Palm Beach County's Schools Superintendent Wayne Gent, Former County Commissioner Karen Marcus And Jupiter Resident Burt Reynolds Will Be Among Those Taking Part In A Roast Of Dr. Ed Eissey This Weekend.

Eissey Was The First Principal Of Palm Beach Gardens High School And Is A Longtime Friend Of Reynolds.

The Roast Is At Pga National Saturday Night And It Will Raise Money For Palm Beach Gardens High's Magnet Program.

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We spoke with Burt Reynolds about a number of things, including the lack of movie production being done these days in South Florida.


We also asked him what kept him here in Palm Beach Countyf or so long, after his years in California.

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