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Charles S. Miley
Charles S. Miley moved to Fort Pierce in 1914 from Mississippi. He served in the U. S. Army during World War I. After the war he studied for a time at the Sorbonne, in Paris. Miley returned to his job at the Fort Pierce News Tribune following these studies. In 1925 he became the paper's city editor. Charles wrote a weekly column during the late 70's called "Miley's Memos". These "memos" relate the early history of St. Lucie County. He was involved in bringing a community college to our county and served on the board of trustees of Indian River Community College. IRCC's learning resource center on the main campus is named in his honor.
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