Education News Archive - November 08, 2006
By Kelly Humphrey, Northwest Florida Daily News, Fort Walton Beach Nov. 8--Crestview native Alexis Tibbetts is expected to sail to victory in her bid to become Okaloosa County's next superintendent of schools.
Word of the Day
- The navel or umbilicus.
- In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
- A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.