Archive for August, 2012


Seminole County School Board Candidates

Seminole County School Board Candidates title (photos - Charles E. Miller for CMF)
The candidates in the August 14, 2012 Seminole County School Board race are Amy Lockhart and Sylvia Pond. This feature presents separate interviews with each candidate and a recording of the school board candidate forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Seminole County and the PTA. Voters will gain insights into the position of the candidates as they discuss FCAT, the district budget crisis, the proposed 1 mil property tax hike and many other issues.

(Produced, reported and edited by Desta Horner. Candidate forum still photos – Charles E. Miller for CMF Public Media. Candidate forum recording assistance courtesy Kenneth Abreu, Seminole County Public Schools.)

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Seminole County Commission Candidates

Seminole County Commission Candidates title (photos - Charles E. Miller for CMF)
Republican candidates Lee Constantine, Kathleen Gallagher McIver, and incumbent Dick Van Der Weide are standing for election for Seminole County Commissioner for District #3. They addressed voters at a forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Seminole County and the Oviedo ~ Winter Springs Regional Chamber of Commerce. A fourth Republican candidate for this commission seat– Don Epps, was unable to attend this event.

(Produced, reported and edited by Stephen McKenney Steck. Still photos – Charles E. Miller for CMF Public Media.)

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Seminole County Court Judicial Candidates

Seminole County Court Judicial Candidates (from left - Jeff Dowdy, Debra L. Krause and Jaimon H. Perry) (photo - CMF Public Media)
Hear judicial candidates Jeff Dowdy, Debra L. Krause, and Jaimon H. Perry cite their credentials, respond to questions, and make a direct appeal for your vote to serve a 6-year term as Seminole County Court Judge in group-2. Length – 37:12

(Produced, reported and edited by Stephen McKenney Steck)

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Orange-Osceola State Attorney Candidate Debate

Orange-Osceola State Attorney Candidate Debate (photo - Charles E. Miller for CMF)
Hear the fireworks between candidates Jeffrey L. Ashton and Lawson L. Lamar standing for election to hold the office of State Attorney for the Ninth Judicial Circuit of Orange and Osceola County, Florida. One of the two will be elected by voters in those counties on Tuesday, August 14, 2012. Length: 54:34

(Produced, reported and edited by Stephen McKenney Steck
Still photos – Charles E. Miller for CMF Public Media
Candidate forum recording assistance courtesy Boehm & Boehm Forensic Media Consulting)

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