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Title: The Baker County press
Uniform Title: Baker County press (Macclenny, Fla. 1929)
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: Tate Powell
Place of Publication: Macclenny Fla
Creation Date: August 9, 2007
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THE BAKER COUNTY PRESS


Paid circulation leader Winner ofl 2 tate awardsforjournalism excellence in 2007


78th Year, Vol. 15 Thursday, August 9, 2007 Macclenny, Florida 500


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BY ANDREW BARE sponsibility of Baker County's
Press staff government. .!;
"I want to show Governor
The Baker County Com- Crist that we are good stewards
mission tentatively agreed to a of the the money, that we try
2007-08 budget Tuesday that of the the money, that we try
2007-08 budget Tuesday that to do what's best in Baker
featured cuts in a % ide CUnty without t Bakerx
variety .. C nty without tax- a
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preparation
for a potential
revenue short-
fall next year.
The com-
mission -
ers held two
workshops the
past week to
hash out the
figures. At the
one August 2,
the board ten-
tatively agreed
to reduce the
county's mill-
age rate 11.3
percent, to
7.5273 mills.
That means
the owner
of a house
with a tax-
able value of
$.150,000 will
pay $1,129 in


The
,i'oCounty Commission
Share of Your
Property Taxes:
Dropping the
Millage Rate from
8.49 to 7.5273

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| Taxable Value
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property tax toward the com-
mission's share of the total
budget. (See adjacent box for
other comparisons).
SLooming over the meet-
jigs was next January's state-
wide referendum on property
tax reform. At stake is a likely
$25,000 increase in Florida's
current $25,000 homestead
exemption. If approved, that
measure could have a dramatic
-negative impact on county rev-
enue; Baker County officials
have estimated that it could re-
sult in a loss of nearly $2 mil-
lion in property tax revenues.
The exemption increase
wouldn't affect Baker Coun-
ty's bottom line in 2008. But
county officials are striving to
get a jump on the situation by
cutting costs now.
"The governor's taking
money away," Commissioner
Alex Robinson said. "And it
may be pretty good this year.
But we've got to think about
what we're going to do next
year."
For some of the commis-
sioners, the millage rate cut
was intended to send a mes-
sage to Tallahassee. Commis-
sioner 'Julie Combs said the
slash reflected the fiscal ,re-


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the maximum
just because
we can," she
said.
But Mr.
Robinson was
skeptical the
move would
have any effect
on the state
government's
attitude to-
ward property
.tax reform.
"Gover -
nor Crist has
no idea what
Baker Coun-
ty is doing,"
he said. "He
doesn't care.
He doesn't
know what
we're doing
out here in
Baker County.


He knows what's interest-
ing to those Jegislatures in
South Florida. That's what he
(See page 2)


Only one slated orreplacement in nearfuture


Baker County has six bridg-
es, three of them on unpaved
roads, that the state has classi-,
fied as "structurally deficient."
That doesn't mean they're
going to fall in tomorrow
like the Mississippi River
Bridge in Minneapolis did last
week, but the Department of
Transportation wants correc-
tive action to be taken.
Only one of them, the 60-
year-old narrow concrete span
on CR 125 south of Interstate
10, is slated for replacement in
the 2009 DOT spending plan.
Another, the span over
Green's Creek on CR 229
south of Sanderson, was given
a "band aid" repair recently


Troubled bridges over untroubled water
(Rating out of possible 100 points)


- CR 127 over Cedar Creek 36,9
- CR 125 Manntown Bridge 33.5
- CR 229 over South Prong 43.6


to the tune of $100,000 but it
and the others will have to be
placed somewhere down the
line.
That "somewhere" poses
a big question mark in light
of tightening county revenues
expected the next two years,
and massive demands on
DOT for projects of all kinds
in District 2 that includes 18


- Clete Harvey Rd. at Mudlake swamp 25.2
- Clete Harvey Rd. at Turkey Creek Trib. 23.6
- Calkins Creek, south of CR 125 34.1


counties including the Jack-
sonville metro area.
By mid-week, the Baker
County Road Department was
to forward an updated list of
faulty bridges to DOT, which
in turn is submitting them to
Governor Charlie Crist.
The state sent out a pan-
icked request in the wake of
the Minnesota tragedy.


Baker County has 23 bridg-
es, not including those along
Interstate 10 and US 90, both
federal highways.
Most, said assistant road
superintendent Darryl Craw-
ford, are in decent shape and
deficiencies can be spotted via
regular visual inspections.
"As lot of times, you can
foresee a problem with them
that's easy to spot when you
walk around them," he noted.
DOT contracts with the Lich-
tenstein engineering firm's
Jacksonville office for more
detailed and technical evalua-
tions, and it is supposed to look
at them at least once every two
years.
For the problem bridges,
that drops to annually. County
employees look after most of
the ones on unpaved roads.


County has 2nd highest infant mo


Complicationsrom premature bith seen the culrit;priogran


BY KELLEY LANNIGAN
Press Staff
Florida's Office of Vital Sta-
tistics puts Baker County sec-
ond in the state for the highest
infant mortality rate.
In 2006, an estimated 1,676
Florida infants died before cel-
ebrating their first birthday. Of
that number, 15 were Baker
County residents.
According to Sue Murphy,
coordinator of the Healthy Start,
program at the Baker County
Health Department since 1995,
the county's rate has tradition-
ally been lower.
"We've seen a sudden rise
in the rate over 2005-06," she
said. "Complications from pre-
mature births is the most com-
mon factor involved. However,
we believe this is a blip, not a
real trend. Previously, Baker
County has had a rate lower
than the state average."
The state of Florida man-
dates that Healthy Start in-
fant risk screenings be made
available to all women free
of charge. The screenings are
available here at the Baker
County Health Department.
It's not just a program for
low-income mothers as many
believe," said Ms. Myers. "It's
available to everyone."


The spectrum of clients is
broad, from young teenagers
to women in their 40s who
already have several children.
The screening benefits all ex-
pectant mothers regardless of
income level.
According to Ms. Murphy,
screening helps determine if
any factors about a woman's
health, living environment or
day-to-day activities may be
harmful to the woman or her
unborn baby.
Information is kept private
and used only to help provide a
woman with knowledge to edu-
cate herself to sources that will
offer the best possible care for
a healthy pregnancy.
The decision to complete the
screening form is voluntary.
"Participating in the screen-
ing is the start of a free edu-
.cation process. Women learn
about all the programs and re-
sources available through the
health department which can
support them before, during
and after childbirth," says Ms.
Murphy.
It can have multiple ben-
efits.
According to Dr. Robert
Yelverton, medical director
and CEO of Tampa Bay Wom-
en's Care: "The rates of com-
plications, including low-birth


Coordinator Sue Murphy, left, helps a client with Healthy Start screening.
PHOTO BY KELLEY LANNIGAN
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weights, premature births, in-
fant mortality and still births
go down. Screening for high-
risk moms greatly reduces
these complications."
Private health care provid-
ers don't always recommend
pre-natal risk screening to their
clients. Ms. Murphy strongly


encourages all women, even
those currently under a doc-
tor's care, to consider having a
screening done.
Expectant mothers many
have pre-existing conditions
that complicate pregnancies,
such as obesity or diabetes,
and don't understand fully the


potential risk to their unborn
baby. The screening process
often uncovers problem areas
the woman may not be aware
of and the doctor may not think
to investigate like behavior,
lifestyle, biochemical imbal-
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knows."
Mr. Robinson, expressed a
willingness to explore the possi-
bility of keeping the village rate
at its current level. But Commis-
sioner Mark Hartley said it was
important to give Baker County
residents tax relief.
"Why wouldn't you give
[citizens] the benefit of a reduc-
tion when you have this much
money in your revenue," he
asked. "When you have money
you're supposed to give people
a break."
With next year's cuts in mind,
the county board tentatively
agreed at its August 2 meeting'
to cut the county's donations
to several local non-profits in
half. Where Baker County gave
the Community Action Agency


$28,000 in 2006-2007, it will
give only $14,000 in 07-08.
Episcopal Day Care will see its
donation slashed from $5,000 to
$2,500.
The biggest hit will likely be
felt by the Baker County Coun-
cil on Aging. Commission-
ers said Thursday they will cut
the donation from $179,549 to
$121,363.
Christopher Thomas, of the
Baker County Drug Court, asked
the commission for $80,000. In-
stead, they asked him to consult
with Community Behavioral
Health about merging the two
organizations.
Several county departments
submitted budgets for next year
that included significant cuts
from the previous year. The
road department will cut funds
by more than $40,000. Facili-


A Sanderson man accused his
ex-roommate of stealing the bed
liner of his pick-tip truck July
30.
Henry Peacock told police
that he was living with Katey
Peacock, 23, on Little Dixie
Trail in Sanderson. According
to Mr. Peacock, the two agreed
to end their roommate relation-
ship in June and to leave some
property at the residence.
Mr. Peacock said he kept the
bed liner at the residence but
found it missing July 26. Mr.
Peacock said neighbors told him
they saw Ms. Peacock take the
bed liner. Police have been un-
able to locate her.
In other reports, another
Sanderson resident, Marsha
Thompson, said July 31 that
a gas can was stolen from her
home on CR 127. She also said
that her riding lawnmower had
the gas line cut.
Deputy Greg Burnsed said a
knife was found sitting on top of
the lawnmower.
Sanderson resident Jennifer
Sizemore told police August 4
that Joshua Baldenegro, 18, took
her cell phone.
Ms. Sizemore said she had
lent the phone to her brother
Timothy Sizemore when it
was stolen. Mr. Sizemore, for
his part, told police that when
he was done using the phone


around midnight, he had placed
it on a table in his sister's CR
127 residence. It was then that
Mr. Baldenegro, also of Sand-
erson, took the phone, Mr. Size-
more alleged.
Ms. Sizemore said she had
spoken with an unknown man
who had bought the phone off
Mr. Baldenegro for $75.
And Macclenny resident
Glenn Hart said July 30 that his
bicycle was stolen. It is a black
six-speed.


8 budget..

ties maintenance cut more than
$27,000 off its budget, in large
part by forgoing the purchase of
new equipment. The building
department plans on slashing
$15,060 for next year.
On the other side of the led-,
ger, the recreation department
is slated to receive an additional
$71,000; most ($50,000) of that
will fund new playground equip-
ment at Baker County parks.
The county said it projects to
lose $618,000 from the Sheriff's
Office, thanks to a loss of rev-
enue from housing federal pris-
oners.
Baker County's total budget
for the 2007-2008 fiscal year is
tentatively set at $26,682,223.
The board will discuss it again
at its regular monthly meeting
September 4.
More detailed analysis of de-
partmental spending will appear
in editions leading up to that
meeting.

Adult Ed testing
The test for adult basic edu-
cation (TABE) will be given
Thursday, August 9, 2007 at
9:00 am at the Family Service
Center adjacent to Keller Inter-
mediate School. The testing fee
is $15 and you need to bring the
exact amount.
Registration begins promptly
at 9:00. For more information,
call 259-4110 or 259-0403.

Advertising Deadline
Monday 5:00 pm


High infant mortality rate


(From page 1)
ance, substance abuse or domes-
tic violence.
Education is a key component
in the Healthy Start program
and through sources made avail-
able women come to understand
that pre-conception health is the
most important factor in a suc-
cessful pregnancy and a healthy
baby.
For many women, the screen-
ing represents the first involve-
ment they may have had in any
type of prenatal care.
"There are clients who don't
have transportation or a tele-
phone. We do our best to ac-
commodate them to provide the
screening process and get them
in the loop."
Screening is also a jump start
to other wellness resources of-
fered at the health department
such as smoking cessation, par-
enting classes, health and nutri-
tion education, even breast feed-
ing support.
"We see a definite differ-
ence when women complete the
screen and take advantage of the
resources offered through the
health department," says Ms.
Murphy. "Support throughout a
pregnancy is very likely to have
a beneficial impact on a client's
health."


According to Kerry Dun-
lavey, administrator of the Baker
County Health Department, their
mission is to educate women to
the' impact of'their own pre-con-
ception health on the long term
health of their baby.
"We're a reliable resource of
correct and factual information
right at their fingertips. Women
don't have to be a health depart-
ment client to take advantage of
it," she said.
Florida Governor Charlie
Crist signed a law July 2 de-
signed to improve infant health
by identifying factors contribut-
ing to higher death rates among
black infants.
In 2005, the rate among non-
whites was 12.1 per 1,000 live


births, which is more than double
the rate for whites. The black in-
fant initiative has $1 million for
grants from the Florida Depart-
ment of Health for local Healthy
Start coalitions representing
counties with higher, infant mor-
tality rates among minorities.
"Every, child deserves a long,
healthy life, and this legisla-
tion will ensure that more of
Florida's children have that op-
portunity," said Governor Crist.
"With the help of Healthy Start
Coalitions and our public health
partners throughout the state, we
will address the challenges fac-
ing many infants throughout our
state."
To find out more about pre-
natal screening and the other
programs, call the health depart-
ment at 259-8267, ext. 2255.


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her formativeyears


Perhaps it was the organiza-
tion's logo that first drew my
attention. Because of.my Irish
heritage, I had .. .
always been T H
fond of clo- TH E ]
vers.
My parents P 1
built a, house P
in a rural area
outside of Co- KELLEY [
lumbia, SC
and moved the family there when
I was ten years old. For weeks,
each time we passed the small
community center, I looked at
the sign which featured a large
green clover on a background
of white and the number 4, fol-
lowed by a capital H.
We settled into the commu-
nity of Cedar Creek and I soon
found myself immersed in the
local 4-H club, which met at the
center. The meaning of the clo-
ver sign was a mystery no lon-
ger.
I learned to bake corn meal
muffins and arrange flowers. I
raised chickens, became the club
secretary and in the summers
attended Camp Bob Cooper on
Lake Marion in Marion County.
The campers met at the South
Carolina state fairgrounds in
Columbia and made the four-
hour journey to camp in an un-
air conditioned school bus that
zoomed along at a hair-raising
speed of 40 miles per hour.
It was at camp I first learned
to make plaster casts of the
prints of wild animals and got up
early to try to capture the beauty
of sunrise on the lake with my
cheap Polaroid camera.
The boys in the camp took
great delight sneaking out late
at night to the girls' side of the
camp to make strange noises
and bump the walls of the bunk-
house and scare the snot out of
us.
We collected leaves from the
different trees and pressed them
in a plant press to create scrap-
books. In the afternoons there
was always swimming.
I never could sew well. I
could, however sing a bit, and
mustered up the courage to be in
the camp talent show. I borrowed
a long dress from another camp-
er and sang the theme song from
the movie Born Free, which was
popular at the time.
I don't remember singing be-
cause I was nervous, but it must
have gone well. At the party af-
terwards, I got lots of compli-
ments and attention from the
campers and the counselors and
the cutest boy in the camp was
waiting for me by the door when
I arrived. He asked me to go for
a walk with him later, much to
the envy of the other girls.
4-H is an organization I will
always support because it pro-
vided me an opportunity for ex-
perience and expression many
children, especially inner city
children, don't have.
In Macclenny, the 4-H craft
camp is taking place this week
at the ag center and going there
to photograph the children at
their activities brought back
some great memories.
I walked in to see young folks
busy sewing, making crafts from
pressed plants, learning about


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herbs, making a tree frog habi-
tat, cooking and more.
Jacob Anderson, the only guy
.._ in the camp,
SA was giving
VACKN sewing a far
shake and
iC H doing a good
L job. One
N GAN participant,
ANNIGAN Madison
Thompson,
who is left-handed, educated me
on the importance of having left-
handed scissors to accurately
cut the pajama pattern she was
working on.
4-H stands for Head, Heart,
Hands, and Health, a philosophy
that embodies developing the
potential of the whole person.
Their motto: To make the
best, better.
I think'it works just fine.


The act oflearning important

There are a number of things -- over again, "A reporter's job is
about being a reporter that are TH E BA RE not to know stuff. A reporter's
fairly irksome. Talking with job is to find stuff out."
strangers about sensitive issues, R T RT All of this is sort of a long
poring over arcane documents, 1 1 1 1 way of getting around to my
sitting through endless meet- ANDREW BARE central point, which is that edu-
ings, none of these are fun. cation doesn't end once you're
But there's an aspect of my G k te l r done with school. As a reporter,
job that I find challenging and Greek mythology, the matter it's my job to adequately explain
invigorating. I'm what's called primarily because women love a wide range of issues to a wide
a "general assignment reporter." nothing more than man with an range of people, so it's crucial
Essentially, that means I cover extensive knowledge of events that I keep learning.
anythingand everything. I have 3000 years ago that didn't ac- But really, it doesn't mat-
no specialty or focus. tually happen. I was in no way ter what you do or what you're
All that means is every week, prepared to write intelligently trying to learn. Thevery act of
I get to take a crash course on a about landfill engineering. I can learning is what's important.
barely draw a straight line. Wheth t'
different subject. This week, it's Bu rawast mean that lieWhether it's learning a new
been the county budgeting pro- Butsthat just means that life skill, a new language, some bi-
cess. A couple of weeks ago, I itself is a learning process. And zarre fact or even just achieving
cess. A couple of weeks ago, I s s l d zarre fact or even just achieving
spent several days on the topic as a famous on once sal a small level of insight into a
of landfill management and en- Iat's agoow e in. topic that you previously knew
gineering. Its whe w e become com- nothing about, so long as your
Now, here's the thing: I know tabe aou I go peole, mind is moving forward, you're
nothing about landfill manage- dangerous. In good people, ig- doing something worthwhile.
meant anorance isn't a negative. It's
mert and engineering or the a force that drives up to learn
county budgeting process. I more about the world. And'it's go
wasted my time in school study- he continuous pursuit of new
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ity. Curiosity is our spark.
When I'm staring at a blank
piece of paper and an assign-
ment to cover a story that com-
pletely eludes me, I'm forced
to talk with people who know
more than I do. I'm forced to
read things I otherwise wouldn't
touch. It's rarely fun or comfort-
able. But it is necessary.
There's not a lot that's re-
quired of a reporter. Be accurate.
Be fair. Don't participate in pub-
lic meetings you're supposed
to be covering. But the other
dictum is that you must never
become comfortable with your
current level of knowledge.
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THE BAKER COUNTY PRESS, Thursday August 9, 2007 Page 4


Joy of cooking (with kids)


BY KELLEY LANNIGAN
Press Staff
Today's parents and children
are so busy that quality "togeth-
er" time can easily be compro-
mised or virtually cease to exist
altogether. Cooking together is
an easy and fun way to reclaim
time and re-establish familial
bonds.
Lynn Fredericks, food publi-
cist, educator and mom of two
boys, is a strong proponent of
including children in meal or
snack preparation. Ms. Freder-
icks is a nationally known au-
thor of Cooking Time is Family
Time: Cooking Together, Eating
Together, Spending Time To-
gether.
She doesn't believe in parking
the kids in front of the TV while
she frantically tries to get a meal
on the table after a long day at
work.
When this busy mother of two
young boys began involving her
sons in preparing their evening
meals, the payoff was worth
it more interaction, more
laughing and more quality time
together. Eating was even more
fun because the kids helped cre-
ate their dinner and were proud
of it.


Ms. Fredericks suggests get-
ting each child an apron and set
of cooking supplies and desig-
nating a cupboard in the kitchen
specifically for their use. Food
preparation can be a fun experi-
ence that
combines
cooking MUD
with arts MUD
and crafts 1 chocolate cand,
and trans- 1 cup graham cra
f o r ms 3/4 cup butter
your plain 1/2 cup sugar
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a learn- 1 round cake pan
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for your Crush graham cr
children cup crumbs.
V i n y I Melt butter on I1
cloths on pan. Stir in cocoa p
and even Add fruit and grahar
under the and mix thoroughly
table help with tin foil that over
ens ure Pour in pie mix. Pres
easy clean wooden spoon. Cove
up of the for two hours in refr
work area. and invert pie onto
Cookie bar in plastic bowl the
d o u g h bowl partly filled with
is a lot melted, pour choc(
like Play spread evenly.
Dough'
and can
be cut, shaped, molded, iced and
colored. One recipe instructs
kids on making a cookie dough
bowl to hold the cookies. Kids
decorate the finished project us-


ing paint brushes and egg yolk
paint that is tinted with food col-
oring. The fun is getting to eat
the bowl.
Recipes don't have to be
complicated. Many kid-friend-
ly recipes involve
mixing together no-
bake ingredients,
then molding, cut-
ting and designing
shapes. Recipes such
as Mud Pie found in
The Cooking Book
by Jane Bull, com-
bine graham cracker
crumbs, butter, dried
fruit, sugar and cocoa
powder pressed into a .
round cake pan and
chilled in the refrig-
erator. Kids then melt
a chocolate candy bar
in a plastic bowl set
in warm water and
use it to frost the pie
(see recipe).
Expanding the
cooking experience
to include meal plan-
ning, list making,
shopping for as well
as bringing in and
putting up the gro-
ceries helps kids de-
velop responsibility
and teaches valuable
life skills.
One creative
mother puts individu-
al shopping baskets on the bot-


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kicker crumbs


xed fruit
oa powder
, lined with tin foil

ackers to make 1

ow heat in sauce
owder and sugar.
n cracker crumbs
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laps sides of pan.
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plate. Melt candy
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tom shelf of her
shopping cart
within easy
reach of the
kids. As she
shops for the
family grocer-
ies, the children
have their own
list of ingredi-
ents to fill for
their cooking
projects. This
makes them
feel important
'and smart.
Many kids
actually en-
joy watching
the variety of
cooking shows
on the cable
stations which
can be incor-
porated into
the entire expe-
rience. Parents
can use it to
initiate interest
in meal prepa-


ration.
"My son Noah loves watching
Rachel Ray," says Karen Mc-
Collum of Macclenny, a mom
and Baker County Schbol Board


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women' and says he wants to be
a chef when he grows up."
Kids are naturally curious
and love novelty such as cooking


club. Kids get their own aprons
and a personal binder for reci-
pes. Each month a new cooking
kit is delivered via mail which
includes ingredients, a newslet-
ter and a special gift. The proj-
ects are designed for kids ages
three to teens and each one has
its own theme such as Carmel
Apple Kit, Tied up in Knots
Pretzels and Sea of Cookies.
A fun project might be giving


them arrange it on a platter. The
bright colors of strawberries,
pineapple, grapes and bananas
are attractive and the clincher
is giving them a squeeze bottle
of Hershey's chocolate syrup
to drizzle over the fruit before
eating. Use tooth picks to pick
up fruit from platter. The com-
bination is delicious, kids love
the novelty of the chocolate
and they get their vitamins and


satisfy their sweet tooth at the
same time. Do the same with
raw vegetables; prepare the plat-
ter and assist in making a warm
cheese dip. Vegetables quickly
disappear when there is a bowl
of something yummy and gooey
to dunk them in.
For books featuring more
food recipes and fun projects,
check the cooking section of the.
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Brothers Noah and Grayson McCollum mix up a mud pie.
PHOTO BY KELLEY LANNIGAN


with soda pop. When they learn
that a recipe for BBQ chicken or'
a cake calls for a can of coke,
it's hard to keep them out of the
kitchen and they can hardly wait
for the food to be ready so they
can eat.
Don't forget to include dad in
the equation. Even if he isn't a
skilled chef, meat and vegetables
can be wrapped in heavy duty
foil and cooked over the coals of
a backyard fire. Kids love these
campfire meals which can just
as easily be cooked in the kitch-
en oven if weather doesn't allow
a backyard fire.
Kids get a kick out of wash-
ing, peeling and chopping veg-
etables (under adult supervision)
making the hamburger patties
and wrapping up the foil pack-
ages. It's a great way to impress
mom and give her a break from
the kitchen.
For busy parents who don't
have much time to organize
cooking projects, The Kids
Cooking Club is a great way to
incorporate some quality family
time in the kitchen minus time
spent shopping for ingredients
or planning details. The Kids
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kids an opportunity to partici-
pate in each phase of meal prep-
aration. After mixing up bread
dough and setting it aside to rise
(kids are fascinated by this) they
can make meatballs, something
their dexterity is suited for. Mix-
ing up spices in ground meat and
forming meatballs is more like
play than work, and don't forget
to let kids wear swimming gog-
gles to protect their eyes from
watering when onions are being
cut up. They think this is really
cool.
Want kids to eat more fruit
and vegetables? It's easy. A good
and simple way to get them to
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NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING ON ADOPTION

OF ORDINANCES RELATING TO
ANNEXATION OF CERTAIN LANDS

CONTIGUOUS TO THE CITY OF MACCLENNY
AND COMPANION LARGE-SCALE FUTURE

LAND USE MAP AMENDMENT

The City Commission of the City of Macclenny shall consider final reading of the
following ordinances providing for acceptance of voluntary requests of property own-
ers to annex land into the corporate limits of the city of Macclenny and amending their
future land use designation from Agriculture Zone B/ Interstate Development Node to
Commercial Medium Intensity:


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A public hearing on the adoption of the proposed ordinances will be held on Tuesday,
August 14, 2007 in the City Commission Chambers at City Hall, 118 East Macclenny
Avenue, Macclenny, Florida. The City Commission meeting will begin at 6:00 pm and
the public hearing will be held shortly after the meeting is called to order. Interested
persons may appear at the hearing and be heard regarding the adoption of the proposed
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available for review at the City Manager's Office, City Hall, on Monday through Friday
during regular business hours. Should any person decide to appeal any decision made
as a result of this hearing, such person will need a record of the proceedings and may
need to ensure that a verbatim record of these proceedings is made. In accordance with
the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing accommodation or an interpreter
to participate in this proceeding should contact the City Manager at (904) 259-0971 at
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THE BAKER COUNTY PRESS, Thursday August 9, 2007 Page 5


Technicality reduces 12-year prison term


The prison term for a Baker
County defendant sentenced in
2005 to a dozen years in prison
for lewd conduct with a minor
female was reduced this week
due to a technical error.
Circuit Judge Phyllis Rosier
altered the sentence for Jason
Walker to three years, followed
by an eight-year sex offender pro-
bation. That means he could be
released in a matter of months.
'The judge granted a motion
by Gainesville attorney Robert
Rush based on the fact that his
client drew the lengthy sentence
from former Circuit Judge David
Giant before a second criminal
case came to trial. The 2005 sen-
tence was for violating probation.
The state ended up dropping the
2004 lewd acts tase due to dis-
crepancies in the alleged victim's
testimony.
Mr. Walker, 21 at the time,
was originally arrested for im-
proper touching of a 15-year-old
female at a Macclenny residence
in 2001. Former Judge Maurice
Guinta gave him a relatively light
sentence of house arrest followed
by sex-offender probation.
The presentation by Mr. Rush
also included a lengthy psycho-
logical and intelligence level
evaluation that determined Mr.
Walker is "borderline mentally
retarded."
-In other cases during regu-
lar session on August 6, Judge


Rosier ordered two years in
state prison for Darryl Gatlin af-
ter his plea to evading police in
a high-speed chase into Duval
County in May of this year. He
also pleaded-to grand theft of a
vehicle and boat.
Steven Smith drew a one-year
county jail term after pleading to
a reduced charge of simple as-
sault and battery against his par-
ents in March of this year. Wil-
liam Dicks will serve a half-year
in jail followed by three years
of probation after pleading no
contest to possession of cocaine
and misdemeanor possession of
marijuana.
The offense occurred just a
month ago, and the case was
originally slotted for the drug
court, which has reportedly cut
back on operations due to a fund
shortage.
Robert Nelson will be on drug-
offender probation two years fol-
lowing his plea to possession of
cocaine.


Arrest warrants were issued
for two defendants who failed
to appear in court: Justin Pearce


for sale and possession of drugs,
and Nathan Gray for possession
of cocaine.


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ciation that represents counterparts in
Fl'rida's 66 other counties when he as-
sumed a one-year term as president of
thk Florida Sheriffs Association. The
investiture took place at a banquet the
evening of July 31 at the Mariott Saw-
grass, site of the association's annual
convention. Sheriff Dobson, first elect-
cd!,: !996,joined thegroup's hierarchy
four years later as a board member, a
position he retained until taking the ac-
cepted route to the top post by serving
one-year terms as treasurer, secretary
antd last year, as vice-president. The
post is somewhat ceremonial because
the association has its own executive
staff, lobbyist and other personnel
bdyed in Tallahassee, but as chief board
officer Sheriff Dobson will be involved
on, a regular basis with policies affect-
ing fellow sheriffs and law enforcement
:n :the state. He vows the position will
ndo take away from his "day job." He
has announced he will seek a fourth
term next year, and declares it will be
his last.
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The Macclenny Zoning Ad-
justment Board during a 12-
minute meeting the evening of
August 6 approved a special
exception for a funeral home on
US 90 in the recently-renovated
building that for years housed
the Blue Haven Restaurant.
"The request by Hank Forbes
of the Forbes, Godwin and Kuz-
nihr Funeral Home in Jackson-
ville will be for a viewing facil-
lity only. The property is owned
by Oscar and Susan Gray and
zoned Central Business District
(VBD).
,Cindy Hickox, owner of Ra-
ch iel's Farmhouse dire. ti: to the
easi of the property, raised con-
certs about parking and was told
by Assistant City Manager Rog-
er Yarborough that CBD zoning
does not require specific space
numb rs. The property also has
side k(ts that can be used for
parking.
The Iote was unanimous.
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replace Aim Fletcher, who re-
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Man uses money for doctor, not materials


The head of a Macclenny
construction company allegedly
used funds given to him to pay
for his wife's cancer treatments
instead of building materials.
Mark Taylor of Taylor Made
Homes told police July 31 that
he had paid Donald Boston, 32,
the head of D and B Exteriors,
$1,400 on May 14 to do some
work on one of Mr. Taylor's
construction sites. By the time
of the report, no work had been
completed.
Mr. Taylor said that when he
confronted Mr. Boston, the Mac-
clenny resident claimed to have
bought materials. Eventually Mr.
Taylor was forced to use another
company to finish the work. Mr.
Boston said he had returned the
materials to the store and had a
credit there. Mr. Taylor offered
to accept the credit in lieu of a
refund, as he needed the mate-
rials for another job. However,
Mr. Boston said he couldn't give
the credit to Mr. Taylor since it
was in his name.


Chargedwith
A Macclenny husband was
jailed early on August 1 for al-
legedly beating up his wife be-
cause she refused to take him to
purchase drugs.
Deputy John Hardin said
he stopped a vehicle driven by
Heather Mallory, 21, on South
Sixth St. at the former Wal-Mart
parking lot because it matched
the description of one involved
in an earlier report in north Mac-
clenny.
He described Ms. Mallory as
upset when questioned, and she
told the officer her 23-year-old
husband Jerod, who was in the
rear seat, beat her about the face
and arms during an altercation
about 12:30 am on North Fifth
St.
The husband, who had scratch-
es the deputy described as likely
inflicted in self-defense by his
wife, initially said he got them
in a fight the previous day, then
changed his story twice more.


DUI given


I-10 driver

A North Carolina man stopped
on Interstate 10 near Sanderson
the afternoon of August 3 had a
blood-alcohol level nearly three
times what the state considers
drunk.
Deputy Jeffrey Dawson got
behind a westbound 1999 Dodge
about 4:45 after receiving a re-
port of erratic driving. He ob-
served the Dodge swerve into the
median and cross the dual lanes
back into the emergency lane be-
fore weaving back and forth on
the pavement.
Alan Hutchins, 46, of Mat-
thews, N.C. appeared impaired
and confused, telling the officer
he was en route from his home
state to Daytona Beach. He de-
nied consuming alcohol even
though the deputy said he detect-
ed a distinct odor from inside the
vehicle and later found a partially
consumed bottle of wine behind
a center console.
Mr. Hutchins failed field so-
briety tests, and at county jail he
registered .219 and .214 on the
breathalyzer. Anything above .08
is considered drunk. He was also
charged with having a marijuana
smoking pipe.
In other cases, Natalie Crews,
18, of Macclenny was arrested
the evening of July 30 for driv-
ing on a twice-suspended license
and having an expired tag on her
1997 Chrysler.
Deputy John Hardin's report
noted he stopped Ms. Crews
on July 26 and issued warnings
on both offenses, telling her
he would arrest her if she was
caught again. He was familiar
both with the driver and the ve-


hicle, and stopped it on US 90 at
St. Mary's Circle about 6:00.
SThe officer also found a par-
tially smoked marijuana ciga-
rette in the vehicle and charged
Ms. Crews with misdemeanor
possession.
Fred Sirmones, 29, of Lake
Butler was arrested by Deputy
William Hilliard on a suspended
license charge after his south-
bound 2003 Chevrolet was
stopped on CR 229 near I-10 just
before midnight on August 3.


When Mr. Taylor offered to
send an employee with Mr. Bos-
ton to the materials supplier, the
accused allegedly confessed that
he used the money to pay for his
wife's cancer treatments. Mr.
Thomas told the sheriff's depart-
ment he had a filed a suit against
Mr. Boston through small claims
court.
Albert Kennedy told a simi-
lar story to police later that day.
He said he had paid Mr. Boston
over $6000 to build a screened-
in porch for his home on Blue
Hole Rd. in Glen St. Mary. Ac-
cording to Mr. Kennedy, he be-
came suspicious and demanded
a receipt for the materials Mr.
Boston said he bought after
weeks passed with very little
work having been done.
The receipt Mr. Boston pre-
sented was from a company that
does not exist. Police have been
unable to locate Mr. Boston.
In other reports, the owners of
the Kangaroo convenience store
on Macclenny Ave. across from


the county courthouse accused
one of their employees, Mickie
Albino, 34, of stealing money
and scratching lottery tickets
without paying for them.
Mark Williams, Kangaroo's
loss prevention investigator, told
the sheriff's department August
2 that he had a video of Ms. Al-
bino, a Glen St. Mary resident,
stealing from the company. Dep-
uty Jeremy Moran, who saw the
tape, said in his report the video
showed Ms. Albino taking mon-
ey from the store's cash regis-
ter on July 30. And throughout
that day; the officer says, Ms.
Albino played several lottery
cards without paying for them.
According to Mr. Williams, the
store lost $757 that day.
Police said they were unable
to find Ms. Albino for question-
ing.
Vivian Granillo told police
July 31 that a man who had
picked her up as a hitch hiker
took her laptop at a rest stop in
Sanderson.


beating his wfe over drugs
Ms. Mallory, meanwhile, de- Justin Sands, 20, of Sand-
scribed him as "crazy and strung erson was named in a criminal
out on drugs." complaint for domestic violence
The wife bore signs of being for allegedly striking wife Crys-
struck and grabbed, and Deputy tal Covington, 22, also of Sand-
Hardin said both she and the hus- erson, while at an address in the
band had black eyes. Northwood Apartments in Mac-
In other similar cases, Michael clenny.
Phillips, 34, was arrested about The alleged victim told Depu-
4:25 the morning of August 5 for ty Harold Taylor she went to the
striking his wife Leslie, 36, at a address to pick up her children,
residence off US 90 in Glen St. and her estranged husband struck
Mary. her in the face after becoming an-
Mr. Phillips told Deputy Wil- gry over her query on the where-
liam Hilliard he did so because about of a child's earrings.
he was upset over her suspected A Sanderson man was named
drug use, and as a warning for in a criminal complaint the af-
her to stay away from the resi- ternoon of July 30 for allegedly
dence between the highway and threatening to shoot Brandon
railroad tracks. Hall, 25, of the same address off
Nathan Tanner, 19, of Mac- Orbey Rhoden Rd.
clenny was arrested August 1 According to a witness at the
for allegedly violating a Duval residence, John Evers, 54, was
County court order to stay away angry at Mr. Hall for purchasing
from his 20-year-old wife Cath- a trailer he was renting. Deputy
erine. Jeff Dawson filed the complaint
The wife called police to a res- in lieu of arresting Mr. Evers,
idence off Eastwood Rd. about a convicted felon, because his
5:00 that afternoon,-and told Lt. criminal record was more than
Glen Gnann her estranged hus- 25 years old and not immedi-
band made 20 phone calls during ately retrievable from the crime
the previous two hours. The offi- computer.
cer also witnessed five incoming The state attorney's office will
calls from the husband's number decide whether to prosecute him
and listened to a taped message. for possession of the semi-au-
Mr. Tanner was located at an- tomatic .22 rifle as a convicted
other Macclenny residence and felon.
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Ms. Granillo said July 31 that
she had argued with her boy-
friend and was walking along
Interstate 10 when a man on a
motorcycle offered her a ride.
She agreed. Eventually, they
stopped at the rest area in west
Baker County so she could call
her boyfriend. During the call,
they agreed to reconcile.
The boyfriend also came to
pick .her up at the rest stop. Ms.
Granillo left to go the bathroom
and asked the man, identified as
being about 6'0" and bald, to
watch her bag. When she came
back, she found the bag, holding
her laptop, and the man miss-
ing.
Witnesses said the suspect left
westbound on the interstate. Ms.
Granillo told police he might be
headed to California.
And Robert Velleca of Mac-
clenny was robbed of $344 in
tools July 31 at the Moose Lodge
on Lowder St. Mr. Velleca said
he left the tools in the back of
the truck when he entered the
Lodge; when he returned, a
chop saw, a hammer and a pry
bar were missing.


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THE BAKER COUNTY PRESS, Thursday August 9, 2007 Page 7


Baker County Medical Services


OPERATES:


Ed Fraser Memorial Hospital

W. Frank Wells Nursing Home


and


Dopson Family Medical Center


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BCMS is the 2nd largest private employer and the 4th largest employer overall in Baker County, according
to the Enterprise Florida website.


BCMS provides between 6000 and 7000 episodes of care to patients every month.


BCMS has an annual payroll of approximately $9,000,000.


73% of BCMS's employees are residents of Baker County.


70% of the care rendered by EFMH is reimbursed at less than cost or is uncompensated.
BCMS receives the same $775,000 in tax support as it did in 1993, but the cost of uncompensated care
has gone from $400,000 to $5,200,000 an increase of almost 1400%.
The value of the facilities BCMS leased in 1993 was $2,000,000 and today the facilities have a value of
$22,500,000, a 1100% increase.
There are 14 primary and specialty physicians practicing at Dopson Family Medical Center:


Family Practice
Pain Management
Neurology


Cardiology
Gastroenterology
Gynecology
ENT


Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine
Podiatry
Nephrology


EFMH has had citation-free surveys for the last three years.


WFWNH is consistently rated as a 'Five Star Nursing Home' by the Agency for Health Care
Administration, and is recognized as a facility to consider by Consumer Reports.
EFMH, WFWNH and Dopson Family Medical Center are clinical training sites for high school and
college students.

Baker County Medical Services is here to serve the medical needs of Baker County residents


Thank You, Baker County
For Utilizing Your Locally Owned And Operated


Health Care Facilities!!
159 North Third Street, Macclenny 259-3151


Baker County Medical Services is a 501 C (3) Charitable Organization


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THE BAKER COUNTY PRESS, Thursday August 9, 2007 Page 8


County employee health plan to


include $20 monthly contribution


BY ANDREW BARE
Press staff
The Baker County Commis-
sion unanimously approved
Tuesday a new health plan for
county employees that requires
them to pay $20 monthly toward
the cost of health insurance.
County manager Joe Cone
still must negotiate the details
with the employee unions.
The new plan, crafted by an
insurance committee that reports
to the board, will feature re-imu-
bursements of up to $1.500 for
certain upper-level diagnostic
tests, such as \IRI, PET and
CAT scans and Ultrasound ex-
ams.
Common x-rays will not be
reimbursed. For inpatient hospi-
tal treatment, the employee pays
the first $200. After that, the em-
ployer reimburses a maximum
of $1,050.
The committee decided once
again to renew with Avmed, a
Florida health plan provider. Ac-
cording to the committee's re-
port, Avmed gave Baker County


a good deal in agreeing to a 6.4
percent increase in the price of
its health policy. The insurance
committee said that looking for
a new deal on the open market
could have resulted in a price at
least 14 percent higher than the
current one.
For one year, a family plan
will cost an employee $1,030.46,
a 6.4 percent increase from the
current system.
Tim Owen, who presented
the committee's recommenda-
tions to the board, said Tuesday
that the $20 a month (or $10 per
pay period) will help fund the
account that reimburses employ-
ees for those diagnostic tests. "I
think that the insurance commit-
tee is an excellent thing," Mr.
Owen said. "Those hours of due
diligence have been reviewed by
department heads. A lot of ques-
tions, a lot of objections, a lot of
research and that's really what
a quality insurance committee
does. And I think the county has
an excellent insurance commit-
tee."


Mr. Owen also said that the
county was planning a health
fair for September 7. Employ-
ees will have a chance to receive
free health screenings, and also
be given information on their
new health plans.
In other business before the
board August 7, the commission
unanimously granted approval
for Sheriff Joey Dobson to pur-
sue a grant of more than $11,000
from the US Department of Jus-
tice. The grant, which will not
require any matching funds from
the county, will be used to pur-
chase larger bullet-proof vests
and a new dog for the county's
K-9 unit.
And the commission on Tues-
day declared August as "Baker
County Firefighter Appreciation
Month." The request for a proc-
lamation came from the Mus-
cular Dystrophy Association in
Jacksonville, which praised the
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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT EIGHTH JUDICIAL
CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY,
FLORIDA.
CASE NO.: 02-2006-CA-0176
THOMAS R. RHODEN and
TINA M. RHODEN, his wife
Plaintiff,
vs
PHILLIP M. WILSON II a/k/a
.PHILLIP M. WILSON, TAMMY M.
WILSON a/k/a TAMMY WILSON;
Defendants.
AMENDED NOTICE OF ACTION
TO: PHILLIP M. WILSON II a/k/a PHILLIP M. WIL-
SON, TAMMY M. WILSON a/k/a TAMMY WILSON
YOU ARE NOTIFIED that a Verified Mortgage
Foreclosure Complaint has been filed against you
on the below described property:
Lot 48, River County Estates, according to
plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 2, page 73-80
in the public records of Baker County, Florida.
TOGETHER WITH a 1990 Chad Doublewide Mo-
bile Home, ID#GAFLKO5A16172CW & GAFLK-
05B16172CW.
and you are required to serve a copy of your writ-
ten defenses, if any, to it on Frank E. Maloney Jr.,
P.A. Attorney, whose address is 445 East Macclen-
ny Avenue, Macclenny, Florida 32063; (904) 259-
3155, within thirty (30) days after the first publica-
tion of the notice and on or before the 13th day of
August, 2007, and to file the original with the Clerk
of this Court either before service on Frank E. Ma-
loney Jr., P.A., attorney or immediately thereafter;
otherwise a default will be entered against you for
the relief demanded in the Complaint or Petition.
WITNESS my hand and seal of this Court on
this 30th day of July, 2007.
T.A. "AL" FRASER
CLERK OF COURT
BY: Bonnie M. Palleschi
AS DEPUTY CLERK
8/2-23
AUCTION NOTICE
FOR
AMERICA'S BEST STORAGE & PROPANE
America's Best Storage will conduct a public
sale to the highest bidder for cash only on their
premises at 305 East Florida Avenue, Macclenny,
FL 32063, on Saturday, August 25, 2007 at 10:00
am on the following units:
#99 David Harden, household items
#69 Joellen Outlaw, household items
#9 Cathy Magwood, household items
#47 Grant Collins, household items
#86 Candy Baker, household items
#78 Robin Wood, household items
The company reserves the right to reject any bid
and withdraw any items from the sale.
8/9-16p


PUBLIC NOTICE
The quarterly meeting of the Baker County Trans-
portation Disadvantaged Local Coordinating Board
will take place at 10 am, Thursday, August 16,
2007, at the Baker County Family Health Depart-
ment, 480 West Lowder Street, Macclenny, Florida.
All interested persons are invited to attend. The
Northeast Florida Regional Council adheres to
the Americans with Disabilities Act and will make
reasonable modifications for access to this meet-
ing upon request. Requests should be received at
least 72 hours in advance of the meeting in order
to allow time to provide the requested service. For
more information, contact the Northeast Florida
Regional Councilat 904-279-0880 between the
hours of 8 am-5 pm, Monday through Friday.
8/9
The St. Johns River Water Management Dis-
trict has received the applications) for Environ-
mental Resource Permit(s) from:
MacGlen Builders, Inc., P.O Box 356, Mac-
clenny, FL 32063, application #40-003-112495-
1. The project is located in Baker County, Section
5, Township 3 South, Range 22 East. The ERP
application is for construction of a surface water
management system for a 1.43 acre commercial
development known as Macclenny Mini-Storage.
The file(s) containing each of the above-listed
applications) are available for. inspection Monday
through Friday except for legal holidays, 8:00 a,m.
to 5:00 p.m. at the St. Johns River Water Man-
agement District Headquarters or the appropriate
service center. Written objections to the application
may be made, but should be filed with (received
by) the District Clerk, 4049 Reid St., Palatka, FL
32177-1429, no later than 14 days from the date
of publication. Written objections should identify
the objector by name and address, and fully de-
scribed the objection to the application. Filing a
written objection does not entitle you to a Chapter
120, Florida Statutes, Administrative Hearing. Only
those persons whose substantial interests are af-
fected by the application and who file a petition
meeting the requirements of Sections 120.569
and 120.57, Florida Statttes, and Chapter 28-106,
Florida Administrative Code, may obtain an Admin-
istrative Hearing. All timely filed written objections
will be presented to the Board for consideration in
its deliberations on application prior to the Board
taking action on the application.
Gloria Lewis, Director
Division of Permit Data Services
St. Johns River Water Management District
8/9
HIGGINBOTHAM'S TOWING & RECOVERY
P.O. BOX 1120, US 90 WEST
GLEN ST. MARY, FL. 32040-1120
Phone (904) 259-4375 FAX (904) 259-6146
The following vehicles will be sold at public
auction August 24, 2007 at 10:00 am, at Higginbo-
tham's Towing & Recovery, US 90 West, Glen St.
Mary, FL. 32040.
1991 Ford Ranger
ID#1FTCR10A3MUB32587'


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY,
FLORIDA.
CASE NO.: 2007CA005,
J.P. MORGAN CHASE BANK, AS
TRUSTEE, BY AND THROUGH, ITS .
DULY AUTHORIZED SERVICING
AGENT VANDERBILT MORTGAGE
AND FINANCE, INC., SUCCESSOR-
IN INTEREST TO OAKWOOD
ACCEPTANCE CORPORATION,
Plaintiff,
vs
THE UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES,
GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS,
CREDITORS, AND TRUSTEES OF
KENNETH T. ROSENBOOM AND
TRINA M. POLKEY, AND ALL UNKNOWN
CLAIMANTS WITH AN INTEREST IN
THE PREMISES,
Defendants
NOTICE OF SALE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to
the Final Judgment dated July 31, 2007 and eq-
tered in this Case No. 2007CA0053 of the Circuit
Court of the Eighth Judicial Circuit in and for Baker
County, Florida, wherein J.P. Morgan Chase Bank,
As Trustee, by and Through, Its duly Authorized
Servicing Agent Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance,
Inc. Successor in Interest to Oakwood Acceptance
Corporation is the Plaintiff and Kenneth T. Rosen-
boom and Trina M. Polkey are the Defendants,
Jamie Crews, Deputy Clerk of Baker County Circuit
Court, will sell on August 28, 2007 at 11:00 am-at
339 E. Macclenny Ave. Macclenny, Florida 32063
the following described property:
2000 Oakwood manufactured home serial
number HOGA20K00089 ABC and Lot 1 of Glen
Wood Acres, as per plat thereof recorded in Plat
Book 2, Page 113 of the Public Records of Baker
County, Florida, and also a part of Lot 2 of Glen
Wood Acres as. per plat thereof recorded in Plat
Book 2, Page 113 of the Public Records of Baker
County, Florida, being more particularly described
as follows:
Begin at the Northeast Corner of said Lot 2 and
run South along the East line of said Lot 2, 298.97
feet to the North right of way line of Glen Wood
84021'51" W, along the said North right of way line
66.50 feet; Thence N 06005'16" W, 304.94 feet to
the North line of said Lot 2 Thence N 88037'49"
along the North line of Lot 2 95.00 feet to the point
of beginning.
Dated on July 31, 2007.
BAKER COUNTi
As Clerk of the Couit
By: Jamie CreWs
As Deputy Clerk

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Alleged shoplifter said

to have snorted cocaine


A woman charged with shop-
lifting on August 4 also told po-
lice she had snorted cocaine.
SDeputy Curtis Ruise was
called to Winn-Dixie in Mac-
clenny by an assistant manager.
The employee told Deputy Ruise
he was holding a woman who
had been caught shoplifting.
When the officer reached the
woman, Heather Mallory, 21, of
Sanderson, she was crying.
The officer said in his re-
port that Ms. Mallory admitted
to taking $179 in goods and to
having snorted cocaine at the
American Inn across South 6th
St.. The officer added that when
Ms. Mallory was placed in the
back of his car, she became up-
set and tried to kick the door.
The officer used a chemical
spray on the woman. She was
taken to Fraser Hospital, and af-
ter being medically cleared, Ms.
Mallory was taken to jail.
In other reports, police arrest-
ed Glen St. Mary resident Seb-
rina Oralls, 32, and charged her
with shoplifting from the Dollar
General store in Macclenny Au-
gust 4.
Deputy Ruise was called
to that scene and told that two
women inside the store had been
.Shoplifting. One of them was
able to produce a receipt for the
items she had.
SBut Ms. Oralls could only
say that items found in her purse
were in her possession before


she entered the store. Eventual-
ly, the officer said, she admitted
to the crime.
The deputy also found sev-
eral items in the trunk of a car
belonging to another woman,
Kyra Oralls, who had given Se-
brina a ride.
A criminal complaint was
filed against two girls, aged 13
and 15, after they allegedly van-
dalized the Cow Pen Road home
of Stacey Gombert on July 30.
Deputy Sgt. Greg Burnsed
was called to the house and saw
that Ms. Gombert's mailbox
was broken and a wooden sign
with obscene language had been
placed in the yard. Also, several.
pieces of foam rubber from a
beanbag had been strewn around
the lawn, as had several bags of
horse feed.
When Deputy Burnsed spoke
with the two girls, they allegedly
admitted to the vandalism, say-
ing revenge for past wrongs was
their motive. The officer said
charges would be filed through
the state attorney's office.
Macclenny resident Mason
Bryant told police August 1 that
the back window of his truck
had been shattered. The truck
was parked at Ace Hardware
on US 90 west, and Mr. Bryant
said he had left it there for about
three hours. When he returned
early in the morning, he discov-
ered the damage.


PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
The Baker County Sheriff's Office has received
a JAG Discretionary Grant in the amount of
$11,683.00. These funds will be used to purchase
protective entry vests for members of our "Special
Response Team" and a K-9 (dog). A hearing will
be held at the Baker County Sheriff's Office to
allow input from interested local citizens.
Date: August 23, 2007
Time: 3:00 PM


Construction collapse briefly traps worker..
Macclenny utility workers breathed a sigh of relief the afternoon of August 7 when
Lee Harris (background facing camera) emerged from a newly dug trench on Michi-
gan Ave. uninjured. A section of thefive-foot deep ditch collapsed where Mr. Harris
and others were installing utility pipes to connect to a residence under construction
just east of King Dr. Fl i .... ', I , managed to free him before fire and rescue units
arrived. The dirt pinned him to the side, but did not cover his upper body.

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Please take notice at the regular meeting of the City
Council on Tuesday, August 14, 2007 at 6:00 pm at
City Hall, 118 East Macclenny Avenue, Macclenny,
Florida, the City of Macclenny will consider the below
ordinance for final reading:

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF MACCLEN-
NY, FLORIDA REZONING APPROXIMATELY
95.95 ACRES NORTHWEST QUADRANT OF THE
CITY OF MACCLENNY (R.E. NO. 04-3S-22-0000-
0000-0294; 04-3S-22-0000-0000-0340; 04-3S-22-
0000-0000-0250; 04-3S-22-0000-0000-0030; 04-
3S-22-0000-0000-0290; 04-3S-22-0000-0000-0021;
04-3S-22-0000-0000-0022; 04-3S-22-0000-0000-0020
AND 04-3S-22-0000-0000-0260) AS DESCRIBED
HEREIN, FROM RS-1 (RESIDENTIAL, SINGLE
FAMILY) TO PUD (PLANNED UNIT DEVELOP-
MENT), AS DEFINED AND CLASSIFIED UNDER
THE UNIFIED LAND DEVELOPMENT, REGULA-
TIONS FOR A COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT,
AS DESCRIBED IN THE APPROVED WRITTEN
DESCRIPTION AND MASTER PLAN FOR BAKER
COMMONS; PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE
DATE.

A complete legal description by metes and bounds and
the ordinance can be obtained from the office of the
City Clerk.

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obituaries


Stephen Michaels,

33, dies August 4th
Stephen Aaron Michaels, 33,
died on Saturday August 4,2007.
He was born October 30, 1973
in Wichita, Kansas to Clyde
Phillip Mi-
chaels and
Gloria Ann .
Stevens Mi- 0 '
chaels. Ste-
phen lived .,
most his life
in Macclen-
ny and at-
tended Bak-
er County
HighSchool.
He enjoyed
football, Mr. Michaels
basketball,
reading and racing. He was pre-
deceased by his father.
Survivors include his mother
Gloria Ann Michaels; brothers
David Brewer and Randy Phillip
Michaels; sister Katherine Ann
Davis; nieces Tiffany, Kasey,
Brandy and Cody, and nephew
Dustin.
Arrangements were under the
direction of V. Todd Ferreira Fu-
neral Services, Macclenny..

Infant Thompson

funeral August 4
Infant Maya Leigh Thomp-
son, five months, of Macclenny
died Wednesday, August 1,2007
at her residence.
She is survived by par-
ents Devin and Reina Thomp-
son; brothers Drake and Coo-
per Thompson; sister Emilee
Thompson; paternal grand-
parents Woody and Bridget
Woodmansee, all of Macclenny;
paternal grandfather Norman
Thompson of Sanderson; pa-
ternal great-grandparents Carl
and Ila Taylor of Lake City and
Henry and Marilyn Yonn of
Macclenny; maternal grandpar-
ents Jidel and Marietta Navarro ,
and maternal great-grandparents
Eladio and Reina Fernandez, all
of Miami.
The funeral service was con-
ducted Saturday, August 4 at the
Taylor Church with Rev. Mark
Woods officiating, assisted by'
Rev. Carl Taylor of Lake City.
Guerry Funeral Home of Mac-
clenny was in charge of arrange-
ments.


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Lelia Prevatt, 97,

dies on July 31st
Lelia Beatrice Prevatt, 97,
of Glen St. Mary died Tuesday,
July 31,2007 at W. Frank Wells
Nursing Home in Macclenny
following an extended illness.
She was born near Sanderson
and lived most of her life in
Glen St. Mary. Mrs. Prevatt was
a homemaker and member of
the Macclenny Primitive Baptist
Church. She was preceded in
death by husband Charles A. Pre-
vatt, son Ray Prevatt, step-son
Leon Prevatt, grandson Donnie
Moran, sisters Fairley Rhoden
and Lillie Brannen, brothers Lu-
cious Harvey, L.E. Harvey and
Alan Harvey; step-children Ar-
thur and Sheila Prevatt.
Survivors include daughters
Faye Moran (Jerry) of Mac-
clenny and Mary Loy Caruthers
of Gainesville; brother J.C. Har-
vey of Glen St. Mary; sisters
Mazie Prevatt of Glen St. Mary
and Alene Griffis of Sanderson;
daughter-in-law Joy Prevatt of
Glen St. Mary; nine grandchil-
dren, 15 great-grandchildren;
four great-great-grandchildren
and one step-grandchild, four
step-great-grandchildren and
three step-great-great-grand-
children.
The funeral service was con-
ducted Saturday, August 5 at her
church with Elder David Craw-
ford officiating. Interment was
at Woodlawn Cemetery. Guerry
Funeral Home was in charge of
arrangements.
Leavingfor mission
An open house will be held on
Sunday, August 12 from 12:30-
2:00 pm for Samuel Swartz, who
will serve a two-year mission in
Kobe, Japan.
The event will be at the Church
of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day
Saints in Macclenny. Samuel is
a high honors graduate of Baker
High's class of 2006 and the son
of James and Valerie Swartz of
Glen St. Mary.

First United

Methodist

Church
93 N. 5th St., Macclenny ~ 259-3551
Sunday School: 10:00 am
Sunday Worship: 11:00 am
Sunday.Youth: 6:00 pm
Bring your BIBLE
and worship with us!
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23-A to Lauramore Rd. & Fairgrounds Rd.
Sunday School 9:45 am
Sunday Morning Worship 11:00 am
Sunday Evening Services 6:00 pm
Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting 7:00 pm
Pastor J. C. Lauramore Welcomes All



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Senior Pastor Independent Pentecostal Church Associate Pastor
David Thomas Tim Thomas
2594940 Seventh St. & Ohio Ave., Macclenny 2594575

Sunday School 10:00 am
Sunday Morning Worship 11:00 am
Sunday Evening Worship 6:00 pm
Wednesday Night Service 7:00 pm
Radio WJXR 92.1 Sunday 9:15 am

Youth Programs
Sunday School 10:00 am ([ -
Common Ground Sunday 11:00 am .
Common Ground Wed. (Teens) 7:00 pm
God Kids Sunday 11:00 am
God Kids Wednesday 7:00 pm Youth Pastor
Gary Crmmey
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Funeral Thursday

forBenmiceWolbert
Bernice L. Wolert, 83, of
Chiefland died peacefully
on July 5, 2007 with her two
daughters at her side after a long
illness. Born in Raymond, WA,
she moved to this area from Se-
bastian, FL in 2003. She was a
loving mother and grand-moth-
er. She was retired from a career
as a certified nursing assistant
and was a member of the Good
Shepard Church of God in Win-
ter Beach, FL.
Mrs. Wolert was predeceased
by her loving husband Julius
Wolert of Sebastian; sister Ellen
Rue Kolcz.
She is survived by daugh-
ters Gloria Carter Jones (Bob)
of Chiefland and Anne Carter
Green of Macclenny; son Larkin
D,. Carter (Chris) of Damon, TX;
grandchildren Clarke Shealy
(Kjaristy) of High Springs,
Tracey Shealy of Lake Butler,
Marvin Shealy of Macclenny,
Paul Shealy (Suzanne) of Jack-
sonville, Kimberly Copenhaver
(Rick) of St. Petersburg Beach,
Pamela Jones of Tampa, Lisa
Fisher (Kyle) of Atlanta, Emily
Carter and Larkin Carter, Jr. of'
Damon, TX; 14 great-grandchil-
dren; one great-great grandchild;
sisters Anne Lee Rue Bosson of
Seattle, WA and Arthela Fuss of
Raymond, WA; brother Dwayne
Rue of Sweet Home, OR.
A celebration of her life will
be held Thursday, August 9 at
3:00 pm at First Baptist Church,
Chiefland with Pastor Bob Block
officiating. In lieu of flowers do-
nations may be made to Haven
Hospice of the Tri-Counties,
311 N.E. 9 Street, Chiefland, FL
32626. Arrangements are under
the care of Hiers-Baxley Funer-
al Service, 1301 N. Young Blvd,
Chiefland FL 32626.

St. Peters Anglican Fellowship
Minnesota Ave. Macclenny, Fla.
259-6256
Sunday School 9:00 am
Sunday Service 10:00 am


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Sunday School 10:00 A.M. Sunday Evening Worship 6:00 P.M.
Sunday Morning Worship 11:00 A.M. Wed. Eve. Worship 7:30 P.M.
Pastor Rev. Shannon Conner
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First Baptist Church
GLEN ST. MARY, FLORIDA
"A Beacon to Sunday School 9:45 AM
Baker County" Sunday Morning Worship 11:00 AM
Sunday Evening Worship 6:00 PM
1 Wednesday Prayer Meeting 7:00 PM
259-6977
Dr. Randy Williams, Senior Pastor
Perry Hays, Associate Pastor .


In Memory
of
Jean Harvey
2/23/30-8/8/06
To Mom
Mom, in your eyes I saw beauty
when you held me in your warm
embrace.
There I saw the greatest peace
written on your lovely face.
I saw love and felt joy; I saw
kindness and felt peace;
I saw warmth and felt comfort;
I saw friendship and felt my life
richly nourished;
I saw gentleness and felt
strenght; I saw patience and felt
understanding.
Mom, your look was like an
open-faced book;
I saw long-suffering on your
gentle face and knew behind
those wonderful eyes was a
saintly mortal who was my
mother, a woman who learned
from pain and joy how to love.

If you could hug me in your
protective arms the way you
once held me back then,
If I could see that loving gentle
face that told me I would for-
ever have a friend.
What sublime joy and wonder it
would be to know
God's blessings through you of
yesterday;
And a miracle from God above
to hear you say, "I love you ".
You've done your deed in this
place and now its' time for your
rest,
While your love and devotion
can't be replaced...rest assured
we'll do our best
As you taught us over the years
we'll have your memories and
love live on in our hearts... we
love you Mom.
ODE TO MOM, WRITTEN BY
JEANNETTE COOPER, 2007 AND SLIGHTLY
MODIFIED FOR JEAN HARVEY'S MEMORIAL.
BY DARRELL BEASLEY

Thanks so much
The family of Jason L. (Jake)
Hodges would like to express its
thanks and gratitude to all who
helped us get through the most
trying time in our lives.
There are so many people and
places to name, it would be hard
for us to put it all on paper. You
all know who you are.
We really appreciate all that
was done and what people are
still doing.
Thank you and love,
Rosetta (Etta) Hodges and family


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Mr. and Ms. Buford
Bufords celebrate 65th anniversary
Lawson and Roy M. Buford of Macclenny celebrated their 65th
wedding anniversary with a family dinner. They were married Au-
gust 5, 1942 in Green Cove Springs.
Their children are Roy A. Buford of Macclenny and Darlene
Verderane of Jacksonville. The Bufords have three grandchildren and
two great-grandchildren.


Mr. Ferguson and Ms. Hall
Couple WedJuly 7
Kristy Lynn Hall of Fort
White and Stephen Ferguson
of Glen St. Mary were married
July 7, 2007 in Ft. White.
The couple will reside in Glen
St. Mary.
Harvey Reunion
The Harvey family reunion
will be held Sunday, August 19,
2007 at the ag center off US 90
in west Macclenny beginning at
noon.
For more information, please
call 259-5468.
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Jesus is the Leader
Pastor Rev. Ernie Terrell


Soil board to meet
The Baker Soil and Water
Conservation Board will meet on
Tuesday, August 21 at Connie's
Kitchen in Macclenny for one
hour starting at noon. The public
is invited.
Further questions should be
directed to the soil office by call-
ing 259-2716.

Mt. Zion N.C.
Methodist Church
121 N. rrh t 25'--44o
M.icclerinv, FL
Pastor Tim C'heshire
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born of water and of the Spirit.
he cannot enter into the r iing-
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Hunter Gage Roundtree
Baby boy born
Paige Roundtree of Mac-
clenny is proud to announce the
birth of her baby boy, Hunter
Gage Roundtree. He was born
July 2, 2007 at Shands Hospital
in Jacksonville and weighed six
pounds eight ounces and was
20/2 inches long.
Hunter's grandparents are
Billy and Brenda Roundtree of
Macclenny.

Sponsoringyouth
conferenceAug 17
A number of ministers in the
Baker County area are planning
an Abstinence and Living Godly
Conference for youths on Friday
August 17 and Saturday August
18 at the Emmanuel Church
of God in Christ and St. James
Baptist Church in Macclenny.
Among the topics to be taught
are: Why should you wait un-
til marriage; Good touch/bad
touch; Managing your body;
Avoid sticky situations; Why
should you stay in school, col-
lege/learn a trade; Are you sexu-
ally active/you can stop.
Facilitators are special guest
Vivian Elebiyo, certified absti-
nence educator; Elders J. Ruise
and V. Givens; pastors D. Wil-
liams, V. Williams, L. Bones, G.
Smith and Deacon T. Stegall.
Free lunch and dinner will be
served. For registration or infor-
mation, please call 259-3472 or
275-2740.

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Take in the classics'
Tired of watching summer re-
runs each evening?
How about enjoying an eve-
ning of classic and hot rod cars?
They will be on display in the
parking lot of Wal-Mart on CR
228 south starting at 6:00 pm on
Saturday, August 11.
All antique, collectible and
hot rod vehicles are welcome.
Rummage sale
St. Paul Missionary Baptist
Church, 730 Clark Street, Bald-
win will have a rummage sale
and bar-b-que Saturday, August
11, 2007 beginning at 8:00 am,
rain or shine.
For additional information,
contact the church at 904-266-
2648.
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Teen court to hold a fundraiser August 11
Baker County Teen Court will hold a fundraiser Saturday, August
11,2007 at the parking lot of the Crockett Building on US 90, down-
town Macclenny.
A car wash will begin at 9:00 am and bar-b-que dinners, which in-
clude pulled pork sandwich, baked beans, cole slaw and dessert will
be available beginning at 11:00 am. The cost of the dinners is $5.50.
All activities will end at 2:00 pm.
For more information, contact Ryan Brannan at 259-3552.


Sanderson
Congregational
Holiness Church
CR 127 N., Sanderson, FL
Sunday School 10:00 am
Morning Worship 11:00 am
Sunday Evening Worship 6:00 pm
Wed. Evening Prayer Serv. 7:30 pm
Pastor: Oral E. Lyons


MACCLENNY
CHURCH OF CHRIST
573 S. 5th St. 259-6059
Sunday Bible Study 9:45 am
Fellowship 10:30am -11:00 am
Worship Services
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Vote for Carrol Franklin, Director
Carrol feelSlhe senior .:,
citizens should receive a
discount on their electric bills.


Carrol Believes in solar
power and wind
power electricity.


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oil reaching $75.00 a
barrel, your electric bill
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August 12

Special Guests The Horn Family

The Horn family will be ministering in the
morning worship service at n:oo am and lunch
will be served immediately following the service.
We invite everyone to worship with us on this
special day!
For more information please contact (904) 259-3921

Macclenny Church of God
Pastor Shannon Conner
2 blocks north of HWY 90 on SR 121


Come and magnify the Lord and worship with us
Glen Friendship Tabernacle
Clinton Ave. Glen St. Mary
WJXR Radio Service Sunday.... 8:30 am
Morning Worship Service...... 10:30 am
S Children's Church ............ 11:30 am
Evangelistic ................. 6:00 pm
SBible Study (Wed.)............ .7:30 pm
Rev. Albert Starling Home: 259-3982 Church: 259-6521


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Head Coach Bobby Johns lectures the offense during Tuesday morning practice.
PHOTO BY ANDREW BARE


Stifling heat and humidity doesn't


stop Wildcats from practicing
It's hot out on the Baker Coun- have a year's experience under have to climb over walls and un-
ty Wildcat practice field. Really, their belts. They know us, they der barbed wire and through the
really hot. But despite the heat, know each other and they know mud. It's a lot of fun."
coaches are very pleased with the system." Camp Blanding is where the
what they are seeing. Blair was speaking after the National Guard trains and they
"We are so far ahead of what second full day of practice at will be running the Army ob-
we were last year that there's the field behind BCHS as he got stacle course as part of the work-
no comparison," said assistant things ready to haul to camp at out.
coach Jason Blair. "The kids Camp Blanding. The team left The Cats return to BCHS
on Wednesday afternoon for the on Monday and continue to. get
camp that Blair hopes will "get ready for the Kickoff Classic
B i wee end us together as a team." against West Nassau on Aug. 27.
The Cats started practice on
Monday morning. After nine
r Wmile9s tones .days' break they looked slug-
gish. But Tuesday's practice was
S b1 seb a tremendous improvement.
in V baseball "I'd give it an 8 out of 10,"
said Blair. "They've got a lot of -
enthusiasm and that makes all
LF T A D Y the difference in the world." TKh H
^AI | | There are some nagging in- ..
,juries on the offensive line,
ROBERT ERARD with both starting guards, nurs-
ROBERT GERARD ing pulled hamstrings. But other
than minor knocks, the team
This has been quite a week of looks good. The defense appears
milestones in baseball. In a sport ,strong, with the secondary par-
where you spend a lot of time ticularly impressing. The skill
waiting for something to happen, positions have some depth and Airman Phillip Curtis
this was certainly a week where there has been improvement at -. i A '
big things have happened, the receiver spot. The offensive rinlis)es- ,T sic
The obvious, of course, was line has some depth issues, but Air Force Airman Phillip W.
Barry Bonds tying Hank Aaron's should come around once they ACurtis Force Agrman Phillip W.
all-time home run record at 755. get back to full strength. Curtis recently graduated from
But over shadowed by Bonds' They will be able to put on six weeks of basic training at
home run chase was Alex Ro- pads Thursday and are looking Lackland AFB, Texas.
driguez reaching the 500 homer forward to camp at Camp Bland- Airman Curtis is the son of
milestone. And completely lost ing. Peggy Curtis and grandson of
in the Bonds hype was the fact "They'll have three practices Joyce Wright; both of Mac-
that former Brave and current per day. We'll start with the obsta- clenny. He is a 2002 graduate of
NY Met hurler Tom Glavine cle course. They love that. They Baker County High School.


notched his 300th win.
I knew it was going to happen
sometime this season that Bonds
would tie and then eventually
pass Aaron. I'm just not thrilled
about it. Aaron was always such
a class act, while Bonds --well-
we all know about Bonds.
Granted there is that whole
"innocent until proven guilty"
thing. But there is so much evi-
dence as to his steroid use that
the new record just one four bag-
ger away is a little tainted.
Bonds got the record-tying
homer in San Diego. Padre fans,
to their credit, did not react the
way that fans in say, LA would
have reacted. There were some
boos, some cheers and lots of ap-
plause. Everybody there wanted
to see it happen whether they
booed or not. Commissioner
Bud Selig rose with the rest of
the crowd in a standing ovation,
but pointedly kept his hands
firmly in his pockets during the
applause.
There was no response from
Aaron; I never expected one.
Bonds will sit out some games in
hopes that his record-smashing
homer will come during a home
stand in San Francisco.
:Rodriguez is the young-
est player ever to reach the 500
homer milestone. A-Rod at 32
is just of few days younger than
Jimmie Foxx. A-Rod got a con-
gratulatory note from Bonds and
Bud Selig and sent Bonds one as
well.
-Glavine notched his 300th in
art 8-3 victory over the Cubs.
It :was a classic Glavine perfor-
mance. He didn't try to over-
power hitters, just threw a lot of
junk that confused the heck out
of them.


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Su glust 4 &11 August O
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Soccer Registration
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Ages 4-17
$65 non-members $25 members
Practices begins Aug 13th.
Contact the Baker County Family
YMCA for more information.
email:foca@firstcoastymca.org
phone: 904.259-0898


Jax Suns


no minor


attraction
If all the renewed interest in
baseball has got you hankering
to see a live game, you couldn't
do better than the Jacksonville
Suns. Having won the first half
of the Southern League's South
Division in a walkaway, the Suns
have just kept running on all cyl-
inders in the second half.
They come into this week's
home stand against the Carolina
Mudcats sporting a two game
lead over Montgomery. The Suns
have stumbled a little the past two
weeks, going into a road series
up five games. They'll be happy
to return to the Baseball Grounds
for the three-game home stand.
The Suns have been on top
most of the season, but the Mud-
cats have been struggling. They
are mired in the bottom half of
the North Division, five'games
off the pace set by Huntsville.
They would like nothing more
than to gain some ground, but
the Baseball Grounds is one of
the hardest places in the league
to pull that off.
There are some interesting
promotions to go along with the
game. On Wednesday there is a
flip-flop giveaway emblazoned
with the Suns logo. The next
night is Thursday Night Throw-
down, with beer for a buck.
Friday is Used Car Night and
some lucky fan will win a used
car from the Suns. On Saturday
there is a fun giveaway. The first
3000 fans will receive a pen and
pencil holder designed like No-
lan Ryan's 1967 Suns jersey.
Sunday, the last day of the home
stand, features one of the most
enjoyable promotions. It's Dog
Days of Summer. Bring your dog
to the park and get a Southpaw
mascot piggy bank.
Wednesday through Satur-
day's games start at 7:05 pm.
Sunday's first pitch is at 5:05
pm.


Norma Davis
Graduates from
UNF August 10
Norma Davis of Macclenny
will graduate August 10 from
the University of North Florida
with a bachelor of science de-
gree in nursing.
Norma has been employed
with NEFSH for the past eight
years as a registered nurse. She
completed her associate of sci-
ence degree at Lake City Com-
munity College in 1999. She
contributes a lot of her success
to the educational assistance
programs offered through the
State of Florida.
She will continue her em-
ployment at NEFSH with future
plans to obtain her masters in
nursing.


Moose event
benefits patient
with leukemia
The Women of the Moose
will host a fund raiser on Satur-
day, August 11 to benefit Zack-
ary Spencer, a leukemia patient
whose illness has saddled his
family with mounting bills.
Zachary, 14, is the son of Rhon-
da (Rhoden) and Ken Spencer of
Glen St. Mary.
Pork and rice dinners with
all the trimmings will be served
starting at 11:00 am at the lodge
off South Lowder in Macclenny
(free delivery to local businesses
with five or more orders). A ga-
rage sale begins that morning at
8:00 in the parking lot. The la-
dies plan also to have entertain-
ment by local talent.
For more details or to place a
food order, please call 259-6305
or 259-2395. All proceeds will
go to the Spencer family.


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Bought new in 2002, Grandaire A/C,
4 ton with heat pump, excellent con-
dition, like new, moving will sell for
$1500 OBO. 912-843-8238. 8/2-9p
1948 gas stove, working condition,
made by Kalamazoo Stove in Michigan,
ID#, $950; 12/2 HP B&S engine, $100.
259-6524 or 502-5285. 8/2-9p
G&L Partridge Farm, Chuckar Quail,
$3.50 alive, $5.50 dressed, average 14-
16 ounces. 275-2603. 7/19-8/9p
16x7 Cargo Craft Explorer trailer, mtg
2003, /4" plywood floor and doors, 4
wheel electric brakes on tandem axle,
like new, $3000. 613-6001. 7/19tfc
Washer & dryer, extra large capacity,
all cycles, $150 for set, will separate;
refrigerator and A/C window unit. War-
ranty. Can deliver. 904-302-1698. 8/9p
1972, 17 ft. Cobia with 70 HP, runs
good, ready for water, needs some
work, $5000 OBO. 912-843-2055 or
904-382-4142. 7/19-8/23p
Children books wanted. Teacher
needs to stock third grade class library.
Call Carrie at 259-2746. 7/19tfc
MFG Galaxy 17 ft. Bowrider, trailer, fish
finder, 135 HP Evinrude, $2800 OBO.
259-8013 9:00 am-9:00 pm. 8/9p
92' Coachman 5th wheel, looks great,
needs work, $4000 OBO. 259-3300.
7/26-8/16c
Great news! This summer The Frank-
lin Mercantile will be open Saturdays
10:00 am-5:00 PM. Ya'll come. Railroad
crossing in Glen. 259-6040. 5/31tfc'
44 ft. load bearing trusses. 334-6695.
8/2-30c
Butterfly dining table with 6 chairs,
very ornate, fluted legs, rare; half round
foyer console. All pieces are mahogany
wood. Southern Charm. 259-4140.
2/3tfc
Refrigerator, almond colored, works
good, $125. 860-2095. 8/9p
Bed, beautiful temp-pedic memory-
foam mattress & boxsprings, new in
plastic, with warranty, retail $950, must
sell $379, can deliver. 904-858-9350.
11/2tfc
Brand new Sears water softener sys-
tem, $585. Free installation. Good used
appliances. 90 day money back guaran-
tee. 266-4717. 7/12-3/27p
Antique breakfront buffet, breakfront
china cabinet, buffet, all mahogany, can
be seen at Southern Charm. 259-4140.
12/9tfc
Aluminum diamond plated dogbox for
full size truck, $150. 259-2968. 8/9p
Mahogany secretary, beautiful piece,
excellent condition. Southern Charm
259-4140. 12/9tfc
Kenmore refrigerator, side-by-side w/
ice maker, excellent condition, asking
$300; Playstation II, hardly used, $75.
904-536-3150 leave message. 8/9p


Great antique furniture sale, Satur-
day, August 11 @ The Franklin Mer-
cantile, CR 125 & Franklin Street, Glen
St. Mary. Don't miss these substantial
savings. Bring your truck. Credit/debit
cards welcome. 8/9c
Solid wood cherry sleigh bed with mat-
tress & boxsprings, retail $950, sac-
rifice for $395, can deliver. 904-858-
9350. 11/2tfc
Goodyear Wrangler SRA, MTS P265/
70R18 1145, 6 lug, Nissan Titan, 500
miles, $400 OBO. 334-0377. 8/9p
King pillowtop, new with warranty,
$289, can deliver. 904-391-0015.
11/2tfc
Artists! Oils, acrylics, water colors,
canvases, drawing pads and much
more! The Office Mart, 110 S. Fifth
Street, 259-3737. tfc
24 bulb Sunquest tanning bed, $1000.
259-3407. 8/9p
Luxury queen pillowtop, in plastic,
$199. 904-398-5200. 11/2tfc
Queen, off-white wicker bedroom
suite with mattress, nightstand, dresser
& desk. 259-2435. 8/9p
Formal living room set & formal dining
room set, both in excellent condition,
reasonably priced. 259-4783. 8/9p


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2005 Honda 400 EX, $5600. 259-
9749. 8/9p
2005 extended cab Chevy Z-71, 4WD,
like new condition, loaded, 25k miles,
3" lift, includes programmer and seven
year/100,000 mile extended warranty,
$23,700. 259-3878. 8/2tfc
2003 F250 Superduty XL, 4x4, regular
cab, 5.4 V8, automatic, A/C, gooseneck
hitch, trailer brakes, aluminum tool box
& bedrail caps, 102,000 miles, $13,000
OBO. 259-6115 or 424-3471. 8/9p
1995 CK1500 Silverado, 2WD, new
motor & transmission, excellent con-
dition, very clean, custom stereo sys-
tem, 102k miles, $5500 firm. 904-759-
2897. 8/2tfc
2006 Ford F250 STX, 4WD, $19,500.
904-894-5967. 8/2-9p
1992 Ford F150 pickup, low miles on
engine, new air conditioner, new tires,
clean, $2800. 571-0913. 8/2-9p
1998 Ford Explorer, blue, standard
transmission, 2 door, 6 cylinder, 105k
miles, excellent shape, $5000 OBO.
370-0766. 8/2-9p


2002 Chevrolet Trailblazer LT, 144k
miles, $8000. 259-5597 or 626-5140.
8/2-9p
2007 Scion TC, fully loaded, sun roof,
dark gray. 309-1595. 8/2-9p
1995 Ford F150, 300 6 cylinder, motor
6 months old, $1800. 259-1635 or 226-
4033. 8/9-16p
1986 Mustang GT, 5.0, body good,
strong engine, neQds work fut runs
good, $1300 OBO. Call Lee at 923-1789
or 923-0327. 8/9c
2001 Chevrolet Tracker, automatic, air,
power everything, AM/FM/CD & chang-
er, $5000; 1998 Saturn, automatic, air,
power everything, leather, sunroof, AM/
FM/CD, $2500. 259-8650. 8/9p





Louisiana Cajun Music. Rajun Cajun
and tambourine for your group or party.
259-3268. 8/2-30p
Now accepting antique furniture on
consignment. Pieces have to be in good
condition. Call Karin at Southern Charm
259-4140. 2/13tfc
Honey Bees. If you're as busy as a bee
or want to give your honey a break, call
Sandra Deal at 259-5924 for your com-
mercial or residential cleaning.8/9-16p
Do you have a junk car or truck you
want hauled off or to sell? 259-7968.
4/22tfc
Babysitting in my home, all ages, from
6:00 am-?, Monday-Friday, near CR
125 and 127. 904-838-2287. 8/2-9p


Top dollar paid for junk cars and trucks.
Call 904-222-4535 cell or 259-4952
home. Thanks and praise God only.
8/9-16p
Back-to-school. Save! Foils, hi-lights
and hair-cuts. Call Hair Factory Salon
at 259-7780 and ask for Gwen (off on
Wednesdays. 8/9c
Gwen's Handyman Services. Repairs,
painting, carpentry, general mainte-
nance. Free estimates. 259-9128. 8/9c





Selling animals due to heath. 5 Peep-
a-Poo puppies, 1 male, 4 females, $200
each; 2 female German Shepherds,
pure bred, good breeders, no papers, 1
-7 years old, 1 -3 years old, $100 each;
1 Doper Gray, through breed mare; 1
world class Paint stallion; 1 Paint mare,
heavy in foal; game cock chickens. 912-
843-2093. 8/9p
English Bulldog. Males and females,
AKC, NKC, etc. Current vaccination,
health guarantee, Pedigree. For more
information, e-mail mdl_ryan@yahoo.
com. 7/26-8/23p
Dogs: all types from puppies to adults.
Animal Control, $50 boarding fees will
apply. 259-6786. 11/20tfc
Australian cattle dog puppies, 3 left,
$100, 9 weeks old, wormed. 266-3429
or 509-7448. 8/2-9p
Free kittens to good home. 2 male, 2
female, long hair tabby. Litter trained, 2
months old. Must be indoor cats, have
never been outside. Please call 424-
5280. 8/9-16p
Rednose Pitbull puppies, 4 males, 7
females, shots & wormed, POP, $150-
$100. Call 334-7276. 8/9-16p
Female German, short haired Pointer,
10 weeks old, $200. 904-545-3688.
8/9p
English Bulldog, female, answers to
Albert, 12 weeks old, $600. She is red
with white markings. AKC registered,
pedigree, health records, health guaran-
tee after placement support. For more
information, e-mail susan toyin02@
yahoo.com. 8/9-30p





Couple looking for small house or mo-
bile home with acre of land or less or
1 acre of land. $65,000 for land with
dwelling. Serious sellers only. 904-472-
9863. 8/9-16p


Children books. Teacher needs to
stock 3rd grade class library. Call Carrie
at 259-2746. 7/19tfc
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Notice to readers:
The newspaper often publishes classified
advertising on subjects like work-at-home,
weight loss products, health products.
While the newspaper uses reasonable dis-
cretion in deciding on publication of such
ads, it takes no responsibility as to the
truthfulness of claims. Respondents should,
use caution and common, sense before
sending any money or making other cqm-
mitments based on statements and/or
promises; demand specifics in writing. You
can also call the Federal Trade Commission
at 1-877-FTC-HELP to find out how to spot
fraudulent solicitations: Remember: if it
sounds too good to be true, it probably is.
- The Baker County Press


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Thursday & Friday 8:00 am-?. 9960 S. Glen
Ave. (125S). Lots of miscellaneous. Treadmill
$50, car $1500, house for sale $165,000. 904-
307-8066.
Thursday & Friday 8:00 am-2:00 pm. Sher-
man to Andrew, Glen. Clothes plus size wo-
mens, mens, boys, girls, baby items, knick
knacks.


Friday 8:00 am-noon. 5781 Lauramore Road beside fairgrounds.
Furniture, clothing, lots of infant items, school age clothing,
household items. Multi-family.
Friday 8:00 am-1:00 pm. Saturday 8:00 am-?, Heritage Oaks
Subdivision, 'I mile north of 90 on Lowder. 728 Liberty Circle.
Womens clothes size 6. baby boy clothes, much more.
Friday & Saturday 8:00 am-?, Miltondale to Whispering Pines.
Lots of girl clothes, women's size 3X, means clothes, miscella-
neous items.
Friday & Saturday 8:00 am-noon. 6298 Michelle Road, Whisper-
ing Pines. Furniture, indoor decorations, namebrand clothes.
Friday & Saturday 8:00 am-noon. 10771 St. Marys Circle W. off
US 90. Lots of everything.
Friday & Saturday 7:30 am-?. Mclver & Second Street. Kid &
adult clothing, home decor, baby items, miscellaneous.
Friday & Saturday 8:00 am-3:00 PM. corner of S. Glen Blvd & S.
Clinton Ave. 9121 S. Clinton Ave.
Friday & Saturday 8:00 am-?. 148 Blair St. DVD & VHS movies,
Playstation II games, household items, baby and adult clothes.
Partylite items. Multi-family.
Friday & Saturday 8:00 am-?, Macclenny II, follow signs. Every-
thing $25 and under.
Friday & Saturday 7:00 am-2:00 pm. Andrews St. to 9749 River
Oaks Drive. Glen, near Franklin Mercantile, follow signs. Lots of
great stuff.
Saturday 8:00 am-1:00 pm, 4209 Hickory St. Furniture, house-
hold items, clothing, toys. 2 families.
Saturday 7:30 am-?. 360 E. Blvd N. Lots of back to school Girls
clothes, sizes 8-10, 12-14, juniors, namebrand. 2 families.
Saturday 8:00 am-?. 121 S to Southern States Nursery Road.
3rd house on right. Blue recliner, lots of clothes.
Saturday 8:00 am-?. Macclenny Moose Lodge 2412 parking
lot, 150 S. Lowder St. Benefit sale for Zackary Spencer, son of
Rhonda (Rhoden) and Ken Spencer.
Saturday 8:00 am-noon. 8043 Stewart Rd off of Woodlawn.
Household items, toys, children books, 6'2x3'; mirror, girls
clothes 8-10, mens medium shirts, pants 30x30, rod & reels.
Saturday 8:00 am-1:00 pm, 430 Linda St. Solid wood furniture,
deer stand, glass side tables, couches, clothes, antique dishes &
more.
Saturday 7:00 am-noon, 252 E. Mclver Ave., Macclenny SE of
US 90,'SR 121. parallel to railroad.
Saturday 7:30 am-noon, 125 N. turn '-' Pine Acres Rd. Clothes.
videos, books, miscellaneous
Saturday 8:00 am-?, 716 Eagle Drive off Owens Acre. Girls
clothes 10-14, boys 5-8, adult clothes, other odds & ends.
Saturday & Sunday 8:00 am-?. 8160 Willie Wilkerson Rd. off of
Woodlawn. Clothing, household items, much more. 2 families.
Sunday & Monday 7:00 am-?. Lowder & Eloise St. Notebook
computers, furniture, vehicles Final garage sale before the move.
904-229-7666.


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THE BAKER COUNTY PRESS, Thursday August 9, 2007 Page 14


A Touch of Grass Lawn Service needs
experienced full time lawn maintenance
worker with valid Florida drivers license.
259-7335. 3/23tfc
Company specializing in Erosion
Control now hiring the following posi-
tions: Class A CDL drivers, crew leaders,
equipment operators and laborers. Valid
driver's license a must. Fax resume to
275-3292 or call 275-4960. EOE, drug
free workplace. 6/28tfc
Higginbotham's Towing is now taking
applications for employment of Class A
& B CDL, Apply at 7611 W. Mt. Vernon
St., Glen St. Mary, FL. 7/5tfc
Sawmill maintenance. Day shift, com-
petitive pay & benefits. Apply at Great
South Timber & Lumber, Inc. In Lake
City. Call 386-752-3774 for appoint-
ment. 8/9-16p
Local home care agency seeking PRN,
RN, OT and a full-time PT. Please call
259-3111 for more information.4/19tfc
Experienced painters needed. Must
have tools, benefits after 90 days. 259-
5877. 12/30tfc
Nursery workers needed, experience in
transplanting trees preferred, will train,
must have own transportation. 904-
545-9435. 8/9-30p
ABC Childcare & Learning Center now
taking applicationsforthe following posi-
tions: One year old class and Pre-K aide.
Apply at 627 S. 5th Street, Macclenny
across from Badcock Furniture. 259-
3455. 8/9p
Pier 6 Seafood now accepting applica-
tions for all positions servers, cashiers,
dishwashers and cooks. 259-6123.
8/9-30p


Notice to Readers
All real estate advertising in this newspaper is
subject to the Fair Housing Act which makes
it illegal to advertise "any preference, limita-
tion or discrimination based on race, color,
religion, sex, handicap, familiar status or
national origin, or-an intention, to make any
such preference, limitation or discrimina-
tion." Familial status includes children under
the age of 18 living with parents or legal cus-
todians, pregnant women and people secur-
ing 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 an equal oppor-
tunity basis. To complain of discrimination,
call HUD toll free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll
free telephone number for the impaired is
1-800-927-9275.
5 acres with 5 BR, 2 BA and 3 BR, 2
BA mobile homes at Sanderson Pipe &
Arnold Rhoden Roads, $145,000. 259-
9066. ... 8.9-16p.
3 BR, 2 BA doublewide on acre, for
sale by owner. Front and back porch,
metal barn, $79,000. 259-9776 or 904-
302-1219. 8/2-9c
Macclenny land-home package. New
1579 SF, 3 BR, 2 BA, upgraded Satina
kitchen package, and more on 1.5
shaded acre on the St. Mary's River,
$135,000. 904-259-8028. 7/19-8/23c
3 BR, 2 BA brick home w/1721 SF heat-
ed on 1/2 acre in Macclenny, all electric
appliances, $209,000. Call 813-1580
(8WE). 5/10tfc
3 BR, 2 BA SWMH on .53 acre, $65,000.
Call 904-813-6825 please leave mes-
sage. 8/2-23p
3BR, 2 BA DWMH on acre corner of
Mudlake Road & CR 125 at the 4-way.
Asking $125,000 OBO. 259-9066 after
6:00 PM. 8/9-16p
8.39 acres w/well & septic, 1 mile north
of Sanderson on CR 229, $96,500.
Owner financing available. 904-813-
1580. 5/17tfc
One acre with SW in need of repair,
well, septic tank and power pole. Old
home can be moved out for your new
home. Cuyler area. $40,000. 259-5383
or 226-3064. 8/9-16p
Reduced! 3/4 acre lots, Estates St.
at Macclenny II. Homes only $49,900.
904-219-0480, 904-525-8630. 6/21tfc
FSBO. 10 acre corner lot in Glen. 275-
4280. 8/2-16p 3 BR,
2 BA brick home w/1675 SF heated on
1/2 acre in Macclenny, all electric appli-
ances, $219,300. Please call 813-1580
(2WE). 5/10tfc
Investment property. One acre with
two 3 BR, 2 BA SWMH in Sanderson.
Homes in good condition. Great rentals.
$110,000. 259-5383 or 226-3064.
8/9-16p*
FSBO. Copper Creek Hills, Unit III, 2
large lot $65,000 each, 1 lot @ $55,000.
Please telephone 904-813-1580.
1/25tfc


3 BR, 2 BA DW on 1.89 acres in Cuyler
with two new large decks, very nice
home, $89,500 negotiable; also one
acre with well, septic tank and power
pole joining property, $40,000. Can be
brought together or separately. 259-
5383 or 226-3064. 8/9-16p
9.39 acres w/well & septic, 1 mile of
Sanderson on CR 229. $96,500. Owner
financing available. 904-813-1580.
5/3tfc
1 acre cleared lot in Glen, close to high
school and tennis courts. Mobile homes
OK. $45,900. 904-219-0480 or 904-
525-8630. 7/19tfc
FSBO. 3 BR, 2 BA brick home with 1585
SF heated on acre in Glenfield Oaks
Subdivision, many upgrades, $212,000.
Call 904-813-3091. 7/19tfc
FSBO. 3 BR, 2 BA, 1994 doublewide in
excellent condition on 3 acre lot in great
neighborhood near 1-10. Sun room, cov-
ered patio, fenced yard, storage build-
ing, $125,000. 904-545-6087. 7/5tfc
3 BR, 2 BA brick home w/1576 SF heat-
ed on 1/2 acre in Macclenny, all electric
appliances, $214,200. Please call 813-
1580. (21GFO). 5/10tfc
1-3 acres, high & dry, fish pond, homes
or mobile homes, set-up included,
owner financing or cash discount. 912-
843-8118. 2/22tfc
Owens Acres. 3 BR, 2 BA beautifully
kept, move-in ready, brick front home
in a nice quiet neighborhood. Features
include Italian tile, hardwood floors,
new stainless appliances including
refrigerator, fireplace, fenced yard with
pool, $179,900. Call today Exit Realty
Affiliates Network at 904-755-1699.
8/2-30p
4 BR, 2 BA brick home w/1876 SF
heated on 1/2 acre in Macclenny, all
electric appliances, $249,000. 813-1580
(18GFO). 5/10tfc
Your plans or mine! 1.28 acre lot with
existing well, septic and electric at 8797
Dupree Road, $60,000. 813-3091.3/ltfc
3 BR, 2 BA brick home w/1576 SF heat-
ed on 1/2 acre in Macclenny, all electric
appliances, $214,200. Please call 813-
1580. (21GFO). 5/10tfc
3 BR, 2 BA vinyl siding/brick front
w/1090 SF heated in Macclenny, all elec-
tric appliances, $155,600. Please call
813-1580 (6TL). 5/10tfc
71 acres with fish pond, Cowpen Road,
left on Tennessee, $95,000. 838-2818 or
259-6194. 8/2-23p



LAKE C rTV
1 0 COHMVi4Y tYati(
TAKE STOCK IN CHILDREN
STUDENT ADVOCATE
GRANT FUNDED
Part-time position assisting the Take
Stock in Children Program Specialist,
county coordinators, and students in
a five-county district including the
following: selection, monitoring,
consolidating, updating, reporting,
scholarship administration, fundraising,
and intervention. High School diploma
plus two years office experience
and working with youth in some
capacity. Good working knowledge of
Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, and
similar software programs. Ability to
communicate orally and in writing.
Must have valid Florida driver's license.
Must have reliable transportation. Must
pass criminal background check.
Salary: $9.90 Hourly (24 hrs per week)
Review of applications to begin
immediately until filled.
SENIOR STAFF ASSISTANT
GRANT FUNDED
Assist the Banner Center Director
with secretarial tasks, administrative
duties, and interacting with industry
representatives. High school graduate
or equivalent with four years
secretarial or clerical experience.
Special consideration to applicants
with associate degree or certificate in
related area. Experience as assistant to
a manager preferred. Must be able to
create and maintain Excel spreadsheets,
be proficient in Word and be able to
multitask.
Salary: $23,827 annually, plus benefits
Application deadline: August 24, 2007
Special consideration will be given
to applicants with Associates Degree
or Certificate in related area. College
application required. Position details
and application available on the web
at: www.lakecitvcc.edu
Inquiries: Human Resources
Lake City Community College
149 SE College Place
Lake City, FL 32025
Phone: (386) 754-4314
Fax: (386) 754-4594
E-mail: boettcherg@lakecitycc.edu
LCCC is accredited by the Southern
Association of Colleges and Schools
VP/ADA/EA/EO
College in Education & Employment


PEN HOUSaturday. August 11
OPEN, H U 10:00 am 2:00 pm


5152 Papa Fraser Rd. Macclenny, FL

Unique 4/2 on 4 acres with pond, workshop, rocking
chair porch, screened back porch, patio, 3-car + carport,
other out buildings, lots of ironwork and many extras.


Directions: North on SR 121
from US 90, go approximately 3
miles to Papa Fraser Rd. on left.
Follow signs and balloons.
RefresIments will be served.


Copper Creek. Just reduced $210,000.3
BR, 2 BA, 1608 SF. 6121 Copper Ridge.
Call Keller Williams, Forrest Taylor 904-
626-6456. 8/2-9p
Copper Creek. All brick, 3 BR, 2 BA,
1799 SF, $245,000. 6094 Copper Drive.
Motivated seller. Call Keller Williams,
Forrest Taylor 904-626-6456. 8/2-9p
FSBO. 1800 SF home on 5.67 acres in
Glen. 2 separate parcels of land on river,
$220,000 or make offer. 259-4354 or
338-4026. 8/2-9p
Great investment. 1998 3BR 2 BA
MH on 5 acres, workshop, stocked
fish pond, 2 wells, divide for 2 homes,
$160,000.200-6749. 8/2-9p
Macclenny II. 3 BR, 2 BA brick home, in-
ground pool, corner acre lot, $220,000.
259-3243 after 5:00 pm or 699-3108
cell. 8/2-9p
4 sale by owner. 393 Jerry Circle,
Macclenny, FL, 3rd street on the right
off of Miltondale. 4 BR, 2 BA brick on
acre lot, 1497 SF All bedrooms and
kitchen fully tiled with ceramic tile.
Brand new kitchen cabinets and coun-
ter tops. Above ground swimming pool
with deck (3 years old), roof (3 years
old), $145,000. To view pictures of this
sale, please refer to owner.com, list
#DAG5279 or call us anytime at 259-
8662 or 759-7338 ask for Ronnie.8/9p
3 BR, 2 BA 1557 SF brick home, remod-
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eled with pool & large privacy fenced
yard in city, possible rent to own. Call
for terms. 904-401-1093. 8/9-16p
Doublewide on 1.2 acres on Rufus
Powers Road, Glen. $125,000. 463-
3582 or 275-2668. 8/9p
For sale or rent. 2 BR, 2 BA with porch-
es on 5 acres in the country, large oaks
& grapevines, hayfield, highway front-
age. 'Purchase for $100,000. Rent for
$600/month, 1st, last and $300 deposit.
653-1656 leave message. 8/9c
3 BR, 2 BA brick home on 1 acre in
Macclenny II. 1558 heated SF with fire-
place, screened back porch with hot tub,
fenced backyard. All electric appliances,
$220,000. Please call 904-536-3150
leave message. 8/9p
Copper Creek Hills. Like new, beautiful
all brick, 3 BR, 2.5 BA, many upgrades,
screen porch overlooks natural area,
2229 SF. $269,900. Barbara Mora,
realtor. The Prudential Network Realty.
Independently owned & operated. 260-
4300 or 945-6719. 8/9p
For sale or lease. 1608 SF house, 4 BR,
2 BA with option to buy, $1150/month or
purchase for $149,900. 904-229-7666.
8/9p
1.04 acre off Woodlawn Road, well,
septic & power pole, $55,000. 235-
8732. 8/9p
3 BR, 2 BA brick home with CH/A,
fenced-in yard and utility shed, no pets,
$1000/month plus deposit. 259-6849.
8/2-9p
4 BR, 21/2 BA, 2 story home with
screen porch, pond view, $1700/month
.plus deposit. 465 Islamorado Dr. S.,
Macclenny. 904-705-5453 or 904-514-
5044. 7/26-8/16p
3 BR, 2 BA, 2 story home in Glen city
limits, $1100/month plus security
deposit. 904-868-7349. 8/2-9p
3 BR, 1 BA on .5 acre approximately
1 mile north of Sanderson. All electric
appliances, $750 security deposit, $750/
month. Please call 259-3343 weekdays
between 9:00 am-5:00 pm. 7/19tfc
Mobile homes. 2 and 3 BR, A/C, no
pets, $500-$550 plus deposit. 904-860-
4604. 3/17tfc
3 BR & 2 BR mobile homes, no pets,
garbage pickup, water & yard moving
provided, $475-$625. 912-843-8118.
7/5tfc
1900 SF brick home on shaded 3 acre,
fenced, 3 BR, 1 BA, bonus room, screen
porch, CH/A, $985/month. For more
information, call 904-264-4053, 619-
9896 or 505-0024. 8/2-9p
For lease or sale. 1608 SF house, 4 BR,
2 BA with option to buy, $1150/month or
purchase for $149,900. 904-229-7666.
8/9p


REDUCED!! OVER 3200SF TOTAL MLS#374282
Imagine all the possibilities in this 3BR/2BA brick
front hm; over 2,864sf heated per builder's plans, 7.5
acres. $385,000
HUNTER'S PARADISE! MLS# 353074 nice 3BR/2BA
DW on 5 acres. Split BR arrangement; master suite
w/garden tub. Fully equipped kit & 12 X 9 detached
shed. $125,000
TAKE THE OPPORTUNITY TO BUY COMMERCIAL
- MLS# 368711 1421 sq ft on .59 acres, zoned
residential/commercial, great location near 1295 for
small business. $199,999
PLAY YOUR CARDS RIGHT MLS# 376646 Call to
own this 2BR/1BA, 1408 sq ft mobile hm on 1 acre in
Macclenny. Sold As-Is. Beautiful landscaping awaits
for a mere $80,000.
EXCITED TO SHOW MLS# 371003 3BR/2BA
immaculate condition, 4 yr old, deluxe BA, split BR &
much more. $245,900
POSSIBILITIES ABOUND- MLS# 329000 in 40 acres
off of Clarence Dobbs Rd. A great investment zoned
currently 1 home site per 7.5 acres. Call office today!
$600,000
COUNTRY LIFE IS IT! MLS# 354909 1 Acre lot w/
DB & SW, fenced yard, covered back porch & so much
more! Dial 772-9800 to show you today! $132,000
A SWEET PLACE TO CALL HOME MLS# 353112
Look into this 4BR/28A home. Enjoy 3 city lots with
approx. 2700 sq ft heated. You will love the detached
24'X 42" garage & addition 3 car carport w/storage
rm. $394,000
PERFECT FOR DEVELOPMENT MLS# 336373 we
are eager to show you the perfect spot in this corner
lot, .90 acre, vacant land in downtown Macclenny.
$125,000
A GREAT GET-A-WAY MLS#358159 Need a haven
for your & your family? This is it; a second home
or your primary house. Must see to appreciate.
$175,000
A MUST SEE MLS# 353752 Beautiful newer 2005
hm on .31 acres. The inside is immaculate with 4BR/
2BA and over 2000 sq ft. Move in ready! $225,000 1


Doublewide on 1.2 acres, Rufus
Powers Road, Glen, $650/month plus
deposit. 463-3582 or 275-2668. 8/9p
2 BR, 2 full BA, washer/dryer hook-up,
CH/A, $485/month, $485 deposit, gar-
bage, water, sewer & lawn care includ-
ed, no pets. 904-219-2690 or 912-843-
8165. 8/9p
2 BR, 11/2 BA mobile home,
CH/A, washer/dryer hook-up,
$525/month, $525 deposit, garbage,
water, sewer & lawn car included, no
pets. 904-219-2690 or 912-843-8165.
8/9p
3 BR, 2 BA house, $1100/month plus
security deposit. 275-2354. 8/9-16c





Doublewide. 3 BR in Georgia Bend, CH/
A, screened front porch, enclosed back
porch, no pets, $350 deposit, $725/
month. Call 259-6101. 8/9p
Georgia Bend. 2 BR, 1 BA house, $500/
month plus $300 deposit. 912-843-
2093. 8/9p
3 BR, 2 BA brick home in Macclenny,
many upgrades, 1st, last & security,
$1000/month, accepting applications.
259-4500. 8/9p
Large 3 BR, 2 BA SWMH, new carpet,
fresh paint, quiet neighborhood, avail-
able now. $600/month, 1st, last & $300
security deposit. 259-5877. 8/9tfc

Macclenny. 2 BR on 1 acre, $850/
month, 1st, last & security required. Call
to see 954-263-7311. 8/9-16p
Owen Acres. 3 BR, 2 BA, 1753 SF,
$1200/month, 1st & last required. Call
860-8174 after 5:00 pm. 8/9-16p
Country charm, city comforts. Beautiful
new Baldwin doublewide, 3 BR, 2 BA,
fireplace, $850/month plus security
deposit. 465-3841. 8/9-16p
2 BR, 2 BA SWMH, no pets, no smok-
ing, $300 deposit, $575/month. 259-
2787. 8/9p
3 BR, 1 BA brick home on nice city lot,
$950/month, $950 deposit, no pets.
Contact John at 904-228-4568.8/9-16c


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Reduced- Ten high and dry acres zoned for horses. Located 3 miles west of
Glen St. Mary off of US 90. Good road frontage. Modular, manufactured and
conventional homes welcome Reduced to $100,000 ,
Nice older MH complelv renovatednewaditions. 3 BR, 1 BBA, FP, screen
& open porch, abv. group ge storage buildings. .88 acre
corner lot. Reasonably will consider financing with
20% down.
Pool & large workshop (large enough for 3 cars, boats, etc.) with second
floor loft that can be used as a teenager's retreat. Brick 3 BR, 2.5 BA, fireplace,
screened porch, garage & 2 carports. Nice wooded 2 acre lot on Bob Bumsed Rd.
near Odis Yarborough Rd.'$265,00. Reduced to $235,000
4.88 acres joining Baker County's St. Mary's Shoals park on two
sides. 4 year old 3 BR, 2 BA brick home, 1938 SF with fireplace, two porches and
two car garage. Very nice home in good area on paved CR 125 north of Glen.
Horses are allowed. Must see. $359,900
Amelia Island condo with ocean view. 3 BR, 2 BA with large comer bal-
cony, located on 2nd floor of Ocean Park Condominiums. 1675 SF living space
with nice floor plan. Elevator, pool, garage space and easy access to the beach.
This attractive unit is priced to sell at $659,700.
15 acres approximately 3 miles west of Glen St. Mary between
Highway 90 and Interstate 10 on Sweetgum Rd. Mobile homes or site built
homes welcome. Zoned for horses. Affordably priced at $119,000.
Good location near elementary school in Macclenny. Brand new
3 BR, 2 BA with 2 car garage. Double lavatories, garden tub and shower in
master bath. Played ceiling in master bedroom. Porch and utility room. Vinyl
siding with nice brick trim. Scheduled for completion in July. Priced to sell at
$170,000
Jonathan Street in Macclenny. New home under construction. 3 BR, 2
BA with porch and 2 car garage. Completion expected in mid-July Mast bath
equipped with double lavatories, comer garden tub and separate shower. Large
walk in closet and trayed ceiling in master suite. Brick trim with vinyl siding.
Priced to sell at $170,000
Horse/Cattle Ranch 87,95 acres of beautiful pasture. Fenced and cross
fenced. Panoramic view. Build your dream home on this exceptionally nice
acreage. Shown to qualified buyers by appointment only. Own this ranch land
for $1.3 million
2 BR, 1 BA approkxIf home with 1 car garage.
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partially cleared, home or MB hm, you can have horses or
cows like Old McOonald! Call us today to make this your own.
$78,500
3-CITY LOTS MLS#374272 Macclenny area .78 acre
dwellings can be put on these lots, could be rezoned for
possible duplexes. Seller is willing to give 5,000 off if all three
lots are purchased. $85,000
WEST JACKSONVILLE MLS#370043 Refine your search
with this stunning two story hm in Ashford; 4BR/2 1/2BA
wonderfully decorated and upgrades galore! Must see the
Grand staircase leading to loft. $264,900
CREEKSIDE OAKS/WESTIDE MLS# 383374You need to see
this 3BR/2BA home that could be your opportunity to be a
first-time home buyer. A quick sale at $199,900


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28x70, 3 BR, 2 BA, large kitchen, all
wood cabinets, laminate floors. Must be
moved. $28,000. 275-2925. 8/9-16p
2007 Entertainer 32x80, 4 BR, 2 BA @
$71,900 includes delivery, set-up, fire-
place, smooth top, built-in microwave,
dishwasher, side-by-side with ice maker,
upgraded carpet, TV, surround & more.
Yarborough Mobile Homes 259-1100.
7/26-8/16c
Now is the time to buy. Reduced!
All 2007 doublewide stock models
REDUCED $5000. Drive a little, save a
lot. Locally owned & operated since
1998. Yarborough Mobile Homes. 904-
259-8028. 7/26-8/16c
New 2008, 28x44, 3 BR, 2 BA, $32,900
delivered and set-up on your property.
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New hardy plank siding,
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OWNER FIN0NCING- ieintmenr r[pr.prrurir,
land across street from courthouse. The building is
cue restaurant. This is a prime location (300 East
90). Near hospital, doctor offices, city/county offi
district. Plenty of parking on .6 acre with 129 fr
approximately 205' on Third St. Sale includes bu
listed on original rental agreement.
Estate -36.54 acres with H mile frontageon river.
heated & cooled. 4 BR, 2i BA, fireplace, formal d
game room, office and many other amenities. TkWo
struction. Screened porch, patio/c6ok area; screen
barn and 30x60 hay barn. Fenced and cross fence
with panoramic views. The nicest property in Bake
buyers by appointment only. This estate can be you
Home with detached Office/Beauty Shop
stucco home on 2 acres. 2336 +/- SF with"former
for two homes. Large stone fireplace, ceramic tile
parking, above ground pool with pool house, cha
detached garage. Nice for someone who needs a
shop, barber shop, etc. Affordably priced at $249,%
acre lot for $215,000.
NEW LISTING Brand new home, 1453 SF livi
car garage. Very attractive hardy board with brick
ceramic tile baths, double vanities with tub & sl
floors in master suite and living room. Formal din
home for $189,000. Nice trees on city lot in Glen Sl
NEW LISTING 2.08 acres with nice 3 BR, 2 B
bath and large organized closet space, crown mo
nice wood blinds; kitchen with island bar and pantry
Entertainment deck with storage building, water sc
Convenient to 1-10. Must see to appreciate. $179,90
BEAUTIFUL brick 3 BR, 21i BA, only three ye
garage and bonus room situated on 1 full acre. Fi
stainless steel appliances and granite countertops.,
Jacksonville. Priced at $359,000.


1395 Chaffee Road

South, Jacksonville

904.772.9800


INCREDIBLE HOME MLS# 384475 This is gorgeous
completely renovated home featuring hardwood floors &
much more! Do not miss this @ $153,900.
A MUST SEE BUY MLS# 341951 New plumbing, fairly
new roof This is a must see and buy in the Normandy area,
Westgate community. $155,000
GROWING WESTSIDE MLSf 382696 See yourself living
in Old Plank Plantation in a well maintained open floor
plan, hardwood floors in family room, foyer and hallways.
$199,000
PLEASURE TO SELL MLS# 383888 Offering you this 3BR/
2BA home features Formal living, eat-in kitchen, large open
family room, all brick and 2 car garage. $193,000
OAKLEAF PLANTATION MLS# 383849 Relocateto Oak Leaf-
Cranes Landing is the placeto be. Call to see 4BR/2BA 1,770sf,
corner fireplace, securitytystem and more! $189,900


r remodeled with personality.
ceramic tile. Located 1 mile

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s currently rented to a barbe-
Macclenny Avenue (US Hwy
ices and downtown business
ont feet on US Hwy 90 and
ilding, land and equipment

Estate sized home is 3200 SF
lining room, breakfast nook,
story good quality brick con-
ned hot tub. 55x60 concrete
ed. Home is at the top of hill
r County. Shown to qualified
irs for $1.5 million.
S- Nice 3 BR, 2 BA 2 story
beauty shop building. Zoned
e floors, paved driveway and
tin link fencing, carport and
home with an office, beauty
700. Will sell home with one

ing space, 3 BR, 2 BAwith 2
k trim, granite counter tops,
shower in master bath, wood
ing & living room. Very nice
SMary.
A 2144 SF MH. Huge master
oulding, stone fireplace and
y. Niceshadedlotwithfence.
iftener system. Glen St. Mary.
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ears old. 1956 SF with 2 car
replace, front & back porch,
Located at 3026 Burkit Lane,
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CEDAR HILLS ON THE WESTSIDE MLS#384985
Newly listed 48R/2BA 1,374sf, updated roof,
plumbing & electric. Enjoy 10 fruit' and vegetable
trees. $161,900
BEAUTIFUL LAND MLS# 362238 Summer is a
great time to catch the'savings in this 28.54 acres on
paved road frontage. Partially cleared for hm, horses
& cows. You can have more then one hm on property,
zoned 1 hm per 7.5 acres. $595,000
YES, WE KNOW IT'S HOT! MLS# 378683 so Is this
new listing. Call office to see this hm on 1 acre, corner
lot, 3BR/2BA, 2229 sq ft, hardwd firs, frplc, enormous
kit, granite counter tops, baker pantry, Palladian
windows and more! $278,900
SIMPLY IRRESISTIBLE MLS# 380027 $15,000
below appraisal! You JUST have to see this 3BR/2BA
gorgeous landscaped back yard and screened porch.
Make new memories in Baker today! $175,000
AUTOMATIC EQUITY MLS#376314 Raise your
children in this hm on 1 acre of land, Irg fncd back
yard w/trampoline & swing set. 4BR/2BA a great hm.
$149,900
HIGH STANDARDS? MLS# 359232 If you do have
high standards call us to see this 3BR/2BA, 2340 sq
ft, all brick new construction on 1.1 acres, Brazilian
wood firs, garden tub, brick columns in Lanai & room
for pool& animals. $279,900
BEAUTIFUL 9.5 ACRES MLS# 370994 Road Is
paved, zoned agricultural, horses welcomed and
you are too! Call today to make this your new home.
$143,000
INVESTMENT MLS#360088, $75,000; MLS#
360062, $50,000; MLS#360031, $50,000; MLS#
360050, $50,000 4 MB hms on h acre lots in
Sanderson, may be purchasing according to MLS or
as a whole, currently rented @ 2,150 monthly.
FLOURISH HERE MLS# 380002 7.5 acres, private
shady lot, partially cleared w/paved road frontage.
Already split in two parcels. $125,000
ENGLISH ESTATES MLS# 383518 See this great
homew/remodeled newfixtures, doors, lighting and
flooring in bath & kitchen. $181,900


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Realtor
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Careers in theAir Force family tradition..
SRA Donald Brian Ellis ofMacclenny re-enlisted for another six years in the US Air
Force during a ceremony held in the library at Baker County High School on August
6. He is stationed at Tyndall AFB in Panama City, and was accompanied to the
ceremony by wife Angela and children Kaylee, Cameron and Casey. Sheldon Beas-
ley of Glen St. Mary, a retired Air Force captain (left), administered the oath. Also
present were Brian's mother Eva, along with numerous other relatives. He is a 1994
graduate of BCHS and the third generation of his family to serve in the military. His
father Donald Ellis is a 20-year USAF veteran now retired, his grandfather Sheldon
Beasley Sr. served ten years in the Navy and three in the Army, and his six uncles
also served in the Air Force.


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