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Hardee County's Hometown Coverage


109th Year, No. 25
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Hurricane Season Opens Monday


By JOAN SEAMAN
Of The Herald-Advocate
Ana, Bill, Claudette and
Danny could be among 2009's
first visitors.
They are standing in line,


each trying to replace the six
consecutive storms which hit
the United States in the 2008
hurricane season.
Predictions this year are for
14 named storms. seven hurri-


canes destined to make landfall
in the U.S. from Louisiana to
Florida, and possibly three of
them to be of Category 3 or
higher.
Hurricane season begins
Monday and continues through
November 30, giving ample
time for people to prepare for
whichever storms may come.
A smart idea is to get the
2009-10 All Hazards Guide,


available at many stores and
businesses, in both English and
Spanish, or stop by the
Emergency Management
Center at 404 W. Orange St.,
Wauchula.
This year's guide has 28
pages of all kinds of informa-
tion, including tropical weather
and hurricane hazards, prepar-
ing your home, pets, people
with special needs. operating a


generator safely, conventional
home and mobile home safety,
thunderstorms and lightning,
heat and cold, floods and
drought, terrorism or pandemic
flu outbreaks and more.
PERSONAL
PREPAREDNESS
Buy supplies a little at a time
over the next several weeks.
Each week, get some canned


meats and fish, fruits and veg-
etables, fruit juices and soup.
Stock up on baby formula and
food, pet food, peanut butter
and jelly, bottled water, dispos-
able plates and utensils, paper
towels and aluminum foil, and
at least a gallon of water per
person per day, enough for three
days.
Do you have on hand any of
See HURRICANE 2A


PHOTO BY RALPH HARRISON
The 233 members of Hardee Senior High School's graduating Class of 2009 will collect their diplomas In commencement exercises Saturday morning at 10.


Class Of 2009


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By KASEY HELMS
Of The Herald-Advocate
This Saturday morning, the
Hardee Senior High School
Class of 2009 will trade in text-
books and tests for tassels and
diplomas.
Two hundred thirty-three stu-
dents will walk across the stage
at this year's commencement
ceremony, beginning at 10 a.m.
at the Hardee County Cattle-
man's Arena off Altman and
Stenstrom roads in Wauchula.
The processional of "Pomp &
Circumstance," played by
Exceptional Student Education
Director Dot Bell, will begin
the ceremony, followed by the
presentation of colors by the Air
Force Junior Reserve Officer
Training Corps.
Student Body President
Bailee Williams will lead the
Pledge of Allegiance and Ben
Krause, student body chaplain,


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will give the invocation.
Offering a welcome to fami-
lies, friends and seniors will be
Principal Mike Wilkinson, fol-
lowed by a special presentation
by Alan Jay Wildstein.


Delivering the salutatorian
speech will be Kaitlyn Justice.
A five-person valedictorian
speech will be given by co-
valedictorians Shelby Durr-
See CLASS OF 2009 3A


Student A Dual Grad:

High School & College
One Hardee Senior High School student will be celebrating the
unique accomplishment of graduating from high school and col-
lege in the same month.
Cayla Kilgore, 17, of Wauchula, received an associate in arts
degree at South Florida Community College's commencement
exercises on May 7. Ironically, her high-school graduation comes
after that, with Hardee Senior High School's Class of 2009 on
Saturday.
Two years ago, Kilgore, the daughter of Debra and Johnny
Kilgore, set the goal of using SFCC's Early College/Dual
Enrollment Program to earn- her AA degree by the time she gradu-
ated from high school. Today, she is proud to have reached that
dual milestone and is making plans for tbe future.
Kilgore opted for dual enrollment during the summer following
her sophomore year because she needed to repeat a high-school
course. "I messed up on a class," she explains. "It was going to
See STUDENT 4A

Detours Ahead For

County Line Road


By SAVANNAH FAIRCLOTH
Herald-Advocate Intern
Folks who live near County
Line Road Bridge will need to
set their alarm clocks a little bit
earlier Monday morning to pre-
pare for possible detours as re-
placement of the bridge begins.
The total transformation of
the structure includes taking the
single-lane restricted-weight
wooden bridge and turning it
into a 32-foot-wide two-lane
concrete bridge.
Instead of using County Line
Road Bridge, which is about 4-
1/2 miles west of U.S. 17 at the
northern boundary of the coun-
ty, travelers headed either east-
or westbound will be directed to


use detour roads.
Detour roads include both
County Road 664, also known
as Main Street in Bowling
Green, and Pool Road. Pool
Road will be the detour to
.Paynes Creek Church.
Due to a joint agreement
between Hardee and Polk coun-
ties, the Polk County Public
Works Department will be
overseeing the bridge work.
Once construction has begun,
workers will strive to have the
new bridge available for public
use by Jan. 16, 2010.
For more information, call
the Hardee County Road &
Bridge Department at 773-
3272.


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recently as the school celebrated its first-ever Multi-Cultural Day. Traditional clothing,
as that displayed here by freshman Chee Xiong, was a highlight, as were music, dance
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Bowling Green Water Pipe Repaired May 25
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PHOTOS BY JIM KELLY
Repairing a section of large water pipe north of Sellers
Grocery In Bowling Green Monday, May 25, were Andrew
Hrabal, Daniel Lozano Sr., Daniel Petry and Roy Briseno,
city employees. Not in photo is David Brown, who oper-
ated a front-end loader.


Supervisor Roy Briseno points to a hole in an old iron
pipe that was the source of the problem. The city is try-
ing to replace some of the old water pipes, he said. The
crew replaced the iron pipe section with a PVC pipe that
required a sleeve for a T-section.


HURRICANE
Continued From lA


Ana
Bill
Claudette
Danny
Erika
Fred
Grace
Henri
Ida
Joaquin
Kate
Larry
Mindy
Nicholas
Odette
Peter
Rose
Sam
Teresa
Victor
Wanda


the following: portable flash-
light and extra batteries, smoke
detectors, duct tape, medical
or first-aid kit, mosquito repel-
lent, a portable radio and batter-
ies, blankets or sleeping bags,
or pliers and a hammer.
Do your have an inside room
without windows for safety in
case of heavy winds. Does your
family know where to meet in
an emergency. Have you prac-
ticed a safety plan? Do you
keep all important documents in
a weather-proof container?
Have your registered yiur pet
for-the pet-friendly shelter? Do
you know where you would go
if you can't stay home.
HOW DO YOU KNOW?
During hurricane season,
it's good to keep aware of the
weather news, formation of
tropical st6rms which could
become a hurricane and
strefitihen as it moves along.
A hurricane watch indicates a
possible storm within 36 hours.
It's time to batten down the
hatches, stay together and make
your plan to stay home or evac-
uate to a shelter.
A hurricane warning indi-
cates the storm is expected


within 24 hours.
There are five categories of
.hurricanes, called the Saffir-
Simpson Scale. They are:
Category 1 - winds 74-95 mph;
Category 2 - winds 96-110
mph; Category 3 - winds 111-
130 mph; Category 4 - winds
131-155; and Category 5 -
winds over 155 mph.
WHAT TO DO?
When a hurricane watch is
issued, there is time to do sever-
al important things.
Gas up your car. Get cash out
of the bank or ATM in case
electricity is out and you cannot
get it later. Get at least a two-
week supply of medication,
more if possible. Plan for your
pets, either at a shelter or at
home with you. Be sure rela-
tives know where you plan on
staying.
More specifically, it's time to
move people with special
needs, those that need medical
supervision, assurance of oxy-
gen, insulin, recently had
surgery or physically impaired
people. In Hardee County, the
Special Needs Shelter is at
South Florida Community
College, U.S. 17 North,'about a
mile south of Bowling Green.


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Recommended Supplies


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I I Recommended items to include in a
basic emergency supply kit:
f Water, one gallon of water per per-
son per day for at least three days
I ] (72 hours), for drinking and sanita-
/ tion
U 1 Food, at least a three-day supply of
I non-perishable food
U/ Battery-powered or hand crank
radio and a NOAA Weather Radio
, with tone alert and extra batteries
for both
S Flashlight and extra batteries
U First aid kit
U- Whistle to signal for help
I Dust mask, to help filter contami-
nated air and plastic sheeting and
duct tape to shelter-in-place
1U Moist towelettes, garbage bags and
plastic ties for personal sanitation
S Wrench or pliers to turn off utifi-
ties
Q Can opener for food (if kit contains
canned food)
S L Local maps

Additional items to consider adding to
an emergency supply kit:
U Prescription medications and
glasses
Q/ Infant formula and diapers
0 Pet food and extra water for
.your pet
Q Important family documents such
as copies of insurance policies,


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-identification and bank account '
records in a waterproof, portable
container
L) Cash or traveler's checks and
change
U Emergency reference material such
as a first aid book or information
from www.ready.gov
1 Sleeping bag or warm blanket for
each person. Considerldditional
bedding if you live in a cold-
weather climate
Q Complete change of clothing
including a long sleeved shirt, long.
pants and sturdy shoes. Consider
additional clothing if you live in a
cold-weather climate
U Household chlorine bleach and
medicine dropper - When diluted
nine parts water to one part bleach,
bleach can be used as a disinfec-
tant. Or in an emergency, you can
use it to treat water by using 16
drops of regular household liquid
bleach per gallon of water. Do not
use scented, color safe or bleaches
with added cleaners.
" Fire extinguisher
0 Matches in a waterproof container
" Feminine supplies and personal
hygiene items
" Mess kits, paper cups, plates and
plastic utensils, paper towels
0 Paper and pencil
" Books, games, puzzles or other
activities for children Website:
www.ready.gov/


For more information contact:
Hardee County Emergency Management
404 West Orange Street
Wauchula, Florida 33873
Phone: (863) 773-6373


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GOING TO A SHELTER
Those people who have been
ordered to evacuate, most peo-
ple in mobile homes, those in
frame houses, those in low-


lying areas, should head to a
'shelter during the last 24 hours
before the storm is expected to
hit.
Bring pillows and blankets,


HURRICANE

.SHELTER

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Bowling Green Media
Elementary School Center
4530 Church Ave. 400 S. Florida Ave.
SBowling Green Wauchula
(863) 375-2288

Hardee Junior North Wauchula
High/Hilltop Elementary Elementary School
2401 U.S.-Hwy. 17 North 1120 N. Florida Ave.
Wauchula Wauchula
(863) 773-2750 (863) 773-2183
South Florida Zolfo Springs
Community Elementary Media
College Center
2968 U.S. Highway 17 N. 3215 Schoolhouse Rd.
Bowling Green Zolfo Springs
(Special Needs Only) (863) 735-1221
Zolfo Springs Wauchula
* Elementary School Elementary School
: 3215 Schoolhouse Rd. 400 S. Florida Ave.
* Zolfo Springs Wauchula
(863) 735-1221 (863) 773-3141


games and toys for the children,
books or puzzles for adults,
sleeping bag or lawn chair, a
personal phone book of num-
bers and water-proof personal
papers, personal hygiene and
medication items, clean clothes
for several days, house and car
keys, non-perishable snack
items.
STAYING AT HOME
Be sure your generator is
ready and you have a lamp or
lantern with fuel. Locate the
portable can opener for those
items you need to open when
the electricity goes out. Be sure
you have plenty of water on
hand.
Tape windows, have garbage
bags handy. Know where your
* tools are. Adjust freezer/refrig-
� erator to its highest settings.
Bring in garbage cans, lawn
chairs or other yard debris
whicH could become airborne
and break windows.
AFTER THE STORM
When your portable weather
station advises the worst is
over, begin to assess damages.
Look around inside first. Is
anyone hurt? Are windows bro-
ken? If so, has water flooded in.
If the freezer or refrigerator is
off, check the drip pans for
overflow.
If everyone and everything
inside is safe, venture outside.
carefully. Do not let the chil-
dren out until you check
around. Watch for downed
wires, broken glass, tree limbs,
anything on which you can be
injured.
If you're o.k., check on your
neighbors, friends and relatives.
Begin cleanup, in four piles:
household garbage (rotten'
food); yard debris (tree limbs,
palm fronds and branches);
construction materials (wall-
board, insulation, glass, block);
and broken appliances. Scrub
all walls and surfaces to avoid
mold and mildew.
Finally, listen to Emergency
Management radio announce-
ments on what to do with each
category of debris, when it will
be picked up or where you can
take it.
Also keep aware of when and
where supplies, such as water
and ice, will be available.


YOUTH SPORTS
A photo caption entitled
"$500 For Youth Sports"
published in last week's
edition listed an incorrect
surname for one of the par-
ticipants. He is Kevin
Moore, president of Hardee
Youth Sports. The Herald-
Advocate apologizes for
the error.
At The Herald-Advdcate,
we want accuracy to be a
given, not just our goal. If
you believe we have print-
ed an error in fact, please
call to report it. We will
review the information, and
if we find it needs correc-
tion or clarification, we will
do so here.
, To make a report, call
Managing Editor Cynthia
Krahl at 773-3255.


Attention, Readers:



The opening segment of the Circuit Court entry in the
Courthouse Report printed on 11B of this edition is incorrect
in its entirety. The segment, for Civil Actions Filed, should be
disregarded by readers. The corrected information is print-
ed here. The Herald-Advocate regrets the error and apolo-
gizes for any confusion or misunderstandings it may cause.
CIRCUIT COURT
The following civil actions were filed recently in the office
of the circuit coup;,
.U.S. Bank Assqciation vs. Irdia Rau Desai, Angelia Desai et
al, petition for mortgage foreclosure.
Deutsche Bank National Trust vs. Samuel Henry Burgess,
Barbara Burgess et al, petition for mortgage foreclosure.
Andrea S. Parkinson and the state Department of Revenue
(DOR) vs. Michael L. Baker, petition for administrative child
support order.
Laina M. Perez and DOR vs. Ruddie L. Lopez, petition for
administrative child support order.
Janice A. Allison and DOR vs. Ralph Williams III, petition for
administrative child support order.
Keri L. Taylor and DOR vs. Jermaine E. Adams, petition for
child support.
Mayra Velazquez and DOR vs. Enrique Velazquez, petition
for administrative child support order.
Maria Quinn and DOR vs. Delfinio Garcia, petition for
administrative child support order.
The First State Bank of Arcadia vs. Raul Valdez et al, petition
for mortgage foreclosure.
U.S. National Bank Association vs. Manuel Najera, Yolanda
Villareal et al, petition for mortgage foreclosure.
State Farm General Insurance Co. vs. Florida Institute for
Neurologic Rehabilitation, damages, contract indebtedness.
Betty Richardson vs. Maribel Maya, damages, auto negli-
gence.
Rosalva M. Torres vs. Pablo Telesforo Guzman, petition for
child support.
Misty Dorena Camacho vs. Devin Dewayne Mitchell, petition
for child support.


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During the past week, sheriff's deputies and city police
officers investigated the following incidents and made the fol-
lowing arrests:
COUNTY
May 24, Darius Wesley Hudson, 29, of 1529 Lincoln St.,
Wauchula, was arrested by Dep. Julie Bridges on a contempt of
court charge.
May 24, Nicholas Mendez Perez, 30, of 3317 N. Nursery
Road, Zolfo Springs, was arrested by Dep. Todd Souther and
charged with making false 911 calls.
May 23, Gloria Agnes Stevens, 60, and Lenox Andrew
Stevens, 59, both of 256 Dixie Blvd., Bowling Green, were arrest-
ed by Dep. Ryan Waters and each charged with petit theft.
May 22, Edward Lee Livar, 38, of 629 Chamberlain Blvd.,
Wauchula, was arrested by Det. Andrew McGuckin on a probation
violation charge.
May 22, Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco officers arrested
Elsamma Chennai John, 55, of 3110 Suwannee St., Zolfo Springs,
and Blanca Araceli Ojeda, 21, of 250 Maxwell Dr., Wauchula, on
charges of selling alcohol to a person under 21.
May 22, a vehicle was reported stolen from Rigdon Road.
May 21, arrested on probation violation charges were Barbara
Ann Barkley, 37, of 4656 Olivia Dr., Orlando, and Thomas Mich-
ael Fussell, 29, of 210 Bell St., Wauchula.
May 20, Corey Timothy Rigdon, 18, of 405 E. Main St., Wau-
chula, was arrested by Sgt. Lyle Hart and charged with possession
of alcohol by a person under 21.
May 20, Juanna Mendoza, 35, of Martin Luther King Jr.
Avenue, Wauchula, was arrested on a probation violation charge by
Dep. Donna McCleskey.
May 20, Gilbert J. Garcia, 30, of 3748 Kirkwood Cir., Boyn-
ton Beach, was arrested by Dep. Donna McCleskey and charged
with non-support.
May 20, the Drug Task Force arrested Delfino Aviles, 33, of
409 Tulane Ave., Wauchula, on charges of trafficking in metham-
phetamine, delivery of methamphetamine and two counts posses-
sion of drug paraphernalia.
May 19, Alvaro Hurtado Casas, 41, of 1412 Apples St.,
Immokalee, was arrested by Det. Sgt. John Shivers and charged
with violation of probation.

May 18, Joe Hernandez, 35, of 211 Georgia St., Wauchula,
was arrested by Dep. Donna McCleskey on a probation violation
charge.
May 18, a vehicle was reported stolen from Mockingbird
Road. Elsewhere on Mockingbird Road, a home was reported bur-
glarized.
WAUCHULA
May 24, Charles Patterson, 42, of 157 Will Duke Road, Wau-
chula, was arrested by Ofc. John Nicholas and charged with tres-
passing.
May 23, Kevin Dewayne Mitchell, 36, P.O. Box 2087, Wau-
chula, was arrested by Cpl. Paul Bohanan and charged with fleeing
to elude a police officer and leaving the scene of a crash.
BOWLING GREEN
May 20, Heather Darlene Rimes, 26, of 855 Pleasant Way,
Bowling Green, was arrested by Ofc. Jereme Bridges on a proba-
tion violation charge.

Fair Housing Workshop
Hardee County is a fair housing advocate. A workshop to
explain the Fair Housing Ordinance for all of the protected
classes (familial status, handicap, race, color, national ori-
gin, religion and sex) has been scheduled for Wednesday,
June 3, 2009 at 2:00 pm in the Hardee County Board of
County Commissioners Conference Room, 412 W. Orange
St., Rm. 202, Wauchula, FL.
The public is invited to attend.
Any handicapped, visually or hearing impaired or non-
English speaking person needing special assistance at the
meeting should contact Janet Gilliard, Director of
Community Development at 863-773-6349 at least five (5)
days prior to the meeting and assistance will be provided.

2009
SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS FOR HARDEE COUNTY
COMMISSION AND APPOINTED BOARDS
Meetings to be held in County Commission Chambers.
Room 102. Courthouse Annex.
412 W. Orange Street. Wauchula. Florida
unless otherwise noted
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
Regular meetings every other Thursday at 8:30 a.m.
MONTH OF June - 04th & 18th
Planning Session - June 12th
June 23rd - 26th - FAC Conference - Collier County
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY "INDEPENDENT
BOARD"
MONTH OF June - 23rd at 8:30 a.m.
PLANNING AND ZONING BOARD - meets first Thursday night
of each month at 6:00 p.m.
MONTH OF June - 04th
CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY LICENSING BOARD
Meets on the second Monday night of each month at 6:00 p.m.
in Conference Room 202, 412 W. Orange St.
MONTH OF June - 08th
COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION BOARD
Meets first Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m.
MONTH OF June -01st
LIBRARY ADVISORY BOARD
Meetings called as needed at Library in Annex II
MONTH OF June - 08th at 5:30 p.m.
HOUSING AUTHORITY
Meets second Tuesday of each month at 1:30 p.m. at 701
LaPlaya Drive, Wauchula
MONTH OF June - 09th


HEALTH CARE TASK FORCE
Meetings called as needed at Hardee County Health
Department Auditorium
MONTH OF June - No meeting scheduled
HARDEE COUNTY INDIGENT HEALTH CARE BOARD
Usually meets fourth Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m.
MONTH OF June - 23rd
This is a Disabled-Accessible facility. Any disabled person need-
ing to make special arrangements should contact the County
Commissioner's office at least forty-eight (48) hours prior to the
public meeting.
This notice is published in compliance with Florida Statutes
286.0105.-
Interested parties may appear at the public meeting and be
heard. If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the
members with respect to any matter considered at such meeting
or hearing, he/she will need a record of the proceedings, and
that, for such purpose, he/she may need to ensure that a verba-
tim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the
testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.


1 Grad Will

Win Car At

Ceremony
One lucky senior at each of
four area public high schools
will be rewarded for their
grades in a big way at their re-
spective graduation ceremonies
this weekend: with a car given
to them by the Alan Jay Auto-
motive Network.
Hardee Senior High School's
honored grad will receive a
2007 PT Cruiser.
Each year, several late-
model, low-mileage vehicles
are chosen from the extensive
inventory of vehicles available
throughout the network. The
11th annual graduation give-
away begins with Avon Park
High School's this Friday
evening.
The lucky students will win a
red 2008 Chevrolet Aveo, Avon
Park; a blue 2008 Ford Focus,
Sebring; a burgundy 2007
Chrysler PT Cruiser, Hardee;


THURSDAY, MAY 28
BiHardee County School
Board, regular meeting,
Board Room, 200 S. Florida
Ave., Wauchula, 5 p.m.


CLASS OF 2009
Continued From 1A
ance, Nathan Hunt, Ben
Krause, Kirsti Roehm and
Bailee Williams.
Durrance will again man the
stage as she offers finals words
to her graduating class for the
"Class President's Speech."
A special song, "The Climb,'"
will be performed by Kristie
Horn, Ashley Rigney and Brit-
tany Wiggins in honor of the
Class of 2009. Wilkinson will
certify the class as having met
all the requirements to receive a
diploma, and Schools Superin-
tendent Dafid"Duras't'Ii will
follow withP'he "Sdtirinten-
dent's Privilege."
The presentation of the grad-
uates will be given by assistant
principals Todd Durden and
Chris Neff. As graduates pass
by, they will be handed their,
much-anticipated diplomas by
Wilkinson and Durastani.
After the stage has been
crossed and diplomas given out,
the Class of 2009 will take its
first step toward a future of end-
less possibilities and say good-
bye to high school while the
recessional plays.


and a white 2007 Chevrolet
Cobalt, Lake Placid.
The vehicles must pass a de-
manding and thorough safety
and mechanical inspection be-
fore they are chosen to be. used
for the program. "We want the
students to be as proud of their
'new' cars as we are of them for
their scholastic accomplish-
ments," said Alan Jay Wild-
stein, president of the automo-
tive network.


For the last few weeks,
seniors who have received at
least one A on their report cards
have filled out one entry form
for every A they earned. The
entry forms have been verified,
and the winner will be drawn
from all of the entries received
during each school's com-
mencement ceremony.
"Of all of the charitable orga-
nizations and community
events that we donate to, this is


probably the one I look forward
to the most, because it's truly a
very exciting moment . . . ell,.
four very exciting, moments,
actually," said Wildstein.
"We've given away 34 cars
total, but this is the first year
that we've included Hardee
High School, and it brings me
even more satisfaction to be
able to introduce this program
to all of their students, too," he
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Obituaries


FRANCES CHRISTINE
CAUSEY
Franges Christine Causey,
97, of Wauchula, died on Sun-
day, Mlay 24, 2009, at her home.
Born in Wauchula, on March
6, 1912, she was a native and
lifelong resident of Wauchula.
She was employed as a teacher,
for 40 years, and was a member
of the First United Methodist
Church of Wauchula. She was a
member of the choir for 42
years, worship team, a trustee
and on the finance committee
for the church. Causey was also
a member of the Good
Samaritan Sunday School class
as well as the administrative
board. She received the Delta
Kappa Gamma, and honorary
teacher's sorority and Delta Pi
Epsilon, an honorary in educa-
tion.
She was preceded in death by
her father, James H. Causey,
mother, Selma Stensrom, and
two brothers, James Emil and
John H. Causey Sr.
Survivors include numerous
nieces and nephews and
cousins.
Visitation will be held today,
(Thursday), May 28, at 10 a.m.
at the First United Methodist
Church of Wauchula with ser-
vices following with Pastor
Rick Walker officiating. Inter-
ment will follow at Wauchula
Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials
may be made to the Florida
Methodist Children's Home at
South Main Street. Enterprise,
Fl, 32725.
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FRANCES C.
CAUSEY
Frances C. Causey, 97, a
native and lifelong resident
of Wauchula passed away on
May 24, 2009, at home. She
received a bachelor's degree
and a master's degree at
Florida State University and
was a teacher for the Florida
school system for 40 years.
She was a member of Delta
Kappa Gamma, an honorary
teacher's sorority and Delta
Pi Epsilon, and honorary in
education.
As a member of the United
Methodist Church of Wau-
chula, she served for 42 years
as a choir member as and as a
member at various times on
the worship, trustees, and
finance committees. She was
a member of the administra-
tive board and of the Good
Samaritan Sunday School
Class. She was active in the
citrus and cattle industry for
over 60 years as a partner in
Causey Groves.
She was preceded in death
by her father James H. Caus-
ey, mother, Selma Stensrom,
"and two brothers'James Emil
and John H. Causey Sr.
She is survived by niece
Gem Causey Gough of
Waynesville, N.C., nephews,
Walter Lunn and wife Kathy
of Spartanburg, S.C., Causey
Lunn and wife Judy of Land
o' Lakes and John G. Causey
and Jessie of Lake Placid,
and nieces Joanna Weiss and
husband Stuart of Valrico,
and Kathryn Price and hus-
band Jason of Birmingham,
Ala. Cousins Carl Stenstrom,
Eric Bennett, Leighton Ben-
nett, all of Wauchula.
In lieu of flowers, memori-
als may be made to the
Florida Methodist Children's
Home at South Main Street.


Kelly's Column
By Jim


The Hardee High Wildcat football team will conclude spring
practice on Friday night with a scrimmage game at Lake Wales.
Game time is 7. The Highlanders are a strong team under head
coach Ron Schafer who is coaching Lake Wales for a second time
after several years as head coach at Webber University.
Several schools have expressed interest in Wildcat quarterback
Ezayi Youyoute. TheY include Syracuse, Georgia Tech and
University of South Florida.
Last Friday in an intrasquad game at Hardee Stadium the
Orange team defeated the Blue team 14-7. For the Orange
Youyoute passed 30 yards to Scott Donaldson for a touchdown and
later ran 55 yards on a keeper for a score. For the Blue team
Quenton Carlton scored on a short run. Martin Vega kicked the
extra points.
Chase Revell caught a 30-yard pass. Lunior St. Louis recov-
ered a fumble.
Much of Hardee County has received 10 or 11 inches of rain
over the last two weeks. Average annual rainfall is about 52 inches
but this area of Florida has had below normal rainfall during the
past two years.
Regular unleaded gasoline prices eased up four cents a gallon
this week to $2.35.
An unusually large crowd of 85 people attended the Memorial
Day service Monday at the American Legion in Wauchula. The
post is the second one established in Florida and was named in
honor of Herger Williams who died in World War I.
Hardee County has had 73 men killed in wartime which
includes World War I, World War II, Korea and Vietnam.
The annual golf tournament to benefit Frank Zajicek, mission-
ary to Columbia, will be held June 6 at Torrey Oaks Golf Course.
The Wauchula native had his first missionary trip in 1991 to



STUDENT
Continued From 1A
cause me not to graduate with my classmates, and so I took a dual-
enrollment course. I saw something pretty good."
Once she decided to pursue her associate's degree, she threw her-
self into taking high-school classes during the day. and college
classes at night. She was so determined that she sacrificed other
activities, like cross-country running, that had previously been her
passion.
"It was hard," she admits. "I missed out on a lot, especially dur-
ing my senior year. But I set a goal for myself, and I wanted to
complete it."
Kilgore did find time for one extracurricular activity - being
involved in SFCC's Hardee Campus Panthers Club. She competed
in Community College Week and took part in community service
projects along with her sister, Erica, who coincidentally alsb
received her AA degree from SFCC this month.
"We visited an elementary school and helped students with dis-
abilities make Valentine's Day cookies," Kilgore says. "I really
enjoyed that."
Kilgore had high praise for all of her professors, but picked Dr.
Brian Deery, psychology, as a special favorite for his humorous and
engaging teaching style.' Deery, in turn, remembered Kilgore as an
outstanding student. "She followed through on her work and was
interested in learning. She absorbed things quickly," he said. "But
she was also very committed to student life, particularly through
the Hardee Campus Panthers Club."
Kilgore's goals for the future remain high.
She wants to earn a doctorate degree in physical therapy from the
University of Central Florida and become a children's physical
therapist.
"It was not always easy," Kilgore says of her accomplishment.
"But if you have determination, you can do it."




Nutrition Notes


Q: How do you serve the
fruit known as "star fruit"?
Should it be peeled?


FRED BELCHER
BULLOCH
Fred Belcher Bulloch, 79, of
Pelham, Ga., died on Saturday,
May 23, 2009, at Shands
Medical Center in Gainesville,
Born Feb. 5, 1930, in Grady
County, Ga., he was a retired
farmer and minister. He was
also a veteran of the U.S. Navy
and attended Liberty Hill
Baptist Church. He lived in
Hardee County where he minis-
tered.
Survivors include his wife,
Betty Bulloch of Pelham,- Ga.;
two sons, James "Jimmy"
William Bulloch of Ochlock-
nee, Ga. and Bobby Bulloch of
Birmingham, Ala.; one daugh-
ter, Linda Elton of Cumming,
Ga.; two sisters, Lula Morrell of
Cairo, Ga. and Doris Knight of
Thomasville, Ga; five grand-
children; five great-grandchil-
dren; and numerous nieces and
nephews.
Services were held on Wed-
nesday, May 27, at 2 p.m., at
Macedonia Baptist Church in
Grady County, Ga., with the
Rev. Devid Rich officiating. In-
terment followed at Macedonia
Baptist Church Cemetery.
Jamerson-Braswell Funeral
Pelham, Ga.


A: Star fruit is named for its
shape: Five deep ridges that run
the length of the fruit mean that
when you slice it crosswise to
serve, the slices are shaped like
stars. Star fruit don't require
any peeling or seeding; just
wash well with water and slice
into those pretty stars, or eat out
of hand. Sliced star fruit is ter-
rific in fruit or vegetable salads
or to accompany most seafood
and poultry (either raw or
quickly saut6ed).
A small-sized fruit (about 3
inches long) gives about three-
quarters of a cup of slices with
only 25 calories, while serving
as an excellent source of vita-
min C (about 25 milligrams)
and providing 2 grams of fiber.
Star fruit has a pleasant crisp
texture and sweet-tart flavor.
Narrow ribbed fruits tend to be
more tart, while those with
thick fleshy ribs tend to be
sweeter. If the fruit is green, let
it ripen at room temperature
until the skin is a glossy yellow
and the fruit gives off the full
floral-fruity aroma that lets you
know the flavor is at its best.
Once ripe, refrigerate if you
plan to keep it more than anoth-
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Guatemala. Charles Cannon is heading up the golf tournament.
Main Street Wauchula needs volunteers, reported director
Jessica Newman.
In 1997 the city of Wauchula had property values of $48.5 mil-
lion for tax purposes, Newman told the Wauchula Lions club last
Thursday. That was the year the Wauchula City Council established
the city. as a Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) under the
leadership of city clerk Steve Wofford.
In 2008 the Wauchula CRA real property tax value was $97.2
million. The 2008 CRA taxes were $646,878. The total since 1997
has been $2.55 million for the CRA, said Newman.
The CRA funds are to help redevelopment and reinvestment in
Wauchula.
One of the 2009 Hardee High Wildcat football players is a girl.
Mary Braddock was on the junior varsity last year and will be a
senior this fall. Her mother Jeanette said Mary hopes to be on the
varsity and to earn a letter in football. She is about 5-9 and 200
pounds and plays defensive tackle.
Mary is a straight-A student and dual enrolled at South Florida
Community College. "I have never held her back. She has done
Color Guard in the band several years, was on the track team two
years, and on the girls' weightlifting team for one year. She com-
pleted the Barbizon School of Modeling in Tampa and then went
out for football," said her mother.
Last week I wrote there were 54 boys out for Hardee High
football and failed to mention the number includes a girl. The
coaches allow her to use a different locker room.


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Whipping around the bpses for the White Sox are (in front, from left) Thomas Atchley,
Joseph Crawford, Cody Woods, Johnathan Martin, Adrian Rodriguez and Kole
Robertson; (middle row) Johnnie Brown, Aaron Harrison, Jeremiah Turner, Cleston
Sanders, Tomas Hinojosa and Ryan Moore; (back) coaches Jose Camillo and Dale
Crawford.


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Bunting and batting for the Braves are (first row, from left) are Dylan Salas, Ryan
Ramirez, Parker Carlton, Roby Paris and Boone Paris; (second row) Patrick Carlton,
Jacob Bolin, Tyler Helms, Hayden Lindsey and Seth McGee; (third row) coaches Mark
McGee, Todd Bolin, Wally Helms and Gerry Lindsey.


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Crossing home plate for the Cubs are (front row, from left) Jimmy Lane, Justin
Newman, Dionte Faulk, Tony Gonzales, Mario Santoyo, Marquis Delgado and Miguel
Weatherford; (middle row) coach Jacob Mink, Levi Mink, Zachary Coronado, Noah
Coronado, Trey Faulk, Jacob Esquivel and coach Ron Mink; missing is Jacob Lazo.


Doing their job for the Dodgers are (from left, front row) Josef Crosby, Michael
Tomlinson, Conner Crawford, Carlos Camacho, David Badillo and Glen Ellis; (middle
row) Adam Salas, Ruben Olmos, Russell Weems, Andy Manley, Cody McVay and Cesar
Fimbres; (back) coaches Susana Castillo, Keith Weems and Andrew McGuckin.

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Racing home for the Rays are (kneeling, from left) Jeremy Franks, Hunter Bryant,
Larrett Smith, Sherry Lee, Sam Erikson, Jordan Rogers and Austin Garcia; (standing)
coach Bryan Smith, Marco Deleon, Alex Clarke, coach James Blum, Devin Pearson,
Julian Galvez, coach Todd Durden, Tanor Durden and coach Todd Rogers.


Rallying for the win for the Red Sox are (first row, from left) Austin Walker, Alex
Rodriguez, Jonatan Cisneros, Narcisco, Andrew Hagans and Ty Trammell; (second
row) Marcus Battles, Wyatt Zeigler, Dale Lovering, Zack Battles, Tomas Gomez and
Isaac Flores; (back) coaches Jeff Block, Mike Choate, Justin Battles and Jose Flores.




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Making the play for the Mets are (first row, from left) Dalton Bryant, Tyler Veitch, Cade
Roberts, Landon Albritton, Danny Owens, Dalton Tubbs and Brandon Franks; (second
row) Mikey Heine, Blake Crawley, Cody Spencer, Tyler Bragg and Wyatt Montgomery;
(third row) coaches Jamie Franks, Chris Spencer and Joe Albritton.


Rounding the bases for the Yankees are (first row, left to right) Alex Shields, Bobby
Taylor, Keifer Kedzlor, Omar Alamia, Jordan Jones and Tucker Albritton; (second row)
coach Walt Altman, Austin Altman, Marco Briones, Jose Gonzales, Frank Farias, Jhett
See and coach Jack See; missing is Dakota Altman.


Relaying the ball to home plate are (first row, left to right) Travis Williams, Cody
Cumbee, Hunter Scranton, Quinton Sanchez, Jesse Santoyo and Zack Carranco; (sec-
ond row) Kyle Hewett, coach Kenny Hewett, Tyler Hewett, Bradley Brewer, William
McClelland, Dylan Norwood, coach Bobby Brewer and Brandon H!!,


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Tug-Of-War Winners At BGE Pull In Trophies


The fifth-grade class of Gloria Flores.


UOUHIntSY PHUTOUS


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The kindergarten class of Pammy Jo Roberts.


The second graders In Heather Robitaille's class.







WEATHER SUMMARY
An abundant supply of rain was received across the State last
-week. A State of Emergency was issued in Brevard, Clay, Duval,
Flagler, Lake, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Seminole, St. Johns, and
Vplusia counties due to severe weather and flooding. Major cities
averaged highs in the 70s and 80s with lows in the 50s, 60s, and
70s. Daytime temperatures reached highs in the 80s and 90s; lows
in the 50s and 60s.

FIELD CROPS
Peanut planting continued with 54 percent completed com-
pared to 74 percent a year ago. Field work was halted for many
growers due to excessive amounts of rainfall in several areas.
Potato fields were affected in Putnam, Flagler, and St. Johns coun-
ties, but exact amounts were not available. Soybeans and cotton
were planted in Walton County. Planting of peanuts, soybeans, and
cotton slowed in Jackson County. Okaloosa County Extension
Service reported planting of cotton and peanuts behind schedule
due to rain. Hay supplies were adequate in Manatee County. Peanut
planting continued in Marion County, with only a couple weeks
left. Winter wheat was ready to harvest in Santa Rosa County, but
wet weatheronditions prevented field activity. Most wheat is dou-
blecropped with cotton, soybeans, or peanuts, and may affect sec-
ond crop selection. Small grains harvest was delayed in Columbia
SCounty. Soil moisture was mostly adequate in all areas.
Topsoil I Subsoil
Moisture This Last Last This Last Last
week week year week week Year
Percent
Very short 0 27 29 2 25 13
Short 8 43 51 17 46 59
Adequate. 73 28 20 72 28 28
Surplup 19 2 0 9 1 08
VEGETABLES
Most southern Florida growers continued to harvest and pack
the last qf their vegetables while central and northern Florida pro-
ducers assessed recent rain damage. Okra and tomato harvesting
continued in Florida City. Harvesting of peppers and cucumbers
rapidly decreased in Broward County. Blueberry harvest was about
finished in Glades County. Watermelon reportedly had about a
* week togo of harvesting in Charlotte County. Wauchula city grow-


The third-grade class of Brenda TerrelL.


ers harvested and packed watermelon, cantaloupe, and eggplant.
Pickle cucumbers continued to be harvested in Okeechobee and
Manatee counties. Peppers were also harvested in the greenhouse
for this location. Gadsden city growers began spring planting. The
watermelon crop was mostly complete in Immokalee last week and
will probably end if the rains continue. Vegetable growers in the tri-
county areas were-assessing -damages from. the. wind and rain.
Squash, cucumbers, cantaloupe, sweet corn, and blueberries were
possibly affected. Sweet corn harvest began and cantaloupe harvest
was expected to begin soon. Bradford County producers harvested
some squash and tomatoes. Watermelon harvest expected to begin
in a month. The vegetable season was winding down in Seminole
County. Highlands County harvested watermelons and sweet corn.
'Snap beans were harvested in Hamilton County. Other vegetables
marketed last week were celery and radishes.

LIVESTOCK AND PASTURES
The pasture and cattle conditions improved slightly, but more
time is needed for the pastures to recover. In the Panhandle and
northern areas, pasture condition was poor to excellent with most
fair to good. Feeding of supplemental hay continued. Summer
perennials pasture was responding to improved moisture from the
rains; but the grass needs to overcome past overgrazing before
growth is enough to provide good pasture. Cattle condition was
poor to excellent with most fair to good. In the central areas, pas-
ture was in very poor to good condition with most poor to fair due
to recent, extreme and prolonged drought. Supplemental hay feed-
ing was active but hay supplies were short. Calves were being
weaned. Pasture condition in the southwest was very poor to good
with most poor to fair. Pastures improved with grass beginning to
grow. Stock pond water levels have risen. Statewide, cattle condi-
tion was very poor to excellent with most fair to good.
Cattle Pasture
Condition This Last This Last
week week week week
Percent
Very poor 5 5 5 15
Poor 15 15 25 40
Fair 35 45 45 30
Good 40 30 20 10
Excellent 5 5 5 5
CITRUS
Several days of storms and heavy showers drenched Florida's
citrus-producing region. Some of the storms produced strong,


gusty winds and frequent lightning and hail, none of which caused
significant damage to citrus groves. The western citrus areas had
more than three inches of rain, with higher totals in the northern
and central areas. Apopka recorded over ten inches. Kenansville
and Sebring recorded over six inches. Localized flooding caused
some growers to pump excess water out of the groves and into
canals and reservoirs. Temperatures were slightly lower this week
than in the past several weeks, dropping to the 60s at night, but still
reaching the mid-80s during the day. Valencia processing dropped
below the six million box level, primarily because the pickers
could not work as much in the inclement weather. Most packing-
houses have plans to close in mid-June or early July. Varieties
being run included late oranges and very limited quantities of
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HHS Celebrates The Diversity Of Cultures,


Hardee Senior High School
celebrated its diverse student
population on Friday, May 15,
with the first annual Multi-cul-
tural Day.
The event was organized and
sponsored by the Spanish Club,
under the supervision of teacher
Greg Mann, and brought stu-
dents of various ethnicities to-
gether for an'afternoon of mul-
ticultural Foods, costumes and
music.
Spanish Club members help-
ed to set up the commons area
of the campus with tables that
were sponsored by various
HHS clubs. In addition to the
Spanish Club serving tostadas
and playing salsa music, other
ethnic groups were represented.
Lionettes teamed up with
Panther Youth to represent both
Afro-American students and
Haitian culture. The Academic
Team sponsored an Asian table
featuring Hmong students in
traditional costumes, while the
Future Farmers of-America and
Student Council provided a
Southern hospitality table.
During their lunch periods,
students could purchase food,
dance to traditional music and
enjoy the festive atmosphere.


Teachers involved in the
event hope students learned a
little more about their peers,
and gained an appreciation for
the rich diversity even a small
school like HHS can boast.
"A multicultural celebration
is something (the late) Marsha
Timmerman and I always want-
ed to see happen," said HHS
guidance counselor Teresa
White. "What a great way to not
onjy increase awareness and
tolerance, but to spark curiosity
and interest about all the ethnic
groups that make up our com-
munity."
Students and teachers were
encouraged to participate in the
festivities by donning tradition-
al clothing or jewelry to repre-
sent their ethnic backgrounds.
Walking around campus and
attending classes gained an ex-
tra element of learning as stu-
dents discovered one of their
peers was actually Indian rather
than Mexican, or Jamaican in-
stead of Haitian.
"It challenged the assump-
tions we daily make about each
other in a fun and educational
way," said Heather Mahoney,
HHS teacher and Asian table A-
Team sponsor. "Teenagers,


Hardee Senior High School's first Multicultural Day was a shining success, with the support of many varied partici-
pants, such as those pictured above.


especially, tend to think of
Hardee as being small and shel-
tered, but we actually have
quite a rich, diverse community
within the safety net of small-
town life. I think it's one of our
strengths as a community, and
something I've really come to
appreciate."
Multicultural Day seemed
universally embraced by the


students, who broke into im-
promptu performances when
"their" music came on the
speakers, and who frequently
came together en masse to line
dance or salsa.
Parents were also involved in
the festivities, cooking and
serving traditional food to the
long lines that formed at each
table during the lunch periods.
Many of the students who


participated could be heard
making plans for next year as
they helped to clean up and
break down tables after the
event. Such positive feelings
- free from any competition or
conflict between groups -
have teachers encouraged.
Spanish Club sponsor Mann
had this to say in reflection:
"On behalf of the Spanish Club,
I would like to thank the A-


Team, FFA and Student Coun-
cil, Lionettes and the Panther
Youth for their participation in
this event, as well as the stu-
dents for their great behavior. I
believe it was a great start to'
something that will become a
yearly event for our students."
If student reaction is any
barometer, it seems likely
Multicultural Day will only
grow from here.


Spanish Club members step up the fun as they encourage others to dance, dance,.,
Dance!


A Palestinian student at the school
wears his traditional scarf during the
first annual festival.

FANTASTIC FOOD DRIVE


COURTESY PHOTOS
Students exhibit the colorful, intricately
woven traditional clothing of the Hmong cul-
ture.


Students, and guidance counselor Teresa White (third from left), get into the beat.


L.UUI-flmrOr TEFPJIUTO
The post offices of Hardee County recently collected a large amount of non-perishable
foods for the 17th annual Letter Carriers Food Drive. The food was then donated to the
Hardee Help Center in Wauchula. Pictured above, Zolfo Springs Elementary School
joined forces with the Zolfo Springs Post Office as students brought in canned foods
and other non-perishable items for the needy. Pictured middle are staff members from
the Wauchula Post Office, who gathered food along with the Ona and Bowling Green
post offices. Pictured below are the mall carriers from the Zolfo Springs Post Office
with the food they collected.


Hmong students entertain classmates
ance.


. Hmong students sell their Asian homeland's foods to students and teachers on cam-
pus. fteady to take the cash from a sale Is teacher Heather Mahoney.















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By SAVANNAH FAIRCLOTH
For The Herald-Advocate
There's a new doctor in town!
Pioneer Medical Center in
Wauchula has recently wel-
comed Dr. Dario Cardona to its
staff.
Cardona, who specializes in
internal medicine, is originally
from Columbia, South America,
where he attended college and
received hands-on training with
patients in the intensive care
unit and the emergency room.
"I grew up in a rural area sim-
ilar to this one in Columbia,
where I had very good memo-
ries. I realized that people that
live in those areas really need
medical attention. I love to help
people, and want to help
improve the quality of life of
my patients," says Cardona.
Cardona came to the United
States in 2002 and moved to
New York to begin a medical


program. He then moved to
Lakeland, where he now resides
with his wife and two sons.
Although foreign to this
county, Cardona has an upbeat
and positive attitude on the
vision and service offered at
Pioneer Medical Center.
"We are looking to improve
our services to the community
because we are proud of the
client base we have. I am happy
to share knowledge with an
excellent group that has been
providing to the community for
many years. We are always
striving for excellence,"
Cardona says.
Pioneer Medical Center will
be holding an open-house
reception in honor of Cardona
today (Thursday) from 5 to 7
p.m. at its offices at 515 Carlton
St. The public is encouraged to
come out and celebrate the
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"I am so happy," Cardona
comments. "When I come to
here, I try to come as early as I
can because I know the day will
be filled with happiness.
"I am very impressed with the
people from this community.
They are all so nice," concludes
Hardee County's newest doctor.


Cardona


Spring Classic Friday Night


By JOAN SEAMAN
Of The Herald-Advocate
The game is football. The
place is Lake Wales.
Wildcat fans are urged to take
the short journey to Lake Wales
tomorrow (Friday) to support
the 2009 Wildcats in the Spring
Classic.
Hardee head coach Tim Price
said he and Highlander head
coach Rod Shaver will probably
follow the same format as in
other years. In the first quarter
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defenses. In the second quarter,
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defenses.
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enced players while the fourth
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nity to show us what they can
do," said Price, who said "Prac-
tices have been positive and
encouraging."
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--Schedule Of Weekly Services


BOWLING GREEN


APOSTOLIC LIGHTHOUSE
UNITED PENTACOSTAL
CHURCH
310 Orange St.
375-3100
Sunday Morning ..................10:00 a.m.
Sunday Evening ....................6:00 p.m.
Tuesday Prayer Meeting........7:00 p.m.
Thursday Service ................7:30 p.m.

CHESTER GROVE MB CHURCH
708 W. Grape St. - 375-3353
Sunday School .................... 9:30 a.m.
Sunday Worship ..................8:00 a.m.
Sun. Eve. Worship 1st & 3rd - ...........
4:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m.
Tues. Prayer/Bible Study ......6:00 p.m.

CHRISTIAN BIBLE
FELLOWSHIP
Hwy. 17 South-
Morning Worship ..............10:30 a.m.
Youth Group - Sunday ..........6:00 p.m.

CHURCH OF GOD
121 West Broward St. - 375-2231
375-3100
Sunday School .................... 0:00 a.m.
Morning Worship ............11:00 a.m.
Evening Worship ..... .......... 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday .......................... 7:30 p.m.

CHURCH OF GOD
TRUE HOLINESS OUTREACH
725 Palmetto St.
375-3304
Sunday School .................... 9:45 a.m.
Morning Worship ...............1:00 a.m.
Tues. Night Bible Study ...... 7:30 p.m.
Evening Worship
1st Sunday .................... 5:00 p.m.

COMMUNITY CHRISTIAN
FELLOWSHIP
Main & W. Centra.
Sunday AM Worship............10:30 a.m.
Sunday Evening ..................6:00 p.m.
Wed. Prayer Meeting ............7:00 p.m.

FAITH ASSEMBLY OF GOD
4937 Hwy. 17 N. - 375-4206
Sunday School .................... 9:45 a.m.
Morning Worship ..............11:00 a.m.
Disciples Train & Choirs ......5:30 p.m.
Evening Worship ................6:30 p.m.
Wednesday Prayer ..............7:00 p.m.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Bowling Green
S. Hwy. 17. - 375-2253 .
Bible StudyQ. 9 30 a m
Morning Worship .............10:45 a.m.
- Discipleship Training ............6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Supper ............5:30 p.m.
Wednesday Prayer Meeting ..6:30 p.m.
Wednesday WOW Service ..7:00 p.m.

FIRST UNITED
METHODIST CHURCH
Grape & Church Streets - 375-2340
Sunday School ......................9:45 a.m.
Morning Worship ................1,1:00 a.m.
Youth Fellowship ................5:00 p.m.
Evening Worship................ 6:00 p.m.
Wed. Bible Study ..................7:00 p.m.

FORT GREEN BAPTIST
CHURCH
Baptist Church Road - 773-9013
Bible Connection ................9:45 a.m.
Morning Worship ............11:00 a.m.
Sunday Evening ........... 0;.......6 00 p.nm.
Wednesday Supper ..............6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Bible Study .......7:00 p.m.

HOLY CHILD
SPANISH CATHOLIC MISSION
Misa (Espanol) Sunday .......7:00 p.m.

IGLESIA DEL DIOS VIVO
105 Dixiana St. - 375-4191
Domingo De Predicacion .... 11:00 p.m.
Martes Estudio Biblico..........7:00 p.m.
Miercoles Estudior Juvenil ....7:00 p.m.
Jueves De Predicacion ..........7:00 p.m.

IMMANUEL BAPTIST CHURCH
210 E. Broward St. - 375-4228 or
773-9019
Sunday School .................... 9:45 a.m.
Morning Worship ................ 11:00 a.m.
Evening Worship ............. 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Prayer .... ........7:00 p.m

MACEDONIA PRIMITIVE
BAPTIST CHURCH
607 Palmetto St.
Church School .................... 9:30 a.m.
Morning Ser.vice .................. 1:00 a.m.
Evening Service ..................7:00 p.m.
Wed. Bible Study/Prayer ......7:00 p.m.
Communion-2nd Sun. Eve. ..6:00 p.m.

MT. PISGAH BAPTIST CHURCH
6210 Mt. Pisgah Rd. - 375-4409
Sunday School ......................9:45 a.m.
Morning Worship ................11:00 a.m.
Disciples Training...............5:00 p.m.
Evening Worship ..................7:00 p.m.
Wednesday Prayer Time........7:00 p.m.

NEW BEGINNING CHURCH
Corner of Mason Dixon & County
Line
781-5887
Sunday Worship ..................1 1:00 a.m.
Bread of Life - Sunday........12:15 p.m.
The Meeting - Tuiesday..........6:00 p.m.


BOWLING GREEN
OPEN DOOR FULL GOSPEL
PRAISE CENTER
E. Broward St.
Sunday School .............10:00 a.m.
Sunday Service ..................... 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Service................7:30 p.m.

PRIMERA MISSION BAUTISTA
Murray Road off Hwy. 17
375-2295
Domingos Escuela Dom. ......9:45 a.m.
Servicio de Adoracion..........11:00 a.m.,
Servicio de Predicacion ........5:00 p.m.
Miercoles Servico..........6..... 6:30 p.m.

REAL LIFE CHURCH
3365 South US Hwy 17
Morning Service...............10:30 a.m.
Wednesday Study/Learning ..6:30 p.m.

ST. JOHN A.M.E. CHURCH
513 W. Orange St.
375-2911
Sunday Church School ..........9:30 a.m.
Sunday Morning Worship .... 11:00 a.m.
Wednesday Bible Study ........6:30 p.m.

VICTORY PRAISE CENTER
128 E. Main St.
Sunday School .................... 10:00 a.m.
Morning Worship .........11:00 a.m.
Sunday Night Service............7:00 p.m.
Mid-Week Bible Study,
Thurs .................... 7:30 p.m.


ONA

LIMESTONE BAPTIST CHURCH
4868 Keystone Ave. * Limestone
Comm.
Sunday School ...................9:45 a.m.
Morning Worship ..........11.....:00 a.m.
Evening Worship ................6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Prayer ................7:00 p.m.

NEW ELIM
INDEPENDENT BAPTIST
Badger Loop Lane - 773-4475
Sunday School ................9:45 a.m.
Worship Service ................ 11:00 a.m.
Sunday Night Worship ..........6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Prayer Time........7:00 p.m.

NEW ZION BAPTIST CHURCH
202 Sidney Roberts Road
Sunday School.............. .....10:00 a.m.
Morning Worship ........11:00 a.m.
Disciples Training...............6:00 p.m.
Evening Worship ..................6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Prayer ................6:00 p.m.

ONA BAPTIST CHURCH
131 Bear Lane - 773-2540
Sunday School ....................10:00 a.m.
Morning Worship ................11:00 a.m.
Wednesday Prayer ................7:00 p.m.

UNION BAPTIST CHURCH
"' r76 Lill church Rd. - 4 i-5622
Sunday School ....10:00 a.m.
Morning Worship ............11:00 a.m.
Evening Worship ................6:00 p.m.
Wednesday AWANA for Kids
........................................... 6:30 p.m .
Wednesday Prayer Time.........7:00 p.m.


WAUCHULA

APOSTOLIC ASSEMBLY
Martin Luther King and Apostolic
Rd.
Sunday School ............1.......0:00 a.m.
English Service ..................... 1:30 a.m.
General Worship Service ......1:30 p.m.
Tuesday Prayer................7:00 p.m.
Wednesday Service................7:00 p.m.

CELEBRATION CHURCH
.' 322 Hanchey Rd.
. 863-781-1624
-* hardee.celebration.org
. SundayMorning Service .... 11:00 a.m.
'Sunday Evening Service......6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Youth Service ....5:30 p.m.
Childcare provided at all services

CELEBRATION FELLOWSHIP,
529 W. Main St. (Robarts Chapel)
773-0427 '
Celebration Service..............10:30 a.m.
Wednesday Evening Cell Groups
Adult Cell Group .........7:00 p.m.
Youth Cell Group .................7:00 p.m.
Children's Cell Group ..........7:00 p.m.
Call for locations
CHARLIE CREEK
BAPTIST CHURCH
6885 State Road 64 East - 773-3447
Pastor - James Bland
Sunday School ... .............9:45 a.m.
Morning Worship :.... .11:00 a.m.
Evening Worship . ........:....6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Worship..............6:30 p.m.
CHURCH OF CHRIST
201 S. Florida Ave. & Orange St.
773-9678
Bible Study........................10:00 a.m.
Worship Service ...............1... :00 a.m.
Wednesday ................. ...7:00 p.m.

CHURCH QF CHRIST
Will Duke Road
773-2249
Sunday Morning Worship......9:30 a.m.
Sunday Bible Class..............l1:30 a.m.
Sunday Evening Worship ......6:00 p.m.
Wed. Night Bible Class ........7:00 p.m.
Men's Leadership & Training Class -
2nd Sunday of Month ........4:00 p.m.
CHURCH OF GOD
Martin Luther King Blvd.
767-0199

CHURCH OF GOD
OF THE FIRST BORN


807 S. 8th Ave.
773-4576


WAUCHULA
CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST,
OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS
630 Hanchey Rd. - 773-3532
Sacrament Meeting................9:00 a.m.
Sunday School .... ............ 10:00 a.m.
Priesthood ............ .......... 11:00 a.m.

COMMUNITY BAPTIST
CHURCH OF WAUCHULA HILLS
(SPANISH)
615 Rainey Blvd.
257-3950
Sunday Bible Study ............10:00 a.m.
Sunday Morning Worship....l 1:00 a.m.
Sunday Evening Service........7:00 p.m.
Wednesday Service................7:00 p.m.
EL REMANENTE
IGLECIA CRISTIANA
152 Airport Rd.
Martes Oracion....................7:00 p.m.
Jueves Servicio.................... 7:30 p.m.
Viernes Servicio ..... ............. 7:30 p.m.
Domingo Servicio...........10:30 a.m.

ENDTIME CROSSROAD
MINISTRY
501 N. 9th & Georgia St. - 773-3470
Sunday School ..............10:00 a.m.
Morning Service ..................11:30 a.m.
Evening Service..... .............7:30 p.m.
Wed. Bible St. & Yth. Gath ..7:30 p.m.
Friday (Holy Ghost Night)....7:30 p.m.

FAITH PRESBYTERIAN
CHURCII
114 N. 7th Ave. - 773-2105
Sunday School .................10:00 a.m.
Sunday Worship .........1.........1:00 a.m.
Sunday Worship ..................6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Sulper..............6:15 p.m.
Wed. Youth Fellowship..........6:50 p.m.
Wednesday Bible Study ........7:00 p.m.
FAITH TEMPLE CHURCH
OF GOD
701 N. 7th Ave - 773-3800
Sunday School .... ............ 9:30 a.m.
Sunday Worship ..................0:20 a.m.
Children's Chuch ..............10:40 a.m.
Evening Service ..................6:00 p.m.,
Wednesday Bible Study ........7:00 p.m.
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
1570 W. Main St. - 773-4182
Sunday Bible Study ..............9:45 a.m.
Sunday Morning Worship.... 11:00 a.m.
Sunday Evening Worship ......6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Sr. Adult Bible Study
..............................................10:00 a.m .
Wednesday Family Night Supper
...............................................5:00 p.m .
Extreme Kid's Choirs (ages 3-gr. 5)
................................................5:45 p.m .
Church Orchestra Reh...........5:45 p.m.
Prayer Meeting....................6:00 p.m.
Youth Life Groups ..............6:00 p.m.
Adult Choir Reh....................6:30 p.m.
Adult Outreach and Visitation
...............................................6:30 p.m .
Exreme Kids Missions (ages 3 - gr. 5)
...................................... ...... 6:45 p.m .
Catalyst Youth Worship w/Catalyst
Praise Band......................... 6:45 p:m
FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH
1121 W. Louisiana St. - 773-9243
SUNDAY:
Generations Cafe Opens........9:30 a.m.
Kids World Check-In for
Nursery-5th Grade Begins.. 10:15 a.m.
Pre-K Blast-..:.................... 10:45 a.m.
Kids World B.L.A.S.T.
(K-5th) .......... 10:45 a.m.
Worship Service. ..............10:45 a.m.
WEDNESDAY:
Check-In begins for Nursery-5th
grade .................... 6:15 p.m.
Classes for children ages PreK- 12th
grade.. ................6:30-8:00 p.m.
FIRST CHURCH OF
THE NAZARENE
511 W. Palmetto St.
Sunday School ....................10:00 a.m.
Morning Service...................11:00 a.m.
Evening Worship .......... 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Prayer ..............7:00 p.m.
FIRST MISSIONARY
BAPTIST CHURCH
1347 Martin Luther King Ave.
. 773-6556
Sunday School .................... 9:30 a.m.
Morning Service.................. 11:00 a.m.
Evening Worship .................6:00 p.m.
Tues. Youth Ministry Meeting/
Bible Study ...................... 6:00 p.m.
Wed. Prayer/Bible Study ......7:00 p.m.
FIRST UNITED
METHODIST CHURCH
207 N. Seventh Ave. - 773-4267
Sunday School ...............9:45 a.m.
Traditional Sunday Worship 11:00 a.m.
Casual Sunday Worship..........6:00 p.m
Tuesday Bible Study ....... l..0:00 a.m.
'Wednesday Activities ...........6:00 p.m..
FLORIDA'S FIRST ASSEMBLY
OF GOD CHURCH
1397 South Florida Avenue
773-9386.
Sunday School ......................9:30 a.m.
Sunday Morning Worship....10:30 a.m.
Evening Worship ..............6:....600 p.m.
Wed. Family Night ................7:00 p.m.
Adult * Children & Youth
FLORIDA GOSPEL
511 W. Palmetto
223-5126
Sunday Morning Worship.... 11:00 a.m.
Wednesday Worship ..............7:30 p.m.
THE GOSPEL TABERNACLE
. Pentecostal
810 W. Tennessee St. - 773-3753
Morning Service ...............10:00 a.m.
Evening Worship ...........6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Service................7:00 p.m.

HEARTLAND
COMMUNITY CHURCH


1262 W. Main St. - 767-6500
Coffee & Donuts..............9:00 a.m.
Sunday School ......................9:30 a.m.
Worship....... .................1....... 0:30 a.m.
Wed. Night Dinner ................6:00 p.m.
Wed. Bodybuilders Adult Cl.
Crossroads &
Lighthouse Min. ..........7:00 p.m.

IGLESIA COMUNIDAD)
de fe Wauchula
322 Hanchey Rd. - 773-0065
Sunday Service........................ 1:00 a.m.
Wednesday Service................7:30 p.m.
Friday Service..................7...7:30 p.m.


WAUCHULA
IGLESIA HISPANA
PRESENCIA de Dios
511 W. Palmetto St.
Ven con to familiar y amigos y
Disfruta de La palabra de Dios
Domingos ...... ............. 6:00 p.m.
Miercoles .................... 7:00 p.m.

IGLESIA ADVENTISTA DEL
SEPTIMO DIA
Old Bradenton Road
767-1010

JEHOVAH'S WITNESSES
- ENGLISH
155 Altman Road - 1131
Sunday Service.................... 2:00 p.m.
Thursday Evening..........7:30 p.m.

JEHOVAH'S WITNESSES
- SPANISH
Sunday Service..........10:00 a.m.
Wednesday Evening ..............7:30 p.m.

LIGHT OF THE WORLD
MINISTRIES
Womans Center 131 N. 7th Ave.
Wauchula, FL
Friday Evening .... ............ 6:00 p.m.

LAKE DALE BAPTIST CHURCH
3102 Heard Bridge Road
77326622
Sunday School .....................9:45 a.m.
Morning Service ...........11:00 a.m.
Evening Worship ............6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Prayer ................7:00 p.m.

NEW HOPE BAPTIST CHURCH
1999 State Road 64 East
Sunday School ......................9:45 a.m.
Morning Worship Service.... 11:00 a.m.
Evening Worship Service ......6:30 p.m.
Wednesday Night Supper......6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Activities (All Ages)
............. 7:00 p.m.
NEW LIFE CHURCH
117 W. Palmetto St.
773-2929
Sunday Service....................10:00 a.m.
Sunday Evening Service........6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Service............7:00 p.m.
Children Ministries for all services

NEW MT. ZION A.M.E. CHURCH
10 Martin Luther King Ave.
767-0023
Morn. Worship ...............(1st & 3r'
Sun.) 8:00 a.m.
Sunday School ......... ......9:45 a.m.
'Morning Worship ............11:00 a.m.
2nd Sunday Youth Service ....4:00 p.m.
Allen Christian Endeavor......4:00 p.m.
Wed. & Fri. Bible Study........7:00 p.m.

NORTHSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH
912 N. 8th Ave. - 773-6947
Sunday School ...................., 945 aj.
Morni�s-VorshipQ .......... 11700 a.m.
Evening . worship ..........600 p.tNp .
Wednesday Supper..............6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Prayer ..............7:00 p.m.

OAK GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
4350 W. Main St. - 735-0321
Sunday School .....................9:45 a.m.
Morning Worship .............11:00 a.m.
Evening Worship ..................6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Bible Study ........6:30 p.m.

PEACE VALLEY LUTHERAN
CHURCH
1643 Stenstrom Road - 773-2858
1" & 31 Sun. Communion ..10:00 a.m.
2' & 41' Sun. Divine Worship......10:00
a.m.
Bible Study ....... ... .11:15 a.m.
** Fellowship each Sunday after service

PROGRESSIVE MISSIONARY
BAPTIST CHURCH
149 Manley Road - East Main.- 773-
5814
Sunday School .....................9:30 a.m.
Worship Service ..................11:00 a.m.
Wed. Evening Prayer ...........7:00 p.m.

REAL LIFE CHURCH
3365 North US Hwy 17
Morning Service ... .....10:30 a.m.
Wednesday Study/Learning ..6:30 p.m.


RIVERVIEW HEIGHTS MIS-
SIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
1321 S.R. 636 East - 773-3344
Radio Program , ,
WZZS Sundays ........9:00 a.m.
Sunday School ...1..........10:00 a.m.
Morning Worship -.......11:00 a.m.
Evening Worship ...........,....6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Prayer . ... ..7:00 p.m.

SOUL HARVEST MINISTRY
1337 Hwy. 17 South, Wuschula
Sunday School ...... ........10:00 a.m.
Morning Worship .............l1:00 a.m.
Evening Service .................6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Service................7:00 p.m.

ST. ANN'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
204 N. 9th Ave. - 773-64i8
Sunday ........ .... ....9:00 a.m.
Holy Days . /. '.: .. ........... .......
ST. MICHAEL'S
CATHOLIC CHURCH
408 Heard Bridge Road - 773-4089
Saturday Mass (English) .....5:00 p.m.
(Spanish) ...:.7:30 p.m.
Sunday (Spanish) ...........7:00 a.m.
(English) ......... ... ....8:30 a.m.
(Spanish)............ ....11:00 a.m.
(Creole) --....... ...:.... h00,p.m.
Daily Mass in English ..........8:30 a.m.

SEVENTH DAY


ADVENTIST CHURCH
205 S. llth Ave. - 773-9927'
Sabbath School .........: ..........9:30 a.m.
Morning Worship .................11:00 a.m.
Tues. Prayer Meeting ............7:00 p.m.

SOUTHSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH
505 S. 10th Ave. - 773-4368
Sunday School ..:............9:45 a.m.
Morning Worship ..........l11:00 a.m.
Evening Worship -.................6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Prayer ..............7:00 p.m.


WAUCHULA
SPIRIT WIND TABERNACLE
1652 Old Bradenton Road
773-2946
Sunday Morning Worship. . 10:30 a.m.
Evening Worship ................6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Worship ..............7:30 p.m.
Friday Worship............... 7:30 p.m.
TABEkNACLE OF
PRAISE & JOY
1507 MLK Avenue
Sunday School .................... 0:00 a.m.
Morning Worship ..............11:30 a.m.
Evening Worship ................7:00 p.m.
Tues. Bible Stdy.
& Child Train ...........7:00 p.m.'
Friday Prayer Service............7:00 p.m.

WAUCHULA CHURCH OF GOD
1543 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave.
773-0199
Sunday School .................... 0:00 a.m.
Morning Worship .............. 11:15 a.m.
Evening Worship ................ 6:00 p.m.
Wed. Night Fam. Training ....7:30 p.m.
Thurs. Youth Bible Study ......7:00 p.m.
Friday Night Worship............7:30 p.m.

WAUCHULA HILLS HARVEST
TEMPLE ASSEMBLY OF GOD
210 Anderson
Sunday School ..............10:00 a.m.
C hurch .................. ........... 10:00 a.m .
Youth Service ...................... 6:00 p.m.
Evening Service .................. 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday Service................7:30 p.m.

WAUCHULA HILLS
SPANISH CHURCH OF GOD
1000 Stansfield Rd.
Sunday School ....................10:00 a.m.
Evening Worship ............7:30 p.m.
Tuesday Prayer ..... ..............7:30 p.m.
Thursday Worship..................7:30 p.m.
Saturday Worship ..................7:30 p.m.

WAUCHULA REVIVAL CENTER
(Full Gospel)
501 N. 9th Ave.
Sunday School .................. 10:00 a.m.
Morning Worship .............. 11:00 a.m.
Youth & Child. Church..........6:00 p.m.
Evening Worship ................7:00 p.m.
Wed. Bible Study ................ 7:00 p.m.
Men's Fri. Prayer ..................7:00 pm.


ZOLFO SPRINGS

COMMUNITY WESLEYAN
CHURCH
Gardner
Sunday School .................... 0:00 a.m.
Morning Worship ............... 11:00 a.m.
Evening Worship ................7:00 p.m.
Wednesday Service................7:00 p.m.

COWBOY-UP MINISTRY
Cracker Trail Arena
;Hwy 66 .,..
(across from Oak Hills Ranch' Rd.)
781-2281
Sunday .............................1... 0:00 a.m .

CREWSVILLE BETHEL
BAPTIST CHURCH
8251 Crewsville Road
Church - 735-0871 Pastor - 773-6657
Sunday School .................... 9:45 a.m.
Morning Worship ................11:00 a.m.
Evening Worship ............... 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday Prayer ............. 7:00 p.m.

EVANGELISTIC HOLINESS
CHURCH INC.
Corner of 6th and Hickory
Sunday School .................... 0:00 a.m.
Morning Worship ............... 1:00 a.m.
Evening Worship .................7:00 p.m.
Wednesday .......................... 7:30 p.m.

FIRST UNITED
METHODIST CHURCH
Corner of 6th & Suwanee - 735-0114
Bible Study.......................... 10:00 a.m.
Worship Service .................11:00 a.m.

GARDNER BAPTIST CHURCH
South Hwy. 17 - 494-5456
Sunday School ....................10:00 a.m.
Morning Worship ..............11:00 a.m.
Wednesday Prayer ..............7:00 p.m.

MARANATHA BAPTIST
CHURCH
Corner of Steve Roberts Special
& Oxendine Rds.
735-2524 - 773-0989
Sunday .School........... 10:00 a.m.
Worship.... .......... ........... 1:00 a.m.
Evening....... ................1:........1:00 p.m .
Wed. Bible*& Prayer Meet...,7:00 p.m.


ZOLFO SPRINGS
NEW VISION WORSHIP CENTER
64 E. & School House Road -
Church 735-8585 Childcare 735-
8586
Morning Worship ...............10:00 a.m.
Children's Church.............1...0:00 a.m.
Evening Worship ..... .......... 6:00 p.m.
Wed. Youth & FT.H. ............7:00 p.m.'

PENTECOSTAL CHURCH OF
GOD FAITH TEMPLE
Oak Street
Sunday Worship ................10:00 a.m.
Evening Worship ..................7:00 p.m.
Tuesday Worship ..................7:30 p.m.:
Thursday Worship..................7:30 p.m.,
Saturday Worship ..................7:30 p.m.
PRIMERA MISSION
BAUTISTA HISPANA
518 8th Ave. E.
Escuela Dominical ..............10:00 a.m.
Servicio del Domingo..........11:00 a.m.
..............................................7:00 p.m .
Servicio del Miercoles ..........7:30 p.m.

PRIMITIVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Pioneer Park
2nd Sunday ............. 10:30 a.m.
Evening Service .................... 6:30 p.m.
5th Sunday ........................:...6:00 p.m .

REALITY RANCH
COWBOY CHURCH
2-1/2 Miles east of
Zolfo Springs on Hwy. 66
863-735-8600
Sunday School. . . .................9:45 a.m.
Morning Worship ................11:00 a.m.
Last Friday of Each Month
Cowboy Fellowship ............7-9 p.m.

ST. PAUL'S MISSIONARY
BAPTIST CHURCH
3676 U.S. Hwy. 17 South - 735-0636
Sunday School ................. 9:30 a.m.
Morning Worship....................I I a.m.
Wed. Prayer Service ..............7:00 p.m.

SAN ALFONSO MISSION
3027 Schoolhouse Lane - 773-5889
Domingo, Misa en Espanol 10:30 a.m.
Confesiones........................ 10:00 a.m.
Doctrina............................. 11:30 a.m .

SPANISH MISSION
735-8025
Escuela Dominica. . . ........10:00 a.m.
Servicio................................ 1 1:00 a.m .
Pioneer Club .......................... 6:30 p.m.
Servicio de la Noche ............7:00 p.m.
Mierecoles Merienda ............6:00 p.m.
Servicio................................ 8:00 p.m.
Sabado Liga de Jovenes ........5:00 p.m.


FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
OF ZOLFO
320 E. 4th St. - 735-1200
Sunday School .................. 10:00 a.m.
Morning Worship ..............11:00 a.m.
Training U ion.,............. 00 p.m.
Evening Worship .................6:0 p.m.
'We nesda, 'Prayefi ............... 00 pm.'ri.



SEEDS
FROM
THE
SOWER



It was a little girls first day
at school, and the teacher
asked her, "What's your
father's name?"
"Daddy," she answered.
"Yes, of course," smiled the
teacher, "but by what name
does your mother call him?"
"She doesn't call him any
names," explained the girl.
"We love each other in our
house."
Happy is the home where
the speech registers sweet-
ness, where the actions reveal
affection, where their eyes
relate encouragement, where
their countenances reflect
compassion, and where their
lives radiate love.
The Living Bible says,
"Love each other. . . and take
delight in honoring each
other."


Bath time may not
be the favorite
pastime, but
sometimesyoujust
have to put up with it!
There are those
times thatwe endure
f through our faith in
God. We may feel
undeserving of our
plight, but we accept
j it as necessary for our
spiritual
development. We cadt
trust our Master to
* have a purpose for
every situation; we
. knowthat He Is
always withus.
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COURTESY PHOTO
Mr. & Mrs. Miguel Avalos
Bibi Rodriguez & Miguel

Avalos Exchange Vows
Evangelina "Bibi" Rodriguez tea-length dress. Attending to
became the bride of Miguel her was the maid of honor,
Jesus Avalos in an evening cer- Blanca Ojeda.
emony on May 7. Best man' to the groom was
The bride is the daughter of Charles Lucas.
Ignacio and Maria Rodriguez of Following the ceremony, a
Wauchula. The groom is the son wedding reception was held at
of Serafin and Mary Elizabeth the home of the bride. Guests
Avalos, also of Wauchula. enjoyed finger foods and punch
Officiating in the exchange of along with the wedding cake.
. marriage vows was Yolanda After a honeymoon trip to
Villareal. Las Vegas, the couple are at
The ceremony, at the bride's home in Wauchula.
mother's home in Wauchula, The bride attended Hardee
began at 5:30 p.m. The home Senior High School.
was decorated with white flow- The groom is a graduate of
ers with green and blue accents. Hardee Senior High School and
The bride, given in marriage is employed, at the phosphate
by her father, wore a navybblue mines.



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To our community, friends and
church families words could never
express our sincere gratitude for all the
prayers, visits, cards, phone calls,
flowers, food and memorial
contributions to Tidewell Hospice
House of Arcadia. You have expressed
such compassion for our family over the
last 5 months. What a loving
and caring community we are
privileged to be part of!

Special thanks to the staff of Tidewell
Hospice House of Arcadia, Lauren
Canary of Pioneer Medical Center and
Pastors Ken Smith and Craig Bridgers.
The Barbara Wilkins Family
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Rise & Shine
By Ted Simonson

THE GREATEST TREASURE
God wants to give to every one of us more than we dare to
believe. He does not condemn many of the good things we desire.
He tells us simply that these treasures aren't a fraction as valuable
as what we can possess if we follow Him.
Take the case of the man who spends all his years trying to
maintain good health. Meanwhile, God is offering him eternal life
here and now as well as in a life to come! This is not to disparage
physical health. But how much more valuable is a life that lasts for-
ever than a body that, at best, can enjoy 60, 70 or 80 years of vigor?
Consider the multitudes who followed Jesus. Over and over
He asked this question, "What would ye that I should do unto
you?" It wasn't that He couldn't discern their ills. It was because
He was constantly searching for people who were on the hunt for
something more!,
Yes, instant sight for the blind and hearing for the deaf were
wonderful. But He offered something infinitely better: Himself.
Our Lord is far greater than any of the gifts He gives. In His
company, a man can come to possess contentment, love, peace and
joy, amazing gifts the world knows nothing about!
People occasionally saw beyond the miracles to the
Miraculous Man Himself. Mary Magdalene washed His feet with
her tears. This act shows that she was close to guessing His identi-
ty. A Roman centurion sent for the Master to heal his sick servant,
but said it was unnecessary for Jesus to come in person in order to
perform the healing. This Roman considered an outsider by the
Pharisees and scribes, nevertheless came close to guessing who
Jesus was.
Peter, of course, was the first disciple to answer the question
"Who do you. say that I am?" with the shattering reply, "Thou art
the Christ, the Son of the living God (Matthew 16:16).
Wise men came from afar to acknowledge His birth. John the
Baptist puzzled over it. Pilate asked "What is truth?" but bailed to
recognize that standing before him was Truth Incarnate!
We can miss Him, too, in the midst of holiday festivities. We
can go to church, sing the hymns, listen to good sermons and still
miss the resurrected Savior who is alive and in our midst today.
Each of us must find Him for ourselves and discover who He
is, why He came and what are the plans He has for us.


Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Miller,
Wauchula, a seven-pound one-
ounce son, Lucas Wyatt, born
April 20, 2009, Highlands
Regional Medical Center,
Sebring. Mrs. Miller is the for-
mer Crystal Criss. Maternal
grandparents are John and
Barbara Criss- of Wauchula.
Maternal great-grandparents are
Florence Criss and Bill Wolfe
of Wauchula. Paternal grand-
parents are John and Sheila
Miller of Wauchula.
Birth announcements will be
published free of charge within
three months of the date of
birth. A photo of the infant - as
a newborn only - may be
added at no cost. Any other
photo of the baby will cost $15.


There is no exercise better
for the heart than reaching
down and lifting people up.
-John Andrew Holmes


Colton
Colton Diego Cruz, the son
of Mike and Nicole Cruz of
Wauchula, turned 1 year old on
May 1.
He celebrated with a birthday
party on May 2 at the pavilion
at Pioneer Park in Zolfo
Springs. Theme for the party
was Colton's 1st Birthday
Safari.
Guests were served ribs, hot
dogs, potato salad and pasta
salad.
Helping Colton celebrate
were grandparents Rudy and
Virginia Cruz; aunts Kaitlin
Naranjo, Holly Gilliard and
Norma Cruz; uncle James Cruz;
cousins Justin Cruz, Presley
Gilliard, Ricky and Nicole
Cruz; and friends Tyler Able
and Landon Stewart.
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Gold Wingers Advise

On Motorcycle Safety


May is Motorcycle Safety
Awareness Month, and the local
chapter of the Gold Wing Road
Riders Association is eager to
provide both motorcyclists and
other road users with safety pre-
cautions and tips.
Advises Chapter FL2-H:
* The first thing to keep in
mind when driving near a
motorcyclist is that a motorcy-
cle is a vehicle with all of the
rights and privileges of any
other motor vehicles on the
roadway. Always give the
motorcyclist access to the full
lane and never try to share a
lane.
* Always make a visual
check for motorcycles before
entering or leaving a lane of
traffic and at intersections. The
best way to check for motorcy-
clists is by looking into all mir-
rors and blind spots.
* It is very important for your
safety and everyone around you
that you be sure to always sig-
nal your intentions before
changing lanes or merging with


traffic. This is vital to avoiding
a wreck with another vehicle.
* Another important thing to
remember while traveling near
a motorcyclist is to pay close
attention to the flashing turn
signals on any vehicle. Be
aware that motorcycle signals
are often not self-canceling and
riders can forget to turn them
off. It is important to wait to be
sure the vehicle is going to turn
before you proceed.
* Always be sure to allow for
sufficient following distances.
Make sure to leave enough time
for a motorcyclist to maneuver
or stop in a case of emergency.
Never tailgate a motorcycle.
Road conditions that may be
minor annoyances to passenger
vehicles can pose major hazards
to motorcyclists.
As the beginning of summer
draws near, now is the perfect
time to hop on the back of that
Harley and take a spin.
However, keep these safety
tips in mind before you take a
ride!


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Nick


Nicholas Ryan Cunningham,
the son of Kelley and Teresa
Cunningham of Wauchula,
turned 8 years old on April 28.
He celebrated the occasion
with a party at Chuck E.
Cheese's. Theme for the party
was the Hulk.
Guests enjoyed pizza and
cake.
Helping Nick celebrate were
family members and friends.





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A Daily Thought
THURSDAY
Oh, God, please show the
great power of Your patience
by forgiving our sins and
showing us Your steadfast
love.
Numbers 14:17 (TLB)

FRIDAY
So have we come to know
and to trust the love God has
for us. God is love, and the
man whose life is lived in
love, lives in God, and God
lives in him.
I John 4:16 (PME)
SATURDAY
The unfailing love never
ends! By His mercies we
have been kept from com-
plete destruction. The Lord
is wonderfully good to those
who wait for Him and seek"
Him. So it is good to wait.
quietly for salvation from the
Lord.
Lamentations 3:22,25-26 (NLT)
SUNDAY
Nor height, nor depth, nor
any creature shall be able to
separate us from the love of
God which is in Christ
Jesus our Lord.
Romans 8:39 (KJV)

MONDAY
I hate all this silly religion,
but You God, I trust. I'm
leaping and singing in the
circle of Your love.
Psalm 31:7 (ME)
TUESDAY
God loved the world so
much that He gave His only
Son, that everyone who has
faith in Him may not die but
have eternal life.
John 3:16 (NEB)

WEDNESDAY
God is very kind for a thou-
sand lifetimes for those who
love Him and obey His com-
mands.
Deuteronomy 5:10 (NCV)
All verses are excerpted from
The Holy Bible: (KJV) King
James Version; (ME) The
Message; (NCV) New Cen-
tury Version; (NEB) New
English Bible; (NIV) New
International Version; (NLT)
New Living Translation (RSV)
Revised Standard Version;
(PME) Phillips Modern Eng-
lish; and (TLB) The Living
Bible.


1970s REUNION


COURTESY PHOTO
The 1970s graduating classes of Hardee Senior High School are planning a reunion for
the spring of 2010. Currently, a two-day event is planned. Committee representatives
from the various classes include Terry Chaney, 1973; Montry Lambert Thompson, 1975;
Susan Harrison Cartwright, 1977; Tina Jacobs, 1979; Greg Archambault, 1973; Marie
Zajicek Lambert, 1972; Bill Lambert, 1972; Debbie Thomas Sanford, 1973; Cindy Hall
Barlow, 1976; Kay Gill Crews, 1976; and Kathy Clark, 1974. Anyone interested in help-
ing with planning can contact one of the representatives.


Golf Tourney Will


Benefit Mission


held the tournament to support
the mission of Zajicek, who was
born in Wauchula and earned a
bachelor's degree in biology
from Florida Southern College,
and a master's in agronomy
from the University of Illinois.
He completed a one-year accel-
erated studies program at
Moody Bible Institute.
Zajicek made his first mis-
sionary visit to Guatemala in
1991. He then served for two
years as a volunteer with South
American Mission, spending a
year and a half in jungle vil-
lages. He was then assigned to
Columbia, and served for 10
years with the Wayuu Indian


The United Methodist men of
the First United Methodist
churches in Wauchula and
Bowling Green are looking for'
golfers and sponsors to partici-
pate in an annual golf tourna-
ment to benefit Frank Zajicek,
missionary to Columbia.
The UMM groups are orga-
nizing the tournament to be
held at the Torrey Oaks Golf
Course on Saturday, June 6.
Individual and teams are
invited to participate in the
Four-Person Team Scramble.
An entry fee of $50 per person
includes lunch and soft drinks.
The first-place team will win
$300, second place $200 and
third place $100.
, This is the 10th year the
United Methodist Men have


First United Methodist
Church of Fort Meade invites
everyone to hear the music of
Mike and Kelly Bowling. The
concert will be on Saturday,
June 6, beginning at 6 p.m.
For any questions about the
concert, contact the church at
(863) 581-6101. The church is
located at 135 Broadway E.,
Fort Meade.
The deadline for Church News
submissions is Thursday at 5
for the next edition.


people in northeast Columbia in
community and church devel-
opment.
In April 2001, he married Luz
Estella Ricardo. They attended
mission training classes as a
couple, and were assigned to
the town of San Ignacio de
Velasco, where they have
worked with local leaders,
churches and villages to pro-
vide spiritual leadership. They
and their family returned to
Columbia in the fall of 2008.
For more information, con-
tact Charles Cannon at 773-
6045, Torrey Oaks at 767-0302
or the church office (mornings)
at 773-4267.


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This week in history, as
researched from the archival
pages of The. Florida
Advocate, the Hardee County
Herald and The Herald-
Advocate. v.

75 YEARS AGO
Hardee Countians will be
given the opportunity to witness
gopher races next Thursday.
Herger Williams Post No. 2 of
the American Legion is spon-
soring the races in the ballpark
at 8 p.m., between two dia-
mondball games. Prizes of $10,
$5 and $2.50 will be awarded
the fastest gophers.

The new homestead exemp-
tion of $5,000 will apply to all
homes, said Attorney General
Cary D. Landis. Homes will be
subject to taxes for any valua-
tion over $5,000, he said. The
average assessment in Florida is
on the basis of 50 percent of
value. This means a home val-
ued at $10,000 would be
exempt.

Payment of poll taxes quali-
fied about 2,000 people to vote
in the primary election on June
5. There are 4,366 registered
voters in the county. Saturday
was the last day to pay poll
taxes for the coming election.

The Super Series '34 Frigi-
daire has made a hit with its


automatic defrosting, making
hand defrosting a thing of the
past. It also features an auto-
matic ice tray release, double
hydrator capacity, .interior light-
ing and lifetime porcelain
inside and out. It uses less cur-
rent than one ordinary light
bulb. See them at Lester Reif
Hardware or call him at phone
130.

50 YEARS AGO
First Baptist Church of
Bowling Green will dedicate its
new $5,500 educational build-
ing at a special service Sunday
at 2 p.m. There will be an Open
House after the dedication.

At commencement this week,
111 high school students are
candidates for graduation. Mike
Crews is president of the senior
class, Wendell Cotton vice-
president, Dianne Alderman
secretary, Barbara Williams
treasurer and Ross Hendry pres-
ident of the student body.
Superintendent H.B. Dominick
will present the diplomas. The
Rev. W.S. Porter of First
Presbyterian Church' will deliv-
er the baccalaureate sermon.

A local bill providing for the
revision of the Zolfo Springs
city charter has been approved
by the state Legislature with the
provision for a referendum, said
Mayor Bartley Sapp. It will be


on the ballot for the General
Election in October. The origi-
nal charter was drawn in the
early 1900s and has changed
very little since then.

Dollar Days at Weiner's
Department Store brings men's
sport shirts, three pairs stretch
socks and ladies blouses, each
for $1. Double-bed Cannon
sheets are $1.99. A rack of "bet-
ter" dresses are half-price, as
are children's dresses. A close-
out of ladies', men's and chil-
dren's shoes is for $1 a pair.

25 YEARS AGO
The National Guard is ex-
panding its Florida operations,
and the Hardee County Chamb-
er of Commerce hopes the
Guard will choose Wauchula as
the site for its first new home in
18 months. Jack Melendy,
chamber president, and Jeff
McKibben, past commander of
the Avon Park guard unit, met
with National Guard represen-
tatives and civic leaders last
week.

A much-needed rain breaking
the drought Tuesday night trig-
gered damage to electric lines
in Wauchula. The wind and tree'
limbs were responsible for 'ah
about-four-hour outage in the
downtown area. All the traffic
lights were out except one.

An undercover "street clean-
ing" operation paid off big for
Hardee County sheriff's detec-
tives last week as they arrested
10 suspects on drug-related
charges. The charges were the
result of a large-scale investiga-
tion which began March 1 and
ended April 30, according to
Sheriff Doyle Bryan.

Nicholson Supply has a
Memorial Day sale, with
Glidden latex wall paint at
$9.99 a gallon, exterior window


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Way Back When^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^---


I6unin/Fsin UFreas-


blinds for $9.99, 2x4 studs for
$1.89, caulking $1.29 a can, a
leaf rake for $4.99 and garden
hose for $4.99.

10 YEARS AGO
After a lot of action and an
overtime tie-breaker, the Spring
Football Classic at Bryant
Stadium in Lakeland last week
ended in a 20-20 tie. Hardee
played everyone on its 34-man
roster, while Lake Gibson
coach Dane Damron used his
starters most of the evening.

In the statewide writing
assessment test, Florida
Writes!, Hardee scores chal-
lenged state levels, beating
them, equaling them or nearly
matching them. Fourth graders
outshined their state counter-
parts with a 3.2, while the state
average was 3.1. Eighth graders
equaled the state rate of 3.4.
Hardee's 10th graders came in
at 3.5 compared to the state's
3.6.

Dogs of all shapes, sizes and
breeds reigned supreme when
the seventh and eighth All
Breed Dog Shows were held in
Pioneer Park in Zolfo Springs.
There were 1,068 entries on
Saturday and 1,062 on Sunday.

A host of classified ads
offered employment in office
help, equipment operators, a
cook, waitresses, floor clean-
ing, nursing aides, general
maintenance, mechanics, plant
laborers, janitors, electricians
and construction.


5/28/2009
Sun Data
Rises: 6:33 am
Sets: 8:16 pm
LOD: 13:43:00
Moon Data
Rises: 10:47 am
Sets: --:--
Moon Phase
23% Waxing
Major Times
4:13 am-6:13 am
4:39 pm-6:39 pmn
Minor Times
10:56 am- 11:56 am
11:21 pm-12:21 am
Prediction
Good


5/29/2009
Sun Data
Rises: 6:32 am
Sets: 8:17 pm
LOD: 13:45:00
Moon Data
Rises: 11:54 am
Sets: 12:32 am
Moon Phase
34% Waxing
Major Times
4:47 am-6:47 am
5:13 pm-7:13 pm
Minor Times
11:30 am-12:30 pm

Prediction
Average


For the week ended May 21, 2009

At the Florida Livestock Auctions, receipts totaled 6,480,
compared to 7,631 last week, and 7,274 a year ago. According to
the Florida Federal-State Livestock Market News Service:
Compared to last week: Slaughter cows and bulls were steady to
1.00 higher, feeder steers and heifers 1.00 to 2.00 higher.


Feeder Steers:



Feeder Heifers:



Slaughter Cows:
48.00


Medium & Large Frame No. 1-2
200-300 lbs 115.00-150.00
300-400 lbs 106.00-133.00
400-500 lbs 95.00-119.00

Medium & Large Frame No. 1-2
200-300 Ibs 95.00-142.00
300-400 lbs 92.00-108.00
400-500 lbs 82.00-102.00

Lean: 750-1200 lbs 85-90 percent 43.00-


HEARTLAND PHARMACY>


Sebring
6360 U.S. 27 N.
(863) 385-5588


Sebring / Avon Park

Delivery Service


Wauchula
1123 US 17 S
(863) 767-8920


Now serving Highlands and Hardee Counties.
"We put our .. into our service"
If you are visiting we will gladly transfer your prescriptions and
keep them on file - then transfer them back when you go home.


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Dara Massaline, Leonard "Red" Camnp - Pharmacist, Sue Lobato, Pauline Ochoa, Sacha Bralts, Crystal Contreras
Hours:
Monday-Friday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm * Saturday 9:00 am to 1:00pm




SUMMER BOWLING LEAGUES
Schedules for 2009

DAY LEAGUE TIME STARTS

Monday Youth League (12 & UP) 1:00 PM Starts June 8
Monday Nite Mixed 7:30 PM Starts June 1
Free Bowling for League Bowlers 4-6 PM After League Starts
Tuesday Weekly No-Tap 9:30 AM. Every Tuesday
Free Bowling For League Bowlers 11 AM. - 1 PM
Youth/Adult League 7:00 PM Starts June 9
Wednesday Free Bowling for League Bowlers 11 AM - 1 PM After League Starts
New Bowlers Fun League 7:30 PM Starts June 10

Thursday Youth League (Ages 6-11) Starts June 11
Free Bowling for League Bowlers 4-6 PM After League Starts
Mixed No-Tap League 7:30 PM Starts June 11
Friday Free Bowling For League Bowlers 11 AM - 1 PM After Leagues Start
Open Bowling 10 AM - MIDNIGHT
Saturday Free Bowling for League Bowlers 11 AM - 1 PM After Leagues Start
Open Bowling 11 AM - MIDNIGHT


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Call Joan at


773-6391
for more information

943 9. 6 Ave. * Wauchula

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5/30/2009
Sun Data
Rises: 6:32 am
Sets: 8:17 pm
LOD: 13:45:00
Moon Data
Rises: 12:58 pm
Sets: 1:11 am
Moon Phase
45% Waxing
Major Times
5:38 am-7:38 am
6:04 pm-8:04 pm
Minor Times
11:55 pm-12:55 am
12:21 pm-l1:21 pm
Prediction
Average


GENE DAVIS SAYS THANKS
Stop by and see why so many neighbors
from Hardee County buy from me. Ranked
in the top 10 in customer satisfaction in
S.. Florida I have received Ford's highest
Sales Honor 15 years running and been a
member of Ford's 300/500 Club for 20
years. Thanks again and stop by soon.
NTEDEV B~ Ft. Meade
SST D375-2606
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Save 3 Ways


-- Get $100 OFF your 1st Months Rent

,-- Refer a Friend - Get $100 plus
10% OFF Your Rent forptp to 1 year

-- Plus Your Friend Gets $100
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5/31/2009
Sun Data
Rises: 6:32 am
Sets: 8:18 pmi
LOD: 13:46:00
Moon Data
Rises: 1:58 pm
Sets: 1:46 am
Moon Phase
56% Waxing
Major Times
6:26 am-8:26 am
6:52 pm-8:52 pm
Minor Times
12:43 am-l:43 am
1:09 pm-2:09 pm
Prediction
Average


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6B The -Herald-Advocate, May 28, 2009


The


Classifieds


ABOUT ... Classifieds
DEADLINE ....Tuesday noon
RATES ..........Minimum of $4.00 for 10 words. Each addi-
tional word is 22 cents. Ads in all capitals
are 32 cents per word. Headlines are $2 a
line. Blind ad box numbers are $3 extra.
BILLING........Ads must be pre-paid.
CLASSIFICATIONS:


Agriculture
Appliances
Automobile
Boats
Furniture
Help Wanted
Houses
Livestock
Lost & Found
Miscellaneous


Stephanie Gugle

snaalo(in alIocommn aterservi cmm


Mobile Homes
Notices
Pets
Plants/Produce
Real Estate
Recreational
Rentals
Services
Wanted
Yard Sales


Computer Tech
Phone (863) 781-9720
wwwGuqlesComputerServicescomr-
www,.GuqlesComputerServices.com


TopsyTopySee
REAL ESTATE


5 acres all fenced, High and dry with pond. Appaloosa Lane. $84,995.
Beautiful building lot. Lake access to Istapoga on Lakeshore Drive.
Owner financing available. $75,000.
Very nice 3BR 1 Bath concrete block home in good neighborhood.
$89,000
App. 58 AC. Great for development property. High and dry. Reduced
to $10,000 per acre.
7 acres with appox. 600 ft road frontage. 6" well $105,000. Popash Rd.
2 fvo4ar setting
1 ac. with app. 296 ft. road frontage. $36,000
Doublewide mobile home nestled under flowing oaks and sits on app.
5 acres beautifully landscaped with stocked pond. You really have to
see the beauty here to believe it. $139,000.
[- J Top4y See, Broker
:lva Whidden, Associate
cl5:28c 2634 E. Main Street * Wauchula, FL 33873



NOW RENTING!


THE PALMS APTS.

3 & 4 Bedroom Apartments
Ask About Our Move-In Specials!!
Attn Domestic Agriculture Workers

Monthly rent from $585 + utilities
Handicap equipped units available.
Located at: 701 La Playa Drive
Office Hours: Mon. - Fri.,
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For Rental Info & Applications

Call

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Equal Opportuni, Employer jnd Provider cl5 7-28c



WE HAVE MOVED
Come See Our Used Appliance Showroom



?!i County Appliance Repair

214 E. Orange St. - Iauchula
(across from Klassix)
* All New Appliances have Manufacturers Warranty
* Service ALL Brands of Appliances
* $60.00 for 30 min of Service
Parts Additional
*Parts for ALL Makes!! 7
Appliances available in all price ranges
Factory Auhorized Reair Cente
As Always Fo U)rSa~lesan erie al .


781-7680
Trained * Licensed * Insured * Professional Service


12x28 ROME DISC, Charles
Parker, $2,500. 735-2415. 5:14tfc
DIESEL INJECTION REPAIRS -
Pumps, turbos, injectors, 1/2
price of Tampa & Orlando. Can
remove & install. 863-381-0538.
1:29-6:11p
L. DICKS INC. is now purchasing
citrus fruit for the 2009/10 season
and beyond. Call Mark Manuel @
781-0384. 9:4tfc


G.E. WASHER & dryer, $150/pair.
Call Sandy 832-0130. 5:28p


1996 F-250 X-TEND CAB, V-8,
auto, $3,750. 773-4821. 5:28p


SOUTH FLORIDA
COMMUNITY COLLEGE


2005 MALIBU, $6,500 OBO. 773-
6667. 5:28c
1997 LIME GREEN Wrangler soft
top Jeep. 781-1620. 5:28c
1980 1 TON CHEV., 4x4, flatbed,
292, 6 cyl., $2,500. 735-2415.
5:14tfc


NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE
1997 Saturn
VIN# 1G8ZE1282VZ140436
10 a.m. June 15, 2009
Mr. E Pre-Owned Autos & Towing"
1093 Hwvy. 17 N. Wauchula, FL 33873


600 West College Drive
Avon Park, FL 33825
(863) 784-7132- FAX (863) 784-7497
E-MAIL: jobs@southflorida.edu
www.southflorida.edu


.PROGRAM SPECIALIST, YOUTH SERVICES
A full-time, year-round, grant-funded* position
responsible for serving as Program Manager of
the In-School/Out-of-School Youth Programs
conducted by SFCC for Heartland Workforce.
Associate's degree required. Extensive related
experience may substitute for degree require-
ment. Minimum of two years' experience in a
similar program required. Starting annual
salary: $25,000 plus a comprehensive benefits
package including retirement, health/life insur-
ance, vacation and sick leave. Deadline 5 p.m.
6/1/09. Visit our website for detailed position
description.
SFCC IS AN EQUAL ACCESS/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY INSTITUTION



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ALJIM SEE REALTY, INC.
206 North 6th Avenue, Wauchula, FL 33873
Office (863)773-0060 * Evening (863)773-4774
www.jimseerealty.com
James V. See, Jr., Broker * James V. See, Sr., Broker


Great Investment Opportun-
ity! 25.67 acres with 2 homes!
$399,000.
85� acres of improved pasture.
Hwy 17 frontage. $6,000 per
acre.
NEW CONSTRUCTION!
Beautiful 3 BR, 2 BA home.
Great location in town. Tray
ceilings, stainless appliances,
upscale landscaping with irri-
gation. Builder is offering a
bonus to the buyer! $230,000.
3 BR/2 BA house on 7 1/2
acres. Stocked pond. This
property is zoned for up to 3
homes! $179,900.
45 ac citrus grove. Valencias &
Hamlin. Double wide mobile
home. Fruit proceeds included
(subject to FOM contract).
Located in NE Hardee County.
$427,500
3.19� acres. Zoned C-2. Plenty
of room for several businesses.
Potential income already in
place. Hwy 17 across from
Walmart. $1,200,000
Waterfront property! 2 BR/2
BA mobile home in Punta
Gorda. Located on a deep
water canal that leads into
Charlotte Harbor. Buyer con-
cessions possible. Reduced to
$150,000!
1� acre. Great place for your
new home! Close to schools,
shopping and hospital in Wau-
chula. Paved road front-age.
Deed restrictions. Zoned FR.
Lot size 130' X 305'. $38,500


Ben Gibson
Jerry Conerly
Dusty Albritlon


2.24� acres zoned C-2 with
frontage on Hwy 17, Sten-
strom & Holtsclaw. Can be
divided. Super site for com-
mercial operation. Priced at
$220,000.

3.36� acres with 4 BR/2 BA
home. This 2,800� sf home is
extremely energy efficient.
Plenty of room for a garden or
other outdoor uses. Within
walking distance to shopping
and schools. Value priced at
$275,000.
3 BUILDING LOTS on the
corner of Hogan and 7th Ave in
Wauchula. Great location for
duplexes or other commercial
operation. Close to shopping.
Only $99,900.
Stunning newly built 3 BR, 2
BA house with study. Up-
grades galore! Close to schools.
2 car garage. Call and ask
about the bonus offered by the
builder! $259,000.
2 Bedroom/2 Bath triple wide.
Could be made into 4 bedroom.
10 acres. In ground pool.
Country setting. VWell main-
tained. $185,000

Custom built 3 BI/2 BA home
on #7 fairway of Torrey Oaks
Golf Course. 2 car garage.
Great upgrades throiigloiul
home. Irrigated ilani. $250,000(
Call and inake ;n appointnlt
to see this home htIoda.


Realtor Associates
(941)737-2800 Robertl .lons
(863)445-0662 John It. (Gross
(863)781-0161 Rick Knight
Calvin Bates (863)381-2242


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MOVING - RECLINERS, tables,
dryer, refrigerator, misc. small
kitchen appliances. 773-4821.
5:28p


HELP WANTED - Service/route
driver. Apply in person, 409
Goolsby, Wauchula. 5:28c


4BR/2-1/2BA plus bonus room, 9-
1/2 acres. 863-773-4207 or 863-
781-5595. 5:14-6:4p


10 COWS BRED with black bran-
gus, 5 cows with calves, $13,500
or $950 each. Cell (941-321-9200.
5:21-6:18p


SUMMER SPECIAL
Blade Sharping
will remove and sharpen for


$5.00 per blade
829 Bostick Rd. 863-773-4400 Office
Bowling Green, FL
cl5:7-28c


863-375-4081
863-474-1172


SGILLIARD v

FILL DIRT INC.

* Fill Dirt * Rock * Sand * Shell
* Pond Digging * Ditch Cleaning
Lamar Gilliard Zolfo Springs
Home: (863) 735-0490 cla:2tc Mobile: (941) 456-6507


Central Florida

Ranch & Grove

Realty, LLC

2bd/lbth Frame Home, 5 ac., Barn - $119,000
3bd/1 bth cent a/c $99,000 , Zolfo
3bd/ lbth - fixer upper - $85,000 - Zolfo
lbd/1 bth - cent a/c - $89,500 - Zolfo
3bd/1 bth - cent a/c - $69,000 - Bwl Grn
'04 MH 3/2 - grdn tub - very nice - $95,000
3/2 Briarwood - extrmly nice - $499,000
3/2.5 in-grnd pool on 13ac - Dansby Rd -
$249,000 & 10 ac cleared - $15,000 per ac
or all for $399,000








Realtor
220 N. 6th Avenue
Wauchula, Florida 33873
(863) 773-3337 Fax: (863) 773-0144
www.floresrealty.net
Jessie G. Sambrano

SPECIAL OF THE WEEK


5 acres with 4BR 2BA 2007 mobile home - central
air/heat - east of Wauchula - $115,000.00

3BR 2BA CB home with garage - 2 lots - central air/heat - appli-
ances included $164,000.00
7.43 acres on Martin Luther King - City water and sewer available
- tract close in - ideal for development. $110,000.00
2� acres - Large 3BR 2BA CB home - Giant game room - Detached
2BR apt. additional storage building - Central Air/Heat - Enjoy
Country Living $195,000.00
30 acres Ft. Green area - close to HIardee Lakes - a good place to
build - close to flowing creek - country living at its best for the spe-
cial price of $7,500.00/acre.
Sunset Park 3BR home in very good condition - Central air/heat -
economy home for those who want their payments less than rent.
$89,000.00


WE SHARE THE SAME MLS WITH HIGHLANDS COUNTY!
Remember
Our listings are on the Internet.
Anyone with a computer can 1
access them anytime!
Contact After Hours o . .
O.R. (Tony) Flores, Broker, tony@floresrealty.net
Oralia D. Flores, Broker, oralia@floresrealty.net
After hours


Oralia D. Flores (863) 781-2955


John Freeman


Tony Flores (863) 781-0744


(863) 781-4084 Steve Lanier (863) 559-9392
Jessie Sambrano (863) 245-6891 S


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The


Classifieds


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LOST - FEMALE terrier mix, black
with some brown, named Lacey,
lost on May 17, Roberts Rd area,
Lilly. 863-781-3571. 5:28p
FOUND - Lawn equipment, Polk
Rd. area. Call to Identify (863)
773-4642. 5:21-28p
MISSING - Since May 12,
pekingese, off Steve Roberts.
Answers to Sassy. 735-2787.
Children really miss her!
5:21-28p_


U-PICK PEAS - LAST 10 DAYS -
black-eyes and conchs, $15
bushel. 2949 Center Hill Rd. off
Hwy. 62, 4.5 miles west of U.S. 17,
8 am - 7 pm everyday. 863-325-
4876. 5:28p
FOR SALE - GENERATOR, $400
OBO, like new. 863-767-1870.
- 5:28p
FOR SALE - NICE piano, $450.
781-9626. 5:28p
CHANGE YOUR- INCOME -
CHANGE YOUR LIFE! Absolutely
A NO RISK OPPORTUNITY! Free
website to promote you business.
START TODAY FOR FREE! Click
here www.isxperia.com/better-
health or call Lee 863-221-6288.
ID#504882. 5:28-6:4p
COMPAQ LAPTOP computer, $80
, firm. 773-6306. 5:28p
2 CEMETERY LOTS for sale,
Wauchula Cemetery, $1,200. 941-
745-2403. 5:21-6:18p


Robert Cole
863-773-9351


- -
4x8 PRO-2 BILLIARD/pool table,
$800. 781-4133. 5:21-28c


WANTED - SHEDDING DOGS -
The furminator deshedding treat-
ments reduces shedding up to
90%. That leaves your dog and
your house less FURRY. Barker
Shop, 1067 Hwy. 17 (by Chapman
Fruit) 863-773-0547. 5:7-6:4p
ADOPT A PET! If you have lost a
pet or are looking for a new one,
the City of Wauchula invites you
to come and see if you can find
the pet you're looking for. The
Wauchula Animal Control is locat-
ed at 685 Airport Road. Please
call 773-3265 or more informa-
tion. tfc-dh
ATTENTION! State Statutes
828.29 requires that all cats and
dogs sold in Florida be at least 8
weeks old, have an official health
certificate, have necessary shots
and be free of parasites, tfc-dh


HUGE PLANT SALE - closing out,
everything goes. Fri. & Sat., 9-2
pm, off East Main St., BG.
5:21-6:18p

I always prefer to believe
the best of everybody; it
saves so much trouble.
-Rudyard Kipling


David Cole
863-214-1471


Licensed & Insured FREE ESTIMATES
CBC1256749 cl4:30-6 18p




Simply 4U Computer Repair, LLC
Garry A. Phillips
863.445.0135
q1 . simnnpy4ucomputerr.pair@g mail-.com
S " simplpt4uycomputerrepair.com
Serving HazAee & DeSoto Counties

5:7-28p






863-397-9840
354 Bostick Road * Bowling Green, FL






www.gatorheatingandair.com
Gator Heating-Air-Mold Inspections LLC



KITCHEN KRAFT CABINETS
Since 1959

Custom Made All Wood
and
All Wood Pre-Made



Charles Gibbs 1509 Lisa Drive I
Owner-Operator Wauchula 9


Hardee Car Company
Buy Here - Pay Here__


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U-PICK PEAS - LAST 10 DAYS -
black-eyes and conchs, $15
bushel. 2949 Center Hill Rd. off
Hwy. 62, 4.5 miles west of U.S. 17,
8 am - 7 pm everyday. 863-325-
4876. 5:28p


.3.8 ACRES IN the ,country, 64
west. 863-781-4187 leave mes-
sage. 5:28-6:25p


HARDEE GARDEN CTR. - Corner
7th Ave. & Hogan St., 6 city lots.
1/2 ac. C-2 comm. zoning, 6' H.D.
security fence, all utilities hooked
up. No fees. Build duplexes or
triplexes. By owner. Hold
mortgage, $98,000. 863-899-1714.
5:28-6:25p,
37+ ACRES, TREED, cross-
fenced, spring fed creek, newly
remodeled, 2/1 home, barn, cow-
pens & more. N.E. Bowling Green,
$495,000. 863-375-9903 or 941-
321-9200. 5:21-6:18p


AVAILABLE JUNE 1! 3BR/2BA,
cental air & heat, double car
garage, corner lot, $700 monthly
plus $300 deposit, 600 Dixon St.,
Fort Meade. 863-245-2496. 5:28p
NICE CLEAN one bedroom apart-
ment, $120 per week, first weeks
rent, damage deposit and refer-
ence required. 773-9793.
5:21-28p
APARTMENT - NICE, 1BR only,
$300. Deposit $150 weekly, utili-
ties included. 863-224-4702.
5:21-28p


Car Wash and Wax
Carpet and Seat Cleaning
Buff Compounding
Headliners Replaced
Vinyl Top
Motor Cleaning


Hwy. 17 & S.R. 66
Zolfo Springs


5:7-28c


U
2BR/1BA APARTMENT for rent in
BG. Call 4 more info. 773-3754 (8-
5) or 781-0114 after 5. 5:28-6:4p
3/2 MH ON DOWNING CIRCLE,
on 1/3 acre & shed, $900 security
deposit. 863-245-1066. 5:28p
VAC. WK FOR RENT - half-mile
from Disney ent., two BR, 3 full
baths, sleeps 8, furnished, July
25-Aug. 1, $850. 863-773-2509.
4:30-5:28p


HOUSE, APARTMENTS, TRAIL-
ERS, lease optional, $450 month,
utilities. 863-773-6616, 863-445-
0915. 5:7-6:4p
FULLY FURNISHED 2BR/2BA unit
in Crystal Lake Adult MHP.
Utilities & cable TV included, $650
per month with $250 deposit. 863-
773-9571 or 863-445-0662.
5:7-6:4p
FOR RENT - Brand new 3/2 home
with double garage located
approx. 20 minutes from
Wauchula. Monthly rental amount
of $800 with deposit of $800. Call
Jessica Smith at 863-781-1186 for
more information. 5:7-29c
NEWLY BUILT 2/1 on 2 1/2 acres,
896 Fish Branch Rd., Zolfo. $595
first, last and security. 941-380-
1992. .5:7-28p
COMMERCIAL, INDUSTRIAL,
shops, garages, rest.-bar, offices,
churches, schools. 773-6616,
445-0915. 5:7-6:4p
AVAILABLE FOR LEASE NOW:
Lease for either warehouse,
office, or retail. Located on W.
Main in Wauchula in back of dri-
vers license. Approx. 2000 sq.ft.,
2 bathrooms, $750 per month "as
is", 1 year minimum, triple net.
Call 863-781-1396. 4:30-5:28p


(863) 735-1495


W. B. Olliff, Jr., Tree Surgeon, Inc.
773-4478




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LAKE JUNE RENTAL - 2BR/2BA,
$800 wkly, May-September. 767-
1752. 5:14-6:11p
* MOVE-I'N SPECIAL *
2 BR/1 B AND 2 BR/2 B from $400
monthly. 1 BR from $300 monthly.
No pets, low deposit. Next to
school & hospital. Citrus Valley
MHP. 863-698-4910 or 698-4908.
Se habla espanol.
7:31tfc
WAREHOUSE OFFICE YARD,
brand new, 6,000 SF, 3647 Hwy.
17 frontage in Zolfo Springs for
lease. 239-273-7381.
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Store Wide Sale
Dining room start $197
Living room tables $99
4 Pc. Bedroom Start $397
Recliners start $3977
Spend over $1,000 and get
additional 10% off
HIGHPOINT
FURNITURE
OUTLET STORE
2350 U.S. 27 North * Sebring
Florida
Across from Home Depot
863-382-0600


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OFFICE SPACE for rent. Call 773-
4466 for more information. 4:9tfc
MODERN LARGE DUPLEX in
Bowling Green, 3BR/2BA/2Cd
each unit. Must see! $800 month
+ security. 863-443-2903,
www.bghomes.com 4:2tfc
APARTMENTS & HOUSES FOR
RENT. 773-6667. 5:28c.
WAREHOUSES, several different.
sizes. Jack Ullrich Warehouses.
773-6448. 3:27tfc
ATTENTION! The Federal Fair
Housing Act Prohibits advertising
any preference or limitation
based on race, color, religion,
sex, handicap, familial status or
national origin, or the intention to
make such a preference or limita-
tion. Familial status includes chil-
dren under 18 living with parents
or guardians and pregnant
women. tfc-dh



PARKER

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PONDS DUG & CLEANED OUT

(81163) 735-2415
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All shifts needed for a 79 bed SNF. If
you like geriatrics come join the
Hardee Manor Healthcare Team.
Apply in person:
Hardee Manor Healthcare Center
401 Orange Place * Wauchula, FL 33873
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/ Repair or Rebuild Gas or Diesel Manual
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SLicensed and Insured
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375-4461
Open Mon - Sat from 8:00 am - 6:00 pm O


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Hearn's Auto Cleaning Service


Hill's Auto World
U.S. Hwy. 17 Bowling Green
375-4441


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I WILL DO BABYSITTING In my
home anytime days, nights &
weekends. 375-4792 or 445-0572.
5:28-6:25p
AC REFRIGERATION SERVICE
and repair, certified technician.
Call Edison 863-245-9633. Free
estimates. 5:21-28p


CHRISTIAN LADY seeking for a
few hours a week to sit with the
elderly, $10 an hour. 863-797-
9620. 5:21-28p
EXPERIENCED CAREGIVERS -
light housework, assist with
meals, companionship and other
duties. 863-375-3616. 5:21-6:18p.
AL-ANON FAMILY GROUP. Every
Wednesday night at 6:30 p.m.
Located at the SFCC Annex,
Room #105, Hwy. 17 North, Wau-
chula. 735-2511. tfc-nc
IS ALCOHOL CAUSING a prob-
lem? Call Alcoholics Anonymous
in Hardee County at 735-2511.
Several weekly meetings.
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NEED A WELL OR HAVE PUMP
TROUBLE? CALL
ULLRICH'S PITCHER PUMP
For complete well, sales,
service and installation,
call (863) 773-6448.
7:18tfc


R&J COMPLETE LAWN CARE
and power washing, small engine
repair, reasonable rates, locally
owned and operated. 781-1443.
5:21-6:18p
ATTENTION! State Statutes 489-
119 Section 5 Paragraph B and
Hardee County Ordinance 87-09
Section 10 Paragraph D require
all ads for any construction-relat-
ed service to carry the contrac-
tor's license number.
dh
DO YOU NEED A WEBSITE
BUILT? Call Doug 863-397-9840.
5:7tfc
I DO HOUSE CLEANING. Call
Patty 773-4185, references.
5:7-6:4p
W.R. SMITH LAND Clearing &
Tree Removal Services Inc. -
Land clearing - demolition - tree
removal; Fencing - barbed wire,
field fence, board fence; Tractor
work - bush hog, disc. Code
enforcement clean-up discount.
Ag pole barn construction. Will
Smith, owner/operator. 863-781-
0158 or 863-773-3557. 4:9-9:24p
CITRUS TREE REMOVAL -
Cheapest rates, by the hour or
contract. Free estimates. C.
Wilson 863-767-5349. 4:2-8:20p


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Classifieds


DO YOU HAVE a problem with
drugs? Narcotics Anonymous
meets Monday and Thursday
nights 7:00 p.m. at First United
Methodist Church, at the corner
of Palmetto and 7th Ave., Wau-
chula, and Friday and Saturday
nights 7:00 p.m. at First Methodist
Church, corner of Grape and
Church St., Bowling Green.
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REFRIGERATORS, gas & electric
stoves, wood & metal twin bunk
beds, twin & king beds. We can
order day beds and futons. 28
cast iron pans, $10 each. 767-
8822. 5:28c
FRIDAY & SATURDAY - 518 East
5th St. in back yard. Furniture,
tools & misc. Zolfo Springs. 5:28p
SATURDAY - 8-?, Rain or shine!
Yard Sale - lots of baby boy & girl
stuff, young men & women
clothes. 3435 S. Palmetto St.,
Zolfo Springs. 5:28p
FRIDAY/SATURDAY - 9-2 p.m,
Starke Ave. off East Main St., BG.
Horse tack, saddles, boots,
woman & mens clothes, hundreds
of books, lots of household items
& tools. 5:28p




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BANKRUPTCY


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Genuine Orthopedic
Foam encased sides
Waverly -
Was $594 now $297
Pegasus -
Was $695 now $397
Westmorland -
Was $1199 now $597
HIGHPOINT
FURNITURE
OUTLET STORE
2350 U.S. 27 North * Sebring
Florida
Across from Home Depot
863-382-0600



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By Gerald M. Costello
The Chnstopriers


L AM BER T
REALTY INC.
402 South 6th Avenue
Wauchula, FL 33873
Great Curb Appeal! Lovely home in family
neighborhood, 2B/2Bth, large master suite, 2
screened porches, outside storage, sprinkler
system with separate well. $54,900
OWNER SAYS SELL THIS HOUSE! Great
location for this 4B/2Bth brick home, hard-
wood/carpet floors, large carport, well land-
scaped and fenced backyard, 12X16 storage
with water/electric. $139,000
ONE OF A KIND! 2 bedrooms, cozy cottage
with fireplace, hardwood floors, lots of storage
space, huge 30x18 storage building. Call Delois
to see this home today! $128,000
3.16 Acres and lovely 3B/2B home built in 1990
with large rooms, fireplace, screened lanai, in
ground pool, 12x20 metal storage; this is a must
see! $125,000
PLENTY OF ROOM in this 4B/3Bth home
with fireplace; hardwood floors, large storage
area; plus garage apartment; walking distance
to schools, shopping and more. $85,800
MAKE AN OFFER TODAY on this 2005,
24x44, D/W mobile home, quiet location, new
Smithbuilt shed with electricity and 12x16
porch. $73,000
MOVE RIGHT IN this C/B Stucco home;
4B/3Bth, family room with fireplace, stainless
steel appliances in large kitchen, lovely yard
with underground sprinkler system. A MUST
SEE! $279,000
LOCATION IS KEY! Lovely heritage home,
� 3B/2Bth, with 4 rental units, currently rented,
tall ceilings, hardwood floors, plenty of extras
in this listing. Call Charlotte for details.


SERVICE YOU


DORIS S. LAMBERT, G.R.I., Broker
ASSOCIATE: DELOIS JOHNSON............773-9743


Bus. (863) 773-0007
Fax: (863) 773-0038
www.lambertrealty.net
Doris Lambert L
LOOK WHAT $38,000 WILL BUY! 2B/1Bth
M/H, completely furnished including patio fur-
niture; large screened porch and nice yard.

Well maintained C/B Home on 11 Acres!
3B/lBth; large fireplace, enclosed porch; great
garden area. A MUST SEE TO APPRECIATE!
$225,000
30 acres of pastureland in secluded area; small
pond has natural flow of water; perfect for
home site or small ranch. ALL OFFERS CON-
SIDERED and POSSIBLE OWNER FINANC-
ING! Call Delois today.

5 acres with fruit trees, large oaks and 1 acre
pond; this would make a lovely home site.
$110,000
Beautiful 5 acre tract with paved road frontage;
make an offer on this 5 acre tract. Listed at
$90,000

EASTERN HARDEE - 14.74 acres, nice sloping
tract with large pond; some native trees; very
secluded. $195,000
Duette Area - 10 acres with 12" well; perfect for
your new home. Call Delois Johnson for more
information.
1.2 Acre Commercial Lot on Highway 17; high
traffic area. $100,000

Main Street Location - outside city limits; 1.37
acres; 2" shallow well. $43,500

2.76 Acres with 2" well located Highway 64
West. $49,000


CAN COUNT ON I
KENNETH A. LAMBERT, Broker a
ASSOCIATE: CHARLOTTE TERRELL...781-6971


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702 SOUTH 6TH AVENUE
WAUCHULA, FL 33873
Gary Delatorre - Broker
(863) 773-2122 .FAX (863) 773-2T73


Donna Steffens, Associate
Jessica Smith, Associate
Richard Dasher, Associate
Nancy Craft, Associate
Victor Salazar, Associate
Jerry Carlton, Associate


781-3627
781-1186
781-0162
832-0370
245-1054
781-3608


Jerry Carlton


Office hours 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM


$142.000!! 3/2 home on 1 acre, sewer,
well, Fruit trees, built 2003, barely used
very nice location. MOVE IN READY!!
REDUCED!!! 4BR, 2 Bath home recently
remodeled, Includes refrigerator, wash-
er/dryer, stove, dishwasher, Fireplace,
Central H/A, all on 2.9 Acres with fruit
trees in yard. $155.000
3 BR, 2BATH FRAME HOME on Large lot
features new roof, new windows, sprin-
kler system, jacuzzi tub, stove, refrigera-
tor. shed/workshoo with car lift installed.


Within City Limits. $125.000 ONLY $75.000!! for this 3 BR, 2 Bath, with front
porch and large fenced back yard in a nice
AUTO RESTORATION BUSINESS AND neighborhood.
BUILDING!! With over 11,000 SF Excellent
Income $695,000 GREAT NEW LOCATION FOR NEW BUSINESS!!
Over 2 acres, on 2 high traffic highways,
2 BR, 1.5 Bath with Central H/A refrigera- frontage on US 17 N and North Florida Avenue.
tor and stove, 1,198 total Sq. ft. Great Access from both highways, property located
starter or retiree home. $50.000 across from Winn Dixie and Amscot $415.000


INVESTMENT PROPERTY located on US
17 North close to the New Hilltop
Elementary School Reduced From
$330.000 to $299.000
5 ACRES - ONLY $45.000! Nice, quiet,
serene wooded 5 Acres!! BUILD YOUR
HOME HERE! CALL TODAY.
REDUCED!! $70.000 Call Donna!!! Nice 3
BR, 1 Bath concrete block home on large
lot. Make Offer!!
GREAT STARTER HOME!! Only $45.000
for this 1 BR, 1 Bath home. Great Buy!!
CITY CLOSE; COUNTRY QUIET! 7.33
Acres with 5 BR/ 3 Bath, 2 Car garage
home which includes inground pool,
large front and back yard, large
kitchen/dining room and huge living
room, storage shed. Total sq ft 3,687.
$350.000


S & K Lawn Service

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Lowest Prices In Hardee Co.

863-773-9227


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WAUCHULA HILLS STORE!! New Building, New
fixtures, and racks, new coolers, and fountain
machines, ALL Inventory. Alarm system w/24hr
video recording. Apartment in Back. $400.000!
MAIN STREET BUSINESS!!! Great opportunity to
own a Large commercial business on Main Street
including building, business and all inventory.
Many possibilities and great Potential. $250,000
OUTSIDE CITY LIMITS!! 3 BR, 1 Bath with spa-
cious living room and good size kitchen in nice
quiet neighborhood. $95.000


OLD COUNTRY HOME!! 4BR, 2 Bath on 1.5
Acres with 1,680 total living Sq. Ft., Good
Condition, many extras. $94.500
REDUCED $245.000 to $190.000!! 3BR, 2 Bath
possible 4th BR Beautiful hardwood floors, liv-
ing room, dining room, kitchen, den, office,
front and back porch with total Sq Ft. 3,716.
ONLY $68.000!!! 3 BR, 2 Bath M/H on Downing
Circle includes stove, refrigerator, washer,
dryer, and some furniture.
EXCELLENT 5.58 acres of land to build on in
area of nice homes that is close to schools,
hospital, and churches, and has hard road
frontage. $110.000
COUNTRY HOME!! 3BR, 1.5 Bath total 1,758 Sq
Ft Only $125.900
3BR, 2 BATH M/H and Extra Lot with many extras
for $72.500. Call Nancy today!!


PRE FORECLOSURE!! P
MAKE OFFERS--CALL DONNA
3 BR, 1.5 Bath Concrete Block Home in Town, $90,000 - 708 Illinois Ave.
3BR, 2 Bath with 1,236 total Sq Ft. living area on 705 Illinois Ave. Only $75.000.
3 BR, 2 Bath with fenced yard on First St, Only $75.000.
Beautiful Serene 5 Acres with 3 BR, 1 Bath Country Home $162,500.
Resthaven Rd. d5:28c


GREAT GRADUATION SPEECHES
With 17 grandchildren thus far, my wife and I have become
experts on graduation ceremonies. We've been attending them
almost since we can remember, and this year is no exception.
Two of our Oklahoma grandchildren will be graduating this
month, one from high school and one from college, and, conve-
niently enough, both ceremonies take place on the same weekend.
There's no end to these in sight, by the way, with our newest
grandson not yet 1 and grandchild number 18 due in September.
We'll be showing up at graduations as long as we can, and that's
fine by us.
Along the way we've become quite proficient at grading grad-
uation speakers, and found not only that they come in all shapes
and sizes but also that they can range greatly when it comes to
effectiveness. Even though it's been well over 50 years, for exam-
ple, I remember my own college graduation speaker because his
message was on target.
Over the years we've heard a number of political figures, rang-
ing from then-Vice President Walter Mondale to New York Mayor
Michael Bloomberg, but they often have their own agenda to pro-
mote. One of the most successful talks I've heard came from pro-
ducer-director Hal Prince, who peppered his talk with some lively
Broadway anecdotes but focused on the importance of doing some-
thing that benefits others.
The best graduation speech we've listened to - by far - was
delivered last year to seniors at a private girls' academy in
Maryland.
The speaker, a Washington priest, made his homily at Mass the
graduation talk, and in it he humorously recalled his own first taste
of collegiate freedom - the same kind of freedom the graduates
would soon experience. Given a choice of going to class or sleep-
ing in, he generally chose the latter, he said, with disastrous conse-
quences on his grades. When his parents saw his marks at
Christmas, they laid down the law: Do the kind of work you're
capable of or transfer to a lesser college and pay your own tuition.
Lesson learned, and presented with great effect, receiving a
standing ovation. .
I suppose we've all wondered what we might say if asked to
deliver a commencement address, and I'm no exception. I'd prob-
ably tell the graduates what I've advised my own children about
looking for a job: Find something you're happy with and that pays
you enough to support a family comfortably, and make sure that
somehow or other it benefits those around you.
The founder of The Christophers, Father James Keller,
summed it up years ago with his own words of wisdom for young
people: "Within each of you there is one thing you possess: love of
God and of your neighbor because in each and every human being
is the Divine Image. Within each of you, were you to release it, is
the capacity to make the whole world a better place than you found
it."
Great advice!
We'll be listening for words like those this year and next, when
two more graduations are on our schedule. After that, they keep
stretchingon. God willing..we'll make them all. -
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Seeking individual for part-time
small deliveries and pickups.
Clean driving record a must.
Interested Persons Contact:
Sami Jo @ (863) 735-2233 5:28


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To help all created things,
that is the measure of our
responsibility; to be
helped by all, that is the
measure of our hope.
-Gerald Vann


The erld'dvI Iat

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Patronage Refunds-Because we're a
cooperative, we can share our proftis
with our borrowers-and we do! Since
1989, we've paid more than $104
million in patronage refunds to Farm
Credit borrowers throughout southwest
Florida-that's a big check!


2008


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Community Support-\We're proud to
support youth and agricul ture throughout
I1 ighlands County and southwest Florida.
With contributions to ag organizations, 4-11
clubs, FFA chapters, and other sponsorships,
we invested more than S140,000 in our
communities in 2008 alone!


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Land * Homes * Country Living
5:28-6:25c


Joe LDavis
INC., REALTORS
PM1 | (863) 773-2121
JOE L. DAVIS
JOE L. DAVIS, JR
REALTOR JOHN H. O'NEA
See more listings at
John O'Neal www.joeldavis.com


REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS
CALL OUR OFFICE TODAY!
You may qualify to receive a grant
for down payment assistance on your new home.


10� acs w/beautiful oaks on
paved rd borders state land.
Deed restrictions to protect
your investment. $225,000!

Bring your fishing pole!
3BR/1BA home fronts re-
laxing Lake Buffum. Park-
ing & hookups for 1 RV in
place $160,000!

5� acs w/paved county rd
frontage in Eastern Hardee
Co. $62,500!

Longing for peace & quiet?
3BR/2BA 2007 MH
w/1980�SF on 5� acs. In-
cludes 30'x18' detached
garage w/2 bay doors,
1/2 BA, electric, loft.
$179,900!

Looking for 5 or 10 acs?
Two 5� ac high/dry fenced
parcels on private rd! Buy
one or both! $14,500/ac!
One parcel has well/septic!
High & dry pastureland!
10� ac improved, fenced
land on private rd is attrac-
tive homesite, or perfect for
cattle/horses! $140,000!

5 lots in Wauchula w/over
975' total rd frontage. Close
to hospital, schools & shop-
ping. Call for individual
lot prices. Buy all for
$95,000!

Looking for native Florida?
Secluded 5� ac of wooded
land has deeded access to
Peace River! Canoe, camp,
fossil hunt, relax! $90,000!


REALTOR ASSOCIATES AFTER HOURS
KENNY SANDERS..........781-0153 SANDY LA RRISON....... 832-0130
JUAN DELATORRE.......781-1128 MONICA REAS...............781-7110
DAVID ROYA..................781-3490

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Breathtaking oaks! 9.8� ac
homesite conveniently lo-
cated between Wauchula &
Zolfo Springs w/culvert al-
ready in place! $168,000!
Frontage on SR66! 11� ac
fenced pastureland also
fronts Nursery Rd, zoned A-
1! Priced to sell at $139,000!
Never lived in! Brand new
3BR/2BA, 1300�SF, CB
home w/granite counter-
tops, master bath, ceramic
tile & carpet floors!
$144,999!
Immaculate 3BR/2BA CB
home w/hardwood floors,
tile in kitchen & bath. Big
privacy fenced back yard
looks great! $138,000!
Your .piece on the Peace
River! Two adjacent par-
cels, 7.8� acs for $219,000,
8.6� acs for $225,000! Buy
both for $398,000! Possible
owner financing!
Weekend getaway cabin!
Sits on 22� ac fenced pas-
tureland w/established
oaks, 4" well, 2 barns, pri-
vate rd! $220,000!
PRICE REDUCED! Family
friendly neighborhood near
the Peace River!
3BR/2.5BA, CB home in-
cludes new A/C, heat pump,
floors, appliances, roof.
$164,000!
Huge house w/lots of poten-
tial. Large corner lot zoned
C-1. $135,000!


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American Legion Held Memorial Day Service May 25


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PHOTOS BY JIM KELLY
Dawn Atkinson-Jones sang the National Anthem and
other patriotic songs.


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Post Chaplain John Maddox gave the invocation.


Wendell Turner, 82, has been a member of the American
Legion for 62 years and spearheaded establishing the
monument honoring Hardee County's 73 war dead.


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WORLD WA

Alderman, Edw,
Altman, Jebtha L
Bryan, Albert W.
Burch, Grady .
Collier, Leslie
Davis, Issac ..
Donahue, D.E.
Grice, Alton ..
Holland, Fred
Jones, John . .
Madden, Arthur


Mitchell, Wm. E. "Willie"
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Thomas, Henry ........
Webb, JosephT. ........
Weeks, Nathaniel .......
Williams, Herger .......


WORLD WAR II

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Crane, Albert L. .............
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Dees, Bradford W. ...........
Dennis, Jack K.............
Evers, Robert D............. .
Fussell, Donald E....... . ...
Fussell, Jack H. . . . . . . . . . . ..
Gilliam, Thomas 0. ..........
Jones, Dave Clifton ..........
Lambert, Harold 0 ..........
Lanier, Frank P............ .
Maddox, John Robert ........
Makowski, Edwin Adolph .....
M ays, Jack . ... . ........ . . .
McCall, Murrell G. ............
McLean, Malcolm E. .........
Minor, Francis J . ............
Montgomery, Chester .........
Moore, Douglas T. ...........
Moseley, Oscar C. ...........
North, Leavy T. Jr.............
Oskin, Stanley J. ...........
Patterson, James M. ..........
Petteway, Roy H. ............
Pringle, J.P. ...............
Smith, Halcott L. ............
Southerland, W. Edgar .......
Stanton, Arthur Lemmie .......
Taylor, Jessie J. .............
Taylor, John S. ...............
Taylor, Marquis B. ............
Tew, Charles R. ............
White, William S............
Wingate, Andrew J. ...........
Witt, Leslie B. .............


KOREAN CONFLICT

Barefoot, Elmer G. .........
Howze, Orville C. .........
Ryan, Jim J. ............

VIETNAM WAR

Adams, B. Tim ..........
Boatwright, Raymond L . . .
Carter, Terrel Elbert .......
Dickey, Charles C. Jr .......
Fulford, Varl E. .......
Long, Charles Edward ... . .
Long, Warren L........... .
Means, Johnny ...........
Pendley, Robert Glenn .....
Rickels, Frederick Dale ....
Shaw, Roy E. Jr ......... . .


Sandy Scott was the guest speaker. Her family had mem-
bers in the armed forces for generations. Her brother
Frederick Dales Rickels was killed in Vietnam.


American Legion Vice Commander Carl Saunders led the
11 a.m. service May 25 in Wauchula.


Adjutant John W. Burton read the names of the 17 Hardee
Countians who died in World War I.


Legion's Honor Guard participated in Memorial Day ceremony.


Carl Saunders and Sandy Scott presented the wreath, to honor the
Hardee County war dead.


2nd Vice Commander Jimmy Dickens read the names of
Hardee Countians who died in World War II (42), the
Korean Conflict (3), and the Vietnam War (11).


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May 28, 2009, The Herald-Advocate 11B


COUNTY COURT
The following marriage
licenses were issued recently
in the office of the county
court: ,
Dannie Eugene Davis, 73,
Wauchula, and Lisa Marie
Mainello, 46, Wauchula.
Kyle Joseph Schierling, 24,
Wauchula, and Kristi Lynn'
McNair, 25, Wduchula.
The following small claims
cases were disposed of recent-
ly by the county judge:
Capital One Bank USA vs.
Alfred P. Poucher, judgment.
Country Manor Associates
LTD Country Manor Apart-
ments vs. Ashley White and all
others in possession, judgment
of tenant eviction.

The following misde-
meanor cases were disposed
of recently in county court:
Juan Garcia Aguilar, public
consumption of alcohol, 21
days with credit time served,
$325 fine and court costs, $50
cost of prosecution (COP), $50
public defender fees, $50 appli-
cation fee.
Christobal Lopez, petit theft,
24 days with credit time served,
$325 fine and court costs, $50
COP, $50 public defender fee,
$50 application fee, $35.30
restitution to Zolfo Springs
Supermarket.
Eric Rakeem Douglas, pos-
session of marijuana and pos-
session of drug paraphernalia,
30 days credit time served,
$325 fine and court costs, $50
COP, $50 public defender fee,
$50 application fee, monies to
lien.
Juan Manuel Gutierrez, petit
theft, 23 days credit time
served, $325 fine and court
cost, $50 COP, $50 public
defender fee, $50 application
fee, $80 restitution, monies to
lien.
Tarone Alexander Ivery,
resisting officer without vio-
lence, disorderly conduct, six
months probation concurrent,
$325 fine and court costs, $50
COP, $50 public defender fee,
$50 application fee.
Jose Ramiro Lopez, petit
theft and violation of probation,
45 days credit time served con-


current, probation revoked,
$325 fine and court costs, $50
COP, $50 public defender, $50
application fee, monies to lien.
Dan Lumley, disorderly con-
duct, adjudication withheld,
$325 fine and court costs, $50
COP, $50 public defender, $50
application fee.
The following criminal
traffic cases were disposed of
recently in county court. Dis-
positions are based on Florida
Statutes, driving record and
facts concerning the case.
Efrain Leon Fermin, driving
while license suspended
(DWLS), adjudication with-
held, $195 court costs, $50
COP.
Tomas Flores, reckless dri-
ving with alcohol as a factor, 12
months probation, level one
DUI school, warrantless search
and seizures, random breatha-
lyzers, no alcohol or bars, 50
hours community service.
Miguel Pablo Lopez, DWLS,
six months probation, 20 hours
community service, $340 fine
and court costs, $50 COP.
Maria Ramirez, DWLS,
adjudication withheld, $195
court costs, $50 COP.
Chad Anthony Herring, dri-
ving under the influence (DUI),
adjudication' withheld, 12
months probation, 50 hours
community service, level one
DUI school, no alcohol or bars,
random breathalyzers, $325
fine and court costs, $50 COP,
$50 application fee.

CIRCUIT COURT
The following civil actions
were filed recently in the
office of the circuit court:
U.S. Bank Association vs.
Angelia Desai, mortgage fore-
closure.
Deutsch Bank National vs.
Barbara Burgess, mortgage
foreclosure.
Michael L. Baker.vs. Andrea
S. Parkinson, child support.
Ruddie L. Lopez vs. Laina
M. Perez, child support.
Ralph Williams III vs. Janice
A. Ellison, child support.
Jermaine E. Adams vs. Keri
L. Taylor, child support.
Enrique Velazquez Sr. vs.
Mayra Velazquez, child sup-


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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
AND FIRST READING OF ORDINANCE
ANNEXING CERTAIN PROPERTY INTO
THE INCORPORATED LIMITS OF THE
CITY OF WAUCHULA, FLORIDA
, LASIf TAkLe Htblo that a public heating will be held aHd th'eteaer O'tdfiar,'ce
Number 2009-08 will be resented o 0fe City CorrHilssiloi of approval ubon ifhe It6M
reading at City ll,225 Edast MaiH Street Wauchula. hlorda dd873, dH he 8h da bi
Juiie 2009, at 6:00 P.M A coib of the proposed otdiinace H b b6bidaHed tb6Hf i e
office of bhe iC blerk, 1 2 South SeveHiH Avenue, WaUchila, Fbioda 87 J. AnA per-
son rhay appear and be heard with respeb t6o hbe proposed Ordinhance. 1T6 robbsed
Ordinance is entitled as follows:
ORDINANCE 2009-08
AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF WAUCHUIlA. FLORIbA, pROVibDNG
FOR THE ANNEXATION OF APPROXIMATELY 4 ACRES LOCAT At
THE REAR OF 273 AND 285 GRIFFIN ROAD, WAUCHULA, FLRIDA
33873, DESIGNATED AS THE "DAW PROPERTY" INTO THE INCORPO-
RATED LIMITS OF THE CITY OF WAUCHULA, FLORIDA; PROVIDING FOR
CONFLICT; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN,
EFFECTIVE DATE.
Pursuant tb Section 286.0107, Florida Statutes, as amended, the City Commission
hiereby advises that if any interested person decides to appeal any decision made by the
City Commission with respect to any matter considered at the proceedings, he wdil need
a record of the proceeding and that, for such purposes, he may need to insure that a ver-1
batim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the testimony and evi-
dence upon which the appeal is to be based.
The City Commission of theCity of Wauchula, Florida does not discriminate upon the
basis of any individual's disability status. This non-discriminatory policy involves every
aspect of the Commission's functions,-including ones access to, participation, employ-
ment or treatment in its programs or activities. Anyone requiring reasonable accommo-
dation as provided for in the Americans with Disabilities Act or Section 286.26, Florida
Statutes,.-should contact the City Clerk at (863) 773-3131.


Clifford M. Ables. Ill, Esquire'
202 West Main Str&et, Suite 103
Wauchuja, Florida 33873'
Attorney for the~Cityof WaucrTIiauLf '-


s/Holly Collins .
HOLLYCOLLINS, City Clerk
City of Wauchula


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CELEBRATION CAKE


port.
Delfiono Garcia vs. Maria
Quinn, child support.
The First State Bank of
Arcadia vs. Bank of America;
Cecillio Gonzalez; Christina
Gonzalez; Aimara Rodriguez;
and Raul Valdez., mortgage
foreclosure. *
U.S. National Bank Associ-
ation vs. Mortgage Electronic
Reg. System.; Manuel Najera;
and Yolanda Villareal, mort-
gage foreclosure.
Florida Institute for Neuro-
logic Rehabilitation vs. State
Farm General Insurance Co.,
contract indebtedness.
Maribel Maya vs. Betty
Richardson, auto negligence.
Pablo Telesforo Guzman vs.
Rosalva M. Torres, support.
Misty Dorena Camacho vs.
Kevin Dewayne Mitchell, sup-
port.

The following felony crimi-
nal cases were disposed of last
week by the circuit judge.
Defendants have been adjudi-
cated guilty unless noted oth-
erwise. When adjudication is
withhc!d, it is pending suc-
cessful- completion of proba-
tion. Sentences are pursuant
to an investigative report by
and the recommendation of
the state probation office and
also state sentencing guide-
lines. Final discretion is left to
the judge.
Willie E. Boatwright, viola-
tion of probation (DWLS), pro-
bation terminated, completed
requirements.
Leland Hill Jr., failed to reg-
ister as sexual offender, three
years felony probation, $520
fine and court costs, $100 COP,
$300 public defender fee, $50
application fee, $150 WPD,
monies due within 25 months.
Karista Newsome, posses-
sion of drug paraphernalia,
DWLS, possession of alprazo-
lam, two years drug offender
probation, two years license
revoked, one year and six
months of concurrent proba-
tion, rehabilitation enrollment,
curfew of 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.
seven days a week, $100 COP,
$520 fine and court costs, $300
public defender fee, $150 other
'fees.
Oracio Vallejo, assault and
stalking, not prosecuted.
Pete Arthur Byers, technical
probation violation (arson),
probation revoked, credit time
served,"'inpaid monies to lien.
The following real estate
transactions of $10,000 or
more were filed recently in
the office of the clerk of court:
James Vernon See, Sr. and
Ardis M. See to Dana B. and
Idania E. English, $23,000.
Warren and Emily Joyce to
Scott Lockhart Emmerton,
$53,900.
Noey A. Flores and Steven
M. Carpenter to Jose Leonardo
Gomez, $17,500.
Maurice E. Clavel, Gloria C.
Moran and Carlotta C. Nesmith
to First United Methodist
Church, $125,000.
The fragrance of what you
give away stays with you.


ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
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Manager's Choice

JUNIOR HIGH
MONDAY
Manager's Choice
TUESDAY
Manager's Choice
WEDNESDAY
Manager's Choice
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MONDAY
Manager's Choice
TUESDAY
Manager's Choice
WEDNESDAY
Manager's Choice



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Contact
Nancy Davis,
SKim Reas or
Trayce Daniels.
At

773-3255


PUBLIC NOTICE
The City of Bowling Green, Florida will consider for final approval Ordinance Number-
2009-01 at the regular City Commission meeting scheduled for Tuesday, June 9, 2009 at
City Hall, 104 E. Main Street, Bowling Green, Florida starting at 7:00 p.m.
ORDINANCE NO. 2009-01
AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN, FLORIDA, PRO-
VIDING FOR RESTRICTING THE OPERATION OR PARKING OF CERTAIN
TRAILER TRUCKS ON CITY STREETS AND RIGHTS OF WAY; PROHIBIT-
ING JAKE BRAKING; REVOKING ORDINANCE 99-3 PROVIDING FOR SEV-
ERABILITY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
Interested person can appear and be heard on this Ordinance at the Commission meet-
ing. Copies of this ordinance and background materials may be reviewed or obtained at
the office of the City Clerk, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
to 5:00 p.m.
If a person decides to apeal any decision made by the Commission with respect to any
matter diescued at any meeting or hearing, he will need a record of the proceedings for
such purposes, he may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made,
which record includes testimony and evidence upon which the apeal is based, per
Florida Statutes 286.0105. Veratim transcipts are not furnished by the City. Any person
with a disability requiring reasonable special accommodations in order to participate in, this
meeting should contact the City Clerk with the request at (863) 375-2255.
CIrY OF BOWLING GREEN, FLORIDlA
BY: S/Randall M.ni,n Miayor


ATTESTED:
By: S/Pameia' Sue' forfhu'p, CiN Cltek


APSPOVE AS TO FORM-
S'/Gieraitkv1 B C#gy Aflorney


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
AND INTENT TO ADOPT ORDINANCE 2009-02
PLtAS 1tAk UtfflEt eI a pqblfce a'nr wiil bf' 1 & flhra tbeme o leihav
HuAttBe 20^-W w fW M O p'r 10,df # t Ct o eibs bWfor AdotbbiolM' hof set6tid
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Pursuant to Section 286.0167, Fldrida Statutes as rqs d'ed1, t 'tLiy ��15il(5stt1
hereby advises that if arnV irnerested persdri decides t d ap'p'e'ilI dvy de'i tt Q*d� yt/t
City Commission With respect to ahfy Matter cdisidered i fte p'o'cre'd'ig,. I' will �id
a record of the proceeding and that, for such purposes, Hie y rfe'ed to ,'0,su.'? ; .at a &,sf
batim record of the proceeding is rmade, Which record ircluudes the festinlchy at.d e'i
dence upon 'hidh the appeal is to be based.
The Ci tyCommission of the City of Wauchula, Florida does hidt dischiliftlHei UpPo the
basis of any indiviidual's'disa'biliry sttus t fi 6i- n n- 'nrii[,'i.cn ,r poicy Ih ~ lV e y
aspect of the'Commission's fu:..ccns, inciiding oies access fo, ',.crtic-houi, ePibloy-
ment or treatment in its programs or acti'ies. A /oh6e reqJic':g areas o'rae rccomrio-
.dation as provided for in the American w vith Disabilities Act' r Seck1, @6. , MF'btI
Statutes, should contact the'C;., 'Clrt 1 at 863i 773- 131.


-Clifford M. Ables, 111, Esquire,,
202 West Main Street, Suite 103
Wauchula, Florida 33873
Attorney for the City of Wauchula


HARDEE COUNTY
PUBLIC NOTICE
The Hardee County Board of County Commissioners
adopted Ordinances Nos. 02-17 and 04-01, which
authorize a financial hardship exception to the solid
waste disposal and fire rescue portions of the special
assessment fees. Property owners qualifying for this
exception will receive a refund or a credit in the
amount of the current tax year's approved non-ad
valorem taxes toward the special assessment fees for
solid waste disposal and fire rescue assessment fees.
If you are interested in applying for this exception, or
if you have any questions pertaining to this issue,
please contact the Office of Management and Budget
at 8631773-3199. Applications will be accepted until
June 1, 2009.
Dale A. Johnson, Chairman
Board of County Commlissioners
Hardee Courty. Florida 4:30-5:28c


COURTESY PHOTO
The staff of Bowling Green Elementary School was re-
cently surprised by Seacoast Bank of Wauchula with a
big cake in celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week.
Pictured above are Seacoast employees Sara Goss and
Amy Bradley.




Notice to City of Wauchula
Cemetery plot owner
Ms. Sara Fowler or any acquaintance of Ms. Fowler:
If you know or have information to help the City contact
Ms. Sara Fowler or her family, please call 863 773-3131
and talk to or leave the information with Donna
Ehrenkaufer in Customer Service.
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LEGAL NOTICE:
Comcast will be showing a free preview of HBO, HBO
Plex, HBO HD, Cinemax and Cinemax Plex from Friday,
June 12, through Monday, June 15, 2009, on Comcast
Digital Cable's Sebring, Lake Placid, Wauc6ula, Spring
Lake, Lake Wales, Frostproof, Bartow and Fort Meade
channel lineups (Highlands, Polk and Hardee Counties).
This preview contains TV-G, TV-PG, PG-13, TV-14, R and
TV-MA rated programming. If you wish, you may use
Parental Control to block this channel during the preview.
A digital-ready TV set and/or digital equipment is required
to view the preview. Services not, available in all areas,
restrictions apply - please call for details. For infQrmation
about all of our product offerings, please visit www.com-
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By Barbara Carlton
Peace River Valley Citrus Growers


FEEDING PROGRAM REDUCES QUOTAS
It is no surprise the declining economy has created greater
public needs. With Florida's unemployment rate at 9.5 percent,
feeding programs are receiving an unprecedented number of appli-
cants.
As taxpayers, we all have a part in paying for these and other
government programs. Florida citrus growers and citrus communi-
ties such as Hardee County are being impacted in other ways, too.
The Women, Infants & Children Program guidelines for par-
ticipant food purchases are 30 years old. These current guidelines
are unfavorable to Florida growers and, unfortunately, are getting
worse with changes now being made to update these guidelines.
Historical guidelines preclude purchase of refrigerated not-
. from-concentrate juice products because juice can only be pur-
chased in a 46-ounce glass or plastic bottle or in a can. No cartons
are allowed. Refrigerated not-from-concentrate juice is sold in 59-
ounce cartons, or larger plastic bottles. Therefore, requiring a 46-
ounce purchase eliminates orange juice purchases.
The Peace River Valley Citrus Growers Association is work-
ing to stop further degradation of orange purchases and improve
the opportunity for orange juice sales through this program. We
have contacted the new U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Tom
Vilsack, to explain our concern.
Initially, our. focus was on changing program guidelines to
allow participants to purchase quality orange juice products regard-
less of its packaging. However, the new guidelines have been pub-
lished in-the Federal Register. While the packaging is not specifi-
cally limited by type or size, the total volume allowed for purchase
is decreasing.
There is a movement to encourage program participants to
purchase fresh or processed fruits and vegetables rather than pur-
chasing fruit or vegetable juices.
The proposed rule states:
, Reduce monthly maximum juice prescription from'
288 fluid ounces to, 128. Clarify that juice must be;, .
100 percent unsweetened fruit or vegetable juice, that
it must contain a minimum of 30 milligrams of vita-
min C per 100 milliliters, and that it is to, be pasteur-
ized.
* Add a $6 monthly voucher to the package for the
purchase of any combination of fresh or processed
fruits and vegetables other than white potatoes.
The new rules are disappointing and should have more appro-
priate changes.
Work will begin immediately to assure old packaging require-
ments are not adhered to as the state makes its allowed choices for
the federal program guidelines.,
In the meantime, we invite everyone to submit comments
about the program as allowed by the Federal Register. Two meth-
ods are available. Submissions can be in the form of letters or
electronically.
Mail to Patricia N. Daniels, Supplemental Food Programs,
Division Food & Nutrition Service, USDA, 3101 Park Center Dr.,
Room 528, Alexandria, VA 22302.
E-mail at www.regulations.gov. From the "Agency" drop-
down menu, select "Food & Nutrition Service." Click on "Submit."
In the Docket ID Column, select "FNS-2006-0037."


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Q: It seems overwhelming-
to think about what I can eat
to address high cholesterol,
high blood pressure and the
need to lose weight. Whert do
I start?
A: Try not to think of this as
three separate problems be-
cause many of the adjustments
in your lifestyle that address
one problem will end up help-
ing your other concerns as well.
You might start by looking at
your physical activity, since
getting at least 30 minutes a day
of moderate activity like brisk
walking can bring improve-
ments in all three areas. But
don't let that seem like an
excuse to allow unhealthy eat-
ing! Focus on making relatively
unprocessed plant foods the
majority of your eating all
through the day.
Include vegetables, fruits and
whole grains that are not loaded
with podium or fat in your
meals and snacks. That will add
potassium and limit sodium for
your blood pressure, provide
fiber with little unhealthy fat for
your heart and let you fill up on
fewer calories to make weight
control easier.
If you are overweight, drop-
ping even 15 or 20 pounds can
improve blood pressure and
blood cholesterol, so cutting a
few hundred calories a day
from soft drinks, sweets or
excessive food portions can
make a big difference. Start
with, basic changes like this and
don't worry about other details
- it's more important to keep
focused on a few steps without
getting sidetracked trying to eat
perfectly. The bonus: This
lifestyle will lower your risk of
cancer, too!


I know. what things are
good: friendship and work
and conversation.
-Rupert Brooke
One who knows how to
show and to accept kind-
ness will be a friend better
than any possession.
-Sophocles


PLAY TIME!


COURTESY PHOTO
First-grade students at Zolfo Springs Elementary School recently went to South Florida
Community College in Avon Park to see the play "Junie B. Jones." The Hardee County
Panthers from the Bowling Green campus of SFCC sponsored 14 students. Pictured at
the play with first graders is one of the Panthers, Erica Kilgore.


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I This beautiful long haired cat has been
declawed so she must have an indoor
home. She is litter box trained.
Adoption fees are $45 and include a rabies vaccination and spaying or neutering of the animal. Contact 773-2320
if you are interested in adopting any cats or dogs that desperately need a loving home. The kennel location is 685
Airport Road, Wauchula, at the county landfill.


Domestic Long Hair
Calico
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