Myra Fowler

The boy in the tree

The boy in the tree

Bus drivers in Navarre know the boy in the tree. They see him nearly every day of the school year, perched on a branch overlooking the school bus terminal on Escola Street. Pencil and clipboard in hand, 16-year-old John Fowler has a knack for keeping track of the buses. Student Transportation of America (STA) bus […]

Generous Gift

Generous Gift

Holley Navarre Firefighter Michael Hall presents a check for $6,100 to Myra Fowler, the office manager at Spectrum House, Monday morning. The money was raised at a charity golf tournament the Holley Navarre Professional Firefighters Association held in October at Hidden Creek. Read the full article in the Nov. 15 issue of Navarre Press. Visit […]

Local programs for autism abound

Local programs for autism abound

In 1908, the Swiss psychiatrist Eugen Bleuler first used the word “Autism,” employing it to describe a set of unusual symptoms in his patients. Thirty-five years later in a 1943 medical paper, Leo Kanner, M.D., described and recorded 11 cases of highly intelligent, socially withdrawn children. In the course of Kanner’s work, Donald Triplett, a […]