On October 12, 2015 The Laureen Trent Radio Show WMEL AM 1060 aired a very special show with two very special guests and Yes a Challenge to our Mayors at the end of the Broadcast to be auctioned off to help raise funds for our Veterans and Military .
LIVE POST BROADCAST BELOW
Beth Young President and Terri Nieves - Armed Services Chariman of the Brevard Federated Republican Women. We talked about the Hero's that will be honored that died in Action protecting our great nation. We also talked about the Confirmed Guests, and auction items and yes our Public Officials . The BFRW Honor Dinner and Fundraiser will be held on November 7th , 2015 at 6PM at Holiday In Hotel and Conference Center, Melbourne Florida.
Keynote speakers will be Congressman Ron DeSantis ( Navy SEAL commander) , LTC Ronald D. Frye ( RET US Army), and LTC Tim Thomas (Ret US Army ). Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey will Be the Auctioneer.
Special Honor and recognition will be given to the families of SOC Aaron Carson Vaughn, Operaton 300 and 1st Lt Todd Weaver Memorial Foundation. Both of our Hero's killed in Action while serving our great nation.
In addition the following public officials are already confirmed to be auctioned off
- Lisa Cullen: Brevard County Tax Collector
- Scott Ellis: Brevard Clerk of Court
- Phil Archer : Florida State Attorney
- Blaise Trettis: Public Defender
- Dana Blickley :Brevard County Brevard County Appraiser
- Curtis Smith : Brevard County Commissioner Clerk of Court
- Wayne Ivy: Brevard County Sheriff !
At the end of the broadcast a Challenge was also made to all our Mayors of Brevard County to be a Auctioned off along with our very own John Harper CEO of WMEL 1060 AM at the Dinner.
In case you missed it, Here is the Challenge and be sure to listen to the post broadcast which it was Announced during the end of the second portion of the show .
Challenge to Brevard County Mayors
- Henry Parrish II: Cocoa
- Kathy Meehan: Melbourne
- William Capote: Palm Bay
- Dave Netterstrom: Cocoa Beach
- Hal J. Rose : West Melbourne
- Jim Tulley: Titusville
- Pat O'Neill - Rockledge
- Dave Berkman - Indialantic
- ** Other Mayors Welcome to accept the challange and be a part of giving back to our Veterans and Military in Brevard County
and Very Own Veteran owned community Radio Station
Will You Accept the Challenge?
For more Information or if you would like to accept please
send an email to
CC: To Laureen Trent : [email protected]
Please put in the Subject Line:
I Accept the Challenge To Be Auctioned for our Veterans
All proceeds to Go to various Veterans organizations in Brevard County. Be sure to listen to the post broadcast for all Details .
All in the county are invited to Attend this grand BFRW Biennial Honour the Veterans and Military Dinner and Fundraiser Auction. Hope to see you there its going to be so much fun and a great cause !
Registration Form that can be filled out on line at
Advance Payment requested by Monday November 2, 2015.
Laureen Trent , Writer/ Journalist
Community Radio Show Host
Real Estate Business Owner
Small Business Consultant
VAREP State Director