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The Baker County press
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Baker County press (Macclenny, Fla. 1929)
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904.259.2400 bcpress@nefcom.netCOVERING BAKER COUNTY SINCE 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. WITH ALL THE NEW RETAIL AND EATRIES OPENING IN MACCLENNY, DO YOU FEEL LIKE BAKER COUNTY IS FINALLY ON THE MAP?66% No 30% Maybe Lobbyist warns septic law will cost big bucksSee page 5CIRCUIT COURT Youth to donate summer lemonade stand proceeds See page 11Macclenny woman pins hopes on cousins kidney See page 9 Veterans team up to repair docks at sh pondDon Horne was one of 17 members of the Baker County Veterans Council who volunteered their time and skills last weekend to begin repairs at the countys shing pond o US 90 between Macclenny and Glen St. Mary. Here Mr. Horne pulls nails from salvageable boards that were re-used for ooring on the west dock. Council chairman Milton ONeill said the east dock (in far background) was completed on Saturday and Sunday afternoon, and the one in the foreground is about 70 percent nished. The county budgeted $4000 for the project for the structures that have been vandalized or allowed to slip into disrepair in recent years, and so far Mr. ONeill said his group spent $2400 on materials and still has to reconstruct a walkway over the spillway and do fence repairs. The council is looking for more volunteers, and you dont have to be a veteran to do so. Mr. ONeills phone number is 608-9839. JOEL ADDINGTONMANAGING EDITOR reporter@bakercountypress.comThree sisters from Baker County traveled to New York City two weeks ago on a mission. Their father and former Supervisor of Elections John J. Barton, who died in 2010, was a long-time fan of the Today show on NBC and always wanted to see it in person. Unfortunately, he never made it. So we did it for him, said Stephanie Hardenbrook of Macclenny, the oldest of her siblings and a big fan of Hoda Kotb, one of the shows two headliners. His dream was to always go to the Today show and his daughters made it, she said. More than just being present for the live broadcast on July 2, the group also wanted to get on television, which meant being in line at 3 am. And they did it, garnering cameos at the start and end of the program while they hollered and waved the signs they made the previous evening. One read: Hello Macclenny! My phone immediately went to blowing up, Ms. Hardenbrook recalled. Their group included her youngest sister, Lawanda Schiberras of Yulee, her middle sister Tina Carver, Ms. Carvers daughter Erica, both of Macclenny, and friend Joyce Hodges with her son Allen, also of Macclenny. We put Macclenny on the map, she said. They met and took photos with celebrities like Nick Cannon, Carson Daily and Hoda Kotb, who visited with the group prior to the taping. I could hardly breath, Ms. Hardenbrook said of the moment she met Ms. Kotb. While in New York City, they visited the sites Time Square, the Empire State Building, Guy Fieris restaurant as well as the Cake Boss bakery. They saw Cinderella on Broadway, too. It was so exciting, said Ms. Hardenbrook. The flight to NYC was also the sisters first plane ride. We all sucked it up and got on the plane for our daddy, she said. Sentimental journey to NYCA Macclenny man who already had four felony drug sale and possession counts pending against him when he was re-arrested two weeks ago, was sent to prison for three years after pleading to all the charges in circuit court on July 8. Maxie Wilcox Jr., 30, entered the pleas to two counts each to sale and possession of cocaine within 1000 feet of a community center stemming from controlled buys last Novem ber from persons working He was scheduled for a case management hearing that day in court, and instead pleaded ditional count stemming from a controlled buy back in May. Mr. Wilcoxs prior criminal record includes convictions possession of cocaine. In other prison sentences handed down that day by Judge Mark Moseley: Seventeen-year-old Terrence Dean Potts pleaded no contest to burglary and burglary while armed and will serve two years in a youth offender prison followed by four years on probation. The defendant and an 11-year-old acquaintance were arrested shortly after they took two handguns from a neighbors residence near Macclenny last November. Because of his past record that aggravated assault and cruelty to animals, the teen was adjudicated as an adult. Wendy Delgross, 46, of Macclenny will serve an 18-month prison term after pleading no contest to felony DUI with property damage, leaving the scene of an acciand driving on a suspended license. MIKE ANDERSON PRESS STAFF Baker County Tax Collector Gene Harvey made an appearance before the Macclenny City Commission last week to explain how a computer error in his office caused the city to be in debt to the school district to the tune of about $137,000. This is probably the worst thing in my political career that has happened since Ive been in office and I hope it never hap pens again, Mr. Harvey said at the commission meeting on the evening of July 8. He attributed the mistake to faulty computer software that distributed property tax revenue to the city and other taxing authorities that should have gone to the school district instead. New software was in stalled earlier this year to correct the problem, he said. The problem stemmed from a 2008 state constitutional amendment that granted a second $25,000 homestead exemption to Florida property owners in all taxing jurisdictions except school districts, which were exempt from the additional tax break. We collected correctly but we distributed incorrectly, Mr. Harvey told city commissioners. Its weird how our computer did that but it did. Thats not good news, Mayor Gary Dopson said in re sponse to the tax collectors explanation. It also wasnt good news to the county commission when that body was told two weeks ago, during a 2014-15 budget workshop, that the same computer malfunction incorrectly distributed $1.2 million in tax revenue to the county budget. However, to minimize the fiscal impact on the county and city budgets school authorities have agreed to accept the money back in interest-free annual payments over the next four years. Mr. Harvey credited Mar celle Richardson, the school districts executive director for support services, with bringing the taxing error to his atten tion. In a letter to Mrs. Richardson dated Oct. 11, 2013, he said a review by his director of information services determined that our program was handling the distribution in correctly. All taxes were collected from 2008 through 2012, be cause at the end of each year we balanced the tax rolls, Mr. Harvey further stated in the letter. However, the under distributed portion for the School District was given to all of the other taxing authorities, which Above (l-r) Erica Carter, Stephanie Hardenbrook, Lawanda Schiberras and Tina Carter pose with celebrity Nick Cannon. At right is Ms. Hardenbrook and Today show host Hoda Kotb before the program aired.Four-year sentence for sales of cocaine Error by collector cost city $137,000See page 2 See page 4 Maxie Wilcox Jr.


Page 2 T B C P ursday, July 17, 2014 ThursdayMostly Sunny High: 93 Low: 71FridayIsolated T-storms High: 94 Low: 71SaturdayScat'd T-storms High: 93 Low: 70SundayScat'd T-storms High: 93 Low: 72MondayScat'd T-storms High: 92 Low: 74 The Baker County Press Weather July 17, 2014 Seven Day Forecast Today's High & Low Temperatures Last Week's Local Almanac Sun/Moon Chart This Week Weather History July 17, 1934 One of the worst heat waves in the history of the nation commenced. During the last two weeks of the month, extreme heat claimed 679 lives in Michigan, including 300 in Detroit Day Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Sunrise 6:38 a.m. 6:39 a.m. 6:39 a.m. 6:40 a.m. 6:40 a.m. 6:41 a.m. 6:42 a.m. Sunset 8:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m. 8:29 p.m. 8:29 p.m. 8:29 p.m. 8:28 p.m. 8:27 p.m. Last 7/18 New 7/26 First 8/3 Full 8/10 TuesdayMostly Sunny High: 94 Low: 75WednesdayPartly Cloudy High: 73 Low: 75 St. Mary's River Levels Now Change Moniac, GA 5.33 ft. +0.01 ft. Macclenny 2.92 ft. +0.12 ft. Hunting/Fishing Times Day Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed AM 4:12-6:12 5:03-7:03 5:53-7:53 6:43-8:43 7:33-9:33 8:23-10:23 9:12-11:12 PM 4:42-6:42 5:33-7:33 6:23-8:23 7:13-9:13 8:03-10:03 8:53-10:53 9:42-11:42Peak Times Day Mon, 7/7 Tue, 7/8 Wed, 7/9 Thu, 7/10 Fri, 7/11 Sat, 7/12 Sun, 7/13 High 91 90 91 88 90 84 90 Low 68 68 68 70 68 72 70 Normals 92/72 93/72 93/72 93/72 93/72 93/72 93/72 Precip 0.34" 0.01" 0.00" 0.07" 2.23" 0.91" 0.02" Precipitation ................. 3.58" Normal precipitation .......... 1.45" Departure from normal ....... +2.13" Average temperature .......... 79.1 Average normal temperature .... 82.4 Departure from normal ........ -3.3Data as reported from Cecil Field Airport Fernandina Beach 88 / 75 Atlantic Beach 89 / 77 Callahan 93 / 71 Jacksonville 92 / 75 St. Augustine 89 / 73 Starke 93 / 71 High Springs 93 / 70 Watertown 94 / 70 Macclenny 93 / 71 Baldwin 92 / 71 Jasper 94 / 70 Ms. Delgross was arrested collided with another vehicle in downtown Macclenny on ordered her to be on probation three-and-one-half years her $2000. The judge gave Staci tence after she pleaded no contest to possession of chemicals to manufacture meth and admitted to violating probation for two drug possession and sale cases dating back to 2011. The state dropped charges of possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia as part of the plea agree ment. In non-prison sentences: Anthony Yokom, 22, was given credit for 61 days in jail, then placed on probation for four years after pleading no contest to burglary, petty theft, possession of chemicals to manufacture meth, posses sion of controlled drugs, driv ing with license from another state while his Florida license was suspended and having the wrong tag on his vehicle. James Gibson will be on house arrest two yours, followed by an eight-year probation after pleading no contest to two counts each of sale of a controlled substance and possession with intent to sell. Derrickal Major, 28, will be on probation four years after pleading to felony posses sion of marijuana and paraphernalia. The judge ordered Jef18-month probation for his that was raided by county dep uties north of Cuyler in March of this year. Judge Moseley also ordered hours of community service. He was one of 26 people ranging in age from toddlers to persons in their 60s present one of two persons charged. Rachel Rhoden, 31, plead ed no contest to possession of a controlled drug and petty theft, and will be on probation three years. The 52 days he spent in jail was counted as partial sentence for Kyle Williamson, 21, for twin counts each of burglary and petty theft. He will now be on probation four years.CIRCUIT COURTFrom page 1Gets four years for sales of cocaine... NARCOTICS AN O NYMOUS We are a group of recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean. IT WORKS!! Meetings are held at the Baker County Health Department on Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:45 p.m.:45 p.m.


Page3JULY 17, 2014 down. That usually crowded streets are empty, that businesses come to a screeching halt as employ ees are gathered around televi sions. People scream and cheer and cry and whole nations go into mourning when their teams lose. In the United States, World Cup fever means that you walk into a sports bar on a Sunday afternoon and one of the 27 television screens is tuned in to the game and the people sitting around it arent screaming for the waitress to change the channel! Are you people a bunch of Communists? Thats World Cup fever in the United States. I had friends casually tune in to the Cup and get hooked. It will do that to you. We discussed some of the vagaries of the game that separate it from American football. Soccer never really stops for more than a few seconds. If somebody like Clint Dempsey of the USA gets a broken nose it was broken twice in this gets a piece of gauze stuck up his honker and comes back on for the rest of the game. If a player gets hurt, lets makes a two-footed tackle into someones knee causing an injury that would put an American football player out for six weeks. In soccer, and sprays the guys knee from the magic bottle. It looks like water, but must have come from The Fountain of Youth, because the player gets up and keeps playing. Its amazcouple of gallons of it. If a guy from Italy, Brazil, the Netherlands or Argentina gets bumped into he will go down like a sniper put a bullet in him from the top of the stadium. He will roll around like his kidneys have been ripped out of his body and draped across his shoulders. This is called taking a dive. Some players like Brazils Neymar go to drama school to Of course, that has its drawagainst Colombia, Neymars back was fractured by a crude tackle. He went down like a tree and started screaming, but it took a few seconds before people realized he hadnt made a particularly spectacu lar dive. To quote my wife, Get up, you big crybaby. Germans dont dive. They cause other people to dive. Germans bulldoze. They bull dozed the Brazilians by a score of 7-1. In American football terms that would be a score of something like 73-3. It was time World Cup champions. The nation went into mourning and the president of Brazil called it a national nightmare, a humiliation. Not all the magic spray in the world could make that one feel better. This is a sports column. Well ... not really. Its a humor column ... about sports. Sort of. As an avid sports fan, I am going to give you all the background info you didnt know about some of the major sports stories burning up the airwaves and cyberspace. Lets start with King James. No, not the guy who did the major authorized version of the Bible. The other King James LeBron James. The former Cleveland Cavalier turned Miami Heat turned Cleveland Cavalier again. Right. Remember when LeBron, arguably the best player in the NBA, got tired of playing for a really awful team the Cava liers and decided to pack his tent and move to South Beach? He did it in a crass display of hubris and commercialism on an ESPN special called The Decision. Well, after narrowly missing out on yet another NBA title, LeBron decided hed had enough of the stunning ocean views, great Cuban food and wildly talented teammates in Miami and went looking for greener pastures. Naturally, he went somewhere there arent any green pastures or anything green at all Cleveland. The town whose river once caught of days. They had to spray water on the water to put out the The Miami Heat have, well, heat. The Cavaliers have a combustible river. Naturally, if I were one of the richest athletes in the world looking for another obstacle to conquer, that would be the place for me. How did LeBron announce his decision? With another ESPN special? No. Instead he called a joint session of Congress. Thats right. Who besides the President of the United States can call a joint session of Congress? Well, King James of course. Who but a King could get Republicans and Democrats to both applaud anything? Okay. Im sorry, I lied. Not even King James could do that. He just announced it over the web. Then Germany won what some people are calling the best World Cup ever. Two billion people watched the Cup, and even the United States What does that mean exact ly that the USA got World Cup fever? Well, in other countries it means that entire cities shut LIKE US ONFACEBOOK TO JOIN THE DISCUSSION IMPRESS I ONSJim McGauley Increase in city business feeOpening a business in Macclenny got about $25 more expensive last week when city commissioners raised the price of occupational business licenses. Was this the right move for a cashstrapped city in need of millions of dollars in sewer system upgrades? Richard Clark: If they plan on making an extra $25 for business licenses, they are in trouble already since you can count the new businesses on one hand. Roxanne Richards: Down town looks like a ghost town. Great move! Ellis Rhoden: New businesses should have an opportunity and be able to save as a rst time business applicant, not be punished for hoping theyll suc ceed in a new endeavor. Donald Thigpen: This is re ally a joke. Come on Macclenny, yall open your eyes to the fact that this isnt going to cut it. How many new businesses have opened in the past month? How much more will they get maybe $250 a year? I love my home town, but I would not open a business. Floyd Lee Crews: Maybe cut some of the county vehicles and try to keep fuel costs and maintenance cost down. Commissioners are voted in; if youre not happy make sure you vote next time. Im not against Sunday alcohol sales but without any entertainment a big time restaurant would zzle out as well. Joshua Roberts: Dont be late on your water bill. Theres a $25 late fee. Keith Overstreet: No, not a good move. Debt payments for sewer upgrades need to be paid for with user fees or property tax levy. If by tax, you can itemize as a deduction at least. Toni Palmer: Nothing like chasing tax paying business and their tax paying employees out of town. I guess they gure no body will even notice. It is hard enough to start up and especially nance a new business. Why make it even harder? Janet Rigney: Allow alcohol on Sunday to get some real restaurants in here. The old timers will just have to wake up that this is 2014 and maybe then you can pave the dirt roads people live on so their cars dont get ruined when they wash out every time it rains. Dana Crawford-Pulley: If the majority of that increase is going to the sewer system up grade, yes.School gradesBaker County has a new A school in town with Westside Elementary earning its rst A. Both Keller Intermediate and Baker County Middle School remained the same with Keller earning another D and BCMS a B grade. Scores are pending for Baker County High School. The district received another C overall. Katie Rhoden: Westside is the Best Side! I love my job! Faye Combs: Great! Proud of the children and great teachers! Join the discussion by searching for and liking our Facebook page. MY SIDE OFTHE MATTERROBERT GERARD Its a poorly-kept secret in Baker County political circles that things are far from schmoozy in the ranks of the local Repub lican steering committee. Several members, including chairman Kirk Gravelle, have thrown in the towel and the rolls have thinned in recent years as mainstream Republicans walked away from the rift between them and what well call the tea party coalition. One could argue the rift is a microcosm of whats happen ing to the GOP nationwide, is that what happens to the local organization will have little County voter among the nearly 6000 who tag themselves as Republicans. Not so nationally. How the present rift between the es tablishment GOP and the more raucous tea partiers plays out can have a dramatic and the nation. No such chasm as yet exists for the Democrats on the national scene, but it could depending on events in the coming year. The same would be true for the 6000 or so registered members of that party in Baker County. Because what happens at on them, either. In fact, the local Democrat organization virtually van ished from the scene decades ago when the party stopped diverting a portion of qualifying fees to pay stipends to committee members. That coincided with a change in election law that allowed candidates to qualify by petition based on a percentage of voters in a prior election. The money stream dried up, and so did the Democrat Committee. And its demise also coincided with a surge in the number of Baker County residents who did something that would have been unthinkable 50 years ago they registered Republican. Nobody seems to be missing the Democrat Committee, and except for a die hard few who seem to enjoy feuding over issues like sand mining, the workings of their Republi can counterparts have little or Thats not to say Baker a resurrection of a Democrat steering committee, or if the group with the aim of putting the partys interests ahead of personal agendas. The incentive to do so may be a bit diluted because for many of us it makes little difference whether our candidate for county commission or clerk of courts is a Republican or Democrat. School board races are non-partisan, as are judicial races, so it further cal parties. If the GOP ranks here are serious about keeping the local committee active and relevant, its going to take ship one that discourages ideologues pushing their pet agendas above what the committee is supposed to be doing supporting both local and non-local candidates and increasing the presence of the Republican message on the local landscape. Or the committee members course and indulge in internal squabbling. And the rank and will continue to ignore them.He opted for city with ammable riverGOP needs to re-focus committee Democrats would be well-served to revive theirs


Page 4 T B C P ursday, July 17, 2014 FLORIDA RUNS CLOSED PRIMARY ELECTIONSIn Florida primaries (unlike in municipal, general and special elections), you may only vote for party candidates of the party for which you are registered. (For example, only persons registered as Democrats may vote for Democratic candidates.) There is only one exception if all candidates running for an no opposition in the general election, then all registered voters may vote on that race in the primary (Universal Primary Contest). & Meet Greetwithcandidate for Clerk of CourtsJulie CombsELECT Julie B. Combs for Clerk of Courts on August 26.Paid by Julie B. Combs, Democrat, for Baker County Clerk of Courts.Sat., July 19 10ampmAg Center parking lotHamburgers & Cold Drinks JODY ANDERSONfor School Board District 4Political advertisement paid for and approved by Jody Anderson for School Board District 4. Resident of Baker County Successful business owner for 18 years Married to Julie for 17 years We have 3 daughters, 1 son and a granddaughter We attend Glen Church I teach childrens church and enjoy being a youth leader I have coached little league baseball & YMCA soccerChildren are our future. resulted in over distribution. The total amount of money the school district was shorted during those years was $1,530,263. Mrs. Richardson said Mr. Harvey was very helpful in solving the funding irregularity and making sure the school district eventually gets reimbursed. I knew something wasnt right, she said. We werent collecting what we budgeted (for property tax revenue). I just assumed that people were not paying their taxes. However, she said she had discussed the matter with officials in other school districts and they werent having this problem. City Manager Phil Rhoden noted that school district officials could have demanded full restitution at once and the city would have been legally obligated to pay the debt. He said he was grateful the city did not have to do that. Mayor Dopson was happy about that, as well, but still not pleased about having an additional expenditure to put in the city budget. We dont like giving back money but we have no choice in this case, the mayor said. Were not giving it back, the city manager cor rected him. Theyre taking it. It really belonged to the schools, so they need it, the mayor said. Mr. Harvey said he regretted the error but assured city leaders that in the future your tax distribution from here on out will be correct. In a parting comment, the tax collector suggested the city put a positive spin on the situation: You got interest-free money for five years. In other business during the July 8 board meet ing commissioners: Voted unanimously to set the 2014-15 prop erty tax rate at 4.3628 mills, up from the present 3.6 mills, to comply with a state law requiring local governments to adopt a proposed tax rate by the first Monday in August. The commissions next board meeting isnt until August 12. Proposed tax rates, once set, cannot be increased but they may be decreased before final budget adoption. City officials agreed the goal is to enter the new fiscal year with the same 3.6 mill rate that the city has maintained for years. We have no intention to raise the rate, Mayor Dopson said. We are fully aware that nobody wants higher taxes. The city manager said a higher rate would only be levied in a worst case scenario. What the ultimate rate ends up being will be determined during upcoming workshops to hammer out a new spending plan for the fiscal year beginning October 1. One mill is equivalent to $1 for every $1,000 of assessed property valuation. The tax bill on a home with an assessed value of $100,000 would be $360 under the current rate or $436 at the tentative rate. Officials said they are facing serious challeng es in the coming year, including a deteriorating sewer system that needs millions of dollars in improvement, badly needed road paving projects, a projected 15 percent increase in health insurance costs and higher law enforcement costs. Gave final approval to an ordinance increasing business permit fees, formerly called occupational license taxes, which will cost most retail business owners about $25 more each year. Other fees vary based on the type of business. Approved a recommendation to issue an order of condemnation for an abandoned residence at 137 South College St. and give the owner, a mortgage company, 30 additional days to bring the property into compliance with the city code before moving forward with demolition. From page 1City overpaid $137,000 JON SHUMAKE jonshu@live.comA Glen St. Mary man was arrested the night of July 7 on a warrant from Gulf County for failure to pay child support and for resisting arrest after he used a fake name while being quescious activity. Deputy Michael Antonini responded to Gaskins Convenience Store in Sanderson and peared to be asleep on the side walk in front of the store. He on the sidewalk because he was thrown out of the house during Mr. Register originally gave Dep. Antonini the name Panama Page, but then changed it to Derek Page after the ofA check revealed a black male from Panama City that didnt match the suspects height. Due to the inconsistencies of the information, the deputy placed Mr. Register in handHe found the suspects wallet and properly identified him. gave a false name because he knew about the outstanding warrant. In a similar incident, a Sanderson man was arrested the evening of July 10 on multiple warrants from Duval County after he was pulled over for not wearing a seat belt. Deputy Daryl Mobley stopped Gerraldo Williams, 31, at the intersection of Macclenny Ave. and Second St. and found out the suspect had warrants for failure to pay child support and for an expired drivers license of more than six months. Mr. Williams claimed he pays child support every week through automatic deductions from his employer, according to the report. In other warrant-related arrests: Ransom Barefoot, 23, of Macclenny was arrested the afternoon of July 8 for a domestic battery warrant from Duval County. Vincent Williams, 51, of Glen St. Mary was arrested the afternoon of July 8 on a war rant out of Alachua County for simple assault and obstructing justice. County jail inmate Andrew Wilson, 25, of Jacksonville was served with a Broward County warrant for producing marijuaKenneth Gainey, 26, of Sanderson was arrested the afternoon of July 11 on an active Duval County warrant with a bond amount of $5,003.Warrants for outside countyAn estranged wife was named in a criminal complaint on July 8 alleging she entered a residence occupied by her husband that evening during a birthday party and threatened him with a butcher knife. Keith Padgett Jr., 41, told Deputy Trey McCullough he was at the Southwood Rd. address in the Blackbottom sec tion of the southeast county when an intoxicated Cherry Padgett, 34, burst through a rear door, grabbed the knife and came at him in a threaten ing manner. Also present at the time were Mr. Padgetts son Colton, 20, and four minor children ages six through 11. He told his wifes hand during the altercation and she managed to get it back after he stepped on the residence and Ms. Padgett went into his bedroom and sliced up a pair of pajama pants before running from the trailer and leaving in a vehicle parked in the driveway. Mr. Padgett told Deputy McCullough he had no contact with his wife since an incident in May when she was arrested for aggravated domestic battery on him and domestic battery on the younger Mr. Padgett, who is her step-son. The most recent complaint is for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. In another domestic incident, Micah Morrison, 31, was named in a complaint for allegedly shoving Ida Rowland, 51, and the 12-year-old daugh ter of his girlfriend Crystal Rowland, 31, at a residence on Crews Rd. about noon of July 7. Contacted later by Deputy Johnny Hodges, Mr. Morrison denied the accusations and insisted he was trying to break free and leave the residence following an argument with the girlfriend. She and the others were attempting to prevent him from leaving. The Baker County Code Enforcement Board will allow a Glen St. Mary man 30 days to move a non-complying mobile CR 23B. James Rodgers appeared before the board at its July 14 meeting and said he has had to cation before it is suitable for the move-on. He purchased it recently from Terrance Smith after learning that the code board found him in violation of zoning law limiting dwell ings to one unit per 7.5 acre tract. In the event the unit remains past the 30-day period, Mr. Smith would be liable for an $85 administrative fee, $10 daily for up to a half-year. Mr. Rodgers said he believes he can move the home before that barring heavy rainfall. In other cases found in violation earlier: The board voted to allow Mary Thomas ten days to remove excess refuse from her property on Clarence Dobbs Rd. in Glen or face the adminThe board already granted the survivors of the late Shirley Padgett a month to removed north, and now authorized a $10 a day for a half-year plus the administrative fee. They have a month to complete the clean-up. vehicles and trash on the property of Felix Torres on Maple St. in Macclenny II have been removed and the tract is in compliance. The CEB accepted the tes timony of Derrick Padgett that refuse on his property on Mul berry St. near Macclenny was cleared earlier that day and is now in compliance. Mr. Grifthat an abandoned and rundown mobile home on the property of Ronnie Sapp on Madison Dr. near Glen had not been removed, and the board voted him in non-compliance and in line for a penalty hearing in August. The same was true for a tract on Pine Ave. in Macclen ny II belonging to Brent Whitney, cited for an abandoned vehicle and other refuse. Lonnie Ziegler and Evelyn Godwin were found in violation of the zoning law by living in a motor home on a ten-acre north county. They were advised to seek information on applying for a special exception with the Land Planning Agency and ultimately the county commission. another couple, Gerald Howcome into compliance for the same violation on their propnorth of Glen.CEB gives new trailer owner 30 days to move to new siteKnife point threats by estranged wife ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS Meetings Mon., Wed. & Fri. at 8 pm8981 S. SR 228 Macc.


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Equal Housing Opportunity.Anna Marie Williamsto the BHHS Florida Network Realty Jacksonville Metro-Avondale/Ortega o ce 904-545-7679 cell | 904-388-5005 o ce A FISCAL CONSERVATIVEPolitical advertisement paid for and approved by Chuck Brannan, Republican, for Clerk of Court. JOEL ADDINGTONMANAGING EDITOR reporter@bakercountypress.comLike other Florida counties, Baker County and its respective government bodies benefited from the largess doled out of Tallahassee during the last legislative session, when the state was flush with cash from the economic recovery. But there could be some troubling changes coming down the pike next year, according to the countys veteran capitol lobbyist Chris Doolin, who has 37 years in the business. He presented his recap of the 2014 legislative session and reviewed the issues he believes will be front and center in the next cycle the afternoon of July 15 at the Chamber of Commerce. Perhaps the most relevant to Baker County residents is the pending prohibition of disposing septic tank waste by spreading it on land. The ban, included in springs protection legislation passed in 2010, is set to take effect on January 1, 2016. A bill that would have delayed implementation of the measure failed to pass the legislature this year, however. This is going to be an extremely expensive issue for people with septic tanks, Mr. Doolin told a group of about 20 Chamber members. Roughly four out of five people in Baker County have a septic system, essentially everyone outside the City of Macclenny, which is served by an aging centralized water and sewer system. Mr. Doolin said the cost of disposing septic tank waste is expected to triple if the measure takes effect, because of disposal methods, like drying out and landfilling the waste, is much more expensive. The issue surfaced during the session amid a wave of concern about water resource issues, including the protection of springs, wildlife die-offs in south and central Florida waterways and fights over pollution limits and the water supply. The same issues are expected to play a large role in legislation during the 2015 session, said Mr. Doolin, who mostly represents small county governments. Its evolving and its time, he said of efforts to revamp the states water policies. Im just not sure how were going to do it. Another environmental measure that could impact Baker County and similar small rural counties, according to the lobbyist, is a constitutional amendment for funding hundreds of millions of dollars in land and water conservation projects. He said the so-called Amendment 1 on Novembers ballot will let voters decide whether to spend one-third of the taxes collected on real estate transactions, known as doc stamps, for such projects, estimating the share to be some $658 million. While he applauded the environmental benefits of such a move, he said it would come at the expense of programs that are funded by the same revenue source, including the road improvement grant program designated specifically for small counties. Its known as the Small County Outreach Program, or SCOP. Given that fact, he said hes not a fan of the constitutional amendment. Other measures of interest Mr. Doolin noted during his presentation: The state cut motor vehicle tag and license fees by some $300 million, which equates to a roughly $30 savings on most cars and trucks. Mr. Doolin said the legisla hike of such fees. It corrected the record on the tax increase they voted for, he said. The state passed the largest budget in history at $77.1 billion, up from 74.5 billion last year. The budget cut 37 state jobs, boosted reserves $3oo million, increased general revenue spending by some $1.1 billion, and trust fund spending by $2.5 billion.JOEL ADDINGTONMANAGING EDITOR reporter@bakercountypress.comIf theres ever a train derailment, chemical spill or other disaster with the potential to cause mass casualties or injuries, specialized equipment for first responders to minimize harm is available in short order, particularly in the Macclenny area. Thats what county health department employees learned last week at the city fire departments station off West Lowder Street. In recent years, the city department has been amassing a collection of equipment contained inside the mass decontamination unit trailer and mass casualty incident trailer from the City of Jacksonville, which purchased the gear using grants funds from Department of Homeland Security. Jacksonville has an abundance of this stuff and they want to keep it spread out so all the eggs arent in one basket, explained Lt. Chris Bonds. Its been since 2003 that health department staff, which helped the fire department acquire a hazardous materials re sponse that year, was updated on the more recent acquisitions. They toured the various as firefighters explained how they worked and in what circumstances they would be deployed. The roughly 200-squarefoot decontamination tent is the latest addition to the collection, said Lt. Bonds, arriving about a year and half ago. It can decontaminate a lot of people very quickly, he said. Its expandable for up to four lanes inside which people can undress and place all of their contaminated clothing in a plastic bag, shower with soap and water, put on a sterile disposable suit, and ditch the bag all while being blocked on all sides by shower-curtain-like drapes. The tent can be modified for two lanes one for those who walk under their own power and one for others on stretchers. The latter group can remain semi-covered during decontamination, Lt. Bonds said. The contaminated clothing or other items are directed to large bladder containers that are handled later by specially trained contractors, who then dispose of the soiled materials. Lt. Bonds said the mass decontamination unit, fortunately, has not been deployed as yet. Weve been blessed, he said, adding later, We hope we dont need it, but its good to know weve got it. The equipment purchases were funded by a grant for large urban areas, including Jack sonville. Lt. Bonds said the advantages of spreading out some of the equipment became clear and mutual aid agreements be tween authorities in Jacksonville, the City of Macclenny and surrounding areas facilitate deployment of the equipment regionally as needed. Its ours to use with the agreement that well go to them if they call us, he said. Lobbyist: fears septic tank law PHOTO BY JOEL ADDINGTON Lobbyist Chris Doolin reviews results of the state legislatures latest session.Citys cache of gear for disastersPurchase this photo at Photo by Joel AddingtonThe City of Macclennys mass decontamination tent. NARCOTICS ANONYMOUSWe are a group of recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean. IT WORKS!!Meetings are held at the Baker County Health Department on Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:45 p.m.-7:45 p.m.


Page 6 T B C P ursday, July 17, 2014 ADAM GIDDENSCounty Commissioner District 4 As your county commissioner the past four years, Adam Giddens has: Voted for zero impact fees to help new businesses and families build in our county to increase our tax base Supported Ordinance 98-09 giving price preference of 5% to bidders here in Baker County to encourage keeping the countys business expenses and money local Voted to save almost $200,000 in interest expense by reducing county debt fee s or garbage fee s Supported keeping your property taxes low while balancing the budget Northeast Florida State Hospital and its many jobs in OUR county IMPROVED CORE COUNTY SERVICES BY VOTING FOR: Funding our Council on Aging Miles of road improvements and infrastructureANALYTICAL SKILLS | FISCAL KNOWLEDGE & BUSINESS BACKGROUND THE RIGHT EDUCATION FOR THE JOB | EXPERIENCED COUNTY COMMISSIONERA vote to re-elect Adam Giddens on August 26th is a vote to keep lower taxes and a business-friendly government in Baker County! Political advertisement paid for and approved by Adam Giddens, Republican for Baker County Commissioner, District 4. Pre-registration is $20 entry fee for adults, $10 for children between 5-16, children under 5 are free $25 entry fee the day of race for adults Race will begin at on HWY 90 at Little Caesars down to HWY 125, and back to Little Caesars Registration packets may be picked up at Advanced Auto Parts, Souls Harbor Church, and Anytime Fitness Brody was born on April 23, 2014. He weighed 7 lbs 8.8oz and was 19 inches long. Brody is the son of Dustin and Crystal Heppner of Sanderson, FL. He was taken straight to the NICU after He is still on the waiting list for a heart transplant. Brody is currently at home but, Brody still has a very long road County Fairgrounds on July 26th. Brodys family is facing many medical expenses, travel expenses, and everyday expenses of life that continue to pile up. Please continue to pray for this sweet baby boy and his family, and come out and show your support.EVENTS AT THE FAIRGROUNDS FROM 11AM-8PMDOORS WILL OPEN AT 10:00AM | NO ENTRY FEE Grilled chicken Dinners w/green beans, corn, and a dinner roll will be sold for $6.00 a plate | 11:00am until sold out Corn Hole Tournaments for adults with a $30 entry fee, Winner receives: Corn Hole Set | Tournament begins at 3:00until Funnel Cakes, Nachos, Boiled Peanuts, Drinks, and Snow Cones will be available for purchase There will be a variety of music beginning at 11:00am throughout the day inside in the air conditioning a week at a mountain home in Maggie Valley, 40 cal. pistol, touch screen cd player for a car, corn cates, baskets, and much more Bake Sale: cakes/cookies/goodies by the slice/bag The bloodmobile will also be on site. Contact William Dufresne or make an appointment at: Please contact Katie Rhoden through facebook, email:, or text/call 904-627-8094 if you can make a donation or help in any way. Please make donations payable to Souls Harbor ChurchPrayers for Brody Fundraiser Event 5K Run/Walk July 26th at 7:00 am COUNTRY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION 602 S. Sixth Street, Macclenny 259-6702 100 S. Lima Street, Baldwin 266-1041BANK ONLINE 24/ 48 month1.30% APR | 1.31% APY60 month1.55% APR | 1.56% APY6 month.45% APY12 month.50% APY24 month.65% APY36 month1.10% APY $500 minimum deposit JON SHUMAKE jonshu@live.comA Macclenny man was arrested the early morning of July 13 for driving on a suspended license after he fled check revealed his license was suspended six times. Deputy Robert Simpkins saw a Chevrolet truck fail to stop at a stop sign while turning onto South Boulevard from Seventh Street. The truck also had an inoperable tag light. The Dominique Lee, 27, didnt stop for another three blocks. Mr. Lee came to an abrupt stop in the side yard of a residence on South Boulevard and vehicle. Dep. Simpkins recognized the suspect and knew he had a suspended license. Dep. Simpkins gave chase to the suspect after Mr. Lee ignored commands to stop cer returned to the car where he spoke with the three other occupants, who claimed they didnt know why Mr. Lee ran, according to the police report. A short time later, Mr. Lee returned to the scene and knew his license was not valid. A check showed his license was suspended for failure to pay court obligations and also expired. In a related incident, an OBrien, FL woman was arrestafter police learned her license was suspended twice and she was soon to be declared an haDep. Simpkins saw a Ford lane on Interstate 10 and witnessed the car travel from the right lane to across the center line and back again. While following the car, Dep. Simkins found out through dispatch that the tag was to be seized if the driver was the registered driver Lindsey Edvin, 26, who said she was drifting lanes because she was trying to adjust the radio. Ms. Edvin told Dep. Simp learned her license was susand a non-judgment suspension. Her driving privileges were also suspended for an expired license. A further check of the suspects driving history re vealed she had a pending habitMs. Edvin told the officer she didnt know why her license was suspended but admitted shes on probation for driving on a suspended license, but told Dep. Simpkins it was from a previous suspension. She had also been arrested before for violating the terms of her pro bation. In another incident, a Jacksonville man was arrested the night of July 11 for driving with a license suspended seven times. Dep. Simpkins said he saw Thomas Payne, 35, speeding on Interstate 10 and twice swerve out of his travel lane. Mr. Payne admitted to not having a valid learned the suspensions were obligations and driving under pired. Mr. Payne also had two prior convictions for driving with a suspended license. In other similar incidents: A Baldwin woman was arrested the early morning of July 12 for driving on a license suspended six times. Deputy Michael Antonini pulled over Molly Rhoden, 51, in the Murphys Gas Sta tion parking lot after discoverdeputy learned her license had once for a non-judgement suspension. Charles Batten, 37, of Macclenny was arrested the night cense suspended three times ral Christopher Walker stopped the suspect because Mr. Batten was driving without a functioning tag light and with an expired tag. A warrant was sought on July 11 for a Macclenny man wanted for breaking into a north city residence occupied by his estranged girlfriend, then accosting her before damaging her cell phone and leaving. Johnnie Hollings Jr., 40, went to the address on Linda St. in the early evening asking to see the three children he has in common with Yentl there with her mother. Ms. Surrency told Deputy Michael Antonini she denied him permission to visit the children ages 2, 4 and 11, and Mr. Hollings shortly after entered the residence through a bedroom window. He then allegedly broke through the locked bedroom door where the ex-girlfriend was hiding and grabbed and shoved her before she broke free and called police. Starling then traced the vehicle the suspect had at the time to the address of its owner Darnell Lee on Quail Lane in the south city. Neither he nor his sister Charlene McGoogin admitted knowing Mr. Hollings whereabouts and rethe residence. Sgt. Starling then contacted the suspect via telephone and he refused to be questioned. He will be charged with burglary, domestic battery, petty theft of another phone belong ing to Ms. Surrency and criminal mischief. In other recent thefts, the grandfather of a Macclenny man who pawned a welder and other property taken from partment one day after he reported the crime and said he did not want to prosecute. Deputy Marc Heath on July records that Dustin Crews, 24, pawned a welder and helmet on July 3 at Baker Gun and and weeder on July 1 and 2 at Pawnderosa. The property was valued at $1340 and belonged to John nie Anderson. The items were and utility trailer on Lebeuna Ave. in Macclenny II. Heather Bennett reported on July 12 that a laptop worth $500 and bed linings worth $40 were taken from her resiuty Jeremiah Johnson said there was no sign of forced entry, and the victim told him the theft occurred sometime after the late morning of the previous day. Dustin Martin, 21, of Macclenny was arrested at Walmart about midday on July 12 after a store security worker observed him take three pairs of sunglasses and conceal them in his pants. They were valued at $57. Deputy Ben Anderson noted in his report this is the sec ond time Mr. Martin has been caught stealing at the Macclenny store, and a trespass order was issued banning him from the premises.Trac stops result in slew of suspended license arrestsSought on warrant for burglaryYouth Coalition expresses gratitudeOn behalf of the Baker County Youth Coalition and Baker Prevention Coalition, Inc., we would like to extend our gratitude to the community for its participation in our Social Norming Campaign: Summer Nights 2014 that took place on June 20 and July 11. We had overwhelming turnouts, despite the storms, and would like evsummer nights is heart-warming and appreciated by our organization. The youth worked very hard to plan and implement these events, and to see the enjoyment and fellowship by community members made it all worth-while. Organizations that participated were: Baker County Teen Court, Baker County Veterans Council, River Region Human Services, Baker County Health Department, Baker Correctional Institute, Community Hospice, The Womens Center of Jacksonville, and We also would like to thank the Baker County school district for its resources and support. Other organizations that made our events possible through extensive support and funding were: Nassau Alcohol Crime and Drug Abatement Coalition (NACDAC), Community Coalitions Alliance (CCA), Lutheran Services of Florida, and Department of Children and Families. The Baker County Press and Hometown Journal for their help in advertisement. Everyone stepped up to the plate and helped knock our events out of the park. Thank you to all who attended, and those who assisted in support ing our initiative.Becki Crews Baker County Youth Coalition Baker Prevention Coalition Birthday Celebration for Mozelle Todd Jefferson Saturday, October 4, 2014Baker County Agriculture Building years10-05-1924 My Lands 10-05-2014 Save the date! All family & friends are invited to attend. Contact number 904-275-2770


ursday, July 17, 2014 T B C P Page 7 Paid political advertisement paid for and approved by Nita Crawford, Supervisor of Elections (D) Public notice rfntbrb brrtbrnrt brrbrrff r ff Paulas Plan of Educational Commitment for Our Children Provide Ethical Leadership and a Common Sense Approach in Supporting a Quality Education for All of Our Children Support High Expectations for Safe Schools, Student Behavior, Quality Instruction and Academic Achievement for All of Our Children Continue to Strengthen Relationships with Teachers, Educational Leaders, Support Sta Parents and Community Members that Acknowledges the Dignity and Respect of the Profession Promote the Enhancement of Extracurricular and Enrichment Opportunities for All of Our Children Support the Continuation of Prayer in Our Schools Promote the Maintenance of Cost E ective Quality Schools in Our District Work Closely with the Superintendent and School Board Members in Developing a Visionary Plan for Our District Cooperatively Pursue Business and Education Partnerships that Provide Non-Tax Dollars and Resources that Enhance Educational Opportunities for All of Our Children Continue to Financially Contribute and Support the Baker County Education Foundation Support Measures of Accountability for Our DistrictPaid by Paula T. Barton for School Board. Prepared to ServePROVEN LEADER A man and a woman loitering at the Exxon Store on SR 121 South in Macclenny before dawn on July 11 ended up jailed on a variety of drug-related charges. charged with disorderly conduct for defecating in a trash barrel on a fuel pump island. Deputy Jacob Satterwhite said he answered the suspicious perbeen seen by a store employee defecating in the open and slamming the nozzle of a diesel gas pump onto the pavement. He admitted when questioned to doing so, replying Yes sir, I didnt have anywhere else to go, according to the deputys report. Dep. Satterwhite next confronted Rebecca Jackson, 30, of Jack sonville seated in Mr. pickup nearby, and noted she acted suspi ciously and appeared to be concealing something. eight varieties of prescription and legend drugs during a subse quent search of the vehicle, along with syringes, spoons with drug residue, straws and other materials associated with drug use. charged with misdemeanor possession after admitting that marijuana found in the truck was his. Police made two other felony drug possession arrests the past Deputy Robert Simpkins said he followed the vehicle eastbound after clocking it speeding near Olustee about 11:20 pm on July 7. Mr. Allmon also faces a misdemeanor charge after he admitted that a baggie of marijuana found near the console belonged to him and not two other passengers. faulty tail and tag lights. Deputy Chris Walker arrested Ray Lauramore Jr., 22, of Sanderson for felony and misdemeanor possession after stopping the 2001 Toyota he was driving northbound on CR 125 in Glen St. Mary. July 10 after noticing the northbound vehicle had faulty tail and tag lamps. He learned that Mr. Lauramore did not have a drivers license, and during a subsequent search he found a baggie of pot and an amphetamine pill in a cigarette pack. In other drug-related cases recently: Deputy Jeremiah Johnson arrested Markhem Gaskins, 21, of Sanderson for misdemeanor marijuana possession at his home on Circle G. Lane the morning of July 11. be an abandoned 2007 Ford Fusion in a wooded area nearby. He went to the suspects residence following tire tracks, and noted the smell of unburnt marijuana emanating from the interior. ough and Mike Hauge, conducted a consent search and located a small amount of pot and small baggies commonly used for re-sale. The keys to the vehicle in the woods nearby were also found. It was registered to a man in Melrose, FL and had not been reported stolen. A 15-year-old male from Macclenny was returned to his mother staying at the Econolodge motel about midnight on July 8 after Deputy Trey McCullough confronted him smoking marijuana while The youth had two partially smoked joints and a small amount of pot in a baggie. A criminal complaint for misdemeanor possession JOEL ADDINGTONMANAGING EDITOR reporter@bakercountypress.comThe fallout from a software glitch by the tax collectors office continued last week when the Baker County Hospital Authority revised its budget to reflect about $33,000 less in expected revenue due to an error that sent over-payments to various local taxing authorities that should have gone to the school district since 2008. The authoritys board of di rectors decided to make up the loss using funds earmarked for the future medical needs of county residents. The good news is weve got the contingency, said board member Glenn McKendree, who following the July 8 meeting announced his resignation from the board because he moved to Manatee County to be closer to family. The hospital authority repayments during the last five years, said Darryl Register, who serves as the sole staff person for the authority. To correct the mistake, the tax collectors of fice has reduced the amount of money it disperses to local taxing agencies, he explained. The first withholding took place last October when the office cut the amount expected by the hospital authority by about $25,000. The reduction echoed through the authoritys current budget plan as well as the budget its forming for the coming 2014-15 fiscal year. Next year the hit will be about $27,000, then rise during the next two years to about $34,000, before falling to about $30,000 in 2017-18, said Mr. Register. He also pointed out the silver lining that the authority received an unwarranted boost in cash flow. You can look at it as we had five years of money that wasnt ours that we dont have to pay any interest on, said Mr. Register. Still, he said, for the authority to meet its current-year financial obligations it needs about $183,000 on hand be fore the end of the fiscal year on September 30. The sum includes a roughly $175,000 payment to Baker County Medical Services, the nonprofit operating Fraser Hospital under a contract with the authority, as well as attorney and auditor fees. The authoritys checking account, with just under $151,000 in the bank, couldnt cover the bill, however; at least not without a transfer from savings. The authority has about $264,000 in savings thats allocated for the authoritys future medical needs. Mr. Register said since 2010, the authority has been transferring about $85,000 annually to the savings account plus about $25,000 it gets each year from a tax on pari-mutuel gambling. To cover the gap between cash in the checking account and current-year expenses, the board voted 4-0 to transfer the difference about $33,000 from the savings account. Like county commissioners, Mr. Register, who also serves as staff support for the Baker County Development Commission and as executive director of the Chamber of Commerce, was notified of the error by the Tax Collector Gene Harvey in late June, despite the tax collector knowing about it since at least last fall, when disburse ments were slashed. It would have been helpful to known a lot sooner, commented board chairman Todd Ferreira. Looking forward though, the panel tentatively increased its property tax rate by some 20 percent for the coming fiscal year, which starts October 1, to ensure the authority will have enough revenue in the future to meet its legal obligations and handle the surprise revenue reductions from what the tax collectors office says was a software glitch that was fixed in March by replacing the software. The tentative tax rate may be lowered in the future, but it cannot be raised, per state law. Board members described the move as setting a ceiling for the tax rate, noting that its their intention to reduce it if revenue and expense estimates for 2014-15 dont change substantially between now and Septembers two public hearings on the final budget and tax rate. At the proposed tax rate, a property valued at $150,000 with a $50,000 homestead exemption, would owe $130 in hospital authority levies. The rate would generate about some $170,000 more than the current year. In other business, the hospital authority received an audit report from its accountant Clay Lyons for the 2012-13 fiscal year. His audit shows the authoritys net assets dropped about $37,000 during that year. The board also heard from Dennis Markos, chief executive officer of Baker County Medical Services, on the current financial condition of the nonprofit organization. He said the value of the orga nization rose about $150,000 of 2013 and May of this year. The year has gone fairly well, said Mr. Markos, add ing that the new Rural Health Clinic opened this year is seeing more patients each month.BCHA has reserves to cover overpaymentLoitering couple had pills and pot Darryl Gris Send payment to Kay Stewart at 16150 Crews Rd., Glen St. Mary, FL. 32040. For more info. call 904-955-3645. Deadline for payment is July 17.


Page 8 T B C P ursday, July 17, 2014 LEGA L NOTICES NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Baker County District School Board will hold the following public hearing on Monday, July 21, 2014, at the District School Board Room located at 270 South Boulevard East, Macclenny, Florida, beginning at 5:00 p.m. The following items will be considered at the public hearing: 2.02 Organization, Membership and Officers of the Board 2.16 Prohibiting Discrimination, Including Sexual and Other Forms of Harassment 2.18 Strategic Planning 2.20 Wellness Program 4.01 Student Progression Plan 4.02 The Curriculum 4.013 Academic Acceleration 4.017 Early High School Graduation 4.06 Student Clubs and Organizations 4.09 Athletics 4.22 Participation of Home Education, Private School and Virtual School Students in Extracurricular Activities 5.03 Student Assignment 5.101 Bullying, Threats and Harassment 5.17 Student Injuries 5.30 Special Dietary Needs 6.35 option 2 Use of Sick Leave by Family Members or Employees 6.53 Suspension with Partial or No Pay 7.06 School Food Service Funds 8.22 Safety Belts 8.24 Meal Patterns 8.25 Free and Reduced Price Meals 8.251 Summer Nutrition Program 8.255 School Breakfast Program 8.400 Sale Price of Meals The public is invited and encouraged to attend. The documents will be available for preview on Monday through Thursday (8:30 a.m. 3:00 p.m.) at the Superintendents Office located at 270 South Boulevard East, Macclenny, Florida beginning Wednesday, June 11, 2014. You may also access the document on our district website at www.baker. Sherrie Raulerson Superintendent of Schools 6/19-7/17c IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 13000200CAMXAX JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO BANK ONE N.A., Plaintiff, vs. MELVIN JACKSON, et al, Defendant(s). __________________________/ NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN Pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated June 30, 2014, and entered in Case No. 13000200CAMXAX of the Cir cuit Court of the Eighth Judicial Circuit in and for Baker County, Florida in which JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., successor by merger to Bank One N.A., is the Plaintiff and Melvin T. Jackson, Tenant # 1 NKA SANDRA TYSON, Tenant # 2 NKA WADE TYSON, THE UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF MELVIN JACKSON, are defendants, the Baker County Clerk of the Circuit Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash in/ on ALL SALES WILL BE HELD AT THE FRONT DOOR OF THE COURTHOUSE, 339 E. MACCLENNY AVE., MACCLENNY, FL 32063. THE SUCCESSFUL BIDDER MUST PAY AT LEAST 5% OF THE SUCCESSFUL BID BY CASH OR CASHIERS CHECK AT THE TIME OF THE SALE. THE REMAINING BID AMOUNT MUST BE TENDERED BY 4:00PM ON THE DAY OF THE SALE BY CASH OR CASHIERS CHECK ONLY., Baker County, Florida at 11:00AM on the 28th day of August, 2014, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment of Foreclosure: LOT 6, BLOCK B, WILLIAM KNABB ADDITION TO THE TOWN OF MACCLENNY, FLORIDA, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGE 24, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA. A/K/A 520 QUAIL LANE, MACCLENNY, FL 32063 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must le a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated in Baker County, Florida this 10th day of July, 2014. Al Fraser Clerk of Court Baker County, Florida By: Julie B. Combs Deputy Clerk Albertelli Law Attorney for Plaintiff P.O. Box 23028 Tampa, FL 33623 (813) 221-4743 (813) 221-9171 facsimile eService: 7/17-24c Notice is hereby given: Archie Williams Jr Last known address of: 7487 S SR 121 Macclenny, FL 32063 You are hereby notified that your eligibility to vote is in question. You are required to contact the Supervisor of Elections, in Macclenny, Florida, no later than thirty (30) days after the date of this publishing. Failure to respond will result in a determination of ineligibility by the Supervisor and your name will be removed from the statewide voter registration system. If further assistance is needed, contact the Supervisor of Elections at the below listed address or call 904-259-6339. Nita D. Crawford Baker County Supervisor of Elections P.O. BOX 505 Macclenny, Florida, 32063 7/17c A, R&R, Inc. 11837 N SR 121 Macclenny, FL 32063 The following vehicle will be sold at public auction on August 1, 2014 at 10 am at A, R&R, Inc. 11837 N SR 121, Macclenny, FL 32063: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer Vin# 4M2ZU55P2WUJ47589 7/17c IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 02-2014-CA-000094 WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A. Plaintiff, v. THE UNKNOWN HEIRS, GRANTEES, DEVISEES, LIENORS, TRUSTEES, AND CREDITORS OF MILDRED S. BOWLING, DECEASED, ET AL. Defendants. __________________________/ NOTICE OF ACTION TO: THE UNKNOWN HEIRS, GRANTEES, DEVISEES, LIENORS, TRUSTEES, AND CREDITORS OF MILDRED S. BOWLING, DECEASED, AND ALL CLAIMANTS, PERSONS OR PARTIES, NATURAL OR CORPORATE, AND WHOSE EXACT LEGAL STATUS IS UNKNOWN, CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST MILDRED S. BOWLING, DECEASED, OR ANY OF THE HEREIN NAMED OR DESCRIBED DEFENDANTS OR PARTIES CLAIMING TO HAVE ANY RIGHT, TITLE OR INTEREST IN AND TO THE PROPERTY HEREIN DESCRIBED Current residence unknown, but whose last known address was: 487 ISLAMORADA DR S MACCLENNY, FL 32063 YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in Baker County, Florida, to-wit: LOT 59, CYPRESS POINTE, UNIT 1, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 3, PAGES 90 THROUGH 92, INCLUSIVE, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on DOUGLAS C. ZAHM, P.A., Plaintiffs attorney, whose address is 12425 28th Street North, Suite 200, St. Petersburg, FL 33716, on or before August 7, 2014 or within thirty (30) days after the first publication of this Notice of Action, and file the original with the Clerk of this Court at 339 East Macclenny Avenue, Macclenny, FL 32063, either before service on Plaintiffs attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise, a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint petition. WITNESS my hand and seal of the Court on this 7th day of July, 2014. Al Fraser Clerk of the Circuit Court By: Tabitha Addison Deputy Clerk DOUGLAS C. ZAHM, P.A., 12425 28th Street North, Suite 200, St. Petersburg, FL 33716 IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT, PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES NEEDING A SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHOULD CONTACT COURT ADMINISTRATION, AT BAKER COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 339 EAST MACCLENNY AVE., MACCLENNY, FL 32063, TELEPHONE 904259-8113, NOT LATER THAN (7) DAYS PRIOR TO THE PROCEEDING. IF HEARING IMPAIRED, TDD 1-800-955-8771, OR VOICE (V) 1-800-955-8770, VIA FLORIDA RELAY SERVICE. 7/17-24c IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION Case 02-2013-CA-000126-CAAX-MX Division: Civil Division GREEN TREE SERVICING LLC Plaintiff, vs. NORMAN K. GREEN, II A/K/A NORMAN KENNETH GREEN, II, et al. Defendant(s), __________________________/ NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to a Final Summary Judgment of Foreclosure entered in the above-styled case, I will sell the property located in BAKER County, Florida, described as: LOT 4, BLOCK A, MACCLENNY II, UNIT II, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGES 64 AND 65, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA. Property address: 4162 Hickory St Macclenny, FL 32063 at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, by electronic sale at EAST DOOR OF THE BAKER COUNTY COURTHOUSE, MACCLENNY, FLORIDA 32063, beginning at 11:00 AM on September 4, 2014. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens, must le a claim within 60 days after the sale. Witness, my hand and seal of this court on the 9th day of July, 2014. Al Fraser CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT By Deputy Clerk Law Ofces of Daniel C. Consuegra 9204 King Palm Drive Tampa, FL 33619-1328 Attorneys for Plaintiff AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES (ADA) REQUESTS FOR ACCOMMODATIONS FOR NOTICE OF COURT PROCEEDINGS: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Ms. Jan Phillips, ADA Coordinator, Alachua County Family and Civil Justice Center, 201 East University Avenue, Room 410, Gainesville, FL 32601 at (352) 337-6237 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. If you are deaf or hard of hearing and require an ASL interpreter or an assisted listening device to participate in a proceeding, please contact the Court Interpreter Program at 7/17-24c Anderson Quality ROOFING Metal Reroofs & Roof Repairs Shingle Reroofs & RepairsYour hometown contractor! FREE ESTIMATESLIC.#CCC13302742593300IN GOD WE TRUST. LICENSED & INSUREDLIC.#CBC1259558LLC IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 02-2013-CA-000086 FEDERAL NATIONAL MORTGAGE ASSOCIATION (FANNIE MAE), A CORPORATION ORGANIZED AND EXISTING UNDER THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ITS SUCCESSORS AND/OR ASSIGNS Plaintiff, v. ROBERT JOSEPH RICHTER JR. A/K/A ROBERT JOSEPH RICHTER A/K/A ROBERT J. RICHTER; ROBERT RICHTER; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF ROBERT JOSEPH RICHTER JR. A/K/A ROBERT JOSEPH RICHTER A/K/A ROBERT J. RICHTER; UNKNOWN TENANT 1; UNKNOWN TENANT 2; AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST THE ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANT(S), WHO (IS/ARE) NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIM AS HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES, SPOUSES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; DISCOVER BANK Defendants. __________________________/ NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to the Summary Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered on June 26, 2014, in this cause, in the Circuit Court of Baker County, Florida, the clerk shall sell the property situated in Baker County, Florida, described as: PARCEL 1: LOT 28A, RIVERVIEW ACRES, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGE 68, IN THE CURRENT PUBLIC RECORDS OF BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA. PARCEL 2: ALL THAT CERTAIN TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND BEING A PORTION OF GOVERNMENT LOT 4, SECTION 28, TOWNSHIP 1 NORTH, RANGE 21 EAST, BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA, AND BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: FOR A POINT OF REFERENCE, COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHWESTERLY CORNER OF SAID GOVERNMENT LOT 4 AND RUN N 89`54 E, ALONG THE SOUTHERLY LINE OF SAID SECTION 28, A DISTANCE OF 1214.55 FEET TO POINT ON THE EASTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF STATE ROAD NO. 120 (AS ESTABLISHED FOR AN 80-FOOT R/W); FOR THE POINT OF BEGINNING. FROM THE POB THUS DESCRIBED, RUN N 20`09 E ALONG SAID EASTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE, A DISTANCE OF 498.94 FEET TO A POINT AT THE NORTHERLY END OF PAVEMENT OF SAID STATE ROAD NO. 120; RUN THENCE S 66`06 E, A DISTANCE OF 270 FEET, MORE OR LESS, TO THE WESTERLY BANK OF THE ST. MARYS RIVER; RUN THENCE IN A SOUTHERLY DIRECTION, ALONG THE MEANDERINGS OF SAID WESTERLY BANK OF ST. MARYS RIVER, A DISTANCE OF 400 FEET, MORE OR LESS, TO A POINT THAT BEARS N 89`54 E, 250 FEET, MORE OR LESS FROM THE POB; RUN THENCE S 89`54 W, A DISTANCE OF 250 FEET, MORE OR LESS TO THE POB; A/K/A LOT 28B, RIVERVIEW ACRES, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGE 68, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA. PART OF SAID DESCRIBED PROPERTY BEING SUBJECT TO FLOOD WATERS. TOGETHER WITH THAT 1997 DOUBLEWIDE MOBILE HOME, VIN NUMBERS FLHMLCF68015340A AND FLHMLCF68015340B, TITLE NUMBERS 71721792 AND 71721791. a/k/a 10114 COUNTY ROAD 120, SANDERSON, FL 32087-2850 at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, at the front door of the Baker County Courthouse, 339 E. Macclenny Avenue, Macclenny, FL 32063, on September 4, 2014 beginning at 11:00 AM. If you are a person claiming a right to funds remaining after the sale, you must le a claim with the clerk no later than 60 days after the sale. If you fail to le a claim you will not be entitled to any remaining funds. Dated this 9th day of July, 2014. Al Fraser Clerk of the Circuit Court By: Julie B. Combs Deputy Clerk DOUGLAS C. ZAHM, P.A. 12425 28TH STREET NORTH, SUITE 200 ST. PETERSBURG, FL 33716 EFILING@DCZAHM.COM Fax No. (727) 539-1094 IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT, PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES NEEDING A SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHOULD CONTACT COURT ADMINISTRATION, AT BAKER COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 339 EAST MACCLENNY AVE., MACCLENNY, FL 32063, TELEPHONE 904259-8113, NOT LATER THAN (7) DAYS PRIOR TO THE PROCEEDING. IF HEARING IMPAIRED, TDD 1-800-955-8771, OR VOICE (V) 1-800-955-8770, VIA FLORIDA RELAY SERVICE. 7/17-24c IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 8TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA. CASE No. 13000131CA NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC D/B/A CHAMPION MORTGAGE COMPANY, Plaintiff, vs. COLE, MARY LOU, et. al., Defendants. ___________________________/ NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order or Final Judgment entered in Case No. 13000131CA of the Circuit Court of the 8TH Judicial Circuit in and for BAKER County, Florida, wherein, NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC D/B/A CHAMPION MORTGAGE COMPANY, Plaintiff, and, COLE, MARY LOU, et. al., are Defendants, I will sell to the highest bidder for cash at, Main entrance, 339 E. Macclenny Ave., Macclenny, FL 32063, FL, at the hour of 11:00 AM, on the 28th day of August, 2014 the following described property: PART OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF SECTION 29, TOWNSHIP 2 SOUTH, RANGE 22 EAST, BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA, AND BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF SAID NORTHWEST 1/4 OF THE SOUTHWEST 1/4; THENCE SOUTH 01 DEG 04 00 WEST ON THE WEST LINE OF SAID SECTION 29, A DISTANCE OF 201.55 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE SOUTH 01 DEG 04 00 WEST ON SAID WEST LINE, 99.35 FEET TO A POINT ON THE EASTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF STATE ROAD NO. S-23-A (AN 80 FOOT RIGHT OF WAY AS NOW ESTABLISHED); SAID POINT LYING ON A CURVE CONCAVE WESTERLY AND HAVING A RADIUS OF 1949.6 FEET; THENCE SOUTHERLY AROUND SAID CURVE A CHORD BEARING AND A DISTANCE OF SOUTH 08 DEG 06 24 EAST, 31.06 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 88 DEG 26 18 EAST, 517.25 FEET; THENCE NORTH 00 DEG 56 36 EAST, 260.37 FEET; THENCE NORTH 84 DEG 44 42 WEST, 80.0 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 03 DEG 08 48 WEST, 135.52; THENCE NORTH 88 DEG 26 54 WEST, 437.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. LESS AND EXCEPT THAT CERTAIN PARCEL MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 82, PAGE 477; AND ALSO LESS AND EXCEPT THAT CERTAIN PARCEL DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 42 PAGE 427 AND ALSO LESS AND EXCEPT THAT CERTAIN PARCEL RECORDED IN INSTRUMENT #2000-3814, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. DATED this 9th day of July, 2014. AL FRASER Clerk Circuit Court By: Julie B. Combs Deputy Clerk GREENSPOON MARDER, P.A., 100 West Cypress Creek Road Trade Centre South, Suite 700 Fort Lauderdale, Fl 33309 954-491-1120 IMPORTANT If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the Clerk of the Courts disability coordinator at 339 E. MACCLENNY AVENUE, MACCLENNY, FL 32063, 850747-5141. at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. 7/17-24c IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BAKER COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO. 02-2012-CA-000122 DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY, AS TRUSTEE OF THE HOME EQUITY MORTGAGE LOAN ASSET-BACKED TRUST SERIES INABS 2006-E, HOME EQUITY MORTGAGE LOAN ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES INABS 2006-E UNDER THE POOLING AND SERVICING AGREEMENT DATED DEC 1, 2006 Plaintiff, vs. James Ferguson, et al, Defendants __________________________/ NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order or Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated June 30, 2014, and entered in Case No. 02-2012-CA-000122 of the Circuit Court of the EIGHTH Judicial Circuit in and for Baker County, Florida, wherein DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY, AS TRUSTEE OF THE HOME EQUITY MORTGAGE LOAN ASSETBACKED TRUST SERIES INABS 2006-E, HOME EQUITY MORTGAGE LOAN ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES INABS 2006-E UNDER THE POOLING AND SERVICING AGREEMENT DATED DEC 1, 2006 is the Plaintiff and Hunters Ridge Property Owners Association, Inc, Rachael Ferguson Aka Rachel Ferguson, James Ferguson, the Defendants, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash inside of the courthouse in the lobby of the main entrance, Baker County Clerk of Court, Attn: Recording 339 East Macclenny Ave., Macclenny, FL 32063 at 11:00 A.M. on the 4th day of September, 2014, the following described property as set forth in said Order of Final Judgment, to wit: Lot 38 Of Hunters Ridge At Glen Plantation According To The Plat Thereof As Recorded In Plat Book 3, Page 74 Of The Public Records Of Baker County, Florida IF YOU ARE A PERSON CLAIMING A RIGHT TO FUNDS REMAINING AFTER THE SALE, YOU MUST FILE A CLAIM WITH THE CLERK OF COURT NO LATER THAN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. IF YOU FAIL TO FILE A CLAIM, YOU WILL NOT BE ENTITLED TO ANY REMAINING FUNDS. AFTER 60 DAYS, ONLY THE OWNER OF RECORD AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MAY CLAIM THE SURPLUS. DATED at Baker County, Florida, this 11th day of July, 2014. Al Fraser, Clerk Baker County, Florida By: Tabitha Addison Deputy Clerk In accordance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, persons in need of a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding shall, within seven (7) days prior to any proceeding, contact the Administrative Office of the Court, Baker County, 339 E. Macclenny Avenue, Suite 113, Macclenny, FL 32063, Telephone (904) 259-8113, via Florida Relay Service. 7/17-24cJOEL ADDINGTONMANAGING EDITOR reporter@bakercountypress.comNewly-released preliminary school grades for Baker Coun ty Middle School and Keller Intermediate School show no change from last year when they earned a B-grade and Dgrade, respectively. The preliminary grade for the whole district also re mained a C, though the high schools grade, to be released in the fall, could alter the districts overall label. But Westside Elementary received its first-ever preliminary school grade this year, and it was a whopper an A-grade. Superintendent Sherrie Raulerson explained that a tweak by the state that took effect this year reduced the minimum number of students who needed to demonstrate learn ing gains in both reading and math for a particular school to be eligible for a school grade, from 30 students to 10 stu dents. But because students first take FCAT tests in the third grade, which is the highest grade at the districts two elementary schools, enough of them have to be retained and retested as third graders again the following year for gains to show up. That means that Westside Elementary had at least 10 retained third grade students in both reading and math that had previous third grade FCAT scores and/or third grade Florida Alternate Assessment scores, said the superinten dent. This is the only way a gains score may be obtained. The unusual circumstance may not repeat itself in future years, however. Mrs. Raulerson said Westside may not have enough stu dents retained next year for a school grade to be issued, and the same uncertainty applies to Macclenny Elementary, which did not have the minimum 10 students retained and retested. While the middle school and Keller Intermediate were handed the same school grades they were given last year, both schools improved their numerical scores, a sign of progress in certain areas used to calculate the overall school grade. The middle school improved Mrs. Raulerson said is very exciting and confirms that instructional emphasis at the school, specifically in writing, resulted in an increase of student achievement. Last year, just 42 percent of students passed the writing FCAT compared to 61 percent this year. BCMS, as a B-school for the second year in a row after several years of being labeled an A-school, is on par with about 15 percent of schools statewide with the same grade for 2014. Most middle schools in Florida, schools this year. Kellers score, meanwhile, jumped by 34 points. The superintendent called the change remarkable. Supporting data files for the preliminary grades have not been released to the school district yet, Mrs. Raulerson said, but a very deep data review for all of our schools is forthcom ing to inform future school improvement efforts. Keller reached B-school status for the first time in five until 2010-11 when it dropped to a D-grade for the first time since 2001-02. It is now among 255 elementary schools state wide with the same grade, which is 14 percent of all elementary schools in Florida. In other school news, the annual shifting of leadership at various schools has taken place with a handful of administrators moving into new positions for the 2014-15 school year. They are: Doug Register, who was an assistant principal at Macclen ny Elementary, was moved to the same position at the middle school. Gary Pelham, a middle school assistant principal, will take over a physical education (PE) position at the same school. He requested the transfer, the districts human resources director Robin Mobley said. Lynn Green will move from an elementary instructional coach at Westside to an assistant principal job there. Jamie Johnson, as previously reported by The Press, is replacing the retiring Gail Griffis as principal at Keller. A Macclenny woman was arrested on July 10 for felony child abuse after she admitted to a county deputy that she and a friend smoked marijuana in the presence of her two small children. Peggy Elliot, 21, was interviewed at her apartment in Baker Manor on South 6th St. that evening following a complaint by her livein boyfriend Christopher Reddel, 23, who is also the father of their children ages one and seven weeks. He called the police after smelling marijuana smoke upon entering the unit. Deputy John Minkel said he initially confronted Alyssa Graves, 22, of Macclenny after Mr. Reddel informed him she and a male companion left the apartment about 8 pm and were walking north on Sixth St. Ms. Graves also admitted to smoking pot in the apartment, but said the children were in another room. She admitted to buying the drug earlier and bringing it there. Her male friend was not present and was not charged. Ms. Elliot was then interviewed and said her children were in the living room when she and Ms. Graves smoked the drug from a glass pipe that they then stashed under a mattress. The pipe belonged to Ms. Graves and she was charged with possession of paraphernalia. Mr. Reddel took the children to his mothers in Jacksonville and the incident was reported to the Department of Children and Families. Peggy ElliotA for Westside; others stay staticMom is arrested for smoking pot near kids ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS Meetings Mon., Wed. & Fri. at 8 pm 8981 S. SR 228 Macc.Call Wanda 904-994-7750 NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS Meetings Tuesday & Thursday at 6:45 7:45 pm Baker County Health Department


ursday, July 17, 2014 T B C P Page 9 Treatment rooms are private and con dential. Who needs dental insurance? www.macclennydentalclub.com653-3333 571 S. 6th StreetDerrick Carter, D.M.D.WE HAVE A BETTER PLAN!MacclennyDentalSmileClub.com3 plans to t your needs, ALL with NO annual limits, NO waiting period, NO deductible, NO exclusions, NO missing tooth clause, NO calendar year max, NO waiting to verify coverage and NEVER see an increase in your monthly cost If elected, I vow to give $10K for Kids to the office of the superintendent to be allocated for our children in the classroom. This donation will be made publicly the night I am sworn into office of Baker County School Board. Together we can give back to our schools! Together we can give back to our schools! Elect PAULSCAMMACCAfor Baker County School Board District 4Paid political advertisement paid for and approved by Paul Scammacca for School Board District 4. Woodlawn Kennels Quality Professional Care Private Spacious Indoor/Outdoor RunsComplete Bath, De-flea & Groom ....... $20-$25 Bath, De-flea & Nails Clip . . . . . . $10-$15 Boarding (per actual day).................. $5-$10 Friday, July 18th 9am to 6pmSaturday, July 19th 10am to 4pmAt Baker Guns & Gold Pawn1159 S. 6th Street Macclenny 904.259.7800 4 First Baptist Church of Cuyler will be having VBSJuly 21-24 at 6pmThis years theme will be Agency D3. Everyone welcome! For more info. call 945-0182. THE CLASS OF 1964 IS PLANNING A 50TH CLASS REUNION FOR A UGUST 23RD. If interested please contact 1 of the following by July 25th: Tommy Hunter 259-7393, Tina Rhoden 259-3804, or Phyllis Barton Lewis 259-6894. baker County School Board and Career & Adult Education Center are offering art sessions for adults 18 years & older Free Art Sessions beginning August 18 on mondays & Wednesdays at 523 W. Minnesota Ave., Macclenny The Beauty of Drawing Historic Painting Group Acrylic PaintingSessions include live demonstrations and all necessary supplies. Pre-registration is required and begins Monday, July 28. Seating is limited. For more information, contact: Ann Watts, M. Ed., Director, Career & Adult Education, 904-259-0403 JON SHUMAKE jonshu@live.comHolly Mann is a self-described family person, and now the 43-year-old Macclenny woman must count on a family member to receive the kidney transplant she needs to live. A potential donor arose after her fathers death in February in the form of a cousin from Missouri she hadnt seen in nearly 40 years. She saw him for the first time in decades at her fathers funeral, and they were confirmed to be a blood match only a few months later. Even though daddys dead, hes still taking care of me, Mrs. Mann said. We wouldnt have been in contact if not for his death. Mrs. Mann was diagnosed with stage-five kidney disease seven years ago, which has left her kidneys functioning at less than 10 percent. As a result of the disease, she also suffers from orthostatic hypertension, a condition where she has high blood pressure when standing, and is anemic. The average lifespan for a person with complete kidney failure is two to five years, she said, but a transplant would allow her to return to many of the activities she used to enjoy. Before her diagnosis, Mrs. Mann loved spending time doing anything outdoors, espe cially on the water fishing and swimming. She was a volunteer with the Baker County Little League and spent four years as the leagues treasurer. Mrs. Mann also loves spending time with her family, but the disease has left her limited with what she can do with hers. It affects every part of your life, Mrs. Mann said. You get really fatigued. It just wears on your family life because you dont feel like doing a lot. She was referred to the Mayo Clinic after diabetes caused her to be dehydrated, and the clinic got the situation under control. Mrs. Mann, who said she is ready for dialysis at any time, was also placed on the clinics kidney transplant list at the be ginning of the year. She posted information about being a donor on Facebook in May and her cousin, James Curtner, reached out to her in a message shortly after asking about how to get tested. She got Mr. Curtner in contact with the Mayo Clinic, which sent him orders to get his blood tested, and the test revealed the two were a blood match. The test came at a perfect time for Mrs. Mann, who is about to become a grandmother for the first time. I was overwhelmed that somebody actually offered that, she said. It gave me a new lease on life because I have a new grandson on the way. I will do anything for my family. Knowing that I have a baby in my life that I can love is overwhelming. Following the match, Mr. Curtner will be coming in August for further testing that includes EKGs, stress tests and kidney function testing, among other examinations. The family is currently trying to raise $3,000 to pay for the aspects of the testing that insurance wont cover. The family raised about $1,200 in the weeks leading up to Mrs. Manns benefit trail ride July 12 at St. Marys Shoals Park through donations and selling raffle tickets. Even though only seven horseback riders showed up for the benefit ride due to poor weather, they raised $300. The low turnout also put the scheduled silent auction on hold. It will now be held on Facebook on the Baker County Virtual Yard Sale site. Mrs. Manns husband, Melvin Mann Jr., is also working with Extreme Outdoors for a gun raffle for $10 a ticket to continue raising money to cover any costs. Finding ways to raise money has been stressful, her family said, but it is well worth it to fund the testing. Weve always been easy going and not asking people for help, so its a different situation to go through, her mother Par Curtner said. In addition to the fund raisers, a donation account has been created at the Vystar Credit Union. Donations can be made to the Holly Mann donation account or by using the account number 7504744500. But not everyone has donated money in the traditional way. She found a mysterious gift of $120 in her familys truck left by an anonymous person, and its moments like those that make her thankful for all the support the community has shown her, she said. Its the little deeds people do to let me know theyre thinking of me means a lot, Mrs. Mann said. I love this town. Thats what a little town is all about. They come together to take care of you. Pinning her hopes on cousins kidney PHOTO BY JON SHUM A KE Holly Mann and her husband Melvin Mann Jr. at their home early this week.


Page 10 T B C P ursday, July 17, 2014JON SHUMAKESPORTS EDITOR jonshu@live.comWith hunting season rapidly approaching, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission made several major changes to regulations that run through June 30, 2015, and ers when the seasons begin. The alteration that will most ing turkey season, which starts September 17 for both archery and crossbow, as the daily bag limit on private property has increased to two birds. The season limit for both the fall and spring seasons will stay at two turkeys, and now hunters are able to reach their limit in a single day. The daily limit for turkeys in Wildlife Manage ment Areas (WMA) remains at one, however hunters can harWMAs on the same day. Bobcat hunting season on private lands has also been ex tended by a month statewide and will run from December 1 through March 31. At the Osceola WMA, deer dogs may be trained from October 25 through November 3 in the dog hunt area from a half hour before sunrise to a half hour after sunset. There is also a proposed change to Zone C, which Baker County falls into, regarding Deer Management Units (DMUs). The FCW gathered information on deer popula tion management, antlerless deer take opportunities, antler regulations, bag limits and other deer issues to help design DMU management goals and objectives. The FWC hosted three webinars and eight public meetings throughout Zones B and C, and a summary report will be available later in the summer at Technical Assistant Group (TAGs), which are made up by members of the public, will review all available public comments and make recommendations on the DMUs within the zones. Normandeau Associates, a third-party vendor, will de velop a summery report to the commission later this summer. Other significant changes have also been made, but they the countys hunters. The most notable of these changes is the boundary line between hunt ing zones A and C has been adjusted. The boundary line used to be State Road 70, but it now southern Florida. The change was made due to the areas deer breeding period being more in line with those in Zone C than A, according to the FWC. When it comes to fishing, there arent any major changes Baker County. There is, howevlarge mouth bass, and only one total length. With these changes in mind, the dates for hunting are as follows: Deer Archery (A): September 13 -October 12, Crossbow (C): September 13 October 12 and October 13 17, Muzzleloading Gun (M): October 18 31, General Gun (D): November 1 January 18. Fall Turkey: A: September 13 October 12, C: September 13 October 17, M: October 18 31, D: November 1 December 28. Quail: A: September 13 October 12, C: September 13 October 17, M: October 18 31, D: November 8 March 1. Gray Squirrel: A: September 13 October 10, C: September 13 October 10. Spring Turkey: Youth: March 14 and 15, Spring Turkey Season: March 21 April 26 Bobcat and Otter: Decem ber 1 through March 31 by all loaders, crossbows, bows and pistols. Otter: December 1 through guns, muzzleloaders, crossbows, bows and pistols Wild Hog: Year-round by zleloaders, crossbows, bows and pistols. Hunting license not required. May be trapped but cannot be transported alive without permit from the Florida Department of Agriculture. Rabbit: Year-round for all loaders, crossbows, bows and pistols. Raccoon, Opossum, Coyote, Beaver, Skunk and Nutria: Year-round by all legal ricrossbows, bows and pistols. Deer-dog training: September 22 October 16. The seasons for hunting at the Osceola WMA are: Archery: September 20 October 12. Muzzleloading: October 18 25. General Gun: November 8 16 and November 17 January 4. Fox, Raccoon, Opossum and Bobcat: November 8 March 1. Small Game: January 5 March 1. Trapping: January 5 March 1. 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Macclenny Ave. (across from CVS)July 17from 6-8 pmRefreshments will be provided.I am your county commissioner and I want to hear your views.ADAMGIDDENSCounty Commissioner District 4Re-ElectYOU! rr rfnt b n b rnb nnn fnt rb tbrb rbrn r rr rr tr r rn tnr br r Photos by Joel AddingtonIllusionist combines magic and readingIllusionist Louie Mabrey (above), aka the Great Loudini, mixed a healthy dose of magic and reading during his hour-long show at the Womans Club in front of a packed crowd of kids, including Kate Barber, 5, of Glen St. Mary (above left), as part of the Emily Taber librarys ongoing summer children se ries. The free programs combine educational lessons with fun entertainment and activities for kids once a week through July 29. Mr. Mabreys act featured slight of hand tricks, colorful prop illusions and, of course, a rabbit, which appeared to materialize out of thin air from under an empty box at the end of the show. The next program, with cotton candy, will be July 22 at 10 a.m. New rules in place for hunt seasons ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS Meetings Mon., Wed. & Fri. at 8 pm | 8981 S. SR 228 Macclenny


Page 11 T B C P ursday, July 17, 2014JON SHUMAKESPORTS EDITOR jonshu@live.comThe Wildcat football team stayed busy during the sum mer break with a three-team seven-on-seven drill July 15 at Santa Fe High School in Alachua County that also involved Hamilton County. The three squads rotated playing time as a team would series before sitting one out. The break kept the Cats fresh and it led to one of their best practices of the summer, head coach Tom MacPherson said. Going against two other teams also helped the players get a better understanding of their own concepts as they were each time they stepped on the ent schemes in the same hourand-a-half long period, coach MacPherson said. It was a good chance to go back and forth between concepts. On ent coverages that we liked. It was good for the quarterbacks to see why we like certain things versus certain coverages and see what things will be open and where we want to go. comers stood out during the drills. Incoming freshman Seth Paige continued having a productive summer at wide re ceiver and coach MacPherson is expecting the young player to contribute in the fall. Each time we play he does things a little bit better, he said. Hes been a big part of A nother fresh face who made an impact catching the ball out of the backfield was junior tailback Jarvis Desue, who recently transferred from Bradford County. Desue is a welcome addition to Baker experience to a position that previously lacked it and has a good shot to start, the head coach said. The defense was able to get past its coverage issues and didnt allow many deep passes, which was a problem for the unit in previous drills. The Cats were able to hold Santa Fe and Hamilton County to underneath throws and coach MacPherson pointed out corhis impressive play during the day. With the great practice in Santa Fe behind them, the Cats now turn their attention to the week-long Fellowship of Christian Athletes camp at Stetson University beginning on July 21. At the camp, the linemen will get some time to work on their technique for the first time in months as the squad will take part in more team reps and 11-on-11 drills. The camp will also give the Cats the chance to work on the entire team instead of just focusing on the passing attack. Now we have to try putting it all together, coach MacPherson said. Were going to work on running the ball and defending the run as opposed to all passing game. The Cats will return home for normal practices July 28, and will take part in the High School Media Day at EverBank Field the same day. ELECT Jack BAKER III for CLERK OF COURTS Committed, Competent, Conservative Paid by Jack Baker III, Republican, for Baker County Clerk of Courts. I AMCommitted to serving ALL the people of Baker county Committed to providing 5 star service to all customers Committed to God Committed to family Committed to my country Committed to Baker CountyCommitted.My name is Jack Baker III, the guiding principles in my life are Faith, Family, and Community.People who know me, know that I have the ability, skills, and knowledge to perform the tasks as the Baker County Clerk of Courts. It is my great hope that by the end of my campaign, the people who do not yet know me will feel the same way.COMMITTED | COMPETENT | CONSERVATIVE VOTESTACIEHARVEYfor CLERK OF COURTS 1 2 3 11 19 26 I have the EXPERIENCE that matters! Experience that you can trust!Political advertisement paid for and approved by Stacie Harvey, Democrat, for Clerk for Court. Its all about the numbers! JOEL ADDINGTONMANAGING EDITOR reporter@bakercountypress.comIt was day two at Sydni McDuffies lemonade stand on Macclenny Avenue downtown and she was already $45.50 in the black. Her bright yellow jug of lemonade, an array of cookies and hand-made jewelry fashioned from Krazy Loom were spread out on a table in front of a large sign advertising her venture to passersby. She was staked out in front of her familys bail bonds business the morning of July 15, a repeat of her routine from four days before. She didnt want to be bored all summer but she wanted the money to go to charity, explained her father, Vince McDuffie, shortly after two deputy clerks from the courthouse nearby picked up a few refreshments on their break. I wanted to do this for backto-school supplies, said the She plans to donate her proceeds to the school district, which has a school supply drive each year prior to the start of school in August. She was assisted by 7-year-old Asher Jay, who was in charge of dispens ing the lemonade. The cookies and lemonade sold for 50 cents each, but you can grab four cookies for $1 or two cups of lemonade for the same price. Supplies were purchased locally to make the lemonade and bake some 100 cookies in three varieties chocolate chip, oatmeal raisin and lemon. Ms. McDuffie intends to man her lemonade stand a few days each week this summer anything to get out of the house. Im always bored at the house just watching TV, said the youth. PHOTO BY JOEL ADDINGTON Sydni McDue fetches lemonade cups for Asher Jay to ll on Tuesday.Cashing in on lemonade bizNew faces stepping up for Wildcats NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS Meetings Tuesday & Thursday at 6:45 7:45 pm Baker County Health Department


Page12JULY 17, 2014 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 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 Rebecca LauramorePhone: 904-259-2213Sunday School: . . . . . 10:00 am Sunday Morning Service . 11:00 am Sunday Evening Service . . 6:00 pm Wednesday Night . . . . 7:30 pm .4 mile South of I-10 on CR 125Glen St. Mary, Florida rfn tbrf Saint Peters in the GlenANGLICAN CHURCH Community Full Gospel Church12664 Mud Lake Rd. Sunday School 10:00 am Sunday Morning 11:00 am Sunday Evening 6:00 pm Tuesday Evening 7:30 pm Pastor Tommy Richardson || 904-275-2949 First United Methodist Church 93 N. 5th St. (SR228) Macclenny, Fl ~ Sunday Worship 11amLoving GodLoving PeopleServing Our CommunityCome Join Us 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 pmDr. Roy Vining Mt. Zion N.C. Methodist Church rffntbPastor 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 rfrntbrCremation starting at $895 Burial Packages starting at $4,395 GUERRYFUNERAL HOME Burial Packages starting at $4,395 Cremation starting at $895 Cremation starting at $895 Cremation starting at $895 Cremation starting at $895 Burial Packages starting at $4,395 Burial Packages starting at $4,395 Burial Packages starting at $4,395 Cremation starting at $895 Burial Packages starting at $4,395 Burial Packages starting at $4,395 Burial Packages starting at $4,395 Cremation starting at $895 Burial Packages starting at $4,395 bbrr rf rfrfntbbtbntbbtbrr r f New Hope Church, Inc.23-A to Lauramore Rd. & Fairgrounds Rd.Sunday Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship 11:00 a.m. Evening Services 5:00 p.m. Wednesday Prayer Meeting 7:00 p.m.Pastor J. C. Lauramore welcomes all 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 523 North Boulevard W. | a few blocks north of Hwy. 90 in Macclenny Sheila Coren, 53, of St. George, GASheila Elaine Coren, 53, of St. George, GA died peacefully in her home on July 10, 2014. da, and was a talented poet, avid gardener and loved cooking. Her home and family were her heart. She was preceded in death by her father She is survived by her loving husband of 14 years, Brett Coren; daughter Sherri (Junior) Henley; mother and step-father Wanda and Junior Smith; sister Cheryl (Aubrey) Mapp; grandchildren Abigail and Aidan Henley; three nieces and two nephews. A memorial service was held Monday, July 14 at 11 am at Moniac tion will be by cremation. Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard Funeral Home in Folkston, GA. Sheila CorenFuneral Thursday for Dorothy CummingsDorothy Ann Condrate Cummings, 74, of Glen St. Mary died on July 12, 2014 at her residence with family by her side. She was born in Worcester, Massachusetts on March gela M. Talacka Condrate. Dorothy had been a resident of Macclenny for the past 35 years and attended St. Marys Catholic Church. She loved her family and enjoyed caring for them as a husband, watching Bravo and Syfy Network television channels, taking care of her animals and being the mascot for Terrys bowling team. Dorothy was preceded in death by her loving husband of 52 years, Arlan Al Francis Cummings. Mrs. Cummings is survived by her loving children Susan Zemenski of Jacksonville, Terry (Joe) Frazier of Glen St. Mary, Linda Brown of Macclenny and Mark (Jamie) Cummings of Orange Park; brothers Bobby and Ray Condrate and sister Charlotte Condrate; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 2 pm at her church with Father Slawomir as celebrant. Interment will follow at Macedonia Cemetery. The family will receive friends an hour prior to the Mass at the church. V. Todd Ferreira Funeral Services of Macclenny is in charge of arrangements. Dorothy CummingsWalter Davis, 69, was church bishopclenny, died unexpectedly on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at UF Health Jacksonville (Shands). Mr. Davis was born in Baker County to the late Lewis Owen and Sarah Lee Fish Davis. He was a graduate of Baker County High School and a veteran of the United States Army. Mr. Davis pastored numerous churches, served numerous missions all over the world and was at the time of his death a bishop with the Church of ing time with his family. He was preceded in death by brother Gilford Davis. Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Mrs. Carla Rewis Davis daughter Melissa Kissy Hicks (Ken) of St. George, GA; brothers Noah Davis (Ernestine) of Glen St. Mary, Russell Davis (Patricia) of Macclenny, Leonard Davis (Lorraine) of Glen St. Mary and Cecil Davis (Carol) of St. George; sister Sarah Nell Shelar (Gary) of Fernandina Beach; grandchildren Kenny Hicks, Kyle Davis, Kaitlyn Davis, Kellon Hicks and Sophia Davis; and numerous nieces and nephews. The funeral service will be conducted on Thursday, July 17 at 4 pm at the Christian Fellowship Temple with Rev. Dan Sturgill, pasat Cedar Creek Cemetery in Sanderson. Visitation with the family will be from 6-8 pm Wednesday evening at the Christian Fellow ship Temple. Guerry Funeral Home of Macclenny is in charge of arrangements. Walter DavisBill Haywood, 69, of Baldwin dies July 11 died on July 11, 2014 at the Acosta-Rua Care Center in Jacksonville with family by his side. He was born in Hartford, Connecticut on OcEsther Irene Seymour, and served his country in the U.S. Navy on the USS Raleigh Mr. Haywood was also a resident of Havana, FL, Ridgely, Maryland and spent his childhood in Miami. Bill was a fun-loving, happy man who loved his family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Bonnie Lynn Boardman. He is survived by sisters Betty Capps of Havana, Beverly Foley of League City, TX, Barbara (Jose) Leyva of Miami, Irene Garrettson (Larry Hurd) of Greensboro, MD, Susan Kelly of Roberta GA, Terry (Hal) Ruise of Baldwin; brother John (Linda) Haywood of Miami; step-daughter Tracey Kenoyer of Palm Bay, FL; numerous nieces and nephews he loved to tease. A private celebration of Bills life will be held at a later date in Miami. The family asks that memorial contributions be made to Community Hospice, 5450 Ramona, Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32205. William HaywoodPete Peters, 82, of Sanderson dies July 11Marshall Blaine Pete Peters, 82, of Sanderson, died on Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Select Specialty Hospital in Gainesville. He was born in Logansport, Indiana to the late Otto E. and Mary Alice Peters. Mr. Peters retired from the United States Navy and made Baker County Correctional and the Florida Department of and have family cookouts at his home. He was preceded in death by son Marshall Duane Peters. Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Mrs. Betty Jean Beasley Peters of Sanderson; sons Michael Peters of North Carolina, Paul Raulerson (Lora) of Lake City, Danny Raulerson (Vickie) and Robert Raulerson (Jessica), of Sanderson; daughters Kathy Evans and Millie Raulerson of Palatka and Robin Chapman (Wade) of Jack sonville; niece Brenda Mundy (Kevin); fourteen grandchildren and The funeral service was held on Tuesday, July 15 at 1 pm in the chapel of Guerry Funeral Home in Maccleny with Rev. Andy RegSanderson. Pete Peters ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS Meetings Mon., Wed. & Fri. at 8 pm 8981 S. SR 228 Macc. NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS Meetings Tuesday & Thursday at 6:45 7:45 pm Baker County Health Department


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Lomnick, 77, died on July 6, 2014, in central Florida to Benjamin Lomnick and Agnes Hightower Lomnick. He was a long-time resident of Macclenny and was an auto techni cian. He is survived by wife Melba Powell; daugh ters Cathy Sparks of Newberry, Patty Mennuti of Middleburg, Barbara Lomnick of Tampa and Betty Kinder of Bell; 11 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Allen LomnickGraveside service for Shelton PervisShelton William Pervis, 57, of Macclenny, died unexpectedly on Sunday, July 6, 2014 at St. Vincents Medical Center in Jackson ville. He was born in Kissimmee, Florida and lived most of his life in Baker County. He was preceded in death by his parents Ernest D. Pervis Sr. and Vertie Dugger. Survivors include son William A. Pervis of Jacksonville; brothers Thomas D. Pervis of Macclenny and Ernest Pervis Jr. of Starke; sister Virginia Boots Bennett of Starke; numerous nieces and neph ews. A graveside gathering and internment will be held on Thursday, July 17 at 10 am at Woodlawn Cemetery in Macclenny. Guerry Funeral Home of Macclenny is in charge of arrangements.Beverly Starling, 56, dietary directorBeverly Ann Starling, 56, of Macclenny, passed away on Monday, July 7, 2014 at Ed Fraser Memorial Hospital in Macclenny. She was born in Albany, Georgia to the late Edward and Eula Mae Butts Pearson. Mrs. Starling served as the dietary director at Ed Fraser Me morial Hospital and the Frank Wells Nursing she was helping others. She enjoyed cooking, traveling to the mountains of Tennessee and to Biloxi, Mississippi, watching Gator football and NASCAR. Beverlys love and compassion touched all of those around her, and she will be deeply missed. Survivors include her husband Greg Starling, Macclenny; siblings Marie Davis, Elise Glass, Gloria Burns, Randy Pearson and Cathy Williams, all of Georgia; brother and sister-in-law, Bill and Stacey Starling; longtime and close friend Lenor Rosier. A funeral service was conducted on Thursday, July 10 at 3 pm in the chapel of Guerry Funeral Home in Macclenny with Rev. AlMacclenny. Beverly StarlingService for Ms. Williams on July 21Kathryn Marie Williams, 55, of Jacksonville and formerly of Macclenny, died on July 6, 2014 in Jacksonville. A funeral service will be held on July 21, 2014 at 11 am at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Macclenny.JON SHUMAKESPORTS EDITOR jonshu@live.comThe BCHS cross country team is currently holding con ditioning under new coach Pamela Robinson in preparation of the upcoming season with gust 11. So far, 10 runners have tak en part in the summer conditioning routine, and they are usually practicing Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday in preparation for the at Ridgeview. The coach would like to add 10 more competitors to the group before the season begins. The team is looking for new and former athletes to join the squad and beginner and intermediate runners are welcome and needed, coach Robinson said in an e-mail. A parents meeting will be held August 12 at 6 pm at the high school gym. For more information, con tact coach Robinson at pamela. runners sought40th reunionThe Baker High Class of on Friday, August 8 with a dinner cruise aboard Lady St. Johns in Jacksonville. Space is limited so make reservations now by calling self as a member of the BCHS Class of ). For more information, contact Mary Kay Walker Unkelbach or Alana Harvey via Facebook. class reunionThe Baker County High 35th reunion on Saturday, July 26 at Calendars in Macclenny starting at 5 pm. The cost is $30 per person and deadline for registration is July 17. Send payments to Kay Stewart, 16150 Crews Rd., Glen St. Mary, FL 32040. Senior paint, computer lessons The Baker County school ing two classes for citizens age 55 or older: Acrylic painting starting afternoon from 2-5 pm. All supplies are included in this grant-funded program. Computer classes will begin on Thursday, August 21. Word at 1-4 pm. Pre-registration is required for both classes and opens on Monday, July 28 at the districts adult ed center on West Minnesota Ave. in Macclenny, where the classes will be held. Contact Alicia Chauncey at tion.Collecting school suppliesA month-long give back to school drive for school sup plies was launched recently to copal Childrens Services on South 6th St. in Macclenny. The drive is sponsored by America. For more details, contact Christie Passmore at NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS Meetings Tuesday & Thursday at 6:45 7:45 pm Baker County Health Department ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS Meetings Mon., Wed. & Fri. at 8 pm | 8981 S. SR 228 Macclenny ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS Meetings Mon., Wed. & Fri. at 8 pm | 8981 S. SR 228 Macclenny


Page 14 T B C P ursday, July 17, 2014 YARD SALES Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 8:00 a.m.?, 4163 Birch Street, Macclenny II. 4 families; plants, pictures, Toyota Camry, lots of very nice things. Friday, 8:00 a.m.-?, 12033 Sands Pointe Ct. Clothes: Junior size 0-4, girls size 18months-2T, boys size 4-5; housewares. Friday, 8:00 a.m.-?, 1016 Christie Court Road, behind Ag Center; indoor sale. New seller with all new stuff. Rain or shine. Friday and Saturday, 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., 10044 N. Sherman Avenue, Glen. Furniture, electronics, housewares, clothes of all sizes and much more. Friday, 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and Saturday, 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 28 Martha Drive. Friday and Saturday, 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., 7824 and 7825 Red Top Road, Macclenny. Table with 6 chairs, formal rug, house decor, girls, junior, ladies clothing; lots of miscellaneous items. Friday and Saturday, 8:00 a.m.-?, 327 S. College Street. Furniture, clothing, etc. Rain cancels. Friday and Saturday, 8:00 a.m.-?, 5551 Huckleberry Trail West, Macclenny. Household, small kitchen appliances, womens clothes, bed linens and much more. Friday and Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-?, 139 W. Stansell Avenue. A little of everything. Friday, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. and Saturday, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., 407 N. Lowder Street, The Wood Shed. Furniture closeout sale (all items discounted), SP Fashions, $1 jewelry sale. Saturday, 7:00 a.m.-?, 7758 Winder Road. Tools, shing poles, miscellaneous. 904-654-7841. Saturday, 7:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m., 235 E. Ohio Avenue, Macclenny. Multi-family; too much to mention. Saturday, 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., 125 Rhoden Drive, Macclenny, off Barber Road beside McDonald's. Too much to mention. Saturday, 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 13899 N. CR 23A (Lowder). Typical stuff plus lamps, old hats, porcelain dolls, pedestals, vacuum cleaner, VHS/DVD player. Call 259-8589 to shop Thursday or Friday by appointment. Saturday, 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., 2680 Farley Burnsed Road, St. George, near GA Bend re station. Estate sale; tools, antiques, household goods; too much to list. Saturday, 8:00 a.m.-?, 65 N. 6th Street. Clothes, home decor and much more. 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 clenny, 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 lished, 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. Sweet corn for sale. Derek Harvey 259-5828 or 904-509-6720. 7/3-24p New twin beds $145, trundle or drawers optional. Call 904-655-6464 for details. 7/10-17p Green Valencia Peanuts. $30 per bushel. 386-752-3434. 7/17-8/7p Four ton mobile home package air conditioner with heat, $600. Call Marvin 904-408-6100. 7/17p Industrial arc welder 120, all attachments, 115 or 220 volt $75; Sears air compressor $35; 7 piece brown wicker furniture set $1000. 259-5970 or 386288-9352. 7/17p 14' Lowe bass boat with trailer, 9.9 Nissan motor, motorguide trolling motor, fish finder. Asking $1200. 904-654-7841. 7/17p Navy, burgundy, gold plaid sofa. Originally $1000, asking $200 OBO. 259-2293. 7/17p 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 Camille Beckman hand cream, Root candles, unique gift items. Southern Charm 110 S. 5th Street. 259-4140. 4/28tfc 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 MISCELLANEOUS In-Home Daycare. Ages 1-4; 3 spots available; Christian home. Diane 2593323. 7/17p Nannys Thrift Store. Located across from old jail. Furniture, toys, clothes. You name it, we have it or well get it. 904229-2303. 7/10-31p Home Improvementsporches, decks, remodeling-any home repair. Licensed & Insured. 904-591-2640. 10/17tfc ADOPTloving married couple seeks to adopt, will be hands on mom and dad. Financial security. Expenses paid. Dawn & Domenick 1(855)985-4592, Adam Sklar #0150789. 7/17p ADOPTION: A childless loving couple seeks to adopt. Large family. Financial Security. Expenses paid. Eileen & Kim. or 1-800-455-4929. 7/17p Public Auction. Estates, Bankruptcies, Cities. Floridas Largest Consignment Auction Sunday, July 20th 1:00 pm. 422 Julia St., Titusville, FL 32796. Real Estate TBird-Trucks-Boats-MotorcyclesFirearms-Antiques-Furniture-JewelryComplete Woodworking Shop-Contents of Antique Store. Household Goods-Sun Dresses-Art Work-City Surplus-ToolsGlassware and So Much More! No Charge To Attend. Sorry no pets. No Buyers Premium!!! Visit website for details & photos. AB#9 Cliff Shuler Auctioneers. AU#14. Life Member NAA & FAA Shuler & Shuler RE Auc., Inc., D Shuler Lic RE Broker www. 7/17p Estate Auction-Onsite & Online Satur day, July 26th at 11am. 300 E. Royal Palm Road, Apt 11A Boca Raton, Fl 33432. High-end Furniture & Decor, Antiques, Firearms & Vast Qty. of Ammunition, Fine Art, Oriental Rugs, Electronics, Fishing Rods & Gear, Tools, Golf Clubs, Boating Gear & much more! Visit our website at Preview: Day of sale 10am-10%-15%BP (800) 840-BIDS Subj to conrm. AB-1098 AU3219, Eric Rubin. 7/17p Train from home. 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We are a group of recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean. IT WORKS!! Meetings are held at the Baker County Health Department on Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:45 p.m.-7:45 p.m. 1/2-12/25p Alcoholics Anonymous meetings Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 8 pm. Call Wanda 904-994-7750. 8981 South SR 228, Macclenny. 1/2-12/25p AUTOMOBILES Now accepting bids through July 23, 2014 on a 2013 Chevy Silverado 1500 EXT Cab LT, 4WD with 2,763 miles. Excellent condition. Contact Beth Little 904653-4453. 7/17c 2000 Kawasaki VN750 motorcycle, New Battery, Stator, & Voltage Regulator. $2,900.00. 259-7523. 12/5tfc ANIMALS Happy Jack mange medicine promotes healing and hairgrowth to any mange, bare spot, on dogs and horses without steroids. Glen Cash Store. 259-2381. 7/3-24p Dogs: all types from puppies to adults. Animal Control, $65 adoption fees will apply. 259-6786. 11/20tfc HELP WANTED Notice to readers: The newspaper often publishes classied advertising on subjects like workat-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 Commission 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 Concrete/Curb Finisher, Form Setter & General Laborers. Please call Gene 904759-9845 or Mann 904-239-7532 to apply. Equal Opportunity Employer. 7/10-31p Experienced Bulldozer worker wanted in Moniac, Ga. Call Richard 912-2819053 or 912-843-2194. 7/17-24p Class A Industrial Mechanic/Electrician for 2nd /3rd Shift Maintenance Crew. Must have 5 years experience. We are an EECC, Drug free workplace. Health/Den tal/Life Insurance, paid Holidays/Vacations. Apply at Gilman Building Products, 6640 CR 218, Maxville, FL 32234 or fax resume to 904-289-7736. 7/10-31c Scaler/Shipping Coordinator needed for 2nd Shift. Must have working experience of Scales and Computers. We are an EEOC, drug free workplace. We offer 401K, health insurance, paid holidays and vacation. Apply at Gilman Building Products, CR 218 Maxville, FL or fax resume to 904-289-7736. 6/26-7/17c Drivers, CDL-A: Home EVERY Weekend! ALL Loaded/Empty Miles Paid! Dedicated Southeast! Or Walk Away Lease, No Money Down. 1-866-823-0323. 7/17p Drivers: $5,000 Sign-On Bonus! Great Pay! Consistent Freight, Great Miles on this Regional Account. Werner Enterprises: 1-855-515-8447. 7/17-8/7p Wrecker Operator needed ASAP. Please send resume to 6/12tfc Experienced painters needed. Peacock Painting. 259-5877. 2/21tfc Want a Career Operating Heavy Equipment? Bulldozers, Backhoes, Excavators. Hands On Training & Certications Offered. National Average 18-22 Hourly! Lifetime Job Placement Assistance. VA Benets Eligible! 1-866-362-6497. 7/17p Quality Home Time! Now Hiring in Your Area. Avg. $1000 Weekly, BCBS +401k + Pet & Rider. CDL-A Req877-258-9782. 7/17p AVERITT EXPRESS. New Pay Increase For Regional Drivers! 40 to 46 CPM + Fuel Bonus! Also, Post-Training Pay Increase for Students! (Depending on Domicile) Get Home EVERY Week + Excellent Benets. CDL-A req. 888-602-7440 Apply @ EqualOpportunity Employer Females, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. 7/17p BUSINESS FOR SALE Business for Sale: Established Party Rental Business. Spoiled Rotten Inatables and Party Rental, LLC. $12,500. 904813-2474. 6/26-7/17p REAL ESTATE Notice to Readers All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to the Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, 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. 3 BR, 2 BA family home just reduced. 808 Fox Run Circle in Macclenny. $125,000. Call 904-504-0773. 6/26-7/17p 3 BR, 1 BA 1601 sf. vinyl siding home. Great country setting! Large screenedin porch and carport, 30x33' detached 2 car garage with a workshop and 2 car attached carport, 14x50' storage shed. Nice stocked pond with dock, a variety of well established fruit trees, 2 wells, irrigation and security systems. Sits on 2.48 beautiful acres off CR 250 in Taylor. Call 904755-7019. 7/3-24p 3 BR, 2 BA two story home, detached garage, guest home. $111,000. Case #091425149, online bidding www.hudhome Call Ginger at Hallmark Real Estate. 386-755-6600. 7/10-17p 3 BR, 2 BA 1400 sf house. Newly remodeled; on 2.81 acres. Located on Farley Burnsed Road, Georgia Bend. $120,000. 904-200-0803. 7/10-17p Large 1 BR, 1 BA home/apartment with potential income of $700-800 monthly; approximately 4 years old. Separate laundry room, kitchen appliances, heat and air. Large attached carport, capable of closing in to double apartment size. Located in middle of 30 acres of pines; paved road frontage; 3 miles north of Glen. Property includes 4 well and complete 1050 septic tank. Reduced from $175,900 to $169,900 with possible owner nancing at 7.9% with small down payment. Signicant price reduction with cash or 10% or more down. Call for more information. 904-591-8200. 5/29tfc 1-10 acres, high and dry, sh pond, creek or river front, homes/mobile homes, setup. Owner nancing. 912-843-8118 or 904-699-8637. 3/13tfc 5 acres on St. Marys River, zoned Ag; high and dry. Ready to build on; very nice wooded acres. $54,900; two to pick from. 904-591-2640. 7/18tfc Lots for sale, Copper Creek, $25,000 and Gleneld Oaks subdivisions. $32,000 each. Call 904-813-1580. 2/7tfc FOR RENT 3 BR, 2 BA mobile home in Macclenny; W/D hook-up. $500/month plus 1st and last months rent. 904-408-2480. 7/10p 2 BR, 2 BA extra clean mobile home. Nice shady lot; front porch. $650/month plus $500 deposit. 259-2121. 7/10tfc 3 BR, 1 BA brick home on fenced lot, W/D hook-up, $825/month plus $500 deposit; 2 BR, 1 BA brick home on fenced city lot, washer and dryer, $775/month plus $500 deposit, available August 1; 2 BR, 1 BA mobile home, CH/A, $650/month plus $500 deposit. 904-813-5558. 7/17p 2 BR, 2 BA SW mobile home in Glen. Ser vice animals only. $600/month plus $600 deposit. 386-697-7140. 7/17p Clean 3 BR, 2 BA mobile home, nice yard. 8695 Hillcrest Drive, Woodlawn area. $850/month. Call 904-813-1580 or 2592255. 7/17tfc 2 BR, 1 BA mobile home in Georgia Bend area. $385/month plus $385 move-in fee. Garbage, water, sewage, lawncare included. 1st months rent pro-rated. 912-8438165 or 904-219-2690. 7/10tfc 4 BR, 2 BA 2200 sf mobile home in Glen on 3 acres; fenced. $1100/month plus $500 deposit. 904-838-7790. 7/17p 2 BR, 1 BA mobile home; CH/A. Service animals only. $600/month plus $500 deposit. 904-923-2191. 7/10-31c 2 BR, 1 BA mobile home on shaded lot at 7109 South SR 121. $500/month plus $300 deposit. For additional information, go to yellow house next door. Contact Vikki 904-591-9083. 7/17p 1BR, 1BA. AC/H, W/D Hook-up, small toydogs or a cat ok, in historic Starke, FL area and walking distance to shopping, county park, Churches. Non-Smokers. A great value for the price. Background and credit check. Minimum qualications apply. $350/month plus refundable security deposit of $300 gets you in if background is favorable. Refundable pet deposit if app $100. 904-237-1184. 7/17-24p RV lots for rent; water and sewer included. $300/month plus electric. 904-8604604. 6/12tfc Clean 3 BR, 1 BA home with CH/A at 9128 Dolphin Street, Sanderson. $750/ month plus $750 deposit. Call 904-8131580 or 259-2255. 5/15tfc 3 BR, 2 BA doublewide on 1 acre on Jeff Starling Road, by new Dollar General store. Lawn maintenance included. $850/ month plus $1150 deposit. 259-9066. 7/3tfc 2 BR, 1 BA in Kozy Korners. CH/A, water, lawn and trash service included. Service animals only. $545/month, 1st, last and $300 deposit. 259-7335. 6/19tfc 2-3 BR mobile homes available. $450$600/month. Half acre; garbage, water, sewer, lawn care provided; family neighborhood. 912-843-8118 or 904-6998637. 10/31tfc COMMERCIAL RENT For Lease1500 SF retail/office space at 541 S. 6th Street, Macclenny. $1000/ month. Call Jack at 904-616-9432. 9/26tfc VACATION RENTALS Smoky Mountain cabin with trout stream near Cherokee, North Carolina, Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Tennessee and Dollywood. $350 a week. 386-752-0013. 6/5-8/21p MOBILE HOMES Land/Home Packages. 3 BR-$399/ month; 4 BR-$499/month. waynefrier 259-4663. 6/26-7/17c Like New! 2007 3 BR doublewide. $39K, set-up with AC. 259-4663. 6/26-7/17c No Money Down, use your land. 2015 5 BR, 3 BA-$599/month. waynefrier 259-4663. Ends 7/31. 6/26-7/17c FOR SALE VACATION RENTAL 500 DOLLARS & DEEDis all you need to move into your new Manufactured & Modular HomeCALL PAT800-414-2130 NOW AVAILABLE 1 and 2 BedroomsBaldwin GroveAPARTMENTS904-266-4070T.T.D. 1-800-955-8771US 90 E., right on Yellow Water Rd., right on Rainer Rd., go to stop sign, turn right. Go to rst street, turn left. RENTAL ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE TO QUALIFIED APPLICANTSThis institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer. Brand New 2015 28x52. $6K off. $55,900. Set-up, with AC. Ends 7/31. 259-4663. 6/27-7/17c ACCOUNT CLERK II (Cashier) Process payments, balance daily deposit and prepare bank deposits, administer petty cash and change fund requests, assist students with account inquiries and general questions. Requires high school diploma or its equivalent plus three years or customer service experience. Special consideration will be given to applicants with an Associate DeKnowledge of business arithmetic, basic business practices and procedures. Knowledge of Word, Excel, and Outlook. Skill in use of a calculator and cash register. Ability to exercise effective oral and written communication. Ability to perform work in a timely manner, work well under pressure and work in a team environment. Salary: $23,373 annually plus 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: human.resources@fgc.eduFGC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. VP/ADA/ EA/EO College in Education and Employment


ursday, July 17, 2014 T B C P Page 15 ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS Meetings Mon., Wed. & Fri. at 8 pm 8981 S. SR 228 Macc. I BUY USED MOBILE HOMES$$ CASH PAID $$IMMEDIATELY904.259.4663 TREE & STUMP REMOVALLic. & Ins. Call Danny Wood904-222-50546/19-7/31pKONNIES KLEAR POOLSIn-ground and Above Ground Pools Installation AvailableChemicals Parts Service Cleaning698-E West Macclenny Ave. (Lil Caesars Shopping Center)Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday10:00 am-6:00 pm Saturday 10:00 am-2:00 pm259-5222 (CPC 053903) 4/21tfcHANDYMANAsk me what I cant do! Pressure Washing Windows Painting $100/room Gutter Cleanouts Yard Work Light Mechanic Work Small Engine Repair/Maintenance Available weekends. 912-390-0346 904-275-25587/17-24pJOHN WILLIAMS PLUMBINGnow offers Septic Tank Pumping, Sump Pump Replacements and all your plumbing needs. Call 259-4580CFC056961 7/3-31cMARTIN WELL DRILLING & PUMP SERVICE2 wellsMacclenny 259-9014Cell 838-3517 Bryceville 266-4956 welldriller@nefcom.netLicense No. FL 2795, GA 566 6/5-7/31p ROGER RAULERSON WELL DRILLING2 and 4 Wells Pump Service | Water Treatment 259-7531 Licensed & Insured Family owned & operated Raulersonville, LLC.12/31tfcPEACOCK PAINTING, INC.Professional painting Interior Exterior Pressure washing Residential Commercial Parking lot line striping Fully insured & Locally owned 25 years experience259-58772/10tfcANGEL AQUA, INC.Water Quality Treatment We can improve your water Water softeners Iron lters Sales Rentals Service Repairs Ask us about our Chemical Free systems Morton Salt Keep Full Salt Delivery Service 797 S. 6th Street, Macclenny259-66727/12tfcJOSH BRYAN CONCRETESidewalks Slabs Decorative Works904-327-8912 904-653-1904 7/10-31pWE PUMP SEPTIC TANKSLicensed and InsuredJOHN WILLIAMS PLUMBING 259-4580CFC056961 7/3-31c BATHROOM REMODELSNew xtures Ceramic Tile ADA Transformations Roll-in Showers Walk-in TubsCall 259-4580Licensed and insuredCFC056961 7/3-31cPLUMBING-SEWER-SEPTICOver 40 Years Experience 24 Hour Service259-6934 or 904-591-0063CFC032613 MP005858 I-13219RCMD Ronnie Sapp 5/16tfcB&W TREE & LAND SERVICES Full line of tree and land services: Removal TrimmingClearing Pond Digging Bulldozer Loader Bucket Truck and more!904-259-8253 Licensed & Insured 6/12tfcMICHAEL & JONATHANS, INC.LandscapingTrenching Lawn Service & Irrigation New Installation & Repairs For all your total lawn needs.259-7388Residential and Business Licensed & Insured 7/10-17cPUMP REPAIR2 or 4 wells shallow or deepCall 904-259-4580Licensed and insuredCFC056961 7/3-31cFILL DIRTCulverts installed Tim Johnson259-2536 904-838-28185/11tfc BAKER LAWN & TREE SERVICEFull Service Lawncare and Tree Service Pressure Washing Gutter Cleaning904-408-9361/904-625-6853Services to t your needs. 7/10-31pIM BACK!! LEES PUMP SERVICERepair & InstallationTIM LEE 7/3-31pC & R LAWN SERVICESLandscaping Mowing Trim Hedges Trees Tractor Work Free Estimates Licensed & Insured904-238-07927/17-24pDEPENDABLE HEATING, AC AND ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORResidential Commercial New Construction Remodel259-6546Elec. license # EC-0001471 AC license # CA-C057649 2/10tfcPUMP REPAIR 24 HR WELL DRILLING 2-4 & Larger 259-6934 or 904-591-0063 Ronnie SappWater Well Contr FL7003, GA316 5/16tfcGATEWAY PEST CONTROL, INC. 259-3808All types of pest control Call Eston, Shannon or Bill Ask about our re ant control6/26tfc FULL LINE OF WEDDING INVITATIONS & ACCESSORIESShower and anniversary invitations The Ofce Mart 110 South 5th Street259-37374/28tfcCYPRESS HOME BUILDERS, INC.Custom New Home Construction Jody Paul Thrift904-591-26402/10tfcPRINTING & FAXINGBlack & White and Color Copies, Custom Business Forms, Business Cards, Signs, Stickers, Invitations, Rubber Stamps & much more!!! The Ofce Mart 110 South Fifth Street259-3737 5/19tfcDAVID ROBINSONS LAND GRADING & MORESpecializes in Dirt Slag Foundations Water Drainage Land Structuring & More! 30+ Years Experience Free Estimates904-759-39844/24-10/23pSIGNS & DESIGNS BY ELLENSigns Banners Magnetics Window & Vehicle Graphics & Lettering T-shirt Applications BEST PRICES IN THE COUNTY 259-6135 6/26-12/26p JOHN WILLIAMS PLUMBINGRepairs Re-pipes Remodels Drain Cleaning Sump Pumps Water heaters New constructionCall 259-4580CFC056961 7/3-31cJERRY LEE POWER WASHINGDirt-Mold-Mildew GONE! See the difference a wash makes!904-993-6434 904-662-1628 7/10-31pFEMALE WILL CLEAN HOUSESor ofces.Call 259-6518 7/10-31pA & D IRRIGATION & PRESSURE WASHING LLC. Sprinkler Systems Residential and Commercial Installations and Repairs Free Estimates651-17397/3-24pRICH LAURAMORE CONSTRUCTION, INC.Custom homes Additions Remodels259-4893 or 403-4781 cell RR License No. 282811470 11/19tfcLAND CLEARINGFill dirt Slag Cypress mulch Red mulch A little or a lot904-521-15062/10tfc CHEMISTRY Must have a Masters degree in Chemistry or a Masters degree with 18 graduate hours in Chemistry. Classes and labs may be during the day or in the evening at the Lake City campus. Contact Matthew Peace at COLLEGE LEVEL MATHEMATICS Must have a Masters degree in Mathematics or a Masters degree with 18 graduate hours in Mathematics. Classes may be during the day or in the evening at the Lake City campus. Contact Matthew Peace at ENGLISH Teach college level English courses during the day. Masters degree in English required or 18 graduate hours in English plus masters degree in related area. Contact Tim Moses at HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ON CAMPUS Provide instruction in classroom/laboratory setting. Coursework includes Quality Assurance, Legal Aspects, and Health Care Facilities and Services. Requires to Michele Cuadras at IV THERAPY Must hold a license as an RN and have a minimum of three years documented experience. Contact Melody Corso at MUSIC Daytime teaching of voice lessons, music theory, and choir courses. Masters degree in Music required or 18 graduate hours in Music plus masters degree in related area. Contact Tim Moses at NURSING CLINICAL gree. At least two years of recent clinical experience required. Contact Melody Corso at PHLEBOTOMY three years documented work experience in performing phlebotomy plus a minimum of one year documented teaching experience. Contact Melody Corso at SPECIAL EDUCATION gree in Special Education or Masters degree with 18 graduate hours in Special Education required. Contact Pam Carswell at Position details and applications available on web at: Human Resources Florida Gateway College 149 S.E. College Place | Lake City, FL 32025-2007 Ph (386) 754-4314 Fax (386) 754-4814 | E-Mail: human.resources@fgc.eduFGC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. VP/ADA/EA/EO College in Education and Employment ADJUNCT INSTRUCTORS FALL 2014 INSTRUCTOR/COORDINATOR, AA EDUCATION (164 DaysTenure Track) Teach college level courses, advise students, develop schedules, curriculum development, help with budgeting and planning. Allocate time for scheduled teaching assignstudents may have access to the instructor, and for planning and support for programs. Requires Masters degree with at least 18 graduate credit hours in an appropriate area and teaching experience. Educator Training, ESOL Endorsement, Reading Endorsement, valid more experience teaching in a K-12 setting. *** INSTRUCTOR/COORDINATOR, EDUCATORS PREPARATION INSTITUTE (164 DaysTenure Track) Teach college level courses, advise students, develop schedules, curriculum development, help with budgeting and planning. Allocate time for scheduled teaching assignthe students may have access to the instructor, and for planning and support for programs under them. Requires Masters degree and 18 graduate credit hours in an appropriate area and teaching experience in a preK-12 public school setting. Educator Training, ESOL Endorsement, Reading Endorsement, valid development and teaching experience. *** Salary: Based on degree and experience. Review of applications will begin: Immediately, open Position details and applications available on web at: Human Resources FGC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. VP/ADA/ EA/EO College in Education and Employment TAKE STOCK IN CHILDREN COLLEGE SUCCESS COACH (GRANT FUNDED) Assist the Take Stock in Children (TSIC) Program Specialist. Responsible for orienting, supporting and tracking TSIC students. Must be organized, work with minimum supervision and able to work effectively with people. Must be willing to travel within the district periodically. Requires high school diploma or its equivalent plus two years clerical experience. Additional education may substitute on a year for year basis for required experience in related area. Special consideration will be given to applicants with an related area. Good working knowledge of Word, Excel, Access or similar software programs, and computer operations including maintaining databases. Experience working with youth and volunteers. Good written and oral communication skills. tions. Demonstrated commitment to youth. Ability to make presentations to a variety of individuals and groups. Excellent people skills. Salary: $22,260 annually plus 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: human.resources@fgc.eduFGC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. VP/ADA/ EA/EO College in Education and Employment ACADEMIC ADVISORRECRUITER, NURSING AND HEALTH SCIENCES Professional position responsible for the academic advisement and recruitment for students enrolled in, or seeking entrance into the PM-RN or BSN program. Requires Bachelors degree in student development, counseling, psychology, education, allied health, or related advising, counseling, teaching, or counseling and advising; multicultural differences and needs; differences in personalities and learning styles and interpretation of achievement tests. Skill in communication, necessary for advising and tracking leaders; and to plan, organize, and ent health occupations. Desirable lege or non-traditional students performing academic advisement and Floridas state rules and regulations. Salary: $39,375 annually plus Human Resources FGC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. VP/ADA/ EA/EO College in Education and Employment ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, GRAPHIC DESIGN, GAMING, AND SIMULATION 164 Duty Days Tenured Track Teach a variety of courses in the Computer Science Department to include digital media, gaming, and computer programming. Requires Masters Degree in Digital Arts & Sciences, Computer Science, Graphic Design, Instructional Syson gaming and simulation. Demonstrated background and understanding in the application of softinteractive media and gaming; and in computer programming. DesirDigital Arts and Sciences, Computer Science, Graphic Design or reand simulation. Demonstrated skills in 2D and 3D computer modeling Salary: Based on degree and experience. Review of Applications Will Begin: Immediately, posiPersons interested should provide College application, vita, and copies of transcripts. All foreign Position details and applications available on web at: www.fgc. edu Human Resources 149 S.E. College Place Lake City Fl 32025-2007 Phone (386) 754-4314 Fax (386) 754-4814 FGC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. VP/ADA/ EA/EO College in Education and Employment Open House July 19, 11ampm5972 Copper Drive in MacclennyComplimentary Hors doeuvres presented by Honey Baked Ham of Orange Park904-259-8400 JON SHUMAKESPORTS EDITOR jonshu@live.comBaker County had two Lit tle League baseball teams win District 11 titles and advance to Section 3 tournaments, but one of the teams summer ended at sectionals while the other is still waiting to compete. Coach Jason Combs 10 and 11-year-old baseball team split its two games on July 12 at the Section 3 tournament in Rockledge. Since each team went 1-1 on the day, the champion was determined by Little Leagues runs allowed ration rule, which is based on runs allowed versus the number of innings played. Unfortunately, Baker County didnt have a good enough runs allowed ratio to be crowned Section 3 champions and the teams tournament season came to a close. While one team has been eliminated from sectionals, the major baseball team is hoping to win the Section 3 championthe right to move on to state. Coach Mitch Canadays team earned a trip to sectionals with a tight 2-1 victory over the hosting Navy Ortega League team July 8 to capture the district crown. Now at sectionals, Baker County will play the loser of the opening game between the District 22 at 1 pm, and then game at 4 pm to determine the sectional champion. See next weekends edition of The Press for full results.2 teams atop LLs District 11


Page16JULY 17, 2014 JON SHUMAKESPORTS EDITOR jonshu@live.comCoach Fred Matricardis Wildcat baseball A-team remained unbeaten this summer with victories over Fernandina Beach and Oakleaf, while the B-team got back on the winning track after dropping several games. The A-team swept a double by doubling up the Pirates 8-4 out the home team 10-3 in the second. Coach Matricardi said he was impressed with the way his team swung the bat in both games as Zach Rafuse connected with a double and a triple, while Andrew Dehart, Justin Waddell and Dylan Hall all had multiple hits. The doubleheader wins came two days after the Cats defeated visiting Oakleaf 12-5. The boys trailed until midway through the game when they batted around to put together a big scoring rally to take the lead. Jordan Kennedy and Waddell both hit doubles, and Hall blasted a triple and a single during the games. Players the team will count on once the season rolls around have started stepping up, the coach said. He pointed out Dehart, who is taking over for Mikal Flores at catcher, and Waddell are two players who have stood out during the summer and he said he expects big things during their upcoming junior year. Other players who didnt get much playing time last year, such as Boyette and Hall, have also shined during summer play, according to the coach. The guys we expected to play well have had good summers, coach Matricardi said. The Cats arent pushing too hard during the summer, some players as they battle in juries. Kennedy has yet to pitch for the squad and fellow pitcher Garrett Yarborough underwent an elbow procedure that will keep him out of action for six to eight weeks. Corey Adams also had surgery. If the team can remain healthy, coach Matricardi said it will be loaded with talent. If were healthy, we should be pretty good again, he said. If we get everybody healthy it should be some good com petition. Were developing some depth. It could be the best [team] Ive had in the four years Ive been here. The A-team season continued Tuesday with a double header at Clay. The boys will return home for a game against Coastal Prospects July 16 and the following day against Middleburg. Baker Countys summer home schedule concludes July 22 with a doubleheader against Terry Parker. With the A-team rolling, the B-team split a home double header July 14 against Clay. fore pulling out the win in the second one. Preston Sutton pitched well in the win, while Dalton Crews blasted a bases loaded double and Caleb Crews connected with two base hits at the plate. The doubleheader was about a week after the B-team lost 8-7 to Oakleaf. The B-teams summer season ends July 16 with a double header at Clay. USDAINSPECTED Crossroads Shopping Center | 816 S. 6th St. | Macclenny | Open 7 Days a Week 8 am 8 pmSALE PRICES GOOD JULY 1622, 2014. DOLE LETTUCE $169BLUEBERRIES 1 LB. RED OR WHITE SEEDLESS GRAPES $169 4 LB. 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RED OR WHITE JON SHUMAKESPORTS EDITOR jonshu@live.comThe Bullets crazy season continued July 12 with a fourway meet in Fernandina Beach poor weather. The team was scheduled to compete against the Arlington, Johnson and Clay YMCAs in a meet that was originally meant to be at home before the damage to the Baker YMCA pool. handful of events before lifeguards ordered the swimmers out of the pool because the rain made it hard to see the bottom of the pool. The meet was called off a little later due to thunder and lightning. With a meet Saturday and the championships a week later, its unlikely a make up date will be scheduled for the canceled meet, coach Andy Johnston said. The Bullets return to action Clay YMCA against Johnson and Arlington with the first event starting at 1:30 pm.Rain cuts short Bullets meetPurchase this photo at Photo by Jessica PrevattBrianna Thornton during early portion the meet in the individual medley relay. A-team baseball remains unbeaten; B-team on track PHOTO BY JOEL ADDINGTON Hunter Wilson pitches against Oakleaf in the B-team Cats 8-7 loss last week. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS Meetings Mon., Wed. & Fri. at 8 pm | 8981 S. SR 228 Macc.