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Title:
The Lake City reporter
Uniform Title:
Lake City reporter (Lake City, Fla. 1967)
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Publisher:
John H. Perry
Place of Publication:
Lake City Fla
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December 15, 2005
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United States -- Florida -- Columbia -- Lake City
Coordinates:
30.189722 x -82.639722 ( Place of Publication )

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Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Vol. 95, no. 4 (Oct. 5, 1967)-

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Toys for Tots has
more requests
than it does toys.
By TROY ROBERTS
troberts@lakecityreporter. com
The Marine Corps Reserve
Toys for Tots program has
reached a standstill, as the
recruiters in Columbia and
surrounding counties are hav-
ing difficulties obtaining toys
for everyone who has applied.
"Our phones have not
stopped ringing (for people
calling to request toys)," said
Walt Russell, coordinator for
Toys for Tots. "After the
Christmas parade, it just
became unreal. This was
something we did not expect."
Last year, Toys for Tots
helped more than 1,800 chil-
dren in Columbia and sur-
rounding counties. This year,
the need seems to be much
greater.
"If we could get all the toys
we needed, we'd likely be
helping out more than
2,300 kids," Russell said.
Russell said the demand for
toys has been so high they've
had to stop accepting requests
for help.
"We've had to completely
cut off (the phones)," Russell
said. 'We don't have the toys,
but we don't turn down
anyone.
Russell said the sizes of fam-
ilies requesting assistance
seems to be growing, and
there are requests for toys for
older children this year.
Russell also noted that
requests for assistance may be
higher this year because of
those displaced by a bad
hurricane season.
Toys for Tots is accepting
monetary and toy donations
through Friday. Toys will be
given out starting Saturday,
plus Monday and Tuesday.


Cigarette

maker to
discontinue
promotion
Customers older
than 21 were sent
birthday coasters.
By KRISTEN WYATT
Associated Press
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - A ciga-
rette promotion that used coast-
ers encouraging heavy drink-
ing has been discontinued after
three states appealed to the
tobacco company to stop it.
RJ. Reynolds Tobacco Co.
said in a letter Wednesday that
it would stop a promotion
where customers older than 21
were sent coasters on their
birthdays. The coasters includ-
ed drink recipes and phrases
such as "Layer It On, Go Til
Daybreak."
The attorneys general of
California, Maryland and New
PROMO continued on 11A


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polls

Troops in place, ballots ready
for historic Iraqi vote; Bush
praises democratic process.
By ROBERT H. REID
Associated Press
BAGHDAD, Iraq - Troops were in place,
the borders were closed and the ballots were
ready early Thursday ahead of Iraqi parlia-
mentary elections the U.S. hopes will build
democracy and lay the groundwork for
American troops to begin returning home.
A coalition of Shiite religious parties,
which dominate the current government,
was expected to
win the largest INSIDE
number of seats - -
but not enough to -._.,
form a new admin-
istration without
alliances with rival -.A"._i
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administration "As president,
hppes the new par- I'm responsible
liament will for the decision
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government that President Bush talks
can lure other about his decisions in
Sunnis away from Iraq. I IA
the insurgency.
Such a develop- Local Rotarians will
ment would make show their solidarity
it possible for the with Iraqis on
United States and election day. I IA
its partners to start
to draw down their troops next year.
With Sunni insurgent groups promising
not to attack the polls, voter turnout was
expected to be high Thursday.
However, police arrested two suspected
insurgents carrying 72 bombs, police Lt. Col.
Ahmed Hajoul said. He said the pair said
they planned to hide the bombs Wednesday
night in the largely Shiite city of Hillah to
explode when the polls opened.
A loud explosion also was heard in central
Baghdad shortly before 1 a.m. Thursday,
hours after police said several mortar shells
exploded in southwest Baghdad, setting.
some shops on fire.
There were also signs of the sectarian ten-
sions that threaten the nation's future and
the Bush administration strategy: Angry
IRAQ continued on 11A


The front foyer of the Giles' English country style home welcomes guests with twin spiral staircases decorated for
the holidays.


Holiday house tour


to benefit children


All of the proceeds
will be donated to
help Happy House.
By LINDA YOUNG
lyoung@lakecityreporter.com
"This house is drop-dead gor-
geous," said Linda Gafford. "I
mean Martha Stewart couldn't
have done better."
Touring 7,000 square feet of
decorated space that includes
nine Christmas trees - two of
them 13-feet tall - and a Disney
room at Bill and Willene Giles'
Holiday House should leave
guests feeling merry while
benefiting children.
'This is a benefit for Happy
House, 100 percent of the pro-
ceeds go to Happy House," said
Gafford, who works at the John
Burns State Farm Agency - a
ticket outlet for the fundraiser. "It
(Happy House) does wonderful
things for the community. It helps
children that come from families
that can't afford daycare."
The money raised at the Giles
Holiday House from 5:30-8:30
p.m. on Friday, Saturday and
Sunday will go into the scholar-
ship fund for children who attend


JENNIFER CHASTEEN/Lake City Reporter
A cherub sits among poinsettias
adorning a lit wreath on the top
banister of the staircase in the
Giles' home.
Happy House, a United Way
Agency, that provides daycare to
260 children ranging in age from
infants to four year olds.
"I think about 70 percent of
that are subsidized care now. Last
year we gave out over $60,000 in
scholarships," said Happy House
Associate Director Janie
Richardson.
"It's vitally important because
in today's society, many times
both parents have to work just to
make ends meet and if they can't
find quality childcare they can't


work," Richardson said.
Giles has spent two months
decorating, and has many themes
in the house - including a china
doll tree and many village scenes
- and said although her hus-
band won't admit it, he enjoys the
decorations too.
"I just love Christmas and have
very fond memories of Christmas
when I was a child," Giles said.
Giles said she did another holi-
day house in 2002 for CARC -
Advocates for Citizen's With
Disabilities, Inc.
"I just think it's our responsibil-
ity as good citizens to give some-
thing back to the community and
what better way than through the
children," Giles said. "I love chil-
dren, they're (Happy House) just
a very good cause and a very well
run organization and I just
wanted to benefit them."
Volunteers from Happy House
will staff the Giles Holiday House
and serve hot apple cider, punch
and cookies.
Tickets are a $10 donation and
are available at the door. You can
also call 719-2275, or call John
Burns State Farm Agency at
752-5856 or call Happy House at
752-4736.


Lake City names first-ever Firefighter of Year


DonWilson earns
honor for his work
in the community.
By TROY ROBERTS
troberts@lakecityreporter.comrn
The Rotary Club of Lake City-
Downtown named its first Fireman
of the Year on Wednesday, taking
the recipient by complete surprise.
Donald C. Wilson Jr. of the Lake
City Fire Department was named
Fireman of the Year at the Rotary
Club meeting Wednesday morning.
"I was called (Tuesday) night and
told to show up at 7:15 a.m. in full
dress uniform," Donald Wilson
said. "I didn't know what was going


on."
Recently, the Rotary Club of Lake
City-Downtown informed Fire Chief
Al Wilson of its plans to name a
Fireman of the Year and for a rec-
ommendation for the award. The
nomination nod went to Wilson.
'This is a first for us, but will
become an annual recognition for
our community," said Deborah
Myles, President of the Rotary Club
of Lake City-Downtown.
"Don is a very good employee,
one who is always looking out for
the citizens of Columbia County,"
Chief Wilson said. "We are very
blessed to have Don with us today."
Don Wilson began working with
the Lake City Fire Department in


July 1995, and was later promoted
to Driver Engineer in July 2001. He
currently serves as the Fire
Prevention Coordinator for the
department.
In addition to those jobs, Wilson
also organizes the annual car show
fundraiser and Halloween Safety
Bash. He also organized the depart-
ment's Hurricane Katrina Relief
effort.
"(Winning the award) felt pretty
awesome," Don Wilson said. "It was
definitely unexpected. A lot of the
guys are very deserving of this."
Wilson was unaware that he had
won the award until it was present-
ed to him at the meeting
Wednesday morning.


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Lake City Firefighter Don Wilson (left) was
named Fireman of the Year and presented a
check from the Rotary Club of Lake City-
Downtown by President Deborah Myles.


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PEOPLE IN THE NEWS


Rodriguez settles traffic cases


WAHIAWA, Hawaii - Michelle
Rodriguez, who stars on ABC's "Lost,"
has settled two traffic cases as she
awaits a court hearing on a drunken
driving charge - her fourth alleged
traffic violation since she joined the
cast this season.
Rodriguez, who plays police officer
Ana Lucia on the TV adventure-drama,
was fined $357 for a speeding violation
Tuesday after her lawyer entered a
no-contest plea on her behalf. She was
cited for driving 83 mph in a 55 mph
zone on Oahu on Nov. 1.

Page honored by first be
Brazili
Queen Elizabeth when
LONDON - Led Zeppelin among
guitarist Jimmy Page has was in
been honored by Queen promo
Elizabeth II - but the award "At 1
was for his work with poor wasn't
Brazilian children rather than going
his music.(shabout
The 61-year-old rocker chilabout
went to Buckingham Palace
on Wednesday to receive an
Officer of the Order of the Dyla
British Empire, or OBE, from show
the queen.
Page said he was NEO
overwhelmed to be given the will ho
accolade, recalling how he show o


Celebrity Birthdays


* Country singer Ernest
Ashworth is 77.
* Actor-comedian Tim
Conway is 72.
* Singer Cindy Birdsong
(The Supremes) is 66.
-0 Rock musician Dave Clark
(The Dave Clark Five) is 63.
* Rock musician Carmine
Appice (Vanilla Fudge) is 59.
* Actor Don Johnson is 56.
* Movie director Alex Cox is
51.
* Actor Justin Ross is 51.


The 27-year-old actress also paid a
$300 fine for an earlier traffic offense on
the island. She was cited for driving
90 mph in a 35 mph zone on Oct. 20.
Previously, Rodriguez was fined
$197 for going 80 mph in a 50 mph zone
on Aug. 24.
Rodriguez and "Lost" co-star Cynthia
Watros are scheduled to appear
Dec. 29 in Kaneohe District Court on
alleged drunk driving charges. They
were driving separate cars when they
were arrested Dec. 1 within
15 minutes of each other in Kailua.


came involved with
an children in 1994
fighting broke out
street gangs while he
Rio de Janeiro
ting an album.
that time in Rio, the sun
shining. The army was
into the favelas
towns) and I heard
the plight of the street
en," he told reporters.

n to host music
w on XM Radio
W YORK - Bob Dylan
)st a weekly music
on XM Satellite Radio,


Michelle Rodriguez


the first time the rock star
has had his own radio show.
Dylan will select music for
the hour-long show, which
will debut in March on XM's
deep album rock channel, the
station announced Tuesday.
He'll also offer comments
on music and other subjects,
interview guests and answer
e-mail from XM subscribers.
"Songs and music have
always inspired me," the
64-year-old Dylan said in a
statement "A lot of my own
songs have been played on
the radio, but this is the first
time I've ever been on the
other side of the mic."


Carey to perform
live on New Year's
NEW YORK- Mariah
Carey will perform live from
Times Square on ABC's "Dick
Clark's New Year's Rockin'
Eve."
It will mark the first time in
the 34-year history of the
year-end special that a singer
has performed from Times
Square, the network said.
Carey will join co-hosts
Dick Clark and Ryan Seacrest
as the final minutes of
2005 are counted down and
the famed ball drop begins.
* Associated Press


Thought for Today


* Rock musician Paul
Simonon (The Clash) is 50.
* Country singer Doug
Phelps (Brother Phelps;
Kentucky Headhunters) is 45.
* Movie director Reginald
Hudlin is 44.
* Actress Helen Slater is 42.
* Actress Molly Price is 40.
* "Crowd-hyper" Kito
Trawick (Ghostown DJs) is 28.
* Actor Adam Brody is 26.
* Actor George 0. Gore II is
24.


"Experience is a good teacher, but
she sends in terrific bills."

- Minna Antrim,
American writer (1856-1950)


MEET YOUR NEIGHBOR


Jackie Cobb
Lake City, administration
assistant at Columbia High
School

* Age: 61

* Family: Husband,
Daniel Cobb, three children
and three grandchildren.

* Favorite pastimes:
Reading, antiquing, spending
time with family.

* What do you like most
about your town: "Small
town. I go to stores and meet
lots of people from school.
Not a lot of traffic."


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CORRECTION


Jackie Cobb


* Who is your hero or
inspiration, and why?: "My
dad. He's a wonderful
person, always had a story
or a joke"


The Meth meltdown story on 1A in Wednesday's issue of the
Lake City Reporter misidentified the man who started the fire. His
name is Randal Heath.
Also in Wednesday's issue, a story on 3A should have said the
Columbia School Board should have said the school board
amended its policy where dual enrollment courses will be weighted
equal to honors cQurses,.


Lawsuits alleging
fraud dismissed
MIAMI - Two federal
lawsuits have been dismissed
that accused the community
activist group ACORN with
committing voter fraud during
its 2004 drive to register
lower-income and minority
voters.
"Nonpartisan voter
registration and outreach is a
key part of our daily work to
build more power for our
communities, and we will
never be intimidated by
baseless legal attacks," said
ACORN chairwoman
Tamecka Pierce on
Wednesday.
One lawsuit claimed that
ACORN - which stands for
Association of Community
Organizations for Reform Now
.- committed voter fraud by
failing to turn in voter
registration forms in time for
the 2004 general election. That
case was dismissed last week
by U.S. District Judge Jose
Martinez.
The other case involved
claims by a former ACORN
employee - Mac Stuart, who
was also involved in the first
lawsuit - that he was


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wrongfully fired after
threatening to disclose the
organization's alleged
wrongdoing. U.S. District
Judge James Lawrence King
dismissed that lawsuit, also
last week.
ACORN officials said it
registered 210,000 voters in
Florida and 1.1 million
nationwide prior to the
2004 election. The
organization said that
investigations by the FBI and
Florida Department of Law
Enforcement have also turned
up no evidence that it took
part in voter fraud.

Hearse involved in
head-on car crash
FORT MYERS - A hearse
carrying the body of a
21-year-old U.S. Army
corporal recently killed in
Iraq was involved in a
head-on crash on the way to a
memorial service, damaging
his casket.
The hearse carrying Cpl.
Jimmy Lee Shelton was also
damaged in the crash
Tuesday morning in south
Fort Myers. The body was
being carried from a funeral
home to a church for the


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memorial service.
The driver and passenger
in the hearse and the driver
of the pickup truck that
struck the hearse were
injured and taken to Lee
Memorial Hospital.
The Florida Highway
Patrol'said the accident
happened when the driver of
the pickup truck stopped for
the funeral procession and
was struck from behind by
another car that couldn't stop
in time. The impact pushed
the truck into the path of the
hearse.
Another hearse had to be
hurried to the crash site and
Shelton's body was
transferred to a new casket.
An American flag was draped
on the casket before the
U.S. Army 101st Airborne
Division honor guard carried
it inside the church.
Shelton, from Lehigh
Acres, was killed Dec. 3
when his camp in Bayji, Iraq,
was struck by mortar fire.
Eighteen other soldiers were
injured. His unit was based at
Fort Campbell, Ky.

Bush signs
appropriation bill
TALLAHASSEE - A man
who spent 22 years in prison
for a rape he didn't commit
will soon receive $2 million
from the state, under a bill
signed Wednesday by Gov. Jeb
Bush.
Bush also signed two other
bills passed during last week's
special legislative session.
They will create four new
judgeships in southwest
Florida (HB 41B) and extend
the deadline for some
hurricane victims to apply for
property tax discounts
(HB 15B).
Wilton Dedge, 44, of Port
St. John, watched from the
galleries last week as the
House and Senate passed the
compensation bill (SB 12B)
and lawmakers apologized to
him.
* Associated Press


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City Hall gets 'basically new' fire system installed


LINDA YOUNG/Lake City Reporter
Jay Labori of Security Safe Company
installs a new horn strobe fire alarm on
the third floor of the new Lake City City
Hall near the elevator Monday.


By LINDA YOUNG
lyoung@lakecityreporter. corn

In time for Christmas, the Lake
City City Hall is getting shiny new
red fire alarm horn strobes.
"We're adding the horn strobes
throughout the building," said
Security Safe Company Senior
Technician Bill Howard.
The city paid $8,400 for improve-
ments and additions to the existing
alarm system in City Hall.
"Basically it's a new system," said
Lake City City Manager Joe Cone.
"We can use the existing alarms,


but there's some improvements
that have to be made."
On Wednesday morning,, Lake
City Project Manager Grayson
Cason walked past the newly-
installed fire alarm horn strobe
near the elevator on the third floor
where his office is located. The old
pull-handle alarm was still in place
on the wall.
"Now they're currently installing
this," Cason said pointing up at the
new horn strobe. "This is against
code," Cason said, as he pointed at
the old pull-handle alarm lower on
the wall. "It has to be up higher, it


has to have a light on it ... it picks
up on the smoke and everything
else, it goes off all by itself."
"Code requirements changed and
when the ownership changes then
that falls out of compliance and
.we've got to update," Cason said.
Before moving into the new city
hall building in August, the exist-
ing sprinkler system and fire alarm
systems were tested and worked
properly, city officials said.
"It was not unsafe, it just didn't
meet the current codes," Cone
said.
"The law states that whenever


there is a change in occupancy, you
have to bring it (a building) up to
codes," Cone said.
"We took an office building and
made it a public building with a
seating capacity of 200 people. If
you fall into a new category, you
have to make upgrades," Cone
said.
Along with replacing the old pull-
handle alarm boxes in the building
and electronic upgrades, a pro-
gramming panel by the lobby need-
ed to be upgraded and the master
panel had to be upgraded as well,
Cone said.


BRIEFS


Teen injured in
lead pipe beating
A Columbia County High
School student was taken to
the hospital Wednesday
morning after being struck
by a lead pipe repeatedly by
another student.
The Columbia County
Sheriff's Office is not
releasing names, but did state
that both students are 14.
According to witness
statements, the suspect
approached the victim and
wanted to discuss a prior
incident. The victim,
however, didn't want to talk
and attempted to walk away
numerous times, repeatedly
being pulled back by the
suspect.


After the second time, the
suspect pulled out a lead
pipe from his pocket and
struck the victim multiple
times.
The victim was taken by
family to the hospital where
he was treated for minor
injuries and released. The
suspect was arrested and
taken to the Juvenile
Detention Center in
Gainesville.
He was charged with
aggravated battery.
"The attack of one person on
another is not acceptable even
if the two involved are
juveniles," said Columbia
County Sheriff Bill Gootee.
"The suspect has been
charged and turned over to the
juvenile authorities, but


aggravated battery remains a
serious crime. It will not be
taken lightly."

Explosion suspect
now behind bars
The man who allegedly set
a Columbia County motel
room on fire as he was
preparing to manufacture
methamphetamine was
booked into the Columbia
County Jail Wednesday
afternoon.
Randal Lee Heath, 46, was
flown by Trauma-One to
Shands at the University of
Florida in Gainesville
Tuesday morning after
setting fire to his motel room.
M From staff reports


ROB WOLF/Special to the Reporter

On its way
United Way of Suwannee Valley had its third update luncheon Wednesday at Lake City Community
College, reporting that 63 percent of the 2006 campaign goal has been pledged. LCCC President Dr.
Charles Hall (right) greeted luncheon guests to the college, along with John Burley, United Way of
Suwannee Valley president (center) and Rita Dopp, executive director.


POLICE REPORTS


Arrest Log
The following information was
provided by local law
enforcement agencies. The
following people have been
arrested but not convicted. All
people are presumed innocent
unless proven guilty.

Sunday, Dec. 4
Columbia County
Sheriff's Office
* Tina Michelle Thau, 33,
37631 Tavaren Lane, Lady
Lake, warrant: credit card fraud.


Monday, Dec. 12
Columbia County
Sheriff's Office
* David McCaw, 80, 398
SE Lander Court, High
Springs, warrant: two counts of
lewd or lascivious molestation
of a child.
* Luckie C. Harvey, 38,
139 Mike's Glen SW, warrant:
failure to appear on charges of
trespassing and criminal
mischief.
* James Everett
Sheppard, 58, 1653 SW
Centerville Road, Fort White,
sexual bairery on a"child''under '
16, lewd or lascivious acts on a


child and showing harmful
material to a minor.
Tuesday, Dec. 13
Columbia County
Sheriff's Office
* Ryan Tashan Jackson,
18, 555 NW Harpers Place,
warrant: lewd battery on a
child 12 or older.
* Frederick Douglas
Christie, 31, 158 SW Lynwood
Drive, possession of a firearm
by a convicted felon, child
abuse and domestic battery.
* Shawn Johnson Hendry,
"42, 3266-91st Lane,'Eivde "Ok,
warrant: third-degree grand'


theft and credit card fraud
(unauthorized use).
* James Lamont Smith,
25, 2428 Uma Drive,
Jacksonville, warrant: violation
of probation on charges of
tampering with evidence.
* Brian Steven Phillips,
24, 123 Freedom Court NW,
warrant: violation of community
control on charges of dealing
in stolen property.
* Cory Douglas, 21, 761
NE Lake Drive, warrant: viola-
tion of probation on charges of
possession of cannabis, and .',
two counts of poAs nslorf 'o
drug paraphernalia.


Fire EMS Calls
Tuesday, Dec. 12
* 4:42 p.m., gas leak,
Columbia Arms Apartments
Building B, Room 105, four
primary units responded.
* 4:50 p.m., rescue assist,
Niblack Farms Road, two
volunteer units responded.
* 6:44 p.m., wreck, Wilston'
and Campbell Streets, one
primary unit responded.
* 7:10 p.m., rescue assist,
Daer,pngo,:,r Road'ine
volunteer unit responded.


* 7:55 p.m., dumpster fire,
behind old K-Mart building,
one primary unit responded.
* 9:25 p.m., wreck, U.S. 41
South and CR-242, one
primary and one volunteer unit
responded.
* 10:43 p.m., brush fire,
Hwy. 25-A, one primary and
four volunteer units responded.
Wednesday, Dec. 13
I* 9:12 a.m., rescue assist,
Touch of Pink Mobile Home
Park on U.S. 441 South, one
volunteer unit responded.
* From staff reports.


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OPINION


Thursday, December 15, 2005


www.lakecityreporter.com


EDITORIAL

County needs

more court

representation

The Third Judicial Circuit
Court soon will have a new
judge appointed by Gov.
Jeb Bush. This judge
should be a candidate from
Columbia County with an office located
here.
Four currently have been named
finalists for the position - Leandra G.
Johnson, Thomas E. Stone, David
Manuel Valin and William F "Lin"
Williams III. Ten people applied for the
position and, after interviews, that list
was narrowed to four.
The position is newly created
because of growth issues in population
and because of the demand placed on
the court's busy docket.
Seven counties make up the Third
Judicial Circuit and they include
Columbia, Hamilton, Dixie, Madison,
Lafayette, Suwannee and Taylor
Counties. Currently, the Third Judicial'
Circuit has three circuit judges in
Columbia County, plus one each in
Hamilton, Suwannee and Taylor
Counties.
Far and away, Columbia County has
the largest population of the three, but
that is no guarantee we will receive the
appointment and that's wrong. We
should be a lock for it.
We need another strong Columbia
County presence among the Third
Judicial Circuit judges and we hope the
governor's office will move quickly and
correctly with the appointment.


HIGHLIGHTS
IN HISTORY
Today is Thursday, Dec. 15, the 349th
day of 2005. There are 16 days left in
the year. ..
* On Dec. 15, 1944, a single-engine
plane carrying bandleader Glenn-Mililer-
disappeared over the English Channel
while en route to Paris.
* In 1791, the Bill of Rights went into
effect following ratification by Virginia.
* In 1890, Sioux Indian Chief Sitting
Bull and 11 other tribe members were
killed in Grand River, S.D., during a fracas
with Indian police.
* In 1938, groundbreaking ceremonies
for the Jefferson Memorial took place in
Washington, D.C.
* In 1939, the motion picture "Gone
With the Wind" had its world prerhiere in
Atlanta.
* In 1944, American forces invaded
Mindoro Island in the Philippines.
ll In 1961,.former Nazi official Adolf
Eichmann was sentenced to death by an
Israeli court.
* In 1965, two U.S. manned spacecraft,
Gemini 6 and Gemini 7, maneuvered to
within 10 feet of each other while in orbit.


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COMMENTARY


Has protecting against


terrorism gone too far?


The reaction to the
shooting death of
Rigoberto Alpizar
provides a
sobering glimpse
into America's current'',
*obsession with keeping
Io0urselves-safe from' terrorism.
Alpizar was shot by federal air
marshals after he ran off a
plane that was about to depart
from Miami to Orlando.
Initially, authorities claimed
that Alpizar had yelling that
he had a bomb as he ran
down the plane's aisle with a
backpack strapped across his
chest.'Yet the Orlando
Sentinel interviewed seven
passengers who claimed
Alpizar wasn't saying anything
at all, let alone yelling about a
bomb, while no passenger
backed the government's
story.
Alpizar turns out to have
been mentally unstable and
altogether harmless. It's of
course possible that Alpizar
claimed he had a bomb once
he was out in the jetway, but
it's also possible that the two
air marshals who shot him
panicked, and concocted the
story about a.bomb after the
fact, to make their tragic
mistake 6f shooting a
harmless mentally ill man
seem like a justifiable use of
lethal force.
Or perhaps Alpizar was
suffering from a delusion that
there was a bomb on the
plane, and the marshals
misunderstood something he
said in the jetway. The
ongoing investigation of the
incident will no doubt produce
more details, but one thing is
already clear: the disturbing
eagerness with which the


OTHER


Paul Campos
paul.compos@colorado.edu


government and the media
rushed to judgment in this
matter. Within hours, White
House spokesman Scott
McClellan was proclaiming
that the shooting was justified,
despite the haziness of the
factual situation.
This was hardly surprising,
.but what was disappointing
was the markedly deferential
attitude the media took toward
the government's hasty
assertions that the air
marshals acted properly, even
after major discrepancies
began to appear between the
government's initial story and
the emerging facts. This
deference was all the more
striking given that less than
five months ago the British
police released what turned
out to be a wildly inaccurate
story about a man who they
had just shot to death on the
subway, in what later came to
look like a case of something
not too far removed from
cold-blooded murder.
Indeed, some of the media
commentary on the day after
the shooting treated the
incident not as sobering
tragedy, but as an
encouraging sign that the
system is working. One guest
on a cable news show devoted
to analyzing the stock market


went so far as to recommend
airline stocks, on the theory
that Americans would be
reassured that an apparent
security risk could so readily
elicit a lethal reaction from
those entrusted with keeping
us safe.
A comment posted on the
Orlando Sentinel's Web site
reflects a similar sentiment:
'The lesson here for all of us
is this: we have to take
responsibility for our family
members and ourselves. If
you act in an unsafe manner,
you may very well be shot. I
am OK with the terrorists
understanding this lesson."
The attitude reflected in this
comment illustrates what most
if not all of the elaborate
security rituals that have been
enacted since Sept. 11 are
really about. These rituals
don't actually make Americans
appreciably safer (who
believes that a real terrorist ,
would behave in the manner
Alpizar did?), but they make
many of us feel safer.
What all the security
protocols, and color-coded
threat levels, and air marshals
who are prepared to shoot
people who act strangely are
designed to achieve is to
create the illusion of
competence and control. The
authorities know what they're
doing - this is the essential
message. And if innocent
people end up getting spied on
or imprisoned or tortured or
shot, well that's just a cost of
what our government likes to
call freedom.

* Paul Campos is a law
professor at the University of
Colorado.


CO LU MB IA




O&A


TODAY'S TOPIC:
What is your favorite Holiday tradition?


"My favorite
thing is to be able
to have dinner
with all my family"


Shawana Mckinney
Lake City, 25


Linda Schwank
Lake City, I I


"My favorite
thing is to open
presents and to
watch the
expressions on
everyone's face
when they open
presents from
me."


"My favorite
tradition is putting
up the Christmas
tree."


Rebecca Timmerman
Lake City, 30
[]


"Eat! My
favorite thing is
turkey and
dressing."


Ben Laws
Lake City, 46


"I like to get
with my family,
open presents and
eat."


Alexis Marcus
Lake City, 10


Justin Minson
Lake City, 12


"I like to eat on
Thanksgiving and
for the holidays
my favorite thing
is to see my
Grandma and
Grandpa when
they come down
from Homosassa."


* Columbia Q&A was compiled by staff
photographer Jennifer Chasteen on Tuesday at
the Columbia County Public Library Main
Branch. The opinions expressed are not
necessarily those of the newspaper.


VIEWS


Countdown is on for the survival of the Patriot Act


The longer Congress studies the
Patriot Act, which it did not at all
when the legislation passed
immediately after Sept. 11 the more
misgivings it has, and about time.
If key provisions of the act are
not soon renewed, they will expire
at the end of the year, and it might
not be such a bad thing. Congress
could then start with a blank sheet
of paper and update federal powers
to fight terrorism without giving the
government a blank check to
snoop..
A small bipartisan group of
senators wants to extend the
current law for three months while
the lawmakers further mull


revisions. Another proposal would
extend the act for a year with
Congress revisiting it after the
November elections. Whatever
their merits, the proposals reflect a
widespread uneasiness about the
law, aggravated by the Bush
administration's general refusal to
be held accountable for how it used
the act.
The existing act makes broad
incursions into constitutional
protections against unreasonable
search and seizure and those
safeguarding the right of privacy, It
frees federal agents in search of
records held by a third party from
going before a judge, establishing


probable cause and obtaining a
warrant. The act imposes an
indefinite gag order on the
organization being searched and
makes it all but impossible to
challenge the warrant in court.
And the existing act expands the
use of National Security Letters,
again a type of search warrant that
skips judicial approval. Originally,
NSLs were to be used only in
espionage cases, but the Patriot Act
basically expanded that to cover
anything related to terrorism. It was
generally assumed that NSLs were
being used sparingly, but then The
Washington Post reported that over
30,000 had been issued in the


course of just one year.
And little things keep being
quietly added to the act as it is
revised. Most recently, the ACLU
pointed to an obscure provision that
would arguably give the Secret
Service greater powers to keep
demonstrators and political /
opponents far removed from any
event involving the president
If the revamped Patriot Act is
renewed, it has one virtue. These
provisions will not be made
permanent, as the White House
wanted, but will expire again in four
years.
* Scripps Howard News Service


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Page Editor: Chris Bednar, 754-0404 LAKE CITY REPORTER BUSINESS THURSDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2005


Winn-Dixie's creditors want



to keep all of company's stock


By RON WORD
Associated Press
JACKSONVILLE - Winn-
Dixie's creditors want a bank-
ruptcy judge to give them all
the supermarket chain's
stock, which would leave its
current stockholders with
nothing.
The creditors committee's
demand was contained in
court documents in which
they oppose Winn-Dixie's
third request for a 90-day
extension to file a business
plan. The creditors say the
supermarket giant, which is
struggling to keep up with
Publix and Wal-Mart, should
only be granted another
30-day extension.
"The committee believes
that any reorganization plan
should distribute all of the
common stock of the reorgan-
ized company to unsecured
creditors," the creditors
argue.
In a Chapter 11 reorganiza-
tion case, secured and unse-
cured creditors are paid
before stockholders, since
shareholders are the owners
of the company. If there is not
enough money to pay the
creditors, they are sometimes
issued common stock.
In over-the-counter trading
Wednesday, Winn-Dixie
shares closed 90 cents per
share, down 4 cents, a


ASSOCIATED PRESS
Winn-Dixie's creditors will be arguing before a bankruptcy court
Thursday, that the supermarket chain's stockholders should be left
with nothing when it emerges from bankruptcy reorganization and
that all common stock should go to them.


4.26 percent decline. In the
past 52 weeks, Winn-Dixie
shares ranged from 6.6 cents
per share to $5.05. In 1998,
the stock was trading at
$59.38 a share.
Michael Freitag, a Winn-
Dixie spokesman, released a
statement Wednesday on the
creditors committee position
on payment of its claims said
the creditors' claim will be
addressed in court and
declined further comment.
The creditors committee
has also tried to have a


committee of shareholders,
known as the equity commit-
tee, dissolved. The issue is
still before U.S. District
Bankruptcy Judge Jerry
Funk.
Winn-Dixie has struggled
for years to reverse its sag-
ging fortunes with store
improvements, management
changes and attempts to cut
costs by closing stores and
laying off workers.
Since filing for reorganiza-
tion in February, the
company has secured two


Strategies for happy returns during the holidays


By EILEEN ALT POWELL
AP Business Writer

NEW YORK - You may
think that the chartreuse
sweater you've chosen for
your sister this Christmas is
just what she wants. But what
if it isn't?
Most holiday shoppers
invest a lot of time and money
in the "perfect" gift, but many
fail to give any thought to'
what happens if it doesn't fit,.
the color is wrong or it's
defective.
"You don't want your loved
ones to have to go through a
lot of hassle to exchange it or
return it," said Lisa Lee
Freeman, deputy editor of
Consumer Reports magazine,
based in Yonkers, N.Y. "So it
should be part of your shop-
ping homework this year to
make sure the stores you're
shopping have, good return


policies."
In an effort to fight fraud,
many retailers have become
stricter about enforcing
return policies. Some will give
store credit but not cash for
returned goods. A number of
big chains, including Best
Buy, Circuit City and Sears,
have begun charging
"restocking fees" of up to
15 percent when big-ticket
items such as cameras and TV
sets are returned, usually if
their boxes have been
opened. Others, including
Barnes & Noble, won't take
back DVDs, CDs and video
games that have been
unwrapped.
Scott Krugman, spokesman
for the National Retail
Federation trade group in
Washington, D.C., said most
stores are sensitive to the
needs of consumers who are
returning goods - especially


at the holiday season -
because they want to keep
them as customers.
"Everyone is competing on
price, so one way to differ
entiate yourself is customer
service," Krugman said.
At the same time, he added,
retailers "still have to protect
themselves from return
fraud," which can involve
stolen or retagged merchan-
dise as well as bogus receipts.
It also can involve what's
known as "renting," which is
when a customer buys a dress
or suit on a Friday, wears it to
a big party on Saturday and
tries to return it Sunday.
Return policies vary widely
from retailer to retailer, so it's
important that holiday
shoppers educate themselves.
Most retailers post their
return practices near their
checkout counters. If they


don't, consumers can ask the
store's staff what the return
policies are before they buy.
Major retailers like
J.C. Penney and Wal-Mart
post their return policies on
their Web sites, including the
number of days after an item
is purchased that it will be
taken back.
Returning goods purchased
online or can trigger other
issues. Kriugman noted. Who
pays for shipping the return?,.
Can returns or exchanges be
made at a bricks-and-mortar
site? Are there deadlines?
Freeman of Consumer
Reports noted that it's harder
to return things without a
receipt. So she suggests buy-
ers ask merchants for gift
receipts to enclose with their
presents. Purchasers also
should keep their own
receipts as backup, she added.


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90-day extensions in which
they have the exclusive right
to submit a reorganization
plan. It is seeking a third
90-day extension, giving it
until March 20 to file a plan
and until May 22 to secure
approvals of the plan.
Winn-Dixie's President and
CEO Peter Lynch has said he
wants the company to emerge
from bankruptcy by June.
The creditors committee
claims a 30 days is enough
and said Winn-Dixie should
be able to submit its
reorganization plan by Jan. 19.
"A 30-day extension will
keep all the parties' efforts
firmly focused on the goal;
namely the debtors' (Winn-
Dixie) timely emergence
from bankruptcy sooner
rather than later, which is in
the best interest of all parties
involved in the case."
Wachovia Bank, which has
loaned Winn-Dixie
$800 million, filed a motion
Wednesday in support of
Winn-Dixie's request for a
90-day extension. A 30-day
extension "is not equitable,
practical or realistic," its filing
said.
Freitag said Winn-Dixie
believes 30 days isn't enough
time for the company to finish
its plan.
A hearing on the extension
is scheduled for Thursday.


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AnorMgn 3.87 +.42 +12.2
BoltTech 12.47 +1.32 +11.8

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Name Last Chg %Chg
LeNik07wt 24.92 -2.87 -10.3
NA Pall g ' 7.65 -.75 -8.9
OneTrv rsIf 2.30 -.18 -7.3
InfoSonic 15.40 -1.11 -6.7
Hyperdyn n 2.00 -.14 -6.5
Richmntg 3.66 -.25 -6.4
FrontrDgn 3.00 -.20 -6.3
GeoGlobal 9.82 -.63 -6.0
Rentech 3.91 -.25 -6.0
FieldPnt n . 7.80 -.45 -5.5
MOST ACTIVE ($1 OR MORE)
Name Vol (00) Last Chg
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iShRs2000 s23433568.78 -.08
SP Engy 139039 52.90 +.63
SemiHTr 110951 38.35 -.20
OilSvHT 100972 134.75 +2.25
SP Fncl 73078 32.29 +.12
DJIA Diam 66639 109.00 +.61
GlobeTel n 55024 3.86 -.10
SulphCo n 44409 8.80 -.50
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Declined 414
Unchanged 96
Total issues 1,031
New Highs 84
New Lows 20
Volume 266,778,827


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Name Last Chg %Chg
GreenfldOn 5.51 +1.04 +23.3
Margo s 6.79 +1.20 +21.4
EDPTM 4.79 +.79 +19.8
8x8 Inc 2.52 +.40 +18.9
ArenaPhm 13.48 +2.07 +18.1
Cyberonic 34.30 +5.01 +17.1
S Intl 29.96 +3.70 +14.1
MiraeCp 2.26 +.26 413.0
CobraEl 12.20 +1.30 +11.9
ADCTelrs 23.30 +2.42 +11.6
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Name Last Chg %Chg
ScClone 2.31 -1.54 -40.0
Innotrac 4.14 -1.06 -20.4
Martek 23.87 -5.38 -18.4
Expedia wtl 4.28 - 17.7
NeoMgicrs 6.41 -1.34 -17.3
Deswell s 11.37 -2.08 -15.5
Digilntl 10.10 -1.85 -15.5
Cytogen 3.30 -.50 -13.2
PW Eagle 20.50 -2.97 -12.7
PathBcp 12.81 -1.69 -11.7
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Name Vol (00) Last Chg
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SiriusS 867371 7.00 -.01
Nasd100Tr720923 41.90 -.15
Microsoft 640445 27.09 -.04
Cisco 580484 17.69 +.19
AppleC s 515900 72.01 -2.97
SunMicro 420258 4.42 -.07
Oracle 356360 12.81 -.02
DellInc 237652 32.83 -.05
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DIARY
Advanced 1,480
Declined 1,557
Unchanged 165
Total issues 3,202
New Highs 120
New Lows 38
Volume 1,733,886,239.


STOCKS OF LOCAL INTEREST . , ,
YTD YTD
Name Ex Div YId PE Last Chg%Chg Name Ex Div YId PE Last Chg%Chg
AT&T nc NY 1.33 5.3 22 24.87 -.15 -3.5 HCAInc NY .60 1.2 16 52.12 -.44 +30.4
Alltel NY 1.54 2.4 16 64.81 +.20 +10.3 HomeDp NY .40 .9 16 42.48 +.21 -.6
AppleCs Nasd .. 46 72.01 -2.97+123.6 Intel Nasd .40 1.5 20 26.63 -.09 +13.9
AutoZone NY ...... 13 94.56 +2.03 +3.6 JeffPilot NY 1.67 3.0 13 56.20 +.62 +8.2
BkofAm NY 2.00 4.3 11 46.78 +.28 -.4 LowesCos NY .24 .3 21 69.24 +.43 +20.2
BellSouth NY 1.16 4.2 12 27.63 -.09 -.6 McDnlds NY .67 1.9 19 35.50 +.23 +10.7
BobEvn Nasd ..48 2.0 26 24.13 +.07 -7.7 Microsoft Nasd .32 1.2 23 27.09 -.04 +1.4
CNBFnPA Nasd .56 3.9 17 14.48 +.48 -5.2 NasdIOOTr Nasd .41 1.0 ... 41.90 -.15 +5.0
CSX NY .52 1.1 11 49.24 +.32 +22.9 NYTimes NY .66 2.4 13 27.61 -.03 -32.3
ChmpE NY .. 42 14.96 +.65 +26.6 NobltyH Nasd .20 .8 ... 25.33 +.08 +7.9
Chevron NY 1.80 3.0 9 59.28 +.42 +12.9 OcciPet NY 1.44 1.7 7 84.63 +1.07 +45.0
Cisco Nasd ...... 21 17.69 +.19 -8.4 Penney NY .50 .9 17 54.66 +.15 +32.0
CocaCI NY 1.12 2.7 19 41.09 +.13 -1.3 PepsiCo NY 1.04 1.8 26 59.25 +.28 +13.5
ColBgp NY .61 2.5 17 24.83 -.27 +17.0 Pfizer NY .96 4.2 21 22.85 +.54 -15.0
Delhaize NY 1.13 1.7 ... 65.50 +1.06-13.6 Potash NY .60 .7 17 80.17 -.80 -3.5
DollarG NY .18 .9 19 19.60 +.18 -5.6 Ryder . NY .64 1.5 12 41.95 +.62 -12.2
FPL Gps NY 1.42 3.3 9 43.00 +.13 +15.1 SearsHIdgs Nasd ....29 123.74 -.52 +25.1
FamDIr NY .38 1.7 18 22.95 +.69 -26.5 SidusS Nasd ...... ..7.00 -.01 -8.1
FordM NY .40 4.9 8 8.16 +.03 -44.3 SouthnCo NY 1.49 4.2 16 35.38 +.11 +5.5
GenElec NY 1.00 2.8 20 35.77 +.30 -2.0 SPDR Amex2.04 1.6 ... 127.81 +.50 +5.7
GaPacif NY .70 1.5 23 47.78 +.03 +27.5 TimeWarn NY .20 1.1 32 17.89 +.10 -8.0
GdyFam Nasd .12 1.3 ... 9.35 -.02 +2.3 WalMart NY .60 1.2 19 49.51 +.19 -6.3

MONEY RATES CURRENCIES
Last Pvs Week Last Pvs Day
Prime Rate 7.25 7.00 Australia 1.3236 1.3254
Discount Rate 5.25 5.00 Britain 1.7722 1.7697
Federal Funds Rate 4.25 4.00 Canada 1.1514 1.1504
Treasuries Euro .8338 .8360
3-month 3.82 3.94 Japan 117.42 119.90
6-month 4.15 4.17 Mexico 10.7110 10.6240
5-year 4.37 . exico10.7110 10.6240
10-year 4.46 4452 witzerlnd 1.2823 1.2911
30-year 4.67 4.27 Bdtish pound expressed in U.S. dollars. All others show
30-Year 4.7 42 dollar in foreign currency.

MUTUAL FUNDS
Total Assets Total Return/Rank PctMin lnit
Name ObJ ($Mlns) NAV 4-wk 12-mo 5-year Load Invt
American Funds A: GwthA p XG ,71,536 31.60 +6.0 +17.2/B +16.2/A 5.75 250
Vanguard Idx Fds: 500 SP 69,916 117.70 +3.7 +7.6/A +2.5/A NL 3,000
American Funds A: ICAA p LV 66,546 32.76 +4.1 4 +8.8/B +23.3/C 5.75 250
American Funds A: WshAp LV 62,683 31.93 +3.8 +6.1/D +31.7/B 5.75. 250
Fidelity Invest: Contra XG 58,486 66.85 +4.8 +20.0/A +39.3/A NL 2,500
PIMCO Instl PIMS: TotRt e IB 53,886 10.47 +1.0 +2.2/A +37.9/A NL 5,000,000
Fidelity Invest: Magelln LC 51,336 107.45 +4.6 +8.2/C -5.0/C NL 2,500
Dodge&Cox: Stock XV 51,035 140.91 +4.1 +11.9/B +82.7/A NL 2,500
American Funds A: IncoA p MP 48,074 18.65 +2.8 +5.5/C +54.3/A 5.75 250
American Funds A: CaplBA p MP 43,361 54.06 +3.0 +7.3/B +64.7/A 5.75 250
American Funds A: EupacA p IL 43,139 42.80 +7.6 +24.7/A +43.5/B 5.75 250
American Funds A: CapWGA p GL 39,841 38.25 +5.9 +17.7/B +70.5/A 5.75 250
Vanguard Instl Fds: Instldx SP 39,138 116.76 +3.7 +7.7/A +3.1/A NL 5,000,000
Vanguard Admiral: 500Adml SP 38,091 117.72 +3.7 +7.7/A +2.8/A NL 100,000
Fidelity Invest: LowP r MV 36,517 42.38 +5.4 +12.6/C +134.0/A NL 2,500
American Funds A: N PerA p GL 35,790 30.87 +5.9 +13.8/C +33.6/B 5.75 250
American Funds A: BalA p BL 32,947 18.43 +2.3 +4.5/E +46.8/A 5.75 250
Fidelity Invest: Grolnc LC 31,527 38.66 +4.0 +5.7/0 +1.4/B NL 2,500
Fidelity Invest: DivintI IL 31,025 32.25 +6.8 +20.6/B +59.1/A NL 2,500
Vanguard Idx Fds: TotStk XC 29,338 30.70 +4.0 +9.1/C +10.9/C NL 3,000
Vanguard Fds: Wndsll LV 28,867 -32.92 +3.1 +9.9/B +40.0/A NL 3,000
Fidelity Invest: GroCo XG 26,818 63.84 +4.0 +15.0/B -11.4/C NL 2,500
Fidelity Invest: Eq Inc El 26,088 53.57 +4.0 +8.8/C +25.6/C NL 2,500
Vanguard Fds: Welltn BL 26,073 31.84 +3.0 +8.7/A +44.5/A NL 3,000
Fidelity Invest: Puritn BL 24,180 18.88 +2.9 +6.5/C +30.7/A NL 2,500
American Funds A: FdlnvA p LV 23,716 36.15 +6.2 +15.2/A +27.2/B 5.75 250
Dodge&Cox: Balanced BL 23,628 83.17 +2.8 +8.1/A +69.6/A NL 2,500
Fidelity Invest: BlueChGr LC 22,577 44.09 +3.7 +6.6/D -15.1/E NL 2,500
Frank/Temp Frnk A: IncomA p, MP 21,902 2.40 +2.4 +3.5/D +53.6/A 4.25 1,000
Vanguard Idx Fds: TotBnd IB 21,084 10.03 +1.0 +1.7/B +30.2/C NL 3,000
Frank/Temp Temp A: GrwthA p GL 20,996 23.44 +4.3 +10.5/0 +58.9/A 5.75 1,000
Vanguard Fds: Prmcp r XC 20,761 68.08 +3.8 +10.6/B +17.4/C NL 25,000
Vanguard Admiral: TStkAdm XC 20,223 30.71 . +4.0 +9.3/C +11.3/C NL 100,000
Fidelity Spartan: Eqldxinv SP 20,051 45.21 +3.7 +7.7/A +2.4/A NL 100,000
Amer Century Inv: Ultra LG 19,570 30.99 +3.6 +5.7/E -8.6/B NL 2,500
Davis Funds A: NYVen A LC 18,903 34.17 +3.9 +13.6/A +26.0/A 4.75 1,000
PIMCO Admin PIMS: TotRtAd e IB 18,310 10.47 +1.0 +2.0/A +36.2/A NL 5,000,000
Price Funds: Eqlnc El 17,958 26.31 +3.5 +7.5/0 +40.7/B NL 2,500
American Funds A: BondA p AB 17,681 13.25 +0.9 +1.9/B +38.5/B 3.75 250
Fidelity Invest: DivGth LC 16,565 29.18 +3.7 +5.8/0 +4.6/B NL 2,500
Vanguard Instl Fds: InsPI SP 16,372 116.77 +3.7 +7.8/A +3.3/A NL200,000,000
Vanguard Fds: HIthCre HB 16,340 144.57 +4.1 +17.0/B +38.3/A NL 25,000
Fidelity Invest: Balanc BL 15,999 18.86 +4.5 +12.7/A +49.3/A NL 2,500
BL -Balanced, El -Equity Inc. EM -Emerging Mkts, GL -Global Stock, GM -Gen. Muni, IB -Intermd. Bond, IL -
International Stock, LC -Large-Cap Core, LG -Large-Cap Growth, LV -Large-Cap Val., MP -Stock/Bond Blend, MT
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Growth, XV -Multi-Cap Val. Total Retum: Chg in NAV with dividends reinvested. Rank: How fund performed vs.
others with same objective: A is in top 20%, E in bottom 20%. Min nit Invt: Minimum $ needed to invest in fund.
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STOCK MARKET INDEXES
52-Week YTD 12-mo
High Low Name Last Chg %Chg %Chg %Chg
10,984.46 10,000.46 Dow Industrials 10,883.51 +59.79 +.55 +.93 +1.80
4,190.55 3,348.36 Dow Transportation 4,116.55 +28.52 +.70 +8.39 +9.49
438.74 319.75 Dow Utilities 416.69 +3.85 +.93 +24.40 +27.05
7,851.14 6,902.51 NYSE Composite 7,852.18 +27.18 +.35 +8.31 +9.67
1,772.78 1,186.14 Amex Market Value 1,766.99 +2.14 +.12 +23.19 +24.81
2,278.16 1,889.83 Nasdaq Composite 2,262.59 -2.41 -.11 +4.01 +4.63
1,272.89 1,136.15 S&P 500 1,272.74 +5.31 +.42 +5.02 +5.56
749.45 623.57 S&P MidCap 749.61 +3.32 +.44 +13.01 +14.29
693.10 570.03 Russell 2000 690.50 +1.47 +.21 +5.97 +6.46
12,765.98 11,195.22 Wilshire 5000 12,755.58 +46.00 +.36 +6.55 +7.34

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LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL THURSDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2005


COMMUNITY CALENDAR


* To submit your
Community Calendar
item, contact S.
Michael Manley at
754-0429 or by email
at smanlev@
lakecityreporter., com.


Announcements
Pilot Club to have
charities show and sale
JACKSONVILLE - The Pilot
Club of Jacksonville's 57th
Annual charities and sale is
coming Jan. 20-22 at the Prime
Osborne Convention Center.
Times are: 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Jan. 20; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Jan. 21;
11 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 22. Tickets
cost $6.50. More than
50 selected antique dealers
from across the U.S. will be in
Jacksonville to exhibit and sell
their antiques. For more
information, call 421-7530

Columbia County science
fairs coming in January
* Lake City Community
College will host the 2006
Columbia County Science Fair.
The annual fair will be
Jan. 18 and 19 in the Howard
Gym on LCCC campus.
Approximately 250 student
projects will be on display.
Judging will take place from
8 a.m.-3 p.m. Jan. 18. Open
house to the public will be from
3-6 p.m. Jan. 18. The awards
ceremony will be 6-7 p.m.
Jan. 19 for the elementary and
7:30-8:30 p.m. for the middle
and high school in the Alfonso
Levy Performing Arts Center.
N Lake City Community
College will host the
2006 Regional Science and
Engineering Fair.
The annual fair will be
Feb. 22 and 23 in the Howard
Gym on the LCCC campus.
The Region comprises the
10 counties of Columbia, Union,
Suwannee, Bradford, Hamilton,
Lafayette, Baker, Gilchrist, Dixie
and Madison. Judging will take
place from 3-6 p.m. Feb. 22.
Open house o the public will
be from 3-6 p.m. Feb. 22. The
awards ceremony will be
10 a.m. Feb. 23 in the Alfonso
Levy Performing Arts Center.

NARFE to host Christmas
program Dec. 20
The National Active and
Retired Federal Employees
Association Chapter 1548 will
have its Christmas program at
11:30 a.m. Dec. 20 at Quail
Heights Country Club, 161
Quail Heights Terrace. All active
and retired federal employees
are invited to attend.
For more information, call
Jim Purvis at 752-8570, e-mail,
purvislkcty@aol.com, or Ralph
Hurst at 752-6593, or e-mail at
hurst714@alltel.net.

Theater to present
'A Christmas Carol'
The Spirit of Suwannee
Music Park is hosting a profes-

OBITUARIES


Mrs. Elvernell Simmons
Mrs. Elvemell Simmons, 84, a long
time resident of Lake City passed
away on Saturday,
December 10,
2005 at Shands
Hospital of Gaines-
ville, FL. She was
born and, educat-
ed in Archer, FL. .
Mrs. Simmons
was a member of the True Church
of God in Unity Church, Elder Ver-
non Paige, Pastor, where she served
for many years.
Preceding her in death are her pa-
rents William Neal and Clary
Brown Neal; her husband, Robert
Simmons Sr.; two children, Robert
Simmons, Jr., and Willie Simmons;
four sisters, Lucille Perry, Ethel
Mae Spann, Mattie Spann, and Pearl
Power; one brother, Cornell Neal;
and one son-in-law, Theodore Car-
los.
She leaves to cherish her memory
seven children, John L. Simmons
(Ruth), Ashboro, NC., Eddie Sim-
mons, Tallahassee, FL. Numan Sim-
mons (Valgene), Miramir, FL. Nor-
ris Simmons (Viola), Lake City, FL.
Robin Simmons, Deloris Simmons,
'Lake City, FL. Glory Carlos, Mi-
ami, FL. two special nieces, Geral-
dine Modican (Jesse), Gainesville,
FL. and Barbara Hodges, Gaines-
ville, FL. ten grandchildren, five
great grandchildren, and many more
relatives and sorrowing friends.
Visitation with the family will be
Friday, December 16, 2005 from
4:00 - 6:00 P.M. at Combs Funeral
Home Chapel. Funeral services for
Mrs. Simmons will be Saturday,
December 17, 2005 at 2:00 P.M. at
True Church of God in Unity, Annie
Mattox Ave., Interment will be at
the Watertown Cemetery. Arrange-
ments are under the direction of
Combs Funeral Home. 292 N.E.
Washington Street. Lake City, FL.
386-752-4366. Marquis Combs-
Turner, L.F.D.
Obituaries are paid advertisements.
For details, call the Lake City
Reporter's classified department at
752-1293


sional cast, and director who
will present "A Christmas Carol"
on Dec. 17 and Dec. 23 at the
park's Music Hall.
Dinner will be served at
6 p.m., featuring prime rib.
Dinner and the show cost
$30. People who want to see .
the show only, it starts at
7:30 p.m. and costs $15.
Children younger than six are
free.
Tickets for the show are
available at the door, and
reservations for dinner are
needed. Call (800) 224-5656 for
reservations, or more
information.

SVR Mission to offer
Christmas Day dinner
The Suwannee Valley
Rescue Mission will offer a
citywide Christmas Day dinner,
is scheduled for noon-2 p.m.
Dec. 25 at 127 NW Escambia
St., downtown at the Lad Soup
Kitchen. Everyone is invited.
Call 758-2217 for any additional
information.

Volunteer Development
Board to meet in January
The Volunteer Development
Board of the Lake City
Community College Foundation
will meet at noon Jan. 10, 2006,
in the Lake City Community
College Foundation Board
Room, downtown Lake City. For
more information, contact Mike
Lee, executive director of the
LCCC foundation at 754-4392
or 754-4433.

LCCC executive board
to meet Saturday
The Executive Board of the
Lake City Community College
Foundation will meet at noon
Jan. 17, 2006, in the Lake City
Community College Foundation
Board Room, downtown Lake
City. For more information
contact Mike Lee, executive
director of the LCCC foundation
at 754-4392 or 754-4433.

Formal Christmas
Dance coming Dec. 22
On Dec. 22, a formal
Christmas dance will take place
from 6-9 p.m. at the Golden
Age Senior Recreation Center,
located at 480 SE Clements
Place. Refreshments will be
served and transportation is
available. The cost is $5 per
person, or $8 per couple. For
more information, or to make


reservations, call 755-0235, or
755-0264.

Platinum Ryders to host
charity organization
The Platinum Ryders
Motorcycle Club, a local charity
organization, will host its
second annual Christmas Wild
Food Cookout from
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday,
Dec. 17 at the Lake City
American Legion Building on
East Washington Street.
The free event is the club's
way of thanking the community
for its support during the year.
For details, call Terri Watson
at (386) 623-2224.

Giles Holiday Home Tour
coming this weekend
Bill and Willene Giles will
have a holiday home tour from
5:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday
and Sunday. Tickets are
available at Happy House by
calling 752-4736, or from any
board member or staff. All
proceeds benefit Happy House.
There is a $10 donation that will
be collected.

American Red Cross
to offer CPR classes
The following is a list of CPR
classes offered through the
American Red Cross. All
classes will begin at 6 p.m.
unless otherwise noted, and will
take place at 264 NE Hernando
Ave.
* Today: CPR for
professional rescuers:
6-10 p.m.
* Dec. 20: Adult CPR:
6-9 p.m.
* Dec. 22: Infant/Child CPR:
6-9 p.m.
For more information, call the
American Red Cross North
Central Florida Chapter at
752-0650.


LCCC to close
Dec. 19-Jan.2
All Lake City Community
College offices and facilities will
be closed from Dec. 19 through
Jan. 2 for the holiday season.
Upon return, late registration
will be from 8 a.m.-6:30 p.m. in
Building 015 on Jan. 3-5 and
from 8 a.m.'until 3 p.m. on
Jan. 6. All fees will be due at
3 p.m. at the end of each day.
You may also add/drop during
these dates.
For more information, contact
the Registrar's Office at
(386) 754-4205.

Purple Heart organization
to reopen chapter
The Military Order of the
Purple Heart will be reopening a
chapter in Lake City on
Dec. 20. A Military Order of the
Purple Heart is inviting all Purple
Heart recipients in Columbia and
surrounding counties to join an
organization chartered by
Congress, exclusively for
combat wounded veterans.
Military Order of the Purple
Heart is also inviting spouses of
Purple Heart recipients to join
the Ladies Auxiliary Unit.
Contact Gary L. LaFaso, Sr. at
(386) 497-4819 or John Henry
Douglas at (386) 755-3016 ext.
3369.

Bridge class coming
early next year
Learn bridge or update your
bidding system by taking the
Modern Bidding Bridge Classes
every Wednesday for nine
weeks beginning from
10-11:30 a.m. Jan. 4, 2006, at
the Blanche Hotel. Presented
by John Donovan, Certified
ACBL Instructor, tuition and
room rental is $91.25 plus
textbook. For enrollment, call
Janet Harpster at
(386) 364-8063.


Direct Cremation

$595* Complete
*(Basic services of funeral director and staff, removal fiom place of death to fimeral home
within 50 miles, refrigeration, cremation fee and cardboard alternative container.)

GATEWAY-FOREST LAWN FUNERAL HOME
Ted L. Guerry Sr., L.FD. & Brad Wheeler, L.ED., Owners
3596 South Hwy 441 * Lake City, Florida 32025
(386) 752-1954 )


NETTLES SAUSAGE
US 41 South & CR 240 Behind S&S in Watermelon Park PH 752-2510

New Crop Sweet Potatoes $.79 LB

FROZEN VEGETABLES

MIX OR MATCH 5 BAGS/$10.00
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Pottery classes coming to
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WHITE SPRINGS - Spend
Monday nights working at the
potter's wheel in classes being
offered at Stephen Foster Folk
Culture Center State Park.
An eight-week class will
provide instruction in several
methods of working with clay,
including slab, coil, pinch and
wheel-thrown pottery. Classes
begin Jan. 9 and continue
through Feb. 27.
The cost for the classes is
$125, plus $25 for materials,
which will be paid throughout the
class. Space is limited and
advance registration is required.
For more information, call Craft
Square at 397-1920 or visit the
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Watercolor classes to
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WHITE SPRINGS - Stephen
Foster Folk Culture Center State
Park is offering a class in
watercolor landscape painting on
Jan. 21.
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aspects of painting with
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The class will be from
9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Students
should bring lunch with them.
The class is limited to six
people to allow for highly
personalized instruction.
Advance registration is required.
For more information, call Craft
Square at 397-1920, or visit the
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Performing Arts center
looking for members
Ms. Nadine Center for the
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5 to 18 years old are welcomed
to join. Students will learn
dancing, drama and much more.
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Ms. Nadine at (386) 344-2540.

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6:30-8 p.m. Monday and
Wednesday and is open to
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WEST PALM BEACH -
The parents of two young
women killed in a head-on col-
lision on Florida's Turnpike
are suing Cooper Tire &
Rubber Company, alleging the
company's faulty tire caused a
Thanksgiving 2004 wreck that
left six dead.
The lawsuit, filed
Wednesday in Palm Beach
County Circuit Court, seeks
more than $15,000 in the
wrongful deaths of Michelle
Seville, 23, and Marsha Seville,
18.
Attorney Lance Ivey,
representing Pauline and
Michael Seville, said the
accident was caused by a bad
Cooper Trendsetter SE tire,
which blew out because it
wasn't made with enough
rubber.
"When the heat builds up,
molecules in the rubber start
breaking down, and you start
getting internal tread
separation," Ivey said. "It just
peels off similar to a banana
peeling off."
Cooper officials did not
immediately return a
telephone call Wednesday
seeking comment.
The Seville girls and
23-year-old Eustacia Callendar,
of Miami, were returning to
Tallahassee from a.
Thanksgiving trip to Wesi
Palm Beach when their Toyota
Corolla lost control, crossed a
median and collided head-on
with a Honda sedan.
Couey molested
family member
TAMPA - A man charged
with sexually assaulting and
killing 9-year-old Jessica
Lunsford told police in 1991
that he molested a young
family member, according to
documents.
John Evander Couey said
this after he was arrested for
exposing himself to a
5-year-old neighbor in
Kissimmee.according to
material released Tuesday.
Couey spent less than five
years in prison after pleading
guilty to attempting a lewd
act upon a child.
"Couey admitted this was
not the first child he had ever
touched, however this is the
first time he was caught," the
report states.
Also included is a letter
Couey wrote to Judge Belvin
Parry that said he "took
Jesus as my personal savior"
and vowed to reform.
"I know what I done was
wrong and I know I will have
to pay for it but I will be
doing it with Jesus in my life
and I will let the light shine in
me," he wrote.
Investigators say Couey,
47, abducted Jessica on Feb.
23, carried her 150 yards to a
mobile home he shared with
the other adults, raped her
and then buried her alive in
the yard.
Suspect indicted
in immigrant killings
TIFTON, Ga - A fifth
person has been indicted in a
string of bloody home
invasions in south Georgia
that left six Mexican
immigrant workers dead.
A grand jury indicted
Emma Jean Powell, 33, of
Moultrie, this week on six
counts of murder, 13 counts
of felony murder, four counts
of aggravated assault, three
counts of armed robbery, six
counts of burglary and two
counts of possession of a
firearm during the
commission of a crime.
The charges against
Powell stem from the
Sept. 30 attacks with guns
and baseball bats at three
mobile home parks in Tifton


and Tift County, said Tift
sheriff's spokesman David
Haire.
District Attorney Paul
Bowden declined Wednesday
to comment on Powell's
alleged role in the killings.
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By LARRY O'DELL marshal now says he heard a N.C., part of the security he kept quiet for more than The MacDonald case was


Associated Press
RICHMOND, Va. -
Lawyers for former Green
Beret doctor Jeffrey
MacDonald told a federal
appeals court that his convic-
tions in the 1970 murders of
his pregnant wife and two
daughters should be thrown
out after a new witness
surfaced.
A former deputy U.S.


defense witness tell a prose-
cutor she was in the
MacDonald home in Fort
Bragg, N.C., the night of the
murders, according to a
motion filed with the 4th U.S.
Circuit Court of Appeals. The
motion seeks the appeals
court's permission to present
the new evidence to the U.S.
District Court in Raleigh.
Jimmy B. Britt of Apex,


detail for MacDonald's
1979 trial, said he heard pros-
ecutor James Blackburn tell
the witness, Helena
Stoeckley, he would indict her
for murder if she told the
same story on the witness
stand. Stoeckley later testified
she could not remember
where she was the night of
the slaying.
Britt said in an affidavit that


25 years out of a sense of duty
to people he worked with, but
the secret eventually became
too much to bear.
"I am currently 67 years of
age and felt compelled to
clear my conscience and
come forward with what I wit-
nessed, as I decided I could
not shoulder the burden any
longer," Britt said in the
affidavit.


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By SUSAN HIGH __
Associated Press


DANIELSON, Conn. - A
man told authorities his car
accidentally hit a jogger, who
was found dead on property
owned by the actor who plays
Big Bird, prosecutors said.
They said Wednesday they
plan to pursue homicide
charges.
Scott Deojay, 36, of
Plainfield said nothing during
a brief appearance in
Danielson Superior Court.
He is charged with kidnap-
ping 44-year-old social worker
Judith Nilan, who never
returned from her regular
afternoon jog Monday.
Deojay is scheduled to
return to court Friday, which
will give authorities in
Connecticut and
Massachusetts time to decide
who has jurisdiction. Nilan's
body was found Tuesday
morning in a shed on the
Massachusetts-Connecticut
line.
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Spinney, who plays Big Bird
and Oscar the Grouch on


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The body of Judith Nilan was
found Tuesday, on property
owned by the performer who
plays Big Bird on the children's
television show 'Sesame Street,'
state police said.
"Sesame Street," had nothing
to do with the woman's death.
They said Deojay had done
work on Spinney's sprawling
property in the past.
On Wednesday, Windham
State's Attorney Patricia
Froehlich asked Superior
Court Judge Michael Riley to
set Deojay's bond at
$1 million, but Riley set it at
$500,000.
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Ivey did not release the
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Grade weight issue

gets temporary fix


By TONY BRITT
tbritt@lakecityreporter. com
The Columbia County
School Board's decision to
weigh dual enrollment classes
the same as honors classes
will have an impact on
student's grades.
During the county board of
education meeting on
Tuesday, a majority of school
board members voted in favor
of allowing dual enrollment
classes to carry the same
weight of honors classes.
Local schools use the weight-
ed grades to help determine
graduation seating.
According L.C. Bradley,
assistant for instruction,
Tuesday night's decision
bought the local school board
in compliance with statutes
regarding weighted courses.
The state statute became law
in 2000.
Though the law is five years
old, the school district was
only recently questioned
about the local rule.
'"Our interpretation was
completely different and we
hadn't been called on that
interpretation until now,"
Bradley said.


Bradley said he has
received more than 20 calls
from parents and students
regarding dual enrollment,
honors and advanced place-
ment courses and the weight
that is given to each of the
classes.
He said it is not common
for local residents to call
regarding school board policy
for courses.
'This is important because
students and parents are very
focused about where they sit
during graduation," he said.
"It's a friendly, yet inspiring
competition. To do this you
have to take those accelerated
courses."
He said school district offi-
cials will work on the issue
until they get some specific
interpretations from
Tallahassee.
"I've spoken with the princi-
pal and administrators to
make sure that we are all on
the same page as we move
forward with this policy," he
said. "We've been informed by
Tallahassee that they are
going to come up with a task
force to revisit this law and
give districts a specific
interpretation."


Orange juice with extra

fiber is part of drink trend


By MIKE SCHNEIDER
Associated Press
ORLANDO - Tropicana
Products Inc. said Wednesday
it is introducing another
specialized orange juice, this
one aimed at baby boomers
who want more fiber.
'Tropicana Pure Premium
Essentials with Fiber" joins
the Pepsico-owned brand's
niche products aimed at
consumers worried about calo-
ries, cardiovascular health and
their immune system. It's all
part of .a larger trend among
beverage companies to deve'l-
qp health-oriented products.
"It's happening across the
board. You're seeing a lot of
innovation in all beverage cate-
gories today and a lot of it is
around health and wellness,"
said Gary Hemphill,
managing director of
Beverage Marketing Corp., an


industry research firm in New
York.
Tropicana will begin ship-
ping its fiber-enhanced juice
this week, and it should be on
grocery shelves next month.
The juicemaker, which has
about a 40 percent share of the
domestic orange juice market
and buys almost a third of
Florida's oranges, already has
product lines with half the
calories of regular orange
juice, juice with antioxidants to
promote a healthy immune
system and sodium-free juice
with heart-healthy nutrients
such as potassium and folate.
"Innovation is absolutely
critical to continue growth for
our business and for the cate-
gory," said Rick Gomez,
Tropicana's vice president of
marketing. "We expect it to be
a big driver of growth for us in
'06."


Local student recognized through


Pre-Teen America program


By TONY BRITT
tbritt@lakecityreporter. corn
FORT WHITE - Miranda
Amaya, a Fort White sixth-
grader, was recently recog-
nized for awards she won dur-
ing the Pre-Teen America
Scholarship and Recognition
Program.
Miranda, 11, is the daugh-
ter of Ed and Peggy Amaya,
who are both teachers at Fort
White High School.
Miranda was a senior
division talent second runner-
up; semi-finalist and Spirit of
Pre-Teen, Academic
Achievement and Senior
Division first runner-up.
"It feels great," Miranda
said of winning the awards. "I
really like it. It's really fun to
be able to get awards for
things that don't really get
recognized that much, so I
like it."
The Pre-Teen America
Program was founded in
1990 to recognize young
women 7-12 years of age with
high academic rankings, out-
standing personal achieve-
ments, school activities and
volunteer services
participation, leadership abili-


ties, sports accomplishments
and creative talents. Pre-Teen
Florida awards $5,000 in
educational bonds, prizes and
awards.
Miranda was selected as a
state finalist and participated
in the Pre-Teen Florida
Scholarship and Recognition
program which took place
July 22-24 in Tampa.
"I'm very proud of
Miranda," said Keith
Hatcher, Fort White High
School principal. "I've seen
Miranda grow up and I've
known her parents for an
awful long time. She's a very
talented young lady, so I'm
extremely proud of her."
Hatcher said this is the
first time a Fort White High
School student has been rec-
ognized and honored
through the Pre-Teen pro-
gram.
Miranda said she liked all
aspects of the Pre-Teen event,
especially meeting girls from
other parts of the state and
she noted that the national
event allows participants to
meet girls from other parts of
the country.
"If I win the Pre-Teen title,
the most memorable thing


TONY BRITT/Lake City Reporter
Fort White High School principal Keith Hatcher presents a
Pre-Teen America Certificate to Miranda Amaya. Amaya participat-
ed in a Pre-Teen America event during the summer.


will definitely be winning the
title, but if I don't win, the
most memorable thing will be
meeting other friends and
getting the awards and stuff,"
Miranda said.
The Pre-Teen contest takes
place every summer, as part
of a state competition where
participants can qualify for
the national competition.
Miranda became a


Pre-Teen contestant after
being invited to participate in
the event when she was in
second grade.
"If you wanted to do it, you
just fill out the application and
sent it in and they picked the
best ones out of the applica-
tions," she said. "If you get to
go once, you get a spot every
year until you age-out at
12 years old."


FPL seeks to sell bonds to recover hurricane costs


By DAVID ROYSE
Associated Press
TALLAHASSEE - Florida
Power & Light wants to sell
bonds to recover much of the
cost of responding to the
hurricanes of the last two years
and to rebuild a reserve for
future hurricanes. If approved
by regulators, such a move
would spread out the cost to
customers over a decade or so,
rather than hitting them with a
bigsurcharge all at once.
FPL customers are already
paying a surcharge of $1.68 a
month to help the company
recover what it spent respond-.
ing to three of the hurricanes
'that hit Florida in 2004, a'
charge customers are on the
hook for through January


2008.
But then the company had
to respond this year to more
hurricanes, including Katrina,
which hit the area south of
Miami, and Wilma, which
caused serious, widespread
outages throughout South
Florida.
The damage from this year
is being estimated at $800 mil-
lion to $900 million, FPL
spokesman Mayco Villafana
said Wednesday. Ordinarily
the company would ask the
Public Service Commission to
be able to pass at least some
of that cost on directly to
customers in lump
surcharges.
But lawmakers earlier this
year passed a bill that allows


utilities to cover storm
damage and restore depleted
reserves by selling bonds
backed by the surcharges.
Villafana said FPL will ask
the PSC next month to be able
to do that, selling bonds to
cover the $800 million or so
the company spent this year
plus nearly $300 million to
cover damage from 2004 that
hasn't already been made up
by the current surcharge. The
company also wants to bond
another $400 million to
$450 million to rebuild its
depleted storm reserve.
The end result for cus-
tomers would b,- a surcharge
about what they're paying
now - roughly $1.60 a month
or so - for 10 or 11 years,
Villafana said.


"We understand what the
customer has been going
through," Villafana said.
"Essentially, what we wanted
to do was see how we can
have an impact on that
(outstanding cost) and main-
tain the cost relatively low for
the customer," Villafana said.
Normally, bonds are sold
for longer periods - often
30 years. But Villafana said
the company didn't want to
stretch out the charges that
far.
'Twenty, 30 years, may be
too long to pay for an event
that .:ccurrd in. 2004, 2005,"
he said.
"All of this of course has to
be discussed with the PSC,"
Villafana said.


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Lake City CAP unit



helos in food drive


COURTESY PHOTO
After collecting 1,540 pounds of canned and dried foods, the Lake City Civil Air Patrol gathered the
donations and posed in front of the Florida Wing CAP aircraft.


From staff reports
The Lake City Civil Air
Patrol squadron teamed up
with the Suwannee Valley
Food Bank in a holiday food
drive. The purpose of this
effort is to allow the Food
Bank to help those less
fortunate in our community.
On Dec. 3, CAP cadets
went door-to-door in a num-
ber of neighborhoods pass-
ing out flyers and asking for
assistance. The plan was to
go back to those


neighborhoods a week later
and collect the food.
The following week on
Dec. 10, cadets went back to
those neighborhoods, as
well as some new ones. By
day's end, the cadets had col-
lected 1,540 pounds of
canned goods and dry
goods.
The same day, the cadets
had also done some flying.
When the flying and food
collections were finished, all
the cadets piled the food in


front of the Florida Wing
CAP aircraft for a photo.
The Lake City Civil Air
Patrol squadron and the
Suwannee County Food
Bank said the citizens of
Lake City and Columbia
County were generous with
their giving.
For those who missed the
drive and still wish to make a
food donation, visit the
Suwannee Valley Food Bank
at 772 E. Duval St. in Lake
City.


County considers partnership for stormwater issues


By TONY BRITT
tbritt@lakecityreporter.comi

Columbia County officials
are working on the possibility
of addressing some of the
county's stormwater issues
through a partnership.
County commissioners have
scheduled a special meeting
for 6 p.m. today at the
Columbia County School
Board Administrative Complex
Auditorium, 372 W. Duval St.,
to discuss a possible partner-
ship with the Suwannee River
Water Management District in
forming a cooperative
stormwater agreement.
"The meeting is to consider


an interlocal agreement
between Columbia County and
the Suwannee River Water
Management District," said
county manager Dale
Williams. "This interlocal
(agreement) would provide
funding for stormwater proj-
ects and the amount of funding
is $2 million a year for a five-
year period - for $10 million
over a five-year-period."
Williams said county offi-
cials and staff have been work-
ing on making the agreement a
reality for at least two months
or longer.
The agreement would allow
the county, along with the
water management district's


staff, to work on stormwater
mitigation, retention, flow and
other stormwater issues that
may arise.
'"The Suwannee River Water
Management District's inter-
local (agreement) would allow.
the county to have a broad
base of projects we could pick
from," Williams said.
"Obviously, we want to concen-
trate on an area where we
know we have a specific


problem."
Jerry Scarborough,
Suwannee River Water
Management District execu-
tive director, as well as other
staff members from the agency
are expected to attend the
meeting.
Since the meeting has been
designated as a special meet-
ing and not a county


commissioner's workshop, offi-
cials can adopt measures
during the session.
"We do expect the board to
take action in the meeting,"
Williams said.
Following the special meet-
ing, county officials are sched-
uled to have the regularly-
scheduled meeting, which is
slated to begin at 7 p.m.
During the regular meeting,
county officials are scheduled
to discuss amending a county
ordinance related to flow
control.
The current county ordi-
nance requires that certain


waste generated in the county
be disposed of in the county.
However, county officials are
considering amending the
ordinance, particularly for
septic tank waste.
Mark Lander, Columbia
County Environmental Health
Department Director, . is
expected to be present and talk
about the possibilities of dis-
posing of that particular waste.
'We want to remove any lim-
itations for disposal in terms of
locations, so septic tank pump-
ing companies will have the
freedom to shop for the best
disposal rate," Williams said.


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ASSOCIATED PRESS
A poster with a picture of radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr is
carried by demonstrators during an election rally supporting the
Shiite United Iraqi Alliance in Al-Sadr city, east of Baghdad, Iraq, on
Monday.

IRAQ: Elections under way


Continued From Page 1A
Shiites protested what they
considered to 'be a televised
slur on the co{mtry's religious
leadership, and rumors spread
of ballots smuggled in from
Iran.
Rumors also swept the Iraqi
capital early Thursday that the
water supply had been poi-
soned after warnings against
drinking tap water were broad-
cast through mosque loud-
speakers, but they were quick-
ly denied by the Health
Ministry.
Most of Baghdad's streets
were eerily quiet Wednesday,
with police strictly enforcing a
traffic ban. Only an occasional
siren, a sporadic gunshot, a


U.S. helicopter, or shouts from
boys playing soccer could be
heard.
Up to 15 million Iraqis were
to choose 275 members of the
new parliament from among
7,655 candidates running on
996 tickets, representing
Shiite, Sunni, Kurdish,
Turkomen and sectarian inter-
ests across a wide political
spectrum. Iraqis do not vote
for individual candidates, but
instead for lists'- or tickets -
that compete for the seats in
each of the 18 provinces.
Some preliminary returns
were expected late Thursday,
but final returns could take
days if not weeks.


Rotarians offer show

of support for Iraqis


By LINDA YOUNG
lyoung@lakecityreporter.com
In support of freedom and
the Iraqi people, 100 mem-
bers of the Rotary Club of
Lake City-Downtown will dip
their finger in purple ink
today.
4" The Iraqi citizens are vot-
ing for their new constitution
this week. When they vote,
"they dip their fingers in pur-
ple ink to indicate they have
vo'ed.
On-Frida-,'those Rotarians
will offer everyone in Lake
City an opportunity to show
their support in the same way.
"Hopefully, the whole town
will be going purple finger on
Friday," said Rotary Member
John Wheeler, owner of
Wheeler Insurance Agency.
Wheeler said he is prepar-
ing packets that contain pur-
ple ink to hand out to
Rotarians at noon today at the
Rotary :Club of Lake City-
Downtown meeting. The idea
is for Rotarians to lead sup-
portlfor the Iraqi people and
freedom by example.
S"Hey, come get you're pur-
"ple finger. Let's support the
Iraqi Constitution and by the
way, here's some purple ink if.
you want to take it back to
your business," Wheeler
said.
Then on Friday the public
will have an opportunity to
choose from many locations
ip the community to go and
dip their fingers in the purple
ink "so we can support the
Iraqi Constitutional vote,"
Wheeler said.
"It's the same dye that was


used in our 'Purple Pinkie'
project. Three years ago, we
began raising funds to elimi-
nate polio, where the purple
pinkie came to symbolize
belief in a Polio free world,"
Wheeler said.
"But now with the Iraqi
Constitutional vote, a purple
finger has come to symbolize
political freedom," Wheeler
said.
s*. Wheeler credited fellow'
' Rotarian 'Gordon -Summers '
,,for coming. up:.wvith,.the idea .
last week.
Summers wanted to do the
project at the courthouse,
Wheeler said, and added, "I
said let's go bigger than that.
Let's see how far it goes."


President takes

responsibility

for intel failures


By JENNIFER LOVEN
Associated Press
WASHINGTON -
President Bush said
Wednesday the responsibili-
ty for invading Iraq based in
part on faulty weapons intel-
ligence rested solely with
him, taking on the issue in
his most direct and personal
terms in the 1,000-plus days
since the war's first shots.
"It is true that much of the
intelligence turned out to be
wrong," Bush said. "As pres-
ident, I'm responsible for the
decision to go into Iraq."
The president's mea culpa
was accompanied by a
robust defense of the
divisive war.
"Saddam was a threat -
and the American people
and the world is better off
because he is no longer in
power," Bush declared, as
he has before.
Democrats were not
moved by Bush's speech,
the last of four designed to
boost his credibility on the
war and the public's backing
for it.
'There was no reason for
America to go to war when


we did, the way we did, and
for the false reasons we
were given," said Sen.
Edward Kennedy, D-Mass.
Bush offered few qualms
about the failure to find any
weapons of mass destruc-
tion in Iraq. He said foreign
intelligence agencies -
including several for govern-
ments who didn't back his
decision to invade - also
believed before the war that
Saddam Hussein possessed
them. And he said his
administration has begun
making changes to the U.S.
intelligence apparatus to
head off future errors.
The president also con-
tended the Iraqi president
had intended to restart
weapons programs.
As in the past, Bush
acknowledged no regrets
about launching the war
despite the problems with
his initial justification. He
revisited a long list of other
previously cited. reasons,
including Iraqi violations of a
no-fly zone in its airspace,
Saddam's invasion of Kuwait
a decade earlier and Iraq's
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Israel kills four militants in airstrikes


ASSOCIATED PRESS
Palestinians try to remove the wreckage of a car after it was hit by an Israeli missile strike in Gaza City
Wednesday.


Young Palestinian activists


split from
By MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH
Associated Press
RAMALLAH, West Bank
- Young Palestinian activists
announced Wednesday
they're splitting from the rul-
ing Fatah movement and
forming their own party
ahead of next month's parlia-
mentary election, a bitter
blow to Prime MIinister
Mahmoud Abbas.
Kadoura Fares, a leader of
the young activists, told
reporters at the Ramallah.
election headquarters that
they had presented their own
list of candidates for the elec-
tion, just an hour before the
deadline for registering
candidates.
The move came minutes
after The wife of jailed upris-
ing leader Marwan
Barghouti entered election
leaduiiartef'"- tO formally
present ttir list-of candidates.
for the- new party, signaling
that Barghouti was leaving


ruling Fatah Party
Fatah. according to lists, with the
"We have registered an candidates at the top of the
independent party under the lists entering the parliament
name, The Future,' headed in proportion to the number
by Marwan Barghouti," Saeb of votes their parties
Nimr, Barghouti's campaign received. Higher places on
manager, told reporters. the lists give a better chance
Barghouti, serving five life of election - meaning the
terms in an Israeli prison, insertion of veterans would
has won West Bank primary push some of the younger
elections conducted by leaders out of contention.
Fatah, but veteran Fatah The other half of the par-
leaders, headed by Abbas, liament will be elected by
tried to insert old-guard fig- districts.
ures in the list ahead of the Former West Bank security
younger leaders, setting off a chief Jibril Rajoub and Gaza
rebellion., strongman Mohammed
Fatah officials later pre- Dahlan joined Barghouti in his
sented their list of candi- new party, Fatah leaders said.
dates, in effect finalizing the Fatah, the party of the late
split - but they said efforts leader Yasser Arafat, has
were 'still under way to unify ruled Palestinian politics for
the party. four decades. The :"old-
A split would give a boost guard" returned from :exile
to the Islamic militant group with Arafat in the mid-1990s,
Hamas, which is contesting a while many of the young
.parliamentary -lection fur i.activists..were iL the ,West
the first time. Bank and Gaza through the
Half of t- 13i2 members of years, struggling against
parliament will be elected Israeli occupation. '


By IBRAHIM BARZAK
Associated Press
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip-
Israeli missiles fired from the
air ripped apart two cars in
the Gaza Strip on Wednesday,
killing four Palestinian mili-
tants and wounding five other
people, including an Islamic
Jihad spokesman, the military
and Palestinians said.
The strikes came as the
Palestinians' ruling Fatah
party slid deeper into disarray
before the Jan. 25 parliamen-
tary vote, with a shootout
between rival factions in Gaza
and a top vote-getter threaten-
ing to split the movement as a
midnight deadline for
registering candidates loomed.
In marked contrast to
Fatah's chaos, the Islamic
militant group Hamas
unveiled its slate of parlia-
mentary candidates, naming


a well-known pragmatist to
head the list in an apparent
effort to woo mainstream
Palestinians.
Wednesday's airstrike in
eastern Gaza City was Israel's
third since it renewed the
practice of targeting militants
following a deadly suicide
bombing in Israel on Dec. 5.
Altogether, seven militants
have been killed.
The Israeli missile set off
explosives in the car, blasting
it to pieces, the military said.
Army footage filmed by a
drone aircraft showed a huge
column of black smoke
pouring from the stricken
vehicle.
Israel said the militants,
from the Popular Resistance
Committees, were on their way
to attack the Karni cargo cross-
ing, a vital lifeline for
Palestinian imports and
exports.


A Popular Resistance
spokesman who goes by the
name of Abu Saed vowed
revenge.
"The blood shed by the
Zionists will not be shed in
vain," he said. "We will retali-
ate and send them the mes-
sage that Palestinian sacrifice
does not come cheap."
The group was behind sev-
eral deadly attacks against
Israelis in Gaza, and some
link it with an October
2003 attack in which three
U.S. Marine guards were
killed in the bombing of a
U.S. Embassy convoy in Gaza.
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SPORTS


15, 2005


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Section B


THE SPORTS FAN


Fort White falls to Trenton


Mario Sarmento
Phone: 754-0420
msormento@laokecityreportercom

Great

season for

football

supporters

Each year, sports
banquets
provide the
rare opportuni-
ty not only for
coaches to thank their play-
ers for the season that just
ended, but for players to
reciprocate to the coaches
for their contributions.
They also provide the
opportunity to recognize
those who are largely for-
gotten, the people who
work behind the scenes to
provide all of the necessary
components for the players
and coaches to succeed -
from raising enough money
to buy jerseys and uni-
forms to providing
pregame meals for players.
These people are the
parents and the members
of a sport's booster
organization.
., At Fort White High,
thi_,-i who are firmly
behind the football team
call themselves the
Quarterback Club.
,And at the Fort White
football banquet on
Saturday, these parents and
boosters who arranged
dinners for players - and
were actually responsible
for putting together the
banquet itself - were
properly thanked for their
often overlooked
contributions to the team.
Quarterback Club
President Scott Gilmer
spent the evening thanking
his fellow parents and
boosters for all they had
done to help make the
season a success, noting
they often sacrificed their
time and money to help
make the players and
coaches' lives a little easier
during the hectic year.
Their efforts were not
lost on the coaches and
Athletic Director John
Wilson either, who went out
of their way to praise the
boosters for their help as
they do after every season.
Kathy Harrell received a
plaque for what Gilmer
called her "hard work and
dedication" during the
season. Amanda
Humphries was recognized
for organizing meals for the
junior varsity players, and
all of the members of the
Quarterback Club were
asked to stand in front of
the gathered audience to
receive some well-deserved
applause.
In this, a season in which
Fort White coaches and
players said the results of
their season were exempli-
fied best not.by one player
or play, but by the sum
efforts of the team, this
group of behind-the-scenes
workers was just as
pivotal to the outcome of
the season as the players
on the field.
And for that, they earned
thanks from not just the
players, but from everyone
associated with Indians
football.
They had a great season
too.
* Mario Sarmento covers
sports for the Lake City
Reporter.


Three Lady Indians
win their weight
classes Wednesday.
From staff reports

The Fort White High girls
weightlifting team was nar-
rowly defeated by Trenton
High on Wednesday, 41-31.
Kali Hunter was first in the
154-pound weight class with a
135-130-265 total. Amanda
Means won the Unlimited
weight class with a 105-100-
205 total. Christa Strickland
placed first in the 129s with a
100-95-195 total.
Alexi Hodson placed sec-
ond in the 139s with a 100-105-


205 total. Katie Coffey fin-
ished second in the 183s with
a 115-90-205 total. Ashley
Gonzalez was second in the
110s and Holly Polhill was sec-
ond in the 101s. Brett Sealey
placed third in the 110s and
Marie Sealey was third in the
119s.
The Lady Indians won their
first meet of the year in a tri-
meet against Union County
High and Eastside High on
Monday, 33-31-23.
Polhill took first place in the
101-pound weight class with a
50 bench, 55 clean-and-jerk
and 105 total. Hodson (139s)
was first with a 100-100-200
total. Means won the
Unlimited class with a


ASSOCIATED PRESS
Hoping to bolster their starting rotation, the World Series champion
Chicago White Sox agreed to acquire right-hander Javier Vazquez
from Arizona for right-hander Orlando Hernandez, reliever Luis
Vizcaino and minor league outfielder Chris Young, a baseball
official said Wednesday.


105-100-205 total.
Strickland was second in
the 139s with a 90-100-190
total, Lavelle Edwards placed
second in the 154s with an
85-95-180, Coffey was second
in the 183s with a 115-85-200
total, Gonzalez was second in
the 110s with a 65-70-135 total
and Marie Sealey was second
in the 119s with a 70-70-140
total.
Brett Sealey placed third in
the 10s with a 65-65-130 total,
and Jennifer Crosby was
fourth in the 154s.
The Lady Indians (1-2) plan
on participating in two meets
before the district meet on
Jan. 12, but those meets have
not yet been scheduled.


Deal is contingent
on players passing
their physical.
By RICK GANO
Associated Press
CHICAGO - General man-
ager Ken Williams' goal even
before the Chicago White Sox
won their first World Series in
88 years was to make the team
a perennial contender, not a
one-year wonder.
Chicago's latest move in a
busy offseason was to bolster
an already tough starting rota-
tion by agreeing to acquire
right-hander Javier Vazquez
from Arizona for right-hander
Orlando Hernandez, reliever
Luis Vizcaino and minor
league outfielder Chris


JENNIFER CHASTEEN/Lake City Reporter
Fort White High junior weighlifter Lisa Werzel clean-and-jerks
55 pounds at a recent meet.


Lady Tigers edge Baker County


CHS wins five
weight classes in
48-41 home victory.
By MARIO SARMENTO
msarmento@lakecityreporter.com
Columbia High won five
weight classes and Bake
County High won five weight
classes, but at the end of the
day the Lady Tigers dominat-
ed the higher divisions, and
that resulted in a narrow 48-41
win against the Lady Wildcats
on Wednesday.
"We're excited we won of
course but the maint thing is
we're just looking. at -getting,
ourselves better," Coach
Mitch Shoup said.
Oja Rollins had a personal
best in the bench press at
200 pounds, and she won the
Unlimited weight class with a
340 total.
Jolene Hill fell just short of
her personal best with a
125-130-255 total, but she still
won the 183-pound weight class.
"Last meet I got a 260, so I
went down," Hill said.
Kori Drake and Michelle
Maxson did set personal bests
in winning the 154- and
139-pound weight classes,
respectively.
Drake had a 100-140-240
total to win her class.
"I felt good, if I would have
gotten a 105 on the bench I
would have gotten a 245 total
and that would have been my
personal best," Drake said. "I
was disappointed I didn't get
105, but I was happy I got the
win." Drake wants to add anoth-
er 10-15 pounds on both her
bench and the clean-and-jerk by
the end of the season to achieve
her goal of reaching states.
Maxson won the 139s with
a 110-120-230 total.
"It's my best," she said. "I'm


MARIO SARMENTO/Lake City Reporter
Columbia High girls weightlifting coach Mitch Shoup (left) encourages Jennifer Kondrach on the bench press during the Lady Tigers'
48-41 win against Baker County High on Wednesday.


still going to try and get better
next time."
Tiffany Watson won the
169s with a 100-125-225 total.
Ashley Stalnaker tied for first
in the 110s with a 90-85-175
total, but she lost because she


weighed more than her Baker
County opponent.
Jamie Williams set a per-
sonal best with a 100 in the
clean-and-jerk on her last
attempt to earn three crucial
points for Columbia by


placing second.
Other second-place finishes
were Marvisha Smith (183),
Chelsea Blair (169), Jessica
Bullock (139), Alisa Ring
(Unlimited) and Manisha
Carter (199).


Lindsey Rich (154) and
Amanda Frampton (129)
placed third.
Columbia (3-0) is off until
Jan. 6, when the Lady Tigers
host Suwannee High at
4:15 p.m.


-Young.
The deal is contingent on the
players passing physical,
which were in the process of
being scheduled, and it must be
approved by commissioner Bud
Selig because Arizona is send-
ing the White Sox cash to help
pay part of Vazquez's salary.
The amount of cash wasn't
immediately known, but only 25
percent of it will be paid in 2006.
The agreement was con-
firmed Wednesday by a base-
ball official who spoke on con-
dition of anonymity because the
trade had not been finalized.
It would be the fourth major
offseason move by the White
Sox since Chicago won its first
World Series since 1917.
The White Sox re-signed
first baseman Paul Konerko,
traded center fielder Aaron


Rowand to the Phillies for DH
Jim Thome and acquired utili-
ty player Rob Mackowiak
from the Pirates for reliever
Damaso Marte. Chicago also
cut ties with two-time MVP
Frank Thomas and DH Carl
Everett by not offering them
salary arbitration.
Williams was not available
to comment on the trade
Wednesday. But during a con-
ference call Tuesday, he
expressed his philosophy on
changing the face of a
championship team.
"We're not looking to break
up anything, we're looking to
add to the equation," he said.
"We're looking to get better
and to get better for a longer
period of time. We just have to
VAZQUEZ continued on 3B


White Sox trade El Duque


to D-Backs for Vazquez


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Denver at Buffalo, 8:30 p.m.
Sunday's Games
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Cleveland at Oakland, 4:05 p.m.
Dallas atWashington, 4:15 p.m.
Atlanta at Chicago, 8:30 p.m.
Monday's Game
Green Bay at Baltimore, 9 p.m.


College playoffs


DIVISION 1-AA
Championship
Friday
At Finley Stadium/Davenport Field
Chattanooga,Tenn.
Northern Iowa (11-3) vs. Appalachian St.
(I 1-3), 8 p.m.
DIVISION III
Chamripionship
Saturday
Stagg Bowl
At Salem (Va.) Stadium.
Wisconsin-Whitewater (14-0) vs. Mount
Union, Ohio (13-1), I p.m.
NAIA
Championship
Saturday
AtJim Carroll Stadium
Hardin County,Tenn.
St: Francis, Ind. (13-0) vs. Carroll, Mont.
(13-0), 1 p.m.

BASKETBALL

NBA standings

EASTERN CONFERENCE
Atlantic Division .
W L Pct GB
Philadelphia 12 11I .522 -
New Jersey . 9 12 .429 2
Boston 9 12 .429 2
SNewYork' 6 15 .286 4'/h
Toronto 4 18 .182 7'/
Southeast Division
W L Pct GB
Miami . 12 10 .545 ' -
Washington 9 II .450 2
Orlando 9 II .450 2
Charlotte 6 17 .261 6'h
Atlanta .4 17 .190 7'h
Central Division
W. L Pct GB
Detroit 16 3 .842 -
Milwaukee 12 7 .632 4
Indiana 12 8 .600 4'/2
Cleveland 11I 9 .550 5h
Chicago II 10 .524. 6
/ WESTERN CONFERENCE
Southwest Division
W L Pct GB
San Antonio 17 4 .810 -
Dallas 15 6 .714 2
Memphis 13 7 .650 3 /
New Orleans 9 12 .429 , 8
Houston 7 12 .368 9
Northwest Division
W L Pct GB
Minnesota 12 8 .600 -
Denver 12 10 .545 '
Seattle 9 II .450 3
Utah 9 12 .429 3'/


Portland 6 14 .300
Pacific Division
W L Pct
LA. Clippers 14 7 .667
Phoenix 13 7 .650
Golden State 13 8 .619
LA. Lakers , II11 10 .524
Sacramento 10 13 .435
Tuesday's Games
Washington 94, New Jersey 74
Atlanta 100, Cleveland 94
Denver 101, Charlotte 85
Sacramento 93, Minnesota 91
Miami 100, Chicago 97
San Antonio 95, L.A. Clippers 87, OT
Golden State 1 0, Seattle 107, OT
Wednesday's Games
(Late Games Not Included)
Chicago 105,Toronto 94
Philadelphia 106,Atlanta 101
Detroit 109, Sacramento 98
Boston 85, Indiana 71
Orlando 105, New York 90
Charlotte 91, New Jersey 83
Miami at Milwaukee (n)
LA. Lakers at Memphis (n)
Phoenix at Dallas (n)
L.A. Clippers at New Orleans (n)
Portland at Utah (n)
Houston at Golden State (n)
Today's Games
Denver at Cleveland, 8 p.m.
San Antonio at Minnesota, 8 p.m.
Houston at Seattle, 10:30 p.m.
Friday's Games
Utah at Indiana, 7 p.m.
NewYork at Atlanta, 7 p.m.
Golden State atToronto, 7 p.m.
Milwaukee at Boston, 7:30 p.m.
Denver at New Jersey, 7:30 p.m.
Miami at Philadelphia, 8 p.m.
Chicago at Detroit, 8 p.m.
Phoenix at New Orleans, 8 p.m.
Orlando at Dallas, 9:30 p.m.


Seattle at Portland, 10 p.m.
Washington at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m.

College scores
Tuesday
EAST
Maine 64, Dartmouth 55
Villanova 62, Penn 55
SOUTH
DePaul 84, Wake Forest 81
Florida Atlantic 59, UCF 54
LSU 94, New Orleans 53
Louisiana Tech 85, Louisiana-Lafayette 78
Louisville 78, Chicago St. 54
Mississippi 77, Saint Louis 64


MIDWEST
N. Dakota St. 79, Denver 66
N. Illinois 62,Wright St. 42
SOUTHWEST
Ark.-Little Rock 72,Ark.-Pine Bluff 54
FAR WEST
Air Force 63, Saint Mary's, Calif. 51
Nevada 83, Seattle Pacific 57
New Mexico 71, New Mexico St. 68, OT
Oregon 75, Santa Clara 66

Top 25 schedule
Friday's Games
No. I I Washington vs. Eastern
Washington, 10 p.m.


No. 12 Michigan State vs. Cleveland State,
7 p.m.
Saturday's Games
No. 4 Louisville at No. 23 Kentucky, 2 p.m.
No. 5 Memphis at Mississippi, 3:30 p.m.
No. 6 Texas vs.Tennessee, 2 p.m.
No. 8 Oklahoma vs. Southern University,
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No. 10 Gonzaga vs.Virginia, 8 p.m.
No. 14 UCLA at Michigan, Noon
No. IS George Washington vs. Maryland-
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No. 16 Wake Forest vs. Princeton, 4 p.m.
No. 19 North Carolina vs. Santa Clara,
8 p.m.
No. 22 Iowa vs.Arizona State, 8 p.m.


No. 24 Arizona at Utah, 4 p.m.
No. 25 Houston at South Alabama, 6 p.m.

HOCKEY

NHL games

Tuesday's Games
Atlanta 7, Detroit 6
Carolina 5, Chicago 3
Florida 7, Nashville 3
Minnesota 4, N.Y. Islanders 3
Philadelphia 3, Columbus I
Vancouver 3, N.Y. Rangers 2
Montreal 5, Phoenix 2


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St. Louis 3, Pittsburgh 0
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Buffalo 4, Dallas 3
Washington at Los Angeles (n)
Tampa Bay atAnaheim (n)
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Columbus at Carolina, 7 p.m.
Vancouver at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.
Dallas at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m.
Atlanta at New Jersey, 7:30 p.m.
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LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS THURSDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2005


MIDDLE SCHOOL ROUNDUP


Falcons hoops still unbeaten


From staff reports

Lake City (6-0) continued
its unbeaten roll with a 61-27
home win over Richardson on
Monday. The Falcons previ-
ously dispatched Orange
Park, 59-38, at' home on
Thursday.
Marquis Morgan led the
scoring against the Wolves
with 23 points. Dexter Dye
scored 18 points and Jordan
Kirby tacked on 10. Ian
Benjamin scored six points
and Chris Dickey added four.
Against Orange Park, Dye
and Kirby- shared scoring
honors with 17 points apiece.
Morgan scored 11 points,
while Benjamin scored nine
and Tyler Johns scored five.

Lady Wolves basketball
Richardson's girls basket-'
ball team went 2-1 in its last
three games, all on the road,
and stands 3-1 on the season.
The Lady Wolves beat-Lake
City, 46-25, on Monday.
Sharmayne Edwards fired in
30 points; Da'Brea Hill scored
eight and Katrina Goodbread
scored six. Edwards and Hill
both hit two 3-pointers.
Richardson lost, 44-40, to
Fernandina Beach on Dec. 8.
Edwards scored 24 points,
with three treys. Goodbread
scored 10 points and Hill
added two 3-pointers.
The Lady Wolves crushed
Yulee, 55-7, on Dec. 2.
Edwards hit four 3-pointers
and finished with 23 points.
Hill popped three treys, while
Goodbread scored six points
and Michelle Fulton scored
three.

Falcons wrestling
Lake City's wrestling team
placed first in the nine-team
Cougar Growl Dual Team
Tournament at Green Cove
Springs on Saturda..
After receiving a first-round
bye, the Falcons defeated
Bolles/Bartram Trail, 81-12,
Orange Park, 59-46, and
Lakeside, 72-32, in the
championship round.
Lakeside placed second and
Orange Park was third.
Six Falcons won all three of
their matches - Ronnie
Graham (85-pound weight
class), Jimmy Rukab (125),
Brandon Young (130), Jeffery
Bell (171), Brach Bessant
(189) and Brad Abbott
(215/275).
Finishing 2-1 during the
tournament were Kody Ross
(75), Darren Burch (95), Tre'
Johns (103), Casey Wilcox
(135/140), Ridge Goodson
(152) and Justin Kennedy
(160). Nick Czaban (80),
Andrew Nettles (90), Barnibas
Madison (112) and Vincent
Corrao (119) went 1-2.



VAZQUEZ
Continued From Page 1B
be careful, especially in an,
exploding pitchers' market out
there."
New Diamondbacks general
manager Josh Byrnes did not
return a telephone message
left at his office.
The trade would give Arizona
a starter to replace Vazquez,
provide help in what was a
shaky bullpen and give the team
a young option in center field,
where Shawn Green played out
of position last season.
Vazquez filed a formal trade
demand Nov. 10, the right of
veteran players dealt during
multiyear contracts. Arizona
had until March 15 to trade
him or risk having Vazquez
become a free agent.
He is owed $11.5 million next
year and $12.5 million in 2007.
Vazquez was obtained by
the New York Yankees from
Montreal after the 2003 sea-
son and was an All-Star in his
first season with New York,
going 14-9 with a 4.75 ERA.


But he won just one of his last
nine regular-season starts and
was traded to Arizona last
January as part of the deal that
sent Randy Johnson to the
Yankees. Hewent 11-15 with a
4.42 ERA for the
Diamondbacks this year.


Lake City lost one of its
captains for the season when
Jason Harrison broke his
ankle on Wednesday.

Richardson soccer
Richardson soccer was
swept by Suwannee, with the
girls losing a 2-1 squeaker and



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Page Editor: Mario Sarmento, 754-0420 LAKE CITY REPORTER OUTDOORS THURSDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2005


ATVs banned in Alapaha riverbed


From staff reports

LIVE OAK - Law enforce-
ment officers soon will begin
issuing citations to persons who
operate ATVs and other vehi-
cles in the Alapaha riverbed and
on its banks, in violation of
Suwannee River Water
Management District rules.
The District will post warning
signs at locations known to be
entrance points for riders,
including near the bridge at
State Road 6 and U.S. 41 in
Hamilton County. Until signs are
posted, officers will explain the
rule to violators, issue warnings
and ask riders to leave the area.
The rule banning motor-
ized vehicles was adopted by
the District governing board
in late 2004 and amended ear-
lier this year following publi-
cation of a Department of
Environmental Protection
report describing ecological
damage associated with the
use of vehicles in the fry
riverbed and on its banks.
Damage cited in the report
includes destruction of vege-
tation, significant bank ero-
sion, and smothering of habi-
tats important for fish and
wildlife. The report recom-
mended that motorized vehi-
cles be kept out of the entire
river system, including the
floodplain, river banks and
riverbed to prevent further
environmental damage.
The rule has been incorporat-
ed into Chapter 40B-4.3040,
Florida Administrative Code,
and states: "It is prohibited for
any person to operate any
motorized vehicle within a work
of the (water management) dis-
trict that includes the channel of
a stream as defined by the nor-
mally recognized bank. Law
enforcement officers, during


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the normal course of their
duties, are exempt from this
rule."
Chapter 373 of the Florida
Statutes authorizes the
District to make such rules,
and section 613 states that a
violation of the rule is a


second-degree misdemeanor,
punishable by a fine of up to
$500 or up to 60 days in jail.
"District lands are open for
recreational opportunities
such as hiking, biking and
fishing, and we even allow lim-
ited ATV use at Mallory


Swamp during non-hunting
season," said Jon Dinges,
District director of resource
management. "But our high-.
est priority is the protection of
our natural resources and in
most cases, ATV use is not
compatible with that goal."


Pigeon fanciers try

to breed for speed


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By LYNN BREZOSKY
Associated Press

OLMITO, Texas - The
first thing to know about the
hundreds of pigeons cooing
in the wood-and-chicken wire
lofts behind Ed Marshall's
home is that these birds
aren't anything like the
pigeons that bum for stale
bread crumbs at city parks.
"These are thorough-
breds, like Kentucky Derby
horses," Marshall says
proudly.
"Pound for
pound, they "There
are the most concern t
athletic ani- would
mals in the
world." her
Marshall
raises racing - Deone
pigeons, spokeswoman
making him City American R
among a Uni
small group
of devotees
in an ancient
sport. The feeding, the
breeding, the careful check-
ing of feathers and wings -
all are practices shared by
historic figures such as
Noah, Kublai Khan, Charles
Darwin and Mike Tyson.
A racing pigeon's heart is
nearly twice the size of other
pigeons. It flies at an average
speed of 40 mph to 60 mph,
with one fancier in Dallas
claiming a bird reached a
speed of 100 mph. It is a vari-
ety of the homing pigeon, a
descendant of the rock dove,
with the uncanny ability to
find its way back to its loft
from wherever it is released.
It has 5,000 years of
human. matchmaking


imprinted in its DNA, fine-
tuned over the past two cen-
turies for racing - a sport
thriving in Europe, Asia and
the Middle East, but waning
in the United States.
"We really want to get
more people interested,"
Marshall says.
Marshall is a member of
the Tip of Texas Racing
Pigeon Club, which has
11 members in two southern
Texas counties. It is among
approximately 600 clubs in
the American
Racing Pigeon
was a Union.
he sport Each fancier
Finish has a unique
tale of how he
. got into it,
most dating to
Zoberts, childhood.
or Oklahoma Marshall
acing Pigeon learned from
n his father back
in Missouri; he
remembers
being a kid
waiting by the loft for the
pigeons to come home.
Mike Roark learned the
sport in Iowa. Victor Valdez
learned it on the rooftops of
Brooklyn, N.Y.
To spread interest, the
American Racing Pigeon
Union encourages members
to take their passion to
schools and give demonstra-
tions at libraries and -civic
groups.
"There was a concern the
sport would vanish here,"
says Deone Roberts, spokes-
woman for the Oklahoma
City-based organization. She
says membership is increas-
ing about 3 percent each
year.


New Web site launched for hunters FWC lowers Gulf red grouper bag limit


From staff reports

A new Web site,
www.huntersonly.com, has
been launched for the hunters
of Florida. The Web site is to
hunters, from hunters, by
hunters, for hunters, to enjoy
their favorite pastime online.
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or industry-related, but it is a
site for the average everyday
outdoorsman to visit and not
be bothered by pop-up ads,
banner ads, or any advertising
at all. It is to share stories,
photos, ideas and advice, to
trade or swap, or buy or sell,
for less than 1.4 cents per day.
For more information, call
Olen Grimes at (6.10) 444-
6544, or e-mail him at



Gopher tortoise
stakeholders
establish
framework

From staff reports

Nearly 50 Floridians con-
cerned about gopher tortoises
declared their commitment to
work together to explore new
ways to protect the species.
Participants gathered in
Lecanto .on Dec. 9 to establish
a framework for a gopher
tortoise stakeholder group.
The diverse group of stake-
holders reviewed and
approved a draft governance
model, which outlines the pur-
pose of the group and provides
guidelines for how it will
operate.
Also, the gopher tortoise
stakeholder group group
created a 27-member steering
committee, consisting of
18 primary members and nine
alternates, who will act as
voting representatives.
These voting representa-
tives will act on behalf of indi-
viduals and organizations that
share similar opinions and
interests.
Steering committee mem-
bership is spread across nine
interest groups.
Membership in the gopher
tortoise stakeholder group is
open to anyone interested in
participating.
� Meeting dates will be
announced at MyFWC.com.


olen@huntersonly.com.
E The Florida Fish and
Wildlife Conservation Comm-
ission (FWC) investigators
recently arrested three people
selling oysters they harvested
from the red tide-contaminat-
ed waters near the Shired
Island area in Dixie County.
FWC officers charged
Robert Milton Forehand, 55,
Cross City, Anne Nightingale
Forehand, 50, and Billy Ray
Forehand, 54, both of Old
Town, Nov. 23 on a variety of
charges including illegal har-
vest and sale of oysters from a
closed area and failure to
obtain required licenses to
harvest or sell saltwater
products.
The Florida Department of


Agriculture and Consumer
Services designated all zones
in the Shired Island area
closed to oyster, clam and
mussel harvest since Oct. 29
because of- red tide
contamination along the coast.
FWC investigators and offi-
cers went undercover to the
Shired Island campground
where the three Forehands
lived. Officers established a
relationship with the trio and
bought 118 oysters and 19 live
blue crabs from them. After
documenting the evidence,
the officers returned the live
products to the water.
Undercover officers also
established that the defen-
dants had knowledge of com-
mercial fishing laws and rules.


From staff reports

The Florida Fish and
Wildlife Conservation
Commission (FWC)
approved a rule that lowers
the recreational bag limit for


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sports experiences. Include


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from your youth and photos of
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his game.
* ShaIre lamnily secrets.
Create a cookbook with
favorite foods that you can
make together. Or include
tried-and-true instructions on
how to build a treehouse or
dollhouse. These insider tips
can be saved and shared with
future generations.
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family, baby and childhood
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the images as the child grows
older and mention how cloth-
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gone. Children often love to
look at older photos, especial-
ly those of close relatives.
Many neighborhood photo
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Holiday Stress


(MS) - The ..
holidays are full of .
annual events -
parties, gifts, dec-
orating and more.
Sure, it's all in
good fun, but
sometimes you .
spend so much /
time doing those
activities that you ',
have no time left
for yourself. Here '
are some easy
ways to get back
some sanity dur- Take the str
ing the holidays.
1. Shop via
phone or catalog
so you don't have to stand in
line at the store. Many mer-
chants offer free shipping.
2. Make your home festive
by inviting friends or family
over for a decorating party.
That way, it can all be done in
one day, and you can visit with
people at the same time.
3. Instead of baking 20 dif-
ferent types of holiday cook-
ies, ask each family member
for his or her favorite kind and
make those.
4. Sign and address holiday
cards in advance. Make your
life even easier by using a
computer database to print
addresses on envelopes. You
can add a personal note when
you are ready to mail them.
5. Instead of hosting one


ess out


gathering of your childhood
friends, another of your work
friends and yet another of
your husband's friends, com-
bine groups. While it will be a
larger gathering, you'll only
have to entertain once. And
don't feel the need to whip up
a three- course homemade
feast. Make it easy on yourself
by catering the party or mak-
ing it a potluck.
6. Don't spend hours clean-
ing your house from head to
toe. Hire a cleaning person.
It's an expense that's well
worth it!
7. Set a limit on the number
of holiday invitations you
accept. If you feel badly about
declining, offer to help the
hosts set up before or clean up


.. after.
8. It's okay to
take a year off
from flying to
visit relatives
- and family. And
it's also okay to
pass on sending
out holiday
cards this year.
9. Keep the
focus on the
S people at the
/ event, not what
" . kind of food you
ings simple, serve. It's okay
S p to serve one
kind of cookie,
one plate of
cheese and crackers, and
basic beverages. As long as
your guests have something
to eat and drink, they'll be
smiling!
10. If someone offers to
bring food to your holiday
party, don't be a martyr. Say
yes! Make a short list of items
that are nonperishable and
portable (like bottled soda or
rolls) and assign a guest to
bring them when asked.
Keep the spirit of the sea-
son in mind at all times. The
holidays aren't a race to see
who buys their presents first
or who makes the best cook-
ies. Do the best you can, and
enjoy! TF04C917


Embrace the History and Beauty of

Natural Diamonds


(MS) - Nicole Kidman -
movie star, mom and fashion-
ista - is inarguably a trend-
setter. That's why when
Kidman wore a stunning, 195-
carat natural green rough dia-
mond necklace designed by
L'Wren Scott for Bvlgari to the
76th Academy Awards, people
took notice.
The stunning necklace
truly showcases Mother
Nature's true beauty as the
stones are left in their original
rough state before they are
polished and set. Natural dia-
monds have so many inherent
qualities that make them not
only fashionable but also
extremely desirable. Each nat-
ural diamond is different, with
tiny inclusions or birthmarks
that are invisible to the naked
eye but unique to each stone.
The process of turning these
miracles of nature into jewelry
is a difficult process, requir-
ing the handiwork of skilled
artisans. Learn just how dia-
monds have risen to stardom.
BIRTH OF DIAMONDS
One of nature's greatest
miracles, the story of the daz-
zling gem began more than 3
billion years ago when dia-
monds formed as pure crys-
tals of carbon resting deep
within the earth. Under
extreme heat and pressure,


Nicole Kidman knows what's
hip. She sported the latest trend
in diamonds, a sparkling 195-
carat natural green rough dia-
mond necklace to the 76th
Academy Awards. '

these carbon formations were
brought to the surface in hot
magma, where they solidified
into igneous rock .known as
kimberlite.
Mining and processing
these Kimberlite deposits
requires hundreds of people
and sophisticated, advanced
technology. Since only one in
200 Kimberlites will yield
enough diamonds to continue
the recovery process, explor-
ing potential mining sites is
difficult and laborious. And


Give the Gift of


PEACE...


mining these deposits is only
the beginning: to recover the
diamonds, the Kimberlite
goes through many stages of
crushing and processing.
WHO MAKES THE CUT?
Diamonds are next sorted
and valued into over 16,000
categories, based on shape,
quality, color and size. Then,
to reveal their true beauty and
brilliance, the diamonds are
cut and polished. The skill of
diamond cutting has been
passed down from generation
to generation by highly skilled
artisans. It is a painstaking
process that those with such
knowledge and capability take
seriously.
JEWELRY SHOWCASE
Now, the most glamorous
part of a diamond's journey
begins. It's time for the dia-
mond to find its place in a jew-
elry design. Like diamond cut-
ting, the art of jewelry design
is centuries old. Today's
designers offer intricate detail
and styling that appeals to all
generations. Diamond jewelry
is, as always, a cherished gift.
A good online resource for
diamonds is www.adiamondis-
forever.com. The site offers
valuable tips and information
about buying diamond jewel-
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Countdown to New Year's Eve


Bring the party to you by host-
ing your own New Year's Eve
bash.


Each year, couples and fam-
ilies begin the annual tradi-
tion of making plans for New
Year's Eve, often much before
the start of the holiday sea-
son. Each person asks anoth-
er and another, in search of
something to do.. The search
usually comes up fruitless,
until about December 30th,
when people are left scram-
bling for dinner reservations
or a party to attend.
This year, bring the party to
you by hosting a New Year's
Eve bash at your home. It's
easy, it's fun and it's a built-in
New Year's Eve plan! Follow


these tips and you'll ring in
the New Year with a bang!
INVITATIONS
Invites should include the
basics of time, place and
directions. Also, indicate the
attire. If it's going to be a casu-
al jeans and T-shirt event or a
more formal evening gown
and tuxedo type of evening,
that's something guests need
to know. Get creative with
your invites. Take a card and
attach party horns. Cut an
invitation in the shape of a
champagne flute or party hat.
Toss some confetti into the


envelope for a festive flair.
FOOD AND DRINK
Stock up on finger foods
like chips and dip in advance.
Arrange all food on platters,
cover with foil and place in the
refrigerator until guests
arrive. If you are serving din-
ner, do some planning.
Remember, everyone else has
the same idea! For sandwich-
es or salads from the local
deli, order in advance or see if
they offer New Year's Eve
platters that often include side
dishes or drinks. If you are
bringing in take-out like


Chinese food or pizza, be sure
to allow for enough pick up or
delivery time.
For drinks, offer a mix of
alcoholic beverages like beer,
wine and of course cham-
pagne, and nonalcoholic
drinks such as water and
soda. Brew up a pot of coffee
and hot water for tea for
guests who need an extra
dose of caffeine.
THE ROOM
Everyone wants to see the
ball drop in Times Square.
Turn on all the TVs in your
house for' guests who are


milling about. Consider bor-
rowing a large TV if you don't
have one so guests in the
main area can all take in the
countdown.
GAMES AND ACTIVITIES
Occupy guests until the
countdown. You can have
everyone make resolutions
and bury them in a time cap-
sule. If kids are present, you
can have them make noise-
makers by placing beans, rice
or beads in plastic drink bot-
tles.
Happy New Year!
TF04C918


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homemade and store-bought
varieties. From pastries and
pies to cakes and cookies, hol-
*iday giving for neighbors, col-
leagues and friends often con-
sists of ethereal edibles.
Gwen Willhite, founder of
Cookies by Design@, the
originator of the hand-deco-
rated Cookie Bouquet, says
food gifts shouldn't be limited
to a plate of cookies or pan of
brownies. Gwen's mission is
to personalize her treats with
finishing touches that add
sparkle and emotion. She
offers the following guide-
lines for those who want to do
the same.
1. "Eat"-ertain: Instead of
insisting on picture-perfect
cookies, involve your children
in the decorating process.
Make cookies at home, or buy


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companies like Cookies by
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let your children find their
inner artist. The time spent
together is priceless, as will
be the resulting art. You can
always augment their cre-
ations with your own or with
professionally decorated holi-
day selections.
2. Give for the recipient:
Shoppers often select designs
based on their own prefer-
ences without considering
who -is getting the gift.
Account for the particulars of
your recipient - gender, reli-
gious affiliation,, hobbies,
allergies, age and occupation
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might enjoy an arrangement
featuring plants and seed
.packets more than a themed
holiday selection.
3. Find the right level:
Sometimes, a food gift is not
enough, but may perfectly
complement another gift. For
example, an individually deco-
rated cookie makes a perfect
gift topper and adds to the
overall value of the gift. Or, if
paper greeting cards aren't
quite enough, consider giving
cookies with messages on
them instead.
4. Host with the most: For
the host or hostess, planning
a party, decking the halls and
getting through the gift list
can be overwhelming.
Consider using food as deco-
rations to cut preparation time
in half. Cookie bouquets
(homemade or from Cookies
by Design) are ideal for cen-


terpieces, and individual
cookies can be used as orna-
ments or even place cards.
Other table decorations could
include a cheesecake on a
cake stand with some fruit,
and there's nothing better
than a gingerbread house to
decor-"eat."
5. Shop for ideas: Each
year, new gift ideas are abun-
dant. Whether you buy the lat-
est and greatest or let them
inspire you to create your
own, it's good to know what's
out there.
For ideas on creative con-
fections, or to share your own
with others, visit www.cook-
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you're having caricatures of
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cookies in icing, or staging
decorating parties for your
daughter's class at school, all
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Newlyweds Can Survive the Holidays


You've recently taken the
plunge and decided that mar-
ried life is for you. By now you
may have grown accustomed
to each other's idiosyncrasies
(he leaves a trail of dirty
clothes throughout the house;
she over-plans and over-ana-
lyzes), but are you ready to
take on the extended family?
Sure, you may have attend-
ed your share of family gath-
erings as a couple and
learned a little about what
makes your in-laws tick. But
often when couples are in the
"dating stage," members of
the family put on a show that
masks their unpleasantries or
quirks. Now that you're "part
of the family," you may get a
lesson in reality, especially
during this hectic holiday sea-
son when high jinks seem to
be in full force.

CHOOSING SIDES?
Every family has holiday
traditions. Maybe yours
included a morning spent
opening gifts by the tree
Christmas morning and then
a holiday feast. Your spouse
may have grown up in a house
where a dinner out at a restau-
rant'was the norm. But now
that you're a couple with two
distinct families vying for
your attention, it can be over-
whelming deciding how and
where to spend your holidays.
Here are some scenarios to
help .balance your time
between both families:
* Divide and conquer -
Spend equal time with both
sides of the family. Perhaps
your family gets an early start
to the festivities and your
spouse's side starts later on.
Visit your side first and then
make the trip to the other
side. If there is a great dis-
tance between the two loca-
tions, consider spending one
year with your family and
next year with his.
* Merry mingle -
Consider hosting the holiday
as a couple. Invite members
of both sides of the family. It
will let everyone get to know
one another on a more inti-
mate level than they were
allowed over cocktails at your.
Wedding-reception. Keep con-
versations general and light;
avoid controversial topics that
might cause offense.
* Throw in the towel -
you can't please everyone. If
your new holiday traditions
are not well received by other
family members, opt to stay at
home, alone or with friends,
or others who have no plans.

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for making it through the hol-
idays unscathed. However,
these pointers can make it
less painful:
* Accept it. You're the new
girl or guy, and it may take


under their wing.
e Be patient. You may be
meeting or spending time
with distant members of your
spouse's family for the first
time. Expect tons of ques-
tions, especially from that
aunt who loves gossip.
o Keep your opinions to
yourself (at least until you're
out of earshot on on the way
home). If the turkey was dry
or the dessert was dismal,
or the dessert was dismal,


grin and bear it. Offending
your hosts will not win brown-
ie points and could create
unnecessary rifts in the fami-
ly.
* Stay thick-skinned. If
you're hosting an event,
accept that there will be criti-
cism. Everyone believes his
or her way is the right way.
Humor the advice and just
nod in agreement, regardless
of what is said.
* Expect surprises. No fam-
ily is perfect, and you may
learn a little more than you
hoped for when the alcoholic
beverages are flowing. Also,
don't be surprised if there is a
family argument or another
shocker. People love to save
those moments for the holi-
days!
* Relax and de-stress. It's
bound to be hectic. Set aside
some quiet time listening to
relaxing music or taking a
stroll to get away from all the
commotion.
* Stick together. Your
spouse and you are a team
now. Work out your prefer-
ences and make holiday deci-
sions before you commit. This
way, you'll be on the same
page and won't risk getting
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and other occasions.
But, for something that does-
n't really have a purpose, ties
have been a component of
fashion for a long time.
Ties date back hundreds of
years. In 1660, a
regiment of victori-
ous soldiers from
the Austro-
Hungarian Empire
visited Louis XIV
in Paris. The sol-
diers were wearing
brightly colored
silk handkerchiefs
around their
necks. Fashion-
conscious Louis,
liked the handkerchiefs so
much that he made them an
insignia of royalty.
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England. There, a man was
considered well-dressed if he
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strings, plaid, ribbon, lace and
embroidered linen. And there
was no one way to knot it as
nearly 100 different knots
were worn.
Americans imported their
ties from Europe until the


Civil War. Slowly, the
American tie industry flour-
ished, rivaling European ties
by the early 1900s. But in the
1960s, people wore less for-
malwear, bringing a decline to
tie wear. However by the mid


1970s, the tie regained its
fashion status and has since
maintained its berth in men's
wardrobes.

BUYING A TIE
With so many ties to choose
from, you shouldn't just go
into to the store and
purchase the first tie
you see. When buying
a tie, consider these
tips from
TieGuide.com.
* Make sure it ties a
knot well.
* Check the materi-
als. The best are silk
or a polyester-silk
blend. The inside of
the tie should be lined
with stiff material like 100 per-
cent wool or a wool mixture to
give it shape.
* Inspect the tie closely and
carefully, looking for any
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X9w years 'Eve Gala" here, at Camp Weed and
Cerveny Conference Center. 9Never before have we
offeredan opportunity like this, together together,
feast, revel and enjoy an evening of music with
dancing.

( /he evening begins with a Cocktail Hourfromn
7:00pm until 8:00pm, with complimentary Hors
d'oeurves and music by 'Kpn and Tammy Michai.

M' romptly at 8:00pmr the Buffet will open for a
culinary experience unsurpassed in the area
including *Desserts made to order, right in front of
you by our own Chef Charles.

Q after Dinner, dance the night away with Ron
and Maggie Chiarenza and at Midnight, via five
broadcast, watch the ball drop from Times Square
to bring in 2006.

fost per person is $75.00, which includes all of
the above plus, Party Favors and Mixers.

(D s always, 'ByOB and Champagne of course!

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Onion, Carrot powers and Button Mushrooms, roasted and mied
with a BasitPesto Sauce.
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Mushroomed, !Roasted Golden 'Yitkon Potatoes with Rosemary
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ARIES (March 21-April
19): Get busy running.
around and picking up things
that you have on your list. You
can feel confident that you
have just about everything in
order. Pick up a little some-
thing for someone who has
helped you out in the past.

TAURUS (April 20-May
20): Keep your mind off your
personal worries and on your
work today. Anger will only
lead to trouble. Don't let emo-
tional matters lead to over-
spending. Attend an
industry-related event. ***
, GEMINI (May 21-June
20): You will be one step
ahead of everyone else today.
Your ideas will lead to some
great gift-buying and surpris-
es you can begin to incorpo-
rate for someone who is
special to you. A little thought
can end up saving you money.

CANCER (June 21-July
22): Get over whatever little
melodrama is going on in
your personal life and look at
the big picture. You can dazzle
everyone with your intelligent


THE LAST WORD
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decisions and suggestions. A
chance to advance
professionally is evident.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22):
Today is all about you. Do a
little shopping - you are like-
ly to find something spectacu-
lar. An unusual happening will
make you even more interest-
ed in the person you are
closest to. ****
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept.
22): Don't hold your breath:
If you think someone is going
to look out for you, think
again. Sudden changes
regarding a partnership can
be expected. You'll have to
watch your spending habits
today. Losses are likely. **
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct.
22): You will get along much
better with friends than with
your loved ones today. You
will find a perfect gift for
someone you really want to
surprise. A lesson will be
learned through an encounter
you have. *****


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by Luis Campos
Celebrity Cipher cryptograms are created from quotations by famous people, past and present.
Each letter in the cipher stands for another.
Today's clue: J equals V
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time and again he had reached out for the impossible." - Max Weber
(c) 2005 by NEA, Inc. 12-15


SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov.
21): Money will be' the issue
today. You can settle a debt,
sign or formulate a contract or
even move from one position
to another. But don't fool
yourself into thinking that the
grass is always greener on the
other side of the fence. ***
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-
Dec. 21): Someone you
thought you could trust may
be trying to take advantage of
you in more ways than one.
An abrupt alteration in plans
will send you into a tailspin.
Try not to let your surprise be
known. In the end you will
come out on top. ***
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-
Jan. 19): Problems due to
secrets can make your life dif-
ficult today. Try to keep
things out in the open. You
can make a professional
change, but make sure that
the deal you make is a good
one. Get everything in
writing. ***
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-
Feb. 18): Be careful with
whom you share your secrets.
You should try to do some-
thing special for the person
you are closest to. Keep your
financial matters to yourself,
and don't donate to worthless
causes. *****
PISCES (Feb. 19-March
20): Someone in your person-
al life will be out of sorts
today. Don't push him or her
into discussing what's wrong.
Leave well enough alone and
get on with money-making
ventures that can help you pay
for all the little extras. **


DEAR ABBY


Dad gets a dressing down

for parading around nude


DEAR ABBY: The letter
about the man who parades
around naked in front of his .
daughters after his shower
prompts my letter. His stated
reason is he claims he's hot
and needs to air-dry his hem-
orrhoids. Well, my advice for
him is to wrap a towel around
his waist, go straight to his
bedroom, shut the door and
do his "airing" there. Then if'
he wants, he can stand on his
head and air-dry them as long
as he darn well pleases. When
he's done, he can get dressed
and join the family. And if this
doesn't please him, send him
to a shrink. - SIMPLE
SOLUTION, TWIN FALLS,
IDAHO
DEAR SIMPLE: The mail
that poured in regarding that
letter - and scolding me for
my lighthearted answer -
was all over the map on this
subject. Your solution is a
good one, but read on:
DEAR ABBY: My father
also did that, and I turned out
just fine. I'm female,
37, happily married with no
emotional scars. Unless the
wife has reason to think he's a
predator, she should relax.
Americans - and I am one -
are far too hung up on nudity.
- BETFINA IN
CROSSVILLE, TENN.
DEAR ABBY: Only people
with dirty minds equate
nudity (especially that of a
family member) with sex.
Those girls are probably so


Abigail Van Buren
www.deorabby.com
used to it by now they think
nothing of it. I suspect this is a
power struggle between the
husband and wife, and it's
none of the mother-in-law's
business. - DISGUSTED
IN CANADA
DEAR ABBY: The father's
actions are criminal. He's
sexually abusing the eyes and
emotions of those unwilling
witnesses. The wife and
mother-in-law should docu-
ment the times and dates of
these assaults. With that
documentation they can force
Dad into therapy long enough
to root out the evil beginnings
of this perverse behavior. -
PSYCHOTHERAPIST
FROM NEW JERSEY
DEAR ABBY: I am
European. For us, it is
completely normal to see our
parents naked. There is
nothing abnormal or wrong
about it. - YASMINE (U.S.
AIR FORCE)
DEAR ABBY: I almost
spewed my coffee when I saw
the letter about the guy letting
his hemorrhoids air-dry in
front of his daughters. Can I
say one word here? Bathrobe!


- PAUL IN FAIRBORN,
OHIO
DEAR ABBY: You should
have advised "Disgusted" to
tell her daughter to try once
more to calmly and intelli-
gently reason with her hus-
band. And if that doesn't do
the trick, the daughter should
inform her mother-in-law
about his behavior. One call
from his mother, and I'll bet
the practice would stop! -
VIVIAN IN
MASSACHUSETIS
DEAR ABBY: I'd get a
video camera and film him
without his knowledge. Then,
when his family comes to visit
over the holidays, I'd
announce that I have a
"special home video" to show.
Maybe when everyone has
seen him like that, her
husband will make an appoint-
ment with a surgeon to have
those hemorrhoids removed.
- BERNIE IN AYLETT,
VA.
DEAR ABBY: I had a sim-
ilar problem with my husband
and son. Every night they'd
come to the dinner table and
eat their meal shirtless.
Finally, I decided I'd had
enough - so I calmly took off
my shirt and proceeded to eat
my meal. (They got the
message!) - DAWNELLE
IN ALTUS, OKLA.

0 Write Dear Abby at P.O. Box
69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069.


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DENNIS M. ROEMER
ROEMER CLEANING & PAINTING
WILL SELL ITEMS OWNED BY JA-
SON PHILLIPS AND SAMANTHA A.
LOURCEY OF 196 SW BRENTWOOD
WAY, LAKE CITY, FL 32056 ON
JANUARY 5, 2006.
04501007
DECEMBER 15, 22, 2005



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To be held 12/30/2005, 8:00am at
Bryant's Tire and Towing
1165 E. Duval Lake City FL32055
05509028
December 15, 2005


Legal

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, THIRD JU-
DICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR CO-
LUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA
CASE NO. 05-470-CA
LENVIL H. DICKS,
Plaintiff
vs.
GLENN L. MYERS and
JOY A. SITZER
Defendants.
NOTICE OF ACTION
TO: GLENN L. MYERS and
JOY A. SITZER
LAST KNOW ADDRESS"
146 NW Rebet Place . ,,
Lake City,'Florida 32025 , . .
YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to
foreclose a mortgage on ithe following
property in Columbia County, Florida:
Lot 2, Block C, Pine Hills Addition, a
subdivision as recorded in Plat Book 6,
pages 36-36A, Columbia County, Flori-
da.
has been filed against you and you are
required to serve a copy of your written
defenses, if any, to it on Eddie M. An-
derson, Plaintiff's attorney, whose ad-


Computer Services Services


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Virus or Spyware problems? I'll fix
any computer problem, guaranteed.
Call Dave at 352-870-7467.

Concrete Work

JSH CONCRETE INC.
Slabs, footings, drives, etc. Licensed
& Insured. Home Owner Discounts.
Call 386-719-99.18

Painting Service

N & N: We come from the old
school. Affordable painting &
pressure washing. Since 1952. Save
$100 on all paint jobs by calling:
386-965-0482 or 386-697-6237
Free Estimates.

Nick's Painting & Pressure
Washing. 20 yrs exp. Quality Work,
Free Estimates. Will Meet or Beat
all other Estimates. 386-344-4242
Painting & Handyman Service
Painting, Home Repair, Remodel,
Drywall Repair, & Pressure Wash
Call Mike Lainhart 386-454-7060

Home Improvements

MITCHELL / HILGERSON LLC
Kitchen & Bath Remodeling.'
Electrical repairs, Carpentry.
Paint & Trim Call 386-365-9909

Home Maintenance

Grey Wolf Enterprises
Custom Site Built Sheds
& Vinyl siding. Home Maint.
& Improvements All Major Credit
Cards Accepted Call For Estimate
386-697-6765

Lawn & Landscape Service

Custom Cuts Lawn & Landscape.
Customized lawn care, sod, trim-
ming, design. Com. & Resd. Lic. &
insured. Call 386-496-2820 Iv msg.

TIME TO MULCH
Make your flower beds look like
new. Delivered & spread or just
delivery. 386-935-6595


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Wash & Vac $ 25.00.
Total Works- $ 80.00.
We will come to you 386-965-4987
FREE CLEANUP.
Pick up of unwanted metals,,
tin, scrap vehicles.
386-755-0133 We Recycle.

Drywall Services

DRYWALL Hang, Finish;
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Interior & Exterior Painting.
386-752-2412

Pressure Cleaning

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Lic. & Insured,
Free Estimates.
Call 386-755-2065

Land Services

w Bulldozer Work! Tractor
work, root raking, bush hogging,
seeding, sodding, disking, site prep
& landscape work. Custom Lawn
care. Irrigation Repair &
Installation. Free Estimate!
Call 755-3890 or (386) 623-3200

Woodworking

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Unique Wood, Designs and
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Tree Service

Hazardous TREE TRIMMING,
removal & stump grinding. Senior
discount. 15 years experience.
386-590-7798 or 386-963-3360
On Top Tree Service
Tree Removal & Trimming.
Licensed & Insured. Call for Free
Esimate. 386-623-0298

Bankruptcy/Divorce

#1 IN BUSINESS SERVICES
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248 N Marion Av. 755-8717


Legal

dress is Post Office Box 1179, Lake
City, Florida 32056-1179, within thirty
(30) days after the first publication of
this notice, and file the original with the
Clerk of this Court either before service
on Plaintiff's attorney or immediately
thereafter; otherwise, a default will be
entered against you for the relief de-
manded in the complaint or petition.
DATED ON December 5th, 2005.
P. DEWITT CASON
As Clerk of the Court
by: /s/ J. MARKHAM
Deputy Clerk.




010 Announcements

The Joy Riders II of Lake City, FL
will host there 6th annual toy give
away on December 17 at the
Columbia County Fair Ground
starting at 12:00 noon to 3:00 pm.
386-867-1623

020 Lost & Found
Lost 12/7/05: White/Gold Anniver-
sary Ring. Reward. 386-752-8806

LOST SOLID Gray Cat. on Nov 22
No Stripes or spots.
West side of Lake City. Reward!!
386-344-4262
REWARD FOR any information
leading to the arrest and conviction
of the person who stole the Coleman
Powermate 5000 watt generator
from 1717NW Vanvorst Ct. Please
Contact Columbia Couinty Sheriff
386-752-3222 or Eric Vanvorst
386-754-9517

060 Services
CLEAN FREAKS
Mobile Auto Detailing at your home
or office. Complete Details starting
at $55.00 Call 386-623-1052
100n Job
100 Opportunities
!! LOOK! LOOK !!
You Too Can Sell Real Estate!
BIG BUCKS!
Call 386-466-1104

*YELLOW CAB COMPANY*
IS LOOKING FOR DRIVERS
Full time & Part time, must have a
clean driving record,
must be at least 25 yrs. of age.
Call 386-623-5256
01556187

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CHILD CARE worker for M/F
6AM to 6PM 40 hour shifts, must
have clean background check. CDA
Applicants preferred. Call 719-2227
or stop by 149 SE Lochlynn Ter, &
pick up an application.


too Job
100 Opportunities
03527992
Lake City Reporter
I is currently looking for an
independent newspaper carrier
for Columbia City to Old Wire
Rd/SR47, Herlong Deliver the
Reporter in the early morning
hours Tuesday - Sunday. No
delivery on Monday's.
Carrier must have dependable
transportation. Stop by the
Reporter today to fill out a
contractor's inquirers form.
No phone calls please!

04500113

Lake City Reporter
Creative Director
Immediate opening for person
with high level of design and
creative skills. Must have
experience using Quark Xpress,
Photo Shop, Illustrator, Adobe
InDesign and Acrobat. Person
will oversee daily operation of
Creative Services department.
2-4 years newspaper or other
graphic position and supervisory
experience helpful. Salary will be
based on work experience and
creative abilities. Medical benefits
and 401k available.
Send resume to:
Dave Kimler
180 E. Duval St.
Lake City, FL 32055
email:
dkimler(@lakecityreporter.com

04500797
Growing Local Restaurant is
seeking management personnel,
willing to relocate. Highly
competitive wagewage based upon
experience, plus benefits.
Send reply to Box Send reply to
Box 04002, C/O The Lake City
Reporter, P.O. Box 1709,
Lake City, FL, 32056


04500851
Warehouse Assistant Needed
Quest Aviation, Inc. is seeking an
honest, hard working, full time
employee for our shipping &
receiving department. Must have
some computer skills and
possess an attention to details.
Pay ranging from $8 to $10 per
hour depending on qualifications.
Please fax resume to
386-961-8200 or email to
hr(@quest-aviation.com

04500875
Travel Country RV Center,
a growing multi location
dealership is looking for
experienced automotive or RV
Technicians to join their winning
team. Candidate should have own
tools and be self starter. Excellent
pay plan and benefits packages
for the right people. Apply in
person at Travel Country RV
Center, 530 SW Florida Gateway
Dr., Lake City, FL 32,024

05508587
Class "A" Industrial Mechanic
for 3rd Shift Maintenance Crew.
Must have 5 yrs exp. Pay ranges
from $16.96 + .26-Shift Diff. We
are an EECC, Drug Free Work
Place. 401K, Health/Dental/Life
Insurance, paid Holidays
& Vacations. Apply at
Gilman Building Products,
6640 CR 218, Maxville, FL
32234 or fax to 904-289-7736


ioo Job
Opportunities

04500950
Construction Estmator/
Project Manager
Gen. Contractor of Commercial
Construction has immediate
opening for Est/Proj Mgr. Min.
Requirements: 3yrs exp as
Est/Proj Mgr; Exp w/Timberline
Estimating or similar software.
Have estimated jobs in $3 mil
plus range. Complete resume
required with past salary, desired
salary & list of prof. references.
Competitive salary, GRP Ins
avail, paid vac & hol. Send
resume and letter of interest to:
Human resources; P.O. Box 307,
Valdosta, GA 31603

04500990
ELECTRICAL HELP
NEEDED
DFWP
Call 904-674-8628

04501017

& TIME WARNER
CABLE

Time Warner Cable has three (3)
positions open at this time.
Please visit our web site:
www.twnfl.com to apply.
Sorry, no paper applications or
phone calls can be accepted.
Time Warner
offers exceptional benefits:
401K & Pension Plan
Paid Vacation & Holidays
Paid Training
EOE/AA Employer
Drug Free Workplace
M/F/D/V

05508589
The Florida Times Union
is looking for an individual to
Deliver Newspaper Routes in
Lake City, Wellborn, and the
White Springs area. Route takes
about 2 1/2 hrs each morning
w/an approximate
income of $1,000 mth.
If interested please call our
Lake City office at 386-752-5121


05508643
Engineering/CAD Technician
Engineering firm located in Live
Oak and Lake City is looking for
an Engineering Technician
w/experience in MicroStation.
Please fax resume to
386-362-6133

05508839
Wanted Exp. Shop Technician
for construction/forestry
equipment dealer in the Lake
City, Starke, & Live Oak areas.
Competitive pay, benefits &
excellent training program. Call
386-752-9544 or fax to: 755-6882
or send resume to:
Industrial Tractor Co.
PO Box 2439 Lake City, 32056

COUNTRY INN AND SUITES


Maintenance F/T, 8-5. Experience
in basic maintenance skills
essential. Must be dependable &
seeking long term employment.
Only serious applicants who have
good employment history apply.
Apply at:
Country Inn and Suites, Florida
Gateway Dr. 1-75 & Hwy 90.
Excellent working environment,
competitive pay, benefits includes.
vacation & holiday.


100 Job
Opportunities
05508945
Immediate Job Openings.
Six months or more experience
required. We offer competitive
compensation plan. Excellent
fringe benefit package, which
includes paid vacation, holidays,
group health insurance, and a
401K Plan. Some hand tools
required. Please apply in person
at Hunter Marine on Highway
441 in Alachua, Fl., for
the following jobs:
Autobody Technician
Spray Painter-Night Shift
Furniture Installer

05508978
Lake City's Finest Hotel
is looking for the following
individuals:
Front Desk Representative
Applicant must be mature and
seeking long-term employment.
Ready to offer exceptional
service. Hotel experience
preferred, excellent working
environment, competitive pay.
Must work well with others and
be flexilbe to work any days and
any shift. Only serious applicants
who have long term employment
history (more than one year)
need apply. Good pay with
some benefits.
Apply in person at:
Hampton Inn
414 Florida Gateway Blvd.
at US 90 and 1-75, exit 427,
Behind Econo Lodge

SECURITY OFFICER
For Lake City area. Pays up to
$7.90. Experienced preferred but
not required. We offer health
benefits, 401K and paid vacations.
BB9500016 EEO
WEISER SECURITY
SERVICES
CALL 1-800-489-9716
A/C SERVICE Tech,
and Duct Mech. needed
Full time with benefits.
Please call 386-454-4767
A/C Service Technician
Needed.Must have Driver
License. Will pay well
for productivity. (386) 752-8558
A/C TECH $14-18/hr
Need 5 yr AC exp, completion of
AC school, own tools.
Choose 4 days @ 10hrs/wk or
5 days @ 8hrs/wk sched.
Smoke/drug free only. Fax resume
to 352-377-2069 or apply at
1231 SW 3rd Ave Gainesville.


Bookkeeper Needed
F/T position. Quickbooks
experience required.
Call 386-752-8558
Delivery Route Driver/warehouse
person needed, F/T position. Class
B license a must. Salary plus Health
& Dental. 401K programs avail.
Call 386-754-5561


DRIVER NEEDED Person with
CDL & Mobile Home Delivery
Experience. Call 386-364-1340.
Ask for Billy.
Electricians & Helpers
For residential & commercial work.
Top Pay & Benefits
Call 386-752-5488
ELECTRICIANS, ALL LEVELS,
Comm & Resi, SIGN-ON-BONUS.
Call for Interview 1-888-483-8823
or 352-237-8821. EOE/DFWP
Furniture Sales Associate
Full Time
Full Benefits Package
Incentive Program
Experience Required
Apply in person at Morrell's
461 SW Deputy J. Davis Lane


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LAKE CITY REPORTER CLASSIFIED THURSDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2005


100 Job
1 Opportunities
FLAT BED DRIVERS
Atlantic Truck Lines
$4,000.00 Sign on Bonus
Class A, in state & home every
night. $600-$750/wk. Yearly $1,000
safety bonus. 3 yrs. exp. Paid
vacation, health/dental. Call
1-800-577-4723 Monday-Friday

FT Food Service Workers for
correctional setting. Benefits after
90 days. 401K, Stock Bonus,
Vacation. No criminal record. Food
Service Experience helpful. Apply
in person @ CCA Lake City CI.
386-755-3379 ext 2251
EOE/M/F/D/V.
Group Home For Sale
Fully equipped. Can be licensed
for 6 clients. Asking $150K OBO.
One Year Warranty included.
Call 352-317-1323 or 352-338-2890
Growing Food Service Distributor
is seeking aggressive minded
Outside Sales Professional to
develop a Lake City/Gainesville
Territory. Exp preferred.
Unlimited earnings potential,
Fax resume to: 904-356-0772
HAIR STYLIST: Creative Images
is seeking 1 F/T stylist. 2 yrs min.
exp. Commission base pay. Located
in Lake City Mall. High Walk in
Traffic. 386-758-6850
HELP WANTED
Exp. Roofer needed for Shingles &
Metal. DL & Trans Necessary. Lots
of Work, Top Pay! 386-754-2877
HELP WANTED!
RV Store in
ALL Departments!
Call 386-758-8661
HUNGRY HOWIES is hiring
delivery drivers. Must have car
w/insurance & 2 yrs. driving exp.
Flex schedule. F/T & P/T avail.
CASH PAID DAILY!
Earn $8. - $15./ hour. Apply in
person at 857 SW Main Blvd.
Janitor
Part-Time, for Small Local
Business. 386-752-0987

Local Mortgage Company
Looking for dependable employee
for entry level office duties. Mon-
Fri, opportunities for advancement.
Willing to train the right individual.
Please fax resume with references to
866-399-0611
OTR DRIVERS NEEDED
Heavy Haul,Class A CDL,
2 week turnaround,good pay,
Call Southern Specialized,LLC
386-752-9754
PAINTERS, CARPENTRY Trim-
mers, Drywall Finishers, Tools and
Transportation required.
(386) 431-1044 .
amada Limited is looking for
Experienced Night Auditor.
Apply in person at 3340 W. US
Hwy 90. Lake City or
Call 386-752-6262.
Repo Agents & Client Reps
needed for local company.
Good Pay, Benefits available.
For more details call 386-752-2850
SCHEHERAZADES HAIR Salon
is looking for a stylist to join our
team. Please call Brenda 386-
758-7791 at Country Club Plaza.
Short Term & Long Term
Temp to Perm
Many different positions available!!
Call Wal-Staf Personnel
386-755-1991 or 386-755-7911
WANTED
Shop Detail Clean Up Person
Part Time 20 hr. Week
Ask for Chuck
Rountree-Moore, Inc.
2588 W Hwy 90
Lake City, FL 32055
Waste Management Inc.
Lake City/ Gainesville
Has an immediate opening for a

for Lake City and Gainesville. This
position requires a minimum Class
B CDL with air brake endorsement.
Waste Management offers a full
benefits package including health
insurance and 401 - K plan. If you
feel you meet the requirements,
please apply by phone
1-877-220-JOBS (5627) or online at
WWW.WMCAREERS.COM
EOE/ADA/DFWP

YOUNG ENERGETIC Person for
Manufactured Home sales. Business
degree a plus, Will train right
person. Call 386-364-1340.
Ask for Mr. Selph or Mr. Corbet

Connect With Some Extra Cash
During Your Winter Break!



ClientLogic is Hiring
H f Temporary Call
Center Positions


1 Medical
120 Employment

04500167

PA/ARNP
SHANDS
LAKE SHORE
Is currently seeking qualified
applicants for a full time position
for the Orthopedic Practice. Must
be a graduate of an accredited
PA/ARNP program, currently
Florida Licensed as PA/ARNP.
Experience in an Orthopedic
Setting preferred. Shands offers
great benefits and competitive
salary. Apply on-line today at:
www.shands.org or call
Bonnie Price, Human Resources
386-754-8147. EOE/M/F/D/V
Drug Free Work Place

04500849
TRINITY COMMUNITY
HOSPITAL
Following positions open:
1. LPNs/RNs-all shifts; top pay.
2. Consultant Dietitian-perform
assessments, patient/family
education, monitoring of
performance improvement.
Per diem; approx. 6-12 hrs/wk
Must be RD or RD eligible.
3. PR LabTech
Call 792-7204 or fax 792-2084.

04500942
MRI
TECHNOLOGIST
SHANDS LAKE
SHORE
Is currently seeking qualified
applicants for a Full Time
position. Must be Registered with
the American Registry of
Radiologic Technology program,
Current State of Florida license as
general Radiographer. Current
BLS certification, 2 years MRI
experience required.
Shands offers great benefits and
competitive salary. Apply on-line
today at shands.org or call
Bonnie Price, Human Resources
386-754-8147. EOE/MF/D/V
Drug Free Work Place


05508910
Social Services
Admissions Director

Baya Pointe seeks Social Services
/Admissions Director for our 60
bed facility. Req. include BSW or
degree in human svcs field, one
year exp. in a long term care
facility, MDS/Care plan exp. and
computer proficiency.
Competitive benefits and salary.
Come join our team! Interested
applicants may fax resume to
386-752-7337 Attn: Candi Kish ,
or apply in person at the facility:
Baya Pointe Nursing and
Rehabilitation Center
587 SE Eithine .Ae,
'Lake City, Fl 320251
EOE

05509002
Baya Pointe Nursing Center
Has the following Open Positions:
*FT LPN/ RN 3:00 pm-11:00pm
+FT LPN/ RN 11:00 pm-7:00 am
*PT Weekend LPN/RN
7:00 am-3:00 pm
*Front Office Receptionist
Mon-Fri 10:00am-6:00 pm
Sat-Sun 9:00am -5:00pm
Apply in Person to:
587 SE Ermine Ave
Lake City, Fl 32025

CERTIFIED NURSING
ASSISTANTS
7 a.m.-3 p. m. Full Time,
w/Insurance & Benefits.
Suwannee Health Care Center
1620 E Helvenston Center
Live Oak, FL 32064
EOE/D/V/M/F

FRONT DESK for Diagnostics
Center, Medical office experience
required. Computer Knowledge
required, Multi-tasker with out
going personality. Attractive salary
with benefits. Fax 352-861-4611 or
email:
employment(clinicalpet.com


A120 Medical
120 Employment
MEDICAL OFFICE
Front Desk Receptionist; scheduling
appointments/tests, insurance
verification, etc. Knowledge
of Medical Manager required.
Busy OB/GYN office.
Multi-tasking necessary.
Please fax resume to 386-755-9217


141 Babysitters
CHILD CARE needed for lyr old
son. Preferred in Lake City area.
References are a must!
Call 386-623-7534

240 Schools &
240 Education
Want to be a CNA? Don't want to
wait? Express Training Services of
Gainesville is now offering our
quality CNA exam Prep classes.
Day/Eve classes. Class for 1 week,.
certification test the next week.
Class size is limited. Next class
1/09/06. Call 386-755-4401

310 Pets & Supplies
AKC ENGLISH Bull Dog Puppy.
Health Cert., Ready Now.
$1,800.
Call 386-867-4810
CHRISTMAS PUPPY
Mini Schnauzer AKC Female.
Shots, Health Cert, $325.
Call 386-755-3547/386-365-5902
FOR SALE: Registered American
Blue Pitt Bull Terrier. Parents on
premises. Health Cert. $600.
Call 386-364-4777
Great Christmas Gift!
Male Miniture Schnauzer, 20 mths
old. CKC Registered, black. $350.
Call 386-689-2714
Lab Pups/AKC. Hunting Bkgmd.
Healthy, gorgeous, Blockhead.
Black M/F. Parents/grandparents
on site 386-454-0304
LOST SOLID Gray Cat. on Nov 22
No Stripes or Spots
West side of Lake City. Reward!!
386-344-4262
MINI DACHSHUND,
AKC Red, Health Cert.
Cute & Cuddly. $350.
Call 386-776-223.3


PEMBROKE WELSH CORGI
Pups. AKC . TRI COLOR. Born
10/25, ready 12/19. Will hold for
Christmas eve pick up. Male $500.
Female $700.00. 386-963-3553

402 Appliances
2001 KENMORE Washer.
Runs & Looks good.
$100.00
Call 386-497-3987
ELECTRIC RANGE
: White with Black Oven Door.
Less than 5 years old. $150.00
Call 386-454-8054
FOR SALE Refrigerator.
Good Condition. $110.00
Call 386-752-7154

FRIGIDAIRE FROST Free
20.8CF. Ice maker, Like New,
Less than 5 yrs old $300.00.
386-454-8054
"HOT POINT" Full Size
Microwave Oven. Clean & Works
Good.$40.00.
Call 386-755-3682
Kenmore Ventless Stove Hood.
White. 30" wide. Brand New.
$40.00
Call 386-754-0730
Maytag Natural Gas Dryer
Excellent Condition
$50.00
Call 386-288-5333
WESTINGHOUSE STOVE in
good working condition with hood.
$100.00
386-755-3682

406 Collectibles
Brand new never used Brad Paisley
Time Well Wasted Tour Jacket XL.
Wool w/leather sleeves. Autograph-
ed left sleeve. $250. 386-689-2714


Current Certified Diesel Technician $25.00 Hat Rate Hour
Current Certified Master Technician $20.00 Flat Rate Hour

A.S.E. Certified Technicians with Verifiable References
Compensation Commensurate with' Experience
We offer paid vacation 401K with matching percentage
Health, Life, and Dental Insurance.
Uniforms provided. We are a family run store.
Non-corporate environment.
Confidential interview via e-mail, Fax, or in person.
Contact Rick Bader at Walts Live Oak Ford Mercury
Phone 1-800-814-0609 * Fax 1-386-362-3541 or e-mail at
r-bader@dealeremail.com






Career-minded

Sales People Needed

* Good pay structure
* Brand new facility
* Insurance & 401k
* Great organization
Call
964-3200
or apply in person at
15000 Hwy 301 S. - Starke, FL


408 Furniture

04500704



BEDROOM - 7 pc. Complete
Louis Philippe Cherry set!
Custom built, dovetail
double-glide drawers, hidden
storage w/felt lining. Brand NEW
still in boxes! Retail $5,200.
Sacrifice $1,400. 352-264-9799
2 LAZY Boy Recliner Rockers,
$200 each or both for $350.00.
Call 386-658-1231

6 SOLID Oak Dining Room Chairs.
Pecan Finish w/arms.
$180.00.
Call 386-755-0753
ALMOST NEW Bedroom set.
2 night stands, dresser with mirror,
chest of drawers. $1,500.
Call 386-755-7804
Coffee Table For Sale.
Traditional Square with glass top.
$50 OBO.
386-755-0753


416 Sporting Goods
POOL TABLE - Gorgeous Brand
new 8' wood table. Leather pockets,
Italian 1" slate, carved legs. Still in
Crate! Cost $4,500. Sell $1,350.
Can Deliver. 352-494-0333

Sportcraft Treadmill
TX400. Excellent Condition.
lyr old. $200 cash
Call 386-758-9686

4 19 TV-Radio &
Recording
RCA 7" Portable
DVD/CD/MP3 Player
Brand New. $250.
Call 386-689-2714


420 Wanted to Buy
K&H TIMBER
Payment in advance for standing
pine timber. Large or small tracts.
Call 386-454-1484 or 961-1961.


430 Garage Sales
DEC 15, 16, 17; 7:30 - 4:30. 230
S.E. Brown St. off Baya Near V.A.
Household, baby fum, lamps,
pictures, Decor, & winter clothes.


Wed-Sat: 755-0692
Indoors/Outdoors. Fresh laundered
Winter clothes. New Christmas gifts
& misc.,W/D 1987 Ford P/U. 8-?
3 blocks behind KC's Produce


440 Miscellaneous

04500961
ONLY 5 LEFT
Brand New Gun Cabinets. Hold 8
guns with lock door & lock
storage for ammunition. Still in.
.shipping boxes from factory.
While they last $100.00 Each.
Call 386-719-4840
FLORIDA HIGHWAY MAN
PAINTING, BY DANIELS.
APPRAISED AT $1,000, SELL
FOR $500 FIRM. 386-397-3620
FOR SELL: 2 Computer Chairs,
Exercise Bike, & Electric Treadmill.
Excellent con. All items $400.00,
Will sell separately. 386-719-3867
Please call after 6:00 p.m.


440 Miscellaneous
HITACHI VIDEO Camera in good
working condition with Battery and
Charger, w/extra attachments.
$100.00. Call 386-755-3682
HOT TUB - $1,795. LOADED!
Never used. Waterfall, therapy jets,
LED lights, cupholders, 110v
energy efficient. With warranty.
Can deliver 352-376-1600

45 0 Good Things
450 to Eat
AARON'S HOMEMADE PIES
Pies For Any Occasion
Variety of Flavors
Call New # 386-288-3723


FRESH SHELLED Peas & Butter
Beans. Blanched & Frozen. l01lbs
bags $18.00, other vegetables avail.
Place your order now for pick on
December 16th & 17th.
Wainwright Farms 904-964-7835.
PECAN HOUSE exit 414 & 1-75.
Elliot Pecans, Choctaw Pecans, &
other pecans for sale. Also shell pe-
cans. 386-752-1258 or 386-6976420
Pinemount Rd 252 Taylorville.
The Nutcracker 22 yr exp.
Buy & Sell Cracked & Shelled
Pecans. Also available Tomatoes at
same location. 2738 CR 252
Lake City, FL 32024. 386-963-4138

630 HMobile Homes
630 for Rent
2BR/1BA HOUSE. No Pets!
On Hwy 44 IS. $500 per month &
$200 security deposit.
386-752-9898 or 365-5235
Clean 14X70 2BR/2BA in
Quite Country Park. No Pets
$450 mo., plus Deposit & Ref. Req.
Call 386-758-2280
IN PARK Mobile Homes for Rent
2BR/2BA 1st & sec. required.
Applications & references required.
386-719-2423
LATE MODEL MOBILE HOMES
Starting $400 month, Beautiful
Pond setting, w/trees. CH/A, Cable
avail. No pets. Call 386-961-0017

Mobile Homes
640 for Sale
2000, 1456 SqFt. Doublewide
4 Bedroom, 2 Bath, Glamour bath,
Beautiful Deck. 20% Down, Only
$517.66 per/mth. MUST SELL!
Call Ron 386-397-4960
31 Used Doublewides from Disney
Area. Now in Lake City. A/C, steps,
cable ready w/TV, telephone,
furnished, pots & pans, dishes, &
silverware. Perfect for Rental
Properties or Starter Home.
Great Deals, While they Last!
386-752-5355
ABSOLUTELY "THE BEST"
Mobile Homes and Modulars
Move over Palm & Jake, the new
#1 home is here. Guaranteed
Gary Hamilton Homes 758-6755
BEAUTIFUL 3 BEDROOM
2 BATH DOUBLEWIDE,
W/FIREPLACE, OPEN FLOOR
PLAN, LOTS OF EXTRAS. WILL
DELIVER. DOUG 386-288-2617
BUY A MANUFACTURED
HOME WITH AS LITTLE AS
$500 DOWN
CALL 386-752-7751
BUY NEW Dream Home For Only
5% Down, With a 750 Beacon.
Will Finance.
Call Buddy 386-364-1340
CASH DEALS. We Love Em! We
will give you the very best pricing
in North Florida on new or used
manufactured homes! 800-769-0952


640 MobileHomes
640 for Sale
FOR A "QUALITY" HOME
AT A REASONABLE PRICE
386-752-7751

FSBO: BLANE Estates Beautiful
4BR/2BA, 2,300 sq ft MH.
1 acre lot. $108,000.
Contact number 850-251-1731
GET PREAPPROVED FOR
MANUFACTURED HOME
1-800-355-9358
IF YOU OWN LAND OR HAVE A
LARGE DOWN PAYMENT. I
MAY BE WILLING TO OWNER
FINANCE A NEW
MANUFACTURED HOME FOR
YOU! CALL STEVE 386-365-8549
NEED A Home?
Call 386-364-1340 Ask For Buddy.
We have several
New & Used to Choose from.
USED DOUBLEWIDE
MUST BE SOLD BY
CHRISTMAS! FURNITURE AND
AC INCLUDED. CALL GEORGE
386-719-0044


USED DOUBLEWIDE,
MUST SELL!
MAKE OFFER!
CALL TIM 386-288-2016


WE HAVE FINANCING
AVAILABLE FOR:
SINGLE WIDES, DOUBLE
WIDES HOME ONLY &
LAND/HOME PACKAGES
CALL 386-752-7751

65 Mobile Home
650 & Land
!! HANDYMAN SPECIAL!!
1981 3/2 24X60 On 1/2 acre.
Owner Financing. 47S to King Rd
to Precision Loop 386-867-0048

!! Owner Finance !!
1998 24X48 3/2 on small lot
1903 SW Judy Glen
Call 386-867-0048
!!! FREE FREE FREE !!
3/2 DW. A/C on 1.5 acre lot
in Worthington Springs
Call 386-466-1104
4 BEDROOM 2 bath
home on land. Must sell.
In Beautiful Deer Creek -
Only & $774 per/mth
Call Doug 386-288-2617
Brand New 2280 Sqft 4/2
w/ concrete foundation, driveway &
walk, deck & more. $134,900.
Close in. Gary Hamilton
Call 386-758-6755
Clean 1560 sf 3/2 1993 DW, private
wooded acre, all lino, deck, new
metal roof. $63,900. Cash Only
Call 386-961-9181
Handyman Special
3/2 DWMH on Gorgeous Oak
Shaded 5 acres, Owner Financing.
Zero down, $1,285 mth. $1'25K.
Call 352-215-1018 ,, �
LAKE CITY New
3BR/2BA DW on 1 acre comer lot.
Beautiful trees. $84,900.
Call 386-755-2065
LAND HOME
Packages, while they last!
Call Ron Now!
386-397-4960

705 Rooms for Rent
Weekly Rooms For Rent
Refrigerator, microwave,
cable & local calls
For more info call 386-755-6300


Advertise It Here!

Bring the picture in or we will take it for you!
Advertise your car, truck, motorcycle, recreation vehicle or boat here for 10 consecutive days. If your
vehicle does not'sell within those 10 days, for an additional $10 you can run your ad for an additional
10 days. A picture will run every day with a description of your vehicle. The price of the vehicle must be
listed in the ad. Your ad must be prepaid with cash, check or credit card. Just include a snapshot or bring
your vehicle by and we will take the picture for you. Private Party Only!


10 DYS 0R ONY$3


2002 Yamaha Big
Bear 400
13,000 Firm
With utility trailer.
Call
386-758-2281




1992 Cadillac STC
$4,450 OBO

loaded, 119K mi, runs great,
looks new. See at Alterations,
758 E. Duval St., Lake City, FIl
Call
386-755-2070
Leave message


2001 Jeep
Cherokee Sport
$13,600
Gray, fully loaded,
good shape.
Call
386-755-5961






2002 Sportster
Harley Davidson
$8,000
1956 Miles,
Road Loaders, Helmet
Very Good Condition
Call
Cell: 386-867-2382
Home: 386-755-6088


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1993 Honda
Accord EX
*2,200
2 Door, 5 speed, AC, sun
roof, very good condition.
Call
386-965-2423


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4x4 Sportside


$8,995 OBO
Reg. Cab
Call
386-755-3179


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1999 Nissan Maxima
S5,995
Power windows, locks, doors,
seats, factory security, ice
cold air, ABS brakes, 111 K,
senior owned, great gas
mileage, like new.
Call
386-961-8845


SPACE

AVAILABLE

NOW!


Assisting Customers.
*All applicants welcome.
* High school and college students
encouraged to apply.
* Good communication skills and
computer experience preferred.
Assignments from 7-14 days,
Christmas holiday work required.
December 18-31,2005. Various schedules possible.
$10 per hour
for all who fully'complete assignment
Call, (386) 754-8600 for more information
or apply in person:
1152 SW Business Point Drive
Lake City, FL 32025


Classified Department: 755-5440









LAKE CITY REPORTER CLASSIFIED THURSDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2005


710 Unfurnished Apt.
710 For Rent
I & 2 Bedroom Apartments
All very nice.
Convenient location.
Call 386-755-2423
I, 2, and 3 BR include MW, DW,
pool, fitness center and more.
Close to everything, Call Windsong
today 386-758-8455
2BR/1.5BA LUXURY
Apartment with garage. 5 min. from
Timco & downtown.
386-755-4590 or 386-365-5150
2BR/IBA w/ Garage
$700 + Sec. Pets w/fee.
Call 386-752-9626

Newly Renovated, 2 Bedrooms
Starting at $600/mth.
Plus security. Pets allowed w/fee.
Call Lea.386-752-9626

720 Furnished Apts.
0 U For Rent
Furnished Studio Apt. IBR/1BA.
A/C, heat, newly renovated in town,
no smoking & no pets. Utilities inc.
$600/Mth. 1st, last & Deposit.
386-752-0653 or 386-961-4530

7 Unfurnished
730 Home 'For Rent
2 BR, 2.5 BA 2600 SqFt
2 miles So Hwy 47
$900/mo 386-755-4050
or 386-752-2828
2br/2ba Home w fenced yard.
Appliances, private. Clean. No Pets.
$550/mth. 1st, last & damage.
Call 386-497-3016
3 BR/1.5 BA, 1200 sqft.
Storage shed & lawn maint. inc.
No Pets. $800 mth. 1st, last, & $500
Sec/dep required. 386-755-3633
3/1.5 near town, CH/A, W/D
Hook-ups, 4 person max. no pets,
clean, $600/mth, 1st, last & sec.
Call 386-397-3568
3BR/2BA Brick Home Near VA
Large fenced yard w/washer &
dryer, stove, refrig, lawn, maint., &
garbage p/up included. $850 mth,
1st, last & Sec/Dep. req. Call
Richard, iccensed Real Estate
Agent Call 386-867-1414
4BR/2BA on 2 acres
w/garage & utility room.
$1000/mth, Dep & Ref. required.
397-3500 or 755-2235 or 752-9144
Duplex For Lease: 2BR/1BA
w/garage, remodeled. CH/A, W/D
Hook Up & Dishwasher.
$590 mo, $600 dep. SE Hanover P1.
Call (352)377-7652
HOMES FROM $199/mo.
4% Down, 30 years at 5.5%
1-3br Foreclosures! For listings
1-800-749-8124 ext. F388

75 Business &
) Office Rentals
GREAT LOCATION
1235 SF Building
All Utilities Furnished
$975/month
A Bar Sales, Inc.
386-752-5035
7 Days 7 am-7 pm
Historic Henderson House
Office/Retail 3000 total sqft.
$1,875/mnthly. 207 S. Marion Ave.
386-867-0048 or 386-752-7951
Medical Office Space for Rent
in Live Oak. Office has 2,10 sqft, 2
waiting areas & 8 exam rooms.
Lease for $1,850 mth. Contact
Poole Realty 386-209-1766
New Office Space For lease
with Baya frontage
900 sqft $750 mth
Call 386-752-4072
Warehouse in good neighborhood.
Great Location!
Must See!$850 mth
Call Lea 386-752-9626
Warehouse: 2 Offices for Lease.
Cannon Creek Industrial Park.
$800/mth per office space
386-755-9041


805 Lots for Sale
1 ACRE Lot in Beautiful Kimberly
Oaks Subdivision. Heavily treed.
Cul-de-sac. $69,500. Owner
finance. Call 386-418-0108


805 Lots for Sale
3.64 Acres $50,000
50% Down with terms
1/2 mile north of Lake City
Call 386-965-5563

Live Oak: 17+ Beautiful Acreage,
private country living. Fenced, elec.,
phone, well, cncret slab, 289' front-
age. 386-755-5183 or 757-410-2138

810 Home for Sale
$12,000! 3BR/2BA
FORECLOSURES! AVAIL.NOW!
FOR LISTINGS 800-749-8124
EXT. H411
3BR/1BA HOUSE You move.
Off Branford Hwy &
Bascom Norris Dr. $8,000
386-752-2404 leave a message.
No calls after 8:45 p.m.
GRANDVIEW VILLAGE
3BR/2BA, 1,380 sq ft. (Heated)
Will not last at this price, $149,900
Call 386-754-5678

820 Farms&
Acreage

0.1500425
REDUCED Horse Farm:
BUY SEVEN ACRES
OR MORE Beautiful rolling 46
acres with scattered trees. Lots of
Road Frontage with Board Fence.
Large barn, Corral, Additional
Facilities, Paddocks, Pastures,
Hay Fields plus Two Mobile
Homes.
Call Jane S. Usher
Lic. Real Estate Broker
386-755-3500 or 386-365-1352

5 Acres in Ft. White. Hwy 18 Rd
Frontage, wooded w/well & septic.
Partially fenced. Great private
homesite. Call 910-425-8745
Columbia City Area
5 ac.wooded homesite
$89,900 owner finance
352-472-3660
INDIVIDUAL SEEKS Acreage.
Wooded or open.
Cash buyer- quick closing.
Please call 386-755-7541
WINDING FOREST, 5 & 7 Ac.
lots starting at $89K.
Owner Financing. 386-754-7529
Chris Bullard Owner/Broker

830 Commercial
0 FProperty
Hwy 90. & Cole Terr.
5000 Sqft Restaurant on 1.7 acres.
$1.7 M, Serious inquiries only
386-755-9444

920 Auto Parts
S & Supplies
CLASS 3 Trailer Hitch,
Was on a Jeep Grand Cherokee.
New $198.00, selling for $125.00.
Call 386-755-0753

940 Trucks

02 FORD Ranger
Extended Cab, 4 Door
Red Hot! Call Danielle
386-288-5590
04 TOYOTA Tacoma
Extended Cab
Excellent Condition
Call Rene 386-755-6500
2004 FORD F-250 Super Cab
Diesel 4x4. Blue and Silver.
Excellent Condition. $29,995.
Call Lisa, 1-800-814-0609
2004 Mazda B3000 EXT Cab
Dual sport. PW, PL, tilt, cruise, V6,
AT. Only 18K Miles $13,995.
SCall Kevin 800-788-3001

950 Cars for Sale
*Hondas from $500*
Police Impounds!
For listings call
1-800-749-8116 ext A760

01 FORD Focus ZX3
Low Miles, 2 Door Hatchback
Call Rene
386-755-6500


950 Cars for Sale
05 DODGE Neon SRT
Blue, 2 to Choose from
Call Daniclle
386-288-5590
05 HONDA Accord LX SE
MUST GO!!!!
Sunroof, Alloy Wheels, XM Radio.
Call Greg 386-755-6500
t)550(8634
1994 Mitsubishi Galant LS
MUST sell for payoff.
$1,200 OBO
Call 386-697-1923

06 FORD Taurus
Fully Loaded, Low Miles.
Priced to Sell
Call Stan 352-281-2324
1954 Chevrolet
4 door, driveable, needs restoring.
$2,100 firm
Call 386-752-0013
1993 Oldsmobile 88 Royal
4 Dr Like New
$2,750
Call 386-466-1104
1997 Chevy Lumina.
All the bells & whistles. Power
everything. 56K miles.
One owner. Excellent Condition
Great Buy @ $4,400. OBO
Call 386-961-9508 After 6:00


950 Cars for Sale
1997 FORI Expedition
Eddie Bauer, Loaded
Excellent Condition. $7,995
Call Donnie 1-800-814-0609
1999 ACURA Integra
Great Gas Saver.
$6,995
Call Jonathan, 1-800-814-0609
2001 CHEVY Cavalier
Great on Gas, Silver, 4 Door
$5,995.
Call Donnie 1-800-814-0609
2001 Daewoo Nubria Only 30K
miles. PW, HT, HC. Runs great.
Only $4,900.
Call Byron 386-964-3200
2001 FORD Taurus
Only 20,000 original miles
Excellent Condition. $10,995.
Call Latonya, 1-800-814-0609
2002 Mercury Grand Marquis LS
Only 29K miles, leather, loaded,
like new. Only $13,900
Call Jim 800-788-3001
2003 Chrysler 300M Special
Edition Sunroof, dual exhaust, every
option. One owner, 34K miles. Only
15,900. Call Beck Chrysler of
Starke 800-788-3001
2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser.
PW, CD, Like new. $10,900.
Call Kevin 800-788-3001


950 Cars for Sale
2003 FORD ZX2
Sporty and Fun, Great Gas Saver
$8,995. Call Jonathan,
1-800-814-0609
2003 MERCURY Sable LS
Leather. $11,995
Call Tommy at
1-800-814-0609
2004 Ford Focus LX
4 AT, A/C, clean car.
Only $9,995.00
Call Byron 904-964-3200
2005 NISSAN Sentra
4 Door, Silver
$13,995
Call Lisa 1-800-814-0609
2005 Pontiac Sunfire
2 Dr Coupe. Low miles,
very sporty. Only $9,980
Call Jim 800-788-3001
97 HONDA Accord EX
$4.000
Sunroof, Alloy Wheels, 2 Door.
Call Greg 386-755-6500
98 CHEVY Lumina
Low Miles, Excellent Condition
Must See to Appreciate
Call Allen 386-984-5025
BLACK BEAUTY
2000 Lincoln Continental
Leather, loaded, luxury. $8,995.
Call Latonya, 1-800-814-0609


951 Recreational
Vehicles
1996 Coleman Pop/Up Camper 24ft
Sleeps 6 comfortably, kitchenette,
outside stove. & Roof A/C. $1,500
Call 386-623-1881

Vans & Sport
952 Util. Vehicles
02 HONDA Odyssey EX
Low Miles. Power Sliding Doors
Loaded. Call Stan Today
386-281-2324
03 CHEVY Trailblazer LT
Leather Seats, Power Everything
Call Allen
386-984-5025
2003 Ford Windstar Van
Loaded w/options. DVD player, etc.
Very nice. Call Kevin
904-964-3200
2004 Jeep Liberty
PW, PC , tilt, cruise, co alloys, V6,
AT. Only $14,488
Call Byron 904-964-3200
2005 Ford Freestar SE Minivan.
PW, PL, tilt, cruise, CD.
Very nice. $14,488.
Call Jim 904-964-3200
2005 FORD Sport Trac
Only 7,000 Miles, Loaded, Gray
$21,995. Call Tommy,
1-800-814-0609


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TODAY IN SPORTS Lake City’s Jernigan named All-American.Lake City ReporterWEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2013 | YOUR COMMUNI TY NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | 75¢ LAKECITYREPORTER.COM CALL US:(386) 752-1293SUBSCRIBE TOTHE REPORTER:Voice: 755-5445Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 139, No. 226 1A 65 34 Sunny, 2A TODAY’S WEATHER Opinion . . . . . . 4AHealth . . . . . . . . 6AObituaries . . . . . 5AAdvice & Comics . . 3BPuzzles . . . . . . . 4B TODAY IN HEALTH Natural remedies for holiday headaches, 6A. Keepingstreets safe for holidaysBy TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comLocal law enforcement agencies have vowed to make area roadways as safe as possible for the 2013 holi-day season. Tuesday afternoon members of the Columbia Traffic Safety Team held the organization’s Celebrate Safely press conference at the Lake City Gateway Airport promoting safety on the roads during this year’s holiday period. Representatives from the Florida Highway Patrol and the Lake City Police Department said their agen-cies would have additional person-nel on the road looking for impaired drivers. Florida Highway Patrol Maj. Gene Spaulding said FHP is participating in the national “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign through the remainder of the year. “Remember: Driving buzzed is driving drunk,” he said. Spaulding also spoke about the hazards of distracting driving and urged motorists to avoid using cell phones, programming GPS units, adjusting the radio, eating or drinking. Lake City Police Department chief Argatha Gilmore said the effort is dedicated to taking impaired drivers off the road. “LCPD will have units on patrol to specifically target drunk drivers,” she Law enforcementcoalition to targetimpaired drivers. By STEVEN RICHMONDsrichmond@lakecityreporter.comGovernor Rick Scott stopped by Lake City Tuesday afternoon, touting his accom-plishments as head of state at an invita-tion-only luncheon at Florida Gateway College organized by the Republican Party of Florida. State representatives Elizabeth Porter (R-Lake City), and Charles Van Zant (R-Keystone Heights) and former Third Circuit Judge Vernon Douglas spoke briefly during Scott’s introduction to a roughly 400-person crowd filled with local community and business leaders. Scott began by retelling his childhood story about growing up in public housing with a single mother caring for five chil-dren, who encouraged Scott at a young age to regularly attend Methodist church, become an Eagle Scout and earn straight A’s in school. “Anything was possible,” Scott said. “It was just a matter of how hard did you want to work for it.” For much of his speech, Scott argued that fewer regulations and lower taxes on state business owners were responsible for much of Florida’s growth during his first term in office. He said he and his administration put Florida in the position to pay down $3.6 billion of the state’s debt, as well as an additional $3.5 billion owed to the federal government for unemployment insurance. He also strongly encouraged tourism as a driving force of Florida’s economy, citing 22.9 million visitors in third quarter 2013—the largest quarter of tourist influx in the state’s history. He also told the story of a lighthearted fishing competition between him, Texas Governor Rick Perry and teams of wounded warriors shortly after Scott was elected. Who was the best angler? The two governors couldn’t reach a consensus. Despite his confidence in his first term, Scott said he was tracking the days (321 as of today) until the next election. “This is going to be the most important race next year,” Scott said. “Reports show that when a governor of one party wins a state, there’s an 80 percent chance the president of the same party will win the state.” According to polls conducted by Quinnipiac, Saint Leo University, Gravis Marketing, and various other academic and political institutions, Scott trails for-mer governor Charlie Crist, running as a Democrat in 2014, by an average of five to 10 points. Regardless of what the future holds, Scott said he was pleased with Florida’s progress since his election in 2010. “I’ve seen a dramatic turnaround... way ahead of where I thought we’d be,” he said, closing his speech. “We should be the place where people come to get a job.”SCOTT STOPS BY Photos by JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterGov. Rick Scott spoke at the Republican Party of Florida lu ncheon held at the Florida Gateway College Howard Confer ence Center while passing through Lake City on Tuesday. State Rep. Elizabeth Porter, R-Lake City, and retired Judge E. Vernon Douglas spoke before introducing Scott to the crowd of hundreds of dignitaries and b usiness owners. Governor makes campaign appearance at FGC THIS WEEKBook & Gift EventThe Shands Lakeshore RMC, Auxiliary Gift Shop will hold its annual Book & Gift Event on Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 18 and 19 in the Caf of the Hospital from 7 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Benefits will be for Continuing Education in Health fields for staff and local scholarships to high school students. These items are 30-70% off retail prices. Come in and shop just in time for last minute Christmas gifts.Olustee planning meetingThe Blue Grey Army will have a planning meeting for the 2014 Olustee Festival on Wednesday, Dec. 18 at 5:30 p.m. in the Columbia County School District Central Building, Room 153, at 409 SW St. Johns St. The festival will be Feb. 14-16. For information, call 755-1097. ‘Reports show that when a governor of one party wins the state, there’s an 80 percent chance the president of the same party will win the state.’— Governor Rick Scott By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comClose to 20 Summers Elementary School students had their Christmas secured through a joint project with the school’s Parent Teacher Organization and Columbia Bank. The “Christmas For The Less Fortunate” program provided more than $1,000 in clothes, toys, school supplies and shoes for some of the school’s needy children. Kellie Brown, Summers Elementary School PTO president, said Columbia Bank donated $500 to four select schools and Summers Elementary school was able to raise $1,400 to purchase items for the children. “We used that money to purchase coats, shoes and toys for 16 students here at Summers Elementary,” she said. Amy Stanton, Summers Elementary School principal, said she often greets the stu-dents as they get off the school buses in the mornings or sees them around campus and she has noticed that several need coats and warmer clothing. “Many of the students that are getting off the bus and oth-ers do not have proper ward-robe for this climate — they do not have jackets,” Stanton said. “Some in fact, if they have jack-ets, the jackets are pretty tat-tered. Not only to get a jacket, but get a name brand jacket ... and I know for our older chil-dren that’s a little bit important for them.” In addition to the gifts, the students are being treated to lunch at Ken’s Bar-B-Que. “It’s a celebration with a lunch, gifts and the students get to leave campus,” Stanton said. “The students get to have a Christmas time with just all of us.”A Christmas worth remembering for Summers Elementary students TONY BRITT/ Lake City ReporterAmy Stanton (from left), Summers Elementary School princip al, stands with Connie Anderson, Columbia Bank corporate trainer, K ellie Brown Summers Elementary School PTO president and Jennifer Fr eeman, PTO president-elect, as they show items purchased for the school’s Christmas For The Less Fortunate program. Clothes, toys and more distributed to local students in need. SUMMERS continued on 3A SAFETY continued on 3A SAC proposes tobacco ban By STEVEN RICHMONDsrichmond@lakecityreporter.comThe Sports Advisory Council approved a recommendation to ban all tobacco products at Southside Recreation Complex during their monthly meeting Tuesday evening. In order to take effect, the recommendation would have to pass a major-ity vote from the Columbia County Board of County Commissioners. Jessica Langley, President of Lake City Columbia County Youth Baseball, proposed the idea. “If we’re really dealing with the youth out here, we need it banned from the area,” Langley said. “I just see too many people smoking freely around our kids. It’s ridiculous to see people in the bleachers smoking around everybody else.” The SAC voted unanimously in favor of Langley’s motion to establish Southside as a tobacco-free facility. County attorney Marlin Feagle, who was in attendance during the SAC continued on 3A

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Reproduction in whole or in part is forbidden without the permis-sion of the publisher. U.S. Postal Service No. 310-880. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to Lake City Reporter, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, Fla. 32056. Publisher Todd Wilson.....754-0418(twilson@lakecityreporter.com)NEWSEditor Robert Bridges.....754-0428(rbridges@lakecityreporter.com)ADVERTISING.........752-1293 (ads@lakecityreporter.com)CLASSIFIEDTo place a classified ad, call 755-5440BUSINESSController Sue Brannon....754-0419(sbrannon@lakecityreporter.com)CIRCULATIONHome delivery of the Lake City Reporter should be completed by 6:30 a.m. Tuesday through Friday, and by 7:30 a.m. on Sunday.Please call 386-755-5445 to report any problems with your delivery service.In Columbia County, customers should call before 10:30 a.m. to report a ser-vice error for same day re-delivery. After 10:30 a.m., next day re-delivery or ser-vice related credits will be issued.In all other counties where home delivery is available, next day re-delivery or ser-vice related credits will be issued.Circulation...............755-5445(circulation@lakecityreporter.com)Home delivery rates(Tuesday -Friday and Sunday)12 Weeks.................. $26.3224 Weeks...................$48.7952 Weeks...................$83.46Rates include 7% sales tax.Mail rates12 Weeks.................. $41.4024 Weeks...................$82.8052 Weeks..................$179.40 Lake City Reporter AMANDA WILLIAMSON /Lake City ReporterMs. Wezzie’s Haircuts and customers support the Com munity Food Drive Chip Slauenwhite (left), “Ms. Wezzie,” Pep Elmore and Cha rles Neeley (seated) pose with piles of food collected b y Ms. Wezzie’s Haircuts for the Lake City Reporter’s sixth annual Community Food Drive. “We wa nt to thank our wonderful customers’ support,” Ms. Wezzie s aid. “We’re blessed with the best people. Without them, we wouldn’t be able to give as much as we do every year.”LOTTERYCA$H 3: Tuesday: 6-8-5PLAY 4: Tuesday: 7-0-0-4FANTASY 5: Monday: 7-15-16-20-34SEE AN ERROR?The Lake City Reporter corrects errors of fact in news items. If you have a concern, question or suggestion, please call the editor, Robert Bridges, at 754-0428. Corrections and clarifications will run in this space. And thanks for reading. TODAY’S QUOTE‘Not to be absolutely cer-tain is, I think, one of the essential things in rational-ity.’ — Bertrand Russel NEWS FROM AROUND THE NATION Knox in email: ‘I didn’t kill Meredith’ FLORENCE, Italy — Amanda Knox declared her innocence in her roommate’s 2007 murder in a highly unusual email Tuesday to the Italian court hearing the case against her. The former U.S. exchange student also said she was staying away from the trial out of fear of being wrongly convicted. “I didn’t kill. I didn’t rape. I didn’t rob. I didn’t plot. I didn’t instigate. I didn’t kill Meredith,” Knox wrote. Knox, now 26, spent four years in jail in Italy. She was permitted to return to the United States in 2011 after she was acquitted on appeal — a decision overturned in March by Italy’s highest court, which sent it back for a second appeals trial. Prosecutors are seeking a 26-year sentence against both Knox and Rafael Sollecito for the murder, and an addi-tional year added to Knox’s three-year slander conviction — which stands — for wrongly accusing a bar owner of the murder. Prosecutors say the slander amounts to an aggra-vating circumstance, claiming that Knox lied to deflect inves-tigators’ attention from her. The trial continues Jan. 9 with summations by Sollecito’s defense, followed by rebuttals by both sides the next day. Nencini said the court would deliberate on Jan. 15.Jury weighs ex-BP engineers case NEW ORELANS — A jury has returned to a New Orleans courthouse for a second day of deliberations in the trial of a former BP engineer charged with trying to obstruct a federal probe of the company’s 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Jurors deliberated for roughly 90 minutes Monday after hearing closing argu-ments by Justice Department prosecutors and a lawyer for Kurt Mix, who is charged with two counts of obstruction of justice. Their deliberations resumed Tuesday morning. Prosecutors claim Mix was trying to destroy evidence when he deleted hundreds of text messages to and from a supervisor and a BP contrac-tor. Mix’s lawyers said their client didn’t hide anything from a grand jury that was investigating the spill.Big Sur, Calif. fire destroys 15 homes BIG SUR — A wildfire burning Monday in the Big Sur area of California destroyed at least 15 homes and forced about 100 people to evacuate as it chewed through dry vegetation on its way toward the ocean. No injuries were reported. The fire burned about 500 acres in the Pfeiffer Ridge area of Los Padres National Forest near state Highway 1, with 0 percent containment, Los Padres National Forest spokes-man Andrew Madsen said. Madsen said the fire destroyed the home of Big Sur Fire Chief Martha Karstens. “She left thinking that she was going to go protect other people’s homes,” Madsen said, “and it turns out that her own home has been consumed.” Officials were hopeful that they could contain the blaze this week.Nothing suspicious found at Harvard CAMBRIDGE — Four buildings on Harvard University’s campus were evacuated Monday after police received an email claiming that explo-sive devices may have been hidden inside, but after hours of searches and disruptions to final exams, no suspicious devices were found. The buildings were evacuated and access to Harvard Yard was restricted after the email was received at about 8:40 a.m. Monday, shortly before students were set to begin final exams. In a statement to the Harvard community, Harvard Executive Vice President Katie Lapp said that the build-ings were evacuated “out of an abundance of caution” and that activities at the Ivy League school in Cambridge were returning to normal. 5 THINGS TO KNOW TODAY IN FLORIDA Q Associated Press 4. Ocala Trauma fight now at DOH OCALA — More than a year after a disputed trauma center opened at Ocala Regional Medical Center, the Florida Department of Health has sent the legal battle to an administrative law judge. UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville last December challenged the trauma cen-ter’s openingn, arguing that the DOH did not follow the proper legal process. The department dismissed that challenge, but its decision was later reversed by the 1st District Court of Appeal. 5. Targeting inter-county criminals JACKSONVILLE — A bill filed Monday would make it a felony offense to cross county lines to commit crimes such as sexual bat-tery, burglary, kidnapping or trafficking in controlled sub-stances. Charles McBurney, R-Jacksonville, proposed the measure, which would apply when crimes are committed in counties other than where the perpetrators live. The mea-sure would take effect Oct. 1. 3. Lawmakers take on flood insurance CLEARWATER — Two Tampa Bay-area legisla-tors said Tuesday they are proposing a bill to give hom-eowners relief from rising flood insurance premiums. State Sen. Jeff Brandes and Rep. Larry Ahern said that the bill would allow private insur-ance companies to offer flood insurance policies to Florida homeowners. About 1.1 mil-lion homeowners nationwide have received taxpayer-sub-sidized rates and the govern-ment has financed about 60 percent of losses. 2. Med. marijuana on tight deadline TALLAHASSEE — Those in favor of constitutionalizing medical marijuana have until Feb. 1 to gather 683,189 voter signatures. As of Tuesday, 162,866 signatures had been certified. Attorney John Morgan says more than 600,000 petitions have been gathered. Now it’s a matter of having those signatures verified. Then it’s up to the Supreme Court to approve ballot summary language that could let voters decide whether to allow marijuana use for medical reasons. 1. Zimmerman’s attorney investigated ORLANDO — The attorney who helped get George Zimmerman acquitted of mur-der charges is being inves-tigated by the Florida Bar after a complaint was filed against him. Spokeswoman Francine Walker said in an email Tuesday that there was a pending complaint against Mark O’Mara regarding his representation of Zimmerman. A complaint doesn’t neces-sarily lead to discipline. Of more than 7,000 complaint files opened this year, roughly 200 have led to discipline. Q Associated Press and News Service of Florida MANDY BROWN/ Lake City Reporter1,200 pounds of foodJoe Smith, Lake City Reporter circulation district manager loads 1,200 pounds of non-perishable food onto a truck fo r delivery to the Florida Gateway Food Bank on Tuesday. Customers donated various types of food for the 6th Annual Lake City Reporter Food Drive from Dec. 2 -13.

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Happy Holidays to April Melodie, Amy May & June Rose from the Best D. Gods grace is sufcient for us to be together again in Jesus Name forget not all His Benets. Psalm 103 Connie Anderson, a Columbia Bank corporate trainer and member of the Summers Elementary School Advisory Council, said the donation strength ens community bonds. This donation lets not only the school, but the community know that were willing to give back and help those that are less fortunate in the com munity, she said. Jennifer Freeman, the Summers Elementary School PTO president-elect for 2014-2015, said Browns work has laid a foundation for the program. Our plans are to keep this program up, because these children do need a Christmas, she said. Stanton said the gifts will provide the children with items they both need and want. These donations pro vide a Christmas for these students that they may not get, Stanton said. Its fun damentally providing some of the basics we see that some of them may lack, as well as some toys. SUMMERS Continued From 1A said. If you plan on drink ing, plan ahead for a sober ride to get you home safely. Our goal is not to arrest you, but we will. Columbia County Sheriffs Office Lt. Robert Holloway encouraged par ents to be good role models for their children and use their seat belts when trav eling, but also noted the importance of not texting while driving. Holloway said four priori ties for safe holiday driving include: Wear a seat belt, dont drink and drive; dont text and drive; and remain focused. During the press con ference traffic safety team members also promoted the 16th Annual Recipes For the Road booklet, which con tained non-alcoholic drink recipes. SAFETY Continued From 1A TONY BRITT /Lake City Reporter Shayne Morgan (left), Columbia Traffic Safety Team chairman looks on as Florida Highway Patrol Maj. Gene Spaulding speaks about the importance of avoiding alcohol use and driving while distracted during a Tuesday afternoon press conference at the Lake City Gateway Airport. COURTESY Awards and achievements Zane Starling, 8, (from left) and Savannah Thomas, a high school senior, pose after receiv ing their awards at the Columbia County Fair. Starling was the Grand Champion and Thomas won the award of Senior Showmanship. COURTESY Junior ROTC cadets fellowship with community Over 200 Junior ROTC cadets recently joined their families and members of the community for the third annual Thanksgiving dinner at Columbia High School. meeting, said after the meeting the process to amend the appropriate ordinances would likely take several months due to administrative proce dures and public adver tising requirements. Commissioner Scarlet Frisina, who is the coun tys chair for the SAC, said after the meeting she would most likely bring the recommendation before the county commis sion sometime in January to give Feagle ample time to draft appropriate legal language for the ban. We all know the side effects of smoking, Langley said. Its impor tant we dont promote this horrible habit, especially around our children. The next Sports Advisory Council meet ing will take place in the Southside Recreation Complex Coachs Building on Jan. 21, 2014. The county commis sion will hold its next meeting Dec. 19 at 5:30 p.m. in the School Board Administrative Complex. SAC Continued From 1A From staff reports Its the weekend before Christmas, and you can show off your ugly sweater Friday, Dec. 20, perhaps win prizes and also listen and dance to great music by Nashville recording artist Bryce Carlisle Saturday, Dec. 21, at The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park. The weekend kicks off Friday, Dec. 20, with the Ugly Sweater Contest in the Music Hall beginning at 8 p.m. Wear the ugliest Christmas sweater you have and come check out everyone elses choices in ugly sweat ers. You could go home a cash winner. There will be music and fun the entire night with DJ Chuck spinning dance tunes from 8 p.m. to midnight. Saturday, Dec. 21, Nashville recording artist Bryce Carlisle will be in the house to entertain you with great country, Southern rock and other great music. Bryce, from Easton Corbins hometown of Trenton has enter tained since the mid 90s with his smoky vocals and his songs. In 2005, Bryce loaded up his truck and took every song idea hed ever worked on and moved to Nashville on the promise a Nashville producer, Steve Brantley, would help him get started in country music. His country career was underway. After two years of learning from Steve, writing and playing with the best of the best in Music City, Bryce relocated back to Trenton and began creat ing a following of faithful fans. Bryce has shared the stage with Nashville recording artists Craig Morgan, Chris Cagle and many others. His debut single, Big Night In A Small Town, has attracted the attention of country music lovers and some major record labels in Nashville. Come out and enjoy this up and coming country artist with music beginning at 8 p.m. Admission is free both nights to the Music Hall. Doors open at 6 p.m. for dinner. The SOS Caf and Restaurant in the Music Hall is always open during events and ready to serve you delicious food. A fullservice bar will be open with drink specials all evening. Ugly sweaters, Bryce Carlisle at Suwannee Park COURTESY Nashville recording artist Bryce Carlisle will be at the Suwannee Music Park on Saturday, Dec. 21.

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OPINION Wednesday, December 18, 2013 www.lakecityreporter.com 4A Lake City Reporter Serving Columbia County Since 1874 The Lake City Reporter is published with pride for residents of Columbia and surrounding coun-ties by Community Newspapers Inc. We believe strong newspapers build strong communities — “Newspapers get things done!” Our primary goal is to publish distinguished and profitable community-oriented newspapers. This mission will be accomplished through the teamwork of professionals dedicated to truth, integrity and hard work. Todd Wilson, Publisher Robert Bridges, Editor Sue Brannon, Controller Dink NeSmith, President Tom Wood, Chairman OUR OPINION LETTERS POLICY Letters to the Editor should be typed or neatly written and double spaced. Letters should not exceed 400 words and will be edited for length and libel. Letters must be signed and include the writer’s name, address and telephone number for verification. Writers can have two letters per month published. Letters and guest columns are the opinion of the writers and not necessarily that of the Lake City Reporter BY MAIL: Letters, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056; or drop off at 180 E. Duval St. downtown. BY FAX: (386) 752-9400. BY EMAIL: news@lakecityreporter.com Thanks for your help with food drive A time for memories T his morning I heard myself singing, “Deep in December it’s nice to remember.” That’s from a song in “The Fantasticks,” a musical I never saw and don’t care to recall. It was stuck on replay in my head the way some songs seem to get stuck there. Don’t ask me why. I was just glad it wasn’t “All I Want for Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth” or “Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer.” I get stuck on them sometimes, too. Those songs aren’t high on my Christmas play list. I’d prefer to get stuck on Handel’s “Messiah” or “O Holy Night” or even “I’ll Be Home for Christmas.” But the older I get the more I find my mind has a mind of its own. There I was, loading the dishwasher, singing “Deep in December” when suddenly I remembered: Christmas is a time for remembering. One of my favorite holiday traditions is to ask friends or family or strangers in line at the post office, “What’s your favorite Christmas memory?” The answers often tell me more about the person than I could learn in an hour-long inter-view. See for yourself. Ask someone that question. But be prepared for them to ask you in return. What’s my favorite Christmas memory? Thanks for asking. For me, it’s not one, but a lifetime col-lection. For example: Christmas Eve, when I was 3, my dad point-ed to the sky and said, “Look. That’s the Star of Bethlehem.” I saw it that moment and every Christmas since, even if I can’t see the sky. -When I was 10, my family fell on hard times, harder than our usual, so Santa wouldn’t make it to our house until spring. But some good people from church brought us a ham and cookies and a tree with colored lights. After they left, my mother said, “Life is a bank. Sometimes you give, sometimes you take. It’s all the same bank. Just remember how it feels to take, because one day you will do the giving.” -When I was pregnant with my first child, I lay awake Christmas Eve, wanting to hold him, not in my belly, but in my arms. I couldn’t imagine it any more than I could imagine riding a donkey from Nazareth to Bethlehem. But I believed in the hope of it. And four weeks later, it came true. -My youngest was 7 when we spent Christmas at a cabin in the mountains. He asked Santa for a chance to see snow fall, and he got it. He also managed to lock the keys in the car, forcing his dad to jog three miles in the snow back to the cabin for a spare set of keys. -A few weeks before my first husband lost a long battle with cancer, we celebrated his 54th birthday on Christmas Eve with our three children. I remember their laughter, their faces, their eyes, how they shined. I wish you could’ve seen them. It was not our merriest Christmas, but I never knew one more holy. -My final favorite Christmas memory is this: After years as a widow, I remarried and moved with my new husband to Las Vegas. Christmas in the desert was different from those I knew in the mountains of the Carolinas, or on the coast of California. But the kids came to visit and we made the best of it. Then one night in January, it snowed. My husband and I put on every article of clothing we owned and sat out by a palm tree catch-ing snowflakes on our tongues. It wasn’t Christmas on the calendar. But it felt like it. Christmas is a time for singing songs, good or bad, for seeing stars and tasting snowflakes and believing in hope. Sometimes you give, sometimes you take. But it’s always a time to be thankful, whether you get what you want or have to jog three miles in the snow. It doesn’t have to be merry to be holy. It can happen any day, any time of year. Because more than a date on a calendar, Christmas is a feeling somewhere in the soul. Here’s wishing you and yours a Christmas to remember. T hanks to you, families who might otherwise have gone without will have a real Christmas dinner this year. Lake City Reporter readers pitched in to contribute more than half a ton of non-perishable food items to the paper’s sixth annual Community Food Drive. The drive, held from Dec. 2-13, was brief by design, the aim being to help tide folks over between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Food banks are usually inun-dated by late November, only to see contri-butions fall sharply before Christmas. Still, in less than two weeks you gave more than 1,200 lbs. of much-needed nour-ishment. All proceeds were sent to Florida Gateway Food Bank for distribution to local families. We thank you on their behalf. T here are bad ideas and then there are BAD ideas. The difference of course is in the potential for harm. A recent prime example of the latter can be found in Fisher-Price’s decision to begin exposing America’s babies to the wonder of technology within weeks of enter-ing the world. What obviously seemed like a good idea at the time for one of the nation’s most respect-ed manufacturers of educational toys is generating more than a little concern among those who think the rush to technological indoctrination has gone too far. The company, a subsidiary of toy giant Mattel, is providing parents the opportunity to begin familiariz-ing their newborns with the earliest training possible in life’s increas-ingly necessary functions by attach-ing iPads or similar modern mar-vels to their bouncy seats. Another company, CTA Digital, is offering the same thing in a potty chair. The bouncy seats, originally designed to strengthen legs before learning to walk, will now allow the babies to experience the wonders of apps as they bob happily along. In fact, the seats are labeled the “Newborn -to-Toddler Apptivity Seat.” The potty trainer permits a toddler to while away the experience by tapping on a screen. While I don’t remember my own experience with the potty trainer except I’m sure anything that would have distracted me from the busi-ness at hand while using it would have been welcomed. I do recall being told that my older sister who had decided to harass me while I was so engaged one day got too close and paid the consequence. Perhaps that wouldn’t have hap-pened had I been exposed to a mar-velous magical touch me screen on my chair. As for my own kids, it also might have eliminated standing around encouragingly to view the results and when they were positive clapping loudly in praise of a job well done. Seriously, is there any doubt in one’s mind that we have gone too far in our rush to reach global supe-riority in technology? The growing up experience already includes a dubious reliance far too much on an ability to cut corners in learning by using data packed devices that do everything for us from spelling to calculating our math to shouting out solutions to problems. Along the way millions of our children and grandchildren (in my case) spend hour upon hour staring at screens full of violence where they receive points for how many kills they register in an addictive ritual. For a long time Fisher-Price has been a recognized, respected leader in toys that permit the development of motor and mental skills-often mar-velous wooden and well made plastic teaching tools that also enhance social learning. With that reputation in mind, it is marketing the latest venture as “a grow-with-me seat for babies that’s soothing, entertaining, has a touch of technology, too.” The clamor against the idea however from the child development experts is considerable. Dr. Victor Strausburger, a pediatric professor at the University of New Mexico’s Medical School, posed this question in an interview with the Washington Post. “Does anyone out there think the kids need more screen time,” he asked, calling it a “terrible idea.” Obviously there is no way in this new culture that children can fail to be exposed to the technological revolution, even from an early age. Kids operate remote controls and other devices almost as toddlers. They learn quickly. But deliberately turning them into wonks as babies seems a fearful prospect we might seriously regret. TODAY IN HISTORY On this date:In 1787, New Jersey became the third state to ratify the U.S. Constitution. in Dec. 1865, the 13th Amendment to the Constitution, abolishing slavery, was declared in effect by Secretary of State William H. Seward. In 1892, Tchaikovsky’s ballet “The Nutcracker” publicly premiered in St. Petersburg, Russia. In 1915, President Woodrow Wilson, widowed the year before, married Edith Bolling Galt at her Washington home. In 1940, Adolf Hitler ordered secret preparations for Nazi Germany to invade the Soviet Union. (Operation Barbarossa was launched in June 1941.) In 1957, the Shippingport Atomic Power Station in Pennsylvania, the first public, full-scale commercial nuclear facility to generate electricity in the United States, went on line. (It was closed in 1982.) In 1958, the world’s first communications satellite, SCORE (Signal Communication by Orbiting Relay Equipment), nicknamed “Chatterbox,” was launched by the United States aboard an Atlas rocket. In 1972, the United States began heavy bombing of North Vietnamese targets during the Vietnam War. (The bombardment ended 11 days later.) In 1980, former Soviet Premier Alexei N. Kosygin died at age 76. In 1992, Kim Young-sam was elected South Korea’s first civilian president in three decades. In 2006, Robert Gates was sworn in as U.S. defense secretary. Q Associated Press Technology reaches into baby crib Sharon Randall www.sharonrandall.com Q Sharon Randall can be contacted at P.O. Box 777394, Henderson, NV 89077. Dan K. Thomasson Q Dan K. Thomasson is former editor of Scripps Howard News Service. 4AOPINION

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Dec. 18 Book & Gift Event The Shands Lakeshore RMC, Auxiliary Gift Shop will hold its annual Book & Gift Event on Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 18 and 19 in the Caf of the Hospital from 7 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Benefits will be for Continuing Education in Health fields for staff and local scholarships to high school students. These items are 30-70% off retail prices. Come in and shop just in time for last minute Christmas gifts. Olustee planning The Blue Grey Army will have a planning meet ing for the 2014 Olustee Festival at 5:30 p.m. in the Columbia County School District Central Building, Room 153, at 409 SW St. Johns St. The festival will be Feb. 14-16. For informa tion, call 755-1097. Ladies Night VFW Post 2206, 343 Forest Lawn Way, hosts Ladies Night every Wednesday and Saturday from 7-10 p.m. Call 386-7525001 with questions. Soil testing Columbia County Master Gardeners will do free soil pH testing each Wednesday at the Columbia County Extension Offices new location, 971 W. Duval St. (U.S. 90), Suite 170. Drop off soil samples at the office any week day during business hours. For more information, call 752-5384. Dec. 21 Christmas Extravaganza B&S Combs Elks Lodge will be hosting its Christmas Extravaganza for the kids on Dec. 21, 2013 from 12-4 p.m. at B&S Combs Elks Lodge, 1688 NE Washington St. Please contact Carlos Brown at 386-288-6235 for more information. Christmas party VFW Post 2206, 343 Forest Lawn Way, is host ing their Christmas Party on Saturday, Dec. 21. Kickstart will perform at 8 p.m. Well provide fin ger foods, you bring your friends and well all have a good time. The party is open to the public. Call 386752-5001 for more. Healthy Soul Food The Presley EXCEL and Scholars Program invites the community to a Healthy Soul Food Workshop on Saturday, Dec. 21 at noon at Trinity United Methodist Church, 248 NE Martin Luther King, Jr. Street. The workshop is sponsored by Brook Mobley of DaVita Kidney Specialists of Northern Florida. The consultants are Mrs. Elizabeth Jones and Mr. Walter Jones Jr. of Philadephia, Pennsylvania. For additional information call 386-752-4074. Dec. 24 Communion Service Haven Hospice, 6037 W US 90, will host a Holy Communion ser vice on Christmas Eve at the Community Room at Haven Hospice at 6 p.m. The thirty minute service, A Family Tradition, will include Christmas car ols, the reading of the Christmas story and serv ing communion. Everyone is invited. Call Chaplain Donna Carlile at 386-7529191 for more. Dec. 25 Christmas dinner Merry Christmas from VFW Post 2206. We will have a Christmas dinner from 1-3 p.m. at 343 Forest Lawn Way. Cost is $7 per person. The dinner is open to the public. Call 386-7525001 for more. Dec. 31 New Years Eve party VFW Post 2206, 343 Forest Lawn Way, is host ing their New Years Eve Party on Tuesday, Dec. 31. Kickstart will perform at 7 p.m. Well provide finger foods, party favors and complimentary champagne toast at midnight. The party is open to the public. Call 386-752-5001 for more. Jan. 5 Zumba Class Sarah Sandlin, Zumba Instructor fot the City of Lake City, is offering a free Zumba class on Jan. 5 at the Teen Town city building at Youngs Park from 4-5 p.m. This will be a beginners class where youll learn all the basic moves of this pop ular dance form. After the free class, a regular Zumba class will be held for $5 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Email Sarah at lakecityzumba@ gmail.com for more. Jan. 14 Medicare Seminar The Lifestyle Enrichment Center is sponsoring a free educational Medicare semi nar on Tuesday, Jan. 14 from 5-6 p.m. Irv Crowetz of C/C & Associates, Inc. will mod erate the seminar. RSVP to 386-755-3476 x 107. Jan. 17 Masonic Banquet Gold Standard Lodge #167 will be hosting their annual Masonic Banquet on Jan. 17 at 7 p.m. at the Westside Community Center. For tickets and more information, contact Chris at 386-623-3611 or Mike at 386-867-6675. Jan. 18 King Breakfast The Presley EXCEL and Scholars Program and Youth for Christ Ministry invite the community to the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 85th Birthday Observance Breakfast at the Womans Club, 257 SE Hernando Street. Brooke Mobley of Davita Kidney Specialists of Northern Florida will be the guest speaker. Tickets may be purchased for $20; tables may also be reserved. Call 386-752-4074 for more. Volunteers needed Shands LakeShore Shands LakeShore Regional Medical Center Auxiliary is looking for volunteers to work a vari ety of positions around the hospital. Volunteers are asked to work a fourhour shift once per week, but are welcome to work more often. Volunteers are needed to drive the shuttle car and help with jobs in the hospital. If you have some time to donate, come to the gift shop and pick up an application or call (386)292-8000, ext. 21216. Lake City Medical Lake City Medical Center is looking for volunteers. If you have any extra time and a heart for volunteer ism, please call (386) 7583385 for more information or visit the hospitals web site at Lakecitymedical. com or you can stop by the front desk and pick up a paper application. United Way United Way of Suwannee Valley is recruiting vol unteers who are willing to be called upon to staff the Columbia County Emergency Operations Centers Information Center during disasters. These vol unteers serve as the link between the county emer gency management offices and the public when the EOC is activated for disas ters. Anyone willing to serve in this capacity when needed or can recruit volun teers through your church or civic organization should call Jenn Sawyer, United Way of Suwannee Vallety long-term recovery coordi nator, at 752-5604, ext. 101. Hospice of Nature Coast Hospice of the Nature Coast is searching for individuals who are inter ested in volunteering in the, Columbia, Suwannee Hamilton and Lafayette areas. Specialized training will be provided. To vol unteer contact Volunteer Manager Drake Varvorines at 386-755-7714 or email: dvarvorines@hospiceofthe naturecoast.org. TONY BRITT/ Lake City Reporter Columbias Christmas Concert Columbia High School band director Ryan Schulz (standing) directs the schools wind ensemble during the 2013 Columbia High School Band Christmas Concert at the school auditorium Monday night. Virginia Grubbs Mrs. Virginia Grubbs, 89, of Lake City, went to be with the Lord on Monday, December 16, 2013 at the Haven Hospice Suwannee Valley Care Center in Lake City after an extended illness. She was born on Octo ber 25, 1924 to the late Ernest and Lucille Tomberlin. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Mrs. Grubbs was preceded in death by her hus band, John, and one son, Tim. Survivors include one son and daughter in law, John and Judy Grubbs; two grandchildren, Kerry Grubbs Hughes and Lisa Grubbs, all of Greenville, South Carolina. Graveside funeral services for Mrs. Grubbs will be conducted today, Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 2:00 PM at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Lake City. Interment will fol may be made the Haven Hospice Suwannee Valley Care Cen ter at 6037 West US Highway 90, Lake City, FL 32055. Ar rangements are under the direc tion of GUERRY FUNERAL HOME Lake City. 752-2414 Myrtle Norris Lloyd Mrs. Myrtle Norris Lloyd, 97 of Lake City passed away on Mon day, December 16, 2013. She was born in Jasper, FL on June 9, 1916 to the late Willie B. and Arthur M. Norris. The Florida Southern Baptist newspaper was quoted as saying that at ninety she was the oldest active Sunday school teacher in the state. Seven years later she was still teaching Growing in Christ Likeness at Southside Baptist Church, Lake City, FL. Without a doubt she was spiritually blessed and loved the Lord divinely. Southside Baptist Church was such a blessing to her. She had beautiful memories of each class. She was also coun college students who roomed with her over thirty years. Lake City and Columbia County were so kind to her and allowed her to make her life here. She would like to say thanks. Mrs. Lloyd was preceded in death by three sisters, Rita (John) Phillips, Claudette (Howard) Davis and Maxine (Tom) Harkness; two brothers, W. Burke (Edith) Nor ris and Albert E. (Mary) Norris and sister in law, Evelyn Norris. Survivors include her son, R. Paul (Edna) Lloyd of Lake City, FL; two granddaughters, Saleeta (Doyle) Cook of Naples, FL and Ashley (Kurt) Murrell of Castle Rock, CO; two brothers, Bill Norris and Jack R. Black both of Jasper, FL. She also has a dear niece and nephew, Geri and Larry Huddleston of Jasper, FL. There are many more nieces and neph ews, great nieces and a greatgreat niece that also survive. Funeral services will be con ducted on Friday, December 20, 2013 at 11:00 AM at Southside Baptist Church with Rev. Ralph will follow at 1:00 PM at the Friendship Baptist Church Cem etery in Jasper, FL. Visitation with the family will be Thursday evening from 6-8:00 PM at the ers donations may be made to Southside Baptist Church, Lake City, FL. Arrangements are un der the direction of GUERRY FUNERAL HOME Lake City. Please sign the guestbook at www.guerryfuneralhome.net Patsy Lee Roberts Silcox Mrs. Patsy Lee Roberts Silcox, 88, a lifelong resident of Starke, Florida, passed away December 16th, 2013, at her sons home in Lake City, Florida. Patsy was born February 28th, 1925 in Lawtey, Flori da, to George W. and Jewel Tatum Roberts. She graduated from Bradford High School in 1942 and married Vernon Silcox that same year. They were hap until Vernons death in 1998. Patsy was employed for seven teen years in Starke by Dr. J. E. Denmark as a dental assistant. Later she joined her son in busi at Community Jewelers in Lake City. Patsy was a consummate people person, and made many friends throughout her work life. What she cherished most about her two careers was helping peo ple, building relationships, and seeing smiling faces. She said many times that she enjoyed ev ery minute of work. She loved being with friends and family, and maintained many life-long friendships. Her faith and her friends brought her great joy and support throughout the years and she was a model of resilience. Patsy was a member of the First Baptist Church of Starke for seventy years. Survivors are: her brother, George W. Rob erts (Nancy) of Starke, her son David (Sheryl) Silcox of Lake City, her grandson, Christopher David Silcox of Gainesville, her granddaughter, Emily Ann Gaines (Peter) of Sarasota and many beloved family members. The family will receive friends at Jones-Gallagher Funeral Home, 620 East Nona Street in Starke on Thursday, December 19th from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, December 20th at the First Baptist Church, 163 W. Jefferson St., Starke, FL 32091 with a reception immedi ately following in the fellowship hall. Interment will be at 1:30 PM in Crosby Lake Cemetery. may be made in her mem ory to The American Can cer Society, 2121 SW 16th St., Gainesville, FL 32608 or The American Heart Associa tion, 3324 W University Ave., #128, Gainesville, FL 32607. Arrangements are by JONES-GALLAGHER FUNERAL HOME OF STARKE 904-964-6200. Online condolences may be left at www.jonesgallagherfh.com. Christopher Allen Williams Mr. Christopher Allen Williams, age 23, of Lake City, FL passed away December 14, 2013 at Memorial Hospital in Jackson ville, FL. He was born on July 30, 1990 in Dayton, OH. He is survived by his mother, Jujie Williams, and his step-father Philip DuPont of Bay City, MI. His hobbies included cars, mo torcycles, sports, and spending time with his friends and fam ily. A memorial service will take place on Wednesday, De cember 18, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. at ICS CREMATION & FUNERAL HOME at 357 NW Wilks Lane, Lake City, FL 32055 (www.icsfuneralservices.com) ily would appreciate donations to offset Christophers medi cal bills & funeral expenses. Donations can be made to Philip Dupont, 620 S. McLel lan St., Bay City, MI, 48708 or at the memorial services. Obituaries are paid advertise ments. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified depart ment at 752-1293. Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER COMMUNITY WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2013 5A 5A FREE book by doctor reveals what the drug companies don't want you to know! Your sex life and erection can now survive DIABETES OR PROSTATE CANCER? 800-777-1922 and soreness aches THG-12902 OBITUARIES COMMUNITY CALENDAR To submit your Community Calendar item, contact Emily Lawson at 754-0424 or by e-mail at elawson@lakecityreporter. com. AMANDA WILLIAMSON /Lake City Reporter Turkey for everyone The Lake City Lions Club donated enough food to Westside Elementary School to help 10 families celebrate Christmas dinner. Food included a one turkey for every family, as well as sides. We are very appreciative of the Lions Club donation. It will go to help make a bright Christmas for some of our fami lies, said Westside Elementary School principal Cherie Hill. (From left: Lions Club member Melvin Jones, principal Cherie Hill, Lions Club member Tim Carson, Westside guidance counselor Cherisse Higgs, Westside assistant principal Janice Camp and Lions Club member Billy Dow.)

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6A LAKE CITY REPORTER HEALTH WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2013 Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 6A Baya East 780 SE Baya Dr. 386.755.6677 Baya West 1465 W. US Hwy. 90 386.755.2233 Temporal Mandibular Joint Disorder, known simply as TMJ Disorder, is a fairly common and very painful condition affecting our joint of mastication. This joint is do things like talk, chew, and yawn. Muscles surrounding the joint control the smooth movement the jaw to open or close the mouth. Between the surfaces of the joint sits a smooth cartilage disc enabling our mandible (jaw bone) to glide across or rotate against our skull, near our temples. In order to locate the joint, place in front of your ear and open and close your mouth. TMJ pain can occur suddenly without cause, or as a result of repetitive or acute trauma. to get TMJ. You can get it if you chew too much gum, or if you get in a car accident. Or, you can simply wake up one morning being unable to open or close your mouth. Muscle irritation, joint immobility, or disc diplacement can create a variety of symptoms, the most followed secondly by limita tion of motion. TMJ can be accompanied by jaw clicking or popping, freezing of the joint, headache, neck pain, earache, loss of appetite, or misalignment of teeth. A good physical therapist can assist you with your TMJ problems through a variety of proven techniques. A new treatment option, referred to as cold laser has been shown to be effective in decreas structures, allowing the jaw to functiown as designed. If you suffer from these symptoms, give us a call. We can help you. Temporal Mandibular Joint Disorder By: Brian Sganga Natural cure for holiday headaches Dear Pharmacist: Im prone to tension head aches, but during the holidays, theyre constant. I take ibuprofen and some times hydrocodone. Can you help me? J.R., San Jose, California Answer: Tension head aches are the most com mon type of headache. Millions of people get them. The trigger could be an argument, poor pos ture, lack of sleep, over working yourself, chronic pain, tight muscles, eye strain, skipping a meal or grinding your teeth. One main reason is muscle tightness. An occasional tension headache is no big deal, but if theyre chronic, defined by more than 15/ month for 3 months solid, I can see why you take that medicine! Termed CTTH, short for chronic tension-type headaches, these can cause depression, even if you are a happy-go-lucky person. While painful, these headaches differ form migraines because they dont have the nau sea, halo or any type of aura. This makes them much easier to manage as compared to migraines where you have to dis cover the migrenade and eliminate it. The term migrenade is my word for a trigger that you eat, inhale or create that goes off in your body like a grenade, causing your migraine. There are no real migrenades in CTTH so you can usually eliminate or at least man age these much quicker. The reduction of stress or ending an unhappy rela tionship can help. Here are some supplements that may help you become headache free: Rhodiola: Perfect for people with a lot of mental stress, emotional conflict or anxiety. As you know, that can cause tension headaches. Because rho diola removes ammonia and lactic acid from your blood, it could help with muscle fatigue. Shoot for about 100mg per day, taken anytime before lunch as it may be slightly stimulating. Magnesium: Simple solution for tight muscles, a common trigger for CTTH. Magnesium relax es your muscles. If you read my Drug Mugger book, over 200 prescrip tion medications mug it from your body leaving you at risk for muscle aches, migraines, depres sion, high blood pressure and cardiac arrhythmias. Some forms of magne sium will give you diar rhea. Choose high-quality brands. Arnica Cream: You can buy this at health food stores, it helps soothe muscle aches and relax tight muscles. When the ingredients found in this beautiful flower extract get into your cells, they temporarily shut down a metabolic path way called NF Kappa B, (NFB) which spills nasty pain-causing chemicals (termed cytokines). You can have your massage therapist rub it on too. Hops: Known also as Humulus lupulus, this herb can reduce hista mine levels, a compound (better termed a cyto kine) that is associated with headaches. Hops also helps you to fall asleep, and we know insomnia is a trigger for CTTH (and migraines). When I say hops, I mean the supple ment form or tea, not beer! Hops is known as a flavoring agent in beer. I offer natural and pharmaceutical treatment options for dozens of types of headaches in my new book, Headache Free available in January. See my website for details www.DearPharmacist.com M a r y G o d d e y n e A R N P E l i z a b e t h K a t h y N e w m a n A R N P M i n e s h P a t e l M D M E D I P L E X DEAR PHARMACIST Suzy Cohen jostery@comcast.net Suzy Cohen is a pharmacist in Gainesville. From staff reports GAINESVILLE For people with neurological disorders who use deep brain stimulators, a low bat tery can mean the return of mentally and physi cally crippling symptoms. Fortunately for some of these people, now theres an app to assist with that. In fact, help is now just a smartphone away. The UF Health Center for Movement Disorders and Neurorestoration has developed an iPhone and Android app for patients who use deep brain stimu lators, or DBS. The app, released this month, enables clinicians and patients to measure the battery life left in their DBS devices. This is good news for the more than 100,000 people worldwide with implanted deep brain stimulators. During the past several years, we have implant ed nearly 1,000 of these devices at UF Heath and have studied short and long-term benefits and side effects, explained the centers co-director, Michael S. Okun, M.D. In some cases, battery deple tion could lead to rebound of motor symptoms like tremor or dystonia, but in other neuropsychiatric conditions, it could lead to suicide attempts or other devastating consequenc es. Okun, University of Florida medical stu dent Mike Montuno and area high school student Andrew Kohner studied the relationship between battery depletion and symptom recurrence as part of a summer research project. Their work culminated in a paper published online in PLOS ONE, a peerreviewed, open-access journal. UF medical stu dent Kaihan Fakhar also published a follow-up paper on the site propos ing an algorithm to avoid the DBS battery-related issue. We wanted to develop a simple tool and put it in the hands of physicians and patients, Okun said. During a doctors visit, the clinician can show the patient which are the simulation set tings on the device. In less than a minute, they can check the battery lev els and schedule a preemptive battery change, if necessary, before reemergence of bothersome and potentially devastat ing symptoms. The new app provides patients and their families with a new level of comfort and ease. I can get up-to-date information on the battery life for Austin, anytime and anywhere, said Michele Streitmatter, mother of Austin Streitmatter, a patient of Okuns with dystonia. I dont have to worry about where we are or interrupt his schedule; I will know exactly when I need to make arrange ments. This will give Austin a sense of control over his dystonia, which means the world to us. FLEX PLAN PANIC Remember, your Flex Plan Insurance Covers Eyecare Use it or Lose it TM Where you get the Best for Less! 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Lake City Reporter SPORTS Wednesday, December 18, 2013 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B Story ideas?ContactTim KirbySports Editor754-0421tkirby@lakecityreporter.com 1BSPORTS Christmas Lay-A-Way AvailableSALE BARN OPEN! 7015 W. US Hwy 90 Lake City 386-755-BOOT STOREWIDE SAVINGS Traditional Western to High Fashion Saddle Tack and Cowboy Hats BDU’s and Tactical Boots Boots and Clothing for the Whole Family Home Decor and More! BRIEFS Friday Q Columbia High boys basketball at Orange Park High, 7:30 p.m. (JV-6) Q Fort White High basketball vs. Santa Fe High, 7:30 p.m. (girls-6) Thursday, Dec. 26 Q Columbia High boys basketball at Jarvis Williams Tournament in Palatka, TBA (through Saturday) Q Fort White High boys basketball in Hitchcock’s Challenge at Santa Fe High, TBA (through Monday) GAMES YOUTH BASEBALL Fort White Babe Ruth election Fort White Babe Ruth Baseball has a special election for president and vice-president set for 6 p.m. today at the South Columbia Sports Park board meeting room. The current vice-president is running for the president position. For details, call Jackie Brooks at (386) 527-2555. RUNNING Registration open for Blue Grey 5k The Olustee Blue Grey 5K is 7:30 a.m. Feb. 15. Discount registration is this week at Carquest Auto Parts or Step Fitness. All runners that register before Jan. 1 are guaranteed a long sleeve dri fit tech tee race shirt. Online registration is at www.stepfitnessonline.com Day-of registration has an increased fee. For details, contact Michelle Richards at stepfitnesslic@yahoo.com PREP FOOTBALL All-star game at Fort White High The 7th annual East/ West High School All-star Football Game is Jan. 18, at Fort White High. The game will feature seniors from surrounding high schools Baldwin, Baker County, Bell, Branford, Chiefland, Columbia, Dixie County, Fort White, Hamilton County, Madison County, Lafayette County, Taylor County, Santa Fe, Bradford, Suwannee and Trenton. Admission to the game is $5. Souvenir program ads may be purchased by contacting Carole Dotson at 697-1875. All game proceeds will benefit Fort White football and the Richardson Community Center/Annie Mattox Park North youth programs. For details, call chairman William Murphy at 288-4779.Q From staff reports JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterColumbia High’s Rogelio Arradilla-Sosa heads the bal l while playing against Taylor County High on Dec. 12.CHS falls in close game at LincolnFrom staff reportsColumbia High’s soccer team fell 1-0 against Lincoln High on the road Monday, but according to head coach Trevor Tyler it was one of the better games the Tigers have played. Lincoln is a perennial favorite on the soccer field and the Tigers were in the game until late in the sec-ond half. “We played well,” Tyler said. “Caleb Carswell has been a big addition to our team from football. The midfield played really well, and we just made a mistake on a corner kick late. We were doing good things up top as well.” Tyler noted that the Tigers had more than 12 shots on goal. “It’s more than we’ve had lately,” Tyler said. “We’re not just in games now, but we’re in them with a chance to win.” Columbia is 1-8-1 heading into the holidays. The Tigers will return to action at 6 p.m. against Leon High in Tallahassee.Lady Tigers weightliftingGainesville High handed Columbia High’s weightlift-ing team a 60-26 loss in Lake City on Monday. Gainesville had a near sweep of the weight classes, but Kayla Carman came through with a first-place finish in the 110-pound weight class. Carman had 125-pound bench press and a 130-pound clean-and-jerk for a 255-pound total. Lady Indians basketballFort White High’s girls basketball team lost 67-27 at P.K. Yonge School on Monday. The Lady Indians dropped to 3-6 overall and 3-3 in District 5-4A. P.K. Yonge improved to 9-4. Cenise Armstrong scored 10 points to lead Fort White. Alexa Hatcher scored seven points, while Rykia Jackson and Desma Blake each scored three and Hailey Shook and Khadijah Ingram each scored two. Armstrong scored 12 points in Thursday’s win over Interlachen High. Kasha Cook led with 16 points. Fort White hosts Santa Fe High at 6 p.m. Friday in a JV boys-girls-varsity boys tripleheader.Fort White soccerFort White’s soccer teams wrapped up District 5-2A play at P.K. Yonge on Monday. The Blue Wave girls won 6-0, while the boys won 8-0. The Lady Indians are 2-17-1 and finished district play at 2-13-1. Fort White’s boys are 1-15-1 overall and 1-13 in district. Next up for the Lady Indians is Columbia High on Jan. 8, with the boys playing Columbia on Jan. 10. Downers all around in Columbia County. All-American added to Winston’s resumeBy RALPH D. RUSSOAssociated PressNEW YORK — A tackle-machine linebacker, a tackle-busting running back and one of the most disruptive defensive tack-les in the country made return appearances on The Associated Press All-America team. Alabama linebacker C.J. Mosley, Arizona running back Ka’Deem Carey and Arizona State defensive tackle Will Sutton were selected to the first team for the second straight season. The All-America teams were released Tuesday and selected by a panel of AP college football poll voters. Florida State defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan made the second team, along with offensive tack-le Cameron Erving. The Seminoles had six players on the three teams, the most of any school. Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston from Florida State added All-American to his resume after a spectacular redshirt freshman season. Heisman finalists Andre Williams from Boston College and Northern Illinois’ Jordan Lynch also made the first team. Williams joins Carey in the backfield and Lynch, the dual-threat quarter-back, was chosen as an all-purpose player. Carey and Williams are set to compete on the same field this bowl season when Arizona and Boston College meet in the Advocare V100 Bowl in Shreveport, La., on Dec. 31. It will mark the first time since the 1977 Rose Bowl that two players selected first-team AP All-America at running back then faced off in a bowl. That game featured Michigan’s Rob Lytle and Southern California’s Ricky Bell. Mosley, a senior, was the leading tackler for a defense that ranked fifth in the country in yards allowed per game. Sutton, a senior, was named Pac-12 defensive player of the year for the season straight season. Winston, a landslide Heisman winner last week, is joined on the first team by three Florida State teammates — cen-ter Bryan Stork, kicker Roberto Aguayo and cor-nerback Lamarcus Joyner — to give the top-ranked Seminoles more than any other school. No. 2 Auburn, which plays Florida State on Jan. 6 in the BCS championship game in Pasadena, Calif., placed Heisman finalists Tre’ Mason on the second team at running back and offensive lineman Reese Dismukes and Gregory Robinson on the third team. Lake City’s Jernigan named to second team. BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterColumbia High product Timmy Jernigan signals to the Seminole faithful before playing the annual Florida-Florid a State game in Gainesville earlier this year.

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SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. ESPN2 — Texas at North Carolina 8 p.m. FS1 — USF at St. John’s 9 p.m. ESPN2 — Stanford at UConn. 9:30 p.m. FSN — Northwestern St. at Baylor NBA BASKETBALL 7 p.m. ESPN — Indiana at Miami 9:30 p.m. ESPN — Chicago at Houston NHL HOCKEY 8 p.m. NBCSN — Pittsburgh at N.Y. Rangers SOCCER 2:30 p.m. FS1 — FIFA, Club World Cup, semifinal, CF Monterrey vs. Atletico Mineiro, at Marrakech, Morocco WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. FSN — Mississippi at BaylorFOOTBALLNFL standings AMERICAN CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PANew England 10 4 0 .714 369 311Miami 8 6 0 .571 310 296N.Y. Jets 6 8 0 .429 246 367Buffalo 5 9 0 .357 300 354 South W L T Pct PF PAy-Indianapolis 9 5 0 .643 338 319Tennessee 5 9 0 .357 326 355Jacksonville 4 10 0 .286 221 399 Houston 2 12 0 .143 253 375 North W L T Pct PF PACincinnati 9 5 0 .643 354 274Baltimore 8 6 0 .571 296 277 Pittsburgh 6 8 0 .429 321 332Cleveland 4 10 0 .286 288 362 West W L T Pct PF PAx-Denver 11 3 0 .786 535 372x-Kansas City 11 3 0 .786 399 255San Diego 7 7 0 .500 343 311 Oakland 4 10 0 .286 295 393 NATIONAL CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PAPhiladelphia 8 6 0 .571 364 349Dallas 7 7 0 .500 393 385N.Y. Giants 5 9 0 .357 251 357Washington 3 11 0 .214 305 434 South W L T Pct PF PANew Orleans 10 4 0 .714 359 270 Carolina 10 4 0 .714 328 208Tampa Bay 4 10 0 .286 258 324Atlanta 4 10 0 .286 309 388 North W L T Pct PF PAChicago 8 6 0 .571 406 391Green Bay 7 6 1 .536 362 339Detroit 7 7 0 .500 346 321 Minnesota 4 9 1 .321 363 425 West W L T Pct PF PAx-Seattle 12 2 0 .857 380 205 San Francisco 10 4 0 .714 349 228 Arizona 9 5 0 .643 342 291 St. Louis 6 8 0 .429 316 324 x-clinched playoff spoty-clinched division Monday’s Game Baltimore 18, Detroit 16 Sunday’s Games Tampa Bay at St. Louis, 1 p.m.Indianapolis at Kansas City, 1 p.m.Denver at Houston, 1 p.m.Miami at Buffalo, 1 p.m.New Orleans at Carolina, 1 p.m.Dallas at Washington, 1 p.m.Cleveland at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m.Minnesota at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.Tennessee at Jacksonville, 1 p.m.Arizona at Seattle, 4:05 p.m. N.Y. Giants at Detroit, 4:05 p.m.Oakland at San Diego, 4:25 p.m.Pittsburgh at Green Bay, 4:25 p.m.New England at Baltimore, 4:25 p.m.Chicago at Philadelphia, 8:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 23 Atlanta at San Francisco, 8:40 p.m. College bowl games Saturday New Mexico Bowl At AlbuquerqueWashington State (6-6) vs. Colorado State (7-6), 2 p.m. (ESPN) Las Vegas Bowl At Las VegasFresno State (11-1) vs. Southern Cal (9-4), 3:30 p.m. (ABC) Famous Idaho Potato Bowl At Boise, IdahoBuffalo (8-4) vs. San Diego State (7-5), 5:30 p.m. (ESPN) New Orleans Bowl At New OrleansTulane (7-5) vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (8-4), 9 p.m. (ESPN)BASKETBALLNBA schedule Today’s Games Utah at Orlando, 7 p.m.Indiana at Miami, 7 p.m.Charlotte at Toronto, 7 p.m.Detroit at Boston, 7:30 p.m.Sacramento at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.Washington at Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m.Portland at Minnesota, 8 p.m.New York at Milwaukee, 8 p.m.Memphis at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.San Antonio at Phoenix, 9 p.m.Chicago at Houston, 9:30 p.m.New Orleans at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m. Thursday’s Games Chicago at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.San Antonio at Golden State, 10:30 p.m. USA Today Top 25 The top 25 teams in the USA Today men’s college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Dec. 15, points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and previous ranking: Record Pts Pvs1. Arizona (30) 11-0 798 12. Ohio State (1) 10-0 748 22. Syracuse (1) 10-0 748 34. Louisville 9-1 676 45. Michigan State 8-1 653 56. Wisconsin 12-0 645 67. Oklahoma State 9-1 555 98. Duke 7-2 553 79. Wichita State 10-0 545 810. UConn 9-0 494 1211. Oregon 9-0 490 1112. Villanova 10-0 413 1413. Iowa State 8-0 351 1614. Memphis 7-1 349 1515. Gonzaga 10-1 311 1615. Baylor 8-1 311 1817. Florida 7-2 296 1918. North Carolina 7-2 288 2119. Kansas 7-3 232 1320. UMass 9-0 229 2021. Kentucky 8-3 217 1022. UCLA 9-1 91 2323. San Diego State 7-1 90 2424. Colorado 10-1 88 —25. Missouri 10-0 76 — Others receiving votes: Iowa 53, Pittsburgh 48, Saint Mary’s 24, Creighton 9, Michigan 7, George Washington 5, New Mexico 3, Virginia 3, Oklahoma 1.AP Top 25 schedule Today’s Games No. 3 Ohio State vs. Delaware, 7 p.m.No. 10 UConn vs. Stanford, 9 p.m.No. 12 Baylor vs. Northwestern State, 9:30 p.m. No. 14 North Carolina vs. Texas, 7 p.m.No. 22 UMass at Ohio, 7 p.m.No. 24 San Diego State vs. Southern Utah, 10 p.m. 2B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2013 Page Editor: Tim Kirby, 754-04212BSPORTS AGATE WEDNESDAY EVENING DECEMBER 18, 2013 Comcast Dish DirecTV 6 PM6:307 PM7:308 PM8:309 PM9:3010 PM10:3011 PM11:30 3-ABC 3 -TV20 NewsABC World NewsEntertainment Ton.Inside Edition (N) The Middle The GoldbergsModern FamilyBarbara Walters 10 Most Fascinating PeopleNews at 11Jimmy Kimmel Live 4-IND 4 4 4Chann 4 NewsChann 4 NewsEntertainment Ton.Inside Edition (N) Love-RaymondRules/EngagementBig Bang TheoryBig Bang TheoryThe 10 O’Clock News (N) Chann 4 NewsArsenio Hall 5-PBS 5 -JournalNightly BusinessPBS NewsHour (N) Nature Wolves and buffalo in Canada. 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DEAR ABBY: A couple of years ago, my husband informed me that he likes to dress in women’s cloth-ing. Since then he has read books, is seeing a coun-selor, and the reality is, he is transgender. He now wears his hair long and has long fingernails. I have tried to be understanding and have gone places with him when he is dressed as a woman. He has met other transgender people who have either made the full transition or are content without it. I allow my husband time with these new friends without me. I did feel weird that he was clothes shop-ping and going to movies with his new friends. I have reconciled with these activities and I’m OK with them so far. But I have told him that if he decides to change his gender to female, I will not be able to be married to him. He’s on hormones at the moment and has told me he plans to start testosterone blockers. I love him, Abby, but NOT the woman side of him. Am I unreasonable to put a boundary on my mar-riage? He thinks if he slow-ly eases me into the idea that it will be OK. He says I am his “world” and I should love him no matter what gender he is. Am I being selfish? — SOMEWHERE IN THE NORTHWEST DEAR SOMEWHERE: You appear to be a loving and accepting wife. You may be your husband’s world, but his world is changing -and along with it, so is yours. It is not selfish to take care of yourself. You did not enter your marriage to be part-nered with another woman, and you should not be made to feel guilty remaining with one if it’s not what you want. Some spouses stay together; others just can’t. If you haven’t heard of the Straight Spouse Network, it is a confidential support network of current or for-mer heterosexual spouses or partners of gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender mates. It was founded in 1991, and its mission is to help straight spouses or partners cope with coming-out issues, and help mixed-orientation couples and their children build bridges of understanding. To learn more about it and find a sup-port group near you, visit www.straightspouse.org. DEAR ABBY: I have always had an extremely close relationship with my little sister. Last year, I graduated from high school and left for univer-sity. It was hard for both of us. My college is an hour away from where my family lives, so even though I live on campus, I try to come home whenever I can to visit on weekends. Lately it seems like my little sister has emotionally distanced herself from me. She doesn’t confide in me anymore, shows little inter-est in my life, and it has gotten to the point where she barely acknowledges me in public. I have tried talking to her about it and telling her how much it hurts me, but she tells me I’m overreacting and to stop being stupid. My mom says she does this with everyone and that this is typical for a 14-year-old teenager, but it breaks my heart to be so excluded from her life. Is this just a phase I have to learn to deal with and accept? What should I do? — SAD BIG SISTER IN SWITZERLAND DEAR BIG SISTER: Your sister is growing up, and part of that process means becoming an indi-vidual. Right now she is try-ing to figure out who she is, apart from the family she loves – including you. I’m sure she isn’t intention-ally trying to hurt your feelings. Because you were so close, she may have felt abandoned when you left for college. Your mother is right about this. Let your sister evolve. She’ll be back. Accept it for now. DILBERT BABY BLUES HOROSCOPES DEAR ABBY ARIES (March 21April 19): Do something nice for someone going through a tough time. Taking a stance and speak-ing up about your beliefs, theories and concerns will put you in the limelight and create a stir in your community or amongst your friends. ++ TAURUS (April 20May 20): Make travel plans or visit friends or rel-atives you don’t get to see often. Talk over changes you want to make within an important relationship. Firm up on any agreement you have regarding legal or contractual connota-tions. ++++ GEMINI (May 21June 20): Keep your secrets locked up tight. An impulsive move due to an emotional situation will leave you in a questionable position. Prepare to make a decision that will alter who you spend time with between now and the end of the year. +++ CANCER (June 21July 22): A little rest will do you good. Continually trying to make everything perfect for others will take its toll on you emotionally, mentally and physically. Consider booking a mas-sage or a day at the spa. Romance will ease stress. +++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Do what’s expected of you and keep moving. Hook up with friends or shop for special items that will make your life easier or more comfortable. Don’t rely on others when it’s up to you to make things happen. +++ VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Don’t jump to conclusions or make a hasty move. Focus on getting things done and spending time with the people you love the most. Picking up a new outfit or updating your look will help boost your confidence. ++++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Emotional problems will surface if you are deal-ing with children or any-one that depends on you. Look for answers that will help improve the dynamic of any relationship you feel is worthwhile. Avoid excess and improve your health. ++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23Nov. 21): Do something unique if you plan to entertain and make an impression on your guests. A change to the way you live will enhance your life and give you plenty to look forward to. Romance will pay off. +++++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Make changes at home that will bright-en your environment. More activity will motivate you to expand your interests. Consider how you want to ring in the New Year and make plans that include the people you enjoy being around the most. +++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Listen to what’s being said, but don’t take offense. Everyone is entitled to his or her opin-ion. Anger is a waste of time and constructive criti-cism, although not favored, can be of help in the not-too-distant future. +++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Surround yourself with people who inspire you. Once you get started in a direction that allows you to utilize the things you do best, you will be unstoppable. A change of plans will end up being to your benefit. Enjoy the moment. +++ PISCES (Feb. 19March 20): Go out and hustle to get all the little things done that have been nagging at you. A chance to spend time with some-one you love to be around should be planned for the evening hours. A commit-ment can and should be made. +++++ CELEBRITY CIPHER Abigail Van Burenwww.dearabby.com BLONDIE BEETLE BAILEY B.C. FRANK & ERNEST FOR BETTER OR WORSE ZITS HAGAR THE HORRIBLE SNUFFY SMITH GARFIELD THE LAST WORD Eugenia Last Husband on gender journey wants his wife to go along Q Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. 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4BLAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDWEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2013 Classified Department: 755-5440 Lake City Reporter Classifieds Classifieds dial-a-pro Reporter Service DirectoryTo place a Reporter Service Directory Ad in Columbia and surrounding CountiesHighlight Your Reporter Service Directory Ad With Ar twork-Ask Your Representative For Details 386-755-5440 Tree ServiceHALSEY & Sons Tree Service Tree trimming/removal/Lic & Ins. All major credit cards accepted. Call 352-745-0630. LegalNOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the US BANK AS C/F FLDUNDEE LIEN INVLLC of the following cer-tificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issu-ance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 1436Year of Issuance: 2011Description of Property: SEC 24 TWN 4S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 03114-111LOT11 CANNON CREEK PLACE S/D. ORB 1081-2655Name in which assessed: JAMES HUDSON AND GLENN ROBERTMONCRIEFAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 6th of January, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05541983NOVEMBER 27, 2013DECEMBER 4, 11 & 18, 2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the Latitude Capital Partners, LLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be is-sued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 1718Year of Issuance: 2009Description of Property: SEC 35 TWN 5S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 03755-108LOT8 COLUMBIASOUTH S/D. ORB 771-1804-1806, 943-999, 966-811, WD 994-457, WD 1150-453Name in which assessed:DUMMAR, LLCAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 6th of January, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05541987NOVEMBER 27, 2013DECEMBER 4, 11 & 18, 2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the Latitude Capital Partners, LLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be is-sued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 2025Year of Issuance: 2010Description of Property: SEC 33 TWN 3S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 06637-000LOTS 1,2 & 3 BLOCK F MEL-ROSE PARK S/D ORB 398-373, 696-561 WD 1053-182Name in which assessed: ELVINAADAMSAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of FloriLegalda. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 6th of January, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05541986NOVEMBER 27, 2013DECEMBER 4, 11 & 18, 2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the Latitude Capital Partners, LLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be is-sued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 2068Year of Issuance: 2010Description of Property: SEC 24 TWN 7S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 04313-101N 1/2 OF E 1/2 OF W1/2 OF SW1/4 OF SW1/4. ORB 769-1123, 895-1054, 1055, QC 1120-1681Name in which assessed: LOUISE NATTIELAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 6th of January, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05541988NOVEMBER 27, 2013DECEMBER 4, 11 & 18, 2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TC TAMPA1, LLC PNC of the fol-lowing certificate has filed said cer-tificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 2190Year of Issuance: 2011Description of Property: SEC 05 TWP3S RNG 17 PARCELNUM-BER 04847-005COMM NWCOR OF NW1/4 OF SE 1/4, RUN S 25.01 FTTO S R/WOF CHESHIRE RD, E 151.99 FTFOR POB, CONTE 300.01 FT, SOUTH 192.74 FT, W296.86 FT, NORTH 192.67 FTTO POB ORB 1030-717 QCD 1097-1145Name in which assessed: OSIE H PRICEAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 6th of January, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05542004NOVEMBER 27, 2013DECEMBER 4, 11 & 18, 2013 LegalNOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TC TAMPA1, LLC PNC of the fol-lowing certificate has filed said cer-tificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 2387Year of Issuance: 2011Description of Property: SEC 28 TWN 3S RNG 17 PARCELNUM-BER 05691-000LOT22 EX 61 FTOFF WSIDE BAYASURVEY. ORB PROB #00-116-CPORB 906-44 THRU 051, CS NO 00-116 CP, ORDER DETER HX 936-66 THRU 75Name in which assessed: ESTATE OF LUCILLE FOSTERAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 6th of January, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05541980NOVEMBER 27, 2013DECEMBER 4, 11 & 18, 2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the Latitude Capital Partners, LLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be is-sued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 3038Year of Issuance: 2010Description of Property: PARCELNUMBER 10880-000NE DIV: E 1/2 OF LOT2 BLK 13. ORB 336-342,878-232, 878-983, 938-1306, 958-1107, WD 1060-2191, CT1093-1917 ORB 1102-1616Name in which assessed: MINDYLEEAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 6th of January, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05541985NOVEMBER 27, 2013DECEMBER 4, 11 & 18, 2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the US BANK AS C/F FLDUNDEE LIEN INVLLC of the following cer-tificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issu-ance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 3580Year of Issuance: 2011Description of Property: PARCELNUMBER 11177-000NE DIV: LOTS 2 & 10 BARDENS SURVEYOF NW1/4 OF SW1/4. (POOR LEGAL-NO PLATOF BARDENS SURVEYON RE-CORD). ORB 648-096-102. (BEING PARTOF SW1/4 OF SEC 28-3S-17E) ORB 831-666Name in which assessed: CHRIS-TINE TPOPEAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 6th of January, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with Legala disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05541984NOVEMBER 27, 2013DECEMBER 4, 11 & 18, 2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the US BANK AS C/F FLDUNDEE LIEN INVLLC of the following cer-tificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issu-ance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 3869Year of Issuance: 2011Description of Property: PARCELNUMBER 12204-000N DIV: COMM SE COR, RUN W80.4 FTFOR POB, CONTW75.02 FT, N PARALLELTO 4 TH ST74.3 FTTO S LINE OF ALLEY, E ALONG ALLEY78 FT, S 74.3 FTTOPOB. (BLOCK 128) ORB 442-502 LIFE EST996-1320Name in which assessed: IRIS STALVEY(AS TO LIFE ESTATE ONLY)All of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 6th of January, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05541981NOVEMBER 27, 2013DECEMBER 4, 11 & 18, 2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TC TAMPA1, LLC PNC of the fol-lowing certificate has filed said cer-tificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 3947Year of Issuance: 2011Description of Property: PARCELNUMBER 13107-012E DIV: LOT12 EASTLAKE S/D. ORB 400-130Name in which assessed: EUNICE AUSGOOD (DECEASED)All of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 6th of January, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05542007NOVEMBER 27, 2013DECEMBER 4, 11 & 18, 2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the Latitude Capital Partners, LLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be is-sued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 611Year of Issuance: 2010Description of Property: SEC 22 TWN 3S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 02265-011COMM SWCOR OF SEC, RUN E 550 FTFOR POB, N 92.53 FT, NE Legal104.06 FT, SE 94.85 FT, S AP-PROX 127 FT, W180 FTTO POB (AKALOT28 LEON MCCALLSURVE UNREC) (NEED SUR-VEY). ORB 461-504, 861-2437, JTWRS 861-2438, WD 1081-1205Name in which assessed: RESULTS REALTYOF NORTH FLORIDAINCAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 6th of January, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05541989NOVEMBER 27, 2013DECEMBER 4, 11 & 18, 2013 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the US BANK AS C/F FLDUNDEE LIEN INVLLC of the following cer-tificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issu-ance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 782Year of Issuance: 2011Description of Property: SEC 24 TWN 3S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 02275-061LOT1 AZALEACREEK S/D. ORB 778-1206, CT1009-2797, TRUSTDEED 1044-714Name in which assessed: EZE-CHIELSTJEAN AND YVETTE STJEANAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 6th of January, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05541982NOVEMBER 27, 2013DECEMBER 4, 11 & 18, 2013 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.CASE No. 09000156CAAXMXBANK OF AMERICA, N.A.,PLAINTIFF,VS.DAVID PASCHAL, ETAL.DEFENDANT(S)NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to the Final Judgment of Fore-closure dated, in the above action, I will sell to the highest bidder for cash at Columbia, Florida, on Janu-ary 8, 2014, at 11:00 AM, at 3rd Floor of courthouse 173 N.E. Her-nando Ave., Lake City, Fl 32055 for the following described property:COMMENCE ATTHE NORTH-WESTCORNER OF THE SOUTH-WESTQUARTER OF THE NORTHWESTQUARTER OF SECTION 4, TOWNSHIP4 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST, CO-LUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAAND RUN NORTH LINE OF SAID SOUTHWESTQUARTER OF THE NORTHWESTQUARTER ADIS-TANCE OF 635.92 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE NORTH 88 DEGREES 41 MINUTES 46 SECONDS EASTSTILLALONG SAID NORTH LINE, 99.70 FEET; THENCE RUN SOUTH 02 DEGREES 04 MI-NUTES 10 SECONDS EAST280.80 FEETTO APOINTON THE NORTHERLYRIGHTOF WAYLINE F ACOUNTYROAD (SHADYCRESTDRIVE); THENCE RUN SOUTH 88 DE-GREES 51 MINUTES 30 SEC-ONDS WESTALONG THE NORTHERLYRIGHTOF WAYLINE, 99.70 FEET; THENCE RUN NORTH 02 DEGREES 51 MI-NUTES 30 SECONDS WEST LegalALONG SAID NORTHERLYRIGHTOF WAYLINE 99.70 FEET; THENCE RUN NORTH 02 DEGREES 04 MINUTES 22 SEC-ONDS, WEST230.57 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING, CO-LUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale. The Court, in its discretion, may enlarge the time of the sale. No-tice of the changed time of sale shall be published as provided herein.DATED: November 26, 2013By: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy Clerk of the Court05542371December 11, 18, 2013 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITOF FLORIDAIN AND FOR COLUM-BIACOUNTYCASE NO. 10000033CAAXMXRANDOM PROPERTIES ACQUIS-ITION CORPIII, PLAINTIFF,V.LOUIS ORTEGAA/K/ALOUIS P. ORTEGA, ETAL., DEFENDANT(S).NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to an Order of Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated the 22nd day of November, 2013, and entered in Case No. 10000033CAAXMX, of the Circuit Court of the Third Judi-cial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Florida. I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the Columbia County Courthouse, 173 N.E. Hernando Street, Lake City, Florida 32055, at 11:00 AM on the 8th day of January, 2014, the fol-lowing described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit:LOT9, MAY-FAIR, UNIT4, ASUBDIVISION ACCORDING TO THE PLATTHEREOF, AS RE-CORDED IN PLATBOOK 6, PA-GES 120-121, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.BYVIRTUE OF THE CERTAIN WARRANTYDEED FROM MIKE W.ROBERTS, AN UNMARRIED MAN, TO LOUIS P. ORTEGAAND CHRISTINAORTEGA, HUS-BAND AND WIFE, AS RECORD-ED 10/27/03 IN O.R. BOOK 998, PAGE 963, OF THE PUBLIC RE-CORDS OF COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDA.Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens, must file a claim within 60 days after the sale.If you are a person with a disability who requires accommodations in or-der to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Individuals with a disability who re-quire special accommodations in or-der to participate in a court proceed-ing should contact the ADACoordi-nator, 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, FL32055, (386) 719-7428, at least 7 days be-fore your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.Dated this 26th day of November, 2013.P. DeWITTCASONClerk of the Circuit CourtBy: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy Clerk05542392December 11, 18, 2013 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITOF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTYCIVILDIVISIONCASE NO. 12-2010-CA-000589-CAAX-MXNATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC,Plaintiff,vs.ALTON MILTON A/K/AALTON C. MILTON JR.; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF ALTON MILTON A/K/AALTON C. MILTON JR.; LAURAL. MILTON; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF LAURAL. MILTON; IF LIVING, INCLUDING ANYUNKNOWN SPOUSE OF SAID DEFENDANT(S), IF REMARRIED, AND IF DECEASED, THE RE-SPECTIVE UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGN-EES, CREDITORS, LIENORS, AND TRUSTEES, AND ALLOTH-ER PERSONS CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINSTTHE NAMED DE-FENDANT(S); UNKNOWN TEN-ANT#1; UNKNOWN TENANT#2;Defendant(s)NOTICE OF SALENotice is hereby given that, pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered in the above-styled cause, in the Circuit Court of COLUMBIACounty, Florida, I will see the prop-erty situate in COLUMBIACounty, Florida, described as:COMMENCE at the Southeast cor-ner of the North 1/2 of the North 1/2 of the Southeast 1/4 of Section 18, Township 4 South, Range 17 East, Columbia County, Florida (per Sur-vey by B.G. Moore, PLS), and run REPORTER Classifieds In Print and On Linewww.lakecityreporter.com

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Classified Department: 755-5440LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDWEDNESAY, DECEMBER 18, 20135B 1152 SW Business Point Dr. • Lake City, FL 32025 Apply online @ www.sitel.com Agreat placeto work!S i tel… 386-961-0244 • 386-984-7134!!FIRST MONTH FREE!!4 Complexes(1 with large pool, 2 with free water)Close to EVERYTHING! 24 Hour Emergency 1 and 2 Bedroom & Studio $400-$575/mo. *AVAILABLE NOW* LegalNorth 0107’03” West along the East line of said Section 18, (per Survey by B.G. Moore, PLS) a distance of 432.23 feet to the POINTOF BE-GINNING; thence North 8951’05” West 489.91 feet to a point on the West line of a parcel of land descri-bed in O.R. Book 256, Pages 603 and 604, of the Public Records of Columbia County, Florida; thence North 0126’41” West along said West line 910.69 feet to the North-west corner of said parcel of land; thence North 8844’31” East along the North line of said parcel of land 495.00 feet (7 chains) to the North-east corner of said parcel of land; thence South 0107’03” East along the East line of said parcel of land, being also the East line of said Sec-tion 18 (per Survey by B.G. Moore, PLS) a distance of 922.71 feet to the POINTOF BEGINNING.TOGETHER WITH an easement of 30.00 feet in width for ingress and egress lying 30.00 feet left of and ad-jacent to the following described line:Begin at the Southwest corner of the North 1/2 of the North 1/2 of the Southwest 1/4 of Section 17, Town-ship 4 South, Range 17 East, Colum-bia County, Florida (per Survey by B.G. Moore, PLS) and run North 8913’58” East along the South line of said North 1/2 of the North 1/2 of the Southwest 1/4 (per Survey by B.G. Moore, PLS) a distance of 1740.52 feet; thence North 5314’01” East, 175.09 feet; thence North 3011’51” East, 187.80 feet; thence North 0748’17” East, 198.26 feet; thence North 3843’30” East, 443.85 feet to a point on the South-westerly right of line of U.S. High-way No. 41 and the terminal point of herein described line and easement. ALSO an easement 30.00 feet in width for ingress and egress lying 30.00 feet right of and adjacent to the following described line:Begin at the Southeast corner of the North 1/2 of the North 1/2 of the Southeast 1/4 of Section 18, Town-ship 4 South, Range 17 East, Colum-bia County, Florida (per Survey by B.G. Moore, PLS) and run North 4448’15” West 74.90 feet; thence North 1814’33” West 399.52 feet to a point on a property line and the ter-minal point of herein described line and easement.A/K/A633 SWMOON SHADOWGLENLAKE CITY, FL32056at public sale, at West door of the Columbia Count Courthouse, 145 N. Hernando Street, Lake City, Fl 32056 at 11:00 AM, on the 29th day of January, 2014.Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens, must file a claim within 60 days after the sale.AMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who requires accommo-dations in order to participate in a court proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, the provision of cer-tain assistance. Individuals with a disability who require special accom-modations in order to participate in a court proceeding should contact the ADACoordinator, 173 NE Hernan-do Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Fl 32055, (386) 719-7428, within two (2) business days of receipt of notice to appear.Individuals who are hearing impaired should call (800) 955-9771.Individuals who are voice impaired should call (800) 955-8770.Witness, my hand and seal of this court on the 2nd day of December, 2013.P. DeWitt CasonCLERK OF THE CIRCUITCOURTBy /s/ P. A. PerryDeputy Clerk05542363December 11, 18, 2013 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACIVILACTIONCASE NO.: 12-2013-CA-000385WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A.,Plaintiff,vs.JESSICASMITH A/K/AJESSICAL. SMITH, et al,Defendant(s).NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED FORECLOSURE SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to an Order Rescheduling Foreclosure Sale dated November 22, 2013 and entered in Case NO. 12-2013-CA-000385 of the Circuit Court of the THIRD Judicial Circuit in and for COLUMBIACounty, Florida wherein WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., is the Plaintiff and JESSICASMITH A/K/AJESSICAL. SMITH; ANTHONYJ. SMITH; BANK OF AMERICA, NA; are the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bid-der for cash at FRONTSTEPS OF THE COLUMBIACOUNTYCOURTHOUSE at 11:00AM, on the 29th day of January, 2014, the fol-lowing described property as set forth in said Final Judgment:LOT2, ROLLING MEADOWS, ASUBDIVISION ACCORDING TO THE PLATTHEREOF, AS RE-CORDED IN PLATBOOK 8, PA-GES 45 AND 46, PUBLIC RE-CORDS OF COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDA.A/K/A145 SWMORNING GLORYDRIVE, LAKE CITY, FL32024Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale.In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons need-ing a special accommodation to par-ticipate in this proceeding should contact the Deputy Court Adminis-trator whose office is located at 3301 East Tamiami Trail, Building L, Na-ples, Florida 33962, telephone num-ber (813) 774-8124; 1-800-955-8771 (TDD), or 1-800-955-8770 (v), via Florida Relay Service, not later than seven (7) days prior to this proceed-ing.WITNESS MYHAND and the seal of this Court on November 26, 2013.P. Dewitt CasonClerk of the Circuit CourtBy: /s/ B ScippioDeputy Clerk05542362December 11, 18, 2013 LegalIN THE CIRCUITCOURT, THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAPROBATE DIVISIONCASE NO.13-275-CPIN RE: ESTATE OFROBERTCHAD GRANGER,deceased.NOTICE TO CREDITORSThe administration of the estate of ROBERTCHAD GRANGER, de-ceased, whose date of death was Oc-tober 16, 2013; File Number 13-257-CP, is pending in the Circuit Court for Columbia County, Florida, Pro-bate Division, the address of which is 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32055. The names and addresses of the personal representa-tive and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below.All creditors of the decedent and oth-er persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate, on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served, must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THIS FIRSTPUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AF-TER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM.All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRSTPUBLICA-TION OF THIS NOTICE.ALLCLAIMS NOTFILED WITH-IN THE TIME PERIODS SETFORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED.NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD SETFORTH ABOVE, ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED.The date of first publication of this notice is: December 11, 2013.Personal Representative:/s/ KAYA. GRANGER343 NWHorizon StreetLake City, Florida 32055Attorneys for Personal Representa-tive:FEAGLE & FEAGLE, ATTOR-NEYS, P.A.By: /s/ Marlin M. FeagleFlorida Bar No. 0173248153 NE Madison StreetPost Office Box 1653Lake City, Florida 32056-1653386/752-7191dedenfield@bellsout.net05542415December 11, 18, 2013 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO. 2013-CA-000307NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC,Plaintiffvs.ROBERTE. COPHER, ETAL.DefendantsNOTICE OF ACTIONTo the following Defendant(s):UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF ROBERTE. COPHER (CURRENTRESI-DENCE UNKNOWN)Last known address: 243 SOUTH-EASTFOX HALLCOURT, LAKE CITY, FL32025YOU ARE HEREBYNOTIFIED that an action for Foreclosure of Mortgage on the following described property:COMMENCE ATTHE NE COR-NER OF THE NW1/4 OF THE NE 1/4 OF SECTION 22, TOWNSHIP4 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EST., CO-LUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAAND RUN THENCE S 8858’W, ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID SECTION 22, 529.60 FEETTOTHE POINTOF BEGINNING, THENCE N 058’W, 198.00 FEET; THENCE S 8859’W, PARALLELTOTHE SAID NORTH LINE OF SECTION 22, 293.25 FEET, THENCE S 057’E, 222.82 FEET, THENCE N 8858’E, PARALLELTOSAID NORTH LINE OF SECTION 22, 293.31 FEET; THENCE N 058’W, 24.82 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING. SAID LANDS BEING APARTOF THE SW1/4 OF SE 1/4, SECTION 15 AND APARTOF THE NW1/4 OF NE 1/4 OF SECTION 22, ALLIN TOWNSHIP4 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.ALSO AN EASEMENTFOR IN-GRESS AND EGRESS DESCRI-BED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE ATTHE NE COR-NER OF THE NW1/4 OF THE NE 1/4 OF SECTION 22, TOWNSHIP4 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EST, CO-LUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAAND RUN THENCE S 8858’W, ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID SECTION 22, 529.60 FEET; THENCE S 058’E, 24.82 FEET; THENCE S 8858’W, PARALLELTOSAID NORTH LINE OF SECTION, 263.31 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE S 8858’W, PARAL-LELTO SAID NORTH LINE, 30.00 FEET; THENCE S 057’E, 559.53 FEETTO THE NORTH RIGHTOF WAYLINE OF COUNTYROAD NO. C-252, THENCE S 6844’E, ALONG SAID NORTH RIGHTOF WAYLINE, 32.41 FEET; THENCE N 057’W, 571.82 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING. A/K/A243 SOUTHEASTFOX HALLCOURT, LAKE CITYFL32025has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to Morgan E. Long, Esq. at VAN NESS LAWFIRM, PLC, Attorney for the Plain-tiff, whose address is 1239 E. NEW-PORTCENTER DRIVE, SUITE #110, DEERFIELD BEACH, FL33442 on or before January 3, 2014 a date which is within thirty (30) days after the first publication of this No-tice in the LAKE CITYREPORTER and file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on Plaintiff’s attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief de-manded in the complaint. This notice is provided to Administrative Order No. 2065.If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceed-ing, you are entitled, at no cost to you, the provision of certain assis-tance. Persons with a disability who need any accommodation to partici-pate should call the ADACoordina-tor, Jacquetta Bradley, P.O. Box 1569, Lake City, FL32056, 386-719-7428, within two (2) working days of your receipt of this notice; if you are hearing impaired call (800) 955-8771; if you are voice impaired call (800) 955-8770.WITNESS my hand and the seal of Legalthis Court this 3 day of December, 2013P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTBy /s/ B. ScippioAs Deputy Clerk05542384December 11, 18, 2013 100Job Opportunities05542121The Lake City Reporter is now seeking qualified candidates for the position of Sales Associate This position requires self motivation and drive to assist business' within the community with their marketing and sales plans. Applying candidates must possess and energetic and professional attitude along with a clean driving history. Pay range is based on experience. This position is offered Salary plus uncapped Commission. Please send all resumes to twestberry@lakecityreporter.comor mail to: Attn: Theresa Westberry 180 East Duval Street, Lake City, Fl 32055 05542436EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COLUMBIACOUNTY Columbia County is accepting applications for a Maintenance Technician III. This is highly skilled work at the journeyman level performing in carpentry, plumbing, electrical, heating, air conditioning, general maintenance and other types of repair at various county buildings. The employee is responsible for several aspects of general maintenance in those skilled trades to include the planning, assigning and taking part in the work of a group of employees engaged in a variety of routine maintenance, housekeeping and similar tasks. Duties require the exercise of some independent judgment in planning work methods, scheduling work assignments and reviewing the work of subordinates. Minimum Training: High school graduate or its equivalent, at least 18 years of age plus five (5) years journeyman level experience in general maintenance work to include one (1) year experience in housekeeping or similar custodial work and one (1) year supervisory experience. Possession of valid Florida Drivers License required, CDLClass B preferred. Salary: $16.84 per hour plus benefits. Successful applicant must pass a pre-employment physical, drug screening, & criminal history check. Applications available at the Human Resources Office, Board of County Commissioners, 135 NE Hernando, Suite 203, Lake City, FL32056, (386)719-2025, TDD (386)7582139, or online at www.columbiacountyfla.com. Deadline for receiving applications: 12/27/2013. Columbia County is an AA/EEO/ADA/VPemployer. 05542496Directorof Materials Management-F/T We are currently seeking a Director of Materials Management to provide leadership and oversee our Purchasing Department. The right candidate must have management experience and at least 3-5 years of purchasing experience within a Hospital (medical) setting. BA/BS in Business, Health Administration or related degree. Forfurtherinformation, please visit ourwebsite: www.lakebutlerhospital.com (386) 496-2323 EXT9258 Fax (386) 496-2105 Equal Employment Opportunity Drug & Tobacco Free Workplace 05542501Advent Christian Village www.acvillage.net EMT – Part Time For local area community for night time & weekend shifts. Current valid Florida EMTcertificate and DL required with good driving record. Prior experience a plus. Competitive pay, access to onsite daycare and fitness facilities. Apply in person at Personnel Office Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., or fax resume/credentials to (386) 658-5160. EOE / Drug-Free Workplace / Criminal background checks required. 100Job Opportunities05542526ACCOUNTANT Auditor position open in local CPAFirm. Accounting or related degree and experience required. Acareer position, competative salary and benefits. Send resume to: richard@powellandjonescpa.com 05542569World Class CEMENT MANUFACTURER is in need of experienced Electrical Maintenance Technician to install, maintain, and repair electric and electronic equipment. Duties include, but are not limited to: High and low voltage tests and troubleshooting; electric control, piping, wiring, pneumatic, & hydraulic controls, air conditioning, operate mobile equipment, weigh feeders, calibration & troubleshooting, Shenck & Pfister Systems, test, calibrate & troubleshoot; & assist with departments needs as necessary. HS Diploma or equivalent preferred. Experience Required. Position requires working rotating shifts, holidays, weekends, overtime & accept call-ins after hours. Suwannee American Cement, located in Branford, FL. Competitive salary and excellent benefits. Qualified applicants send resumes to resumes@suwanneecement.com or fax to Human Resources: 386-935-5071. Gilman Building Products Co is accepting applications for Security Guard at the Sawmill located in Lake Butler. Ahigh school diploma or equivalent is required. Computer knowledge is required. We have competitive rates & 401K, dental & health insurance, paid vacation & holidays & promotional opportunities. This position is night shift and every weekend. Interested applicants should apply in person from 8:00 AM until 3:30 PM at the front office. HOUSEKEEPER NEEDED in Wellborn area. Monday's 10am-3pm, $65. 386-362-8165. LOOKING FOR Class A drivers with experience in hauling logs. Call 904-964-4500. Maintenance Assistant Avalon Healthcare Center is currently accepting applications for the immediate position of Part Time Maintenance Assistant to assist with Renovation Projects. Avalon Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Apply in Person 1270 S.W. Main Blvd. Lake City, Florida 32025 386-752-7900 Drug Free Workplace/EOE 120Medical Employment05542402RN’S/LPN’S 7a-7Pand 7p-7a OPENINGS in a 180 SNF and Rehab Center, full time, excellent benefits, 1-2 years experience in a similar field preferred. Admissions and Marketing Asst ., FT, must be knowledgeable in admissions requirements in a skilled nursing facility with at least 2 years experience. Apply in person at Suwannee Health Care Center 1620 Helvenston St., Live Oak, FL32064. Tel 386-362-7860 Family Care Counselor/ Independent Living Identify and assess the needs of youths ages 17-21 in the Foster and Extended Foster Care system; ensuring that necessary services and/or treatment is provided to individuals and families. Primary service areas: Columbia, Suwannee, and Bradford counties. Current Florida Child Welfare Professional certification preferred. Family Support Worker/ Independent Living Provide support services to Independent Living staff including arranging for and/or providing transportation of clients, as well as other needed support. Excellent driving record preferred. Send resumes to rhonda_lockwood@cdsfl.org. EOE, DFWP, E-Verify employer The Orthopaedic Institute is seeking an experienced, full-timeX-ray Tech forits Lake City location. 240Schools & Education05542377INTERESTED in a Medical Career?Express Training offers courses for beginners & exp • Nursing Assistant, $499next class1/13/2014• Phlebotomy national certifica-tion, $800 next class1/13/2014• LPN APRIL14, 2014 Fees incl. books, supplies, exam fees. Call 386-755-4401 or expresstrainingservices.com 310Pets & Supplies FREE TO good home 12 year old female black lab mix, all shots, heartworm meds incl., single dog family. 386-752-0995 PUBLISHER'S NOTE Florida Law 828.29 requires dogs and cats being sold to be at least 8 weeks old and have a health certificate from a licensed veterinarian documenting they have mandatory shots and are free from intestinal and external parasites. Many species of wildlife must be licensed by Florida Fish and Wildlife. If you are unsure, contact the local office for information. 408Furniture Dark Green Reliner, very clean, no pets. $75. 386-754-0023 LTBlue multi color couch Very clean, no pets $100 386-754-0023 420Wanted to Buy K&H TIMBER We Buy Pine Hardwood & Cypress. Large or small tracts. Call 386-288-6875. 430Garage Sales 253 NW Country Lake Dr Sat 12/21 8am-1pm. Couches, end tables, beds, childrens toys, etc. PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. 630Mobile Homes forRent2 & 3 BR MH. $400 $700. mo. Plus Deposit. Water & Sewer Furnished. Cannon Creek MHP& other locations 386-752-6422 2BD/1BACOUNTRY setting, Branford area. $500/mo plus sec 386-590-0642 or 386-867-1833www.suwanneevalleyproperties.com 3bd/2ba Clean & quiet. Branford Area $550 + Sec. Country Setting. 386-590-0642 or 386-867-1833www.suwanneevalleyproperties.com 3BR/2BADWMH on 1 acre private lot, $700/mo 1st+last+dep requiredlocated in Ellisville. No pets.Contact 352-870-5144 SWMH 1BR/1BA. Kit, LR. W/D included. $450. mo $200 sec. dep. In Ft. White Call for more info. 386-497-3088. Lv message 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRent2 bd/1ba AC/Heat enclosed back porch/Sun Porch. $450 mth+Sec. Dep. Located across from DOT. Refrences Needed.752-5326 2BR/1BAAPT. CH/A $500. mo $500 dep. No pets 386-697-4814 2BR/1BADUPLEX $650mth Plus Deposit Call 755-6867 Large & clean 1br/1ba apt. CH/Alg walk in closet. Close to town. $395. mo and $350. dep. (904)563-6208 Nice Apt Downtown. Remodeled 1 bdrm. Kitchen, dining, LR $475. mo plus sec. Incld pest control. 386-362-8075 or 386-754-2951 UPDATED APT, w/tile floors/fresh paint. Great area. 386-752-9626 720Furnished Apts. ForRentSTUDIO APT. FOR RENT All utilities included & Cable, $500 month + $300 sec. deposit. Call 386-697-9950 720Furnished Apts. ForRentROOMS FOR Rent. Hillcrest, Sands, Columbia. All furnished. Electric, cable, fridge, microwave. Weekly or monthly rates. 1 person $145, 2 persons $155. weekly 386-752-5808 730Unfurnished Home ForRent2BR/1BAHOUSE $530/mo $530/deposit. 386-697-4814 3BR/2BAWITH pool, screen room, lg deck, in town, smoke/pet free $1,000/mo 12/mo lease 1st+last required. 386-365-1925 750Business & Office RentalsOAKBRIDGE OFFICE Complex Professional Office Available 725 SE Baya Dr Call 752-4820 805Lots forSale 1/4 ACRE, new well, septic and power, paved rd, owner fin, no down pym’t, $24,900, ($256 month) 352-215-1018 www.LandOwnerFinancing.com Nice 6.65 acre tract of vacant land. Well, septic & power pole. Ready for your site built or MH. $44,000 MLS85624 Results Realty Brittany Stoeckert 397-3473 PUBLISHER'S NOTE All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to the fair housing act which makes it illegal to advertise "any preference, limitation, or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status or national origin; or any intention to make such preference, limitation or discrimination." Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under the age of 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll free at 1-800-669-9777, the toll free telephone number to the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. 810Home forSale 2br/2ba mfg home on paved road w/1,216 SqFt, new roof in 2003, fp plus self-contained 35’camper for guests. $69,900 MLS85206 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 3br/2ba In Colubmia County. Large master suite w/glamour bath & split floor plan. on 1/2 acre $174,900 MLS83469 Swift Creek Realty 800-833-0499 3br/2ba on 1 acre! On a beautifully landscaped yard. Lg Master complete w/garden tub. Lg open kit w/lots of cabinets. $137,500 Remax TaylorGoes 344-7662 Fixer-Upper1940’s House, (1750 Sq Ft) on 5 acres in Ft White. $59,900, owner financing w/$15,000 down payment. I will consider less for cash. Property is 164 Genesis CT, near FTWhite Park. Call Charlie 386-984-7226. Home on over 2 acres! 3br/3ba, 2 FP, unique master suite. 12x14 concrete shet, rv hookup. Jackie Taylor& Associates MLS86793 Sabrina Suggs (386) 854-0686 LG 4br/2ba DWMH on 4.95 acres. FP, lg rooms w/walk-in-closets, master bath w/garden tub, open kit w/lots of cabinet space. $94,995 Remax TaylorGoes 344-7662 Located in Live Oak 3br/2ba DWMH on 1 acre. New carpet, lg rooms, open kit w/island, spacious master w/garden tub. $64,995 Remax TaylorGoes 344-7662 STARTOUTor retire in this immaculate, fully furnished home for only $51,000 Nate Sweat (386)628-1552 Hallmark Real Estate MLS#82545 SPACIOUS 4BR/2BAbrick home on 3.28 acres, pool, detached garage and pole barn! $169,000 Janet Creel (386) 719-0382 Hallmark Real Estate MLS#83668 LOCATION! Great 3BR home overlooking Lake Isabella, new windows, doors & carpet $69,900 Debbie King (386)365-3886 Hallmark Real Estate MLS#84387 GORGEOUS and immactulate 3BR/2BAhome on 5 acres, must see! $124,990 Anite Toneti (386)697-3780 Hallmark Real Estate MLS#85544 755-5440Toplace your classified ad call

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6BLAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDWEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2013 Classified Department: 755-5440 Adoption _____________________________ UNPLANNED PREGNANCY? AdoptionAbrave & seless choice. Medical, living & counseling expenses paid. Choose the loving & nancially secure family. Compassionate Atty. Lauren Feingold 24/7 866-633-0397 www.fklhearttoheart.net #0958107 _____________________________ Achildless, young, successful woman seeks to adopt. Will be HANDS-ON Mom! Financial security. Expenses paid. Visit:www.jodi2adopt.webs.com/ call Jodi 1-800-718-5516 or text 609-770-1255. Adam Sklar #0150789 _____________________________ Help Wanted _____________________________ DRIVER TRAINEES NEEDED NOW! Learn to drive for US Xpress! Earn $700 per week! No experience needed! Local CDL Training. Job ready in 15 days! (888)368-1964 _____________________________ Heavy Equipment Operator Training! Bulldozers, Backhoes, Excavators. 3 Weeks Hands On Program. Local Job Placement Assistance. National Certications. GI Bill Benets Eligible. 1-866-362-6497 _____________________________ Experienced OTR Flatbed Drivers earn 50 up to 55 cpm loaded. $1000 sign on to Qualied drivers. Home most weekends. Call: (843)266-3731 / www.bulldoghiway.com. EOE _____________________________ Miscellaneous _____________________________ AIRLINE CAREERS begin here – Get FAA approved Aviation Maintenance Technician training. Housing and Financial aid for qualiedstudents. Job placement assistance. Call AIM 866-314-3769 _____________________________ Schools & Instruction _____________________________ You can become an expert in HVAC installation and repair. Pinnacle Career Institute Online HVAC education in as little as 12 months. Call us today: 1-877-651-3961 or go online: www.HVAC-Online-Education.com Week of December 16, 2013 Self-PropelledVacuum/Chipper/ShredderLike new.$699Call386-754-0854 810Home forSale Spacious 4br,split floor plan w/sep living rm & fam rm. Fenced backyard for privacy & above ground pool MLS81472 $237,000 Missy Zucher 623-0237 Remax Rustic cypress log cabin 2br/1ba w/solar panels. Wood stove & gas range. 18 acres fenced. MLS81761 $94,999 Remax Professionals Jo Lytte 365-2821 Cypress Landing! 3br/2ba w/split floor plan, large kitchen, great room & dining area overlooking lanai $119,000 MLS81996 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 Nice mini farm on 2 ac. fenced & cross fencd w/water for livestock. 2br/2ba, all appliances new. $45,000 Results Realty Brittany Stoeckert 397-3473 MLS82569 Riverfront: 114ft, 2/2, 1.156sq ft, completely furnished, shop/ storage, deck at river. $150,000 MLS83114 Glenda McCall 208-5244 Poole Realty Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Brick home. Formal LR, Lg fam room w/brick FP. 2 storage bldgs. Screened porch. $135,000 MLS 83143 Elaine Tolar 365-1548 3BR/2BARanch. Can be purchased w/adjoining lot! $136,000. Adjoining lot is $10,000 Sabrina Suggs (386) 854-0686 Jackie Taylor& Associates MLS83172 Features volume ceilings, master suite w/private den/study, gorgeous pool and game room, lg center island MLS83450 $499,000 Missy Zecher 623-0237 Remax Great location! Off Paved road in desirable community. 3br/3ba, sep fam rm, Florida rm, wookshop & detached garage. MLS83598 Missy Zucker 623-0237 Remax Country living close to town: beautiful well maintained home & manicured grounds. 3/2 $159,000 MLS83604 Sherrel McCall 688-7563 Poole Realty Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Near Santa Fe River.Well maintained manufactured home on 1.8 acres. $64,900 MLS84076 Sherry Ratliff 365-8414 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Super package. Modular home on 1 acre lot. 3br/2ba. Front porch & back deck. $69,900 MLS84092 Elaine Tolar 365-1548 Beautiful home, pool, tile, carpet & hickory flooring, FPwith gas insert, granite in baths. $225,000 FPw/gas insert MLS84384 Remax Sandy Kishton 344-0433 Centry 21-Darby Rogers Custom built. Open floor plan w/oversized custom island kit. Master suite has lg sitting area. $199,900 MLS 84561 HeatherCraig 466-9223 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Well kept 3br/2br. Vaulted ceiling great rm leads to FLrm. $124,900 MLS 84613 Mary Brown Whitehurst 965-0887 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Home on 5 acres. 4br/2ba split floor plan. Lg back porch leads right to pool. $229,900 MLS84651 Elaine Tolar 365-1548 Century 21-Darby Rogers Price Reduced! Recently remodeled trilevel home, lg open kitchen w/lots of cabinets. $199,000 MLS84683 HeatherCraig 466-9223 3/2.5 brick home. FP, vaulted ceilings & beautifully landscaped yard w/3 outbuildings. 24x34 metal bldg. $219,000 MLS84695 Irvin Dees 208-4276 Poole Realty Retirement living 55+ 2br/2ba, open kit w/bar & dining room, lg br, office /craft w/lots of windows $80,000 MLS84702 Denise Milligan-Bose Realty 397-3313 3br/2ba in Union County on 1.3+/acres! Upgrades incl gorgeous cabinetry, granite countetops, 10’ceilings. $235,000 MLS84716 Swift Creek Realty 800-833-0499 Beautiful 3.5 acres surround large Ranch style 3br/3ba in High Point Subdivision. $159,900 MLS85669 Missy Zecher 623-0237 Remax 810Home forSale 7+/acres! 4br/2.5ba, in Union County. Built in 2001. Very spacious w/many upgrades. Amust see! $289,900 MLS84803 Swift Creek Realty 800-833-0499 2br/1ba on almost a half acre. Quiet & well maintained neighborhood. Gorgeous view. MLS84808 $199,900 Missy Zecher 623-0237 Remax Quality home. 2.87 acres can be divided for 2nd dewelling. Small cabin on property w/wood burning stove. $137,500 MLS84864 David Mincey 590-0157 Poole Realty Lg Manufactured 4br/2ba, 2040sq ft, covered fr porch, screen back porch, island in kit, laundry off kit. $110,000 MLS84966 Denise Milligan-Bose Realty 397-3313 321 NWSunset Hill Ct offers astonishing panoramic view! 3,629 SqFt brick home on 2 acres w/inground pool $289,500 MLS84978 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 Very private 4br/2ba country brick on 5 horse ready acres. Fenced & cross fenced. Lg barn/workshop MLS85044 $213,900 Remax Professionals Jo Lytte 365-2521 2br/2ba home, w/upgraded kit cabinets, enclosed sunroom. Master br has 2 closets & shower. 2nd bd has full bath. MLS85066 $70,000 Remax Sandy Kishton 344-0433 Solid Brick 3br/2ba, great room, fam room. Open back patio overlooks private back yard, 1 acre. MLS85098 $185,000 Remax Sandy Kishton 344-0433 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Concrete block home in town. LR, fam rm w/wood burning FP. Master br has 1.5 ba $108,900 MLS 85161 Elaine Tolar 365-1548 Well maintained custom built, many unique features. Split floor plan, plus more! $349,999 Centry 21 Darby Rogers MLS85308 HeatherCraig 466-9223 2br/1ba in town. Built in 1996 & includes some appliances. Large carport. Ready to be moved into! $89,000 MLS85365 Poole Realty Vern Roberts 688-1940 Tri-River Farms! 3br/2ba beautifully maintained mfg home with workshop all on 2.31 acres in Branford area $79,900 MLS85370 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 Country Home only minutes from town! 3br/2ba on sq 1-acre lot w/1,709SqFt.Quiet & cozy neighborhood. $128,900 MLS85473 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5100 3B Wood look vinyl in kitchen & dining room. 1 acre fenced. Piece of country just minutes to I-75 $499,000 MLS85528 Jo Lytte 365-2821 Remax Professionals Handyman Special! This beautiful 16 acres is priced to sell! Home needs a little TLC; ONLY $89,900 MLS85598 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 Brick 3br/1ba, corner lot, near shopping, parks, schools, screen porch, wooded deck, fenced back yard. $94,000 Denise MilliganBose Realty 397-3313 MLS85637 Beautiful Pool home on 3/4 acre. Lg 4br/2ba almost 2000sf & sits in spectacular & manicured subdivision. $209,000 MLS85657 Remax Missy Zucher 623-0237 820Farms & Acreage10 ACRES with w/ss/pp. Owner financed, low down payment Deas Bullard/BKLProperties 386-752-4339 www.landnfl.com 4 1/2 acre lot. Lake Jeffery Road. Gorgeous Oaks!Paved Rd Owner Financing! NO DOWN! $59,900. $525mo 352-215-1018. www .LandOwnerFinancing.com 830Commercial PropertyHOME/OFFICE Building in town with 1,564 sq. ft., very nice! Only $95,000 (386) 719-0382 Hallmark Real Estate MLS#85234 Beauty Parlor, great office location! With purchase of adjoining lot $165,000 Sabrina Suggs (386)854-0686 MLS85381 Jackie Taylor& Associates 860Investment PropertyLOADED Hunting camp on 89 acres with everything (call for list) you need! $299,000 Rob Edwards (386)965-0763 Hallmark Real Estate MLS#85131 Buy your own private fresh water spring on the Sante Fe River. 4,500ft of water frontage & 561 acres. MLS83354 William Golightly 590-6681 Poole Realty nr 5 a week days Lake City Reporter RECYCLE YOUR Lake City Reporter