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By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comKaylie Grace Spradley is a perky 11-month-old girl whose main focus is pulling herself up on items as she attempts to walk. Sometimes she utters the words mama and dada. Shes only weeks away from celebrating her first birthday as a normal child with normal medical concerns. However, her parents Keith and Betsy Spradley, can vividly remember days last year when their daughters life and happiness was in doubt. Kaylie was born premature at 32 weeks on April 28, 2011 at North Florida Regional Medical Center. She weighed only 3 pounds, 14 ounces and was 17 inches long. Although premature, her lungs were developed enough for her to breath. However she had other medical problems and had to be kept in an incubator for 22 days to keep her body temperature regulated. They (doctors) didnt like for us to hold Kaylie because of her body temperature dropping so much, Keith Spradley said. That was tough... Just sitting there staring at your baby in a box wears on you. When Kaylie was one week old, she was rushed to Shands at the University of Florida in Gainesville because she was throwing up green bile. Doctors diagnosed her with a stage 1 necrotizing enterocolitis, a bowel obstruction common to premature infants. She remained at Shands in the Level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) for four days where she had a tube down her throat and a PICC line, offering intravenous access. Sometimes she would stop breathing and her heart rate would become too slow. Contributions from the local March of Dimes helped make a significant contribution to Kaylies health. She now weighs 19 pounds, 6 ounces. This weekend the March of Dimes will give residents an opportunity to help other babies in need during the organizations annual walk-a-thon fundraiser. Kaylie is an ambassador for this weekends fundraiser. The 2012 March of Dimes March For Babies is Saturday in Olustee Park in downtown Lake City. Money raised during the walk supports community programs that help mothers have healthy, full-term Vol. 138 No. 57 CALL US: (386) 752-1293 SUBSCRIBE TO THE REPORTER: Voice: 755-5445 Fax: 752-9400 Opinion ................ 4A People .................. 2A Faith & Values ............ 6A Advice & Comics ......... 7B Puzzles ................. 6BTODAY IN PEOPLEGrey turns 80 in styleCOMING SUNDAYLocal news roundup78 50Partly CloudyWEATHER, 2A MARCH continued on 3ALake City ReporterFRIDAY, APRIL 13 & SATURDAY, APRIL 14, 2012 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | 75 LAKECITYREPORTER.COM WEEKEND EDITION LoveloudA Wellborn-based alternative rock/group, Loveloud is the final performance in this seasons FGC Entertainment series. The group, most recently seen on the Warped Tour, perform on April 14th at Florida Gateway College. For more information or for tickets, call (386) 7544340 or visit www.fgcentertainment.com.Toxic roundupThe Columbia County Toxic Roundup will be Saturday, April 14 at the Columbia County Fairgrounds from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Safely dispose of your household hazardous wastes, including old paint, used oil, pesticides and insecticides. The process is quick, easy and free of charge to residents. There is a small fee for businesses. Help keep our environment safe! For information call Columbia County landfill at (386)752-6050. March for BabiesThe March of Dimes March for Babies will be April 14 at Olustee Park in downtown Lake City. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and walk begins at 9 a.m. Entertainment and food will begin at 10 a.m. Project StarrMartin Orthodontics presents the second annual Project Starr Saturday, April 14 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 701 SW State Road 47 in Lake City. Bring your pet, have your picture taken and receive a free 4 by 6 photo. Dr. Celia Martin will make a donation to the Lake City Humane Society and other pet rescue groups for every picture taken. For information call 755-1001. Club House tourThe community is invited to tour The Club House on Hernando Avenue, Saturday April 14 from 2 to 4 p.m. The Garden Club and Womens Club have renovated the kitchen, front porch, windows, vinyl siding and the garden of this 80 year old historical house. Refreshments will be served. The opportunity to purchase a memory brick will also be available. Personalized bricks can be purchased for $50 or $100.Golf tournament The Lake City Lions Club 36th Annual Golf Tournament will be April 14 with a 9 a.m. shotgun start at the Country Club at Lake City. Entry fee is $65 per person which includes golf, refreshments on the course, lunch and special events. Sponsors package includes hole sign and entry fee for $125. Casual attire, friendly people, good food and fun. For more information call 7522266. COURTESY PHOTOKaylie Spradley at 8 and a half months old in a photo taken Jan. 12.Marching for Healthy BabiesCOURTESY PHOTOKaylie Spradley rests in an incubator at Shands at the University of Florida in Gainesville a week after being born premature. She spent 22 days in the incubator because she had problems maintaining her body temperature.Hairraising effortsAt-large seats studied by panelUnited Ways local impact totals $1,075,973.By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comFew, if any men, want to lose most of their hair at one time. But if losing his hair, in a public meeting, with a pair of pink hair clippers, in front of close to 100 people meant the United Way of Suwannee Valley met its challenge goal, then Mike McKee, United Way president took the buzz cut as a good sport. United Way of Suwannee Valley held its 2012 Royal Awards Banquet and annual meeting Thursday night at Florida Gateway College Howard Conference Center, chronicling the organiza-By HANNAH O. BROWNhbrown@lakecityreporter.comThe Columbia County Charter Review Commission passed a motion to vote on move two at-large county commission seats at the next meeting with further legal analysis provided. The amendment was opposed by Glynnell Presley, who claimed the addition of two at-large seats would dilute the strength of minority voices on the commission. Charter member Bettye Lane expressed concern over the amount of familiarity the at-large positions would have with the needs of individual districts. Its a matter of familiarity and common concerns, she said. Charter member Jack Berry encouraged the amendment to be pushed County Line Fire surroundedOfficials unsure of containment lines security.By HANNAH O. BROWNhbrown@lakecityreporter.comFire officials have boxed in the County Line Fire with 45.5 miles of containment lines completely around its perimeter, Southern Area Type 2 Incident Management Team public information officer Bonnie Strawser said Thursday. Although the fire has been surrounded with containment lines, officials do not have a high confidence level about the security of all of those lines, Strawser said. Just because we have containment lines, doesnt mean the fire is contained, Strawser said. Strawser estimated that 25 percent of containment lines were solid, meaning a wide area has been cleared of dry vegetation that would feed the fire. Strawser explained that the approach fire officials utilize is to take fuel out of the fires path in an effort to keep it from spreading. A major part of the acreage included in the fire, which has now grown to over 35,000 acres, is composed of land that has undergone strategic burning. The purpose of strategic burns is to eliminate or reduce as much fuel as possible between a stable point, such as a road, and the fire. The whole idea is to burn with small fires to prevent a big fire, Strawser said. Fire officials also plow the soil to reinforce containment lines. Strawser said that it was not possible to conduct a direct, face-to-face attack because there are no roads in the area where the fire is predominately located and the ground is wet and will not support much weight. Itll carry a fire but it wont carry a tractor, Strawser said. According to Strawser, the most recent strategic burn was done on swamp lands. It was a spotty fire at best, Strawser said. Its still a line but theres still lots of fuel. According to Operations Section Chief Pete Kubiak, the next method of fire containment will be the use of chemically-filled FIRE continued on 3A PANEL continued on 3ATONY BRITT/Lake City ReporterChristine Douglas, a stylist with Floyds Barbershop, watches as Mike McKee, United Way outgoing president, closes his eyes to avoid his falling hair. McKee said he would have his hair shaved if the United Way met its 2009 contributions levels.HAIR continued on 7A
An exclusive service brought to our readers by The Weather Channel. CORRECTION The Lake City Reporter corrects errors of fact in news items. If you have a concern, question or suggestion, please call the space. And thanks for reading.PEOPLE IN THE NEWS Daily Scripture Celebrity Birthdays Actor Lyle Waggoner is 77. Actor Paul Sorvino is 73. Movie-TV composer Bill Conti is 70. Singer Al Green is 66. Actor Ron Perlman is 62. Singer Peabo Bryson is 61. Bandleader/rock musician Max Weinberg is 61. Chess grandmaster Garry Kasparov is 49. Actress-comedian Caroline Rhea is 48. Actor Ricky Schroder is 42.AROUND FLORIDA Prosecutor: Zimmerman ignored backing off SANFORD After weeks in hiding, George Zimmerman made his first courtroom appearance Thursday in the shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, and prosecutors outlined their murder case in court papers, saying the neighborhood watch volunteer followed and confronted the black teenager after a police dispatcher told him to back off. The brief outline, contained in an affidavit filed in support of the seconddegree murder charges, appeared to contradict Zimmermans claim that Martin attacked him after he had turned away and was returning to his vehicle. In the affidavit, prosecutors also said that Martins mother identified cries for help heard in the background of a 911 call as her sons. There had been some question as to whether Martin or Zimmerman was the one crying out. The account of the shooting was released as Zimmerman, 28, appeared at a four-minute hearing in a jailhouse courtroom, setting in motion what could be a long, drawn-out process, or an abrupt and disappointingly short one for the Martin family because of the strong legal protections contained in Floridas stand your ground law on self-defense. During the hearing, Zimmerman stood up straight, held his head high and wore a gray jail jumpsuit. He spoke only to answer Yes, sir twice after he was asked basic questions from the judge, who was not in the courtroom but on closedcircuit TV. The defendants hair was shaved down to stubble and he had a thin goatee. His hands were shackled in front of him.State courts struggling with juvenile sentencesTALLAHASSEE A Florida appeals court panel said Thursday that 80 years is too long to keep a juvenile locked up for a nonhomicide crime. However, the three-judge panel of the states 1st District Court of Appeal also said uncertainty will continue over compliance with a U.S. Supreme Court opinion that rejected absolute life sentences for juveniles who havent killed anyone until a higher court or the Florida Legislature addresses the issue. The judges struck down an 80-year sentence for an inmate who committed armed robberies when he was 17. A term that long is the functional equivalent of life without parole, the appellate judges wrote as they sent the case back to a Pensacola trial court for resentencing. They also urged lawmakers to follow the high courts guidance and explore how to comply with its opinion.First Lady praises military families on stopJACKSONVILLE First Lady Michelle Obama is continuing her push to help military families. She stopped in Jacksonville on Thursday as part of the anniversary of her joining forces program, which aims to help veterans and their families. Mrs. Obama was joined at Naval Air Station Jacksonville by hundreds of high-school girls whose parents are in the military. The young women were given gift cards that they can use for their upcoming proms. (AP) Grey spends 80th birthday in styleNEW YORK Joel Grey partied into the night while celebrating his 80th birthday. The festivities began at curtain call at his Broadway show Anything Goes, when the cast wheeled out a big blue birthday cake. Then stage and screen legend Bernadette Peters came out to lead the audience in a few celebratory verses of Happy Birthday. Eighty is the new 60, Grey told the audience at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. Backstage, still in costume and makeup, Grey admitted being surprised by the gesture, and equally happy to see his old friend. Anytime I see Bernadette, its thrilling to me. I love her, Grey said. Grey also said that hes feeling better than ever, saying: Everything seems fresh and new and exciting to me. Later in the evening the celebrations continued with a party at the McKittrick Hotel, the home of the immersive, mask-filled, genre-bending Chelsea show Sleep No More. Grey held court at its bar and also toasted the 40th anniversary of the Oscarwinning Cabaret.Fosse classic Cabaret restored to original gloryLOS ANGELES It took a stray bit of dirt to scratch the perfection of Cabaret, and painstaking effort to return it to cinematic glory. The restored Cabaret, minus damage that had prevented a highdefinition version, earned the opening spot at the four-day TCM Classic Film Festival. Stars Liza Minnelli and Joel Grey were scheduled to attend Thursdays ceremony marking the musicals 40th anniversary. Minnelli, whose turn as cabaret singer Sally Bowles captured a best actress Academy Award and cemented her young stardom, said making Cabaret was a joyful secret, filmed in Munich and far away from meddling Los Angeles studio bosses. Director Bob Fosse got away with murder. We all did, Minnelli said in a recent phone call from New York. Shes on a concert tour, Confessions, based on her album of the same title.Dateline NBC series puts parental maxims to testNEW YORK Correspondent Natalie Morales ended up in tears when she put herself and her 8-yearold son through the same parenting test that Dateline NBC is subjecting others to for a series that starts Sunday. Using hidden cameras and actors, the network set up scenarios to see if kids really follow their parents instructions to avoid strangers, dont get into a car with a drunk driver or dont cheat. The results will probably depress you. Time and again, children gave their names and addresses to a stranger who had taken their picture and talked about putting them on TV. Promised free ice cream, they climbed into a van driven by an actor who could easily close the door on them and speed away. Parents watched it all on monitors nearby. I would have lost my money if I put a bet on it, one cringing parent said after watching a youngster climb into a car with an actor pretending to be drunk behind the wheel. For four consecutive Sunday nights, Dateline NBC will show the scenarios, which also test whether kids would cheat or discriminate if given the opportunity. (AP) Wednesday: 11-34-43-45-46-51 x2 Thursday: Afternoon: 8-3-3 Night: 3-6-7 Wednesday: 6-18-20-22-312A LAKE CITY REPORTER DAILY BRIEFING FRIDAY & SATURDAY, APRIL 13-14, 2012 Thursday: Afternoon: 3-0-3-3 Night: 3-8-7-2 HOW TO REACH USMain number ........ (386) 752-1293 Fax number .............. 752-9400 Circulation ............... 755-5445 Online ... www lakecityreporter com The Lake City Reporter, an affiliate of Community Newspapers Inc., is published Tuesday through Friday and Sunday at 180 E. Duval St., Lake City, Fla. 32055. Periodical postage paid at Lake City, Fla. Member Audit Bureau of Circulation and The Associated Press. 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From staff reportsTickets are selling out for the FGC Entertainment season finale, featuring Wellborn-based rock band Loveloud, this Saturday at Florida Gateway College. The Saturday night performance in the Levy Performing Arts Center serves as a reunion and farewell concert of sorts for the band, whose hard-hitting sounds and positive lyrics have landed them some unique opportunities in the few years theyve been together. Loveloud has performed alongside popular bands such as Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, A Rocket to the Moon and Downtown Fiction, and last year were included in the annual Warped Tour. But their most popular songs along with a few unreleased tracks will be on display Saturday night, beginning at 7:30 p.m. The show is sponsored by the Law Offices of Tommy Demas. Tickets can be purchased by calling (386) 754-4340 or by visiting www.fgcentertainment. com. Individual seats are $10 for general admission and $5 for FGC students, staff and faculty. This is the 10th and final concert of the inaugural season of FGC Entertainment, a series that has featured country music stars Easton Corbin and Diamond Rio, and other eclectic acts such as illusionist Jason Bishop and the Golden Dragon Acrobats. The lineup for the 2012-2013 series will be announced in the coming months. FRIDAY & SATURDAY, APRIL 13-14, 2012 LOCAL LAKE CITY REPORTER 3AMARCH: Raising money for babiesContinued From Page 1AFIRE: Lines in place, officials cautiousContd From Page 1APANEL: At-large seats proposedContinued From Page 1A LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL & STATE FRIDAY & SATURDAY, APRIL 13-14, 2012 1A3A ATTENTION COLUMBIA COUNTY RESIDENTS Aerosol Cans Antifreeze Batteries Computers Corrosives Diesel/Transmission Fluid Emergency Flares Fertilizers Fluorescent Lamps Gasoline Household Cleaners Household Electronics Insecticides Medications Oil Filters Paint & Paint Products Paint Thinners Pesticides Photographic Solutions Poisons Pool Chemicals Propane Tanks Televisions Used Oil If a container leaks, pack it in a larger container with an absorbent material such as cat litter or oil absorbent. Do not mix different or unknown materials together. Containers MUST be labeled. If you cannot identify the contents then label it unknown. Pack the containers in boxes with dividers. Explosives such as ammunition, dynamite and blasting agents. Reactives such as crystallized ethers, picric acid and sodium and phosphorus metals. Radioactive or infectious wastes.The Florida Department of Environmental Protection and the Columbia County Commission are sponsoring a project to collect, recycle, treat and properly dispose of these Household Hazardous Wastes.Saturday, April 14thColumbia County Fairgrounds, 9am-3pm CALL BILL LY CAN AT 386-752-6050 FOR MORE INFORMATION. N US 90 247 I-75 FAIRGROUNDS MARYETHEL LANE LAWN TRACTORLGT24K54$2,39995 24 Months equal payments. No interest until paid in full. No Trucks in Your Yard Saturday, April 14, 2012 A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGRISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF COMSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING1-800-435-7352, TOLL-FREE WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATIONBY THE STATE. Our Florida registration number is: CH569thanks to our local sponsorsThe walk starts at marchforbabies.org Sign up today! 386.755.0507 state corporate partnerMarch for Babies Chairs, Drs. Charles and Robin Hall Shands NICU Baby, Konlin Rhoden Registration Awards Party March for Babies Kickoff 8:00 AM 8:30 AM 9:00 AM Olustee Park 169 N. Marion Ave Lake City, FloridaPrinting donated in part by Print This And That. LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL & STATE FRIDAY & SATURDAY, APRIL 13-14, 2012 1A3A ATTENTION COLUMBIA COUNTY RESIDENTS Aerosol Cans Antifreeze Batteries Computers Corrosives Diesel/Transmission Fluid Emergency Flares Fertilizers Fluorescent Lamps Gasoline Household Cleaners Household Electronics Insecticides Medications Oil Filters Paint & Paint Products Paint Thinners Pesticides Photographic Solutions Poisons Pool Chemicals Propane Tanks Televisions Used Oil If a container leaks, pack it in a larger container with an absorbent material such as cat litter or oil absorbent. Do not mix different or unknown materials together. Containers MUST be labeled. If you cannot identify the contents then label it unknown. Pack the containers in boxes with dividers. Explosives such as ammunition, dynamite and blasting agents. Reactives such as crystallized ethers, picric acid and sodium and phosphorus metals. Radioactive or infectious wastes.The Florida Department of Environmental Protection and the Columbia County Commission are sponsoring a project to collect, recycle, treat and properly dispose of these Household Hazardous Wastes.Saturday, April 14thColumbia County Fairgrounds, 9am-3pm CALL BILL LY CAN AT 386-752-6050 FOR MORE INFORMATION. NUS 90 247 I-75 FAIRGROUNDS MARYETHEL LANE LAWN TRACTORLGT24K54$2,39995 24 Months equal payments. No interest until paid in full. No Trucks in Your Yard Saturday, April 14, 2012 A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGRISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF COMSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING1-800-435-7352, TOLL-FREE WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATIONBY THE STATE. Our Florida registration number is: CH569thanks to our local sponsorsThe walk starts at marchforbabies.org Sign up today! 386.755.0507 state corporate partnerMarch for Babies Chairs, Drs. Charles and Robin Hall Shands NICU Baby, Konlin Rhoden Registration Awards Party March for Babies Kickoff 8:00 AM 8:30 AM 9:00 AM Olustee Park 169 N. Marion Ave Lake City, FloridaPrinting donated in part by Print This And That. pregnancies and it funds research to find answers to the problems that threaten babies. Registration begins at 8 a.m. There is an awards party scheduled for 8:30 a.m. and the walk starts at 9 a.m. Beginning at 10 a.m. there will be food and entertainment in the park. Local chairs for the march are doctors Chuck and Robin Hall. Kathy McCallister, March of Dimes Suwannee Valley Community Director, said the walk will be a 5-mile trek through the downtown area. McCallister said 56 teams have registered to take part in the event and she anticipates at least 250 people participating. Last years fundraiser goal was $85,000 and our goal this year is $100,000, McCallister said. We are still looking for teams. Teams can register online at www.marchforbabies.org. We are anticipat ing a huge turnout and anticipating well go over our fundraising goal, McCallister said. Spradley encouraged people to take part in the fundraiser. We were going to walk, take part and try to raise money just because we had a premature baby, he said. Its important to take part in an event like this because you never know when it will happen to you or one of your family members. Its scary when it does happen to you. As much research as they can do, its great that theres an organization where the money goes to help these babies get home faster or save a babys life. plastic spheres dropped from a helicopter into the interior of the fire. The spheres, called ping pong balls are one-half inch in diameter. They are filled with antifreeze and potassium permanganate by a machine that quickly drops the balls from the air. Within 10 to 30 seconds the balls ignite, consuming any lingering fuel on the ground. The number of spheres dropped depends on the reaction of the fire as well as the conditions of the weather. We can run several thousand, Kubiak said. It depends on how much fire we need, it might only take a dozen. Kubiak said the intensity of the fire created can be managed by the spacing of the spheres. According to Kubiak, this operation is fairly commonly used for prescribed burning, controlled fires which are used to prevent out of control wildfires from occurring. We are very familiar with this operation, he said. HANNAH O. BROWN/ Lake City ReporterCarrying the Torch Over 200 Special Olympics athletes and local law enforcement officials from the Department of Agriculture, Lake City Police Department, Department of Corrections, Columbia County Sheriffs Office, Federal Wildlife Commission, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement and Florida Highway Patrol walk or run down Hilton St. to show support for the 2012 Law Enforcement Run for Special Olympics Florida on Thursday. The Special Olympics offers over 200 competitions every year statewide. The culmination of the torch run occurs at the State Summer Games on May 18th and 19th at Disneys Wide World of Sports. forward. I think we ought to have it on the ballot so that people can decide what they want, Berry said. An amendment that would take out the current appeals process for the termination and appointment of department heads by the county manager was also moved forward on Thursday night. Currently, the county manager retains the right to terminate department heads. Terminated individuals are subsequently given the right to appeal the county managers decision. Berry proposed that the appellate process be taken out so as to keep the politics of the board of the County Commission out of an appeal for reinstatement. Charter member Nathan Morgan motioned to take out the appellate process in that procedure. The amendment was pushed forward 10 to 2. The Commission also discussed the possibility of changing the county attorney position to a non-elected post. A motion was passed to have legal representatives of the charter develop legally suitable options for this amendment to present to the board at the next meeting. The commission will revisit all passed motions at the next meeting April 26. If the motions continue to move forward, they will end up at one of three public hearing dates which have yet to be officially scheduled. 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T he District of Columbia on Friday completed the first phase of testing for its $1.5 billion streetcar project. The nations capital joins big cities like Los Angeles in advancing the revival of a transportation option that has been obsolete for more than half a century. The Obama admin istration is spearheading the effort to turn back the clock. If $1.5 billion seems like a lot its an entire years income-tax revenue for the city Washington bureaucrats have a ready answer. A January 2012 study commissioned by the city concluded the 19th-century-style trolley service strengthens real-estate values by adding $5 bil lion to $7 billion to the value of existing property and sparking an additional $5 billion to $8 bil lion in new development in the 10 years after completion. But wait, theres more. Operating electric trains in the middle of busy city streets will draw an additional 6,300 to 7,700 jobs to the District. Its a perpetual-motion machine of prosperity, and Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood wants more of it. Two years ago, he loosened funding rules so light-rail and trolley projects would have an easier time bypassing pesky cost-ben efit analyses. Measuring only cost and how fast a project can move the most people the great est distance simply misses the boat, Mr. LaHood wrote on his Fast Lane blog on Jan. 14, 2010. On Easter Sunday, Mr. LaHood blogged triumphantly over a 5 percent bump in tran sit ridership for the month of February, saying, If we build it, riders will come. Objective measurements suggest thats simply not the case. According to the Census Bureau, the num ber of people commuting to work on public transportation dropped from 12.6 percent in 1960 to 5 percent today. The per centage of the population that depends on the automobile for this task has remained essen tially unchanged since the 1970s despite the hundreds of billions of dollars spent by state and fed eral authorities on transit. Almost as many people work from home 4.3 percent as take the bus or subway to work. The number who take a streetcar or trolley is an almost unmeasurable 0.1 percent, but not because the systems are unavailable. Last year, the Cascade Policy Institute surveyed five major events in Portland, Ore., to count how many in the liberal stronghold took advantage of the tram or train. A mere 8 percent hopped on the trolley on the way to the circus. About 80 percent of the environmentally conscious attendees of a green building show at the Expo Center used internal-combustion machines to get there. Light rail account ed for just 2.2 percent of trips to the shopping center on the Friday before Thanksgiving. The folly of trolleys goes far beyond the massive debt they create. Mixing a rail system with automobile and pedestrian traffic is a recipe for accidents. Houstons Wham Bam Tram caused 245 accidents between 2004 and 2009. Still, public officials remain infatuated with the idea of get ting other people out of their automobiles so the government can decide when and where they can travel. In these tight budgetary times, such old-fashioned transit boondoggles should be the first to go. Astreetcarnameddebt ONE OPINION ANOTHER VIEW I want to win the PGA Masters golf tournament.B ubba Watson is a well-liked young man from Baghdad, Florida, who won the PGA Masters this last Sunday. Overjoyed and emotional, he was congratulat-ed and hugged by lots of caring family and friends. I bet that Bubbas road to this incredible accomplishment began with a tiny spark, like playing his first putt-putt golf, or seeing his dad or personal hero make a great shot. I think most great interests and accomplishments begin with a tiny spark, a dream, or a special event in your life. Do you remember a childhood dream? Is there something now that you would like to do, have, or be? Its easy to be discouraged by others, who may have told you that your goals and dreams are unrealistic. Maybe a par-ent said, Youve got your head in the clouds? Did a friend discourage you? You may have torn down your own dreams, thinking them too lofty or unreachable. One day in 1991 I was driving my wife to work in Panama City when we passed a coun-seling center. I said, Thats what Id like to do: counsel troubled youth, and help them build happy, successful lives for themselves. My own child-hood was not very happy, and my life wasnt off to a good start. It took me many years to learn how to overcome my own demons and build a happy, successful life for myself. It occurred to me that having traveled that path myself, I might be able to help others along that journey. She said, Why dont you go in and apply? I replied, No, to do counseling you need a mas-ters degree and experience. But later that day I did apply. It turns out that in Florida you can do some beginning coun-seling with just a bachelors degree, under close supervi-sion from a licensed counselor. That supervision is the best education and preparation you can get, when you combine it with taking graduate courses in counseling and psychology. Just mentioning my interest led to the career of my dreams: counseling troubled youth and families, and eventually teaching psychology at Florida Gateway College. Thats just one of the minor changes in my life that have made a big differ-ence to me. What does it take to start the ball rolling? Follow a few basic principles, and watch for opportunities. You never know where trying something new will lead you. Life is long. If not now, when? If not you, then who? No one has found an absolute limit to what people can do. Why not use a little of my time, ability, and effort to try something new and dif-ferent? Can I afford the time, money, and effort? What can I do to get started? Keep your eyes and ears open. Nurture an interest in talking with others about their interests, hobbies, pastimes, and their careers. Does this spark a new interest of your own? Share your interests, your dreams, with someone. What would you like out of life that youre not getting now? What would your life be like if you explored a new interest? What is a tiny change you could make today? Big things happen with a series of tiny changes. Schedule that tiny change on your calen dar. Dont put it off. What will come from this? The sky is the limit. Look back over your life. What tiny change in your past made you what you are today? What tiny change can build the future you want? Share your changes by emailing me at email@example.com. Tiny changes huge results Y ouve probably seen the Citi credit-card commercial that has generated a lot of buzz. It opens with a womans say ing, My boyfriend and I were going on vacation. She appears to be in a clothing store and needs to get a few accessories. With her Citi card, of course. Then the scene changes. She picks out a new belt (its a rock-climbing harness) and some nylons (rock-climbing ropes). And what girl wouldnt need new shoes? she asks. (Yes, for rock-climbing, of course.) Then we watch as she hoists herself up to the tiny top of a huge rock formation we cant believe is real, with her guy fol-lowing. Natch. As we get dizzy watching her triumphantly stand on the little precipice, we hear her voiceover again: We talked about getting a diamond. But with all the thank you points Ive been earning, I flew us to the rock I really had in mind. In the background, we hear the lyrics Somebody left the gate open chime in. (From Into the Wild by LP.) It turns out the actors are real rock climbers, climbing a real rock formation near Moab, Utah. Its all very glorious. I cant stand the ad.In fact, it just about has me climbing the walls! This is a tough girl who eschews those silly feminine trappings of fashion for real power -high heels for high rocks. And that rock on the third finger of the left hand? Who needs it? Especially when she has all those handy-dandy thank you points instead. Well, let me offer this: Her Citi thank you points are not going to keep her warm at night. And they are not going to help her with the baby if she gets preg nant by the boyfriend she doesnt think she needs to marry. Or, rather, who doesnt think he needs to marry her. So whats to keep him from finding a younger, more attractive rock-climber? And Somebody left the gate open? I guess the gate was closed when a rock meant mar-riage, not hiking. I know, its just an ad. But it reflects a culture in which girls are more and more supposed to be tough, independent, aggres sively sexual and with no need for men or marriage. In fact, thats all seen as constraining. I flew us to the rock I really had in mind. Real women cre-ate their own destiny, with their own money, and they dont need to consult anyone. Not even someone they might con-descend to love. Whatever we want in our professional lives, most women want marriage, and children, and a man who will pursue them and, in some tangible way, care for them. Thats how we are built. Yes, I want my own daughters to rise to the tops of their professions. If they want to get to the top of precarious rock formations, too, thats great. But you can bet Im also clear that, of course, real-life women want men, and marriage, and family. And so my daughters had better be darn tough. Because increasingly in our cul-ture, it takes a strong woman to admit just that. 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Sometime ago I read a survey taken by someone. A group of adults were given a sheet of paper with this statement on it: When it comes to pray, I____________. They were to fill in the blank. The majority of the results fell into these categories: I dont pray enough, I dont know what to pray, I dont know if prayer does any good. I realize that this subject can be a little touchy to some, but God had laid it on me to teach the truth about His word. My prayer is that this will be received with the same, as it is sent, in love. It amazes me today that so many who stand up to pray, including some pastors, dont know what the Bible teaches us about prayer. So many have to make sure they get all the thees and thous in. We often try to be so proper we forget the simplicity of prayer. Jesus gave us the example of how to pray in Matthew 5:9-14: Our Father in heaven, hallowed be Your name. Your kingdom come, Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. And do not lead us into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one; for Yours is the kingdom and power and glory forever. Amen (NKJ). This is not the Lords Prayer, it is the example prayer, for Jesus said in this manner therefore pray. The Lords prayer is John Chapter 17. The example prayer tells us to pray to the Father, not to God, not to Lord, not to Jesus, but to the Father. In John chapter 17, Jesus prayed to the Father. Four times in these 26 verses, He says Father; one time, Holy Father; and one time, Righteous Father. Today, many people begin every sentence with Father, or God, or Lord, or Jesus. Prayer is a simple request to the Father and we can make these requests with normal conversation. It does not have to be so proper. Jesus also gave us this instruction in John 16:23: And in that day you will ask Me nothing. Most assuredly, I say to you, whatever you ask the Father in My name, He will give you. So we see plainly that we are to pray to the Father, in the name of Jesus. We have these pre-given instructions. The Holy Spirit had the writer to put these in the Bible so we will know how to pray the prayers that God the Father hears and answers. James Montgomery said Prayer is the Christians vital breath, the Christians native air. Surely we should seek to know all we can about such vitalizing air. As in the physical realm our life depends on the air we inhale, so in the spiritual sphere the development of our Christian life is dependent on the recognition of the importance of prayer. Communion with God must be the element which we live in and move and have our being. Prayer is not only a privilege, it is necessary, for without its exercise we are cut off from the source of life, light, and love. Hugh Sherrill, an ordained minister and Bible teacher at Eastside Baptist Church, is available for revivals.Onesimus is a profitable assistant to Paul, but because the former slave is the property of Philemon he must be returned. How can Paul, an apostle, inform Philemon of how to accept Onesimus back without appearing overbearing? How will Paul handle this sticky situation? The book of Philemon, located between Titus and Hebrews in our New Testament, is a personal letter, written by the apostle Paul and is filled with love. It is an appeal for Philemon to accept back Onesimus as a brother in Christ and not as a useless slave. Paul begins in standard first century letter writing fashion by addressing the letter to Philemon and those in his household. Then he follows with a prayer concerning Philemon, an appeal to Philemon, and his expectations of Philemon. Paul concludes with the greetings from those accompanying Paul to the household of Philemon and the traditional benediction of requesting the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ to be with the spirit of Philemon. Surely there were other personal letters that Paul wrote, so why do we have this one? While we may not learn why only this letter is included, we know that we can receive instruction in some things from this short New Testament letter. In the appeal section of the letter (verses 8-20), there are four things we can observe from Paul about how to handle a sticky situation. The first is that Paul is not going to order Philemon to take Onesimus back but rather appeal to him intellectually. We can never order anyone to do anything for us. Paul wants Philemons consent, his actions to be based upon his own free will. Second, Paul does not want to assume that Philemon would take Onesimus back just because an apostle is making the request. Our position in life should not be the compelling factor. Third, Paul would like for Philemon to consider the hand of God being active while Onesimus was separated from Philemon because it gave Onesimus an opportunity to become a Christian. We need to give God and His word time to work. Fourth, the relationship between Philemon and Onesimus has changed. Paul is not speaking of the master/slave relationship but of the relationship they have in Christ Jesus. Both are on equal plane with each other. Both are brothers in Christ. Both are partners with Paul in the spreading of the gospel. How we handle the situation should improve our relationship. A final thing we can learn from Paul is to expect the best in people. Paul expects the best from Philemon and assumes the relationship will not be hurt because of this letter. Paul knows Philemon will honor this appeal even beyond his expectations. Paul continues by asking Philemon to prepare me lodging. And finally, Paul knows that Philemon will continue to pray for Pauls release from prison. Pauls writings are a masterpiece. His example is the best way to help us to deal with sticky situations. Carlton G. McPeak is an evangelist working in the Lake City area. All Scriptural quotations are from the New American Standard Bible, Holman Bible Publishers, unless otherwise stated.FAITH & VALUES BIBLICAL MEDITATION Carlton McPeakcarlton_mc@msn.com Friday & Saturday, April 13-14, 2012 www.lakecityreporter.com 6A Dealing with sticky situations How to pray with confidence FAITH & VALUES BIBLICAL MEDITATIONCarlton McPeakcarlton_mc@msn.com Friday & Saturday, April 13-14, 2012 www.lakecityreporter.com 6A6AF&V BIBLE STUDIES Hugh Sherrill Jr.email@example.com
tions fundraising efforts this year as well as placing new officers on its board. The United Way of Suwannee Valley has provided services to area residents for 44 years. McKee challenged the community to at least match the $570,000 raised in the 2009-2010 campaign. The campaign was roughly $10,000 short of its goal when PCS donated another $10,000 bringing the final campaign tally to $571,361. I was concerned up until right before the meeting that we werent going to make our goal, but thank goodness for Potash Corp. that stepped up, McKee said. Terry Bakers leadership at Potash Corp. with the employees stepping up was wonderful. It was an awesome goal to reach. United Way officials realized the organization was close to $100,000 short of reaching its campaign goal, so they decided to focus on surpassing last years goal as well as the fundraising goals for 2009. I think were at about $3,000 more than we did last year, McKee said. This means a lot to the agencies who need the money. The need is great in the community. We could use more fundraising. Collectively, United Ways community impact initiatives resulted in United Ways receipt of $227,890 in grants and community agencies receipt of $276,722 in grants for a total of $504,612. Volunteers with corporate citizens raised $561,361. Combined with $504,612 in grant funds, United Ways community impact total is $1,075,973. Todd Sampson, the incoming United Way president, said the goals for the organization havent been established yet, but hes nearly certain the community goal for the fundraising campaign will be at least $685,000. The main goal is to help as many people in the community as we can through as many partners as we can, he said. Were looking forward to a successful year and hopefully we can bring in a little more money to the community than we did this last year. Sampson said he thinks the big thing for next year will be to get everyone involved in giving. There are 26 local United Way agencies. If everyone would give something then we could meet our goal, he said. Thats the key making sure people are aware of whats available. This money does stay local. Rita Dopp, United Way of Suwannee Valley executive director, said the annual banquet was fun. I think that when we work this hard all year we should get together, have fun and celebrate all the successes, in addition to being honest about all the challenges, she said. Dopp said the United Way wanted to get the trend line going up like in 2008-2009 and thats why McKee issued the challenge. He didnt just want to meet last years amount, he wanted meet the 2009 amount and get the trend line going back in the right direction, she said. FRIDAY & SATURDAY, APRIL 13-14, 2012 LOCAL & ST A TE LAKE CITY REPORTER 7AHAIR: United Way meets challenge goal of $570KContinued From Page 1A LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL & ST A TE FRIDAY & SATURDAY, APRIL 13-14, 2012 7A7AReligion In Loving Memory OfColon F. JenkinsFebruary 3, 1935 April 14, 2002 It has been ten years since you left this earthly home. Memories ll our minds and hearts as we recall your deep love of family, the joyful times we had, and your passion for life. We miss you greatly! Your loving wife, three beautiful daughters, their husbands, seven wonderful grandchildren, four brothers and their wives, plus three generations of awesome nieces and nephews Shout it from the Mountain Top!Tell everyone how proud you are Sunday, May 20th!MY KID HAS GRADUATED!2012 2012 Graduation We are so proud of you! You're hard work has really paid off! Amanda CheyenneBROWNLove, Mom & Dad2 Ads Sizes1 column by 4 inches (pictured)$462 column by 4 inches$85 Lake City ReporterPUBLISHING Sunday, May 20 DEADLINE Sunday, May 14 Dont forget to send in your photo.180 E. Duval St., Lake City, FL 32055Bring your graduates informatin by theReporter oce or call 754-0417for additional information and sending options. LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL & ST A TE FRIDAY & SATURDAY, APRIL 13-14, 2012 7A7AReligion In Loving Memory OfColon F. JenkinsFebruary 3, 1935 April 14, 2002 It has been ten years since you left this earthly home. Memories ll our minds and hearts as we recall your deep love of family, the joyful times we had, and your passion for life. We miss you greatly! Your loving wife, three beautiful daughters, their husbands, seven wonderful grandchildren, four brothers and their wives, plus three generations of awesome nieces and nephews Shout it from the Mountain Top!Tell everyone how proud you are Sunday, May 20th!MY KID HAS GRADUATED!2012 2012 Graduation We are so proud of you! You're hard work has really paid off! Amanda CheyenneBROWNLove, Mom & Dad2 Ads Sizes1 column by 4 inches (pictured)$462 column by 4 inches$85 Lake City ReporterPUBLISHING Sunday, May 20 DEADLINE Sunday, May 14 Dont forget to send in your photo.180 E. Duval St., Lake City, FL 32055Bring your graduates informatin by theReporter oce or call 754-0417for additional information and sending options. LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL & ST A TE FRIDAY & SATURDAY, APRIL 13-14, 2012 7A7AReligion In Loving Memory OfColon F. JenkinsFebruary 3, 1935 April 14, 2002 It has been ten years since you left this earthly home. Memories ll our minds and hearts as we recall your deep love of family, the joyful times we had, and your passion for life. We miss you greatly! Your loving wife, three beautiful daughters, their husbands, seven wonderful grandchildren, four brothers and their wives, plus three generations of awesome nieces and nephews Shout it from the Mountain Top!Tell everyone how proud you are Sunday, May 20th!MY KID HAS GRADUATED!2012 2012 Graduation We are so proud of you! You're hard work has really paid off! Amanda CheyenneBROWNLove, Mom & Dad2 Ads Sizes1 column by 4 inches (pictured)$462 column by 4 inches$85 Lake City ReporterPUBLISHING Sunday, May 20 DEADLINE Sunday, May 14 Dont forget to send in your photo.180 E. Duval St., Lake City, FL 32055Bring your graduates informatin by theReporter oce or call 754-0417for additional information and sending options. How do you eat an elephant? Say it with me: One bite at a time! This old clich is more than just a quick replyit contains the wisdom and necessity of a plan when tackling an overwhelming task. When we look at the overall picture, no wonder we want to run away! But no matter how huge a problem or project seems, it can be accomplished with a process of beginning at one point and continuing step by step until completion. So, I wonder what daunting task lies before you: finding a job, caring for elderly parents, overcoming an addiction, raising children, saving your marriage, or maybe just finding purpose in your lifethe possibilities are endless, but the first question is always the same: Where do I start? For the next several weeks, I hope to get the answer to this question and the inevitable ones that follow through an in depth look at the book of Nehemiah. This scripture is so valuable because it gives an eyewitness account of an overwhelming task with much opposition, and not only records his actions in reaching the goal, but also some of his private thoughts and prayers throughout the process. Nehemiah begins his story by telling of the troubling news he received from several men returning from Judah to Persia, where he served as cupbearer to the king. The report was bleak concerning the condition of the Jewish remnant and Jerusalem: Those who survived the exile and are back in the province are in great trouble and disgrace. The wall of Jerusalem is broken down and its gates have been burned with fire(Nehemiah 1:3). (A little background: Jerusalem had been destroyed some 140 years earlier by the Babylonians, with the Jews being taken as slaves into exile. After Persia conquered Babylon, King Cyrus established a policy of returning exiles to their homeland. His successor, King Darius supported the reconstruction of the temple in Jerusalem, but little else had been accomplished.) After hearing this news, Nehemiah sat down and wept, then he mourned, fasted and prayed. In the original Hebrew language the word heard is transliterated sama. According to the Old Testament Lexical Aids, it means to hear, give undivided attention, to understand what one has heard, to obey, give heed toessentially denotes perceiving a message or sensing a sound. I want to suggest to you the answer to our first question. This is where we start, by really hearing the problem or need that warrants the project. To not just hear with one ear as it goes in and out the other, but with our undivided attention, to understand what is needed and then to give heed to and perceive what role we will play in accomplishing the task. Is our role as a leader, a helper, an encourager, or do we have a valid role at all? If we dont properly hear, we can react emotionally and make an even bigger mess out of a difficult issue. With good intentions, we can even move in a direction farther away from the real goal. Through hearing, Nehemiah determined that his goal was to bring glory to God by restoring the reality of Gods presence among his people in Jerusalem. Practically, his role would be to rebuild the wall around Jerusalem and implement civil authority. You and I are going to take this journey with him, but meanwhile, I encourage you to set aside time this week to hear. Pray about the role you are to play in the task you are facing, and get a clear picture of the goal. Take this important first stepbecause your heart matters! Blessings, Angie Heart Matters is a weekly column written by Angie Land, Director of the Family Life Ministries of the Lafayette Baptist Association, where she teaches bible studies, leads marriage and family conferences and offers biblical counseling to individuals, couples and families. Contact Angie with questions or comments at firstname.lastname@example.orgSmall steps accomplish large tasks HEART MATTERS Angie Landangieland3@windstream.netOngoingTractor raffleBethlehem Lutheran Church and Spirit of Christ Lutheran Church are raffling a 1960 Massey-Ferguson Tractor, quilts and an afghan. Tickets are $10 or three for $25. Proceeds will help the churches youth groups attend the National Youth Gathering in Louisiana this summer, where youth will share in the spirit and rebuild areas affected by Hurricane Katrina. Tickets are available by calling 867-3169. The drawing will be May 13 at 12:30 p.m. at Bethlehem Lutheran Church. You do not need to be present to win. April 13Student essay contestBethel A.M.E Church, 838 SW CR242A, will recognize all Columbia County high school juniors and seniors and college students at our Annual High School Jr. Sr./College Student Recognition Day on April 22 at 11 a.m. Two $250 book scholarships will be awarded to one high school student and one college student for writing the best essay. Essays must be received by Friday April 13. Winning essays will be read during this service. For details and information call Sis. Patricia Brady at (386) 697-7720. Church yard salePleasant Grove United Methodist Church will have a yard sale Friday, April 13 from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. We are located on State Road 47 South, just past the Dollar General Store on the left.April 14Country gospelThe Trenton United Methodist Church invites you to Country Gospel at its Best at the Depot (old train station) in Trenton, Saturday April 14 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Some of your favorite gospel singers will be there, including Cowboy Dave and Friends, The McCormic Family, J.W. and Linda Kitchens and Paul Shinholster. Dont forget to bring a lawn chair.Church bake salePleasant Grove United Methodist Church will have a bake sale April 14, from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. We are located on State Road 47 South, just past the Dollar General Store on the left.April 15129th homecomingOld Providence Baptist Church, Hwy 245, will have their 129th Homecoming on Sunday, April 15 at 10 a.m. Preaching by Rev. Greg Williams, music by Delivered and dinner on the grounds.Gospel concertSouthern Gospel artists The Masters Men of Pace will be in concert on Sunday, April 15 during the 11 a.m. worship service at Fort White United Methodist Church, 185 SW Wells Street in Ft. White. There will be a covered dish dinner in the fellowship hall after the service. A love offering will be received. Comeand join us for a time of great worship and fellowship after the service. For more information, please contact the church office at 497-1742.Deacons celebrationCome out and fellowship with the St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church Family as we celebrate Deacon Lynward Jones confirmation for his call to the ministry on April 15 at 4 p.m. Pastors anniversaryJoin us as we celebrate our Pastor, Reverend Wyndell Wallaces ninth anniversary at Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church, 1015 S.W. Birley Avenue. The services will be Sunday, April 15 at 11 a.m., with Bishop Vernon Paige. Elder Joe Nathan Ruise and congregation of Emmanuel C.O.G.I.C., Macclenny will be rendering the 3 p.m., service. April 16Tax relief dinner Income tax deadline is rapidly approaching, and you can celebrate the event this year by enjoying a Tax Relief Chicken Dinner in Live Oak on Monday, April 16. Sponsored by Suwannee County Fire Rescue as a fundraiser for Love, INC (Love In the Name of Christ), the event will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Cheek & Scott parking lot, South Oaks Square in Live Oak. The menu will include a quarter smoked rotisserie chicken, cole slaw, baked beans, bread, dessert and sweet tea. The cost is only $6 and all proceeds go to Love, INC. You can also pre-order meals by calling 386-330-2671. Orders for five or more meals can be delivered free of charge in the Live Oak area.April 22Student recognition dayBethel A.M.E Church, 838 SW CR242A, will recognize all Columbia County high school juniors and seniors and college students at our Annual High School Jr. Sr./ College Student Recognition Day on April 22 at 11 a.m.CHUR CH CALENDAR
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Lake City Reporter SPORTS Friday & Saturday, April 13-14, 2012 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B CHEAP SEATS Tim KirbyPhone: (386) email@example.com Story ideas?ContactTim KirbySports Editor754firstname.lastname@example.org Q Tim Kirby Is sports editor of the Lake City Reporter Columbia battles back from 5-1 deficit to win, 7-5. Fort White beats Taylor County on Senior Night. Super seniorsS oftball is all about numbers, averages and percentages. One number seldom associated with the sport is 1.000, but that is the percentage of the Fort White senior class that has signed softball scholarships. Cecile Gomez signed with Jacksonville University last year, while Alison Wrench and Kayla Williams both signed with Thomas University during the season. Im glad I had the opportunity to coach all three of these girls, said second-year Lady Indians head coach Cassie Sparks. All three have set the bar high and will be missed. Our underclassmen have big shoes to fill. A testament to Sparks belief in her players is she went to bat for Wrench and Williams with Bill Wilson, her former coach and at her alma mater. The three seniors will be honored at 6:30 p.m. today, before the start of the game against Lafayette High. Now for numbers.Gomez has pitched 11 complete games and three shutouts this season. She has a 1.51 ERA in 102 innings. Opponents are hitting .164 against her. She has 177 strikeouts and helps herself with a .995 fielding percentage. At the plate, Gomez is hitting .302 with 10 runs and 13 RBIs. She has seven walks and struck out just once. Cecile is a coachs dream, Sparks said. Shes an amazing pitcher, but what people didnt get to see this year as much is her phenomenal fielding skills at other positions. Shes really grown as a pitcher with a young team behind her. She has a great attitude and never complains. Center fielder Wrench is hitting .483 with 13 runs, 10 RBIs, five walks and only three strikeouts. She has a 1.000 fielding percentage. Ali is an all-around athlete, Sparks said. She has an athletic mind and thinks about every situation. She carried the young outfielders under her wing this year. We are definitely going to miss her speed and outfield skills, as well as her bat. Williams has nine hits, three walks, two RBIs and seven runs. She has a fielding percentage of .889 at second base. Kayla is one of those players who always had it in her, Sparks said. Her range at second base has been a blessing; the coaches have confidence in her fielding more than anything.Senior sendoffs ASSOCIATED PRESSThis Oct. 29, 2011 file photo shows Florida quarterback Joh n Brantley (12) being sacked by Georgia linebacker Jarvis Jones (29) during an NCAA college football game, in Jacksonville. Georgia is rebuilding its offensive line. That has led to some ugly matchups against All-America outside linebacker Jarvis Jones and mass ive defensive tackles John Jenkins and Kwame Geathers. Georgias defense may have edge in G-Day gameBy CHARLES ODUMAssociated PressATHENS, Ga. Georgias offense, led by quarterback Aaron Murray, has been overmatched at times this spring when lin-ing up against a defense that returns nine starters. Georgia is rebuilding its offensive line. That has led to some ugly matchups against All-America outside linebacker Jarvis Jones and massive defensive tackles John Jenkins and Kwame Geathers. The Bulldogs ranked fifth in the nation in total defense last season, and most of the top players from that unit will play for the Black team in Saturdays G-Day spring game. Murray, tail-back Isaiah Crowell, receiv-er Tavarres King will lead the first-team offense on the Red team, according to G-Day rosters released on Wednesday. The challenge for the offense is nothing new. Its definitely a challenge every day, offensive coordinator Mike Bobo said Tuesday. There are a lot of veterans over there. Some of them have been playing three years. It makes it harder for us but I think its going to make it better for us in the long run. It makes us fight every day in prac-tice and its going to help us in the fourth quarter in Dawgs rebuilt offensive line having trouble. UGA continued on 5B Photos by BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterABOVE : Columbia High seniors (from left) Payton Sund, Stephanie Pilkington, Taylor Douglass, Michaela Burton and Jessica Keene pl ayed their final regular season home game for the Lady Tigers on Thursday.BELOW : Fort White Highs (front row, from left) Brandon Sharpe, Tay lor Morgan, (back row, from left) Nate Reeves, Bryce Beach and Nick Butler were honored for Senior Night before the Indians game on Thursday. By BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comColumbia High looked like it would have its Senior Night spoiled against P.K. Yonge on Thursday. But senior Taylor Douglass started a Columbia rally in the bottom of the fourth inning and the Lady Tiger came back from 5-1 down to win 7-5. After a two-run first inning for P.K. Yonge, the Lady Tigers got one back when Michaela Burton scored on a wild pitch in the second inning. P.K. Yonge added three more to lead 5-1 heading into the bottom of the fourth inning, but thats when the Lady Tigers struck back. Taylor Douglass started the inning off with a single and Burton scored her two-batters later to make it 5-2. Stephanie Pilkington then singled to score Brandy Morgan, who reached on a hit and Burton. Down one run, Kayli Kvistad delivered ripped a double to bring in Pilkington and tie the game. One-inning later, the Lady Tigers took the lead for good. After hits by Douglass and Morgan, Holly Boris laid down a bunt with a 3-1 count to bring in both runs after a throwing error. Ashley Shoup picked up the win after entering the game in relief of Jessica Keene and Erin Anderson in the fourth inning. Shoup finished the game without allowing an earned run and shut down P.K. Yonges hot start. Shes the perfect pitcher for a team with fast bats, Columbia head coach Jimmy Williams said. Shes got really good control and did a great job. Im just excited for the seniors, because theyve worked really hard and were starting to come from behind to win some of these games. Columbia (20-4) will close out the regular sea-son tonight as the Lady Tigers travel to Live Oak to take on the Lady Bulldogs at 7 p.m. By TIM KIRBYtkirby@lakecityreporter.com FORT WHITE It was a Senior Night that showed the resilience of Fort White Highs baseball team. The Indians scored a run in the bottom of the sixth inning to beat Taylor County High, 4-3, on Thursday. Fort White honored seniors Bryce Beach, Nick Butler, Taylor Morgan, Nate Reeves and Brandon Sharpe in pre-game ceremonies. Its been great working with these young men, Fort White head coach Mike Rizzi said. I appre-ciate everything you have done for us and for me. The team also honored volunteer assistant coach and Rizzis son, Tony Basile. Basile is entering the ser-vice soon after the district tournament. Sharpe picked up the win. He went 6 1*3 innings with six hits, one earned run, four walks and nine strikeouts. Kevin Dupree relieve with a runner on second and got the final two outs to earn a save. Beach had a pair of hits and scored Fort Whites first run in the bottom of the third inning. After his single, Brady Wilkinson walked. Beach stole second and third and scored on a sacrifice fly by Brandon Myers. Dupree added a single. The Indians (14-9) scored two runs with no hits in the fourth inning. Kody Moniz reached on an error, stole second and third and came in on a throwing error. Nick Butler walked and eventu-ally scored when Beachs ground ball was booted. Taylor County tied it at 3-3 with a two-out rally in the sixth inning. In the bottom of the sixth, Moniz worked more of his base-running magic. He walked, moved to second on a wild pitch, stole third and scored on a wild pitch. Butler walked and Morgan ripped a one-out double to the left-field fence. The run-ners were stranded, but the run was not needed in the end.
SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today AUTO RACING 3 p.m. SPEED NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Happy Hour Series, final practice for Samsung Mobile 500, at Fort Worth, Texas 5 p.m. ESPN2 NASCAR, Nationwide Series, pole qualifying for OReilly Auto Parts 300, at Fort Worth, Texas 6:30 p.m. SPEED NASCAR, Sprint Cup, pole qualifying for Samsung Mobile 500, at Fort Worth, Texas 8:30 p.m. ESPN2 NASCAR, Nationwide Series, OReilly Auto Parts 300, at Fort Worth, Texas 2 a.m. SPEED Formula One, qualifying for Grand Prix of China, at Shanghai BOXING 11 p.m. ESPN2 Junior welterweights, Michael Katsidis (28-5-0) vs. Albert Mensah (19-3-1), at Las Vegas GOLF 9 a.m. TGC European PGA Tour, Malaysian Open, second round, at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (same-day tape) 12:30 p.m. TGC Champions Tour, Pro-Am of Tampa Bay, first round, at Lutz 3 p.m. TGC PGA Tour, The Heritage, second round, at Hilton Head Island, S.C. MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 3 p.m. MLB Regional coverage, Chicago Cubs at St. Louis or Tampa Bay at Boston (2 p.m.) 3:05 p.m. WGN Chicago Cubs at St. Louis 7:30 p.m. MLB Regional coverage, Milwaukee at Atlanta or Houston at Miami (7 p.m.) NBA BASKETBALL 8 p.m. ESPN Phoenix at Houston 10:30 p.m. ESPN Dallas at Portland NHL HOCKEY 7:30 p.m. NBCSN Playoffs, conference quarterfinals, Philadelphia at Pittsburgh 8 p.m. CNBC Playoffs, conference quarterfinals, Detroit at Nashville 10 p.m. NBCSN Playoffs, conference quarterfinals, Los Angeles at Vancouver Saturday AUTO RACING 6 p.m. NBCSN IRL, IndyCar, pole qualifying for Grand Prix of Long Beach, at Long Beach, Calif. 7 p.m. FOX NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Samsung Mobile 500, at Fort Worth, Texas 7:30 p.m. ESPN2 American Le Mans Series, at Long Beach, Calif. (same-day tape) 2:30 a.m. SPEED Formula One, Grand Prix of China, at Shanghai COLLEGE SOFTBALL Noon ESPN LSU at Tennessee 3 p.m. FSN Carolina at Houston GOLF 9 a.m. TGC European PGA Tour, Malaysian Open, third round, at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (same-day tape) 1 p.m. TGC PGA Tour, The Heritage, third round, at Hilton Head Island, S.C. 3 p.m. CBS PGA Tour, The Heritage, third round, at Hilton Head Island, S.C. 6:30 p.m. TGC Champions Tour, Pro-Am of Tampa Bay, second round, at Lutz (same-day tape) HORSE RACING 6 p.m. CNBC NTRA, Blue Grass Stakes, at Lexington, Ky. and Arkansas Derby, at Hot Springs, Ark. MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 12:30 p.m. FOX Regional coverage, Chicago Cubs at St. Louis, L.A. Angels at N.Y. Yankees, or Texas at Minnesota 8 p.m. MLB Regional coverage, Arizona at Colorado or Milwaukee at Atlanta NBA BASKETBALL 9 p.m. ESPN Phoenix at San Antonio NHL HOCKEY 3 p.m. NBC Playoffs, conference quarterfinals, Washington at Boston 7 p.m. NBCSN Playoffs, conference quarterfinals, Ottawa at N.Y. Rangers 9 p.m. NBCSN Playoffs, conference quarterfinals, Chicago at Phoenix PREP BASKETBALL 7 p.m. ESPN Jordan Brand Classic, at Charlotte, N.C. SOCCER 7:30 a.m. ESPN2 Premier League, Manchester City at Norwich City 3:30 p.m. NBCSN MLS, Columbus at PhiladelphiaBASKETBALLNBA standings EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Boston 34 24 .586 Philadelphia 31 27 .534 3 New York 30 28 .517 4 New Jersey 21 38 .356 13 12 Toronto 20 39 .339 14 12 Southeast Division W L Pct GB x-Miami 40 16 .714 Atlanta 34 24 .586 7 Orlando 34 24 .586 7 Washington 14 44 .241 27Charlotte 7 49 .125 33 Central Division W L Pct GB x-Chicago 44 14 .759 Indiana 36 22 .621 8 Milwaukee 28 30 .483 16Detroit 21 36 .368 22 12 Cleveland 19 37 .339 24 WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division W L Pct GB x-San Antonio 40 16 .714 Memphis 34 23 .596 6 12 Dallas 32 26 .552 9 Houston 32 26 .552 9 New Orleans 16 42 .276 25 Northwest Division W L Pct GB y-Oklahoma City 42 16 .724 Denver 32 26 .552 10Utah 31 28 .525 11 12 Portland 28 31 .475 14 12 Minnesota 25 34 .424 17 12 Pacific Division W L Pct GB L.A. Lakers 37 22 .627 L.A. Clippers 35 23 .603 1 12 Phoenix 30 28 .517 6 12 Golden State 22 35 .386 14 Sacramento 19 40 .322 18 x-clinched playoff spoty-clinched division Wednesdays Games Indiana 104, Cleveland 98, OTPhiladelphia 93, Toronto 75Utah 103, Houston 91L.A. Clippers 100, Oklahoma City 98New Orleans 105, Sacramento 96Memphis 104, Phoenix 93New York 111, Milwaukee 107Boston 88, Atlanta 86, OTL.A. Lakers 98, San Antonio 84Denver 113, Minnesota 107Portland 118, Golden State 110 Thursdays Games Detroit 109, Charlotte 85Miami at Chicago (n)L.A. Clippers at Minnesota (n)Memphis at San Antonio (n)Dallas at Golden State (n) Todays Games Cleveland at Indiana, 7 p.m.Boston at Toronto, 7 p.m.Atlanta at Orlando, 7 p.m.New Jersey at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.Charlotte at Miami, 7:30 p.m.Washington at New York, 7:30 p.m.Phoenix at Houston, 8 p.m.Sacramento at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.Utah at New Orleans, 8 p.m.Milwaukee at Detroit, 8 p.m.Denver at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m.Dallas at Portland, 10:30 p.m. Saturdays Games Golden State at L.A. Clippers, 3:30 p.m. Cleveland at Washington, 7 p.m.Boston at New Jersey, 7:30 p.m.Oklahoma City at Minnesota, 8 p.m.Utah at Memphis, 8 p.m.Indiana at Milwaukee, 8:30 p.m.Phoenix at San Antonio, 9 p.m.BASEBALLAL standings East Division W L Pct GB Tampa Bay 4 1 .800 Toronto 4 2 .667 12 Baltimore 3 3 .500 1 12 New York 3 3 .500 1 12 Boston 1 5 .167 3 12 Central Division W L Pct GB Detroit 4 1 .800 Chicago 3 2 .600 1Kansas City 3 3 .500 1 12 Cleveland 1 4 .200 3Minnesota 1 4 .200 3 West Division W L Pct GB Texas 4 2 .667 Seattle 4 3 .571 12 Oakland 3 4 .429 1 12 Los Angeles 2 3 .400 1 12 Wednesdays Games Chicago White Sox 10, Cleveland 6Toronto 3, Boston 1Tampa Bay 4, Detroit 2Oakland 5, Kansas City 4, 12 inningsN.Y. Yankees 6, Baltimore 4, 10 inningsSeattle 4, Texas 3Minnesota 6, L.A. Angels 5 Thursdays Games Detroit 7, Tampa Bay 2Minnesota 10, L.A. Angels 9Texas 5, Seattle 3 Todays Games L.A. Angels (E.Santana 0-1) at N.Y. Yankees (Kuroda 0-1), 1:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (Price 1-0) at Boston (Beckett 0-1), 2:05 p.m. Detroit (Scherzer 0-0) at Chicago White Sox (Peavy 0-0), 2:10 p.m. Cleveland (D.Lowe 1-0) at Kansas City (Hochevar 1-0), 4:10 p.m. Baltimore (Tom.Hunter 1-0) at Toronto (Morrow 0-0), 7:07 p.m. Texas (M.Harrison 1-0) at Minnesota (Swarzak 0-1), 8:10 p.m. Oakland (Colon 1-1) at Seattle (F.Hernandez 1-0), 10:10 p.m. Saturdays Games L.A. Angels at N.Y. Yankees, 1:05 p.m.Texas at Minnesota, 1:10 p.m.Tampa Bay at Boston, 4:05 p.m.Baltimore at Toronto, 4:07 p.m.Detroit at Chicago White Sox, 4:10 p.m. Cleveland at Kansas City, 7:10 p.m.Oakland at Seattle, 9:10 p.m. Sundays Games Baltimore at Toronto, 1:07 p.m.Tampa Bay at Boston, 1:35 p.m.Cleveland at Kansas City, 2:10 p.m.Detroit at Chicago White Sox, 2:10 p.m. Texas at Minnesota, 2:10 p.m.Oakland at Seattle, 4:10 p.m.L.A. Angels at N.Y. Yankees, 8:05 p.m. NL standings East Division W L Pct GB New York 4 2 .667 Washington 4 2 .667 Philadelphia 2 3 .400 1 12 Atlanta 2 4 .333 2 Miami 2 4 .333 2 Central Division W L Pct GB St. Louis 5 2 .714 Milwaukee 4 2 .667 12 Cincinnati 3 3 .500 1 12 Houston 3 3 .500 1 12 Pittsburgh 2 3 .400 2 Chicago 1 5 .167 3 12 West Division W L Pct GB Los Angeles 5 1 .833 Arizona 4 1 .800 12 Colorado 2 3 .400 2 12 San Diego 2 4 .333 3 San Francisco 1 4 .200 3 12 Wednesdays Games Cincinnati 4, St. Louis 3Washington 4, N.Y. Mets 0Milwaukee 2, Chicago Cubs 1San Diego 2, Arizona 1Philadelphia 7, Miami 1Atlanta 6, Houston 3Colorado 17, San Francisco 8L.A. Dodgers 4, Pittsburgh 1 Thursdays Games Washington 3, Cincinnati 2, 10 inningsChicago Cubs 8, Milwaukee 0San Francisco 4, Colorado 2Miami at Philadelphia (n)Arizona at San Diego (n)Pittsburgh at L.A. Dodgers (n) Todays Games Chicago Cubs (Samardzija 1-0) at St. Louis (Wainwright 0-1), 3:15 p.m. Pittsburgh (Ja.McDonald 0-0) at San Francisco (M.Cain 0-0), 4:35 p.m. Cincinnati (Arroyo 0-0) at Washington (Zimmermann 0-1), 7:05 p.m. N.Y. Mets (Dickey 1-0) at Philadelphia (Cl.Lee 0-0), 7:05 p.m. Houston (Harrell 1-0) at Miami (Nolasco 1-0), 7:10 p.m. Milwaukee (Wolf 0-1) at Atlanta (Jurrjens 0-1), 7:35 p.m. Arizona (D.Hudson 1-0) at Colorado (Nicasio 0-0), 8:40 p.m. San Diego (Richard 1-0) at L.A. Dodgers (Harang 0-1), 10:10 p.m. Saturdays Games Chicago Cubs at St. Louis, 1:05 p.m.Cincinnati at Washington, 4:05 p.m.N.Y. Mets at Philadelphia, 4:05 p.m.Houston at Miami, 7:10 p.m.Milwaukee at Atlanta, 7:10 p.m.Arizona at Colorado, 8:10 p.m.Pittsburgh at San Francisco, 9:05 p.m.San Diego at L.A. Dodgers, 9:10 p.m. Sundays Games Houston at Miami, 1:10 p.m.Cincinnati at Washington, 1:35 p.m.Milwaukee at Atlanta, 1:35 p.m.N.Y. Mets at Philadelphia, 1:35 p.m.Chicago Cubs at St. Louis, 2:15 p.m.Arizona at Colorado, 3:10 p.m.Pittsburgh at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.San Diego at L.A. Dodgers, 4:10 p.m.AUTO RACINGRace week NASCAR SPRINT CUP SAMSUNG MOBILE 500 Site: Fort Worth, Texas.Schedule: Today, practice (Speed, 3-4:30 p.m.), qualifying (Speed, 6:308 p.m.); Saturday, race, 7:30 p.m. (FOX, 7-11 p.m.). Track: Texas Motor Speedway (oval, 1.5 miles). Race distance: 501 miles, 334 laps.Next race: STP 400, April 22. NATIONWIDE OREILLY AUTO PARTS 300 Site: Fort Worth, Texas.Schedule: Today, practice, qualifying (ESPN2, 5-6 p.m.), race, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN2, 8-11 p.m.). Track: Texas Motor Speedway.Race distance: 300 miles, 200 laps.Next race: NASCAR Nationwide Series 250, April 27. CAMPING WORLD TRUCK GOOD SAM ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE 200 Site: Rockingham, N.C.Schedule: Today, practice; Saturday, practice, qualifying; Sunday, race, 1 p.m. (Speed, 12:30-3:30 p.m.). Track: Rockingham Speedway (oval, 1.017 miles). Race distance: 200 miles, 200 laps.Last year: Inaugural race.Next race: STP 250, April 21. INDYCAR GRAND PRIX OF LONG BEACH Site: Long Beach, Calif.Schedule: Today, practice; Saturday, practice, qualifying (NBC Sports Network, 6-7 p.m.); Sunday, race, 4:15 p.m. (NBC Sports Channel, 3:30-6:30 p.m.) Track: Streets of Long Beach (street course, 1.968 miles). Race distance: 167.3 miles, 85 laps.Next race: Sao Paulo Indy 300, April 29. FORMULA ONE CHINESE GRAND PRIX Site: Shanghai.Schedule: Today, practice (Speed, 2-3:30 a.m.); Saturday, practice, qualifying (Speed, 2-3:30 a.m.); Sunday, race, 3 a.m. (Speed, 2:30-5 a.m., 3:30-6 p.m.). Track: Shanghai International Circuit (road course, 3.39 miles). Race distance: 189.7 miles, 56 laps.Next race: Bahrain Grand Prix, April 22. NHRA FULL THROTTLE NHRA 4-WIDE NATIONALS Site: Concord, N.C.Schedule: Today, qualifying; Saturday, qualifying (ESPN2, 5-7:30 p.m.); Sunday, final eliminations (ESPN2, 7-10 p.m.). Track: zMAX Dragway.Next event: OReilly Auto Parts NHRA Spring Nationals, April 27-29.HOCKEYNHL playoffs FIRST ROUND (Best-of-7) Wednesday Philadelphia 4, Pittsburgh 3, OTNashville 3, Detroit 2Los Angeles 4, Vancouver 2 Thursday Ottawa at NY Rangers (n)San Jose at St. Louis (n)Washington at Boston (n)Chicago at Phoenix (n) Today New Jersey at Florida, 7 p.m.Philadelphia at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m.Detroit at Nashville, 7:30 p.m.Los Angeles at Vancouver, 10 p.m. Saturday Washington at Boston, 3 p.m.Ottawa at NY Rangers, 7 p.m.San Jose at St. Louis, 7:30 p.m.Chicago at Phoenix, 10 p.m. 2B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS FRIDAY & SATURDAY, APRIL 13-14, 2012 BOWLING BRIEFS League reportsResults of league bowling at Lake City Bowl: WATERGUARD High scratch game: 1. Brandy Watson 195; 2. Maggie Battle 175; 3. Mary Lobaugh 165. 1. George Mulligan 257; 2. Dess Fennell 254; 3. Steve Fancy 222. High scratch series: 1. Maggie Battle 495; 2. Joyce Hooper 480; 3. Mary Lobaugh 472. 1. George Mulligan 638; 2. Tom Sewejkis 620; 3. Willie Frasier 606. High handicap game: 1. Brandy Watson 255; 2. Beth Koppa 249; 3. Pat Frasier 216. 1. Dess Fennell 284; 2. Steve Fancy 253; 3. Eddie Hillhouse 240. High handicap series: 1. Amanda Hillhouse 658; 2. Carly Nyssen 625; 3. Lau Sapp 613. 1. George Mulligan 704; 2. Willie Frasier 690; 3. Tom Sewejkis 656. High average: Mary Lobaugh 181; Tom Sewejkis 195. (results from April 3) GOLDEN ROLLERS Team standings: 1. 4 Ss (79-53); 2. Wild Things (77.5-54.5); 3. Quirky Quad (73.5-58.5); 4. Jos Crew (73.5-58.5); 5. Ups and Downs (73.5-58.5). High handicap game: 1. Joanne Denton 255; 2. June Pat Klock 245; 3. Barbara Griner 233. 1. Ray Denton 244; 2. David Duncan 243; 3. George Walters 240. High handicap series: 1. Debbi Evert 653; 2. Debbie Walters 648; 3. Susan Mears 633. 1. Art Joubert 670; 2. (tie) George Mulligan, Ronnie Grey 638. High average: 1. Elaine Nemeth 155.35; 2. Joyce Hooper 152.63; 3. Shirley Highsmith 152.19. 1. David Duncan 190.44; 2. Bill Dolly 185.23; 3. George Mulligan 178.1.(results from April 5) HIT & MISS Team standings: 1. Git Up & Bowl (32-20); 2. The Sandbaggers (28.5-23.5); 3. Spare Us (28-24). High handicap game: 1. Joan Carman 252; 2. Carol Tonietto 232; 3. Karen Clampett 227. High handicap series: 1. Ruth Heims 653; 2. Judy Daniels 637; 3. Betty Carmichael 616.(results from April 10) MONDAY NIGHT MAVERICKS Team standings: 1. Ronsonet Buick/GMC (283.5-136.5); 2. Team 2 (245.5-174.5); 3. Team 12 (244-176). High scratch game: 1. Dave Duncan 259; 2. Daniel Adel 249; 3. Jeff Deitz 247. High scratch series: 1. Bill Duncan 674; 2. Jeff Deitz 658; 3. Dale Coleman 657. High handicap game: 1. Dave Duncan 273; 2. Leonard Randall 266; 3. Chris Hamrick 262. High handicap series: 1. Bill Duncan 704; 2. Warren Doyle 689; 3. Dave Duncan 688. High average: 1. Zech Strohl 216.87; 2. Robert Stone 214.81; 3. Wally Howard 204.82. (results from April 2) WEDNESDAY NIGHT NASCAR Team standings: 1. Shelbys Raiders (13.5-4.5); 2. Move Connection (11-7); 3. 4 Balls & 2 Bags (10-8); 4. Angelic Angels (10-8); 5. El Diablo (10-8). High handicap game: 1. Bobby Jo 225; 2. Rose Patton 222; 3. Michelle Boatwright 220. 1. John McFeely 278; 2. Johnny Pae 251; 3. Ricky Bobby 240. High handicap series: 1. (tie) Jean Ledew, Jennifer Kim 443; 3. Nancy Moates 423. 1. Shelby 520; 2. Johnny McFeely 472; 3. Darryl Thomas 460.(results from April 4) SEMI-PRO FOOTBALL Falcons at home on Saturday The Lake City Falcons semi-pro football team is playing the Tampa Bay Tigers at 7 p.m. Saturday at Memorial Stadium. The game is billed as the championship for the league. Admission is $5. There is no charge for children ages 10 and younger and military. For details, call Elaine Ortiz-Harden at 292-3039. YOUTH BASEBALL Fort White 15U sign-up Saturday Fort White Babe Ruth Baseball has registration for 15-under league play from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Cost is $75. For details, call Millissa Blakley at 365-4133.Lake City 13-15 registration Lake City Babe Ruth Baseball registration for its 13-15 age group is available online at lcccyb. com through Sunday. For details, call Tad Cervantes at 365-4810. FISHING Bass tournament on Saturday Suwannee River Breast Cancer Awareness Association and Shands Live Oak have an open bass tournament planned for Saturday at Clay Landing. Fee is $70 per boat with an optional $10 per boat big bass pot. For details, call Jamie Albritton at (386) 209-0166, Donnie Feagle at 365-1191 or Ruben Thomas at 288-4691.Two license-free days in June The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is offering three more days when no recreational fishing license is required. The next date is June 2 for saltwater fishing. A second license-free freshwater day is June 9. There also is a license-free saltwater fishing days on Sept. 1. Bag limits, season and size restrictions apply on these dates. The license-free fishing designation applies only to recreational fishing, not commercial. For fishing tips, locations and rules, go to MyFWC.com /Fishing. GOLF Kiwanis tourney set for May 18 The 25th Annual Coach Joe Fields Kiwanis Golf tournament is May 18 at The Country Club at Lake City. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m., followed by lunch at noon and a 1 p.m. tee time. Entry fee of $60 per player includes green fees, cart, happy cart and lunch. Hole sponsorships are $50, or $100 for a combination golf and hole sponsor. Title sponsorship is $1,000. For details, call Norbie S. Ronsonet at 752-2180 or Carl Ste-Marie at 752-2266.Tebow Foundation Classic Saturday The Tim Tebow Foundation Celebrity Golf Classic is Saturday at the Stadium Course at Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra. The tournament is a fundraiser for the Tebow Foundation. Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for ages 18 and younger. Parking is $5. Tickets may be purchased through Ticketmaster or timtebowfoundation.org Bucs Booster Club tournament The BHS Buccaneer Booster Club Golf Tournament is April 28 at Suwannee Country Club. Format is three-person scramble with team prizes and door prizes (8:30 a.m. shotgun start). Entry fee of $50 per person includes cart, green fees, lunch and a prize. There are hole ($100) and full team ($250) sponsorships available. For details, call Rob Cassube at 623-3833 or Linda Lynch at 984-6311.Voices for Children tourney Voices for Children of the Suwannee Valley Corporation is hosting a golf tournament on May 4 at Quail Heights Country Club. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. Cost is $65 per person or $240 for a four-person team. Hole sponsorships are $125, with a deadline of April 24. For details, go to email@example.com or call Wanda W. Bruce at (386) 364-7720. YOUTH SOCCER CYSA registration for summer Columbia Youth Soccer Associations summer recreational league registration for ages 3-16 is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Fee of $65 includes uniform. For details, call 288-2504 or 288-4481.Soccer Academy offers teaching Columbia Youth Soccer Association is accepting registration for its Soccer Academy instructed by Kerceus Andre. The academy is for youth ages 3 and older and is intended to develop player skills and agility to enhance all skill levels. Fee is $70 per month, plus a registration fee of $55, which covers academy uniform and registration with Florida Youth Soccer Association. For details, call 288-2504 or 288-4481 or go to columbiayouthsoccer association.com ADULT SOFTBALL Tournament set for April 21 The Columbia County Adult Softball League has womens and mens tournaments planned for the weekend of April 21. Each tournament will have 10 teams, entered on a first come/first served basis. Registration is at Brians Sports on U.S. Highway 90 west. For details, call Tad Cervantes at 365-4810. YOUTH SWIMMING CST registration continues Monday Registration for Columbia Swim Team is 5:30-6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday at the Columbia Aquatic Complex. The CST Dolphins is a summer recreational swim league designed to introduce competitive swimming to swimmers ages 5-18. Participants must be able to swim 25 yards unassisted. Swimmers can register throughout the summer. For details, call Michele Greene at 755-4688 or go to firstname.lastname@example.org FORT WHITE BASEBALL Dugout Club elections May 7 The Fort White Dugout Club has elections for board members set for 6:30 p.m. May 7. The meeting will be at Fort White High. Contact a current board member for information. For details, call Jeanne Howell at 288-5537. FORT WHITE FOOTBALL Fundraisers at Applebees The Fort White Quarterback Club has a fundraiser this Wednesday and April 25 at Applebees Neighborhood Grill & Bar on U.S Highway 90 west. Submit a flyer and Applebees will donate 10 percent of the bill to the Quarterback Club. For details, call club president Harold Bundy at 365-5731.Yard sale for Q-back Club The Fort White Quarterback Club has a yard sale of donated items from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 5 at the Fort White Train Depot. Merchandise and donations are now being accepted. For details, call Dana Brady at 365-3103 or Gloria Jackson at 497-4808.Q From staff reports
LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS FRIDAY & SATURDAY, APRIL 13-14, 2012 3B SPRINT CUP POINTS 1. Greg Biffle226; Leader2. Dale Earnhardt Jr.220; behind -63. Tony Stewart214; behind -124. Matt Kenseth 214; behind -125. Kevin Harvick214; behind -126. Martin Truex Jr.214; behind -127. Denny Hamlin 210; behind -168. Ryan Newman202; behind -249. Clint Bowyer192; behind -3410. Jimmie Johnson189; behind -37 As the NASCAR circuit cranks up again following the Easter break,there are several drivers who need to step up their performance to reach the levels expected o f them,and others who are off to surprisingly strong starts. Carl Edwards,for instance,is showing signs of conti nuing the trend in which the runner-up in Sprint Cuppoints one year is basically a flop the next. After six races,Edwards has yet to show the speed t hat kept him in the title hunt last year all the way to the final lap at Homestead,where he wound up tied in po ints with Tony Stewart but lost the tie-breaker,as Stewa rt had five wins to his one. Edwards is 11th in the standings heading to Texas Motor Speedway,47 points behind his teammate andpoints leader Greg Biffle.So far,Edwards has not le d a lap all year. In his career,Kyle Busch has scored 104 victories i n NASCARs top three series,but none since he was par ked for the rest of the weekend at Texas Motor Speedway last fall after wrecking truck series championship conte nder Ron Hornaday Jr. Since that weekend,he has just one top-five finish in Cup,a runner-up run at Auto Club Speedway. On the Nationwide Series side,hes running his own team,but the results have been lackluster.He has anaverage finish of 17.4 and a best finish of eighth at Auto Club. Jeff Gordon,who has had fast cars at most races thi s year,has just one top-10 finish to show for his eff orts,and hes 21st in the standings.He appeared headed for a win at Martinsville only to be taken out in a crash wit h Clint Bowyer on the first of two attempts at a green-whit echeckered-flag finish. A.J.Allmendinger got one of the premier rides in NASCAR when he was picked to replace Kurt Busch inthe No.22 Dodge at Penske Racing,but until a second place finish at Martinsville,he hasnt run like a C hase contender.Hes 20th in the standings with no other top10s besides Martinsville. Kasey Kahne perhaps is the biggest surprise of the season,but not in a way hed like.After moving to t he No. 5 team at Hendrick Motorsports with his crew chiefKenny Francis,he was expected to be an immediateChase contender.But after six races,hes mired in 3 1st place in the standings,96 points out of 10th place after experiencing a mix of driver mistakes and mechanica l failures. On the other hand,defending Cup champion Tony Stewart,who normally doesnt hit his stride until m idsummer,is off to an unusually fast start,with two w ins already.And Dale Earnhardt Jr.is off to a strong st art and sits second in the standing,just six points beh ind leader Greg Biffle. When Ryan Newman andhis crew chief TonyGibson were celebrating their victory at MartinsvilleSpeedway on April 1,the date hadspecial significance for Gibsonand Newman and for legions oflongtime NASCAR fans. It was on that date 19 years earlier that the reigning Cupchampion Alan Kulwicki died in aplane crash as he was en route toBristol Motor Speedway for thatweeks race. Back then Gibson was Kulwickis car chief and a fabrica-tor for the team,Newman was inhigh school and was inspired byKulwicki to follow his example first to an engineering degree andthen to NASCARs elite circuit. Gibson said in the winners interview at Martinsville that the19th anniversary of Kulwickisdeath was on his mind before thegreen flag ever flew. I thought about that [Saturday] night actually,and itmeans a lot,he said.A lot of thereason Im where Im at isbecause of Alan.The fight tonever give up,and always believein yourself comes from him,too. Kulwicki was a rare breed,both driver and sole owner of his raceteam.He was underfunded com-pared to the top teams in his era,but he overcame that with hardwork and determination to winfive Cup races in his relativelybrief seven-year career and the1992 championship.His old crewmembers eventually moved on toother teams,and like Gibson,became known for their work ethic. Now Gibson is back working with another engineering gradu-ate,and the similarities betweenKulwicki and Newman dont endthere. Its just pretty cool to be with Ryan with the engineering back-ground,and hes just like Alan,Gibson said.Hes just like him.Hes wicked smart,and when youever try to catch him on some-thing,hes got a little bit betteranswer for you.So I dont try thatanymore Its pretty neat if you look back,same type of guy;a guy thatall he wants to do is race;all hebelieves in is racing.Just goes toshow you,you can be smart andyou can drive,too. Newman said Kulwickis legacy means a lot to him too. He was an inspiration for me, Newman said.He was part of thereason why I chose to be an engi-neer and follow through with myracing career at the same time. Just like Tony said,hes inspirational to a lot of people in thegarage;that never-give-up atti-tude;the underdog kind of men-tality that he had.Its no matterwhat,well do our best and thatsall we can do. Kulwickis championship year of 1992 wound up being one of thegreat turning points in NASCARhistory. Besides being the last time that a driver/sole team owner won atitle,it marked a major changingof the guard in the Cup series.Inthe 92 season finale,RichardPetty ran his final Cup race,and Jeff Gordon ran his first. The championship that year saw six drivers still in the run-ning up until the season finale atAtlanta. Davey Allison,Bill Elliott and Kulwicki had the best chances,but Harry Gant,Kyle Petty andMark Martin also had mathemat-ical chances. Allison,the wildly popular young member of the famedAlabama Gang,crashed out earlyin the finale at Atlanta,and nevergot another shot at a champi-onship.He died in a helicoptercrash the next year. Elliott never came as close to winning a championship again,and Junior Johnson,the car owner who led him to the runner-up position in 92,saw his longrun as a dominant force inNASCAR essentially come to anend. Gant,who scored two wins in 92,running his career total to 18,never won again or contended foranother title,and retired from theCup series at the end of 1994. Kyle Petty,who finished fifth in the 92,standings,won one raceand finished fifth in points thenext season,but was never higherthan 15th after that. Of the six in contention for the title in 1992,only Mark Martinremained a factor on down theroad.Hes won 33 races since1993,and finished in the top fivein the points standings 11 times. The late NASCAR writer David Poole,in his book about the 1992season,summed up the lingeringeffects of that year,and thetragedies that followed,by saying:If any lesson is to be learnedfrom the events of the 1992 sea-son and the months that followedthe climactic race at Atlanta,per-haps it is that life is not lived in astraight line.It comes,instead,ina series of circles that change con-stantly as they ripple across thecircles made by the lives of thosearound us. Perhaps that was Pooles way of explaining how after 19 years,Tony Gibson,who had stints atHendrick Motorsports and DaleEarnhardt Inc.,is back in victorylane with another engineer-driver,Ryan Newman,and working for ateam co-owned by driver TonyStewart. NOTEBOOK Crew shakeup on JRM teamsJR Motorsports,looking for an improvement in the performance of its Nationwide Seriesteams,has swapped the crew chiefs for its No.88 and No.5 teams. Crew chief Bruce Cook will move to the No. 88 Chevrolets driven by Cole Whitt,while TonyEury Sr.,the teams competition director and aveteran crew chief,will take over the No.5 inaddition to his regular duties. Tony Eury Jr.s role as crew chief for Danica Patricks No.7 car will remain as is. Our teams have a tremendous responsibility, not only to perform at the standards we set forourselves but reflect the commitment to excel-lence of our sponsors,team co-owner KelleyEarnhardt Miller said in a team release.Ouron-track performance isnt meeting those stan-dards,and we felt a change was necessary. The No.5 car will race at Texas Motor Speedway this week with team co-owner DaleEarnhardt Jr.driving.He and Eury Sr.,hisuncle,won 15 Sprint Cup races between 2000and 2004. Cook takes over the No.88 team that has one top-five and two top-10 finishes this season andis sixth in the standings with the rookie Whittdoing the driving. Bruces demeanor is probably more suitable in the developmental process of young drivers,and Tony Sr.has the experience and familiaritywith Dale Jr.that can help get our 5 car toVictory Lane,Earnhardt Miller said.Controversial Chevy retiredTeam owner Rick Hendrick recently told reporters from ESPN that the No.48 Chevroletthat failed inspection at Daytona InternationalSpeedway,and led to a long battle with NASCARofficials over the ruling about the cars C post,wont be returning to the race track. Johnson crashed the car during the race,and rather than repair it and risk another run-inwith NASCAR,Hendrick gave the car to hisdriver Dale Earnhardt Jr.,who plans to add itto the collection of crashed cars that he keepson his North Carolina property.Repairs complete at DaytonaThe operations team at Daytona International Speedway put the finishing touch-es on Turn 3 last week,painting the yellowlines on the repaved area affected by the jetdryer incident during the 2012 Daytona 500. By RICK MINTER / Universal Uclick By RICK MINTER / Universal Uclick Newman, crew chief pay homage to memory of champ Ryan Newman ,driver of the No.39 Chevrolet,celebrates in Victor y Lane after winning the Sprint Cup Series Goodys Fast Relief 5 00 at Martinsville Speedway on April 1,the 19th anniversary of Alan Kulwickis death.(NASCAR Photo) NEXTUP... Race: OReilly Auto Parts 300 Where: Texas Motor Speedway When: Friday, 8:00 p.m. (ET) TV: ESPN2 2011 Winner: Carl Edwards SPRINT CUP CAMPING WORLD TRUCKS NATIONWIDE SERIES Race: Good Sam Roadside Assist. 200 Where: Rockingham Speedway When: Sunday, 12:30 p.m. (ET) TV: SPEED No 2011 race Race: Samsung Mobile 500 Where: Texas Motor Speedway When: Saturday, 7:00 p.m. (ET) TV: FOX 2011 Winner: Matt Kenseth (right) NUMERICALLYSPEAKING Drivers who havestarted at least one Sprint Cup race this year Rookies in the top 20in Camping World Truck Series points (John King,TyDillon,Ross Chastain,PaulieHarraka,Max Gresham andDusty Davis) Sprint Cup victories atTexas Motor Speedway by Carl Edwards,top amongall drivers Laps led by TonyStewart in the past 14 Sprint Cup races at TexasMotor Speedway,the mostof any driver6 54 712 3 Dale Earnhardt Jr. at Martinsville Speedway on March 30. Earnhardt is off to a strong start this season.(NAS CAR photo) Alan Kulwicki after winning the 1992 Cup championship.(NASCAR photo) From left, Kelly Earnhardt Miller Tony Eury Jr. and Tony Eury Sr. in 2010.(NASCAR photo) (DIS photo) After Easter: Some drivers on roll, others must hop to it Inspired Inspired Inspired
Commission releasesL ike a baseball player stretching muscles and practicing skills during spring training, the gopher tortoise is emerging from winter dormancy and moving slowly and steadily through the landscape in search of greenery to eat and a new place to dig its burrow. Look for gopher tortoises distinctive domed brown shells and stumpy legs, as these land-dwellers make their way through Floridas open canopy forests and sandy areas. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission asks people to remember that gopher tortoises are good neighbors, so leave them and their burrows alone. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission works with, and is grateful to, the homeowners, landowners, businesses and public agencies willing to share their lands with gopher tortoises and their burrows, said Deborah Burr, the FWCs gopher tortoise plan coordinator. This state has made progress in reversing the decline of gopher tortoises by providing direction to developers, including re-locating tortoises, if necessary, and giving help to people interested in making room for tortoises. Floridas first Gopher Tortoise Management Plan was adopted by the FWC in 2007 and is being updated this year as scheduled. More than 50 individuals and stakeholders already have made suggestions on improving the 2007 plan, and proposed draft revisions to the plan are available online at the GTTAG SharePoint site for review and comment. To comment, go to MyFWC. com /GopherTortoise and click on the Management Plan link. Since the Gopher Tortoise Management Plan took effect in 2007, an annual average of 36,000 acres of gopher tortoise habitat has been restored and managed; protected tortoise habitat expanded by more than 6,500 acres; and more than 4,000 gopher tortoises were humanely relocated from development sites. In addition to changes in Floridas economy, the needs of the gopher tortoise have changed since the plan was first approved in 2007, Burr said. The proposed revisions to the plan include new actions that the FWC and our partners can implement together to improve the status of the species, and help secure viable populations well into the future. She added, There will be public-comment opportunities through July on each improved draft of the plan. In Florida, it is illegal to harm gopher tortoises or their extensive burrows, which provide shelter to more than 350 other native species. Generally, the only time people should pick up and move a gopher tortoise is to help it get across a road. Remember, though, not to put the tortoise in your car. Do point the tortoise in the same direction it was going when you picked it up, but never put it in the water because it is a land animal. The best long-term protection for this state-threatened species is the people who are aware of gopher tortoises needs and happy to share their lawns and lands with the tortoise that can live to 40 to 60 years in the wild.FWC moves forward on plan to manage black bearsThe FWC is moving ahead on its plan to manage and conserve Florida black bears so they are never again at risk of extinction. With the bear population rebounding from about 300 to 3,000 over the past 40 years, the FWC recognizes Floridas conservation success with bears and recommends the states largest land mammal be removed from the threatened species list. The Commissioners discussed the draft Florida Black Bear Management Plan, a proposed black bear conservation rule, and heard public comments and suggestions at a Feb. 9 meeting. The Commissioners are scheduled to take up a revision of the draft plan and the rule during their June meeting. Pointing out a paragraph in the draft bear plan tracking the fall and rise of Floridas bear population, Commissioner Brian Yablonski said, We had 750,000 people in Florida in 1914 and we had roughly 3,000 bears, and here we are at the last data point in 2002 and weve got 17 million people in 2002 and about 3,000 bears. Thats an amazing success story. I think this is a very positive day. The draft bear management plan, released on Nov. 10, 2011, was followed by a two-month period of public input, which included public workshops in Bristol, Naples, DeLand and Gainesville. Floridians offered feedback at the workshops, online where the draft plan was posted at MyFWC.com /Bear, and by mailing written comments. About 2,500 comments were received from private citizens and stakeholder groups on the draft plan. People had the opportunity to speak on Feb. 9. The public commented on issues such as updating bear population estimates, reducing human-bear conflicts and continuing the review of land-use changes impacting bear habitat. Members of the public also expressed opinions on whether to allow bear hunting in Florida and whether taking bears off the states threatened species list would impact bear conservation. 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LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS FRIDAY & SATURDAY, APRIL 13-14, 2012 5B UGA: Spring Saturday Continued From Page 1Bthe fall. Bobo said Murray, who set a school record with 35 TD passes last season, may play only one quar-ter. Hutson Mason will play behind Murray. Christian LeMay is the probable starting quarter-back for the Black team. Bobo said some quarter-backs may play on both teams. Everyone cares because there are a lot of guys out there playing for jobs, Mason said. Georgia plans to hold out Mason as a redshirt this season. LeMay could move up as Murrays top backup. Bobo said Mason, a junior, has not practiced as if he doesnt plan to play in 2012. From day one hes been competing his tail off like he wants to be the starter, and thats the only way hes going to get better, said Bobo of Mason. He has done that from the first day of spring. Day in and day out, hes trying to say Im the best guy on this team and thats the only way hes going to get better. Georgia lost center Ben Jones and tackles Cordy Glenn and Justin Anderson from last years 10-4 team. Offensive line coach Will Friend has tried different combinations this spring. He said his current starting five includes tackles Kolton Houston and Kenarious Gates, guards Chris Burnette and Dallas Lee and center David Andrews. Houston opened spring practice as a guard. Watts Dantzler and Austin Long were other options at right tackle before Houstons move. King said the line is coming together so much, its pretty amazing. The first couple of days our big D-line was just blow-ing them off the ball and just moving them around, King said. Now we kind of see our guys learning from that and not making the same mistakes. It looks great. Players who have been suspended for the start of the season will be available to play on Saturday. Cornerback Sanders Commings was suspended by coach Mark Richt for two games following an arrest on a domestic abuse charge. The other starting corner, Branden Smith, is facing at least a one-game suspension for his arrest on possession of marijuana. All-America free safety Bacarri Rambo also could face a marijuana-related suspension. Alan Ingram, Rambos coach at Seminole County High School in Donalsonville, Ga., said last month Rambo inadver-tently ate marijuana-laced brownies on a spring break trip to Florida and will be suspended for the first four games. Georgia has not issued a statement on Rambos sta-tus. Strong safety Shawn Williams left a scrimmage last week with a knee injury but is not expected to need surgery. Bobo said Tuesday freshman tailback Keith Marshall may miss Saturdays game with a hamstring injury. Bobo had positive reviews for sophomore tailbacks Crowell and Ken Malcome. Crowell was the SEC Freshman of the Year after he ran for 850 yards despite missing two games. A failed drug test resulted in a one-game suspension. Isaiah has practiced well every day, Bobo said. He continued to get bet-ter, becoming more consis-tent and more dependable, somebody that you can depend on. I think that has been his goal. Hes really done a nice job. He knows his assignments a lot bet-ter. Bobo said Malcome is playing with more confi-dence. He has always been a physical looking guy who has played kind of timid, not really knowing what to do and unsure of himself, Bobo said. But last year I think the confidence he got playing at the end of the season has helped him in the spring. Im really pleased with his progress and his attitude. Malcolm Mitchell, one of the teams top receivers as a freshman last season, has moved to cornerback this spring and may be held out on Saturday with a ham-string injury. Petrino, mistress exchanged hundreds of calls, textsBy KURT VOIGTAssociated PressFAYETTEVILLE, Ark. Former Arkansas coach Bobby Petrino and his mistress exchanged more than 4,300 text messag-es and nearly 300 phone calls over the past seven months on game days, before dawn and even as the police report that has-tened his downfall was being released to the pub-lic, according to a review of his business cellphone records by The Associated Press. The messages, among some 300 pages of records released under a Freedom of Information Act request, appear to include picture and video files, though there was no way to ver-ify the content. But the records clearly show a married father of four in frequent contact with Jessica Dorrell, a 25-year-old former Razorbacks vol-leyball player. Petrino was fired Tuesday night for failing to disclose his relation-ship with Dorrell, whom he hired last month with-out disclosing his conflict of interest or the fact he had once paid her $20,000. Athletic director Jeff Long said he had determined their relationship had been ongoing for a significant amount of time, but he did not say for how long. The phone records show that Petrino remained in close contact with Dorrell following the April 1 motor-cycle accident in which Petrino suffered four bro-ken ribs, a cracked neck vertebra and scrapes and bruises. That day, Petrino and Dorrell went for a motor-cycle ride on a two-lane highway southeast of Fayetteville and skidded off the road. Petrino and Dorrell talked for 16 min-utes earlier that day before the crash at 6:45 p.m., and they also had a 22-minute conversation the following day while Petrino was apparently still in the hos-pital recovering. Petrinos accident report was disclosed by state police on April 5, and the two talked 11 times that day. That included a pair of 2-minute calls around 3:30 p.m., when police were releasing the report that for the first time exposed her presence at the acci-dent. Later that evening, as questions swirled about his future at Arkansas, Petrino exchanged four calls with his agent, Russ Campbell, totaling 10 minutes. The cellphone records show Petrino and Dorrell were in contact at least as far back as Sept. 12. The university provided nearly seven months of Petrinos business cell-phone records, and that is the first date listed. Among the findings: Petrino exchanged 91 texts with Dorrell on Sept. 13 and 84 texts with her over five hours on Oct. 28, the day before a game at Vanderbilt. On Oct. 17, the two swapped 73 text mes-sages, and on four days in a row in the week before a loss to eventual national champion Alabama, Petrino called Dorrell early -at 5:52 a.m., 6:35 a.m., 5:49 a.m. and 7:55 a.m. The day Arkansas beat Troy, the two exchanged 70 texts. They exchanged 26 texts the day Arkansas beat Mississippi State and four following the Razorbacks loss to LSU on Nov. 25. Dorrell sent Petrino a text during Arkansas Cotton Bowl win over Kansas State, though the coach didnt reply until the following day. The 51-year-old Petrino was earning an aver-age annual salary of $3.5 million and he had built Arkansas into a national power, including a 21-5 record over the past two seasons and a No. 5 rank-ing in last seasons final AP poll. He was expected to lead the Hogs on a national title run next season, but his career was effectively ended the day of the acci-dent. Petrino didnt disclose Dorrells presence on the ride to Long until 20 minutes before the police report was released to the public. The records show Petrinos six-minute call to Long at 3:11 p.m., during which the coach first told Long of his inappropriate relationship with Dorrell and her presence at the accident. He was on the phone with her a few min-utes later. Petrino has issued a lengthy apology and said he was focused on trying to make amends to his fam-ily. Long, meanwhile, is now a full day into his search for a new coach. Late Wednesday, he tweeted: At this time I have not spo-ken to anyone about the Head Coaching position. Former Arkansas quarterback Ryan Mallett, now with the New England Patriots, tweeted his sup-port for Garrick McGee. The former Razorbacks offensive coordinator was hired as the head coach at UAB in December after four years in Fayetteville. GM only coach Ark should look at if they wanna win now, Mallett wrote. Im talkin about Garrick McGee. He can win at Arkansas. Mallett made clear he was not referring to Gus Malzahn, the former offensive coordinator at Arkansas, Tulsa and Auburn who took the head coaching job at Arkansas State in December. That would be a mistake, Mallett tweeted. ASSOCIATED PRESSIn this Oct. 9, 2010, file photo, Arkansas head coach Bobby Petrino congratulates quarterback Ryan Mallett (15) after a first half touchdown a gainst Texas A&M during an NCAA college football game at Cowboys Stadium in Arling ton, Texas.Saints name Vitt interim coachBy BRETT MARTELAssociated PressNEW ORLEANS The New Orleans Saints have named Joe Vitt as interim coach, despite the top assis-tants six-game suspension for his role in the clubs bounty system. The Saints had to find a one-season replacement for head coach Sean Payton, whose season-long suspen-sion in connection with the bounty scandal begins Monday and runs through the next Februarys Super Bowl. New Orleans general manager Mickey Loomis said in the release Thursday that Vitt will take over on Monday. It is important that we keep Sean Paytons philoso-phy front and center during this season, Loomis said Thursday. Sean has been the driving force behind the tremendous success our team has enjoyed dur-ing the past six years, his leadership will be missed. But we need to set a course of action that gives us the best chance to win this season without our head coach. ... We con-sidered a number of great options to handle Paytons duties both internally and externally, but believe this will provide the most seam-less transition for our play-ers and our coaching staff, allowing our offensive and defensive staffs to remain intact with the fewest changes. This is the same structure we used last season during Seans knee injury. Vitt, who carries the titles of assistant head coach and linebackers coach, briefly stepped in as interim head coach last season when Payton broke his leg. Vitt also was interim coach with St. Louis in 2005 before joining Payton in his first season with New Orleans in 2006. Vitt will be able to oversee the offseason training program and training camp, before stepping aside for the first third of the regular season. The NFL played no role in the decision-making pro-cess. Its the Saints decision, NFL spokesman Greg Aiello said, adding the team did not have to get approval from the league to make Vitt the interim coach. The Saints did not say what their plans will be dur-ing Vitts six-game suspen-sion. We will work through the offseason under this plan and when we get to training camp we will decide on a course of action for the first six weeks of the season, while Joe Vitt is unavailable, Loomis said. We are fortunate to have a great veteran coaching staff well equipped to han-dle this challenge. Joe and Sean have worked closely together to build our pro-gram, one of the most suc-cessful in the NFL in the past six years, and I have the fullest confidence that Joe will continue that suc-cess that Sean has brought us. The Saints assistants who can pick up the slack dur-ing Vitts absence include: offensive coordinator Pete Carmichael, offensive line coach Aaron Kromer and new defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo. Q Carmichael, who also joined the Saints in 2006, began calling plays after Paytons injury last season. Payton allowed Carmichael to continue calling plays through the final 10 regular season games of 2011 as the Saints went 9-1 and broke numerous NFL offensive records. Q Kromer, who also oversees the running game, will be entering his fifth season in New Orleans and like Carmichael has been men-tioned as an up-and-coming head coaching candidate around the NFL. Q Spagnuolo, who was a head coach in St. Louis the past three seasons and defensive coordinator for the New York Giants 2007-08 Super Bowl winning team. The decision gives Saints players a measure of cer-tainty and direction as Mondays first day of the offseason training program approaches. Still looming, however, are possible punishments for between 22 and 27 cur-rent and former Saints defenders that the NFL says participated in the crunch-for-cash bounty sys-tem that disgraced former Saints defensive coordinator has apologized for run-ning for the previous three seasons. The leagues investigation found that Williams bounty system offered off-the-books cash payments of $1,500 for knockouts, in which an opposing play-er was knocked out of a game, or $1,000 for cart-offs, in which an opponent needed help off the field. The league has said the bounty pool grew as large as $50,000. The investigation also found that Payton ini-tially lied about the exis-tence of a bounty pro-gram and instructed his defensive assistants to do the same. Loomis received an eightgame suspension for failing to ensure the program was stopped after the NFL first asked him to do so in early 2010. The franchise, meanwhile, was fined $500,000 and docked second-round draft choices this year and next, although NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has said he may lessen the 2013 penalty by modifying which pick the Saints lose if the club coop-erates with the NFLs ongo-ing probe. Williams, who was hired as defensive coordinator in St. Louis after last sea-son, has been suspended indefinitely. His penalty will be up for review after next season. ASSOCIATED PRESSNew Orleans Saints assistant coach Joe Vitt arrives for a meeting at NFL headquarters in New York on April 5. Vitt w as named the Saints interim head coach on Thursday.
6B LAKE CITY REPORTER ADVICE & PUZZLES FRIDAY & SATURDAY, APRIL 13-14, 2012 DEAR ABBY: My husband and I have been married for 16 years and have two teenagers. Mom died two years ago, and my husband is an only child. How can we tell my widowed father-in-law that we need a weekend to ourselves? Pop, whos 87, lives an hour away and drives to see us every weekend, stay-ing until Monday afternoon. We dont doubt that hes lonely, although he does play bridge twice a week and has dinner with friends occasionally. We love him dearly and would never want to hurt his feelings, but we long for a weekend for just us. How do we ask Pop not to visit? We believe hes still in mourning over the loss of his wife of 60 years. We dont want to add to his heart-ache. -TORN IN TEXAS DEAR TORN: You do need to talk to your father-in-law and set some boundaries. Accomplish it by set-ting a predetermined visitation schedule that allows you time alone with your hus-band and nuclear fam-ily without him being present. A way to get that message across would be to say: Pop, we love you, but we need some time to ourselves, so lets schedule your visits for twice a month. YOU pick the week-ends. ** ** **DEAR ABBY: The neighbor above my apartment has a snor-ing problem. My bedroom is directly below his. Around 10 every night he starts snoring to the point that it sounds like an elephant lives above me. I have to sleep with my TV on and sometimes the radio. Please tell me what to do. Should I con-front this neighbor? Should I complain to management? Or should I just live with it? -FED UP IN NEW JERSEY DEAR FED UP: Write your neighbor a letter and explain to him there is a prob-lem. He may not know that he snores. If hes snoring steadily, but stops for 20 or 30 sec-onds before starting again, it could indicate that he has a serious medical condition that should be discussed with his doctor. If the apartment above you has poor insulation, a carpet under his bed could muffle some of the sound. Playing a tape of white noise could block it out more restfully than your television or radio. Or, because adequate sleep is so important, you could ask a real estate attorney about the possibility of breaking your lease and leaving without penalty. ** ** ** DEAR ABBY: I am a 23-year-old woman who will graduate from college soon. I am looking to undergo a post-college make-over. I want to find some clothes that will work in the profes-sional world, but also mix for more casual environments. Taking a recent college grads budget for this into account, what signa-ture pieces should a young female have in her wardrobe? And what tips do you have for building a great collection over time? -YOUNG, BROKE, BUT FABULOUS DEAR Y.B.F.: Start with two suits -one with a jacket and matching skirt, the other with jacket and slacks. Make both suits interchangeable and in a neutral color -black, navy or beige -whatever looks best on you. Add a couple of blouses and sweater sets, several pairs of shoes and a good handbag. Make sure to look for clas-sic styles rather than trendy, and you will have the basis for a business wardrobe and the beginning of a great collection. ** ** **Dear Abby is written by Abigail Van Buren, also known as Jeanne Phillips, and was founded by her moth-er, Pauline Phillips. Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. ** ** **What teens need to know about sex, drugs, AIDS and getting along with peers and parents is in What Every Teen Should Know. Send your name and mail-ing address, plus check or money order for $7 (U.S. funds) to: Dear Abby, Teen Booklet, P.O. Box 447, Mount Morris, IL 61054-0447. (Shipping and handling are included in the price.) HOROSCOPES DEAR ABBY CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Rick Schroder, 42; Ron Perlman, 62; Al Green, 66; Paul Sorvino, 73. Happy Birthday: Setbacks will force you to take a second look and make the necessary adjustments. Use your head and think matters through. You have what it takes to push your way to the top. Using muscle and persuasive dialogue will lead to success and greater stability. Dont just take part; run the show. Your numbers are 6, 8, 12, 23, 27, 33, 41. ARIES (March 21April 19): Dont waste time on difficult people. You must focus on the positive and strive to use your ideas to help you build a better life. Putting up with demand-ing individuals will only get you down and lead nowhere. Change is needed. ++ TAURUS (April 20May 20): Welcome any challenge that comes your way. It will be easy to impress everyone with the way you handle competition. Use your charm and communica-tion skills to ferret out information that will allow you to win favors and approval. +++++ GEMINI (May 21June 20): Troubles at home will spill over into your professional life. You have to separate your dealings before you end up handling both work and home poorly. Focus on what you can change and enlist people who can help you. +++ CANCER (June 21-July 22): Speak up about the way you feel, but dont make major changes before you have been given the OK. A move that affects other people must be handled cautiously, or you may end up look-ing bad and causing financial and emotional stress. +++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Dont leap when one step at a time will bring you better results. You will miss out on an opportunity if you are too aggressive or try to do everything on your own. Enlist the help of someone whose skills complement your own. +++ VIRGO (Aug. 23Sept. 22): Take a pass if money is an issue. Avoid lending, borrow-ing or misplacing money and possessions. Dont trust anyone to do a job that requires your undivided attention and skill. Take care of your own business and excel. +++++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Get away, do some-thing that makes you feel good or spend time with someone you love. The peace of mind you gain from rest and relax-ation will help you make a decision regarding how you will proceed with future prospects. +++++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Let your imagination wander. The direction you pursue and the plans you make will excite someone who can help you achieve the success you desire. Lay down some ground rules before you get started. ++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Dont cover up someone elses mistake. You have to protect your personal and professional posi-tion. Someone is likely to misinterpret you in order to make you look bad. Fight for your rights and avoid untrust-worthy people. ++++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Size up your situation financially and domestically. You may have to downsize or make some changes at home in order to feel comfortable with your current position. Providing a space that can be used for extra income will pay off. +++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Put love first. If you feel strongly about something or someone, speak up and make decisions that will help stabilize your situ-ation. Being diverse and adaptable will work in your favor. Taking con-trol will command attention. +++ PISCES (Feb. 19March 20): Dont look in the obvious places for help. You cannot rely on friends or relatives, but you can enlist the help of a group or an acquaintance working toward the same goal. Sharing common inter-ests will bring the best results. ++++ Birthday Baby: You are encouraging and determined, ready for any challenge you encounter. 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The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below.All creditors of Decedent and other persons having claims or demands against Decedents estate, on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF TIME OF THE FIRSTPUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTYDAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM.All other creditors of Decedent and other persons having claims or de-mands against Decedents estate, must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THREE MONTHS AF-TER THE DATE OF THE FIRSTPUBLICATION 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 PERIODS SETFORTH ABOVE, ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OF MORE AFTER DECE-DENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED.The date of first publication of this notice is April 6, 2012.JANICE IRWINPersonal Representative 290 SE Fantasy GlenLake City, Florida 3202402500076April 6, 13, 2012 NOTICE OFPUBLIC HEARINGCONCERNING AVARIANCE AS PROVIDED FOR IN THE COLUM-BIACOUNTYLAND DEVELOP-MENTREGULATIONS BYTHE BOARD OF ADJUSTMENTOF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA, NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN that, pursuant to the Columbia County Land Development Regulations, as amended, hereinafter referred to as the Land Development Regulations, as amended, objections, recommen-dations and comments concerning the variance, as described below, will be heard by the Board of Adjust-ment of Columbia County, Florida, at a public hearing on April 26, 2012, at 7:00 p.m., or as soon there-after as the matter can be heard, in the Columbia County Extension Of-fice, located at 164 Southwest Mary Ethel Lane, Lake City, Florida. V0285, a petition by Stephen W. Daignault and Victoria S. Daignault, to request a variance be granted from the requirements of Section 4.7.7 of the Land Development Regulations allowing a decrease of the west front setback from 25 feet to 15 feet with-in a RESIDENTIAL, SINGLE FAMILY-2 (RSF-2) zoning district in accordance with a site plan dated November 15, 2011, and submitted as part of a petition filed March 21, 2012, to be located on property de-scribed, as follows:Aparcel of land lying within Section 28, Township 3 South, Range 16 East, Columbia County, Florida.Be-ing more particularly described, as follows:Lot 32 of the Emerald Lake Subdivision,as recorded in the PubLegallic Records of Columbia County, Florida.Containing 0.60 acre, more or less.The public hearing may be continued to one or more future dates.Any in-terested party shall be advised that the date, time and place of any con-tinuation of the public hearing shall be announced during the public hear-ing and that no further notice con-cerning the matter will be published, unless said continuation exceeds six calendar weeks from the date of the above referenced public hearing.At the aforementioned public hear-ing, all interested parties may appear to be heard with respect to the var-iance.Copies of the variance are available for public inspection at the Office of the County Planner, County Admin-istrative Offices located at 135 Northeast Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida, during regular business hours.All persons are advised that if they decide to appeal any decision made at the above referenced public hear-ing, they will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such pur-pose, they may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the tes-timony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons need-ing a special accommodation or an interpreter to participate in the pro-ceeding should contact Lisa K. B. Roberts, at least seven (7) days prior to the date of the hearing.Ms. Rob-erts may be contacted by telephone at (386)758-1005 or by Telecommu-nication Device for Deaf at (386)758-2139.05531974April 13, 2012 NOTICE OFPUBLIC HEARINGCONCERNING ASPECIALEX-CEPTION AS PROVIDED FOR IN THE COLUMBIACOUNTYLAND DEVELOPMENTREGULATIONSBYTHE BOARD OF ADJUST-MENTOF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA, NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN that, pursuant to the Colum-bia County Land Development Reg-ulations as amended, hereinafter re-ferred to as the Land Development Regulations, comments, objections and recommendations concerning the special exception as described be-low, will be heard by the Board of Adjustment of Columbia County, Florida, at a public hearing on April 26, 2012 at 7:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter can be heard, in the Columbia County Extension Office, located at 164 Southwest Mary Ethel Lane, Lake City, Florida.SE 0518, a petition by Ron Preston and Cindy Preston, to request a spe-cial exception be granted as provided for in Section 4.5.7 of the Land De-velopment Regulations to allow for a travel trail park or campground with-in an AGRICULTURE-3 (A-3) zon-ing district and in accordance with a site plan dated March 15, 2012, and submitted as part of a petition dated March 22, 2012, to be located on property described, as follows:Aparcel of land lying within Section 19, Township 6 South, Range 16 East, Columbia County, Florida.Be-ing more particularly described, as follows:Commence at the intersec-tion of the East line of said Section 19 and the North right-of-way line of U.S. Highway 27 (State Road 20); thence North 4851' West, along said North right-of-way line of U.S. Highway 27 (State Road 20) a dis-tance of 377.00 feet to the Point of Beginning; thence continue North 4851' West still along said North right-of-way line of U.S. Highway 27 (State Road 20) a distance of 302.00 feet; thence North 0145West 630.00 feet; thence North 8815' East 510.00 feet to said East line of said Section 19; thence South 0145East, along said East line of Section 19 a distance of 560.00 feet; thence South 8815East 210.00 feet; thence South 0145East 210.00 feet; thence South 4315' West 93.70 feet to the Point of Be-ginning.Containing 7.99 acres, more or less.The public hearing may be continued to one or more future dates.Any in-terested party shall be advised that the date, time and place of any con-tinuation of the public hearing shall be announced during the public hear-ing and that no further notice con-cerning the matter will be published.At the aforementioned public hear-ing, all interested parties may appear Legalto be heard with respect to the spe-cial exception.Copies of the special exception are available for public inspection at the Office of the County Planner, Coun-ty Administrative Offices, 135 Northeast Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida, during regular business hours.All persons are advised that if they decide to appeal any decision made at the above referenced public hear-ing, they will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such pur-pose, they may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the tes-timony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons need-ing a special accommodation or an interpreter to participate in the pro-ceeding should contact Lisa K. B. Roberts, at least seven (7) days prior to the date of the hearing.Ms. Rob-erts may be contacted by telephone at (386)758-1005 or by Telecommu-nication Device for Deaf at (386)758-2139.05531975March 13, 2012 100Job Opportunities05531978EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COLUMBIACOUNTY Columbia County is accepting applications for on-call tournament Maintenance Worker I Landscape & Parks Department. Duties include manual labor, raking infields, moving bases, cleaning restrooms, trash disposal and other tasks to ensure a safe and clean tournament environment. Minimum requirements: High school diploma/GED, 18 years of age. One year experience in housekeeping or custodial work; labor experience in construction, maintenance & repair work. Must possess valid Fl drivers license. Salary is $10.02/hour, NO BENEFITS Work days are usually Saturday and Sunday from 7:30 AM until the last game ends. This an as needed position with no guaranteed numberof hours Successful applicant must pass preemployment physical, drug screening and criminal history background. Applications may be obtained at the Human Resources Office Board of County Commissioners, 135 NE Hernando, Suite 203, Lake City, FL 32055, (386)719-2025, TDD (386)758-2139 or our website (www.columbiacountyfla.com), Applications must be received on or before 04/27/12. AA/EEO/ADA/VPEmployer. 05531990Managers and Assistant Managers Join a team of managers in the Convenience store business. Now accepting applications for qualified people for Lake city. We offer a competitive salary, weekly pay, bonus, incentives, paid holidays, and vacation. Must have retail experience and willing to work a flexible schedule. Fax Resume to: 352-333-1161 Attn: Tammy Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 05532065PAYLESS SHOESOURCE, leader in family footwear, is looking for Store Managers for North Central Florida. Competitive salary and benefits along with career growth opportunities. Please contact Chris.Fuori@payless.com with resume. 100Job OpportunitiesCDLClass A Truck Driver Flatbed or Van exp. for F/TSE area. 3 years exp or more. Medical benefits offered. Contact Melissa or Sandy@ 386-935-2773 CDLDrivers Wanted, dedicated routes, Target Account, Out of Lake City, FL Call Willie 229-630-0021 COUNTRYSTORE Manager Needed for Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park.Looking for energetic person who works well with the public. Work schedule flexible, must be able to work nights and weekends. Send resume to: General Manager, 3076 95th Drive Live Oak, Fl 32060 NOWHIRING!!! We are now hiring experienced Class ADrivers Excellent benefits package including health, dental and 401K. All applicants MUSTHave: Class ACDLwith X endorsements. 1 yr tractor-trailer experience with a t/t school certification or 2 yrs. tractor-trailer experience without the certification. 25 yrs or older Please apply online at floridarockandtanklines.com 1-866-352-7625. Sales Position available for motivated individual Rountree Moore Toyota, Great benefits, paid training/vacation. Exp. a plus but not necessary. Call Anthony Cosentino 386-623-7442 The Health Centerof Lake City has an opening for a Receptionist. The qualified candidate must be able to perform secretarial functions, have professional telephone skills, maintain a professional appearance and be able to multitask under any situation presented. Apply in person with resume to 560 SWMcFarlane Avenue, Lake City, FL. EOE, ADA, Drug Free Workplace WE ARELOOKING for an Experienced (2+ yrs.) OTR Driver. Please Call 1-877-745-8730 to receive an application. 120Medical Employment05531999MEDICALASSISTANT Requirements: Phlebotomy certified with min. 1 yr. exp. Please email resume to email@example.com 240Schools & Education05531665Interested in a Medical Career?Express Training offers courses for beginners & exp Nursing Assistant, $479next class-04/16/12 Phlebotomy national certifica-tion, $800 next class-05/07/12 LPN 09/10/12 Fees incl. books, supplies, exam fees. Call 386-755-4401 or expresstrainingservices.com 310Pets & Supplies 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. 407Computers DELLComputer $100.00 386-755-9984 or 386-292-2170 420Wanted to Buy Wanted Junk Cars, Trucks, Vans. $300 & up CASH! Free Pick Up! NO title needed !386-878-9260 After 5pm 386752-3648. 430Garage Sales ESTATE SALE, Fri. 4/13, & Sat. 4/14, 8-5 p.m. Sun. 4/15, 1-5 p.m., 676 NWClubview Cir., Lake City Country Club area, antiques, silver, china, funiture, etc. FRI. 4/13, SAT. 4/14, SUN. 4/15, 8-?, 1081 SWJamestown Gln., off Sisters Welcome, then Grandview Ave., furn., kitchen, lot of misc. PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. Y ard Sale/Car Wash, Sat. 4/14, 7-12 p.m., at Gateway Baptist Church, 3252 SWSR 247, 3 miles S. of Hwy 90 on Brandford Hwy. 440Miscellaneous 180 JOHN DEERE 38 Cut Lawn Tractor 17HPKawasaki Engine with bagger. Lots of extras $300. SOLD LIKE NEW Love Bug Car Screen $15.00 Call 386-758-6886 OLD POST CARD COLLECTION Call for details $75.00 386-758-6886 QUEEN SIZE SHEET $15.00 Set Call 386-758-6886 WINDOWUNIT AIR CONDITIONER 15,000 BTU $200.00 Call 386-397-2952 WINDOWUNIT AIR CONDITIONER 12,000 BTU $125.00 Call 386-397-2952 WINDOWUNIT AIR CONDITIONER 6,000 BTU $75.00 Call 386-397-2952 630Mobile Homes forRent2 BR/2 BAWellborn $450.00 dep. $450.00 mo. 386-623-9650 2 BR/2BA, Very clean, furnished, in the country, $600 mo. plus utilities. NO PETS. Call 386-935-2461 3 BR/2 BA, completely refurbished, appliances furnished, $775 month. & $775 deposit 386-752-7578 Country Living, 16 Wide, 3bdrm,$550.mo. Very clean, NO PETS! Refs & dep reqd. 386-758-2280 Country Living 3 BR/2BA, exc. cond., includes all appl., garbage pickup & water. No pets, off of 252/Pinemount, 386-752-5617. LOVELYSWMH 3/2, Built 2006 on 2 fenced acres in Olustee. $700 mo. Income & rental history verif. 904-349-5192 owner/agent. 640Mobile Homes forSale3/2 1,446sq. ft. on 2 acres, with all the upgrades, built in 2010 & shows like a model. $79,900 MLS #78520 REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers, 386-867-1271
FRIDAY& SATURDAY, APRIL13-14, 2012 CLASSIFIEDLAKE CITYREPORTER 9B Sell Your Vehicle, Motorcycle or Watercraft To Get Your Vehicle Sold, Call Mary (386) 755-5440 Bring the picture in or wewill take it for you!If you dont sell your vehicle during the first 10 days, you can run the same vehicle ad for 10 additional days for only $16.00 s9OURADRUNSCONSECUTIVEDAYSWITHADESCRIPTIONANDPHOTOs9OUMUSTINCLUDEVEHICLEPRICEs!LLADSAREPREPAIDs0RIVATEPARTYONLY 4ERMSANDCONDITIONSREMAINTHE SAMEFORTHEADDITIONALRUN 10 DaysONLY$42 2006 EF250 Ford Van3/4 ton, metal work shelves/ladder rack, 60K miles, exc. cond.$10,500Call386-623-9026 Sample Ad Enjoy the peace and quiet, surounded by privacy of 2.36 acres this home has lots of room to roam. Home features 3brs/2ba has formal living room, dining room, large den with fireplace, Florida room with lots of windows and overlooking a beautiful back yard. Large kitchen with a breakfast area and lots of cabinets. Craft room which could be a 4th bedroom. Double car garage and a double car carport. Garage has lots of built in cabinets for storage. So much to see. MLS # 80206 $172,000 BANK SAYS SELL!!! 625 SW Fairway Drive. This brick 5br/3ba home in the county club has a lot of potential with some TLC. Home is on the golf course. Built in 1973 and has approx. 2,350 sq. ft. Double garage Listed below appraiasal value. $99,000 MLS# 80072 THE DARBY-ROGERS CO.www.c21darbyrogers.comCall Deborah MylesBroker-Associate386-719-1224 Sunday Noon4 P.M.309 NW Bridgewater Terrace, Cobblestone Estates, newer custom built 4/3 w/granite, hardwood, replaces, wood trim through-out. $424,000. #23764029 Forsalebyowner.comCall Owner 386-965-0189 Like New AccordV6, sun roof, spoiler, etc. 38,000 mi., 1 owner, garage kept, full warranty. Reduced to$18,900Call386-752-1364 or 386-965-4340 SOLD IT FAST IN THE CLASSIFIEDSSelling your stuff is simple with a little help from the Lake City Reporter Classifieds. Let our sales team help you place an ad today, in print and online! Call 386-755-5440 or go to www.lakecityreporter.com 640Mobile Homes forSale44X12 Covered Front Porch, 4/2 manf. home, sky lights, large closets, 2,560 sq. ft. all on 5 acres, $99,000 MLS 79826 Derington Properties 386-965-4300 Beautiful 1 acre lot in great location with a 14x70 2/2 Fleetwood only $1,500 down and $249 mo. Call Dave Ammons 386-292-6290 email: firstname.lastname@example.org EASTSIDE VILLAGE!Retirement community. breakfast nook, screened porch. Community. pool & clubhouse. $62,900 MLS 79878 DeringtonProperties 386-965-4300 FACTORYOUTLETPRICES (4) Brand New Doublewides by Jacobsen under $50,000. All new homes in del-set-skirting-steps and central AC. Only At North Pointe Homes in Gainesville on Hwy. 441. Call 352-872-5566. HUGE 32X80 4/2 $65,955 New 2012 Home has 9 ft. ceilings and Huge Man Cave Family Room. 2,300 sq. ft. Price incl. del-set-AC-shirt-steps. North Pointe Homes. Pre-approval by Phone, Hwy. 441 Gainesville, 352-872-5566. I Specialize In Repos and Used Mobile Home, $6,500 and up Call Paula Ammons 386-292-6290 email: email@example.com LIKE NEW!3BR/2BAMH On 1 acre is move-in Ready ONLY$65,000 DANIELCRAPPS AGENCY INC. 755-5110 #79728 Mobile Home Wanted Singlewide or Doublewide, good condition, Reasonable offer will pay cash. Call 386-288-8379 Mossey Oak Homes Factory Outlet New 2012 3/2 $36,900, New 4/2 $39,900 & New 4/2 $59,900, Incl. delv., set-up, ac, etc. First Coast Homes 386-752-1452 Palm HarborHomes Red Tag Sale Over 10 Stock Units Must Go Save up to $35K 800-622-2832 ext. 210 P rice Reduced! 2006 Fleetwood Annv. Series 3/2 plus office, split bdr. plan, privacy fence, lg. kitch.. Patti Taylor@ Access Realty MLS #78411 $63,900, 623-6896 R eady to Move In, 4 BR/2 BA, over 2,000 sq. ft., lots of upgrades, $2,500 down $399 mo., possible owner fin. First Coast Homes (386) 752-1452. Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert, 386-397-3473, 4/2 on10 acres in Bell. 2,200 heated sqft. in country, Bring all offers! $89,000 MLS#76582 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert, 386-397-3473, Lg. home in s/d on 2 acres! Will have fishing rights to Lake at Timberlake, Sold As Is $49,900 MLS#74862. WOODGATE VILLAGE!3BR 2BADWMH w/fenced yd, carport & wkshop $39,900 DANIELCRAPPS AGENCY INC. 755-5110 #79078 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRent 05531989Best deal in town!WINDSONG APTS386-758-8455 2/1 w/garage & washer/dryer hookups. West side of town, Call for details 386-755-6867 2BR/1.5 BAw/garage 5 minutes from VAhospital and Timco. Call for details. 386-365-5150 ALandlord You Can Love! 2 br Apts $575. & up + sec. Great area. CH/Awasher/dryer hookups. 386-758-9351/352-208-2421 Amberwood Hills Apts. Private Patio area. Beautiful yard. Washer/dryer hkup. Free water & sewer. 1/1, 2/1. Move in special. 386-754-1800. wwwmyflapts.com Columbia Arms Apt. located 1/2 mi from V.A. & Winn Dixie. Pet Friendly. Pool laundry & balcony. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com Great area Wof I-75, spacious deluxe 2br apts, some w/garage. W/D hookups, patio, $600-750 + Sec. 386-965-3775 or 965-5560 Greentree Townhouse Move In Madness. 2/1, 2/1.5. Free water & sewer. Balcony & patio. Laundry. Behind Kens on Hwy 90. 386-754-1800 wwwmyflapts.com NICE Apt Downtown. Remodeled 1 bedroom. Kitchen, dining, living room. $450. mo plus sec. 386-362-8075 or 386-754-2951 Redwine Apartments Pets welcome. with 5 complexes, we have a home for you. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com Updated Apt, w/tile floors/fresh paint. Great area. 386-752-9626 Wayne ManorApts. Spacious 2bedroom washer/dryer. Behind Kens off Hwy 90. 386-754-1800 www .myflapts.com WindsorArms Apartments. Move in! 2/1, 2/1.5, 2/2. Pet Friendy. Free 200 ch. Dish. Washer/dryer hkup.386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com 730Unfurnished Home ForRent1br/1ba Free ele. Utilities incl. 4mi S. Lake City. $300dep. $375mo. 386-590-0642 or 386-867-1833www.suwanneevalleyproperties.com 2 BR/1BALake City, $650 dep. $650 mo. No Pets, 386-623-9650 730Unfurnished Home ForRent3 BR/21/2 BALake City $1,550 dep. $1,550 mo. 386-623-9650 3 BR/2BAWhite Springs $840 dep. $840 mo. 386-623-9650 3 BR/2 BA, 2 Car Garage 1st + last, $1,000 mo Call Scott, 352-318-8117 3/2, CH/A. all appliances, fenced, carport New carpet. $850 mo, 1st, last, sec. 560 SE St Johns St. 386-697-8893 or 305-962-2666. 3br/1.5ba. Very clean, Block great area. CH/A& indoor laundry. Carport & Fenced (privacy) back yard. $800. mo $800. dep. (941)920-4535 CUTE & CONVENIENT 2brApartment. Close to downtown. $485. mo $585 dep. No pets 386-344-2170 750Business & Office Rentals05531577OFFICE SPACE for Lease 576 sq' $450/mth900 sq' $600/mth 3568 sq' $2973/mth8300 sq' $5533/mth also Bank Building Excellent Locations Tom Eagle, GRI (386) 961-1086 DCARealtor Commercial Building 30 x 40 on 4 acres for lease on SR 247 $595.00 dep. $595.00 mo. 386-623-9650 COMMERCIALPROPERTY FOR LEASE, 15,000 Sq. ft.,with office area, $1,800 month. Call 386-438-8555 ForRent orLease: Former Doctors office, Former professional office & Lg open space: avail on East Baya Ave. Competitive rates. Weekdays 386-984-0622 evenings/weekends 497-4762 Midtown Commercial Center, Suite w/warehouse. Call Vicki or Joe 386-935-2832. 770Condos ForRent 3 BR/3 BAon golf course in Country Club area, remodeled, hardwood floors, fireplace, $1,200 mo. 1st+last+sec. 386-362-4216. 805Lots forSale 1 to 5 acre lots paved roads Falling Creek area, $300 down $300 a month. Call 386-623-0232. Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert 386-397-3473, Beautiful lot on Suwannee River, well & septic (above ground) both 5-6 yrs. old., $45,000 MLS #78842 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert 386-397-3473, 20 acre wooded tract, very nice piece of land, 10 mi. from Cedar Key, Price to Sell! $50,000 MLS#78886 805Lots forSale 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 3/2 1,809sq. ft., corner lot walkability to grocery stores, rest. & doctors offices. $79,900 MLS#79574 REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 3/2 Brick, metal roof, fenced backyard, conv. to VAHosp., Timco, Fla. Gateway Coll., $77,700 MLS #80464, REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271. 3/2 on .50 acre built in 2005. Owners pride shows here. Lots of storage and upgrades. MLS #79880. GingerParkerHallmark Real Estate (386) 365-2135. 3BR/1BAW/1,296SqFt convenient to downtown $58,000 DANIELCRAPPS AGENCYINC. 755-5110 #80227 BRICK 3/2with granite in kitchen & baths, new flooring, great room & 24x24 detached gar./workshop. $112,500 MS 80254 Derington Properties 386-965-4300 Century 21 The Darby Rogers Company 3/2 w/office & den., scrd. porch, above ground pool, approx. 2,204 sq. ft. $195,000, MLS #80340, 386-752-6575 Century 21 The Darby Rogers Company Enjoy the past, 4 BR/2BAin Branford. Newer A/C, metal roof, well maint. $64,900 MLS#80381, 386-752-6575 Century 21 The Darby Rogers Company 3BR/2BA, 1,900 sq. ft., large master suite, scrd. porch, 4.94 acres in Live Oak, $79,000, MLS#80476, 386-752-6575 Century 21 The Darby Rogers Company Large brick in est. subdv. 3BR/2BA, 1,684 sq. ft., Needs TLC. $94,900 MLS #80211, 386-752-6575 Century 21 The Darby Rogers Company 4BR/2 and 1 partial bath, 5.05+ acres, vaulted ceilings, fireplace, granite, $240,000 MLS#80446, 386752-6575 Century 21 The Darby Rogers Company, Needs a little love,3 BR/2BA, flagstone fireplace, lg. eat-in kit., 2 car gar., $86,000 MLS#80450, 386-752-6575 Charming Brick home w/screened in garage for outdoor entertaining. Quiet neighborhood. MLS #78440. Teresa Spradley-Hallmark Real Estate (386) 365-8343. Coldwell Bank Bishop Realty 3BR/2BA, 1,590 sq. ft., screen porch, workshop, fenced backyard. $97,500 MLS#74542 Mary Brown Whitehurst 386-965-0887 Coldwell Bank Bishop Realty Great location, building w/lots of space, floor area adaptable for business. $229,900, MLS#80346, Elaine K. Tolar 386-755-6488 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty 3 BR/2BA, 1,474 sq. ft, 2 car gar., deck, freshly painted, new carpet, $109,900 MLS#79581, Mary Brown Whitehurst 386-965-0887 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Brick 4BR/2.5 BA, wood floors, large back porch, carport, super investment, $63,900 MLS#79970 Elaine K. Tolar 386-755-6488 810Home forSale Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Exc. location. 1,512 sq. ft. + 210 sq. ft. room, recent remodeling. $94,500 MLS#79838 Mary Brown Whitehurst 386-965-0887 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty 4BR/3BA, on lake, many upgrades, $299,000 MLS#76085 Elaine K. Tolar 386-755-6488 or Mary Brown Whitehurst 965-0887 Family Wanted. 3/2 Home with over 1,600 sqft. Fireplace, large private fenced backyard! MLS #79943. Paula Lawrence Hallmark Real Estate (386) 623-1973 Home Retreat! Immaculate Home. Outdoor kitchen, fenced pool/patio. MLS #80393 Teresa Spradley Hallmark Real Estate (386) 365-8343 LARGE 2,000+SqFt 3BR/2BA home near schools & shopping ONLY$28,500 DANIELCRAPPS AGENCY, INC. 755-5110 #77505 Live on a Golf Course. 3/2 brick on 1/2 ac. Formal living, dining & family room. 2 car garage. Reduced $119,900, 386-984-5217 LOCATED IN Nice Retirement Community (Eastside Subdv.). House rebuilt in 2011, all new features. Comes fully furnished, ready to move in. 2 BR/1 BA, 1 car garage, $65,000 FIRM!, 775-537-1960 NEAR SUMMERSELEM! 3BR/2BAw/1,705 SqFt w/FP$119,500 DANIEL CRAPPS AGENCYINC. 755-5110 #80463 Picadilly Park Area, Nice Brick 3/2 on large .836 acre lot. Fenced back yard, work shop, pole barn. Patti Taylor@Access Realty MLS #78989 $129,900, 623-6896. Poole Realty, Donna Dawson, Lake view, newly remodeled, 5BR/5BA, balcony, spiral stairs to patio, on one acre. $295,000 MLS#78495, 386-288-5679 Poole Realty Glenda McCall, 3/2 in 55+ Eastside Retirement Comm., w/Florida room, lg. kit., patio, sprinkler, 2 car gar.$135,000 MLS#79546, 386-208-5244 810Home forSale Poole Realty Kellie Shirah, 4/2, 2,100+sq. ft. huge master br. w/walk-in closet, screened back porch, detached gar., $184,000 MLS #80283, 386-208-3847. Poole Realty Kellie Shirah, BIG House, 2,100 sqft. 10ceilings, on beautiful 10 ac., incl. outdoor bld. 18x25, $259,000, MLS #80224, 386-208-3847 Live Oak, FL Poole Realty, Kellie Shirah, Furn. River Front on the Suwannee, 5 acr., home is deceivingly spacious and can entertain plenty. $127,000. MLS#80271 386-208-3847 Poole Realty, William Golightly, 3/1 Brick mins. from everything, wood laminate flooring, fenced around 2 sides, 1 car gar., $95,000 MLS# 80275, 386-590-6681 PRICE SLASHED!3BR/2BA Brick home REMODELED! Fenced backyard $69,500 DANIELCRAPPS AGENCY INC. 755-5110 #78340 Refreshing! Looking for a clean home inside and out, this is it! 3/2, 1,600 sqft. Nice area MLS #80191 Janet Creel Hallmark Real Estate (386) 719-0382 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert 386-397-3473, 4/2 lrg. home on 1 acre. Granite floors, open kit. & Fla. room, wrap around front porch, $129,000 MLS#77292 Room to Run. Desirable Location on an acre of land. 3/2, 1,300 sqft. brick home. MLS #80332 Jay Sears Hallmark Real Estate (386) 867-1613 Victorian on 2.66 acres. Double deck porches, fireplaces, incls. triplewide MH, Total of 9 BR/3 BA. PattiTaylor@ Access Realty MLS #71594, $149,900, 623-6896 820Farms & Acreage4 acres, Wellborn, New Well installed, Beautifully wooded w/cleared Home Site, owner fin, no down, $39,900, $410 mon Call 352-215-1018 www.LandOwnerFinancing.com Owner Financed land with only $300 down payment. Half to ten ac lots. 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10B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS FRIDAY & SATURDAY, APRIL 13-14, 2012 GBTIJPOXBUDIBTUZFBSQSJDFCBTFEPOTJNJMBSJUFNOPUTIPXO UIJTZFBS #'FWFSZEBZ GBJSBOETRVBSF OPHBNFT OPHJNNJDLT EPUIF NBUI PSJHJOBM MBTUZFBS PGG%" $)$#++ #)'+PGG$"XJUI$EBZDPVQPO43Y##Y3Y8 ASSOCIATED PRESSIn this Oct. 20, 2007 file photo, LSU coach Les Miles is es corted onto the field prior to a football game against Auburn in Baton Rouge, La. The Bobby Petrino saga has left unsavory trails of deceit, including a troubling perception about th e relationship between coaches and the police who handle security for them around the Southe astern Conference a region where college football reigns supreme. When Petrino wre cked his motorcycle in the hills outside of Fayetteville on April 1, the person he trusted mo st to handle the immediate aftermath was Arkansas State Police Captain Lance King, wh o provided security for the team at Razorback games.SEC football programs, law officers have long historyBy DAVID BRANDTAssociated PressThe Bobby Petrino saga has drawn attention to an often overlooked aspect of big-time college football: The relationship between coaches and the police who handle security for them. Around the Southeastern Conference, providing side-line security for SEC pro-grams is considered cov-eted duty. Some officers travel to away games, a cost paid for mostly by the schools. In can range from volunteer duty to part of the officers regular schedule. Arkansas State Police Captain Lance King, who provided security for Petrino at Razorback games, got the call from the coach when he wrecked his motorcycle. King was cleared of any wrongdoing and its not unusual for marquee col-lege coaches to have at least a causal relationship with the law enforcement officials who work closely with the program. We consider it an honor because college football is such a public part of life in the south, said Mississippi Highway Patrol Maj. Billy Mayes, a 31-year veteran of the MHP who graduated from Ole Miss in 1981. But from my point of view, the relationship is strictly busi-ness. Some coaches are more personable than oth-ers. Ed Orgeron didnt talk to us much. Houston Nutt did. In the Petrino case, the coach felt comfortable enough to with King to have the officer handle the crucial minutes following the crash. Since the incident, Petrino has been fired with cause in the wake of explo-sive details of the crash and attempted cover-up, including lying about details of the accident, infidelity and workplace favoritism. Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long found that the coach made a conscious decision to mislead the university in the aftermath of the crash, including that 25-year-old Jessica Dorrell was on the motorcycle with him during the accident. Longs role in that aftermath was examined by the Arkansas State Police, but the department conclud-ed he did not violate any State Police policy or state laws. At LSU, the state police escort began back in the late 1970s when Jerry Stovall was coach, accord-ing to State Police Capt. Doug Cain. The trooper for current LSU coach Les Miles is Sgt. Bryan Madden, who has handled the assignment since 2008 was an LSU player.