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News-herald
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News-herald (Panama City, Fla. : 1970)
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** SPORTS | C1SWIM, BIKE, RUN Hundreds competed in the annual Ironman Triathalon in Panama City Beach Sunday, May 13, 2018 PANAMA CITY @The_News_Herald facebook.com/panamacitynewsherald$1.50 www.newsherald.com Lifestyle ..................... D1-6 Local & State ............. B1-14 Obituaries .................. B3-4 Sports........................ C1-6 TV grid ........................ B12 Viewpoints .................. E1-3 TUESDAYT-storms 81 / 68 MONDAYCloudy 79 / 67 TODAYPartly sunny 85 / 67 Panama City News Herald Want to subscribe? Call 850-747-5050 By Eryn Dion 747-5069 | @PCNHErynDion edion@pcnh.com Editors Note: This May, the News Herald will feature a story on mental health in the community every Sunday in honor of Mental Health Awareness Month. PANAMA CITY „ Ah, teenagers. Always such a joy. With a reputation for being moody and a little bit out of their minds, it can be hard for a parent to pick up on the signs that theres something more than just hormones at play with their middle schooler and that they might actually need help with their mental health. For Mental Health Awareness Month, The News Herald has been running a story every Sunday tackling different topics under the mental health umbrella. This week, we spoke to guidance counselors about the signs parents should look out for when it comes to their children and how to get help if they need it. Signs and symptomsEvery child, when they get to middle school, loses their mind a little bit, said Crystal Wicker, a guidance counselor at Mowat Middle School. Thats normal. But its when those changes in mood or behavior get to the extreme that parents need to worry, she said. A normal teenager may become withdrawn from their parents at that age, but if theyre overly withdrawn, that can be cause for concern. A shift in eating Keeping up with your teens mental health NATION & WORLD | A4ISRAEL AND UNITED ARAB EMIRATESO cially, their governments dont speak, but in reality, the governments have a common enemy in Iran About 45 percent of children scored below level considered to be ready for kindergartenBy Ryan McKinnon ryan.mckinnon@heraldtribune.com Nearly half of the children who attended a state-funded voluntary pre-kindergarten program last year were not ready for kindergarten this year, according to the preliminary results of a new test administered last fall. The test results are not yet official and are pending the approval of the State Board of Education on May 16. A summary of the results provided to the Herald-Tribune by the Office of Early Learning show that roughly 45 percent of VPK children scored below the threshold to be considered ready for school. Additionally, 42 percent of VPK providers would be put on probation this year for having fewer than 60 percent of their children pass, but the OEL is asking for a one-year grace period because the state is using a new test to determine readiness. This years low scores can be partially attributed to the new test, officials say. We expect performance to improve in future years,Ž OEL spokeswoman Elizabeth Moya Tests indicate voluntary pre-k kids unprepared News Herald Staff PANAMA CITY „ There's no doubt about it, our mom's help shape who we are. Some of their advice „ like make your bed everday „ we carry with us through our entire lives. Other times, it's about chances they let us take or the example they set. To celebrate Mother's Day this year, the News Herald interviewed the mom's of some well known individuals from around Bay County to hear their stories. See Page A2 to read about each of the Bay County mothers. Mothering leadershipMeet the moms of some of Bay Countys leadersTOP LEFT: Guy Tunnell and mom Libby Tunnell [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO] TOP RIGHT: Geri Deal, the mother of Lynn Haven Mayor Margo Anderson, at her home on Tuesday. [JOSHUA BOUCHER/THE NEWS HERALD] BOTTOM LEFT: Jerrilyn Grif“ tts. [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO] BOTTOM RIGHT: Byron Smith, Ann MimiŽ Smith and Britt Smith stand for a photo at the News Herald. [PATTI BLAKE/THE NEWS HERALD] LOCAL | B1NEW GO-KART TRACK OPENINGThe new indoor facility will have electric karts capable of going 45 mph CELEBRATE | D1SUMMER CAMP LISTDiscover the possibilities and nd the camp best suited for your child See TEENS, A7 See PRE-K, A14

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** A2 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News Herald 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. Home delivery: Subscribe to 7-day delivery and get unlimited access to our website and digital edition of the paper. Customers who use EZ Pay will see, on their monthly credit card or bank statement, the payment has been made to Gatehouse Media. Online delivery: Take The News Herald with you when on the go, or go green by subscribing to an online replica edition of The News Herald and get unlimited access to our website. Go to subscribe.newsherald.com to subscribe to digital only. Print delivery available within the newspaper distribution area only. By submitting your address and/or email, you understand that you may receive promotional offers from GateHouse Media and it related companies. You may opt out of receiving any such offers at any time by calling 850-747-5050. An additional one-time $5.95 activation fee applies. Due to the size and value of premium editions, there will be up to a $5.00 surcharge on each date of publication of any premium edition. 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 By John Henderson 522-5108 | @PCNHjohn jhenderson@pcnh.com LYNN HAVEN „ It didnt surpriseLinny Tunnellat all that her son, Guy, grew up pursuing a career in law enforcement. The 87-year-old said long before her son became the long-time Bay County Sheriff and the head of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement he showed signs of being interested in that career path. In fact, when he was 4 or 5 years old Guy Tun-nell, who is now 66, used to enjoy washing the cars at the Bay County Sheriffs Department, where his grandmother worked as the first female deputy in Bay County and his great uncle was sheriff from 1925 to 1937, Libby Tunnell said. They would just treat him like a grown up,Ž she said. He thought he was grown up. He was only probably 4 or 5 then. They adopted him down there. Theyd let him wash cars, things like that, when he was a little-bitty boy. He enjoyed it.Ž It was during that same period, he used to run around the house with toy guns wearing his Davy Crockett frontiersman outfit with coon skin hat, which was all the rage at the time. Santa Claus brought him all this Davy Crockett stuff,Ž she said. That is the year his dad was overseas.Ž Libby Tunnell gave birth to Guy Tunnell at Tyndall Air Force base, where her husband was a navigator. She said her son had an independent spirit at a young age. Always has been that way. Just like me,Ž she said. I can remember one time my husband took him out to Tyndall and says to Guy, Now you stay in the car. He came back and Guy was gone. He found him at the air police office sitting on the desk. They were giving him ice cream. It scared my husband to death. Guy was 2 or 3. He decided he wanted to get out of that car.Ž She said that independent spirit has served her son well in law enforcement and politics. Tunnell is on his last term as Bay County Commissioner, recently announcing he is going to retire after a 35-year career in law enforcement as well as his time as a commissioner. He just got it in his blood I guess to be a politician or in law enforcement,Ž Libby said. She said she didnt feel nervous about her sons safety while he worked law enforcement, thinking he could take care of himself. Hes always been big,Ž she said. "I was used to men folks (in the family) being under fire.Ž The Tunnell family roots in Bay County run deep.Libby's father retired to Lynn Haven in 1920s from Illinois. For 19 years, Libby Tunnell has lived in a family home in Lynn Haven that was her grandparents homesince 1915. She was born in the house. During the last 4th of July parade in Lynn Haven, she was the grand marshal of the parade, the oldest Lynn Haven native in the parade. Her family, the Hobbs, came to Bay County in 1905 when Bay County didnt exist and it was known as Washington County. My father used to say he came down here and married a cracker and ended up with whole national biscuit company,Ž she said. Libby TunnellBy Eryn Dion 747-5069 | @PCNHErynDion edion@pcnh.com PANAMA CITY „ A quick Google search of habits of successful peopleŽ will yield hundreds of books on the subject, and somewhere in those pages is this piece of advice „ make your bed every day. Decades ago, Ann Smith was giving out that advice for free. It was that attention to detail and responsibil-ity and follow-through,Ž said Jinks Middle School Principal Britt Smith, who was smack in the middle of the Smith brood at number five. And yes, he still makes his bed every day, though possibly not on his birthday. Growing up in the Smith house, with nine children and two parents, the only day you didnt have to wake up and make your bed was your birthday. His mother, Ann Smith, was a longtime support employee for Bay District Schools „ their Support Employee of the Year award is even named after her „ but while she was supporting students at school, she was also the main form of support at home, and Britt Smith credits her parenting for where he is today. She always provided good advice,Ž he said. Its one of the things I took advantage of, to stop and listen.Ž The Smith family home wasnt the biggest, but it was always bustling. Keeping nine children in line wasnt an easy feat, but the matriarch managed with little issue. You were busy, no doubt about that,Ž Ann Smith said. But also, this started in the 50s, and life was much easier in the 50s.Ž Britt Smith remembers each of his siblings having a job and responsibilities around the house, which really set high expectations and accountability. Education was also very important, and the edu-cator still remembers the day he dared bring home a DŽ grade, in 6th grade spelling. I remember, she told me that was the one class you should always make an A in because you know whats on the test,Ž he said. But she made a point every day when I came home that that homework was done and addressed. The lesson you end up walking away with is you have potential and its your responsibility to fulfill that potential.Ž That dedication to education clearly made an impression on the family, as the nine Smith children have about 14 degrees between them, and many have become educators locally, working at Mosley High School and Palm Bay Prep, as well as Jinks. Even though she had nine children, Ann Smith always made it a point to be involved in what her children were doing, whether that meant being a Cub Scout leader, cheerleading sponsor or just in the stands, she was there. It was important to me just to be sure they were involved,Ž Ann Smith said. It kept them moti-vated and moving in the right direction.Ž Even after everything hes accomplished in his own life, Britt Smith said it still means more to him when people recognize him as Ann Smiths son than by his own merits. I jokingly tell people, being a principal is just being a parent,Ž he said. When you look at the way that I run my school and I talk to kids, all Im doing is saying what she taught me. She cares,Ž he continued. She listens, she works to help them achieve their goals and she encourages them. That's what people need more of these days.Ž Ann Smith By John Henderson 522-5108 | @PCNHjohn | jhenderson@pcnh.com PANAMA CITY BEACH „ Jerrilyn Griffitts always saw her son Philip as a natural born leader. He was a born leader to me,Ž she said. He was in Little League. He played baseball and Little League football, and then in middle school, he was on the golf team and the swim team,Ž she said. And in high school, he was captain of the swim team, and then he was president of Key Club.Ž Leadership was even part of his name, as they gave him the name of his father, Philip Sr., who was the beachs mayor for nearly two decades. So it's seems natural to her thatPhilip, known by the nickname Griff,Ž today is a County Commissioner, former Tourist Development Council Chairman and member of the Bay County Planning Board. But as a child, she made sure he knew the value of work, having him work every job imaginable at the their family business the Sugar Sands Moteland La Quinta Inn & Suites. We lived in the motel for 10 years while he was growing up,Ž she said. We had a house there. He started at the bottom. He swept parking lots. He picked up cigarette butts. He knew I hated cigarette butts so hed try to find them. He just did it all. And when he was young, he would get involved in everything we did, and he loved being there. We met so many people that we still are friends with. Griff would play with their children.Ž Jerrilyn said her son always had a kind heart, asking that neighbor children whose parents were working could come over to their place and play until their par-ents came home. I think he has always been a giver,Ž she said. When her son graduated from Florida State University in 1994, he came back home and took over the job as manager of the Sugar Sands. Jerrilyn said Ed Hickey could not convince her son to become manager of his beach services business. Jerrilyn said even though her son loves to travel, he wants to work and live on Panama City Beach. It is such a beautiful city and weve got some of the best people in the world who live here, and I dont think Griff ever thought of leaving,Ž she said. When he graduated from Florida State he did not want to leave like a lot of children do. He just wanted to stay around family and be involved in the commu-nity, and he jumped in right after that and got very involved in every-thing in Bay County.Ž Hurricane Opal destroyed Sugar Sands in 1995, she said, adding that Griff threw himself into the process for getting the hotel rebuilt. When Opal hit I told him I was really glad that he was with us when that happened, because if you are going to have a business on the beach, you have to got be able to shake yourself up, and stand back up and deal with what has happened to you,Ž she said. "He was very, very instrumental in helping us get so we could build back.Ž Jerrilyn has another son, Matt, who five years ago opened Sugar Sands Insurance. He is doing quite well,Ž she said. God blessed me with two wonderful boys.Ž Jerrilyn Gri ttsBy Collin Breaux 747-5081 | @PCNHCollinB | CollinB@pcnh.com LYNN HAVEN„ Motherhood meant everythingŽ to Geri Deal. I was a stay-at-home mom. I was always with my children,Ž said Deal. We were very close. My daughter and son and granddaughter, were very close. We did everything together and I was always there.Ž To this day,the80-year-oldlives right next to her daughter, Lynn Haven Mayor Margo Anderson, on Tennessee Avenue and regularly spends time with her son, local doctor Roy Deal, and grandaughter Hilary Keely, who is theGeneral Counsel for a Nemours Children's Health System careloca-tion in Jacksonville. All three of them are very brilliant people,Ž Deal said. My kids were always allowed to have all their friends at home. They grew up without getting in trouble.Ž The family moved around a lot, as Deal's latehusband Louie Deal worked for the Department of Defense for 35 years. They lived in Japan, and all over the United States during his career, but when he retired in 1980 Deal knew exactly where she wanted to go. Back home to Bay County. Deal emphasized how important education is when raising her kids, with Anderson obtaining a Masters degree in English. Public service runs in their blood since Deal ran for local office in the 1990s, though didnt win. Deal currently attends city commission meetings to support Anderson, who Deal said is a voice of the people. Im there for them,Ž Deal said. My kids have been my whole life.Ž Geri Deal Geri Deal, the mother of Lynn Haven Mayor Margo Anderson, at her home on Tuesday. [JOSHUA BOUCHER/ THE NEWS HERALD] Jerrilyn Grif“ tts. [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO] Byron Smith, Ann MimiŽ Smith and Britt Smith stand for a photo at the News Herald. [PATTI BLAKE/THE NEWS HERALD] Guy Tunnell mothers day. [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO]

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** A4 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News Herald NATION & WORLD DATELINESWASHINGTON JOHANNESBURGUSmilitarysuspendstwo specialopsmembersinAfricaTheU.S.militarysaysthe headofSpecialOperations CommandAfricahassus-pendedaregionalcommanderandanenlistedadviserover allegedmisconductandsentthembacktotheUnitedStates.SOCAspokesmanMaj.CaseyOsbornetellsTheAsso-ciatedPressthesuspensionoftheSpecialOperationsCommandForward-EastAfrica commanderandtheadviser happenedThursday.Hegavenodetails.TheU.S.hasabout1,000 specialoperationspersonnelinAfrica.ThoseinEastAfricalargelyassistincounteringtheSomalia-basedal-Shababextremistgroup.NSWandtheNavalCrimi-nalInvestigativeServiceareinvestigating. BEIRUTMonitor:42killedbyIsraeli strikesinSyriathisweekAwaveofIsraelistrikesonsuspectedmilitarypositionsinSyriathisweekkilled42people,includingatleast19Iranians,aSyriawarmonitorreportedSaturday.TheBritain-basedSyrian ObservatoryforHuman Rightssaidthedeathtoll fromattacksearlyThursdayhasrisenfrom23to27, includingatleast11IraniansandsixSyriansoldiers,includingthreeofficers.Intotal,42people,includ-ing19Iranians,werekilled overtwodaysofstrikesaccordingtotheObservatory.Theescalationbetween IsraelandIranhasraisedfearstheregionmaybeslid-ingintoanunprecedenteddirectconfrontationbetweenthetwoarchenemies.ISLAMABADPakistaniauthoritiesbarUS diplomatfromleavingcountry PakistaniauthoritieshavebarredaU.S.diplomat, involvedinaroadaccidentthatkilledamotorcyclistin thecapitalIslamabad,fromleavingthecountry.TwosecurityofficialssaidSaturdaythattheplaneat NurKhanairbasearrivingtocarryU.S.militaryattacheCol.JosephEmanuelHalloutofPakistanhasreturnedafterhefailedtogetclear-ance.U.S.officialsdeclinedtocomment. HallisaccusedofrunningaredlightandkillingAteeqBaigonApril7.IslamabadsHighCourt,notingthatHalldidnothavefulldiplomaticimmunity,haddirectedthegovernmenttodecidewhethertoaddhis nametoatravelbanlist.CAMBRIDGE,MASS.Patients,healthcareworkers callforaffordableinsulin ActivistsralliedinMassa-chusetts,demandingmoreaffordableinsulin.TheBostonchapteroftheRightCareAllianceisrallyingSaturdayinCambridgetocallforanendtowhattheorganizationcallsinsulinprofiteering.Ž Thecoalitionofpatients,healthcareprofessionalsandcommunitymemberssays priceincreaseshavemade anessentialdrugunaffordableformanywithdiabetesandresultedinunnecessarydeaths. Rallyorganizerssaythe averagecostofinsulininthe UnitedStateshastripledinthelast10years,anditcostsapersonwithType1diabetesanaverageof$1,000permonthforinsulinandsupplies.LYONS,N.Y.Fugitiveaccidentallydials 911,of“cerstakehimtojailAfugitivewhoswantedi n NorthCarolinaaccidentall y dialed911whilehewasi n upstateNewYork,andhe s nowbehindbars.WHEC-TVinRocheste r reportsthatdeputiesfro m theWayneCountySheriff s officearrested53-yearoldJesseGrahamonFrida y nightinLyons,atowneas t ofRochester.GrahamreportedlyiswantedinMooresville,Nort h Carolina,onseveralunspeci-fiedcharges.Hesbeingheldinth e WayneCountyJailwaitin g tobetransferredtoNort h Carolina. TheAssociatedPressGinaHaspel,PresidentDonaldTrumpspicktolead theCentralIntelligenceAgency,listensduringher con“rmationhearingbeforetheSenateIntelligence Committee,WednesdayinWashington.Asecond Democraticsenatorhasannouncedhissupportfor Haspel.JoeDonnellyofIndianasaidinastatement Saturdaythathemadehisdecisionafteratough, frankandextensivediscussionŽwithHaspel.[ANDREW HARNIK/THEASSOCIATEDPRESS]JERUSALEMPalestinianprotestersrunforcoverfromteargas “redbyIsraelitroopsduringaprotestFridayatthe GazaStripsborderwithIsrael.TheIsraelimilitary saidSaturdayitwasshuttingdownitsmaincargo crossingintoGazaafterPalestinianprotesters causedextensivedamagetoit,andthatithadalso destroyedanattacktunnelmilitantsdugnearits mainpedestriancrossing.[ADELHANA/THEASSOCIATED PRESS] ROMEInthisApril6,2017,photo,ancientRoman“guresare ondisplayintheSanGiovanniundergroundstation ofRomesbrandnewthirdmetroline.Romanshave anewmetrostation,buttheyllstillhavetobrave aging,overc rowded busesthatsometimesburst into”amesiftheywanttotakepublictransport intotheheartofItalyscapital.Thesubwaystop wasinauguratedonSaturday.[ANDREWMEDICHINI/ ASSOCIATEDPRESSFILEPHOTO]ByJoshLedermanTheAssociatedPressWASHINGTON„Officially,theirgovernments dontspeak.TheUnitedArabEmiratesdoesntevenformallyrecognizethatIsraelexists.Butanimpromptubitof dinnerdiplomacybetween IsraelsprimeministerandaprominentEmiratiambas-sadorshedslightononeoftheworstkeptsecretsintheArabworld:thequietties b etweenIsraelandsome ofitsArabneighborsthat areincreasinglycoming outintheopenastheyfind commoncauseagainstmutualfoeIran.ThevenuebackinMarchwasCafeMilano,theupscaleGeorgetownrestaurantoftenfrequentedbypower-fulWashingtonians,from BarackObamatoTrumpCabinetmembers.IsraeliPrimeMinister BenjaminNetanyahu,in townforanannualproIsraelpolicyconference,wasmidwaythroughdinner withhiswife,Sara,whenanunexpectedrequestcamehisway. Bycoincidence,theEmi-ratiambassadortotheU.S.,Yousefal-Otaiba,wasattherestauranthostingBrianHook,theStateDepart-mentspolicyplanningchief,andagroupofU.S.journal-ists,alongwithBahrainsambassador,SheikhAbdullahbinRashedbinAbdullah AlKhalifa.TheAmericansdining withOtaibagotwindthat Netanyahuwasnearby. Wordwassenttoseeifthe Israeliwouldmindmaking anappearanceattheir dinner.Thatrequestfirst passedthroughtherestau-rantsowner,thenoneofthejournalists,whohadwalkedbyNetanyahustablewhileonthewaytotherestroom.ItwasntlongbeforeNetanyahuandhiswifecameovertosayhelloontheirwayout.Theylingered,answeringafewquestionsfromthegroupaboutIranandotherissues.Thereweresmiles,a fewlaughsabouttheoddityofthesituation,andNetan-yahushookhandswiththe twoambassadorsbeforeleavingtherestaurant.NeithertheIsraelisnortheEmiratispubliclydisclosed theencounter,butitwas describedtoTheAssoci-atedPressbysixpeoplewhoeitherattendedthedinnerorwerebriefedonit.Theindi-vidualswhoattendedspokeonconditionofanonymitybecausethedinnersgroundruleswerethatitbeconsid-eredofftherecord.TheAPdidnotattendthedinner.TheIsraeliandEmirati embassiesinWashingtondeclinedtocomment.Inandofitself,theinter-actiondoesnotsignalanyhistoricestablishmentoftiesbetweenIsraelandtheUAEoranyothercountry.Yetit castslightonhowfriendly cooperationbetweenthe JewishstateandtheArab Gulfnations,untilrecently keptbehindthescenes,arecreepingintopublicview.Itsbecomeanopen secret,evennotasecret atall,demonstratedinpublicwaysthataretaboo-breakingandimportant inbeginningaprocessof preparingArabpublicsto sharetheArableadershipsviewthatIsraelisastrategicpartner,ŽsaidDanShapiro,aformerU.S.ambassador toIsrael.Butthereisadangerinirrationalexuber-ance.Thisisaveryfragileprocess.Ž Drivingtheshift„until recentlyunimaginableintheArabworld„isagrow-ingalignmentbetweenIsraelandtheSunniArabnations againstIran,theShiite-led nationthatIsraelconsiders anexistentialthreat.Saudi Arabiaanditsalliesinthe region,includingtheUAE, shareaviewthatIrannow presentsmoreofathreat totheregionthanIsrael,whosethrivingeconomyandprosperoustechsectorhavebecomeattractivemodelsforotherMiddleEastnationstotrytoreplicate.Yettherearerisksforthe Arabnationsinmovingtoo fast.Afterall,Arableadershavespentmuchofthepast70yearsteachingtheirpopulationsthatIsraelmustnotbeallowedtoexistand championingthecauseofthePalestinians.ThoseleadersmayhavesomecommongroundwiththeIsraelis,butthePalestin-ianissueremainsadeeplyemotionalcausethroughouttheArabworldandwould constrainthemfromgoing toofarintheirrelations withIsraelunlessthereis aresolution.WhileIsrael andtheU.S.havesidelined thePalestinianissue,these behind-the-scenestiesare likelytocontinue,andmay beenoughforIsraelsownstrategicneeds.Netanyahufrequently boastsofgrowing,discreet cooperationwithmoder-ateArabcountries.Thoughhedoesntidentifythembyname,theyvelongbelievedtobeSunniGulfcountries suchastheUAEandSaudiArabia. Netanyahusrun-inwithUAEenvoyunusual InthisApril29,photo,IsraeliPrimeMinisterBenjaminNetanyahuarrivesforaweeklycabinetmeeting atthePrimeMinistersof“ceinJerusalem.[SEBASTIANSCHEINER/ASSOCIATEDPRESSFILEPHOTO]

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** A6 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News HeraldCountry looks to blow up nuke-site tunnels in less than two weeksBy Kim Tong-Hyung The Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea „ North Korea said Saturday that it will dismantle its nuclear test site in less than two weeks, in a dramatic event that would set up leader Kim Jong Uns summit with President Donald Trump next month. Trump welcomed the gracious gesture.Ž In a statement carried by state media, North Koreas Foreign Ministry said all of the tunnels at the countrys northeastern testing ground will be destroyed by explosion, and observation and research facilities and ground-based guard units will also be removed. Kim had already revealed plans to shut the test site by the end of May during his summit with South Korean President Moon Jae-in last month. Analysts say that while the closure of the site is impor-tant, it doesnt represent a material step toward full denuclearization. A ceremony for dismantling the nuclear test ground is now scheduled between May 23 and 25,Ž depending on weather, the Foreign Ministrys statement said, adding that journalists from the United States, South Korea, China, Russia and Britain will be invited to witness the dismantling. The ministry said the North will continue to promote close contacts and dialogue with the neighboring countries and the international society so as to safeguard peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula and over the globe.Ž Trump, in a tweet Saturday, thanked North Korea for its plan to dismantle the nuclear test site, calling it a very smart and gracious gesture!Ž Following the MoonKim meeting, Moons office said Kim was willing to disclose the process to international experts, but the Norths statement Saturday didnt address allowing experts on the site. South Korea had no immediate response to the statement. The Norths announcement comes days after Washington announced that the historic summit between Kim and Trump will be held June 12 in Singapore. South Korea has said Kim has genuine interest in dealing away his nuclear weapons in return for economic benefits. However, there are lingering doubts about whether Kim would ever agree to fully relinquish the weapons he probably views as his only guarantee of survival. During their meeting at a border truce village, Moon and Kim vaguely promised to work toward the com-plete denuclearizationŽ of the Korean Peninsula, but made no references to verification or timetables. North Korea for decades has been pushing a concept of denuclearizationŽ that bears no resemblance to the American definition. The North has been vowing to pursue nuclear development unless Washington removes its 28,500 troops from South Korea and the nuclear umbrella defend-ing South Korea and Japan. Trump welcomes North Korea planThe demolition of the 60-foot-tall cooling tower at its main reactor complex on June 27, 2008 in Yongbyon North Korea. North Koreas Foreign Ministry said Saturday it will hold a ceremonyŽ for the dismantling of its nuclear test site on May 23-25 in what would be a dramatic but symbolic event to set up the summit meeting between Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump scheduled for next month. [ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE PHOTO/APTN]

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** The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 A7habits and sleeping habits, too „ either too much or too little, can be a sign theres something deeper at work. Or if they suddenly cut themselves off from someone they used to trust and talk to, either their parents or a grandparent, family friend, coach, relative, warrants a check-in with them. Younger children are a bit more resilient when it comes to things bothering them, so a key sign to look for in them is energy level, if theyre not as playful or as interested in an activity as they used to be. Its a sign that theyre having trouble processing something thats made them uncomfortable, and should be looked into. But for todays middle schooler, Wicker said one of the first places a parent should check is social media. Every parent should know every social media account their child is on and truthfully, start there,Ž Wicker said. A lot of the information we get as counselors comes from a friend that a kid has sent social media stuff to.Ž Wicker said that not only should parents have the password for their middle schoolers social media accounts, they should have the whole account and be able to access it. She said a lot of times, when she talks to parents, they have no idea what social media sites their child is on, and thus have no idea whats going on with them. These days, with social media, kids play the game well but if you look at their social media youll see so much more,Ž she said. Tough conversationsOpening up a dialogue with a teenager, especially about something as sensitive as their mental health or their personal lives, can be difficult Wicker said, especially if parents dont exactly have an open line of communication with their child. The most important thing is to make sure they know theyre not in trouble, and that they have someone to talk to if they need it. Teenagers are often going to bite your head off anyways, even if theyre totally fine,Ž Wicker said. That person doesnt necessarily have to be a parent, she said, as long as its someone both the child and the parent trusts. It could be a guid-ance counselor that checks in with them to make sure theyre okay, a teacher, coach or, if the family goes to church, a youth pastor. If they wont talk to me, I just let them know that Im there,Ž she said. And Im someone they can trust.Ž One of the biggest roadblocks to open communication, Wicker said, is the teenagers fear that theyll get in trouble. Its a valid fear, she said, and for parents, the best thing they can do is not overreact and let them know that, no matter what, theyll still love their child. Sometimes, kids are going to tell you things that its important they tell you, but how you react exactly determines whether theyll continue to tell you,Ž Wicker said. As parents, its hard,Ž she continued. If kids are honest, theres no kid out there whos perfect. Every kid makes mistakes, period, end of sentence. How parents respond to that definitely affects what the kids next move it.Ž How to get help After having that tough conversation and determining that yes, their teenager needs help working through their problems, parents can sometimes feel helpless, Wicker said. They might not know where to start looking, and thats where the guidance staff at their school can help them. Schools can do referrals for counseling, she said, as they have contracts with local organizations like Florida Therapy Services and Life Management. Or, the parent can reach out directly to places like Childrens Home Society, Life Management, Anchorage Childrens Home with their family counseling services, or, if its really dire, Emerald Coast Behavioral Hospital. Theres also the staff at the school. And if something is happening at the school that is bothering their child, Wicker encouraged parents to reach out, either to the guidance staff or the administrators, to loop them in on whats going on. We definitely want parents to know theres lots of opportunity,Ž she said. TEENSFrom Page A1 Sometimes, kids are going to tell you things that its important they tell you, but how you react exactly determines whether theyll continue to tell you.Ž Crystal Wicker

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** A10 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News HeraldBy Matt Sedensky The Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO „ The unwanted were turned away from cafeteria tables. Fistfights broke out at karaoke. Dances became breeding grounds for gossip and cruelty. It became clear this place had a bullying problem on its hands. What many found surprising was that the perpetrators and victims alike were all senior citizens. Nursing homes, senior centers and housing complexes for the elderly have introduced programs, training and policies aimed at curbing spates of bullying, an issue once thought the exclusive domain of the young. Theres the clique system just like everywhere else,Ž said Betsy Gran, who until recently was assistant director at San Franciscos 30th Street Senior Center. Its like Mean Girls, but everyone is 80.Ž After the cafeteria exiles and karaoke brouhahas, the 30th Street Center teamed up with a local nonprofit, the Institute on Aging, to develop an anti-bullying program. All staff members received 18 hours of training that included lessons on what constitutes bullying, causes of the problem and how to manage such conflicts. Seniors were then invited to similar classes, held in English and Spanish, teaching them to alert staff or intervene themselves if they witness bullying. Signs and even place mats around the center now declare it a Bully Free Zone.Ž I think in the past I would have just stayed out of it,Ž said Mary Murphy, 86, a retired real estate agent who took the classes. Now I might be inclined to help.Ž Robin Bonifas, a social work professor at Arizona State University and author of the book Bullying Among Older Adults: How to Recognize and Address an Unseen Epidemic,Ž said existing studies suggest about 1 in 5 seniors encounters bullying. She sees it as an outgrowth of frustrations characteristic in communal settings, as well a reflection of issues unique to getting older. Many elderly see their independence and sense of control disappear and, for some, becoming a bully can feel like regaining some of that lost power. It makes them feel very out of control,Ž Bonifas said, and the way they sort of get on top of things and make their name in this new world is intimidating, picking on people, gossiping.Ž There is far less recognition of bullying as a problem among seniors compared with young people. Even among those who have been called bullies, many are unaware how problematic their behavior is until its labeled. Campaigns around the country have sought to spread the word, including a booklet circulated last year by the National Center for Assisted Living. In the life cycle, it doesnt go away,Ž said Katherine Arnold, a member of the city Human Rights Commission in St. Louis Park, Minnesota, which created a public service announcement on its community-access station that included a portrayal of a man who was excluded from a card game and became the subject of gossip by other seniors. Theres really not a lot of escape.Ž Most senior bullying isnt physical but rather involves name-calling, rumors and exclusion, said Pamela Countouris, a longtime schoolteacher who now runs a Pittsburghbased consultancy that offers training on bullying. Women constitute the bulk of the bullies Countouris encounters among seniors, a reflection of lifespan disparities and the gender makeup of those who live at or participate in programs at senior facilities. Countouris business began with a focus on school bullying but now centers exclusively on seniors. In the next month alone, she has more than a dozen training sessions planned. Seniors bullying battlegroundIn this April 13 photo, signs promote a bully-free environment at the On Lok 30th Street Senior Center in San Francisco. [MARCIO JOSE SANCHEZ/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS] By Alex Horton The Washington Post Two Russian longrange bombers were intercepted off the coast of Alaska by a pair of F-22 Raptor fighter jets on Friday, the military said. The Tu-95 bombers were flying in the Air Defense Identification Zone in the Bering Sea north of the Aleutian Islands, where they were visually identified and shadowed by the U.S. jets at 10 a.m., said Navy Capt. Scott Miller, a North American Aerospace Defense Command spokesman. The bombers did not enter North American sovereign airspace, he said in a statement. Miller declined to say how close the bombers came to U.S. land. Fox News reported they flew as close as 55 miles off Alaskas west coast. Fridays encounter was the first of its kind in just more than a year, Miller said. A similar incident occurred off Alaskan waters in April 2017 in what U.S. officials have described as routine if not tense encounters between adversarial aircraft where territorial lines meet. The identification zone extends about 200 miles off the Alaskan coast and is mostly international airspace, Miller said, though Russian military activity will often prompt an inkind response for U.S. warplanes. Intercepts in the zone occurred about 60 times from 2007 to 2017, The New York Times reported last year. Miller said the Russian bombers, decades-old aircraft classified by NATO as the Bear,Ž were flying in accordance with international norms. The aircraft are capable of carrying nuclear bombs, but it unclear what weapons they had on board, if any. A Russian Defense Ministry statement released Friday diverged from the U.S. military account. They said the bombers were escorted by fighter jets and a reconnaissance jet that also acts as an anti-submarine platform. Miller said that was not true. This was a safe intercept, which did not include a Russian recon plane, and no Russian fighters were present,Ž he told The Washington Post on Saturday. It was not clear if the Russian air operation was an opportunity for real-world training or if it was in response to U.S. and NATO military operations elsewhere. Last week, Russia scrambled jets four times in response to foreign reconnaissance flights near its border, the Russian news ser-vice Interfax reported. Aircraft intercepts, flybys and shadowings have escalated in recent years after Russian military activity and occupation in Crimea and parts of eastern Ukraine beginning in 2014. Earlier this month, a Russian Sukhoi Su-27 fighter jet flew within 20 feet of a U.S. P-8 surveillance aircraft over the Baltic Sea „ a minuscule distance considering the aircraft move at hundreds of miles an hour „ in an incident the U.S. military called safe but unprofessional. Fridays incident was relatively routine, but more aggressive maneuvers have worried defense officials and diplomats who said the encounters may eventually cause collisions or miscalculations that lead to a shoot-down. A report issued in 2014 by the European Leadership Network, a London-based think tank, documented almost 40 incidents that together add up to a highly disturbing picture of violations of national airspace, emergency scrambles, narrowly avoided midair collisions, close encounters at sea, simulated attack runs, and other dangerous actions happening on a regular basis over a very wide geographical area,Ž according to the report. 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** A12 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News HeraldBy Jason Samenow The Washington Post What happened in the back yard of many Americans last month was not at all representative of the experience elsewhere in the world. While it was freezing cold and snow fell over much of the eastern United States, it was the third-warmest April on record for most of the rest of the planet. The map of temperature differences from normal in April tells the story. Shades of orange, signifying warmer-thannormal temperatures, cover almost the entire planet. Chilly shades of blue fill much of North America. Minneapolis, Chicago and Green Bay, Wis., all posted one of their top-five coldest Aprils on record. Many lakes in Minnesota did not see all of their ice melt until May's first week, the latest on record. Because of this tremen-dous cold in the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes, it was probably the coldest April for the Lower 48 since 1997. Across the pond, it was Europe's warmest April on record. Australia notched its second-warmest April on record. The Arctic and surrounding land areas were also substantially warmer than normal, according to the European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasts' Copernicus Climate Change Service that produced this global temperature analysis. Overall, the planet was close to 0.9 degrees (0.5 Celsius) warmer than the 1981-2010 average during the month. It was slightly cooler than April 2016 and 2017, the two warmest Aprils on record. While the April 2018 global temperature was a notch below the previous two years, the Copernicus service said that "it was in line with the upward trend of 0.18C [0.32 Fahrenheit] per decade seen in global temperature data from 1979 onwards." Two particularly notable extreme weather events occurred during the month: In mid-April, a rain gauge in Kauai, Hawaii, measured 49.69 inches of rain in 24 hours, which pending review is the heaviest 24-hour rainfall total on record in the United States. Nawabshah, Pakistan, reported a temperature of 122.4 degrees April 30, possibly the highest April temperature ever recorded on the planet. This heat also spread over northwest India, fueling a killer dust storm May 2 which left at least 125 dead. While the US shivered, the rest of the world simmered in planets third-hottest AprilThe European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasts Copernicus Climate Change Service tracks surface air temperatures. [CONTRIBUTE PHOTO COPERNICUS CLIMATE CHANGE SERVICE]

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** A14 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News Heraldsaid in a statement, adding that the scores would set a baseline for expectations, help parents pick a provider and show the OEL which programs need help. Moya said the scores would be posted on the OEL webpage once the Board of Education approves the rules surrounding the scoring. Several early learning leaders said they knew the scores would be low this year, but they were not expecting a situation where 42 percent of the providers would face probation if it were not for the grace period. I was severely disappointed and unhappily shocked,Ž said Robin Thompson, director of early learning for Manatee School District. The Herald-Tribune requested a breakdown of the data by county and VPK provider, but a Department of Education spokeswoman said that information contained student data protected by federal privacy rules and was unwilling to provide anonymized data before the public release. Disappointing resultsChildren take the kindergarten readiness assessment during the first month of kindergarten. Their scores are linked to wherever they attended VPK, and to avoid probation, at least 60 percent of a VPK providersgraduating childrenmust score at least 500 on the 900point STAR Early Literacy Assessment, according to the proposed rules. This set of scores is based on children who attended VPK during the 2016-17 school year. The state didnt decide on STAR as the assessment tool until the summer of 2017, so the providers could not gear their instruction toward a specific test. Janet Kahn, executive director of the Early Learning Coalition of Sarasota, said she had anticipated roughly 30 percent of providers wouldnt make the cut, so to hear that it was more than 40 was disappointing. But, Kahn said providers should not be judged too harshly because the test is new, and they didnt know what test the state would use. Julissa Caballero,the director of Tiny Tots Uni-versity in Palmetto, said a new test shouldnt create a massive increase in the number of children failing. They always say dont teach to the test; teach to the standards,Ž Caballero said. Caballero hasnt seen the results yet for her students, but she is not optimistic. She said the test does not gauge how much a child learns during their year in VPK, and she is worried that the new test could make it appear as if she is not making significant progress with her students. Ill have a 4-year old in VPK who may speak Spanish only, so I have to bring them from speaking Spanish to speaking English, to learning how to cut with scissors and how to write with pencils,Ž Caballero said. Its not a fair test, because its not determining where a child began and where a child ended.Ž An OEL spokeswoman said the new assessment effectively measures childrens basic knowledge of letters, numbers, words and sounds. A typical question might ask a child to identify the person under a tree, and they will need to select from a handful of pictures which one matches the verbal description. The test takes 15 to 20 minutes to complete and is administered on a computer. Thompson said some of the computer skills required to take the test arent part of the states standards for VPK providers. If this test continues to be the choice of the state, I think we can do a little bit more to prepare our children,Ž Thompson said. We need to kind of replicate some of the things that are required that dont really assess their knowledge, it just assesses whether they can use a mouse or not.Ž The state has not released school readiness rates since 2014, when legislators voted to not release scores because of technological errors with implementing the previous assessment. OEL officials are expected to present their plan to the state Board of Education on Wednesday. Scrambling to be preparedAs researchers have increasingly pointed to the benefits of preschool, states have scrambled to put structures into place so children can be prepared to enter kindergarten. Floridas VPK program has the second-highest enrollment rate in the country, trailing only Washington D.C. when it comes to the percentage of 4-year-olds enrolled, according to the annual State of Preschool Report. However, Florida ranks in the bottom 10 nationally for funding the program. VPK providers receive just $4.51 per hour for three hours of daily care for children during the school year and $6.93 per hour during the summer, according to the OEL. In exchange for that funding, providers must prepare their students to take the assessment during the first month of kindergarten. Beth Duda, the executive director of the Suncoast Campaign for Grade Level Reading, said the readiness rates have long been a source of tension between the states VPK providers and the DOE. There has been a propensity for the early learning educators to say the K-12 system is expecting too much from our children,Ž Duda said. K-12 pushes back and says there is a place for play-based learning, but it has to be grounded in benchmark standards.Ž If the Board of Education approves the OELs proposed rules, the readiness rates for each provider will be publicly released. PRE-KFrom Page A1 By Regina Garcia Cano The Associated Press LAS VEGAS „ The black letters contrast sharply with the graduation caps red fabric. They spell: Vuela tan alto como puedas sin olvidar de donde vienes.Ž Fly as high as you can without forgetting where you come from.Ž Thats the message that Brenda Romero, who crossed the border from Mexico with her mother when she was 2, wants to spread as she graduates Saturday from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Her decorated mortarboard is part of an emerging trend in which students are pushing against the formality of graduation ceremonies and choosing to stand out in a sea of monochromatic caps and gowns by expressing joy, angst or, increasingly, political opinions. Photos shared on social media show mortarboards adorned with expressions of gratitude toward family members and hope for the future, with phrases like The best is yet to comeŽ and On to my new dream.Ž Plenty also highlight the cost of higher education. This hat was $95,990,Ž one cap reads. Another states: Game of Loans. Interest is coming.Ž And caps proclaiming that Nevertheless, she persistedŽ abound. The informal practice, which is not necessarily encouraged by institutions, has been around for years and is used by students to express their individuality. But over the past couple of years, it has taken a more political tone, said Sheila Bock, a folklorist and professor at UNLV. That desire of wanting to make aspects of ones self visible that are other-wise invisible has always been there,Ž said Bock, who is researching how and why students decorate their mortarboards. But within the last couple of years, those types of assertions „ particularly as they relate to citizenship, places of origin, race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation „ have taken more significance as they move into this mode of public display.Ž Bock has been tracking what students put on their caps through social media posts, as well as by attending commencements, photographing mortarboards and interviewing dozens of students. Decorated graduation caps re ect joy, angstUNLV student Brenda Romero decorates her graduation cap at her home May 9 in Las Vegas. [JOHN LOCHER/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS]

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** The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 A15By Elaine Ganley and Angela Charlton The Associated Press PARIS „ A knife-wielding assailant killed one person and injured four others in a lively neighborhood near Paris famed Opera Garnier before he was killed by police Saturday night. The Islamic State group claimed the attacker as one of its soldiers.Ž Counterterrorism authorities took charge of the investigation, and President Emmanuel Macron vowed that France would not bow to extremists despite being the target of multiple deadly attacks in recent years. Paris police officers evacuated people from some buildings in the Right Bank neighborhood after the attack, which happened on rue Monsigny at about 9 p.m. (1900 GMT.) Bar patrons and opera-goers described surprise and confusion in the immediate area. Beyond the police cordon, however, crowds still filled nearby cafes and the citys night life resumed its normal pace soon after the attack. Prosecutor Francois Molins said counterterrorism authorities are leading the investigation on potential charges of murder and attempted murder in connection with terrorist motives. At this stage, based on the one hand on the account of witnesses who said the attacker cried Allahu akbar (God is great in Arabic) while attacking passersby with a knife, and given the modus operandi, we have turned this over to the counterterrorist section of the Paris prosecutors office,Ž Molins told reporters from the scene. The Islamic State groups Aamaq news agency said in a statement early Sunday that the assailant carried out the attack in response to the groups calls for supporters to target members of the U.S.-led military coalition squeezing the extremists out of Iraq and Syria. The Aamaq statement did not provide evidence for its claim or details on the assailants identity. Frances military has been active in the coalition since 2014, and Islamic State adherents have killed more than 200 people in France in recent years, including the 130 who died in the coordinated November 2015 attacks in Paris. President Emmanuel Macron tweeted his praise for police who neutralized the terroristŽ and said France is once again paying the price of blood but will not cede an inch to enemies of freedom.Ž Paris police said the attacker in Saturdays stabbings was armed with a knife and targeted five people in the 2nd arrondissement, or district, killing one and seriously injuring two. The other two suffered less serious injuries. The attack occurred near many bars and theaters, as well as the opera. Frances BFM television interviewed an unnamed witness in a restaurant who said a young woman was at the entrance when a man arrived and attacked her with a knife.Ž A friend came to her aid and the attacker left, hitting on all the doors, all the shops,Ž the witness told BFM. He turned onto another street, and everyone scattered, the witness said. I was having a drink with friends and we heard a boom,Ž a witness named Gloria, who had been in a nearby bar, recounted on Saturday night. She said she went outside to see what happened and I saw a guy lying on the ground.ŽAnother witness described leaving the opera house and being told to go back inside because of the attack. Paris stabbings investigated as terror attack, claimed by ISA police of“ cer cordons off the area after a knife attack Saturday in central Paris. The Paris police said the attacker was subdued by of“ cers during the stabbing attack in the 2nd arrondissement or district of the French capital Saturday. [THIBAULT CAMUS/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS]

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** The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 B1 LOCAL & STATE GAMBLING | B5PROPOSED RULE DRAWS IRE Lawyers says a new rule that would e ectively do away with controversial designated playerŽ card games would cost them $50 million ON THE WATER B10 SELLING LIONFISH A group is trying to make it easier to sell lion sh meat across state lines By Eryn Dion 747-5069 | @PCNHErynDion edion@pcnh.com PANAMA CITY „ When Eric Krebs, president of the Kiwanis Club of Panama City, started his term as leader of the local chapter, he had a relatively modest goal „ raise enough money to build one reading oasisŽ in a local school, maybe two. The organization, Scholastic Books had been offering to outfit rooms as a reading oasisŽ „ with bookshelves, bean bag chairs, area rugs, CD players and, of course, about 450 books. Each room came with a $5,500 price tag, but Krebs thought if the Panama City Kiwanis could raise enough for two, they would at least be doing something to encourage reading in schools. I had heard all these stories about reading levels in Bay County and how many at-risk elementary schools there were,Ž Krebs said. But while they were raising the money to purchase their first set in 2016, something really fortuitous happened. Scholastic Books dropped the price of the reading oasisŽ to $2,700, and the Kiwanis found the reach of their money doubled. Eventually, they raised enough money to build four reading oasisŽ rooms and through a matching grant from the FL Kiwanis Foundation, received enough funds to outfit two more for a total of six. When looking for locations for the new reading rooms, Krebs turned to school grades, selecting the schools with the lowest grades and who needed the most help. We wanted to concentrate on Panama City itself just because of the need here,Ž Krebs said. They picked M. Cherry Street „ because Krebs went there as a child „ Springfield Elementary, Oakland Terrace Elementary, Cedar Grove Elementary, Oscar Patterson Kiwanis build reading oasis rooms By John Henderson 522-5108 | @PCNHjohn jhenderson@pcnh.com PANAMA CITY BEACH „ A local doctor is planning to open a first-of-its kind indoor electric go-kart track on the beach in a shopping plaza by the Hathaway Bridge on Memorial Day weekend. Timothy Ramsden's Kartona: The Electric SpeedwayŽ will fill the empty space in the shopping plaza south of the beach side of the bridge. Hes renovating the inside of the 34,000 square foot building at 7125 U.S. 98, which was previously Lindseys Suite Deals. Ramsden said there are other outdoor go-kart tracks on the beach but this one will be uniquesince it isindoors and offering up electric carts. For those unfamiliar with electric go-karts, they are a different breed, perhaps the anti-thesis of a golf cart. Theytake off and travel faster than gas-powered carts, he said. Electric go-kart track lls need for speed By Zack McDonald 747-5071 | @PCNHzack zmcdonald@pcnh.com PANAMA CITY … Giving back to the community, the Humane Society of Bay County opened its doors Saturday with free food, puppies, kittens and a variety of childrens activities to say thanks. For the third year, the Humane Society Thrift Store, 1408 Harrison Avenue, held its annual customer appreciation day Saturday. Dozens of visitors stopped by for food, a variety games or to shop for various thrift store items. All of the proceeds generated by the store go toward the Humane Society, known as the IglooŽ at 1600 Bay Avenue, which is Bay Countys only no-kill animal shelter. As volunteers handed out hotdogs, children jumped around in a bounce house and Humane Society staffers signed up potential pet adopters, manager of the thrift store Brenda Leader said the event wasnt spe-cifically meant to raise funds for the non-profit shelters operations. Our customers are awesome,Ž she said. And we just want to say thanks for everything.Ž One example Leader gave of the community support Humane Society Thrift Store says thank youBy Jim Turner The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE „ Florida Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis, with the field cleared of a potential big-name primary challenger, pulled in more than $400,000 last month for his election effort, with nearly half of the money coming from the insurance industry. Patronis, who is expected to square off in November with former Democratic Sen. Jeremy Ring, also drew more than $35,646 from the health-care industry, $22,296 from Realtors and real estate agencies and $13,092 from the financialservices field, according to numbers posted Thursday on the state Division of Elections website. Seeking a full term after being appointed to the CFO post last year by Gov. Rick Patronis ahead in raising funds Timothy Ramsden stands for a photo on Tuesday at Kartona. [PATTI BLAKE PHOTOS/THE NEWS HERALD] An open area will soon be converted into a go-kart track at Kartona. Patronis A kitten that is available for adoption licks his face during a customer appreciation event at the Humane Society Thrift Store on Harrison Avenue on Saturday. [JOSHUA BOUCHER/THE NEWS HERALD] See OASIS, B2 See PATRONIS, B2 See KARTS, B2 See HUMANE, B2

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** B2 Sunday, May 13, 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 93/67 91/71 93/63 88/70 87/72 90/67 93/70 93/70 91/65 93/67 92/68 93/69 91/65 85/69 85/69 86/68 88/67 85/67 79/6781/6881/6983/70Cloudy A couple of showers and a t-storm Cloudy, a shower and t-storm around Mostly cloudy, breezy and humid 85 70858067 Winds: ENE 7-14 mph Winds: SSE 10-20 mph Winds: S 10-20 mph Winds: SSW 10-20 mph Winds: SW 6-12 mphBlountstown 5.65 ft. 15 ft. Caryville 3.07 ft. 12 ft. Clairborne 35.70 ft. 42 ft. Century 4.00 ft. 17 ft. Coffeeville, AL 5.59 ft. 29 ft. Through 7 a.m. Sat.Apalachicola 3:46a 9:10a 2:39p 10:07p Destin 9:42a 6:45p ----West Pass 3:19a 8:43a 2:12p 9:40p Panama City 9:36a 6:00p ----Port St. Joe 12:22a 2:58a 9:42a 4:20p Okaloosa Island 8:15a 5:51p ----Milton 11:55a 9:06p ----East Bay 10:59a 8:36p ----Pensacola 10:15a 7:19p ----Fishing Bend 10:56a 8:10p ----The Narrows 11:52a 10:10p ----Carrabelle 2:21a 6:57a 1:14p 7:54pForecasts and graphics provided by AccuWeather, Inc. 2018NewFirstFullLast May 15May 21May 29Jun 6Sunrise today ........... 5:50 a.m. Sunset tonight .......... 7:27 p.m. Moonrise today ........ 4:47 a.m. Moonset today ......... 5:43 p.m. Today Mon. Today Mon.Clearwater 81/72/t 82/74/r Daytona Beach 81/70/t 79/72/r Ft. Lauderdale 80/75/r 83/76/r Gainesville 86/69/pc 79/68/r Jacksonville 87/67/pc 79/70/r Jupiter 79/73/r 81/74/r Key Largo 80/73/r 83/77/r Key West 82/76/r 84/77/r Lake City 89/67/pc 80/68/r Lakeland 80/69/t 80/69/r Melbourne 83/73/t 81/74/r Miami 80/75/r 83/76/r Naples 78/69/r 83/72/r Ocala 82/67/t 79/67/r Okeechobee 77/68/r 80/70/r Orlando 81/70/t 80/71/r Palm Beach 79/74/r 82/75/r Tampa 81/71/t 82/73/r Today Mon. Today Mon.Baghdad 87/68/s 88/67/s Berlin 78/56/pc 74/53/s Bermuda 77/71/pc 76/71/s Hong Kong 87/79/pc 88/78/s Jerusalem 68/55/c 71/53/s Kabul 77/54/pc 71/53/pc London 62/49/pc 68/52/c Madrid 64/47/pc 66/45/pc Mexico City 80/56/pc 79/57/pc Montreal 71/51/s 74/52/s Nassau 86/77/t 85/77/t Paris 58/49/sh 66/54/r Rome 72/57/pc 66/53/t Tokyo 71/60/r 77/63/r Toronto 65/48/s 76/53/pc Vancouver 73/53/s 73/53/pc Today Mon. Today Mon.Albuquerque 84/57/s 85/57/s Anchorage 51/40/c 51/39/c Atlanta 91/69/s 88/67/pc Baltimore 68/56/t 85/67/c Birmingham 94/68/s 93/68/pc Boston 58/49/pc 68/58/pc Charlotte 94/66/s 93/68/pc Chicago 67/56/sh 75/57/pc Cincinnati 89/69/pc 90/71/t Cleveland 67/56/sh 77/61/c Dallas 89/72/pc 90/72/pc Denver 71/47/c 67/46/t Detroit 68/56/c 77/61/pc Honolulu 83/72/sh 83/71/sh Houston 90/72/pc 90/69/pc Indianapolis 86/68/t 89/68/pc Kansas City 90/68/pc 88/66/c Las Vegas 84/64/s 87/66/s Los Angeles 69/54/pc 68/53/pc Memphis 92/70/s 93/71/pc Milwaukee 59/52/c 72/55/c Minneapolis 73/59/s 79/63/pc Nashville 92/69/s 93/71/pc New Orleans 91/72/pc 90/73/s New York City 58/53/r 72/64/c Oklahoma City 88/69/pc 89/69/pc Philadelphia 62/53/r 79/64/c Phoenix 90/68/s 94/68/s Pittsburgh 75/64/r 82/65/t St. Louis 91/74/pc 94/73/pc Salt Lake City 68/49/c 67/51/c San Antonio 91/72/pc 90/69/pc San Diego 68/58/pc 68/58/pc San Francisco 68/54/pc 66/55/pc Seattle 83/58/s 86/57/s Topeka 92/70/pc 90/66/t Tucson 91/62/pc 94/61/s Wash., DC 74/61/t 86/71/pcMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursday Gulf Temperature: 82 Today: Wind from the northnorthwest at 6-12 knots becoming south. Seas 2 feet or less. Visibility clear to the horizon. Tomorrow: Wind from the east-northeast at 8-16 knots. Seas 2 feet or less. Visibility generally clear.Partly sunny and delightful today. Winds southwest 6-12 mph. A couple of showers and a thunderstorm late tonight. Winds light and variable.High/low ......................... 89/64 Last year's High/low ...... 81/65 Normal high/low ............. 84/64 Record high ............. 89 (2018) Record low ............... 46 (1981)24 hours through 4 p.m. .. 0.00" Month to date ................... trace Normal month to date ....... 1.07" Year to date ................... 13.85" Normal year to date ....... 20.42" Average humidity .............. 66%through 4 p.m. yesterdayHigh/low ......................... 91/70 Last year's High/low ...... 84/68 Normal high/low ............. 81/67 Record high ............. 91 (2008) Record low ............... 40 (1952)24 hours through 4 p.m. .. 0.00" Month to date .................. 0.00" Normal month to date ....... 1.17" Year to date ................... 20.82" Normal year to date ........ 21.88" Average humidity .............. 61%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 Low REGIONAL 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.TIDES MARINE 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 BeachIve ridden (gaspowered karts) and they are fun, but the tracks are crazy rough,Ž he said. "With these electric carts it is instant torque. You step on the gas pedal and off you go. They are rated to go up to 45 miles per hour. Adult carts have paddle shifters. They have digital read outs on the steering real. They sound like Formula One race cars. They have their own sound generator and speaker, so its going to be crazy exciting and fun.Ž For safety reasons, people on the cars will be required to wear a harness as well as a helmet, Ramsden said. "We really strap you in the seat," he said. The track will be serpentine instead of an oval design. While the concept of electric go-karts may be new here, they can be found across the country. They have (electric carts) all over the country and they are very popular,Ž Ramsden said. There is so little to do in Panama City, especially indoors where you can escape the heat or escape the rain. Ive lived here for eight years. In the offseason, there is nothing to do for locals. This will not only serve the roughly 18 million visitors that the Emerald Coast gets every year, but it will also give the locals something to do in the offseason.Ž Ramsden said he is trying to cultivate a family friendly atmosphere. I want to be the Chick-Fil-A of go-kart tracks,Ž he said. I want everybody to be super nice and absolutely no profanity. I want it fun for families.Ž The go-kart track is opening in the same shopping plaza as NexGen, a virtual reality arcade that attracts lots of young people. Ramsden was attracted to the space because there is plenty of parking at the shopping plaza and itis only a few miles away from the new county Sports Park. He said the basic charge to use the track is $20 a race but there will be many other specials. You can do as many laps as you can get in 7 minutes, and then well do two races for $35, and three for $50," Ramsden said. "The grand opening weekend were going to do a buy-two-get-onefree race special to get people in door.Ž The track will be open year-round, Ramsden said. He said in the shoulder season the track will be offering specials for school children from Monday through Friday. "Well be offering to do corporate events and team building events, all kinds of bigger party type stuff," he said. Ramsden said they are planning to hire between 40 and 45 people. Im going to have two big screen TVs in there so people can play Mario Kart while they are waiting (to ride),Ž Ramsden said. Ramsden said his business is not part of a chain operation. If this one does as well as I hope it does, well probably go to the Pensacola market next," he said. Ramsden said he enjoys riding go-karts but doesnt enjoy the smell and ride of the gas-powered carts. The business will be offering three private party rooms that hold between 20 to 30 people. The other two will hold your standard 10 to 15 or so," he said. "Well be offering private rooms for birthday parties„ whatever kind of party that your mind can think of as long as its legal.Ž KARTSFrom Page B1 the Humane Society has received was in the wake of a recent tragedy. One of their employees, Todd ClintŽ Scheiderer, died in February after a car wreck while driving home from work. In the wake of the fatal crash, students from Bay Haven Charter Academy reached out to create an area on the Humane Societys property called Clints Corner,Ž where employees can take breaks from work. While he was alive, Scheiderer devoted endless hours, on and off the clock, to taking care of the animals, the shelter and staff. Leader said Scheiderer supported the shelter because it gives the community a place to surrender animals they can either no longer care for their pet„ for health or financial reasons„ or they are in a situation where they cannot keep their pet. Even when people in the military get orders to go overseas, they have a lengthy process to get their pet to go with them and they dont want to see it go to a kill shelter,Ž Leader said. They either have to go through that process, find someone to take their pet or bring them to us. And we have a lot of active military in our community.Ž Among the activities for Saturdays customer appreciation, visitors could participate in raffles, Chinese auctionsŽ or get free nail clipping for their pets. Leader said the Humane Society will also be hosting a free shot clinic on June 9. Pet owners can get the standard shots for their pets as well as a rabies vaccine, which generally isnt offered at other shot clinic events. HUMANE From Page B1 Scott, Patronis is raising money for his campaign account and the political committee Treasure Florida. In all, he brought in a total of $418,000 in April. Among the $216,046 the campaign and committee received from insurance agents and companies, Insurance Administrative Solutions of Clearwater, State Mutual Insurance of Rome, Ga., and Heri-tage Property & Casualty Insurance of Clearwater each gave $50,000, and FCCI Services of Sarasota put up $25,000. The Cabinet-level office, which has a variety of roles, is responsible for the licensing and oversight of insurance agents and agencies. Also last month, Patronis election effort received $25,000 from Lakeland-based Publix Super Markets, and $3,000 checks from Walt Disney Travel, Disney Vacation Development, Magic Kingdom, Inc., The Celebration Company and Disney Destinations. Patronis, a Panama City restaurateur and former state lawmaker, spent $78,429 in April through his campaign and the committee, with $57,128 going to consulting and advertising. Patronis started May with $2.8 million in the bank through the campaign account and committee. He also likely will not have to blow through money on a primary contest, as Sen. Tom Lee, a Thonotosassa Republican and former Senate president, announced in mid-April that he wouldnt run for the statewide seat. Meanwhile, Ring is raising money through a campaign account and the political committee Florida Action Fund. Ring added just over $100,000 last month, with $50,000 of that coming in a loan from the candidate. The Broward County Democrat has now put $150,000 of his own money into the contest. Rings campaign account pulled in $26,566 last month, while the political committee received $26,250. Contributions included $10,000 from Disney Worldwide Services and $2,500 from James Finch of Lynn Haven. Finch, the owner of Phoenix Construction, attracted attention this week from the gubernatorial campaign of Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, who called out former Congresswoman Gwen Graham, also a Democrat running for governor, for receiving $100,000 from Finch, a developer of the Keystone XL pipeline. Ring, a former Yahoo executive who opened May with $466,566 in the two accounts, spent just over $31,000 last month. PATRONISFrom Page B1 Elementary and Lucille Moore Elementary. All the principals were enthusiastic about getting these,Ž Krebs said. Rolling up their sleeves, the Kiwanis Club members set to work, painting rooms in each school, building bookshelves and moving in books. They worked on the rooms through 2017 and on Tuesday, during the Bay District School Board meeting, they cut the ribbon to officially open all six rooms. All told, they raised $17,000, including over 2,700 books. But thats just phase one of Krebs plan. Now, hes focusing on getting together a group of between 10 and 30 members to go into the schools as volunteer mentors, possibly using the new reading oasis as a meeting space and a space where they can read to their mentees. Were trying to make it as easy as we can for kids to get books,Ž he said. Its surprising, how little some of them have.Ž OASISFrom Page B1 Even when people in the military get orders to go overseas, they have a lengthy process to get their pet to go with them and they dont want to see it go to a kill shelter.ŽBrenda Leader

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** The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 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 Steven Kendall SteveŽ Pugh,53, of Youngstown died Thursday May 10, 2018. Graveside funeral services will be conducted 3 p.m. Friday May 18, 2018 at Evergreen Memorial Gardens. Southerland Family Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. STEVEN KENDALL STEVE PUGHLinda D. Robinson, 77, of Panama City Beach, passed away Sunday, May 5, 2018. Linda was born in Rock County Wisconsin, and lived in Bay County for almost 40 years. She had served as a WAVE with the US Navy and worked as a sales clerk for many years. Linda lived at the beach for many years, and enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Burton Albert Robinson.Survivors include her son, Joseph Robinson of Panama City Beach; her brother, John Tyler of Utah; and her grandchildren, Irina Robinson, Jeffrey White and Noelle White. Inurnment will be held at 10:30a.m. Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at Evergreen memorial Gardens. A Celebration of Life Service for Linda will be held that afternoon at Foghorn's Bar 8503 Thomas Dr, Panama City, FL 32408. All are welcome! Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home 2403 Harrison Ave. Panama City, Fla. 32405 850-763-4694 www.kentforestlawn.comLINDA D. ROBINSON Mary Jean Hester (46), of Panama City, FL won her battle against cancer and went home to be with our Lord on May 9, 2018. A Celebration of LifeŽ ceremony will be held at Wilson Funeral Home, 214 Airport Road, Panama City, FL on Friday, May 18, 2018 at 4 p.m.with Pastor Marty Martin of Northstar Church officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 3-4 p.m. prior the service. A gathering of family and friends will follow at the home of David and Tracy May. Mary was born on October 28, 1971 in Tucson, AZ, into an Air Force family. In 1990 she graduated from Rutherford High School and went on to Gulf Coast Community College. She received her Bachelors in Business Administration from the University of West Florida in 1995. During college she worked at the Pensacola Civic Center. From there she moved to Nashville TN where she was proudly a part of the Gaylord Entertainment Centers (aka Bridgestone Arena) opening team in 1996. Mary started out as Assistant Director of Ticketing, moving up to the Director of Ticketing position. She was later employed as Office Manager/Bookkeeper at First United Methodist Church in Panama City, FL; worked in promotions for Varnell Enterprises in Nashville, TN; was Director of Marketing for Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, TN; Client Services Manager at Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, FL; and ended her career in a favorite vacation spot of hers, Las Vegas, NV working as the Manager of Ticket Services at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Marys variety of interests included music, movies, getaway trips to casinos, Disneyworld and other fun destinations, baking and cake decorating, crafting, and spending time with friends and family. Most of all, she loved being a part of her nieces and nephews lives. Mary will be greatly missed by her family and the many friends she made across the country during her lifetime. In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made in Marys name to The Caring Place 3711 E Sunset Rd. #1, Las Vegas, NV 89120 or nvccf.org. Mary is survived by her parents, Edward O. and E. Jeannine Hester of Panama City, FL, her sister Tracy (David) May of Panama City, FL, her brother Timothy (Teysha) Hester of Tampa, FL, and her brother Jaime (Meggan) Hester of Atlanta, GA. She also leaves behind her beloved cat, Emma. Marys nieces and nephews were the light of her life; Blake (Amy) May, Cayce (James) Hayley, Camryn May, Jeremy Hester, Corey Hester, and Baby Boy Hester due in July 2018. She is also survived by her godchild, Sarah McCoy. Wilson Funeral Home Family Owned Since 1911 214 Airport Road Panama City, Fla. 850-785-5272 MARY JEAN HESTER Edward Pettit, 87, of Panama City Beach, FL died Friday May 11, 2018 at his home with his family by his side. Edward moved here 30 years ago from Atlanta, Ga. He is retired. From Chevron oil company, a member of Sunnyside Baptist Church. Edward was a loving Father, Grandfather and a good man who loved to fish and cruise the beach. He predeceased by his wife Norma Lee Pettit. Survivors include his son Richard Pettit and wife Vicki; daughter Beverly Lindsey and husband Joe; four grandchildren Zack Lindsey and wife Amanda, Ashley Lindsey, Charisse Ramos and husband Alex, Courtney Brooks and husband Brent; ten great-grandchildren Waylon, Kameron, Mya, Alexander, Lexi, Emma, Zoe, Haley, Skyla and Landon also many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Wednesday May 16, 2018 at Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home in Trussville, AL. The family will receive friend this afternoon Sunday May 13, 2018 from 3-5 p.m. at the family home in Panama City Beach Condolences maybe submitted at www. southerlandfamily.com Southerland Family Funeral Homes 100 E. 19th St. Panama City, FL 32405 850-785-8532 EDWARD PETTITNot ForgottenThese obituaries appeared in The News Herald over the past seven days: Gay Currier, died April 18. Martha Ann Dixon, 71, Vernon, died April 28. Donald Alfred Earl Panama City Beach, died May 2. Wanda Ann Faircloth, 58, Panama City, died May 4. Charles Stephen Fortner, Wewahitchka, died May 6. June Cassels-Foster, 85, Panama City, died May 5. Rita Alice Comer Fuller, 89, Panama City, died May 3. Ezra Gillman, 82, Youngstown, died May 5. Luther D. Halley, 64, Panama City, died May 7. Janice Hill, 74, Panama City, and Defuniak Springs, died April 27. Ginger G. Jones 64, Panama City, died May 7. Mary Lambert Anderson, Panama City, died April 30. Betty Jean Ventura Loncaric died May 5. Lisa Marie McNeil, 47, Panama City, died May 1. Betty Ruth Moore, 70, Panama City, died May 4. Mary Virginia Neiman died April 20. George Harry Percy, 69, Panama City, died May 2. Ernest Neil Phillips, 74, Panama City, died May 3. Johnny Mack Roberson 72, Panama City, died May 6. Linda D. Robinson, 77, Panama City Beach, died May 5. Barbara Juanita Sechrest 80, Panama City, died April 30. Deborah Carol Shiver 55, Kinard, died May 4. Maria Manuela Maestas Smith died April 18. Michael Ashley Stephenson, West Harrison, NY, died May 2. Betty Ann Stinson 78, Panama City Beach, died May 7. Robert A. Wagner, 37, Callaway, died May 3. Todd Ward, died May 6. Regina Lynette Ware, 42, Panama City Beach, died March 18. Larry Washington, Jr. 46, Panama City, died April 29. Robert West, 69, Panama City, died May 7. Allan G. Zar, 87, Panama City, died May 3.Joan F. Flynn, 79, a resident of Panama City, passed away on Thursday, May 10, 2018, at a Covenant Hospice facility. She retired after many years of civil service. Joan enjoyed shopping, dancing and caring for her family. She was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Joan was predeceased by her parents, Carl R. Roope and Florence N. Comer Roope, and her sister, Evelyn Hatcher (Jack). Joan is survived by 3 children, Peggy Jo Flynn, Chuck Flynn (Sharon Lynn), and Patti Flynn; grandchildren, Chris Flynn (Lauren) and Megan Flynn; great-grandchildren, Conner Flynn and Alice Flynn; and her two pets, Tebow and Prissy. Mrs. Flynn will be laid to rest at a 2 p.m. private family entombment Monday, May 14, 2018, at Garden of Memories Mausoleum. Expressions of sympathy may be submitted or viewed on line at www. kentforestlawn.com. Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home 2403 Harrison Ave. Panama City, FL 32405 850-763-4694 www.kentforest lawn.comJOAN F. FLYNN J.C. MackŽ McCormick, 77, of Panama City, FL, passed away peacefully on April 7th, 2018 in Chattanooga, TN surrounded by his children. J.C. was born to R. Franklin and Redeener McCormick on May 6th, 1940 in Altha, FL. He graduated from Frink High school in 1958. After graduation he moved to Bay County, FL. He was a member of the US Army Reserve from 1963 until 1969. JC was a very talented musician and worked as a professional country music entertainer since the age of 14. He taught music lessons in the area for many years. He was very social and loved to make new friends. His friends and family will remember him as an incredible singer, musician, and storyteller. J.C. is preceded in death by his parents R. Franklin and Redeener McCormick; Sisters Hazel Quattlebaum, Daisy Barrentine, and Verna Hamlin. J.C. is survived by his four children, Tammy McCormick of Bonifay, FL; Samantha (William) Eilf of Cleveland, TN; Shelly (Donald) McNaron of Lynn Haven, FL; and Clinton McCormick of Lynn Haven, FL. He is survived by 16 Grandchildren and 14 Greatgrandchildren. He is also survived by his brother Vestor McCormick of Altha, FL; sisters Brenda Alday of Altha, FL and Sue Rogers of Altha FL; and multiple nieces, nephews, cousins, other family members, and friends. A celebration of Life service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday,May 26th, 2018 at Cornerstone Family Fellowship, 122 Airport Rd, Panama City, FL. J.C. MACKŽ MCCORMICK David Allen Mesiner, 59, of Panama City, Florida passed away on May 9, 2018. He was born, March 4, 1959 to Betty and Edward Mesiner in Alameda, California. He is survived by parents, Betty and Edward; five brothers, Tracy, Timothy, Steven, Terris, and Todd; and two sisters, Theresa Gast and Elizabeth Ingalls. He is also survived by nineteen nieces and nephews and eighteen great nieces and nephews. David is preceded in death by grandparents, Arthur Mesiner, Steve and Nora Cejda, Zed and Mertie Carter; brother, Thomas Mesiner; sister in law, Cindy Blizzard Mesiner; and brother in law, William MartyŽ Ingalls Jr. He will be remembered as a loving son, brother and uncle. David attended Choctawhatchee High School in Fort Walton Beach and after graduation began working at the Playground Daily News, where he has been employed for about thirty years. David loved traveling and crocheting, but his passion was plants. A Memorial Service will be held at McLaughlin Mortuary on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 11 a.m.. The family will receive visitors one hour prior. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Cinco Baptist Property Fund or the Ice Cream Truck Ministry. Expressions of love and sympathy may be viewed or submitted online at www.mclaughlinmortuary.com McLaughlin Mortuary 17 Chestnut Avenue, S.E. Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548 (850) 244-5163 DAVID ALLEN MESINER

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** B4 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News HeraldMary Rosalie Cliatt, born on November 12, 1939, went home to be with her Heavenly Father on May 10, 2018. She will most be remembered for her sweet smile and her blessed gift of gab,Ž which gave her the ability to make friends any place and at any time. Rose is a cherished daughter, grandmother, great-grandmother, and dear friend to many; but being a mom to her sons is what brought her the most joy. The love and devotion that she poured into them continues to be felt generations later. Rose is preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Cliatt, and her parents, James Gifford and Mary Mooney, and grandson-in-law Drew MacLean. She is survived by her sons, William (Theresa) Husfelt, and Jim (Camilla) Husfelt, Chaplain Col. Michael (Michele) Husfelt, USAF and Steve Jones. She is also survived by her siblings Jim (Melissa) Gifford, Bill (Beverly) Mooney, Frank (Denise) Mooney, Jeff Mooney, Shirley Gifford, Valerie (Ronald) Spink, brother-in-law Tommy (Paulette) Husfelt and sister-in-law Ruby (Bob) Alcorn. Rose will be dearly missed by her grandchildren; Justin Husfelt, Stephanie (Brent) Owen, Allison MacLean, Anna (Ben) Snell, Eli Husfelt, Emilie (Michael) Crocker, Lydia Husfelt, Mallory (Drew) Nieveen, Britain Husfelt, Christie Jones and by her greatgrandchildren Cole, Hayden, Ruby, Emma Collins, Aubrey, Carter, and William Locke. We would like to thank all of the local healthcare professionals for their years of compassion and care. We will also be forever grateful to Dr. Tim Smith and his wife, Mary Ann, for almost 50 years of support, friendship and excellent healthcare. A private family service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Bay Education Foundation or the Blessings in a Backpack Program in memory of Rose. MARY ROSALIE CLIATT OBITUARIESLuther D. Halley, 64, of Panama City, died Monday, May 7, 2018. Memorialization will be by cremation. To extend condolences, please visit www.heritagefhllc.com. LUTHER D. HALLEYDr. Lester A. Strickland, Jr., 85, of Panama City Beach and Montgomery, Ala., died Saturday, April 28, 2018. Inurnment will be held 10 a.m., Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Evergreen Memorial Gardens with Rev. Dr. Margaret Shepard officiating.To extend condolences, please visit www. heritagefhllc.com. LESTER A. STRICKLAND JR.David Leon Harris Sr., 58, of Southport, died Tuesday, May 8, 2018. A memorial service will be held from 1-3 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at Blue Springs Recreation Area on Blue Springs Rd. in Youngstown. Those wishing to extend condolences may do so at www. heritagefhllc.com. DAVID LEON HARRIS SR. Carol Branning, 81, passed away on May 11, 2018 at her home in Brevard, NC following a brief illness. A memorial service will be held in the auditorium at College Walk at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 14, 2018. Carol will be interred in Panama City, Florida on May 18, 2018. Carol was born to Doyal and Margaret Pinkard on May 6, 1937 in Atlanta, Georgia. Carol graduated from Coral Gables High School in Coral Gables, Florida in 1954, attended Florida State University and ultimately received her Bachelors degree from the University of Central Florida in 1990. Carol grew up with a strong faith and a great sense of adventure. She traveled the world with her husband, Wes, exploring countries and cultures across the globe including Russia and China. Never afraid to try new things or meet new people, Carol was able to form instant connections with everyone she met. She had a strong interest in genealogy and was able to trace her family back to revolutionary times (and even beyond that to Mountain Ash in Wales). Carol was a member of the Mathatasian book club in Brevard, NC with whom she shared her love of literature and good times. As a resident of the College Walk retirement community, Carol embraced all that College Walk had to offer, from being a part of the Senior Games gold medal winning line dancing team to being the Mardi Gras queen. Her life was full and she touched many others with her joy and generosity. Carol was preceded in death by her mother Margaret Pinkard, her father Doyal (Doc) Pinkard and her brother Doyal Pinkard. She is survived by her husband Wes, her daughters Cay Thompson her husband Peter and Lori Hacker and her husband Dave. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Wesley, Stewart, Joseph and Mary Margaret Hacker; Brian Rodriguez and his wife Nicole and son Matthew, Jason Rodriguez, Tiffani Brennan and her husband Sean, and Kari Thompson and her fiance, Colin Barnard. Other surviving family members include nephews Chris and David Pinkard, Michael Branning and Brian Warr; and Niece Debbie Hicks. Carol adored her husband, her girls and her grandchildren and always made an effort to be part of their lives. She loved her family and was an ongoing force providing a foundation of values that her family built upon as they have created their way. The love Carol shared with so many people during her life has now become a foundation for the next generation of those who love her. Her spirit will live on as her loved ones demonstrate her values every day. She is loved. The family is grateful for the support and assistance of CarePartners Hospice and their team of compassionate, caring professionals who helped them through this difficult time. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to CarePartners Foundation (carepartdnersfoundation.org) or the Transylvania County Library Foundation (http://library.transylvaniacounty.org). To leave a condolence for the family of Carol Branning please visit obituariesŽ at www.moore-fh.com. Moore-Blanchard Funerals & Cremations is caring for the family.CAROL BRANNING

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** The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 B5Lawyers say rule could cost hundreds of jobsBy Dara Kam The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE „ A new rule floated by Florida gambling regulators holds a price tag of $50 million a year and could cost hundreds of jobs, according to a lawyer representing several of the states cardroom operators. The regulation in question, proposed late last month by the Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering, would make a number of changes and effectively do away with controversial designated playerŽ card games that have been lucrative for pari-mutuel facilities across the state. The games have played a central role in a legal dispute between the Seminole Tribe and the state, and the proposed rule followed a revamped agreement inked last month by Gov. Rick Scott and the tribe. That agreement is an outgrowth of a 2010 deal in which the tribe promised to pay the state at least $1 billion over five years in exchange for exclusive rights to offer bankedŽ card games, such as blackjack, at most of its Florida casinos. During the legal dispute, Seminole lawyers argued that the way designatedplayer games were played violated the tribes exclusive rights to offer banked games. A federal judge sided with the tribe in the dispute, which led to concerns that tribe payments to the state could end „ though the tribe did not stop making payments. The proposed regulation issued by the Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering would require designated players to compete and compare their cards against each other to determine the winner(s) of each game.Ž It would effectively negate the designated-player games. The new language would ensure that players compete and compare their cards against each other to determine the winner(s) of each game,Ž which would end a current practice that allows gamblers to play against a designated player who acts as the house.Ž John Lockwood, a lawyer who represents numerous pari-mutuels, called the proposal a drastic changeŽ that would have a dramatic impact on gambling operators and workers at the facilities. Lockwood said the change could cost the industry $50 million a year and hundreds of jobs. The divisions draft rule would be completely detrimental to the entire cardroom industry in Florida,Ž Lockwood, told The News Service of Florida in an interview Monday. The revamped agreement announced between Scott and the tribe last month would guarantee until May 2019 the continued flow of Seminole casino cash to the state budget „ at least $300 million. Before the agreement was announced, legislative leaders had held behind-the-scenes talks about possibly calling a special session, ostensibly because of concerns that the Seminole money could dry up. Pointing in part to the agreement, legislative leaders said they would not hold a special session. But the agreement was also a way to head off attempts by lawmakers to expand gambling through steps such as allowing slot machines outside of Broward and Miami-Dade counties, something the Seminoles were trying to clip. Lawmakers had been eager to sidestep a proposed constitutional amendment that will appear on the November ballot and, if approved, will give voters the say-so over thorny gambling issues, now largely controlled by the Legislature. Key Republi-cans also wanted to ensure a continuation of at least $300 million the Seminoles now plunk into state coffers.Under the agreement, the tribe will continue making the payments through the 2019 legislative session. In exchange, the tribe will continue to have exclusive rights to offer games such as blackjack at its casinos and will continue to be the states only slot-machine operator outside of Miami-Dade and Broward. But the flow of the money relies, at least in part, on the decision by U.S. District Judge Robert Hinkle, who sided with the tribe in the dispute with the state. The payments, under the agreement, rely on aggressive enforcement action against continued operation of banked card gamesŽ at pari-mutuel facilities, which have seen revenue from other activities „ such as dog racing „ decline in recent years. Gambling rules take aim at controversial card games

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** B6 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News Herald OBITUARIESBruce L. Blackford, 79, of Panama City Beach, FL, passed away on Friday, May 11, 2018, at a local hospital. He moved to this area 30 years ago from Sebring, FL and was retired from the U. S. Navy. Bruce was a member of the Fleet Reserve, AmVets, VFW and American Legion. Bruce was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Rita Blackford. He is survived by his spouse, Mary J. Blackford; children, Allan Blackford, Kenneth Blackford, Jeff Blackford (Brenda), Michael Blackford (Debra) and Richard Blackford; brother, Donald Blackford; 7 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at 4 p.m. at Kent Forest Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Virgil Tillman officiating. The family will receive friends and visitors from 3 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. just prior to the funeral service. Expressions of sympathy may be submitted or viewed on line at www. kentforestlawn.com. Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home 2403 Harrison Ave. Panama City, FL 32405 850-763-4694 www.kentforestlawn.comBRUCE L. BLACKFORD By Jim Turner The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE „ Floridas hurricanebattered citrus growers, facing their lowest yield in eight decades, continue to see a drop in production with the seasons harvest nearly complete. But with federal disaster relief from Hurricane Irma on the horizon, the industry tried to keep a positive spin on the situation after the release Thursday of a new forecast by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. With everything Florida citrus growers have gone through this year, we consider todays forecast to be relatively stable and not unexpected,Ž Shannon Shepp, executive director of the Florida Department of Citrus, said in a prepared statement. This is an industry choosing to remain optimistic about the future. And part of that optimism comes from the support weve received from policy makers, industry and consumers.Ž The May forecast from the U.S. Department of Agriculture showed a 1 percent decrease from an April outlook in orange and grapefruit output. That means growers are on pace to fill 44.95 million 90-pound boxes of oranges, which is off 34.7 percent from the prior growing season and would be the lowest production of oranges in Florida since the 19421943 season. Mark Hudson, U.S. Department of Agriculture state statistician, said about 89 percent of the Valencia oranges remain on trees. Non-Valencia oranges have already been picked.Meanwhile, the amount of harvested grapefruit, which Hudson said is essentially completed for the season, stands at 3.95 million boxes, nearly half the prior seasons yield of 7.76 million boxes. Grapefruit farming is off 63.5 percent from two seasons ago and stands at a level that hasnt been seen in nearly a century. Growers in 1918-1919 filled 3.5 million boxes with grapefruit, a year later the number hit 5.9 million boxes. By the mid-1990s, the states citrus growers were filling more than 200 million boxes a year of oranges and 50 million boxes a year of grapefruit. Specialty fruits, including tangelos and tangerines, stand at 750,000 boxes for the current season. Citrus industry looks for silver lining in dismal season LOCAL & STATE

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** B8 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News HeraldBethune-Cookman group takes advantage of the schools student-run record labelBy T.S. Jarmusz Gatehouse Media Florida DAYTONA BEACH „ Bethune-Cookman University released a new album May 3 „ its first in 20 years. The universitys HBCU Records, the only student-run record label at Americas more than 100 Historically Black Colleges and Universities, helped produce the album Hold Fast to Dreams.Ž Students from B-CUs Concert Chorale performed all 11 songs on the CD, which features chorale music, a cappella performances and some piano-accompanied songs. The project began as a way to give students firsthand experiences in recording an album, said Pamela Browne, executive director of B-CUs Mike Curb Music Business, Entertainment & Sports Institute. B-CU kicked off the albums release with a reception in its Wilson Rotunda. The last time B-CU released an album, some of its students werent even born, so the opportunity was a oncein-a-lifetime experience. When they first told us that we were going to be doing an album, it was exciting. As a music and recording technology major ƒ this was my dream come true,Ž senior Marcus Anderson said. Before, during and afterwards, it was just an overwhelming feeling of I cant wait until Im able to hear this album.Ž Besides lending their voices, students at HBCU Records helped produce the album. The studentrun record label, founded in 2016, lets students learn about different aspects in the music industry, including finding and developing artists, songwriting, recording, producing, booking, marketing and promotions, Browne said. As a first tenor section leader, Anderson was a feature soloist on the album. He also pulled double duty as an assistant engineer. I was really all over the place, running back and forth, helping out with the technical side, the singing side, the recording side and everything,Ž Anderson said. Junior Jerry Williams helped with recording setup on the album. The work involved many long days, but Williams said he thought the final product was phenomenal.Ž Before an album is ready for release, it has to be mixed and mastered. Mixing requires listening and sorting through the sometimes hundreds of takes of each song and then narrowing it down to the best versions. Once those versions are chosen, the album has to be mastered, which is where sound levels are fine-tuned to give the music a signature sound, Browne said. B-CU staff and veteran music producer Darryl Tookes put on the albums finishing touches. Tookes has been in the music business for 40 years and has cut albums for everyone from Aretha Franklin to Michael Jackson. But from the looks of it, the students impressed Tookes as much as the celebrities hes worked with. Before addressing a small crowd at the reception, Tookes paused, regarded students with a warm, extended gaze, and gestured for a round of applause. Its almost impossible to take your music from your soul and to develop it and to share it and to find ways to even market it,Ž Tookes said. My job will not be over with the project until the world hears it.Ž Students at Florida university release rst album in 20 years Concert Chorale Director Terrance Lane talks to people gathered at a reception for the Bethune-Cookman University Concert Chorales new CD, Hold Fast to Dreams,Ž May 3 in the Rotunda of their College of Liberal Arts in Daytona Beach, Fla. [JIM TILLER/GATEHOUSE MEDIA FLORIDA] By Jim Turner The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE „ With more than $300,000 in contributions in April, attorney-general candidate Ashley Moody wants everyone to know shes outpacing her Republican opponents in raising money for their August primary battle. Judge Ashley Moody continues to outraise and outperform her Republican primary opponents with each and every campaign finance reporting period,Ž Moody campaign manager Nick Catroppo said in a prepared statement Friday. The former Hillsborough County judge brought in about $325,000 in April for her campaign account and the political committee Friends of Ashley Moody, positioning her to begin May with $1.7 million on hand, according to newly posted numbers on the state Division of Elections website. That total remains behind the $2.09 million available to GOP primary opponent Frank White, a state House member from Pensacola who has put more than $1.5 million of his own money into the campaign. White received $161,747 in contributions in April for his campaign account and the political committee known as United Conservatives. That included $71,700 from auto dealers, $46,250 from developers and $14,100 from contributors tied to the energy industry. The auto money included $50,000 from Sansing Holdings, where White serves as general counsel and chief financial officer for the chain of Sandy Sansing auto dealerships. Whites also received $31,000 from D.A.B. Constructors of Inglis and $10,000 from Gulf Power, the largest electricity provider in Northwest Florida. Meanwhile, fellow Republican candidate Jay Fant, a state House member from Jackson-ville, posted $18,065 for the month through his campaign account and the political committee called Pledge This Day. Fant, whose contributions included a $9,000 check from Jacksonville investor Robert Cook and $4,500 from lawyers and law firms, ended April with $838,929 on hand. During the early stages of the campaign, Fant has aggressively targeted Moody, trying to portray her as a liberal and as having the backing of trial lawyers. But while Fant has put $750,000 of his own money into the race, Moody has drawn more contributions. Moodys April contributions included $107,077 from development, construction and real estate fields, $43,150 from the financialservices industry and $33,050 from lawyers. Another $50,000 came from political organizations, including $25,000 from the Treasure Coast Alliance, a political committee led by outgoing Senate President Joe Negron, R-Stuart. Moody also received $1,000 from Friends of Dana Young, the political committee of Sen. Dana Young, R-Tampa, and $10,000 from the Florida Prosperity Fund, which is tied to the business advocacy group Associated Industries of Florida. Moody, who has the backing of outgoing Attorney General Pam Bondi, also has continued to take advantage of in-kind support from the Republican Party of Florida. In April, Moody drew $104,729 in in-kind consulting, staffing and research from the state party, which has now provided her with $233,915 in in-kind assistance. On the Democratic side of the race for attorney general, state Rep. Sean Shaw of Tampa posted $131,551 in contributions in April to his campaign and the political committee Sean Shaw for Florida, of which $62,150 was from the legal field. Shaws political committee received $10,000 from TECO Energy, Inc., $10,000 from the Tampa-based law firm Swope, Rodante and $10,000 from the West Palm Beach-based firm Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath. Shaw started May with about $316,000 on hand in the two accounts. Ryan Torrens, an attorney from Hillsborough County who has been running on the Democratic side since May 2017, picked up $5,328 in April. Torrens, who had raised a total of $100,419, had burned through all but $4,343. Moody tops money chase in AG raceStaff report U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz has won an early battle to secure funding for the nations military test ranges, including the Gulf Test Range that extends off the coast of Northwest Florida. The final House Armed Services Committee markup of the National Defense Authorization Act, completed Thursday, included a $41.9 million increase for the military test ranges, a news release from Gaetzs office said. The Gulf Test Range provides approximately 120,000 square miles of overwater airspace spanning the coast of Floridas First Congressional District,Ž the news release said. It is used for high altitude, supersonic air combat training, as well as airto-air missile testing, drone targeting, hypersonic weapons testing, and space launches. Additionally, the Air Force Special Operations Command, the 96th Test Wing, the 33rd Fighter Wing, and others all train on the Gulf Test Range. The FY2019 NDAA passage in the House Armed Services Committee is a tremendous victory for Floridas First Congressional District. We have continued our effort to enhance military test ranges, including the Gulf Test Range,Ž Gaetz said in the release. Gaetz, R-Fort Walton Beach, also applauded the inclusion of numerous other provisions in the markup that could, if retained as the bill passes through Congress, benefit Northwest Florida. Those provisions include: € $10 million for refurbishing the North Field Air Traffic Control Tower at Whiting Field € $60 million for F-35A spare parts € $41.9 million for Test Range modernization € $34.8 million for F-35A Integrated Training Center Academics Building at Eglin Air Force Base € $28 million for F-35A Student Dormitory II Gaetz spokesman Kavontae Smalls said the markup passed Thursday as a final draftŽ that indicates the Armed Services Committee has approved final funding levels for the bill it will vote on and, upon passage, push forward for the full U.S. House to consider. It still has to be voted on by the whole House, and amendments might be offered at that time, and the bill might be changed more beforehand, and then the Senate has to vote on their version of the bill, and then the two versions have to be reconciled in whats called a conference report,Ž Smalls said in an email. So theres still quite a ways to go before we know for certain that the funding is secure.Ž Gaetz called the markup approval a good, bi-partisan first step. I look forward to the House passing this bill, and continuing to rebuild our great military,Ž he said. Gaetz amendment would enhance spending for Gulf Test RangeGaetz The Gulf Test Range provides approximately 120,000 square miles of overwater airspace spanning the coast of Floridas First Congressional District.Ž

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** The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 B9By Melissa Nelson Gabriel The Pensacola News Journal PENSACOLA „ A National Park Service team of historic preservation experts has turned its attention to Battery San Antonio at Pensacola Naval Air Station. The Maryland-based team transitioned to the project earlier this week after doing major repairs at Fort Pickens on Gulf Islands National Seashore. The more than 230-year-old, Spanish-built Battery San Antonio presents unique challenges for the preservationists because of its age. This is the oldest part of the fort system in this area. It is actually listed as a historic landmark, the highest rating there is,Ž said Eric Hutchinson, a masonry expert who will be working on the batterys walls for the next several weeks. The team is repairing cracks in the stucco walls, which form the forts perimeter. Preservationist Elizabeth Price carefully applied layers of stucco to a crack in a wall last month. She used a trowel to gently place the specially blended stucco in a long section of wall underneath a drain. Hutchinson said the areas underneath the drains frequently crack because of the water that runs down the wall. The team is adding metal extensions to the drains to help move the water away from the forts walls. The original drains would have been terracotta. Those drains cracked and broke over time and PVC pipe was placed inside the drains decades ago to help move water away from the fort. Metal drain extensions should solve the problem, Hutchinson said. Sometimes you have to resolve an issue using modern materials because it is the best solution and helps prevent further deterioration,Ž he said. The team plans to repair about 20 large cracks in the forts walls. Preservationist Curtis Ward worked inside the fort last month. Ward pressure washed mold and moss from the walls and applied a biological agent to help keep plants from growing into the walls. Ward, who did similar work at Fort Pickens, said Battery San Antonio actually appears to be in better shape, even though it was built about a half century earlier. The battery at Pensacola Naval Air Station appears to have been better maintained through the years, he said. This fort is interesting because it has that Spanish mission feel. Also, its older and was built by the Spanish. That history makes it interesting to me,Ž Ward said as he prepared to power wash a section of the interior wall. Hutchinson said he was surprised by some of the decorative flourishes that the Spanish added to the fort. There is ornate scroll work over some of the doors and parts of the upper stucco walls were scored to make them appear as if they were made of brick. Especially impressive „ the brick tunnels that connect sections of the old Spanish battery with Fort Barrancas. The vaulted tunnels are an amazing example of precision masonry,Ž he said. Hutchinson, Ward and the other preservationists are based at the National Park Services Historic Preservation Training Center in Frederick, Maryland. The team traverses the country to repair historically significant park service sites. According to information provided by the park service, Battery San Antonio dates to the British colonial era. Bernardo de Galvez stormed the British Royal Navy redoubt in 1781 and the Spanish began building Battery San Antonio at the site. Completed in 1797, it is the third oldest standing fortification in Florida and among the oldest in the United States. Experts repair parts of historic battery in Pensacola

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** B10 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News Herald ON THE WATERBy Melissa Nelson Gabriel Pensacola News Journal PENSACOLA „ A Pensacola nonprofit hopes to make it easier for area divers to sell lionfish to out-of-state buyers. Members of the environmental group Coast Watch Alliance told Escambia Countys Marine Advisory Council last month that they are working with the Congressional Sportsmens Caucus to change some regulations governing the sale of invasive lionfish. This would make it easier for us to move lionfish up market. The demand is very high in places like Delaware,Ž said Brian Asher, director of the Pensacola-based alliance. Asher said he has spoken with politicians in Delaware about creating a reciprocal agreement between the two states that would allow divers who harvest lionfish in Florida to sell directly to restaurants and fish markets in Delaware. Because the colorful fish with a lion-like manes of feathery fins are a nonnative and invasive species, regulators should ease restrictions on spear fishermen working to remove them from the northern Gulf, Asher argues. The price per pound (of lionfish meat) is significantly higher on the East Coast,Ž said Asher, who said he can sell his catch for about $5.25 per pound in Pensacola and for up to $10 in other states. Even with the added cost of transportation, divers would still come out ahead by selling directly to out-of-state buyers, he said. Kali Spurgin, lionfish outreach coordinator for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, said Florida divers who harvest lionfish are currently required to obtain a saltwater products license from the state. To sell their catch out-of-state, they must go through a dealer who has a Florida Seafood Wholesalers license. If someone in California wants to buy fish from Florida, the must first purchase a Florida (Seafood) Wholesalers license,Ž she said. By cutting out the wholesaler, divers would get a larger share of the profits and have more of an incentive to harvest as many of the invasive fish as possible, Asher said. But Spurgin said demand for the fish is less of an issue than the expensive and labor-intensive method of harvesting them. We get emails from different restaurants in California and New York and other random places asking where they can get lionfish. The reality is that we dont have enough divers bringing them out of the water. We have a lot of restaurants in Florida that cannot keep up with the demand,Ž she said. Many lionfish live in waters that are too deep for spear fishermen to access, said Spurgin, who added that a solution could eventually come from promising research involving traps or robots. Lionfish, which have 18 venomous spines along their backs and sides, are native to the waters of the Indo-Pacific region and began to flourish off Florida in the 1980s when aquarium collectors released some of the fish in the area. Each female lionfish spawns millions of eggs a year and the species has no known natural predators in the northern Gulf. Lionfish eat native fish including grouper and snapper. Coast Watch Alliance, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Gulf Coast Lionfish, Florida Sea Grant and numerous other organizations are working together to promote awareness about the lionfish issue through a Lionfish Removal and Awareness event at the Flora-Bama Yacht Club on Perdido Key on May 19-20. The festival and lionfish tournament will include demonstrations about how to avoid the venomous spines to fillet the fish and how to best prepare lionfish. Divers hope to remove thousands of pounds of lionfish during the event. Group seeks eased limits on selling lion sh out of stateBy Jenny Staletovich The Miami Herald LOOE KEY „ A mysterious disease hammering Floridas dwindling reefs was found for the first time this week in the Lower Keys, alarming scientists whove used epoxy adhesive bandages, amputated sick coral and even set up underwater fire breaksŽ in a four-year battle to contain the outbreak. Florida Keys Community College researchers working with state and federal investigators discovered the infected coral during a routine dive to collect samples, said Mote Marine Laboratory biologist Erinn Muller. The discovery off Looe Key, south of Big Pine in part of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, puts in jeopardy the southern end of the worlds third-largest barrier reef „ a scuba-diving destination renowned for its biological diversity. Its also more bad news for a reef that has lost half its coral over the last two centuries, already is suffering impacts from climate change and has emerged from a three-year bleaching event. It is just heartbreaking for us because its such an iconic reef,Ž Muller said. I cant sleep at night because I think about it and what else can we do.Ž The disease, which now stands as the longest and largest infection for coral anywhere, jumped a gap in the 360-mile long reef tract at the Seven Mile Bridge, a point scientists had hoped would provide a natural obstacle. It first appeared off Virginia Key in 2014 and began spreading north, south and west. But until November 2017, it appeared to stop at the east end of the famous Keys bridge, Muller said. Scientists believe the disease is likely caused by a bacterial infection carried by currents, but little else is known. The Florida Current, which flows around the Florida Straits north into the Gulf Stream, likely carried it to Martin County, with smaller eddies spreading it south and west, Muller said. When coral began falling sick near Virginia Key, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers was in the midst of dredging Government Cut. Miami-Dade County also has a massive sewage outfall pipe nearby. Its not clear whether either triggered the disease, or contributed to the spread on already stressed coral that also endured back-to-back warm summers beginning in 2014. We have this one unique event and nobody was there figuring all these things out as it was happening,Ž she said. Well do our best to go back and recover information, but as of right now Im not convinced well ever know.Ž A large team of researchers led by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection with help from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, universities and nonprofits including Mote have set up a joint investigation. They have so far been unable to identify the bacteria causing the disease because theyve been unable to grow cultures. Coral, like people, collect countless bacteria „ some good and some bad. To identify the bad, researchers need to grow the suspected pathogens and apply it to healthy coral in a lab. Scientists also suspect currents are spreading the disease, but Muller said it has sometimes moved in unexpected ways. It definitely has hot places,Ž she said. You have certain reefs getting infected but then it seems to hop over a reef and show up in a different area than where we expect.Ž Theyre also working to identify vulnerable coral and find ways to treat or at least contain the damage. Brain and large boulder coral, the tracts biggest reef builders, appear to be more susceptible, but scientists arent sure why, Muller said. Theyve tried a number of ways in lab experiments to treat it „ cutting out sick coral, applying chlorinelaced epoxy as an adhesive bandage to create an antisep-tic barrier and carving out fire breaks around reefs. Theyre also experimenting with a paste laced with antibiotics, trying to find a balance that will treat the coral but not contaminate reefs that already struggle with antibiotics from sewage outfall. But coral continue to die at an alarming rate. Some species are becoming extinct within certain regions,Ž Muller said. Were having basically local extinctions.Ž Mystery disease spreads, threatens reefs in Florida KeysBy Joel Achenbach The Washington Post Professor Matthew Fisher went deep into the gloomy rain forest of French Guiana to catch poison dart frogs on behalf of science. It was slippery, soggy, vaguely reptilian work. Fisher, whose work uniform was a pair of shorts, discovered that the best way to capture a frog was by slithering. Youve got to pretend youre a snake,Ž explains the epidemiologist from Imperial College London. He would silently creep to within an arms length of his target and then lunge forward purposefully: Youve just got to clap both of your hands around it and hold on tight.Ž The frogs were critical elements of a 10-year global investigation by 38 research institutions of a pathogenic fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd), that is decimating amphibian populations around the world. The fungus, called a chytrid, causes an often-fatal skin disease, chytridiomycosis. Fisher and his colleagues cultured samples of the fungus, ran genetic tests and sought to understand when and where the pathogen emerged and how it spread around the planet. Their results, published Thursday in the journal Science, indicate that the Bd fungus pandemic did not begin 23,000 years ago, as one earlier hypothesis suggested, but rather sometime in the 1900s. Global trade and the marketing of exotic pets likely propelled it. The genetic signals point to a common ancestor in East Asia, possibly on the Korean Peninsula. Fisher said the surge in activity in East Asia during World War II and the Korean War, and the increased movement of people and cargo, could have played a role in distributing fungusinfected frogs and toads to other parts of the world. When you globalize trade, you globalize unexpected secondary consequences of trade,Ž Fisher says. Karen Lips, a University of Maryland biologist who has documented declines in amphibian populations in Central America, said the report shows that the chytrid fungi are more widespread and diversified than previously known. Such fungi are an invasive species and have a devastating impact on biodiversity, yet they dont get the kind of attention given to more charismatic alien species such as Burmese pythons, brown tree snakes, Northern snakeheads, feral hogs and rabbits. Exotic pet trade linked to invasive fungus thats killing frogs globallyLion“ sh are invasive species, and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission has aggressively looked for ways to incentivize their catch and removal. [NEWS HERALD FILE PHOTO] The American bullfrog was introduced into Taiwan from the United States via Japan. [DIRK SCHMELLER]

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** The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 B11By Ben Guarino The News Herald Marine scientists are bracing for the loss of the world-class research vessel Marcus G. Langseth. The National Science Foundation plans to sell the 235-foot ship in 2020, according to a Dear Col-leagueŽ letter published on the agencys website last month. Without a vessel to replace the Langseth, ocean seismologists fear their field will suffer. Were not trying to save the Langseth at all costs,Ž said James Austin, a geoscientist at the University of Texas, Austin. Were trying to save deep-ocean crustal imaging.Ž Deep-ocean crustal imaging is where the Langseth excels. It is no ordinary ship. Its sophisticated array of pneumatic guns generates a blast that bounces off the Earths crust and penetrates dozens of miles into the planet. Unspooled behind the ship, miles of cables strung with microphones capture the blasts reflection. This sonic bounce creates maps of midocean-ridge magma chambers and tectonic plate edges, features that are otherwise difficult, if not impossible, to survey. There really arent any comparable vessels that are available to academic scientists,Ž said geophysicist Douglas Wiens, a professor at Washington University in St. Louis and chair of the Iris Consortium, a network of 100-plus universities that collect seismological data. This ship has propelled huge scientific advancesŽ in marine seismology, he said. Marine imaging, for instance, helps scientists identify where underwater earthquakes could occur. Recent research conducted on the Langseth found a fault near the Alaskan coast similar to the fault responsible for the 2011 tsunami that devastated Japan and other areas across the Pacific. In 2004, the NSF purchased and transformedthe ship from a contractor for the drilling industry, which uses ships like the Langseth to locate oil and other natural resources. The academic community had grand ambitions for the ship, said Sean Higgins, director of marine operations at Columbia Universitys Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, which runs the Langseth on behalf of the NSF. The ship, which accommodates 55 or so people, can make observations as varied as the salt content in seawater and the detection of nearby marine mammals. Researchers do not fire the ships air guns when whales or dolphins are close, Austin said, to avoid harming the animals. The ship generates 3-D views into the Earths crust, peering deeper than the Langseths retired predecessor, the Maurice Ewing. The Langseth has buoyed the careers of scientists who never set foot aboard it. The marine science community shares sea-floor data collected by the Langseth, similar to the way astronomers over the world can access images from NASAs Hubble Space Telescope. But financial problems plagued the Langseth from the start. Its planned $4.4 million refit in Canada ran over budget by $600,000. An agreement between the NSF and the international Integrated Ocean Drilling Program to support the ship fell through during the 2008 recession, Higgins said, leaving the NSF holding the check. Rising fuel prices drove up the cost of research excursions. The ship remains docked more often than not. The Langseth sails only about 150 days a year. And an operational day at sea costs $70,000, give or take, Austin said. Despite the high price tag, the Langseth has traveled from the Arctic to the Pacific to the Atlantic over the past decade. It recently weathered 30-foot swells south of New Zealand. But a 200-page document may have sealed its fate. In 2015, the National Research Council published an influential report called Sea Change: 20152025,Ž a map of the next decade of marine science. This report was a game changer,Ž Higgins said. The council recommended the immediate lay-up of the R/V LangsethŽ to shift resources elsewhere. The NSF concluded that it could pay about $10 million of the Langseths $13 million annual operational costs. In the three years since the report, the NSF has held workshops and invited scientists to propose solutions for the $3 million divide. From these workshops, Scientists warn against losing a crucial research ship See SHIP, B13

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Postgame (N) After Midnight With the Rays From May 13, 2018. SYFY 70 52 122 244 (5:15) ‰‰‚ Tomorrowland ‰‰‰ The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (13) Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage. ‰‰‚ Robin Hood (10) Russell Crowe. TBS 31 15 139 247 Big BangBig BangBig BangBig BangJokers WildDrop the MicJokers WildDrop the MicFinal Space ‰‰‰ Knocked Up (07) Seth Rogen. TCM 25 70 132 256 ‰‰‰‚ Mildred Pierce (45) Joan Crawford, Jack Carson. ‰‰‰ Stella Dallas (37) Barbara Stanwyck, John Boles. ‰‰‚ Mickey (18) Mabel Normand, George Nichols. TLC 37 40 183 280 Long Lost Family (N) This Is Life Live Seven-year-old girl receives prosthetic. (L)(:02) Long Lost Family (:02) This Is Life Live Seven-year-old girl receives prosthetic. TNT 29 54 138 245 ‰‰‰‚ American Sniper (14) Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Jake McDorman. ‰‰‰ Live Free or Die Hard (07) Bruce Willis. Americas computers fall under attack. 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** The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 B13By Ben Guarino The Washington Post The bigger a female fish grows, the more eggs she lays disproportionately so. Thats the conclusion driven home in a report published Thursday in the journal Science. Biologists at Monash University in Australia and the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Panama gathered egg data from 342 fish species across the worlds oceans. At the extreme end, the vermilion snapper, Rhomboplites aurorubens, had a 400-fold difference in eggs between the littlest and biggest mama fish. A small female snapper lays around 4,000 eggs. A whopper of a vermilion snapper can deposit eggs by the million, study authors Diego Barneche and Dustin Marshall, colleagues at Monash University, told The Washington Post. This research wont come as a surprise to any field biologists who work with fish. Mark Wuenschel, who works at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administrations Northeast Fisheries Science Center and was not a part of this study, said the size effect was so well known it has an acronym among research-ers: BOFFFF, for Big Old Fat Fecund Female Fish. But this work is valuable because a BOFFFFs importance is often tough to assess, Wuenschel said because these fish are fished out of the population. In 2017, another team of scientists showed that the fishing industry catches the oldest fish at rates higher than the rest of the population. You dont even need to be overfishing to get those big old fish to go down,Ž said Trevor Branch, a University of Washington professor and an author of the 2017 report, who was not involved with the new study. The authors of the new research say it contains an important message for the fishing industry. Most classic fisheries models dont account for the massively disproportionate contribution that larger fish make, yet these are the first individuals to disappear under even a moderate fishing pressure,Ž Barneche and Marshall wrote in a joint email. So, fisheries scientists, despite the best of intentions, have been using models that inadvertently recommend overharvesting.Ž Barneche, Marshall and their colleagues used the example of cod, a commercially important fish. Picture a large Atlantic codfish: Her scales glisten and her chin whiskers are long. Her 30-kilogram body (66 pounds) is swollen with eggs. Nearby is a school of her little sisters and cousins. They are pregnant, too. But they are smaller, just 2 kilograms each. When the big fish spawns, her eggs will outnumber the eggs deposited by 28 small fish, the authors of the new study calculated. Put another way, it takes more than 123 pounds of small cod to lay the same number of eggs spawned by one 66-pound fish. Its simple physics,Ž said the University of British Columbias Tony Pitcher, a fisheries scientist not involved with this study. The longer a fish is, the greater the volume of her ovaries (proportional to her length). Bigger ovaries mean more eggs. Thats been very well known for more than a century, Pitcher said. Less well known, he said, was the corresponding increase in egg quality. Older females do not simply lay more eggs. Their eggs are richer in fat and bigger in size. Based on the total energy contentŽ of fish eggs the number, volume and nutrients a 66-pound mother of cod is equal to even more fish. Not 28, but 37 little cod, per the new study. All else being equal, more and better eggs means more fish,Ž Marshall said. If an animals limb or organ grows out of proportion with the rest of its body, scientists call that allometry. These fish eggs are an extreme example, or hyperallometry.Ž Fish biologists have been advocating for this idea for a long time,Ž Barneche and Marshal said in their email, but our contribution was to show that hyperallometry is the rule, not the exception.Ž Wuenschel, who noted he is more involved with fish biology than managing fisheries, said maternal effects as described in the paper have generally been ignored in the past.Ž But, as data accumulates, fisheries managers take note. Many recreational species are managed with slot limits,Ž he said, meaning fish that are either too small or too large must be released. Some fisheries have started to use egg output as a metric instead of weight, Branch said, particularly on the U.S. West Coast. Because fish in marine-protected areas tend to let fish grow larger, the study authors said that regions of the sea inaccessible to fishing boats could be even more important than predicted. To Pitcher, the message to fishers was clear: Dont overfish large old females.Ž Were shing exactly the wrong sh, scientists warnA vermilion snapper has a 400-fold difference in eggs between the littlest and biggest mama “ sh. A small female snapper lays around 4,000 eggs. A whopper of a vermilion snapper can deposit eggs by the million. [NEWS HERALD FILE PHOTO] the conclusion was that the Langseth was still the best optionŽ for academic seismology, Higgins said. One suggestion was to lease the ship to offshore companies. But because the Langseths cruises often take it to areas rich in scientific interest and poor in natural resources, it would not be a good fit for industry demands. William Easterling, the NSFs geosciences assistant director, announced to the scientific community in an April 10 letter that the Langseth is no longer sustainable. The science agency will divest itself of the ship in mid-2020 and will no longer accept research proposals that involve the Langseth. Austin said he could not fathom why the NSF was unwilling to pay more than $10 million for seismic imaging but has pledged, to the International Ocean Discovery Program, six times as much money for deepsea scientific drilling. Without imaging, its really irresponsible to drill holes in the ocean,Ž he said, likening the scenario to turning on a Teslas autopilot while shutting off the cars radar and GPS. Normally, in cases like these, scientists would seek the support of the White Houses science adviser. Except the Trump administration has not yet filled this role. So expect more letters, Austin said. Were going to battle.Ž SHIPFrom Page B11

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** The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 C1 SPORTS NBA | C5 DANTONIS SYSTEMRockets coach Mike D'Antoni needs to validate his innovations with a title. Golden State vs. Houston starts Monday. By Dustin Kent 747-5065 | @PCNHDustinKent dkent@pcnh.com PANAMA CITY BEACH „ On Christmas Eve 2017, while most people were at home celebrating the holiday with their families, Steve Jackson was in a hospital undergoing a surgery that resulted in seven screws and a plate being put in to repair a fractured collar bone suffered while biking. Just over four months later, he was back on his bike and back in the winners circle. Jackson, a 31-year-old engineer from Jupiter, took first place in Saturdays 36th IRONMAN 70.3 Gulf Coast Triathlon at Edgewater Beach Resort. He finished with a time of 4:03:46. Jackson said he was happy with his time, particularly given that it was his first race since the injury. Jackson, Morales lead IRONMAN Gulf CoastRosa Laura Saggese Elbooz and Juan Felipe Rivera Carreno cross the “ nish line at the IRONMAN 70.3 on Saturday. [PHOTOS BY JOSHUA BOUCHER/THE NEWS HERALD] A swimmer emerges from the Gulf of Mexico during the IRONMAN 70.3 on Saturday. See IRONMAN, C6 By Doug Ferguson The Associated Press PONTE VEDRA BEACH „ Webb Simpson didnt back off at The Players Championship with another shot he wasnt planning to make, atonement on the island-green 17th and a 4-under 68 that stretched his lead to a record seven shots Saturday. He started out with an 8-foot birdie putt on the opening hole. His shot from the back bunker to a front pin on the par-5 11th raced across the green and into the cup for an unlikely eagle. And that island on the par-3 17th was no problem at all. A day after making double bogey to ruin his bid to break the course record, Simpson rapped in a 3-foot birdie putt. It added to a 19-under 197, tying the 54-hole record set by Greg Norman on a soft course in March. And the 32-year-old Simpson has history on his side. No one has ever lost a seven-shot lead in the final round in PGA Tour history.Tiger Woods had his best round on the Stadium Course, playing the final six holes in 1 over for a 65. Jordan Spieth made two bogeys in his round of 65 as both charged up the leaderboard in the morning with big crowds and loud cheers. That got them into the top 10, but they made up only three shots on Simpson. They still were 11 shots behind. Danny Lee was leading the B-Flight with a bogeyfree round, but only two birdies on the par 5s on the back nine. He shot a 70 and will be in the final group. Dustin Johnson at least improved his chances of staying for No. 1 with four birdies over his final 10 holes for a 69. He was in third place, nine shots behind and figured all he could do Sunday was go as low as he could and see where it led. Johnson is among six players to lose a six-shot lead in the final round, last fall in Shanghai. And with danger lurking at every corner on the Pete Dyedesigned Stadium Course, that would suggest that the crystal and largest paycheck in golf „ just shy of $2 million „ doesnt belong to Simpson just yet. He just hasnt shown any signs of cracking. His only two bogeys came on the toughest par-3 at Sawgrass (No. 8), and a three-putt from 40 feet on the 14th, the toughest hole in the third round. He finished the day with a par putt from 18 feet. A trio of PGA champions „ Jason Dufner (66), Jimmy Walker (70) and Jason Day (71) were at 9-under 207, along with Xander Schauffele (71). Lee was at 204, a score that would have led The Players in all but three of the years since it moved to May in 2007. Simpson stretches his Players lead to 7By Kyle Hightower The Associated Press BOSTON „ The jerseys and venues will be the same, but so much has changed since the last time Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics met in the Eastern Conference finals. Kyrie Irving was dealt to Boston in a blockbuster offseason deal for Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder. But following a roster upheaval in February the Cavs were left with only five players from last years team that rolled past the Celtics 4-1 to earn a place in the NBA Finals. Irving will watch this years rematch from the sideline after a pair of knee surgeries late in the regular season denied him an opportunity to play this postseason. It was the capstone of an injury-plagued year in Boston that also saw the seasons of Gordon Hayward and rookie Daniel Theis truncated. The one constant has been Clevelands LeBron James, who at age 33 has again found another gear in the playoffs despite the different pieces surrounding him. His 34.3 scoring average in these playoffs is his highest since the 2009 postseason. James can become the sixth player in league history to play in at least eight consecutive NBA Finals. The five others who have done so all played with the Celtics, led by Hall of Famer Bill Russells run of 10 straight appearances. James hasnt yet had a chance to reflect on his own run but says he isnt taking anything for granted at this point in his career. You dream about being able to play in big games in the NBA and even when I got to the NBA that was one of my only goals to be as great as I can be, to play in big games in the NBA and be remembered and I think Ive done that in my career,Ž he said. Just trying to add onto it while I can.Ž Cavaliers, Celtics ready for rematch at Eastern nalsCleveland Cavaliers LeBron James (23) drives against Boston Celtics Marcus Morris (13) during the third quarter on Feb. 11 in Boston. [ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE PHOTO] You dream about being able to play in big games in the NBA and even when I got to the NBA that was one of my only goals to be as great as I can be, to play in big games in the NBA and be remembered and I think Ive done that in my career.ŽLeBron James See REMATCH, C2 See PLAYERS, C2

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** If you take Webb out of the equation, the golf course is playing about like it always does,Ž Johnson said. Hes the only one thats going really low.Ž For one morning, Woods created the biggest buzz of the week. He ran off four birdies in five holes at the start of his round, made the turn in 30 and then added a two-putt birdie at No. 11 and a pitch to 8 feet on the short 12th. He was in range of the course record that eluded Simpson on Saturday. Woods didnt do anything spectacularly wrong the rest of the way, he just didnt convert and dropped his lone shot on the 14th with a drive into thick rough that kept him from reaching the green. Eventually I was going to put all the pieces together and today, for the most part, I did that,Ž Woods said. It was his lowest round on the PGA Tour since a 65 in the second round of the Wyndham Championship at the end of the 2015 regular season. That was a month before he was sidelined with three more back surgeries. He played only one PGA Tour event since then until returning this year. Walking to the 10th tee, Spieth smiled and said it was good to see putts go in, and he was just getting warmed up. He birdied half of his holes „ six of them on the back nine, including the last three holes „ for 65. Woods and Spieth both made the cut on the number and will be paired in the final round Sunday. But this is Simpsons show until further notice. Normans record score of 264 is in play for the final round, and this could require a Sunday charge by someone and plenty of help from Simpson for the outcome to change. EUROPEAN TOUR: Mike Lorenzo-Vera of France hit a stunning 8-underpar 63 to take a two-shot lead into the “ nal round of the Sicilian Open. Lorenzo-Vera “ red an impressive 64 in high winds on Friday and he went one better, hitting eight birdies „ including three in a row „ to reach 15 under and put himself in pole position for a “ rst European Tour title. If I bring the good game, I can win for sure,Ž LorenzoVera said. If someone just doesnt go crazy and shoot 10 under ... if its good weather, Ill have a really good chance.Ž Countryman Julien Guerrier, who led overnight with Lucas Bjerregaard of Denmark, signed for a 67 to slip two shots behind along with Joakim Lagergren of Sweden, who also carded a 63. Bjerregaard was one shot further back after starting his third round at Verdura Golf Club with a double bogey but “ ghting back to produce a 68. C2 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News HeraldWebb Simpson celebrates an eagle shot on the 11th hole during the third round of The Players Championship Saturday, in Ponte Vedra Beach. [JOHN RAOUX/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS] The series starts Sunday in Boston. This is the eighth playoff matchup between the teams overall, with the Celtics leading 4-3. The Celtics are seeking their first trip to the NBA Finals since 2010, when they got past James and the Cavs in the East semifinals. Since Irvings injury, Celtics coach Brad Stevens has relied heavily on veteran Al Horford and a youthful corps that includes 24-year-olds Terry Rozier and Marcus Smart, 21-year-old Jaylen Brown and 20-year-old rookie Jayson Tatum. Horford is averaging career playoff-high 17 points per game, while carrying the leadership torch. Rozier has flourished in a starting role since Irving was sidelined in midMarch. Its carried over into the postseason where he is averaging 18.2 points per game. And Tatum is coming of a series against Philadelphia that saw him average 23.6 points per game „ the second-highest by a Celtics rookie in franchise history. I feel like we more together (than last year),Ž Rozier said. Obviously guys been going down all year and its like you never know whos going to down. But we found a way, we pulled together.Ž As for Roziers prediction for the series? Stay tuned,Ž he said. Some other things of note in the Eastern Conference finals: Buckeye roots Like James, Rozier first bounced a ball in Northeast Ohio. Rozier is from Shaker Heights, Ohio, a suburb on Clevelands east side. Hes been on James hoops radar since he was a high school freshman. And while Rozier has been a breakout star in these playoffs to NBA fans, James knew he would eventually shine. He was a confident kid then when I watched him at Shaker. And hes a confident player now, so Im not surprised,Ž James said. Hes gotten better and better. It was a steal when they drafted him out of Louisville, and hes just showcasing his abilities. ... So, everybody is going crazy over what hes doing but Im not. Hes a local guy.Ž (TD) Garden partyBoston has become a preferred spring destination for James. After a 2-9 start to his playoff career in New England, James has won his six straight postseason games on the road against the Celtics, a streak that began with his epic 45-point, 15-rebound performance in Game 6 for Miami in the 2012 con-ference finals. In those six wins, James averaged 34.3 points, 9.5 rebounds and 6.5 assists. James has averaged 30.5 points, 8.8 rebounds and 6.1 assists while going 8-9 on Boston parquets hardwood. Celtic pride Indiana pushed Cleveland to seven games in the opening round. The Pacers were physical, resilient and confident. The Cavs feel the young Celtics might be a greater challenge. Boston is better than Indiana,Ž Cavs forward Kyle Korver said. With as much respect as we have for Indiana, obviously, they took us to seven, I think defensively Boston is elite. Theyre really good. Theyre always in the right spot. They have a great game plan.Ž PLAYERSFrom Page C1 REMATCHFrom Page C1 The 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. 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 handicap 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 850747-9130 netheromd@ knology.net School House Run The 8K School House Run will be held at Conservation Park in Panama City Beach at 8 a.m. on May 28. Pre-registration is $30 with registration starting 6:30 a.m. race day with a $40 entry. Proceeds will go to help fund a water well for a school in Watoto, Uganda, Africa. Register on line at active. com, or run signup. com. Contact: Steve Beck 850-896-7333 or becksl1@mac.com Rutherford summer basketball campRutherford Boys Basketball will hold a summer basketball camp from MondayFriday. June 11-15 in the Rutherford Gymnasium. The camp will be held daily from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. for ages 7-16. Instruction will be given by Rutherford head coach Rhondie Ross. Contact: Coach Ross 850-303-3992 or email:rhondie_ross@ yahoo.com Panhandle Gator ClubThe Panhandle Gator Club will host Mick Hubert, Voice of the Gators, 5:30 p.m. Friday, June 8 at the Lyndell Center, 423 Lyndell Lane in Panama City Beach. Hubert will speak about his 29-year career as the voice of the Gators including describing his playby-play of five national championships. Preregistration is required. Contact: Mike Varner 850-527-7184. All proceeds go to the PGC scholarship fund. ANNOUNCEMENTS By Karel Janicek The Associated Press HERNING, Denmark „ Five games, five wins. Led by Patrick Kane, the United States has impressed so far at the ice hockey world championship in Denmark. The U.S. opened with victory over Canada, the tournament favorite seeking a third title in four years and captained by NHL leading scorer Connor McDavid. Chasing its first medal at the tournament since bronze in 2015, the 5-4 win over Canada in a penalty shootout set the pace for the U.S. in Group B, followed by victories against host Denmark (4-0), Germany (3-0), Latvia (3-2 in OT) and South Korea (13-1). The decision to make Kane captain after a disappointing season with his Chicago Blackhawks has paid off. The 29-year-old star forward last played at the world championships in 2008 during his first season in the NHL and also the last time the Blackhawks missed the playoffs. In the meantime he won three Stanley Cup titles with the Blackhawks and was in the U.S. team at the 2010 and 2014 Olympics. Its a huge honor to represent the United States of America, the greatest country in the world,Ž Kane said. He has proved a leader on ice, scoring three goals and adding nine assists in the first five games at the championship. Kane was also key to other players being keen to join the team. His influence was as a magnet to attract players,Ž U.S. general manager Bill Zito said. The team includes game-breakers such as forwards Dylan Larkin of the Detroit Red Wings, Anders Lee of the New York Islanders, Chris Kreider of the New York Rangers and Johnny Gaudreau of the Calgary Flames. Cam Atkinson of the Columbus Blue Jackets has been the teams leading scorer at the championship with five goals. But theres also promising young talent, such as defenseman Quinn Hughes, a top 10 prospect in the 2018 NHL draft. Lot of good players, lot of young guys on this team, so its been a fun team to be around,Ž Kane said. Kanes Chicago teammate Alex DeBrincat, who is on the national team after scoring 28 goals in his rookie season with the Blackhawks, praised Kanes leadership qualities. He wants to be the best, hes always out there to be the best player on the ice,Ž DeBrincat said. For me, its taking that mentality and just using it. Everyone wants to be the best but some guys want that so much more and hes one of those guys.Ž Boston Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy and Nashville Predators forward Nick Bonino have joined the team to strengthen the roster after the elimination from the NHL playoffs. With a quarterfinal spot all but ensured, the U.S. faces Norway on Sunday and Finland on Tuesday in their remaining Group B games. The most important game is the next one, so well look to continue improving as we get set for Norway,Ž head coach Jeff Blashill said. Led by Kane, US shines at hockey worldsPatrick Kane of the United States walks on the bench during the Ice Hockey World Championships group B match between United States and South Korea at the Jyske Bank Boxen arena Friday in Herning, Denmark. [PETR DAVID JOSEK/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS]

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T AMPABAYIPHRERBBSONPERA A rcher,L,2-377 6634101 5.64 S tanek10 000114 2.45 BALTIMOREIPHRERBBSONPERA Hess,W,1-066 330378 4.50 Scott,H,11.11 000122 3.38 Givens,S,1-21.210001203.32 Inheritedrunners-scored„Givens1-0.WP „Archer.Umpires„Home,GerryDavis; First,ShaneLivensparger;Second,Mark Carlson;Third,BrianKnight.T„2:27.NATIONALS2,DIAMONDBACKS1 W ASHINGTONABRHBIBBSOAVG. T urnerss311021.274 Harperrf402110.237 Rendon3b400110.271 A dams1b300020.275 Kendrick2b-lf402000.294 S tevensonlf300002.270 S olisp000000--Kelleyp000000--Madsonp000000--T aylorcf401003.191 S everinoc311010.269 S trasburgp300001.105 Difo2b100000.267 T OTALS3227277 A RIZONAABRHBIBBSOAVG. Peraltalf401001.300 Descalso3b401002.263 Goldschmidt1b210021.216 Pollockcf301100.296 S ouzaJr.rf400001.120 Cha“np000000--Marte2b401001.220 A hmedss301001.216 Murphyc400003.229 S cribnerp100001.000 DeLaRosap000000--a-Avilaph100001.136 McFarlandp000000.000 b-Owingsph100000.210 Hiranop000000--Dysonrf100000.174 T OTALS32151212 W ASHINGTON001100000„271 A RIZONA001000000„150 a-struckoutforDeLaRosainthe4th.bpoppedoutforMcFarlandinthe7th. E„Difo(4).LOB„Washington11,Arizona 8 .2B„Harper(4),Pollock(10).RBIs„ Harper(29),Rendon(10),Pollock(33).CS „Harper(1).S„Stevenson,Ahmed. Runnersleftinscoringposition „Washington5(Adams,Kendrick,Taylor 2,Strasburg);Arizona5(SouzaJr.,Marte2, Avila,Dyson).RISP„Washington2for11; Arizona0for8. WASHINGTONIPHRERBBSONPERA Strasburg,W,5-3 6.251119106 3.28 Solis,H,4.20 00019 4.11 Kelley,H,1.20 001117 3.86 Madson,S,3-510 000113 4.50 ARIZONAIPHRERBBSONPERA Scribner,L,0-1 3.24226498 4.91 DeLaRosa.1000004 2.70 McFarland33 001245 2.10 Hirano10000112 2.50 Cha“n10 00008 2.02 Inheritedrunners-scored„DeLaRosa 2-0.HBP„Strasburg(Pollock).WP„ Strasburg.Umpires„Home,DougEddings; First,MartyFoster;Second,MarkRipperger; Third,JoeWest .T„3:17.A„29,428 (48,519).REDSOX5,BLUEJAYS2BOSTONABRHBIBBSOAVG. Bettsrf523000.356 Benintendilf513201.255 Ramirez1b511202.286 Martinezdh300012.336 Bogaertsss411000.323 Devers3b402102.264 Nunez2b401001.239 BradleyJr.cf400002.167 Vazquezc401001.186 TOTALS385125111 TORONTOABRHBIBBSOAVG. Hernandezrf402000.263 Donaldsondh300010.230 Solarte2b400001.253 Smoak1b311111.246 Pillarcf411001.316 Martin3b300012.146 Alfordlf301101.167 b-Grandersonph100000.273 Mailec400004.317 Urshelass201001.500 a-Urenaph-ss201001.333 TOTALS33272312 BOSTON003001001„5121 TORONTO000101000„271 a-singledforUrshelainthe7th.b-grounded outforAlfordinthe9th. E„Devers(10),Hernandez(2).LOB„ Boston7,Toronto7.2B„Betts2(15), Benintendi(11),Bogaerts(12),Hernandez (11).HR„Ramirez(6),offEstrada;Smoak (5),offPrice.RBIs„Benintendi2(20), Ramirez2(26),Devers(24),Smoak(20), Alford(1).SB„Pillar(8).CS„Vazquez(1). Runnersleftinscoringposition„Boston2 (Ramirez,BradleyJr.);Toronto4(Solarte, Martin,Maile2).RISP„Boston4for7; Toronto1for7. Runnersmovedup„Donaldson.LIDP„ Donaldson.GIDP„Hernandez. DP„Boston2(Bogaerts,Nunez), (Bogaerts,Nunez,Ramirez). BOSTONIPHRERBSONPERA Price,W,3-45.15 223693 4.89 Smith,H,5.20 000112 3.38 Velazquez,H,111 00006 2.28 Kelly,H,411 000318 2.45 Kimbrel,S,11-13 10000210 2.08 TORONTOIPHRERBBSONPERA Estrada,L,2-367 4415103 5.32 Petricka02 00008 4.15 Loup.2000015 3.86 Oh1.11000218 1.45 Tepera12 110321 3.20 Petrickapitchedto2battersinthe7th. Inheritedrunners-scored„Loup2-0,Oh 1-0. Umpires„Home,RonKulpa;First,Jerry Meals;Second,GabeMorales;Third,Ed Hickox .T„3:11.A„37,588(53,506).TIGERS4,MARINERS3SEATTLEABRHBIBBSOAVG. Gordoncf400101.331 Segurass400002.297 Cano2b401000.285 Cruzdh400001.231 Hanigerrf300011.290 Seager3b210011.238 Healy1b321010.263 Zuninoc401101.197 2-Rominepr000000.174 Heredialf101010.262 a-Gamelph-lf100110.191 TOTALS3034357 DETROITABRHBIBBSOAVG. Mahtooklf400000.128 Candelario3b300012.280 Castellanosrf402001.326 McCanndh301010.279 1-Reyespr-dh000000.130 Hicks1b412000.262 Jonescf412000.255 Greinerc412200.308 Iglesiasss312200.231 Machado2b301002.213 TOTALS32412425 SEATTLE000010200„340 DETROIT00010300X„4120 a-groundedoutforHerediainthe7th. 1-ranforMcCanninthe8th.2-ranfor Zuninointhe9th. LOB„Seattle7,Detroit6.2B„Cano(10), Healy(4),Hicks(5),Jones(8).HR„Iglesias (2),offGonzales.RBIs„Gordon(9),Zunino (14),Gamel(2),Greiner2(2),Iglesias2 (12).CS„Jones(1).SF„Gordon. Runnersleftinscoringposition„Seattle 4(Gordon2,Segura,Seager);Detroit1 (Mahtook).RISP„Seattle0for6;Detroit 2for6. Runnersmovedup„Zunino,Gamel,Jones. GIDP„McCann,Hicks,Jones. DP„Seattle3(Cano,Healy),(Seager, Cano,Healy),(Seager,Cano). SEATTLEIPHRERBBSONPERA Gonzales,L,3-3610 442399 5.31 Goeddel22 000222 1.69 DETROITIPHRERBBSONPERA Boyd,W,2-363333694 3.21 Farmer,H,510 00009 3.79 Jimenez,H,610 00018 3.32 Greene,S,8-1011 002025 3.86 Boydpitchedto2battersinthe7th. Inheritedrunners-scored„Farmer2-2.HBP „Boyd(Seager). Umpires„Home,ScottBarry;First,Roberto Ortiz;Second,PaulNauert;Third,Kerwin Danley .T„2:35.CUBS8,WHITESOX4CHICAGO(A)ABRHBIBBSOAVG. Engelcf423000.190 d-Palkaph100001.295 Andersonss400011.243 Abreu1b512100.285 Davidson3b311311.250 Castilloc301011.241 J.Rondon2b400002.250 Garcialf301011.247 Thompsonrf400000.107 Shieldsp200001.000 a-Delmonicoph100000.230 Beckp000000--Bummerp000000--B.Rondonp000000--c-Sanchezph100001.298 TOTALS3548449 CHICAGO(N)ABRHBIBBSOAVG. Baez3b522001.283 Bryantrf310020.294 Rizzo1b421310.214 Contrerasc513300.281 Schwarberlf410011.260 Morrowp000000--Russellss311010.256 Almoracf300011.280 Bote2b302110.294 Lesterp200000.133 Wilsonp100001.000 b-Zagunisph000110.667 Edwardsp000000--Montgomeryp000000.000 Zobristlf000000.309 TOTALS3389884 CHICAGO(A)000001030„480 CHICAGO(N)41000030X„891 a-”iedoutforShieldsinthe7th.b-walked forWilsoninthe7th.c-struckoutfor B.Rondoninthe9th.d-struckoutforEngel inthe9th. E„Bryant(6).LOB„Chicago(A)8, Chicago(N)9.2B„Engel(3),Abreu(8). 3B„Baez(4).HR„Davidson(10),off Edwards;Rizzo(6),offShields;Contreras (4),offBeck.RBIs„Abreu(21),Davidson3 (22),Rizzo3(23),Contreras3(19),Bote(5), Zagunis(1).SB„Baez(4),Bote(1). Runnersleftinscoringposition„Chicago (A)4(Anderson,Abreu2,J.Rondon); Chicago(N)5(Baez3,Russell,Lester).RISP „Chicago(A)1for9;Chicago(N)3for10. Runnersmovedup„Anderson,Abreu.GIDP „J.Rondon. DP„Chicago(N)1(Bote,Russell,Rizzo). CHICAGO(A)IPHRERBBSONPERA Shields,L,1-467 5534100 5.44 Beck.21 333023 4.38 Bummer.10 002010 4.76 B.Rondon11 000014 4.50 CHICAGO(N)IPHRERBBSONPERA Lester,W,3-15.24 113592 2.66 Wilson,H,21.10 000023 3.52 Edwards.23330131 2.04 Montgomery.11 00019 4.50 Morrow,S,9-1010 001218 1.29 Montgomerypitchedto2battersinthe9th. Inheritedrunners-scored„Bummer2-1, Wilson2-0,Morrow2-0.Umpires„Home, AdrianJohnson;First,TrippGibson;Second, MikeDiMuro;Third,BrianGorman.T„3:20. A„41,099(41,649).INDIANS6,ROYALS2KANSASCITYABRHBIBBSOAVG. Jayrf423000.293 Solerdh403101.333 Moustakas3b400001.293 Perezc400101.267 Duda1b401001.256 Merri“eld2b401001.275 Gordonlf300002.275 Escobarss300000.232 Almontecf300000.212 TOTALS3328207 CLEVELANDABRHBIBBSOAVG. Lindorss444200.311 Brantleylf423200.342 Ramirez3b400000.279 Encarnaciondh401101.201 Alonso1b301111.223 Kipnis2b300010.173 Gomesc300012.236 G.Allencf400003.000 Guyerrf400002.161 TOTALS3369639 KANSASCITY101000000„281 CLEVELAND10100220X„690 E„McCarthy(1).LOB„KansasCity4, Cleveland6.2B„Jay(4),Soler2(12), Lindor2(13),Brantley(10).HR„Lindor (11),offJunis;Lindor(12),offMcCarthy. RBIs„Soler(18),Perez(16),Lindor2(24), Brantley2(24),Encarnacion(21),Alonso (23). Runnersleftinscoringposition„Kansas City2(Duda2);Cleveland4(Alonso,Kipnis, G.Allen2).RISP„KansasCity1for6; Cleveland4for9. Runnersmovedup„Perez,Ramirez.LIDP „Moustakas.GIDP„Escobar. DP„Cleveland2(Lindor,Kipnis,Alonso), (Kipnis,Lindor). KANSASCITYIPHRERBBSONPERA Junis,L,4-35.26 442792 3.53 McCarthy13 211033 3.45 Boyer1.100002 1613.83 CLEVELANDIPHRERBBSONPERA Clevinger,W,3-0 7.282205115 2.70 Olson.10 00003 6.57 C.Allen10 000210 3.38 Inheritedrunners-scored„McCarthy 3-0,Boyer2-0,Olson1-0.WP„Junis2, Clevinger. Umpires„Home,GaryCederstrom;First, CoryBlaser;Second,StuScheurwater; Third,EricCooper.T„2:31.A„24,587 (35,225).ASTROS6,RANGERS1TEXASABRHBIBBSOAVG. DeShieldscf401000.293 Choodh400003.239 Mazararf400002.291 Beltre3b400002.310 Gallolf300003.204 Profarss302000.235 Odor2b300003.175 Chirinosc300001.175 Guzman1b311102.205 TOTALS31141016 HOUSTONABRHBIBBSOAVG. Altuve2b400002.315 Bregman3b311010.257 Correass211210.295 Gurriel1b411000.272 McCannc412100.262 Gonzalezlf400001.233 Reddickrf311010.231 Gattisdh312200.210 Fishercf300001.182 TOTALS3068534 TEXAS001000000„141 HOUSTON00111003X„680 E„Profar(7).LOB„Texas3,Houston4.2B „DeShields(4),Profar(9),Bregman(12), Gurriel(10),Reddick(3).HR„Guzman(2), offMorton;McCann(3),offFister;Gattis (2),offFister;Correa(6),offBarnette.RBIs „Guzman(11),Correa2(27),McCann(11), Gattis2(10).SB„Gattis(1). Runnersleftinscoringposition„Texas 2(Choo,Odor);Houston2(Bregman, McCann).RISP„Texas0for2;Houston 3for8. Runnersmovedup„Gurriel.GIDP„ Gurriel2. DP„Texas2(Profar,Odor,Guzman), (Profar,Odor,Guzman). TEXASIPHRERBBSONPERA Fister,L,1-46.14 333496 4.06 Barnette13 320023 4.32 Mendez.21 000013 0.00 HOUSTONIPHRERBBSONPERA Morton,W,5-074110141052.03 Harris,H,410 000112 3.86 McHugh10 000115 0.61 Inheritedrunners-scored„Barnette1-0, Mendez1-1.HBP„Fister(Correa).Umpires „Home,JansenVisconti;First,Jordan Baker;Second,JerryLayne;Third,Greg Gibson.T„2:37.A„36,482(41,168).RAYS10,ORIOLES3TAMPABAYABRHBIBBSOAVG. Spandh311021.245 Cron1b412210.282 Wendle3b401101.300 Ramosc511000.303 Miller2b522101.244 Robertsonss220131.279 Smithcf423311.318 Gomezrf501101.199 Fieldlf411001.268 TOTALS361012977 BALTIMOREABRHBIBBSOAVG. Mancinilf322210.270 Jonescf401000.259 Machadoss400002.342 Schoop2b400100.241 Davis1b400003.170 Trumborf300000.319 Valenciadh300001.224 Peterson3b200011.186 Josephc311000.181 TOTALS3034327 TAMPABAY111100123„10120 BALTIMORE100002000„342 E„Schoop(3),Peterson(2).LOB„Tampa Bay8,Baltimore2.2B„Smith2(7),Jones (11),Joseph(4).3B„Miller(1),Smith (3).HR„Cron(8),offCobb;Miller(4), offCobb;Mancini(5),offAndriese.RBIs „Cron2(23),Wendle(10),Miller(13), Robertson(9),Smith3(8),Gomez(11), Mancini2(14),Schoop(10).SB„Smith(9). SF„Wendle. Runnersleftinscoringposition„Tampa Bay6(Wendle2,Ramos,Gomez2,Field); Baltimore1(Davis).RISP„TampaBay2for 12;Baltimore1for4. Runnersmovedup„Robertson,Wendle, Schoop.GIDP„Ramos2,Field. DP„Baltimore3(Peterson,Schoop,Davis), (Machado,Schoop,Davis),(Machado, Schoop,Davis). TAMPABAYIPHRERBBSONPERA Andriese31 111241 3.80 Romo,W,1-01.10 000223 5.65 Kittredge.22 220111 6.48 Roe,H,10.2100019 3.95 Alvarado,H,10 1.10001119 2.20 Venters10 000016 1.69 Colome10 00008 4.86 BALTIMOREIPHRERBBSONPERA Cobb,L,0-55.27 430569 7.06 Yacabonis1.11 1131 3815.43 Araujo.21 223029 6.86 WrightJr.1.13 331123 9.15 Kittredgepitchedto2battersinthe6th. Inheritedrunners-scored„Roe1-1, Alvarado1-0,WrightJr.3-0.HBP„Araujo (Field).WP„Yacabonis.Umpires„Home, PatHoberg;First,MarkCarlson;Second, BrianKnight;Third,ShaneLivensparger. T„2:58.A„24,534(45,971).BRAVES10,MARLINS5ATLANTAABRHBIBBSOAVG. Albies2b500001.275 Acunalf511002.269 Freeman1b433310.331 Markakisrf522001.346 Bautista3b311100.167 Carlep000000.000 Minterp000000--b-Tuckerph100001.277 Winklerp000000.000 d-Culbersonph111100.214 Vizcainop000000--Inciartecf322221.266 Flowersc302120.261 Camargoss300110.191 Sorokap200000.167 Moylanp000000--Flaherty3b200001.309 TOTALS371012967 MIAMIABRHBIBBSOAVG. Realmutoc501002.317 Prado3b511002.148 Castro2b522001.291 Bour1b211020.228 Andersonrf411100.261 Dietrichlf401302.247 Rojasss402001.262 Brinsoncf401000.177 Garciap200002.000 a-Shuckph100000.222 Guerrerop000000--Steckenriderp000000--Tazawap000000--c-Maybinph100000.238 Cloydp000000.000 TOTALS375104210 ATLANTA110021023„10121 MIAMI100040000„5101 a-outon“elderschoiceforGarciainthe 6th.b-struckoutforMinterinthe8th.c”iedoutforTazawainthe8th.d-tripledfor Winklerinthe9th. E„Bautista(1),Anderson(4).LOB„ Atlanta6,Miami7.2B„Realmuto(4), Anderson(9),Dietrich(6),Rojas(5).3B „Culberson(2).HR„Freeman(7),off Garcia;Freeman(8),offGarcia;Bautista (1),offGarcia;Inciarte(2),offCloyd.RBIs „Freeman3(31),Bautista(2),Inciarte2 (16),Flowers(2),Camargo(10),Culberson (2),Anderson(19),Dietrich3(13).SB„ Inciarte(17). Runnersleftinscoringposition„Atlanta4 (Albies2,Camargo,Soroka);Miami6(Bour, Anderson,Dietrich2,Rojas,Maybin).RISP „Atlanta1for7;Miami2for10. Runnersmovedup„Prado,Brinson.GIDP „Camargo,Realmuto. DP„Atlanta1(Flaherty,Albies,Freeman); Miami1(Prado,Castro,Bour). ATLANTAIPHRERBBSONPERA Soroka4.28511790 3.68 Moylan.10 00017 3.38 Carle1.21 000117 0.81 Minter,W,1-0.10 001011 2.25 Winkler,H,6110000191.08 Vizcaino10 000113 1.53 MIAMIIPHRERBBSONPERA Garcia67542484 3.14 Guerrero10 000012 3.72 Steckenrider,L,1-1 .112231365.19 Tazawa.200011166.75 Cloyd1433012117.28 Inheritedrunners-scored„Moylan1-0, Tazawa3-1.Umpires„Home,MikeWinters; First,TimTimmons;Second,RobDrake; Third,SeanBarber.T„3:26.A„12,383 (36,742).THISDATEIN BASEBALLMay13 1911„DetroitsTyCobbhit his“rstgrandslam.Aftersix innings,theTigersledthe RedSox,10-1.Bostoncame backtowinthegame13-11 in10innings. 1911„TheNewYorkGiants scoredamajorleaguerecord 10runsbeforetheSt.Louis Cardinalsretiredthe“rst batterinthe“rstinning.Fred Merkledroveinsixofthe Giants13runsinthe“rsten routetoa19-5rout. 1923„JoeSewellofthe ClevelandIndiansstruckout twiceinonegameforthe “rsttimeinhiscareer.WashingtonSenatorrookieWally Warmothwasthepitcher. Ina14-yearcareer,Sewell hadonlyoneothermultiple strikeoutgame. 1942„BostonsJimTobin becametheonlypitcherin modernhistorytohitthree homerunsinonegame. TobinledtheBravestoa6-5 winovertheChicagoCubs. Hisfourthat-batwasa”y ballcaughtagainstthefence inleft“eld. 1958„TeammatesWillie MaysandDarrylSpencer eachhadfourlonghitsas SanFranciscobeattheDodgersinLosAngeles16-9.Mays hadtwohomers,twotriples, asingleandfourRBIs,and Spencerhadtwohomers, atriple,adoubleandsix RBIsforacombined28total bases. 1958„StanMusialgothis 3,000thhitwithapinchdoubleoffChicagosMoe DrabowskyatWrigleyField. TheCardinalswon5-3. 1980„RayKnightofCincinnatihittwohomerunsin the“fthinning„including agrandslam„toleadthe Redstoa15-4routofthe NewYorkMets.7 1982„TheChicagoCubs wongameNo.8,000intheir historywitha5-0victoryover HoustonattheAstrodome. 1989„KirbyPuckettofthe MinnesotaTwinstiedamajor leaguerecordwithfourdoublesagainsttheBlueJays.He becamethe35thplayertohit fourdoublesinagame,the “rstsinceTorontosDamaso Garciain1986. 1994„TimSalmonofthe CaliforniaAngelswent 5-for-5againsttheSeattle Marinerstogivehim13 hitsoverthreeconsecutive games. 2000„ToddStottlemyreof Arizonaearnedhisseventh victoryoftheseasonasthe DiamondbacksbeattheSan DiegoPadres6-2. ItwasTodds136thcareer win.HeandfatherMel Stottlemyrebecamethe“rst father-soncombinationto record300wins. 2007„SanFranciscorookie FredLewishitforthecyclein a15-2winoverColorado,just fourdaysafterbeingcalled upfromTriple-AFresno. 2009„SoonafterAdam LaRochebecamethe“rst playertohaveahomerun takenawayfollowingavideo replayreview,RossGload lostonethesamewaywhen umpiresreversedtheircall. LaRochewoundupwitha doubleforPittsburghatPNC Park.Gloadspinch-hitdrive was“nallycalledfoulat Milwaukeeandheeventually struckout.Bothplayershad alreadyroundedthebases whenumpschangedthe originalcall. 2009„RyanZimmermans 30-gamehittingstreakended whenhewent0for3with twowalksinWashingtons 6-3victoryovertheSanFranciscoGiants.BOXSCORES ROUNDUP/MATCHUPSYankees7,Athletics6,11innings: Left“elderBrettGardnerthrewout MattOlsonattheplatewiththehelp ofareplayreversaltohelpAroldis Chapmanescapeabases-loaded, no-outsjamintheninthinning. Orioles6,Rays3,“rstgame.Rays10, Orioles3,secondgame: DavidHess pitchedsixeffectiveinningsinhis bigleaguedebutinthe“rstgame. BradMillerandC.J.Cronhomeredoff formerteammateAlexCobbinthe secondgame. Cubs8,WhiteSox4: WillsonContrerashithisthirdhomerintwogames anddroveinthreeruns. RedSox5,BlueJays2: DavidPrice pitched51-3inningstowinhis“rst startsincebeingdiagnosedwith carpaltunnelsyndrome. Tigers4,Mariners3: JaCobyJones madeadivingcatchintheninth inningtohelptheDetroitTigers holdonforavictoryovertheSeattle Marinersinthe“rstgameofa doubleheader. Nationals2,Diamondbacks1: Stephen Strasburgstruckoutninein62/3 innings. Astros6,Rangers1: CharlieMorton struckoutacareer-high14inseven solidinnings. Indians6,Royals2: FranciscoLindor homeredtwiceandanddoubled twicetohelptheClevelandIndians beattheKansasCityRoyals. Braves10,Marlins5: FreddieFreemanconnectedtwice. LATE SeattleatDetroit,2ndgame MinnesotaatL.A.Angels N.Y.MetsatPhiladelphia,ppd. MilwaukeeatColorado St.LouisatSanDiego CincinnatiatL.A.DodgersTODAYSPITCHINGCOMPARISONNATIONALLEAGUE2018TEAM2018VSOPP PITCHERSTIMEW-LERARECW-LIPERA AtlantaNewcomb(L)3-12.884-30-111.04.91 MiamiUrena(R)1:10p0-54.370-82-129.12.76 NewYorkdeGrom(R)3-01.874-32-123.13.47 PhiladelphiaNola(R)1:35p5-12.055-32-012.03.75 SanFranciscoHolland(L)1-45.662-50-00.00.00 PittsburghNova(R)1:35p2-24.845-30-00.00.00 MilwaukeeTBD()0-00.000-00-00.00.00 ColoradoGray(R)3:10p4-44.054-40-04.011.25 St.LouisWainwright(R)1-23.451-20-00.00.00 SanDiegoRichard(L)4:10p1-55.722-61-011.23.09 CincinnatiCastillo(R)2-46.473-50-00.00.00 LosAngelesHill(L)4:10p1-17.111-31-05.01.80 WashingtonHellickson(R)1-02.283-20-06.01.50 ArizonaGodley(R)8:08p4-23.835-20-05.26.35AMERICANLEAGUE2018TEAM2018VSOPP PITCHERSTIMEW-LERARECW-LIPERA OaklandAnderson(L)0-18.681-10-15.18.44 NewYorkSeverino(R)1:05p5-12.217-10-06.06.00 TampaBaySnell(L)4-22.404-41-114.01.93 BaltimoreBundy(R)1:05p1-55.312-61-117.15.19 BostonPomeranz(L)1-15.232-23-120.23.92 TorontoBiagini(R)1:07p0-18.101-10-214.17.53 SeattlePaxton(L)2-13.405-31-012.12.19 DetroitHardy(L)1:10p0-02.700-00-00.10.00 KansasCityDuffy(L)1-45.151-70-315.24.60 ClevelandKluber(R)1:10p5-22.625-32-012.10.73 TexasMoore(L)1-47.712-50-00.00.00 HoustonKeuchel(L)2:10p2-53.533-53-124.22.92 MinnesotaRomero(R)2-00.002-00-00.00.00 LosAngelesOhtani(R)4:07p3-14.104-10-00.00.00INTERLEAGUE2017TEAM2017VSOPP PITCHERSTIMEW-LERARECW-LIPERA Chicago(AL)Giolito(R)1-47.252-50-00.00.00 Chicago(NL)Hendricks(R)2:20p3-23.023-40-04.12.08 KEY: TEAMREC-TeamsRecordingamesstartedbytodayspitcher. VSOPP-Pitchersrecordversusthisopponent. FRIDAYSGAMES AmericanLeague SeattleatDetroit,ppd. Baltimore9,TampaBay4 Oakland10,N.Y.Yankees5 Toronto5,Boston3,12innings KansasCity10,Cleveland9 Texas1,Houston0 Minnesota5,L.A.Angels4 NationalLeague N.Y.Mets3,Philadelphia1 Pittsburgh11,SanFrancisco2 Miami6,Atlanta3 Milwaukee11,Colorado10,10 innings Washington3,Arizona1 Cincinnati6,L.A.Dodgers2 St.Louis9,SanDiego5 Interleague ChicagoCubs11,ChicagoWhite Sox2 MONDAYSGAMES AmericanLeague TampaBayatKansasCity,7:05p.m. ClevelandatDetroit,7:10p.m. OaklandatBoston,7:10p.m. SeattleatMinnesota,7:10p.m. HoustonatL.A.Angels,10:07p.m. NationalLeague AtlantaatChicagoCubs,2:20p.m. MilwaukeeatArizona,9:40p.m. ColoradoatSanDiego,10:10p.m. CincinnatiatSanFrancisco,10:15 p.m.

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** C4 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News Herald EBRO SCHEDULEMondayMatinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Parx 11:55 a.m., Finger Lakes 12:10 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: 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., Finger Lakes 12:10 p.m. Evening: Ebro live racing 6:30 p.m.WednesdayMatinee: Thoroughbed simulcast: Finger Lakes 12:10 p.m., Belmont 12:30 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Derby Lane 11:30 a.m., Jacksonville 11:35 a.m., Palm Beach noon. Evening: Ebro live racing 6:30 p.m. Dania Jai Alai 7 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Derby Lane 6:30 p.m.ThursdayMatinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Pimlico 12:10 p.m., Gulfstream 12:15 p.m., Belmont 12:30 p.m., Santa Anita 2 p.m., Churchill 4 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Derby Lane 11:30 a.m., Palm Beach noon. Evening: Dania Jai Alai 7 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Jacksonville 6:45 p.m.FridayMatinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Churchill 11:45 a.m., Gulfstream 12:15 p.m., Pimlico 12:10 p.m., Belmont 12:30 p.m., Santa Anita 2 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Derby Lane 11:30 p.m., Palm Beach noon. Evening: Ebro live racing 6:30 p.m. Dania Jai Alai 7 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Derby Lane 6:30 p.m.SaturdayMatinee: Ebro live racing 1:30 p.m. Thoroughbred simulcast:Pimlico 9:30 a.m., Churchill 11:45 a.m., Gulfstream 12:15 p.m., Belmont 11:50 a.m., Santa Anita 2 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Derby Lane 11:30 a.m. Evening: Dania Jai Alai 7 p.m. Greyhound simulcast: Palm Beach 6 p.m, Derby Lane 6:30 p.m., Jacksonville 6:45 p.m.SundayMatinee: Thoroughbred simulcast: Churchill a.m. 11:45 a.m., Parx 11:55 a.m., Pimlico 12:10 p.m., Gulfstream 12:15 p.m., Belmont 12:30 p.m., Santa Anita 1:30 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 LINEMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLToday National LeagueFAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG LINEAtlanta -124 at Miami +114 at Philadelphia -123 New York +113 at Pittsburgh -137 San Francisco +127 at Colorado -157 Milwaukee +147 St. Louis -125 at San Diego +115 at Los Angeles -145 Cincinnati +135 at Arizona -120 Washington +110American Leagueat New York -297 Oakland +267 at Baltimore -107 Tampa Bay -103 Boston -126 at Toronto +116 at Cleveland -270 Kansas City +240 Seattle -180 at Detroit +165 at Houston -270 Texas +240 at Los Angeles -160 Minnesota +150Interleagueat Chi. Cubs -265 Chi. White Sox +235NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION PlayoffsTodayFAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG Cleveland 1 204 at BostonMondayat Houston 1 224 Golden StateNATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE Stanley Cup PlayoffsTodayFAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG LINE at Tampa Bay -200 Washington +180 Updated odds available at Pregame.com GOLF PGA TOURTHE PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIP Saturdays leaders at TPC Sawgrass (Players Stadium), Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. Purse: $11 million; Yardage: 7,189; Par: 72.Third RoundWebb Simpson 66-63-68„197 Danny Lee 68-66-70„204 Dustin Johnson 66-71-69„206 Jason Dufner 72-69-66„207 Jimmy Walker 69-68-70„207 Xander Schauffele 68-68-71„207 Jason Day 69-67-71„207 Charl Schwartzel 68-66-73„207 Jordan Spieth 75-68-65„208 Tiger Woods 72-71-65„208 Tommy Fleetwood 69-71-68„208 Ian Poulter 70-69-69„208 Harold Varner III 71-67-70„208 Matt Kuchar 66-71-71„208 Patrick Cantlay 66-68-74„208 Marc Leishman 71-71-67„209 Rafa Cabrera Bello 71-71-67„209 Richy Werenski 70-71-68„209 Grayson Murray 72-68-69„209 Jhonattan Vegas 67-72-70„209 Rory Sabbatini 67-71-71„209 Henrik Stenson 68-70-71„209 Adam Scott 69-68-72„209 Steve Stricker 67-69-73„209 Charles Howell III 68-67-74„209 Scott Brown 70-71-69„210 Ryan Palmer 74-67-69„210 Byeong Hun An 71-70-69„210 Patrick Reed 72-68-70„210 Keegan Bradley 69-69-72„210 Bryson DeChambeau 70-67-73„210 Chesson Hadley 66-69-75„210 Justin Thomas 73-70-68„211 Mackenzie Hughes 76-67-68„211 Chez Reavie 71-71-69„211 Jamie Lovemark 76-67-68„211 Chris Kirk 70-71-70„211 Adam Hadwin 72-68-71„211 Cody Gribble 68-71-72„211 Brice Garnett 69-69-73„211 Billy Horschel 68-70-73„211 J.J. Henry 72-71-69„212 Shane Lowry 75-68-69„212 Tyrone Van Aswegen 74-68-70„212 Matthew Fitzpatrick 72-70-70„212 Jason Kokrak 72-69-71„212 Ted Potter, Jr. 70-70-72„212 Chris Stroud 70-70-72„212 Emiliano Grillo 69-71-72„212 Kevin Na 69-71-72„212 Beau Hossler 70-69-73„212 Bubba Watson 68-71-73„212 Sergio Garcia 68-69-75„212 Alex Noren 66-69-77„212 Martin Laird 72-71-70„213 Kiradech Aphibarnrat 71-71-71„213 Andrew Landry 67-75-71„213 Austin Cook 72-70-71„213 Tony Finau 70-72-71„213 Justin Rose 68-72-73„213 Branden Grace 69-71-73„213 Si Woo Kim 67-72-74„213 Nick Watney 70-72-72„214 Daniel Berger 74-68-72„214 Kevin Tway 70-72-72„214 Ryan Moore 71-70-73„214 Brooks Koepka 70-70-74„214 C.T. Pan 68-70-76„214 Jon Rahm 68-70-77„215 Ross Fisher 70-73-73„216 Brandon Harkins 75-68-73„216Made cut; will not “ nishBrian Gay 72-71-74„217 Lucas Glover 68-71-78„217 Tom Hoge 70-69-78„217 Zach Johnson 71-69-78„218 Ollie Schniederjans 68-71-79„218 Ryan Blaum 71-72-77„220 Keith Mitchell 67-75-78„220 Nick Taylor 69-74-79„222 Brendan Steele 72-69-81„222Failed to QualifyAnirban Lahiri 69-75„144 Alexander Levy 73-71„144 Kevin Chappell 72-72„144 Luke List 70-74„144 John Huh 69-75„144 J.J. Spaun 71-73„144 Jonas Blixt 75-69„144 Wesley Bryan 71-73„144 Robert Streb 73-72„145 Robert Garrigus 75-70„145 Kyle Stanley 75-70„145 James Hahn 73-72„145 Rickie Fowler 74-71„145 Russell Henley 72-73„145 Kevin Streelman 70-75„145 Martin Kaymer 71-74„145 Rory McIlroy 71-74„145 Gary Woodland 74-72„146 Hudson Swafford 75-71„146 Pat Perez 76-70„146 Scott Piercy 77-69„146 Kelly Kraft 74-72„146 Francesco Molinari 73-73„146 Bud Cauley 73-73„146 Tyrrell Hatton 75-71„146 Charley Hoffman 71-75„146 Russell Knox 74-72„146 Ryan Armour 73-73„146 J.B. Holmes 75-72„147 Whee Kim 75-72„147 Satoshi Kodaira 74-73„147 Vaughn Taylor 72-75„147 William McGirt 73-74„147 Stewart Cink 75-72„147 Kevin Kisner 77-70„147 Patton Kizzire 72-75„147 David Lingmerth 75-72„147 Trey Mullinax 72-75„147 Martin Flores 80-68„148 Bill Haas 74-74„148 Hideki Matsuyama 79-69„148 Blayne Barber 76-72„148 Chad Campbell 74-74„148 Harris English 77-71„148 D.A. Points 75-74„149 Louis Oosthuizen 78-71„149 Patrick Rodgers 73-76„149 Michael Thompson 76-74„150 Scott Stallings 75-75„150 Ben Martin 78-73„151 Dominic Bozzelli 77-74„151 Danny Willett 74-77„151 Cameron Smith 76-75„151 Geoff Ogilvy 78-74„152 Phil Mickelson 79-73„152 Scott McCarron 79-73„152 Derek Fathauer 77-76„153 Brandt Snedeker 82-72„154 Brian Harman 74-80„154 Rod Pampling 74-80„154 Michael Kim 78-76„154 Sung Kang 78-77„155 HaoTong Li 76-80„156EUROPEAN TOURROCCO FORTE SICILIAN OPENSaturdays leaders at Verdura Gulf Club, Agrigento, Sicily Purse: $1.19 million; Yardage: 7,217; Par: 71.Third RoundMike Lorenzo-Vera, France 71-64-63„198 Joakim Lagergren, Sweden 71-66-63„200 Julien Guerrier, France 68-65-67„200 Lucas Bjerregaard, Denmark 65-68-68„201 Andy Sullivan, England 67-72-65„204 Andrea Pavan, Italy 72-66-66„204 Francesco Laporta, Italy 69-69-67„205 Ryan Evans, England 65-69-71„205 Lucas Herbert, Australia 69-71-66„206 Mikko Korhonen, Finland 70-69-68„207 Steven Brown, England 68-66-73„207 Pop Angles, Spain 72-70-66„208 Matthias Schwab, Austria 69-73-66„208 Eunshin Park, South Korea 68-73-67„208 Edoardo Molinari, Italy 71-70-67„208 Mark Tullo, Chile 71-69-68„208 Jacques Kruyswijk, South Africa 72-68-68„208 Paul Waring, England 70-68-70„208 Steve Webster, England 70-68-70„208AlsoChase Koepka, United States 72-69-71„212 Daniel Im, United States 74-71-69„214WEB.COM TOURKNOXVILLE OPENSaturdays leaders at Fox Den Country Club, Knoxville, Tenn. Purse: $550,000; Yardage: 7,088; Par: 71 (35-36).Third RoundDaniel Summerhays 70-64-67„201 Will Claxton 68-65-68„201 Wes Roach 71-68-63„202 Sungjae Im 69-69-65„203 Joseph Bramlett 69-68-66„203 Matt Harmon 68-69-66„203 Derek Ernst 68-63-72„203 Stephan Jaeger 68-72-64„204 Alex Prugh 69-66-69„204 Scott Pinckney 72-68-65„205 Adam Long 68-69-68„205 Anders Albertson 71-66-68„205 Ben Kohles 68-72-66„206 Cameron Davis 70-69-67„206 Henrik Norlander 70-67-69„206 Mark Anderson 68-69-69„206 Roberto Castro 68-68-70„206 Brandon Matthews 71-69-67„207 Seth Reeves 68-71-68„207 Wyndham Clark 69-70-68„207 Chris Thompson 70-68-69„207 Ryan Brehm 65-72-70„207 Mito Pereira 73-64-70„207 Brett Drewitt 67-68-72„207 Brady Schnell 69-72-67„208 George McNeill 71-70-67„208 Justin Hueber 72-68-68„208 Robby Shelton 69-71-68„208 Hank Lebioda 68-71-69„208 Max Marsico 72-66-70„208 Maverick McNealy 74-67-68„209 Kevin Dougherty 69-71-69„209 Kyle Thompson 69-71-69„209 Nelson Ledesma 71-70-69„210 Jimmy Gunn 69-72-69„210 Augusto Nunez 73-68-69„210 Conner Godsey 72-69-69„210 Dan McCarthy 71-69-70„210 Brad Hop“ nger 69-71-70„210 Mark Wilson 70-69-71„210 Bhavik Patel 71-67-72„210 Taylor Moore 70-71-70„211 Rob Oppenheim 70-71-70„211 Cameron Champ 75-66-70„211 Josh Teater 72-69-70„211 Jim Knous 71-69-71„211 Garrett Osborn 73-67-71„211 Julian Etulain 70-70-71„211 Erik Compton 71-69-71„211 Rhein Gibson 71-69-71„211 Mark Hubbard 69-70-72„211 Dicky Pride 68-70-73„211 Ben Taylor 70-67-74„211 Max McGreevy 69-67-75„211 Zac Blair 69-72-71„212 Casey Flenniken 71-70-71„212 Kyle Jones 73-68-71„212 Kyle Reifers 74-67-71„212 Sebastian Munoz 72-69-71„212 Ethan Tracy 73-67-72„212 Scott Harrington 69-70-73„212 Scott Langley 67-74-72„213 Samuel Del Val 71-70-72„213 Mark Blake“ eld 71-70-72„213 Carlos Sainz Jr. 71-70-72„213 Jared Wolfe 70-69-74„213 Justin Lower 71-68-74„213 Fernando Mechereffe 73-68-73„214 Tag Ridings 73-67-74„214 Rick Lamb 71-66-78„215 Tim Wilkinson 72-69-75„216 PRO BASKETBALL NBA PLAYOFFSAll times CentralCONFERENCE FINALS (Best-of-7; x-if necessary) EASTERN CONFERENCE CLEVELAND VS. BOSTONToday: Cleveland at Boston, 2:30 p.m. Tuesday: Cleveland at Boston, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 19: Boston at Cleveland, 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 21: Boston at Cleveland, 7:30 p.m. x-Wednesday, May 23: Cleveland at Boston, 7:30 p.m. x-Friday, May 25: Boston at Cleveland, 7:30 p.m. x-Sunday, May 27: Cleveland at Boston, 7:30 p.m.WESTERN CONFERENCE HOUSTON VS. GOLDEN STATEMonday: Golden State at Houston, 8 p.m. Wednesday: Golden State at Houston, 8 p.m. Sunday, May 20: Houston at Golden State, 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 22: Houston at Golden State, 8 p.m. x-Thursday, May 24: Golden State at Houston, 8 p.m. x-Saturday, May 26: Houston at Golden State, 8 p.m. x-Monday, May 28: Golden State at Houston, 8 p.m.INDIVIDUAL PLAYOFF STATISTICSThrough May 9: SCORING G FG FT PTS. AVG. James, CLE 11 140 82 377 34.3 Davis, NOR 9 106 53 271 30.1 Westbrook, OKC 6 64 33 176 29.3 Harden, HOU 10 90 72 285 28.5 Durant, GOL 10 102 57 280 28.0 Wall, WAS 6 56 40 156 26.0 Antetokounmpo, MIL 7 69 38 180 25.7 McCollum, POR 4 40 10 101 25.2 Middleton, MIL 7 67 14 173 24.7 George, OKC 6 49 31 148 24.7 Mitchell, UTA 11 102 39 268 24.4 Holiday, NOR 9 88 21 213 23.7 Aldridge, SAN 5 37 41 118 23.6 Beal, WAS 6 49 20 139 23.2 Oladipo, IND 7 53 30 159 22.7 DeRozan, TOR 10 87 43 227 22.7 Paul, HOU 10 83 29 218 21.8 Embiid, PHL 8 60 43 171 21.4 Thompson, GOL 10 84 16 212 21.2 Tatum, BOS 12 78 56 226 18.8 FG PERCENTAGE FG FGA PCT. Gobert, UTA 55 84 .655 Scott, WAS 26 41 .634 Capela, HOU 64 101 .634 Favors, UTA 42 68 .618 Turner, IND 33 54 .611 Young, IND 36 60 .600 Middleton, MIL 67 112 .598 Adams, OKC 27 46 .587 Sabonis, IND 36 62 .581 Horford, BOS 78 135 .578 REBOUNDS G OFF DEF TOT AVG. Davis, NOR 9 24 97 121 13.4 Towns, MIN 5 15 52 67 13.4 Embiid, PHL 8 23 78 101 12.6 Capela, HOU 10 41 81 122 12.2 Westbrook, OKC 6 11 61 72 12.0 Green, GOL 10 27 88 115 11.5 Gobert, UTA 11 43 75 118 10.7 Valanciunas, TOR 10 30 75 105 10.5 Love, CLE 11 25 86 111 10.1 Antetokounmpo, MIL 7 8 59 67 9.6 ASSISTS G AST AVG. Rondo, NOR 9 110 12.2 Wall, WAS 6 69 11.5 Green, GOL 10 90 9.0 James, CLE 11 99 9.0 Lowry, TOR 10 85 8.5 Simmons, PHL 10 77 7.7 Westbrook, OKC 6 45 7.5 Harden, HOU 10 74 7.4 Paul, HOU 10 64 6.4 PRO HOCKEY NHL STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFSAll times CentralCONFERENCE FINALS (Best-of-7; x-if necessary) EASTERN CONFERENCE WASHINGTON 1, TAMPA BAY 0Friday: Washington 4, Tampa Bay 2 Today: Washington at Tampa Bay, 7 p.m. Tuesday: Tampa Bay at Washington, 7 p.m. Thursday: Tampa Bay at Washington, 7 p.m. x-Saturday, May 19: Washington at Tampa Bay, 6:15 p.m. x-Monday, May 21: Tampa Bay at Washington, 7 p.m. x-Wednesday, May 23: Washington at Tampa Bay, 7 p.m.WESTERN CONFERENCE WINNIPEG 1, VEGAS 0Saturday: Winnipeg 4, Vegas 2 Monday: Vegas at Winnipeg, 7 p.m. Wednesday: Winnipeg at Vegas, 8 p.m. Friday, May 18: Winnipeg at Vegas,7 p.m. x-Sunday, May 20: Vegas at Winnipeg, 2 p.m. x-Tuesday, May 22: Winnipeg at Vegas, 8 p.m. x-Thursday, May 24: Vegas at Winnipeg, 8p.m.JETS 4, GOLDEN KNIGHTS 2VEGAS 1 1 0 „ 2 WINNIPEG 3 1 0 „ 4 First Period„1, Winnipeg, Byfuglien 5 (Wheeler, Scheifele), 1:05. 2, Winnipeg, Laine 4 (Wheeler, Stastny), 6:49 (pp). 3, Winnipeg, Armia 2 (Chiarot), 7:35. 4, Vegas, McNabb 2 (Marchessault, Smith), 8:10. Penalties„Tuch, VGK, (hooking), 5:44; Haula, VGK, (slashing), 12:24; Trouba, WPG, (interference), 16:51. Second Period„5, Winnipeg, Scheifele 12 (Byfuglien, Wheeler), 9:54 (pp). 6, Vegas, Karlsson 5 (Marchessault, Theodore), 15:55 (pp). Penalties„Miller, VGK, (roughing), 5:19; Lindberg, VGK, (roughing), 5:19; Perreault, WPG, (roughing), 5:19; Tanev, WPG, (roughing), 5:19; McNabb, VGK, (hooking), 9:10; Chiarot, WPG, (tripping), 15:02. Third Period„None. Penalties„Reaves, VGK, (charging), 5:09. Shots on Goal„Vegas 6-7-8„21. Winnipeg 12-10-4„26. Power -play opportunities„Vegas 1 of 2; Winnipeg 2 of 4. Goalies„Vegas, Fleury 8-3 (26 shots-22 saves). Winnipeg, Hellebuyck 9-4 (21-19). A„15,321 (15,294). T„2:32. Referees„Eric Furlatt, Kelly Sutherland. Linesmen„Derek Amell, Scott Cherrey.INDIVIDUAL PLAYOFF STATISTICSThrough May 11:PLAYOFF SCORING LEADERS GP G A PTS Jake Guentzel, PIT 12 10 11 21 Sidney Crosby, PIT 12 9 12 21 David Pastrnak, BOS 12 6 14 20 Alex Ovechkin, WAS 13 9 8 17 Brad Marchand, BOS 12 4 13 17 Mark Scheifele, WPG 12 11 5 16 Filip Forsberg, NSH 13 7 9 16 Evgeny Kuznetsov, WAS 13 7 9 16 Patrice Bergeron, BOS 11 6 10 16 Blake Wheeler, WPG 12 3 12 15 Paul Stastny, WPG 12 6 8 14 Ryan Johansen, NSH 13 5 9 14 Nikita Kucherov, TB 11 6 7 13 Dustin Byfuglien, WPG 12 4 9 13 Nicklas Backstrom, WAS 11 3 10 13GOALS AGAINST AVERAGEAt least 10 games played Name Team GPI MINS GA AVG Marc-Andre Fleury VGK 10 667 17 1.53 Braden Holtby WAS 12 735 25 2.04 Connor Hellebuyck WPG 12 721 27 2.24 Martin Jones SJ 10 584 22 2.26 Matt Murray PIT 12 715 29 2.43 Andrei Vasilevskiy TB 11 640 26 2.43 Tuukka Rask BOS 12 686 33 2.88 Pekka Rinne NSH 13 684 35 3.07GOALTENDERS SAVES PERCENTAGEName Team GP MIN GA SA SPCT Marc-Andre Fleury VGK 10 667 17 344 0.951 Martin Jones SJ 10 584 22 304 0.928 Connor Hellebuyck WPG 12 721 27 372 0.927 Braden Holtby WAS 12 735 25 332 0.925 Andrei Vasilevskiy TB 11 640 26 326 0.920 Matt Murray PIT 12 715 29 314 0.908 Pekka Rinne NSH 13 684 35 363 0.904 Tuukka Rask BOS 12 686 33 339 0.903 GOALTENDERS SHUTOUT RECORDName Team GPI MINS SO Marc-Andre Fleury VGK 10 667 4 Connor Hellebuyck WPG 12 721 2 Martin Jones SJ 10 584 2 Matt Murray PIT 12 715 2 Pekka Rinne NSH 13 684 2 AUTO RACING NASCAR MONSTER ENERGY CUPKC MASTERPIECE 400 LINEUPLineup after Friday qualifying for Saturday night race at Kansas Speedway, Kansas City, Kan. Lap length: 1.5 miles(Car number in parentheses)1. (4) Kevin Harvick, Ford, 188.811 mph. 2. (12) Ryan Blaney, Ford, 187.826 mph. 3. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 187.552 mph. 4. (10) Aric Almirola, Ford, 187.428 mph. 5. (2) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 186.748 mph. 6. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 186.445 mph. 7. (78) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 186.200 mph. 8. (41) Kurt Busch, Ford, 186.194 mph. 9. (22) Joey Logano, Ford, 185.899 mph. 10. (37) Chris Buescher, Chevy, 185.695 mph. 11. (21) Paul Menard, Ford, 185.471 mph. 12. (20) Erik Jones, Toyota, 185.128 mph. 13. (24) William Byron, Chevy, 185.880 mph. 14. (19) Daniel Suarez, Toyota, 185.631 mph. 15. (31) Ryan Newman, Chevy, 185.605 mph. 16. (17) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 185.561 mph. 17. (9) Chase Elliott, Chevy, 185.103 mph. 18. (47) AJ Allmendinger, Chevy, 184.420 mph. 19. (88) Alex Bowman, Chevy, 184.231 mph. 20. (38) David Ragan, Ford, 184.168 mph. 21. (43) Darrell Wallace Jr., Chevy, 183.880 mph. 22. (42) Kyle Larson, Chevy, 188.692 mph. 23. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Chevy, 185.650 mph. 24. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevy, 185.370 mph. 25. (3) Austin Dillon, Chevy, 184.843 mph. 26. (13) Ty Dillon, Chevy, 182.692 mph. 27. (72) Corey LaJoie, Chevy, 180.343 mph. 28. (15) Ross Chastain, Chevy, 179.814 mph. 29. (23) Gray Gaulding, Toyota, 179.790 mph. 30. (55) Reed Sorenson, Chevy, 178.921 mph. 31. (00) Landon Cassill, Chevy, 178.713 mph. 32. (51) BJ McLeod, Chevy, 176.338 mph. 33. (14) Clint Bowyer, Ford, 0.000 mph. 34. (95) Kasey Kahne, Chevy, 0.000 mph. 35. (6) Matt Kenseth, Ford, 0.000 mph. 36. (34) Michael McDowell, Ford, 0.000 mph. 37. (32) Matt DiBenedetto, Ford, 0.000 mph. 38. (66) Timmy Hill, Toyota, 0.000 mph.NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK37 KIND DAYS 250Friday night at Kansas Speedway, Kansas City, Kan. Lap length: 1.5 miles(Start position in parentheses)1. (1) Noah Gragson, Toyota, 167 laps, 60 points. 2. (6) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 167, 0. 3. (8) Stewart Friesen, Chevy, 167, 41. 4. (14) John Hunter Nemechek, Chevy, 167, 0. 5. (5) Johnny Sauter, Chevy, 167, 37. 6. (3) Matt Crafton, Ford, 167, 36. 7. (2) Cody Coughlin, Chevy, 167, 31. 8. (4) Grant En“ nger, Ford, 167, 39. 9. (13) Brandon Jones, Toyota, 167, 0. 10. (12) Justin Haley, Chevy, 166, 27. 11. (11) Dalton Sargeant, Chevy, 165, 26. 12. (9) Austin Hill, Chevy, 165, 25. 13. (19) Austin Wayne Self, Toyota, 164, 24. 14. (15) Darrell Wallace Jr, Chevy, 164, 0. 15. (32) Myatt Snider, Ford, 164, 22. 16. (10) Brett Mof“ tt, Toyota, 163, 38. 17. (17) Justin Fontaine, Chevy, 163, 20. 18. (7) Ben Rhodes, Ford, 162, 26. 19. (16) Bo Le Mastus, Toyota, 160, 18. 20. (31) Kyle Donahue, Chevy, 159, 17. 21. (25) Josh Reaume, Chevy, 158, 16. 22. (29) Jennifer Jo Cobb, Chevy, 157, 15. 23. (28) Norm Benning, Chevy, 157, 14. 24. (30) Mike Harmon, Chevy, oilleak, 146, 0. 25. (21) Jordan Anderson, Chevy, 139, 12. 26. (27) Robby Lyons, Chevy, 139, 11. 27. (18) Wendell Chavous, Chevy, suspension, 131, 10. 28. (26) Jamie Mosley, Chevy, overheating, 66, 9. 29. (24) Bayley Currey, Chevy, transmission, 30, 8. 30. (22) Joe Nemechek, Chevy, overheating, 27, 7. 31. (23) Joey Gase, Chevy, electrical, 6, 0. 32. (20) Kevin Donahue, Chevy, transmission, 0, 5.Race StatisticsAverage Speed of Winner: 134.125 mph. Time of Race: 1 hour, 52 minutes, 3 seconds. Margin of Victory: 1.558 seconds. Caution Flags: 4 for 21 laps. Lead Changes: 13 among 8 drivers. Lap Leaders: N.Gragson 0; M.Crafton 1-4; N.Gragson 5-48; B.Rhodes 49; N.Gragson 50-83; J.Haley 84-87; N.Gragson 88-104; S.Friesen 105-106; N.Gragson 107-133; S.Friesen 134-137; K.Busch 138; J.Sauter 139152; M.Snider 153-161; N.Gragson 162-167 Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Led, Laps Led): N.Gragson, 6 times for 123 laps; J.Sauter, 1 time for 13 laps; M.Snider, 1 time for 8 laps; S.Friesen, 2 times for 4 laps; M.Crafton, 1 time for 3 laps; J.Haley, 1 time for 3 laps; K.Busch, 1 time for 0 laps; B.Rhodes, 1 time for 0 laps. Wins: J.Sauter, 2; K.Busch, 1; N.Gragson, 1; B.Mof“ tt, 1; Joh.Nemechek, 1. Top 10 in Points: 1. J.Sauter, 275; 2. N.Gragson, 240; 3. G.En“ nger, 214; 4. B.Mof“ tt, 213; 5. B.Rhodes, 213; 6. M.Crafton, 205; 7. S.Friesen, 178; 8. J.Haley, 173; 9. D.Sargeant, 168; 10. M.Snider, 167. TENNIS ATP WORLD TOUR/WTA TOURMUTUA MADRID OPENSaturday at Caja Magica, Madrid, Spain Purse: ATP, $7.43 million (Masters 1000); WTA, $8.01 million (Premier; Surface: Clay-Outdoor)Mens Singles Semi“ nalsDominic Thiem (5), Austria, def. Kevin Anderson (6), South Africa, 6-4, 6-2. Alexander Zverev (2), Germany, def. Denis Shapovalov, Canada, 6-4, 6-1.Womens Singles ChampionshipPetra Kvitova (10), Czech Republic, def. Kiki Bertens, Netherlands, 7-6 (6), 4-6, 6-3.Mens Doubles Semi“ nalsBob and Mike Bryan (2), United States, def. Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut (4), France, 6-1, 7-6 (2). Nikola Mektic, Croatia, and Alexander Peya, Austria, def. Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah (6), Colombia, 6-3, 3-6, 10-3.Womens Doubles ChampionshipEkaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina (1), Russia, def. Timea Babos, Hungary, and Kristina Mladenovic (3), France, 2-6, 6-4, 10-8. TRANSACTIONS BASEBALLAmerican LeagueBALTIMORE ORIOLES „ Recalled RHP David Hess from Norfolk (IL). CLEVELAND INDIANS „ Placed OF Tyler Naquin on the 10-day DL. Reinstated LHP Tyler Olson from paternity leave. DETROIT TIGERS „ Optioned RHP Johnny Barbato to Toledo (IL). Designated LHP Chad Bell for assignment. Recalled LHP Ryan Carpenter from Toledo. Selected the contract of RHP Louis Coleman from Toledo. TAMPA BAY RAYS „ Recalled LHP Anthony Banda from Durham (IL). TORONTO BLUE JAYS „ Optioned OF Dalton Pompey to Buffalo (IL).National LeagueARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS „ Optioned RHPs Silvino Bracho and Jake Barrett to Reno (PCL). COLORADO ROCKIES „ Sent RHP Rayan Gonzalez to Lancaster (Cal) for a rehab assignment. LOS ANGELES DODGERS „ Sent 3B Logan Forsythe to Rancho Cucamonga (Cal) for a rehab assignment. PITTSBURGH PIRATES „ Sent RHP Joe Musg rove to Indianapolis (IL) for a rehab assignment. SCOREBOARD Today AUTO RACING 8:05 a.m. ESPN2 „ Formula One, Spanish Grand Prix, at Barcelona, Spain BOWLING Noon ESPN „ PBA Tour, Elias Cup Finals, at Portland, Maine (taped) COLLEGE BASEBALL Noon ESPN2 „ Texas A&M at Arkansas FS1 „ Kansas at Kansas St. CYCLING 3 p.m. NBCSN „ Amgen Tour of California, stage 1, at Long Beach, Calif. GOLF 1 p.m. NBC „ PGA Tour, The Players Championship, “ nal round, at Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. 3:30 p.m. GOLF „ European PGA Tour, Rocco Forte Sicilian Open, “ nal round, at Sicily, Italy (same-day tape) MLB 1 p.m. MLB „ Regional coverage, Chicago White Sox at Chicago Cubs OR Texas at Houston 7 p.m. ESPN „ Washington at Arizona NBA 2:30 p.m. ABC „ NBA playoffs, Eastern Conference “ nals, Game 1, Cleveland at Boston NHL 7 p.m. NBCSN „ NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, Eastern Conference “ nals, Game 1, Washington at Tampa Bay SOCCER 9 a.m. BRAVO „ Premier League, Tottenham vs. Leicester City CNBC „ Premier League, Swansea City vs. Stoke City E! „ Premier League, West Ham United vs. Everton MSNBC „ Premier League, Hudders“ eld vs. Arsena NBC „ Premier League, Liverpool vs. Brighton & Hove Albion NBCSN „ Premier League, Newcastle vs. Chelsea OLY CHANNEL Premier League, Burnley vs. Bournemouth OXY Premier League, Crystal Palace vs. West Bromwich Albion SYFY „ Premier League, Southampton vs. Manchester City USA „ Premier League, Manchester United vs. Watford 3 p.m. ESPN „ MLS, Seattle at Portland 5 p.m. FS1 „ MLS, Atanta United at Orlando City 7:30 p.m. FS1 „ MLS, N.Y. City FC at Los Angeles FCON AIR By Larry LageThe Associated PressWINNIPEG, Mani-toba „ Dustin Byfuglien scored about a minute after the puck dropped and the Winnipeg Jets built a three-goal lead early in the first period and went on to beat the Vegas Golden Knights 4-2 on Saturday night in Game 1 of the West-ern Conference final.Patrik Laine and Joel Armia had goals 46 seconds apart to put the Jets up 3-0. Mark Scheifele gave Winnipeg a 4-1 lead midway through the second period with his 12th goal this postseason.Brayden McNabb scored midway through the first and William Karlsson late in the second period to pull Vegas within two, but the expansion team couldnt get closer.Winnipegs Connor Hellebuyck made 18 saves. Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 22 shots for the Golden Knights.The Jets will host Game 2 on Monday night before the series shifts to Las Vegas.Winnipeg, which is making its deepest playoff run in franchise history, appeared to be in rhythm less than 48 hours after advancing past top-seeded Nashville.Vegas, meanwhile, seemed rusty after resting for nearly a week after eliminating San Jose in the second round.Or, maybe the Jets are just that good.Winnipegs fast, deep and talented team had 114 points this season, trailing only the Preda-tors league-high total by three points.The hard-charging, smooth-passing Jets put the Pacific Division champions on their heels right from the start and didnt relent.White-clad, towel-twirling raucous fans in the arena „ and packed on surrounding streets „ were fired up before the game started. And, they were given plenty of opportunities to cel-ebrate in the opening minutes.Byfugliens slap shot 1:05 into the game off a drop pass from Scheifele put Winnipeg up 1-0. That ignited the party-like atmosphere in a relatively cozy arena with just 16,345 seats and a low ceiling.Jets jump on Golden Knights early for winWinnipeg Jets Patrik Laine (29) celebrates his goal on Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) during the “ rst period of Game 1 of the Western Conference “ nal, Saturday in Winnipeg, Manitoba. [JOHN WOODS/THE CANADIAN PRESS VIA THE ASSOCIATED PRESS]

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** The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 C5ByJanieMcCauleyTheAssociatedPressOAKLAND,Calif.„StephenCurryandDraymondGreen admireRocketscoachMikeDAntonifromafarforhowhe empowersallhisplayerstobe scorers. Nomatterwhoyouare,justletitfly„andfortheRock-etsthatmeansregularlyfrom3-pointrange.Andintransi-tionwheneverpossible.GoldenStatecoachSteve KerrpraisesDAntonifor influencingthewayNBA teamsnowplayoffense:thepaceandthespace;preciseballmovementandplayingsmall withoutatraditionalcenter; shootingatwillandshootingfromwayback.Still,forallhissuccessin leadingtheWeststopteam thisseason,DAntonimight needachampionshiptovali-datehisstyle.StandinginthewayarethedefendingchampionWarriors,whoopenthebest-of-seven WesternConferencefinalsatHoustononMondaynight.Heempowerseveryone toshootthebasketball,andthatsdangerous,ŽsaidGreen,GoldenStatesbruisingfor-ward.Thatswhyhesbeensosuccessful,especiallyonthat sideoftheballwithanyteam hesevercoachedbecausethatsdefinitelyanareawherehesamastermind.DAntonidownplayshissig-nificanceindevelopingtodaysgame. Ithinkalotofthingscom-binedtochangeit,Žhesaid. One,theychangedtherules and,two,theanalyticpeoplecameinandputvalidationover3sandstuffweweredoingin Phoenix.Yeah,wekindof jumpedouttherebecauseof theteamwehadandSteve Nashbeforeanybodyreally caughton.Anditworked.So inalittlesensepartofit,buttherewasalotoffactors.ŽDAntonisteamsrecall thoserunning,high-flying DenverNuggetsofthe80s, ledbyAlexEnglish,DanIsselandKikiVanDeWeghe.WhileKerrhaslong expressedhowmuchhe learnedfrommentorGregg PopovichoftheSanAntonioSpurs,henotes,IwasinspiredbyMike.ŽTheguywhodeservesthe mostcreditforchangingthe waytheleagueisplayedis MikeDAntoni,ŽKerrsaid.Hestheguywhojustelimi-natedthecenterpositionand said,Letsgosmallandfastandshootmore3s.ŽNotthatKerrwasimmediatelyconvincedsuchastyle wouldwork.Afterall,whileSunsgeneralmanagerin2008,hetradedAll-StarShawnMariontoMiamiforShaquilleONeal,whohardlyfitthat focusofplay.KerrhascalleditabadmoveŽalltheseyears later. DAntonileftforNewYork attheendofthatseasonand went121-167beforeresigningfromtheKnicksinMarch 2012.ButCarmeloAnthonywasnevercomfortablewithorcommittedtoDAntonisway.TheHoustoncoachhassaidmosteverybodydoubtedhissystem,butthegamehasevolved. Intheolddays,youhad kindofthreeout,twoin,you hadyourtraditionalpower forward,whetheritwasKarl MaloneorCharlesOakley orsomebodylikethatwho wasgoingtomaybeshoota15-footer,buthewasgoingtobebangingdowninthepaint,ŽKerrsaid.Mikeeliminatedthatand createdallthatmuchmorespace....Theinfluenceisthereinthestrategyandthenoverthelast10yearseveryplayerintheleaguehasspenthissum-mersshooting5003-pointersaday.ŽKerrspartnershipwith DAntonilastedonlythat 2007-08seasoninPhoenix beforeDAntoniboltedfor NewYork.Adecadelater,the67-year-oldDAntonihasenjoyedhismostsuccessfulstintinthesetwoseasonswiththeRockets.Hisinfluencehasreachedthecollegegame,too. Inthesummerof2014,TaraVanDerveer,thewomensHallofFamecoachfromStanford,calledonDAntoniforan assistSheneededtorevamp heroffensefromtheCardi-nalstried-and-truetriangle.DAntonihelpedwiththetransition. FacingaDAntoniteam, Curryispreparedtodefend constantpick-and-rolls. Heunderstandsthefastand creativetempoatwhichDAntonisteamplays.Iguessyoudcallitunortho-doxwhenitcomestothethingsthathetries,ŽCurrysaid.ButitseemsthatanybodywhogoesandplaysforDAntonissystemtheiroffensivenumbersgoouttheroof,justbecauseheknowshowtoputguysintherightpositionsandinstillconfidencewhenyoureouttheretomake plays.Ž DavidLee,anex-Warrior, playedforDAntoniwiththeKnicks.CurrysaysLeespokeofhowDAntonisoughttobring outthebestinhisplayers.Soheshadagreattrack recordofputtingupcrazyoffensivenumbersandwhat-not,ŽCurrysaid.Andasa guywatchingteamsheusedtocoachhewasalwaysfuntowatch.Ž SPORTS TICKER INBRIEFMADRID KvitovaoutlastsBertens for3rdMadridOpentitleWhenPetraKvitova thoughtshecouldnt goon,theCzechhitthe criticalshotstofinally edgeKikiBertensand claimarecordthird MadridOpentitleonSaturday. Kvitovaoutlasted Bertens7-6(6),4-6, 6-3inagruelingfinal decidedwhenthe unseededDutchplayer hitabackhandlong onthefinalpointafternearlythreehours.EverythingthatIhadinmybody,Ijusttriedtoputitout,evenifitwasvery,verytoughtoday,ŽsaidKvitova,whowas playingher11thmatchin13daysafteralsowin-ningthePragueOpenlastweekend.Inthethirdset(.)I wasreallythinkingthat Icantdoitanymore. Butthenwhenyoustep(into)theshotagain,youarejusttryingtohitthereturn,youplaytherally,theserves,whatever.Webothshouldbeveryproudofthisbeautifulfinalweplayed.ŽKvitovapreviouslywonontheMadridclayin2011and2015.ThisthirdwintooktheCzechs careertotalto24titles,includingfourinthefirst fivemonthsof2018.BARCELONA,SPAINHamiltontakespolefor SpanishGPwithrecordLewisHamiltonendedSebastianVettelsdomi-nantruninFormulaOnequalifyingbysettingatrackrecordandwiningpolepositionforthe SpanishGrandPrixonSaturday. Hamiltonhadalap of1minute,16.173secondsattheCircuitdeBarcelona-Catalunya, onlyfourhundredthsofasecondaheadofMer-cedesteammateValtteriBottas. Vettel,whowonthreestraightpoles,willstartthird,followedbyFerrariteammateKimiRaikkonen. RedBulldriversMax VerstappenandDanielRicciardowerefifthandsixth,respectively.Ineededthispole. Ivenothadpolefora while,ŽHamiltonsaid. Itwasveryclosebut Imveryhappy.Its importantformetoget b ackintoagoodpositioninqualifying,itsusuallyastrengthofmine.ŽItwasarecordextending74thpoleforHamilton. COLUMBIA,S.C.S.Carolinaplansstatue ofhoopsstarWilsonBasketballstarAja WilsonisgettingastatueatSouthCarolina.UniversityPresident HarrisPastidesclosed graduationceremonies Saturdaybyannouncing theschoolplanstobuild astatueofthenationalplayeroftheyear.WilsonhelpedSouth Carolinawinthe2017NCAAtitleandleftastheschoolsall-timescoring leader.Wilsonreceived aloudovationwhenshe walkedacrossthestageforherdiploma.ShewastheNo.1pick intheWNBAdraftandwillplayfortheLasVegas Acesthissummer. TheAssociatedPress TheAssociatedPressHOUSTON„Justin ReidusedtofrequenthisolderbrothershousetowatchNFLgame filmandstudygamepreparations. TheTexansrookie safetywasatStanfordthen,andthevisitsgavehimabehind-the-sceneslookattheNFLlifeofhisolderbrother,EricReid,whowasthrivingwiththeSanFrancisco49ers.OnFridayafternoon, JustinReidwaslooking forwardtocallinghis brotherbackintheBay AreatotalkaboutDay1 ofhisownNFLjourneywithHouston.Earlierthisweek,the NFLplayersunionfiled anon-injurygrievanceonbehalfofEric Reid,nowafreeagentafterfiveseasonsinSanFrancisco,includinga ProBowlrookieseason in2013.EricReidhas beenastrongsupporterofformer49ers quarterbackColinKaepernick,whoin2016 becamethefirstplayer tokneelduringthenationalanthemtopro-testpolicebrutalityandracialinequality.Lastweek,EricReid filedacollusionclaim similartoonefiledby Kaepernickin2017 whereseveralleague ownersandexecutives weredeposed,includingTexansownerBobMcNair. JustinReidsaidhehe hasnthadalotoftime todigesthisfeelingson hisbrothersdecisions „buthesupportsallo f them. Improudofmy brotherandsupportive ofeverythinghedoes, thesamewayIsupport allofmyfamilymembers,ŽJustinReidsaid. Iftheybelievewhat theyredoingisright,thentheyshoulddoit.ŽAskedtodescribeforNFLownerswhatkindo f personhisolderbrotheris,JustinReidvouchedforhim,emphatically.Youshouldjustholdaconversationwithhim,ŽJustinReidsaid.Iwont speakforEric,Illlethim deliverhisownmessage.Butifyouheldaconver-sationwithhim,then youdreallyunderstandwhathesstandingfor.Ž TheTexansusedtheirfirstdraftpickonJustinReid,selectinghim68thoverallinthethirdround.Heisexpected tocompetewithAndre Halatfreesafetynext tostrongsafetyTyrann Mathieu,whoplayed alongsideEricReidatLSU. CoachBillOBrienpraisedJustinReidforhissize,speedandsmarts. Reidraisedeyebrowsat theNFLcombinewith a40-yarddashtimeo f 4.40seconds,second-fastestamongsafeties.Hesaguythatsa versatileguywhocandosomedifferentthingsforus,helpusonspecialteamsandobviously, helpusondefense,Ž OBriensaid.Hejustgothere,sowellseehowhedoesinoursystem.Ž Texans Reidsays brother gavehim jumpstart RocketscoachDAntoni empowershisshooters HoustonRocketsheadcoachMikeDAntonishoutstohisteamduringGame4ofthesecond-roundseries againsttheUtahJazz,May6inSaltLakeCity.[PHOTOSBYRICKBOWMER/ASSOCIATEDPRESSFILEPHOTO] HoustonRocketsguardChrisPaul,right,putsupashotoverUtahJazz centerRudyGobertduringGame4.TheguywhodeservesthemostcreditforchangingthewaytheleagueisplayedisMike DAntoni.Hestheguywhojusteliminatedthecenterpositionandsaid,Letsgosmallandfast andshootmore3s.ŽGoldenStateWarriorsheadcoachSteveKerr

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** C6 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News HeraldWell, I couldnt swim for about two months and I couldnt really run and I couldnt ride outside, so I just rode on my trainer (bike) inside for the winter,Ž he said. It was pretty mundane and boring, but I rode it as much as I could until my body could finally recover. Im very happy to get back here. I knew I had the capability in me (to win the race). I kind of rushed to get back as fast as possible. Ive got a couple of key races later in the year, but I wanted to do this race to test my fitness and see where I was and I was pretty happy with the result.Ž It was his second 70.3 title after winning in Raleigh, North Carolina last year. With the win he qualifies for the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Nelson Mandela Bay, South Africa, though he said he wont be attending, instead choosing to focus on the IRONMAN 140.6 World Championship in Kona, Hawaii. Jackson finished 11th in his age group at last years 70.3 World Championship in Chattanooga, Tennessee. A Pittsburgh native, Jackson was a college swimmer at the University of Pittsburgh before taking up triathlon in 2011. The swimming component has been his strength as a competitor, though he feared after his wreck that it might end up being negated. I was really worried about my swim there for a while, that my strength would be taken away from me,Ž Jackson said. Fortunately, I had no problem with it and it doesnt bother me at all. Im fortunate. The doctor set me up well.Ž Florencia Morales was the first female finisher, as the 39-year-old Argentine completed her race in 4:39:46. Its her first 70.3 victory after finishing second in last years 70.3 Gulf Coast Triathlon, coming in 9:30 behind the American Rachel Olson. Im so happy,Ž Morales said. I wasnt expecting this at all. I was second at mile 11 (of the 13.1-mile run). After the second lap, someone yelled at me, two minutes behind. I never thought I would catch up, but I had to speed up just in case.Ž Morales, who is in just her third year of competing in triathlon, said she plans on going to South Africa for the 70.3 World Championship, as well as Kona for the 140.3 event. Im excited,Ž she said, but I know its going to be tough.Ž The top local finisher was Panama City Beach resident David Shearon, who took 44th overall and fourth in the 45-49 age group with a time of 4:39:06. In his 33rd year of competing in triathlons, the 48-year-old said he was proud of not only his race Saturday but of his ability to compete at high level for so many years. Ive worked really hard. Everybody that knows who I am knows this has been a lifetime of dedication for me,Ž he said. Ive done 33 years of triathlons, 185,000 miles of biking, and 50,000 miles of running. You dont know when its going to be your last one, but I had a great race today and Im grateful.Ž IRONMAN From Page C1 Runners make their way down Front Beach Road during the IRONMAN 70.3 on Saturday. [PHOTOS BY JOSHUA BOUCHER/THE NEWS HERALD] Swimmers emerge from the Gulf of Mexico during the IRONMAN 70.3 on Saturday. Triathletes transition from swimming to biking during the IRONMAN 70.3 on Saturday. Runners do another lap during the half-marathon portion of the IRONMAN 70.3. Fans cheer on runners during the IRONMAN 70.3 on Saturday. Swimmers rinse off saltwater during the IRONMAN 70.3 on Saturday.

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** The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 D1 CELEBRATE COMMUNITY Celebrate Community is a partnership between The News Herald and local businesses to highlight the little things that make this area unique, that cause us to love it. Each Sunday in this space, well write about one of the topics important to our areas core. Email story ideas to Jan Waddy at jwaddy@pcnh. com. COMING UPIn recognition of Armed Forces Day,the community is invited to celebrate active duty military and veterans from 5-5:45 p.m. Thursday at Gulf Coast State College. Free event includes an Air Force yover and groundbreaking for GCSCs Military & Veterans Resource Center. KIDFESTThe 25th annual Kidfest is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Central Panhandle Fairgrounds with nearly 100 childrens activities and stage entertainment; presented by Early Education and Care Head Start Program.Admission is free. INSIDEExtension Connection D2 You Can Help D3 Botanists Corner D3 Tracing Pasts D4 Pets of the Week D4 Community Connections D4 Society D5 Whats Happening D6 Sunday Crossword D6 By Genevieve Smith850-522-5118 | @PCNHGenevieve gsmith@pcnh.comPANAMA CITY „ All Bay District School students will be out for summer break by the beginning of June, and Bay County has a variety of camps to keep your student busy „ and having fun „ until the new school year.The Panama City Beach Parks and Recreation Department is offering a few new camps this year, such as sewing, STEM, and diving, as part of the depart-ment's extensive list to keep students occupied till school returns in August.We welcome any and everybody who is ready to have fun and make memories,Ž said Erin Conley, recreation coordinator for the Panama City Beach Parks and Recreation Department.A variety of PCB Summer Camps are designed for stu-dents ages from ages 4 to 18 insubjects such as sports, art, mermaid, dinosaur, and dancing camps.Sessions run from June 11 through Aug. 10andtake place at Frank Brown Park, as well as other beach locations, from beach volleyball at the City Pier, archery at Aaron Bessant Park and golf at Holiday Golf Clubtoarts and crafts at Palms Conference Center andtumbling or sewing at theLyndell Conference Center."Its just something each week to do different if they decide to," Conley said. "We always want to have a lot of options for them to enjoy their summer."Mermaid Camp, June 18-22,for ages6 to 12 at Frank Brown Park's PCB Aquatic Center includes a mermaid bathing suit, tail and monofin. Cookin' at the Beach, July 23-27atEdgewater Beach Resort and Conference Center,is designed for ages 11 to 15. Students will workalongside an executive chef and his team from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. during the week „ and parents get to enjoy a lunch prepared by their student on thefinalday.Registration began May 1 and each camp has a limited number of spaces.To sign your child up for a camp, parents will have tocome to the Frank Brown Park Community Center, 16200 Panama City Beach Parkway, from 8 a.m.to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday; only original registration forms will be accepted.Another option for parents looking for an enriching,summer long pro-gram is Bay District Schools' Bay Base, whichstarts June 7 from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at local elementary schools Beach, Breakfast Point, Hiland Park, Oakland Ter-race, Parker, Tommy Smith, and Tyndall for incoming Pre-Kindergarten (K4) through fifth-grade stu-dents. Bay Base is reasonably priced andhosts a variety of activities, such as field trips, sports andarts. What else can kids do this summer to make memories, have fun and learn? Is your student interested in STEM?2018 Summer Camp at the Science and Discovery Center, 308 Airport Road, is running all summer long for ages 4-12 and includes a week on Star Wars and Space, Wizards, Witchesand Spells, Mad Scientist, Dinosaur Roar, Animal Adventures, Bug IG, CSIand Superheroes, Legends of Piratesand Mermaids, and Reptiles and Amphibians. Full-day and half-day camps are offered, as well as before and after care „ a great option for working parents.Gulf Coast is hosting STEM camps at the GCSC campus: Unmanned Vehicle Systems (Drones) from June 25-29 and Cyber Patriot Cyber Security from July 16-20.The STEM Institute at Florida State University Panama City, 4750 Collegiate Drive, will host Fun with Forensics: A CSI Camp for rising sixth through eighth graders interested in the science used in crime solving. The camp will be July 10-12, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cost is $40 per student. Visit the FSU PC website for more STEM summer camp activities such as The Phys-ics of Dance, Project Lead the Way, and the Summer Rising Camps for rising eighth graders June 18-22, Summer Camps: Discover possibilitiesFind a theme best suited for your child.Makenzie Kelley laughs as Ashley Steen pours lime juice into refried beans at Edgewater Beach and Golf Resort Conference Center in July 2017 during Cookin at the Beach. Students learn recipes and cooking techniques during the summer camp. [JOSHUA BOUCHER/THE NEWS HERALD] See CAMPS, D2MORE INFORMATIONKarate Training Center: 850-785-2024 FSU PC STEM Institute: https://pc.fsu.edu/about-us/stem-institute/stem-camps Gulf Coast State College: https://www.gulfcoast.edu/community/youth-programs, 850-767-4539 Science and Discovery Center: www.scienceanddiscoverycenter.org, 850-769-6128 Tonies Dance Workshop: ToniesDanceWorkshop.com, 850-769-8169, 850-769-5401 St. Andrews Bay Yacht Club: http://www.stabyc.com/Waterfront/Summer-Sailing-Program.aspx, The Young Photographer at The Light Room: www.thelightroompc.com, 850-818-0475 CityArts Cooperative: http://www.cityartscooperative.com The Boys & Girls Club of Bay County: 850-624-9573, 850-763-3546 UF/IFAS: http://sfyl.ifas.u” .edu/bay/events/, 850-784-6105 PCB Parks and Rec: https://www.panamacitybeachparksandrecreation.com/summer-camps.html Bay Base: http://www.bay.k12.” .us/studentservices/BayBase/SummerProgram.aspx

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** D2 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News Herald Apalachicola Bay (Eastern Time)DAY TIDE TIME FT. TIDE TIME FT.DAY TIDE TIME FT. TIDE TIME FT.H=High Tide, L=Low Tide 5/13 H 3:48 a.m. 1.3 L 9:11 a.m. 0.8 H 2:39 p.m. 1.6 L 10:08 p.m. 0.0 5/14 H 4:51 a.m. 1.4 L 9:50 a.m. 0.9 H 3:03 p.m. 1.6 L 10:46 p.m. -0.1 5/15 H 5:50 a.m. 1.5 L 10:28 a.m. 1.1 H 3:31 p.m. 1.7 L 11:26 p.m. -0.3 5/16 H 6:49 a.m. 1.5 L 11:05 a.m. 1.2 H 4:03 p.m. 1.8 L --5/17 H 7:48 a.m. 1.5 L 12:09 a.m. -0.4 H 4:40 p.m. 1.8 L 11:44 a.m. 1.3 5/18 H 8:48 a.m. 1.5 L 12:58 a.m. -0.4 H 5:23 p.m. 1.8 L 12:28 p.m. 1.3 5/19 H 9:48 a.m. 1.5 L 1:52 a.m. -0.3 H 6:14 p.m. 1.7 L 1:24 p.m. 1.3 5/20 H 10:44 a.m. 1.4 L 2:51 a.m. -0.2 H 7:14 p.m. 1.6 L 2:42 p.m. 1.3 5/21 H 11:32 a.m. 1.4 L 3:55 a.m. -0.1 H 8:32 p.m. 1.4 L 4:20 p.m. 1.2 5/22 H 12:11 p.m. 1.4 L 5:00 a.m. 0.1 H 10:12 p.m. 1.2 L 5:53 p.m. 1.0 5/23 H --L 6:02 a.m. 0.3 H 12:44 p.m. 1.4 L 7:08 p.m. 0.7 5/24 H 12:12 a.m. 1.2 L 6:59 a.m. 0.5 H 1:12 p.m. 1.4 L 8:07 p.m. 0.5 5/25 H 2:04 a.m. 1.2 L 7:49 a.m. 0.7 H 1:37 p.m. 1.5 L 8:58 p.m. 0.2 5/26 H 3:31 a.m. 1.2 L 8:34 a.m. 0.8 H 2:00 p.m. 1.5 L 9:43 p.m. 0.0 5/27 H 4:38 a.m. 1.3 L 9:14 a.m. 1.0 H 2:22 p.m. 1.6 L 10:24 p.m. -0.1 5/28 H 5:33 a.m. 1.4 L 9:50 a.m. 1.1 H 2:45 p.m. 1.6 L 11:02 p.m. -0.2 5/29 H 6:20 a.m. 1.4 L 10:23 a.m. 1.2 H 3:11 p.m. 1.6 L 11:37 p.m. -0.2 5/30 H 7:00 a.m. 1.4 L 10:56 a.m. 1.2 H 3:41 p.m. 1.7 L --5/31 H 7:37 a.m. 1.4 L 12:09 a.m. -0.2 H 4:15 p.m. 1.7 L 11:31 a.m. 1.2 6/1 H 8:11 a.m. 1.4 L 12:40 a.m. -0.2 H 4:54 p.m. 1.6 L 12:11 p.m. 1.2 6/2 H 8:46 a.m. 1.4 L 1:11 a.m. -0.1 H 5:36 p.m. 1.6 L 12:57 p.m. 1.2 6/3 H 9:21 a.m. 1.5 L 1:43 a.m. -0.1 H 6:24 p.m. 1.5 L 1:53 p.m. 1.2 6/4 H 9:57 a.m. 1.5 L 2:19 a.m. 0.0 H 7:19 p.m. 1.4 L 3:00 p.m. 1.1 6/5 H 10:33 a.m. 1.5 L 2:59 a.m. 0.1 H 8:25 p.m. 1.3 L 4:17 p.m. 1.0 6/6 H 11:08 a.m. 1.5 L 3:44 a.m. 0.2 H 9:49 p.m. 1.1 L 5:34 p.m. 0.9 6/7 H 11:40 a.m. 1.5 L 4:34 a.m. 0.4 H 11:27 p.m. 1.1 L 6:41 p.m. 0.7 6/8 H --L 5:28 a.m. 0.5 H 12:10 p.m. 1.5 L 7:36 p.m. 0.5 6/9 H 1:10 a.m. 1.1 L 6:25 a.m. 0.7 H 12:39 p.m. 1.6 L 8:24 p.m. 0.2Following are hour/minute adjustments to compute tide times at other locations: Sikes cut: high tide 1:11 earlier, low tide 1:12 earlier; West Pass: high tide and low tide :27 earlier; Carrabelle: high tide 1:25 earlier, low tide 2:13 earlier. Tid e c h artsForecasts and graphics provided by AccuWeather Inc. 2018 Panama City at St. Andrews Pass (Central Time)DAY TIDE TIME FT. TIDE TIME FT.DAY TIDE TIME FT. TIDE TIME FT.H=High Tide, L=Low Tide 5/13 H 8:38 a.m. 1.2 L --H --L 5:31 p.m. 0.1 5/14 H 8:48 a.m. 1.3 L --H --L 6:23 p.m. -0.1 5/15 H 9:13 a.m. 1.5 L --H --L 7:21 p.m. -0.2 5/16 H 9:49 a.m. 1.7 L --H --L 8:26 p.m. -0.3 5/17 H 10:34 a.m. 1.7 L --H --L 9:36 p.m. -0.4 5/18 H 11:25 a.m. 1.8 L --H --L 10:44 p.m. -0.4 5/19 H --L --H 12:19 p.m. 1.7 L 11:45 p.m. -0.4 5/20 H --L --H 1:14 p.m. 1.6 L --5/21 H --L 12:34 a.m. -0.3 H 2:09 p.m. 1.4 L --5/22 H --L 1:09 a.m. -0.1 H 3:03 p.m. 1.2 L --5/23 H --L 1:25 a.m. 0.1 H 4:08 p.m. 0.9 L --5/24 H 9:02 a.m. 0.9 L 1:12 a.m. 0.4 H 7:24 p.m. 0.6 L 4:06 p.m. 0.5 5/25 H 8:16 a.m. 1.0 L 12:06 a.m. 0.5 H --L 4:56 p.m. 0.3 5/26 H 8:07 a.m. 1.2 L --H --L 5:39 p.m. 0.1 5/27 H 8:18 a.m. 1.4 L --H --L 6:20 p.m. -0.1 5/28 H 8:39 a.m. 1.5 L --H --L 7:01 p.m. -0.2 5/29 H 9:06 a.m. 1.6 L --H --L 7:44 p.m. -0.2 5/30 H 9:37 a.m. 1.6 L --H --L 8:29 p.m. -0.2 5/31 H 10:11 a.m. 1.6 L --H --L 9:14 p.m. -0.2 6/1 H 10:46 a.m. 1.6 L --H --L 9:58 p.m. -0.2 6/2 H 11:22 a.m. 1.5 L --H --L 10:38 p.m. -0.2 6/3 H 11:56 a.m. 1.5 L --H --L 11:10 p.m. -0.1 6/4 H --L --H 12:27 p.m. 1.4 L 11:35 p.m. -0.1 6/5 H --L --H 12:51 p.m. 1.2 L 11:52 p.m. 0.1 6/6 H --L --H 12:51 p.m. 1.1 L 11:58 p.m. 0.2 6/7 H 9:46 a.m. 0.9 L --H --L 11:46 p.m. 0.3 6/8 H 8:09 a.m. 0.9 L --H --L 10:49 p.m. 0.5 6/9 H 7:35 a.m. 1.1 L --H --L 4:27 p.m. 0.3Following are hour/minute adjustments to compute tide times at other locations: Parker: high tide 1:33 later, low tide 2:12 later; Laird Bayou: high tide 1:11 later, low tide :45 later; Downtown Panama City: high tide :42 later, low tide :30 later; Lynn Haven: high tide 1:08 later, low tide :40 later; Panama City Beach: high tide :38 earlier, low tide :54 earlier. East PassDestin (Central Time)DAY TIDE TIME FT. TIDE TIME FT.DAY TIDE TIME FT. TIDE TIME FT.H=High Tide, L=Low Tide 5/13 H 9:44 a.m. 0.6 L --H --L 6:47 p.m. 0.0 5/14 H 9:54 a.m. 0.6 L --H --L 7:39 p.m. 0.0 5/15 H 10:19 a.m. 0.7 L --H --L 8:37 p.m. -0.1 5/16 H 10:55 a.m. 0.8 L --H --L 9:42 p.m. -0.1 5/17 H 11:40 a.m. 0.8 L --H --L 10:52 p.m. -0.1 5/18 H --L --H 12:31 p.m. 0.9 L --5/19 H --L 12:00 a.m. -0.1 H 1:25 p.m. 0.8 L --5/20 H --L 1:01 a.m. -0.1 H 2:20 p.m. 0.8 L --5/21 H --L 1:50 a.m. -0.1 H 3:15 p.m. 0.7 L --5/22 H --L 2:25 a.m. 0.0 H 4:09 p.m. 0.6 L --5/23 H --L 2:41 a.m. 0.0 H 5:14 p.m. 0.4 L --5/24 H 10:08 a.m. 0.4 L 2:28 a.m. 0.1 H 8:30 p.m. 0.3 L 5:22 p.m. 0.2 5/25 H 9:22 a.m. 0.5 L 1:22 a.m. 0.2 H --L 6:12 p.m. 0.1 5/26 H 9:13 a.m. 0.6 L --H --L 6:55 p.m. 0.0 5/27 H 9:24 a.m. 0.7 L --H --L 7:36 p.m. 0.0 5/28 H 9:45 a.m. 0.7 L --H --L 8:17 p.m. -0.1 5/29 H 10:12 a.m. 0.8 L --H --L 9:00 p.m. -0.1 5/30 H 10:43 a.m. 0.8 L --H --L 9:45 p.m. -0.1 5/31 H 11:17 a.m. 0.8 L --H --L 10:30 p.m. -0.1 6/1 H 11:52 a.m. 0.8 L --H --L 11:14 p.m. -0.1 6/2 H --L --H 12:28 p.m. 0.7 L 11:54 p.m. -0.1 6/3 H --L --H 1:02 p.m. 0.7 L --6/4 H --L 12:26 a.m. 0.0 H 1:33 p.m. 0.7 L --6/5 H --L 12:51 a.m. 0.0 H 1:57 p.m. 0.6 L --6/6 H --L 1:08 a.m. 0.0 H 1:57 p.m. 0.5 L --6/7 H 10:52 a.m. 0.4 L 1:14 a.m. 0.1 H --L --6/8 H 9:15 a.m. 0.4 L 1:02 a.m. 0.1 H --L --6/9 H 8:41 a.m. 0.5 L 12:05 a.m. 0.2 H --L 5:43 p.m. 0.1 Port St. Joe (Eastern Time)DAY TIDE TIME FT. TIDE TIME FT.DAY TIDE TIME FT. TIDE TIME FT.H=High Tide, L=Low Tide 5/13 H 9:11 a.m. 1.3 L --H --L 5:36 p.m. 0.1 5/14 H 9:21 a.m. 1.4 L --H --L 6:28 p.m. -0.1 5/15 H 9:46 a.m. 1.7 L --H --L 7:26 p.m. -0.2 5/16 H 10:22 a.m. 1.9 L --H --L 8:31 p.m. -0.3 5/17 H 11:07 a.m. 1.9 L --H --L 9:41 p.m. -0.4 5/18 H 11:58 a.m. 2.0 L --H --L 10:49 p.m. -0.4 5/19 H --L --H 12:52 p.m. 1.9 L 11:50 p.m. -0.4 5/20 H --L --H 1:47 p.m. 1.8 L --5/21 H --L 12:39 a.m. -0.3 H 2:42 p.m. 1.6 L --5/22 H --L 1:14 a.m. -0.1 H 3:36 p.m. 1.3 L --5/23 H --L 1:30 a.m. 0.1 H 4:41 p.m. 1.0 L --5/24 H 9:35 a.m. 1.0 L 1:17 a.m. 0.4 H 7:57 p.m. 0.7 L 4:11 p.m. 0.6 5/25 H 8:49 a.m. 1.1 L 12:11 a.m. 0.6 H --L 5:01 p.m. 0.3 5/26 H 8:40 a.m. 1.3 L --H --L 5:44 p.m. 0.1 5/27 H 8:51 a.m. 1.6 L --H --L 6:25 p.m. -0.1 5/28 H 9:12 a.m. 1.7 L --H --L 7:06 p.m. -0.2 5/29 H 9:39 a.m. 1.8 L --H --L 7:49 p.m. -0.2 5/30 H 10:10 a.m. 1.8 L --H --L 8:34 p.m. -0.2 5/31 H 10:44 a.m. 1.8 L --H --L 9:19 p.m. -0.2 6/1 H 11:19 a.m. 1.8 L --H --L 10:03 p.m. -0.2 6/2 H 11:55 a.m. 1.7 L --H --L 10:43 p.m. -0.2 6/3 H --L --H 12:29 p.m. 1.7 L 11:15 p.m. -0.1 6/4 H --L --H 1:00 p.m. 1.6 L 11:40 p.m. -0.1 6/5 H --L --H 1:24 p.m. 1.3 L 11:57 p.m. 0.1 6/6 H --L --H 1:24 p.m. 1.2 L --6/7 H 10:19 a.m. 1.0 L 12:03 a.m. 0.2 H --L 11:51 p.m. 0.3 6/8 H 8:42 a.m. 1.0 L --H --L 10:54 p.m. 0.6 6/9 H 8:08 a.m. 1.2 L --H --L 4:32 p.m. 0.3 PANAMA CITY „Giant snakes and iguanas in swimming pools; alien trees popping up from thousands of viable seeds; terrifying climbing vines that choke and kill our trees; uncontrollable weeds that decimate farmers crops; pesky disease transmitting mosquitoes infecting people and livestock;venomous fish eating native reef fish in the Gulf of Mexico „ these are not scenes out of a sciencefiction movie, but an ecologists worst nightmare! These are real-life impacts inspired by Florida invasive species. The Florida Panhandle is an attractive temperate escape from harsh winters for visitors and guests. The Panhandle is equally attractive to plants, insects, and animals from all over the world. You may ask, well, whats the problem? For most introduced species, there really is no problem. Many non-native plants can be used in landscapes and are not a threat to our natural areas. Many insects/animals that escape domestication are unable to reproduce and establish feral colonies successfully. However, some creatures thrive without the pressure of natural pests found in their native lands and this is when we have a problem. So, what makes something an invasive species rather than just a standard pest? To be classified as invasive,Ž the species must cause economic, ecological, or human harm. It may be regulated by agencies such as United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) or Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS). Allowed to reproduce unchecked, invasive species can reduce biodiversity by outcompeting or preying on native plant, animal, and insect species. In ecological systems, there is always a trickle-down effect that may not be obvious at first glance. One plant species is likely to support multiple arthropods, reptiles, birds, and mammals„ not to mention soil microorganisms such as fungi and bacteria that we tend to forget about because we dont see them. When you lose or reduce that plant, the impact goes beyond that one species and upsets the natural balance. Billions of dollars are spent trying to prevent introduction and manage invasive species in the U.S. every year.How can you help to reduce invasive species?€ Only buy plants and animals from licensed dealers; follow rules for transporting across state lines. € Do not transport firewood; buy at or close to campsite to avoid moving insects and disease. € Never release pets or plants into the wild.Ž If you have a pet you are no longer able to keep or products of science experiments, check with Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (myfwc.com) about pet amnesty programs. € Be a citizen scientist;be able to recognize invasive species and eliminate from your own property, engage and educate friends and family, report sightings through the Early Detection & Distribution Mapping System(https:// www.eddmaps.org/)Want to learn more about invasive species?Upcoming events:Lion Tamer Dive Tournament: Saturday and Sunday, May 19-20; May 20 is Family Fun Day from 1-6 p.m. at Capt. Andersons Marina, 5550 N. Lagoon Drive, Panama City Beach. Visit the UF/IFAS Booth for invasive species information. (http:// diversdenpcb.com/ upcoming-events/liontamer-tournament/)Invasive Species Workshop & Air Potato Challenge: 9 a.m.to 5 p.m. June 6 at the UF/IFAS Extension office, 2728 E. 14th St., Panama City. Free event teaching about invasive species currently in our area or of potential concern. We will be distributing air potato leaf beetles from 9-12 (pre-registration required) and have a guest speaker from the UF Wildlife Ecology Department from noon to 1:30 p.m. for a bring your own lunch & learn.Ž Watch for details coming soon on our website at http://sfyl. ifas.ufl.edu/bay/ Julie McConnell is the horticulture agent with UF/IFAS Extension Bay County in Panama City. Reach her at 850784-6105 or juliebmcconnell@ufl.edu. To learn more about these topics and upcoming events. visit http://bay. ifas.ufl.edu or follow UF IFAS Extension Bay County on Facebook.EXTENSION CONNECTIONFloridas alien invaders J u l i e M c C o n n e l l Julie McConnell and ninth/10th graders June 25-29, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.Wakunda World of Technology: A FREE Summer STEaM Program for rising sixth-eighth grade Everitt and Jinks middle school students is fromJune 11 to July 26, Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (closed July 2-6). The program will include robotics, dance, art, coding, magnets, and SeaPerch. Applications available at Everitt Middle School, 608 School Ave., and Jinks Middle School, 600 West 11th St. Is your student wild about the outdoors?This summer, young women ages 6-18 attend-ing summer camp at Girls Inc. will get to learn about Florida fishing, hiking, and wildlife as well as the importance of taking care of the earth. Summer camp is offered at the Main Center and Beach Center. Camp runs June 11 to Aug. 10, Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. St. Andrews Bay Yacht Club has a variety of summer sailing sessions for beginner and intermediate sailors with camps for ages 5-10 and 11 and up.4-H Residential Summer County Camp for Bay, Gulf, Franklin and Wakulla countiesis July 9-13 at Camp Timpoochee, 4750 Timpoochee Lane, in Niceville.If your children are interested in learning about marine life, going fishing or snorkeling, 4-H is offering an overnight Marine Camp (for ages 8-13 from June 25-29 and for ages 14-17 is from July 16-20). Register: http://florida4h.org Is your student excited about athletics?Karate Training Camp, 3414 Jenks Ave., Panama City, will be from June 11-16 from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. for ages 5 and up. In addition to teaching karate skills and martial arts history, this camp will have basketball, vol-leyball, tumbling, and aerobics.Soccer Camp: West Ham United North American Academy 2018 Player ID Camp, June 14-16 for boys and girls ages 8-18, at Frank Nelson Park, 4105 West 23rd St., Panama City. Overseen by senior members of the West Ham United North American AcademyTonies Dance Workshop is hosting multiple camps in June and July including Princess Camp for ages 3-5, Leap into Summer Camp for ages 6-10, and Boys Ninja Zone for ages 5-11. Addi-tional information will be posted online.The Boys & Girls Club of Bay County will have summer swim lessons for pre-school ages children and older at all level of experience, Mondays through Thursdays in two-week sessions at the Aquatics Center, 3404 W. 19th St., in Panama City. Is your student drawn to the arts?The CityArts Coopera-tive summer camp will have drawing, painting, cartooning, animation, dance, & mixed media for students 9-14 on July 23-27 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.; $150, supplies included.4-H Grilling Camp from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 18-20 at the UF/IFAS Extension Bay County office, 2728 E. 14th St., Panama City, will teach students 11 and older how to grill and prepare them for the District Grill Competition. Cost is $50. Details, 850-784-6105 or http://bay.ifas.ufl.eduCake Decorating from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 18-20 at the UF/IFAS Extension Bay County office, 2728 E. 14th St., Panama City, will teach students 11 and older the art of cake decorating. Cost is $50. Details, 850-784-6105 or http://bay.ifas.ufl.eduThe Young Photographer Kids Camp at The Light Room, 306 Harrison Ave., June 12-15 and July 17-20. Kids ages 9-16 will learn about digital cameras, practice photography, use Photoshop, take home a small portfolio of prints, and experiment with dif-ferent types of film. A digital camera is required for this camp but several cameras will be available to borrow. CAMPSFrom Page D1

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** The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 D3PANAMA CITY „ The picture youre seeing of the palm was planted near the BX at Tyndall Air Force Baseseveral months ago. As you can see, the dead fronds are still on the palm. Theyve recently removed the wooden frame but have they been watering them on a regular basis? At the nursery, where they came from, they were probably watered at least twice a week. During the months of February through April, Tyndall received approximately 9.44 inches of rain. This is not enough for the palms to survive. Im hoping they can solve the problem because those palms are over30 years old. Plants, seeds, insects A booklet you might purchase at this time is called Floridas Best Native Landscape Plants,Ž available through the University of Florida at Gainesville. You may have to go online to find one. The following are four plants you may add to your garden at this time. Beautiful TrustŽ Korean bellflower (Campanula takesimana) has bloomsthat rise on tall stems. Its large leaves make the flowers more visible. Since the flowers are so dainty, group three or more plants together. Tower WhiteŽ columbine (Aquilegia vulgaris flore-pleno) are excellent plants for hummingbirds to enjoy the nectar. The blooms are white and will brighten up a shady area. Babywing White begonia (Begonia hybrid) is a great space-saver. Because the crisp white flowers have thick petals and a waxy texture, theyre great at reflecting light. These plants are excellent in combination of Red DragonŽ Caladium. For easy to grow cut flowers, you might add Sonata WhiteŽ Cosmos. Butterflies like to visit these 3-inch flowers. This is a good month to seed vegetables, fruits, and flowers that need warm soil to germinate. This includes beans, squash, alera, watermelons, cucumbers, southern peas, pumpkins, peanuts, and corn. Easy flowers to grow include globe amaranth, marigold, Indian blankets, cosmos, sunflowers, spider flowers, and zinnias. Insects to check on are aphids and cutworms. Aphids are commonly found on camellia, crepe myrtle, gardenia, hibiscus, palms, and roses. Cutworms make a meal of almost any plant. A good insecticide will control these two insects. Howard C. Gray is a horticulturalist and former agent with the University of Florida Extension Office.BOTANIST'S CORNERTime to plant seeds Howard GrayA palm is planted at Tyndall Air Force Base. [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO] Submit your agency's needs to pcnhnews@pcnh. com with "You Can Help" in the subject line. Military Welcome Center The Military Welcome Center inside the Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport is looking for volunteers to meet and greet service members arriving at and traveling through the airport. Volunteers act as hosts offering military visitors a comfortable place to relax and refresh. To “ nd out more, call volunteer coordinator Carol Hertz at 850-265-1270. Family Service Agency Family Service Agency of Bay County is a 501c3 non-pro“ t at 114 E. Ninth St. Panama City. Donations and services are given to those in need for free, and donations are taxdeductible. Donations are accepted at the of“ ce from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday (closed Fridays and all holidays). For more information, call 850-785-1721, email FamilyServiceAgency@ comcast.net or visit www. FamilyServiceAgencyPC. org. FANS ARE DESPERATELY NEEDED: The agency is in serious need of fans for the elderly, those with medical conditions, and families with infants „ ” oor fans, table fans, oscillating fans, or box fans. Many clients cannot afford to run a/c units, or dont have them, and the heat can cause a serious health crisis. KITCHEN ITEMS: As temperatures rise, more orders are listing a need for ice cube trays. The agency is completely out of toasters. Thanks to a huge donation of cake/ muf“ n mixes, the agency is now in need of baking sheets, muf“ n pans, and cake pans. CLEANING SUPPLIES: The agency needs all-purpose spray (such as 409 or Fantastic) and toilet bowl cleanser for clients to keep their homes clean. DIABETIC SUPPLIES: A donation of test strips for the Freedom Freestyle diabetic testing meter came in a few weeks ago. It is the original „ not Freestyle Lite, and now the agency needs meters to match them. These test strips are very expensive and the agency doesn't want to see these go to waste. The agency appreciates any special effort in helping them get these meters. MEDICAL EQUIPMENT: Needs include shower chairs, transfer benches, standard wheelchairs, transport wheelchairs, a talking medication reminder box, and baby monitors (for elderly caregivers and baby rooms). The agency already has an abundance of walkers, canes, and bedside commodes. MEDICAL SUPPLY: The agency can no longer take any more adult diapers with tabs/tapes, braces, slings, supports or crutches. The agency has no space left to put them and apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause. LINEN ROOM: Standard pillows, blankets and shower liners/hooks The agency is in need of bottled water for clients and donors who come in exhausted from the heat.News Herald Staff ReportsYOU CAN HELP LA TIMES CROSSWORD ANSWERS

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** D4 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News HeraldBy Marc Strickland The Bay County Genealogical SocietyDNA is easy to spell. Understanding Deoxyribonucleic Acid can be intimidating. The newly formed Northwest Florida Genetic Genealogy Society (NFGGS) is planning to change all of that. NFGGS officially organized April 14 and meets on the third Saturday of the month from4-5:30 p.m. at the Niceville Family History Center, 1100 South Palm Boulevard in Niceville. The approach is not to simply understand DNA, but how to use it in the research of genetic genealogy. The approach our society is taking is to treat genealogy, and genetic genealogy like town bullies and confront them head-on and as a group of fed-up neighbors,Ž explained Marc Strickland, who chided, We are fed up and were not taking it anymore.Ž Bill Streitz, Mike Kleypas,and Strickland are the co-founders. All three were in a FamilySearch Family Tree genealogy class together and discovered they had a common interest in learning more about DNA and genetic genealogy. It did not take long for the three to realize they also had a common approach to learning more about it. If you cant explain it simply, dont explain it at all,Ž Kleypas said. We dont want people trying to impress us with their knowledge or ability to say big words. We simply want to learn what we need to know to do simple genetic genealogical research.Ž We welcome anyone who wants to come, contribute, and learn about DNA. We give people a survey to determine what they know and what they want to learn,Ž said Streitz, whoalso manages a local group of fly fishers, in addition to working his genealogy. The society is free. There are no dues. There are no formalities. The group meets in the Niceville Family History Center. The next meeting is scheduled for May 19 from 4-5:30 p.m. An agenda is an essential part of every meeting and the three co-founders will publish and email one for each meeting. Meetings follow the format of 30 minutes of society business and one hour of DNA education. If you are interested in participating, simply send an email to Marc Strickland at marcstrickland5@gmail. com, and he will put your name in the database. You can remove it at any time. The May 19 meeting will feature John Marshall, who will make a presentation on understanding DNA at a very basic level. The society is working to be a clearinghouse of basic DNAand genetic genealogy information. There is a growing database of books and websites teaching the basics. We really dont want any 10-pound brains to wow us with what they know. Ours is more at a grade-school level and were happy that way,Ž Strickland said. Many times, people discusstheir DNAtesting results and dont even understand what they are talking about. It is really frustrating. We want to change that.Ž The society exists to help others overcome the fear they have of being in a group and feeling uncomfortable about asking what they consider to be a stupid question.Ž There are big plans and they would love it if you would join them.Strickland is trying to contact any and all genealogy societies and historical organizations in the 16 counties making up Northwest Florida. Please help this growing organization by spreading the word. Dont forget„ genealogy is in your genes.TRACING PASTSNorthwest Florida Genetic Genealoy SocietyCOMING UPWhat: 'Having Trouble Finding Direct Descendants in Your Family Tree?' by Priscilla Henry and Alvin Lee; monthly program sponsored by the Bay County Genealogical Society. Learn how collateral line genealogy can further your own family tree. Those cousins, aunts, uncles, great uncles and more can provide clues you need. When: 1 p.m. Saturday, May 19 Admission: Free; open to the public Details: http://www.northwest” oridagenealogy. com/bcgs/index.html Eagle, a 9-month-old American Pit Bull Terrierwith a short brindle and white coat,is a well-rounded dog. He is friendly, playful and confident. He is loves to show off his obedience skills and is a whiz when it comes to playing fetch. Eagle came to the shelter as a stray but has quickly become the staffs lunch-time companion. Eagle is up to date on his vaccinations, microchipped, neutered and would make a great addition to any family.His adoption fee is $25. You can come visit Eagle and his friends at Bay County Animal Services, 6401 Bay Line Drive, Panama City or call 850-767-3333.BAY COUNTY PET OF THE WEEK: 'EAGLE'Eagle is available from Bay County Animal Services. [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO] Ruthie came to Lucky Puppy Rescue preg-nant. She was a excellent mother, but her puppies have found good homes, and Ruthie has been spayed. She is a sweet-heart and gets along well with kids and dogs. If you can give this retired momma dog a loving home for Mother's Day, please complete the adoption application on theluckypuppy.org, email luckypuppyrescue@aol.com, or text/call 850-814-6500PET OF THE WEEK: 'RUTHIE'Ruthie is available from Lucky Puppy Rescue. [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO] Community Connections publishes regular meetings of clubs, groups and organizations with particular interests.Announcements are published as space allows. Submit information to pcnhnews@pcnh.com with Community ConnectionsŽ in the subject line. WOMEN Bay County Chapter of the National Organization for Women: 6:30 p.m. fourth Tuesdays at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1410 Airport Road, Panama City. For details, Gail Bradbury, 850-896-0010, Gail_Bradbury@yahoo.com Christian Womens Club of Panama City: 6:30 p.m. second Mondays at Olive Garden, 2397 State 77, Panama City. Dinner, speaker, singer, special features and door prizes; cost is $15. Details and reservations, Barbara, 850-866-4122 Colonial Dames: 11 a.m. second Wednesdays eight times a year at Rodeo Steak and Seafood House. Details, Joanne Coughlin, baysidefrogpond@yahoo.com Daughters Of The American Revolution: fourth Wednesday of most months at Olive Garden, 2397 State 77, Panama City, at 11 a.m. Details, Tina Doss, 850-628-7206 Democratic Women of Bay County: third Thursdays at the Democratic Womens Club of Bay County, 135 Harrison Ave., Panama City. Meetings are held as a luncheon or dinner. Call for times. All Democratic men and women are welcome. Details, Candice Burgess, 913-207-4677 GFWC Gulf Coast Womans Club: monthly card party/ luncheon 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. fourth Mondays at St. Andrews Episcopal Church Parish Hall, 1608 Baker Court, Panama City. Monthly meeting 6:30 p.m. third Mondays at Northside Baptist Church. Details, Teri, 850-763-2439 GFWC Panama City Junior Womans Club: 6:30 p.m. second Thursdays at Womans Club of Panama City Clubhouse, 350 N. 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** Steve Hofeditz of Panama City is 69. Actor Harvey Keitel is 79. Author Charles Baxter is 71. Actress Zoe Wanamaker is 70. Actor Franklyn Ajaye is 69. Singer Stevie Wonder is 68. Actress Leslie Winston is 62. Producer-writer Alan Ball is 61. Basketball Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman is 57. "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert is 54. Rock musician John Richardson (The Gin Blossoms) is 54. Singer Darius Rucker (Hootie and the Blow“ sh) is 52. Rock musician Mickey Madden (Maroon 5) is 39. Actor Iwan Rheon is 33. Actress-writerdirector Lena Dunham is 32. Actor Robert Pattinson is 32. Send your birthday information to pcnhnews@pcnh.com. The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 D5 READER FEEDBACK TODAY IN HISTORY HAPPY BIRTHDAY YOUNG ARTIST CATCH OF THE DAYTravis Couick shared this photo of Austin Couick with the Panama City Fishing Facebook group and said, Who needs a grill when you can have sushi!Ž [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO] 1 WEST INDIES MARKET : 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at The Emerald Coast Events Venue, 17760 Panama City Beach Parkway, Panama City Beach. Paintings, sculptures, baked goods, jewelry, handmade furniture, and more. Details, hilltopproductionevents.com2 PARADE OF HOMES: Noon to 6 p.m. Sunday at 16 homes in Bay County. 39th annual event sponsored by the Bay Building Industries Association. Homes showcase the latest and greatest in home building features. Details: BayBIA.org3 BRUNCH WITH BOBBY: 2 p.m. Sunday at the Martin Theatre, 409 Harrison Ave., Panama City with pianist Bobby van Deusen. Show tickets and details, MartinTheatre.com. (Separate tickets are available for Mothers Day Pre-Show Brunch at 1 p.m. in the Greenroom.)4 WEIGHT-LOSS SUPPORT GROUP MEETING: 9-11 a.m. Monday at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, corner of Beck Ave. and 14th St. Sponsored by TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly). Details 769-8617 or TOPS. org. 5 PARADE OF HOMES: Noon to 6 p.m. Monday at 16 homes in Bay County. 39th annual event sponsored by the Bay Building Industries Association. Homes showcase the latest and greatest in home building features. Details: www. BayBIA.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. Coach Drew Pollard told his team that if they completed an undefeated season in the Lynn Haven Single A Baseball League, he would get them in the paper. So we present the Lynn Haven 7 and Under undefeated champions, who won their “ nal game 24-14 Monday night with Pollard and coach Taylor Stanford as guides. Front row, kneeling, are Braylon Bullock, Easton Stanford, Westin Moore, Jase McNaron, James Freitas, Talen Shaw, Brady Barron and Ryu Jackson. Standing, left to right, are Pollard, Jackson Leake, Parker Calhoun and Stanford. [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 COMMUNITYLillie Allen. Age 6.The Associated PressToday in HistoryToday is Sunday, May 13, the 133rd day of 2018. There are 232 days left in the year. This is Mother's Day.Today's Highlight in History:On May 13, 1918, the “ rst U.S. airmail stamp, costing 24 cents and featuring a picture of a Curtiss JN-4 biplane, was publicly issued. (On some of the stamps, the "Jenny" was printed upside-down, making them collector's items.) On this date: In 1568, forces loyal to Mary, Queen of Scots were defeated by troops under her half-brother and Regent of Scotland, the Earl of Moray, in the Battle of Langside, thwarting Mary's attempt to regain power almost a year after she was forced to abdicate. In 1607, English colonists arrived by ship at the site of what became the Jamestown settlement in Virginia (the colonists went ashore the next day). In 1846, the United States declared that a state of war already existed with Mexico. In 1917, three shepherd children reported seeing a vision of the Virgin Mary near Fatima, Portugal; it was the “ rst of six such apparitions that the children claimed to have witnessed. In 1935, T.E. Lawrence (also known as Lawrence of Arabia) was critically injured in a motorcycle accident in Dorset, England; he died six days later. In 1940, in his “ rst speech as British prime minister, Winston Churchill told Parliament, "I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat." In 1958, Vice President Richard Nixon and his wife, Pat, were spat upon and their limousine battered by rocks thrown by anti-U.S. demonstrators in Caracas, Venezuela. In 1968, a one-day general strike took place in France in support of student protesters. In 1973, in tennis' “ rst so-called "Battle of the Sexes," Bobby Riggs defeated Margaret Court 6-2, 6-1 in Ramona, California. (Billie Jean King soundly defeated Riggs at the Houston Astrodome in September.) In 1981, Pope John Paul II was shot and seriously wounded in St. Peter's Square by Turkish assailant Mehmet Ali Agca In 1985, a confrontation between Philadelphia authorities and the radical group MOVE ended as police dropped a bomb onto the group's row house, igniting a “ re that killed 11 people and dest royed 61 homes. DEAR ABBY: My fiance and I are looking forward to being married soon. The problem is, he wants a traditional wedding with bridesmaids and groomsmen, and I prefer a wedding at the courthouse. Im not good at planning parties, and we have almost no budget to work with. We will be paying for all of this out of pocket. We have a venue booked on a beach. However, the amount of planning thats going into this weeklong wedding/ family vacation „ with all invitees attending „ is becoming too much. My future mother-in-law doesnt care for me, and dealing with her is stressful. My fiance is not planning the wedding. I am, by default. I really dont want to do this, and we cant hire a wedding planner. Do you have any suggestions on how to compromise on this situation? „ WEDDED UN-BLISS IN TEXASDEAR WEDDED UN-BLISS: There are solid reasons it is recommended that engaged couples have premarital counseling to work out any disagreements before the vows are spoken. Im suggesting it for you. Your celebration should be kept low-key and inexpensive, and you do not have to explain or apologize to anyone for it. I would like to caution you, however, to think twice about going through with this marriage. From where I sit, you will have a built-in mother-inlaw problem because the woman doesnt like you, as well as an irresponsible husband who is unwilling to compromise. It doesnt take a crystal ball to predict that you will have some serious challenges to contend with. DEAR READERS: Happy Mothers Day to mothers everywhere „ birth mothers, adoptive and foster mothers, stepmothers, grandmothers who are raising their grandchildren and dual-role dads. Orchids to all of you for the love you give each and every day! LOVE, ABBY Dear Abby is written by Abigail Van Buren, also known as Jeanne Phillips, and was founded by her mother, Pauline Phillips. Contact Dear Abby at www.DearAbby. com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069.DEAR ABBY Bride is drowning in details of planning a beach wedding Jeanne Phillips Hofeditz Democrats on the House intelligence committee have released more than 3,500 Facebook ads that were created or promoted by a Russian internet agency, providing the fullest picture yet of Russias attempt to sow racial and political division in the United States before and after the 2016 election. Howard Houk: "The dems will stop at nothing to try and destroy this president. He has done NOTHING illegal!!! Get over it! He is our president until January 2025." Due to concerns rising out of the St. Andrews neighborhood, the Panama City Commission is considering a stricter noise ordinance. Dennis Bickham: "You have got to be kidding me. The owners of these businesses are creating noise that is, without question, disturbing their residential neighbors and you blame those that are being disturbed for not wanting to "“ x" the problem by changing their houses so as to insulate them from the oppressive noise levels. The businesses do not and should not have the right to disturb the nearby residents with excessive noise. The solution is simple cut the noise or move or close the businesses. The rights of the residents to peacefully exist in their homes take precedent over a commercial concern." We asked readers whether changes needed to be made after a spate of accidents during this year's Thunder Beach Spring Rally. Lori Defisher: "The majority of the accidents were caused by locals cause most of them don't pay attention, drunk or otherwise, so don't blame it on the bikers. If you locals don't want them to be here so bad, stay home or go outta town but for godsakes stop hitting these bikers!" Jim Boe: "Yeah, Im no longer in favor of Thunder Beach. It was “ ne a decade ago but its gotten out of hand as far as size goes. I saw some things riding down Front Beach Road that rivals what I use to see when Spring Break was in full swing here a few years ago. "

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** 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. Is the book of Esarhaddon in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. In Esther 2, what was Hegai  the keeper ofŽ regarding King Ahasuerus? Holy Grail, Weapons, The women, Grain of the “ elds 3. What New Testament person was the voice of one crying in the wildernessŽ? Judas, Jude, Jehovah, John the Baptist 4. From Prov erbs 22, what is bound up in the heart of a child? Foolishness, Mischief, Love, Rebellion 5. In biblical times, what were small copper coins called? Pennies, Shekels, Mites, Paschals 6. From Judges 10, who had 30 sons who rode 30 donkeys? Elijah, Jair, Ezekiel, Job ANSWERS: 1. Neither, 2. The women, 3. John the Baptist, 4. Foolishness, 5. Mites, 6. JairBy Amy JohnsonAcross 1 Stops up 5 Some shells 9 Blokes 14 Bee's landing place 19 Abbr. covering unlisted items 20 Part of the rural scenery 21 Yoga term meaning "force" 22 Elevate 23 Foppish fed? 26 National capital on Cape Verde 27 Dr. __ Hahn on "Grey's Anatomy" 28 Best possible 29 They hang at parties 31 Word from the French for "little wing" 33 Tech tutorials site 35 Dadaism pioneer 36 Federal hush-hush org. 37 Hotel housekeeper's concern? 41 Easter entr™e 44 Rockies roamer 45 Some HDTVs 46 Like San Francisco's Coit Tower 47 It's everything, they say 50 1910s con” ict 53 Spike with “ lms 54 "Two mints in one" sloganeer 55 Brazen 56 Muppets watchers 58 Muppets' address, brie” y 61 Upscale retailer 62 Gave a leg up 65 Rattler's weapon 66 Air pump letters 67 Woman's surprise party for her kids' kids? 70 Edwards, e.g.: Abbr. 73 Net, but not Jet or Met 75 Like some massages 76 Bitter __ 77 Certain dietary abstinence 80 Civil War topper 81 Part of a squirrel's stash 83 __ for the ride 84 BOLO equivalent 87 Old atlas letters 88 Burdens 89 Plentiful 90 Potato often used for fries 93 Pub stickers 95 Slangy assent 96 "One man's trash ... "? 99 Toss in 102 IRS convenience 104 Like four-leaf clovers 105 The one that got away 107 "Do tell!" 111 Shot in the dark 113 Openings for Tolkien and Rowling?: Abbr. 114 Nursery rhyme dieter 115 Snif” e over some Austen? 118 Hanukkah fare 119 Sporty old Ford 120 So 121 Beginning to bat? 122 Lessened 123 Jack of "The Wizard of Oz" 124 Celine of pop 125 Staff notation Down 1 Hardly dignify 2 Pioneering game consoles 3 Heavy envelope makeup 4 Pizza purchase 5 Monkey in "Aladdin" 6 Places to tie up 7 "A horse, of course, of course" 8 In a circle near a diamond 9 Skiers' retreats 10 Hesitate while speaking 11 24-hr. banking spots 12 Old-style "Wicked!" 13 Riviera resort 14 Know-it-all 15 High school hurdles 16 Ask for a doggie bag? 17 Banned orchard spray 18 P.O. box “ llers 24 Copies made on onionskin, probably 25 Word with fast or passing 30 Baseball stats 32 Informal science 34 Big name in nonstick cookware 38 Unit of force 39 Scrabble vowel value 40 Bartender's array 42 Fifth book of the New Testament 43 More than half 44 Unsuccessful swing 46 Test-drive car, e.g. 47 Recipe meas. 48 Some S&L plans 49 Frequent February craft project? 51 "The __ are lovely, dark and deep": Frost 52 "Who's there?" reply 54 House prop 57 Really bombed 59 First name in ramp-toramp jumping 60 Univ. term 62 You may hum a few 63 Trio of asses? 64 Bikini specs 67 Funk band Kool & the __ 68 Outdoorsy sort's retailer 69 Dresser's concern? 71 Harmful gas outlet 72 Crunchy lunches 74 Nemesis 76 Favorable aspect 77 What prices may do 78 Wiesel with a Nobel 79 Halloween staple 81 Bait, often 82 Hot wings chaser, perhaps 85 Aspiring therapist's maj. 86 Black or brown critter 90 "No cellphone at dinner," say 91 Dig up 92 Shakespearean genre 94 Back in the day 96 Unexpectedly and unhappily single 97 Starr-struck one? 98 Held 99 For each one 100 Tries to prevent 101 Pharaoh, for one 103 Space cadet 106 Egypt's Sadat 107 Cartographer's speck 108 Hollywood rating gp. 109 Sitcom that starred a singer 110 Windsur“ ng need 112 Wrapped wear 116 "Compton" album maker 117 Rouen rejectionMothers Day D6 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News Herald TRIVIA BY WILSON CASEY Wilson CaseyHOROSCOPES BY HOLIDAY MATHIS WHATS HAPPENING LOS ANGELES TIMES SUNDAY CROSSWORD PUZZLEEdited by Rich Norris and Joyce Nichols Lewis ARIES (March 21-April 19) „ There are new questions, decisions and possibilities on this threshold of your life. You are capable of handling all of it, but it will require you to enlarge your philosophical perspective to include provisions for the new realities. TAURUS (April 20-May 20) „ It's not so much that you remember what happened; it's that you remember and so that's what happened. This is why it's important to focus on the best and most helpful things that occur. GEMINI (May 21-June 21) „ How much optimism can you handle? The bene“ ts of a sunny attitude and rewards of consistently thinking the best of the situation will give you an outside tolerance level without robbing you of the humor that comes of a darker tone. CANCER (June 22-July 22) „ It's not a question of what's available to have (which is, of course, more than you need, more than is good for you, more than you're interested in). Rather, it's a question of what is worth having. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) „ Not all fears are scary in an immediate way. Some creep in out of the background over time and begin to take the form of monsters like regret, resentment and envy. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) „ Anything that forces you to take a new vantage and explore what can be seen from that point can be considered a creativity aid. If it leads to more ideas, it will be good for your project. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) „ Nineteenth-century economist Henry George said, "Man is the only animal whose desires increase as they are fed; the only animal that is never satis“ ed." SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21) „ You've executed an action so many times that it's hard to imagine you once feared it. And that thing you fear now will soon become just another thing you've mastered, as well. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) „ Learning of the purest kind doesn't offer grades. Instead, it gives a skill, some understanding, maybe even wisdom. These are the things you'll get today for paying attention at the school of life. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) „ There will be a rank and order to adhere to. In all honesty, this is probably randomly assigned, as there are very few true meritocracies in the world. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) „ Before we have a real-life relationship experience with a person, there's a fantasy version to hold its place. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) „ You're trying to “ gure out how to do it faster. Consider doing half as much and then taking your time. TodayGRAND LAGOON WATERFRONT FARMERS MARKET: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Capt. Anderson's Restaurant parking lot, 5551 Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach. Hosting makers, bakers and growers year-round. Details, WaterfrontMarkets.org or 850-481-6868 WEST INDIES MARKET : 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Emerald Coast Events Venue, 17760 Panama City Beach Parkway, Panama City Beach. Paintings, sculptures, baked goods, jewelry, handmade furniture, and more. Details, hilltopproductionevents.com PARADE OF HOMES: Noon to 6 p.m. at 16 homes in Bay County; 39th annual event sponsored by the Bay Building Industries Association. Homes showcase the latest and greatest in home building features. Details, BayBIA.org BRUNCH WITH BOBBY: 2 p.m. at the Martin Theatre, 409 Harrison Ave., Panama City with pianist Bobby van Deusen. Show tickets and details, MartinTheatre. com. (Separate tickets available for Mother's Day Pre-Show Brunch at 1 p.m. in the Greenroom.)MondayWEIGHT-LOSS SUPPORT GROUP MEETING: 9-11 a.m. at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, corner of Beck Avenue and 14th Street; sponsored by TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly). Details, 850-769-8617 or TOPS.org PARADE OF HOMES: Noon to 6 p.m. at 16 homes in Bay County; 39th annual event sponsored by the Bay Building Industries Association. Homes showcase the latest and greatest in home building features. Details, www. BayBIA.orgTuesdaySPRING FLORAL SHOW: Noon to 4 p.m. at The Artist Cove studio gallery, 36 W. Beach Drive, Panama City, featuring the ” oral art of most of the studio and gallery artists. Free admission. Details, TheArtistCovestudio.com or 850-215-2080 PARADE OF HOMES: Noon to 6 p.m. at 16 homes in Bay County; 39th annual event sponsored by the Bay Building Industries Association. Homes showcase the latest and greatest in home building features. Details, www. BayBIA.org BAY COUNTY NOW (NATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR WOMEN): 5:30 p.m. at Hancock Bank, 1022 W. 23rd St. Enter from the back directly into the community room. Special guest speaker is Bob Rackleff, candidate for US Congress, District 2; T.G I Friday's will provide waitstaff for those who chose to buy from the menu. Details, Harriett Myers, 850-265-0628 SOUTHPORT COMMUNITY MEETING WITH SHERIFF TOMMY FORD: 6 p.m. at the Southport Community Center, 7734 Franklin Ave. Southport residents may meet and speak with the sheriff about any concerns. PANAMA CITY WRITERS ASSOCIATION CRITIQUE GROUP : 6:30-8:30 p.m. at St. Andrews Civic Club, 2629 West 10th St. All genres. Details, www.panamacitywriters.org JEEP BEACH JAM: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. early Jeep checkin and registration and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Scavenger Hunt sign-up at Vendor Village at Frank Brown Park, 16200 Panama City Beach Parkway, Panama City Beach. Intercoastal Trail Ride Excursion #1 is from 1:30-4:30 p.m. Jeep pre-party is 7 p.m. till at Hammerhead Fred's, 8752 Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach. Details and registration, www.jeepbeachjam.comWednesdayJEEP BEACH JAM: 8:3011:30 a.m. Intercoastal Trail Ride Excursion No. 2, and No. 3 is 1:30-4:30 p.m., at Vendor Village at Frank Brown Park, 16200 Panama City Beach Parkway, Panama City Beach; early Jeep check-in and registration from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Scavenger Hunt Sign-up and Poker Run check-in is 10 a.m. to noon at Vendor Village. A Day at the Beach and Surf School is 10 a.m. till at Sharky's Beachfront Restaurant, 15201 Front Beach Road. Of“ cial Welcome Dinner and Beach Bon“ re Luau is 6-10 p.m. at Runaway Island Beach Bar and Grill, 14521 Front Beach Road; Of“ cial Welcome Party is 10 p.m. till at Hammerhead Fred's, 8752 Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach. Details and registration, www.jeepbeachjam.com SPRING FLORAL SHOW: Noon to 4 p.m. at The Artist Cove studio gallery, 36 W. Beach Drive, Panama City, featuring the ” oral art of most of the studio and gallery artists. Free admission. Details, TheArtistCovestudio.com or 850-215-2080

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** The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 E1 VIEWPOINTS ANOTHER VIEW Trumps favorable poll numbers went up last week. Contrary to what you hear from the mainstream media, his numbers are higher than Obamas were at the same point in his presidency. Trump has disrupted Washington, which is what he was sent there to do. Tax and regulation cuts have ignited the economy, unemployment is at a 17-year low, and the stock market is rolling. Trump may even bring peace to the Korean Peninsula. There is talk of a Nobel Peace Prize; I bet Trump would kill for a Peace Prize. Yet with all the revelations of Playboy Bunnies and porn stars in his past, his biggest challenge will be if he can make peace with Melania. In the tradition of the great peacemakers of our time, JFK (brokered the Soviet Unions removal of nukes from Cuba) and Bill Clinton (stopped ethnic cleansingŽ in Bosnia), now Trump fixes North Koreas nuclear buildup. I guess accomplished womanizers hate to see the earth blown to smithereens until they are done bedding as many women as they can. His personal attorney and fixer,Ž Michael Cohen, has been the one paying these women for their silence. $130,000 seems to be the number they arrived at for a onenighter with Trump. So he is also bringing highpaying jobs to women. Winning! Cohens payment was the first time a prostitute was paid money not to make a loud noise. If Michael Cohen made a $130K illegal payment in kindŽ to Trump, then how about formally prosecuting the media for their billions of dollars worth of in kind,Ž always favorable coverage for Democrats over the years? Absent any workable ideas of their own, the left and their puppets in the media continue trying to destroy Trump with his base, the religious middle-income working class. Its not working. Midwesterners and we Southerners seem unfazed by Trumps past. In fact, it was pretty much in his brochure when he was elected. We seem to be saying, Yeah, hes a cad, but hes our cad.Ž Secular coastal elitists who drive the liberal narrative do not understand middle America. We have a unique relationship with religion, and we dont like to be told what to do by command-and-control Democrats. God is my Co-pilotŽ stickers are on a lot of our cars. I am not a church every Sunday guy. But I do believe God is always with me, a position I maintain when I am pulled over alone in the carpool lanes in Atlanta.Just another week in the life of our very stable genius Tom Purcell Ron HartYouve lost your sense of humor, and you need to get it back!Ž Such was the admonishment my mother gave me many times over the years when one of lifes temporary failures gave me license to indulge in self-loathing. Life is full of difficulty,Ž shed say, and you can either find the humor in life or let its continuous challenges make you miserable and self-absorbed!Ž In my mothers world, nothing is worse than selfabsorption„ nothing is worse thanbeing trapped in the narrowness of your own point of view. During each of her corrective sessions,Ž shed have me laughing out loud before long. You see, laughing loudly at lifes foibles was the greatest gift she ever gave my five sisters and me. Most nights after dinner, when I was young, my sisters and I sat around the table, relating stories about what wed done that day or week and laugh deep into the evening. On her 80th birthday a year ago, each of her family members (including 17 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren) shared stories, on video, about how her nurturing, love and humor has touched us all„ a video presentation that was side-splitting funny. One of my moms funniest stories dates back to the 1980s. While other moms got real jobs in companies, my mom, much to my familys embarrassment, staged childrens birthday parties as Clown Clara. She wasnt embarrassed, though; she couldnt have cared less what other people thought. She loved nothing more than making children laugh, and children loved her Clown Clara character. Regrettably, a male thief dressed as a clown had been robbing area banks; the clown robber had been widely reported upon in the local media. One Saturday morning, the clown robber struck again and the cops were on high alert. Coincidentally, my mother, dressed as Clown Clara, was speeding to a gig that same morning (she still has a lead foot). A police officer spotted her and the chase was on. He barked at her to exit the station wagon, hands up, no funny business! It took some time to clear up the confusion„ at one point, the cop thought my mother was in cahoots with the guy whod hired her to stage his kids party. When the confusion was finally ironed out, my mom had but one response: a giant burst of laughter. My mother knew of laughters benefits long before scientific studies confirmed them. Laughter, reports Forbes, releases endorphins in the brain and induces euphoria. It activates the release of For Mothers Day, nd our lost sense of humorSee PURCELL, E2 See HART, E2Former President George W. Bush and his father, former President George H.W. Bush, watch as the casket of former “ rst lady Barbara Bush is loaded into a hearse at St. Martins Episcopal church on April 21 in Houston. [EVAN VUCCI/AP FILE] The dangers of isolation loom,Ž former president George W. Bush saidin remarks Thursday night at the Atlantic Council. The price of greatness is responsibilities. One cannot rise to be in many ways the leading community in the civilized world without being involved in its problems, without being convulsed by its agonies and inspired by its causes. People in the United States cannot escape world responsibility.Ž In receiving the Atlantic Councils Distinguished International Leadership Award for his work tofight HIV/AIDS through the Presidents Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) initiative in Africa, he explained, In 2003, we decided that the greatest, wealthiest nation ever had a moral responsibility to intervene. ... We recognized, too, that the United States had a national security imperative to act. Societies mired in disease breed hopelessness and despair, leaving those forgotten by wealthy nations susceptible to recruitment by radical extremists.Ž Notice what words did not appear in Bushs remarks: winning,Ž losing,Ž me,Ž ripped off.Ž Bush, like every other modern president save the current one, understood the aim to use Americas resource to make the world safer and freer, which in turn will accrue to our benefit. (PEPFAR, Bush explained, Its the best kind of diplomacy there is. Its soft power at its most beautiful.Ž) We cannot help but note his remarks came on the same day the administration lost its most senior official charged with addressing international pandemic diseases. The Post reports: The top White House official responsible for leading the U.S. response in the event of a deadly pandemic has left the administration, and the global health security team he oversaw has been disbanded under a reorganization by national security adviser John Bolton. The abrupt departure of Rear Adm. Timothy Ziemer from the National Security Council means no senior administration official is now focused solely on global health security. ...Ž You see, for Trump foreign policy is about not being taken advantage of and about undoing multilateral strictures. Its about demanding, in often obnoxious language, our allies pay up. On Thursday, we also saw the Iranians embarrass the administration by releasing a letter in which Trump (incorrectly) claimed we had spent $7 trillion in the Middle East and demanded these countries do more in return. All presidents ask U.S. allies to step up, but none has done it as petulantly as Trump has. Trump operates on threats and bluster and is motivated by personal acclaim. No one has done as much. ...,Ž he says about things many presidents, in fact, have done just as well, if not better. No one expected... ,Ž he declares about things many of us expected. It wasnt too long ago that we had presidents who talked not about what the United States was entitled to, but who told their fellow citizens, as Bush did, of those to whom much is given, much is required.Ž We are not being bled dry by the rest of the world, as Trump would have us believe. Bush said, simply, I believe that spending less than two-tenths of 1 percent of our federal budget to save millions of lives is the moral, the practical [thing to do], and in the national security interests of the United States.Ž Bushs tone„ and I dont mean to damn with faint praise„ was so much more presidential than Trumps one has to remember that this is how presidents are supposed to sound, and generally did, until the American people elevated a crass grifter to the presidency.George W. Bush reminds us how decent leaders sound J e n n i f e r R u b i n Jennifer Rubin The price of greatness is responsibilities. One cannot rise to be in many ways the leading community in the civilized world without being involved in its problems, without being convulsed by its agonies and inspired by its causes. People in the United States cannot escape world responsibility.Ž

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** E2 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News Herald VIEWPOINTS Three years ago, on the 50th anniversary of the march from Selma, Alabama,to Montgomery for voting rights, I sat in an Alabama church pew with then-Sen. Jeff Sessions. He wore the flushed, impatient face of someone who had to be there. Sessions sat on the other side of my husband, his colleague Sherrod Brown, in Brown Chapel AME Church, which was the starting point for the marches. We were part of a congressional sojourn led by civil rights hero Rep. John Lewis. Hawaiis Sen. Mazie Hirono had given leis to all of her colleagues in attendance. As the members of the Tabernacle of Praise Church choir belted out their joy, I took a picture of my happy husband. Only later did I noticeSessions cheeks matched the fuchsia of the flowers around his neck. I sat in that pew, in a service celebrating the fight for voting rights, and thought about how Coretta Scott King, the widow of Martin Luther King Jr., felt about Sessions. I knew only that she had written a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee in 1986 that was widely credited with helping to block his nomination as a federal court judge. Strom Thurmond, the chairman of that committee, never entered it into the Congressional Record. We were able to read her letter for the first time last year, after The Washington Post published it. Allowing Sessions, with his history of reprehensive conduct,Ž to join the bench, she insisted, would irreparably damage the work ofŽ her husband. Sessions has used the awesome powers of his office in a shabby attempt to intimidate and frighten elderly black voters,Ž she wrote. Helps to explain that blush. Three decades later, Donald Trump nominated Sessions as U.S. attorney general, and the Republican Senate majority ushered him in. Sessions has wasted no time in proving he is indeed the racist Coretta Scott King once warned us about. Now hes using his federal power to target children of color. In two speeches this past week, Sessions bellowed his latest version of zero toleranceŽ for undocumented immigrants. The self-avowed Christian calls them illegals,Ž and we know why. If you can pretend theyre not human, you dont have to think about what your God knows youre doing to them. If you are smuggling a child, then we will prosecute you, and that child will be separated from you as required by law,Ž Sessions said. If you dont like that, then dont smuggle children over our border.Ž Hes just confirming what we already knew. The New York Times Caitlin Dickerson reported last month that more than 700 children have been taken from adults claiming to be their parents since October, including more than 100 children under the age of 4.Ž Say that out loud: More than 100 children under the age of 4. Think of them as your own, if thats the only way you can imagine the anguish of those innocent babies. This trauma will affect them for the rest of their lives. Sessions likes to cast himself as a defender of the unborn. Like too many so-called pro-lifers, his concern for children ends with his desire to control a womans womb. Boy, do I know that type. In recent weeks, hundreds of preprinted pro-lifeŽ postcards have flooded our home mailbox. Occasionally, they include scrawled postscripts, such as this anonymous warning: God! is watching You „ You will Be JUDGED one Day?Ž Not one of these notes has mentioned those hundreds of children whove been separated from their parents. If you cherish children, how can you remain silent in the face of this assault on their lives? If youre a person of faith, do you think Gods not watching? Most of my hate mail about immigrants comes from men. I dont easily give up on people. So my hope is that many Republican women are sickened by this administrations willingness to punish innocent children. Where are you, my sisters? Where are you, mothers, aunts and grandmothers „ any woman who loves a child? Is there a limit to what you would do to save the life of a child you love? Why, then, would we ask any less of parents who are fleeing the most dangerous countries in the world to save the lives of their children? Yes, there are laws. And there are rules „ God, yes, more by the day. But if your childs life were at stake, is there any law you wouldnt break, any border you wouldnt cross, to keep your child safe? To keep your child alive? Every American who cherishes a child understands the same fierce force of that love. I know it, and you know it. Its time you let your members of Congress know it, too. You want to save the lives of children? Well, there they are, innocent and terrified, screaming for parents who tried to save them. Connie Schultz is a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist with Creators Syndicate.You, too, would do this to save your child Connie SchultzAttorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at the Association of State Criminal Investigative Agencies event Monday, May 7, 2018, in Scottsdale, Ariz. Sessions says the Department of Homeland Security has agreed to refer anyone who enters the United States illegally on the Mexican border to his of“ ce for prosecution. [ROSS D. FRANKLIN/AP FILE] the neurotransmitter serotonin,Ž which provides a similar effect to antidepressants. It helps us form social bonds and strengthen our relationships. My mother also knows that not all laughter is created equal. Self-deprecating humor is the best kind. It uplifts us and brings us together. By poking fun at ourselves, we escape ourselves and focus more outwardly on others. However, she greatly dislikes sarcasm, mockery or ridicule„ humorŽ that is popular with many late-night comedians in our divided and polarized times. Such humorŽ does not uplift. It demonizes those with whom we disagree. It encourages us to harden our thinking. It increases polarization. It tears us apart. Regardless of ones politics or ideology, most of us agree on the issues of the day more than we disagree. Our differences have to do with approach, not necessarily the outcome. All of us want to eradicate poverty, educate our children and solve a zillion other problems. We need to re-engage in civil conversation to more effectively do that. One way to get started is to heed my mothers advice. Hey, America, weve lost our sense of humor and we need to get it back!Ž PURCELLFrom Page E1So if the lefts game plan is to getŽ Trump on his personal conduct, it aint working. Transformative leaders have always had messy personal lives. Apples Steve Jobs was a total ass, Winston Churchill a huge drinker and womanizer. Ditto for Ben Franklin and our other Founding Fathers. No great man was ever a good man. We look beyond that and often even enjoy hearing about their foibles. It makes us all feel better about ourselves when flaws in our leaders are laid bare. These 8and 12-year-old allegations of groping or sexual advances are seen by Americans for what they are: money grubbing by opportunistic women, spurred on by the media. Under what other circumstance would Stormy Daniels appear on Saturday Night Live,Ž or triple her appearance fees? The left is trying to promote a porno actress who slept with a much older and rich, married man, got money for it, and then violated a legal nondisclosure contract as some paragon of virtue. VirtueŽ in the porn business is keeping your clothes on for more than two minutes after the pizza delivery guy arrives at your house. The petty and bureaucratic deep stateŽ attempts to destroy Trump and his supporters reinforce why he was sent to Washington to change the place. They just make him stronger. America sees the situation for what it is: the mean and dirty politics the Democrats have always used. To demonstrate how partisan political leftists are, they are suddenly McCarthy-like anti-Russian. They see Russian collusion in everything. While their socialist views are mirrored in the Soviet Unions doctrines, they now are hawks on Russia. Politics makes strange bedfellows. I remember a time, not a decade ago, when Democrats had sex scandals and the GOP demonized Russia. Ron Hart, a libertarian syndicated oped humorist, award-winning author and TV/radio commentator, can be reached at Ron@ RonaldHart.com, or visit www.RonaldHart.com. HARTFrom Page E1Sessions has wasted no time in proving he is indeed the racist Coretta Scott King once warned us about. Now hes using his federal power to target children of color. In two speeches this past week, Sessions bellowed his latest version of zero toleranceŽ for undocumented immigrants. The selfavowed Christian calls them illegals,Ž and we know why. If you can pretend theyre not human, you dont have to think about what your God knows youre doing to them. No great man was ever a good man. We look beyond that and often even enjoy hearing about their foibles. It makes us all feel better about ourselves when aws in our leaders are laid bare.

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** The News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 E3 VIEWPOINTS ANOTHER VIEWU.S. Rep. Dennis Ross last week made his first public appearance since announcing he was retiring from Congress. And the Lakeland Republicans comments reminded us a prickly issue remains unresolved. Speaking in Bartow, Ross said participants in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, ought to have an avenue to earn U.S. citizenship, according to Floridapolitics.com. We have to make sure those who came here of no accord of their own are treated fairly. Let them earn their way to citizenship. ... Thats not amnesty; it is earning their way,Ž he said. Ross indicated he was disappointedŽ such a view had garnered criticism from immigration hardliners in Congress. After all, those who follow Ross closely know hes no softy on dealing with illegal immigration. Ross has supported measures to crack down on sanctuary cities and also has favored constructing a wall along the Mexican border. DACA, crafted as protection against deportation by the Obama administration, covers roughly 800,000 people whose parents entered illegally and brought them to the United States as children. Last September the Trump administration announced the end of the program, giving Congress until early March to craft a legislative solution. As Congress dawdled, 15 states sued to prevent the administration from ending DACA. Last week, however, seven states sued the administration from the other side, for failing to end DACA, which they argue is unconstitutional. Ross is solidly in the mainstream on DACA. In fact, its one of the few things most Americans can agree on. A month ago a Quinnipiac University poll revealed 71 percent of Americans believe illegal immigration from Mexico is an important problem.Ž Yet 77 percent thought DACA enrollees should be allowed to remain in America and apply for citizenship. To that end, Ross is one of 59 sponsors „ 29 Republicans, 30 Democrats „ of the Uniting and Securing America Act. The measure „ in a trade for tougher border security „ would permit DACA participants who have been in the country at least four years to gain permanent legal status if they enroll in higher education, join the military or are gainfully employed, among other requirements. Once they achieve that, they could pursue citizenship just as immigrants who utilize existing legal channels. The bill offers a fair compromise, contains similar provisions as other DACA relief bills floating around Capitol Hill and has a solid base of bipartisan support in the House. Yet it hasnt moved an inch through the legislative mill since being introduced in January „ which suggests the competing lawsuits will force the Supreme Court, and not our lawmakers, to do the dirty work for DACA enrollees. Its perplexing why this cant get done, but the DACA stalemate demonstrates the political process is as broken as our immigration system. No wonder Dennis Ross wants out. A version of this editorial first appeared in The Ledger, a News Herald sister paper with GateHouse Media.OUR VIEWCongress should pass DACA compromiseBefore the massive growth of our welfare state, private charity was the sole option for an individual or family facing insurmountable financial difficulties or other challenges. How do we know that? There is no history of Americans dying on the streets because they could not find food or basic medical assistance. Respecting the biblical commandment to honor thy father and mother, children took care of their elderly or infirm parents. Family members and the local church also helped those who had fallen on hard times. During the late 19th and early 20th centuries, charities started playing a major role. In 1887, religious leaders founded the Charity Organization Society, which became the first United Way organization. In 1904, Big Brothers Big Sisters of America started helping at-risk youths reach their full potential. In 1913, the American Cancer Society, dedicated to curing and eliminating cancer, was formed. With their millions of dollars, industrial giants such as Andrew Carnegie and John D. Rockefeller created our nations first philanthropic organizations. Generosity has always been a part of the American genome. Alexis de Tocqueville, a French civil servant, made a nine-month visit to our country in 1831 and 1832, ostensibly to study our prisons. Instead, his visit resulted in his writing Democracy in America,Ž one of the most influential books about our nation. Tocqueville didnt use the term philanthropy,Ž but he wrote extensively about how Americans love to form all kinds of nongovernmental associations to help one another. These associations include professional, social, civic and other volunteer organizations seeking to serve the public good and improve the quality of human lives. The bottom line is we Americans are the most generous people in the world, according to the new Almanac of American Philanthropy „ something of which we should be proud. Before the welfare state, charity embodied both a sense of gratitude on the behalf of the recipient and magnanimity on the behalves of donors. There was a sense of civility by the recipients. They did not feel that they were owed, were entitled to or had a right to the largesse of the donor. Recipients probably felt that if they werent civil and didnt express their gratitude, more assistance wouldnt be forthcoming. In other words, they were reluctant to bite the hand that helped them. With churches and other private agencies helping, people were much likelier to help themselves and less likely to engage in self-destructive behavior. Part of the message of charitable groups was: Well help you if you help yourself.Ž Enter the federal government. Civility and gratitude toward ones benefactors are no longer required in the welfare state. In fact, one can be arrogant and hostile toward the donorsŽ (taxpayers), as well as the civil servants who dish out the benefits. The handouts that recipients get are no longer called charity; theyre called entitlements „ as if what is received were earned. Walter E. Williams is a professor of economics at George Mason University and a columnist with Creators Syndicate.Before and after welfare handouts ONLY ONLINEWRITE 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.comGET INVOLVEDFLORIDA LEGISLATURERep. Brad Drake Chipola College, Administration Building, Room 186, 3094 Indian Circle, Marianna, FL 32446-1701; 850-718-0047; brad.drake@my” oridahouse.gov Rep. Jay Trumbull 450 Magnolia Ave., Panama City, FL 32401; District of“ ce: 850-914-6311; Jay.Trumbull@my” oridahouse.gov Sen. George Gainer Tallahassee Of“ ce, 302 Senate Of“ ce Building, 404 South Monroe St., Tallahassee, FL 32399; (850) 487-5002 Sen. Bill Montford 208 Senate Of“ ce Building, 404 S. Monroe St., Room 210, Tallahassee, FL 32399; 850-487-5003 Sen. Doug Broxson 418 West Garden St., Room 403, Pensacola, FL 32502, (850) 595-1036 Gov. Rick Scott The Capitol, Tallahassee, FL 32399; 850-488-4441; rick.scott@eog.my” orida.comU.S. CONGRESSRep. Neal Dunn U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C. 20501; 202-225-5235; dunn.house.gov; Panama City Of“ ce, 840 W. 11th St., Suite 2250, Panama City, FL 32401; 850-785-0812 Rep. Matt Gaetz U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C. 20501; 202-225-4136, gaetz.house.gov; Pensacola Of“ ce, 4300 Bayou Blvd., Suite 13, Pensacola, FL 32503 Sen. Bill Nelson U.S. Senate, Washington, D.C. 20501; 202-224-5274; billnelson.senate.gov Sen. Marco Rubio U.S. Senate, Washington, D.C. 20501; 202-224-3041; rubio.senate.gov Walter Williams Before the welfare state, charity embodied both a sense of gratitude on the behalf of the recipient and magnanimity on the behalves of donors. There was a sense of civility by the recipients. They did not feel that they were owed, were entitled to or had a right to the largesse of the donor. Recipients probably felt that if they werent civil and didnt express their gratitude, more assistance wouldnt be forthcoming. In other words, they were reluctant to bite the hand that helped them.One person died in a collision Friday evening between a car and a motorcycle. The wreck was on Front Beach Road between Moylan Road and Joan Avenue. [ZACK MCDONALD/THE NEWS HERALD] TOP ONLINE STORIES1: Details emerge in PCB murder/suicide 2: Private island off St. Joe with private bungalows 3: 1 dead, 2 critical in separate PCB motorcycle wrecks 4: 3 dead in suspected murder/suicide 5: NightmareŽ stalking suspect had 90 pounds of panties 6: BCSO: Man attempts to drown his childs mom 7: Payroll specialist for Bay County clinic charged with fraud 8: Bevy of drugs seized in raid 9: Roach activity, improper licensing leads to 2 closures 10: Motorcyclists not worried following accidents MOST DOWNLOADED PODCASTS1: Details emerge in Panama City Beach murder-suicide 2: Gulf of Mexico Earthquake 3: NH Jam Sessions: Billy Rader 4: Michael Baxter sentencing: Jennifer Glover responds 5: Blotter: Shes not loud, shes country

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** E4 Sunday, May 13, 2018 | The News HeraldSend Scrapbook photos with a brief description and identi“ cation of those pictured to pcnhnews@pcnh.com with ScrapbookŽ in the subject line. Inclusion is at editors discretion. SCRAPBOOK 55+ Club supports Covenant HospiceOptimist Club of the Beaches hosted its 5th annual Jr. Golf Tournament on April 15 at Holiday Golf Course. Fortyseven golfers came from Mississippi and across the Panhandle, from Jacksonville to Pensacola. Qualifing golfers will then play in the annual National Optimist Golf Tournament at a later date. Winners in different age divisions included, Boys and Girls8-9: Cayden Houtou, Eli Scharf andKayleigh Young; Boys 10-11: Dior Wycke andJaden Puello; Boys: Will Jowers, Mason Crowder, Luciano Conlae; Girls 10-12: Natalie Blanton, Gloria Nip, Mariane Johnson; Girls 13-14: Reagan McMullan, Brooke Gobar, Ridah September; Boys 14-15: Justin Burroughs, Justus Jones, MorganHughes; Girls 15-18: Madison Tenore, Lauren Miller, Sarah Edwards; Boys 16-18: Cam Page, Parker Milam, Colby Goodwin.Junior Golf TournamentPaulette Gainey, treasurer of 55+ Club of Panama City, gives a check for $1,000 to Nanisa Head of Covenant Hospice to support the annual gala. The 55+ Club has donated to the gala for the past 11 years. Covenant Hospice has serviced several former club members. Christopher Jackson Memorial Scholarship The Bay Education Foundation announced the award of the Christopher Jackson Memorial Scholarship to J. Crawford Mosley High School Senior Shamar Bullock and North Bay Haven Senior Saber Paustian. Each scholar will receive $1,000 to further their education. Chris family wishes to award scholarships to students who best embody Chris effervescent and eclectic spirit. Although Chris lived only 21 years, he made those years count and his family would like to honor Chris by assisting those with Chris genuine, thoughtful and surprising sense of humor and intelligence,Ž said Janet Kessler, family friend and Bay Education Foundation Executive Director. Shamar earned a Mosley Character Key during the 2016-17 school year for being a positive role model around campus. Shamar will attend Gulf Coast State College in the summer of 2018, and upon completion of his associates degree, plans to move to a university to earn his bachelors in either business administration or a social work-related field. Saber, according to her teachers, works hard, is respectful of others and enjoys helping and serving others. A talented artist, Saber plans to attend Auburn University in the fall and major in graphic design and minor in computer science. Homer S. Jackson Sr. Future Teacher Scholarship Abby Earnest, a senior at North Bay Haven Charter Academy, has been selected as the 2018 recipient of the Homer S. Jackson Sr. Future Teacher Scholarship.Abby will receive $500 to assist with expenses when she enters college in the fall.A National Honor Society and Key Club member, she plans to major in Mathematics Education at Gulf Coast State College and then Florida State University. Her career goal is to work at a public school as a mathematics teacher. Arts Alive Scholarship Bay Education Foundation announced A. Crawford Mosley senior Madison Julie Howell as the recipient of the first annual Arts Alive Scholarship. Madison will receive $1,000 to further her education. The Foundations Arts Alive event, in its 8th year, has been very successful, largely due to the talented performers who audition for the show. We wanted a meaningful way to thank and recognize these students and assist them in following their dream,Ž said Jennifer Watson, Arts Alive Chair. Madison plans to attend Gulf Coast State College to pursue a career in child psychology. Uponreceiving her associates degree, she hopes to attend the University of West Florida to complete her coursework. Megan Pettis Memorial Scholarships The family of Megan Pettis announced that two Bay County students have received the Megan Pettis Memorial Scholarships. Student Alyssa Bawcom will receive $1,000 to further her education. In addition, student Jarrett Dutton will receive the $500 Megan Pettis Community Service Scholarship. Megan was determined, kind, and focused,Ž said Pam Cobb, Megans mother. We want to help others who exemplify those traits and who are willing to work hard.Ž Alyssa Bawcom, a senior at J.R. Arnold High School, plans to attend the University of West Florida and hopes to become a marine biologist and further her studies to a Masters in Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences to lead to a career in coastal fisheries and habitat research. Jarrett Dutton, not pictured, a senior at J.R. Arnold High School, will use his Megan Pettis Community Service Scholarship to pursue a degree in Exercise Science at Wingate University in North Carolina, where he has committed to play football.SCHOLARSHIPSPaustian Bullock Earnest Howell Bawcom UPPER LEFT: Pictured, from left, are Michelle Poate, Madison Tenore, Lauren Miller, Sarah Edwards, and Craig St. Martin. LOWER LEFT: Pictured, from left, are Michelle Poate, Cam Page, Parker Milam, Colby Goodwin, and Craig St. Martin.

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CLASSIFIEDSThe News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 F F 1 1 T O P T E N A G E N T S F O R A P R I L TOP TEN AGENTS FOR APRIL C O M M A N D E R R E A L T Y I N C COMMANDER REALTY, INC. C 2 1 C o m m a n d e r c o m € C21Commander.com € 8 5 0 7 6 9 8 3 2 6 850-769-8326 NF-1178571 Brenda RogersREALTOR Kelli GarrettREALTOR Team SmithREALTOR Shani LeeREALTOR Victor JedREALTOR Kelly HamlinREALTOR Charlie CommanderREALTOR B. Cody ShieldsREALTOR Phyllis BrookinsREALTOR OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY 1:30 4:00 PM FEATURED LISTINGS 4716 GRANTS MILL DR € LYNN HAVEN$415,000 5BR/3BA 2,780 SFMLS#670641 9827 DAVENPORT AVE € YOUNGSTOWN$320,000 4BR/2BA 3,513 SFMLS#670151 3415 COUNTRY CLUB CT € LYNN HAVEN$295,000 3BR/2BA 2,315 SFMLS#671385 1511 RHODE ISLAND AVE € LYNN HAVEN$309,000 4BR/2BA 2,500 SFMLS#670484 7566 COLERIDGE RD € PANAMA CITY$750,000 5BR/4BA 5,277 SFMLS#670960 5042 MAGGIE LANE € PANAMA CITY$257,900 3BR/2BA 1,845 SFMLS#671040 6439 WENDY RD € PANAMA CITY$249,900 3BR/2BA 1,652 SFMLS#671480 926 S KATHERINE € PANAMA CITY$225,000 4BR/2.5BA 1,884 SFMLS# 671629 1802 EVERITT AVE € PANAMA CITY$214,500 3BR/2BA 1,543 SFMLS#669742 8811 S MCCANN RD € PANAMA CITY$289,000 3BR/2BA 2,156 SFMLS#671278 422 PENNSYLVANIA AVE € LYNN HAVEN$209,900 3BR/2BA 1,634 SFMLS#671493 6819 FORSYTHE DR € PANAMA CITY$209,900 3BR/2BA 1,611 SFMLS#671332 3923 CRESCENT DR € PANAMA CITY BEACH$195,000 2BR/2BA 1,080 SFMLS#671527 1217 S KIMBREL AVE € PANAMA CITY$189,900 4BR/2BA 1,480 SFMLS#671307 8105 HERITAGE WOODS LN € PANAMA CITY$210,000 3BR/2BA 1,766 SFMLS#671394 136 S COMET AVE € PANAMA CITY$169,000 3BR/2BA 1,353 SFMLS#671510 2802 CYNTHIA CT € PANAMA CITY$159,900 4BR/2BA 1,530 SFMLS#669649 2103 AVENSONG LN #105 € PANAMA CITY$136,000 2BR/2.5BA 1,253 SFMLS#669044 4802 W 19TH ST € PANAMA CITY$119,900 2BR/1BA 1,500 SFMLS#671027 207 HUGH THOMAS DR € PANAMA CITY$184,900 3BR/2BA 1,775 SFMLS#671478 2705 CAMRYNS CT € P ANAMA CITY North on Highway 77, East on to Mosley Dr, left on to Hwy 389, right on to 39th St, enter Camryns Crossing subdivision, right on to Camryns Court cul-de-sac, home is on the right. Hosted by Lennell Johnson, Realtor MLS#669793$324,900 -Brick/Stone 4/3 -Second Private Suit -Unique Cabinetry Hardwood, Tile, Carpet 509 & 511 BETH ST € P ANAMA CITY BEACH From Hutchison Beach Pkwy and Front Beach Rd turn NORTH at Beth Street and homes are on left. Hosted by Marcia Preston, Realtor MLS#669000$308,900 -NEW Beach Construction -1/2 Mile to Gulf, schools & Pier Park -4/3 LG Kitchen, 9 ceilings -Lots of Natural Light 3600 CEDAR PARK DR € P ANAMA CITY From Panama City Mall travel North on Hwy 231 for Approximately 3.5 Miles, Turn Right on Pipeline Rd, go 1/2 mile to Cedar Park entrance will be on your right. Continue past Cedar Park Lane to Cedar Park Drive and home will be on right just past the park area. Hosted by Cale OQuinn, Realtor MLS#665759$280,000 -4/2 NEW Construction-Close to Tyndall AFB, Navy Base & PCB-10 ft ceilings, formal Dining -Brick, 2 car garage 1114 N HAVEN CIR € LYNN HAVEN From Highway (Ohio Ave) 77 and 12 St, east on 12 St, left to North Haven Hosted by Victor Jed, Realtor MLS#666371$235,700 Large 4BR/2BA Split Bedroom -Large Open Floor Plan -Covered Back Patio 3 PARK PLACE € PANAMA CITY BEACH Heading west over the Hathaway Bridge, merge right onto Back Beach Road/98, travel approx.. 7 miles and turn right into Palmetto Trace. Go straight until the road Ts with the community pool, take a right onto Park Place, home will be the second town-home on your right. Hosted by Teresa Fowler, Realtor MLS#671047$229,900 -3/2.5-1,584 SF -Golf Cart to Beach -Fully Renovated -Master on 1st Floor 2192 ACORN PL € CHIPLEY North Hwy 77 to Sunny Hills Subdivision turn right onto Sunny Hills Blvd Right on Carey Blvd immediate left on Linwood Dr Right on Acorn Pl house on the right Hosted by Wilma Taylor, Realtor MLS#662371$163,500 -Sunny Hill Community -3/2 Open Floor Plan -Screened Porch -Large Back Yard Model Home Open Daily 10-6 New Construction Homes starting in low $300s Directions: From Back Beach Rd turn NORTH directly across from Hombre entrance onto Breakfast Point Blvd then make 1st turn WEST onto Basin Bayou Drive. Happy Mothers Day! Cain McNeilREALTOR

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CLASSIFIEDSF F 2 2 Sunday, May 13, 2018| The News Herald YOUR GUIDE TO AREA RENTALS S h o w c a s e Showcase NF-1168500 850-215-9942429 S. Tyndall Pkwy.BlueHeronRealtyPC.com | blueheronrealty@att.net BLUE HERON REALTY Property Management Services* No Set-Up or Leasing Fees *Long Term Residential Rentals 35 years experience sales, listings and rental management Serving Panama City € Tyndall AFB Area Lynn Haven € Panama City Beach NF-1178535 SMITH & ASSOCIATESPROPERTY MANAGEMENT OF BAY COUNTY INC. 13510C Hutchison Blvd., Panama City Beach Bay County'sFull TimeProperty Management Company Serving Bay County for over 30 years Call us today for a FREE no obligation Rental Analysis 850-215-RENT (7368) www.smithrentsbaycounty.com We will put you in your place!NF-1181235 FEATURED LISTINGSSouthportVacant Lot on Hwy 2302. 150 Frontage. Home, MH or Duplex OK. Only $27,500Bayou George3BR 2BA 1460 SF+ DWMH on .78 acre Beautiful trees. Financing Available. Adjoining property available Over 2400 SF Total.$79,000College Point4BR 2BA 2415 SF+Handy ManŽ special. Hugh 2-car detached garage with apt. 1 acre +corner lot. Uniquely di erent! Needs TLC. OFFERED AS ISŽ! $249,0001st Time Home BuyerWe make it so easy to understand the procedures. No detail, confusing technical talk. Let me tell you how I can possibly put you in your 1st home for No out of pocket moneyŽ!!.Venetian VillaCanal Front (Navigable) 3BR 2.5BA 2 Sty. T.H. Bonus Rm. Fireplace. Needs TLC. Below Mkt. Only $169,000Lynn HavenHistoric 103 year old home. 2 story, beautiful lot in great area. Livable, but needs TLC. OFFERED AS ISŽ! $109,000 Visit our Web/Email: actionrealty1.com dmalloy@knology.net Action R.V. StorageVeteran Discount Contact us at:dmalloy@knology.net265-1006 WE HAVE HOMES100%FINANCINGNF-1183309Appointments Encouraged PUT MY 39 YEARS EXPERIENCE TO WORK FOR YOU! Lynn Haven4BR 2BA 1674 SF +Corner lot. Immaculate. New Roof. New AC. 100% Financing Available. Mixed use. $169,000No matter what anyone says Experience does make a difference.Ž Call me today and get more than your moneys worth. HUD HOMES St Andrews Area2BR/2BA Attached end unit, garage, 2 story. ONLY $78,000 C a l l 8 5 0 2 4 9 7 3 5 5 € T o l l F r e e 8 8 8 8 3 6 8 5 5 1 Call 850-249-7355 € Toll Free 888-836-8551 U n d e r C o n t r a c t / S o l d Under Contract/Sold*These properties are either Sold or Under Contract N e w L i s t i n g s New Listings P r i c e R e d u c t i o n s Price Reductions $59,500 721 College Ave1+ acre lot in Panama City, zoned for multi-unit development $94,900 7514 Jefferson Ave2BR/1BA home on half-acre lot, workshop, lots of built-ins $122,000 6413 Highway 224BR/2BA mobile home, new wood laminate oors, new 5-ton AC $139,900 1034 E 26th St3BR/2BA completely remodeled home, garage, stainless appliances $199,000 3708 Shoreline Cir3BR/2BA brick home close to Pretty Bayou, beautifully landscaped $209,500 103 Sand Oak Blvd3BR/2.5BA townhome, low impact glass windows, concrete 1st oor $219,000 106 Dana Way3BR/2BA Brandywine Estates home, renovated and move-in ready $225,000 21807 Palm Ave2BR/1BA Florida cottage 1.5 blocks from the beach, workshop $254,000 16209 Lullwater Dr E3BR/2BA on Lullwater Lake, two car garage, close to Pier Park $299,000 264 Sukoshi Dr3BR/2.5BA waterfront home with bay access, boat dock, inground pool $309,000 262 S Glade Trl2BA/2BA with a bonus room in The Glades on golf course, inground pool $665,000 7311 Emerson Dr4BR/4BA home on Grand Lagoon, boat house w/lift, lots of upgrades $95,000 Embarcaderos Villas #211BR/1BA condo, all tile oors, updated kitchen and bath $128,000 Landmark Condo #D202remodeled 2BR/1BA unit with brand new AC/duct work $142,000 6419 Gardenia St3BR/2BA home on a canal that leads to Deerpoint Lake, workshop $328,000 129 Palm Bay Blvd3BR/2BA Palm Bay home with pool, tray ceilings, stainless appliances $995,000 6423 Dolphin Shores DrBay front 4BR/3BA home with 2BR/1BA apartment, 3 car garage $249,000 Greenwood Estates #9F3BR/2.5BA condo facing Grand Lagoon, boat slip w/lift $279,000 4917 High Point Dr3BR/2BA home on Deerpoint Lake, double lot, boat house, workshop $497,900 2449 Pretty Bayou Blvd3BR/2BA on deepwater canal with boat house, remodeled $549,000 107 Bid-a-Wee Ln3BR/2BA home near dedicated beach, inground pool, lots of upgrades $629,000 316 Petrel St3BR/4BA multi-story home 3 blocks from dedicated beach, gulf views NF-1183325 V i s i t o u r w e b s i t e f o r u p t o d a t e l i s t i n g s a n d s a l e s i n B a y a n d s u r r o u n d i n g c o u n t i e s Visit our website for up-to-date listings and sales in Bay and surrounding counties! www.RentERAFlorida.com740 S. Tyndall Pkwy Panama City, FL 32404850-785-1581 Please contact us or visit our website for a complete list of our available rentals. Se habla Espanol.~NF-117857216 W Cooper Dr 2/1 $850 5105 E 14th St 1/1 $90012031 Raintree Dr Unit A 3/2 $950 6525 Lake Joanna Cir 3/2 $1200 1002 Indiana Ave 3/1 $1250 216 Bonita Cir 2/2 $1250 5209 Hickory St 4/2 $1800 1200 West St 4/2 $1800 3401 Hillcrest Dr 3/3.5 $2200 508 Dement Cir 5/4.5 $2500 West End Panama City Beach108 Moonlight Drive 3 Bedroom 1.5 BathExecutive Style Home Lots of Upgrades Detached Garage$2495 FEATURED PROPERTY www.PanamaBeachRentals.comYOUR GO TO COMPANY FOR ALL YOUR RENTAL NEEDSŽ6121 Harvey St .................................. 2/1.5 .................. $725 1333 Capri (waterfront) .....................3/2 ....................$1425 2104 Avensong Ln #P301...................2/2 ....................$1250 2106 Avensong Ln #O304 ..................2/2 ....................$1300 8601 Avensong Ln #E108 ...................2/2.5 .................$1400 2105 Avensong Ln #C102 ...................2/2.5 .................$1400 Panama City Beach Rentals 636-6662 Villas at SuncrestIncludes: Water, Sewer, Trash, Wi-Fi, Basic Cable & Pest Control Panama City and Surrounding Areas 248-5000 9031 Houston St ...............................2/2 .....................$895 21729 Marlin Ave Furn ......................1/1 ....................$10002625 Beech St Unit A ...............................3/2 .......................$10259860 S Thomas Dr #703 Gulf View/Pool ....1/2 .................... $110017462 Front Bch Rd #25B Gated/Pool .... 2/2 ................... $1250 22125 Bataan St................................2/2 .................... $1350 17878 Front Bch Rd #F1 Gulf View .....2/2 ...................$1395 409 Bainbridge St Comm Pool ...........4/2 ...................$1895 108 Moonlight Dr .............................3/2.5 .................$2495 6422 Hwy 98 #1601 Bay Front/Pool ...4/4.5 .................$4950NF-1178581 BAY COUNTY'S RENTAL CENTERBeach: 850-636-6662 Panama City: 850-2485000 Deerpoint Lake2.5 ac, Westside 4300 Edwards Rd. Lagoon Realty 850 624 1074 2bd/2baExcellent condition setup in nice mobile home community $11,875 (850)769-1088 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 Waterfront for Sale1/2 Acre lot, Big Oak Trees, Deep Water on Bear Creek. Just East of Cherokee Landing Bridge on Ard Dr. $49,500 850-832-9119 4001 Riverside Dr. Beautiful custom built 3br/2ba. 3126sqft. $399,900. MLS #668301 Laird Hitchcock Hitchcock Real Estate LLC (850) 866-2158 txt FL92794 to 56654 Lynn HavenHome for Sale By Owner 3/2 Ranch on Large Lot in College Point Area. $198,900 Call (850)271-0033 3br/2ba Lynn Haven Brick Home216 Missouri Avenue (Do not disturb Tenants) Available June 1st Two car garage, living room, dining room, screen porch, large corner lot. Close to Bay and City Park. new appliances. Small Pets ok (w/Deposit) 1500sqft, $1500/mo + SecurityCall Barbara Hidman Broker / Owner (850)527-5085 Lake Front LotsAvailable within 2 blocks of the beach. One lot is 42x115 that would completment the larger lot next to it that is currently for sale also. Purchase the 2 lots & make a wonderful home site. Contact Hope Abbott 850-596-7653 FOR SALE BY OWNERBeautiful Panama City Beach Condo 1 br / 1.5 ba Ground floor with private boat slip. Completely furnished. Must see! $159,000 or best offer Call: 334-703-0401 St. Andrews 1&2br/ 1ba, s mall pets ok. W/D hookups, 850-527-6879 (leave message) Panama City 1 bedroom Garage Apartment: 1 br 1ba, $500/mo + $500 dep. Garage Included. Call 785-7341 or 814-3211 Bayou George 3bd/2ba, 16x80. Clean, quiet, lrg yrd, no pets w/s/g incld. 850-265-4043 Callaway Mobilehome 334 Camellia Ave. Lot 4, 2 br, 1 ba, $500 mo + $300 dp CH&A We furnish water & sewer. no pets no w/d hkup Call:850-871-2629 ! ! ! Sell It Today!I BUYHOUSESPretty or Ugly763-7355ibuyhousesprettyorugly.comText FL91926 to 56654 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 FOR RENT! Callaway, Tyndall Parkway now available, newly remodeled. 1br/1ba apartments, furnished or unfurnished. New appliances, free WI-FI, starting at $695/mo + Electric & Deposit. (Includes W/S) No Pets or Smoking. Call: 419-910-0364 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. Need a helping hand? Advertise in the Help Wanted Section in the Classifieds! 864-0320 These tiny ads sell, hire, rent and inform for thousands of families each week.Let a little Classified ad do a big job for you. The News Herald Classified 747-5020 NF-1177778 Contact Century 21 Commander Realty for all your Property Management needs! ALSO OPEN ON SATURDAYS 8-4 AVAILABLE RENTALS: 850-769-5775Apply Online at c21commander.com COMMANDER REALTY, INC. 12 ALMA C 2/2 ..............$825 315 COLLEGE AVE 2/1 ............ $850 121 ABIGALE LN 3/2 ...........$1,100 631 PLANTATION 3/2 .......... $1,350 1120 N SAN SOUCI BLVD 4/2 ...........$1,650 120 N SAN SOUCI BLVD 4/2 ........... $1,650 108 CRENSHAW ST. 3/2 ..........$1,850 5026 PRETTY WAY 3/2 .......... $2,000 3213 ASHMORE ST 5/2.5 ........$2,100 3213 ASHMORE ST. 5/2.5 ....... $2,100 5011 PRETTY WAY 5/3 ..........$2,400NF-1178567

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CLASSIFIEDSThe News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 F F 3 3 315 Harrison Avenuedwighthicks.comDWIGHT HICKS, INC. Dwight Hicks Broker (850) 867-05251@dwighthicks.com Wesley Pennington Realtor(850) 867-1767wesley@dwighthicks.com Beth Williams Realtor(850) 867-0101beth.pc.realestate@gmail.com Veronica Barron Realtor(850) 867-0105veronica@dwighthicks.com Shirley Rockwell Realtor(850) 890-3830shirleyrockwell@dwighthicks.com PORT ST. JOE Large family home with views of St. Joe Bay. 4 bedroom, 4 bath, and a Florida room make this home perfect for a gathering place. Call Veronica for all the facts. MLS#670008 $600,000 RESIDENTIAL LOT 1/2 acre lot with septic, well and electric already in place on a quite setting north of town near Harders recreation complex. Shirley can tell you where. MLS#671255 ONLY $25,000 INVESTMENT PROPERTY Five acre lot with two mobile homes and a 20 x 20 workshop now available in Youngstown. Both the well and septic are large enough for four units. Many possibilities exist here. Veronica can tell you about it. ONLY $99,500 MLS# 666087 NEW WATERFRONT Completely upgraded 3BR/2BA ranch with open oor plan. Located on peaceful almost 1/2 acre of land on the waters of Fanning Bayou close to North Bay. Shirley would be happy to show you its exquisite features. MLS#671520 $340,000 TWO LOTS ONE HOUSE Nice 3 bedroom house that comes with an extra lot ready with utilities available. Sell it off or build a rental or mother in law. Close to Tyndall. Veronica can tell you all about it, Call her. MLS# 669169 ONLY $229,000 WATERFRONT TOWNHOUSE This spacious townhouse out on Alligator Point is calling your name. Boasting 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, and 2300 sq. ft. of space to enjoy with views of St. Andrews Bay. Boat, sh, swim or whatever you like to do on the water just out your door. Beth has the details. MLS# 670017 NF-1183305visit us in person at 315 Harrison Ave or visit us online at DwightHicks.com850-215-1616 NF-1184080 This Weeks Featured Properties NF-1184086 Accepting new listings! Barbara Stevens Broker/Owner 850-819-5291 Premier Properties of Bay County, LLC $74,900  MLS#671631 200 San Gabriel St Panama City BeachEl Centro Beach Subdivision 2/2 w/approx 1,092 SF. Excellent location. Only 1/2 mi to Beach Access 63, close to Pier Park, few miles to Airport, entertainment, dining & more! 6410 Cherry St. Callaway3/1 w/approx. 975 SF large lot, very good location.3630 Azalea Ct Azalea Place SubdivisionAll brick home w/approx. 1,907 SF. 4/2 with open oor plan, privacy fenced back yard, underground utilities. $275,000$208,000  MLS#669313 Just Reduced! Jennifer Ethridge, RealtorFlorida Military Specialist850-960-6050 Elegant Southern Style with special high-end features throughout. 4000 Riverside Dr. € Panama City 3BR/3BA € 2,557 SqFt $369,000 € MLS# 671239Breakfast bar, replace, hardwood & tile oor, new carpet. 4028 OAK FOREST Dr. € Panama City 3BR/3 BA € 1,920 SqFt $270,000 € MLS# 662233Open chefs kitchen w/granite counters & island. MB garden tub. 4005 Riverside Dr. € Panama City 3BR/2BA € 1,930 SqFt $259,500 € MLS# 667999 NF-10994240 Riverside Community Featured Properties Carroll Realty, Inc.Diane McKay, Realtor 2515 W 33rd Street4BR/2BA 2,725 SqFt Located on canal w/direct access to the gulf$525,000 MLS#671567 FEATURED WATERFRONT PROPERTIES NF-11840937241 Shady Drive4BR/2.5BA 2,708 SqFt Located on Deerpoint Lake.$349,900 MLS#671366 850.596.1378 NF-1183349Joel Jadofsky, Realtor850-258-2470teamjadofsky.com On Golf Course € 2 BR / 2 BA € 1360 sq ft 2683 MUIR LANE  BONIFAY MLS# 665590 $129,999 3 BR / 2BA, 1930 sq ft € In the Cove € Fully Remodeled 205 N. MACARTHUR  PANAMA CITYMLS# 669284 $237,000 3BR/2.5BA, 2022 sq ft, Hibiscus by the Bay unit with water views from every window.Cindy Shoemaker Realtor850-573-4045NF-11833596504 Bridge Water Way #106 Panama City Beach MLS#668325  $419,900 OPEN SUNDAY 1 4 PM From 98 & Thomas Dr, go N on Wildwood, take second R onto Bridge Water Way, go to end, unit is in Tower 2; rst building. 4BR/3BA 2360 sq ft home in Derby Woods includes replace, screened back porch, fenced back yard.Dir: Hwy 77 turn East on Hwy 390, left n Belmont Blvd, right on Santa Anita Dr, left on Bluegrass Ln. Home on the left. OPEN SUNDAY 1-3PM 1508 BLUE GRASS LANE  LYNN HAVEN MLS# 671504  $258,850 NF-1183358 SHERAN WHITAKER, BROKER/OWNER850-258-6429www.NewTownRealty.comNF-1183358

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CLASSIFIEDSF F 4 4 Sunday, May 13, 2018| The News Herald 726 omas Dr. Panama City Beach, FL 32408 Service You Deserveƒ People You Can TrustTHINKING ABOUT SELLING OR BUYING?CALL THE BEST WE MAKE IT HAPPENŽ Eva M. Mullins, P.A. Deb Brown Libby Sipple Linda SherrellMelissia Pennington Kay Warneck Linda Kirk Skyler Conzelman Laura Hartzog Terry Conzelman S ? People you can TrustŽ 2015 Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate. All Rights Re served. Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate fully supports the principles of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act. Operated by a subsidiary of NRT LLC. Coldwell Banker and the Coldwell Banker Logo are registered service marks owned by Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. Eva M. Mullins, P.A., Realtor International Diamond Society 2016, 2017850-527-3269 New Jerusalem Rd € VernonMLS# 669719 $45,000 € Hicks Lake area € Over 9 acres € Short drive to PCB € Previously platted Doriece Dr € FountainMLS# 671390 $55,000 € Waterfront € 10 Acre parcel € 2 adjacent parcels for sale € Owner nancing available 1260 W. Beach Dr € Panama CityMLS# 656436 $975,000 € Historic Beach Drive € 2 plus acre parcel 9860 S. Thomas Dr € Panama City BchMLS# 665480 $229,000 € Laketown Wharf € Amazing Gulf views € 2 BR/ 2 BA plus bunk Terry Conzelman, Realtor 850-832-4886 Melissia Pennington, Realtor 850-527-1513 123 Turtle Cove € Panama City BchMLS# 670243 $259,000 € 3 BR/2BA € Premium Lot € Amazing amenities 305 Lyonia Lane € Panama City BchMLS# 671350 $299,000 € 3 BR/2 BA 1614 sq ft € Desirable neighborhood € Mother in law suite Skyler Conzelman, Realtor 850-832-2021 1508 Trout Lane € Panama City BchMLS# 670766 $239,500 € 92x125 Waterfront Bay Point Lot € 92 front canal feet with vinyl seawall € Gulf of Mexico quick access 23223 Front Bch Rd € Panama City BchMLS# 668869 $199,500 € Beautiful Gulf views, 1 Br/ 1BA € Stainless Appliances, new paint € 2 pools, 4 tennis courts, plus more € Minutes from 30-A! Linda Sherrell, Realtor 850-348-3500 108 Royal Palm € Panama City BchMLS# 670480 $335,000 € Palm Bay, 3 BR/ 2BA € Large lot, fenced back € No HOA fees 3942 W. 21st Pl. A € Panama CityMLS# 667708 $179,900 € 3 BR/ 2 BA Totally remodeled € Metal Roof € New Appliances Kay Warneck, Realtor 850-890-8067 3442 Seminole Ln € MariannaMLS# 662713 $344,500 € Spectacular Views of Silver lake € Lake with Gulf access € Plenty of space € Spring/Summer time Memories Opportunities 901 Brandeis € Panama CityMLS# 660376 $210,000 € Spacious home w/great over ow € Large Mature fenced yard € 2 car garage w/great storage € Swimming Pool Linda Kirk, Realtor 850-630-0044 6500 Bridgewater Way PH-2 € Panama City BchMLS# $695,000 € 4 BR Penthouse € Incredible Views€ Boater Paradise on Intracoastal waterway 4620 Bay Point Rd 1040 € PCBMLS# 668189 $259,000 Ground Floor Marina Golf Pool/Hot Tub Deb Brown, Realtor 850-819-6726 112 Marlin Circle Panama City BchMLS# 671550 $639,900 € Bay Point Golf Course Home € 4 BR/ 4 BA € 4 Car Garage € Renovated 101 Sawgrass Ct 203 € Panama City BchMLS# 652952 $425,000 € Waterfront on Lake Powell € 4 BR / 3.5 BA, 2,214 Sq Ft € Gated Wild Heron Community € Fully Furnished 4420 Bay Point Rd Panama City BchMLS# 671625 $165,000 € Fabulous large lot € Sprinkler System € Possible Bay or Canal views Libby Sipple, Realtor 850-832-7586 246 Marlin Cir € Panama City BchMLS# 669444 $799,900 3 BR / 3 BA Boaters Paradise Custom Built Laura Hartzog, Realtor Presidents Circle 2016, 2017850-527-0325 183 N. Kimbrel Ave € Panama CityMLS# 671345 $169,900 € 3 BR/2BA € New Hardwood & Carpet € Newly updated interior € Privacy fence 4412 Bylsma Cir € Panama CityMLS# 669063 $280,000 € 4 BR/2 BA split plan € Heated & Cooled Florida Room € Large Master suite w/sitting room € Large garage w/workshop area MOTIVATED SELLER NF-1183307

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CLASSIFIEDSThe News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 F F 5 5 Won’t you join us?Visit our sales office to get all the news and information about new homes in SweetBay. Call 844-35-SWEET It’s beautiful outside. Feels like the perfect day for a bayfront run after walking the kids to school—and treating them to poolside popsicles when they get out. SweetBay is a new master-planned community in Panama City, Florida with miles of coastline to get in touch with nature and neighbors. Our bayfront village will foster a healthy lifestyle we like to call, “relaxed living with a dash of Southern charm.” It’s a friendly neighborhood with everything you need just a short walk away. Academy Park, our first neighborhood, features University Academy (UA)—a free public K-6 charter school, with expansion plans to 8th grade. UA placed 1st in the district based on 2014 state standard scores. And our location is an easy drive to nearby universities, hospitals, military bases, and many other work centers. A community of new & custom homesites now open in Panama City, Florida. Now Open NF-1183335 COME TO OURMAY 16 AND 17TH FROM 9-2 OFFICE FURNITURESALE! 415 N. Richard Jackson Blvd, STE 100 Panama City Beach, FL 32407CUBICLES, DESKS, CHAIRS, SOFAS AND MORE! CASH ONLYNF-1186374 20522 Lighthouse Utilities Company, Inc. Request for Qualifications for Engineering Services Lighthouse Utility Company, Inc. (LUCI) requests Letters of Interest and Statements of Qualifications (SOQs) to provide consultant professional engineering services for its Water Plant Upgrades project funded by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection Drinking Water State Revolving Fund Program. The project includes an additional well, treatment, storage and high-service pumps (Plant 4); major improvements to Plant 2; and an additional high service pump, tank aeration, and chlorination at Plant 3. The project also includes replacing three bridge crossings in the distribution system with horizontal directional drilling. Engineering services will include design, permitting, construction drawings, technical specifications, and contract documents, and other additional services if required. The consultant selection and contracting process will comply with Florida Statute 287.055, including prohibition of contingent fees. Proposers should submit a letter stating interest in providing the services, and additional documentation organized according to the evaluation categories. Statements of Qualifications shall be evaluated using the following criteria: 1. Firm’s Qualifications and Capabilitie (20 points) 2. Management and Staff Qualifications and Availability (20 points) 3. Effect of Project Team Location (10 points) 4. Understanding of Local Needs, Approach to Project, Proposed Schedule (25 points) 5. Reputation and Client References for Similar Projects (25 points) Questions shall be directed to Larry McArdle, Chief Operator, telephone (850) 227-3501, email luci2013@fairpoint.net LUCI reserves the right to request clarification of any information submitted by proposers, and with suitable basis, also reserves the right to reject any and all proposals, and to waive any informalities or irregularities in the proposal process. Contract is subject to grant award and release of funds by the funding agency. A person or affiliate who has been placed on the convicted vendor list following a conviction for a public entity crime may not submit a bid, proposal, or reply on a contract to provide any goods or services to a public entity; may not submit a bid, proposal, or reply on a contract with a public entity for the construction or repair of a public building or public work; may not submit bids, proposals, or replies on leases of real property to a public entity; may not be awarded or perform work as a contractor, supplier, subcontractor, or consultant under a contract with any public entity; and may not transact business with any public entity in excess of the threshold amount provided in s. 287.017 for CATEGORY TWO for a period of 36 months following the date of being placed on the convicted vendor list. SOQs are due by 2:00 p.m. (EST) on Wednesday, June 6th, 2018. Submit one original and six copies to Lighthouse Utility Company, Inc., Attn: Jay Rish, President, 406 Marina Drive, Port St. Joe, Florida 32456. SOQs shall be secured in a sealed package marked: “PROPOSAL FOR ENGINEERING SERVICES -LUCI Plant Upgrades”. Late proposals will not be considered. Proposals will be opened after the submission deadline. LUCI is an equal opportunity employer and procurer. Pub May 6, 13, 2018 20282 AUCTION ANNUAL SPRING FARM AND CONSTRUCTION MAY 19, 2018 @ 8:00 AM HWY 231 N CAMPBELLTON, FL 32426 Local Farm Dispersal, Estates, Bank Repos, Sherriff Dept, City & County, Plus Approved Consignments. MASON AUCTION & SALES LLC -FL #642 850-263-0473 850-258-7652 CHAD MASON 850-849-0792 GERALD MASON www .masonauction.co m Pub: April 22, 29, May 6, 13, 2018 20590 NOTICE OF MEETING The City of Panama City Civil Service Board will meet on Monday, May 14,2018 at 6:00 pm. Location will be at the Bay County Government Building, 840 W 11th Street, Rm#1030, Panama City, Florida. Pub May 10, 11. 12, 13, 14, 2018 20576 CALL FOR SEALED BIDS “VoIP Phone System” TOMMY FORD SHERIFF OF BAY COUNTY May 7 2018 Bid proposal will be received by Tommy Ford Sheriff of Bay County, Florida until 3:00 P. M. Thursday June 7, 2018 for furnishing the following type of equipment or services pertaining thereto: VoIP Telephone System Copies of the specification / requirements for this bid may be obtained at the office of Wayne Wilkes, I.T. Director 3421 North Highway 77 Panama City, Florida 32405. Each bid package shall be addressed to Wayne Wilkes, IT Drector of Bay County Sheriff’s Office and clearly marked “Bid for VoIP Phone System” with the name and address of the bidder placed in a prominent place on the bid package. Bids should be transmitted by registered mail, returned receipt requested, or delivered in person to BCSO Support Services Division ATTN: Wayne Wilkes, 3421 N. Hwy 77 Panama City, Florida 32405 Bids will be open and read at the Sheriff’s Office at the aforesaid time and date.All bids shall be firm for a period of sixty (60) days after the bid opening date during which time the Sheriff will make his decision as to the bid award. The Sheriff reserves the right to reject anyor all bids, waive any in formalities contained therein or select the bid which in his opinion best serves the interest of Bay County Florida. Pub May 9, 11, 13,16, 2018 20616 ADVERTISEMENT AND NOTICE TO BIDDERS The Panama City Bay County Airport and Industrial District dba Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport is seeking sealed bids from qualified firms for all work and materials necessary to complete the Taxiway E1 & Transient Apron Project detailed on the Contract Documents dated May 7th, 2018. Interested Bidders may obtain access to Contract Documents and Bid Package by emailing David Scruggs, ZHA at David.Scruggs@zhaintl .com The work consists of the construction of Taxiway E1 connector from the existing Taxiway D to the Proposed Transient Apron. The scope includes all the grading, drainage, taxiway lighting, airfield markings, and sodding associated with the approximate 12,275 sy asphalt taxiway connector. The taxiway connector project also includes the reconstruction of a portion of the existing secured access roadway and Taxilane F to accommodate the grade transition as required by the FAA for the new taxiway connector. The scope includes the construction of a 300 ft x 300 ft transient PCC apron (10,000 sy) with associated apron edge lighting, apron markings, grading, drainage, and sodding. A non-mandatory Pre-Bid meeting will be held May 22nd, 2018 at 2:00 pm (CST) at the north conference room, 1st floor of Terminal, Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport Terminal, 6300 West Bay Parkway. Call in number for this non-mandatory meeting is (712)-432-0900 (access code 225872). Sealed Bids must be submitted to the office above no later than June 7, 2018 at 2:00 pm (CST). Bids shall be made on the Bid Proposal Forms furnished with the Contract Document Specifications. May13, 20, 27, 2018 20618 ADVERTISEMENT AND NOTICE TO BIDDERS The Panama City Bay County Airport and Industrial District dba Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport is seeking sealed bids from qualified firms for all work and materials necessary to complete the Terminal Apron Repair & Expansion Project detailed on the Contract Documents dated May 7th, 2018. Interested Bidders may obtain access to Contract Documents and Bid Package by emailing David Scruggs, ZHA at David.Scruggs@zhaintl .com. The work consists of the repair of the existing terminal apron and the construction of a 7,200 sy apron expansion. The project will consist of milling five-inches of asphalt (full depth), 25 ft in width around the existing concrete apron ramp (approximately 3,300 sy). The installation of a geotextile fabric (approximately 1,075 sy) and repaving the asphalt within the repair limits (approximately 950 tons). Remarking the terminal apron pavement within the existing concrete apron limits and within the repair area. In addition to the terminal apron repair, the project also includes the expansion of the existing asphalt apron by adding 7,200 sy of asphalt with associated apron and taxiway edge lighting, markings, and stormwater improvements. A non-mandatory Pre-Bid meeting will be held May 22nd, 2018 at 2:00 pm (CST) at the north conference room, 1st floor of Terminal, Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport Terminal, 6300 West Bay Parkway. Call in number for this non-mandatory meeting is (712)-432-0900 (access code 225872). Sealed Bids must be submitted to the office above no later than June 7, 2018 at 2:00 pm (CST). Bids shall be made on the Bid Proposal Forms furnished with the Contract Document Specifications. May 13, 20, 27, 2018 Lost CatFemale Gray Tabby Cat Kitten, need to find to supply medicine. Michigan Ave. Reward! Call (850) 960-6732. Dog FoundIn Parker Area Business Hwy 98 and Center Street. Approx 8 to 10 weeks old, larger breed puppy. 12 lbs. Well fed, some training. No collar. Call: 850-832-0874 or 850-832-9459 COLE’S PAINTINGPressure Washing. Insured850-774-1291 $2999-NEW METAL ROOF for the Doublewide!! (up to 28x60) Guyson Construction & Roofing Lic # CCC1330599 (850) 258-5856 CALLTODAY $2999-NEW METAL ROOF for the Doublewide!! (up to 28x60) Licensed & Insured. Guyson Construction & Roofing (850) 258-5856 CALLTODAY A. Pearce Tree & Stump Service“We go out on a limb for you!” Lic. & Ins. 850-596-5067 ActionTree.NetBest Prices in Town Lic/Insured, Firewood, Call/Text 850-527-7017 Anytime Tree Removal!850-265-9794Text FL91927 to 56654 Tree Be GoneTree removal service. Quality dependable work at fair prices. Licensed and insured call for your F ree estimate ( 850)819-9987 Home Repairs Any Job, Large Or Small. New Installs, Kitchens, Baths Paint, Tile, Wood rot, Electric, Plumb. Robert 850-832-7972 BJs Lawn & Tree Service! Offering 25% off tree removal! Licensed & Insured. Free Estimates! Accepting all major credit cards! (850) 596-4642 Let us do your Lawn or Palms! Retired Military family call or text James or Kay at 850-768-4589 or 850-703-1706. Alonzo Caudill Painting, pressure cleaning, and repairs. 30 yrs exp. 850-303-9669 Private Home Health Care24 Years of Experience. Referrences Available. Call: (850) 630-5451 Years of Experience !Experienced sitter/caregiver to help care for your loved ones! References provided if needed. Please call me at (850) 338-4328. !!Bob’s Home Repairs!!Roof, soffit, facia, door & window replacement or repair.and light remodeling Dial850-257-6366 Alonzo Caudill Painting, Drywall, Yard Clean-Up, Carpenter Repairs & Pressure Cleaning Licensed & Insured. 850-303-9669 Don’s Home RepairPainting, Tile, Windows, Doors, General Carpentry, Metal Roofs, Kitchen/Bath, Pressure Washing, Plumbing Demo/Junk. Insured. 850-630-9690 Have It Your Way Int/Ext Painting, Clean-Ups/Sod, Epoxy floors, Rock/Flower Beds, Gutter & Roof Cleaning, Drainage systems. Lot Clearing, Haul-Offs. Weeding, Tree Trimming, Pressure Washing, driveways. Save 10%-20% 850-303-8526 ACLASSIC TOUCH An Honest Person To Clean Your Home, Office Or Condo, Lic/Ins, 18yrs exp, Free Est Call Lauri 774-3977 txt FL88189 to56654 Duncan Concrete Exp. & Ins. Driveway & Patio Specialist 850-896-1574 Kipple & Son Concrete and Pool RepairPool Replaser & all types of concrete work, drive ways, patio, pool deck & blockwork. We accept most major credit cards. Free Estimate Call: 850-866-4618 WHITE’S CONCRETESpring Special Lic. Ins.& 40yrs.exp. 874-1515 / 896-6864 Bill W. HashRemodeling & ConsultingMaster Craftsman33 yrs exp. Call 850-890-7569Text FL91517 to 56654 These tiny ads sell, hire, rent and inform for thousands of families each week.Let a little Classified ad do a big job for you. The News Herald Classified 747-5020 These tiny ads sell, hire, rent and inform for thousands of families each week.Let a little Classified ad do a big job for you. The News Herald Classified 747-5020

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CLASSIFIEDSF F 6 6 Sunday, May 13, 2018| The News Herald NF-1186371 KITCHEN STAFF. The way we attract and keep great employees is by offering a positive, respectful, and fair place to work and grow. If you love teamwork, are responsible, care about doing a good job, and also like to laugh and enjoy fellow Boom Crew team members, stop by for an application. Up to 38 hours/week. Although we just opened this location in November, our Milton location has been open for 3 1/2 years. We are located in Pier Park North. 15750 Panama City Beach Pkwy, Unit 180, Panama City Beach, FL 32413. Pay up to $12/hour, depending on experience.Come in and apply to become part of the Boom Crew at this full service, family restaurant. We are currently hiring TOP-RATED BRICK OVEN FAMILY PIZZA RESTAURANT NOW HIRING! NF-1186372 JOIN US!!!MONDAY MAY 21st AND TUESDAY MAY 22nd8am Noon and 1pm 5pm CSTEVENT WILL BE HELD ON CAMPUS AT BMSH IN THE TOMMY COOLEY BUILDING IN HUMAN RESOURCES SUITE 203 **Please dress Professional and bring your updated Resume!*Best place to park: Parking Lot N located on the corner of 7 th Street and Bonita Ave. The Tommy Cooley Building is located directly across from Parking Lot N. Interview with HR Recruiters and Nursing Leadership Staff Learn more about the exciting C.N.A opportunities available at BMSH HIRING FOR FULL-TIME AND PER DIEM POSITIONS MED/SURG UNITS ~ ICU UNITS ~ FLOAT POOL COMPREHENSIVE BENEFIT PLANS* TUITION REIMBURSEMENT* 401K* EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICES* BEE AWARD RECOGNITION* EMPLOYEE DISCOUNTS, AND MUCH MORE! APPLY TODAY @ www.baymedical.org HR Department: (850) 747-6785 Together, we provide World Class Care every patient, every time.On Her, On Hstƒƒ.W r Bay YOU ARE INVITED! 2018 C.N.A JOB FAIR Multi-Media Sales Executive Open Territory: PC BeachThe News Herald is seeking a Multi-Media Sales Executive (MMSE) in its Panama City location. This position will focus on tactical and rapid account development by prospecting for new business in an effort to grow print and digital advertising revenue in the local retail business category. Primary responsibilities include: relationship building, conducting needs assessments by active listening and clarifying needs, develop marketing plans to meet the customer’s needs, generate and present proposals to provide long-term solutions for the customer. Minimum qualifications include: HS diploma or GED. Minimum 1-2 years experience in B2B sales. Must have a Florida driver’s license, current auto insurance and must pass drug screening. Send cover letter and resume to jsmith@pcnh.com mmccabe@pcnh.com NOW HIRINGThe City of Mexico Beach is currently accepting applications to fill 3-full time positions on the Mexico Beach Fire Department. Qualified candidates will have a valid driver’s license, Fire Fighter 2 certification and EMT certification is preferred. The position will require 24 hour shifts and the starting annual salary will be $36,996.96 based on 2,904 hours per year. The City of Mexico Beach does offer Health, Life, Dental and Vision insurance, paid time off and is a member of the Florida Retirement System. Applications will be accepted at Mexico Beach City Hall, 201 Paradise Path. Job is open until filled, with first review of applicants May 17, 2018 For more information please visit www .mexicobeachgov .com or contact Chief Simmons at d.simmons@mexicobeachgov .com The City of Mexico Beach is a Drug-Free work place and is an EEOC provider. WANTED: granite/stone countertop installers and finishers/polishers. Experience preferred. Will train motivated people. Hours of work are M-F, with each work day starting at 7am. Benefits available: 401K, health insurance, life insurance, and more! Family-oriented team. Pay based on experience, and is renegotiable after a brief period. Clean background helpful. Come grow with us! Apply through this ad anytime. Apply on-site M-F, 10am-4pm: 635 Briggs Ln, Southport, FL 32409. Text FL92490 to 56654 Computer Desk With Hutch and Executive chair $150 Call (850)230-1499 Lynn Haven 201 West 14th Street, #10 Saturday, May 12/19th Sunday, May 13/20th 6:00am to 6:00pmMOVING & GARAGE SAL EMoving & Garage Sale. All items must go. No reasonable offer turned down. Household items, misc items for sale. Rain or Shine. Bring your pick up & load up. Call (850) 248-0900 By Owner32 Cal S&W Revolver $265 32 Cal Beretta Nickel show/ w BAG $325 357 Ruger Blackhawk 1/2 price $485 Call (850)819-1740 Sig 320 Tacops carry 4 -21 rd. mags, threaded barrel LNIB $650 Call (850)763-5423 Gun Store Closing Sale prices on ammo, accessories, holsters, powder, concealment purses. Glass display cases for sale including full and half view, high security, mirrored, and lighted available. Floor display units for sale (13) and floor gun racks holding 18 guns each. (850) 230-8100 Power washer, Troy-Bilt, Briggs and Stratton 190cc engine, 2800 max PSI, 2.5 max GPM. Bought 2 years ago but never used. Asking $150, Panama City Beach. Call (850)233-8947 71 Yamaki Acoustic Full Body w/Case, Like New $1,250 ONE OWNER 66 Fender Acoustic Full Body w/Case, Like New $850 MUST SEE! Call (850)819-1740 Aluminum WelderMiracle Strip Welding has an opening for a full time Aluminum Welder / Fitter. Paid holidays, vacation and sick leave. Must pass welding test. Apply at 7117 McElvey Road in Panama City Beach. Exp Receptionist Office AssistantFor busy medical practice. Fax resume to: 850-763-1477 B-Dubs in Pier Park is hiring cooks, servers, and cashiers. It’s the closest you can get to being paid for eating wings and watching sports! Apply Today. Managers needed for fast casual restaurant in Panama City. Need Restaurant experience. Send resume to PO Box 28135, Panama City, 32411 or email to johnv78033@aol.com Needed Bar Manager Salary Position, Full-time, also needed are two bar tenders Part-time $7/hr plus tips. For interviews or inquiries call (850)862-8086 Stock Clerk/ Sales ClerkPT/ FT. All shifts. Apply between 9am-12 7 days per week. Shell Port North West Floridas Largest Seashell Outlet 9949 Thomas Dr. PCB. Retirees welcome. Bookkeeper Asst.PT needed year round Average 3-4 hrs a wk. Must be able to work Sat & Sun. Computer exp req. Retirees are encouraged to apply. Send resume to: Coconut Creek Mini-Golf & Gran Maze. Attn: Bookkeeper. 9807 Front Beach Rd., PCB, FL 32407 No Phone Calls. Delivery/ Warehouse HelperExperience preferred. Required basic knowledge of plumbing and electrical. Must have valid drivers license and be able to work Monday-Saturday Call for more details. 850-785-6184 Emerald Falls 8602 Thomas Dr. Cobra Adventure Park 9323 Front Bch Rd.Now Hiring Ride Attendants Cashiers Multiple Positions Small Engine MechanicPick up applications at Emerald Falls or Cobra Adventure Park Legal SecretaryInteresting, friendly, fast paced work environment, experience necessary, competitive salary with bonus incentives, health ins. & vacation included. Send resume to: P.O. Box 860 or email to cneese@bryanthigby com NOW HIRINGEstablished, growing and upscale Cosmetic Medical Practice seeking Medical Assistant, LPN, Aesthetician. Medical background required. Apply now to join our wonderful team on the beach. Call (850) 588 8571 or email resume and cover letter to tarek1.cvlc@ gmail.com. 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CLASSIFIEDSThe News Herald | Sunday, May 13, 2018 F F 7 7 636 W. 15th Street • Panama City, FL 32401 850.348.1038 I’m back in business at Bay Dodge! Call me. Victor Torres NF-1179098 D O D G E C H R Y S L E R DODGE CHRYSLER J E E P R A M H Y U N D A I JEEP RAM HYUNDAI M I T S U B I S H I L I N C O L N MITSUBISHI LINCOLN I have a problem with my 2002 Ford F-150 with a 5.4 liter engine. My problem is a miss re when the engine is rst started. I know it is cylinder number 4 miss ring and I have replaced all the coils and spark plugs. The fuel pressure is good according to my repair shop in St. Joe. They have pulled their hair out trying to stop this miss on this cylinder #4. It only misses for about 10 to 15 seconds then it smoothes out. Of course, the check engine light comes on and every time it is the same code. Miss re on cylinder #4 the code is P0304. Do you have any ideas on what will cause my engine to miss re on one cylinder when it rst starts up? If I shut the truck off and wait 10 minutes it will miss res. If I shut it off and immediately start it up it does not miss re. Let it sit for 10 minutes and the miss re comes back. I know the engine has good compression and the plugs and coils are new and they came from the local dealership. Hot or cold it does not matter it will miss for about 10 to 15 MISSING FORD ENGINE WHEN FIRST STARTS James Morrisjames@masterautotech.comTHE AUTOADVISORNF-1186498seconds and then it runs great. Damon Damon, I have seen this problem you are describing on GDI (Gasoline Direct Injection) engines all the time. The problem on a GDI engine is the injector sprays directly into the combustion chamber instead of the backside of the intake valve, like your engine is designed to do. I suspect the problem you have has to do with hard carbon deposits that are built up on the backside of the intake valve. These hard deposits on a GDI engine keep the valves from closing tight allowing this miss re problem to show up. What I suspect is wrong with your engine may be carbon deposits built up on the backside of your intake valve. These carbon deposits are absorbing your fuel from your fuel injector depriving the cylinder of fuel. This will let that number 4 cylinder run lean for the rst 10 to 15 seconds when you rst start up the engine after the engine has sat for a few minutes. My suggestion is to clean the backside of your intake valves with a spray can of Intake Valve CleanerŽ from CRC that you can purchase from your local NAPA auto parts store. Follow the instructions on the back of the can and see if this stops your miss re problem. I use this cleaner in just about every car I work on that has a drive ability problem. On GDI engines I use this cleaner every 10,000 miles. It is a cheap price to pay for a product that will give you better engine performance and improved fuel mileage if used as a prophylactic to keep this problem from developing. If we can help solve your problem, give us a call (850-763-0555). If we need to keep your truck overnight we will loan you a car to drive (at no charge) while we solve your missing Ford. Find us, like us, ask us car questions on Facebook @ James Auto Center of Panama City. We are now taking calls Monday Friday; 6 to 6:30 am, 850-763-0555. You can watch my show on Fox 28 WPGX Monday through Friday from 6:00 to 6:30 am. Liquid Fuels Engineer TechnicianTyndall Air Force Base Provides support for the maintenance repair and modification and the research of fuel systems. Piping, dispencer, pumps, motors, electrical/electronic components, storage tanks. Experience in the fuels field, have a working knowledge of hazardous safety and environmental warnings. Must have a working knowledge of microsoft software. Must be able to pass respirator fit testing. Apply online at alutiiq.com Dress Shop Business for Sale!! 850 763 8483 TRAILER 20’ enclosed, suitable for car hauling or other goods, $4500 OBO Call 870-904-9483 1996 Mazda Miataruns but needs engine work $700 Call (850)227-5920 If no answer please leave message 2004 C5 Corvette under 75,000 miles!! Runs & drives out great! Only asking $16,998 Call Bryan Penello for details or pictures 850-557-7093 @ Bay Cars 2006 Toyota Prius4door $4500 OBO tinted windows, backup camera, leather seats, good tires, A/C, and very good condition. This car gets 45 miles to the gallon. Call (941)713-1089 2008 BMW 3 series 328i coupe w/leather Clean car fax Call Tanner 850-628-6955 @ Bay Cars 2008 Mercedes Benz E 350 4maticVery clean; 1 owner; well maintained. $5900. Call (850) 227-7800. 2011 Hyundai Sonata w/62,000 miles Payments as low as $189 a month W.A.C and only $1499 down! call Bryan Penello for more information 850-557-7093 @ Bay Cars 2015 Ford Edge Sport very well kept w/low miles and a breath taking color (Electric Spice Yellow! Call Derrick 936 414-4583 @ Bay Cars 2015 Hyundai Sonata One owner w/ low miles! Call Tanner 850-628-6955 @ Bay Cars 2016 Acura RDX, Silver, Automatic w/one owner Like new! Call Donna 850-258-8548 @ Bay Cars 2016 Hyundai Veloster Low miles and very clean car! Call Tanner 850-628-6955 @ Bay Cars 2016 Lincoln MKS Beautiful Luxury car (Tan) Clean w/11,000 miles call Derrick 936 414-4583 @ Bay Cars 2016 Mitsubishi Lancer Only 10,000 miles $15,998 Call Tanner 850-628-6955 @ Bay Cars 2017 Chrysler 300S premium alloy edition w/ all the bells and whistles! White leather interior w/black accents & immaculate condition! 20,000 miles & looking for a new home! Call Bryan at 850 557-7093 for pictures and details @ Bay Cars. Financing available! 2017 Ford Focus only 6,000 miles! One owner w/clean car fax Call Tanner 850-628-6955 @ Bay Cars 2017 Red Jaguar XE Premium with 13,605 miles for $35,344.00 Come to Bay Dodge and ask for David Meadows or call me at 706-393-1549 Cadillac ATS, 2014, Beige with very low mileage 36,279 miles on it for only 23,998.00 call David Meadows at Bay Dodge 706-393-1549. Chevrolet Camaro, 2017, Red, Great looking car, just like brand new with only 1k miles on it for the low price of 31,888.00 call David Meadows at Bay Dodge 706-393-1549 Chevrolet Cruze, 2016, Premier pkge, white, auto, only 21k miles! Call Donna 850-258-8548 @ Bay Cars Chrysler 300C, 2017, Beautiful car! Loaded with lthr, all pwr, nav, and more! Call Cheryl 850-541-3253 @ Bay Cars Chrysler Pacifica Touring L, 2017, V6, LOADED! Only 14k miles! $28,988 Call/Text Gator 561-628-9862 @ Bay Cars Dodge Challenger, 2017, 5.7L V8, manual, Must see! Call Cheryl 850-541-3253 @ Bay Cars Honda Accord EXL, 2013, coupe, manual V6, only 14k miles, Call Donna 850-258-8548 @ Bay Cars Honda Accord, 2013, Two door, Blue, with 14,245 miles on it for only 15,720.00 A great price for this super clean vehicle call David Meadows at Bay Dodge 706-393-1549 Honda Accord, 2013, Two door, Blue, with 14,245 miles on it for only 15,720.00 A great price for this super clean vehicle call David Meadows at Bay Dodge 706-393-1549 Hyundai Sonata, 2011, with only 62,000 miles! Payments as low as 189/m with approved credit! Great on gas and very clean! Call Bryan today at 850-557-7093 @ Bay Cars Kia Sportage, 2017, only 17k miles, under warranty! Easy financing! Call Todd 850-252-3234 @ Bay Cars Lincoln Continental 2017 AWD Reserve loaded! Original MSRP $72,235. Save thousands on this one of a kind offer. Call Louis Calabrese @ 850-586-3064 for more information @ Bay Lincoln Nissan Altima, 2012, maroon, Runs and drives well. Call Bryan today at 850-557-7093 @ Bay Cars Mercedes Benz SLK250, 2013, hard top convertible, only 21k miles, Priced to sell at $24,998! Call Todd 850-252-3234 @ Bay Cars Mitsubishi Outlander, 2014, LOADED with everything! Super clean! Only 60k miles! Only $16,998! Call Todd 850-252-3234 @ Bay Cars 2007 Lincoln Navigator V8 Very clean, like new Loaded w/leather, Nav.,& Back up camera $13998 Call Tanner 850-628-6955 @ Bay Cars 2009 Jeep Compass SUV W/ 87,000 miles Great on gas and low payments Get it before it’s gone! call Bryan Penello for more information 850-557-7093 @ Bay Cars 2011 Toyota 4Runner white with 127k miles! Very clean inside and out! Comfortable ride and has a touch screen radio with navigation! Hurry in today or call Bryan Penello for details & pictures 850-557-7093 @ Bay Cars 2011 Volvo XC90Loaded with leather and 3 rows, like new condition, senior owned, purchased new! Volvo must sell $8500/offer. Please call at (850)-814-2178 2012 Dodge Durango Crew w/75,000 miles. Power seat, touch screen radio, 3rd row seating with more room for the whole family! Payments as low as $299 monthly W.A.C. Call Bryan today at 850-557-7093 @ Bay Cars 2016 Jeep Wrangler 4dr, Auto, Soft top, white w/ only 28,000 miles. Get ready for Jeep Beach Jam! Call Donna 850-258-8548 @ Bay Cars 2017 Toyota Rav4 XLE Gray with 22,184 miles for only $28840.00 Stop in today and ask for David Meadows or call me 706-393-1549 BY OWNER10 Dodge Ram Reg Cab, 3.7 Litre V6, Alloys, Cold Air, 241k miles $4,950 05 Subaru Outback New Tires, LTR, PWR roof $5,250 07 Kia Sorento LX 4x4, New Tires, Perfect Condition $5,550 Call (850)819-1740 Chevrolet Tahoe LT, 2015 Loaded with lots of extra’s! Only 30k miles Priced at $46,998 call Todd 850-252-3234 @ Bay Cars Dodge Durango GT, 2017, low miles, nav, lthr, backup cam, only $30,988 Call Tanner 850-628-6955 @ Bay Cars Don’t pay new car prices when you don’t have to the special of the week is a 16 GMC Yukon Denali with 26,698 miles for the great price of 59,998.00 call David Meadows at Bay Dodge for this spectacular deal 706-393-1549 Ford Expedition Limited 2016 w/only 24,358 miles. Leather, 3rd row seating 2nd row Captain’s chairs! Financing available Call Dan at 850 867-7219 @ Bay Cars GMC Yukon, 2016, Denali, white, LOADED! Only 27k miles! Super clean! Save big! Call Donna 850-258-8548 @ Bay Cars Hyundai Azera Limited, 2015, full size Sedan, ln the wrapper! 30k miles, Priced to sell at 23,998 Todd 850-252-3234 @ Bay Cars Jeep Cherokee Sport, 2017, low miles, Must see! $21,988 Call/Text Gator 561-628-9862 @ Bay Cars Jeep Compass, 2014, silver, 64k miles, great on gas, plenty of storage! Financing available w/ payments as low as $199/mth (WAC) Call Bryan 850-557-7093 @ Bay Cars Jeep Patriot, 2010, only 46k miles, manual, runs & drives like new! Payments as low as $199/mth! WAC Call Bryan 850-557-7093 @ Bay Cars Jeep Wrangler, 2018, with only 575 miles on itWhite Hard top, someone has taken the depreciation, so take advantage of this great opportunity at owning a new vehicle for the low low price of 35895.00 calf David Meadows at Bay Cars for this great deal 706-393-1549 @ Bay Cars Lexus LS460, 2011, Beautiful candy apple red! 45k miles, LOADED! Won’t last at $25,988! Call Todd 850-252-3234 @ Bay Cars Toyota 4Runners-5 in stock! Call Todd 850-252-3234 @ Bay Cars Wanna get ready for Jeep Beach Jam? Come in today for our great selection of new and used Jeeps. Call Victor for more details on a great deal 850 348-1038 @ Bay Cars 2006 Chevy Silverado 4x2 w/125,000 Miles! Some dings but nothing serious, it’s a used truck. Runs & drives like a top! Call Bryan at 850 557-7093 for pictures and details @ Bay Cars. Financing available! 2006 Ram 2500 w/ 200,000 miles (Silver) 4x4 Good condition Call Victor for more details on a great deal 850 348-1038 @ Bay Cars 2014 Chevy Silverado 1500 Reg. Cab 72,000 miles w/clean car fax Only $17,998! Call Tanner 850-628-6955 @ Bay Cars 2014 Toyota Tundra & 2016 Tundra Your choice of 4x2 or 4x4 Call Victor for more details on a great deal 850 348-1038 @ Bay Cars 2014 Nissan Frontier (Gray) V6 w/33,000miles! Payments as low as $299/ monthly W.A.C. and $1499 down! Call Bryan for the best deal on this used truck at 850-557-7093 @ Bay Cars 2015 F-150 Lariat full Crew Cab 4x4 w/ navigation, pwr leather heated seats, touch screen and Bluetooth and so much more! 35,000 miles call Bryan Penello for more information 850-557-7093 @ Bay Cars 2015, 2016, 2017 Ford F 150 Great Color choice and 4x4 available Call Victor for more details on a great deal 850 348-1038 @ Bay Cars 2016 Ram 3500 Laramie Diesel Dually 4x4 w/A LOT of add! 30,000 miles on this 6.7 cummins means it hasn’t even been broke in yet! Sunroof, sliding/ adjustable 5th wheel hitch, top of the line hard bed cover and so much more! call Bryan Penello for more information 850-557-7093 @ Bay Cars 2017 Ram 1500 4x2 w/ under 5,000 miles! Dealership Demo so it’s new in every way! call Bryan Penello for more information 850-557-7093 @ Bay Cars Ford F350, 2008, Diesel, 4x4, lthr, touchscreen radio, pwr seats, long bed, lift, and a toolbox! Runs like new! Call Bryan Penello 850-557-7093 @ Bay Cars Need a Car, Truck, SUV??? Ease Financing Available!! Ovar 300 new and used to choos.froml Can Todd 850-252-3234 @ Bay Cars Ram 1500, 2014, Laramie 30k miles of extras!!! Priced to sail Only 34,998 Please call Todd 850-252-3234 @ Bay Cars Toyota Tundra, 2008, Crew, Great work truck! Only $12,988! Call Todd 252-3234 @ Bay Cars TRUCK HEADQUARTERS!! EVERY MAKE & MODEL FROM GAS TO DIESEL! If I don’t have it, I will get it! Call Todd 850-252-3234 @ Bay Cars 2017 Indian Scout Icon 1000 miles, saddlebags, helmet and Indian jacket included. REDUCED TO $10,500 Call: 505-301-6554 FOR SALE MOTORCYCLESTwo Harley Davidson Heritage Softtails. 1997 (1340CC) with 10,000 original miles, $6,500 2003 (1450CC) Anniversary Edition with 21,006 miles, $8,000. Both are beautiful bikes and garage kept. 850-874-2949 2010 G3 Suncatcher Pontoon Boat21’, 90 Yamaha Tilt/trim 2014 Trailer, low hours, Very clean, fresh tune up. $8,100. 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