Archive for November, 2013


Viewpoint Seminole #10

Viewpoint Seminole #10 title (photo - Charles E. Miller for CMF)
Hear the viewpoints of panel members Steve Barnes, Russ Hauck and Jeanne Morris on medical marijuana proposal, Seminole voters pick for a Democratic nominee for governor, measuring public trust in local government, and the public access to the Geneva gun range. Plus shout outs, call outs and a look around the corner (length – 33:46)

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

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The Crooked Mayor

Crooked_Mayor title (money picture courtesy - Dani Simmonds)

Forest Lake, mayor, legislator, banker, embezzler and crook is a classic scoundrel from the roaring 20’s and bankrupt 30’s in Florida. He helped create Seminole County in 1913 only to find his vision corrupted by greed. The story of the infamous mayor of Sanford is told by Professor Dan Gilmartin of Seminole State College.  (length 23:33)


(Produced, reported and edited by Desta Horner, Historical photos courtesy Jim Robison)

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Saigon: Last Chopper Out

Saigon: Last Chopper Out title. Helicopter photo courtesy Cpl Aubry L. Buzek & USMC. Col, Berry Inset photo courtesy Charles E. Miller for CMF
Marine Colonel Gerald Berry of Winter Springs, Fl., recounts his role in the dramatic story of the evacuation of the U.S. Ambassador in the Vietnam war (length 18:38).

(Produced, reported and edited by Stephen McKenney Steck, Event photos – Charles E. Miller for CMF Public Media, Helicopter title photo – courtesy Cpl Aubry L. Buzek & USMC; Historical photos courtesy Col. Gerald Berry. Event audio support – John Campbell & First United Methodist Church)

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