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The Lake City reporter
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Title:
The Lake City reporter
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Lake City reporter (Lake City, Fla. 1967)
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Newspaper
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English
Publisher:
John H. Perry
Place of Publication:
Lake City Fla
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March 3, 2012
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Spatial Coverage:
United States -- Florida -- Columbia -- Lake City
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30.189722 x -82.639722 ( Place of Publication )

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Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Vol. 95, no. 4 (Oct. 5, 1967)-
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Opinion ................ 4APeople.................. 2AObituaries .............. 5A Advice & Comics ......... 3B Puzzles ................. 4B TODAY IN PEOPLE Stars stand up to cancer. COMING FRIDAY Complete Columbia High football results. 91 69 Isolated T-Storms WEATHER, 2A Lake City ReporterTHURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2012 | YOUR COMMUNIT Y NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | 75¢ LAKECITYREPORTER.COM CALL US:(386) 752-1293SUBSCRIBE TOTHE REPORTER:Voice: 755-5445Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 138, No. 161 1 Suwannee wreck claims local teen MISSING By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comSUWANNEE COUNTY — An 18-year-old Lake City girl died from injuries she sustained in a Wednesday afternoon wreck when she drove her car into the path of an oncoming semi. Tabitha Guyton Antico, 18, of Lake City, died of crash-related injuries. The wreck occurred in Suwannee County around 1:35 p.m. at the intersection of County Road 49 and 216th Street. According to Florida Highway Patrol reports, Antico was driving a 2000 Acura four-door eastbound on 216th Street near the intersection with County Road 49. At the same time James Williams, 42, of Lake City, was driving a 1998 Peterbuilt semi, traveling with Burton Beasley, 43, also of Lake City, as his passenger. The two were headed southbound on County Road 49 when Antico’s car entered the intersection directly in the path of Williams’ truck. The front of Williams’ truck collid-ed with the left side of Antico’s vehicle. Antico was pronounced dead while en route to the hospital, reports said. Kamrie Mitchell By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comSuwannee County authorities are searching for a woman who was last seen 10 days ago in the Lake City and Branford area. Kamrie Cherai Mitchell, 24, was last seen Aug. 25. She was reportedly driving a white, four-door, 1992 Pontiac Grand Am sedan. Columbia County Sheriff’s Office officials have confirmed the car was recovered Wednesday by Suwannee County authorities off County Road 242 in Suwannee County. Mitchell is described as being 5 feet 3 inches tall, weighing about 130 pounds. She has blue eyes with natural blonde hair, which is currently dyed brown. She has “Kamrie” tattooed on her left foot, “Grams” and a but-terfly on her wrist and “Layla” with a footprint and birthday tat-tooed on her right side. Family members believe foul play was involved in Mitchell’s disappearance because she hasn’t called in to check on her young daughter and she hasn’t spoken to any family or friends in the past 10 days. Suwannee County Sheriff Tony Cameron is leading the investi-gation into the case. He was not immediately available to answer questions about the investigation Wednesday. Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the Suwannee County Sheriff’s Office at (386) 364-3443 and refer to case number 12-37472. Downtown Development By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comCity officials hope converting an old warehouse into a func-tioning business will improve the looks of the downtown area and potentially attract more business-es to the area. During Tuesday night’s Community Redevelopment Agency meeting, a majority of city officials voted in favor of paying for a phase 1 environmental study for the old Powers’ building for the potential future purchase of the building by the North Florida Broadband Authority. The city council serves as the CRA board and will use TIF (Tax Increment Financing) to pay for the environ-mental study. The North Florida Broadband Authority, which has an office in the downtown area and a ware-house in another area, is consid-ering purchasing the building to have an office and warehouse space in the same facility. “This is a process that will be carried out wisely and cau-tiously,” Wendell Johnson, city manager, said CRA meeting. “It’s going to take some time.” Johnson said he expected the process to take 12-18 months to get everything in order. He said it’s a start to get the old Powers’ Building back into optimum value condition. The Powers’ Building, 388 N. Marion Avenue, is 65 years old and was constructed in 1947. For many years the building served as a Cadillac dealership owned by Ralph Powers. It was later purchased by Samuel P. Vann and used by Vann Carpet One as a warehouse. The building is a 10,086 sq. ft. brick structure and the property, which is roughly three-fourths of an acre, is composed of 32,670 sq. ft. The Vann family, who is the building’s current owner, has agreed to sell the property for no more than its appraised value to the North Florida Broadband Clinton: Obama showing way to more modern economy Floodcontrolfacescounty By LAURA HAMPSONlhampson@lakecityreporter.comClay Hole Creek area homeowners say a mitiga-tion plan developed after the 2004-05 hurricanes would have prevented flooding in their homes and others after Tropical Storm Debby. The mitigation plan involved buying and demol-ishing several homes to make room for water reten-tion areas. However, as six homeowners wait to sell their flood-damaged homes to the county, Columbia County Commissioners want more information before begin-ning the project that already is several years delayed. Commissioner Scarlet P. Frisina will give an update on the Clay Hole Creek and Mitigation Project Thursday night at the Board of County Commissioners meeting, which begins at 7 p.m. at the School Board Auditorium. Homeowners Mike Williams, 1850 SE County Road 252, and Pastor Rodney Baker are sched-uled to speak about the project and timeline. “If they put a retention pond where my house is, they (neighbors) wouldn’t have flooded,” Mike Williams said. The county didn’t act when they were supposed to, he said. Mike Williams said his home flooded in 2004 or 2005, before he pur-chased it, and again during Debby. Mike Williams said the county offered to buy his home in the aftermath of Debby. “They offered this to us. We did not go to CRA studies Powers building Mitigation delays have residents upset. Accident involved tractor-trailer rig, South of Live Oak. Suwanneewomanmissingfor 10 days24-year-old last seen in Lake City and Branford areas. FLOOD continued on 6A A motorist passes by the Powers building, located at 388 N Marion Avenue in downtown Lake City.JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterCity ultimately hopes to attract more businesses. POWERS continued on 6A DAVID ESPOAP Special CorrespondentCHARLOTTE, N.C. — President Barack Obama inherited a wreck of an econ-omy, “put a floor under the crash” and laid the founda-tion for millions of good new jobs, former President Bill Clinton declared Wednesday night in a Democratic National Convention appeal aimed at mil-lions of hard-pressed Americans yet to decide how to vote. “If you want a you’re-on-yourown, winner-take-all society, you should support the Republican ticket,” Clinton said. “If you want a country of shared pros-perity and shared responsibil-ity — a we’re-all-in-this-together society — you should vote for Barack Obama and Joe Biden.” Obama’s high command released excerpts of his remarks hours before Clinton’s appearance as they worked to control the political fallout from an embarrassing retreat on the party platform. Under criticism from Republican challenger Mitt Romney, they abruptly rewrote the day-old document to insert Former president touts record of fellow Democrat. CLINTON continued on 6A Former President Bill Clinton speaks to the crowd at the D emocratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Wednesday. ASSOCIATED PRESS

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PEOPLE IN THE NEWS Daily Scripture Celebrity Birthdays AROUND FLORIDA Hanks, Timberlake among Stand Up to Cancer stars Wednesday: Afternoon: 5-6-0 Evening: N/A Wednesday: Afternoon: 9-5-2-9 Evening: N/A Tuesday: 10-20-21-24-26 2A LAKE CITY REPORTER DAIL Y BRIEFING THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2012 Page Editor: Rick Burnham, 754-0424 2AWEATHER n Musician Roger Waters is 69. n Actress Swoosie Kurtz is 68. n Actress Jane Curtain is 65. n Comedian Jeff Foxworthy is 54. n Country singer Mark Chesnutt is 49. n Actress Rosie Perez is 48. n Football player Aaron Pierce is 43. n Actress Anika Nini Rose is 40. n Sister of Catherine Pippa Middleton is 29. Then Jesus came to them and said, All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age. Matthew 28:18-20 NIV TALLAHASSEE The Florida Public Service Commission is considering whether the states largest electric utility can charge customers for costs related to incomplete nuclear power plant projects in 2013. The panel began hearing testimony Wednesday and will rule at a later date. Florida Power & Light Co. is seeking $151.5 mil lion for upgrading existing facilities at its St. Lucie plant and adding two reac tors to its Turkey Point plant. If approved, that would add $1.69 to the monthly bill for 1,000 kilowatt hours, which is about the average residential use. Commissioners, though, deferred Progress Energy Floridas request for $13 million to repair a shutdown reactor at Crystal River. The commission earlier this year approved limited recovery costs for a proposed Levy County plant as part of a larger rate settlement. Invasive snails caught in Dade MIAMI State officials say more than 78,000 giant African land snails have been collected since the invasive species was dis covered in South Florida last year. The snail has been found in only Miami-Dade County. Officials said Wednesday that theyre hopeful that they can eradi cate the snails population. The snail eats at least 500 types of plants and can cause structural damage. It also can carry a parasite that can lead to meningitis. Giant African land snails are illegal to import into the U.S. without a permit. No permits have been issued. The last reported out break in Florida was in 1966 when a Miami boy smuggled three snails as pets. His grandmother released them into her gar den and they multiplied. It cost more than $1 million to eradicate over 18,000 snails. New challenge to redistricting filed TALLAHASSEE The Florida Senates redistrict ing map again is being challenged. Several individuals and groups including The League of Women Voters in Tallahassee filed a law suit Wednesday in circuit court. The Florida Supreme Court already has approved the map drawn by the Republican-led Legislature after the jus tices rejected lawmakers initial Senate plan. A lawyer for the plain tiffs says the high court conducted a limited review. He says a full review would show they violated criteria in a new state constitu tional amendment aimed at preventing gerrymander ing. Another amendment sets the same criteria for congressional redistrict ing. The Legislatures congressional map already is under challenge in the same court. Pilot whales moved for care ORLANDO Four young pilot whales that survived a stranding on a central Florida beach have been moved to SeaWorld Orlando. The short-finned pilot whales were moved Wednesday from Florida Atlantic Universitys Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute. The whales had been at the Fort Pierce rehabilita tion center since Saturday. A pod of 22 pilot whales stranded Saturday on the beach at Avalon State Park in St. Lucie County. Seventeen of the whales either died of natural causes or had to be eutha nized on the beach. A fifth juvenile whale brought to the FAU facility died Monday. Nuisance gator program looked at TAMPA Each year, the state of Florida gets about 13,000 phone calls regarding nuisance alli gators, and some of the people who trap gators for a living are worried about proposed changes to a state program that responds to the large rep tiles. Under the so-called State Nuisance Alligator Program with the wry acronym of SNAP if the state receives a com plaint about a gator from a homeowner, it can send a trapper to catch and kill the reptile if its over 4 feet long. If its under 4 feet, the alligator is trapped and relocated. The trappers are allowed to sell the bigger gators meat and hide, and are reimbursed $30 per animal by the state. Florida regulators holding nuclear plant costs hearing n Associated Press LOS ANGELES More A-listers have signed on to support the third Stand Up to Cancer telethon. Organizers say Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Justin Timberlake, Sofia Vergara, and Olympic gold medal ists Gabrielle Douglas and Missy Franklin will participate in the hourlong TV special. It is set to air Friday on ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox and more than a dozen cable channels. The slate of stars announced Wednesday also includes Eric Stonestreet, Ray Romano, Felicity Huffman, Rocco DiSpirito and Maura Tierney. Theyll join previously announced participants such as Julia Roberts, Matt Damon, Michael Douglas, Jessica Biel, Samuel L. Jackson, Jeremy Renner, Seth Rogen, Emma Stone and Gwyneth Paltrow. Can FarmVille 2 save Zynga? SAN FRANCISCO Online games company Zynga is releasing a sequel to its 2009 hit, FarmVille. Its a total makeover for the simplistic, addic tive, but oft-derided online diversion. It now has lush 3-D graphics instead of the old two-dimensional figures. The game has another dimension, too. Players can interact with cute cartoon animals instead of simply harvesting them with endless clicks to obtain coins, as in the original FarmVille. A lot is riding on FarmVille 2. FarmVille became a household name and helped propel Zynga to the forefront of Facebook game makers. But inves tors are now questioning the companys long-term viability. Its stock is down some 70 percent since its December initial public offering. Zynga faces some of the same challenges in the mobile world as Facebook, where most people play Zyngas games. Two hit-and-runs for Bynes? LOS ANGELES Prosecutors have charged Amanda Bynes with hitand-run in connection with two traffic crashes in recent months. Los Angeles City attor neys spokesman Frank Mateljan (mah-TEHLjin) says the actress was charged Tuesday and is due for arraignment on Sept. 27. Mateljan says Bynes was charged for leaving the scene of two accidents, one on April 10 and anoth er on Aug. 4, without pro viding proper information. The first incident occurred just days after Bynes was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving after graz ing a sheriffs patrol car. She has pleaded not guilty in that case. The 26-year-old is best known for her role in the WBs What I Like About You and the film Easy A. Actress Marg Helgenberger (left) appears at the Stand Up To Cancer Day announcement at Los Angeles City Hall on Tuesday. ASSOCIATED PRESS n Associated Press

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Page Editor: Rick Burnham, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL & ST A TE THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2012 3A 3A Lake City 183 SW Bascom Norris Dr. Gville E. Campus 1200 SW 5th Ave. W. Campus 1900 SW 34th St. Jonesville 107 NW 140th Terrace Hunters Walk 5115 NW 43rd St. Tower Square 5725 SW 75th St. Shands at UF Room H-1 Springhills Commons 9200 NW 39th Ave. Alachua 14759 NW 157th Ln. Ocala 3097 SW College Rd. East Ocala 2444 E. Silver Springs Blvd. West Marion 11115 SW 93rd Court Rd. Summer eld 17950 US Hwy. 441 Tallahassee 1511 Killearn Center Blvd. Apply online at campuscu.com or call 754-9088 and press 4 today! Membership is open to anyone in Alachua, Columbia and Suwannee counties 2 APR Fixed 1 1. Offer does not apply to existing CAMPUS loans. Offer is for new loans only. Credit approval, sufficient income, adequate property valuation (maximum LTV of 70%), and first mortgage position are required Owner-occupied property only. Offer excludes mobile homes; certain other restrictions apply. 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TOTAL CLOSING COSTS 1 (Loans of $200,000 or less) 10-year FIXED APR 1 First Mortgage (Please call for other rates & terms) Apply Now! By TONY BRITT tbritt@lakecityreporter.com Authorities are investigating a Monday night stabbing where a Lake City man was stabbed at a local apartment complex follow ing an altercation with a woman. According to Lake City Police Department reports, around 9:40 p.m. Monday, officers responded to the Cedar Park Apartments parking lot in front of Building 379 where they met Willie Shade, 26, Lake City, who was bleeding from his mid-section. Several women standing in the parking lot said that Shade had been stabbed by a black woman after he allegedly slapped her during an argument. An ambulance responded to the scene at the officers request to provide medical assistance to Shade, but he refused care from paramedics and police officers. He refused aid at the scene, said Craig Strickland, a LCPD public information officer. His wife was also at the scene, but she is not a suspect. She was the one that called 911 to get him assistance. Strickland said Shade was taken to the hospital around 10:45 p.m. by his wife. He would not cooperate with medical staff there and he was asked to leave, Strickland said. The responding officer, Kevin Johns, attempted to get informa tion from the people standing around the parking lot who had witnessed the altercation, but they all were uncooperative with officers and said they did not see anything or did not know the female suspect. The investigation is ongoing with charges pending, reports said. Police looking into Monday night stabbing of local man Shade BILL KACZOR Associated Press TALLAHASSEE U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder agreed Wednesday to accept Floridas revised early-voting plan for five counties covered by the federal Voting Rights Act. Holder filed his response with a three-judge panel in Washington, D.C. Last month, the panel ruled that a new Florida election law that reduced early voting to 8 days from as many as 14 violated the federal law in the designated counties because they could dis courage minority voting. The judges, though, indicated theyd approve a plan that still provided 96 hours of early voting the same as under Floridas previous law. The state plan submit ted by Republican Gov. Rick Scotts administra tion meets that criteria with eight 12-hour days including 12 on a Sunday that werent previously offered. That didnt satisfy the head of the American Civil Liberties Union of Florida. The rug is about to be pulled out from under the rights of minorities, espe cially black voters, said Howard Simon, the groups executive director. The ACLU is among sev eral individuals and groups that intervened in the case against the early-voting lim itation and other provisions in the election law passed last year by the Republicanled Legislature. Justice Department or federal court preclear ance is required for any changes in election laws affecting five Florida counties Hillsborough, Collier, Hendry, Hardee and Monroe due to past racial discrimination. I want voting in Florida to be easy and fair for every one, Scott said in a state ment. Todays decision by the federal Department of Justice is an encouraging sign that were headed in the right direction, especial ly in light of a 52% increase in early voting compared to the 2008 election cycle. The Scott administration submitted the plan after supervisors of elections in four of the covered coun ties endorsed it. The governor has suc cessfully bullied four of them into agreeing, Simon said. Monroe Countys Harry Sawyer was the lone hold out. On Aug. 31, though, he filed a court statement saying hes still against the states plan but would com ply if it is approved by the three-judge panel. Scott at one point hinted he might remove Sawyer from office if he didnt go along. Supervisors are independently elected offi cials who from time to time have questioned the states authority to tell them how to run their offices. Sawyer, who had inter vened in the case, wrote in his statement that early voting hours from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. would not fully ame liorate the retrogressive effect on minority voters of reducing the number of days. However, Assistant Attorney General Thomas E. Perez wrote in Holders response that the state plan would more than double early voting opportunities on weekends by increas ing weekend hours from 16 hours total to 36 hours total during the early vot ing period. Blacks historically have voted in heavy numbers on Sundays during early-vot ing periods. The early voting reduc tion is one of several chang es made to Floridas elec tion law by the Legislature that drew opposition from Democrats and other crit ics who contended they were designed to sup press voting by minorities and young people who tend to vote Democratic. GOP sponsors argued the changes were aimed at curtailing voting fraud. Similar legal battles are playing out in other states after Republican-controlled legislatures moved to limit early voting or passed voter ID laws. A federal judge in Tallahassee has blocked another provision that put new requirements on voterregistration drives, includ ing a 48-hour deadline for turning applications in to election officials. That rul ing, which affects all 67 Florida counties, restored a 10-day deadline in the old law. By JAY REEVES Associated Press NEW ORLEANS Waves from Hurricane Isaac uncov ered oil previously buried along Gulf Coast beaches, exposing crude that wasnt cleaned up after the BP spill in 2010. Since Isaac made landfall more than a week ago, the water the storm has receded and tar balls and oil have been reported on shores in Alabama and Louisiana, where officials closed a 13-mile stretch of beach Tuesday. BP said Wednesday some of that oil was from the spill, but said some of the crude may be from other sources, too. If theres something good about this storm it made it visible where we can clean it up, BP spokesman Ray Melick said. BP still has hundreds of cleanup workers on the Gulf Coast after the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig explod ed, killing 11 workers and leading to the nations larg est offshore spill. Melick said the company was working with the Coast Guard, state officials and land managers to clean up the oil on the Fourchon beach in Louisiana. He said crews would be there Thursday. Isaac made landfall near Fourchon on Aug. 28 as a Category 1 storm, pummel ing the coast with waves, wind and rain. Waves from the Santa Rosa Sound crash over the Navarre Beach causeway in Navarre Aug. 28 as Isaac approaches the Gulf Coast. Isaac churned up the waves enough to uncover oil spilled by BP. Feds OK early voting plan for 5 counties Associated Press U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder agreed to accept Floridas revised early-voting plan. Oil from BP Spill uncovered by Isaac Associated Press

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T he biggest chal-lenge for the next president will be putting the nation’s long-term finances on sounder footing. The failure to do so is the biggest shortcoming of President Obama’s first term. How he analyzes that failure, and how he would hope to do better in a second term, are key topics for the Democratic convention this week and the campaign that follows. Mr. Obama took office in the midst of a financial crisis that demanded emergency measures, not attention to the long-term debt. After respond-ing with a stimulus bill, he then chose to put his political capital into a bill intended to extend health-care insurance to mil-lions of Americans and to begin to control health-care costs. He pledged, during the fight over that legislation, to pivot afterward to promoting fiscal soundness. But the pivot never materialized, with proposed compromises with Republicans in Congress dissolv-ing in acrimony. On Tuesday, Mr. Obama’s senior adviser Valerie Jarrett blamed Washington gridlock on Republican intransigence and said Mr. Obama’s failure was in not sufficiently enlisting public opinion to pressure GOP members of Congress, whose positions, she said, “ignored their constituents.” New York Sen. Charles Schumer, a leader of the Democrats, agreed that Mr. Obama had put too much energy into seeking compromise with Republicans. “He didn’t go to the outside enough,” Mr. Schumer said. “He played too much of an inside game. He sat with Republicans around the table and said, ‘Let us compromise.’?” In a second term, Mr. Schumer said, “You will see a dif-ferent kind of president in some ways. He will go to the public more.” If these statements reflect Mr. Obama’s plans, we worry about the chances of more accomplishment in the second term than in the first. We agree that Republican bullheadedness, particularly in the doctrinaire opposition to revenue increases, has been a major obstacle to progress. If Mr. Obama wins, a crucial question will be whether defeat nudges Republicans to moderate their positions or whether they decide that nomi-nee Mitt Romney was not ideo-logical enough. But Mr. Obama wasn’t faultless. Even when conservative Republicans such as Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma signaled a willingness to deal, the president failed to show the leadership that might have made something hap-pen. Even if you buy Ms. Jarrett’s diagnosis, an “outside game” (to use Mr. Schumer’s terminol-ogy) is likely to fall short. Most members of Congress, thanks to skewed redistricting and voter self-sorting, live in safe districts, reasonably immune to pressure from the opposing party — and, indeed, are more fearful about a primary challenge from their party’s flank. More to the point, the nation’s voters are divided. A landslide or “mandate election” in November is unlikely because neither party enjoys a clear advantage. Most fundamentally, any solution to the nation’s fiscal crisis is going to require compromise. No matter who is in charge, taxes will have to go up and entitle-ments will have to be scaled back. The math doesn’t work any other way. These aren’t the kind of reforms that lend themselves to populist campaigns. They will be politically unpopular, and they can be implemented only if Republicans and Democrats hold hands and jump together. Could Obamado withoutcompromise? ONE OPINION T oo often you have to work too hard to find crucial news. Especially if it’s about a faraway crisis that has no easy answers, but must be solved before it explodes into our next war. But don’t give up. You can eventually find the front-page news you most need to know -if you’re willing to turn enough pages. And maybe wait long enough. That’s how it was in this past week’s coverage of stun-ning events at the conference of the 120-nation Non-Aligned Movement, hosted by Iran. As we discussed a week ago, the Tehran summit may have signaled a change in the way the world works, as the nonaligned nations sought to assert their indepen-dence from western powers and even the United Nations. The weeklong conference was held against a backdrop of con-troversy involving Iran’s nuclear program. In Israel, officials and citizens debated openly about the advisability of a preemptive military strike against Iran’s nuclear facilities. In the United States, Obama officials urged Israel to not abandon diplomatic efforts; Republican Mitt Romney blithely claimed (citing no specifics) Obama officials had thrown Israel “under a bus.” And the U.N. International Atomic Energy Agency issued a chill-ing report, concluding Iran has greatly increased its capability to enrich uranium and installed new centrifuges in underground facilities that may be invulnerable to attack. Perhaps the most startling news came at the end of the conference, when the 120 non-aligned nations presented host Iran with a major victory -and rejected positions of the U.S. and U.N. They unanimously endorsed Iran’s right to develop a nuclear energy program and criticized economic sanctions imposed on Iran by the west, at Washington’s urging. If you didn’t hear about that news, don’t be too hard on yourself. Even the most famous vessels in America’s mainstream media -the New York Times and Washington Post -sometimes seemed lost at sea on this one. While The New York Times covered the big IAEA report on page one on Aug. 31, the next day it played the story of the unani-mous backing Iran’s nuclear pro-gram on page A4. To The Times’ credit, its article was lengthy and hit all the important points, including that Iran flouted the U.N. Security Council’s demands that Iran halt uranium enrich-ment until it showed it wasn’t run-ning a bomb-making program. But those who rely upon The Washington Post for their news may still be uninformed. The Post buried the IAEA report news way back on page A16. And it never found room in print for the unani-mous backing of Iran’s nuclear policy and rejection of the U.S.-led sanctions. Meanwhile, Washington was sharply critical of U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi for agreeing to attend the conference. U.S. officials tried to convince them not to reward Iran with their presence. But in retro-spect, maybe Washington should have paid their airfare. For as Iran fumed, Morsi and Ban delivered strong rebukes of Iran’s regional ally, Syria, for killing civilians. Yet both the Post and Times played that seemingly page-one news inside. While Washington Post speedreaders may have missed the conference’s significant news when it happened, those who were patient enough to wait half a week -and who were then will-ing to turn enough pages -were ultimately rewarded. On Sept. 4, The Post’s outstanding reporter and analyst, Walter Pincus, reported in his “Fine Print” column on page A13 details of Ban’s and Morsi’s com-ments that made clear why their Iranian hosts were so displeased. After all, Ban admonished that Iran, which will chair the Non-Aligned Movement until 2015, must prove the “peaceful nature” of its nuclear program. And finally, the U.N. secretary general seemed to be directing one comment to a wide-ranging audience -from those in Israel who are debating preemptive attack to those in the U.S. presi-dential campaign who are prone to pander and bombast. “A war of words can quickly spiral into a war of violence.” Media buried news of nuclear program A standard line of politi-cal attack in economi-cally troubled times has been this ques-tion, first sprung by Ronald Reagan in his successful 1980 campaign against President Jimmy Carter: “Are you better off now than you were four years ago?” It is hardly a secret Republican weapon. The GOP invoked it repeatedly at the party’s conven-tion last week in Tampa -and just so the point wouldn’t be lost, Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan showed up Monday in North Carolina, the state now hosting the Democrats, to charge: “The president can say a lot of things, and he will, but he can’t tell you you’re better off.” Still, the tightly organized and disciplined Team Obama, which had to know the question was coming, was curiously unpre-pared with an answer. On Sunday, Obama’s backers fumbled the question. On “Face the Nation,” Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley said, “No, but that’s not the question of this election.” It may not be the question, but it’s certainly one of them. On Fox, top Obama strategist David Axelrod offered this less-than-ringing defense: “We’re in a better position than we were four years ago in our economy.” But by the beginning of the week, the Obama campaign seemed to have regained its foot-ing. O’Malley had rethought his position, concluding, “We are clearly better off as a country because we’re now creating jobs rather than losing them.” The responses to “are you better off?” are getting ever sharper. “Absolutely!” said Obama deputy campaign manager Stephanie Cutter. “Does anyone want to go back to 2008? I don’t think so.” It’s a safe bet that a lot more people remember 2008, and remember it more vividly, than the Carter years. All of this is a little in the nature of preseason exhibition politics. Americans like their presidential candidates to be opti-mistic and forward looking. On Thursday night, as he accepts his renomination, President Barack Obama must answer a different and more important variation of that question: Can he convinc-ingly promise us that we’ll be bet-ter off four years from now than we are today? Question of ‘better off’ finally answered 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 writer’s name, address and telephone number for verification. Writers can have two letters per month published. Letters and guest columns are the opinion of the writers and not necessarily that of the Lake City Reporter BY MAIL: Letters, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056; or drop off at 180 E. Duval St. downtown. BY FAX: (386) 752-9400. BY E-MAIL: news@lakecityreporter.com C elebrities are descending on Charlotte for this week’s convention. That’s no surprise, because in Hollywood, it’s eas-ier to be a drug addict, drunk driver or adulterer than it is to be a Republican. The liberal power structure is ready to forgive any crime except the casting of a vote for a right-of-center candidate. Actors or musicians who dare associate themselves with the GOP put their careers at risk. A few aren’t afraid. Clint Eastwood surprised the Republican convention in Tampa on Thursday with a stage appearance in sup-port of Mitt Romney. The Oscar-winning director and actor acknowledged at the start that he was breaking out of the Hollywood mold. “You’re thinking, what’s a movie tradesman doing out here?” he asked the cheer-ing crowd. “There are a lot of conservative people, a lot of moderate people, Republicans, Democrats in Hollywood.” A few other Hollywood stars were visible in Tampa, including Academy Award winner Jon Voight. Actress Janine Turner had a speaking role, telling delegates, “Mitt Romney will preserve this exceptional American legacy. Barack Obama will destroy it.” Actor Stephen Baldwin, brother of uber-liberal Alec Baldwin, was also in town. While Republicans were never going to score the Top-40 bands for their national get-together, they did attract some well-known musicians to per-form. The convention’s official entertainment included G.E. Smith & the G.E. Smith Band, the Oak Ridge Boys, Lynyrd Skynyrd and 3 Doors Down. “American Idol” winner Taylor Hicks sang “Takin’ It to the Streets” before Mr. Romney’s speech on Thursday night. Voters aren’t likely to be swayed by celebrity endorse-ments at either political soiree, but they may be impressed by the courage of Celebrity does not mean left Q The Washington Times Q The Washington Post OPINION Thursday, September 6, 2012 www.lakecityreporter.com 4A4AOPINION ANOTHER VIEW Q Martin Schram writes political analysis for Scripps Howard News Service. Martin Schrammartin.schram@gmail.com Q Dale McFeatters is editorial writer for Scripps Howard News Service. Dale McFeattersmcfeattersd@shns.com

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Evelyn JessupEvelyn Jessup, 94, died Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at the Suwan-nee Valley Care Center (Haven Hospice). She was born in La-fayette County to the late Berry and Florence (Brown) Land but had lived in Columbia County for most of her life. She was a loving wife, mother, grand-mother & great grandmother ZKRHQMR\HGVKLQJDQGZDVGH voted to her family and loved her church and Sunday School class. She is preceded in death by her husband, Joseph E. Jessup. Survivors include her son, Jerry L. Jessup (Rauha) of Tallahas-see, FL; grandchildren, Brook Jessup of Tallahassee, FL & Amber Jessup (Jason) of Vi-enna, VA; great grandchildren, Madison & Connor Dietrich both of Vienna, VA also survive. Funeral services will be con-ducted at 11:00 a.m., on Sat-urday, September 8, 2012 at Wellborn Baptist Church with Dr. Donald Minshew and Rev. 7RPP\+XGVRQRIFLDWLQJ,Q terment will follow in Mt. Pleas-ant Cemetery, Wellborn, Florida. Visitation with the family will be one hour prior to service time (10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.) GATEWAY-FOREST LAWN FUNERAL HOME 3596 South U.S. Hwy 441, Lake City, Florida 32025, (386) 752-1954 is in charge of arrange-ments. Please leave words of comfort for the family at www.gatewayforestlawn.comPeggy Crawford MannPeggy Crawford Mann, resident of Gainesville, FL. departed this live August 27, 2012 in Ocala, FL. Born in 1951 to the late Robert & Louise Graham, she was the youngest of seven chil-dren. She attended Lewes High School in Lewes, DE. & Tuske-gee University in Tuskegee, AL. She was a member of Bart-ley Temple United Methodist Church. She has a long career as a dietitian before retiring in 1994.She volunteered and served on a number of boards and advisory councils, includ-ing the Alachua County Dis-ability advisory Board and the &HQWHUIRU,QGHSHQGHQW/LYLQJSurvivors include her chil-dren, Catrina (Elijah) Gainey, of Gainesville, FL., Rupert Jr. (Leesha) Crawford, of Ft. Lau-derdale, FL., Carlene Crawford, of Ontario, CA; (8) Grandchil-dren: 2 sisters, Thelma Epps, of Fitsgearld, GA., and Dorothy (Eula) McGirt of Fitsgearld, GA.; (2) brothers, Robert Gra-ham and Charles (Barbara) Gra-ham, of Fitsgearld, GA.; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.Visitation will be Friday, Sep-tember 7, 2012 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at Bartley Tem-ple United Methodist Church; Gainesville, FL. A celebration of her life will be Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at Bartley Temple Meth-odist Church 1936 N.E. 8th Ave. Gainesville, FL. Pastor Milton Griner, presiding; Pas-WRU0DU\0LWFKHOORIFLDWLQJArrangements by COOPER FUNERAL HOME 251 N.E. Washington St., Lake City, Fla. Willis O. Cooper, L.F.DLou Curtis Phillips Mr. Lou Curtis Phillips, resi-dent of Thomasville, Georgia, passed August 24, 2012 after an extended illness. Lou, 59, was born June 5, 1953 to Lee Curtis, Sr. and Vella Mae Phillips. Mr. Phillips preceded him in death. He was edu-cated in Marion Junc-tion, Alabama graduating from Hazen Harrell High School. Lou was employed with Mill Pond Plantation in Thomasville, GA., working until his health declined. Other prec-edents in death: brothers, James Reese and James Phillips; sis-ter Daisy Phillips Wade; aunts, Patricia Ford, Josephine Ash-ley; uncle, Sylvester Jennings. Cherishing memories: a devoted friend, Verdell; sons, Wayne Hawkins, Curtis Lee Phillips; daughters, Shimetric Johnson, Pamela J. Phillips, Louvella Phillips, Tatiyanna Phillips; mother, Vella Mae Phillips; step-father, Cecil Pender; brothers, Albert Lee (Barbara), Lee Cur-tis Phillips, Charlie Jenkins, Al Stockton (Charmin), Daniel Jen-kins; aunts, Juanita Rawls (Rich-ard), Mary Jennings, Cathy Jennings (Earl), Ola Montgomery (Henry); hosts of nieces, neph-ews, other relatives and friends. Funeral services for Lou Curtis Phillips will be 1:00 p.m. Satur-day, September 8, 2012 at Mt. Pisgah A.M.E. Church. 345 NE Washington Street. 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A host of community leaders will share their vision for a water ethic that we can all take to heart. The program will include refreshments and is sponsored by the Florida Gateway College and the Lake City Chamber of Commerce.Water’s Journey programCanoe and Kayak the Suwannee River leaving Camp Weed with tour guides, Tom Morris and Allan Wulburn Friday and Saturday, Sept. 7-8. Package includes program, meals, lodging, shuttle, Canoe/Kayak Rental. For informa-tion visit www.campweed.org or call 386 364-5250.Sept. 8Stamp showThe Florida Stamp Dealers Assn. and General Francis Marion Stamp Club will host its annual Stamp and Coin Show on Saturday, Sept. 8 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 9 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Circle Square Cultural Center, 8395 SW 80th St. in Ocala. Dealers will be available to buy, sell and appraise stamps, covers, coins and paper money. Literacy DayJoin us next to the Santa Fe River within O’Leno State Park to celebrate th 5th Annual Literacy Day event on Sept. 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. O’Leno State Park will be celebrating Literacy Day with Magic, and the Gentle Carousel Therapy Horses. Listen to stories read by local authors and guest readers. Talk with book illustrators. Take a “Where Tales Meet Trails” adventure walk. Sign up for a library card, receive a free state park day pass and learn about adult lit-eracy programs. There will also be an arts and crafts area, live animals and refreshments. Admission to the park is free with the Breakfast with the chiefCome join Lake City Police Chief Argatha Gilmore for a compli-mentary breakfast, infor-mative discussion, and Community Forum on Neighborhood issues and concerns Saturday, Sept. 8 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the LifeStyle Enrichment Center, 628 SE Allison CT. If your business or organi-zation would like to be a site host for the next breakfast in December, call Audre’ Washington 386.719.5742.Pancake breakfastBethel United Methodist Women will hold a pancake from 7:30 10 a.m. Sept. 8 at the church, on Hwy. 441 South. The cost is $5 per plate. Customers can eat in or take out.Pet adoption eventNorth Florida Animal Rescue will be showcasing some of our adoptable ani-mals at the Walgreens, 2094 W. U.S. 90, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8. Did someone say puppies? Why yes we did! Onsite adoptions possible with approved applications! You may view our available pets at our website http://northfloridaanimalrescue.org/ and fill out an adoption applica-tion in advance if you’d like. Hope to see you there.Historic site tourTour the Hernando de Soto Site at Camp Weed Cerveny Conference Center Saturday, Sept. 8 at 10 am. Includes lunch and archeological tour. Call for info 386 364-5250.Sept. 11Medicare seminarThe Lifestyle Enrichment Center of Lake City will host a Free Medicare Educational Seminar from 5:30 -6:30 p.m. Sept. 11. Subjects to be cov-ered include what a per-son needs to know about Medicare, when to enroll, what’s covered and wheth-er or not a supplement is needed. The seminar is for educational purposes only and is not a sales event. Call (386) 755-3476, Ext. 107, for more information.Cry Out AmericaCry Out America will hold a prayer service and reading of parts of the Constitution beginning at noon Sept. 11 in Olustee Park, by the courthouse. Patriotic songs will also be sung. Participants will be from various churches, along with private citizens. All are encouraged to come, remember 9-11 and pray for the future of our nation. For more information, call (386) 497-1153.Sept. 12Olustee planners meetThe Blue-Grey Army will meet at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 12 to plan the Olustee Battle Festival. The meeting will be at the school district central building room 153, 409 SW St. Johns St.Newcomers luncheonThe regular luncheon of the Lake City Newcomers and Friends will be held at 11 a.m. Sept. 12 at Guangdong Restaurant in the Lake City Mall. The guest speaker will be Bill Steele from Suwannee Valley Transit Authority. who will speak about services avail-able from his agency. Lunch is $11. For more informa-tion, call Barbara Test at 754-7227 or Rose Taylor at 755-2175.Take Charge of DiabetesIt’s not too late to register! Take Charge of Your Diabetes workshop is now being offered as a 9 part series, held Friday morn-ings starting Sept. 14 from 9-11 a.m. at the Suwannee County Extension in Live Oak. The $75 program fee includes the educational classes, one-on-one nutri-tion consultation, pro-gram materials and health assessments and two extra follow-up sessions. If you have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, are border-line diabetic, are at least 21 years old, and are interest-ed in taking control of your diabetes, please call Jenny Jump at the Columbia Extension office at (386) 752-5384 or Cathy Rogers at the Suwannee County Extension office at (386) 362-2771. Registration deadline is Sept 12.Nursing consortiumAll Healthcare Providers are invited to the End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium-Veteran Care Conference. The consortium will be held Wednesday, Sept. 12 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Holiday Inn of Lake City, 213 SW Commerce Drive Lake City, FL. To regis-ter call 352376-1611 (Ext. 4018 or 5440) or 352-682-7057 or email valerie.whit-ton@va.gov, Julie.dudash@va.gov or nbarnes@hos-piceofthenaturecoast.org. Class size is limited to 80. CEUs will be provided to RNs, LPNs, and ARNPs.Sept. 13FFA orientationThe Columbia FFA Alumni will host a parent/student orientation in the Columbia High School caf-eteria from 6:30 9 p.m. Sept. 13. All FFA members, parents and alumni are encouraged to attend. The meeting will cover infor-mation necessary for your student to excel in the FFA program. Membership dues for the students, t-shirts, and alumni dues may be paid at this meeting. Membership forms can be filled out in advance by visiting the Columbia High FFA web-site at www.columbiaffa.weebly.comGarden Club meetsThe Lake City Garden Club will meet at 10 a.m. Sept. 13 at the Clubhouse at 257 SE Hernando Ave. Social time begins at 9:30 a.m. The program this month is a plant exchange.Free BBQ classThere will be a free professional BBQ cooking class Thursday, Sept. 13, 7 p.m at the Columbia County Fairgrounds Banquet Hall. Thomas Henry and Gary Blevins will be the cooking instructors. For informa-tion call 386-752-8822. Sept. 14 Smokin’ Pig Fest Smokin’ Pig Fest BBQ Cookoff and Family Event will be Sept. 14-15 at the Columbia County Fairgrounds. There will be free admission until 3 p.m. on Friday. Only $5 per person after 3 p.m., which includes the con-cert. Admission is $3 all day Saturday. There will be bounce houses, kid games, vendors, water slides, crafts, Florida’s Largest Sand Pit and more. Jamie Davis and Mercy Mountain Boys will be live in concert Friday. Enter the talent contest at www.firststreetmusic.com. For more information visit www.columbiacountyfair.org or call 752-8822. Sept. 15Pride festival, pageantLake City Pride Inc. presents the Lake City Pride Festival and Pageant Sept. 15. The festival will be downtown in Olustee Park from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. There will be live bands, vendors and food. The pageant will be at the Lake City Country Club from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. for the crowning of Mr. and Mrs. Lake City Pride, hosting by Indie Brooks. Contestant fee is $50. For more information call 386-697-5663 or email simeon_32055@yahoo.com. Red Dress/Red TieB&S Combs Elks Lodge #1599 and the Pride of B&S Combs Elks Temple will host a “Red Dress/Red Tie” affair beginning at 8 p.m. Sept. 15 at the B&S Combs Lodge at 1688 NE Washington St. in Lake City. A $5 donation will be charged.Sept. 17Daughters meetingFaye Bowling Warren will speak at the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Olustee Chapter, Lake City monthly meeting September 17 at 5:15 p.m. at China Buffet, 345 West Duval St. Buffet will be served after the meeting. Cost is $9.00. Warren is a chapter mem-ber and the executive direc-tor of the Blue Grey Army, Inc. For more, call Linda Williams 352-215-8776.Sept. 18Square dance lessonsDixie Dancers Square Dance Club will have square dance lessons every Tuesday at 6:45 p.m. starting Sept. 18 at at Teen Town, 533 NW DeSoto St. The first two lessons are free, each lesson after is $3 per person. For information call 758-3654 or 754-1478. Visit the group’s Website at www.dixiedancers.net. Class of ‘72 meetingThe Columbia High School class of 1972 will hold a class reunion meet-ing beginning at 7 p.m. Sept. 18 at Beef O’Bradys. For more information, contact George H. Hudson Jr. Sept. 22Class of 77 reunionColumbia High School Class of 1977 celebrates “A Step Back in Time” 35th reunion Sept. 28-30. There will be an alumni bonfire, banquet and church service. Itineraries and tickets will be forwarded when rsvp is received. Cost is $35 per person, after Sept. 22 prices increases to $50 per person. RSVP to CHS Class of 77, 244 SE Pine Dr. Lake City 32025, or nancytrogers@msn.com. For more, call 867-1271. Kristal Kershner and her son, Reginald Ogburn, 4, ride along U.S. Highway 90 on their way home Tuesday. Ride homeJASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City Reporter

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6A LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL & NA TION THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2012 Page Editor: Rick Burnham, 754-0424 6A COUPON REQUIRED ...Do you have the over-priced, slow-speed Internet Blues? Get FAST High-Speed Internet Today! Now Available Everywhere! Call your N. Central & N. Florida Authorized Dealer Today at 386-269-0984 1-800-254-3630 $ 39. 95 to $ 59.99 /Mo. Because CABLE is so last century! 21st Century Communications, LLC Digital TV Service & UNLIMITED phone service, too! Ask About www.boatangel.com 800 1 CAR L ANGE them, he said. He said the county was supposed to close on an offer to buy his and other homes by Aug. 31, but it hasnt happened yet. Since June 25, its been one thing after another, Mike Williams said. Last week, Frisina sent Mike Williams and other homeowners a letter tell ing them the County Commission did not approve the offer to buy their homes. In the letter she said other homeown ers have offered to sell their home and Debbys effects have not yet been studied, according to Mike Williams. County Manager Dale Williams said the county commission did not make a decision to purchase homes for the Clay Hole Creek project now or sev eral years ago. A general area was selected for the project, but not specific homes, he said. Commissioners received the offers to buy the homes at the Aug. 16 meeting, but instead of accepting the offers they requested more information on how the mitigation plan, devel oped before Debby, would play into overall storm water management, Dale Williams said. After the 2004-05 hur ricanes, the county and the Suwannee River Water Management District entered into a partner ship to contribute $5 mil lion each to address water retention in the countys water basin areas, Dale Williams said. Engineers studied the area and developed flood ing mitigation plans, but the recession hit and the district wasnt able to con tribute its share of the money, Dale Williams said. The county contributed $3 million for the projects in Five Points, Melrose, Clay Hole Creek and Cannon Creek, but projects had to be revised from their origi nal total price tag of $10 million, he said. If the funding would have been there this wouldnt event be a conver sation, he said. Projects in Five Points and Melrose took priority over Clay Hole Creek, he said. In the middle of all that Debby hits, he said. The board felt they should incorporate damage from Debby into the miti gation plan, Dale Williams said. That information isnt available yet and its not certain how long it will take to find out the information the board requested. We arent in the busi ness of buying houses just because they flood, Dale Williams said. We are in the business of correcting problems in the long run. More than $2 million is left for the projects, so the money is available, he said. All we want is our coun ty officials to be account able for what they said they were going to do, said Mike Williams, the hom eowner. His family is living in a temporary home as they wait on a decision from the county and the mold con tinues to grow inside his damaged home. County officials told him not to repair the home, as it would be torn down, and use the insurance money to pay down the mortgage, Mike Williams said. The county invested time and money into purchas ing his damaged home and others, Mike Williams said. Officials did two apprais als of his home and title research, he said. You dont do title work on a house unless you are going to buy it or sell it, Mike Williams said. The contract he signed with a county-appointed real estate agent is legal and enforceable, with no mention that the board must make the final approv al, he said. None of us are profiting from this, Mike Williams said. The bottom line is the only thing we need for them to do is what they said theyd do, he said. Authority as part of the CRA project. A private appraisal of the prop erty was done for the Lake City CRA and the property was appraised at $150,000. Marc Vann, Vann Carpet One coowner, said his familys business has owned the old Powers building about 10 years and its been a warehouse for them. Right now its really not being used, he said. Its probably been about two years since weve used it for storage. Powers moved out of the building in the 1980s and Vann said from 19852002 the building sat vacant until it was purchased by Samuel Vann. Marc Vann said the business decid ed to listen to the CRA proposal because the warehouse hasnt been used much in the past few years. After the economic downturn we no longer needed the additional inventory warehouse space, he said. Vann said the CRA approached his family about the property because the CRA recognized the need for improvement on the north area of Marion Avenue. Jackie Kite, Community Redevelopment administrator, said the CRA has been working on bro kering a deal to get someone in the building since 2010. In 2011 the CRA worked on a deal to get the Lake CityColumbia County Historical Museum into the building, but the deal failed. That when NFBA approached us with their interest in downtown, their offices are already in downtown and they lease a space. Their warehouses are located out of downtown and they would like to combine the two together. Kite said the CRA plans to enter an agreement with the NFBA where the NFBA would receive an incen tive from CRA to purchase the prop erty and the NFBA would invest their money and make improvements and upgrades to the building to house their office and warehouse. Kite did not elaborate on the poten tial financial impact getting a tenant in the Powers building could have on the downtown area. Im not certain how much it will take to rehab that building, but it will be quite an investment to rehab that building to become what the North Florida Broadband Authority envisions to house their offices and their warehouse, she said. There is development on the north end of Marion and the south end of Marion Avenue and having some thing at Franklin Street brings the two areas together. It solidifies our main street. This would join the two ends together and have development throughout. Richelle Sucara, NFBA general manager, said if the purchase can be made she envisions the building becoming the permanent headquar ters for the NFBA. The Powers building is a very unique building with respect to the NFBA needs, she said. It has the appropriate amount of square foot age for our office space and the real bonus to it is that it has warehouse space. She said NFBA will always have a need for warehouse space for hous ing equipment that will maintain and repair the network. Sucara no budget has been deter mined yet to address the costs of making improvements and reno vations to the building. She said after the phase 1 environmental assessment, they can commit to getting an architect on the prem ises and evaluating the building to determine how it could best be renovated for NFBA current and future needs. The NFBA currently has eight employees and board of directors that consists of 21 members from participating governments. Sucara said the NFBA is hopeful theyll be able to renovate the build ing to accommodate the board meet ings as well as has sufficient office space for employees. Were very excited about becom ing an anchor tenant in the downtown Lake City area, she said. POWERS: City hopes rehabbing building will pay off Continued From Page 1A FLOOD: County studying effects of Tropical Storm Debby before buying homes Continued From Page 1A Bob King, President of the UAW addresses the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Wednesday. a reference to God and to declare that Jerusalem is and will remain the capital of Israel. Some delegates objected loudly, but Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, presiding in the largely-empty hall, ruled them outvoted. White House aides said Obama had personally ordered the changes, but they did not disclose whether he had approved the earlier ver sion. The episode was an unwanted intrusion for Democratic officials, who scripted the evening to showcase Clinton, popular 12 years after he left office with the budget in balance and now their unofficial ambassador-in-chief to anxious voters in a tough economy. In Tampa the Republican argument against the presidents re-election was pretty simple: We left him a total mess, he hasnt fin ished cleaning it up yet, so fire him and put us back in, Clinton said in advance excerpts. I like the argument for President Obamas re-elec tion a lot better. He inher ited a deeply damaged economy, put a floor under the crash, began the long hard road to recovery and laid the foundation for a more modern, more wellbalanced economy that will produce millions of good new jobs, vibrant new busi nesses, and lots of new wealth for the innovators. Obama arrived in his convention city earlier in the day, and officials said he would be in the hall when Clinton spoke. On an unsettled conven tion day, aides scrapped plans for the president to speak to a huge crowd in a 74,000 seat football sta dium, citing the threat of bad weather in a city that has been pelted by heavy downpours in recent days. We cant do anything about the rain. The impor tant thing is the speech, said Washington Rey, a del egate from Sumter, S.C. That and the eight-week general election campaign about to begin between Obama and Republican challenger Romney, who spent his second straight day in Vermont preparing for this falls debates with Obama. Clinton shared prime time with Elizabeth Warren, the Democratic candi date for a Republican-held Senate seat in Romneys Massachusetts. For many years our middle class has been chipped, squeezed and hammered, she said in excerpts released in advance. In a tight race for the White House and with con trol of the Senate at stake, Democrats signaled unmis takable concern about the growing financial disadvan tage they confront. Officials said Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who was Obamas first White House chief of staff, was resign ing as national co-chair of the presidents campaign to help raise money for a super PAC that supports the his re-election. Unlike candidates, out side groups can solicit donations of unlimited size from donors. At the same time, federal law bars coordination with the campaigns. Inside the hall, a parade of speakers praised Obama, but many went relatively easy on Romney after a series of scathing speeches on the conven tions opening night. Rep. Chris Van Hollen of Maryland, who sits opposite Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan on the House Budget Committee, was something of an excep tion. When President Clinton left office, America had projected surplus es of trillions of dollars over the next decade. Then came two wars, two huge tax cuts tilted to the wealthy and a new entitlement. Republicans didnt pay for any of it. Paul Ryan voted for all of it, he said. CLINTON: Former President shares prime time spotlight with Elizabeth Warren Continued From Page 1A Senate candidate from Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren addresses the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Wednesday. Richard Trumka, President of the AFL-CIO, addresses the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Wednesday. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi waves after addressing the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Wednesday. ASSOCIATED PRESS ASSOCIATED PRESS ASSOCIATED PRESS ASSOCIATED PRESS Journalist and talk show host Cristina Saralegui addresses the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Wednesday. ASSOCIATED PRESS

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By MALCOLM RITTER AP Science Writer NEW YORK A colos sal international effort has yielded the first compre hensive look at how our DNA works, an encyclope dia of information that will rewrite the textbooks and offer new insights into the biology of disease. For one thing, it may help explain why some people are more prone to common ailments such as high blood pressure and heart disease. The findings, report ed Wednesday by more than 500 scientists, reveal extraordinarily complex networks that tell our genes what to do and when, with millions of on-off switches. Its this incredible cho reography going on, of a modest number of genes and an immense number of ... switches that are cho reographing how those genes are used, said Dr. Eric Green, director of the National Human Genome Research Institute, which organized the project. The work also shows that at least 80 percent of the human genetic code, or genome, is active. Thats surprisingly high and a sharp contrast to the idea that the vast majority of our DNA is junk. Most people know that DNA contains genes, which hold the instructions for life. But scientists have long known those genetic blue prints take up only about 2 percent of the genome, and their understanding of whats going on in the rest has been murky. Similarly, they have known that the genome contains regulators that control the activity of genes, so that one set of genes is active in a liver cell and another set in a brain cell, for example. But the new work shows how that happens on a broad scale. Its our first global view of how the genome func tions, sort of a Google Maps that allows both birds-eye and close-up views of whats going on, said Elise Feingold of the genome institute. While scientists already knew the detailed chemi cal makeup of the genome, we didnt really know how to read it, she said in an interview. It didnt come with an instruction manual to figure out how the DNA actually works. One key participant, Ewan Birney of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory in Hinxton, England, com pared the new work to a first translation of a very long book. The big surprise is just how much activity there is, he said. Its a jungle. The trove of findings was released in 30 papers published by three scien tific journals, while related papers appear in some other journals. In all, the 30 papers involved more than 500 authors. The proj ect is called ENCODE, for Encyclopedia of DNA Elements. The human genome is made up of about 3 bil lion letters along strands that make up the familiar double helix structure of DNA. Particular sequences of these letters form genes, which tell cells how to make proteins. People have about 20,000 genes, but the vast majority of DNA lies outside of genes. So what is it doing? In recent years, scientists have uncovered uses for some of that DNA, so it was clearly not all junk, but overall it has remained a mystery. Scientists found that at least three-quarters of the genome is involved in mak ing RNA, a chemical cous in of DNA. Within genes, making RNA is a first step toward creating a protein, but thats not how its used across most of the genome. Instead, it appears to help regulate gene activity. Scientists also mapped more than 4 million sites where proteins bind to DNA to regulate genetic func tion, sort of like a switch. We are finding way more switches than we were expecting, Birney said. The discovery of so many switches may help scientists in their search for the biology of disease, particularly common con ditions such as high blood pressure, heart disease and asthma, scientists said. Studies have found that DNA variations that pre dispose people to such common disease often lie outside the genes, raising the question of how they could have any effect. The new work finds evidence that many of these varia tions fall within or near regulatory regions identi fied by the ENCODE proj ect, suggesting a way they could meddle with gene activity. Another finding raises questions about just how best to define a gene, researcher Thomas Gingeras of the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in New York and colleagues sug gest in their report in the journal Nature. The com mon notion that genes are specific regions of DNA that are separated from other genes is simply not true, he said. He and colleagues said it would make more sense to define a gene as a col lection of RNA molecules instead of a particular loca tion on the DNA. Birney said that with the finding of widespread activ ity across a persons DNA, scientists will be debating how much of it is really crucial to life. Still, its worth remind ing ourselves that we are very, very complex machines, Birney said. It shouldnt be so surprising that the instruction manual is really pretty fearsomely complicated. Page Editor: Rick Burnham, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER HEALTH THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2012 7A 7AHEALTH By RYAN J. FOLEY Associated Press CORALVILLE, Iowa Researchers who hope to prevent children from dying in tractor accidents are turning to a state-ofthe-art driving simulator to help determine when kids can safely operate farm equipment. Teens are at least four times more likely to die on a farm than in any other workplace. The U.S. Department of Labor tried to address the problem earlier this year with rules that would have limited their ability to operate farm equipment. But the Obama admin istration dropped the proposal after farm families and groups denounced it as overreaching and an attack on their way of life. With regulation off the table, scientists at the University of Iowa and the Marshfield Clinic in Wisconsin are trying to attack the problem from a different angle. Theyre looking at how children of different ages process information and make decisions while driving tractors in a first-of-its-kind study of cognitive development skills. The research results eventu ally could be used to revise vol untary guidelines for parents and employers about when teenagers are ready to perform a variety of farm tasks, from mowing along a fence line to using a manure spreader, researchers said. Our goal is to try to develop knowledge that makes it easi er to prevent these accidents, said Tim Brown, a University of Iowa researcher who helps run the National Advanced Driving Simulator in Coralville. Operating farm equipment, including tractors, is the leading cause of death and a top cause of injury among children who work in agriculture, one of the nations most dangerous occupations. Government data dating back to the 1990s shows that two dozen or more children die each year in tractor accidents, but researchers say the lack of a central database makes it harder to be more pre cise and up-to-date. Barbara Marlenga, a researcher with Marshfield Clinics National Farm Medicine Center, said farm ers want to hang on to longstand ing traditions, such as allowing children to hop on tractors at a very young age. But she said the number of deaths and injuries shows children are being exposed to situations that arent safe, and the National Advanced Driving Simulator is the perfect place to study them without risk. Eighty-eight farm children with tractor experience will hop in the cab of a commonly used John Deere tractor to take a virtual drive within the next month. A movie screen wraps around the tractor, projecting life-like images of their surroundings. The children, ages 10 to 17, will mow fields, navigate hills and maneuver around buildings, people and vehicles. Theyll drive along gravel roads in traffic, merge, stop at intersections and pass cars. All the while, software will record their every move, includ ing speeds, use of brakes, accel eration and eye movements. A control group of 10 adult farmers also will participate. The pilot study, funded by the National Institute for Occupational and Safety Health, aims to deter mine whether the simulator can pinpoint small differences in the childrens performance. If suc cessful, it could lead to a longer and much larger study, Marlenga said. Joe Gregoricka, 16, said the John Deere used in the study had a different feel than the older tractors he drives on his familys goat farm near Springville and the sweet corn farm where he works. He said the roads were very realistic, although he joked the drivers in the simulator wouldnt pass him on a rural road when he waved. Gregoricka said hes aware of the dangers of farm equipment, including a wagon that he backs up to a conveyor belt to sort corn. It could trap somebody if oper ated incorrectly. But he said he feels like hes pretty good since hes been driving farm equip ment for years. His mother, Karen Gregoricka, said that she cant stand to watch Joe and his brothers, 12year-old Mark and 14-year-old David, operate farm machinery, but they do so with their fathers strict supervision. She said they started driving small skid load ers when they were about 10 and began using tractors in limited situations at 12. Ive always worried about kids and tractors. Its a scary thing, she said. Its hard to know when they are ready. Parents looking for guidance now find a confusing array of recommendations that Marlenga said are based on expert consen sus, but not science. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends children be 16 before operating farm equipment, but federal rules allow workers as young as 14 to drive tractors if they pass a certi fication course. The North American Guidelines for Childrens Agricultural Tasks, released in 1999, say 12-year-olds can perform simple tractor work on their parents farms, 14-yearolds can operate power equip ment and 16-year-olds can drive tractors on public roads. The information from a sci entific study like this can help to either support some of these guidelines or say, Maybe these should change a little bit, Marlenga said. Thats the impe tus for our study. Study aimed at making tractors safer for kids Twelve-year-old Mark Gregoricka backs up his familys tractor in Springville, Iowa. Scientists at the National Advanced Driving Simulator at the University of Iowa in Coralville this month started what they hope will be a pioneering years-long research project that aims to learn how cogni tive development affects youth driving performance in tractors. ASSOCIATED PRESS New DNA encyclopedia shows complex inner workings Forty six human chromosomes, where DNA resides and does its work. Each chromosome contains genes, but genes comprise only 2 percent of DNA. On Wednesday, 500 scien tists around the world reported their findings on the complex functions occurring in the rest of DNA, much of it involved in regulating genetic activity. ASSOCIATED PRESS

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By CATHERINE TSAI Associated Press DENVER The par ents of 7-year-old Sierra Jane Downing thought she had the flu when she felt sick days after camping in southwest Colorado. When she had a seizure, her father rushed her to the local hospital in Pagosa Springs. An emergency room doctor who saw Sierra Jane for the seizure and a 107-degree fever late Aug. 24 wasnt sure what was wrong either, and called other hospitals before the girl was flown to Denver. There, a pediatric doc tor at Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children rac ing to save Sierra Janes life got the first inkling that she had bubonic plague. Dr. Jennifer Snow first suspected the rare disease using the girls symptoms, a history of where shed been and an online jour nals article on a teen with similar symptoms. If she had stayed home, she couldve easily died within 24 to 48 hours from the shock of infection, Snow said. It was the first bubonic plague case Snow and her colleagues had seen. The bubonic plague hasnt been confirmed in a human in Colorado since 2006, when four cases were reported, according to state health officials. Federal health offi cials say that on average, seven cases are reported in the U.S. each year. Sierra Janes heart rate was high, her blood pres sure was low, and she suf fered a swollen lymph node in her left groin so painful it hurt to undergo the ultra sound that helped detect it, Snow said. However, the girl is recovering and could go home within a week, doctors said Wednesday. Shes just a fighter, said her mother, Darcy Downing. Darcy Downing said her daughter may have been infected by insects near a dead squirrel she wanted to bury. Plague is generally trans mitted to humans through the bites of infected fleas but also can be transmitted by direct contact with infected animals, including rodents, rabbits and pets. It can be treated with antibiotics. Symptoms of the bubon ic form of the plague in humans include fever, chills, headaches, vomit ing, diarrhea and swollen lymph nodes in the groin, armpit or neck areas. Pneumonic plague, which is an infection of the lungs, can include severe cough, difficulty breathing and bloody sputum. The bubonic plague wiped out at least one-third of Europe in the 14th cen tury. Today, it can be easily treated with antibiotics. 8A LAKE CITY REPORTER HEALTH THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2012 Page Editor: Rick Burnham, 754-0424 8AHealth 7-year-old girl recovers from bubonic plague Seven-year-old Sierra Jane Downing from Pagosa Springs, Colo., smiles during a news conference about her recovery from bubonic plague at the Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children at Presbyterian/St. Lukes Wednesday in Denver. It is believed Downing caught the bubonic plague from burying a dead squirrel. ASSOCIATED PRESS

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Lake City Reporter SPORTS Thursday, September 6, 2012 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B Story ideas?ContactTim KirbySports Editor754-0421tkirby@lakecityreporter.com %632576 Thank You For Voting S&S Best of The Best! INTO AT Fine Coffees & CappucinosBuy a 24oz. Cupand receive a pack ofLittle Debbiesingle serveMini Donuts FREE! Come on in – The Coffee’s Fresh! CHS continued on 2B Gainesville ready for a fight on field against Columbia. GHS continued on 2B Tigers prepared to take on State’s No. 2 team today. MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterWolves footballRichardson Middle School football players for 2012 are (front row, from left) Ronnie Collins, Kenny Stewart, Darrell Roberson, Marcel Bell, Kaelen Wil liams, T.J. Jones, Darryl Mitchell, Logan Raulerson, Khanyide Maseko, Dylan Thomas and Cou rtney Williams. Second row (from left) are Louis Heath, D’Angelo Perry, Jarred Denton Samuel Aymond, Michael Dougherty, Jovares Thomas, Quan Johnson, Chris Williams, Justin Claridy, Travis Myers, Brandon Ward and Malik Shaw. Third row (from left) are K ouvaris Daniels, Nathanial Williams, Jacquise Brown, Teddy Bowman, Matthew Raulerson, Kamario Bell, Natorian Tyson, Tyrese Peterson, Chad Sapp and Bruce Baker. Fourth row (from left) are John Mitchell, Malcolm Everett, Josh Aymond, Cody Collins, Joseph Aymond, Scott Ca rman, John Baker, Dylan Wadford, Cam’ron Lee and Jayron Washington. )Back row c oaches (from left) are Tim Collins, Rex Cannon, Keith O’Neal, Jeremiah Hook, head coach Joe y O’Neal and James Williamson. Julius Mitchell also is on the coaching staff.JEN CHASTEEN /Special to the ReporterLake City Middle School football players are (front row, left to right) Hunter Houston, Chase Cervantes, Derontae Jordan, Caleb Strickland, Terri ous Baker, Wesley Maxwell, Gabriel Rivera, Alec Norton, Brandon Wine, Avery Scippi o, Dylan Blair and Garrett Finnell. Second row (from left) are Jake Stephens, Brock Edge, Dav in Schuck, Ethan Umstead, Eddie Cooper, Jamille Bullock, Nathaniel Maxwell, Justin Truesdale, Tre’ Sands and Stephen Pilkington. Third row (from left) are Reginald Sha rpe, Ranadree Bradley, Hunter Sweet, Trace Jenkins, Jacob Acosta, Skylar Landen, Jaylan Mills, James Jennings, Tyrone Sheppard and Seth Rowe. Fourth row (from left) are Nicholas Sealey, Caleb Ostendorf, Christian Diaz-Perez, Jevon Williams, Du stin Haynes, Christian Thompson, George Kelsey, Elisha Rosell, Devin Adams and Derius Anders. Fifth row (from left) are Dakota Garrow, Jeffrey Booher, Robert Moon, Clayton Steinru ck, Matthew Hunter, Keveal Rowe, Ryan English, Moss Chasteen, Ricardo Colon -Gomez. Back row (from left) are Kyle Dicks, Mark Dace, head coach Richard Keen, Trent W alker, Noah Thompson, Andrew Heaton, Braxton Norton, Caleb Umstead, Virgil Scipp io and Tony Jones. Top-5 showdown Photos by JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterABOVE : Columbia High quarterback Jayce Barber breaks into o pen field against Gainesville High last season. The Tige rs will try to avenge a 28-6 loss against the Hurricanes today a t Citizen’s Field in Gainesville. BELOW : A group of Columbia High defenders pile on top of a Santa Fe runner as he attempts to run the ball during a game on Friday. By BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comIn his second year, Gainesville High coach James Thompson has the Hurricanes ranked No. 2 in the state. For the Hurricanes to stay there, they’ll have to knock off No. 5 Columbia High for the second-con-secutive year. Last season, Thompson’s team took home a 28-6 vic-tory at Tiger Stadium in Lake City. This year, Gainesville High will host the Tigers at 7:30 p.m. tonight at Citizen’s Field in Gainesville. Thompson has high regards for the team he’ll go up against tonight. “They’re a good team allaround,” he said. “They’re really well coached and I would say it’s like looking into a mirror.” Thompson said the similarities isn’t just about the players, but the schemes being run on both sides. “Our offense is real similar to Columbia’s offense and to be honest, our defen-sive scheme is identical as well,” Thompson said. “This is two powerhouse teams that run pro-style offenses.” Looking at the Hurricane’s roster, play makers can be found throughout — and they’ve got speed. “Chris Thompson is a fast receiver, Ralph Webb is a fast running back and Tony James is probably the fastest kid in the state,” Thompson By BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comIt doesn’t get any bigger than this for Columbia High until a district title is on the line. The No. 5 ranked Tigers travel to take on the No. 2 ranked Gainesville High Hurricanes at 7:30 p.m. today at Citizen’s Field in Gainesville. Columbia coach Brian Allen offered a simple solu-tion to how this game can be won. “Turnovers,” he said. “We have to get them and we can’t have them. Both teams are going to do some good things, but if one team forces five, it’s a different game.” Both teams are similar in their philosophies, but Allen feels there’s still areas that the Tigers can exploit after watching the Hurricanes in a 51-28 win against Yulee. “I didn’t think Yulee was very good up front, so the inside rush was shut down,” Allen said. “For the most part, it was Derrick Henry taking advantage once he got outside, so we hope to get some things going around the edge, but I think we can run it inside as well.” Offensively, the Hurricanes will try to use the middle of the field. “They’re going to run a lot of intermediate and deep stuff off the route tree,” Allen said. “They’ll take their shots down field, so that’ll be good for us to go

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Yankees at Tampa Bay (n)Texas at Kansas City (n) Boston at Seattle (n) Today’s Games N.Y. Yankees (Phelps 3-4) at Baltimore (Hammel 8-6), 7:05 p.m. Texas (Feldman 6-11) at Kansas City (Hochevar 7-13), 8:10 p.m.NL standings East Division W L Pct GB Washington 83 52 .615 —Atlanta 76 60 .559 7 12 Philadelphia 66 71 .482 18 New York 65 72 .474 19 Miami 60 76 .441 23 12 Central Division W L Pct GB Cincinnati 83 55 .601 — St. Louis 74 63 .540 8 12 Pittsburgh 71 64 .526 10 12 Milwaukee 66 69 .489 15 12 Chicago 51 84 .378 30 12 Houston 42 94 .309 40 West Division W L Pct GB San Francisco 77 59 .566 — Los Angeles 73 64 .533 4 12 Arizona 67 70 .489 10 12 San Diego 63 74 .460 14 12 Colorado 56 78 .418 20 Tuesday’s Games Washington 11, Chicago Cubs 5Pittsburgh 6, Houston 2Colorado 6, Atlanta 0Milwaukee 8, Miami 4Cincinnati 2, Philadelphia 1St. Louis 5, N.Y. Mets 1San Diego 6, L.A. Dodgers 3, 11 innings Arizona 8, San Francisco 6, 11 innings Wednesday’s Games Philadelphia 6, Cincinnati 2N.Y. Mets 6, St. Louis 2Chicago Cubs at Washington (n)Houston at Pittsburgh (n)Colorado at Atlanta (n)Milwaukee at Miami (n)San Diego at L.A. Dodgers (n)Arizona at San Francisco (n) Today’s Games Colorado (Chacin 2-4) at Atlanta (T.Hudson 13-5), 12:10 p.m. Milwaukee (Estrada 2-5) at Miami (Jo. Johnson 7-11), 12:40 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Germano 2-5) at Washington (Zimmermann 9-8), 7:05 p.m.FOOTBALLNFL schedule Wednesday’s Game Dallas at N.Y. Giants (n) Sunday’s Games Indianapolis at Chicago, 1 p.m.Jacksonville at Minnesota, 1 p.m.Miami at Houston, 1 p.m.New England at Tennessee, 1 p.m.Washington at New Orleans, 1 p.m.Atlanta at Kansas City, 1 p.m.Buffalo at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m. St. Louis at Detroit, 1 p.m.Philadelphia at Cleveland, 1 p.m.Seattle at Arizona, 4:25 p.m.San Francisco at Green Bay, 4:25 p.m.Carolina at Tampa Bay, 4:25 p.m.Pittsburgh at Denver, 8:20 p.m. Monday’s Games Cincinnati at Baltimore, 7 p.m.San Diego at Oakland, 10:15 p.m. Thursday, Sep. 13 Chicago at Green Bay, 8:20 p.m. Sunday, Sep. 16 Tampa Bay at N.Y. Giants, 1 p.m.New Orleans at Carolina, 1 p.m.Arizona at New England, 1 p.m.Minnesota at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.Baltimore at Philadelphia, 1 p.m.Kansas City at Buffalo, 1 p.m.Cleveland at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.Houston at Jacksonville, 1 p.m.Oakland at Miami, 1 p.m.Dallas at Seattle, 4:05 p.m.Washington at St. Louis, 4:05 p.m.Tennessee at San Diego, 4:25 p.m.N.Y. Jets at Pittsburgh, 4:25 p.m.Detroit at San Francisco, 8:20 p.m. Monday, Sep. 17 Denver at Atlanta, 8:30 p.m. College Football Top 25 schedules Saturday No. 1 Alabama vs. Western Kentucky, 3:30 p.m. No. 2 Southern Cal vs. Syracuse at East Rutherford, N.J., 3:30 p.m. No. 3 LSU vs. Washington, 7 p.m.No. 4 Oregon vs. Fresno State, 6:30 p.m. No. 5 Oklahoma vs. Florida A&M, 7 p.m. No. 6 Florida State vs. Savannah State, 6 p.m. No. 7 Georgia at Missouri, 7:45 p.m.No. 8 Arkansas vs. Louisiana-Monroe at Little Rock, Ark., 7 p.m. No. 9 South Carolina vs. East Carolina, 12:21 p.m. No. 11 Michigan State at Central Michigan, 3:30 p.m. No. 12 Clemson vs. Ball State, 12:30 p.m. No. 13 Wisconsin at Oregon State, 4 p.m. No. 14 Ohio State vs. UCF, NoonNo. 15 Virginia Tech vs. Austin Peay, 1:30 p.m. No. 16 Nebraska at UCLA, 7:30 p.m.No. 17 Texas vs. New Mexico, 8 p.m.No. 18 Oklahoma State at Arizona, 10:30 p.m. No. 19 Michigan vs. Air Force, 3:30 p.m. No. 20 TCU vs. Grambling, 7 p.m.No. 21 Kansas State vs. Miami, NoonNo. 22 Notre Dame vs. Purdue, 3:30 p.m. No. 23 Louisville vs. Missouri State, 3:30 p.m. No. 24 Florida at Texas A&M, 3:30 p.m. No. 25 Stanford vs. Duke, 10:30 p.m. 2B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2012 Page Editor: Brandon Finley, 754-0420%$*$7( THURSDAY EVENING SEPTEMBER 6, 2012 Comcast Dish DirecTV 6 PM6:307 PM7:308 PM8:309 PM9:3010 PM10:3011 PM11:30 3-ABC 3 -TV20 NewsABC World NewsEntertainment Ton.Inside Edition (N) Wipeout “Rats!” (N) Rookie Blue “I Never” Democratic National Convention (N) News at 11(:35) Nightline (N) 4-IND 4 4 4Chann 4 NewsChann 4 NewsEntertainment Ton.Inside Edition (N) To Be AnnouncedBig Bang TheoryBig Bang TheoryThe 10 O’Clock News (N) Chann 4 News(:35) The Insider 5-PBS 5 -Journal Nightly BusinessPBS NewsHour (N) Democratic National Convention The 2012 Democratic National Convention. 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Children’s Cancer, Inc., has partnered for the Fishing for a Cure tournament at Cedar Key on Saturday. Cost of $200 per boat includes entry fee, T-shirt, fish fry, one drink ticket and live entertainment. An award ceremony and fish fry will be at Great Outdoors Restaurant following the tournament. There also will be a silent auction and raffle. For details, call tournament director Cristy Lesperance at (352) 745-6974. FLAG FOOTBALL Christ Central league sign-up Christ Central Sports has flag football registration for ages 5-7 through Friday. Cost is $45. For details, call Ronny Busscher at 365-2128. ADULT SOFTBALL Registration for fall under way Registration for the Columbia County Adult Softball Fall Season is under way and continues through Thursday. There is a coaches meeting in the Southside Sports Complex meeting hall at 6 p.m. Thursday. Registration packets can be picked up at Brian’s Sports. The season begins Sept. 17. For details, call Pete Bonilla at 623-6561 or Casandra Wheeler at 365-2168. YOUTH BASEBALL Fort White fall registration Registration for Fort White Babe Ruth Baseball’s fall league is 4-7 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, and 4-7 p.m. Sept. 11 at South Columbia Sports Complex. Five leagues are offered for ages 4-15. A birth certificate is required for children who have not previously played in the Fort White league. Cost is $45 for T-ball and $50 for all other leagues. Coaches are needed and can register at the same time. For details, call Chris Sharpe at 292-4224 or 755-1519.Fall registration is under way Registration for Lake City Columbia County Youth Baseball’s fall league is online at lcccyb.com. Registration at Southside Sports Complex is 5-7 p.m. Friday and Sept. 10-14, and will continue through the registration deadline of Sept. 17. Five leagues are offered. Fee of $70 includes jersey, hat, socks and insurance. A parent or guardian must accompany player to registration and provide a birth certificate. For details, call president Tad Cervantes at 365-4810. CHS FOOTBALL Q-back Club meeting Monday The Columbia County Quarterback Club meets at 7 p.m. Monday in the Jones Fieldhouse. For details, call club president Joe Martino at 984-0452. FORT WHITE FOOTBALL Q-back Club meeting Tuesday The Fort White Quarterback Club will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the faculty lounge at the high school. For details, call club president Harold Bundy at 365-5731.Ruby Tuesday GiveBack Night The Fort White Quarterback Club Ruby Tuesday GiveBack Night on Thursdays will continue through September. Present the Quarterback Club’s 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 club president Harold Bundy at 365-5731. ZUMBA Classes offered at Teen Town The Lake City Recreation Department offers Zumba classes from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at Teen Town. Cost is $5 per class. For details, call Heyward Christie at 754-3607.Q From staff reports Today Q Columbia High girls golf vs. Buchholz High at Haile Plantation, 3:30 p.m. Q Fort White High volleyball at Interlachen High, 6 p.m. (JV-5) Q Fort White JV football vs. Newberry High, 7 p.m. Q Columbia High football at Gainesville High, 7:30 p.m. Friday Q Fort White High football at Newberry High, 7:30 p.m. GAMES said. “Juan Jenkins is the heart and soul of our defense and Keith Kelsey is our leader.” Thompson scored four touchdowns and Webb rushed for 152 yards while Buchholz transfer James had 132 yards on the ground. The lone down spot for the Hurricanes came from allowing Yulee run-ning back Derrick Henry to rush for 321 yards in a 51-28 win in Gainesville. Thompson said he can’t allow that to happen against Columbia. “When you’re playing a good team and good backs, you can’t take plays off,” he said. “The second you take plays off, they can take it to the house.” And when asked what to expect in tonight’s game, Thompson said to expect a top-notch game. “We love to fight and you’ll have two competitive teams with two competi-tive coaches,” Thomspon said. “If you love football, this is the game to be at.” CHS: Ready for top-five showdown Continued From Page 1B JV Tigers beat Madison 27-12against in a big game.” Gainesville will stack the box according to Allen giv-ing Columbia a chance to take its shots as well. “That’s a big reason they were effective inside,” Allen said. “We’ll have to get the ball out fast as they’ll send more than we can block.” But then again, Allen feels CHS has better chanc-es than Yulee did. “I feel better about our guys than just Henry,” he said. From staff reportsThe future looks bright for Columbia High as the junior varsity improved to 2-0 with a 27-12 win against Madison County High at Tiger Stadium on Wednesday. A bad snap out of the end zone gave Columbia a 2-0 lead and the Tigers never looked back after the sec-ond quarter. Andre Williamson caught a 15-yard touchdown pass from Nathan Taylor and Kenny Paul returned a fum-ble for a 99-yard score to lead 15-0 at the half. Dallon Washington added a 48-yard touchdown run and Akeem Williams caught a 47-yard touchdown pass.

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DEAR ABBY: “Disappearing Stepmother’s” June 9 letter brought back memories of my stepdaughter “Amy’s” wedding. Her mother also tried her best to prevent us from being involved. However, Amy included all four of her parents in the wedding. Dad and Stepdad walked her down the aisle together, and her mom and I lit the bride’s candle together (though I’m sure she gritted her teeth when she did it). The bride needs to develop a backbone and stand up to her mother. The dad (who’s paying for half the wedding) should at least put his foot down about the guest list, and invite whomever he and his wife would like to be there. Wedding photos can be of the two families separately, including the stepmom. Otherwise, resentment will linger and poison the relationship between stepmom and stepdaughter. -ANOTHER STEPMOM DEAR STEPMOM: I encouraged “Disappearing” to attend the wedding to support her stepdaughter and inject a dose of reality into the “fantasy,” and read-ers were quick to share their views: DEAR ABBY: I, too, am stepmom to two beauti-ful young women whose mother harbors animosity toward me and my hus-band. When the girls were kids she filled their heads with lies about us. Their father and I remained non-critical, loving and constant. There were some rocky years, but my stepdaugh-ters and I have made it through. When the young-er one was married two years ago, she did a beauti-ful job including me. Her mother spent the wedding day spewing vile lies about us to anyone who’d listen, and is still bitter these 26 years later. The girls see their mother as she is and do not let her affect their relationship with us. For this I credit my husband, who never toler-ated her ill treatment of me. Stepmoms are not looking to be in the spotlight or take anyone’s place. But we are an important part of the modern family and should be treated with the honor and respect we deserve. -MADE IT THROUGH DEAR ABBY: I work in the wedding industry, and all too frequently I see the engaged couple manipu-lated by a parent in order to hurt the former spouse and alienate the stepparent. It is the bane of my professional existence. They cause so much stress for the couple that I’ve had brides break down and cry in my office and choose to elope rather than deal with the drama. Parents must realize that their children are loved by MANY people, and the best gift they can give them on their wedding day is to set aside differences and old grudges in order to support the couple as they begin their marriage. -FRUSTRATED WEDDING PLANNER DEAR ABBY: My husband’s former wife has been a huge challenge for me, even showing up at our small wedding ceremony and slapping me in the face. The children were all there and I kept the evening going by hugging them and saying I was sorry their mom was so upset. Now, as I watch these grown kids and THEIR kids mak-ing their way through life, I am proud to have been part of showing them what a solid, loving family can be without alienation and selfishness. -BARBARA IN ILLINOIS DILBERT BABY BLUES HOROSCOPES DEAR ABBY ARIES (March 21-April 19): There is no time to rest if you want to reach your destination. Hard work will pay off in the end, although someone is likely to make your job frustrating. Love is in the stars, and late night social-izing will do you good. +++ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Don’t hold back. Do your best and surprise everyone. Your thoughtful-ness will be appreciated. Pick a quiet but appropri-ate place for meetings and you will make an impres-sion that will lead to a long-lasting contractual venture. +++ GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don’t let restlessness lead to an emotional mis-take that is difficult to fix. Keep your thoughts and your secrets to yourself until you are in a better position to deal with oppo-sition. +++ CANCER (June 21-July 22): You can set up inter-views or pick up informa-tion, skills or connections that will lead to greater success. Your knowledge and insight coupled with your compassion and desire to help someone will pay high returns. Live, love and laugh. ++++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Concentrate on personal changes, but don’t give anyone a chance to interfere with your plans. Feeling good about you and the direction you choose will make it easier to deal with difficult indi-viduals who try to meddle in your affairs. ++ VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Don’t take on too much. You owe it to both you and your loved ones to leave room for fam-ily fun, travel or educa-tional pursuits you want to explore. Interacting with people from different back-grounds will open your eyes to all sorts of possi-bilities. +++++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Think outside the box. Take on tasks that no one else will tackle. Don’t allow anyone to pressure you or control your decisions. Follow your heart and take the initiative to do what suits you best. +++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Don’t wait when you already know the answer. Take charge and let every-one see your leadership ability. Focus on getting things done in record time and with the utmost precision. A partnership must be based on equality before you commit to anything. +++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22Dec. 21): The less said, the better. You are likely to get into trouble if you are out-spoken or try to push your plans on others. Focus more on making personal changes that will give you greater freedom to pursue your goals in the future. +++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22Jan. 19): Don’t let minor setbacks stunt your desire or your chance to advance. Contracts can be negoti-ated, and your personal life can be adjusted to meet your current needs. Once you know where you are headed, getting there will be easy. +++++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20Feb. 18): Don’t let anger ruin your day. Take the time to do things right and avoid a mishap. Focus on money, home and making your surroundings more comfortable. Don’t fight the inevitable. ++ PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Do what makes you happy. Giving in or being a chameleon will not help you gain respect. Stick to a set of rules and avoid doing anything that is considered extravagant or indulgent. Concentrate on healthy relationships with people who share your interests. ++++ 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 Bride resists mom’s attempt to keep stepmom in shadows 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 REPO RTER ADVICE & COMICS THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2012 3B

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LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDTHURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2012 Classified Department: 755-5440 4B CLASSIFIED AD vantageTake ADvantage of the Reporter Classifieds!755-5440Lake City Reporter FIND IT SELL IT BUY IT CLASSIFIED AD vantageTake ADvantage of the Reporter Classifieds!755-5440Lake City Reporter FIND IT SELL IT BUY IT ServicesBack Hoe, Dozer, Chopping, root raking, bush hog, seeding, sod, disking, site prep, ponds & irrigation. Free Est! 386-623-3200 Roof Repairs Shingles, Metal, and Flat Decks. Starting at $50.00. Contact Roger at 386-365-4185 Lake City Reporter Classifieds Classifieds dial-a-pro Reporter Service DirectoryTo place a Reporter Service Directory Ad in Columbia and surrounding CountiesHighlight Your Reporter Service Directory Ad With Ar twork-Ask Your Representative For Details 386-755-5440 LegalBOARD OFCOUNTYCOMMIS-SIONERS, COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDALAKE CITY, FLORIDAINVITATION TO BIDBID NO. 2012-MThe Board of County Commissioners will receive sealed bids for sign ma-terials in the office of Commission-ers, 135 NE Hernando Avenue Room 203, Post Office Box 1529, Lake City, FL32056-1529, (386) 719-2028, until 11:00 A.M. on Wednes-day September 12, 2012. Bid Forms and instructions may be downloaded from the County’s web site: http://www.columbiacountyfla.com/PurchasingBids.aspColumbia County Board ofCounty CommissionersScarlet Frisina, Chair05534543August 30, 2012September 6, 2012 IN THECIRCUITCOURTIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO.: 11-000535-CABANK OF AMERICA, N.A., AS SUCCESSOR BYMERGER TO BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LPFKACOUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING LPPlaintiff,vs.MATTHEWP. CHESONIS II; UN-KNOWN SPOUSE OF MATTHEWP.CHESONIS II; UNKNOWN TENANTI; UNKNOWN TENANTII; MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., AS NOMINEE FOR COUNTRY-WIDE BANK, FSB, and any un-known heirs, devisees, grantees, creditors, and other unknown per-sons or unknown spouses claiming by, through and under any of the above-named Defendants.Defendants.NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALENOTICE is hereby given that the un-dersigned Clerk of the Circuit Court of Columbia County, Florida, will on the 19th day of September, 2012, at 11:00 A.M. at the third floor of the Columbia County Courthouse at 173 N.E. Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida, offer for sale and sell at pub-lic outcry to the highest and best bid-der for cash, the following described property situate in Columbia County, Florida:Commence at the intersection of the West line of Section 34, Township 6 South, Range 16 East, Columbia County, Florida, with the North line of Jordan Street and run thence S 87 degrees 08’54” East along the North line of Jordan Street 583.38 feet to the Point of Beginning, thence con-tinue S 87 degrees 08’54” East along said North right of way line, 127.58 feet; thence N 09 degrees 13’44” West, 215.57 feet; thence N 87 degrees 08’54” West 82.28 feet; thence S 2 degrees 54’06” West, 210.80 feet to the Point of Begin-ning. Said lands being a part of the SW1/4 of the NW1/4 of Section 34, Township 6 South, Range 16 East.pursuant to the Final Judgment en-tered in a case pending in said Court, the style of which is indicated above.Any person or entity claiming an in-terest in the surplus, if any, resulting from the foreclosure sale, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens, must file a claim on same with the clerk of court within 60 days after the foreclosure sale.WITNESS my hand and official seal of said court this 17 day of August, 2012.In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons with disabilities needing a special accom-modation to participate in this pro-ceeding should contact the Court Ad-ministrator at P.O. Box 2069, Lake City, Florida 32056-1965, telephone (386) 755-4100 Ext. 250, not later than seven (7) days prior to the pro-ceeding. If hearing impaired, (TDD) 1-800-955-8771, or Voice (V) 1-800-955-8770, via Florida Relay Service.CLERK OF THE CIRCUITCOURTBy: B. ScippioDeputy ClerkATTORNEYFOR PLAINTIFF Mark A. BucklesButler & Hosch, P.A.3185 S. Conway Rd., Ste. EOrlando, Florida 32812(407) 381-520005534478August 30, 2012September 6, 2012 NOTICE OFPUBLIC SALE: DANNY’S AUTO & TRUCK REPAIR gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 9/29/12, 10:00 am at 190 SWMONTGOMERYDRIVE, LAKE CITY, FL32025, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statues. DANNY’S AUTO & TRUCK REPAIR reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids.2FALP74W7TX1439611995 FORD05534643SEPTEMBER 6, 2012 LegalIN THECIRCUITCOURTIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO.: 11-000624-CAWELLS FARGO BANK, N.A.Plaintiff,vs.KEVIN KENNINGTON A/K/AKE-VIN LAMAR KENNINGTON; ASHLEYKING A/K/AASHLEYALLENE KING; UNKNOWN TEN-ANTI; UNKNOWN TENANTII; and any unknown heirs, devisees, grantees, creditors, and other un-known persons or unknown spouses claiming by, through and under any of the above-named Defendants,Defendants,NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALENOTICE is hereby given that the un-dersigned Clerk of the Circuit Court of Columbia County, Florida, will on the 24 day of October, 2012, at 11:00 A.M. at the third floor of the Colum-bia County Courthouse at 173 N. E. Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Flori-da., described property situate in Co-lumbia County, Florida:LOT61, BLACK A, WOOD-CREST, ACCORDING TO THE MAPOR PLATTHEREOF AS RE-CORDED IN PLATBOOK 6, PAGE 133-136, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.pursuant to the Final Judgment en-tered in a case pending in said Court, the style of which is indicated above.Any person or entity claiming an in-terest in the surplus, if any, resulting from the foreclosure sale, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens, must file a claim on same with the Clerk of court within 60 days after the foreclosure sale.WITNESS my hand and official seal of said Court this 17 day of August, 2012.In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons with disabilities needing a special accom-modation to participate in this pro-ceeding should contact the Court Ad-ministrator at P.O. Box 2069, Lake City, Florida 32056-1965, telephone (386) 755-4100 Ext. 250, not later than seven (7) days prior to the pro-ceeding. If hearing impaired, (TDD) 1-800-955-8771, or Voice (V) 1-800-955-8770, via Florida Relay Service.CLERK OF THE CIRCUITCOURTBy: B. ScippioDeputy ClerkATTORNEYFOR PLAINTIFF Mark A. BucklesButler & Hosch, P.A.3185 S. Conway Rd., Ste. EOrlando, Florida 32812(407) 381-520005534479August 30, 2012September 6, 2012 REGISTRATION OFFICTITIOUS NAMESWethe undersigned, being duly sworn, do hereby declare under oath that the names of all persons interest-ed in the business or profession carried on under the name of BIO TIME, L.L.C at 939 SWROANOKE TERRACE, FT. WHITE, FL32038Contact Phone Number: (386) 365-6778 and the extent of the interest of each, is as follows:Name: PHILLIPG. THACKERExtent of Interest: 50%by:/s/ PHILLIPG. THACKERName: JUDITH K. THACKERExtent of Interest: 50%by:/s/ JUDITH K. THACKERSTATE OF FLORIDACOUNTYOF COLUMBIASworn to and subscribed before me this 29th day of August, A.D. 2012.by:/s/ DOROTHYVOLTZ05534593SEPTEMBER 6 2012 IN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACIVILACTIONCASE NO.: 12-2010-CA-000384DIVISION: MFBENEFICIALFLORIDA, INC.,Plaintiff,Vs.DARYLK. WALDRON, et al,Defendant(s).NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN Pur-suant to an Order Rescheduling Foreclosure Sale dated August 16, 2012, and entered in Case No. 12-2010-CA-000384 of the Circuit Court of the Third Judicial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Florida in which Beneficial Florida Inc., is the Plaintiff and Daryl K. Waldron, Re-becca L. Waldron, Tenant #1 n/a/a Shelby Waldron, Tenant #2 n/k/a Daryl Waldron, are defendants, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash in/on on the third floor of the Columbia County Courthouse at 173 N.E. Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32055, Columbia County, Florida at 11:00 AM on the 19th day of September, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment of Foreclosure:PARCEL30, CROSS ROADS PHASE 2: SECTION 12, TOWN-SHIP6 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST: PARCEL30 OF AN UNRECORD-ED PLATOF CROSS ROADS PHASE 2, MORE PARTICULAR-LYDESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE ATTHE NORTH-EASTCORNER OF THE SOUTH-WEST1/4 OF SAID SECTION 12 AND RUN SOUTH 88 DEGREES 28 MINUTES 47 SECONDS WESTALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SOUTH 1/2 OF SAID SECTION 12, ADISTANCE OF 1632.27 FEETTOTHE POINTOF BEGINNING; THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 42 MINUTES 23 SECONDS EAST1301.77 FEETTO THE NORTH LINE OF A60 FOOTINGRESS-EGRESS EASEMENT; THENCE CONTINUE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 42 MINUTES 23 SECONDS EAST30 FEETTO THE CENTER LINE OF SAID EASEMENT, AND THE SOUTH LINE OF NORTHWEST1/4 OF SOUTHWEST1/4 OF SAID SECTION 12; THENCE CONTIN-UE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 42 MILegalNUTES 23 SECONDS EAST30 FEETTO THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID 60 FOOTEASEMENT; THENCE SOUTH 88 DEGREES 22 MINUTES 15 SECONDS WESTALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID EASEMENT325.75 FEET; THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 42 MINUTES 23 SECONDS WEST60 FEETTO THE NORTH LINE OF SAID EASEMENT; THENCE CONTINUE NORTH 00 DEGREES 42 MINUTES 23 SECONDS WEST1302.39 FEETTO THE NORTH LINE OF NORTHWEST1/4 OF SOUTHWEST1/4; THENCE NORTH 88 DEGREES 28 MI-NUTES 47 SECONDS EASTALONG SAID NORTH LINE 325.75 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING, CONTAINING 10.18 ACRES MORE OR LESS, SUB-JECTTO GRANTOR RETAINING APERPETUALNON-EXCLUSIVE INGRESS EGRESS EASEMENTOVER AND ACROSS THE SOUTH 60 FEETOF THE FORE-GOING DESCRIBED LAND. GRANTOR ALSO GRANTS TO GRANTEE APERPETUALNON-EXCLUSIVE INGRESS-EGRESS EASEMENTOVER AND ACROSS THATPORTION OF SECTION 11, TOWNSHIP6 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EASTAS LIES EASTOF OLD WIRE ROAD, SAID EASEMENTBEING 60 FEETIN WIDTH AND LYING 30 FEETON EACH SIDE OF THE EAST-WESTDIVIDING LINE BETWEEN THE NORTH AND SOUTH HALVES OF THE SOUTHEAST1/4 OF SAID SEC-TION 11. GRANTOR ALSO GRANTS TO GRANTEE A60 FOOTWIDE PERPETUALNON-EXCLUSIVE INGRESS-EGRESS EASEMENTLYING 30 FEETON EACH SIDE OF THE EAST-WESTDIVIDING LINE BETWEEN THE NORTH AND SOUTH HALVES OF THE SOUTHWEST1/4 OF SECTION 12, TOWNSHIP6 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST, LESS AND EXCEPTTHE EASTERN 1629.68 FEETTHEREOF, TO-GETHER WITH AMOBILE HOME LOCATED THEREON AS APERMANENTFIXTURE AND APPURTENANCE THERETO.A/K/A669 SWSCOUTGLN., FORTWHITE, FL32038-4011Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale.If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceed-ing, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assis-tance. Persons with a disability who need any accommodation in order to participate should call Jacquetta Bradley, ADACoordinator, Third Judicial Circuit, P.O. Box 1569, Lake City, Florida, at (386) 719-7428 within two (2) working days of your receipt of this notice, if you are hearing impaired call (800) 955-8771; if you are voice impaired, call (800) 955-8770. To file response please contact Columbia County Clerk of Court, 173 NE Hernando Ave., Lake City, FL32056-2069; Fax: (386) 758-1337.Dated in Columbia County, Florida this 17th day of August, 2012.Albertelli LawAttorney for PlaintiffP.O. Box 23028Tampa, FL33623(813) 221-474310-41499Clerk of the Circuit CourtColumbia County, FloridaBy: -sB. ScippioDeputy Clerk05534486August 30, 2012September 6, 2012 100Job Opportunities05534315The Lake City Reporter, a five-day daily in North Florida, seeks an outgoing individual to join our outside sales team. This person should be self-motivated with a strong desire to succeed and possess an enthusiastic personality. Experience preferred, but will train the right person. To apply for this position please send resume to Josh Blackmon Advertising Directorjblackmon@lakecityreporter.com 05534591Maintenance Person Convenience Store Group is seeking an experienced Maintenance person. A/C & Refrigeration, Electrical, plumbing and carpentry experience would be a plus. Competitive salary, bonus, paid holidays, vacation, company vehicle and opportunity to join a progressive and fast growing company Fax orEmail Resume to: dturner@fasttrackstores.com Fax 1-352-333-1161 BARTENDER NEEDED Experienced & Dependable, Must have your own phone & car. 386-752-2412 CDLClass A Truck Driver Flatbed exp. for F/TSE area. 3 years exp or more. Medical benefits offered. Contact Melissa or Sandy@ 386-935-2773 Looking for Dependable Forklift Repair Mechanic. Contact 758-1789 100Job OpportunitiesDeep South Forestry Is looking for individuals w/ 2 yrs experience to workFT. Must have valid FLDL/ clean CDL :Forestry Machine Operator Licensed CDLDriver Semi/Heavy Equip Mechanic 386-497-4248 KENNELPOSITION: 7:00-5:30, some weekends and holidays. Flexible schedule of 30-35 hrs/week. apply in person at Columbia Animal Hospital, 2418 S. Marion Ave, Lake City. No phone calls. Looking for Professional Experienced hardwood flooring Sand, Finisher & Installer. Exp. Professionals Need Apply. 758-1789 NOWHIRING!!! $1,500 Hiring Bonus We are now hiring experienced Class ADrivers •Excellent benefits package including health, dental and 401K. All applicants MUSTHave: •Class ACDLwith Tanker endorsements. •1 yr tractor-trailer experience with a t/t school certification or 2 yrs. tractor-trailer experience without the certification. •25 yrs or older Please apply online at floridarockandtanklines.com 1-866-352-7625.05533866We Need You Now FT/PT, Daily work, get paid in 72 hrs. Deliver the at&t Yellow Pages in the Lake City area. Must be 18 yrs+, have DL, vehicle & insurance. Call for more info (800) 422-1955 Ext. 1 8:00 A-4:30PMon-Fri www.DeliverPhoneBooks.com 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 Small historic non-denominational church with a heart for children is seeking a pianist for Sunday services. Please contact 904-259-4194 if interested. 120Medical EmploymentF/T MA,CNA or LPN needed For busy primary care office. M-F benefits available. Fax resume to 487-1232. Medical Office looking for full time employee in Optical. Experience preferred but not required. Will train. Send resume to 763 SW Main Blvd. Lake City, FL32025 120Medical Employment05534563Social Services Director Avalon Healthcare Center is currently accepting applications for the position of full time Social Services Director. BachelorDegree and Prior SNFExperience Preferred. Ability to work in fast paced environment with good organizational skills a must! Competitive Salary and Excellent benefits package. Please apply at Avalon Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. 1270 S.W. Main Blvd. Lake City, Florida 32025 386-752-7900 Fax resume to 386-752-8556 EOE RNS RECRUITMENT EVENT September11th – 12th, 2012 NORTHEASTFLORIDA STATE HOSPITAL(NEFSH) 7487 South State Road 121, Macclenny, Florida 32063 CURRENTRECRUITING / HIRING REGISTERED NURSES WITH MINIMUM OF 2 YEARS EXPERIENCE. OPPORTUNITY FOR EXPEDITED HIRING. EXCELLENTSTATE BENEFIT PACKAGE. PLEASE CALL AND RESERVE ADATE FOR SEPTEMBER 11TH OR 12TH, FOR THE 9:00 AM OPENING. CALLAPRILHOWARD AT (904) 259-6211, ATEXT. 1157. 120Medical EmploymentSame day application and interview. Applicant must have a valid Florida Registered Nursing License. Come prepared with resume, minimum of three (3) verifiable employment references and two (2) personal references, driver’s license, and Social Security card. Our 633 bed residential facility for mental health consumers is located 25 miles west of Jacksonville in Macclenny, Florida. In addition to general adult beds, NEFSH has a distinct part certified by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for the recovery of elderly persons. 240Schools & Education05534345Interested in a Medical Career?Express Training offers courses for beginners & exp • Nursing Assistant, $479next class08/20/2012• 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 REPORTER Classifieds In Print and On Linewww.lakecityreporter.com 755-5440Toplace your classified ad call

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LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDTHURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2012 5B Classified Department: 755-5440 _____________________________ Auctions _____________________________ GIGANTIC AUCTION, September 12-13, 2012, 3475 Ashley Rd., Montgomery, Alabama. Crawler tractors & loaders, hydraulic excavators, articulating dumps, roll-offs and truck-tractors, motor scrapers & graders, loader backhoes, wheel loaders, forklifts, trenchers, skid steers, paving & compaction, rollers, tri-tandem & single axle dumps, lowboys, skidders, feller bunchers, log loaders & trailers, farm tractors, travel trailers. Over 800 items will be sold! For details visit www.jmwood.com. J.M. Wood Auction Co., Inc. (334)264-3265. Bryant Wood Al lic#1137 _____________________________ Business Opportunities _____________________________ START NOW! OPEN RED HOT DOLLAR, DOLLAR PLUS, MAILBOX, DISCOUNT PARTY,DISCOUNT CLOTHING, TEEN STORE, FITNESS CENTER FROM $51,900 WORLDWIDE! WWW.DRSS20.COM (800)518-3064 _____________________________ Education _____________________________ MEDICAL OFFICE TRAINEES NEEDED! Become a Medical Ofce Assistant at SC Train!! No Experience needed! Online training gets you job ready! HS Diploma/GED & PC/Internet needed! (888)374-7294 _____________________________ Help Wanted _____________________________ Drivers Annual Salary $45K to $60K. Quarterly Bonus. Flexible hometime. Refrigerated and Dry Van Freight. CDL-A, 3 months current OTR experience. (800)414-9569. www.driveknight.com _____________________________ ATTN: DRIVERS…Apply Now, 13 Driver Positions Top 5% Pay, 401K, Great Insurance, New KW Conventionals, Need CDL Class A Driving Exp (877)258-8782 _____________________________ Experienced OTR Flatbed Drivers earn 50 up to 55 cpm loaded. $1000 sign on to qualied drivers. Home most weekends. Call: (843)266-3731 / www.bulldoghiway.com EOE _____________________________ DRIVER TRAINEES NEEDED NOW! Learn to drive for Stevens Transport! Earn $700 per week! No experience needed! Local CDL Training. Job Ready in just 15 days! (888)368-1964 _____________________________ Miscellaneous _____________________________ AIRLINES ARE HIRING Train for hands on Aviation Maintenance Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualied Housing available CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance (866)314-3769 _____________________________ NURSING CAREERS BEGIN HERE – GET TRAINED IN MONTHS, NOT YEARS. FINANCIAL AID IF QUALIFIED. HOUSING AVAILABLE. JOB PLACEMENT ASSISTANCE. CALL CENTURA INSTITUTE (877) 206-6559 _____________________________ MEDICAL CAREERS begin here -Train ONLINE for Allied Health and Medical Management. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualied. SCHEV certied. Call 888-203-3179 www. CenturaOnline.com _____________________________ OTR Drivers Wanted _____________________________ Drivers/ Class A Flatbed. GET HOME WEEKENDS! Up to 39/mi, Late model equipment & Big Miles! 1 year OTR Flatbed experience, (800)572-5489 x227, SunBelt Transport _____________________________ Drivers 100% Owner Operator Co. Pay increase / Home weekly, Regional & Dedicated Class A-CDL 1 yr. exp. in last 3 Call (800)695-9643 or www.driveforwatkins.com _____________________________ Satellite TV _____________________________ Promotional prices start at $19.99 a month for DISH for 12 months. Call Today and ask about Next Day Installation. (800)336-7043 _____________________________ Schools & Instruction _____________________________ MEDICAL BILLING TRAINING! T rain for Medical Billing Careers at SCTrain.edu No Experience Needed! Job placement assistance after training! HS/GED/PC Needed (888)872-4677 Week of September 3, 2012 2004 Ford F350 DuallyLariat, crew cab, 61,000 miles.$17,900 obo 386-755-0653 2006 Honda VTX 1300Exc. cond., loaded, driver back rest, side bags, windshield & lots more.$7,500 obo 386-758-2408386-697-3667 310Pets & Supplies 8 mth old Male Red nose Pit bull. Pet application Required. $100 Contact 386-466-7662 American Bull Dog pup. 10 month old male. $100 Pet application Required. Contact 386-466-7662 Best of Two Worlds Yorkiepoo Tiny 2 to 3 pounds at Maturity Call 867-0035 Bullmastiff Male 3 years old Pet Application Required. $100 Contact 386-466-7662 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. 402Appliances ELECTRIC RANGE Whirlpool, white, Good condition. $200 OBO 386-719-2161 408Furniture Oak Dinning Table with 4 chairs and two piece Hutch, like new. $395 Contact 752-7228. 430Garage Sales Large Sat 9/8, 7:30 ? HH items, Rugs, Clothes, Shoes, Patio furn, fishing items, Branford Hwy to Kirby Rd. 132 SWCrest Point CT Moving Sale Sat. 8/15, 8 am-? Furniture, HH items, books, lawn equip, too much to mention 284 SWWoodberry Ct. PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. 440Miscellaneous 4X8 ft Trailer Steel Frame Wood Bottom & Side $250.00 Call 386-754-0813 450Good Things to EatGREEN PEANUTS For Sale Graded and washed. $30.00 a bushel. 386-752-3434 630Mobile Homes forRent3BD/2BADWMH in Town Large Lot. CH/A. $500 + deposit. Contact 386-867-1538 640Mobile Homes forSale2013 DOUBLEWIDE $33,995 inc. set-up, trim-out & A/C Call 386-288-8379. 3BR/2BA28X64 in a great location, a lot of upgrades, fireplace. Only $2,500 down $399 a month. Call Paula at 386-752-1452 or E-mail ammonspaula@yahoo.com 5 LIKENew Mobile Homes!!! For under $30,000. MUSTSEE Call John T. 386-752-1452 BANK REPO 3BR/2BADoublewide ’09 Excellent condition. Only $999 down $377 a month. Call Paula 386-752-1452 or E-mail ammonspaula@yahoo.com BANK REPOS Several to choose from. Singles or Doubles. North Pointe Homes, Gainesville 352-872-5566. Coming in Daily and Selling Fast. BIG FAMILYSPECIAL! New 4/2 Jacobsen Super Sale $43,935 inc delivery and set up. Just 5 per month at this low price! Gainesville Hwy 441 Near Home Depot 352-872-5566. Saturday till 6 PM Sunday 10-3 Eastside Village Realty, Inc. @752-5290 MLS #81237 55+ retirement Living 2br/2ba Manufactured Home priced @ $51,000. Ready to move in MUSTSEE 2013 2x6 walls, R30 insulation, OSB wrap, house wrap, real wood cabinets, and thermal pain windows. Payment $399 per month call John T386-752-1452. Results Realty Brittany Stoeckert386-397-3473 Well maintained mobile on 10 acres. 2 car covered carport. $77,900 MLS#79417 Results Realty Brittany Stoeckert 386-397-3473 Home on 1 ac, Granite floors, Nice open kitchen & Fla. Room, beautiful yard, $129,000 MLS# 77292 640Mobile Homes forSaleTHIS MONTHSSPECIAL! New 2013 Jacobsen 3/2 $32,500 Factory Direct Price! Only 3 left at this low price. North Pointe Homes, Gainesville, Fl., Hwy 441. Call 352-872-5566. Now Open Sunday 10-3! WANTED…CASH PAID for your Mobile Home, Singlewide or Doublewide flood homes welcome. Call 386-288-8379 Palm Harbor VillageNew Homes Start at $39,900 $5k for your used mobile home Any condition 800-622-2832 ext 210 650Mobile Home & LandHallmark Real Estate APlace to Plat Stretch out & enjoy manufactured home on 1.9 acres. 2 bedroom w/ CH/A. $54,000 Call Nate Sweat 386-628-1552 Hallmark Real Estate HUD Home in Trenton! $40,000! 3/2, Needs Handyman www.hudhomestore.com Case #091-381778 Robin Williams 386-365-5146 Hallmark Real Estate Traffic Free Private Location DWon 5 acres. 40 yr Transferable Warranty! $58,900 MLS 80623. Paula Lawrence 386-623-1973 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRent 05534348We’ve got it all!WINDSONG APTS 2/2 $5363/2 $573 *Free afterschool program386-758-8455 1BR APT. Downtown Location, Clean. New Carpet $450 mo, plus Security. NO PETS. Call 386-755-3456 2 bedroom, 2 bath on golf course, $695 mth Call Michelle 752-9626 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/2BAw/garage 5 minutes from VAhospital and Timco. Call for details. 386-365-5150 ALandlord You Can Love! 2 br Apts $600. & up + sec. Great area. CH/Awasher/dryer hookups. 386-758-9351 or 352-208-2421 Amberwood Hills Apts. Private Patio area. Beautiful yard. Washer/dryer hkup. Free water & sewer. 1/1, 2/1. Move in special. 386-754-1800. wwwmyflapts.com Brandywine Apartments Now Renting 1, 2, & 3 bedrooms, CH/A. 386-752-3033 W. Grandview Ave. Equal Housing Opportunity TDD Number 1-800-955-8771 Columbia Arms Apt. located 1/2 mi from V.A. & Winn Dixie. Pet Friendly. Pool laundry & balcony. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com Efficiency with all utilities included. Close to the VA. (727)415-2207 Great area West of I-75, spacious deluxe 2br apts, some w/garage. W/D hookups & patio. $600-$750 plus Security. 386-965-3775 Greentree Townhouse Move In Madness. 2/1, 2/1.5. Free water & sewer. Balcony & patio. Laundry. Behind Kens on Hwy 90. 386-754-1800 wwwmyflapts.com Gorgeous, Lake View Convenient location. 2br/1ba Apartment. CH/A$450. mo $500 dep. No pets. 386-344-2170 Redwine Apartments Pets welcome. with 5 complexes, we have a home for you. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com TENANTS DREAM Newly remodeled, 2bd/1ba duplex w/ w/d hook up. Must see.Call for details 386-867-9231 Updated Apt, w/tile floors/fresh paint. Great area. 386-752-9626 Wayne ManorApts. Spacious 2bedroom washer/dryer. Behind Kens off Hwy 90. 386-754-1800 www .myflapts.com WindsorArms Apartments. Move in! 2/1, 2/1.5, 2/2. Pet Friendy. Free 200 ch. Dish. Washer/dryer hkup.386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com 720Furnished Apts. ForRentRooms forRent Hillcrest, Sands, Columbia. All furnished. Electric, cable, fridge, microwave. Weekly or monthly rates. 1 person $135, 2 persons $150. weekly 386-752-5808 730Unfurnished Home ForRent2 BRon 1/2 acre, close-in,clean. fence,carport,porch and enclosed room plus huge fam room. Appliance. $850 mo. NO SMOKING OR PETS. Avail Now (386) 256-6379 BEAUTIFUL 3BR/2 BA, 2 car garage, on 2 ac, 1,750 sqft Fort White “3 Rivers Estates” $950 mo 1st+last +sec. Call 305-345-9907. 750Business & Office RentalsForRent 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 805Lots forSale Eastside Village Realty, Inc. @752-5290 MLS #76668 Vacant Lot priced right @ $27,000 high & dry ready for you to build your dream home. Eastside Village Realty, Inc. @752-5290 MLS #80401 Vacant Lot Price @ $59,000 located on the Suwannee River High & dry ready to build your River home Eastside Village Realty, Inc. @752-5290 MLS #81200 Vacant lot on Lake Alligator in Carter Chase Site Built homes only priced @ $120,000 1ac lake front LOVELIESTLOT 1/2 Located in the Newest section of Plantation S/D 598 NWSavannah Drive. Call 386-397-6316 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. Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert386-397-3473 Nice 5 acres on River Rise, S/B (Homes only) Underground utilities. $65,000 MLS #76151 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert386-397-3473 Nice vacant lot in desirable river Community, $15,000 MLS #73268 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert 386-397-3473, Beautiful lot on Suwannee River. Property features stairway down to Suwannee. $35,000 MLS #78842 810Home forSale 3/2 Home South of town with tile floors, lush bedroom carpets, updated baths & fixtures, new counter tops. $99,900 MLS 81229 Call Robin Williams 386-365-5146 ACCESS REALTY Gorgeous views 3bd/3ba on Lake Montgomery. Elevator, fishing dock & jacuzzi.MLS 81438 $249,900. Patti Taylor 386-623-6896 810Home forSale ACCESS REALTY 10 acre square tract, High & Dry, OF Avail. w/ 25% down. Convenient Location MLS 81258$39,900. Patti Taylor 386-623-6896 ACCESS REALTY 10 acre square tract, High & Dry, O/F Avail. w/ 25% down. Convenient Location MLS 81258 $39,900. Patti Taylor 386-623-6896 ACCESS REALTY 43.64 acres wooded acreage in N.Columbia Cnty. Scenic & Private. MLS 74429 $89,900. Patti Taylor 386-623-6896 ACCESS REALTY Two story 1895 Victorian house w/ electrical upgrades throughout. double -deck porches, MLS 71594 $149,900. Patti Taylor 386-623-6896 ACCESS REALTY Spacious 4 bd/3ba Cypress Lake w/ 3643 sqft 1.25 acres on lake. Vaulted ceilings. MLS 81314 $279,900. Patti Taylor386-623-6896 BEAUTIFUL 3BR/2 BA, 2 car garage,1 ac, 1,750 sqft Fort White area “3 Rivers Estates” $125,000 River access. Call 305-345-9907. BRICK HOME that sparkles with like new! Fenced back yard with large oaks. Great location. $79,500 Call John Pierce 386-344-2472 Coldwell BankerBishop Agency Mayfair s/d, Brand New Brick, 3br/2ba split plan, covered porch MLS #80025, $171,900 Elaine Tolar 386-755-6488 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Private Estate, City Limits, 6 br/2 ba, 3 fireplaces, 39.7 acres included MLS# 76111, Mary Brown Whitehurst 965-0887 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Excellent location 3br/1b Recent remodeling (Kitchen & floors) $89,000. MLS# 79838, Mary Brown Whitehurst 965-0887 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty In Town, Screened in ground pool, FP, Workshop, New appliances. MLS# 115,900 Elaine Tolar 752-6488 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty 1bd/1ba, plant shed, workshop, located 2 mi off Hwy 129, $74,900. MLS# 81060, Sherry Ratliff 365-8414 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Piccadilly 3br/2b, Formal Dining & Bonus Room. $177,900. MLS# 81094 Neil Holton 984-5046 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Maintained home on a lake in Town, 4bd/3ba, great views, modern kitchen $269,000. Eastside Village Realty, Inc. @752-5290 #81280 55+ 3br/2ba dble car garage on lrg lot wooded bckyrd, just reduced to $139,900. Come check it out won't last long Eastside Village Realty, Inc. @752-5290 MLS #80737Brick home on 7.48 ac 3Br/2.5Ba a true show place home has a dbl carport, 2 car pole barn for your other toys. 810Home forSale Hallmark Real Estate Just Reduced! Brick 3/2 home on one acre Backyard fenced, sprinklersystem $114,900 MLS 80332 Call Jay Sears 386-867-1613 Hallmark Real Estate Pool & Lakefront Home on 7.95 acres. 30 X 60 workshop guest house, 4 bdrms-3-1/2 bths. MLS 80554. Janet Creel 386-719-0382 REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 4/33,786sq. ft., 2 Additional Rooms could be bedrooms, (Short Sales), $219,900. MLS#79905 REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 Two story, tons of sq footage, bdrms upstairs, 2 car carport $124,900. MLS#80555 REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 3br/2ba Upgraded DWMH on 5.1 acres. 1194 sqft 24x24 shed $124,900. MLS#80903 820Farms & AcreageOwner Financed land with only $300 down payment. Half to ten ac lots. Deas Bullard/BKLProperties 386-752-4339 www .landnfl.com 830Commercial PropertyCOMMERCIALBUILDING in great location near US 90 I-75 hub. On 1.8 acrescall Janet Creel 386719-0382 MLS 75778 Hallmark Real Estate Estate Sale Warehouse units on 5 acres in central location. Flexible sales terms or O/F. $279,000. Janet Creel 386-719-0382 860Investment Property2 ACRES of land with 8,000 sf. building. $80,000. Located in Olustee. Owner Financing possible. 904-318-7714. RESULTS REALTY, Brittany Stoeckert, 386-397-3473 Great Investment on main Rd, 2 units with 2BR/1B, $230,000 MLS# 79271 870Real Estate WantedI Buy Houses CASH! Quick Sale Fair Price 386-269-0605 880Duplexes 2/1 1300 sqft, duplex w/ gargage. totally refurbished,W/D hook up, CH/A, $680 mth Lease Req. 386-965-2407 or 386-758-5881 930Motorcycles ‘06 HONDA VTX 1300 Excellent condition. Loaded with everything. Driver back rest, side bags, windshield & lots more. $7000 OBO Bob (h)758-2408 or (c)697-3667 940Trucks 1997 CHEVY Z-71, 4X4, Alpine Stereo, New Transmission & A/C, toolbox, push bar, 5th wheel/reese hitch, New tinted windows, Seat Covers, Excellent Condition $7,600 OBO 386-755-1559 2004, F-350 Dually, Lariat, crew cab, 61,000 miles, 20 ton Fifth wheel, hidden pop-up goose neck hitch, w/ truck topper, chrome brush guard REDUCED $17,500 OBO 386-755-0653. Retail Value $20,800 w/o options 950Cars forSale 2006 HUNDAI Tiburon GT Coupe 2D 5speed manual trans. 43,000 actual miles. Good Condition. $9,500 (386)-466-7778 951Recreational VehiclesRV1997 Pace Arrow (Fleetwood) 34 ft sleeps 6, Gen, New fuel Pump. Good Condition $13,000 OBO 386-965-0061 755-5440Toplace your classified ad call PublishedMonthlybythe Lake City Reporter

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The Panthers beat host Santa Fe High, 39-7, last week in what has become a traditional opening match up for the Alachua County teams. That followed 44 points Newberry put on Interlachen High in the kickoff classic game. RaKheem Hoyt, an hon orable mention all-state run ning back last year, rushed for 161 yards on 14 car ries against the Raiders and scored four touchdowns. His longest TD run was 12 yards, as the Panthers rolled up 437 yards on the ground. Jimmy McCoy added 94 yards on eight carries with touchdown runs of 19 and six yards. Travyaun Presley ran 11 times for 93 yards. Newberry is in District 7-1A. The Panthers were 2-8 in 2011. At Fort White last year, the game was tied 7-7 at the half and the Indians scored in each of the next two quarters for a 21-7 vic tory. Fort White outgained the Panthers 203-170 yards. Quarterback Andrew Baker was 5-of-8 for 56 yards and scored on a five-yard run. Hoyt gained 46 yards against Fort White on 13 carries. Quarterback Brandon Herbert, back this year, was 5-of-11 passing for 44 yards with one intercep tion. Fort White and Newberry have squared off every year since 2003. Indians head coach Demetric Jackson is 4-1 against the Panthers, winning the last four years as Fort White has taken a 5-4 lead in the series. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City Reporter Fort White Highs Shayne Newman crosses the goal line for a score against Hamilton County High. ASSOCIATED PRESS Florida State cornerback Xavier Rhodes (27) and safety Karlos Williams (9) celebrate after breaking up a pass on Saturday in Tallahassee. Even without Jenkins, Seminoles still loaded at DE By BRENT KALLESTAD Associated Press TALLAHASSEE Sixthranked Florida State hasnt played its second game of the season yet and has already lost two key defen sive players for the year. The teams defensive leader, senior pass rushing star Brandon Jenkins, suf fered a season-ending bro ken foot in Florida States 69-3 win over Murray State last weekend just a month after senior cor nerback and punt return specialist Greg Reid was kicked off the team. Coach Jimbo Fisher said Wednesday hes confident the Seminoles have enough talent to help offset the loss of Jenkins, who picked up his first sack of the sea son before breaking his left foot in the second quarter. Jenkins is sixth all-time at Florida State with 22 1/2 career sacks just three shy of overtaking Seminole standout Ron Simmons for third all-time. Its going to affect us because you dont replace a Brandon Jenkins, but hope fully we adapt as a team, Fisher said. Backup senior defen sive end Cornellius Tank Carradine picked up the slack in Jenkins absence with nine tackles and one sack in the win over Murray State. We were fortunate to have Carradine in there, Fisher said. Tank is a great college player and well think hell be a good NFL player too. Carradine moves into Jenkins starting role Saturday against Savannah State while Atlantic Coast Conference defensive lineman of the week Bjoern Werner holds down the other starting end spot. Weve always felt we had three great ends, Fisher said. Theyre all the same caliber of player ... big-time players. Carradine had 5 1/2 sacks last season when he spelled either Jenkins or Werner, who already has 14 1/2 career sacks one game into his junior season. Theyll all be NFL play ers and very highly drafted in my opinion, Fisher said. I think it messes you up a little bit at depth wise, but we have some talented guys behind them. Fifth-year senior Toshmon Stevens, a spe cial teams player, and red shirt freshman Giorgio Newberry will move into the top backup roles and Fisher will re-evaluate his earlier plan to redshirt freshmen Mario Edwards Jr., and Chris Casher. Fisher said over the weekend that hed hoped to redshirt both Edwards and Casher, but now thinks hell need to get one or both ready to play this year. Sophomore Nick Waisome started against Murray State in Reids old spot at cornerback, but is battling to hold off fresh man Ronald Darby for play ing time. Darby had a pair of pass breakups in his debut Saturday.