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Gary Corsair

Akers Media Group's Executive Editor Gary Corsair began writing professionally while attending high school in Greentown, Indiana. He's spent most of the past 46 years in writing, reporting, editing and producing roles for newspapers, magazines, TV, and radio. He's served as publisher and editor of three newspapers, TV news director, and executive producer of two documentaries about The Groveland Four. Gary’s earned more than 65 awards for journalism excellence and is the author of Legal Lynching: The Sad Saga of the Groveland Four and 'Cats With 12 Lives, the story of the 1964 State Champion Wildwood Wildcats. He and Gwen, his wife of 41 years, moved to Florida from Indiana 28 years ago. He can be reached at: gary@akersmediagroup.com
‘Mean’ Marie

‘Mean’ Marie

Leesburg was much different 46 years ago. Home alarm systems were exclusive to rich folk; most folk left doors unlocked. Guns were for hunting, not protection. Fear and distrust were big-city emotions … until a mother of three was abducted…
FINAL THOUGHT: Sticky subjects

FINAL THOUGHT: Sticky subjects

At the risk of sounding like a stuck-in-the-past bore, I wish someone would bring back bumper stickers. I’m talking real bumper stickers with messages that make you laugh, think or grind your teeth. Thirty-five years ago, when I was learning…
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