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VOLUME 100 ISSUE 23 We Inform. You Decide. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2006
Rolling death warrant stirs hope, memories
* FAMILIES LOOK TO EXECUTION FOR CLOSURE,
WHILE MANY STUDENTS ARE UNAWARE.
By DOMINICK E. TAO
Danny Rolling, the serial killer who murdered five college
students and ignited a frenzy of panic in Gainesville 16 years
ago, will be put to death in October, according to a death war-
rant signed by Gov. Jeb Bush on Friday.
Rolling, 52, is scheduled to die by lethal injection on Oct. 25
at 6 p.m. His last appeal was denied in June, and the governor
refused him clemency.
For Ricky Paules, the wait up to Rolling's
execution day is just "one of many roads"
she has faced since he killed her daughter,
Tracy Paules, 23, of Palm Springs.
"This road is next to the last one," Paules
The first began at the start of Fall se-
mester, 1990, when Rolling killed five UF
Rolling and SFCC students in their apartments. He
either invaded their residences or hid inside, waiting for them.
Four of his victims were dark-haired young women; the other
was one of their male roommates.
To kill, Rolling used a knife. Before stabbing three of his
victims to death, he raped them. Rolling decapitated one of his
victims, posing her head near the apartment's front door for
friends or police to discover.
Rollings' other victims were Christa Hoyt, 19, of Archer;
Sonja Larson, 18, of Deerfield Beach; Christina Powell, 17, of
Jacksonville; and Manuel Taboada, 23, of Miami. '
Gainesville Police Sgt. Ray Barber a 35-year-old patrol-
man in 1990 was the officer who discovered Rolling's first
victims at the Williamsburg Village Apartments on Aug. 26.
"There were two girls dead in the apartment," he said in an
interview Saturday. "It was hard and dirty."
As more bodies were discovered in the next tw6 days,
Barber said fear engulfed the city.
"People would open their doors with baseball bats and
SEE ROLLING, PAGE 9
Leak, sloppy Gators emerge from Swamp with win
By LOUIS ANASTASIS
Alligator Staff Writer
It was bad when UF missed
two extra points, but it would get
It was bad when the Gators led
just 12-7 at halftime, but it would
It was bad when UF's home
crowd booed starting quarterback
Chris Leak, but yes, it would get
During the fourth quarter, the
Gators tried to pick up 22 yards on
a fake field goal run.
All this and you would think
Kentucky had upset UF on
Kim Klement/ Alligator
UF quarterback Chris Leak gets sacked during the first quarter of the Gators' 26-7 win against Kentucky
on Saturday night. Leak finished the game 15-of-26 passing for 267 yards and two touchdowns.
No, but in Gainesville, a 26-7
win against a heavily overmatched
team is almost just as bad.
UF was favored to win by more
than 25 points, but the Gators
seemed to take pointers from a
Georgia team that narrowly de-
feated Colorado at home earlier
during the day.
"We were totally out of sync,"
Coach Urban Meyer said.
Save for a brilliant trick play
and some Tim Tebow heroics, UF
(4-0, 2-0 Southeastern Conference)
sputtered offensively. Its defense
was decent, but not spectacular.
Meyer blamed the poor outing
"We didn't play well because
we didn't practice well on Tuesday,
and that's on me," said Meyer,
who had his team practice indoors
Tuesday because of rain.
But UF's night did not start
so gloomy. Leak brought 90,292
people to their feet early in the first
quarter by orchestrating an end-
around flea-flicker touchdown,
easily the most exciting trick play
of Meyer's UF tenure.
Leak flipped the ball to Andre
Caldwell, who tossed it to Dallas
Baker Baker then lateraled the
football back to Leak. By now, con-
fused and disorganized, a defense-
less Kentucky defense watched UF
bomb a 33-yard touchdown to a
wide-open Jemalle Cornelius.
However, the Gators did little
the rest of the first half.
"Our offense I never felt got
into a rhythm, and we didn't have
enough plays in the first half,"
"Our offense I never felt
got into a rhythm, and we
didn't have enough plays in
the first half."
UF football coach
Then, in the third quarter,
things got interesting.
Tim Tebow, the superhuman,
freshman quarterback, recorded
62 yards on his first three runs of
"He's a spark plug," Meyer
said. "It kind of fires me up."
Tebow also started a red zone
drive during the fourth quarter.
But when Meyer reinserted Leak
during that same drive, home fans
went ballistic. They booed Leak
and begged for Tebow to re-enter
the game. After the game, Leak
downplayed the reaction.
The starter completed 15 of 26
passes for 267 yards, two touch-
downs and one interception. He
also quietly broke Shane Matthews
school record for career comple-
tions and now has 733. Tebow
rushed for 73 yards on six carries
and completed 1 of 2 passes for 12
Baker continued to assert him-
self as one of the nation's premier
wide receivers. He caught seven
SEE FOOTBALL, PAGE 9
62 rushing yards
on his first three
plays of the game.
Then, when UF
replaced him with
starter Chris Leak,
home fans booed.
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didate and UF law
alumnus Jim Davis
drops by supporters'
tailgate to reminisce
and reach out to
See story, pg. 4.
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Law School Symposium
Reitz Union Rion Ballroom,
Phi Alpha Delta 'Law
Fraternity holds a sympo-
sium with representatives
from law schools across the
BSU Homecoming Forum
Health Professions, Nursing
and Pharmacy Building, 7
A forum highlighting the im-
portance of the Black Student
Union at UF
Reitz Union Grand Ballroom,
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Office of Human Resource
Services holds a benefits fair
to answer questions.
Fine Arts Recital
College of Fine Arts fac-
ulty recital featuring flutist
Comedy Slam draws crowd
About 460 people attended
the Hispanic Heritage Month
Comedy Slam on Friday night.
"I think this is the most suc-
cessful comedy night we've had
so far," said computer engineer-
ing sophomore Marco T. Mena,
assistant director of the event.
With reggaeton blaring
through the speakers, stand-up
comedian Jill-Michele Melean
danced her way onstage.
"Where are my Spanglish-
speaking people?" she asked.
"We are a new generation!"
She also joked about the
need for curvaceous women in
the fashion industry.
"When I come out with my
clothing line, if you are a size
10 you will become a size five"
Melean said. "And if you are a
size zero, sorry, you cannot buy
at my store, but I'll give you a
Mark Viera, whose jokes
were more race-oriented, fol-
"Latino women are drama,"
he said. "We men know that
women in general are dramatic,
but Latinas take it to another
Both comedians are nation-
ally renowned for their onstage
performances around the coun-
try, and Melean is also known
for her appearances on "Mad
TV," "Reno 911!" and "Inside
Joke," and is currently shoot-
n-g "Reno 911! Miami," a movie
based on the popular Comedy
Central show. For the first time
in.years the event featured na-
tional performers rather than
"A comedy show appeals
to everyone," event director
Anthony Valdez said. "So it
will bring unity between all
the different cultures."
BSU gets out the vote
About 200 students gath-
ered Friday night to take
part in the Blaclk Card Voter
Registration Rally on the Reitz
The event, co-sponsored by
the Black Student Union and
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity
Inc., was held to promote voter
registration among students.
Entertainment served to at-
tract people to the event and
included dance contests, magic
and improvisation shows, and
a performance from BSU dance
troupe Shades of Unity.
The annual rally started
two years ago in response to
the low voter turnout in the
2004 elections, said Antonia
Robinson, BSU spokeswoman.
More than 100.students regis-
tered to vote during this year's
rally, Robinson said.
"The turnout was good
- I was very excited," she
said. "I feel that voting is just
as important as money. If you
have money but don't vote,
then that money doesn't really
The event's goal was to get
as many people as possible
registered before the Oct. 10
deadline, Robinson said.
The motto of the program
was "A voteless people ... is a
Eagle Scout aids lost pets
A local boy organized a
pet microchip fair Saturday to
encourage people to implant
identification microchips in
their animals and to coim-
plete his Eagle Scout project.
Alexander Johnson, 15,
came up with .the idea after
talking with Ray Sim, direc-
tor of Alachua County Animal
Services: With his help, 30 pets
were chipped at the Tractor
Supply Co. in Jonesville from
9 a.m. to noon.
The $30 process involves
injecting a microchip about
the size of a grain of rice into
the tissue in between the skin
and the muscle.
Each chip has a specific
identification number that,
when read with a scanner, can
trace the pet to its owner.
Janine--Boyd, of Alachua,
brought her Labrador, Lilly Joy,
because she had to come-into
the store to buy supplies and
wanted to get Lilly Joy-tagged
with a chip anyway.
Susan Pethes, the surgery
technician from Alachua County
Animal Services who implanted
the microchips, said they im-
planted chips in as many pets
Saturday as they usually do in
an entire week. Pethes said it
is especially important .to have
pets tagged before hurricane
Last year alone thousands of
pets were lost because the find-
ers couldn't identify them.
"It's so sad because an ani-
mal is part of your family," pet
owner Kelley Richardson said.
"You love your animal almost
as much as you love your kids.
You don't want to lose a part of
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Faculty Senate voted dow
motion to vote on a resolu
about the College of Lib
Arts and Sciences' five-y
plan. The plan will auto
cally be voted on at the Sena
next meeting. We reported
erwise in Friday's Alligator.
Women currently .
about 44 percent of seats in
Student Senate. An editoria
Wednesday's Alligator sta
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Governor candidate Davis tailgates with Gators
By MELISSA JACOBS
As hordes of tailgaters packed
University Avenue on Saturday
afternoon in anticipation of Florida
football, a smaller group of stu-
dents gathered nearby, awaiting a
different sort of arrival.
In the court-
Elections yard behind
S Murphree Hall,
members of the
Gators for Davis group checked
their watches, waiting for the
group's namesake to make an ap-
Jim Davis, the 2006 Democratic
gubernatorial candidate, arrived at
the on-campus barbecue around 4:
30 p.m. to shake hands with stu-
dents and supporters and share his
vision for the state.
Davis' brief stop in Gainesville
was sandwiched between an earlier
visit to Pensacola and a trip to his
next destination, Ormond Beach.
"I know I'm going to sound like
your mom and dad, but I remember
like it was yesterday when I was in
your shoes," Davis said, addressing
a crowd of about 30 supporters.
Davis enumerated the statewide
changes he hopes to make if elected
in November, saying he plans to
Andrea Morales / Alligator Staff
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jim Davis talks with students at the Gators fpr Davis tailgating
event in the Murphree Hall courtyard Saturday afternoon before the Gators game against Kentucky.
fight for need-based financial aid
programs for college students,
affordable housing and a govem-
ment that caters to all Floridians.
"We believe in you, and there is
nothing nothing we can't do if
we stand together," Davis said.
He told supporters that many
young people have given up on
government because of politicians'
endless false promises and catering
to special interest groups.
"The hardest part isn't winning
the election," Davis said. "The hard
part is after we win because I want
you to serve with me. I am looking
for the next generation of leaders."
Self-described as a steadfast
Democrat but a Floridian first and
foremost, Davis earned a bachelor's
degree from Washington and Lee
University and graduated from
UF's Levin College of Law.
"We were really excited when
we found out that Jim would be
able to make it to the tailgate,"
said sophomore Will Anderson,
president of UF's Gators for Davis
organization. "We thought it would
be a good way to introduce our can-
didate to members and supporters
on a personal basis."
The club's treasurer, Marianna
Tuninskaya, said she has been a
Davis supporter since she heard
Davis speak last year.
"Many politicians tend to
look down on college students,
but Jim really seemed to take our
opinions into consideration," said
Tuninskaya, a Russian and English
senior. "He really wants to make a
difference instead of pursuing the
office for the power or prestige."
UF's centennial celebration plans for future progress
* A TIME CAPSULE WILL BE OPENED IN 100 YEARS.
By MINA BISHOP
Alligator Contributing Writer
In 1906 Gainesville ended at 13th Street, and fences kept
cows from walking around campus.
One hundred years later, the city has expanded in every di-
rection, and UF is one of the largest universities in the country.
The city, Alachua County and UF came together Friday to
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saloon or a disorderly house," said Mayor Pegeen Hanrahan.
Booze and behavior aside, UF and Gainesville now depend
on each other. UF is working with the city to develop the coun-
ty and the university, UF President Bernie Machen said.
Nine speakers commemorated the event.-
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Herbalist offers alternative cures
ETHE COMMON COLD, WOUNDS AND SPIRIT ALL
HEALED BY PLANTS, SEMINAR LEADER SAYS.
By NICOLE CARDASSI
Alligator Contributing Writer
The statement that there is no cure for the common cold is a
myth, a local herbalist said at a seminar Saturday.
"Herbs are so powerful they canf cure the common cold,"
said Barbara Parker, a clinical herbalist certified inboth Western
and Chinese herbology. "They have the power to heal."
Saturday morning atAngel Gardens, a local gardening store,
Parker explained how to create a healing garden consisting of
natural herbs used to strengthen people's immune systems.
A small group of women sat in front of her during the semi-
nar, taking notes on how to handle and store the herbs.
Each herb has many naturally occurring chemicals that have
the ability to cure illness and promote health, Parker said.
"Unlike antibiotics and prescriptions, herbs will not weaken
you," she said. "Instead, if you -make a habit of taking them
consistently, over time you will strengthen yourself.".
However, herbs' active chemicals are destroyed by harsh
light and heat. When Parker first moved to Florida, she at-
tended an herb festival where there was a person selling herbs
in clear glass jars while the sun harshly beat down on them.
"There was nothing in that jar but dust," she said. "That is
what gives herbal healing a bad reputation. People will take an
herb with good intentions, but it will be worthless, and they
will say, 'That's a crock I tried that, and it didn't work!'"
When Parker explained how to care for the herbs, some
techniques resembled human habits.
"Herbs just love to be cut," she said. "If you give it that little
haircut once a week, it will grow back that much for you."
SHerbs also love to be smelled, rubbed, touched and used,
she said as she rubbed the pineapple mint herb on the table,
releasing an overwhelming sent of mint. The only way they can
fulfill their purpose on earth is to be beat up, she said.
"They are little powerhouses."
"They are little powerhouses," she said.
Parker explained how to make herbal teas, use herbs in dif-
ferent methods of cooking and also how to use them as inhal-
ants. She also mentioned using them to heal wounds by taking
the leaf of the herb, adding water to it, folding it up and apply-
ing it to a wound. The wound will then heal rapidly, she said.
Rebecca Alter, a former labor and delivery nurse at Shands,
said she didn't like working in an "unnatural" environment.
"It's amazing how they can take everything natural out of
childbirth," Alter said
She is now a stay-at-home mother and has two small chil-
dren. She attended the class to see if there were any other alter-
natives, and she plans to use many of the herbal treatments she
learned from Parker.
"Planting yourself an herbal healing garden and under-
standing how to use that garden for healing purposes is going
to be one of the best things you've done for yourself," Parker
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Alligator picks DeJong for
A t UF, Student Government follows a familiar pattern.
Here's how it works.
Every year, under the watchful eye of Florida Blue
Key, the Greeks put together a slate. Each house contributes one
candidate. In an orgy of civic-mindedness and totally unco-
erced, of course every last member of Kappa Phi Whatever
shows up to vote. The Greeks win. Then they divvy up the
spoils. Accent goes to Alpha Epsilon Pi. Theta Chi gets Student
Government Productions. Delta Delta Delta takes Museum
Nights. And so on. Year after year, the same houses some-
times even the same people control the same agencies and
Cabinets. Its like clockwork.
But this year, one Greek is standing up to the status quo. Her
name is Nina Dejong, she's an independent and she's running
for Student Body vice president. She gets our vote. Why? It's
simple. No one else can do what she can for SG.
Unlike Chris Chase, the Action candidate, Dejong can tame
SG's sprawling Cabinet. Unlike Arturo Armand, the Swamp
candidate, she has no ties to the Greek machine. She owes no
favors and promises no positions. If she wins, Dejong will
speak only for herself and for the ordinary students who put
her in office.
In other words, she can manage the Cabinet with one thing
in mind efficiency instead of defending Swamp's every
little rice bowl. DeJong promises to demand accountability and
cut dead wood, and we applaud her for it. SG could certainly
use a little discipline.
Besides, it's nice to see a Greek a sorority president, in fact
- who won't do as she's told. After all, Greeks are people too.
They should vote as they please, Florida Blue Key be damned.
If more of them followed Dejong's example, UF might finally
have an SG it could be proud of.
No pick for Senate
Here at the Alligator,
And a little scared. Why,
you ask? Well, with the ad-
ministration dragging UF
down the road to the Top 10,
kicking and screaming, the
student body faces some big
We're talking about
tuition hikes, of course.
Scholarship cuts too. Oh,
and don't forget the faculty
hiring freeze in the College
of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
We hate to sound like a bro-
ken record, but this is impor-
tant stuff. The student body
should have its say.
Unfortunately, none of
the parties in this week's
Student Government elec-
tion seems to take these is-
sues seriously. Sure, Swamp
wants "fair tuition," but that
could mean anything. We
asked the Swamp brain trust
to clarify its position, and all
they gave us was more slick
Action's candidates are
no better. They'd rather
promise you waterslides,
free blue books or Moe's
Southwest Grill than take a
stand on university policy.
Don't get us wrong wa-
terslides are fun, free stuff is
cool and Moe's is delicious.
But SG has bigger fish to fry.
And Pants? Three words:
And so, with a heavy
heart, the Alligator endorses
no party in this week's
Student Senate elections.
We just hope that whoever
wins is willing to grow up
and talk about something
that actually matters. Happy
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Stephanie Garry Jake Ramsey
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Get up and vote if you care about UF
In the book of 2 Kings, the prophet Isaiah says to
Hezekiah, "The days are coming when all that is in
your house, and that which your fathers have stored
up to this day, shall be carried to Babylon. Nothing shall
The king's sons will be taken away, enslaved as eu-'
nuchs at a foreign king's court. Pretty scary, right?
But Hezekiah responds, "The word of the Lord that
you have spoken is good."
Why? Because Hezekiah thinks, "There will be peace
and security in my days."
Don't worry you don't need a religious bone in your
body to understand the point I'm making here. I began
with a biblical quote to immediately impress upon you the
importance of this issue.
Did you catch the pathetic, despicable words of
Hezekiah? He was told that all his family's possessions
would be plundered and his own sons made eunuchs. Yet
he was fine with it. Why? Because he would be dead and
gone before any of these things would.come to pass. Read
it again. How reprehensibly selfish!
But then again, I suppose I shouldn't be too hasty in
demonizing the man for his selfishness. After all, most UF
students myself included look at our time here the
Just think about what's happening now. The College
of Liberal Arts and Sciences, UF's largest college, is fac-
ing huge budget cuts. Our professors expect and demand
less and less of us every semester. The administration
tells National Merit scholars, "Don't think you're any
more valuable to this university just because you work
UF's changing, in other words and not necessarily
The Liles Files
for the better. So by all means, rel-
ish how great it is to be here. Just
make sure to apologize to future
students for letting UF go to pot
on your watch.
You might think students aren't
responsible for trying to prevent
UF's deterioration. But how can
we, like Hezekiah, ignore the news
of our impending destruction?
This is our school. If we don't look
out for it, who will? But what can we do, you ask? Plenty.
First, stop telling yourself that the circumstances aren't
that bad or that you're powerless to change them. That
is the voice of laziness, and it is false. Now think about
those things that endanger the overall quality of UF. It
could be tuition hikes, the CLAS budget, scholarship cuts
or Student Government. Then, once you've identified the
problem, attack it head-on.
Most immediately, please vote in the SG elections
Tuesday and Wednesday.
This year, SG will spend its largest operating budget
yet more than $12 million. So please don't pretend this
election doesn't matter. Whoever you think will spend
that money wisely deserves your vote. So get off your
couch this week and make yourself heard.
But don't stop there. In the coming weeks and months,
make sure the party you voted for or didn't vote for, as
the case may be is spending your money wisely. If you
can't do that, start rehearsing this line: "Believe it or not,
UF used to be a really good school."
Gerald Liles is a history and religion junior. His column
appears on Mondays.
The views expressed here are not necessarily those of the Alligator.
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Dining facilities open before sun-
rise during Ramadan?
Friday's question: Does your vote 37% YES
count in SG? ^ NO
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Hillel celebrates New Year
Hillel celebrates New Year
By ALEX TIEGEN
The smell of spicy fish, stew, fresh apples
and pomegranate seeds wafted from Hillel
Jewish student center Friday as Jewish stu-
dents and community members gathered to
celebrate their New Year.
The holiday began Friday night and end-
ed Sunday. In Jewish belief, Rosh Hashana
celebrates the anniversary of God's creation
of the world.
"Even though it is a very serious day,
it's also a very happy day," said Jonathan
Siger, Hillel's rabbi. "It's the birthday of the
To bring forth a sweet and prosperous
New Year, students poured honey over
pieces of glistening fruit. Hillel served
round foods apples, prunes, eggs and
pomegranate seeds that symbolized
The Jewish center hosted services for
Sephardic Jews, whose roots trace back
to Spain, Portugal and the Middle East.
Across University Avenue, the Reitz Union
welcomed Ashkenazic Jews, who come
from Russia and eastern Europe.
Among burning candles in the Union's
Grand Ballroom, a rabbi and a cantor led
men wearing skullcaps and women wear-
ing shawls in traditional Hebrew prayers.
On Hillel's second floor, a smaller con-
gregation of Sephardic Jews held their own
A divider etched with Jewish symbols
separated men and women of the Sephardic
congregation. A chanting cantor led the au-
dience in song and prayer.
"Even though it is a very serious
day, it's also a very happy day."
Sephardic Jews celebrate the New Year
with different songs and spicier foods than
Ashkenazic Jews. But both communities
attribute the same meaning to the holiday
and say many of the same prayers, such as
the Kaddish, the mourners' prayer.
Besides commemorating the creation of
the world, Rosh Hashana is a day when
Jews believe God judges his creation. Rosh
Hashana is one of the Jewish High Holy
"What we're doing really is we're com-
pleting the world," said Yonah Schiller, a
Sephardic rabbi who conducted services
On Saturday, a longer service was held
at Hillel. The shofar, an instrument made
of ram or sheep horn, called people to wor-
ship for the day's service. The shofar is also
meant to awaken the listener and alert him
or her to the coming judgment.
Fast begins for Muslims
By ALEX TIEGEN
When Shane Kanani heard the call
to prayer that ended the first day of
fasting for Ramadan, his stomach .was
empty but his mind was at peace.
Though he was dehydrated, the newly
converted Muslim found reservoirs
of energy that helped him look inside
"People who saw me were like,
'Are you okay?'" he said. "I was deep
in thought. It was almost like I was
Still, Kanani was grateful for the
first bite of date that ended the day's
Kanani, a UF biochemistry junior,
joined other students and Gainesville
residents celebrating the first day of
Ramadan, the holiest month of the
Muslim calendar, at the Islamic Center
of Gainesville on Saturday.
Muslims older than 13 may not-
drink or eat between sunrise and
sunset during Ramadan. Fasting for
Ramadan is one of the five pillars of
Islam, the central tenets of the religion.
Muslim men kneeled on the floor
of the center and nibbled on dates to
satisfy their hunger as a muezzin sang
the nightly callto prayer that ended the
day's fast on Saturday.
Worshippers lined up in rows and
echoed a cleric's chants and songs.
Bowing their heads to the floor, men
muttered praises to God. They then
feasted on a meal of rice mixed with
potatoes and beef. On the floor above
the male worshippers, Muslim women
held their own ceremonies and broke
their fast together.
Islam on Campus member Sakil
Hossain said fasting helps him empha-
thize with people too poor to eat.
"You try to feel what
Student they go through from
Life day to day," Hossain said.
"It encourages you to be
more proactive in trying to help people
in those situations."
Kanani, who was fasting for the first
time, had a bagel, an apple, yogurt and
an iced tea early that morning. He felt
water only when he rinsed his mouth
and washed his face. He was "starv-
ing" by the time he broke his fast.
"I'm learning slowly what to eat in
the morning so that I can keep going,"
Hossain said Ramadan strengthens
"You're holding yourself up to a
higher standard," he said.
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Few students recall Rolling's terror
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ROLLING from page 1 in Ocala on Sept. 8. It wasn't
until months later that DNA
evidence from bodily fluids left
guns," said Lt. Ed Posey, who behind at the crime scenes iden-
was a plainclothes officer at tified him as the killer.
the time of the murders. "Some In 1994, Rolling pleaded
guys said when they got off guilty to the murders. He was
duty, they would search their sentenced to death. In the last
houses. We had very little to 12 years, the name "Danny
go on." Rolling" has faded from the
As the panic began to dimin- memory of many UF students.
ish, Rolling was arrested for rob- "Now, people around here
bing a Winn-Dixie grocery store don't even think about him,"
Barber said. This is the fourth
set of students since then."
SFor those who do remember,
the thought of Rolling's execu-
tion means different things.
Posey said.his closure came
when he knew the right guy
was behind bars. Paules is still
waiting for the end.
At the idea of Rolling's exe-
cution is likely to be postponed,
Paules only said, "Oh good
Lord, don't tell me that."
Gators defense survives without Thomas
FOOTBALL, from page 1
receptions for 148 yards.
Receiver Percy Harvin (high ankle sprain)
ran the ball once, but missed most of the game.
Sunday, Meyer said Harvin will be full speed
Defensively, the Gators played without sus-
pended tackle Marcus Thomas. However, UF
did pick up sacks from Ray McDonald (two),
Derrick Harvey (two), Jarvis
Moss and Clint McMillan.
Replacing Thomas was
Steven Harris, who was
named a captain for the
i. i. game. UF suspended Harris
j,' '. during spring camp because
Baker of poor grades and failing to
take full responsibility for fa-
thering three illegitimate children. At one point
it was not known whether Harris would even
play during his senior season.
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private back yard, 2 car garage, 2257 NW 11
Ave, $1400. Edbaurmanagement.com 1731
NW 6th, 375-7104 9-29-14-2
Great for shoestring budget, 2BR, pets OK,
newly remodeled, close to UF, 2030 SE 45
Terr, $550/mo. Edbaurmanagement.com
1731 NW6th St. 375-7104 9-29-14-2
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S For Rent
Student roommates needed in newly-remod-
eled 4/3 2200 sq ft house. DirecTV, wireless
DSL, parking, security, near Bus Route
2. $375/mo all incl. Relaxed atmosphere,
great for new students. Call Chris 283-3464
OOO**5 MIN TO UF*OOO*
3BR/2BA, garage, FL room, wd firs, vaulted
ceiling. Exc cond. No pets. Avail now. 3642
NW 7th PI. $1250/mo. 352-373-6080 or 352-
2/1.5 twnhs 1/2 mi to UF/Butler Plaza on bus
rt 20/21. W/D HkUp, DW, balcony, 1,200 sq
ftl Tile, pool. Pets ok. $700/mo + 1 mo secu-
rity. 352-871-7460 Avail Now. 9-26-10-2
3BR/2BA, W/D, fenced in a quiet neighbor-
hood. Fireplace. First, last & security deposit .
required. $950/mo 6413 NW 30th Terrace. If
interested contact Ashley @ 305-323-9742
All new 3/2 apt in NW with washer/dryer,
pool. 24 hr fitness. $1100 month. Main bus
line. 1.5 miles to UF. Call Mike Hastings,
REALTOR, Dawn Realty 352-538-1092
4BR/1BA "Blossom House" $750/mo.
Close to UF. Cent H/AC, enclosed porch,
large fenced yard, pet friendly. See pho-
tos at www.rentalworkshop.com. Call
352-870-0904, 352-318-4553 9-29-12-2
Walk to UF, 2 bed/1 bath, 2 pools, Available
today. All new tile, bathroom, kitchen. Cat
Friendly. $745/month 262-0444 10-12-20-2
*NW 39th Ave. Lg 2BR/2BA + Ig loft w/costly
laminated wood-looking floor, C/AC, carpet-
ed, good neighborhood, convenient $670-
685.ONice 2BR/2BA, patio w/gate, trees,.
part utils pd $560-575 373-8310, 219-3937
CHEAP RENT! 2BR 1.5BA townhouse,
W/d hookups, 1st month free, $495/rent
5320-C NW 20th Court
Carl Turlinton Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
GREAT NW HOUSE! 3BR 2BA with
2 car carport, w/d hookups, $895/rent
3224 NW 48th Place
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
5 MINS TO SHANDS/UF 2BR
1 BA mobile homes starting at $625/rent,
w/d hookups, new flooring
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
CLOSE, CUTE & QUIET
Studio apt across from Butler Plaza on
bus rt near UF & shopping. Only $379/mo,
$350 sec. dep. Pets ok. Call 352-371-5805
2 story country house 3BR/2BA large living
rm, separate dining rm, zoned commercial,
ideal home/office on SW Williston Rd, near
ShandsNA, $925. Call 332-1429 Kathy or
2BR/1.5BA townhouse duplex apt. $535. Call
386-328-6229, Iv msg. 10-9-15-2
ROCKWOOD VILLAS TOWNHOUSE
1BR/1Ba in a 2BR/2BA. Tile/wood floors,
W/D, pets welcome, close to UF. $350/mo.
Call 352-231-3941 9-26-5-2
OAK GLADE APTS
Spacious 1BR apt. Sublease until Dec. W/D
connection. Enclosed courtyard. $565/rho,
Please call 352-262-9023 please Iv mssg.
3741 SW 17th Place
4BR/2BA, BRAND NEW. $1300/mo. Call for
S showing. 954-817-9101 9-26-5-2
2BR/1BA COTTAGE Cent H/AC. Fenced
pasture & horse stall. Very quiet avail 9/1. 1/
2 mile west of 1-75 off Williston Rd. $500/mo.
Call 372-0507 for more info. 10-3-10-2
Budget Living in Style
Huge 2 & 3BR Available Now
Pool, Tennis, @ W/D
Pets Friendly 377-7401
I \ For Rent
J a I unfurnished
1BR/1BA No lease. Glen Springs area, on
bus line, enclosed courtyard, quiet neighbor-
hood, next to park. $420/mo + $420 sec dep.
Newer carpet, newer paint, free water. No
pets. Call 374-7175 9-27-5-2
2BR/2BA Loft Woodside Villa Condo
Pool, Parking, O/S field, quiet, new paint &
appliances. Near stores $800/MO +sec. Pets
welcome w/dep. CallAlexa 386-931-0882
LOCATION / NEWLY REMODELED AVAIL
NOW 2/1 Apts, less than a 5 min walk to
campus, bus routes, off street parking. $520-
$600. 338-2769/494-1188 9-26-4-2
VINTAGE VIEW TOWNHOUSE
Approx 1700 sq ft. 3BR/2.5BA, screened
porch & garage. $995/mo. Lutz Realty Group
- 352-373-2605 10-2-7-2
3 BLOCKS FROM UF
2BR. $800/mo incl water & trash. $400/per
BR. Hardwood floors, cent A/C, laundry on
site. Call Kim 494-6009. 320 #3 SW 10th St.
ONLY 1 UNITAVAILABLE 10-5-10-2
Beautiful, Historic Baxter House
2 blocks from campus near campus town at
1013 SW4th Avenue, 4 large BR/2BA, wood
floors, walls staircase, barrel ceilings, fire-
place, sunny enclosed porch, DW, W/D, new
HA/C. $530/month + utilities. 352-275-1259
MILL RUN CONDO
SW 20th St. 2BR/2.5BA. Perfect
for roommates. Pool, bus route, W/D.
$850 per month. 904-382-0286
Apt for rent in Brandywine condos on Archer
Rd 2BR/1BA. Within 5 mi of UF, Shands,
Buler Plaza, Regal Movie Theater & 1-75. Tile
in kitchen, liv rm & BA, carpet in BRs. Back
porch. Please call 352-262-2828 9-28-5-2
Bellamy Forge 2/1.5, clean, new kit/baths,
W/D, pool, tennis, pest, water inc. & more.
1st-last, -sec. No pets, smoke free. $900/mo.
DEAL OF THE CENTURY
2, 3 or 4BR apts, a stone's throw from UF.
Fully furn or unfurn. Incl DSL, utilities, cable
& more. 352-256-2530 9-29-15-3
1BR in 2BR/BA avail in Campus. Walking
distance to UFL Gym. Cable & wireless are
free. No deposit. Lots of buses passing by.
Ask for $350/mo + 1/2 elec. Call 352-262-
6912 after 6pm. 9-25-5-3
MASTER BR in 3/3. Great location near
Shands in Oxford Manor. Utils incl. Furn.
Avail next semester. Call 305-323-8198 9-
The Woods Aps. Lease thru 1/31/07 @ $500/
mo. Call Scott @ 352-455-6629 9-27-5-3
FREE RENT- FIRST 2 MONTHS!
Room for rent in a new 3BR/2BA house in
SW Gainesville. All utilities included FOR
ONLY $500/MONTH! WI int. cable, electric.
Call 763-843-4998 9-27-5-3
*Perfect Spring Sublease*
Beautiful 1/1 apts. Only a 2 min walk to
business classes! Hardwood floors! Avail
mid-Dec. $639/Mo. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking to sublease whole unit: 2BR/2.5BA
beautiful luxury townhouse apt @ Hampton
Oaks. Can move in this Oct. Free last month
rent, just pay sublease transfer fee. If inter-
ested call (352) 333-9765. 10-11-14-3
Roommate Matching HERE
Oxford Manor 377-2777
The Landings 336-3838
The Laurels 335-4455
Hidden Lake 374-3866
Female roommate for one/two female UF
students. Quiet. Responsible. 60 second
walk to UF. Old house charm with all ameni-
ties. Avail Now. $400 up. 352-538-2181.Lv
message. Private Owner 12-6-72-4
A roommate wanted to share 2BR/2BA
condo near UF. Rent is $475. Utilities not
included. Ph 352-303-3368 9-29-24-4
2 females looking for 3rd in 3BR/3BA con-
do in prime residential area. 15 min from
UF. Close to Park & Ride. Large kitchen &
living rms. Patio. Internet, cable TV, WID,
community pool. $425/mo 727-99-0574
Wanted female non-smoker to share a 3BR/
2BA house. 1 unfurn room avail in furnished
house 15 min from UF. 5 min from SFCC.
$400/mo includes utils, TV & internet. No
pets. Quiet area. Call 352-206-0543 9-29-
1BR/1BA in 2BR/2BA at BOARDWALK.
Clean responsible roommate wanted. Rent
$382/mo + 1/2 cable & utils. Call 979-422-
M, grad student pref for 1BR w/pvt BA in
4BR/4BA condo. W/D rm, full kitchen, Walk-
in closet, 2nd flr w/balc, close to UF on 2 bus
lines. Nice poool & plenty of open parking.
Avail Aug 1 July 31. John 786-436-1657
Roommate wanted for 3/2.5 townhouse
near NW 39th Ave and 42nd St. Pools, ten-
nis, and DSL. $450, utilities included. No
pets. Call 363-0143 or 363-0144 or email
robertwaelder@bellsouth net 9-29-12-4
$325 room.+ 1/4 util. Private bath, walk-in
closet, WID, balcony, pool. See photos
www.rentalworkshop.com. Close to cam-
pu &-very nice. Call 870-0904.or 318-4553.
I Need a Roommate!!
Female roommate needed for 2BR/2BA furn
townhouse. Next to pool. Close to Oaks Mall.
$500/mo which inclds cable, internet, & utils
up to $100. Call 386-795-4360 10-5-15-4
Roommate needed for 3/3 twnhse in gated
comm. Lg BR w/pvt BA & walk-in closet. New
appliances, carpet & paint. All amenities &
utils incl. 24hr gym, pool, Bball, HS internet,
cable wHBO/SHO 954-483-4597 9-25-6-4
1BR/1BA MASTER BR
in 2BR/2BA avail immediately. Rent
$400/mo. Call 305-332-6566 or email
ROOM FOR RENT
$325/mo incl all utils. large yard, quiet neigh-
borhood. Call Mike 372-7387 10-2-10-4
2BR/2BA gated communtiy. Pool, racquet
ball court, W/D incl..Great bus route. Close
to UF. Non-smoker. $485/mo incl utils up to
$80. Call 561-809-0892 9-26-5-4
Female to share 2BR, SW 66th Place. $325
+ internet; W/D, carpeted. Large closet. Lots
of green space. After 10/6. $250 dep., 1 mo.
Adv. (no lease). No pets/smoking. 561-909-
Female to share 2BR/2BA Campus Edge
Condo. Steps from UF. Full kitchen, W/D,
new carpet & paint, handicap accessible,
pool, gym. $450/mo + util. 352-328-5981
1 BR/1 BA avail in 3BR condo in Marchwood. 2
female roommates. Cable, DSL, Pool. Room
unfurnished. $400/OBO + utils. If you called
before, another room just became available.
Call Bianca 352-514-4124 9-27-10-4
Female roommate needed for room in
Greenwich Green. Pvt BA, rent around $530/
mo. Call 727-501-2554 10-4-10-4
Male UF student looking for roommate.
Great house, 1 block from campus. $600/mo.
Call Chris 610-212-3210 10-5-10-4
Female roommates needed in condo 1 mile
from UF, $425/mo includes cable, intemet,
utilities, pool, + more, beautifully renovated
and on bus route. 262-2871 10-20-20-4
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10 1 Furnishings
S0l Furnishings Computers
Liberal male roommate, NS, for 2BR/1.5BA
condo. Furn, close to Shands & UF. $450/mo
+ 200 sec dep + 1/3 utils. Call 352-378-0027
as for Frank or Iv msg. 9-29-5-4
Roommate in newly renovated 3/2 house,
huge room, fully furnished, all appliances,
cable/HBO & fast internet included. Quiet
location 1 mi from UF. $500/mo + GRU. Call
Nadav at 305-606-1221 10-20-20-4
Sell your house, condo, acreage, mobile
home and much more in the ALLIGATOR
CLASSIFIEDS! Reach over 24,000 possible
buyers! Mastercard and Visa accepted over
the phone. Please Call 373-Find
1/1 condo in peaceful setting. $90,000 new
tile, very cute and cozy. Perfect for a student
who wants to invest. Close to 441. Please
call 352-376-7803. 9-28-5-5
Quad-, Tri-, or Duplex w/pvt parking, extra
land, 60 sec walk to UF. Exc cond. House
3/4BR, 2BA, wd firs, covered prch, concrete
patio, garage/work-shop. Pvt Owner. 352-
538-2181 Iv mssg 12-6-72-5
TIRED OF RENTING?
Invest in yourself, don't wastmoney on rent.
Seller pays commissions, not you! Visig
www.yourgainesvillerealtor.com or call Scott
Hancock, Campus Realty @ 352-359-1678
PRE-CONSTRUCTION, NEW, & EXISTING
CONDOS & HOUSES FOR SALE
NEAR UF AT AFFORDABLE PRICES.
SEARCH HERE OR RECEIVE A FREE
AND COMPLETE LIST VIA E-MAIL. Visit
www.mattpricerealtor.com or Call Today,
352-281-3551, Matt Price, Campus Realty.
00000 CREEKS EDGE 000**
Condominium Community 1, 2 and 3BR
Condos from the low 100s. Only 1.8 miles
from UF Campus, Up to $10,000 in Buyer's
Incentives Hurry in over 50% sold out!
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BRAND NEW CONSTRUCTION 3
BLOCKS FROM UF Classic New Orleans
appeal with state-of-the-art luxury.
S20 units still available. Prices starting in the
Mid-$200's. Call Eric Wild at 870-9453
INCREDIBLE LOCATION! Summit House
Condos, newly renovated 1 & 2 BR units
starting at $99,900 (as-is at $86,900).
Steps away from Shands, VA, Dental, Vet.
Med, Health Sci., etc. & heart of UF $3,000
Closing Cost Credit w/Preferred Lenders.
Call Tom Bellucci or Steve Clark at Coldwell
Banker M.M. Parrish Realtors at 352-372-
Magnolia Place: A peaceful, sophisticated
lifestyle. 1,2 & 3 bedroom luxury townhomes.
Within a gated community in the heart of NW
Gainesville. Bordered by wild wetlands and
nature preserve. Variety of floor plans & sizes
available priced from $159,700 to the low
$200,000's. Seller pays $12,000 in Closing
Costs, Upgrades and Bonuses! Contact
Coldwe! ,Banker M.M. Parrish Realtors at
352-372-5375 or at onsite sales office 352-
377-4977. Note: Promotion does expire,
contact onsite office for info 9-29-50-5
C-'ar- drT? I.P / 40 efI
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Enjoy your own private patio in a Completely
Renovated 1, 2, or 3 bedroom Cazabella
condo across 34th St from UF campus. Walk,
bike or bus to any part of campus within min-.
utes. Prices starting in the low $100,000's.
For more info visit www.Cazabella.com
or contact Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish
Realtors (352-373-3583), Becky Cato (352-
665-0562) or Cindy Birk (352-871-2475).
Pre-Construction Pricing next to campus
Oxford Terrace II -Walk to UF from a brand
new condo! www.oxfordterrace.com. Call
Eric Leightman with Action Real Estate
Duckpond Condo Spacious and to-
ally updated. 3BR/1.5BA, 1CG, 2 balconies
with great views, $219,900. Mitchell Realty
Services, Inc. 352-231-3444, ext. 1.
Luxury 2Br/2.5BA townhome. Close to UF.
Ready for fall. Call Matt Price, Campus
Realty. 352-281-3551 9-29-31-5
LOCATION-5 MIN TO UF
. 3BR/2BA, garage, wood floors, vaulted ceil-
ing. House in excellent condition. Possible fi-
nancing. By appt. 3642 NW7th PI. $237,500.
352-373-6080 or 352-281-4774 9-29-29-5
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2508 SW 35th Place
A gated community located minutes from
the University of Florida Campus,
Shands and downtown Gainesville
2 bedroom 2 2 bath town home floor plans,
Units Starting at $174,900.00
Seller will pay 2% towards closing costs
Oral representation cannot be relied upon
as correctly stating representations of the
developer. For correct representations,
make reference to the documents required
by Florida Statutes section 718.503 to be
furnished by the developer to buyer.
Venture Realty of N. Florida, Inc.
Maria "Birdie" Pla Murnane, Realtor
Office (352) 331-1111; Cell (352) 222-8888
Land for Sale Just Reduced
1/2 acre in Interlachen, FL, 30 min from UF.
This is two 1/4 acre lots, live on one and rent
one. Low taxes and good schools. $22,500.
Call 352-337-0967 9-27-10-5
BED QUEEN $100 ORTHOPEDIC
Extra thick, pillow-top, mattress & box. Name
brand, new, still in plastic. Call 352-372-7490
will deliver. 12-6-72-6
SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather.
Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail
$2650. Sacrifice $750. Call 352-377-9846
BED FULL SIZE $75 ORTHOPEDIC
Pillow-top mattress & box. New, unused, still
in plastic w/warranty. Can deliver. Call 352-
FUTON $60 Solid Oak Mission Style. With
plush mattress $140.-All brand NEW still in
box. Can deliver. 352-333-7516 12-6-72-6
MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT $350
Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must
sell. Can deliver. Retail $2300. 352-372-
BED KING $170 PILLOWTOP
mattress & box springs. Orthopedic rated.
Name brand, new, never been used, in
plastic with warranty. Call 352-372-8588 Can
CHERRY SLEIGH BED solid with Pillowtop
Mattress & Box. All new still boxed. Cost
$1500, sacrifice $550 352-333-7516
Sofa $175 Brand new in pkg 333-7516
BEDROOM SET. 7pc Cherry, Queen/ king
bed, dresser w/mirror, 2 nightstands, chests
avail. Dovetail const. New, in boxes. Can de-
liver. Retail $6500, must sell, sacrifice $1400
(352) 372-7490 12-6-72-6
DINING ROOM Beautiful cherry set w/table,
6 Chippendale chairs, hutch & buffet. New,
still in boxes. Retail $5200, sacrifice $1100.
Must sell. Can deliver. 352-372-8588 12-
FUTON Solid oak mission-style frame w/
mattress. New, in box. $140 332-9899
DINETTE SET 5pc $85 Brand new in box.
-Never used. 352-377-9846 12-6-72-6
BED $100 NEVER USED! Full size
orthopedic pillow-top set. Still in plastic
w/warranty. Can Deliver. (352)264-9799
BED $195 All New Kingl 3pc. Orthopedic
Pillow-top mattress set. Never used at all.
Still in plastic, with warranty. Can Deliver
BED $75 for Mattress Set. Brand New,
Still in plastic never slept on! Can deliver
if you need. Call 494-7789
Bed All New Queen orthopedic pillow-top
mattress & box set. Still in plastic with war-
ranty. Can Deliver. $130 (352) 264-9799
Bed $100All New Full size orthopedic mat-
tress set. Brand new, still in plastic, w/ war-
ranty. Can Deliver.352-376-1600 12-6-72-6
BEDROOM SET $395 BRAND NEW! Still
in boxes! HB, 2NS, Dresser, Mirror...chest
avail. Must see to appreciate! Can Deliver
Dinette Set $125 Brand New 5 pc set in
box, never used! Can Deliver 494-7789
Sofa $225 BRAND NEWI MICROFIBERI
Still in package! Will sell with loveseat $395
for set! Can Del. 376-1600
FUTON-$80- BRAND NEW Futon mattress,
still in package! Sold with oak Futon, both for
$160. Can Deliver 352-494-7789
Pool Table Gorgeous 8' All wood table.
Leather pockets, Italian 1" slate, carved
legs. Br. New still in crate. Cost $4,500. Sell
$1,350. Can Deliver. 264-9799 12-6-72-6
Hot Tub/Spa $1795.00 Brand New Loaded!
Waterfall, LED lights, cup-holders, 110v en-
ergy efficient with warranty. Free Delivery.
-BEDS -ALL BRAND NEW*
"Full $80 Queen $100 King $170*
Orthopedic pillow-top sets. Brand name
matching sets not used or refurbished. Still
in plastic, direct from factory! 352-333-7516.
BED- QUEEN New orthopedic pillowtop mat-
tress and boxspring set. Brand name, brand
new, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver.
Bed-All New King! 3pc Orthopedic pillowtop
mattress set. Brand NEW, still in plastic with
warranty. Can deliver. $170 352-333-7516.
BEDROOM SET- $300 BRAND NEW
Still in boxes! 6 pieces include: Headboard,
2 Nightstands, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must
sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 12-6-72-6
Pool Table Gorgeous 8" All wood table.
Leather pockets, Italian 1" slate, carved legs.
Brand new still in crate. MUST SELL Retail
$5500. Sell $950. Can deliver 352-377-9846
Hot Tub/Spa $1295 Brand New Loaded!
Waterfall, LED lights, cupholders, 110-v
energy efficient with warranty. Free delivery,
MUST SELL 352-372-8588 12-6-72-6
Bed-FULL size pillowtop mattress & box.
New, in plastic, warr. Can del. $80 317-4031
Sofa $185 Brand new! Love seat $150 still in
pkg. Can del 352-333-7516
BEDS FURNITURE FUTONS
LOW PRICES & LARGE SELECTION
Dumas Discount 371-4422 1201 E. Univ. Av.
New 0 Used 0 Buy Sell 12-6-72-6
BED SETS CLOSEOUTS
Sealed in plastic Twin sets $89. Full sets
$129. Queen sets $149. King sets $189. 352-
376-0953 or 352-378-6005 12-6-72-6
MEMORY FOAM- Same as Temperpedic
Save 50% & more. Other closeouts. Twin
sets $89. Full sets $129. Queen sets $149.
King sets $189. Student discounts apply.
4370 SW 20th Ave. 376-0953 We Deliver!
OBeds *Full mattress & boxspring sets $49
Queen sets $89 *Single sets$39 *King
sets $99 *from estate sale. 376-0939/378-
6005 Call-A-Mattress 4370 SW 20th Ave.
BEDS FUTONS FURNITURE
Quality furniture at reasonable prices.
Morrells Furniture Outlet,
140 NW 6th St. 352-378-3400
Shop ONLINE at www.morrellsfurniture.com
0 Nice ENTERTAINMENT CENTER, large
$75, OSOFA nice $75, 0 full size BED $50,,
0 new CARPET 12x12 $75, 0 19" color TV
$35., dining TABLE $45. 0 LAWNMOWER
$50. Call 335-5326 9-26-35-6
DIAL- A -WAS H ER
Washer & dryer leases. 1 semester $160. 1
year $350. Call 352-318-3721 11-1-45-6
LARGE OAK DESK 5 drawers & 2 files
w/lock & key $75. 0 WATERBED softside
waveless headboard pedestal w/six drawers
$100. DINETTE set w/4 chairs $25. 0 Call
0 FUTON SET, frame, mattress & cover.
Wood, exc cond $125.
0 TV ENTERTIANMENT CENTER, black,
holds large TV. Photos posted on craigslist
w/ad. 352-246-3615 9-27-3-6
CASH PAID For Laptops
Power Supplies & Drives.
Joel www.pcrecycle.biz. 12-6-72-7
A+t COamputer Derk,
Computer Help! Now!
Computer Help Fast'A+ Computer Geek
House/Dorm 59 min response. No waiting/
unplugging/hassels. $30 Gator discount w/
ID. Certified MCSE Technicians. 333-8404.
Easy, Inexpensive, Guaranteed
Computer Solutions Inc
Refer to this ad for 10% off 1-8-118-7
352.21 >2980 M-
- Computer/laptop repair
-Virus, spyware, hardware
- Fix it for $44
- Home/dorm 352-219-2980 12-6-72-7
COMPUTER & LAPTOP REPAIRS
We buy computers and laptops
Working and Non-working
378-4009, 607 NW 13th Street
GAINESVILLE COMPUTER REPAIR
Service On PC and MAC
Student Discount on Labor
HP Pavilion:AMD Athlon Processor 906
MHz, 256 mb of.RAM, 45 GB Hard Drive,-
DVD players & CD burner/player, 4 USB
Connections, Windows XP, Microsoft Word,
Excel & Publisher. Comes with a 19" Color
Monitor and HP Photo Color Printer. $500 for
all. Call 219-6294. 9-29-11-7
Intel Custom-Built Computer:
Pentium III Processor, 996 MHz, 256 mb of
RAM, 40 GB Hard Drive, 4 USB Connections,
DVD Player, CD Burner, Windows XP
Microsoft Word, Excel & Publisher. Includes
17" AMW Flat-Screen Monitor & Canon Color
Printer, keyboard & mouse. $400.00 for all.
Call 219-6294. 9-29-11-7
VIDEO GAMES REPAIR: Xbox, Xbox 360,
Playstation, PSP, Gamecube, DS. We fix
them all. Low rates & fast svc. We. sell parts
too. www.videogamesrepair.biz. Call today
352-225-1248. We buy broken systems.
In the market for a new set of wheels or just
looking to add a second to that collection?
Want personalized handlebars or a fitted
seat? Check in the Alligator Classifieds
Practically new. Men's Bike $65. Women's
Bike $65. Call 219-6294. 9-29-11-9
NEW& USED BIKES FOR SALE
WE REPAIR ALL BRANDS
Best Prices in Town*
SPIN CYCLE 373-3355
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ELECTRIC BICYCLE KITS
and E-SCOOTERS TOO!
MOUNTAIN BIKE MAN'S
Schwinn High Timber. Chrome Moly front
suspension, Shimano STX. 17/18" frame.
Like new. $175. Call 352-222-8841 9-26-
l For Sale
Private, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF.
Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-538-
2181. Can leave mssg. 12-6-72-10
*** CHEAP POOL TABLES ***
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Includes accessory kit. Stop by today at
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Trailer: Wooden bottom with metal mesh
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** SCOOTERS **
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SALES, SERVICE, PARTS
Many Brands Available 518 SE 2nd St.
Scooters from $699. Largest selection
KYMCO, Vento, Hyosung, Keen & many
others. Financing avail. 3550 SW 34th St.
338-8450 solanocycle.com 12-6-72-11
*****New Scooters 4 Less*****
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NEW website www.NS4L.com
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New '06 models now in stock! 1 yr warranties
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Our staff has over 15 years of combined ex-
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at 6921 NW 22nd St.(SR 121) 376-6275
New Scooters 4 Less has LOW rates and
services on any scooter. Pickup/drop off
avail. $19.99 oil change and tune ups.
Call us! 336-1271 12-6-72-11
Our UF Grad Mechanical Engineer can work
on any brand of scooter and we have some
of the lowest labor rates in town! Pickups
available and free estimates given for all
repairs! Stop by today at 6921 NW 22nd St
(SR121) 376-6275 12-6-72-11
534 SW 4th Ave. Largest Selection of
E-bikes, Scooters, Accessories and More!!
Best Prices and Customer Service!!
2006 BLUE KAWASAKI NINJA250R
Less than 3 months old. Like new! Less than
1k miles. $3500. 352-331-4559 9-27-10-11
***CASH PAID for MOTORCYCLES***
SCOOTERS. In ANY condition. New or used
Running or not. Titles or not. Prompt pick up
Call ANYTIME: 352-441-0442
Please leave a message.
Yamaha 2004 Vstar Classic 650cc, 2-tone
blue, saddle bags, sissy bar, 2494 mi, kept in
garage. Great Shands commuter w/highway
power. $4800. Call Dave h-378-9624, cell
1998 YAMAHA JOG 50cc SCOOTER
Runs good $575. 336-7527 or 222-7820
*FAST CASH PAID FOR ANY CAROL
*Running or not!*
*NEED HONDA, TOYOTA, PICKUPS
*Over 10 yr svc to UF students
OCall Don @ 215-7987 12-6-72-12
CARS -CARS Buy*SellOTrade
Clean BMW, Volvo, Mercedes
Toyota, Honda, Nissan cars
3432 N Main St. www.carrsmith.com
CARRSMITH AUTO SALES 373-1150
Clean. Running or Barely Running
Buy, Sell or Trade 1992 & up only
Call Ray 352-284-8619
OVER 50 IMPORTS UNDER $10,000
SELECT MOTOR CAR
THE YELLOW BUILDING
2715 N MAIN 377-1616
$500! POLICE IMPOUNDS!
HONDAS, CHEVYS, TOYOTAS, ETC.
For listings 800-366-9813 ext 4622
BEST CARS LOWEST PRICES
WE BUY CARS
SUN CITY AUTO SALES
Buy Here. Pay Here
We finance anyone
No credit check
SUN CITY AUTO SALES
0 down and up
2000 discount on any financed vehicle
30 day warranty on any financed vehicle
96 Nissan Sentra 1999 352-338-1999
94 Nissan Sentra 1999
90 Mazda 323 1499
95 Honda Civic 2999
00 Kia Sephia 2499 12-6-72-12
92 Honda Accord 1999 352-338-1999
90 Audi 1999
95 Mazda Protege 1999
92 Cadillac 299
91 Lincoln 299 12-6-72-12
87 Volvo 1499 352-338-1999
78 Chevy PK 999
84 Conversion Van 1999
97 Isuzu Rodeo 2999
95 Honda Passport 2999 12-6-72-12
Honda Prelude, '92 $2,800
Very good condition, 5 spd. manual, 2 doors,
179k mile, new AC & radiator, power sun
roof and windows, day phone 352-392-7923
93 FORD EXPLORER Eddie Bauer
98k miles, runs great, excellent stereo,
$3500/OBO. Call 352-514-6195 9-28-5-12
2006 Hyundai Tiburon
3 months old. Moving to snow country must
sell. $15,500. Call 219-6294. 9-29-11-12
1995 Chevy Blazer
All leather and electric, towing pkg. $3,500.
Call 219-6294. 9-29-11-12
1982 Pontiac Firebird TransAm
Newly upholstered, rebuilt engine. Nice mus-
cle car. $2,300. Call 219-6294. 9-29-11-12
2000 MERCURY MISTIQUE'LS
V-6, leather, cold AC, full records.
$3500/OBO. Call 352-514-7416 9-26-5-12
95 Honda Del Sol Convertible
Excellent shape. Automatic. 70,000 mi
$5500. Call 372-2548 9-26-5-12
1988 VOLVO 240 WAGON
Great utility station wagon for around town.
Moving must sell $1000 or best offer. 352-
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"The significant problems we face today
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"It is high time that the ideal of success
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THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY
NEEDS VOLUNTEER DRIVERS
Transport patients to/from treatments
Must have valid driver's license,
safe driving record & attend training session.
Call 352-376-6866 ext 114 for more info.
On going volunteer needed: Blind lady need
trans on Sundays only to Mass @ Queen
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Catholic Church. For more info. call 219-6948
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ASSISTANCE FOR BLIND LADY living in
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MORNING TRIPS TO ANGEL GARDENS.
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made through advertising. We suggest that
any reader who responds to advertising use
caution and investigate the sincerity of the
advertiser before giving out personal infor-
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GREAT PAY FOR THOSE WHO STAY! Park
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for all positions. Cashiers (fullday availability)
& line workers (AM 8:30-1 & PM 12-6 shifts
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Across from Home Depot. No calls please
Tired of sitting around w/out it? Sit here &
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students to raise funds. Earn up to $8.00/hr
with a FLEXIBLE schedule. Apply at 105
NW 16th St 4th floor. Academic Classroom
Building 105, or call 392-7754 for more info.
$10/HOUR + BONUS
Mortgage lender has immediate openings for
college students for telephone sales posi-
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person between 3 & 6pm, Mon-Fri 1900 SW
34th St. Ste 206 (2nd fir above credit union)
WANTED: GOOD EARS
for participation in a hearing study. Please
call 352-392-0601 ext 380. 12-6-72-14
POLITICAL CALL CENTER
Phone reps needed ASAP for Political
Campaigns. Base hourly rate + bonus.
371-5888 ext. 111 or 4112 NW 22nd Dr.
FT and PT. Must be customer oriented & de-
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FOOD PREP & DELIVERY DRIVERS
M, W, F 8am to 3pm. Three shifts available.
Starts @ $7.50/hr. Heavenly Ham 3832
Newberry Rd. 9-27-33-14
University of Florida
Survey Research Center
408 W University Ave. suite 106
Apply Mon-Fri 9am-9pm
392-2908 ext. 105
$7.50/hr + BONUS + Paid Training
$8.00 SpanishlEnglish bilingual speakers
LAW OFFICE RUNNER
needed PT. Reliable transportation, experi-
ence required. Hours M-F, 12-5. Fax resume
to 352-376-4645. 9-29-33-14
Tutors for 1:1 tutoring at-risk elementary
school students 1-4 afternoons/wk $9.50/
hr. 15-20 min drive to UF. UF Federal work
study work permit required. Volunteers
welcome 352-384-1155, email@example.com
Friendly & dependable person for men's
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Stop Fashion, 2 E. UniversityAve. Downtown
TCBY Now hiring
Apply in person at Thornebrook Village
Store. No phone calls please. 12-6-71-14
Sales & Leasing Agent
Bonuses, great team. PT schedule incl Sat
req. Fax resume, cover & avail schedule
to 376-6269 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Attention Smokers! Earn at lease $7 per hour.
Smokers are needed to participate in a study
on decision making & smoking. If interested,
come to Rm 397 UF Psychology Building,
call 392-0601 x 297, or visit wwwlpsych.edu/
!locey/smokers.mht for more infor.
*00 SOCCER COACHES***
needed for GSA rec and camp youth teams.
Experience required. License preferred for
comp. For info:
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No jobs available, but we pay
cash for CDs and DVDs!
S(Oh, and we sell them too.)
Hear Again CDs & DVDs
818 W. University Ave, 32601
FULL TIME LEGAL ASSISTANT
Position available. Need at least 2 yr com-
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ABC FINANCIAL is one of the Largest Equip-
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of our phenomenal growth. Start your future
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LifeSouth Community Blood Center is
hiring energetic people to help maintain the
community blood supply! Representatives
will be responsible for contacting blood
and platelet donors by phone and schedul-
ing appointments. The starting pay is 6.50
/hour with immediate earning potential up to
11.50/hour. Please fill out an application at
LifeSouth Community Blood Centers, 4039
Newberry Road, or call 224-1740 before 5
pm. EOE/DFWP 9-25-10-14
Fax resume to 384-1116 9-25-10-14
Do you want a great pay rate?
Are you caring & dependable?
Seeking LPNs, CNAs, HHAs & homemakers.
Please call 1-800-309-1157 or 1-800-825-
Please call 378-2001 9-26-10-14
FULL TIME PAID LEGAL INTERN
wanted for Gainesville criminal defense law
office. Fax resume to 374-6771 9-26-10-14
PART TIME VIDEOGRAPHER
needed to video tape legal proceedings for.
use in the courtroom. Will train & provide
equipment if needed. Must be available
days. Send inquires firstname.lastname@example.org
AutoCad, PT/FT person Mon-Fri, 30-50
hrs/wk. $9/hr. Must be dependable & good
knowledge of basic AutoCad. 1 mi from cam-
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Wells @ 352-219-1183 9-27-10-14
SEARS, OAKS MALL
Now hiring sales & stock.positions. See store
for inquires. May apply online. AA/EOE. 9-.
Now hiring for all kitchen positions. Apply
Mon-Fri between 2 & 4pm. 3501 SW 2nd
$6.50/hr. Parttime. Call Sandy's Consignment
Boutique 372-1226 9-28-10-14
EDUCATIONAL RETAIL STORE
Looking for PT help, flexible hours, will work
around your class schedule. Please bring re-
sume to: 2020 NW 6th ST. 10-5-20-14
Find a Job. Get Great Deals.
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Customer Support Technician
Local medical software company seeking
part/full time support technicians. Must have
strong technical background and excellent
communication skills. Experience with PDAs
or working toward technical degree a plus
(CIS, DIS, ENG). $7/hr. Send resume to
PT Administrative Assistant: dependable,
computer knowledge required, flexible hours.
Email resume: admin@americandreamsrealt
Real Estate Agent Wanted:FT/PT individual
who is honest, dependable, hard working,
willing to learn new things, & enjoy work-
ing with the public. License required. Email
Part time, nights & weekends for local ser-
vice station. Must have good people/phone
skills, Apply in person @ 1521 NW 13th St.
Two pre-law students needed to share
responsibilities in the Gainesville branch
of a Tampa law firm. Excellent opportunity
for hands on experience in the legal field
prior to clerking. Focus on civil litigation.
Requirements include 60 wpm typing and
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of Kristin Mattson, Assistant to Michael S.
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Rywant,-Alvarez, Jones, Russo & Guyton,
P.A.109 N. Brush Street, Suite 500
Tampa, Florida33602 9-29-10-14
Seek BABYSITTER for adorable 2 year old.
Want someone energetic, imaginative, will-
ing to read, play and help our son develop.
Good vocabulary and a smiling personality a
must. Tues, Wed, Thurs. Hours negotiable.
$8.00 per hour. Call 870-0008 9-27-7-14
WATER AEROBIC INSTRUCTION
needed at Gainesville Health & Fitness
Center. If you have swimming exp. Call Cara
@ 377-4955 ext 603 for more information.
SALES PEOPLE WANTED
Flex schedule. Great for college students.
Earn $300 + per week. Call Steve 215-1451
Light typing. Filing. Answer phones. 372-
Planting, mowing and mulching. Student
needed for lawn and garden care. Flexible
hours. Home located in Alachua. Pay com-
mensurate with experience. Fax resume to
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sulting basis. Need help with OS 9.2 and
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b firstname.lastname@example.org 9-26-5-14
PART TIME AUDITOR ON CAMPUS
with National company. Please contact Troy
Taylor @ 904-783-0260 ext 147. 9-26-5-14
BIG LOU'S PIZZERIA
Now hiring servers, delivery drivers. Great $!
Serious workers only! Apply in person 5 SE
The Gainesville Inn & Suites is seeking an
energetic, highly motivated individual to
fill the asst manager position. Applicants
must have prior hotel exp. Fax resume:
352-224-2197 or call Marcel 407-319-1204
In-Home TUTOR wanted
for High School Essay Writing/Composition.
Previous experience needed. Call 275-2062
Mon thru Fri. Full-time & part-time. Great pay.
Good work references. Apply 1049 Museum
Rd. Call 336-1700. 10-11-15-14
Apply at 6680 W. Newbery Road
02B Kids Alachua!
Apply at 15500 NW 152nd Lane
or call 338-9660 x 18 9-27-5-14
Independent living skills trainer or recre-
ational therapist/aide. PT. Provide basic
independent living skills, education to clients
w/disabilities, conduct needs assessment,
provide instruction on using public transpor-
tation. Flexible hrs. Fax or email resume to
William Kennedy: email@example.com. Fax
WANTED Server & Kitchen Helper
Apply 2-4:30 @ SAWAMURA JAPANESE
STEAK HOUSE. 1624 SW 13th Street
MUSIC & DRAMA DIRECTOR
02B KIDS! Apply at: 6680 West Newberry
Road or Call 338-9660 x 18 9-27-5-14
$5,842 FREE cash grants. Never Repay!
FREE grant money for School, Housing,
Business, Real Estate. For listings 1-800-
509-6956 extension 806 9-27-5-14
FT Salary + Commission
Fax resume to 352-374-7293
Technician Needed FT/PT
Tues a must.
Please apply in person
Institute of Veterinary Spec.
7520 W. University Ave, 9-28-5-14
PT LABORER, ASSISTANT, HANDYMAN
& YARDWORKER. Reliable transportation.
$8-10/hr depending on experience 376-3246
Wendy's at Shands is now hiring for all shifts
for Fall term. Competitive starting pay with bi-
annual raises, paid vacation, meal benefits
and flexible schedules. Ideal for students
living on or off campus. Weekend availability
highly desirable. Stop by and fill out an ap-
plication today! 10-19-20-14
Immediate Openings Gainesville Area:
OPT Custodian -
SEvenings, Weekdays, Weekends
*Custodial Contract Supervisor:
FT with Benefits
ORest Area Contract Supervisor
at Paynes Prairie RestArea.
FT with Benefits
Call and leave message with Carla Davis
at 352-274-1717 or Lynn Briant at 386-527-
8948 DFWP/EOE/M/FIDV, Equal Access
Instrument Technician is needed for fast
paced work environment.Responsibilities
include cleaning, sterilizing & restocking
surgical instruments. Ideal candidate will
have basic knowledge of MS Windows/Word/
Excel, strong organizational skills & attention
to detail. One year of inventory management
and/or warehouse experience is preferred.
Please submit cover letter, resume & sal-
ary history to firstname.lastname@example.org
or fax 352-378-2617. Visit our website
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1I Help Wanted
Earn $7 an hour handing out flyers!
Wanted: On-campus flyer team for UF and
Santa Fe campuses. Please call 378-3064
for more information. 9-28-5-14
Campus Reps Needed!
New, fun.Gaineville business looking for hard
working UF and Santa Fe students to be on-
campus reps to help advertise. Performance
based pay. Call 378-3064 for more informa-
FULL TIME POSITION AVAILABLE
OFFICE MANAGEMENT I ADMIN.
ASSISTANT. MUST BE FOCUSED,
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COMFORT INN WEST
Now hiring PT Front Desk and Night Audit.
Flexible scheduling, please apply in person
3440 SW 40th Blvd. 9-28-5-14
AUTOCAD DRAFTING. PART TIME
FLEXIBLE SCHEDULE M-F. MECHANICAL
AND ARCHITECTURAL KNOWLEDGE.
KNOWLEDGE OF SOLIDWORKS
HELPFUL. MUST BE DEPENDABLE.
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RESUME TO LAKOTAINDUSTRIES@YAH
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AUTO LEARN & EARN
Community svc thru AmeriCorps. Be a me-
chanic, learn auto repair. 900/hrs/1 yr com-
mitment 18 hrs/wk + wkly pay + cash edca-
tion award. Call Coach, 371-6792 9-29-5-14
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3 NEW NIGHTCLUBS
BARTENDERS, SHOOTERS COCKTAIL
SERVERS, BEER TUB, PROMOTERS,
DJ'S, BANDS, FILM CREW, CASHIERS,
MC'S, DANCERS, MODELS. INTERVIEWS
TO BE HELD 9/26 9/28 9/29 10/2 10/4 4-
8PM CLUB MIAMI/ TEXAS BULL/ BUMP
NYC 238 WEST UNIVERSITY BLVD,
le i Services
IMPORT AUTO REPAIR.BMW, Mercedes,
Porsche, Volvo, VW, Honda, Toyota, Nissan,
Mazda. Quality craftsmanship, reasonable
prices, near UF, AAA approved 378-7830
HYPNOTIST-Stop smoking. Improve mem-
ory & concentration. Eliminate bad habits.
Past life regression. Learn self-hypnosis.
Low Student Ratds. Leonard Umans AAPH,
NGH certified 379-1079. 12-6-72-15
** BELLY DANCE **
Ethnic Dance Expressions Studio
For Fun & Fitness 384-9200
EVERGLADE EQUESTRIAN CENTER
The countryclub for horses & owners.
Customer lounge w/full kitchen & bath. 250'
x 160' riding ring, round pen & jump pad-
dock. Lessons. 30 acres, 40 matted stalls, 19
separate paddocks. 24-hr security, 352-591-
3175 everglade-eqestrian.com 12-6-72-15
Want to be a CNA? Don't want to wait?
Express Training Services can get you certi-
fied under 3 wks! Hands-on exp, no videos.
Day/eve classes avail. Next class 9/11/06.
Class sizes limited. 338-1193 for details.
PERSONAL TRAINING 300
Personal and Group Training
Flexible Scheduling Exclusive Facility
Call for a free workout
All facilities & amenities: quality instruc-
tion. 15 min from UF. Jan at 376-7762.
Greathouse Equestrian Center. 12-6-72-15
1/2 head $65. Full head $85
Hair extensions, shampoo, cut, style $25
HAIR BY GLENDA (352) 258-8431
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* Boarding $275/mo Lessons/English 0
Alachua County's oldest & finest horse farm.
***ECLIPSE SALON & BOUTIQUE***
Specializing in African-American hair.
Relaxers, color, cuts, weave, twist & more.
Healthy hair specialist. Call 377-0026 or 514-
3086. 5 SE 12th St. 10-31-59-15
Experienced teachers will give private les-
sons in English grammar, pronunciation &
composition. Call 352-335-9400 9-29-31-15
Marriage Visas Employment Visas -
Naturalization. Richard Ruth, Esq.
352-335-6748 www.ruthlaw.com 12-6-72-15
First hour FREE. 10 years of experience.
Bilingual. Call Francisco at 352-494-8582
MATH TUTOR UF Masters
Call for appt. Leave Message 376-2351.
Beginner to Advanced $26/hr. Hank Wilcox
UF, Santa Fe courses. Special courses
(exam reviews, dancing etc.) 9-28-5-15
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HIV ANTIBODY TESTING
Alachua County Health Dept. Call
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GUNS! GUNS! GUNS!
1800 Gun Inventory
Over 500 handguns in stock
Buy,.Sell, Trade or Repair.
Reloading Supplies 466-3340
Harry Beckwith, Gun Dealer
8mi. South of G'ville on 441
FLASHBACKS PAYS CASH FOR CLOTHES.
We-buy 10-5, M-Sat. Open to shop til 6. WE
ALSO BUY HOUSEHOLD ITEM. 211 WUniv
Ave 375-3752. 12-6-72-18
Try BOOK LOVER'S CAFE
Inside Books, Inc. 505 NW 13 St.
Bunker-Open to Public-Wed-Fri-Sat
SHomecoming Festival and Paella Bowl
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UF disappoints in Daytona
By ALDEN GONZALEZ
The Gators spent their weekend playing on
the site of the 2007 NCAA Championships.
Yet the UF women's golf team hardly
played like champions.
The Gators finished eighth in a Daytona
Fall Preview tournament that featured 17
teams in Golf Stat's top-25.
UF-shot an 895 (31 over) and knotted up
Tennessee in the No. 8 spot. The Gators ended
26 strokes behind first-place Georgia, who fin-
ished with an 869 (5 over).
"I feel like we could've played much
better," Coach Jill Briles-Hinton said. "But
Georgia is a great team, and after this tourna-
ment, they'll probably be the heads-on favorite
to win it all."
Junior Sandra Gal led the way once again
for the Gators. She notched her second top-10
finish of the season with a 217 (1 over) as she
tied for seventh.
Making their first starts of the season were
sophomore Mallory Blackwelder and junior
Blackwelder who was exempt from the
first tournament for precautionary injury rea-
sons finished with an eight over (224) and
tied for 29th.
Myers finished just one stroke behind her
and tied for 36th.
"I feel like [Myers and Blackwelder] played
.great," Briles-Hinton said. "Obviously, you
can always do a better job of chipping and
hitting your greens, but they were able to stay
competitive throughout the tournament."
Despite the end result,
the Gators improved after
every round. After shoot-
ing a 17-over 305 in the
first, they improved by five
strokes the next day.
Then, on Sunday, the
Gators shot their best
Gal round since March 11. They
capped off the tournament
with a 2-over-par finish and moved up three
spots on the leader board. Briles-Hinton hopes
this momentum will carry over into the next
tournament 19 days from now.
"I know we can build on this," she said.
"We have a very talented team with lots of
players that are capable of shooting low scores.
It's just a matter of getting some consistency."
The women's golf team will travel to
Knoxville, Tenn. on Oct. 13, when the Gators
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OUT LOUD, from page 20
consecutive times for 62 yards in the third quarter, Leak
was already feeling the pressure.
On Leak's next play, he scampered out of the pocket on
a designed run but was hit hard and stuffed for no gain.
Noticeably flustered, it looked as if he felt like he had to
throw a touchdown pass on that drive to keep the trust of
the fans. His first pass into the end zone dropped a 5
yards from any receiver, while his second floated into the
hands of Kentucky's Roger Williams.
Freshman wide receiver Jarred Fayson started the
Gators' next drive at quarterback, but Tebow entered on
the next down.
Three plays later, as Leak marched onto the field, the
skies opened up and the boos rained down.
The starter responded with a touchdown pass, but in
the long run it is just. not enough. From this point on, if
Leak struggles at all, fans won't urge him to keep his chin
up instead, they will call for Tebow.
Afterward, Meyer said he initially thought fans were
booing a call by the referees, but after a moment, he real-
ized the fans were booing Leak.
"I was a little disappointed," Coach Urban Meyer said.
Late in the fourth quarter, Leak was still throwing deep
passes down the field, an obvious attempt to pad his stats
and quell the controversy.
I don't care what anybody says, but no coach is going
to have his starter attempt long passes with a 19-point lead
late in the fourth quarter unless there are some special mo-
When Leak showed up for post-game interviews, the
look on his face wasn't exactly joyous.
But while he could have displayed hostility toward the
fans, he handled thie situation with the class he has dis-
played since his first day here.
Gators fans could learn a lesson from their quarter-
The most pathetic part of this whole situation?
If the Gators win a Southeastern Conference title this
season, those of you who booed Leak will be kissing his
Just don't be surprised when he doesn't want to kiss
KENTUCKY 7 UF26
Score by Quarters
' .: -. summary
12:16 UF- Cornelius, J. 33 yd. pass from Leak, C.
(Hetland, C. kick blocked)
01:59 UK- Grinter, M. 1 yd pass from Woodson, A.
(Sieber, L. kick)
00:22 UF- Wynn, D. 13 yd. run (Hetland, C. kick
07:41 UF- Moore, K. 4 yd. run (Hetland, C. kick)
10:04 UF- Ingram, C. 6 yd. pass from Leak, C. (Hetland,
First downs 17 24
Rushing attempts 22 38
Net yards rushing 39 235
Passing yards 210 239
Total offensive yards 249 514
Fumbles: Number-lost 2-0 3-1
Penalties: Number-yards 10-66 10-71
Possession time 33:43 -26:17
Running backs B
Offensive line 8-
Defensive line A+
Special teams F
"We were dead in the water."
UF coach Urban Meyer on UF's play during
the first half.
Smith, A. 4
Dixon, T. 7
Jones, D. 1
Woodson, A. 9
Passing Att-Comp YDS TD INT
Woodson, A.37-26 210 1 0
Team 1-0 0 0 0
Totals 38-26 210 1 0
Receiving NO YDS TD LG
Lyons, D. 7 50 0 11
Pulley, C. 6 63 0 18
Tamme, J: 5 39 0 17
Burton, K. 3 33 0 18
Totals 26 210 1 18
Punting NO YDS AVG LG
Masthay, T. 8 307 38.4 60
Team 1 27 27 27
Totals 9 334 37.1 60
Rushing NO Gain Loss Net TD LG AVG
Wynn, D. 14 104 0 -104 1 14 7.4
Tebow, T. 6 73 0 73 0 25 12.2
Moore, K. 8 54 0 54 1 21 6.8
Fayson,J. 1 10 0 10 0 10 10.0
Totals 38 259 24 235 2 25 6.2
Passing Att-Comp YDS TD INT
Leak, C. 26-15 .267 2 1
Tebow, T. 2-1 12 0 0
Totals 28-16 279 2 1
Receiving NO YDS TD LG
Baker, D. 7 148 0 32
Cornelius, J. 4 74 1 33
Tookes, K. 2 37 0 20
Ingram, C. 2 13 1 7
Totals 16 279 2. 33
Punting NO YDS AVG LG
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Fan-favorite Tebow steals Leak's thunder with runs
Tim Casey. Alligator Staff
UF freshman quarterback Tim Tebow stiff arms Kentucky cornerback Trevard
Lindley on Saturday. Tebow rushed for 62 yards on his first three plays.
By LOUIS ANASTASIS
Alligator Staff Writer
Is Tim Tebow human?
How could a football player composed of
mere flesh and bones essentially average a first
down on every touch? How could a freshman
make a home crowd boo starting quarterback
Chris Leak, arguably the nation's top passer?
"I shouldn't comment on that. I heard
it, too. That's not my business."'
UF football coach on fans booing Leak
Tebow, UF's freshman backup quarterback,
dazzled them again. Posing as instant offense, he
collected 62 yards on his first three plays of the
game all runs, no less.
He finished with 73 rushing yards on six
carries and completed one of two passes for 12
"I've got a little different mentality," said the
soft-spoken Tebow. "[And] everyone did a nice
job of blocking, especially the offensive line. All I
had to do was some running."
With UF's offense hitting and missing during
the third quarter, Coach Urban Meyer subbed
in the speedy quarterback to spark the attack.
Tebow did just that and more.
Akin to a video game, Tebow kept the ball on
a first-down option play and collected 25 yards
down the left sideline.
Tebow started the next play intending to pass
for the first time in two games. However, he
smartly scrapped that plan and scrambled for 12
more yards to the Kentucky 38-yard line. His best
play was yet to come.
On his third down of the game, Tebow
zoomed down the right sideline for 25 yards and
stiff-armed a reeling Trevard Lindley off his feet
and out of bounds.
AX raucous crowd gave the quarterback a
standing ovation as starter Chris Leak replaced
"I think that's hard to defend," said Meyer
of alternating Leak and Tebow. "All of sudden:
Boom, boom you're changing plays around.
I think when you get this thing cranking, it's a
great change up.
"What are-we trying to do? We're trying to
move the ball. We're just trying to keep them off
balance. There's certain plays Chris is good at
and we want him in there, and there are certain
plays Tim Tebow is good at."
The crowd was hardly on Meyer's page.
During the fourth quarter, when Meyer re-
placed Tebow with Leak on a red zone drive,
the Swamp booed the very quarterback who had
led the Gators to a 3-0 record and posted gaudy
numbers to boot: Fans then urged for. Tebow to
reenter the contest.
"I shouldn't comment on that," said Meyer of
the booing. "I heard it, too. That's not my busi-
Leak eventually found Cornelius Ingram for a
6-yard touchdown on that drive. After the game,
the starter downplayed the negativity.
"My main focus during the game is what goes
on in the huddle," said Leak, who completed 15
of 26 passes for 267 yards, two touchdowns and
an interception. "I'm really not into hearing the
Said Tebow: "I think Chris is one of the best
quarterbacks in the 'country. I don't think people
should boo.when he's coming on the field."
Meyer seemed determined to let Tebow get the
Gators a score on the next possession. However,
despite having four downs on Kentucky's 5-yard
line, UF lost 5 yards on two plays.
Meyer then subbed in Leak to ocean up
Tebow's mess. Facing the uphill task of throwing
a 10-yard touchdown pass, Leak became victim
of a Kentucky jailbreak blitz and was sacked.
UF block party blanks 'Bama
UF block party blanks 'Bama
By JOSH ARMSTRONG
UF coach Mary Wise paused while trying
to describe the Gators' performance. Then
she used one phrase to sum it all up:
"Blocking and the crowd," Wise said.
The No. 10 UF volleyball team recorded a
season-high 16 blocks en route to a 3-0 sweep
of Alabama on Sunday.
"Blocking comes in bunches," said sopho-
more middle blocker Kelsey Bowers, who
had a match-high 10. "Once you get that first
block, it motivates you to recreate it."
Junior setter Angie McGinnis set the UF
record for career blocks by a setter. Her five
blocks pushed her career total to 207.
The Gators were in need of that defense
after stumbling out of the gates offensively.
They trailed Alabama for most of game
one, with a hitting percentage of only .122.
"We knew that this was a team that was
going to be scrappy defensively," junior out-
side hitter Amber McCray said. "They kept a
lot of balls in play."
But the Gators' six blocks, four service
aces and heavy contributions by McCray led
them to a comeback 30-28 win.
McCray carried UF's offense with seven
kills and a .667 hitting percentage.
"Each game, we face teams with a game
plan of [trying to figure out] who they want
to commit with and who they want to stop,
and that opens up holes for us," McCray
said. "That hole opened up for me in the first
The Gators used that momentum to domi-
nate the rest of the match, winning game two
30-18 and game three 30-17.
Junior middle blocker Kisya Killingsworth
led the team in kills for the fourth consecu-
tive match with 12.
However, Killingsworth continues to
adjust to her new role as
passer. She bobbled several
balls in the back row.
"It's going to get-better,"
she said. "I'm happy with
what I'm doing right now,
but I'm not ecstatic about
vMcGinnis Wise said she was
pleased with Killingsworth's progress dur-
ing the past two weeks.
"There are routine plays that she's not
quite making on a consistent basis, and then
she's making the 'wow' play," Wise said.
"Athletes like Kisya, with her work ethic,
you know their future will have more 'wow'
plays in it."
Part of being a passer requires the 6-foot-3
Killingsworth to squat near the court floor to
"I just hope that when they hit a ball, it's
nice and high off of a block," she said. "You
don't think about that until after the play,
when you're trying to get up off the floor and
you say, 'Ooh, this is kind of low.'"
Gators find groove
By BRIAN STEELE
UF coach Becky Burleigh has
waited all season for this.
For weeks now, Burleigh has
preached about playing an entire
weekend with nonstop intensity for
This weekend, Burleigh finally-
got her wish.
The No. 18 UF soccer team (6-3-1,
2-0 Southeastern Conference) defeat-
ed No. 16 Auburn 3-1 and Alabama
4-1 this weekend. It may have taken
them more than a month to arrive,
but the Gators have finally taken two
Evenbetter, it occurred during the
opening of SEC play
Any SEC win is important, but it
was the way UF won that stood out.
Last weekend against No. 24 Duke
-and No. 4 North Carolina,-the Gators
scored one goal combined.
This weekend, the floodgates
opened. UF netted seven total goals.
On Sunday against the Crimson
Tide, sophomore Ameera Abdullah
scored with a one-touch goal from 12
yards out in just the second minute.
The Gators scored all four of their
goals in the first half.
"I think that we just slowed the
game down and played soccer," said
Abdullah, who is tied for a team lead
with five goals. "We just moved the
ball around as fast as possible, and
Alabama is not used to that since
they're a physical team. We just
didn't want-to give them a chance to
knock at us."
UF received an added bonus
in the SEC standings when No.
13 Tennessee lost to unranked
Mississippi State 3-2 on Sunday.
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Soccer SEC regular sea-
son, and to do that,
we have to be focused every game,"
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SEC, we know that every game is go-
ing to be a battle. We're not going to
"The SEC is very much up in the
air this year. If we want to keep des-0
tiny in our hands, then we need to
Junior KeLeigh Hudson, one
of UF's primary offensive options
before suffering a right MCL sprain,
played 92 total minutes this week-
end. Burleigh said Hudson is not
100 percent healed yet but that it was
good to have her back in the line-up,
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2006
Meyer to shuffle UF special teams
By NICK ZACCARDI
Alligator Staff Writer
UF kicker Chris Hetland got the dreaded vote of con-
fidence from Coach Urban Meyer on Sunday.
"There probably should have been [more emphasis
on field goals] already, but I had a lot of confidence go-
ing into the season that he would make those field goals
because he did a year ago," Meyer said. "I think he'll hit
those field goals."
But prior to that statement, the second-year coach
said that he would "re-evaluate" the kicker position at
After the Gators' 26-7 win against Kentucky on
Saturday, Meyer said a change could be made.
On Sept. 16 against Tennessee, Hetland missed his
only two field goal attempts of the season.
On Saturday, the Wildcats blocked two of the senior's
extra point attempts.
Though Kentucky penetrated past the UF offensive
line on both attempts, Meyer said the second kick was
On UF's lone field goal opportunity of the game,
Meyer decided to run a fake because of Kentucky's
Holder Butch Rowley ran for 3 yards on the play, and
Kentucky took over on downs.
"We didn't play very 'well at that position," Meyer
said of his kicking unit. "The confidence isn't there. You
can't say it's just the kicker. We've just got to get it cor-
No. 5 UF (4-0) joins Illinois, Utah State and Tulane as
the only Division I-A schools that have failed to hit a field
;1" :goal this season.
Hetland hit 13-of-16 field goals in breakthrough 2005
f i campaign, earning him a spot on the All-Southeastein
Conference second team.
But the pressure isn't solely on Hetland.
"I don't think the long snapper's job is safe," Meyer
Sy T said. "I don't think the left guard on field goal is safe.
hPhoto by Tim Casey We've just got to get better."
UF coach Jrbarn-leyer scolds senior kicker Chris Hetland after a blocked ex- UF has depth at kicker, just not much scoring experi-
tra point against Kentucky. UF failed two extra points attempts in the game. ence.
t tu, Gator Nation?
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audience witnessed his-
Mark this down, because it
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Chris Leak, a fourth-year
starter, was booed in favor of
Tim Tebow, who played in just
his fourth career game.
I hope Gators fans are
ashamed right now, because
they just embarrassed them-
selves, the university and their
There are two and only
two justifiable reasons to boo
any player, let alone a player of
Leak's caliber. The first is for
a lack of effort and the second
is for a lack of class, neither of
which Leak has shown at any
time during his UF career.
And it's not like Leak was
playing that poorly, either. It
wasn't his greatest game, but
his numbers were more than
respectable, and the victory was
never really in much doubt.
To Leak, each and every
"boo" must have felt like a spin-
ning-heel kick to the chest.
Leak said he was too focused
on the game to notice it, but
don't buy that for a minute.
After Tebow rushed three
SEE OUT LOUD, PAGE 17
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2. Georgia 1-0
3. South Carolina 1-1
4. Kentucky 1-1
5. Tennessee 0-1
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