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The Lake City reporter
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Lake City reporter (Lake City, Fla. 1967)
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John H. Perry
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Vol. 95, no. 4 (Oct. 5, 1967)-
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Opinion ................ 4APeople.................. 2AObituaries .............. 5A Advice & Comics ......... 3B Puzzles ................. 4B TODAY IN PEOPLE Leno to leave ‘Tonight Show’ COMING FRIDAY Local news roundup. 70 64 Strong storms WEATHER, 2A Lake City ReporterTHURSDAY, APRIL 4, 2013 | YOUR COMMUNITY NE WSPAPER SINCE 1874 | 75¢ LAKECITYREPORTER.COM CALL US:(386) 752-1293SUBSCRIBE TOTHE REPORTER:Voice: 755-5445Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 138, No. 307 1 Severestormsmay hitregionBy AMANDA WILLIAMSONawilliamson@lakecityreporter.comSevere thunderstorms are likely in North Florida by this afternoon, the National Weather Service in Jacksonville has warned. While severe weather was not expected overnight, there is a 70 percent chance today of heavy rain and thun-derstorms as the day pro-gresses. Lake City residents can expect severe thunder-storms with the possibility of isolated tornadoes and golf ball-sized hail, the Weather Service said. Columbia County Emergency Operations warned in a news release that there could be 2 to 3 inches of rain and wind speeds exceeding 60 mph. Heavy rain could cause flood-ing in low-lying areas. “This system is not dissimilar from the pattern that moved through two weeks ago,” the news release reads. Storms ripped through Columbia County on March 23, leaving behind wide-spread power outages and an estimated $500,000 worth of damage to homes and busi-nesses, according to early estimates from county offi-cials. On the Monday following the storm, 19 families remained in the care of local disaster relief services after their homes were badly damaged. Two face meth charges By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comTwo Lake City men were arrested Tuesday and face drug-related charges for allegedly consuming methamphet-amine in a local motel room, after motel patrons reported a strong chemi-cal odor com-ing from one of the rooms. Jay Thomas Johnstone, 24, 10314 SW State Road 47, was charged with posses-sion of drug equipment and possession of a controlled substance. He was booked into the Columbia County Detention Facility in lieu of $11,000 bond. Robbie Gaynol Cone, 47, 254 SW McFarlane Ave., was charged with possession of a controlled substance, pos-session of drug equipment and a warrant for failure to appear. He was booked Dream realizedPhotos by JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterJeanne Van Arsdall, president of the Art League of North Fl orida and the Gateway Art Gallery, sits among paintings by area artists hung in preparation for the gal lery’s grand opening on April 19. The gallery, at 491 S. Main Blvd., will be the only one in Lake City and the realization of Art League members dreams. State budget getting actionBy GARY FINEOUTAssociated PressTALLAHASSEE — Putting aside some of the acrimony of the past few years, Florida lawmakers on Wednesday took their first votes in favor of rival $74 billion spending plans. It was clear that pumping an extra $4 billion into the state budget — some of which was sprinkled around to home-town projects, state worker pay raises and more money for public schools — had helped remove some of the rancor of the last few years. “Obviously, I think it’s easier having a little light at the end of the tunnel,” said Rep. Seth McKeel, R-Lakeland and House budget chief. The main Senate budget panel approved its $74.3 billion budget swiftly and with little debate. That contrasted with the House where Democrats on the main House budget panel voted against that chamber’s $74.4 billion proposal. Democrats are still fuming over top Republicans’ continued opposition to using federal aid to expand Medicaid to cover up to 1 million residents now without health insurance. The Senate Organ donor campaign under wayBy TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comThe Columbia County Tax Collector’s Office has teamed up with Donate Life Florida to remind Floridians about the importance of registering as organ, tis-sue and eye donors. The Tax Collector’s Office is where local residents get and renew their driver licenses and state identification cards. It collects local property taxes, sells hunting and fishing licenses and issues business tax receipts. April is observed as “Donate Life” month, and the office is participating in the event for the sec-ond con-secutive month as part of the Donate Life Challenge. The office’s involve-ment last year, in conjunction with other tax col-lector offices around the state, and the state Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, led to more than 66,000 new donor registrations. Tax Collector Ronnie Brannon said through the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2012, the tax collector’s office han-dled 157,815 transactions in the Lake City office and 3,945 transactions at the Fort White office, for a total of 161,800 transactions. Brannon did not Weather Service warns of tornado danger, flooding. ARRESTS continued on 3A Cone Johnstone DONORS continued on 3A BUDGET continued on 3A Tax collector’s office taking part in statewide ‘Donate Life’ program. Projected extra revenue making deliberations easier for lawmakers.COURTESYColumbia County Tax Collector Ronnie Brannon has been registered as an organ donor since he was 16. City art league to open gallery Area artists at last have display site for their creations. A watercolor painting by local artist Wally Reichert, cal led ‘The Farm,’ is one of many works that will be on displayed at the Gatewa y Art Gallery. Gateway Art Gallery president Jeanne Van Arsdall (left) and curator Sue Hall discuss placement of oil painting while hangi ng artwork on Wednesday at the new gallery. By AMANDA WILLIAMSONawilliamson@lakecityreporter.com S oft morning light shines across a Branford farmer’s rusted tin roof, rolling off the corrugated edges to tinge the grass a soft green and gold. Under the shade of a moss-covered tree, he feeds a gathering of chickens. His field waits to be tended. The watercolors blend naturally to capture the landscape on canvas. Wally Reichert’s country scene, titled “The Farm,” hangs inside the Gateway Art Gallery at 491 S. Main Blvd. While the gallery hasn’t opened yet, the walls are already filling with paintings and photographs from local and regional art-ists. The gallery will hold its grand opening on April 19 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., and will feature food and prizes. Artists whose works are on display will be at the open-ing to discuss their work. Jeannne Van Arsdall, president of the Art League of North Florida, said Gateway Art Gallery is the only art gallery in Lake City and possibly the city’s first. The league acquired a grant GALLERY continued on 3A

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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 Author-poet Maya Angelou is 85. Q Actor Craig T. Nelson is 69. Q Actress Christine Lahti is 63. Q Singer Steve Gatlin of the Gatlin Brothers is 62. Q Actress Mary-Margaret Humes is 59. Q Writer-producer David E. Kelley is 57. Q Actor Hugo Weaving is 53. Q Bassist Craig Adams (The Cult) is 51. Q Comedian David Cross (“Arrested Development,” ‘’Mr. Show”) is 49. Q Actor Robert Downey Jr. is 48. Q Actress Nancy McKeon is 47. Q Country singer Clay Davidson is 42. Q Singer Josh Todd of Buckcherry is 42. Q Magician David Blaine is 40. AROUND FLORIDA Couple won’t be charged for pot PARRISH — Manatee County prosecutors have declined to press charges against a 64-year-old man who cultivated marijuana plants to treat his wife’s illness. Robert Jordan’s home was raided by law enforce-ment in February, after receiving a tip that there were two marijuana plants growing in their back yard. Jordan’s wife, 62-yearold Cathy, has used mari-juana for years to control the symptoms of Lou Gehrig’s disease. The Herald-Tribune reports that the State Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday that it believes a medical neces-sity defense would hold up in court. The couple has also asked state lawmakers in Tallahassee to pass a medi-cal marijuana law.Woman arrested after 911 calls DAYTONA BEACH — Police arrested a woman who repeatedly called 911 to report a burglary at her home. Daytona Beach police say 43-year-old Dedra Jones called dispatchers to report that her home had been broken into this week. But when police didn’t arrive quickly enough for her, she called again. And again. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports Jones now faces charges of abusing the 911 system. Records show Jones told dispatchers she knew who took her stuff, that she was going to the suspect’s house and that she needed to talk to a supervisor. The dispatcher told her after the seventh call that she’d be arrested if she kept calling 911. An arriving officer says she ignored him because she was calling 911 for an eighth time.Boy, 7, mauled by two bulldogs CALLAWAY — A 7-yearold Florida Panhandle boy is in the hospital after being mauled by two bull-dogs. The Bay County Sheriff’s Office says the boy received severe bite wounds in the Tuesday afternoon attack in the front yard of a house in Callaway. The News Herald of Panama City reports the boy was taken to Bay County Sacred Heart Health System before being flown to Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital in Pensacola Tuesday night. Officials say the incident happened as the boy was riding his bike after school. The boy’s uncle told the newspaper the child would be ok because he’s a “tough old bird.”Man kills wife, then himself BOCA RATON — Police say a man killed his wife and then turned the gun on himself inside a Boca Raton financial firm. The shooting happened Wednesday morning inside the building which also houses a Comerica Bank. The Palm Beach Post reports the couple appar-ently had an ongoing domestic dispute. Police did not release their names. Boca Raton police were called about 9:22 a.m. with reports of shots fired inside the building. There were other people inside, but no one else was injured. The shooting happened inside the CBIZ MHM financial firm.Man denied bail after guns found TAMPA — A federal judge in Tampa has denied bail to a man facing charg-es after the FBI and sher-iff’s deputies uncovered an arsenal at his Pasco County home. But an attorney on Tuesday described Paul James Szaraz as a “prep-per” who was preparing to protect himself. The Tampa Bay Times reports the cache found at Szaraz’s 12-acre resi-dence during a March 22 raid included 12 AK-47-type rifles, a fully auto-matic MP44 assault rifle, a German-built MG08/15 machine gun, a .50-caliber sniper rifle, four .45-caliber pistols, scores of AK-47 magazines and more than 17,000 rounds of ammuni-tion. Officials say Szaraz, a felon who can’t legally own a gun, was arrested on a federal gun charge.Wrong-way crash on I-95 kills four HALLANDALE BEACH — Four people have died in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 95 south of Fort Lauderdale. The Florida Highway Patrol says the crash hap-pened early Wednesday. They say police were pur-suing a sport utility vehicle when it headed north-bound in the interstate’s southbound lanes. The Miami Herald reports the SUV crashed into a minivan at Hallandale Beach Boulevard, killing all four occupants. Daily Scripture “ ” “For the joy set before Him (Jesus), He endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.” — Hebrews 12:2 Leno to leave NBC’s ‘Tonight Show’ NEW YORK N BC on Wednesday announced its long-rumored switch in late night, replacing Jay Leno at the “Tonight” show with Jimmy Fallon and mov-ing the iconic franchise back to New York. Fallon will take over in about a year, the switch coinciding with NBC’s Winter Olympics coverage next year. Veteran “Saturday Night Live” producer Lorne Michaels also will take over as executive producer of “Tonight.” NBC made no announcement on who would replace Fallon at the 12:35 a.m. “Late Night” slot, although Seth Meyers of “Saturday Night Live” is considered a strong candidate. The change at “Tonight,” the longest-running and most popular late-night talk show, had been widely reported but not confirmed by the network until Wednesday. NBC reportedly just wrapped up negotia-tions with Fallon on a contract exten-sion. Steve Burke, chief executive officer of NBC Universal, said the network is purposefully making the move when Leno is still at the top of the ratings, just as when Leno replaced Johnny Carson at “Tonight” in 1992. “Jimmy Fallon is a unique talent and this is his time,” Burke said. Leno, in a statement, offered his congratulations to Fallon. “I hope you’re as lucky as me and hold on to the job until you’re the old guy,” he said. “If you need me, I’ll be at the garage.” Fallon said: “I’m really excited to host a show that starts today instead of tomorrow.” NBC has been quietly building a new studio for Fallon at its Rockefeller Center headquarters. “Tonight” began in New York in the 1950s, but Carson moved it to California in 1972. Ex-catcher Piazza will make ballet debut MIAMI BEACH — Former Major League Baseball catcher Mike Piazza will be taking cen-ter stage with the Miami City Ballet. The Miami Beachbased dance compa-ny has tapped Piazza to play the role of a gangster in the May 3 production of “Slaughter on Tenth Avenue.” Piazza won’t be dancing in tights. He’ll wear a 1920s-era gangster cos-tume, say a few lines and then watch the rest of the performance from a seat onstage. Piazza says his turn with the troupe is his gift to his 6-year-old daughter, a student at Miami City Ballet School.‘Jackass’ star’s different strokes: Margera paints WEST CHESTER — The star of “Jackass” is showing off his artistic side. Bam Margera put several dozen of his own paintings up for sale Tuesday at a barn on his property in West Chester, outside Philadelphia. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports that Margera’s subjects range from naked women to buses driv-ing off cliffs. He’s been painting for about three years. The 33-year-old Margera let fans know about the art show in a tweet. He also shared the display space with local artist John Hannafin. They met after Margera bought a painting. Wednesday: Afternoon: 8-0-6 Evening: N/A Wednesday: Afternoon: 8-4-7-4 Evening: N/A Tuesday: 2-13-17-28-35 2A LAKE CITY REPORTER DAILY BRIEFING THURSDAY, APRIL 4, 2013 Page Editor: Jim Barr, 754-04242AWEATHER HOW TO REACH USMain number ........(386) 752-1293 Fax number ..............752-9400Circulation ...............755-5445Online... www.lakecityreporter.comThe Lake City Reporter, an affiliate of Community Newspapers Inc., is pub-lished Tuesday through Friday and Sunday at 180 E. Duval St., Lake City, Fla. 32055. Periodical postage paid at Lake City, Fla. Member Audit Bureau of Circulation and The Associated Press. All material herein is property of the Lake City Reporter. Reproduction in whole or in part is forbidden without the permis-sion of the publisher. U.S. Postal Service No. 310-880. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to Lake City Reporter, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, Fla. 32056. 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Page Editor: Jim Barr, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER NEWS THURSDAY, APRIL 4, 2013 3A3A Lake City 183 SW Bascom Norris Dr.G’ville E. Campus 1200 SW 5th Ave. W. Campus 1900 SW 34th St. Jonesville 107 NW 140th Terrace Hunter’s Walk 5115 NW 43rd St. Tower Square 5725 SW 75th St. Shands at UF Room H-1 Springhills Commons 9200 NW 39th Ave. Alachua 14759 NW 157th Ln. Ocala 3097 SW College Rd. East Ocala 2444 E. Silver Springs Blvd. West Marion 11115 SW 93rd Court Rd. Summer eld 17950 US Hwy. 441 Tallahassee 1511 Killearn Center Blvd.1 Offer only available on 1/1/13-4/15/13 and may no t be combined with any other offer. Credit approval and initial $5 deposit required. APR=Annual Percen tage Rate. There are costs associated with the use of this card. For specific information call 800-367-6440 or write us at P.O. Box 147029, Gain esville, FL 32614. Mention this ad and we’ll waive the $15 new membership fee. 7 98 %BALANCE TRANSFER SPECIAL APR1for the life of the balance transfer when you trans fer a balance from your “bank” credit card to a CAMPUS VISA Platinum Card.CAMPUS CMN VISA Platinum Card No annual fee No balance transfer fee Free design-your-own-cardPlus!OFFER IS FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY! This credit union is federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration.Apply today at campuscu.com! From staff reportsThe Suwannee Valley March of Dimes will have its annual March for Babies Walk in Olustee Park in downtown Lake City on Saturday, April 13. Registration will be at 8 a.m.; awards will be given at 8:30 and the walk will begin at 9. The walk is 5.5 miles. There will be a spirit station sponsored by local businesses along the route. There also will be food, entertainment, bounce houses provided by Skate Palace and music by DJ Rusty Bailey. For more information, contact Kathy McCallister, community director, at the March of Dimes by call-ing (386) 755-0507. People also can register online at marchforbabies.org. March of Dimes walk set Saturday, April 13 GALLERY: Local artists will have place to display Continued From Page 1Afrom the Lake City Community Redevelopment Agency for about $30,000, including start-up costs and monthly rental expenses. “A lot of people don’t understand art or they don’t know how it is done,” Van Arsdall said. “We hope to bring art culture and education to Lake City by offering classes and the chance to purchase original art from local artists at a reasonable price.” At the gallery, guests will be able to view art in all different forms — photography, woodwork, oil painting, acrylic painting, watercolors, pastels, jewelry and more. The Art League hopes to provide classes in all medi-ums represented. Interested artists and members of the Art League can lease display space in the gallery. Prices vary depending on the amount of space used. However, all works of art are juried by a panel of 10 judges before being accepted for display, accord-ing to Art League Treasurer Mike Helvey. The white building seems much bigger on the inside when a visi-tor steps through the doors. The space has been divided into a South Gallery, an East Gallery, a North Gallery, Featured Artist of the Month, a family room and a small item room. When the set-up is complete, Van Arsdall estimates the gallery will feature 30 to 35 artists. Also, a Junior Art League room will be established in the classroom to showcase the art of members young-er than 18 years old. The small item room may eventually be converted into a retail area. Van Arsdall said the gallery intends to sell art supplies, too. In the family room, a couch and two chairs will allow guests to sit in a home-like surrounding to imagine how the art would look on their own walls. “It’s been a dream of the Art League to have a gallery for years, and we can barely believe it is becoming a reality,” Van Arsdall said. “We’ve been working steadily for about a year, and finally we can see our dream come true.” The Art League has been meeting for the past nine years, holding its first meeting with the intention of bringing the visual arts to Lake City. The gallery has become an exten-sion of that goal. “We have a lot of talented artists in our group, and we’ve largely had to go out of town to showcase their work,” Van Arsdall said. The gallery will be open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Art League member Sue Hall will curate the exhibits, along with volunteers. Despite opening the city’s only art gallery, the Art League intends to continue to show its work in the local libraries, Florida Gateway College, Lake City Haven Hospice and Cottage Casual. For the grand opening and the first month of business, the featured artist will be John Rice from Live Oak. For more information on the gallery, including the price of art classes and wall space, contact the Gateway Art Gallery at (386) 752-5229. DONORS: Drive under wayContinued From Page 1Ahave the specific number of Columbia County residents who signed on to be organ donors. He said tax collector’s office employees asked customers whether they wanted to be organ donors during those transactions. “We’re required by statute to ask,” Brannon said, noting it’s as simple as checking a box for office employees, for people who want to sign up as organ donors. “Our organization’s role in organ donation dates back three years when we first began issuing driver license, by asking all driver license customers, ‘Do you want to be an organ donor?’ Since then, we have devel-oped a partnership with Donate Life Florida and the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, and now 98 percent of Florida’s donor registra-tions are generated through driver license services.” According to statistics provided by the office, there are more than 4,500 Floridians awaiting organ transplants and more than 118,000 patients on the nationwide list. Brannon said he thinks it’s important to participate in the Donate Life Florida campaign. Brannon, 58, said he has been an organ donor since he was 16 years old, when he got his first driver’s license. “I think it’s a way to save lives,” he said. “When you die, your organs can go to someone who needs them. I think it’s an opportunity to help prolong someone else’s life.” Donate Life Florida also helped tax collectors by printing this year’s Florida Driver handbook. “The official driver license handbook cost was handled by the Donate Life Florida,” Brannon said. “The Tax Collector’s State Association went to the Donate Life organization and convinced them to print the Florida Driver hand-book as a public service to the citizens of Florida and to get the word out. The reason this was done is because the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles stopped printing the driver license handbook to save money.” To register as an organ donor: Q Go to Donate Life Florida’s Website at www.DonateLifeFlorida.com; Q When renewing driver license online at www.GoRenew.com; or Q By calling Donate Life Florida at 1-877-357-4273. has come up with an alternative plan, but it’s unclear if the House would go along. “My main concern is not so much what’s in the budget, it’s what’s not in the budget,” said Rep. Perry Thurston, a Democrat from Fort Lauderdale. House Republicans chided Democrats for the vote, especially since their budget includes more than $1 billion for schools and a $1,400 pay raise for state workers. “It is disappointing that House Democrats chose to focus on one area of disagreement in this bud-get rather than show their support for the numerous funding increases that they agree are needed in our state,” said House Majority Leader Steve Precourt, R-Orlando in a writ-ten statement. One of Gov. Rick Scott’s top priorities has not been budgeted: eliminating the 6 percent sales tax charged on equipment purchased by manufacturers. BUDGET: Lawmakers working quickly on plans Continued From Page 1A ARRESTS: Two men jailed on drug charges Continued From Page 1Ainto the Columbia County Detention Facility in lieu of $9,000 bond. According to a county Sheriff’s Office report, Deputy Slade McCardle and three other depu-ties went to the Jasmine Garden Inn in reference to a possible methamphet-amine lab. The clerk on duty told them a customer came to the office and said he smelled a strong chemical odor coming from one of the rooms and he was concerned illegal drugs were being produced. The clerk gave deputies a key to the room and requested they check to make sure illegal drugs weren’t being produced. When McCardle approached the room, he found Johnstone standing next to the door and Cone inside. Cone said there was nothing illegal in the room, but McCardle reported that he could smell a strong odor and was con-cerned there was an active methamphetamine lab in the room. McCardle said he found items used for smoking methamphetamine in the room and the items had residue inside them. Cone told deputies there were no items in the room that were used to make methamphetamine, but he and Johnstone told anoth-er deputy they had been smoking methamphet-amine out of a glass pipe just before the deputies arrived. The deputies field-tested the pipe and its residue returned positive for meth-amphetamine.

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A s the nation has focused on the Supreme Court hearings on the consti-tutionality of same sex marriage, news from the state of Indiana could prove far more important regarding the nation’s future. The Indiana Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled unanimously, 5-0, that the state’s school voucher pro-gram -signed into law in 2011 and the most expansive school voucher program in the nation -does not violate the state’s constitution. Those who challenged the law argued that the voucher program is unconstitutional because it allows public funds to be used for religious education. Not so, said the court. The voucher goes to the families, not the schools. It is the parents who decide how to spend it. Why do I draw connection between the U.S. Supreme Court’s review of same-sex marriage and this voucher decision in Indiana? And why do I suggest that the Indiana decision may be more important to the nation’s future than whatever the Supreme Court decides on same-sex marriage? Same-sex marriage sits before the Supreme Court today because of the dramatic change in public opin-ion over recent years regarding the legitimacy and morality of same-sex marriage and homosexual relations. General public opinion is far more accepting today of both than it has been in the past. What has driven this change?One obvious place to look is the direct generational correlation regarding acceptance of same-sex marriage. Younger Americans are far more accepting of these values than older Americans. According to the latest survey from the Pew Research Center, approval of same-sex marriage among those born between 1928-1945 is 31 percent; 1946-1964, 38 percent; 1965-1980, 49 percent; and after 1980, 70 percent. So it seems quite reasonable to conclude that the last half century’s systematic purge of religion and traditional values from our public schools has produced a new genera-tion of Americans with values differ-ent from those of their parents and grandparents. In 1962, the Supreme Court found state-sponsored school prayer unconstitutional. Subsequently, the Supreme Court found uncon-stitutional: posting of the Ten Commandments in public schools (1980), public schools setting aside time for private or voluntary prayer (1985), and “performance of reli-gious activity” at school promotional and graduation ceremonies (1992). The rationale behind all these decisions was supposedly to pre-serve and protect religious liberty in our public schools. But this is not at all what has been happening. The result has not been value-free public schools that just teach reading, writing and arithmetic. The result has been to purge traditional religious values from our public schools and replace them with different values: secular humanism. According to the National Conference of State Legislatures, “all states are somehow involved in sex education for public school children.” The National Education Association, the nation’s largest teachers union, thought it relevant to its mission to issue a press statement about the same-sex mar-riage cases currently before the Supreme Court. According to the NEA’s statement on California’s Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act: “Proposition 8 and DOMA (both of which support traditional mar-riage) aren’t just unconstitutional, they contradict American values of fairness, inclusion and freedom for all.” So somehow it is fair and constitutional, in the view of the NEA, that our schools not be permitted to teach right and wrong, as Christians have understood them from the Bible for a few thousand years, while it is fair and free to teach secular humanism in their place. Thanks to former Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels, who signed into law the Indiana voucher program, and a sane and sober court in Indiana, Indiana helps pave the way for a new birth of education freedom in America, in which parents can choose where to send their children to school. No longer will kids be captive to left-wing brainwashing in Indiana public schools. Hopefully, soon this will be the case nationwide. OPINION Thursday, April 4, 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 T he U.S. Senate should follow through on its nonbinding vote last month to repeal the medical device tax, and junk this egregious threat to health care innovation and the economy. The 2.3 percent excise tax on medical devices such as artificial limbs, braces, pacemakers and CAT scans was adopted as part of the Affordable Health Care Act. It ignores the financial realities of the medical products industry. As we’ve pointed out before, the tax would be collected on gross sales, not profits. A survey found that the medical device industry only makes a profit of 3.5 percent to 4 percent. This tax would dangerously shrink that margin. Some companies would likely end up owing more in taxes than they generate in profits. This would be devastating to new companies, which may take five years or more to become profitable. John Ray, executive director of Florida Medical Manufacturers Consortium, says the tax would be par-ticularly damaging to the state’s rapidly growing medi-cal device industry because 85 percent of the state’s firms employ fewer than 50 workers. They don’t gener-ate the kind of profits needed to cover the extra cost. This financial penalty will inevitably result in fewer jobs and less investment in research. A Hudson Institute researcher estimated the industr y could lose 43,000 jobs, or 10 percent of its workfo rce. Florida is second in the nation in medical device companies, with more than 538 device manufacturers and hundreds more component makers.... Not only will this tax wound the economy, it will undermine health care advancements. By jeopardizing companies’ return on investment, the tax almost surely will discourage medical device research. Benjamin Zycher, an economist with the conservative Pacific Research Institute, estimates the tax would cause the loss of about $2 billion in research and devel-opment each year. He calculated that the resulting loss of innovation will cost about 1 million people their lives a year. The accuracy of such projections, of course, can be disputed, but making it more costly for companies to develop and produce medical devices is certainly not going to encourage research investment. The rationale for the tax was that the expansion of health care would lead to more devices being sold and more industry revenue. But industry officials point out most of the previously uninsured individuals who will receive coverage under the law will be young, not likely customers for artificial knees or pacemakers. The Senate’s vote for repeal was overwhelming, 7920, with even liberals such as Massachusetts’ Elizabeth Warren joining the majority. It was largely meaningless because it was passed as an amendment to the Democrats’ budget, which has no chance of passing the House. The Republican House voted last year to repeal the tax. Though majorities in both bodies know the dangers of this tax, its demise is far from assured. Democrats want a replacement tax to make up for the estimated $30 billion it would raise over 10 years to fund Obamacare. They should recognize this industry-crippling tax w ill likely do far more damage to America’s citizens, ec onomy and health care system than that and jettison it Excise medical device taxVoucher ruling supports religious freedom 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 writer’s name, address and telephone number for verification. Writers can have two letters per month published. Letters and guest columns are the opinion of the writers and not necessarily that of the Lake City Reporter BY MAIL: Letters, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056; or drop off at 180 E. Duval St. downtown. BY FAX: (386) 752-9400. BY EMAIL: news@lakecityreporter.com Q Tampa Bay Times T he Congressional Research Service caused a mild flap in the nation’s capital when it disclosed that the country spent nearly $3.7 million last year support-ing its four living ex-presidents and one presidential widow. Ex-presidents receive an annual pension of $200,000, another $96,000 for staff, and the govern-ment picks up the cost of travel, office space, staff benefits and com-munications. The Secret Service protection that stays with them is covered under a separate budget. The Associated Press noted that’s a pittance compared with the tril-lions the government spends each year. But the news service indulged in today’s obligatory handwringing when it comes to federal spending: “Still, with ex-presidents able to command eye-popping sums for books, speaking engagements and the like in their post-White House years, the report raises questions about whether the U.S. should pro-vide such generous subsidies at a time when spending cuts and the deficit are forcing lawmakers and federal agencies to seek ways to cut back.” Once this wasn’t a problem. Presidents tended to be old and worn out when they left office and, in any case, they didn’t receive a pension, not until Harry Truman left office basically broke. John Quincy Adams went back to the U.S. House; William Howard Taft became chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, but the range of second careers is limited. Unlike retired ballplayers, decorum pre-vents former presidents from open-ing restaurants, doing card shows or greeting casino customers. There are 12 presidential libraries, with the younger Bush’s soon to make 13. The law requires the ex-president to raise the money to build the library and then the National Archives takes over run-ning it. The cost of those libraries has been rising steadily. George H.W. Bush’s library in College Station, Texas, cost $104.7 mil-lion in today’s dollars; Clinton’s in Little Rock, Ark., $180 million; and George W. Bush raised an estimat-ed $500 million for his in Dallas. President Barack Obama will be a special case because he will be relatively young — 55 — when he leaves office. Writing books and giving speeches is fine, and you can only play so much golf. It seems that our ex-presidents are something of a wasted resource. We should ask more of them. Justifying the costs of ex-presidents Q Scripps Howard News Service Star Parkerparker@urbancure.org Q Star Parker is president of CURE, Coalition on Urban Renewal and Education (www.urbancure.org).4AOPINION

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April 4-6Antique tractor showThe 25th Annual Stephen Foster Antique Tractor and Engine Show will be held at Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park in White Springs. Activities will run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Antique tractors and hit-and-miss engines will be on display, a variety of old-time farm crafts and activi-ties will be demonstrated. On Saturday afternoon, an antique tractor parade will feature everything from customized lawn tractors to restored farm machinery. Admission is $5 per vehi-cle. For more information, call (877) 635-3655 or visit www.FloridaStateParks.org/stephenfoster.Park.April 5Choral programA Male Chorus Showcase will be at 7 p.m. at New Mount Pisgah African Methodist Episcopal Church, 345 NE Washington St. Call (386) 752-1830.Line dancingTake 5 on Highway 84 in Valdosta, Ga., (1407 W. Hill Ave.) is open for line dancing. Beginner lessons will be from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. on the firs and third Friday each month. Cost is $2 for adults and $1 for students. Recorded music requests to line dance to will begin at 8:30 p.m. and usually last till about 10:15. Call (229)455-2267.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 to work a vari-ety of positions around the hospital. Volunteers are asked to work a four-hour shift once per week, but are welcome to work more often. Volunteers are need-ed to drive the shuttle car and help with jobs in the hospital. If you have some time to donate, come to the gift shop and pick up an application or call (386)292-8000, ext. 21216.Deacon appreciationAn appreciation program for James “Butch” Frazier, deacon emeritus, will be held at 7 p.m. at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in Fort White. For more information, call Deacon Demetric Jackson St. at (386) 497-2078.Fish dinnerOur Redeemer Lutheran Church, 5056 SW State Road 47 in Lake City, prepares 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 tart-er sauce. Yard/bake salePleasant Grove United Methodist Church is hav-ing a yard sale and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. today and Saturday to ben-efit our youth. April 6Business programThe Greater Lake City Community Development Corp. will have a program, “Mentoring and Technical Awareness,” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at its offices, 363 NW Bacom Norris Drive. For more information, call Ann Mickel at (386) 752-9785 or (904) 635-2021.Charity golfThe 37th Annual Lake City Lions Club charity golf tournament is set for Saturday morning at the Country Club of Lake City. Shotgun start will be at 9 a.m. The price to par-ticipate is $65 per golfer, which includes 18 holes of golf, a cart, refreshments along the course and lunch at the conclusion of the event. All proceeds will go toward the Lions Club’s Sight Conservation Fund, which assists under-privi-leged residents with eye glasses and eye care ser-vices. For more informa-tion, call (386) 752-2266.Gospel 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.Zumba for babiesA Zumba for Babies Black Light Party will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Sepulveda ATA Martial Arts, behind Winn Dixie. Admission is $10 and pro-ceed will benefit the March of Dimes. Wear white cloth-ing. For more information, contact April Green at (386) 466-7747 or go Lake City Zumba with April on Facebook.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 to 17. The Rev. Kenneth Irby will be the presenter. Registration is $10. Breakfast and lunch will be served. Call (386) 752-1830.Charity 5k runRunning for Freedom 5K race will be held at Lake DeSoto Park. All proceeds (entry fees) will go to the End It Movement to end modern-day slavery. Registration will be from 7 to 7:45 a.m. and the run will begin at 8. Cost $30 if pre-registered or $40 the day of the race. To register, go to Carquest or go to step fitnessonline.com. or call Michelle Richards at (386) 208-2447.Episcopal anniversaryThe 175th anniversary of the Florida Episcopal Diocese will be observed at the Bishop Edwin G. Weed Camp and Bishop Frank S. Cerveny Conference Center, 11057 Camp Weed Place, Live Oak. Wallace Ausgood Wallace Eugene Ausgood was called home to be with the Lord on March 31, 2013. Wallace was born March 13, 1938 to Den-nis Reynolds and Cassie Ausgood. Both preceded him in death. Educated in the Columbia County school system, Wallace graduated in 1958 from Richard-son High School. He was united in Holy Matrimony to Mary A. Taylor. She also precedes him in death. On March 23, 2013, he recommitted his life to the Lord. Wallace was employed as a truck driver for various com-panies and maintained employ-ment until his health failed. Oth-er precedents in death: siblings, Eunice A. Williamson, Jessie Reynolds and Ernest Reynolds.Left to cherish memories: chil-dren, Reginald Ausgood, Wal-lace Ausgood, Jr., Altamease Bolton (Randy Sr.) and Camalar Ausgood; brothers, Willie Aus-good, Roger Ausgood (Calita), Dennis Reynolds (Lynn), Jerry Reynolds (Wyjonda), Charlie Reynolds (Ann); sisters, Lizzie Mae Simmons, Veronica Aus-good, Idella ReynoldsMiller (Clevland), Rosa Reynolds; 18 grandchildren; 25 great-grand-children; two special cousins, Emma Jean Clark and Herman Moss; hosts of nieces, neph-ews, other relatives and friends.Funeral services for Wallace Eugene Ausgood will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 6, 2013 at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church. 550 NE Martin Luther King Street. Alvin J. Baker, Pastor.The family will receive friends 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2013 at New Bethel MB Church.Arrangements entrusted to COMBS FUNERAL HOME 292 NE Washington Street. Lake City, FL. (386) 752-4366. “The Caring Professionals”Evelyn Daly LittleMrs. Evelyn Daly Little, 85, died April 1, 2013 at her residence following an extended illness. She was the daughter of the late William F. and Evelyn LaFrance Daly. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Little Sr. Although born and raised in Mas-sachusetts, Mrs. Little had made Lake City her home for the past forty-six years. She was a mem-ber of Epiphany Catholic Church and the American Legion, and was retired from the Columbia County School System. With her dogs as constant companions, VKHHQMR\HGWHQGLQJKHURZHUVand doing crossword puzzles. She is survived by three sons: William Frankowski (Donna) Orlando, FL; Bobby Little (Shari) Lake City, FL; and Carl Little, Jr. Lake City, FL. two daughters: Linda Gartin ( Ken) Ft. White, FL; and Mary Bral-lier Lake City, FL; two sis-ters: Louise Daly Niedzielski, 6SULQJHOG0$DQG)UDQFHVGoodreau, Ludlow, MA. Four-teen grandchildren and seven great grandchildren also survive. A memorial service will be held for Mrs. Little at a lat-er date. Arrangements are under the direction of the DEES-PARRISH FAMILY FUNERAL HOME 458 South Marion Ave., Lake City, FL 32025 (386) 752-1234 Please sign the on-line family guest book at parrishfamilyfuneralhome.com Mae Alice McArthur Mae Alice McArthur, age 51, passed away Sunday, March 31, 2013. A lifelong resident of Lake City, Florida. She was born July 19, 1961 in Uvalda, Georgia, to Florence Ser-cey Waldon and the late Bobby Lee Hughes. She attended public school in Columbia County and was a 1979 graduate of Colum-bia High School. She recently retired from the Columbia County School Board after be-ing employed for the past 23 years. She was a member of Salvation Holiness Church, un-der the leadership of her brother, Bishop C. Kenneth Troupe, Sr. Those who cherish her memo-ries: children, Shawanda Walker, Mortrell Timmons (Eugenia); loving and devoted parents, Florence McArthur and Willie McArthur, both of Lake City, FL., step-mother, Ava Mae Hughes, Uvalda, GA.; brothers, Bishop C. Kenneth Troupe, Sr. (Elect Lady Leatha Troupe), Lake City, FL, Stacey Hughes, Robbin Hughes, both of Uvalda, Ga., sisters, Ar-neta Paige (Roosevelt), Rose Wright (Fabian), Jackie Doug-las, all of Lake City, FL., Patri-cia Douglas, Jacksonville, FL., Carolyn Jones, Valdosta, Ga., Aretha Boston (Tekelvin), Italy; grandchildren, Antonio Baker, Darren Mathews, Brook’Lynn Johnson, all of Lake City, FL., DeVeon Timmons, Gaines-ville, FL.; great grandchild, Amaya Baker, Lake City, FL. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at at New Day Springs Missionary Bap-tist Church, Pastor Lantz G. Mills, 1321 NW Long Street, Lake City, FL. Bishop Thom-DV'$%OXH,,,2IFLDWLQJThe family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Fri-day, April 5, 2013 at Salva-tion Holiness Church. 212 NE Jem Street. Lake City, FL. ,Q/LHXRIRZHUVSOHDVHPDNHcontributions to The Salvation Holiness Church. P.O. Box 2074, Lake City, Florida 32056. Arrangements entrusted to COMBS FUNERAL HOME 292 NE Washington Street. Lake City, FL. (386) 752-4366. “The Caring Professionals”Tamika Robinson-Souter Tamika Robinson-Souter, resi-dent of Lake City, Florida passed on March 24, 2013 as a result of an automo-bile accident. Tamika, 35, was born Au-gust 6, 1977 in Gaines-ville, Florida to Terry Rob-inson and Annie Thompson. She was educated in the Columbia County school system and at-tended various churches in the community. Tamika was HPSOR\HGZLWK)DLUHOG,QQfor several years. Son, Keyon Souter precedes her in death. Cherishing fond memories: Loving husband, Calvin Souter, Sr; children, Shaquana Souter, Tacora Souter, Jamya Souter and Calvin Souter, Jr.; loving mother, Annie Thompson; fa-ther, Terry Robinson (Juanita); VLVWHUV$QGUHD*ULIQ9HURQLFD Jones; brothers, Marcus John-son (Candice), Rondrick Jones; grandmother, Mary Cherry (Elize); mother-in-law, Gail Owens; father-in-law, Carlton Souter (Shirley); sisters-in-law, Precious Brown (Eric), Angela Harrison (Alphonso), Dakeriyah Dortly (Chris); brothers-in-law, Carlton Souter (Jackie), Quinon Souter, Carlos Souter, Jamal Owens, Preston Owens; hosts of aunts, uncles, other relatives and friends. Funeral services for Tamika Robinson Souter will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 6, 2013 at New Day Springs Mission-ary Baptist Church. 1321 NW Long Street. Lake City, Florida. Family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2013 at the funeral home. Arrangements entrusted to COMBS FUNERAL HOME 292 NE Washington Street. Lake City, FL. (386) 752-4366. “The Caring Professionals”Obituaries are paid advertise-ments. For details, call the Lake City Reporter’s classified department at 752-1293. LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL THURSDAY, APRIL 4, 2013 5A5A www.WhyNotFresh.com1/4 Mile West of I-75 US Hwy 90 West Lake City, FL386-243-8335 “Fresh from the Field”and More!McAlpinStrawberries OBITUARIES COMMUNITY CALENDAR Q To submit your Community Calendar item, contact Jim Barr at 754-0424 or by email at jbarr@lakecityreporter.com. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterGardening adviceMaster Gardeners Doris Johnson and Tony Kurtz (right) discuss how to achieve productive soil with Lake City resident Dale Vasco at the Columbia County Extension Office on Tuesday. ‘What we try to do is to keep people from using too much fertilizer,’ Kurtz said. ‘The fertilizer gets into the soil, then gets into the drinking water. We rec ommend using a half-strength fertilizer and conserving water.’ Master gardeners are at the Extension Office each Tuesday and Thursday to help people with their gardening and plant i ssues.

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6A LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL THURSDAY, APRIL 4, 2013 Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-04286A COURTESYLocal kids win at W.H. egg rollTwo local youngsters were among those participating in the 135th annual White House Easter Egg Roll on Monday. Aliyah and Zach Tannenbaum each won first place in their divisions. The proud parents are David a nd Mary Tannenbaum of Lake City. TOP: The president gives Zach a high five for his first-place finish. ABOVE: Aliyah chats with the president during the festivities. Inaugural Suwannee River paddle fest set for April 5-7 GEORGE PEAVEY/ Special to the ReporterThe first-ever Suwannee River Paddling Festival starts Friday at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak.From staff reportsLIVE OAK–The inaugural Suwannee River Paddling Festival is set for April 5-7. The event, sponored by Paddle Florida, Inc., the Florida Park Service and regional businesses and organiza-tions, will start at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park and go to the Suwannee River State Park. The festival will open Friday at 3 p.m. at the music park with a benefit concert from 3 10 p.m. featuring Tammerlin, Tom Shed, Magda Hiller and Grant Peeples, who have participated in Paddle Florida events. Music lov-ers can enjoy the benefit concert for $25 (advance ticket purchased online) or $30 (purchased at the door). Paddlers will overnight at the park Friday night. Supported trip options on Saturday and Sunday offer par-ticipants the opportunity to pad-dle the winding Suwannee River along 20 miles, passing several springs along the way. The Suwannee River Paddling Festival will attract eco-tourists to the Suwannee River Valley, pro-mote paddling in the region, edu-cate citizens about Florida’s water, and raise funds for springs restora-tion. The event is modeled after the Calusa Blueway Paddling Festival held in Fort Myers each fall.SCHEDULESaturday, April 6: Paddle 20 miles from The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park to Suwannee River State Park where paddlers will overnight. Saturday evening’s program at will include a water expo showcasing conser-vation efforts, educational speak-ers and local outdoor recreation vendors. Sunday, April 7: Shuttle to Madison Blue Springs on the neighboring Withlacoochee River, then paddle 12 miles down the Withlacoochee back to Suwannee River State Park. Boat and pad-dler shuttles provided. Justin Case Band, Paige comingFrom staff reportsLIVE OAK–The Justin Case Band is playing this Friday and Saturday at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park’s Music Hall. Jacksonville sing-ing sensation Rion Paige, 12, will open for the band Friday evening. Justin Case plays Country Fried, top 40 country, classic Rock ‘N Roll and “pure, good funky music,” accord-ing to a press release from the park. The band includes Ronnie Baldwin, Monty Savitz, Matt Johns, Frank Freihofer, Kenny Chin, Charlie Chesnut and Dow Young. Paige won the Texaco Country Showdown in 2012 at park, performed at the Suwannee River Jam in 2012, frequently opens for various bands, sang at the Plant City Strawberry Festival this year and won a contest to be in the Jam Audition finals April 13 at the park. Paige recently tried out for X-Factor and her fans are anxiously awaiting news on how she did. Water districtawards $1.5MFrom staff reportsFourteen local governments within the Suwannee River Water Management District have been approved to receive nearly $1.5 mil-lion in cost-share funds for water conservation, alternative water supplies, flood protection, ecosys-tem restoration and water quality improvement proj-ects as part of the District’s Regional Initiative Valuing Environmental Resources (RIVER) program. The RIVER cost-share funds will help provide the following improvements within the District: • Reduce groundwater pumpage and conserve about 160 million gallons of water per year, about 123.4 million gallons of that being in water resource caution areas; • Remove about 15 tons of nutrients to natural water resources; • Flood protection for 60 homes and several public facilities; • Provide 130 acre feet of floodplain storage; • Reduce more than 400 cubic feet or 3 dump truck loads of sediment from enter-ing the Suwannee River; • Construct a regional water supply interconnect to provide clean, safe drink-ing water to residents and businesses; and • Provide improved water supply services for more than 10,000 customers. Local governments that were approved for the RIVER program were awarded funding through a ranking process based on various criteria, includ-ing the effectiveness of the proposed project to protect, conserve, or restore water resources. “The District is pleased to assist local governments within our region to con-serve our water supply and offset groundwater demands, provide flood pro-tection to our communities, and reduce nitrogen loading to our water bodies,” said District Executive Director Ann Shortelle.

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SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today GOLF Noon TGC — LPGA, Kraft Nabisco Championship, first round, part I, at Rancho Mirage, Calif. 3 p.m. TGC — PGA Tour, Texas Open, first round, at San Antonio 6 p.m. TGC — LPGA, Kraft Nabisco Championship, first round, part II, at Rancho Mirage, Calif. MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 12:30 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage, L.A. Angels at Cincinnati or San Diego at N.Y. Mets WGN — Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh 7 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage, Boston at N.Y. Yankees or Philadelphia at Atlanta MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. ESPN — Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships, at Atlanta 9 p.m. ESPN — NIT, championship, Baylor vs. Iowa, at New York NBA BASKETBALL 7 p.m. TNT — Chicago at Brooklyn 9:30 p.m. TNT — San Antonio at Oklahoma City TENNIS 1 p.m. ESPN2 — WTA, Family Circle Cup, round of 16, at Charleston, S.C.BASKETBALLNBA schedule Today’s Games Chicago at Brooklyn, 7 p.m.Dallas at Denver, 9 p.m.San Antonio at Oklahoma City, 9:30 p.m. Friday’s Games Cleveland at Boston, 7:30 p.m.Milwaukee at New York, 7:30 p.m.Philadelphia at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.Orlando at Chicago, 8 p.m.Toronto at Minnesota, 8 p.m.Miami at Charlotte, 8 p.m.Oklahoma City at Indiana, 8 p.m.New Orleans at Utah, 9 p.m.Golden State at Phoenix, 10 p.m.Dallas at Sacramento, 10 p.m.Memphis at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m.Houston at Portland, 10:30 p.m. NCAA Final Four At The Georgia DomeAtlanta National Semifinals Saturday Louisville (33-5) vs. Wichita State (30-8), 6 p.m. Michigan (30-7) vs. Syracuse (30-9), 8:30 p.m. National Championship Monday Semifinal winners, 9 p.m. NIT Semifinals Tuesday Baylor 76, BYU 70Iowa 71, Maryland 60 Championship Today Baylor (22-14) vs. Iowa (25-12), 9 p.m. Women’s NCAA Regional Championships OKLAHOMA CITY Louisville 86, Tennessee 78 SPOKANE California 65, Georgia 62, OT NORFOLK Notre Dame 87, Duke 76 BRIDGEPORT Connecticut 83, Kentucky 53 ——— FINAL FOUR At New Orleans ArenaNew Orleans National Semifinals Sunday Louisville (28-8) vs. California (32-3), 6:30 p.m. Notre Dame (35-1) vs. Connecticut (33-4), 8:30 p.m. National Championship Tuesday Semifinal winners, 7:30 p.m.BASEBALLAL standings East Division W L Pct GB Baltimore 1 0 1.000 —Boston 1 0 1.000 — New York 0 1 .000 1 Tampa Bay 0 1 .000 1 Toronto 0 1 .000 1 Central Division W L Pct GB Chicago 1 0 1.000 —Cleveland 1 0 1.000 —Detroit 1 0 1.000 — Kansas City 0 1 .000 1 Minnesota 0 1 .000 1 West Division W L Pct GB Seattle 2 0 1.000 — Los Angeles 1 0 1.000 12 Houston 1 1 .500 1 Texas 1 1 .500 1 Oakland 0 2 .000 2 Today’s Games L.A. Angels (Blanton 0-0) at Cincinnati (Arroyo 0-0), 12:35 p.m. Detroit (Porcello 0-0) at Minnesota (Pelfrey 0-0), 1:10 p.m. Kansas City (Guthrie 0-0) at Chicago White Sox (Floyd 0-0), 2:10 p.m. Baltimore (Mi.Gonzalez 0-0) at Tampa Bay (R.Hernandez 0-0), 3:10 p.m. Seattle (Maurer 0-0) at Oakland (Griffin 0-0), 3:35 p.m. Boston (Dempster 0-0) at N.Y. Yankees (Pettitte 0-0), 7:05 p.m. Cleveland (Myers 0-0) at Toronto (Buehrle 0-0), 7:07 p.m. Friday’s Games N.Y. Yankees at Detroit, 1:05 p.m.L.A. Angels at Texas, 2:05 p.m.Minnesota at Baltimore, 3:05 p.m.Kansas City at Philadelphia, 4:05 p.m.Boston at Toronto, 7:07 p.m.Cleveland at Tampa Bay, 7:10 p.m.Oakland at Houston, 8:10 p.m.Seattle at Chicago White Sox, 8:10 p.m.NL standings East Division W L Pct GB Atlanta 1 0 1.000 — New York 1 0 1.000 — Washington 1 0 1.000 —Miami 0 1 .000 1 Philadelphia 0 1 .000 1 Central Division W L Pct GB Chicago 1 0 1.000 —Milwaukee 1 1 .500 12 St. Louis 1 1 .500 12 Cincinnati 0 1 .000 1 Pittsburgh 0 1 .000 1 West Division W L Pct GB Arizona 1 1 .500 — Colorado 1 1 .500 — Los Angeles 1 1 .500 — San Francisco 1 1 .500 — San Diego 0 1 .000 12 Today’s Games Chicago Cubs (Wood 0-0) at Pittsburgh (McDonald 0-0), 12:35 p.m. L.A. Angels (Blanton 0-0) at Cincinnati (Arroyo 0-0), 12:35 p.m. San Diego (Stults 0-0) at N.Y. Mets (Gee 0-0), 1:10 p.m. Miami (LeBlanc 0-0) at Washington (Zimmermann 0-0), 4:05 p.m. Philadelphia (Lee 0-0) at Atlanta (Medlen 0-0), 7:10 p.m. Friday’s Games Kansas City at Philadelphia, 4:05 p.m. San Diego at Colorado, 4:10 p.m.St. Louis at San Francisco, 4:35 p.m.Miami at N.Y. Mets, 7:10 p.m.Washington at Cincinnati, 7:10 p.m.Chicago Cubs at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.Arizona at Milwaukee, 8:10 p.m.Pittsburgh at L.A. Dodgers, 10:10 p.m.AUTO RACINGRace week SPRINT CUP STP GAS BOOSTER 500 Site: Martinsville, Va.Schedule: Friday, practice (Speed, noon-1:30 p.m.), qualifying (Speed, 8-9:30 p.m.); Saturday, practice (Speed, 11:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.); Sunday, race, 1 p.m. (FOX, 12:30-5 p.m.). Track: Martinsville Speedway (oval, 0.526 miles). Race distance: 263 miles, 500 laps.Next race: NRA 500, April 13, Texas Motor Speedway, Fort Worth, Texas. Online: http:// www.nascar.com CAMPING WORLD TRUCK KROGER 250 Site: Martinsville, Va.Schedule: Friday, practice (Speed, 10:30 a.m.-noon), qualifying; Saturday, race, 1:30 p.m. (Speed, 1-4 p.m.). Track: Martinsville Speedway (oval, 0.526 miles). Race distance: 131.5 miles, 250 laps.Next race: North Carolina Education Lottery 200, April 14, Rockingham Speedway, Rockingham, N.C. NATIONWIDE Next race: O’Reilly Auto Parts 300, April 12, Texas Motor Speedway, Fort Worth, Texas. IZOD INDYCAR GRAND PRIX OF ALABAMA Site: Birmingham, Ala.Schedule: Friday, practice; Saturday, practice, qualifying (NBC Sports Network, 4-5 p.m.); Sunday, race, 3 p.m. (NBC Sports Network, 3-6 p.m.). Track: Barber Motorsports Park (road course, 2.38 miles). Race distance: 214.2, 90 laps.Next race: Grand Prix of Long Beach, April 21, Streets of Long Beach, Long Beach, Calif. Online: http:// www.indycar.com SUMMITRACING.COM NHRA NATIONALS Site: Las Vegas.Schedule: Friday, qualifying; Saturday, qualifying (ESPN2, 8-10 p.m.), Sunday, final eliminations (ESPN2, 11 p.m.-2 a.m.). Track: The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Next race: NHRA Four-Wide Nationals, April 19-21, zMAX Dragway, Concord, N.C. Online: http:// www.nhra.com FORMULA ONE Next race: Chinese Grand Prix, April 14, Shanghai International Circuit, Shanghai. Online: http:// www.formula1.com OTHER RACES GRAND-AM ROLEX SPORTS CAR SERIES: Porsche 250, Saturday (Speed, Sunday, 5:30-8 p.m.), Barber Motorsports Park, Birmingham, Ala. Online: http:// www. grand-am.comHOCKEYNHL schedule Today’s Game New Jersey at Boston, 7 p.m.Philadelphia at Toronto, 7 p.m.N.Y. 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Darvish pitched e ight and two-thirds perfect innings before giving up a hit to Astros’ Marwin Gonzalez in the Rangers’ 7-0 win.Darvish nearly perfect, Kirkman relieves lateBy KRISTIE RIEKENAssociated PressHOUSTON — Yu Darvish saw the ball skip between his shins, dash-ing his chance at perfec-tion. Immediately, several Texas Rangers came to the mound to console him. “I think my teammates were more disappointed than I was,” he said through a translator. Darvish was one out from a perfect game when Marwin Gonzalez grounded a clean single through the pitcher’s legs, and Texas beat the Houston Astros 7-0 on Tuesday night. Lake City native Michael Kirkman relieved Darvish after Gonzalez’s hit. Jose Altuve followed with a sin-gle before Kirkman fanned pinch-hitter J.D. Martinez to end it. Darvish has never thrown a complete game in the majors. The celebrated righthander from Japan struck out a career-high 14 and was in complete control before Gonzalez smacked the first pitch up the mid-dle. Darvish was unable to get his glove down in time and the ball skittered into center field well beyond a desperate dive by shortstop Elvis Andrus. At that moment, one thought went through Darvish’s mind. “I can now go back to the dugout,” he deadpanned. “Even if I got the complete game today, it’s not going to translate to three or five wins. It’s a win. A win’s a win.” Darvish smiled and put up his hands — almost like, “Oh well, it happens.” Texas’ infielders quickly came to the mound, and manager Ron Washington joined them. “I didn’t want to be the last out,” Gonzalez said. “I was trying to look for a good pitch to hit and put it in play. That’s all I was thinking.” Washington patted Darvish on the chest and then signaled for a reliev-er. A crowd of 22,673 that included plenty of Rangers fans cheered Darvish as he walked off after 111 pitch-es. He stopped and tipped his cap before getting high-fives from teammates in the dugout. He sat on the bench to watch the rest of the game, then joined the handshake line after the final out. And if Darvish was upset about coming oh so close, he didn’t show it. “I went that far,” he said. “I’m really satisfied.” Working from the stretch throughout — even though he never needed to — Darvish became the first pitcher to lose a per-fect game with two outs in the ninth inning since Armando Galarraga on June 2, 2010. Of course, the Detroit pitcher was denied only because of an infa-mous missed call at first base by umpire Jim Joyce, who later admitted he blew the play. On the second full day of the major league season, Darvish nearly picked up right where baseball left off last year, when there were a record three perfect games, thrown by Philip Humber, Matt Cain and Felix Hernandez. Darvish’s 14 strikeouts matched a Minute Maid Park record and were the most by a Rangers pitcher since Hall of Famer and current team CEO Nolan Ryan had 14 in July 1991 against the Angels. Darvish arrived in the majors last year with much fanfare, having already been a five-time All-Star and two-time MVP in Japan. The Rangers paid more than $107 million to get him for five seasons. The 6-foot-5 righty quickly settled in with Texas, becoming an All-Star last year on the way to going 16-9 with 221 strikeouts. He also once flirted with per-fection, retiring the first 17 batters at Kansas City on Sept. 3. “I think I got lucky today. I felt I pitched bet-ter against the Royals last year,” Darvish said. “I had better command in that out-ing.” If he had been able to finish the job Tuesday, it would have been the earli-est perfecto in history. Darvish didn’t really need a dazzling play from his defense as he shut down the Astros and chased the 24th perfect game in big league history — including the one Don Larsen tossed in the 1956 World Series, and two in 1880. It was almost the second time in 10 months the overmatched Astros failed to put a runner on base. 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DEAR ABBY: My husband, “Wade,” and I went into a convenience store near our home that we frequent regularly. A new employee -a pretty, much younger girl -stared at Wade with an expression of recognition and surprise on her face. When I asked him what that was about, he laughed it off and said I was “imagining things.” The next time we saw her, Wade acted nervous and started talking fast, as if trying to distract me. He seemed to be avoiding eye contact with her. She ignored me while obvi-ously trying to lock eyes with Wade. The third time, she again ignored me but smirked and giggled while we were checking out. Then she shouted, “See ya later!” to my husband as we were walking out the door. When I turned, I caught Wade glaring at her. When I asked why he did it, he replied, “I looked at her like that because she was acting like an idiot.” When I asked why she’d be acting like an idiot if they didn’t know each other, he started screaming at me. He called me crazy and threatened to leave me if I bring the subject up again. Should I ask her why she seems so amused by my husband? And why is he angry at me? -SMELLS SOMETHING FISHY DEAR SMELLS: By all means ask because I’ll bet she is dying to tell you. Your husband may have been seeing her or someone she knows. He attacked you because he felt guilty about something and didn’t want to discuss it. It proves the truth of the adage, “The best defense is a strong offense.” Believe me, you have my sympathy, but you need to get to the bottom of this, so don’t put it off. ** ** **DEAR ABBY: What do you call additions to your family that result from second or third marriages? Our daughter died several years ago. I refer to her widower as my son-in-law, but what term should I use when I introduce his new wife? She has two daughters from a previ-ous marriage -sweet girls who call me “Granddad.” Technically, they are not my granddaughters -but what are they? These are just two examples of modern rela-tionships that seem to require a new vocabulary. I have tried searching the Internet for answers with-out luck. Any suggestions? -FAMILY MAN IN TEXAS DEAR FAMILY MAN: When introducing your late daughter’s husband and his wife, try this: “This is my son-in-law ‘Sam’ and his wife, ‘Virginia.’” If you’re asked for clarification, which I doubt will happen, give more details. As to the woman’s daughters who are not blood related to you, because they call you “Granddad,” refer to them as your granddaughters and leave it at that. ** ** **DEAR ABBY: Where does the priest get the ashes for Ash Wednesday? -MARY IN VISTA, CALIF. DEAR MARY: Traditionally, palm branch-es from the previous year’s Palm Sunday are burned to create the ashes, and those ashes are retained for the next year’s Ash Wednesday. Some people keep the palm fronds from the last Palm Sunday tucked behind a cross or a religious picture in their home and bring them to be burned. DILBERT BABY BLUES HOROSCOPES DEAR ABBY ARIES (MARCH 21APRIL 19): Offer assis-tance and good things will happen in return. The joy you spread and the ideas you share will enhance your personal relation-ships. Doing things differ-ently and being the instiga-tor of your own destiny will prove to be beneficial. ++++ TAURUS (APRIL 20MAY 20)): Refrain from making complaints. An emotional issue must be handled with diplomacy. Remain open to sugges-tions and put greater emphasis on what you can do to help someone going through a difficult time. Put safety first. Avoid secret encounters. ++ GEMINI (MAY 21-JUNE 20): Don’t lend or borrow money with any expecta-tions. A short trip will add to your knowledge, exper-tise and ability to make constructive alterations to your personal life, attitude and appearance. Love looks promising, but keep your feelings a secret for now. +++++ CANCER (JUNE 21-JULY 22): Your intuition will not lead you astray. You are best not to share sensitive information. Taking respon-sibility for your actions will bring the results and rec-ognition you desire. Protect your physical and financial wellness. +++ LEO (JULY 23-AUG. 22): Do your thing. Getting together with friends or peers could lead to con-versation that will encour-age you to pursue your dreams. A change of plans, direction or location will enhance your chances of reaching your goals. Romance is on the rise. +++ VIRGO (AUG. 23-SEPT. 22): Listen carefully and make sure that what’s being said is accurate. Let your common sense and gut feeling lead you down the right path. A contract should be considered, but only if you negotiate your terms explicitly. +++ LIBRA (SEPT. 23-OCT. 22): A relationship will be enhanced if you are willing to make a compromise. Don’t fight change when it’s essential to moving forward. People from dif-ferent backgrounds will inspire you. Love will blos-som. +++++ SCORPIO (OCT. 23NOV. 21): Get involved in events that will help you connect with influential people. Contributions you make will attract someone who has something to offer you professionally, financially or creatively. Don’t allow personal situ-ations to slow you down. ++ SAGITTARIUS (NOV. 22-DEC. 21): Put more energy into your home, family and romance. Make a decision that will help you put any misrepresenta-tions or uncertainty to rest. Focus on ways to make your future stable and your lifestyle better suited to your personal goals. +++ CAPRICORN (DEC. 22-JAN. 19): Look for com-mon ground before you decide to become closer with someone from your past or present. You want to be aligned with people who contribute, not dic-tate. Ulterior motives may be a factor. Let your intu-ition guide you. +++ AQUARIUS (JAN. 20FEB. 18): Generosity will draw unique individuals into your life. Draw on past experience and consider the changes you want to make in order to improve your future. Larger quar-ters or sharing your space with more people will improve your outlook. Romance is in the stars. +++ PISCES (FEB. 19MARCH 20): Moderation is a must if you don’t want to ruin a good opportu-nity. Keeping your life and plans simple will bring the best results. Let your wisdom come from insight, past experience and a keen sense of practicality. +++ CELEBRITY CIPHER Abigail Van Burenwww.dearabby.com BLONDIE BEETLE BAILEY B.C. FRANK & ERNEST FOR BETTER OR WORSE ZITS HAGAR THE HORRIBLE SNUFFY SMITH GARFIELD THE LAST WORD Eugenia Last Wife sees trouble in eyes of husband and store clerk Q Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. CLASSIC PEANUTS Page Editor: Emogene Graham, 754-0415 LAKE CITY REPORTER ADVICE & COMICS THURSDAY, APRIL 4, 2013 3B

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LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDTHURSDAY, APRIL4, 2013 Classified Department: 755-5440 4B LegalNOTICE OFSUSPENSIONTO: Michael P. JudgeCase No: 201206344ANotice of Suspension to suspend your license and eligibility for licen-sure has been filed against you. You have the right to request a hearing pursuant to Sections 120.569 and 120.57, Florida Statutes, by mailing a request for same to the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Licensing, Post Office Box 3168, Tallahassee, Florida 32315-3168. If a request for hearing is not received by 21 days from the date of the last publication, the right to hearing in this matter will be waived and the Department will dispose of this cause in accordance with law.05537704March 14, 21, 28, 2013April 4, 2013 CITATION FORPUBLICATION PETITION TO QUIETTITLECase Name: Federal National Mort-gage Association v Daniel Emerson, Jr., et alCase Number: 217-2012-CA-00588APetition to Quiet Title to a certain tract of land with any attached build-ings located in Pittsfield in the State of New Hampshire has been filed with this court. The property is de-scribed as follows:Acertain parcel of land located at 201 Thompson road, Pittsfield, NH 03263, County of Merrimack and State of NH.The Court ORDERS:Federal National Mortgage Associa-tion shall give notice to Timothy W. Chandler; Michael Emerson; of this action by publishing a verified copy of this Citation for Publication once a week for three successive weeks in the Lebanon Express and Lake City Reporter, newspapers of general cir-culation. The last publication shall e on or before May 20, 2013.Also, ON OR BEFOREJune 04, 2013Timothy W. chandler; Michael Emerson shall file a written appear-ance form with this Court. Acopy of the appearance form with this Court. Acopy of the appearance form must be sent to the party listed below.July 04, 2013Timothy W. Chandler; Michael Emerson shall file a plea, answer, demurrer or other response with this Court. Acopy of the plea, answer, demurrer or other response must be sent to the party listed below.Notice to Timothy W. Chandler; Mi-chael Emerson: If you do not comply with these requirements, you will be considered in default and the Court may issue orders that affect you without your input.BYORDER OF THE COURTWilliam S. McGrawClerk of CourtSEAL05538070April 4, 11, 18, 2013 IN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACase No.: 2013-304DRDivision:KINSHAWDAROCHESTER,PetitionerandDENIS D. ROCHESTERRespondent.NOTICE OF ACTION FOR DISSO-LUTION OF MARRIAGETO: (Name of Respondent) DENIS D. ROCHESTER(Respondent’s last known address) 668 SWBRANDYWINE DRIVE #101, LAKE CITY, FL32025YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action for Dissolution of Marriage has been filed against you and that you are re-quired to serve a copy of your writ-ten defenses, if any, to it on (Name of Petitioner) Kinshawda Rochester, whose address is 1520 SWIronwood Drive, Lake City, FL32025 on or before April 29, 2013, and file the original with the clerk of this Court at 175 NE Hernando Avenue, Lake City, FL32055 before service on Pe-titioner or immediately thereafter. If you fail to do so, a default may be entered against you for the relief de-manded in the petition.Dated: March 25, 2013CLERK OF THE CIRCUITCOURTBy: /s/ T. BrewingtonDeputy Clerk05538004March 28, 2013April 4, 11, 18, 2013 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIR-CUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO. 2011-CA-000517U.S. BANK NATIONALASSO-CIATIONPlaintiff,v.JILLSHULTZ A/K/AJILLM. SHULTZ; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF JILLSHULTZ A/K/AJILLM. SHULTZ; UNKNOWN TENANT1; UNKNOWN TENANT2; AND ALLUNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINSTTHE ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANT(S), WHO (IS/ARE) NOTKNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER LegalSAID UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIM AS HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIE-NORS, CREDITORS, TRUST-EES, SPOUSES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS' CAROLINAFIRSTBANK; COLUMBIACOUNTY, APOLITICALSUB-DIVISION OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA; CYPRESS LANDING HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION OF LAKE CITYINC.; FLORIDAHOUSING FINANCE CORPO-RATIONDefendants.NOTICE OF SALENotice is hereby given that, pur-suant to the Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated March 14, 2013, in this cause, I will sell the proper-ty situated in COLUMBIACoun-ty, Florida, described as:LOT47, CYPRESS LANDING AS RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 7, PAGES 40-43, OF THE PUB-LIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA, SITUAT-ED IN SECTION 6, TOWNSHIP4 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EASTOF SAID COUNTY.a/k/a 925 S.W. GATOR CT., LAKE CITY, FL32025-0414at public sale on May 22, 2013, at eleven o'clock a.m., Third Floor of the Columbia County Courthouse, 173 NWHernando Avenue, Lake City, FL32055, to the highest bid-der for cash, except as prescribed in paragraph 4, in accordance with Section 45.031, Florida Statutes.Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale.Dated at Lake City, Florida, this 14 day of March, 2013.P. DeWitt CasonClerk of the Circuit CourtBy: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy ClerkSEALNOTICE TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES: IF YOU ARE APERSON WITH ADISABILITYWHO NEEDS ANYACCOM-MODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PRO-CEEDING, YOU ARE ENTI-TLED, ATNO COSTTO YOU, TOTHE PROVISION OF CERTAIN ASSISTANCE. PLEASE CONTACTNANCYNYDAM ATROOM 205, COLUMBIACOUNTYCOURTHOUSE, P.O. BOX 1569, LAKE CITY, FL32056, (904) 758-2163; SUNCOM 839-2163, WITHIN 2 WORKING DAYS OF YOUR RECEIPTOF THIS NOTICE. IF YOU ARE HEARING OR VOICE IM-PAIRED, CALL(904) 758-2139.05537927MARCH 28, 2013APRIL4, 2013 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTFOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.CIVILDIVISIONCASE NO. 122012CA000448XXXXXXBANK OF AMERICA, N.A.,Plaintiff,vs.BRENDASWARM A/K/ABREN-DADAVIS SWARM; et al.Defendants.NOTICE OF SALEPURSUANTTO CHAPTER 45NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to an Order or Summary Final Judgment of foreclosure dated 03/18/2013, and entered in Case No. 122012CA000448XXXXXX of the Circuit Court of the Third Judicial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Florida, wherein BANK OF AMER-ICA, N.A. is Plaintiff and BRENDASWARM A/K/ABRENDADAVIS LegalSWARM; WILLIAM PATRICK MUSKAS; UNKNOWN TENANTNO. 1; UNKNOWN TENANTNO. 2; and ALLUNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING INTERESTS BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINSTANAMED DEFEND-ANTTO THIS ACTION, OR HAV-ING OR CLAIMING TO HAVE ANYRIGHT, TITLE OR INTER-ESTIN THE PROPERTYHEREIN DESCRIBED, are Defendants, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash on the third floor of the Colum-bia County Courthouse, 173 N.E. Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Flori-da 32055 Columbia County, Florida, 11:00 a.m. on the 17th day of April, 2013, the following described prop-erty as set forth in said Order or Fi-nal Judgment, to-wit:ALLOF LOT7 OF SHADOWWOOD UNIT1, AS PER PLATTHEREOF RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 6, PAGE 23, AND APARTOF LOTS 59 AND 60 OF SHAD-OWWOOD UNITII. AS PER PLATTHEREOF RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 6, PAGE 24, 24A, 24B, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLOR-IDA, BEING MORE PARTICU-LARLYDESCRIBED AS FOL-LOWS:COMMENCE ATTHE NORTH-WESTCORNER OF SAID LOT60 AND RUN SOUTH 0839’47” WEST, ALONG THE WESTLINE THEREOF 350.00 FEETFOR APOINTOF BEGINNING; SAID POINTBEING ALSO THE NORTHEASTCORNER OF SAID LOT7; THENCE NORTH 8809’19” EAST, 508.87 FEETTO THE POINTON ACURVE, SAID POINTBEING ALSO ON THE WESTRIGHTOF WAYLINE OF SHADOWWOOD DRIVE, THENCE SOUTHEASTERLYALONG SAID WESTRIGHTOF WAYLINE ON ACURVE TO THE LEFTHAVING ARADIUS OF 260.00 FEETAND AN INCLUDED ANGLE OF 1641’19” FOR AN ARC DISTANCE OF 75.73 FEETTOTHE NORTHEASTCORNER OF SAID LOT59; THENCE SOUTH 2210’34” EAST, ALONG SAID WESTRIGHTOF WAYLINE, 104.77 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 8809’19” WEST, 592.86 FEETTO APOINTON THE WESTLINE OF SAID LOT60; SAID POINTBEING ALSO THE SOUTHEASTCORNER OF SAID LOT7; THENCE NORTH 0839’47” EAST, ALONG THE WESTLINE OF SAID LOT60, ADISTANCE OF 175.00 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING, LY-ING AND BEING IN COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.INCLUDING A2003 HORTON HOMES DOUBLE WIDE MOBILE HOME WITH ID NUMBERS H179878GLAND H179878GR. THESE MOBILE HOMES ARE BEING/HAVE BEEN RETIRED WITH THE FLORIDADEPT. OF MOTOR VEHICLES ACCORDING TOFLORIDASTATUE SECTION 319.261 AND HEREAFTER AL-WAYS APARTOF THIS REALPROPERTY.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.In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, per-sons needing special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the Clerk of the Court not later than five business days prior to the proceeding at the Columbia County Courthouse. Telephone 904-758-1041 or 1-800-955-8770 via Florida Relay Service.DATED at Lake City, Florida, on LegalMarch 18, 2013.P. DEWITTCASONAs Clerk, Circuit CourtBy: /s/ B. ScippioAs Deputy Clerk05537991March 28, 2013April 4, 2013 REGISTRATION OFFICTITIOUS NAMESWethe undersigned, being duly sworn, do hereby declare under oath that the names of all persons interest-ed in the business or profession carried on under the name of RED ROCKETWEB WORKS146 SWGUINEVERE WAY, LAKE CITY, FLORIDA32024.Contact Phone Number: (386)965-6045 and the extent of the interest of each, is as follows:Name: ARON CHORLEYExtent of Interest: 50%by:/s/ ARON CHORLEYName: OLIVER CASPERSENExtent of Interest: 50%by:/s/ OLIVER CASPERSENSTATE OF FLORIDACOUNTYOF COLUMBIASworn to and subscribed before me this 1STday of APRIL, A.D. 2013. By:/s/ KATHLEEN A. RIOTTO05538107APRIL4, 2013 REGISTRATION OFFICTITIOUS NAMESWethe undersigned, being duly sworn, do hereby declare under oath that the names of all persons interest-ed in the business or profession carried on under the name of BANANAS IN SEATSGENERALDELIVERYLAKE CITY, FL32055Contact Phone Number: (954)635-0591 and the extent of the interest of each, is as follows:Name: JOHN R. CHAPDELAINEExtent of Interest: 100%by:/s/ JOHN R. CHAPDELAINESTATE OF FLORIDACOUNTYOF COLUMBIASworn to and subscribed before me this 3RD day of APRIL, A.D. 2013. By:/s/ KATHLEEN A. RIOTTO05538138APRIL4, 2013 LegalREGISTRATION OFFICTITIOUS NAMESWethe undersigned, being duly sworn, do hereby declare under oath that the names of all persons interest-ed in the business or profession carried on under the name of UNIQUE $ AND CONCEPTS CO.GENERALDELIVERYLAKE CITY, FL32055Contact Phone Number: (954)635-0591 and the extent of the interest of each, is as follows:Name: JOHN R. CHAPDELAINEExtent of Interest: 100%by:/s/ JOHN R. CHAPDELAINESTATE OF FLORIDACOUNTYOF COLUMBIASworn to and subscribed before me this 3RD day of APRIL, A.D. 2013. By:/s/ KATHLEEN A. RIOTTO05538139APRIL4, 2013 IN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO. 12-2011-CA-000034SPRINGLEAF HOME EQUITY, INC.Plaintiff,v.FRANK J. SEGUIN; BARBARAJ. SEGUIN; UNKNOWN TENANT1; UNKNOWN TENANT2; AND ALLUNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UN-DER OR AGAINSTTHE ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANT(S) WHO (IS/ARE) NOTKNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIM AS HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIE-NORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES, SPOUSES, OR OTHER CLAIM-ANTS;Defendants.NOTICE OF SALENotice is hereby given that, pursuant to the Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated March 14, 2013, in this cause, I will sell the property situated in COLUMBIACounty, Florida, de-scribed as:THE WESTHALF (W1/2) OF THE SOUTH HALF (S 1/2) OF THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED PROP-ERTY, TO WIT:LOTS 9 AND 10 IN THE NORTH HALF OF THE NORTHEASTQUARTER OF THE NORTHEASTQUARTER (N 1/2 OF NE 1/4 NE 1/4) SECTION THIRTY-THREE Legal(33), TOWNSHIPTHREE (3) SOUTH, RANGE SEVENTEEN (17) EAST, COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.TOGETHER WITH THE THATCERTAIN 1996 BELLASINGLE WIDE MOBILE HOME HAVING VIN #GBHMJ50069 AND TITLE 75889276.a/k/a 197 N.E. BOND STREET, LAKE CITY, FL32055at public sale on April 17, 2013, at eleven o'clock a.m., Third Floor of the Columbia County Courthouse, 173 NWHernando Avenue, Lake City, FL32055, to the highest bidder for cash, except as prescribed in paragraph 4, in accordance with Sec-tion 45.031, Florida Statues.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.Dated at Lake City, Florida, this 14 day of March, 2013.P. DeWitt CasonClerk of the Circuit CourtBy: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy ClerkSEALNOTICE 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, (386) 758-2163; SUNCOM 839-2163, WITHIN 2 WORKING DAYS OF YOUR RECEIPTOF THIS NO-TICE. IF YOU ARE HEARING OR VOICE IMPAIRED, CALL(386) 758-2139.05537928MARCH 28, 2013APRIL4, 2013 PublishedMonthlybythe Lake City Reporter

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LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDTHURSDAY, APRIL4, 2013 5B Classified Department: 755-5440 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 LegalHAMILTON COUNTYSCHOOLBOARDCENTRALHAMILTON ELEMEN-TARYSCHOOL– KITCHEN RE-PLACEMENTYou are invited to bid on a General Contract, including mechanical and electrical work for the renovation of a Kitchen, in Jasper, Florida. The construction consists of approxi-mately 2,065 square feet of renova-tion. All Bids must be on a lump sum basis; segregated Bids will not be accepted. All Bidders are to sub-mit with Bid Package, a properly executed "Contractor's Qualification Statement" AIADocument A-305 which is to include a current finan-cial statement, an experience, com-petence and performance report, and references from at least three prior projects similar in size and scope, along with the name of a contact per-son on each of those projects. AMandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held for General Contractors on Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 2:00 PM at Central Hamilton Elementary School, Cafeteria. All questions at the Pre-Bid Conference by General Contractors and Subcontractors shall be presented on the “Request for Clarification” form. See Section 000100 Instructions to Bidders. Hamilton County School Board will receive sealed bids until 1:30 PM on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at the Hamil-ton County School Board, Confer-ence Room, 4280 SWCounty Road 152, Jasper, FL32052. Bids received after that time will not be accepted.Bids will be opened publicly and read aloud at 1:31 PM of the same date.Copies of the Bidding Documents may be examined at the Architect's office: Clemons, Rutherford & Asso-ciates, 2027 Thomasville Road, Tal-lahassee, Florida 32308 (850) 385-6153.General Contractors and Mechanical, Plumbing and Electrical Subcontrac-tors may obtain copies of the Bid-ding Documents at the Architect's of-fice in accordance with the Instruc-tions to Bidders upon depositing the sum of $100.00 for each set of Docu-ments. Contractors will be limited to two (2) sets of Bidding Documents and Mechanical, Plumbing and Elec-trical Subcontractors will be limited to one (1) set. Bidders may receive bid documents in one of the follow-ing manners: (1) bring deposit check and pick up bid documents at the Ar-chitect’s office; (2) mail in deposit check and bid documents will be shipped by UPS ground $20.00 C.O.D. to cover shipping and han-dling; or (3) mail in deposit check and include a separate check of $10.00 for handling and your FedEx or UPS account number for shipping. Other interested parties may pur-chase complete sets of Bidding Documents for the sum of $100.00 for each set, which is non-refunda-ble. Bidders may obtain a refund of their deposit by returning the com-plete Bidding Documents in good condition no later than ten (10) cal-endar days after the opening of Bids.Bidders who do not submit a Bid will forfeit their deposits unless Bid-ding Documents are returned in good condition three (3) days prior to the Bid Opening. Bid Security in the amount of five percent (5%) of the Bid must accompany each Bid in ac-cordance with the Instructions to Bidders. Aletter from a bonding company must accompany each bid, stating that the bidder is capable of obtaining all bonds required by the Construction Documents. The Hamilton County School Board reserves the right to waive irregulari-ties and to reject any and all Bids. 05538003April 4, 11, 2013 020Lost & Found Missing male Blue Heeler, In the Lona Loop area, care needed. No collar, no chip. Contact 386-590-1147 100Job Opportunities05536389FANTASTIC OPPORTUNITY For individual seeking long term employment. Must be self motivated, team player and flexible with work days including holidays and weekends. Handyman/SecurityComfort Suites Lake City Position hours are 6pm-4am with excellent work environment. This full/part time position offers industry standards. Hotel experience preferred but not required. Apply in person at comfort suites, lake city 3690 WUS. Hwy 90. US 90 & I-75 exit 427 NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE 05538103HOLIDAYINN & SUITESLake City’s only full service hotel has the following Part Time positions available : Room Attendant Guest Service Agent Security Officer(Fri & Sat 11p-7a) Related experience preferred Apply in person Mon-Fri 12-5pm 213 SWCommerce Dr. EOE/DFWP. 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 Driver needed with clean CDL Clean record. Home every night. For more information call 752-2510 ask for Jerry Drivers Tractor/Trailer Flatbed drivers to run FL/GA/SC. Req: Class ACDL, 3 yrs current T/T exp. good MVR, Drug screen (DOT& hair). Call Atlantic Truck Lines at 904.353.4723 Experienced Lube Tech Needed Apply at Rountree-Moore Ford 2588 W. US Hwy 90 Lake City, FL32055 See: Jimbo Pegnetter. Mechanic needed with tools and experience. Southern Specialized Truck & Trailer. 386-752-9754 100Job OpportunitiesIndustrial Construction Estimator Top 50 ENR Construction Company seeking Industrial Estimator, full time position located in the Lake City, FLarea. Minimum 10 years Industrial Construction experience estimating in all disciplines. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, detail oriented and self motivating, proficient in Microsoft Office, Projects, P6 and Timberline. This position requires professional interface with our clients, subcontractors and vendors on a daily basis. Background Check, EEOP, Drug Free Workplace, EOE, M/F, H/VPlease fax resume to: 904-714-0008 or E-Mail: industrialcraft@ymail.com 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: mcomer@patriottrans.com or fax 904-858-9008 NEEDED Motivated Individuals! Apply in person 152 N. Marion St Open House Thurs. 4/4 & Fri 4/5 from 10am to 5pm at North Florida Auto Sales. Across from ABC liquor. Looking for Experienced person(s) for Detailing position(s). No phone calls please. OTR CDLDriver 2 yrs Reefer & LTL. Clean MVR a must. Call 386-963-3153 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 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 430Garage Sales 820 NE Lake Drive Fri4/5 Sponsored by Life is Good Agency. bake sale & a little of everything. Corner of Lake & Patterson. Moving sale 4/5 &4/6 8am noon. Toys, clothes, exercise equipment, furniture & more. East on Grandview, right onto Lake Montomery. Multi Family Sat 4/6 8am-2pm. Lots of items; kitchen, toys, books, movies, knick knacks, building supplies. 886 SE St. Johns St. Multi Yard SalesFri & Sat. 7:30-1:30 190 SWFabian Way. Close to 242 & 247. Craft items, cooking ware, tools... Much More! PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. YARD SALE! Children's items, furniture, etc. Saturday April 6th, starting at 7am. 434 SWDeanna Terr, 32025 440Miscellaneous Trailer-5’x10’tilt, wooden floor & pallet wheel-$575. Ladies Linx golf clubs w/ bag & hard travel case $100. Janome Surger $125 Contact 386-776-2818 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 3BR/2BAD.W.M.H in Providence $675.00 mth, 1st & Last w/ small Security Deposit Call 386-752-7439 Available Now Triple Wide MH, 2006 Homes of Merit, For Rent ($1500 mth) or Sale ($139,000 OBO). 12x24’pool, 30x30’rear deck, covered porch, three car garage (1 car if rented) 4.2 acres, planted pines. Please feel free to walk around grounds. 914 SWLamboy Cr. LC 32024, 386-965-0061 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 ammonspaula@yahoo.com 640Mobile Homes forSaleBank 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 ammonspaula@yahoo.com 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 Palm Harbor Retirement Community homes $8,500 off,2/2 & 3/2 from $39,900 Call John Lyons @ 800-622-2832 ext 210 for details http://www.palmharbor.com/model-center/plantcity/ 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 Brandywine Apartments Now Renting 2, & 3 bedrooms, CH/A. 386-752-3033 730 W. Grandview Ave. Lake City, FL “This institution is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer” Equal Housing Opportunity TDD # 1-800-955-8771 Columbia Arms Apt. located 1/2 mi from V.A. & Winn Dixie. Pet Friendly. Pool laundry & balcony. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com 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 4BR/1BA Very Large lot. Very Clean, lots of shade $895 mo. + $895. dep. 386-752-7578 730Unfurnished Home ForRentLake City Country Club fairway at back. 3BR/2BA1760 SQFT, carpet, tile, encl porch, all appliances, lrg gar, big kitchen, 386-269-0123 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 Commercial Building, Utilities furnished $825 per month 2128 SWMain, Ste. 101 Abar Sales, Inc. (386) 752-5035 7 days 7am-7pm 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, 13’vaulted 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 810Home forSale 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 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 CUTE 3BR/1BAhome w/1 acre on paved rd w/wood burning FP, newer roof $95,000 DANIEL CRAPPS AGENCYINC 755-5110 #83519 CYPRESS LANDING! 3BR/2BA w/open floor plan; built in 2007 ONLY$99,500 DANIEL CRAPPS AGENCYINC 755-5110 #83154 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 Won’t Last Long! Fantastic 3br/2ba home! Case #091-477892, $112,000. 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New Patient Exam and Necessary X-rays DO150, DO330 First-time patient Reg. $136 $ 29 SAVINGS OF $107 Expires April 30, 2013 ASPEN DENTAL GROUP INDIANS: Play today Continued From Page 1B Investigators letter on Shapiros behalf stricken By TIM REYNOLDS Associated Press CORAL GABLES A for mer NCAA investigator told the convicted felon at the center of the Miami athlet ics scandal that he believed upper levels of the orga nization simply wanted the case against the Hurricanes over with, according to court records. Emails that were appar ently written by the for mer investigator, Ameen Najjar, to Nevin Shapiro last year were attached to court documents filed this week by Shapiros attorney, Maria Elena Perez. In those emails, Najjar told Shapiro that he was fired on May 16, 2012 because the NCAA did not like the way I was moving the Miami case along. Another email five days later, again from Najjar to Shapiro identified in the copies of emails attached to the documents by only his prisoner number indi cated that the former inves tigator thought the NCAA was essentially giving up on the Miami case. My belief is that they simply want to get the case done, even if it is half or only one quarter done, Najjar wrote. I dont know if it is simply to meet some arbitrary timeline or the upper levels are trying to save Miami. I suspect its the latter. The emails were attached to a motion Perez filed in U.S. District Court this week, one that successfully sought to have a letter that Najjar wrote on Shapiros behalf before the former booster was sentenced for masterminding a $930 mil lion Ponzi scheme stricken from court records. On June 3, 2011, Najjar wrote to U.S. District Judge Susan Wigenton and said that college sports gov erning body could have utilized Shapiro in the future as a consultant and/ or speaker to educate our membership. Its unclear if Wigenton who sentenced Shapiro to 20 years in pris on and ordered him to pay more than $82 million in restitution, stiffer penalties than even the prosecution wanted ever actually con sidered Najjars letter. The AP reported on Najjars letter last month, and the NCAA said in response that Shapiro has not been and will not be a consultant for the organiza tion. Based on that, Perez said she felt morally and ethically compelled to tell the court that deception may have taken place with regard to the letter Najjar wrote on Shapiros behalf, and filed the motion accord ingly. Court records show Perezs motion was granted Monday. It does not change Shapiros 20-year sentence. Miami received its notice of allegations from the NCAA in February and moved last week to have the case dismissed, citing massive impropriety by the NCAA and how it handled the investigation. At least four other Miami coaches former head basketball coach Frank Haith and three former basketball and football assistants have also asked the case be dropped. The Miami case is still scheduled to go to a hear ing that is to begin June 14. Shapiro has said he pro vided dozens of Miami ath letes, coaches and recruits with benefits from 2002 through 2010, and that is largely why the Hurricanes will face the lack of institu tional control charge in the upcoming NCAA hearing unless the case is settled beforehand. ASSOCIATED PRESS This publicity film image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Chadwick Boseman (right) as Jackie Robinson in Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures drama , a Warner Bros. Pictures release. 42 shows why Jackie Robinson still matters By CHRISTY LEMIRE Associated Press LOS ANGELES Theres a scene in in which Jackie Robinson, the first black player in Major League Baseball, endures intolerably cruel racial slurs from the Philadelphia Phillies manager. Its early in the 1947 season. Each time the Brooklyn Dodgers first baseman comes up to bat, manager Ben Chapman emerges from the dugout, stands on the field and taunts him with increas ingly personal and vitriolic attacks. Its a visible strug gle, but No. 42 maintains his composure before a crowd of thousands. As a viewer, its uncom fortable to watch although as writer-director Brian Helgeland points out, if anything, the language we have in that scene was cleaned up from what it was. Such hatred may seem archaic, an ugly episode in our nations history that wed rather forget. But remembering Robinsons accomplishments is more important than ever, say people involved with and baseball historians alike. And because he was such an inspiring cultural figure, its more important than ever to get his story right. Helgeland, an Oscar winner for his L.A. Confidential screenplay who previously directed Payback and A Knights Tale, said he felt an enor mous amount of pressure to be faithful to Robinsons story, both because of his significance and because his life had been writ ten about so extensively. That included recreating games right from the box scores. So when Robinson (Chadwick Boseman) homers during a crucial pennant-race game off a pitcher whod dinged him earlier in the year, its a dramatic moment, but it also actually happened. Its always a tricky thing because its a movie, and even in this movie were trying to tell two years in two hours, he said. Youre obviously not seeing every moment, but the discipline I applied to the script was trying to make sure every moment was document ed. Helgeland began work ing on the film two years ago, with the blessing of Robinsons widow, Rachel, because he felt Robinson deserves a great, big movie. Robinson himself starred in the 1950 biogra phy The Jackie Robinson Story, which also details how Brooklyn Dodgers president and general man ager Branch Rickey (played here by a feisty Harrison Ford) had the courage to sign the fleet-footed Negro League player, despite receiving discouragement from around the league and death threats from fans. People would say to me, Youre making another Jackie Robinson movie? and Id say, What was the other one you saw? Helgeland said. (Racism is) always going to be a relevant thing. Its not a thing thats ever going to be eradicated. Society has to stay on guard about it and not get complacent about it. Boseman, who bears a remarkable resemblance to Robinson, grew up play ing basketball but said he learned of Robinsons importance around the same time he first learned of Martin Luther King Jr.s crucial role in fighting for civil rights. Robinsons uniform number has been retired throughout the league only New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera still wears it, and hes retiring after this sea son but every year on April 15, everyone in base ball wears No. 42. The story is relevant because we still stand on his shoulders. He started something I would even say maybe he didnt even start it, it started before him. But he carried the torch. And he carried it alone for a period of time before other people could help him, Boseman said. Still, its a challenge to depict the life of someone who was so inspirational without deifying him. In , which opens April 12, Robinson shows grace in the face of nearly incessant bigotry. Thats why Rickey chooses him of all the tal ented black baseball play ers at the time: He had the skills, but he also had the strength not to fight back. He would get his revenge on the base paths a little but he didnt shy away from contact when he was barreling into the catcher, those kinds of things, Helgeland said. You want to humanize him. The romance with the wife (played by Nicole Beharie) does that. The fact that he doesnt quite get along with (journalist and guide) Wendell Smith does that, which I think was the case in real life, he said. You kind of need to go for this vibe: Its the actor and the director trying to have a feel for what feels real and right in the moment. RBIs). K.K. Daniel had a two-run single in the fourth inning. Troy Hollinger was the Crusaders starter. He went four innings with six hits, one walk and one strikeout. Kyle Kadlub (two innings) and Travis Whitmill (one inning) finished up. Fort White plays at Keystone Heights High in a district game at 7 p.m. today.