Forum for Republicans Aug. 4 The Bradford County Republican Party will conduct a candidate forum on Saturday, Aug. 4, from 2 p.m. at Camp Montgomery Conference Center on Crystal Lake, 88 SE 75th St., Starke. Camp Montgomery is located Heights Airport. All local, regional and statewide Republican candidates speak on their behalf. their background and platform for in time for candidates to attend the Johns Conference Center on US 301 N. in Starke from 5-8 p.m. Request that each candidate RSVP no later than Monday 30 July whether they are able to attend or send a Open house dates announced Bradford Middle School and. Bradford High School are both holding The open houses for the countys elementary schools will take place on Thursday, Aug. 9. Southside p.m. The schools in Starke, Lawtey, Staggered start for kindergarten A staggered start for kindergarten to get to know their children, assess their needs and help them transition to the school setting. to school Aug. 13. beginning with the letters L-Z will go to school Aug. 14. registered after July 19 will go to school Aug. 15. All kindergarteners will attend Correction An article last week reported the incorrect date for the Bradford County Education Foundations back-toThe correct date is Tuesday, Aug. 7, beginning at 7:30 a.m. at Bradford High School. Community News 75 Cents T elegraph Bradford County 138th Year, 51st Issue Thursday, July 26, 2018 The Sweetest Strawberries this side of H eaven USPS 062-700 Starke, Florida Weekly deadline is Monday at 5 p.m. Phone 904-964-6305 Fax 904-964-8628 firstname.lastname@example.org www.StarkeJournal.com Local counties included in Trump economic plan BY MARK J. CRAWFORD Telegraph Editor Bradford, Union and Clay counties tunity Zones that could spur program was created by President Trumps Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of that need help. By offering tax incen ation. is good for 10 years. The Bradford census tract includes Lawtey and northern Bradford County but not the city of Starke. The Union county, including Lake Butler. North western Clay County has two concur rent tracts, including one with a hand stretched toward Middleburg. nated up to 25 percent of their eligible census portunity Zones and these were ment of Treasury. Among the consid census tract. Florida could nominate a maximum of 427 tracts although requests for inclusion. ed as another tool in a communitys munities to urban areas, this program build on each da. So how does this work? al and corporate taxpayers can, rath er than paying taxes on their capital portunity Funds. The Treasury is in regarding the necessary portunity Funds and clude high-growth startups, main street businesses, real estate, manufacturing facil neurship incubators and accelerators, co-working spaces, rental housing, af fordable housing and more. There are reportedly tril lions of dollars capital gains held in stocks and mutual funds that could uplift economies throughout the na tion, according to EnterpriseCommu nity.org. those in need but those with potential. From left to right, Union, Bradford and Clay counties each have opportunity zones awaiting investment. County grants variance to 4-story Holiday Inn BY MARK J. CRAWFORD Telegraph Editor The Bradford County Commission sitting as the literally a big one. Holiday Inn Express to exceed the maximum height regulations and instead build up to 50 feet, or four stories. th Trail, Hardy said. He consulted with Property Appraiser tangible personal property taxes. largest number of properties in the U.S. as far as bed tax and other local and state taxes as well as eat, shop and fuel up locally. He said GPS will steer those looking for accommodations away from the bypass and right through the city of Starke. The Holiday Inn Express will be located just south of Starke across from the Murray dealership. See PLAN, 3A See MOTEL, 3A Starke man, 19, killed by deputies following chase BY DAN HILDEBRAN Managing Editor Bradford County Sheriff Gordon Smith said a Starke man was shot by two deputies Tuesday afternoon, after the man got out of a car and displayed where he died. Smith said the pursuit came as a result of two earlier shootings in the Lincoln City neighborhood. in the neighborhood south of Starke off U.S. 301, adding that residents of a home on Southeast 137th Terrace house and into a nearby unoccupied on the crime scene until 8 a.m. Tuesday and determined that the intended targets of the attack were Hankerson Rogers members 30 minutes after the shooting. See SHOT, 3A New commander for Camp Blanding Regional News
Election 2018 County Commission, District 4 Germano running to protect environment, promote new ideas BY MARK J. CRAWFORD Telegraph Editor Although Tom Germano has a lot of wonderful memories of growing up in Bradford County and he now calls the Lake getting to know him as a county 4. Germano works in sales, selling promotional products like T-shirts and hats after retiring from Standard Register after Little Lake Santa Fe with his out. He and his four siblings the one-bedroom getaway, which was right next door to where he if I didnt grow up down here, spending time here, because with the area, so in 2004 my wife and I bought the house next time since his wife retired, and house next door that belonged to his parents. small town life. He said he that hed be running for county commission. Germano says hes a lifelong agenda, he said hes passionate generally try to do something think its a little different than throwing money at a problem it, he said. Germano attributes his passion to those Bradford County summers. paddling down the Santa Fe with spots. is behind his opposition to a proposed phosphate mine, but as he became interested and began regularly attending county commission meetings, Germano found other reasons to get of expecting different results, and I dont buy it, he said. He came to the conclusion that a change in leadership was needed. According to him, the position of county commissioner rather than role as public who maybe can do things a little bit different, Germano said. reasons. looked at me and said, Tom, its got to be you. Germano thought about it. He has new ideas, a background in business and is passionate about name recognition of incumbent Germano said he decided to the board, its out of frustration. Throughout budget discussions, for instance, little if anything was cut from the spending plan, but the commission has been told it cannot continue to spend at that unless we get some other gas, for example. Instead, the county commission should be focused on expanding its tax the proposed phosphate mine. economic growth. creating businesses to the area, and he sees opportunities as the truck route around Starke gets closer to completion such as warehousing and distribution, light manufacturing, etc. Unfortunately, there is no utility infrastructure where and Germano said he sees no The same goes for high speed internet. He knows there was is better than nothing, but he potential in Bradford County. and the water and the sewer and plan, he said, adding the same goes for roads: the county needs solid plans. can see commissioners are damned if they do and damned protection. pay for it and, yes, we need to assessment is a tough question to answer, but he would be willing to pay an assessment term solution. Germano has expanded his platform beyond mining opposition, but it remains a priority. Hes surprised how many people he meets dont know about it or do know opinion. phosphate mine because of II Enterprises for not being heard is that its there right as landowners. open mind about it, Germano thats my opinion, my own personal opinion, that Im heard anything to change my opinion. Germano said he wants tourism in Bradford County and there is plenty of natural beauty to base an ecotourism economy that hasnt happened. BY MARK J. CRAWFORD Telegraph Editor still work to be done and thats support him again as he seeks to on the county commission. This is Riddicks third time time running as a Republican since switching to the party against lifelong Republican candidate who ran to oppose the proposed phosphate mine. Germanos equally phosphatephobic treasurer, Stasia to run as a write-in candidate in June, forcing Riddick and Germano into a closed primary in which nearly half of the able to participate. The closed primary is understand why with no one running from their party on the circumstances, with only candidates from a single party in a partisan race, the primary The entrance of Germanos own treasurer as a write-in candidate Now either Riddick or Germano in order to appear next to a only Republicans can decide who that candidate is. Riddick said he has been asked repeatedly what is going Republican primary, and then either he or Germano would thats the way our system is set heard come in at the last minute no petitions signed, no fees, no nothing, strictly to wipe out 47.7 is recognition and reputation. The son of popular County Commissioner Joe Riddick, (which must be done by July 30) and switch back following the primary. those who dont know him, he said, at least well enough to issue. A recent Saturday spent campaigning was disheartening for the incumbent. helped and I thought they knew me better than this, and theyre like, Look, we keep hearing all around here that youre on the take, youre getting money from HPS, and when this HPS II Enterprises is the business formed by group of local families to begin phosphate mining in western Bradford and eastern Union counties. It around the area, some of whom refusal to side with public as bought. Riddick said Bradford is his home. He purchased the lake lot when they were dating, sat on the bank in the setting sun and planned their family and their and isnt going to do anything to harm it, and for anyone to suggest otherwise hurts, he said. Riddick said he understands people want to know where he stands, but representing the county means listening openly to both sides to determine what is best for Bradford County. To come out for or against the mine before both sides are represented in a public hearing would not be fair. opinion either way right now of person does that make me? Riddick asked. Riddick is trying to keep a help of his wife remember that God. lose, if it doesnt glorify God and wrong, he said. The commissioner has a twoterm record that includes support for raising taxes on gas to support the county road department in building and maintaining roads reductions in funding for new road construction. said, pointing out that if the board had acted three years ago funding for 20 to 30 miles of new roads. The county had to take a step back when using asphalt millings had hoped. Riddick has been a proponent of using a process known as chip seal to make roads Riddick sees wonderful things County, including the statefunded reconstruction of the fairgrounds. Bradford County, he said of the multimillion award being doled out Alligator Creek and other waterways. Riddick said the commissions decision to allow an RV park will also result in the extension of water and sewer lines to County Road 21B where they could be further extended to residents whose septic systems The commissioner has years for a new station in the southern part of the county to lower insurance premiums, and supports building housing for emergency medical personnel in Sampson City. If an ambulance from there up to Lawtey. The county has a proposal to City and Lawtey as well, funding special assessment. Riddick feels a lot more research is warranted. requirements, he doesnt see that unless they also work full time in be done. If were going to grow, Thats the bottom line, Riddick said. Hes hoping for public input as the county explores the special assessment option and that people will come to no longer works as it once did. time to do something, he said. Riddick sees growth happening in his district including new home construction and predicts more, including businesses at the airport. will allow a new Holiday Inn to Riddick wants the county to help utility infrastructure to where the growth is taking place. with the city of Starke and start get some infrastructure out there, so if some businesses do want to open up along the bypass, we can help them, he said. If anyone could talk his fellow commissioner into it, it might a knack for selling them and the resurfacing of County Road 221, the upcoming resurfacing of County Road 325, recreation the acceleration of the Rails to straighten Southeast 49th Tom Germano Danny Riddick See GERMANO, 4A See RIDDICK, 5A
Thursday, July 26, 2018 Bradford County Telegraph 3A USPS 062-700 Published each Thursday and entered as Periodical Postage Paid at Starke, Florida under Act of March 3, 1879.POSTMASTER: Send address changes to: Bradford County Telegraph131 West Call Street Starke, Florida 32091Phone: 964-6305 P.O. Drawer A Starke, FL 32091 Daniel Hildebran, General Manager Editor: Mark J. Crawford Sports Editor: Cliff Smelley Advertising: John R. Tillman Typesetting: Eileen Gilmore Advertising & Newspaper Prod: Beth Tillman Bookkeeping & Classified Adverts: Heather Wheeler Bookkeeping Asst: Linda Lacombe Front office Asst: Jenny Starnes Publisher: John M. Miller Subscription Rate in Trade Area $39.00 per year: $20.00 six months Outside Trade Area: $39.00 per year: $20.00 six months CONSTRUCTION AND REMODELING Site work for new elementary school One (1) new elementary school MAINTENANCE, RENOVATION AND REPAIR Countywide Electrical Countywide Fencing Countywide HVAC Countywide Maintenance Countywide Painting Countywide Paving Countywide Plumbing Countywide Rewiring Countywide Roofing Countywide Tree Removal Countywide Remodeling Countywide Fire Alarms Countywide Flooring Countywide Drainage Starke Elementary Maintenance & Mold Prevention MOTOR VEHICLE PURCHASES Purchase of five (5) school buses Purchase of vehicles NEW AND REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT, COMPUTER AND County wide Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment LCIF Technology Purchases Instructional Materials Hardware Enterprise Software CCTV PAYMENTS ON LOANS APPROVED PURSUANT TO SS. 1011.14 AND 1011.15. F.S. Loan for the new school site PAYMENT OF PREMIUMS FOR PROPERTY AND CASULTY INSURANCE Insurance Premiums on District Facilities DEVICE HARDWARE AND OPERATING SYSTEM SOFTWARE NECESSARY FOR GAINING ACCESS TO OR ENHANCING THE USE OF ELECTRONIC AND DIGITAL INSTRUCTIONAL CONTENT AND RESOURCES, AND ENTERPRISE RESOURCE SOFTWARE NECESSARY TO INSURE THE EDUCATIONAL AND ANCILLARY PLANTS OF THE SCHOOL DISTRICT All concerned citizens are invited to a public hearing to be held on July 30, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. at the Bradford County School Board Meeting Room, 501 W. Washington Street, Starke, Florida. A DECISION on the proposed CAPITAL OUTLAY TAXES will be made at this hearing. NOTICE OF TAX FOR SCHOOL CAPITAL OUTLAY The School Board of Bradford County will soon consider a measure to continue to impose a 1.50 mill property tax for the capital outlay projects listed herein. This tax is in addition to the school boards proposed tax of 4.8100 mill for operating expenses and is proposed solely at the discretion of the school board. The capital outlay tax will generate approximately $1,479,462 to be used for the following projects: Hollingsworth, 43, or Adrian Hollingsworth were walking were near Perrys bedroom. Smith said that on Tuesday afternoon, the residents of the same home called 911 again, at the house. A deputy-in-training, Corey Turner, along with his trainer, Sgt. Russell Gordon, responded to the scene and intercepted a car matching the description Mercury Marquis through the city of Starke, with Turner and Starke police units. stopped in a grassy area of the RJE Center. deployed their agency-issued the suspect, who was struck by Smith said the man shot was no stranger to him. son, my daughter, he spent lots of time at my house. mentor in the Take Stock in Children program in high dont know what happened in his later teenage years. He has a great mother. Rogers was a passenger in the Jaylon Tyson Hankerson, is in custody. A third occupant of the car escaped on foot and remains at large. former U.S. Marine and worked in the construction industry Recession stopped construction in 2008-2009. Gordon is also a member of the Union County School Board. Jeffrey Smith has a year of as touched by this incident as the rest of us are in this community, Smith said the Florida shooting. He also said that body cams and dash cams recorded the incident. press conference, Smith was asked about the presence of children near the incident and children are nearby. says we shall not do that, Smith The bad guy decides when the shooting is going to take place, not law enforcement. He also said that children were not in the part of the center closest to the shooting. As part of Communities in Schools Take Stock in Children Smith met at least monthly with Rogers when Rogers was a high school student. Smith said that when he met with Rogers, the student was of his meetings with Rogers. Mom and I used to communicate a lot. She would tell me, Hes hanging out with a bad crowd. He was a nice, pleasant kid. He was always quiet when he was broke out. Smith added that Rogers was mentoring program during his senior year, after two minor incidents at school. He also surmised that Rogers troubles began and continued throughout his later teen years because of his association with bad crowd. get him away from that crowd, seemed to respond better with them. SHOT conference. Center. tunity Zones already contain 24 es of business. Many can har of post-recession employment growth from 2011 to 2015. Here is a snapshot of each lo Bradford County tract : businesses. Union County tract residents with a median house businesses. Clay County tract 1 : 4,108 residents with a median house businesses. Clay County tract 2 total residents with a median businesses. According to EnterpriseCom since the Clinton Administration. About 10 percent of the U.S. nity Zone. North Florida Regional Cham ber of Commerce President Pam meeting of the North Florida nity Zones and the potential ben PLAN done in Bradford County? Its been a long time. Bryant said the important is inside the boundaries of the Starke bypass, which stretches from Morgan Road north of Supercenter. critical to Starke to sustain the limits, said Bryant. Holiday Inn bringing its customers inside the boundaries of the bypass is going local businesses, he said. Engineer Chris Gmuer answered a question about the countys building height restrictions. There is not a ladder truck in the county that rescuing anyone trapped in the Gmuer admitted while there concern. He noted that 50 feet is the maximum height, but the actual feet. The Florida Building Code will also require a full sprinkler protection in emergency pathways and exits, he said. question that this is something that we need, and I appreciate reinforcing the argument to we can do to bring folks into Bradford County to help with the businesses is a fantastic idea. MOTEL Back-to-School Info Fair has supplies The Back-to-School Info Fair is being held at the Madison Street Baptist Church gymnasium in Starke this year. The 11th annual The Info Fair is for Bradford school students in kindergarten through 12th grade. Community County Education Foundation, churches and businesses of school supplies as well as important information about Students must be present to a drawing for a chance to win cards. bounce houses and refreshments like hot dogs, chips and water. Students are designated to attend at certain times based on their school: Brooker and Hampton elementary schools. and Lawtey elementary schools. to 7:30 p.m.: Bradford middle and high schools. schools and others who could not attend during their designated times, including families with students in multiple schools. Bradford public schools is Monday, Aug. 13. For more information, please
Fully Insured& Complete Tree ServiceNo Job Too Big or Too Small!WE DO IT ALL!!904-964-7906904-364-7065 cellDont let your tree issue become a tree problem! 4.062 0.748 1.500 TOTAL MILLAGE 6.310 ESTIMATED REVENUES GENERAL SPECIAL REVENUE CAPITAL PROJECTS TOTAL FEDERAL SOURCES 220,000.00 5,438,910.97 5,658,910.97 STATE SOURCES 22,190,489.00 457,407.00 22,647,896.00 LOCAL SOURCES 5,569,038.00 70,000.00 1,479,462.00 7,118,500.00 TOTAL SOURCES 27,979,527.00 5,508,910.97 1,936,869.00 35,425,306.97 TRANSFERS IN 228,602.00 228,602.00 FUND/NET ASSET BALANCES 7,370,238.00 471,453.60 760,847.64 8,602,539.24 0.00 35,578,367.00 5,980,364.57 2,697,716.64 44,256,448.21 EXPENDITURES INSTRUCTION 15,390,638.77 2,748,369.27 18,139,008.04 PUPIL PERSONNEL SERVICES 1,289,301.28 83,763.53 1,373,064.81 GUIDANCE SERVICES 200.00 200.00 PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICE 105,738.00 105,738.00 PARENT INVOLVEMENT 16,093.56 16,093.56 INSTRUCTIONAL MEDIA SERVICES 389,371.47 389,371.47 INSTRUCTIONAL & CURRICULUM 315,471.87 389,068.50 704,540.37 INSTRUCTIONAL STAFF TRAINING 170,730.50 158,366.41 329,096.91 INSTRUCTIONAL RELATED TECHNOLOGY 527,129.15 2,078.00 235,000.00 764,207.15 BOARD OF EDUCATION 330,887.02 330,887.02 GENERAL ADMINISTRATION 614,264.19 41,364.68 655,628.87 SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION 1,865,731.85 41,611.02 1,907,342.87 FACILITIES ACQ. AND CONSTRUCTION 14,340.00 1,802,716.64 1,817,056.64 FISCAL SERVICES 334,892.00 334,892.00 FOOD SERVICES 1,745,116.15 1,745,116.15 CENTRAL SERVICES 284,873.56 284,873.56 PUPIL TRANSPORTATION 1,692,278.38 28,055.00 435,000.00 2,155,333.38 OPERATION OF PLANT 2,649,390.44 12,413.00 2,661,803.44 MAINTENANCE OF PLANT 705,790.81 705,790.81 ADMINISTRATIVE TECHNOLOGY 736,538.52 75,000.00 811,538.52 COMMUNITY SERVICES 245,430.25 245,430.25 DEBT SERVICE 0.00 TOTAL EXPENDITURES 27,557,060.06 5,372,237.12 2,547,716.64 35,477,013.82 TRANSFERS OUT 78,602.00 150,000.00 228,602.00 FUND/NET ASSET BALANCES 8,021,306.94 529,525.45 8,550,832.39 35,578,367.00 5,980,364.57 2,697,716.64 44,256,448.21 TOTAL REVENUES, TRANSFERS AND FUND/NET ASSET BALANCES BUDGET ALL FUNDS TOTAL APPROPRIATED EXPENDITURES, TRANSFERS AND FUND/NET ASSET BALANCES THE TENTATIVE, ADOPTED AND/OR FINAL BUDGETS ARE ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE ABOVE MENTIONED TAXING AUTHORITY AS A PUBLIC RECORD BUDGET SUMMARY SCHOOL BOARD OF BRADFORD COUNTY FISCAL YEAR 2018 2019 THE PROPOSED OPERATING BUDGET EXPENDITURES OF THE SCHOOL BOARD OF BRADFORD COUNTY IS 2.8% GREATER THAN LAST YEAR'S TOTAL OPERATING EXPENDITURES BASIC DISCRETIONARY CAPITAL OUTLAY BASIC DISCRETIONARY OPERATING PROPOSED MILLAGE LEVIES SUBJECT TO 10-MILL CAP REQUIRED LOCAL EFFORT Bradford makes strong showing at REDI meeting Rep. Bobby Payne and his assistant, Tammy Still, organized a meeting of the Rural Economic Development the cities of Lawtey, Hampton and Lake Butler in addition to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Florida Heartland, the Northeast Florida Economic Development Partnership and Opportunity Florida. Pictured are Brad Carter, Lawtey City Clerk Lisa Harley, Lawtey Mayor Jimmie Scott, Tammy Still and Rep. Bobby Payne. Bradford had the largest group in attendance. Submitted by Patricia Evans. the dead end? after Germanos campaign run as a write-in candidate. That action closed the August primary to a race between Germano and Riddick, and only registered story on Riddick for more.) was something sinister. I did not know what was going to happen, probably on purpose, Germano He also denied knowing that the political consultant he works with, Matt Justice, has been accused of using that tactic to close a primary in the past. He said he actually registered to run campaign from them. counting on a lot of support from those folks, so when that happened, all of the sudden occurred, he said. Germano said Riddick is the one playing political party Germano said Riddick was still a little sinister, he said. Germano said Riddick had not always now as a Republican. that was an effort not to commit, he said. another mining opponent should he lose at the primary who want an anti-phosphate Riddick been more transparent for him in August, he said, an option that expires July 30. Many dont know Germano, so he said that they dont know he is an honest man, but he is running on the issues, not on familiarity, church ties or anything like that. people to know about me, if I and I think we can do better. The county primary will take place on. Aug. 28 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at precincts around the county, but you can also boardroom in the north wing of the county courthouse from Aug. commission race will not appear GERMANO Continued from 2A Join church for a Christian Night Out Greater Allen Chapel AME Guard Armory in Starke for a will take place Saturday, July 28, For more information, please contact Andrea Myers Miller at
Thursday, July 26, 2018 Bradford County Telegraph 5A Health HEALTHY LIVING Sleep deprivation your immune system from building up its forces. If you dont get enough sleep, your body may not be able to fend and make you prone to serious medical conditions, such as obesity, heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes. your sleep: Establish a routine. Make sure you are going to sleep and waking up at the same time each day. People who stick to a regular schedule are more likely consistent circadian rhythm. Put away technology. internet, or scrolling through social media at night makes it harder to wind down. The light coming from your phone or sleep-inducing hormone. Pull out a book. yourself tossing and turning a book or coloring has been drowsier. Recipe of the Week Mushroom and Spinach Scrambled Eggs Ingredients 2 large eggs 3 large egg whites 1 cup mushrooms, sliced 1 cup baby spinach, roughly chopped 3 tablespoons low-fat shredded cheese Salt and pepper, to taste Directions bowl. 2. Spray nonstick pan with cooking spray and cook medium heat until tender. 3. Add eggs and spinach and scramble until eggs are almost done. cooking eggs. 5. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Fuel your body The human body is like a properly, you need to fuel your food. There are different foods your body needs before, during, Before physical activity, fuel up two hours before you exercise for the best results. Hydrate with water. Eat a snack or a meal that contains whole grains, low fat yogurt, brown rice, or fruits and much protein since they digest a lot slower and can make you feel tired and full. During physical activity dont be afraid to make a pit stop! with small sips of water. and longer than 1 hour, dont hesitate to grab a handful of raisins or a piece of fruit. After physical activity refuel your body with a healthy meal. Continue to drink water and carbohydrates such as fruits and meats and low-fat milk. Eating a healthy, balanced meal will help replenish and strengthen your body. Learn more about Food as to keep your body running right all year long. Recipe of the Week Whole Wheat and Honey Pizza Dough Ingredients dry yeast 1 cup warm water 1/4 cup wheat germ 1 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon honey Directions (175 degrees C). in warm water. Let stand until creamy, about 10 minutes. wheat germ and salt. Make a well in the middle and add honey and yeast mixture. Stir in a warm place to rise for a few minutes. pan and poke a few holes in it with a fork. to 10 minutes, or until desired NOTICE OF BUDGET HEARING The Bradford County School Board will soon consider a budget for 2018 2019 A public hearing to make a DECISION on the budget AND TAXES will be held on: Monday July 30, 2018 5:30 p.m. at Bradford County School Board Room Located at 501 W. Washington Street, Starke, Florida 1 Church Grace Christian Fellowship Baptist Church July 28, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. school in the morning (nursery to 17 years) followed by lunch and an afternoon of games and water slide fun for the entire family. Bring a towel because you will get wet. The church is in Lake Butler. Highland First Baptist Church 1409 U.S. 301 N. Sunday Sing at the July 29 to anyone with a song in their heart for the Lord. The Lords Supper and dinner on the grounds will follow the worship dish and dessert. Contact Helen you wish to be added to the list of singers. Friendship Bible Church Bible school Sunday through Thursday, July 29Aug. 2, from theme is all about making good choices. True Vine Outreach Ministry 422 Saint Clair St. in Starke, will be hosting nightly. This years theme is for all. For more information, transportation, please call 904Email the details of your congregations upcoming special events to editor@ bctelegraph. com. DEADLINE IS MONDAY AT 5 P.M. to God, saying hes been blessed, as well as to a commission whose members prayerfully seek to do the right thing. get out there and ask. That includes learning from other counties when they get together for a regional planning Riddick said, its a lot of work. cabinet maker said. He meets with constituents daily, and most of the encounters are to discuss something that has gone wrong, but he remains accessible and he encourages people to reach out to election. The county primary will take place on. Aug. 28 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at precincts around the county, but you can also boardroom in the north wing of the county courthouse from Aug. commission race will not appear RIDDICK Continued from 2A Dougherty, Durrance earn commissioner The Florida Counties Foundation presented 39 county commissioners with the designations following foundation. Bradford Countys Chris 37 other county commissioners during an awards ceremony held at the Florida Association of Counties Annual Conference in This special recognition is bestowed upon county shown exceptional leadership in partnering with FAC during Program. I intend to use the knowledge gained to the best of program of study designed for county commissioners to learn information and enhance and responsibilities through a series of courses totaling 45 hours. Since the inception of the program, a total of 459 Florida CCC designation. program, commissioners gain said Florida Counties Foundation an exceptional commitment to The CCC program coursework such as ethics and Sunshine and responsibilities, county growth management, negotiation IFAS Extension sponsors the Foundations educational programs. For more information about the Foundation or the CGE counties.com. For more than 85 years, the Florida Association of Counties interests of Floridas counties, of protecting home rule, the best. The Florida Association of Counties helps counties Floridians by strengthening and collaboration. Frank Durrance Chris Dougherty Summertime is the time to give blood this summer by donating blood with LifeSouth. The need for blood doesnt take a summer helping patients in need at your local hospitals. a healthy meal, particularly breakfast, and drink plenty of and complimentary cholesterol Sixteen-year-old donors must donate. For more information, call toll-free 1-888-795-2707. The Starke community blood July 27, and Saturday, July 28, between the hours of 11 Supercenter. Faith-themed play at Womans Club Playwright, producer and Tickets to the dinner play for a couple. Seating is limited;
Legals IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BRADFORD COUNTY, FLORIDA GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION Case No. 18000297CAAXMX Wells Fargo USA Holdings, Inc. vs. The Unknown Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, Assignees, Lienors, Creditors, Trustees, and all other parties claiming interest by, through, under or against The Estate of Scott Deceased, et al, Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION CONSTRUCTIVE SERVICE TO: The Unknown Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, Assignees, Lienors, Creditors, Trustees, and all other parties claiming interest by, through, under or against the Estate of Scott Deceased Last Known Address: Unknown YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in Bradford County, Florida: A PARCEL OF LAND LYING IN THE NE 1/4 OF THE SE 1/4 OF SECTION 28, TOWNSHIP 6 SOUTH, RANGE 22 EAST, IN THE CITY OF STARKE, BRADFORD COUNTY, FLORIDA AND BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SE CORNER OF SAID NE 1/4 OF SE 1/4 AND RUN THENCE NORTH 0 DEGREES, 09 MINUTES, 30 SECONDS WEST, ALONG THE EASTERLY BOUNDARY THEREOF, A DISTANCE OF 18.32 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT ON THE NORTHERLY BOUNDARY OF THE ROW OF BESSENT ROAD; RUN THENCE SOUTH 88 DEGREES, 56 MINUTES WEST, ALONG SAID NORTHERLY BOUNDARY, A DISTANCE OF 90 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT FOR THE POB. FROM POB THUS DESCRIBED, CONTINUE SOUTH 88 DEGREES 56 MINUTES WEST, ALONG SAID NORTHERLY BOUNDARY A DISTANCE OF 90 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT, RUN THENCE NORTH 0 DEGREES 09 MINUTES 30 SECONDS WEST AND PARALLEL TO AFORESAID EASTERLY BOUNDARY A DISTANCE OF 100 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT; RUN THENCE NORTH 88 DEGREES 56 MINUTES EAST AND PARALLEL TO AFORESAID NORTHERLY BOUNDARY A DISTANCE OF 90 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT; RUN THENCE SOUTH 0 DEGREES, 09 MINUTES, 30 SECONDS EAST AND PARALLEL TO AFORESAID EASTERLY BOUNDARY; A DISTANCE OF 100 FEET TO POB. are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Matthew Marks. Esquire. Brock & whose address is 1501 N.W. 49th Street, Suite 200, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. 33309, within thirty (30) days of original with the Clerk of this Court attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint or petition. DATED on July 9, 2018. Ray Norman As Clerk of Court By: Lisa Brannon, As Deputy Clerk 7/19 2tchg 7/26-BCT IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR BRADFORD COUNTY, FLORIDA FILE No: 04-2018-CP-000070 DIVISION: PROBATE IN RE: ESTATE OF RUTHANN JOHNSON CASSABRIA, Deceased, NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of RUTHANN JOHNSON CASSABRIA, deceased, whose date of death was August 15, 2017, is pending in the Circuit Court for Bradford County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 945 N Temple Ave, Starke, FL 32091. The The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is claims with this Court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent or other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. notice is July 26, 2108. Attorney for Personal Representative: CHERIE H. FINE, ESQUIRE Fla. Bar No. 0331317 FINE, FARKASH & PARLAPIANO, PA 622 NE First Street Gainesville, Florida 32601 (352)376-6046 com Personal Representative: Thomas A Gingerelli II 39 Upper Hibernia Road Rockaway, NJ 07866 7/26 2tchg 8/2-BCT SUWANNEE RIVER WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT PUBLIC NOTICE OF APPLICATION Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Chapter 373, Florida Statutes, the following application for permit was received on July 19, 2018: Woody Woodard, of Hutton Development, has submitted an Environmental Resource Permit application number ERP-007232820-1. The project is located in Bradford County, Section: 33, Township: 6 South, Range: 22 East, and includes 8.79 acres. The ERP application is to overlay the existing shopping center parking lot with new asphalt and construct one new outparcel building on a parcel that is already fully paved with impervious surface. Interested persons may comment upon the application or submit a containing proposed agency action regarding the application by writing to the Suwannee River Water Management District, Attn: Resource Management, 9225 C.R. 49, Live Oak, Florida 32060. Such comments or requests must be received by 5:00 PM within 14 days from the date of publication. No further public notice will be provided regarding this application. be requested in order to remain advised of further proceedings. entitled to request an administrative hearing, pursuant to Title 28, Florida Administrative Code, regarding the proposed agency action by submitting a written request after 7/26 1tchg-BCT NOTICE THE PUBLIC IS HEREBY NOTIFIED that the Bradford County Board of County Commissioners will have a board meeting on August 6, 2018 at 9:30 AM, inside the county commission meeting room, located in the north wing section of the Bradford County Courthouse, 945 N. Temple, Avenue, Starke, FL. A copy of the meeting agenda may be obtained from the Bradford County 7/26 1tchg-BCT NOTICE OF MEETING The Board of CareerSource North Central Florida will hold a Board of Directors meeting on July 30, at 3:00 Temple Avenue, Starke, FL. For more information please contact Talia Pate at (352) 246-3326. 7/26 1tchg-BCT NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: Whitney E. Crumley Last known address of: 11600 SE 21st Ave Starke FL 32091 eligibility to vote is in question. You are required to contact the Supervisor of Elections, in Starke, 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. Terry L. Vaughan Bradford County Supervisor of Elections P.O. Box 58 945 N. Temple Ave., Suite C Starke, FL 32091 7/26 1tchg-BCT NOTICE Ron Denmark Mini Storage will hold a Public Auction on Friday, August 3rd, Avenue, Starke, FL on the following storage units containing personal items. #12Belonging to C. George #31Belonging to T. Starling #149Belonging to J. Woods #43Belonging to V. Ross #108Belonging to R. Hicks 7/26 2tchg 8/2-BCT NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned Starke 301 U-Stor LLC, pursuant to SECTION 83.801-809 Florida Statutes Storage Facility Act will sell to the highest bidder the contents of the following storage units located at 1650 S. Walnut Street, Starke, Florida 32091. Said contents consisting of personal property, household and other goods, furniture, etc., or as otherwise indicated. Sale will take place August 11th, made to satisfy a statutory lien. Registration will begin at 9:30am. Kathy Dasher A-1 (1-1) Shamika Aaron A-28 (1-28) Shamika Aaron A-51 (1-51) Dameon Butler B-29 (2-29) Luethel Martin B-77 (2-77) Entire contents of the following units will be sold to satisfy a lien & other charges according to Florida Statutes 83.806. Seller reserves the right to reject any bids and to withdraw any unit from such sale. Open bids only. CASH PAYMENTS ONLY All Sales Are Final. 10% Buyers Premium. Contents must be removed by close of business 8/11/18. For any winning bid the buyer must present a $50.00 cleaning fee for each winning unit and is refundable upon returning the unit broom swept by close of business 8/11/18. 7/26 2tchg 8/2-BCT In your face: First Baptist closes VBS with fun Starkes First Baptist Church marked the end of Vacation Bible School last month with the wives of its ministers shoving pies into the faces of their husbands. Pictured is Pastor Scott Crook, Youth Minister Joey Fitzpatrick and wife Merideth, and Karen Crook. Food Pantry has more food more often The Bradford Ecumenical and dairy three times, meaning clients can pick up these items more often. welcome to pick up fresh fruit weeks.
Regional News Regional News B Section Thursday, Thursday, July 26, 2018 News from Bradford County, Union County and the Lake Region FEATURES CRIME SOCIALS OBITUARIES EDITORIAL BY CLIFF SMELLEY Telegraph Staff Writer A farewell and a welcome Col. Frank Zenko becomes new Camp Blanding commander Posting the colors are (l-r) Sgt. Josh Branham, Staff Sgt. Thomas Rogers, Sgt. Joseph Josiah, Sgt. LaRoya Mitchell and Spec. Ryan Sellers. New Camp Blanding Post Commander Col. Frank Zenko (right) receives the organizational colors from Brig. Gen. Trey Chauncey, assistant adjutant general, training installations and programs. See BLANDING, 2B
2B Telegraph, Times and Monitor B Section Thursday, July 26, 2018 rfnttrfbtnrrtf rfrnfrnr t rrnnrrrttn nnntrrttnf brtrrttttrrrrrn rrfrtrf Hwy. 301 South Starke, FL(Next door to Gator II Farm Supply) Purple Open Mon-Sat 9 am 6 pm Western Wear Tax Holiday August 3 5 SAVE! Belts Wallets Phone Cases . . .25% OFF Girls Blouses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25% OFF Ladies Blouses . . . . . . . . . . . .20-40% OFF Mens Shirts . . . . . . . . . . . . .20-35% OFF Boys Shirts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25% OFF Part of the team Sitting in the audience are Cathy Zenko (left), the wife of new Post Commander Col. Paul Zenko, and Dawn Johnson, the wife of former commander Col. Matt Johnson. general, training installations and programs, Col. Matt Johnson, outgoing Camp Blanding post commander, and Col. Frank Zenko, incoming post commander, stands during the national anthem. Col. Matt Johnson (right) salutes after receiving a U.S. from Congressman Ted Yoho. BLANDING Continued from 1B Tornado Club for Bradford High School BHS, BMS
Thursday, July 26, 2018 Telegraph, Times and Monitor B Section 3B This is my son, Clayton, while serving with the 82nd Airborne Division Hi, I am Danny Riddick, County Commissioner District 4Election day: August 28th is coming up fastI thank God for this great nation and for the men and women who serve in our military so we can enjoy the freedoms we have.Dont let anybody take away your vote!Check with our Supervisor of Elections before July 30th to make sure you can vote in the upcoming election. Thank you for your support May God Bless Hi, I am Danny Riddick, County Commissioner District 4 is is my son, Clayton, while serving with the 82nd Airborne Division Election day August 28th is coming up fast I thank God for this great nation and for the men and women who serve in our military so we can enjoy the freedoms we have. Dont let anybody take away your vote! Check with our Supervisor of Elections before July 30th to make sure you can vote in the upcoming election. ank you for your support May God Bless RE-ELECT DANNY RIDDICK COUNTY COMMISSIONER DISTRICT 4 RE-ELECT DANNY RIDDICK COUNTY COMMISSIONER DISTRICT 4Pol. Adv. Pd. for and approved by Danny Riddick, Republican for Bradford County Commissioner District 4 Dr. Virgil A. BerryCHIROPRACTIC PHYSICIANServing the area for 29 years. Modern methods with old-fashioned concern. Auto Accidents Work Injuries Headaches Neck and Back Pain Back & Neck Pain Clinic Brenda Donaldson retires after 36 years in Bradford schools BY CLIFF SMELLEY Telegraph Staff Writer Following in her parents footsteps Brenda Donaldson was a student in the Bradford County School District and then worked for 36 years in the district, starting as a teacher and ending as the principal at Hampton Elementary School. Brenda Donaldson (right) is pictured as a freshman English teacher at Bradford High School in 1997. Student Jody Elder is also pictured. Brenda Donaldson, who was Hampton Elementary principal for 7 years, came from a family of educators See TEACHER, 4B
4B Telegraph, Times and Monitor B Section Thursday, July 26, 2018 Archer Funeral Home Within Your Means Now, Peace of Mind Always 20 Ga. Metal Casket(4 colors)Vault, Graveside or Chapel Service with one hour prior visitation$5,59520 Ga. Metal Casket(4 colors)Vault, Graveside or Chapel Service with one hour prior visitation$5,595 FUNERAL SERVICE WITHMemorial ServiceServices held at Archer Memorial Chapel$1,895WITHMemorial ServiceServices held at Archer Memorial Chapel$1,895CREMATION 386.496.2008pre-payment arrangements available55 NORTH LAKE AVENUE LAKE BUTLER, FL 32054 Tree & Field Services, Inc. 24 Hour Emergency Services Complete Tree Services Land Clearing Privacy, Wood & Farm Fences Debris Removal Firewood & Cooking Wood Residential & Commercial Former Bradford student now a Bradford teacher Career path leads to administrative roles A new routine CRIME This picture of Brenda Donaldson was taken during a 1993 cruise. She loves to travel and looks forward to doing more now that shes retired. Brenda Donaldson, pictured as an alternativeeducation teacher, in the 1985-86 Bradford Middle School yearbook. TEACHER Continued from 3B in Bradford, BRADFORD See CRIME, 9B
Thursday, July 26, 2018 Telegraph, Times and Monitor B Section 5B Serving Families in North Florida since 1973 STARKE OFFICE OPEN 8:30 to 5:00 MON-FRIHwy 301 North, Starke 904-964-2010 (Next to Best Western) The areas largest supplier of Colored GraniteWhen Quality Counts, You Can Count On UsPrimary Location in Lake City at 561 NW Hilton Ave.Member of Better Business Bureau Monument Builders of North America Florida Monument BuildersFL Lic. # F037700 T h e h i r i n g o f a l a w y e r i s a n i m p o r t a n t d e c i s i o n t h a t s h o u l d n o t b e b a s e d s o l e l y u p o n a d v e r t i s e m e n t s B e f o r e y o u d e c i d e a s k u s t o s e n d y o u i n f o r m a t i o n a b o u t o u r q u a l i f i c a t i o n s a n d e x p e r i e n c e Obituaries CELEBRATION Clinton Harold Andrews, 38, of Celebration passed away on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Clint was born on Aug. 22, 1979 to John and Brenda Andrews. He was raised in Lake Butler and was a graduate 0f Union County High School. Clint attended the University of Florida, graduating with a bachelors degree in business/marketing. Later, Clint worked as a real estate agent for Better Homes & Gardens. Clint lived just outside of Disney, and he spent as much time as possible at Disney World. Clint was also a Florida Gator fan. He enjoyed spending time with his friends and family. Clint leaves his beloved family to cherish his memory. Clint Andrews is survived by; his loving parents, father, John Andrews and mother, Brenda Hawkins Andrews; one brother, Ron Thomas; sister in law, Christine Thomas; nephew, Jordan; niece, Kayla; one sister, Laura Martin; brother in law, Tony Martin; nephew, Hayez; and niece, Isabel. He is survived by: several aunts, uncles, and cousins. Clint is survived by his beloved pets, a precious dog named Noel and a cat named Kida. A funeral service was held on July 25 at Archer Funeral Home. Arrangements are under the care of Archer Funeral Home located at 55 North Lake Ave Lake Butler. For more information, please call (386) 4962008. PAID OBITUARY Ronald Brannon PLANT CITY Ronald Ronnie Dale Brannon, 60, of Plant City died on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. He was born on Nov. 17, 1957. He was later returning to Plant City. He worked for the Division of Forestry for many years. He is preceded in death by: his wife, Charlotte Ann Brannon; mother, Alma Salisbury; brothers, Randy Brannon, Gene Brannon, and Jim Salisbury; and sister in law, Joann Bailey. He is survived by: son, Charles Jason Brannon; daughter in law, Dusty Brannon; father, Green Salisbury; two grandchildren; brothers, Steve Salisbury, Bill (Kathy) Salisbury, and Rob (Elaine) Salisbury; sister in law, Lillian Fussell; and one great-grandson. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Aug. 4, 4:30 pm at Springhead Pentecostal Church of God in Plant City. The family will receive friends between the hours of 4 pm and 4:30 pm. Arrangements are under the care of Archer Funeral Home, Lake Butler. KEYSTONE HEIGHTSShirlie Cornelia Davis, age 91, of Keystone Heights passed away Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at Riverwood Health and Rehab in Starke. She was born May 23, 1927 in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania to Frank and Alice (Slutter) Thompson. Mrs. Davis moved to Keystone Heights in 1983 from Gainesville and sold Avon for many years in the area. She was an active member of Fresh Start Fellowship along with the Keystone Heights Womans Club and an avid Gator and Tim Tebow fan. She enjoyed water skiing and was doing so in her 70s; loved taking care of her dogs, but most of all Mrs. Davis loved being a wife, mother and grandmother. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ira (Al) Davis; and their son, Skip Davis; two siblings, Harold Thompson and Evelyn Miller. Pennsylvania, Dale Davis of Gainesville, Richard (Hilma) Davis of Pierson, Scott (Cindy) Davis of Deltona and David (Christine) Davis of Keystone Heights. Also left behind are ten grandchildren, seventeen greatgrandchildren and a host of friends that will miss her dearly. A memorial service for Mrs. Davis will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, Aug. Health and Rehabilitations Activity Department, 808 Colley Road, Starke, Florida 32091. Arrangements are under the care of Jones-Gallagher Funeral Home, 340 E. Walker Dr. Keystone Heights. 352-473-3176. www. jonesgallagherfh.com PAID OBITUARY Gertrude Lessie Gillen (our beloved G.G.) was born on Oct. 3, 1917 in Guyton, Georgia and passed away peacefully on April 17, 2018 in Ashville, North Carolina. G.G. is survived by: seven children, Jean Russell of Palm Bay, Joan Bennett of Macon, Georgia, John Sheppard of Orange City, Millard Gillen of Lake City, Jack Gillen of Micanopy, Tex Gillen of Keystone Heights and Mary Helen Eagledove of Keystone Heights. From these seven siblings, G.G. was blessed with 25 grandchildren; 35 greatgrandchildren. A memorial service will be held at Montgomery Conference Center in Keystone Heights from 1 pm until 5 pm Saturday, July 28. PAID OBITUARY LAKE BUTLER Beulah Diane Keene, 70, of Lake Butler passed away on Thursday, July 12, 2018. Beulah was born in Fort White on Dec. 8, 1947 to the late Jackson and Elizabeth Tanner. She is a graduate of Fort White High School. Beulah retired from the Florida Department of Corrections, where she free time, Beulah enjoyed gardening and spending time with her family. She especially enjoyed spending time with her very special sister, Marie and her beloved niece Glenda. She is preceded in death by: her beloved husband, Ralph; two brothers, Archie M. Tanner and Lonnie J. Tanner; and one sister, Lorranie Edwards. Beulah leaves her beloved family to cherish her memory. Beulah is survived by: one son, Charles Ray Terry of Trenton; one daughter, Mary Jane Terry of Fort White; two brothers, Bart Tanner of Lake Butler and Eugene Tanner of Lake City; three sisters, Marie Shaw of Lake Butler, Nancy Stalnaker of Fort White, and Sarah Pearl Edwards of Lake City; three very special nephews, Jared Benton, Jack Shaw, and James Shaw; four very special nieces, Carmen Dobbs, Alayna Watkins, Kaylyn Williams, and Glenda Benton; and two granddaughters, Paige Terry and Conner Terry both of Trenton. Beulah was loved by many and she will be missed. A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, July 29, 4:00 pm at the First Advent Christian Church in Lake City. Arrangements are under the care of Archer Funeral Home located at 55 North Lake Avenue Lake Butler, Florida 32054. For more information, please call (386) 496-2008. PAID OBITUARY LAWTEYDoris King, age 88, of Lawtey passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at the Custead Care Center in Orange Park. She was born in Clay County on April 20, 1930 to the Lawtey and a member of the First Baptist Church of Lawtey. She was a devoted wife to Lloyd C. King, her husband of 47 years and a loving mother to her four sons and her daughter. Her main passion in life was her family, but she also enjoyed gardening wasnt gardening, she loved spending time with family and friends and always enjoyed having company. She was preceded in death by: her loving husband, Lloyd C. King; her brothers, Woodrow, Monroe, Ray, Edward, Junior, Leroy, Paul Leonard and Larry Wayne King. Doris survived by: her loving children, Gene King of North Carolina, Troy King of Palatka, and Sandra King of Lawtey; her brothers, James (Deborah) Diane Moody, and Rosemary (Dwayne) Vanzant all of Starke; and her many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren. A Graveside Celebration of Doris Life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the care and direction of V. Todd Ferreira Funeral Services and Archie Tanner Memorial Chapel, Starke. 904-964-5757. Visit www.ferreirafuneralservices.com to sign the familys guest book. PAID OBITUARY LAWTEYWilliam Fredrick Moore Jr., or Fred, as most knew him, died peacefully on Sunday afternoon, July 22, 2018, surrounded by loved ones. He had just celebrated his eightieth birthday. Fred was born on July 8th, 1938 in Lawtey, to William Frederick Moore, born son. He spent his childhood growing up around the produce business following his father. He graduated from Bradford County High School in the Class of 1957. Fred joined the Marines and the National Guard and had a brief career in the new and challenging industry with IBMs 701 (early computers) and the Western North Carolina manufacturing business. He had strong ties to the Hendersonville area and was married and began his own family there. Florida, around Homestead, representing local vegetable farmers and fruit growers. He was well known and respected in the farming community, and successful, always having the farmers best interests; and found lifelong friends in the agriculture industry. He will always be remembered for the truckload of fresh vegetables he donated at Thanksgiving. Fred retired in 2013 to relax and enjoy his home on Kingsley Lake, a cherished dream. Fred loved Kingsley Lake and spent every summer there over the years sharing it with his family. He was always welcoming loved ones to come and enjoy a visit and hosted an annual reunion to celebrate his mothers birthday; continuing the tradition after she passed. After his retirement, he also reconnected with his Bradford County High School classmates who lived in the surrounding areas. And he attended regularly the Kingsley Lake Mens Breakfast every month. grandchildren, Rick Moore of Gainesville, and grandson Coby; Pamela Nevers, husband, Kevin and grandson, Kyle of Homestead; Greg Moore of Middleburg; Jason Moore, wife, Serenity and granddaughter, Jessica, grandsons, Jacob, and Jordan of Hendersonville, North Carolina, and Patrick at the end of August. Freds surviving sisters, Gayle Todor from Daytona Beach; and Georga (Reeney) Houseman from Jacksonville; and surviving brothers, Jimmy from White Springs; RC (Chuck) and wife, Celia from Cooper City and Michael (Mickey) and wife, Denise from Lawtey. We will all miss him greatly. A Celebration of Life Memorial service is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 4th at 11 am at the Kingsley Lake Baptist Church, 6289 Mary Dot Ln, Starke. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Freds life. grandson Tyler Nevers. (Make a Wish of So. Fla; 4491 S State Road 7, Suite 201, Ft. Lauderdale, Fl. 33314) The family would also like to thank the staff at St. Vincents Medical Clay County, and the Haven Hospice Orange Park for their diligent care, kindness, and effort. Arrangements are by Jones-Gallagher Funeral Home of Starke. 904-9646200. PAID OBITUARY DELAND Donna Lea Pfenninger, 72, of Deland, formerly of Keystone Heights, passed away peacefully, holding the loving hand of her husband, Sunday, July 15, 2018. Donna was born in Plant City April 20, 1946 to Alton Brooks Loy and Doris Katherine Cain Loy. Donna was an avid gardener and loved member of the American Legion and a lifetime member of the VFW. Donna is preceded in death by her parents, Alton and Doris; and her sisters, Mary (Jerry) Conard, and June Hulse. She is survived by: her husband of eight years, Robert Bob Pfenninger; her former husband of 26 years, Dixie L. Owen; daughters, Doris (Mitchell) Brown and Dixie Owen; former son-in-law, James Rushford; and step-sons, Brandon Ross and Adam Pfenninger. Grandchildren, Christopher (Ashley), Kevin, Sierra (Shane), Kenny, Michael, Makayla, Matthew, Rian, Jasmine, Sierra, Isaic, and Riley, and great-grandchildren, Hailey, Michael and Riley. Sisters, Faye Loy and Marian (Robert) Triner and brother, Brooks (Janet) Loy. She also left behind aunts, uncles and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and friends that she dearly loved. Donna loved with all her heart and she will leave a huge hole in the hearts of every life she touched! research, prevention and awareness. PAID OBITUARY STARKE Donald Ray Don Tilley, age 89, of Starke passed away at his home Friday, July 20, 2018. He was born May 17, 1929 in Bessemer, Alabama to William and Peggy (White) Tilley and served in the United States Navy during the Korean War. While living in South Florida, Don earned his BA degree while working for the Dade County Sheriffs he became Floridas moved back to Starke and was employed his retirement in 1991. Mr. Tilley then became involved with Starkes City Commission Board serving nine years as a Commissioner and one year as mayor. He was a member of Madison Street Baptist Church where he served as usher captain. He was an active member of the American Legion Post 56. In addition to his parents, Don was preceded in death by: his brother, Bill Tilley. He leaves behind his loving wife of 56 years, Mary Sue (Jackson) Tilley; and three children, Don, Robin (Rod), and John (Becky). He is also, survived by his sister, Peggy Godwin; eight grandchildren; nine greatgrandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Funeral services for Mr. Tilley were held on July 23, at Madison Street donation to Madison Street Baptist Church, 900 W. Madison Street, Starke, FL 32091. Arrangements are by Jones-Gallagher Funeral Home, 620 Nona St. Starke. www.jonesgallagherfh.com 904-964-6200. PAID OBITUARY HAMPTON Freddie Mae Timmons, 65, of Hampton died Friday, July 20, 2018 at Shands at University Hospital Gainesville. A lifelong resident of Hampton, she was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church of Hampton. She attended the local schools of Bradford County. She was employed with Shands University Hospital until she retired in 1999 after 25 years. She is survived by: her husband, Andrew Timmons Sr.; daughter, Natalie Timmons Thomas; step son, Kerry White; sisters, Mary Jenkins, Patricia great-grandchild. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, July 28 in the Macedonia Baptist Church with Rev. J.W. Warren conducting the services. Interment will be held in Hampton Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Haile Funeral Home Inc, Starke. Visitation will be held on Friday, July 27 at the Macedonia Baptist Church 4649 Southeast 101st Street Hampton, from 4-6:00 pm. The Cortege will form at the residence of Timmons at 4523 Southeast 101st Street Hampton, at 12:45 pm on Saturday.
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Thursday, July 26, 2018 Telegraph, Times and Monitor B Section 7B Advertise as Display Legal Ad, 1X in the B Section, July 26, 2018 issue. NOTE: Ad is NOT to be any larger than a 3x3. Thank you. NOTICE The 2018 Bradford County Value Adjustment Board will conduct an Organizational Meeting Mon., Aug. 6 at 11:30 a.m. in the County Commission Chambers located in the North Annex of the Courthouse at 945 N. Temple Avenue, Starke (Any person desiring to appeal any decision made by the Board with respect to any matter considered at this meeting will need a record of the proceedings. For such purpose, said person may need to insure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.) F.S. 286.0105 QUIT YOUR WAY Quitting tobacco isn't easy. Finding help should be. Tobacco Free Florida GROUP QUITIs the in-person option of Tobacco Free Florida Quit Your Way services. FREE FREE Programs cover all forms of tobacco. LOTS AVAILABLE BUILD TO SUIT REMODEL The Telegraph chronicalled Bradford Countys history BY CLIFF SMELLEY Telegraph Staff Writer 1918: pawed by a mule, a gift of weevils and a cattle empire 1928: roads, fertilizer and gasoline 1938: marijuana and a quiet July 4 Willie Mack Norman is pictured on the front of the June 21, 1918, issue. The son of W.H. Norman of Starke was stationed at Camp Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina. This July 22, 1938, photo included the following information: Some folks get a lot of comfort from a pipe; others like to tell their troubles to a faithful dog. Mrs. Mary Adams Dicks of Hampton Lake enjoys both and, consequently, as this picture would indicate, must reach the height of contentment. It was also written that Dicks enjoys modest fame locally as a fortune teller. See HISTORY, 8B
BY KIM BOX Special to the TelegraphTimes-Monitor 1948: mooo-ve along 1958: an invasion and a new phone system B Telegraph, Times and Monitor B Section Thursday, July 26, 2018 40 X 80 Pavilion with seating for up to 275 Heat & A/C Elevated stage for band. Outdoor party area with re pits & picnic tables. WIFI 65 TV with HDMI & USB hook-ups. TV also has web capability. Bathroom Facilities Facility cleanup Food prep & catering area ($100.00 upcharge)Sound system ($50.00 upcharge) RENT BUILDING Perfect Place to Host Your Event THE BRADFORD SPORTMENS FARM11394 SW 106th Ave, Graham, FL 32042, Hampton, FL 32044 | (352) 485-2302 HISTORY Continued from 7B NOT SO FAST! This photo in the June 19, 1958, issue was accompanied by the following cutline: Five-yearold John Cone is taking no chances now that watermelons are ripe. Fearful that his daddy, Clyde Cone, prominent Brooker farmer, will ship all those luscious Charleston grays to market, young John speaks for himself and proclaims, This ones mine! Florida Cracker Kitchen Comes to Keystone 240
40 Notices EQUAL HOUSING OP PORTUNITY. All real estate advertising in this newspaper is sub ject to the Federal Fair Housing Act of 1968 in which makes it illegal to advertise any pref erence, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex or national origin, or an intention to make any such preference, limitation or discrimina tion. Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custo dians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children un der 18. This newspa per will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate in which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwell ings advertised 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 hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. For further information call Florida Commission on Human Relations, Lisa Sutherland 850-4887082 ext #1005 45 Land for Sale FOR SALE. Home site lot located in Starke Golf Course off of 17th Ave. Financing available. Call 904-364-9022. 47 Commercial Property (Rent, Lease, Sale) OFFICE BUILDING FOR RENT. Keystone Heights next to W.D. large conference room, kitchen, 2/BA, parking. $1000/per mo. on con tract. For info call 904364-9022. 48 Homes for Sale 2 HOUSES FOR SALE/ LEASE TO BUY. Must have credit score of 660+ 3BR/2BA house. ers, Jacuzzi tub, gas Lake access. Post Mas ters Village in Keystone Heights. $1000/mo.$1050/mo. plus 1 month deposit. Call Dave 352-473-3560. 2BR/2BA 2000 SQFT. HOME on 1 acre in Union County, 15 mins from Lake City. $140,000. Call Kaylee Dawson @ Hallmark Real Estate 386-249-3797. 50 For Rent WE HAVE 2 OR 3 bed room MH, clean, close to prison. Call 352-4681323 NEWLY RENOVATED mobile homes. 3 BR/ 2 BA DW and 2 BR/ 2 BA. (One) 16x80 2 BR/2 BA. Lake Butler. 1-678-4386828 AVAILABLE NOW! 3BR/ 1BA house in Raiford. Handicap accessible. No pets. 650/mo. 750/ security deposit. 1st, last & deposit. Call 904964-4309. 53 A Yard Sales CHRISTMAS IN JULY is happening, Saturday. 883 W South St. Sever al wish sets, rugs, pic tures, household, toys, gold plated tea set, $1 clothing. 8am-2pm. YARD SALE Fri. & Sat. 8am-5pm. 908 W Pratt St. Furniture, home ap pliances, TV, exercise machine, lawnmower and lots more. 65 Help Wanted HIRING: Established company has positions available for Installers. Installation of residential appliances and garage door openers. Must have own truck, some tools, and pass back ground check. Full and part time positions available. Some experi ence preferred, training available. Please call for more details. Achey Doors (352) 473-6611. THE BRADFORD COUN TY Solid Waste De partment is accepting applications for two Roll-Off Garbage Truck Drivers at a pay rate of $15.00 per hour. Appli cants must possess a High School Diploma or G.E.D Applications along with a detailed job description may be obtained from the Solid Waste Department, lo cated at 925 N. Temple Avenue, Suite E Starke, Florida 32091. The deadline for accepting applications is Friday, August 3, 2018, before the close of business. Bradford County is an Equal Opportunity Em ployer. Please contact Solid Waste Director, Bennie Jackson at (904) 966-6212 for all ques tions regarding this no tice. NURSES NEEDED! RNs & LPNs needed at the following correctional in stitutions: Florida State Prison, Union CI, & New River CI-Raiford; Re ception & Medical Cen ter (RMC)-Lake Butler; & Columbia CI-Lake City. We offer compet itive salaries, compre erous paid time off & advancement opportuni ties. Various shifts avail able. Apply online at www.mhmcareers.com or contact Amy at 850-299-2436 or amy@mhmcareers. com. EEO RETAIL SALES/CASHIER & Warehouse position available, apply at Gator II Farm Supply. South of Starke on Hwy 301. HS Diploma required. UNION COUNTY KEYSTONE HEIGHTS AND LAKE REGION Library Senior Center School Honor Roll Thursday, July 26, 2018 Telegraph, Times and Monitor B Section 9B rrfntnbr bfnnnn bfnnnn brn GUN SHOW CRIME Continued from 4B Tri-County Classifieds Bradford Union Clay Reach over 27,000 Readers Every Week!INDEX40 Notice 41 Vehicles Accessories 42 Motor Vehicles 43 RVs & Campers 44 Boats 45 Land for Sale 46 Real Estate Out of Area 47 Commercial Property Rent, Lease, Sale 48 Homes for Sale 49 Mobile Homes for Sale 50 For RentWord Ad Classified Tuesday, 12:00 noon Classified Display Tuesday, 12:00 noon 964-6305 473-2210 496-2261 NOTICEClassified Advertising should be paid in advance unless credit has already been established with the newspaper. A $3.00 service charge will be added to all billing to cover postage and handling. All ads placed by phone are read back to the advertiser at the time of placement. However, the classified staff cannot be held responsible for mistakes in classified advertising taken by phone. The newspaper rese rves the right to correctly classify and edit all copy or to reject or cancel any advertisements at any t ime. Only standard abbrevations will be accepted.63 Love Lines 64 Business Opportunity 65 Help Wanted 66 Investment Opportunity 67 Hunting Land for Rent 68 Rent to Own 69 Food Supplements 70 Money to Lend 72 Sporting Goods 73 Farm Equipment 74 Computers & Computer Accessories 51 Lost/Found 52 Animals & Pets 53 Yard Sales 54 Keystone Yard Sales 55 Wanted 56 Trade or Swap 57 For Sale 58 Building Materials 59 Personal Services 60 Secretarial Services 61 Scriptures 62 Vacation/TravelCLASSIFIED DEADLINES TO PLACE A CLASSIFIED USE YOUR PHONE (904) 964-6305 (352) 473-2210 (386) 496-2261 Classified Ads Where one call does it all! 904-964-6305 This auction offers a wide variety of antiques, collectibles, vintage items, warehouse shelving & pallet racking. Numerous pieces and styles of depression glass | Milk glass | Carnival glass Cut glass pieces | Brass Beds double and single | Antique wooden beds | Iron beds | Oak Ladder Back chairs | Antique Childs Oak Platform Rocker | Antique Oak corner tables | Water Pitchers & Bowls | Brass Fire Extinguisher | Marble Top Table | Antique Humpback Trunks | Birdhouses | 150 piece brass Flatware Set | Vintage & antique toys | Vintage Stoneware | Several Crocks | Noritake China | Copeland China | Antique Tools | Antique Food Grinders Old Records Platform Scales | Large Framed Bevel edge Mirrors | Miter Saw | Antique & Vintage Cookware | Vintage Pfaltzgra Dishes | Vintage Cam-O Wooden School Camera | Antique Coee Grinder Several Oil Lamps Collectible Plates Several Mantle Clocks | Grandfather Clock | Antique Wardrobes | Treadle Sewing Machines | Several Pie Safes | Vintage Shelving | Bookcases | Old Light Fixtures | Figurines | Decorative Pieces | Vintage Enamel Pans | Vintage Enamel Top Table | Antique Push Lawn Mower | Knife Sets | Vintage Dishes | Framed Prints to include Elvis & Marilyn Monroe | Silver Platters & Serving pieces Old Baskets | Large quantity of pallet shelving, 8,10 & 12 feet tall | Table high shelving, shopping cart corrals & MORE | 18* Equipment Trailer w/ ramps | 6x10 Trailer w/ramps | Ford E350 Bus w/diesel engine | Toyota 4,000 lb forkleft, LP gas AB1698 AU2214 AU4529 Saturday, January 27, 2018 9:00 AM Bradford County Fairgrounds, Starke, FL INSPECTION: Friday, January 26, 9:00 AM 4:00 PM SATURDAY, July 28TH, 9AM2493 State Rd 16 W, Green Cove Springs, FL INSPECTION: FRI, July 27 9AM-3PM & SAT, July 28 8AM-9AM rfrntbfrffrrrr frrrrrftrbrr rbrfrrrrrrrrrrbrtb rrrrrrtrbrrrrrr btrfrrrbrfrfrrfr tbrbrrtrfrrrrrfrrfrffrr rrrrrfrrfnftrrfrfrr brrrfrrffrfrrfrrrrrr rbrrrrfrrfrrrtfnfrrrr rrrrrrnrrrfrrfrt rrbtrtrfrrbrbfrrrn trrrfbrrrrrr rfrrrrbrrrfrftrr rrrbrrrrrrrrrrbrrrrDIRECTIONS: From downtown Green Cove Springs, go west 4 miles to Fairgrounds on left. Auction is in air conditioned building. AuctionZip.com #5011 for info and photos ANTIQUES, COLLECTABLES & VINTAGE AUCTION DURRANCE PUMP Q UALITY SERVICE SINCE 1964 Pumps Sales Parts Service ST ATE LICENSE #1305 Handicapped AccessibleThis Institution is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.Now Accepting Applications1 AND 2 BEDROOM APARTMENTS 607 Bradford Court Starke, FLCall for more info 904-964-6216Hearing Impaired Only call 800-955-8771 E Q U A L H O U S I N GO P P O R T U N I T Y Set Right Mobile Homes Specializing In Relocations, Re-Levels, Set-Ups & Disposal Rodney A. Carmichael, OwnerEmail: firstname.lastname@example.org Southern Villas of StarkeAsk about our 1&2 BR Apartments HC & non-HC Units. Central AC/ Heat, on-site laundry, playground, private, quiet atmosphere. 1001 Southern Villas Dr. Starke, FL Equal Housing Opportunity 1 & 2BedroomsNOW AVAILABLE$460 $505 Equal housing opportunity. This institution is an equal opportunity provider & employer. 1, 2 3 & 4BEDROOM APARTMENTSHC & Non-HC accessible.1005 SW 6th St. Lake Butler, FL386-496-3141TDD/TTY 711. This institution is an equal opportunity provider, and employer. Equal Housing Opportunity 801 South Water Street Starke, FL 32091 TDD/TTY 711 1, 2, & 3 bedroom HC & NonHC accessible apartments.This institution is an equal opportunity provider, and employer. Equal Housing Opportunity Call1-844-991-9814 EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY As low as $15000 security deposit! 15 HVMF presents Benefiting The Hampton Veterans Memorial Fund, Inc. Gainesville Fisher House, VETSPACE, & more!$10.00 PER ENTRY/ PER DIVISION Chili Cook-off Chili Cook-off Find us on Facebook to enter @ 2018 HVMF Annual Chili Cookoff & Music FestivalOct. 13, 2018 1701 SR 100, Putnam Hall, FL 32185 Roof Leaks Re-Roofs Shingles Metal Low Slope Mobile Home Commercial Lifetime Roofs Siding Rotten Wood Replacement FREE ESTIMATES Locally Owned www.LewisWalkerRoofing.comGuaranteed Best Service Guaranteed Best Warranties Guaranteed Best Prices Toll Free 866-959-7663 Check out the Classifieds for a job fit just for you. The Bradford County Telegraph131 West Call Street Starke, FL904-964-6305 Fax: 904-964-8628
Telegraph, Times and Monitor B Section Thursday, July 26, 2018 1469 S. Walnut Street Starke HWY 301 S. (next to KOA Campground) M-F 7am 5:30pm Sat 7am 3pmClosed Sunday Mower Blades Mower Parts Mower Belts Trimmer Line Mower Blades Mower Parts Mower Belts Trimmer Line Keystone Heights High School hosts basketball camp