Category: Retirement

Foley at 100

Retired newsman, military veteran and Nebraska native Kent Cockson discovered the Alabama Gulf Coast the old-fashioned way – he married into it. Cockson is the author of a new book “100 Years of Foley”, hometown of his wife, the former Sylvia Staton.

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Cover Couple: January 2015

They met when she was 16 and he was 18. This year they will mark their 48th wedding anniversary. The Buechlers consider themselves part-time residents of the Gulf Coast and they take advantage of Navarre’s central location to make day trips into Pensacola, Destin and other nearby communities to shop, dine and take advantage of the many events that are staged throughout their six-month stay.

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