The Baker County press
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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
Publication Date: 06-28-2012
Frequency: weekly
Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Macclenny (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Baker County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Baker -- Macclenny
Coordinates: 30.283333 x -82.116667 ( Place of Publication )
Additional Physical Form: Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Began Apr. 12, 1929.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 11, no. 39 (Jan. 2, 1931).
Funding: Funded in part by the University of Florida, the Library Services and Technology Assistance granting program of Florida, the State Library and Archives of Florida, and other institutions and individuals.
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COVERING BAKER COUNTY SIN CE 1929The countys most professional and extensive source for news, classied, display and real estate listings bakercountypress.comVisit our website and vote each week in our online poll. ONLINE POLL RESULTSWhat do you hope the Supreme Court will decide on the health care reform law known as Obamacare?56.1% Strike down law 22.8% Uphold law 10.5% Undecided Bullets nish in second at 3-way swim meet in Fernandina See page 11Teen spending part of summer break as nursing home volunteer See page 7Trailer maker buys foreclosed warehousePage 5 Water! Water! Water!JOEL ADDINGT ON | N E WS E DITOR reporter@bakercountypress.comThe Baker County Commission declared a state of emergency county-wide the morning of June 26 as steady rainfall from Tropical Storm Debby continued to blanket the region. More than 50 roadways were reportedly impassable and many of them barricaded due to standing A roughly 25-foot stretch of the newly-paved Cow Pen Road near Tennessee Street in the central county washed away overnight and a four-wheeler got mired in the standing water later in the day. County Manager C.J. Thompson urged residents to observe road closure signs and avoid attempts to traverse standing water. He said the four-wheeler accident injured one of two riders and happened when the driver rode around the Cow Pen closure sign and fell into the crevasse. It was something that could have easily been prevented, he said Interstate 10 was shut down between the US 90 interchange west of Sanderson and I-75 with trafthoroughfares like CRs 125, 127, 229, 228 and Mud Lake Road were closed throughout the day, further in their homes or away from them. Were focusing on keeping the paved roads open and safe, county road director Robert Fletcher said while updating commissioners on the state of the countys roadways at the 11 am meeting with the board. Water is running so fast its like rapids, he said of CR 125 near Odis Yarbrough Road. Its not safe to cross. The county deployed road graders in effort to slope out washed out dirt roads, Mr. Fletcher said, but most road repairs will have to wait until after the rain stops. Once the storm passes, it could be several weeks be fore most roads are back to nor mal, he said. A sewer line collapsed early Tuesday on the east side of South 6th Street in Macclenny just south of Minnesota Avenue as well. Util ity crews soon installed a bypass and monitored the site throughout the day. City workers also pumped out dale Lane to protect homes there. As county commissioners con vened at the county administration building, two buckets were catching water from the leaking ceiling, the toilets in the building were out of order and the manholes outside were spewing sewer water. Clerk of Courts Al Fraser said water had seeped into the courthouse basement, including an electrical and AC room, but the structure was otherwise fairing well early Tuesday. PHOTOS BY JIM MCGAULEY OR SUBMITTED Pictured from top: culvert o CR 23A north of Macclenny; (l-r) Jesslyn Williams, Hudson Register, Raegan Register, Raelyn Muncy, Morgan Register, Harrison Muncy, Gavin Register and Jordan Muncy make the best of ooding on Hamp Register Road; Robbie Foster and two sons head across the closed Cedar Creek Bridge on CR 125; Todd Ferreira (left) and Richard Fish prepare to put a casket back in the ground at North Prong Cemetery.County deputies responded to a rash of incidents the past week, all but one of them in south Macclenny, in which ed at another person. No one was injured and there were no arrests. A warrant was issued for Martius Holland, 29, of Macclenny for allegedly discharg ing a pistol several times into the ground during a confrontation on MLK Dr. the afternoon with Ricky Tisdale, 30, also of Macclenny. Mr. Tisdale told Deputy Jacob Satterwhite he was at his fathers residence when approached by the suspect seek ing a fight. Witness Johnnie Hollings of Macclenny said at one point Mr. Holland took a pistol from Dontay Johnson the ground, threatening to kill Mr. Tisdale. One witness said shots may another estimated 45-50 children were in a nearby crowd The suspect and Mr. John son then drove off in a 2002 blue Nissan, possibly to the Lake City area. The deputy speculated it was the same vehicle that several males were in the previous evening on Gilford Davis Rd. west of Glen St. Mary during an incident where shots In two other incidents a half hour apart the evening of June 22, the same man accused of striking a 16-yaer-old boy on the head with a pistol on Dolphin St. in Sanderson was among three men who claimed they were shot at near MLK Dr. Michael Jones, 38, of Glen was named in a complaint for aggravated battery with a deadly weapon for striking the youth, causing a minor lacera tion. The allegation was made by the boys mother. About 9 pm, Mr. Jones, Carmus Shaw, 31, of Sanderson and a 16-year-old said they were in a vehicle when Chester Hadley, 24, of Macclenny shot at them from a gray vehicle. Mr. Shaw was allegedly with Mr. Jones during the Sander son incident, according to the report by Deputy Chris Walker. clenny was named in a complaint for aggravated assault for allegedly pointing a pistol at Issac Tisdale, 34, during a confrontation on Sycamore St. the evening of June 21. A complaint for battery was against Mr. Tisdale for attack ing Ms. Soto during an altercation that began about 6:30 over children trespassing on his MIKE ANDERSON PR ESS ST AFF Procedures for improving communications between people accused of zoning violations for enforcing the zoning code were called for by the Baker County Commission last week after reviewing an unresolved case from 2003. The move was prompted on the evening of June 25 after commissioners heard from a property owner who was or which included annual penalty charges, for failing to install skirting on a mobile home in Glen St. Mary in 2003. The owner at the time, Alice Crawford, claimed that the skirting was installed in August 2003, about a month afthe violation. She also denied any knowledge of the countys placement of a lien on the property for failure to comply until recently. It was a big shock to me, Mrs. Crawford told commissioners. My husband put the skirting up. This is a big misunderstanding. Her husband, Billy Crawford, told commissioners that he put that skirting on myself on August 25, 2003. However, an inspection of the home at 14233 Pecan Circle on October 13, 2003 revealed that the skirting had not been installed as previously ordered, said Bob Hathcox, county zonMr. Hathcox told commissioners that Mrs. Crawford had that the case would be heard by the Code Enforcement Board on the evening of October 13, 2003. However, he said the no-Suggests improved contact by code oce Guns are involved in several incidents It was a big shock to me. My husband put the skirting up. is is a big mistake.Alice CrawfordResident ned for lack of skirtingS ee page 4 S ee page 2 S ee page 2


LETTERS T O THE EDIT OR Letters are welcome, but must contain the signature of the writer, a telephone number and city of residence. Letters must reect opinions and statements on issues of current interest to the general public. The newspaper reserves the right to reject any material which in the newspapers judgement does not meet standards of publication. C ONT AC T US By phone at 904.259.2400 or by fax at 904.259.6502. You can stop by our oce located at 104 S. Fifth Street, Mac clenny, FL or mail your submission to PO Box 598, Macclenny, FL 32063. We are available online at www.bakercountypress.comCOMMEN TT B C PPage3JUNE 28, 2012 Page 2 T B C P ursday, June 28, 2012Is there an echo in here? Yes, my friends, there is. In this space last week The Press publisher Jim McGauley called on the county commission to exercise due diligence in evaluating the two sand mining proposals it delayed taking action on until August. Thats great advice consider ing how much water the mines intend to use. Water is a public resource and perhaps the most important natural resource be hind the air we breath. But heres why I would go even further, and say the county should hire this independent third-party engineer, that the mining companies have so generously pledged to pay for. Commissioners would be wise to ensure this expert digs deeper (pardon the pun) than the St. Johns River Water Manage ment District appears to be going with its permitting process. After scanning some of the permit documents that Old Castle Southern Group, which hopes to suck 2.88 million gallons per day from the lower aquifer for at least a few years after startup, its apparent that the modeling done to predict the impact on other wells nearby uses old information that may not show the truest picture of reality. Some of the data is 17 years old. The City of Macclennys consulting engineer Frank Darabi has said as much in letters and the city have asked that Old Castle Southerns consultants drill holes in the ground to see what the aquifers condition is today. But the water management district doesnt appear to feel thats necessary. Old Castles consultant, which is applying for the withdrawal permit on the companys behalf, clearly states in the introduction section of the permit application that it used a district-provided model from I wonder how many wells have been drilled here since the mid-90s? The application says the consultant used the outdated data based on its knowledge of district requirements and discussions with district staff. In other words, you, the district, said its cool to use information gathered nearly two decades ago, so here you go. If you read a little further, youll see the results of Old Castle Southerns simulation, meant to show the affect its planned withdrawal would have on nearby wells. They show draw downs of less than This is a story of the country boy back from the big city. I was in New York City the past week and as difficult as it is to believe me being a drama person and all Im happy to be home. I have friends who are on the road all the time and I dont know how they manage it. I like NYC, and when I was in my 20s I thought it would be so exciting to live there. Now Im not so sure. Exciting, yes, but aggravating as well. I can understand New Yorkers never bothering to get a drivers license. Mass transit is the way to go. Its not the actual driving so much, Ive done that in NYC, Chicago and worst of all, Naples, Italy. Its nerve wracking, and the worst One place I passed near Times Square was $8.50 a half hour. There is plenty to like about NYC and plenty that is disturbing. It is very diverse. Within half a dozen languages you recognize and another half dozen you dont. Youll see women dressed like high fashion models and others living in a cardboard box on a subway grate. The food can be amazing and delicious, or overpriced and average. One day it might be 75 degrees and breezy and the next 98 and scorching. It was in the high 90s two of the days we were there and New Yorkers were miserable. It was something us Floridians experience on a regular basis. For the locals, however, I worried for some of their health and safety they were so red-faced. I particularly marveled at the Hasidic Jews in their long coats, hats and vests. They were baking for their religion. One of the exciting things about being in New York is that you never know what you are going to see. We stumbled on a shooting for Gossip Girl when we were strolling on 23rd St. by the Flatiron Building, New About three blocks later, eagle-eyed wife Kelley nudged me in the ribs. Did you see you see who just walked past us? Who? Jay Z. I turned around and sure enough, it was the hip-hop mega star and husband of Beyonce strolling down the street in khaki shorts and a pastel green T-shirt, completely unmolested by the locals. Kelley, an avid People Magazine reader, said he lived in the neighborhood. We were in New York with our Aunt June and her granddaughter Molly Nelson. June had been to NYC before, but Molly had not and it was fun to see it all through her eyes. Kelley is an old pro and has been to the city dozens of times so she knows all the ins and outs and places to see. We went to all the touristy spots and saw some Broadway shows. I loved everything I saw this trip. I got to watch James Earl Jones, Candice Bergen, John Laroquette, Eric McCormick (Will in Will and Grace) and Angela Landsbury in The Best Man. Amazing. The Million Dollar Quartet, about the one night Carl Perkins, Elvis, Johnny Cash and Jerry Lee Lewis all performed together at Sun Records in Memphis. The actors all played live and it was remarkable to see them bring those icons to life. The highlight of the trip, however, was see ing Porgy and Bess. Kelley acted in college with Norm Lewis, who was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Actor as Porgy. Norm is one of the nicest guys you could ever meet and hasnt forgotten what it took to get to Broadway. He and Kelley were in Grease together at LCCC and when she is in NYC they get together after the show. Some times its just at the stage door for a quick picture but this time he stayed behind and brought us up on stage after the show. Aunt June was, as she put it, star struck. Norm took pictures with her, introduced her to other cast members and wrote a nice note in her program. Later, Kelley and I had dinner with him at a back table in Joe Allens restaurant down the street from the theatre. He talked about old times and what he planned to do after the production closed. He had auditioned that morning for a TV pilot and a movie with Russell Crowe and Collin Farrell. A producer who is bringing The Nutty Professor to Broadway chatted with him, as did the star of Street Car Named Desire and Jessie Martin, the black detective on Law and Order. It was really an amazing evening and a nice capper to our trip. When it ended, however, I was ready to leave the hustle and bustle behind and sleep somewhere quiet where you wont hear garbage trucks at 2 am or police sirens at all hours of the night. Its good to be home. tice was not returned to the county and Mrs. Crawford did not attend the hearing. The board found her in viola tion and gave her 10 days to come into compliance or face a fine per day thereafter, up to a maximum of 180 days. On October 27, 2003, after receiving no response from the owner, an order of enforcement and notice of lien was recorded. The original fine of $1,840, plus a $25 recording fee, grew at the rate of 10 percent annually to $3,969.18. Mr. Hathcox said Mrs. Crawford was instructed to con tact the county when skirting was installed on the trailer but he said she never called. Again, Mrs. Crawford disput happened. I did call and talk to some lady and let them know, she said. I would never let it go this far. Mr. Hathcox said that as far as he knew nobody had ever called to let the county know that the skirting had been installed. Commissioners said it appeared as though someone was not being completely truthful. Commission Chairman Gor don Crews said that if he had received an order of enforcement and notice of lien on his property, I would have come down here (to the county building depart ment), to deal with the matter in person. Commissioner Michael Crews asked Mr. Hathcox if there had been any inspection of the Crawford residence after October 13, 2003, to which Mr. Hathcox replied: No, not until about a week and a half ago. It was then, he the trailer. At some point, Alice Crawfords daughter, Casey Crawford, was added to the deed and recently entered in an agreement to sell the property to a neighbor. Thats when the family discov ered the lien. the violation, Casey Crawford told commissioners, adding that she was trying to sell the property to buy a newer mobile home on land for her and her young children. Alice Crawford said she had given her daughter my life savings to help put her and her children in a new home. She said she works a minimum-wage job and her daughter is unemployed and has health problems herself. Casey Crawford said she only had about $500 in the bank and could not afford to pay the county ried that she wouldnt be able to sell her property and buy the new Commissioners were sympathetic to her plight but refused to waive the fine entirely. In stead, they ordered her to pay was recommended by the Code Enforcement Board and County Commissioner Adam Giddens. The vote was 4-1, with Commissioner Mark Hartley holding out for a greater reduction. It seems like its going to be a burden on her even at $1,800, Mr. Hartley said. Commissioner Jimmy An derson agreed, alluding to a very similar zoning violation case recently in which he and fellow commissioners overruled the Code Enforcement Board $2,820 to $187.84. We were a lot more generous then, Mr. Anderson said, referring to a case involving a man who took 20 months to comply with the countys trailer-skirting requirement. In that case, the Code Enforcement Board had half: to $1,410. During the discussion leading commissioners said some pro cedural changes were in order to prevent similar zoning violation cases from continuing unresolved for many years. Maybe we need to strengthen the policies, Commissioner Mi chael Crews said. Commissioner Giddens sug properties 90 days or so after a lien is imposed to see if violators have come into compliance instead of letting a case drag on for years like this one. Meanwhile, with two similar cases in which violators have rereductions, Im afraid were going to start a snowball, Mr. Giddens said. In other business commissioners: dinance that enables owners of vast timberland acreage to sell thousands of acres for residential development without adhering to costly subdivision regulations. The ordinance allows large tracts of land to be divided any number of times into individual parcels 20 acres or larger. Current land development regulations require large tracts of land divided more than twice to meet subdivision requirements, including platting requirements and paved roads. A key provision in the new ordinance is that parcels resulting from a sale must have direct access to an existing county road, paved or unpaved. Only one residential structure would be permitted on each new 20-acre parcel. are about 50,000 acres of timberland in very few ownerships in the county that could fall under the new regulations. It is anticipated that 20-acre and larger parcels will continue to be used as timberland and can also serve as single residences with minimal impacts to the existing dirt roads, according to a staff report recommending approval of the ordinance. use and zoning change on a 2.5 acre parcel on Shirley Road from agricultural to very low density residential. The property was divided in 1991 but the division resulted in the 2.5 acre size not con forming to the 7.5 acre minimum lot size required in its present zoning category. Planning and Zoning Director Ed Preston said the requested change was recommended favorably by both the Development Review Committee and the Land Planning Agency. request for a small scale land use and zoning change to make compliant for residential uses is con sistent with the comprehensive plan, Mr. Preston said. use and zoning change on a 5.69 acre parcel from agricultural to low density residential in order to allow the owner to divide the property into two separate lots. The parcel is on Flintlock Drive adjacent to the Seminole Ridge Unit II subdivision, about a mile east of CR 127 North. The property has been this size and shape since the 1950s, giving it a legal lot of record status, is less than the required 7.5 acres and is, therefore, a legal non-conforming lot, Mr. Preston said, adding that the new zoning would make the property compliant. Beyond the deluge of chatter about the storm, road closures and the like, we also had discussion on Facebook this week regarding the Pledge of Allegiance in schools. Heres a look at excerpts from the discussions that transpired:Jay Canaday: I have a question for those who have kids in the Baker County school system: Do they say the Pledge of Allegiance or sing the National Anthem (or another patriotic song) in school here every morning? Kathleen Johnson: My grand kids have gone to school here and yes, they said the pledge and sang the National Anthem and even Lee Greenwoods song ... just dont tell Obama and the rest of the liberal socialists. Jessica Brown: As long as it is optional instead of required, why would anyone object to it? So-called liberal socialists or not? There is no need for there to be a requirement for the recitation, but I see no harm in continuing it as an optional student action. I went through the Baker County school system from 1982-1995 or so and it was said every day with students able to opt-out at will by simply not participating. I have no idea what they are doing now, but I dont know why they would have changed that policy. Jay Canaday: I believe the COUNTRY FEDERALCREDIT UNION RATES AS LOW AS 1.75%APR It's a great time to BUY new or REFINANCE your auto loan to lower your payment and get a $50 gas card too!*With approved credit. See a customer service representative to sign up today! www.countryfcu.com GAS CARDFREE$ 50 Facebook fansWhat you had to say ... On Point In PrintJoel Addington F rom page 1 pledge absolutely should be mandatory for anyone blessed enough to be living in this nation, whenever and wherever it is said, as a means of giving thanks to the nation and as a means of showing respect and gratitude. Jessica Brown: For anyone who thinks the pledge should be mandatory: The pledge wasnt created until 1892 (adopted in 1942) and that the freedoms it celebrates are the extremely American values of dissent, discussion, debate and democracy. No one should be forced to say the pledge; that is part of the freedoms that our country provides. I support everyone who debates and protests as part of the political process from either side. This country is founded on the free dom to dissent ... Countries without that freedom are totalitarian nightmares. INDEPENDENCEDAYCelebration Saturday, June 304-9 pmatMemorial Park(by the Duck Pond) Crafts | Entertainment | Barrel Train for the kids FIREWORKS Food Fun First Baptist Churchof MacclennyIt Feels Like Home372 S. Sixth Street at W. Minnesota Ave. Directions from I-10: Take Exit 335 N. Go 1.3 miles North on Hwy. 121 See steeple on left Broadcast Live on WJXR 92.1 FM each Sunday Morning @ 11:00 am SUNDAY SERVICESSunday School 9:30 am Worship 10:45 am & 6:00 pmWEDNESDAY SERVICESPrayer & Bible Study 6:45 pm Awana for Children 6:45 pm Youth Group 6:45 pm Dr. Edsel M. Bone Senior Pastor property. felony battery complaint against Stephanie McDowell, 22, of Glen Heidi Jones, 25, of Macclenny in the parking lot of McDonalds early on June 23. just before 2 am when Ms. McDowell allegedly confronted Ms. Jones while she talked with the formers husband. Ms. Jones was named in a complaint for battery. F rom page 1Guns in incidentsDear Editor:Due to budget cuts, the will reduce its hours of operation beginning July 2 to 9 am-4 pm. This is a reduction of 1 be open to the public. The staff will continue to work from 8:30 am-5 pm. The move is unavoidable after taking a budget cut of wide are reducing hours, which means many citizens might experience delays and longer wait times for legal matters to be re solved. position, which we did through attrition and no layoffs. But it also increased the daily workload, and the reduced office hours gives the staff time to work uninterrupted, hopefully to mitigate the backlog that occurs with a staff reduction. I ask for the publics consideration during these extreme Al Fraser Clerk of Courts Baker County MY SIDE OF THE MATTERROBERT GERARD PHOTO BY BOB GERARD Aunt June, Norm Lewis and Kelley Norman.an inch on the upper and low er aquifers 1.5 miles from the pumping site. Thats minor; nearly undetectable, the companys repre sentatives say. But theres some key elements missing from this picture, that should tell county commissioners to proceed with an abundance of caution. Government regulations are often written by the industries they regulate. And rules gov erning water are some of the hardest fought restrictions in Florida, as the recent multiyear wrangling over federal nutrient limits that impact water quality demonstrate. Florida legislators have drastically cut funding for water districts. Given that the prevailing wisdom in Tallahassee is to rollback environmental regulations on business, I bet district engineers are not encouraged to scrutinize appli cants as much as they have in years past. Oh yeah; then theres the fact that Old Castle Southerns withdrawal permit doesnt account for the other 2-3 million gallons per day that another company, E.R. Jahna, Inc., in tends to pump from the aquifer across town during roughly the same period. The latter company has yet to seek a permit from the district. Its entirely conceivable there will be no impacts to existing wells that supply water to the City of Macclenny and the rest of the countys homes and businesses. Updated data needed in mining studyClerk is curtailing daily hoursAnd I dont begrudge the mining companies for trying to develop these sites as fast and cost-effectively as possible. But the companies should not object, or make veiled litigation threats, when county commissioners attempt to protect the interests of their constituents as well. The Tent Produce Standin Glen St. Mary at Hwy. 125 & US 90Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & SaturdayCheck out our prices on TOMATOES!By the basket or boxLOCAL FARM FRESH PRODUCEWatermelons $3-$5 Sweet Potatoes ~ Okra Vidalia Onions ~ Squash Cantaloupes $1 & More!FRESH PEACHES Georgia & South CarolinaHomemade Pure Cane Syrup Always the freshest for the season! Check it out...bakercountypress.com We print obituaries with a picture free of charge.


ursday, June 28, 2012 T B C P Page 5 Page 4 T B C P ursday, June 28, 2012 JOEL ADDINGT ON N E WS EDIT OR reporter@bakercountypress.comThe Baker County School Board approved more than a dozen resignations last week, most from teachers, as the district began advertising the vacancies on its website. The resignations, which included two department heads at the high school, are not uncommon for this time of year, said Robin Mobley, associate superintendent of human resources. But, she said, it is unusual for the school board to approve so many resignations 17 in all at a single meeting, as it did the evening of June 18. concludes June 30, which also marks the end of annual employment contracts. That may have spurred the resignations, Mrs. Mobley said. Mrs. Mobley herself was among those resigning, though shell remain with the district under a new contract for the coming year. The administrator has allowed in the Florida Retire ment Systems Deferred Retirement Option Program, or DROP; but wants to continue working. I love what I do and I think I can continue to be an asset to the district, said Mrs. Mobley. She said shell take a pay cut to remain with the district, earning the equivalent of a firstyear teachers salary, plus the bonus that district-level employees receive. She wasnt sure exactly how much the reduction would be, however. I havent even looked at it, said Mrs. Mobley. The other resigna tions occurred for a host of reasons. Some teachers are tak ing maternity leave, one is the spouse a military serviceman who was transferred, and many like Gary Cook, director of the high schools popular culinary academy, are retiring. Mrs. Mobley said the retirements may be the result of the school boards decision a few years ago to discontinue health insurance contributions for employees retiring after June 30, 2012. Those retiring before the cutoff will still receive the subsidy. lot of it, she said. Angela Hunter, the former head of the high schools science department, resigned to take a position with the St. Johns Coun ty school district. She resides in St. Augustine and commuted nearly 70 miles for the last four years to work here. She even stayed with a students family for a few days during the school week to save money on gas. Its been bitter sweet leaving Baker County, she said. I love my administrators and students. Theres been so many positive changes made in the last four years, immensely positive chang es. Mrs. Hunter praised the efforts of Superintendent Sherrie Raulerson and BCHS principal Tom Hill in supporting science programs, raising academic standards and taking the high school from a Dand C-rated school to a B-rated school. But the move will mean a higher salary and the ability to stay close to home while starting her family in the coming years, she said. The school district has 28 open positions, half instructional and half non-instructional. Visit more information. In other news from last weeks school board meeting: ly to pursue a district-wide acIn the past, the districts six schools were accredited individ David Davis, the districts director of teaching and learning, is spear-heading the accreditation process that will take place dur ing the coming year. The emphasis will be on how system, our vertical communication and the alignment of all the things that make a school district more effective ... Its about the system working and communicating together, he said. Mrs. Raulerson added that the district already functions well as a team, but the accreditation will give us more structure and focus. And I like that well get some outside input on ways we can improve. Beyond the notoriety of a district-level accreditation, Mr. Davis said it will save the board cause the accrediting agency, AdvancEd of Tempe, AZ, will need fewer personnel to complete the accreditation process and the an nual fees are lower as well. AdvancEd will receive $2500 for the accreditation process, rather than $5500 for school accreditations, and the annual fees charged will fall from $625 per school to $550 per school. master board in the eyes of the Florida School Board Associa tion, which awarded the distinction at its annual spring confer ence in Tampa this month. The board consisting of Dean Weeks, Artie Burnett and Jesse Davis was one of 32 statewide to complete a voluntary, 22-hour training program to receive the honor. two retiree recognitions by Mrs. Raulerson. Connie Willis spent 24 years with the district, most recently as the librarian at Westside Elementary School. You made that library a wonder place for children and reading, Mrs. Raulerson told her. It was obvious you loved what you were doing. Ann Burch retired as a secre years with the school system.JOEL ADDINGT ON N E WS EDIT OR reporter@bakercountypress.comBeyond the new SaveA-Lot grocery store that recently opened its doors in Macclenny, there has been a number of other small-scale commercial development projects getting underway in the city. For instance, Macclenny resident Richard Willis purchased a foreclosed warehouse property south of Inter state 10 this week for $400,000 from American Enterprise Bank. The property at 9755 S. SR 121 was bought by George and Pamela Lyons in 2005 from William S. (Shep) Ellisson for $500,000. Its remained vacant for the last few years, but was annexed into the city lim its in 2010. Mr. Willis is the coowner of M&R Specialty Trailers & Trucks, Inc. of Jacksonville along with Bob Pierson, also of Macclenny. The company manufactures and sells custom utility trailers, concession trucks and BBQ smokers. Mr. Willis said they intend to move their business, now located in Jacksonville, to the Macclenny location. They tar get a mid-July opening, but indicated that may be moved back. location is undergoing a remodel that includes the addition of a 20-foot-high play area with large windows, a brick veneer and beige stucco exterior. New to the inside of the fast food restaurant at 1620 S. 6th St. will be a dessert bar and other upgrades. Burger King is one of four locations within the City of Macclenny that have been issued commercial remodeling permits so far this year. A hair salon and tattoo shop, both on South 6th Street; and the former office of Dr. Charles Scarborough on South 5th Street now occupied by Jacksonville Primary Healthcare, have pulled permits since January. City Hall has approved only two new, commercial building permits this year one to WHG Macclenny, LLC for Save-A-Lot at 816 S. 6th St., in February and another to Macedonia Store, Inc., 489 N. 6th St., in March for an ice machine to be constructed. In addition, a roughly halfacre site in the heart of Macclenny sold this month for more than $1 million, according to court re cords. The property owned by RMALC, Inc. of Gainesville since 2007 was sold to Rockwell DebtFree Properties, Inc. of Sandy, Utah. The sale price for the single-story, 4778-square-foot of$1,187,500. The building is leased by Fre senius Medical Care as a dialysis clinic, one of more than 1800 facilities in the nation, according to the companys web site. Property records indicate the .45-acre parcel at 244 N. 3rd St. was last sold for $560,000. It was taxed at a lower value, however; some $379,000. A warranty deed for the sale June 20.B AKER C OUNTY SCHOOL BOARD $5 OFFwhen you spend $30 or moreMust present offer. 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A copy of the proposed Ordinance may be inspected by any member of the public at the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court in the Baker County Courthouse in Macclenny, Florida. On the date above mentioned, all interested parties may appear and be heard with respect to this proposed Ordinance. ORDINANCE 2012 _____ AN ORDINANCE OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA AMENDING THE BAKER COUNTY CODE TO PROVIDE FOR DURATIONAL TIME LIMITS FOR THE PLACEMENT, DISPLAY AND REMOVAL OF POLITICAL AND CAMPAIGN SIGNS; PROVIDING FOR THE REPEAL OF INCONSISTENT ARTICLES; PROVIDING DIRECTIONS TO THE CODIFIER; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. In accordance with the American with Disabilities Act, persons needing a special accommodation of an interpreter to participate in these proceedings should contact the County Commissioners Office at (904) 259-3613, at least 48 hours prior to the time of the hearing. 6/21-28c A, R&R, INC 10525 DUVAL LANE MACCLENNY, FL 32063 Phone (904) 259-4774 The following vehicle will be sold at public auction at 8:00 am July 6, 2012 at A, R&R INC, 10525 Duval Lane, Macclenny, FL 32063. 1989 Cheverolet VIN # 1GCBS14Z9K8155281 6/28c IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION IN RE: ESTATE OF KEVIN SCOTT CARROLL, Deceased. File No.: 02-2011-CP-000059 Division: PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS (Formal Administration) TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE: You are hereby notified that an Order of Formal Administration has been entered in the estate of Kevin Scott Carroll, deceased, File Number 02-2011-CP00059, by the Circuit Court for Baker County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 339 E. Macclenny Ave., Macclenny, Florida 32063; that the decedents date of death was July 30, 2010; that the total value of the estate is not yet determined and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: Name Address Jasmine B. Carroll 3147 Cathedral Lane Jacksonville, FL 32277 Brittish S. Carroll 2889 Westberry Hideaway Ct. Jacksonville, Florida 32223 ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of the estate of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against the estate of the decedent other than those for whom provision for full payment was made in the Order of Formal Administration must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE. ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER APPLICABLE TIME PERIOD, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is June 28, 2012. Attorney for Person Giving Notice: Imani A. Boykin, Esq. Attorney for Jasmine B. Carroll Florida Bar Number: 0017508 IMANI BOYKIN P.A. 644 Cesery Boulevard, Suite 340 Jacksonville, FL 32211 Telephone: (904) 632-4836 Fax: (904) 399-8348 E-Mail: Reception@ImaniBoykinPA.com Person Giving Notice: Jasmine B. Carroll 3147 Cathedral Lane Jacksonville, Florida 32277 6/28-7/5c IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION CASE NUMBER: 02-2012-CP-017 DIVISION: Probate IN RE: ESTATE OF ARDRIS D. PAIGE, Deceased. ________________________/ NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of ARDRIS D. PAIGE, deceased, whose date of death was November 16, 2010, is pending in the Circuit Court for Baker County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 339 E. Macclenny Avenue, Macclenny, Florida 32063. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative=s attorney are set forth below. If you have been served with a copy of this notice and you have any claim or demand against the decedents estate, even if that claim is unmatured, contingent or unliquidated, you must file your claim with the court ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF A DATE THAT IS 3 MONTHS AFTER THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER YOU RECEIVE A COPY OF THIS NOTICE. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons who have claims or demands against decedents estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with the court ON OR BEFORE THE DATE THAT IS 3 MONTHS AFTER THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is June 28, 2012. Attorney for Personal Representative: ROBERT N. MILLER, ESQ. Florida Bar No: 042102 Fisher, Tousey, Leas & Ball 501 Riverside Avenue, Suite 600 Jacksonville, Florida 32202 (904) 356-2600 Personal Representative: TREASE PAIGE Post Office Box 105 Sanderson, FL 32087 6/28-7/5c MORANS MOTOR AND WRECKER SERVICE, INC. 59 NORTH SEVENTH STREET MACCLENNY, FLORIDA 32063 Phone (904) 259-2850 The following vehicle will be sold at public auction July 23, 2012 at 10:00 am, at Morans Motor and Wrecker Service, Inc., 59 North Seventh Street, Macclenny, FL., 32063. 2002 Pontiac Montana VIN # 1GMDU23E62D320584 6/28c NOW ACCEPTING BIDS Now accepting bids to clean up, repair and maintain foreclosed properties for Country Federal Credit Union. Contact Brian at (904) 653-4439 or (904) 759-5734 for details. 6/28c IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 02-2012-CA-0077 PATRICIA L. FISH, as Trustee of the BENJAMIN F. FISH REVOCABLE LIVING TRUST, And PATRICIA L. FISH, as Trustee of the PATRICIA L. FISH REVOCABLE LIVING TRUST, Plaintiffs, vs. FRANK I. EDDINGER and AIMEE T. EDDINGER, his wife; and All Unknown Tenants and Unknown heirs of Frank I. Eddinger and Amiee T. Eddinger, his wife, et al. Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered in the above styled cause, in the Circuit Court of Baker County, Florida, I will sell the property situate in Baker County, Florida, described as follows: Parcel ID# 08-1S-21-0000-0000-0190 Parcel 19 River A parcel of land lying, being and situate in the Northwest of Section 8, Township 1 South, Range 21 East, Baker County, Florida, more particularly described as follows: COMMENCE at the Northwest corner of said Section 8; thence run N 89o10 E, along the North line of said Section 8, a distance of 442.25 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING of the hereinafter described parcel of land; thence continue running N 89o10 E, along said North line of Sect ion 8, a distance of 555.41feet to the Northeast corner of the West of Northwest of said Northwest of Section 8; thence run S 48o16 W a distance of 759.25 feet; thence run N 01o18 E a distance of 497.52 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING, containing total area of 3.17 acres, more or less. LESS AND EXCEPT THEREFROM a nonexclusive easement for ingress and egress over and across the following described parcel: COMMENCE at said Northwest corner of Section 8; thence run N 89o10 E, along said North line of Section 8, a distance of 442.25 feet; thence run S 01o18 W a distance of 447.52 feet to a point on the arc of a curve concave Southerly whose center bears S 01o18 W, said point being the POINT OF BEGINNING of the hereinafter described easement: thence run Easterly along the arc of a curve to the right having a radius of 50.00 feet, through a central angle of 46o58 an arc distance of 40.99 feet; thence run S 48o16 W, a distance of 50.00 feet; thence run N 01o18 E a distance of 50.00 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING. at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, at the front door of the Baker County Courthouse, Macclenny, Florida, at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 17, 2012. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this Court on this 22nd day of June, 2012. T.A. AL FRASER CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT T ABITHA WILSON BY : DEPUTY CLERK F rank E. Maloney, Jr., P.A. Attorney for Plaintiff 445 East Macclenny Avenue Macclenny, FL 32063 6/28-7/5c IN THE CIRCUIT COURT of the EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA. CASE NO.: 02-2012-DR-151 JOSEPH N CORDOVA, Petitioner, And AMANDA R. HARVEY CORDOVA, Respondent, _______________________________________/ NOTICE OF ACTION FOR DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE To: Amanda R. Harvey Cordova Last known address: UNKNOWN YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action has been led against you and that you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Joseph N. Cordova whose address is 7589 S. Yellow Pine Circle, Glen St. Mary, Florida 32040 on or before July 25, 2012 and le the original with the clerk of this court at 339 E. Macclenny Avenue, Macclenny FL 32063 before service on Petitioner or immediately thereafter. If you fail to do so, a default may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the petition. Copies of all court documents in this case, including orders, are available at the Clerk of the Circuit Courts ofce. You may review these documents upon request. You must keep the Clerk of the Circuit Courts ofce notied of your current address. (You may le Notice of Current Address, Florida Supreme Court Approved Family Law Form 12.915.). Future papers in this lawsuit will be mailed to the address on record at the clerks ofce. WARNING: Rule 12.285, Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure, requires certain automatic disclosure of documents and information. Failure to comply can result in sanctions, including dismissal or striking of pleadings. Dated: June 19, 2012. Al Fraser Clerk of the Court By: Sherri Dugger Deputy Clerk 6/28-7/19p LEGA L NOTICES Please be advised that Macclenny City Hall will be closed on Wednesday, July 4, 2012in observance of the Fourth of July holiday The boards emergency declaration came on the heels of a similar declaration by the state, both of which pave the way for disaster relief from the Federal Emergency Management Agency or FEMA, namely in the form of reimbursements to state and local government coffers for stormrelated response and clean-up expenses. The sheriffs office used its emergency telephone notification system about 9 am Tuesday morning to urge residents coun ty-wide to evacuate from low-lyshelter elsewhere. The agency declared a mandatory evacuation for homes on Steel Bridge Road about 7 pm. The county activated two shelters Tuesday morning. One staffed by volunteers from the Red Cross opened at Macclenny Elementary School for the general public and a special needs shelter was available at Fraser Hospital. Both remained open over night Tuesday. The school shelter, which can house nearly 500 people, took in a handful of evacuees by midafternoon but most of them left the shelter for other accommodations. Well be here as long as we need to be, said Red Cross volunteer Jim Simmons. Local motels reported four families had rented rooms by mid-afternoon Tuesday, including two families from Taylor. A shelter for livestock and other animals was available at the fairgrounds, though officials asked that animals be spray tion after the storm. Adam Faircloth, the sheriffs office emergency management director, said deputies would be posted in the Steel Bridge Road area and at local shelters to assist as needed. Sandbags were available to city and county residents at the City of Macclenny yard behind station off West Lowder Street. iffs deputies and emergency medical services responded to a steady stream of emergency calls early this week, including a stranded motorist whose vehicle hydroplaned off US 90 late Monday evening about midnight near Baker Correctional Institute. The car came to rest in a roadside culvert full of rushing water and began sinking. Its driver was able to escape through a window and police found him on top the car waving for help. The storm and rain-soaked earth yielded a macabre result as face at North Prong Cemetery west of the St. Marys River Tues day morning. Local funeral director Todd Ferreira and several employees responded to the scene shortly after the vault containing the faced and re-buried it. at the age of 67. Summer school was closed for Wednesday and school district said they would reassess conditions daily and post closure notices on the school districts web site, http:// www. baker. The water elevation of the St. Marys River at the Steel Bridge Road boat ramp has been on a steady rise since Monday and reached 21.5 feet late Tuesday evening, according to the Na tional Weather Service. The agency forecasted the river would crest Wednesday at more than 22 feet, just under the 23.25-foot record hit in 1964. The Macclenny weather tower at the Ag Center measured some 14 inches of rainfall since Saturday, June 23, as well. F rom page 1Water: PHOTOS BY JOEL ADDIN G TON Pictured from top to bottom: Macclenny Burger King on S. 6th St. undergoing a remodel, oce building on N. 3rd St. that sold for $1.1 million and foreclosed warehouse property on S. 6th St. that sold for $400,000.Teachers the majority of a seventeen resignations PHOTOS COURTESY OF BAKER COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT Top: Retirees Connie Willis (left) and Ann Burch receive plaques. Bottom: Board members, superintendent pose for photo with master board plaque. Police responded and made arrests at three separate incidents the past week involving children, both young and old, physically or verbally abusing their mothers. During the early morning hours of June 22, Deputy Jacob Satterwhite arrested Jamie Sigers, 34, of Macclenny for pushing her mother Jannette Codence off CR 127 north of Sanderson. The mother was attempting to separate Ms. Sigers from Leon Ingram, 51, who also lives at the residence, during an argument about 5 am. Ms. Copeland said it began after her daughter arrived seeking money to purchase drugs. In a second arrest, this one the afternoon of June 18, Troy Stewart Jr., 27, was taken to jail for allegedly poking his mother Pamela Stewart, 43, in the eye after taking her to the ground at their residence on D.E. Long Dr. near Macclenny. The mother told Deputy Brad Dougherty she and her son had been drinking that day and the previous night, and her version of events was corroborated by two 6-year-old children present about 4 oclock when the incident occurred. rested a 13-year-old girl the eve ning of June 19 after she refused a request to enter her residence off SR 121 south of Macclenny so he could talk with her 41-yearold mother. Police were called to the address by the mother because the daughter had become unruly. She was charged with resisting without violence. PHOTOS BY JOEL ADDIN G TON AND JIM MCGAULEY Pictured from top to bottom: County commissioners meet to declare a state of emergency, the site of a collapsed sewer line at S. 6th St. and Minnesota Ave. and the ooded entrance to Cypress Landing in the north county, all on the morning of Tuesday, June 26. Press Ad Deadline: Monday 5:00 PM ADVERTISING DEADLINE ISMonday at 5:00 pm Bring your invitation kit and let us do the workThe Office Mart 110 S. 5th Street 259 3737 Spend 75 Save over $100/weekto buy the BAKER COUNTY PRESS and and insert papers quality adj. Having a high degree of excellence THEBAKER COUNTY PRESS Since 1929


ursday, June 28, 2012 T B C P Page 7 Page 6 T B C P ursday, June 28, 2012A Sanderson couple is charged with grand theft after police stopped their van in east Macclenny the morning of June 23 as they were hauling a stolen air conditioner to a scrap yard. Michael Johnson, 36, admitted during a interview later that day he took the unit valued at $4600 from his cousin Cassey Crawford at a Pecan Circle address south of Sanderson. He initially claimed he picked up the unit from a residence recently sold by Ms. Crawford and was delivering it to her new address. Deputy Rodney Driggers and Sgt. Brad Dougherty stopped the vehicle about 7:10 on US 90 after receiving a report from the victim's neighbor who witnessed Mr. Johnson and Amy Johnson, 32, loading the air conditioner into their 2006 Dodge van. Deputy Driggers noted that Mr. Johnson switched the driv er's seat with his wife as the van was being stopped. He has ten prior license suspensions and is considered an habitual offender. 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Mr. Hurchins was ticketed for speeding and booked for misdemeanor possession and possession of paraphernalia. In a similar arrest, Sgt. James Marker charged Cordaryl Williams, 18, of Macclenny and a 16-year-old male passenger after watching them light up a "blunt" while parked outside the Country Club Lounge on South 6th St. ing the lounge parking lot about 11:20 the night of June 22, and saw one of the suspects empty a cigar of its tobacco outside their vehicle. Sgt. Marker then said they lit up the cigar with marijuana stuffed inside and began smok ing it before he confronted them. The blunt was retrieved from under their vehicle. Mary was arrested the evening of June 18 on a Monroe County warrant for failure to appear in court on a charge of possessing drug paraphernalia. A county deputy arrested two motorists for driving on licenses suspended multiple times as habitual offenders. Deputy Earl Lord said he stopped a 2000 Chevrolet driven by Christopher Taylor, 25, of Middleburg late on June 23 after noticing it had a headlight out while traveling on North 6th St. in Macclenny. The motor vehicle data bank pensions and Mr. Taylor was issued a ticket for the faulty headlight. Jailed on the same offense early the same day was Joshua Davis, 30, of Sanderson. Deputy Lord stopped his 2002 Nissan at the Exxon Store on South 6th. in Macclenny after it struck a concrete barrier near a gas pump. of Mr. Davis' license status when he stopped the vehicle shortly after 2 am. In other arrests, Fabian Urioste, 30, of Glen St. Mary was charged with disorderly intoxication for interfering with Sgt. James Marker and other deputies at the scene of a disturbance at the Country Club Lounge on South 6th shortly after 2 am on June 23. rested Mariah Trosper, 20, of Macclenny the morning of June 21 after she refused to calm herself during a disturbance investigation at an address on South 2nd St. Police were called to the scene about 11:30 due to an argument between Ms. Trosper and exboyfriend Timothy Weathers, 22, over child support. She was charged with disor derly conduct. Criminal complaints were Florida State Hospital for six alleged attacks the past week, two of them on employees. Gradinia Bowen, 23, of Baldwin said she was attacked by a 21-year-old female patient the evening of June 22. The employee lost a clump of hair in the incident. The same patient was said to have pulled the hair of a fellow patient, 23, about a half hour later. 27, of Sanderson said she was kicked in the leg and hand by a 28-year-old female patient earlier that afternoon. She told police she was attempting to prevent the patient from fighting with two nurses. Patient-on-patient incidents were reported on June 24 involving a female, 29, on a 46-year-old female punched in the head; and two the evening of June 19 a male, 54, punched in the face by another male, age 52, and another 50-year-old male for striking a male, 30, on the head. All the complaints are for misdemeanor battery. A surveillance video recorded the theft of just over $1000 worth of Apple iPads from the Macclenny Walmart the afternoon of June 18. Employees discovered the six iPads were missing the following morning and police were informed that afternoon after a store security employee reviewed the tape. Deputy Clements Leo said it depicts one of two black males taking the units from a locked cabinet about 5:40 pm while his accomplice stood watch. They exited the store and drove off in a brown or silver four-door pickup. The merchan dise was valued at $1060. A second shoplifting incident at Walmart early on June 23 ended with the arrest of two men. James Johnson, 18, of St. George, GA and Trenton Stokes, 19, of Sanderson were charged with theft of $59 in merchan dise, including two 12-packs of beer found in their pickup truck parked outside. Deputy Chris Walker said Walmart employees complained that the two and another man had been sitting outside in the parking lot for hours. the suspects inside the store and they admitted stealing the beer. Employees said the two also attempted to get cash for other merchandise but did not have receipts. In a case of petty theft, William Bartmess of Macclenny re ported a $200 bicycle taken from the rear of his residence on Ivy St. sometime between the afternoon of June 23 and the next evening. A six-member jury on June 15 acquitted a Macclenny man of domestic battery on his girlfriend during a confrontation at a northwest city address earlier this year. It was the second time in a month that a county court jury has voted not guilty in a misde meanor domestic battery case. The more recent trial stemmed from the arrest of Benjamin (B.J.) Rowe, 21, a state for attacking Meggy Castleberry. Both the victim and a witness said Mr. Rowe came to a residence on Azalea Dr. and broke down a door before grabbing Ms. Castleberry by the hair and dragging her from a bedroom. In the earlier case, the jury exonerated Jonathan Dugard, 26, of Glen St. Mary on May 16 of accosting ex-wife Maggie Dugard during a child exchange near Sanderson on November 22 of last year. Both men were represented at taxpayer expense by Joan Larrick In circuit court on June 19, Jay Cooley III, 19, of Sanderson was given a 30-month prison sen tence after admitting he violated probation on aggravated assault and burglary cases in 2011. Court records indicate that Mr. Cooley was arrested in Clay County for misdemeanor marijuana possession in March of this year. He was living in Orange Park at the time. The defendant will be giv en credit for 319 days he was in county jail since that arrest and after the previous offenses. In other sentencings: no contest plea to exploitation of the elderly and was given a halfyear in county jail, followed by three years on a drug-offender probation. Judge Phyllis Rosier also or dered the defendant to do 75 hours of community service, write an apology letter to her victim and undergo substance abuse counseling. She was given credit for 131 days spent in county jail, and the state dropped theft, burglary and criminal mischief counts. Ms. Barnwell was arrested in February after she lured Eulis Yarbrough away from his resi dence off CR 127 while co-defendant Jeff Perryman looted it of $1200 cash and a small amount of jewelry. The case against Mr. Perryman pends. no contest to sale of controlled drugs and will serve a ninemonth county jail sentence, following by a year on drug offender probation. The state dropped a related possession count and the defendant is liable for a $240 investigative fee. violating probation with her ar rest earlier this year for possession and sale of controlled drugs, and will serve a six-month sentence in county jail. She was also assessed a $405 investigative fee. probation of Erick Smith in 2011 cases for driving on a license suspended as an habitual offender and leaving the scene of an accident. He was sentenced to six months in jail. a sentence of the 176 days he has been in county jail for violating probation for 2009 burglary and theft cases. The judge reinstated his probation with a 9 pm-6 am curfew. no contest plea for felony driving on a suspended license and will be on probation 18 months. The judge withheld adjudication of imposed on Tung Nguyen after a no contest plea to aggravated assault with intent to commit a felony. dered for Fredrick Yokum, who failed to appear in court for felony driving without a license as an habitual offender.C OUNTY C OURT If present plans come to fruition, Glen St. Marys most attractive commercial structure will be razed to make way for a new Dollar General store. The town council learned during its brief monthly meeting the evening of June 19 that the smallbox retailer plans a 12,480-square-foot building where the former Mercantile Bank stands on US 90 between Jefferson and Hilliard Aves. The building has been vacant for over a year in the wake of the sale in late 2010 of Mercantile to Canadian-based TD Bank. Dollar General already has a retail presence in Glen St. Mary in a converted 6000 square foot grocery store on US 90 west of CR 125. The company, which also has new locations in Macclenny on South 6th St. and in Baldwin, proposes 9500 square feet of retail space in the new Glen location. The council appeared to favor changing the land use ordinance that currently requires one parking space per 200 square feet of retail space. An ordinance will be heard in August raising that to a single space per 300 square feet. comply with the present formula.If the sale goes through, this seven-year-old former bank in Glen will be razed.Tried to chew up his stashJOEL ADDINGT ON N E WS EDIT OR reporter@bakercountypress.comThe Press will be profiling young volunteers in our community donating their time this end of the summer, well also select the most dedicated volun is Keltni Davis, 15, of MacclenKeltni Davis hopes to study nursing one day, but shes getting a head start this summer by volunteering at Macclenny Nursing and Rehab. Her mother works there, so Ms. Davis often tags along to spend time with patients. She reads to them, paints the nails of female residents, tidies up their rooms or serves refreshments and movies for them to keep them entertained. I really enjoy listening to their stories. Theyre the absolute best story tellers, said Ms. Davis, a soon-to-be 10th grader at Baker County High school, by e-mail last week. She began volunteering at the facility at the request of her mother, but was enthusiastic about it nonetheless. Most teens wouldnt want to spend their time volunteering, especially their summer vacation! Ms. Davis wrote. Howev er, I enjoy volunteering at Macclenny Nursing and Rehab. When shes not volunteer ing, the youth enjoys spending time with family and friends and soaking up the suns rays at the beach. After high school, Ms. Davis plans to study nursing in college and pursue a career in pediatrics. I love children and feel like Id do very well at it, she said. I think it would be something Id love. Do you know a local student volunteering this sum mer? Please call us at 259-2400 or send an e-mail to reporter@ details, including contact infor Keltni Davis manicures the hands of nursing home resident Alvin Melton. seen on Kings Rd. Ms. Meads told the deputy her fianc William Combs allowed the suspect use of the SUV the morning of June 15 and he did not return it. June 18 that a boat motor and a vehicle motor were taken from her residence on Steel Bridge Rd. They have a combined value of $1900. was taken from a 2000 Chevrolet pickup parked for about three hours outside Gator Patrick's bar in east Macclenny the evening of June 19. Owner Michael Thompson of Macclenny told Deputy Robbie Aberly the passenger side door was unlocked at the time. CLASSIFIED DEADLINEMonday at 5:00 pm NO EXCEPTIONS! We print obituaries with a picture free of charge. Spend 75 to buy the BAKER COUNTY PRESS andSAVE OVER $100/WEEK!


Page 9 T B C P ursday, June 28, 2012 Page8JUNE 28, 2012 Calvary Baptist ChurchPastor Donnie E. Williams, Sr. Sunday School 10:00 am Preaching Service 11:00 am Sunday Night Service 6:00 pm Wednesday Service 7:00 pm523 North Boulevard W.a few blocks north of Hwy. 90 in Macclenny Christian Fellowship TempleConnecting > Growing > ServingDavid Thomas-Senior Pastor Tim ThomasAssociate Pastor Gary Crummey-Youth PastorLooking for a place to plug in?Join us this week!Theres something for every age!Sundays Sunday School10:00 am Sunday Worship11:00 am Evening Worship6:00 pm Wednesdays Wednesday Worship7:00 pm Were located at 251 W. Ohio Ave. Macclenny, FL Check us out on the web! www.christianfellowshiptemple.com T L C Sunday school ~ 10:00 am Sunday service ~ 11:00 am Wednesday night Bible Study ~ 6:30 pmFamily style dinner ~ 1st Sunday of the month following serviceA church alive is worth the drive!Pastor Bobby & Faye Gri n Mt. Zion N.C. Methodist Church121 North 259-4461 Macclenny, FLPastor Tim CheshireSunday School 9:45 am Sunday Morning Worship 11:00 am Sunday Evening Worship 6:00 pm Wednesday Prayer Service 7:00 pm Jesus answered, "Verily, verily I say unto thee, except a man be born of water and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God." John 3:5 Sanderson Congregational Holiness ChurchCR 127 N., Sanderson, FL Sunday School 10:00 am Morning Worship 11:00 amSunday Evening Worship 6:00 pm Wed. Evening Prayer Serv. 7:30 pmPastor: Oral E. Lyons The Road to CalvaryCorner of Madison & Stoddard Glen St. Mary Rev. Tommy & Doris AndersonYouth Director Margie HowardPhone: 904-259-2213Sunday School: ............ 10:00 am Sunday Morning Service .... 11:00 am Sunday Evening Service ..... 6:00 pm Wednesday Night .......... 7:30 pm Welcome First Baptist Church of SandersonCR 229 S., Sanderson FLSunday School ....... 10:00 am Sun. Morning Worship 11:00 am Sun. Evening Worship .. 6:00 pm Wed. Eve. Bible Study .. 7:00 pm Pastor Bob Christmashttp://www.fbcofsanderson.org Glen St. Mary, Florida1/2 mile South of I-10 on CR 125, right on Nursery Road the historic Budder Mathis House9:00 am Adult Sunday School 10:00 am Sunday Worship/ Holy Communion 7:00 pm Wednesday Study/ Holy Communion Saint Peters in the GlenANGLICAN CHURCH DINKINS NEW CONGREGATIONAL METHODIST CHURCHCR 127 N. of Sanderson Sunday School 10:00 am Sunday Morning Service 11:00 am Sunday Night Service 6:00 pm Wed. Night Service 7:30 pmPastor Allen Crews Assistant Pastor Timothy Alford New Hope Church, Inc.23-A to Lauramore Rd. & Fairgrounds Rd.Sunday Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship 11:00 a.m. Childrens Church 11:00 a.m. Evening Services 6:00 p.m. Wednesday Prayer Meeting 7:00 p.m.Pastor J. C. Lauramore welcomes all MACCLENNY C HURCH OF C HRIST573 S. 5th S t. 259-6059Sunday Bible Study 9:45 am Fellowship 10:30 am 11:00 amWorship Services 11:00 am Wed. Bible Study 7:30 pmMinister Sam F. Kitching City of Macclenny / Enterprise East / Macclenny II 2011 Annual Drinking Water Quality ReportThis report will be mailed to customers only upon request and is also available at City Waste Water Treatment Plant and on the Citys website at www.cityofmacclenny.comWere pleased to present to you this years Annual Water Quality Report. This report is designed to inform you about the quality water and services we deliver to you every day. Our constant goal is to provide you with a safe and dependable supply of drinking water. We want you to understand the efforts we make to continually improve the water treatment process and protect our water resources. We are committed to ensuring the quality of your water. Our water source is ground water from five wells. The wells draw from the Floridian Aquifer. Our water is obtained from ground water sources and is aerated and chlorinated for disinfection purposes. Aqua Mag is added for corrosion control at City of Macclenny. In 2011 the Department of Environmental Protection performed a Source Water Assessment on our system. The assessment was conducted to provide information about any potential sources of contamination in the vicinity of our wells. There is one potential source of contamination identified for this system with a moderate susceptibility level. The assessment results are available on the FDEP Source Water Assessment and Protection Program website at www.dep.state.fl.us/swapp This report shows our water quality results and what they mean. If you have any questions about this report or concerning your water utility, please contact Richard Harris or Walter Sloan at 904-259-4491. We encourage our valued customers to be informed about their water utility. If you want to learn more, please attend any of our regularly scheduled meetings. They are held on the second Tuesday of each month at City Hall at 7pm. The City of Macclenny routinely monitors for contaminants in your drinking water according to Federal and State laws, rules, and regulations. Except where indicated oth erwise, this report is based on the results of our monitoring for the period of January 1 to December 31, 2011. Data obtained before January 1, 2011, and presented in this report are from the most recent testing done in accordance with the laws, rules, and regulations. In the table below, you may find unfamiliar terms and abbreviations. To help you better understand these terms weve provided the following definitions: Maximum Contaminant Level or MCL: The highest level of a contaminant that is allowed in drinking water. MCLs are set as close to the MCLGs as feasible using the best available treatment technology. Maximum Contaminant Level Goal or MCLG: The level of a contaminant in drinking water below which there is no known or expected risk to health. MCLGs allow for a margin of safety. Maximum residual disinfectant level or MRDL: The highest level of a disinfectant allowed in drinking water. There is convincing evidence that addition of a disinfectant is necessary for control of microbial contaminants. Maximum residual disinfectant level goal or MRDLG: The level of a drinking water disinfectant below which there is no known or expected risk to health. MRDLGs to not reflect the benefits of the use of disinfectants to control microbial contaminants. Parts per million (ppm) or Milligrams per liter (mg/l) one part by weight of analyte to 1 million parts by weight of the water sample. Parts per billion (ppb) or Micrograms per liter (g/l) one part by weight of analyte to 1 billion parts by weight of the water sample Action Level (AL): The concentration of a contaminant which, if exceeded, triggers treatment or other requirements that a water system must follow. Picocurie per liter (pCi/L) measure of the radioactivity in water. ND means not detected and indicates that the substance was not found by laboratory analysis.City of MacclennyIf present, elevated levels of lead can cause serious health problems, especially for pregnant women and young children. Lead in drinking water is primarily from materials and components associated with service lines and home plumbing. The City of Macclenny is responsible for providing high quality drinking water, but cannot control the variety of materials used in plumbing components. When your water has been sitting for several hours, you can minimize the potential for lead exposure by flushing your tap for 30 seconds to 2 minutes before using water for drinking or cooking. If you are concerned about lead in your water, you may wish to have your water tested. Information on lead in drinking water, testing methods, and steps you can take to minimize exposure is available from the Safe Drinking Water Hotline or at http://www.epa.gov/safewater/lead. The sources of drinking water (both tap water and bottled water) include rivers, lakes, streams, ponds, reservoirs, springs, and wells. As water travels over the surface of the land or through the ground, it dissolves naturally occurring minerals and, in some cases, radioactive material, and can pick up substances resulting from the presence of animals or from human activity. Contaminants that may be present in source water include: (A) Microbial contaminants, such as viruses and bacteria, which may come from sewage treatment plants, septic systems, agricultural livestock operations, and wildlife. (B) Inorganic contaminants, such as salts and metals, which can be naturally-occurring or result from urban stormwater runoff, industrial or domestic wastewater discharges, oil and gas production, mining, or farming. (C) Pesticides and herbicides, which may come from a variety of sources such as agriculture, urban stormwater runoff, and residential uses. (D) Organic chemical contaminants, including synthetic and volatile organic chemicals, which are by-products of industrial processes and petroleum production, and can also come from gas stations, urban stormwater runoff, and septic systems. (E) Radioactive contaminants, which can be naturally occurring or be the result of oil and gas production and mining activities. In order to ensure that tap water is safe to drink, the EPA prescribes regulations, which limit the amount of certain contaminants in water provided by public water systems. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations establish limits for contaminants in bottled water, which must provide the same protection for public health. Drinking water, including bottled water, may reasonably be expected to contain at least small amounts of some contaminants. The presence of contaminants does not necessarily indicate that the water poses a health risk. More information about contaminants and potential health effects can be obtained by calling the Environmental Protection Agencys Safe Drinking Water Hotline at 1-800-426-4791. Some people may be more vulnerable to contaminants in drinking water than the general population. Immuno-compromised persons such as persons with cancer undergoing chemotherapy, persons who have undergone organ transplants, people with HIV/AIDS or other immune system disorders, some elderly, and infants can be particularly at risk from infections. These people should seek advice about drinking water from their health care providers. EPA/CDC guidelines on appropriate means to lessen the risk of infection by Cryptosporidium and other microbiologi cal contaminants are available from the Safe Drinking Water Hotline (800-426-4791). We at City of Macclenny would like you to understand the efforts we make to continually improve the water treatment process and protect our water resources. We are committed to insur ing the quality of your water. If you have any questions or concerns about the information provided, please feel free to call any of the numbers listed. **Results in the Level Detected column for radiological contaminants, inorganic contaminants, synthetic organic contaminants including pesticides and herbicides, and volatile organic contaminants are the highest average at any of the sampling points or the highest detected level at any sampling point, depending on the sampling frequency.Contaminant and Unit of Measurement Dates of sampling (mo./yr.)MCL Violation Y/N Level Detected Range of Results MCLG MCL Likely Source of ContaminationRadiological Contaminants/City of MacclennyAlpha emitters (pCi/L) 6/2011 N 5.4 ND-5.4 0 15 Erosion of natural deposits Radium 226 + 228 or combined radium (pCi/L) 6/2011 N 0.6 NA 0 5 Erosion of natural depositsContaminant and Unit of Measurement Dates of sampling (mo./yr.)MCL Violation Y/N Level Detected Range of Results MCLG MCL Likely Source of ContaminationInorganic ContaminantsAntimony (ppb) 6/2011 N 0.3 ND-0.3 6 6 Discharge from petroleum reneries; re retardants; ceramics; electronics; solder Arsenic (ppb) 6/2011 N 1.5 ND-1.5 0 10 Erosion of natural deposits; runoff from orchards; runoff from glass and electronics production wastes Barium (ppm) 6/2011 N 0.016 0.0120.016 2 2 Discharge of drilling wastes; discharge from metal reneries; erosion of natural deposits Flouride (ppm) 6/2011 N 0.88 0.46-0.88 4 4.0 Erosion of natural deposits; discharge from fertilizer and alumi num factories. Water additive that promotes strong teeth when at optimum levels between 0.7 and 1.3 ppm Lead (ppm) 6/2011 N 0.0078 ND-0.0078 NA 0.015 Residue from man-made pollution such as auto emissions and paint; lead pipe, casing and solder Nickel (ppb) 6/2011 N 0.8 ND-0.8 NA 100 Pollution from mining and rening operations. Natural occurrence in soil. Sodium (ppm) 6/2011 N 22 11-22 NA 160 Salt water intrusion, leaching from soilVolatile Organic ContaminantsDichloromethane (ppb) 6/2011, 9/2011, 12/2011 N 0.79 ND-0.79 0 5 Discharge from pharmaceutical and chemical factoriesDisinfectants and Disinfection By-ProductsDisinfectant or Contaminant and Unit of Measurement Dates of sampling (mo./yr.)MCL Violation Y/N Level Detected Range of Results MCLG or MRDLG MCL or MRDL Likely Source of Contamination Chlorine (ppm) 01/2011 to 12/2011 N 1.01 0.20 to 2.0MRDLG=4 MRDL=4.0Water additive used to control microbes Haloacetic Acids (ve) (HAA5) (ppb) 9/2011 N 16.98 11.0427.43 NA MCL = 60 By-product of drinking water disinfection TTHM (Total trihalomethanes) (ppb) 9/2011 N 37.96 36.5538.91 NA MCL = 80 By-product of drinking water disinfection Lead and Copper (Tap Water)Contaminant and Unit of Measurement Dates of sampling (mo./yr.)AL Violation Y/N 90th Percentile ResultNo. of sampling sites exceeding the ALMCLG AL (Action Level) Likely Source of Contamination Copper (Tap Water) (ppm) 12/2009 N 00.29 0 1.3 1.3 Corrosion of household plumbing systems; erosion of natural deposits; leaching from wood preservatives Lead (tap water) (ppb) 12/2009 N 0.002 0 0 15 Corrosion of household plumbing systems; erosion of natural deposits; leaching from wood preservatives Happy Birthday, Papa!6-23-37 ~ 3-27-12 We love and miss you dearly. Love always, Rissa & Chea Nancy Hay, 56, dies on June 20thNancy Jesseman Hay, 56, of Macclenny died June 20, 2012 at her residence with family at her side. She was born in Jacksonville on December 28, 1955 to William Jesseman and the late Betty Belle Fish Jones. She was raised in Baker County and returned in 1990 with her husband. She was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witness in Glen St. Mary. Survivors include her loving husband Christian Hay of Macclenny; her Christian Nathaniel Hay and Johnathan David (Virginia) Hay, both of Macclenny; brothers Jimmy and Butch Jesseman and Larry Jones; sister Mary Rourke; granddaughter Ellena Hay. The family will hold a private memorial service at a later date. V. Todd Ferreira Funeral Ser vices was in charge of arrangements.Ray Linster, 74, auto shop ownerRaymond Charles Linster, 74, of Taylor died on June 24, 2012. He was born in Dickinson, North Da kota to the late Domnic Linster and Kathryn Biel Linster on July 4, 1937. Ray was a resident of Baker County for the last 50 years and honorably served in the U.S. Navy for four years. He was a mechanic for over 50 years and the owner and opera tor of Rays Auto Repair in Macclenny for 25 years. He loved racing, antique cars, rod runs and cruise-in car shows. Survivors include his loving wife Carolyn Godwin Linster of Taylor; children Rebecca (Dennis) Snow of Macclenny, Patrick (Christy) Linster, Ramona (Richard) Ossi and Nicole Linster, all of Jacksonville, Amber Linster of Taylor; brother Henry Linster of Berryville, VA; sisters June Anton of Sacramento, CA and Betty Schulz of Eagle, Idaho; grand children Zachary (Daniela) Snow of Germany, Megan (Brad) Patterson, Regan Snow, Kris (Anna) Linster, Colt Linster, Madeline Ossi, Ansley Ossi and Dakota Ray Linster. Ray LinsterThelma Norman of Sanderson diesThelma W. Norman, 92, of Sanderson died on Friday, June 22, 2012. A lifelong resident of Baker County, Ms. Norman was a homemaker who loved spending time with her family, going out to eat, shopping and listening to gospel music. She is survived by her sons Daryl (Cheryl) Norman and Melvin (Joy) Norman of Glen St. Mary, Jerry (Zola) Norman of Sanderson, Auzzie Norman of Madison, Riley (Theresa) Norman and Reggie Norman, both of Middleburg, and Kelly (April) Norman of Baldwin; daughters Inez (Gerald) Bennett of Gainesville, Bernice (Bobby) Crawford of Glen St. Mary, and Jane (Leslie) Weathington of Sanderson; sisters Rosa Lee Rhoden of Baldwin and Mary Lee (Ray) Bennett of Gainesville; 150-plus grandchildren and great grandchildren also survive. Mrs. Norman was preceded in death by her husband Carlias Norman; sons Wilbur Norman and Eric Norman; brothers Emory Wright and Albert Wright; sister Ella Wright. The funeral service was held 11 am Tuesday, June 26, at the First Baptist Church of Cuyler with Rev. Billy Worthington of ficiating. Burial will follow at Manntown Cemetery, Glen St. Mary. Forbes Funeral Home of Macclenny was in charge of arrangements. Thelma NormanSings resume in fallThe Road to Calvary Church will resume its gospel sings on the fourth Friday night of each month on October 4th at 7:30 pm.Everyone is invited to celebrate First Baptist Church of St. George on July 4 to celebrate the Lord and American freedom. Childrens entertainment will be provided at the free event. Local talents from area churches will perform. Also, the Rodden berry Sisters will sing and Bro. Ray McMillan will speak. The celebration begins at 10 am, with lunch at 12:30 pm. The program ends at 2 pm.Family is gratefulThe family of Russell Rusty S. McNeil would like to express its gratitude for the acts of kindness and support during its re cent loss. The prayers, food, love, cards and calls will always be cherished. Special thanks to Larry Payne and Danny (from Ronnies Kitchen) for the delicious lunch, to the its assistance and to Elder David Crawford for the beautiful memorial service.Rebekah McNeil Betty and Hunter Meek Michael McNeil and family David McNeil and familyThank you for birthday partyMabel Brazil, who turned 90 years old last week, would like to thank the Womans Club of Macclenny for organizing a birthday party in her honor on June 16 at the clubhouse on S. 5th St. It was such a sweet party and the ladies did a great job, she said. The Press will hold the first of two election-year candidate forums on Saturday, July 28 in the BCHS auditorium beginning at 3:15 pm with a meet-and-greet between the candidates and the public. We ask that readers submit questions for the candidates in advance by e-mail to reporter@ bakercountypress.com. You can also call 259-2400 or submit your question in writing at our office, 104 S. 5th St. in Macclen ny. Questions will remain anonymous and confidential until the forum. Candidates for school board, county commission and sher iff will be invited to attend and make introductory statements promptly at 4 pm. The statements will be followed by the question-and-answer session with each group of candidates. Each candidate in the group will have one minute to answer questions in rotating order. The primary election will be August 14, about two weeks after the first candidate forum. A second forum is planned before the general election in October as well. Photo Prints are Great Gifts (and so are mousepads, poster prints, and mugs) See many of the professional photos from our paper and thrill someone special by ordering a print or a photo gift of you favorite. 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It stars two of Englands best actresses, Dame (the equivalent of a knighthood for women) Maggie Smith and Dame Judith Dench. They are two of half a dozen elderly Brits who are unhappy with their life in England. Some hate their job and the thought of a sad retirement. Others are unhappy with their life in general and are looking for a change. One needs a hip replacement she cant afford in England. Still others are trapped in bad marriages and estranged from their children. It sounds like a sad, depressing movie, but dont be fooled. It is funny and romantic and will make you smile too. They all see an advertisement for The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, a retirement hotel in India, and they decide to take up the offer of a free flight to the sub-continent and a new life. But they quickly learn that things on the Internet are not always as rosy as they seem. The Marigold Hotel is a dilapidated dive that last saw its better times 60 years earlier during the days of the British Raj. It is owned by a young Indian named Sonny Kapour (Dev Patel), who is so unfailingly cheerful and optimistic that he convinces them to stay despite their misgivings. As they settle in to their dusty, musty, but somehow charming surroundings, India begins to work its magic. To former professor Graham Dashwood (Tom Wilkinson), it is the place where he grew up and first fell in love. For Evelyn Greenslade (Dench), a housewife who never held a job, it is a place to find the fulfillment of work. For Norman Cousins and Madge Hardcastle (Ronald Pickup), its a place to find love, but not with each other. For the married couple Douglas and Jean Ainslie (Bill Nighy and Pe nelope Wilson) its a chance to examine their rocky life together. The movie has a certain charm that grows on you. You find yourself caring for these people and their lives and surprised how the crowded, hot, sometimes dirty but always exotic country changes them. The biggest change is in Smith, who is wheelchair bound, prejudiced and grumpy. But she holds conversations with the woman who brings her breakfast, despite the fact that she speaks no English. Shes also shocked by the Indian caste system that deems the housekeeper invisible to society. Director John Madden does an excellent job of intertwining the stories and the veteran actors are wonderful to watch. Dench revealed during filming that she is suffering from Alzheimers and may have to retire, so it is bittersweet to see her at her full pow ers. There isnt a weak link in this cast. Patel, who was so excellent in Slumdog Millionaire is completely enjoyable as the harried innkeeper. Wilkinson is mar velous as a man on a mission to find his old love and Bill Nighy is wonderful as a husband trying to keep his sense of humor and his growing fondness for Dench as his marriage crumbles. Madden juggles pathos and humor deftly. One moment you are laughing and the next crying. There are a few problems with pace and some of the scenes are a little contrived, but it is worth it, especially watching Maggie Smiths transformation. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is rated PG 13. I give it 3 out of 4 stars. Like Indian food its not for everyone, but a treat for those folks who like it. bakercountypress.com bakercountypress.com PRE SS CLA SSIFIED S ONLY$6.00 cash/check Deadline M onday at 5:00 THE BAKER COUN T Y PRESS


Page11JUNE 28, 2012 Page 10 T B C P ursday, June 28, 2012Sorry to hear that Bear Woods, the linebacker for the Montreal Allouettes of the Canadian Football League was injured in their pre-season match against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Bears aunt Kari Anderson told me he injured his foot in the loss to the Bombers and is now on injured reserve. He will regular season. Woods had a good showing before the injury, playing two quarters of the game and leading the team in tackles. Montreal lost 22-10. trials were this past weekend and one of the results sure shows you the impact of sponsorships on sports. In the womens 100 meters, a premier event, one of the fa vorites, Allyson Felix was narrowly beaten for the third and known Jeneba Tarmoh. second place winners, Carmelita Jeter and Tianna Madison. Felix is heavily sponsored by Nike and is one of the darlings it was a surprise when long afwere contacted by USATF, the which told them the race was a dead heat and too close to call. Sports commentators immediNike and the amount of pressure that they put on the USATF. Granted it was close, but Tarmoh was the winner. However, now the unknown and the star have a choice. One can give up a coin. Flip a coin? Youre going see who goes to the Olympics? Heads you win, tails you stay home and put your dreams on hold? What a gutless option. Is that the best that USATF has to offer? I like mens star Justin Gatlins option. He suggested they Jello wrestle to see who goes to London. Coach Bobby Kersee, who trains both girls, wants the press to leave his runners alone so they can train for the 200 meters. The obvious option is a match race. Let the pair run against each other to see who goes to the Olympics. Whether the USATF will recognize that as the only fair way to settle the controversy is questionable. Well have to wait and see. Baker County Touchdown Club Youth Sign-upsSaturdays ~ June 3 0August 49:00 am 1:00 pmAll sign-ups are at Memorial Field behind the BP station on Hwy. 90Fee $65 football, $55 cheerleaders Copy of birth certificate and proof of insurance a MUST. Child must be present at sign-ups to be fitted for uniform. Sign-ups Sign-ups Football & Cheerleader Register June 30 or July 7 and save $5 per child $5 per child Bring your invitation kit and let us do the workThe Office Mart 110 S. 5th Street 259 3737 F LROBERT GERARD Woodlawn Kennels Quality Professional Care ....... . . . . . . .................. $ $ WE BUY TIMBER $ $ DIAMOND TIMBER, INC.FOR A QUALITY CUT MACCLENNY PEDIATRICSJohn Assi, MD 124 S. 6th St. | Macclenny | 259-5766wishes to welcomeSara (Canaday) Combs, ARNPto the practiceCall today and schedule your appointment 259-5766Physicals & immunizations given on the same day(All insurance companies)Reminder: Pre-K, Kindergarten and 7th Grade all have immunization requirementsALL MAJOR INSURANCES ACCEPTED.We take Medicaid, United Healthcare Universal HealthcareWalk-Ins Welcome BOB GERARD | SPORTS The Baker Bullets had some strong individual showings on Satur Family YMCA in Fernandina Beach. competition slots, while the Bullets had to pick and choose their events based on who they had to swim the event. They placed ahead of the Williams YMCA and behind the host squad. Logan Todd ninth. Kyrie Holman and Alaina Crawford placed sixth and seventh in the 11-12 year old girls 100-yard freestyle. Ethan Knight won the boys 1112, 100-yard freestyle in 1:06:32. Dillon Ray and Josh Ossman placed seventh and eighth. Addison Hill was fourth in the girls 9-10 100-yard freestyle while yard freestyle. won for the boys and Chase Reynolds was third in the event. Dillon and Will Wiggins was third for the boys. Hannah Johnston and Croft were house was third for the boys. The Bullets team of Chase Reynolds, Ethan Knight, Braeden Knight and Landon Prevatt won the 200-yard medley relay. Matt Voytko, Dillon and Dalton Ray and Ossman were second in the boys 11-12 200 medley. For the 11-12 girls Loriann Bliss, Molly Waters, Kyrie Holman and Alaina Crawford brought home fourth. Hannah Johnston, Caroline Cooper, Jara Weeks and Cheyenne Croft were second in the 7-8 100-yard medley. In the boys 7-8 medley relay Jesse Harter, Carson Shed, Daniel Westinghouse and Kyler WilkEthan Knight won the boys 11-12 50-yard breaststroke in 40.19. Alexandria Hill was fourth for the girls 9-10. Braeden Knight brought Garner and Hannah Johnston were second and third in the girls 7-8 25-yard breaststroke. Daniel Westinghouse was third and Carson and under breaststroke. Andrea Clark and Kelsea Crain were third and fourth in the 13-14 100-yard backstroke. Loriann Bliss was sixth for the Bullets in the 1112 50-yard backstroke. Chase Reynolds was second for the boys. Braedon Knight won the 9-10 boys 50-yard backstroke in 39.72 and Alexis Garner won for the 7-8 girls in the 25-yard backstroke in 28.12. Carson Shedd was second for the boys. Kyrie Holman was fourth in the 11-12 50-yard freestyle and Chase Reynolds was second for the boys. Hannah Peterson won the 9-10 50-freestyle for Baker in 37.69. Landon Prevatt was third for the boys. Hannah Johnston was second in the 7-8 25-yard freestyle. Daniel Westinghouse was fourth and Kyler Wilker der 25-yard freestyle. PHOTOS BY JESSICA PREVATT Bullets swimmers Ethan Knight (left) during the 100-yard freestyle and Andrea Clark during the 50 yard buttery in Fernandina at the McArthur Family YMCA on June 23. PHOTO BY JESSICA PREVATT From left: Amanda Cruz, Samantha Dillard, Emily Ossman and Hannah Johnston.Bullets swim to middle in three-way meetBOB GERARD | SPORTS Football may be the king in Baker County but baseball is the crowned prince. There are some very talented young base ball players plying their trade around the county and the state. Each year the local Little League All Stars advance deep into the playoffs and there are some club teams that are also state and nationally ranked. One of the best is the Suwan nee Road Dogs. Dont be confused by the name. Though the team is based in Live Oak, seven of the players are from Bak er County. The Road Dogs are ranked number one in the state in the 11 and under division, and fourth in the nation in United States Specialty Sports Association rankings. The team returned from the Summer Nationals in Brunswick this past weekend. They swept all three of their games, beating the CBC 11 and Unders 10-2 in the ers 10-3 in the second game, the Bone Collectors in a 6-5 squeaker and the Jacksonville Juice 5-1 in Local players include Blaine Griffis, Hunter Noblitt, Jarren Hodges, Noah Carter, Clayton Smith, Tyler Burnsed and Preston Sutton. Baker Countians Doodle Noblett and Clay Smith are assistant coaches. The Dogs have a record of 21-9 against teams in their age bracket. They average seven runs per game.Mens soball league is formingThe Baker County mens softball league is beginning its 2012 summer season of 12 games and two tournaments. July 14 and the regular games begin the following Tuesday and Friday nights. Form up a team and enter it into the league by calling Joel Burnett at (904) 571-2943 or 259-1525. Bronze medals for pistol shooting at state gamesTwo Macclenny marksmen won bronze medals last month at the Florida Sunshine State Games pistol shooting competition held at Jacksonvilles Gateway Rie and Pistol Club. Chris Gazes (left) shot the .22 caliber pictured above and Bob Hathcox a .45 caliber. Competitors were scored on 270 one-handed shots from 25 and 50-yards out. This was the rst competitive match for Mr. Gazes, a commercial real estate developer based in Jacksonville. Mr. Hathcox, a retired Marine and the countys current building ocial, has been in competitive shooting for 37 years.Suwannee Road Dogs: (front row, l-r) Bo Bonds, Brent Howard, Blaine Gris*, Hunter Noblitt*, Jarren Hodges*, Noah Carter* (middle row) Blake Howard, Clayt Smith*, Tyler Burnsed*, Nick Schroder, Preston Sutton*, (back row) coaches Doodle Noblitt, Clay Smith, Chris Howard. Denotes Baker County player JOEL ADDINGT ON N E WS EDIT OR reporter@bakercountypress.comTwo sisters in the high schools anti-tobacco club and its sponsor, Anne Lewis, joined students from across in the region last week in commending executives at Daytona International Speedway for making the grandstands smoke-free. Megan and Jackie Anderson, both members of Students Working Against Tobacco, or SWAT, welcomed guests and media to a press conference held at the Gate 7 entrance to the speedway the afternoon of June 19 to announce the change. We all felt a little over whelmed. It was a learning expe rience for the kids and myself, said Ms. Lewis. They met NASCAR truck driver Jeffrey Earnhardt, who is also the spokesman for Tobacco Free Florida, the statewide smoking cessation and prevention program funded by Floridas tobacco settlement and managed by the Florida Department of Health. The driver posed for photos and signed autographs for the youths. Im proud that leading race organizations like Daytona are protecting our fans from tobacco smoke and are showing young fans that smoking is no longer acceptable, said Mr. Earnhardt. Families see drivers and venues like Daytona as legendary and this sends a healthy message to race fans. SWAT students from 21 counties participated in the press conference where a plaque was presented to speedway vice president Andrew Gurtis. Two months before the event they started having weekly conference calls with an advertising how to work with the media. Students conducted practice interviews at lunch before the 2:15 pm event to prepare as well. They spent about four hours at the speedway that day filming video, taking pictures and coordinating the event. The stands at Daytona will July 6 with the Subway Jalapeno 250. Second hand smoke contains a mix of more than 7000 chemicals, hundreds of which are toxic and 69 that can cause cancer, according to the US Department of Health and Human Services. The SWAT club at BCHS is also planning an on-campus, anti-smoking event in September during lunch. PHOTO COURTESY OF BAKER COUNTY HEALTH DE P ARTMENT SWAT club members Megan (left) and Jackie Anderson with club sponsor Anne Lewis at Daytona speedway June 19. Advertising DeadlineMonday 5:00 pm We want to know... WEDDINGS & BIRTHS 4 week deadline Donate A Boat sponsored by boat angel outreach centers STOP CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN www.boatangel.com2-Night Free Vacation!or Car Today! 800 1 CAR L ANGE Last month Westside Elemen tary School and the Pre-K/Kindergarten Center participated in the embryology enrichment program. Extension office 4-H agent Shaina Bennett and agriculture agent Mike Davis were among those who spoke to kindergar ten, second grade and third grade students about chicken eggs and how a baby chick can grow in side. After that classes shared incubators and together hatched baby chicks in their classrooms. It takes 21 days for a baby chick to develop in the egg and then hatch. All 26 classes waited the 21 days, and some even longer, before the baby chicks escaped their shells. The students had an opportunity to adopt a chick and take it home. Other 4-H events scheduled for next month include: Itchetuknee. fairgrounds. Day Camp, $40. ers, $40. $40 The deadline to register for all day camps is two weeks prior to the camp. Remember, space is limited so sign up as soon as possible by calling Ms. Bennett at 259-3520.Online C CLet people know whats going onpost your special event online bakercountypress.com


ursday, June 28, 2012 T B C P Page 13 Page 12 T B C P ursday, June 28, 2012 Class i fied ads and no tic es must be paid in advance, and be in our office no lat er than 4:00 pm the Monday preceding pub li ca tion, unless otherwise arranged in advance. Ads can be mailed provided they are accompanied by payment and instructions. They should be mailed to: Class i fied Ads, The Baker County Press, P.O. Box 598, Mac clen ny, FL 32063. We can not assume responsibility for ac curacy of ads or notices given over the telephone. Li a bil i ty for errors in all advertising will be limited to the first publication only. If after that time, the ad continues to run without notification of error by the person or agen cy for whom it was pub lish ed, then that party as sumes full payment re spon sibility. The Baker County Press reserves the right to refuse advertising or any oth er mate ri al which in the opinion of the publisher does not meet standards of publication. Kenmore frost free 13.4 cubic ft. freezer, upright, 1.5 years old, $275; 259-6524. 6/28p Dining room table with six chairs and china cabinet, excellent condition, $500 OBO, 904-315-8248. 6/28p Queen size waterbed: Soma tube style (7 tubes you ll to rmness you prefer enclosed in a zippered padded mattress) Cherry wood head board and foot board with finials. Complete with metal bed frame. $100. 226-4850. 6/28p Shelled peas, butter beans, sweet corn, canning tomatoes. Hodges Farms 904562-9087. 6/28p Youth football equipment, $100; Schutt Y-ex shoulder pads, Schutt helmet, 1 set of pads and girdle, 2 pairs of pants/jersey; 904-962-0107. 6/28p Landscaping mulch, buy direct, a little or a lot. 259-2900. 3/22tfc 2005 Nomad 5th wheel camper. Hitch included. Can be pulled by a half ton truck. Asking $12,500. 904-838-2365. 6/28p One row cultivator/bedder, also one row planter $450; 5 foot bush hog $500. Swisher trailcutter $850. 653-1708. 6/28p Ofce Supplies, printer and fax cartridges, rubber stamps and much more. We specialize in hard to nd items. The Ofce Mart, 110 S. 5th Street. 259-3737. 4/28tfc Busy Bee Learning Academy now ac cepting summer enrollment. Ages infant to 8 years old. Field trips, summer fun, magic shows and many other age appropriate activities. Breakfast, lunch and snacks. We provide your child with a safe, fun and well supervised environment with affordable rates. CPR and First Aid Certied. Ten years of experience and references available upon request. Call and enroll your child today 259-9511. 6/28p Childrens Elite has available spot for infant. Call 259-1373. 6/28p Ms. Angels Korean style eggrolls, chicken and beef stirfry, Saturday 4 9 pm. Memorial Park. 6/28p Will babysit in my home. Infants 2 years. Call Kathy 259-5320. 6/28p Childrens Elite has available spot for infant. Call 259-1373. 6/28p Alcoholics anonymous meetings Monday and Friday at 8 pm. Call Wanda 904994-7750. 209 Macclenny Ave. 3/1-12/27p Artists. Oils, acrylics, water colors, Canvas es, draw ing pads and much more. On sale now. The Of ce Mart, 110 S. Fifth Street, 259-3737. tfc Fruit trees: Florida King peach, pear, apple and more. Blueberry plants, thornless blackberries, muscadines. Lowest prices! 904-845-2686 Hilliard. Delivery available. 1/2-7/5p We install 6 seamless gutters. Pressure washing. 259-7335. 8/11tfc Camille Beckman hand cream, Root candles, unique gift items. Southern Charm 110 S. 5th Street. 259-4140. 4/28tfc 1974 Chevy Blazer, runs, drives, for parts, body rusted, $700 OBO. Reunee 904-3073262. 6/28-7/5p 1997 Toyota pickup 4x4; 2002 Chevy Tahoe; 2008 Dodge Avenger Now accepting bids thru 7/09/12, contact Beth at 653-4453. 6/28tfc Member for hunting lease in Wilcox County, GA. $850. Call Andy 386-6233096. 6/28p Need club member, Cedar Creek, Glen St. Mary, FL; call 259-3580 or 327-6433. 6/28p Dogs: all types from puppies to adults. Animal Control, $65 adoption fees will apply. 259-6786. 11/20tfc Free kittens, 6 available now, variety of colors, in Cypress Pointe. 607-9945. 6/28p Two year old Siberian Husky, female, spayed, shots up to date, good with other dogs and kids, housebroken, free to good home. Reunee 904-307-3262. 6/28-7/5p Notice to readers: The newspaper often publishes classied advertising on subjects like work-at-home, weight loss products, health products. While the newspaper uses reasonable discretion 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 commitments based on statements and/or promises; demand specics in writing. You can also call the Federal Trade Commis sion at 1-877-FTC-HELP to nd out how to spot fraudulent solicitations. Remember: if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. The Baker County Press Team & Solo Drivers. Immediate positions available! 48 CPM split for teams. 35 CPM for solo drivers. Drop and hook available. No touch freight. Weekly pay + insur ance. CDL-A with one year OTR required. Food grade tank carrier. 800-877-2430. www.indianrivertransport.com. 6/28p Second shift storeroom clerk. Must have computer knowledge. We are an EEOC, drug free workplace. We offer dental and health insurance, paid holidays and vacation. Apply at Gilman Building Products, CR 218 Maxville, FL or fax resume to 904289-7736. 6/28-7/19c Class A Industrial Mechanic for second/ third shift maintenance crew. Must have ve years experience. We are an EEOC, drug free workplace. Health/dental/life insurance, paid holidays/vacations. Apply at Gilman Building Products, 6640 CR 218, Maxville, FL 32234 or fax resume to 904289-7736. 6/28-7/19c Notice to Readers All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to the Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any prefer ence, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention to make any such preference, limitation or discrimination. Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings adver tised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination, call HUD toll free at 1-800669-9777. The toll free telephone number for the impaired is 1-800-927-9275. 1 acre, Hunters Ridge high and dry, homes only $27,000, paved road, 904338-1556. 6/28-7/19pp 2.89 acres in Macclenny III on cul-de-sac, close to I-10, $69,000. 904-610-9974. 6/28-7/12p Country living Cuyler area on 3 more or less acres on private road; price $288,700 4 BR, 2.5 BA brick, 2870 SF, 2.5 car garage, maple cabinets throughout, double oven, glass top stove, dishwasher, screened-in heated pool, too many features to list. 904-653-2157. 6/28-7/5p 2 BR, 1 BA mobile home on acre, Deer wood Circle, $42,500. Owner nancing. Call 904-813-1580. 4/12tfc 3.46 acres, north Sanderson, set up for mobile home $42,000. Owner nancing. Call 904-813-1580. 2/10tfc 5.5 wooded acres, $55,000, can divide into two lots. On Baker/Charlton line at St. Marys River. 912-843-2603. 6/28-7/5p Barely lived in, just like new 3 BR, 2 BA doublewide mobile home on one acre, 1040 SF, open oor plan, beautiful kitchen with island, plenty of cabinets, indoor utility room, refrigerator, stove, dishwasher. Reduced to $52,900. Call Derington Properties, 386-965-4300. 6/28-7/12p Suwannee River waterfront buildable, 1.25 acres, water, electric, sewer; huge trees, Live oak, $65,000; 912-843-2603 for directions and details. 6/28-7/5p 7.5 acres of land on Crews Rd. Cleared, well, 50x54 pole barn, power pole, all fenced in. Asking $59,000. 904-8382365. 6/28p 3.1 acres, 2 BR, 2 BA mobile home on St. Marys River Bluff Rd., just across Georgia line. Stocked pond, beautiful white sand beach. $69,900. Call 706-204-8716. 6/28-7/12p 1-10 acres, high and dry, sh pond, creek or river front, homes/mobile homes, setup. Owner financing. 912-843-8118 or 904-699-8637. www.landyes.net. 6/30tfc 4 BR, 2 BA riverfront mobile home, $850/ month, $850 deposit. 904-813-3091. 5/10tfc Extra large doublewide, 4 BR, 2 BA, very large rooms, on 1 acre, $950 plus deposit. 904-653-2157. 6/28-7/5p Nice 3 BR, 2 BA, $995/month, rst month and deposit, no smoking, Fox Ridge, North Blvd., Macclenny. Call 904-370-0365 or 904-486-0687. 6/28-7/5p 2 or 3 BR mobile home $385-$550; half acre, garbage, water, sewer, lawn provided, family neighborhood. 912-843-8118 or 904-699-8637. www.rentyes.net. 6/30tfc Sanderson house for rent 3 BR, 1 BA $595/month, $595 deposit; Baldwin: 3 BR, 1 BA $500/month; 4 BR, 2 BA $595/ month. 904-945-0265. 6/28p 3 BR, 1.5 BA, brick house in Macclenny, fenced-in back yard, $875/month plus security deposit, available August 1, 3059680. 6/28-7/21p 2 BR, 1 BA mobile home, $475/month plus deposit; 2 BR, 1 BA Apt., new carpet, washer/dryer hookup, CH/A, $625/month plus deposit. 904-234-4637. 6/28p Mobile home for rent on 2.5 acres, quiet and peaceful, 3 BR, 2 BA double-wide; $775/month and $500 deposit. Call Bruce at 838-3130. 6/28p 2 BR, 2 BA on 1 acre, CH/A, $550/month, first, last and $300 deposit. 259-7335. 3/22tfc Apartment 2 BR, 1 BA; 360 S. 7th St., Apt-14; ceramic tile in common areas, W/D hookup, $575/month, plus security deposit, senior and military discount. 904726-7238. 6/28p 3 BR, 2 BA, triplewide mobile home, Sanderson area, $800/month, $800 deposit. 386-344-5065. 6/28p 1 acre lot for rent, ready for your mobile home with well and septic. Call 904-6728272. 6/28p 2 BR, 2 BA mobile home, CH/A, move-in special. 571-9228. 6/28p Country Club Estates, 3 BR, 2 BA brick, kitchen equipped, rent with option to buy. $975/month. 259-9119. 6/28p 2 BR, 1 BA apartment in Glen St. Mary, $600/month, $600 deposit. 259-2645. 6/28c 4 BR, 2 BA home in Macclenny, privacy fence, service animals only. $1100/month and $500 deposit. Partially furnished. 6120196 or 653-1061. 6/21-28p 2 BR, 1 BA mobile home for rent. Garbage, water, sewer, lawn care included $400/ month, $400 deposit. First month prorated. 912-843-8165 or 904-219-2690. 6/14tfc 4 BR, 2 BA 32x80 double wide on 5 acres; off Mud Lake Rd., lawn maintenance in cluded; $950/month, $1250 deposit; 2599066. 5/31tfc 4 BR, 2 BA brick house with all new paint, flooring, light fixtures and ceiling fans. Sits on a large fenced lot in quiet neighbor hood located just outside of Glen St. Mary; $900/month, first, last, and $900 deposit to move in. Call Doug at 904-591-0881. 6/14tfc 3 BR, 2 BA C/HA, W/D hookup, garbage, water, sewage and lawn care included. $625/month, $625 deposit, first month rent, first month prorated; 904-219-2690 or 912-843-8165. 6/14tfc 2 BR, 1 BA house in Sanderson, $500/ month, $500 deposit, service animals only. 275-3136. 6/21-28p 2 BR, 1 BA apartment in Macclenny, quiet established neighborhood $550/month, $500 deposit, service pets only. Call 904259-8444 for more information. 6/21tfc Mobile Homes, 2 and 3 BR, A/C, service animals only. $500-575 plus deposit. 904860-4604. 9/1tfc 2 BR, 1 BA mobile home, CH/A, $600/ month, $500 deposit 923-2191. 6/7-28c Professional office space for lease. Prime location on Hwy 121 Call 259-9022 for details. 11/3tfc Smokey Mountain cabin, sleeps 6 near trout stream, near Cherokee, Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Dollywood. $350/week. 386-752-0013. 6/28-7/19p Emily Tabers 1998 Concordia triple wide mobile home with deck and carport, $20,000. In good condition. You move. For more, call 708-0425 or 504-7181. 6/21-28c Singlewide mobile home, 14x60, 2BR, 2 BA, $8000, 904-315-8248. 6/28p New singlewide, 2 BR, 1 BA, set up with air $799 down, $179/month! I nance. Call 386-719-5641. 6/21-28c I buy mobile homes, CASH! Fair price, paid immediately. 904-259-4663 Jared or Greg. 6/21-7/12c Land and home super clean 28x64, 2002 double wide on 1.02 acres, already set up with well, septic, and electric, ready to move in. Home located in. Home located in Alachua County. Only $149,999. Call Bruce 386-418-0424. 6/7-7/5c Owner nance New 3 or 4 BR home, set up on your land or mine. $500 down, $289/month. Call 386-719-6578. 6/21-28c No money down use your land, 3 BR $350/month, 4 BR $429/month, 5 BR $599/month. 904-259-4663. Wayne Frier Macclenny Factory Outlet. 6/21-7/12c Tired of all the extras, buy my new 2012, 4 BR, 2 BA. Delivery and set-up with well, septic, electric and permits Inc. Only $59,995. Call Bruce 386-418-0435. 6/7-7/5c Handy man special: 14x60, 2 BR, 1.5 BA, delivered to your lot. Only $4,995. Call Kyle 386-418-0438. 13th Street Homes of Alachua, Florida. 6/7-7/5c Middleburg foreclosure, 3 BR, 2 BA on 5 acres! Turn-key package! Low down low payment, I nance! Call 386-719-5641. 6/21-28c Government Financing: Need 16 customers with land, zero down payment, 3.75% interest gets you a new home, several models to choose from. Call 386-4180424. 6/7-7/5c Foreclosure Land and home. Like new, 3 BR, 2 BA on 2 acres, $69,900 or $3500 down, $590/month. 904-259-4663. 6/21-7/12c Used doublewides: Several to choose from, starting at $6,995. Delivery to your lot. Call Freeman 386-418-0438. 6/7-7/5c F AV FIVE 5 lot models, $10K off all, includes furniture and decor, wont last; first come, first serve. 904-259-4663 Wayne Frier Macclenny Factory Outlet. 6/21-7/12c Model Sale: All models must go. Save up to $10,000. We do wells, septics, and power poles. 13th Street Homes of Alachua, Fl. Call 386-418-0435. 6/7-7/5c Clearance Sale, lowest prices on Live Oak Homes in state of Florida, Call 386418-0424. 13th Street Homes Alachua, Florida. 6/7-7/5c 4 BR, Used double wide $32,995. Delivery and set-up. Call 386-418-0424. 13th Street Homes Alachua, Florida. 6/7-7/5c Used singlewides, great shape! Includes set up and delivery $15,900. 904-2594663. Wayne Frier Macclenny Factory Outlet. 6/21-7/12c Owner nance! New 4 BR, doublewide. Set up on your land. $0 down, $329/ month. Call Kevin 386-719-6578. 6/21-28c Used singlewide! 2 BR, 1 BA with den, SBS fridge. One owner clean! I nance. Kevin 386-719-6574. 6/21-28c FOR SALE CLUB ANIMALS HELP WANTED YARD SALESFriday 8:00 am ?, 1287 Copper Creek Drive; holiday items, tools, golf bag, travel hard case, baby items and other miscellaneous items. Friday only 8:00 am 1:00 pm, 349 S. Fourth St. All kinds of things. Friday and Saturday 8:30 am 1:00 pm, 7486 Corbit Crews Rd., 125 S. of Glen St. Mary; Mens clothes and shoes, juniors clothes, and much more. Friday and Saturday 8:00 am 3:00 pm, 121 N. left on 23-C, 2 miles left on James Britt Rd., rst house on left in rear. Friday and Saturday 8:00 am ?, 117 Linda St.; baby items, kids clothes, etc, too much to name. Friday and Saturday 8:00 am 4:00 pm, 4131 Dogwood St.; furniture, toys, clothing, etc. Friday and Saturday 8:00 am 12:00 pm, 708 Chipshot Drive; ladies and girls clothing, boys clothing (size 4-5), kids toys and Spiderman bedding, Vera Bradley purses and ladies shoes, bar stools ($25). Lots of good stuff! Friday 8:00 ? and Saturday 8:00 am 1:00 pm, E. Tallpine Rd, North off Lowder St. Huge yard sale, rain moves it to next weekend. Friday and Saturday 7:30 am ?, 6116 Copper Dr., Copper Creek. Lots of baby stuff (car seats, high chair, bouncers), kids toys, girls clothes (newborn 4T), exercise equipment, washer/ dryer and other electronics. Friday and Saturday 8:00 am ?, 161 W. Ohio Avenue, Macclenny. Friday and Saturday 8:00 am 1:00 pm, United Christian Church Inside Yard Sale, rain or shine, 590 N. 7th Street, Macclenny; 3 mini refrigerators, 3 toilets, baby items, bookshelves, etc. Saturday 8:00 am 1:00 pm, 127 N. across from Cuyler Baptist Church, Cuyler. Saturday 8:00 am ?, Off George Hodges Rd., look for signs; lots of stuff, little bit of everything. Saturday 8:00 am 2:00 pm, at First Baptist Church of Macclenny; furniture, lots more, proceeds go toward mission trip. Saturday 8:00 am ?, Follow signs to Rogers Trail off Hwy 121 North, no early birds; furniture, clothes, dishes and much more. Saturday 8:00 am ?, 10398 Andrew Raulerson Rd., Glen; Boy (NB-9mo, 8-10), girl (3T-5), swing, car seat, napper and other accessories, toys and miscellaneous. Saturday 8:00 am 3:00 pm, North 5 miles out 121 Eva Jones Road turn left end of road turn left again. Follow signs. Good stuff. Saturday, July 14, Indoor Community Yard Sale hosted by H.O.P.E. at the Agriculture Center, vendor space available; call 904-672-0398 for details. 6/28-7/12p REAL ESTATE MISCELLANEOUS A UTOMOBILES EQUIPMENT RENTALSFront End Loaders Commercial MowersMACCLENNY CYCLE AND MARINE 259-54943/29-9/20pC.F. WHITE SEPTIC TANK SERVICESNew systems & repairs Field dirt Top soil Bulldozer & backhoe work Culverts installed275-2474 509-0930 cell12/7tfcMARTIN WELL DRILLING & PUMP SERVICE2 wellsMacclenny 259-9014 cell 838-3517 Bryceville 266-4956 welldriller@nefcom.netLicense No. FL 2795, GA 566 5/24-5/16/13pANGEL AQUA, INC.Water conditioning treatment Water softeners Iron lters Sulfur Removal Sales Rental Service Repairs Salt delivery Complete water softeners supplies 797 S. 6th Street, Macclenny259-66727/15tfc RONNIE SAPP WELL DRILLINGWater treatment 904-259-6934Licensed Florida and Georgia11/19tfcROGER RAULERSON WELL DRILLING2 and 4 wells Call Roger or Roger Dale 259-7531 Licensed & Insured Family owned & operated12/31tfcKONNIES KLEAR POOLSIn-ground and above ground pools Installation available 698-E West Macclenny Ave. (Aardvark Shopping Center) Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 10:00 am-6:00 pm Saturday 10:00 am-2:00 pm Closed Wednesday and Sunday259-5222(CPC 053903) 4/21tfcPEACOCK PAINTING, INC.Professional painting Interior Exterior Pressure washing Residential Commercial Parking lot line striping Fully insured & Locally owned 25 years experience259-58772/10tfc COMPLETE COMPUTERHardware/Software Repair Contact Shane at 904-894-6842Mon. Fri., 8:00 am 5:30 pm6/21-28pFILL DIRTCulverts installed Tim Johnson259-25365/11tfcLAND CLEARING A little or a lot259-29002/10tfcGATEWAY PEST CONTROL, INC. 259-3808All types of pest control Call Eston, Shannon or Bill Ask about our re ant control6/26tfcJOHN WILLIAMS PLUMBING Drain Cleaning Sump pumps Water heaters New construction904-259-4580CFC056961 5/3-7/26pCYPRESS HOME BUILDERS, INC.Custom new home construction of Log home and conventional homes Jody Paul Thrift904-591-26402/10tfc FULL LINE OF WEDDING INVITATIONS & ACCESSORIESShower and anniversary invitations The Ofce Mart 110 South 5th Street259-37374/28tfcSIMPLY ALEX PHOTOGRAPHYwww.simplyalexphotography.com Your local photographer Studio style and on location sessions! We also do events as well. 904-410-81586/14-21pPRINTING & F AXINGBlack & White and Color Copies, Custom Business Forms, Business Cards, Signs, Stickers, Invitations for any occasion, Rubber Stamps and so much more!!! The Ofce Mart 110 South Fifth Street259-3737 5/19tfcERIC RAULERSON CONSTRUCTION Drafting and permitting services available. New brick home with lifetime roofing starting at $55/SF904-483-8742 904-259-3299CRC1327878 1/14tfc CYPRESS LAWN SERVICE Specializing in commercial and residential476-04029/9tfcBAKER PUMP SERVICE2 & 4 Pump Repairs Iron Filters Water Softeners 2 & 4 Wells Drilled Pool & Irrigation Pumps 24 Hour Service On Site Repairs 30 Years Experience904-338-4738 or 904-334-63006/14-28pW ADES TRACTOR WORKS Grade land for drainage 904-838-65005/31-10/4/12HONEY -DO MAINTENANCE,Remodeling, painting, pressure washing234-32946/21-28pNEW! 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ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, MATHEMATICS (Developmental only) 164 Duty Days-POSITION # F99917 Teach college preparatory/ developmental mathematics courses only; work with colleagues for the advancement of departmental goals. This position will work exclusively with students taking developmental math courses. Requires Bachelors degree in mathematics or a mathSALARY: Based on degree and experience. APPLICATION DEADLINE: 7/5/12 Persons interested should provide College application, vita, and photocopies of transcripts. All foreign trantranslation and evaluation. Position details and applications available on web at: www.fgc.edu Human Resources Florida Gateway College 149 S.E. College Place Lake City, FL 32025-2007 Phone (386) 754-4314 Fax (386) 754-4814 E-Mail: humanr@fgc.eduFGC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. 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