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Steve Vaughn Was Among Brevard’s Original Sports Journalists, ‘Covered Everything That Moved

Steve Vaughn began his journalism career as a sophomore at Cocoa High School in 1959 where he served the next three years as the sports editor for the Tiger Topics student newspaper and the TIGER school yearbook.

During that time, Vaughn wrote also sports columns for the Cocoa Tribune and the Orlando Sentinel Brevard edition, covering high school sports.

Vaughn said his affection for sports and journalism began as a kid in Atlanta, before his father went to work at the Cape and moved the family to Cocoa Beach.

His first sports hero was not an athlete, but a writer, Furman Bisher who became a legendary columnist for the Atlanta Journal.

Read the full article from Space Coast Daily: Steve Vaughn Was Among Brevard’s Original Sports Journalists, ‘Covered Everything That Moved’