Brevard News

OBITUARY: Lynn Stallings Barnette Passed Away Peacefully Nov. 5 Surrounded by Her Loving Family

Lynn Stallings Barnette passed peacefully on the evening of November 5, 2020, surrounded by members of her loving family. She became the Executive Administrative Assistant to Center Director Robert L. Crippin at the John F. Kennedy Space Center and continued there until her retirement, and then returned on a contract basis with various contractors for a few years. […]

Brevard Crime News

Retired Melbourne Police Chief Keith Chandler Passes Away at 76, Longest Tenured Chief in MPD History

Former Melbourne Police Keith Chandler, 76, passed away at home on November 8, 2020, with his loving wife Patti holding his hand. He was instrumental in growing the Melbourne Police-Community Relations Council, and he led the agency through the establishment of Community Oriented Policing and many other innovations. These achievements still benefit the city of Melbourne today. […]