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** Business .........................A7 Diversions ......................B7 Local & State ...............B1-6 Obituaries ......................B3 Sports........................C1-6 Viewpoints ....................A8 SATURDAYMostly sunny 73 / 64FRIDAYPartly sunny 68 / 55TODAYMostly sunny 65 / 46 Panama City News Herald Want to subscribe? Call 850-747-5050 Thursday, March 22, 2018 PANAMA CITY @The_News_Herald facebook.com/panamacitynewsherald75 ¢ www.newsherald.com LOCAL & STATE | B1FREE HEALTH CLINICO cials say clinic likely moving locations LOCAL & STATE | B1VINNY AND BAYSCo ee shop to open location in Newnan, Georgia SPORTS | C1NATIONAL TOURNEYLady Commodores shake o nerves, get set for Seward By Tyra L. Jackson850-522-5121 | @TyraJackPCNH tjackson@pcnh.comPANAMA CITY BEACH „ Local tourism officials said they would experience little to no impact when a new law affecting tourist development tax usage goes into effect July 1.Gov. Rick Scott recently signed House Bill 7087, which will allow local governments to expand the use of tourist development tax revenue to include lagoon and estuary renourishment and tourism-related public facilities. The bill defines public facilities as major capital improvements that are expected to stay up for five or more years, includ-ing transportation, sanitary sewer, drainage, pedestrian facilities and more.But Dan Rowe, executive director of the Tourist Development Council, said despite the expanded use, the bill wont much affect opera-tions in Panama City Beach. He said local officials already have funded beach nourishment projects, public safety efforts and other purposes outlined in the law.The TDC has been able to legally expend dollars for beach renourishment, beach maintenance, landscaping and public safetyŽ already, he said. With those expendi-tures, we reach the threshold that can be spent for public infrastructure projects that maintains the requirement 40 percent that has to be spent on marketing.ŽI dont think we will be negatively affected,Ž he said. Its important for the tourist development tax (dol-lars) to go toward why it was enacted, which is to support the Bay County economy.ŽThe Bay County Chamber of Commerce, however, sees HB 7087 as an issue.We adamantly opposed any other uses outside of the approved usage by voters, when bed taxes were passed,Ž said Carol Roberts, Chamber president. She said Bay County has found other means to support its infrastructure, such as the half-cent sales tax approved by voters in November 2016.In 2016, our community stepped up to pass an infrastructure surtax, where people are paying for that,Ž TDC: Tourism law wont hurt BayRowe: Bay TDC already helped fund infrastructure projects Jess Kiefer, operation manager at ZooWorld, tackled a man trespassing at the zoo Tuesday morning and detained him using a hold she uses to wrestle alligators. The man reportedly had broken in and stolen alcohol from an apartment on the grounds. [JOSHUA BOUCHER/THE NEWS HERALD] By Eryn Dion747-5069 | @PCNHErynDion edion@pcnh.comPANAMA CITY BEACH „ When ZooWorld Operation Manager Jess Kiefer spotted an unknown man wandering around the grounds before the zoo opened Tuesday, her first thought was about the safety of the animals.She didnt know how long he had been on the property, she recalled, what he had brought with him or if he had possibly gotten to an animal. One thing she did know, however, was that he wasnt going to get away.I always wondered, if I found someone who had broken in, what I would do with my fight or flight „ whether I would fight or fly away,Ž said Kiefer, who lives on the ZooWorld property. I always thought I would fly, but I saw him and I just went after him and grabbed him.ŽA highly trained alligator handler, according to ZooWorld Director Kayte Hogan, Kiefer took the man„ later identified as 19-year-old Jonah Abraham „ down to the ground and put him in an alligator hold,Ž putting all her weight on his neck and back to keep his head down and squeezing him with her legs to keep him from squirm-ing away.That was the first, and only, move I could think of,Ž Kiefer said.While she had Abraham on the ground, Kiefer took out her phone and called 911, turning on the speaker and setting it on the ground so she could talk to dispatchers. She said she had to tell Abraham to be quiet a few times because he was yelling so loudly the dispatchers couldnt hear her. When he heard deputies were on their way, Abraham tried to bolt away from her, ZooWorld employee puts trespasser in alligator holdWisconsin man charged with burglary of an unoccupied dwelling Abraham By Katie Landeck522-5114 | @PCNHKatieL klandeck@pcnh.comPANAMA CITY „ The Cabana Motel is one step closer to becoming a func-tional building again, with plans moving forward to turn it into a retail space with a rooftop bar.Last week, Panama City issued a development order for phase one of renovations, which will allow the property owner to make renovations to the inte-rior of the building on both floors. The plans call for small retail spaces as well as storage space on the first and second floors.The changes will make all the difference in the worldŽ for the St. Andrews community, said real estate agent Dwight Hicks, who is managing the project.You go down to South Florida and youll see a bunch of these 50s hotels, and they look great,Ž Hicks said. Thats what we are basing our thought on.ŽThe contractors for the project should start pouring concrete within the next six weeks, Hicks said. The pool already has been removed.Run-down and with numerous code enforce-ment violations during the years, the Cabana Motel has earned the reputation of the eyesoreŽ of St. Andrews.But Hicks „ acting on behalf of 1212 Beck Avenue LLC, of which Georgiabased developer George Kingston is a managing agent „ said the remodel will turn the waterfront property into something spectacular.ŽHicks said the people he is working for want to see Panama City blossom,Ž and this is the first step.If the project is successful, Hicks said in seven or eight years, the property could be redeveloped a second time into something bigger. Kingston purchased the property in December 2016 for $575,000. Because the building is in a flood zone, special atten-tion will be paid to the materials and construction techniques that can be used on the first floor, according to Panama City Director of Planning Mike Lane.Development order issued for CabanaThis rendering shows the planned remodel of the former Cabana Motel on Beck Avenue. The property would offer retail space on both ” oors, plus a rooftop bar. [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO] Construction expected to start within 6 weeksSee LAW, A6 See ZOOWORLD, A6

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** A2 Thursday, March 22, 2018 | The News Herald Authorities have arrested a Bay County couple after a babysitter reported that two children appeared to have been badly beaten, according to official reports. Amy Lynn Witte: This hurts my heart and sickens my stomach so much. I am not able to have children and people like this make me want to grab them up and never let them go from a hug. Poor babies.Ž Wanda Solomon: Thanks to the Angel who stepped up and said not on my watch.Ž To many folks turn a blind eye. May God bless her and then let him deal with the parents, ,,grrrrr.Ž Mary Sylvestro Clemons: What is wrong with these women who let boyfriends beat on their kids, hey there is no guy or anything he has worth that.Ž Gun owners have filed a second lawsuit against the state over gun-related provisions in a new school-safety law, this time alleging a ban on bump stocksŽ is an unconstitutional taking of property. Angie Howell Caughlin: There is literally no restriction on guns that some people will agree to. Its disgusting. No one outside of the military should have an automatic weapon. If you need an automatic, you are probably the one in the wrong. The Principal author of the second amendment (Madison) literally banned guns on the campus of university of VA. He would have found the selling of bumpstocks to civilians absurd. If our gun laws keep being ruled by the extreme with zero compromise on sensible restrictions, we are going to end up with that amendment repealed. Wake up.Ž Steve Reid: Bump stocks were created based on a method that didnt require any store bought item that wasnt already available, Your Belt loop,Your hand and the never ending ability of the human race to adapt to anything it wants.ŽREADER FEEDBACKToday is Thursday, March 22 the 81st day of 2018. There are 284 days left in the year.Highlights in History:On March 22, 1968, President Lyndon B. Johnson announced Gen. William C. Westmoreland, the commander of American forces in Vietnam, would leave that post to become the U.S. Armys chief of staff. Students at the University of Nanterre in suburban Paris occupied the schools administration building in a prelude to massive protests in France that began the following May.On this date:In 1933 during Prohibition, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed a measure to make wine and beer containing up to 3.2 percent alcohol legal. In 1978 Karl Wallenda, the 73-year-old patriarch of The Flying WallendasŽ high-wire act, fell to his death while attempting to walk a cable strung between two hotel towers in San Juan, Puerto Rico. In 1991 high school instructor Pamela Smart, accused of recruiting her teenage lover and his friends to kill her husband, Gregory, was convicted in Exeter, New Hampshire, of murder-conspiracy and being an accomplice to murder and was sentenced to life in prison without parole. In 1992 27 people were killed when a USAir Fokker F-28 jetliner bound for Cleveland crashed on takeoff from New Yorks LaGuardia Airport; 24 people survived. In 2017 a knife-wielding man plowed a car into pedestrians on Londons Westminster Bridge, killing four people, then stabbed an armed police of“ cer to death inside the gates of Parliament before being shot dead by authorities.TODAY IN HISTORYMary Ciesielski of Panama City is 98. Colene Smith of Panama City is 53. Composerlyricist Stephen Sondheim is 88. Evangelist broadcaster Pat Robertson is 88. Actor William Shatner is 87. Singer-guitarist George Benson is 75. Writer James Patterson is 71. CNN newscaster Wolf Blitzer is 70. Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber is 70. Sportscaster Bob Costas is 66. Singer-actress Stephanie Mills is 61. Actor Matthew Modine is 59. Actress Reese Witherspoon is 42. Rapper Mims is 37. Rock musician Lincoln Parish (Cage the Elephant) is 28. To submit birthdays, email pcnhnews@pcnh.com with birthdayŽ in the subject line, or drop off a current photo and fill out a birthday form at the front desk of The News Herald, 501 W. 11th St. The deadline is noon three business days prior to the birthday. Birthday announcements must include the persons first and last name, city and age. The photo is a mug shot and must be a clear photo.HAPPY BIRTHDAY Ciesielski FLORIDA LOTTERYThese Florida lotteries were drawn Tuesday: Fantasy 5: 07-14-25-26-27 Lucky Money: 02-17-27-43, Lucky Ball 9, estimated jackpot $550,000 Mega Millions: 14-38-51-64-70, Mega Ball 9, Megaplier 3, estimated jackpot $377 million Powerball: estimated jackpot $40 million Pick 2 Evening: 7-3 Pick 2 Midday: 9-2 Pick 3 Evening: 6-3-8 Pick 3 Midday: 9-7-2 Pick 4 Evening: 4-5-3-1 Pick 4 Midday: 2-1-8-1 Pick 5 Evening: 3-6-7-6-4 Pick 5 Midday: 3-8-7-6-3 YOUNG ARTISTHarlee Johnson Grade 5 Tyndall Elementary School Smith CATCH OF THE DAYJ.E. Mclean “ shing at Bear Creek with his brother Brodus Mclean. Caught on a bream buster.Ž [BETH MCLEAN/ CONTRIBUTED PHOTO] Today1 AWKWARD OXEN IMPROV HOUR: 10 a.m. at Fonville Press in Alys Beach. Free; suitable for all ages. Seaside Reps improv troupe plays games, makes up scenes and songs on the spot. Details: LoveTheRep. com2 FREE HEALTH CLINIC: 1-4 p.m. at the Panama City Rescue Mission Support Center, 515 E. Sixth St., Panama City. Free; registration is in the morning before clinic opens. Details: 850-215-01593 SPEAK ANOTHER TONGUE: 1-3 p.m. at the Native Spirit Museum and Gallery, 1101 Beck Ave., Panama City, as part of Anthropology Week. Ron Scott is Choctaw from Oklahoma who will share the native tongue of his people. Details: 890-99054 DENNIS LANDINGHAM EXHIBITION: 5-8 a.m. at The Artist Cove studio gallery, 36 W. Beach Drive, Panama City. An evening of art and enjoyment with a classical guitarist performing and plenty of refreshments. Open to the public. Friday5 UNWINED: 6-8 p.m. Biscuits and Jam kick-off party presented by Southern Living at Aaron Bessant Park, 600 Pier Park Drive, Panama City Beach, with cuisine from Southern chef and cookbook author Matt Moore and music by Nashville recording artist Cale Tyson. Details: http://bit.ly/UNwineD6 DEATH AND TAXESŽ: 7:30 p.m. at Kaleidoscope Theatre, 207 E. 24th St., Lynn Haven. The Hendricks City Council is hiding something. Who murdered the stranger from the IRS? Details and tickets: 850-265-3226 or kt-online.orgGO AND DOWe want to see your catch of the day: Post your photos to the News Herald Facebook page with your name, city of residence and information about the photo. Email photos to yourpix@pcnh.com. Catherine Cardy, of Sarnia, Ontario, Canada, submitted this picture and said There is always a place to watch the sunset.Ž [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO] PICTURE PERFECTWe want your photos: Post your photos to the News Herald Facebook page with your name, city of residence and information about the photo. You can email photos to yourpix@pcnh.com. CELEBRATE COMMUNITY NEWSROOM DIRECTORY Tim Thompson, Publisher .....................................850-747-5001 tthompson@pcnh.com Mike Cazalas, Editor ..............................................850-747-5094 mmcazalas@pcnh.com Shane Spence, Regional Operations Director .....850-747-5078 sspence@pcnh.com Robert Delaney, Regional Controller ....................850-747-5003 rdelaney@pcnh.com Jamie Smith, Human Resources Coordinator .....850-747-5005 jsmith@pcnh.com Michael McCabe, Advertising Sales Manager ....850-747-5082 mmccabe@pcnh.com Kathleen Smith, Advertising Digital Sales Manager ....850-747-5004 krsmith@pcnh.com Roger Underwood, Regional Circulation Director ... 850-747-5049 runderwood@pcnh.com CIRCULATION Missed Delivery: Call The News Herald at 850-747-5050 between 6 a.m. and 10 a.m. Monday Friday and 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. Make the News Herald a part of your daily life. 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However, rather than assess an extra charge for premium editions, we will adjust the length of your subscription, which accelerates the expiration of your subscription, when you received these premium editions. There will be no more than 2 premium editions per month. ADVERTISING To place a display ad, call 850-747-5030 Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. To place a classi“ ed ad, call 850-747-5020. SINGLE COPIES Daily, 75 cents; Sunday, $1.50. DID WE MISS YOU? If we missed you, we want to correct the oversight. For redelivery: Call The News Herald at 850-747-5050 between 6 a.m. and 10 a.m. Monday through Friday and 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. COPYRIGHT The entire contents of The News Herald, including its logotype, are fully protected by copyright and registry and cannot be reproduced in any form for any purpose without written permission from The News Herald. Published mornings by The Panama City News Herald (USPS 419-560), 501 W. 11th St., Panama City, FL 32401. Periodicals postage paid at Panama City, FL. Postmaster: Send address changes to The News Herald, P.O. Box 2060, Panama City, FL 32402Setting it straight It is the policy of The News Herald to correct all errors that appear in news stories. If you wish to report an error or clarif y a story, call 747-5070.P.O Box: 1940, Panama City, FL 32402 | Address: 501 W. 11th St. Panama City Fl, 32401 | Phone: 850-747-5000 | WATS: 800-345-8688 | Online: newsherald.com PANAMA CITY

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** The News Herald | Thursday, March 22, 2018 A3By Jim Vertuno and Will WeissertThe Associated PressPFLUGERVILLE, Texas „ As a SWAT team closed in, the suspected bomber whose deadly explosives terrorized Austin for three weeks used one of his devices to blow himself up. But police warned that he could have planted more bombs before his death, and they cautioned the city to stay on guard.Mark Anthony Conditt, an unemployed college dropout, had been tracked down using store surveillance video, cellphone signals and witness accounts of a strangelooking customer making purchases in a disguise that included a blonde wig and gloves. His motive remained a mystery.Police finally found the 23-year-old early Wednes-day at a hotel in a suburb north of Austin known as the scene for filming portions of Friday Night Lights.Ž Officers prepared to move in for an arrest. When the suspects sport utility vehicle began to drive away, they followed.Conditt ran into a ditch on the side of the road, and SWAT officers approached. Thats when he detonated a bomb inside the vehicle, Austin Police Chief Brian Manley said.Authorities did not immediately say whether Conditt acted alone in the five bombings in the Texas capital and suburban San Antonio that killed two people and wounded four others.Investigators released few details about Conditt, except his age and that he was white. Neighbors say he was home schooled. He later attended Austin Com-munity College from 2010 to 2012, according to a col-lege spokeswoman, but he did not graduate.In posts dated from 2012, a blogger who identified himself as Mark Conditt of suburban Pflugerville wrote that gay marriage should be illegal. He also called for the elimination of sex offender registrations and argued in favor of the death penalty. He listed his interests as cycling, tennis and listening to music.Of gay marriage, Conditt wrote: Homosexuality is not natural. Just look at the male and female bodies. They are obviously designed to couple.ŽJay Schulze, who lives in Pflugerville, said he was jogging Tuesday night when he was stopped by police and asked about the bombings. He said police flew drones over Conditts home for about six hours between Tuesday eve-ning and early Wednesday morning.Schulze described the home as a weird house with a lot of people coming and goingŽ and a bit rundown.A neighbor who watched Conditt grow up said he always seemed smart and polite. Jeff Reeb said he has lived next to Conditts par-ents for about 17 years and described them as good neighbors. Conditt had visited his parents regu-larly, he said.Suspected Austin bomber blows himself upOf“ cials investigate near a vehicle, center, where a suspect in the deadly bombings that terrorized Austin blew himself up as authorities closed in on him Wednesday in Round Rock, Texas. [JAY JANNER/AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN VIA THE ASSOCIATED PRESS] By Andrew TaylorThe Associated PressWASHINGTON „ Despite second thoughts, President Donald Trump swung behind a $1.3 trillion government spending bill Wednesday that would give him a partial victory on funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall.House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., rushed to the White House amid wor-ries that Trump was talking about withdrawing his sup-port for the measure, said a person familiar with White House communications with congressional leaders. However, after a faceto-face meeting, Trump confirmed his support.The president and the leaders discussed their support for the bill, which includes more funds to rebuild the military,Ž said White House Press Secre-tary Sarah Sanders, adding that it would fund Trump priorities such as wall con-struction, add money to combat the opioid crisis and provide new infrastructure spending.Earlier, a meeting of top congressional leaders pro-duced tentative accords on two tax provisions and a decision to strengthen the criminal background check system for gun pur-chases. Ryan said an official agreement on the sweeping measure would likely come very soon.ŽGOP aides said that Trump would win $1.6 bil-lion for his promised wall and physical barriers along the border, which would include both new construction and the repair of existing segments. But he would be denied a more recent, far larger $25 bil-lion request for multi-year funding for the wall project. Democrats said just $641 million would go to new segments of fencing and walls that double as levees.Negotiators planned to unveil the massive government-wide spending bill later in the day in hopes of passing it before a Friday midnight deadline to avoid a government shutdown.To the dismay of many Democr ats, the measure wont renew protections for young DreamerŽ immigrants facing possible deportation. It also wont provide subsidies to insurers who cut costs for low-earning customers. And it wont have federal payments to insurance carriers to help them afford to cover their costliest clients.The top four leaders of both House and Senate met Wednesday and emerged saying they basically had a deal. Were in a good place,Ž Ryan said.The bill would give Trump a huge budget increase for the military, while Democrats would cement wins on infrastructure and other domestic programs that they failed to get under President Barack Obama. The bill would fund a 2.4 percent pay raise for mili-tary personnel touted by Republicans.Battles over budget pri-orities in the huge bill were all settled, while a handful of non-budget issues remained, including a GOP effort to fix a poorly drafted section of the recent tax cut law that is harming Mid-western grain companies.At Wednesdays meeting, GOP aides said, top leaders including Ryan agreed to fix this so-called grain glitch „ while adding a tax-credit provision sought by Democrats to boost low-income hous-ing units.They also said the agree-ment would add Fix NICSŽ legislation designed to beef up compliance with gun background check reporting requirements.Another fight would remove an earmark protecting money for a rail tunnel under the Hudson River thats a top priority of Trumps most powerful Democratic rival, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York. The project would remain eligible for funding, however, and a Schumer aide said it was likely to win well more than half of the $900 million sought for this year under rules govern-ing various Department of Transportation accounts.The measure on the table would provide major funding increases for the Pentagon „ $80 billion over current limits „ bringing the military budget to $700 billion and giving GOP defense hawks a long-sought victory.We made a promise to the country that we would rebuild our military. Aging equipment, personnel shortages, training lapses, maintenance lapses „ all of this has cost us,Ž said Ryan. With this weeks critical funding bill we will begin to reverse that damage.ŽDomestic accounts would get a generous 10 percent increase on average as well, awarding Democrats the sort of spending increases they sought but never secured during the Obama administration.Both parties touted $4.6 billion in total funding to fight the nations opioid addiction epidemic, a $3 billion increase. More than $2 billion would go to strengthen school safety through grants for training, security measures and treatment for the mentally ill. Medical research at the National Institutes of Health, a longstanding bipartisan priority, would receive a record $3 billion increase to $37 billion.Trump swings behind massive spending billSpeaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., meets with reporters Tuesday following a closed-door Republican strategy session on Capitol Hill in Washington. [J. SCOTT APPLEWHITE/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS]

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** A6 Thursday, March 22, 2018 | The News Heraldshe said, adding if other counties are having issues funding infrastructure, they might need to step upŽ like Bay County did.HB 7087 derived from similar bills like Senate Bill 658, sponsored by Jeff Brandes, and House Bill 585, sponsored by Rep. Randy Fine. SB 658 died in Appropriations, and HB 585 died in Com-munity Affairs.Under the new law, officials can use bed tax revenue for public facilities if the county has gathered at least $10 million in bed taxes from the prior year, which Bay County far exceeds, and if county officials approve the use for planned facili-ties by at least two-thirds of its members. No more than 70 percent of the proposed public facility could be funded by the tourist development tax, and a study would have to be performed „ at the expense of the tourist development council „ that details the positive impact the facility will have on the countys tourism.At least 40 percent of all bed tax revenue still must be used to promote and advertise tourism, according to the new law. The requirements are in place to preserve the current commitment to marketing and advertising, said Jay Ferrin, legislative aide to Sen. Jeff Brandes.This bill allows local governments to have the option to use those funds more freely, as long as they have put a significant amount toward marketing and the purpose is related to tourism,Ž Ferrin said.He said many officials see the law as a way to help municipalities fund local projects.In many areas, we have counties with tens of millions of dollars in bed tax that are unable to use it for local projects that the community desperately needs, like sewage systems and lagoon improvements. In my district, the city of St. Pete Beach cannot add an extra hotel room because the sewage system is at capacity,Ž he said. LAWFrom Page A1so Kiefer switched up her grip, putting him in an MMA-styleŽ choke-hold, according to police reports, and keeping him on the ground until depu-ties arrived.I was a big wrestling fan when I was younger,Ž Kiefer remarked.Hogan arrived at the zoo about five minutes after the deputies, who were waiting outside to tell her Kiefer had subdued the suspect all by herself.The deputies were like, I didnt even have to help, Ž she said. Even the deputies were impressed.ŽAccording to Bay County Sheriffs Office reports, Abraham, who is from Eau Claire, Wiscon-sin, scaled the ZooWorld fence about 7 a.m. and broke into an apartment on the property where an employee usually stays, stealing two bottles of alcohol. In speaking with deputies, Abraham reportedly said he had been looking for a vapeŽ his friend had dropped during their visit. Depu-ties noted a very strong odorŽ of alcohol coming from Abraham and that he seemed intoxicated.Hogan said the incident is the first of its kind at ZooWorld. All of their dangerous animals are put into their bedroomsŽ at night, she said, and are kept behind at least three layers of security so no one can get to or let them out. The property also is fully encasedŽ in a 10-foot security fence, but theres only so much you can do to fight stu-pidity,Ž Hogan said.Kiefer said what happened didnt really hit her until after everything settled down, and Hogan said the zoo is trying to come to terms with the incident, which she said was a little amusing but also terrifying.Abraham has been charged with burglary of an unoccupied dwelling and held on a $10,000 bond. ZOOWORLDFrom Page A1 Dan Rowe, executive director of the Bay County Tourist Development Council, said a new law on tourist tax usage wont much affect the county, as the TDC already has funded beach nourishment projects, public safety efforts and other purposes outlined in the law. [NEWS HERALD FILE PHOTO] By Heather YakinGatehouse Media New YorkGOSHEN, N.Y. „ Minutes after an Orange County jury convicted Gregory Cardona of crim-inally negligent homicide and reckless driving in the crash death of girlfriend Ashley Martinez, months of tensions and resentment between the two families exploded into shouts and name-calling.The fracas started Wednesday morning just after deputies led Cardona out of court to the inmate holding area, when Assistant District Attorney Matthew Healy stepped toward the rail to speak to Martinezs family, which filled one side of the gallery.From the crowd across the courtroom, Cardonas stepfather muttered an insult at Healy, which set off a woman in Martinezs family.We lost Ashley!Ž she shouted, adding an insult. Shes dead! Shes dead!Ž the woman wailed.Several court officers stationed in the courtroom for the verdict quickly stepped between the families, keeping them separated despite attempts by a few people to get at the other side.An Orange County Court jury found Cardona, 28, guilty of criminally negligent homicide, a felony, and reckless driving, a misdemeanor, in the Aug. 30, 2016, crash that killed 25-year-old Martinez. The jury acquitted Cardona on the top count, second-degree vehicular manslaughter, and a mis-demeanor count of driving while ability impaired by drugs, a decision that seemed to stun both fami-lies. The verdict suggests that jurors did not find proof beyond a reasonable doubt that Cardona was impaired by marijuana. Healy and Senior Assis-tant District Attorney Lorri Goldberg argued at trial that Cardona was high and driving recklessly at the time of the crash.Families argue in NY court after man found guiltyGregory Cardona reacts as an Orange County Court jury acquits him of second-degree vehicular manslaughter, then “ nds him guilty of criminally negligent homicide and reckless driving. The jury also acquitted him of driving while ability impaired by drugs. [HEATHER YAKIN/GATEHOUSE MEDIA NEW YORK]

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** The News Herald | Thursday, March 22, 2018 A7 BUSINESSTHE DOW 30COMPANY CLOSE CHG. 3M $234.14 +1.69 Am. Express $94.74 -0.21 Apple $171.27 -3.97 Boeing $337.10 -0.53 Caterpillar $155.80 +1.74 Chevron $117.04 +2.54 Cisco $44.31 -0.06 Coca-Cola $43.00 -0.16 DowDuPont $67.43 +1.04 Exxon $75.04 +1.05 Gen. Electric $13.88 +0.24 Goldman Sachs $261.85 -1.34 Home Depot $178.02 -0.14 Intel $51.56 +0.01 IBM $156.69 +0.49 J&J $131.19 -0.02 JP Morgan $114.74 +0.10 McDonalds $158.66 -0.72 Merck $54.69 +0.05 Microsoft $92.48 -0.65 Nike $66.35 -0.45 P“ zer $36.27 -0.06 Proc. & Gamble $77.04 -1.27 Travelers $141.10 -0.38 United Tech $127.00 -0.16 Verizon $47.28 -0.41 Walmart $88.18 +0.23 Walt Disney $101.82 +0.47 United Health $222.82 -3.96 Visa $123.22 -1.69STOCKS OF LOCAL INTERESTCOMPANY CLOSE CHG. AT&T $36.00 -0.34 Darden Rests $93.31 -1.80 Gen Dynamics $223.75 -1.63 Hanger Inc $16.05 +0.05 Hancock Hldg $54.45 -0.15 Home Bancs $24.13 +0.11 Itt Corp $52.43 +0.65 The St Joe $19.75 +0.25 Kbr Inc $17.35 +0.25 L-3 Comms $206.35 -0.44 Oceaneering $20.12 +1.11 Regions $19.53 +0.07 Sallie Mae $11.34 +0.16 Southern $43.90 +0.05 Suntrust $70.87 +0.20 Westrock $64.84 +0.26 Ing-Rand $88.99 +0.03 Engility $25.37 +0.18 Source: Matt Wegner Financial Advisor The Edward Jones Co. Panama City, 769-1278 FOREIGN EXCHANGEU.S. $1.00 = Canadian 1.29 U.S. $1.00 = Mexican Peso 18.44 U.S. $1.00 = Euro 0.81 U.S. $1.00 = British Pound 0.71MARKET WATCHDow 24,682.31 44.96 Nasdaq 7,345.29 19.02 S&P 2,711.93 5.01 Russell 1,579.30 8.90 NYSE 12,683.74 20.10COMMODITIES REVIEWGold 1,320.70 9.60 Silver 16.357 .232 Platinum 950.60 5.60 Copper 3.0485 .0230 Oil 65.17 1.63PANAMA CITYRemodeled Winn Dixie reopens today on U.S. 231The Panama City WinnDixie will reopen its remodeled store with a ribbon cutting at 7:45 a.m. today.As part of the celebration, the store at 3621 N. U.S. 231 will give mystery gift cards worth $5 to $500 for the first 500 cus-tomers at the store. The Barry Fish Band will perform, there will be free food and beverage samplings, and Winn-Dixie will present a $2,000 check to the Boy Scouts of America Gulf Coast Council.Improvements made during the remodel include a new facade and signage, updated farm-fresh produce department, a Dollar Shop section, an expanded meat department, in-house sushi and more.The Panama City WinnDixie is open from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m., seven days a week. The store will open at 8 a.m. today only. News Herald staff report Fed raises key rate and foresees two more hikes this yearBy Martin CrutsingerThe Associated PressWASHINGTON „ The Federal Reserve raised its key interest rate Wednesday in a vote of confidence in the U.S. economys durability while signaling that it plans to continue a gradual approach to rate hikes for 2018 under its new chairman, Jerome Powell.The Fed said it expects to raise rates twice more this year. And it increased its estimate for rate hikes in 2019 from two to three, reflecting more optimistic expectations for growth and low unemployment.In a statement after its latest policy meeting, the Fed said it boosted its key short-term rate by a modest quarter-point to a still-low range of 1.5 percent to 1.75 percent. It also said it will keep shrinking its bond portfolio. The two moves mean that many consum-ers and businesses will face higher loan rates over time.Taken together, the Feds actions and forecasts sug-gest a belief that the economy remains sturdy even nearly nine years after the Great Recession ended.The Feds latest rate hike marks its sixth since it began tightening credit in Decem-ber 2015, after having kept its benchmark rate at a record low near zero for seven years to help nurture the economys recovery from the recession. Wednesdays action was approved 8-0, with the Fed avoiding any dissents at the first meeting Powell has pre-sided over as chairman since succeeding Janet Yellen last month.Bond yields rose and stocks held on to most of their gains after the Feds announcement, which was widely expected. But by the time stock trading had ended, the Dow Jones industrial average was down modestly, and the yield on the 10-year Treasury note, a benchmark for mort-gages and other loans, was up only slightly.Economists said its decision to raise rates despite some recent sluggish data in areas like consumer spending showed that the Powell-led Fed has faith in the economys resilience.The Fed has more confidence in the economys underlying momentum and appears to be more determined to normalize interest rates,Ž said Mark Vitner, senior economist at Wells Fargo.Vitner predicted that the central bank will end up raising rates four times this year despite its forecast for three.Some investors had specu-lated that Powell might move to impose his mark on the Fed by signaling a faster pace of rate hikes for 2018. But the Feds new economic fore-casts, which include a median projection for the path of future increases, made no change to its December pro-jection for three hikes this year.If the Fed does stick with its forecast for three rate increases this year and three in 2019, its key policy rate would stand at 3.4 percent after five years of credit tightening. Wednesdays forecast put the Fed longterm rate „ the point at which its policies are neither boosting the economy nor holding it back „ at 2.9 percent. At a news conference after the meeting, Powell said the Fed hasnt lowered its forecasts for growth because of the Trump administrations decision to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. But he said the Feds regional bank presidents have heard concerns from businesses about the consequences of the tariffs.Trade policy has become a concern going forward for that group,Ž the chairman said, referring to business leaders.But among the Fed officials who met in Washington this week, Powell said, theres no thought that changes in trade policy should have any effect on the current outlook.ŽPowells first news confer-ence ended 15 minutes earlier than the roughly hour-long sessions Yellen typically held, primarily because he kept his answers shorter. Powell said he might choose to hold a news conference after each of the Feds eight meetings each year, up from four now, but that he hadnt yet decided.Wednesdays statement showed only minor changes from the text the Fed had issued in January after Yellens final meeting. The statement described economic activity as rising at a moderate rate,Ž a slight downgrade from January, when the Fed described the economy as rising at a solid rate.ŽThe statement did not mention the extra govern-ment stimulus that has been added since the Feds most recent economic forecast in the form of a $1.5 trillion tax cut and a budget agreement that will add $300 billion in government spending over two years.By Marley JayThe Associated PressNEW YORK „ After a jittery afternoon of trading, major U.S. stock indexes fell Wednesday while smaller companies fared better. The Federal Reserve raised interest rates, as investors expected, and said it could raise rates at a quicker pace next year.Stocks traded higher early in the day and jumped after the Fed announced its decision. The Dow Jones industrial average climbed 250 points, but gave it all up as new Fed Chairman Jerome Powell addressed reporters. At the end of trading it wobbled and ended lower. The dollar weakened and bond yields turned lower. Yields had risen earlier in the afternoon.The Fed said the U.S. economy and the job market continued to improve over the last two months. It still expects to raise interest rates three times this year, and said it might raise rates three more times next year instead of two.Brent Schutte, the chief investment strategist for Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management, said Powell is trying to tell Wall Street what the Feds plans are without worry-ing investors too much. He said stocks dropped after Powell said rates might rise higher than the Fed expects.The market will have to get to know Jerome Powell a little bit and will have to test his credibility as Fed chairman,Ž he said. I would imagine the bar is higher for him in the shorter term because he is not a trained economist,Ž unlike Janet Yellen and other predecessors.Energy companies led the way as oil prices jumped for the second day in a row. Homebuild-ers advanced following a report that sales of previously occupied homes increased in February. Cereal and packaged foods companies slumped after General Mills reported rising expenses and cut its annual profit forecast and airlines skidded after Southwest said its revenue is suffering as it cuts fares to compete with other companies.The S&P 500 index slid 5.01 points, or 0.2 per-cent, to 2,711.93. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 44.96 points, or 0.2 percent, to 24,682.31. The Nasdaq composite fell 19.02 points, or 0.3 percent, to 7,345.29. The Russell 2000 index of smaller companies gained 8.90 points, or 0.6 per-cent, to 1,579.30.Bond prices edged lower. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note declined to 2.88 percent from 2.90 percent Tuesday. It had risen as high as 2.93 per-cent as investors expected quicker gains in interest rates.David Kelly, the chief global strategist for JPM-organ Asset Management, said stocks usually do well when rates are rising, but only up to a point.Stocks wobble after interest rate hike Vote of con denceFederal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks following a meeting Wednesday in Washington. The Federal Reserve is raising its benchmark interest rate to re” ect a solid U.S. economy and signaling that its sticking with a gradual approach to rate hikes for 2018. [CAROLYN KASTER/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS] By Tom MurphyThe Associated PressMedical bills can push patients over the financial cliff, but a new study says this may not happen as often as previous research suggests.Hospitalizations cause only about 4 percent of per-sonal bankruptcies among non-elderly U.S. adults, according to an analysis published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine.This contrasts with pre-vious research by former Harvard professor and current U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren and others that pointed to medical reasons as the trigger for more than 60 percent of U.S. bankruptcies.In the new study, researchers tracked the credit reports of more than a half million adults under 65 in California who had a hospitalization between 2003 and 2007 that wasnt tied to childbirth. They found that hospitalizations clearly forced some patients into bankruptcy in the years following their stay, said study co-author Matthew Notowidigdo, a Northwestern University economist.It just may not happen as frequently as the other research indicates.What causes bankruptcies is still somewhat unknown, but it appears that medical expenses are responsible for a much smaller share of them than previously thought,Ž said co-author Raymond Klu-ender of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.Researchers also esti-mated that hospitalizations were responsible for only about 6 percent of bankruptcies among uninsured patients. They noted that hospitalization rates are lower in that patient group compared to the overall non-elderly population.The new analysis included a broader range of people than earlier research, which focused on those who already had filed for bankruptcy protection.Such a narrow focus makes it impossible to infer the role of medical expenses in causing bankruptcyŽ without information on those who had big medical bills and didnt sink financially, the authors of Wednesdays report noted.Their study also had limitations: It focused only on adult patients from one state who were hospitalized.Kluender said hospital stays often are the first event that triggers a chain of struggles with medical expenses and medical debt.ŽThe research looked at hospitalizations that occurred several years before the federal Affordable Care Act expanded insurance coverage to millions of Americans.Study: Medical bankruptcies may not be as common as thought

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** A8 Thursday, March 22, 2018 | The News HeraldWRITE TO US: Letters should not exceed 300 words and include the writers name, address and phone number for veri“ cation. Letters may be edited for clarity and brevity. Guest columns of up to 600 words may be submitted as well. Write: Letters to the editor, The News Herald, 501 W. 11th St., Panama City, FL 32401 Email: pcnhletters@pcnh.com NRA is not untouchable The NRA has so many people going up against them they must be stunned. For years they thought they ruled America. Now they are finding out, thank God, that they dont. Trump the whirling dervish who has been on all sides of every issue and has no clue what he really stands foris one of their biggest fans. We know he speaks out both sides of his mouth. One day accusing those in the meeting of being scared of or beholden to the NRA, then and after a fireside chat in the White House with his $30 million benefactors, namely the NRA, he falls back in line with his lord and masters! The NRA has finally met its match. The brave young people from Parkland have far more guts and not afraid to stand up to them have created a movement that is only getting stronger. God bless those smart young people for doing what the weakkneed politicians who much prefer that perfect A+ rating and the continuation of donations from the NRA are too afraid to do. Millions stand with the Parkland Strong and the other voices that have joined in their cause for putting lives before guns.Carol Philp, Panama CityLETTER TO THE EDITORI have seen drivers of golf carts on Front Beach Road that were younger than 16. Commonwealth Fund has rated the U.S. health care system as the worst among the 11 developed nations, worst performing, and spends the most money and rates poor in the equality of coverage. Nothing to be proud about. Self-driving cars are ridiculous! Already one death due to one. How stupid are these people who thought that was a good idea in the first place? Has the world gone mad? Our friends and allies may be few and far between in the era of Trump. They know him to be inept, impulsive and unstable. It is those in Congress and elsewhere who refuse to see that, which makes them complicit enablers! Re: Ronald Wolff Letter to Editor: America DOES NOT have one of the best health care systems in the world. Thank you, Ron Wolff. If you stood up for Christianity in most of the Middle East, you would not be alive. Cruise ship port here would be great! Tourists would love PCB and spend money here. A lot of locals cruise! Save us the long drive to other ports! My God! Where will it all end? Armed teachers! Now some suggesting armed federal agents at voting booths. We as a country appear to have lost our mind! I want harsher penalties for deaths by drunk drivers. Dear Mr. President, Its what you learn after you know it all that really counts. Hillary is blaming all you white women for her loss. Mueller is a Republican and Im Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Bravo for the gun-carrying school official who stopped the shooter. FakebookŽ now hated by liberals. PCB is richer in so many ways after ending Spring Break debauchery.SQUALL LINE ANOTHER VIEWLast week, Ohio experienced a local version of the misinformed nonsense that is poisoning so much of the civic conversation in America these days when the internet lit up with the newsŽ that a student had been suspended for not joining in an antigun walkout protest „ another case of liberal public schools indoctrinating their students and punishing conservative dissenters, the instant storyline went. It wasnt true, but that didnt keep the boys father from getting death threats from one side and attaboys and offers of attorney help from the other. And, while the school district and the boys family have debunked the rumor, the misplaced outrage about it no doubt still iscirculating online and will do so indefinitely. The irony is that, as the family tells it, Jacob Shoemaker didnt want any part in the raging controversy over gun control, which is white-hot in many high schools following the Feb. 14 killings of 14 students and three coaches at a high school in Parkland. When he heard about plans for the walkout, he didnt want to join, nor did he want to go to a study hall where school officials wanted all nonprotesters to go. Either choice, he felt, would be making a political statement he didnt want to make. He wanted to stay in his classroom, which is what he did, and he was suspended for not following administrators instructions, which were to either join the protest or go to a study hall. Jacobs punishment became public after he shared a photo of his suspension notice with a friend, who did the 21st-century-teen thing to do and shared it online, heedless of the fact that it showed Jacobs dads name and phone number. The texts and calls to Scott Shoemakers phone began early, along with angry messages to the Ohio school district. There are a number of lessons to be learned here. One is the districts response to the protest „ upending classes and insisting that nonprotesting students gather in study halls „ was a bit heavy-handed. Administrators not otherwise occupied could have watched over the walkouts while teachers remained with any kids who stayed in the classrooms. Another is one that every social-media user should know, but so many dont: Carelessly exposing anyones contact information can have very serious consequences. Scott Shoemaker said he may have to change his phone number. The most important lessons are that outrageous things read on social media have to be taken with a healthy dose of skepticism, and sharing things you dont know to be true could very well be fueling the rancor that seems to be such a permanent part of public life these days. A version of this editorial first appeared in the Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch, a News Herald sister paper with GateHouse Media.Dont share without thinkingThe poisoning of a Russian ex-spy in the English countryside has roused Britons to two truths: Vladimir Putin regards their country as an easy mark, but its also an extremely pleasant place for his oligarchs to live. Americans, take note. Finally, finally, theres talk of hitting back at Putin where his filthy-rich cronies hurt „ their mansions, Bentleys and other baubles of the posh life in Britain. A study released by Deutsche Bank in 2015 says Russians were a major source of the $129 billion that had made its way into Britain through secret offshore dealings the previous nine years. So many Kremlin insiders have made opulent nests in the environs of No. 10 Downing St. that an anti-Putin activist runs what he calls a klepto tourŽ of London. As one example, Putin sidekick Roman Abramovich owns a $163 million house right across from Kensington Palace. The Russian loot, much of it stolen under Putins wink, flows into Britain greased by laws only pretending to monitor its source. The story repeated itself in Manhattan, where money of murky provenance has spiked the prices of palatal properties. There is nothing illegal about foreigners buying U.S. property. People from all over do so, seeing choice real estate in New York, Miami and other elite cities as safe places to stash their money. But the phenomenon has fostered an elaborate web of intermediaries tasked with cleaning up ill-gotten gains and moving them into respectable real estate. That often involves using shell companies to hide the buyers identities. The Treasury Department has begun tightening the rules governing such ownership. Its Financial Crimes Enforcement Network now requires U.S. title insurance companies to name the people behind all-cash offers for high-end homes in several geographical zones: New York City, Miami to Palm Beach, the Los Angeles, San Francisco and San Diego areas, and the county that includes San Antonio, Bexar County. Three months before Donald Trump announced his run for the presidency, the Treasurys financial crimes unit slapped a $10 million penalty against the Trump Taj Mahal casino resort in Atlantic City for willful and repeated violations of the Bank Secrecy ActŽ „ that is, money laundering. Trump-branded condos in Sunny Isles Beach, outside Miami, have so many Russian owners that locals call them Little Russia.Ž A proposal to seize Russian-owned apartments would obviously not sit well with the president. That could explain his feeble responses to Russian attacks against the West. Trump hesitated before joining the European Union in supporting Britains response to the poison outrage. That led Russian state television to announce, Trump is ours.Ž His recent call for sanctions against Russians suspected of meddling in U.S. elections and other cyberattacks largely named the same entities Mueller already hasindicted. This tepid reaction followed shocking revelations that Russian hackers have invaded our water and electric systems, nuclear power plants included. Trump is obviously steering clear of sharp-toothed sanctions, such as freezing the U.S. assets of Putins oligarchs. Others should pursue the idea. Follow the money, they say. And in the case of Putin allies living large on American soil, take it. Froma Harrop is a member of the Providence Journal editorial board and a columnist with Creators Syndicate. You reach her on Twitter via @FromaHarrop or email her at fharrop@gmail.com.Capital idea: Seize the oligarchs Manhattan penthouses Tim Thompson | Publisher Will Glover | Managing Editor Mike Cazalas | Editor PANAMA CITY VIEWPOINTS Froma Harrop

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** The News Herald | Thursday, March 22, 2018 A9By Haruna Umar and Krista LarsonThe Associated PressDAPCHI, Nigeria „ Boko Haram Islamic extremists brought back nearly all of the 110 girls they had kidnapped from a boarding school last month, drop-ping them off in the middle of the night Wednesday with a warning: Dont ever put your daughters in school again.ŽSeveral of the girls inter-viewed by The Associated Press said they had been traveling for days before the convoy of vehicles arrived in the center of the town of Dapchi around 2 a.m. Residents who had fled upon hearing that Boko Haram was headed their way watched from hiding as dozens of girls descended from the vehi-cles apparently unharmed.We were freed because we are Muslim girls and they didnt want us to suffer. That is why they released us,Ž said Khadija Grema, one of the freed girls who said a Christian classmate remained captive.The extraordinary devel-opment brought elation to most of the families, but more heartache for the relatives of the six girls still unaccounted for. The sister of one girl fainted Wednes-day upon hearing that she was not among those freed.One 14-year-old released by the fighters told reporters that five girls had died. She did not provide other details and it was not immediately possible to independently verify her claim.The abductions in Dapchi have evoked pain-ful memories of the tragedy in Chibok, where 276 girls were kidnapped from their boarding school. Nearly four years later, about 100 of them have never returned home. Many had been forced to marry their captors and had children fathered by them.The Nigerian govern-ment denied that it had paid a ransom or made a prisoner swap in exchange for the girls freedom. The girls were released through back-channel efforts and with the help of some friends of the country, and it was unconditional,Ž Information Minister Lai Mohammed told journal-ists in the capital, Abuja.No money changed hands. They only had one condition „ that they will return them to where they took them. So in the early hours of today, they did return the girls and most of them went to their par-ents,Ž he said.The girls were meeting with counselors at a nearby hospital, and will be quarantined and be counseled before they go back to their schools,Ž he added. Nigerias government later said they were being taken to the capital on a military plane.The fighters had rolled into Dapchi in nine vehicles and the girls were left in the center of town. As terrified residents emerged from their homes, the extremists issued an ominous warning, resident Baana Musa told the AP.We did it out of pity. And dont ever put your daughters in school again,Ž the residents said the extremists told them. Boko Haram means Western education is forbiddenŽ in the Hausa language.Nigerias government said 104 of the 110 school-girls had been confirmed freed.Boko Haram returns taken Nigerian girlsAishat Alhaji, second right, one of the kidnapped girls from the Government Girls Science and Technical College Dapchi who was freed, is photographed Wednesday after her release, in Dapchi, Nigeria. [JOSSY OLA/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS]

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** The News Herald | Thursday, March 22, 2018 B1 LOCAL & STATE BAY COUNTY | B2TIME TO CLEAN UPWaste Amnesty Days are Friday, Saturday OKALOOSA COUNTY | B4DRUNKEN BOATERMan sentenced for crashing boat through dock in 2017 AREA BRIEFS | B4TORTURE ARRESTPCPD says man tortured, sexually assaulted disabled woman New Herald staff reportPANAMA CITY „ The free health clinic that opened in January at the Panama City Rescue Mission likely will move to A.D. Harris Learn-ing Village.Health Department Admin-istrator Doug Kent confirmed the Health Department is in talks with the volunteers from the clinic and has offered them a space at A.D. Harris.Hopefully it will come to fruition,Ž he said. There is still some coordination, put this sounds like a good idea.ŽThe volunteer clinic opened at the Rescue Mission after a group of Bay Medical doctors, nurses and administrators returned from a mission trip to Haiti inspired to do more work within the local community. The group, Helping Hands, intended to provide services on the fourth Thursday of the month to anyone in need, with a focus on the homeless and people without insurance.However, Marchs clinic was abruptly canceled, the reasons for which remain unclear. Shortly after the closure was announced, three officials said the clinic islook-ing to reopen at the A.D. Harris building in April.Lisa Nixon, spokeswoman for the Rescue Mission, said the clinic moving was a disappointment but that the service itself is more important than the location.Itll be harder for people who come to us for services to get elsewhere due to the lack of transportation, but its OK,Ž she wrote in an email. We want whats best for the community, always, and part of that is what works for the people providing services, too.ŽHealth o cials: Free clinic likely movingAngela Gurganus asks Richard Spanos about his medical history at the Panama City Rescue Mission in January. The clinic at the mission was closed after two months but is expected to reopen at the A.D. Harris Learning Village. [JOSHUA BOUCHER/THE NEWS HERALD] Students at Girls Inc. in Panama City sell lemonade on Wednesday. The girls sold traditional lemonade and strawberry lemonade. [PHOTOS BY JOSHUA BOUCHER/THE NEWS HERALD] By Tyra L. Jackson850-522-5121 | @TyraJackPCNH tjackson@pcnh.comPANAMA CITY „ Sugar, fresh lemons and strawberries and lemonade packets might be the keys to a successful business for the members of Girls Inc.For eight weeks, the students at Girls Inc. have taken part in Lemonade Day, a program that teaches children how to estab-lish their own business through a lemonade stand. When life gives you lemons ...Girls Inc. teaches business basics through lemonade standsThirdgraders wave signs at Girls Inc. in Panama City to encourage drivers to stop at their lemonade stand on Wednesday. The proceeds from the lemonade stand will help “ fthgraders in the program go to Space Camp. By Collin Breaux747-5081 | @PCNHCollinB CollinB@pcnh.comPARKER „ An outside law firm will look into alle-gations that Parker City Clerk Nancy Rowell created a hostile work environment for city employees.Warner Law Firm, based in Panama City, willreviewthe matter as an outside third party,Ž Mayor Rich Mus-grave said during Tuesdays city council meeting.Ive been subjected to potentially slanderous alle-gations,Ž Rowell, also the head of Human Resources in Parker, said Tuesday. Regardless of that, its my job to take action when false accusations arise. To that end, Ive insisted the city do a professional investigation into the allegations against me raised at the table at two previous meetings.ŽCouncilman John Haney PC rm to investigate Parker workplace complaintsCity clerk denies creating hostile work environment By Katie Landeck522-5114 | @PCNHKatieL klandeck@pcnh.comPANAMA CITY „ From the beginning, it was clear Vinny and Bays „ a downtown coffee shop that employs people with special needs „ was something special in its own right.So much so that before the doors even opened, owner Kara Rigby started receiving calls from people asking how they could get one in their own town. At first, Rigby said she answered their questions, but politely told them it was too early to branch out.But six months in, Vinny and Bays is ready and has picked out their first partner location „ Newnan, Georgia.It will have the same recipes, same look, same everything,Ž Rigby said. Same mission, same faith pieces involved, just a dif-ferent location.ŽOur pictures still have to be up on the wall so they have to explain our story,Ž said manager and Rigbys daugh-ter Madeline Lovejoy. The coffee shop was Love-joys idea, inspired by her best friend Baylee Hanson, who has Down syndrome. The pair met in high school and formed a bond that was close to sis-terhood fueled by Elvis dance parties and most recently the shops Loony shakes.The friendship changed both of them, and sparked the kind of happiness Lovejoy thought the world could use a little more of. Based on the reviews the Harrison Avenue shop has been getting, she was right.People have come back and even the parents (of employees) have gone out of their way to say, You dont know this, but you changed my life. We didnt even know Vinny and Bays to open second locationHaney Rowell See LEMONADE, B3 See PARKER, B2See SHOP, B2

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** B2 Thursday, March 22, 2018 | The News Herald WEATHER 6 a.m Noon6 p.m Low Hazard Medium Hazard High Hazard Water closed to public Dangerous Marine Life High Low 70/45 69/49 68/40 67/47 67/50 66/39 66/40 66/41 65/36 60/37 66/39 66/40 66/38 66/45 67/44 67/43 66/35 65/4668/5573/6477/5972/57Partly sunny Mostly sunny and pleasant Beautiful with clouds and sun Mostly cloudy6545596246Winds: N 4-8 mph Winds: SSE 8-16 mph Winds: WSW 7-14 mph Winds: E 8-16 mph Winds: NNW 7-14 mphBlountstown 8.93 ft. 15 ft. Caryville 9.83 ft. 12 ft. Clairborne 35.40 ft. 42 ft. Century 11.41 ft. 17 ft. Coffeeville, AL 17.93 ft. 29 ft. Through 7 a.m. Wed.Apalachicola 9:15a 1:58a 7:11p 1:28p Destin 2:07p ------West Pass 8:48a 1:31a 6:44p 1:01p Panama City 1:32p ------Port St. Joe 11:46a 1:06a ----Okaloosa Island 12:40p ------Milton 4:20p 1:57a ----East Bay 3:24p 1:27a ----Pensacola 2:40p 12:10a ----Fishing Bend 3:21p 1:01a ----The Narrows 4:17p 3:01a ----Carrabelle 7:50a 11:15a 5:46p ---Forecasts and graphics provided by AccuWeather, Inc. 2018FirstFullLastNew Mar 24Mar 31Apr 8Apr 15Sunrise today ........... 6:44 a.m. Sunset tonight .......... 6:55 p.m. Moonrise today ...... 10:22 a.m. Moonset today ............... none Today Fri. Today Fri.Clearwater 63/50/s 70/54/s Daytona Beach 65/42/s 67/46/pc Ft. 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Today Fri.Albuquerque 77/53/c 70/42/pc Anchorage 33/15/s 34/19/s Atlanta 58/39/s 63/49/pc Baltimore 45/26/pc 43/24/pc Birmingham 62/41/s 66/52/pc Boston 42/30/c 43/31/pc Charlotte 57/32/pc 60/39/pc Chicago 49/29/s 44/33/s Cincinnati 45/26/s 49/31/pc Cleveland 39/23/pc 38/22/s Dallas 80/61/pc 81/67/pc Denver 72/49/pc 70/36/c Detroit 45/25/s 45/25/s Honolulu 81/69/c 80/71/c Houston 78/61/pc 82/68/pc Indianapolis 47/28/s 49/31/c Kansas City 64/44/s 63/47/t Las Vegas 68/54/sh 72/53/pc Los Angeles 62/55/r 66/51/pc Memphis 63/48/pc 68/59/pc Milwaukee 43/28/s 40/31/pc Minneapolis 44/29/pc 44/28/c Nashville 57/39/s 57/48/pc New Orleans 69/53/s 77/64/pc New York City 44/32/pc 43/31/pc Oklahoma City 75/56/pc 79/55/pc Philadelphia 42/28/pc 41/29/pc Phoenix 88/65/c 82/60/pc Pittsburgh 39/20/pc 38/17/s St. Louis 50/40/sh 51/46/c Salt Lake City 64/45/sh 62/46/sh San Antonio 80/64/pc 85/68/pc San Diego 67/58/r 64/55/pc San Francisco 59/47/sh 59/49/pc Seattle 49/37/r 51/36/r Topeka 68/47/s 68/49/t Tucson 92/58/c 82/54/pc Wash., DC 47/31/pc 47/29/pcFridaySaturdaySundayMonday Gulf Temperature: 65 Today: Wind from the northnorthwest at 8-16 knots. Seas 1-3 feet. Visibility clear. Wind north at 7-14 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Clear. Tomorrow: Wind from the northeast at 6-12 knots becoming south. Seas 2 feet or less. Visibility generally unrestricted.Sunshine mixing with some clouds today. Winds north-northwest 7-14 mph. Clear tonight. Winds north 3-6 mph.High/low ......................... 65/48 Last year's High/low ...... 74/57 Normal high/low ............. 73/52 Record high ............. 81 (1982) Record low ............... 31 (1990)24 hours through 4 p.m. .. 0.00" Month to date ................... 1.90" Normal month to date ...... 3.90" Year to date ..................... 9.92" Normal year to date ....... 13.90" Average humidity .............. 55%through 4 p.m. yesterdayHigh/low ......................... 70/53 Last year's High/low ...... 76/68 Normal high/low ............. 69/54 Record high ............. 85 (1982) Record low ............... 24 (1990)24 hours through 4 p.m. .. 0.00" Month to date .................. 2.63" Normal month to date ...... 3.78" Year to date .................... 17.29" Normal year to date ........ 14.15" Average humidity .............. 45%PANAMA CITY Port St. Joe Apalachicola Tallahassee Perry Quincy Monticello Marianna Chipley DeFuniak Springs Pensacola FORT WALTON BEACH Crestview Destin Carrabelle Mobile Bainbridge ValdostaFLORIDA CITIESCity Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W City Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W WORLD CITIESCity Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W City Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W NATIONAL CITIESCity Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W City Hi/Lo/W Hi/Lo/W TODAY FIVE DAY FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST FLORIDAHigh LowREGIONAL WEATHERWeather(W): ssunny, pcpartly cloudy, ccloudy, shshowers, tthunderstorms, rrain, sfsnow ” urries, snsnow, iice. Shown is todays weather. Temperatures are todays highs and tonights lows.Shown are todays noon postions of weather systems and precipitation. Temperature bands are highs for the day.TIDESMARINE FORECASTBEACH FLAG WARNINGSThe higher the AccuWeather.com UV Index’ number, the greater the need for eye and skin protection.0-2 Low; 3-5 Moderate; 6-7 High; 8-10 Very High; 11+ Extreme10 a.m.Noon2 p.m.4 p.m.UV INDEX TODAYALMANACSUN AND MOON MOON PHASESRIVER LEVELS Offshore Northwest Florida Flood Level StageApalachicola Choctawhatchee Alabama Escambia Tombigbee Temperatures PrecipitationPanama CityTemperatures PrecipitationFort Walton BeachBy John Henderson522-5108 | @PCNHjohn jhenderson@pcnh.comWEST BAY „ Think of just about anything in your house or yard that wont explode, and it can be disposed of for free at the county landfill this weekend.Bay County residents are being encouraged to dispose of anything on their household property for free „ including derelict boats, tires and junk cars „ at the county landfill this weekend as part of the bi-annual Waste Amnesty Days.We usually get anywhere from 800 to 1,000 vehicles on a Friday and Saturday,Ž Solid Waste Division Manager Glenn Ogborn said. We should be fairly busy.ŽThe countys spring Waste Amnesty Days are scheduled for 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Steelfield Landfill, 11411 Landfill Road in West Bay, off State 79.If you have waste tires or junk boats on your residential property, please take advantage of this opportunity to dispose of them at no charge,Ž Ogborn said. This will not only beautify Bay County, but it will help Bay County Mosquito Control by removing potential mosquito breeding sites.ŽWell take just about any-thing you can take from the house,Ž he said. Amnesty Days provides a disposal outlet and gives people opportunity to clean up their residence so neighborhoods look better, and also by doing so we reduce the amount of illegal dumping we have around the county.ŽMaterials being accepted include the following:€ Appliances, such as air conditioners, dryers, stoves, washing machines€ Construction and demolition debris, such as concrete, lumber, sheet rock€ Trash, such as kitchen garbage, furniture, carpet and clothes€ Household hazardous waste, such as pesticides, paints, used oil, fluorescent tubes, antifreeze€ Small engine containing devices, such as lawn mowers, line trimmers, edgers€ Yard debris, such as grass clippings, leaves and tree trimmings€ Recyclables, such as batteries, paper, plastic, metals, computers€ Tires, boats and automobilesBay County will not accept gas cylinders, explosive materials, ammunition or flares. However, residential-sized propane tanks are accepted. Ogborn said there is no limit on the tonnage a person brings to the landfill or number of trips as long as they are disposing of their household waste.Basically you can bring anything but explosives and ammo,Ž he said.Ogborn said people even have dumped house trailers at the landfill on previous Amnesty Days.Anything you have ever bought, sold or created sooner or later comes to the landfill,Ž he said.People also are encouraged to bring unused household chemi-cals to the landfill, as they have the potential to end up in the drinking water supply if they are poured down the drain. People need to transport the items to the landfill, but once there, there will be employees there to help people unload items, Ogborn said.This event is open to Bay County residents only. Proof of residency is required, such as a drivers license, power bill and voter registration card. Tipping fees will not be waived for com-mercial customers. All loads that arrive in commercial vehicles or trailers will be assumed to be commercial in origin and are subject to tipping fees.Waste Amnesty Days are Friday, SaturdayBay County wants your derelict boats, tires, trashPeople dump furniture at the Steel“ eld Land“ ll during a previous Waste Amnesty Day. This springs amnesty days will be Friday and Saturday. [NEWS HERALD FILE PHOTO] initially brought up the allega-tions in February. He did not disclose which employees filed the complaints but said they allege Rowell created a hostile work environment, with one employee reportedly quitting three years ago because of the nastyŽ environment.In an email to The News Herald earlier this month, Rowell denied the allegations and wrote modern management styles have been implemented in most depart-mentsŽ in the city and the solution may be discipline.ŽCouncil members did not comment on the matter Tuesday.The written complaints will be delivered to (city attor-ney Tim) Sloan no later than this Friday,Ž Musgrave said. Mr. Sloan will give those to the Warner Law Firm, who will then take that and review all those complaints and do interviews and then come back with a final report. I dont know what the turnaround time frame will be.I wouldnt feel comfortable heading up any kind of investigation myself,Ž he continued. I think its in the best interest of the city to engage an outside neutral third party.Ž Planning commission appointmentsThe council on Tuesday also approved new planning commissioners, who make recommendations to the coun-cil. Lamar Carroll, Paul Palmer and Donald Stomeburner were named to the commission, after Duane Christie and Michael DeLonjay were reappointed at the March 6 meeting.Ive read through the (application) packets,Ž Councilman Mike Miller said. I dont see anything that would prevent any of them from serving on the planning board.ŽHaney and Councilman Ken Jones voted against Palmer, with Haney saying he wasnt sure about the candidate after contacting his references.The planning commission is now a full five-person board once again,Ž Musgrave said. Other meeting highlights€ Rowell said there continues to be development of single-family homes and requests for lot splits or sub-divisions in Parker.€ The next council meeting will be April 3. PARKERFrom Page B1 we needed you; now I dont know how I could live wit hout, Ž Rigby said. There (were) kids that have come in (to work) who are different people than they were six months ago. We want that to happen all over the county.Ž All over the world,Ž Lovejoy added. Starting in Newnan.The partnership still is in the early phases, and an exact loca-tion and opening date still are being determined. But this is just the beginning, according to Rigby and Lovejoy. Since the announcement, people in three other cities, including Jackson-ville and Montgomery, have gotten in touch to forge similar partnerships.There is a limited number of people who can work in this coffeeshop, but there are a line of people who want to work here,Ž Rigby said. We want other people to hire them. We want there to be places all over the county where they are watched and loved ƒ and given a shot.ŽFor updateson thenew loca-tion, go to facebook.com/VinnyandBaysNewnan. SHOPFrom Page B1

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** The News Herald | Thursday, March 22, 2018 B3Guidelines and deadlinesObituary notices are written by funeral homes and relatives of the deceased. The News Herald reserves the right to edit for AP style and format. Families submitting notices must type them in a typeface and font that can be scanned into a computer. Deadline for obituaries is 3 p.m. daily for the following days newspaper. Obituaries may be e-mailed to pcnhobits@pcnh.com or delivered to The News Herald, 501 W. 11th St., Panama City. View todays obituaries and sign the online guest books of your loved ones at newsherald.com/obituaries. OBITUARIES LOCAL & STATE Memorialization for Bonnie Gale Berndt, 61, of Panama City Beach, Florida, who died March 16, 2018, will be by cremation, and a ceremonial scattering at sea will take place Friday, March 23, 2018. To extend condolences, visit www. heritagefhllc.com.BONNIE GALE BERNDTJorja Lovel Byers, 64, of Fountain, Florida, passed away on March 15, 2018. She was born on Oct. 23, 1953, in San Antonio, Texas, to Richard and Patricia Lovel. She is survived by her father; one son, Mikel Byers; one daughter, Katrina Semler; three stepdaughters, Samantha White, Mindy Taylor and Jennifer Taylor; and five grandchildren, Stephanie Byers, Natasha Byers, Robert Semler, Kandice Semler and Courtney Semler. There will be no services at this time.Wilson Funeral Home Family Owned Since 1911 214 Airport Road Panama City, Fla. 850-785-5272JORJA LOVEL BYERSMiranda Marie Corrigan, 30, and Michael Laine Humfleet, 10 months, of Lynn Haven, Florida, died Wednesday, March 14, 2018. Memorialization will be by cremation for mother and son. To extend condolences, visit www. heritagefhllc.com.MIRANDA MARIE CORRIGAN AND MICHAEL LAINE HUMFLEETRet. SFC Coley Ellis TonyŽ Crawford, 73, of Southport, Florida, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 14, 2018. He was born April 13, 1944, in Columbus, Ohio. Tony served for 27 years in the United States Army, working as an infantryman, Airborne Ranger, traffic management coordinator and Military Policeman. He served two tours in the Vietnam War and was proud of his service to his country. After he retired from the Army, he worked in corrections, and was involved with the Department of Juvenile Justice and youth counseling. Tony was a servant for the Lord and attended Gateway International Church. Some of his hobbies were collecting stamps, coins and movies, and listening to classic Motown music. He was dedicated to his family and loved family traditions and gatherings. He was preceded in death by his parents, Cecil and Eliza (Dudley) Crawford; and grandmother, Pearl Dudley. Those left to cherish Tonys memory i nclude his wife of 36 years, Gloria J. Crawford; five daughters, Troi Williams, Gail Doxie, Marvina Nowell, Angela Nowell and Jean Liburd (Donald); 13 grandchildren, Troi Williams, Deon Doxie, Jasmine Doxie, Deshun Carrington, DeAngelo Nowell, DeKyra Nowell, Devon Nowell, Janevina Nowell, Javonna Nowell, Sierra Blanchard, Laila Liburd, Lenore Liburd and Cornell Liburd; six greatgrandchildren, NaToya Erwin, Davon Longs, Zyair Edwards, Sloan Doxie, Amar Jones and Kenadee Nowell; two brothers, Richard Anderson (Helen) and Paul Crawford; as well as nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday, March 23, 2018, at Heritage Funeral Home. Funeral services will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 24, 2018, at Heritage Funeral Home with Senior Pastor David Woods officiating. Interment will begin at 2 p.m. EDT Monday, March 26, 2018, at Tallahassee National Cemetery. Those wishing to extend condolences may do so at www.heritagefhllc.com.Heritage Funeral Home & Cremation Services 247 N. Tyndall Parkway Panama City, Fla. 850-785-1316COLEY ELLIS TONY CRAWFORD Funeral services for Homer Harold Daniels, 83, of Panama City, Florida, whodied March 19, 2018, will begin at 10 a.m. Friday, March 23, 2018, at Wilson Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Lynn Haven Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. today, March 22, 2018, at the funeral home.HOMER HAROLD DANIELS Memorial services for Robert Eugene McGinnis, 88, of Panama City Beach, Florida, who died March 19, 2018, will be held at a later date. Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home is handling arrangements.ROBERT EUGENE MCGINNISEsperanza HopeŽ Valenzuela Pacher passed away on March 16, 2018, with her family by her side. She was born in Marathon, Texas, on Jan. 3, 1931, to Pedro and Paz Valenzuela. She was preceded in death by her siblings, Larry Valenzuela, Frank Valenzuela, Marie (Valenzuela) White and Pola Valenzuela. At an early age, her family moved 30 miles west to Alpine, Texas, because it had the only high school in the area where MexicanAmerican children could attend and graduate from a secondary school. She received her college education at Texas Western University, now known as the University of Texas El Paso. She obtained her nursing degree and worked in El Paso. While working there she met John Pacher, Jr. and they were married on Aug. 6, 1955. They had four children, Jean Pacher Adams (Michael) of Panama City, Florida, Joseph Pacher (deceased), Billy Pacher (Brenda) of Panama City, Florida, and James Pacher (Ryan) of Mobile, Alabama. She leaves behind 13 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Hope led an active life, moving often with John and her children as his Air Force career took them around the United States and overseas to bases in Lib ya, Germany and the Azores. Funeral services for Hope will be held on March 24, 2018, at St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church in Chipley, Florida. Visitation will start at 10 a.m., followed by a Catholic Mass at 10:30 a.m. After the Mass, there will be a procession to Glenwood Cemetery in Chipley, Florida, where a short graveside service will be held. Brown Funeral Home of Chipley, Florida, is in charge of arrangements. Family and friends may sign the online register atwww.brownfh.net.Brown Funeral Home 1068 Main St. Chipley, Fla. 32428 850-638-4010ESPERANZA HOPE VALENZUELA PACHERMemorial services for Mary Frances Smith Perkins, 77, of Panama City, Florida, whodied March 11, 2018, will begin at noon Friday, March 23, 2018, at Wilson Funeral Home. The family will receive friends beginning at 11 a.m. at the funeral home.MARY FRANCES SMITH PERKINSPaul Crouch, 72, died March 17, 2018.At his request, no service will be held. Paul was born April 20, 1945, in Waterloo, Alabama, to Homer and Ruby Crouch. He was the third of eight children.Paul worked as an engineer around the country for many years. He met his wife in 1983 while working in Panama City, Florida. They moved to his hometown in Florence, Alabama, where they raised their two children. He owned a plumbing company for 21 years before retiring to Panama City, Florida, in 2014. An active man, he continued to work and care for his family until his death.Paul was Superman to his family and friends, he touched the lives of many people over the years. He was an unforgettable man and will be remembered and loved by all who knew him. He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Valeria Holder Crouch; son, Cameron Crouch; daughter, Lori Hill; six grandchildren; one brother; four sisters; and many nieces and nephews. There will be a celebration of life at a later date on the banks of the Tennessee River outside his hometown of Waterloo, a place he truly loved.PAUL CROUCHFuneral services for Cupidene DenieŽ Elenburg, 81, of Panama City, Florida, who died March 18, 2018, will begin at 2 p.m. today, March 22, 2018, at Heritage Funeral Home. The family will receive friends beginning at 1 p.m. Interment will follow at Lynn Haven Cemetery. To extend condolences, visit www. heritagefhllc.com.CUPIDENE DENIE ELENBURGLarry Perlstein, Msgt. USAF (Ret.), 71, of Panama City, Florida, passed away Tuesday, March 20, 2018. He was born in Brooklyn, New York, and grew up in Montclair, New Jersey.Larry earned his bachelors degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University. He faithfully served 20 years in the United States Air Force before retiring as a master sergeant. He loved animals and was a member of Carlisle Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Gale Nolan Perlstein; sistersin-law, Lois Barrow (Dewey), Jeannie Willis (Earnest) and Jimmie Lou Smith (Paul); niece, Debbie Reichard (Vaughn); nephews,David Willis, Daniel Barrow (Cindi), Gary Barrow (Jade), Scott Smith (Alecia) and Eric Smith; and a host of other loving relatives and friends. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 23, 2018, at Evergreen Memorial Gardens, 3733 N. U.S. 231, Panama City, Florida.Visitation will be held from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Friday at Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home, 2403 Harrison Ave. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alaqua Animal Rescue, 914 Whitfield Road, Freeport, FL 32439.Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home 2403 Harrison Ave. Panama City, Fla. 32405 850-763-4694 www.kentforestlawn.comLARRY PERLSTEINVisitation for Noel Gray Phillips Jr., 89, of Panama City, Florida, who died March 16, 2018, will be from 3-5 p.m. Saturday, March 24, 2018, at Southerland Family Funeral Home.NOEL GRAY PHILLIPS JR. The girls spent eight weeks learning such entrepreneurial skills as budgeting, planning, cus-tomer service and more before opening up stands Wednesday in Panama City and Panama City Beach.Today is a culmination of their hard work,Ž said Niki Kelly, Girls Inc. executive director. If they plan properly, they can be successful.ŽAll morning, the girls painted signs, prepped beverages and more to get ready to sell lemonade.Kelly said she not only wanted the youth to gain entrepreneurial experi-ence through the lemonade stand, but she wanted them to have fun. Fourth-grader Lakya Eaton did just that, saying she enjoyed the experience because she gets to sell lemonade and play. There was plenty more fun to be had between sales, as the girls played with bubbles and laughed outside their Panama City location.The stand was a way for the girls to share their business knowledge with the community, said Amanda Alexander, teen coordinator.Its beneficial to them in so many ways they dont see right now,Ž she said. In the future, theyll recall this when theyre businesswomen or buying a home or a car.ŽThe lemonade also stood as a sign of community service. Kelly said all proceeds from the sales will go toward Heartland Rescue Ranch. As if that wasnt enough, she said, first responders were given free cups of lemonade.So often our girls see them in a negative situation,Ž Kelly said, with many youths interac-tions with first responders coming only during emer-gencies or tragedies. We want to give them the chance to have a positive interaction. We want to say thank you with free lemonade.ŽSupporting first responders was particularly meaningful for sixth-grader Amaya Kotarba, who wants to be a police officer. She said the lemonade operation helped her learn how to save money and spend it, which will help her in her future law enforcement career.Its fun because people come and buy lemonade,Ž Amaya said. You get money and have fun outside, even though its cold.ŽThe biggest part of the journey toward setting up the stand has been in establishing recipes, Kelly said.I think the Beach has the best lemonade,Ž she said. They have Meyer lemons. If you dont have a good product, business wont do well.Ž The battle of lemonade standsŽ didnt seem to be too competitive, though, as the girls continued to pour small and large cups of the tangy beverage that con-tained fresh strawberries.Alexander said she loves that the girls have the chance to learn, grow and build through opportunities offered like the lemonade stand.It overlaps into their schoolwork, while they measure, mix and count. I enjoy doing these pro-grams,Ž she said. LEMONADEFrom Page B1Lakya Eaton, 11, Paris Eaton, 12, and Amaya Kutarba, 12, sell lemonade at Girls Inc. in Panama City on Wednesday. Paris is one of the girls headed to Space Camp. [JOSHUA BOUCHER/THE NEWS HERALD]

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** B4 Thursday, March 22, 2018 | The News Herald News Herald staff reportFOUNTAIN „ A Bay County man is behind bars after two juveniles told authorities he sexually abused them, according to arrest reports.Philip David Mullins, 43, appeared in court Tuesday in connection with the case. The Bay County Sheriffs Office arrested Mullins after he allegedly made comments about the sexual relationships to two other people.Mr. Mullins had con-versations with two other adults in which he told them about being sexually active with two juveniles,Ž BCSO spokeswoman Ruth Corley said Wednesday. They brought the infor-mation to us.ŽAn investigation by BCSO identified the vic-tims as a boy and a girl, both between the ages of 12 and 18, in separate cases. When interviewed by deputies, the girl said Mul-lins had abused her several times without her consent, BCSO reported. She described multiple incidents of Mullins touching her beneath her clothing and digitally penetrating her. She also reported Mullins at least once tried to get her to use metham-phetamine with him.She said he also tried on numerous occa-sionsŽ to coerce her into engaging in sexual activity with him and his son, BCSO reported.The male victim told deputies his abuse by Mul-lins began in 2016 when the two lived in Arkansas. The boy disclosed three sepa-rate incidents in which the defendant performed oral sex on him against his will,Ž BCSO reportedHe also described an incident in which he and Mullins were drinking alcohol and playing beer pong.Ž The boy said he became intoxicated and woke up naked with Mul-lins sexually abusing him.When he was interviewed Monday, Mullins reportedly told deputies If I did it, I do not recall doing it.ŽMullins was arrested and charged with two counts of sexual battery on a victim between the ages of 12 and 18 and lewd and lascivious molestation against the girl.BCSO: Accused child molester told other adults of abuse Mullins PANAMA CITYPCPD: Man tortured, sexually assaulted disabled womanA paraplegic woman reportedly was burned with a meth pipe, beaten and sexually assaulted by a man she was living with, who deprived her of her wheelchair so she could not escape, according to the Panama City Police Department.Larry Pierce, 46, is facing charges of aggravated abuse of a disabled adult, false imprison-ment, two counts of sexual battery and domestic battery by strangulation after he was arrested Tuesday.According to a police report, Pierce and the woman had been living together for about a year, and had been staying at the Marie Motel on Magnolia Avenue. Between March 17 and March 20, the report states that Pierce began beating the woman with his fists, strangling and torturingŽ her by burning her legs with a meth pipe, leaving burns and bruises all over her body. The abuse culminated in sexual bat-tery on the victim by Pierce, PCPD reported. During the incidents, the report states the woman was deprived of her wheelchair, leaving her unable to resist or leave.Because parts of the police report are redacted, the relationship between Pierce and the woman is unclear.After his first appearance Wednesday, Pierce was held on a combined $125,000 bond.PANAMA CITYPCPD: Woman sought for passing counterfeit billsThe Panama City Police Department needs the pub-lics help finding a woman suspected of passing coun-terfeit $100 bills.The woman last was seen visiting Family Dollar stores at 297 W. 15 St. and 1907 W. 15th St. about 12:30 p.m. Sunday. Seen in video surveillance footage, the woman is white with brown hair and was wearing a gold dress and light-colored cross body purse with sun-glasses on her head.Anyone with information is asked to call PCPD at 850-872-3100 or report tips anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 850-785-TIPS.PANAMA CITYBCSO: Mom charged with DUI had child in carA local woman has been charged with child neglect after reportedly driving her car while intoxicated with her five-month-old child in the back seat. Erin Elizabeth Murray, 36, was arrested early Tues-day and charged with driving under the influence and child neglect.According to Bay County Sheriffs Office reports, a deputy stopped Murrays vehicle after she failed to stop at the intersection of East Avenue and 15th Street at 3:04 a.m. When the deputy made contact with Murray, he reported that he smelled alcohol on her breath, and also noticed a child in a car seat.Responding deputies wrote that Murray had a very difficult timeŽ completing the field sobriety exercises, and she was placed under arrest.On the way to the Bay County Jail, Murray report-edly told deputies she had a few drinks because she had been having relationship problems, and she knew she was intoxicated but took the baby for a ride anyway because it had been crying. After her first appearance Wednesday she was held on a combined $5,000 bond.PANAMA CITY BEACHPCB man charged with molestation of girl under 12A Panama City Beach man has been arrested after a girl told police he had inappropriately touched her.The Bay County Sher-iffs Office arrested Charles Marshall Bennett, 30, on Tuesday after the girl, who is under 12 years old, came forward. Accord-ing to BCSO, the girl told a school counselor that about a year ago, Bennett had touched her while he was babysitting. She said there was another victim, even younger, that she believed Bennett also had abused.The children were taken to Gulf Coast Childrens Advocacy Center for inter-views, where they said even when they protested, Ben-nett did not stop.BCSO reported that when interviewed, Bennett admitted to touching one girl like she was a grown womanŽ and said he was using methamphetamine at the time.Bennett was charged with two counts of lewd and lascivious molestation on a victim under 12 and taken to the Bay County Jail. His bond was set at $20,000.PARKER5-week grief workshop starts todayUnstick Your Spring,Ž a five-week grief recovery workshop, begins Thurs-day night at Parker United Methodist Church, 908 S. Tyndall Parkway.The workshop, led by Pastor Jack Stanley, will span five consecutive Thursdays, helping attend-ees learn how to help themselves and help others. Attendees will meet in Classroom 1 of the churchs education wing.Many who are stuck are reluctant to seek the encouragement of those trying to get unstuck because they frankly want or even need to stay there, as they feel leaving it would in some way dishonor their loss,Ž Stanley wrote in a recent column. If youve endured a loss that might have you stuck, keeping you in the blues, robbing the joy of life, then I encourage you to come out into the springtime.ŽFor details and to register, call 850-871-4747 or email office@mypumc.org.News Herald staff reportsAREA BRIEFS Bennett Pierce Murray suspect By Annie Blanks315-4450 | @DestinLogAnnie ablanks@nwfdailynews.comNICEVILLE „ A Freeport man has been found guilty of boating under the influence after he crashed his boat through adock in Niceville last March, injuring himself and a female passenger and causing tens of thousands of dollars in damage.According tothe Florida Fish and Wildlife Conser-vation Commission (FWC), on March 11, 2017, Edison Scott McKenzie, who was 49at the time, was operating his 23-foot center console boat inChoctawhatchee Bay when he struck a dock.A neighbor who had been sitting on his porch heard the crash, according to an FWC report. He told investigators he ran over and saw the boat, which was stopped by a heavy garden hose that ran the length of the dock and got hung up on the center console. The witness said he jumped on board, trimmed the motor and backed it up to help get McKenzie and the woman off the boat. He said the vessels navigational lights were not turned on.Other witnesses told investigators thatMcKenzie and the womanappeared to be injured; the woman was in and out of consciousnessŽ and appeared to be bleeding. EMS and firefighters arrivedand began treating the woman, but McKenzie was being loud, disruptive, and hindering the emergency responders who were treating the female who was injured,Ž the report said.I moved McKenzie to the other side of the drivewayŽ to allow EMS workers to help the woman, an FWC investigator wrote in his report. McKenzies statements, actions and emotions were very sporadic while he was sitting down. He kept asking about the female, he would start crying, and he would ask for someone to hold his hand.ŽThe woman was taken to Twin Cities Hospital. McKenzie then began to complain of chest pain and also was taken to the hospital. He continued to be belligerent at the hospital and cursed the staff, the report said.McKenzie would refuse to answer questions unless he was told how the female was doing, basically holding the emergency room staff hostage to do their job,Ž the FWC report said. When a nurse came, he asked her again how she was, (and) she advised him she could not tell him anything. He told her, You can get the (expletive) out of here. ŽMan sentenced for cr ashing boat through dock McKenzie

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** B6 Thursday, March 22, 2018 | The News HeraldWHATS HAPPENINGTodayAARP TAX-AIDE PROGRAM: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Bay County Fairgrounds. IRScerti“ ed aides will provide free income tax preparation. Bring your 2017 tax documents, a picture ID and a Social Security card for each person on the tax return; bring a checkbook to verify the routing and account number for a refund. 2016 tax return also helpful. AARP focuses on lowto moderate-income taxpayers of all ages; you do not have to be an AARP member. No appointments; “ rst-come is “ rst-served. For details, Phil Cunningham, 850-774-7953 or pwcinpc@gmail.com AWKWARD OXEN IMPROV HOUR: 10 a.m. at Fonville Press in Alys Beach. Free; suitable for all ages. Seaside Reps improv troupe plays games, makes up scenes and songs on the spot. Audience members can workshop on Wednesday and perform with them on Thursday. For details, LoveTheRep.com SPEAK ANOTHER TONGUE: 1-3 p.m. at the Native Spirit Museum and Gallery, 1101 Beck Ave., Panama City, as part of Anthropology Week. Ron Scott is Choctaw from Oklahoma who will share the native tongue of his people. Learn about the Choctaw and the language with which they communicated. For details, 890-9905 DENNIS LANDINGHAM EXHIBITION: 5-8 a.m. at The Artist Cove studio gallery, 36 W. Beach Drive, Panama City. An evening of art and enjoyment with a classical guitarist performing and plenty of refreshments. Open to the public. UNSTICK YOUR SPRING: 5:30 p.m. in Classroom 1 of the education wing at Parker United Methodist Church, 908 S. Tyndall Parkway. Five-week grief recovery workshop on consecutive Thursdays teaches to help yourself and help others. Details and registration: 850-871-4747 or of“ ce@mypumc.orgFridaySHELL SHOCKED: 1-3 p.m. at the Native Spirit Museum and Gallery, 1101 Beck Ave., Panama City, as part of Anthropology Week. Ben W. Liggin Sr., owner and co-curator of Native Spirit Museum and Gallery, will take us back to the time when St. Andrews Bay was home to 32 pyramid truncated mounds. Learn about how the mounds were built, the people who built them, where they came from, what happened to them, and where they are today. For details, 890-9905 STORIES BY THE SEA: 3:30 p.m. at Solomon Square, 45 Central Square, Seaside. Free; suitable for all ages. Seaside Rep offers new stories and chances for participation daily; Improv Bootcamp for Kids students join the performance each Friday. For details, LoveTheRep.com UNWINED: 6-8 p.m. Biscuits and Jam kick-off party presented by Southern Living at Aaron Bessant Park, 600 Pier Park Drive, Panama City Beach, with cuisine from Southern chef and cookbook author Matt Moore and music by Nashville recording artist Cale Tyson. For details, http:// bit.ly/UNwineD DEATH AND TAXESŽ: 7:30 p.m. at Kaleidoscope Theatre, 207 E. 24th St., Lynn Haven. The Hendricks City Council is hiding something. Who murdered the stranger from the IRS? Tonights city council meeting is going to “ nd out in this comedic whodunnit. For details and tickets, 850-265-3226 or ktonline.orgSaturdayST. ANDREWS WATERFRONT FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the Smith Yacht Basin with a variety of veggies, fruits, jams, jellies, artisan bread and gourmet confections, as well as “ ne art, master crafts people.

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** The News Herald | Thursday, March 22, 2018 B7 DIVERSIONSARIES (March 21-April 19) „ Life on earth can be attributed to the ” ow of water distributing organisms all over this planet. The life of the human body is also a function of water ” ow. Youll think better and be your highest self when properly hydrated. TAURUS (April 20-May 20) „ If you knew that what people would remember about you would be the very last part of the interaction, how would you play it? Do it that way today. Gear everything toward the takeaway. GEMINI (May 21-June 21) „ You will be the calm, centered one today, and dont be surprised if the tightly wound and highstrung individuals are even more attracted to you than usual. Its an excellent match, actually. CANCER (June 22-July 22) „ Dont forget that you were built from scratch. Once upon a time, your cells knew how to multiply perfectly to make you. And you still have amazing powers of regeneration, which will be applied to your body, mind and spirit. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) „ The magic doesnt need you to believe in it. It goes on regardless, a gift for any taker. This is one of the few times when its OK to be a taker. Take as much as you want. There is plenty to go around. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) „ It would be easy to get seduced by extrinsic standards of success. These can only satisfy you when attached to a pursuit that will also feed your need for meaning and purpose. Is this really your true north? LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) „ What youre offering isnt right for everyone, but for the customer who needs it, its everything! This is a day to “ nd your “ t -in love, business, food and any other pursuit you can think of. SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21) „ Before you even think about being happy, there are some basic responsibilities and obligations to get out of the way. With your stellar attitude, you should be able to “ nd happiness while tending to those things. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) „ You made the key decisions and did a lot of the work. Still, theres much to be gained by letting the others get the credit. Theyll buy in, move forward and do even more than you could alone. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) „ Your top priority is people. A good team with a mediocre plan is better than a mediocre team with a good plan. If you dont feel like you have the right people around you, this is a good day to go out and get more candidates. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) „ This is no time to accept defeat. Youre almost there! Keep the “ ght going. Adapt as necessary. Have the courage to take action again and again, but take it from different angles. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) „ In this whirlwind of a day, if you can “ gure out how to do something as straightforward as surrounding yourself with quality people and doing what you enjoy, youll be among the privileged few.HOROSCOPES BY HOLIDAY MATHISTrivia FunŽ with Wilson Casey, Guinness World Record Holder from Woodruff, S.C., is published in more than 500 newspapers across the country. Comments, questions or suggestions? WC@TriviaGuy. com 1. According to historians, which of these slept on silk sheets and wore silk underwear because of having very sensitive skin? Julius Caesar, Winston Churchill, Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela 2. In what states Mount Horeb did the National Mustard Museum open to the general public in 1992? Wisconsin, Idaho, Oregon, Alaska 3. What room in the average American home is the scene of more arguments? Bedroom, Kitchen, Bathroom, Den 4. Around baseball, whats a teams closer sometimes called? Tater, Fireman, Wheelhouse, Meatball 5. What were the Navigator Islands the former name of? Greenland, New Guinea, Jamaica, Samoa 6. In 1999, what was the first state quarter released? Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, New York ANSWERS: 1. Winston Churchill, 2. Wisconsin, 3. Kitchen, 4. Fireman, 5. Samoa, 6. DelawareTRIVIA BY WILSON CASEY ACES ON BRIDGE: BOBBY WOLFF (Answers tomorrow) WACKYGLADE HUNGRYSHREWD Yesterdays Jumbles: Answer: To get his tools where they needed to be, the auto mechanic had to „ LUG WRENCHES Now arrange the circled letters to form the surprise answer, as suggested by the above cartoon.THAT SCRAMBLED WORD GAMEby David L. Hoyt and Jeff Knurek Unscramble these four Jumbles, one letter to each square, to form four ordinary words. SATTY VOLNE RIHFTT WKEYEL 2018 Tribune Content Agency, LLC All Rights Reserved. Check out the new, free JUSTJUMBLE app SUDOKUAnswer to yesterdays sudokuDEAR ABBYWife left at home with the kids longs to socalize with adultsDEAR ABBY: My husband, Tom, and I have three kids: One is in college, the next is in grade school and the youngest is a baby. Im a full-time medical student, and hes a professional athlete. From the outside, it would seem like we have a perfect life. In reality, Tom does his own thing. He attends parties, goes to exciting social events and hobnobs with the rich and famous. I am left at home to manage all of our day-to-day responsibilities and socially restricted to family functions or kid sports. I would like to be included in the invitations and attend some of the fun activities with my husband, but when I ask him if I can go, he says they are work-related.Ž So I end up staying home to care for our kids. He thinks I should be happy with this and says I dont understand his business responsibilities. Id really like the chance to interact with other adults with my husband, but I cant seem to get him to appreciate the importance of including me. If I make a big deal about it, he opts not to attend the event at all. Im slightly suspicious of his behavior and offended. Hes kind to me, a good provider and cares for our kids, but how can I get him to understand its important for both of us to have fun together with other adults? -SPORTS WIFE IN CALIFORNIADEAR SPORTS WIFE: A wife is supposed to be more than a baby machine, housekeeper and nanny. Shes supposed to be her husbands partner. While I understand there may be some events the athletes attend without spouses, it would be interesting to know whether the other athletes wives are being treated the way you are. Surely you know some of them. Talk to the ones you are closest with. Your husband may not have been entirely honest about why he insists on flying solo, so make it your business to do some checking. Contact Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. Jeanne PhillipsWORD SCRIMMAGE: JUDD HAMBRICK Wilson CaseyLevel of dif“ culty (Bronze easy, Silver medium, Gold -dif“ cult): Monday Bronze; Tuesday Silver; Wednesday Gold; Thursday Bronze; Friday Silver; Saturday and Sunday Gold.

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** B8 Thursday, March 22, 2018 | The News Herald COMICS & PUZZLES PEANUTS ZITS FRANK & ERNEST WIZARD OF ID THE BORN LOSER BEETLE BAILEY DILBERT BLONDIE PEARLS BEFORE SWINE FOR BETTER OR FOR WORSE PICKLES HAGAR THE HORRIBLE GARFIELD CRANKSHAFT HERMAN PLUGGERS Daily CROSSWORD

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** The News Herald | Thursday, March 22, 2018 C1 SPORTS PREP PAGE | C6STAY UP TO DATECheck out gymnastics, along with so ball and baseball stats COLLEGE SOFTBALL | C2GC 5-3 IN CONFERENCEPensacola rallies for so ball split with Gulf Coast By Joe Reedy The Associated PressTALLAHASSEE „ Willie Taggarts first practice at Florida State on Wednesday definitely had a different tone compared to his predecessor.It also began a lot earlier.The practice fields adja-cent to Doak Campbell Stadium were abuzz with the sounds of AC/DC, Wiz Khalifa and Blake Shelton during the morning work-outs instead of assistants yelling during the middle of the afternoon. The first practice also was at a quicker pace, with five-minute instruction periods instead of the 10-minute periods that were common under Jimbo Fisher.Taggart wants to see the Seminoles play fast and not worry about making mistakes.It is going to be a fast practice. Well get in and out. Well do a lot of coaching in the film room,Ž said Taggart, who was named coach on Dec. 5, less than a week after Fisher resigned to go to Texas A&M.Many of the changes are staples of Taggarts previous stops at Western Kentucky, South Florida and Oregon. The changes have received rave reviews from the players.Fun bunch: Taggarts rst FSU practice sets di erent toneFlorida State running backs coach Dont Pimpleton directs Cam Akers during the teams “ rst “ rst spring football practice Wednesday in Tallahassee. [JOE REEDY/AP] By Dustin Kent747-5065 | @PCNHDustinKent dkent@pcnh.comLUBBOCK, Tex. „ In a single elimination tournament, an uglyŽ win is just as useful as a prettyŽ win … though the former can cause a bit more stress on coaches and players than the latter.UglyŽ may not be the most appropriate descriptor of the Gulf Coast womens basketball teams 54-45 win over San Jacinto-North (Tex.) in Tuesdays second round of the NJCAA Division I Womens Basketball National Championship, but the Lady Commodores definitely had to work harder and longer to secure that victory than any of its three triumphs at the Region VIII tournament in Ocala.San Jacinto led by four points late in the third quarter and took an early 40-39 lead in the fourth before a 13-0 Gulf Coast run turned the tide of the game in the Lady Commodores favor for good. Gulf Coast coach Roonie Scovel, who is seeking her sixth national championship at the school, said its not that unusual for her team to face an early scare at the national tournament even in years when the Lady Commodores have gone on to win the title.In many years past the hardest game weve had at the national tournament was the first game,Ž she said. Youre playing your first game out there and a lot of times like (against San Jacinto) youre playing a team that has already played a game. We have a lot of new players on this team and only one who started (in the national tour-nament) last year and they were all nervous. I think the whole group that got on this bus was nervous about that game. I dont think any of us handled it well and that falls on me as the coach, so Ill take the blame for it.ŽScovel is correct that the Lady Commodores have had close shaves early in national tournaments past and one only need look back two years prior to find an example. In the 2016 tourna-ment, Gulf Coast led by just two points with 90 seconds to play against a nine-loss Georgia Highlands team in its first game before holding on for a 71-64 win. The Lady Commodores then went on to win their next three contests by margins of 21, 29, and 16 points en route to the national title.Lady Commodores shake o nervesTeam gets set for Seward By Robbie AndreuStaff writerOnly three practices into the spring, its far too early to declare a leader in the quar-terback competition. But its apparently easy to spot the one who is the most comfort-able at the moment.That would be Feleipe Franks, last years starter.I think just his comfort being on the field,Ž Florida coach Dan Mullen said Wednesday. You look at him. Kyle (Trask) has a good understanding of the game as well. But you can see with Feleipe his experience, having been out there and playing and being in the huddle and being in there with pass rush-ers and having played a little bit more college football. You can see that with him in his comfort out there on the field.ŽOverall, the quarterbacks seem to be off to a solid if not spectacular start this spring. Theyre learning a new offense and going through the installation process, so there is a learning curve for everybody.Mullen says hes got some talent to work with.I like the work ethic they have,Ž he said. They have some arm talent. Watching those guys throw the ball, they definitely have some arm talent and ability to make a lot of different throws, which is fun to coach. You can put some more things in. You can do things, you can do it around their ability to throw the ball.Accuracy, though, is the most important thing. I'd rather take a very, very accu-rate quarterback over a guy that throws it 70-80 yards and just explaining that to them and understanding that.ŽMullen and the offensive coaches will continue to install more of the offense as the spring progresses. They havent put in a whole lot yet, but what they have has been handled well by the quarter-backs, Mullen said.I've been pleased with how they've picked things up within the offense,Ž Mullen said. It's going to take a lot of reps before they get com-fortable. But I haven't seen the confused looks out of any of them yet. But it's through three days.Learning curve UF FootballWhat: Practice open to fans When: 11:45 a.m.-2:10 p.m. Saturday Where: Sanders Practice Fields Dan Mullen, the head coach of the Florida Gators, slaps quarterback Feleipe Franks (13) with a foam block as part of a drill during the second spring practice at the Sanders Practice Fields on the UF campus in Gainesville on Saturday. [BRAD MCCLENNY/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER] Florida quarterbacks o to solid spring start See COMMODORES, C2 See LEARNING, C2 See TAGGART, C2

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** C2 Thursday, March 22, 2018 | The News Herald The News HeraldPENSACOLA „ Win-ning streaks and national rankings aside, one key change in the Panhandle Conference softball race this spring is in how many teams qualify for the upcoming state tournament.In past seasons, it has been as many as four. This year, that has been reduced to the champion and runner-up for all conferences in the state.With the new format supplying a backdrop, Gulf Coast and Pensacola squared off on Wednesday with the possibility of breaking their tie for second place behind undefeated and No. 1 Chipola.The Lady Commodores started out doing so with relish, taking a 14-6 win after five inningsin the first game. The Lady Pirates, however, staged a late rally in the second game to escape with a 4-2 victory and a dou-bleheader split.That left Gulf Coast 5-3 and 34-4 overall, and still tied with Pensacola, which is 5-3 and 20-15.The Lady Commodores wasted little time putting Tuesday behind them, having been swept by Chipola in Marianna. Gulf Coast stroked four consecutive hits in a five-run second inning to back winning pitcher Chandler Sparkman.Kaylee Raines had three straight runscoring singles, Payton Burton continued her hot hitting with two dou-bles, the first producing an RBI and Alexa Shiver doubled home two runs in the big second inning.The Lady Commodores also rediscovered their identity with four stolen bases and Spark-man was dominant after her worst performance of the season on Tuesday.Lia Johnsons double in the third inning was Pensacolas only hit off Sparkman. Otherwise she registered nine consecutive outs by strikeout, getting the side in the second, third and fourth innings. Sparkman added a triple a three-run home run at the plate, punctuating a six-run fifth inning in which the Lady Pirates committed three infield errors and a passed ball, and hit a batter.Amie Hutchison, who had a single and double at the plate, relieved Sparkman in the fifth. Gulf Coast returned the favor in the field with three errors combining with three Lady Pirates singles and a batter reaching first on a wild-pitch third strike for six Pensacola runs.Kristina Manthei came on in relief to finally end the game, and started the nightcap in the circle for Gulf Coast.Manthei didnt allow a hit for three innings, then was relieved by Alex Watson after Madison Marshall singled Alexis Guzman walked in the fourth.Watson pitched out of that situation, but Pensacola starter Shelby Griffin settled down after allowing two hits and two runs in Gulf Coasts first inning. Raines struck again with another RBI single.But this time the Lady Pirates persevered. Kayla Liebmans sacrifice fly in the fifth inning narrowed Gulf Coasts lead to 2-1, and three hits combined with two key Gulf Coast errors and enabled Pen-sacola to pull ahead with three runs in the sixth.The clutch hit was a two-run single by pinch hitter Jensen Strick-land after Sparkman had relieved Watson with one out in the sixth.Gulf Coast takes a much-needed break until returning to action in a conference doubleheader on Tuesday at Tallahassee.Pensacola rallies for softball split with Gulf Coast Defensive tackle Marvin Wilson said last year was more like a job than having fun. A lot of that was because of the Seminoles going 7-6 and Fishers messy exit.Fisher had hoped to finish last season as Florida States coach but resigned Dec. 1 amid anger from the administration and parents when he wasnt forthcoming about pur-suing the Texas A&M opening. Fisher now refers to the school he led to the 2013 national championship as the other placeŽ while Florida State President John Thrasher has said in a couple speeches to groups that he no longer holds his wallet when walking by the football offices.But theres nothing but positive vibes at Taggarts practices „ so far.It doesnt feel like a job anymore. It feels like something we love,Ž Wilson said. You loved football in high school, now you love it again in college.ŽTaggart was quick to note that having fun will not get in the way of fundamentals and technique. But when a player does something noteworthy, like Cyrus Fagan did when he inter-cepted a pass, it should be celebrated by the team.I dont believe in doing anything and not having fun.,Ž he said. Im big on quotes, as you know. Ralph Emer-son said, Nothing great happens without enthu-siasm. I believe in that and want our guys to be that way daily.ŽOn the field, Taggart and his assistants „ which includes only one holdover from the previous staff „ are using the 16 practices between now and the April 14 spring game to get a better gauge on their personnel. Taggart has told his players that the depth chart throughout the spring will be fluid and that those who grasp the system the quickest will rise to the top.Most of the focus will be at quarterback. Deondre Francois, who suffered a knee injury in last seasons opener against Alabama, will be limited to non-con-tract drills as sophomore James Blackman and redshirt freshman Brady Hockman take the snaps.Blackman, who threw for 19 touchdowns and 11 interceptions last season, said he has been watching Oregons games from last season to get a better grasp of the system.The play calls that they give us, were get-ting them down pretty well,Ž he said. Weve been working them out in 7-on-7 by ourselves.ŽHockman said the play calls are a lot simpler and that the offense is more toned down but its effective.ŽBesides vying for spots on the depth chart, numbers one through nine on the roster also are up for grabs. Akers, who wore No. 4 last season, was wearing No. 23 on Wednesday.Even though Akers rushed for 1,025 yards and seven touchdowns last season, Taggart said the players have to earn their numbers back, which Akers said he liked.I know when I was growing up the single digits went to the dudes. Thats kind of how we want it,Ž Taggart said. Not everyone can be a single digit. Getting it is being one of the best.Ž TAGGARTFrom Page C1Tuesdays game was decided well before the final 90 seconds thanks to the big Gulf Coast run and some stifling defense that limited San Jacinto to one made field goal over the first eight minutes of the fourth quarter. That defensive energy was needed on a night when the Lady Commodores struggled to find any offensive rhythm and shot just 37 percent from the field and 3 of 20 from the 3-point line.That was absolutely the difference,Ž Scovel said of the fourth quarter defense. We finally played aggres-sive defense and denied passing lanes, contested shots, and communicated. That was the difference in the game.ŽGulf Coast (27-2) will likely need more consistent execution at both ends of the court in todays quarterfinal game against Seward County (Kan.) (31-3) at 3 p.m. CDT. The Saints advanced Tuesday with an 88-81 win over South Georgia Tech thanks to a 9-0 run in the final two minutes of the game. Seward County made 17 of 34 from the 3-point line, with top scorer Mollie Mounsey making 6 of 11 en route to a game-high 24 points.Mounsey is shooting 44 percent from the 3-point line for the season and the Saints shoot 36 percent from deep as a team on 31 attempts per game.Theyre a tremendous 3-point shooting team,Ž Scovel said. Theyre high energy, play a great trapping zone, and they shoot the ball really well. Weve got to really guard and contest shots. We cant let them control the tempo and get us standing around watch-ing. We have to pursue and contest defensively to win.ŽThe two teams faced off last season in the quarterfinals and Gulf Coast came away with an 83-72 win. The Saints have averaged 28 wins per season over the past five years under coach Toby Wynn, and theyre 63-6 over the past two seasons.They have a nice team and theyve always had a great program and a great coach,Ž Scovel said. Theyre very fun-damentally sound, pass the ball extremely well, move it well, execute on offense, get great looks, and take great shots. Theyre very well coached and very well disciplined. Im not even sure if we play our normal game that it will be good enough. We may have to play a little better than normal to win.Ž Scovel didnt go so far as to predict a Gulf Coast victory, but she did feel comfortable saying that the Lady Commodores team that takes the floor today would look differ-ent than the one that did so Tuesday. We had a great prac-tice (Wednesday) that was high energy,Ž she said. We went over the things we need to do to play better and beat Seward. Hopefully, well be in a better mindset and not be nervous or scared or whatever the case was. I think well play better. I cant tell you well win, but I think well play better.ŽThe winner will play again Friday in the semifinals at 7 p.m. The championship game is Saturday at 7 p.m. COMMODORESFrom Page C1We've got another installation tomorrow. Eventually what you want to see is when it catches up to them and they eventually give you the deer-in-the-headlight look where kind of, 'OK, my brain is now like maxed with all the stuff you're throwing at me.' "So far, it appears true freshman quarterback Emory Jones is keeping up with the more experienced quarterbacks. Hes the one true dualthreat QB in the group, and obviously the most comfortable when the situation calls for him to run the ball.Jones also showed some arm strength and accuracy in last Saturdays open practice.Hes a high school kid coming in cool and collected a little bit, not panicking,Ž co-offensive coordinator John Hevesy said. You see him in there trying to make his reads, trying to do things. Everything is a little slower than it is for the two older guys that have been around for at least college football. But to me, just impressed with how hes handled his mannerisms in the huddle. On the line of scrimmage, hes done a very good job.ŽPerhaps the forgotten player in the quarterback race is Kyle Trask, who emerged as a contender for the starting role last spring, but injured his knee early in the 2017 season and wasnt heard from again.The redshirt sophomore is back, zipping the ball around the practice field. Hes also shown he can make some things happen with his legs.Hes got a live arm,Ž Mullen said. Throws the ball really well. Hes got a lot of talent. Watching him, I think hes bought in to what we want to do.I tell (the quarterbacks) that running aspect, I just want you to be a willing runner. If the defense gives you the opportunity to run, go run and go do it. Hes shown a decent bit of athleticism to be able to run the ball as well.Ž LEARNINGFrom Page C1 The Associated PressPITTSBURGH „ Sidney Crosby ignited a rally with a highlight-reel goal and became the third active player with 700 career assists in the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-3 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night.Crosby picked up his 24th goal of the season when he knocked a pass from Jake Guentzel out of the air, deflected it toward the front of his stick and smacked it by Carey Price to tie it at 3 late in the second period. Derick Brassard put the Penguins in front to stay, beating Price early in the third period as Pittsburgh avoided dropping both games of a back-to-back against also-rans Montreal and the New York Islanders. Guentzel had a goal and two assists. His 21st goal of the season came off an assist from Crosby, the 700th of Crosbys career. Evgeni Malkin and Patric Hornqvist also scored for the Penguins, who drew within two points of idle first-place Washington in the Metropolitan Division. Casey DeSmith finished with 27 saves.Jonathan Drouin, Nikita Scherbak and Jacob de la Rose scored for the Cana-diens, who have dropped nine of their last 10 games. Price made 34 stops in his first start in a month due to a concussion.COYOTES 4, SABRES 1: Clayton Keller had two assists to break the Arizona record for points by a rookie in the Coyotes victory over Buffalo in a matchup of the NHLs two worst teams. Rookie Dylan Strome scored in his “ rst game after being called up from the minors. Derek Stepan had a goal and assist, and Richard Panik and Max Domi, with an empty-netter, also scored. Antti Raanta stopped 29 shots to improve to 12-4-4 in his past 20 starts. Keller, Arizonas 2016 “ rst-round draft pick, extended his points streak to six games, in which he has two goals and “ ve assists. He has 55 points, one more than Peter Mueller had in setting the rookie team record in 2007-08. And Keller has 35 assists, one more than teammate Max Domi had in his rookie season two years ago. Arizona improved to 13-5-2 in its past 20, and earned its 61st point in leaving Vancouver alone at the bottom of the Western Conference standings. Jordan Nolan scored for Buffalo. BLUES 2, BRUINS 1: Jaden Schwartz scored his second goal of the game 30 seconds into overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night. Schwartz skated up the middle and “ red a shot past Anton Khudobin. The Blues won for the “ fth time in six games to move within a point of the “ nal Western Conference wild-card spot. Jake Allen made 21 saves to improve to 24-21-2. Ryan Donato scored for Boston. The Bruins clinched a playoff spot and moved within four points of Tampa Bay for the Eastern lead. Schwartz tied it midway through the third period with a wrist shot from the top of the circle. Donato scored his second goal in his second NHL game. He had a goal and two assists in a 5-4 loss to Columbus on Monday night. Crosby puts on a show in Pens win over CanadiensPittsburghs Sidney Crosby makes a pass out of the corner with Montreals Mike Reilly defending during the second period Wednesday in Pittsburgh. [GENE J. PUSKAR/ THE ASSOCIATED PRESS]

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** The News Herald | Thursday, March 22, 2018 C3 SPORTS TICKER IN BRIEFLOUISVILLE, KY.Louisville hoops parts ways with coach PadgettLouisville didnt take long to make its first offseason move, parting ways with interim mens basketball coach David Padgett less than 24 hours after the Cardi-nals season ended.The former Cardinals player was brought in to bring calm amid turmoil and upheaval after the school placed coach Rick Pitino on unpaid administrative leave following its acknowledgement that it was being investigated in a federal corruption probe of college basketball.Padgett did his job. He went 22-14 after being elevated from second-year Louisville assistant last fall.It was just a learning experience,Ž Padgett said Wednesday at a news conference on campus. I didnt give myself expectations, I didnt give my team expectations. But having never done something before, youre always going to say, how am I going to do, doing it for the first time. All things considered, I think it went really, really well.ŽThe AD didnt elaborate on candidates to replace Padgett, but later said that Louisville would seek a top-level coach.NEW YORKLieberman to coach team in BIG3 leagueHall of Famer Nancy Lieberman will coach a team in the BIG3 this season.Lieberman, a former basketball star who has coached in the NBA, WNBA and NBA Develop-ment League, will lead the Power team, the league announced Wednesday. She replaces Clyde Drex-ler, who recently accepted a job as commissioner of the 3-on-3 league of former NBA players.Lieberman was a three-time All-American at Old Dominion and two-time U.S. Olympian. She was a head coach in the WNBA and the Dallas Mavericks minor league affiliate, plus an assistant for the Sacramento Kings.CHARLOTTE, N.C.NBC lands Indy 500, promises IndyCar boostThe Indianapolis 500, an American staple on ABC for 53 years, will have a new television home next season.In fact, the entire Indy-Car package is moving to NBC in 2019 in what could turn out to be an exceptional deal for the series because of promised increased exposure across multiple platforms.Thats secondary, though, to another network ending ABCs stranglehold on the The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.Ž The Indy 500 on ABC is the second-longest partnership in television and sports events behind only the Masters, which has been on CBS since 1956. Its a jewel ABC did not particularly want to give up, and IndyCar wasnt unhappy with the networks production of its most important asset. The Associated Press By Joedy McCrearyThe Associated PressDURHAM, N.C. „ Duke and Kentucky are viewed as the masters of the one-and-done era, winning championships with extraordinarily young rosters.Both programs have a chance to do it again.After several potential one-and-done phenoms were bounced from the NCAA Tournament in the opening weekend, the Blue Devils and Wild-cats are the teams still playing that have rosters stacked with high-profile freshmen.Duke, the No. 2 seed in the Midwest Region, starts four freshmen „ led by Wooden Award finalist Marvin Bagley III „ while Kentucky, the Souths No. 5 seed, features Kevin Knox as its centerpiece.The Wildcats (26-10), arguably the biggest ben-eficiary of a run of upsets in the South, play ninthseeded Kansas State on Thursday night in Atlanta. The following night, Duke (28-7) faces a rematch with 11th-seeded Syracuse in a Midwest semifinal in Omaha, Nebraska.Hall of Fame Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said his freshmen are not afraid of the moment. Its how much preparation do they have for the moment?Were trying to condense about four years into eight months,Ž he said. I dont know how its going to turn out. You just kind of live it.ŽAmong the star freshmen who didnt make it to the tournaments second weekend were Arizonas Deandre Ayton, Oklahomas Trae Young, Missouris Michael Porter Jr., Michigan States Jaren Jackson, Alabamas Collin Sexton and Texas Mohamed Bamba. Young and Bamba have already declared for the draft.Both the Blue Devils and Wildcats have previously had predominantly young teams cut down the nets at past Final Fours. Kentucky won a national title in 2012 behind top-two draft picks Anthony Davis and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, while Dukes most recent national title came in 2015 behind three one-anddone freshmen „ Jahlil Okafor, Justise Winslow and Tyus Jones.Duke, Kentucky lean on freshmen in NCAAs In this March 23, 1963 photo, Loyola coach George Ireland, right, bends over to issue orders to his team during the title game in Louisville, Ky. [ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE PHOTOS] Loyolas run shines light on barrier-breaking 1963 national title teamBy Andrew SeligmanThe Associated PressCHICAGO „ Under the bright lights of the popping flashbulbs, Jerry Harkness grasped the magnitude of the moment.There he was on that day in March 1963, a black player from Loyola of Chicago shak-ing hands with a white player from Mississippi State, Joe Dan Gold, at center court. They were about to tip off in a regional semifinal in East Lansing, Michigan, that would come to be known as the Game of Change.Boy, the flashbulbs. I couldnt believe,Ž Harkness recalled this week. I just couldnt understand.... I was shocked. I looked him in his eyes. He didnt smile; I tried to smile at him. I could tell he was there, he was happy to play us and he was happy to be there. He had on his game face. I was shocked with the bulbs and I went back to the huddle in kind of a daze, a little. I thought, boy, this is more than a game. This is history.ŽLoyola is back in the Sweet 16 for the first time since 1985 thanks to two last-second shots and two prayers answered for Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt, the 98-year-old team chaplain who has become a celebrity during this captivating run that continues with a game against Nevada on Thursday night in Atlanta.Its also shining a light on the team that blasted through racial barriers 55 years ago. With four black starters, Loyola won what remains the only NCAA Division I championship by an Illinois school. And for the players who were there, the current run is bringing back all sorts of memories.From the taunts in Houston to the death threats mailed to their dorm, from the biggest blowout in NCAA Tournament history to the Game of Change and beating Cincinnati in overtime to win it all, it was unforgettable. Three years later, Texas Western with five black starters beat Adolph Rupps all-white Kentucky team for the cham-pionship. But the Ramblers ad started paving that glory road, whether they realized it at the time or not.Was it impactful? Yes, it was very impactful,Ž said Ron Miller, a guard from the Bronx. My opinion was we did not realize what we were going through, nor did we fully appreciate it at the time. I think it came later. I know for me personally, it came later.ŽThey saw the obstacles in front of them, heard the insults thrown their way.Miller remembers coming off the bench the previous season because coach George Ireland was following the unwritten rule that teams could play one black player on the road, two at home and three if they were way behind. A loss in the NIT and pressure to win switched his thinking.Hed have played four green guys if they would help the team,Ž said John Egan, the point guard and lone white starter on the championship team. I believe that.ŽThe crowd in Houston late in the season was particularly brutal, hurling insults and throwing water and ice and even pennies at the players.That was the only time I was truly fearful of what might happen,Ž said center Les Hunter, who was from Nashville.The death threats, Harkness remembers, came after Loyola opened the NCAA tourney by beating Tennessee Tech by 69. The game played a few miles from campus at Northwestern remains the biggest rout in tournament history.It put the Ramblers in the regional semis against Missis-sippi State and that led to some ugly letters from Ku Klux Klan members, calling them names and saying they had no right to play, arriving at the dorm on Sheridan Road. The fact that the writers knew where the team lived was unnerv-ing to Harkness. He got two of those letters, some were sent to other teammates. Ireland wound up taking them, dis-missing the threats as junk.I was all right about it after we got over that,Ž Harkness said. I dont know why. In a couple days, we were on our way to Michigan so I felt all right at that time.ŽWhile the Ramblers dealt with threats, their opponent had to figure out a way to get to the game.Mississippi States coach and school president wanted the team to play in the tournament despite an informal rule barring the states schools from playing against racially integrated teams. The Maroons, as they were known at the time, came up with a plan to slip away and fly to the game in Michigan, avoiding an expected court order.The game itself had no such off-court drama. Loyola won by 10 and beat Illinois and Duke before dethroning twotime champion Cincinnati. The final „ featuring a combined seven black starters „ saw the Ramblers rally from 15 down in the second half to win 60-58 in overtime on Vic Rouses tip-in.So much went on back then,Ž said Harkness, who later became friends with Gold.More than a gameLoyolas Vic Rouse, left, puts in a basket in the closing seconds of the 60-58 overtime win over Cincinnati on March 23, 1963, Louisville, Ky. Dukes Marvin Bagley III, right, is expected to declare for the NBA draft after the Blue Devils NCAA Tournament run is over. [GENE J. PUSKAR/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS]

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** C4 Thursday, March 22, 2018 | The News HeraldBy Brian MahoneyThe Associated PressNEW YORK „ As Monty McCutchen visits NBA teams on behalf of referees, hes hearing plenty of what he calls constructive criticism, delivered in a professional way.Thats exactly what were hoping to attain on the floor, is that no one is asking every-one to agree, no one is asking for there not to be construc-tive criticism,Ž McCutchen said. What we are trying to achieve is the sense of how to disagree respectively, how to disagree with an empathy and understanding.ŽMcCutchen left his job on the floor during this season to become the leagues vice president and head of referee development and training. With some high tensions with both players and coaches, he and head of referee operations Michelle Johnson have been conducting respect-for-the-game sessions with each team in hopes of creating a stronger working relationship.He believes the meetings are going well, that players are seeing the commitment of the officials to have better communication.Though some players have complained that referees wont engage in discussions with them on the court, McCutchen doesnt believe relations have worsened this season, echoing comments made by Commissioner Adam Silver at the All-Star break. Yet it seems otherwise sometimes, with coaches Doc Rivers, Stan Van Gundy and Alvin Gentry all fined by the league over the last week for criticizing officials.Dallas coach Rick Carlisle, whose team was visited by McCutchen before playing the Knicks last week, said the respected referee can make things better, calling him a great ambassador and teacher.You could argue he was the top official in the game, but the job that he has taken on is a very important one because now he has a chance to impact so many other officials,Ž Carlisle said. And the other reason that he is a great person for this position is hes a great communicator. Always has been. He can carry the message to officials, he can help convey the message to players and coaches of the importance of constructive communication, how to dif-fuse the emotion in difficult situations.ŽRepresentatives of players and officials met during the All-Star break and McCutchen has taken the lead from there for the officiating side. Like with any relation-ship that has struggled, he said repairs start with better communication.He praised veteran players who have spoken up in the sessions on behalf of their clubs, and believes the discussions will pay off, even if it isnt easy to see that right away.What I am sure of is that we are willing to do our work,Ž McCutchen said. We are willing to re-examine how we can better the game that we serve, and from that perspective that the players commentary has received a reasonable ear from us. We hear you and well work on it.Ž Game of the weekIt could be the Warriors against the road warriors on Sunday.Utah has won 11 straight road games, its longest streak since the 1994-95 season. The Jazz begin a three-game trip Thursday in Dallas. After a visit Friday to San Antonio, the trip wraps up Sunday at Golden State.The Warriors, who could have Stephen Curry back in the lineup by then, will be looking to avenge a bad beat-ing the Jazz handed them in the last meeting. Utah won 129-99 at home on Jan. 30, Golden States second-worst loss under Steve Kerr, who has been coach since 2014.Utah had won nine straight overall before falling 99-94 to Atlanta on Tuesday in its final game before the trip. Other upcoming games to watch€ Atlanta at Golden State, Friday. Stephen Curry could return from his right ankle injury.€ Boston at Portland, Friday. The Celtics head west without the injured Kyrie Irving, whos head memora-ble moments against Damian Lillard.€ Minnesota at Philadel-phia, Saturday. Karl-Anthony Towns against Joel Embiid could be the big man matchup to watch for years. Stat line of the weekLeBron James, Cleveland. With 40 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists Monday against Milwaukee, James led or tied for the game high on both teams in all three categories for the 51st time in his career, passing Wilt Chamberlain for the most such games in NBA history.Refs hope meetings with players will ease tensionsMemphis forward Chandler Parsons, left, center Marc Gasol, center left, and forward Zach Randolph, right, talk with referee Monty McCutchen during a game in Phoenix. [BRANDON DILL/ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE PHOTO] The Associated PressCLEVELAND „ LeBron James scored 35 points and added 17 assists, his last set-ting up a late a 3-pointer by Kevin Love, and the under-manned Cleveland Cavaliers ended Torontos nine-game road winning streak with a 132-129 victory over the Eastern Conference-leading Raptors on Wednesday night.The Cavs were missing five rotational players and coach Tyronn Lue, who missed his second straight game because of health reasons.But they had James, who earlier in the day said, Ill be available, so we got a chance.Ž James didnt have a turn-over in 40 minutes and he made three free throws in the final 7.8 seconds. He missed one with 3.9 seconds left, giving Toronto a final shot, but DeMar DeRozans 3-pointer „ con-tested by James „ was wide left. DeRozan and Toronto coaches complained the All-Star was fouled to no avail.Love, playing his second game after missing 21 games with a broken left hand, fin-ished with 23 points and 12 rebounds and George Hill had 22 on 10-of-11 shooting for the Cavs, who were blown out by 34 points against Toronto in January.CLIPPERS 127, BUCKS 120: DeAndre Jordan had 25 points and 22 rebounds to lead Los Angeles past Milwaukee. Austin Rivers added 22 points and Lou Williams scored 19 for Los Angeles, which bounced back after a de” ating loss to Minnesota on Tuesday night. The Bucks lost All-Star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo to a right ankle sprain late in the “ rst half. Antetokounmpo appeared to get hurt when he tripped over teammate Shabazz Muhammad under Milwaukees basket. HEAT 119, KNICKS 98: Kelly Olynyk scored 22 points and handed out a career-high 10 assists, Tyler Johnson added 22 points and the Miami Heat had little trouble on the way to beating the New York Knicks 119-98 on Wednesday night. Wayne Ellington scored 16, Justise Winslow added 15, Goran Dragic had 14 and Josh Richardson “ nished with 12 for the Heat, who remained seventh in the Eastern Conference playoff race. Olynyks previous high for assists was eight, done twice. PELICANS 96, PACERS 92: Anthony Davis capped a 28-point, 13-rebound, “ ve-block performance with a 15-foot baseline fade, a gritty put-back and two free throws in the “ nal minute, and New Orleans outlasted Indiana. ETwaun Moore scored 23 points for New Orleans, which had to overcome a scrappy defensive effort by Indiana to win its third straight. NUGGETS 135, BULLS 102: Nikola Jokic had 21 points, seven rebounds and “ ve assists on Serbian Heritage Night,Ž and the Denver Nuggets routed the Chicago Bulls 135-102 on Wednesday night. Denver shot 61.4 percent (51 for 83) from the “ eld and had seven players score in double “ gures. Paul Millsap had 22 points and eight rebounds in 27 minutes, and Wilson Chandler made “ ve of the Nuggets 20 3-pointers on his way to 19 points. HORNETS 111, NETS 105: Dwight Howard had 32 points and 30 rebounds, becoming the “ rst player with a 30-30 game against the Nets since Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in 1978. Kemba Walker scored 10 of his 24 points in the fourth quarter for the Hornets, who trailed by as many 23 points in the second half but won in front of an announced crowd of 10,231 at Barclay Center while a heavy snowfall outside blanketed the New York City area. 76ERS 119, GRIZZLIES 105: Robert Covington, J.J. Redick and Dario Saric each had 15 points to pace all “ ve Philadelphia starters in double-“ gures, and the 76ers continued their push for home-court advantage in the playoffs with a 119-105 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night.LeBron carries Cavaliers past RaptorsBy Stephen WhynoThe Associated PressThe bruises on Travis Konecnys legs are marks of Metropolitan Division hockey. In the third period of a crucial late-season divisional game, the undersized Philadelphia Flyers forward got in the way of not one but two slap shots from Washington Capitals defensemen. The two points from the victory made it all feel better.Its that time of year when those shots are crucial to make sure theyre not getting to your goaltender,Ž Konecny said. I have a feeling thats the way the body is going to feel from here on out.ŽKonecnys not the only one feeling it down the stretch in a division where the top five teams are separated by just nine points with two and a half weeks remaining in the season „ and they could all make the playoffs.Washington, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Columbus and New Jersey play six more games against each other down the stretch, too. A postseason with Metropolitan firstand second-round series is sure to bring knock-down, drag-out showdowns with not much separating these teams.It kind of depends on the timing of when you play each other,Ž Flyers defenseman Andrew MacDonald said. Obviously you want to finish strong and have a good finish to the season.ŽWith the Florida Panthers 11-2-1 in their past 14 games, all the contending Metro teams save for the Capitals and Penguins cant even feel safe. Its why Philadelphia captain Claude Giroux said, Right now were just trying to get into the playoffs.ŽThat kind of desperation has paid off for the streaking Blue Jackets, who have won nine in a row to solidify themselves. Five of those victories have come against teams currently in play-off position.Its great preparation,Ž Columbus general manager Jarmo Kekalainen said. Every games like a playoff game for us.ŽTeams can lose three of seven playoff games and stay alive. That might not be the case the rest of the regular season for the Blue Jackets, Devils and Flyers, and its no sure bet the Capitals win the division for the third consecutive year.Beating the Dallas Stars on Tuesday night as the Penguins fell flat in a loss to the New York Islanders could wind up making a big difference.These are big points now,Ž Capitals defenseman John Carl-son said. Everyone can see how tight the race is and everybody kind of jockeying for position. Youve got to collect them when you can.A far cry from winning the Metro by seven points last year and by 16 in 2015-16, the Capitals are playing meaningful games in March and April, something that could help them in the playoffs after three con-secutive second-round exits.I hope so,Ž fourth-year coach Barry Trotz said. Its going to help not only us, its going to help Philly, its going to help all the teams who are in that when you have to play at that level.Ž Jones-ingColumbus is a serious play-off threat in large part because of Seth Jones development into a do-it-all No. 1 defense-man at age 23. Jones leads the Blue Jackets in ice time at 24:47 per night and is second on the team with 35 assists and 49 points.Hes elite among the NHL defensemen the way he can join the rush, the way he can skate the puck out of the zone,Ž said Kekalainen, who acquired Jones from Nashville for Ryan Johansen two years ago. I think his transition games gotten quicker. I think hes assumed a lot more power-play responsibility this year.Ž Donato timeWhen Ryan Donato was leading the United States in goals and points at the Olympics, dad, former NHL forward and Harvard coach Ted didnt want to say when the 21-year-old forward would make the jump to the NHL. Turns out it was as soon as Harvards season ended as the Bruins signed Donato on Sunday, plugged him in on the second line Monday and watched him record his first goal and assist.Metro Division madness helpful to playo teamsBy Doug FergusonThe Associated PressAUSTIN, Texas „ Rory McIlroy put together another flawless back nine, running off five straight birdies.This time, it wasnt enough.Former U.S. Amateur champion Peter Uihlein built a 5-up lead against McIlroy and held off his late charge with enough key shots of his own in a 2-and-1 victory, one of several surprises Wednes-day in the opening session of the Dell Technologies Match Play.Defending champion Dustin Johnson hit two shots out-of-bounds on the same hole, another tee shot in the hazard and couldnt make the putts that he couldnt afford to miss on the back nine. He wound up losing on the 17th hole to Bernd Wiesberger. Justin Thomas also got a scare, mainly because his opponent had to putt with a sand wedge over the last 12 holes.McIlroy was coming off a victory in the Arnold Palmer Invitational just three days ago, when he birdied five of his last six holes to win by three shots.I felt it was going to go two different ways,Ž Uihlein said. When a guy comes off a win, next week out theyre either a little flat or still as hot as can be and theyre just going to blitz it.ŽMcIlroy, Johnson, Mickelson lose openers in Match Play

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** The News Herald | Thursday, March 22, 2018 C5 EBRO SCHEDULEMondayMatinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Parx 11:55 a.m. Greyhound simulcast: Sarasota 11:30 a.m., Derby Lane 11:30 a.m., Palm Beach noon. Evening: Greyhound simulcast: Jacksonville 6:45 p.m.TuesdayMatinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Parx 11:55 a.m. Greyhound simulcast: Sarasota 11:30 a.m.WednesdayMatinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Tampa Bay 11:25 a.m., Gulfstream 11:35 a.m. Greyhound simulcast: Derby Lane 11:30 a.m., Sarasota 11:30, Jacksonville 11:35 a.m., Palm Beach noon. Evening: Dania Jai Alai 5:30 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Derby Lane 6:30 p.m., Jacksonville 6:45 p.m.ThursdayMatinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Gulfstream 11:35 a.m, Santa Anita 3 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Derby Lane 11:30 a.m., Sarasota 11:30 a.m., Palm Beach noon. Evening: Dania Jai Alai 6 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Jacksonville 6:35 p.m.FridayMatinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Aqueduct 12:20 p.m., Tampa Bay 11:25 a.m., Gulfstream 11:35 a.m., Santa Anita 3 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Sarasota 11:30 a.m., Derby Lane 11:30 p.m., Palm Beach noon. Evening: Dania Jai Alai 6 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Palm Beach 6 p.m., Sarasota 6:30 p.m., Derby Lane 6:30 p.m., Jacksonville 6:35 p.m.SaturdayMatinee: Thoroughbred simulcast:Aqueduct 12:20 p.m., Tampa Bay 11:25 a.m., Gulfstream 11 a.m., Santa Anita 2:30 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Derby Lane 11:30 a.m., Sarasota 11:30 a.m., Jacksonville 11:35 a.m., Palm Beach noon. Evening: Dania Jai Alai 6 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Palm Beach 6 p.m., Derby Lane 6:30 p.m., Sarasota 6:30 p.m., Jacksonville 6:45 p.m.SundayMatinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Gulfstream 11 a.m., Tampa Bay 11:25 a.m., Aqueduct 12:20 p.m., Santa Anita 2:30 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Palm Beach noon, Jacksonville 12:30 p.m.POKER ROOM… (Ext. 180) Open 9 a.m. to 3 a.m. Monday through Friday and 24 hours on weekends and holidays.LOCATION… Intersection of State 79 and State 20.INFORMATION… 234-3943. ODDS PREGAME.COM LINENATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONTodayFAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG Philadelphia 7 212 at Orlando at Charlotte Off Off Memphis at New Orleans Off Off L.A. Lakers at Houston Off Off Detroit Utah 8 200 at Dallas at Sacramento 2 212 AtlantaCOLLEGE BASKETBALLTodayFAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG Kentucky 5 Kansas St. Nevada 1 Loyola Of Chicago Michigan 2 Texas A&M Gonzaga 5 Florida St. at UTSA 4 Sam Houston St. at San Francisco 9 CampbellFridayVillanova 5 West Virginia Purdue 2 Texas Tech Duke 11 Syracuse Kansas 4 ClemsonNATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE TodayFAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG LINE at Chicago -181 Vancouver +166 at Carolina -170 Arizona +158 at Philadelphia -208 Rangers +188 at Columbus -135 Florida +125 Tampa Bay -180 at Islanders +165 Washington -163 at Detroit +153 Edmonton -113 at Ottawa +103 at Nashville Off Toronto Off at Colorado -117 Los Angeles +107 at San Jose Off Vegas Off Updated odds available at Pregame.com PRO BASKETBALL NBAAll times CentralEASTERN CONFERENCEAtlantic Division W L PCT. GBx-Toronto 53 19 .736 „ x-Boston 48 23 .676 4 Philadelphia 40 30 .571 12 New York 26 46 .361 27 Brooklyn 23 49 .319 30Southeast Division W L Pct GBWashington 40 30 .571 „ Miami 39 33 .542 2 Charlotte 31 41 .431 10 Orlando 21 50 .296 19 Atlanta 21 50 .296 19Central Division W L Pct GBCleveland 42 29 .592 „ Indiana 41 31 .569 1 Milwaukee 37 34 .521 5 Detroit 32 39 .451 10 Chicago 24 47 .338 18 WESTERN CONFERENCESouthwest Division W L Pct GBy-Houston 57 14 .803 „ New Orleans 42 30 .583 15 San Antonio 41 30 .577 16 Dallas 22 49 .310 35 Memphis 19 52 .268 38Northwest Division W L Pct GBPortland 44 27 .620 „ Oklahoma City 43 30 .589 2 Minnesota 41 31 .569 3 Utah 40 31 .563 4 Denver 39 33 .542 5Paci“ c Division W L Pct GBy-Golden State 53 18 .746 „ L.A. Clippers 38 33 .535 15 L.A. Lakers 31 39 .443 21 Sacramento 23 49 .319 30 Phoenix 19 53 .264 34 x-clinched playoff berth; y-won divisionTuesdays GamesToronto 93, Orlando 86 Boston 100, Oklahoma City 99 Minnesota 123, L.A. Clippers 109 New Orleans 115, Dallas 105 Atlanta 99, Utah 94 Detroit 115, Phoenix 88 Houston 115, Portland 111Wednesdays GamesCleveland 132, Toronto 129 Philadelphia 119, Memphis 105 Charlotte 111, Brooklyn 105 Miami 119, New York 98 Denver 135, Chicago 102 L.A. Clippers 127, Milwaukee 120 New Orleans 96, Indiana 92 Washington at San Antonio, lateTodays GamesMemphis at Charlotte, 6 p.m. Philadelphia at Orlando, 6 p.m. Detroit at Houston, 7 p.m. L.A. Lakers at New Orleans, 7 p.m. Utah at Dallas, 7:30 p.m. Atlanta at Sacramento, 9 p.m.Fridays GamesDenver at Washington, 6 p.m. L.A. Clippers at Indiana, 6 p.m. Brooklyn at Toronto, 6:30 p.m. Minnesota at New York, 6:30 p.m. Phoenix at Cleveland, 6:30 p.m. Miami at Oklahoma City, 7 p.m. Milwaukee at Chicago, 7 p.m. Utah at San Antonio, 7:30 p.m. Boston at Portland, 9 p.m. Atlanta at Golden State, 9:30 p.m. COLLEGE BASKETBALL MENS BASKETBALL NCAA TOURNAMENTAll times Central EAST REGIONAL At TD Garden, Boston Regional Semi“ nals FridayVillanova (32-4) vs. West Virginia (26-10), 6:27 p.m. Purdue (30-6) vs. Texas Tech (26-9), 8:57 p.m.Regional Championship SundaySemi“ nal winnersSOUTH REGIONAL At Philips Arena, Atlanta Regional Semi“ nals TodayNevada (29-7) vs. Loyola of Chicago (30-5), 6:07 p.m. Kansas State (24-11) vs. Kentucky (26-10), 8:37 p.m.Regional Championship SaturdaySemi“ nal winnersMIDWEST REGIONAL At CenturyLink Center Omaha, Neb. Regional Semi“ nals FridayKansas (29-7) vs. Clemson (25-9), 6:07 p.m. Duke (28-7) vs. Syracuse (23-13), 8:37 p.m.Regional Championship SundaySemi“ nal winnersWEST REGIONAL At STAPLES Center, Los Angeles Regional Semi“ nals TodayTexas A&M (22-12) vs. Michigan (30-7), 6:37 p.m. Florida State (22-11) vs. Gonzaga (32-4), 9:07 p.m.Regional Championship SaturdaySemi“ nal winnersFINAL FOUR At The Alamodome, San Antonio National Semi“ nals March 31South champion vs. West champion East champion vs. Midwest championNational Championship April 2Semi“ nal winnersNATIONAL INVITATION TOURNAMENTAll times Central Quarter“ nals TuesdayPenn State 85, Marquette 80 Mississippi State 79, Louisville 56WednesdayWestern Kentucky 92, Oklahoma State 84 Utah (21-11) at Saint Marys (30-5), lateSemi“ nals At Madison Square Garden, New York March 27Penn State (24-13) vs. Mississippi State (25-11), 6 or 8:30 p.m. Western Kentucky (27-10) vs. Utah-St. Marys winner, 6 or 8:30 p.m.Championship March 29Semi“ nal winners, 7 p.m.NCAA WOMENS TOURNAMENT All times Central ALBANY REGIONAL Regional Semi“ nals Saturday At Albany, N.Y.South Carolina (28-6) vs. Buffalo (29-5), 10:30 a.m. UConn (34-0) vs. Duke (24-8), 1 p.m.Regional Championship MondaySemi“ nal winners, 6 p.m. SPOKANE REGIONAL Regional Semi“ nals Saturday At Spokane, Wash.Notre Dame (31-3) vs. Texas A&M (26-9), 3 p.m. Oregon (32-4) vs. Central Michigan (30-4), 5:30 p.m.Regional Championship MondaySemi“ nal winners, 9 p.m. KANSAS CITY REGIONAL Regional Semi“ nals Friday At Kansas City, Mo.N.C. State (26-8) vs. Mississippi State (34-1), 5:30 p.m. UCLA (26-7) vs. Texas (28-6), 8 p.m.Regional Championship SundaySemi“ nal winners, 6:30 p.m. LEXINGTON REGIONAL Regional Semi“ nals Friday At Lexington, Ky.Oregon State (25-7) vs. Baylor (33-1), 5:30 p.m. Louisville (34-2) vs. Stanford (24-10), 8 p.m.Regional Championship SundaySemi“ nal winners, 11 a.m.FINAL FOUR At Columbus, Ohio National Semi“ nals March 30Albany champion vs. Spokane chamion, 6 or 8:30 p.m. Kansas City champion vs. Lexington champion, 6 or 8:30 p.m.National Championship April 1Semi“ nal winners, 5 p.m.NATIONAL INVITATION TOURNAMENTAll times Central Quarter“ nals TuesdayPenn State 85, Marquette 80 Mississippi State 79, Louisville 56WednesdayWestern Kentucky 92, Oklahoma State 84 Utah (21-11) at Saint Marys (30-5), lateSemi“ nals At Madison Square Garden, New York March 27Penn State (24-13) vs. Mississippi State (25-11), 6 or 8:30 p.m. Western Kentucky (27-10) vs. Utah-St. Marys winner, 6 or 8:30 p.m.Championship March 29Semi“ nal winners, 7 p.m.NCAA WOMENS TOURNAMENT All times Central ALBANY REGIONAL Regional Semi“ nals Saturday At Albany, N.Y.South Carolina (28-6) vs. Buffalo (29-5), 10:30 a.m. UConn (34-0) vs. Duke (24-8), 1 p.m.Regional Championship MondaySemi“ nal winners, 6 p.m. SPOKANE REGIONAL Regional Semi“ nals Saturday At Spokane, Wash.Notre Dame (31-3) vs. Texas A&M (26-9), 3 p.m. Oregon (32-4) vs. Central Michigan (30-4), 5:30 p.m.Regional Championship MondaySemi“ nal winners, 8 p.m. KANSAS CITY REGIONAL Regional Semi“ nals Friday At Kansas City, Mo.N.C. State (26-8) vs. Mississippi State (34-1), 5:30 p.m. UCLA (26-7) vs. Texas (28-6), 8 p.m.Regional Championship SundaySemi“ nal winners, 6:30 p.m. LEXINGTON REGIONAL Regional Semi“ nals Friday At Lexington, Ky. Oregon State (25-7) vs. Baylor (33-1), 5:30 p.m. Louisville (34-2) vs. Stanford (24-10), 8 p.m.Regional Championship SundaySemi“ nal winners, 11 a.m.FINAL FOUR At Columbus, Ohio National Semi“ nals March 30Albany champion vs. Spokane chamion, 6 or 8:30 p.m. Kansas City champion vs. Lexington champion, 6 or 8:30 p.m.National Championship April 1Semi“ nal winners, 5 p.m. PRO HOCKEY NHLEASTERN CONFERENCEAtlantic Division GP W L OT PTS GF GA x-Tampa Bay 73 50 19 4 104 264 205 Boston 72 45 17 10 100 240 186 Toronto 73 43 23 7 93 246 208 Florida 71 37 27 7 81 219 218 Detroit 73 27 35 11 65 189 228 Montreal 74 26 36 12 64 185 237 Ottawa 72 26 35 11 63 199 251 Buffalo 73 23 38 12 58 173 240Metropolitan Division GP W L OT PTS GF GA Washington 73 42 24 7 91 229 217 Pittsburgh 74 42 27 5 89 243 225 Columbus 74 41 28 5 87 210 206 Philadelphia 74 37 25 12 86 222 220 New Jersey 73 37 28 8 82 219 221 Carolina 73 31 31 11 73 197 232 N.Y. Rangers 73 32 33 8 72 211 236 N.Y. Islanders 73 31 32 10 72 235 263WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GP W L OT PTS GF GA x-Nashville 72 48 14 10 106 236 178 Winnipeg 73 44 19 10 98 242 190 Minnesota 73 41 24 8 90 227 210 Colorado 73 40 25 8 88 236 210 St. Louis 73 40 28 5 85 203 194 Dallas 74 38 28 8 84 212 201 Chicago 74 30 35 9 69 209 228Paci“ c Division GP W L OT PTS GF GA Vegas 73 47 21 5 99 248 200 San Jose 73 41 23 9 91 225 201 Los Angeles 74 40 27 7 87 212 186 Anaheim 73 37 24 12 86 206 197 Calgary 74 35 29 10 80 204 222 Edmonton 73 32 36 5 69 208 234 Arizona 73 25 37 11 61 179 231 Vancouver 73 25 39 9 59 187 240 x-clinched playoff spot; 2 points for a win, 1 for OT loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffsTuesdays GamesColumbus 5, N.Y. Rangers 3 Washington 4, Dallas 3 N.Y. Islanders 4, Pittsburgh 1 Edmonton 7, Carolina 3 Florida 7, Ottawa 2 Detroit 5, Philadelphia 4, SO Tampa Bay 4, Toronto 3 Winnipeg 2, Los Angeles 1, OT Colorado 5, Chicago 1 Vegas 4, Vancouver 1 San Jose 6, New Jersey 2Wednesdays GamesPittsburgh 5, Montreal 3 Arizona 4, Buffalo 1 St. Louis 2, Boston 1, OT Anaheim at Calgary, lateTodays GamesN.Y. Rangers at Philadelphia, 6 p.m. Arizona at Carolina, 6 p.m. Florida at Columbus, 6 p.m. Tampa Bay at N.Y. Islanders, 6 p.m. Washington at Detroit, 6:30 p.m. Edmonton at Ottawa, 6:30 p.m. Toronto at Nashville, 7 p.m. Vancouver at Chicago, 7:30 p.m. Los Angeles at Colorado, 8 p.m. Vegas at San Jose, 9 p.m.Fridays GamesMontreal at Buffalo, 6 p.m. New Jersey at Pittsburgh, 6 p.m. Anaheim at Winnipeg, 7 p.m. Vancouver at St. Louis, 7 p.m. Boston at Dallas, 7:30 p.m. PRO BASEBALL SPRING TRAININGAll times CentralAMERICAN LEAGUE W L Pct. Houston 17 7 .708 Boston 17 8 .680 Cleveland 16 10 .615 Kansas City 14 10 .583 Baltimore 14 11 .560 New York 14 11 .560 Chicago 13 12 .520 Oakland 12 12 .500 Minnesota 12 12 .500 Toronto 12 13 .480 Los Angeles 13 15 .464 Tampa Bay 11 13 .458 Seattle 11 14 .440 Detroit 9 14 .391 Texas 7 18 .280NATIONAL LEAGUE W L Pct. Milwaukee 17 7 .708 Chicago 16 10 .615 San Diego 12 9 .571 Miami 13 10 .565 St. Louis 13 11 .542 Atlanta 13 13 .500 Los Angeles 13 13 .500 Arizona 12 12 .500 Washington 11 13 .458 San Francisco 11 14 .440 Colorado 10 14 .417 Philadelphia 10 15 .400 Pittsburgh 9 16 .360 Cincinnati 9 16 .360 New York 8 16 .333(ss)-split squad games count in the standings, ties and games against non-MLB teams do not countTuesdays GamesWashington 8, Miami 3 N.Y. Mets 8, St. Louis 7 Detroit 8, N.Y. Yankees 3 Boston 12, Pittsburgh 6 Philadelphia 2, Toronto 0 Chicago White Sox 10, Texas 0 L.A. Dodgers 8, Oakland 2 L.A. Angels 6, Arizona 5 Milwaukee 4, Colorado 4 Tampa Bay vs. Baltimore, cancelled Kansas City 10, San Francisco 1 Cincinnati 3, San Diego 3, 10 inningsWednesdays GamesBoston 8, Tampa Bay 3 Houston 8, Washington 3 St. Louis 13, Miami 6 Philadelphia 7, Toronto 7 Chicago Cubs 5, Texas 1 Milwaukee (ss) 4, Oakland 3 San Diego 4, Chicago White Sox 3 Atlanta 3, Detroit 2 Minnesota 3, Pittsburgh 1 N.Y. Yankees 9, Baltimore 4 Kansas City vs. Cleveland, late San Francisco vs. Arizona, late Milwaukee (ss) vs. Seattle, late GOLF INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF PGA TOURSWORLD GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP DELL TECHNOLOGIES MATCH PLAYWednesday at Austin Country Club, Austin, Texas Yardage: 7,108. Par: 71 (seedings in parentheses)First RoundPat Perez (15), United States, halved with Si Woo Kim (50), South Korea. Gary Woodland (24), United States, halved with Webb Simpson (37), United States. Justin Thomas (2), United States, def. Luke List (60), United States, 2 up. Francesco Molinari (21), Italy, def. Patton Kizzire (48), United States, 3 and 1. Tyrrell Hatton (12), England, def. Alexander Levy (55), France, 3 and 2. Brendan Steele (36), United States, def. Charley Hoffman (22), United States, 1 up. Hideki Matsuyama (5), Japan, def. Yusaku Miyazato (53), Japan, 2 and 1. Cameron Smith (46), Australia, def. Patrick Cantlay (30), United States, 2 up. Alex Noren (13), Sweden, def. Kevin Na (61), United States, 4 and 2. Tony Finau (29), United States, def. Thomas Pieters (39), Belgium, 2 and 1. Jordan Spieth (4), United States, def. Charl Schwartzel (49), South Africa, 2 and 1. Patrick Reed (19), United States, def. Li Haotong (34), China, 3 and 2. Ian Poulter (58), England, def. Tommy Fleetwood (9), England, 3 and 2. Kevin Chappell (33), United States, def. Daniel Berger (26), United States, 3 and 2. Jason Day (8), Australia, def. James Hahn (56,) United States, 4 and 2. Louis Oosthuizen (25), South Africa, def. Jason Dufner (42), United States, 1 up. Matt Kuchar (16), United States, halved with Zach Johnson (54), United States. Yuta Ikeda (47), Japan, def. Ross Fisher (27), England, 2 and 1. Bernd Wiesberger (52), Austria, def. Dustin Johnson (1), United States, 3 and 1. Kevin Kisner (32), United States, halved with Adam Hadwin (38), Canada. Julian Suri (64), United States, def. Marc Leishman (11), Australia, 3 and 2. Bubba Watson (35), United States, def. Branden Grace (23), South Africa, 5 and 3. Peter Uihlein (57), United States, def. Rory McIlroy (6), Northern Ireland, 2 and 1. Brian Harman (18), United States, halved with Jhonattan Vegas (44), Venezuela. Charles Howell III (59), United States, def. Phil Mickelson (14), United States, 3 and 2. Rafa Cabrera Bello (17), Spain, def. Satoshi Kodaira (40), Japan, 2 and 1. Jon Rahm (3), Spain, halved with Keegan Bradley (63), United States. Kiradech Aphibarnrat (28), Thailand, def. Chez Reavie (43), United States, 3 and 2. Paul Casey (10), England, def. Russell Henley (51), United States, 1 up. Kyle Stanley (45), United States, def. Matt Fitzpatrick (31), United States, 1 up. Sergio Garcia (7), Spain, def. Shubhankar Sharma (62), India, 1 up. Xander Schauffele (20), United States, def. Dylan Frittelli (41), South Africa, 1 up.UPCOMING TOURNAMENTSPGA TOUR CORALES PUNTACANA RESORT & CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPSite: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Course: Corales Puntacana Resort & Club. Yardage: 7,670. Par: 72. Purse: $3 million. Winners share: $540,000. Television: Wednesday-Thursday, 10:30 a.m. to 1 :30 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday, 2-5 p.m. (Golf Channel); Sunday, 2:30-5 p.m. (Golf Channel). Defending champion: New tournament. Last week: Rory McIlroy won the Arnold Palmer Invitational. FedEx Cup leader: Justin Thomas. Notes: The “ eld includes nine major champions, including Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk and two-time major winners Angel Cabrera and Retief Goosen. ... Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo received a sponsors exemption and makes his PGA Tour debut. ...The winner does not get into the Masters, and no one in the “ eld can reach the top 50 in the world ranking by winning. ... Steven Bowditch is playing for the “ rst time since the Sanderson Farms Championship last October. He had missed the cut in 31 of his last 33 tournaments. ... Dru Love, the son of two-time Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III, received a sponsors exemption. Love also is playing in the tournament. ... D.A. Points (Puerto Rico Open) is the only PGA Tour winner from last season playing in the event. Next week: Houston Open. Online: www.pgatour.com TRANSACTIONS BASEBALLAmerican LeagueBALTIMORE ORIOLES „ Signed RHP Alex Cobb to a four-year contract. Designated RHP Jose Mesa Jr. for assignment. Optioned RHP Hunter Harvey to Bowie (EL). KANSAS CITY RIOYALS „ Assigned LHP Richard Lovelady; RHPs Kevin Lenik, Glenn Sparkman and Josh Staumont; Cs Nick Dini and Parker Morin and INFs Cody Asche, Erick Mejia and Ryan OHearn to minor league camp. NEW YORK YANKEES „ Optioned INF-OF Tyler Austin; OF Billy McKinney; and RHPs Ben Heller and Giovanny Gallegos to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). SEATTLE MARINERS „ Claimed LHP Dario Alvarez off waivers from the Chicago Cubs and optioned him to Tacoma (PCL). TEXAS RANGERS „ Placed RHP Ronald Herrera on the 60-day DL.National LeaguePHILADELPHIA PHILLIES „ Traded 2B Eliezer Alvarez to Texas for cash.American AssociationKANSAS CITY T-BONES „ Signed RHP Patrick Young. SIOUX CITY EXPLORERS „ Signed INF Daniel Jackson. WICHITA WINGNUTS „ Signed RHPs James Campbell and Travis Banwart.Can-Am LeagueOTTAWA CHAMPIONS „ Released LHP Onas Farfan. SUSSEX COUNTY MINERS „ Released INF Joel Davis and RHP ElHajj Muhammad. TROIS-RIVIERES AIGLES „ Signed OF Alexi Colon. Released RHP Kurt Heyer.BASKETBALLNational Basketball AssociationATLANTA HAWKS „ Signed G Jaylen Morris to a multiyear contract. MILWAUKEE BUCKS „ Signed G Brandon Jennings to a second 10-day contract.FOOTBALLNational Football LeagueATLANTA FALCONS „ Agreed to terms with TE Logan Paulsen on a one-year contract. DETROIT LIONS „ Signed TE Luke Willson and DT Sylvester Williams. INDIANAPOLIS COLTS „ Re-signed CB Pierre Desir and OT-G Jack Mewhort. KANSAS CITY CHIEFS „ Signed DT Xavier Williams. MINNESOTA VIKINGS „ Signed LS Nick Dooley, K Kai Forbath and TE Josiah Price. Waived LB Shaan Washington. NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS „ Re-signed WR Matthew Slater.HOCKEYNational Hockey LeagueNHL „ Fined Tampa Bay F Steven Stamkos $5,000 for a dangerous trip against Toronto D Morgan Rielly during a March 20 game. ARIZONA C OYOTES „ Named Mike Berry vice president, corporate partnerships.American Hockey LeagueCLEVELAND MONSTERS „ Returned F Michael Kirkpatrick to Florida (ECHL). IOWA WILD „ Returned F Garrett Thompson to Fort Wayne (ECHL). ROCKFORD ICEHOGS „ Returned D Nolan Valleau to Orlando (ECHL). SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE „ Reassigned G Sam Brittain to Colorado (ECHL). SPRINGFIELD THUNDERBIRDS „ Returned F Cam Brown to Wheeling (ECHL). TUCSON ROADRUNNERS „ Recalled F Zac Larraza from Fort Wayne (ECHL) and F Derek Army from Wheeling (ECHL).COLLEGESAMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE „ Promoted chief “ nancial of“ cer Eric Ziady to senior associate commissioner/CFO. ARIZONA „ Announced freshman C Deandre Ayton will enter the NBA draft. BUFFALO „ Named Mark Alnutt athletic director. DETROIT „ Announced junior F Kameron Chatman declared for the NBA draft. CINCINNATI „ Fired womens basketball coach Jamelle Elliott. CUMBERLAND (TENN.) „ Named Chris Elliott defensive coordinator. LOUISVILLE „ Fired mens basketball coach David Padgett. NORTH CAROLINA „ Named Robert Gillespie assistant football coach. N.C. STATE „ Announced it will grant a release to mens basketball C Omer Yurtseven so he can pursue a professional career or transfer. WAKE FOREST „ Announced junior mens basketball G Keyshawn Woods is leaving the program. SCOREBOARD TodayBOXING 8 p.m. ESPN2 „ Ryan Garcia vs. Fernando Vargas, junior lightweights, at Indio, Calif. COLLEGE BASKETBALL 6 p.m. CBSSN „ NCAA Division II Tournament, “ rst semi“ nal, West Texas A&M vs. Ferris St., at Sioux Falls, S.D. 6:07 p.m. CBS „ NCAA Tournament, South Regional, “ rst semi“ nal, LoyolaChicago vs. Nevada, at Atlanta 6:37 p.m. TBS „ NCAA Tournament, West Regional, “ rst semi“ nal, Texas A&M vs. Michigan, at Los Angeles 8:30 p.m. CBSSN „ NCAA Division II Tournament, second semi“ nal, Northern St. (SD) vs. Queens (NC), at Sioux Falls, S.D. 8:37 p.m. CBS „ NCAA Tournament, South Regional, second semi“ nal, Kansas St. vs. Kentucky, at Atlanta 9:07 p.m. TBS „ NCAA Tournament, West Regional, second semi“ nal, Florida St. vs. Gonzaga, at Los Angeles CORNHOLE 6 p.m. ESPN2 „ American Cornhole League National Championships, at Las Vegas FIGURE SKATING 11 a.m. NBCSN „ World Championships, Men's Short Program, at Milan (sameday tape) 2 p.m. NBCSN „ World Championships, Pairs' Short Program, at Milan (sameday tape) GOLF 9:30 a.m. GOLF „ PGA Tour, Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship, “ rst round, at Punta Cana, Dominican Republic 1 p.m. GOLF „ PGA Tour, WGCDell Technologies Match Play, Day 2, at Austin, Texas 7:30 p.m. GOLF „ LPGA Tour, Kia Classic, “ rst round, at Carlsbad, Calif. (sameday tape) MLB Noon ESPN2 „ Spring training, N.Y. Yankees vs. Minnesota, at Fort Myers, Fla. 3 p.m. MLB „ Spring training, Kansas City vs. Milwaukee, at Phoenix NBA 6 p.m. NBA „ Philadelphia at Orlando NHL 6:30 p.m. NBCSN „ Washington at Detroit 9 p.m. NBCSN „ Vegas at San JoseON THE AIRThe News Herald will publish announcements of area interest concerning meetings or events. Announcements, which must be dated and contain contact information, can be mailed to the Sports Department, P.O. Box 1940, Panama City, FL 32402 or emailed to sports@ pcnh.com. Events that require entry fees or registration costs that dont benefit charities or go toward the operating expenses of youth leagues or school booster clubs, or toward the purchase of trophies and awards are not eligible, and must run as an advertisement. Shaldera Panthers 5KThe Shaldera Panthers Track Club is having a 5K/Mile Run on March 24 at Porter Park in Lynn Haven. The 5K will start at 8 a.m. Entry is $25 and students under 17 will be $15. All proceeds will go to support the track club athletes in their travel this season. For a race application, or if you want to be a sponsor please contact Sylvester Jones at sly1jones@yahoo.com Panhandle Seminole Club golfThe annual Panhandle Seminole Club Scholar-ship Golf Tournament will be held Thursday, April 12 at Indian Springs Golf Club in Marianna. Registration and warm-up will begin at noon CST with the shotgun start at 1 p.m. for this four-man scramble event. Cash prizes will be awarded to the first-, second-, and thirdplace teams. Entry is $65. Contact: Roy Baker 850-209-1326 or George Sweeney 850-482-5526. Rutherford bene“ t golfA golf tournament to benefit the Rutherford High School girls golf team will be held Saturday, May 19 at Nature Walk Golf Club beginning with 8 a.m. registration. Entry is $65 per player, $250 per team, in the select shot event. Total team hand-icap must be higher than 40 with only one player with 5 handicap or less. Contact: Coach Kerri Miller 850-767-4500, millekm@bay.k12.fl.us or Mike Nethero 850-747-9130 nether-omd@knology.netANNOUNCEMENTSBaseball Bozeman at Providence tournament Gentry (Ark.) at Bay 7 p.m. North Bay Haven at Cottondale 1 p.m. Arnold at Holmes County 6:30 p.m. College baseball Gulf Coast at Northwest Florida 5 p.m. Womens college basketball Gulf Coast vs. Seward County (Kan.) in national quarter“ nalAREA EVENTS NHL GMs call for change on interference challengesCoachs challenges for goaltender interference and the ensuing argu-ments arent going away.There will just be a new place to direct the complaints.With the goal of refining the consistency of goalie interference challenges, NHL general managers on Wednesday recommended shifting the decision from on-ice officials to the leagues situation room in Toronto. The Associated Press IN BRIEF

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** C6 Thursday, March 22, 2018 | The News Herald PREP PAGEThe News HeraldSOUTHPORT „ Makenzie Ford of Edgewater Gymnas-tics advanced to the regional champion-ships in the USA Gymnastics Level 6 Florida State Champion-ships this past weekend in Fort Myers.Bay County was represented by three gymnasts from Edgewater Gymnastics of Southport, and Ford qualified to the regional championships with an all-around score of 37.625 which placed her fourth. Ford placed third on balance beam with 9.675, third on vault 9.35 and third on uneven bars 9.325.Payton West placed sixth all-around with a score of 36.525. West was fourth on vault 9.325 and fourth on bars 8.95. Braeden Smith placed fifth on vault with a score of 9.325.The regional championships will be held in April in Athens, Ga.Edgewaters Ford advances to regionalMakenzie Ford placed third on the balance beam in the recent Level 6 state championships in Fort Myers. [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO] Ford The News HeraldVERNON „ Dameion Stephens won an individual title at 199 pounds, but it was host Vernons depth that enabled it to win its first boys weightlifting region title on Tuesday in the 2-1A meet.The Yellow Jackets totaled 37 points to edge runner-up Blountstown which had 36. The top five was rounded out by Godby with 27 and Altha and Rickards tied with 19.The remainder of the scoring was Wakulla with 18, Graceville 17, Sneads 15, Holmes County 11, Chi-pley, Liberty County and Marianna all with 6, Florida High with 3 and Maclay was scoreless. The individual results from each weight class will not be released until all regions in Class 1A have completed their meets. Following the conclusion of regionals, the top lifters, by weight division, will be selected off their region results „ champions automatically qualify „ for the upcoming Class 1A state meet to be held April 6 at Arnold High School. BASEBALLMosley 14, Escambia 7PENSACOLA „ A Mosley team that had been producing wins, but not so much runs, broke out of an offensive funk in a big way in the Battle on the Bay played Tuesday at the minor league Pensacola Blue Wahoos stadium.Eight different players were responsible for 16 hits for the Dolphins, 10-1, and eight helped accumulate 14 runs batted in.Escambia led 1-0 after one inning, 4-3 after three and it was tied 5-5 after four innings. Mosley exploded for three runs in each of the final three frames.Drew Yeager led offensively with three hits and four RBIs. Blake Vineyard and Justin Kelley each had three hits and an RBI, Jaden Rudd had two hits and two RBIs, Brayden Gainey two hits and an RBI and Seth Etienne had a triple and three RBIs.Clete Hartzog allowed five runs, one earned, in five innings to gain the victory on the mound. He yielded five hits, struck out six and walked two. Rudd pitched the final two innings and struck out four. Mosley played at Fairhope, Ala., on Wednesday.LATE PREPHost Vernon wins region weightlifting SOFTBALL BATTINGPlayer AB Hits Avg.Yoder Bl 1 1 1.000 Pippin Bl 1 1 1.000 Bailey Bl 1 1 1.000 Gardner A 1 1 1.000 Troutman A 48 32 .667 Lee A 37 24 .649 Price W 44 24 .545 Allgood A 50 27 .540 A.Batton Bz 28 15 .536 Koller B 32 17 .531 Baxter S 51 27 .529 Smith A 48 24 .500 Mayhann W 2 1 .500 Walters NBH 31 15 .484 Stanford Bz 26 12 .462 Golden (8) PS 20 9 .450 Perkins S 47 21 .447 Jones HC 36 16 .444 Burch NBH 34 15 .441 Sellers NBH 16 7 .438 Walker Bl 31 13 .419 Sanders Bz 30 12 .400 Jones Bz 5 2 .400 Shealy W 23 9 .391 Eden“ eld S 44 17 .386 Tzintzun B 29 11 ,379 Long W 37 14 .378 Long HC 40 15 .375 Engram Bl 24 9 .375 Eubanks Bl 16 6 .375 Austrman PSJ 8 3 .375 Freed NBH 33 12 .364 Watson PS 22 8 .364 Williams Bl 28 10 .357 Faria S 43 15 .349 Zinker PSJ 23 8 .348 Hurst Bz 26 9 .346 Wood B 26 9 .346 McWaters Bl 26 9 .346 Wooten W 32 11 .344 Garrett S 38 13 .342 J.Johnson HC 48 16 .333 Tiller Bz 18 6 .333 Tate PS 18 6 .333 Golden (3) PS 18 6 .333 Todd PSJ 18 6 .333 Quinn PSJ 12 4 .333 Farrow HC 3 1 .333 Bailey W 39 13 .333 McIntosh S 46 15 .326 Sellers HC 41 13 .317 Veras B 32 10 .312 Lee HC 32 10 .312 Bearden Bz 30 9 .300 Thompson A 10 3 .300 Bishop NBH 27 8 .296 Revels HC 44 13 .295 Dixon PS 17 5 .294 Kelley Bl 28 8 .286 Pyles Bl 21 6 .286 Ramsey PSJ 21 6 .286 E.Lanford NBH 7 2 .286 Nichols W 7 2 .286 Egge A 47 13 .277 Ramsey A 44 12 .273 Burk HC 30 8 .267 Sullivan B 15 4 .267 Thompson W 34 9 .265 J.Arseneaux A 23 6 .261 Setterich W 27 7 .259 Clark S 36 9 .250 Rabon Bl 20 5 .250 Cook Bl 4 1 .250 Z.Batton Bz 4 1 .250 Flaat A 41 10 .244 Nelson HC 37 9 .243 Boobyer Bz 29 7 .241 Harper Bz 21 5 .238 Porter Bl 21 5 .238 Beauchamp B 22 5 .227 G.Lee PSJ 27 6 .222 A.Lanford NBH 28 6 .214 Lister W 20 4 .200 H.Lee PSJ 20 4 .200 Grindle A 10 2 .200 Goolsby Bz 5 1 .200 Dillahey NBH 21 4 .190 Chester A 32 6 .188 Dudley S 27 5 .185 Harrison HC 38 7 .184 Carmichl NBH 22 4 .182 White A 22 4 .182 Reilly PSJ 11 2 .182 Altman B 11 2 .182 Alcorn PSJ 11 2 .182 Guffey W 17 3 .176 Dunnigan B 17 3 .176 Marshall B 24 4 .167 Mancil PS 19 3 .158 Brock NBH 26 4 .154 Schlrer (7) PS 13 2 .154 Madrid W 34 5 .147 Gilmore PS 21 3 .143 Fortner PSJ 21 3 .143 Parrish PSJ 7 1 .143 Faulk Bz 7 1 .143 Stephens S 36 5 .139 Allen B 22 3 .136 Jones PSJ 15 2 .133 Folmar Bz 24 3 .125 Porto S 16 2 .125 Scott S 19 2 .105 Roberts Bl 12 1 .083 Owens PS 15 1 .067 Mensitieri A 1 0 .000 Rouse W 1 0 .000 Smith B 1 0 .000 Schlrer (6) PS 1 0 .000 Smith S 1 0 .000 Cosson HC 2 0 .000 Durham Bz 2 0 .000 Jasinski PSJ 2 0 .000 A.Arceneaux A 3 0 .000 Williams HC 3 0 .000 Hightower HC 3 0 .000 Shores NBH 9 0 .000 Long B 10 0 .000 Sternbrg NBH 10 0 .000 Butler W 10 0 .000RBIs: Lee A 23, Allgood A 23, Baxter S 23, Perkins S 19, Faria S 18, Long HC 18, A.Batton Bz 17, Troutman A 16, Price W 16, Ramsey A 15, Jones HC 14, Bailey W 14, Eden“ eld S 14, Smith A 14, Egge A 13, Nelson HC 13, Sellers HC 13, Walters NBH 12, Lee HC 12, Clark S 10, Johnson HC 10, H.Lee PSJ 10, Hurst Bz 9, Harper Bz 9, Pyles Bl 9, Bearden Bz 8, Sanders Bz 8, Williams Bl 8, Zinker PSJ 8, Garrett S 8, Kelley Bl 7, Revels HC 7, Koller B 7, Burk NBH 6, Chester A 6, Stanford Bz 6, J.Johnson HC 6, A.Lanford NBH 6, Dixon PS 6, Watson PS 6, A.Golden (3) PS 6, Thompson W 6, Long W 6, Engram Bl 6, Walker Bl 6, McWaters Bl 6, Rabon Bl 6, McIntosh S 6, Folmar Bz 5, Boobyer Bz 5, Golden (8) PS 5, Burch NBH 5, Porto S 5, Wooten W 5, Guffey W 5, Fortner PSJ 5, G.Lee PSJ 5, Shealy W 4, Setterich W 4, Bishop NBH 4, Carmichael NBH 4, Veras B 4, Tzintzun B 4, Alcorn PSJ 4, Tate PS 4, White A 4, Thompson A 4, Schlerer (7) PS 3, Brock NBH 3, Freed NBH 3, Lister W 3, Stephens S 3, Porter Bl 3, Marshall B 3, Beauchamp B 3, Reilly PSJ 3, Ramsey PSJ 3, Jones PSJ 2, Quinn PSJ 2, Tiller Bz 2, E.Lanford NBH 2, Shores NBH 2, Dillahey NBH 2, Dudley S 2, Yoder Bl 2, Cook Bl 2, Sullivan B 2, Allen B 2, Dunnigan B 2, Nichols W 2, Mayhann W 2, Madrid W 2, Harrison HC 2, Mancil PS 2, Grindle A 2, J.Arseneaux A 1, Eubanks Bl 1, Pippin Bl 1, Roberts Bl 1, Lister W 1, Altman B 1, Long B 1, Sullivan B 1, Faulk Bz 1, Z.Batton Bz 1, Gilmore PS 1, Todd PSJ 1, Jasinski PSJ 1, Scott S 1. HR: Lee A 6, Eden“ eld S 4, Faria S 4, Ramsey A 2, Allgood A 2, Long HC 2, Price W 2, Eden“ eld S 1, Williams Bl 1, Walker Bl 1, Burch NBH 1, Troutman A 1, Jones HC 1, Burk HC 1, Lee HC 1, Revels HC 1, Harper Bz 1, Hurst Bz 1, Perkins S 1, Bailey W 1, Lister W 1.PITCHINGPlayer W LBailey W 9 1 Baxter S 9 2 A.Batton Bz 8 3 Revels HC 6 1 Walters NBH 6 2 Egge A 5 2 Golden (8) PS 4 1 McWaters Bl 4 2 Zinker PSJ 4 2 Stephens S 3 0 Smith A 3 0 Harrison HC 3 1 Lee A 2 0 Lee HC 2 1 Lister W 1 0 Clark S 1 0 Cook Bl 1 1 Bishop NBH 1 1 Butler W 0 1 Williams Bl 0 1 Golden (3) PS 0 1 G.Lee PSJ 0 1Strikeouts: Bailey W 118, A.Batton Bz 73, Revels HC 72, Zinker PSJ 65, Golden (8) PS 51, Walters NBH 47, Beauchamp B 39, Baxter S 34, Lee HC 29, Harrison HC 28, McWaters Bl 22, Egge A 22, Smith A 18, Lister W 17, Stephens S 14, Cook Bl 13, Lee A 9, Lee HC 9, Bishop NBH 7, Butler W 5, Lanphere S 5, Long B 5, Burch NBH 3, Dillahey NBH 1, Guffey W 1, Golden (3) PS 1, Clark S 1, G.Lee PSJ 1. BASEBALL BATTINGPlayer AB Hits Avg.Canfora A 1 1 1.000 Donaldson Ma 1 1 1.000 Massey M 1 1 1.000 Z.Thomas S 1 1 1.000 Hartzog M 9 6 .667 Pettys A 3 2 .667 P.Hayes S 3 2 .667 Ball C 22 13 .591 Gay Bz 8 4 .500 Minchew Bz 2 1 .500 Campbell M 2 1 .500 Danford S 31 15 .484 Baxley S 27 13 .481 Jones C 24 11 .458 N.VanHuss Ma 24 11 .458 Gildea R 22 10 .455 Waldron Ma 11 5 .455 Pitman Ma 31 14 .452 Herron Bz 29 13 .448 Hill C 18 8 .444 Wit NBH 18 8 .444 Pohto Bl 19 8 .421 Gray Ma 31 13 .419 Tayes NBH 17 7 .412 R.Smith Ma 17 7 .412 Williams G 25 10 .400 Parker Bz 33 13 .394 McCann Bz 33 13 .394 Bozeman Bz 28 11 .393 Yon Bl 29 11 .379 Jerkins Bl 29 11 .379 Roberson M 32 12 .375 J.Hayes S 24 9 .375 Rudd V 8 3 .375 Mitchell Ma 30 11 .367 Ridley Bl 28 10 .357 Ryals Bl 28 10 .357 Moore NBH 14 5 .357 Hogue V 31 11 .355 B.VanHuss Ma 17 6 .353 R.Torbett Ma 20 7 .350 Lancaster M 20 7 .350 OBryan Bl 23 8 .348 Kelley M 29 10 .345 M.Thomas S 29 10 .345 Rygula R 30 10 .333 Johnson Ma 27 9 .333 Foster Bz 27 9 .333 Etienne M 12 4 .333 Red Bz 12 4 .333 Gainer S 12 4 .333 Sapp Bz 6 2 .333 Vance Bz 6 2 .333 Kenner S 28 9 .321 Braxton C 22 7 .318 Nix C 19 6 .316 Justice V 32 10 .312 Byers A 26 8 .308 Hamre NBH 13 4 .308 Allen S 23 7 .304 McWaters Bz 20 6 .300 S.Wesley G 20 6 .300 Taylor Bz 10 3 .300 Livingston C 17 5 .294 Gainey M 31 9 .290 Rennie R 28 8 .286 Holman A 7 2 .286 Vineyard M 25 7 .280 Pippin G 25 7 .280 Parker A 25 7 .280 Evans Bl 18 5 .278 Harding NBH 11 3 .273 A.Foulk NBH 11 3 .273 Weeks S 26 7 .269 Bozeman Ma 15 4 .267 C.Torbett Ma 15 4 .267 Raines M 15 4 .267 Gustason Bz 31 8 .258 Hardrick A 20 5 .250 Grissett C 20 5 .250 Redd A 28 7 .250 D.Smith Ma 20 5 .250 Yeager M 29 7 .241 James R 30 7 .238 Rudd M 17 4 .235 Whaley R 30 7 .233 Porter Bl 30 7 .233 Wester“ eld R 26 6 .231 Hagan V 26 6 .231 Bradley A 22 5 .227 McQun (22) G 9 2 .222 Pitts V 36 8 .222 Risalvato A 27 6 .222 Cassady G 23 5 .217 S.Martin R 33 7 .212 Skipper Bl 24 5 .208 Johnston Bz 24 5 .208 Mercer S 29 6 .207 Davis C 20 4 .200 Wilmot NBH 15 3 .200 Engram Bl 15 3 .200 Alday Ma 5 1 .200 Justice M 5 1 .200 Tye S 5 1 .200 Shaw V 26 5 .192 Berberena R 16 3 .188 Smith M 23 4 .174 Reynolds A 19 3 .158 Green V 26 4 .154 Stone V 20 3 .150 Johnson NBH 14 2 .143 Lollie S 30 4 .133 Collins A 15 2 .133 Hart A 16 2 .125 Smith R 8 1 .125 A.Brock V 8 1 .125 Blackmon G 17 2 .118 Burkett C 17 2 .118 Anderson R 19 2 .105 R.Brock V 29 3 .103 C.Caldwell A 10 1 .100 Ryerson NBH 14 1 .071 Campbell V 15 1 .067 J.Wesley G 19 1 .053 Pumphrey C 1 0 .000 Clark Bl 1 0 .000 Williams Bl 1 0 .000 N.Caldwell A 1 0 .000 Moskowitz A 1 0 .000 Heitzmann A 1 0 .000 Rodriguez V 1 0 .000 Hawkins G 1 0 .000 Haser C 1 0 .000 Panarllo NBH 1 0 .000 Logan Bz 1 0 .000 White Bl 2 0 .000 M.Foulk NBH 2 0 .000 Wiggins Ma 2 0 .000 Foran C 2 0 .000 Barbee S 2 0 .000 Blaess V 3 0 .000 Kelley Bl 3 0 .000 Kelly Ma 3 0 .000 Myrick G 3 0 .000 Lake NBH 3 0 .000 Phinney Bl 4 0 .000 Dohrewend G 4 0 .000 Jones G 4 0 .000 Walters R 4 0 .000 Newell NBH 4 0 .000 J.Martin R 5 0 .000 Lasecki M 5 0 .000 Lane G 5 0 .000 McQn (3) G 7 0 .000 Deon G 7 0 .000 Lockrem NBH 7 0 .000HR: Jerkins Bl 2, Bozeman Bz 1, McCann Bz 1, Gustason Bz 1, Hardrick A 1, Risalvato A 1, Byers A 1, Parker A 1, Ridley Bl 1, OBryan Bl 1, Yon Bl 1, Jones C 1, Ball C 1, Gainey M 1, Roberson M 1, Hartzog M 1, Lancaster M 1, Rygula R 1. RBI: McCann Bz 13, OBryan Bl 13, Gray Ma 12, M.Thomas S 12, Wester“ eld R 10, Foster Bz 10, Johnston Bz 10, Allen S 10, Roberson M 9, Ball C 9, Pitman Ma 9, Mitchell Ma 9, Jones C 9, Baxley S 9, Gainey M 8, Yon Bl 8, Jerkins Bl 8, Danford S 8, J.Hayes S 8, Mercer S 8, R.Torbett Ma 7, Bozeman Bz 7, Gustason Bz 7, Ridley Bl 7, Pohto Bl 7, Justice V 7, Burkett C 6, Livingston C 6, Waldron Ma 6, R.Smith Ma 6, Justice V 6, Ryals Bl 6, Porter Bl 6, Tayes NBH 6, Parker Bz 6, Yeager M 6, McWaters Bz 5, Gay Bz 5, Red Bz 5, N.Van Huss Ma 5, Skipper Bl 5, Hill C 5, Gainer S 5, Whaley R 5, Raines M 5, Green V 5, James R 4, Berberena R 4, Rygula R 4, Wit NBH 4, A.Foulk NBH 4, Herron Bz 4, Weeks S 4, Kenner S 4, C.Torbett Ma 4, Byers A 4, Hartzog M 4, Smith M 4, Etienne M 4, Rudd V 4, Stone V 4, Shaw V 4, Parker A 3, Pettys A 3, Hardrick A 3, Hamre NBH 3, Wilmot NBH 3, Grissett C 3, Davis C 3, Nix C 3, Johnson Ma 3, D.Smith Ma 3, Bozeman Ma 3, B.Van Huss Ma 3, Roberson M 3, Rudd M 3, Lancaster M 3, Evans Bl 3, Blackmon G 3, Pippin G 3, Williams G 3, Hagan V 3, Hogue V 3, Braxton C 2, Phinney Bl 2, Sapp Bz 2, Vance Bz 2, Anderson R 2, Gildea R 2, Vineyard M 2, Campbell M 2, Kelley M 2, R.Brock V 2, Pitts V 2, P.Hayes S 2, Cassady G 2, C.Caldwell A 1, Holman A 1, Redd A 1, Collins A 1, Rennie R 1, S.Martin R 1, Taylor Bz 1, Minchew Bz 1, Alday Ma 1, Donaldson Ma 1, Hogue V 1, Stone V 1, S.Wesley G 1, J.Wesley G 1, McQueen (22) G 1, Z.Thomas S 1, Lollie S 1, Tye S 1, Pumphrey C 1, Johnson NBH 1, Harding NBH 1, Moore NBH 1.PITCHINGPlayer W LEtienne M 3 0 Gainey M 3 0 Barbee S 3 0 Shaw V 3 0 Mercer S 3 1 R.Torbett Ma 3 1 Johnson Ma 2 0 Gray Ma 2 0 R.Brock V 2 0 Parker Bz 2 0 Gay Bz 2 0 Ridley Bl 2 0 OBryan Bl 2 0 Smith R 2 0 Pettys A 2 2 Holman A 1 0 Rudd M 1 0 Gustason Bz 1 0 McCann Bz 1 0 Red Bz 1 0 Jones C 1 0 Haser C 1 0 B.Van Huss Ma 1 0 Pitman Ma 1 0 White Bl 1 0 Allen S 1 0 J.Hayes S 1 0 Pitts V 1 0 Kelley M 1 1 Braxton C 1 1 Byers A 1 1 Ball C 1 1 Gainer S 1 1 Justice V 1 2 Hill C 1 2 McWaters Bz 1 2 Gildea R 1 3 Campbell V 0 1 Rygula R 0 1 R.Smith Ma 0 1 Collins A 0 2Strikeouts: Smith R 39, Pettys A 36, OBryan Bl 35, Gildea R 31, Hill C 30, Shaw V 29, Gray Ma 27, Justice V 27, McWaters Bz 26, Parker Bz 26, Pettys A 25, Etienne M 25, R.Torbett Ma 24, Mercer S 22, R.Brock V 22, White Bl 21, Barbee S 20, Holman A 20, Gainey M 18, Wit NBH 16, Hartzog M 16, Rudd M 16, Johnson Ma 16, B.Van Huss Ma 13, Pippin G 13, Kelley M 12, Tayes NBH 12, Gainer S 12, Rygula R 11, Braxton C 11, Ball C 10, Jerkins Bl 10, Allen S 10, Hagan V 10, Pitts V 10, Gay Bz 9, J.Hayes S 8, Pitman Ma 8, Ridley Bl 7, Red Bz 6, Byers A 6, C.Caldwell A 6, Allen S 6, J.Wesley G 6, Bonono M 5, Gustason Bz 5, Blackmon G 4, Canfora A 4, Danford S 4, Weeks S 4, Hamre NBH 3, Johnson (4) NBH 3, Tye S 3, J.Wesley G 3, Mitchell Ma 3, Collins A 3, McCann Bz 2, Ryals Bl 2, Jones C 2, Haser C 2, Johnson (10) NBH 2, Orme R 2, Collins A 2, Cassady G 2, Williams G 2, Hawkins G 2, Jernigan G 2, Whaley R 1, Phinney Bl 1, Porter Bl 1, Yon Bl 1, Campbell V 1, M.Thomas S 1.Schools: Arnold (A), Bay (B), Blountstown (Bl), Bozeman (Bz), Cottondale (C), Graceville (G), Holmes County (HC), Marianna (Ma), Mosley (M), North Bay Haven (NBH), Poplar Springs (PS), Port St. Joe (PSJ), Rutherford (R), Sneads (S), Wewahitchka (W).PREP STATS

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LifeSay Yes to the DressSay Yes to the PromSay YesSay YesSay YesSay Yes to the Dress TNT 29 54 138 245 (11:45) ‰‰‰ I Am Legend CastleCastle LimelightŽ Law & Order Born AgainŽ Law & Order Girl Most LikelyŽ Charmed (Part 2 of 2) USA 62 55 105 242 Law & Order: SVULaw & Order: SVUDatelineDatelineSecret KidsSecret KidsNCIS: Los Angeles EndgameŽ WGN-A 13 239 307 EngagementEngagementHow I MetHow I MetPerson of InterestSupernaturalPaid ProgramPaid ProgramJoseph PrinceLes FeldickJoyce Meyer THURSDAY AFTERNOON C COMCAST W WOW! S1 DISH NETWORK S2 DIRECTV MARCH 22 C W S1 S21 PM1:302 PM2:303 PM3:304 PM4:305 PM5:306 PM6:30 WJHG (7) 3 3 7 7 Rachael Ray The Doctors (N) Harry Family FeudJeopardy! (N) NewsNightly NewsNewsWheel Fortune CW (7.2) 99 9 8 8 Paid ProgramPaid ProgramMaury The Robert Irvine Show The GoldbergsThe GoldbergsAmerican DadAmerican DadFamily Guy Family Guy WMBB (13) 2 2 13 13 General Hospital (N) Hot Bench Hot Bench The Dr. Oz Show (N) Dr. Phil NewsWorld NewsNews 13 at 6Ent. Tonight METV (13.2) 209 133 2 BonanzaThe RiflemanThe RiflemanWagon TrainThe Wild, Wild WestHawaii Five-0M*A*S*HM*A*S*H WECP (18) 4 4 4 18 The Talk MillionaireMillionaireFamily FeudFamily FeudThe Ellen DeGeneres Show (N) Day JeopardyLocal 18 NewsNCAA Basketball MNT (18.2) 227 13 Divorce CourtDivorce CourtAndy GriffithAndy GriffithDateline Deadly BetrayalŽ DailyMailTV DailyMailTV Last-StandingLast-StandingMike & MollyMike & Molly WPGX (28) 8 8 28 28 Maury Crime Watch DailySteve (N) ThisMinuteThisMinuteJudge Judy Judge Judy Big BangBig Bang WFSG (56) 11 11 56 56 CuriousPinkaliciousNature CatWild KrattsWild KrattsOdd SquadOdd SquadArthur (EI) PBS NewsHour (N) World NewsFace to Face A&E 34 43 118 265 60 Days In Cover BlownŽ 60 Days In Get Them OutŽ The First 48 The First 48 The First 48 The InvitationŽ The First 48 AMC 30 62 131 254 Bruce ‰‰‰ Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (03) Johnny Depp. ‰‰‚ Mr. & Mrs. Smith (05) Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Vince Vaughn. ANPL 46 69 184 282Pit Bulls and Parolees Treehouse Masters Treehouse Masters Rugged Justice Lone Star Law Lone Star Law SubmergedŽ BET 53 46 124 329 (12:10) ‰‰‚ ATL (06) Tip Harris, Lauren London.(:03) ‰‰‚ Stomp the Yard (07) Columbus Short, Ne-Yo. A troubled dancer enrolls in college.(5:55) ‰‰‰ Set It Off (96) COM 64 53 107 249 70s Show70s Show70s Show70s Show70s Show (:40) The Office (:15) The Office (:15) The Office The Office (:25) The Office DISC 36 39 182 278 Naked and Afraid Naked and Afraid Naked and Afraid Naked and Afraid Naked and Afraid Naked and Afraid E! 63 57 114 236 The KardashiansThe KardashiansChrisleyChrisleyChrisleyChrisleyChrisleyChrisleyE! News (N) ESPN 9 23 140 206 (12:30) NFL Live (N) (L) NBA: The Jump (N) SportsNationQuestionableAround/HornInterruptionSportsCenter (N) (L) Draft: FeaturedDraft: Featured ESPN2 47 24 144 209 MLB Preseason Baseball: Yankees at Twins Intentional Talk (N) (L) SportsNationQuestionableAround/HornInterruptionSportsCenterCornhole FOOD 38 45 110 231 Beat BobbyBeat BobbyBeat BobbyBeat BobbyBeat BobbyBeat BobbyBeat BobbyBeat BobbyBeat BobbyBeat BobbyChopped Souper ChefsŽ FREE 59 65 180 311 Reba Reba The Middle The Middle The Middle The Middle The Middle The Middle ‰‰‚ Mr. Poppers Penguins (11) Jim Carrey, Carla Gugino. FS1 24 27 150 219 The Herd with Colin CowherdFirst Things First with Cris Carter and Nick WrightSpeak for YourselfNASCAR Race Hub (N) (L) UFC Tonight FX 45 51 136 248 Mike & MollyMike & MollyMike & Molly ‰‰‰‚ The Martian (15) Matt Damon. A stranded astronaut tries to survive on Mars. ‰‰‰ Pacific Rim (13) Charlie Hunnam. HALL 23 59 185 312 Hearts of Spring (16) Lisa Whelchel, Michael Shanks. Perfect Match (15) Danica McKellar, Paul Greene, Linda Gray. Full House Full House Full House Full House HGTV 32 38 112 229 Flip or Flop AtFlip or Flop AtFlip or Flop AtFlip or Flop AtFlip or FlopFlip or FlopFlip or FlopFlip or FlopFlip or FlopFlip or FlopFlip/Flop Veg.Flip or Flop HIST 35 42 120 269 Pawn Stars Pawn Stars Pawn Stars Pawn Stars Pawn Stars Pawn Stars Pawn Stars Pawn Stars Swamp People Texas 911Ž Swamp People LIFE 56 56 108 252 I SurvivedGreys Anatomy Greys Anatomy Greys Anatomy Greys Anatomy Project Runway All Stars PARMT 28 48 241 241 (10:00) ‰‰‰‚ Casino (95) Two/Half MenTwo/Half Men (:12) Two and a Half Men Two/Half MenTwo/Half MenFriends Friends Friends Friends SUN 49 422 656 The Maestro: Rollie MassiminoMagnify: Shot in the DarkGatorZone (N) SportsInside RaysIns. LightningLightning Pre.NHL Hockey SYFY 70 52 122 244 (12:00) ‰‰‚ Robin Hood (10) Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett. ‰‚ I, Frankenstein (14) Aaron Eckhart, Bill Nighy. ‰ The Happening (08) Mark Wahlberg, Zooey Deschanel. TBS 31 15 139 247 Friends Friends Friends Friends American DadAmerican DadAmerican DadAmerican DadNCAA Tip-Off (N) (L) NCAA Basketball TCM 25 70 132 256 ‰‰‰‰ An American in Paris (51) Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron. ‰‰‰ Shall We Dance (37) Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers. ‰‰‰‰ Ziegfeld Follies (46) William Powell, Judy Garland. TLC 37 40 183 280 My 600-Lb. Life My 600-lb Life: Skin Tight Say YesSay YesSay YesSay YesTrading Spaces My 600-Lb. Life TNT 29 54 138 245 Bones Bones Bones The Bikini in the SoupŽ NCIS: New Orleans NCIS: New Orleans NCIS: New Orleans USA 62 55 105 242 Chicago P.D. Law & Order: SVULaw & Order: SVULaw & Order: SVULaw & Order: SVULaw & Order: SVU WGN-A 13 239 307 In the Heat of the Night In the Heat of the Night In the Heat of the Night Cops Cops Cops Cops Cops Cops THURSDAY EVENING C COMCAST W WOW! S1 DISH NETWORK S2 DIRECTV MARCH 22 C W S1 S27 PM7:308 PM8:309 PM9:3010 PM10:3011 PM11:3012 AM12:30 WJHG (7) 3 3 7 7 Superstore (N) A.P. Bio (N) Chicago Fire (N) Chicago Fire (N) NewsTonight Show-J. FallonLate Night With Seth MeyersLast Call/Daly CW (7.2) 99 9 8 8 Supernatural Devils BargainŽ ArrowPage Six TVSeinfeldSeinfeldEngagementEngagementKingKing of the HillCops WMBB (13) 2 2 13 13 Greys Anatomy (N) Station 19 An apartment fire impacts the station. News 13 at 10 (:35) Jimmy Kimmel Live (:37) Nightline (12:07) Mom (:37) Mom METV (13.2) 209 133 2 Andy GriffithAndy GriffithGomer PyleMamas FamilyHogan HeroesHogan HeroesCarol BurnettPerry MasonTwilight ZoneAlf. HitchcockAlf Hitchcock WECP (18) 4 4 4 18 2018 NCAA Basketball Tournament2018 NCAA Basketball Tournament Regional, Second Semifinal: Teams TBA. (N) Modern FamilyLate Show-ColbertJames Corden MNT (18.2) 227 13 Law & Order: Criminal IntentLaw & Order: Criminal Intent2 Broke Girls2 Broke GirlsAnger MgtAnger MgtThe GameThe GameCorrupt Cri mesKiller WPGX (28) 8 8 28 28 Gotham (N) Showtime at the Apollo (N) Two/Half MenTMZ (N) Crime Watch DailyPawn StarsPawn StarsTwo/Half MenHow I Met WFSG (56) 11 11 56 56 Local RoutesCrossroadsThe New York CantorsGlobe TrekkerAmanpour-PBSPBS NewsHourThe This Old House Hour A&E 34 43 118 265 The First 48 The Other WifeŽ The First 4860 Days In Time to Come CleanŽ The First 48 (:03) The First 48 (12:03) The First 48 AMC 30 62 131 254 ‰‰‰ Open Range (03) Robert Duvall. Cattle herdsmen battle a ruthless rancher in 1882. ‰‰‰‚ A Bronx Tale (93) Robert De Niro, Chazz Palminteri, Lillo Brancato. Few Good ANPL 46 69 184 282 Lone Star LawLone Star Law: Bigger andLone Star LawLone Star LawLone Star Law Game OnŽ Lone Star Law Gator vs. DogŽ BET 53 46 124 329 (5:55) ‰‰‰ Set It Off (96) Jada Pinkett, Queen Latifah. Black CardBETMancaveThe RundownBlack CardBETMancaveThe Rundown (12:04) Martin (:40) Martin COM 64 53 107 249 The OfficeThe OfficeTosh.0Tosh.0Tosh.0Tosh.0Daily ShowOppositionSouth ParkSouth ParkSouth ParkDaily Show DISC 36 39 182 278 Naked and Afraid Pop-UpNaked and Afraid Pop-UpNaked and Afraid Pop-UpNaked and AfraidNaked and AfraidNaked and Afraid E! 63 57 114 236 ‰‚ What Happens in Vegas (08) Cameron Diaz. Hollywood MediumE! NewsSex & the CitySex & the CitySex & the CitySex & the City ESPN 9 23 140 206 Dom. Athletes30/30 ShortsBoxing Ryan Garca vs. Fernando Vargas. (N) (L) SportsCenter (N) (L) SportsCenter With Scott Van Pelt (N) (L) ESPN2 47 24 144 209 (6:30) American Cornhole League National (N) Most Dominant AthletesNFL LiveNacin ESPN (N) College GameDay (N) (L) FOOD 38 45 110 231 ChoppedChopped Lets Do LunchŽ Beat BobbyBeat BobbyBeat BobbyBeat BobbyChopped Lets Do LunchŽ Beat BobbyBeat Bobby FREE 59 65 180 311 Beyond (Season Finale) (N) (:01) ‰‰‚ National Lampoons Vacation (83) Chevy Chase. The 700 Club ‰ Mr. Deeds (02) Adam Sandler, Winona Ryder. FS1 24 27 150 219 UFC 25 Greatest Fights (N) Speak for YourselfTMZ SportsSkip and Shannon: Undisputed FX 45 51 136 248 (5:30) ‰‰‰ Pacific Rim (13) Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba. Atlanta (N)(:37) Atlanta (:15) Atlanta HelenŽ (10:52) ‰‰‰ Pacific Rim (13) Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba. HALL 23 59 185 312 Full HouseFull HouseThe MiddleThe MiddleThe MiddleThe MiddleGolden GirlsGolden GirlsGolden GirlsGolden GirlsFrasierFrasier HGTV 32 38 112 229 Flip or FlopFlip or FlopFlip/Flop Veg.Flip/Flop Veg.House HuntersHunters IntlHouse HuntersHunters IntlFlip/Flop Veg.Flip/Flop Veg.House HuntersHunters Intl HIST 35 42 120 269 Swamp PeopleSwamp People Swamp NinjaŽ(:03) Truck Night in America (:04) Swamp PeopleSwamp People (12:03) Swamp People LIFE 56 56 108 252 Project Runway All Stars (N) Project Runway All Stars (N)(:02) Love at First Flight (:04) Project Runway All Stars (:01) Project Runway All StarsProject Runway All Stars PARMT 28 48 241 241 FriendsFriendsFriendsLip SyncLip Sync (:32) ‰‚ Rush Hour 3 (07) Jackie Chan, Chris Tucker. ‰‰‰ Rush Hour (98) Jackie Chan. SUN 49 422 656 NHL Hockey: Lightning at Islanders Lightning Post.Ins. LightningIns. LightningSpotlightFocusedAfter Midnight With the Lightning SYFY 70 52 122 244 ‰‰‚ Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (11) Johnny Depp, Penlope Cruz. The Magicians Twenty-ThreeŽ Krypton PilotŽ (11:52) ‰‰‚ Robin Hood TBS 31 15 139 247 2018 NCAA Basketball Tournament (:45) 2018 NCAA Basketball Tournament Regional, Second Semifinal: Teams TBA. (N) (L) Inside MarchJokers WildConan TCM 25 70 132 256 ‰‰‰‰ Sunset Boulevard (50) William Holden. ‰‰‰‰ Gone With the Wind (39) Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh. Civil War rogue Rhett Butler loves Southern belle Scarlett OHara. TLC 37 40 183 280 My 600-Lb. Life Renee admits food is not the answer. (N) My 600-lb Life: Skin Tight (N)(:01) My 600-Lb. Life Renee admits food is not the answer. My 600-lb Life: Skin Tight TNT 29 54 138 245 ‰‰ London Has Fallen (16) Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart. ‰‰ Tron: Legacy (10) Jeff Bridges, Garrett Hedlund, Olivia Wilde.(:45) ‰‰‰ I Am Legend (07) Will Smith. USA 62 55 105 242 Law & Order: SVUNinja Warrior: Ninja vs. NinjaLaw & Order: SVUUnsolved: Tupac and BIGNinja Warrior: Ninja vs. NinjaLaw & Order: SVU WGN-A 13 239 307 CopsCopsCopsCopsCopsCopsCopsCopsCopsCopsCopsCops The News Herald | Thursday, March 22, 2018 C7 TV LISTINGS

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CLASSIFIEDSC C 8 8 Thursday, March 22, 2018| The News Herald POWERFUL. DIGITAL. MARKETING.There are more ways than ever to market your business, and News Herald is here to help! Weve added the power of ThriveHive „ everything you need to market your business online. Theres a great big world of opportunity out there waiting for you. And its closer than you think. Contact Kathleen Smith to get started today. (850) 747-5004 | www.newsherald.com + Guess who can set you up with digital marketing?(Heres a hint, its us). 19442 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, JUVENILE DIVISION, OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2016-DP-0086-AB Division A IN THE INTEREST OF: A.G. DOB: 12/29/2000 S.W. DOB: 09/03/2003 MINOR CHILDREN NOTICE OF ACTION (SEC. 39.801 (b) FS) The State of Florida to KARIN HECTOR, prospective father of the child, A.G., whose last known residence and address is Unknown. You are hereby notified that a Petition under oath has been filed in the above styled Court concerning Termination of Parental Rights in the case of A.G., child, for placement with licensed child placing agency or the Department for the purposes of subsequent adoption. You are hereby noticed that an Advisory Hearing will be held before the Honorable Ana M. Garcia, Judge of the Circuit Court, Fourteenth Judicial Circuit, at the Bay County Juvenile Justice Courthouse, 533 E. 11th Street, Panama City, Florida 32401, on 4th day of April 2018, at the hour of 8:30 a.m., C.T. FAILURE TO PERSONALLY APPEAR AT THE ADVISORY HEARING CONSTITUTES CONSENT TO THE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS OF THE CHILD. IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED, YOU MAY LOSE ALL LEGAL RIGHTS AS A PARENT TO THE CHILD NAMED IN THE PETITION. BILL KINSAUL, Clerk of Circuit Court By: Shaorn Ford Deputy Clerk Pub: March 1, 8, 15, 22, 2018 19506 SERVICE OF PROCESS BY PUBLICATION OF NORTH CAROLINA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE DISTRICT DIVISION MECKLENBURG COUNTY 18-CVD-3215 Aldaine S.O. Knight Plaintiff, vs. Mickia Nekesha Mobley, Defendant. Absolute Divorce To: Mickia Nekesha Mobley: Take notice that a pleading seeking relief against you has been filed in the above entitled action. The nature of the relief sought is for Absolute Divorce. You are required to make defense to such pleading not later than forty (40) days after March 22, 2018, (exclusive of said date), and upon your failure to do so the party seeking service against you will apply to the court for the relief sought. This the 22nd day of March 2018. Ann-Rose JohnsonLewis Attorney for Plaintiff NC Bar# 42956 Johnson Lewis Law Firm, PLLC 101 N. McDowell St., Suite 226 Charlotte, N.C. 28204 Phone: (704)714-5051 Mar 22, 29, Apr 5, 2018 19504 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE Self-storage Cube contents of the following customers containing household and other goods will be sold for cash by CubeSmart, 2529 Joan Avenue, Panama City Beach, Florida, 32408, to satisfy a lien on, April 12, 2018 at approximately 12:30 PM at www storagetreasures.com Rob Holmes, Alicia Marguerite BrumfieldWaddell, Ismael Morales, Amanda Dawn Loiselle, Amanda Frey, Wayne K. MacMaster, Jermaine Iamont Shipman, Thomas Ballard, Leann Jackson March 22, 29, 2018 19570 INVITATION TO BID Bay District Schools will receive sealed bids from any qualified person, company or corporation who is on the current Bay District Schools Pre-Qualified Contractor List and is interested in constructing: Hurricane Shelter Modifications to Building 10 at Everitt Middle School and Buildings 1, 2, 3, and 4 at Tommy Smith Elementary School The project generally consists of installing new hurricane roll down shutters at existing windows and installing impact rated hollow metal doors at existing doors. Five aluminum storefront units to be replaced with impact rated storefront and glass. Bay District Schools policy 6.101 (VI) Local Preference in Purchasing applies to this bid request. This policy can be accessed in its entirety as follows: www .bay .k12.fl.us Go to Board, Board Policy, click on Board Policy Manual. Plans and specifications may be obtained at C. Dennis Evans, Architect, located at 3704 W. Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach, Florida. There will be no cost for the plans and specifications in digital form. Cost for hardcopy set of plans and specifications will be $100.00 per set and is non-refundable. Partial sets will NOT be issued. Checks should be made payable to C. Dennis Evans, Architect. Please call (850) 235-3012 to schedule pick up of the documents. Bids will be received until 2:00 p.m. Central Time, on Thursday, March 29, 2018 at the Bay District School Board, 1311 Balboa Avenue, Panama City, FL 32401 and will be opened and read publicly immediately thereafter in the School Board Meeting Room. All Bids shall be submitted in an envelope clearly marked “Sealed Bid -Bay District School Board -Hurricane Shelter Modifications at Everitt Middle/Tommy Smith Elementary Schools” The Bay District School Board reserves the right to reject any and all bids. All Bids shall be firm for a period of 90 days after opening. This includes material prices. The bid must conform to Section 287.133(3) Florida Statutes, on public entity crimes. There will be a mandatory pre-bid meeting starting at 9:00 a.m. Central Time, at Tommy Smith Elementary School located at 5044 Tommy Smith Drive, Panama City, Florida, on Thursday, March 15, 2018. Immediately following Tommy Smith, all attendees will proceed to Everitt Middle School located at 608 School Avenue, Panama City, Florida. All bidders shall comply with all applicable State and local laws concerning licensing, registration, and regulations of contractors doing business in Florida. The Bay District School Board shall award the contract to the lowest responsive and responsible bidder; provided however, the Bay District School Board reserves the right to award the contract to a bidder who is not the lowest responsive and responsible bidder if the Bay District School Board determines in its reasonable discretion that another bid offers the Bay District School Board a better value based upon the reliability, quality of service, or product of such other bidder. March 8, 15, 22, 2018 19596 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 16000788CA U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, NOT IN ITS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY BUT SOLELY AS TRUSTEE FOR THE RMAC TRUST, SERIES 2016-CTT, Plaintiff, VS. UNKNOWN HEIRS, BENEFICIARIES, DEVISEES, SURVIVING SPOUSE, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES, AND ALL OTHER PARTIES CLAIMING AN INTEREST BY, THROUGH, UNDER, OR AGAINST THE ESTATE OF BETSY G. MEMMER, DECEASED; CAMILLA M. IRVIN, AS PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF BETSY G. MEMMER, DECEASED; CAMILLA M. IRVIN; DORI ANNE HOSEY; ARME’ S. HILL; FRANK M. NICHOLS; HEATHER LEIGH BROCK; LUTHER HART PARMALEE A/K/A LUKE PARMALEE; LUTHER HART PARMALEE, JR. A/K/A LUKE PARMALEE, JR.; MELINDA ANN MEMMER; SANDI MURPHY; DEBORAH S. NALLY; ROGER G. MEMMER; PAULA F. DORMAN A/K/A PAULA F. MORFORD; REBECCA L. MEMMER, Defendant(s). AMENDED NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 (Amended as to the Final Judgment Award Date) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sale will be made pursuant to an Order of Final Judgment. Final Judgment was awarded on February 13, 2018 in Civil Case No. 16000788CA, of the Circuit Court of the FOURTEENTH Judicial Circuit in and for

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CLASSIFIEDSThe News Herald | Thursday, March 22, 2018 C C 9 9 Bay County, Florida, wherein, U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, NOT IN ITS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY BUT SOLELY AS TRUSTEE FOR THE RMAC TRUST, SERIES 2016-CTT is the Plaintiff, and UNKNOWN HEIRS, BENEFICIARIES, DEVISEES, SURVIVING SPOUSE, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES, AND ALL OTHER PARTIES CLAIMING AN INTEREST BY, THROUGH, UNDER, OR AGAINST THE ESTATE OF BETSY G. MEMMER, DECEASED; CAMILLA M. IRVIN, AS PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF BETSY G. MEMMER, DECEASED; CAMILLA M. IRVIN; DORI ANNE HOSEY; ARME’ S. HILL; FRANK M. NICHOLS; HEATHER LEIGH BROCK; LUTHER HART PARMALEE A/K/A LUKE PARMALEE; LUTHER HART PARMALEE, JR. A/K/A LUKE PARMALEE, JR.; MELINDA ANN MEMMER; SANDI MURPHY; DEBORAH S. NALLY; ROGER G. MEMMER; PAULA F. DORMAN A/K/A PAULA F. MORFORD; REBECCA L. MEMMER are Defendants. The Clerk of the Court, Bill Kinsaul will sell to the highest bidder for cash at www .bay realforeclose.com on April 2, 2018 at 11:00 AM the following described real property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOT 8, BLOCK “E”, A REPLAT OF BELAIRE ESTATES UNIT ONE, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 11, PAGE 96 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. WITNESS my hand and the seal of the court on March 7, 2018. Bill Kinsaul CLERK OF THE COURT By: Jennifer Estrada Deputy Clerk Aldridge | Pite, LLP Attorney for Plaintiff(s) 1615 S. Congress Ave. Suite 200 Delray Beach, FL 33445 Phone: 561.392.6391 Fax: 561.392.6965 File No.: 1113-752535B IMPORT ANT AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator by mail at P.O. Box 1089, Panama City, FL 32402 or by phone at (850) 7475338 at least seven (7) days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than seven (7) days. If you are hearing impaired, please call 711 or email AD ARequest@ jud14.flcourts.org March 15, 22, 2018 19660 Invitation to Bid BID #1718-13 The GULF COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS will receive sealed BIDs from any qualified person, company or corporation interested in constructing the: ST. JOSEPH PENINSULA BEACH RENOURISHMENT PROJECT BIDs will be received until 4:00 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time (EDT), on Monday, April 23, 2018 at the office of the Clerk of Circuit Court, 1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. Boulevard, Room 149, Port St. Joe, Florida 32456. BIDs will be opened at this same location the following day on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at the Gulf County Board of County Commission meeting starting at 09:00 a.m., EDT (BCC Chambers). The public is invited to attend. Please indicate on the envelope your company name that this is a sealed BID and the BID Number The original BID plus five (5) copies should be included. DESCRIPTION OF WORK: The WORK consists of the placement of more than 700,000 cubic yards of sand obtained from a borrow area located offshore of St. Joseph Peninsula, Gulf County, Florida to renourish 3.1-miles of beach and the partial replacement of the dune. The beach fill consists of the segment between DEP Monuments R-89.6 (Rish Park) south to R-105.5 (Stumphole Revetment). The St. Joseph Peninsula State Park segment (R-67 to R-74.8) and the Rish Park segment (R-85.5 to R-89.6) are excluded from the WORK. The WORK (consisting of mobilization/demobilization and sand placement and grading), is anticipated to take less than 90-days from start to finish, and will occur within the allowed window between June 1 (or earlier) and November 30, 2018. The project will be constructed in a continuous contiguous manner and ready for final payment by November30, 2018. The supply and installation of native dune plants will be awarded under separate contract. A MANDATORY Pre BID Meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. EDT in the Board of County Commissioners Chambers, 1000 Cecil G. Costin, Sr. Boulevard, Port St. Joe, Florida 32456. All BIDS must be made on the required BID Forms. All blank spaces for BID prices must be filled in, in ink or typewritten, and the BID Form must be fully completed and executed when submitted. The BID Forms listed in the Section 2. BID FORMS of the INSTRUCTIONS TO BIDDERS shall be completed, in full, items are required to be submitted as part of the BID for this project. Digital BIDDING DOCUMENTS can be obtained from MRD ASSOCIATES, INC., 543 Harbor Boulevard, Suite 204, Destin, Florida 32541, (850) 654-1555 for a non-refundable fee of $200.00 per set. Checks shall be made out to MRD ASSOCIATES, INC. The GULF COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS reserves the right to accept or reject any and all BIDS in whole or in part, to waive informalities in the BIDDING or BIDDING DOCUMENTSs, to obtain new BIDS, or to postpone the BID opening. Un-successful BIDs shall be valid for 60-days after the BID opening. GULF COUNTY is an Equal Opportunity Employer. BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA BY: /s/ SANDY QUINN, JR., CHAIRMAN March 13, 22, 2018 19646 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE Self-storage Cube contents of the following customers containing household and other goods will be sold for cash by CubeSmart, 2125 Lisenby Avenue, Panama City, Florida, 32405, to satisfy a lien on April 12, 2018 at approximately 2:30 PM at www .storage treasures.com : Lisa Works, Mary Ellen Adamcryk, Kirstin Salvo, Tammy Wilson, Gregory Weaver Jr., Amber N. Jones, Danielle L. Johnson March 22, 29, 2018 19718 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAY COUNTRY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO. 03-2017-CA-000843 DIVISION: THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS OF THE CWABS, INC. ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-25, Plaintiff vs ALYNE MCCLOUD, et al, Defendant(s). NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE HEREBY GIVEN Pursuant to the Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated 02-21-18, 2018 and entered in Case No., 03-2017-CA-000843 of the Circuit Court of the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit in and for Bay County, Florida in which The Bank of New York Mellon FKA The Bank of New York, as Trustee for the certificateholders of the CWABS, Inc., ASSETBACKED CERTIFICATES. SERIES 200625, is the Plaintiff and Alyne McCloud, are defendants, the Bay County Clerk of the Circuit Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash in/on www .bay .realfore close.c om Bay County, Florida at 11:00AM CST, 12:00PM EST on the 6th day of April, 2018 the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment of Foreclosure: LOT 5, BLOCK 4, GULF HIGHLANDS UNIT TWO, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 8, PAGE 93, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA. A/K/A 203 CAPE CIRCLE, PANAMA CITY BEACH, FL 324135209 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated in Bay County, Florida this 21st day of February, 2018. BILL KINSAUL Clerk of Circuit Court Bay County, Florida By: Jennifer Estrada Deputy Clerk Albertelli Law Attorney for Plaintiff P.O. Box 23028 Tampa, FL 33623 (813)221-4743 (813)221-9171 fax eService: servealaw@ albertellilaw .com File No.: NL-15-175549 If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator by mail at P.O. Box 1089, Panama City, FL 32402 or by phone at (850)7475338 at least seven (7) days febore your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than seven (7) days. If you are hearing impaired, please call 711. March 15, 22, 2018 19720 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO: 17000162CA DIVISION: U.S BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, Plaintiff, vs JOSHUA D. HOLLEY, et al, Defendant(s) NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN Pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated February 21, 2018, and entered in Case No. 17000162CA of the Circuit Court of the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit in and for Bay County, Florida in which U. S Bank National Association, is the Plaintiff and Joshua D. Holley, Eugene Q. Holley, Florida Housing Finance Corporation, Any And All Unknown Parties Claiming by, Through, Under, And Against The Herein named Individual Defendant(s) Who are not Known To Be Dead or Alive, Whether Said Unknown Parties May Claim an Interest in Spouses, Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, Or Other Claimants are defendants, the Bay County Clerk of the Circuit Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash in/on www .bay .real foreclose.com Bay County, Florida at 11:00AM CST, 12:00PM EST on the 6th day of April, 2018 the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment of Foreclosure: LOTS 8 AND 9, IN BLOCK B, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT OF LAKESHORE HIGHTS, A REPLAT OF BLOCKS 2 THROUGH 10 OF BAYHEAD PARK, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 10, PAGE 73, IN THE OFFICE OF THE CIRUIT COURT OF BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA. TOGETHER WITH A MOBILE HOME LOCATED THEREON AS A PERMANENT FIXTURE AND APPURTENANCE THERETO, DESCRIBED AS A 2001 DOUBLEWIDE MOBILE HOME BEARING TITLE NUMBERS 90846574 AND 90846560 AND VIN NUMBERS K02943GA AND K02943GB. A/K/A 9040 PECAN AVE, YOUNGSTOWN, FL 32466 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated in Bay County, Florida this 21st day of February, 2018. BILL KINSAUL Clerk of the Circuit Court Bay County, Florida By: Jennifer Estrada Deputy Clerk Albertelli Law Attorney for Plaintiff P.O. Box 23028 Tampa, FL 33623 (813)221-4743 (813)221-9171 fax eService: servealaw@ albertellilaw .com File No.: AB-16-035072 If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator by mail at P.O. Box 1089, Panama City, FL 32402 or by phone at (850)7475338 at least seven (7) days febore your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than seven (7) days. If you are hearing impaired, please call 711. March 15, 22, 2018 19722 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO: 03-2017-CA-000749 DIVISION: U.S BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR HARBORVIEW MORTGAGE LOAN TRUST 2005-12, MORTGAGTE LOAN PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2005-12, Plaintiff, vs CRAIG PERKINS, et al, Defendant(s). NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN Pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated February 21, 2018, and entered in Case No. 03-2017-CA-000749 of the Circuit Court of the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit in and for Bay County, Florida in which U.S Bank National Association, as Trustee for Harbor view Mortgage Loan Trust 2005-12, Mortgage Loan Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2005-12, is the Plaintiff and Craig Perkins, are defendants, the Bay County Clerk of the Circuit Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash in/on www .bay .realfore close.c om Bay County, Florida at 11:00AM CST, 12:00PM EST on the 6th day of April, 2018 the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment of Foreclosure: LOT 7 AND 7-A, BAYWOOD SHORE ESTATES, UNIT 7, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT ON THE FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT OF BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA. A/K/A 515 NORTHSHORE CIRCLE, LYNN HAVEN, FL 32444 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Date in Bay County, Florida this 21 day of February, 2018 BILL KINSAUL Clerk of Circuit Court Bay County, Florida, By: Jennifer Estrada Deputy Clerk Albertelli Law Attorney for Plaintiff P.O. Box 23028 Tampa, FL 33623 (813)221-4743 (813)221-9171 fax eService: servealaw@ albertellilaw .com File No.: AB-17-016270 If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator by mail at P.O. Box 1089, Panama City, FL 32402 or by phone at (850)7475338 at least seven (7) days febore your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than seven (7) days. If you are hearing impaired, please call 711. March 15, 22, 2018 19778 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 17000631CA NEW PENN FINANCIAL LLC D/B/A SHELLPOINT MORTGAGE SERVICING, Plaintiff, VS. KEENA J UNKRICH; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF KEENA J UNKRICH; UNKNOWN TENANT 1, UNKNOWN TENANT 2 the names being fictitious to account for parties in possession, Defendant(s). NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sale will be made pursuant to an Order of Final Judgment. Final Judgment was awarded on March 6, 2018, in Civil Case No. 17000631CA, of the Circuit Court of the FOURTEENTH Judicial Circuit in and for Bay County, Florida, wherein, NEW PENN FINANCIAL LLC D/B/A SHELLPOINT MORTGAGE SERVICING is the Plaintiff, and KEENA J UNKRICH; is the Defendant. The Clerk of the Court, Bill Kinsaul will sell to the highest bidder for cash at www bay .realforeclose.com on April 19, 2018 at 11:00 AM the following described real property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: BEGIN AT THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF LOT 27 IN BLOCK 8, PLAT OF SOUTH LYNN HAVEN AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5, PAGE 14 IN THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA AND RUN THENCE NORTH ALONG THE WEST LINE OF SAID LOT 27 FOR A DISTANCE OF 38.50 FEET TO THE POINT OF INTERSECTION WITH THE WESTERLY EXTENSION OF A COMMON WALL; THENCE RUN EAST, PARALLEL WITH SOUTH LINE OF SAID LOT 27, ALONG SAID COMMON WALL AND IT’S WESTERLY AND EASTERLY EXTENSIONS FOR A DISTANCE 150.00 FEET TO THE EAST LINE OF SAID LOT 27; THENCE RUN SOUTH ALONG EAST LINE FOR A DISTANCE OF 38.50 FEET TO THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SAID LOT 27; THENCE RUN WEST ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID LOT 27 FOR A DISTANCE OF 150.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. WITNESS my hand and the seal of the court on March 6, 2018. BILL KINSAUL Clerk of the Court By: Sharon Chambers Deputy Clerk Aldridge | Pite, LLP Attorney for Plaintiff(s) 1615 S. Congress Ave. Suite 200 Delray Beach, FL 33445 Phone: 561.392.6391 Fax: 561.392.6965 File No. 1221-12983B IMPORT ANT AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator by mail at P.O. Box 1089, Panama City, FL 32402 or by phone at (850) 7475338 at least seven (7) days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than seven (7) days. If you are hearing impaired, please call 711 or email AD ARequest@ jud14.flcourts.org March 22, 29, 2018 19850NOTICE OF AUCTIONThis auction is to be conducted in accordance with Florida Statute 83.801-83.809 “Self Storage Facility Act”. The following goods and chattels belonging to the following tenants will be sold for cash to satisfy the storage bill owed to the Storage Inn: Tiffany Jones 104 Baldwin Rowe Cir. Panama City, FL 32405 Kristi Chandler 1701 Hamilton Ave, F-143 Panama City, FL 32405 Frank Valencia 2951 Palmetto Ridge Way Lynn Haven, FL 32444 Lisa K. Farrill 138 White Oaks Blvd Panama City, FL 32409 Scott Hupp 4010 Arbour Trace Dr., Unit A Lynn Haven, FL 32444 Joan Sands 3769 Atlantis Dr Southport, FL 32409 Albert Kveca 3301 58th Ave. St. Petersburg, FL 33714 Sherreal Smith 1230 E. 14th St Panama City, FL 32401 Charles Spence 2001 Par Drive Panama City, FL 32404 Anne Palmasani 225 Cherry St #7 Panama City, FL 32401 Courtney Bundy 270 West 18th St Panama City, FL 32405 David Eye 1316 Main Ave. Lynn Haven, FL 32444 Yvonne Shamplain 1308 Indiana Ave. Lynn Haven, FL 32444 Keri Ann McDonnell 1730 Mallard Dr. Callaway, FL 32404 Paula Wilkinson 3037 Altha Ave Panama City, FL 32405 Ray Dees 4502 Carla Ln, Lot 5 Panama City, FL 32405 Kendrayln Holt 1001 Sherman Ave., Unit 134 Panama City, FL 32401 Kristen Sizemore 2001 Par Dr Panama City, FL 32404 Tools, appliances, furniture and miscellaneous household items. Contents may be redeemed by owner prior to auction and The Storage Inn reserves the right to cancel the sale without notice. The auction is scheduled for Friday, March 30, 2018 at 9 A.M., at The Storage Inn, 3000 S. Hwy 77, Suite A, Lynn Haven, FL 32444. Pub: March 22, 2018 19846 Request For Proposal The City of Mexico Beach, Florida is seeking bids for the replacement of roofing shingles on the City Fire Department Bids will be accepted until no later than 2:00 p.m., Thursday April 19th, 2018 with bid opening immediately thereafter. Bid packets and additional information can be found at www .mexicobeach gov .c om or by contacting Danny Simmons, Fire Chief, at the City of Mexico Beach, at PO Box 13425 Street, Mexico Beach, Florida 32410, or contacting City Hall at 850-6485700, or e-mailing d.simmons@mexi cobeachgov .com Pub: March 22, 2018 Grey Short Hair Mittenpawwith white feet. Male. Fixed. Purple collar and gold flea collar. Missing since Feb. Last seen in Lagoona Beach Area, off of Vespavia Street, by the Sun and Sand motel. Answers to Fuffums. 850-533-5857 We Buy Anything OldItems we buy include: Signs (Gas and Oil, Soda, Tobacco, etc.) Images (Time Types, Ambrotypes, CDVs, etc) Antique Weaponry, Primitives, Antique Furniture, Clocks, Country Store Items, Jewelry. Taxisdermy, Oddities, Pottery, Architectural Items, Militaria, Folk Art, Lamps and a whole lot more! We pay cash! Contact Kris Clark 706 474 3443 Call To Place An Ad In Classifieds. 747-5020

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CLASSIFIEDSC C 1 1 0 0 Thursday, March 22, 2018| The News Herald Join our Team Apply in person:275 South Highway 79 Panama City Beach, FLWeb ID#:34381001850-249-7200www.sandbarpcb.com Working The Sandbar Life! Experience Preferredas a hostess line cook server bartenders, and bussers. Are the positions available for hire NF-1178710 2nd Shift Production Technicians Needed!REMEDY INTELLIGENT STAFFING now hiring 2nd Shift PRODUCTION TECHNICIANS at TRANE $50 BONUS for “2nd SHIFT” New Hires beginning work now March 21st thru April 30th. Must complete a successful 30 days of work to obtain bonus payout. Apply at www .remedystaff .com or contact 850 873 8346 for detailed instruction. CITY OF PANAMA CITY CITY MANAGERThe City of Panama City, Florida, seeks a City Manager. The City of Panama City, the county seat for Bay County, is located in the Florida “panhandle”, is approximately 35 square miles with a population of 37,000+.Panama City is a community with historical charm, southern values, and is still growing. City Manager. Salary commensurate with training and experience, plus generous benefits.A five member commission (Mayor and four commissioners) elected for four year, nonpartisan staggered terms. $100M operating budget; 524 employees.A bachelor’s degree in public/business/administration/finance/economic/related field and a minimum three years’ experience in local government management or other equivalent experience is required;a master’s degree in public administration or business administration is preferred. Ideal candidate should have experience in dealing with a variety of economic .development issues, financial management, community re-development and considerable skills in leadership, inclusive of the ability to motivate and foster a team-oriented atmosphere.Must be self-motivated, enthusiastic and have an ability to build trust.Also needs to be a visionary for short and long-range planning and interface well with personnel and the community.Work in a first-class employment environment that takes pride in enhancing quality of life for citizens and employees. Resumes and Applications will be accepted until March 30th 2018 Please apply on city website: PCGO V .ORG Countertop InstallerEstablished countertop business seeks granite/stone countertop installer or install helper. Experience preferred. Will train motivated person. Hours of work are M-F, with each work day starting at 7am. Benefits available: 401K, health insurance, and more! Family-oriented team. Pay based on experience, and is renegotiable after a brief period. Come grow with us! Apply through this ad anytime. Apply on-site M-F, 10am-4pm: 635 Briggs Ln, Southport, FL 32409. Elite HousekeeperHiring Elite Housekeeper, full-time, Destin, M-F. We are seeking a domestic assistant to help the House and Kitchen Manager. Must be able to perform heavy cleaning with a great attitude. Some produce prep included. Are you helpful and willing? Pet friendly? This is a happy work environment, please only individuals with high energy apply! Possible salary with benefits for the right candidate. Send resume to: asterling2017@yahoo.com Join our team and enjoy marketing new clients for The Panama City News Herald! We are hiring self driven and self motivated individuals whom are experienced in P.R., Customer Service, or Sales. Excellent supplemental income for college students, senior citizens, & retired military. In return, we offer flexible schedule, weekly paychecks, bonuses & great earning potential. FT/PT positions available. Call Steve @ 916-934-8233. Medical ReceptionistFull Time Position Monday thru Friday Busy Medical Practice looking for anExperienced Insurance Verification/ New Patient Coordinator.Required Qualifications:  Must have a medical background, and able to work well with others and alone. Ability to multi-task and possess excellent organizational skills.  Ability to efficiently handle heavy patient volumes.  Good communication skills and ability to present themselves in a professional manner at all times, by being compassionate and courteous.  Ability to type and experience with electronic medical records.  Willing to learn new skills. Be professional, and willing to follow clinic dress code. Have reliable transportation. Be team oriented and work well with others.Email resume to: neuroclinicspec@gmail.com OPS FISH & WILDLIFE TECHNICIANFL FIsh & Wildlife Conservation Com. BOX-R WIldlife Mgt. Area 300 Tilton Road, Apalachicola, FL 32320 $13.21/Hourly, plus benefits. Heavy equipment operation, vegetation control, road & facility maintenance, controlled burns, manage public hunts, and wildlife surveys. Applications must be completed online at https://jobs.myflorida.com. For additional info contact:Kay Haskins kay .haskins@myfwc.com 850-265-3676Job closes 04/02/2018 EEO/AA/ADA and VP Employer Seasonal Laborers Needed!Now hiring full-time, seasonal roadside weed-eating and litter removal laborers. Starting rate $11.00/hour. M-F with some Saturdays possible. Work performed in Bay and Calhoun counties. Please contact AARK Enterprises at 850 532 7645 or info@aarkenterprises.com using subject heading JOB. The Best Sales Job Ever!!!Have you ever sold?: -Autos -Cable/Satellite -Cell Phones -Any Direct Sales Product Are you?: -Self Motivated -Highly Energized -Outgoing and Personable -Driving Reliable Transportation Earn BIG $$$ (seriously) selling newspaper subscriptions in high traffic retail locations! This is NOT door-to-door or Telemarketing. TOP REPS MAKE $675+ PER WEEK!!! Oure reps are trained by the best in the business! We Provide: -Full hands on training -Weekly paychecks -Exciting work environment -Contests and Bonuses CALL ADAM: 850-900-0786 24 Hour Jobline: 1-888-413-7986 FREON R12 WANTED Certified buyer will pickup, pay cash for R12 cylinders, and cases of cans. 312-291-9169 www .Refrigerant Finders.com Emerald Falls 8602 Thomas Dr. Cobra Adventure Park 9323 Front Bch Rd.Now Hiring18 and older Ride Attendants Cashiers Multiple PositionsPick up applications at Emerald Falls or Cobra Adventure Park Experienced Cabinet PersonPanama Cabinet Company is currently accepting applications. Please send or bring your resume to: 3637 N. Highway 231 Panama City Fl 32404. 850-769-3518 Experienced• Managers •Asst Managers •Sales PersonelHeatwave & Purple Haze Now Hiring FT/PT -year round. Great pay. Great work environment. Apply at 10015 Front Beach Rd. Or fax to 850-234-9911 HVAC Service TechPd vacation & holidays. Med Ins, Retirement. DFWP. EOE. Tarpon Dock Air Conditioning (850) 785-9568 Stock Clerk/ Sales ClerkPT/ FT. All shifts. Apply between 9am-12 7 days per week. Shell Port 9949 Thomas Dr. PCB. Retirees welcome HVAC HelperWith benefits. 3 years documented exper. in the field. To apply, go to: www .bay .k12.fl.us Employment Opportunities, Support. For additional assistance call 850-767-4231 Deadline to apply is: 4:30pm on 03/26/2018 LandscapingHiring for all positions in landscape construction and lawn maitenance. Good pay. Benefits. Year round employment. Apply at Noles Scapes 1812 West 27th Street Panama City, FL 850-248-0973 No drug users, please. Cove 353 Bunkers Cove March 23rd & 24th 7:00am until 2:00pmESTATE SALEContents of the entire house. Household items, antiques, tools, everything Panama City 3197 Wood Valley Road Premier Estates neighborhood at Harrison & Baldwin Saturday, March 24th 7am -11amEven the House is for sale!Almost everything must go! Furniture, clothing, tools, hardware, ceramics, antiques. Central Panama City, great neighborhood and great rare items! Parker: Corner of Nancy and Teri Lane Fri/Sat. 23rd & 24th 8am-?Large Sale, VERY Low PricesLots of misc. items and Easter decor Cedar Grove 2803 Gwendolen March 23rd, 24th Friday and Saturday 7am-1pmMOVING SALEToo many items to list! Lynn Haven 2101 W Hwy 390 Saturday, March 24th 7:00am until 1:00pmCommunity SaleMultiple households will be hosting their sales at The Reserve at Northshore. Panama CIty 1205 Emory Dr. (Off Airport or 22nd) March 23 & 24, Fri/Sat 7:00am until 1:00pm4 FAMILY SALEChildren’s clothes, books, ab lounger, wine glasses, curtains, elec. heaters, golf caddy, misc. Panama City 2922 US BUS 98 ( On Business 98 between East and Everitt Ave ) Feb 23 -Feb 24th Friday 10am -5pm Sat 9am -3pmBAG SALE!This Friday and Saturday Catholic Charities is having a bag sale on all clothing you can fit into a paper bag. Text FL90744 to 56654 Downtown PC 611 11th Street ( Across from Jinks School) Thurs, Fri & Sat 7:00 am untilHUGE STORE SALEEverything inside must go. FIshing, antiques, tons of mens/womens/kids clothes. Halloween, Christmas, Household, stuffed animals, foosball and small pool table. Little of everything. Lynn Haven 512 Candlewick Drive (Northshore Road -Left on Candlewick -7th house on right) Saturday, March 24th 7:30am until NoonLIFE is like a GARAGE SALE...You never know what you’re gonna get! We’ve got g adgets & gizmos a plenty! Whozits & whatzits galore! You want thingabobs? We’ve got 20. Come buy them!!! Text FL90590 to 56654 If you didn’t advertise here, you’re missing out on potential customers. Classifieds work! If you didn’t advertise here, you’re missing out on potential customers. SELL ALL YOUR ITEMSthrough classified.CALL 747-5020 Call To Place An Ad In Classifieds. 747-5020 SELL ALL YOUR ITEMS through classified.CALL 747-5020 Turn to classified’s Merchandise Columns Our prices are on target for you!

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CLASSIFIEDSThe News Herald | Thursday, March 22, 2018 C C 1 1 1 1 NF-1179074 NF-1179072 2007 Toyota TundraNice Truck, Clean, #973 Sale Price: $19,992 BillCramerGM.comOver 200 UsedPartial List Below Plus tax, title, license, $95 electronic 2251 West 23rd St. Panama City, FL850-250-5489877-361-1815 BillCramerGM.com 2002 Nissan Frontier King Cab, XE, #753 Sale Price: $5,993 2012 Mazda CX-9 Auto, V6, Leather, #138 Sale Price: $10,9912009 Dodge ChallengerAuto, SRT8, Leather, #097 Sale Price: $27,9912017 RAMT Promaster 1500AM/FM/MP3, V6, #018 Sale Price: $19,994 2017 Chevy Silverado 2500 4WD, High Country, #283 Sale Price: $62,491 2013 Nissan 370Z Manual, Touring, #189 Sale Price: $19,495 Nice Truck, Cl Cl l Cl Cl C l l Cl Cl C Cl Cl ea ea ea ea ea ea ea ea ea ea ea ea ea n, n n n n n n n n n n #973 Sale Pr Pr Pr Pr Pr Pr Pr Pr Pr Pr Pr Pr Pr ic ic ic ic ic ic ic ic ic ic ic ic ic e: $ $ $ 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 9 19 19 9 9 19 19 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 ,9 9 9 ,9 9 ,9 9 9 9 ,9 9 9 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 92 ShopHERE2017 Chevy Malibu Auto, Turbo 4 Cylinder, #291 Sale Price: $26,993 2013 Chevy Suburban 4 Wheel Drive, LTZ, #969 Sale Price: $29,995 2004 Chevy Corvette Auto, Convertible, #765 Sale Price: $17,994 2014 Toyota Camry Auto, V6, LS, #608 Sale Price: $10,995 2018 Chevy Colorado Crew Cab, 4WD, #084 Sale Price: $32,991 2012 Chevy Camaro 6 Speed, ZL1, #041 Sale Price: $36,991 2017 Chevy Equinox Auto, Cloth Seats, LT, #023 Sale Price: $20,994 2017 Jeep Compass Manual, Sport, #885 Sale Price: $15,9942016 Mercedes GLE 350Auto, V6, #910 Sale Price: $39,995 NF-1179075 NF-1179076 NF-1178709 Job Title:Senior Bookkeeper, TravelStarting Salary: $25,765 Job Description: This job description is a general description of the essential job functions. It is not intended as an employment contract, nor is it intended to describe all the duties someone in this position may perform. All employees of Gulf Coast State College are expected to perform duties as assigned by Gulf Coast State College supervisory/management personnel, regardless of job title or routine job duties. This position is sensitive and will require a criminal background check. The primary function of this position is to perform all duties related to coordinating travel for employees and students, reconcile cash advances, and process tuition reimbursements.Essential Duties Summary:€ Coordinates all approved travel for employees and students € Ensures that all proper travel documentation is provided € Handles airfare, registration, and event reservations for all travel € Manages lodging and meal requests for groups traveling 3 or more € Processes check requisitions associated with travel € Ensures all charges and documentation are correct on reimbursement vouchers € Con rms that reimbursement for meals and mileage are paid per Florida Statutes € Manages car rental and gas cards € Reconciles car rental receipts and processes monthly car rental statements € Coordinates meal money for the athletic department € Reconciles monthly credit card statement € Manages employee tuition reimbursements € Handles all cash advance requestsRequired Quali cations: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The ability to be exible in scheduling work hours including coverage demands due to training periods and equipment problems is required. The ability to work exible hours and regular attendance at work are essential functions of this position. The ability to travel locally and out of town on college related business and training is required. SUPERVISORYRESPONSIBILITIES: None EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: High school diploma and Microsoft application experience required. CERTIFICATES,LICENSES,ETC: NonePreferred Qualifications:General working knowledge of accounting.PhysicalDemands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, talk, and hear. The employee is frequently required to use hands to nger, handle, and feel. The employee is regularly required to walk and reach with hands and arms. The employee may be required to lift and/or move up to 40 pounds and climb/balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl. The vision requirements include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus as well as ability to determine the color of objects.Please visit https://www.gulfcoast.edu/human-resources/ employment-opportunities.html to apply. Lynn Haven Water FrontBeautiful lot for sale by owner, located off 9th street on Iowa ave. in Lynn Haven. Lot has appx. 84 feet of water front on Anderson Bayou; deep water with easy access to bay and gulf. Appx.250 feet deep and cleared. Lot is high and dry and will not require flood insurance. Priced at $255,000 for quick sale; call 850-814-9577 or 850-258-9053 Callaway Village Square221-B N. Tyndall Parkway; General Retail Space; 1700 sq. ft; Available Immediately; Contact (850) 814-2998 L ynn Haven Comfortable, clean, furn, 1 br., 1 person APT, no pets. w/s/g incl. $650/mo. 850-265-4535 St. Andrews 2br/ 1ba, s mall pets ok. W/D hookups, 850-527-6879 Text FL90709 to 56654 Publisher’s NoticeAll real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to the Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise “any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make any such preference, limitation or discrimination” Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on a equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. 2br, 1.5ba Study TH 1100sf, Quiet Area, Near Navy Base. 2605 Redwood St. No Pets $995/mo. Call 850-832-1457 Callaway, FL 6509 Pridgen StreetHOUSE FOR RENTVery close to town 2br, 1.5 baths Includes W/D. Asking $810 monthly Security deposit $850 Available in March! Call: 850-358-8297 Callaway: 2br 1ba, $550 +dep. No pets. Call (850)785-7341 or (850)814-3211 Text FL90515 to 56654 Near Tyndall, Nice 3br, 2 ba. Washer/Dryer Hkup, single car garage. NO PETS. incl lawn svc. $900mo+ dep. (850) 769-1726 ! ! ! Sell It Today!I BUYHOUSESPretty or Ugly763-7355ibuyhousesprettyorugly.comText FL75823 to 56654 $80,900!GRAND LAGOON COVE 6903 North Lagoon #21, PCB, FL 32408 1BR/1B UPDATED! Comm Pool & Docks.Cynthia Luster Coastal Property Services 850-691-7927 3712 E Third StPanama City, FL 3800 Sqft whse space w/ 3 offices! $135,500 Cynthia LusterCoastal Property Services850-691-7927 395 Wahoo Rd. Dock your yacht behind your house in this 3bd/2ba.Bay Point Canal Home! $379,000Bay Point Real EstateCall Ray Young (850) 832-9999 3102 Preserve Rookery Blvd. Fabulous 4bd/5ba executive home in the gated Preserve community. $659,900Bay Point Real EstateCall Ray Young (850) 832-9999 Pirate’s Cove at 204 Cain Road Lake Powell 1bd/1ba Condo approx. 800 sq.ft. furnished, pools, private boat ramp, covered parking. $150K Call (850) 832-2782 or (850) 819-6929 t xt FL87402 to 56654 LAND FOR SALE6 lots in Wewahitcka Call: 561-389-3677 99 Acre Farm for Sale4500 River Road Sneads, FL 32460 Jackson County, FL Hwy 271615ft of highway frontage, Two barns, House (Needs Renovating), Two 4” water wells, One 8” water well, totally fenced/cross fenced, gates, perm pastures, holding pens/carral, pond, aprox 10 acres of hardwood/pines. Located 1 1/2 miles from Public boat ramps, to Lake Seminole and the Chattahoochee River. Asking price $310,000. Contact: 850-557-2209 3bd/2baBank Repo Like new, Double wide Set up in quiet mobile home park. 200 ft. from swimming pool. $28,957. In the heart of Panama City. 850 960-8452 2007 Acura TL Navigation4 door, 3.2L V6, Automatic, AC, XM/Sirus Radio w/Bluetooth. All power options, leather, factory powered sunroof. Carfax, 1 owner, no accidents, only 88,326 miles. Carfax Retail -$10,090 Sale Price -$6,995. Call Bay Auto Outlet 850-265-3535 Cadillac XTS, ’13, auto, v6, xle, #105, $19,593! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-2505981. Chevy Camaro, ’15, auto, ss, #323, $26,994! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Chevy Camaro, ’15, auto, ss, #323, $26,994! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Chevy Cruze, ’11, auto, turbo 4 cylinder, #034, $13,992! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Chevy Cruze, ’11, auto, turbo 4 cylinder, #034, $13,992! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Chevy Spark, ’13, hatchback, 1lt, #013, $7,992! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City850-250-5981. Chevy Spark, ’13, hatchback, 1lt, #013, $7,992! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City850-250-5981. Ford Fiesta, ’15, am/fm/cd, manual, #089, $9,991! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Ford Fiesta, ’15, am/fm/cd, manual, #089, $9,991! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Kia Optima, ’14, am/fm/cd/mp3, #004, $11,900! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Kia Optima, ’14, am/fm/cd/mp3, #004, $11,900! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Nissan 370z, ’13, manual, touring, #189, $19,495! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Nissan 370z, ’13, manual, touring, #189, $19,495! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981 Subaru Impreza, ’12, auto, leather, #929, $11,992! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Toyota Camry, ’14, auto, 4 door, $10,995! #608, Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-2505981. Toyota Camry, ’14, auto, 4 door, $10,995! #608, Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-2505981 Volkswagen Passat, ’15, 1.8t, manual, sport, #780, $14,991! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. 2006 GMC Envoy, 1 owner, low miles, LTRH, sunroof, all service records $7,495, call Jack 850-307-3476 2009 Mercedes E-350, 75K miles, NAV, sunroof, immaculate, value price $11,995, call Jack 850-307-3476 2010 Chevy Camaro, 1 owner, 46K miles, AT, excellent cond., value price $12,995, call Jack 850-307-3476 2010 Toyota Venza, 1 owner, 69K miles, sunroof, beautiful offer, value price $11,995, call Jack 850-307-3476 2013 Cadillac SRX, 44K miles, LTHR, NAV, blindside alert, new tires, hurry for this one, $23,995, call Jack 850-307-3476 2016 Buick Lacrosse, Premium, 1 owner, 8K miles, over 42K new, value price $25,995, call Jack 850-307-3476 2016 Buick Lacrosse, Premium, 1 owner, 8K miles, over 42K new, value price $25,995, call Jack 850-307-3476 Cadillac Escalade, ’16, auto, leather, #317, $58,994! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Cadillac Escalade, ’16, auto, leather, #317, $58,994! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Cadillac SRX, ’12, v6, premium, #213, $31,991! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Chevy Suburban, ’13, 4wd, ltz, $29,995! #969 Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-2505981. Chevy Suburban, ’13, 4wd, ltz, $29,995! #969 Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-2505981. Chevy Tahoe, ’13, auto, v8, lt, #202, $26,991! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Chevy Tahoe, ’13, auto, v8, lt, #202, $26,991! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Chevy Trax, ’15, siriusxm, lt, #056, $15,992! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981 Ford Edge, ’14, auto, v6, limited, #361, $22,893! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Ford Edge, ’14, auto, v6, limited, #361, $21,994! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Jeep Compass, ’17, manual, sport, #885, $15,994! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Jeep Compass, ’17, manual, sport, #885, $15,994! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Mazda CX-9, ’12, auto, v6, leather, #138, $10,991! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981 Toyota Rav4, ’10, auto, 4wd, #429, $12,493! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-2505981. Toyota Rav4, ’10, auto, 4wd, #429, $12,493! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-2505981. 1999 Dodge Ram V6Very good condition, $3500 or best offer. Call: 330-310-3072 2006 Dodge Dakota TruckSLT package, automatic, 49179 miles, original owner, asking $11000. Call: 850-441-3634 2011 Ford Ranger Sport 4x4Extended, 5-speed, 30k miles. 4.0 motor, tow package, news tires, toolsbox and brush guard included. Good condition, runs great, $11,000, Call 850-230-3420 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe, 37K miles, super cond., value price $14,995, call Jack 850-307-3476 2015 Cadillac ATS, 1 owner, 36K miles, new tires, LTHR, value price $21,995, call Jack 850-307-3476 2016 GMC Canyon, 1 owner, V6, 16K miles, warranty, value price $27,995, call Jack 850-307-3476 Chevy Silverado 2500, ’17, 4wd, high country, #283, $62,491! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Chevy Silverado 2500, ’17, 4wd, high country, #283, $62,491! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Ford F-150, ’10, supercrew, platinum, #397, $18,791! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981 Ford F-150, ’10, supercrew, platinum, #397, $18,791! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. GMC Canyon, ’15, certified, 2wd, slt, #453, $27,991! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. GMC Canyon, ’15, certified, 2wd, slt, #453, $27,992! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Nissan Frontier, ’02, king cab, xe, #753, $5,993 Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-2505981. Nissan Frontier, ’02, king cab, xe, #753, $5,993 Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-2505981. Toyota Tundra, ’13, 4wd, crewmax, #909, $27,994! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. Toyota Tundra, ’13, 4wd, crewmax, #909, $27,994! Bill Cramer GM, Panama City 850-250-5981. WANTED: LOOKING TO BUY JON BOATApprox 12-14” feet long. With electric motor and trailer. All in Like new condition. Contact: 850-238-0446 2010 Tioga SLFleetwood manufactor Class C, two slides, 32 feet long, 29k miles. $39,500 asking price. Good condition. Call: 850-871-3071 or 850-832-3325 SELL ALL YOUR ITEMS through classified.CALL 747-5020 Need a helping hand? Advertise in the Help Wanted Section in the Classifieds! 747-5020

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