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Play ball! East Gadsden opens

baseball season with win
See Page 10


Coming next week: Local man made

it big in the Negro American League


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Petition in

Midway
Citizens call for ouster of
commissioner...Page 9


Gretna gets

park proposal

City also OKs purchase of three
new shotguns...Page 9


Valentines

stories

Read stories of two local couples
and their lasting love... Page 3,8


SArea prep

hoops

Boys and girls teams readying
for tournament action ...Page 10


'Pepper'


Ghazvini


dies at 50

by LESLIE ROBERTS
STimes News Editor
Community-minded
developer and
philanthropist Mehrdad
!'Pepper" Ghazvini died
Feb. 4 at his home in
Tallahassee.
Ghazvini, 50, was well-
known in both Leon and
Gadsden counties for his
success as a developer and Ghazvini
for his philanthropy.
Originally from Iran, Ghazvini moved to

See GHAZVINI on Page 3.


Two charged in Midway kidnapping


Arrests lead to unexpected videotape find


Quick thinking may have
saved the life of a Tallahassee
woman Monday. The 21-year-
old woman, whose name is
being withheld by the Gadsden
SCounty Sheriffs Office, was
the victim of an alleged
kidnapping and aggravated
battery by Christopher Richard
Coaxum, 22, of Tallahassee
and Syteria Latoya Booker,
22, of Midway.
According to a report
released by GCSO, authorities


were called to Tallahassee
Memorial Hospital's
emergency room regarding a
woman who was being treated
for head injuries.
The woman told
investigators that the couple,
Coaxum and Booker, picked
her up at her home in
Tallahassee and took her to the
Midway home of Booker.
Already acquainted with the
couple, the woman
voluntarily accompanied


them 'to
Midway.
For some
reason the
couple
confronted
the woman
over an
undisclosed
matter.
They Coaxum
gagged and
tied the woman and began
battering her about the head


with a
blunt
instrument.
Coaxtim,
videotaped
the entire
incident,
while
Booker
continued Booker
the assault,
the report stated.
"After about six hours, she
managed to get away and run
to a neighbor's house for help,"
said Inv. Ulysses Jenkins of
the GCSO.


When authorities arrived at
the Ponderosa Circle home in
Midway they found a sexually
explicit videotape of an
unidentified female who was
bound and gagged as Coaxum
sexually and verbally assaulted
her, the report stated.
SAuthorities are questioning
whether other females may
have suffered similar assault.
Anyone who has been
contacted by Coaxum and was
bound, gagged and sexually or
physically abused is asked to
contact Sgt. Matt Rowan of
the GCSO at 850-627-0233.


Donna Cannon


convicted on


murder charge


Local woman now awaits

sentencing on February 20


Joseph Green testified in his own defense last Thursday.


Green not guilty



of sex charges


A Gadsden County jury last week found
Joseph Green not guilty of two counts of
sexual battery on a person under 12 and
four counts of lewd and lascivious acts on a
person under 12 by a person over 18 years
of age.. ., ... ,, .. .. .. .
The six-member jury deliberated less than
an hour before returning the verdict. Two of
Green's adopted daughters, now 17 and 15,
testified that Green had abused them when
they were between 4 and 6 years old. The
girls' brother, Barrington Mitchell, now 18,
testified that nothing ever happened to his
sisters while he lived in the Green's home.


"He didn't do anything," he said, of his
adopted father.
One of the sisters told the jury that she
was forced to have sex with Green three or
four times a week until she was 12 years
old.. She, said she told Mrs. Green. who
confronted her husband and the abuse
stopped, but nothing ever happened to him.
She said she kept her secret until April
2006 when she reported it to an East
Gadsden High School guidance counselor
because she was afraid. "I started having
See GREEN on Page 7


by ALICE DU PONT
Times Editor
Donna Cannon, now 32 years
old with two children, was
found guilty last week of armed
robbery and first degree murder
Sin the death of William Moses
Wilson. She will be sentenced
on Feb. 20 and could receive
life in prison.
The intended victim and
brother of the victim, Aaron
Wilson said he was glad to
put it all behind him.
"It bring closure to both sides.
Both of them are in God's
hands now. We want to thank
Sheriff Morris Young for
working with the Florida
Department of 'Law
Enforcement (FDLE) and
making this all possible. We
also want to thank (Special
Agent) Jim Bittles for all of the
work that he did," said Joyce
Wilson, the victim's sister-in-
law.
Cannon's trial lasted almost
two days and the jury decided
her fate in just over three hours.
Although Cannon never took
the stand her attorney, Barbara
Sanders, argued that Cannon
was not at the scene when
SWilson was robbed and shot.
Sanders portrayed Terrell
Powell, who was 13 when he
shot, killed and robbed Wilson


in the backyard of his
Robertsville home, as a sad and
lonely child who sought out
Cannon because she took up
time with him. But the decision
to end Wilson's life was made
by Powell.
Assistant State Attorney
Richard Combs argued that
Cannon, who was 28 years old
at the time of Wilson's death,
was "an adult conniving a
juvenile to do her dirty work."
Powell testified how, during
the summer of 2004, he and
Cannon talked about robbing
people to get money to buy him
a go-cart and things for herself.
"The issue was money," Powell
told the 12-member jury.
He said he stole the gun used
to kill Wilson from a neighbor
and hid it behind Cannon's
home in a peanut combine and
that Cannon knew it was there.
He told the jury that after he
stole the rifle he then robbed
his cousin and that Cannon
drove to Tallahassee to change
the coins into "folding" money.
The two then returned to the
Quincy Wal-mart where
Cannon purchased shotgun
shells for the gun.
Powell said he rode his
bicycle to the Wilson home and
waited in the bushes. until an
See CANNON on Page 9


Gadsden names Teacher of the Year


by LESLIE ROBERTS
Times News Editor
Tomeka Lightfoot originally
planned to be an attorney. But
she pursued another career path
she has since discovered she
loves teaching.
"I had another career path my
goal was to attend law school
after earning my English degree
with a minor in education," she
said. "Then I started hearing
about school from my brother -
he recently graduated from East
Gadsden High School and I've


always liked kids I decided to
pursue a career in education.
Once I got into it, I just stayed. I *
got so hooked with the kids, I just
stayed."
Lightfoot was recently named
Gadsden County School District
Teacher of the Year; A fourth-
year language arts teacher, she
earned Rookie of the Year during
the 2004-2005 school year.
Lightfoot attended Gadsden
County schools growing up, and
is happy to have the opportunity
to return to her community and
to the schools she attended..


'It hasn't been so long .since I
sat there," she said. "I have a lot
of things I want to tell these kids,
things I wish someone had told
me."
At the top of the list of things
she wants her students to know is
that they can go far if they
believe in themselves, she said.
"You can have or be anything
or anybody you want to be," she
said. "You have to rise above
stereotypical judgment and
mediocrity. These students can
achieve any goals their hearts
desire."


The eighth-grade Shanks
Middle School teacher credits her
parents, Darryl and Carolyn
Lightfoot, with instilling in her
the notion that anything is
possible.
"No one person's opinion
decides your fate in life. Never
let one person's opinion decide
your fate in life," she said.
She finds teaching to be a
rewarding undertaking:
"It's very rewarding in life
there are a lot of missed
See TEACHER on Page 6


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Domestic violence
awareness group to meet
A domestic violence/sexual
battery awareness group will
meet Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at
Cornerstone Community
Outreach COGIC, 1130 W.
Franklin St., Quincy. Elder
Raymond Wilson is pastor.
For more information contact
Julia Wilson at 627-8471.
The group is a Refuge House
Outreach Service.
AARP driver safety class
This class is available to any
individual with a valid driver
license age 50 yrs or older. No
testing and no "hands-on" driv-
ing is required.
Completion of AARP class
should result in a savings on
your Florida auto insurance for
up to 3 years.
All 8 hours of class work must
be ,completed before a certifi-
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insurance discount is available
only for participants with good
driving records for ages 55 and
older.
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services.


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Couple finding all they need in solid relationship


I by ALICE DU PONT and into the night. The r
Times Editor they talked, and talked
talked. Neither was looki
It wasn't love at first sight, but mate when they met, b
rere sure was a lot of interest said they liked what the
'hen Roy Miller and Carrie from the other.
Villiams-Lawson met at a party "We found that we have
Sn December 3, which was also things in common. Th
er birthday. important thing, I think
"1 was attracted to her and I spirituality we share,"
ink she was attracted to me. said. Williams-Lawson s
ou know how guys are, I asked liked his personality and
a couple of people about her humor.
before I asked her to dance," He is very active in the
Miller said. A.M.E. Church and she
:"After the dance he asked if I active in the St. Hebron
Wanted to go out to dinner the Church. They also fou
next day. He took me to Red they have similar back
Lobster and we've been together They both have one adu
since," Williams-Lawson said. and they each hav
iThey talked all through dinner grandchild. They agrei



Commissioners


' by ALICE DU PONT schools of Gadsden Coun
Times Editor Marlon Brown, county mn
d, t' n lf. nfl' the l n tvt


Tuesday night, during its
gular meeting, The Gadsden
County Board of County
Commissioners approved a new
mentoring policy for county
employees.
"There is a need in this county
ior individuals to serve as
Mentors to students in the public


iext day
ed, and
ng for a
but both
;y heard
Sa lot of
he most
,is the
Miller
said she
sense of
St. John
is very
A.M.E.
nd that
grounds.
lit child
e one
ed that


adult children was a plus,
because neither wanted to get
involved in a blended family or
helping to rear stepchildren.
"We hit it off on just about
everything. One night I asked her
if she wanted to make our
relationship permanent and she
said 'yes,' Miller said.
That was in mid-January. The
couple decided together that they
didn't want to waste time before
tying the knot. So, they set the
date for Sunday, Feb 11, the
Sunday nearest Valentine's Day.
"My church does a Valentine's
Day tribute program the Sunday
before Valentine's Day when,
couples can get married or re-
new vows. The church is always
so beautifully decorated and the


people are so happy and festive
that I thought it would a good
time to do it. Plus, we wouldn't
have to decorate, that would
already .be done for us,"
Williams-Lawson said.
Miller's daughter, Celeste, is
flying in from St. Louis to be the
bridesmaid. Williams-Lawson's
son, Alrex who lives in Quincy,
will walk her down the aisle and
the grandsons of both will be ring
bearers.
Miller said they will go on,
what he calls, a "preliminary"
honeymoon. He is retired from
the military but Williams-
Lawson still works. "The real
honeymoon will be a surprise he
said.


:
lilt
r -z
16.,


Roy Miller and Carrie
Williams-Lawson chose to
marry this weekend because it
is closest to Valentine's Day.


approve mentoring policy for county


ty," said
manager.
ha no


policy for county employees to
volunteer as mentors. The staff
developed a proposed mentoring
policy that would allow
employees two hours per month
for the purpose of mentoring a
Gadsden County student.
"A mentor is defined as a
trusted counselor or guide. It is


commonly used in educational
settings with 'at risk' students.
The youths in this county need
positive role models to pattern
after, in order to develop into
productive citizens. County
employees can assist in filling
the void as individuals serve as
mentors," Brown said.
There is currently no cost
amount associated with the
mentoring Brown said, because it


Ghazvini from Page 1


4Tallahassee in 1975 and worked lot for Midway," City Manager Professionals.
t fast-food restaurants before Paul Piller said. "It's a big loss." Havana Town Manager Howard
becoming a real estate agent. He Ghazvini also sponsored an McKinnon said Ghazvini donated
earned the nickname "Pepper" annual Thanksgiving dinner for money for the town's recent
with his gusto for life. the homeless from 1993-2000 at a Centennial celebration and its
S"He was a dynamic force I cost of $20,000 per year. He annual Toys for Tots campaign.
ave worked with his family for resumed sponsoring the dinner in "He was very philanthropic and
0 years," said Vickie Goodman, 2004, which was available to had a good relationship with the
executive administrator for local homeless at Christown Town of Havana," McKinnon
&hazvini's companies. Ministries in Quincy. said. "It's a tragic event you just
1 Ghazvini and family, including "He always looked at building never know."
others Steve and Pete, owned not just a house but building a Ghazvini is survived by his
premier Construction and community," Goodman sad. "He wife, his two children, his.parents
development Company, Capitol really wanted to work Mith the and two brothers.
property Sandco and Synergy, a local city and county The service will be at 2 p.m.
design and engineering firm. commissions to see what the Thursday, Feb. 8 at Bradfordville
SGhazvini also brought several needs were. He didn't see Baptist Church with burial at
a e_ dTia .to,.Qadsden..-ahstacles,. as,. a..ptablem .h. saw,:,CuleylsJead ood Memorial;
County, including Orien's Point them as an opportunity." Park. Culley's MeadowWod
and Monroe Creek Phase II in Ghazvini donated money to Funeral Home's Riggins Road
Midway and Cascade Falls in FSU, Tallahassee Community Chapel is handling arrangements.
Havana. College and Tallahassee Memorial contributions may be
SHis beginnings in the U.S. were Memorial Healthcare as well as made to Big Bend Homeless
humble, and once he became area churches and homeless Coalition at 2729 W. Pensacola
successful, he put hundreds of shelters. The Ghazvini Family St., Tallahassee, FL 32304 or Big
thousands of dollars back into the was named 2006 Philanthropists Bend Habitat for Humanity, 2921
communities he was involved of the Year in November by the Roberts Ave., Tallahassee, FL
with. "He worked in Miami as a Big Bend Chapter of the 32310.
dishwasher, in Palatka at Burger Association of Fundraising
King he went to junior college
there he worked at Wendy's in
Tallahassee and the manager said PUBLIC MEETING
ie was the only kid on the line N T NOTICE
who said, 'You know, I want to NOTICE NO
buy this restaurant some day.'"
Ghazvini attended Florida State The Board of County The City of Quincy Planning
University, where he met his Commissioners will hold and Development Review Board
Wife, Alisa. The two have a son, (PDRB) will meet on
Jason, who is an FSU student, a Special tuesday, February 20, 2007.
and a daughter, Layla, who is a Meeting/Workshop on at 6:00 p.m.
student at the University of February 13, 2007, in the City Commission's
Georgia. starting at 6:00 p.m. Chambers at City Hall.
.Goodman said Ghazvini
apparently suffered a heart attack Agendaed items are as The agenda includes
in his home. He was alone at the follows: the following items:
time. Approval of Contract for (1) Development Review -
"He was very committed to Water/Sewer Cone Street Single Family
adsden County," Goodman said. subdivision
'We were talking about trying to Infrastructure Engineering (2) Development Review -
get our own home makeover and Design Study with. Special use for 625 N. Adams
show he was so overcome by Eutaw Utilities, Street Townhouses
the conditions some people were
living in there. He was one of the Inc./Nabors, Giblin & Please contact the Building and
most generous people I know." Nickerson, P.A.; Approval Planning Department at (850)
627-7681 ext. 226 with any
SGhazvini offered to donate 100 of Federal Legislative questions or comments. If you
acres of land in Midway to be Priorities; Cost Analysis have a disability requiring
lsed as a charter school; the offer accommodations, please contact
had not been approved by the of Impact Fee Study the Quincy Building and
local School Board at the time of Proposal; Update of the Planning Department at least
iis death. He also donated land Board of County three (3) working days prior to
for a park in Midway, as well as the hearing. To access a
money for the community dinner Commissioners' Priorities; Telecommunications Device for
Other Items as Necessary. Deaf Persons (TDD) please call
round Christmas time and. Other Items as Necessary. (850) 875-7310.
Midway's toy giveaway. 02/08/07c 02/08/07c
;"He was a good guy. He did a


will depend on the number of
employees who volunteer. "This
is strictly a voluntary program,"
he said.
To be eligible to mentor,
employees must get prior
approval from the department
director or county manager. The
mentoring services must be
performed in Gadsden County.
And, employees will be required
to show written documentation

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860.627,3111


Meeting Notice

The City of Quincy
Community
Redevelopment Agency
(CRA) Board
Regular Meeting will be
held on Tuesday,
February 13, 2007
At 5:30 P.M.
In the City Commission
Chambers

Please contact the City Clerk at 850-
627-7681-224 with any questions or
comments. If you have a disability
requiring accommodations, please con-
tact the Quincy CRA Office at least
three days prior to the meeting. To
access a Telecommunication Device
for Deaf Persons (TDD) please call
850-875-2328.
02/08/07c


that they have mentored a
student.
The BoCC also approved
disbursement of funds to the
following non-profit agencies:
*Tallahassee/Leon Homeless
Shelter, $10,500
*Legal Services of North
Florida, $10,000
*Gadsden Arts Center, $10,000
*Capital Medical We-Care,
$9,000


*American Red Cross, $9,000
*Disc Village, Inc. $7,500
*A Shepard's Hand, $6,500
*Quincyfest, $4,000
*Gadsden County Humane
Society, $3,500
Commissioners praised the
citizens' panel for their work in
distributing the funds. Next year,
they said, they hope to have more
money for organizations.


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As long as we think, we can be better than we are.

By Alice DuPont, Editor



Contemplation



A niece who represents hope


for the next generation


This ust In


by Leslie Roberts,
News Editor


Pepper Ghazvini: A good guy and a


great loss for Gadsden County


Several years ago my niece, Carla,
told me that she was interested in
writing. Of course, I encouraged her,
but I thought it was a phase. I had
high hopes for her because she wrote
poetry as a child.
Then, when she told me she was
going to become a "rap" artist, I
thought she was through. She
dabbled in writing "rap" while she
was in college majoring is sports
medicine.
This child was all over the career
map, but as a good auntie, I
encouraged whatever it was she
wanted to do.
After a couple of years and some
disillusion with the "rap" industry,
she said she was going back to
writing. She said her first novel was
very good because her roommates
told her so.
She sent me the disk and I only
read part of it. I was good. If you
were 18 years old, which I wasn't.
But I gave her two thumbs up
because the effort to complete the
task was worthy of praise.
This weekend her father, who is
my brother Carl, announced to the


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family and friends that "my daughter
has published a novel." That was
fine, and when he pulled the first one
out of the box we were all excited.
The title of the novel is "Legalities
of Love" and I'm not just auntie
bragging it's pretty good. Well, it's
very good.
Everyone in my family is involved
in education as either teachers or
administrators. Carla and I are the
only ones who ventured into
something different.
I'm very proud of her and of her
accomplishment.
After college she was disappointed
that she could not find a job in the
career she chose. She now works
fulltime at a jewelry store and is
studying to become a gemologist.
That, in addition to continuing to
write and planning her wedding.
When people say they're worried
about the next generation, I think of
the young, talented people I know
and I'm sure the world is in good
hands.
Who we really need to be
concerned about are those folks who
are in charge now.


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Step Up, Florida!

Dear Editor,

As most of us are aware, much of our population is
overweight or obese. Excess weight and lack of physical
activity are known risk factors for many diseases including
diabetes, heart disease, stroke, hypertension, osteoarthritis,
sleep apnea and some forms of cancer.
To focus attention on the obesity problem, the Florida
Department of Health is coordinating the fourth annual
"Step Up, Florida! On Our Way to Healthy Living."
This is a month-long celebration to promote non-
competitive physical activity and regular exercise. The
goals of Step Up, Florida! are to motivate people of all ages
to increase physical activity and engage in healthier and
more physically active lifestyles, as well as to showcase
various physical activity opportunities available to citizens
and visitors throughout Florida. Every year, Step Up,
Florida! has covered Gadsden and Florida's other 66
counties, and thousands of participants have walked,
jogged, swam, biked, kayaked, wheeled and even kicked
soccer balls along miles of Florida's beautiful outdoor
regions. Participants range from children to senior adults -
from long time residents to visitors.
In February 2007, "Step Up, Florida!" will again be
celebrated in Gadsden County with events throughout the
month, including:
> A morning of dance and exercise on Wednesday, Feb.
7th at the Gadsden County Health Department, Quincy,
) Step Up, Florida! School Day on Friday, February 9th
in Gadsden County Schools, and
A Community Volleyball Challenge and Health Expo
on Saturday afternoon, Feb. 10th at the Carter Parramore
Academy Gymnasium, 4 to 6 PM (cosponsored by
Gadsden Woman to Woman).
) More events are being planned by the Gadsden
Senior Citizens Center,.the Gadsden County Parks and
Recreation Dept., and various cities and communities. We
will keep you posted as these event details are finalized.
Also: It's not too late for YOU to create a Step Up,
Florida! event in your own civic, church, business, law
enforcement or community group to help us highlight the
need for physical activity in everyone's life! Participation by
our community leaders will be an important aspect of
making Step Up, Florida! 2007 a success. And since young
people learn healthy exercise habits from seeing healthy
behaviors in the adults around them, let's all go out and
put more healthy physical activity into our family and
community lives from now on.
Please join me as we make Step Up, Florida! an exciting
celebration for the benefit of Gadsden County residents.
Please feel free to contact me at 875-7200; or Beryl
Richardson, Step Up, Florida! Coordinator (539-2888 ext.
229); or Maximo Martinez, Public Information Officer,
Gadsden County Health Dept. (875-7223, ext. 410) with
any questions or comments.

Very truly yours,

Sylvia Forehand Byrd, ARNP, MPH
Administrator, Gadsden County Health Dept.


Pepper Ghazvini, gone.
He leaves a big void.
I didn't know him, but knew of
him, sat next to him once at a
Midway City Council meeting.
He was vibrant, at ease, kind
and slightly distressed by the sight
of the dilapidated shoes I was
wearing that night (early in my
back-to-work phase, I had yet to
update my wardrobe).
He waited patiently for hours
while council members squabbled
over minute matters to let them
know he'd like to donate land for a
school and money for updates to


the Eugene Lamb Recreation
Center.
But he was also a mover and a
shaker, both in the business world
and the back alleys, building
shopping centers and subdivisions
and donating money he earned
from that to the poor at the drop of
a hat.
He was ambitious.
To go from bus boy to business
magnate takes drive and
determination, which he had, but
somehow he achieved his goal
without losing his love of
humanity in the process.





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In a world that sometimes seems
more gimme and gotcha than
gentle and generous, Pepper's kind
acts radiated like a sparkling gem.
He didn't let being from another
county or working in less than
glamorous jobs hold him back -
and I can't imagine him plodding
through those things.
I think he ran.
He ran full force, with all he
had, at his dream for himself, his
family and his community.
What a different world it would
be if more of us could say the
same.


When we hunker down to talk, we're all on the same level, by Kesley Colbert, just a good ole boy that ..,-
likes to write. :' -



Dad made our fashion


statement for us!


I caught about three minutes of
some kind of awards show over the
week-end. I don't know if they were
handing out Emmies, Grammies,
Golden Globes or the Art C.
Huckleberry look-a-like medal. I
didn't care. I was looking for
Rambo II but I couldn't find the
right channel. I wouldn't have
lingered the full three minutes but
some guy who needed a shave and
hadn't combed his hair since Ronald
Reagan was president caught my
eye. He was wearing a tux, in this
very formal setting, but his tie was
justlooped around his neck and
hanging outside his coat. He didn't
even bother with tying a knot! It
looked ridiculous.
Cathy said he was making a
fashion statement.
I pondered on that long into the
night! Maybe I'mjusta tad out of
step with the fashion crowd. Maybe
I haven't been paying attention like
I should. Maybe I ought to
subscribe to G. Q. Or maybe, in this
fashion conscious society, we have
just gone completely bonkers!
It didn't use to be that way. And,
believe me, I've got a clue here. I
kept up with the style of the day
better than anyone you have ever
seen! Of course, our fashion wasn't
set by some dudes hanging out in
California or New York City. It was
mostly determined by Bob Cassidy
and Morris Beadles.
Both of them wore 501 Levi's.
They would roll up their wide
striped short sleeve- shirts exactly
two turns. And they had those half
moon taps carefully tacked into the
heels of those black dress loafers
with the white lightening flash
down the side.
We didn't have a t. v. back then.
But we didn't need one to visualize
the fashion of the day. There was no
way anybody could out dress Bob
or Morris! To this day, I can still
see them sauntering down the
sidewalk between the lunch room
and Miss Polly's English class.
They would click their heels against
the concrete and little sparks would
fly off of those taps and hold us
spell bound.....
I did have a major fashion
problem back then. Those 501's cost
four dollars and twenty-five cents.


The National Shirt Shop sold Tuf-
Nut Jeans for under two dollars.
Guess which ones I was stuck with!
Dad pointed out that the Tuf-Nuts
had a zipper, double knees and
faded quicker than Levi's.....but
that did little to salve my fashion
conscious heart.
The shirts were even worse. I don't
remember exactly what those
Arrow shirts cost back then. I didn't
need to. Mother made ours. Unless
you've been there, you can't imagine
the stigma. Our homemade shirts
didn't have a collar. And the front
pocket never did line the pattern up
with the rest of the shirt. And she
wouldn't bother to sew that little
loop in the back up between the
shoulder blades like the Arrow
people did. I sat in the back of the
room and tried to look invisible.
We couldn't even let our hair grow
out. And that wouldn't a'cost
nothing! Bob and Morris had lots of
hair combed straight up and back,
with wide sideburns and long,
flowing duck tails. We had G. I.
haircuts. It's all Daddy could cut.
And he waved off our protest with,
"This way you head is cooler in the
summer and it doesn't look like
some beatnik in the winter,"
The girls had it easy. They all
wore pig tails. Their hair stayed out
of the way when they were putting
up hay, diving off the cliff out the
clay pits, rounding second base or
spewing forth that Brown Mule
chewing tobacco. And all the
dresses looked the same to me.
There was a big fashion swing
about the time we hit junior high.
Bob and Morris had graduated. We
sold a few cows and I bought a real
shirt. Daddy let us go up town to
Gene's Barber Shop for a flat top
(We still couldn't look like no
beatnik). And Pam, Jane and
LaRenda started combing out their
hair.
SPedal pushers for girls and pegged
pants for gents were "in". As were
white sport coats and skinny ties
and belts. If you had double buckles
on that belt, you were really hip!
And I saw my first designer symbol.
It was a penguin on a jacket Hays
Brummitt wore to the Halloween
carnival. I finally got me a pair of
those lightening bolt dress loafers


but it was too late.....the crowd had
moved to Bass Weegins and no
socks!
By high school the girls were into
bouffant hair dos. I think they blew
up each individual hair! The wind
would lift'em right off the ground
on a blustery day. Nola Purcell
came to school in a pants-suit with
bell bottoms. And cat eye glasses
became the rage. I kissed Charlotte
Melton when I was a freshman and
the corner of her glasses dug a hole
in my cheek.
You know this fashion stuff can
hurt......and I was finding out it
could be costly in other ways.....
I dated a girl from Huntingdon
that insisted I buy Russian Leather
after shave because she liked the
smell.
At three dollars a bottle it was a
lot more expensive than the vanilla
extract I had been splashing on.
And that Christmas I found out
from this girl Scarab Bracelets were
"the thing". I don't know where the
scarabs came from but a whole
bracelet of those little stones cost
thirty dollars-and this was way back
in 1964!
I took another look at this whole
fashion craze. Maybe Daddy was
right! He didn't worry about, keep
up with, or give a flying hoot about
the Joneses..... He allowed that a
clean shirt and a good pair of jeans
were always in style. And he placed
a lot more stock in how a man stood
as opposed to what he stood there
in. I heard that talk for the
umpteenth time when I asked him
for the thirty bucks to buy Billie
Jean the bracelet.
She didn't get the jewelry, I didn't
get the girl, Charlotte bought
contact lens, bouffants went the
way of double knits, I still hate
those pedil pushers, I never did
wear shoes without socks, I gave up
Russian Leather, I'd give a thousand
dollars if I could wear just one more
of Mom's precious handmade shirts
and I have spent a lifetime NOT
worrying about those Hollywood
types who are too juvenile to
understand even the rudiments of a
black tie.affair.....
Respectfully,

Kes





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TEACHER from Page 1


"opportunities that come your
way, but with teaching, you can
always do it over again the next
year. You can always make things
right the next year."
Lightfoot said she plans to
pursue a master's degree and
possibly a doctorate with hopes of
going into educational
administration.
"But I want to keep my
connection to the classroom," she
said.
Lightfoot is grateful to the
people she says helped her learn
how to be a teacher.
"I want to thank my mother and
.my father for all their dedication,
support and patience, and all of
-my students they played a role in
my growth as a teacher. They
taught me to teach them."
Mis'Shalanqua Smith has been a
language arts teacher at Havana
:Middle School for two years,
;teaching reading and language
'arts to sixth-graders.
; She was surprised to learn she'd
:been named Rookie of the Year.
And she loves her job.
"This is my county I was
raised here, my parents were
'raised here and my grandparents
.were raised here," she said. "Just
::being able to help someone,
"looking back at the mentors and
,teachers who helped me, is
wonderful. I like to see it when
they get it it's like a lightbulb
going on. Then I have this 'aha'
'moment, when I figure out, 'this is
*what works.' College prepares you
for teaching, but you don't know
what goes on, how things work,


Mis'Shalanqua Smith
the time it takes in planning an
activity, until you get in the
classroom. The teachers at HMS
really helped me with that."
Like Lightfoot, Smith had
originally planned to ,go in a
different direction, majoring in

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Gwendolyn Brooks
psychology. She graduated from
Florida A&M University with a
degree in psychology and a minor
in education.


"I knew I wanted-to help people,
and I knew 1 wanted to see the
difference it made," she said. "I've
always really enjoyed kids."
She was working at the state
Department ,of Education in
teacher certification "Go figure,"
she said when an opportunity to
teach at HMS opened up.
She took the chance.
"I enjoy it," she said. "I love to
read and I have my own library at
home."
At some point in the future, she
said, she'd like to earn a master's
degree in guidance counseling
and educational leadership.
"I like to learn," she said.
Gwendolyn Brooks, a secretary
II bookkeeper at HMS, is equally
enthusiastic about her job.
Brookes was named School-
Related Employee of the Year.
"I feel wonderful," she said.
"This is an honor."
Brooks has worked for the
Gadsden County School Board
for "31.95 years," she said, rising
,in position from paraprofessional
to data entry clerk to secretary II
bookkeeper.
She worked as a
paraprofessional in the classroom
- they used to be called teacher's
aides in 1972 at Stewart Street
Elementary.
She's been in her current
position for six years.
"I like dealing with people
mostly I'm a people person," she
said. "I like trying to make
everything run smoothly for
people purchase orders,
budgeting for the school, typing,


doing mail, greeting parents and
students it is a full day and it
keeps me busy and I love that. I
like to be busy it keeps me
energized. 1 love what I do."
Brooks was named School-
Related Employee of the Year
twice before.


Brooks is married to David
Allen Bradwell, and has three
children: Tavettia, Keith,
Messana, and five stepchildren:
Cori, David Jr., Kelli, Cheyenne
and Jermaine as well as 12
grandchildren.
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Code enforcement now a priority


Do you have an old car in County. Sheriff Morris A.
your back yard that you never Young has sworn in the
got around to fixing? Have you Gadsden County Code
accumulated junk trash or unus- Enforcement Officer giving him
able items in your yard that authority to enforce the ordi-
takes away from the beautifica- nances of Gadsden County. The
tion of our county? Do you own Ordinance governing Junked or
a vacant lot and have allowed Abandoned Automobiles and
the grass to grow up several feet Other Junk is outlined in
and others have used it a \a Gadsden County Code of
dumping ground for unwanted dOrdinances Chapter 70 Article
items? Do you have containers, II, Sec. 71 75.
buckets, old tires or etc. in your It includes that the accumu-
yard that will hold water and lation of junk constitutes a men-
provide a place for mosquitoes ace to the public health, safety
to breed? and welfare of the people and


It is time to clean up our


mar and detract from the natural


beauty of the county.
This notice will run in the
paper each week for a month
starting on February 8, 2007
running through March 8, 2007.
A final notice will be posted the
following week. Once the final
notice is posted, Code
Enforcement Officer Marvin
Tribue along with the Sheriffs
Office will be giving you
notices.
If you do not comply, you
will be given a citation and will
have to appear before the Judge
in court and a fine may be
assessed.


Quincy Police Department arrests


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Jan. 28: Horace A. Payne,
theft/shoplifting, VOP; Vickie
D. Smith, theft/shoplifting;
Alecia N. Andrews,
warrant/FTA-PWBC
Jan. 29:' Raul Mora,
theft/shoplifting; Luis Alvarez-
Fernandez, no valid DL


Jan. 30: Kenneth B. Daniels,
warrant/VOP-possession of
cocaine
Jan. 31: Kenneth Sweet,
felony criminal mischief, pos-
session of burglary tools and
trepass after warning
Feb. 01:'Shirley Williams,


simple battery; Janice Hughes,
simple battery
Radar assignments for Feb.
7-14
East/West King St, East
Jefferson St, N. Madison St, Pat
Thomas Blvd, Adams St
North/South


Gadsden County Sheriff's Office arrests


Pierce Wood, grand theft
auto; Mario Davis, FTA/sale of
:cocaine within 1000 ft. of public
'housing and possession of con-
trolled substance w/i to sell;
Tyrone Williams, possession of
"crack cocaine and sale of crack
cocaine; Bridgett Bryant,
PVOP/PWBC; Bethann Groves,
NVOP/PWBC; Leroy Watson,
,VOP/felony battery; Brandy

FWC reports

Lt. Harry Parker and Officer
,Mike Fish worked duck hunting
,activity on JanuaryA 24 and 26
hon Lake Seminole. Activity was
.lighter than usual due to low
duck numbers.. A Georgia man
was cited for taking ducks by
illegal methods; i.e., rallying.
On January 27, Investigator
Charlie Chafin and Officer Lane
Bentley arrested a Wakulla
County man for attempting to
take deer with a gun and light.
The location was near Road 13
in Liberty County. The subject
had a 30/30 lever action rifle
and shotgun in his possession.
A followA-_up check by Officer
Bentley revealed the individual
also had a domestic injunction
currently on file. Officer
Bentley did the paperwork for
the additional charge for pos-
sessing the firearms with the
injunction in effect.
Officers in Liberty and
Gadsden counties conducted
airplane flights on January 25
and 29. Three vehicle stops
were made, but no violations


Manuel, VOP/battery on LEO;
Kimberly Mathis, possession of
crack cocaine w/intent to sell
and sale of crack cocaine;
Zantavious Spencer, burglary
of dwelling; Terry McBride;
possession of crack cocaine
w/intent to sell and sale of crack
cocaine; Henry Brown, posses-
sion of crack cocaine; James
Stevens, possession of cocaine
w/intent to sell and sale of


cocaine within 1000 ft. of hous-
ipg project; Jose Castillo,
VOP/agg. assault with a deadly
weapon; Trimequilus Kelly,
VOP/battery and VOP/burglary
of dwelling; Kimberly Eutsay,
PWBC and obtaining
property/services by. PWBC;
Travis Collins, VOP/sale of
cocaine and possession of
cocaine


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EGHS names St. John principal as girls' coach


When the Lady Jaguars take
the floor Thursday night, they'll
be led by a woman well-versed in
basketball.
St. Johns Elementary
Principal Ida Walker has been
named interim coach of the girls'
basketball team while an investi-
gation of the preceding coach is
ongoing.
No stranger to the basketball
court, Walker was captain of the
Mississippi State University
women's basketball team for
three consecutive years. "I really
wasn't the go-to person or the
high scorer I was the leader, the


person who kept everybody
together," she said.
Basketball is a family affair at
the Walker household. Walker's
husband, Johnnie Walker, played
basketball at Shanks High School
and Chipola before playing at
Mississippi, where he met Ida.
The couple has two children,
Justin, 9, and Denisha, 11.
Walker's educational career
has advanced rapidly. After mov-
ing to Gadsden County 12 years
ago, she started out as a teacher at
Gadsden Elementary Magnet
School and was then promoted to
assistant principal. She's been


principal of St. Johns Elementary
for two years.
She also coaches 10-11 year-
olds at the Quincy Recreation
Center, and had served as assis-
tant coach for the East Gadsden
High School girls' basketball
teani earlier this year.
"I really love the game of bas-
ketball," she said. "I just felt like I
could take coaching at the Rec
Center to another level."
The change of coaches just
before the district tournament
didn't seem to rattle the team,
Walker said. "I guess because I
started off with them early in the


year as assistant coach, that made
the transition easier," she said.
Gadsden County
Superintendent of Schools
Reginald James said he's very
pleased to have Walker coaching


GREEN from Page 1


bad dreams and nightmares,"
she said.
Green's attorney, Clyde Taylor,
Jr. argued that the sisters had
plenty of time and opportunity to
report any abuse because social
workers visited the home at least'
once a month. And they were
around adults, including Green's
sister who works for the Florida
Department of Children and
families, with whom they could


confide.
Added to that, both girls told a
judge that they wanted to be
adopted by the Greens when they
were interviewed before the
adoptions were final.
Green, who testified in his own
behalf, said he didn't know why
the girls would make such
allegations and denied molesting
them. He-said he got along fine
with the girls and that the


discipline was the domain of Mrs.
Green. There was friction, he said,
between the 17-year-old and Mrs.
Green over curfews.
Taylor said the whole case
wasn't about girls suffering in
silence as Assistant State Attorney
John. Hutchins desrcibled them,
but more about one little girl
making up stories because she
couldn't get her way and dragging
her little sister into her plot.


the team.
"I believe her to be a very
well-organized person, passion-
ate about her work, and she is
bright," he said.
"She has a sports background -


she certainly has the background
to be a very good coach. I have
high expectations for the pro-
gram. Knowing her like I do, she
really has high expectations for it
too."


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County reassured about TB


by LESLIE ROBERTS
Times News Editor

The number of tuberculosis
cases in Gadsden County is rising,
a state health official said last
week, but hardly to epidemic pro-
portions.
Jim Cobb, chief of the state
Department of Health's Bureau of
Tuberculosis and Refugee Health,
spoke at East Gadsden High
School and at Havana Middle
School last week in an attempt to
reassure parents, teachers and stu-
dents that just because two TB
cases have been diagnosed at
EGHS, it's not likely an full-scale
outbreak will occur.
State DOH doctors, educators
and TB Bureau staff were on hand
for the meeting, as were local
Health Department officials.
Cobb, whose son once attend-
ed George W. Munroe Elementary
School, made it a priority to
explain the difference between
exposure to TB, infection and dis-
ease.
"I want for a brief moment to
let you step into our world and
understand what it is we do," he
told audience members.
"Exposure when you walked
inside this room (the EGHS cafe-
teria), you were exposed to other
people ... but you were also
exposed to germs. The key thing
to understand is TB is airborne ...
germs are everywhere. Sometimes
germs can take on the shape of a
germ virus. I used to joke about
daycaree disease' when my kids
were younger they'd.get sick, and
I'd know they brought it home
from daycare. TB sometimes can
strike other parts of the body, but
mostly it's in the lungs. This cafe-
teria it's a large space with huge
ceilings it would be difficult to
catch TB in here," Cobb said.
"When TB is spread between
people, most often it occurs in
closed, small, poorly-ventilated
areas. How often you're around
somebody that has been exposed
and has the disease determines
how likely you are to get it,
Generally, if you talk briefly to
someone or see them a little bit,
that's not enough time to transfer
the disease."
Next, Cobb went on to explain
the difference between exposure
and infection.
"When a person with TB
coughs, sneezes, talks, sings -
those germs go right in the air. The
majority go right to the ground,"
Cobb said. "The immune system -
it' keeps you healthy, especially
when you're exposed to colds, flu
and pneumonia. Antibodies are
your first line of defense. People
with HIV/AIDS, diabetes condi-
tions that bring down the immune
system, those conditions rob you
of that protection your body is
given from birth. The vast majori-
ty of people exposed to TB do not
become sick, do not become infec-
tious."
Cobb said people who have a


positive skin test for TB should see
their doctors and be mindful of the
disease's symptoms coughing,
weight loss, fever, fatigue and pos-
sibly coughing up blood.
Normally, doctors would then
order a chest x-ray for the person
and do lab tests'to confirm TB.
Treatment for TB is in the form
of a daily pill that someone diag-
nosed with the disease takes for
nine months.
"Don't think because you have
TB that means you're a threat to-
your wife, your husband or your
co-workers," Cobb said. "In a
small percent 10 percent or less -
bodies will break down, the per-
son will have the disease and will
release those germs into the air.
There will be people who see
them often enough to become
infected. "
Cobb also told audience mem-
bers there was no reason for panic.
"We take our jobs personally,"
he said. "I want you to remain
calm and confident that those of us
in public health will do everything
we can do to keep the population
safe."
Midway Mayor Deloris
Madison attended the meeting, as
did Quincy Mayor Sherrie Taylor.
Madison wanted to know how
long a person diagnosed with TB
is removed from their normal set-
ting school, work or other areas
in which the disease could be
passed.


"The doctor has to clear the
person to return to work or
school," Cobb said. "Often, that's
in just a matter of weeks. Usually,
about two weeks they'll do lab
tests and if they are negative at
two weeks, they'll let the patient
go back to work and school."
Cobb said there has been such
a low number of positive results at
EGHS that he doesn't think trans-
mission of the disease occurred
within the school.
A person exposed to TB is con-
sidered out of the woods if they
test negative for TB 10-12 weeks
after exposure.
The Gadsden County Health
Department plans to retest those
students tested shortly after the
first case was diagnosed to ensure
they have remained TB free.
Tuberculosis is not a disease
that's going away any time soon,
Cobb said.
He declined to give specific
infection rates for Gadsden
County, but did say "numbers con-
tinue to grow. We continue to
bring people together for testing,
in the' school and in the communi-
ty. If we tested 500 students in this
school, I would be very concerned
f more than 50 tested positive. We
are not anywhere close to that."
For more information about
TB, call 1-800-4TBINFO or the
Gadsden County Health
Department at 875-7223 ext. 410.


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38 years later, the flame burns strong for local couple


Blind date led to nearly four

decades of Valentines for Kilmers


by LESLIE ROBERTS
Times News Editor

This Valentine's Day, Bev
and Larry Kilmer are still crazy
after all these years for each
other.
The two met on a blind date
neither was sure they wanted to
go on.
He was a jet engine mechan-
ic for the U.S. Air Force sta-
tioned near Murfreesboro, Tn.;
,she was a "girl Friday" for a
finance company. Each had a
roommate trying to get them
together for a. date; 38 years
later, neither remembers\ which
movie they saw that night but
they still remember their first
glimpse of each other.
Was it love at first sight?
"It must have been," Larry
:said, "we got married after about
Three months."
Bev's roommate, Sarah, had
been trying to get her to go out
with Larry for a while. Bev said
no more than once.
Finally, she agreed to go to a
movie with him and dinner at
Shoney's afterward.
"When I opened the door and
saw him standing there, I knew.
I knew meeting him was a good
thing," Bev said.
Larry, who is, well, a man,
remembers it this way:
"I thought she was OK. Hey,
it was a blind date," he said.
Their dating had to be
worked around Larry's demand-


'When I opened
the door and saw
him standing there, I
knew. I knew meet-
ing him was a good
thing.'

Beverly Kilmer, on meeting
her husband some 38 years
ago


ing schedule he was on the
midnight shift at the airbase and
worked at a service station dur-
ing the day. It was 1968. They'd
spend time together in the after-
noons, and Larry often dozed off
on the sofa.
"I had to marry him to find
out what he was like awake,"
Bev joked.
The Pennsylvania native was
discharged from the Air Force
not long after they met, and he'd
already made up his mind about
what he wanted to do with his
future.
"When I got discharged from
the Air Force I told her I was
going to Pennsylvania to get a
job and then I was going to
marry her," he said. "She said I
wasn't leaving without her, and
the rest is history."
They married in
Pennsylvania March 15, 1969.
They made a few discoveries
about each other after the wed-


ding.
"I kept telling her she didn't
really know me ..." he said.
"What he was actually refer-
ring to is the fact that he had a
bit of a temper and some bad
language," Bev filled in.
"I was in the service," Larry
elaborated.
"Having kids calmed the lan-
guage thing," Bev noted.
An avid hunter, Larry told a
story about his first hunting trip
as a married man.
"I went out hunting, threw
down three rabbits on the back
porch, ate lunch and went back
out to hunt some more. When I
came back, the rabbits were still
on the porch," he said.
That's where they stayed for
some time.
"He said his mother always
cleaned his game. I suggested he
take the rabbits to her," Bev
said.
The two moved to Florida
from Tennessee, where their
second child was born, in 1970.
They have three children: a
daughter, 36, and two sons, 35
and 33.
Bev owned several salons in
Tallahassee and eventually
began and ran a salon owners'
association.
It was that that led her to a
career in politics, she said.
"You have to know that end
of it when you represent regulat-
ed people," she said. "The salon
owners' association went nation-
al and ended up in 39 states."
The two opened All-Tech
Southeast in 1988 in Quincy,
and 10 years later, Bev was
elected to the state House of


Bev and Larry Kilmer own and manage All Tech Southeast in
addition to maintaining a 38-year-old romance. (Photo by Leslie
Roberts)


Representatives and subsequent-
ly re-elected.
A Republican, Bev stepped
down from her position as state
representative in 2004 to run for
Congress against incumbent
Democrat Allen Boyd. She lost
the race, and resumed her work


as vice president of develop-
ment at All Tech Southeast.
During her career she's also
written 12 management and
business books and one chil-
dren's book.
The decision to enter the
world of politics was one she


discussed with Larry before-
hand.
"We'd never been political at
all. When I told him I was think-
ing about running for office, he
literally hyperventilated," she
recalled. "He said, 'I don't want
our private lives plastered all
over the papers.'"
One of the biggest hurdles for
the couple was the number of
functions Bev attended as a state
representative. Not fond of big
crowds or fancy parties, Larry
didn't particularly enjoy that
aspect of his wife's political
career.
But it was a hurdle they were
Sable to get over, with a little
humor and a lot of patience.
"We had both been in busi-
ness for years before she went
into politics, so it was really not
much more stressful than that,"
Larry said.
They tease each other; with
Bev learning early on what
Larry's limits were: When it
comes to food, it is just not
funny.
"We used to bring each other
breakfast in bed," Larry said.
"One April Fool's Day she
brought in a silver tray and lift-
ed the top under the lid was a
paper plate with eggs and bacon
drawn on it. That was the end of
that."
Still, he plans to send her 38
roses for their anniversary this
year, and they're both- pretty
happy with the way things have
turned out.
"The love is still there,"
Larry said.
"We love each other as much
as ever."


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by ALICE PU PONT
Times Editor

If you watch MTV it's more
likely than iot that you've seen the
reality series by Sean "P-Diddy"
Combs called "Making The
Band." Now it it's fourth season,
Combs scours the county looking
for young, new, fresh talent that he
can mold into a band.
Those selected, this year he's
looking for four, live together for
four months as he teaches them
everything they need to know
about the entertainment business.
The new talent is taught every-
thing that relates to the entertain-
ment business in a strictly con-
trolled environment. And all the
time, America is watching. If they
are successful after four months,
Combs signs them to a contract
and puts them on the road to fame
and fortune.
A young Quincy man has a
good chance at that fame and for-


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tune. Three months ago he was a
bag boy at Piggly-Wiggly but
Tuesday afternoon Julius "Didi-
Boo" Robinson left Quincy. He is
one of four people in the state of
Florida to get a shot at "Making
The Band."
"It was a tough competition.
There were 550 people there the
first day, then they narrowed it
down to 120, and then to 30 and
then to four," he said. The audi-
tions were held in Orlando on
January 26-27. Robinson sang the
hit tune "End of the Road" by
Boyz To Men. He also danced for
the panel of five judges. At 22, he
is no stranger to singing. In fact, he
began singing at the age of eight at
St. Mary's Missionary Baptist
Church where his father, Julius
"Pee-Wee" Robinson is the minis-
ter.
He found out about the com-
petition from Charles Gee, anoth-
er Quincy man who is Chief
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"I was in the studio working
on my first album when he went
on the internet and found out
about the audition ad he asked if I
wanted to go," Robinson said.
He was already a fan of
"'Making The Band" but never
dreamed that he would have the
opportunity. "I've always had con-
fidence in my singing and in my
talent. I was ready to keep work-
ing at it until I reached the top," he
said.
Other than his talent, Robinson
said he is taking the advice of his
father and mother, Asalene, with
him.
"They told me to keep God
first, stay humble, be respectful,
and keep my head up no matter
what happens. I'm going to do
that," he said.


by ALICE DU PONT
Times Editor

February is Heart Month and
lots of women throughout the
nation will be wearing red to bring
attention and awareness to
women's heart health issues.'
As part of the awareness pro-
gram, Tallahassee Memorial
Hospital will bring its 2007
Women Wearing Red to Fight
Heart Disease Luncheon &


Fashion Show to Quincy on
Friday, Feb. 16, from 11:30 a.m. to
1 p.m. at the Gadsden Arts Center.
Dr. Alma Littles, M.D. of
Quincy and the Senior Associate
Vice President for Academic
Affairs at' Florida State
University's College of Medicine
will be the guest speaker.
The Red Fashion Show will
feature local models Marie
Pouncey, of the Panhandle Area
Educational Consortium and


Gadsden County's Red Dress rep-
resentative to the TMH event, and
Quincy's Mayor Sherrie Taylor.
Both women, and others, will
model fashions from Isabella
Lincoln of Tallahassee.
Karen Kirksey, of TMH public
relations office, said the $20 tick-
ets are available at Tallahassee
Memorial Family Medicine at 178
LaSalle Leffall Drive and at the
Gadsden Arts Center, 13 N.
Madison Street.


Gretna hears park proposal


by LESLIE ROBERTS
Times News Editor

A site plan for the redesign of
Park Street Park got rave reviews
from Gretna City Commissioners
Tuesday night.
During the regular Gretna City
Commission meeting, Florida
A&M University architectural and
design students presented their
vision for the park, which has been
badly vandalized. City Attorney
Harold Knowles said that on one
trip with city and county commis-


sioners to inspect the park, dead
and dying dogs were found on the
baseball field, illustrating the need
for security fencing around the
facility and set times for the park
to be open to the public.
A FAMU design team Erika
Brown, Lendl Hodges, Jennifer
Jones, Ivan Pinate and Nicole
Taylor gave a slideshow and a
3D presentation of what the park
will look like when it's finished.
Corinissioners and audience
members alike were awed by the
transformation, which includes a
baseball field and supporting facil-
ities, play areas for children, a fit-
ness trail, a pavilion and area
around it for people to assemble
and entry and security features.
Team members plan to add a
playground with ample play
equipment for children under 1 to
5, another for children 2-5 and
another another for children 5-12,
all with surfacing that is unlikely
to harm a child who falls from
playground equipment and
acconunodations for adult super-
vision.
Adult areas of the park will
include a picnic area with an out-
door grill in close proximity to the
playgrounds and an open field for
convenient supervision.
The students also plan to add a
fitness trail with trail exercise
equipment.
"We're looking at a natural fit-
ness trail as opposed to a track,"
Brown said.
The fitness trail will be around
.18 miles along the park's perime-
ter, with seven to 12 fitness equip-
ment stations along the way.
The site plan calls for a large
pavilion to be situated on the exist-
ing tennis court, with bathrooms
adjacent and several outdoor grills
available for use.
"We think it would be a good
idea to have local kids do murals
on the outer restroom walls,"
Brown said.
A "Park Street Park" sign


would welcome visitors to the
park, and security fences with
solar lighting throughout the park
would be added as safety meas-
ures. The team also suggests the
use of security cameras.
FAMU Professor Craig
.Huffman thanks council members
for letting students create the
design and gain some hands-on
experience in the field in which
they are studying.
"This is a project that's for real
people with real needs and a real
budget," Huffman said. "To give
students a chance to use their pro-
fessional skills is invaluable."
Commissioners approved the
site plan unanimously.
In other matters, Gadsden
County native Greg Thompson
presented the council with a
$5,000 check for replacement of
street signs that have been vandal-
ized or stolen.
"He's from one of the pioneer
families of Gretna," Knowles
'hoted. Thompson said he was
happy to have the opportunity to
make the contribution, and that he
hoped to return to Gretna to live
some day.
"1 am very humbled to be here
and very humbled to be able to
give this to the City of Gretna,"
Thompson said. "Gretna raised
me from the tobacco fields to the
Thompson store on the corner, I
think everybody had permission to
whip me. I'm hoping to move back
to Gretna and contribute more to
the City of Gretna you all are
doing great things."
In other business Tuesday,
commissioners approved accept-
ance of a $1,000 grant from the
Florida Department of Law
Enforcement that will enable the.
city's police department to buy
three,. 12-gauge shotguns.
Police Chief Brian Bess said all
officers ,had received firearms
training in the law enforcement
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Midway debate leads to exits by council members


Board continues to tangle


over status of

by LESLIE ROBERTS
Times News Editor

And then there were three.
At the Feb. 1 Midway City
Council meeting, it took council
members 35 minutes to approve
the minutes of the Jan. 4 meeting.
At issue? City Manager Paul
Piller's Jan. 4 offer to resign if the
council wanted him to, and no
subsequent action taken that night
by the council.
But before the end of the meet-
ing, which lasted until 10:15 p.m.,
three council members had
walked out.
"The minutes, to me, the way
they are we could not have a clo-
sure," said Mayor Pro Tem Ella
Barber.
Councilman Chuck Willis said
in his opinion, there was no need
to vote on the matter Piller's res-
ignation was a done deal.
"We don't need to vote on his
resigning. He offered to resign,
and he don't even have a con-
tract," Willis said.
Although Piller's contract
expired in June, the council has
kept him on a month-to-month
basis since then.
Mayor Delores Madison said
debates like the one that took
place at the start of the Feb. 1
meeting kept the council from
being able to conduct business
and those'attending the meeting
from hearing about issues that
directly affect them.
"Citizens, we have an agenda


city manager

up here that effects you all. We
don't want to spend three hours on
this one item ... what do we want
to do, vote on this to bring some
closure or do we not?"
In the end, they decided to vote
on whether to accept the resigna-
tion Piller offered in January.
"Paul Piller has been here
'three, four years. He has made
somd mistakes ... but overall, I
think he's doing a good job,"
Councilman James Hinson said.
"I've had some citizens tell me
they want to keep him on. To be
honest with you, not one citizen
has called me with a complaint
about Mr. Piller."
Councilwoman Mae Cato was
excused from the meeting due to
illness, leaving sik council mem-
bers to vote.
Council members, Willis,
Patrick Johnson and Ella Barber
voted to accept the resignation;
Madison, councilman Hinson and
Councilwoman Ella Dickey voted
against accepting it. The motion
died because of the tie vote, which
angered Willis.
"He don't have that tight, to
talk to me like that, the way he's
talked to me," Willis said. "You
do not disrespect me or talk to me
any way you want. I don't care if I
have to take this to the NAACP or
whatever."
At 7:35 p.m. 'the council
approved the minutes from the
SJan. 4 council meeting; when the
roll call was taken for approval of
a Jan. 10 special City Council


meeting, Willis refused to vote,
stood up and walked out of City
Hall.
At 7:45 p.m., the council voted
to adopt the evening's agenda.
Council members did eventu-
ally get around to voting on sever-
al business items on the agenda,
but they had to call Cato to make
a quorum to vote on some issues
after Johnson walked out of the
meeting and Barber followed suit.
I On Feb. 1, council members
also:
> Approved on second read-
ing and public hearing an ordi-
nance amendment providing for
small-scale land-use amendment
on around 20 acres of land owned
by Thompson changing it from
agricultural to residential.
> Approved on second read-
ing and public hearing an identi-
cal amendment changing around
20 acres of land owned by Jimes
Thompson from agricultural to
residential.
> Approved on second read-
ing and public hearing a small-
scale land use amendment on 20
acres of land owned by Thomas
Larson from agricultural to resi-
dential.
> Approved a similar amend-
ment on second reading changing
20 acres of land owned by Coastal
Forest Resources Company from
agricultural to residential.
) Approved a resolution pro-
claiming the week of Feb. 11-17
as Hazardous Weather Awareness
Week.
> Approved applying for a
Community Block Development
Grant.
> Gave preliminary plat
approval for Holly Branch
Subdivision.


Midway residents file petition


for removal of commissioner


by LESLIE ROBERTS
Times News Editor

A group otf a ound I10 Nljdidv.s residentss has
filed a petition \ th the Gadsden Counts
Super isoi of Election's office asking that
Nlidd\\a Councilman Chuck Willis be removed
fiom his position.
Nlidan\ iesident Shaion Polite said she and
others \\ho signed the pettion are tired of the
constant bickering at Mid\way C it Council
meetings. and tired of Willis' contribution to
ongoing disputes.
"It's a lot of us that ha\e voiced out opinion,"
Polite said. "A lot ol us \%ho won't come back
because of the %\a (council members) act. With
his (\Vills' attitude and e\en his demeanor, it's
so obvious People ate tired. We hate ne\ei seen
a councilman act against the cita he represents."
Under Floiida statute, an\ member of the
governing bod) of a municipality or charter
county can be removed from office by the elec-
tors of the municipality. Only electors from the
district represented by a council member are eli-
gible to sign and are entitled to \ ote in the recall
election.
When council members are elected at large.
as in Midway, all electors within the cit are elh-
gible to sign the petition and vote in the recall
election. In a city like Midway, w which has more
than 500 registered voters but less than 2,000,
the petition has to be signed by at least 100 elec-
tors or 10 percent of the total number of regis-
tered electors, whichever is greater.,
Grounds for removal include malfeasance,
misfeasance, neglect of duty, drunkenness,
incompetence, permanent inability to perform
official duties and conviction of a felony involv-
ing moral turpitude.


The petition filed a;lang tfor the recall of
Willis reads as follow. s-
"We the citizen of Nlid"v.a' would d like to do
a recall.'reino\al of Councilman Charles
"Chuck" Willis. Based on these i sues: I l We
find his conduct does not represent the citizens
of NMid\..a. I 2 He is incompetent in filling his
role as a council member. He has been a council-
man since Decembei. 199 ise ien \earsi and
still lacks the knowledge ot hov, to speak cor-
ieiel\ to the citizens and conduct hinmelf order-
1\ at council meetings. At the Dec. 7 council
meeting, he stated: 'I don't kno% \ \hat I'm doing'
- Gadsden Countm Times. Dec. 14 edition. 131 He
has attended se\eial meetings under the influ-
ence of ilcoholidrugs. 141 He has been %ery
instrumental in spreading ill runlots about city
staft members and cit council members. 151 His
connients at council meetings indicate that he
sho\ s prejudice toward ne\ residents and the
city manager. 1 1 He cannot lead a simple finan-
cial statement. 71 Seeiral comments he has
made at council meetings indicate he is clearly'
Violating the Sunshine La\.."
Willis could not be reached for comment
Tuesday Twice in recent months. he has abrupt-
ly walkedd out of Cit\ Council meetings.
More often than not. MNhd\a% Cit\ Council
meetings drag on for hours \ while members bick-
er about a \ide range of topics approval of
minutes fiom the last meeting. approval of the
agenda and council member, mayoral and city
manager authority .
"The' need to haje a %%oikshop to hon these
things out," Polite said.
"These are things that need to be stopped ...
something is not right, something is not kosher.
You don't get up and walk out of a meeting ... the
citizens are tired. They are tired.'


CANNON

from Page 1


unsuspecting Wilson came out-
side to sit in his back yard to
enjoy a cigar and a beer.
Once he shot Wilson, Powell
said he took his wallet containing
$40 and credit cards to Cannon.
"She told me to shut up about it,"
Powell said.
Cannon and her family cried
and hugged each other after the
verdict was read. Her mother
said she would raise her
daughter's children.


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It wasn't the prettiest Super Bowl pared, despite the opening kick-off, to
but Tony Dungy's Colts were well pre- pull out the victory.


Peton Manning was the games
MVP mostly won by the wa, he han-
dled the ball in the sloppy conditions.
The whole team should probably
had got the MVP trophy as the offen-
sie line. the runners, the receives,
and the whole defense had big parts in
the win.
It was good to see Dung get the
win, showing that ruce guys can finish
first.
WEST GADSDEN, EAST
GADSDEN HOST REGIONALS
THURSDAY
Tonight (Thursday) both the West
Gadsden and the East Gadsden girls
basketball teams' will host first round
regional basketball games.
West Gadsden will host
Blountstown and East Gadsden will
host Pensacola High.
A win will put both in the second


round next Tuesday night.
West Gadsden would host the w in-.
ner of the Ponce De Leon-Freeport
game and East Gadsden would host
the Andrew Jackson-Santa Fe winner.
Last year the Pensacola team
knocked out East Gadsden in the
region finals.
SIGNING DAY
Wednesday was. national signing
day as high school seniors inkel'their
football scholarships with the colleges
they will attend.
Florida looks to have lined up the
nations top recruiting class. Who
knows how things turn out in four
years though.
Locally, East Gadsden's Micah
Brown signed with Delaware State and
the Jaguar's may have had a second


signee.
That was


to be announced at the


signing day program held in the
school's Media Center Wednesday.
PANTHERS, JAGUARS STILL
IN DISTRICT HUNT
At press time Wednesday both the
West Gadsden and East Gadsden boy's
basketball teams were in the hunt for
district crowns.
West Gadsden defeated
Wewahitchka in first round action of
the District --2A tournament and will
meet Port St. Joe in the finals Saturday
night in Wewa.
East Gadsden ,was to meet
Rickards in the 2-4A semi-finals with
the winner advancing to Saturday
night to meet the Bay-Arnold winner.
The finals will be held at the East
Gadsden Gym.
Munroe lost to FAMU Tuesday
night in overtime and was eliminated
from the play-offs.


EGHS downs Panthers to end regular season


Before a packed house the
East Gadsden Jaguars defeated
West Gadsden in the final regu-
lar season basketball game
played in the West Gadsden
Gym Saturday night.
East Gadsden, who is top
seed in this week's District 2-4A
tournament being played at the
Midway school this week,
pulled away from a 29-24 half-
time lead and went on to win


54-38 in the Saturday night
game.
Sam McLaurin got his
customary double-double in the
game. McLaurin a 6'7' junior
hit 14 points and ripped off 15
rebounds and got inside help
from Rashard McGill who
scored 9 with 13 boards. Earl
Thomas hit 10 for the Jaguars.
John Battles scored 13 for
the Panthers who ended their


regular season with a 14-9
mark.
East Gadsden's regular
season record is 22-3. Earlier in
the week they defeated Madison
Co. in a road game 62-39.
McGill and Patrick Smith
hit 11 points each to top the
Jaguar's in that contest and
Darius Jackson hit 10. The
Jaguars controlled the boards
with S. McLaurin and McGill


snatching off 14 each, and
Patrick Smith and Adontay get-
ting 10 each.
West Gadsden will play in
the District 4-A tournament in
Wewahitchka this week while
East Gadsden hosts the 2-4A
tournament.
The West Gadsden team
will play in a new gym next
year when the new school in
Greensboro is completed.


Cats close with wins; Panthers advance


Munroe defeated Grace
Christian and Atlantis Academy
in home games Thursday and
Fnday to close their regular sea-
son with a 10-8 record.
Grace fell to the Bobcats 44-
35 Thursday night. A tough
Munroe defense and a 13 point
game from Clay White keyed
the win. John Dooner had 9
points, Ben Young 8, and Jason
Cook 7 points and 7 rebounds.
- Friday night the Bobcats
clawed Atlantis 70-28 with
Dooner hammering in 26 points.


White and Young scored 13
each. In all 9 players scored for
Munroe as they ended the regu-
lar season with a 10-&iark.
The Bobcats host the 3-1A
tournament this week.
Fourth seed Wewahitchka
played right with first seed West
Gadsden in the District 4-2A
boy's basketball tournament
Tuesday night. But a strong
inside game and.superior depth
did the host Gators in and the
Panthers went on to win the
opening round game 75-51 to


advance to Saturday nights
finals.
West Gadsden broke.away.
from a 21-18 first quarter lead to
move it to a 36-27 halftime mar-
gin. A big third quarter allowed
to Panthers to push it to 57-34
and they coasted on to the win.
Four West Gadsden players
scored in double figures with
Jesse Winbush leading the way
with 19 points. Ricardo Marlow
added 14, Larry Jackson 11, and
John Battles 10. Jackson also
had 10 rebounds in the contest.


"Wewa came out and really
played hard." Panther coach
Tony Davis commented. "I
thought our depth got to them
and helped us pick up a quality
win," "We have to focus on St.
Joe Saturday night and get 'the
district championship."East
Gadsden defeated the Sharks
twice during the regular season
both times by 6 points.
"We know it's going to be a
very competitive game." Davis
added.


Seminole Ramlins


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Tournament 2nd stop ig now
-ver and is history. Maybeso a
good tournament, but we think
maybeso one of the worst. As
weather is concerned you will
ave to say this was the worst
Ome has ever fished when you
get fishermen that had to adapt
and change their fishen each day.


On day 2 it rained 2 inches of
water & the sun has not shown
itself in near one week.
The Co-Angler was Brad
Peckrom from Henderson, NC
with a Big Fish 6.8 in his sack'
won a brand new fully equipped
Ranger Bass Boat. He had just
bought one on the way to this
tournament, well he has his old


Sboat the Ranger he bought & a
new one he won. He took his
fish Flippin & with Rattle Traps.
A real nice fisherman.
The Pro Fisherman who has
lead most from the start, Greg
Pugh, who weighed in a total of
58 lbs. for the entire tournament.
I was proud of him as I sat by his
wife at the weigh-in, with her


and her 3 boys like doorsteps.
The checks that were paid out at
this tournament was in access of
$275,000 &,the enact on the
economy is amazing;
Some boats used more but the
average boats used $50.00 of gas
per day, besides the food &
motel rooms rented. Very
goodun I would say.


ond base before sliding in safely in the first inning of the
Jaguars' season opener Tuesday.
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Jags open baseball season

with win over Aucilla


Randell Estelle felt just fine
after seeing his East Gadsden
baseball team open their season
with a 7-0 win over Aucilla
Tuesday afternoon.
Estelle got a combined shut-
out pitched in a 7-0 win over
Aucilla in the opening game of
the Joe Ferolito Pre-Season
Classic played at Corry Field.
Julis McGlockton and
Austin Mahon combined for the
shut-out with McGlockton
pitching the first four innings
allowing only 1 hit and Mahon
finishing up with 4 strike-outs
in his 3 innings of work.
Mahon, Montez Fryson, and
Cedric Atkins each drove in a
pair of runs for the Jaguars.


"It was a nice way to start the
season." Estelle said. "I felt we
play well fundamentally as we
made only one error." "Both
McGlockton and Mahon
pitched well and we got key hits
we needed."
The Classic will continue the
rest of the week at Cony field.
Wednesday, Wakulla played
Sneads and Altha played
Jefferson County.
Thursday, Aucilla will play
Wewahitchka at 4 pm followed
by a 7 pm game between
Sneads and Jefferson County.
Friday, the Classic concludes
when Wakulla plays Wewa at 4
pm and East Gadsden meets
Altha at 7 pm.


Slayer of the Week

last Gadsden lligh School


RASHARD MCGILL
Rashard ripped off a total of 27
rebounds in the Jaguars' two wins
last week.



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1E4efro tet- uny lrd 25


.layer of the Week

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TYESHIA BATTLES
The sharp shooting guard piled up
72 points in two games, leading the
Lady Panthers to the 2A district
championship.




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c r e d t un i o n


Girls' teams earn home berth


for first round of playoffs


The singer Meat Loaf
had a hit withTwo out of
Three Ain Bad back in the
late 70's and that's what
Gadsden County girls bas-
ketball is singing after this
past week.
Both East and West
Gadsden won their district
tournaments and earned the
right to host a first round
playoff game on Thursday.
Munroe, on the other hand,
bowed out in semifinals to
host Aucilla Christian and
saw their season end.
West Gadsden rode the
53 point performance of
Tyesha Battles to an easy 76-
27 win over Liberty County
in semifinal action last
Tuesday night. Jasmine
Charleston had a double-
double to help the Panthers
scoring 11 points and pulling
down 15 rebounds. On
Saturday night Coach Don


White and his den had to
work a little harder as they
led by only 3 over host Port
St. Joe going into the fourth
quarter. The team went on to
win 50-42. Charleston,
.Krinisha Ash, and Bridae
White combined for a stag-
gering 35 rebounds. Battles
scored 19 points and Kayla
Streeter added 16 for the
Panthers. The 15-12 team
will host Blountstown, run-
ners up in their district, in
regional quarterfinals at 7:00
Thursday night.
East Gadsden had a
surprisingly easy night over
Godby winning big with a
final score of 73-47 to take
the Class 4A District 2
crown. East Gadsden
exploded for 22 points in the
second quarter to lead 38-16
at the half.
Four Jaguar players fin-
ished with double figures in


scoring. Jasmine Grice and
Traci Lewis each scored 14
points.
Dytesha Francis was not
far behind with 13 points and
Chelea McMillan added ten.
The team will host Pensacola
High School (20-5) on
Thursday night at 7:00.
The Munroe Lady Cats
lost in semifinal action of the
Class A District 3 tourna-
ment, losing to tournament
host, Aucilla Christian, for
the third time this season.
Despite the 47-23 loss, first
time coach Maria Akins was
pleased with her team's
defensive effort. "We had
close to 18 steals, but we
could do anything with our
offense." Akins said. We
could put the ball in the
hole. 1 was really happy with
our defense, however." The
Lady Cats finished their sea-
son at 10-12.


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The Gadsden County Times February8, 2007 11


Company donates tractor


Commission Chairman Brenda Holt sits on a "Challenger"
tractor recently donated to the county by Ring Power Company
which has opened in Midway. The tractor is worth approxi-
mately $12,000 and will be used for upkeep in the county's
neighborhood parks. Holt said the gift is an example of how
companies ought to give back to the communities in which they
operate. She also praised the company for hiring local people.
With her are (left) commissioner Doug Croley and (right)
Edward Dixon. (Photo by Alice DuPont)



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Faculty Spotlight .
"Students come into my'
office seeking help in Spanish",

said Dr. Nelson Madera, a
full-time Spanish professor :'.
at Tallahassee Community- :
College. "It is wonderfulto
hear from former students ;,I'
when they call or dropin.,
and rewarding to hear their success stories. It :.vi. -t
humbling experience when they thank me for their :
accomplishments. I know then that I am dojgQ.go .lo
and I thank God for His gift to me." '

Dr. Madera has been teaching Spanish sice; .4
1999. Originally from Cuba, he has been fhe United :
States for 45 years and was transferred ~tiTallhassee -
in 1973 from New York while employed by !. M.

In 1985 Madera decided to go back to school for his
master's degree and teaching certificate. He also
received his PhD from Florida State in '92. He then
spent 11 years teaching at FAMU High Sch6ol during
the day and was an adjunct instructor at Floric. A&M -
University in the evening. Madera went on t teach the
International Baccalaureate program at Rickarj High
School before arriving at TCC.

As part of his duties at the College, Madera takes a group
to Spain every other summer a program in wtih :
students earn credit and are able to experience another


TCC in Peru
Tallahassee Commurity College
President Bill Law invites.you tbjoin
him on an 18-day trip of a lifetime
to Peru. This tour will be led by
Betty Jensen, TCC counselor and
international student advisor, and a
native of Peru. Everyone is invited
to come experience the diverse
culture, coastal deserts, farming
oasis, quaint villages, the Amazon
basin, andthe tall Andes Mountains
where the mystery and intrigue of.
the ancient Inca Empire still lies. .
Cost forte trip is $2,700 and.
spaces are filling up fast. Ca l ettyjI
today at (850) 201-8457 or e-mail
her at jensenb@lcc.fl.edu for more
information or to reserve yourtspot,

FREE Construction
Skills Training
TCC and Workforce Plus are offering
construction skills training classes .
free of charge, as part of the Florida. :.
reBuilds Initiative,.in the areas :: O
masonry, plumbing, iesjdential ,
electrical, and HVAC. Classes will I
be held at TCC and at the Gadsder:
Technical Institute. Reserve your
seat now by calling (850) 922-0023..


February Community and Continuing Education
Courses at TCC's Quincy House


FREE! GED Prep Classes
Every Monday and Wednesday, 6 9 p.m.

Driver's Safety Program
There will be an AARP Driver's Safety
Program March 6 & 7 at TCC's Quincy House.
The program will run from 8:30 a.m. 12:30
p.m. both days. The fee for the course is $10.
For more information, contact Ed Puletz at
(850)893-2060.


Early Childhood Education
Monday
February 12 26
6 -9 p.m., $25


Communication Skills
Wednesday
February 7
8:30 a.m. 12:30 p.m., $65
Windows File Management
Monday
February 12
1:30 4:30 p.m., $29
Personal Computing Essentials
Monday
February 12
8:30 a.m. 12:30 p.m., $59
Word I
Tuesday -Thursday
February 13 15
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Customer Service
Wednesday
February 14
8:30 a.m. 12:30 p.m., $65
E-mail Basics
Monday
February 19
1 -4 p.m., $29
Internet Fundamentals
Monday
February 19
9 a.m. Noon, $29
Leadership Skills
Wednesday
February 21
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Office 2007:
What's Different
Friday
SFebruary 23
9 a.m.- 4 p.m., $89
Vista Operating System
Overview: Home Users
Monday
February 26
9 a.m. Noon, $49

Effective Time
Management
Wednesday
February 28
8:30 a.m. 12:30 p.m., $65


culture and immerse themselves in the native language. Cynthia Nunez :3u a.m.- I,:Ju p.m., $l1O o:3u a.m.- i :u p.i., $b
However,'according to the professor, it is his daily routine Artwork on Display
of teaching in the classroom that keeps him going.., Artist Cynthia Nunez's "NewWork FSU Advising Day at TCC

Myavorite part of this ob is just coming in every day exhibit will be display in the On Wednesday, February 14, Florida State advisors, honors-in-the-major, and admission staff
"yand interacting wth not only my students but all of y TCC Fine Art Gallery February 15 will be on the campus of TCC to answer all questions about course pre-requisites, admissions
and intworkeracting w ith not only my studera nts, butall of m March 29. There will be a public requirements, and all aspects of completing an education at FSU. Advisors
co-workers as well," said Madera. "T. is an etcellerit reception on Thursday, February will be set up in the TCC Student Union Ballroom from 10 a.m. 3 p.m.
place to work and everyone here has a great rapport withl 15 from 6:30 8 p.m. and the .. Students can schedule an appointment by visiting the TCC Student
each other. And when It comes to the students, knowlpg';;. artist will be present on Saturday, Success Center on the second floor of the Student Union, or by
that I'm helping somebody gives me a good feeling. February 17, from 7 8 p.m. calling (850) 201-8440. Walk-ins are welcome! All students are
asked to please bring a copy of their transcripts to the appointment.


February Community and Continuing
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George W. Munroe Elementary School...







Rallies in the face of the FCAT


by LESLIE ROBERTS
Tithes News Editor


Dr. Aretha Virgil took the stage
at George W. Munroe
Elementary Monday morning,
ready to stir things up.
"Are you George W. Munroe
students?" she called out to a
group of fourth-graders.
"Yeah!" they yelled back.
"And at George W. Munroe, we
know who we
are and when I
walk onto the
stage, you know
what to do: Eyes
are watching,
ears are listen-
ing, hands and
feet are still,"
Virgil, an assis-
tant principal at
the school,
instructed. "This
is your day.
Tomorrow, you George
will prove who Elementary Pr
you are." Cunningham
"Tomorrow" was grader DaQua
Feb. 6, a day ing an FCAT ]
cloaked in sus- his Picasso A'
pense and a tinge earned for "ou
of dread for creativity" i
fourth-graders (Photo by L
preparing to take
the "Florida Writes" portion of
the Florida Comprehensive
Assessment Test and their par-
ents and teachers.
But by Monday, the bulk of the
hard work was over: weeks of
preparation and coaching were
about to be put to the test, liter-
ally.
Virgil called out a boot-camp
type song for students to repeat:
"George W. Munroe
Is the best,
We are the best,
We know it,


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We taste it,
We live it.
We are going to strut our stuff,
strut our stuff,
strut our stuff,
We are going to strut our stuff,
let everybody in this county
know who we are."
The FCAT can lead to some
anxiety among students, teach-
ers and parents as it is used to
measure a stu-
dent's progres-
sion in writing
skills as well as
teachers' per-
formance.
Virgil urged
fourth-graders
not to let worries
about the test get
in the way of
what they know.
"Remember that
Toni Braxton
Munroe song 'Let it
ncipal Ethelyn Flow?' This year,
iks to fourth- you're going to
Woodard dur- let it flow. You're
p Rally about just telling your
rd., which he brain you want it
standing use of to flow all the
his writing. way down to
lie Roberts) your hands."
Teachers gave
out several awards to students
who'd mastered certain writing
skills: the Architect Award, for
elaborate statements; the Hot
Rod Award, for "red hot
details"; the Gourmet Chef
Award, for spicy verb use; the
Mark Twain Award, for nan'a-
tive writing; the Engineer
Award, for best at convention;
the Flying High Award, for
those most improved; the Super


See FCAT-on Page B 9


Dr. Aretha Virgil, assistant principal at George W. Munroe Elementary, encourages fourth-
graders to do their best on the "Florida Writes" portion of the Florida Comprehensive
Assessment test earlier this week. (Photo by Leslie Roberts)


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Obituaries


Church news


Amos M. Glisson

Amos M. "Mort" Glisson, 47 of
Aberdeen, WA died Thursday,
:February 1, 2007 in Aberdeen,
:WA. Funeral services are 11
a.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, at the
First Baptist Church in Quincy
with burial in Hillcrest
Cemetery. Charles McClellan
Funeral Home has charge of
:arrangements.
SHe is survived by his parents,
Amos and Jean Glisson of Bull
Head City, AZ; 2 sisters, Vicki
(Dan) Reynolds of Brea, CA.
and Donna Jean (Steve) Macke
:of Fullerton, CA; nieces and
,nephews.

Charles
McClellan
Funeral Home

Rudolph M. Hinson, Jr.

Rudolph M. Hinson, Jr, 80 of
Quincy, died Thursday, Feb. 1,
2007.
.Funeral services were Tuesday,
February 6 at the First
Presbyterian Church in Quincy
with Rev. Ralph McCaskill offici-
ating. Burial was at the First
United Methodist Church
:Cemetery in Cottondale.
Visitation was Monday, Feb. 5, at
.Charles McClellan Funeral
Home, who had. charge of
arrangements.
He retired in 1989 as transporta-
tion director for Higdon Grocery
Co. in Quincy and was previously
director for Ryan/Leigh Furniture
in Marianna.
He is survived by three sons,
Claude M. Hinson of Tallahassee;
Robert E. (Beverly) Hinson of
Marianna; and Rudolph M.
"Rudy" (Ella) Hinson III of
Tallahassee; and six grandchil-
dren.
He was preceded in death by his
wife of 58 years, Earline
McCroanHinson.
Memorial contributions may be
madeto Covenant Hospice, 1545
Raymond Diehl Rd. Tallahassee,
FL. 32308

Charles
McClellan
Funeral Home

;Dona Curry

SDona Curry, 40, of Havana
:died Thursday, January 25, 2007
:in Tallahassee. Funeral service
:was Saturday, Feb. 3, 2007 at
Pilgrim Rest MB Church with
'burial at Piney Grove Church
:Cemetery. Ivey Funeral Home
:had charge of arrangements.


CChrch


news

Mount Zion Black
History Program

The Mount Zion Freewill Baptist
Church, Rev. John W. Rumlin, Sr.,
'Pastor, cordially invites you to
share in our Black History
Program..."The Souls of Black
Folk" on February 25th, 2007 at
:3:00 PM. The speaker for the
hour will be Dr. Ossefield
Anderson, a professor at Florida
A&M University. Dr. Anderson is
:a very bold, knowledgeable and
powerful speaker on the history
and present status of our people.
Come out and share with us and
'hear hymns from the past and a
great orator as the spirit of the
Holy Ghost fills our souls. We
look forward to seeing you in this
exciting and spirit filled program.

Springfield AME
Founder's Day


Celebration

Springfield AME Church will
host the Founder's Day
Celebration for the Marianna
District on the 2nd Sunday in
February at 3 p.m. CST. Please
come and join us as we give prais-
es unto our Lord. The church is
located at 695 MLK Blvd. in
Gretna.


Shellie Hankins

Shellie Hankins of Quincy,
died on Tuesday, January 30,
2007 in Quincy. Funeral servic-
es are 1 p.m. Saturday, February
10, at Antioch MB Church with
burial in Sunnyvale Cemetry.
Visitation is Friday, Feb. 9 from
3 to 8 p.m. Bradwell Mortuary
has charge of arrangements.


Thelma Whitely

Thelma Todd Whitley, 88 of
New Port Richey, died Saturday,
February 3, 2007, at home. She
moved to New Port Richey
seven years
ago from St.
Petersburg
where she -
was a mem-
ber of the
Pasadena
B a p t i s t. :
Church and.
was district sales manager at
Sears and Roebuck. She was
bor in Quincy.
She is survived by a daughter,
Judy Vogt of New Port Richey;
a brother, Olin Todd of St.
Petersburg; two sisters,
Imogene Chatham of Vero
Beach, and Genelle Evans of
Jacksonville; two grandchildren
and three great-grandchildren.
There is a memorial service
Thursday, Feb. 8 at St. Stephen's
Episcopal Church in New Port
Richey. Prevatt Funeral Home
has charge of arrangements.


SPrevatt Funeral

Home

Leola Pennick

Leola Pennick, 76, of Havana,
died February 2, 2007, in
Havana.'
Funeral servicesat.e 1 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 10, at St. Joseph
MB Church with burial at Mt.
Calvary Church Cemetery.
Visitation is 2 to 7 p.m. Friday,
Feb. 9. Ivey Funeral Home has
charge of arrangements.



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news


Spiritual Starlettes cel-
ebrate 25th Anniversay

The Spiritual Starlettes will be
celebrating their 25th
Anniversary Feb. 19-25. It will
commence with a week of
preaching and singing Monday -
Friday, Feb. 19-23 at New Zion
AME Church in the Shiloh com-
munity, in Quincy at 7 p.m.
nightly. The following preachers
will be in charge:
Monday night, Rev. Willie
Hagan and the Riles Family;
Tuesday night, Minister Vema
Lee and. the Walker Brothers
Wednesday night, Rev. James
Harvey and the Holy Light
Baptist Church Thursday night,
Rev. Dorothy Lee and the Prayer
Warriors Church Friday night,
Rev. Darrell Britt and the New
Galilee MB Church of Marianna
On Saturday night Feb. 24 at 7
p.m. and Sunday afternoon, Feb.
25 at 3 p.m, the anniversary will
. conclude at Salem AME Church
in Greensboro with musical pro-
grams featuring The Spiritual
Voices of Ft. Myers, the New
NAGP Choir of St. Petersburg,
Dot Brown and the Gospel
Intrepreters of Quincy, Rockhill
Male Chorus of Tallahassee, The
Gospel Wheels of Quincy and
many other singers from Florida,
Georgia and Alabama.


The anniversary sermon will be
delivered Sunday, Feb. 25 at 11
a.m. at St. Luke Church in the
Sawdust community. The sermon
will be delivered by Rev. Edgar
Walker. For more information or
if you need directions to the
churches, please contact Hattie
Blackshear at 875-2359, Gladys
Britt at 875-4046 or Belinda
George at 539-7609.


50th birthday HOLY
jubilee celebration

"A 'Jubilee' shall that 'Fiftieth
year be unto you." "For it is the
Jubilee; it shall be holy.unto
you." Leviticus 25:11a & 12a.

The "50th Birthday Holy
Jubilee Celebration" is an event
sponsored by Divine Christian
Women Fellowship Ministries
honoring Evangelist Diane'
Dilworth Green, the president
and founder of Divine Women
Christian Women Fellowship
Ministries,
I n c I ,
Evangelist
Green will
celebrate her
50th birth- .
d a y : l
February 13,
2007. The
ministry has chosen this time to
recognize her labor and dedica-
tion to ministry.
Evangelist Green has been
saved for 32 years. She has done
ministry for 31 years, served at
Gadsden Correctional Facility in
Quincy as an Institutional chap-
lain for eight years and now
serving as a fulltime evangelist.
With the guiding force of the
Holy Ghost, she founded Divine
Christian Women Fellowship
Ministries, Inc. in 1998 and has
served as president for eight
years. Through the ministries
given by God, many souls have
been saved, restored and deliv-
ered; a great number of lives
have been changed and bodies
healed. She has relocated many
women to provide a second
chance in life. Housing, employ-
ment assistance, spiritual guid-
ance and financial assistance are
provided during these transi-
tions. She continues to travel
across the state of Florida and
other states reaching out to those
in need.
This 50th Birthday Holy
Jubilee Celebration will honor
Evangelist Diane Green.
However, most of the proceeds
received will benefit the min-
istries of DCWFM, which is
mainly supported by the mem-
bers and tax deductible dona-
tions. This is an extended oppor-
tunity to those who would like
to join in to assist this worthy
cause. The seven-day celebra-
tion will begin on Monday,
February 19 at 7:30 and culmi-
nate Sunday, February 25 at a
4:00pm jubilee worship.
*Monday, 7:30 p.m.- "A CALL
TO PRAISE", During this serv-
ice inspirational dances, solos
and group singing will be fea-
tured. *Tuesday, 7:30 p.m.-
"SHOUT OUT!", A service
where women of the Gospel will
do mini messages with time lim-
its. *Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.-
Family Jubilee Worship,


Speaker: Min. C. Dilworth, Jr.
This will include praise & wor-
ship and a guest speaker.
*Thursday, 7:30 p.m.- Home
Church Jubilee Worship,
Speaker: Pastor R. McCloud.
This will include praise & wor-
ship and Pastor R. McCloud
preaching. *Friday, 7:30 p.m.-
Holy Jubilee Worship, Speaker:
Pastor Timothy Deas, Sr. This
will include praise & worship
and a guest speaker. *Saturday
morning, 10:00 a.m.- Birthday
Luncheon, Speaker: Missionary
Christina Greenr Deas. Praise &
worship, presentations and food.
*Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Speaker:
Min. Michael Green and
Sunday, 4:00 p.m., Speaker:
Evangelist Judy Mandrell.
*A birthday gift will be given
each night to any person born in
the month of February. Special
recognition each night will be
given to those persons born on
February 12, 13 & 14.
All services will be held at the
St. John Church of God in
Christ, 43 Drew Ellis Lane in
Quincy. Phone 850-627-6130.
The Luncheon location is
Ramada Inn, 2900 North
Monroe Street, Tallahassee. A
$20 donation is requested for the
luncheon. Please come and be
blessed of the Lord. All family,
friends, supporters, classmates
and well-wishers are invited to
attend. If you can not attend any
of the services, donations of any
amount and ads will be received
at: Birthday Jubilee Celebration,
P O Box 106, Quincy, FL 32353.
For more information, please
call (850)556-2570. See you
there!

Gadsden District

The Gadsden District will hold
its monthly meeting on
Saturday, Feb. 10 at 9:30 a.m. at
the St. Phillip AME Church in
Tallahassee. All are invited.
Brother Henry McGill, presi-
dent.

Greater Tanner's Black
Heritage Program

On the 4th Sunday, Feb. 25 at
4:00 p.m, the Phoebe McGee
Women's Missionary Society
will celebrate 'their Black
Heritage Program. The speaker
will be the charismatic pastor of
Tabernacle Missionary Baptist
Church, Rev. Stanley Walker,
along with Tabernacle's United
Voices choir and their congrega-
tion. We are looking forward to
having a hallelujah-good time
celebrating our heritage with all
of you. You will not want to
miss this dynamic speaker and
their choir. So come one! Come
all! See you there at Greater
Tanner.


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The family ofAlbert A. johnson of Quincy, FL, wishes to thank
Sthe many friends and extended family who gave their kindness
Sand'gifts during this time ofsorrow. Albert died on january 25,
2007, and burial was conducted in Quincy at Hillarst Cemetery '
on January 28th. The large number of people who visited the
Some and attended the service showed that Albert touched many
lives and will be missed by all who knew him. The family extends
/ their sincere appreciation for your acts of kindness.





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Greater Tanner has
'Sweethearts' Banquet'

Greater Tanner Chapel AME
SChurch is pleased to announce
"A Sweethearts' Banquet" to
support the Youth Department.
The theme will be the Color of
Love. This event will be held on
Saturday, Feb. 10 at 6:00 p.m. in
the church fellowship hall.
Dinner will be served,
We will have door prizes and
entertainment; including praise
dancers, a skit, and a fashion
show. Bring your sweetheart to
-learn more about "color mean-
ings." Pastor Rev.Elizabeth
Yates, and the congregation are
looking forward to seeing you
there.
For more information, call 627-
2386. Donation: $5.00; photo-
graphs available for purchase:
$5.00 per sheet.

Mt. Olive Free Will
breakfast

The Mt. Olive FreeWill Baptist
Church Mission Department
would like to cordially invite
you to come and join us on our
annual Pre-Valentine Breakfast
that will be held on Saturday,
February 10, 2007 at 9:00 A.M.
(donation is $5.00) and our
speaker will be Evangelist
Marilyn Barnes.
Our annual Red & White
Program will be held on Sunday,
February 11 2007 at 3:30 P.M.
and our speaker will be
Reverend Lillie Murray. For
additional information please
contact Sister Ollie M; Harris at
(850) 627-3880. Elder William
B. Wiggins, II is our Pastor.

Peace Celebrates Black
History with Bishop
Marvin McMillan, Sr.

The Pastor and members of the
Peace Missionary Baptist
Church in Gretna, Florida,


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where Elder Alyin Bush, Sr. is
the Pastor
will be cele-
brating their
Annual .
B 1 ack
History .
Program on
S u n d a y ':
February 18,
2007 at 3:00 p.m. with guest
speaker, Bishop Marvin
McMillan, Sr., who is formally
of Gadsden County, but now
resides in Charlotte, North
Carolina where is the founder
and Pastor of Abundant Harvest
Ministers. Come heir a
prophetic word from heaven.
For more information, contact
Mother Harriet L. Bush at (850)
856-9018 or Evangelist
Kimberly Bush Crews at (850)
627-0474.

Quincy Community
Holiness Church

Quincy Community Holiness
Church will hold a prayer meet-
ing every Wednesday at 10 a.m.
The meeting is open to the com-
munity and all interested. are
invited to come. The church is
located at 1270 Pat Thomas
Parkway.

Second Elizabeth Black
History Observance

The Second Elizabeth
Missionary Baptist Church fam-
ily will host it's Black History
Observance on Sunday,
February 11th at 11 a.m.. The
speaker for this 'occasion is
Minister James Bouyer,
Professor at Florida A & M
University.
Please come out in your african
attire and join us in this great
observance.
Second Elizabeth is located at
2718 Attapulgus Highway,
Quincy. For transportation to
the church please contact Sister
Cynthia'Borden at'539-3492.


CLARY'S FUNERAL IOME
for Peace of Mind

For 24 Hour Service Call:
S(850) 539-7733 or (850) 627-3111
Facts:
We are fully licensed and permitted to serve you and your family
We offer Pre-Need Funerals and by request will travel to you
We arrange cremations at your request
We guarantee to MeetALL Your Funeral Needs with
Confidential, Reasonable and Caring Personalized Service
We will serve Gadsden, Leon, Liberty, Calhoun, Wakulla and
surrounding counties
Reverend G.E. Clay, Sr: Elizabeth S. Clary
LED. & Elb. since 1977 Office Manager
Notary Public Notair Public
115 South Main Street Havana, Florida 32333




Charles McClellan
Funeral Home, Inc.
Fully licensed and permitted to
serve you at the newly renovated
Butler-Morgan/Morgan-McClellan
Funeral Home Building
15 S. Jackson St.
Quincy, FL 32351
850-627-7677
We can honor all Pre-Need Funeral Arrangements
with any other Funeral Home.
"Continuing a tradition started in Havana and Quincy
by Gene Morgan and Aubrey Butler in 1940"


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But today its only our dram nand tomonvw
will fn' ve or be or meoty. It's hard to believe
that it's been dlnre lony yeans sinia you joined
your Heavenly Father: You head the woice of
les1ts say, "COIm unto ine and n'st, lay down thy waty one. Lay down
thiy head upon nty biast. You wnt to lesus as you trV; weary, wor
atnd sad. You fIund in him ai n'stini, place and He has made young ilad
You will fin'wr be an andel by o'ur side.

We Love and Miss You,
Your wifi Mary, Childn'n Ricky, William and lackic,
Sister Gladys, Brother Henray and GIandhllild'iri








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Agape CFC news


Agape Christian Fellowship
Center would like to extend
these opportunities to our
friends and family to join us at
any or all of the following serv-
ices:
Sunday School, 9 a.m;
Morning Worship, 10:30 a.m.
Prayer, Mon. 7 p.m; Bible
Study, Wed. 7:30 p.m.
AFAM food distribution every
third Sat. of each month, 10 a.m.
to 12 p.m. and the Klothes
Kloset, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Upcoming events: Agape's
13th church anniversary, Feb. 6 -
9, 7:30 p.m; Feb. 25, Youth min-
istry is sponsoring a Black
History program, 6 p.m;
Shopping excursion to Miami,
March 17, cost $75. Ladies! Join
the ladies of Agape on this one-
day, shop until you drop, experi-
ence. Pre-register by Feb. 18.
For more information or to reg-
ister call, Tammara Smith 562-
5169
The church is located at 10 S.
Monroe St, Quincy. Reginald
Washington, Sr. is pastor.

Faith Cornerstone
celebration

Faith Cornerstone Church of
Malone, will be having our
annual Black History celebra-
tion on Feb. 24 at 10 a.m. CST.
We. would be honored if you
could come out and join us on
this great occasion. The church
is located at 5460 Collins
Chapel Rd. in Malone.
Old-fashioned menu:
Fried chicken, possum, coon,
chittling; collard greens, black-
eye peas, lima beans, okra;
yams, potato salad, chicken
w/rice, dry white rice; and a
variety of desserts.
We will also be having our
annual Marriage Enrichment on
Feb. 17 at 6 p.m. CST.
For more information, please
contact Pastor Virginia Smith at
850-487-8766 or Sis. Ugreenal
Ivey @ 850-875-4871

A Faith in Action
celebration

Millard Fuller, founder of
Habitat for Humanity, current
president of the Fuller Center for
Housing in Americus, GA; and a
world renown speaker, will
share his experiences with us at


a "Faith in Action" celebration,
Saturday, Feb. 24 from 9:30 a.m.
to 2 p.m. at Good Shepard
Parish, 4665 Thomasville Rd. in
Tallahassee. Local ministry
leaders will also share their story
of hearing and acting on the call
to ministry. A book signing will
immediately follow the event.
Mr. Fuller's 29 year leadership
forged Habitat into a worldwide
Christian housing ministry,
building 200,000 homes with
projects in 100 countries. "I see
life as both a gift and a responsi-
bility. My responsibility is to use
what God has given me to help
His people in need." Fuller trav-
els and speaks worldwide and
has earned international recog-
nition for his work advocating
decent, affordable housing for
all.
Please join us and be inspired!
A love offering will be requested
at the conclusion of the event,
with all proceeds to be donated
to the Fuller Center for Housing.
You may bring your own lunch,
or we will provide lunch for $6.
Pre-registration is required by
Feb. 19, if you intend to pur-
chase lunch.
For a complete schedule, and
to pre-register, please visit our
website at: http://tallahasseejust-
faith.eventbrite.com

Greater Harvest
Ministries

Sunday: 9:15 a.m. Church in
training; 10:30 a.m. morning
glory service
Tuesday: 6 p.m. Intercessory
prayer; 7 p.m. TNT worship
service
Monday-Friday at 12 p.m.
Noonday Prayer .(open to the
public, prayer intercessors for
the community welcomed)
Feb. 1-14, Greater Harvest
Fall In Love Donation week
Thursday, Feb. 8 at 7p.m -
Men of the Harvest Male Chorus
rehearsal
Saturday, Feb. 10 at 12 noon -
Official ordination questioning
session
Sunday, Feb. 11 at 4:30 p.m. -
GMH Ordination service
Sunday, Feb. 18 at 6 p.m. -
appreciation fo the Director of
Music
Monday, Feb. 19 at 7 p.m. -
GHM Family Night
Thursday, Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. -
Youth Choir & Praise Dance
rehearsal
The church is located at 14602


West Main St, Gretna.
Senior Pastor Dr. Gerald
Thomas, Sr.
e-mail www.greaterhar-
vestchurch@hotmail.com

Mt. Zion Primitive
Baptist Church News

Church school on Sun. morn-
ing at 9:30 a.m.
Red and White St. Valentine
Service "Heart to Heart" Sunday
morning 11 a.m.
Intercessary prayer each Mon.
and Tues. at noon
Bible study and youth 'teach-
ing on Wed. at 7 p.m.
Thurs. at 7 p.m. Gospel Choir
rehearsal, all members are asked
to be in attendance to discuss
some concerns for improvement
of the choir.
Friday at 7 p.m monthly con-
ference
Sat. at 6 p.m -St. Valentine
Service, all members are asked
to support this event.
The matrons will meet for
their monthly meeting, Sunday
following morning worship.
The clothes closet and food
pantry is available for those
needing this service. Please call
627-8442 for assistance.
Praise the Lord, all nations
everywhere. Praise Him, all the
peoples of the earth, for He
loves us very dearly, and His
truth endures. Praise the Lord.
Psalms 117

New Birth Church

Pastor Elder Eddie Richardson
welcomes all to our services:
11 a.m. 1, 2, 3, Sundays; 10
a.m. Sunday school every
Sunday; 7 p.m. prayer meeting
& Bible teaching Wed. nights
Feb. 8-11 Church anniversary
Feb. 25 Black History pro-
gram

Revival

The Church of Jesus Christ
Holy Mission Pentecostal will
be having a Holy Ghost Revival
beginning Feb. 12-16 at 7:30
p.m. The guest revivalist will be
Evangelist John Garrett from
Deliverance Revival Center in
Havana.
The church is located on
North 65 Attapulgus Hwy.
(Scottown) Elder James M.
Jones is pastor. Everyone is
welcome to attend!


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10 at her grandparents home.
10 at her grandparents home.


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Rhyiem Amarious
Brown is one

Rhyiem Amarious Brown
celebrated his first birthday
February 2. He is the son of
Leniece Anderson and
Christopher Brown. His'mater-
nal grandparents are Priscilla
Anderson and Norman
Winbush; his paternal grandpar-
ents are Ellen and Christopher
Brown. His godparent is Patrice
Wilson. He will be celebrating
his birthday with his family.


Bryant, Faison to be wed
The children of Theodore R. Bryant and Patricia Graham Faison
are pleased to announce that their wedding will be held on Saturday,
Feb. 17, 2007 at St. James AME Church in Quincy. The ceremony
will start at 3 p.m. This is an invitation for all family and friends to
join us in this celebration.



Banquet for Didi Boo

Quincy native, Julius Robinson Jr, who goes by the name Didi
Boo, will be going to New York Feb. 12. Didi Boo went to Orlando
and beat out close to a thousand people to be chosen as a finalist for
P Diddy's "Making the Band". Come celebrate with Didi Boo at his
going away banquet on Saturday, Feb. 10 at the recreation center in
Quincy at 7 p.m.



Triumphant Church


mentoring graduation


Triumphant Church of God
in Quincy's No Limits
Mentoring Program held its first
graduation ceremony for five of
its youth participants on
Sunday, January 28, 2007 at
3:00 p.m.
Investigator Delwyn Hall
was emcee for the evening. The
keynote speaker for this occa-
sion was Mr. Ephraim
Livingston, Esq. Mr.
Livingston's message was one
of patience; measuring needs
against wants, and how to make
the right choice toward achiev-
ing goals. Attendees from the
Gadsden County School Board
were Mr. Roger Milton, Mrs.
Audrey Potter, and Ms.
Wiggins. Dinner in
Triumphant's dining hall fol-
lowed the graduation ceremony
with Investigator Brian
Alexander having prepared the
meat items.
The No Limits Mentoring


Program is a 12 week program
sponsored by Triumphant
Church of God in Quincy at 15
Earnest Street, Quincy, Florida
under the direction of its pastor,
Reverend Laverne Thomas and.
her ministerial staff.
The program offers a men-
toring relationship to youth
offenders and gives them the
tools to function toward a more
positive lifestyle. The second
session of the No Limits
Mentoring Program begins on
Monday, January 29, 2007 @
6:00 p.m.
A special thanks is extended
to Sheriff Young for delegating
officer Deputy Brown as a rep-
resentative for the Gadsden
County Sheriff Department for
this ceremony. Triumphant also
wishes to express thanks to all
participants, families and the
community for their help in
making this program a continu-
ing success.


St. Stephens Black History Program

Elder Harry Cloud and the St. Stephen's Primitive Baptist Church
invite you to their annual Black History Program on Sunday, Feb. 11
at 11 a.m.
The guest speaker will be Rev. Flavius Johnson. Please join us
for a hallelujah praise and worship service and an old-fashioned din-
ner.
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"Doo-Dirty" will be one

Demius Deon Fagin (Doo-
Dirty) will be one on February 7.
He is the son of Laterica and
Derrick Fagin. He is the grand-
child of Gwen and Karl Gray of
Midway; and Mamie and Willie T.
Fagin of Brooksville. He is the
godchild of Frenche and Johnnie
Washington of Midway and
Latoya Terry of Sneads.
A Spiderman party will be
given on Feb. 10 at his grandpar-
ent's house in Quincy at 3 p.m.
Family andfriends are welcome.


Free health

screenings for

seniors

Gads'ln Senior Services will
host the first in a series of
monthly health screenings for
ALL Senior Citizens in
Gadsden County.
Beginning February,
Gadsden Senior Services is
proud to announce the first in a
series of monthly\ tire ..health.
screenings for Seniors. Located
at the Senior Center 79 Lasalle
Lefall Drive, behind the hospi-
tal, the Senior Center will offer
screening this, month for
Balance and Walking, with
inspections on wheelchairs and
walkers as well. There will also
be blood pressure readings. All
area seniors are encouraged to
attend with screenings sched-
uled the last, Wednesday of
every month from lpm-3pm.
Transportation to the Senior
Center is available by driving
oneself, The Shuttle and Big
Bend Transit.

Unity Conference 2007

Pastor Mark J. Wilkerson, Sr. and
the Old Jerusalem M.B. Church
Family, 197 Carver Avenue,
Hampton Heights Community,
Havana, FL 32333, cordially
invite you to join us for our Unity
Conference 2007. The
Conference dates will be February
11 17, 2007.
Sunday, February 11 @ 7:00
P.M.: OJMBC Choir in Concert
Monday, February 12 @ 7:00
P.M.: Pastor Delwynn Williams
(Panama City, FL), Guest Speaker
Tuesday, February 13 @ 7:00
P.M.: Pastor James Marable
(Barnesville, GA), Guest Speaker
Wednesday, February 14 @ 7:00
P.M.: Unity Ball at the Havana
Historic Cannery (Tickets $12.00;
Semi-Formal/Formal Wear)
Thursday, February 15 @ 6:00
P.M.: Clinicals with Pastor
Delwynn Williams
Thursday, February 15 @ 7:00
P.M.: Pastor Wendy Smith
(Eastpoint, GA), Guest Speaker
Friday, February 16 @ 6:00 P.M.:
Clinicals with Pastor Delwynn
Williams
Friday, February 16 @ 7:00 P.M.:
Pastor Rudolph McKissick, Jr.
(Jacksonville, FL), Guest Speaker
Saturday, February 17, Noon -
5:00 P.M.: Unity in the
Community (location: Old
Jerusalem);
FUN! FOOD! FELLOWSHIPS!
And GIVE-A-WAYS
FREE Household
Appliances/Clothing
All Items will be New or Fairly
Used/Worn
For more information call (850)
228-4670 or 539-0128.


Educational

trip planned

We're on the road again, last
year; Joanie Bradwell a native of
Gadsden County made a commit-
ment to organize an educational
experience for the youth in
Gadsden County. The youth had
such a wonderful time and
because of their gratitude and
thirst for knowledge, another trip
has been planned for Spring
Break, March 18-22, 2007. The
name of the group is the Gadsden
County Youth Explorers. The
GCYE is an initiative of
Bradwell's Unlimited, Inc. Our
mission is to educate, enrich, and
enlighten the leaders of tomorrow
by bridging the gap from the past,
through travel and other related
cultural experiences.
Ms. Bradwell's purpose for
providing this opportunity is to
broaden the horizon of the youth
in the community while given
them an opportunity to experience
history in real life. The youth will
be provided tours of various sites
in Washington, D.C, and will have
an opportunity to snow ski at Wisp
Ski Resort in McHenry, Md.
If you have any questions,
please feel free to call (904)234-
6707 or (850) 875-1869.


Bouie completes basic

Anny Pfc. Kenneth L. Bouie
Jr. has graduated from basic com-
bat training at Fort Jackson,
Columbia, S.C.
During the nine weeks of train-
ing, the soldier studied the Army
mission, history; tradition and core
values, physical fitne.-., and
received instruction and practice
in basic combat skills, military
weapons, chemical warfare and
bayonet training, drill and cere-
mony, marching, rifle marksman-
ship, aimed and unarmed combat,
map reading, field tactics, military
courtesy, military justice system,
basic first aid, foot marches, and
field training exercises.
Bouie is the son of Rosa Bouie
of Jack Scott Road, Quincy, Fla.
The private is a 2006 graduate of
East Gadsden High School,
Havana, Fla.



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Operaciones de Florida

Esta en busca de las siguientes personas:
Personas con experencia cargando,
dirigiendo, y producci6n de material de
calidad.
La experiencia en lo siguiente
sera considerado primero:
La identificaci6n de plants, conociminto
del cargamento de troques, conducir trac-
tores, actividades de cultivaci6n de plants,
supervisors de equipos, y el seguir de reg-
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Cargadores del extreme delantero,
Montacargas y/o tractores.
Ser bilingiie es preferido
Todos interesados en el trabajo por favor
venga a la oficina principal para llenar una
application, guestra oficina esta localizada en
1525 S. Atlanta Quincy, FL 32351, o
lame al (850)627-7501 ext. 239 y pregunte
por Maggie Rodriquez.
La Nurseria Iinperial es cultivador y dis-
tribuidor de plants de calidad y es un
patron de oportunidad igual.


I LGAL I


NOTICE OF APPLICA-
TION FOR TAX DEED

NOTICE IS HEREBY
GIVEN, that GENE
OPHEIM, the holder of the
following certificate has
filed said certificate for a
tax deed to be issued
thereon. The certificate
number and year of
issuance, the description
of the property, and the
names in which it was
assessed are as follows:


FT., S 88 DEG 44'.20" W
90.70 FT., S 17 DEG 25'
09" E 150 FT TO THE
P.O.B. IN SECTION 2-3N-
3W.

PARCEL ID NUMBER:
2023N3W000000314100
0

Name in which assessed:
ELAINE MCCANTS,
CORINE HENRY, DANNY
SMART


Said Property being in the
CERTIFICATE NO.' 170 iCou'rnl of Gadsden, State
SYEAR OF ISSUANCE: of Fli6ida: UnleSs'such
..20~- ..- .certificate- --shall be
redeemed according to
DESCRIPTION OF law, the property
PROPERTY: described in such certifi-
cate shall be sold to the


OR 459 P 465. COMM AT
THE NEC OF THE SE
1/4, RUN W 427.15 FT.,
SOUTH 88 FTTO BEGIN.
THEN SOUTH 84 FT., W
160 FT., N 69.69 F., N 84
DEG 52' E 160.65 FTTO
THE POB. OR 202 P 388
BEING IN SECTION 13-
3N-2W.

PARCEL ID NUMBER:
2133N2W0000004111000

Name in which assessed:
ANNIE DORIS DEY-
OUNKS

Said Property being in'the
County of Gadsden, State
of Florida. Unless such
certificate shall be
redeemed according to
law, the property
described in such certifi-
cate shall be sold to the
highest bidder at the court-
house door on the 7TH
day of MARCH, 2007, at
10:00a.m.


; Dated this 20TH day of
JANUARY, 2007.

NICHOLAS THOMAS
Clerk of the Circuit Court
Gadsden County, Florida

(SEAL)

BY: Glenda McPherson
Deputy Clerk
02/01,08,15,22/07c


NOTICE OF APPLICA-
TION FOR TAX DEED

NOTICE IS HEREBY
GIVEN, that GENE
OPHEIM, the holder of the
following certificate has
filed said certificate for a
tax deed to be issued
thereon. The certificate
number and year of
issuance, the description
of the property, and the
names in which it was
assessed are as follows:

CERTIFICATE NO. 407
YEAR OF ISSUANCE:
2000

DESCRIPTION OF
PROPERTY:

OR 437 P 1091, OR 473 P
700, OR 297 P 606; OR
330 P 290. COMMENCE
AT THE SEC OF SECT 2
AND RUN N 89 DEG 58'
W 2409.93 FT TO ROAD
#159, N 31 DEG 48' W
1540.21 FT., CONTINUE
ALONG ROAD AN ARC
DIST OF 143.71 FT., N 88
DEG 44' 20" E 75 FT. TO
BEGIN; THENCE N 88
DEG 44' 20" E 90.70 FT.,
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highest bidder at the court-
house door on the 7TH
day of MARCH 2007, at
10:00a.m.

Dated this 20TH day of
JANUARY, 2007.

NICHOLAS THOMAS
Clerk of the Circuit Court
Gadsden County, Florida

(SEAL)

BY: Glenda McPherson
Deputy Clerk
02/01,08.15,22/07c


NOTICE OF APPLICA-
TION FOR TAX DEED

NOTICE IS .HEREBY
GIVEN, that GENE
OPHEIM, the holder of the
following certificate has
filed said certificate for a
tax deed to be issued
thereon.. The certificate
number and year of
issuance, the description
of the property, and the
names in which it was
assessed are as follows:

CERTIFICATE NO. 527
YEAR OF ISSUANCE:
.2000

DESCRIPTION OF
PROPERTY:

OR 355 P 945, SECTION
3-3N-4W. BEGIN AT
SWC OF SE 1/4 OF NE
1/4., RUN E. 315 FT., N.
140 FT., W. 315 FT., S.
140 FT. TO POB.

PARCEL ID NUMBER:
2033N4W000000143020
0

Name in which assessed:
JOE SANDERS

Said Property being in the
County of Gadsden, State
of Florida. Unless such
certificate shall be
redeemed according to
law, the property
described in such certifi-
cate shall be sold to the
highest bidder at the court-
house door on the 7TH
day of MARCH, 2007, at
10:00a.m.

Dated this 20TH day of
JANUARY, 2007.

NICHOLAS THOMAS
Clerk of the Circuit Court
Gadsden County, Florida

(SEAL)

BY: Glenda McPherson
Deputy Clerk
02/01,08,15,22/07c


NOTICE OF APPLICA-
TION FOR TAX DEED

NOTICE IS HEREBY
GIVEN, that GENE
OPHEIM, the holder of the
following certificate has
filed said certificate for a
tax deed to be issued
thereon. The certificate
number and year of
issuance, the description
of the property, and the
names in which it was
assessed are as follows:

-CERTIfbATE NO. 562
YEAR OF ISSUANCE:
2000

DESCRIPTION OF
PROPERTY:

OR 488 P 556, OR 281 P
348 4.20 ACRES, COMM
AT THE NEC OFTHE NE
1/4 OF THE NW 1/4 AND
RUN N 02 DEG 00 MIN E
275 FT., SOUTH 86 DEG
15 MIN 642 FT., S 02 DEG
00 MIN W 440 FT TO
BEGIN: THENCE RUN
SW/LY 704 FT TO A
MONUMENT AND THEN
S 02 DEG 00 MIN W 277
FT., N 87DEG 00 MIN E
674 FT., N 02 DEG 00
MIN E 315 FT TO THE
POINT OF BEGINNING.
SUBJECT. TO EASE-
MENT OF RECORD. IN
SECTION 11-3N-4W.

PARCEL ID NUMBER:
2113N4W000000212020
0

Name in which assessed:
SANDRA JOHNSON
COLEMAN

Said Property being in the
County of Gadsden, State
of Florida. Unless such
certificate shall be
redeemed according to
law, the property
described in such certifi-
cate shall be sold to the
highest bidder at the court-
house door on the 7TH
day of MARCH, 2007, at
10:00a.m.

Dated this 20TH day of
JANUARY, 2007.

NICHOLAS THOMAS
Clerk of the Circuit Court
Gadsden County, Florida

(SEAL)

BY: Glenda McPherson
Deputy Clerk
02/01,08,15,22/07c


NOTICE OF APPLICA-
TION FOR TAX DEED

NOTICE IS HEREBY
GIVEN, that GENE
OPHEIM, the holder of the
following certificate has
filed said certificate for a
tax deed to be issued
thereon. The certificate
number and year of
issuance, the description
of the property, and the
names in which it was
assessed are as follows:

CERTIFICATE NO. 666
YEAR OF ISSUANCE:
2000

DESCRIPTION OF
PROPERTY:

OR 456 P 1457, OR 459 P
1290, OR 443 P 1188.
OR 266 P 762 COMM AT


NEC OF SAID LOT5AND
RUN S 00 DEG 35 MIN 47
SEC E 96.02 FT TO
BEGIN AND RUN N 89
DEG 40 MIN 55 SEC W
170.01 FT, S 00 DEG 19
MIN 05 SEC W 75 FT, S
89 DEG 40 MIN 55 SEC E
120.54 FT, N 49 DEG 09
MIN 35 SEC E 66.37 FT,
N 00 DEG 35 MIN 47 SEC
W 31.32 FTTO THE POB.

PARCEL ID NUMBER:
2323N4W04350000A005
0

Name in which assessed:
ANNIE DORIS DEY-
OUNKS

Said Property being in the
County of Gadsden, State
of Florida. Unless such
certificate shall be
redeemed according to
law, the property
described in such certifi-
cate shall be sold to the
highest bidder at the court-
house door on the 7TH
day of MARCH, 2007, at
10:00a.m.

Dated this 20TH day of
JANUARY, 2007.

NICHOLAS THOMAS
Clerk of the Circuit Court
Gadsden County, Florida

(SEAL)

BY: Glenda McPherson
Deputy Clerk
02/01,08,15,22/07c


NOTICE OF APPLICA-
TION FOR TAX DEED

NOTICE IS HEREBY
GIVEN, that GENE
OPHEIM, the holder of the
following certificate has
filed said certificate for a
tax deed to be issued
thereon. The certificate
number and year of
issuance, the description
of the property, and the
names in which it was
assessed are as follows:

CERTIFICATE NO. 756
YEAR OF ISSUANCE:
2000

DESCRIPTION OF
PROPERTY:

OR 353 P 1962, COMM
AT THE INTERSECTION
OF S LINE OF N 1/2 OF
NW 1/4 OF SECT #3 & N
R/WAY LINE OF SCL
R/R, RUN S 68 DEG & 30
MIN E 168.93 FT TO
POB. RUN S 68 DEG 30
MIN E 106 FT, N 14 DEG
30 MIN E 102.7 FT, S 89
IDEG 55 MIN 45 SEC W
111 FT, S 70 FTTO POB.
IN SECT. 3-3N-6W.

PARCEL ID NUMBER:
2033N6W000000241050
0

Name in which assessed:
CLAYTON AND DORO-
THY J CHAPMAN
C/O ROBERT BRYANT

Said Property being in the
County of Gadsden, State
of Florida. Unless such
certificate shall be
redeemed according to
law, the property
described in such certifi-
cate shall be sold to the
highest bidder at the court-
house door on the 7TH
day of MARCH, 2007, at


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TALQUIN ELECTRIC

COOPERATIVE, INC.


Immediate opening for

CUSTOMER

SERVICE CLERK


Now accepting applications for posi-
tion at the Quincy area office for indi-
vidual with proven customer service
& clerical skills. Responsibilities also
include teller & secretarial duties.
Minimum of 1 year experience
required. Excellent pay & benefits.
Starting salary is $11.44 per hr. A con-
sumer report & background informa-
tion may be obtained. Applications
may be obtained from & submitted
to:
Talquin Electric offices
in Tallahassee or Quincy.


SClosing date: 02/16/07
EOE


10:00a.m.

Dated this 20TH day of
,JANUARY, 2007.

NICHOLAS THOMAS

Clerk of the Circuit Court
Gadsden County, Florida

(SEAL)

BY: Glenda McPherson
Deputy Clerk
02/01,08,15,22/07c


NOTICE OF APPLICA-
TION FOR TAX DEED

NOTICE IS HEREBY
GIVEN, that GENE
OPHEIM, the holder of the
following certificate has
filed said certificate for a
tax deed to be issued
thereon. The certificate
number and year of
issuance, the description
of the property, and the
names in which it was
assessed are as follows:

CERTIFICATE NO. 939
YEAR OF ISSUANCE:
2000

DESCRIPTION OF
PROPERTY:

OR 440 P 1238 THE
WEST ONE-HALF OF
THE SW 1/4O0FTHE NW
1/4 OF SECT: 12-2N-2W,
LESS & EXCEPT THAT 8
ACRES RETAINED BY
EDDI'E BARRINGTON,
JR.

PARCEL ID NUMBER:
3122N2W0000000232010
0

Name in which assessed:
MALCOLM K AND
SMICHAEL K'BARRING-
TON

Said Property being in the
County of Gadsden, State
of Florida. Unless such
certificate shall be
redeemed according to
law, the property
described in such certifi-
cate shall be sold to the
highest bidder at the court-
house door on the 7TH
day of MARCH, 2007, at
10:00a.m.


Dated this 20TH day of'
JANUARY, 2007.

NICHOLAS THOMAS
Clerk of the Circuit Court
Gadsden County, Florida

(SEAL)

BY: Glenda
McPherson
Deputy Clerk
.02/01,08,15,22/07c


NOTICE OF APPLICA-
TION FOR TAX DEED

NOTICE IS HEREBY
GIVEN, that GENE
OPHEIM, the holder of the


following certificate has
filed said certificate for a
tax deed to be issued
thereon. The certificate
number and -year of
issuance,- the description .
of the .property, andthe
names in which it was
assessed are as follows:

CERTIFICATE NO. 1191
YEAR OF ISSUANCE:
2000


DESCRIPTION
PROPERTY:


N 10 FTOF LOT6, &ALL
OF LOT 7, BLOCK A,
SHAW'S ADDITION. OR
215 P 189

PARCEL ID NUMBER:
3082N3W07800000A007
0

Name in which assessed:
JEANNETTE RENA
JAMES

SSaid Property being in the
County of Gadsden, State
of Florida. Unless such
certificate shall be
redeemed according to
law, the property
described in such certifi-
cate shall be sold to the
highest bidder at the court-
house door on the 7TH
day of MARCH 2007, at
10:00a.m.

Dated this'20TH day of
JANUARY, 2007.

NICHOLAS THOMAS
Clerk of the Circuit Court
Gadsden County, Florida


YOU ARE NOTIFIED that
a Complaint for Tax Deed
Quiet Title has been filed
against you and others,
regarding the following
described property:
Lots 1,2,11, and 12, Block
E, Mossy Oak Acres
Subdivision, Quincy,
Gadsden County, Florida.

Gadsden County Parcel
ID No. 5-OL-OR-0S-1280-
0000E-0010


(SEAL) And you are required to
BY: Glenda McPherson serve a copy of your writ-
Deputy Clenrk ten defenses, if any, to it
02/01,08;15,22/07c on DANIEL E. MANAUSA,
ESQUIRE, SMITH,
THOMPSON, SHAW &
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT MANAUSA, RA.,
IN THE SECOND JUDI- Plaintiffs' attomeys, 3520
CIAL CIRCUIT IN AND Thomasville Road, 4th
FOR GADSDEN COUN- Floor, Tallahassee, Florida
TY, FLORDNA 32309-3469, no more
A than thirty (30) days from
CASE NO. 06-1603-CAA the first publication date of
this notice of action, and
DENNIS R. ALLEN, file the original with the
Plaintiff, Clerk of this Court either
before service on
Plaintiff's attorneys or
immediately thereafter;
MARY E. DELIA, otherwise, a default will be
TRUSTEE OF THE entered against you for the
MARY E. DELA FAMILY relief demanded in the
TRUST DATED complaint or petition.
4/23/93; and LOUIS F. DATED this 23 day
KRANYETZ, January, 2007.

Nicholas Thomas
Clerk of Court


NOTICE OF ACTION

TO: MARY E.
DELIA, TRUSTEE OF
THE MARY E. DELIA
FAMILY TRUST DATED
4/23/93, LOUIS F.
KRANYETZ, and
Unknown Heirs of MARY
E. DELIA, TRUSTEE OF
THE MARY E. DELIA
FAMILY TRUST DATED
4/23/93, and LOUIS F.
KRANYETZ


(SEAL)

By:Taya Turner
Deputy Clerk
02/01,08,15,22/07C


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT
OF THE SECOND JUDI-
CIAL CIRCUIT
IN AND FOR GADSDEN
COUNTY, FLORIDA
CIVILACTION


CASE NO. 2006-001393-
CA-A
DIVISION

BANK OF NEW YORK AS
TRUSTEE FOR THE
CERTIFICATEHOLDERS
CWABS, INC. ASSET-
BACKED CERTIFI-
CATES, SERIES 2006-
BC3,
Plaintiff,

vs.

BRIAN CARPENTER, et
al,
Defendantss.

NOTICE OF FORECLO-
SURE SALE

NOTICE IS HEREBY
GIVEN pursuant to a Final
Judgment of Mortgage
Foreclosure dated
January 22, 2007 and
entered in Case No. 2006-
001393-CA-A of the
Circuit Court of the SEC-
OND Judicial Circuit in
and for GADSDEN
County, Florida wherein
BANK OF NEW YORKAS
TRUSTEE FOR THE
CERTIFICATEHOLDERS
CWABS, INC. ASSET-
BACKED CERTIFI-
CATES, SERIES 2006-
BC3, is the Plaintiff and
BRIAN CARPENTER;
DANDRA R. CARPEN-
TER F/K/A DANDRA
HENRY; are the
Defendants, I will sell to
the highest and best bid-
der for cash at SOUTH-
SIDE STEPS OF THE
GADSDEN COUNTY
COURTHOUSE at
11:00AM, on the 21 day of
February, 2007, the follow-
ing described property as
set forth in said Final

Cont'd pg. B 7


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Skilled people in loading, handling and
production activities of quality plant
material.

Experience in the following will be consid-
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Loading Trucks, Plant ID Knowledge,
Tractor Driving, Plant Cultivation
Activities, Supervising Crews, and Record
Tracking.
Heavy Equipment Operators i.e.; Front
End Loaders, Skid Steers and/or Tractors.
Bilingual a (+) plus.

All inquires please come to the Main
House Office to complete an application at
1525 South Atlanta Street, Quincy, FL
32351, and ask for Maggie Rodriquez.

Imperial Nurseries, Inc., is a wholesale
grower and distributor of quality plant
material. Imperial Nurseries is an equal
opportunity employer.










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Specializing in cutting large acreage
using tractor w/finishing mower.
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Full-time Minister of Music
Second Elizabeth Missionary Baptist
Church is seeking a full-time, spirit-filled
Minister of Music. This position involves
direction and coordination of all choirs,
working with existing musicians and
choirs and resources to develop and
enhance the worship service.
Individual must be talented and friendly,
have a good working knowledge of
music, good keyboard skills and voice
training. Duties include playing every
Sunday morning, participating, in
rehearsals and any other programs as
needed. Salary based on experience.
Deadline for all applicants is Sunday,
February 25, 2007.

Please send resume to: Second
Elizabeth Missionary Baptist Church,
c/o Deacon John Borden, P.O. Box
1399, Quincy, Florida 32353-1309.
Or you may fax resume to 850-627-
1728, Attention: Deacon John Borden.
02/01-02/22c



PARAMEDIC POSITIONS
Gadsen County EMS, Quincy, FL, is
accepting applications for full and part-time
Paramedics. Must be a Florida certified
Paramedic, EVOC. A minimum of one (1)
year experience as a licensed Paramedic
is desirable. Must have current Florida dri-
ver's license. Salary Range $10.50 -
$18.07/hr. Submit a Gadsden County
employment application to the Human
Resource Office, 5-B East Jefferson St.,
Quincy, FL 32351, or call 850-875-8660 or
875-8690. Positions open until filled.
Applications may also be obtained on line
at gadsdengov.net. EOE/AA/DFWP
2/08/07c




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The Gadsden County Times February 8,2007 B7


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FOR

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Office Space
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Para la renta
Apartamentos de uno o
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FROM pg. B 6
Judgment:

LAND, SITUATE AND
BEING IN SECTION 21,
TOWNSHIP 3 NORTH,
RANGE 4 WEST, GADS-
DEN COUNTY, FLORI-
DA, DESCRIBED AS
FOLLOWS: COMMENCE
AT THE SOUTHWEST
CORNER OF THE
NORTHEAST ONE
QUARTER OF SAID
SECTION 21 AND RUN
THENCE NORTH 89
DEGREES 27 MINUTES
33 SECONDS EAST
ALONG THE SOUTH-
ERN BOUNDARY OF
SAID NORTHEAST ONE
QUARTER 241.29 FEET
ON AN IRON ROD
(FOUND, 5/8, #3031)
FOR THE POINT OF
BEGINNING; FROM
SAID POINT OF BEGIN-
NING, CONTINUE
NORTH 89 DEGREES 27
MINUTES 33 SECONDS
EAST 135.03 FEET TO
AN IRON ROD (FOUND,
5/8, #3031); THENCE
NORTH 00 DEGREES 29
MINUTES 39 SECONDS
WEST 645.32 FEET TO
AN IRON ROD (SET, 5/8,
#LB5509); THENCE
SOUTH 89 DEGREES 27
MINUTES 33 SECONDS
WEST 135.05 FEET TO
AN IRON ROD (SET, 5/8,
#LB5509); THENCE
SOUTH 00 DEGREES 29
MINUTES 47 SECONDS
EAST 645.32 FEET TO
THE POINT OF BEGIN-
NING. THE SOUTH 30.00
FEET OF THE ABOVE
DESCRIBED PROPER-
TY BEING SUBJECT TO
A 30-FOOT WIDE
ACCESS EASEMENT.


Any person claiming an
interest in the surplus from
the sale, if any, other than
the property owner as of
the date of the Lis
Pendens must file a claim
within sixty (60) days after
the sale.

WITNESS MY HAND and
the seal of this Court on
January 22, 2007.
Nicholas Thomas
Clerk of the Circuit Court

(SEAL)

By:Betty Sue Sadberry
Deputy Clerk
Publish in Gadsen County
Times
02/01 &08/07c


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT
IN THE SECOND JUDI-
CIAL CIRCUIT IN AND
FOR GADSDEN COUN-
TY, FLORIDA

CASE NO. 06-1550-CAA

JIMMY BOYNTON REAL-
TY,
INC.; and PETER H.
LESTER,
Plaintiff,

vs.

CAROLYN JEFFERSON;
and UNKNOWN TEN-
ANTS,
Defendants.

NOTICE OF ACTION


TO: CAROLYN
JEFFERSON

YOU ARE NOTIFIED that
a complaint for
Foreclosure on the follow-
ing property in Gadsden
County, Florida:
LOT 4, SUMPTER
RIDGE, A SUBDIVISION
AS PER MAP OR PLAT
THEREOF RECORDED
IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGE
90 OF THE PUBLIC
RECORDS OF GADS-
DEN COUNTY, FLORIDA

has been filed against you
and others, and you are
required to serve a copy of
your written defenses, if
any, to it on DANIEL E.
MANAUSA, ESQUIRE,
SMITH, THOMPSON,
SHAW & MANAUSA,
P.A., Plaintiffs' attomeys,
3520 Thomasville Road,
4th Floor, Tallahassee,
Florida 32309-3469, no
more than thirty (30) days
from the first publication
date of this notice of
action, and file the original
with the Clerk of this Court
either before service on
Plaintiff's attorneys or
immediately thereafter;
otherwise, a default will be
entered against you for the
relief demanded in the
complaint or petition.

DATED this 23 day
January, 2007.


vs
Nicholas Thomas


Gadsden County

2.3 Ac. Paved Road, Wooded, Hilly
Short Drive to Tallahassee
$29,900 owner finance

www.landcallnow.com
1-941-778-7565 or 778-7980


1 ^A 1 .


Clerk of Court

(SEAL)

By:Taya Tumer
Deputy Clerk
02/01 &08/07c


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT
FOR GADSDEN COUN-
TY, FLORIDA

PROBATE DIVISION
FILE NO. 07000033CPA
Florida Bar No. 108196

IN RE: ESTATE OF MAR-
IAN WATSON FLETCH-
ER,
Deceased.

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

The administration of the
Estate of MARIAN WAT-
SON FLETCHER,
deceased, File Number
07000033CPA, is pending
in the Circuit Court for
Gadsden County, Florida,
Probate Division, the
address of which is
Gadsden County
Courthouse, Quincy,
Florida. The names and
addresses of the Personal
Representative and the
Personal Representative's
attorney are set forth
below.

All creditors of the dece-
dent and other persons
having claims or demands
against decedent's estate,
including unmatured, con-
tingent, or unliquidated
claims, on whom a copy of
this notice is served within
three months after the
date of the first publication
of this notice must file their
claims with this Court
WITHIN THE LATER OF
THREE MONTHS AFTER
THE DATE OF THE
FIRST PUBLICATION OF
THIS NOTICE OR THIR-
TY DAYS AFTER THE
DATE OF SERVICE OFA
COPY OF THIS NOTICE
ON THEM.


All other creditors of the
decedent and persons
having claims or demands'
against the estate of the
decedent, including unma-
tured, contingent, or unliq-
uidated clams, must file
their claims with this Court
WITHIN THREE
MONTHS AFTER THE
DATE OF THE FIRST
PUBLICATION OF THIS
NOTICE.

ALL CLAIMS AND
DEMANDS NOT SO
FILED WILL BE FOREV-
ER BARRED.

The date of the first publi-
cation of this Notice is
February 01, 2007.

Personal Representative;
HOWARD VANCE
FLETCHER, JR.
1003 Wallace Ridge
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

Attorney for Personal
Representative:
Lines, Hinson and Lines
121 N. Madison Street
Post Office Box 550
Quincy, Florida 32353-
0550
Telephone: 850-875-1300
Florida Bar No. 108196
02/01 &08/07c


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT,
SECOND JUDICIAL CIR-
CUIT OF THE STATE OF
FLORIDA, IN AND FOR
GADSDEN COUNTY

CASE NO. 06001270CAA

PEOPLES FIRST COM-
MUNITY BANK,
Plaintiff,


GREGORY A. SES-
SIONS, JR. and MAR-
SHAE SESSIONS
Defendants.
NOTICE OF SALE

NOTICE is hereby given
pursuant to a Final
Judgment of Foreclosure
dated January 22, 2007,
entered in Case Number
06-001270CA A of the
Circuit Court of the
Second Judicial Circuit in
and for Gadsden County,
Florida, wherein PEO-
PLES FIRST COMMUNI-
TY BANK is the Plaintiff
and Gregory A. Sessions,
Jr. and Marshae Sessions
are the Defendant, I will
sell to the highest bidder
for cash as the South
Front Door of the
Gadsden County
Courthouse, In Quincy,
Florida, Gadsden County,
at 11:00 a.m. Eastern
Time, orlthe 20th day of
February, 2007, the follow-
ing described property sit-
uated in Gadsden County,
Florida and set forth in the
Order of Final Judgment,
to-wit:

Lot 12, Block "A"

Commence at an iron pipe
marking the Southwest
comer of the Southeast
Quarter of the Southeast
Quarter of Section 4,
Township 2 North, Range
3 West, Gadsden County,
Florida, and run thence
North 89 degrees 31 min-
utes 15 seconds East
1030.0 feet to the Easterly
right-of-way boundary of a
proposed 60.0 foot road-
way, thence North 00
degrees 28 minutes 45
seconds West along said
Easterly right-of-way
boundary 250.0 feet to the
POINT OF BEGINNING.
From said POINT OF
BEGINNING continue
NORTH 00 degrees 28
minutes 45 seconds West
along said Easterly right-
of-way boundary 273.54
feet to a point of curve to
the right, thence along
said right-of-way curve
with a radius of 261.27
feet, through a central
angle of 23 degrees 38
minutes 56 seconds for an
arc distance of 107.84 feet
to a point of compound
curve, thence along said
right-of-way curve with a
radius of 36.0 feet,
through a central angle of
89 degrees 42 minutes 08
seconds for an arc dis-
tance of 46.97 feet to a
point of reverse curve on
the Southwesterly right-of-
way boundary of State
Road No. 12 (100.0 foot
right-of-way), thence
along said reverse right-
of-way curve with a radius
of 11,509.16 feet, through
a central angle of 01
degree 16 minutes 28 sec-
onds for an arc distance of
255.98 feet, thence South
00 degrees 27 minutes 35
seconds West 295.06
feet, thence'South 89
degrees 31 minutes 15
seconds West, 292.61
feet to the POINT OF
BEGINNING; containing
2.38 acres, more or less.

IN ACCORDANCE WITH
THE AMERICANS WITH
DISABILITIES ACT, per-
sons with disabilities
needing a special accom-
modation should contact
COURT ADMINISTRA-
TION, at the GADSDEN
County Courthouse at
850-875-8629, 1-800-955-
8771 (TDD) or 1-800-955-
8770, via Florida Relay
Service.

Any person claiming an
interest in the surplus from
the sale, if any, other than


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the property owner as of
the date of the lis pendens
must file a claim within 60
days after the sale.

WITNESS my hand and
the official seal of this
Honorable Court, on this
22nd day of January,
2007.

Nicholas Thomas
Clerk of the Circuit Court,
Gadsden County

(SEAL) '

By Betty Sue Sadberry
Deputy Clerk
02/01 &08/07c


IN THE CIRCUIT COURT
OF THE SECOND JUDI-
CIAL CIRCUIT IN AND
FOR GADSDEN COUN-
TY, FLORIDA

CASE NO. 06-001291-
CA-A

UNITED STATES OF
AMERICA, RURAL
HOUSING SERVICE,
USDA
Plaintiff,

v.
JESSIE M. MO: RE;
UNKNOWN
SPOUSE OF JESSIE M.
MOORE; and all unknown
parties claiming by,
through, under or against
the herein named
Defendants, who are not
known to be dead or alive,
whether said unknown
parties claim as heirs,
devisees, grantees,
assignees, lienors, credi-
tors, trustes, spouses, or
other claimants: TENANT
#1 and/or TENANT #2, the
parties intended to
account for the person or
persons in possession;
GADSDEN COUNTY, a
Political Subdivision of the
State of Florida; BELL &
BATES, INC. a/k/a BELL
& BATES HOME CEN-
TER
Defendants.


NOTICE OF SALE

Notice is hereby given
that, pursuant to the Final
Judgment of Foreclosure
dated January 3, 2007 in
this cause, I will sell the
property situated in
GADSDEN County,
Florida described as:

LOT 1 OF OSCEOLA
PARK, UNIT 1, ACCORD-
ING TO* THE PLAT


THEREOF AS RECORD-
ED IN PLAT BOOK 2,
PAGE(S! 55, OF THE
PUBLIC RECORDS OF
GADSDEN COUNTY,
FLORIDA.

a/k/a 760 S. Virginia
Street, Quincy, FL 32351-
4008

at public sale, to the high-
est and best bidder, for
cash, at the courthouse
square, on the South side,
facing US HWY 90, at the
Gadsden County
Courthouse located at 10
East Jefferson Street,
Quincy, Florida, at 11:00
o'clock a.m., on February
8, 2007.

ANY PERSON CLAIM-
ING AN INTEREST IN
THE SURPLUS FROM
THE SALE, IF ANY,
OTHER THAN THE
PROPERTY OWNER AS
OF THE'DATE OF THE
LIS PENDENS MUST
FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60
DAYS AFTER THE SALE.

Dated at Quincy, Florida
this 3rd day of January,
2007.

Nicholas Thomas
Clerk of the Circuit Court

(SEAL)

By Betty Sue Sadberry
Deputy Clerk
01/18&25/07c


January 22, 2007 and
entered in Case No. 2006-
1318-CA-A of the Circuit
Court of the SECOND
Judicial Circuit in and for
GADSDEN County,
Florida wherein WELLS
FARGO N.A. AS
TRUSTEE FOR FIRST
FRANKLIN MORTGAGE
LOAN TRUST 2004-
FF11, ASSET-BACKED
CERTIFICATES, SERIES
2004-FF11, is the Plaintiff
and LUKE F. STARLING
A/K/A LUKE STARLING;
DENA K. STARLING;
ANY AND ALL
UNKNOWN PARTIES
CLAIMING BY,
THROUGH, UNDER OR
AGAINST THE HEREIN
NAMED INDIVIDUAL
DEFENDANTS) WHO
ARE NOT KNOWN TO
BE DEAD OR ALIVE,
WHETHER SAID
UNKNOWN PARTIES
MAY CLAIM AN INTER-
EST AS SPOUSES,
HEIRS, DEVISEES,
GRANTEES, OR OTHER
CLAIMANTS; TENANT
#1; TENANT #2 are the
Defendants, I will sell to
the highest and best bid-
der for cash at SOUTH-
SIDE STEPS OF THE
GADSDEN COUNTY
COURTHOiE at 11:00
a.m., on thel'2nd day of
February, 2007, the follow-
ing described property as
set forth in said Final
Judgment:


BEGIN AT A POINT ON
THE SOUTH SIDE OF
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT WASHINGTON STREET
OF THE SECOND JUDI- IN THE CITY OF QUIN-
CIAL CIRCUIT CY, FLORIDA, (FOR-
IN AND FOR GADSDEN MERELY TOWN OF QUIN-
COUNTY, FLORIDA CY), SEVENTY-TWO (72)
CIVILACTION FEET WEST OF THE
NORTHEAST CORNER
CASE NO. 2006-1318- OF LOT NUMBERED
CA-A SEVENTY-FIVE (75),
DIVISION ACCORDING TO THE
MAP OR PLAT OF THE
WELLS FARGO N.A. AS ORIGINAL TOWN OF
TRUSTEE FOR FIRST QUINCY, FLORIDA, AND
FRANKLIN MORTGAGE THENCE RUN SOUTH
LOAN TRUST 2004- PARALLEL WITH CAL-
FF11, ASSET-BACKED HOUN STREET IN SAID
CERTIFICATES, SERIES CITY OF QUINCY, ONE
2004-FF1l, HUNDRED FIFTY (150).
Plaintiff, FEET TO THE NORTH
BOUNDARY LINE OF
vs. LOT NUMBERED SEV-
ENTY-SIX (76) ACCORD-
LUKE F. STARLING A/K/A ING TO THE MAP OR
LUKE STARLING, et al. PLAT AFORESAID,
Defendantss. THENCE RUN WEST
SIXTY-EIGHT AND ONE
NOTICE OF FORECLO- HALF (68 1/2) FEET,
SURE SALE THENCE NORTH ONE
HUNDRED FIFTY (150)
NOTICE IS HEREBY FEET TO THE SOUTH
GIVEN pursuant to a Final SIDE OF SAID WASH-
Judgment of Mortgage INGTON STREET,
Foreclosure dated THENCE EAST ALONG


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community.
$25,000 D-4326

MIDWAY: 0.15 acre building lot with no further subdividing
in the community. Inside urban service area. Mobile home
allowed.
$16,450 D-4325


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THE SOUTH SIDE OF
SAID WASHINTON
STREET SIXTY-EIGHT
AND ONE-HALF (68 1/2)
FEET TO THE POINT OF
BEGINNING, BEING A
PART OF LOT NUM-
BERED SEVENTY-FIVE
(75), ACCORDING TO
THE MAP OR PLAT OF
SAID ORIGINAL TOWN
OF QUINCY, AS
RECORDED IN PLAT
BOOK 1, PAGE 2, PUB-
LIC RECORDS OF
GADSDEN COUNTY,
FLORIDA, AND A PART
OF THE NORTHWEST
QUARTER OF SECTION
SEVEN (7), TOWNSHIP
TWO (2) NORTH,
RANGE THREE (3)


WEST.
A/K/A 309 W. Washington
Street, Quincy, FL 32351
Any person claiming an
interest in the surplus from
the sale, if any, other than
the property owner as of
the date of the lis pendens
must file a claim within 60
days after the sale.
WITNESS MY HAND and
the seal of this Court on
January 22, 2007.

Nicholas Thomas
Clerk of the Circuit Court

(SEAL)

By Betty Sue Sadberry
Deputy Clerk
2/01&08/07c


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LR DR Kit FR FLRm laundry & off.
Inground pool, fenced back yard,
detached 2 car garage/workshop,

new outside paint, new circuit breaker panel.
Appraisal before paint and panel $225,000.
Sell $225,000.
2 Commercial lots also available.

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(9am-8pm CST)


Request for Proposal
RFP No. 07-02

The Gadsden County Board of County
Commissioners is seeking sealed pro-
posals for the renovation of
Robertsville Park. Proposals will be
received until 10:00 a.m. Wednesday,
February 28, 2007 in the Management
Services Department,.5-B E. Jefferson
Street, Quincy, FL 32351 and opened
immediately thereafter in the Mana-
ger's Conference Room-9 E. Jefferson
Street, Room 208, Quincy, Florida
32351. Scope of Services may be
obtained from the Management
Services Department at 5-B E.
Jefferson Street, Quincy, Florida or by
calling (850) 875-8660. Questions con-
cerning the specifications should be
directed to Charles Chapman at (850)
875-6684. Proposals will not be valid if
not sealed in an envelope marked
"SEALED PROPOSAL" and identified
by the name of the firm, proposal num-
ber and time of opening. The Gadsden
County Board of County Commission-
ers reserves the right to reject any one
proposal or all proposals, any part of
any proposal, to waive any informality
in any proposal, and to award the pur-
chase in the best interest of the County.
EEO/AA.
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Gretna Elementary names teachers of the year


Gretna Elementary' School
would like to honor Ms.
Travetria Austin, chosen to rep-
resent our school as Teacher of
the Year for the 2006-2007
school term.
Ms. Austin is a native of
Gadsden County and attended
school in the district. She is a
graduate from Florida State
University with a Bachelor of
Science in Studio Arts/Graphic
Design.
Ms. Austin serves as the Art
Instructor, as well as, a mentor



NOTICE OF INTENT
TO TRANSMIT
LAND USE
AMENDMENT,

The Planning Commission will hear
an application for an administrative
large scale land use amendment
known as the Jimmie Crowder, Inc.,
Sandstone, Inc., and Allen's
Excavation, Inc. Land Use
Amendment (CPA-2006-16AD(T)).
The County proposes to amend the
Comprehensive Plan, Future Land
Use Map by changing four parcels
totaling 495.6+ acres from the
Agricultural 3 (AG-3) (1:20) and
Commercial (COMM) land use cat-
egories to the Mining land use cate-
gory. The properties are further
described by parcel numbers 5-OL-
OR-OS-0000-59300-0100; 5-OL-OR-
OS-0000-59300-0200; 5-OL-OR-OS-
0000-59300-0300; and 5-OL-OR-OS-
0000-59330-0000 and are located
west-of-Pat--Thomas Parkway (SR-
267), west ,and southwest .of
Sadberry Rodd and surfouinding
Crowder and Roberts Sand Roads.
The meeting will be held Thursday,
February 15, 2007 at 6:00 p.m. in the
Commission meeting room located
at the address below. Persons wish-
ing to review the file on the above
project may come to the Planning
Department at 1B East Jefferson
Street, Quincy, FL, or call (850)
875-8663 for more information.
Persons wishing to comment may do
so at the public hearings or in writ-
ing to the Board of County
Commissioners, 5B East Jefferson
Street, Quincy, Florida 32351.
02/08/07c


for at risk students. She active-
ly participates in various com-
mittees and is eager to lend a
helping hand to her colleagues.
In addition, Ms..Austin was
nominated Rookie of the Year
for Gretna Elementary School
for the 2004-2005 school term.
Ms. Travetria Austin is the
daughter.of Tyrone and Cathy
Austin of Quincy, FL,
Gretna Elementary com-
mends a "Job Well Done" to our
Ms. Austin. Thank you for all
you do.


NOTICE OF INTENT
TO TRANSMIT
LAND USE
AMENDMENT

The Planning Commission will
hear an application for an
administrative large scale land
use amendment known as the St.
Joe Timberland Company and
John E., James H. and Hal G.
Dolan Land Use Amendment
(CPA-2006-16AD(U)). The
County proposes to amend the
Comprehensive Plan, Future
Land Use Map by changing two
parcels totaling 39.7+ acres
from the Rural Residential (RR)
(1:1) land use category to the
Agricultural 3 (AG-3) (1:20)
land use category. The proper-
ties are further described by par-
cel numbers 2-16-3N-6W-0000-
00410-0000 and 2-16-3N-6W-
-0000-00210-0000 and-are locat-
,ed west of,Bonnie Hf1i Road
(CR 269), south of Iolan and
Graceland Roads. The meeting
will be held Thursday, February
15, 2007 at 6:00 p.m. in the
Commission meeting room
located at the- address below.
Persons wishing to review the
file on the above project may
come to the Planning
Department at IB East Jefferson
Street, Quincy, FL, or call (850)
875-8663 for more information.
Persons wishing to comment
may do so at the public hearings
or in writing to the Board of
County Commissioners, 5B East
Jefferson Street, Quincy, Florida
32351. 02/08/07c


Notice of City of Midway

SPlanning and Zoning Board


jNotice is hereby given to all concerned that on February 15, 2007 at 7:00
p.m. at the Midway City'Hall, Midway, Florida 32343. The Planning and
SZoning board members will meet and hear the following applications:

1. Gregory Artis-Annexation (1 acre)

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2. Ochlocknee Rise, LLC-Request for Variance (119.97 acres)

3. Land Development Regulations Discussion

Interested parties may inspect the applications at the Midway City Hall
or appear at the meeting to become informed or to be heard with the
respect to the proposed developments. Contact Deanna Green 574-2355
for more information.
02/08/07c


GES Rookie of the Year

Gretna Elementary School
would like to honor Mrs.
Kameelah Harper-Weeks, cho-
sen to represent our school as
Rookie of the Year for the 2006-
2007 school term:
Mrs. Harper-Weeks is a
native of Monroe, LA. She is a
graduate from Grambling State
University with a Bachelor of
Arts in Mass Communications
with a concentration in Public
Relations.
This is Mrs. Harper-Weeks'
first year at Gretna Elementary
where she is a second grade
teacher. She was previously a
'private tutor with Wellness, Inc.
designing and implementing
skill specific after-school pro-


I donate blood because I
know that my donation will
help save a life. it makes me
feel good to give. I visit this
area often and donate here
every time I can.
-Angela from Naples




NOTICE OF INTENT
TO AMEND LAND
DEVELOPMENT
CODE

The Planning Commission
will hear a request to amend
the Gadsden County Land
Development Code subdivi-
sion regulations and ancillary
development standards and
regulations pertaining to the
subdivision of property
including changes to the
minor subdivision and "two-
for-one" subdivision
processes to provide greater
clarity of how these review
processes are to be imple-
mented. The meeting will be
held Thursday, February 15,
2007 at 6:00 p.m. in the
Commission meeting room
located at the address below.
Persons wishing to review
the file on the above project
may come to the Planning
Department at 1B East
Jefferson Street, Quincy, FL,
or call (850) 875-8663 for
more information. Persons
wishing to comment may do
so at the public hearings or in
writing to the Board of
County Commissioners, 5B
East Jefferson Street,
Quincy, Florida 32351.
02/08/07c


We are

ognize our
Rookie of Harper-Weeks
the Year-
Mrs. Harper-Weeks. We thank
you for all of your hard work
and dedication.

GES school-Related
Employee of the Year

Sharon Davis began working
for the Gadsden County School
Board in November 1999. She
is an Educational
Paraprofessional at Gretna


Elementary
School. She
has a daugh-
ter and a son
(Matilda and
Christopher).
Also she has
a loving
granddaugh- Davis
ter (Taniya).
She is dedicated to the chil-
dren and values their education.
She became one of the five
finalists for the district. Always
there lend a helping hand or
words of encouragement, Ms.
Davis is truly an asset to our
staff.
We honor and thank you for
your commitment to the stu-
dents of Gretna Elementary
School.


Speaking contest winner at GES


Congratulations to our very
own Miss Shanadra Jackson.
Shanadra won 1st place
in the Gadsden County 4-H
Tropicana public speaking con-
test on Jan. 25, 2007.
Shanadra is a 5th grade stu-
dent at Gretna Elementary
School. She is the proud and
intelligent daughter of Freddie
and Andrea Jackson, natives of
Gadsden County.
Shanadra was exposed to 4-
H Tropicana Public sl~eaking


last year in Ms. Therlonge's 4th
grade class during which she
wrote her very first speech enti-
tled: How to Become Popular.
She placed 1st in the school's
speech competition allowing
her the opportunity to partici-
pate in the county competition.
Even though Shanadra did not
place at the district competition
last year, she did not let that
stop her. In fact, she utilized the
skills acquired in 4th grade to
bring -her success in this year's


competition.
By exerting the knowledge
her parents and teachers
instilled in her, Shanadra won
1st place at this year's County
Tropicana Public Speaking con-
test.
We at Gretna Elementary
School commend her for a "Job
Well Done".
We cheer her on as she now
prepares for the District compe-
tition to be held on May 3,
2007. Good Luck!!


HMS math class learning geometry


According to Mrs. F.
Jackson, learning about geome-
try is exciting. Mrs. Jackson is a
mathematics teacher at Havana
Middle School. She said you
can find a geometric shape
everywhere! From the food we
eat to the things we build. We
are influenced by geometric
shapes.
The students are learning
how to calculate the area of
polygons and circles, find sur-
face areas, volumes of prisms,
cylinders, pyramids and cones.
Students are required to com-
plete a variety of daily class-
room assignments and activities.
They are sometimes required to
produce a chapter project.


The photo shows Mrs. F.
Jackson and her class with what
she refers to as an exciting math
experience.


NOTICE OF INTENT
TO TRANSMIT
LAND USE
AMENDMENT

The Planning Commission will
hear an application for a small
scale administrative, land use
amendment known as the
Sprague Land Use Amendment
(CPA-2006-16AD(R)). The
County proposes to amend the
Comprehensive Plan, Future
Land Use Map by changing the
south 8.4 acres of a 20.5 acre
parcel from the Agricultural 3
(AG-3) (1:20) land use category
to the Agricultural 2 (AG-2)
(l:10) land use category. The
property is further described by
parcel number 3-05-2N-lW-
3121-1000-0010 and is located
approximately one (1) mile
north of the intersection of Iron
Bridge Road (CR 153) and
Concord Road (CR 157) on the
eastern side of Concord Road
(CR 157). The meeting will be
held Thursday, February 15,
2007 at 6:00 p.m. in the
Commission meeting room at
the address below. Persons
wishing to review the file on the
above project may come to the
Planning Department at IB East
Jefferson Street. Quincy, FL, or
call (850) 875-8663 for more
information. Persons wishing to
comment may do so at the pub-
lic hearings or in writing to the
Board of County
Commissioners, 5B East
Jefferson Street, Quincy. Florida
32351. '02/08/07c


Parents are invited to log on
to the online study tools for self
check quizzes. The study guides
are found at www.msmath3.net.



NOTICE OF INTENT
TO TRANSMIT
LAND
USE AMENDMENT

The Planning Commission will
hear an application for a large
scale administrative land use
amendment known as the
Lasalle Path Land Use
Amendment (CPA-2006-
16AD(S)). The County proposes
to amend the Comprehensive
Plan, Future Land Use Map by
changing 13.6+ acres from the
Industrial (IND) land use cate-
gory to the Public (PUB) land
use category. The properties are
further described by parcel num-
bers 3-17-2N-3W-0000-00450-
0300 and 3-17-2N-3W-0000-
00450-0200 and. are located
southwest of Highway 90, south
of Lesalle Lefalle Drive, east of
Strong Road and west of Ranch
Road. The meeting will be held
Thursday, February 15, 2007 at
6:00 p.m. in the Commission
meeting room located at the
address below. Persons wishing
to review the file on the above
project may coine to the
Planning Department at I B East
Jefferson Street, Quincy, FL, or
call (850) 875-8663 for more
information. Persons wishing to
comment may do so at the pub-
lic hearings or in writing to the
Board of County
Commissioners, 5B East
Jefferson Street, Quincy. Florida
32351.
0?/OS/07c


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NOTICE OF INTENT TO AMEND THE
LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE:
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE GADSDEN COUNTY
LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE CHAPTER 2, DEFINITIONS
AND INTERPRETATIONS, SECTION 2100, DEFINITIONS,
SUBSECTION 2102, SPECIFICALLY; CHAPTER 5 DESIGN
STANDARDS, SECTION 5100, RESIDENTIAL STAN-
DARDS, SUBSECTION 5103, GENERAL DESIGN STAN-
DARDS, SUBSECTION 5104, RESIDENTIAL INFILL
DEVELOPMENT; CHAPTER 6 SUBDIVISIONS, SECTION
6000, ESTABLISHMENT OF REGULATIONS FOR SUBDI-
VISION OF LAND, SUBSECTION 6002, PROHIBITED
ACTS, SUBSECTION 6003 PROCEDURES, AND AMEND-
ING SUBSECTION 6600 EXCEPTIONS, BY DESCRIBING
LIMITATIONS ON EXEMPTIONS TO DENSITY. AND
REVIEW PROCEDURES FOR IMMEDIATE FAMILY SUB-
DIVISIONS; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS, PROVIDING
FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFEC-
TIVE DATE. (LDR-2007-01)

The applicant, Gadsden County, is proposing changes to the
County's Subdivision regulations and the Immediate Family
Exemption process. The Board of County Commissioners will
hear the application, receive public comment and conduct the
first reading of the ordinance on Tuesday, February 20, 200)7.
The second reading of the ordinance adopting the amendment
will be held Tuesday, March 6, 2007. The meetings will be held
at 6:00 pm in the Commission meeting room located at the
address below. More information can be obtained on the pro-
posed changes at the Department of Growth Management, IB
East Jefferson Street, Quincy Florida, 875-8663. Persons wishing
to comment may do so at the public hearings or in writing to the

Quincy Florida 32351.
02/08/07c


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Striving for excellence at St. John


The Gadsden County Times February 8,2007 B9


FCAT from Page B 1


The students in Ms.
Barbara Pugh's second grade
at St. John Elementary School
started the New Year off by
setting a goal to make 100%
on every Accelerated Reading
book test. Students are learn-
ing how to demonstrate suc-
cessful reading experiences.
Reading practice required at
home and at school everyday
for at least 30 minutes. Ms.
Pugh posts the top readers'
photo every week on the AR
wall to track students' reading
success; enabling students to
become fluent readers.
At the end of every month,
"Lay Back and Read Day is
slated. Students with an 85%
AR reading average can
pick-a-prize from the teacher's
treasure chest. The Class New
Year's Motto : No Excuses
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Hero Award for students who
gave their best effort; the
Newscasters' Award, for exposi-
tory writing; and the Picasso
Award, for creativity.
"We're getting ready to beat
that FCAT on Tuesday and
Wednesday," said assistant prin-
cipal Abbey Dixon. "We're
going to beat that FCAT down."
Dixon then produced a plastic
shopping bag filled with good-
ies, to be given to each student
on test day, and explained the
choice of contents.
"Red hots for red-hot details.
Flavored pixie sticks to stick
it to the FCAT writing test.
Blow pops you're going to
blow that FCAT away. Potato
chips begin the essay by
catching the reader's attention
and making them want more. A
pencil to remind you about
writing details and elaboration.
And an eraser just in case you
make a few mistakes," she said.
"Then we have Hershey's kisses
- they represent all the good
luck we are wishing for you -
hugs and kisses from your
moms and dads, from Ms.


Virgil .... hugs and kisses all the,
way around."
Virgil then reminded students
to get a good supper and break-
fast and a good night's rest
before reporting to school on
FCAT days.
"Good listeners make good
writers," she said. "Come to
school tomorrow with an 'I can
do' attitude,'" she said.
Fourth-grader DaQuan
Woodard has that and more.
The recipient of a Picasso
Award, he praised the pep rally
and the weeks spent in prepara-
tion for the test.
"I think it's a great thing for
kids to do, because it gives you.
tips about what you can do to
do better," he said.
Zantarius Jakes, who earned a
Gourmet Chef Award, had little
doubt he was ready for the test.
He said his favorite thing about
.writing is "It lets you think a
lot, you come up with new
ideas."
The Florida Writes portion of
the FCAT is given to children
in fourth, eighth and 10th
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St. John speaking


competition winners

St. John Elementary School held it annual 4-H Tropicana
Public Speaking Competition coordinated by Mrs. Cynthia
Hagins, Guidance Counselor on Thursday, January 18, 2007.
The winners of the 4-H Tropicana Public Speaking Competition
are as follows: First Place Denisha Walker, Second Place -
Chrimontrez Jones and Third Place Ariel Howard. The stu-
dents speeches were dynamic and very intriguing. A special
thanks goes out to all of the judges for the competition, retired
educators Mrs. Hattie Bowers and Mrs. Lizzie Thomas. Florida
A & M University School Psychology Practicum Students- Ms.
Carol Cyprian, Mr. Rashid Mason, Ms. Chantal Madhoo and 11
Ms. Roxanne Simpson. School Psychologist Mrs. Felita Henry
and Mrs. Benita Rittman. Faculty, staff and parents are
extremely proud of our winners.



HMS goes red for women LPN Club to
hold drawing
Stop Heart Disease is the for Valentine
^ e theme of the go red for women
/, ,, campaign. The go red for baskets at BC


Crossroad kicks off
Black History Month

To kick off Black History
Month, Crossroad Academy
Charter School of Business
makes literacy a significant part
of its celebration by hosting the
Eighteenth Annual National
African American Read-In on
Monday, February 5, 2007.
Mrs. Inez M. Holt, board chair-
person, invited parents, teach-
ers, businessperson, elected
officials and representatives
from professional and civic
organizations to participate with
her in this initiative and read to
students beginning at 9:00 a.m.
Participants agreed to pur-
chase and read from their choice
of books authored by African
American professional or
novice writers and donate that
book to the school's library. In
additional to celebrating Black
History Month, the event's pur-
pose serves to encourage read-
ing among the Crossroad family
and to help build the school's
library.
The Read-In is a national
event sponsored by the Black
Caucus of the National Council
of Teachers of English.


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awareness to the fact that
heart disease is the number
one killer of women. Havana
Middle School in its health
consciousness decides to par-
ticipate in the go red for
women campaign. The faculty
and staff were all decked out
in their red. The purpose was
also to arouse curiosity in the
students. They were success-
ful. The photo shows just a
few of the HMS employees
who participated in the go red
for women campaign.


Bainbridge College LPN
Club for Licensed Practical
Nursing students will have a
drawing for each of two
Valentine Baskets Feb. 14 at 3
p.m. in Student Center on Main
Campus. Donations of $5 per
ticket will support the LPN
Club. The baskets, each valued
at $50-$100 or more, will be on
view in the Student Center Feb.
8. For ticket information contact
LPN Instructor Michele L.
Miller at 229-515-4426.


RFM students named as Fellows


Presbyterian College in Clinton, S.C. has recently
recognized three Robert E Munroe Day School jun-
iors as Fellows.
These three were chosen because they have
excelled academically. This long established pro-
gram offers scholarship opportunities to exceptional
students.
The award is given to two young women and one
young man who have accumulated averages of B+ or
better for the previous 2 years and have scored at least
1200 on the PSAT/SAT or 27 on the ACT.
The Junior Fellows receive consideration for top


schQlarships to attend Presbyterian College including
a $2000 scholarship over four years and the possibil-
ity of full four-year awards. Each student will receive
a citation designating the Junior Fellow Award.
The young man is Alex Clark of Quincy. The two
young women are Cara Fullerton and Malorie
McKinnon, both of Havana. Each will be recognized
on Awards Day in May. Presbyterian College
acknowledges and encourages a continued high-qual-
ity performance within the classroom. The Junior
Fellow Day visitation on the campus in South
Carolina is scheduled for April.


*Honors


Gretna Elementary School
Student Recognition 2nd Nine Weeks


Principal's List
Ti'Lysha Parks, Ta'Nija Watson,Vanesssa Rodriguez, Damian
Mitchell-Williams, Alexa Gallegos, Roberto Hernandez, Mayra
Leal, Shamiah Roney, Joana Jackson, Jorge Rosa-Pineda, Stacy
Tinner

Honor Roll
Terecia Walker, Corderius Belford, Rubi Castro, India Barnes,
Dramia Bennet, Justin Butler, Curtis Crittenden, Jarquavious Gunn,
Tamia Hinson, Jalynn Jacobs, Shaina Jackson, DeErick, Lenvontae
Brown, Taleah Fryson, Charlene Fryson, KeAgnes Hall, Trevon
Hayes, Khalil Hobbs, Shakiria Hopkins,. Marquell Keys,
KeAmbernique Mason, Nardiyjah McClain, Taniya Williams,
Roxanna Alvaaos-Lopez, Jamell Hall, Juan Lopez, Zainbria
Dupont, Tobias Eady, Imani Gunn, Garterrious Lawson, Jesus
Lopez, Latia Mitchell-Williams, Brianna Pride, Erykah Tinner,
Darrell Bradwell, Tyrayvio Dubose, Destinee Eaves, De'vontez
Lanier, Azariah McMillan, Vanessa Cartajena, Shakilya Hopkins
Marquise Williams, Quaneesha Wilson, Emanuel Paredes, Jamila
Scott, Donecia McClure, Quentin Paige, Estrella Romulo, Tatianna
Young, Kelvin Hunter, I'Juan Davis, Tre'Shon Black, Keylee Castro,
Derrick Daniels, Te'Ricca Daniels, Daniel Leal, Braxton Thomas,
Keyida Thompson, Jada Rogers, Alashanae Pride, Caleb Lee,
A'leeyah Williams, Raquel Simmons, Khadijah Baker, Alesia
Tinner, D'Erykah Wright, Keyonna Miller, Monisha Lanier,
Teambranique Daniels, Ycedrah West, Jewelisia Fagg, Charles
Hunter, Jaelen Jackson, Nykeria Williams, Chelsea Home, Jameecia
Grimes, Shaniqua Allen, Faviola Corona, Shanadra Jackson, Malik
Moore, Victoria Ospina, Wisheka Williams, Nohemi Alonso, Luis
Quintanilla, Brittany Rollins

Citizenship
Rubi Castro, Corderius Belford, Niyoche McTier, Terecia
Walker, Ta'Nija Watson, Guadalupe Zuniga, India Barnes, Diamond
Carter, Curtis Crittenden, Tamia Hinson, Jalynn Jacobs, DeErick
Kelly,Lenvontae Brown, Charlene Fryson, Trevon Hayes, Khalil
Hobbs, Shakiria Hopkins, Taniya Williams, Roxanna Alvaos-Lopez,
Fa'Deldrick' Hannah, Damian Mitchell-Williams, Vanessa
Rodriguez, Alexis Romulo, Tobias Eady, Latia Mitchell-Williams,
Tyree Monroe, Brianna Pride, Erykah Tinner, Roberto Hernandez,
Alexa Gallegos, Leal Mayra Jacqueline, Azariah McMillan,
Shrendria Thurman, Tyrayvio Dubose, Estrella Romulo, Sharnell
Brooks, Ahmad Gainer, Kelvin Hunter, Janila Scott, Shamiah
Roney, Titianna Young, I'Juan Davis, Te'Ricca Daniels, Derrick
Daniels, Mailik Barkley, Markell Kelly, Keylee Castro, Tatiana
Guitierrez, Daniel Leal, Jorge Rosa-Pineda, Braxton Thomas,
Keyida Thompson, Alexia Tinner, Carlos Saracay, Magali Corona,
Dereka Fitzgerald, Johnny.Dixon, Kaleel Fields, Nykeria Williams,
Chelesa Horne, Keyshawn Melvin, Jewelisia Fagg, Charles Hunter,
Keyonna Miller, Teambranique Daniels, Monisha Lanier, Jose
Orozco, Delmy Saracay, Ycedrah West, Wisheka Williams,
Amairani Trejo, Quindeejah Safford, Carlos Romero, Malik Moore,
Faviola Corona, Reeshara Pullen Shandreka Paul, Oscar Paredes,
Victoria Ospina, Shanadra Jackson, Ana Hernandez, Shalonda
McCray, Ariel Pete, Luis Quintanilla, Brittany Rollins, Mario
Romulo

St. John Elementary School
Second Nine Weeks Principal's List


Mrs. Batts' Class
Jada Lindsey
Mrs. House's Class
Dionte Williams
Mrs. Glover
Ty'Shawn Starks
Ma'Kiyah Pruitt
Belinda Smith
Ms. Green's Class
Alaysha Howard
Jordan Lee
Ms. Howard's Class
Ayonna Scott
Janilah Lockwood
Mrs. Kindell's Class
Sierra Evans


Fernanda Rincon
Ms. Monroe's Class
Tanaya Byrd '
Ah'miyah Shaw
Mrs. Davis' Class
Xym'aryah Wiggins
Kaleycia Brown
Nereida Ruiz

Ms. Anderson's Class
Russell Harrison
Shontiarra Akins
Mishia Johnson
Mrs. McCaskill's Class
Robert Eason
Mr. Franklin's Class
Denisha Walker


CPA student goes to spelling bee gtSbe ttCot4CWty


St. John Elementary School
Second Nine Weeks A-B Honor Roll List


Last quarter, Carter-
Parramore student
Jhamycianna Hicks, partici-
pated in a district-wide
spelling bee. Hicks was select-
ed because she is the best
speller in her grade level.
Though she fell short of win-
ning, Jhamycianna was
awarded a trophy and certifi-
cate for her efforts.
When asked if she enjoyed
the spelling bee, she respond-
ed, "Yes, I did because I real-
ly wanted to be in the spelling
bee. I had fun."
Hicks is in the fifth grade
and a student of Mylena
Mixon, the school's elemen-
tary teacher. According to
Mixon, "Jhamycianna is a
good student that performs
well and is determined."


school lunch menu

Thursday, Feb. 8
Breakfast: Assorted cereal with toast, variety of mixed fruit.
Lunch: Meat loaf with tomato sauce, roll, cole slaw, marshmal-
low sweet potatoes, peanut butter cookie.
Friday, Feb. 9
Breakfast: Cheese grits & ham, toast, 100% fruit juice.
Lunch: Sliced turkey with gravy and roll, mashed potatoes, cin-
namon apple sauce, fruited Jell-O.
Monday, Feb. 12
Breakfast: Banana muffin, toast, 100% orange juice.
Lunch: Spaghetti with meat sauce, garlic toast, seasoned greens
beans, pineapple upside-down cake.
Tuesday, Feb. 13
Breakfast: Cheese grits with biscuit and turkey, variety of mixed
fruit.
Lunch: Chicken and yellow rice, roll, cole slaw, pear slices,
chocolate chip cookie.
Wednesday, Feb. 14
Breakfast: Assorted cereal with toast, 100% pineapple fruit juice.
Lunch: Early release


Mrs. Batt's Class
Davontraiz Green
Tre'Veon Harris
Julian Harrison
Destiny Hosten
Tionne James
Chi-Terra Lewis
Jakerriaya Lewis
DaWanna McNealy
Jaylon Taylor
Destiny Wood
Mrs. House's Class
Shaun-Travis McGriff
Lauren Holloway
Jordan Byrd
Haylei Walker
Del'Kendrick Allen
Mrs. Glover's Class
Justina Holloman
Ly'Kimbria Jackson
Azariah McGriff
Ms. Green
Derek Curry


Deasia McNealy
Alexis Walker
Myron Tillman
Shikerria Esland
Ms. Howard's Class
Lucia Hernandez
Marisol Herrera
Mrs. Kindell's Class
Jordan Brown
Marquise Sailor
Ms. Monroe's Class
Takayla Davis
Jaddia Green
JaMichael Ray
Andrew Reddick
Montyerra Woodard
Mrs. Davis' Class
Maria Yzaguirre
Delia Rodriguez
Mrs. Pugh's Class
LeDaysha Daniels

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GEMS selects SREOY and TOY 2006-2007


Shavonte Hall
Kateshia Jackson
Keyaria James
DaMaya Moten
Ms. Anderson's Class
Jakori Pennick
Eldrick Hatten
Jabari Richardson
Mrs. McCaskill's Class
Tanesha Chavers
Juan Delafuente
Montrell Harris
Daviana Wooden
Ms. Givens' Class
Jasmine Murphy
Derrick Jackson
Deshard Daniels
Mrs. McMillian's Class


Nickolas Bittle
Joshua Butler-Holt
Jarvis Dilworth
Onyx Franklin
Roderick Wilkins
Eriel Armitage
Ms. Jerome
Ariel Howard
Montavious Thompson
Ms. Mason's Class
LeAndrea Daniels
Alicia Evans
Mr. Franklin's Class
Christopher Clemons
Stone Franklin
Kaliyah Martin
Shondra Perry
D'Asia Warner


TCC notes

FSU Advising Day at TCC

On Wednesday, February 14, Florida State advisors, honors-in-the-
major, and admission staff will be on the campus of TCC to answer all
questions about course pre-requisites, admissions requirements, and all
aspects of completing an education at FSU. Advisors will be set up in the
TCC Student Union Ballroom from 10 a.m. 3 p.m. Students can sched-
ule an appointment by visiting the TCC Student Success Center on the
second floor of the Student Union, or by calling (850) 201-8440. Walk-
ins are welcome! All students are asked to please bring a copy of their
transcripts to the appointment.


Gadsden Elementary Magnet
School is very proud to recog-
nize our nominations for Teacher
of the Year and School Related
Employee of the Year for the-
2006-2007 school year.
Mrs. Jamila Gilyard, our
Teacher of the Year, is an out-
standing Pre-Kindergarten
teacher that has been teaching in
the Gadsden County School
District for eight years. Mrs.
Gilyard holds a Masters Degree
in Early Childhood Education.
from Florida State University,
BS Degree in Elementary
Education from Florida State
University and an AA Degree
from Tallahassee Community
College. When asked how she
felt about being selected as TOY
she stated, "It is an honor to be
chosen by my peers and I thank
my family for encouraging me to
pursue my career as an early
childhood educator". Mrs.
Gilyard also stated that she
believes all children can learn.
She enjoys spending time with
family and friends, exercising,
shopping and reading. Mrs.


Mrs. Jamila Gilyard
Gilyard has implemented varied
instructional strategies within
the classroom to enhance student
learning and she makes sure that
they get the necessary assistance
to excel at Gadsden Elementary
Magnet School.
Ms. Elizabeth Williams is our
School Related Employee of the
Year. Ms. Williams is an out-
standing Para-Professional that
has been with the Gadsden
County School District for seven
years. She provides assistance to
teachers in grades K-3 with
small group instruction, updat-
ing portfolios, correcting papers,


preparing work, assessing stu-
dents. When asked how she felt
about being selected as SREOY
she stated, "I am very honored
and humbled that my peers
thought enough of me to select
me to represent our school; I
believe that it's all about the kids,
they are #1". Ms. Williams
enjoys spending time with her
children, grandchildren, fishing
and gardening. She loves her job
and she often goes the extra mile
by arriving at school early or
staying late to assist in making
sure materials are ready for our
students. She starts the day with
words of encouragement and just
being a wonderful friend to all
she meets and a very supportive
co-worker to all. Ms. Williams
also exhibits leadership qualities
by serving as chairperson of the
Hospitality Committee, serving
on the Grandparents' Day
Committee and various school
program committees. She is
always willing to work on any
committee and assists in any task
where help is needed. She is also
a very active member of her


Mrs. Elizabeth Williams
church and the Midway commu-
nity. She has great concern for
the youth and volunteers in vari-
ous programs that help and assist
them, and is very faithful in vis-
iting the elderly and offering
them encouragement. Above all,
Ms. Williams always exhibits a
very caring attitude towards
GEMS students. She is anxious
to see them succeed and often
gives that "little" extra encour-
agement to students needing a
little extra help and self confi-
dence.
Congratulations to these
excellent staff members.


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A Heretic Silenced


I do not feel obliged to believe that the some
God who endowed us with sense, reason, and
intellect intended us to forgo their use.
Galileo Galilel

In February 1631, Galileo Galilei, a sixty-four
year old Italian university professor, pub-.
lished his book Dialogue Concerning the
Two Chief World Systems. Less than eight-
een months later, the Catholic Church had
sentenced him to life imprisonment. What
was his crime?


Galileo wrote that the sun, and not the earth,
was the center of the universe. It was not the
first time Galileo and the Church had clashed.
Sixteen years earlier, the Church issued an
injunction that ordered Galileo:

.... to abandon completely the above-mentioned
opinion that the sun stands still at the center of
the world and the earth moves, and henceforth
not to hold, teach, or defend it in any way what-
ever, either orally or in writing; otherwise the Holy
Office would start proceedings against him.

By publishing his book,
Galileo was flaunting
this directive, which
infuriated his old
friend, Maffeo
Barberini, known
to the world as
Pope Urban VIII.

By early sum-
mer, the Pope
ordered distribu-
tion of Galileo's
i book halted, He
appointed a spe-
cial commission
to review the
S .-- book. With their


The Galileo Project

In 1993, Professor Albert van Helden of Rice
University started this resource with the assis-
tance of other faculty members and students.
It offers comprehensive resources that dis-
cuss Galileo, his life, contemporary society,
and details many of the challenges he faced
during his lifetime.

Web Address: http:lltinyurl.com/4oona


Trial of Galileo Galilei

This is part of the Famous Trials resource devel-
oped under the direction of Professor Doug
Linder of the University of Missouri at Kansas
City. Included are numerous primary docu-
ments, a chronology, brief biographies of key
figures, and relevant scriptural references.


Web Address: http://tinyurl.com/6te9s


findings in hand,the Pope referred the matter of
Galileo Galilei to the Inquisition on September
23,1632.

Composed of seven cardinals, the Inquisition
was charged with eradicating heresies,
Although Galileo was ill: he was forced to travel
from Florence to
Rome for his trial, r
which was held
the following
April. The out-
come was a fore-
gone conclusion,
and in June 1633,
they released
their verdict: I'\ 'i \


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to formal imnpus-
onment in this
Holy Office at our


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salutary penance
we impose on you to recite the seven itential
Psalms once a week foi the ne'xt tiee years.

According to Albert Einstein, Galileo is the
father of modern science. According to seven-
teenth century authorities, he was a heretic.
Find out more about the man and his work.
Take the Web Journey.

Next Week:
In His Day, He Was More Popular than Stephen
King and Tom Clancy Combined.


The Nine Planets

Created by Bill Arnett for the organization
Students for the Exploration and
Development of Space, this resource pro-
vides an opportunity to explore the planets
within our solar system. Well documented, it
includes images of each planet together
with references to other sources.

Web Address: http://tinyurl.com/643ua


IT HAPPENED

THIS WEEK!


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Thircugh ihe American University collegeof Law.
On February 12,1914. ground was broken for this
Washington monument honoang the nations six-
teenth President. Since its completion in 1922,the
monument served as the site for a 1939 concert by
singer MVarian Anderson, an African American who
was banned from performing in Constitution Hall by
the Daughters of the American Revolution. It also
served as the site of Martin Luther King's 1963
"I Have a Dream"speech. What is the name of the
monument?
Do you need to find the answer, or get more infor-
mation? Go to http:l/tinyurl.com/46mz3


FLORIDA

FAST FACT

If so,Tallahassee
resident Regina
Blackstone deserves
your thanks. An
Shscetdavid gardener, she
,has created a
resource for
Northwest Florida
Napoleon Lajole. Through the
National Baseball Hall of Fame gardeners.
Motivated by her
own need to find plants for her garden, she makes
available an online resource of two hundred and
ninety eight plants that are particularly well suited
to Panhandle growing.
You can visit the Northwest Florida Shade Plant
Database at http://tinyurl.com/3qu9h


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TCC kicks off celebration of African-American History Month


Tallahassee Community
College's annual celebration of
African-American History
Month kicked off on January 22
with the unveiling of its popular
African-American History
Month Calendar. However, the
official month-long celebration
began on Thursday and the col- -
lege will offer a number of
opportunities over the next 28
days to celebrate the accom-
plishments of African-
Americans who have made sig-
nificant contributions world-
wide.
TCC's Student Government
Association is assisting in this
year's celebration by sponsoring
three events, including the
African-American History
Month Kickoff on Thursday,
February 1 and the Inaugural
"Cotton Club" event on Friday,


TCC notes


for Feb.

Black History Month
Activities
Next week, TCC will host
"Sankofa" on Tuesday and
Wednesday, February 6 and 7
from 9 a.m. 5 p.m. in the Student
Union Ballroom. "Sankofa" is lit-
erally a museum on wheels, con-
taining almost $1 million in his-
toric artifacts, dating African-
American history back to 1860.
The event will feature curator
Angela Jennings. On Wednesday,
visitors can also stop by and take
advantage of a free Health Fair
exhibit from 10:30 a.m. 1 p.m. in
the Student Union Ballroom.
Vendors representing various
aspects of the community as well
as TCC will be on campus. Blood
pressure, sickle-cell and wellness
screenings will be available to all
who attend.

Youth from Leon and the sur-
rounding counties will convene at
TCC for "Youth Day" on Tuesday,
February 13 from 10- 11 a.m. The
event will provide participants
with an opportunity to heat from
Christopher Evans, SGA
President, Florida State University
and Phillip Agnew, SGA
President, Florida A&M
University. On February 15,
TCC's SGA will sponsor
"AIDS/HIV Day" from 12:30 -
2:30 p.m. in the Student Union.
Free HIV andAIDS testirig will be
provided for all students.

TCC in Peru
Tallahassee Community
College president Bill Law invites
you to join him on an 18-day trip
of a lifetime to Peru, the ultimate
destination of South America.
This tour will be led by Betty
Jensen, TCC counselor and inter-
national student advisor, and a
native of Peru. Everyone is invited
to come experience the diverse
culture, coastal deserts, farming
oasis, quaint villages, the Amazon
basin, and the tall Andes
Mountains where the mystery and
intrigue of the ancient Inca
Empire still lies. Cost for the 18-
day trip is a reasonable $2,700 and
spaces are filling up fast, so call
Betty today at (850) 201-8457 or
e-mail her at jensenb@tcc.fl.edu
to reserve your spot or for more
information.

"A Low Dose of Menace"
A solo exhibit by painter John
Wilson is on display in the TCC
Fine Art Gallery, January
8 February 8 from Noon 4
p.m. Wilson's bright colors and
stylized compositions investigate
man's depiction of animal
imagery. Wilson asks, "Are people
compelled to represent beasts
because we see something human
in them, or because we see some-
thing animal in ourselves?" For
more information, call (850) 201-
8713 or (850) 201- 8083.

FREE Construction Skills


Training
TCC and Workforce Plus are
offering construction skills train-
ing classes free of charge, as part
of the Florida Rebuilds Initiative,
in the areas of Masonry,
Plumbing, Residential Electrical,
and HVAC. Classes will be held at
TCC and at Gadsden Technical
Institute. Reserve your seat now
by calling (850) 922-0023.


February 2. The "Cotton Club"
will feature Black on Black
Rhyme and other live entertain-
ment. Admission is $2 for TCC
students with a valid student ID
(plus one guest). All proceeds
go to Project Medishare. The
event will take place from 7
p.m. to midnight in TCC's
Student Union Ballroom.
Next week, TCC will host
"Sankofa" on Tuesday and
Wednesday, February 6 and 7
from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the
Student Union Ballroom.
"Sankofa" is literally a museum
on wheels, containing almost $1
million in historic artifacts, dat-


ing African-American history
back to 1860. The event will
feature curator Angela Jennings.
On Wednesday, visitors can also
stop by and take advantage of a
free Health Fair exhibit from
10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the
Student Union Ballroom.
Vendors representing various
aspects of the community as
well as TCC will be on campus.
Blood pressure, sickle-cell and
wellness screenings will be
available to all who attend.
Youth from Leon and the
surrounding counties will con-
vene at TCC for "Youth Day"
on Tuesday, February 13 from


10 to 11 a.m. The event will
provide participants with an
opportunity to hear from
Christopher Evans, SGA
President, Florida State
University and Phillip Agnew,
SGA President, Florida A&M
University.
On February 15, TCC's SGA
will sponsor "AIDS/HIV Day"
from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the
Student Union. Free HIV and
AIDS testing will be provided
for all students.
The final scheduled event for
the month is the popular Gospel
Extravaganza and Soul Food
Fest, which will take place on


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Thursday, February 22 in the
Student Union Ballroom. The
event will showcase local
gospel choirs and entertainers,
including: Voices in Praise
(VIP) of Springhill Road
Church of Christ, Miles Gospel
Singers of Philadelphia P.B. and
the Tallahassee Police


Department Choir. The Soul
Food Fest begins at 6:15 p.m.
followed by entertainment at 7
p.m.
For more information on
TCC's celebration of African-
American History Month, con-
tact Cherry Alexander at 850-
201-6109.


2007 2008
Gadsden County School Board
Head Start / Pre-K Registration
School Day Program
All Registrations will be held from
9:00am 2:00pm
at the
HEAD START / PRE-KINDERGARTEN OFFICE
500 West King Street, Quincy, FL 32351
(850) 627-3861
March 6 Havana Elementary for 3 & 4 year olds*
March 7 St. John Elementpry for 4 year olds only*
March 8 George W. Munroe Elementary for 4 year olds only*
March 9 Chattahoochee Elementary for 4 year olds only*
March 12 Stewart Street Elementary for 4 year olds only*
March 13 Gretna Elementary for 3 & 4 year olds only*
March 14 Greensboro Elementary for 4 year olds only*
March 15 Midway Head Start for 3 & 4 year olds*.
March 16 Quincy Area Three's for 3 year olds only*
WE DO NOT DISCRIMINATE AGAINST CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS
Three Year Olds Four Year Olds
Child must be three years old by Child must be four years old by
September 1, 2007 September 1, 2007
Child IS required to attend Child IS required to attend

The following items are required at the time of
registration for all children:
*Certified Birth Certificate
-Proof of Florida Residency (Two forms of proof of address
with parent's name and address. No P.O. Boxes please.)
*Updated Shot Record (Must Include Chicken Pox Vaccine)
-School Physical Form (Must be less than one year old
when school begins)
*Written proof of income (W-2 Form(s) preferred)
*Medicaid Card (If applicable)
-Social Security Card

2007 2008 Gadsden Elementary Magnet School
All Registrations will be at Gadsden Elementary Magnet School

PRE-K REGISTRATION March 27-28 8:30am 5:30pm
Four-Year Olds Only Child must be four years old by September 1, 2007
Application & Assessment will be by appointment only.
Please call 627-7557 to make an appointment.

The following items are required at time of registration:
*Certified Birth Certificate
*Proof of Florida Residency (Two forms of proof of address
with parent's name and address. No P.O. Boxes please.)
*Updated Shot Record (Must include Chicken Pox Vaccine)
*School Physical Form (Must be less than one year old when school begins)
*Written proof of income (W-2 Form(s) preferred)
*Social Security Card

K-6TH GRADE March 26-30 9:00am 2:00pm
Applications and MOST recent Test Scores will be accepted only on the
dates and during the times listed above.


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Your Certified Firestone Farm Tire Dealer has the tires you need and the Dual & Fuel rebate form to complete and return for your debit card. To locate
your nearest Certified Firestone Farm Tire Dealer, visit www.firestoneag.com.

CHOOSE THE TRACTOR TIRES THAT SAVE FUEL AND GET A REBATE THAT SAVES MONEY! VISIT YOUR CERTIFIED FIRESTONE FARM TIRE DEALER TODAY.


QUINCY TIRE

905 W.Jefferson

Quincy, FL

850-627-6050


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*0ffer valid from 211/07 through' r 1 I, :.I 1 ... I I ..I... I1i., '. .1 I.I I'. I., will be delivered i form of debit cari valid for purchase of fuel and other products. Limit of one rebate for radial rear tractor tires and
one rebate for premium bins rear tires per alarm, Ihonsehold or person. Offer subject to Te ns and Conlitions available on rebate torn and at www.firestoneag.com. Void wh ere prohibited, taxed or restricted.


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