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By AMANDA WILLIAMSONawilliamson@lakecityreporter.comR uby slippers dangled from the stockinged feet of the Wicked Witch, crushed under the weight of Dorothys home. In a cloud of bubbles, Glinda the Good Witch appeared on stage, gently coerc-ing the Munchkins from behind lower bushes and Munchkin-sized homes. Ding dong, the Wicked Witch is dead, the chorus of children sang, preparing on Tuesday for the upcoming per-formance of The Wizard of Oz by the Masterpiece Theatre of the Arts. Guests can attend the show on Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. at Florida Gateway Colleges Levy Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $5 for students under 12 years old. Advance tickets can be picked up at 1st Street Music and Pride and Joy Daycare. Its a classic. Something that I think most people have fond memories of, said Tara Hollingsworth, director and producer of the show. To me, I always wanted to be Dorothy... Its one of those things you remember seeing when youre very young; and then when it came out again, it brought back all those memories of wanting to go to that magical place. The show features a cast of 43 children from Columbia County schools, and the four main cast members Taylor Thompson as Dorothy, Emily Williams as the Scarecrow, Callie Garrett as the Tinman and Devin Huchingson as the Cowardly Lion are best friends onstage and off. I know if I were to fall literally and metaphorically they will be there to pick me up, Huchingson said. If I for-get a line, they will know exactly whats going through my head. I cant ask for anything better to have when Im going through a musical. The 22 members of the master cast have rehearsed for three days a week, two hours a day, over the past 12 weeks to orga-nize the performance. But the two-hour and 30-minute produc-tion involves numerous volun-teers, including Harlene Mimi Brown designing costumes, Lanette Strosser co-directing, and Adam Strosser building the set. Lanette Strosser, Thompsons mother, still calls the movie her favorite of all time. Her bedroom is decorated with Wizard of Oz memorabilia, and she even has a pair of ruby slippers. If I couldnt be Dorothy, I love being able to watch her, Lanette Strosser said. Im very proud. The cast and crew hope to see a large turnout for the week-ends shows. The last produc-tion, Into the Woods, wasnt as well known, and suffered at the box office. I almost think of the crowd as a mirror of us, and us as a mirror to them, Huchingson said. They give us energy. By STEPHEN OHLEMACHERAssociated PressWASHINGTON Traditional retailers and cash-strapped states face a tough sell in the House as they lobby Congress to limit tax-free shopping on the Internet. The Senate voted 69 to 27 Monday to pass a bill that empow-ers states to collect sales tax-es from Internet purchas-es. Under the bill, states could require out-of-state retailers to collect sales tax-es when they sell products over the Internet, in cata-logs, and through radio and TV ads. The sales taxes would be sent to the states where a shopper lives. Current law says states can only require retailers to collect sales taxes if the merchant has a physical presence in the state. That means big retailers with stores all over the country, like Wal-Mart, Best Buy and Target, col-lect sales taxes when they sell goods over the Internet. But online retailers like eBay and Amazon dont have to collect sales taxes, except in states where they have offices or distribution centers. This bill is about fairness, said Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., its main sponsor in the Senate. Its about leveling the playing field between the brick-and-mor-tar and online companies and its about collecting a tax thats already due. Its not about raising taxes. Rep. Ted Yoho, RGainesville, said the prob-lem was broader than that. If this really is all about leveling the playing field between online business Opinion ................ 4APeople.................. 2A Advice & Comics ......... 3B Puzzles ................. 2B TODAY IN PEOPLE Bieber caught speeding in Dubai. 81 58 Partly cloudy WEATHER, 2A Lake City ReporterWEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEW SPAPER SINCE 1874 | 75¢ LAKECITYREPORTER.COM CALL US:(386) 752-1293SUBSCRIBE TOTHE REPORTER:Voice: 755-5445Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 138, No. 331 1A COMING THURSDAY Local news roundup. Yoho Superintendent says more information forthcoming today. TAX continued on 3AVeteransjob fair slatedFriday Classic on stage Schools finance director on leaveBy AMANDA WILLIAMSONawilliamson@lakecityreporter.comColumbia County School Districts director of finance has been placed on admin-istrative leave, according to Superintendent of Schools Terry Huddleston. Huddleston declined to comment further Tuesday on why Mary Loughran was placed on leave. However, the agenda for the county School Boards May 14 meeting includes an item to approve the leave for the period of May 6 through June 30. Loughran has been the districts chief financial officer since July 2005. She is a certified pub-lic accountant, and previously worked for the state Auditor Generals office as an auditor. Huddleston said he would have more to say today about Loughrans leave. JOBS continued on 3A Yoho says broader tax-reform effort should be made.Deputy: Suspect ate pot State workforce board, Dollar General push for vets employment. By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comFlorida Crown Workforce Board and Dollar General stores have formed a partnership designed to help veterans get jobs through statewide job fairs. The Paychecks for Patriots 2013 Veterans Hiring Fair will take place 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at American Legion Post 57, 2602 SW Main Blvd. Denise Wynne, Florida Crown Workforce Board employer services representative, said the event is designed for both employers and job-seeking vet-erans. We encourage our veteran job seekers, qualifying spous-es, active duty military, guard and reserve members to come into their local One-Stop Career Center (Florida Crown Workforce Board Office) and make sure they are registered with Employ Florida and that they have a current resume, she said. The event is designed to provide our veterans, who have given so much to their country, an opportunity to secure jobs and network with employers. Employers continue to sign up for the event and Wynne said at least 13 employers and resourc-es have registered so far. When we do a veterans event we try to make sure we have employers and veterans resourc-es available, she said. Veterans resources include Florida Dept. of Veterans Affairs representatives, educational partners and Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve repre-sentatives. Representatives from Florida Gateway College are also scheduled to have a booth at the Internet sales taxbill sent to HouseBy AMANDA WILLIAMSONawilliamson@lakecityreporter.comA Lake City man faces charges of destroying evi-dence after he allegedly ate a bag of marijuana during a traffic stop on Monday. According to a Columbia County Sheriffs Office report, Larry Fennell, 35, of 443 NW Bascom Norris Drive, quickly swallowed the con-tents of a small plastic bag after Deputy Shayne Foote Fennell POT continued on 3A Photos by JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterMasterpiece Theatre of the Arts cast members (from left) Emil y Williams, Callie Garrett, Taylor Thompson and Devin Huchingson play the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, Doroth y and Cowardly Lion, respectively, as they go out in search of the wonderful Wizard of Oz. The local theater group held a dress rehearsal at Florida Gateway Colleges Alphonso Levy Performing Arts Center on Tues day. Performances will be Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and on Sunday at 3 p.m. at the Levy Center.Locals to perform The Wizard of Oz at FGCMasterpiece Theatre of the Arts to give 3 shows this weekend. Glinda the Good Witch of the South, played by Rebecca Dun can (center) and Dorothy, played by Taylor Thompson, look on as the W icked Witch of the West, played by Tirzah Mate, reacts after realizing that a house has fallen on her sister, the Wicked Witch of the East. Dorothy fights off the evil crows as they attempt to attack the Scarecrow and her little dog, Toto. OZ continued on 3A
Home signs warn of sex predators STARKE Brian Speer thought he had completed all of his obligations when he registered in Bradford County as a convicted sex predator after serving an eight-year prison sentence for child molestation. But now, in addition to submitting to a public reg-istry for sex offenders, he has a permanent reminder of his crime posted right in his front yard: a bright red sign reading, Brian Speer is a convicted Sexual Predator and lives at this location. The sign is one of 18 the Bradford County Sheriffs Office erected in mid-April outside the homes of con-victed sex predators. The signs have been praised by many residents in the small rural county southwest of Jacksonville, but some question whether the new measure reaches too far and could be harassment against people who have served jail terms and already sub-mit to the public registry. Neighboring Baker County started a similar program six years ago, and another neighbor, Putnam County, is considering one. I think its a lot of bull, said Speer, who was con-victed of lewd or lascivious molestation in 2004. I believe that anybody that has any criminal back-ground should have a sign in front of their house if we have one in front of ours. Bradford officials say they are working within the discretion afforded by state statutes, which mandate that the Florida Department of Law Enforcement use the Internet to notify the public of all sexual predators and requires that a sheriff or police chief conduct com-munity notification of a sexual predators presence. Hurricane center focusing on water FORT LAUDERDAL Last years hurricane season drove home some big lessons, the nations chief hurricane forecaster said Tuesday: Storm surge and flooding are dangerous and difficult to predict, and sometimes its even harder to communicate that sense of urgency to the public. It wasnt just high winds that posed a threat and caused damage, said National Hurricane Center Director Rick Knabb, who joined Floridas emer-gency managers in Fort Lauderdale at the annual Governors Hurricane Conference. 2012 was all about water, water, water. Debby, Isaac, Sandy, Knabb said. It was storm surge from the ocean, it was inland flooding, it was river flood-ing. The center has been working to improve its storm surge forecasts and public warnings about potential flooding risks far from the coastline. The last season has added a sense of urgency to get those upgrades ready by the 2015 season, Knabb said.Coke plans more orange groves AUBURNDALE The Coca-Cola Co. said Tuesday that it is spending $2 billion to support the planting of 25,000 acres of new orange groves in Florida, a move officials are lauding as a major investment in the Sunshine States citrus industry. The announcement was made at a news conference at Coca-Colas juice produc-tion plant in Auburndale. Coca-Cola will buy fruit from two growers: Peace River Citrus Products in Vero Beach and Cutrale Citrus, one of Brazils top growers and juice proces-sors. Cutrale Citrus entrance to Florida as a grower is significant, said state Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam. The fact that one of the dominant Brazilian players will now have an ownership stake in actual production in Florida is a tremendous development, he said. DUBAI, United Arab Emirates J ustin Bieber is used to fans snapping his photo. Dubai police say he also triggered some speed cameras while driving a white Lamborghini during his stop in the Persian Gulf city. Dubai newspapers on Tuesday quoted a police official saying the megastar racked up a number of speeding fines before being pulled over. The official was not named and no other details were given. The media office for the Dubai police referred to the newspaper reports when asked for comment. Biebers representatives didnt immediately return calls seeking comment. It wasnt the only mishap for Bieber in Dubai. He was jostled on stage Sunday as security guards tackled a fan who climbed out of the crowd during his second and final Dubai performance. In a bit of showmanship of its own, the police in Dubai recently added a Lamborghini and other fast, flashy cars to its fleet.Rapper Ja Rule leaves NY federal prison ALBANY, N.Y. Federal authorities say platinum-selling rapper Ja Rule has left federal prison. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says he left a correc-tional facility in New Yorks Adirondacks on Tuesday, though time remains on his sentence. The bureau says the release date for the 36-year-old rapper, whose real name is Jeffrey Atkins, technically remains July 28, with possible community-based supervision for the balance. TMZ reports his wife picked him up and that hell remain in home confinement until then. Ja Rule had served most of a twoyear sentence for illegal gun pos-session in a New York state prison before his release in February and subsequent transfer into federal cus-tody in the tax evasion case. He admitted failing to pay taxes on more than $3 million earned between 2004 and 2006.Lauryn Hill tax evasion sentencing delayed NEWARK, N.J. A federal judge postponed Lauryn Hills tax evasion sentencing on Monday but not before scolding the eight-time Grammy-win-ning singer for reneging on a promise to make restitution by now. Hill pleaded guilty last year to not paying federal taxes on $1.8 million earned from 2005 to 2007. At that time, her attorney said she would pay restitution by the time of her sentencing. It was revealed Monday in court that Hill has paid $50,000 of a total of $554,000. U.S. Magistrate Judge Madeline Cox Arleo criticized her for relying on the promise of a recording con-tract to pay the tax bill. This is not someone who stands before the court penniless, Arleo said to Hills attorney, Nathan Hochman. This is a criminal matter. Actions speak louder than words, and there has been no effort here to pay these taxes. The reclusive singer didnt speak during the proceeding and left the court without commenting. 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 Comedian Don Rickles is 87. Q Naturalist Sir David Attenborough is 87. Q Singer Toni Tennille is 73. Q Actor James Mitchum is 72. Q Country singer Jack Blanchard is 71. Q Jazz musician Keith Jarrett is 68. Q Singer Philip Bailey (Earth, Wind and Fire) is 62. Q Rock musician Chris Frantz (Talking Heads) is 62. Q Rockabilly singer Billy Burnette is 60. Q Rock musician Alex Van Halen is 60. Q Actor Stephen Furst is 59. Q Actress Melissa Gilbert is 49. Q Rock musician Dave Rowntree (Blur) is 49. Q Country musician Del Gray is 45. Q Rock singer Darren Hayes is 41. Q Singer Enrique Iglesias is 38. AROUND FLORIDA Daily Scripture Rejoice always, pray continu-ally, give thanks in all circum-stances; for this is Gods will for you in Christ Jesus. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Report: Bieber fined for speeding in Dubai Tuesday: Afternoon: 6-3-7 Evening: N/A Tuesday: Afternoon: 4-1-0-3 Evening: N/A Monday: 5-12-13-21-36 2A LAKE CITY REPORTER DAILY BRIEFING WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013 Page Editor: Jim Barr, 754-0424 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. 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event. Dollar General is the primary host for the Paychecks for Patriots program. This is an event that is going to be held at several locations across the state on the same day, Wynne said. Its kind of neat. It was previously done in Tennessee with some suc-cess. She said there are benefits for both employers and veterans to hiring fairs such as this event. First of all this is just kind of showing veterans our appreciation for the sacrifices they and their families endured, Wynne said. Veterans have that discipline from being in (military) service. They know how to follow orders because theyve been in that regimented lifestyle. A lot of our employers like that and tend to be very veteran-oriented and very veteran friendly. They find veterans have a great work ethic. We like to do veteran job fairs as a way to show appreciation for their ser-vices. By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comThe Lake City Police Department is participat-ing in the 2013 National Police Week observance with a week of activities commemorating and hon-oring past and present heroes. National Police Week will be observed from May 12 18 and the theme for this years observation is: We are Family. Officer Steve Shaw, Lake City Police Department Public information officer, said LCPD has observed the National Police Week celebration in some form or fashion for several years. Its important to hold a local observation because National Police Week rec-ognizes police officers who have given all in the line of duty, Shaw said. Though the history of the Lake City Police Department three officers have lost their lives while protecting the citizens of Lake City. We just want to remember those officers, and not only those in our department, but those in other agen-cies such as the sheriffs office and other agencies throughout the nation who have lost officers in the line of duty. The LCPD will begin its observation on Monday with America the Beautiful Day where office staff can wear red, white or blue. Sonnys BBQ will provide dinner for officers at 4 p.m. Tuesday will be Police in Pink Day where office staff can wear pink and where officers will wear pink ribbons for cancer awareness. Lil Ceasars will provide lunch at the department at 11 a.m. Wednesday is Peace Officers Memorial Day in honor of peace officers who lost their lives or were disabled in the line of duty. All Florida police agencies and municipali-ties are slated to observe Peace Officers Memorial Day and locally, Lake City Mayor Stephen Witt is slated to read a proclamation dur-ing a 10 a.m. ceremony at the Lake City Public Safety Building. Olive Garden restaurant will provide din-ner at 4 p.m. Thursday is True Blue and/Gold Day where staff can wear blue or gold. Friday will be Favorite Sports Team Shirt Day and lunch will be provided at 11 a.m. Saturday will be the departments Family Fun night and will be celebrat-ed with a Hawaiian Luau. Officers are going to dress in different themes throughout the week, Shaw said. That week is all about police officers and (LCPD Chief Argatha) Gilmore is giving us an opportunity to relax as far as our attire. The event is about us coming together that week and celebrating what the week means to us and enjoying the week togeth-er as a departmental fam-ily. We are thankful the community we serve and protect is thankful to have us here protecting and serving them. Anyone wishing to help the department in its celebration can call the departments Community Relations Unit, Audre Washington at 719-5742. Page Editor: Jim Barr, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER NEWS WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013 3A3A TWO LOCATIONS!!6(&RXQW\5G 0LOH(DVWRI6RXWKRQ&5 6LVWHUV:HOFRPH5RDGDW+Z\386-752-8449Mon.-Fri. 8am-5pm; Sat. 8am-3pm #47224254BLOWOUT SALE!129 Sisters Welcome Road at Hwy 90 WestAssorted Varieties Azaleas3 Gallon 2 GallonKnockout RosesNEW LOCATION NOW OPEN$5$6 G&KNURSERY National Police Week events slated in city Injured teen still seriousBy AMANDA WILLIAMSONawilliamson@lakecityreporter.comA 14-year-old Lake City boy remained in serious condition Tuesday after suf-fering head and facial inju-ries as in a utility vehicle crash Sunday. Mason Koger was airlifted to Shands at the University of Florida in Gainesville after the mishap. Florida Highway Patrol officials said Susan Blizzard, the mother of the vehicles driver, Jack Blizzard, was charged with allowing an unauthorized minor to oper-ate the utility vehicle. Jack Blizzard, 14, lost control of the Polaris Ranger when approaching a corner on SW Zierke Glen. The vehicle tipped onto its side and threw Mason Koger to onto the pavement. Tyler Koger, 16, was also a pas-senger. Jack Blizzard and Tyler Koger were both wearing seat belts and suffered minor injuries. Mason Koger was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the incident, the FHP report said. If theres three people in the crowd, we might not perform as well. The theatres rendition of The Wizard of Oz coincides with the recent release of Walt Disneys prequel to the 1939 classic, Oz the Great and Powerful. Were optimistic that is this a more popular show, Hollingsworth said. The kids worked really hard, and it means so much to them that they have that support. This is their chance to shine. Mason Koger, who recently suffered head and facial inju-ries from an accident involving an all-terrain vehicle, was cast to play Uncle Henry in the production. He was at Shands at the University of Florida in Gainesville. Masons one of the students who came in very shy, Lanette Strosser said. Ive seen his con-fidence in himself grow. Huchingson said he has grown really close with Koger during the plays rehearsals, and that all the cast members had created a relationship with Koger that will last a lifetime. For more information on the show, contact Tara Hollingsworth at (386) 984-0504. OZ: Young thespians to perform Wizard of Oz at FGC Continued From Page 1A TAX: Continued From Page 1Aand local business, then this all comes back to the need for a much simpler tax code, Yoho told the Lake City Reporter by email. Thats why Im a co-spon-sor of the Fair Tax. The bill got bipartisan support in the Senate but faces opposition in the House, where some law-makers regard it as a tax increase. Grover Norquist, the anti-tax advocate, and the conservative Heritage Foundation oppose the bill, and many Republicans have been wary of crossing them. Supporters say the bill is not a tax increase. In many states, shoppers are required to pay unpaid sales tax when they file their state tax returns. However, states complain that few tax-payers comply. Obviously theres a lot of consumers out there that have been accustomed to not having to pay any taxes, believing that they dont have to pay any taxes, said Rep. Steve Womack, R-Ark., the bills main sponsor in the House. I totally understand that, and I think a lot of our members understand that. Theres a lot of political dif-ficulty getting through the fog of it looking like a tax increase, he said. On Tuesday, House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, declined to say whether the House would take up the bill, deferring to the House Judiciary Committee, which has juris-diction over the legislation. Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., said there are problems with the bill but he did not reject it out-right. While it attempts to make tax collection simpler, it still has a long way to go, Goodlatte said in a state-ment. POT: Man allegedly ate evidence Continued From Page 1Astopped the vehicle Fennell was riding in for illegal win-dow tint. The remnants of the marijuana still clung to Fennells lips, alerting Foote to the presence of illegal drugs, the report read. Fennell allegedly told Foote he panicked and ate the drug. While patrolling US Highway 441, Foote noticed a white Ford Taurus with illegal window tint. Neither the driver, Willie Jernigan III, nor the passenger, Fennell, had picture identi-fication on him. Fennell didnt provide the correct Social Security number, and Foote asked him to get out of the vehi-cle. At that point, Foote noticed the marijuana on Fennells lips and on his white T-shirt, the report said. During a search of Fennells person, Foote found a small bag contain-ing remnants of the mari-juana. Fennell was charged with possession of drug equipment, possession of marijuana and evidence destroying. He was taken to the Columbia County Detention Facility but has since been released on $7,000 bond Jernigan was released after a vehicle search. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterGallery ribbon cuttingJeanne Van Arsdall, president of the Art League of North Fl orida, snips a ribbon at the Gateway Art Gallery ribbon cutting on Tuesday. DEREK GILLIAM/ Lake City ReporterLake City Mayor Stephen Witt presents a council procla-mation recognizing May 12-18 as National Police Week to Police Chief Argatha Gilmore at Mondays council meetin g. JOBS: American Legion to host employment event Continued From Page 1A
T he detention camp at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, was established in 2002 to hold the most danger-ous of those captured in what the George W. Bush admin-istration called the Global War on Terrorism. Controversy over the facility has simmered ever since. In recent days, it has begun to boil. One hundred detainees, at last count, are staging a hunger strike. Their lawyers, along with some self-proclaimed human-rights activ-ists, are insisting that the U.S. respond by closing Guantanamo, something President Barack Obama has long been eager to do. Questions seldom asked: How would that be accomplished? And what would it solve? Closing Gitmo would require moving out those now detained. Where would they go? We could transfer them to prisons in the United States, but is there anyone who seriously believes that once on American soil these detainees would become hearty eaters and happy campers? More likely, having learned that refusing food brings concessions, they would use that strategy again and again. U.S. prison officials would respond as have U.S. mili-tary authorities at Gitmo, letting the prisoners protest by not eating, but not letting them die -instead, restraining them, if necessary, and administering the nutrition their bodies require. In any case, the option of sending detainees from the detention facility at Guantanamo to prisons in America is moot for now because Congress, on a bipartisan basis, is adamantly opposed. In times of war, presidents have the authority to kill the enemy. In the past, those captured rather than killed were considered lucky. It makes no sense -legally, mor-ally, logically -to say that an enemy whom the president can kill with a drone or a SEAL team suddenly undergoes a metamorphosis (speaking of Kafka) transforming him into an innocent-until-proven-guilty suspect in a criminal inves-tigation if he is handcuffed rather than buried. And should our troops come to understand that anyone they capture rather than kill is likely to be pointing a gun at them again before long, they will be incen-tivized to use lethal force with increased frequency. Would that be preferable from a human-rights perspective? Final point: When Fisher referred to Kafka, he was doubtless thinking of The Trial, the story of a man arrested by a shadowy authority who conceals the nature of his crime. But Kafka also wrote The Hunger Artist, about a per-former who sits in a cage for weeks on end without eating. Eventually, the public loses interest in his art, and he dies unnoticed and unmourned. Im not suggesting that should influence U.S. policy. I am suggesting Fisher read it. OPINION Wednesday, May 8, 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 Credit state Sen. Jeff Clemens, D-Lake Worth, with the most memo-rable quote of this past session of the Florida Legislature. I believe in the healing power of music, and if I want to drive down the street and heal everybody around me, I should be able to, Clemens said, while argu-ing against a proposed ban on loud noise from cars. Too bad Clemens, who is in a rock band, was not as interested in common courtesy as dispensing his personal brand of medicine. Thanks to Clemens and his Senate colleagues who voted against the reasonable bill, Floridians will have little defense against deafening music that is more likely to shred the psyche than soothe it. On a 19-19 vote, the Senate failed to pass legislation aimed at protecting citizens from inconsiderate drivers who play music loud enough to rattle windows, shake walls and disrupt neighborhoods. The measure, sponsored by Sen. Wilton Simpson, R-Trilby, sought to restore a state-wide standard that banned loud noises from vehicles that could be plainly heard from 25 feet away or more. The state Supreme Court found the previous law unconstitutional because it contained exceptions for political and commercial broadcasts from vehicles. Simpsons bill covered all loud sounds from a vehicle and allowed police to stop violators and issue $30 citations hardly a crippling penalty, but one that would make a driver hesitate about cranking up the volume.... Deafening music is not only an annoyance to others, it can be dangerous, as Simpson pointed out. You may not hear ambulances coming in your car, he said. Simpson is considering pushing the law again next year, but may propose that it only be a secondary offense, where police would only ticket individuals for a noise violation if they were pulled over for another reason. That may be better than nothing, but lawmakers should see that allowing a vehicle to play bone-jarring music threatens the publics safety and peace of mind. No one should have the right to administer their blaring brand of healing medicine to unwill-ing patients. Lawmakers favor loud music over neighborhoods Would closing Guantanamo prison satisfy hunger strikers? ANOTHER VIEW LETTERS POLICY Letters to the Editor should be typed or neatly written and double spaced. Letters should not exceed 400 words and will be edited for length and libel. Letters must be signed and include the writers name, address and telephone number for verification. Writers can have two letters per month published. Letters and guest columns are the opinion of the writers and not necessarily that of the Lake City Reporter BY MAIL: Letters, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056; or drop off at 180 E. Duval St. downtown. BY FAX: (386) 752-9400. BY EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org Graceland visit is all about family journeyE ver since Elvis died in 1977 and his private estate in Memphis, Tenn., got turned into a public shrine, my sister has wanted to go to Graceland. She wanted me to go, too. She talked about it constantly. When she wasnt talking about it, she was thinking about it. Sisters can read each others minds. Her mind was set on Graceland. My mind was set on avoiding it. Bobbie was a teenager in crinoline slips five long years before I put on a miniskirt and shook a tail feather, so to speak, to the music of B.B. King. Elvis Presley was her music idol, not mine. Besides, Ive never seen much point in paying a visit to somebody when the chances are pretty good he wont be home. Its the same reason Im not keen on visiting cemeteries. But she kept talking about it. And I kept changing the subject. Sissy, shed say, rolling her eyes to heaven, I sure would love to go to Graceland. I know, Id say. I sure would love to lose 10 pounds. Finally, on her last birthday, I promised wed go to Graceland. When? she asked.Before we need walkers.Well, she said, looking at her feet, wed better do it quick. So last week, I flew from my home in Las Vegas of all places to my home state of North Carolina. I rented a car, spoke at two lovely events in Winston-Salem, and drove to my sisters house in South Carolina. She hugged me and fed me and let me sleep a while. Then Monday morning, we packed up the car, picked up our cousins (Sandy and Sara, who along with my sis-ter, like to call themselves The Dixie Hicks) and hit the road to Graceland -a round-trip adventure of 1,200 miles, four days, three nights, several hundred pit stops and a whole bunch of Cracker Barrels. I drove. They talked. We laughed. God smiled. Growing up, Bobbie and Sandy were members of the Bobbie and Sandy Club. They never let me join. Said I was just a baby. And Sara was only an infant. But we were all in the same club on this trip. Our mothers were two of nine sisters in a big, rowdy family that had more stories than a King James Bible. Weve spent our whole lives collecting those stories. Every time we get together, we take turns retelling this tale or that one, adding color and detail and embellishments galore, stitching them all together in a beautiful mess that defines and warms and covers our family like a tattered, patchwork quilt. In Nashville, we took pictures of the Grand Ole Opry House and debated our chances (slim to none) of getting inside to attend George Jones funeral. In Memphis, we walked along Beale Street, ate barbecue at B.B. Kings and listened to the King Beez play the blues. At the Heartbreak Hotel (yes, its down at the end of Lonely Street), we watched Elvis videos on a big-screen TV. Finally, on a fine spring day, we walked through the halls of Graceland from the living room to the Jungle Room to the grave where Elvis is buried -but we did not see the King. I thought I caught a glimpse of him once. He was leaning over my sister as she stood transfixed star-ing at an exhibit of the suit he wore the day he married Priscilla. Do you think I saw him? Im not sure. It mightve been a reflection on the glass. My sister was happy to see Graceland. My cousins and I were happy to see her see it. But the best part of the trip for me, and for all of us, I suspect, was the chance to spend 16 hours in a car together working on the family story quilt. I wish you couldve heard us.Sissy, said my sister, back home in her recliner, I sure would love to go to New York. Q Tampa Tribune Sharon Randall www.sharonrandall.com Q Sharon Randall can be contacted at P.O. Box 777394, Henderson, NV 89077. Cliff May Q Clifford D. May is president of the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, a policy institute focus-ing on terrorism.4AOPINION
May 8 Newcomers meeting Lake City Newcomers will meet at 11 a.m. at Guangdong Restaurant in the Lake City Mall. The program will be The Taste Buddies, restaurant col umnists for the Lake City Reporter. Sale of 50-50 tickets will end at 11:25. For more information, call Binky Moore at 752-4552. Early learning board The Early Learning Coalition of Floridas Gateway Inc. Board will meet at 9 a.m. at the Coalition Office, 1104 SW Main Blvd. The coali tion administers the state and federal funding for all School Readiness and Voluntary Pre-kindergar ten programs for the follow ing Columbia, Hamilton, Lafayette, Suwannee and Union counties. Persons with disabilities requir ing assistance to attend the meeting should call Stacey DePratter at (386) 752-9770. Plant clinic University of Florida Master Gardeners are available every Wednesday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Fort White Public Library on Route 47 to answer questions about lawns and plants. Bring samples for free diagnosis or solutions. For more information, call 752-5384. Soil testing Columbia County Master Gardners will do free soil pH testing each Wednesday at the Agricultural Extension Office at the County Fairgrounds. Drop off soil samples at the office any week day during business hours. For more informa tion, call Gayle Rogers at 758-2408. May 9 Book donations Wellborn Community Library, located at the Wellborn United Methodist Church at 12005 County Road 137 in Wellborn, is soliciting donations of books for its semi-annual used book sale. Hardbound or paperback books on any subject, fic tion or nonfiction (no ency clopedias), may be dropped at the library between 9 and noon on Tuesdays, or pickup can be arranged at no cost. To arrange free pickup, call Wellborn UMC pastor Rev. Dr. Everett L. Parker at (386) 754-8524 or (386) 688-1358. The used book and bake sale will be held during the Wellborn Blueberry Festival on June 8. Proceeds from the sale will benefit the library and the Wellborn United Methodist Churchs out reach programs. Environmental talk Save Our Suwannee Inc. will have a free pub lic education program at 7 p.m. at the Alachua City Library, 14913 NW 140th St. in Alachua. Alisa Coe, an attorney for Earthjustice, will give a presenta tion on Stopping Slime and Protecting Floridas Waters. DAR meeting The Edward Rutledge Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, will hold its monthly meeting at 10:30 a.m. in at the Lifestyle Enrichment Center, 628 SE Allison Court (off Baya Avenue). Visitors are always welcomed. For more information, call 7522903. Event for mothers Hospice of the Nature Coast will host Mamarama Blingorama, an eve ning of sparkle and glit ter in celebration of moms from 5 to 7 p.m. at Your Hearts Desire, 1468 SW Main Blvd. There is no cost to attend. There will be raffles, refreshments, door prizes and special sales, jewelry, purses, acces sories and much more. Proceeds benefit Hospice of the Nature Coast. For more information, call 7557714 or (866) 642-0962. Woodturners Club Bell Woodturners Club will meet in the Bell Community Center in Bell at 7 p.m.. Every meeting features a members cur rent projects. There is also a full demonstration of a woodturning project by a club member. There are opportunities to take home project wood, tools and receive help from other turners. All experience lev els are welcome. For addi tional information, contact Kent Harris at 365-7086. Tea party meeting The North Central Florida Tea Party will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. on Thursday in the Taylor Building, 128 SW Birley Ave. The topic will be Pros & Cons of Having a Constitutional Convention. Our guest speakers will be Loren Enns from the Liberty Research Foundation and Keith Dunn from the John Birch Society. We will have copies of the American Patriot newspaper, tickets for our gun raffle, an update on the county commissions and other information. For more information, call John at (386) 935-1705 or Sharon (386) 935-0821 or go to: www.northcentral floridateaparty.org. May 10 Veterans hiring fair Florida Crown Workforce Board and Dollar General Stores will have a veterans hiring fair from 10 am. to 2 p.m. at American Legion Post 57, 2602 SW Main Blvd. Employers with job openings are encouraged to sign up at no cost. Veteran jobseekers, active mili tary, National Guard and Reserve members and mili tary spouses are encour aged to attend. Veterans should take copies of their DD214 or other proof of service. Employers should call Denise Wynne at (386) 755-9026 to register. Yard sale fundraiser A yard sale on behalf of the Gage Tanner Treatment Fund will be held today and Friday at 9009 129th Lane in Live Oak. The sale will begin at 8 a.m. both days. Funds raised will be used to defray medical expenses for Gage Tanner, a young boy suffering from brain cancer. To donate items for the sale, drop them off at 9009 129th Lane in Live Oak. Cash donations may be mailed to Gage Tanner Fund, Peoples Bank of Pearson, PO Box 839, Pearson GA 31642. Fish dinner Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 5056 SW State Road 47 in Lake City, pre pares fish dinners every Friday from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. The dinner is $6 for two Alaskan pollock filets, corn, baked beans, hush puppies, cole slaw and tarter sauce. Take out or eat in. Summer program The Boys Club of Columbia County is accept ing registrations for its summer program. Boys and girls ages 6 to 14 are eli gible. The program will run from June 5 through Aug. 9 and offers a variety of activities, including sports, games arts and crafts and speial events. Cost is $265 per child. For more infor mation, call 752-4184. Afternoon tea Hospice of the Nature Coast invites the public to Afternoon Tea at the Wings Education Center in the Lake City Plaza (on Main Boulevard) from 2 to 4 p.m. Meet the Hospice of the Nature Coast staff. Relax, receive information and ask any question you might have about hospice care and services. For more information, call Vicki Myers at (386) 755_7714 ext. 2411 or (866) 642-0962 (toll free). Visit us on the web at www.hospiceofthe naturecoast.org. Program available The Five Wishes Workshop is available to community groups, civic clubs, and churches in Columbia, Hamilton, Lafayette and Suwannee counties. Larry Geiger, public relations manag er for the Hospice of the Nature Coast, will facilitate the workshop at no cost. Five Wishes is a easy to complete legal living will document that spells out the medical, personal, emo tional and spiritual needs. To schedule a workshop, contact Geiger at 755-7714 or (866) 642-0962. May 10-12 Theater performance Masterpiece Theatre of the Arts will present The Wizard of Oz at 7 p.m. ton dight and Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Florida Gateway College Levy Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $10 for adult and $5 for children 12 and younger. Tickets can be purchased at First Street Music, Farm Bureau and Pride or at the door. Family reunion The descendants of Thomas and Francis Knight Calhoun will gather today through Sunday at the Springville Community Center on Suwannee Valley Road for their annual reunion. We will conclude on Sunday morning with worship at Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church. The speaker for Sunday will be Dr. L. C. Bradley. Contact Gloria McIntosh at (386) 755-1099 or by email email@example.com for more information and registration. May 11 Class reunion Columbia High School classes of 1949 through 1953 will have a reunion at 11:30 a.m. at Mason City Community Center. Take a covered dish to share. For more information, call Julia Osburn at 7527544 or Morris Williams at 752-4710. Medicare seminar A free Medicare educa tional seminar will be from 5 to 6 p.m. at the Lifestyle Enrichment Center, SE 628 Allison Court (off Baya Drive). The moderator will be Irv Crowetz of C/C & Associates. To reserve a seat, call (386) 755-3476 ext. 107. Diva Day The Altrusa Clubs fourth annual Diva Day will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Columbia County Fairgrounds Banquet Hall. A variety of vendors and providers of services for women will be on hand. The $5 admission ticket enters you in a drawing for a bracelet courtesy of Wards Jewelry & Gifts or a three-day/two night cabin and golf cart rental courtesy of Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park. Tickets are available at the Lake City Advertiser, Lake City Reporter, Lake City Chamber of Commerce and at the door. For more infor mation, call Jan Smithey at (386) 961-3217. Page Editor: JIm Barr, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013 5A 5A and soreness aches THG-13903 EmployFlorida.com 1-866-352-2345 Employ Florida is an equal opportunity program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. 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6A LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL & STATE WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013 Page Editor: Jim Barr, 754-0424 6A 180 E. Duval St., Lake City, FL 32055 (386) 752-1293 Support Dont be fooled. Dont send your money to Philadelphia THE REAL MAGAZINE OF LIFE IN LAKE CITY magazine life in natural florida Support magazine Your Lake City magazine since 2006. life in natural florida Locally produced by local people. COURTESY The group Lettuce is one of the headliners for the Purple Hatters Ball being held Friday through Sunday at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak. COURTESY UF A scene from the musical Mamma Mia, which will be staged Monday, Oct. 14, at the Phillips Center at the University of Florida in Gainesville. From staff reports GAINESVILLE University of Florida Performing Arts Director Michael Blachly announced the 2013-14 season, which will feature 76 performanc es from July through April. UFPA will present six musicals that have been featured on Broadway Mamma Mia!; Buddy The Buddy Holly Story; Hello, Dolly!, starring Sally Struthers; Man of La Mancha; Memphis; and Million Dollar Quartet. We are thrilled to pres ent such a broad range of musicals this season, Blachly said. From Broadway classics like Hello, Dolly! and Man of La Mancha to newer favor ites like Memphis and Million Dollar Quartet, our lineup of musicals has something for everyone. The 2013-14 season fea tures some of the music industrys biggest stars, including violinist Itzhak Perlman, vocalist Kathleen Battle, banjoist Bla Fleck and guitarist Pat Metheny who boast 54 Grammy awards among them. Swing revival band Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and a cappella superstars Straight No Chaser will perform on the heels of their new albums, while The Irish Rovers pass through on their Farewell Tour and the folk-rock duo Indigo Girls perform with the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. Several world premiers will grace UFPAs stages, including Turtle Island Quartet and Nellie McKay; Cuarteto Casals and Manuel Barrueco; Take 6 Projects a cappella compe tition; and UF alumna Stella Sungs new opera The Red Silk Thread, featuring UF Opera Theatre and UF Symphony Orchestra. UFPA continues to sup port up-and-coming artists and will feature revolu tionary organist Cameron Carpenter, jazz phenom Jonathan Batiste and three classical performances from Young Concert Artists. Part of our mission has always been to support new ideas brought to us by emerging artists, as well as those who are established and creating new works, Blachly said. To that end, youll find several world premiers on our stages, along with some of todays brightest performers. UFPAs 2013-14 season also features the best in dance (including Scottish Ballet: A Streetcar Named Desire, Tango Fire and Pilobolus), jazz (including Billy Childs Jazz-Chamber Ensemble with Dianne Reeves, Kenny Barrons Platinum Band and An Evening with Branford Marsalis), classical (includ ing Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra and Moscow City Symphony) and world performances (including The Manganiyar Seduction, Soweto Gospel Choir and Peking Acrobats). Classic rock will be hon ored with The Summer of Love concert, featuring music from the Woodstock generation; Get the Led Out, known as The American Led Zeppelin; and The Hit Men, featuring former stars of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. Tickets for the 2013-14 season go on sale to the pub lic June 24. For a complete list of the season, including times, dates, venues, prices and event descriptions, visit www.performingarts.ufl. edu. From staff reports LIVE OAK The Purple Hatters Ball has added Emancipator and Eddie Roberts West Coast Sounds to the lineup along with a Crunchay Campground Stage and Crunchay Sunday in the Music Hall at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak. The event will also feature a roster of seasoned musi cians for Roosevelt Collier and Nigel Halls Sunday Gospel Surprise featuring Lenesha Randolph (Robert Randolph and The Family Band), Adam Smirnoff (Lettuce), Pete Shand (The New Mastersounds), Jermal Watson (Dirty Dozen Brass Band) and The Shady Horns Ryan Zoidis, Eric Bloom and James Casey. Completing the line-up, Purple Hat Productions announced a Sunday afternoon mystery performance, but the band will not be revealed until Friday, when the festival kicks off. Set for Friday through Sunday, the three-day music festival honors the memory of longtime music festival lover Rachel Morningstar Hoffman. Advance tickets avail able for $75 at www. PurpleHattersBall.com and include three days of music, primitive camping and all taxes and fees. The SOSMP is also gen erously offering a deeply discounted cabin and golf cart rental package to Purple Hatters guests. Cabins are limited, so jump on this deal quickly by call ing (386) 364-1683. JEN CHASTEEN /Special to the Reporter 4H Columbia County District events winners Columbia County 4H members hold their winning ribbons during the 4H District Events held at Union County High School in Lake Butler on Sunday. Youth from Columbia, Union, Baker, Bradford and Alachua Counties competed in categories that included public speak ing, demonstrated talks, fashion review and share-the-fun talent show. Back row, from left: Shontoria Harris, Tyler Velez, Chris Belibasis, Milla Chasteen and Moss Chasteen. Front row: Reece Chasteen, Iris Roberts. William Burns, Emy Chasteen, 4H program assistant Jennifer Chasteen and Chandler Frisina. For more information on 4H, call the Columbia County Extension at 758-1030. Six renowned musicals on UFPAs season slate Purple Hatters Ball set at SOSMP 47 dogs removed from property Associated Press AUBURNDALE A Polk County couple surren dered 47 dogs most of them dachshunds after Polk County sheriffs depu ties found them stacked in cages without food and water inside an Auburndale home. The deputies found the dogs Friday while investi gating reports of drug activ ity at the home. Randell Huggins, 49, and Bernice Walskey, 55, were charged with 40 counts each of con fining an animal without sufficient food. In addition, Walskey faces charges of making and selling syn thetic marijuana, which is a felony. Deputies who were alThe dogs were taken to the Polk County Sheriffs Office Animal Control shelter for treatment. Nine dogs were emaciated. By GARY FINEOUT Associated Press TALLAHASSEE Florida A&M University announced Tuesday it is hiring a new director for its famous Marching 100 band, a major step to eventually relaunching the band that was sidelined by a 2011 hazing scandal. Sylvester Young, a FAMU alumnus and one-time director of the Ohio University marching band, is coming out of retire ment to rebuild The Marching 100. The band known for its marching appearances at presidential inaugurations and Super Bowls has been suspended since the November 2011 hazing-related death of drum major Robert Champion. Larry Robinson, interim president for FAMU, said he tapped Young for the job of rebuilding the band because he has the experience and strong discipline to help the school decide when its right for The Marching 100 to take the field anew. Robinson could not say exactly when that might be, although he called the hir ing of the 66-year-old Young a critical step. He did not rule out a return this fall. But he suggested that the band may come back initially as a smaller unit and play in the stands instead of performing one of its signature halftime shows. Theres a number of ways you could get to the fall without what we are accus tomed to, Robinson said. Young said he doesnt want to rush the band back on field, saying he will first ensure the culture of the band has changed. We just cant put them back on the field as if nothing happened, Young said after his hiring was announced. Young, who had marched at FAMU back in the s when it was led by Marching 100 founder William P. Foster, acknowl edged that hazing likely occurred when he was at school. He said Champions death has opened the eyes of many band directors nationwide about the need to crack down on hazing. Other schools are watching us very closely, said Young, who spent 21 years at Ohio University and also led bands at two other universities. FAMU hires band director
By MATTHEW PERRONE AP Health Writer WASHINGTON Indoor tanning beds would come with new warnings about the risk of cancer and be subject to more stringent federal oversight under a proposal unveiled Monday by the Food and Drug Administration. The FDA has regulated tanning beds and sun lamps for over 30 years, but for the first time ever the agency says those devices should not be used by people under age 18. The agency wants that warning on the devices and pamphlets, catalogues and websites that promote indoor tanning. And regu lators are also proposing that manufacturers meet certain safety and design requirements, including timers and limits on radia tion emitted. The government action is aimed at curbing cases of melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, which have been on the rise for about 30 years. An estimat ed 2.3 million U.S. teenag ers tan indoors each year, and melanoma is the sec ond most common form of cancer among young adults, according to the American Academy of Dermatology. Recent studies have shown that the risk of mela noma is 75 percent higher in people who have been exposed to ultraviolet radia tion from indoor tanning. While most cases are diag nosed in people in their 40s and 50s, the disease is linked to sun exposure at a young age. Physician groups have been urging the U.S. gov ernment to take action on tanning beds for years, cit ing increases in the num ber of cases of skin cancer among people in their teens and 20s. As a dermatologist I see the consequences of indoor tanning. I have to diagnose too many young people with melanoma and see the grief that it causes to these fami lies, said Dr. Mary Maloney of the American Academy of Dermatology, on a call with FDA officials. Maloney said the FDA action is an important first step, but that her group would continue to push for a ban on the sale and use of tanning beds for people under age 18. By LAURAN NEERGAARD AP Medical Writer WASHINGTON Weight-loss surgery such as the type that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie under went may not just improve peoples waistlines, but their health. Obesity causes or wors ens myriad health prob lems, from diabetes to heart disease, severe sleep apnea to arthritic knees. Christie has revealed that after struggling with his weight for 20 years and the reality check of turning 50, the desire to be healthy for his four children motivated him to have an operation called stomach banding. Hes doing the right thing, said Dr. Jaime Ponce, president of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Hes at the age he really needs to address his problem, to live longer, in a better way, with a better quality of life. Specialists perform about 160,000 weight-loss operations a year in the U.S., according to a recent analysis by the surgeons group. Surgery isnt a pana cea, it isnt for everyone and some forms work better than others. Some questions and answers about the differ ent types: Q: What is the most common form of weightloss surgery? A: In the U.S., its gas tric bypass, sometimes called stomach-stapling. It generally results in the most weight loss. Doctors wall off a small pouch in the stomach, so that it can hold only a small amount of food. Then, they reroute that food past part of the intestine so the body also absorbs fewer calories. Q: How is stomach banding different? A: Its a less invasive operation, and unlike gas tric bypass, its reversible the band can be removed if necessary. Best known by the brand name LapBand, an adjustable band is placed around the stomach to restrict how much food someone can eat at one time. As initial weight is lost, the band can be tight ened. Typically, patients dont lose as much as with gastric bypass. Q: Are those the only options? A: The third major approach is called a gastric sleeve, which removes a large chunk of the stomach and thus cuts production of one of the bodys hun ger-stimulating hormones. Other, less used options including a complex opera tion called a duodenal switch that also involves rerouting food. Q: How well do these operations work? A: Over a year or two, weight-loss surgery can lead to loss of 50 percent to even 80 percent of the persons excess weight if they stick with a healthy diet and exercise. More important, research shows weight-loss surgeries can reverse Type 2 diabetes in patients who lose enough weight and keep it off. Gastric bypass causes the fastest weight loss, and stomach banding a more gradual loss. But patients dont always benefit enough to justify surgery. The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality cited reports that within five years, up to a third of stomach banding patients arent maintaining their weight loss. You dont want some body to always drink milk shakes because theyre going to defeat the surgery over time, Ponce said. Q: Is surgery safe? A: Most are done lapa roscopically through small incisions and Ponces group says the risk of death is lower than for operations to remove a gall bladder or replace a hip. However, patients may suffer infection, blood clots, and broken or leak ing stitches or staples. After surgery, side effects can include vitamin defi ciencies as food is digest ed differently, and vomit ing as people learn to eat less and chew well. Gastric bypass patients also may suffer a complication that causes cramping and diar rhea, especially after eat ing sweets. The gastric band may slip out of place. Q: Whos a candidate? A: Generally, someone who is about 100 pounds overweight and has failed other attempts to lose. Doctors evaluate body mass index, a measure of weight for height. Candidates have a BMI of at least 40, or a BMI of 35 along with a weight-related health prob lem. For example, some one who is 5-foot-10-inches and weighs 279 pounds has a BMI of 40. In 2011, The Food and Drug Administration relaxed the rules for stom ach banding, allowing it for patients with a BMI as low as 30 who have a weightrelated medical condition. Weight-loss surgery can cost anywhere from $14,000 to $20,000; insurance tends to cover it for people who are sicker and more obese. Page Editor: Jim Barr, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER HEALTH WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013 7A 7A 146 SW ORTHOPAEDIC COURT LAKE CITY, FLORIDA 386.755.9215 WWW.TOIHEALTH.COM James W. Berk, M.D. W. Preston Blake, M.D. Frank D. Ellis, M.D. Edward M. Jaffe, M.D. Adil Kabeer, M.D. Timothy Lane, M.D. Joseph R. Locker, M.D. Zakariah S. Mahmood, M.D. Phillip L. 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By JASON STRAZIUSO Associated Press NAIROBI, Kenya More than 1 million babies die the day they are born every year, and the 14 coun tries with the highest rates of first-day deaths are all in Africa, according to a new report released Tuesday. Somalia, Congo, Mali, Sierra Leone and Central African Republic are the five countries with the high est rates of such deaths, according to the report Surviving the First Day from the aid group Save the Children. Health care for moth ers in sub-Saharan Africa is woefully insufficient. On average, only half the women in the region receive skilled care dur ing birth, the report said. The region as a whole has only 11 doctors, nurses and midwives per 10,000 peo ple, less than half the criti cal threshold of 23 gener ally considered necessary to deliver essential health services. The numbers in Somalia a country wracked by 20 years of violence with little established govern ment and few health ser vices are particularly grim. Eighteen out of 1,000 babies in Somalia die the day they are born, the report said. Five percent of newborns die within the first month of life and one in six wont live to age 5, it said. Whats worse, Somalia has seen absolutely no improvement in newborn or child survival in at least two decades, it said. Somali women have on average more than six children, the second-highest fertility rate in the world. Pre-birth care to expect ant mothers is largely not available in Somalia, said Dr. Omar Saleh, a World Health Organization offi cial who frequently travels to health facilities in rural Somalia. And then the natal care itself, which is delivery, some of the obstructed labors are delayed due to the long distances to medi cal care or insecurity or high prices of transport, Saleh said. And then after delivery the main thing is the availability of incuba tors. And the whole science of neo-natal care is a huge science that is not well developed in Somalia. The one positive: Everybody is working on it, he said. The good thing is that everybody is aware. In terms of absolute numbers, the most first-day deaths occur in India more than 300,000 per year, the report said. Nigeria has nearly 90,000 per year. Improvements in access to contraceptives, maternal nutrition and breastfeeding practices will save more lives, Melinda Gates, of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, wrote in a for ward to the report. Saving newborn lives will prevent incalculable suffering. It is also a vital piece of the global devel opment agenda. The longterm economic prospects of poor countries depend on investments in the health, nutrition and education of the people, particularly the women and young children living there, Gates wrote. Nearly all of newborn deaths 98 percent occur in developing countries, a statistic that underlines a widening gap between the health of the worlds rich and poor, the report says. 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By TIM KIRBY firstname.lastname@example.org FORT WHITE Fort White Highs football team scrimmaged on Saturday and is preparing for another scrimmage later this week. Fort White will host Columbia High in a spring game at 7 p.m. May 17, which will end spring prac tice for all the Indians. Because of the short spring, coach Demetric Jackson said the Indians would not have their tradi tional Red & Black game. Rather, Fort White will scrimmage after school on Thursday. The varsity and junior varsity teams will prac tice on Friday and have Saturday off before settling in Monday to get ready for the spring game. Jackson was pleased with Saturdays work, in what was the first day in pads for the Indians. It began with one-on-one hitting drills, after warm-ups and a talk on the proper technique for tackling. We did a little individual work, Jackson said. When you scrimmage, you may not focus on one player. In the hitting drill everybodys eyes are on the two players and you can see if they turn away from hitting. We have made it a tradition. You can find out a lot more about them. Jackson said the scrimmage consisted of 20 plays of varsity vs. varsity, then 15 with the JV before finishing up with varsity. I though it went pretty good to have that many guys show up that time of morning (7 a.m.), Jackson said. The effort was great. We generally try to go a little longer, but there was a lot going on. Weve still got a long way to go, but I was real pleased. Wayne (Gator) Exum II, a coach at Fort White since 2005, is heading the middle school. The team will prac tice today and Thursday and four days next week. From staff reports Lake City Middle School runners competed in the Florida Middle School State Championships on Saturday. Because of FHSAA rules, the state qualifi ers ran under the Sunny Runners track team. The top eight in each event received medals and all-state designation. Bridget Morse placed sixth in the 1,500 meters in 5:05. Bridget Morse also anchored the 4x800 relay team of Bernita Brown, Jillian Morse and Cassie Pierron that placed sixth in 10:42. The 4x400 relay team that placed seventh in 4:20 included Kersha Andre, Rachel Blanton and Brown. They were joined by a Sunny Runners teammate from Green Cove Springs. Emily Wintons placed 11th in the 100 meters, .05 from eighth place, and competed in the 200 meters. Pierron placed 10th in the 1,500 meters and Jillian Morse finished in the top 30. I was very proud of all our girls who competed, with six of them coming home with some hardware and all-state recognition, coach April Morse said. Lake City Reporter SPORTS Wednesday, May 8, 2013 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B Story ideas? Contact Tim Kirby Sports Editor 754-0421 email@example.com 1BSPORTS Spirit of the Suwannee & CAMPGROUND MUSIC PARK www.MusicLivesHere.com 386.364.1683 800.224.5656 Location Conveniently Located to I-10 & I-75. Distance to 4 Major Cities 37 Miles Valdosta, Ga. 64 Miles Gainesville, Fl. 77 Miles Tallahassee, Fl. 79 Miles Jacksonville, Fl. Full Service Resort Full RV Hookups Restaurant Cabin Rentals Canoeing Swimming Pool Equestrian Facilities Valid ONLY at: LAKE CITY 2893 W. US Hwy 90 Lake City, FL 32055 (386) 752-7087 Present this coupon at the Lake City Applebees restaurant to receive Enjoy these savings today, right in your neighborhood! When you purchase any entre at the regular price, youll receive up to $10 off the second entre of equal or lesser value. Valid all day every day. (Not Valid on Mothers Day, 5/12) Cannot be combined with Lunch Specials, Pick N Pair or any other discount, special feature or promotional offer. Jackson planning to scrimmage at Thursday practice. Lake City runners compete at state meet COURTESY PHOTO Lake Citys Bridget Morse placed sixth in the 1,500 meters at the Florida Middle School State Championships. Forbes: Tebow most influential Associated Press NEW YORK Even on the unemployment line, Tim Tebow remains a popular presence. The former Jets quarter back, now a free agent, was selected as Americas most influential athlete, accord ing to a survey released Monday by Forbes.com Tebow had the most influence on fans, accord ing to 29 percent of respon dents, finishing ahead of Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps (25 percent), Jamaican track star Usain Bolt (23 percent) and Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter (22 percent). The closest NFL player was Peyton Manning, who replaced Tebow at Denver, and finished fifth in the survey. TIM KIRBY /Lake City Reporter Fort White High players and coaches gather to watch one-on-one hitting drills on Saturday. Indians continue work
SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today HOCKEY 1 p.m. NBCSN IIHF World Championship, preliminary round, United States vs. Finland, at Helsinki MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 12:30 p.m. MLB Regional coverage, Atlanta at Cincinnati or Seattle at Pittsburgh 7 p.m. ESPN Minnesota at Boston NBA BASKETBALL 7 p.m. TNT Playoffs, conference semifinals, Chicago at Miami 9:30 p.m. TNT Playoffs, conference semifinals, Golden State at San Antonio NHL HOCKEY 7:30 p.m. NBCSN Playoffs, conference quarterfinals, game 4, Washington at N.Y. Rangers 10 p.m. NBCSN Playoffs, conference quarterfinals, game 5, Detroit at AnaheimBASKETBALLNBA playoffs CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS Monday Chicago 93, Miami 86, Chicago leads series 1-0 San Antonio 129, Golden State 127, 2OT, San Antonio leads series 1-0 Today Chicago at Miami, 7 p.m.Golden State at San Antonio, 9:30 p.m.BASEBALLAL standings East Division W L Pct GBBoston 21 11 .656 New York 18 12 .600 2Baltimore 19 13 .594 2 Tampa Bay 14 17 .452 6 12 Toronto 12 21 .364 9 12 Central Division W L Pct GBDetroit 19 11 .633 Kansas City 17 11 .607 1Cleveland 15 14 .517 3 12 Minnesota 13 15 .464 5Chicago 13 17 .433 6 West Division W L Pct GBTexas 20 12 .625 Oakland 18 15 .545 2 12 Seattle 15 18 .455 5 12 Los Angeles 11 20 .355 8 12 Houston 8 24 .250 12 Todays Games Seattle (F.Hernandez 4-2) at Pittsburgh (A.Burnett 3-2), 12:35 p.m. Detroit (Fister 4-0) at Washington (Haren 3-3), 7:05 p.m. Kansas City (Mendoza 0-1) at Baltimore (Tillman 2-1), 7:05 p.m. Oakland (Griffin 3-2) at Cleveland (Masterson 4-2), 7:05 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Peavy 3-1) at N.Y. Mets (Hefner 0-3), 7:10 p.m. Minnesota (P.Hernandez 1-0) at Boston (Doubront 3-1), 7:10 p.m. Toronto (Romero 0-1) at Tampa Bay (M.Moore 5-0), 7:10 p.m. L.A. Angels (Blanton 0-5) at Houston (B.Norris 3-3), 8:10 p.m. Texas (D.Holland 2-2) at Milwaukee (Lohse 1-3), 8:10 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (D.Phelps 1-1) at Colorado (Nicasio 3-0), 8:40 p.m. Thursdays Games Oakland at Cleveland, 12:05 p.m.N.Y. Yankees at Colorado, 3:10 p.m.Kansas City at Baltimore, 7:05 p.m.Minnesota at Boston, 7:10 p.m.Toronto at Tampa Bay, 7:10 p.m.L.A. Angels at Houston, 8:10 p.m. NL standings East Division W L Pct GBAtlanta 19 12 .613 Washington 17 15 .531 2 12 Philadelphia 15 18 .455 5New York 12 16 .429 5 12 Miami 10 23 .303 10 Central Division W L Pct GBSt. Louis 20 11 .645 Pittsburgh 17 14 .548 3Cincinnati 18 15 .545 3Milwaukee 14 16 .467 5 12 Chicago 12 20 .375 8 12 West Division W L Pct GBSan Francisco 19 13 .594 Colorado 18 13 .581 12 Arizona 17 15 .531 2San Diego 14 18 .438 5Los Angeles 13 18 .419 5 12 Todays Games Atlanta (Minor 3-2) at Cincinnati (Leake 2-1), 12:35 p.m. Seattle (F.Hernandez 4-2) at Pittsburgh (A.Burnett 3-2), 12:35 p.m. St. Louis (Westbrook 2-1) at Chicago Cubs (Villanueva 1-2), 2:20 p.m. Miami (Nolasco 2-3) at San Diego (Marquis 3-2), 3:40 p.m. Philadelphia (Pettibone 2-0) at San Francisco (Zito 3-1), 3:45 p.m. Detroit (Fister 4-0) at Washington (Haren 3-3), 7:05 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Peavy 3-1) at N.Y. Mets (Hefner 0-3), 7:10 p.m. Texas (D.Holland 2-2) at Milwaukee (Lohse 1-3), 8:10 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (D.Phelps 1-1) at Colorado (Nicasio 3-0), 8:40 p.m. Arizona (Miley 2-1) at L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 3-2), 10:10 p.m. Thursdays Games N.Y. Yankees at Colorado, 3:10 p.m.Pittsburgh at N.Y. Mets, 7:10 p.m.Philadelphia at Arizona, 9:40 p.m.Atlanta at San Francisco, 10:15 p.m.GOLFGolf week PGA TOUR THE PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Ponte Vedra BeachSchedule: Thursday-Sunday.Course: TPC Sawgrass, Players Stadium Course (7,215 yards, par 72). Purse: $9.5 million. Winners share: $1.71 million. Television: Golf Channel (ThursdayFriday, 1-7 p.m., 9 p.m.-midnight) and NBC (Saturday-Sunday, 2-7 p.m.). Last year: Matt Kuchar closed with a 2-under 70 for a two-stroke victory over Rickie Fowler, Zach Johnson, Ben Curtis and Martin Laird. Kuchar won the World Golf Championships-Accenture Match Play this year. Notes: Tiger Woods, the 2001 winner, is making his first start since tying for fourth in the Masters. He leads the tour with three victories this year, winning at Torrey Pines, Doral and Bay Hill. ... Greg Norman set the tournament record in 1994, shooting 63-67-67-67 for a 24-under 264 total. ... Jack Nicklaus is the only three-time champion, winning in 1974 at Atlanta Country Club, 1976 at Inverrary and 1978 at Sawgrass Country Club. Online: http:// www.pgatour.com HOCKEYNHL playoffs FIRST ROUND Monday Boston 5, Toronto 2, Boston leads series 2-1 N.Y. Rangers 4, Washington 3, Washington leads series 2-1 Detroit 3, Anaheim 2, OT, series tied 2-2 Los Angeles 4, St. Louis 3, series tied 2-2 Today Boston at Toronto, 7 p.m.Washington at N.Y. 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LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDWEDNESDAY, MAY8, 2013 Classified Department: 755-5440 4B $2500 BONUSApply at event to be eligible. Team Drivers Needed In FL & GA! Dedicated Route with Predictable Schedule nr rnn nr r !"#$%!n&r'( )*r$r+,&-,./& LegalIN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACIVILACTIONCASE NO.: 12-2010-CA-000368JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NA-TIONALASSOCIATION, AS SUC-CESSOR IN INTERESTTO WASHINGTON MUTUALBANK, FORMERLYKNOWN AS WASH-INGTON MUTUALBANK, FA,Plaintiffvs.LISAM. SHOREY, et al,Defendant(s).NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED FORECLOSURE SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to an Order Rescheduling Foreclosure Sale dated April 24, 2013 and entered in Case No. 12-2010-CA-000368 of the Circuit Court of the THIRD Judicial Circuit in and for COLUMBIACounty, Florida wherein JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONALAS-SOCIATION, AS SUCCESSOR IN INTERESTTO WASHINGTON MUTUALBANK, FORMERLYKNOWN AS WASHINGTON MU-TUALBANK, FA, is the Plaintiff and LISAM. SHOREY; COUN-TRYWIDE BANK, N.A.; TENANT#1 N/K/ABRUCE JACKSON are the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash on THE THIRD FLOOR OF THE COLUMBIACOUNTYCOURTHOUSE, 173 NE Hernando Ave., Lake City, FL32055, at 11:00AM, on the 29th of May, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment:COMMENCE ATTHE SOUTH-WESTCORNER OF THE SOUTH-WEST1/4 OF NORTHEAST1/4, SECTION 19, TOWNSHIP4 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, RUN THENCE SOUTH 88 DEGREES 16 MINUTES 30 SECONDS EAST16.05 FEET; RUN THENCE NORTH 9 DEGREES 02 MINUTES EAST136.71 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING; RUN THENCE NORTH 49 DEGREES 19 MINUTES EAST228.65 FEET; RUN THENCE NORTH 15 DE-GREES 22 MINUTES WESTALONG THE CHORD OF ACURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHWEST62.65 FEET; RUN THENCE NORTH 89 DEGREES 22 MINUTES WEST123.50 FEET; RUN THENCE SOUTH 9 DE-GREES 02 MINUTES WEST213.22 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING. ALSO KNOWN AS LOT37, BLOCK A, AZALEAPARK SUBDIVISION, AN UNRE-CORDED SUBDIVISION.A/K/A174 SWLARK TERRACE, LAKE CITY, FL32025Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within sixty (6) days after the sale.WITNESS MYHAND and the seal of this Court on 4/25/2013.P. DeWitt CasonClerk of the Circuit CourtBy; /s/ B. ScippioDeputy ClerkSEALNOTICEIn accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons need-ing a special accommodation to par-ticipate in this proceeding should contact the Deputy Court Adminis-trator whose office is located at 3301 East Tamiami Trail, Building L, Na-ples Florida 33962, telephone num-ber (813) 774-8124 (TDD), or 1-800-955-8770 (v), via Florida Relay Service, not later than seven (7) days prior to this proceeding.05538673May 8, 15, 2013 NOTICE OFPUBLIC SALE: Notice is hereby given that on 06/07/2013 at 08:30 am the following vehicle(s) will be sold at public auction for monies owed on vehicle repairs and for storage costs pursuant to Florida Statutes, Section 713.585. The lie-nors name, address and telephone number and auction location are: JIM'S AUTO SERVICE 2550 SWMAIN BLVD. LAKE CITY, FL32025, 386-752-7305. Please note, parties claiming interest have a right to a hearing prior to the date of sale with the Clerk of the Court as re-flected in the notice. The owner has the right to recover possession of the vehicle with judicial proceedings as pursuant to Florida Statue Section 559.917. Any proceeds recovered from the sale of the vehicle over the amount of the lien will be deposited with the Clerk of the Court for dispo-sition upon court order.1GNER16K7KF1890671989 CHEVROLET05538664MAY8, 2012 PUBLIC AUCTIONWill be held by Gainey Automotive, Inc, in Columbia County at 3468 S.W. CR 138, Fort White, Fl. 32038Date 05/21/2013Time: 8:00 A.M.2003 SATURNVin #1G8JU54F33Y53973405538752MAY8, 2013 LegalIN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, STATE OF FLORIDA. GENERALCIVILDIVISIONCase No. 2011-CA-000328MORGAN STANLEYMORT-GAGE CAPITALHOLDINGS, LLC.Plaintiff,vs.SALVATORE P. MONGELLI; KIM M. MONGELLI; BANK F AMERI-CA, N.A.; and UNKNOWN OCCU-PANTS, TENANTS, OWNERS, AND OTHER UNKNOWN PAR-TIES, including, if a named defend-ant is deceased, the personal repre-sentatives, the surviving spouse, heirs, devisees, grantees, creditors, and all other parties claiming by, through, under or against that de-fendant, and all claimants, persons or parties, natural or corporate, or whose exact legal status is unknown, claiming under any of the above named or described defendants,Defendants.NOTICE OF SALENotice is hereby given that, pursuant to the Order or Final Judgment en-tered in this cause, in the Circuit Court of Columbia County, Florida, I will sell the property situated in Co-lumbia County, Florida, described as:LOT9AOF BLOCK 1 OF OAK RIDGE SUBDIVISION, AN UNRE-CORDED SUBDIVISION IN SEC-TION 30, TOWNSHIP3 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDADESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:COMMENCE ATTHE SOUTH-EASTCORNER OF THE SW1/4 OF THE SW1/4 OF SAID SEC-TION 30 AND RUN THENCE N 00 DEG. 14WALONG THE WESTRIGHTOF WAYLINE OF GWEN LAKE BOULEVARD, 395.94 FEET, THENCE S 88 DEG. 5430 W., 262.50 FEETTO THE SOUTH-EASTCORNER OF SAID LOTAND THE POINTOF BEGIN-NING, THENCE CONTINUE S 88 DEG. 5430 W. 87.50 FEET, THENCE N 00 DEG. 14W. 131.59 FEET, THENCE N 88 DEG. 5530 E., 87.50 FEET, THENCE S 00 DEG. 14E. 131.56 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING.ALSO AN EASEMENTFOR SEM-INOLE COURTDESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE ATTHE SOUTHEASTCORNER OF THE SW1/4 OF THE SW1/4 OF SAID SECTION 30 AND RUN THENCE N 00 DEG. 14WALONG THE WESTRIGHT-OF-WAYLINE OF GWEN LAKE BOULEVARD, 345.94 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING, THENCE S 88 DEG. 5430 W. 437.50 FEET, THENCE S 72 DEG. 16W. 49.23 FEET, THENCE S 88 DEG. 5430 W. 40.61 FEET, THENCE N 00 DEG. 14W. 80.00 FEET, THENCE N 88 DEG. 5430 EAST39.39 FEET, THENCE S 74 DEG 27E. 50.39 FEET, THENCE N 88 DEG. 5430 E. 437.50 FEETTO THE WESTRIGHT-OF-WAYLINE OF GWEN LAKE BOULEVARD, THENCE S 00 DEG. 14E ALONG SAID WESTRIGHT-OF-WAYLINE, 50.02 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING.Property Address: 1253 NWDakota GlenLake City, FL32055Parcel I.D.: R05867-017at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, on the third floor of the Columbia County Courthouse, 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32056 at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 15, 2013.ANYPERSON CLAIMING AN IN-TERESTIN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTYOWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS, MUSTFILE ACLAIM WITH THE CLERK OF COURTWITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE.DATED this 16th day of April, 2013.P. DEWITTCASONClerk of Circuit CourtBy: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy ClerkSEALIn accordance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, persons need-ing a special accommodation to par-ticipate in this proceeding should contact that A.D.A. Coordinator not later than seven (7) days prior to the proceeding via the Florida Relay Service at 1-800-955-8771.05538522May 1, 8, 2013 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TC 10 U LLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issu-ance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 1184Year of Issuance: 2010Description of Property: SEC 08 TWN 4S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 02815-008LOT7 BARWICK S/D. ORB 817-1362Name in which assessed: J.R. CARNLEYAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 3rd of June 2013 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTS LegalAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05538481APRIL24, 2013MAY1, 8, 15, 2013 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TC 10LLLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The cer-tificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 2515Year of Issuance: 2010Description of SEC 33 TWN 3S RNG 17 PARCELNUMBER 06672-004LOTS 4 & 5 BLK 0 MELROSE AD-DITION NO. 1. ORB 296-64, 296-660, 889-398, WD 1168-886Name in which assessed: RUSSELLWAYNE CATLEDGEAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 3rd of June 2013 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05538446APRIL24, 2013MAY1, 8, 15, 2013 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TC 10LLLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The cer-tificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 2891Year of Issuance: 2010Description of Property: SEC 26 TWN 4S RNG 17 PARCELNUM-BER 08749-130LOT10 BLOCK B BRANDON HGTS S/D. ORB 746-1464, 778-050 WD 1105-22546, WD 1111-2498Name in which assessed: STMAURICE BROWN IIIAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 3rd of June 2013 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05538461APRIL24, 2013MAY1, 8, 15, 2013 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TC 10LLLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The cer-tificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 3280Year of Issuance: 2010Description of Property: SEC 10 TWN 7S RNG 17 PARCELNUM-BER 09973-011LOT11 SHERWOOD FORESTS/D UNIT1. ORB 679-172, 686-842, 794-2096, 876-065Name in which assessed: WILMACOURTNEYESTATEAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will Legalbe sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 3rd of June 2013 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05538460APRIL24, 2013MAY1, 8, 15, 2013 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TC 10LLLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The cer-tificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 3290Year of Issuance: 2010Description of Property: SEC 10 TWN 7S RNG 17 PARCELNUM-BER 09977-011COMM SE COR OF SEC, RUN W1110.38 FTFOR POB, RUN N 583.82 FT, W93.01 FT, NWALONG R/WLINE 123.96 FT, SW590.12 FT, S 85 FT, E 487.84 FTTOPOB. (AKALOT11 DOWN-ING ACRES S/D UNREC) ORB 452-450, 646-218, 938-2286 & ORB 1077-635Name in which assessed: VINCENTBONURAAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 3rd of June 2013 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05538480APRIL24, 2013MAY1, 8, 15, 2013 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TC 10LLLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The cer-tificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 3803Year of Issuance: 2010Description of PARCELNUMBER 12259-000WDIV: S 1/2 OF LOTIN BLOCK 312: BEG ON N SIDE OF OR-ANGE STOPPOSITE NWCOR OF BLOCK 2, RUN W105 FT, N 210 FTTO MADISION ST, E 105 FT, S 210 FTTO POB. BLOCK 312. ORB 481-39, 679-748, 387-623Name in which assessed: QUIN-CYS REALTYINCAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 3rd of June 2013 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact LegalCarrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05538445APRIL24, 2013MAY1, 8, 15, 2013 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TC 10 U LLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issu-ance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 553Year of Issuance: 2010Description of Property: SEC 01 TWN 3S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 01901-005W1/2 OF W1/2 OF N 1/2 OF NE 1/2 OF NE 1/4 OF NE 1/4. ORB 708-602 PROB 1131-958Name in which assessed: ERIC & CHRISTALYNN LASTINGERAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 3rd of June 2013 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05538443APRIL24, 2013MAY1, 8, 15, 2013 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TC 10 U LLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issu-ance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 1825Year of Issuance: 2010Description of SEC 16 TWN 6S RNG 17 PARCELNUMBER 03852-009LOT9 PALAWAN ESTATES S/D. ORB 831-1596, QCD 1014-1403Name in which assessed: GEORGE GIRLINGAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 3rd of June 2013 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05538447APRIL24, 2013MAY1, 8, 15, 2013 LegalNOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TC 10 U LLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issu-ance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 202Year of Issuance: 2010Description of Property: PARCELNUMBER 00604-020LOT20 UNIT4 THREE RIVERS ESATES. ORB 713-579, 819-217, 913-2465, 921-1608, 940-502, DI-VORCE, 970-550. WD 995-1177Name in which assessed: JESSE HODGEAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 3rd of June 2013 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05538462APRIL24, 2013MAY1, 8, 15, 2013 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TC 10LLLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The cer-tificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 3152Year of Issuance: 2010Description of Property: SEC 11 TWN 6S RNG 17 PARCELNUM-BER 09643-008COMM ATNE COR, RUN W210 FT, S 153.05 FTFOR POB, CONTS 275.56 FT, E 158.03 FT, N 275.76 FT, W158.03 FTTO POB. ORB 521-388, PROB#00-158-CPORB 912-823 THRU 832, QC 1139-903Name in which assessed: CARLA& WILLIAM HUCKS JRAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 3rd of June 2013 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05538444APRIL24, 2013MAY1, 8, 15, 2013 IN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACIVILACTIONCASE NO.: 10000661BANK OF AMERICA, N.A.,Plaintiffvs.ALBERTH. CHILDS, et al,Defendant(s).NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED FORECLOSURE SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to a Order Rescheduling Fore-closure Sale dated Apri 24, 2013 and entered in Case No. 10000661 of the Circuit Court of the THIRD Judicial REPORTER Classifieds In Print and On Linewww.lakecityreporter.com 755-5440Toplace your classified ad call
LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIED WEDNESDAY, MAY8, 2013 5B Classified Department: 755-5440 1996 Four Winds Motor Home 65,000 mi., 29ft, rsleeps 8, cent. a/c gas heat, stove, oven, refrig, freezer, micro, TV, DVD. $6,900 obo 386-984-0890 Legal Circuit in and for COLUMBIA County, Florida wherein BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., is the Plaintiff and ALBERTH. CHILDS; DEBORAH G. CHILDS; SUNTRUSTMORTGAGE, INC.; CITIFINANCIAL EQUITYSERVICES, INC.; are the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash on THE THIRD FLOOR OF THE COLUMBIACOUNTY COURTHOUSE, 173 NE Hernando A ve., Lake City, FL32055, at 11 :00AM, on the 29th of May, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment: LOT7, OF SHADYACRES, A SUBDIVISION ACCORDING TO THE PLATTHEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 4, P AGE 21, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA; AND LESS AND EXCEPTTHE WEST140.00 FEET THEREOF. T OGETHER WITH ACERTAIN 1983 THOMAS MOBILE HOME LOCATED THEREON AS AFIXTURE AND APPURTENANCE THERETO: VIN#H1GA24X521125402AAND H1GA24X521125402B. A/K/A386 SWPRECISION LOOP, LAKE CITY, FL32024 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 sixty (6) days after the sale. WITNESS MYHAND and the seal of this Court on 4/25/2013. P. DeWitt Cason Clerk of the Circuit Court By; /s/ B. Scippio Deputy Clerk SEAL NOTICE In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the Deputy Court Administrator whose office is located at 3301 East Tamiami Trail, Building L, Naples Florida 33962, telephone number (813) 774-8124 (TDD), or 1-800955-8770 (v), via Florida Relay Service, not later than seven (7) days prior to this proceeding. 05537990 May 8, 15, 2013 100 Job Opportunities 05538307 EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COLUMBIACOUNTY Columbia County is accepting applications for 911 Public Safety Telecommunicator T rainee Position is responsible for call taking and dispatching for law enforcement, fire, and medical emergency calls, as well as certain non-emergency functions. Minimum requirements: At least 18 years old, possess high school diploma/ GED, at least one year continuous work experience in a busy and/or high stress environment. Successful applicant must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen, criminal history check to satisfy FLDept of Law Enforcement standards for NCIC/FCIC operators and additional pre employment testing as required. Salary $10.02 hourly, Excellent benefits. Applications available at Human Resources Office, Board of County Commissioners, 135 NE Hernando Ave, Suite 203, Lake City, FL32055 or www.columbiacountyfla.com (386) 719-2025, TDD (386)7582139. Deadline for apps: Open Until Filled. An AA/EEO/ ADA/VPEmployer. 05538625 EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Columbia County Columbia County is accepting applications for Equipment Operator II Public Works. Positions primary responsibility is skilled work in the operation of all types of automotive vehicles and mobile motorized equipment. Light maintenance of vehicles and equipment operated. Operates or drives a dump truck, participates in the loading and unloading of materials. Minimum Experience: High School education or G.E.D. preferred and two years experience in vehicle and or equipment operation, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Valid FLCDL Class B Drivers License required. Salary: $10.02 per hr. plus benefits. Successful applicant must pass pre-employment physicals, drug screening & criminal history check. Applications may be obtained at the Human Resources Office or online at www.columbiacountyfla.com, Board of County Commissioners, 135 NE Hernando Ave., Suite 203. Lake City, FL32055, (386) 719-2025, TDD (386) 758-2139. Deadline:.05/24/2013 Columbia County is an AA/EEO/ADA/VPEmployer. 05538627 Of fice Clerk For fast paced organization with 150 employees. Minimum Qualifications: HS Dipolma/GED; 3 years clerical office experience; 3 years computer experience including W ord, Excel, and Publisher; Must be able to paste DCF background screening; Must have dependable transportation, valid Florida Drivers license, and valid personal auto insurance. Excellent Benefits, Paid Holidays, Sick/Annual Leave, Health /Dental Insurance, and more. Apply at 236 SW Columbia Avenue, Lake City, FLor Send resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org g Fax (386) 754-2220 or Call 754-2225 EOE 100 Job Opportunities 05538626 EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Columbia County Columbia County is accepting applications for Equipment Operator I, Public Works. Positions primary responsibility is skilled work in the operation of several types of automotive vehicles and mobile motorized equipment. Light maintenance of vehicles and equipment operated. Operates or drives a dump truck, participates in the loading and unloading of materials. Minimum Experience: High School education or G.E.D. preferred and one year experience in vehicle and or equipment operation, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Valid Fl CDLClass B Drivers License required within the first ninety (90) days of initial employment. Salary is $9.55 per hr. plus benefits. Successful applicant must pass pre-employment physical & drug screening. Applications may be obtained at the Human Resources Office or online at www.columbiacountyfla.com, Board of County Commissioners, 135 NE Hernando Ave., Suite 203. Lake City, FL32055, (386) 719-2025, TDD (386) 758-2139. Deadline: 05/24/2013. Columbia County is an AA/EEO/ADA/VP Employer. 05538677 EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COLUMBIACOUNTY Columbia County is accepting applications for Sign Shop Foreman. Position is responsible for day to day operations of the Public Works Sign Shop & maintenance & repair of the Countys traffic signals and other lighting. Min. Exp: High school graduate or GED and four years experience in sign manufacturing or equivalent combination of training & experience. Level II or higher IMSAcertified traffic signal technician with five or more years experience in maintaining and repairing traffic signal equipment including flashing lights, school crossing lights, and street lights. Valid FL CDL, Class B drivers license. Columbia County residency required within six months of employment. Salary: range is $30,680 to $46,010 (depending on qualifications) plus benefits. Successful applicant must pass pre-employment physical & drug screening. Applications may be obtained at the Human Resources Office or online at www.columbiacountyfla.com, Board of County Commissioners, 135 NE Hernando, Suite 203, Lake City, FL32055, (386)719-2025, TDD (386)7582139. Deadline: 5/24/13. An AA/EEO/ADA/VPEmployer. Delivery Drivers/ Independent Contractors need reliable minivans or covered pickups for same day deliveries. Call 1-800-818-7958. Food Service Director Experience with menu planning, budgeting, ordering, scheduling and strong leadership skills. Please send resume to: W illowBrook 1580 South Marion Avenue Lake City, FL32056 Halls Pump & Well & Carolyn Height WaterCompany Is seeking an experienced Pump Repair Technician for our Water T reatment and Pump Repair Department. Those who meet the following requirements Need Apply : High school diploma, Class Aor B drivers license, Drug & Alcohol free, & be mechanically inclined, Electrical helpful. Prehire Background check mandatory. Apply in person at 904 NWMain Blvd. L.C. 386-752-1854 Local Trucking Job: 30 yr Family owned company seeking quality drivers. Home daily, 401k, Blue cross health ins, company pd life ins, driver referral bonus, shuttle pay + many extras. Approximately 2100 miles/wk. Pay depends on experience/ safety record.Class A with hazmat Call us today 1-800-842-0195 or 217-536-9101 ask for Doug MECHANIC NEEDED with tools and experience. Southern Specialized Truck & Trailer. 386-752-9754 P/THousekeeper needed for medical office. M-F 2pm 7pm. Email resume to email@example.com. Part Time CDLDriver Branford Area. CLEAN Driving Record, minimum of 2 years experience, & Clean Appearance. Drug Free Workplace. Call 386-935-1705 Part Time Office Position For Busy Clinic Call 386-755-4390 SUMMER WORK GREATPAY! Immed. FT/PTopenings, customer sales/sv., will train, cond. apply, all ages 17+, Call ASAP 386-269-0597 100 Job Opportunities 05538641 Human Resour ces Coordinator Individual to manage human resources functions in a fast paced organization with 150 employees. Minimum Qualifications: B.S./B.A. in HR, Business or related field preferred; 3-5 years recent human resources related experience (5-9 years exper. w/out degree); 3 years supervisory experience; knowledge of HR principles and employment law; excellent written/oral communication skills; proficient in Outlook, Word, Excel; database management and record keeping skills; organizational, detail and time management skills; conflict resolution, mediation and team building skills. Excellent Benefits, Paid Holidays, Sick/Annual Leave Health/Dental Insurance, and more. Apply at 236 SWColumbia A ve, Lake City, FLor send resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org g Fax (386) 754-2220 or Call 754-2225 EOE 120 Medical Employment 05538669 LAKE BUTLER HOSPIT AL ARNP/P A F/T F AM & PEDS CLINIC MON-FRI 8:00AM TO 5:00PM EXP. REQUIRED. MUST HAVE MEDICAID/ MEDICARE NUMBERS. ER OR CRITICALACCESS HOSPITALEXP. PREFERRED. OT/CHT F/T CURRENTFL. PT/ST/OT LICENSE. EVALUATE, ASSESS, PLAN & IMPLEMENTTREATMENTS. HAND THERAPYPREFERRED. For further information, please visit our website: www.lakebutlerhospital.com (386) 496-2323 EXT9258, F AX (386) 496-9399 Equal Employment Opportunity / Drug & Tobacco Free W orkplace Billing Clerk Suwannee Valley Nursing Center is seeking a full time Billing Clerk Qualifications: 1+ years experience with accounts receivable / billing required. Proficient computer skills, Experience in Health Care setting will get preference. Competitive salary and excellent benefits. For inquiries call Danny Williamson, Administrator at 386-792-7161 or Shrea McCoy, Human Resources at 386-792-7158 F/Tposition available in busy medical office M-F. 2 year degree. Reqd, Medical Terminology a plus.Send resume to email@example.com Finance Officer/ Accountant Suwannee Valley Nursing Center is seeking a full time Finance Officer. Qualifications: Bachelor Degree in Accounting (Required), 3+ years experience in Accounting, Experience in Health Care setting and with Medicare/ Medicaid will get preference. Competitive salary and excellent benefits. For inquiries call Danny W illiamson, Administrator at 386-792-7161 or Shrea McCoy, Human Resources at 386-792-7158 Medical Records Coding Manager Reports to Health Information Director Schedule M-F, 8AM 4:30 PM Critical Access Hospital seeking Coding Manager. W ill be responsible for overseeing Inpatient and Outpatient coding for the purpose of reimbursement and compliance withfederal regulations using ICD9(ICD10) and CPT classification systems. CCS or equivalent certification required with five years experience. Charge master knowledge a plus. Fax resume to (850)973-8158 or Contact Human Resources (850)973-2271 ext. 1906 EOE/DFW MESSAGE THERAPIST P/TPosition, Fax Resume 386-755-4556 240 Schools & Education 05537693 Interested in a Medical Career? Express Training offers courses for beginners & exp Nursing Assistant, $479 next class5/13/2013 Phlebotomy national certification, $800 next class5/06/2013 LPN 9/16/2013 Fees incl. books, supplies, exam fees. Call 386-755-4401 or expresstrainingservices.com 310 Pets & Supplies Free to good home red nose pit bull mix reddish color about 2 yrs. old & a Australian Shepherd black &white about 1 yr. old. Great dogs need to be fenced. Not inside dogs. Pit very friendly not aggressive. Both male 352-278-5373 L ynns Pet Grooming now open. $25-$35 by appt. Owner may stay w/ pet during groom. Most small breeds. Takes 1-1.5hrs. 288-5966 310 Pets & 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. 407 Computers Complete Dell Desktop $80.00 386-755-9984 or 386-292-2170 430 Garage Sales PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. 440 Miscellaneous CIRCA1900 White Wrought Iron head board, foot board and frame for a full sized bed. $500 or reasonable offer 386-623-1802 GE side by side Refrigerator, white. Ice & Water. $275 OBO Contact 386-292-3927 Husqvarna 15 hp riding mower, 42 treading deck, runs good and in great shape. $375 (386)292-3927 V ery nice matching whirlpool W asher and Dryer, white, $375 (386)292-3927 630 Mobile Homes forRent 14 wide 3br/2ba Quiet Park No Pets Clean Country Living $550 Ref & Dep required 386-758-2280 2bd/1ba Country setting, Branford area. $500 mth plus Security 386-590-0642 or 386-867-1833 www.suwanneevalleyproperties.com 2bd/2ba newly remolded. Quiet country setting, near FGC. Master 12x12, w/ lrg bath, 2bd 8x9 w/ private bath. $500/1person $600/ 2person No pets. 386-623-5989 CLEAN 2br/1ba In quiet, private park. Large lot Call: 386-752-6269 lv message if no answer. Mobile Homes for rent in White Springs & Ft. White. Contact 386-623-3404 640 Mobile Homes forSale (3) New 28x48 Horse Farm Cancelations being sold Under Wholesale Cost. $31,995 NO Dealers Please Home Only Price. Can Be seen at North Point Homes 4545 NW13th St., Gainesville, FL352-872-5566 2013 DOUBLEWIDE $33,995 inc. set-up, trim-out & A/C Call 386-288-8379. Dispaly Model Sale! Several 2012 and 2013 Models are ready to be sold to make room for the 2014 Models! Great Discounts on Select Jacobsen Models. Free approval by phone until 9 PM. North Pointe Homes, 441 N Gainesville. 352-872-5566 Land home Packages! Special Government Loans. Use Your Land As ADown Payment. Clayton Homes 904-772-8031 Late Model Repo's We have several late model Used and Repo Homes to pick from. North Pointe Homes, Gainesville, FL352-872-5566 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/ 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. W ANTEDCASH PAID for your Mobile Home, Singlewide or Doublewide flood homes welcome. Call 386-288-8379 650 Mobile Home & Land Great Buy! 3br/2ba immaculate MH on 5 beautiful acres. Pole barn, workshop, fire place $105,000 GingerParker 386365-2135 Hallmark Real Estate Owner Finance large 3/2 S. of Lake City. Small down $750mth 386-590-0642 or 386-867-1833 www.suwanneevalleyproperties.com Owner Financed lrg 3/2 on 5 ac, S. of Lake City, small dwn $900 mth 386-590-0642 or 386-867-1833 www.suwanneevalleyproperties.com 705 Rooms forRent BEDROOM AND PRIVATE BATH.. $400.00 PER MONTH CONTACT386-963-5542 710 Unfurnished Apt. ForRent 05538497 $89 Deposit Pools, B-ball, gym & more! FREE afterschool program W indsong Apts 386-758-8455 Amberwood Hills Apts. Private Patio area. Beautiful yard. W asher/dryer hkup. Free water & sewer. 1/1, 2/1. Move in special. 386-754-1800. wwwmyflapts.com Columbia Arms Apt. located 1/2 mi from V.A. & Winn Dixie. Pet Friendly. Pool laundry & balcony. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com 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 Move in Special from $199-$399. 1, 2 & 3 br apts/MH. Also, larger 2/br. for $515. mo. Incl water. 386-755-2423 rigsbyrentals.com Newly remodeled 1bd/1ba & 2bd/1ba Call fordetails 386-867-9231 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 W ayne ManorApts. Spacious 2bedroom washer/dryer. Behind Kens off Hwy 90. 386-754-1800 www .myflapts.com W indsorArms 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 720 Furnished Apts. ForRent ROOMS FOR Rent. Hillcrest, Sands, Columbia. All furnished. Electric, cable, fridge, microwave. W eekly or monthly rates. 1 person $135, 2 persons $150. weekly 386-752-5808 730 Unfurnished Home ForRent 1bd/1ba on 441 S, CH/A Close to town $500 + $250 deposit..Contact Blaine 386-623-3166 or 386-758-0057 2BD /1.5BA Country, South of Lake City, private river access. w/boat ramp, 2 garages, clean, $625 mo. + sec. 386-590-0642 2BR/1BA, Fenced in yard Recently remodeled $725 mo. $725. dep. Very clean. Contact 386-752-7578 3/1 Convenient to downtown. available May 5th. $ 600 per month. Taking applications. 386-623-2848 3bd/2ba brick home. Nice area. Near WillowBrook. Hardwood floors, CH/A. $950 mth. No pets. 1st&last. Call 965-0763 Brick 3br/1ba on 5 acres, 989 SWSuwannee Valley Road, Lake City, $750 mo. + $800 dep. Call 386-365-8543 740 Furnished Homes forRent Fully Furnished 2bd/2ba. A/C W/D on 2 shady acres. $750/ mth & 1st & Last 386-755-0110 750 Business & Office Rentals 05538609 Medical, Retail and Professional Office space on East Baya near Old Country Club Rd. Call 386-497-4762 or 386-984-0622 (cell) Oakbridge Office Complex Professional Office Available 725 SE Baya Dr Call 752-4820 Only $825/mth. Utilities furnished 2128 SWMain, Ste. 101 (386) 752-5035 7 days 7-7 ABar Sales, Inc. 805 Lots forSale 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 #76668 $32,000, Buildable lot for site built homes only. In Forest Country. Call Denise Bose 752-5290 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. 810 Home forSale 3BD/2BABrick home 2800 sqft. 2 car garage wheel chair friendly. Set on 3 fenced acres. High & dry Horizon & Lona. Has a in law quarter. $260,000 386-755-0927 Eastside Village Realty, Inc. MLS #81958-, $115,000. Must be 55+, 3br/2ba, Site Built w/ lots of room, split plan mstr suite, FL. Rm. Call Denise Bose 752-5290 Spacious & Elegant! Gorgeous 4br/2ba brick home, Forest Country, newer roof, beautifully landscaped,$175,000 Ron Feagle 386288-2901 Hallmark Real Estate 820 Farms & Acreage 10 ACRES priced $10,000 below property appraiser value! In SE Columbia County only $25,000 Paula Lawrence 386-623-1973 Hallmark Real Estate 2 homes 20 acres! Main home w/large open rooms, high ceilings. Guest DWw/deck. Large workshop, $329,000 Janet Creel 386719-0382 Hallmark Real Estate Owner financed land 1/2 to 10 acre lots. Deas Bullard/BKLProperties 386-752-4339 www.landnfl.com Owner Financing on 5 beautiful acres for custom built or place your MH. Affordable priced at $32,000 Te r esa Spradley 386365-8343 Hallmark Real Estate W ester Drive 26.93 acres beautiful pasture land, I-75 frontage, income producing billboards $106,374 Nate Sweat 386-6281552 Hallmark Real Estate LAKE CITY REPORTER This Reporter Works For You! 755-5440 Classifieds 755-5445 Circulation RECYCLE YOUR Lake City Reporter
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