Sign up for 4-HFind about Bradford County 4-H at Enrollment Night, Thursday, Aug. 23, at 6 p.m. at the Bradford County Ave. in Starke. 4-H provides youth the opportunity to learn life skills, explore agent Debbie Nistler at 904-966-6244 Rally in TheressaThe Theressa Volunteer Fire rally and BBQ on Saturday, Aug. 25. just west of the Keystone Heights airport. a meal for a donation starting at 6 will be allowed three minutes to speak. gov or 352-473-6800 or Julie Sullivan to let them know you would like to speak.Bradford Environmental Forum Aug. 18 on water and land use in Bradford County. What will it mean to bring us? What questions do you have as a been invited to speak and answer your questions from 4 p.m. on Saturday, 352-283-5536.Starke election Sept. 4Mail ballots available Starke City Hall (209 N. Thompson St.) from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Only Starke voters who reside City Commissioner Daniel W. Nugent Smith. Voters who wish to request a voteCommunityNews 75 Cents T elegraph Bradford County 139th Year, 2nd Issue Thursday, August 16, 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 KHHS FOOTBALL PREVIEW Regional News Waiting in line at Starke Elementary s front desk are (l-r) Londyn Guion, 3, Domonique Slocum and kindergartener Trinque Guion. to Starke Elementary. Sen. Nelson contrasts record with ScottsBY DAN HILDEBRAN Managing Editor The three-term senator is defending Nelson started his talk with a friendly jibe at his opponent and Just remember, he said, an want to go forward, you put it in D; Florida state prisons in them, he said. We know what has happened to the salaries of the Department of Medicare and Social Security In my years in the Senate, he said, He added that he fought against past means? he said. It means that what is always go up. Sometimes, it goes opponent and some of the things that Sen. Bill Nelson spoke to around 100 people at Starkes RJE Center Tuesday night. Nelson started his talk with a friendly jibe at his opponent and Republicans. Just remember, he said, an election is like driving a car; if you want to go forward, you put it in D, if you want to go backwards, you put it in R.See NELSON, 6ABusiness leaders planning outreach to Tallahassee lawmakersBY DAN HILDEBRAN Managing Editor The Bradford County Development Authority and North Florida are spearheading an effort to raise Tallahassee. Day, the two-day event will feature a venue and an all-day event in the day. Development Authority Chair and and food that will highlight the unique She said that up to 500 people Its Bradford, not Broward Bradford County with a similar sounding area in south Florida, adding that Bradford County may be missing mix-up. Sadly, more often than not, people hear Bradford, but they think See RURAL, 6A
State auditors say Starke still has a way to goBY MARK J. CRAWFORD Telegraph Editor deal with. Only eight issues from report. Among the issues state exorbitant amount in overtime to some employees. This time around auditors bonuses at the same time those bonuses. City employees said paying due to an oversight. Auditors who was not on the board time.) It is interesting to note that every single employee was paid the bonus. eight hours of additional pay injuries rather than for their work to do a better job monitoring employee overtime. As of had not performed an overtime amount of overtime paid out. amount of overtime paid grew and the number of employees as part of their shiftwork.) (While there are several report shows that overtime department.) informal bids from at least three vendors were not obtained equipment, water tower lighting materials, utility pole tags, tree Auditors want a better systems, insisting there should position instead of reporting all four as a single enterprise fund. study as well. The majority of businesses avoiding late fees and penalties. Auditors found 80 businesses, however, whose taxes were due totaling more than $2,800 were still delinquent. Furthermore, of days past due, late fees totaled year. City personnel told auditors Delinquent amounts were added businesses from operating in the ledger. Examining the three There was another failure pending payment through a by paying, and 26 requests for extensions were granted. 22 that were 40 days late (giving extension) and six that were 70 or more days late (and had therefore of extensions allowed per year). intensive and there is limited staff to perform the task. But efforts must be both timely and progressively strengthened payment arrangements or far less lenient with delinquent extensions-per-year limit and pay their bills.) other adjustments totaling $248 For the period audited, Starke based on a lump sum, hourly rate or other amount agreed upon in the work to be performed or the examined. Those expenditures auditors seem to think these owe payroll taxes and retirement failed to do so. said personal use was apparent given the amount of fuel used. At the water tower and sewer that work. Employees blamed The generators ensure water and during power outages. of its tangible personal property While not related to the review, auditors noted the his position by interfering with for the employee. Following Partial corrections funds transfers. Inadequate separation of duties remained in single employee responsible for of pay, adding employees to the system and preparing payroll shortages. administration. There are written during the audit period, but they were not made available to the meetings was 276 days following it an oversight. Employees are doing a better from 44 to 29, auditors said the to distinguish between different but auditors said there are other the likelihood of errors going banks being used a depositories being maintained for them all, the risk of fraud or for the singing reviewed and approved. not gone far enough. found they were not being payments made in person. For error, fraud or theft. the enterprise fund. This was, however, assisted by the onetime sale of property to the state. adopt a resolution setting target should be maintained for the enterprise fund. Work is still needed on how by motion instead of resolution, amendments did not eliminate over-expenditures in some areas. moving forward as long as the employees. Starke is doing a better job of adopted those position plan. Failure to adopt that plan the need for those issued a understanding the requirements paid without proper supporting only after auditors questioned not paid in full by the due date. not adequately maintained. two trailers.Corrected one was as simple as hiring a in separating responsibilities being followed, disbursements purpose and were reimbursed in a timely manner. do a better job of preparing and review. It has also improved its budget preparation, providing the additional level of detail auditors brought forward from the prior year. Budgetary and audit information is being posted to with state law. Employees now undergo required by law.Forester: Beware invasive plantsBY JAMES TOOTLE Bradford County Forester Have you seen any plants on your property that seem to be be spreading rapidly? Are other familiar plants disappearing? You may be the unwary host of invasive plants! state by well-intentioned but misguided motives and in other long time and some are relatively got here or how long they have been here, they are here now and whenever and wherever possible. and propagate aggressively and and are a detriment to landowners The list of invasive plant See PLANTS, 8A
Thursday, August 16, 2018 Bradford County Telegraph 3A WE PROUDLY SUPPORT THE 4 H CLUB WE PROUDLY SUPPORT THE FFA CLUB The best way to predict your future is to create it.~ Abraham Lincoln DURRANCE PUMP Q UALITY SERVICE SINCE 1964 Pumps Sales Parts Service ST ATE LICENSE #1305 Education is the single most important job of the human race. Please remind your children to wash their hands often, it will keep germs away. Owners: Mike & Debi Prescott Owners: Mike & Debi Prescott rfrntbMust have coupon A Salute to All FFA Members!!!STARKE 811 S. Walnut Street (904) 964-7803 LAKE BUTLER 255 SE 6th Street (386) 496-3333Established 1957For All Your Banking Needs An investment in knowledge pays the best interest ~Benjamin Franklin A Salute to All FFA Members!!!STARKE 811 S. Walnut Street (904) 964-7803 LAKE BUTLER 255 SE 6th Street (386) 496-3333Established 1957For All Your Banking Needs rfnttrfbtnrrtf rfrnfrnr t rrnnrrrttn rrttnnntnf brtrrttttrrrrrn rrfrtrf (L-R) Mary Coleman, Marlana Funderburk, Natalya Kruger and Principal Earnest Williams work the front desk at Southside Elementary on opening day. Corian Garrison accompanies Kimbella Garrison, a pre-K student, to Southside Elementary. Andy Redding (left) and Glenn Ward help students out of their car at Southside Elementary. are (l-r) Liz Burris, Michelle Silcox, Mary Bush, Principal Jennifer Vaughan and Deputy Joshua Hill. Lawtey Elementary School second grader Peyton Bryan and his brother Brantley, a kindergartener, are Mom Victoria Kuykendall, along with Kaiser Clark, 3, walks Southside fourth-grader Madison Craft to school. Williams, Robin Smith and Vanessa Shamp after serving their last meals of the day.
county facilities in need and sketched out what was needed at this pier, including handicapped parking and a concrete path leading to the wooden pier. Railings were also added to improve safety, and the restroom is now accessible for everyone. H.D. Starling Custom Builders constructed the project with materials from Jackson Building Supply. Communications cost consumes Starke budget talksBY MARK J. CRAWFORD Telegraph Editor attempt to avoid a $40,000 perhaps avoid paying for those workshop. Sheriff Gordon Smith led the been paying and a large amount was taking advantage, knowing have also been talking about for additional money, appeared that Starke was paying more than budget. Smith said he felt it was for three positions. The original it differently. City residents and businesses already pay mayor. pressed him to say why Starke in no way required to provide paying to have someone handle going to provide, Smith said. The sheriff said taxpayers in insisted. sheriff said. pay more for than anyone else. been given enough information about what it was paying for and at the workshop but were provided later. Out of 84,425 were saving money, as well as to pay for that. When times got tough, he said he was the one trying to work with others to So to say that I arbitrarily gave you an arbitrary number, said. questions is what they were Budget includes tax and fee increases, raise for workers were well worth the presentation Ledford for the late nights spent The budget is based on the higher tentative millage rate this year) and a $595,000 transfer of utility revenue to the general fund (down from $809,000 this year). of a prior rate study, sewer rates budget does not do this, although sales are trending downward. grant to rebuild lift stations. to debate between the mayor and manager over whether the money, it still retains a great deal that must be managed and maintained, and is even adding a new grant-funded splash park in would be overseeing the parks. Other grant funding in the budget will add $50,000 worth of improvements to the Wainwright and Thomas Street parks, and appeared before the board to detail the good its annual $5,000 prevention and to ask for an additional $4,000 to support the transportation-disadvantaged At this time, the additional funding has not been added to the budget. presentations, there was little than wait for the workshop prior SRWMD director: Ground water systems fullBY DAN HILDEBRAN Managing Editor Bradford County Board of County Commissioners that groundwater systems within growing population presents years. Hugh Thomas told in the west to Bradford County in the east, and from the Georgia state line in the north to Levy County in the south. of 340,000. The areas of responsibility supply and water quality as well then also our natural systems and water supply assessment, river programs, springs grants, and and levels and a new groundwater model. has provided grants for springs improvements and preservation. springs grants have funded 26 submitted in for springs funding for this year, he said. We hope approved for moving forward He also said the springs grants water per day saved, he said in at about 2.4 million pounds. Thomas said that in Southeast Georgia Ground Water that model not only for our permitting, he said, but also for He said the model will enable The Suwannee River Water Management District covers 7,640 square miles in all or part of 15 north the west to Bradford County in the east, and from the Georgia state line in the north to Levy County in the south. The district contains 13 river basins and a current population of 340,000.See WATER, 6A
Thursday, August 16, 2018 Bradford County Telegraph 5A Church will hold registration for the For more information, please Family and Friends Day on 803 N. Oak St. in is invited. on Sunday, Aug. 26, at 4 p.m. The speaker of the hour will of Starke will p.m. The guest speaker for the afternoon will be Evangelist Sharon Forman of Gainesville. Everyone is invited to attend. Class for anyone who would be interested in learning more about on Wednesdays for four session Starke. Come join us. Email the details of your congregations upcoming special events to editor@ bctelegraph. com. Sleep hygiene sleep hygiene. Sleep hygiene remembering things during the Institutes of Health, adults need seven to eight hours of sleep and tips below to help you and your family get an adequate amount of rest. is a quiet, dark and relaxing environment. bedtime. to eight hours will make for a happier and healthier you!Recipes of the WeekOranges are high in to aging and some diseases. Orange Balsamic Chicken Ingredients Coarse salt Ground pepper oil wedges Directions pepper. In a large ovenproof skillet, heat oil over mediumside up, to skillet and transfer to a plate. 2. Heat skillet over medium heat and add vinegar and orange wedges. Cook, stirring and a wooden spoon, until orange begins to soften, about two stir in butter. To serve, return Lemon Garlic Tilapia Ingredients 3 tablespoons fresh lemon Directions water and pat dry with paper towels. Bake in preheated oven until pulled apart with a fork.CholesterolThe human body needs risk for heart disease and stroke. bad. Low-density lipoproteins but high-density lipoproteins even age. The important thing to remember is that there are no signs or symptoms of high This month, make it your goal test. This is the only way you stroke. in a normal range and lower your diet, maintaining a healthy Health Senior CenterThe Bradford County Senior Temple Ave in Starke. If you have any questions or would like further information on any Victim servicesAre you an older adult and health intern will be available to speak privately with you about any issues you may have. How to grow succulents is presented by the Florida the Bradford County Extension arrange these types of plants. good drainage. There is a $5 fee Bradford County Extension Bradford County Senior Center at 904-368-3955.Line dancing If you have any questions about 904-368-3955.Computer classes starting with Computers for Beginners on Wednesday, Aug. 22. Learn how to navigate the internet Aug. 29, and Sept. 5 is to 4 p.m. Call 904-368-3955 for reservations as seating is limited. Medicare helpHave questions about your Stop in and speak with a SHINE representative and get those questions answered. SHINE have the best plan for your needs.Phones for hearing impaired your home telephone due to hearing loss? You may qualify for a free phone from the Florida Aug. 29, from 9 a.m.noon. The representative will assist you with getting the right phone for your needs and train you to use Yoga and tai chiNeed to improve your issues with range of motion in a shoulder knee or hip. The senior these issues. Join the Chair Yoga and Tai Chi Hour Tuesdays at improve range of motion and us for one hour every Thursday Wood carvingStop in and see what the meets every Wednesday morning from 9 a.m. to noon. Not a wood you will be whittling away the hours.Crochet, Knit and Needlework GroupCome join us every Thursday Knit, and Needlework Group. those in between enjoy getting We also enjoy sharing ideas, thought about learning how to Book Club with different genres of books. read a book for a month and have Food Pantry changing distribution days and dairy three times a week, these items more often. 4 p.m. Full orders are still available to Local CoDA meeting at FUMCCo-Dependents Anonymous is and the development and relationships. CoDA meetings will resume on Tuesdays at on Jefferson Street. For further information, go to www.CoDa. Donations for Lawtey students Donated items may be taken to
Health care initial opposition to expand if the governor and Legislature would have expanded the program, an additional 800,000 that the federal government would have paid to extend the program. The governor and the Legislature refused not for one year, but for the last seven that they refused to use to give and our tax money went to other expansion. It would be a total of two and a half million people in this state.EducationNelson told the group he has a Look at the other fellow, Legislature balked, and they And look what has happened to They started to siphon it off into what makes us different from the rest of the world.EnvironmentNelson said that voters in blooms and red tide. Nelson said he has been endorsed by many of the of Conservation Voters and the Sierra Club. Let me tell you about the other fella, Nelson said of his dismantled the environmental The Department of Community going to the water management the funding of the Department the state of Florida. And down an earful of it right now with writers are writing what is the eight years.Independence the framers of the Constitution separated the powers of the federal government so neither the Congress nor the president Congress that will do anything that the president says, then what and one institution, he said. I outside groups have rated me as one of the most independent senators.NELSONContinued from 1A Nelson tied the emergence of algae blooms and red tide in south Florida to Gov. Rick Scotts environmental policies. He has systematically dismantled the environmental agencies of Florida, Nelson said of his opponent. but Bradford is very different, and our rural area needs money support for our Communities in get the tutoring. When you go visit people and build those relationships, she them instead of just reading an of paper. group of people putting on an Capitol than individuals meeting with lawmakers one on one. When folks show up at the Capitol as a group of people and and on the steps of the old Capitol, it draws attention, he said. disadvantage. A lot of the money goes outvoted by the density they have, he said. events in Tallahassee for years and have been reaping the with lawmakers. going up there putting on events, same level of exposure. make to the state. We want them to understand than just roads and trees and and farmland, he said. We are people who have a big Event grows largerEvans said the event originally was to highlight Bradford County It originally started out as Bradford Days, she said, then to think regionally, and the Heights. said his area also wanted to Heights and Union County Volunteers and funding needed forming, Evans and Chamber looking for volunteers and funding. We need lots of volunteers, people getting in a van and showing up. of Bradford County and surrounding areas. for us to be there in front of these legislators and to show them them to know that Bradford is not Broward. RURALContinued from 1A bottomlands wetland mitigation, Lawtey water system improvements, Starke bypass wetlands mitigation, Theressa west ridge west levee, Brooks supply improvements and water supply booster pump full for the majority of the and Levy County as well. Thomas said one of his that growth will bring. He said growth in daily water demand from 229 million gallons a day 2035. We want growth in our area, he added, but we have to plan we adopted the water supply assessment. It is a planning tool to look at where that growth is type of growth.WATERContinued from 4A but so is water in the streets warning residents to be prepared Water levels are the highest they have been for many years in Fay Baird, senior hydrologist. If higher than average rainfall over the past two months. Areas in rain over the past three months, that same time period. stages, although water levels for the water to move to another September are the months in to have widespread rain from the next few weeks, summer downpours. Under those when an area is already saturated. and those along rivers and streams should be thinking to safeguard their homes and belongings from high water. Take time to identify alternate should keep in mind that even if their home is on high ground, the roads that lead to it may not be. higher ground. Verify that drainageways on or through the property are not ahead of time. to do so. rainfall levels on an hourly basis. works with the National Weather management personnel to warn For more information on rainfall and river levels, visit and mitigation. If you have ideas found on the website. The mission of the Suwannee based solutions to support natural systems and the needs of to the belief of water for nature, water for people. Headquartered For more information Farm Bureau hosting Youth Speech ContestThe Bradford County Farm Bureau is hosting its annual Any resident of Bradford County Brandi Northrup at 904-964Dinner raises funds for historical society spaghetti dinner on Friday, Sept. 7, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the bread, a drink and dessert will be served, and there will be a silent
Thursday, August 16, 2018 Bradford County Telegraph 7A LegalsIN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR BRADFORD COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2018-CA-0149 COMPASS BANK, vs. DIVISION: JESSICA LYNN RIFE a/k/a JESSICA LYNN MARTIN; MARK D. MARTIN and UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION, Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION TO: MARK D. MARTIN 414 SE 2nd Avenue Melrose, FL 32666 (Last Known Address) (CURRENT ADDRESS UNKNOWN) YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in Bradford County, Florida: SEE ATTACHED EXHIBIT A. H186FRXS SCHEDULE A THE FOLLOWING REAL PROPERTY SITUATE IN COUNTY OF BRADFORD ANO STATE OF FLORIDA, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: A PARCEL OF LAND SITUATED IN SECTION 12, TOWNSHIP 9 SOUTH, RANGE 22 EAST, BRADFORD COUNTY, FLORIDA; SAID PARCEL BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SAID SECTION 12 AND RUN THENCE NORTH 06 22 43 EAST ALONG THE EAST LINE OF SAID SECTION 12, A DISTANCE OF 2325.07 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT FOR THE POINT OF BEGINNING; FROM THIS POINT OF BEGINNING CONTINUE NORTH 06 22 43 EAST, ALONG THE EAST LINE OF SAID SECTION 12, A DISTANCE OF 100.00 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT; THENCE RUN SOUTH 89 55 00 WEST, 200.00 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT; THENCE RUN SOUTH 06 22 43 WEST, 100.00 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT; THENCE RUN NORTH 89 55 00 EAST, 200.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. AND A PARCEL OF LAND SITUATED IN FRACTIONAL SECTION 12, TOWNSHIP 9 SOUTH, RANGE 22 EAST, BRADFORD COUNTY, FLORIDA, MORE COMMONLY KNOWN AS LOTS FORTY-THREE (43) AND FORTY-FOUR (44), SEMINOLE RIDGE, UNIT NO. 5; SAID LOTS BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE CONCRETE MONUMENT AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SAID SECTION 12 AND RUN NORTH 06 22 43 EAST ALONGT HE EAST LINE OF SAID SECTION 12 A DISTANCE OF 2092.08 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT AND THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE RUN NORTH 83 37 17 WEST A DISTANCE OF 198.73 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT; THENCE RUN NORTH 06 22 43 EAST A DISTANCE OF 210.49 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT; THENCE RUN NORTH 89 55 00 EAST A DISTANCE OF 200.00 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT ON THE EAST LINE OF SAID SECTION 12; THENCE RUN SOUTH 06 22 43 WEST ALONG SAID EAST LINE A DISTANCE OF 233.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. PARCEL ID: 06230-E-01800 PROPERTY ADDRESS: 414 SE 2nd AVE And which postal address is: 414 SE 2nd Avenue, Melrose, FL 32666. are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Mark whose address is 720 Blackstone Building, Jacksonville, Florida, publication, of the Notice of Action, this Court either before service on thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint RAY NORMAN CLERK OF THE COURT BY: Lisa Brannon AS DEPUTY CLERK 8/9 2tchg 8/16-BCT NOTICE BRADFORD SELF STORAGE will hold a PUBLIC AUCTION on FRIDAY, AUGUST 24, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at 2100 N. Temple Ave., Starke, Florida on the following Units containing personal items: #14-belonging to S. Tanksley #15-belonging to C. Kwarteng 8/9 2tchg 8/16-BCT NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the Florida Self Storage Facility Act Statutes (Section 83.801 83.809); Santa Fe Storage of Waldo will sell for CASH to the highest bidder on storageauctions.com for location at 15540 NE HWY 301, Waldo, County of Alachua, Florida; ending at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, the 23rd day of August 2018, the household goods and contents of the following: UNIT B007 AMANDA LEE BASS 8/9 2tchg 8/16-BCT NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the Florida Self Storage Facility Act Statutes (Section 83.80183.809); Santa Fe Storage of Starke will sell for cash to the highest bidder on storageauctions.com for location at 1630 North Temple Ave, Starke, County of Bradford, FL, by 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, the 23rd day of August 2018, the household goods and misc. contents of the following: A0l0 STEVEN EUGENE CAMPBELL A026 EARL V GRIFFS A031 MELISSA R CLARK B0l0 LULA ANNETTE CLARK B0ll LULA ANNETTE CLARK E0ll HOLLIE M LAWRENCE G014 RICKY D GRIFFIS H007 KIRSTEN TEMPLETON 1032 KIRSTEN TEMPLETON 1037 SHAUTE SHARRI CARTER 1042 JACK FRANKLING GUNTER 8/9 2tchg 8/16-BCT NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That 5T WEALTH PARTNERS LP The holder of the following number(s) and year of issuance, the description of property, and name(s) in which it is assessed are as follows: File Number: 2018-0007 Parcel Number: 01513-0-00000 Year of Issuance: 2011 Description of Property: SEE ATTACHED LEGAL DESCRIPTION Legal Description: 01513-0-00000 Lot 19, East Lawtey, Florida and commencing at Northeast corner of Lot 19 East Lawtey and run East along the South side of Lawtey and Middleburg Road 80 feet; thence south along West side of Edward Street 274 feet; thence West and parallel with Lawtey and Middleburg Road 130 feet thence North and at right angles to Lawtey and Middleburg Road 74 feet to southwest corner of Lot 19, thence East to Southeast corner of Lot 19 thence North to Point of Beginning, Being in East Lawtey, Florida. Being the North 274 feet of Block 18 West of Edward Street, East Lawtey, less Parcel of land described above, all lying and being in Bradford County, Florida. Assessed To: VERNON MOBLEY, LOUISE MOBLEY All of the above property is located in Bradford County, In the State of Florida. redeemed according to Law, the or Bidder at the BRADFORD COUNTY COURTHOUSE, STARKE, FL. on the 3rd day of October, 2018, at 1 :00 a.m. RAY NORMAN BRADFORD COUNTY CLERK OF COURT BY L Brannon Deputy Clerk 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 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 before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. 8/16 4tchg 9/6-BCT IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR BRADFORD COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 04-2018-CP-88 Division Probate IN RE: ESTATE OF GWENDOLYN NETHERLAND MOXLEY Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate deceased, whose date of death was May 27, 2018, is pending in the Circuit Court for Bradford County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 945 N. Temple Avenue, Starke, Florida 32091. 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 ON OR BEFORE 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 and 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 FLORIDA STATUTES SECTION 733.702 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 August 16, 2018. Attorney for Personal Representative: Ellen R. Gershow Attorney Florida Bar Number: 0233927 Dell Salter, P.A. 3940 N. W. 16th Blvd,. Bldg. B Gainesville, FL 32605 Telephone: (352) 416-0090 E-Mail: email@example.com Secondary E-Mail: marissa.helble@ dellsalter.com Personal Representative: Lynn Melvin 18528 Charlotte Avenue Brooker, Florida 32622 8/16 2tchg 8/23-BCT BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF BRADFORD COUNTY, FLORIDA REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS GRAPHIC DESIGN SERVICES (SINGLE PROJECT) The Board of County Commissioners of Bradford County, Florida is requesting competitive proposals professionals for the purpose of providing graphic design services related to the development and implementation of a branding concept for Bradford County government. project are outlined in greater detail in the Project Outline which is available County Manager, Bradford County Courthouse at 945 N. Temple Avenue, Starke, Florida 32091. Proposals must be submitted in sealed envelopes to the Board of County Commissioners of Bradford County, Florida, c/o Clerk of the Circuit Court, 945 N. Temple Avenue, Starke, Florida 32091 and will be accepted until 10:00 A.M. on Thursday, August 23, 2018. Thereafter, the bids will be opened and read aloud in the Clerks Conference Room at the Bradford County Courthouse. The Board of County Commissioners of Bradford County, Florida reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids, award all or part of the bids, waive any technicalities with respect for local vendors (Section 2-156, Bradford County, Florida Code) and and/or requirements in the best interest of Bradford County, Florida. For additional information, please Manager by telephone at (904)9666327 or by email at rachel_rhoden@ 8/16 1tchg-BCT NOTICE OF MEETING The Board of CareerSource North Central Florida will hold a Legislative Committee meeting on August 22, at 3:00 p.m. at 10 NW 6th Street, Gainesville, FL. For more information please contact Talia Pate at (352) 246-3326. 8/16 1tchg-BCT NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE: SPRATLIN TOWING & RECOVERY INC gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 09/10/2018, 9:00 a.m. at 10875 US HIGHWAY 301 HAMPTON, FL 32044, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes. SPRATLIN TOWING & RECOVERY INC reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. 1C3CCBCG0CN146385 2012 CHRYSLER 8/16 1tchg-BCT NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE: SPRATLIN TOWING & RECOVERY INC gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 09/14/2018, 9:00 a.m. at 10875 US HIGHWAY 301 HAMPTON, FL 32044, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes. 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Pol. Adv. paid for and Approved By Gayle Nicula for Bradford County School Board District 2 Mom 1 st Generation BHS Class of 1951 2 nd Generation BHS Classes of 1977 & 1982 3 rd Generation BHS Classes of 2004, 2005, 2008 & 2010 4 rd Generation Pre K Class of 2018 BRADFORD STR NG Pol. Adv. paid for and Approved By Gayle Nicula for Bradford County School Board District 2 Mom 1 st Generation BHS Class of 1951 2 nd Generation BHS Classes of 1977 & 1982 3 rd Generation BHS Classes of 2004, 2005, 2008 & 2010 4 rd Generation Pre K Class of 2018 BRADFORD STR NG Hello Bradford County Residents! I am Gayle Shuford Nicula and I want to be your next District 2 Bradford County School Board member. I was born and raised in Bradford County and am proud to continue to live and work here as well. I am the fourth generation of my family to live here. I have been married to Perry Nicula for 38 years and we both consider ourselves blessed to raise our children and grandchildren in this wonderful community. I am proud to be an active member of Madison Street Baptist Church. I am a University of Florida graduate, with a Masters degree in nursing. I know what it takes to be collegeready. I am an active member of the School Health Advisory Committee and a past member of the School Advisory Committee, the Parent-Teacher organization and the Bradford County Education Foundation. I am proud to be a BHS graduate and as a school board member, I am dedicated to working to make all Bradford County parents proud to have their children in the Bradford County school system and to making that system one which all county residents can take pride in. It can be done and I feel that I can be an effective part of seeing that it is. I ask for your support so that I may accept this challenge and work for our young people and their future. Please contact me with any questions or concerns at 904-509-4269, Thank you! ~ Gayle Shuford Nicula BRADFORD HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1968 MEMBERS PICTURED: (rows 1 and 2) Linda Crews Cubbedge-Smith, Peggy Sanders Roberson, Shelia Magyari Evans, Wilbur Waters, Kay Colson Waters, Marilyn Bollinger, Pat Morgan Lynch, George Browning, Dianne Adkinson Williams, Joyce Denmark Sanderson, Karen Patz Kesler, Martha Dennis Stalzer, Linda Strickland Alday, Shirley Whitaker Wilkerson, coach David Hurse, Ms. Ann Magaha, Wayne Gunter, Glenda Bryan Wheeler, Sharon Tatum Anderson, (rows 3 and 4) Sheryl Derkman Allen, Lloyd Gilpin, Elaine Murray OMeara, Pat Hitchcock Bowen, Bev McRae Shaw, Sue Douglas Crawford, Wanda Lewis Jackson, Barbara Coleman Kirkland, Lynda Strickland Garlington, Libby Thomas Carlton, David Penoyer, Pete Funcher, Betty Jo Sapp Sloan, Mike Jackson, Ernestine Lester Swearingen, Retha Miller Hodges, Ronnie Knight, (row 5) Randy Jones, Cherrie McRae Gnann, Kathy Frees Whitehead, Jack Bennett, Charles Coleman, Greg Alvarez, (rows 6 and 7) Ronnie Kirkland, L.J. Kite, Edward Loper, Plen Gnaan, James Sellers, Larry Martin, Matt Packham, Bruce Jackson, Stephen Smith, Paul McLeod, Dan Daugherty, Buddy Warren and Gary Johns. Not pictured: Diane Cox Godwin. Class of 1968 celebrates 50 years Center was the setting for the 50th reunion for the Class of other in years. white. BBQ. Waters, who kept all laughing with their jokes and bantering. were honored with a memory Classmates took turns saying the one, and letting a balloon go as they did so. The balloons were released at the end of the night in memory of those not there. provided the entertainment for the evening and sang To Dream opportunity to speak and tell had meant to them. The highlight of the evening BHS 50 in gold letters. grass, Chinese tallow tree, tree, mimosa and air potato. Of most damaging to timberland. First a little history and some Department of Environmental shipment of plants from Japan from southeast Asia, initially weeds in the world. Cogon grass is a perennial grass that grows from 2-5 feet tall and is a light yellowish wide and have a midvein that is unmistakably offset to one side. The blade edges have very easily felt than seen. Cogan grass nowhere. grow underground parallel to stems that grow new shoots upward and roots downward. If form of propagation makes the plant less reliant on seed timberland is substantial. Any an opportunity for it to rapidly preparation for reforestation will newly planted trees within the infested area. This virtually reforestation. Although older stands of timber may not be immediately of older stands of timber by nutrients and moisture. Also, substantial tree mortality if tree mortality promote even more expansion of the grass as the ground is bared, sunlight and nutrient availability are invasive plant. diversity is pleasing to the eye variety of wildlife. Whether hunting, hiking, birding or observing nature in general, a infestation by an invasive plant environment that supports a Yoho recognizes Tatum familys perseverance Congressman Ted Yoho stopped by Tatum Bros. Lumber in Lawtey Thursday afternoon. He presented owners of the Tatum Family and Tatum Brothers Sawmill. The Tatums are a shining example of the entrepreneurial spirit which makes America great. Pictured (l-r) are Yoho, Tommy Tatum, Charles Tatum and John Tatum. grass should be viewed as an ongoing threat. Identifying it and in preserving timberland and the as new growth appears. After the will need to be treated again in years will likely be required to your Bradford County forester, 386-292-4984, or email james. Free transportation Bradford County offers free transportation to employment, see if you qualify.PLANTSContinued from 2A
Regional News Regional NewsB Section Thursday, August 16, 2018News from Bradford County, Union County and the Lake Region FEATURES CRIME SOCIALS OBITUARIES EDITORIAL 90 DAYS SAME AS CASH FINANCINGWe Will Beat All Competitor Pricing SHEET VINYL AS LOW AS $.59 CARPET AS LOW AS $.69 SF VINYL PLANK AS LOW AS $.89 SF WOOD LOOK TILE AS LOW AS $1.29 SF 25% OFF ALL CARPET & VINYL REMNANTSFloor & Home Over 40 years of SALES ~ SERVICE ~ INSTALLATION Saturdays by appointment only Hurse, Mullins to be honored for their legaciesBY CLIFF SMELLEY David Hurse and Laurie Mullins had an impact on so many lives in Bradford County, are the honorees at the Bradford County Education Foundations which is scheduled for Thursday, I think its nice for them to you to them, Bradford County Education Foundation President Hurse, who was the Bradford he was surprised to hear he was as I did deserves some Tickets to the event, which includes may be purchased from any education foundation board member, Capital City Bank or the Santa Canova said such events are held in association with other education learned of it when member Lila Sellars helped cater such an event in Baker the Bradford County Education Foundation Everyone was like, Next was to determine who to Everybody knows Coach Hurse, Hurse was hired as an assistant football coach and head track worked under Head Coach Lennard Tornadoes to a state runner-up which was better than any other Hurse also coached the Tornadoes to a state David Hurse Laurie MullinsSee LEGACY, 7BMullins out as UCHS baseball coachBY CLIFF SMELLEY district championship in six is out as head coach after Athletic Director Ronny Pruitt said Mullins never passed the required test for Hes known since the needed to pass this test, Mullins, who did not Mullins was optimistic about son, Garrett, who earned Allthis far, they wont be so Greg Boo Mullins
2B Telegraph, Times and Monitor B Section 13 26 BY CLIFF SMELLEY School Head Football Coach Chuck Dickinson has an ideal the ball-control offense he feels However, as Keystone season, the Indians will need to break in a new quarterback and defense returns six starters, while the offense returns seven, Dickinson said the leaders leaders of the team, period, whether on the offensive side or This will be their third year think each knows what the other Both players have worked plays on the defensive line, Dickinson said, Dan, with his the world, Dickinson said, but The rest of the line consists Cody Wells at tackle and center, However, none of those positions are etched in stone because of the Indians lack of offensive linemen have to learn how to play multiple positions backs, for example, have to learn to play multiple positions in the Also, offensive players have to learn defensive positions and We cant control if we have Dickinson said, but what were cant wait until that happens to then try to coach you up to play also return as Keystone lost its two primary Friedlin, who played primarily more at the tailback position this year but may have to start out Either way, Friedlin should Friedlin played well at tailback the fullback position, he showed season and impressed Dickinson with his play at fullback in the who will really help us from a Some other players in the mix Colton Crane and Trey Horton, Andrew Cox, and sophomore returns as a starter at wide last year to be a blocker, which is so important in Keystones can make the difference in a Preseason classics BY CLIFF SMELLEY season, area football teams will play preseason kickoff classics Bradford will travel to play Hamilton Countys coaches had reported that Hamilton Head was hired this past March, and assistant coach David May that Athletic Director Mike Last year, Bradford hosted Newberry in a classic, and Pedro Carter, who is a in last years classic, with the Turnovers were a problem for the Keystone varsity team, which Blake Sanders, who has since last year, with the varsity teams senior, scored a touchdown, second-leading rusher last season.
Thursday, August 16, 2018 Telegraph, Times and Monitor B Section 3B Its back-to-school time and everyone is settling into their regular routines. Everyone, that is, except your pet. Suddenly your dog is pottying in the house, wont leave your side, and is destroying things it normally wouldnt touch. If this sounds like your dog, then it might have separation anxiety. Separation anxiety is a feeling of nervousness, fear, or panic that develops when a dog is unable to be in contact with his or her family. Mild symptoms are often missed by owners or often interpreted as signs that our dogs missed us. But this anxiety can take on more severe forms and is reported as the number one reason pets are surrendered to pounds. Symptoms of established separation anxiety include: Barking, whining, or howling when left alone. Destructive behaviors (e.g., chewing and clawing at objects in the home). Escape attempts through or around doors and windows, crates, or fences. Prescription and nonprescription anxiety relievers (e.g., medications, nutritional supplements, and pheromone products) can help, but should be viewed as a way of enhancing the effectiveness of rather than replacing behavioral modification techniques. Behavioral modification protocols often include recommendations like: Pretend to leave (e.g., pick up your keys or purse) but then stay or walk out the door but immediately come back in. As long as the dog remains calm, gradually increase the amount of time you stay away. When you do get home, ignore your dog until he or she is calm. Do not allow your dog to sleep in your bed. Ask someone else to do things with your dog that he or she enjoys (e.g., going for walks). Get your dog to look forward to time alone by handing out special toys (food-filled ones work well) when you leave and putting them away when you are home. If you often have a television or radio on when you are at home, keep it on when you leave. If you believe that your dog might suffer from separation anxiety, it is important to remember that he or she is truly terrified in your absence and not being bad. Punishment of any sort is absolutely the wrong response to fear and will actually make the situation worse rather than better. Effective treatment for separation anxiety involves avoiding behaviors that reinforce neediness, teaching the dog to relax, and providing positive inforcement for doing so. Diagnosis and treatment begins with a trip to your veterinarian. The Weekly Paw Print: October has been designated as Adopt A This week we salute the unsung heroes of veterinary medicine. Im talking about National Veterinary Technician Week. The individuals you see assisting the veterinarian do more than you can see in the exam room alone. Veterinary technicians deliver medications, administer and monitor anesthesia, assist the veterinarian in surgery, collect and run lab tests, and so much more. They do all that they do while remaining patient and compassionate. They never lose sight of what their mission is and why they are there. The veterinarians, veterinary technicians, and the veterinary receptionists make up the veterinary team. Veterinarians rely on their team to care and provide for their patients beyond just the medicine. This week I would like to personally thank my awesome team. I could not do what I do without their help, their inspiration to be the best, and their compassion. It is my privilege to work with each and every one of them. Next time you see a member of your veterinary health care team, give them two paws up! 904 964 6411 The Weekly Paw Print: October has been designated as Adopt A This week we salute the unsung heroes of veterinary medicine. Im talking about National Veterinary Technician Week. The individuals you see assisting the veterinarian do more than you can see in the exam room alone. Veterinary technicians deliver medications, administer and monitor anesthesia, assist the veterinarian in surgery, collect and run lab tests, and so much more. They do all that they do while remaining patient and compassionate. They never lose sight of what their mission is and why they are there. The veterinarians, veterinary technicians, and the veterinary receptionists make up the veterinary team. Veterinarians rely on their team to care and provide for their patients beyond just the medicine. This week I would like to personally thank my awesome team. I could not do what I do without their help, their inspiration to be the best, and their compassion. It is my privilege to work with each and every one of them. Next time you see a member of your veterinary health care team, give them two paws up! 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BY CLIFF SMELLEY new head baseball coach, but now has its man in Matt Stilley, who previously coached as an Stilley, a Louisiana native mother asked him via text when baseball season started, he Staples to replace Stewart career wins as a head coach, assistant coach at Baker County he didnt want to take on the Enter Stilley, who applied for this way, so I came out here, schools I had looked at to come Stilley interviewed with Athletic Director Lamar Waters contacted Stilley and asked if he member later heard that he, too, being a head coach Louisiana, and pitched for decided thats not the route he opportunity because I knew that I wanted to be a coach and wanted really think was the best course head coach somewhere and have Stilley said he was inspired school: Keven Darouse and Chad Stilley went to Southeastern his and Head Coach Tim Beattys We went to the playoffs all six nice to watch what you wanted to implement come to fruition and hours than what practices consist mindful of what you want to do, Stilley believes he is ready for because of the duties he had at I took on a lot of the kind of prepared me to come into this role and really take on, Its really been a seamless transition because its stuff I was When asked to describe himself as a coach, Stilley said, I would say very intense, but toward what is best for their play at the next level, whether university or two-year university for their education, or whether That should be our primary Stilley said his teams motto We want to be that team where even if you come in here and beat us, you leave here the team thats kind of pesky and What Stilley wants to see more players to ask themselves how teaching English. regular season starts next BY CLIFF SMELLEY next week for the Bradford, years Class 1A runner-up, play The Bradford match is The Indians travel to play sports passes for Bradford High School athletics Tornado Club all-sports passes, which allow admission to all Please contact BHS football sponsorship packages and individual redseat pricing for football, and of which include two reserved red seats, two hot and announcement as a quarter polo shirts, four T-shirts and polo shirts, six T-shirts and announcement as quarter on an individual basis at three Please contact BHS
4B Telegraph, Times and Monitor B Section Letters childrenDear Editor: all heard or said those words, Saturday to the Gainesville newspaper pointed out the folly I learned that somehow tadpoles Last week I took my kids to It seems that Christopher he learned with his friends in family are more important than adult problems like bills and years in my career as a teacher, think, I was at the door of a portal between childhood and adults can do much to mess it to see if they could do it on their I will admit that back in the early than I do now, but it was still my But back to the lesson of are honest and more open to Children want love and to love us, we are doomed to the life lessons we learned as a child that are eternal and need to always be incorporated into our daily lives: kindness, patience, empathy, and We can return to a more civil Steve Acree Brooker Reader supports governorDear Editor: important for everyone to vote in will determine the direction of we should cast our vote for the person who most closely mirrors CRIME BY DAN HILDEBRAN Bradford deputies arrested a 51-year-old Hampton man after a weapon in public or on a disabled vehicle near the to the victim and several In other arrests from the Lake Bradford deputies for a probation Bradford deputies for an out-ofCynthia Marie Lavery, 51, of Michael Rodney McCarter, with a suspended or revoked defendant became intoxicated and punched a mirror, pieces of which cut a family members can at the family member, Starke police for an out-ofCharlotte, North Carolina, was a suspended or revoked license a resident in the area of Starkes his vehicle, but declined to theft on Walnut Street in which cash and lottery tickets were with a suspended or revoked Lawtey police for possession of arrest report, the defendant and deputy arrived, the defendant the defendant drove to the victims house, pulled the hair of a female victim and punched by Clay deputies for domestic battery on a law enforcement domestic battery and three counts May 1, the defendant became intoxicated and verbally abusive The defendant also threw a two-liter bottle of Pepsi at one her nephew on the shoulder and when the victim opened her front work, she heard the back door of the house open and what sounded Deputies later found the of a knife and in possession of Windle Merich Spaulding to ask for helpEvery day, older adults are elders physically or emotionally, to threaten them, or to take their money or property without Dont let this happen to or someone you trust and call the
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Thursday, August 16, 2018 Telegraph, Times and Monitor B Section 7B Canova said when it came of Mullins, who teaches her Sunday school class at First Teacher of the Year, was a perfect Mullins and her now-deceased husband, Bobby, moved to could establish a veterinary when it became part of the school as a substitute teacher after she Shes shared letters with us in Sunday school from students that adults, had written and thanked Mullins was active in Girl Churchs womens ministry, vacation Bible school and was unable to reach Mullins for comment, but Hurse said the Bradford County Education Foundation couldve solely is to honor people whove had a positive impact on the countys schools and students, Canova said she also views the event as a sort of pep rally to drum up community back involved in the LEGACY FlashbackEditors note: In support of the Aug. 23 Leave a Legacy event, the Telegraph-Times-Monitor presents an edited version of an Aug. 31, 2000, story in which has former BHS Head Coach Lennard Register reminisces about David Hurse, who he hired as an assistant coach in 1957. Hurse became head coach when Register left after the 1961-62 school year to take another head coaching job. Register has since passed away (Oct. 16, 2014). BY MARCIA MILLER He most remembers his by cooperation, dedication and And then there was that pink Former BHS Head Football took over as head coach, and a always seemed to be on the same team almost always involved the reservations, however, about that he was hired), David drove up in a was a conservative rat, and that Everyone teased him about that after a year or two, but while he Everyone knew when Coach an outlandish car in the late County may have been a mark conservative members of the community, but it was an impressed with Hurse from the hired him as an assistant football Most people remember the state championships Hurse won and the times he took the Tornadoes to the playoffs, but not that many remember the earlier years before the playoffs existed when the Tornadoes were a force to be reckoned with the other assistant coaches, point, the team was lauded for a David Hurse was responsible had several years of talent and championships and other honors the Tornadoes earned under Bradford County a lot to be the principal at Bradford Middle Hurse worked mainly with the duties were divided up then but Hurse spent most of his ability to teach and relate well we made decisions about the blessed to have David and some wins, but the other coaches had Dedication is a word When David and I were and breathed football day and friendship continued, and it is David Hurse still lives and has always felt it was important football makes a man out of a take the hard knocks and learn to teach those concepts to the School. POLITICAL RALLY & BBQ FUNDRAISERTO INFORM THE CITIZENS & BENEFIT THETheressa Volunteer Fire DepartmentSaturday, August 25, 2018BBQ Pork or Chicken and all the fixings for only $800We will begin serving at 6 pm and start speaking at 7 pm Federal, tate, and ocal andidates have been invited. Bring your hairs. Come join us at1692 SE 81st Street Theressa(between Starke & Keystone Hts) with a suspended or revoked Amber Gray Tharpe was Kaitlyn Nicole Watkins offenses of possession of less David Wilburn was sentenced with a suspended or revoked of disorderly intoxication and court dispositions with a suspended or revoked proof of insurance and failure to yield at an intersection were Sabrina Lynnette Bexley was sentenced to six months Shannon Marie Frady for the court costs for the April 19 Amos Daniel Lamoree Dakota Lee Schmidt was sentenced to six months suspended or revoked license and Tamara Alicia Tosen was sentenced to six months dedicating Chapel in MelroseLake Swan Camp, where Billy ministry, will honor Americas partners, individuals and friends will attend: Graham Chapel in Minder Free and open to the public, the days festivities on Saturday, The schedule also includes the Gatorland Ski Show Team at will be provided in anticipation commissioners from Alachua, Putnam and Clay counties Ken Cornell, Larry Harvey and Gavin Ministry and church leaders alliance southeast, Christian Paul Alford, friend of Billy Graham, former vice president of Christian and Missionary Alliance, and president of Toccoa Need a ride?Need a ride to school or assistance and need help with your travel needs, please call
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W/D hookup, CH/A, 1 acre, in country. $500/ mo. $500 deposit, no lease. Call 904-7699559. CAMPER LOT in country. Private drive and yard. Utilities included. 352468-2684. 2 houses, unfurnished in Lake Geneva, 1 Blk off SR100. Lg shared yard. 2 car parking ea. 352-215-5837. STARKE 3BR/2BA MH, CH/A, across from Country Club. New carpet, vinyl and paint. Mini blinds throughout. Three-year-old eat-in only, non-smoker. Oneacre lot, lawn included. Available Sept. 1st. $950/deposit $950/mo. 904-662-3735-leave message TFN. NEWLY RENOVATED 4 plex, 1/BR apt. Large rooms, good neighborhood. Near Starke city limits. Rent for $700.mo. Individually metered with FPL. No pets. Call 904-613-571553 A Yard SalesYARD SALE: 1010 W. Pratt St. Friday & Saturday. Clothes, treadmill, baby items, pictures, purses, a little of everything. Home decor and more. 57 For SaleCEMETERY PLOT in Keystone Heights Cemetery. Price reduced to $400. Call 386-4380231. 59 Personal ServicesEXPERIENCED CAREGIVER to do housekeeping, elderly sitter service, food preps, transportation, medication reminders, & companionship. Please call Marilyn 386-466-7549.65 Help WantedLAKE BUTLER HOSPITAL Registered Nurse FT and PRN ing Assistant Lab Tech PRN Director of Environmental Services Director of Rehabilitation Facility Maintenance Tech Executive Assistant Staff Accountant/ HR Generalist Patient Sitter For further information, please visit our website: www.lakebutlerhospital.com/careers (386) 496-2323 EXT 9258, FAX (386) 4962105. GREAT SOUTH TIMBER & Lumber LLC, a lumber manufacturing company in Lake City, has an opening for an Electrician/PLC/IT Technician. Experience required. Salary based upon experience. Please call 386-752-3774 for appt. INMATED SUPERVISOR Position The New River Solid Waste Association is cants for the position of Inmate Supervisor. Responsibilities will include inmate supervision and other miscellaneous job duties as needed. Department of Corrections experience preferred. Employee will be required to complete an Inmate Supervision course within 6 months of date of hire. High School diploma (or GED) and valid Florida Driver License will be required. Starting salary $10.00 per hour. Applications can be picked up at the Adminlocated on State Road 121, 2 miles north of Raiford, Florida, or can be obtained from our website, www.nrswa.org, under Forms. Deadline for submitting applications will be Friday, August 31, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. For further information, call 386431-1000. New River Solid Waste is a drugfree workplace; drug testing will be required. NRSWA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. DRIVERS, CDL-A Flatbed: Sign-on bonuses for company & owner operators! No touch freight! Home every weekend! 1 yr. exp. 866-238-3210. CLASSIFIEDS CALL 904-964-6305 OR EMAIL CLASSADS@BCTELEGRAPH.COM receivers that block, Dickinson He also likes the fact Thompson takes to help the football team, time at wide receiver, while the such as senior Carter Semione, Adrien Ciena transferred to Bradford, so three players are Dickinson said Cox probably Plus, hell be a starter in the to learn quarterback even if quarterback, Dickinson said, Hes behind the curve on the Dickinson said Stevens probably has the best handle on experiencedHalf of the defenses six played linebacker last season he played in the secondary as to be a factor in an opponents there who can come up and make Crane played free safety last year but will most likely be a come up there and make some I think he learned a lot last be able to play that position a lot LB, DL positions which, of course, come with At the line positions, they were primarily run stoppers, linebacker position, theyve the routes and what people are out of Dodd, who will remain on I think Dan likes defense better than he does offense, Baxter should be a key on the is hard to block and expects him A newcomer Dickinson is excited about is Townsend, who late last season, could be a Last year, he played defensive Punter settled, kicker up in the airFriedlin punted last season, teams play as a whole is one of the teams we play on special we dont that kicker thats better, can have a very successful year if a preseason kickoff classic on Indians open the season in earnest INDIANS take on Preston Anderson. practice.
Thursday, August 16, 2018 Telegraph, Times and Monitor B Section 9B Political Guardian ad volunteersAll of us have hopes, dreams Children who have been taken away from their parents due to where they hoped they would alcohol, and bad relationships Conceptually it is a terrible be present and accountable for their children, that is sometimes the children are wards of the state They often feel alone, helpless The children need someone need someone who they can Someone who treats them like a normal child and helps them see Guardian ad Litem volunteer is often become the only constant person in these childrens lives as they are moved from home to The Guardian ad Litem volunteers in Florida and yet still many children in Bradford
Telegraph, Times and Monitor B Section Most drugs of abuse target the brains reward system by flooding it with dopamine a neurotransmitter. Dopamine regulates emotion, motivation, and pleasure. Normal levels of dopamine compliment natural emotional and affective responses. Over stimulating the system with drugs produces intense euphoric feelings which reinforces the drug abuse behavior. When dopamine artificially increases due to drug usage, the brain naturally makes less dopamine on its own. Increasing the drug use is an attempt to gain the euphoria that was experienced when it was first taken. As the amount of the drug is increased to try and recapture the initial feelings, the body becomes more and more physically and now emotionally dependent. What was once taking drugs to feel high has now become taking drugs to stop withdrawal symptoms and the ever-present anxiety.rfntbrrftbb r br r ttf Its not fun anymore... 1801 N. Temple Avenue Starke, FL 32091 495 East Main Street Lake Butler FL, 32054 rrr rr rr r bbr br rbrr r bb rrrrb rrr br rrrbr rr rrr rrrr rrrr brrrrrb r rrr rrbr r rbr rrb rrbrr rrrbbrr r Community Hospice & Palliative Care of Br adfo rd CountyYou have a choice when facing advanced illness. For More Information CHO 407 8/18 Local: 386.361.2199 Toll-Free: 866.253.6681or visit YourCommunityHospice.com 1-YEAR of care in your community. A year ago, we joined your community for many years to come. 30 LOCAL EMPLOYEES HIRED 2 OFFICES, LAKE CITY AND PALATKA 100S OF LOCAL VETERANS HONORED 135 LOCAL PATIENTS & FAMILIES SERVED SERVING 16 COUNTIESINCLUDING YOURS CHO 407 3A 1-Year Anniv. Print Ads 11.63 x 10.5.Bradford.indd 1 8/9/18 2:16 PM