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Tuesday, November 29, 201 I
Vol. 137, No. 256 N 75 cents
for water meeting
As many as 16 North
Central Florida counties
will be represented.
By GORDON JACKSQN
Organizers of a growing movement to
stop the Jacksonville Electric Authority from
pumping up to 155 millions of water a day
from the Floridan Aquifer compare their
battle to one fought by David and Goliath in
biblical times with a difference.
Goliath may have to fight as many as 16
Davids and the battleground will likely be a
In this instance, Goliath is the St. Johns
River Water. Management-District the
agency that approved a permit allowing the
Jacksonville Electric Authority to draw water
from the aquifer.
And the Davids are the 16 mostly small,
rural north and central Florida counties
whose economies are dependent on tourism
dollars generated by local springs, creeks,
tributaries and rivers that are already experi-
encing record-low levels.
Elected officials say their individual coun-
ties are too small to challenge a water man-
agement district's decision. But if all the
affected counties join forces, they might win.
Every municipality in the 16 county region
WATER continued on 5A
A family of tubers make their way down the Ichetucknee River, where the waters are a constant and refreshing 72 degrees. Tourism driven by the
area's abumdance of fresh water recreational activities may be endangered by demands placed on the Floridan Aquifer by populous Northeastern
Reapportionment proposal 'mixed bag'
By BILL KACZOR .
TALLAHASSEE The first proposed reap-
portionment plans released by state lawmak-
ers include potential new Hispanic congres-
sional and state Senate districts in central
Florida although a Latino advocacy group's
leader called them a "mixed bag."
The maps released on Monday drew criti-
cism from the Florida Democratic Party's
chairman while his Republican counterpart
praised the GOP-controlled Senate's handi-
By MATT SEDENSKY
BOYNTON BEACH A
bipartisan group of five state
lawmakers announced the
formation Monday of a new
legislative caucus devoted
to Everglades restoration
The politicians three
Democrats and two
Republicans said issues
surrounding the ecosystem
rise above party and merit
a special group within the
Legislature to keep the focus
on restoration measures as
budget constraints might
push it out of the limelight
"No. one is happy with the
CAUCUS continued on 5A
S They were drawn by Senate staffers
based on directions from the chamber's
Reapportionment Conunittee, which will vote
on introducing the two plans next week. They
did not include a Florida House map. The
House itself has not yet drawn any.
I Florida 'is gaining two new congressional
'seats due to population growth over'the last
decade, bringing the total to 27 districts.
One new district would be 40 percent
Hispanic, mostly due to an influx of Puerto
Rican residents in the Orlando area. That
would seem to be good news for,Democrats,
but the other new district in north-central
Florida appears to be solidly Republican. It
includes The Villages, a hotbed of tea party
Juan Cartagena, president of New York
City-based LatinoJustice. said he was pleased.
with one heavily Hispanic Senate district in
central Florida but wasn't so sure about the
proposed 27th congressional district
The Hispanic community in central Florida
would still be split among .three congres-v
sional districts, Cartagena said, so he wants
more information before deciding whether to
PROPOSAL continued on 5A
Louisa Dewey, of Lakd
City, drops off a bag of
food to support the Lake '
City Reporte'?s annual .
food drive. A food con-
tainer will be in the news-
paper's front.office from
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday
through Friday through
Dec. 9 for people to drop
off non-perishable canned
and dry goods. People
can also support the drive
by leaving food donations
by their newspaper box
for their carrier to pick
up on Dec. 10. The food
will be given to a local
food bank for distribution.
Cash donations are also
accepted. Make checks
to The Florida Gateway
GORDON JACKSON/Lake City Reporter
Lake City woman
awakened by 3
By GORDON JACKSON
ed -after Columbia County
deputies said he was involved,
in a home invasion robbery
on NW Jupiter Court at 4 a.mi.
dent, who is
is a home
West tim, told dep-
Westuties she was
awakened by a man armed
.'with a rifle and two other sus-
pects armed with knives and
baseball bats, reports said.
The suspects stole electron-
ic items and fled, the report
said. The victim immediately,
called 911 dispatchers. accord-
ing to the report
During the subsequent
investigation, deputies identi-
fied a suspect and arrested
,Melvin David West, 32, with-
out incident around 3 p.m.
Sunday at a home at 259 NW
Divider Street West .He was
taken to the Columbia County
Detention Facility and is held
on 955,000 bail.
Deputies believe a pellet-
type rifle was used in the
robbery but were unable to
recover the weapon, accord-
ing to the report
Additional arrests are
expected as the investiga-
tion continues, deputies said.
ROBBERY continued on 5A
By GORDON JACKSON
A Lake City man was arrest-
ed Saturday after investiga-
tors said he repeatedly struck
a former girlfriend about the
head with a rock during a
When Columbia County
deputies arrived at the home
on SW Shuck Glen, they dis-
covered a woman with a head
The woman, whose iden-
tity was not
is a violent
* told investiga-
tors she and
John Frank Carlisle, 34,
argued over the placement of
a chair after'she rearranged
The woman told police that
Carlisle became irate during
the disagreement and the dis-
pute turned violent
After Carlisle allegedly
attacked his former girlfriend,
he turned his attention to the
victim's sister, according to an
Carlisle allegedly attacked
the victim's sister and attempt-
ARREST continued on 5A
^" | Opinion ................ 4A
y C People.................. 2A
Obituaries .............. 5A
Advice & Comics ......... 4B
Puzzles ................. 2B
TODAY IN COMING
'Twilight' just Tri-county water
keeps shining, meeting coverage.
LAKE CITY REPORTER DAILY BRIEFING TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2011
PEOPLE IN THE NEWS
'Twilight' keeps on shining
By DAVID GERMAIN
AP Movie Writer
LOS ANGELES The
latest 'Twilight" movie has
plenty of daylight left with
a second-straight win at the
weekend box office.
'"The Twilight Saga:
Breaking Dawn Part 1"
took in $42 million domes-
tically over the three-day
weekend and $62.3 million
in the five-day Thanksgiving
boom time from Wednesday
to Sunday. That raised its
domestic total to $221.3
million, while the Summit
Entertainment release added
$71.5 million overseas to lift .
the international total to $268 -
million and the worldwide
take to $489.3 million.
Debuting at No. 2 was
Disney's family flick 'The
Muppets," with $29.5 mil-
lion for the three-day week-
end and $42 million over
the five-day holiday haul.
Three other family films
rounded out the top-five: the
Warner Bros. sequel "Happy
Feet Two" at No. 3 with a
three-day total of $13.4 mil-
lion and $18.4 million for five
days; Sony's animated come-
dy "Arthur Christmas" at No.
4 with $12.7 million for three
days and $17 million for five
days; and Paramount's epic
adventure "Hugo" at No. 5
with $11.4 million for three
days and $15.4 million for
Between "Breaking Dawn"
and the blitz.of family films, .
analysts thought Hollywood
had a shot at record revenue ASSOCIATED PRESS
"over. Thanksgiving, one of.......
the year's busiest weekends Nikki Reed, left, and Alexa Varga arrive to the world premiere of "The Twilight Saga:
at movie theaters. Breaking Dawn Part1" on on Monday, N6v. 14 in Los Angeles.
* Actress Diane Ladd is 76. E Actor-comedian Howie
* Musician Chuck Mangione Mandel is 56.
is 71. N Actress Cathy Moriarty is 51.
* Country singer Jody Miller 0 Actress Kim Delaney
is 70. ("NYPD Blue") is 50.
* Singer-keyboardist Felix 0 Actor Tom Sizemore is 50.
Cavaliere of The Rascals is E Actor Don Cheadle is 47.
69. N Singer Jonathan Knight of
* Comedian Garry Shandling New Kids on the Block is 42.
is 62. Director Joel Coen is U Keyboardist Frank Delgado
57. of Deftones is 41.
"Give praise to the LORD, pro-
claim his name; make known
among the nations what he has
I Chronicles 16:8 NIV
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Drum major who died -"-
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in hazing was 'Mr. Band'
By CHRISTINE ARMARO ad role Champion's death, sentin Champion's family HI 0 LO HI .LOiL H l LO HI 63 L0 40 H17010 42
By CHRISTINE ARMARIO and role mi Champion's death, senting Champion's family J1
Champion fell in love with
music at about age 6 when
he saw a marching band
at a parade in downtown
Atlanta. So mesmerized
by the festivities, he came
home, took out pots and
pans and started banging
away like a little drummer.
I His passion led him to
marching bands from
middle school through col-
lege. He was a drum major
for the famed Marching
100 band of Florida A&M
University, a group that has
performed at Super Bowls,
the Grammys and presi-
dential inaugurations. The
prestige brought along a
"culture of hazing" and a
secret world that- played a
his family said Monday.
"It needs to stop. The
whole purpose is to put this
there has- to be a change,"
Champion's mother, Pam;
said at a news conference.
On Nov. 19, after the
school's football team lost an
away game to rival Bethune-
Cookman, Champion col-
lapsed on a bus parked out-
side an Orlando, Fla., hotel.
The 26-year-oldjunior had
been vomiting and com-
plained he couldn't breathe
shortly before he became
When authorities arrived
about 9:45 p.m., Champion
was unresponsive. He died
-at a nearby hospital.
Authorities have not
released any more details,
except to say hazing played'.
a role. An attorney repre-
also refused to talk specit-
'"We are confident from
what we've learned that
hazing was a part of his
death. We've got to expose
this culture and eradicate
.it," Christopher Chestnut
said. "There's a pattern and
practice of covering up this
*Since Champion's death,
the school has shuttered
the' marching band and the
rest of the music depart-
ment's performances. The
longtime band director,
Julian White, was fired.
The college "' also
announced an indepen-
dent review led by a for-
mer state attorney general
and an ex-local police chief
in Tallahassee, where the
historically black college is
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Julian White, former director of Florida A&M University's famed Marching 100 band, speaks
with his wife Dennine at his side during a news conference Monday in Tallahassee. White,
who was fired by the college following the death of drum major Robert Champion, said he
feels he was unfairly dismissed. Police suspect hazing contributed to Champion's death, but
have not released anymore details.
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Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-0428
Little Miss Bethune-Cookman crowned
Col. Co. chapter.
Tianna Lamari George
was crowned' Columbia
County branch of
University's Little Miss
University at a corona-
tion recently at the local
Minister jan Harrison,
president, and mem-
bers of the Bethune-
Alumni are very proud
of Tianna and feel con-,
fident that she will rep-
resent us as a princess
with beauty, charm and
Tianna is the 8-year-
old daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. Travis L, George
and Robin B. George.
Her paternal grand-
.parents are ,Mr. and
1M1rs. Bernard and Elvira
George. her maternal
grandparents are Mg.
Kaien Word and Mr.
is Mrs. Gladys Lewis.
We wish Tianna suc-
cess, joy and happiness
during her 2011-12 reign
as Columbia County
branch of Bethune-
Little .Miss BethuneL-
C.OU SY O u I U
TOP: Tianna Lamari George is crowned Columbia County branch of Bethune-Cookman
University. From left: Minister Jan Harrison, president, Columbia County.Bethune-Cookman
.University chapter; Tianna, Mr. A. Ray Brinson, national president, Bethune-Cookman national
alumni association. TOP RIGHT: Tianna-George is congratulated by her grandparents, Mr. and
'Mrs: Bernard and Elvira George. ABOVE: Tianna takes herruNiway walk. RIGHT: Tianna Lamrari
DAR speaker welcomed
.Nancy Wheaton, right, regent for the Edward Rutledge Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, welcomes Donna
Cullen as speaker for November's meeting. Ms. Cullen is the Florida State Society DAR regent, and she spoke about the
need to improve Florida Drive, the driveway leading to Constitution; Hall in Washington, D.C.
Shands Lake Shore
announces the arrival of
pur "trolley golf cart."
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parking lots on campus
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again on a daily basis.
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for us, please call the
hospital at 386-292-8000.
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our parking lots.
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and a licensed driver
to apply. Please .call the
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LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2011
Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-0428
Tuesday, November 29, 201 I
You needn't have
been following the
news closely to see
to North Florida's
most valuable natural resource
'in recent years.
Springs and lakes are drying,
up, the'Suwannee River has:'
registered record lows. Things
are bad and getting worse,
We talk about how important
-water is-to the tourist trade, a,
wave we-hope to ride out of the-
recession and well into the new
The problem runs eyvendeep-
er, of course, and it goes with-
out sayingthat water fills an
even more-fundamental need..
'It's in this-context that the
Jacksonville Electric Authority
was given the go-ahead to take
up to 155 million gallons of
water a day from the Floridan
Aquifer the underground
reservoir that feeds our lakes, ,,
rivers and streams.
:Science suggests the long-'
term effects could be devastat-
ing, both to our land and our
way of life.
Tonight's your chance to *
show where you stand on the
In addition to county com-
missioners from Columbia,
Suwannee and Hamilton, hun-
dreds of private citizens are
expected to attended,.
You d n.t have tq speak
unless you wisi. Your presence
alone will send the message we
aren't taking this lightly.
The meeting's at 6 tonight at
the Columbia County School .
Board Administrative Complex
auditorium, 372 West Duval
We hope to see you there.
GHLIG H TS
On Nov. 29, 1910, British
explorer Robert F. Scott's ship
Terra Nova set sail from New
Zealand, carrying Scott's expe-,
S edition toward Antarctica on
what turned out to be a futite
-- aswell,as fatal -race to
reach the South Pole first.
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I t was August 1963, and
I can see Fred T. "Pop"
Long pacing the practice'
field. That bass voice
stillbooms in my ears:
"What the hell's wrong with
you, Florida? Get your butt mov-
ing, boy." He called me Florida
because I hailed from Florida.
Your home state or hometown
was your name if you were not: a
Texan. The Texans were called
by their given names. I
.Pop was my head football
coach at historically black Wiley'
College in Marshall, Texas. I
was a freshman middle line-
bjcrf battling for a spot oh'thle
team. Although Pop's tone and":
words were harsh, we knew
he had made himself our legal
guardian, For some of my team-
mates, he was their first father
After weeks of hearing'the
awful news from Penn State
University and the firing of Joe
.Paterno,, Iwas reminded of
my experiences with Pop and
another great college coach I:
have known as a player and as a
Pop's influence was a main,
reason that Wiley College,
home to Denzel Washington's
film "The Great Debaters," wyas ,
a special place. He would show'
up in a classroom unannounced
,to make sure his players were
in their seats. Pop's caring went
beyond his players. He would
walk around campus looking for
students who were not athletes
but, as he called it, "wasting
valuable time." He always told
,idlers, especially males: "Go hit
My fondest memory of Pop
is what he did during my first
homecoming week. I was slated
to start in the game, and he
asked if my mother was com-
ing to see me play. I told him
'she did not have the money to
travel. Pop wired my mother
email@example.com r n
My earliest rec-
at a park. I was about 4. The
man in the photo with me was
Smiley Burnette, the stammer-'
ing sidekick to cowboy movie "
star Gene Autry.
That photograph is long
gone, tut not the memory. It's
stored away, along with hun-
dreds of other remembrances
of times I was on-one side or
the other of a camera lens.
It's tue: Photographs tell sto-'',
ries much better than words. '
They are tangible stories
secured in a closet, ah attic, '
a dresser, .drawer, an album.
They're something to see as
you reminisce, just as the .
piece of brick from your old
school is something you lold
and remember. '
What do those photographs
say about your family and the ,
way you were brought up?
Well, if you Were brought up in
a close middle-class family, as I'
was, they say a lot.
For one thing, they tell us ''
what was important back then.
In the 1940s, most of the pic-
tures of my' mother and daddy
were taken with the family car.
Sometimes they were leaning
back on the hood, sometimes
sitting or propped on the run- '
ning board or bumper. Smiles
in photos were beginning to
emerge in the 1940s..
" In the 1950s, you might find ,',
the whole family gathered
Around the television set-that,'
round-screen Zenith, one of '.
the first in the neighborhood.
The television was impor- "''
tant It brought you games
between the Atlanta Crackers
and the Birmingham Barons;
it brought you Milton Berle -
and Jack Benny;'it brought you
Howdy Doody and Kukla, Fran
and Ollie, silly as they were:.,
Kitchen appliances were
important If Mother got a ;.:
new mixer for Christmas, she
probably got her beauty struck,. .
beamiiing beside that Sunbeam.
Over my long newspaper
career-much of which was
spent reporting and photograph- .7
ing-Ive taken countless photos
that deserve no better compli-
ment than the one offered
routinely by the late Ed Beasley, -
who developed and printed
photos for the newspaper I once,;;.
worked for. "Well, you got an :
image," he would say.
But some of my images sur-
prisingly weren't bad. In fact, a
couple of them are framed and
hanging in our home.
The ones I treasure most,
though, are not the almost-prize-
winners, good mainly because
I was in the right place at the
right time. My favorites are the
ordinary pictures of my family
and friends, the images that con-,:.
jure up memories:
Of me and my Army buddies>:
from Ft Jackson, S.C., smil- '
ing as though we'd just taken "
out Castro in a coup; of some ,-;
of my Hudgins kin striking -:
a pose during a horseshoe- "
pitching match; of my mother
and daddy at home with their .
Zenith TV and Sunbeam mixer. '-'
These are pieces of his- '
tory-visual stories that can be '7
passed on from generation to
generation. It pleases me now to,-.
see iPhones and pocket cameras
everywhere, recording more
history a click at a time.
If he were around today, I'm
sure ol' Smiley Burnette would :
Phil Hudgins is senior editor of ,.
Community Newspapers Inc.
money for a round-trip train
ticket from Fort Lauderdale to '
NMarshall. Although we lost to
Texas Southern University, my
mother saw me make a good
share of tackles.
,I eft Wiley in 1966 without
graduating to join the-Marine :
Corps.' Pop died that. sne year.
at age 72. :
. Theophilus Danzy is the
other college coach in my life.
I met him in 2000, when I vis-'
ited historically black Stillman
College in Tuscaloosa, Ala., as
guest lecturer. The year before,'
SStillman's president, Ernest
McNealey, hired the then-68-
year-old Danzy to revive the
college's football program after
a 50-year hiatus. Danzy, who
had retired, had coached at five
One of McNealev's main rea-.
sons for bringing back football
was to increase the number of -
males on campus. During recent
years, 70 percent of the student
population, which averaged
roughly 1,000, had been female.
McNealey correctly believed
football would help reverse that
trend. During the first season,
more than 200 males enrolled.
McNealey said the key to'
success was having the right
coach: "I selected a coach that
I thought would bring the same,,
values . that are inthe institu-
tion already. If athletes don't do
their work, they will go home.
If they don't behave, they go
home. We fully expect our stu-
dents to go to class. We fully.
expect them to graduate."
I asked Danzy why he had
taken on the task of starting a
program from scratch. "I had
been reading that one in every
three black males couldn't
vote because they were in jail
or in some other kind ofsitu-
ation where voting was taken
away from them," he, said. "I
told myself the best way for.
me to help is to step in here at
Stillman. I had been successful
every place I.worked. '
'" Everywhere I go, I see,
hundreds of men I recruited.
I see successful professionals
'who. when I first got theni.
'their teachers' said they would -
never make it. And now, many
are principals, business execu-
tives, attorneys, teachers, some
even pastors. I feel'that'I have
succeeded when they go back
into the community they came
from and produce, when they
become functioning citizens.-
Football is a great sport for pro-'
ducing these kinds of results."
After I left the St Petersburg
Times in 2004 to teach at
Stillman, Igot to know Danzy
as a colleague. At least once
a week, he would stop by my '/
office to check on players' atten-
dance. On his office bulletin
board, he had written "grade.
sign-offsheet." Players had to
sign the sheet and indicate their
grades' on assignments.
"I try to 'see farther than
they're looking," he told me. "I
try to cultivate them in a way
that will bring them into society
and show then the value of
doing a good job. Simply, I want
to build character among young
black men." To Theophilus
Danzy and Pop Long, football
was more than a game.- It was
Bill Maxwell is a columnist
and editorial writer for the
St. Petersburg Times.
E DI TO R
To the Editor:
An important addi-
tion' to the obituary
of November 22,
2011 for my husband,
Austin Peele, was
his long time mem-
bership in the Lake
City Masonic Lodge
#27 and the Shrine
He was proud to be
part of an organiza-
tion dedicated to hav-
ing a positive impact
on our world.
VCoaches build character
on and off field
Paqe Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-0428 LAKE CITY REPORTER OBITUARIES TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2011
PROPOSAL: Redistricting at issue
Continued From Page 1A
endorse the proposal.
"Let's find out who's gaining politically
by this configuration," he said.
The maps are designed to protect
existing minority representation as
required by two anti-gerrymandering
amendments to the Florida Constitution
that voters, adopted last year and by the
federal Voting Rights Act.
That includes the meandering 3rd
Congressional District seat held by U.S.
Rep. Corrine Brown, D-Jacksonville,
which would be little changed by the
Senate's proposed map.
"What.that leads us to is some very
odd geometry along the St. Johns
River -and into central 'Florida," said
Senate Reapportionment Committee
Chairman Don Gaetz, R-Niceville. "The
congresswoman's district will need to
be preserved as a minority performing
It would be 48.9 percent black com-
pared to 48.8 percent for the current
Her district is one of three currently
represented by blacks, all Democrats,
and three by Hispanics, all Cuban-
Brown and U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-
Balart, R-Miami, challenged the new
provision, Amendment 6, in federal
court. A Miami judge ruled against
them but they are appealing along with
the Florida House.
Diaz-Balart's 21st District would have
a 70 percent Hispanic majority under
the Senate proposal.
The Fair Districts organization that
successfully won voter approval for
the two amendments declined imme-
diate comment. .Former Democratic
lawmaker Dan Gelber, a lawyer for the
group, said it was withholding judg-
ment until the proposals can be thor-
Gaetz' committee will be accepting
public comment through 5 p.m. Friday.
People can offer their opinions by dial-
ing a toll-free telephone number 855-
FLA-MAPS and leaving a recorded
message, mailing at RedistrictFlorid
.a(at)flsenate.gov, sending a "tweet" to
(at)Redistrict2012 or posting a video
on the committee's YouTube page or a.
comment on its Facebook page.
"Florida Republicans have taken a
state which experts have long con-,
sidered one of the, most malappor-
tioned and worsened it," said state
Democratic Party Chairman Rod Smith
in a statement. .
Republicans currently have, over-
whelming majorities both legislative
chambers as well as Florida's congres-
sional delegations although Democrats
have a slight edge in party registration
Florida Republican Party Chairman:
Lenny Curry said GOP: leaders "are
confident that better, 'fairer districts
have been .proposed" because the
Legislature .received unprecedented
public comment by various means
including 26 hearings held across the
state before drawing any maps.
Gaetz said the proposals also con-
form with the amendments' ban on
protecting incumbents and political
"We paid no attention to where incum-
bents and challengers live," Gaetz said.
"There will be officeholders and chal-
lengers who will be inconvenienced
by these districts, but, frankly, that
doesn't'bother me." .
He said the database used to draw
the maps also doesn't include voter
Associated Press Writer Gary Fineout
contributed to this report.
Lawsuit by ex-nursing home
ombudsman growing larger
By BILL KACZOR business relationship by damaging his
Associated Press reputation, which cost him employment
TALLAHASSEE Florida's ousted long- The amended complaint also alleges all
term care onrbudsman on Monday added three defendants violated a law against
new accusations to his lawsuit alleging that interference with an ombudsman's duties
Gov. Rick Scott forced his resignation at the and that he was defamed by the Florida
urging of the nursing home industry. Health Care Association.
Bfian Lee originally, accused the" The defendants have 20 days to respond
Department of Elder Affairs of violating the to the amended complaint, which also
state's "whistleblower" law by ousting him to retains the original allegations.
retaliate.for his advocacy on behalf of long- Lee was forced out in February after
term care residents. The department gave the association urged Scott to replace
him the choice of resigning or being fired him. His ouster also came after he used .
after the agency received a letter from Scotfs the new federal health care law, which
office saying it was time for Lee to go. Scotf has forcefully opposed, to seek
Lee's initial lawsuit also accused two, nursing,homes' ownership and manage-
trade organizations of interfering with a ment information.
CAUCUS: Bipartisan group formed
SContinued From Page 1A ,
pace at which the Everglades are being
restored," said Rep. Steve Perman, D-
Boca Raton, who is organizing the caucus
with. Sen. Thad Altman, R-Viera. They
were joined by Sen. Maria Lorts Sachs,
D-Delray Beach; Rep. Gayle Harrell, R-
Stuart; and Rep. Lori Berman, D-Delray
Beach. However, they said others would
join the group later.
The lawmakers said the caucus would
not only keep pressure on fellow lawmak-
ers on Everglades efforts, but also on the
federal government, which shares respon-
sibility for restoration. '
"The state of Florida :has really come
to the table ih many ways, but our federal
partners have fallen short," Altman said.
An initial meeting of the caucus will be
held at the start of the legislative session,,
the organizers said. The meeting would.
include representatives of various envi-
ronmental groups, some of whom were on ,
hand for the announcement at a Boynton
The lawmakers noted the Everglades
are' not only a vital source of drinking
. water for 7 million South Florida residents,
but also a one-of-a-kind ecological jewel
that draws tourists.
The Everglades. have been dying for
decades from the intrusion of farms and
development, cut by dikes, dams and
canals, effectively draining much of the
swamp and polluting it with fertilizers and
urban runoff. The state and federal gov-
ernments' efforts to restore the wetlands
have been stymied for years by funding
shortfalls, legal challenges and political
WATER: Hundreds are expected to attend
Continued From Page 1A
was invited to'send representatives to
participate in a meeting 6 p.m. tonight
at the Columbia County School Board-
Administrative Coriplex auditorium,
372 West Duval Street in Lake City.:
They. will discuss impacts to water
resources in the region from ground'
water pumping, said Dale Williams,
Columbia County manager.,
Initially, representatives from
Columbia, Hamilton and Suwannee
counties were scheduled to meet,
Oct. 25 in Live Oak to discuss'
their concerns but they' resched-
uled the meeting .in Lake City'
to accommodate the large crowd
expected to attend. .
"We've gotten a lot of godd press
on this," Williams said. "We think'
we'ie going to have a good crowd."
While there will be more partici-
pants at tonight's meeting, the main
ed to drag.her into a smoldering fire pi't
outside the home, police said.
Deputies. at the scene arrested
Carlisle after a brief struggle and took
him to the Columbia County-Detention
Facility without further incident.
The victim was treated .by paramed-
topics of discussion are unchanged,
Part of the meeting will be infor-
mational, with experts explaining
impacts to water resources in the
region from groundwater pumping
and the water permit .issued by the
St Johns River Water Management
A lawyer will also make recoinm-
mendations about a: possible legal
challenge to stop the electric author-
ity, from pumping water from the
State Rep..Elizabeth Porter, R-Lake
City, will also attend the meeting.
She is expected to announce pro-
posed legislation to prohibit a.water
management district, from' grant-
ing a permit to remove water from"
the. aquifer if that permit adversely
impacts another water district State'
ics and transported to a medical facil-
ity for further treatment.
Carlisle, who lives at 314 SW Miller
Terrace, is charged with aggravated
battery, aggravated assault and two
counts of battery. His bail is set at.
ROBBERY: More arrests are expected
Continued From Page 1A :.
Anyone with .information is asked to call
the sheriffs office or Columbia County
Crime Stoppers at (386) 754-7099.
Callers to Crime Stoppers are always
anonymous and may be eligible for a cash
Sen. :Charlie Dean, R-Inverness,
plans to introduce a similar bill. Both
bills will be considered during the
'upcoming legislative session which
begins in January.
The public will also have a chance
to express their opinions during an
open comment and question and
answer period. Williams 'said people
will roam the aisles with handheld
microphones to hand to people who
wish to speak about the issue.
The meeting will be recorded
by representatives 'from Florida
Williams emphasized the meeting
is only the first step in what could be,
a long battle to resolve the dispute.
"We, want this to have continuity'
to it," he said.
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Guy W. Murdock
Guy W. Murdock, age ,93,
passed away peacefully on
Thanksgiving Day, November
24, 2011 at Crosslands Continu-
ing Care- Retirement Center in
Kennett Square, Pa. following
an extended illness. He was born
on January 14, 1918 in Dod-
geville, New York, and lived in
Greenwood, NY, Johnstown,
PA, Ellicott City, MD, Newark
DE, and Kennett Square, PA.
He graduated with a Bach-
elor of Science in Electri-
cal Engineering from Carn-
egie Technical Institute in 1941.
Guy was a veteran of World
War II. He retired from the
U.S. Army Engineering Corps
as a Lieutenant Colonel.
He was a licensed profes-
sional electrical engineer' and
worked for Pennsylvania Elec-
tric -Company and Delmarva
Electric Company on high'
voltage transmission systems.
He was a member of Lower
Church, Wilmington, Delaware.
Even in his nineties he re-
mained an- expert checker
player, beating most opponents.
His family and caregivers re-
member him for his good na-
ture and great sense of humor.
He is survived by his wife of 70
years, Anita Travis Murdock;
his children -David (Dawn),
'Larry (Jeanne), and Stephen
(Jane); his grandchildren Ran-
dal (Suki), Kelli (Vincent),
Stephanie, and Travis; and his
great-grandsons Justin and Jack.
A memorial service was held
at Crosslands 2 p.m., Sunday,
November 27, 2011 with Rev
Dr David Lovelace officiating.
may be made by visiting
Obituaries are paid advertise-
ments. For details, call the Lake
City Reporter's classified depart-
ment at 752-1293.
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Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-0428
LAKE CITY REPORTER SCHOOLS TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2011
NEwWS ABSSWT ESSCHOOS
Parents' Night Out
enjoyed their second monthly
Parents' Night Out this past
Tuesday, Nov. 15. A delicious
Italian dinner was enjoyed
by the parents while the chil-
dren had pizza in the media
center and watched a movie.
While dining, the parents
were serenaded with Italian
music and a special p( rfor-
mance by our own faculty
member, Mr. Bob Ellis. Mr.
Ellis is a wonderful violinist
and even sang "0 Solo Mio"
in Italian. As they enjoyed a
chocolate surprise dessert,
the parents listened to a
presentation by Police Chief
Argatha Gilmore. She shared
her experiences of growing
up with parents that encour-
aged her to be the best stu-
dent that she could be and
all about their role as parents
in her educational process.
Everyone enjoyed her inspi-
rational talk. After dining, the
parents split up into grade
levels and visited classrooms
where teachers shared valu-
able information on what ,
was going on in that grade
level. The parents enjoyed
participating in learning new
modern math methods such
as .'partial quotient division'
and the "UNRAVEL' process
used in reading. We hope
more Niblack parents will join
us on Jan. 26 for another fun-
Niblack is-proud to
announce the members of
the Eagles Step Club. The
students have been work-
ing diligently each Friday
after school learning step
routines for upcoming per-
formances. The members
for the 2011-12 school year
are: Aveona Allen, Dakayda
Allen, Alexus Barkley, Khalil
Barr, Precious Bell, Bryanna
Sheronya Cooley, Constance
Crusaw, DeArion Dallas,
Kouvaris Daniels, Janiah
Davis, Eddnearia Fields,
China Frazier, Mitchell
Green, Haeloni Grover,
Jamecia Harris, Darren
Henry, Taylor Ivery, Darrien'
Jones, Latorrence, Jones, "
Cam'ron Lee, Calep NcNeil,
Jalyria Miller, Chaunci'
Mixon; Marion Pollock,
Kadeja Robinson, Kalayah
Sheppard, N'ya Sheppard,
Troy Sheppard, Areia
Washington, Mya Watson,
and Zau'Kiya Whitehead.
Step Club Advisors are:
Mrs. Mullins, Mrs. Ivery, Ms.
Kimbrough, Mrs. Fuimaono,
and Ms. Jones.
Niblack's next School
Advisory Council meeting
will be held December 6th
in the media center at 4:00
p.m. As always, these meet-
ings are open to the public.
Thanksgiving at Richardson Middle
The Lake City Lions Club and Richardson Middle School's FFA Chapter hosted a
Thanksgiving lunch Nov. 22, funded by the Lions Club, at Richardson Middle School to honor
the students in Erich Hamacher's and Onjena Ben-Avari's classes for their service to the
RMS community. Pictured with students are RMS Administrator Jonathan Jordan (back, from
left), Lake City Lions Club President George Revoir, Superintendent Mike Millikin, RMS FFA
Advisor John Cole, Hamacher, and Ben-Avari (far right).
Punt, Pass and Kick Competition
Lake City students attended
the Punt, Pass and Kick
Competition in Jacksonville
on Nov. 5.. Kamden Kvistad
(left) of Lake City Middle
School took first place and '
will now advance to the
regional level of competi-
tion. Also pictured is Kaylon
Jonas, fourth place (left to
right); Jasmine Brown, sec-
ond place; Jacqwn Claridy;
Weston Smith, second place;
Eyona Williams, second
place; Diamonte Jones; Tyler
Bragdon, third place; and
Garrett Fennell, third place.
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Today, Nov. 29
, Fort White High- Indian
Varsity Soccer at PK Yonge,
5/7 p.m. Indian Basketball
Tri-games at Interlachen at
Fort White Middle- Indian
Middle Soccer vs. Lafayette
at home, 5/6:30 p.m. Indian
Middle Basketball vs.
Keystone Heights at home,
Lake City Middle- Falcon
Basketball at Suwannee
5/6:15 p.m.,Falcon Soccer at,
Taylor, 5/6:15 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 30
Second graders to VITAL at
the VA Hospital, 10 a.m.
Columbia Writes for fourth
Thursday, Dec. 1
PTO Holiday Store in Media
Center 7:30 to 10 a.m.
Fort White Middle- Indian
Middle Soccer vs. RMS at
5/6:30 p.m. Indian Boys
Basketball vs. Bradford at
home, 6/7 p.m. Indian Girls
Basketball at Bradford 6/7:30
School- Advisory Council
(SAC) meeting in Media
Center at 2:30 p.m.
Lake City Middle- Falcon
Writing at Live Oak, 1 1 a.m.
Richardson Middle- Wolf
Soccer at FWMS, 5/6:30
p.m. Wolf Basketball vs.
Suwannee 5/6:15 p.m.
Columbia City Elementary-
Christmas Chorus Concert at
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A Bodies in Motion
exercise class is at
Center at 6 p.m. today..
The instructor is Trevita
Riley. The class is for all
ages and genders. The
first class is free. If there
is interest for ongoing
classes, a fee ($7 has
been proposed) will be
For details, call Mario
Coppock at 754-7096.
Lake City set
Lake City Columbia
County Youth Baseball
registration for 2012
is available at www.
registration is $75 plus
a transaction fee. Onsite
registration is 5-7 p.m.
Jan. 6, 13 and 20, and
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 7,
14 and 21 at Southside
Sports Complex with a
cost of $80.
For details, call Tad
Cervantes at 365-4810 or
David Williams at
The North Floirda
Rays 9-under baseball :
travel team has tryouts
planned for 10 a.m.
Dec. 10 and Dec. 17
at Southside Sports
For details, call Todd
Green at 365-5161 or
Leon'ard Johnson at
Georgia Batmen is
fielding 8-under, 9-under,
S10-under and 11-under
travel baseball teams in
2012. Spots are available
on next year's 8-under,
9-under and 10-under
teams and additional
teams may be formed in
each age group.
If interested in
coaching or playing, call
Jim Bennett at
From staff reports'
Columbia High girls
soccer vs. Mosley High
at CYSA field, 7 p.m.
Fort White High
soccer at RK. Yonge
'School, 7 p.m. (girls-5) '
Fort White. High
basketball at Interlachen
High, 7:30 p.m. (girls-6,
Columbia High boys
basketball vs. Hamilton
County High, 8 p.m.
Fort White High boys
basketball vs. Bradford
High, 7:30 p.m. (JV-6)
soccer at Capital City
Fort White High
soccer at Keystone
Heights High, 7 p.m.
wrestling hosts Tiger
soccer at Capital City
Columbia High boys.
basketball at Suwannee
High, 7:30 p.m. (JV-6)
In this Jan. 1 file photo, Florida head coach Urban Meyer
puts his arm around his wife Shelley after Florida defeated
Penn State, 37-24, in the Outback Bowl in Tampa.
coach returns to
By RUSTY MILLER
COLUMBUS, Ohio If
Ohio State did not come
calling, Urban Meyer says
he was planning to stay
away from coaching for at
least another year.
Meyer, the former
Florida coach and native
Buckeye, was officially
hired Monday by Ohio
State, a program with a
glittering past that has suf-
fered through a difficult
year of NCAA violations.
"If not for the coaching
position at Ohio State, I
would not have coached
this year," he said.
Meyer resigned as
Gators coach after last sea-
son, citing health concerns
and a desire to spend more
time with his family.
"A year ago in my mind I
was convinced I was done
coaching," he said.
He added that he is feel-
"I've been checked out
and- I'm ready to go," he
said. "I've been to a place
and I don't want to go
Meyer will become one
of the highest paid coach-
es in college football,
along with Alabama's Nick
Saban and Oklahoma's
Bob Stoops, and Texas'
Mack Brown. The school
says he will receive a six-
year contract that pays
$4 million annually, plus
another $2.4 million total
in "retention payments."
He also can qualify for
supplemental bonuses. .
Interim coach Luke
Fickell, who took over
when Jim Tressel was
forced out for breaking
NCAA rules, will coach
the Buckeyes (6-6) in their
bowl game and be retained
by Meyer as an assistant,
although Meyer declined
to say in what capacity.
Ohio State Athletic
Director Gene Smith said
his first conversation with
Meyer about becoming
coach was on Nov. 20 by
phone. Smith said the two
met face-to-face Nov. 23.
Meyer won two national
championships in six years
as the coach at Florida.
Now, the 47-year-old will
return to the place where
his college coaching career
began in 1986 after a year
as an ESPN game analyst.
Illinois fires Zook
After 6-0 start to
season, Illini lose
rest of games.
By DAVID MERCER
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -
Illinois coach Ron Zook
was fired Sunday after the
Illini followed a 6-0 start
to this season with a six-
game losing streak.
Zook and the Illini fin-
ished off their collapse with
a 27-7 defeat at Minnesota
"I believe we need new
leadership to take the pro-
gram to the level to com-
pete for championships on
a consistent basis," Illinois
Athletic Director Mike
Thomas said in a statement
released by the university.
"This is an extremely com-
petitive conference, and
we are determined to go
head-to-head with the very
Thomas said the defen-
sive coordinator Vic
Koenning will take over
as interim head coach
while a search begins for
Zook finished 34-51 at
Illinois. He took the 2007
team to the Rose Bowl and
lost to USC. Last season's
squad beat Baylor in the
With six wins the Illini
bac k -
bowls since 1991-92.
Zook came to Illinois in
2005 after being fired in his
third season at Florida.
The 2007 season was
Zook's high point at
Illinois. The Illini were Big
Ten runners-up and upset
an undefeated Ohio State
team in Columbus that
was shooting for a perfect
season and a national title.
6. Houston 6
7. Boise St. 8
9. Oregon 7
I I. Kan. St. 15
14. Georgia 12
I 5.Wisc. 13
16. Michigan 16
20. Clemson 20
21.Penn St. 22
24. So. Miss .23
25. Missouri 32
LSU, Alabama rematch seems certain
By RALPH D. RUSSO
Only a major upset or a
dramatic shift by voters can
prevent a rematch between
LSU and Alabama in the-
BCS national championship
The Tigers and Crimson
Tide hold down the top two
spots for the second straight
week, and by a wide margin
over third-place Oklahoma
State. Stanford is fourth and
Virginia Tech fifth.
LSU (1.000 BCS aver-
age) is a unanimous No. 1
in both the coaches' poll
and the Harris poll, and is
top-ranked in the computer
ratings. Alabama (.9551) is
an overwhelming No. 2 in
the polls.and second in the
Oklahoma State (.8712),.
with one game ,left against
Oklahoma- on Saturday, is
third in the computer rat-
ings and fifth in the polls.
LSU (12-0) plays Georgia
in the Southeastern
game on Saturday. If the
Tigers lose to the Bulldogs,
they still have a chance to
remain in the top two and
play for the national title.
Alabama's season is over.
Oklahoma State plays
Oklahoma on Saturday,
with the chance for another
statement victory against a
good team. But with the
Cowboys fifth in both polls
it would take an enormous
swing by voters to. push
them past either SEC team.
Michigan State and
Wisconsin play in the Big
Ten championship game
with the winner going to
the Rose Bowl.
Oregon and UCLA meet
in the Pac-12 title game
Friday night with a Rose
Bowl berth on the line.
Oklahoma State might
be shut out of the national
title game, but the Bedlam
rivalry game will determine
the Big 12 champion anda
spot in the Fiesta Bowl.
The 'Atlantic Coast
game between Clemson
and Virginia Tech will deter-
mine which teams plays in
the Orange Bowl.
AP Top 25
The Top 25 teams in The Associated
Press college football poll, with first-place
votes in parentheses, records through
Nov. 26, total points and previous ranking:
Record Pts Pv
1. LSU (60) 12-0 1,500 I
2.Alabama 11-1 1,440 2
3. Oklahoma St. 10-1 1,286 5
4. Stanford 1I1- 1,281 4
5.VirginiaTech I1-1 1,196 6
'6.Arkansas 10-2 1,060 3
7. Houston 12-0 1,055 8
8. Oregon 10-2. 1,054 9
9. BoiseSt. 10-1 1,053 7
9. Southern Cal 10-2 1,053 10
II. Michigan St. 10-2 866 II
12. Georgia 10-2 825 13
13. Oklahoma 9-2 808 12
14. South Carolina 10-2 796 14
I 5.Wisconsin 10-2 749 15
16. Kansas St. 9-2 658 16
17. Michigan 10-2 570 17
18.TCU 9-2 488 19
19. Baylor 8-3 468 21
20. Nebraska 9-3 352 22
21.Clemson 9-3 258 18
22.WestVirginia 8-3 196 NR
23.Penn St. 9-3 151 20
24. Southern Miss. 10-2 78 NR
25. Florida St. 8-4 58 NR
Others. receiving votes: Notre Dame
53, Texas 45, Cincinnati 23, Arkansas St.
18, GeorgiaTech 16, BYU 13, Missouri 13,
' Virginia 9,Tulsa 7, Louisville 3, N. Illinois I.
AP Top 25 results
No. I LSU (12-0) beat No. 3 Arkansas
41-17, Friday. Next vs. No. 13 Georgia,
SEC championship, Saturday.
No. 2 Alabama (ll-I) beat Auburn
No. 3 Arkansas (10-2) lost to No. I
LSU 41 -17, Friday. NextTBD.
No. 4 Stanford (I I-I) beat No. 22
Notre Dame 28-14. Next:TBD.
No. 5 Oklahoma State (10-1) did not
play. Next vs. No. 12 Oklahoma, Saturday.
No. 6Virginia Tech (I -I) beat No. 24
Virginia 38-0. Next vs. No. 18 Clemson,
ACC championship, Saturday. *
No. 7 Boise State (10-1) beatWyoming
36-14. Next: vs. New Mexico, Saturday.
No. 8 Houston (12-0) beat Tulsa
48-16, Friday. Next: vs. Southern Miss,
CUSA championship. Saturday.
No: 9 Oregon (10-2) beat Oregon
State 49-21. Next: vs. UCLA Pac-12
No. 10 Southern Cal (10-2) beat UCLA
50-0. Next: season completed.
No. II Michigan State (10-2) beat
Northwestern 31-17. Next vs. No. 15
Wisconsin, Big Ten championship,
No. 12 Oklahoma (9-2) beat Iowa
State 26-6. Next: at No. 5 Oklahoma
No. 13 Georgia (10-2) beat No. 25
Georgia Tech 31-17. Next: vs. No. I LSU,
SEC championship, Saturday.
No. 14 South Carolina .(10-2) beat
No. 18 Clemson 34-13.Next.TBD.
No. ISWisconsin (10-2) beat No. 20
Penn State 45-7. Next vs. No. I I Michigan
State; Big Ten championship, Saturday.
No. 16 Kansas State (9-2) did not play.
No. 17 Michigan (10-2) beat Ohio
State 40-34. Next:TBD.
No. 18 Clemsop (9-3) lost to
No. 14 South Carolina 34-13. Next: vs.
No. 6 Virginia Tech, ACC championship,
No. 19TCU (9-2) did not play. Next: vs.
No. 20 Penn State (9-3) lost to No. IS
Wisconsin 45-7. Next:TBD.
No. 21 Baylor (8-3) beat Texas Tech.
66-42 Next vs.Texas, Saturday.
No. 22 Nebraska (9-3) beat Iowa 20-7,
No. 22 Notre Dame (8-4) lost to No.
4 Stanford 28-14. NextTBD.
No. 24 Virginia (8-4) lost to No. 6
Virginia Tech 38-0. Next:TBD.
No. 25 Georgia Tech (8-4) lost to
No. 13 Georgia 31-17. NexVTBD.
USA Today Top 25
The USA Today Top 25 football coaches
poll, with first-place votes in parentheses,
records through Nov. 26, total points and
I. LSU (59) 12-0
2. Alabama I 1-1
4.Stanford I I-I
5. Oklahoma State 10-1
6. Houston 12-0
7. Oregon 10-2
8. Boise State 10-1
9. Michigan State 10-2
10. Arkansas 10-2
1I. Oklahoma 9-2
13. South Carolina 10-2
14. Georgia 10-2
15. Kansas State 9-2
16. Michigan 10-2
18. Baylor 8-3
19. Nebraska 9-3
21. Clemson 9-3
22. Penn State 9-3
23. Southern Miss 10-2
24. Florida State 8-4
25. Cincinnati 8-3
1,41 I1 2
Others receiving votes: Texas 51;
Georgia Tech 42; Brigham Young 29; Notre
Dame 29; Northern Illinois 19; Missouri
16; Arkansas State 13; Ohio 8;Virginia 8;
Rutgers 6; Louisiana Tech 4.
Harris Top 25
The Top 25 teams in the Harris
Interactive College Football Poll, with
first-place votes in parentheses, records
through Nov. 26, total points and
Record Pts Pv
I.LSU (I15) 12-0 2,875 I
2.Alabama 11 I-I 2,756 2
3. Stanford I1.1 2,512 4
4.VirginiaTech I1-1 2,438 5
5. Oklahoma State 10-1 2,414 6
6. Houston 12-0 2,147 7
S7. Oregon 10-2 2,107 9
8. Boise State 10-1 2,092 8
9.Arkansas 10-2 1,971 3
10. Oklahoma 9-2 1,768 10
S1. Michigan State 10-2 1,704 II
12. Georgia 10-2 1,613 12
13.Wisconsin 10-2 1,567 14
14. South Carolina 10-2 1,554 13
15. Kansas State 9-2 1,348 15
16. Michigan 10-2 1,256 16
17.TCU 9-2 980 19.
18. Baylor 8-3 900 20
19. Nebraska 9-3 773 21
20. Clemson 9-3 632 17
21.WestVirginia 8-3 495 24
22. Penn State 9-3 415 18
23. Southern Miss 10-2 287 NR
24. Florida State 8-4 169 NR
25.Texas 7-4 160 NR
Other teams receiving votes: Cincinnati
114; Ga.Tech 91; Notre Dame 73; BYU 39;
Virginia 32;Arkansas State 26; Missouri 16;
Auburn 15; N. Illinois 13; Louisville 8; Ohio
6; La.Tech 4; Rutgers 3;Tulsa 2.
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Clemson 6 2 270 226
Florida St. 5 3 250 142
Wake Forest 5 3 220 227
NC State 4 4 206 195
Boston College 3 5 139 195
Maryland I 7 190 288
Virginia Tech 7 I 222 146
Georgia Tech 5 3 224 212
Virginia 5 3 159 183
North Carolina 3 5 225 223
Miami 3 5 219 190
Duke I 7 156 253
LSU 8 0 280 67
Alabama 7 I 271 67
Arkansas 6 2 266 197
Auburn 4 4 160 246
Mississippi St. 2 6 145 185
Mississippi 0 8 93 292
LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2011
MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL
ESPN2 Michigan at Virginia
ESPN Illinois at Maryland
ESPN2 Miami at Purdue
ESPN Duke at Ohio St.
VERSUS Pittsburgh at N.Y.
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N.Y.Jets 6 5 0.545 256241
Buffalo 5 6 0.455 261 281
Miami 3 8 0.273 212 206
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Philadelphia 4 7 0 .364 257 251
Washington 4 7 0.364 183 222
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Atlanta 7 4 0 .636 259 227
Tampa Bay 4 7 0.364 199 291
Carolina 3 8 0.273 252 305
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Green Bay 27, Detroit 15
Dallas 20, Miami 19
Baltimore 16, San Francisco 6
Arizona 23, St. Louis 20
Tennessee 23,Tampa Bay 17
Cincinnati 23, Cleveland 20
N.Y. Jets 28, Buffalo 24
Houston 20, Jacksonville 13
Carolina 27, Indianapolis 19
Atlanta 24, Minnesota 14
Oakland 25, Chicago 20
Washington 23, Seattle 17
Denver 16, San Diego 13, OT
New England 38, Philadelphia 20
Pittsburgh 13, Kansas City 9
N.Y. Giants at New Orleans (n)
Thursday, Dec. I
Philadelphia at Seattle, 8:20 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 4
Kansas City at Chicago, I p.m.
Adanta at Houston, I p.m.
Denver at Minnesota, I p.m.
Carolina at Tampa Bay, I p.m.
Cincinnati at Pittsburgh, I p.m.
N.Y Jets atWashington, I p.m.
Oakland at Miami, I p.m.
Tennessee at Buffalo, I p.m.
Indianapolis at New England, I p.m.
Baltimore at Cleveland, 4:05 p.m.
St. Louis at San Francisco, 4:15 p.m.
Dallas at Arizona, 4:15 p.m.
Green Bay at N.Y. Giants, 4:15 p.m.
Detroit at New Orleans, 8:20 p.m.'
Monday, Dec. 5
San Diego at Jacksonville, 8:30 p.m.
James Madison 20, East. Kentucky 17
Old Dominion 35, Norfolk State 18
Stony Brook 31 ,Albany (N.Y.) 28
Cent.Arkansas 34,TennesseeTech 14
Old Dominion (10-2) at Georgia
Southern (9-2), I p.m.
Central Arkansas (9-3) at Montana
(9-2), 2 p.m.
Maine (8-3) at Appalachian State (
8-3), 2 p.m.
Stony Brook (9-3) at Sam Houston
State (11-0),3 p.m.
New Hampshire (8-3) at Montana
State (9-2), 3 p.m.
Lehigh (.10-1) at Towson (9-2),
James Madison (8-4) at North Dakota
State (10-1),4 p.m.
Wofford (8-3) at Northern Iowa
(9-2), 5 p.m.
Division II playoffs
New Haven 44, Kutztown 37
North Greenville 58, at Mars Hill 32
Northwest Missouri State 38,
Midwestern State 31
Wayne State (Mich.) 38, Nebraska-
Winston-Salem 35, California (Pa.) 28
Delta State 42, North Alabama 14
Pittsburg State 31,Washburn 22
Minnesota-Duluth 24, Colorado State-
Wayne State (Mich.) (12-1) at
Minnesota-Duluth (11-2), I p.m.
North Greenville (11-2) at Delta State
(10-2), 2 p.m.
Northwest Missouri State (11-2) at
Pittsburg State (10-1), 2 p.m.
New Haven (11 -1) at Winston-Salem
Division III playoffs
Salisbury 49, Kean 47
StJohn Fisher 27, Delaware Valley 14
Mount Union 30, Centre 10
Wabash 29, North Central (IU.) 28
Wesley 49, Unfleld 34
Wls.-Whitewater 41, Franklin 14
St. Thomas (Minn.) 38, Monmouth
Mary Hardin-Baylor 49, McMurry 20
Marian (Ind.) 49, St. Francis (III.) 7
Georgetown (Ky.) 26, St. Francis (Ind.)
St. Xavier (III.) 22, MidAmerica
Nazarene (Kan.) 14
Carroll (Mont.) (11-1) 17, Azusa
Pacific (Calif.) 14
AP Top 25
The top 25 teams in The Associdated
Press college basketball poll, with first-
place votes in parentheses, records
through Nov. 27, total points based on 25
points for a first-place vote through one
point for a 25th-place vote and previous'
Record Pts Prv
I. Kentucky (46) 6-0 1,599 2
2. Ohio St.(17) 6-0 1,564 3
3. Duke (2) 7-0 1,465 6
4. Syracuse 6-0 1,439 5
5. North Carolina 5-1 1,337 I
6. Louisille 5-0 1,259 7
7.Bayltr 5-0 I,!83 9
8.UConn 6-1 1,055 4
9.Wisconsin 6-0 1,045 II
10. Florida 4-1. 1,,040 10
1 .Xavier 4-0 982 12
12.Alabama 7-0 912 13
13. Missouri 6-0 746 21
14. Michigan 5-1 681 15,
15.Kansas 3-2 676 14
16. Marquette 5-0 .637 16
17. Pittsburgh 5-( 537 17
18. UNLV 7-0 535 -
19.Gonzaga 4-0 525 19
20.Vanderbllt 5-1 482 18
21. Mississippi St. 7,1 277 24
22.-Memphis 2-2 269 8
23. Saint Louis 6-0 149 -
24. California .5-1 121 20
25.TexasA&M. 4-1 115 25
Others receiving votes: Creighton
104, Harvard 101, Michigan St. 84, San
Diego St. 66, Georgetown 46, Florida
St. 24.Arizona 15. Illinois 13,Washington
12. Cleveland St. II. Purdue 6, Marshallh
5. Stanford 3, Villanova 2, Cincinnati I,
Northwestern I,Virginia Tech I.
Top 25 results
I.North Carolina (5-1) beatTennessee
State 102-69; beat South Carolina 87-62;
lost to UNLV 90-80.
2. Kentucky (6-0) beat Radford 88-40;
beat Portland 87-63.
3. Ohio State (6-0) beat North Florida
85-50; beat VMI 107-74; beat Valparaiso
4. UConn (6-1) beat UNC Asheville
73-63; lost to UCF 68-63; beat No. 22
Florida State 78-76, OT. .
5. Syracuse (6-P) beat Virginia Tech
69-58; beat Stanford 69-63.
6. Duke (7-0) beat Tennessee 77-67;
beat No. 15 Michigan 82-75; beat No. 14
7. Louisville (5.0) beat Arkansas State
54-27; beat Ohio 59-54.
8. Memphis (2-2) lost to No. 15
Michigan 73-61; beat Tennessee 99-97,
20T; lest to Georgetown 91-88, OT.
9. Baylor (5-0) beat South. Carolina
State 70-50; beatTexas-Arlington 75-65.
10. Florida (4-) beatWright State
78-65; beat Jacksonville 107-62.
SII. Wisconsin (6-0) beat UMKC 77-
31; beat Bradley 66-43; beat BYU 73-56.
12.Xavier (4-0) beat Georgia 70-56..
13. Alabama (7-0) beat Alabama A&M
82-45; beatVCU 72-64.
14. Kansas (3-2) beat Georgetown
67-63; beat UCLA 72-56; lost to No. 6
15. Michigan (5-1) beat No.8 Memphis
73-61; lost to No. 6 Duke 82-75; beat
16. Marquette (5-0) beat Norfolk
17. Pittsburgh (5-1) beat La Salle
73-69; beat Pennsylvania 78-58; beat
Robert Morris 81-71.
18. Vanderbilt (5-1) beat Oregon
64-62; beat Monmouth (NJ) 95-73.
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one letter to each square,
to form four ordinary words.
19. Gonzaga (4-0) beat Western
20. California (5-1) beat Georgia
70-46; lost to No. 21 Missouri 92-53; beat
21. Missouri (6-0) beat Notre Dame
87-58; beat No. 20 California 92-53; beat
22. Florida State (5-2) beat UMas
73-53; lost to Harvard 46-41; lost to
No. 4 UConn 78-76, OT.
23. Arizona (4-2) lost to San Diego
24. Mississippi State (7-1) beat
Louislana-Monroe 78-63; beat UT-Martin
76-50; beat North Texas 82-59.
25.Texas A&M (4-1) beat Texas A&M-
Corpus Christi 56-43.
Top 25 schedule
I Today's Games
No. 2 Ohio State vs. No. 3 Duke,
No. 4 Syracuse vs. Eastern Michigan,
No. 7 Baylor vs. Prairie View, 8 p.m.
No. 14 Michigan atVirginia,7 p.m.
No. 23 Saint Louis at Loyola
Marymount, 10 p.m.
USA Today/ESPN Top 25
The top 25 teams in the USA Today-
ESPN men's college basketball poll, with
first-place votes in parentheses, records
through Nov. 27, points based, on 25
points for a first-place vote through one
point for a 25th-place vote and previous
Record Pts Pvs
1. Kentucky (22) 6-0 765 2
2. Ohio State (8) 6-0 748 3
3. Syracuse (1) 6-0 701 5
4. Duke 7-0. 691 6
5. North Carolina 5-1.' 628 I
6. Louisville 5-0 620 7
7.Wisconsin 6-0 530 11
8. Baylor 5-0 509 10
9. Florida 4-1 493 9
10. Connecticut 6-1 456 4
I I.Xavier 4-0 447 12
12.Alabama 7-0 443 13
13. Missouri 6-0 356 21
14. Kansas 3-2 342 14
15. Michigan 5-1 310 15
16.Marquette 5-0 309 17
17. Pittsburgh 5-1 287 16
18. Gonzaga 4-0 248 19
'19.Vanderbilt 5-1 200 22
20. UNLV 7-0 186 NR
21. Mernphis 2-2 145 8
22. Crelghton 5-0 104 25
23. California 5-1 98 18
24. Miissippi State 7-1 86 NR
25. Saint Louis' 6-0 78 NR
Others receiving votes: Texas A&M
63; Harvard 61; Arizona 27; Florida
State 25; Purdue 25; Northwestern 23;
San Diego State 20; Cleveland State 12;
Georgetown '8; Michigan State 8; Illinois
7; George Mason 3; Indiana 3; Marshall
3; Washington 3; Texas 2; Cincinnati I;
ATP World Tour Finals
At The 02 Arena, London
Roger Federer (4), Switzerland, def.
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (6), France, 6-3, 6-7
Max Mirnyi, Belarus,and Daniel Nestor
(3), Canada, def. Mariusz Fyrstenberg and
Marcin Matkowski (8), Poland, 7-5,6-3.
Ottawa 4, Carolina 3
St. Louis 2, Columbus I
Calgary 5, Minnesota 2
Toronto 5,Anahelm 2
Tampa Bay at Minnesota (n)
Dallas at Colorado (n)
Nashville at Edmonton (n)
San Jose at Los Angeles (n)
N.Y. Islanders at Buffalo, 7 p.m.
St. Louis atWashington, 7 p.m.
Florida at Carolina, 7 p.m.
Pittsburgh at N.Y. Rangers, 7:30 p.m.
Ottawa atWinnipeg, 8:30 p.m.
Phoenix at Chicago, 8:30 p.m.
Nashville at Calgary, 9:30 p.m.
Columbus atVancouver, 10 p.m.
Boston at Toronto, 7 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Detroit,7:30 p.m.
New Jersey at Colorado, 9:30 p.m.
Minnesota at Edmonton, 9:30 p.m.
Montreal at Anaheim, 10 p.m.
THAT SCRAMBLED WORD GAME
by David L. Hoyt and Jeff Knurek
Now arrange the circled letters
to form the surprise answer, as
suggested by the above cartoon.
Answer here: X X j"
Yesterday's Jumbles: HUMID DOUBT LAWFUL BEETLE
Yesterday's Answer: The cow's husband refused to change his
mind because he was this BULLHEADED
Photos courtesy of Latwala Dixon
Representative of the Columbia High class of 1990 won the championship trophy (below) in
the Breon Thomas Turkey Bowl at Memorial Stadium,on Saturday.
Host class wins Turkey Bowl
By TIM KIRBY
Michael Daies of
Columbia High's class .of
1996 was the guiding force
behind the ,Breon Thomas
Turkey Bowl, and his team-
mates came through to take
home the trophy.
The class, of 1996
defeated the class of 2001
for the championship in the
event at Memorial Stadium
on Saturday, that was
established to honor fallen
classmates from 1996.
"The class of '96 won it
all," Daies said from his'
home in Atlanta. "The
old bucks beat the young
Daies was especially
pleased that former CHS
head coach Danny Green
came out to visit with his
former players. DIaies said
Columbia coaches Reinard
Wilson and Skipper Hair
and Assistant Principal
Melinda Moses also made
"One thing I liked most
was Coach Green coming
out," Daies said.. '"That was
the signature of the day. No
matter what is going on in a
person's life, it shows how
he touched his players and
how they touched him."
Daies said he has been
contacted by the Lake City
and the Breon Thomas
Turkey Bowl may become
an annual event .
"Everybody got together
and had fun," Daies said.
From staff reports
Lake City teams swept
the basketball all-star fund-
raiser at Lake City Middle
School on Saturday.
The Lake City women
won, 57-36. Leading scorers
were Andrea Lee, 17, Cindy
Ford, 12, LCMS head coach
Danielle Marshall, 11, and
Columbia High head coach
Tara Perry, 7.
Shamela Brady, with 16
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points, and Chareeta Ross,
11, led Live Oak.
The Lake City men
won, 52-37. Leading scor-
ers were Varion Coppock,
14, ,Matt Dillard, 12, and
Jakeem Hill, 10.
. Javon Smith led Live Oak
with nine points.
"Thanks to all the play-
ers and coaches for' their
help and support, and a
special thank you to (event
organizer) Ms. Tonya
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McQuay," Columbia County
Recreation Director Mario
Coppock said the event
$1,000, which will be used
for new uniforms for Lake
City's USSSA basketball
travel teams. In addition,
North will make a $200
contribution to the LCMS
girls basketball team.
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WE NEED ANOTHER 'EATING HOLIDAY'
TO GO BETWEEN THANKSGIVING AND
15 PURE H OULODA ,
FRANK & ERNEST
DEAR ABBY: My wife of
25 years has an annoying
habit that drives me crazy.
When she starts a conversa-
tion with me, shell speak
in a very low voice and
mumble without looking
at me. I truly cannot hear
or understand what she's
saying and have to respond
with, "Excuse me?" "Pardon
me?" or "What?"
When I speak to her, I
make sure I talk clearly
and in a loud enough voice,
but she always throws the
same remarks back at me
"Excuse me?" etc. She
doesn't do this with anyone
else. I have pointed out to
her that what she is doing
is annoying, disrespectful
and rude, and asked her
to please not do it, but she
Why does she do this
to me, and what can we
do to change it? There's
nothing wrong with her
hearing. She's always
telling me to turn down
the TV. MARRIED TO
A MUMBLER IN SAN
DEAR MARRIED TO
A MUMBLER Allow me
to offer a suggestion that
may improve the situa-
tion: Have YOUR hearing
checked. If you can't hear
your wife when she speaks
softly and isn't looking
directly at you, and she.
"always" tells you to turn
down the TV, it could indi-
cate that you are suffering
from a hearing loss.
DEAR ABBY: My mother,
ARIES (March 21-April
19): Look past the obvious.
Don't let the little things
bother you. It's how you
:perform and what you do
to make things better that
will count in the' end. Use
your head, think matters
through and avoid argu-
ing' with anyone you work
,TAURUS (April 20-May
20): Your receptiveness
to information offered
will make a difference.
will pay off. A contract or
settlement will change the
way you do things. Don't
overreact Consider what's
being offered, cut your
losses and move forward.
GEMINI (May 21-June
20): Look for a partnership
that will enhance what you
have to offer. An opportu-
nity to promote something
you have done in the past
will pay off now. Take
care of legal matters and
make a commitment that
will stabilize your future.
CANCER (June 21-July
22): Don't make changes
that are premature. Look
for opportunities, but
don't jeopardize what you
already have. Take particu-
larly good care of a part-
nership that means a lot to
you. Offer your services if
Abigail Van Buren
whom I love very much,
is a terrible gift-giver. At
Christmas and on birthdays
she gives me ridiculous
gifts clothing that doesn't
fit, jewelry I would never
wear, electronics I haven't
asked for and don't need.
Last year, she removed the
tags from everything and
didn't include receipts so
the items could be returned.
(Some were very costly.)
I have created online
wish, lists, offered Mom
"suggestions" and even
told her not to worry about
gifts. She'll take none of
my suggestions, I try to
be polite. But Mom's feel-
ings are always hurt when
I'm not "thrilled" with the
unwanted gifts, and it puts
a damper on events that
should be happy ones. I
hate her wasting money
on things that will not
be appreciated or used.
How do I handle this?
Because you have tried
being logical, helpful and
frank, and nothing has
worked, thank your mother
for her gifts and then put
them on eBay or donate
them. That way SOMEONE
THE LAST WORD.
it will seal a deal. ***
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22):
Do whatever it takes to
get things, going. Staying
in control will allow you to
cap the amount spent as
well as how much time you
put in. Uncertainty regard-
ing an emotional respon-
sibility will require your
undivided attention. ***
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept
22): Work on self-improve-
ment, not trying to change
others. A chance to get
together with someone
special will open a window
of opportunity. Don't let
good fortune slip away
because you want every-
thing done your way. Win
LIBRA (Sept 23-Oct
22): Problems at home will
leave you up in the air and
uncertain. Make plans to fix
anything that isn't working.
Take the initiative, do your
share and make a difference
to the outcome. If you don't
pitch in, you won't have a
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov.
21): You can argue, or
you can get things done.
Expect a friend or rela-
tive to make your life dif-
ficult if you try to avoid
is highlighted, and doing
can appreciate them, or you
may get enough money
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thing you will enjoy.
. DEAR ABBY: We have |
close friends and alternate
having dinner at each oth-
er's homes. The wife has
a couple of habits I find |
Shell run her fingers I
around the outside of a
serving dish and then lick
her finger. After dinner, I 1
always have a dish of candy |
on the table for everyone's
enjoyment But before
this woman leaves, shell ,
say she's taking some of it
home to eat later.
Am I being petty to be
annoyed by her behavior?'
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DEAR WILLING: I can
see how a dinner guest
running her finger around 1
a serving dish, then licking
her finger could gross you
out, and we both know that
rather than telling you she's
taking some of your candy
home with-her, she should
wait untilyou offer it
However, you say you arec
close friends. Thergfore Ior
assume that on some level
her positives outweigh her
negatives, or you would
have expressed how her
behavior makes you feel '
which would have, solved
your problem because you',
be seeing a lot less of her. |
E Write Dear Abby at "; .
P.O. Box 69440, Los
Angeles, CA 90069.
something nice for sonie-
one special will have its
22-Dec. 21): Rely on knowl-
edge and experience to
avoid making the same ,
mistake again. Getting
together with people from
your past will stir up emo-
tions and make you recon-
sider where you want to
22-Jan. 19): Secure your '
assets and reduce your lia-
bilities. Making changes to
your home, investments or
contracts will pay off. Love
is in the stars, and taking
time to nurture a relation-
ship will ensure -greater
personal stability. ***
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will make it clear that you
are only willing to do so
much. Set your standard
arid stick to it ***
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and still offer something
unique. Choose your
path and stick to it until
you reach the finish line.
Inconsistency will make
others lose faith in what
you do. Demonstrate,
rather than talk about your
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ADVICE & COMICS TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29,2011
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In Print and Online
AGCO Finance LLC will offer th
following repossessed equipment fo
sale to the highest bidder for cash
plus applicable sales tax. Equipment
Challenger-MT665B Tractor, S/N
P147053., Date of sale: Tuesday-De
cember 13, 2011. Time of Sale: 9:0
A.M. Place of sale: Ring Powe
Corp, 390 S.W. Ring Court, Lak
City, FL. Equipment can be inspect
ed at place of sale. The equipment
will be sold AS IS, without warrant
We reserve the right to bid. For fur
their information please contact Dic
Wilson (484) 919-2169 Cell, Refer
ence Number 819011.
November 29, 2011
December 06, 2011
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR
COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA
File No.: 11-245-CP
IN RE: ESTATE OF CONNIE GE]
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
The administration of the estate o
Connie Gee Peeples Jr., deceased
whose date of death was August 2
2011, and the .last four digits o
whose social security number ar
1184, is Rending in the Circuit Cour
for Colufnbia County, Florida, Pro
bate Division, the address of which
is 173 NE Hemando Ave., Lak
City, FL 32055. The names ard ad
dresses of the personal representative
and the personal representative's at
tomey are set forth below.
All creditors of the decedent and oth
er persons having claims or demand
against decedent's estate on whom
copy of this notice is required to b
served must file. their claims wit
this court WITHIN .THE LATER OF
3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME O0
THE FIRST PUBLICATION O0
THIS, NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AF
TER THE.DATE OF SERVICE 01
A COPY OF THIS NOTICE 01
All other creditors of the deceden
and other persons having claims o
demands against decedent's estate
must file their claims with,this court
WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THi
DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLIC
TION OF THIS NOTICE.
ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITH
IN THE TIME -PERIODS SE
FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 O
THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE
WILL BE FOREVER BARRED.
NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIM
PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE
ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2
YEARS OR MORE AFTER TH
DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH
The date of first publication of thi
notice is November 22, 2011.
Attorney for Personal Representa
Stephen M. Witt
Attorney for Marvin Peeples
Florida Bar Number: 231916
PO Box 2064
Lake City, Florida 32056
PO Box 535
Nahunta, Georgia 31553
November22, 29, 2011
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVE]
THAT PURSUANT TO a Writ o
Execution issued in the Count
Court of Baker County, Florida, o
the 8th day of March 2011 in th
cause wherein Country Federal Cred
it Union .as plaintiff and Charle
Latham as .Defendant, being cas
number 95-105-SP in said Court.
Mark Hunter, 'As Sheriff of Colum
bia County, Florida, have this da
levied upon all the right, title and in
terest of the Defendant, Charle
Latham- in and to the following de
scribed personal property
1988 Ford F-150 PK (Gray) VIN
I shall offer this property for sale De
member 16, 2011, at the Columbi
County Detention Facility located
389 NW Quentin St. Lake City, Flor
ida, 32055 at the hour of 10:00 A.M
or soon thereafter as possible. I wi
- offer for sale all of the said defend
ants, right, title, and interest in th
.aforesaid personal property, at public
auction and will sell the same, sub
ject to taxes, all prior liens, encumt
branches and judgments, if any to th
highest and best bidder for CASH IN
HAND. The proceeds to be applie
as far as may be to the payment o
cost and the satisfaction of the above
SHERIFF OF COLUMBIA COUNT
BY: Sgt. Robert Holloway
In accordance with the America
with Disabilities Act, persons need
ing a special accommodation to pa
ticipate in this proceeding should
contact the individual or agency
.sending this notice no later than sev
en days prior to the proceedings
173 N.E. Hernando Ave, Lake Cit
Florida 32055 Telephone (386) 758
November 15, 22, 29, 2011
December 06, 2011
e IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR
ir COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA
i, PROBATE DIVISION CIVIL DIVISION
t: File Number: 11-262-CP CASE NO.
4: IN RE: ESTATE OF: 122008CA000393XXXXXX
B- BRENDA K. MCDIARMID, THE BANK OF NEW YORK, AS
0 Deceased. TRUSTEE, FOR THE BENEFIT OF
er NOTICE TO CREDITORS CWABS, INC., ASSET-BACKED
e The administration of the estate of CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-26,
t- Brenda K. McDiarmid, deceased, Plaintiff,
it whose date of death was November vs.
y. 17, 2010, File Number 11-262-CP, is EDWIN GUTH, JR.; COLUMBIA
r- pending in the Circuit Court for Co- BANK F/K/A COLUMBIA COUN-
k lumbia County, Probate Division, the TY BANK; VIRGINIA GUTH; CO-
r- address of which is P.O. Box 2069, LUMBIA COUNTY CLERK OF
Lake City, Florida 32056. The THE CIRCUIT COURT; STATE OF
names and addresses of the personal FLORIDA, DEPARTMENT OF
representative and the personal rep- REVENUE; UNKNOWN TENANT
resentative's attorney are set forth NO. 1; UNKNOWN TENANT NO.
below. 2; and ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES
All creditors of the decedent and oth- CLAIMING INTERESTS BY,
R er persons having claims or demands THROUGH, UNDER OR
against decedent's estate on whom a AGAINST A NAMED DEFEND-
copy of this notice is required to be ANT TO THIS ACTION, OR HAV-
served must file their claims with ING OR CLAIMING TO HAVE
this court WITHIN THE LATER OF ANY RIGHT, TITLE OR INTER-
E THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE EST IN THE PROPERTY HEREIN
TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICA- DESCRIBED,
TION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIR- Defendants.
TY (30) DAYS AFTER THE DATE NOTICE OF SALE
if OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45
d, THIS NOTICE ON THEM. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pur-
2, All other creditors of the decedent suant to an Order or Summary Final
if and other persons having claims or Judgment of foreclosure dated No-
e demands against decedent's estate vember 1, 2011, and entered in Case
rt must file their claims with this court No. 122008CA000393XXXXXX of
- WITHIN THREE (3) MONTHS AF- the Circuit Cou.t in and for Colum-
h TER THE DATE OF THE FIRST bia County, Florida, wherein THE
e PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. BANK OF NEW YORK, AS
1- ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITH- TRUSTEE, FOR THE BENEFIT OF
e IN THE TIME PERIODS SET CWABS, INC., ASSET-BACKED
t- FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-26,
THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE is Plaintiff and EDWIN GUTH, JR.;
- WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. COLUMBIA BANK F/K/A CO-
Is NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME LUMBIA COUNTY BANK; VIR-
a PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, GINIA ,GUTH; COLUMBIA
e ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) COUNTY CLERK, OF THE CIR-
h YEARS OR MORE- AFTER THE CUT .COURT; STATE OF FLORI-
F DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH DA,, DEPARTMENT OF REVE-
F IS BARRED. NUE; UNKNOWN TENANT NO.
F THE DATE OF FIRST PUBLICA- 1; UNKNOWN. TENANT NO. 2;
-F TION OF. THIS NOTICE IS and ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES
F NOVEMBER 29, 2011. CLAIMING INTERESTS BY,
N Attorney for Personal Representa- THROUGH, UNDER OR
tive: AGAINST A NAMED DEFEND-
it Kyle E. Petteway ANT TO THIS:ACTION, OR HAV-
ir 23349 Northwest CR 236, Suite 10 ING OR CLAIMING TO HAVE
te High Springs, Florida 32643 ANY RIGHT, TITLE OR INTER-
rt (386) 454-1298 EST IN THE PROPERTY HEREIN
E Florida Bar I.D. 0062316 DESCRIBED, are Defendants, I will
" Personal Representative: sell to the highest and best bidder for
Donald McDiarmid cash at on the Courthouse Steps of
334 SW Elim Church Rd. the Columbia County Courthouse,
T Ft. White, Florida 32038 -145 N. Hernando Street, Lake City,
F Florida 32055 at Columbia County,
E 05529234 Florida at 11:00 a.m. on the 7th day
November 29, 2011 of March, 2012, the following de-
E December 6, 2011 scribed property as set forth in said
E, Order or Final Judgment, to wit:.
2) NOTICE OF CHANGE OF VENUE THE SOUTH 90 FEET OF LOT 4,
E" PUBLIC MEETINGS OF THE OF BLOCK 1, ODOM'S SPRING
H NORTH FLORIDA BROADBAND BROOK ADDITION, A SUBDIVI-
AUTHORITY ,I .. ,,,SION IN LAKE CITY, FLORIDA,
is The Ndith Florida Broadband Au- ACCORDING TO THE PLAT OF
thority ("NFBA") announces a CORRECTION OF FILE IN THE
a- change of venue for the meetings of OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF THE
the NFBA Transition Committee that CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR
all interested persons are invited to COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA,
attend. The NFBA is a legal entity IN PLAT BOOK 3, PAGE 34.
and public body created pursuant to ANY PERSON, CLAIMING AN IN-
the provisions of Section 163.01, TEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM
Florida Statutes, and an Interlocal THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER
Agreement among Baker, Bradford, THAT THE PROPERTY OWNER
Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamil- AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS
ton, Jefferson, Lafayette, Levy, Mad- PENDENS MUST FILE A.CLAIM
ison, Putnam, Suwannee, Taylor, WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE-
Union and Wakulla Counties and SALE.
municipalities of Cedar Key, Cross In accordance with the Americans
City, Lake City, Live Oak, Monticel- Disabilities Act of 1990, persons
lo, Perry, White Springs and Wor- needing a special accommodation to
thington Springsl Florida. The participate in this proceeding should
NFBA will hold the following public contact the Clerk of the Court not
oN meetings: p later than five business days prior to
f The meetings previously advertised the proceeding at the Columbia
yand intended to be held at 10:00 a.m. County Courthouse. Telephone 904-
'n on Wednesday, November 30, De- 758-1041 or 1-800-955-8770 via
e cember 7, 21, 28 2011 and January 4 Florida Relay Service. '
d- and 11, 2012 at the Suwannee River DATED at Lake City, Florida, on
es Water Management District, Suwan- November 18 ,2011.
se nee Room, 9225 County Road 49, P.DEWITT CASON
I Live Oak, Florida 32060.have been As Clerk Circuit Court
- MOVED to the Lake City City Hall, By:/s/ B. Scippio
y 205 NE Marion Ave, Lake City, FL As Deputy Clerk
n- The NFBA Board of Directors meet-
es ing will be held to conduct general 05529058
e- business of the NFBA. The follow- November 29, 2011
ing previously scheduled public December 06, 2011
# meeting will remain the same: If a______NO
person decides to appeal any deci- NOTICE
- sion made by the NFBA with respect TO: LEWIS GRIGSBY, JR., AL-
ia to any-matter considered at the meet- LEGED FATHER OF A MALE
at ing, such person will need a record CHILD BORN UNTO MARGARET'
of the proceedings and may-need'to BAILEY ON MARCH 28, 2995.
ensure that a verbatim record is (JUVENILE CASE NO: l1-JA-95-
ll made, including the testimony and OA)
d- evidence upon which the appeal ispto Pursuant to Chapter 49, Article 6,
e be made. In accordance with the Section 1 of the Code of West Vir-
ic Americans with Disabilities Act, per- ginia, notice ishereby given to you
b- sons needing special accommodation that a petition has been filed in the
n- or an interpreter to participate in this Circuit Court of Mercer County,
e proceeding or have any questions West Virginia, alleging that your
N please contact Faith Doyle, Clerk to children are neglected and/or abused
d ,the NFBA Board at (321) 246-0059 children, which proceedings can re-
o at least two (2) business days prior to suit in the permanent termination of
f the date of the meeting. parental rights.
Iesmte a ee ceue o
To place your
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A2Z of Lake City, Inc. Avail.
Dec 1. Prof. House Cleaning Svcs.
Employees: Fingerprinted, Drug
screen & Bonded. 386-752-5655
November 29, 2011
We will sell the following units at
Community Self Storage 814 SW
State Road 247/Branford Hwy.,
December 09, 2011 at 1:00 PM
WE SELL FOR CASH ONLY
JAN BENSON (2 units)
WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO N
REFUSE ALL BIDS.
Cash only, 10% Buyers premium,
Jerry Duncan #AU527
November 22, 29, 2011
In Print and On Line
This matter has been scheduled for a
hearing on the 30th day of January,
2012 at 10:00 a.m. before the Hono-
rable Omar J. Aboulhosn, Chief
Judge of the Circuit Court, at the
Mercer County Courthouse Annex,
Princeton, West Virginia 24740.
You are hereby notified that you may
be present at such hearing and de-
fend your rights. If you cannot afford
counsel, counsel will be appointed
for you. An attorney, Natalie Hager,
Harvey & Janutolo, 1605 Honaker
Avenue, Princeton, West Virginia,
24740 (Telephone: 304-487-3788)
has been appointed to represent the
alleged Father, Lewis Grigsby, Jr.
DATED: November 2,2011.
CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT
MERCER COUNTY, WEST VIR-
HER DEPUTY CLERK
November 22, 29, 2011
020 Lost & Found
Best friend Lost
Know where he is?
FOUND: Mini Poodle.
89th Rd and-216th Street
HE IS HOME NOW!!
High volume Medical facility
seeking an Insurance Verifier.
Duties include Verify insurance
for limits and parameters of
policy, data entry, gather
appropriate documentation, fill
out necessary forms and submit
High school graduate, with a
min. of 1 year medical insurance
Please send resume to
da.com or fax to 386-628-9231.
Director of Allied Health
Programs (RN) wanted at North
Florida Community College.
See www.nfcc.edu for details.
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Take ADvantage of the
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, THIRD
JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR
COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA
CASE NO: 11-371-CA
Judge Paul S. Bryan
COLUMBIA PLANTATION COM-
A Florida corporation,
MARTIN J. MARTINEZ, DINORA
D. MARTINEZ, and BANK OF
NOTICE OF JUDICIAL SALE BY
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that
pursuant to an Order or Final Judg-
ment entered in the above-styled
cause now pending in said court, that
I will sell to the highest and best bid-
der for cash on the third floor of the
Columbia County Courthouse, 173
N.E. Hernando Avenue, Lake City,
Florida 32055, at 11:00 o'clock, a.m.
on December 14, 2011, the following
property described in Exhibit "A" at-
Wayne Chance, Inc.
Professional Land Surveyors
818 NW 18th Street Suite 86
Gainesville, FL 32609. *
(352)336-0900 Fax: (352)336-0012
Tustenugee Plantations Unit I
A part of Section 18, Township 6
South, Range 17 East Columbia
County, Florida; Being more particu-
larly described as follows:
Commence at a railroad spike at the
Northeast comer of said Section 18
and run thence S. 89"49'17" W.,
along the north boundary thereof,
1300.56 feet, thence S. 00'27'15" E,
662.15 feet to the POINT OF BE-
GINNING; thence continue S.
00'27'15" E.; 662.15 feet, thence S
89"49'17" W,, 657.94 feet, thence N.
00'27'15" W., 662.15 feet thence N.
89'49'17" E.,- 657.94 feet to the
P.O.B.; Subject to an easement along
the east and south boundary.
Containing 10.001 acres more or
Tustenugee Plantation Unit 1
60 foot ingress /egtess easement
A strip of land 60 feet wide lyindg 30.
feet each side of the following de-
Commence at a railroad spike at the
Northeast comer Section 18, Town-
ship 6 South, Range 17 East, Colum-.
bia.County, Florida and run thence S.
00'51'43" E., along the east line of
'said Section and along the centerline.
of Tustenugee Avenue, 0000-00 feet,
thence S. 89'08'17" W., 40.00 feet to
the west right-of-way line of Tuste-
nugee Avenue and the POINT OF
BEGINNING of .said centerline,
thence continue S 8908'17" W.,
612.00 feet, thence S. 89'49'17" W.,
657,94 feet to reference point "A",
thence continue S. 89'49'17" W.,
1315.88 feet to reference point "B",
thence continue S. 89'49'17" W.,
1315.88 feet to reference point "C",
thence continue S 89'49'17" W.,
657.94 feet to the Point of Termina-
tion. ALSO: Begin at reference point
"A". and run N. 00'27'15" W.,
662.15 feet to the center of a cul-de-
sac having a radius of 50 feet and the
Point Of Termination. ALSO: Begin
at reference point "A" and run S.
00'27'15" E., 662.15 feet to the cen-
ter of a cul-de-sac having a radius of
50 feet and the Point Of Termina-
tion. ALSO: Begin at reference point
"B" and run N. 00"27'15" W.,
662.15 feet to the center of a cul-de-
sac having a radius of 50 feet and the
Point Of Termination. ALSO: Begin,
at reference point "B" and run S.
00"27'15" E., 662.15 feet to the cen-
ter of a cl-de-sac having a 50 foot ra-
dius and the Point Of Termination.
ALSO: Begin at reference point "C"
and run N. 00'27'15" W., 662.15
feet to the center of a cul-de-sac hav-
ing a 50 foot radius and the Point Of
Termination. ALSO: Begin at refer-
ence point "C" and run S. 00'27'15"
E., 662.15 feet to the center of a cul-
de-sac having a radius of 50 feet and
the Point Of Termination
Said sale will be made pursuant to
and in, order to satisfy the terms of
said Summary Final Judgment of
Foreclosure. Any person claiming an
interest in the surplus from the sale,
if any, other that the property owner
as of the date of the lIs pendens must
file a claim within 60 days after the
Dated: November 16, 2011
P. DEWITT CASON, Clerk of Court
By:/s/ B. SCIPPIO
November 22,29, 2011 .
Sales Position available for
motivated individual Rountree -
Moore Toyota, Great benefits, paid
training/vacation. Exp. a plus but
not necessary. Call Anthony
STYLIST NEEDED at
Call fpr info.
LEARN TO DRAW BLOOD
offered in Lake City, FLA
240 Schools &
Interested in a Medical Career?
Express Training offers
-courses for beginners & exp
Nursing Assistant, $479
Phlebotomy national certifica-
tion, $800 next, class-l11/28/11
Fees incl. books, supplies, exam
fees. Call 386-755-4401 or
310 Pets & Supplies
Florida Law 828.29 requires dogs
and cats being sold to be at least 8
weeks old and have a health
certificate froni a licensed
veterinarian documenting they
have mandatory shots and are
free from intestinal and external
, parasites. Many species of wild-
life must be licensed by Florida
Fish and Wildlife. If you are.
unsure, contact the local
office for information.
420 Wanted tb Buy
We Buy Pine Hardwood &
Cypress. Large or small tracts.
Wanted Junk Cars, Trucks; Vans.
$275 & up CASH! Free Pick Up!
NO title needed !386-878-9260
After 5pm 386- 752-3648.
430 Garage Sales ,
All Yard Sale Ads
Must be Pre-Paid.
2- Ten Eighty Quarter Pike
Skate Ramps in fair/good
condition. $200.00 for both OBO.
American Heritage Mahogany
Pool Table Perfect Christmas Gift.
regulation size, w/overhead bil- "
liard lights. Racks, balls, cover.
3/4" slate. $1000. Firm 365-5099
Complete HO Train
Layout in time
47x40. 5 Disc CD player/stereo
$45.00 for all obo. 386-752-6669
GUNSHOW: 12/03 & 12/04
@ The Columbia County
Fairgrounds, Hwy 247 Lake City.
Sat 9am 4pm, Sun 9am-3pm.
450 Good Things
The Nut Cracker, Robert Taylor
Buy, sell, crack & shell pecans
2738 CR 252 W, Lake City 32024
'Pinemount Rd/CR 252 Taylorville
386-963-4138 or 961-1420
The Pecan House in Ellisville
We buy, sell & crack Pecans.
Several good Varieties.
Firewood for Sale. $65. per Truck
Load. Joey 965-0288
if no answer pls leave message
we will call you back.
630 Mobile Homes
630 for Rent
2 & 3 br/lba Mobile Homes for
Rent. CH/A includes water, sewer,
garbage. $475./$525. mo. 1st &
last mo + $300 dep. 386-961-8466
LAKE CITY REPORTER CLASSIFIED TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2011
Classified Department: 755-5449
630 Mobile Homes
2&3 BR MH. $395 $650. mo.
plus deposit. Water & sewer fur-
nished. Cannon Creek MHP
$550. mo: Free Water.
2br/2ba $500 mo. new flooring,
fresh paint. ,Also, Resd'l RV lots.
Btwn Lake City & G'ville. Access
to 1-75 & 441 (352)317-1326
LIKE NEW DW 3br/2ba. CH/A,
on 1 ac lot. 10 min. south of Lake
City. Pet on approval. $750 mo.
plus elec. & dep. 386-758-2408
Mobile Homes for rent in
White Springs, & Ft. White.
64 Mobile Homes
Palm Harbor Homes
4/2 From 499 Mo Loaded
3/2 From 399 Mo Loaded
Homes on Your Lot 0 Down
All 2011's Must Go!
All Homes at Dead cost! Save up
To $10,000. North Pointe Homes
Land and Home Packages
for Mobile homes and modular
homes. No Money down if you
own your land. 100 mild radius.
North Pointe Homes, Gainesville
We Need Used Mobile Homes!
Will buy or trade. Top Dollar Paid.
North Point Homes.
REDUCED! 3/2 MH on 1 acre in
nice sub. paved rd. metal roof.
Completely remodeled. new every-
thing! Only $39,000 386-249-1640
650 Mobile Home
Nice 1620sf 3br/2ba DW on 4
wooded acres, owner finance avail.
$119,900 Brenda Forrester,
Forrester Realty 352-339-6069
Owner Finance, 3/2, on 2.5 acres,
Mayo area, small down/$650 mo,
386-590-0642 or 386-867-1833
710 Unfurnished Apt.
0 For Rent
SPRING HILL VILLAGE
Excellent High Springs location.
1, 2 & 3 bedroom floor-plans;
some with garages.
or visit our website:
5 minutes from VA hospital and
Timco. Call for details.-
Duplex w/garage spacious, 2/1,
1300 sq ft, W/D hook up, CH/A,
$650 month & bckgrnd chk,
386-697-3248 or 352-377-7652
Fall Special! 1/2 Price First
Month. Updated Apt, w/tile
floors/fresh paint. Great area.
From $395.+sec. 386-752-9626
Large & clean. lbr/lba apt.
CH/A lg walk in closet. Close to
town. $395. mo and $350. dep.
Move in Special from $199-$399.
1, 2 & 3 br apartments. Also, 2/br
MH close to town. Incl water.
NICE Apt Downtown. Remodeled
1 bedroom. Kitchen, dining, living
room. $450. mo plus sec.
386-362-8075 or 386-754-2951
Nice, Large 2 br Apt.
In town. Close to shopping.
$485 mo + $485 dep.
SPACIOUS 3BR/2BA in
Gatorwood S/D. Washer/dryer
hook up, clean. $650. 1st, last +
The Lakes Apts. Studios & 1Br's
from $125/wk. Util. & cable incl.;
Sec 8 vouchers accepted, monthly
rates avail Call 386-752-2741
X-CLBAN 1700 sf SECOND
story 2/2; deck, quiet private
acre 8 mi nw of VA. No dogs.
$600 mo + dep 386-961-9181
by Arthur Rutenberg
Monte Carlo SS
Maroon on maroon,
one owner, non-smoker,
84,000 orig. mi., never
wrecked, solid body.
720 Furnished Apts.
/ U For Rent
Rooms for Rent. Hillcrest, Sands,
Columbia. All furnished. Electric,
cable, fridge, microwave. Weekly
or monthly rates. 1 person $135,
2 persons $150. weekly
730 Home For Rent
lbr/lba Free ele. Utilities incl. 4mi
S. Lake City. $300dep. $375mo.
386-590-0642 or 386-867-1833
3 BR 2 1/2 BA Country Home
Pool 6 miles So of Col City
$1375 mo First/Last/$500 dep
386-755-4050 or 752-2828
/ TOWNHOUSE 2br plus
bonus room. w/1.5 bath.
Quail Heights CC. $750. mo plus
$250 damage dep. 386-752-8553
3BR/1BA w/CH/A, Located in the
country. Credit check required.
$500. mo. $500 Deposit
3BR/2BA CB home Carport hard-,
wood floors. CH/A Fenced yard.
Good area. $700 mo plus security.
386-752-0118 or 623-1698
For lease-beautiful Callaway sub.
home brick, 3bd/2bath/2car w/LG
fenced yard, built 2007. $1275.
For lease-Lakewood sub. LG
brick, 2600 sq. ft. 4bd/2.5 ba/2car
Lg lot by Lake Jeffrey. $1275.m
+last+sec. Bruce 386-365-3865
Shared brick home w/separate
quarters already rented to college
student. Nice area near Lake. LR,
DR, Kitchen, 2br/lba, carport,
washer/dryer. C/H/Air all for your
exclusive use. $600/mo. Share
SWMH 2/2 in Wellborn,
$600 mo, and
386-365-1243 or 965-7534
750 Business &
5 Office Rentals
OFFICE SPACE for Lease
576 sq' $450/mth
900 sq' $600/mth
3568 sq 3 $2973/mth
8300 sqj $5533/mth
also Bank Building
Tom Eagle, GRI
(386) 961-1086 DCA Realtor
For Lease: E Baya Ave. Two -
1000 sqft office space units or
combined for 2000 sqft. 386-984-
0622 or weekends 386-497-4762
Midtown Commercial Center,.
brand new executive front suite &
Call Vicki or Joe 386-935-2832.
Zoned Comm'l orResd'l. 5br/3ba
home or professional office.
$1000. mo. w/1 yr. lease.
Contact 386-752-9144 or
386-755-2235 or 386-397-3500
805 Lots for Sale
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80 Farms &
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CR-18 and 81stAve. Asking Price
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820 Farms &
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950 Cars for Sale .
1997 LINCOLN Towncar
Under 40,000 miles. Very Good
2003 Allegro 30DA. Workhorse
Chassis. 18000 miles, garage kept.
Excellent cond. w/many extras
99 Coleman Fleetwood Pop-up
camper, Sleeps 8. 2 king size beds,
fridge, stove & AC/he at. Good
shape. $3,000. 386-755-9559
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