the minimum level of income deemed adequate in a particular country.
Quezon City (Lungsod Quezon, also known to Filipinos by its initials as QC) is the most populous city in the Philippines.
Race and ethnicity in the United States Census, defined by the federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the United States Census Bureau, are self-identification data items in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify, and indicate whether or not they are of Hispanic or Latino origin (the only categories for ethnicity).
Richard Oswalt Covey (born August 1, 1946) is a retired United States Air Force officer and former NASA astronaut.
Rick Malambri (born November 7, 1982) is an American actor, dancer, and model.
Robert Lee Fulton "Bob" Sikes (June 3, 1906 – September 28, 1994) was from 1941 until his resignation in 1944 and again from 1945 to 1979 a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from Florida.
San Marcos de Apalache Historic State Park is a Florida State Park in Wakulla County, Florida organized around the historic site of a Spanish colonial fort (known as Fort St. Marks by the English and Americans), which was used by succeeding nations that controlled the area.
Santa Rosa County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida.
Santa Rosa Islandp is a 40-mile (64 km) barrier island located in the U.S. state of Florida, thirty miles (50 km) east of the Alabama state border.
Santa Rosa Sound is a sound connecting Pensacola Bay and Choctawhatchee Bay in Florida.
Scott Brian Fletcher (born July 30, 1958), is a former professional baseball player who played shortstop and second base in Major League Baseball from 1981 to 1995.
A seaside resort is a resort town or resort hotel, located on the coast.
Shane Paul Gibson (February 21, 1979 – April 15, 2014) was an American musician best known for being the touring guitarist for the American metal group Korn, after the departure of Brian "Head" Welch in February 2005.
A snowbird is a term often associated with people who move from the higher latitudes and colder climates of the northern USA and Canada and migrate southward in winter to warmer locales such as Florida, California, Hawaii, Arizona, Texas, or elsewhere along the Sun Belt of the southern United States, Mexico, and areas of the Caribbean.
The Syracuse Orange men's basketball program is an intercollegiate men's basketball team representing Syracuse University.
Tallahassee is the capital of the U.S. state of Florida.
The Tampa Bay Rays are an American professional baseball team based in St. Petersburg, Florida, that competes in Major League Baseball (MLB).
The Weather Channel is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by The Weather Company, itself owned by a consortium that is owned in turn by NBCUniversal and investment firms The Blackstone Group and Bain Capital – and includes the online weather services Weather Underground and Intellicast, and weather data and software company Weather Services International (WSI) among its properties.
U.S. Route 98 (US 98) is an east-west United States highway that runs from the Alabama-Florida state line to southern Florida.
A state of the United States of America is one of the 50 constituent political entities that shares its sovereignty with the United States federal government.
The United States Census Bureau (USCB; officially the Bureau of the Census, as defined in Title) is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System responsible for producing data about the American people and economy.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS, formerly simply Geological Survey) is a scientific agency of the United States government.
The University of Florida (commonly referred to as Florida or UF) is an American public land-grant, sea-grant, and space-grant research university located on a campus in North Central Florida.
Valparaiso is a city in Okaloosa County, Florida, in the United States, and it is named after Valparaiso, Indiana.
Walton County is a county located in the state of Florida.
A wide receiver is an offensive position in American and Canadian football, and is the key player in most of the passing plays.
William Augustus Bowles (1763–1805), also known as Estajoca, was a Maryland-born English adventurer and organizer of Native American attempts to create their own state outside of Euro-American control.
Wyndham Worldwide Corporation is the holding company for Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, RCI and other lodging brands.
ZIP codes are a system of postal codes used by the United States Postal Service (USPS) since 1963.
The 1st Special Operations Wing (1 SOW) at Hurlburt Field, Florida is one of three United States Air Force active duty Special Operations wings and falls under the Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC).
The 33rd Fighter Wing (33 FW) is a United States Air Force unit assigned to the Air Education and Training Command's Nineteenth Air Force.
The 46th Test Wing is an inactive wing of the United States Air Force last based at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.
The 96th Test Wing (96 TW) is a United States Air Force formation assigned to the Air Force Test Center, Air Force Material Command (AFMC).
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