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By BRANDON LARRABEE The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE A pension bill headed toward the Senate floor could spark a confrontation with House leaders over the future of the state employees retirement sys tem, though senators say theyre confident they can come up with a compromise. On a nearly party-line vote, the Senate Appropriations Committee sent the measure (SB 1392) to the Senate floor. Sen. Jeremy Ring, DMargate, joined 13 Republicans on the panel in supporting the bill; the other five Democrats opposed it. The Senate proposal has attract ed more support than a more con tentious House plan that would shut the traditional, defined ben efit plan to new public employees and force them into a 401(k)-style defined contribution system. Instead, the Senate propos al would change the default for employees who dont select a plan in a set period of time to the defined contribution system, lengthen the vesting period for employees who choose the defined benefit plan and give a discount on contribu tions to employees who enter the investment option. Compared to what we might be facing from the other chamber, this is certainly a much better option for us, said Gary Rainey, president of Florida Professional Firefighters. Some retired workers still oppose the changes in the Senate bill, but the unions who appeared at the committee meeting largely backed the overhaul. Republicans knocked away a handful of Democratic amend ments, including one that would have undone the change to the default option. Sen. Eleanor Sobel, D-Hollywood, said public employ ees who choose the defined contri bution plan often end up with tens of thousands of dollars less in their pensions. Opinion ............... 4A People ................. 2A Obituaries ............. 5A Advice & Comics ....... 4-5B Puzzles ............... 4-5B TODAY IN PEOPLE Comedian hurt in diving mishap. COMING SUNDAY Local news roundup. 71 41 Partly cloudy WEATHER, 2A CALL US: (386) 752-1293 SUBSCRIBE TO THE REPORTER: Voice: 755-5445 Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 138, No 303 Lake City ReporterFRIDAY & SATURDAY, MARCH 29 & 30, 2013 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | 75LAKECITYREPORTER COM WEEKEND EDITION March 30 Egg hunt The second annual Easter Egg Hunt, sponsored by the Lake City-Columbia County Chamber of Commerce, will be from 10 a.m. to noon at Wilson Park. Back by popu lar demand, Shana Banana will provide the childrens entertainment. Bellamy Beaver, the mascot for the Ichetucknee Partnership, will also be in attendance. He will open the egg hunt and have giveaways for the children. Easter activities Gold Standard Lodge 167 will hold its annual Easter activities from 12:45 to 2:30 p.m. at Annie Mattox Park. There will be fun, games, food and prizes. For more information, call Mike Kelly at (386) 867-6675. Egg hunt There will be a childrens Easter egg hunt at 3:30 p.m. at Huntsville United Methodist Church on Lake Jeffrey Road, followed by a potluck supper on the grounds. March 31 Resurrection Sunday Glad Tidings Assembly of God, 1571 E. Duval St., will have Resurrection Sunday services at 10:30 a.m. Church youth will present a skit. Daniel and Mona Harris will present special music, and Evangelist Jim Willett of Michigan will deliver the word. For more information, call (386) 365-1533 or visit online on Facebook or at gtlakecity. org. Easter service Wellborn Baptist Church will have an Easter service beginning at 10:30 a.m. The church choir will perform It Would Take a Cross, followed by a worship ser vice. The church is on U.S. 90 at Lowe Lake Road in Wellborn. Visit our website at www.wellbornbaptist. com or call (386) 963-2231 for more details. Resurrection Sunday Faith in Christ Anglican Church invites the com munity to experience Resurrection Sunday at 10 a.m. The church is at 282 Magical Terrace. For more information, call Father Don Wilson at (386) 2089882. Sunrise service Wellborn United Methodist Church will have an Easter Sonrise service at 7 a.m. at the Wellborn Community Association park west of County Road 250 in Wellborn. The Rev. Matt Dillard, pastor of the Glory to God Ministries in Wellborn, and Dr. Parker, pastor of the Wellborn and Huntsville UM churches, along with Pastor James Jones of Allen Chapel in Wellborn, will conduct the service. A free public break fast will be offered at the Wellborn UMC fellowship hall following the service. Big gun push by Obama By ALAN FRAM Associated Press WASHINGTON President Barack Obama urged lawmak ers Thursday to remember the children gunned down in America and not get squishy in the face of powerful forces against gun control legislation, as supporters struggle to win over moderate Democrats before a Senate vote expected next month. Obama, flanked by grim-faced mothers who have lost their chil dren to guns, said Washington must do something after the tragic mass shooting in Newtown, Conn., three months ago. He called out to the families of four children killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School sitting in his audience. Shame on us if weve forgot ten, Obama said. I havent for gotten those kids. Obamas event comes as gun control legislation faces an uncer tain future, even though more than 80 percent of people say in poll ing they support expanded back ground checks. Backed by a $12 million TV advertising campaign financed by New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, gun control groups scheduled rallies around the country Thursday aimed at pressuring senators to back the President chastises Congress for inaction after mass shootings. Wreck on U.S. 90 DEREK GILLIAM/ Lake City Reporter A 19-year-old man (seated) was driving west on U.S. 90 when he said he either hit something in the road or ran into the curb, causing him to lose control of his car and hit a minivan in the the eastbound lane of U.S. 90 about 3:30 p.m. Thursday. The minivan was waiting to turn at the traffic light at the intersection of Real Road. The col lision tore the wheel off the mans car, but his vehicle continued across U.S. 90 before coming to a rest in front of the Scottish Inn. The minivan had children inside, but no one involved in the crash appeared to be seriously injured, police said. Storm damage reaches $500K Pension overhaul bill moves County officials still calculating costs of weekend storms. By TONY BRITT firstname.lastname@example.org Storms that ravaged the area during the weekend resulted in at least $500,000 worth of damage to homes and businesses, according to preliminary estimates from Columbia County officials. Were estimating that the damage from the weekend, in extremely preliminary estimates, was $500,000 to $600,000 is how its looking right now, Shayne Morgan, county emer gency management director, said Thursday afternoon. Thats just based on stuff we could see from the outside. It doesnt take into account what may have happened structurally inside the home and everything. The estimates dont take into account anything that may have happened inside the home or structurally to the home, he said. That may cause those numbers to go up. Were just going based off what weve seen from the out side, looking at the homes our damage assessment teams visited over weekend. Damage assessment teams were out for several days look ing at storm damage to homes and businesses in the area. According to their reports, at least 50 homes and five busi nesses were damaged by the storm. A series of severe thun derstorm caused significant damage to Lake City neigh borhoods Saturday, when straight-line winds toppled trees, downed power lines, caused localized flooding and interrupted power to thou sands of Florida Power and Light customers. The storms dumped 4 to 6 inches of rain on the county when it blew through, packing wind gusts as high as 70 mph. American Red Cross offi cials were helping at least 19 families impacted by the storm. County officials said there was no damage to any county vehicles, buildings or infra structure caused by the storm, Morgan DAMAGE continued on 3A GUNS continued on 3A Senate panel votes out plan considered less drastic than Houses. Bribery attempt alleged By AMANDA WILLIAMSON email@example.com A Union County man faces charges of bribery, loitering and marijuana possession after allegedly attempting to pay a Columbia County Sheriffs Deputy not to arrest him. During Deputy Patrick Smyths arrest of Julian Merriex, 18, for loitering and possession, the suspect attempted to bribe Smyth in an attempt to get the officer to let him go, according to an arrest report. Smyth arrived at 289 SE DEREK GILLIAM /Lake City Reporter Adeon Farmer (left) and Ken Merrick (right) take a break from playing with hula hoops at Richardson Community Center on Thursday while they wait with other kids for the Easter egg hunt to begin. A different sort of hoops ARREST continued on 3A PENSIONS continued on 3A 1A
CORRECTION The Lake City Reporter corrects errors of fact in news items. If you have a concern, question or suggestion, pleas e call the executive editor. Corrections and clarifications will run in this space. And thanks for reading. PEOPLE IN THE NEWS Celebrity Birthdays Q Host John McLaughlin (The McLaughlin Group) is 86. Q Comedian Eric Idle is 70. Q Composer Vangelis (Chariots of Fire) is 70. Q Singer Bobby Kimball of Toto is 66. Q Actor Brendan Gleeson (Harry Potter) is 58. Q Actor Christopher Lambert (Highlander) is 56. Q Singer Perry Farrell of Porno for Pyros and Janes Addiction is 54. Q Comedian Amy Sedaris is 52. Q Model Elle Macpherson is 50. Q Singer-harmonica player John Popper of Blues Traveler is 46. Q Actress Lucy Lawless is 45. AROUND FLORIDA Vehicle fee cut gets panel OK TALLAHASSEE A unanimous Senate panel has cleared a proposal to roll back the fees for automobile registrations a move that could save Florida drivers $225 mil-lion a year. The Senate Appropriations commit-tee approved the bill (SB 7132) on Thursday. It would reduce the annual cost to register a vehicle by $12. The state would make up the lost money by get-ting rid of a tax break to insurance companies. It lets them avoid tax on up to 15 percent of their Florida employees sala-ries. The insurance industry and the business lobby oppose the bill, but many senators said it was time to put money back in the pockets of average Floridians.Foreclosure bill moves in House TALLAHASSEE A bill to speed up Floridas residential mortgage fore-closure process is headed to the state House floor. The measure (HB 87) won approval from the House Judiciary Committee on a 12-6 vote Thursday in its last com-mittee stop before a loom-ing vote in the full House. Rep. Kathleen Passidomo, R-Naples, says her bill is aimed at unclog-ging the foreclosure pro-cess in a state thats been swamped by foreclosures. Passidomo says the bill offers guarantees to make sure that borrowers with a meritorious defense will be heard in court. One provision added to the bill would allow judges on senior status to hear foreclosure cases. The bill proposes several changes to the proce-dures governing foreclo-sures in Florida. Surveys indicate that Florida still has about a quarter of the nations foreclosures.Speaker defends tuition hike TALLAHASSEE State House Speaker Will Weatherford is defending a push by the Florida House to hike university and col-lege tuition six percent. The House has included the hike in budget propos-als that were unveiled this week. This puts the House at odds with Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Senate. Scott this week called a tuition hike a tax on fami-lies. The governor also noted that tuition has been going up steadily the last several years. But Weatherford told the Florida Board of Governors on Wednesday that students and families are spending as much each year on tuition as they are on their cell-phones. The board is the panel that oversees the state university system. The House and Senate have until early May to pass a new state budget.Woman bilked Medicaid of $3M ORLANDO An Orange County woman is facing charges after she allegedly bilked $3 million from the state Medicaid system. Attorney General Pam Bondi said Wednesday that authorities had arrested Janie Vittini. Vittini, the owner of Improving Together, Inc., has been accused of billing Medicaid for mental health services that her company never provided. Medicaid is a program that provides health care services to the poor. Investigators accuse Vittini of using the money received from Medicaid to purchase luxury vehicles, trips and jewelry, includ-ing Cadillac Escalades, a Ducati Superbike, a seven-person Carnival cruise, a trip to Cozumel, Mexico, and more than $175,000 of Luis Vuitton products. Comedian hurt in diving mishap SIOUX FALLS, S.D. C omedian Louie Anderson says hes been in pain all week from a recent diving mishap during a taping of the ABC celebrity diving show Splash. Anderson, who weighs more than 400 pounds, was trying to do a flip from the 5-meter board when he slammed into the water, landing on his face and chest. If I were lying down right now, you would have to help me up, the 60-year-old Anderson said Wednesday. Its been almost a week and it still hurts almost as much. Anderson, who skipped diving practice Tuesday night to take the stage in Sioux Falls, S.D., for a show benefiting the Brennan Rock & Roll Academy, said he asked the Splash staff after the accident if he was suf-fering internal bleeding or damage but was told no. They said, Thats your abs. Youve never worked them, Anderson joked. The last time I worked them was when I was strug-gling to get out of my mother. That was it, and I havent worked them since. The American version of Splash, a surprise hit that originated in Europe, has Olympic gold medalist Greg Louganis coaching a diverse cast of celebrities that includes Detroit Lions lineman Ndamukong Suh, 2012 Miss Alabama Katherine Webb, basketball great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and former Baywatch star Nicole Eggert.Charlie Daniels has pacemaker surgery NEW YORK A representative for Charlie Daniels says the 76-year-old country singer is recovering after having a pacemaker implanted Thursday. Daniels was diagnosed Monday with a mild case of pneumonia. Tests at a Nashville, Tenn.-area hospital revealed that he needed a pacemaker to regulate his heart rate. Hes sched-uled to be released Friday. Daniels said in a statement that hes feeling better and looking forward to spending Easter with his family. His Saturday and Sunday performances at Middle Tennessee State University have been canceled. Concerts with his band on April 5 in Englewood, N.J., and April 6 in Newark, Ohio, have been canceled and will be rescheduled. His tour will resume April 11 in Lynchburg, Va. Daniels has been a member of the Grand Ole Opry for five years. His hits include The Devil Went Down to Georgia.First female Secret Service head sworn in WASHINGTON Veteran Secret Service agent Julia Pierson has been sworn in as the agencys first female director. During an Oval Office ceremony, President Barack Obama said Pierson is breaking the mold in the male-dominated agency. 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Q Associated Press ASSOCIATED PRESSReal estate agents who won $1 million in the Powerball pose for a photograph Thursday in Plantation. The 12 agents at Keller Williams Partners Realty in Plantation joined the office pool for last Saturdays Powerball drawing, pitching in $20 each. Daniels Pierson2A
Margarita Glenn at 12:30 p.m. in response to a call about suspicious unoc cupied vehicle parked in front of the houses drive way, the report read. As Smyth inspected the vehi cle, a barking dog alerted him to an approaching man, Merriex. Merriex identified him self as the driver of the vehicle. He told the offi cers that he was visiting friends, but said he did not know their names. When asked where his friends lived, he said he did not know where they lived. Smyth then arrested Merriex for loitering and prowling, A search of Julians clothes revealed a pipe commonly used to smoke marijuana. Smyths back-up, Cpl. Damon, contacted Mary Bass, the owner of house where Merriexs vehicle was parked, but at this time the suspect began to beat his head against Smyths patrol car. Merriex said he would tell the officers anything they wanted to know, and it would be the truth, the report said. According to the report, Merriex was hanging out with two friends, Justin and Lee, but he was trying to see a local girl, Ashlyn. When asked why he was parked at the end of the driveway, Merriex said it was because he was not allowed at Ashlyns house this time of the night. Bass informed the offi cers that she knew that Merriex visited people, including Ashlyn, in the area. While waiting for Merriexs mother to arrive to take the vehicle home, the suspect asked if he could pay Smyth $1,000 to avoid arrest. Smyth told him he would not take the money, and that he was under arrest. Merriex was transport ed to Columbia County Detention Facility without incident. LAKE CITY REPORTER NEWS FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MARCH 29 & 30, 2013 3A GUNS: Congress told Dont get squishy ... Continued From Page 1A effort. Obama said the upcom ing vote is the best chance in more than a decade to reduce gun violence. He encouraged Americans, especially gun owners, to press lawmakers home from a congressional spring break to turn that heartbreak into something real. Dont get squishy because time has passed and its not on the news every single day, Obama said. Moderate Senate Democrats like Mark Pryor of Arkansas and Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota are shunning Bloomberg as a meddling outsider while stressing their allegiance to their own voters views and to gun rights. While saying they are keeping an open mind and that they support keeping guns from crimi nals and people with mental disorders, some moderates are avoiding specific com mitments they might regret later. I do not need someone from New York City to tell me how to handle crime in our state. I know that we can go after and prosecute criminals without the need to infringe upon the Second Amendment rights of lawabiding North Dakotans, Heitkamp said this week, citing the constitutional right to bear arms. Heitkamp does not face re-election next year, but Pryor and five other Senate Democrats from Republican-leaning or close ly divided states do. All six, from Southern and Western states, will face voters whose deep attachment to guns is unshakeable not to mention opposition from the still-potent National Rifle Association, should they vote for restrictions the NRA opposes. We have a politically savvy and a loyal voting bloc, and the politicians know that, said Andrew Arulanandam, spokesman for the NRA, which claims nearly 5 million paying members. The heart of the Senate gun bill will be expanded requirements for federal background checks for gun buyers, the remaining primary proposal pushed by Obama and many Democrats since 20 firstgraders and six women were shot to death in December at an elementary school in Newtown, Conn. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid of Nevada has said there arent enough votes to approve a ban on assault weapons, while prospects are uncertain for a prohi bition on large-capacity ammunition magazines. Background checks apply only to sales by the nations roughly 55,000 federally licensed gun dealers. Not covered are private trans actions like those at gun shows and online. PENSIONS: Senate panel advances bill Continued From Page 1A That could mean the difference between a secure retirement or out living your savings and being forced to rely on the public services and possibly Medicaid, Sobel said. But Sen. Wilton Simpson, the Trilby Republican sponsoring the pension bill, said defaulting workers into the investment plan makes sense, because they are those less likely to be paying attention and more likely to change jobs before the vesting period for the traditional plan passes. This gives them a better oppor tunity to work four or five years in a career, and then change and take their assets with them, Simpson said. House Speaker Will Weatherford, R-Wesley Chapel, has made clos ing the defined benefit plan to new employees a top priority for the ses sion. But that measure is seen as unlike ly to pass the Senate. Still, Senate President Don Gaetz said Wednesday that he thinks theres still time to work out a deal -with Simpsons bill as a possible template for a compromise. I think its possible that we could wind up with no bill, but I think its more likely that well wind up with something that achieves the speak ers goals and I share those goals but at the same time earns enough votes to pass the Senate, said Gaetz, R-Niceville. Weatherford said last week that Simpsons bill is better than the status quo. The Senate Appropriations Committee didnt take up another measure (SB 458) that would over haul some local pension plans for law enforcement and firefighters. But Ring, a sponsor of the measure, said the committee simply ran out of time and he didnt believe that foul play was involved. I hope it comes up next week, he said. ARREST: Man charged Continued From Page 1A DAMAGE: Losses in county estimated at $500K plus Continued From Page 1A but they have not tabu lated the overtime costs for cleanup and recovery work. Morgan said crews were still out Thursday afternoon doing cleanup. City officials estimate the city will pay $10,000 to $15,000 in overtime and associated costs for cleanup and other work associated with storm damage. Wendell Johnson, city manager, said the projected costs for overtime hours was already built into the citys budget. Other than the over time, I dont think that were going to have any applications for any dam age to the city, he said. Its just the overtime, and really, we build that into our budget anyway. Johnson said no city vehicles or buildings were damaged by the storm, but there was infrastructure damage when a lightning strike ruptured a water main line that was at least five feet underground near the Target facility. Keith Hampton, city director of distribution and collections, said the 12-inch water main was damaged by a lightning strike which caused a 188-inch split. It took us about eight hours to get it repaired, he said, noting the estimated repair cost was approxi mately $1,500. Elaine Hinsdale, FPL spokeswoman, did not have a financial estimate for the damage done to FPL equip ment by the storm. There was extensive damage with debris, she said. We brought in additional resources from Miami and West Palm to help with the clearing, debris and vegetation removal and to restore power. Hinsdale said about 9:30 to 10 a.m. Monday around 99.9 percent of its custom ers in Lake City had power restored. At aftermath of the storms on Saturday, 5,500 custom ers were without power, according to FPL officials. On Sunday, another storm caused about 2,300 cus tomers to lose power. FPL crews worked through the night, safe ly, to restore power, Hinsdale said, noting they were incredibly large trees downed and most of the repair work was just restringing the lines. She said not many power poles or transformers were destroyed. Trees and power lines dont agree when you have a bad storm with heavy winds, Hinsdale said. ASSOCIATED PRESS President Barack Obama urges Congress to take action on measures to protect children from gun violence, while speaking in the East Room of the White House in Washington on Thursday. Standing with Obama are Vice President Joe Biden, and, according to the White House, law enforcement officials, victims of gun violence, and others the White House did not want to name. Catching some waves Adam Steinberg of Flagstaff, Ariz., helps his Dog Booker D. Surfdog catch a wave Thursday afternoon in Cocoa Beach, as they get ready for this weekends East Coast Dog Surfing Championships held during the Easter Surf Festival at the Cocoa Beach Pier. ASSOCIATED PRESS Scott, House speaker clash over tuitions By GARY FINEOUT Associated Press TALLAHASSEE Gov. Rick Scott has made his opposition to tuition hikes for college students wellknown in the last several months. He has repeat edly said that he worries that the cost of a college education is getting too high in the state. This is a tax, its a tax on students, its a tax on families, Scott told report ers earlier this week. But Scotts opposition has done little to dissuade the Florida House from proposing a 6-percent tuition hike. House Speaker Will Weatherford on Thursday strongly defended the move, which would gen erate an estimated $37 million for the states 12 public universities. Our students and our parents are spending as much money on their cellphones a year as they are paying for tuition, Weatherford said. Weatherford, who made his remarks before the Florida Board of Governors, also said that the states overall tuition rate for university stu dents remains among the lowest in the country. The board is the appointed panel that oversees the university system. Florida charges under graduate students an average in-state rate of $6,232 a year which ranks about 41st in the nation, according to data compiled by the State University System of Florida. We think to just take tuition off the table and ignore the fact that we are ranked so low ... is not right, Weatherford said. 3A Community Concerts of Lake City Live Arts Series 2012-2013 AT LEVY PERFORMING ARTS CENTERFLORIDA GATEWAY COLLEGE Contact: Community Concerts of Lake City, Inc for further information (386) 466-8999 www.communityconcerts.info 4:2Five An instrumental band without instruments Whats an instrumental band with no instruments? Its neither magic nor make believe. Its simply the voices of ve guys: Ryan, Earl, Geo, Danny and Layne known better as 4:2Five. Theyve come together to create a new form of entertainment, singing songs we all love, from the s to the tunes of today including Journeys Dont Stop Believing, Queens Dont Stop Me Now and Three Dog Nights Joy to the World. From the trumpet to the drums, youll hear it all from their voices without a glimpse of shiny brass or drumsticks scattered on the oor. New Life Outreach Ministries Easter Celebration Join us for: Free Bounce houses Easter egg hunt Prizes to win Free dinner on grounds Service starts at 11 a.m For more information call: Pastor Russell McDaniel at 438-5157 Bro. Ken at 386-288-8044 Hwy 47, First church North of I-75
W hen meeting with King Abdullah II in Jordan last Friday, President Barack Obama was gracious enough to mention the monarchs great-grandfather, King Abdullah I, who gave his life in the name of peace. To Western ears, that sounded like a tribute. To Arab and Muslim ears, it may have sounded like a warning. To understand why, its necessary to dip into the history that Westerners seldom learn and Middle Easterners seldom forget. What we now call Jordan was for centuries a backwater of the Ottoman Empire, the last of the great Islamic caliphates. Ottoman forces made the mistake of fighting on the losing side in World War I. Defeat precipitated the collapse of the empire and the dis-solution of the caliphate. Ottoman lands were divided between the British and the French. The territory east of the Jordan River, referred to as Transjordan, became part of the British Mandate of Palestine. In Arabia, fierce warriors of the Saudi clan overthrew the Hashemite clan. Displaced Hashemites were installed by the British in Transjordan. Abdullah who had fought against the Ottomans was named Emir of Transjordan in 1921. A quarter-century later, when the Palestinian Mandate was dissolved, a fully independent Hashemite Kingdom of Transjordan was found-ed with Abdullah on the throne. He opposed the establishment of Israel, and his Arab Legion was among the five armies that attempted to crush the fledgling Jewish state in 1948. In April 1949, Abdullah changed his countrys name to what it is today: the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Officially, it remained at war with Israel. Unofficially, Abdullah recognized that a long and bloody conflict with his western neighbor would benefit no one. In 1951, as he was leaving the al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, he was assassinated by Mustafa Ashu, a member the Jihad al-Muqaddas, the Army of the Holy War. Winston Churchill said: I deeply regret the murder of this wise and faithful Arab ruler, who never deserted the cause of Britain and held out the hand of reconciliation to Israel. You see my point? Imagine you are Mahmoud Abbas, president of the Palestinian Authority. You know that making peace with Israel will bring you the praise of British prime ministers and American pres-idents. Perhaps you understand that peace would be in the best interest of your people. But you also are keenly aware that serious peace-making will place you and members of your family in severe peril. Egypts President Anwar Sadat is another example of that danger. OPINION Friday & Saturday, March 29 & 30, 2013 www.lakecityreporter.com 4A Lake City Reporter Serving Columbia County Since 1874 The Lake City Reporter is published with pride for residents of Columbia and surrounding coun-ties 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 Jim Barr, Associate Editor Sue Brannon, Controller Dink NeSmith, President Tom Wood, Chairman W elcome to Gov. Rick Scotts re-election nightmare: He runs for a second term, and his chief rivals per-ceived weakness somehow becomes his chief rivals most surprising strength. That rival would be Charlie Crist, former governor. He hasnt announced he wants his old job back, but he has raised his profile, hitting the lecture circuit and turn-ing up on TV news shows. Sure looks like politicking. After governing as a Republican, Crist became an independent and then switched to the Democratic Party. That earned him the enmity of Republicans statewide, who denounced him as a turncoat and an unprincipled flip-flopper. Weve criticized him on this editorial page, too. But not everyone is a Republican. In a survey of 1,000 registered Florida voters conducted in mid-March by the Quinnipiac (Conn.) University Polling Institute, Crist won a hypothetical 2014 race against Scott. Fifty percent of the respondents wanted Crist; only 34 percent wanted Scott. Heres the bombshell: Half of the respondents said Crists switch to the Democratic Party showed he is a practical fellow. Considerably less, 40 percent, had a problem with it. Those numbers, said Peter Brown, assistant director of the institute, indicate Republicans will have a tough job turning around Crists lead over Scott by remind-ing voters of Crists evolution. Republicans will have a tough job anyway. Voters have never warmed up to Rick Scott. They elected him over Democrat Alex Sink, but the Quinnipiac poll shows theyd pick Sink today, 45 percent to 34 percent. Its not that Scott hasnt tried. Hes done his share of flip-flopping, most recently changing positions on Medicaid expan-sion and teacher pay raises, in an obvious attempt to seem moderate. His reward? Fellow Republicans call him a RINO and legislators ignore his proposals. Poor Rick Scott. His weaknesses arent turning into strengths. Theyre just ... weaknesses. Gov. Scotts re-election nightmare Hows that diet working for you? ANOTHER VIEW LETTERS POLICY Letters to the Editor should be typed or neatly written and double spaced. Letters should not exceed 400 words and will be edited for length and libel. Letters must be signed and include the writers name, address and telephone number for verification. Writers can have two letters per month published. Letters and guest columns are the opinion of the writers and not necessarily that of the Lake City Reporter BY MAIL: Letters, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056; or drop off at 180 E. Duval St. downtown. BY FAX: (386) 752-9400. BY EMAIL: email@example.com H eres the bad news: Diets fail! Statistically, folks who go on a seri-ous weight-loss diet fail. They either try too hard, and lose to hunger, or lose too fast and doom themselves to gain it all backand then some. Im not an expert on nutrition, but research shows that there are certain proven principles we can depend upon for successful weight control and for attaining and maintaining a healthy body weight. Why do diets fail? Significant changes in our diet can be too severe for the body and mind to accept without a fight. The body responds by dumping hungry hor-mones into the bloodstream. Also, when cells dont get the calories they require, they actually begin to starve. It goes without saying, this can be painful. When we eat less food, theres an accompanying loss of nutrition: vitamins, minerals protein, carbo-hydrates, fats, and fiber. Theyre all needed for proper nutrition. Lack of nutrition drives the body to demand more food. Hunger wins. How about these low carb diets? Not good for long-term results. Carbs not only provide calories, but they function to control water metabolism. So on a low-carb diet, you can lose a pound a daybut, its mainly water loss. Without car-bohydrates to control water metabo-lism, your body cant store water. Its possible to become dangerously dehydrated. Then when you return to regular meals, your body quickly regains the water, and you gain it all back. Heres the good news: You can use proven scientific principles to lose weight and maintain that healthy weight. The best way to healthy weight control is a healthy diet. We need all the proper nutrients: protein, carbs, fats, (yes, we even need fats!) vitamins, minerals, and fiber. Avoid convenience foods or snack food. Food companies add sugar, fat, and extra salt, because their research shows that these added ingredients actually create crav-ings. And, since junk food doesnt provide the real nutrition you need, your body demands that you keep eating, in an effort to satisfy your basic nutritional needs. So you overeat, and store the extra calories as fat. The body is like a machine. It converts food into you. You are, to a degree, what you eat. The body has caloric needs. Consume fewer than you need, lose weight. More than you need, gain weight. Your feelings of hunger probably arent the best guide in deciding the size of your meals. You can use one of the many lists of food calorie con-tents and portion size available on the internet, or your local library, to educate yourself on general calorie content. A good rule of thumb? It takes about ten calories a day per pound of body weight to must maintain your weight. For example, if youre 200 pounds, your body requires about 2000 calories a day just to maintain that weight. You can use this principle to reach your goal weight and stay there: Choose your healthy goal weight, and multi-ply it by ten to determine how much you should eat each day. Lets say you want to weigh 180 pounds. 180 times 10 equals 1800 calories per day. Its also helpful to take regular meals. Typically, three meals a day reduce hunger, and still allow sat-isfying meals. For an 1800-calorie diet, that would be about 600 per meal. Dont obsess over this. Its okay to give in to a little snack rather than feel like a failure and give up. Stop worrying about how long it takes. Be patient. Good things come to those who wait. For a healthy lifestyle, add a little physical activity. Its not necessary to run a marathon. Walking can be a great way to work out, with the least stress or risk of injury. Include some stretching. Check with your doctor, to allow for any physical limitations you may have. How about putting some of these principles to work for yourself? Be healthier and happier. Make the choice now, and make it happen. Id really like to hear how its work-ing for you. Let me know, at Bob.Denny8@gmail.com. Robert DennyBob.Denny8@gmail.com Peace a deadly path for Arab leaders Cliff MayQ Clifford D. May is president of the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, a policy institute focus-ing on terrorism. Q Northwest Florida Daily News4AOPINION
Page Editor: Jim Barr, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MARCH 29 & 30, 2013 5A March 29Good Friday serviceGood Friday service will be at 7 p.m. at New Mount Pisgah African Methodist Episcopal Church, 345 NE Washington St. The preacher will be the Rev. David Scott.Service of DarknessCovenant First Presbyterian Church of Live Oak invites the com-munity to attend a Service of Darkness at 8 pm. As candles are extinguished, there will be a gradual darkening of the sanctuary. he service will be present-ed by choir and soloists, organ, strings, oboe and bass drum. The church is at 421 White Ave. in Live Oak.Good Friday serviceFaith in Christ Anglican Church will have a Good Friday service at noon. The stations of the cross will be visited. The church is locat-ed at 282 Magical Terrace. For more information, call Father Don Wilson at (386) 208-9882.Church fundraiserAbundant Life Church, 675 State Road 100, is sell-ing tickets for a grilled chicken dinner to raise money for the church build-ing fund. The dinner will be 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 14 on the church grounds. For tickets or more informa-tion, contact Pastor Tanner at (386) 984-0310.Volunteers neededShands LakeShore Regional Medical Center Auxiliary is looking for volunteers for a variety of positions around the hospi-tal. Volunteers are asked to work a four-hour shift once per week, but are welcome to work more often. If you have some time to donate, come to the gift shop and pick up an application or call (386)292-8000, ext. 21216.March 29-30Living dramaWesley Memorial United Methodist Church again is presenting The Road to Calvary, a living drama depicting the events lead-ing up to and including the crucifixion, resur-rection and ascension of Jesus Christ. Admission is free. The living tableaux of events can be viewed by driving around a cir-cuit in the churchs park-ing lot. Scenes include The Triumphal Entry, The Last Supper, the Arrest of Jesus in the Garden of Gethsemane, the Trial, Road to Golgotha, the Crucifixion, the Resurrection and the Ascension. This drama includes special lighting, surround sound and a cast of over 40 live actors in costume. It will be pre-sented 8 to 9:30 p.m. today and Saturday. The church is at 1272 SW McFarlane Ave. (next to Summers Elementary School). For more information, go online at www.wesleymem.com or call (386) 466-8999.March 30Egg huntThe second annual Easter Egg Hunt, spon-sored by the Lake City-Columbia County Chamber of Commerce, will be from 10 a.m. to noon at Wilson Park. Back by popular demand, Shana Banana will provide the childrens entertainment. Bellamy Beaver, the mascot for the Ichetucknee Partnership, will also be in attendance. He will open the egg hunt and have giveaways for the children.Easter activitiesGold Standard Lodge 167 will hold its annual Easter activities from 12:45 to 2:30 p.m. at Annie Mattox Park. There will be fun, games, food and prizes. For more information, call Mike Kelly at (386) 867-6675.Test drive fundraiserRountree-Moore FordLincoln will conduct a Ford Drive One 4 UR School test drive fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the dealer-ship on U.S. 90 West. Test drive a new car and the dealership will donate $20 to Columbia High School. For more information, call George H. Hudson Jr. at (386) 755-0630.Egg huntThere will be a childrens Easter egg hunt at 3:30 p.m. at Huntsville United Methodist Church on Lake Jeffrey Road, followed by a potluck supper on the grounds.March 31Resurrection SundayGlad Tidings Assembly of God, 1571 E. Duval St., will have Resurrection Sunday services at 10:30 a.m. Church youth will present a skit. Daniel and Mona Harris will pres-ent special music, and Evangelist Jim Willett of Michigan will deliver the word. For more informa-tion, call (386) 365-1533 or visit online on Facebook or at gtlakecity.org.Sunrise serviceA Sonrise communion service will be from 7 to 7:45 a.m. at Annie Mattox Park. The preacher will be Pastor Joy L. Gallmon.Easter serviceWellborn Baptist Church will have an Easter service beginning at 10:30 a.m. The church choir will perform It Would Take a Cross, followed by a worship ser-vice. The church is on U.S. 90 at Lowe Lake Road in Wellborn. Visit our website at www.wellbornbaptist.com or call (386) 963-2231 for more details.Sunrise serviceThe Greater Truevine Baptist Church will have an Easter sunrise service at 6 a.m. For information, contact the church at (386) 755-9247.Resurrection service Faith in Christ Anglican Church invites the com-munity to experience Resurrection Sunday at 10 a.m. The church is at 282 Magical Terrace. For more information, call Father Don Wilson at (386) 208-9882.Sunrise serviceWellborn United Methodist Church will have an Easter Sonrise service at 7 a.m. at the Wellborn Community Association park west of County Road 250 in Wellborn. The Rev. Matt Dillard, pastor of the Glory to God Ministries in Wellborn, and Dr. Parker, pastor of the Wellborn and Huntsville UM churches, along with Pastor James Jones of Allen Chapel in Wellborn, will conduct the service. A free public breakfast will be offered at the Wellborn UMC fel-lowship hall following the service.Easter servicesEaster worship service will be at 11 a.m. at the Wellborn United Methodist Church, 12005 County Road 137 in Wellborn, and at 3:30 p.m. at the Huntsville UMC on Lake Jeffrey Road in Lake City. The two churches will then join Pine Grove UMC and New Harmony UMC for a cluster Easter service with special program at the First United Methodist Church in Live Oak, beginning with a 6 p.m. potluck supper.Sunrise serviceFalling Creek Chapel will have an Easter sunrise ser-vice at 7 a.m. Breakfast will be served after the service. For more information, call 755-0580.Easter celebrationNew Life Outreach Ministries on Highway 47 will have Easter ser-vice at 11 a.m., followed by a celebration and din-ner. Activities will include bounce houses and an egg hunt with prizes. For more information, call Pastor Russell McDaniel at 438-5157 or Brother Ken at (386) 288-8044.Easter brunch, eventsThe LifeStyle Enrichment Center, 628 SE Allison Court, will have Easter brunch and family activi-ties from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Rose Mary Catering will serve an all-you-can-eat brunch, featuring omelets and crepes made to order, carved honey ham, fresh fruit and cheeses, deca-dent desserts, traditional breakfast and lunch items. Cost is $14.95; half price for children 3 and younger.Easter Bunny and an egg hunt will be at12:30 (do not have to eat to attend). Have your family photo taken to benefit Senior Services in Columbia County Call (888) 845-0925 for details or reservations. or email firstname.lastname@example.org.Easter servicesTustenugee United Methodist Church will have an Easter sunrise ser-vice at 7 a.m., followed by breakfast on the grounds. Regular services will be at 11 a.m., followed by din-ner and an egg hunt. The church is on County Road 131, one mile south of County Road 18 in Fort White.Gun showCliffhangers Gun and Knife Show and weapons class will be 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Columbia County Fairgrounds. For more information, call (386) 325-6114. April 2Support groupAnother Way Inc. provides a domestic violence support group every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. If you are a current or for-mer survivor of domestic violence, call 386-719-2702 for meeting location and an intake appointment. All services are free of charge and confidential.Plant clinicUniversity of Florida Master Gardeners are available every Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Columbia County Extension Office, 164 SW Mary Ethel Lane, at the Columbia County Fairgrounds, to answer questions about lawns and plants. Bring samples for free diagnosis or solutions. For more information, call 752-5384.April 3Plant clinicUniversity of Florida Master Gardeners are available every Wednesday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Fort White Public Library on Route 47 to answer questions about lawns and plants. Bring samples for free diagnosis or solutions. For more information, call 752-5384.Gardening programA program, Hydroponic Gardening for the Homeowner, will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Agricultural Extension Center at 8202 County Road 417, off U.S. 90 between Lake City and Live Oak. Cost is $20. The fee includes a starter kit. Dress for hands-on activi-ties, and take a bag lunch. For more information, call the extension office at (386) 362-1725.5A George Helen Reed Ms. George Helen Reed, 59, transitioned from this life, March 21, 2013 in the Lake City Medical Cen-ter. Helen was born Novem-ber 2, 1953 to George and Jessie Mae Reed. Both preceded her in death. She was educated in the public schools of Columbia Coun-ty, and graduated from Columbia High School, with the class of 1973. Brothers, Donald and Na-thaniel also precede her in death. Left to cherish fond memories: daughter, Lynette Wilson (Rob-ert), son, Ron Harris (Shelethea); devoted companion of 37 years, Joe Lee Adams; grandchildren, Robert Chucky Wilson, Jr., Kendrell Wilson, Delvin Wilson; great-grandchildren, ZaKhia Wilson, DaeShawn Wilson, Davion Wilson; sisters, Janie Reed, Linda Reed, Deborah Reed, Beverly Ruise, Rhonda Reed, Theresa Bell; brothers, Pastor Tommie Reed (Loretta), Jeffery Reed (Lisa), Larry Reed (Janice); Aunts, Claretha Brad-ley (Simon) Ella Mae Sheppard, Ida Mae Sheppard-Ausgood; uncle, Lovell Sheppard (La-vern); special friend, Sharlene Bowden; hosts of nieces, neph-ews, other relatives and friends. A Celebration of her life will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, March 30, 2013 at Souls Harbor Church of God in Christ. 901 NE Lake Drive, Lake City, FL. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2013 at Follow-ers of Christ Ministries. 962 N. Marion Ave. Lake City, FL. Arrangements entrusted to COMBS FUNERAL HOME. 292 NE Washington Street. Lake City, FL. (386) 752-4366. Marq Combs-Turner, L.F.D. The Caring Professionals Obituaries are paid advertise-ments. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified department at 752-1293. OBITUARIES COMMUNITY CALENDAR Q To submit your Community Calendar item, contact Jim Barr at 754-0424 or by email at email@example.com. DEREK GILLIAM/ Lake City ReporterThe Lake City-Columbia County Chamber of Commerce held a chamber mixer at the Comfort Inn and Suites in Lake City onThursday. About 70 people attended the event, hosted by La ke City Rotary Club and Altrusa of Lake City. Chamber of Commerce mixer
FAITH & VALUES Friday & Saturday, March 29 & 30, 2013 www.lakecityreporter.com 6A 6AF&V Law of God or law of the land?F rom time to time our country makes a law that comes in conflict with the Law of God. Law makers put their constituents in a posi-tion between obeying the laws of the land and the Law of God. It is readily admitted that God says we are to obey the laws of the land, but what should a person do if the law of the land puts them into a position which makes them violate the law of God? This situation is not particular to our country but has been the case with believers in God for centuries. The Jewish midwives in the days of the Egyptian Pharaohs were instructed to kill any male Jewish newborn. Daniel was instructed that he would eat the kings prepared meals but Daniel concluded that would make him violate Gods law. Later in the life of Daniel, there was a law that prohibited him from praying to his God. Herod the king was going to kill Jesus after the Wisemen came back and told him where Jesus was located. Peter and John were told by the Jewish Sanhedrin Council that they were not to preach about Jesus in the city of Jerusalem. The Jewish midwives did not obey the command of the Pharaoh. Daniel convinced his overseer to allow him to have a different diet. After learning of the law of the Medes and Persians that prohibited Daniel from praying, the elder states-man Daniel continued his cus-tom of praying three times a day to his God. An angel of the Lord sent the Wisemen back home a different way. Peter and John told the Council, We must obey God rather than men. In our country today, we are very fortunate to have a form of government which allows us to have some input into the laws which are made. We need to exercise that right. When we must, we need to exercise our rights to protect ourselves from harm just like Paul did when he appealed to Caesar. We need to find a way to not violate the laws of the land while at the same time not violate Gods law. We need to find ways that will keep us from having a conflict with the laws of the land. But what if we are faced with a choice between the law of the land and the law of God and we have exhausted all means to not violate either, what should we do? The obvious answer is that we must make a choice. The question is which one? There are two examples to help us with this dilemma: the friends of Daniel who were faced with being thrown into the fiery furnace and the aged Daniel who was faced with being thrown to the lions. Daniels friends expressed their attitude by say-ing, Let it be known to you, O King, that we are not going to serve your gods or worship the golden image that you have set up (Daniel 3:17, 18). The elder Daniel seems to be taking the attitude, he is still going to obey God. However, a statement by Jesus may give us the best advice as to how to handle this situation. Jesus said, Do not fear those who kill the body, but are unable to kill the soul but rather fear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell (Matthew 10:28). When we get to the point that we are able to say, I do not care what happens to my earthly body, then we will be able to make the proper choice of obeying the law of God. When we are faced with a conflict with the law of God, we must always obey God. We do not need to use this as a reason for being rebellious to the laws made by the civil authorities but neither do we need to say that we have no choice but to obey the laws of the land. L ast week we talked about the first beast of Revelation 13:1-10. V8 says All who dwell on earth will worship him, whose names have not been written in the Book of Life of the Lamb slain from the foundation of the world. We turn to the second beast as recorded in verses 11-18. Verse 11 says Then I saw another beast coming up out of the earth (land), and he had two horns like a lamb and spoke like a dragon. The first thing we should note is this second beast comes up out of the earth or land. Most Bible scholars agree that the earth here means out of Israel. He will be of Jewish descent. This had to be true because according to II Thessalonians 2:3-4 Let no one deceive you by any means; for that Day will not come unless the falling away come first, and the man of sin is revealed, the son of perdition, who opposes and exalts himself above all this is called God or that is worshipped, so that he sits as God in the temple of God, showing himself that he is God. We know that shortly after the rapture of the Church the temple in Jerusalem will be rebuilt. It will not have the outer court of the Gentiles as the first temple did. Anyone that understands Jewish customs will know that there if no way that they would ever allow a Gentile in the temple; let alone the Holy of Holies. So this person will most certainly have to be of Jewish descent. This person will no doubt be the Antichrist. The second beast makes his appearance out of the earth. This beast will have two horns like a lamb; but he has the voice of a dragon. These two beast are world dictators; one political, the second religious. Oliver Greene put it this way When the second beast makes his appearance, things will be leveled off politically. It will be a time of false peace. Let us compare the two beast. The first beast is a secular power; the second beast is a religious power. The first beast is a Gentile; the second is a Jew. The first beast has ten horns; the second had two horns. The first beast is a civil authority; the second is a reli-gious authority. The second beast is subordinate to the first beast. He uses military power of the first beast to force his demand and his dictatorship. The second beast is lieutenant to the first. He appears after the first beast. They do not appear at the same moment. The first beast is the head of a vast military and political system, and as such he perishes at the com-ing of the Lord at the close of the Tribulation. No power on earth can withstand this tremendous political beast. The second beast will rule in Palestine. He is the minister of the first beast. The second beast is the one who deceives the world and labors untiringly to put Judaism and all religions on the world into the arms of Satan. The world church that we hear so much about today will come to pass. Behold today is the day of Salvation! Q Hugh Sherrill, an ordained Baptist minister and Bible teacher, is available for special Bible stud-ies and revivals. Hugh Sherrillemsfirstname.lastname@example.org BIBLE STUDIES The two beasts of Revelation 13 Part 2 BIBLICAL MEDITATION Carlton McPeakcarlton_mc@msn.com Q Carlton G. McPeak is an evangelist working in the Lake City area. All Scriptural quotations are from the New American Standard Bible, Holman Bible Publishers, unless otherwise noted.
Page Editor: Jim Barr, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER FAITH & VALUES FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MARCH 29 & 30, 2013 7A7AMarch 29Good Friday serviceGood Friday service will be at 7 p.m. at New Mount Pisgah African Methodist Episcopal Church, 345 NE Washington St. The preacher will be the Rev. David Scott.Service of DarknessCovenant First Presbyterian Church of Live Oak invites the com-munity to attend a Service of Darkness at 8 pm. As candles are extinguished, there will be a gradual darkening of the sanctuary. he service will be present-ed by choir and soloists, organ, strings, oboe and bass drum. The church is at 421 White Ave. in Live Oak.Good Friday serviceFaith in Christ Anglican Church will have a Good Friday service at noon. The stations of the cross will be visited. The church is located at 282 Magical Terrace. For more infor-mation, call Father Don Wilson at (386) 208-9882.Church fundraiserAbundant Life Church, 675 State Road 100, is sell-ing tickets for a grilled chicken dinner to raise money for the church building fund. The dinner will be 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 14 on the church grounds. For tickets or more information, contact Pastor Tanner at (386) 984-0310.Good Friday serviceFirst Presbyterian Church, 697 SW Baya Drive, will have Good Friday service at 7 p.m.March 30Egg huntThere will be a childrens Easter egg hunt at 3:30 p.m. at Huntsville United Methodist Church on Lake Jeffrey Road, fol-lowed by a potluck supper on the grounds.March 31Sunrise serviceThe Greater Truevine Baptist Church will have an Easter sunrise service at 6 a.m. For information, contact the church at (386) 755-9247.Resurrection SundayGlad Tidings Assembly of God, 1571 E. Duval St., will have Resurrection Sunday services at 10:30 a.m. Church youth will present a skit. Daniel and Mona Harris will pres-ent special music, and Evangelist Jim Willett of Michigan will deliver the word. For more informa-tion, call (386) 365-1533 or visit online on Facebook or at gtlakecity.org.Sunrise serviceA Sonrise communion service will be from 7 to 7:45 a.m. at Annie Mattox Park. The preacher will be Pastor Joy L. Gallmon.Easter serviceWellborn Baptist Church will have an Easter ser-vice beginning at 10:30 a.m. The church choir will perform It Would Take a Cross, followed by a wor-ship service. The church is on U.S. 90 at Lowe Lake Road in Wellborn. Visit our website at www.wellborn-baptist.com or call (386) 963-2231 for more details.Resurrection service Faith in Christ Anglican Church invites the com-munity to experience Resurrection Sunday at 10 a.m. The church is at 282 Magical Terrace. For more information, call Father Don Wilson at (386) 208-9882.Sunrise serviceWellborn United Methodist Church will have an Easter Sonrise service at 7 a.m. at the Wellborn Community Association park west of County Road 250 in Wellborn. The Rev. Matt Dillard, pastor of the Glory to God Ministries in Wellborn, and Dr. Parker, pastor of the Wellborn and Huntsville UM churches, along with Pastor James Jones of Allen Chapel in Wellborn, will conduct the service. A free public breakfast will be offered at the Wellborn UMC fel-lowship hall following the service.Easter servicesEaster worship service will be at 11 a.m. at the Wellborn United Methodist Church, 12005 County Road 137 in Wellborn, and at 3:30 p.m. at the Huntsville UMC on Lake Jeffrey Road in Lake City. The two churches will then join Pine Grove UMC and New Harmony UMC for a cluster Easter service with special pro-gram at the First United Methodist Church in Live Oak, beginning with a 6 p.m. potluck supper.Sunrise serviceFalling Creek Chapel will have an Easter sunrise service at 7 a.m. Breakfast will be served after the service. For more informa-tion, call 755-0580.Easter celebrationNew Life Outreach Ministries on Highway 47 will have Easter ser-vice at 11 a.m., followed by a celebration and din-ner. Activities will include bounce houses and an egg hunt with prizes. For more information, call Pastor Russell McDaniel at 438-5157 or Brother Ken at (386) 288-8044.Easter servicesTustenugee United Methodist Church will have an Easter sunrise ser-vice at 7 a.m., followed by breakfast on the grounds. Regular services will be at 11 a.m., followed by dinner and an egg hunt. The church is on County Road 131, one mile south of County Road 18 in Fort White.Easter servicesFirst Presbyterian Church, 697 SE Baya Drive, will have Easter ser-vice at 10:30 a.m.April 1Womens Bible studyA womens Bible study class will be held each Monday at 9:30 a.m. at the Class Extension of Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 436 SW McFarlane Ave. All denominations are welcome. For more infor-mation, call Esther at (386) 752-9909.April 3Mens Bible studyOur Redeemer Lutheran Church will have a mens breakfast and Bible study from 7 to 8 a.m. each Wednesday at the church, 5056 SW State Road 47, one mile south of Interstate 75. For more information, con-tact Pastor Bruce Alkire at (386) 755-4299.April 5Choral programA Mal Chorus Showcase will be at 7 p.m. at New Mount Pisgah African Methodist Episcopal Church, 345 NE Washington St. Call (386) 752-1830 for more informa-tion.Fish dinnerOur Redeemer Lutheran Church, 5056 SW State Road 47 in Lake City, pre-pares fish dinners every Friday from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. The dinner is $6 for two Alaskan pollock filets, corn, baked beans, hush-puppies, cole slaw and tarter sauce. Take out or eat in. April 6Gospel sing, supperLee Worship Center Church and Living Word Faith Fellowship will have a potluck supper and gos-pel sing. The supper will be at 6 p.m. and the sing-ing will start at 7. For more information or to get on the program, call Allen at (850) 869-9977. The church is at 471 SE Magnolia Drive in Lee.Seminar for menA seminar Men Making Men: Saving our Sons will be from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at New Mount Pisgah African Methodist Episcopal Church, 345 NE Washington St. There will be sessions for men 18 and older, as well as for young men 10 t 17 years old. The Rev. Kenneth Irby will be the presenter. Registration is $10. Breakfast and lunch will be served. For more information, call (386) 752-1830. B eing a PK (preachers kid) was difficult at times. One of the difficult times was, we just couldnt do some of the things other kids were doing. There were school activities we wanted to attend, like the school dance. It wasnt much it wasnt the end of the world, but as kids, we thought it was. We just couldnt understand why? We didnt like being dif-ferent. Truth be told, preachers kids, and families are put on a ped-estal. They are expected to be better than the other kids, since they are an extension of the Minister, and thus the church. This means being open for all kinds of criticism from members. It wasnt all bad of course, but WE had to be especially careful, because we didnt want dad to lose his job on account of us so dancing was out. We missed the school socials, the proms, and when we started to date, we didnt know how to dance. Now, some 50 years later, thanks to my wifes encourage-ment, weve started to dance. At first it was Swing dance, which is nice, but we had to do some travelling each week for les-sons. Then we happened to find Round Dancing here in Lake City! I never thought I would get it, but since January, we have both been learning, and having fun. Sure I have a long way to go, but better late than never. Each Monday evening at 6:30 till 8:30 at Richardson Center, we look forward to learning. Along with that, we are starting to learn Square Dancing, Tuesday evenings at Teen Town! Who knows whats next, Waltzing, Line Dancing Why not?! Preacher or not, PK or not, here we come! Who said, You cant teach an old dog new tricks, well Im here to tell you . this old dog can! Actually everyone can learn, if they want to bad enough. Im so happy to have a wife who encouraged me to try. Besides, it means being together, making friends, having some good fun. Try it. David did. No he wasnt doing the Round Dance he was just over-joyed at bringing the Ark of the Lord back. So David and all the house of Israel brought up the ark of Jehovah with shouting, and with the sound of the trum-pet. And it was so, as the ark of Jehovah came into the city of David, that Michal the daughter of Saul looked out at the window, and saw king David leaping and dancing before Jehovah; and she despised him in her heart (2 Samuel 6:15-16). (Dont know why Michal despised him in her heart maybe he never learned to dance, or had two left feet like me.) Sure some dances are not good because they are not intended just for fun. Think about it, theres a reason why they call Dirty Dancing dirty. Can I have this dance, for the rest of my life...? Im so proud, my wife said, Yes! Jack Exum Jr.email@example.com Q Jack Exum Jr. Is a freelance writer who lives in Lake City. To find more articles (by Jack Exum Jr. as well as Jack Exum Sr.), Exum books for sale, family pictures, Bible studies, special For Teens Only area and more, visit Exums website, www. jackexum.com. Can I have this dance?I n an article I read recently, the author suggested that a clear conscious is an unat-tainable goal, and therefore no one should lose sleep worrying or feeling guilty. Is there any truth to this position? Should a clear conscience even be of concern in the endjustifies-the-means mentality of our culture or any culture for that matter? In Acts 23:1, the apostle Paul is standing before the Sanhedrin, the highest court of the Jewish nation in New Testament times. In response to the charges brought against him, Paul looked straight at the Sanhedrin and said, My broth-ers, I have fulfilled my duty to God in all good conscience to this day. Why on earth would a clear conscious be Pauls defense? In order to answer these questions, the first thing we need is a good working definition of our conscience what is it exactly? According to the New Testament Lexical Aids, the Greek word for conscience is syneidesis which denotes the faculty of the mind whose nature it is to bear witness to ones own moral conduct. In other words, when you are pon-dering over a situation, it is your conscience that casts a vote about the rightness of your behavior. For me this answers at least one of our questions: given that my conscience will be voting on my conduct for the rest of my life, I think it should definitely be a concern! Since Paul voiced this as his defense, I think he felt the same way. I am so thankful the Bible includes these words of Paul, because his past had more than a few blemishes, and yet he pronounces his conscience clear. This means it is also possible for all of us without a spotless past to joy a clear conscience in the present! So how do we trade in the sleepless nights for an affirm-ing vote? First, recognize as a believer that the Holy Spirit plays a critical role in creating and maintaining a clear conscience. It is His job to confirm a clear conscience (Romans 9:1) and to convict a guilty one (John 16:8). Of course, what we would prefer is to ignore our sin, and often try diligently to do just that, but our conscience is the one part of us that refuses to look the other way. The second thing we often do is attempt to soothe our guilty conscience with good deeds. If we have wronged someone, instead of admitting the wrong and asking for forgiveness, we try to smooth it over by a nice gesture. According to Hebrews 9:9, gifts and sacrifices are not able to clear the conscience. Even when we dont want to hear it, our conscience brings awareness of what we ought to do to get to the bottom of the issue. The rest is up to us. Finally, Paul encourages us in Hebrews 10:22 to draw near to God. Often, when we feel guilty, we tend to avoid coming into His presence. However, when our conscience condemns us, what we need most is to come clean before God. He already knows the intent of our heart, so lets go ahead and get it out in the open. Confess. Ask forgiveness. Ask for instruction if we need to make something right with someone. Then, be assured of God love and forgiveness, and finally get a good nights sleep! Because every heart matters, Angie Does a clear conscience matter? COURTESY PHOTOEaster living dramaWesley Memorial United Methodist Church again is prese nting The Road to Calvary, a living drama depicting the events leading up to and includ ing the crucifixion, resurrection and ascension of Jesus Christ. Admission is free. Wesley has presented Road to Calvary most years since 1991, reminding visitors of the true meaning of Easter. The living tableaux of events can be viewed by driving around a circuit in th e churchs parking lot. This drama includes special lighting, surround sound and a cas t of over 40 actors in costume. It will be presented 8 to 9:30 p.m. today and Saturday.The church is at 1272 SW McFarlane Ave. (next to Summers Elementary School). For more information, go on line at www.wesleymem.com or call (386) 466-8999. Q Heart Matters is a weekly column written by Angie Land, director of the Family Life Ministries of the Lafayette Baptist Association, where she teaches bible studies, leads marriage and family conferences, and offers biblical counseling. Follow Angie on Twitter: Angie Land @HeartMttrs. HEART MATTERS Angie Landangieland3@windstream.net CHURCH CALENDAR Q To submit your Church Calendar item, contact Jim Barr at 754-0424 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
8A LAKE CITY REPORTER CHILD CARE FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MARCH 29 & 30, 2013 Study: Better TV might improve kids behavior By DONNA GORDON BLANKINSHIP Associated Press SEATTLE Teaching parents to switch channels from violent shows to edu cational TV can improve preschoolers behavior, even without getting them to watch less, a study found. The results were mod est and faded over time, but may hold promise for finding ways to help young children avoid aggressive, violent behavior, the study authors and other doctors said. Its not just about turn ing off the television. Its about changing the chan nel. What children watch is as important as how much they watch, said lead author Dr. Dimitri Christakis, a pediatrician and researcher at Seattle Childrens Research Institute. The research was to be published online Monday by the journal Pediatrics. The study involved 565 Seattle parents, who periodically filled out TVwatching diaries and ques tionnaires measuring their childs behavior. Half were coached for six months on get ting their 3-to-5-year-old kids to watch shows like Sesame Street and Dora the Explorer rather than more violent programs like Power Rangers. The results were compared with kids whose parents who got advice on healthy eating instead. At six months, children in both groups showed improved behavior, but there was a little bit more improvement in the group that was coached on their TV watching. By one year, there was no meaningful difference between the two groups overall. Low-income boys appeared to get the most short-term benefit. Thats important because they are at the greatest risk, both for being perpetrators of aggression in real life, but also being victims of aggression, Christakis said. The study has some flaws. The parents werent told the purpose of the study, but the authors con cede they probably figured it out and that might have affected the results. Before the study, the children averaged about 1 hours of TV, video and computer game watching a day, with violent content making up about a quarter of that time. By the end of the study, that increased by up to 10 minutes. Those in the TV coaching group increased their time with positive shows; the healthy eating group watched more violent TV. Nancy Jensen, who took part with her now 6-yearold daughter, said the study was a wake-up call. I didnt realize how much Elizabeth was watch ing and how much she was watching on her own, she said. Jensen said her daugh ters behavior improved after making changes, and she continues to control what Elizabeth and her 2-year-old brother, Joe, watch. She also decided to replace most of Elizabeths TV time with games, art and outdoor fun. During a recent visit to their Seattle home, the children seemed more interested in playing with blocks and running around outside than watching TV. Another researcher who was not involved in this study but also focuses his work on kids and television commended Christakis for taking a look at the influ ence of positive TV pro grams, instead of focusing on the impact of violent TV. I think its fabulous that people are look ing on the positive side. Because no ones going to stop watching TV, we have to have viable alter natives for kids, said Dr. Michael Rich, director of the Center on Media and Child Health at Childrens Hospital Boston. ASSOCIATED PRESS Elizabeth Jensen, 6, center, and her brother Joe Jensen, 2, left, are given the special afternoon treat of a little TV time, at their home in Seattle. The childrens mother Nancy Jensen was a participant in a new University of Washington study on the effects of television viewing on kids. As a result of what she learned, her children spend more time with hands-on toys and less time watching TV. Online: Pediatrics: www. pediatrics.org Legoland Florida announces expansion Associated Press WINTER HAVEN The worlds largest Legoland theme park will expand this summer to include a new ride and interactive play area based on the compa nys popular Legends of Chima product line. Legoland Florida officials announced that the new section will include an inter active water ride called The Quest for Chi, a Lego-build ing challenge, a 4-D movie and a meet-and-greet with costumed characters. This is the first time a theme park has invested in a major expansion concur rently with the rollout of a new brand and product line, and it was an easy decision based on how well LEGO Legends of Chima has been received by children and those who are young at heart around the world, said Legloland Florida General Manager Adrian Jones in a news release. According to Legos web site, the Chima storyline is about a pristine, natural paradise that has become a battle ground for eight animal tribes. Best friends are now enemies. The animals fight for control of a natural resource called CHI, a pow erful element that is both a source of life and potential destruction, the website reads. The Lego-building chal lenge will revolve around Speedorz chariots, which are the vehicles used by the animal tribes. The park will also offer a full Legends of Chima product line at its stores. Since opening in October 2011, the location has added hotels, a Star Wars-themed area and a water park. Legoland is based on the building-block toys and has rides and attractions geared toward ages 2 to 12. The Winter Haven location is one of five Lego-based theme parks in the world, and the companys largest. Legoland Florida General Manager Adrian Jones speaks at the construction site during a news conference to announce the expansion of the attraction with the addition of The World Of Chima at the theme park in Winter Haven. 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By ANNE FLAHERTY Associated Press WASHINGTON After Friendster came MySpace. By the time Facebook dominated social media, parents had joined the party, too. But the online scene has changed dramatically, as it turns out and these days even if youre friends with your own kids on Facebook, it doesnt mean you know what theyre doing. Thousands of software pro grams now offer cool new ways to chat and swap pictures. The most popular apps turn a hum-drum snapshot into artistic photogra phy or broadcast your location to friends in case they want to meet you. Kids who use them dont need a credit card or even a cell phone, just an Internet connection and device such as an iPod Touch or Kindle Fire. Parents who want to keep up with the curve should stop think ing in terms of imposing time limits or banning social media services, which are stopgap mea sures. Experts say its time to talk frankly to kids about privacy controls and remind them again how nothing in cyberspace every really goes away, even when soft ware companies promise it does. What sex education used to be, its now the technology talk we have to have with our kids, said Rebecca Levey, a mother of 10-year-old twin daughters who runs a tween video review site called KidzVuz.com and blogs about technology and educations issues. More than three-fourths of teenagers have a cellphone and use online social networking sites such as Facebook, according to the Pew Research Centers Internet and American Life Project. But Facebook for teens has become a bit like a school-sanctioned prom a rite of passage with plenty of adult chaperones while newer apps such as Snapchat and Kik Messenger are the much cooler after-party. Even Facebook acknowledged in a recent regulatory filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission that it was losing younger users: We believe that some of our users, particularly our younger users, are aware of and actively engaging with other products and services similar to, or as a substitute for, Facebook, the company warned investors in February. Educators say they have seen kids using their mobile devices to circulate videos of school drug searches to students sending nude images to girlfriends or boy friends. Most parents, they say, have no idea. A stay-at-home mom of eight kids in Burke, Va., Eileen Patterson said she used to consider herself fairly tech savvy and frequently spends time on Facebook. But she was shocked to learn her kids could message their friends with just an iPod Touch mp3 player. She counts nine wireless devices in her home and has taken to shutting off her homes Wi-Fi after 9 p.m., but she describes her attempt to keep tabs on her kids online activity a war Im slowly losing every day. I find myself throwing up my hands every now and again, Patterson said. Then Ill see something on TV or read an arti cle in the paper about some hor rible thing that happened to some poor child and their family, and then I try to be more vigilant. Mobile apps refer to the soft ware applications that can be downloaded to a mobile device through an online store such as Apples iTunes. According to the Federal Trade Commission, there are some 800,000 apps available through Apple and 700,000 apps on Google Play. Among the most popular mobile apps among kids is Instagram, free software that can digitally enhance photos and post them to your account online. Kids on Instagram whose parents close ly monitor their text messages, Facebook posts or emails can also chat with their friends using the service. Their photos can also be shared on other social media sites such as Facebook, which bought Instagram last year. Then theres Snapchat, among the top 10 free iPhone apps avail able. Snapchat lets a user send a text, photo or video that purport edly self-destructs within 10 sec onds of being opened. LAKE CITY REPORTER CHILD CARE FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MARCH 29 & 30, 2013 9A ASSOCIATED PRESS Rebecca Levey, mother of 10-year old twin daughters, sits in the girls bedroom in New York. 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SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today BOXING 9 p.m. ESPN Champion Brian Vera (22-6-0) vs. Donatas Bondorovas (17-3-1), for NABO middleweight title, at Verona, N.Y. GOLF 9:30 a.m. TGC European PGA Tour, Trophee Hassan II, second round, at Agadir, Morocco 4 p.m. TGC PGA Tour, Houston Open, second round, at Humble, Texas MENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7:15 p.m. CBS NCAA Division I tournament, regional semifinal, Oregon vs. Louisville, at Indianapolis 7:37 p.m. TBS NCAA Division I tournament, regional semifinal, Kansas vs. Michigan, at Arlington, Texas 9:45 p.m. CBS NCAA Division I tournament, regional semifinal, Michigan St. vs. Duke, at Indianapolis 10:17 p.m. TBS NCAA Division I tournament, regional semifinal, Florida Gulf Coast vs. Florida, at Arlington, Texas TENNIS 3 p.m. ESPN2 ATP World Tour/WTA, Sony Open, mens semifinal, at Key Biscayne 7 p.m. ESPN2 ATP World Tour/WTA, Sony Open, mens semifinal, at Key Biscayne Saturday BOXING 10:15 p.m. HBO Champion Khabib Allakhverdiev (18-0-0) vs. Breidis Prescott (26-4-0), for WBA junior welterweight title; Brandon Rios (31-0-1) vs. Mike Alvarado (33-1-0), for vacant WBO interim junior welterweight title, at Las Vegas COLLEGE SOFTBALL Noon FSN UCF at Tulsa GOLF 9 a.m. TGC European PGA Tour, Trophee Hassan II, third round, at Agadir, Morocco 1 p.m. TGC PGA Tour, Houston Open, third round, at Humble, Texas 3 p.m. NBC PGA Tour, Houston Open, third round, at Humble, Texas HORSE RACING 6 p.m. NBCSN NTRA, Florida Derby, at Hallandale and Louisiana Derby, at New Orleans MENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL 4:20 p.m. CBS NCAA Division I tournament, regional final, at Washington or Los Angeles 6:55 p.m. CBS NCAA Division I tournament, regional final, at Washington or Los Angeles MENS COLLEGE LACROSSE 7 p.m. NBCSN Duke at Harvard SOCCER 8:30 a.m. ESPN2 Premier League, Manchester United at Sunderland 3:30 p.m. NBCSN MLS, Philadelphia at New York 7 p.m. ESPN2 Mexican Primera Division, Cruz Azul vs. Atlas, at Mexico City TENNIS Noon CBS ATP World Tour/WTA, Sony Open, womens championship match, at Key Biscayne WOMENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL Noon ESPN NCAA Division I tournament, regional semifinal, at Bridgeport, Conn. 2 p.m. ESPN NCAA Division I tournament, regional semifinal, at Bridgeport, Conn. 9 p.m. ESPN NCAA Division I tournament, regional semifinal, at Spokane, Wash. 11 p.m. ESPN2 NCAA Division I tournament, regional semifinal, at Spokane, Wash.BASKETBALLNBA schedule Todays Games Washington at Orlando, 7 p.m.Atlanta at Boston, 7:30 p.m.Charlotte at New York, 7:30 p.m.Philadelphia at Cleveland, 7:30 p.m.Toronto at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.Houston at Memphis, 8 p.m.Oklahoma City at Minnesota, 8 p.m.Miami at New Orleans, 8 p.m.L.A. Clippers at San Antonio, 8:30 p.m. Brooklyn at Denver, 9 p.m.Utah at Portland, 10 p.m. Saturdays Games Chicago at Dallas, 2 p.m.Orlando at Atlanta, 7 p.m.L.A. Clippers at Houston, 8 p.m.Memphis at Minnesota, 8 p.m.Charlotte at Philadelphia, 8 p.m.Oklahoma City at Milwaukee, 8:30 p.m. Brooklyn at Utah, 9 p.m.Indiana at Phoenix, 10 p.m.L.A. Lakers at Sacramento, 10 p.m.Portland at Golden State, 10:30 p.m. NCAA tournament EAST REGIONAL Regional Semifinals Thursday Miami vs. Marquette (n)Indiana vs. Syracuse (n) Regional Championship Saturday Semifinal winners, TBA SOUTH REGIONAL Regional Semifinals Today Kansas (31-5) vs. Michigan (28-7), 7:37 p.m. Florida Gulf Coast (26-10) vs. Florida (28-7), 30 minutes following Regional Championship Sunday Semifinal winners, TBA MIDWEST REGIONAL Regional Semifinals Today Louisville (31-5) vs. Oregon (28-8), 7:15 p.m. Duke (29-5) vs. Michigan State (27-8), 30 minutes following Regional Championship Sunday Semifinal winners, TBA WEST REGIONAL Regional Semifinals Thursday Arizona vs. Ohio State (n)Wichita State vs. La Salle (n) Regional Championship Saturday Semifinal winners, TBA FINAL FOUR At The Georgia DomeAtlanta National Semifinals Saturday, April 6 Midwest champion vs. West champion, 6 or 8:30 p.m. South champion vs. East champion, 6 or 8:30 p.m. National Championship Monday, April 8 Semifinal winners, 9 p.m. Conference records Through Sunday (Selections in parentheses) Conference W L Pct.Atlantic Sun (1) 2 0 1.000Big Ten (7) 10 3 .769Missouri Valley (2) 3 1 .750Atlantic Coast (4) 5 2 .714Atlantic 10 (5) 7 4 .636Pacific-12 (5) 5 3 .625Southeastern (3) 3 2 .600Big East (8) 6 5 .545West Coast (2) 2 2 .500Colonial (1) 1 1 .500Conference USA (1) 1 1 .500Ivy (1) 1 1 .500Mid-Easternc (1) 1 1 .500Big 12 (5) 3 4 .429Mountain West (5) 2 5 .286America East (1) 0 1 .000Big Sky (1) 0 1 .000Big South (1) 0 1 .000Big West (1) 0 1 .000Horizon (1) 0 1 .000Metro Atlantic (1) 0 1 .000Mid-American (1) 0 1 .000Northeast (1) 0 1 .000Ohio Valley (1) 0 1 .000Patriot (1) 0 1 .000Southern (1) 0 1 .000Southland (1) 0 1 .000Southwestern (1) 0 1 .000Summit (1) 0 1 .000Western Athletic (1) 0 1 .000Sun Belt (2) 0 2 .000 Four in Sweet 16 Conferences that have accounted for four or more of the Sweet 16 since the NCAA tournament field expanded to 64 teams in 1985 (x-reached Final Four; y-won national championship): 1985 ACC (Georgia Tech, Maryland, North Carolina, N.C. State); Big East (Boston College, x-Georgetown, x-St. Johns, y-Villanova) 1986 ACC (x-Duke, Georgia Tech, North Carolina, N.C. State); SEC (Alabama, Auburn, Kentucky, x-LSU) 1989 ACC (x-Duke, North Carolina, N.C. State, Virginia); Big Ten (x-Illinois, Indiana, y-Michigan, Minnesota) 1990 ACC (Clemson, x-Duke, xGeorgia Tech, North Carolina) 1992 ACC (y-Duke, Florida State, Georgia Tech, North Carolina) 1993 ACC (Florida State, y-North Carolina, Virginia, Wake Forest) 1995 ACC (Maryland, x-North Carolina, Virginia, Wake Forest) 1996 SEC (Arkansas, Georgia, yKentucky, x-Mississippi State) 1997 Pac-10 (y-Arizona, California, Stanford, UCLA) 1998 Pac-10 (Arizona, x-Stanford, UCLA, Washington) 1999 Big Ten (Iowa, x-Michigan State, x-Ohio State, Purdue) 2001 Pac-10 (Arizona, Southern Cal, Stanford, UCLA) 2002 Big 12 (x-Kansas, Missouri, x-Oklahoma, Texas) 2003 Big East (Connecticut, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, y-Syracuse) 2006 Big East (Connecticut, Georgetown, Villanova, West Virginia) 2009 Big East (x-Connecticut, Louisville, Pittsburgh, Syracuse, x-Villanova) 2012 Big East (Cincinnati, xLouisville, Marquette, Syracuse); Big Ten (Indiana, Michigan State, x-Ohio State, Wisconsin) 2013 Big Ten (Indiana, Michigan, Michigan State, Ohio State)NIT Quarterfinals Wednesday Iowa 75, Virginia 64BYU 79, Southern Mississippi 62Baylor 79, Providence 68 At Madison Square GardenNew York Semifinals Tuesday BYU (24-11) vs. Baylor (21-14), 7 p.m.Maryland (25-12) vs. Iowa (24-12), 9:30 p.m. Championship Thursday, April 4 Semifinal winners, 9 p.m. Womens NCAA OKLAHOMA CITY REGIONAL Regional Semifinals Sunday Oklahoma (24-10) vs. Tennessee (26-7), 4:35 p.m. Baylor (34-1) vs. Louisville (26-8), 7:05 p.m. Tuesday Regional Championship Semifinal winners SPOKANE REGIONAL Regional Semifinals Saturday Stanford (33-2) vs. Georgia (27-6), 9:04 p.m. California (30-3) vs. LSU (22-11), 11:32 p.m. Regional Championship Monday Semifinal winners NORFOLK REGIONAL Regional Semifinals Sunday Notre Dame (33-1) vs. Kansas (20-13), 12:04 p.m. Duke (32-2) vs. Nebraska (25-8), 2:32 p.m. Regional Championship Tuesday Semifinal winners BRIDGEPORT REGIONAL Regional Semifinals Saturday Delaware (32-3) vs. Kentucky (29-5), 12:04 p.m. Connecticut (31-4) vs. Maryland (26-7), 2:30 p.m. Regional Championship Monday Semifinal winners FINAL FOUR At New Orleans ArenaNew Orleans National Semifinals Sunday, April 7 Oklahoma City champion vs. Spokane champion, 5:30 or 8 p.m. Norfolk champion vs. Bridgeport champion, 5:30 or 8 p.m. National Championship Tuesday, April 9 Semifinal winners, 7:30 p.m.BASEBALLSpring Training Todays Games St. Louis vs. N.Y. Mets at Port St. Lucie, 12:10 p.m. Boston vs. Minnesota at Fort Myers, 1:05 p.m. Tampa Bay vs. Detroit at Lakeland, 1:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees at Washington, 2:05 p.m.Cleveland vs. Kansas City at Surprise, Ariz., 3:05 p.m. Toronto at Philadelphia, 7:05 p.m.San Diego vs. Texas at San Antonio, Texas, 8:05 p.m. Chicago Cubs at Houston, 8:05 p.m.Chicago White Sox at Milwaukee, 8:10 p.m. Cincinnati vs. Arizona at Scottsdale, Ariz., 9:40 p.m. L.A. Angels at L.A. Dodgers, 10:10 p.m.Oakland at San Francisco, 10:15 p.m. Baseball calendar Sunday Opening day, Texas at Houston. Active rosters reduced to 25 players.AUTO RACINGRace week NASCAR SPRINT CUP Next race: STP Gas Booster 500, April 7, Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, Va. Last week: Kyle Busch raced to his first victory of the season after rivals Denny Hamlin and Joey Logano wrecked on the final lap at Fontana. Hamlin and Logano made contact racing side-by-side in the final lap of their first race since they confronted each other a week earlier at Bristol. Hamlin is expected to be sidelined at least six weeks. Online: http:// www.nascar.com NATIONWIDE Next race: OReilly Auto Parts 300, April 12, Texas Motor Speedway, Fort Worth, Texas. Last week: Kyle Busch extended Joe Gibbs Racing Fontana Nationwide win-ning streak to nine, holding off Sam Hornish Jr. for his third victory in five races this year. CAMPING WORLD TRUCK Next race: Kroger 250, April 6, Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, Va. IZOD INDYCAR Next race: Grand Prix of Alabama, April 7, Barber Motorsports Park, Birmingham, Ala. Last week: Andretti Autosports James Hinchcliffe won the season-opening race at St. Petersburg for his first IndyCar victory. Online: http:// www.indycar.com FORMULA ONE Next race: Chinese Grand Prix, April 14, Shanghai International Circuit, Shanghai. Last week: Red Bulls Sebastian Vettel won the Malaysian Grand Prix. Online: http:// www.formula1.com NHRA MELLO YELLO DRAG RACING Next event: SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals, April 5-7, The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas. Online: http:// www.nhra.comHOCKEYNHL schedule Todays Game New Jersey at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m.Minnesota at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.Anaheim at Chicago, 8:30 p.m.Columbus at Calgary, 9 p.m. Saturdays Games Boston at Philadelphia, 1 p.m.N.Y. Islanders at Pittsburgh, 1 p.m.Nashville at Colorado, 3 p.m.Carolina at Winnipeg, 3 p.m.Toronto at Ottawa, 7 p.m.N.Y. Rangers at Montreal, 7 p.m.Washington at Buffalo, 7 p.m.New Jersey at Florida, 7:30 p.m.Los Angeles at Minnesota, 8 p.m.Vancouver at Edmonton, 10 p.m.Phoenix at San Jose, 10:30 p.m. 2B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MARCH 29 & 30, 20132BSPORTS GAMES BRIEFS BOWLING (Week of April 1-6) Monday Q Columbia High tennis in District 5-3A tournament at Jonesville Tennis Center in Gainesville, TBD Q Columbia High baseball at Valdosta High, 5 p.m. Tuesday Q Columbia High tennis in District 5-3A tournament at Jonesville Tennis Center in Gainesville, TBD Q Fort White High softball vs. Suwannee High, 6 p.m. Q Columbia High baseball at Suwannee High, 7 p.m. (JV-4) Wednesday Q Columbia High, Fort White High track at Oak Hall Invitational, 3 p.m. Q Fort White High baseball vs. Bishop Kenny High, 7 p.m. Thursday Q Columbia High weightlifting in District 2-2A sectional at Oakleaf High, 2:30 p.m. Q Fort White High track at Florida Relays, TBA Q Columbia High softball vs. P.K. Yonge School, 6 p.m. Q Fort White High softball at Dixie County High, 7 p.m. Q Fort White High baseball at Keystone Heights High, 7 p.m. Friday Q Columbia High softball vs. Hernando High, North Marion High at Shocker Park in Ocala, 3, 4:45 p.m. (JV-4:45 vs. Yulee High) Q Fort White High softball vs. Bradford High, 6 p.m. Q Columbia High baseball vs. Robert E. Lee High, 6 p.m. Saturday Q Fort White High weightlifting in District 4-1A sectional at Baker County High, 10 a.m. Q Columbia High softball vs. Ponte Vedra High at Shocker Park in Ocala, 1 p.m. (JV-9 a.m. vs. Lake Weir High; 1 p.m. vs. East Ridge High) League resultsLake City Bowl league play: SEXY SENIORS Team standings: 1. Farmers (147-85); 2. Pin Busters (134-98); 3. Perky Pals (128-104). Team high handicap game: 1. Farmers 831; 2. Handicappers 830; 3. (tie) Perky Pals, Spoilers 799. Team high handicap series: 1. Pin Busters 2,497; 2. Keglers 2,375; 3. Pin Droppers 2,348. High handicap game: 1. Aggie Mumbauer 230; 2. Vy Ritter 229; 3. Janet Nash 225. 1. Dan Ritter 226; 2. Wayne Johns 224; 3. Jim Hawkins 222. High handicap series: 1. Janie Posey 650; 2. Yvonne Finley 641; 3. Pat Hale 612. 1. Joe Peterson 643; 2. Edward Smith 602; 3. Ray Denton 600.(results from March 12) WATERGUARD LEAGUE Team high handicap game: 1. Split/House 867; 2. Scooby Doo 852; 3. Who Gives A Split 845. Team high handicap series: 1. O 2 Cool 2,620; 2. Dominators 2,525; 3. Canam 2,443. High scratch game: 1. Maggie Battle 192; 2. Lorrie Geiger 190; 3. Linda Oliver 187. 1. Bill Dolly 267; 2. Chris Camacho 242; 3. Frank Miller 226. High scratch series: 1. Maggie Battle 523; 2. Lorrie Geiger 520; 3. Joyce Hooper 462. 1. Bill Dolly 641; 2. Adam Alford 620; 3. Chris Camacho 600. High handicap game: 1. Julie Bell 242; 2. Joyce Hooper 226; 3. Cathey Creel 225. 1. Bill Dolly 282; 2. Frank Miller 254; 3. Bill Price 250. High handicap series: 1. Linda Oliver 679; 2. Maggie Battle 637; 3. Georgia Cohee 614. 1. Chris Camacho 744; 2. Charles Yulee 699; 3. Bobby Robinson 692. High average: Mary Lobaugh 183; James Price 193.(results from March 12) GOLDEN ROLLERS Team standings: 1. Knock em Down; 2. Wild Things; 3. 2 Plus 2. Team high handicap game: 1. Bubba & His Bubetts 856; 2. Ups & Downs 802; 3. Jos Crew 783. Team high handicap series: 1. Quirky Quad 2,487; 2. Stripers 2,419; 3. 3 Plus one 2,357. High scratch game: 1. Joyce Hooper 181; 2. Joanne Denton 166; 3. Louise Atwood 158. 1. David Duncan 202; 2. George Mulligan 200; 3. Art Joubert 184. High scratch series: 1. Judy Johnson 554; 2. Amy Musselwhite 489; 3. DeDe Young 464. 1. Lee McKinney 617; 2. Ric Yates 548; 3. Bill Dolly 518. High handicap game: 1. Betty Brown 229; 2. Diane Madsen 225; 3. Doreen Walters 218. 1. Wayne Johns 244; 2. Vernon Black 226; 3. Tom Young 223. High handicap series: 1. Betty Carmichael 686; 2. (tie) Jane Sommerfeld, Jeanne Sireci 638; 4. Janie Posey 631. 1. Dan Ritter 707; 2. Bill Price 656; 3. Winton Brewer 607. High average: 1. Judy Johnson 156.41; 2. Joyce Hooper 153.89; 3. Elaine Nemeth 153.53. 1. David Duncan 190.71; 2. Bill Dolly 188.46; 3. George Mulligan 181.46.(results from March 7) MONDAY NIGHT MAVERICKS Team standings: 1. Ronsonet Service (160.5-79.5); 2. Bias Well Drilling (133.5-106.5); 3. Team 10 (130.5-109.5). High scratch game: 1. J.J. Hilbert 279; 2. (tie) Allen Personette, Gregg Moravec 269; 4. Carl McGhghy 265. High scratch series: 1. Gregg Moravec 739; 2. Ed Meehan 671; 3. Teo Parra 670. High handicap game: 1. Carl McGhghy 301; 2. Allen Personette 291; 3. J.J. Hilbert 290. High handicap series: 1. Gregg Moravec 793; 2. (tie) Ron VanDeVoren, Ed Meehan 758; 4. Carl McGhghy 754. High average: 1. Dale Coleman 222.35; 2. Bill Duncan 214.23; 3. Wally Howard 211.21.(results from March 4) HIT & MISS Team standings: 1. High Five (24-12); 2. Spare Us (23-13); 3. Legal Ladies (21-15, 560 average); 4. All Mrss (21-15, 533 average). Team high handicap game: 1. Oddballs 834; 2. Silver Ladies 772; 3. Sandbaggers 761. Team high handicap series: 1. Spare Us 2,425; 2. Legal Ladies 2,247; 3. High Five 2,245. High handicap game: 1. Cindy DeSantis 245; 2. Norma Campbell 233; 3. Sharon Tuning 231. High handicap series: 1. Karen Gardner 661; 2. Shirley Highsmith 646; 3. Karen Clampett 615.(results from March 5) TGIF Team standings: 1. Waterbury Builders (36-12); 2. Back At Ya Again (31-17); 3. The Bowling Stones (30-18, 32,089 pins); 4. The Incredi-Bowls (30-18, 31,529 pins). Team high handicap game: 1. The Bowling Stones 986; 2. Splits & Misses 951; 3. Fun Tyme Travel 941. Team high handicap series: 1. The Bowling Stones 2,745; 2. Fun Tyme Travel 2,742; 3. Splits & Misses 2,655. High scratch game: 1. Karen Coleman 219; 2. Shannon Howard 202; 3. Christine Williams 200. 1. (tie) Jeff Deitz, Rick Hawn 278; 3. Dale Coleman 256. High scratch series: 1. Karen Coleman 602; 2. Shannon Howard 550; 3. Ida Hollingsworth 542. 1. Jeff Deitz 702; 2. Dale Coleman 684; 3. Rick Hawn 673. High handicap game: 1. (tie) Karen Coleman, Christine Williams 253; 3. Linda Andrews 252. 1. Rick Hawn 313; 2. Jeff Deitz 297; 3. Dale Coleman 275. High handicap series: 1. Karen Coleman 704; 2. Amy Becker 703; 3. Chris Pauwels 692. 1. Rick Hawn 778; 2. Jeff Deitz 759; 3. Dale Coleman 741.(results from March 22) INDIANS CHEERLEADING Cheer packets at front office Cheerleader packets for varsity, JV and middle school will be at the front offices of both schools on Monday. The cheer clinic is 3:45-5:30 p.m. April 8-11 and tryouts are 4 p.m. April 12 in the gym. For details, call Kathy DePratter at 497-5952 or e-mail depratter_k@firn. edu CHS FOOTBALL Quarterback Club meeting Tuesday The Columbia High Quarterback Club will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Jones Fieldhouse. Membership drives for the spring and an April 6 fundraiser at Rountree-Moore will be discussed. For details, call Allen Masters at 292-0725. T-BALL Coaches meeting set for Thursday Lake City Recreation Department T-ball has a coaches meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Teen Town Recreation Center. For details, call Heyward Christie at 754-3607 CHS BASEBALL Skeet shoot fundraiser set The Columbia High School Dugout Club is hosting Shootout at Ironwood Preserve at 1 p.m. April 13. The fundraiser is a skeet shoot where four-man teams will compete in the 5-stand and wobble courses. There will be prizes awarded and a meal following the shoot. Cost is $300 per team and all proceeds benefit the CHS baseball programs. There are a limited number of team spots available. Call Troy Register at 397-5353 to register a team. POP WARNER FOOTBALL Coaches needed; meeting April 15 Lake City Pop Warner Football is looking for coaches. Coaches must be 18 years old or older and will be subject to a background screening. There is a Pop Warner Football organizational meeting at 6 p.m. April 15 at Richardson Community Center. For details, call Mike Ferrell at 209-1662. RUNNING Freedom 5K run set for April 6 The Freedom 5K to benefit End it Movement, a movement to bring an end to human trafficking and slavery, is April 6. Register online at www.step fitnessonline.com or active. com with a $30 registration fee. All early registrants will receive a free shirt. Day of race registration is available with an additional $10 fee. The race is directed by KI4TK College Ministry, a ministry of the Orchard Community Church of Lake City. The race will be chip timed by Step Fitness Race Management and 1st Place Sports. For details, call race director Michelle Richards at 208-2447. YOUTH SOCCER Soccer Academy, TopSoccer offer Columbia Youth Soccer Association is accepting registration for its Soccer Academy, an individual based program which focuses on skills and agility rather than team competition. Columbia High coach Trevor Tyler is the academy instructor. Fee is $70 per month for two sessions per week. A $55 non-refundable fee is required for new students. Registration also is open for the CYSA TopSoccer Program. TopSoccer will begin May 3 for six weeks. It is designed to meet the special needs of children ages 4-19. The program caters to player development. Registration is free for all volunteers and participants. Summer Soccer League registration for ages 3-16 also is under way. All teams are gender specific. Fee of $75 includes jersey, shorts, socks and year-end award Register at columbia youthsoccerassociation.com For details, call 288-2504.Q From staff reports
LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS F RIDAY & SATURDAY, MARCH 29 & 30, 2013 3B3BSports ASSOCIATED PRESSFloridas Mike Rosario (3) is lifted by teammate Erik Mu rphy as they celebrate winning a third-round game agai nst Minnesota in the NCAA college basketball tournament Sunday in Aus tin, Texas. Florida defeated Minnesota 78-64. Florida plays Florida Gulf Coast University today. ASSOCIATED PRESSMiami Heat center Chris Bosh (1) shoots over Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng during the first half in Chicago on Wednesday.Heat start to move on after streak endsBy TIM REYNOLDSAssociated PressTheir winning streak finally over, the Miami Heat did on Thursday what they had planned to do all along. They took the day off.While the circus atmosphere around the team may slow down now until the playoffs start, anyway the way the reigning NBA champions go about their business over the final 11 games of the regular season prob-ably will not. Miamis epic, historic, sometimes-mind-boggling 27-game winning streak ended with a 101-97 loss to the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday night, and Heat guard Dwyane Wade was among those sound-ing absolutely relieved afterward. It really didnt matter to us, Wade said. If you get it, its awesome. If you dont, we still won 27 games in a row. Thats pretty awesome. So, we really werent like, Weve got to get that record. Not at all. And now that its over, Im glad its over. Next up: Friday night at New Orleans, where the Heat will try to return to their winning ways. Miamis quest for NBA history ended with the Heat six games shy of matching the 1971-72 Los Angeles Lakers for the leagues longest win-ning streak. The Lakers will keep their record, but the biggest Lakers star of this generation offered the Heat plenty of respect when their run was over. I think just as a student of the game, as a fan of the game, you appreciate those kind of streaks and you realize how difficult it is to put together that big of a streak, Lakers star Kobe Bryant said after learning of the Heat loss. Obviously the Lakers win-ning 33 in a row was phe-nomenal, but the Heats one was just as impres-sive. Still, the Heat insist they can get better. When Indiana beat the Heat on Feb. 1, Miami coach Erik Spoelstras postgame theme was that his club had to get better. Nearly two months later, when the Heat streak ended in Chicago, much of Spoelstras postgame remarks had the same theme. Players understood his point. At the end of the day, a win is a win in our league, said reigning MVP LeBron James, who averaged exactly 27 points per game during the 27-game win-ning streak. Weve gotten better throughout the sea-son. Each and every month weve improved. Weve started from behind some games, but for the most part weve played some great basketball. Were not a team that builds bad hab-its. Thats not even who we are so were not worried about that. No matter how they did it, no matter how many double-digit deficits they erased or fourth-quarter comebacks they pulled off, the bottom line was Miami enjoyed 7 1/2 weeks of dominance. Entering Thursday, 10 NBA teams hadnt won 27 games yet this season. Really proud of the grind of the last few weeks from my guys, Miami for-ward Shane Battier, who was part of a 32-game win streak at Duke, 22 with the Houston Rockets and now 27 with the Heat, wrote on Twitter early Thursday. The focus and effort (and luck) was phenom-enal. Battier closed that tweet with two hashtagged words onward and upwards. Whether it was because they were revered or reviled, the Heat probably got more eyeballs on NBA regular-season basketball than any team had in some time, with people watch-ing to root for either the streak continuing or the streak ending. They were must-see TV, as proven by national net-works like ESPN and NBA TV scrambling to pick up Heat games as the streak rolled along. ESPN said the overnight rating for Heat-Bulls was the fifth-best of any regular-season game ever shown on the network. State showdown: Florida Gulf Coast goes up against FloridaBy STEPHEN HAWKINSAssociated PressARLINGTON, Texas A week ago, Florida Gulf Coast University was just another overlooked No. 15 seed a longshot at best to nearly everyone eyeball-ing their NCAA tournament brackets. Now the Eagles are the high-flying show from Dunk City in the round of 16, the darlings of the South Regional and a bracket-busting team everybody is talking about even when surrounded by former national champi-ons Michigan, Kansas and Florida. Things have changed dramatically, FGCU coach Andy Enfield said. The way we looked at it, we did make history. ... We feel like we shocked the world, said Brett Comer, the guard with 22 points and 24 assists in two NCAA games. Nobody picked us to beat Georgetown, or San Diego State, for sure. Were going to prepare for Florida the same way. Were going to try to win again. Florida Gulf Coast (2610) plays the SEC regular-season champion Gators (28-7), the No. 3 seed in the South, on Friday night. The improbable intrastate showdown is magnified even more at Cowboys Stadium, where the court is on a raised stage and below giant high-definition screens that had the players attention on Thursday. Even if you make big plays, its hard to get a good angle on that TV, you have to stand right on the edge (of the court), Eagles for-ward Chase Fieler said. Well have to run more toward the sideline to see it. This group doesnt need one of the worlds larg-est HD displays to appear larger than life, though any highlight dunks sure will look good on the big screens. How about a few shots up there of their sun-soaked campus in Fort Myers, Fla., with its manmade lakes and a beach? The schools first classes were held in August 1997, making FGCU young-er than the players who have put it on a national stage. I never heard of Florida Gulf Coast until actually I started to visit the school and to attend it, admit-ted Sherwood Brown, the dreadlocked showman who leads the Eagles in scoring (15.6 points per game) and rebounds (6.6 rpg) and is their only senior starter. After their two NCAA tournament victories in Philadelphia, the Eagles arrived home early Monday morning. All the players were in back in class a few hours after that, though the atmosphere had cer-tainly changed on the cam-pus with an enrollment of 13,468. It was a busy week, just with the attention and the media being around. And the students were excited about whats going on and talking to us, Fieler said. But now were in Dallas, we can feel the game start-ing to get closer and closer, Enfield said. Just like the Georgetown and San Diego State games got closer and closer. And theyre very, very focused. While Florida Gulf Coast was back home getting accolades and trying to pre-pare among a pep rally-type atmosphere, the Gators spent the entire week in Texas. They stayed in the Lone Star State instead of going back-and-forth after beating Minnesota last Sunday in Austin, about three hours away. The Eagles are in the round of 16 in only their sec-ond season being eligible for the NCAA tournament. Florida, a state school with nearly 50,000 students, has a roster loaded with NCAA experience. It is the first time that two teams from the same state have meet in this round of the NCAA tournament. Florida, which won consecutive national titles in 2006 and 2007, has been to regional finals each of the last two years. But this is the last chance for seniors Kenny Boynton, Erik Murphy and Mike Rosario to get a championship of their own. We remember the pain it caused for us last year, Boynton said. I think we used it to learn. ... Weve been close. And our goal is to get further this year. The Gators, Kansas, Marquette and Ohio State are the only teams in the NCAA round of 16 for the third season in a row. It is the first time Florida has done that. Yet, most of the attention is going to the smaller school about 250 miles away that the Gators have played only once before. That was a 94-60 Florida victory at home in 2008, when Florida Gulf Coast was in only its second season of Division I competition. Florida Gulf Coast did play this season against the third Florida team that made it to the round of 16. The Eagles won 63-51 at home Nov. 13 against Miami, the ACC regular-season and tournament champion and No. 2 seed in the East Regional. Florida presents quite a challenge, ranked second nationally allowing only 54 points a game. But neither Georgetown or San Diego State allowed much more than that. FGCU scored 78 against the Hoyas, including a 21-2 run, and scored 17 in a row in the second half against the Aztecs on the way to 81 points. Were playing against a really, really good team thats playing as well as any-body in the country right now. And theyve had some incredible runs, Florida coach Billy Donovan said. I know there are a lot of nice stories out there. But weve got focus on the stuff that we need to do going into the game. ASSOCIATED PRESSFlorida Gulf Coast players have some fun after practice for a regional semifinal game in the NCAA college basketball tournament on Thursday in Arlin gton, Texas. Florida Gulf Coast faces Florida on today.
4B LAKE CITY REPORTER ADVICE & PUZZLES FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MARCH 29-30, 2013 DEAR ABBY: My boyfriend and I have been dating for several months. Hes fun and caring, and we spend a lot of time together. Hes different from other boys I have dated. We can talk to each other about anything. My only concern is our relationship physically. He makes it very clear that he wants to go all the way with me. He isnt rude or pushy about it. I dont want to rush into anything. We are both virgins (he does have more experience), and while I have known him for a long time, I dont know him as well as Id like. I want to wait until we have dated for at least six months. He says he respects my decision and says he doesnt want to pressure me. I still feel a little rushed. All of our friends have had sex, but I dont want it to be about our hormones in the heat of the moment. I hate saying no to him. I know he wont leave me, but I feel bad for leaving him frustrated. Would it be wrong to agree to hav-ing sex with him -some-thing we both want -even if I dont know if were ready for the next step? -UNSURE IN CANADA DEAR UNSURE: Yes, it would be wrong. The first time you have sex it should be because you are 100 percent sure you are ready, and he is the right person. And as for feeling guilty because you are leaving him frustrated -I have a solution. Socialize with him in group settings and spend less time alone together. That way there will be less frustration for him and less temptation for both of you. ** ** ** DEAR ABBY: I am a single mother raising a 15-year-old son. For most of his life it has just been the two of us. I now regret that I put him in bed with me when he was a baby. As he grew older, I encouraged him to sleep in his own bed, but it would last only a few nights, and then he would sneak back into my room. I was married for three years when he was around 11, and hed sneak into my husbands and my bed-room after we were asleep and sleep on a couch in there. His problem is he is terrified of the dark and believes in ghosts, mon-sters, etc. He says he has a phobia and I believe him. I tried getting a dog for him to sleep with and night-lights, but nothing worked. If I lock him out, he lays awake all night, scared to death. -TROUBLED IN ARIZONA DEAR TROUBLED: Some sessions with a psy-chologist who specializes in phobias would be the quickest way to help your son overcome his problem. And when you consult with one, I am sure the thera-pist will recommend that your son stay away from violent video games, and movies or television shows that feature ghosts, mon-sters or anything else that goes bump in the dark because they could only increase his fears. ** ** **DEAR ABBY: Im different from other girls. I dont wear girly clothes. I prefer dark clothes and makeup. My mom thinks Im strange because I dress differently. Do you think I look like a freak for not conforming, or is there nothing wrong with being different? -DIFFERENT IN WASHINGTON DEAR DIFFERENT: I would never call you a freak because of your attire. It is common for young people to express their individuality by their dress, hairstyle and make-up. There is, however, a point when a persons style choices can be limiting. My question for you would be, Are you getting the kind of attention you WANT from presenting yourself this way? The answer should determine how you choose to dress. ** ** **DEAR ABBY: Theres this guy I like, Joey. My sister likes him, too. Joey and I are not dat-ing, although we are very close friends. My sister (of course) decided to ask him out on a date. Im so upset with her. It has been two days since their date and Im still not talking to her. I cant believe she asked him out when she knew I was about to. I dont want to ruin our relation-ship, but Joey is now into her. Please give me some advice before I do something terribly wrong. -CANT TAKE IT IN FLORIDA DEAR CANT TAKE IT: If your sister jumped in knowing you were interest-ed in Joey, it was sneaky and wrong. But you have nothing to gain by declar-ing war over it. Keep your options open and bide your time. With luck, their romance will blow over -and when it does, if you have maintained your position as Joeys close friend, you can make your move then. It may take nerves of steel, but I have faith in you, and it will be worth it in the long run. ** ** **DEAR ABBY: My niece is being married soon on the East Coast. My hus-band and our two teenaged children have been invited to attend. We cannot afford the multiple airfares and the cost of hotel accommo-dations that attending this wedding would require. We dont look poor and we dont act poor, but money is very tight right now because were paying for the last semester of our third childs college tuition. I had already sent a lovely shower gift to my niece. How can we gracefully decline the invitation with-out offending anyone? We also have household repairs that have to be attended to. -JUST DONT HAVE IT IN SAN DIEGO DEAR JUST DONT HAVE IT: As I see it, you have two choices -respond by saying you have a conflict, or tell these relatives you would love to be there, but with the cost of a college educa-tion these days, you cant swing it. (I vote for the latter.) ** ** **DEAR ABBY: I lost my mom last year. It was unexpected, and my father and I are still hurting. Mom had a friend who never fails to tell me how the loss of her mother and her husband was much more painful for her than my loss. Every time I have the unfortunate luck of answering the phone when she calls, shell ask how Im doing, then launch into how hard it was on her and I dont know the true pain that she does. I am sick of people telling me they understand how I feel and what Im going through. No one knows the depth of what Im experiencing, except maybe my sibling. I moved back home to take care of my wonderful mother. And Abby, please know how sorry I am for the loss of your own dear mother, and thank you for let-ting me vent. -HOLE IN MY HEART IN OCEAN SPRINGS, MISS. DEAR HOLE IN YOUR HEART: Im sorry for your loss, too, and youre wel-come. Please know that no rule of etiquette says you have to listen to that wom-ans insensitive prattle. The next time she starts, it is perfectly acceptable to stop her cold and tell her that when she compares her pain to yours she is being insensitive, and that if she does it one more time you will hang up. Clearly, she is not calling to see how youre doing; she is calling to dump. There are times when you must protect yourself, and this is one of them. HOROSCOPES DEAR ABBY ARIES (March 21-April 19): Rely on your intel-ligence and your insight to lead you in the right direction. Refrain from making an impulsive move because someone is pres-suring you. Make plans to get together with friends, relatives or someone you havent seen in a long time. +++ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Get together with someone you respect or who has the expertise you need in order to pursue a new venture. Events that are geared toward learn-ing as well as having fun will enable you to make new friends and hone your skills. +++ GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Get down to business and finish what you start. Youll have a much better time once the work is com-plete and you can do as you please. Offering your services or help will boost your reputation. Love and romance are highlighted. +++ CANCER (June 21-July 22): Treat colleagues dip-lomatically to avoid being talked about behind your back. Take a critical look at your current situation as well as what you have to offer. Updating your skills or the way you do things will help you advance. +++++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Dont let responsibilities drag you down. Work hard and fast to put the work behind you. Traveling or getting together with someone special will encourage you to strive for a more fulfilling lifestyle. Love is on the rise. ++ VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Double-check your personal financial invest-ments and papers. Making a couple of adjustments can save you from a loss. An experienced individual can offer you good advice regarding a partnership. Dont let pressure push you in the wrong direction. ++++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Do something cre-ative, get together with friends or do something with youngsters. Keeping busy or expanding your interests will leave you with some interesting thoughts about how you can raise your income and your standard of living. +++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Your vision will be clear and a decision you make regarding your personal life, home and family will help you gain respect and the support you need to move forward with your plans. Invest in you and your talent. +++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Put your plans into motion. Fixing up your home or making a move that will improve your lifestyle is possible. Love is in the stars, and altering the way you do things will lead to an adventure that will bring you greater happiness. +++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Not everyone will agree with what you say or do. Be careful while traveling or doing anything physical. Minor mishaps will set you back. Taking an unusual approach to a job you are required to do will bring you recognition. ++++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20Feb. 18): Rely on past experience to help you deal with anyone question-ing what you are doing now. Take care of any domestic changes that need to be implemented in order to make your life better. Someone you love will support and encourage you. ++ PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Look over any pend-ing contracts, settlements or financial papers. You will have greater insight into ways you can increase your assets or raise your earning potential. Consider what you have to offer and invest in your future. +++++ THE LAST WORD Eugenia Last Pressure to have sex causes girl to feel relationship angst Q Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. Abigail Van Burenwww.dearabby.com Puzzle Solutions on the next page.
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PG-13 s(:15) Boxing Mike Alvarado vs. Brandon Rios. (N) MAX 320 310 515(4:15) Backdraft R (:35) Final Destination 5 (2011) Nicholas DAgosto. (:10) Contraband (2012, Action) Mark Wahlberg, Kate Beckinsale. R Cleanskin (2012, Suspense) Sean Bean, Abhin Galeya. Premiere. NR SHOW 340 318 545Family Band: The Cowsills Story War Horse (2011) Emily Watson. A horse sees joy and sorrow during World War I. PG-13 Real Steel (2011, Action) Hugh Jackman, Evangeline Lilly. PG-13 60 Minutes Sports Seminoles eke out eighth straight winning season By BRENT KALLESTADAssociated PressTALLAHASSEE After four straight NCAA tourna-ment appearances, Florida State is sitting home this spring watching three other in-state schools still in the hunt for a national title. Although Florida State coach Leonard Hamilton is disappointed to be a spectator, hes excited for former Seminole assistant coach Andy Enfield taking upstart Florida Gulf Coast into the round of 16 against longtime archrival Florida on Friday. Hamiltons for-mer team, Miami, is also in the tournament. Its good for the state of college basketball in the state, Hamilton said Thursday. I know how they felt when they were watching us. Just a year after winning its first Atlantic Coast Conference champion-ship with a team featuring half a dozen seniors, the Seminoles struggled all season on the way to an 18-16 record. Youre going to have a year when you have to regroup, Hamilton said Thursday. Thats the chal-lenging part, what moti-vates you to come back and get right back in that national spotlight. Hamilton needs to find a replacement for scor-ing leader Michael Snaer, but otherwise has every-one back from a team that finished 18-16 after their opening-round NIT loss to Louisiana Tech. The Seminoles didnt defeat a top tier team until late-sea-son home court victories over Virginia and North Carolina State. Florida State was eliminated from the ACC tour-nament by North Carolina and saw its season end four days later with an NIT loss to Louisiana Tech. The Seminoles had a tough time on their home floor too, losing to South Alabama and Mercer. Thats part of what we go through, Hamilton said. This is kind of our regrouping year. Snaer leaves as the schools eighth leading scorer and a legacy of a half dozen game-winning shots in the final seconds, including four this season that enabled the Seminoles to eke out a winning record for an eighth straight year. Overall, we built the foundation that I think we can stand on, Hamilton said. Hamilton said Thursday that his young team will be right back in the thick of things next year with four experienced seniors available to pick up the slack created by Snaers departure. Okaro White and Terrance Shannon, a pair of 6-8 forwards, return along with 6-11 center Kiel Turpin and shooting guard Ian Miller, who limped through his junior season with a bad ankle. Shannon also missed a major por-tion of the season with a neck injury suffered in mid-January. Okaro and Michael had to carry the load and those were heavy loads, Hamilton saids. Ive always tried to have the veterans carry the load. ASSOCIATED PRESSMarquette forward Davante Gardner (54) reaches for a loo se ball ahead of Miami forward Julian Gamble (45) during the first half of an Ea st Regional semifinal on Thursday in Washington.Marquette knocks off Miami to reach Elite 8Associated PressWASHINGTON Jamil Wilson scored 16 points, Vander Blue and Davante Gardner had 14 apiece, and Marquette advanced to the Elite Eight for the first time since 2003 with a 71-61 win over Miami on Thursday night. The third-seeded Golden Eagles took a double-digit lead in the first half and never relinquished it, quite the contrast from their nail-biters earlier in the NCAA tournament. They shot 54 percent from the field and held the Hurricanes to 35 percent. Miami missed 18 of 26 3-point attempts. Marquette (26-8) will face either top-seeded Indiana or No. 4 Syracuse in the East Regional final on Saturday. Shane Larkin scored 14 points for the second-seed-ed Hurricanes (29-7), who matched the best run in school history.
LAKE CITY REPORTER NASCAR FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MARCH 29 & 30, 2013 7B7BNASCAR April 1 marks the 20th year since NASCARs then-reigning Cup cham-pion Alan Kulwicki perished in a plane crash en route to the races at Bristol Motor Speedway. Kulwicki died along with Mark Brooks, Dan Duncan and Charlie Campbell, all employees of Kulwickis sponsor Hooters, when the plane Campbell was flying crashed on approach to Tri-Cities Airport near Blountville, Tenn. Kulwicki, 38, was struck down in his prime and lost to the sport before many people, inside and outside the garage, really got to know him. He was independent, choosing to drive his own car rather than accepting offers to drive for other top-notch teams. He insisted on being a hands-on member of his crew, and at the time was one of the few engineers in the garage, as he had a degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Veteran NASCAR publicist Tom Roberts worked with Kulwicki dur-ing his championship season of 1992 and during his five-race reign the next year. He was well ahead of his time, Roberts said. He carried a briefcase. He was business in the garage. A lot of times that worked against him in that when he came in the garage area, he was so totally focused that people misunderstood him. Roberts recalls hearing terms like aloof and distant and no personal-ity used to describe Kulwicki, but he said those descriptions are off base. Its totally untrue, he said. But he was so dedicated and so focused that when he got in the garage area, it was his workplace. A lot of people didnt understand that. He could be going between his hauler and his car and he could walk by you and hed act like he didnt know you existed, but that was just his level of determination and focus in the garage area. Outside the garage area, it was totally different. Its unfortunate that very few people got to know him. Roberts said if NASCAR had the mandatory press sessions for top driv-ers that are routine today back in Kulwickis time, things would have been different. I certainly wish wed had that opportunity, he said. It would have been difficult to explain to Alan that youre going to have to lay down the tools and the thinking just for 10 minutes to come out and talk to these people, but he definitely would have garnered a lot more attention, gotten more respect and certainly a bigger fan following. Roberts said that despite his natural tendencies to focus on things mechanical, Kulwicki had vowed to be more public during the 1993 season. He was determined to be a great champion, Roberts said. Roberts was the publicist for Rusty Wallace during Wallaces year as champion, and Kulwicki had closely followed Wallaces performance as the face of the sport. Alan also remembered going to the final drivers meeting of the 1990 season and seeing Rusty receiving a standing ovation from his peers for being such a great champion and going beyond the call of duty, Roberts said. I think Alan was hoping for the same thing for himself. Roberts said Kulwicki had planned to take some time off after being hon-ored at NASCARs annual awards banquet to recharge for the new sea-son, but his duties as team owner got in the way. Alan was hoping to take a handful of books and go somewhere in the Caribbean and just kick back for a week, be left alone and get his mind rested and get ready to come back again, he said. But because he was one to do it all, he never got an oppor-tunity to do anything during that off-season. At Speedweeks 1993, Kulwicki began to feel the pressure of running a race team, driving and representing the sport as champion, all at the same time. I remember the Thursday before the [qualifying races], Roberts said. He said: I dont know if I can handle this pressure. My comment to him was, this is the height of it. Once we leave Daytona, things go back to more of a normal routine, something youll be able to handle. And for five races it worked out that way. Kulwicki finished fourth at Rockingham, third at Richmond and sixth at Darlington in his final race. On the night of the fateful flight, Roberts was scheduled to be on the plane with his driver, but decided to take a commercial flight so Kulwicki could have some private discussions with the Hooters representatives. Hes left now with memories of a man he respected both as a driver and as an individual. I was blessed to be in that environment, he said.Among the things Joey Logano did in the closing laps of the Auto Club 400 was bring out the A.J. Foyt-like beast in Tony Stewart. When Stewart was growing up, one of his heroes was the legendary Foyt, who later became Stewarts mentor as he followed in Foyts career tire tracks, racing any kind of car on any kind of track, almost always with great success. Stewart, like Foyt, became a team owner, fielding cars in several circuits and even owning the cars he drives in the Sprint Cup Series. Stewart also is much like Foyt when it comes to speaking his mind and in handling what he perceives as disrespect from others. On Sunday, Logano and Denny Hamlin, who had waged a war of words all week over an incident at Bristol Motor Speedway the Sunday before, wrecked on the last lap, opening the door for Kyle Busch, who had led the most laps but was third with one to go, to get a surprise win. The wreck, which occurred when Logano appeared to move up the track and into Hamlin, sent Hamlin into a concrete wall without SAFER barriers attached and eventually to the hospi-tal. Logano was unapologetic in his post-race comments. He probably shouldnt have done what he did last week, so thats what he gets, Logano said of Hamlin, who was hospital-ized overnight after complaining of back pain. But Loganos biggest worry going forward may be from Stewart, who was angered that Logano blocked him twice. Stewart blocked Loganos car after the race, climbed out of his own car, and an altercation with Logano and his crew ensued. Stewart said Logano has a lesson coming from him.He is a tough guy on pit road as soon as one of his crew guys gets in the middle of it, Stewart said. Until then, hes a scared little kid. Then he wants to throw a water bottle at me. He is going to learn a lesson. Hes run his mouth long enough. He has sat there and done this double stan-dard, and hes nothing but a little rich kid that has never had to work in his life. Hes going to learn with us working guys that had to work our way up how it works. Logano said the blocking was justified.I had to throw the block there, he said. That was a race for the lead. I felt if the 14 [Stewart] got underneath me, that was going to be the end of my opportunity to win the race, so I was just trying to protect the spot I had. The Logano-Hamlin incident not only opened the door for Busch to win the race, it allowed Dale Earnhardt Jr. to finish second. Joe Gibbs Racing said in a statement that Hamlin suffered an L1 compression fracture in his lower spine. He is expected to fly home to North Carolina where he will be evaluated later this week.Childress cars honor HodgdonThe Sprint Cup cars at Auto Club Speedway from Richard Childress Racing carried memorial logos in honor of Warner Hodgdon, the California industrial-ist who also was a visionary track owner, team owne r and sponsor in NASCAR in the late 1970s through the mid-1980s. Hodgdon passed away on March 20. Among the drivers sponsored by Hodgdon was Childress himself, back when he was the driver of the No. 3 Chevrolet later made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt. Warner was a great friend and partner who helped change the landscape of NASCAR team ownership in the late 1970s, Childress said. I learned a lot a bout business from the advice he gave me over the years. Warner was an entrepreneur with a great vision for where stock car racing could go, and we stayed in touch long after his time in racing ended. He was a great friend and will be missed. Hodgdon was a part owner of tracks in Nashville, Bristol, Phoenix, North Wilkesboro and Richmond. He owned parts of two race teams, including Junior Johnsons, and sponsored many a race in the series now known as Sprint Cup. Even though his NASCAR career unraveled rather quickly following problems involving his off-track interests and he disappeared from the scene, he is remembered as a visionary by many, including team owner Eddie Wood, whose family race team had sponsorship from Hodgdon in 1981 and 1982. When Purolator decided to get out of the sport, Hodgdon stepped in immediately to keep the team going. We got word one afternoon that Purolator was leaving, Wood recalled. Neil Bonnett introduced u s to Warner, and by the next afternoon we had a deal in place. Wood said Hodgdon saw the future of NASCAR long before others in the sport realized its potent ial. He said Hodgdon was working on a deal to televise the 10 races held at tracks in which he held owner-ship stakes and knew how to maximize a sponsors investment in the sport. He was doing things 30 years ago like theyre done today, Wood said. He had jets and helicopter s. He was the first to use tractor-trailer transporter s and vans painted with sponsors logos. He was so forward-thinking, way ahead of the curve. Shrinking field affects teamsThe shrinking this year of the Nationwide Series starting field, from 43 cars to 40, is working against teams with limited funding. Morgan Shepherd, Danny Efland and Joey Gase were at Bristol, but did not qualify for the race under the new format. Tony Raines and Chase Miller went to Auto Club Speedway, but failed to qualify. For Shepherd, now 71, the Bristol setback was a major one. He posted this on Facebook: Just going to let everyone know that I do not know if or when we will be attending another race event in 2013 due to non-funding. We have given all the efforts every way we could. Just can not go any longer. Sorry to disappoint. We have and are always looking for sponsors. Last year, Shepherd, a 15-time winner on NASCARs No. 2 circuit, ran 21 races and showed up for 10 more, but failed to qualify.Patrick wont race in F1Among the questions posed to Danica Patrick in her media session at Bristol Motor Speedway was one about her interest in Formula One racing. The ques-tion came after Formula Ones boss Bernie Eccleston e mentioned her favorably on the F1 website. It looked like he was kind of acknowledging my ability to drive a car, so that was kind, Patrick said, adding that shes not interested in a test drive in an F1 car. It is a lot of work to get fitted in the car comfo rtable enough to go drive it. Then I run the risk of what if it doesnt go well, and then people judge m e for that. So, unless it was something that I was re ally serious, I wouldnt do it. NUMERICALLY SPEAKINGCareer Sprint Cup victories for Kyle Busch, which ties him with Matt Kenseth, Jim Paschal and Joe Weatherly on the all-time list Career Nationwide Series victories for Kyle Busch, who got his latest win driving car No. 54 at Auto Club Speedway Points positions lost by Clint Bowyer at Auto Club Speedway, to 14th in the standings, the most of any driver Drivers in the top 10 in Sprint Cup points with-out a top-five finish this season: Greg Biffle, in fifth place, and Paul Menard, in eighth54 2510 Alan Kulwicki (right) with Tom and Joni Roberts at the 1992 NASCAR awards banquet.NASCAR champ Alan Kulwicki remembered 20 years after his deathLogano justifies blocking of Stewart at Auto ClubJoey Logano is held back by crew members after an a ltercation with Tony Stewart (not pictured) at Auto Club Speedway. Warner Hodgdon (right) with Neil Bonnett NEXTUP...Race: OReilly Auto Parts 300 Where: Texas Motor Speedway When: April 12, 8:30 p.m. (ET) TV: ESPN2 2012 Winner: Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Race: Kroger 250 Where: Martinsville Speedway When: April 6, 1:30 p.m. (ET) TV: SPEED 2012 Winner: Kevin Harvick Race: STP Gas Booster 500 Where: Martinsville Speedway When: April 7, 1:00 p.m. (ET) TV: FOX Sports 2012 Winner: Ryan Newman (right)Photo by Eddie WoodPhoto by David Chobat Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images for NASCAR SPRINT CUP STANDINGS1. Dale Earnhardt Jr., 1992. Brad Keselowski, 1873. Jimmie Johnson, 1834. Carl Edwards, 1645. Greg Bife, 1646. Kyle Busch, 1637. Kasey Kahne, 1598. Paul Menard, 1549. Joey Logano, 14610. Denny Hamlin, 1452 NOTEBOOK NATIONWIDE SERIES CAMPING WORLD TRUCKS SPRINT CUP
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< 2C LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDFRIDAY& SATURDAY, MARCH 29 & 30, 2013 Now Accepting applications for SalespersonSend Resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or stop by Royals Homes 4068 U.S. Hwy 90 W to ll out application LegalIN THECIRCUITCOURTFOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.CASE NO. 12-497-CANOTICE OF SALEGATEWAYBANK OF CENTRALFLORIDA, a Florida corporation,Plaintiff,vs.ISAAC CONSTRUCTION, LLC, et al.,Defendants.NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN that, pursuant to the Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated the 14th day of March, 2013, in the above styled cause, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash in the in the 3rd floor of the Columbia County Court-house in Lake City, Florida, at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday the 17 day of April, 2013 the following described property:Lot 24, Oak Meadows Plantation, Unit 3, a subdivision according to the plat thereof recorded at Plat Book 8, Page 43, in the Public Records of Columbia County, Florida.IF YOU ARE APERSON CLAIM-ING ARIGHTTO FUNDS RE-MAINING AFTER THE SALE, YOU MUSTFILE ACLAIM WITH THE CLERK NO LATER THAN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. IF YOU FAILTO FILE ACLAIM, YOU WILLNOTBE ENTITLED TO ANYREMAINING FUNDS. AF-TER 60 DAYS ONLYTHE OWN-ER OF RECORD AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MAYCLAIM THE SURPLUS.DATED this 14 day of March, 2013.P. DeWITTCASONClerk of the CourtBy: /s/ B. ScippioAs Deputy ClerkSEAL05537929MARCH 22, 29, 2013 NOTICE OF INTENT T O ADOPT ORDINANCE TOWHOM ITMAYCONCERN:The Board of County Commissioners of Columbia County, Florida will at its regular meeting on Thursday, April 18, 2013, in the Columbia County School Board Administration Building, 372 West Duval Street, Lake City, Florida at 5:30 p.m. consider the adoption of an ordinance entitled:AN ORDINANCE AMENDING AND RESTATING COLUMBIACOUNTYORDINANCE NO. 2004-26, AN ORDINANCE REGULAT-ING THE HOURS OF SALE OF LIQUOR AND OTHER ALCO-HOLIC BEVERAGES IN THE UN-INCORPORATED AREAS OF CO-LUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA, AND PROHIBITING PERSONS UNDER 21 YEARS OF AGE FROM ENTERING OR REMAIN-ING ON THE PREMISES OF CER-TAIN BUSINESSES LICENSED TOSELLAND CONSUME ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ON THE PREMISES, INCLUDING CER-TAIN EMPLOYEES; PROVIDING LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS; RE-CITING AUTHORITY; PROVID-ING DEFINITIONS; PROVIDING HOURS OF SALE FOR WEEK-DAYS; PROVIDING HOURS OF SALE FOR SUNDAYS; PROVID-ING SPECIALHOURS OF SALE ON DECEMBER 31 WHEN THATDATE IS ASUNDAY; PROVID-ING SPECIALHOURS OF SALE FOR RESTAURANTS AND PRI-VATE CLUBS; PROVIDING PA-TRONAGE AND EMPLOYMENTAGE RESTRICTIONS; REPEAL-ING CONFLICTING ORDINAN-CES; PROVIDING FOR INCLU-SION IN THE COUNTYCODE OF ORDINANCES; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.The substance of the above-named ordinance is as provided in its name.Copies of the proposed ordinance are available for inspection at the office of the County Manager located in the County Administration Complex, 135 NE Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Any interested party may appear and be heard at this pub-lic hearing.In the event any person decides to appeal any decision by the Board of County Commissioners with respect to any matter relating to the consid-eration of the ordinance at the above-referenced public hearing, a record of the proceeding may be needed and in such event, such person may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the public hearing is made, which re-cord includes the testimony and evi-dence on which the appeal is to be based.In accordance with the Americans With Disabilities Act a person needing special accommodations or an in-terpreter to participate in this pro-ceeding should contact Lisa Roberts 386/752-1006 or T.D. Services 386/758-2139, at least seven (7) days prior to the date of the hearing.DATED this 25th day of March, 2013./s/ P. DeWitt Cason by Linda H. OdomP. DEWITTCASON Clerk of Court05538009March 29, 2013 LegalIN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITOF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTYCIVILDIVISIONCASE NO. 2009-CA-260BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, L.P.,Plaintiff,vs.JERRYH. STRICKLAND; THE UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF JERRYH. STRICKLAND; CAROLYN STRICKLAND; THE UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF CAROLYN STRICK-LAND; IF LIVING, INCLUDING ANYUNKNOWN SPOUSE OF SAID DEFENDANT(S), IF RE-MARRIED, AND IF DECEASED, THE RESPECTIVE UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, CREDITORS, LIE-NORS, AND TRUSTEES, AND ALLOTHER PERSONS CLAIM-ING BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINSTTHE NAMED DE-FENDANT(S); UNKNOWN TEN-ANT#1; UNKNOWN TENANT#2;Defendant(s)NOTICE OF SALENotice is hereby given that, pursuant to a Final Summary Judgment of Foreclosure entered in the above-styled cause, in the Circuit Court of COLUMBIACounty, Florida, I will sell the property situate in COLUM-BIACounty, Florida, described as:APARTOF THE SW1/4 OF SEC-TION 3, TOWNSHIP4 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAMORE PAR-TICULARLYDESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE ATTHE SWCORNER OF THE SW1/4 AND RUN N 00 DEGREES 04' 06" E, ALONG THE WESTLINE OF SAID SW1/4 1427.47 FEET; THENCE N 88 DEGREES 45' 23" E, 955.24 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING, ALSO BEING APOINTON THE SOUTH RIGHT-OF-WAYLINE OF A60.00 FOOTEASEMENT; THENCE N 00 DE-GREES 41'07" W, 60.42 FEET; THENCE N 88 DEGREES 45'46" E, 109.91 FEET; THENCE S 00 DE-GREES 41' 07" E TO THE SAID SOUTH RIGHT-OF-WAYLINE OF EASEMENT, 60.42 FEET; THENCE CONTINUE S 00 DE-GREES 41' 07" E, 145.21 FEETTHENCE N 87 DEGREES 35' 24" W,110.07 FEET; THENCE N 00 DEGREES 41' 07" W, 138.21 FEETTOTHE SAID SOUTH RIGHT-OFWAYLINE OF EASEMENT, AL-SO THE POINTOF BEGINNING.GRANTOR RESERVE AN EASE-MENTFOR INGRESS AND EGRESS OVER AND ACROSS THE NORTH 60 FEETTHEREOF.To include a :2007 Horton Homes, Inc., VIN GAFL634A79848SH21 and 975321232007 Horton Homes, Inc., VIN GAFL634B79848SH21 and 97532083A/K/A290 SE BUCK GLENLAKE CITY, FL32025at public sale, at West door of the Columbia County Courthouse 145 N. Hernando Street, Lake City, FL32056 at 11:00 AM, on the 14 day of August, 2013.Any 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.Witness, my hand and seal of this court on the 11 day of March, 2013.CLERK OF THE CIRCUITCOURTBy: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy ClerkSEALAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT; If you are a person with a disability who requires accommo-dations in order to participate in a court proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, the provision of cer-tain assistance. Individuals with a disability who require special accom-modations in order to participate in a court proceeding should contact the ADACoordinator, 173 NE Hernan-do Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, FL32055, (386) 719-7428, within two (2) business days of receipt of notice to appear.Individuals who are hearing impaired should call (800) 955-8771.Individuals who are voice impaired should call (800) 955-8770.05537912MARCH 22, 29, 2013 PUBLIC AUCTIONWill be held by Davis towing & Re-covery, In., in Columbia County at 1226 NWMain Blvd., Lake City, Fl. 32055Sale Date 4/9/13 at 9am1998 DODGE NEON1B3ES47C7WD5477761991 OLDS 4DR1G3CW53L2M43212271994 FORD EXPLORER1FMDU32X0RUD149001987 CADI1G6DW51Y5H97384221994 TOYOTACAMERY4T1GK12E3RU8551371997 VWJETTA3VWSA81H3VM0382042002 CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY2C8GP543X2R53546705537876MARCH 29, 2013 LegalIN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, STATE OF FLORIDA. GENERALCIVILDIVISIONCase No. 2010-CA-000546WELLS FARGO FINANCIALSYSTEM FLORIDA, INC.Plaintiff,vs.BERNIE J. MCENTEE A/K/ABER-NARD J. MCENTEE; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF BERNIE J. MCENTEE A/K/ABERNARD J. MCENTEE; VALERIE J. MCENTEE; and UN-KNOWN OCCUPANTS, TEN-ANTS, OWNERS, AND OTHER UNKNOWN PARTIES, including, if a named defendant is deceased, the personal representatives, the surviv-ing spouse, heirs, devisees, grantees, creditors, and all other parties claim-ing by, through, under or against that defendant, and all claimants, persons or parties, natural or corporate, or whose exact legal status is unknown, claiming under any of the above named or described defendants,Defendants.NOTICE OF SALENotice is hereby given that, pursuant to the Order or Final Judgment en-tered in this cause, in the Circuit Court of Columbia County, Florida, I will sell the property situated in Co-lumbia County, Florida, described as:LOT16, FAIRVIEWESTATES, ASUBDIVISION AS RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 4, PAGE 85, PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.Property Address: 467 SWNantuck-ett CourtFort White, FL30238Parcel I.D.: 26-7S-16-04323-016at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, on the third floor of the Columbia County Courthouse, 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32056 at 11:00 a.m. on April 17, 2013.ANYPERSON CLAIMING AN IN-TERESTIN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTYOWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS, MUSTFILE ACLAIM WITH THE CLERK OF COURTWITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE.DATED this 14 day of March, 2013.P. DEWITTCASONClerk of Circuit CourtBy: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy ClerkSEALIn accordance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, persons need-ing a special accommodation to par-ticipate in this proceeding should contact that A.D.A. Coordinator not later than seven (7) days prior to the proceeding via the Florida Relay Service at 1-800-955-8771.05537933MARCH 22, 29, 2013 IN THECIRCUITCOURT, THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO.: 11-338-CACOLUMBIABANK, a Florida Banking Corporation,Plaintiff,vs.FRANCIS S. OOSTERHOUDT, III a.k.a F.S. OOSTERHOUDT, III a.k.a FRANCIS SAMUELOOS-TERHOUDT, III,Defendant.CLERK'S NOTICE OF SALE UN-DER F.S. CHAPTER 45NOTICE IS GIVEN that, in accord-ance with the Stipulated Final Judg-ment of Foreclosure entered in the above-styled cause, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the Columbia County Courthouse, Courtroom 1, 173 Northeast Hernan-do Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32055 at 11:00 a.m. on April 10, 2013, the following described property:Lot 18, WOODS ATFALLING CREEK, according to the plat there-of as recorded in Rural Residential Development Book 1, Pages 18-21, Public Records of Columbia County, Florida.ANYPERSON CLAIMING AN IN-TERESTIN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTYOWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUSTFILE ACLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE.Dated: March 12, 2013P. DeWitt CasonClerk of CourtBy: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy ClerkSEAL05537909March 22, 29, 2013 NOTICE UNDERFICTITIOUS NAME LAW, PURSUANTTO SECTION 865.09, FLORIDASTATUTESNOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN that the undersigned, desiring to do business under the fictitious name SURPRISE VALLEYFIRE-ARMS located at 1591 NWHAMP FARMER RD. LAKE CITY, FL32055 in the County of Columbia, in the City of Lake City, Florida 32055, intends to register said name with the Division of Corporations of the Flor-ida Department of State, Tallahassee, Florida.Dated this 26th day of March, 2013.Doe Mountain Enterprises, LLC05538056March 29, 2013 LegalIN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO. 12-2012-CA-000650SUNTRUSTMORTGAGE, INC.Plaintiff,v.HOMER A. ZARTMAN, ETAL.Defendants.NOTICE OF ACTIONTO: EARLJUNIOR BARFIELD; HELEN LOUISE SELTZER; and all unknown parties claiming by, through, under or against the above named Defendants, who are not known to be dead or alive, whether said unknown parties claim as heirs, devisees, grantees, assignees, lienors, creditors, trustees, spouses, or other claimants.Current Residence for EARLJUN-IOR BARFIELD is unknown, but whose last know address was:313 N.W. OLIVE GLN., LAKE CITY, FL32055-921695 FOUR IRON CT., SUMMER-VILLE, SC 29483Current Residence for HELEN LOUISE SELTZER is unknown, but whose last known address was:313 N.W. OLIVE GLN., LAKE CITY, FL32055-9216YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the fol-lowing property in Columbia Coun-ty, Florida, to-wit:LOT25 CARTER PLACE, UNRE-CORDED, MORE PARTICULAR-LYDESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:COMMENCE ATTHE SWCOR-NER OF THE NW1/4 OF SEC-TION 5, TOWNSHIP3 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA, RUN THENCE N 057' WEST775.54 FEET; RUN THENCE N 8852' EAST, 585.00 FEETTO POB; CONTINUE N 8852' EAST225 FEET; RUN THENCE S 057' EAST, 315.51 FEETTO NORTH LINE OF LIVE STREET; THENCE S 8852' WEST, ALONG NORTH LINE OF OLIVE STREET, 225 FEET; THENCE N 057' WEST315 FEETTO POINTOF BEGINNING.TOGETHER WITH A1989 SKY-LINE OAKSPRINGS DOUBLE WIDE MOBILE HOME ID #3262-0645AYTITLE #47717605 AND ID #3262-0645BYTITLE #47712603.has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on DOUGLAS C. ZAHM, P.A., Plain-tiff's attorney, whose address is 12425 28th Street North, Suite 200, St. Petersburg, FL33716, on or be-fore April 24, 2013 or within thirty (30) days after the first publication of this Notice of Action, and file the original with the Clerk of this Court at P.O. Box 2069, Lake City, FL32056-2069, either before service on Plaintiff's attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise, a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint petition.WITNESS my hand and seal of the Court on this 13 day of March, 2013.P. DeWitt CasonClerk of the Circuit CourtBy: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy ClerkNOTICE TO PERSONS WITH DIS-ABILITIES: IF YOU ARE APER-SON WITH ADISABILITYWHO NEEDS ANYACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING, YOU ARE ENTITLED, ATNO COSTTO YOU, TO THE PROVISION OF CERTAIN ASSISTANCE. PLEASE CONTACTNANCYNYDAM ATROOM 205, COLUMBIACOUN-TYCOURTHOUSE, P.O. BOX 1569, LAKE CITY, FL32056, (904) 758-2163; SUNCOM 839-2163, WITHIN 2 WORKING DAYS OF YOUR RECEIPTOF THIS NO-TICE. IF YOU ARE HEARING OR VOICE IMPAIRED, CALL(904) 758-2139.05537913March 29, 2013April 5, 2013 Public Auction to be held MAY6, 2013 at 8AM at Ozzies Towing & Auto, LLC 2492 SE Baya Ave. Lake City FL, 32025.(386)719-5608Following Vin Number:2001 DODGEVin# 1B3ES46CX1D26484705538047MARCH 29, 2013 IN THECIRCUITCOURTFOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAPROBATE DIVISIONFile No.: 13-64-CPIN RE: ESTATE OF LEONAH. DEESE, Deceased.NOTICE TO CREDITORSThe administration of the estate of LEONAH. DEESE, deceased, whose date of death was December 10, 2012, is pending in the Circuit Court for Columbia County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32055. The names and the addresses of the personal representative and the personal rep-resentatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and oth-er persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRSTPUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AF-TER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF LegalACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM.All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRSTPUBLICA-TION OF THIS NOTICE.ALLCLAIMS NOTFILED WITH-IN THE TIME PERIODS SETFORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED.NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SETFORTH ABOVE, ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED.The date of first publication of this MARCH 22, 2013Co-Personal Representative:/s/ Gary M. HodgeGARYM. HODGE19515 NW170th LaneHigh Springs, FL32643/s/ Rhonda D. HigdonRHONDAD. HIGDON13116 NW142nd Terrace Alachua, FL32615Attorney for Co-Personal Represen-tatives:/s/ Matthew C. MitchellMATTHEWC. MITCHELLAttorney for Gary M. HodgeFlorida Bar Number: 0028155Brannon, Brown, Haley & Bullock, P.A.P.O. BOX 1029Lake City, FL32056Telephone: (386) 752-3213Fax: (386) email@example.comMARCH 22, 29, 2013 100Job OpportunitiesF/T Accounts Receivables Clerk. Other office duties include: Quickbooks, Word & Excel. Email resume firstname.lastname@example.org ACCOUNTING Minimum of 2 college accounting courses up to Degree in Accounting. Applicant should be technology and keyboard proficient either as a student or work experience. Start $15 hour if qualified. Mail resume showing course completed with year and school, job experience, and salary requirements to: Accounting, P.O. Box 821, Lake City, FL32056-0821 Branch ManagerLake City Seeking manager for our Lake City area office. Management/ Supervisory, financial institution and credit evaluation exp REQ. Great pay and benefits! App REQ and avail at www.sunstatefcu.org. Fax to 386-462-4686. DFWP,EOE 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 CMS Professional Staffing Inc., Seeking individuals with recent background experience ranging from general business to sales & finance. Must be proficient with Email and Microsoft office. Apositive attitude and great work ethic are a must. Salaries vary in range. Fax resume to 386-758-9047. COMPUTER ENTRYBOOKKEEPING Full-time or part-time, flexible 8 to 5, Monday to Friday work schedule. Minimum 30 cwpm. College courses helpful. Start $10-$12 if NumberEntry is Fast Mail resume showing education and computer skills to: Computer Entry, P.O. Box 821, Lake City, FL32056-0821. Mechanic needed with tools and experience. Southern Specialized Truck & Trailer. 386-752-9754 3FTJEFOUJBMr"DSFBHF$PNNFSDJBM3&"-&45"5&-*45*/(4 .,,$,++'Toplace your classified ad call
FRIDAY& SATURDAY, MARCH 29 & 30, 2013 CLASSIFIEDLAKE CITYREPORTER 3C 2011 Nissan Altima 2.5SGray, 4-door, 55,100 miles.$15,500 386-752-7284 2001 Dodge Ram 3500V10 Magnum, extended cab, SLT, 4 WD, DRW, AT, PW, PS, red w/tan interior, 137,000 miles, good condition.$7,900386-984-6606 or 386-758-6800 100Job OpportunitiesDriver needed with clean CDL Clean record. Home every night. For more information call 752-2510 ask for Jerry Experienced Lube Tech Needed Apply at Rountree-Moore Ford 2588 W. US Hwy 90 Lake City, FL32055 See: Jimbo Pegnetter. Mechanic needed at Fla.Rock&Tank Lines In White Springs. Diesel exprnc reqr'd in maintenance & repair of tractor trailers. 45-50hrs/wk Class ACDLlicense preferred. Excellent Benefits! email: email@example.com or fax 904-858-9008 SALES POSITION Available for motivated individual. Rountree -Moore Ford, Great benefits, paid training/vacation. Exp. a plus but not necessary. Call Anthony Cosentino 386-623-7442 120Medical Employment05538032MEDICAL RECEPTIONIST Full-time receptionist for medical office in Lake City. Experience required. Email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 386-758-5987 F/TLab Tech needed for Family Practice office. Must have FL license & exp as Lab supervisor. Email resume to email@example.com F/Tposition available in busy medical office M-F. 2 year degree. Reqd, Medical Terminology a plus.Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org Immediate opening available for F/Tor P/T Nurse Practitioner or Physicians Assistant in well established Primary Care office. Call 755-0645 or fax 961-9541 We are growing!!! Nurse On Call Home Health Care is looking for RN's, PT's and OT's to cover our expanding business in Lake City/Live Oak Area. Fax Resumes to 386.487.0386 240Schools & Education05537693Interested in a Medical Career?Express Training offers courses for beginners & exp Nursing Assistant, $479next class04/01/2013 Phlebotomy national certifica-tion, $800 next class4/08/2013 LPN 04/22/2013 Fees incl. books, supplies, exam fees. Call 386-755-4401 or expresstrainingservices.com 310Pets & Supplies Found female pit bull off 252 and Peacock Rd. Call to identify. 386-365-7532 or 386-623-3761 Free to Good 2 home (2)cute gray tiger kittens, 4 1/2 mths old. Neutered, shots, leukemia free, litter trained, not declawed, must stay together. 386-755-0057 PUBLISHER'S NOTE Florida Law 828.29 requires dogs and cats being sold to be at least 8 weeks old and have a health certificate from a licensed veterinarian documenting they have mandatory shots and are free from intestinal and external parasites. Many species of wildlife must be licensed by Florida Fish and Wildlife. If you are unsure, contact the local office for information. 407Computers Complete Dell Desktop $100.00 386-755-9984 or 386-292-2170 408Furniture BLACK AND GLASS TVSTAND $35. SOLD Medium walnut wooden day bed with trundle. Almost new mattress and bedding. $75 SOLD 430Garage Sales PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. 440Miscellaneous 05537732GUNSHOW: 3/30 & 3/31 @ The Columbia County Fairgrounds, Hwy 247 Lake City. $5 Sat 9am4pm, Sun 9am-3pm. Info: 386-325-6114 High Efficiency Heat Pumps 100% Financing Pymts. as low as $56 per mo. w.a.c. Call 386-3300135, LLC #CAC1815182 Stop COOLING Your Attic! We repair leaky ducts Call today 386-330-0135. 630Mobile Homes forRent2/1 Quiet area, Free garbage p/u 4.5 mi S of Lake City,$520 mth 386-590-0642 or 386-867-1833www.suwanneevalleyproperties.com 630Mobile Homes forRent3/2 DW on land, countryside between Live Oak and Lake City of CR 252. Remodeled, porch, quiet area. 1st mth $550 & $550 dep 386963-4833 or 936-594-0121 Quiet Country Park 3/2 w/ screened porch $550 a month. Very clean. NO PETS! Ref & Dep required 386-758-2280 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 email@example.com Bank Owned! 1/1 home in lake community on 1 acre. Priced to sell at just $55,000. All offers considered. 386-362-4539 Poole Realty MLS#81365 BANK REPO 3BR/2BADoublewide 09 Excellent condition. Only $999 down $377 a month. Call Paula 386-752-1452 or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org New Palm Harbor Homes Mobile Condo $39,900. Delivered to your site $0 down financing John Lyons 800-622-2832 ext 210 Cute Church surrounded by beautiful countryside. Comes with a 1996 DWMH on 1 acre, pole barn Sylvia Newell, 386-590-2498 Poole Realty MLS#78419 Beautiful setting on almost 6 acres. 3/2 w/hardwood floors, large bedrms, open floor plan, FP. William Golightly, 386-590-6681 Poole Realty MLS#82212 3 DWELLINGS on 5+ acres, main house approx 2453 sqft, 2 story, 3 car garage $349,000. Anita Handy, 386-208-5877 Poole Realty MLS#82510 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. New 2013 Jacobsen 28X48 3/2 ( 2 Left ) $39,995 Del & Set. North Pointe Homes Gainesville 352-872-5566 RED STAR SPECIALS Time to move out the old and bring in the new 2014 Models. Free Furniture or Discounts on 12 select Jacobsen Models. Great Bank Finance and Discounts for Cash! We Finance! Free Approval By Phone until 9 PM. Give us a try! North Pointe Homes-Hwy 441 NGainesville 352-872-5566 Several Late Model repos to pick from! North Pointe Homes Gainesville 352-872-5566 WANTED CASH PAID for your Mobile Home, Singlewide or Doublewide flood homes welcome. Call 386-288-8379 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRent 05536760$89 Deposit Pools, B-ball, gym & more! *FREE afterschool programWindsong Apts386-758-8455 2BR/1BA$600/MO & $575 Sec. Dep. Lovely, Private, re-done CR 242, 2 miles West of RT247 386-365-7193 or 867-6319 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 Columbia Arms Apt. located 1/2 mi from V.A. & Winn Dixie. Pet Friendly. Pool laundry & balcony. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com Ft. White, Private in town, upstairs studio apt. Water & Trash included 1st/Last/Security. 2 yr lease Must have ref. $450, 941-924-5183 Gorgeous Lake View 2br/1ba Apt. CH/A $500 month & $500 deposit. No pets. 386-344-2170 Great area West of I-75, deluxe 2br apts, some w/garage. W/D hookups & patio. $700-$750 plus SEC .386-438-4600 or 965-5560 Greentree Townhouse Move In Madness. 2/1, 2/1.5. Free water & sewer. Balcony & patio. Laundry. Behind Kens on Hwy 90. 386-754-1800 wwwmyflapts.com NICE Apt Downtown. Remodeled 1 bedroom. Kitchen, dining, living room. $450. mo plus sec. 386-362-8075 or 386-754-2951 Redwine Apartments Pets welcome. with 5 complexes, we have a home for you. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com UPDATED APT, w/tile floors/fresh paint. Great area. 386-752-9626 Wayne ManorApts. Spacious 2bedroom washer/dryer. Behind Kens off Hwy 90. 386-754-1800 www .myflapts.com WindsorArms Apartments. Move in! 2/1, 2/1.5, 2/2. Pet Friendy. Free 200 ch. Dish. Washer/dryer hkup.386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com 720Furnished Apts. ForRentROOMS FOR Rent. 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 ForRent2br/1ba Large carport. Corner of Baya & McFarlane. $550. mo. $550 sec. 386-752-9144 or 755-2235 3/2, nice neighborhood, Summers School area. Fenced back yard. 2 car garage. 386-623-2848 4BR/1BA Very Large lot. Very Clean, lots of shade $895 mo. + $895. dep. 386-752-7578 Lake City Country Club fairway at back. 3BR/2BA1760 SQFT, carpet, tile, encl porch, all appliances, lrg gar, big kitchen, 386-269-0123 Small 1 bedroom house, $400 month plus electric. Call 386-755-5625 Leave message. 750Business & Office Rentals05538037Move in Ready Office For Lease Newly remodeled, like new. 2700 sqft, great for a Physicians office, Attorneys office or Any Executive office. Security cameras & phone system provided. Computer network ready. Located off Sisters Welcome Rd. Midtown front building. Call Joe at 935-2832 Medical, Retail and Professional Office space on East Baya near Old Country Club Rd. Call 386-497-4762 or 386-984-0622 (cell) PROFESSIONAL OFFICEUNIT Oakbridge Office Complex 725 SE Baya Dr Call 752-4820 805Lots forSale 14.69 ac tract on Lake Jeffrey Rd. Has well & septic and power ready for site built or MH. $65,000 MLS #82567 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert386-397-3473 Hallmark Real Estate Close to everything! 14+ lakefront acres convenient to hospitals, shopping & restaurants yet peaceful & private. Jane Creel (386)719-0382 Eastside Village Realty, Inc. MLS #76668 $32,000, Buildable lot for site built homes only. In Forest Country. Call Denise Bose 752-5290 Eastside Village Realty, Inc. MLS #80401 $60,000. 130x750 right on Suwannee, Beautiful lot, minutes from Royal Springs, Denise Bose 752-5290 Nice 5 acre lot located in quiet setting River Rise s/d, Homes only, paved street. $65,000 MLS #76151 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert386-397-3473 Nice vacant lot ready for your mobile home! lot has just been cleared. MLS #82673 $28,840 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert 397-3473 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. RemaxPam Beauchamp 386-303-2505, Lake view in CarterChase! 1/2 acre lot in homes only subdivision w/ min square footage of 2000. #54801 $34,900 810Home forSale 2BR/2BAcustom built POOL home in Turkey Run. All cherry wood & ceramic tile flooring. Remax Jo Lytte 386-365-2821 MLS 80934 $178,900 3bd/ 2ba Brick Home Off Hwy 47 S., Greenridge Ln. New H&A, Nice Shop, Many Updates, 3/4 ac. M/I Ready (386) 365-4591 3BD/2BAcustom western cedar home on 2 acres lakefront lot. Boat ramp, dock and deck. Remax Proffessionals Jo Lytte 386-3652821 MLS 74681 $179,900 82022397 S/E/ LeRoy Ct Beautiful country setting, 13vaulted ceilings in LR. Gorgeous wood burning FP. Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 $225,000 82078 253 S.W. Edna Ct. 3br/2ba New carpet and paint, beautiful ceramic tile in kitchen. Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 $110,500 82240 27084 29th Rd, 3br/3ba, 20+ acres. Country style brick, guest home, pool/cabana also included. Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 $335,000 82355 211 S.E. Goldie Way, 3br/2ba and 1 partial surrounded by lg oaks. Great exterior shed. Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 $160,000 83017 301 S.W. Al Jernon Ct, 3br/2ba 6.34 acres, completely fenced. Ceramic floors, new carpet. Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 $155,000 83033 178 N.W. Abigail Ln, 3br/1ba perfect home for first time buyer or retiree. all brick. Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 $72,000 810Home forSale Access Realty Gorgeous views 3bd/3ba on Lake Montgomery. Elevator, fishing dock & jacuzzi. MLS 81438 $249,900. Patti Taylor 386-623-6896 Access RealtySpacious 4 bd/3ba Cypress Lake w/ 3643 sqft 1.25 acres on lake. Vaulted ceilings. MLS 81314 $279,900. Patti Taylor386-623-6896 Access RealtyTwo story 1895 Victorian house w/ electrical upgrades throughout. double -deck porches, MLS 71594 $149,900. Patti Taylor 386-623-6896 Beautifully kept move in ready home. Features Large kitchen with eat in area. MLS 79933 $84,900 Missy Zecher 623-0237 REMAX PROFESSIONALS Beautifully maintained newer home in Callaway s/d. Lrg bedrooms & bathrooms. MLS 83071 $179,900 Missy Zecher 623-0237 REMAX PROFESSIONALS Beautifully restored historic home directly on the lake. Views from every angle. MLS 83132 $150,000 Missy Zecher 623-0237 REMAX PROFESSIONALS Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Home is on .5 acre lot, 5bd/3ba Family, Living, & Dining Rooms. Mary Brown Whitehusrt $199,900 386-965-0887 MLS #82546 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Custom Built and completed in 2011 3BD/2BAmetal roof, hardy Board, Sherry G. Ratliff $115,000 386-365-1548 MLS #81774 Hallmark Real Estate BEAUTY-QUALITY-COMFORT spacious 3BR/2BAbrick home in Emerald Forest $109,000 Vic Lantroop (386)623-6401 Hallmark Real Estate BREATHTAKING 4BR/3BAlake front home! In ground, screened pool & patio, 2 fireplaces,$429,000 Ginger Parker (386)365-2135 Hallmark Real Estate Charm & Care is displayed in this Move in ready home! In town, close to schools & hospitals, $75,000 Nate Sweat (386)628-1552 Hallmark Real Estate ENDLESS STYLE 4BR/2BAhome with fireplace, large glassed back patio, and fenced back yard. $229,000 Janet Creel (386)719-0382 Hallmark Real Estate Wont Last Long! Fantastic 3br/2ba home! Case #091-477892, $112,000. Visit www.hudhomestore.com Robin Williams (386)365-5146 Eastside Village Realty, Inc. MLS #81958-, $115,000. Must be 55+, 3br/2ba, Site Built w/ lots of room, split plan mstr suite, FL. Rm. Call Denise Bose 752-5290 Eastside Village Realty, Inc. MLS #81959 Must be 55+, 2br/2ba, $79,900. Site Built Home w/eat in kitchen, laundry rm, scrn porch. Denise Bose @ 752-5290 REDUCED! 3,000 sq.ft., 3/2.5 on 20 or 40 acres 14ceilings, Central vacuum system. $489,000. Nelda Hatcher, Poole Realty 386-688-8067 MLS 82280 Newer 4 bedroom on 1/2 acre. High ceilings, large master, spacious walk-in closet. MLS 79370 $98,000 Missy Zecher 623-0237 REMAX PROFESSIONALS RemaxPam Beauchamp 386-303-2505, Completely Remodeled 3BR/2BA, 1452sf, 1.004ac. 2 story workshop/storage & more. #81192 $116,900 RemaxPam Beauchamp 386-303-2505, Must See! 4BR/2BA, 1883sf, .501ac, newer kitchen w/all appls included, 2 sheds & more. #80607 $139,500 RemaxPam Beauchamp 386-303-2505, Beautiful Mountainside Scene. 3BR/2BA, 1662sf. .45ac, quiet neighborhood open floor plan. #80447 $144,900 RemaxPam Beauchamp 386-303-2505, Great Starter Home. 3BR/2BA, 1446sf .227ac, wood lam & tile thruout, SS appliances & more #83110 $97,500 RemaxPam Beauchamp 386-303-2505, Coveted west location! 3BR/2BA, 2071sf, .54 ac. wood burning FP, dining & breakfast, lrg master. #81922 $179,900 Very nice home close to town. Home features split floor plan, side entry. MLS 83038 $149,000 Missy Zecher 623-0237 REMAX PROFESSIONALS 820Farms & AcreageAccess Realty10 acre square tract, High & Dry, OF Avail. w/ 25% down. Convenient Location MLS 81258$39,900. Patti Taylor 386-623-6896 Access Realty43.64 acres wooded acreage in N.Columbia County. Scenic & Private. MLS 74429 $89,900. Patti Taylor 386-623-6896 Owner financed land 1/2 to 10 acre lots. Deas Bullard/BKLProperties 386-752-4339 www.landnfl.com 940Trucks 2001 Dodge Ram 3500, V10 Magnum, extended cab, SLT, 4 WD, DRW, AT, PW, PS, red w/ tan interior, 137,000 miles, good condition. $7,900. Call 984-6606 or 758-6800 950Cars forSale 2011NISSAN ALTIMA2.5S, Gray, 4-door, 55,100 miles, $15,500 Call 752-7284 f or more information ADVERTISE YOUR Job Opportunities in the Lake City Reporter Classifieds. Enhance Your Ad with Your Individual Logo For just pennies a day. Call today, 755-5440.
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