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GoVetted provides caring ride sharing to the Florida Panhandle
"I am going to shoot you"
Teen charged with threatening to shoot another student
A Niceville High School student was arrested yesterday after threatening to shoot another student. Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office deputies charged the 15 year old with threatening to use a firearm in a violent manner.
He and another student became embroiled in an argument at school that stemmed from an off campus incident at the victim’s home.
Yesterday, after the victim confronted the defendant, the defendant yelled, “I am going to shoot you.
Several witnesses stated they heard the statement.
Now, I don’t normally include headlines like this in the Daily Rundown but this comes on the heels of the “It’s No Joke” campaign aimed at addressing school threats made by students in Florida.
The “It’s No Joke” campaign aims to dissuade youth from making school threats, because doing so can lead to being arrested and charged with a felony. Just as this Niceville student was charged with a felony.
Clothing drive for victims of Hurricane Michael
Today’s Boutique Partners with “Save The Closet” to host clothing drive for victims of Hurricane Michael
In memory of the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Michael, Today’s Boutique in Destin has partnered with Save the Closet to host a community clothing drive throughout the month of October.
The community is encouraged to clean out their closets and donate any new or gently used clothing, shoes and accessories for women, men and children by dropping them off at Today’s Boutique.
All items will be donated directly to locals that were affected by Hurricane Michael through Save The Closet, a local non-profit organization that features a community closet within a bus that travels into the most affected areas.
Their mission is to provide victims the normalcy and pleasure of a shopping experience to replenish their lost wardrobe, completely free of charge.
For anyone that brings in donations, Today’s Boutique will offer a $10 gift card as a thank you. Items may be dropped off any time during Today’s Boutique’s business hours, which are 10:00 am – 6:30 pm Monday through Saturday and 12:00 to 5:00 pm on Sunday.  
Meet this Majorette: Niceville High School freshman Kylee Saltsman wins gold medal for Team USA
Meet this Majorette: Niceville High School freshman Kylee Saltsman wins gold medal for Team USA
The weekender report
The international coastal beach clean up day is this Saturday at TWO locations in Destin - The Crab Trap on Scenic 98 and Henderson State Park.
This family-friendly event starts at 8 a.m. and includes free t-shirts on a first-come, first-serve basis the morning of the event. You can win prizes if you pick up the most cigarette butts and there were also be a social media photo contest!
You’ll also be treated to a free pancake breakfast afterwards at the Crab Trap Destin.
If you want to participate, there are only 75 spots available at each location - but here is a direct link to the online registration. Thanks to all the amazing community partners and volunteers who help put on this amazing event. 
This Sunday is the Grayt Vibes Music Fest going down in Grayton Beach. This feel good festival is all about creating exposure for all of our incredible local artists & musicians.
Everything kicks off at noon and It’s a block party style celebration on Hotz Ave that will feature a corn hole tournament, gulf therapy paddle, yoga, & live music.
They’ll also be auctioning and raffling off some pretty amazing art from some big local names and all of the money goes to local non profits like the South Walton Reef Association, Trees on the Coast and more.
If you’re an artist looking to get involved, they just might have a few booths still available. Find the Grayt Vibes Art & Music Fest on Facebook for more info. 
Taste of FWB
Taste of FWB is back for its fourth year and it’s happening this Sunday at the landing from 2-5 pm. They’ll have quite a few of the area’s best restaurants and food trucks bringing out some delicious bites and a huge selection of wine to sample as well.
Tickets start at $30 and you do have the option to buy wristbands for wine only, food only, or go all the way with VIP.
A portion of the proceeds go to benefit Children in Crisis. For more info find the Taste of FWB Facebook event.
Ok, that’s all I have for you today! We have a couple of videos dropping on our Facebook page today. If you don’t get to watch, I’ll include them on Monday’s Daily Rundown! Have a great Friday (and weekend) and we will talk next week :)
Jared


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