VALPARAISO — Staff members and trustees from the Heritage Museum of Northwest Florida attended the opening reception of newly displayed Bob Sikes memorabilia in March at the Northwest Florida State College Robert L.F. Sikes Education Center in Crestview.

The exhibit, which Kelli Knudsen from the Heritage Museum of Northwest Florida curated, showcases the life and times of U.S. Congressman Bob Sikes. The reception served as the official dedication of a new office for state Representative Mel Ponder.