Cocoa Crew Review

A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing

Cocoa Crew Review - A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing

Today is National Coffee Day

Hello CREW…                                                            09-29-16

     It was a wet, lightning filled evening  but that didn’t

stop the  Magnificent 3  plus 7 CHS Alumni  from enjoying

  very good Cowboy Dinner’s at  PopZ’s  on Merritt island.



L – R    Ann Driskill, Sherri Gentry, Clark True,

   Lois Atkinson, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe, Jack Crockett,

 Gerri Dutchertoken Indian 

Server: Shanna was Tip Top!

 A sincere THANK YOU  George & Lois for the photo work.   

Today is   National Coffee Day…   What’s in your cup?

Wow!  at Publix:  6 eggs – 9 Cents each!  That and a coffee

        gives you a good start on breakfast this morning.

Gas prices are still going down!   Check your area here:

Next event:   October Birthday’s at Ashley’s, Rockledge

     5  Ginger Fine   18  Sandy Brannin   19  Bob “Boots” Evans

 20  Allen Scott   27  Spencer Payne   28  Sarah Policicchio

 32  Billy Budd 

He who is not satisfied with a little,

                                   is satisfied with nothing.   –  Epicurus

Sent from my I-teepee, getting a little is always better than nothing!

                                   I started with nothing and  STILL  have most of it.

Popz Redbones Barbecue, M.I.

Hello CREW… 💘                                                        09-25-16

       A  NEW  location to visit, recommended by the

    Magnificent 3!  A.D. G.D. & P.S.  You know who you are!  😉

Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW event 

   Popz  Redbones  Barbecue, M.I.       

   5:00 PM    Wednesday   Sept 28, 2016

             2137 N Courtenay Pkwy, M.I.  877-2130
          On west side of road, 1/2 mile south of Court House
                          Previous location of  Vinnie’s Italian.
                                MENU  click to enlarge!

      CHS Class of 1962 –  Planning a mini-reunion

                 March, 2017 –   Evening with friends.


Contact: Kathi Fontenot Murray

New  Scooter’s Coffee Drive – Thru   is open.  Just north of Rockledge Hospital on Orange Street.


    Ugh!  Scooter’s Teepee NO serve  Hot Wings or Firewater!  


College  🏈  Football results:

                     Noles  55   vs   USF Bulls    35

                   Gators  28   vs   Tennessee  38

    Stanley “Buckwheat” Dural Jr.  passed at 68!  
              Known as “Buckwheat Zydeco” 
 his music is almost as much fun as  Rock n Roll!

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.
                                                               – Omar Khayyam

Sent from my I-teepee,  ole Indian happy for many moons!  🙂 

No Chinese Fireworks but Ginger and Garlic was the restaurant to celebrate the last day of Summer!

Hello CREW… 💘                                                          09-22-16

     No  Chinese Fireworks  but  Ginger and Garlic  was

     the restaurant to celebrate the last day of Summer


Picture 1:   L – R   Jackie Lane, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe,

    George Reinhart, Gerri Dutcher, an Indian, Clark True,

   Myrna Swindell, Ann Driskill  (wearing new red sneakers! )

              Sherri Gentry, Jack Crockett, Ginger Fine.

photo2!Picture 2:   L – R      Yep an Indian,  Clark True,

                Myrna Swindell, Ann Driskill, Sherri Gentry,

     Jack Crockett, Ginger Fine, Jackie Lane, Bill Weinberg

              Carole Saxe, George Reinhart, Gerri Dutcher.

  SERVER:  Emily, one  chop stick  away from perfect!  😉

       Thank You!   Lois 🌹 Atkinson for the pictures. 

Condolences to James Ward  CHS’59  and Family.
         Charlie Ward  CHS’57   passed on September 20th.

September 22nd – Autumn Equinox, beginning of Fall.
                                   Cooler weather coming soon?
                      Also – National Ice Cream Cone Day
                                        See YOU at the D.Q.?  😋 

Next event:    POPZ’s  REDBONES  BARBECUE  M.I.
           YOU can be part of history, be there for our 1st Visit! 
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
                                                                            – Derek Bok

Sent from my i-teepee, ole Indian educated at Cocoa High…
                                                        know  HOW  send smoke signals!

Gators 32 vs North Texas 0

Hello CREW…  Emoji                                                  09-18-16

Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW event
  5:00 PM    Wednesday   Sept 21, 2016  
Ginger and Garlic  –  Emoji  Chinese
                     Gluten-Free and Friendly”
                     1172 US Highway 1  Rockledge,  Fl 32955
                                             (321)  632-8888  – see menu
Ahhhh sooo Emoji U want Hot n Sour Soup with that?
         Today is National  🍔 Cheeseburger Day!
                       See you at HARDEE’S  sp?   lol
             Please note CORRECTED email address.
Class of 1962 – Planning a MINI REUNION
Saturday –  March 11, 2017
For Info Contact:   Kathy Fontenot-Murray  or 954 749-3714
Condolences to Gerri Dutcher CHS’62 and Family.
                                     Her mother passed Saturday.

CREW says, get well soon Charlie Butler CHS ’60,

                                    recovering from back surgery.

College Football:  Ugh!   FSU  20  vs  Kentucky  63

  Don’t panic, Noles scored 7 touchdowns in the 5th qtr!   😉

      Gators  32  vs  North Texas  0  (chomp chomp!) 

If you have never done anything evil,
          you should not be worrying about devils
                      to knock at your door.  –  Chinese Proverb

Sent from my I-teepee knock on teepee door can not heard! – BTB 

14 Alumni agree – Olive Garden, an Italian Delight!

Hello CREW…                                                       09-15-16


14 Alumni agree – Olive Garden, an Italian Delight!


  Lois Atkinson, BTB, Gerri Dutcher, David Alexander,

      Mary Laycock, Judy Denny, George Reinhart,

          Sharon, Laura, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe,

             Clark True, Ann Driskill, Priscilla Firkins.

                     SERVER:    Jeff was SUPERIOR!

      CHS Class of 1962 – Planning a MINI REUNION

                       Saturday –  March 11, 2017   

         For Info Contact:   Kathy Fontenot-Murray

    or  954 749-3714

Get well soon:              Tim Toll   CHS’58
                  Recovering from recent medical issue.

Viceland:   TV Channels  183  and/or 1299

               Launched: Feb 29, 2016 a NEW TV show.

         Have mentioned this before AND it does have

      some really interesting shows.   NOT PORN!  lol


Population of the World is:   7.3  Billion.

    Population of the USA is:  324  Million.

         Cocoa High Alumni:  too many to count!  😉 

Next event:      Ginger and Garlic 👲 Chinese

                                 Visit: # 7      Last:  06-29-16

Perhaps the world’s second-worst crime is boredom;
                       the first is being a bore.   – Cecil Beaton

Sent from my I-teepee CREW events, no crime – never boreing!  😉  

The only test of leadership is that somebody follows

Hello CREW… 💘                                                       09-11-16

             8:46 AM  Tuesday   9/11/01
              Pause for a moment today to remember.
              Our world dramatically changed that day.
Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW event 
     5:00 PM   Wednesday    Sept 14, 2016 
         OLIVE  GARDEN  RESTAURANT       205  E.  Merritt Island cswy    459-0306   
Want to print a Garden coupon?   😉
Wanna dance?   Dancing With The Stars.   

               Premiere:  Monday, September 12 at 8/7C on ABC
CHS Alumni – Tim Toll,  United States Navy – Chief
                                          retired and living in Cocoa.
College  🏈  Football  –  September 2016      Saturday:    Noles  52    vs   Charleston Southern  8                         Gators 45    vs          Kentucky  7
Sully Miracle on the Hudson.  Saw it Saturday.
 Good movie U might shed a tear, take a Kleenex!  😢
Here’s a link to the incident
The only test of leadership is that somebody follows.
                                                           – Robert K. Greenleaf
Sent from my  I-teepee,  I will follow but…  who is the Chief?  😉 

A halo has to fall only a few inches to be a noose.

Hello CREW…  💘                                                   09-08-16

       12  CHS Alumni   just   “Loved”  Ashley’s.   😉

                  Good Food and  GREAT SERVICE! 

Pic 1   L – R   Clark True, Myrna Swindell, Ann Driskill,
                        “Shy?” Sherri Gentry, Corinne Bowley,
                Gerry Trammell, Carole Saxe, Happy Indian,
      Bill Weinberg, David Alexander, George Reinhart.
Pic 2    Super Server / Honorary CHS Alumni  “Christie”
              gives Peace Offering to  Indian BillyTwoBeers.
Pic 3     Have you heard a  GHOST   lives at Ashley’s?
                  She was visible in the mirror last night!
 Looks amazingly like our CHS Alumni  Photographer
                                  Lois 🌹 Atkinson!   😉  

Doc say’s  It’s Rare  but:
Ugh!  17-year-old boy died after a hickey on his neck
              led to a blood clot that traveled to his brain.
           Hummm  did U give/get hickey’s while at CHS?  😈

College   🏈   Football  –  2016  

   Saturday:  12:30    Noles    vs   Charleston Southern

                         3:30   Gators   vs          Kentucky

Next  🚀  Launch:    Atlas V   OSIRIS-REx   Probe to
               Asteroid Bennu.  Will map and get samples.
                        Tonight   7:05  to  9:05 PM

Next event:      Olive Garden Italian – M.I.           
                                  Visit: # 6       Last:  11-11-15

A halo has to fall only a few inches to be a noose. 😇
                                                                   – Dan McKinnon

Sent from my I-teepee while adjusting  Peace Bonnet Feathers!

Put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, and in five years there will be a shortage of sand.

Hello CREW…                                                     09-04-16

Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW event

 5:00 PM    Wednesday    Sept 7, 2016

          Ashley’s  Restaurant

                1609  Highway 1    Rockledge, Fl   636-6430


 Alumni September Birthdays:

     1  Clark True   9  Shirley Pomeroy   10  Gerri Dutcher

11   Mickey Griffis   11  Jerry Fischer   12  Maryann Rector

 18  David  Alexander   22  Cheryl King   22  Conrad Koch\

    26  Buzz Phillips   28  Gerry Trammell   28  Lois Butt

                               31  Ruby Begonia


Welcome, two new HAPPY HOUR CREW members:

Patsy Johnson Shiflett CHS’61 & Darwin Shiflett CHS’58

In case you missed…


T +  1:10   Boom     

T +  1:22   watch payload fall to ground and explode!  Ugh!

College    Football – 2016:  

           U of F   24   vs    Massachusetts  7

      Sept 5th  FSU  vs  Ole Miss  7:00 pm  ESPN  

This is beautiful!        See parts of China from a drone.

       At  24 sec… see the guy In the white shirt on the

          bridge, he is flying the drone.  Great Views!


Put the federal government in charge of the

          Sahara Desert, and in five years there will

                    be a shortage of sand.   – Milton Friedman

Sent from my I-teepee,  Ugh!  Buy stock in  SAND – 4 – U INC?


In heaven, all the interesting people are missing.

Hello CREW…  💘                                                         09-01-16

   Carrabba’s M.I.  –  An Italian treat for  16 CHS Alumni!


Pic 1:  L – R  Gerri Dutcher, Sandy Mangum, Harvey Baker,

      Clark True, Mary Laycock, Judy Denny, Jack Crockett,

       George Reinhart, Carole Saxe, Bill Weinberg, Laura,

 Ann Driskill, Priscilla Firkins, Sherri Gentry,  1/2 Indian?

                                                                                    Really only 25%  😁   


Pic 2:  L – R  Carole Saxe, Bill Weinberg, Laura, Ann Driskill,

        Priscilla Firkins, Sherri Gentry,  BTB?  Gerri Dutcher,

 Sandy Mangum, Harvey Baker, Clark True, Mary Laycock,

           Judy Denny, Jack Crockett, George Reinhart.

Thank You – our Alumni Photographer,  Lois🌹Atkinson!

                 SERVER:  Tony was fast and efficient.

Email from Tom Norwich.  Our condolences to the family.
 “Just to let you know, Brother Bill died yesterday.” (8-28-16)
                                    William G. Norwich  CHS’62

College  🏈  Football  Starts:  
    Sept 3rd  U of F  vs  Massachusetts  6:30 pm SECN

        Sept 5th  FSU  vs  Ole Miss  7:00 pm ESPN

Did U Know?     81 murders in Chicago last month.

                       Ugh!  Football season just started!  😱  

Next event:    Ashley’s Restaurant in Rockledge

             September Classmate’s Birthday Day Party!

                                  Visit: # 88     Last:  08-03-16

In heaven, all the interesting people are missing.

                                                        – Friedrich Nietzsche

Sent from my I-teepee,  Hummm  will  YOU  be there?  

Ole Indian won’t.  Will be in Happy Hunting Grounds?  

Sent from my I-teepee,  Hummm  will  YOU  be there?  

  Ole Indian won’t.  Will be in Happy Hunting Grounds?  😉