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By LAURA HAMPSONlhampson@lakecityreporter.comWilliam Murphy will not serve a fifth year as principal of Niblack Elementary School. Murphy will instead be reassigned to an assistant principal position in the county, said Michael Millikin, Columbia County School District superintendent. The district posted a principal opening at Niblack on its website Thursday, just more than a week after the state released school grades. Niblack earned a D this year, down from a C in 2011. Mr. Murphy will be reassigned to an administrative position as an assistant prin-cipal at a school in the district, Millikin said. Im disappointed with the scores as naturally the faculty is as well, he said. Student achievement is always at a priority, so declining school scores cause the district to look at a schools administra-tion, he said. I just feel there needs to be an administrative change at Niblack, for a variety of reasons, Millikin said. During Murphys first year at Niblack, 2009, the school earned an A. In 2010, the school grade dropped to a D, but improved to a C in 2011. Before moving to Niblack, Murphy was an assistant principal at Columbia High School. He has a B.S. degree in math and a masters degree in educational leader-ship. Millikin said Murphy is a caring educator. Hes a good man, Millikin said. I feel like he can be successful in another school setting as an assistant, Millikin said. Murphy is still managing staff and activities at the school, until the county finds Opinion ................ 4APeople.................. 2AObituaries .............. 5A Advice & Comics ......... 3B Puzzles ................. 4B TODAY IN PEOPLE Rivers to host in New Orleans. COMING WEDNESDAY Local news roundup. 95 72 T-Storm Chance WEATHER, 2A Lake City ReporterTUESDAY, JULY 24, 2012 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEW SPAPER SINCE 1874 | 75¢ LAKECITYREPORTER.COM 1 CALL US:(386) 752-1293SUBSCRIBE TOTHE REPORTER:Voice: 755-5445Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 138, No. 129 Murphy out at NiblackPrincipal reassigned after schools grade drops from C to D. MURPHY continued on 3A Murphy SexualassaultchargedBy HANNAH O. BROWNhbrown@lakecityreporter.comMichael Driver, a 33-yearold Lake City resident, was arrested for the sexual assault of his neigh-bor on Friday, according to sheriffs reports. Drivers female neigh-bor called the Columbia County Sheriffs Office on Friday night, explaining that an inci-dent had occurred. The alleged victim said she was sitting on her front porch when Driver rode by on his four-wheeler and invited her to come to his house for a beer. The woman went to Drivers house and drank several beers in his back yard. The suspect, his friend and another couple were present. The alleged victim told CCSO that she believed Driver had a wife and child, neither of which were present at the gathering. The woman left Drivers house and went back to her own home across the street. Soon after, Driver knocked on Man attacked neighbor in herhome, say police. Driver ASSAULT continued on 3A Fight against floodwater continues JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterTravis McElroy, of the South Florida Water Management Distr ict, wades through knee-high water Monday to inspect a hy draulic pump at a retention pond near State Road 247 and County Road 252B. The pump is collecting floodwater around Westside Elementary Scho ol and from the Callaway Subdivision and dumping it into a retention pond across the street. We are winning, McElroy said. Most of the ar eas around here the water has gone down. See story, Page 3A.Man wont get dressed, is arrestedBy HANNAH O. BROWNhbrown@lakecityreporter.comFifty-five-year-old George Heineman was charged with indecent exposure after being spotted naked on a mattress under the carport of his house last Saturday. After receiving a call from a neighbor, officer Garret Register responded to the scene at 1206 SW McFarlane Ave. Upon arrival, Register saw a naked man lying with his buttocks facing the street. As Heineman ARREST continued on 3A POLICE JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterColumbia County Fire Rescue Shift Commander Tad Cervante s goes over documents showing landing zones for TraumaOne helicopters. CCFR and TraumaOne are making a joint effort to find suitable areas free from hazards like tree, houses, buildings, cell towers and power lines. The areas, roughly 200-by-200 feet, will be located near mai n roads and allow access to medical helicopters, fire tru cks and ambulances to move freely during medical emer gencies. By LAURA HAMPSONlhampson@lakecityreporter.comI n a world full of power lines, tall trees, towers and uneven terrain, land-ing a helicopter is full of hazards for those in flight and on the ground. But when an emergency calls, Shands Jacksonville TraumaOne Flight Services crews can land their flying intensive care units in nearly any large, open area. TraumaOne relies on pre-designated landing zones and emergency crews on the ground to find safe, close landing sites when transporting severely injured patients and those suffering from cardiac and neurological emergencies. Columbia County Fire Landing zones designated for trauma ights. LANDING continued on 3AMapping out a means of survival
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Matthew 19:14 NIV Thought for the Day Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him. Benjamin Franklin TALLAHASSEE The federal Environmental Protection Agency has agreed to set deadlines for limiting haze-causing air pollution from aging power plants and factories in Florida. Earthjustice said Monday the agreement would settle a lawsuit the legal organization filed for several environmen tal groups including the Sierra Club and National Parks Conservation Association. It is subject to approval by a federal court in Washington, D.C. It requires EPA to finalize cleanup steps in two phas es with the last due July 15, 2013. EPA settled similar com plaints involving 42 other states earlier this year but excluded Florida after the state objected. The federal Clean Air Act required states to adopt plans for curbing haze in national parks, wilderness areas and wild life refuges by December 2007. Florida missed that deadline and still doesnt have a plan. Blooms prompt groups to sue TALLAHASSEE Three environmental groups sued the Army Corps of Engineers, the state and a water manage ment district Monday over smelly, slimy green algae blooms that have been pol luting the Caloosahatchee River in southwest Florida. The lawsuit in U.S. District Court here alleges the corps is violating state and South Florida Water Management District regulations by diverting water that should be going into the river to 500,000 acres of sugar cane fields instead. The Corps refusal to supply enough water from Lake Okeechobee is wrecking the Caloosahatchee, said David Guest, a lawyer for the environmental legal group Earthjustice. Its an environmental crisis, and its also an economic one. Earthjustice sued on behalf of the Florida Wildlife Federation, Conservancy of Southwest Florida and Environmental Confederation of Southwest Florida. Corps spokesman John Campbell said he had nothing to say, citing a policy against comment ing on pending litigation. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection and the water management district had no immediate comment. The suit seeks a court order declaring that the corps operation of water control structures violates state laws and regulations and directing it to comply with those requirements. The environmentalists say algae outbreaks in eight of the past 11 years, including one last week, have resulted in health department warnings against touching or drink ing the water or eating fish caught in the river. Its also caused Lee County to shut down a public drinking water plant that uses river water. Tourism has suffered because the green slime has caused a stench and fish kills on Gulf of Mexico beaches near the mouth of the river, they said. We are lucky to live in one of the most beauti ful places in the country, but how many tourists will keep coming here when the river is covered with stinking slime? said Andrew McElwaine, presi dent of the Conservancy of Southwest Florida. Florida Wildlife Federation President Manley Fuller said marine and estuarine habitats vital to recreational and com mercial fishing are being harmed. The polluted water is killing the sea grass nurs eries at the estuary where fish and shellfish spawn, Fuller said. Biden to address police organization MANALAPAN Vice President Joe Biden is in Florida to address a group of law enforcement offi cials. Biden is set to appear Monday morning in Manalapan, near Palm Beach, where hes speak ing to the annual con vention of the National Association of Police Organizations. The speech is at the Ritz-Carlton Palm Beach, where President Obama spent the night during his visit to the state last week. Tea Party could organize rally TAMPA Two dozen tea party and like-minded groups are trying to orga nize a rally that would take place the day before the Republican National Convention begins and fea ture former presidential can didates Michelle Bachmann and Herman Cain. The Tampa Bay Times reports that Unity Rally 2012 could take place in a parking lot outside Raymond James Stadium, though details are still unclear. EPA agrees to air pollution limits n Associated Press NEW ORLEANS When comedian Joan Rivers thought her New York apartment was haunt ed about 15 years ago, she called on New Orleans voodoo priestess Sallie Ann Glassman to perform a spiritual cleansing of the brownstone. Glassman said the pair became friends during that meeting, at which Glassman wore a flowing white gown and chased off the disturbing spirits in a night of rituals. Sallie Ann Glassman is my spiritual guide, my sounding board, my friend. Sallie arrived in New York white garb and para phernalia in tow and after an unusual night, she not only cleaned out my apartment but all the apartments in my build ing, Rivers said. It was unforgettable and extraor dinary. Most importantly, it worked. Next month, the come dian is heading to New Orleans to return the favor. The sharp-tongued Rivers will host two standup shows benefiting Glassmans New Orleans Healing Center an incu bator for about two dozen businesses and organiza tions focused on what Glassman describes as the environmental, spiritual, economic, cultural, emo tional and physical heal ing of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. Receiver changes name back MIAMI Chad Ochocinco is officially no more. The Miami Dolphins wide receiver has changed his name back to the origi nal Chad Johnson. Johnson legally changed his name Monday in an appearance at the Broward County Courthouse. The change he announced via Twitter quickly follows his July Fourth marriage to Evelyn Lozada of TVs Basketball Wives fame. Johnson was known as Ochocinco for the past four seasons. The name was a playful reference to the No. 85 he wore on his jersey. Johnson was a six-time Pro Bowl receiver for the Cincinnati Bengals. He signed a one-year deal with the Dolphins earlier this year after being cut by the New England Patriots. Its a boy for Rascal Flatts NASHVILLE, Tenn. Rascal Flatts bassist Jay DeMarcus and his wife Allison have a new addi tion to the family. The couples second child and first son, Dylan Jay DeMarcus, was born Friday afternoon in Nashville, Tenn. Dylan weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long when born. A news release says mother and child are doing fine. He joins 1-year-old sister Madeline Leigh. DeMarcus has a little time at home with his fam ily before hitting the road again Friday in St. Louis for the trios Changed tour. Boldly go: Stewart joins torch run LONDON The Olympic flame has boldly gone to Wimbledon. Actor Patrick Stewart, best known as Captain Jean-Luc Picard in Star Trek: The Next Generation, took a turn on the torch relay Monday. Before he did, tennis stars Andy Murray and Venus Williams posed with the flame on Center Court at Wimbledon in south west London. Murray said his prepa rations for the Olympic games have left him little time to dwell on his Wimbledon defeat to Roger Federer just over two weeks ago. ASSOCIATED PRESSJoan Rivers arrives at the E! Network upfront event at Gotham Hall in New York. The sharp-tongued comedian will be hosting two standup talk shows benefiting the New Orleans Healing Center, a more than 50,000 square foot building housing some two dozen businesses and organiza tions focused on the healing of New Orleans. n Associated Press
Rescue and TraumaOne are collaborating to update and add landing zones throughout the county, making it easier and faster to treat area residents. The information will be compiled and distrib uted to emergency crews across the state. It will be the first time in recent memory the two agencies have worked together to find land ing zones, said Anthony Davis, TraumaOne criti cal care flight paramedic. TraumaOnes flight services out of the Lake City Gateway Airport cover a 60-mile radius, including areas in Georgia. TraumaOne also has a helicopter in Jacksonville, with some overlap in the service areas. The clos est helicopter responds to the emergency at hand, flying patients to Shands Jacksonville, Shands at the University of Florida in Gainesville or the nearest appropriate medical facil ity. Currently Columbia County has 23 landing zones, including the two medical centers. Davis said crews hope to have 30 sites after complet ing an aerial survey on Sunday. When a patient needs to be transported to a medical center by air, landing zones are estab lished, well-documented places for air crews to meet up with fire rescue and emergency medical services. Pilots use a book of aerial photos and GPS coordinates to find loca tions and identify haz ards. Emergency crews on the ground are also given coordinates and directions to the sites. Columbia County Fire Rescue Shift Commander Tad Cervantes worked on the ground to find new landing zones and update current sites for new haz ards. Ive driven every LZ that was established in the county, he said. Cervantes said he found several errors in the cur rent landing-zone book, such as misidentified pic tures. A couple zones are now hazardous, with new houses or power lines. The information was probably last updated in 2006, he said. Updating the land ing zone was a project Assistant Chief Jeffery Crawford wanted to accomplish, Cervantes said. Veteran emergency personnel may know landing zones by gen eral descriptions, but the updates will help new crews find the sites eas ily, he said. In the future, fire rescue will try to visit and update landing sites yearly, he said. In all, Cervantes said he found 64 sites in the county that would make good landing zones, which also need to be accessible in an ambu lance and fire truck. Almost every school in a landing zone as are fire department stations, he said. With construction and plant growth, designated landing zones change all the time, Davis said. Before the collaboration, TraumaOne updated haz ards as they came across them and found new zones when needed. Hazards are hard to identify in the air, Davis said. What you see from the ground is almost completely different from the air, he said. The best sites are along major roads and places that do not have a landing zone nearby, like Lake Jeffery Road, Davis said. Cervantes said if an ideal location is on pri vate property, emergency crews have the right to assume the property dur ing an emergency. However, he asked property owners permis sion before adding their land to the list to estab lish a working relation ship. I never had an owner say no, Cervantes said. Potential landing zones west of Lake City will probably be the most used, he said. New zones will be established closer to the county line, which also helps during emer gencies in neighboring counties, Cervantes said. Using a landing zone book, flight crews can know the area before they get there, Davis said. Its a huge help, he said. Page Editor: Rick Burnham, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL TUESDAY, JULY 24, 2012 3A 3A 1001306 As life changes, so do your needs. Let State Farm Bank help with a mortgage that ts your life and your budget. Let us help you make the right move. Bank with a Good Neighbor CALL ME TODAY FOR MORE INFORMATION. Shopping for a mortgage? 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Both rallies begin at 7 p.m. Republican political rallies set Fight against floodwater continues By RICK BURNHAM firstname.lastname@example.org Four teams of six people have main tained 20 dewatering pumps located throughout Columbia County for the past month, moving a total of about 20 million gallons of water every 24 hours, according to officials from the South Florida Water Management District. Jose Viamontes, whose organization brought pumps and manpower north at the request of the Columbia County Emergency Operations Center, said there is still much work to be done before a lot of the standing water will recede. Weve been pumping for about a month now and its probably going to be another month, he said. The biggest challenge crews face, he added, is finding areas to pump the water so that it can seep into the ground or evaporate. In addition, he said, the pumps themselves need constant attention. They need maintenance 24-hours-aday. a new principal, Millikin said. We hope to have a prin cipal on board by the time teachers and staff arrive on campus Aug. 13, he said. If a current administra tor takes over at Niblack, it may not be the end of administration moves in the district, he said. In the interim, Narragansett Smith, assis tant superintendent for elementary education, support services and fed eral projects, will take on a more active role at the school when she returns from leave. Alex Carswell Jr., assis tant superintendent for sec ondary education, school operations and budgeting, is serving as interim prin cipal at Richardson Middle School after former prin cipal Bessie Whitfield was not reappointed to the post and resigned. Murphy was not avail able at the school Monday. her door and asked for a beer. She went to get him a beer and he followed her in to her house. Driver sexually assualt ed her, using physical force to overpower her, accord ing to a CCSO report. The woman reported that she resisted his attempts, tell ing him no. Driver was questioned by the CCSO. He initially denied having sexually assaulted the victim, but admitted after further questioning, reports said. Driver was arrested for sexual battery by depu ty David Spradley and transferred the Columbia County Detention Facility. He was issued a bond of $25,000. he approached the man, Heineman rolled over, exposing himself. Register asked Heineman multiple times to get dressed, but Heineman refused, according to reports. Register reported that Heineman was under the influence of alcohol at the time. A neighbor across the street told Register that Heineman had been lying on the mattress all day, but was clothed when she saw him. The neighbor said the neighborhood is frequent ed by foot traffic, including women and children. Heineman was arrest ed by the Lake City Police Department and issued a bond for $1,000. LANDING From Page 1A ASSAULT From Page 1A ARREST From Page 1A MURPHY From Page 1A Columbia County Fire Rescue and ShandsCair Flight Crew personnel load a patient into a helicopter for transport on June 1, 2010, after a two-vehicle accident along U.S. Highway 47. While there is a joint effort by Columbia County Fire Rescue and TraumaOne to come up with landing zones, the areas will apply to all medical aircraft that enter the county. FILE
ONE OPINION Penn States conspiracy of silence Why we must treat seasonal workers fairly 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 Troublingwords fromthe top Q The Washington Post OPINION Tuesday, July 24, 2012 www.lakecityreporter.com 4A4AOPINION ANOTHER VIEW B efore dawn on Sunday, workers showed up at Penn States Beaver Stadium, put up a chain-link fence to keep spec-tators at bay and draped the fence in a blue tarp to block TV cameras. They then proceeded to jackhammer from its base the 7-foot tall, 900-pound statue of a man whose name is synony-mous with Penn State. All that could be seen of Joe Paterno -as his bronze like-ness was hauled off to what was, apparently without irony, described as a secure, undis-closed location -was a finger pointed skyward in the univer-sal were No. 1 gesture. In this case, it had become an ironic gesture of humiliation. In an appropriate twist of fate, the university was reap-ing what it had hoped to avoid in covering up allegations of sexual abuse of young boys by a former coach: negative publicity for the university and its football program. Now, until other scan-dals come along -and they will in big-time, big-dollar college football -the school is getting nothing but negative publicity. Shame and embarrassment were not among the sanctions the NCAA imposed on Penn State, but they may be the most effective means of seeing that a similar situation never recurs there and of giving pause to oth-ers inclined to cover up crimes for the good of a football pro-gram and a universitys image, The NCAA sanction actually had little or nothing to do with the crimes that prompted them. The football program is crippled for four years by a loss of 20 athletic scholarships each year, by a ban on post-season play, and by making it easier for players to transfer (and other schools to raid Penn States roster). The NCAA imposed a $60 million fine. Also Monday, the Big Ten Conference announced Penn State would forfeit its share of proceeds over the next four years, estimated at $13 million. Both amounts will go toward child-protection pro-grams. In truth, this was not a matter for an athletic association but for law enforcement. It would have been, had Paterno and university officials not chosen to keep quiet for almost 13 years about allegations that a retired Penn State coach, Jerry Sandusky, was using university facilities and his perks as an ex-coach to sexually abuse young boys. Sandusky was found guilty of 45 counts of abusing young boys and is awaiting sen-tencing. In an investigation belatedly commissioned by the university, emails turned up showing that Paterno and the administrators he technically reported to were more concerned with the foot-ball programs reputation rather than the abused youngsters welfare. Moreover, Paterno, then the wins leader in major college football, had become such an institution that the Penn State hierarchy was unwilling, even afraid, to cross him. As officials in a top-flight academic institution, they surely knew of Edmund Burkes oft-cited observation, All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do noth-ing, And that is what they did. Nothing. I dislike the use of cliches and truisms, but I accept some that nicely encap-sulate the truth of a mat-ter, like the one attributed to Albert Einstein that insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. That captures the insanity of U.S. immigration policy related to migrant and seasonal agricul-tural workers, going back to the disastrous Bracero Program of the 1940s. The program brought thousands of Mexican laborers to the United States as a way to eliminate illegal immigration. It was officially shut down in 1964. Our current policy is the same old hodgepodge of conflicting federal and state regulations. It is crafted by cynical politicians cheered on by ill-informed voters professing to believe in the mythi-cal American/Protestant work ethic, the belief that Americans work harder than anyone else, will do any kind of work -even seasonal farm work -and are fairly rewarded for their sweat and loyalty. Many years before the economic downturn that began in 2007, conservatives in many agricultural states, especially in the South and Southwest, were promoting harsh crackdowns on undocumented farm laborers. The federal government joined in by establishing tough controls along the U.S.-Mexican border and by implementing equally tough lockup and deportation procedures. Saner heads -including those of researchers, farmers and migrant/seasonal worker advocates -warned that such Draconian rules would create labor shortages on many farms. But as the economic crisis deep-ened during 2008 through 2010 and as Tea Party politics gained traction, several states, including Arizona, Alabama and Georgia, ignored the warnings and passed show-me-your-papers laws. At the same time, several lesspublicized trends emerged that also affect the supply of available farm labor. Immigration experts report that along with Border Patrol agents who stop Mexicans from crossing the U.S. border ille-gally, human traffickers and drug cartels are preying on would-be border-crossers, forcing many to stay in Mexico. An improving Mexican economy is also keeping many workers home. As predicted, these factors and new state laws have produced severe worker shortages coast to coast. American Farm Bureau officials say the U.S. produce industry will lose $5 billion to $9 billion in annual income because of labor shortages. In many plac-es, fruits and vegetables are left to rot, and some growers plan to cut back on next seasons planting. What are we doing to fix the problems? Officials are tweaking the H-2A temporary worker visa program that was started in 1943. It gave Floridas sugarcane industry permission to hire thousands of Caribbean work-ers after growers claimed they could not find Americans to do the nasty, low-wage, dangerous work. The new version of H-2A is a bureaucratic nightmare for many growers, especially those who hire fewer than 10 people. Instead of passing laws that punish those who do the thank-less work the rest of us will not do, we should use the increasing labor shortage and crop losses as the opportunity to stop the insan-ity. We have a moral obligation to establish immigration legisla-tion that permanently and fairly rewards the invisible people who harvest our bounty. P resident Barack Obama, who prom-ised to transform America, told a cam-paign gathering this week, If youve got a business, you didnt build that. Whether you take his words at face value or prefer to infer he simply meant government can help businesses by building bridges and roads, the presi-dents speech was troubling. Implicit in the presidents message is that private individuals and privately held companies are not sufficient. Big Government is the engine that pulls the train, in his view. The National Reviews Rich Lowry captures the presidents economic philosophy succinctly: The Obama theory of entrepre-neurship is that behind every successful businessman, there is a successful government. Everyone is helpless without the state, the great protector, builder and innovator. Everything is ulti-mately a collective enterprise. On even a superficial level, this economic understanding is greatly flawed, and insulting, as Mr. Obamas likely Republican opponent pointed out. The idea to say that Steve Jobs didnt build Apple, that Henry Ford didnt build Ford Motor ... to say something like that is not just foolishness, it is insulting to every entrepreneur, every innovator in America, and its wrong, Mitt Romney said. On a deeper level, Mr. Obamas vision of what made America great reveals how he would further transform an economy that already has seen his bailouts of the auto and bank-ing industries, the federalization of health care insurance and con-trived creation of profitless green industries, all at great cost but with little to show for it. What is indispensible in the American economy isnt govern-ment. Even roads and bridges can be built by without govern-ment. But government cant build roads and bridges without private peoples money. The president should have said: If youve got a business you did build that. Somebody in the government just made it more difficult for you to do it. Q The Orange County Register I ts a measure of how low the budget debate in Washington has sunk that President Obamas advocacy of grossly inadequate revenue increases now stands as an outpost of respon-sibility. Income-tax rate reductions that Congress enacted in 2001, 2003 and 2010 are scheduled to expire at the end of this year. Mr. Obama has said hed like to extend these lower rates into 2013, except for the ones that apply to individuals earning more than $200,000 and couples earning more than $250,000. For those taxpayers, rates would return to 1990s levels. We call this grossly inadequate because as weve been saying since Mr. Obama irresponsibly promised dur-ing his first campaign that he would never raise taxes on the middle class its impossible to tackle the federal debt by taxing only the wealthy. As the cost of retirement and health care for an aging population rises, the middle class is going to have to pay more, and federal benefits are going to have to be adjusted. But Republicans want to extend all the rate reductions, regardless of the deficit, and some of the presidents fellow Democrats, spooked by GOP anti-tax rhetoric or persuaded by their wealthier donors, are equivocating. Some, including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, have suggested redefin-ing well-off to include every family earning less than $1 million per year, and extending the rate reduction for everyone below that level. This is a recipe for fiscal disaster a disaster that will hurt societys most vulnerable, because programs they depend on will be the first ones cut as federal borrowing costs rise. The Dec. 31 deadline is setting up a tiresomely familiar game of political chicken. Everyone, including Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke, agrees that letting all the tax cuts expire at once would land a powerful punch on a weak economy, especially since a package of spending cuts worth $1.2 trillion over the next 10 years would take effect at the same time. But Democrats, led by Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.), are vowing to let all the rate reductions expire rather than extend them for upper-income brackets. Republicans are insist-ing they wont compromise. No one even pretends compromise is possible before the election. The intelligent response would be to agree on long-term revenue increases and spending cuts while softening the short-term blow. It would be danger-ous to national security, as Defense Secretary Leon Panetta has argued (unsupported, thus far, by his commander in chief), to impose across-the-board bud-get reductions on the Pentagon. Allowing those and all the other scheduled spending cuts and tax hikes could shrink the economy by about 3 per cent in the first half of 2013, at the cost of 1 million to 2 million jobs, the Congressional Budget Office estimated months ago. That esti-mate might be optimistic. But it would be even less responsible to extend all tax cuts indefinitely and revoke all spending reductions without any progress on long-term deficit reduction. If the only way to achieve tax reform with a reasonable increase in revenue is to reset everyones rates at Clinton-era levels and then argue about which to reduce, that would be preferable to continuing on the road to catastrophe. Obamasstand ontaxes Q Dale McFeatters is editorial writer for Scripps Howard News Service. Dale McFeattersmcfeattersd@shns.com Bill Maxwellmaxwell@sptimes.com Q Bill Maxwell is a columnist and editorial writer for the St. Petersburg Times.
Frances Ruth Lang Mrs. Frances Ruth Lang, age 66, of Lake City, Florida died Sunday, July 22, at her residence following a long illness. She was born in Wellborn, Florida and had resided in Lake City, Fla. most of her life. She worked as a bakery manager for Publix Super Markets in Live Oak/Lake City for 21 years until her retirement in 2000. She was a member of the Fellowship Baptist Church and enjoyed cooking and shar ing meals with her family. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clifton Peanut Taylor and Lois Blanton Taylor. She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Harry L. Lang of Lake City, Fla.: Two daughters, Lorie Ann (Neal) Howard and Jan ice (Ronald) Russ both of Lake City, Fla.; One son, Harry Cur tis (Sheila) Lang of Lake City, Fla.; Two sisters, Bobbie Jean Tomlinson of Wellborn, Fla. and Margaret Waters of Lake City, Fla.: Two brothers, Robert (Su san) Taylor of Wellborn, Fla. and Edward (Mary) Taylor of Lake City, Fla.: Six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren also survive. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 A.M. Wednes day, July 25, in the Chapel of Guerry Funeral Home with Rev. will be in Mt. Beulah Cemetery, Suwannee County, Fla. Visita tion will be from 5 to 7 P.M. Tuesday, July 24, at GUERRY FUNERAL HOME 2659 S.W. Main Blvd., Lake City, Fla. www.guerryfuneralhome.net Nonie Kara Silcox Nonie Kara Silcox, passed away on Saturday, July 21, 2012 in Shands at the University of Flor ida after a cou rageous battle with cancer, she was 61. She was born in Lake City to the late James and Mary Burns Williams and remained here all of her life. She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother who loved being outdoors, whether it was being out on the water or traveling through the mountains. She was a faith ful member of The First United Methodist Church of Lake City. Survivors include her husband of 14 years, James L. Silcox; son, Michael D. Vinson Jr. (April); stepchildren, Eaan Silcox (An drea), Kari Pittman (Brian) Aaron Silcox, and Brandy Mc Ghin (Mac) all of Lake City, FL; brother, James H. Jimbo Wil liams Jr. (Penne) of Lakeland, FL; sister, Gloria W. Bridges (Jay) of Jasper, FL; grandchil dren, Chance, Kiersten, and Reagan Vinson of Lake City; 13 step grandchildren; nieces, Julie Henry (Craig), Tara Wil liams; nephews, J.T. Bridges and Shane Williams; great neph ew, James Henry; great niece, Grace Henry, along with all of her church family, also survive. Funeral services will be conduct ed at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at the First United Methodist Church with Rever ment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Tues day evening at the funeral home. asks that donations in her mem ory be made to the First United Methodist Church Building fund at, 973 South Marion Av enue Lake City, Florida, 32025. G A T E W AY -F ORES T LA WN FUNERAL HOME 3596 South U.S. Hwy 441, Lake City, Florida 32025, (386) 752-1954 is in charge of ar rangements. Please leave words of love & comfort for the family at www.gatewayforestlawn.com Page Editor: Rick Burnham, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL TUESDAY, JULY 24, 2012 5A 5A 234 SW Main Blvd. 752-5866 For Life Insurance Go With Someone You Know Longer you stay, Less you pay Monthly Unlimited See store for details. 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S P E C I A L R E Q U I R E M E N T S : I f you r e qui r e s pe c i a l a i d or s e r vi c e s a s a ddr e s s e d i n t he A m e r i c a n D i s a bi l i t i e s A c t pl e a s e c ont a c t t he C i t y M a na ge r s O f f i c e a t ( 386 ) 719 57 6 8 C i t y of L a ke C i t y, F l or i da A U D R E Y E S I K E S M M C C i t y C l e r k Obituaries are paid advertise ments. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified depart ment at 752-1293. OBITUARIES COMMUNITY CALENDAR To submit your Community Calendar item, contact Rick Burnham at 754-0424 or by e-mail at rburnham@ lakecityreporter.com. July 24Local author program Please join us on Tuesday, July 24 at 7 p.m. at the Main Library as the Friends of the Library welcome Lake City writ er Martha Ann Ronsonet, author of Gardening in the Deep South and Other Hot Pursuits. She is active in the Lake City Garden Club and Master Gardeners and she is passionate about protect ing our water quality, springs and rivers. Her book provides infor mation for beginners or seasoned gardeners who want to learn more about gardening in our unique climate. Tuesdays program will include Native Plants for your Landscape. July 25 Early Learning meeting The 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 following counties: Columbia, Hamilton, Lafayette, Suwannee and Union. Community participation is encouraged and welcome. Anyone interested in attending the meeting who has a disabil ity requiring special assistance should contact Stacey Nettles at (386) 752-9770. Community revival The Columbia County NAACP will host its first Columbia County Community Revival July 25, 26 and 27 at Trinity United Methodist Church, 248 NE Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St., at 6:30 p.m. nightly. Bishop Russell Allen Wright Sr., a Lake City native, will be the speaker. You, your family and friends are cordially invited to attend. Quilters Guild meeting The Lady of the Lake Quilters Guild will meet on Wednesday, July 25 at 10 a.m. with social time at 9:30 a.m. The Guild meets at Teen Town, 533 NW Desoto St. in Lake City. Visitors are always wel come to come see the quilts on display each month. The pro gram this month will be Mau reen ODoogan, Trunk Show from Tallahassee. Join us for the Charming Strip Club. Bring fourteen 2 1/2 strips of the same fabric, cut WOF., in a zip lock bag with your name on it for this fun fabric exchange. You will receive 14 strips back of assorted fabrics. July fabric color is red, white and blue. Vis it us at Lady of the Lake Quilt Guild on Facebook. For addi tional Information call Loretta Kissner at 754-9330 and Ramona Dewees at 496-3876. July 26 Community music event Bring your family and come enjoy food, fellowship and fun with bluegrass and gospel music by the Dixie Jubilees 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 26 at the Fairgrounds Banquet Hall. Sponsored by Scarlet Parnell Frisina, county commissioner district 5. Planning council meeting The North Central Florida Regional Planning Council meeting will be Thursday, July 26 at 7:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites, 213 NW Commerce Boulevard, Lake City. Hospice association meeting The Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association will have their Lake City/Gainesville chap ter meeting Thursday, July 26 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Haven Hospice, 6037 W. U.S. Highway 90. The presentation from author Deborah Grassman will sensi tize participants with the unique needs of veterans as they age and face the end of their lives. There will be a $3 charge to non-mem bers. For more information call 344-2448. North Florida Tea Party meets Are you concerned about where our country is going? Have you made a promise to yourself to get more involved and do a better job learn ing about the candidates and issues? Please join us at 7 p.m. July 26 at the Taylor Building, 128 SW Birley Ave. in Lake City (on the southside of U.S. 90, about three miles west of the I-75 interchange) for the first month ly meeting of the North Florida Tea Party in July. Candidates for District 3, County Commission race in Suwannee County, along with candidates for District 1 County Commission race in Columbia County. Each can didate will be given time to speak, followed by a question and answer session. For more information, call John at (386) 935-1705, Sharon at (386) 935-0821, or go to www. northcentralfloridateaparty.org. July 31 New middle-schooler program Passages prepares girls for a smooth transition into middle school in an all-girl environ ment with discussions led by positive female role models. Ad vice on how to navigate the halls, change classes and be on time. Discuss on healthy relationships through com munication skills. Study skills, note taking and test preparation ideas. Organization tips, advice on managing large projects and group assignments. Tips on how to deal with bullies. Make new friends and gain valu able life skills. Passages will be held at the Lake City Middle School Tuesday, July 31 and Wednesday, August 1 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Program cost is $20. Girls do not have to be attending LCMS. Call 866868-6307 or e-mail pmarlatt@ girlscouts-gateway.org to reg ister.
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Associated PressThe tragedy of child sexual abuse that occurred at our University altered the lives of innocent children. Today, as every day, our thoughts and prayers continue to be with the victims of Mr. Sandusky and all other victims of child abuse. Against this backdrop, Penn State accepts the penalties and correc-tive actions announced today by the NCAA. With todays announcement and the action it requires of us, the University takes a significant step forward. The NCAA ruling holds the University accountable for the fail-ure of those in power to protect children and insists that all areas of the University community are held to the same high standards of honesty and integrity. The NCAA also mandates that Penn State become a national leader to help victims of child sexual assault and to promote awareness across our nation. Specifically, the University will pay $12 million a year for the next five years into a special endow-ment created to fund programs for the detection, prevention and treat-ment of child abuse. This total of $60 million can never reduce the By TOM COYNE and RALPH D. RUSSOAssociated PressINDIANAPOLIS No death penalty. More like slow death. Wiped out in the record book. Wiped out in the wallet. Wiped out in the ability to recruit, and keep what it already has. Penn State got slammed by the NCAA on Monday in every way. The governing body of college sports took away 14 years of coach Joe Paternos victories and imposed a mountain of fines and pen-alties, crippling a program whose pedophile assistant coach spent years molest-ing children, sometimes on school property. The sanctions imposed by the NCAA on Monday also include fines of $60 million, orders for Penn State to sit out the postsea-son for four years, capped scholarships at 20 below the normal limit for four years and placed football on five years probation. Current or incoming football players are free to immediately transfer and compete at another school. The NCAAs sanctions following the worst scandal in the history of college football stopped short of delivering the death pen-alty shutting down the sport completely. It actually did everything but kill it. The sanctions needed to reflect our goals of provid-ing cultural change, NCAA President Mark Emmert said as he announced the penalties at a news confer-ence in Indianapolis. The NCAA ruling holds the university accountable for the failure of those in power to protect children and insists that all areas of the university community are held to the same high standards of honesty and integrity. Paternos family said in a statement that the NCAA sanctions defamed the coachs legacy, and were a panicked response to the sex abuse scandal. The family also says that punishing past, present and future students because of Jerry Sanduskys crimes did not serve justice. The Big Ten announced that Penn State would not be allowed to share in the conferences bowl revenue during the NCAAs post-season ban, an estimated loss of about $13 million. And the NCAA reserved the right to add additional penalties. Sandusky, a former Penn State defensive coordinator, was found guilty in June of sexually abusing young boys, sometimes on cam-pus. An investigation com-missioned by the school and released July 12 found that Paterno, who died in January, and several other top officials at Penn State stayed quiet for years about accusations against Sandusky. Emmert fast-tracked penalties rather than go through the usual circuitous series of investigations and hearings. The NCAA said the $60 million is equiva-lent to the annual gross revenue of the football pro-gram. The money must be paid into an endowment for external programs prevent-ing child sexual abuse or assisting victims and may not be used to fund such programs at Penn State. Football will never again be placed ahead of educat-ing, nurturing and protect-ing young people, Emmert said. By vacating 112 Penn State victories from 1998-2011, the sanctions cost Paterno 111 wins. Former Florida State coach Bobby Bowden will now hold the top spot in the NCAA record book with 377 major-college wins. Paterno, who was fired days after Sandusky was charged, will be cred-ited with 298 wins. Vacated wins are not the same as forfeits they dont count as losses or wins for either school. I didnt want it to happen like this, Bowden told the AP Wish I could have earned it, but thats the way it is. The scholarship reductions mean Penn States roster will be capped at 65 scholarship players begin-ning in 2014. By PAUL NEWBERRYAssociated PressLYTHAM ST. ANNES, England If this had been a normal British Open, Ernie Els wouldve been hanging out on the putting green hoping his work was done. Any other time, he wouldnt have welcomed a playoff to secure the title. The Big Easy was willing to make an exception this time. There was nothing normal about a wind-swept Sunday at Royal Lytham & St. Annes. Crazy, crazy, crazy, Els kept saying. Crazy, indeed. And, for the guy who let it slip away, a gut-wrenching blow. Adam Scott had the claret jug in his grasp with four holes to play. A player of enormous potential was poised to fulfill his promise at age 32, to collect the first major championship of his career after building a comfortable lead over three days of brilliant golf. Then, a bogey. And another. And another. And finally, at the 18th hole, with a 7-foot putt to at least force a playoff, he missed again. Scotts knees buck-led. Golfs oldest championship had been snatched away, handed to Els with one of the great collapses in golfing history. Youre not really hoping the guy is going to make a mistake, but youre hoping you dont have to go to a playoff, said Els, who was playing two groups ahead of Scott. This one was differ-ent because I feel for Adam. I really didnt mind going to a playoff. He probably didnt feel that. But I was, at best, hoping for a playoff on the putting green. When it was done, Scott had to make a painful walk back to the 18th green to collect the prize that goes Lake City Reporter SPORTS Tuesday, July 24, 2012 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B Story ideas?ContactTim KirbySports Editor754email@example.com 1BSPORTS ELS continued on 6B Els wins British Open as Scott fails to close deal. ERICKSON continued on 6B ASSOCIATED PRESSBritish Open winner Ernie Els of South Africa waves to the crowd after making birdie on No. 18 at Royal Lytham & St. Annes golf club in Lytham St. A nnes, England, on Sunday.ASSOCIATED PRESSA worker hangs a blue tarp over the fence that was instal led around the Joe Paterno statue as crews worked to rem ove the statue in State College, Pa., on Sunday. Penn St. punishedStatue removed, games vacated President Rodney Erickson statementEasy does it
SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today BASKETBALL 4:30 p.m. ESPN2 Mens national teams, United States vs. Spain, at Barcelona, Spain MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 8 p.m. MLB Regional coverage, L.A. Dodgers at St. Louis or Boston at TexasBASEBALLAL standings East Division W L Pct GBNew York 57 38 .600 Baltimore 51 44 .537 6 Tampa Bay 49 47 .510 8 12 Toronto 48 47 .505 9 Boston 48 48 .500 9 12 Central Division W L Pct GBDetroit 52 44 .542 Chicago 50 45 .526 1 12 Cleveland 47 48 .495 4 12 Kansas City 40 54 .426 11Minnesota 40 55 .421 11 12 West Division W L Pct GBTexas 56 38 .596 Los Angeles 52 44 .542 5Oakland 51 44 .537 5 12 Seattle 42 55 .433 15 12 Late Saturday Detroit 7, Chicago White Sox 1Texas 9, L.A. Angels 2Baltimore 3, Cleveland 1Kansas City 7, Minnesota 3Seattle 2, Tampa Bay 1Toronto 7, Boston 3Oakland 2, N.Y. Yankees 1 Sundays Games Detroit 6, Chicago White Sox 4Toronto 15, Boston 7Seattle 2, Tampa Bay 1Minnesota 7, Kansas City 5Baltimore 4, Cleveland 3Oakland 5, N.Y. Yankees 4, 12 inningsL.A. Angels 7, Texas 4 Mondays Games Baltimore at Cleveland (n)Boston at Texas (n)Minnesota at Chicago White Sox (n)Kansas City at L.A. Angels (n)N.Y. Yankees at Seattle (n) Todays Games Detroit (Fister 4-6) at Cleveland (Jimenez 8-9), 7:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (Hellickson 4-6) at Baltimore (W.Chen 8-5), 7:05 p.m. Oakland (Blackley 2-2) at Toronto (Cecil 2-2), 7:07 p.m. Boston (Buchholz 8-3) at Texas (M.Perez 1-1), 8:05 p.m. Minnesota (De Vries 2-2) at Chicago White Sox (Quintana 4-1), 8:10 p.m. Kansas City (W.Smith 1-3) at L.A. Angels (Richards 3-1), 10:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (F.Garcia 4-3) at Seattle (F.Hernandez 8-5), 10:10 p.m. Wednesdays Games Minnesota at Chicago White Sox, 2:10 p.m. Kansas City at L.A. Angels, 3:35 p.m.N.Y. Yankees at Seattle, 3:40 p.m.Detroit at Cleveland, 7:05 p.m.Tampa Bay at Baltimore, 7:05 p.m.Oakland at Toronto, 7:07 p.m.Boston at Texas, 8:05 p.m. NL standings East Division W L Pct GBWashington 55 39 .585 Atlanta 52 43 .547 3 12 New York 47 48 .495 8 12 Miami 44 51 .463 11 12 Philadelphia 42 54 .438 14 Central Division W L Pct GBCincinnati 55 40 .579 Pittsburgh 54 40 .574 12 St. Louis 50 45 .526 5Milwaukee 44 50 .468 10 12 Chicago 38 56 .404 16 12 Houston 34 62 .354 21 12 West Division W L Pct GBSan Francisco 53 42 .558 Los Angeles 52 44 .542 1 12 Arizona 47 48 .495 6San Diego 41 56 .423 13Colorado 36 58 .383 16 12 Late Saturday San Francisco 6, Philadelphia 5, 10 innings Washington 5, Atlanta 2, 2nd gamePittsburgh 5, Miami 1Cincinnati 6, Milwaukee 2St. Louis 12, Chicago Cubs 0Arizona 12, Houston 3Colorado 8, San Diego 6, 12 innings Sundays Games L.A. Dodgers 8, N.Y. Mets 3, 12 innings Cincinnati 2, Milwaukee 1Washington 9, Atlanta 2Pittsburgh 3, Miami 0Philadelphia 4, San Francisco 3, 12 innings St. Louis 7, Chicago Cubs 0San Diego 3, Colorado 2Arizona 8, Houston 2 Mondays Games Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh (n)Milwaukee at Philadelphia (n)Atlanta at Miami (n)Washington at N.Y. Mets (n)Cincinnati at Houston (n)L.A. Dodgers at St. Louis (n)Colorado at Arizona (n)San Diego at San Francisco (n) Todays Games Chicago Cubs (Maholm 8-6) at Pittsburgh (Ja.McDonald 10-3), 7:05 p.m. Milwaukee (Greinke 9-3) at Philadelphia (Cl.Lee 1-6), 7:05 p.m. Atlanta (T.Hudson 8-4) at Miami (Buehrle 9-9), 7:10 p.m. Washington (G.Gonzalez 12-5) at N.Y. Mets (Dickey 13-1), 7:10 p.m. Cincinnati (Leake 3-6) at Houston (Harrell 7-7), 8:05 p.m. L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 7-5) at St. Louis (Wainwright 7-10), 8:15 p.m. Colorado (D.Pomeranz 1-5) at Arizona (J.Saunders 4-6), 9:40 p.m. San Diego (Volquez 6-7) at San Francisco (Bumgarner 11-6), 10:15 p.m. Wednesdays Games Washington at N.Y. Mets, 12:10 p.m.Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh, 12:35 p.m.Atlanta at Miami, 12:40 p.m.Milwaukee at Philadelphia, 1:05 p.m.San Diego at San Francisco, 3:45 p.m.Cincinnati at Houston, 8:05 p.m.L.A. Dodgers at St. Louis, 8:15 p.m.Colorado at Arizona, 9:40 p.m.FOOTBALLNFL preseason games Sunday, Aug. 5 Arizona vs. New Orleans at Canton, Ohio, 8 p.m. (NFLN)GOLFBritish Open At Royal Lytham & St. AnnesLytham St. Annes, England Final Ernie Els 67-70-68-68 273Adam Scott 64-67-68-75 274Tiger Woods 67-67-70-73 277Brandt Snedeker 66-64-73-74 277Luke Donald 70-68-71-69 278Graeme McDowell 67-69-67-75 278Nicolas Colsaerts 65-77-72-65 279Thomas Aiken 68-68-71-72 279Geoff Ogilvy 72-68-73-67 280Miguel Angel Jimenez 71-69-73-67 280Ian Poulter 71-69-73-67 280Alexander Noren 71-71-69-69 280Vijay Singh 70-72-68-70 280Dustin Johnson 73-68-71-71 280Matt Kuchar 69-67-72-72 280Mark Calcavecchia 71-68-69-72 280Thorbjorn Olesen 69-66-71-74 280Zach Johnson 65-74-66-75 280Hunter Mahan 70-71-70-70 281Steven Alker 69-69-72-71 281Louis Oosthuizen 72-68-68-73 281Bill Haas 71-68-68-74 281Carl Pettersson 71-68-73-70 282 Simon Dyson 72-67-73-70 282Steve Stricker 67-71-73-71 282Peter Hanson 67-72-72-71 282Matthew Baldwin 69-73-69-71 282James Morrison 68-70-72-72 282Nick Watney 71-70-69-72 282Bubba Watson 67-73-68-74 282Rickie Fowler 71-72-70-70 283Anirban Lahiri 68-72-70-73 283Jason Dufner 70-66-73-74 283John Senden 70-71-75-68 284Jim Furyk 72-70-71-71 284Gary Woodland 73-70-70-71 284Paul Lawrie 65-71-76-72 284Keegan Bradley 71-72-68-73 284Richard Sterne 69-73-73-70 285K.J. Choi 70-73-71-71 285Troy Matteson 70-72-71-72 285Francesco Molinari 69-72-71-73 285Padraig Harrington 70-72-70-73 285Kyle Stanley 70-69-70-76 285Ross Fisher 72-71-74-69 286Bob Estes 69-72-74-71 286Pablo Larrazabal 73-70-71-72 286Lee Westwood 73-70-71-73 286Rafael Echenique 73-69-71-73 286Joost Luiten 73-70-69-74 286Justin Hicks 68-74-69-75 286Greg Chalmers 71-68-71-76 286Simon Khan 70-69-71-76 286Fredrik Jacobson 69-73-73-72 287Yoshinori Fujimoto 71-70-73-73 287G. Frnandez-Castano 71-71-72-73 287Greg Owen 71-71-71-74 287Harris English 71-71-70-75 287Thomas Bjorn 70-69-72-76 287Rory McIlroy 67-75-73-73 288Ted Potter Jr. 69-71-74-74 288Jamie Donaldson 68-72-72-76 288Dale Whitnell 71-69-72-76 288Charles Howell III 72-71-74-72 289Lee Slattery 69-72-75-73 289Retief Goosen 70-70-75-74 289Sang-moon Bae 72-71-71-75 289Garth Mulroy 71-69-72-77 289Jeev Milkha Singh 70-71-76-73 290Aaron Baddeley 71-71-74-74 290Adilson Da Silva 69-74-71-76 290Martin Laird 70-69-82-70 291Chad Campbell 73-70-74-74 291Juvic Pagunsan 71-72-73-75 291Brendan Jones 69-74-72-76 291Toshinori Muto 67-72-74-78 291Tom Watson 71-72-76-73 292Warren Bennett 71-70-75-76 292Thongchai Jaidee 69-71-74-78 292Branden Grace 73-69-71-79 292John Daly 72-71-77-74 294Rafael Cabrera-Bello 70-71-76-77 294Andres Romero 70-69-77-82 298CYCLINGTour de France final June 30 Prologue: Liege, Belgium, 6.4 kilometers (4 miles) (Stage: Fabian Cancellara, Switzerland; Yellow Jersey: Cancellara) July 1 First Stage: Liege to Seraing, Belgium, plain, 198 (123) (Peter Sagan, Slovakia; Cancellara) July 2 Second Stage: Vise, Belgium to Tournai, Belgium, plain, 207.5 (128.9) (Mark Cavendish, Britain; Cancellara) July 3 Third Stage: Orchies, France to Boulogne-sur-Mer, medium mountains, 197 (122.4) (Sagan; Cancellara) July 4 Fourth Stage: Abbeville to Rouen, plain, 214.5 (133.3) (Andre Greipel, Germany; Cancellara) July 5 Fifth Stage: Rouen to SaintQuentin, plain, 196.5 (122.1) (Greipel; Cancellara) July 6 Sixth Stage: Epernay to Metz, plain, 205 (127.4) (Sagan; Cancellara) July 7 Seventh Stage: Tomblaine to La Planche des Belles Filles, medium mountains, 199 (123.7) (Chris Froome, Britain; Bradley Wiggins, Britain) July 8 Eighth Stage: Belfort to Porrentruy, medium mountains, 157.5 (97.9) (Thibaut Pinot, France; Wiggins) July 9 Ninth Stage: Arc-et-Senans to Besancon, individual time trial, 41.5 (25.8) (Wiggins; Wiggins) 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) (David Millar, Britain; Wiggins) July 14 13th Stage: Saint-Paul-TroisChateaux to Le Cap dAgde, plain, 217 (134.8) (Greipel; Wiggins) July 15 14th Stage: Limoux to Foix, high mountains, 191 (118.7) (Luis Leon Sanchez, Spain; Wiggins) July 16 15th Stage: Samatan to Pau, plain, 158.5 (98.5) (Pierrick Fedrigo, France; Wiggins) July 18 16th Stage: Pau to Bagneresde-Luchon, high mountains, 197 (122.4) (Voeckler; Wiggins) July 19 17th Stage: Bagneres-deLuchon to Peyragudes, high mountains, 143.5 (89.2) (Alejandro Valverde, Spain; Wiggins) July 20 18th Stage: Blagnac to Brive-la-Gaillarde, plain, 222.5 (138.3) (Cavendish; Wiggins) July 21 19th Stage: Bonneval to Chartres, individual time trial, 53.5 (33.1) (Wiggins; Wiggins) July 22 20th Stage: Rambouillet to Champs-Elysees, Paris, plain, 120 (74.6) (Cavendish; Wiggins) Total 3494.4 kilometers (2171.4 miles) Final Standings Individual (Yellow Jersey) 1. Bradley Wiggins, Britain, Sky Procycling, 87 hours, 34 minutes, 47 seconds. 2. Chris Froome, Britain, Sky Procycling, 3:21. 3. Vincenzo Nibali, Italy, LiquigasCannondale, 6:19. 4. Jurgen Van den Broeck, Belgium, Lotto Belisol, 10:15. 5. Tejay Van Garderen, United States, BMC Racing, 11:04. 6. Haimar Zubeldia, Spain, RadioShackNissan, 15:41. 7. Cadel Evans, Australia, BMC Racing, 15:49. 8. Pierre Rolland, France, Team Europcar, 16:26. 9. Janez Brajkovic, Slovenia, Astana, 16:33. 10. Thibaut Pinot, France, FDJ-Big Mat, 17:17. Also 13. Christopher Horner, United States, RadioShack-Nissan, 19:55. 32. Levi Leipheimer, United States, Omega Pharma-QuickStep, 1:16:29. 38. George Hincapie, United States, BMC Racing, 1:30:38. 60. Christian Vande Velde, United States, Garmin-Sharp-Barracuda, 1:58:38. 100. David Zabriskie, United States, Garmin-Sharp-Barracuda, 2:53:26. 151. Tyler Farrar, United States, Garmin-Sharp-Barracuda, 3:54:45. Team (Yellow Bib) 1. RadioShack-Nissan (Luxembourg), 263:12:14. 2. Sky Procycling (Britain), 5:46 behind.3. BMC Racing (United States), 36:29.4. Astana (Kazakhstan), 43:22.5. Liquigas-Cannondale (Italy), 1:04:55. Sprinter (Green Jersey) 1. Peter Sagan, Slovakia, LiquigasCannondale, 421 points. 2. Andre Greipel, Germany, Lotto Belisol, 280. 3. Matthew Harley Goss, Australia, Orica GreenEdge, 268. 4. Mark Cavendish, Britain, Sky Procycling, 220. 5. Edvald Boasson Hagen, Norway, Sky Procycling, 160. Climber (Red Polka Dot Jersey) 1. Thomas Voeckler, France, Team Europcar, 135 points. 2. Fredrik Kessiakoff, Sweden, Astana, 123. 3. Chris Anker Sorensen, Denmark, Team Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank, 77. 4. Pierre Rolland, France, Team Europcar, 63. 5. Alejandro Valverde, Spain, Movistar, 51. Youth-U26 (White Jersey) 1. Tejay Van Garderen, United States, BMC Racing, 87:45:51. 2. Thibault Pinot, France, FDJ-Big Mat, 6:13 behind. 3. 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For details, e-mail coach Rebecca Golden at firstname.lastname@example.org GATORS North Florida meeting today The North Florida Gator Club will meet at 6 p.m. today at Beef O Bradys on Main Boulevard in Lake City. Upcoming socials will be discussed. For details, call 752-3333. CHS FOOTBALL Car wash fundraiser Friday The Columbia County Quarterback Club has a car wash fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at Hardees on U.S. Highway 90 west. Coach Brian Allen is hosting a free Tiger Cub Camp for boys ages 7-13 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 4 at Tiger Stadium. The Quarterback Club has a Tiger Mania day planned in conjunction with the camp. There will be a garage sale and membership drive, and hamburgers, hot dogs and drinks will be on sale. For details, call club president Joe Martino at 984-0452. FORT WHITE BASEBALL Team at Wal-Mart on Saturday The Fort White middle school and high school baseball teams will be accepting donations at Wal-Mart in Lake City from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. For details, call Jeanne Howell at 288-5537. FORT WHITE FOOTBALL Ruby Tuesday GiveBack Night The Fort White Quarterback Clubs Ruby Tuesday GiveBack Night on Thursdays continues through August. 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. SWIMMING Youth, adult swim lessons offered The Columbia Aquatic Complex offers swimming lessons for children and adults. Cost for a two-week session 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. The final sessions are July 30-Aug. 10. Registration is at the Aquatic Complex from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday and all day Thursday-Saturday. For details, call the pool at 755-8195. YOUTH SOCCER 3v3 tournament at Christ Central Christ Central Ministries is hosting a 3v3 soccer tournament on Aug. 18. Registration fee is $50. For information and registration, call Thomas David at (386) 867-0974.Cousins featured at CYSA camp Columbia Youth Soccer Association has a soccer camp for players of all ages from 8 a.m. to noon Aug. 13-16. The camp features Hugh Cousins, a former professional player with the Jacksonville Cyclones, All-American at Andrew College and currently trainer at CBA Melbourne. Fee is $95 per player. For details, Scott at 288-2504 or Melody at 288-4481.Q From staff reports
DEAR ABBY: I was glad to see the letter you printed from Fine With My Decision (April 22). I placed a baby boy for adop-tion when I was 16. My parents were bitterly disap-pointed and sent me out of state. But despite my some-what immature and rebel-lious nature, I was -and remain -glad my parents made me do the right thing. In the years since, there has been a trend toward open adoptions and emo-tional reunions between birth mothers and adoptees who were separated under the closed system. I think open adoption is probably healthier for everyone except in cases of rape, incest or abuse/neglect. If the child I gave birth to were to come looking for me, I feel thats his right and I wouldnt turn him away. But I have never felt a desire to look for him. His birth was not a happy event in my life, and I dont care to revisit that chapter. I dont regard him as my son. The people who raised him are his parents, not the green kid who got herself in trouble. Im somewhat younger than the girls who gave up babies from the 1940s to 1960s, so I didnt get the keep it a deep dark secret advice. I also dont feel I was unfairly coerced. I was 16 and couldnt support a child. When I think of how my life would have been if Id kept him, Im sure I did the right thing. Thanks for writing, Fine With My Decision. Youve got company in me, and Im sure there are plenty more of us out there. -FINE WITH MY DECISION, TOO DEAR FINE TOO: Your letter expresses the senti-ments of many women who responded, as I knew they would. Their comments: DEAR ABBY: I gave up my daughter when I was 20. I have thought about her many times, but have no other feelings than hop-ing shes OK. I gave her up because I knew I wasnt ready for motherhood. I never married and have no other children. I have enjoyed my life. I wish my daughter, wher-ever she is, the best, and I hope her life has been great. Id love to meet her someday, to be sure shes all right, but if it never hap-pens, thats OK, too. Some people are born without that mother instinct, and its best they not have children they really dont want. Too many people become parents because they think its the thing to do, and the children suffer. -SINGLE AND HAPPY DEAR ABBY: Im an adoptee and while our situ-ations are not the same, I can assure the woman who wrote you that shes not a freak. I applaud her hon-esty about her feelings and appreciate her willingness to give her child the chance to connect with biological relatives who do want a relationship. The support groups she has encountered exist because people who regret their decisions need support. Its not likely there would be groups for people who dont feel regret. In my case, I was conceived because my birth parents wanted to make money. They were ahead of their time, shall we say, in terms of surrogate parent-hood. I wish I could have met them, but both died before I began my search. I hope Fine stops beating herself up and uses that energy to nurture the relationships she does have, including the one she has with herself. -REV. J. IN NEW YORK DILBERT BABY BLUES HOROSCOPES DEAR ABBY ARIES (March 21-April 19): Slow down, take your time and dont feel pres-sured to make a decision. Expect to face opposition that requires hands-on guidance and explanations to overcome. You will gain ground by being humble, gracious and attentive. +++ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Do whatever it takes to impress your peers. Honesty, integrity, under-standing and patience with indecisive people will be your ticket to success. Your guidance and your actions will help set a stan-dard for whats to come. +++ GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Youve got nothing to lose and everything to gain by taking action and following through with your plans. Let your imagi-nation take over, and you will drum up the support you require to reach your goals. Love is highlighted. +++++ CANCER (June 21-July 22): Expect opposition, and find a way to maneuver through troubled waters. Rely on the people you trust to help you find the right solution to underly-ing problems. Take care of a burden quickly and move on to more pleasurable activities. ++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Travel for pleasure or knowledge. Get together with friends and share your thoughts, skills and services with those who have something to contrib-ute. Talks will lead to new ideas, and plans will be put into play. Relationships will flourish. +++++ VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Dont allow interfer-ence to get you down or stop you from reaching your goals. Stand tall and take action. Keep your thoughts and plans a secret until you are fully prepared to disclose pursuits that are already underway. Focus on work and getting ahead. +++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You are powerful. Put your plans into motion, and dont be afraid to take a different approach in order to get a better result. Believing in your abili-ties, skills and experience will help you seal a deal. Romance should be sched-uled. +++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Dont let anyone side-track you with uncalled for comments or last-minute changes. Focus on creative projects. Remain in places you find tranquil and geared toward personal accomplishment. Say little; produce a lot. +++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Share ideas and engage in projects, activities or events that will contribute to greater development of the things you most want to pursue. Teamwork will pay off and lead to an interesting pro-posal. Love is on the rise. ++++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22Jan. 19): Criticism will be destructive, whether its directed at you or coming from you. Negativity will restrict you from describ-ing your vision or seeing what others are trying to accomplish. Open up to the possibilities and bypass being held back. ++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Concentrate on productivity. Take on high-energy projects and do whatever it takes to alter your home and life-style to suit your needs. Love and romance are highlighted, enhancing your life and easing your stress. +++++ PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): There will be plenty to consider before you jump into a situation that has the potential to backfire. Make sure both you and the other parties involved have good intentions, focusing on being just and fair. +++ CELEBRITY CIPHER Abigail Van Burenwww.dearabby.com BLONDIE BEETLE BAILEY B.C. FRANK & ERNEST FOR BETTER OR WORSE ZITS HAGAR THE HORRIBLE SNUFFY SMITH GARFIELD THE LAST WORD Eugenia Last Adoption was right thingfor pregnant teen mom Q Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. CLASSIC PEANUTS Page Editor: Emogene Graham, 754-0415 LAKE CITY REPORTER ADVICE & COMICS TUESDAY, JULY 24, 2012 3B
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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 Artwo rk-Ask Your Representative For Details 386-755-5440 LegalIN THECIRCUITCOURT, THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO.: 2012-CA-000158VANDERBILTMORTGAGE AND FINANCE, INC.,Plaintiff,v.ERIC JAMES HOLTZCLAWa/k/a ERIC J. HOLTZCLAW, IF LIVING, INCLUDING ANYUNKNOWN SPOUSE OF SAID DEFENDANT(S). IF REMARRIED, AND IF DECEASED, THE RE-SPECTIVE UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISES, GRANTEES, ASSIGN-EES, CREDITORS, LIENORS, AND TRUSTEES, AND ALLOTH-ER PERSONS CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINSTTHE NAMED DE-FENDANT(S); UNKNOWN TEN-ANT#1; AND UNKNOWN TEN-ANT#2,Defendant(s).NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALENotice is hereby given that pursuant to the Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated May 22, 2012, entered in Case No. 2012-CA-000158 of the Circuit Court of the Third Judicial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Florida, P. DeWitt Cason as The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, at public sale a the courthouse located at 173 N.E. Her-nando Avenue in Columbia County Lake City, Florida with the sale com-mencing at 11:00 AM on the 1st day of August 2012, the following de-scribed property as set forth in said Final Judgment of Foreclosure, to wit:Legal Description: Lot 8, Block Aof COLUMBIAESTATES SUBDIVI-SION, according to the Plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book 5, Pages 112 and 112Aof the Public Records of Columbia County, Florida.Toinclude: 1996 Westfield Mobile Home, Serial Number GA-FLA07A24898W222.Address: 510 SWTwig Court, Lake City, Florida 32024Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale.Date this 6th Day of July, 2012P. Dewitt CasonClerk of the CourtBy: B. ScippioDeputy Clerk05533704July 17, 24, 2012 NOTICE OFPUBLIC SALE: AU-TOEMPORIUM OF LAKE CITYINC. gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 8/07/12, 10:00 am at 2832 SWMAIN BLVD, LAKE CITY, FL32025, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statues. AUTO EM-PORIUM OF LAKE CITYINC. re-serves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids.1G8ZK5276VZ1721971997 SATURN1LNBM81F2HY6293011987 LINCOLNJS2RA61S4452006922004 SUZUKI05533868July 24, 2012 LegalIN THECIRCUITOF THE 3RD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAGENERALJURISDICTION DIVI-SIONCASE NO.: 11-638 CATD BANK, N.A. a national banking association, as successor by merger with CAROLINAFIRSTBANK, as successor by merger with MER-CANTILE BANK,Plaintiff,v.MATTHEWD. ROCCO and UN-KNOWN TENANT(S) IN POSSES-SION,Defendants.NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to the Final Judgment of Fore-closure dated June 25, 2012, entered in Civil Case No. 11-638 CAof the Circuit Court of the 3rd Judicial Cir-cuit in and for Hamilton County, Florida, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at Columbia County Courthouse, 173 NE Hernan-do Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32055 at 11:00 a.m. on the 1st day of Au-gust, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment of Foreclosure, to-wit:Exhibit ALot 4, Columbia Meadows, accord-ing to the map or plat thereof as re-corded in Plat Book 5, Page(s) 88 and 88-A, Public Records of Colum-bia County, Florida.TOGETHER WITH TWO DOUBLE WIDE HOMES, SERIALNUM-BERS AFLCH2AH200513009, AFLCH2BH200513009, GA-FLY39B14728E221, GA-FLY39B14728E221Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens, must file a claim within 60 days after the sale.Dated this 9th day of July, 2012.P. DeWITTCASONAs Clerk of the CourtBy: /s/ PAPerryDeputy ClerkRichard B. Storfer, EsquireRice Pugatch Robinson & Schiller, P.A.101 NE 3rd Avenue, Suite 1800Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33301Telephone (954) 462-8000Telecopier (954) 462-4300If 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. Within two working days of your receipt of this notice, contact (305) 275-1155. The phone line will accommodate voice or TDD trans-missions for the hearing impaired or voice impaired.02500289July 17, 24, 2012 PUBLIC AUCTION 1994 OLDSVIN# 1G3HN52L6R4823160CREAMERS WRECKER SERVICE 290 NE SUNNYBROOK ST.LAKE CITY, FL32055COLUMBIACOUNTY386-752-2861SALE DATE: AUGUST9, 20128:00AM05533837JULY24, 2012 020Lost & Found Female. Petite, Beagle, blk & brwn w/ white paws, white belly. Last seen on Centerville Ave & Elim Church Rd in Fort White. Please Call 352-262-27586 or 561-252-7616. FOUND FEMALE CHOCOLATE LAB MARKETROAD AND 137 CONTACT386-935-0317 100Job OpportunitiesBookkeeper/Assist.Excellent CSR skills. Quicken /QB Experience Req. Fax resume to 888-3703379. Pay Based on Experience. F/T PERSONALASSISTANT needed. Must have bachelors degree and must be proficient with computers and modern day electronic devices. Must reside in Lake City or be willing to relocate. Fax resume to 386-487-1232. 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 05533630 FT& PTPC Tech needed for busy local shop. Exp required. Send email to: firstname.lastname@example.org 05533782Large Construction Company has an immediate opening for a Fuel Service Technician Qualified candidate(s) must possess a valid commercial driver's license with a hazmat and tanker endorsement. Apply in person at Anderson Columbia, Co., Inc., 871 NW Guerdon Street, Lake City, Florida32056 Equal Opportunity Employer 05533808Aarons now hiring Manager Trainees in Lake City. Management/Supervisory experience or 2 year degree required. Retail and/or collections experience a plus. Apply at www.aarons.com/careers. Aarons is an equal opportunity employer. 05533852Lake City & Alachua locations are now accepting resumes for Experienced Managers No phone calls please!!! Submit resumes to email@example.com or fax to 352-387-0011 100Job Opportunities05533872HOLIDAYINN & SUITESLake Citys only full service hotel is seeking the following P/T Positions :Caf ServerRoom AttendantFront Desk AgentMust have experience Apply in person Mon-Fri 12-5pm 213 SWCommerce Dr. EOE/DFWP. 170 TEMPFarm Workers needed 8/27/12-12/31/12. 3 mo. verifiable work exp. hand harvesting vegetables required. Workers will perform various duties, associated with planting, cultivating, packing, grading, and harvesting bell peppers & broccoli. Worksites in Edgefield, Saluda, Aiken co. SC. Random drug testing at employers expense. Guaranteed 3/4 of contract hours. Work tools, supplies, equip provided at no cost. Free housing provided for non-commuting workers. Transportation & subsistence reimbursed to worker upon completion of 50% of contract, or earlier, if appropriate. $9.39/hr or applicable piece rates depending on crop activity. Report or send a resume to the nearest FLAgency of Workforce Innovation. Services office or call 386755-9026 & ref. job order #534846. Titan Peach Farms Ridge Springs, SC CustomerService Position Available immediately strong customer service skills required. firstname.lastname@example.org 100Job OpportunitiesELECTRICIAN NEEDED Looking for electricians w/ a min of 3 yrs commercial exp., able to bend pipe, pull wire, install devices, and fixtures. Must be able to pass background check. DSWP, EOE. Email resume to email@example.com or call 352-351-4605 FULL-TIME TELLER Full-Time Position in Lake City branch. Strong customer service skills, highvolume cash handling or teller experience and professional appearance REQUIRED. Great pay and benefits! Application REQUIRED & available at www.sunstatefcu.org. Fax application to 386-462-4686. DFWP, EOE. IMMEDIATE OPENING Breakfast Attendant 4:30am 11:30 am Days Vary Industry Standard Benefits Must Be Self Motivated with Excellent Customer Service Skills Apply In Person 450 SWFlorida Gateway Drive Lake City, FL32024 NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE Wee Care of Columbia City is looking for Professional VPK Qualified Teachers holding a CDA or Higher. Experience Necessary. Fax Resume to 754-2262 or Apply in person. 755-5440Toplace your classified ad call
LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDTUESDAY, JULY24, 2012 5B Classified Department: 755-5440 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 OpportunitiesGreat Employment Opportunity at Suwannee Health Center and RehabTemporary Full Time Maintenance $9.38 per hour/Experience Necessary in Carpentry, Renovation, Flooring Drywall & Painting.Temporary Full Time Receptionist/ Administrative Assistant. Experienced Preferred.Activities Assistant Full Time for Self Motivated Person with a Great positive Attitude and a Love for the Elderly.Dietary Aide PT. Flexible hours. Experienced Preferred.CNAs Full Time Experience Preferred. Housekeeping / Laundry Aide Part Time Experience Preferred. Apply in Person @ Suwannee Health Care Center & Rehab. 1620 East Helvenston Street. Live Oak, Fla. 32064 EOE/V/D/M/F Halls Pump & Well & Carolyn Height WaterCompany Is seeking someone to work in our Water Treatment and Pump Repair Department. Those who meet the following requirements Need Apply : High school diploma, Class Aor B drivers licens, Drug and Alcohol free, & be mechanically inclined. Pre hire Background check mandatory. Apply in person at 904 NWMain Blvd. 386-752-1854 LICENSED DENTAL Hygienist needed For Live Oak office Contact 386-362-1646. MANAGEMENT OPPORTUNITIES Seeking Qualified & Experienced Management to join our Team. Strong Leadership Skills & Personnel Mgnt needed. Pay Ranges from $8-$16/HR And Benefits are Available. Apply online @ mcstate.com/alachua or call 386-755-2475 MECHANIC for busy truck shop. Experience required with own tools. Southern Specialized 386-752-9754 One Position Open For an Industrial Supply Co. Duties to include: Customers Service, AP/AR, Purchasing, Estimating and Other clerical duties. Must be able to Multi task and have computer skills. Please apply in person: 3631 US 90 East Lake City FL, Quality Mill Service, or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org Part Time Bookkeeper for Law Office. Experience with Bookkeeping including Accounts Payable & Accounts Receivable. Pay Commensurate with Experience. Send Resume to Office Manager, P.O. Box 1029, Lake City, Florida 32056. 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 120Medical Employment05533774Referral Coordinator/Checkout Clerk Medical Office is seeking qualified candidate with Good Multi-task skills and professionalism. Must have exp. with Med. Term & Ins. Referrals & Auth. Please send your resume to email@example.com or fax to 386-628-9231. 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 FREE CAT 1 year old, Female. 5 toes, inside only, UTD, all shots. Contact 386-344-4495 FREE KITTENS Playful, Loveable, Weaned, Litter Trained. Contact 386-438-8557 Free to good home Beautiful Female Basset Hound, Spayed. Sweet & Loving. Good w/ kids no cats. Call for Appt. 386-752-6993 MINI-SCHNAUZER 3 and a half month old puppy for sale with all beddings, toys, food, etc. Call 386-438-8423 for more information. Days after 10am 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. 330Livestock & Supplies1 Bull, 5 Heifers Sebuss Miniature Pramha Cattle. Single Lane Farms. 386-776-1090 408Furniture MOVING SALE Appliances & Household Items Plus Motel Furniture, Beds, Etc. Call 386-320-6190 or 386-755-5770 420Wanted to Buy Wanted Junk Cars, Trucks, Vans. $275 & 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. 440Miscellaneous 7 BarL Camp Ground located 2 miles off I-10 and5 miles of I-75. Bath houses, full hock ups 30 & 50 amps on private ranch. Very Affordable rates. Prime location 386-362-8708 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 forRent2BR/2BAMH Water & Garbage included No Pets. $550. mo. $450. Sec. Dep. 386-752-9898 or 386-365-3633 3BR/2BADWMH on 1 acre private lot, 1st+last+dep required located in Ellisville. No pets. Contact 352-870-5144 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 Palm Harbor Village 4/2 From 499 Mo Loaded3/2 From 399 Mo Loaded Homes on Your Lot 0 Down 800-622-2832 ext 210 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! 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/1.5 BAw/garage 5 minutes from VAhospital and Timco. Call for details. 386-365-5150 2BR/1BAAPT. w/garage. West side of town. $650. mo. 386-961-9000 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRentGreat area Wof I-75, spacious deluxe 2br apts, some w/garage. W/D hookups, patio, $600-750 + Sec. 386-965-3775 or 965-5560 Gorgeous, Lake View 2br/1ba Apartment. CH/A $450. mo $585 dep. No pets 386-344-2170 Updated Apt, w/tile floors/fresh paint. Great area. 386-752-9626 720Furnished Apts. ForRent1brApt. incl: water, elec, & cable. $595 mo. Good area. Between Lake City & Lake Butler. References & sec. reqd. No pets. 386-719-4808 or 386-466-8289 Rooms 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 ForRent2BD/1BA Top Bottom Renovation. $625.00 per month. NO PETS. 1st/Last/Security. 386-867-9231 3 BR/2 BA, 2,400 sq. ft., 290 SW Leisure Dr., Quail Heights, $1,200 mo. plus $1,000 sec. Call 386-752-6062 3BD/2BA Great neighborhood, HVAC, and garage, $1100 mth, sec & app. req. Contact 704-239-4883 Large 2bd/2ba Renovated, Fireplace central heat and air, separate work shop/ office building, By VA $795 mth. Contact 813-784-6017 Totally Refurbished 2/1 duplex, w/ deck & garage 1300 sq ft, W/D hook up, CH/A, $700 month 386-965-2407 or 386-758-5881 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 0553380517,000 SQ FT+ WAREHOUSE 7Acres of Land Sale $195,000, Rent $1,500 mo.Tom Eagle, GRI (386) 961-1086 DCARealtor ForRent orLease: Former Doctors office, Former professional office & Lg open space: avail on East Baya Ave. Competitive rates. Weekdays 386-984-0622 evenings/weekends 497-4762 Office Space For Rent Excellent Location 3000 sqft 155 NWEnterprise Way, Lake City. US Hwy 90 West, 1 mile from I-75. Contact 386-755-9457. 750Business & Office RentalsOffice Space for rent. High traffic area with all utilities furnished including high speed internet. Various size offices available. Call Dale DeRosia @623-3004. 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 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 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty 4BR/3BA, 3 fireplaces, in ground pool, 10x20 workshop,bonus room $315,000 MLS# 80175,Mary Brown Whitehurst, 965-0887 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Well Maintained 1512 sqft, recent remodeling (Kitchen & floors) $89,000. MLS# 79838, Mary Brown Whitehurst 965-0887 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 Owner Financed land with only $300 down payment. Half to ten ac lots. Deas Bullard/BKLProperties 386-752-4339 www .landnfl.com 860Investment Property2 ACRES of land with 8,000 sf. building. $80,000. Located in Olustee. Owner Financing possible. 904-318-7714. LAKE CITY REPORTER This Reporter Works For You! 755-5440Classifieds 755-5445 Circulation
6B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS TUESDAY, JULY 24, 2012 Page Editor: Tim Kirby, 754-0421 6BSPORTS JMP Lake City Reporter G. W. HUNTER, INC. 1130 US Hwy 90 W (386) 752-5890 WE NOW HAVE ETHANOL FREE PLUS GASOLINE ONLY AT INTENDED USES: BOATS & WATERCRAFTS COLLECTABLE VEHICLES OFF-ROAD VEHICLES MOTORCYCLES SMALL ENGINES SHANDS Lake City, Live Oak and Starke, Florida Womens Center of Florida ALL MAJOR INSURANCES ACCEPTED INCLUDING MEDICAID & MEDICARE FREE Pregnancy Ultrasound WITH THIS AD* *Insurance Billing may occur if necessary. Some Restrictions apply. OBSTRETRICS & GYNECOLOGY PRENATAL CARE & ULTRASOUNDS STDS & HPV TESTING BIRTH CONTROL & INFERTILITY MENOPAUSE & INCONTINENCE WEIGHT LOSS & 4D ULTRASOUNDS $ 70 BOTOX & LASER HAIR REMOVAL $ 70 NO INSURANCE VISITS $ 50 CHANDLER MOHAN, MD EMAD ATTA, MD ANN MARIE FENN, CNM 386-466-1106 SERVICES: OB-GYN www.myobcare.com New Patient Exam and Necessary X-rays DO150, DO330 First-time patient Reg. $136 $ 29 SAVINGS OF $107 Expires July 31, 2012 ASPEN DENTAL GROUP T IMELESS M EMORIES 386-466-1888 Twin over Twin Bunkbed Available in Cappuccino or Distessed Pine Mattress sold separately $ 279 ELS: Scott bogeys final four holes Continued From Page 1B ERICKSON: Entering new chapter Continued From Page 1B pain suffered by victims, but will help provide them hope and healing. The NCAA penalty will also affect the foot ball program. There is a four-year ban on all postseason games, including bowl games and the Big Ten Championship game, and a future reduction in the number of football scholarships that can be granted. We are grateful that the current student athletes are not prevented from participation because of the failures of leadership that occurred. Additionally the NCAA has vacated all wins of Penn State football from 1998-2011. We also welcome the Athletics Integrity Agreement and the thirdparty monitor, who will be drilling into compliance and culture issues in inter collegiate athletics, in con junction with the recom mendations of the Freeh Report. Lastly a probationary period of five years will be imposed. It is important to know we are entering a new chapter at Penn State and making necessary changes. We must create a culture in which people are not afraid to speak up, management is not compartmentalized, all are expected to demon strate the highest ethical standards, and the operat ing philosophy is open, col legial, and collaborative. Since receiving Judge Freehs preliminary rec ommendations in January, the University has insti tuted several reforms. Today we accept the terms of the consent decree imposed by the NCAA. As Penn State embarks upon change and progress, this announcement helps to further define our course. It is with this compass that we will strive for a better tomorrow. Penn State will move for ward with a renewed sense of commitment to excel lence and integrity in all aspects of our University. We continue to recognize the important role that intercollegiate athletics provides for our student athletes and the wider University community as we strive to appropriate ly balance academic and athletic accomplishments. Penn State will continue to be a world-class educa tional institution of which our students, faculty, staff and alumni can be justifi ably proud. to the runner-up. On the table was the silver chalice that shouldve been his. He gave it to Els on a silver platter. The winner hardly sound ed like one. In fact, Els was downright apologetic about the way it happened. Sorry, he said, looking toward a glassy eyed Scott. Youre a great player, a great friend of mine. I feel very fortunate. Youre going to win many of these. Scotts just coming into what should be the prime of his career. But no one real ly knows how hell bounce back from such a bitter disappointment. He has joined the infa mous list of epic meltdowns, alongside the likes of Jean Van de Velde and Ed Sneed and, yes, Greg Norman, his Aussie countryman and childhood hero. I played so beautifully all week, Scott said. I shouldnt let this get me down. Els tried to encourage. I told him, Ive been there many times and youve just got to bounce back quickly. Dont let this thing linger, said Els, who added a second Open title to a pair of U.S. Open crowns. I feel for him. But thankfully hes young enough. Hes 32 years old. Hes got the next 10 years that he can win more than Ive won. Ive won four now. I think he can win more than that. Assuming he can get over this. Scott, who went into the final round with a fourstroke lead after three straight rounds in the 60s, got off to a wobbly start with two bogeys on the first three holes. But the breeze off the Irish Sea non existent through the first three rounds blew every one else away. Everyone but Els, that is, a guy who hadnt won in more than two years, a guy whose best golf seemed behind him. Tiger Woods made a triple-bogey at the sixth, forced to take one swing while sitting on the grass next to a bunker. In one wayward hole, he lost any chance of rallying to win a 15th major title and end a more than four-year drought since his last big win. Graeme McDowell duckhooked his ball into the trees along the 11th fairway, the sort of shot that a week end duffer might hit, not the 2010 U.S. Open cham pion. Thirty-six-hole leader Brandt Snedeker also lost a ball, gobbled up by the thick rough. Els was the only one who mounted a charge, closing with a 2-under 68. But, lets face it, that shouldnt have been enough. This wasnt so much a matter of one player win ning as it was the other player losing. Scott appeared to wrap it up with a birdie at the 14th hole, restoring the fourstroke lead he had at the start of the day. Even when a shot into one of the 206 bunkers at Royal Lytham led to a bogey at the 15th, he still seemed in good shape. But when he missed a 3-footer at the 16th, there were some ominous groans from the gallery. Els, a couple of holes ahead, rolled in a 15-footer for birdie at the tough fin ishing hole. The lead was down to a single shot. Scott responded with a clutch tee shot at the 17th, right in the middle of the fairway, but a 6-iron from 178 yards landed short of the green in waist-high grass. He failed to convert the up-and-down. Just like that, the lead was gone. Then he knocked his tee shot at 18 into another bunker and took bogey. ASSOCIATED PRESS Bradley Wiggins, winner of the 2012 Tour de France cycling race, holds the Union flag during the team parade in Paris on Sunday. Brit Wiggins wins Tour By SAMUEL PETREQUIN Associated Press PARIS Twenty-three years ago, Bradley Wiggins marveled as Greg LeMond blazed a trail as Americas first Tour de France win ner. Now, he has blazed his own. The 32-year-old from gritty northwest London became Britains first win ner of cyclings greatest race on Sunday, ending a 75-year drought for his country with an imperial conquest of the roads in cross-Channel neighbor France. Wiggins had locked up the yellow jersey a day earlier by winning the final time-trial and Sundays ride onto the Champs-Elysees was largely ceremonial for him. But putting the coveted shirt to work one last time, he added a touch of class by providing a leadout to Sky teammate and fellow Briton Mark Cavendish to get his third Tour stage victory the 23rd of his career in a sprint. The Isle of Man native is a main contender to win road race gold at the Olympics in London, which has been a hovering pres ence over the peloton in this Tour. Wiggins congratulated his teammates after cross ing the line, hugged his wife, and clutched the hands of their two children. Its been a magical cou ple of weeks for the team and for British cycling, Wiggins said. Some dreams come true. This 99th Tour will be remembered for successes of other Britons too, like all-rounder Christopher Froome, who was second overall, Cavendish and Scottish veteran David Millar who won seven stages between them, a Tour record for Britain. ASSOCIATED PRESS Omega Timings Peter Huerzeler (from left) London 2012 chairman Sebastian Coe, Swatch Group CEO Nick Hayek, IOC President Jacques Rogge and Omega President Stephen Urquhart visit the Aquatics Center at the Olympic Park in London on Monday. The opening ceremonies of the Olympic Games are scheduled for Friday. Tough to keep secrets for Olympic opening By JILL LAWLESS Associated Press LONDON The London Olympics opening ceremo ny will be a grand spectacle but will it be a surprise? In a word, no. Director Danny Boyle wants the details to stay secret and games chief Sebastian Coe has pleaded for insiders to stop leaking details of the extravaganza. But in the age of camera phones and social media, not much can be kept out of the public domain. So, a spoiler alert: Stop reading now if you want Fridays opening ceremony to be a surprise. But if you are as irresist ibly curious as the rest of us, well, prepare for every thing from James Bond to Lord Voldemort to a spoon ful of sugar. The ceremonys theme is Isles of Wonder, inspired by William Shakespeares play about shipwrecked castaways, The Tempest. An actor is due to recite Calibans speech, the one that runs Be not afeard; the isle is full of noises. Few expect Boyle to deliver a sanitized image of Britain. The ceremony will open at 9 p.m. with the sound of a 27-ton bell, forged at Londons 442-year-old Whitechapel Bell Foundry, which made Londons Big Ben and Philadelphias Liberty Bell. A prerecorded seg ment has been filmed inside Buckingham Palace, reportedly involving Queen Elizabeth II and Daniel Craig as secret agent James Bond. The opening sequence will evoke a pastoral idyll, the green and pleasant land described in William Blakes poem Jerusalem, which has been set to music and is regarded as Englands unofficial national anthem. Boyle hasnt disclosed what comes next, but has said the ceremony will depict Britains past, pres ent and future.