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Top 500 Wrestlers Ranked: 'American Dream' Dusty Rhodes 25th best among the greats

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Dusty Rhodes snapshot / Headline Sufer®Dusty Rhodes remembered by WWE on Twitter / Headline Surfer®DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- "The American Dream" Dusty Rhodes is ranked 25th best among the top 500 greatest wrestlers of the past 65 years.

The HeadlineSurfer.com column Wrestling ReWind presents its latest top 500 poll in honor of Rhodes, who died Thursday in Orlando, reportedly after a fall. He was 69.

The 25th ranking among the top 500 wrestlers truly demonstrates Rhodes' standing among the pro wrestling greats.

Rhodes, with his roly-poly girth, was not a hulking figure like the immortal Hulk Hogan, No. 1 of the top 500 wrestlers in the Wrestling ReWind rankings. But Rhodes played to his strengths with that girth as the "blue collar son of a plumber."

Daytona 200 bike race gets green flag for 2015 run at Speedway

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Daytona International Speedway has reached a sanction agreement with the American SportBike Racing Association to hold the 74th annual Daytona 200 motorcycle race in 2015 during Bike Week, track President Joie Chitwood announced today.

Headline Surfer Endorsement: Webster Barnaby for Deltona City Commissioner Henry Frederick Fri, 02/08/2013 - 04:36
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DELTONA , Fla. -- Webster Barnaby wants to bring "integrity, jobs and prosperity" to the table as his platform for Deltona City Commissioner (Dis 2). We believe he will try and do just that.

Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr: 'Pillar of Hope and a Model of Grace'

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On Monday, Jan. 17, we will reflect on the life and legacy of Dr. King, who, with his brave supporters, stood in strong opposition to racial discrimination, as well as the wrongful and unequal treatment of people who differed in national origin and religious beliefs.

California governor denies parole for Robert Kennedy’s killer Henry Frederick Sat, 01/15/2022 - 06:47
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YouTube embedding / California's governor on Thursday rejected releasing Robert F. Kennedy assassin Sirhan Sirhan from prison more than a half-century after the 1968 slaying left a deep wound during one of America's darkest times. (Jan. 13)

-- Henry FrederickHeadline Surfer - Daytona Beach, Sanford, Orlando, FL 

Headline match for WWE's Royal Rumble set: Seth Rollins challenging Roman Reigns for Universal championship

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ORLANDO, Fla. -- The battle lines were drawn on Friday Night Smackdown and Seith Rollins clearly is a threat to Roman Reigns' reign as Universal champion and something for the WWE Universe to look forward to yet another war with Brock Lesnar.

Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer welcomes Y'all to the City Beautiful's holiday weekend tribute to the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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ORLANDO, Fla. -- It's all about the celebration of the life and death of Dr. Martin Lurther King, Jr. on this truly American holiday weekend and Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and city dignitaries hope that Y'all will be a part of the festivities.

Multimedia: Suspected drug dealer with little boy in tow arrested in Daytona Beach after car pursuit with trafficked amounts of meth, heroin, fentanyl, cocaine & oxycodone seized

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- A fleeing driver with a 4-year-old boy and a trafficking amount of fentanyl, meth, and other drugs in his car was tracked down and arrested after abandoning the vehicle in favor of trying to hide in a vacant house Thursday night.

60. Loveable dog 'Midnight' survives being stabbed by DeLand man described as suicidal and Baker-acted; dog recovering from cruel act

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DELAND, Fla. -- A dog whose human owner stabbed her in the side before leaving her at home in DeLand and threatening suicide in Ormond Beach was recovered by Volusia sheriff’s deputies and Volusia County Animal Services officers, who took her in for treatment and put her on the road to recovery.

61. Orlando felon sentenced to seven years plus in federal prison for possessing a short-barreled rifle and aggravated identity theft

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Top 100 Stories 2021 / Headline SurferCounting 'em Down: For better or for worse, this is the Headline Surfer countdown of the 2021's Top 100 biggest news stories of Central Florida along the tourism-driven stretch of Interstate 4 (Orlando Attractions and east to I-95 & the World's Most Famous Beach in Daytona). Each recap segment is posted with its own headline, culminating with the unveiling of No.