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The Herald-Advocate Hardee County’s Hometown Coverage 114th Year, No. 443 Sections, 28 Pages 70¢ Plus 5¢ Sales Tax Thursday, October 2, 2014 S UBSCRIBE O NLINE A T T HE H ERALD A DVOCATE COM — I N C OLOR — BG Boxer In Title Bout . Story 1B SWFWMD Seeks Hog Hunters . Story 5B HCSO: Internet Predator Jailed Lunn WinsIn BGElection 2 In TheRunningFor ZS Seat It’s The Law! New Laws DealingWith Schools, CrimeTook Effect Oct. 1 Slaughterhouse Hopes To Expand WEATHER DATE HIGH LOW RAIN 09/2488710.2909/2590710.3409/2687732.1409/2790721.1909/2889741.4109/2989730.03 09/3084730.64 TOTAL Rainfall to 09/30/2014 45.74 Same period last year 39.33 Ten Year Average 47.79 Source: Univ. of Fla. Ona Research Center INDEX Classifieds.....................6BCommunity Calendar....7ACourthouse Report.......8CCrime Blotter.................9BEntertainment...............6C Hardee Living................2BInformation Roundup...4AObituaries......................4APuzzles..........................6CSchool Lunch Menus...7ASolunar Forecast..........1C COURTESY PHOTOS Coming from North Wauchula Elementary School this week are some of the b est ALS Ice Bucket Challenge photos this newspaper has received to date — close up and full of action! Also coming from the school is one of the boldest dares to date. It seems the elementary school accepted the Ice Bucket C hallenge after being nominated by Hardee Junior High. In turn, North Wauchula has challenged Hardee County School Board members Paul Samuels, Thomas Trevino, Jan Platt, Teresa Crawford and Mildred Smith; Schools Superintend ent David Durastanti; and Deputy Super intendent Bob Shayman. The dare is a popular national event to rai se money for research into Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Nominees must dump a bucket o f ice water over their heads once challenged, or donate $100 to the ALS Association. Some do both. In fact, NW E raised $440 for the cause. Shown here taking the dousing are (top) Principal Tracey Nix, (bottom left) secondgrade teacher Joy Roberts and (bottom right) Exceptional Student Education teacher Karen Hale. DOUBLE DOG DARE By CYNTHIA KRAHLOf The Herald-Advocate A South Carolina man al legedly used an Internet chatroom to prey on a vulnerableyoung Hardee County girl. After being alerted to the al leged crime by the child’s grand parents, detectives with theHardee County Sheriff’s Officeinvestigated the matter and ulti mately secured an arrest warrantfor Freddie James Clark, 28, ofGreenville, S.C. Sheriff’s Maj. Randy Dey said Clark was arrested on theHardee warrant by Greenvilleauthorities last month. He wastaken into custody on the third-degree felony charge of makingobscene communications. He has remained incarcerated in South Carolina, awaiting ex tradition to Florida and Hardee County. Dey said he is expectedto be booked into the HardeeCounty Jail by Friday of thisweek. Dey said the Hardee County Sheriff’s Office contracts withprivate transport providers forsuch out-of-state transfers, find ing it the most economical method of moving suspects out side of Florida. According to a complaint af fidavit filed by Det. DavidDrake, the 13-year-old ZolfoSprings girl accessed the Inter net in search of help concerningher suicidal thoughts. She found,he said, a suicide help chat room on Facebook. There, Drake said, she first came into contact with Clark. Investigation allegedly revealed contacts between the twospanning the period of time fromMay 4 to July 17, Drake said.See HCSO 2A Clark By JOAN SEAMANOf The Herald-Advocate Over two dozen Florida laws became effective on Wednes-day. While 158 other new laws, in cluding the 2014-15 statebudget, went into effect at thestart of the state fiscal year onJuly 1, another 32 went into ef fect on Oct. 1. The only one ve toed by the governor was aproposed law allowing theFlorida Department of Trans-portation to raise speed limits onsome highways by five miles perhour. Gov. Rick Scott signed a new law that prohibits schools fromdisciplining students who playwith simulated weapons, in-cluding fashioning a gun from aPop Tart, which got an 8-year-old Maryland boy suspendedlast fall. State Sen. Greg Evers, who sponsored the new law, said itwould prevent unnecessary sus pensions. He cited an incidentwhen two children were readinga book with a picture of a WildWest show and one person in ithad a gun. One child said he hada cap gun at home that lookedthe same. He was sent to theprincipal and expelled. Other recent laws also affect the schools. House Bill 485 sig nificantly increases the penaltiesfor teachers and other school au thority figures who take advan tage of students sexually. Senate Bill 864, approved this summer, requires schools to setup a process through which par ents can contest the selectionSee IT’S THE LAW 2A By JIM KELLYOf The Herald-Advocate Long time coach and educator Herbert C. “Cliff” Lunn, Jr. onTuesday was elected city com missioner in Bowling Green,winning by a margin of 77-10over minister Charles Ray“Chuck” Dixon. Lunn will take office on Tues day, October 14, the next regularcity commission meeting. Hewill replace educator StuartDurastanti who decided not toseek re-election after two terms.Durastanti is assistant principalat Bowling Green ElementarySchool. The city has 1,100 registered voters. The turnout was justunder eight percent. In theprecinct west of Highway 17,Lunn won 43-8. In the precincteast of Highway 17, he won 34-2. Lunn has lived in Bowling Green 38 years and resides at4645 Freeman Ave. He and wife,Jeanette, have three children,Heidi, Clifton and William andtwo grandsons. Lunn was a graduate of Key West High School and earned aSee LUNN WINS 2A By CYNTHIA KRAHLOf The Herald-Advocate Another candidate has emerged for a single open seaton the Zolfo Springs TownCommission. Now, the race is on between incumbent Juan Otero and Ser gio Jimenez Jr. The town, which switched to a four-day work week on Sept.1, held a four-day qualifying pe riod for potential candidates tofill Seat 1 on the commission. By Wednesday morning of last week, only incumbent Oterohad applied. But before the close of the fil ing period at 5 p.m. on Thurs-day, Otero drew an opponent inJimenez. Otero is a long-time commis sioner, and currently serves asthe town’s mayor as well. Jimenez is a political new comer in the town. Both men will wage their campaigns in the next fewweeks, trying to sway the town’sregistered voters into their re spective camps. That municipal election will be held on Monday, Oct. 27, atTown Hall. By MICHAEL KELLYOf The Herald-Advocate A Zolfo Springs slaughter house is seeking a waiver to ex pand its facility to increase thenumber of animals that can beprocessed in the plant by about25 percent. Florida Beef is asking the Hardee County Commission toallow the company to add 3,500square feet to its existing build ing, situated on 1.89 acres zonedfor agriculture at 441 SR 64 E. The facility, which has oper ated as a slaughterhouse on andoff for a number of years withvarious owners, was reopened asFlorida Beef under currentowner Clay Lee in 2003. It currently processes about 150 head of cattle per day. It employs 70 people and could add an additional 10 em ployees if allowed to expand thebusiness to slaughter up to 200head per day. The crowded facility cur rently limits the company fromutilizing some portions of thecarcass, which can amount toabout $65 per head of usableproducts being wasted. Most of the expansion would increase the size of the coolerspace by making it taller, andwould not add to the overallfootprint of the facility. Neighboring property owners have some concerns about theexpansion, mainly noise andodor related. Commissioners wanted more time to think about the situationand continued the hearing until10 a.m. today (Thursday). Paul Cutchen, whose prop erty adjoins Florida Beef, saidsometimes when the wind blowsout of the northwest it “smellslike you pulled the lid off a sep tic tank.” He feels increasing thenumber of animals goingthrough the plant will only makethe problem worse, unless thewastewater system is addressed. He said in the past he has See EXPAND 2A

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The Herald-Advocate Hardee County’s Hometown Coverage JAMES R. KELLY Publisher/Editor CYNTHIA M. KRAHL Managing Editor JOAN M. SEAMANSports Editor115 S. Seventh Ave.P.O. Box 338Wauchula, FL 33873 RALPH HARRISON Production Manager NOEY DE SANTIAGO Asst. Prod. Manager Phone: (863) 773-3255 Fax: (863) 773-0657 Published weekly on Thursday at Wauchula, Florida, by The Herald-AdvocatePublishing Co. Inc. Periodical Postage paid at U.S. Post Office, Wauchula, FL33873 and additional entry office (USPS 578-780), “Postmaster,” send addresschanges to: The Herald-Advocate, P.O. Box 338, Wauchula, FL 33873. DEADLINES: Schools – Thursday 5 p.m. Sports Monday noon Hardee Living – Thursday 5 p.m. General News – Monday 5 p.m. Ads – Tuesday noon SUBSCRIPTIONS: Hardee County 6 months – $21; 1 yr. – $39; 2 yrs. – $75 Florida 6 months – $25; 1 yr. – $46; 2 yrs. – $87 Out of State 6 months – $29; 1 yr. – $52; 2 yrs.– $100 LETTERS:The Herald-Advocate welcomes letters to the editor on matters of public in terest. Letters should be brief, and must be written in good taste, signed andinclude a daytime phone number.SUBMISSIONS:Press releases on community matters are welcome. Submissions should betyped, double-spaced and adhere to the above deadlines. All items are subjectto editing. 2A The Herald-Advocate, October 2, 2014 Kelly’s Column By Jim Walter Smith of Bowling Green is 81. His wife Anna passed away a year ago. They had been married 61 years. “Smitty,” as his many friends call him, is pastor of the full gospel Victory Praise Center at 128 Main Street in Bowling Green.He used to own and operate an air-conditioning business. Now heloves to host gospel sings. Two years ago he had heart surgery and received a pig’s valve. Years ago columnist, author and humorist Lewis Grizzard receiveda pig’s valve in his heart and reported an occasional urge to wallowin the mud. Smitty thinks his pig valve just makes him hungry forfood quite often. –––––– Penny Smith, a city mail carrier for the Wauchula Post Office has 650 stops on her route, including businesses, houses and mailboxes. She generally completes her route in 6 1/2 hours. We lookforward to and enjoy her stops at the local newspaper. –––––– Main Street Wauchula will host Hops on Main, beer tasting event, on Friday, Oct. 24, beginning at 5 p.m. The even t also in cludes shopping and a chance to win prizes. –––––– Congratulations to the Hardee Wildcat football team for a 2114 rainy win over the Bulldogs in Frostproof last Friday night. Therain and loss put a damper on the FHS homecoming. This week willbe a district game at Sarasota Booker on Thursday (tonight) at 7:30. –––––– Congratulations to the Tampa Bay Bucs for their first win Sun day, 31-28, at Pittsburg over the Steelers. The winning score camewith 7 seconds left in the game. –––––– Steve Nix, the son of Zolfo Springs native Joan Franks Gutier rez, is processing lead for the huge Coca-Cola Minute Maid plantin Holiday. The plant mixes orange juice for all the McDonal d’s restaurants in the world. They are the sole supplier. The juice has tomeet high quality standards, and well over half consists of valenciajuice. Joan, who lives in Tampa, celebrated her birthday Saturday at the home of her sister, Lavonda Rogers. Joan is a 1962 HHS grad uate. –––––– Sonny Coker is doing well and was Hardee supervisor of elec tions from 1985 to 2000. He worked for the previous elections su pervisor, Lorne Yetter, from 1980-84. He has retired from duckhunting. –––––– Too bad the Tampa Bay Rays are a small market team and could not keep pitchers James Shields and Wade Davis, who helpedKansas City make the MLB playoffs, and pitcher David Price, whohelped Detroit make the playoffs and win their division. Detroit hasspring training in Lakeland. –––––– Joe L. Davis Sr. last Thursday celebrated his 91st birthday. He is only 11 behind Dr. Elver Hodges. Joe sets a good example for ex ercise, being active, curious and optimistic, and a healthy diet in cluding lots of citrus. –––––– Joyce Cook spoke to Wauchula Lions Club last Thursday about Hannah’s House and Alpha and Omega Ministries. –––––– Rev. Jim Harris, pastor of Riverview Heights Missionary Bap tist Church, spoke to the Wauchula Kiwanis Club on Tuesday, Sept.23. He said temperament type never changes, that weaknesses canbe addressed, and everyone has strengths and weaknesses. He said there are four types of people: leaders, entertainers, thinkers and sleepers. PHOTOS BY JIM KELLY The median at Jones Street and Hwy. 17 was landscaped in August a nd planted with loblolly pines, Fakahatchee grass, beauty berry, Simpson stopper, viburnu m obovatum select and crape myrtle. From left are city commissioner Richard Baro ne, supervisor of physical environment Amy Prine, Mayor Shirley Tucker and maintenance employee David Brown. This recycle dumpster for the city was placed in Pyatt Park on Wes t Main Street recently for metal, glass and plastic. From left are Mayor Shirley Tucker and city commissioner Richard Barone. City residents are encouraged to use the dumpster. The median on Banana Street and Hwy. 17 was landscaped in June wi th Florida native plants and trees, like the ones to be used later on the Jones Street median The city pur chased the plants, and city employees did the work and follow-up watering and mulching. From left are Amy Prine, Shirley Tucker and David Brown. Civic Improvements In Bowling Green In Other Action The Hardee County Commis sion approved the followingitems during its more than three-hour regular meeting last Thurs day: —a change order with L. Cobb Construction to reduce theconstruction price by $7,510 forthe records storage building re cently completed adjacent to thecourthouse. —a proclamation declaring Oct. 23-31 as “Red RibbonWeek.” —a proclamation declaring October as “Let’s Talk Month.” —submitting a mosquito con trol grant for the fiscal year 2015,which began Oct. 1.The next meeting of the CountyCommission is today (Thursday)at 8:30 a.m. in Room 103 ofCourthouse Annex I, 412 W. Or ange St., Wauchula. SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER A story elsewhere in this section on the SchoolBoard’s consideration ofadding a fourth school re source officer to “float” be tween two elementaryschools contains an incor rect amount for the grantmoney available to theHardee County Sheriff’s Of fice. The grant is for$125,000. ——— At The Herald-Advocate, we want accuracy to be agiven, not just our goal. Ifyou believe we have printedan error in fact, please callto report it. We will reviewthe information, and if wefind it needs correction orclarification, we will do sohere. To make a report, call Managing Editor CynthiaKrahl at 773-3255. C ORRECTIONS & LARIFICATIONS IT’S THE LAWContinued From 1A of certain textbooks and class room materials. Another one involving schools mandates simplifyingthe formula for grading schools,and does away with penalties forgrades in the 2014-15 schoolyear, considering it a transitionalyear in school grading. HB 989 increases the felony penalties for people who live offthe proceeds of others throughprostitution or when crimes in volve the trafficking of children.The law prohibits minors fromworking in adult theaters, andrequires adult theaters to verifythe ages of all employees. That law creates a new thirddegree felony for those who per manently brand traffickingvictims, and removes a Statuteof Limitations for human-traf ficking violations. SB 526 and SB 528 made wide-ranging changes at crack ing down on sex offenders, in cluding toughening sentencesand strengthening registrationand reporting requirements forsexual offenders. Two otherlaws targeting sexual predatorsand offenders went into effect onJuly 1. Another key bill among the new ones effective Oct. 1 is HB59, which calls for people whoattack a pregnant woman to becharged with crimes against un born children, regardless of theterm of pregnancy. SB 224 bans the sale of elec tronic cigarettes to minors, sim ilar to bans on sale of othertobacco products to children. Finally, HB 427 increases the penalty for burglars who crosscounty lines to commit break-insand then quickly flee to nearbycounties. County Manager Lex Al-brit ton said he has made site visitsto the facility during the night,and agrees there is an awful odorat times. Albritton said the smell is from the wastewater system notfunctioning properly. “If you putthe money into the system, youcan fix it and eliminate the sep tic smell,” he said. Perry Knight, who was hired by Florida Beef in July to makethe plant more efficient andcompliant with industry auditstandards, said the companybegan taking steps to address thewastewater system last week. “I am going to work very hard to be a good neighbor,” hesaid. He went on to say he feels the issue can and will be corrected,in addition to some sort of bar rier being put in place to cutdown on the noise levels comingfrom the plant. Knight said expanding the fa cility is imperative for the suc cess of Florida Beef to continuein Hardee County. “We aregoing to grow, and we want it tobe here,” he said Commissioner Grady Johnson said he felt the company wasvery important to the localranchers and would have devas tating effects if it left the county. “If there was no noise and smell I would be fine with it,”Cutchen said, “I would likesome sort of assurance thingswill be done properly.” Johnson made a motion last week to approve the requestedwaiver but could not get a sec ond and the motion died. Commissioner Mike Thompson then made a motion to delaythe decision by a week andgather more information. He re quested the company bring anengineer to assure the commis sion the odor problem can becontrolled, and wanted theowner present to assure it will bedone. “We want to keep Florida Beef here,” he said before mak ing the motion to continue themeeting to 10 a.m. on Oct. 2. The motion was passed by a 5-0 vote.EXPANDContinued From 1ALUNN WINSContinued From 1A degree in PE from FSU in 1976.He is employed at Hardee HighSchool as a migrant advocateand homeless contact. He taughtphysical education at BowlingGreen Elementary for 27 years,coached junior varsity and var sity football for 22 years, andcoached JV baseball for over 15years at HHS. His wife teachesat Zolfo Springs ElementarySchool. Lunn did not actively cam paign, but relied on his record ofservice in the school system, hislongevity in the city and hiswillingness to serve. Dixon has lived in the city off and on for seven years. He issingle and has six grown chil dren. He lives at 5123 Epps Ave.He has been pastor of New Be ginning Ministries since Decem ber 2005. Dixon previouslyworked for the state about 20years, including G. Pierce WoodMemorial Hospital in Arcadiauntil it closed, in the juvenilejustice system, and for the De partment of Children & Familiesin Hardee, Highlands, Polk andHillsborough counties. He isserving on the city’s parks andrecreation committee.HCSOContinued From 1A Maj. Dey alleged the man first portrayed himself as a 16-year-old while conversing with theyoung teen. Later, Clark report edly said he was 17, and ulti mately admitted — on May 27— to being 28 years old. Clark allegedly led the 13year-old into sexually explicitmessaging back and forth, themajor charged. Conversationsrevolved around cutting them selves and each other, and lick ing the blood. They alsoinvolved sexual acts. Further, sheriff’s authorities here allege, Clark escalated thetalks, telling the girl what hewanted to do with her if theywere to meet in person. Then,Dey said, he asked where theclosest bus station to the girl’shome was, and talked aboutcoming to be with her or sendingher money for a bus or planeticket for her to come to him. Dey said the girl’s grandpar ents became aware of the Face book activity and alertedauthorities. He said detectiveshere have attended schools onsuch Internet crimes, and havebeen trained in portraying ateenager online. With detectives taking over conversations with Clark onFacebook, however, Clark be came suspicious. Dey said the suspect even called the child’s home, tellingthe grandfather he was aGreenville law enforcement of ficer and then claiming that inSouth Carolina, if individuals“tell each other they loved eachother, then the laws were nulland void.” Dey said lacking sufficient cause to obtain an arrest warrantfor Clark, detectives Drake andAndrew McGuckin traveled toSouth Carolina to interview him.During that interview, he said,Clark confessed to the crime. The detectives traveled back to Hardee County, where the ar rest warrant was issued. It wasserved in Greenville and Clarkwas held for transport here. “We sent people out of state because we thought this wasvery important,” Dey said. Hesaid the Sheriff’s Office firmlybelieved Clark to be a threat tothe child. “If the communication had not been stopped by the grand parents, it is very likely Clarkwould have traveled here tomeet the child or she would haveran away to meet him,” Drakeconcluded in his report. Dey said the Sheriff’s Office is keenly aware of the dangerspresented to children online, andcontinues to caution parents andgrandparents to strictly monitoryoungsters’ Internet and Face book activity. YOUR BUSINESS COULD APPEAR HERE TOO!!CNancy Davis, Kim Reas or Trayce Daniels At The Herald Advocate 773-3255 www.TheHeraldAdvocate.com

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October 2, 2014, The Herald-Advocate 3A 10:2c 2014 Honda CivicSedan CVT LX2014 Honda AccordSedan CVT LX2014 Honda CR-V2WD LX 5-Speed AutomaticRobert L. Shiver Jr.Sales Manager(863) 508-2400 x8430 863-508-24006395 Cypress Gardens Blvd. ~ Winter HavenJavier Cruz(863) 651-6696 Se Habla Espaol!! Llame hoy a Javier Cruz al 863-651-6696. Pagamos el mejor precio por su intercambio.For Secure Credit Approval *Includes down payment with no security deposit. Excludes taxes, titles and dealer fees. for well qualified lessees. Half The Price Sale! Yes You Can Buy A New Honda Half The Price & Two Years Maintenance! with a 24 Month Lease $159*per month for 36 months$189*per month for 36 months$209*per month for 36 months Featured Special Lease $1,999 total due at signing. 2014 Honda OdysseyLX 6-Speed Automatic $269*per month for 36 months Featured Special Lease $1,999 total due at signing. Featured Special Lease $1,999 total due at signing. 2014 Honda FitCVT LX2014 Honda AccordCoupe CVT LX-S2014 Honda CivicCoupe CVT LX $149*per month for 36 months$199*per month for 36 months$159*per month for 36 months Featured Special Lease $1,999 total due at signing. Featured Special Lease $2,499 total due at signing. Featured Special Lease $2,199 total due at signing. 2014 Honda Pilot2WD LX 5-Speed Automatic $269*per month for 36 months PORK CHOPS WITH APPLE PAN CHUTNEY A crisp autumn evening is the perfect time to enjoy these sweet-and-sour apple pork chops. Accompanied by roasted potatoes, this dish becomes a comforting cool-weather meal. 2 teaspoons olive oil 4 (about 5 ounces each) 3/4inch thick boneless pork loin chops, trimmed Salt and ground black pepper 2 large (about 1 pound) Golden Delicious apples, cored, each cut into 12 wedges 1 medium yellow onion, sliced 1/4 cup dried cranberries 2 teaspoons peeled, grated fresh ginger 3/4 cup apple cider or apple juice 1 tablespoon cider vinegar 1. In nonstick 12-inch skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat until hot. Add pork; sprinkle with 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/8 teaspoon pepper. Cook pork about 8 minutes or until browned on the outside and still slightly pink on the inside, turning over once. Transfer pork to platter; cover with foil to keep warm. 2. Reduce heat to mediumlow. To same skillet, add apples, onion, dried cranberries, ginger, 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/8 tea spoon pepper. Cover skillet and cook mixture about 8 minutes or until apples and onion are tender and lightly browned, stirring oc casionally. 3. Remove cover and add apple cider and vinegar; heat to boiling over medium-high heat and cook until juice reduces slightly, about 2 minutes. To serve, spoon apple chutney over pork. Serves 4. sodium, 29g total carbs, 4g di For thousands of triple-tested recipes, visit our website at www.goodhousekeeping.com/re cipefinder/. All rights reserved Good Housekeeping Gas prices remained relatively stagnant last week, falling a mere three-hundredths of a cent nationwide. Refinery outages in both Canada and Texas caused the steady decline in gasoline to come to a halt and even spike in some markets. The Pensacola metro area in Florida saw a sixcent rise in the average price of gas. "Refinery maintenance, especially in the Gulf, is causing the tightening of supplies in some areas," said Josh Carrasco, spokesman, AAA The Auto Club Group. "As a result of these refinery issues, the downward pressure on gas prices motorists saw earlier in the month has stopped." Several companies in the Gulf of U.S. refining capacity, an nounced unplanned mainte nance, significantly reducing output from the area. These out ages come as other refineries in the region are conducting sea sonal maintenance. According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, the economy grew at its fastest rate in two years in the second quar oil prices rise for the second straight week. West Texas Inter mediate crude rose $1.13 this week to close at $93.54 a barrel on Friday. "Overall, motorists are still seeing value at the pump," said Carrasco. "Gas prices are at a seven-month low and we expect gasoline to continue trending downward in the coming duction here in the U.S. should continue placing downward pressure on oil and gasoline." The current national average for a gallon of regular unleaded tion of a cent from last week. Prices fell one cent this week in Tennessee to $3.127 a gallon. In Florida prices remained rela tively the same, with gas averaging $3.288 a gallon. Gas Prices Stay At Same Level By MARIA TRUJILLOOf The Herald-Advocate becoming safer and safer. At Thursdays School Board meeting, members voted to apCounty Sheriffs Office to have two school resource officers at Initially, one SRO was pro gram first began in February of year the board approved a sec ond SRO at the school. It wasnt board contracted a third SRO, Now the board has approved continuing with deputies Daniel The contract started on Oct. 1 And thanks to a grant given to chance to have a fourth SRO as a floater for two of the eleNorth Wauchula. The floater would go between both schools periodically whenever needed. The grant is for a total of years. Sheriff Arnold Lanier at tended the meeting and said he would like to get the SRO in the schools by December, but needs additional funding from the board. The board talked about the benefits of having another SRO patrol these elementary schools, and although Chairman Thomas Trevino said it is sad that SROs are necessary, he is glad that the schools are protected. The members said they would review the sheriffs re quest and then make a decision at the next board meeting, scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 9. rently has an SRO, Ofc. Amy Drake, that is funded by the Wauchula Police Department. not have SROs, however the po lice departments in their towns regularly patrol the schools. School Board May Add A 4th School Resource OfficerS S T T A A T T E E O O F F F F L L O O R R I I D D A A D D E E P P A A R R T T M M E E N N T T O O F F E E N N V V I I R R O O N N M M E E N N T T A A L L P P R R O O T T E E C C T T I I O O N N N N O O T T I I C C E E O O F F D D R R A A F F T T P P E E R R M M I I T T The Department of Environmental Protection (Department) gives notice of its preparation of a draft renewal permit [File No. FL0040177-026-IW1S] to Mosaic Fertilizer, L.L.C. (Mo saic), [mailing address: 13830 Circa Crossing Drive, Lithia, FL 33547-3953] for the operation of the existing industrial wastewater treatment facility at Mosaics Hardee South Pasture Mine (formerly CF Industries, Inc.s Hardee Complex II, South Pasture Mine). This permit authorizes the continued discharge of treated excess process wastewater, stormwater runoff, and reclaimed water from the City of Wauchula to ground waters, and to surface waters from Outfalls D-004 and D-005 which discharge to Shirttail Branch and Doe Branch, respectively, that flow to the Peace River. The facility is located at 2220 Mine View Road, Bowling Green in Hardee County, Florida, and geographically at: Latitude: 27 35' 09.50" N Longitude: 81 56' 27.50" W Any interested person may submit written comments on the Department's proposed permitting decision or may submit a written request for a public meeting to Mr. Vishwas S. Sathe, Environmental Administrator, Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Water Resource Management, Phosphate Management Program, by electronic mail to DWRMIW.PM@dep.state.fl.us or by U.S. mail to 13051 North Telecom Parkway, Temple Terrace, Florida 33637-0926, in accordance with Rule 62-620.555, Florida Administrative Code. The comments or request for a public meeting must contain the information set forth below and must be received in the Department's Division of Water Resource Man agement, Phosphate Management Program Office within 30 days of publication of this notice. Failure to submit comments or request a public meeting within this time period shall constitute a waiver of any right such person may have to submit comments or request a public meeting under Rule 62-620.555, Florida Administrative Code. The comments or request for a public meeting must contain the following information: (a) The commenter's name, address, and telephone number; the applicant's name and address; the Department permit file number; and the county in which the project is proposed; (b) A statement of how and when notice of the Department's action or proposed action was received; (c) A statement of the facts the Department should consider in making the final decision; (d) A statement of which rules or statutes require reversal or modification of the Department's action or proposed action; and (e) If desired, a request that a public meeting be scheduled including a statement of the nature of the issues proposed to be raised at the meeting. If a public meeting is scheduled, the public comment period is extended until the close of the public meeting. However, the Department may not always grant a request for a public meeting. Therefore, written comments should be submitted within 30 days of publication of this notice, even if a public meeting is requested. If a public meeting is held, any person may submit oral or written statements and data at the public meeting on the Department's proposed action. As a result of significant public comment, the Department's final action may be different from the position taken by it in this draft permit. The permit application file and supporting data are available for public inspection during normal business hours, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, except legal holidays, at the Department's Division of Water Resource Management, Phosphate Management Program Office, 13051 North Telecom Parkway, Temple Terrace, Florida 33637-0926. Please phone (813) 4705911 for an appointment. COURTESY PHOTO BY LESLIE LONGThe Bowling Green Recreation Committee is hosting a citywide Bowling Green Fall Fest Saturday, Oct. 18, at the old train depot on Main Street from 4 to 7 p.m. This will be first of many community events to be held at the depot. There will be live music by Crush, pony rides, hay ride, bounce houses, carnival games, pumpkin decorating, face paint ing, cake walk, live alligators, a Hardee Fire/Rescue ladder truck, food vendors and more. Admission and games are free, but patrons will pay for food and drinks. This is an old-fashioned fall festival for the entire family. Visit www.eventsatthedepot.com for more information, reported the committee. In photo is city commissioner Sam Fite. BOWLING GREEN FALL FEST OCT. 18

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4A The Herald-Advocate, October 2, 2014 Obituaries Memorial Service BRENDA LEE RYMANOWICZ Brenda Lee Rymanowicz, 56, of Zolfo Springs, died Sunday,Aug. 31, 2014, at Somers Hos pice House in Sebring. Her family invites all to at tend a celebration of her life onSaturday, Oct. 4, at the HardeeCounty Agri-Civic Center. Serv ices will be at 11 a.m. with Skip per Calder. The family invites allto come and share memories andstories. Chicken and pork will be served after the services. Sidedishes and desserts are wel come. Hardee County’s Funeral Home for over 80 years! Offering Affordable Funeral Services, Cremation Services and Cemetery Markers! Locally Owned & Operated by Licensed Funeral Directors 00=73232,*6-6.78;2*6>);&6)32,*6;2*6 03=).(*63(&8.32&2&,*6 *0137*;731*>-6.78..00 ++.(*6&2&,*6.2,*6.(* 92*6&0773(.&8*7*36,*#.0732>3''=63;2>0&6/*&6732>-&60*7 .0 01&2 3'*68*.2*>&(59*0=2*&:*00 32,*6&=76&)=92*6&031*6*1&8.32*6:.(*7 "'34#-.'44042''49"#5%*5-#r9r9 7770/)'2#832#&8%0.10:2-30c 10:2c Pol. adv. paid for and approved by HC Rep. Party VOTEFAMILYVALUES!04''15$-+%#/04$#.#2+34'.0%2#43 9:11-10:9c 10:2-30c#/@0:3I@/<7B3I@=

/AA32away Monday, Sept. 29, 2014,in Wauchula. She was bornMarch 10, 1935, in Knoxville,Tenn. Peggy loved spending time with her family and having ahouse full of kids. She is survived by her lov ing husband, Charley Woods;three sons, Charley Woods Jr.and wife Charlotte of Marsh-ville, Mo., John Woods andE743/<2713=4%/9@=D3and Donald Woods and wife"7H/</<7=3:with Funeral Services at 11a.m. with the Rev. James Alt man officiating.Expressions of comfort may'*1&)*&863'&687+-(31 Robarts Family " In Loving Memory !! EVANS Durell A. "Duke" Evans, 88, died Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, inLakeland. Born Nov. 29, 1925, in Cedar (>@7<5A/63E/A/:=<5B7;3resident of Fort Meade. He wasa retired warehouse manager forMobil Chemical Co. and is aU.S. Army and U.S. NavyWWII veteran. Heattended theDundee BaptistTemple and was amember of the Moose Lodge. He was preceded in death by his wife of 51 years, Ovetta"Beechie" Evans; son, Durell"Buckshot" Evans Jr.; fourbrothers and three sisters. Survivors include his daugh ter, Sharon Evans Davis ofLakeland; two grandchildren,Andrew Davis and MichaelDavis and two great-grandchil dren. Visitation was Wednesday, Oct. 1, between 5 and 5:30 p.m.,at Hancock Funeral Home, FortMeade. Memorial Services fol lowed at 5:30 p.m. in the funeralhome chapel with the Rev. Char lie Scott officiating. Arrangements by Hancock Funeral Home, Fort Meade. Jessica Macedo, 23, died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014. =@< C:G7<@/<2 Rapids, Mich., she was a life long resident of Fort Meade. Shewas a Licensed Practical Nurseand attended Polk State Collegeworking toward her RegisteredNurse degree. She graduatedfrom the University of SouthFlorida. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Ru-ben Velasquez and Clara Ca-brera. Survivors include one son, Jordan Cortez of Bartow; onedaughter, Aaliyah YazminJaimes of Bartow; parents,C7::3@;=#/132=D3::/<32/and Orfanelia Macedo Vela-squez of Fort Meade; paternalgrandparents, Bonifacio Ma-cedo and Maria Del CarmenAvellaneda; one brother, IsaacMacedo of Fort Meade; two sis ters, Cynthia Macedo of WinterHaven and Clara Macedo ofFort Meade. Visitation was Monday, Sept. 29, between 5 and 9 p.m., at theMacedo home in Fort Meade.Funeral Services were Tuesday,Sept. 30, at 10:30 a.m., at Han cock Funeral Home, FortMeade. Interment was in Ever green Cemetery, Fort Meade. Arrangements by Hancock Funeral Home, Fort Meade. ?@ Richard “R.C.” Clarence @/3:=4&=<53@!/GA@/2GFuneral Home with the Rev.Albert Blum of Lake DaleBaptist Church and DuckSmith officiating. Intermentwill follow in the WauchulaCemetery with Honors beingrendered by the American Le 57=<&=ABr=<=@C/@2 Online condolences may be made at 432,*6/&=7,6&)=(31 Ponger-Kays-Grady Funeral Home & Cremation Services Wauchula SELENA COLEMAN Selena Coleman, 41, life long resident of Arcadia,passed away Friday, Sept. 26,2014, after a courageous battlewith cancer. Selena was bornAug. 28, 1973, in Arcadia. Sheworked as a receptionist andcaregiver at Arcadia Oaks. Se lena was of the Baptist faith.She enjoyed crocheting, em broidering, mud bogging, bar becues and family gatherings. Selena is survived by her sons, Donald Yates, BrettYates and Richard Coleman,all of Arcadia and RaymondColeman of Bushnell; mother,Sharon Pelham Floyd ofFranklin, N.C.; brothers, Tim-othy Pelham, Kenny Pelhamand Willis (Pamela) Agent, allof Arcadia; sisters, SharonPerez and Crystal Coker, bothof Arcadia and Tina Campbellof Franklin, N.C.; grand daughter, Zoe Yates andgrandson, J.P. Selena was preceded in death by her father, WillisAgent. A visitation will be held in the chapel of Ponger Kays@/2GC<3@/:=;3@1/27/on Monday Oct. 6, 2014, from10 to 11 a.m. The FuneralService will begin at 11 a.m.with Jessie Souther-land offi ciating. Burial will follow atFriendship Cem-etery in ZolfoSprings. Online condolences may be made at 432,*6/&=7,6&)=(31 Ponger-Kays-Grady Funeral Home Arcadia INFORMATION 05/&51 Fundraiser To Help Resthaven The Hardee County Tax Collector’s Office is planningan Oct. 15 fundraiser from10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at theparking lot at U.S. 17 andOak Street in Wauchula.There will be dinners of pull-ed pork sandwiches, chipsand a drink for $6, with allproceeds going to help resi dents of Resthaven. People can also help folks at the retirement facility at theold Lemon Grove schoolabout nine miles from townby collecting white twin sheets (fitted and flat), whitetowels, white rags for house cleaning, and deodorant,shampoo and toothpaste. HHS Seniors/Others Come To Seminar An informational seminar for Hardee High seniors andtheir parents/guardians willbe held on Tuesday from 6 to7 p.m. in the media center.There will be printouts oftimelines, information and re sources for the students andtheir parents. Topics covered during the hour-long meeting includegraduation requirements,ACT and SAT tests, collegeand technical school admis sions, and scholarships andfinancial aid for them. Golf Tourney To Raise Scholarship The second annual Justin Painter Memorial Golf Tour nament will be held on Satur day, Oct. 18, with an 8 a.m.shotgun start. The four-per son scramble at a cost of$200 per team will be at theTorrey Oaks Course off U.S.17 north of Wauchula. Time constraints limit the field to the first 144 players tosign up. All proceeds go tothe Hardee Athletic Founda-tion’s “Justin Painter Memor-ial Scholarship Fund,” Formore information, call Bren-ton McClenithan at 863-448-2014 or emailjpmemorialfund@gmail.com. Youth Fun Time Next Wednesday There will be a special time of fun, contests, prizes, musicand testimony for all Hardeeyouth next Wednes-day, Oct.8, from 6 to 8 p.m. at theHardee Junior High gymna sium. Sponsored by Team FCA, competitions for Christ en courage every youth to bringa friend and “get in the game,get in the book.” For more in formation, call Isaac M. at863-445-4354.

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October 2, 2014, The Herald-Advocate 5A There are times when I think Fate is telling me not to attend arodeo, and the Manatee Countyranch rodeo held this past springwas one of those! First, I missed the exit and went about 10 miles too farsouth. When I pulled in the park ing area, they were already an nouncing the teams in the GrandEntry, as I had been given thewrong starting time. It was theday before Easter, and a coldbreeze was coming off thewater, leaving us all scramblingfor jackets by the end of the firstevent — not only did I not havea jacket, I wore a short-sleeveshirt! Fortunately, it was an actionpacked ranch rodeo, and fun towatch! Hardee County was present on six of the 15 teams that werecompeting. Cummings Cattle had Cole Corson, Justin Peebles andLacey Cumbee, and SwitchRanch had Peck Harris, MattCarlton, Robert Fussell andJesse Gattis. Brandon Dietergave a helping hand to the SMRteam, while Marshall Godseydid likewise for the Rocking KPteam. Christy Newsome steppedin at the last minute as the cow girl on the Audubon Ranch team(whose usual roster was notpresent, with Dennis Carlton Jr.out with a leg injury). Last (butcertainly not least!) was PaulaScott on the OP Cattle team —she is the wife of FINR cowboyJames Scott (who was one of thejudges). The first event was the team sorting. The bovines won thisone, with only three teams beingable to complete it, with SwitchRanch being one of them, hav ing sorted out their three consec utively numbered calves in 1:04,good enough to win the event!This is where Matt Carlton getsto show off his talents! Then the action changed over to roping — with the team doc toring, where they must bothhead and heel the steer, in orderfor the “doctoring” to be done(the female team member mustmark its head with chalk). The teams fared much better, with nine teams completing theevent. Marshall’s team (Rock-ing KP) had a time of 40 sec onds flat, but had a penalty offive seconds for only heelingone hind leg. Switch Ranch wasin at 47 seconds flat (also with afive-second penalty), but wasthen disqualified, as they failedto remove the rope from the sad dle horn. The roping and branding event was up next. This is one ofthe ones where the brander hasto run out to the calf, brand it,then run back to the brandingcircle, when the time stops.Usually it is the female teammember doing the branding, soif the cowboys have any smarts,they will lead the calf over to thebranding circle once they haveroped it! With all the ropers on his usual team, Marshall Godseyrarely puts a rope in his hand,but for the Rocking KP team, hewas helping out with the ropingduties. And for this event, he ledthe team to a time of 56.0 sec onds. Also doing a lot of the roping was Paula Scott, but her team(OP Cattle) received a no-timein this event. The CummingsCattle team likewise received ano-time, but it was fun to watchJustin Peebles hit the ground ashe got pulled off of his horse!And Switch Ranch got the jobdone in 47.0 seconds. Then came my favorite event, the double muggin’! OP Cattle and Audubon Ranch each re ceived a no-time, but all the oth ers got down and dirty and got itdone! Brandon Dieter (who was also on roping duty for the day)and the SMR team had a time of1:02, as did the Switch Ranchteam, but they got beat out by afraction of a second, with thewinning time being 1 minuteflat. Rocking KP had a time of1:49, and Cummings Cattle2:07. Once the steer is roped, Iconcentrate on the steer, and gotto watch Robert Fussell over shoot the animal, as he somer saulted past it! Thanks, Robert,for the entertainment! This ranch rodeo has its own special event for the finale —the woods-tying. A fence post ispounded into the ground, andthe steer must be roped, led overto the post, then tied to it. I neverdid hear the times for RockingKP and SMR, but OP Cattle’ssteer came untied. CummingsCattle finally had a good run,with a time of 36.0 seconds, andSwitch Ranch came in at 56.0seconds. Switch Ranch was our only winner for the day. And a three-year run was ended as the TopHand award went to a HendryCounty cowboy (with Peck Har ris having won in 2013, BrandonDieter in 2012, and Trae Adamsin 2011).Keep these “Bits,” boots andbridles riding. Let Kathy AnnGregg in on your events andachievements, and she’ll keepyou covered. Reach her atksleepyk@aol.com or 773-9459.Keep on riding, Cowboys andCowgirls! Hardee Countians On 6 Rodeo Teams at Manatee Lacey Cumbee snugs in behind teammate Cole Corson, who holds the steer' s tail, while Jarrett Griffin and Justin Feagle start to tie it to the fencepost in the woods-tying event. Justin Peebles watches from horseback (back right), as he must rema in mounted after doing the roping. This was their best event, completing it in a time of 36.0 seconds. COURTESY PHOTOS BY KATHY ANN GREGG Brandon Dieter of the Schroeder Manatee Ranch teamswings his rope as he prepares to heel the steer in theteam-doctoring event. Marshall Godsey of the Rocking KP Ranch team heads outto rope the steer in the woods-tying event. Paula Scott was one of the few female team members WHO got to rope, and here she is trying to rope the steer for the double muggin'. Unfortunately, t he steer crossed back over the line before she roped it, and her team, OP Cattle, received a no-ti me. The Switch Ranch team in the double-muggin' event -Robert Fussell ho lds the steer by its head, while Matt Carlton and Peck Harris try to flank it f rom the opposite side, and Matt "Catfish" Davis is coming in at the rear to help steady it. The roper was female team mate Jesse Gattis, who is out of the photo on horseback (as t he roper is not allowed to dismount in this event). 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6A The Herald-Advocate, October 2, 2014 Hardee vs Frostproof P P h h o o t t o o s s b b y y R R O O B B E E R R T T E E H H R R E E N N K K A A U U F F E E R R M M o o n n t t a a g g e e b b y y D D A A N N I I E E L L L L E E O O C C H H O O A A

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October 2, 2014, The Herald-Advocate 7A In Other Action The Hardee County SchoolBoard approved the followingAction Agenda items during its30-minute meeting. All memberswere present. The items in cluded: — the Hardee County Educa tion Foundation’s officers, whichare Jerold Knight as president,Arnold Lanier as vice president,Gloria Davis as secretary andCarol Ackerly as treasurer. Active members include Tasha Coates, Laura Coffee,Sharon Corbett, Paul Paris, JanPlatt, Wes Roe, Jim See, MerilynStrickland, Callie Ward andDiana Youmans. Advisory mem bers are Doyle Carlton III, DottieConerly, Sylvia Hendrickson andCarlynne Smith. —the Hardee County Educa tion Foundation audit report forfiscal year 2013-14, whichshows the net position decreasedby $13,682 to $173,123. —changes in the contract for the Wildcat Stadium press boxrenovations. The original pricefor renovations was $82,393, butdue to five change orders costing$19,752, the final price increasedto $102,145.The following items on the Con sent Agenda were approved witha single vote: —use of facilities requests from the Hardee YMCA for theold junior high gym from Oct. 13to Jan. 11, 2015, and from theFellowship of Christian Athletesfor the HJH gym for the “Fieldof Faith” event on Oct. 8. —purchase orders greater than $25,000 that include 7,422gallons of diesel at $3.38 for$25,119; and classroom booksets for all elementary schoolsand HJH for $31,704. These pur chases, among others, totaled$501,073. —districtwide property inven tory results for fiscal year 2013-14. The spring inventory checkconducted from April throughJune saw that of the 1,764 prop erty items, 1,615 were found.The board approved the inven tory results in June, but asked tobe updated again once moreitems were found. A list of re maining missing items will besent to each school to try to ac count for them. —the removal of property with a value of $1,000 or morefrom inventory that included twoitems totaling $9,166.80. —supplemental financial in formation for the month of Au gust which states the unassignedfund balance is estimated to beabout $5.3 million by June 30,2015. —the resignation of teacher Joan Risner from Hilltop Ele mentary, the hirings of teachers Kanisha Blandin, AdamCartwright and Mark Murray atHHS, and the transfer of TammyMiller from HES to HJH. —substitutes Mary Ann De cent, Eve Avila, SusanCartwright, Mary Cimmino,Michelle Durrance, AnnaGardella, Yuri Gutierrez, LauraHernandez, Belinda Malloy,Sylvia Martinez, Robin Ogg,Teretta Sconyers, Vickie Tram mell and Josephine Valadez. —supplements for Dennis Aubry as girls tennis coach for$2,125; Nicole Aubry as boystennis coach for $2,125; YeseniaBrown as a grade chair for$1,078; Isaac David Leimeisteras junior varsity boys soccercoach for $2,089; Nicole Lind sey as half a grade chair for$539; Tylar Alden as HJH assis tant football coach for $1,495;Arthur Brand III as assistantband director for $2,319; ShaylaBryan as school production su pervisor for $1,152 and as banddirector for $2,450; and MarkCarlton as HJH head footballcoach for $2,467 and as HJH ath letic director for $2,471. Also, Amie Gough as Future Homemakers of America spon sor for $848; Ryn Heine as assis tant softball coach for $1,152;Nicole Lindsey as half a gradechair for $539; Beverly McClel lan as half a yearbook sponsorfor $576; Jeannette Miranda ashalf a grade chair for $539;Samuel Owens as junior varsityA-Team coach for $785; DonnaParks as Student Council spon sor for $1,361; April Rogers asArt Club sponsor for $848; JohnSharp as HJH assistant footballcoach for $1,495; MichelleShepard as National JuniorHonor Society sponsor for $785;Lindsey Smith as half a gradechair for $539; and Keith Weemsas half a yearbook sponsor for$576. At the end of the meeting, board member Paul Samuels saidhe had drawings of the newWildcat Stadium track that willbe constructed when school isout for the summer. He said thedrawing was 30 percent com plete and HHS was looking overthe plans. He asked Director of Facilities Rob Krahl about other needs atthe stadium, to include repairinga rusty fence that is missing boltsand fixing seat planks. Krahl saida survey must be done before hand by an engineer, and thatwould cost $8,500. The boardapproved the hiring of an engi neer.The next School Board meetingwill be on Thursday, Oct. 9, at 5p.m.in the board meeting room at230 S. Florida Ave. in Wauchula. MONDAY Breakfast: Poptarts, Cereal, Pork Sausage Patty, CinnamonGrahams, French Toast, As sorted Juices, Diced PeachCup, Milk and Table Syrup Lunch: Hot Dog, BBQ Sand wich, Yogurt Parfait, Fruit, BakedBeans, Frozen Fruit Treats, Milkand Condiments TUESDAY Breakfast: Cereal, Toast, Chicken Breast Patty, WheatBiscuit, Yogurt Parfait, Fruit, As sorted Juices, Milk and AssortedJelly Lunch: Mini Cheeseburgers, PB Jamwich, Breaded PollockSandwich, Wowbutter & JellySanwich, Carrots, Fries, Fruit,Milk and Condiments WEDNESDAY Breakfast: Banana Bread, Cinnamon Grahams, Cinnamon& Zucchini Bread, Cereal,Turkey & Cheese Pizza, As sorted Juices, Sliced Pears andMilk Lunch: Nachos w/ meat, Yo gurt, Pepperoni Pizza, Salad,Corn, Fruit, Milk and Condi ments THURSDAY Breakfast: Pork Sausage Patty, Toast, Cereal, Wheat Bis cuit, Yogurt Parfait, Fruit, As sorted Juices and Milk Lunch: Grilled Chicken Chef Salad, Rice, Teriyaki Beef,Cheese Calzonettes, CucumberSlices, Steamed Veggies, As sorted Juices, Oranges, Milkand Condiments FRIDAY Breakfast: Cereal, Banana Bread, Toast Cinnamon & Zuc chini Bread, Pancake &Sausage Bites, Assorted Juices,Fruit, Milk and Assorted Jelly Lunch: Breaded Chicken Sandwich, Meatball Sub, PBJamwich, Wowbutter & JellySandwich, Veggies, Fruit Milkand Condiments MONDAY Breakfast: Poptarts, Cereal, Pork Sausage Patty, CinnamonGrahams, French Toast Minis,Assorted Juices, Peach Cupand Milk Lunch:Not Available TUESDAY Breakfast: Cereal, Buttered Toast, Chicken Breakfast Patty,Wheat Biscuit, Yogurt Parfait,Granola, Assorted Juices, Fruit,Milk and Assorted Jelly Lunch: Not Available WEDNESDAY Breakfast: Banana Bread, JUNIOR HIGH ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS What’s For Lunch? Cinnamon Grahams, Cinnamon& Zucchini Bread, Cereal,Turkey Sausage Pizza, AssortedJuices, Sliced Pears and Milk Lunch: Not Available THURSDAY Breakfast: Pork Sausage Patty, Buttered Toast, Cereal,Wheat Biscuit, Yogurt Parfait,Granola, Assorted Juices, Fruit,Milk and Assorted Jelly Lunch: Not Available FRIDAY Breakfast: Cereal, Banana Bread, Buttered Toast, Cinna mon & Zucchini Bread, Pancake& Sausage Bites, AssortedJuices, Apples, Milk, AssortedJelly and Breakfast Bagel w/sausage Lunch: Not Available MONDAY Breakfast: Poptarts, Cereal, Pork Sausage Patty, ButteredToast, Cinnamon Grahams,French Toast Minis, AssortedJuices, Peach Cup and Milk SENIOR HIGH Lunch: BBQ Pork Sandwich, Breaded Chicken Sandwich,Salads, Roll, Wowbutter & JellySandwich, Cheese Sticks, Yo gurt Parfait, Granola, Coleslaw,Baked Beans, Frozen FruitTreats, Milk and Condiments TUESDAY Breakfast: Cereal, Buttered Toast, Chicken Breakfast Patty,Cinnamon Grahams, Donuts,Wheat Biscuit, Yogurt Parfait,Granola, Assorted Juices, Fruit,Milk and Assorted Jelly Lunch: Breaded Chicken, Cheeseburgers, Spicy ChickenSandwich, Burrito, Roll, Wow butter & Jelly Sandwich, CheeseSticks, Carrot Sticks, Fries, Fruit,Milk and Condiments WEDNESDAY Breakfast: Breakfast Sausage Pizza, Banana Bread, ButteredToast, Cinnamon Grahams, Ce real, Cinnamon & ZucchiniBread, Assorted Juices, SlicedPears and Milk Lunch: Nachos w/ Meat, Salad, Yogurt, Cheese Sticks, Pepper oni Pizza, Roll, Wowbutter &Jelly Sandwich, Garden Salad,Corn, Fruit Cocktail, Apples, Milkand Condiments THURSDAY Breakfast: Pork Sausage Patty, Buttered Toast, CinnamonGrahams, Donuts, Fruit, WheatBiscuit, Yogurt Parfait, Granola,Assorted Juices, Milk and As sorted Jelly Lunch: Grilled Chicken Salad, Spicy Chicken Sandwich,Cheese Calzonettes, Wowbutter& Jelly Sandwich, CheeseSticks, Cucumber Slices,Steamed Veggies, AssortedJuices, Oranges, Milk andCondiments FRIDAY Breakfast: Breakfast Bagel w/ Sausage, Cereal, BananaBread, Buttered Toast, Cinna mon Grahams, Cinnamon &Zucchini Bread, Donuts, Pan cake & Sausage Bites, AssortedJuices, Apples, Milk and As sorted JellyLunch: Breaded Chicken Sand wich, Taco Salad, Wowbutter &Jelly Sandwich, Cheese Sticks,Veggies, Fruit, Milk and Condi ments COMMUNITY Calendar THURSDAY, OCT. 2 Hardee County Commission, regular meeting,Room 102, CourthouseAnnex I, 412 W. Orange St.,Wauchula, 8:30 a.m. MONDAY, OCT. 6 Economic Development Authority, regular meeting,Commission Chambers,Room 102, Courthouse An-nex I, 412 W. Orange St.,Wauchula, 8:30 a.m. Wauchula City Com-mis sion, monthly planning ses sion, City Hall, 225 E. MainSt., Wauchula, 5 p.m. THURSDAY, OCT. 8 Hardee County School Board, regular meeting,Board Room, 230 S. FloridaAve., Wauchula, 5 p.m. Keepsake EditionsHurricanes Charley, Frances and Jeanne Original Newspaper Copies In case you lost your copy from 2004 or were in the midst of turmoil and didn’t put one back to save, we have copies available. Packet of All Three Hurricanes including pictures of destruction, all for only $5.00. 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B The Herald-Advocate(USPS 578-780)Thursday, October 2, 2014 PAGE ONE Wildcats Beat Bulldogs; Booker Awaits Thursday 29-yard touchdown just beforethe first half ended. The PATmade it 14-14 going into half time. Hardee received to start the second half. A fumbled handoffon the first play was recoveredby Frostproof at the Cats’ 25-yard line. The defense, helped by two Bulldogs penalties, stood firmand got the ball back after Frost proof went for it on fourth-and-20 from the 34-yard line. Hardee took over but quickly gave the ball back to the Bull dogs after Holley fumbled thewet football and Frostproof re covered at the Hardee 48. The Bulldogs picked up one first down before being forced topunt back to the Wildcats whotook over at their 15. Hardee’s next drive was kept alive twice by Frostproof mis takes. A roughing the punterpenalty gave the Cats a firstdown before Rodriquez wasback to punt again. This time he got off a good kick but the returner could nothold onto the ball and OmarSantiago was there to recover itat the Bulldogs 17. Holley ran up the middle and once again fumbled the wet balland Frostproof recovered justbefore the third quarter came toa close. The Bulldogs picked up one first down before Keyonte Hol ley, Trequan Holley and RyanRamirez teamed up to sackGaines for an 8-yard loss andforce another punt. Hardee took over at its 33yard line with 9:09 left in thegame. The Cats picked up two quick first downs on runs by ParkerCarlton to move into Bulldogterritory. A personal foul penalty for a hit to the helmet gave the Catsanother first down to the 24.Holley ran for another firstdown to the 10 before facingsecond-and-goal from the 6. Holley ran up the middle and appeared to be stopped but thewhistle never was blown and hekept driving toward the endzone. His teammates helpedpush the entire pile across thegoal line for the touchdown. Rodriquez made the PAT and Hardee led 21-14 with threeminutes to go. Frostproof drove into Hardee territory before fumbling with afew seconds left to preserve thevictory. If you are unable to attend the game Thursday night at Booker,it can be heard thru the internetor by using a smart phone atwww.wildcatbroadcasting.ezstream.com. By MICHAEL KELLYOf The Herald-Advocate The Hardee Wildcats beat the Frostproof Bulldogs on theirHomecoming 21-14 in a rain-soaked game Friday night. Hardee improved to 2-2 for the season after winning two ina row. The Cats begin District 13competition in a rare Thurs-daynight game at Sarasota Booker.Kickoff from Tornado Alley Sta dium in Bradenton will be at7:30. In last week’s game, the Cats scored first after Kaleel Gainesfumbled on the second playfrom scrimmage. Trequan Hol-ley pounced on the loose ball atthe Bulldogs’ 30-yard line. Keyonte Holley ripped off a 15-yard first-down run beforequarterback Hayden Lindseyfound senior fullback TylerBragg open in the end zone fora 6-yard touchdown. RodrigoRodriquez made the PAT.Hardee led 7-0 with 8:22 left inthe first quarter. Frostproof picked up one first down on its next possession be fore being forced to punt. A badpitch cost the Wildcats 15 yardsand ended the drive, forcing apunt back to the Bulldogs. The Bulldogs took over at the Wildcat 44-yard line after a 35-yard punt. After a 12-play drive, Frostproof got on the board with aD’Angelo Gaines 2-yard run upthe middle on fourth down. ThePAT tied the game at 7-7 with10:58 left in the half as the rainbegan to intensify. Both teams traded punts on their next two possessions be fore Hardee took over at its 45with 5:31 left in the half. Lindsey had an 11-yard run around left end and another for10 yards to pick up two quickfirst downs. Holley then broke free up the middle for a 27-yard touch down. Rodriquez made the PAT.The Wildcats led 14-7 with 3:33left in the second quarter. The lead did not last long as Kaleel Gaines broke loose andran down the left sideline for a HARDEE FROSTPROOF PASSING COMPLETIONS,ATTEMPTS AND INTERCEPTIONS1-6-04-10-0 PASSING YARDS659 RUSHING ATTEMPTS/YARDS38-11841-177TOTAL YARDS124236TURNOVERS33FIRST DOWNS89PENALTIES, LOST YARDAGE6-3316-140SCORING BY QUARTER: Hardee770721 Frostproof0140014 GAME STATISTICS By JOAN SEAMANOf The Herald-Advocate Bowling Green boxer Daniel Lozano hopes his fight Fridaynight will lead to a world cham pionship bout. Lozano is fighting Jonathan Vidal, the current World BoxingOrganization Jr. BantamweightLatino champion. Lozano re-cently won the Interim WBOLatino title. (The interim auto matically moves up to championif the champion defaults orloses). Lozano, “El Alacron” wants to win the 115-pound Latino titleoutright and earn a shot at theWBO Jr. Bantamweight worldchamp Omar Narvaez of Ar gentina. Friday night’s fight will be the main event televised live onBoxeo Telemundo, availableabout 10:30 p.m. locally. It willbe at the A La Carte Event Pavil ion in Tampa under All-Star Pro motions. Lozano re-centlysigned with All-Star Promotionsand won his Aug. 1 bout with aneighth-round KO over Antonio“El Tostado” Garcia, who camein with a 13-2 record, 6 KOSagainst Lozano’s 11-1, 8 KOs. Interestingly, Vidal recently lost to Garcia, who had gonetoe-to-toe against the championNarvaez and lost. With wins over Garcia and Vidal, the 24-year-old Lozanocould well be in line for a boutagainst Naravaez, who will be37 years old on Oct. 7. He car ries a 42-1-2 record with 23KOs. Lozano’s is now 12-1 with9 Kos. The Bowling Green boxer has recently received new gear fromboth Amber Sports and GGG(Give God Glory) Sports, whichhe feels has helped improve hispresentation. His last bout on Boxeo Tele mundo brought 529,000 viewersto the channel. Two years ago, itwas bringing in only 100,000 to150,000. Lozano hopes thisweek’s fight will top the700,000 mark and he will beable to demand a higher perfight amount during contract ne gotiations. “If they make moremoney, I should be able to get abit more,” he said. Another local boxer, Edner “Cherry Bomb” Cherry also hasan upcoming fight. He will be inPhiladelphia on Oct. 18 to faceJerry Belmonte in a 10-roundco-main event seen on NBCSports about 9 p.m. Belmonte comes in at 19-5 with 5 KOs, while Cherry is at32-6 with 17 KOs. He also hadtwo draws and one “no contest”when he knocked out his op-po nent as the bell rang and it wasruled after the bell but the otherfighter could not continue. Lozano Fights Friday Night Pol. adv. paid for and approved by HC Rep. Party VOTE CONSERVATIVE9:11-10:9c Vote Republican... Not Obama/Crist Democrats Can’t make it to the game? Listen to the play-by-play coverage live every Friday night by logging onto www.wildcatbroadcasting.ezstream.com with any computer or smart phone. 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2B The Herald-Advocate, October 2, 2014 —Hardee Living— The Wauchula Wednesday Musicale will begin its 2014-15club year on Saturday, Oct. 18,with a sunset buffet and concertat the home of Ken and EileenLambert. The annual kickoff for the year will feature the poolsideevent beginning at 5:30 p.m. atthe home located at 235 TerrellRoad. Valet parking will beavailable, and surprise guestsand entertainers will provide thelate afternoon program. Reservations are a must, and the deadline for calling 773-3549 for reservations (leavemessage, if necessary) is Friday,Oct. 10. The club’s planning commit tee met throughout the summerto plan programs and activitiesfor the local organization, whichwas organized in 1920 and be came a part of the National andFlorida Federa-tions of MusicClubs in 1925. Committee members include President James Stallings, FirstVice President Merilyn Strick land, Second Vice Presi-dentDot Bell, Secretary LouiseGantt, Treasurer ClaudetteKemen, Gloria Davis, JeraldineCrews, Joyce Maenpaa, CarolMyer and the Florida FederationVice President Bess Stallings. In addition to the sunset buffet and concert, their plans includethe following: A combination Thanksgiving and Patriotic Program is beingplanned for Wednesday, Nov.12, at 4 p.m. at Faith Presbyter-ian Church, 114 N. SeventhAve., Wauchula. To be held the day after Veterans Day, it will bea service to show our gratitudeto our veterans. All ages willparticipate in the program whichwill include a bell choir, vocaland trumpet solos, piano, organand flags of each branch of serv ice. There will be a community choir singing, under the direc tion of the Rev. Tim Davis, andthose interested in participatingshould contact him for a packetof the three songs to be pre sented. Call Oak Grove BaptistChurch, 735-0321, for furtherinformation. The choir will prac tice in the Presbyterian church’ssanctuary one hour prior to theservice. On Wednesday, Dec. 10, members of the Musicale willtravel to Resthaven to present a4 p.m. program for the residents— the club’s gift to them. Therewill be holiday music presentedby Shayla Bryan and the HardeeJunior High Band, as well as asing-a-long/caroling. The club’s annual “Men in Music” will be held on Wednes day, Jan. 14, at 4 p.m. at OakGrove Baptist Church, 4350 W.Main St., Wauchula, with fea tured performances by all-malevocal solos and quartet, handbells, organ and piano. In addition to the Oct. 18 sun set buffet and concert, there willbe another Saturday event onFeb. 14, when members andguests will meet at the home ofMr. and Mrs. Joe Davis Jr. for an11:30 a.m. Valentine’s Day Tea.Hosted by the past presidents ofthe Musicale, the tea will be fol lowed by the annual “Music inthe Home” program featuringHardee County’s musical fami lies. The home of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Crews will be the setting forthe Wednesday, March 11, pro gram featuring two guest artistsfrom Sarasota. The 4 p.m. pro gram will be preceded by re freshments at 3:30. Mrs. Crews will be the pro gram director for the April 8 all-piano “Play Me a Piano”program, now in its 13th year.The club hopes to hold thisevent, as well as the May 13program, “ Presenting OurYoung Musicians,” in theWauchula Woman’s Club build ing, 131 N. Seventh Ave. BothApril and May programs willbegin at 4 p.m., preceded by re freshments at 3:30 p.m. In addition to the monthly program, a field trip is beingplanned for Saturday, March 7,when the club will sponsorlunch and a matinee at TheatreWinter Haven to see “Annie GetYour Gun.” Transportation willbe provided. The club has also been invited by the Tuesday Music Club ofLakeland to hear a folk musicprogram, spotlighting WoodyGuthrie music, on Feb. 10. Theprogram begins at 10:30 a.m.,followed by a catered luncheon. Members and prospective members are encouraged to at tend any and all programs dur ing this club year. For moreinformation, see one of theaforementioned officers or call773-3594. Wednesday Musicale To Begin Club Year With Sunset Buffet & Concert COURTESY PHOTO Six members of the Hardee 4-H County Council recently attended Leadership AdventureWeekend at 4-H Camp Ocala in Lake County. Council officers and o ther members ro tated through various workshops on parliamentary procedure, podium presence and public speaking, characteristics of effective leaders, and how to teamwork. Council members also collected and donated two large boxes of school supplies bound for California wildfire victims as part of a statewide 4-H service pro ject. Attending from Hardee were council members (from left) Kaylee Hogenauer, Abigail Erekson, MeganGrills, Hunter Sellers, Alyssa Barber and Anna Erekson. LEADERSHIP WEEKEND FREE—2 BUCS TICKETS SEE WILDCAT PAGE Center Section of “C” For Your Chance To Win “You Name The Score” (A Winner Every Week) Church News St. Ann’s Episcopal Church will hold a special service onSunday for the Blessing of theAnimals. Everyone is invited to the church at 204 N. Ninth Ave.,Wauchula for the 9:30 a.m. serv ice. ––––– The deadline for Church Newssubmissions is Thursday at 5for the next edition. Student WinsSFSC BookScholarship Seventeen Students in South Florida State College’s HonorsProgram were recently awardedthe Edward K. Roberts BookScholarship to assist with pur chasing textbooks. Students receiving the Edward K. Roberts Book Schol-ar ship this fall include CarlosDeLoera of Zolfo Springs. The merit-based scholarship awards $500, for $250 in falland spring terms to each studentadmitted to and in good standingwith SFSC’s Honors Program.Any student receiving the schol arship must also be enrolled inat least one Honors course dur ing the academic term in whichthe scholarship is received. “This scholarship has been helping honor students finan cially at SFSC for eight years,”said Charlotte Pressler, directorof SFSC’s Honors Program.“Textbook prices are high andthe college does all it can to holdthem down, but students maystill need help paying for theirbooks. “It also recognizes the hard work and achievement of stu dents who qualify for the Hon ors Program and remain in goodstanding,” she added. 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October 2, 2014, The Herald-Advocate 3B This week in history, as re searched from the archivalpages of The Florida Ad-vo cate, the Hardee County Her ald and The Herald-Ad-vocate. . 75 YEARS AGO Classes of the Hardee County High School held their annualelections on Tuesday of thisweek and the following officerswere elected: Senior Class pres ident, Clyde Parrish; vice presi dent, Lawrence Prescott;secretary, Mary B. Crews ––––– Smith is the most common name appearing on the studentroll this year in Florida StateCollege, where 20 youngwomen of that name have regis tered. The name Jones trails be hind with only 12 represented,and there are 11 Browns, 10Johnsons and seven Adamses. ––––– Showing at the Royal Theatre for Friday is “Mr. Motto In Dan ger Island”; on Saturday, “West ern Jamboree”; on Sun-day andMonday, “Frontier Marshal”; forTuesday and Wednesday is “TheKid From Kokomo”; and onThursday and Friday is “BulldogDrum-mond’s Bride.” ––––– From the Society page: Mr. and Mrs. Dale Bryant are an nouncing the birth of a son, bornSept. 22. Dr. B.D. Spears wasthe attending physician 50 YEARS AGO Fire left six members of a Lake Dale family homeless Fri day. It was the second destruc tive blaze in the county withinthree days. ––––– Park Committee members ap parently have resolved their dif ferences with the countycommissioners and do not planto carry out the mass resignationthreatened earlier this week. ––––– James Bond, 23, of Wauchula died after a car-motorcycle col lision last Thursday that alsoclaimed the driver of the cycle. ––––– The Hardee Livestock Market reported sale of 1,517 head ofcattle last Thursday – third high est among the 16 markets report ing to W.O. Whittle, chief of Florida State Farmers’ Markets. 25 YEARS AGO A man suspected in stabbing his estranged wife to death andthen trying to kill himself is nowrecovering from his wounds inthe Hardee County Jail. ––––– Walter Bailey on Thursday was installed as the new presi dent of the Wauchula KiwanisClub. ––––– By a 3-2 vote, Hardee County commissioners have decided toput aside an offer by the city ofWauchula to remove trees liningthe east side of South FloridaAvenue, which would havemoved the county a step closerto laying down a proposed side walk one woman said will savechildren’s lives. ––––– The Zolfo Springs Town Council on Monday nightadopted an ordinance raisingwater and sewer rates in the fi nancially-troubled municipality. 10 YEARS AGO With two hurricanes and the threat of a third continually in terrupting classes, the HardeeCounty School Board decided inits meeting last Thursday nightto ask the state to waive theFCAT and all missed days thisyear. ––––– Hurricane Jeanne added $600,000 damages in HardeeCounty. “That’s a conservativeestimate. FEMA (Federal Emer gency Management Agency)people are still out estimating,”said County Manager LexAlbritton. ––––– An insert lists all roads either closed, underwater or passable.Closed are Griffin Road, SteveRoberts Special, Old TownCreek, Mott Road, Hobb Road,George Marsh and Fish Branch.Underwater were Old Brad-enton, Sidney Roberts, GoosePond Road, Ten-Mile GradeN&S, Murphy Road, REA Roadand Locklar Road. ––––– The Hardee Wildcats broke a 3-3 halftime tie with 19 points toovercome the mistake-prone Se bring Blue Streaks on Fridaynight. Way Back When The Arbor Day Foundation will brighten up your fall by of fering five free crapemyrtle treesif you join in October. The free trees are part of the nonprofit Arbor Day Foun-da tion’s Trees for America cam paign, a program dedicated toenvironmental stewardshipthrough tree planting. “Crapemyrtles are especially beautiful in the fall and were se lected for this campaign becauseof their elegant color and form,”said Matt Harris, chief executiveof the Arbor Day Foundation.“Crapemyrtles make an attrac tive addition to the home land scape.” The trees will be shipped postpaid between Nov. 1 andDec. 10, at the right time forplanting. The sixto 12-inchtrees are guaranteed to grow orthey will be replaced free ofcharge. Planting instructions areenclosed with each shipment oftrees. New members of the Arbor Day Foundation also receive“The Tree Book,” which includes information about treeplanting and care. To receive the free crapemyr tle trees, send a $10 membershipcontribution to Five Crapemyr tles, Arbor Day Foundation, 100Arbor Ave., Nebraska City, NE68410, by Oct. 31 or join onlineat arborday.org/october. Join Arbor Group, Get 5 Free Trees COURTESY PHOTO A blossoming crapemyrtleputs on quite a display. By JOAN SEAMANOf The Herald-Advocate The junior high Lady Wildcats have iced their opponents sofar this season. The girls are at 3-0 after wins at Hill-Gustat and home victo ries over Avon Park and De-Soto. The girls play Monday and Thursdays at 4:30 p.m. or assoon as the other team arrivesand warms up. Home games areat the Recreation Complex Field1, off Altman Road just north ofthe high school. This week’s games were at Lake Placid on Monday andhome for a visit from SebringMiddle School today (Thurs-day). There is a bye next Mon day and the only game that weekis at home against Hill-Gustat. Coaches Missy Carlton, Ray Rivas, Ryne Heine and JakeCarlton have had their team pre pared as they’ve swept their firstthree competitors this season. It started with a Sept. 18 trip to Hill-Gustat Middle School inSebring to take on the LadyGolden Eagles. Hardee jumped out early with a bat-around, bringing a dozengirls across the plate. In the sec ond frame they added four moreand finished with nine in thethird inning to seal the win. Hill-Gustat committed 14 errors inthe 25-1 loss. Eighth grader Sarah Carlton allowed only one hit and one un earned run walked just two andstruck out six for her first victoryof the season. Offensively, eight hitters com bined for 16 hits, 12 RBIs and21 runs scored. It began with asingle Aliyah Ortiz, then an RBIdouble by Amari DeLeon. AnRBI triple by Kyra Wilson keptrunners moving and Jaryssa Lindsey chipped in with anotherRBI triple. After a passed ball,an error and RBI single by Ortiz,a passed ball, RBI triple byDeLeon and RBI single byStephanie Derringer were thehighlilghts of the first inning. In the second inning, Tara Hines hit an RBI triple andscored on an error, moving someother runners around to scorefour runs in the inning. DeLeon had the hot hand for the junior high girls with a trioof extra-base hits. The Lady Cats played Avon Park in the home opener onSept. 22, winning 16-2. Theyscored 11 runs in the first inningand another five in the second.When Avon Park didn’t score inthe top of the third inning, thegame was called. Ashlee Patterson and Ortiz each made three trips to homeplate. Carlton, Wilson, Lindsey,and DeLeon scored twiceapiece, while Lilian Salazar hadthree RBIs and Hines added twomore. Salazar had the only extrabase hit, a double. On to Sept. 25 when Hardee hosted DeSoto, blanking theLady Bulldogs 11-0 behind theno-hitter pitching of Carlton.She struck out a dozen battersand walked only three. After being held to just one run in the first inning, theyscored seven times in the secondinning. An RBI double by Lind sey, a groundout sacrifice byHines, a wild pitch and an RBIsingle by DeLeon highlightedHardee efforts. Patterson had the hot bat for Hardee, getting on base threetimes. 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4B The Herald-Advocate, October 2, 2014 COURTESY PHOTOS C.C. Searcy celebrated his 97th birth day Sept 7-8 at the home he shareswith wife Margaret and daughterShirley. Friends and family visitedthroughout the two days, sharingmemories, gifts and even a home made banana pudding. The honoreeis pictured in the top photo (seated atcenter) flanked by great-grandsonBenjamin, 6, and son Charles of VeroBeach; (in back, from left) 16-month-old Lucas, oldest grandson Brad and10-year-old Maria, all of Vero Beach.The other photo shows his wife of 72years and daughter and caregiverShirley. Born Sept. 8, 1917, in Ala bama, C.C. moved to Wauchula withhis family as a young boy. A well-known former Hardee County con tractor, he built the home in which thecouple continue to enjoy in their lateryears. In addition to their two chil dren, they have seven great-grand children. With the well-known twinklein his eyes, he enjoys bragging aboutgoing behind his family's backs andmowing his yard, at age 97, to perfec tion! 97 & COUNTING! Ridge Area Arc will offer a SafeStaff Foodhandler Certif-icate program this month. It will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 28, atRidge Area Arc's main campus,120 W. College Dr., Avon Park. The Food Handler Training Program is a service provided tothe community by Ridge AreaArc, which serves Hardee andHighlands counties. The busy season is soon ap proaching for the food industry,and now is the time to make surefood handlers are properlytrained and certified. Anyone in the food service in dustry or those who are inter ested in working in the field andwant to obtain a certificate canenroll in this class. It will betaught by a certified professionalfood manager. Florida law requires all food service employees to be trainedin an approved food safety pro gram. A public food service es tablishment has 60 days fromthe date of hire to train its em ployees with a Florida-approvedfood safety training program.This includes all employees re sponsible for food storage,preparation, display or any serv ice of food and beverages. The class will cover the six mandated key food safety prin ciples: 1.) Ensuring proper personal hygiene; 2.) Preventing cross-contami nation; 3.) Controlling time and tem perature when handling food; 4.) Proper cleaning and sani tizing; 5.) The causes and effects of major foodborne illnesses; and 6.) Ensuring proper vermin control. A study guide will be pro vided to each student. A certifi cate and an original wallet cardwill also be presented to the stu dents at the end of the class andwill be valid for three years. Stu dents only need to bring to classa No. 2 pencil and a picture ID. Cost is $15 per student and must be paid in advance by 5p.m. on Monday, Oct. 13.Checks can be made payable toRidge Area Arc and mailed to120 W. College Dr., Avon Park,FL 33825. Include your name,birthdate, address and phonenumber. For more details or to verify there is still an opening, call(863) 452-1295, extension 124. Register By Oct. 13 For Safe Food-Handler Class 10:2c Free Tools to Quit Tobacco Program Wednesday, October 8th 9:30 11:00 am Florida Department of Health 115 K.D. Revell Road Wauchula, FL 33873 In Auditorium 10:2c S S A A M M L L B B A A L L L L O O T T B B O O L L T T O O J J M M L L O O S S C C A A L L L L C C T T O O N N L L C C C C O O N N S S S S C C A A L L Town of Zolfo Springs Pueblo de Zolfo SpringsM n r L n r n n n To vote for a candidate mark a cross (X)i n n n i n nPara votar por un candidato; marca una crux (X)E n n n nn n n F F O O R R C C O O U U N N C C I I L L P P E E R R S S O O N N P P A A R R A A C C O O N N S S U U L L V V O O T T E E F F O O R R ( ( 1 1 ) ) V V O O T T A A R R P P O O R R U U N N O O ( ( 1 1 ) ) JUAN OTERO____SE M EE ____ 10:2cP P U U B B L L I I C C N N O O T T I I C C E E The Office of Hardee County Emergency Management hasscheduled a Local Mitigation Strategy (LMS) meeting onOctober 0 at 1 p located at the Emergency p ni Onn!n n S nn! L 3 r The purpose of a local mitigation strategy is to reduce thehuman, environmental, and economic costs of disaste rsMitigation is any action taken to permanently reduce orn iin eni # p n p nni p p n n nn i n The goal of the LMS meeting will be to identify specificsteps to be taken to reduce the impacts of various naturalhazards, the timing of those steps, potential fundingsources, their priority within the community, and the entiti esn p i n i p nni n n n ii p n n nEmergency Managee n in 30 mrr e 0 r 10:2 c Stop by and see why I have won Ford’s customer service award several times. Gene Davis Sales Manager 1031 U.S. Highway 17 N. Wauchula, Florida 33873 (863) 781-1947 www. 10:2c It pays to advertise in your Hometown Newspaper We are saving this space just for Y Y O O U U !The HeraldAdvocate 115 S. 7th Ave. 773-3255 www.TheHeraldAdvocate.com

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October 2, 2014, The Herald-Advocate 5B By JOAN SEAMANOf The Herald-Advocate It’s either rainouts or practices lately for the Hardee swimteams. They won their home meet Sept. 16 against Frostproof Ata tri-meet at Avon Park on Sept.18, the girls placed second andthe boys tied for second. Themeets of Sept. 23 and Sept. 25were both rained out. This week, there was a quadmeet at Sebring on Tuesday.Next week, it’s a home meet onOct. 7 for Senior Night with anunusual 6 p.m. start. The teamswill participate in the two-dayHeartland Invitational on Oct.17-18, preparing for the District9 meet in Avon Park on Oct. 27.Other teams in the district areBayshore, Booker, Southeast,Lemon Bay, Sebring and AvonPark. The Region 3 meet is at the Long Center at Gibbs High inSt. Petersburg, with the divingon Nov. 7 and swimming onNov. 8. The Class 2A state meetis on Nov. 14 at Sailfish Splash part Aquatics Athletics Center inStuart, hosted by Jensen Beachand South Fork high schools. Frostproof In the second home meet of the year on Sept. 16, both theboys and girls swim teams werevictorious. Boys Hardee squads placed second and third in the opening event,the 200 medley relay. Wyatt Zei gler, Will Roberts, Levi Lovettand Cody Spencer placed sec ond in 1:58.25, just 22 hun dredths off the winning time.Mario Gomez, Vaughn Kirk land, Jared Scheel and LivinstonMetayer were behind them forthird place. With Frostproof and Avon Park each using four lanes, itwas a busy 200 freestyle, withHardee taking second with KyleChoate and third with CarlosGarcia. Scheel and JosephCrawford were also in it. In the 200 individual medley (I.M.) Zeigler placed second. For the 50 free, it was again four apiece. Spencer won withthe best time of .23 seconds andBrandon Franks was second in27.44 seconds. Goomez and Metayer were the other Hardeeswimmers. Franks was second in diving with 238.15 points, with KeithChoate third. Lovett won the 100 butterfly in 59.21, with his Frostproof op ponent at 1:18.82. Spencer won the 100 free with a time of .55 seconds, followedby Roberts and Kirkland for theWildcats. Turning to the grueling 500 free, Hardee claimed first placewith Garcia in at 6:46 andScheel in second place, ahead ofthree Frostproof swimmers. In the 200 free relay, it was the Choate twins, Roberts andFranks a close second, andGomez, Kirkland, Metayer andCrawford in fourth, sandwichedbetween the thirdand fifth-place finishes of the Bulldogs. Zeigler and Kyle Choate placed second and third of thefive swimmers in the 100 back stroke. In the 100 breaststroke, it was back to four swimmers, withLovett second,, Roberts fourthand followed by Crawford andKirkland. The final event, the 400 med ley relay secured Hardee’s win,placing first with Spencer, Zei gler, Lovett and Kyle Choate.Hardee won 134-126. Girls Hardee went ahead in the first event, the 200 medley, withHaley Edenfield, Brooke Con-ley, Alex Johnson and DesireeFord getting first place and twoother squads getting third andfifth. Edenfield turn around and won the 200 free in a time of2:39.88, with Caitlin Dufresne aclose second in 2:49.93. Ford won the 200 I.M. over four Frostproof girls. Johnson took the 50 free with Madison Marple second andKaylee Hogenauer sixth amongthe seven swimmers. Reyna Kirkland won the div ing with 200.45 points, morethan her three opponents. Johnson was second in the 100 butterfly. Victoria Borjas won the 100 free in 1:11.00 with DanielleWeeks in third place of six swimmers. Dufresne turned around and won the 500 free, with MonicaGraham in second place of sixswimmers. For the 200 freestyle, it was Edenfield, Conley, Johnson andFord in first place and Marple,Weeks, Joley Pleger and Hog-enauer second of four squads. For the 100 back, Edenfield placed first, Dufesne third andWeeks fifth of the six swimmers. Conley won the 100 breast stroke, with Ford third andCheyenne Pohl fourth. In the final event, Dufresne, Pohl, Borjas and Graham com bined for first place, whilePleger, Marple, Hogenauer andWeeks placed third. Hardee wonthe meet 167-91. Tri-Meet As always, Lake Placid won the meet. For the girls it was157, to Hardee’s 93 and AvonPark’s 82. For the boys, it wasLake Placid 141, and Hardeeand Avon Park tied at 93 apiece.Hardee swimmers continued tolower their personal bests in sev eral events. Girls Hardee placed fourth and fifth in the 200 medley relay, behinda pair of Lake placid teams andone from Avon Park, but aheadof one from Avon Park and onefrom Lake placid. Edenfield,Conley, Johnson and Ford camein at 2:22.83, with Dufresne,Pohl, Borjas and Kirkland in 27seconds later. In the 200 free, Edenfield placed fourth and Pohl was fifth. For the 200 IM, it was Ford with a strong second and Borjasplacing sixth. Johnson was sec ond in the 50 free, with Conleyfifth of seven swimmers. Kirkland was second in diving to Avon Park’s TammyHutchins, but ahead of a pair ofLake Placid divers. Johnson placed fourth in the 100 butterfly and Ford was sec ond and Borjas fifth in the 100free. Ford was less than threeseconds off the winning time. In the grueling 500 free, it was Dufresne fourth and Grahamsixth. For the 200 freestylerelay, Johnson, Edenfield, Con ley and Ford placed third andKirkland, Marple, Hogenauerand Graham were sixth. Swim Teams Beat Frostproof Edenfield and Dufresne went fourth and fifth in the 100 back stroke, while Conley and Pohlwere third and fifth in the 100breaststroke. In the final event, Hardee’s Dufresne, Borjas, Pohl and Gra ham combined for third in the400 freestyle relay. Boys Lovett got the only first-place for Hardee in winning the 200IM. Garcia placed sixth.Zeiglerwas second and Kyle Choatefourth of six swimmers in the200 freestyle. The boys started with the 200 medley relay with Keith Choate,Roberts, Garcia and Franks plac ing fourth and Gomez, Kirkland,Scheel and Crawford sixth. After the 200 free and 200 IM, Spencer placed second by 25hundredths in the 50 free. KeithChoate was sixth. Keith Choate was second with 151.25 in diving, with Franksthird at 141.25. Lovett was less than a second off the winning time in placingsecond in the 100 butterfly. Spencer was second and Roberts sixth in the 100 free.Garcia was third in the 500 free. Zeigler, Lovett, Kyle Choate and Spencer were second in the200 free relay, with Scheel, Kirk land, Crawford and Metayersixth. Zeigler was second and Kyle Choate fourth of six swimmersin the 100 back. Roberts wasfifth and Crawford sixth in the100 breaststroke. In the final event, the 400 free relay, Zeigler, Kyle Choate,Lovett and spencer were secondand Keith Choate, Garcia,Franks and Roberts were fifth ofsix squads. District land managers plan to hold a series of hog hunts onSouthwest Florida Water Man-agement District lands through out the year to help reduce thewild hog population. Wild hogs, which are not na tive to Florida, feed on roots,tubors and grubs by rooting withtheir broad snouts and can leavean area looking like a plowedfield. They also prey on nativewildlife, compete with nativespecies for food and transmitdiseases to other wild-life, live stock and humans. Ad-dition ally, hogs may facilitate thespread of exotic plant species bytransporting seeds and/or pro viding germination sites throughrooting. The District will use a threephase hunting system to allevi ate and decrease these impacts. “The three phases are designed to encourage attendanceand maximize the effectivenessof the event,” said Will Van-Gelder, the District’s Land Man agement Supervisor. The District allows hogs to be controlled through hunts whenthe damage they cause is at un acceptable levels. Damage fromhogs is occurring more fre quently and with increasingseverity. The first two phases of hunts will have separate registrationprocesses. Top producers fromPhase 1 will be awarded freehunts for Phase 2; top producersfrom Phase 2 will be asked toparticipate in hog managementactivities for Phase 3. All hunts will adhere to the hog-dog format. No still huntswill be available. The programworks like this: Phase 1 Hunts E%/13=><+>398A3669--?< a.m. on Oct. 6, 2014. E8-6?./==3B2?8>=>2+>9cur November through Decem-ber 2014. E$/<73>=+<+8=0/<+,6/E'9:>A9:<9.?-/<=98/+-2 hunt will be awarded a non-transferable registration to thesame hunt location in Phase 2,free of charge. E+36?909669A<+>398A3669--?< a.m. on Dec. 15, 2014. E8-6?./==3B2?8>=>2+>9--?< January and February 2015. E$/<73>=+<+8=0/<+,6/E'9:>A9:<9.?-/<=98/+-2 hunt of Phase 2 will be placedon the District’s “top producer”list and will be contacted be-tween March and October 2015to take part in feral hog manage ment hunts on an as-neededbasis, free of charge. E+36?909669A29=/<+8>=>2+> qualify as top producers follow ing the Phase 2 hunts will becontacted to take part in man agement hunts during this pe riod. E!+8+1/7/8>2?8>=900/9::<9.?ers will be offered participationin a minimum of two manage ment hunts throughout the non-hunting season. The District-managed proper ties will be temporarily closed tothe public during the hog hunts.Only permitted hunters will beallowed access. Prospective hunters can pur chase permits for Phase I huntsbeginning 9 a.m. Oct. 6 on theDistrict’s hoghunts.watermat ters.org. Permits will be avail able on a first-come, first-servedbasis until they are sold out. Thecost is $75 for each permit. A complete list of hunts with locations and dates will be avail able athoghunts.watermatters.org nolater than Oct. 1, 2014. In addi tion, the site provides maps ofthe properties and rules of thehunt. This is the sixth consecutive year for the hunts. Last year’shunts removed 938 hogs during26 hunts on 11 different tracts ofland throughout the District. Hog Hunter Permits Online The Herald Advocate Hardee County’s Hometown Coverage 10:2nc 10:2,9c

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—The Classifieds— 6B The Herald-Advocate, October 2, 2014 ABOUT ... ClassifiedsDEADLINE.... Tuesday noon RATES.......... Minimum of $4.50 for 10 words. Each addi tional word is .25 cents. Ads in all capitals are.35 cents per word. Headlines are $2 a line.Blind ad box numbers are $3 extra. BILLING........ Ads must be pre-paid. CLASSIFICATIONS: AgricultureMobile HomesAppliancesNoticesAutomobilePersonalBoatsPetsFurniturePlants/ProduceGunsReal EstateHelp WantedRecreational HousesRentalsLivestockRentals, Commercial Lost & FoundServicesMiscellaneousWantedMotorcyclesYard Sales DIESEL INJECTION repairs,pumps, turbo, injectors, removeand install available, 863-3810538. 10:2p NOW PURCHASING CITRUS fruit for 2014-15 season for ChapmanFruit Co. Call Frank Vasquez, 863781-4133.9:25-5:21p 1994 OLDSMOBILE CEIRA. Runsgood. No air. $600 OBO, 863-7351289.9:25,10:2p PRINCESS CASTLE BED with mat tess, like new; navy loveseat andcouch, good condition; 863-2459687.10:2p LABORERS: MUST WORK in heat,handle weedeaters and otherequipment. Must be prompt. Fillout application at 3454 PeeplesLane, 7:30 am 8:30 am M-F, 863773-3557.10:2,9c Help Wanted Furniture Automotive Agriculture DRIVER: FULL TIME Position, de livery truck for ornamental nurs ery. Apply: Peace River Growers,3521 N. Nursery Road, Zolfo Springs, FL EOE10:2,9cTHE UNIVERSITY OF Florida,Range Cattle REC at Ona, is cur rently seeking a Biological Scien tist. To apply go to jobs.ufl.edu —search jobs — in the work locationfield choose Hardee. Salary range$30,000-$35,000. Deadline toapply is October 6, 2014. Call 863735-1314 for any questions. 10:2cPERSON WANTED TO create a li brary of audio and video files ofHardee County Public Officials.Must have knowledge of local pol itics, officials, Boards, projects,etc. Must be proficient with socialmedia outlets like Facebook,YouTube, etc. Must be able to nav igate County public records onwebsites and retrieve audio andvideo files for making clips and asearchable database. Preferredperson who has software andequipment to work with Hardee ITsoftware (Clerk of Court). Paid bythe hour. Send Resume to: HenryKuhlman, hjkuhlman@gmail.com. 10:2c Help Wanted DRIVERS: $5,000 SIGN ON Bonus.Great pay. Consistent freight.Great miles on this Regional Ac count. Werner Enterprises: 1-855-517-2507.8:28-10:30cINTERACTIVE CAREGIVING iswhat separates COMFORT KEEP ERS from other caregivers. Ourfocus is on engaging the mind,body, and safety of our clients.CNA, HHA and Homemaker Com panion positions are available inthe Hardee County area. Flexible,full-time or part-time. Learn moreabout a rewarding career enrich ing the lives of others with COM FORT KEEPERS. Apply online:ck381.ersp.biz/employment or call863-385-8558. HHA#299992766. 2013 CK Franchising, Inc. Mostoffices independently owned and operated. 3:6tfc WANTED: BREEDING BULL, 18 to30 months, prefer Angus. Must begentle. 941-840-9131 10:2p Livestock Help Wanted HAVE YOU LOST A PET? Contractanimal control in Bowling Green at863-375-2255 to see if we haveyour cat or dog. We also have pets for adoption.dh/tfc STORAGE WARS Cabinet Shop -complete with tools, saws, wood -everything you need, too numer ous to mention. What A Deal!$5,000 OBO for all contents.863-735-1289, 863-832-9993. 9:25,10:2p TRAILER FOR SALE — 5 ft wide10 ft long. Dual axle $800, 863448-7039. 9:25,10:2p FREE ADORABLE KITTENS 6 weeks old, 863-773-2470. 10:2ncADOPT A PET! If you have lost apet or are looking for a new one,the City of Wauchula invites you tocome and see if you can find thepet you’re looking for. TheWauchula Animal Control is lo cated at 685 Airport Road. Pleasecall 863-773-3265 for more infor mation. tfc-dh Pets Miscellaneous Lost/Found The Herald-Advocate Hardee County’s Hometown Coverage >" Telephone (863) 773-3255 www.TheHeraldAdvocate.com FDnL2ILA M B E RTREALTY INC.r/6DE+F>>:E+EC66EL/2F49F=2% Terrific home in gated community; 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, modern, luxury master suite, cherry cabinetry. A MUST SEE! Call Ken today. $175,000 WAUCHULA – 4B/3Bth home on 1.5 acres; inground pool. $225,000NATIVE FLORIDA on this 20 acre tract!3B/2.5Bth home built in 2002 with all extras;4899 sq. ft., caged pool, one acre pond with dock.This is a must see! $885,000WAUCHULA – 4B/3Bth home on 1.5 acres; inground pool. $225,000Located in Bowling Green this 3B/1Bth home isa charmer! Nice yard and outside storage.$60,000Perfect starter home in excellent location; largefenced yard and screened gazebo for entertain ing, 3B/1Bth. $85,000 Little Beauty in Wauchula! 3B/1Bth, large oakin fenced back yard; many upgrades and porce lain tile throughout. Call today to see. $80,000BLUEBERRY FARM! 10 acres yield 4,000-5,000 lbs annually. Excellent location. $135,000Owner Financing Available for qualified buyers.PRICED TO SELL! Golden Oaks Road – 2parcels, 24.28 acres, fenced; good pasture.$90,000APPROXMATELY ONE (1) MILE OF RIVERFRONTAGE! $7,500 per acre30 Acre Tract – Secluded and fenced pasture andwoods. $170,000One (1) Acre residential lot in Golfview Estates;perfect building site. $15,00011.13 acre grove in Southwest Hardee – two4inch wells, perfect for fresh fruit market.$125,500AVON PARK LAKES 4B/2.5Bth, C/B home inexcellent condition; tile and carpet floors, centralA/C, caged pool. $190,000ZOLFO SPRINGS – 59.50 acres of open pasture land with few oaks; 3 wells; fenced and crossfenced, paved road frontage; great site for build ing your new home! $295,000 SERVICE YOU CAN COUNT ON DORIS S. LAMBERT, G.R.I., BrokerKENNETH A. LAMBERT, Broker Delois Johnson Associate 781-2360 Steve Johnson Associate 781-0518 Sue Birge Associate 781-3536 Colon Lambert Associate 781-1103 Colon Lambert Associate 781-1103cl10:2p BRIARWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD!! Thislovely 3 bedroom, 2 bath CB/Stucco homeis offered in Briarwood Estates. Large livingroom, 2 car garage, screened porch andover 2000 SF of living area. Briarwood is themost desirable neighborhood in Wauchula. NATURAL LAND!!! Nice wooded 2.25 acresin Fort Green FL. Out in the country a get away from the city life. Owner financingavailable. Priced at $25,000 PRIME 90 AC PASTURE!! Beautiful pasturewith some woods and small pond. Wellmaintained and great location!!!PRICE REDUCED!!! VERY NICE MOBILEHOME!! This 2005 2 bedroom 1.5 bath mo bile home is move in ready with furniture.Perfect for a newly couple or someone look ing to escape the cold weather up north.Priced at $70,000 $68,000 NICE MOBILE HOME!! This home is withinminutes of town but feels like country living,sitting on almost half an acre. Interior lookslike brand new with 4 bedrooms and 2baths, perfect for a growing family. Come byand take a look today, because it won’t lastlong. Priced at $59,900 $49,900 GO TO: HomePath.com for More Fannie Mae Properties PRICE REDUCED!!!! GREAT BUY!!! This 3 bedroom, 2 bath home has a lot of space withplenty to spare, kitchen is huge with a move able island. This home is in the very back ofSunset Park a peaceful neighborhood. Pricedat $95,000 $89,000! PROPERTY! This one acre tract of land isclose to schools and shopping! Perfect con ditions, size and location for a family-conve nient starter home to be built! Priced at$19,900 NEWLY LISTED!! BEAUTIFUL HOME IN CITYLIMITS!! This 4 bedroom, 1 bath home has afenced in backyard with a storage shed! Thiscorner lot is close to shopping and downtownWauchula! With nice tile floors, upgradedwindows, beautiful wood grain ceilings andwalls this home is Priced at $74,900 RECENTLY RENOVATED!! 3 bedroom, 1 bathCB home on Carlton Street. Recently paintedinside and out, new AC unit, new light fix tures, 1 car carport, out building for storage,and fenced in yard! Close to hospital andschools!! $64,900 NEW LISTING!!! Beautiful 2 bedroom, 2 bathCB home on 3 acres and outside city limits.Property is on a dead end street. Doublepane windows throughout the house. Prop erty has citrus trees 2 wells, 2 septic sys tems. 1600 living square feet and 2288 grosssquare feet. 2 car carport and huge utilityroom with the second bath. 702 S"!6th A#", W""nn*nnn Gary Delatorre – Brokerwww.cbhardee.com————— Each office independently owned and operated. Robert Hinerman 227-0202 Nancy Craft 832-0370 Richard Dasher 781-0162 Victor Salazar 245-1054 cl10:2c HOUSE WITH GROVE INCOME! 10.07 acresrJ/17;5?:*3.3, www.jimseerealty.com James V. See, Jr., Broker Realtor Associates Rick Knight (863) 781-1396 Dusty Albritton (863) 781-0161 Shane Conley (863) 781-9664 cl10:2c Dusty Albritton Family Owned & Operated? *6:.3,*386&1146.)&46:*6n%*&67@("%#%&$'% # $50 Off Any Job $500 or More Licensed & Insured C CC 1325523 NOT VALID WITH ANY OTHER OFFER cl3:13tfc 863-453-5565 cl10:2c

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October 2, 2014, The Herald-Advocate 7B ATTENTION! State Statutes 828.29 requires that all cats and dogssold in Florida be at least 8 weeksold, have an official health certifi cate, have necessary shots and be free of parasites. tfc-dh RENT LEASE SALE — Houses,trailers, warehouses, bars, restau rants, stores, 863-773-6616. 9:4-10:2p 3/2 M.H. $250 Every 2 weeks, $500deposit. References required. 863-773-2668.10:2pAPARTMENTS FOR RENT, 863773-6667.10:2cULLRICH’S STORAGE UNITS,several sizes, corner of 9th Ave. &Goolsby St., 773-6448 or 7739291.10:2c3/2 RIVERVIEW, large fencedyard, $800 plus deposit. Available Nov. 1, 863-735-1953. 10:2-30pNICE CLEAN 2BR 1B House inWauchula. Central AC/Heat,washer/dryer hookup. $600month, damage deposit and rentalreferences required, 863-8320676. 10:2p Rentals Real Estate Pets TWO BEDROOM APARTMENT,central air, $550 plus $400 de posit, 863-832-1984. 9:25-10:23pTHREE BEDROOM, two bathhome, $925 plus $500 deposit, 863-832-1984. 9:25-10:23p DUPLEX WAUCHULA 2/1, $550monthly, $500 security, no pets, 863-781-3570. 9:25,10:2c2 BR, 3 BR, 4 BR, 8 BR, homes forrent, no deposit, 863-773-6616. 9:18-10:16p 1/1 APARTMENT, BG, $450monthly, water included, 863-4487904.9:11-10:9p *RENT-TO-OWN* MOBILE HOMES 1, 2, 3 Bed rooms. Cheaper than paying rent.Close to schools and hospital. Lotrent $300. Se habla espanol. 863-698-4910 or 863-698-4908. Call today. 7:5tfcATTENTION! The Federal Fair Housing Act prohibits advertisingany preference or limitation basedon race, color, religion, sex, hand icap, familial status or national ori gin, or the intention to make sucha preference or limitation. Familialstatus includes children under 18living with parents or guardians and pregnant women. tfc-dh Rentals I HAUL LIVESTOCK 863-474-1550. 9:18-10:16p ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS,Thursday 7:00 p.m., Grace Fellow ship Church, 131 S. 8th Ave.,Wauchula. Bill 727-326-3816. tfc-dh *** 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 THE WAUCHULA LIONS CLUBcollects NOT broken prescriptioneyeglasses, cases and sun glasses. Please drop of at 735 N. 6th Ave.tfc-dhDO YOU HAVE a problem withdrugs? Narcotics Anonymousmeets Monday and Thursdaynight 7:00 p.m. at First UnitedMethodist Church, at the corner ofPalmetto and 7th Ave., Wauchula. tfc-dh IS ALCOHOL CAUSING a prob lem? Call Alcoholics Anonymousin Hardee county at 863-781-6414. Several weekly meetings. tfc-dhATTENTION! State Statutes 489119 Section 5 Paragraph B andHardee County Ordinance 87-09Section 10 Paragraph D require allads for any construction-relatedservice to carry the contractor’s li cence number.tfc-dh Services CHARLIE CREEK SHOPPE opensOct. 3, 10 am to 4 pm. Takingreservations for Christmas BazaarOct. 18. Call 863-773-4428 for in formation.10:2-16p4 FAMILY SATURDAY, 404 EastOrange Street, Wauchula. Chil dren and women’s clothes. 10:2pFRIDAY, SATURDAY, 712 North7th Ave. Furniture and misc. items. 10:2pHUGE, MULTI-FAMILY, Annualyard sale Saturday at Cobb Con struction parking lot (next toBurger King. Lots of treasuresfrom kids to adults, men andwomen’s stuff, TVs, furniture andmore! 7:30 am 2:30 pm. If rainedout, yard sale will be Saturday, Oct. 11.10:2cSATURDAY 8-?, 1146 StenstromRd., Wauchula. Baby items, household, misc. 10:2pMOVING SALE FRIDAY, Saturday,Sunday, 8-? Furniture, glassware,model cars, Hess truck, and lotsof items. 1206 Boyd Coward Rd., Wauchula.10:2pMOVING SALE! FRIDAY, Satur day, 7 am ? 1968 Ramon Pette way Rd., ZS. Furniture, clothes,household items. Everything must go!10:2p Yard Sales —The Classifieds— Derek’s Small Engine Repair I provide repairs and maintenance for small engine equipment including 2 and 4 stroke ATV’s, lawn and garden, pressure washers, generators, etc. Very satisfied customers and the BEST RATES IN TOWN. 863-832-4236 cl9:25-10:9p 30 Day WarrantyMotor & TransmissionNOINTERESTORFINANCECHARGES3 3 7 7 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 1 1US HWY17 S NBOWLINGGREEN O O P P E E N N 7 7 D D A A Y Y S S A A W W E E E E K K S S E E H H A A B B L L A A E E S S P P A A N N O O L L Sandra Jimmy Hill’s Auto WorldB BU U Y YH HE E R R E E! P PA A Y YH HE E R R E E! norn rrnncl9:11tfc $99 Move In Special through Oct. 31st Plus $1200 FREE RENT (*One year lease @$100/mo reduction) Spacious 3 BR Garden Apts. Handicaps Unit s Available Rental Office Hours Monday –Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM cl10:2-30c Equal Housing Opportunity Employer & ProviderTHE PALMS 701 La Playa Drive, Wauchula THE PALMS 701 La Playa Drive, Wauchula (863) 773-3809 TDD 800-955-8771 Farm Workers Welcomed CLERICAL ASSISTANT CITY OF BOWLING GREEN The City of Bowling Green is currently seeking a highly mo tivated, enthusiastic individual to work out of their adminis trative office. This position is the first point of contact,therefore must carry out exceptional customer serviceskills. Job duties for this position include utility bil ling, yard sale permitting, work orders, park rentals, and other dutiesas assigned. The Clerical Assistant is under direct supervi sion of the City Clerk. Applicants must possess a highschool diploma or equivalent, be computer literate, andhave the ability to multi-task and work well under pressure.Bilingual preferred but not required. All interested appli cants must apply at CareerSource Heartland located at 324Sixth Avenue North, Wauchula, FL 3383. No applicationswill be accepted without the appropriate referral. Open untilfilled. EEO/Drug-Free Workplace. cl10:2c Help Wanted Site Manager needed for Farm Labor rental community inWauchula. Responsible for rent collections, leasing apts,tenant income certifications preparation, site files andscheduling/supervising maint, repairs. Manager posi tion requires office skills and light bookkeeping. Bi-lingual inSpanish a plus. Must be bondable. No pets. Salary + Apt+ Utilities. Send Resume: The Palms P.O. Box 10293, Clearwater, FL 33757 Or Fax (727) 447-2252 Email: southwindgm@southwind.us.com Equal Employment Opportunity cl10:2-23c Desoto Memorial Hospital 900 N Robert Ave Arcadia, FL 34266 FX: 863-494-8400 Or apply online at www.dmh.org H H O O S S P P I I T T A A L L C5373-+5!+7+1/;!/.&>;1(73='5373-+5Manager Exp Preferred C"312=8>9/;?3<8;'5373-+5!+7 ager Exp Preferred10:2,9c HELP WANTED Desoto Memorial Hospital 900 N Robert Ave Arcadia, FL 34266 FX: 863-494-8400 Or apply online at www.dmh.org H H O O S S P P I I T T A A L L C#%%"@3=2A937#%$($;/#$"#Days + On CallC)'2/;+9B+;.3+-%/2+,%"D+B;;1%"!+7.$!&230=KC2?5I2C93B@@cl10:2c H APPY H OME A PARTMENTS/2??2>2<6BF6KD&6256 cl10:2,9c A A V V A A I I L L A A B B L L E E N N O O W W !2 2 B B e e d d r r o o o o m m " 1 1 B B a a t t h hC C e e n n t t r r a a l l H H e e a a t t & & A A i i r r $ $ 6 6 5 5 0 0 M M o o n n t t h h l l y yFor More Information Call Sheila at:(863) 214-5645S S e e c c u u r r i i t t y y D D e e p p o o s s i i t t R R e e q q u u i i r r e e d dLocated in a nice quiet, quaint neighborhood. Small pets OK. (863) 773-2128 REALTORS JOE L. DAVIS JOE L. DAVIS, JR. JOHN H. O’NEAL REALTOR See more listings at www.joeldavis.com REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS 3/2 home in Wauchula close tobusiness area w/3 sheds & abarn for your storage needs.$39,000!PRICE REDUCED! 9.8 acsfronts SR 64 near Popash. Greatfor homesite or agriculture.NOW $80,000!PRICE REDUCED! 9 ac groveon Main Street East, 4” well,micro-jet irrigation. $55,000!89acs fronts Peace River & in cludes cabin, barn, 3 wells, &35 ac grove. Excellent pasture& majestic live oaks w/plenty ofdeer & turkey. $735,000!1.3 ac commercial lotw/3,766SF restaurant & drive-thru has 130+ ft frontage onN&S bound Hwy 17. $357,000! Karen O’Neal (863) 781-7633 REALTOR ASSOCIATES AFTER HOURS KENNY SANDERS...............781-0153KAREN O’NEAL........... 781-7633JESSICA PRESCOTT...941-737-6502KEVIN SANDERS..........368-1926 MONICA REAS....................781-0888 DAVID ROYAL................781-3490HIGHWAY 17 SOUTH, WAUCHULA, FL 33873 cl10:2c MH on 10 acs, Steve RobertsSpecial. $80,000!4BR/3BA Lake June home, boatdock, 125 feet of Lake Junefrontage. $549,000PRICE REDUCED! 20 acszoned industrial on Hwy 17.$399,000!Commercial lot (zoned C-2) in side Wauchula City Limits.$14,000!28 grove w/dble rd frontage;Ratliff Rd. $249,000!4BR/3BA home & Hamlin groveon 20 acs. 2 pole barns, in-ground pool and ac fish pond. $499,0003/2 on 2.23 acs close to townLarge trees, fish pond, and lotsof potential! $125,000! H H a a r r d d e e e e C C o o u u n n t t y y : : 1.876 acres on Hwy 17 north in Wauchula. Great lo cation. Property previously used for auto sales. 37 00 sq ft metal steel building. 1200 sq ft office space in side building. Also large pole barn with metal roof ing. Chain link fencing around property. $225,00021.20 acres on Cecil Durrance Rd. Great place for anew home. Currently used for cattle. 12 acres inHemarthria grass, balance Bahia and some woods.Good perimeter fencing and board fencing on theroad frontage. Priced at $106,000 or $5,000 per acre.Beautiful Gated Country Home on 10 acres. 3 bed room, 3 bath plus extra large rooms. 3286 sq. ft. liv ing. 2 large wells. Fenced with horse barn and stalls.2.7 miles east of Wauchula. Reinforced concreteblock, metal roof, Pecky Cypress, large deck, manymore extras. Excellent condition. Only $279,000. CallMark @ 863-832-0401.800 acres +Gentlemen's Ranch. All new buildingswith 3 homes, barn, 8 horse stalls, and tack room.New fencing. Small lake with creek frontage. 370acres of Hermathia, 70 acres in Jiggs grasses. 65%+improved pastures. Good road access and could beused for farming. Also good hunting for deer, turkey,hogs and other wild game. $4,350,000 H H i i g g h h l l a a n n d d s s C C o o u u n n t t y y : : 28.35 acres on Lake Grassy. 1116 ft. lake frontage.2388 ft. of frontage on Hwy 29. Mostly cleared andfenced. Beautiful rolling property. Asking $225,000.2.02 acres with three beautiful homes on LakeGrassy. Great property with a great price! $975,000.This property joins the 28 acres for sale. With an other 9.29 acres available also. Call for all the de tails!300 acres LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION Onthe Corner of Payne Rd. and Lake Josephine Dr..Currently used for an exotic game ranch along withnative game. Exotic game can be purchased withsale of property. All property is high fenced. Veryhigh demand area for quality homes. Call me for in formation! $6,000 per acrePo o l l k k C C o o u u n n t t y y : : 211 +acres on Pool Branch Rd.. 50% improvedpasture currently used for cattle with small lake.Good fishing and hunting deer, turkey, wild hogsand other wildlife. Great recreational or get away,Priced to sell at $3,200 per acre. Owner says sell!Make an offer! P P R R O O P P E E R R T T I I E E S S F F O O R R S S A A L L E E Advantage Realty743 US 27 S. Sebring, FL 33872 Office: 863-386-0303 Fax: 863-386-1112 Private and Confidential Listings and SalesVISIT US AT w w w w w w . a a d d v v a a n n t t a a g g e e h h i i g g h h l l a a n n d d s s . c c o o m mMark LambertRealtor863-832-0401>2B<8>2:=4@>Charley FlesherRealtor863-781-28674?7=6C96B::8>2:=4@> cl10:2c PENDING SALE

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—The Classifieds— 8B The Herald-Advocate, October 2, 2014 Hearn’s Auto Cleaning Service Car Wash and Wax* Carpet and Seat Cleaning* Buff Compounding* Headliners Replaced* Vinyl Top* Motor Cleaning cl10:2c Hwy. 17 & S.R. 66Zolfo Springs (863) 735-1495 Year Round Car Wash & Detail Across from Wauchula Post Office 8 8 6 6 2 2 1 1 6 6 2 2 9 9 2 2 Bring this Ad for $10.00 Discount Carl’s cl10:2p G7::7?AG&=19G'/<2G'63:: G$=<27557<5G7A16:3/<7<5 Lamar GilliardHome: (863) 735-0490 Zolfo SpringsMobile: (941) 456-6507 cl4:19tfc G &ILL&(INC. 735-01883505 US H WY 17 S Z OLFO S PRINGSMon. –Wed. 10am –6pm Fri. & Sat. 10am –7pmCLOSEDTHURSDAY& SUNDAYDANHILL Hill’s Auto WorldB BU U Y YH HE E R R E E! P PA A Y YH HE E R R E E! NOINTERESTORFINANCECHARGES cl9:11tfc Before I became a Florida Fish & Wildlife ConservationCommission spokesman, I was areporter. FWC public informa tion coordinator Stan Kirklandwas my lifeline to anything out doors. Ever helpful and straightfor ward, Kirkland exemplifieswhat it means to be an FWCpublic information specialist.Kirkland retires this winter afterserving the state for just over 40years. Kirkland grew up freshwater fishing on Lake Seminole andthe Apalachicola River in Jack son County. His saltwater expe rience was limited until 1978,when he moved to Panama Cityand met David Barnes, whowould introduce him to theworld of inshore wade-fishing. “He showed me where to go, how to fish and the secrets,”Kirkland said. “There are somethings you need to pay attention to, and that’s what David taughtme.” While wade-fishing has plenty of benefits — no-costshoreline fishing license, anyonecan do it, low cost — not need ing a boat was a big sell forKirkland. “I can’t tell you howmany offshore trips I’ve said‘thanks but no thanks’ to,” saidKirkland, who would love to godeep-sea fishing but struggleswith intense seasickness. Today, Kirkland wade-fishes nearly every weekend exceptduring turkey hunting season. “Idon’t catch every time I go but,all things considered, I do OK,”he said. On his most recent trip,he caught two spotted seatrout,five flounder, a Spanish mack erel, and three undersized reddrum. We asked Kirkland to share some of his top wade-fishingtips before he leaves the agency,and here is what he had to share: Watch your tides. Never fish a low tide. High tides can betricky as well. If the water isn’tmoving, the bait is not moving.Get a pair of wading shoes ordiving boots and wear them re ligiously. There are a lot ofstingrays out there.Make sure you have a longstringer and let them float awayfrom you. In 25 years, Kirklandonly had one problem with ashark coming for his fish, but hesays he sure was glad those fishweren’t right next to him. Think like a fly fisherman and “match for the hatch” byusing bait on which fish are feeding. Kirkland prefers fingermullet, alewives and bull min nows. Don’t overfill your bait bucket. You only need 10 to 20specimens at a time. More thanthat can kill the bait. Protect yourself from the sun. Kirkland wears long sleeves, ahat, a Buff and good polarizingsunglasses and says all are amust. Of course, make sure youhave something to cover the but tons on your shirt if you plan touse a cast net for bait. Top Wade-Fishing Tips For A Good Day’s Catch *(&"'H&' %+63?31/<53A/C3A3?/<1/?2A=B@34=?27@1=B7.A92;.--;2?.;52,.7<.Florida also honors Florida veterans with a designation to their driver license or identification card. This feature gives veterans aneasy way to show proof of their veteran status, which is not alwaysan easy task. It is “hoped” that retailers and restaurants that offerdiscounts to military will accept the license with the “V” on it asproof that someone is a veteran. To add the blue “V” to a Florida license or ID card, veterans can visit any Florida driver license office, to include those operatedby county tax collectors. The Veteran Health Identification Card, issued by the Veterans Administration, is for identification and check-in at VA appoint ments. It cannot be used as a credit card or an insurance card, and itdoes not authorize or pay for care at non-VA facilities. In February 2014, VA began issuing the Veteran Health Identi fication Card to newly enrolled veterans and enrolled veterans whowere not previously issued the old VIC but requested an identifica tion card. As of May, VA has been mailing VHIC to six million en rolled veterans. Enrolled veterans who do not have the old VIC may contact their local VA medical center’s enrollment coordinator to arrange tohave their pictures taken for the new cards, or they may request aVHIC at their next VA health care appointment. Veterans must pro vide proper identification in order to receive the new cards. 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October 2, 2014, The Herald-Advocate 9B Crime Blotter During the past week, sheriff’s deputies and city police of ficers investigated the following incidents and made the follow ing arrests: COUNTY Sept. 28, Marcos Escalante, 33, General Delivery, Zolfo Springs, was arrested by Dep. John McLeod on a charge of contemptof court. Sept. 28, Marion Lashame Lewis, 29, of 21 SE Third St., Fort Meade, was arrested by Dep. Bradford Merkel and charged with ag gravated battery. Sept. 28, Diela Darceus, 30, of 697 Chamberlain Blvd., Wauchula, was arrested by Dep. Bradford Merkel and charged with bat tery. Sept. 27, Humberto David Salvador-Garcia, 25, of 3737 Myrtle St., Zolfo Springs, was arrested by Dep. John McLeod on two countsof failure to appear in court. Sept. 26, Robert Althuro Gallegos, 26, of 803 Pleasant Way, Bowling Green was arrested by Dep. David Cruz on a charge of vi olation of probation. Sept. 26, Letetia Beth Moseley, 34, of 1341 Morgan Grice Road, Wauchula, was arrested by the Drug Task Force (DTF) on anout-of-county warrant. Sept. 26, Estevan Vincinte Ramirez, 21, of 5120 U.S. 17 North, Bowling Green, was arrested by Sgt. Mark McCoy and charged withpossession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Sept. 26, thefts on Washington Street and on Chamberlain Boulevard were reported. Sept. 25, Nabor Fabian, 25, of 3468 Acorn Dr., Zolfo Springs, was arrested by Dep. Johnny Trammell and charged with battery. Sept. 25, Debbie Faye Thompson, 33, of 114 Franklin St., Bowling Green was arrested by DTF on an out-of-county warrant. Sept. 25, criminal mischief on Moffitt Road, and thefts on Mockingbird Road and Altman Road were reported. Sept. 24, Adrian Rios, 24, of 10823 Leigh Ann Dr., Tampa, was arrested by Sgt. Mark McCoy and charged with possession ofmethamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. Sept. 24, Enrique Ponce-Salazar, 40, of 817 Hudson St., Zolfo Springs, was arrested by Dep. Scott Heasley on a charge of failureto appear in court. Sept. 24, Tia Bissette Parker, 31, of 477 Terrell Rd., Wau-chula, was arrested by DTF and charged with possession of methamphet amine and possession of drug paraphernalia. Sept. 24, Tonya Sasser, 42, of 2807 Clyde Rd., Wauchula, was arrested by Dep. Johnny Trammell and charged with aggravated bat tery on a person 65 or older. Sept. 24, Benita Casimira Serrano, 20, of 338 Stenstrom Rd., Wauchula, was arrested by DTF and charged with possession ofmethamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. Sept. 24, Jose Angel Garcia, 27, of 2295 Gilliard Farm Rd., Zolfo Springs, was arrested by DTF and charged with possession ofmethamphetamine, possession of marijuana and possession of drugparaphernalia. Sept. 23, Samuel Rivera, 23, of 290 Old Bowling Green Rd., Bowling Green, was arrested by Sgt. Kevin white on a charge of vi olation of probation. Sept. 23, a fight on Wild Turkey Lane and a theft on U.S. 17 North were reported. Sept. 22, Brenton Beers, 42, of 8625 Contoura Dr., Sebring, was arrested by Capt. Andrew Rigney on a charge of withholdingsupport of children. Sept. 22, a residential burglary on Oak Meadow Lane and crim inal mischief at another Oak Meadow Lane address were reported. WAUCHULA Sept. 28, criminal mischief was reported. Sept. 27, Marco Antonio Martinez, 24, of 5109 Cliett Ave., Bowling Green, was arrested by Sgt. Mark McCoy and charged withDUI and possession of marijuana. Sept. 26, Meredith Ann Dishman, 40, of 618 S. Seventh Ave., Wauchula, was arrested by Ofc. Pablo Bermudez on an out-ofcounty warrant. Sept. 26, burglary of a conveyance on South Seventh Avenue was reported. Sept. 25, Manuel Martinez, 27, of 572 Stenstrom Rd., Wauchula, was arrested by Cpl. Robert Spencer and charged with bat tery. Sept. 24, Gina Diane Doty, 47, of 2664 Griffin Rd., Wauchula, was arrested by Cpl. Robert Spencer and charged with making afalse report of a crime. Sept. 23, Jerry Jason Nichols, 38, of 955 W. Prairie St., Avon Park, was arrested by Det. Chris LeConte and charged with sale ofmethamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, carrying aconcealed weapon and possession of a weapon/ammo by a convictedfelon. Sept. 23, Sue Ann Rimes, 36, of 949 Fernleaf Dr., Wauchula, was arrested by Det. Jonathan Corwin and charged with giving afalse ID to a law enforcement officer. At the jail, Det. David Drakedetained her on a charge of violation of probation. Sept. 23, James Ray Thornton, 52, of 202 Rust Ave., Wauchula, was arrested by Det. Jonathan Corwin and charged with deal ing in stolen property. Sept. 22, a theft on South Ninth Avenue was reported. BOWLING GREEN Sept. 26, a theft on Lynn Street was reported. Sept. 22, a theft on Howard Avenue was reported. 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In-Office Whitening with take home trays for maintenance Must have coupon at time of service.5%Discount On Diagnosed Treatment Completed This Year! Must have coupon at time of service. Stump The Swami By John Szeligo Well, Football Fans, we have arrived in that magical month of October. The month of autumn leaves and crisp fall afternoons saysfootball. Reminiscent of the 1960s when legendary an nouncer, Chris Schenkle, would come on and say “What better way to spend a fallafternoon than watching college football!” A large cup of hot choco late and some French fries as you were dressed out in the colors ofyour team just seemed that he was right. This October will also bringthe first poll for the Final Four in a few weeks. Bobby Bowden and his wife Ann will return to Morgantown, W. Va., this weekend as honored guests for WVU’s Homecoming.They will be the Grand Marshals of the parade and be honored athalftime of the game. The couple called Morgantown home forBobby’s first head coaching job at West Virginia. Bowden was theoffensive coordinator under Jim Carlen in 1969 and became headcoach when Carlen left for Texas Tech in 1970. Bobby had a 42-26record at WVU with a Peach Bowl win over N.C. St. in 1975. Hissons, Terry and Tommy, both played at WVU before entering coach ing themselves. He even had a daughter who became a MountaineerCheerleader. On a side note, Bowden was offered the head coachingjob at Marshall which he considered not knowing Carlen would begoing at that point. He turned the Herd down to take the WVU jobsoon after. Rick Tolley took the Marshall Job and died in the Nov.14, 1970 plane crash that season. WVU had one game left, withMaryland. Bowden asked Marshall if his team could wear Mar shall’s jersey to honor the fallen. The uniforms had come home onan equipment truck and had not even been unloaded in the aftermathof the crash. Bowden then put green crosses with MU on the backof the helmets to honor the 75 deceased. Coaches on the HOT SEAT? There seems to be a few already this season. Kansas fired Charlie Weiss this week. Michigan is nothappy with Brady Hoke. Pitt lost to Akron 21-10 and Paul Chryst isnot popular in the Steel City. Will Muschamp has been put on noticeat Florida as well. Not even half way into the season the carouselis circling. Now let’s look at this week’s Bill O” Fare. ...1. Florida at Tennessee — Gators are a point favorite over the improving Volunteers. Could be a key game to Muschamp’s future.Florida 27 Tennessee 24. 2. Kansas at West Virginia — Charlie Weiss won’t be here after his firing. The Mountaineers are seeking revenges fo r their worst loss in Big 12 history last year. No mercy for Jay Hawks. West Vir ginia 47 Kansas 13. 3. UCF at Houston — Knights need a win. Houston 33 UCF 27. 4. Marshall at Old Dominion — ODU is new to CUSA. Time they met the new owner in this conference. Marshall 48 ODU 20. 5. Ohio St. at Maryland — Terps are at 4-1. This would be a sweet win for them at Byrd Stadium. Maryland 27 Ohio St. 24. 6. Texas A&M at Mississippi St. — Would you want to play in Mississippi at this time when both SEC teams are hot? The EggBowl will be a classic this year too. Aggies have a lot on the line.Mississippi St. 33 Texas A&M 30. 7. Alabama at Ole Miss – Saban in for a scare? Alabama 37 Ole Miss 30. 8. Baylor at Texas — Bears could be unstoppable. Baylor 56 Texas 21. 9. Oklahoma at TCU — Sooners trap game? Oklahoma 34 TCU 24. 10. Wake Forest at FSU — Weak Forest? Really? FSU 68 WFU 0. 11. Vanderbilt at Georgia — Dawgs chew up some yards. Georgia 46 Vanderbilt 13. 12. LSU at Auburn — Auburn still in hunt for a spot in the four. Auburn 31 LSU 23. 13. Miami at Georgia Tech — Jackets at 4-0 and at home. Georgia Tech 24 Miami 21. 14. South Carolina at Kentucky — Gamecocks roll. South Car olina 38 Kentucky 17. 15. Nebraska at Michigan St. — Big Game in the Big. Michi gan St. 34 Nebraska 28. 16. Texas Tech at Kansas St. — Wildcats keep winning. KSU 34 Texas Tech 27. 17. Iowa St. at Oklahoma St. — Pokes are tough at home. OSU 41 Iowa St. 23. 18. Tampa at New Orleans — After a great win, the Bucs must go to New Orleans to face a mad team who lost a tough one to Dal las. New Orleans 33 Tampa 27. 19. Pittsburgh at Jacksonville — Steelers roar back. Pitts-burgh 38 Jags 17. 20. Minnesota at Green Bay — Rookie versus Aaron Rodgers? I will take my discount double check. Packers 34 Vikings 21.

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10B The Herald-Advocate, October 2, 2014 The Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission is hosting three public workshops this month to discuss manage ment of black bears in southcentral Florida. Under the FWCs Florida Black Bear Management Plan, approved in 2012, seven Bear Management Units will be es tablished throughout the state. The BMU approach will allow the FWC to manage bears based on the characteristics of bears, people and habitat in different parts of Florida. The first steps are being taken to create the South-Central BMU to man age the bear subpopulation on the Lake Wales Ridge and sur rounding areas. Workshops will offer the public a chance to provide input on local bear issues and allow inter ested people to sign up to be active members of the South-Central Bear Stakeholder Group. The meetings will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the following locations: Blvd. The workshops will give the FWC a better understanding of the local perspective on bear management in south-central Florida, said Dave Telesco, FWC Bear Management Pro gram coordinator. Partici-pants at the workshops will have the listening more than talking. The South-Central BMU in cludes Charlotte, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Highlands, and St. Lucie counties. initiated: West Panhandle, Centhe completion of the SouthCentral BMU workshops, the FWC will start the final BMU in the Big Bend. rials. You can find more on bears and the bear management Bear Workshops Set Next Week Florida Crop Update Week Ending: September 28, 2014 Wet Week for Florida Weather Summary: locations received four inches of rain, and three locations received Field Crops: field work difficult. Peanut harvest continued in the Panhandle and Citrus: Rainfall in the citrus producing area this past week was drought free. Fruit and Vegetables: Tomato harvest was in full swing in planted. Vegetable growers in southwest Florida were running pumps hard to pump water out of fields to maintain favorable con and malanga; being harvested included boniato, malanga, okra, and snap beans, and lettuce. Livestock and Pastures: Pastures in various areas of the State flooded pastures. Statewide, the cattle and pasture condition was SFSC Offers A Firearms Safety Class course. This course is designed to wanting information on how to tioning, care and cleaning, formation, and handling of weapons. The course will be 6 to 8 p.m. The cost of the course is $28, and includes all materials. For information, contact or center, pre-registration is re _______________________________ IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HARDEE COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO. 25-2014-CA-000324 WELLS FARGO FINANCIAL SYSTEM FLORIDA, INC., Plaintiff, vs. ADRIANA B. SAMBRANO A/K/A ADRIANA SAMBRANO A/K/A ADRIANNA SOMBRANO A/K/A ADRIANA B. SAMBANO, et al, Defendant(s). ______________________________/ NOTICE OF ACTION TO: MARIA IRMA BENAVIDES A/K/A MARIA IRMA BENEVIDES Last Known Address: 3008 Castillo Street Donna, TX 78537-5730 Current Address: Unknown ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER,AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANT(S) WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS Last Known Address: Unknown Current Address: Unknown YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in Hardee County, Florida: SOUTH HALF OF NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SO-UTHWEST QUARTER OF SECTION 24, TOWNSHIP 34 SOUTH, RANGE 25 EAST, HARDEE COUNTY, FLORIDA. A/K/A 2476 GREENLEAF ROAD, ZOLFO SPRINGS, FL 33890 has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses within 30 days after the first publication, if any, on Albertelli Law, Plaintiffs attorney, whose address is P.O. Box 23028, Tampa, FL 33623, and file the original with this Court either before service on Plaintiffs attorney, or immediately there after; otherwise, a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint or pe tition. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this court on this 23 day of Sep tember, 2014. VICTORIA L. ROGERS, CLERK Clerk of the Court By: Connie Coker Deputy Clerk If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommoda tion in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the Office of the Court Administrator, (863) 534-4690, within two (2) working days of your receipt of this notice of action; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call TDD (863) 534-7777 or Florida Relay Service 711.10:2,9c ____________________________________ 1. LANGUAGE: What is the the alphabet? 2. GEOGRAPHY: Santorini be found? 3. ACRONYMS: To an en GENERAL KNOWL EDGE: What is a shillelagh? POLITICS: What was the 6. ANATOMY: What is the glabella? ACADEMIA: What does 8. MOVIES: What was the title of the movie that featured the line, "Love TELEVISION: What was the name of the town that was 10. GAMES: ANSWERS 3. Computer-aided design walking stick or a weapon brows and above the nose 10. 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The Florida legislature has ala medical marijuana in pill form. signed to prevent abuse, and when new information is gained, contrast, a Constitutional ble to change. designed to deceive. Governor others use words like ruse to holes which would allow chil dren to obtain marijuana and ijuana could get it. Dr. Spencer, an addiction speother states that have medical marijuana laws. Please keep in mind that the tions oppose marijuana in smoked form. This includes the would be fighting for it. develop until reaching mid-20s. mon belief, marijuana can be ad ster is to become addicted. tle will not be won unless those will stand up and speak out. Virgil Ullom, D.D.S. Babson Park Letter To The Editor Amendment 2 Would Legalize Pot Smoking NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that US AMERIBANK C/O PENDER NEWKIRK CUSTODIAN F/B/O TC 10L, LLC the holder of the following certificate has filed said cer tificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. 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Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder at the Hardee County Courthouse, 417 West Main Street, second floor hallway outside of Room 202, Wauchula, FL 33873 on the 22ndday of OCTOBER, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. Dated this 15thday of SEPTEMBER, 2014. Victoria L. Rogers Clerk of Circuit Court Hardee County, Florida AD No: 1 By: LAURA L. 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October 2, 2014, The Herald-Advocate 11B By MARIA TRUJILLOOf The Herald-Advocate Not one citizen of Zolfo Springs attended the publichearing for the town’s 2014-15tentative budget. All town commissioners were present for the hearing, whichtook place just before the regu larly scheduled commissionmeeting on Sept. 15. They ap proved the tentative budget. The budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year, which began Oct. 1,totals $1,418,812. This is$17,298 less than the prior fiscalyear. The tax millage rate for thetown will remain at 8.5540mills, which is greater than therolled-back rate of 8.5263 mills. The gross taxable value for the town was certified by theProperty Appraiser’s Office at$22,394,985. In the budget, the ad-valorem tax revenue will increase fromthe 2014 year by $2,073 to$181,988. The capital outlay fund increased significantly,from $41,031 to $66,291. Under the expenses part of the budget, it shows that$15,800 is expected to pay forovertime, a decrease from lastyear’s $20,000. Health insur ance also decreased, from$102,465 to $99,360, andWorker’s Compensation low ered from $10,300 to $9,317. Telephone expenses decreased by $1,300 to $13,200while utilities increased by$11,031 to $134,800. Officesupplies saw a slight increase of$50 to $3,050. Postage in-creased by $400 to $4,500, andadvertising maintained at$3,000. Gasoline saw an $8,000 de crease at $22,100 while booksand schooling increased from$5,200 to $6,600. Expenses for Hardee Dis posal and County Landfill re main at $59,500 and $62,500,respectively. ZS Tax Millage Stays The Same Pet Of The Week Adoption fees are $45 and include a rabies vaccination and spaying or neu tering of the animal. Contact 773-2320 if you are interested in adoptingany cats or dogs that desperately need a loving home. The kennel locationis 685 Airport Road, Wauchula, at the county landfill. This puppy is a mixed female. She is white and black, has a short coat and a long tail. Her adoption fee is $45. DEAR PAW'S CORNER: I'm a bit leery about taking myyear-old Lab "Trip" anywherebesides the dog park. But mygirlfriend prefers hiking insome of the nearby state parksand keeps inviting me and thedog along. What's your take? —Chuck in Cleveland DEAR CHUCK: My take? Grab Trip's leash and go! As longas there are no outright prohibi tions on bringing dogs into parksand forest reserves, take advan tage of the opportunity to intro duce your dog to a newenvironment. Go to the park's website before the hike to review any rules re garding dogs. Most of the timeyou'll be required to keep Trip onhis leash while on a trail. Useyour discretion in other areas,and make sure Trip is trainedwell enough to respond to yourverbal commands when he's off-leash. With any hike, but especially in fall, check the weather fore cast. A chilly day may mean put ting a pet sweater on Trip, and ofcourse if it's raining you maywant to reschedule. Bring waterfor you and for him, and a dis posable or folding bowl (avail able at camping stores) for himto drink from. After the hike, brush Trip's coat before he gets into the car,and check his paws for burrs, de bris or injuries. Once you're backhome, give his coat a thoroughcheck for ticks, and remove themimmediately. The sooner ticksare removed, the less likely he isto contract an infection from abite. Finally, consider yourself lucky: You've got a girlfriendwho likes you and your dog, andwants both of you to experiencethe great outdoors with her.Send your questions or com ments to ask@pawscorner.com. (c) 2014 King Features Synd., Inc. Paw s Corner By Sam Mazzotta HARDEE COUNTY COMMISSION The Hardee County Commission will hold its monthly morn ing session today (Thursday), beginning at 8:30 a.m. in Room102, Courthouse Annex I, 412 W. Orange St., Wauchula. Themeeting can be followed on computer by going to www.hard eeclerk.com and following the link just above the picture of thecourthouse. It, and past meetings, can also be seen at that link anytime. Each contains an information packet for the items discussedduring the meeting. The following is a synopsis of agenda topicsthat may be of public interest. Times are approximate except foradvertised public hearings. —Invitation to Hardee Lakes — Wide Open event, 8:35 a.m.—Update on the Waters of the USA issue, 8:40 a.m.—Public Hearing — resolution to close portions of road s and al leyways in Fort Green, 9 a.m. —Design services agreement for Parnell Road and purchase of heavy equipment, 9:15 & 9:30 a.m. —Public Hearing — continued, waiver of setbacks to add 3,500 square feet to an existing building on SR 64 East, Zolfo Springs. —Update on American Tower agreement, 10:30 a.m.—Request for $200,000 grant and $75,000 match for a commu nity recreation/education building at Hardee Lakes, 10:45 a.m. This agenda is provided as a public service of The HeraldAdvocate and the Hardee County Commission for those whomay wish to plan to attend. On The Agenda Come to the festival where the fun includes learning aboutFlorida black bears, which cansmell food a mile away, reach anaverage of 400 pounds if male,and chow down on 20,000 calo ries a day during fall. The 15th annual Florida Black Bear & Wildlife Conser-vationFestival will be held Saturday,Oct. 11, in the town of Umatilla,in northern Lake County. The Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission isone of the festival’s many part ners. Nearby is the Ocala Na tional Forest, home to the largestsubpopulation of Florida blackbears. “Get outside, enjoy thebeautiful fall weather and learnabout Florida’s unique and di verse wildlife,” said Cathy Con nolly of the FWC’s black bearmanagement program. “Central Florida boasts the highest density of bears in thestate and can truly be called bearcountry. But that distinctioncomes with the responsibility oflearning about safely coexistingwith bears,” Con-nolly said.“Our challenge is getting peopleto securely store their garbage,so bears don’t develop the habitof coming into neighborhoodsfor an easy meal and instead stayin the forest where they belong.” The free, family-oriented fes tival at Caldwell Park begins at9 a.m. and lasts until 4 p.m. For more on the festival, visit MyFWC.com/Bear and click on“Black Bear & Wildlife Festi val,” go to umatillachamber.org/or call (352) 669-3511 for addi tional information. Bear Festival Set For Lake County APPLE-RAISIN SNACK CAKE One apple, two apples, three apples all / A delectable snack,perfect for fall! Bite into thissnack cake, and you'll be writingpoems of thanks, too!3/4 cup unsweetened apple sauce1/4 cup unsweetened applejuice2 eggs or equivalent in eggsubstituteSugar substitute to equal 3/4cup sugar, suitable for baking1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour2 teaspoons baking powder1 teaspoon apple pie spice1 1/2 cups cored, peeled andfinely diced cooking apples6 tablespoons raisins 1. Preheat oven to 350 F. Spray an 8-by-8-inch bakingdish with butter-flavored cook ing spray. 2. In a large bowl, combine applesauce, apple juice andeggs. Add sugar substitute, flour,baking powder and apple piespice. Mix well to combine.Fold in apples and raisins.Spread batter into prepared bak ing dish. 3. Bake for 30 minutes. Place baking dish on a wire rack andlet set for at least 30 minutes.Makes 8 servings. I/16A3@D7<53?C/:Arr calories, 1g fat, 4g protein, 34gcarb., 154mg sodium, 2g fiber;Diabetic Exchanges: 1 Starch, 1Fruit. (c) 2014 King Features Synd., Inc. Comfort Foods Made FAST AND HEALTHY! 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All interested parties may appear at the public hearing and be heard with respect to the proposed Ordinance. Comments may also be submitted in writing p rior to the hearings to the City Clerk, Bowling Green City Hall, 104 E. Main Street Bowling Green, Florida, 33834, or during the public hearing. Persons with disabilities requi ring special accommodations in order to participate in the public hearings should contact t he City Clerk at (863)3752255 at least 48 hours in advance of the public hearing to requ est such accommodations. PURSUANT TO SECTION 286.0105, FLORIDA STATUES, IF ANY PERSON DECIDES TOAPPEAL ANY DECISION MADE BY THE CITY COMMISSION WITH RESPECT TO A NY MATTER CONSIDERED AT THIS PUBLIC HEARING, SUCH PERSON WILL NEED ARECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS AND FOR SUCH PURPOSE, SUCH PERSON MAYNEED TO ENSURE THAT A VERBATIM RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS IS MADE, IN CLUDING THE TESTIMONY AND EVIDENCE UPON WHICH THE APPEAL IS TO BE BASED.Maria Carmen Silva,City Clerk 10:2c

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12B The Herald-Advocate, October 2, 2014 By JOAN SEAMANOf The Herald-Advocate The boys golf team got both matches in last week, each withdual victories. Meanwhile, the girls squad continues to face uncertainweather conditions. With just five matches left, the girls are trying to improve their3-1 record, if they could getsome matches in around aftershowers. This week, they wereslated to host DeSoto and Sara sota Military Academy on Tues day and travel to BrambleRidge’s Sandland course outsideMulberry to take on the LadyPanthers today (Thurs-day). The season ends with three matches next week, Monday atSarasota Military Academy,Tuesday at home for Sebringand Thursday at The Bluffs toface DeSoto in the season finale. On the girls team are senior returnee Georgeann Paris, jun iors returnee Shelby Dees, otherjuniors Josie Moore, GabrielleAllen and Alexandra Robarts,and freshmen Hannah Revell,Shelby Gibson, Emily Patariniand Morgan Crews, who arecoached by Byron Jarnigan. The girls start District 19 competition at Golf Hammockin Sebring on Oct. 14 at 9:30a.m. Region 7 playoffs are at theHunters Ridge course in Napleson Oct. 22 at 11:30 a.m. Thestate Class finals are at the LasColinas course in Mission InnResort in Howey-In-The-Hillson Oct. 28-29. The boys team includes senior Mike Heine, juniors JustinDavidson, Andy Manley, RyanMoore and Jake Pendergrass,sophs Hunter Scranton and JhettSee and freshmen Jett Dexterand Zack Deuberry, who arecoached by Val Patarini. The boys finish up with a Sept. 30 trip to Palm Air in Sara sota to play Sarasota MilitaryAcademy, last year’s districtchampion, Oct. 7 at RiverGreens to play Avon Park andOct. 9 at Placid Lakes againstLake Placid. Teams in District 19 are Bayshore, Booker, DeSoto, Pal metto, Southeast and SarasotaMilitary Academy. The District19 playoffs are at Golf Ham mock in Sebring at 9:30 on Oct.14. The Region 7 match is Nov. 45 at Port Charlotte CountryClub, and the state 2A match isNov. 4-5 at the Las Colinascourse at Mission Inn Resort inHowey-In-The Hills. Last Tuesday, the boys went to Placid Lakes and challengedLake Placid and Clewiston.“The Wildcats came away withtwo wins by the score of 180 toLake Placid’s 194 and Clewis ton’s 219,” reported CoachPatarini. Pendergrass led the Hardee contingent with 39, followedDexter at 41, and See and Deu berry each at 50. Rounding outthe six-man team were David son and Heine. Last Thursday, the Cats went to the Imperial Lakewoodcourse in Bradenton and playedBayshore and Palmetto. “Wepulled off the victory by oneshot over Palmetto and 35 byBayshore,” said Patarini. Low medalist was Dexter with a 40, followed by Pender grass at 46, Deuberry 49, See,50, Moore with 52, Scranton 59and Manley with a 70 to finishout the scores. Golf Seasons Winding Down _______________________________ IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HARDEE COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO. 25-2014-CA-000355 Green Tree Servicing LLC Plaintiff, -vs.-Unknown Heirs, Devisees,Grantees, Assignees, Creditorsand Lienors of Patricia Ann Hart,and All Other Persons Claimingby and Through, Under, AgainstThe Named Defendant; et al. Defendant(s). ______________________________/ NOTICE OF ACTION FORECLO SURE PROCEEDINGS-PROPERTY TO: Unknown Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, Assignees, Creditors and Lienors of Patricia Ann Hart, and All Other Persons Claiming by and Through, Under, AgainstThe Named Defendant: ADDRESS UNKNOWN UNTILGUARDIAN AD LITEM IS APPOINTED Residence unknown, if liv ing, including any unknownspouse of the said Defen dants, if either has remar ried and if either or both ofsaid Defendants are dead,their respective unknownheirs, devisees, grantees,assignees, creditors,lienors, and trustees, and allother persons claiming by,through, under or againstthe named Defendant(s);and the aforementionednamed Defendant(s) andsuch of the aforementionedunknown Defendants andsuch of the aforementionedunknown Defendants asmay be infants, incompe tents or otherwise not suijuris. YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action has been com menced to foreclose a mortgageon the following real property,lying and being and situated inHardee County, Florida, more par ticularly described as follows: BEGIN AT THE NE CORNEROF SECTION 31, TOWN SHIP 33 SOUTH, RANGE 26EAST, HARDEE COUNTY,FLORIDA; THENCE SOUTH8925’25” WEST ALONGNORTH LINE OF SAID SEC TION 11, 1286.54 FEET TOEAST RIGHT OF WAY OFPOLK ROAD; THENCE SO-UTH 015’35” EAST ALONGSAID EAST RIGHT OF WAY,272.19 FEET TO P.C. OFCURVE TO LEFT HAVING ARADIUS OF 917.93 FEETAND AN ARC DISTANCE OF13.95 FEET AND A DELTAANGLE OF 052’14”, TH-ENCE SOUTHERLY ALONGSAID EAST RIGHT OF WAYAND ALONG ARC OF SAIDCURVE, 18.95 FEET TOP.O.B.; THENCE SOUTH8034’44” EAST 496.02 FE-ET; THENCE SOUTH016’08” EAST 699.55 FEETTO A POINT ON THE NO-RTHERLY RIGHT OF WAYOF SAID POLK ROAD; SAIDPOINT IS ALSO ON ARC OFCURVE HAVING A RADIUSOF 904.93 FEET AND ANARC DISTANCE OF 558.30FEET AND A DELTA ANGLEOF 3520’56”;THENCE NO-RTHWESTERLY ALONG SA-ID NORTHERLY RIGHT OFWAY AND ALONG ARC OFSAID CURVE 558.30 FEETTO RIGHT OF WAYCHANGE; THENCE SOUTH6322’13” WEST ALONGSAID RIGHT OF WAYCHANGE 13.00 FEET; TH-ENCE NORTHERLY ALONGNORTHEASTERLY RIGHTOF WAY OF SAID ROADAND ALONG ARC OFCURVE HAVING A RADIUSOF 917.93 FEET AND ANARC DISTANCE OF 408.52FEET AND A DELTA ANGLEOF 2529’58”, 408.52 FEETTO P.O.B. more commonly known as 1774Polk Road, Wauchula, FL 33873. This action has been filed against you and you are requiredto serve a copy of your written de fense, if any, upon SHAPIRO,FISHMAN & GACHE, LLP, Attor neys for Plaintiff, whose addressis 4630 Woodland CorporateBlvd., Suite 100, Tampa, FL 33614,within thirty (30) days after thefirst publication of this notice andfile the original with the clerk ofthis Court either before service onPlaintiff’s attorney or immediatelythere after; otherwise a default willbe entered against you for the re lief demanded in the Complaint.WITNESS my hand and seal ofthis Court on the 26 day of Sep tember, 2014. VICTORIA L. ROGERS Circuit and County Courts By: Connie Coker Deputy Clerk IF YOU ARE A PERSON WITH ADISABILITY WHO NEEDS ANYACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TOPARTICIPATE IN THE PROCEED ING, YOU ARE ENTITLED, AT NOCOST TO YOU, TO THE PROVI SION OF CERTAIN ASSISTANCE.PLEASE CONTACT THE COURTADMINISTRATION, (863)-534-4488 WITHIN 2 WORKING DAYSOF YOUR RECEIPT OF THIS NO TICE. IF YOU ARE HEARING ORVOICE IMPAIRED, CALL TDD(863) 534-7777 OR FLORIDARELAY SERVICE 1-800-955-8770. 10:2,9c ____________________________________ Wauchula News By Jan Wilkins 773-0618 My condolences and prayers go to the family of JewellShackelford. This sweet lady,when she was able to attend, satnext to me in our Sunday Schoolclass. I will miss her greatly, butI know that now she is in herspecial home that the Lord pre pared for her. Fall has really come to Hardee County. These cool morningsand the blessings of the rainfallhave made it feel so nice. Some times I do miss the changing ofthe colors of my Indiana home land, but then remember that thecold, snow and ice will soon fol low. Those I don’t miss! Several couples participated in a mini marriage conference atNew Hope Baptist Church onFriday, Sept. 19. The couples en joyed a gourmet dinner anddessert time before the threeconference sessions took place. Marriage is a covenant estab lished by God Himself, but somany ignore it, or have lost thetrue meaning of what it shouldbe. May the Lord bless thesecouples who took the time to at tend this special event. Several members of the Sun shine Sunday School class atNew Hope Baptist Church gath ered at the home of Susie Gates man last Thursday to celebrateher birthday, which was the nextday on Friday. These times offellowship mean so much to each one involved. Happy be lated birthday, Susie. I somehow have gotten a sliver of glass in the sole of myleft foot. My children all saidthey wouldn’t try to take it outfor me, because they didn’t wantto hurt me. Now, I am reallyglad they didn’t. I listened tothem and went to urgent care onSaturday, the 20th. X-rays weretaken and, yes, there is an objectin my foot! The doctor tried hisbest to reach it, but couldn’t. Although I had to wait for three hours to be seen, the otherpatients at the urgent care unitwere all patient and congenial.Another lady and I began talkingacross the room about our mili tary backgrounds. It was as if thewhole room resounded as othersshared their military branch ofservice. That was a very uniquefew minutes. Each of those thathad served was so proud. Forme, a wonderful time of sharingour heritage! On Tuesday of last week, I went to my podiatrist to havethat sliver of glass removed.Once again, there was no suc cess. This led to an outpatientsurgery on Friday. This has incapacitated me somewhat, so if you do not seeWauchula News for a week ortwo, please know that I will re turn as soon as possible. VOTE HONESTYVote Republican... Not Obama/Crist Democrats Pol. adv. paid for and approved by HC Rep. Party9:25-10:9c 10:2,9c

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C The Herald-Advocate(USPS 578-780)Thursday, October 2, 2014 PAGE ONE COURTESY PHOTO The Blue Star Brigade recently participated in Hot Band Day during the University of South Florida’s halftime show at Raymond James Stadium. The Hardee Senior High School Blue Star Brigade, underthe leadership of bandmasterLynzi Carlson, recently partici pated in the University of SouthFlorida’s “Hot Band Day.” This day is sponsored by the Herd of Thunder marchingband, which is a major part ofthe university’s music program. The Brigade and 30 other bands and marching units fromacross the state met on the cam pus of USF early in the morninghours of Saturday, Sept. 6. TheHerd practiced its opening setupfor the day’s halftime programfor football game against theMaryland Terrapins. Mid-morning, the groups of musicians broke into sectionals to help the different participatingunits learn their music for theday. These groups included lowbrass, high brass, woodwinds,percussion, and flag and twirlingunits. Leading the units was Dr. Matthew McCutchen, directorof the USF marching band, whoalso conducts the symphonicband and oversees the concertband as well as teaching musicclasses at the school. The two pieces of music for the day were “Run Away Baby”and “Locked out of Heaven,”written by Bruno Mars, AriLevine and Philip Lawrence,and arranged by Paul Merta. Allthe units learned their music and field positions before breakingfor lunch. After practicing their music for the afternoon, all of the unitsreorganized and became unitedas one unit of almost 1,000 mu sicians that later played duringhalftime at the game at Ray mond James Stadium. Brigade students who partici pated were Jose Aleman, DoraCardoza, Sophia Diakomihalis,Felise Ehrenkaufer, FaithHodges, Triston Jones, Jose Ju rado, Anthony Laredo, AlexLopez, Jasmiune Otero,Jonathan Martin, L.J. Matos,Augustine Morales, Gaby Ruiz,Miguel Ruiz, Brandi Swear-ingen, Tiffany Verrell, EmilieWolgast and Brandon Young. Parents and chaperones for the day were Lee and MarciaMinear, Merta Cardoza, IsabelRuiz, Mike Swearingen, DaleWolgast and Jan Wilkins. Included in the day’s activities along with the high-schoolbands were the Florida TwirlingInstitute, the Florida Twistersand the Patriots Twirling Corpsflag corps and twirling units. Carlson looks forward to reaching out to the Hardee com munity and leading the Brigadeas it continues to grow. In theweeks ahead, the Brigade willbe playing at football games andparticipating in the upcomingHomecoming parade and activi ties. Blue Star Brigade Gets Hot! 10/2/2014 Sun Data Rise: 7:20 AM Set: 7:12 PM Day Length 11 hrs. 52 mins. Moon Data Rise: 2:49 PM Set: 1:04 AM Overhead: 8:27 PM Underfoot: 7:59 AM Moon Phase Solunar Table Moon Phase is 60% percent waxing 60% Waxing Gibbous Major Times 7:59 AM 9:59 AM 8:27 PM 10:27 PM Minor Times 1:04 AM 2:04 AM 2:49 PM 3:49 PM Prediction Solunar Prediction is for a Average day of Hunting or Fishing Average+ Time Zone UTC: -4 10/3/2014 Sun Data Rise: 7:21 AM Set: 7:11 PM Day Length 11 hrs. 50 mins. Moon Data Rise: 3:39 PM Set: 2:05 AM Overhead: 9:23 PM Underfoot: 8:55 AM Moon Phase Solunar Table Moon Phase is 71% percent waxing 71% Waxing Gibbous Major Times 8:55 AM -10:55 AM 9:23 PM 11:23 PM Minor Times 2:05 AM 3:05 AM 3:39 PM 4:39 PM Prediction Solunar Prediction is for a Average day of Hunting or Fishing Average Time Zone UTC: -4 10/4/2014 Sun Data Rise: 7:21 AM Set: 7:10 PM Day Length 11 hrs. 49 mins. Moon Data Rise: 4:26 PM Set: 3:09 AM Overhead: 10:19 PM Underfoot: 9:51 AM Moon Phase Solunar Table Moon Phase is 81% percent waxing 81% Waxing Gibbous Major Times 9:51 AM -11:51 AM 10:19 PM-12:19 AM Minor Times 3:09 AM 4:09 AM 4:26 PM 5:26 PM Prediction Solunar Prediction is for a Average day of Hunting or Fishing Average Time Zone UTC: -4 10/5/2014 Sun Data Rise: 7:22 AM Set: 7:09 PM Day Length 11 hrs. 47 mins. Moon Data Rise: 5:12 PM Set: 4:13 AM Overhead: 11:14 PM Underfoot:10:46 AM Moon Phase Solunar Table Moon Phase is 89% percent waxing 89% Waxing Gibbous Major Times 10:46 AM-12:46 PM 11:14 PM 1:14 AM Minor Times 4:13 AM 5:13 AM 5:12 PM 6:12 PM Prediction Solunar Prediction is for a Average day of Hunting or Fishing Average Time Zone UTC: -4 10/6/2014 Sun Data Rise: 7:22 AM Set: 7:07 PM Day Length 11 hrs. 45 mins. Moon Data Rise: 5:56 PM Set: 5:19 AM Overhead: --:-Underfoot:11:41 AM Moon Phase Solunar Table Moon Phase is 95% percent waxing 95% Waxing Gibbous Major Times --:---:-11:41 AM 1:41 PM Minor Times 5:19 AM 6:19 AM 5:56 PM 6:56 PM Prediction Solunar Prediction is for a Better day of Hunting or Fishing Better Time Zone UTC: -4 10/7/2014 Sun Data Rise: 7:23 AM Set: 7:06 PM Day Length 11 hrs. 43 mins. Moon Data Rise: 6:39 PM Set: 6:23 AM Overhead:12:08 AM Underfoot:12:35 PM Moon Phase Solunar Table Moon Phase is 99% percent waxing 99% Waxing Gibbous Major Times 12:08 AM -2:08 AM 12:35 PM 2:35 PM Minor Times 6:23 AM 7:23 AM 6:39 PM 7:39 PM Prediction Solunar Prediction is for a Best day of Hunting or Fishing Best Time Zone UTC: -4 10/8/2014 Sun Data Rise: 7:23 AM Set: 7:05 PM Day Length 11 hrs. 42 mins. Moon Data Rise: 7:24 PM Set: 7:28 AM Overhead: 1:02 AM Underfoot: 1:29 PM Moon Phase Solunar Table Moon Phase is 100% percent full 100% FULL MOON Major Times 1:02 AM 3:02 AM 1:29 PM 3:29 PM Minor Times 7:28 AM 8:28 AM 7:24 PM 8:24 PM Prediction Solunar Prediction is for a Best day of Hunting or Fishing Best Time Zone UTC: -4 10/9/2014 Sun Data Rise: 7:24 AM Set: 7:04 PM Day Length 11 hrs. 40 mins. Moon Data Rise: 8:09 PM Set: 8:31 AM Overhead: 1:56 AM Underfoot: 2:23 PM Moon Phase Solunar Table Moon Phase is 98% percent waning 98% Waning Gibbous Major Times 1:56 AM 3:56 AM 2:23 PM 4:23 PM Minor Times 8:31 AM 9:31 AM 8:09 PM 9:09 PM Prediction Solunar Prediction is for a Better day of Hunting or Fishing Better Time Zone UTC: -4 Solunar Forecast 8:7tfc SERVING HARDEE COUNTY 5 YEARS Screen Repair and Pressure Washing #&(!%##&% #&(!%+)##&%) #&(!%+!####&%)nr .+(!*!!(##&% .&&# $!##!,(.&$'#*&,(&+%&&#") .&$'#*!%&&,(&+%&&#+''#!) 1. How many total wins did Detroit pitcher Virgil Truckshave in 1952, when he tossedtwo no-hitters and one one-hit ter? 2. Who were the first pair of teammates 40 years old or olderto hit grand slams in the sameyear? 3. How many times has there been a Super Bowl rematch inback-to-back years? 4. Who was the last men's college basketball player to winthe NCAA Tournament MostOutstanding Player award morethan once? 5. The St. Louis Blues made the Stanley Cup Finals in eachof the franchise's first three sea-sons. How many games did theBlues win in the Finals? 6. When was the last time be fore 2014 that the U.S. won amedal in the two-man bobsledevent? 7. Who was the last U.S. Am ateur men's golf champion whodid not turn pro? ANSWERS 1. Five — he went 5-19 over all. 2. Seattle's Henry Blanco and Raul Ibanez, in 2013. 3. Once — Dallas versus Buffalo, 1993-94. 4. UCLA's Bill Walton, in 1972 and 1973. 5. None — they were swept in four games by Montreal twice(1968, '69) and Boston once('70). 6. 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October 2, 2014, The Herald-Advocate 3C COURTESY PHOTO Pictured from left are Jimmy Goughler, Sean Keleher, Bret Betler and Wes Roe af ter winning first place in a recent fishing tournament in Charlotte Harbor. The team caught with two 23 inch trout and two upper slot sized redfish to cla im the victory. The tourna ment was judged by the total combined length of two trout and two redfish. TOP CATCH 10:2c C C h h o o c c o o l l a a t t e e W W i i t t h h a a n n A A c c c c e e n n t t o o n n S S a a v v o o r r y y The origins of mole — that fa mous Mexican sauce that is re ally a stew — are as deep,complex and rich as the spicy,sweet, nutty multilayered mix ture itself. It's rumored that theSpaniards gave mole its namewhen they misheard the Aztecsrefer to the stew as a "molli." An other story goes that in the 17thcentury, Dominican sisters inPuebla scrambled to put a mealtogether for the visiting arch bishop. They used the ingredi ents that they had on hand, suchas dried chilies, chocolate andstale bread, to make a sauce forturkey. Mole can be any or all of those ingredients. The often-intimidat ing concoction represents a deli cious and gorgeous pinnacle ofthe many cultures that influencedMexican cuisine, with manypieces of it coming together inone glorious sauce that has manyincarnations. One debated aspect of mole lore is just where in Mexico itoriginated, and of course, whomakes it the best. The fact is,mole is served all over Mexico,and takes on different character istics depending on where in thecountry it is made and, ulti mately, the taste preferences ofthe cook preparing it. Mole is most common in Puebla, relating back to the storyof the nuns. But Oaxaca is not tobe outdone. It's also the home ofcomplex, distinctive moles. Andwhile there are countless molevariations, there is agreementamong most Mexican cooks thatthere are seven notable recipes.These recipes represent the dif ferent colors and tastes of thefoundation of every mole, whichare chilies. It's also agreed thatthe traditional Mexican mole is a KitchenDivaBy Angela Medearis & Gina Harlow special occasion dish, as it takestime and care to create. Mole Negro is probably the most famous recipe. The almost-black, spicy sauce is what mostpeople have tasted if they'veeaten dishes from interior Mex ico. Like the Mexican cooks forcenturies, you can make yourunique rendition of this fascinat ing dish that celebrates the ingre dients of this colorful country.Mole also can be purchasedready-made as a paste or powder,or in jars or cans, but homemadeis best. GINA'S MEXICAN MOLE ENCHILADAS WITH SAUCE For the Mexican Mole Sauce:3 tablespoons Ancho chili pow der1/2 teaspoon cumin1/4 cup peanuts or pine nuts1/2 medium onion, cut intosmall chunks1 clove garlic1 can vegetable broth or water1/4 cup vegetable oil1/4 cup tomato sauce1/2 teaspoon sugar1/8 teaspoon ground cloves1/2 ounce bittersweet choco late, broken into small pieces 1. Lightly toast chili powder and cumin in dry skillet. Mixtoasted spices with the peanuts,onions and garlic in a foodprocessor or blender. Addenough vegetable broth or waterto make a thick paste. Set aside. 2. Heat vegetable oil in saucepan. Add the tomato sauce,the processed onion-peanut-spice mixture and the remainderof the vegetable broth or water.Add sugar and cloves. Whenmixture is heated through, addchocolate. 3. Simmer for 20 minutes on low heat. Thin with a smallamount of water if desired. Setaside for topping enchiladas.To prepare the Cheese Enchi ladas:1 tablespoon vegetable oil1/2 cup green onions, sliced1 teaspoon garlic, minced3 tomatillos, peeled, washedand diced4 ounces canned green chilies,chopped1/2 cup fresh cilantro, chopped1 tablespoon dried oregano1 cup vegetable broth12 large whole-wheat tortillas1 (15 ounce) can black beans,rinsed and drained1 cup queso fresco or ricottacheese8 ounces Monterey Jackcheese, shredded, plus more forsprinkling 1. Heat oven to 350 F.2. In a large pan, cook the green onions, garlic and tomatil los in the oil until tender. Add thegreen chilies, the cilantro and theoregano. Continue cooking untilthe sauce comes to a boil. Re duce the heat to low and continuecooking for 8 to 10 minutes. Pourthe sauce into a blender con tainer. Cover and blend on highspeed until smooth. Return tosaucepan and stir in broth. Cookover medium heat about 15 min utes. 3. Dip each tortilla into sauce. Spoon about 1-1/2 tablespoonsblack beans, 2 tablespoons ofqueso fresco or ricotta cheese,and 2/3 ounce Monterey Jackonto each tortilla. Roll tortillaaround filling. Place seam sidedown in 13-by-9-inch bakingdish sprayed with non-stickcooking spray. Drizzle remainingMole Sauce over enchiladas.Sprinkle with remaining Mon terey Jack cheese. 4. Bake at 350 degrees for 2025 minutes until cheese is meltedand filling is hot.Visit Angela Shelf Medearis'website at www.divapro.com. Tosee how-to videos, recipes andmuch, much more, Like AngelaShelf Medearis, The KitchenDiva! on Facebook and go toHulu.com. Read Gina Harlow'sblog about food and gardening atwww.peachesandprosciutto.-com. Recipes may not bereprinted without permissionfrom Angela Shelf Medearis. (c) 2014 King Features Synd., Inc., and Angela Shelf Medearis VOTEPRO-LIFE Vote Republican ... Not Obama/Crist Democrats Pol. adv. paid for and approved by HC Rep. 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T T O O P P F F I I V V E E M M O O V V I I E E S S 1. The Maze Runner (PG-13) Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario 2. A Walk Among the Tombstones (R) Liam Neeson, DanStevens 3. This Is Where I Leave You (R) Jason Bateman, Tina Fey 4. No Good Deed (PG-13) Taraji P. Henson, Idris Elba 5. Dolphin Tale 2 (PG) Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd 6C The Herald-Advocate, October 2, 2014

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October 2, 2014, The Herald-Advocate 7C _______________________________ IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HARDEE COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO: 25-2012-CA-000337 BAYVIEW LOAN SERVICING LLC Plaintiff, v.STEPHANIE SANDERS;et. al., Defendants. ______________________________/ NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pur suant to a Final Summary Judg ment dated August 18, 2014,entered in Civil Case No.: 25-2012-CA-000337, of the Circuit Court ofthe Tenth Judicial Circuit in andfor Hardee County, Florida,wherein BAYVIEW LOAN SERVIC ING LLC, is Plaintiff, and STEPH-ANIE SANDERS; RICHARDSANDERS, JR. A/K/A RICHARDSANDERS; UNKNOWN TENANT#1; UNKNOWN TENANT #2; ALLOTHER UNKNOWN PARTIESCLAIMING INTERESTS BY,THROUGH, UNDER, ANDAGAINST A NAMED DEFEN DANT(S) WHO ARE NOT KNOWNTO BE DEAD OR ALIVE,WHETHER SAME UNKNOWNPARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTER EST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DE VISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHERCLAIMANTS, are Defendant(s). VICTORIA L. ROGERS, the Clerk of Court shall sell to thehighest bidder for cash at 11:00a.m., in the 2nd Floor Hallway,Outside of Room 202, HardeeCounty Courthouse, 417 WestMain Street, Wauchula, FL 33873on the 8 day of October, 2014 thefollowing described real propertyas set forth in said Final SummaryJudgment, to wit: SOUTH 1/2 OF LOT 3,BLOCK 1, EAGLE'S NESTWEST THREE, ACCORD ING TO THE MAP OR PLATTHEREOF AS RECORDEDIN PLAT BOOK 14, PAGE 1,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDSOF HARDEE COUNTY,FLORIDA. TOGETHERWITH AN UNOB STRUCTED, PERPETUALEASEMENT FOR INGRESSAND EGRESS OVER ANDACROSS THE FOLLOWINGDESCRIBED PROPERTY:EAST 10 FEET OF NORTH1/2 OF LOT 3, BLOCK 1,EAGLE'S NEST WESTTHREE, ACCORDING TOTHE MAP OR PLATTHEREOF AS RECORDEDIN PLAT BOOK 14, PAGE 1,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDSOF HARDEE COUNTY,FLORIDA.This property is located atthe Street address of: 1717 KAZEN ROAD,WAUCHULA, FL 33873. If you are a person claiming a right to funds remaining after thesale, you must file a claim with theclerk no later than 60 days afterthe sale. If you fail to file a claimyou will not be entitled to any re maining funds. After 60 days, onlythe owner of record as of the dateof the lis pendens may claim thesurplus.WITNESS my hand and the seal ofthe court on August 19, 2014. VICTORIA L. ROGERS CLERK OF THE COURT By: Connie Coker Deputy Clerk IN ACCORDANCE WITH THEAMERICANS WITH DISABILITIESACT, If you are a person with adisability who needs any accom modation in order to participate inthis proceeding, you are entitled,at no cost to you, to the provisionof certain assistance. Please con tact the Office of the Court Admin istrator, 255 N. Broadway Avenue,Bartow, Florida 33830, (863) 534-4686, at least 7 days before yourscheduled court appearance, orimmediately upon receiving thisnotification if the time before thescheduled appearance is lessthan 7 days; if you are hearing orvoice impaired, call 711. 9:25,10:2c _______________________________ _______________________________ IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HARDEE COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.: 25-2012-CA-000529 BAYVIEW LOAN SERVICING LLC Plaintiff, v.WILLIAM SILAS HARDIN; et. al., Defendants. ______________________________/ NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pur suant to a Final Summary Judg ment dated August 18, 2014,entered in Civil Case No.: 25-2012-CA-000529, of the Circuit Court ofthe Tenth Judicial Circuit in andfor Hardee County, Florida,wherein BAYVIEW LOAN SERVIC ING LLC, is Plaintiff, and WIL-LIAM SILAS HARDIN; DAPHNE A.HARDIN; CITY OF WAUCHULA,FL; UNKNOWN TENANT #1; UN KNOWN TENANT #2; ALL OTHERUNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMINGINTERESTS BY, THR-OUGH,UNDER, AND AGAINST A NAMEDDEFENDANT(S) WHO ARE NOTKNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAME UNKNOWNPARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTER EST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DE VISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHERCLAIMANTS, are Defendant(s). Victoria L. Rogers, the Clerk of Court shall sell to the highest bid der for cash at 11:00 a.m., in the2nd Floor Hallway, Outside ofRoom 202, Hardee County Court house, 417 West Main Str-eet,Wauchula, FL 33873 on the 8 dayof October, 2014 the following de scribed real property as set forthin said Final Summary Judgment,to wit: LOT 1, BLOCK 13, AVALONPARK ADDITION, ACC-OR DING TO THE MAP ORPLAT THEREOF AS RE-CORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2,PAGE(S) 75, PUBLIC RE-CORDS OF HARDEECOUNTY, FLORIDA. This property is located at the Street address of: 411 ILLINOISAVE, WAUCHULA, FL 33873. If you are a person claiming a right to funds remaining after thesale, you must file a claim with theclerk no later than 60 days afterthe sale. If you fail to file a claim you will not be entitled to any re maining funds. After 60 days, only the owner of record as of the dateof the lis pendens may claim thesurplus.WITNESS my hand and the seal ofthe court on August 19, 2014. VICTORIA L. ROGERS CLERK OF THE COURT By: Connie Coker As Deputy Clerk IN ACCORDANCE WITH THEAMERICANS WITH DISABILITIESACT, If you are a person with adisability who needs any accom modation in order to participate inthis proceeding, you are entitled,at no cost to you, to the provisionof certain assistance. Please con tact the Office of the Court Admin istrator, 255 N. Broadway Avenue,Bartow, Florida 33830, (863) 534-4686, at least 7 days before yourscheduled court appearance, orimmediately upon receiving thisnotification if the time before thescheduled appearance is lessthan 7 days; if you are hearing orvoice impaired, call 711. 9:25,10:2c _______________________________ _______________________________ IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HARDEE COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 252005GA000143 IN RE: THE GUARDIANSHIP OFJEFF SANDERSJEFFREY KEITH SANDERSJEFFERY LOUIS VAN HUESEN______________________________/ NOTICE OF FINAL REPORT AND ACCOUNTING YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a Final Report and Account ing has been filed in this court bySYLVIA M. WINTERS, as guardianof the property of JEFF SANDERS a/k/a JEFFREY KEITH SANDERS, a/k/a/ JEFFERY LOUIS VAN HUE SEN. A Petition for Discharge will be filed October 3, 2014. Upon dis charge jurisdiction of the wardshall lie solely with the State ofCalifornia. Any objection must bein writing and must state with par ticularity each item to which theobjection is directed and thegrounds on which the objection isbased.J. STEVEN SOUTHWELL, II, ESQ.J. STEVEN SOUTHWELL, P.A.Post Office Box 1748Wauchula, Florida 33873863.773.4449-office863.773.0223-faxFlorida Bar # 869791e-mail: ssouthwell@realflori dalaw.comAttorney for Guardian 9:25,10:2c ____________________________________ _______________________________ IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HARDEE COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 252014CA000327 BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. Plaintiff, vs.VIRGILIO AVILEZ CRUZ A/K/AVIRGILIO AVILEZ-CRUZ, et al Defendants. ______________________________/ NOTICE OF ACTION TO: VIRGILIO AVILEZ CRUZ A/K/A VIRGILIO AVILEZ-CRUZ AND LENDY J. DESANTIAGO RESIDENT: UNKNOWN LAST KNOWN ADDRESS:223 PARK DR, WAUCHULA, FL 33873-2411 YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mort gage on the following describedproperty located in HARDEECounty, Florida: LOTS 1, 2, 3, 4 AND THENORTH 1/2 OF LOT 5,BLOCK D, RIVERVIEWHEIGHTS, UNIT #1, AS PERPLAT RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 3, PAGE 15, PUBLICRECORDS OF HARDEECOUNTY, FLORIDA. has been filed against you, andyou are required to serve a copyto your written defenses, if any, tothis action on Phelan Hallinan,PLC, attorneys for plaintiff, whoseaddress is 2727 West CypressCreek Road, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309, and file the original withthe Clerk of the Court, within 30days after the first publication ofthis notice, either before or imme diately thereafter, October 24,2014 otherwise a default may beentered against you for the reliefdemanded in the Complaint. VICTORIA L. ROGERS Clerk of the Circuit Court By: Connie Coker Deputy Clerk of the Court Movant counsel certifies that abona fide effort to resolve thismatter on the motion noticed hasbeen made or that, because oftime consideration, such efforthas not yet been made but will bemade prior to the scheduled hear ing. If you are a person with a disabil ity who needs assistance in orderto participate in a program or serv ice of the State Courts System,you should contact the Office ofthe Court Administrator at (863)534-4686 (voice), (863) 534-7777(TDD) or (800) 955-8770 (FloridaRelay Service), as much in ad vance of your court appearance orvisit to the courthouse as possi ble. Please be prepared to explainyour functional limitations andsuggest an auxiliary aid or servicethat you believe will enable you toeffectively participate in the courtprogram or service. 9:25,10:2c ____________________________________ _______________________________ IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HARDEE COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 252014CA000168 BILLY HILL and wife,JANICE HILL Plaintiff, vs.MARIA D. RICO-SERRANO, widow of Moises CoronaGodinez andFLORIDA PEDIATRIC ASSOCI-ATES, LLC andUNKNOWN TENANTS Defendants. ______________________________/ NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that pur suant to a Final Judgment enteredin the above entitled case in theCircuit Court of Hardee County,Florida, the Clerk of the Courtshall sell the property situated inHardee County, described as: LOTS 3 TO 7 INCLUSIVE,AND LOTS 18 TO 22 IN CLUSIVE, BLOCK 15A OFBOWLING GREEN CE-NTER, A SUBDIVISION INHARDEE COUNTY,FLORIDA, AS PER PLATRE-CORDED IN PLATBOOK 4, PAGE 31. This public sale shall be con ducted at 417 West Main St. Sec ond Floor Hallway outside ofRoom 202, Wauchula, FL to thehighest and best bidder for cashafter giving notice as required bySection 45.031, Florida Statutes,at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern StandardTime) on October 22, 2014.IF YOU ARE A SUBORDINATELIENHOLDER CLAIMING A RI-GHT TO FUNDS REMAININGAFTER THE SALE, YOU MUSTFILE A CLAIM WITH THE CLERKNO LATER THAN 60 DAYS AFTERTHE SALE. IF YOU FAIL TO FILE ACLAIM, YOU WILL NOT BE ENTI TLED TO ANY REMAININGFUNDS.J. Steven Southwell, P.AJ. STEVEN SOUTHWELL, II, ESQ.Post Office Box 1748Wauchula, Florida 33873863.773.4449-office863.773.0223-faxEmail: ssouthwell@realflori-dalaw.com Attorney for PlaintiffFlorida Bar # 869791DATED THIS 24 DAY OF SEP-TEMBER, 2014 VICTORIA L. ROGERS, CLERK OF COURTS By: Connie Coker Deputy Clerk IF YOU ARE A PERSON WITH ADISABILITY WHO NEEDS ACC-OMMODATION IN ORDER TOPARTICIPATE IN THE PROCEED ING, YOU ARE ENTITLED, AT NOCOST TO YOU, TO THE PROVI SION OF CERTAIN ASSISTANCE.PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICEOF THE COURT ADMINISTRA TOR, 255 NORTH BROADWAYAVE., BARTOW, FLORIDA 33830(863) 534-4686, ATLEAST 7 DAYSBEFORE YOUR SCHEDULED CO-URT APPEARANCE, OR IMMEDI ATELY UPON RECEIVING THISNOTIFICATION IF THE TIME BE-FORE THE SCHEDULED APP-EARANCE IS LESS THAN 7 DAYS;IF YOU ARE HEARING OR VOICEIMPAIRED, CALL 711. 10:2,9c _______________________________ _______________________________ IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR HARDEE COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION CASE NO.: 252014CP000051 IN RE: ESTATE OFLINDA FAYE MYRICK, Deceased. ______________________________/ NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of LINDA FAYE MYRICK, de ceased, whose date of death was May 26, 2014; File Number252014CP000051, is pending in the Circuit Court for HARDEE County, Florida, Probate Division,the address of which is 417 WestMain Street, Wauchula, Florida33873. The names and addressesof the personal representative andthe personal representative’s at torney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claimsor demands against decedent’sestate, on whom a copy of this no tice is required to be served, mustfile their claims with this CourtWITHIN THE LATER OF 3MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OFTHE FIRST PUBLICATION OFTHIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTERTHE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPY OF THIS NOTICE ONTHEM. All other creditors of the dece dent and other persons havingclaims or demands against thedecedent’s estate must file theirclaims with this courtWITHIN 3MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OFTHE FIRST PUBLICATION OFTHIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SETFORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OFTHE FLORIDA PROBATE CODEWILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE,ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2)YEARS OR MORE AFTER THEDECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH ISBARRED. The date of the first publication of this notice is September 25,2014. Signed on September 17, 2014. SEAN F. BOGLE, ESQ.Personal RepresentativeSean F. Bogle, Esq.sean@boglelawfirm.comAttorney for PersonalRepresentativeFlorida Bar No. 106313Bogle Law Firm101 South New York Avenue,Suite 205Winter Park, Florida 32789Telephone: (407) 645-3311Fax (407) 834-3302 9:25,10:2c _______________________________ By JOAN SEAMANOf The Herald-Advocate In their only match last week, Hardee ran into the district lead ing Lady Manta Rays of LemonBay. Although all three matches were close, and Hardee forcedan extra two rounds in the thirdmatch, it was a heartfelt loss toLemon Bay. This week, Hardee traveled to another hard district rival in Se bring on Tuesday and goes toFort Meade today (Thursday).Next week, it’s home for a visitfrom Lake Placid on Monday,and a trip to the third districtrival, DeSoto, on Tuesday. Against Lemon Bay, Hardee had much better results. “Theyreally stepped up their game.We had watched video ofLemon Bay and discoveredsome holes in our defense andhad better coverage this time aswell as more blocks. We actuallyhad the Lady Mantas frazzledand scrounging to find holes on our side of the net,” said CoachAmy MontsDeOca. Senior setter Emily Albritton had 13 good serves to go withher five digs, five kills and 49sets. Libero Gemi Saunders had12 serves, and as defensive spe cialist had 16 digs. MakaylaDeuberry added 10 serves, eightblock, a dozen digs and sevenkills for a well-rounded game. Defensively, Audra weeks had 12 blocks and three kills. AbbyVargas had eight kills, four sets,eight digs and a half dozenserves. Jakaysha Lindsey chipped in with 11 kills, a dig and halfdozen serves, while BrookeDixon added three kills, twoblocks, three digs and a serve. Kendall Gough had nine digs, six serves and four kills, whileMorgan Walters added fourserves, including an ace and fourdigs. Courtnee Richardson fin ished it off with two serves andtwo digs. Other Lady Cats are Tiffany Flores, Paigelyn Cord andSenida Garcia. The JV Lady Cats showed much improvement, taking thefirst set 25-19, before losing thesecond 25-23 and third 15-5. Sarah Welch and Ellie Palamer each had seven serves,while Victoria McGhinn andBrenda Miramontes each had ahalf dozen. Palmer and KaitlynRichardson each had a pair ofaces, and Miramontes, Mc-Ghinn and Hope Elliott each hadone. Defensively, Palmer had five kills, and Sarah Welch and Des tinee Jackson each had threekills. Claudia Klein andRichardson each had two setsand Miramontes had four. Atlibero, the defensive specialist,Mallory Gough had three digs. Rosie Fimbres had four serves, including an ace andadded twin digs. Rayann Kulighad two serves and a block. Volleyball Battles Manta Rays TECH INFO FOR SEN IORS A benefit of being a senior is that we have more free time tolearn new things. One of thefastest-growing areas on our listof interests are all things techno logical — computers, e-readersand smartphones. The BDM Essential Guide Se ries has a large selection of mag azine manuals aimed at seniorsand beginners who want to ex pand their knowledge of elec tronic devices, or who areconsidering the purchase ofelectronic gear and want to learnin advance how they're operated.BDM's manuals are a combina tion of step-by-step tutorial anduser guides. Here are a few ofthe publications it offers: Lap tops for Seniors, iPhones forSeniors, Tablets for Seniors,Mac for Seniors, Go-ogle: AGuide for Beginners and TheUltimate Beginners' Guide toAndroid. Another good source, in spite of its name, is the Dummy se ries. Each manual is loaded withgraphics, bold text and icons tobring your attention to espe cially important information. OnDummies.com don't miss the"Computers for Seniors" and"Software for Seniors" sections.These are basic articles rangingfrom how to fix your printer tohow to use a mouse. If you're not a beginner, check the whole list of Dummy books.You'll be surprised at the varietyof topics. Read "Blog-ging forDummies" if you want to have aplatform for a topic near anddear to your heart, or "Buildinga Web Site for Dummies" if youwant an Inter-net presence. Orhow about "eBay for Seniors forDum-mies" as a way to build anonline store and make a profit onitems you want to sell? If you're part of a senior center that gives classes on computeruse, ask if it would considerbuying some of these materialsto have on hand. Or check yourlocal bookstore or at the library.Matilda Charles regrets that shecannot personally answerreader questions, but will incor porate them into her columnwhenever possible. Send emailto columnreply2@gmail.com. (c) 2014 King Features Synd., Inc. S ENIOR N EWS L INE by Matilda Charles Q: I know you like to read, so I was wondering if you knewthe answer to this. I heard thatone of my favorite books isbeing made into a movie. It'scalled "Veiled Threats" byDeborah Donnelly. Is thattrue? —Regina T., Akron, Ohio A: It has indeed been made into a movie, now retitled "TheWedding Planner Mystery," andit will premiere on the HallmarkMovie Channel on Sunday, Oct.19, at 9/8c. The show stars EricaDurance ("Smallville"), BrandonBeemer ("Days of Our Lives")and Andrew Walker ("WhenCalls the Heart"). I spoke withBrandon re cently, and hetold me aboutworking on thefilm and withHallmark andwith the lovelyand talentedErica Durance. "I've always heard that Hall mark was a great, great networkto work for. They run a tightship. They know exactly whatthey want, and they know ex actly what they are doing. I readthe script, and I thought it waspretty fun, and it was good. I alsoloved the fact that I'd be workingin Vancouver. I've never been toVancouver. I was very grateful.So I went to Vancouver and hadone of the best times shooting aproject that I've probably everhad. The people were so great.And Vancouver was so awe some." Q: I just got caught up on season one of HBO's "True De tective," and I wondered if you could give me any scoop aboutseason two. —Kyle L., via email A: I can tell you that Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn havesigned on to star in next season'shit HBO series, which is ru mored to be about the "bloodymurder of a corrupt city busi nessman found dead the nightbefore a major transportationdeal." It will involve three policeofficers from different citiesworking together. Q: Can you give me any info about the latest 007 movie? Isit still happening? —Paul T., via email A: The 24th James Bond film is indeed happening, Paul, withactors Daniel Craig, Ralph Fi ennes, Naomie Harris returning,along with director Sam Mendes.They start shooting in December,with an anticipated fall 2015 re lease date. Sam confirmed thatthe latest film with be the secondof a two-part project, meaning itwill be a continuation of "Sky fall." READERS: I have some ex citing book-to-series news foryou. Hulu announced that it hasordered a nine-hour series adap tation of Stephen King's 2011bestseller "11/22/63," a thriller inwhich high-school Englishteacher Jake Epping travels backin time to prevent the assassina tion of President John F.Kennedy. The series is being de veloped by J.J. Abrams' BadRobot Productions. Of this latestproject, Stephen King said: "If Iever wrote a book that cries outfor long-form, event-TV pro gramming, '11/22/63' is it. I'mexcited that it's going to happen,and am looking forward to work ing with J.J. Abrams and thewhole Bad Robot team."Write to Cindy at King FeaturesWeekly Service, P.O. Box536475, Orlando, FL 32853-6475; or e-mail her atletters@cindyelavsky.com. (c) 2014 King Features Synd., Inc. Celebrity Extra By Cindy Elavsky _______________________________ IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HARDEE COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 25 2014 CA 000400 Michael Patton Plaintiff, vs.Board of Directors of ZolfoSprings Medical Center, Inc., adissolved Florida corporation;Walter B. Garrett and wife, EthelE. Garrett; any unknown heirs ofWalter B. Garrett and wife, EthelE. Garrett Defendants. ______________________________/ NOTICE OF ACTION TO: Walter B. Garrett and wife, Ethel E. Garrett; any unknown heirs of Walter B. Garrett and wife, Ethel E. Garrett YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an ac tion for Quiet Title on the followingproperty in Hardee County,Florida: Begin at the NE corner ofLot 4, Block 16, Original Sur vey of the Town of ZolfoSprings, Florida, for a pointof beginning and run thenceWest 100 feet, run thenceSouth 75 feet, run thenceEast 100 feet, run thenceNorth to a point of begin ning. has been filed against you andyou are required to serve a copyof your written defenses, if any, toit on J. STEVEN SOUTHWELL,Plaintiff’s attorney, whose addressis Post Office Box 1748,Wauchula, Florida 33873, on orbefore the 24 day of October 2014and file the original with the Clerkof this Court either before serviceon Plaintiff’s attorney or immedi ately thereafter; otherwise a de fault will be entered against youfor the relief demanded in theComplaint.WITNESS my hand and the seal ofthe Court on the 23 day fo Sep tember, 2014 VICTORIA L. 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8C The Herald-Advocate, October 2, 2014 Courthouse Report COUNTY COURT The following marriage li censes were issued recently in the office of the county court: Kevin Andrew Bowmaster, 48, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Karen Sue Royster, 48, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Curtis Paul Townsel, 29, of Frostproof, and Sara Michelle Moore, 28, of Frostproof. Julian Escalona Flores, 54, Zolfo Springs, and Barbara Jean Quinn, 57, of Zolfo Springs. The following small claims cases were disposed of recently by the county judge: LVNV Funding as assignee vs. Krystal R. Carter and CFI Resorts Management Inc., judgment of garnishment. Portfolio Recovery Associates vs. Ira McClelland, default judgment. W.S. Badcock Corp. vs. Mary Walker, judgment. The following inactive small claims cases were dismissed for lack of prosecution. OneMain Financial Inc. vs. Florencia Gonzalez. W.S. Badcock Corp. vs. Maria Balboa and Willebaldo Lazo. James Hill vs. Maria Cabrera. Southern Owners Insurance Co. a/s/o Allen Richard vs. Mar cel Lopez DeLaCruz. Crescent Bank & Trust vs. Brandy Nicole Hagwood. W.S. Badcock Corp. vs. April Prine. Wauchula State Bank vs. Christi Walton. The following misdemeanor cases were disposed of recently in county court: Billy Don Randolph, possession of drug paraphernalia, 30 days in jail, $375 fines, costs and fees; possession of mari juana, not prosecuted. Dustin Alexander Goodwyn, sellilng/giving alcohol to a per son under 21, transferred to pretrial diversion program, return Oct. 22. Donna Jean Granadero, tres pass on property other than structure or conveyance, not prosecuted. Milad Labib Mikhaeil Hanna, selling/giving alcohol to a per son under 21, transferred to pretrial intervention program, return Oct. 22. Arturo Marquez, domestic battery, 29 days in jail with credit for time served, $777 fines, costs and fees. Justin Heath Morris, selling/giving alcohol to a per son under 21, transferred to pretrial intervention program, return Oct. 22. Jacqueline Patricia Newmarch, criminal mischief damage to property and trespassing on property other than a structure or conveyance, 24 days in jail with credit for time served, $475 fines, costs and fees. Luis Geradardo Rocha, viola tion of a domestic violence in junction for protection, 21 days in jail with credit for time served, $425 fines, costs and fees. Barbara Ann Tuten, cruelty to a dog, transferred to pretrial in tervention program, return Oct. 22. Jose Alberto Gonzalez, pos session of marijuana, adjudica tion withheld, and possession of drug paraphernalia, probation 12 months, $390 fines, costs and fees. Angelica Nicole Marie Hill, trespass on property other than a structure or conveyance and dis orderly conduct, 60 days in jail, $475 fines, costs and fees. Nathaniel Keith Toothman, possession of drug parapherna lia, probation 12 months, $440 fines, costs and fees, 16 hours community service; possession of marijuana, not prosecuted. Juan Carrillo, assault and trespass on property other than structure or conveyance, probation 12 months, $425 fines, costs and fees, 50 hours community service. Crystal Dawn Framer, sell ing/giving alcohol to a person under 21, completed pretrial diversion program, not prose cuted. Colleen Kenyon, domestic battery, completed pretrial diver sion program, not prosecuted. CIRCUIT COURT The following civil actions were filed recently in the office of the circuit court: Kristen Svendsen and the state Department of Revenue (DOR) vs. Randy Hamilton Jr., petition for child support. Maribel Ramirez vs. Ramon Prieto, petition for injunction for protection. Delaney Ramirez vs. Ramon Prieto, petition for injunction for protection. The following decisions on civil cases pending in the cir cuit court were handed down recently by the circuit court judge: Emily Clements McClelland and Ira Nain McClelland, volun tary dismissal. Christopher B. Montanez and DOR vs. Annie Elaine Tor res, stipulated order on modifi cation of child support. Cemex Construction Ma-teri als Florida vs. Bankers insur ance Co. and Stephen Vaughn, judgment of foreclosure against bond payment. Teresa Espinoza vs. Delmiro Garcia Jr., injunction for protection and child support order. Barclays Bank Delaware vs. Amalia Arista and Hardee County Board of County Com missioners, order of garnish ment. Jesus Flores and DOR vs. Ka trina Fernandez, child support order. Maria D. Moreno and DOR vs. Javier Valdez, judgment denied. Deanna Kay Ellis and DOR vs. Darrell Earl Ellis, order on child support contempt. Janet Dickey and DOR vs. Troy Coleman Dickey, order on child support contempt; child support suspended. Kayla Marie Herrera and DOR vs. Benjamin Joshua Her rera, order. Luis Diego Jiminez and Maria del Carmen Chevel Ramos, divorce. The Bank of New York Mellon vs. Angie Martinez Huss et al, mortgage foreclosure of April 28, 2014, set aside, case dis missed. The Bank of New York Mellon vs. Lumturje Camili and Camil I. Camili, voluntary dis missal. Daisy Silvana Escoto and DOR vs. Felipe Michael Herrera, modification of child sup port. Priscilla Anita Gaona and DOR vs. Alex Alamia, child support suspended. Brisa Raquel Rodriguez and Francisco Rodriguez, divorce. The First State Bank of Arcadia vs. Torrey Oaks RV & Golf Resort, judgment of mortgage foreclosure. Amanda Jones vs. William McKinney III, dismissal of in junction for protection. Maria DeJesus DeLeon and DOR vs. Reynaldo Perez, order on child support contempt. The following felony criminal cases were disposed of re cently by the circuit judge. Defendants have been adjudicated guilty unless noted oth erwise. When adjudication is withheld, it is pending success ful completion of probation. Sentences are pursuant to an investigative report by and the recommendation of the state probation office and also state sentencing guidelines. Final discretion is left to the judge. Gilbert Carmona III, domes tic battery and criminal mis chief, 120 days in jail with credit for 37 days served, probation one year, $2,334 fines, costs and fees; burglary with assault or battery and domestic battery, not prosecuted. Josie S. Carrion, grand theft, adjudication withheld, probation two years, $1,044 fines, costs and fees; dealing in stolen property, not prosecuted. Michael Shawn Donahoe, violation of probation (original charge grand theft), violation af fidavit withdrawn, probation ter minated. Osles Lazarre, burglary of dwelling, grand theft, possession of methamphetamine and pos session of drug paraphernalia, 30 months Florida State Prison with credit for 185 days served, followed by probation seven years, designated a violent of fender of special concern, $1,095 fines, costs and fees placed on lien; dealing in stolen property, not prosecuted. Marcel Louis Melton, posses sion of methamphetamine, pos session of alprazolam, possession of new legend drugs without a prescription and pos session of drug paraphernalia, probation five years, $1,755 fines, costs and fees; possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, not prosecuted. Aerial Polk Stanford, manu facture of marijuana, possession of methamphetamine, posses sion of marijuana and posses sion of drug paraphernalia, transferred to pretrial interven tion program. Thomas Laralle Stanford, manufacture of marijuana, pos session of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana and possession of drug parapherna lia, transferred to pretrial inter vention program. Juan Jose Tomayo, posses sion of methamphetamine and possession of drug parapherna lia, probation three years, $1,431 fines, costs and fees. Maria Guadalupe Turru-bi ates, violation of probation (original charge grand theft), probation revoked, new twoyear probation, $300 fees added to outstanding fines, costs and fees. Ismael Calvillo, neglect of child and possession of metham phetamine, adjudication with held, and possession of drug paraphernalia, probation one year, $1,618 fines, costs and fees. Gilbert Carmona, violation of probation (original charge pos session of methamphetamine), probation revoked, 20 months in Florida State Prison with credit for 340 days served, $150 fees added to outstanding fines, costs and fees and placed on lien. Tommy Lee Redding, posses sion of methamphetamine, car rying a concealed firearm and felony driving while license sus pended, 32 months Florida State Prison with credit for 69 days served, $1,045 fines, costs and fees placed on lien; two counts carrying a concealed weapon, possession of marijuana and possession of drug parapherna lia, not prosecuted. Jamie Rivera, violation of probation (original charge bat tery on a law enforcement officer), probation revoked, 364 days in jail with credit for 255 days served, $200 fees added to outstanding fines, costs and fees. Kevis Jerome White, sale of marijuana within 1,000 fee to a church, community control house arrest two years, followed by probation three years (con current with Polk County case), designated violent offender of special concern, $1,180 fines, costs and fees; possession of a structure for traffic/sale or man ufacture drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia and unlawful use of a two-way communication de-vice, not prosecuted. The following real estate transactions of $10,000 or more were filed recently in the office of the clerk of court: Ronnie D. Allen and Char lotte L. Allen to Wilbur Kirkland Jr. and Crystal Kirkland, $30,000. James Earl Frierson to James Martin Luffman, $241,400. Mildred L. and John D. White as trustees to Winston M. and Linda B. Smith, $370,100. Green Tree Servicing to Mau rice Williams, $69,200. Bank of America to Travis B. Revell, $35,100. Charles E. and Patty S. Sny der to Marvin D. and Pauline M. Nicholson, $70,000. Mildred L. White as trustee to D&L Transfer Inc., $30,000. Alma D. Vargas to Nichole Marie Davila, $60,000.P P U U B B L L I I C C M M E E E E T T I I N N G G N N O O T T I I C C E E A A N N D D P P U U B B L L I I C C P P R R E E E E L L E E C C T T I I O O N N T T E E S S T T O O F F V V O O T T E E T T A A B B U U L L A A T T I I N N G G E E Q Q U U I I P P M M E E N N T T The Hardee County Canvassing Board will convene at the office of the Supervisor of Elec tions, 311 N. 6th Ave. Wauchula, Florida, at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday October 15, 2014. The Board is convening for the pre-election testing of the early voting ballot tabulating equipment, absentee ballot tabulating equipment and pre-election testing of precinct tabulating equipment to be used in the November 4, 2014 General Election. Early voting will begin on Monday October 20, 2014 through Saturday November 1, 2014. 8:30 AM-5:00 PM In accordance with the Sunshine Law of Florida, this meeting will be open to the public. NOTE: Section 286.0105, Florida Statutes, states that if a person decides to appeal any decision by a board, agency, or commission with respect to any matter considered at a meeting or hearing, he or she will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, he or she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. J J e e f f f f e e r r y y U U s s s s e e r r y y S S u u p p e e r r v v i i s s o o r r o o f f E E l l e e c c t t i i o o n n s s A A V V I I S S O O P P B B L L I I C C O O D D E E L L A A R R E E U U N N I I N N Y Y P P R R U U E E B B A A P P R R E E E E L L E E C C T T I I O O N N P P B B L L I I C C A A D D E E L L E E Q Q U U I I P P O O D D E E T T A A B B U U L L A A C C I I N N D D E E L L V V O O T T O O La Tabla del Condado de Hardee solicitacin de votos convocar en la oficina del Supervisor de Elecciones, 311 N. Avda sexta. Wauchula, la Florida, en 10:00 DE LA MAANA el mircoles el 15 de octubre de 2014. La Tabla convoca para el de probar de eleccin pre del equipo electoral temprano de tabular de votacin, el equipo de tabular de votacin de ausente y de probar de eleccin pre del equipo de tabular de zona para ser usados en el el 4 de noviembre de 2014 la Eleccin General. Votar temprano comenzar el lunes el 20 de octubre de 2014 por sbado el 1 de noviembre de 2014. 8:30 AM-5:00 PM De acuerdo con la ley de la sol de la Florida, esta reunin estar abierta al pblico. NOTA: La seccin 286.0105, estatutos de la Florida, indica que si una persona decide ab rogar cualquier decisin de un tablero, de una agencia, o de una comisin con respecto a cualquier materia considerada en una reunin o una audiencia, l o ella necesitar un expediente de los procedimientos, y que, para tal propsito, l o ella pueda necesitar ase gurarse de que in extenso los procedimientos est anotada, que el expediente incluye el testimonio y la evidencia sobre los cuales la splica debe ser basada.J J e e f f f f e e r r y y U U s s s s e e r r y y E E l l S S u u p p e e r r v v i i s s o o r r d d e e E E l l e e c c c c i i o o n n e e s s 10:2cCITY OF WAUCHULA NOTICE TO THE PUBLICThe City Commission of the City of Wauchula will hold the regular scheduled workshop Monday, October 6, 2014 at 5:00 pm or as soon thereafter as it reasonably can be held. The agenda can be viewed at www.cityofwauchula.com. The meetings will be held at the Commission Chambers located at 225 East Main Street, Wauchula, FL 33873. Pursuant to Section 286.0107, Florida Statutes, as amended, the City Commission hereby 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 will need a record of the proceeding and that, for such purposes, he may need to insure that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. The City Commission of the City of Wauchula, Florida does not discriminate upon the basis of any individuals disability status. This non-discriminatory policy involves every aspect of the Commissions functions, including ones access to, participation, employment or treatment in its programs or activities. Anyone requiring reasonable accommodation as provided for in the Americans with Disabilities Act or Section 286.26, Florida Statutes, should contact the City Clerk at (863) 773-3131. CITY OF WAUCHULA S/ Richard K. Nadaskay Jr. Mayor ATTEST S/Holly Smith City Clerk 10:2c EARLY VOTING Early voting for the November 4, 2014 General Election will begin, Monday October 20, 2014 in the Supervisor of Elections office at 311 N. 6th Ave., Wauchula, FL. Voting hours will be from 8:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. ending November 1, 2014.Jeffery Ussery Supervisor of ElectionsTEMPRANO VOTANDOVotar temprano para el el 4 de noviembre de 2014 la Eleccin General comenzar, el lunes el 20 de octubre de 2014 en el Supervisor de la oficina de Elecciones en 311 N. Avda sexta., Wauchula, FLUIDO. Las horas electorales sern de 8:30 DE LA MAANA a 5:00 la conclusin DE LA TARDE el 1 de noviembre de 2014.Jeffery Ussery El Supervisor de Elecciones 10:2cR R E E G G I I S S T T R R A A T T I I O O N N N N O O T T I I C C E E The registration books will be OPEN for the General Election through 5:00 P.M., October 6, 2014. If you will become 18 years of age on or before November 4,2014 you may Pre-Register before 5:00 P.M. on October 6, 2014 and be qualified to vote.J J e e f f f f e e r r y y U U s s s s e e r r y y S S u u p p e e r r v v i i s s o o r r o o f f E E l l e e c c t t i i o o n n s s A A V V I I S S O O D D E E L L R R E E G G I I S S T T R R O O Los libros de la matrcula estarn ABIERTOS para la Eleccin General por 5:00 DE LA TARDE, el 6 de octubre de 2014. Si usted llegar a ser 18 aos de la edad en o antes noviembre 4, 2014 usted puede de Registro Pre antes 5:00 DE LA TARDE en el 6 de oc tubre de 2014 y es calificado para votar. J J e e f f f f e e r r y y U U s s s s e e r r y y E E l l S S u u p p e e r r v v i i s s o o r r d d e e E E l l e e c c c c i i o o n n e e s s 10:2c