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By TONY BRITT firstname.lastname@example.org When Tropical Storm Debby began dumping rain on Columbia County and forcing residents from their homes, several members of the Church On The Way, took it upon themselves to help those affected by the water. Some two weeks after the storm, members of the church are continuing their efforts to help in the recovery effort. We were out in the beginning of the storm helping houses not flooded, digging trenches, and rerouting water through neigh borhoods, said Dale Tompkins, lead pastor at Church On The Way. Later that day it turned into going and rescuing some people that were stranded and getting some boats and boat back into some high areas where the waters had risen to roof lines. Tompkins said a family of seven called a church member and told him the water was in their home, rising faster than they could get out and members of the church COURTESY Church On The Way members use a canoe to reach flooded homes. CALL US: (386) 752-1293 SUBSCRIBE TO THE REPORTER: Voice: 755-5445 Fax: 752-9400 Opinion ............... 4A People ................. 2A Obituaries ............. 5A Advice & Comics ....... 6-7B Puzzles ............... 6-7B TODAY IN PEOPLE Rolling Stones mark 50th. COMING SUNDAY A new twist for political forum. 91 73 T-Storm Chance WEATHER, 2A Lake City ReporterFRIDAY & SATURDAY, JULY 13-14, 2012 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | 75LAKECITYREPORTER COM WEEKEND EDITION 1AVol. 138, No 122 Old-fashioned peanut boil SHOWCASE SHOWDOWN By LAURA HAMPSON email@example.com T oday hundreds of softball players are stepping up to the plate for the start of a three-day showcase that is expected to bring 4,000 visi tors and more than $1 million in economic impact to Lake City and Columbia County. The countys Southside Recreation Complex is hosting 94 teams for the Jacksonville Storm Softball Associations Summer Showcase, where players will put their skills on display for more than 40 college recruiters. Traffic is expected to be extremely heavy near the complex on Bascom Norris Road, said Harvey Campbell, executive direc tor of the Tourist Development Council. Columbia County Sheriffs deputies will help with 4,000 softball fans, players, expected to bring $1M to area. JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City Reporter Columbia County Girls Softball president Chad Padgett (from left) and Eric Palmer, head coach and vice president of the Jacksonville Storm Softball Association, level out the pitching mound on one of the softball fields Thursday as head coach and JSSA president Addison Davis; head coach and tournament director Paul Marsh; Harvey Campbell, Columbia County Tourist Development Council executive director; and head coach Derald Sweatt dis cuss the JSSAs Summer Showcase. SHOWCASE continued on 3A Air assault sought on mosquito population Come join us for Kenneth Witts Annual Peanut Boil Saturday, July 14 starting at 4 p.m. at Witts home, 1277 S.E. County Road 349. Please bring lawn chairs so you can sit and enjoy the peanuts, sweets and music. Young da Vinci art program Calling young artists ages 10 to 14, the Young da Vinci Summer Art Program is offering free art classes. Hosted by the Art League Of North Florida and the Columbia County Library, registra tion for the program is from 10 to 11:30 a.m. July, 14 at the West Branch Library, 435 NW Hall of Fame Drive in Lake City. Professional artists will teach classes on drawing, fabric art, and painting. Classes will be held on July 21, 28, and August 4, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the West Branch Library. Space is limited and offered on a first come basis. For more information call 758-7853. Street rod cruise-in The Southern Knights Street Rodders will have a Cruise-In at Hardees on U.S. Highway 90 July 13 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Bring your old car and show it off. Contact Bob McGraw at 386-984-6573 for more information. Dance class charity event Zumba Blacklight Charity Event for flood vic tims in the Lake City and Live Oak areas Saturday, July 14 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Richardson Community Center, 255 NE Coach Anders Lane in Lake City. We are asking for donations of boxed and canned goods, diapers, bot tled water, and toiletries for this free event. There will be local Zumba instructors to keep you moving and grooving Zumba-style. So come out and support your neighbors and have some fun. Wear something com fortable that glows in the dark. Swim Day at aquatic complex Gold Standard Lodge #167 hosts their annual Swim Day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Lake City Aquatic Complex. Free food, free drinks and a live DJ will be available. All ages are welcome. For more information, call Al Nelson at 623-4127. By TONY BRITT firstname.lastname@example.org An increased mosquito popu lation has been one of the lin gering impacts of floodwaters brought on by Tropical Storm Debby. Harvey Campbell, county pub lic information officer, said he received reports from personnel from the county landfill, which houses the county mosquito control office, that one trap east of U.S. Highway 90 collected more than 5,000 mosquitoes in a 48-hour period. He said the mosquito trapping is being done to identify how many of a certain type of mos quito known to carry diseases is in the area. According to the surveys, one percent of the mosquitoes have been identified as those known to carry Eastern Equine Encephalitis, West Nile Virus and diseases that cause heart worm in animals. Mark Lander, Columbia County Health Department interim administrator, said the health department has received numerous calls about mosqui toes. The health department is working with mosquito con trol on distributing larvicide in standing waters to kill mosquito larvae in addition the county has put in a request for aerial spray ing at the state level, he said. The county is continuing to do ground spraying. Theyve been doing ground spraying in the most heavily impacted areas. Lander said mosquito traps ASSAULT continued on 3A JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City Reporter Pump station A pump positioned in the middle of the street siphons floodwaters from the Callaway subdivi sion Wednesday. Although some resi dents have started replacing the moldridden walls, floors and furniture in their homes, a number of houses remain under water. Church ferries in medicine, food, more to the stranded CHURCH continued on 3A
CORRECTION The Lake City Reporter corrects errors of fact in news items. If you have a concern, question or suggestion, please call the executive editor. Corrections and clarifications will run in this space. And thanks for reading. PEOPLE IN THE NEWS Daily Scripture Celebrity Birthdays n Actor Robert Forster is 71. n Actor Patrick Stewart is 71. n Actor Harrison Ford is 70. n Hungarian inventor Erno Rubik is 68. n Football coach Al Groh is 68. n Actor Cheech Marin is 66. n Basketball player David Thompson is 58. n Basketball player Spud Webb is 49. n Baseball player Ryan Ludwick is 34. n Actor Colton Haynes is 24. AROUND FLORIDA Stones celebrate 50 years Thursday: Afternoon: 7-0-5 Evening: N/A Thursday: Afternoon: 2-7-8-7 Evening: N/A Wednesday: 9-14-15-29-30 2A LAKE CITY REPORTER DAIL Y BRIEFING FRIDAY & SATURDAY, JULY 13-14, 2012 HOW TO REAC H US Main number ....... 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Jones has made arrange ments for the child to attend his Camp for Champions next week along with other South Florida foster youth. The annual camp includes sports and leader ship activities designed to build self-esteem and con fidence. Missing tycoon seen jumping waves FORT LAUDERDALE A witness who may have been the last person to see a missing South Florida oil tycoon says Guma Aguiars boat was speeding and jumping waves shortly before he disappeared last month. Fort Lauderdale police have been going through the boats GPS data and cell phone records. Aguiars fishing boat washed ashore with the engine running. His wal let and phone were on the boat, but Aguiar was nowhere to be found. GPS data shows the boat never came to a complete stop in the Atlantic Ocean, and travelled about three nautical miles from shore. Police said Aguiars top speed was 31 miles per hour on rough seas. The boat abruptly dropped speed 20 minutes later and changed direction, eventu ally coming ashore. Police said there is no evidence of foul play. Teen hopes to avoid life term WEST PALM BEACH A Port St. Lucie teen accused of bludgeoning his parents with a hammer believes he has such a strong defense hell reach a plea deal to avoid a life sentence But for now, 18-year-old Tyler Hadley has pleaded not guilty in the deaths last July of Blake and Mary-Jo Hadley. Police say Hadley threw a huge party at his parents house after their deaths. In jailhouse letters to friends and family, he expresses hope he can avoid a life prison sentence or be placed in a state hos pital. The teen repeatedly complains of depression in his letters, says he cries daily and prays for forgive ness. The letters are part of a batch of documents made public by prosecutors. Death penalty tossed in case TALLAHASSEE The Florida Supreme Court has thrown out the death sentence of a South Florida man in the 2001 murder of an Opa-locka auto repair shop owner. The court upheld Wadada Delhalls firstdegree murder conviction, but vacated the death sentence and ordered a new sentencing. The jus tices said an overzealous prosecutor tainted the sentencing by appearing committed in closing argu ments to winning a death sentence instead of seek ing justice. Delhall was convicted of fatally shooting of Hubert McCrae. Prosecutors said Delhall murdered McCrae because he was the only known eyewitness to the murder of another man named Gilbert Bennett. Delhalls brother, Negus Delhall, was charged in Bennetts slaying. The trial court imposed the death sentence for Wadada Delhall though the jury split on the death sentence by an 8-4 vote. State recruiting more foster parents TALLAHASSEE State child welfare authorities are introducing a new plan aimed at recruiting 1,200 more foster parents for some of the 20,000 chil dren now in foster care across Florida. Department of Children and Families Secretary David Wilkins said Thursday that the agency wants to eliminate many of its rules and regulations that often hamper efforts to attract foster parents. Wilkins said the new DCF program is designed to let foster kids be kids and give them quality fos ter home that can provide them with that opportunity while removing them from harms way. James Jones hangs out with summer campers n Associated Press LONDON Mick Jagger may need to rethink the words he sang more than 45 years ago What a drag it is getting old. Thursday marks 50 years since Jagger played his first gig with a band called the Rolling Stones, and the group is marking its halfcentury with no letup in its productivity or rock n roll style. Jagger himself is still the cool, rich frontman of the worlds most successful rock band. Now in their late 60s and early 70s, the band members celebrated the anniversary by attending a retrospective photo exhibi tion at Londons Somerset House and looking to the future by rehearsing for new gigs. Jagger, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood and Charlie Watts mingled with celebri ties from Mick Hucknall to Tom Stoppard at a launch party for the exhibition, which charts the bands career from their first offi cial photo shoot young mop tops lined up against a row of red phone boxes to their monster stadium tours. Its like walking into an old diary, Richards said. The band got together 50 years to the day after the young R&B band played Londons Marquee Club. Taking a name from a song by bluesman Muddy Waters, they were billed as The Rollin Stones the g came later. The lineup for the gig was vocalist Jagger, gui tarists Richards and Brian Jones, bassist Dick Taylor, pianist Ian Stewart and Mick Avory on drums. Taylor, Stewart and Avory soon left the lineup; drum mer Watts joined in 1963 and guitarist Wood in 1975. The band had its first hit, a cover of Chuck Berrys Come On, in 1963, and soon became one of the worlds biggest and most influential rock acts, rivaled only by The Beatles. The Beatles split up in 1970, but the Stones are still going strong some thing Jagger says he could never have imagined at the time. Groups in those days and singers didnt really last very long, Jagger, 68, told the BBC. They werent supposed to last. It was supposed to be ephemeral. It was only really Elvis and The Beatles that were the big gest things that ever hap pened in pop music that I can remember. But even (Elvis) had lasted perhaps less than 10 years, so how could anyone really last? Richards told the BBC that his biggest regret in the last 50 years was the drowning death in 1969 of Brian Jones, but that on the whole the bands career has been an incredible adventure. Music critic John Aizlewood said the Stones contribution to rock n roll is immeasurable. They are a founding father of rock music as we know it, he said. Other bands have tried and not pulled off that amount of sexiness, allied to a kind of street-fighting menace. Aizlewood said the Rolling Stones have endured where other bands have split because they are smart enough to put the band ahead of the individuals, despite their collective egos. He said they are also canny businessmen, and realized early on that once you get to a certain level, if you maintain your live performance, you can play stadiums forever. Accident puts actress in hospital NEW YORK Actress Kristin Chenoweth is out of the hospital after being injured on the set of the CBS drama The Good Wife. Her publicist, Jill Fritzo, said Thursday that Chenoweth was home recovering after being hit on the head by a piece of set equipment that fell in a gust of wind on Wednesday. After being treated by medics on the scene, the 43-year-old actress was taken to a hospital. Fritzo said Chenoweth thanks everyone for their prayers and good wishes. Chenoweth won a Tony Award for her role in Broadways Youre a Good Man, Charlie Brown and an Emmy Award for her work on Pushing Daisies. She has a recurring role on The Good Wife in the upcoming season. Charlie Watts, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood and Mick Jagger, from the British Rock The Rolling Stones, arrive at a central London venue Thursday to mark the 50th anniversary of the Rolling Stones first performance. ASSOCIATED PRESS n Associated Press
LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL FRIDAY & SATURDAY, JULY 13-14, 2012 3A 3A Habitat hands over keys to 5th home Editors note: Due to a production error, a portion of this story was omitted in Thursdays edition of the Lake City Reporter. It is reprinted here in its entirety. By TONY BRITT firstname.lastname@example.org More than five months of work, sweat, bonding and fellowship culmi nated earlier this week in a celebration when the local Habitat for Humanity affiliate dedicated its recently com pleted house. The house dedication took place Monday afternoon, July 9, when Annie Mosley and her family received the keys to a 1,200 sq. ft. home with four bed rooms and two bathrooms. George L. Burnham Jr., chairman of the board of the Habitat for Humanity of Lake City/Columbia County said it took a little more than five months for the Habitat for Humanity of Lake City/ Columbia County and its volunteers to complete the home. Roughly 40 peo ple total attended the event, predomi nantly volunteers, directors, officers and donors. It was a great day for the affiliate, but especially for the family, Burnham said. Annie Mosley and her family were the recipients of the home. It feels wonderful to finally have my home completed, she said. Its won derful because this is like a dream come true. Judy Conklin, a local Habitat For Humanity board member who volun teered on the project, said she is happy its been completed. I feel honored and fortunate to have worked on this home for a deserving family, Conklin said. I met Annie last year working on a previous house. Its a pleasure to have helped her own her own home. Mosley also spoke about having a new home. It means the world to me to have a new home, Mosley said. Its an oppor tunity that I never thought would be presented to me and my family and Im very appreciative and thankful for everybodys help. The dedication of the home marked the fifth home that the Habitat for Humanity of Lake City/Columbia County has completed. Weve built five houses since 2005, Burnham said. It provides simple, decent, affordable housing for low income families. Its a hand up and not a hand out. Burnham said completing the home improved the neighborhood. This home is a safe haven for a family and we did improve the neighborhood, he said. The lots were donated and we cleaned them up and removed 14 con tainer loads of rubbish. Mosley said she and her children are enjoying the home. The kids love it and picking out their rooms and the colors, she said. Its still hard to believe, but were taking it all in. Although the organization just dedi cated its most recently completed home earlier this week, Burnham said they are looking for another eligible family so the organization can begin building again in the near future. We are currently seeking qualified, hardworking partner families, he said. We currently do not have anyone to build another house for at this time. There are three requirements to become a partner family with the Habitat for Humanity of Lake City/Columbia County. The requirements are: The family must live in substandard housing; the family has to put 350 sweat equity hours in their home or someone elses home and the family must sign a 20-year zero interest mortgage. We would like to thank all of our donors, volunteers, advocates and partner family for making this such an exciting event for the community, Burnham said. Burnham also spoke of presenting a Bible to the Mosley family as part of the home dedication. This organization is a Christian min istry to provide housing which began in 1976 by Millard Fuller and his wife Linda, he said. Thirty-six years later, this orga nization has 1,700 affiliates in 93 nations and has built more than a 1.5 million homes serving 2 million people around the world. The local Habitat affiliate has no paid staff and is operated by volunteers. We currently have enough money in the bank to immediately start another house, provided we can get a qualified, hardwork ing partner family from Columbia County or Lake City, Burnham said. We already have the property to construct the home. We would like to emphasize more involve ment from the churches and large employ ers for donors and volunteers and partner families. From staff reports LIVE OAK Public workshops on rule development for statewide consumptive use permitting consistency (CUPcon) will be hosted in August by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection and Suwannee River Water Management District. The first meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, August 7 at the District head quarters, 9225 County Road 49 in Live Oak. The second will be held in Chiefland on Wednesday, August 8 at the Tommy Usher Community Center, 506 SW 4th Ave. Both meetings will begin at 9 a.m. All interested parties are invited to attend. The purpose of the CUPcon workshops is to inform the public about a statewide effort, led by FDEP, to improve consis tency in the consumptive/water use per mitting programs implemented by the five water management districts. Consumptive use permitting rules, developed under the authority of Ch. 373, F.S., are inconsistent among the districts. This results in confusion for the regulated public, particularly along the border areas of the districts, and inequitable treatment of similar applicants in different districts. The development of separate procedures and rules also is costly and inefficient. The goals of CUPcon are to make wateruse permitting programs less confusing for applicants; to treat applicants equitably statewide; to streamline the process; to provide consistent protection of the envi ronment; and to provide incentives for behavior that protects water resources (such as water conservation). The agenda for both workshops includes an overview of CUPcon and discussion of proposed rule changes to Chapter 62-40, F.A.C.; permit types/thresholds; condi tions of issuance; water conservation; 10year compliance report; compliance moni toring; and specific water management district rule amendments. Public com ment will be invited and updates on other CUPcon workgroups will be provided. For more information visit the CUPcon page on DEPs website at www.dep.state. fl.us/water/waterpolicy/cupcon.htm or contact Carlos Herd at 386.362.1001 or 800.226.1066 (FL toll free). Public workshops set on water use permit rules traffic control all weekend. Residents will also see an increase in traffic on U.S. Highway 90 from the tournament, Campbell said. Wait times at area restaurants and businesses will also increase, he said. Jacksonville Storm is a girls youth tournament and travel softball orga nization from Northeast Florida. It hosts bi-annual college showcases for its teams and other across from the southeast, said Paul Marsh, tournament director and coach. This is probably one of, if not the best, in Florida, Marsh said. The main goal is to help the players continue their education with softball scholarships, he said. Softball players and their families are traveling from South Florida and as far away as Kentucky and North Carolina, Campbell said. By staying in local hotels, dining at area res taurants and buying goods from local stores, the tour nament will have between $1 million and $1.2 million direct economic impact, Campbell said. The hotels are pretty packed because of this tournament, said Nick Patel, owner and manager of five area hotels, includ ing the Comfort Suites. Lake City hotels are usually busy from summer vacationers, but this week end hotels are at 90 per cent occupancy, he said. Federal and state work ers are also staying in hotels to help with disaster recovery after Tropical Storm Debby, he said. Sports events are great, which is why the hotel industry has supported improvements to the complex to make sure it continues to attract teams, Patel said. Its definitely a good thing for Lake City, Patel said. This is the third time Jacksonville Storm has held an event at the com plex, Campbell said, but this weekends will be the largest so far. Location has a lot to do with the teams contin ued use of the Southside Complex, he said. Lake City is centrally located with a good supply of close hotels, Campbell said. The complex itself has 12 fields, adequate parking and ample restrooms. County landscaping and recreation departments do an excellent job maintain ing the park, he said. Jacksonville doesnt have a complex that has as many fields as we do in one location, Campbell said. Past tournaments at the Southside Recreation Complex have been out standing experiences and the organization plans on using the complex in the future, Marsh said. We are probably gonna stay down here for as long as we can, he said. congregation used a bass boat to get the family to safety. The church member is actually hous ing the seven people and their animals, Tompkins said. It took several hours and we were working in the midst of the rain as well. Following the storm, church members continued to help people in the community who were isolated by standing water. Weve done several food and medi cine runs for people that were roadwise flooded their houses were fine but they could not leave because they drove cars, he said. We had a canoe that we were using last week to canoe across some of those points to be able to take food and medicine to people. The canoe also came in handy when a woman who works in Gainesville had to get her child from a babysitter whose home was surrounded by floodwaters. We reunited them and that was kind of a cool day, he said. Tompkins also worked on helping a local widow rid her home of flood dam aged furniture and carpet on his wedding anniversary, July 4. Instead of celebrating, I ended up doing that all day swinging a hammer and rip ping out carpet, he said. An estimated 20 church members took part in rescue and recovery efforts during and following the storm in Columbia and Suwannee counties. Several guys, the day after the storm, actually took the day off from work because there was that much of a need, he said. We felt it was important to help the community because thats what the church is about. Tompkins also noted that he was impressed how local churches pulled together during the storm. It was amazing to see the sacrifices of people, he said. A lot of these guys left families at home and it was still storming. Its been impressive to see the generosity of the church. I had pastors and friends from other churches that messaged me asking how they could help, he added. So in addi tion to our 20 (members) there was another 30-plus church members from various churches that allowed us to serve so many people. Churches like Christian Heritage and Orchard come to mind as providing man-power and resources. Congregation members have also taken the self initiative to help in recovery work and efforts and are volunteering with team members from the Georgia Baptist Convention Disaster Relief Team. Weve worked in houses doing carpet removal, dry wall removal and whatever else weve had to do to get the house dry, Tompkins said. Were just trying to assist them in their work and send volunteers. I knew FEMA, Red Cross and all those people would be here at some point, but to me its a churchs responsibility to take care of its responsibility. Were here and we need to be first on the ground to help these people. We were able to accomplish a lot in the past few weeks but it could not have been done alone. I just want to be clear that it was through the faithful service of the volunteers from the church that made it all possible. SHOWCASE: Softball Continued From Page 1A CHURCH: Helps Continued From Page 1A
ONE OPINION Taliban killing of woman for adultery fuels outrage Talk with Irans people, not their oppressors Lake City Reporter Serving Columbia County Since 1874 The Lake City Reporter is published with pride for residents of Columbia and surrounding counties by Community Newspapers Inc. We believe strong newspapers build strong communities Newspapers get things done! Our primary goal is to publish distinguished and profitable community-oriented newspapers. This mission will be accomplished through the teamwork of professionals dedicated to truth, integrity and hard work. Todd Wilson, publisher Robert Bridges, editor Sue Brannon, controller Dink NeSmith, president Tom Wood, chairman LETTERS POLICY Letters to the Editor should be typed or neatly written and double spaced. Letters should not exceed 400 words and will be edited for length and libel. Letters must be signed and include the writers name, address and telephone number for verification. Writers can have two letters per month published. Letters and guest columns are the opinion of the writers and not necessarily that of the Lake City Reporter BY MAIL: Letters, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056; or drop off at 180 E. Duval St. downtown. BY FAX: (386) 752-9400. BY E-MAIL: email@example.com Dont bankon green Q The Washington Times Q The Washington Times OPINION Friday & Saturday, July 13-14, 2012 www.lakecityreporter.com 4A4AOPINION ANOTHER VIEW P resident Barack Obama has long want-ed to engage Iran. In his inaugural address, he said he was willing to extend a hand if you are will-ing to unclench your fist. Over and over, Irans rulers have demonstrated that they are not willing. The president should reach out again -but this time to the Iranian people, not those who oppress them. Irans economy is crumbling. The energy-rich nation today produces only half as much oil as it did before the 1979 revolution. Mismanagement is the main rea-son. But because of American and European sanctions, exports of the oil the regime does manage to produce are down by 40 percent compared with a year ago. On July 1, a European oil embargo went into effect. Tens of millions of barrels of unsold Iranian oil are already being stored in tankers offshore. Theres no room to store more. Irans currency, the rial, is down by half. Consumer prices have risen by an estimated 40 percent. Unemployment is rising, too, especially among the young. The American president needs to explain to ordinary Iranians why this is happening to them, why it will get worse, and who is to blame. He might begin by noting that negotiations between Iran and the West have gone nowhere because Irans rulers have been unwilling to halt a nuclear weap-ons program that egregiously violates international law. And last week, Irans Majlis speaker, Ali Larijani, issued yet another threat to America, Europe and Israel: Today, the time has come for the disappearance of the West and the Zionist regime -which are two dark spots in the present era -from the face of the universe. But this, too, happened last week: Irans state television news published an online poll show-ing 63 percent of Iranians favor abandoning the nuclear program in exchange for lifting sanctions. Authorities quickly pulled those results down but screenshots prove they were there. Saba Farzan, a German-Iranian expert on the Islamic Republic, told my colleague, Benjamin Weinthal: For nearly a decade, the Iranian regime and its apolo-gists around the globe have cre-ated a myth that Irans civil soci-ety stands behind the regimes nuclear program. Now, that myth has been fortunately buried once and forever -ironically, through a poll the Iranian regime estab-lished itself. The real Iranian problem is not nuclear weapons, any more than the real problem in Europe in the 1940s was Zyclon B. The real problem is the Jihadist regime that embraces a doctrine of Islamic supremacy, bellicosity and oppression. As sanctions bite more deeply, and Irans rulers talk threatening-ly of the Wests disappearance while illegally assembling weap-ons that could facilitate achieving that goal, the least an American president should do is explain to the Iranian people the crisis their rulers are fomenting. n Clifford D. May is president of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, a policy institute focusing on ter-rorism and Islamism. Email cliff(at)defenddemocracy.org. N ot enough outrage in your life? Follow the news closely, and youll find more than enough stories to stoke outrage. But one news item this week hit me in a part of my soul I heretofore did not know existed and one where I did not know I could harbor that much outrage. Its apparently a cellphone video obtained exclusively and posted online by the Reuters news agency, showing Taliban fighters executing a woman accused of adultery. A tiny, unarmed woman shrouded in Taliban-dictated shrouds squats in a muddy patch on a dirt road. Her back is facing a crowd of armed, sneering men -Taliban members. She is not allowed to speak the entire time. The camera also shows a hundred or more villagers, all male, standing in the dirt streets that crisscross the barren hillside. They are hanging out of crude, low apartment buildings. The Taliban do not allow women to leave home unes-corted. This is one of myriad freedoms routinely denied to women, whose meager, miser-able existences are lived as little more than sex slaves and brood mares. I cannot imagine a worse fate in this day and age than to be a girl born under Taliban control, powerless, penniless, abused and dismissed. The governor of Parwan Province, where the murder took place, told CNN the woman was 22 years old and married to a Taliban command-er. She was accused of adultery. Women under Islamic hardline rule are frequently accused of adultery they did not commit. Men who have in fact raped a woman will get her charged with adultery to place the focus for revenge on the woman, not the man. There have even been situations in which a jealous husband accuses his wife of adultery and sees to her execu-tion when she has committed no crime. The tape concludes with one man saying, Allah warns us not to get close to adultery because its the wrong way. Another says, Its the command of Allah that she be executed. A mili-tant takes an automatic rifle and stands perhaps a foot away from the womans back. He fires nine shots into her and the crowd erupts in a series of cheers. There is a manhunt on for the members of this kanga-roo court, and with any luck Afghanistan troops will find the men responsible. Its too bad, in a way, that Afghanistan will give the perpetrators a fairer disbursement of justice than the Taliban gave to the woman they slaughtered. I wish the United States government would take more seri-ously the treatment of women in other societies. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, much to her credit, has taken womens rights to a new level as a matter of U.S. foreign policy. A societys attitude toward its women, and a governments treatment of them, speak vol-umes. The Talibans outrageous cruelty toward this woman mer-its more serious intervention on our part. n Bonnie Erbe, a TV host, writes this column for Scripps Howard News Service. Email bonnie.scrippshoward(at)gmail.com. A s much of the nation broils under the merciless July sun, the Obama administration cant resist the urge to burn cash on green energy projects. Each time one of these solar-energy firms flames out, American taxpayers get singed. Even a sundial would indicate its quit-ting time. The latest to fail is Abound Solar, a Colorado solar-panel manufacturer. The firm filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy liq-uidation on July 2, two years after being awarded a $400 mil-lion stimulus loan guarantee. President Obama personally touted the loan during a 2010 radio address called A Solar Recovery. That was during Recovery Summer, when the administration shoveled $831 billion into the federal spending furnace, which was supposed to ignite the American economy by creating millions of jobs. Instead, unemployment has been stuck above 8 percent for 40 months, and for many, the American dream has gone up in smoke. Abound Solar joins a growing list of Energy Department renewable-energy loan recipi-ents gone bad. Others include the solar firm Solyndra, which triggered an uproar over gov-ernment waste when it entered bankruptcy protection last August after pocketing $535 million in federal loan guaran-tees. Beacon Power went belly-up after receiving $43 million. Battery maker Ener1, which was awarded $118.5 million, has closed its doors, and A123 has undergone layoffs after tak-ing $249 million. Its not house money Mr. Obama is betting on renewable energy but dollars ripped away from hardworking Americans trying to save for an increas-ingly doubtful future for their families. For him to squander more funds on unviable, unaf-fordable projects when the nation is in danger of slipping back into recession is to under-mine the American dream. Presumptive GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney should make it clear he would end the green fantasy if elected in November. T he Army announced this week that it was ending its sponsorship of NASCAR racing. At the same time, a struggle con-tinues in Congress over whether the military ser-vices should be permitted to underwrite any sporting events at all. The defense appropriations bill contains an amendment that bans military spending to spon-sor professional or semi-profes-sional motorsports, fishing, mixed martial arts, wrestling or other sporting events or competitors other than high-school sports. The amendment was co-sponsored by leftist Rep. Betty McCollum, Minnesota Democrat, and Tea-Party-backed Rep. Jack Kingston, Georgia Republican. For Mrs. McCollum, the amendment is part of an effort to demilitarize sports. For Mr. Kingston, it is a matter of fiscal responsibility. As a fiscal measure, the legislation would have modest impact. The Army budgeted $16.1 million for sports spon-sorship last year; the Navy and Marine Corps combined budgeted $6.5 million; and the Air Force will spend $2.6 mil-lion. The National Guard has the largest sports underwrit-ing effort at $53.9 million. All together, this represents about one hours worth of annual defense budget expenditures, or a third of a Joint Strike Fighter. The defense budget wont be balanced by scraping military decals off NASCAR racers. House Armed Services Committee Chairman Howard P. Buck McKeon, California Republican, is leading the effort to strip the sports-sponsorship ban from the bill, and the Rules Committee last month gave the green light for a floor vote on whether to do that. The Armys announcement to end NASCAR support may be a pre-emptive move to hold onto the funding should another planned amend-ment commit sports-sponsor-ship money to deficit reduction instead. Fiscal conservatives do have a point regarding the need to curb wasteful spending, but Americas Fortune 500 compa-nies rely on those 200 mile-per-hour billboards because they work. Spending to ensure our all-volunteer force is the best it can be could turn out to be cost effective. The pertinent question isnt the amount of the expenditures but whether they achieve the measurable goals of promoting military service and attracting recruits. A House committee report noted the importance of using marketing and advertis-ing, such as motorsports and extreme-sports sponsorship, for the purposes of recruiting qualified youth to serve in the military and to maintain a posi-tive presence with influencers. Such sporting events attract the same young, predominately male demographic that recruit-ers are seeking. NASCAR fans are 1.5 times as likely as the general population to serve in the military, and the Army estimates sponsorship of racing produces 46,000 leads per year. Those on the left who oppose the militarization of sports object to service sponsorship precisely because it works. If Congress is going to cut government sponsorship of sporting events, its only fair to cut off the much more sizable federal appropriation for enter-tainment approved by the left. If NASCAR ads go, so should the subsidy for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Call that a target of opportunity. 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LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL FRIDAY & SATURDAY, JULY 13-14, 2012 5A5A Q To submit your Community Calendar item, contact Rick Burnham at 754-0424 or by e-mail at rburnham@ lakecityreporter.com. COMMUNITY CALENDARJuly 13Cruise-inThe Southern Knights Street Rodders will have a Cruise-In at Hardees on U.S. Highway 90 July 13 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Bring your old car and show it off. Contact Bob McGraw at 386-984-6573 for more information.July 14Summer art program Calling young artists ages 10 to 14, the Young DaVinci Summer Art Program is offering free art classes. Hosted by the Art League Of North Florida and the Columbia County Library, registration for the program is from 10 to 11:30 a.m. July, 14 at the West Branch Library, 435 NW Hall of Fame Drive in Lake City. Professional artists will teach classes on draw-ing, fabric art, and painting. Classes will be held on July 21, 28, and August 4, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the West Branch Library. Space is limited and offered on a first come basis. For more information call 758-7853. Dance charity event ZUMBA Blacklight Charity Event for flood vic-tims in the Lake City and Live Oak areas Saturday, July 14 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Richardson Community Center, 255 NE Coach Anders Lane in Lake City. We are asking for donations of boxed and canned goods, diapers, bot-tled water, and toiletries for this free event. There will be local ZUMBA instruc-tors to keep you moving and grooving ZUMBA-style. So come out and support your neighbors and have some fun. Wear something com-fortable that glows in the dark.Annual peanut boil Come join us for Kenneth Witts Annual Peanut Boil Saturday, July 14 starting at 4 p.m. at Witts home, 1277 S.E. County Road 349. Please bring lawn chairs so you can sit and enjoy the peanuts, sweets and music. July 17Pet loss workshopCoping with the Loss of your Pet will be offered to the public on Tuesday, July 17 at 2 p.m. at the Wings Education Center, 857 SW Main Blvd (Lake City Plaza). The work-shop, facilitated by Dr. Joy Dias, director of Client Counseling and Support Services at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine will offer an overview of grief and understanding with a loss of a pet. There is no cost. For information or to register, contact Vicki Myers at 755-7714 Ext. 2411 or 866-642-0962. The Wings Education Center is a pro-gram of Hospice of Citrus County, Inc./Hospice of the Nature Coast.Art league meetingThe Art League of North Florida will hold the reg-ular monthly meeting on July 17 at 6:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall. The com-munity is invited as guests. There will be refreshments, fellowship, a short meeting and speaker Terri Sherrod with a presentation on Photography To Art.July 19 72 class meeting The CHS Class Of 1972 will have reunion meet-ing 7 p.m. July 19 at Beef OBradys. For information contact George H. Hudson Jr. 386-623-2066. July 20Juggler eventThe Columbia County Public Library will host Ron Anglin, Juggler Friday, July 20 at 10 a.m. at the Fort White Branch Library and 3 p.m. at the Main Library.July 21Class of 80 partyThe Columbia High School class of 1980 will have a 50th birthday party July 21 at 5 p.m. at Ed Higgs place. Cost is $23 per person, which includes a barbecue dinner with two sides and soft drinks. RSVP by July 16 and mail money to Melinda Spradley Pettyjohn, 1811 SW County Rd 242A, Lake City, Fl 32025. For more informa-tion call 229-232-1238. Jazz, soul fundraiser The Greater Lake City CDC and Levy Entertainment present a Jazz and Soul Fundraiser Saturday, July 21 at 8:30 p.m. at the Columbia County Fairgrounds. Tickets are available for $20. For information call 752-9785 or 344-5928. FACS road cleanupThe Filipino American Cultural Society of Lake Citys Adopt-a-Highway Community Service Pickup number 2 will be Saturday, July 21 at 8 a.m. All FACS members please plan to meet at the corner of U.S. Highway 90 and Turner Road to help com-plete our 2nd Community Service Trash Pickup of the two mile stretch north on U.S. 90. For more info contact; Bob Gavette 965-5905.July 23Loss workshopFor Parents Who Have Lost A Child workshop will be offered to the public Monday, July 23 at 7 p.m. at the Evergreen Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 2509 224th Street in Lake City. The workshop will offer an overview of grief and suggest ways of cop-ing with a recent loss of a child. The support group provides a safe place for you to: share your feelings and experiences with oth-ers, reduce loneliness and isolation, receive practi-cal and emotional support and exchange information regarding coping with your loss. There is no cost. For information or to register, contact Vicki Myers at 755-7714 Ext. 2411 or 866-642-0962. The Wings Education Center is a program of Hospice of Citrus County, Inc./Hospice of the Nature Coast.July 25Early Learning CoalitionThe Early Learning Coalition of Floridas Gateway, Inc. Program Quality Committee Meeting will begin at 9 a.m. July 25 at the Coalition office. The Coalition oversees state and federal funding for all school readiness programs birth to age five for the fol-lowing counties: Columbia, Hamilton, Lafayette, Suwannee and Union. Community participation is encouraged and wel-come. Anyone interested in attending the meeting who has a disability requiring special assistance should contact Stacey Nettles at (386) 752-9770.Aug. 10 Alz. workshopThe Alzheimers Association in partnership with Columbia County Senior Services will be pre-senting a workshop Aug. 10 from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. at the Lifestyle Enrichment Center in Lake City entitled Maintain Your Brain. This program is free of charge and anyone interested in learning more about maintaining optimal cogni-tive health is welcome to attend. Topics covered will include: mental exercises, the importance of physical activity, the role of nutri-tion, cardiovascular health, stress/depression issues, and much more. To regis-ter for this workshop or for more information, please contact the Alzheimers Association at (800) 272-3900.Aug. 14Medicare seminarThere will be a free Medicare educational sem-inar on Aug. 14 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Lifestyle Enrichment Center. The seminar will cover what you need to know about medicare such as when to enroll and whats covered. This is not a sales seminar. Moderated by Irv Crowetz of C/C and Associates. To RSVP please call 386-755-3476 ext. 107. OngoingLive Oak Artists Guild The Live Oak Artists Guild, in partnership with the Suwannee River Regional Library, will be representing their annu-al fine arts exhibition Autumn Artfest 2012 Sept. 10-21. Applications, with an entry fee of $25 for mem-bers and $35 for nonmem-bers, must be submitted by Aug. 21. Applications are available at the following locations. The Frame Shop and Gallery, Rainbows End and the Suwannee River Regional Library. Artists can also download and print an application from liveoakartistsguild.org. All artists 18 and older are eli-gible and invited to submit an application. Autumn Artfest 2012 awards will be determined by the entries and dona-tions received. A minimum of $3,000 will be awarded. Artwork selected for these awards will be exhibited at a special Featured Exhibition at the Suwannee River Regionial Library, Sep. 22-Oct. 5. For more information, call Suzanne Marcil at (386) 362-7308.Small Farms conf.Interested in becoming part of Floridas small farm community? University of Florida/IFAS Columbia County Extension is partnering to host the Florida Small Farms and Alternative Enterprises Conference, July 27-29 in Kissimmee, FL. The conference will feature Florida farmers, a trade show with suppliers and resources, farm tours and networking opportunities, live animal exhibits and a Saturday evening social. Early registration ends July 9. To register or for more information go towww.con-ference.ifas.ufl.edu/small-farms or contact Derek Barber at the Columbia County Extension Office at (386)752-5384.Kindergarten reg.Registration for kindergarten is ongoing in the local area and should be done at the school for which children are zoned. School zoning information is avail-able from any school. The following items are needed to register a child: birth certificate. immuniza-tion record (the schools nurse reviews all records), records of physical exami-nation (which must have been completed within a year before school begins), and the childs social secu-rity card (if available). Each elementary school is open from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday.Class of 62 reunionThe Columbia High School class of 1962 is plan-ning a reunion this year. Addresses are needed for all classmates. Please send your mailing address to Linda Sue Lee at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Linda Hurst Greene at (386) 752-0561. Vol. driver neededShands LakeShore Regional Medical Center Auxiliary is looking for volunteer golf cart driv-ers to transport staff and patients to and from park-ing lots and the hospital. Volunteers are asked to work a four-hour shift once per week, but are welcome to work more often. They will receive a shirt and one free meal with each shift. To help call (386)292-8000, extension 21216. UW volunteer neededUnited Way of Suwannee Valley is recruiting volun-teers who are willing to be called upon to staff the Columbia County Emergency Operations Centers Information Center during disasters. These volunteers serve as the link between the coun-ty emergency management offices and the public when the EOC is activated for disasters. Anyone willing to serve in this capacity when need-ed or can recruit volun-teers through your church or civic organization should call Jenn Sawyer, United Way of Suwannee Vallety Long Term Recovery Coordinator, ast 752-5604, Ext. 101. Lena Mae Sanders MartinMrs. Lena Mae Sanders Martin, 80 of Ft. White passed away at the Haven Hospice Tri County &DUH&HQWHULQ&KLHDQGRQWednesday, July 11, 2012. She was born and raised in Bell, Flor-ida to the late Willis Manning and Myrtle L. Mock Sanders. In 1948 she married John Willie Martin and together they made their home and farm in Ft. White for over 60 years. Mrs. Martin drove a school bus for Columbia County for 22 years. She loved her church family, gospel music and was a faithful member of Elim Baptist Church. Mrs. Mar-tin was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, John Willie Martin in 2010 and one broth-er, Laverne Sanders in 2005.Survivors include her three sons, Johnnie (Salley) Martin, Trenton, Richard Martin and Rex Martin both of Ft. White, one daugh-ter, Dorothy Finley, Ft. White, one brother, Marlin Sanders, Folkston, GA, nine grandchil-dren, four great grandchildren and numerous family and friends in the Ft. White community.Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, July 14, 2012 at 11:00 AM at Elim Bap-tist Church, Ft. White, with Rev. Larry Sweat and Rev. Charles Kni JKWRIFLDWLQJ,QWHUPHQW will follow at Ft. White Cem-etery. Visitation with the family will be one hour prior to the ser-vice on Saturday from 10-11:00 $0,QOLHXRIRZHUVGRQD tions may be made to Haven Hospice at 6037 W US Hwy 90, Lake City, FL 32055. Arrange-ments are under the direction of GUERRY FUNERAL HOME 2659 SW Main Blvd., Lake City. Please sign the guestbook at www.guerryfuneralhome.net Lora LaVerne SeckingerLora LaVerne Seckinger, 76, of Lake City, FL, passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2012, at Shands at The University of Florida Hospi-tal in Gaines-ville, FL. A native of Ge-noa (Hamil-ton County), FL, she was the daughter of the late Gelon S. Cheshire and Mary Beulah Johnson Cheshire. She had lived most of her life in Hamilton and Columbia counties and was a member of Bethlehem Bap-tist Church and a past member of White Springs First Baptist Church. She had worked for the Social Security Administra-tion for 24 years and enjoyed being a member of the Suwan-nee River Squares dance group. /D9HUQHORYHGRZHUVJDUGHQ ing, reading, was devoted to her family and she loved the Lord. Survivors include her loving hus-band of 58 years, David Seck-inger, Sr.; one son: David Seck-inger, Jr. (Kim), Pensacola, FL; one daughter: Pam Beauchamp (Rick), Lake City, FL; one sis-ter: Annette Boatright (Alfred), Jacksonville, FL; four grandchil-dren: Heather Law (Drew), Lake City, FL, Trey Beauchamp (Car-lee), Lake City, FL, David Seck-inger, III (Sarah), Pensacola, FL and Justin Seckinger (Brianna), Pensacola, FL; and three great grandchildren: Drew Law, IV and Riley Law, Lake City, FL and Taylor Seckinger, Pensacola, FL Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 14, 2012, at 11:00 A.M. at White Springs First Baptist Church with Rev. /RZHOO2VWHHQRIFLDWLQJDQGassisted by Bro. Joe Shiver. In-terment will follow at Camp Branch Cemetery in Genoa, FL (Hwy 41 thru White Springs, left on Hwy 132, left on 137th Blvd, cemetery will be on right PLOHVSDVWWKHUHVWDWLRQVisitation with the family will be on Friday, July 13, 2012 from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at the funeral home. GATEWAYFOREST LAWN FUNERAL HOME 3596 S. US Hwy 441, Lake City, FL (386-752-1954) is in charge of all arrange-ments. Please send words of comfort and love to the family at www.gatewayforestlawn.com.Florence StanleyFlorence Stanley, 65, of Ala-chua passed away Wednesday June 27, 2012 at her home. She was born on September 21, 1946 in Chicago, Il., to the late Jacob and Jean Beletz. Survivors include two daugh-ters; Deborah Smith of Chi-cago and April Blinn of Ala-chua, and one son Marty Mayberry of Chicago, and one sister; Mary Ann Bary of Texas. Arrangements are under the direction of GATEWAYFOREST LAWN FUNERAL HOME 3596 S U.S. Hwy 441, Lake City, Fl. (386)752-1954 Obituaries are paid advertise-ments. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified department at 752-1293. OBITUARIES were set by the Florida Department of Agriculture to monitor mosquito popu-lation numbers. The mosquito population is normally heavy this time of the year any-way, after the summer rains come and the tem-perature goes up, Lander said, but were seeing an increased number due to the amount of rainfall and the amount of stormwater we still have standing. Lander said officials are focusing on getting the larvicide into areas with standing water so the mosquito larvae will not develop into adults. With an increased mosquito population also comes the threat of mos-quito-borne illnesses, such as West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis. With or without the storm we still would have been worried about the diseases, Lander said. This time of year is the time of year when mos-quito activity is at its high-est. Mosquitoes are most active during the hours around dawn and dusk. People who must be outside at those times should dress appropriately to prevent mosquito bites. Health care officials sug-gest using repellent, preferably ones that con-tain DEET. Officials also advise residents to dump any standing water in con-tainers on their property. Its bad when workers trying to do (damage) assessment work have to get back in the truck because the mosquito population is so heavy, Lander said. Lander said recording 1,000 mosquitoes in a trap allows local govern-ments to submit a request for public assistance and reimbursement of funds from state government. ASSAULT: Mosquito Continued From Page 1AAnything over 1,000 mosquitoes caught in a trap would warrant spray-ing of the area, Lander said.
FAITH & VALUES Friday & Saturday, July 13-14, 2012 www.lakecityreporter.com 6A 6AF&V A s you may know, the Four Gospels present the Lord Jesus in four different ways. Matthew presents Christ as the King; Mark, Christ as the Servant; Luke, Christ as the Man; John, Christ in His Deity. Johns purpose in the Fourth Gospel was, as he plainly declares, that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that believing you may have life in His name (20:31). Therefore, he presents Christ as the Son of God (1:34, 49; etc.) who was sent from God (3:2; 6:46; etc.) and always spoke the message God gave Him (3:34; 7:16-17; etc.). In accordance with the purpose of this Gospel, the words believe and life, and the titles Son and Son of God, are used many more times than in the Synoptic Gospels. Other charac teristic words of John are true, truth, love, witness, and world (Greek kosmos). John alone records the great I am declarations of Christ (6:35; 8:12; 10:7; 11; 11:25; 14:6) and gives the sayings of Christ introduced by the solemn Most assur edly, literally, Amen, amen (1:51; 5:19,24,25, etc.). Moreover, he alone reports the great contro versy between Christ and His enemies (Chapters 712). (Scofield note.) John, the disciple who Jesus loved writing in his gospel presents Christ as Incarnated Son of God who was in the beginning. John 1:1 says: In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. Here we quickly learn that Christ is God in the Second Person. Verse 3 says that All things were made through Him and without Him nothing was made. He always was. Then in Chapter 1:14, John says: And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, the glory as the only begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth. The belief we have in Jesus will determine our salvation. John 14:6: Jesus said, I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me. Notice he said, the way, not a way. According to a Rose Publishing publication, research done in 2005 states what other groups teach about Jesus and who Jesus is: Jehovahs Witnesses teaches that Jesus is not God. Before he lived on earth, he was Michael the archangel. Jehovah made the universe through him. On earth he was a man who lived a perfect life. After dying on a stake (not a cross) he was resurrected as a spirit; his body was destroyed. He is not coming again; he returned invisibly in 1914 in spirit. Very soon, he and the angels will destroy all non-Jehovahs Witnesses. Mormonism teaches Jesus is a separate god (note little g) from the Father (Elohim). He was created a spirit child by the father and mother in heaven, and is the elder brother of all men. His body was created through sexual union between Elohim and Mary. Jesus was married. His death on the cross does not provide full atonement for all sins. Next week in Part II we will discover who oth ers believe Jesus is. The most important question this week is: Who do you say Jesus is? Is He your Savior? Is He Lord of your life? n Hugh G. Sherrill, an ordained minister and Bible teacher at Eastside Baptist Church, is avail able for revivals. The Gospel according to John Part 1 BIBLE STUDIES Hugh Sherrill Jr. email@example.com T he word cour age is defined as the capac ity to meet danger or difficulty with firmness; bravery. The word capac ity caught my attention because we often speak of courage or bravery as something a person has rather than something we all have the ability to receive. In order to extend our understanding of this definition, think about the words encourage and discourage. Encourage means to inspire courage, while discourage means to deprive of courage. Encouragement, as well as discouragement, is accom plished through what is believed to be true. One of my favorite Bible stories that illustrate this truth concerns an Israelite named Gideon. God called Gideon a mighty warrior and sent him to battle the Midianites, the oppres sive enemy of Israel. The catch here is that Gideon did not believe himself to be a warrior at all, let alone a mighty one! He was discouraged to put it mildly. Take a look at how God dealt with Gideons lack of courage: During that night the Lord said to Gideon, Get up, go down against the camp, because I am going to give it into your hands. If you are afraid to attack, go down to the campand listen to what they are saying. Afterward, you will be encouraged to attack the camp (Judges 7:9-11) First of all, I love the fact that before verse 11 ends, Gideon was on his way. This confirms his fear and discouragement up to this point, but also his capac ity for courage. He went to find it! Second, where would this encouragement come from? Remember that encouragement comes through what we believe to be true, and Gideon heard a new truththe Midianites were afraid of him! (Continue reading verses 13-15) Knowing the truth gave Gideon the courage he needed to advance to victory. If we arent armed with the truth, discouragement can be a vicious enemy. As we turn to chapter 6 in our Nehemiah series, our resident bad guys are at it again. Seeing the wall progressing so quickly was more than they could stand, so Sanballat, Tobiah and Geshem launch a cam paign to steal Nehemiahs courage. After sending four different messages requesting a meeting, to which Nehemiah continu ally refused, a threaten ing letter was received. The letter implied that Nehemiah was plotting a revolt against the King of Persia, and if he didnt want this to get back to the king, Nehemiah really needed to meet with them. Attempted blackmail. Except it doesnt work when there is nothing to hide. I love Nehemiahs response, Nothing like what you are saying is happening; you are just making it up out of your head. (Nehemiah 6:8) Nehemiah knew this was nothing more than a bluff, and he had nothing to fear because God had granted favor with the King. Nehemiah refused to be discouraged because he knew and believed the truth. Gideon was encour aged because he heard and believed the truth. This holds true for us as well no matter what we are struggling with or in what area we are seeking victory, the truth is that God has a plan and purpose for every life. Fight discouragement with the truth of Gods Word, and be encouraged knowing that when we seek the Lord, He will let us find Himbecause every heart matters. Blessings, Angie n 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 fam ily conferences and offers biblical counseling to indi viduals, couples and fami lies. Contact Angie with questions or comments at angieland3@windstream. Nehemiah Part 13 HEART MATTERS Angie Land firstname.lastname@example.org
I was 7 years old, and we lived in Alexandria, Virginia. Dad moved around so often, it was difficult to develop close, lasting friends. One friend I have remem-bered through the years is Haze. Memories are a bit blurry now, sad I cannot even remember his last name. We lived right next door to each other, and shared happy times together. We went to Maury Elementary School, played in the snow during the winter. We dug in our sand pile in my back yard making tunnels and hills in the sand. We enjoyed playing with plastic army men and having pretend wars in the sand pile. This was during days when kids didnt have to be entertained, and didnt need expensive toys and electronic games. These were good days, we just didnt know how good they were. Time passed dad got another preach-ing job, we moved to Beaumont, Texas, and I lost touch with Haze. Of course I thought of him, but new places, new people, new friends hap-pened. Years passed, we grew up, I wondered whatever happened to my friend Haze. One day, I took a vacation and decided to go back to Alexandria. I drove by the old Elementary school, and Radio Tower Hill, where we as kids had gone down on sleds, nearly killing some by-standers. I went to our old home where my brother Ed had lost seven teeth thanks to riding on my back part way down the stairs. (He fell the other half way down.) Next door was my friend Hazes house. I went and knocked on the door. His mother came to the door and at first did not recognize me. I said. Its me, Jack (she called me Jackie then) of course she was happy to see me. I walked in and we sat together in a living room where Haze and I once had spent time together playing when it was rainy outside. Where is Haze? I asked. His mothers face changed, it seemed that the joy just left her face. Haze was an only son, and was her pride and joy. He had grown up, was drafted to go to Viet Nam. Did he make it back? I asked. She said that he did. She told me that Haze had come home from the war, and received the welcome that so many others received. For months, he was terribly depressed she said. Then the terrible news, Soon after that he committed suicide. My friend was dead, and I never knew. Sometimes I wonder what he thought, and why life had been so dark for him. Where was the justice in all this? Fighting a war that few supported. Perhaps he wondered why he was spared. The emptiness is hard to explain when I think of Haze. He deserved bet-ter, they all did, and do. The pain of Viet Nam, I never knew because I was passed over, but it still hurts. That is why when I meet Veterans, I say, Thank you, thank you for what you did. I never got to say good bye to Haze, but August 28, 2010 my wife (Wiwik) and I along with some friends, went to the Restoring Honor rally in Washington, DC, while there I walked up to The Wall and laid my hands on the hallowed stone, and said Thank you, and good-bye Haze, my friend. Honor to whom honor is due. W hat do we really mean when we say that we are praying to God? What does it mean to pray to God? It would seem that these would be no-duh types of questions. But lets think about it. As we define the word praying it has the mean-ing of presently offering a devout petition, praise, or thanks. It means that we are in the process of per-forming the action pray. So in our title, praying would mean that we are currently offering a devout petition, or praise, or giving thanks to God. But who is God? Again that seems almost like a no-duh type question. Everyone would say that everyone knows who God is? But do we really? Lets think about who this being is to whom we are making a devout petition, praise or thanks. By looking at the beginning of the Bible we would see that God is the creator of everything that is in the world. We would see that from nothing He made everything. The apostle Peter says that by His word the world continues to exist (2 Peter 3:7). If we really stop and think about what we are doing when we make a devout petition to God, we are asking the creator of the world to do something for us. The cre-ator of the world! Talk about power being on your side. Talk about having a person with pull on your side. Truly the words of Paul are true, if God is for us, who can be against us? Think about another description of God, namely God is love. When I am praying to God I am talking to the person who exempli-fies the very essence of love. By His actions we judge every other action to see if it qualifies as love. So when I am praying to God, I am talking to the Supreme Being who will always act out of love. His actions will always be founded upon love for me and those for whom I am praying. He will never respond out of envy or jealousy; hatred or covet-ousness; spite or revenge. He will always have my best interest at heart. Another quality of this being to which I am praying is His justice. When I pray to God I must constantly think about the fact that God must be just with everyone. Consider this example. Two Christians are interested in a car; one wants to buy one and the other wants to sell one. Both of them pray to God for assistance in this trans-action. As everyone knows the seller wants to get as much as he can and the buyer wants to give up as little as he can. So, how is God going to answer their prayers? I have no clue. I am glad that I do not have to really answer this ques-tion. However, I believe that He answers each Christians devout petition. The last quality that I would like for us to medi-tate upon is the wisdom that we can get from God. James (1:5) tells his readers that if any man lacks wisdom let him ask of God. When I consider this statement, I know that I need help from God in this area. I know that I need the wisdom that will come from God. But why would the creator of the world and all that is in it give wisdom to me? Why would the being who per-sonifies love the most give wisdom to me? Why would the person who is always just and fair give wisdom to me? Praying to God is an awesome thing! But the person to whom we are praying is even more awesome! Every day, the Christian has the privilege and opportunity spending time praying to God. Hope you have recent-ly been praying to God! n Carlton G. McPeak is an evangelist working in the Lake City, Florida area. All Scriptural quotations are from the New American Standard Bible, Holman Bible Publishers, unless otherwise stated. LAKE CITY REPORTER RELIGION FRIDAY & SATURDAY, JULY 13-14, 2012 7A7AReligion BIBLICAL MEDITATION Carlton McPeakcarlton_mc@msn.com Jack Exum Jr.email@example.com Praying to GodHaze my best friend July 15Women of the BibleThe community is asked to join the lay organization of New Mt. Pisgah AME Church as we celebrate the willing, walking and wor-shipping women of the Bible on July 15 at 4 p.m. at the church on northeast Washington Street in Lake City. July 21Love festivalThe 2012 Followers of Christ Love Festival will be July 21 at 10:30 a.m. at Youngs Park. July 22Bible schoolElim Baptist Church, 3435 SW Elim Church Road in Fort White, will hold Amazing Wonders Aviation, a Vacation Bible School, from Sunday, July 22 to Thursday, July 26 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for children of all ages. Please come join us for food, fun, games, crafts, music and fellowship.July 23Vacation Bible school Eastside Baptist Church will be holding a Vacation Bible School Amazing Wonders Aviation July 23 to 27 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Come and enjoy Bible lessons, games, activi-ties, crafts and snacks. Transportation will not be available. Taylor to speak at Aglow. Chad Taylor, of Consuming Fire Ministry, and his family now live in Thomasville, GA but he ministers extensively all over the US. He often contributes to the Elijah List which has a world wide audience. The meet-ing will be held at Christ Community Church on July 23 at 7 p.m. For more information call Polly Howell (386) 935-4018 or Linda Jones (386) 752-1971. Aug. 5 Church anniversaryThe members of Hopeful Baptist Church would like to invite all to attend the churchs upcoming 125th anniversary celebration on Sunday, August 5. A covered lunch will be provided at 12:30 p.m. with a program at 2 p.m. The church is located off County Road 245. For more information call 752-4135. CHURCH CALENDAR NEW ORLEANS (AP) A former New Orleans pastor was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in federal prison for stealing nearly $1 million in disas-ter loan payments meant to rebuild his church after Hurricane Katrina. Toris Young, 41, apologized for his mistakes and bad choices before U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier hand-ed down a sentence that was roughly twice that recommended under federal sentencing guidelines. Today I come sorrowful. I come regretful. I come with my heart poured out, asking this court to please have mercy, said Young, who made head-lines in recent years for leading a failed effort to recall a Louisiana con-gressman and for planning an anti-crime campaign with a rapper awaiting a murder trial. His plea didnt sway Barbier, who said he had considered imposing an even longer sentence. Young had faced a maximum of 30 years in prison. You really stole from your own church, from your own parishioners, the judge said. Theres no church now, so theyre really your victims, too, along with the federal government. Barbier also ordered Young to pay $963,900 in restitution to the Small Business Administration. Young, who pleaded guilty in January to theft of government funds and mail fraud, submitted fraudulent invoices and receipts to the SBA after the 2005 storm to obtain the loan for the Bible Way Baptist Church. Instead of using the money to repair damage from the 2005 hurricane, Young spent the money on jewelry, vehicles, real estate, designer clothes and other personal expenses. The church property was vacant with overgrown weeds when the SBA checked in 2009 to see how he spent the money. The lot is still vacant to this day, with nothing to indicate a church once stood there. Bishop Joseph Walker, a Harvey pastor who has known Young since he was a child, told Barbier that Young helped organize relief efforts in the commu-nity after Katrina. Walker said he was surprised when he learned Young had tripped and fell. We know that God will forgive him, but we are here today to ask for grace and mercy and leniency, Walker said. He has done so much good in our community. Young wont start serving the 10year prison sentence until after he completes two other federal prison sentences stemming from unrelated fraud convictions in New Orleans and Mississippi. He was scheduled to be released from prison in September 2013 before Barbier imposed the 10-year term. Young said prison has helped him turn his life around after hitting rock bottom. Today I can say that I am a new man and a new preacher. And I will never look back, he said. Barbier said Young has at least nine sets of previous convictions dating back to 1990 on charges that include forgery, identity theft and issuing worthless checks. Thats quite an amazing past history of almost a lifetime as an adult of engaging in fraudulent and criminal conduct, the judge said. I just cant accept that if you are released from prison anytime soon that you are not going to soon revert back to your life-time of criminal conduct. In 2009, Young led an unsuccessful effort to recall U.S. Rep. Anh Joseph Cao, R-La., for voting against President Barack Obamas stimulus package. That same year, he joined rapper Corey Miller, known as C-Murder, in announcing a plan to curb violence in the New Orleans area. Miller was later convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison for a teenagers 2002 shooting death. Rev. Toris Young speaks during a press conference in New Orleans. Young was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in prison for stealing nearly $1 million in disaster loan payments meant to rebuild his church after Hurrican Katrina. Ex-pastor gets 10 years for stealing $1M ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK (AP) A leader of the effort to build an Islamic community cen-ter near the World Trade Center on Wednesday thanked the New York Police Department for com-ing to his aid during the furor over the project when he and the mosque were receiving death threats. Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf said at the departments annual pre-Ramadan con-ference that he was forced to move because of the threats two years ago, but the department gave care and attention to the mosque, to the workers, to him and his family. I want to publicly express my deep grati-tude, he said. Rauf helped come up with the idea for the center, called Park51, and promot-ed it amid fierce criticism because of its location. Rauf now has a reduced role in the project, which is moving forward although nothing has been built yet. Plans called for replacing a defunct clothing store two blocks from the World Trade Center site with a 13to 16-story building that would hold athletic facili-ties, a day care center, art galleries, an auditorium, a 9/11 memorial and a prayer space with room for a con-gregation of about 1,000. Critics assailed the project as insensitive, saying it was improper for a Muslim institution to be located so close to the site of an attack by Islamic extremists. The furor dissipated following the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks last year. Rauf also said Wednesday that he understands the criticism over NYPD sur-veillance of Muslims, but he believes the department is doing a good job, and he welcomed the invitation to speak at the conference. The auditorium was full of Muslim leaders, despite the absence of some Muslim groups who said they were boycotting over prior reports by The Associated Press about police surveil-lance of neighborhoods and mosques since the attacks. The boycotting groups said in a joint statement that Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly had refused to meet with them and address their concerns. They said they were advo-cating accountability and oversight in curbing civil and human rights abuses by law enforcement agen-cies. Rauf said that boycotting did nothing to help the dialogue improve over Muslim relations in the United States, and encour-aged people to speak out. If something is done which is not perfect we need to speak to each other and help each other find a way, he said. The prob-lem is when we boycott then we remove ourselves from being at the table. NYC cultural center imam thanks NYPD
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Lake City Reporter SPORTS Friday & Saturday, July 13-14, 2012 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B CHEAP SEATS Tim KirbyPhone: (386) firstname.lastname@example.org Story ideas?ContactTim KirbySports Editor754email@example.com %632576 Kirkman suffers injuryL ake Citys Michael Kirkman left the game against Minnesota on Sunday with what the Texas Rangers website called a mild left quad strain. Kirkman fielded a ground ball from Joe Mauer and sprinted toward first base to make the toss for an out. Trainer Jamie Reed came out and Kirkman left the game after throwing 13 pitches. Kirkman has been on a roll since our last update. In his last three outings, all at home, he has thrown five scoreless innings. In a 7-2 win over Oakland on June 30, Kirkman finished the game with 2 13 innings of no-hit ball. He walked one and struck out one. In a 5-1 loss to Minnesota on July 6, Kirkman pitched one inning and gave up two hits with one strikeout. In the Sunday game, Kirkman got the final out in the ninth inning and the first out in the 10th after Texas scored three runs in the bottom of the ninth to send the game into extra innings. The Rangers won, 4-3, with a one-out run in the 13th inning. Since moving up from Triple A Round Rock, Kirkman has pitched 13 innings with 10 strikeouts, six walks and seven runs (five earned). His ERA is 3.46. Texas leads the AL West by four games over the Los Angeles Angels. At 52-34 the Rangers are one-half game behind the New York Yankees for the best record in the American League. Texas opens a seven-game west coast swing today with a series at Seattle. Q Gatorade, in collaboration with ESPNHS, honors high school athletes in most sports. Florida winners for 2011-12 that have piled up on the desk are: Q Baseball Lance McCullers, Jesuit; Q Softball Bianka Bell, Chamberlain; Q Volleyball Jordan Burgess, Berkeley Prep; Q Soccer Brian James, American Heritage (Delray Beach); Q Basketball Alexis Prince, Edgewater, and Joel Berry, Lake Highland Prep; Q Cross Country Olivia Ortiz, Lakewood Ranch, and Andreas Arroyo, Colonial; Q Track & Field Shayla Sanders, Boyd Anderson, and Arman Hall, St. Thomas Aquinas. Q Tim Kirby is sports editor of the Lake City Reporter Fort White beats Fort Caroline, 5-2, in state tourney. Opening strong JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterFort White center fielder J.J. Cohrs (left) and second basem an Alex Mitchell collide while attempting to make a catch during Thursdays win against Fo rt Caroline. ASSOCIATED PRESSHole No. 9 at the Royal Lytham & St. Annes golf club is sh own at Lytham St. Annes, England, on Wednesday. The club hosts the British Open golf tournam ent next week.Parity in golf showing itself at majorsBy DOUG FERGUSONAssociated PressGolf rarely has been this mysterious when it comes to the majors. Tiger Woods used to be counted on to win at least one major a year and contend in the others. And while he is back to being the betting favorite, the British Open will be the 17th major since Woods won his last one. Rory McIlroy, the heir apparent, has taken such a peculiar turn in the last two months that it was cause for minor celebration, if not major relief, when he sim-ply made the cut in the Irish Open. Luke Donald and Lee Westwood, the two play-ers who have been atop the world ranking the most over the last two years, have never won a major. So when the British Open begins July 19 at Royal Lytham & St. Annes on the Lancashire coast of England, there really is only Woods no longer counted on for tourney wins. BRITISH continued on 10B By TIM KIRBYtkirby@lakecityreporter.comLIVE OAK The Fort White 15-under baseball had a successful start to its quest for consecutive state championships. Coming off a win in the Small League State Tournament, Fort White opened with a 5-2 victory over Fort Caroline in the Florida Babe Ruth Baseball 2012 North State Tournament 15U. The 15U tournament is at the Suwannee High baseball field in Live Oak. Julington Creek beat Tallahassee, 6-5, so Fort White and Julington Creek will play at 9 a.m. today. Tallahassee and Fort Caroline play an elimina-tion game at noon. The bottom of the bracket has Marietta Bullsbay vs. Palatka and Bradford vs. Suwannee. The winners play at noon today. Willie Carter blasted a two-out home run in the first inning to give Fort White an early lead. It was the only tally through three innings as Fort Whites Rhett Willis and Fort Carolines Josh Allen dueled on the mound. Fort White took control with a three-spot in the bot-tom of the fourth inning. Carter led off and was hit by a pitch. Trace Wilkinson walked and Austin Dupree hit into a force play at third. After another out, Alex Mitchell slapped a single to center field to score Wilkinson. Dupree was caught in a rundown between second and third and was safe when the ball was dropped on the tag. Mitchell moved to second on the play. J.J. Cohrs poked a single to right field to bring in Dupree and Mitchell also scored on the play when the throw from the field sailed over the catchers head. Cohrs moved to second and stole third as Jordan Harrington walked, but both were stranded. Fort Caroline ran itself out of a big inning and a chance to tie in the top of the fifth. Michael Newman whizzed a shot by Willis head and into center field to lead off the inning. Newman held up to see if a soft liner by Cooper Cain would get through. It did, but Newman went into sec-ond base standing up and was called out on the throw from the outfield. Allen followed with a single and Ryan Knowles walked to load the bases. Tanner Gallivan lined a shot to left field that Brent Beach caught and his throw doubled Allen off second base. Fort White padded its lead in the bottom of the inning as Wilkinson dou-bled with two outs and Dupree singled him home on a hit and run. Beach ripped a shot off the third baseman for a hit, but there was no further damage. Carter relieved Willis in the sixth inning and walked Cray Bennett and Jarrod Scott. Wilkinson took over on the mound and Jordyn JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterWillie Carter provided the first run for Fort White with a h ome run in the first inning of the Babe Ruth Baseball 201 2 North State Tournament 15U. INDIANS continued on 2B
SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today AUTO RACING Noon SPEED NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for LENOX Industrial Tools 301, at Loudon, N.H. 3:30 p.m. SPEED NASCAR, Sprint Cup, pole qualifying for LENOX Industrial Tools 301, at Loudon, N.H. 7 p.m. SPEED NASCAR, Truck Series, practice for American Ethanol 200, at Newton, Iowa 9 p.m. SPEED ARCA, Prairie Meadows 200, at Newton, Iowa BOXING 10 p.m. ESPN2 Light heavyweights, Glen Johnson (51-16-2) vs. Andrzej Fonfara (21-2-0), at Chicago CYCLING 6:30 a.m. NBCSN Tour de France, stage 12, Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne to Annonay Davezieux, France GOLF 9:30 a.m. TGC European PGA Tour, Scottish Open, second round, at Inverness, Scotland 3 p.m. ESPN2 USGA, U.S. Senior Open Championship, second round, at Lake Orion, Mich. TGC PGA Tour, John Deere Classic, second round, at Silvis, Ill. 6:30 p.m. TGC Web.com Tour, Utah Championship, second round, at Sandy, Utah MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7 p.m. MLB Regional coverage, L.A Angels at N.Y. Yankees or Boston at Tampa Bay Saturday AUTO RACING 10 a.m. ESPN2 NASCAR, Nationwide Series, pole qualifying for F.W. Webb 200, at Loudon, N.H. 11 a.m. SPEED NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Happy Hour Series, final practice for LENOX Industrial Tools 301, at Loudon, N.H. 3:30 p.m. ESPN NASCAR, Nationwide Series, F.W. Webb 200, at Loudon, N.H. 6:30 p.m. SPEED NASCAR, Truck Series, pole qualifying for American Ethanol 200, at Newton, Iowa (same-day tape) 7 p.m. ESPN Global Rallycross Championship, at Loudon, N.H. (same-day tape) 8:30 p.m. SPEED NASCAR, Truck Series, American Ethanol 200, at Newton, Iowa BOXING 11 p.m. HBO Champion Danny Garcia (23-0-0) vs. Amir Khan (26-2-0), for WBC super lightweight title, at Las Vegas CYCLING 8 a.m. NBCSN Tour de France, stage 13, Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux to Le Cap dAdge, France GOLF 8 a.m. TGC European PGA Tour, Scottish Open, third round, at Inverness, Scotland 3 p.m. CBS PGA Tour, John Deere Classic, third round, at Silvis, Ill. NBC USGA, U.S. Senior Open Championship, third round, at Lake Orion, Mich. 6:30 p.m. TGC Web.com Tour, Utah Championship, third round, at Sandy, Utah MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 1 p.m. WGN Arizona at Chicago Cubs 3:30 p.m. FOX Regional coverage, N.Y. Mets at Atlanta, St. Louis at Cincinnati, or Detroit at Baltimore 7 p.m. MLB Regional coverage, Boston at Tampa Bay or Pittsburgh at Milwaukee WGN Chicago White Sox at Kansas City MAJOR LEAGUE LACROSSE 7 p.m. ESPN2 Charlotte at Denver MOTORSPORTS 4 p.m. NBCSN AMA Motocross, at Millville, Minn. 11 p.m. SPEED AMA Pro Racing, at Lexington, Ohio (same-day tape) SOCCER 11 p.m. NBCSN MLS, Los Angeles at Portland TENNIS 4 p.m. ESPN2 WTA Tour, Bank of the West Classic, semifinal, at Stanford, Calif. 10 p.m. ESPN2 WTA Tour, Bank of the West Classic, semifinal, at Stanford, Calif.BASEBALLAL standings East Division W L Pct GB New York 52 33 .612 Baltimore 45 40 .529 7Tampa Bay 45 41 .523 7 12 Boston 43 43 .500 9 12 Toronto 43 43 .500 9 12 Central Division W L Pct GB Chicago 47 38 .553 Cleveland 44 41 .518 3Detroit 44 42 .512 3 12 Kansas City 37 47 .440 9 12 Minnesota 36 49 .424 11 West Division W L Pct GB Texas 52 34 .605 Los Angeles 48 38 .558 4 Oakland 43 43 .500 9 Seattle 36 51 .414 16 12 Wednesdays Games No games scheduled Thursdays Games No games scheduled Todays Games Detroit (Fister 2-6) at Baltimore (Hammel 8-5), 7:05 p.m. L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 9-5) at N.Y. Yankees (Kuroda 8-7), 7:05 p.m. Cleveland (Masterson 5-8) at Toronto (R.Romero 8-4), 7:07 p.m. Boston (F.Morales 1-2) at Tampa Bay (Hellickson 4-5), 7:10 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Quintana 4-1) at Kansas City (B.Chen 7-8), 8:10 p.m. Oakland (Griffin 0-0) at Minnesota (Liriano 3-7), 8:10 p.m. Texas (D.Holland 5-4) at Seattle (Millwood 3-6), 10:10 p.m. Saturdays Games L.A. Angels at N.Y. Yankees, 1:05 p.m.Cleveland at Toronto, 1:07 p.m.Detroit at Baltimore, 4:05 p.m.Boston at Tampa Bay, 7:10 p.m.Chicago White Sox at Kansas City, 7:10 p.m. Oakland at Minnesota, 7:10 p.m.Texas at Seattle, 9:10 p.m. Sundays Games L.A. Angels at N.Y. Yankees, 1:05 p.m.Cleveland at Toronto, 1:07 p.m.Detroit at Baltimore, 1:35 p.m.Boston at Tampa Bay, 1:40 p.m.Chicago White Sox at Kansas City, 2:10 p.m. Oakland at Minnesota, 2:10 p.m.Texas at Seattle, 4:10 p.m. NL standings East Division W L Pct GB Washington 49 34 .590 Atlanta 46 39 .541 4 New York 46 40 .535 4 12 Miami 41 44 .482 9 Philadelphia 37 50 .425 14 Central Division W L Pct GB Pittsburgh 48 37 .565 Cincinnati 47 38 .553 1 St. Louis 46 40 .535 2 12 Milwaukee 40 45 .471 8Chicago 33 52 .388 15Houston 33 53 .384 15 12 West Division W L Pct GB Los Angeles 47 40 .540 San Francisco 46 40 .535 12 Arizona 42 43 .494 4 San Diego 34 53 .391 13 Colorado 33 52 .388 13 Wednesdays Games No games scheduled Thursdays Games No games scheduled Todays Games Arizona (I.Kennedy 6-7) at Chicago Cubs (Maholm 6-6), 2:20 p.m. St. Louis (Wainwright 7-8) at Cincinnati (Latos 7-2), 7:10 p.m. Washington (Zimmermann 5-6) at Miami (Jo.Johnson 5-5), 7:10 p.m. N.Y. Mets (C.Young 2-2) at Atlanta (T.Hudson 7-4), 7:35 p.m. Pittsburgh (Ja.McDonald 9-3) at Milwaukee (Greinke 9-3), 8:10 p.m. Philadelphia (Cl.Lee 1-5) at Colorado (Friedrich 4-6), 8:40 p.m. San Diego (Richard 6-9) at L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 6-5), 10:10 p.m. Houston (Lyles 2-5) at San Francisco (Bumgarner 10-5), 10:15 p.m. Saturdays Games Arizona at Chicago Cubs, 1:05 p.m.N.Y. Mets at Atlanta, 4:05 p.m.St. Louis at Cincinnati, 4:05 p.m.Pittsburgh at Milwaukee, 7:10 p.m.Washington at Miami, 7:10 p.m.Philadelphia at Colorado, 8:10 p.m.Houston at San Francisco, 9:05 p.m.San Diego at L.A. Dodgers, 9:10 p.m. Sundays Games Washington at Miami, 1:10 p.m.N.Y. Mets at Atlanta, 1:35 p.m.Pittsburgh at Milwaukee, 2:10 p.m.Arizona at Chicago Cubs, 2:20 p.m.Philadelphia at Colorado, 3:10 p.m.Houston at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.San Diego at L.A. Dodgers, 4:10 p.m.St. Louis at Cincinnati, 8:05 p.m. Baseball calendar July 22 Hall of Fame induction, Cooperstown, N.Y. July 31 Last day to trade a player without securing waivers. Aug 15-16 Owners meetings, Denver. Sept. 1 Active rosters expand to 40 players.FOOTBALLNFL calendar Late July Training camps open.Aug. 4-5 Hall of Fame inductions; Hall of Fame game, Canton, Ohio. Aug. 9-13 Preseason openers.Sept. 5 Regular-season opener.Sept. 9-10 First full regular-season weekend.AUTO RACINGRace week NASCAR LENOX INDUSTRIAL TOOLS 301 Site: Loudon, N.H.Schedule: Today, practice (Speed, noon-1:30 p.m.), qualifying (Speed, 3:30-5:30 p.m.); Saturday, practice (Speed, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.); Sunday, race, 1 p.m. (TNT, noon-4:30 p.m.). Track: New Hampshire Motor Speedway (oval, 1.058 miles). Race distance: 318.46 miles, 301 laps.Next race: Brickyard 400, July 29, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis. NATIONWIDE F.W. WEBB 200 Site: Loudon, N.H.Schedule: Today, practice (Speed, 1:30-3 p.m.); Saturday, qualifying (ESPN2, 10-11 a.m., race, 3 p.m. (ESPN, 2:306 p.m.). Track: New Hampshire Motor Speedway). Race distance: 211.6 miles, 200 laps.Next race: Indy 250, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis. CAMPING WORLD TRUCK AMERICAN ETHANOL 200 Site: Newton, Iowa. Schedule: Today, practice (Speed, 7-8:30 p.m.); Saturday, qualifying (Speed, 6:30-7:30 p.m.), race, 8:30 p.m. (Speed, 8-11 p.m.). Track: Iowa Speedway (oval, 0.875 miles). Race distance: 175 miles, 200 laps.Next race: American Ethanol 225, July 21, Chicagoland Speedway, Joliett, Ill. OTHER RACES ARCA RACING SERIES: Prairie Meadows 200, Today (Speed, 9-11 p.m.), Iowa Speedway, Newton, Iowa.BASKETBALLWNBA schedule Late Wednesday Atlanta 70, Seattle 59Connecticut 85, Washington 73 Thursdays Games Minnesota 89, Tulsa 74Los Angeles at Indiana (n) Todays Games Washington at New York, 11 a.m.Atlanta at San Antonio, 8 p.m.Connecticut at Chicago, 8:30 p.m.Seattle at Phoenix, 10 p.m.CYCLINGTour de France July 11 10th Stage: Macon to Bellgarde-sur-Valserine, high mountains, 194.5 (120.9) (Thomas Voeckler, France; Wiggins) July 12 11th Stage: Albertville to La Toussuire-Les Sybelles, high mountains, 148 (92) (Pierre Rolland, France; Wiggins) July 13 12th Stage: Saint-Jean-deMaurienne to Annonay Davezieux, medi-um mountains, 226 (140.4) July 14 13th Stage: Saint-PaulTrois-Chateaux to Le Cap dAgde, plain, 217 (134.8) July 15 14th Stage: Limoux to Foix, high mountains, 191 (118.7) July 16 15th Stage: Samatan to Pau, plain, 158.5 (98.5) July 17 Rest Day: PauJuly 18 16th Stage: Pau to Bagneresde-Luchon, high mountains, 197 (122.4) July 19 17th Stage: Bagneres-deLuchon to Peyragudes, high mountains, 143.5 (89.2) July 20 18th Stage: Blagnac to Brivela-Gaillarde, plain, 222.5 (138.3) July 21 19th Stage: Bonneval to Chartres, individual time trial, 53.5 (33.1) July 22 20th Stage: Rambouillet to Champs-Elysees, Paris, 120 (74.6) Total 3496.9 kilometers (2172.9 miles) Thursday 11th Stage (A 92-mile ride from Albertville to La Toussuire, with back-to-back Hors cat-egorie climbs up the Col de la Madeleine and Croix de Fer, followed by at Category 2 and a finishing Category 1) 1. Pierre Rolland, France, Team Europcar, 4 hours, 43 minutes, 54 seconds. 2. Thibaut Pinot, France, FDJ-Big Mat, 55 seconds behind. 3. Chris Froome, Britain, Sky Procycling, same time. 4. Jurgen Van den Broeck, Belgium, Lotto Belisol, :57. 5. Vincenzo Nibali, Italy, LiquigasCannondale, same time. 6. Bradley Wiggins, Britain, Sky Procycling, same time. 7. Chris Anker Sorensen, Denmark, Team Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank, 1:08. 8. Janez Brajkovic, Slovenia, Astana, 1:58. 9. Vasili Kiryienka, Belarus, Movistar, 2:13. 10. Frank Schleck, Luxembourg, RadioShack-Nissan, 2:23. 11. Cadel Evans, Australia, BMC Racing, same time. 12. Tejay Van Garderen, United States, BMC Racing, same time. 13. Christopher Horner, United States, RadioShack-Nissan, 3:53. 14. Andreas Kloeden, Germany, RadioShack-Nissan, same time. 15. Jerome Coppel, France, SaurSojasun, same time. 16. Haimar Zubeldia, Spain, RadioShackNissan, same time. 17. Juan Jose Cobo, Spain, Movistar, same time. 18. Robert Kiserlovski, Croatia, Astana, same time. 19. Nicolas Roche, Ireland, France, AG2R La Mondiale, 6:17. 20. Laurens ten Dam, Netherlands, Rabobank, 7:27. Overall Standings (After 11 stages) 1. Bradley Wiggins, Britain, Sky Procycling, 48 hours, 43 minutes, 53 sec-onds. 2. Chris Froome, Britain, Sky Procycling, 2:05. 3. Vincenzo Nibali, Italy, LiquigasCannondale, 2:23. 4. Cadel Evans, Australia, BMC Racing, 3:19. 5. Jurgen Van den Broeck, Belgium, Lotto Belisol, 4:48. 6. Haimar Zubeldia, Spain, RadioShackNissan, 6:15. 7. Tejay Van Garderen, United States, BMC Racing, 6:57. 8. Janez Brajkovic, Slovenia, Astana, 7:30. 9. Pierre Rolland, France, Team Europcar, 8:31. 10. Thibaut Pinot, France, FDJ-Big Mat, 8:51. 11. Andreas Kloeden, Germany, RadioShack-Nissan, 9:29. 12. Frank Schleck, Luxembourg, RadioShack-Nissan, 9:45. 13. Nicolas Roche, Ireland, France, AG2R La Mondiale, 10:49. 14. Jerome Coppel, France, SaurSojasun, 11:27. 15. Christopher Horner, United States, RadioShack-Nissan, 12:41. 16. Denis Menchov, Russia, Katusha, 16:20. 17. Maxime Monfort, Belgium, RadioShack-Nissan, 17:41. 18. Alejandro Valverde, Spain, Movistar, 18:10. 19. Rui Costa, Portugal, Movistar, 19:02. 20. Chris Anker Sorensen, Denmark, Team Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank, 20:12. 2B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS FRIDAY & SATURDAY, JULY 13-14, 2012%632576 BRIEFS COURTESY PHOTOShrine Club hold em fundraiserLake City Shrine Club had a Texas Hold em fundraiser tournament on July 6. Fourteen players participated and the club raised $475 w hile paying out $600. Winners were: Jason Benitez, second place $180 (from le ft); Irene Cook, third place $120; Keith Blackie, first place $300. YOUTH BASEBALL River Rats 11U tryouts today The North Florida River Rats 11-under travel baseball team has an open tryout at 6 p.m. today at the Southside Sports Complex practice fields. For details, call Jamie Albritton at (386) 209-0166. CHS FOOTBALL Season tickets on sale Monday Columbia High football season tickets go on sale Monday at McDuffie Marine & Sporting Goods. The package is $48 for six games. Current season ticket holders have until Aug. 17 to pick up their same seats. See Charles Saunders for tickets. The Columbia County Quarterback Club has a car wash fundraiser set for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 27 at Hardees on U.S. Highway 90 west. For details, call club president Joe Martino at 984-0452. GATORS North Florida meeting July 24 The North Florida Gator Club will meet at 6 p.m. July 24 at Beef O Bradys on Main Boulevard in Lake City. Upcoming socials will be discussed. For details, call 752-3333. YOUTH FOOTBALL Pop Warner sign-up extended Pop Warner Football registration has been extended until rosters are full for boys ages 9-11 (weight 75-120 pounds) and 12-year-olds (weight 100 pounds maximum). Cost of $80 includes complete uniform, insurance, helmet and shoulder pads. For registration information and times, call league president Mike Ferrell at 209-1662. SWIMMING Weekday water aerobics classes The Columbia Aquatic Complex is offering water aerobics classes weekdays at noon and 5 p.m. Cost is $4 per class or $40 per month. For details, call the pool at 755-8195.Youth, adult swim lessons offered The Columbia Aquatic Complex is offering swimming lessons for children and adults. Cost for the two-week sessions is $50. Four morning and two evening class times are available, and most swimming levels are offered at each time. There are mom and tot classes at 11 a.m. and 6:10 p.m. Classes are 40 minutes long for children and 30 minutes for adults. The next sessions are July 16-27. Registration is at the Aquatic Complex today and Saturday. For details, call the pool at 755-8195. YOUTH FOOTBALL Free Exposure camp under way The second annual Exposure Foundation Camp for ages 5-13 is 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays through July at Richardson Community Center. There is no charge, but a parent permission form is required. For details, call Adee Farmer at 344-2284. YOUTH SOCCER Soccer Academy offers teaching Columbia Youth Soccer Association is accepting players for its Soccer Academy. Led by Columbia High coach Trevor Tyler and other certified coaches, the academy teaches player skills and agility to enhance all levels. The monthly fee is $70 for four weeks (two sessions per week). There is a registration fee of $55 which covers academy uniform and registration with Florida Youth Soccer Association. For details, call Scott at 288-2504. ZUMBA Aqua Zumba class Mondays at pool An aqua Zumba class is 6-7 p.m. Mondays at the Columbia Aquatic Complex. Cost for the class is $5. Sarah Sandlin is instructing. For details, call the pool at 755-8195.Classes offered at Teen Town The Lake City Recreation Department offers Zumba classes from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at Teen Town. Cost is $5 per class. For details, call Sarah Sandlin at 758-0009. FORT WHITE BASEBALL Moes Night fundraiser July 23 The Fort White middle school and high school baseball teams will be working a fundraiser at Moes Southwest Grill in Lake City from 5-8 p.m. July 23. Eat at Moes and support Fort White baseball. Players will be accepting donations at Wal-Mart in Lake City from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.July 28. For details, call Jeanne Howell at 288-5537. FORT WHITE FOOTBALL Ruby Tuesday GiveBack Night The Fort White Quarterback Club has a Ruby Tuesday GiveBack Night every Thursday in July. Present the Quarterback Clubs GiveBack flyer at the Ruby Tuesday on SW Commerce Drive and 20 percent of the bill will be donated to the Quarterback Club. For details, call Shayne Morgan 397-4954 or club president Harold Bundy at 365-5731. YOUTH BALL Summer camps at The Impact Zone The Impact Zone is offering summer camps in baseball and softball for ages 6-8, 9-10, 11-14 and 14-and-older from its indoor training facility on Burk Avenue. The final camp is 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 23-27. Cost is $120 for members or $145 for non-members. Camps are limited to 25 participants and a $50 deposit is required. A $20 lunch card is available and after care is $50. For details, call 243-8238. CHS GIRLS GOLF Lady Tiger golf tourney Aug. 11 The Lady Tiger Scramble Golf Tournament is Aug. 11 at Quail Heights Country Club with an 8 a.m. shotgun start. Format is three-person team scramble with one gross and one net winner. Cost of $50 per player includes golf and lunch. For details, call Chet Carter at 365-7097. FISHING License-free day set for Sept. 1 The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is offering a license-free recreational fishing saltwater day on Sept. 1. Bag limits, season and size restrictions apply. For fishing tips, locations and rules, go to MyFWC.com /Fishing. YOUTH SWIMMING Columbia Swim Team offerings The Columbia Swim Team Dolphins is a summer recreational swim league designed to introduce competitive swimming to 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.Q From staff reports
LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS FRIDAY & SATURDAY, JULY 13-14, 2012 3B%6SRUWV Indians take opener in state tourney JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterFort Whites Alex Mitchell (right) runs as Austin Dupree (middle) and Jordan Harrington wait to congratulate him at home during Thursdays 5-2 win against Fort Caroline. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterFort Whites Trace Wilkinson was 2-for-2 in Thursdays g ame. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterFort Whites Austin Dupree makes a tag at third during the Indians win on Thursday.JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterFort Whites Tyler Wendel makes a tag on a Fort Caroline player as Alex Mitchell watches from second base during Thursdays opening game. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterFort Whites J.J. Cohrs slides safely into base during Fort Whites 5-2 victory against Fort Caroline on Thursday.
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Hughley: Reset (N) Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy (N) ASSOCIATED PRESSIn this Aug. 8, 1992 photo, the USAs Scottie Pippen (left) with Michael Jordan (center) and Clyde Drexler, pose w ith their gold medals after winning in Barcelona. Jordan tel ls the Associated Press that he laughed when heard Kobe Bryant said this years USA Olympic basketball team could bea t the Dream Team that Jordan played on. Jordan said Its n ot even a question who would have won that game. We had 11 Hall of Famers on that team. Whenever they get 11 Hall of Famers you call and ask me.Jordan: 1992 Dream Team better than 2012 USA squadBy STEVE REEDAssociated PressCHARLOTTE, N.C. Michael Jordan said theres no way Kobe Bryant and this years USA Olympic basketball team couldve beaten the 1992 Dream Team. Jordan told The Associated Press Thursday that he laughed I absolutely laughed when hearing Bryants comments that the squad training in Las Vegas could take Jordan and company. Jordan said theres no comparison which team is better. For him to compare those two teams is not one of the smarter things he ever could have done, Jordan said prior to playing in a celebrity golf tourna-ment in Charlotte. Jordan said the 1992 team, which included 11 future Hall of Famers and won its six Olympic games by an average of more than 43 points en route to capturing the gold medal, was a better overall team largely because of the experience it put on the floor. I heard Kobe say we were not athletic, said a smiling Jordan as he sat in a golf cart puffing on his cigar while waiting to tee off. But we were smart. He said we were too old, but I was 29 and in the prime of my career. Pip (Scottie Pippen) was 26 or 27, (Charles) Barkley was 29, Patrick (Ewing) was 29 and Chris Mullin was 29. Almost everybody was still in their twenties. Jordans response came after Bryant told reporters in Las Vegas that this years team could pull out a win against the Dream Team if they faced each other in their primes. Bryant said this years team has a bunch of racehorses, players who are incredibly athletic while the Dream Team consisted mainly of players at the tail end of their careers. Bryants comments received immediate and sharp rebuttal from some members of the Dream Team, including Barkley. Jordan joined in on Thursday. Most of us were in the prime of our careers, at a point where athleticism doesnt really matter, said Jordan, the owner of the Charlotte Bobcats. You have to know how to play the game.U.S. Olympic basketball team starts slowLAS VEGAS LeBron James was stretched out against a wall Wednesday, answering a few questions before lacing up his Nikes. Carmelo Anthony was doing the same thing in the cor-ner of the gym, while Kobe Bryant went about his busi-ness across the way. Talent was never going to be a problem for the U.S. mens basketball team head-ing to London as defend-ing gold medal champi-ons. Never has been, ever since the Dream Team got together 20 years ago and changed the way the world plays basketball. We understand why were here, James said. Were all superstars on our respective teams. Now we all have to be superstars on this team. Assuming that happens, any worries about bringing the gold home from London should pretty much vanish. Sure, Spain figures to be tough and the Russians and Argentinians will pose challenges. And there are some who question the lack of height inside on this team. But the U.S. roster is so deep and athletic that the early chatter is that this team could be even better than the last gold medal team even without Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh, both key perform-ers in Beijing, along with that teams only true center, Dwight Howard. We have the potential, James said. But well see.
LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS FRIDAY & SATURDAY, JULY 13-14, 2012 5B 5BNASCAR SPRINT CUP POINTS 1. Matt Kenseth 676; Leader 2. Dale Earnhardt Jr. 651; behind -25 3. Greg Biffle 632; behind -44 4. Jimmie Johnson 618; behind -58 5. Tony Stewart 592; behind -84 6. Kevin Harvick 586; behind -90 7. Denny Hamlin 585; behind -91 8. Martin Truex Jr. 584; behind -92 9. Brad Keselowski 575; behind -101 10. Clint Bowyer 572; behind -104 Tony Stewarts fourth career victory in the July race at Daytona, the 47th of his career and the third this season,have him looking like a driver who could repeat as Sprint Cup champion,which would give him four Cup titles. Stewart said in his winners interview that hes been very pleased with his teams performance over the first half of the season. I think there were some races that we lost some opportunities on, but I think there were races that we capitalized on that we havent been able to in the past,he said.I think on the average,were really looking good right now On the average,I feel like were making gains. He said he was especially proud of his teams performance in qualifying at Daytona,even though his time was disallowed because a hose came loose.He had to start the race from 42nd position instead of on the outside pole where he originally qualified.His Stewart-Haas Racing teammate Ryan Newman was third,just a fraction of a second behind him. I think qualifying was what I was most proud of for the weekend,and even though we lost our time,having those two cars come here and be second and third separated by only eight thousandths of a second shows how good a job the guys did at our race shop,he said. Newman went on to finish fifth in the 400,breaking a string of disappointing runs that saw him finish no better than 12th in the 11 races between his win at Martinsville and his top-five at Daytona. It was big for us,especially with the stretch coming up,Newman said,adding that hes especially looking forward to this weeks race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. He said the Loudon track is a place which we at Stewart-Haas have done an awesome job at in the past. And he said that while he left Daytona trailing Joey Logano by one point in the race for a wildcard Chase berth,hes optimistic going forward. We are still in plenty of contention there with the No.20 car right now,he said. A trip back to Daytona International Speedway for the traditional start of the second half of the NASCAR season has become a time to reflect on the good and bad of the first half of the year. And while Saturdays Coke Zero 400 at Daytona had plenty of excitement late in the race due to multi-car crashes and cautions, the conversation at Daytona before the race was about the lack of such at many races this year.The first half of the 400 was relatively uneventful as well. The week before at Kentucky Speedway, track owner Bruton Smith proposed mandatory caution periods or timeouts at certain intervals in the race,with the idea that the double-file restarts that followed those cautions would provide action and drama that has been missing in many races. Call it what you want,but youve got to have caution flags,Smith told reporters at his Kentucky track.That creates excitement. You cant just sit there with nothing happening.It ruins the event.Its damaging to our sport. NASCAR chairman Brian France said in his mid-season session with the press at Daytona that Smiths ideas wont fly. Its a very clear line to us,he said.What were not going to do are gimmicky things. Ive heard we ought to throw a caution every ten laps.Thats nonsense.We wont do gimmicky things.But well do things that incentivize performance,incentivize wins.That we are open to.The wild card does that.It does it in an authentic way. NASCAR has,in recent seasons,added double-file restarts,the free pass rule,greenwhite-checkered-flag finishes and even the Chase format and several modifications to it in attempts to spice up the action. Some say that many caution flags thrown for small pieces of debris on the track were actually displayed to break up dull stretches of racing. Drivers asked about Smiths mandatory caution idea generally said they were opposed to it. I just think when we start using cautions to make the race more exciting, I think thats going down a slippery slope,Carl Edwards said.I dont think its good for the sport.Thats my opinion from where I sit.That doesnt mean its right,thats just my opinion. He said that auto racing,by its nature,isnt going to have a Game Sevenmoment every time. Thats what makes some races great,he said.If you start affecting the competition like that,that is analogous to stopping a basketball game if the score gets too far apart and putting the score back even. That,to me,is not what auto racing is about.If you let these races play out naturally, and let the racing be racing,sometimes there are some wild things that happen,and things happen that are unexpected,and thats what makes that true,real drama that happens every once in a while. And sometimes races dont play out that way,and thats OK,too,he said. If a guy wins by three laps,well,he was meant to win by three laps,and you dont want to take that away from that guy and that team,he said. Edwards said that doing things any other way cheapens the sport. You cant fabricate competition,he said. Thats whats so great about our sport.Theres a whole other world there politics and the real world where everybody is changing the rules all the time to try and get an advantage. We might as well just leave sports alone,and may the best man win. NOTEBOOK A.J. Allmendinger suspended A.J.Allmendinger,temporarily suspended from NASCAR after he didnt pass a random drug test,faces an uncertain future in the sport. Allmendinger,who has a one-year deal to drive the No.22 Dodge for Penske Racing,was suspended just hours before the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona.He was replaced by Sam Hornish Jr.,who flew in from Charlotte,N.C.,and arrived at the track just minutes before the race.Hornish finished 33rd after a blown tire took him out of contention. NASCARs Vice President of Racing Operations Steve ODonnell read a statement to members of the media at Daytona,but did not answer questions. ODonnells statement was:Driver A.J. Allmendinger has been temporarily suspended from NASCAR competition based upon a notification of a positive A test NASCAR received from the Medical Review Officer as stated in Section 19-11B (6, 7) of the NASCAR Substance Abuse Policy. Pursuant to the rule book,Allmendinger has the opportunity to request within the next 72 hours that his B sample be tested. NASCAR will follow its policies and procedures set forth in the rule book in dealing with this matter. Its not Allmendingers first problem of that nature.In 2009,while driving for Richard Petty Motorsports,he was cited with drunk driving after a late-night traffic stop in North Carolina. He was given a suspended sentence,probation and community service after pleading no contest to a misdemeanor charge of driving while impaired. Allmendingers Penske Racing team issued a brief statement.It read in part:NASCAR notified Penske Racing this afternoon that A.J. Allmendinger was administered a drug test earlier this week,and those results tested positive.NASCAR has a strict drug testing program that Penske Racing fully supports. Penske Racing will work with NASCAR through this process and its next steps. Crash scuttles Awesome Bill For a time during Saturdays race at Daytona, 56-year-old Bill Elliott was looking a lot like the Awesome Billof the early 1980s,the driver who once dominated races on NASCARs biggest and fastest tracks. Elliott,driving the No.50 Chevrolet for a Turner Motorsports team that was making its first Sprint Cup start,qualified seventh and ran third for a long stretch in the opening segment of the race. He was still in contention when he was collected in a multi-car crash on Lap 123 of 160. We were just a victim of the circumstances, he said.But man,I was proud of all those guys on Turner Motorsports and Walmart.Thats the best Ive run in a long time.The car drove so well.I could go anywhere on the race track and just wait around biding my time and just seeing where were going to play out at the end. He said the current rules make it much harder to race than it was back in the day. You could hardly pass,man,he said.I mean when I was running third there early on in the race,I ran every lap wide open and never came off the bottom.And thats kind of where you were. Elliott,who has made just one other start this season,at Talladega,said his opportunities to race are becoming less frequent,and any start could be his last. By RICK MINTER / Universal Uclick By RICK MINTER / Universal Uclick In search to add drama, NASCAR vows: No gimmicks Cars spin out in the last lap of the Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway on Saturday.(NASCAR photo) NEXT UP... Race: F.W. Webb 200 Where: New Hampshire Motor Speedway When: Saturday, 2:30 p.m. (ET) TV: ESPN 2011 Winner: Kyle Busch SPRINT CUP CAMPING WORLD TRUCKS NATIONWIDE SERIES Race: American Ethanol 200 Where: Iowa Speedway When: Saturday, 8:00 p.m. (ET) TV: SPEED 2011 Winner: Matt Crafton Race: LENOX Industrial Tools 301 Where: New Hampshire Motor Speedway When: Sunday, 12 p.m. (ET) TV: TNT 2011 Winner: Ryan Newman (right) NUMERICALLY SPEAKING Laps led by Tony Stewart in the past 14 races at New Hampshire, the most of any driver Laps led by Mike Skinner in the past three Truck Series races at Iowa,tops among all drivers Points positions gained by Tony Stewart at Daytona,to fifth,the most of any driver Laps led by Jeff Burton in winning the 2000 Dura Lube 300 at New Hampshire,a track record (he started 2nd,passed polesitter Bobby Labonte on the start and led every lap) 193 849 300 4 Stewart: Team looking good Spice it up Kurt Busch (NASCAR photo) A.J.Allmendinger (NASCAR photo) Busch happy to deliver win for Finch One of the feel-good stories from Daytona was Kurt Buschs victory in Fridays Subway Jalapeno 250 Nationwide Series race. It came in James Finchs unsponsored Chevrolet. Its the same owner and crew that Busch drives for in Sprint Cup. Thats what James Finch is all about, Busch said. He loves Daytona, and Im happy that we were able to deliver. All of [the crew] came out to the start/finish line to be a part of the celebration. Its all about heart, and its all about passion with these guys, and I couldnt be more proud of this team effort tonight. Pole-sitter Ricky Stenhouse Jr. finished second, followed by Michael Annett. The race saw a Nationwide Series track record 42 lead changes among 16 drivers. Bobby Labonte,driver of the No.47 Toyota,spins out in front of Bill Elliott,driver of the No.50 Chevrolet,after an incident in Saturdays Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway.(NASCAR photo) Tony Stewart (NASCAR photo) Spice it up
6B LAKE CITY REPORTER ADVICE & PUZZLES FRIDAY & SATURDAY, JULY 13-14, 2012 DEAR ABBY: My son is 24 and was honorably dis-charged as a corporal after a four-year enlistment in the U.S. Marine Corps. He was deployed twice to Iraq. Since his return he has been attending community college, but he lacks the focus and is bored. He has recently announced that he would like to return to the military. When he approached the Marine recruiter to re-enlist, he was told hes ineligible due to tattoos on his arms. After four years of honorable and devoted service, this rejec-tion is insulting. He has announced to family that he will pursue enlistment in the French Foreign Legion next year. This is very distressing to me, and Im sick with worry about his well-being. I do not want him to go off to fight in a foreign military. Can you offer any words of wisdom? -WORRIED MOM IN GAINESVILLE, FLA. DEAR WORRIED MOM: Encourage your son to explore enlistment opportunities with other branches of the U.S. military regarding their tattoo policies. However, while you and I might con-sider his desire to join the French Foreign Legion to be an extreme overreac-tion to his rejection by the Marines, as an adult he has a right to make that choice. If he goes through with his plan, he may see less action than he would as a member of the U.S. military. While I cant make this easier for you as a par-ent, I do have this advice to offer. Tell your son it would be in his best inter-est to learn some basic French before he goes. ** ** ** DEAR ABBY: My twin sister and I have lived across the country from each other for many years, but have remained close through phone calls. Two years ago she began talk-ing politics, and we real-ized we differ on the topic. I asked her if we could not talk so much about the subject and just agree to disagree. Things were fine until she planned a visit to see me and also a friend who agrees politically with her. I told her she was welcome to use my car to see her friend, but I didnt want to go because I knew politics would be brought up. It made her very angry, and she ended up canceling her trip. We have continued our phone chats, and I stayed with her several days last year to celebrate our brothers birthday. But the bond we had is no longer there. I can feel her and my brother pulling away from me. Im sure its because of our political dif-ferences. I dont know how to turn things around. I have never argued with them, but feel they are making me an outsider. How can I get them back without compromising my own views? Twenty years ago, my sister and I differed on some religious points, and she wanted nothing to do with me for the next two years. It took our mothers death to get us back together. Help! -LOVES MY TWIN DEAR LOVES: While you and your twin were womb-mates, nowhere is it written that because of your twinship you must think in unison. For the time being, my advice is to calm down. This being an election year, feelings are running high. Keep the lines of communication open as far as your sister and brother will allow. After the election is over, your relationship may nor-malize. However, if it doesnt, then its important you remember that the experi-ences we have as we travel lifes path can turn even twins into very different people. Accept that, and your heart will be less fragile. ** ** **DEAR ABBY: Im 17 and hopelessly confused. Im currently in a long-distance relationship with someone I havent seen in person for several months. At first, I wasnt into him, but after we began talking over Skype and emailing, he told me he liked me, so I said I liked him, too -even though Im not physically attracted to him. I figured that since he lives so far away and theres no one at my school I could see myself liking, why make him feel bad by tell-ing the truth? Now hes coming to visit for a few days, and Im worried that I wont like him. Im his first girlfriend, and I think his parents are excited to see that he finally found someone. My mom tells me that hes a very nice boy and wont leave me like the rest of my egocentric exes. Hes just very immature and socially awkward. I thought I might eventually fall for him because hes smart, motivated and sweet -three things I value in a guy. What do I do about this? Is there something wrong with me? -HOPELESSLY CONFUSED IN SALT LAKE CITY DEAR CONFUSED: There is nothing wrong with you -you are 17 and not experienced. When the young man said he liked you, you should have told him that you like him for all the qualities you men-tioned, but as a FRIEND. When he comes to visit, if he tries to make the encounter romantic, level with him. If youre not attracted to him, it would be cruel to lead him on. Youre both still young and have many dating experi-ences ahead of you. In the future, please remember that honesty is the best policy. ** ** **DEAR ABBY: My recently divorced, beautiful, intelligent daughter, Glynnis, is an executive with a global firm and has a high net worth. During her divorce she recon-nected with a high school friend who moved in with her. This friend is a jobless, obese, coarse man who has been divorced three times. Glynnis uses him as an errand/houseboy, chauffeur, bodyguard, handyman and general flunky. He will do anything she asks of him at any time. One can only assume he thinks he has won the lottery. This man is an embarrassment of monumental proportions. We live in another state and go to visit them. I am extremely uncomfortable with the bizarre image of a couple they present. At lunch, din-ner or out shopping with them, people actually gasp when they realize the two are together. I cannot relate to him. Conversing with him is hopeless. Of course, its my daughters business who she wants in her life. But Im disgusted with the entire scenario. Any suggestions? -GLYNNIS DAD DEAR DAD: Yes. Try harder to find SOMETHING you have in common with your daugh-ters companion, and you may start to understand what she sees in him. Right now hes serving a purpose. Having been through a divorce, she may want a man around who can perform all the jobs you listed. Or, she may just want someone she can control. If youre serious about his function as a bodyguard, suggest that if she feels threatened, she should talk to the police, who are trained to handle such matters. As you said, your daughter is intelligent. Its unlikely shell remarry anytime soon. So calm down and try to be less judgmental. HOROSCOPES DEAR ABBY ARIES (March 21-April 19): A cash injection is apparent. Networking will inspire you to develop your ideas and move forward with your plans. Conversations will lead to new possibilities. Surround yourself with people who are produc-tive, not demanding. Make romance a priority. +++ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Create opportunity instead of opposition. Be a team player by diversifying and adapting to different methods. Reaching your destination successfully will be what counts in the end. Control your emo-tions and dont reveal per-sonal secrets. +++ GEMINI (May 21June 20): Decide whats important to you and pursue your dreams. Your strength of character will make a difference to any-one in a position to help you. Take action now, both personally and profession-ally, and you will improve your life. +++ CANCER (June 21-July 22): Dont complicate your life when its so important to reach your set goals in order to make personal and professional gains. Change is upon you, and though you may not like it at first, in the end you will benefit. ++++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Financial gains can be yours if you put a unique spin on what you do. Drum up interest and get people involved who have something to contribute. Be a leader and draw attention to your ideas. Show strength and control your emotions. ++ VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Call the shots and resolve difficult issues that have been hanging over you. Speak from the heart and show compassion, and you will attract people who have the creative ability to help you achieve your goals. Travel plans will pay off. +++++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Your time and know-how will take you to the top. Open up conversations and use your charm to inspire creative people to join your cause. Traveling or doing something that makes you feel good about you should be your goal. +++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Trust what you know, and use your judgment when making an important decision that can affect your financial future. Dont shy away from someone you think may be superior to you. Put your best foot forward and youll discover how great you are. +++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You can match anyone you come up against. Live, love and laugh your way to the top. Partnerships will help you make alterations to your life that will bring you great satisfaction and recognition. Love is high-lighted. +++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22Jan. 19): Approach your responsibilities seriously to command the attention and assistance you require. Methodical plans will allow you to outmaneuver the competition. Knowing your audience will lead to personal and professional success. +++++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20Feb. 18): Reopen past relationships and you will win approval. Your dedication and desire to be the best you can be will bring you greater success in part-nerships that can change your life financially and emotionally. Love is high-lighted. ++ PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Dont trust a sales pitch. Experience will shed light on what you should do now. Dont show vul-nerability. The grass isnt always greener on the other side of the fence. Do your due diligence before you make a move. ++++ THE LAST WORD Eugenia Last Ex-Marine wants to re-enlist where tattoos are welcome Q Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. Abigail Van Burenwww.dearabby.com Puzzle Solutions on the next page.
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Contact Roger at 386-365-4185 Lake City Reporter Classifieds Classifieds dial-a-pro Reporter Service DirectoryTo place a Reporter Service Directory Ad in Columbia and surrounding CountiesHighlight Your Reporter Service Directory Ad With Ar twork-Ask Your Representative For Details 386-755-5440 LegalIN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDAGENERALJURIS-DICTION DIVISIONCASE NO. 11-588 CABANK OF AMERICA, N.A., SUC-CESSOR BYMERGER TO BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LPFKACOUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING LP,Plaintiff,vs.TRAVIS S. NASH, et.al.Defendant.NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to Final Judgment of Foreclo-sure dated May 17, 2012 and entered in 11-588 CAof the Circuit Court of Third Judicial Circuit in and for Co-lumbia County, Florida, wherein BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. SUC-CESSOR BYMERGER TO BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LPFKACOUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING LP, is the Plaintiff and TRAVIS S. NASH; MISTYC. NASH; UNKNOWN TENANT#1; UNKNOWN TEN-ANT#2 are the Defendant(s). P. Dewitt Cason as the Clerk of the Cir-cuit Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at 173 NE Her-nando Ave., Lake City, FL32056, at 11:00 AM on August 1, 2012, the following described property as set forth said Final Judgment, to wit:LOT33, EMERALD FOREST, PHASE 2, AS PER PLATTHERE-OF RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 6, PAGE 77 OF THE PUBLIC RE-CORDS OF COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDA.Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner of the date o the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale.Dated this 3rd day of July, 2012.If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceed-ing you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assis-tance. Persons with a disability who need any accommodation to partici-pate should call the ADACoordina-tor, Jacquetta Bradley, P.O. Box 1569, Lake City, FL32056, 386-719-7428, at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or im-mediately upon receiving this notifi-cation if the time before the sched-uled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing impaired call (800) 955-8771; if you are voice impaired call (800) 955-8770P. Dewitt CasonAs Clerk of the CourtBy: B. ScippioAs Deputy Clerk05533654July 13, 20, 2012 NOTICE OFSHERIFF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN THATPURSUANTTO a Writ of Execution issued out of the County Court of Columbia County, Florida, Case Number 09-929-CC, on the 22ND day of January 2010 in the matter of CACH, LLC as plaintiff and LANCE LEGUIRE as defend-ant, I Mark Hunter, As Sheriff of Co-lumbia County, Florida, have this day levied upon all the right, title and interest of the defendant Lance Le-guire entered in this cause, on the following described Personal Proper ty T o-W it: 2006 White Nissan Sentra Vin# 3N1CB51D36L468583And on August 13, 2012, at 10:00 am., or as soon thereafter as circum-stances permit at 389 NWQuentin Street Lake City, State of Florida 32055, I will offer the above descri-bed property of the defendant Lance Leguire, for sale at public auction and sell the same, subject to ALLprior liens, if any, taxes, encumbran-ces, and judgments if any, to the highest and best bidder for CASH IN HAND, the proceeds to be applied as far as may be to the payment of costs and satisfaction of the above descri-bed execution. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons need-ing special accommodation to partic-ipate in this proceeding should con-tact the individual or agency sending notice no later than seven days prior to the proceedings at Columbia County Sheriff Office Civil Division located at 173 N.E. Hernando Ave-nue, Lake City, Florida 32055. Phone (386) 758-1109. Mark Hunter, As Sheriff Of Columbia County, Florida By: Sergeant Mike Sweat Deputy Sheriff 05533720July 13, 20, 27, 2012August 3, 2012 Public Auction to be held August 11, 2012 at 8AM at Ozzies Towing & Auto, LLC 2492 SE Baya Ave. Lake City FL, 32025.(386)719-5608Following Vin Numbers:2001 FordVin# 1FTZF172X1NB189671998 FordVin# 2G1AN69H4D121754105533668JULY13, 2012 LegalIN THECIRCUITCOURTFOR THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDACASE NO.: 12-173-CA21STMORTGAGE CORPORA-TION, a Delaware corporation au-thorized to transact business in Flori-da,Plaintiff,vs.ESTATE OF RANDALLP. MULL-ENS, a/k/a RANDALLPAULMULLENS, DECEASED; DOTTIE D. MULLENS, surviving spouse, known Heir and Personal Represen-tative of the Estate of Randall Paul Mullens, deceased; JOSHUAP. MULLENS, known heir of Randall Paul Mullens, deceased; JUNE M. GORNEY, known heir of Randall Paul Mullens, deceased;Defendants.NOTICE OF ACTIONTO: JUNE M. GORNEYYOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose that mortgage, originally in favor of MERS as nominee for The CITGroup/Consumer Finance, Inc., dated February 23, 2004 and re-corded on February 27, 2004, in Of-ficial Records Book 1008, Page 1139; as assigned to Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc. by As-signment of Mortgage recorded on October 19, 2010, in Official Re-cords Book 1203, Page 759, all of the Public Records of Columbia County, Florida, encumbering the following real property located in Columbia County, Florida, to-wit:LOTNO. 12, BLOCK A, SOUTH-ERN HILLS, ASUBDIVISION AC-CORDING TO PLATTHEREOF RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 5, PAGE 63-63A, PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLOR-IDA. LESS AND EXCEPTTHE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED LAND; APARTOF LOT12 BLOCK AOF SOUTHERN HILLS, MORE PARTICULARLYDESCRI-BED AS FOLLOWS; BEGIN ATTHE NORTHEASTCORNER OF SAID LOT12 IN BLOCK A, SAID POINTBEING ON THE WESTER-LYRIGHTOF WAYLINE OF SOUTHERN HILLS CIRCLE, AL-SO SAID POINTBEING ON ACURVE; THENCE SOUTHEAS-TERLYALONG THE SAID WESTERLYRIGHTOF WAYLINE ON CURVE TO THE LEFTHAVING ARADIUS OF 260.00 FEETAND AN INCLUDED AN-GLE OF 375541 FOR AN ARC DISTANCE OF 172.11 FEET; THENCE S 751421 W, 312.50 FEET; THENCE N 144539 W, 160.04 FEETTO APOINTON THE NORTHERLYLINE OF SAID LOT12; THENCE N 751421 E, ALONG SAID NORTHERLYLINE, 258.25 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING. SAID PARCELLYING IN THE N 1/2 OF SECTION 21, TOWNSHIP5 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST, CO-LUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDATOGETHER WITH that certain 1992 Homestead 64MFC Home, Bearing Identification Numbers HMST6589AGAAND HMST6589BGAhas been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to SONYAK. DAWS, Plaintiffs attorney, whose address is Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A., 215 S. Monroe Street, Suite 510, Tallahassee, Flori-da 32301, within thirty (30) days af-ter the first date of publication, and file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on Plain-tiff's attorneys or immediately there-after; otherwise a default will be en-tered against you for the relief de-manded in the Complaint.WITNESS my hand and seal of this Court on 6/25/2012.P. DEWITTCASON, CLERKCOLUMBIACOUNTYCIRCUITCOURTB. SCIPPIODeputy Clerk.05533559July 6, 13, 2012 IN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE 3RD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACIVILDIVISIONCASE NO.: 2012 CA000109SUNTRUSTMORTGAGE, INC.,Plaintiff,vs.RICHARD T. HOLLAND, et al, Defendants.NOTICE OF ACTIONTO:RICHARD T. HOLLANDLASTKNOWN ADDRESS: 2115 BANQUETCT303, ORLANDO, FL32807ALSO ATTEMPTED AT: 20945 N HIGHWAY329, MICANOPY, FL32667 AND XXXX ROUTE 2 BOX 5132A, LAKE CITY, FL32024OTHER ADDRESS: PO BOX 156, HIGH SPRINGS, FL32024CURRENTRESIDENCE NOTKNOWNRICHARD T. HOLLAND, HEIR OF THE ESTATE OF TANYAM. HUBENER, DECEASED A/K/ATANYAM. HOLLANDLASTKNOWN ADDRESS: 2115 BANQUETCT303, ORLANDO, FL32807ALSO ATTEMPTED AT: 20945 N HIGHWAY329, MICANOPY, FL32667 AND XXXX ROUTE 2 BOX 5132A, LAKE CITY, FL32024OTHER ADDRESS: PO BOX 156, HIGH SPRINGS, FL32024CURRENTADDRESS UN-KNOWNUNKNOWN HEIRS, BENEFICIA-RIES, DEVISEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUST-EES AND ALLOTHERS WHO MAYCLAIM AN INTERESTIN THE ESTATE OF TANYAM. HUBENER AKATANYAHOL-LAND AKATANYAM. HOL-LAND, DECEASEDLASTADDRESS UNKNOWNCURRENTRESIDENCE UN-KNOWNYOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action for Foreclosure of Mortgage on the following described property:COMMENCE ATTHE SOUTH-EASTCORNER OF THE SOUTH-WEST1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST1/4 OF SECTION 26, TOWNSHIP6 LegalSOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, CO-LUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA, THENCE NORTH 02 DEG. 46 MIN. 21 SEC. WESTALONG THE EASTLINE OF THE SOUTH-WEST1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST1/4 OF SAID SECTION 26, ADIS-TANCE OF 125.96 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING; THENCE SOUTH 87 DEG. 47 MIN. 17 SEC. WEST, ADISTANCE OF 1310.05 FEETTO APOINTON THE WESTLINE OF SAID SECTION 26; THENCE NORTH 02 DEG. 52 MIN. 16 SEC. WESTALONG SAID WESTLINE, ADISTANCE OF 361,70 FEET; THENCE NORTH 87 DEG. 47 MIN. 17 SEC. EAST, ADISTANCE OF 1310 FEETTO APOINTON THE EASTLINE OF THE SOUTHWEST1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST1/4; THENCE SOUTH 02 DEG. 46 MIN. 21 SEC. EASTALONG SAID EASTLINE, 361.70 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING. ALSO KNOWN AS LOT32, HAWKS RIDGE ACRES, PHASE II, AN UNRECORDED SUBDIVISION.SUBJECTO: A60 FOOTEASE-MENTFOR INGRESS AND EGRESS ALONG THE WESTLINE OF SAID SECTION 26.TOGETHER WITH A2000 DOU-BLE WIDE SKYLINE MOBILE HOME, VEHICLE IDENTIFICA-TION NUMBERS 2G610440MAAND 2G610440MBhas been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it, on Marshall C. Watson, P.A., Attorney for Plaintiff, whose address is 1800 NW49th STREET, SUITE 120, FT. LAUDERDALE, FL33309 on or be-fore 7/23/12, a date which is within thirty (30) days after the first publi-cation of this Notice in the Lake City Reporter and file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on Plaintiffs attorney or im-mediately thereafter, otherwise a de-fault will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint.AMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who requires accommo-dations in order to participate in a court proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, the provision of cer-tain assistance. Individuals with a disability who require special accom-modations in order to participate in a court proceeding should contact the ADACoordinator, 173 NE Hernan-do Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, FL32055, (386) 719-7428, within two (2) business days of receipt of notice to appear. Individuals who are hearing impaired should call (800) 955-8771. Individuals who are voice impaired should c all (800) 955-8770.WITNESS my hand and the seal of this Court this 22nd day of June 2012.P. Dewitt CasonAs Clerk of the CourtBy: B. ScippioAs Deputy Clerk05533583July 13, 20, 2012 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDAGENERALJURISDICTION DIVI-SIONCASE NO: 2012CA000183DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONALTRUSTCOMPANY, AS TRUSTEE FOR ARGENTSECURITIES INC., ASSET-BACKED PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SER-IES 2006-W1Plaintiff,vs.PATRICIAYOUNGER, AS TRUSTEE OF THE PATRICIAYOUNGER REVOCABLE TRUSTDATED 12.27.2006; PATRICIAYOUNGER A/K/APATRICIAD. YOUNGER; UNKNOWN BENEFI-CIARIES OF THE PATRICIAYOUNGER REVOCABLE TRUSTDATED 12.27.2006; UNKNOWN TENANT#1; UNKNOWN TEN-ANT#2, ETALDefendant(s)NOTICE OF ACTION CON-STRUCTIVE SERVICETO: THE UNKNOWN BENEFI-CIARIES OF UNKNOWN BENE-FICIARIES OF THE PATRICIAYOUNGERwhose residence is unknown if he/she/they be living; and if he/she/they be dead, the unknown defendants who may be spouses, heirs, devisees, grantees, assignees, lienors, creditors, trustees, and all parties claiming an interest by through, under or against the De-fendants, who are not known to be dead or alive, and all parties having or claiming to have any right, title or interest in the property described in the mortgage being foreclosed here-in.YOU ARE HEREBYNOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mort-gage on the following property:LOT16, BLOCK 5, OF OAK HILLESTATES REPLAT, ACCORDING TOTHE PLATTHEREOF AS RE-CORDED IN PLATBOOK 3, PAGE 52 OF THE PUBLIC RE-CORDS OF COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDAhas been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on counsel for Plaintiff, whose address is 3010 North Military Trail, Suite 300, Boca Raton, Florida 33431 on or before 8/6/12/(30 days from Date of First Publication of this Notice) and file the original with the clerk of this court either before service on Plaintiffs attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief de-manded in the complaint or petition filed herein.WITNESS my hand and the seal of this Court at County, Florida, this 6th day of July, 2012.CLERK OF THE CIRCUITCOURTBY: B. SCIPPIODEPUTYCLERK05533693July 13, 20, 2012 LegalIN THECIRCUITCOURT, THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.CASE NO. 12-130-CASUBRANDYLIMITED PART-NERSHIPa Florida limited partnershipPlaintiff,vs.WENDELLBECKLES,Defendant.NOTICE OF ACTIONTO: WENDELLBECKLESLASTKNOWN ADDRESSES:220 SW116th AvenueApartment 203Pembroke Pines, FL33025and1649 SW116th AvenuePembroke Pines, FL33025YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose an Agreement for Deed on the following described property:LOT46 OF AN UNRECORDED SUBDIVISION KNOWN AS CAR-DINALFARMS.Aparcel of land in Section 10, Township 6 South, Range 16 East, Columbia County, Florida, being more particularly described as fol-lows:COMMENCE at the Southeast cor-ner of Section 11, Township 6 South, Range 16 East, Columbia County, Florida and run thence South 88 1959 West along the South line of said Section 11 a distance of 5311.34 feet to the Southwest corner of Sec-tion 11; thence North 012242 West along the West line of Section 11, being also the East line of Sec-tion 10 a distance of 1995.16 feet; thence South 883856 West a dis-tance of 60.18 feet; thence North 010115 East a distance of 642.99 feet; thence North 012104 West a distance of 1137.80 feet; thence South 870334 West a distance of 872.34 feet to the POINTOF BE-GINNING; thence South 885443 West a distance of 872.01 feet; thence North 012104 West a dis-tance of 500.08 feet; thence North 885443 East a distance of 872.01 feet; thence South 012104 East a distance of 500.08 feet to the POINTOF BEGINNING. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Ed-die M. Anderson, Plaintiffs attor-ney, whose address is Post Office 1179, Lake City, Florida 32056-1179, no later than thirty (30) days after the first publication of this no-tice, and file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on Plaintiffs attorney or im-mediately thereafter; otherwise, a de-fault will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint. There may be money owed to you after a foreclosure sale. You may contact the clerk of the court at (386) 758-1031 for information on what you need to do to get the money. You do not need to hire an attorney or other representative to get this money.DATED ON July 5, 2012P. DEWITTCASONClerk of the CourtBy: B. ScippioAs Deputy Clerk05533714July 13, 20, 2012 Notice and Public Explanation of a Proposed Activity in the 100-Year Floodplain and WetlandJuly 13, 2012Columbia CountyP. O. Box 1529Lake City, FL32055386.755.4100To: All interested Agencies, Groups and IndividualsThis is to give notice that Columbia County has conducted an evaluation as required by Executive Orders 11988 and 11990 in accordance with U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development regulations at 24 Code of Federal Regulations 55.20 to determine the potential af-fect that its activity in the floodplain and/or wetland will have on the envi-ronment.The County intends to undertake a project to be funded by a Florida Small Cities Community Develop-ment Block Grant.The project ac-tivities include rehabilitation and re-placement of owner-occupied dwell-ing units for lowto moderate-in-come families within the unincorpo-rated area of the County.Only exist-ing houses will be rehabilitated or re-placed, there will be no new con-struction.It has been determined that no practi-cable alternative other than to proLegalceed with the work is available. This activity will have no significant im-pact on the environment for the fol-lowing reasons: the dwelling units to be rehabilitated or replaced already exist, there will be no new construc-tion activity outside of the existing dwelling unit footprint, unless the dwelling unit is relocated to move it out of the floodplain or wetland.Although the project is located in the 100-year floodplain and/or wetland, the improvements cannot be under-taken in any other location due to the scope of the project.There is, there-fore, no practicable alternative. The proposed improvements con-form to applicable floodplain protec-tion standards.The proposed action will not affect natural or beneficial floodplain values, and residents of the community will benefit from the project.Only existing dwelling units belonging to lowto moderate-in-come families will be rehabilitated or replaced.Efforts will be made to mitigate if possible.Failure to pro-vide these improvements will result in the further deterioration of the dwelling units owned and occupied by lowto moderate-income fami-lies.Additional agencies involved in this project include the Florida Depart-ment of Economic Opportunity and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.Written comments must be received by Scarlet Parnell Frisina, in her ca-pacity as Chair of the Board of the County Commissionersat P. O. Box 1529, Lake City, Florida 32055 on or before July 30, 2012.Amore de-tailed description of the project and the Federal Emergency Management Agency flood maps are available for citizen review by contacting the County.Additional information may be ob-tained by contacting David Kraus, Safety Manager at 386.755.4100.Scarlet Parnell Frisina, Chair Environmental Certifying OfficerColumbia CountyEnvironmental Certifying Officer P. O. Box 1529Lake City, FL32056-152905533709July 13, 2012 020Lost & Found FOUND DOG Chow found in the vicinity Lake Jeffery Road Contact 755-3436 FOUND PUPPIES Off County Road 252 Call to identify 386-755-1785 SETOF KEYS found on US 90 East. near Sav-A-Lot, has ProxCard II & key to Chevy Vehicle. Call to identify 386-754-0436. 100Job Opportunities05530981Maintenance Manager needed for a chain of convenience stores. Comml Refrigeration Exp, & Universal EPACard reqd. Responsibilities include but not limited to Refigeration, Heat/Air, Plumbing, & Ele. Salary Neg. approx. $16-$18 hr depending on knowlege & exp. Applications avail at the Jiffy Store Office. 1102 Howard Street, East, Live Oak, FLor jif fyfoodstores.com. Please return application to the address listed above. 05532093The Lake City Reporter, a daily newspaper seeks Independent Contractor Newspaper Carrier Apply in person during normal business hours or email Mandy Brown Circulation Director at: mbr own@lakecityr epor ter .com NO PHONE CALLS LICENSED DENTAL Hygienist needed For Live Oak office Contact 386-362-1646.
FRIDAY& SATURDAY, JULY13-14, 2012 CLASSIFIEDLAKE CITYREPORTER 9B 2001 1800 Goldwingw/2011 conversion motor trike. Piggy Packer Trailer + 2 helmets & more.$20,000 386-965-8655 1985 380SL Mercedes ClassicCreme colored ext., beige leather interior. Only 76,338 miles. 2 owners.$16,000 386-758-8458 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 100Job Opportunities05533594Johnson & Johnson Inc. Is looking for a dedicated, polite, hard-working individual to fill a Fuel Tanker driver position. Lead Driver position, Days (Tuesday thru Saturday). Truck is based in Lake City. Health Insurance, 401K, Paid Vacation,Uniforms. Must have two years driving experience, clean MVR. Call 850-973-2277 ask for Heather. Applications available by email at firstname.lastname@example.org 05533630 FT& PTPC Tech needed for busy local shop. Exp required. Send email to: email@example.com License CDLDriver w/2 yrs Logging Exp. Must have Clean CDL. Also, FT, semi/heavy equip. mechanic wanted Deep South Forestry 386-365-6966 Moving Assistance Needed 10X10 storage unit + 1 rm. 7/17/12. $50 For the day, $20 Bonus if on time. Lunch provided. 904-674-3019 P/TSwitchboard Operator. Lake City. Apply in person 512 SWSisters Welcome Road 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 Seeking cashier for Internet Cafe. F/Tflexible hours. Background check and References Needed. Must have your own transportation Send reply to Box 05091, C/O The Lake City Reporter, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL, 32056 240Schools & Education05533645Interested in a Medical Career?Express Training offers courses for beginners & exp Nursing Assistant, $479next class-07/16/12 & 7/23/12 Phlebotomy national certifica-tion, $800 next class-09/10/12 LPN 09/10/12 Fees incl. books, supplies, exam fees. Call 386-755-4401 or expresstrainingservices.com 310Pets & Supplies AKC Boston Terrier puppies 10 wks old w/ health cert. & shots. $350 Black-Brindle n White. Very cute & loveable. 590-4814 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 Paying Top Dollar On The Spot, Depending On Condition On Any Vehicle. Contact 386-205-1096 Wanted Junk Cars, Trucks, Vans. $300 & up CASH! Free Pick Up! NO title needed !386-878-9260 After 5pm 386752-3648. 430Garage Sales PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. SAT7/14 7:30 am Sharp ? Multi family Too much to mention, must see. 1326 SWCastle Heights Terr. 440Miscellaneous 6 PC all oak bedroom set with queen mattress. $485. one (1) all oak chest of drawers w/ doors $45. 6x16 12000 GVWutility trailer w/ ramps, dual axle. $2,000 obo. 1 (one) electric handicap scooter Pride 4 wheels in good condition $400. Contact 386-362-3740 Selling TV, Commercial coffee maker, breakfast tables & chairs, stack chairs, sneeze guard, & cherry dining table.Call 386-697-6396 450Good Things to EatGREEN PEANUTS For Sale Graded and washed. $30.00 a bushel. 386-752-3434 620Mobile Home Lots forSaleTALLTREES &beautiful pasture. Well kept DWw/ split floor plan, walkin closets, workshop. MLS 80899 Robin Williams Hallmark Real Estate (386)365-5146 630Mobile Homes forRent2&3 BR MH. $395 $650. mo. plus deposit. Water & sewer furnished. Cannon Creek MHP 386-752-6422 630Mobile Homes forRent3 BR/2BA, Total electric, new carpet, water, sewer & garbage included. 1st, last + dep., lease required, $600 mo. 386-752-8978 Secluded SW2br/2ba, located Between Wellborn & Lake City. $500 mth +$500 dep, Small indoor pets w/ dep. Contact 386-752-9030 640Mobile Homes forSaleBIG FAMILYSPECIAL! New 2013 4/2 Jacobsen $47,995. Only 8 More at this Low Price! Cant go a dime cheaper! Del-setac-shirting and steps. North Pointe, Gainesville 352-872-5566. Hours Sat till 7 PM Sunday 10-3 DEALFELLTHROUGH! $55,900 Buys New 2012 Town Home 32x80 4/2 Entertainer home. YES $55,900 Delivered and Set on your property. Below Factory Cost. North Pointe, Gainesville. 352-872-5566. Handyman Special 2br/2ba Moble Home starting at $350 to own. Family Community. 305-984-5511 or 386-344-0830 HOME ON HIGH LAND Picturesque roll down to tree shaded creek. 3/2 DWon 1.25 acres with detached carport $78,000 Call Paula Lawrence 386-623-1973 THIS MONTHTSSPECIAL! New 2013 Jacobsen 28x52 3/2 only $44,995 del-set-ac-skirting and steps. Not a dime lower. Best Price Pricing! Only 10 at this LOWPrice! North Pointe Homes, Gainesville, Fl., Hwy 441. Call Today 352-872-5566. Now Open Sunday 10-3! 650Mobile Home & Land3/2 DW 2008, dry walled, on 2 acres, access to Timber Lake, 2 out buildings.2 large porches, $85,000. Contact 239-633-6330 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRent1BD/1BA$500 month $200 Security Deposit, Utilities included, in town, Call Chris 386-365-2515 2 Bedroom / 1 Bath Apts for rent in Live Oak. Call for price. Contact 386-623-3404 & 386-362-9806 2/1 w/garage & washer/dryer hookups. East side of town, Call for details 386-755-6867 2BR/1BAAPT. w/garage. West side of town. $650. mo. 386-961-9000 ALandlord You Can Love! 2 br Apts $600. & up + sec. Great area. CH/Awasher/dryer hookups. 386-758-9351 or 352-208-2421 Duplex w/garage spacious, 2/1, 1300 sq ft, W/D hook up, CH/A, $650 month 386-965-2407 or 386-758-5881 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 Large & clean 1br/1ba apt. CH/Alg walk in closet. Close to town. $395. mo and $350. dep. (904)563-6208 720Furnished Apts. ForRentRooms forRent Hillcrest, Sands, Columbia. All furnished. Electric, cable, fridge, microwave. Weekly or monthly rates. 1 person $135, 2 persons $150. weekly 386-752-5808 730Unfurnished Home ForRent3 BR/2 BA, 2,400 sq. ft., 290 SW Leisure Dr., Quail Heights, $1,200 mo. plus $1,000 sec. Call 386-752-6062 3BR/1BA House with fenced in back yard, central heat and air, window treatments, $700 mth + $700 dep. Contact 386-344-2170 LAKE CITY, FL 2/1 CH/A, large yard & in town. $550. mo + dep. 386-961-3031 or 386-752-3444 750Business & Office Rentals05532259OFFICE SPACE for Lease 576 sq' $450/mth 700 sq' at $8.00 sq' 1785 sq' at $7.00 sq'8300 sq' at $7.00 sq' also Bank Building Excellent Locations Tom Eagle, GRI (386) 961-1086 DCARealtor 790Vacation Rentals Scalloping Horseshoe Beach Spcl Gulf Front 2br, w/lg porch, dock, fish sink. wkend $395./wk $895. 386-235-3633/352-498-5986 alwaysonvacation.com #419-181 Floridas Last Frontier 805Lots forSale 1/4 acre, new well, septic and power, paved rd, owner fin, no down pymt, $24,900, ($256 month) 352-215-1018 www.LandOwnerFinancing.com 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 COWBOYESTATEon 25 acres, large workshop, horse stalls, in ground pool, cross fenced. MLS 80178 call Janet Creel -Hallmark Real Estate (386)623-1973. HIGH SPRINGSCOUNTRY Natural setting close to Santa Fe River. Compact. MLS 80894. Call Teresa Spradley Hallmark Real Estate (386)365-8343 HUNTER'S PARADISE Deer & turkey roam this tract. 3/2 brick home, fenced pasture. MLS 80851. Call Ginger Parker Hallmark Real Estate 386-365-2135 RENTALINVESTMENTNear schools, doctors, town activity. Tiled kitchen, nice deck on back. $55,900 Call Ginger Parker 386-365-2135 MLS 80750 820Farms & Acreage200 ACRES 5 miles NE of Live Oak. Half Wooded & Pasture with fish lake. Creek flows through property, Plenty of deer & turkey. Will Finance 386-364-6633 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. Deas Bullard/BKLProperties 386-752-4339 www .landnfl.com SUWANNEE RIVER Water Front 1.25 acres. BUILDABLE. Huge trees, great fishing. Has water, sewer and electric. RVready. For Directions and price please Call 912-843-2603. 850Waterfront PropertyRIVER HOME Excellent Location $199,000 Call Susan Eagle (386) 623-6612 DCARealtor 860Investment Property2 ACRES of land with 8,000 sf. building. $80,000. Located in Olustee. Owner Financing possible. 904-318-7714. 930Motorcycles 2001 1800 GOLDWING w/ 2011conversion motor trike. Piggy Packer Trailer + 2 Helmets & more. $20,000. Call 386-965-8655 951Recreational Vehicles1997 Airstream Safari 25 ft excellent condition, everything works, many new replacement. With hitch and leveling bars. $8,900 386-243-8019 PublishedMonthlybythe Lake City Reporter 755-5440Toplace your classified ad call nr 5 a week days Lake City Reporter
10B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS FRIDAY & SATURDAY, JULY 13-14, 2012 STORMS & OUTAGES Long before a storm or hurricane threatens, SVEC stands ready to respond. When the storm hits, our employees roll up their sleeves and go to work to restore power interrupted by the sorms fury. Customers who lose power should contact SVEC. When the call is answered, the location of the outage is recorded automatically by SVEC automated outage-reporting sysem. Customers can also speak directly to a company representative if available. SVEC brings in additional employees to respond to customer calls during major storms, and it has dramatically increased the number of incoming telephone lines for its outage-reporting system. But customers may experience busy signals and longer-than-normal waits during times of high call volumes. If someone in your home is dependent on medical equipment requiring electricity, make arrangements in advance for and alternative power source for emergencies. If rising water threatens your home, turn off the power at the circuit breaker panel or fuse box before water enters your home. Have an electrician inspect your system before turning the power back on after flooding. Never replace a fuse or touch a circuit breaker with wet hands, or while standing on a wet or damp surface. If you see a downed power line, call SVEC to report its location. Avoid driving over downed power lines. Avoid puddles near downed power lines. Plug only individual appliances into portable generators. Never connect a generator to wall outlets, building wiring or your homes electrical system. If you require transportation assistance during an evacuation, register in advance with the Civil Defense and Office of Emergency Management in your county. To prepare for outages, it is wise to have plenty of fresh batteries for flashlights and radios. If you have a gasoline-powered electric generator, use it in well-ventilated areas and only plug in individual appliances. Never connect a generator to a wall outlet of your home or buildings electrical system since that can cause damage to your equipment and can be a lifethreatening danger to your family, neighbors and repair crews. Be sure to have adequate fuel for your generator and manage consumption by running it for only a few hours at a time. Prepare a list of essential items you would need in case you are evacuated from your home and have them readily available. Some of these items could include medications, insulin, contact lenses/supplies, extra eyeglasses and denture needs. If your power goes out, wait at least five minutes before reporting it to SVEC office in order to give our automatic equipment time to restore power. Listen to your local radio and TV stations for weather updates and information from SVEC. Here are a few tips to follow for your safety: Live Oak, FL 32060 Phone (386) 362-2226 605439-F BRITISH: Question is, Whos next? Continued From Page 1B INDIANS From Page 1B one logical question. Whos next? These days, the answer is pure guesswork. Fifteen players from five continents have won the last 15 majors, a stretch of parity not seen since golf was searching for a dom inant player in the mid1980s. Only three of those winners were among the top 10 in the world rank ing. Three of them were not in the top 50, and three others were not even in the top 100. It just shows how deep the level of competition is right now, Adam Scott said. A streak of 18 differ ent winners, two gen erations ago, started with Tom Watson capturing his fifth British Open in 1983 and ended with Larry Nelson winning his third major at the 1987 PGA Championship. Major champions during the mid1980s included the likes of Seve Ballesteros, Fuzzy Zoeller, Lee Trevino, Raymond Floyd and Jack Nicklaus. What sets apart this recent stretch is that Webb Simpson at the U.S. Open last month became the ninth straight player to win his first major. Pretty amazing, Hunter Mahan said. I remember first coming out on tour, and it was almost the same five guys every Sunday at every major. It really was. This is a whole new staff of players. Its the evolution of the game. Woods used to be domi nant in the majors, even during the short-lived era of the Big Four that included Phil Mickelson, Ernie Els and Vijay Singh. It reached such a point of predictability that Colin Montgomerie once sug gested there was only one major for everyone else after Woods & Co. collect ed theirs. Tiger was winning all those things, and he was keeping Phil from winning more, Mahan said. Now, its like there are four majors four majors that are wide open. Augusta is the only place where you can count on four or five guys being there. That place is predictable. Everywhere else, its not predictable. The British Open returns to Royal Lytham & St. Annes for the first time since 2001, when David Duval pulled away from a four-way share of the lead on Sunday to capture his only major. It is the only links course in the rota tion without a view of the sea. Lytham is a relatively small piece of property enclosed by houses and a railway, and littered with 206 bunkers that give the course its character. The sixth hole has been converted to a par 4, so Lytham will be a par 70 for the first time. The defending champion is Darren Clarke, another surprise in this list of dif ferent major champions, though for other reasons. He was 42, beyond what was considered to be the prime of his career, when he finally got his name on the claret jug on his 20th attempt. Woods did not play last year at Royal St. Georges, taking most of the sum mer off to let the injuries to his left leg fully heal. Woods, a three-time Open champion, has not finished in the top 10 at golfs old est championship since he won at Royal Liverpool in 2006. Then again, he has missed two of the last five because of injury. A winner this year at Bay Hill, Muirfield Village and Congressional, the only thing that keeps Woods from restoring some of his mystique is a major. And as the last four years have shown, those are getting more difficult to win. The more different guys that win them, the more guys who think they can win them, Geoff Ogilvy said. Simpson said as much when he won at The Olympic Club last month. He watched his Presidents Cup teammate, Bubba Watson, win the Masters. In the previous major, Keegan Bradley rallied and beat Jason Dufner in a playoff at the PGA Championship. It was Bradleys first appearance in a major championship. If I see Keegan Bradley win a major ... I respect his game a ton, but I feel like, Keegan Bradley won one, I want go to win one, Simpson said. All these guys that won before me, I thought, I played with these guys all my life. Theyre great players, but I want to do what theyre doing. Everybody is so competitive in this world that we just kind of feed off each other. Attribute some of that to the slide of Woods. During one stretch, Woods won 13 out of 35 majors, and he was winning regular PGA Tour events at an even higher rate. That didnt leave as many tro phies and certainly not much attention for everyone else. The land scape is changing, though. Woods is a 36-year-old with four knee surgeries behind him. Mickelson is 42 and has not broken par since May. Singh is 49 and hasnt won in four years, while Els is 42 and is struggling mightily with his putting. The next generation is not on the way. Its already here. And most of these players dont have mental scars from watching the guy in a red shirt pose with all those major titles. The biggest thing is the mental aspect, said Ogilvy, who won his lone major in 2006 at the U.S. Open. Jack always said he thought majors were the easiest to win because most guys in the field didnt think they could win them. But the more dif ferent guys that win, the more others will say, If he can win one, I can win one. When it was just Tiger, Vijay, Ernie and Phil win ning them, players might think majors are only for those guys. So the mental aspect gets easier, he said. You see these guys winning majors, and you compete with them every week. Saying that, theyre still very, very hard to win. FREE TO THE PUBLIC: Informational Lecture on the eye condition caused by: Diabetes Thursday, July 19 5:30 pm [after hours] 1615 SW Main Blvd Lake City, Florida 32025 386-755-2785 Dr. William Avonda is pleased to be Presenter at this months Public Service Eye Care Lecture, and to answer questions on this Lecture Topic as well, because he is passionate about maintaining healthy vision and quality eye care, and because the doctors place great emphasis on patient education concern ing vision. Please encourage friends and family members that might have interest in this topic to attend this very important free lecture. Dr. William Avonda LECTURE LOCATION: LIFESTYLE ENRICHMENT CENTER OF LAKE CITY 628 S E A LLI S O N COURT L AK E CIT Y 32025 Vacation BI B LE School Where: Bethlehem Baptist Church 2115 SE SR 100, Lake City, FL When: July 15-19, 5:00-8:30 Dinner served nightly, snacks, music and lots of fun. Classes for all ages Kick Off July 14 11:00-2:00 Hot Dogs, Bounce Houses, and Games For more information contact Sythe Shiver at (386) 365-3026 ASSOCIATED PRESS Jeremy Renner (left) presents the award for best male athlete to LeBron James who accepts via satellite at the ESPY Awards on Wednesday, in Los Angeles. LeBron James wins 3 trophies at ESPY Awards By BETH HARRIS Associated Press LOS ANGELES LeBron James collected the biggest trophy of his career when the Miami Heat won the NBA championship. That title run netted him some more hardware at the ESPY Awards. James won a leading three individual trophies, including male athlete of the year, and shared in another at the 20th annual show celebrating the years best athletes and moments in sports. He wasnt on hand to accept because he was in Las Vegas with the rest of the U.S. national team pre paring for the upcoming London Olympics. James outpolled tennis player Novak Djokovic, Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander and Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers in fan voting for male athlete honors. He also won in the champion ship performance and NBA player categories, while sharing in the best team award, with Juwan Howard and Mike Miller accepting for the Heat. Hes had a magnifying glass on him since he was 17 years old and I think hes handled himself really, real ly well, Miller said of James backstage. Unbelievable teammate, unbelievable father, so those are the most important things. Hes just a likeable guy. Hes a great basketball player to boot. Baylor basketball star Brittney Griner won two trophies, including female athlete of the year in which she beat out French Open champion Maria Sharapova, skier Lindsay Vonn and soc cer player Abby Wambach. Quarterback Robert Griffin III, who like Griner starred at Baylor, won male college athlete honors. Griner took female college athlete honors for lead ing the Lady Bears to a 40-0 record and the NCAA championship. Just excited. I wouldnt be here without Title IX, Griner said backstage. Everything is just coming together, and it feels good to be here. Los Angeles was well rep resented, with Kings goalie Jonathan Quick winning best NHL player after help ing the franchise win its first Stanley Cup title, and Galaxy star David Beckham earning best MLS player honors. The Kings won for best upset after their run to the NHL championship as an eighth seed in the Western Conference. Texas Rangers slugger Josh Hamilton won as best MLB player, while Rodgers earned best NFL player honors. Mario Gutierrez, who rode Ill Have Another to victories in the Kentucky Derby and Preakness, won as best jockey. Skateboarder and snow boarder Shaun White won his fifth consecutive ESPY for male action sports ath lete. Host Rob Riggle of The Daily Show and The Hangover fame zinged some of the famous faces in his opening monologue. He touched on the New Orleans Saints bounty scan dal in singling out quarter back Drew Brees, who won for record-breaking per formance after shattering Dan Marinos single-season passing mark. Brees and the Saints are haggling over his contract with a Monday deadline looming. If only the Saints had some sort of fund that they could pull extra cash from to reward people for doing things on the field, Riggle cracked as Brees looked down from his seat, and the crowd roared. The Arthur Ashe Courage award went to former Tennessee womens bas ketball coach Pat Summitt, who revealed her diagnosis of early-onset Alzheimers last August. She retired in April after 38 years. Summitts son, Tyler, escorted her to the stage to accept the trophy while the Nokia Theatre crowd stood applauding. Speck bunted the runners over. David Wargo hit a sacrifice fly to center field to get Fort Caroline on the board. In the top of the seventh inning, Knowles singled with two outs and scored on a double by Gallivan before Wilkinson got the final out. Wilkinson and Cohrs each had two hits for Fort White. Willis got the win with five hits, two walks and six strikeouts in five scoreless innings. Carter was charged with one run and Wilkinson gave up two hits and one run in two innings. Willis picked off a runner at first and shortstop Tyler Wendel turned an unas sisted double play in the second inning. For Fort Caroline, leadoff hitter Knowles was 2-for-2 with a double and two walks. Wargo had a sin gle to go with his sac fly and Speck has a single. Allen pitched five innings with eight hits, five runs (three earned), two walks, two strikeouts and a hit bat ter. Bennett pitched a 1-2-3 sixth inning.