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Opinion ................ 4APeople.................. 2AObituaries .............. 5A Advice & Comics ......... 5B Puzzles ................. 3B TODAY IN PEOPLE Walters says shell retire. COMING WEDNESDAY Local news roundup. 82 53 Sunny WEATHER, 2A CALL US:(386) 752-1293SUBSCRIBE TOTHE REPORTER:Voice: 755-5445Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 138, No. 335Lake City ReporterTUESDAY, MAY 14, 2013 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEWS PAPER SINCE 1874 | 75¢ LAKECITYREPORTER.COM 1 STATE CHAMPS BRANDON FINLEY/ Lake City ReporterThe Columbia High School Lady Tigers celebrate on the field after defeating Pembroke Pines Charter School to win the 6A state softball championship in Vero Beach on Sunday.Lady Tigers softball team completes title run By BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comIn a year that saw Columbia High Schools softball program reach its first Final Four and win more games in a single season than any Lady Tigers team before it, the only thing better would be winning a state cham-pionship. Around 11 a.m. on Sunday, the Lady Tigers did just that, defeating Pembroke Pines Charter School 6-2 in Vero Beach. The win capped a 28-4 season.Erin Anderson made the weekend even more remarkable by hurling a no-hitter to lead Columbia to the win. She pitched 6 2/3 innings, struck out six batters and walked three. Turn to todays sports section for more on the Lady Tigers remarkable season. Boy, 11,shot bychild, 4By DEREK GILLIAMdgilliam@lakecityreporter.comA 11-year-old boy was in critical condition Monday after he was shot by a 4-year-old Sunday at Cedar Park Apartments, 377 NW Bascom Norris Drive, according to a Lake City Police Department news release. The release says preliminary findings indicate the shooting was accidental. The names of the victim and the shooter, as well ass the names of their parents were not released. The kind of gun used was not released, either. (The) investigation is currently ongoing into the circum-stances surrounding the pos-session of a firearm by a minor, the release said. The release did not indicate where the victim is hospital-ized. City police say updates will be provided as the investigation progresses.Collegeprez pay reviewedGARY FINEOUTAssociated PressTALLAHASSEE A probe ordered by Gov. Rick Scott has determined that the pay and benefits of state college presi-dents varies widely with little explanation as to why some presidents earn large six-figure salaries. This same review shows many presi-dents have contracts with provisions that appear to violate law or in some instances, the contracts automatically renew each year without approval by local col-lege boards. Randy Hanna, chancellor of the Florida College System, said the critical review is prompting college boards across the state to alter and amend the contracts now offered to presidents. Sharon Best, executive director of human resources at Florida Gateway College, said there were no surprises in the report for the college. Everything was as expected, she said. Charles Halls, FGC president, has a doctorate in higher education and administration from Arizona State University. Hes been at FGC for 16 years. His total compensation package is $287,414 per year. Among 28 state college presidents, Hall was the eighth lowest paid. Halls contract is a rolling contract, meaning it renews automatically without the need for a vote by the colleges board Victim hospitalized in critical condition; few details released. At $287,414, FGCs Charles Hall is 8th lowest paid in state. Hall PAY continued on XA Summers team wins brain battle Annual trivia competition among teams from 10 schools held Monday.By AMANDA WILLIAMSONawilliamson@lakecityreporter.com Calvin Hencin studied the New York Public Library Desk Reference, Mikah Gustavson competed in the fourth-grade math bee, Bryson Staats excited and nervous practiced three days a week and Gyro Delos Trinon memorized all 44 presidents, the 50 states and their capitals Together, as the team from Summers Elementary, they stormed Battle of the Brains, an trivia-style competition among fifth-graders from 10 Columbia County schools held on Monday in the School Board Administrative Complex auditorium. The event was sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Lake City. Im proud of the entire team, said Leila Harrington, coach of the team from Summers Elementary. We have a four-member team, and everyone con-tributed to our win. Im very proud of Summers, and Im glad to work there. Even though Summers Elementary took home the first-place traveling BRAINS continued on XA ABOVE: Summers Elementary School Battle of the Brains team sponsor Kristina Murphy hugs team member Gyro Delos Trinon after their team won the 2013 Kiwanis Battle of the Brains competition held at the Columbia County School Board Administrative Complex auditorium on Monday. RIGHT: Epiphany Catholic School students (from left) Kylie Parrish, Hope Howard and Tyler Shelnut confer for a correct answer during the competition. Photos by JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City Reporter
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 Opera singer Patrice Munsel is 88. Q Photo-realist artist Richard Estes is 81. Q Former Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., is 71. Q Rock singer-musician Jack Bruce (Cream) is 70. Q Movie producer George Lucas is 69. Q Actress Meg Foster is 65. Q Movie director Robert Zemeckis is 62. Q Rock singer David Byrne is 61. Q Rock singer Ian Astbury (The Cult) is 51. Q Rock musician C.C. (aka Cecil) DeVille is 51. Q Actor Danny Huston is 51. Q Rock musician Mike Inez (Alice In Chains) is 47. Q Fabrice Morvan (ex-Milli Vanilli) is 47. Q Rhythm-and-blues singer Raphael Saadiq is 47. Q Actress Cate Blanchett is 44. Q Singer Danny Wood (New Kids on the Block) is 44. AROUND FLORIDA School buses burn in Lee Co. FORT MYERS The cause of an early Sunday fire that burned at least four school buses in a Lee County lot was under investigation, authorities said. Fire crews responded to the scene at the East Transportation Center around 4 a.m. No injuries were reported. The Fort Myers Shores Fire Department said at least four buses were burned in a depot where the Lee County School District parks dozens of buses. Several other buses were checked for damage. Robert Morgan, executive director of transporta-tion for the district, told the Fort Myers News Press that bus routes and schedules would be adjusted to offset the loss of vehicles. There will not be a disruption, Morgan said.1 killed, 3 hurt in ATV crash WINTER HAVEN Polk County authorities are investigating a crash between an ATV and a bicycle that killed one per-son and critically injured three others. A sheriffs office statement says a witness called to report late Saturday that a black all-terrain-vehicle was speeding without its lights on when it swerved to avoid hitting a bicycle. The ATV landed upside down in a ditch and the bicycle was found mangled nearby. Its not immediately known who was on the ATV and who was riding the bicycle. The fatality was identified Sunday as 18-year-old Israel Bible Jr. Injured were 19-year-old Danny Bermea Jr., 21year-old Ginno Cano and 21-year-old Jose Luis Cano-Mendez. None appeared to have been wearing helmets. Authorities say speed and impairment may have been a factor in the crash.Newspaper carrier shoots attacker WINTER HAVEN A man delivering newspa-pers in central Florida shot and wounded a suspected attacker, Winter Haven police reported. Tiffany Simo and Douglas Romeo were delivering copies of the Ledger around 3 a.m. Sunday when they noticed a car following them. When the carriers stopped their truck a short time later, the cars driver, 23-year-old by Brian Scott Dickey II, approached their truck and fired four shots from a handgun, police reported. When Dickey began banging on the window with his gun and demanding they open their door, Romeo pulled his concealed firearm and fired through the window three times. Dickey fled the scene, but rescuers were soon called to his home nearby. He had three gunshot wounds. He was taken to a Lakeland hospital, where he was recovering. Residents at Dickeys home said the man had consumed a large amount of alcohol earlier in the evening and had been arguing with his brother. When the brother left, Dickey grabbed his hand-gun and drove off after his brother. He apparently thought the newspaper carriers truck was his brothers truck. This guy got much more than he bargained for, Chief Gary Hester said in a news release. These victims feared for their lives and did exactly what they needed to do. This could have turned out so much worse than it did. When hes released from the hospital, Dickey will be booked into jail on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and discharging a firearm in public, police reported. Man charged with abuse of son, 12 MIAMI BEACH A Miami Beach man is fac-ing aggravated child abuse charges after police say he tied his 12-year-old son to a pole and left him there while he went shopping for several hours. Authorities said Monday that 49-year-old Adolfo Guzman used wire bicycle locks to tie the boy to a concrete laundry pole in a common area of their apartment building. Fire rescue personnel cut the locks after passers-by noticed the boy and called police. The Miami Herald reports that Guzman told police his son had wan-dered off without permis-sion previously and that the boy had been warned he would be tied up if it happened again. Police said the boy was not injured.Mothers Day diners disrupted BRANDON More than 200 patrons were forced to leave the Buca di Beppo Italian Restaurant in the middle of their Mothers Day meals when a fire broke out. Hillsborough County fire officials say the fire started around 7:30 p.m. Sunday in restaurant in Brandon, a Tampa suburb. Daily Scripture Charm is deceptive, and beau-ty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised. Proverbs 31:30 Walters announces retirement plansNEW YORK B arbara Walters said Monday that retirement from her epochal televi-sion career is near, but its not happening right away. Walters, who began in television news as a Today girl in 1961, became the mediums best-known interviewer and invented a daytime talk show at an age many people would be going fishing, said on The View that she will step away from the camera next summer. Before that, her retirement tour will include TV specials looking back at her work. The announcement brought the 83-year-old Walters to tears. While not necessarily a surprise reports about the plan leaked out about a month ago and it was confirmed by ABC on Sunday night the discus-sion was alternately saucy and emo-tional. In the summer of 2014 I plan to retire from appearing on television at all, Walters said. She preceded her announcement with a taped piece outlining career highlights, from her appearance in a Playboy bunny outfit on Today to her interview with Syrian President Bashar Assad last year. She men-tioned her pride in rising to Today co-host and becoming the first woman on a network evening news program, co-anchoring with Harry Reasoner on ABC. Her interviews became her calling card, sitting across from actors and presidents. Her prime-time talk with Monica Lewinsky set a ratings standard.Franklin pulls out of shows due to illness NEW YORK Aretha Franklin has canceled appearances in Chicago and Connecticut later this month under a doctors recommendation. A Monday news release says Franklin will need treatment during the time period shows were sched-uled with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on May 20 and at Foxwoods Resort & Casino in Connecticut on May 26. The release doesnt specify what kind of treatment and her publicist did not immediately respond to a message seeking details. Singer Janelle Monae will step in for Franklin for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Corporate Night fundraiser. The Grammy-win-ning singer will be playing orchestral versions of her songs that shell first debut Thursday with the San Francisco Symphony. Savannah Guthrie announces engagement NEW YORK Bradley Cooper presented her with a dozen roses on the air but, oddly enough, that isnt why Today show co-host Savannah Guthrie is so happy. Guthrie reported Monday that her boyfriend, Mike Feldman, had pro-posed during a tropi-cal vacation, and she said yes. Guthrie and Feldman, a consultant at a strategic communications firm in Washington, have been dating for four years. It would be the second marriage for Guthrie, who is 41, and Feldmans first. Hes 44. 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By TONY BRITT firstname.lastname@example.org A standing-room-only crowd filled the Richardson Middle School Auditorium Monday night as they watched more than 400 ele mentary and middle school students get recognition for academic achievements during the 2012-13 school year. The Saluting Academic Dignitaries awards program was held to honor students who had no grades less than an A or B during the school year. The pro gram was sponsored by the Richardson Middle School EXCEL Science Club and Presley EXCEL Scholars program. Kersha Andre, Garet Dicks and Eva Kirby were B.D. Presley Special Award recipients for maintaining an A average throughout the school year while par ticipating in extracurricu lar activities. The three stu dents parents presented their awards. School Board mem ber Linard Johnson said its important to have an awards ceremony for aca demic achievement, just as athletic achievements are honored. Often times, we have athletic events to recog nize our athletes, but Mrs. Presley has taken the time to recognize our academic scholars, he said. Our school district is about achievement, both in the academic and athletic arena, but its especially to see the number of parents come out this evening for the number of children who were recognized for academic achievements. Johnson said more stu dents were recognized for academic achievement than he has ever seen dur ing an athletic event. Fort White Elementary had the largest contingent of people at the event as at least 200 of the schools students were recognized during the program. The keynote speaker for the event was Lake City Police Department Chief Argatha Gilmore who called the academic dignitaries, stand out students and she told them the impor tance of having a vision. Avona Randolph, a fifth grade Westside Elementary School student, introduced the keynote speaker and said she was proud to get her academic award with her classmates. Her mother, Athena Randolph, said she was proud of her daughters accomplishments. It takes a lot of courage to get up in front of all these people, she said. She did a great job introducing our speaker for this evening and Im especially proud of all of her accomplishments that shes gotten so far up to the fifth grade. Bernice Presley, spon sor of the Presley EXCEL Scholars program, said the goal of the awards pro gram was to make students feel special and appreciated for the hard work theyve done. I think the more we let these students know that we appreciate them, the more we can get scholars such as scientists, math ematicians, inventors, governors, etc., she said. When you let a child know that you appreciate even the little things that they do, then they will always reach for higher heights. We trying to encourage the students to dream big dreams. Page Editor: Jim Barr, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2013 3A 3A 1001306 As life changes, so do your needs. Let State Farm Bank help with a mortgage that ts your life and your budget. Let us help you make the right move. Bank with a Good Neighbor CALL ME TODAY FOR MORE INFORMATION. Shopping for a mortgage? State Farm Bank, F.S.B., Bloomington, IL We have a great selection. Some products and services not available in all areas. John Kasak, Agent State Farm Agent 904 SW SR 247 Branford Hwy Lake City, FL 32025 Bus: 386-752-7521 NMLS # 382656 Computerized GED testing brings changes By AMANDA WILLIAMSON email@example.com The Columbia County School Board is scheduled to vote on a contract with Pearson VUE, a computer-based testing provider, during tonights meeting to pre pare for changes to the general educaton diploma program com ing in 2014. Beginning in January, a new computer-based version of the high school equivalency test will replace the pencil-and-paper test currently available. While Florida Gateway College already offers computer testing, the county school district has not yet made the switch. However, the Career and Adult Education Center will be provid ing computer-based GED testing as early as August, but no later than October, to give the district the chance to prepare for the new test, as well as increase the amount of students tested before 2014. We are having to move into the computer-based realm, said Mary Keen, career and adult edu cation coordinator. It has a poten tial to benefit the students, but it is important that as were teach ing our students, were imparting technology skills as well. Keen encourages students who have started the GED process but have not taken the entire test to finish before the year ends. When the new test is implement ed, current scores will not be transferable, and the student will have to retake the entire test. The new test is expected to be tougher and more expensive, she said. Currently, it costs $50 for students to take the GED, and $70 for nonstudents. While the price for the new test has not yet been set, Keen believes it will be twice as much. She fears the new price may prevent students from acquiring a GED, but said they can take the test in parts to cut down on cost. The current test launched in 2002 but hasnt been changed since. The test covered five areas: reading, writing, mathematics, science and social studies. The new test has four sections, as the reading and writing assessment will be combined into Reasoning Through the Language Arts. Students are not required to take it all at once. The school district will be using the computers in the Career and Adult Education computer lab, but will only be able to test 10 students at a time compared to the 26 when using the paper version of the test. Because of the drop, Keen said, the district will have to offer GED testing more than once a month, as well as partner with Florida Gateway College to ensure everyone who wants to be tested can be. Keen said students tend to be more successful when using the computer delivery method. After the GED Testing Service intro duced computer-based testing in 2012, analysis revealed the deliv ery method cut failure rate by half and testing time by an hour and a half. The GED is not an endpoint for our students, Keen said. There is an expectation that they move on to post-secondary education. Keen plans to be at the meet ing tonight to answer any ques tions about the contract with Pearson VUE. The school board meeting will also cover the firing of Mary Loughran, director of finance for the Columbia County School dis trict. Superintendent of Schools Terry Huddleston placed Loughran on administrative leave after finance documents showed that the district will have less in the fund balance than previously expected. Huddleston said in an interview on Wednesday that he wanted someone stronger to fill the position. Also on the agenda for approv al are: An invoice in the amount of $10,645 from Florida Association of District School Superintendents for 2013-14 membership dues. Agreements with Hamilton and Suwannee county school districts to provide Title I ser vices to address-eligible students who live in Hamilton County and attend private school in Columbia County. A donation of $500 from Allstate McKnight Insurance Agency to Niblack Elementary School forstudents A+ Incentive Trip to Atlanta, Ga. An agreement with Columbia County Department of Health for 2013-14 in the amount of $61,608. An agreement with Lake City Recreation Department for the use of three school buses for the citys summer recreation pro grams. Allowing the Girl Scouts of America to hold a two-day pro gram at Lake City Middle School and Richardson Middle School to teach the Passages to Middle School to incoming sixth-grade girls. Increasing pay for lifeguards at the Aquatic Complex from $7.67 to $7.79 to coincide with the increase in the state minimum wage rate. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. at the district office. By DEREK GILLIAM firstname.lastname@example.org Lake City police arrested a man they believe sexually assaulted a local woman in November. Christopher M. Foley, 38, faces charges of sexual assault, burglary and larceny. On Nov. 11, a woman was assaulted about 5 a.m. at a Lake City house she had moved into on Nov. 8, according While walking down her hallway to investigate noises, she saw a man dressed in black clothes and a ski mask climbing through a window. The woman ran down the hall, but then fell down, the report said. Do you want to live or do you want to die, her attacker said when he caught up to her, the report said. The attacker then straddled her while she was face down, and demanded to know where her money was, the report said. She told him it was in her purse. The man asked how much money, and she told him about $500. The man then pulled down her pants. Relax, this is not my first time doing this, he reportedly told her. The man then started to undo his belt buckle, but the woman distracted him by tell him the money was in the billfold inside her purse, the report said. The woman told police that she used this tactic multiple times to distract him from molesting her, the report said. After he took the money from the billfold, he sexually assaulted her for about five minutes, the report said. Police collected DNA evidence on an item they believe was used during the incident, and a match was made from a police database on the DNA on May 1. The man the DNA matched, Foley, was on work release at the Lake City Work Release Center, the report said. Inmates in a work release program are given the opportunity to leave the center, the report said. Police detained Foley at his work release job in White Springs on May 1. He was taken back to the work release center, where he asked for an attorney to be present while being questioned, the report said. Police took Foley to the Columbia County Detention Center, where he was held 10 days. On May 6, Lake City police were successful in obtaining an arrest war rant, and on May 7 they were able to obtain a search warrant to col lect DNA from him, the report said. Police took a DNA sample from him and booked him into the Columbia County Detention Facility in lieu of $100,000 bond Friday. Foley served time in state prison multiple times. His first convictions occurred in 1992 when the courts found him guilty of burglary and two counts of grand theft, according to Department of Corrections records. He served less than three months of a two-year prison sentence, DOC records said. In 1996, Foley was convicted on four counts of burglary and one count of fraud. He served a year and 10 days of a two-year, nine-month prison sentence, DOC records show. In October of 1998, Foley was con victed of robbery in Manatee County and sentenced to 15 years. Foley Inmate charged in sexual assault 400 local students recognized in ceremonies ABOVE: Adrianne Anderson, a Summers Elementary School second-grader, shakes hands with Lake City Police Chief Argatha Gilmore after she received an academic award Monday evening dur ing the Academic Dignitaries awards recognition program. LEFT: Kerceus Andre stands with his daughter Kersha after she was named the B.D. Presley Special Award recipi ent for sixth-grade students for maintaining an A average while participating in extracur ricular activities. Photos bty TONY BRITT/ Lake City Reporter Eva Kirby (left) shares a hug with her mother Denise Kirby after Eva was named a B. D. Presley Special Award recipient Monday evening.
P ut me down as happy to see former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford coming back to Washington. He handily defeated Elizabeth Colbert Busch in Tuesdays special election for a House seat he himself once held. I hope he brings his piglets with him. Once as governor, Sanford showed up at the statehouse in Columbia with two piglets -one named pork and one named bar-rel -to protest the Legislatures quick move to reject his proposed budget that included large spending cuts. Its this kind of flair that has characterized Sanfords political career, both his six years in Congress and eight as governor. He has always been a consistent, principled and courageous conser-vative. And he has always done it with showmanship and clarity that gets the points across to voters. He displayed this showmanship in this campaign of redemption, in which he was combatting not just his opponent, but also his deeply tarnished image as result of serious ethical transgressions during his second term as governor. The story is well known. While governor, Sanford conducted an adulterous affair, disappeared to visit the woman in Argentina, lied about his whereabouts and misused state funds in making the trip. Sinful stuff.He survived to serve out his second term as governor, but departed as what seemed to be permanently damaged political goods.... Sanford appealed to voters to look past his personal transgressions, about which he has been upfront and apologetic, and to look to his impeccable conservative credentials and his political experience to do battle in Washington.... According to Alixandria Lapp, executive director the House Majority PAC, which poured some $450,000 into ads and mail against Sanford, The House Republican caucus has added yet another ethi-cally challenged embarrassment who will be an albatross around the neck of every Republican forced to answer for Sanfords embarrassing and reckless behavior. The irony ... pours forth like a tsunami when liberals start talking about morality and ethics. A few weeks ago, Washington Wizards basketball player Jason Collins announced that he is gay. This was an event of such apparent import that he received a congratu-latory phone call from the leader of the Democrat Party, President Barack Obama, and an official tweet from first lady Michelle. Both expressed their pride and joy about Collins courageous coming out. The plight of Carolyn Moos, the woman with whom Collins was liv-ing for eight years and to whom he once was engaged, was apparently of no interest to the Obamas ... nor was the deceptive life that Collins lived with her. Moos, 34, expressed distress at eight wasted prime years with Collins. She said that she never had a hint that Collins was gay and liv-ing a double life, and that she actu-ally believed marriage and children were in the cards for them. Perhaps if Sanfords adultery was a gay affair, liberals would be more understanding. When the National Republican Congressional Committee pulled its support from Sanfords race following the news that he tres-passed in the home of his former wife (to watch the Super Bowl with his son), support came in from both FreedomWorks PAC and the National Right to Life PAC. Sanfords persona pulled in two streams of conservatives -the eco-nomic conservatives and the social conservatives -that many see at odds with each other. A seasoned, principled and exciting conservative politician and leader is exactly what Republicans need today. Welcome back to Washington, Mark Sanford. OPINION Tuesday, May 14, 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 C ongratulations to the CHS Lady Tigers, who knocked off the defending champs to take Columbias first-ever state softball title on Sunday. It couldnt have happened to a finer group of young ladies. Off the field and on, they have inspired us all in their quest for the title. When they won Sunday morning, hearts swelled all over town. A lot is written and said about todays youth, as it is with every generation. Not all of it is complimentary.In this case, though, only praise is in order. Thanks, ladies, along with coach Jimmy Williams and staff, not just for winning, but for doing so with pride, poise and class. Great job, Lady TigersWelcome back, Mark Sanford OUR OPINION LETTERS POLICY Letters to the Editor should be typed or neatly written and double spaced. Letters should not exceed 400 words and will be edited for length and libel. Letters must be signed and include the writers name, address and telephone number for verification. Writers can have two letters per month published. Letters and guest columns are the opinion of the writers and not necessarily that of the Lake City Reporter BY MAIL: Letters, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056; or drop off at 180 E. Duval St. downtown. BY FAX: (386) 752-9400. BY EMAIL: email@example.com Marrying off a daughter for only $42.88 plus tips This column by yours truly was first published about three decades ago. It is being reprinted in honor, or sympathy, of my brother-in-law and his wife, who just spent beaucoup house payments on their daughter Hannahs wedding. For those parents yet to spring for their daughters per-fect nuptials, I present here the story of a wedding that cost only $42.88, plus tips:M iss Dinky Mae Altarbound, daugh-ter of Mr. and Mrs. A.A. Altarbound of Deep Fork, and Fred Apprehended, son of Mr. and Mrs. F.Q. Apprehended of Hog Haven, were married April 15 at 3:55 p.m. at Last Chance Church. The Rev. Paul Pulpit, Miss Altarbounds brother, officiated in the double-ring ceremony. The church was decorated with chrysanthemums Miss Sally Snorts made from yellow tissue and with multi-colored streamers left over from the Fourth of July celebration in Deep Fork. Church organist Penelope Pipes accompanied Miss Perennial Soloist in a rendition of Yes, Shes Got Him. Little Homer Foot accompa-nied Mrs. Pipes on the organ. He pumped. The bride, gladly given in marriage by her father, wore a long traditional gown of summer cotton. The high neckline gathered around the brides high neck was trimmed with lace from her mothers doilies. The gown had long sleeves with matching doily lace and bumble-bees embroidered at the elbow. Her waist-length mantilla was made from a satin scarf brought to her from Japan by an uncle who served in World War II. Miss Tammy Lou Altarbound, the brides younger sister, was maid of honor, and Miss Joncie Jones was the other attendant. They wore pink dresses of a wash-and-wear mate-rial acquired from their projects in Future Homemakers of America at school. Miss Altarbounds dress was shin length; Miss Jones was a little longer. Their illusion poufs were of fish net furnished courtesy of Burts Bait Shop on Main Street. The grooms twin brother, Ted, was best man. The twins wore the traditional blue suits, brown shoes and white socks. Ushers were the twins cousins, Mort and Fats Scruggs, and Miss Altarbounds great-uncle Pete, who carried the brides train, a linen tablecloth, down the aisle. Ring bearer was 28-year-old Elvis Presley Smith, another cousin of the groom. The brides mother chose a traditional brown sack dress with match-ing pocketbook and accessories. The grooms mother didnt attend the wedding; she was home sick with a bad poison-oak rash. A reception was held on the homecoming table in the woods behind the church. The table was decorated with the train from the brides gown and with greenery from Finklesteins Hot House. The Sober sisters, Sue, Syble and Sabrina, served orange drinks, iced down, and pound cake. For a short trip to Seneca, S.C., the bride wore the same thing she wore at the wedding, except for the train. The groom put on a clean pair of white socks, having spilled orange drink on his others. After the honeymoon, the couple will make their home temporarily in a converted tool shed behind the Altarbounds half-million dollar home in Deep Fork. Q Associated Press HIGHLIGHTS IN HISTORY Phil Hudginsphudgins@cninewspapers.com Q Phil Hudgins is senior editor of Community Newspapers Inc. Star Parkerparker@urbancure.org Q Star Parker is president of CURE, Coalition on Urban Renewal and Education (www.urbancure.org). On this date in:1921, Fascists gain in Italian elections, supplying a springboard for Benito Mussolinis dictatorship. 1948, British mandate in Palestine ends, and an independent state of Israel is formed; Arab Legion of Transjordan invades Palestine and enters Jerusalem. 1955, Warsaw Pact formed by Albania, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, East Germany, Hungary, Poland, Romania, and the Soviet Union. 1964, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev opens Aswan Dam in Egypt. 1972, Okinawa reverts to Japan after 27 years under U.S. jurisdiction. 1987, troops storm Fiji Parliament, declaring military government after kidnapping prime minister and his cabinet in South Pacifics first coup. 1988, Iraqi warplanes attack and set ablaze five ships at offshore oil-loading terminal that belongs to Iran. 1989, Baltic nationalists call for economic independence from Moscow by following year. 1991, Winnie Mandela sentenced to six years in prison following conviction on kidnapping charges in South Africa, but is freed on the equivalent of $72 bail. 1992, intense fighting in Sarajevo traps 350 U.N. personnel in the Bosnian city. 1993, a car bomb devastates a street in a fashionable Rome neighborhood, injuring 23 people. 1994, in a challenge to the United States, North Korea says that is has begun removing nuclear fuel from its largest reactor without international inspectors present.4AOPINION
May 14 Medicare seminar The Lifestyle Enrichment Center, 628 SE Allison Court, will have a free Medicare seminar from 5 to 6 p.m. Seminar will be moderated by Irv Crowetz of C/C & Assoc. Subjects covered will be: What you need to know about Medicare; when to enroll; whats covered and is a supplement needed. To reserve a seat, call (386) 755-3476 ext. 107. Remembrance event Haven Hospice will have a Spring Love and Remembrance Butterfly Memorial at 6 p.m. at the Suwannee Valley Care Center Community Room, 6037 W. U.S. Highway 90, to celebrate the lives of those who have touches us so deeply. Attendees are encouraged to bring pictures and mementos of loved ones that can be placed on our Table of Memories. Anyone in the community who has lost someone is invited. For more information, the hos pice office at (386) 7529191. Local history The Friends of the Library will host Henry Sheldon as he discusses over 150 years of Lake Citys history at 7 p.m. in the Columbia County Library, 308 NW Columbia Ave. Plant clinic University of Florida Master Gardeners are available every Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Columbia County Extension Office, 164 SW Mary Ethel Lane, to answer questions about lawns and plants. Bring samples for free diagno sis or solutions. For more information, call 752-5384. Support group Another Way Inc. pro vides a domestic violence support group every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. If you are a current or for mer survivor of domestic violence, call (386) 7192702 for group location and an intake appointment. All services are free and confidential. Native plants The Sparkleberry Chapter Meeting of the Florida Native Plant Society will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Hatch Park 403 SE Craven St. in Branford. The pro gram will include The Art of Propagating, presented by native plant enthusiast Betsy Martin. For more information, contact Mae Brandt at (386) 466-0915 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Homeless coalition The monthly meeting of the Homeless Services Network of Suwannee Valley will be at 4 p.m. at the Columbia County Public Library West Branch on Hall of Fame Drive. The Homeless Services Network of Suwannee Valley serves the counties of Columbia, Hamilton, Lafayette and Suwannee Counties. United Way of Suwannee Valley serves as the lead agency for the coalition. For further infor mation, contact Jennifer Lee, homeless coordinator, United Way of Suwannee Valley, at (386) 752-5604 ext. 107. May 15 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. CHS class lunch The Columbia High School class of 1946 will have its quarterly lunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Phish Heads restaurant on South Main Boulevard. Cost of the lunch will be paid by a class member. For more information, call Lenvil Dicks at 752-8585 or 961-1104. VA walk Lake City Veterans Administration Medical Center will participate in the third annual VA2K from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Meet by the auditoirium. The event is to raise funds to held homeless veterans. Donations of coats, cloth ing, underwear, toiletry items, footwear, blankets, canned goods and non-per ishables will be collected. or more information, con tact wellness coordinator Barry Murphy at 352-3761611 ext. 4499 or at barry. email@example.com. May 16 Retired educators The Columbia County Retired Educators will meet at the Country Buffet at 1 p.m. This is our last meet ing for the year. For more information call Mr. Will Brown at 752-2431. Any retired person interested in education is welcome to attend. Ombudsman meeting The North Central Florida Long-term Care Ombudsman Council will meet at 1 p.m. at the Alachua Regional Service Center, 14107 NW Highway 441 in Alachua. The ombuds man program is seeking volunteers to advocate for the rights of elders living in nursing homes, assisted living facilities and adult family care homes. For more information, call tollfree (888)831-0404 or go online to http://ombuds man.myflorida.com. Fostering, adoption A class for people interested in fostering or adopting children, Model Approach to Partnerships and Parenting, will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. For additional details and to register for classes, con tact Lakisha Mills at (386) 243-8804. District meeting The Suwannee River Water Management District Board of Governors will meet at 9 a.m at Cedar Key Library, 460 Second St. in Cedar Key. The board will hold a workshop at the library beginning at 8:30 a.m. Friday. For more infor mation, call Lisa Cheshire at (386) 362-1001. Camera club Branford Camera Club will meet on at 7 p.m. at Cuzins Restaurant on U.S. 129 across from Scaffs Market in Branford. The meeting will feature an introduction to macro pho tography by Ron Grey and Susan Watson. The pro gram will be followed with a lessons learned review of our Spring Photo Critique and sharing photos from our April field trip to the Okefenokee Swamp. For more information, contact Carolyn Hogue at (386) 935-2044 or Gary Kueppers at (386) 362-6957. May 16-18 School musical Students of Richardson Middle School will perform the musical Cinderella in the school auditorium. Shows will be Thursday and Friday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 3 and 7 p.m. Admission is $5. May 16-19 Book sale Friends of the Library will conduct its annual half-price book sale today through Saturday at the Columbia County Public Library, 308 NW Columbia Ave., during regular library hours. All books will be half off the regular price. May 17 Golf tournament Kiwanis Clubs annual charity golf tournament will begin with registration and lunch at 11:30 a.m. at the Country Club of Lake City. Shotgun start will be at 1 p.m. Cost is $60.00 per player. For more infor mation, contact Carl SteMarie at (386) 752-2266, or Norbie Ronsonet Jr. at (386) 752-2180. Church anniversary Sisters Welcome Missionary Baptist Church, 3194 SW Sisters Welcome Road, will cele brate its 122nd anniversary with a service at 7 p.m. For more information, contact the Rev. Major Franklin at (904) 610-3598 or Sister Shirley Franklin at (904) 955-6146. Church anniversary DaySpring Missionary Baptist church, 849 NE Congress Ave., will cele brate its 48th anniversary will services beginning at 6 p.m. The Apostle Henry Wilson and his congrega tion from Harvest of Life Ministries will deliver the word, along with the Anointed Wilson Singers. A fellowship meal will fol low. For more information, contact Elvira George at 752-7054. 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. Page Editor: Jim Barr, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2013 5A 5A TM Where you get the Best for Less! Lake City Commons Center (Next to Publix) 752-3733 FREE GLASSES Buy one pair of glasses at regular price & receive a FREE PAIR OF GLASSES Some Restrictions Apply. Coupon Required. Expires May 31, 2013 1 Pair Eyeglasses Some Restrictions Apply. Coupon Required. Expires May 31, 2013 $ 99 NOW Includes lenses & frames. Ask About CareCredit *Credit approval required.* See store for details. CONTACTS EYE EXAMS By Independent Optometrist Its not about light or dark. Its about everything in-between. ADAPTIVE LENSES WILSONS CONTAINERS Construction/Debris Containers Available 755-7060 Delivered to your job site today Adelia Ivon Green Gokey Adelia Ivon Green Gokey, 72, passed away on Friday, May 10, 2013. She was born in Lake City to the late Frasier and Lou ise [Keen] Green. Ivon enjoyed and making her husband happy. She loved to cook and was a great homemaker. One of her greatest joys was to getting her big family together, prepar ing big meals and having fun. Ivon loved to sing and worked actively in her church, as Presi dent of Womens Ministires. Her career was in Civil Service and when she returned to Lake City she worked at CO2 until retiring. Survivors include her loving husband, Joseph Gordon Gokey; son, Curtis Wayne (Lorie) Cor nell; brothers, Frasier Green Jr., David Stephen Green, Joseph Daniel Green, Elijah Paul Green; sisters, Lillian Green Porter and Myra Green Curtis; and a host of nieces and nephews. Mrs. Ivon Gokeys Going Home Celebration will be con ducted at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at the Evangel Church of God. Visitation with the family will be held one hour prior to service time (1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m.) at the church. Interment will be held at a later ily asks that donations be made to your favorite charity in her honor. GATEWAY-FOREST LAWN FUNERAL HOME 3596 South U.S. Hwy 441, Lake City, FL 32025, (386) 752-1954. Please leave words of comfort for the family at www.gatewayforestlawn.com Ethel Marie Powell Mrs. Ethel Marie Powell, age 90, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at the Still Waters West. She was the widow of the late Roy C. Powell. She is survived by two sons, Edward Davis and David Powell; one daughter, Jan ice Norris; nine grandchil dren; one brother, Drew Fish; and one sister, Clois Stafford. Funeral services will be con ducted on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Guerry Funeral Home with Visitation with the family will be one hour prior to the service from 10-11:00 AM on Wednes day. Interment will follow at Wellborn Cemetery. Arrange ments are under the direction of GUERRY FUNERAL HOME Lake City. Please sign the guestbook at www.guerryfuneralhome.net Lulu Mae Richardson Lulu Mae Richardson, 71, a life long resident of Lake City died early Monday morning May 13, 2013 at Shands Hospital in Gainesville. She was the daugh ter of the late Arthur and Ardelia Luke Roberts. Mrs. Richardson was a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church as well as the Lake City Moose Lodge, Ameri can Legion and the V.F.W. She camping. She was an avid garden ers. She also enjoying hosting parties and was a Florida Gator fan. Mrs. Richardson loved her family dearly. Mrs. Richardson was preceded in death by three husbands, D.J. Whitcomb, Albert Stalvey, and Bobby Richardson, Three bothers Junior Roberts, Willy Roberts and Alford Jor dan, and one sister Janie Garnett. Mrs. Richardson is survived by three sons Freddy Whitcomb (Darla), Lake City; Rodney Stalvey (Sara) and sister Kay Stalvey Macon, Georgia; De wayne Richardson (Zena) and sis ters, Lake City; a brother Alford Jordan, Bronson, Florida; a sister Lisa Pippon, Hastings Florida; two grandsons Brent Whitcomb (Destiny) and Joshua Whitcomb both of Lake City. A special niece Ellen Johnson, Hastings, FL and special friends Bill and Pickles also survive. God saw the road was getting rough, the hills were hard to climb. He gently closed those loving eyes and whis pered, Peace Be Thine. The weary hours, the days of pain, the sleepless nights are past. The ever patient worn-out frame, has found sweet rest at last. Graveside funeral services for Mrs. Richardson will be con ducted on Thursday May 16, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. at Corinth Cemetery with Rev. Randy Og receive friends from 5-7 P.M. Wednesday at Dees-Parrish Family Funeral Home. Arrange ments are under the direction of the DEES-PARRISH FAMILY FUNERAL HOME 458 South Marion Ave., Lake City, FL 32025 (386) 752-1234. Please sign the on-line family guest book at parrishfamilyfuneralhome.com. Obituaries are paid advertise ments. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified depart ment at 752-1293. OBITUARIES COMMUNITY CALENDAR To submit your Community Calendar item, contact Jim Barr at 754-0424 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City Reporter Swinging good time Johnathan Zamoyta (from right), 10, watches as Stephen Lee III, 5, pushes Willow Lee, 2, under a sycamore tree at their home Monday.
6A LAKE CITY REPORTER NEWS TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2013 Page Editor: Jim Barr, 754-04246A Bring your unwantedGold, Silver & Platinumto someone you can trustPrecious metals are seeing record values.Please call me for a private and con dential appointmentto sell or trade your unwanted gold, silver and platinum.George R. Ward Downtown Lake City (386) 752-5470 Jay Poole, AAMSFinancial Advisor846 S W Baya DriveLake City FL 32025386-752-3545 By STEPHEN OHLEMACHERAssociated PressWASHINGTON Acting Internal Revenue Service Commissioner Steven T. Miller repeat-edly failed to tell Congress that tea party groups were being inappropriately tar-geted, even after he had been briefed on the mat-ter. The IRS said Monday that Miller was first informed on May, 3, 2012, that applications for tax-exempt status by tea party groups were inappropri-ately singled out for extra, sometimes burdensome scrutiny. At least twice after the briefing, Miller wrote letters to members of Congress to explain the process of reviewing appli-cations for tax-exempt sta-tus without revealing that tea party groups had been targeted. On July 25, 2012, Miller testified before the House Ways and Means oversight subcommittee but again was not forth-coming on the issue despite being asked about it. At the hearing, Rep. Kenny Marchant, R-Texas, told Miller that some polit-ically active tax-exempt groups in his district had complained about being harassed. Marchant did not explicitly ask if tea party groups were being targeted. But he did ask how applications were handled. Miller responded, We did group those organiza-tions together to ensure consistency, to ensure quality. We continue to work those cases, accord-ing to a transcript on the committees website. He added, It is my hope that some of the noise that we heard earlier this year has abated as we continue to work through these cases. Earlier, Rep. Charles Boustany, R-La., had raised concerns with the IRS about complaints that tea party groups were being harassed. Boustany specif-ically mentioned tea party groups in his inquiry. But in a June 15, 2012, letter to Boustany, Miller gave a generic response. He said that when the IRS saw an increase in appli-cations from groups that were involved in political activity, the agency took steps to coordinate the handling of the case to ensure consistency. He added that agents worked with tax law experts to develop approaches and materials that could be helpful to the agents working the cases. Miller did not mention that in 2011, those materi-als included a list of words to watch for, such as tea party and patriot. He also didnt disclose that in January 2012, the criteria for additional screening was updated to include references to the Constitution or the Bill of Rights. They repeatedly failed to disclose and be truth-ful about what they were doing, said Rep. Dave Camp, R-Mich., chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee. Camps committee is holding a hearing on the issue Friday and Miller is scheduled to testify. We are going to need to find out how much he knew, Camp said of Miller.Top IRS official didnt reveal tea party targeting PAY: College presidents salaries inconsistent Continued From Page 1Aof trustees. However, the inspector general had recommended the college switch from a rolling contract to an annual contract. An annual contract would need to be approved by the board and signed by Hall every year. The report said rolling contracts have the poten-tial to allow colleges not to amend their contracts in a timely manner to comport with changes to statutes. Thomas Riherd II, chairman of the FGC board of trustees, wrote in a letter addressed to the inspec-tor general that the board will work with its lawyers to have an annual contract for Hall by the start of the 2014-15 school year. Riherd assured the inspector general the col-leges legal council would look at Halls contract and make sure it complies with state law. Also, Riherd wrote that the board will set specific performance goals and expectations that will tie into his evaluation. The letter says the FGC board of trustees will plan a study session to analyze the recommendations from the inspector general. Scott last year ordered his chief inspector general to review the salaries and benefits offered to the 28 presidents in the state col-lege system after trustees at a Jacksonville college agreed to a $1.2 million severance package with the outgoing president. The probe did not cover the salaries and benefits paid to presidents at the states 12 public univer-sities which include schools such as University of Florida or Florida State University. The final report released Monday showed that pres-idents in the state college system are receiving near-ly $10 million in salaries and benefits during the current fiscal year. Some of the salaries range from nearly $144,000 to more than $630,000 to the president at Miami-Dade College. State law limits college president salaries to $225,000 if the money comes directly from state taxpayers. But colleges are allowed to augment the sal-ary with money from other sources. Chief Inspector General Melinda Miguel noted that in some instances the total amount of pay and ben-efits offered to presidents was not readily transpar-ent or that some con-tracts offered benefits for life which means the total owed by taxpayers is dif-ficult to calculate. Some college presidents get car allowances, or hous-ing allowances or medical insurance premiums. One former president at a col-lege in Bradenton received nearly $21,000 in insurance premiums. Miguels probe also noted that most colleges had contracts that appear to violate state laws designed to restrict severance pack-ages paid to presidents who either resign volun-tarily or are forced to leave their job. Many of these contracts included provi-sions that would allow a president to receive a pay-out above what is allowed in law. Only eight colleges tied contracts to performance goals. Lake City Reporter staff writer Derek Gilliam con-tributed to this report. BRAINS: Summers Elementary team takes title Continued From Page 1Atrophy, all the students were winners, said Kitty McElhaney, director of curriculum, assessment and accountability for the county School District. Team members compete within their schools for the right to represent the school at the Battle of the Brains. The schools competing were Columbia City Elementary, Eastside Elementary, Epiphany Catholic School, Five Points Elementary, Fort White Elementary, Melrose Park Elementary, Niblack Elementary, Pinemount Elementary, Summers Elementary and Westside Elementary. The competition consisted of 10 rounds, which were comprised of seven minutes or 24 questions whichever came first. For most of the rounds, the questions were answered before time ran out. According to school dis-trict officials, the children answered more questions this year than in the past. The students from Summers felt the questions alternated between tough and easy. Calvin said he even knew some of the questions from practice. To prepare for the compe-tition, the students prac-ticed three days a week since March. Next year, Harrington intends to start the practice earlier in the year. The school even held a mock battle in the cafeteria to prepare the participants for being on stage, hearing the buzzer and looking into an audience full of watchful eyes. Finishing positions for the other teams were not announced. Epiphany Catholic School team members said they are walking away winners regardless of where they finished. They enjoyed the competition and loved get-ting their pictures taken. The trophies were a bonus too. Well, said Kylie Parrish, now I know some more stuff. Like Summers, the group felt the questions were both easy and hard, but the sec-ond round seemed more difficult. They accomplished so much in just a short period of time, said their coach, Mark Wilson. They knew the contest was hard, but they maintained a good attitude... I dont believe in pressure. Just have fun. All the parents seemed proud of their children. Claude Ste-Marie, grandfa-ther of Mikah Gustavson, said his grandson is good at everything he does. Hes a baseball player and a well-rounded student. Gyros parents said their son com-peted in the math bee the year before, but came in second place. Gyro swore he would make it to the Battle of the Brains and do great. He did, and he said hes so happy. Im very proud of all of them, said Calvins moth-er, Stephanie Hencin. It was a team effort, and I think they all did beauti-fully. They made Summers proud. Summers principal Terri Metrick, wearing the bright yellow of the team, said she was proud of the students and of the coach, Harrington. It was Harringtons first year going to Battle of the Brains, and she had no idea what to expect. She talk-ed to friends at Eastside Elementary for tips on the competition. Her co-coach, Kristina Murphy, is a first year teacher at Summers. Just the fact that two newbies could come and lead a team having never competed in Battle of the Brains to win, Harrington said. We could never have done it without confidence and great lead-ership. Summers is a force to be reckoned with. JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterMembers of the Summers Elementary School Battle of the Bra ins team pose for a photograph after being named the winner of the 2013 Kiwanis Battle of the Brains competition on Monday. Pictured are (front row, from left) principal Terri Metrick team sponsor Kristina Murphy, team members Gyro Delos Trinon, Bryson Staats, Calvin Hencin Mikah Gustavson, team sponsor Leila Harrington; and (back row, from left) Kiwanis Club of Lake City members Matt Vann, James Carter and Kyle Keen. Obama tries to swat down 2 controversiesBy JULIE PACEWhite House CorrespondentWASHINGTON President Barack Obama tried to swat down a pair of brewing controversies Monday, denouncing as outra-geous the targeting of conserva-tive political groups by the fed-eral IRS but angrily denying any administration cover-up after last years deadly attacks in Benghazi, Libya. Simultaneous investigations and demands by Republicans for more have put the White House on the defensive, embold-ened GOP lawmakers and threat-ened to overtake a second-term Obama agenda already off to a rocky start. During a joint news conference with British Prime Minister David Cameron, the normally even-keeled Obama appeared agitated over the resurgent investigation into the September attack at a U.S. diplomatic com-pound in Benghazi. He dismissed the Republican-driven effort as a sideshow that dishonors the four Americans who were killed, including Ambassador Christopher Stevens. Theres no there there, Obama declared in his first public comments since GOP lawmakers launched new hearings on the matter. The fact that this keeps on getting churned up, frankly, has a whole lot to do with political motivations. Seeking to keep another controversy from spinning out of control, the president rebuked the IRS for scrutinizing the tax-exempt status of groups with conservative titles such as Tea Party or Patriot in their names. Those responsible, Obama said, must be held fully accountable. Ive got no patience with it, he added. I will not tolerate it and we will find out exactly what happened. The president said he first learned of the matter Friday when it was reported by news organi-zations. Spokesman Jay Carney said later that the White House counsels office was alerted on April 22 that the IRS inspector general was completing a review of an IRS office in Cincinnati. Neither issue appears to be going away any time soon. On Monday, Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, asked authors of an independent government review into the Benghazi attack to meet privately with commit-tee investigators. And the House Ways and Means Committee said it plans to hold a hearing on the IRS matter on Friday. The two controversies are the latest in a series of unex-pected challenges that have con-sumed the White House since Obama began his second term in January. Among the others: the Boston Marathon bombings, Syrias alleged use of chemical weapons and fresh nuclear provo-cations from North Korea. Its hardly the start Obamas team envisioned after he solidly won re-election in November. The White House had hoped to achieve an early victory on immi-gration overhaul, make another run at a sweeping deficit reduc-tion deal, and perhaps take a stab at tackling climate change. But those plans were upended even before Obamas inaugura-tion, when the horrific December massacre of 20 school children and six adults in Newtown, Conn., thrust gun control to the fore-front of Obamas domestic agen-da. That legislative effort failed on Capitol Hill last month, leav-ing Obama with a political defeat and giving critics of immigration reform more time to organize their opposition. Obama still has an opportunity to reverse course and claim a big second-term victory if immigra-tion changes can be approved. Draft legislation being debated in the Senate has bipartisan support, and Republicans have a political incentive to back an overhaul given the growing political power of Hispanic voters, who voted overwhelmingly Democratic in 2012. For the White House, the challenge will be to keep Capitol Hill focused on immigration and other legislative priorities, not a persis-tent cycle of investigations. The American people want Washington to focus on the issues that matter most to them, Carney said Monday. The imper-ative for getting things done still exists. However, Republicans made clear that they plan to keep pressing the president on both Benghazi and the IRS. The administration continues to lose credibility by fail-ing to answer even the simplest questions, refusing to take full responsibility and failing to pro-duce a plan to move forward, Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus told The Associated Press. Tea party targeting, Benghazi attack put him on defensive.
Tuesday 25th ANNUAL YOUNG AT ARTReception & Award Ceremony @ CCSD Administrative Complex Auditorium-5:00-6:30 p.m. ADMINISTRATORS Meeting @ CCSD Administrative Complex, room 227 10:00 a.m. PE TEACHERS Meeting @ Pinemount Elementary 2:15 p.m. SUMMERS ELEMENTARY Kindergarten to Camp Kulaqua 9:00 a.m 1:30 p.m. SCIENCE CIT Meeting @ CCSD Administrative Complex, room 207 3:30 4:30 p.m. FWMS Band Concert in gym 7:00 p.m. EASTSIDE ELEMENTARY Students Open School Board meet-ing 700 p.m. FORT WHITE ELEMENTARY 3rd grade Field Day on football field 8:30 10:30 a.m. WESTSIDE ELEMENTARYWestside Night @ Papa John's Pizza; Boy Scout Round Up 7:00 p.m. LCMS Grade Level Department meeting 8:00 a.m.; Football practice 3:45 6:15 p.m. FIVE POINTS ELEMENTARY 3rd Grade Field DayWednesday FWHS American History AP Exam 8:00 a.m.; Senior Exams (15 & 16) EASTSIDE ELEMENTARY 2nd grade Field Day; 4th grade to "Miracle of Science" presentation @ Hopeful Baptist SUMMERS ELEMENTARY Tornado Drill (all classrooms) 10:00 a.m. FORT WHITE ELEMENTARY 5th grade to Aquatic Complex 9:00 a.m. 2:00 p.m. WESTSIDE ELEMENTARYPlay for classes of Penny Franey, Amy shiver & Margie Pollock; 1st Grade Retention meeting LCMS Faculty meeting in Media Center 8:00 a.m; Spirit Rings deliv-ered in cafeteria 11:15 a.m. 1:15 p.m.; ValuTeachers in lounge all day; Football practice 3:45 6:15 p.m. FIVE POINTS ELEMENTARY 2nd Grade Field Day; Non-instruc-tional Appreciation Luncheon from PTOThursday MELROSE PARK ELEMENTARY PreK field trip to Smitty's Western Store & Roadhouse; School Advisory Council (SAC) meeting 5:30 p.m.; PTO Night, Chorus Spring Concert & Talent Show in cafeteria 6:30 p.m. CAREER & ADULT EDUCATION -Student meeting @ CCSD Central Building, room 130 10:00 a.m. 12:00 noon SUMMERS ELEMENTARY 5th grade to Sea World 6:00 a.m. 9:00 p.m.; 3rd grade Bootcamp Celebration @ Sam Vann Park 10:00 a.m. 1:30 p.m. FWHS ; World History AP Exam 8:00 a.m.; FFA Banquet in gym 7:00 p.m. CCE Chorus Spring Concert in cafeteria 7:00 p.m. EASTSIDE ELEMENTARY -Tiger Carnival all day FORT WHITE ELEMENTARY 4th grade Field Day 8:30 10;30 a.m.; School Advisory Council (SAC) meeting 6:00 p.m.; PTO meeting 7:00 p.m. WESTSIDE ELEMENTARYStep Up Night!; Literacy Night; School Advisory Council (SAC) meeting 5:30 p.m.; 3rd grade Field Day; 2nd Grade Retention meeting LCMS-ValuTeachers in lounge all day; Band Spring Concert @ FGC Performing Arts Center-7:00 p.m.; Football practice 3:45-6:15 p.m. FIVE POINTS ELEMENTARY 1st Grade Field Day; 3rd grade Alligator Farm field trip; 2nd grade Lake City Bowl field tripFriday LAST DAY FOR SENIORS (CHS & FWHS) SUMMERS ELEMENTARY 4th Grade Retention meeting 8:00 a.m.; Special Area Talent show in All Purpose Room 8:00 a.m. 2:00 p.m.; 3rd grade FCAT Bootcamp celebration @ Sam Vann Park 10:00 a.m. 1:30 p.m.; Last day for library book / AR checkout; Roberts' World Travelers Unit ends 10:00 a.m. 12:00 noon CHRYSALIS CENTER RMS & FWMS performance 6:00 p.m. FWHS Spring Football Classic @ stadium 7:00 p.m. EASTSIDE ELEMENTARY 4th grade Field Day FORT WHITE ELEMENTARY 2nd grade Field Day on football field 8;30 10:30 a.m. WESTSIDE ELEMENTARYLast day for AR; Einstein Day LCMS Football practice 3:45 6:15 p.m. FIVE POINTS ELEMENTARY Kindergarten Field Day; 4th grade Sea World field trip; Library books due backSaturday FWHS Baseball Banquet in gym 6:00 p.m. LCMS Chorus Banquet @ Columbia County Fairgrounds 6:00 9:00 p.m. Tyra Bennett, 10 Parents: Tony and Patty Bennett School/Grade: Summers Elementary / 5th grade Principal: Mrs. Metrick Clubs / Organizations: At Summers Elementary, Tyra is a member of the Summers Singers. She is also a member of the Union AME Church, where she sings in the choir and dances with the Praise Dancers. She also takes piano lessons and attends Bard Gymnastics. What would you like to do when you get out of school? I would like to be a dentist. Achievements: A/B Honor Roll for 5 years; Citizenship Award for 5 years; Honorable Mention Summers Science Fair 2009; Student of the Month for 3rd 5th grades;Columbia County Honors Choir; National Physical Fitness Award for one mile; Presidential Physical Fitness Award and holds the school record for sit and reach; AAU Gym Achiever What do you like best about school? I like Reading and PE the best. Teachers comment: Tyra is a top-notch stu-dent that always pushes herself to try her best in every area. She is a wonderful role model to her peers and is willing to help others in class. I am very proud to be a part of Tyras 5th grade year at Summers Elementary. Principals comment: Tyra is an outstanding and respectful young lady that sets a positive and shining example each day at Summers Elementary. She is kind to everyone and always exhibits good values and decisions. She has always been willing to help others with a smile. It has been my honor and privilege to have been a part of watching her mature into an honorable and well rounded student that is motivated to con-tinue to excel. Students comment: I feel honored, great, and joyful about receiving this recognition. ON CAMPUS STUDENT PROFILE CLASS NOTESQ To leave an anonymous message about a pos sible dangerous situation concerning Columbia County schools, call toll-free, (866) 295-7303.Q To leave an anonymous message about a possible truancy problem in Columbia County schools, call 758-4947.Q Items for the school page should be dropped off or mailed to: Jim Barr, Lake City Reporter 180 E. Duval St., Lake City, FL 32055; faxed to (386) 752-9400; or emailed to email@example.com by 5 p.m. Thursdays. BulletinBoard NEWS ABOUT OUR SCHOOLS COURTESYTyra Bennett. Awards luncheon The North Florida Center of Excellence Annual Spring Awards and National Achievers Society Luncheon will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Springville Community Center, 3710 NW Suwannee Valley Road. Achievers will be recognized for their participa-tion in various activities throughout the year. The speaker will be Ashlin Thomas, a National Achiever completing her first year in Florida State University honors pre-med program. The luncheon fee $15 for adults and $5 for students who are not Achievers. For more information, contact Gloria McIntosh at (386) 755-8080 ext 293 or firstname.lastname@example.org.Westside Elementary SchoolArt awardsColumbia County Schools Young at Art award recipients for Westside were: Marie Swezey, Colby King, Tieler Brannon, Farrah Baldwin, Kaitlyn Suggs and Joany Caballero. These students along with those chosen from all the other schools in the county will be rec-ognized at the award cer-emony from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Columbia County School Board Auditorium. The ceremony and recep-tion will take place just before the scheduled School Board meeting.Niblack Elementary SchoolPre-K graduationJoin us for a celebration at Niblacks Pre-K Graduation on Friday, May 24, at 9 a.m. All family, friends and community are invited. COURTESY PHOTOColumbia City young artistsColumbia City Elementary Schools Young Artists of the Month for May are (front row, from left) Ava Jenkins, grade 1; Nicolette Doerr, grade K; Isa bella Cabral, grade 2; Houston Crews, grade 3; (back row) incoming Principal Ed Carter, Princip al Lana Boone, Olivia Brattin, grade 4; art teacher Michelle Gorman. Not pictured Andrew Faul, grade 5 The Young Artist of the Month program is a business partnership activity between the Columbia County School District and Sunstate Federal Credit Union, Mix 94.3, Lake City Advertiser and Pizza Boy Pizza. CALENDAR 7A LAKE CITY REPORTER SCHOOLS TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2013 Page Editor: Jim Barr, 754-04247ASCHOOL 234 SW Main Blvd. 752-5866 Af_e9liej#@@@ 8^\ek DXip?%Jldd\iXcc =`eXeZ`XcJ\im`Z\jI\g% For Life Insurance Go With Someone You Know SHOOL POSITIVES Highlights of positive things going on in Columbia County schools:Eastside Elementary1. Eastside Elementary had 187 students make A or A/B Honor Roll during the 3rd 9 weeks. 2. Eastside Elementary recently received a $1000 Beacon Grant for our bi-monthly family reading nights. 3. Eastside Elementary 3rd-5th students participated in the Rock, The FCAT Pep Rally on Friday, April 12th. During the pep rally 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade teachers performed for the students. 4. Eastside 3rd-5th grade students have been earning FCAT tickets over the last three weeks in prepara-tion for FCAT. Students receive tickets for attendance, staying on task, participating, and completing FCAT prep assignments. We will be having a drawing after FCAT and students will havethe opportunity to win prizes. Eastside PTO has helped us purchase over $2,000 in prizes. Five Points ElementaryPositive comments made by students:1. I like the plooter lab.2. We have school supplies.3. The teachers respect me.4. The teachers help us shoot for a better education.5. The new PE shed.Positive comments made by teachers and staff:7. We have plenty of resources.8. Mr. Allen is a great principal that lets you know what he expects, without staying on your back about everything. 9. Mrs. Earle lets us order things to better educate our students. 10. Special area teachers always greet me with a smile. 11. The Safety Patrol and Student Council programs help to give students self-esteem.Fort White Elementary1. First grade student, Emily, thinks Fort White Elementary is like a family. 2. Fort White Elementary Schools administration, faculty, and staff have one common ground: students. We do it all for the kids. 3. Fifth grader, Travis, thinks the library has fantastic books. 4. Myrisa in fifth grade feels protected and safe during class hours. 5. In Kindergarten, Reilly really likes his lunch ladies!Fort White High School1. The prom was beautiful and a huge success.2. FWHS will host the conference tournament at our school for baseball and softball. 3. Campus beautification is starting to shape up.4. FCAT is almost behind us and students and Teachers are working hard. 5. FWHS has wonderful community support. COURTESY PHOTOSpeech competition winnerLake City Middle School sixth-grader William Burns sh ows off awards he won in the Tropicana Speech Competition held recently. William placed first at the school level, th e county level and the district level held in Baker County
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Lake City Reporter SPORTS Tuesday, May 14, 2013 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B Story ideas? Contact Tim Kirby Sports Editor 754-0421 email@example.com 1BSPORTS History made BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City Reporter Columbia Highs softball team celebrates after winning the Class 6A State Championship at the Vero Beach Sports Village on Sunday. CHS softball claims state championship By BRANDON FINLEY firstname.lastname@example.org It was a lifetime in the making that finally came to fruition on Sunday morning as the Columbia High soft ball team claimed the first state championship in the programs history. Columbia High defeated Pembroke Pines Charter, 6-2, in a game that took two days to finish and the Lady Tigers were crowned the Class 6A State Champions. The game resumed at 9:30 on Sunday morning with the Lady Tigers lead ing 3-0 after a weather delay forced the game to be post poned on Saturday. Columbia picked back up where it left off including a pitching performance that ended in a no-hitter from Erin Anderson to help the Lady Tigers earn the state title. Anderson was dominant in 6 2/3 innings with six strikeouts and three walks to earn the win. If you can throw a nohitter in a championship game, youre not going to lose, Columbia head coach Jimmy Williams said after the game. Shes been a biggame pitcher for us and has won a lot of games for us, but she saved her best for last. I hope she will win a lot more for us in the future. Columbia (28-4) was also impressive with the bats in roughing up Pembroke Pines Claire Blount to the tune of eight hits led by Kayli Kvistad, who reached base in each of her four trips to the plate. Kvistad ended the game with two hits including a double and walked twice. Tatum Morgan and Lacey CHS continued on 4B
SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today CYCLING 5 p.m. NBCSN Tour of California, stage 3, Palmdale to Santa Clarita, Calif. HOCKEY 5 a.m. NBCSN IIHF World Championship, preliminary round, United States vs. Slovakia, at Helsinki MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7 p.m. MLB Regional coverage, Boston at Tampa Bay or San Francisco at Toronto NBA BASKETBALL 7 p.m. TNT Playoffs, conference semifinals, game 4, New York at Indiana 9:30 p.m. TNT Playoffs, conference semifinals, game 5, Golden State at San AntonioBASKETBALLNBA playoffs CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS Sunday Golden State 97, San Antonio 87, OT, series tied 2-2 Today New York at Indiana, 7 p.m.Golden State at San Antonio, 9:30 p.m.BASEBALLAL standings East Division W L Pct GB New York 23 13 .639 Baltimore 23 15 .605 1Boston 22 16 .579 2 Tampa Bay 19 18 .514 4 12 Toronto 15 24 .385 9 12 Central Division W L Pct GB Cleveland 20 15 .571 Detroit 20 15 .571 Kansas City 18 16 .529 1 12 Minnesota 17 17 .500 2 12 Chicago 15 20 .429 5 West Division W L Pct GB Texas 24 13 .649 Oakland 19 20 .487 6 Seattle 18 20 .474 6 12 Los Angeles 14 23 .378 10 Houston 10 28 .263 14 12 Todays Games Cleveland (Kazmir 2-1) at Philadelphia (Pettibone 2-0), 7:05 p.m. San Diego (Cashner 2-2) at Baltimore (Tillman 3-1), 7:05 p.m. Seattle (F.Hernandez 5-2) at N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 4-3), 7:05 p.m. San Francisco (Zito 3-1) at Toronto (Dickey 2-5), 7:07 p.m. Houston (Harrell 3-3) at Detroit (Fister 4-1), 7:08 p.m. Boston (Lackey 1-3) at Tampa Bay (M.Moore 6-0), 7:10 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Peavy 4-1) at Minnesota (Correia 4-2), 8:10 p.m. Kansas City (Guthrie 5-0) at L.A. Angels (Vargas 1-3), 10:05 p.m. Texas (D.Holland 3-2) at Oakland (Colon 3-2), 10:05 p.m.NL standings East Division W L Pct GB Atlanta 21 16 .568 Washington 20 17 .541 1Philadelphia 18 21 .462 4 New York 14 20 .412 5 12 Miami 11 27 .289 10 12 Central Division W L Pct GB St. Louis 23 13 .639 Cincinnati 22 16 .579 2 Pittsburgh 21 16 .568 2 12 Milwaukee 15 20 .429 7 12 Chicago 15 22 .405 8 12 West Division W L Pct GB San Francisco 23 15 .605 Arizona 21 17 .553 2 Colorado 20 17 .541 2 12 San Diego 16 21 .432 6 12 Los Angeles 15 21 .417 7 Todays Games Cleveland (Kazmir 2-1) at Philadelphia (Pettibone 2-0), 7:05 p.m. Milwaukee (Lohse 1-4) at Pittsburgh (Locke 3-1), 7:05 p.m. San Diego (Cashner 2-2) at Baltimore (Tillman 3-1), 7:05 p.m. San Francisco (Zito 3-1) at Toronto (Dickey 2-5), 7:07 p.m. Cincinnati (H.Bailey 1-3) at Miami (Nolasco 2-4), 7:10 p.m. Colorado (Francis 1-3) at Chicago Cubs (Villanueva 1-2), 8:05 p.m. N.Y. Mets (Gee 2-4) at St. Louis (Gast 0-0), 8:15 p.m. Atlanta (Teheran 2-0) at Arizona (Corbin 5-0), 9:40 p.m. Washington (Haren 4-3) at L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 3-2), 10:10 p.m.AUTO RACINGSouthern 500 At Darlington (S.C.) Raceway Saturday (Car number in parentheses) 1. (7) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 367 laps, 125.6 rating, 47 points, $309,666. 2. (6) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 367, 105, 42, $211,465. 3. (8) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 367, 112.6, 42, $200,026. 4. (2) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 367, 121.7, 40, $178,876. 5. (10) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 367, 106.6, 39, $165,976. 6. (3) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 367, 137.7, 40, $169,323. 7. (17) Carl Edwards, Ford, 367, 89.6, 37, $142,065. 8. (12) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 367, 90.2, 36, $131,429. 9. (16) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 367, 99.3, 35, $115,265. 10. (21) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 367, 81.4, 34, $140,423. 11. (13) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 367, 96.5, 33, $137,188. 12. (5) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 367, 91.9, 32, $130,205. 13. (9) Greg Biffle, Ford, 367, 83.6, 31, $111,505. 14. (1) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 367, 102.7, 31, $122,975. 15. (20) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 367, 86.8, 29, $139,855. 16. (25) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 367, 72.7, 28, $121,375. 17. (4) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 367, 105.5, 27, $108,230. 18. (14) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 366, 69.7, 26, $139,741. 19. (15) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 366, 76, 25, $122,871. 20. (18) Aric Almirola, Ford, 366, 64.3, 24, $130,141. 21. (11) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 365, 73.6, 23, $99,205. 22. (30) Joey Logano, Ford, 365, 70.1, 22, $118,388. 23. (28) Travis Kvapil, Toyota, 364, 63.9, 21, $115,863. 24. (27) Regan Smith, Chevrolet, 363, 62.7, 0, $113,063. 25. (22) Mark Martin, Toyota, 363, 55.2, 19, $96,755. 26. (23) Bobby Labonte, Toyota, 363, 47.6, 18, $109,588. 27. (37) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, 362, 52.4, 17, $98,388. 28. (40) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 362, 43.4, 16, $82,980. 29. (29) David Gilliland, Ford, 362, 45.6, 15, $95,327. 30. (32) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 360, 40.7, 14, $87,105. 31. (43) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, 359, 36.5, 0, $82,330. 32. (26) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 358, 69.6, 12, $135,596. 33. (41) Timmy Hill, Ford, 358, 34.1, 11, $84,480. 34. (24) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 358, 43, 10, $109,069. 35. (42) J.J. Yeley, Chevrolet, 354, 31.4, 9, $81,605. 36. (33) David Reutimann, Toyota, accident, 327, 51.1, 8, $81,480. 37. (19) Casey Mears, Ford, accident, 327, 53.2, 7, $89,289. 38. (34) Josh Wise, Ford, accident, 326, 40, 0, $75,685. 39. (31) David Ragan, Ford, engine, 318, 39.2, 5, $79,685. 40. (39) David Stremme, Toyota, engine, 230, 46.6, 4, $67,685. 41. (36) Scott Speed, Ford, brakes, 77, 29.9, 3, $63,685. 42. (35) Michael McDowell, Ford, brakes, 58, 27.2, 2, $59,685. 43. (38) Mike Bliss, Toyota, overheating, 18, 24.8, 0, $56,185. Race Statistics Average Speed of Race Winner: 141.383 mph. Time of Race: 3 hours, 32 minutes, 45 seconds. Margin of Victory: 3.155 seconds.Caution Flags: 5 for 25 laps.Lead Changes: 9 among 4 drivers.Top 12 in Points: 1. J.Johnson, 423; 2. C.Edwards, 379; 3. M.Kenseth, 364; 4. D.Earnhardt Jr., 359; 5. C.Bowyer, 349; 6. K.Kahne, 326; 7. Bra.Keselowski, 326; 8. Ky.Busch, 325; 9. A.Almirola, 317; 10. K.Harvick, 315; 11. P.Menard, 315; 12. J.Gordon, 311. 2B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2013 Page Editor: Tim Kirby, 754-04212BAGATE TUESDAY EVENING MAY 14, 2013 Comcast Dish DirecTV 6 PM6:307 PM7:308 PM8:309 PM9:3010 PM10:3011 PM11:30 3-ABC 3 -TV20 NewsABC World NewsEntertainment Ton.Inside Edition (N) Wipeout (N) Dancing With the Stars (N) (Live) (:01) Body of Proof Breakout (N) News at 11Jimmy Kimmel Live 4-IND 4 4 4Chann 4 NewsChann 4 NewsEntertainment Ton.Inside Edition (N) Love-RaymondRules/EngagementBig Bang TheoryBig Bang TheoryThe 10 OClock News (N) Chann 4 News(:35) omg! 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R The Big C: Hereafter BRIEFS GIRLS CLUB Summer sign-up begins Wednesday Registration for the Lake City Recreation Department Girls Clubs summer program begins Wednesday. Girls ages 6 (who have completed the first grade) through 13 are eligible. Cost is $250 on a first-come basis. For details, call Terri Phillips at 719-5840. RUNNING Chances For Children 5K The Chances For Children 5K is 8 a.m. Saturday in downtown Lake City. Register at www. stepfitnessonline.com under racing and running and be guaranteed a T-shirt, or in person at Carquest Auto Parts on Pinemount Road. Race day sign-up (increased fee) begins at 7 a.m. For details, call Michelle Richards at 208-2447.Marineland 5K race Saturday The MarinelandIn-Motion 5K Race & Exploration Walk Fundraiser is 9 a.m. Saturday. Proceeds benefit Marineland Military Support Retreat and Community Forum. Registration fee of $25 for adults and $10 for children ages 18 and younger includes a shirt and free general admission to Marinelands Dolphin Adventure. Register at gratitudeamerica.org / Marineland. Race day registration is 8-8:45 a.m. For details, call John November at (904) 525-3042. POP WARNER FOOTBALL Sign-up, camp begin Monday Pop Warner Football registration begins Monday. Four leagues are offered for ages 5-11, with weight restrictions in each league. Cost of $80 includes helmet, shoulder pads and accessories. A-1 Bail Bonds is sponsoring the third annual football camp for ages 5-12. Camp is 5:30-7 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from Monday through July 30. Parent consent is required. All registration is at Richardson Community Center. For details, call Mike Ferrell at 209-1662.Q From staff reports
Page Editor: Brandon Finley, 754-0420 LAKE CITY REPORTER STATE CHAMPIONSHIP TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2013 3B3BSPORTSCHS 6, Pines Charter 2 BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterColumbia High seniors (from left) Holly Boris, Jessica Shimmel and Keeley Murray receive the 2013 Class 6A State Softball Championship along with head coach Jimmy Williams (back left) after defeating Pembroke Pines Charter, 6-2, on Sunday at th e Vero Beach Sports Village in Vero Beach. BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterColumbia Highs Leslie Ann Ronsonet slides safely bac k to first base against Pembroke Pines Charter in the Cla ss 6A State Championship. BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterColumbia Highs Lauren Eaker (back) hugs Holly Bori s after the Lady Tigers won the state championship on Sunday. Photos by BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterABOVE : Columbia Highs Lacey King beats out a bunt during the state championship against Pembroke Pines Charter on Sunday.BELOW : Columbia Highs Tatum Morgan looks at home after steali ng second base. BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterColumbia Highs Lady Tigers softball team gathers to pra y before resuming the Class 6A State Championship game against Pembroke Pines Charter on Sunday.
4B LAKE CITY REPORTER STATE CHAMPIONSHIP TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2013 Page Editor: Brandon Finley, 754-04204BSPORTS CHS: Lady Tigers win state title Continued From Page 1BNo-hit championshipI t was a Tuesday afternoon prior to the season when Columbia High softball coach Jimny Williams first told me he thought this years team is the best he had ever coached. Id be lying if I said I wasnt skeptical at first. How could a team that lost five seniors from the winningest class in the schools history possibly be better? Well, coach Williams, Ill never question you again, because a state championship proves you knew exactly what you were talking about. And as Williams would say, what a super special season it was. There were so many moments along the way that stand out. Hollianne Dohrns eight-RBI performance was phenomenal. Then watching the three seniors (Keeley Murray, Jessica Shimmel and Holly Boris) shine on senior night was special, especially watching Boris return for the first time all season from injury. It seemed like every other night a Morgan was making a big play whether it was Brandy, Brittney or Tatum. Lauren Eakers walk off homer against St. Augustine in the district semifinals was just another in a long list of moments. And the Lady Tigers showed a never quit attitude as a team to get revenge against Atlantic Coast High for a district title, but that was just the beginning of more big moments to come. From Ashley Shoups pitching performance against Mosley High in the regional final to Erin Andersons no-hitter in the state championship, the Lady Tigers always had a stud on the mound. The Lady Tigers had speed in a small package with Lacey King and was there any player that improved more this year than Caleigh McCauley? Her impact was certainly felt in the Final Four against Lakewood Ranch. And where would the team be without Kayli Kvistad? Not only was she one of the best players on the team, but she might be the best player in the state. But good players alone cant win a championship. There has to be that special mix of players, coaches and chemistry. From Williams and assistant coaches Mitch Shoup and Greg Sund down to the last member on the bench, this team had that. And when they stepped foot on the field for the first time at the Final Four, there was no doubt which team was the best. Everything they had was left on the field and now the Lady Tigers can call themselves champions for the rest of their lives. No matter where they go from here, what they do in life, they will always know for a moment they were the best. And nobody can ever take that away. FROM THE SIDELINE Brandon FinleyPhone: (386) email@example.com Q Brandon Finley covers sports for the Lake City Reporter Something that cant be taken away By BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comWinning a championship is special enough, but throwing a no-hitter in a championship game is next to remarkable. Thats exactly what Columbia High pitcher Erin Anderson did against Pembroke Pines in the Class 6A Championship at the Vero Beach Sports Village in Vero Beach this weekend. Anderson pitched three no-hit innings on Saturday, before the game was post-poned until Sunday morn-ing due to weather. In the first three innings Anderson issued two walks and struck out three batters. She was equally impressive on Sunday morning after returning to the field with the Lady Tigers lead-ing 3-0. Anderson struck out four more batters and only walked one more to close out her no-hit performance. In all, Anderson finished the game with 6 2/3 innings pitched, struck out six bat-ters and walked three to earn her 15th win of the season. I cant even think of the words, Anderson said after the game. Its crazy. I felt confident in myself and had my curve working. Immediately after a pop fly was caught by catcher Hollianne Dohrn for the last out, the pitcher ran to embrace her catcher and celebrate the win. We talked about it and once it was over we just ran and hugged each other, Anderson said. Once she caught it, I was like, yeah, and just ran. Dohrn knew when the final ball was in the air that there she was going to catch the final out and pre-serve Andersons accom-plishment. There was no way I wasnt getting that ball, Dohrn said. Kayli (Kvistad) said that I ran into her and knocked her over, but I had to get that ball. Dohrn caught the entire Final Four with a broken bone in her catchers hand and will see the doctor this week about the injury. The junior wasnt about to miss Columbias chance to win the championship. I was trying to keep my mind off of it, because that was the best thing to do, Dohrn said. I wasnt going to let it bother me. And the connection between the two might have been the difference against Pembroke Pines, but Anderson realized this moment was obtainable over a month ago. It was just about accomplishing the dream. When we got to the district championship against Atlantic Coast and were able to beat them, I start-ed to realize that we could do this, she said. They were a tough team and beat us last year. I knew if we could beat them, wed have a chance. And with Anderson pitching a no-hitter, Pembroke Pines had no chance. BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterColumbia High athletic director Donnie Harrison presen ts pitcher Erin Anderson with a gold medal after the Lady Tigers claimed the Class 6A State Championship on Sunday. BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterColumbia High senior Holly Boris connects with a pitch against Pembroke Pines Charter in the Lady Tigers 6-2 championship win in the Class 6A State Championship at the Vero Beach Sports Village in Vero Beach on Sunday. King also finished with two hits. Our motto all year has been that any single girl could carry us, Williams said. Theyve all had their nights and we real-ly dont have any weak spots. The Lady Tigers raced out to a 3-0 lead after two innings on Saturday before the weather hit includ-ing two runs in the first inning. King walked to lead off the game and Kvistads first single moved her over to second before Tatum Morgan drove both of them in with a shot down the first-base line for the 2-0 lead. Columbia got another RBI from Tatum Morgan in the second inning to score Lauren Eaker after she reached on an infield hit. The hit by Tatum Morgan was delivered with the bases loaded and two outs after she beat out a throw at first. After the game resumed on Sunday morning, Columbia went scoreless in its first inning back at the plate, but added three runs in the fifth inning to help bust the game open. Kvistad delivered a double that would have been gone in a lot of parks to deep center and scored L.A. Ronsonet, who was running for Anderson as a courtesy runner, and King to give the Lady Tigers a 5-0 lead. We were saying from the beginning that three might not be enough, Kvistad said. We wanted to get more just in case and I was able to make the most of my opportunity. Kvistad would then cross home on an error by Pembroke Pines on a ball hit by Tatum Morgan to give the Lady Tigers a 6-0 lead. When Kvistad crossed the plate, the Lady Tigers started to believe it was their game to lose. When she scored on the error, I knew that we had this, Williams said. From that moment forward, it was about turn-ing the game over to the defense and earning six more outs. Pembroke Pines was able to plate two runs despite not earning a hit in the game in the sixth inning. After walks loaded the bases a passed ball allowed Courtney Dart to score. Claire Blount then scored on a sacrifice fly by Bridget Blount to make the score 6-2, but Columbia was able to get out of the inning after Caleigh McCauley hit Tatum Morgan on the cutoff to catch the runner heading toward third base. When McCauley made that double play it was huge for us, Williams said. Thats something we prac-tice every day. We always practice that and thats one area that we have really improved at this year. The Lady Tigers didnt add anything to their lead in the top of the final inning, but it was only about three outs at that point. Anderson didnt give Pembroke Pines a chance as she recorded three-straight outs including the final out which was caught by catcher Hollianne Dohrn. I couldnt even see the final out, but I heard the crowd noise and knew that we had won, Williams said. I turned to (assis-tant coach) Greg (Sund) and asked him who caught it. When I turned back toward the field, I could see Dohrn crying. They all wanted that last out. And a theme for the Lady Tigers all season was that they wanted to win their last game. The only way to do that was win a state championship. Mission accomplished. BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterColumbia High catcher Hollianne Dohrn gives a high fi ve to assistant coach Greg Sund prior to the Class 6A State Championship in Vero Beach on Saturday.
DEAR ABBY: I am a woman in my late 40s and I hate sex. I always have and always will. Im dis-abled, and it has always been torture. I never got any positive benefits out of it. My problem is I get hit on constantly. I tried marriage once, more for financial reasons than any-thing else, but I couldnt wait to get out. Im single now, own my own home, and the men in this town (married and single) all seem to think Im fair game. Theyre convinced that Im in need of satisfac-tion because I dont date or have a steady man in my life. I have told them repeatedly that its not going to happen, but every once in a while one pops up on my doorstep or approaches me in town, only to be told AGAIN to leave me alone. Please dont tell me to see a therapist. The last one I went to tried to tell me I was gay. No! Im sim-ply happy being single and sex-free. I go where I want and dont have to answer to anyone. Short of run-ning these idiots off with a shotgun, how do I get it through their thick skulls that Im not available? -SEXLESS BY CHOICE DEAR SEXLESS: Although we live in a sex-obsessed society, not everyone -male or female -is a sexual creature. Your therapist should not have tried to label you as gay. You appear to be asexual, which you describe as hap-pily sex-free. The next time you are hit on by one of these men -who, by the way, prob-ably think that by doing so they are helping -tell him you are happy with your life just the way it is, and it isnt necessary to offer help where none is needed. Period. ** ** **DEAR ABBY: I really like this girl, but my par-ents absolutely cannot stand her. They hate that she has a tattoo and a lip ring, but her appearance has had no effect on her professional life, as she is on the road to success in her field. I am not writing to ask whether I should stay with her, because I intend to. Shes an amazing person, a hard worker, a trustworthy partner and, most of all, shes my best friend. How can I diffuse potentially combustible situ-ations with my parents, who always try to put her down no matter how often I plead my case? -JOE IN RHODE ISLAND DEAR JOE: Whether your parents approve or not, tattoos seem to have become a rite of passage for many people of your generation, and so have lip rings, eyebrow rings and multiple ear piercings. If you are over 21 and liv-ing independent of your parents, then you have the right to choose the women you become involved with. From your letter, Id say your values are mature. In time, your parents may recognize the fine qualities you see in this young woman. If they dont, they may wind up estranging a son. Right now, getting into a debate about her will be a losing proposition and Im advis-ing you against it. DILBERT BABY BLUES HOROSCOPES DEAR ABBY ARIES (March 21-April 19): An emotional incident can be expected. The way you handle peers, col-leagues, clients or anyone you do business with will make a difference to your future direction and prospects. Do not divulge secret information or get involved in a secret encounter. ++ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Pick up the pace. Take on a worthy cause or do what you can to support your community. A sense of belonging will bring you closer to people shar-ing your concerns. Listen carefully to whats being offered. Respond with enthusiasm. ++++ GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Protect your assets and keep tabs on what and whom you owe. Negotiate legal and contractual issues, but be sure to get whatever you agree upon in writing. A personal relationship can cause you grief due to uncertainty or infidelity. +++ CANCER (June 21-July 22): Emotions will be close to the surface. Put your effort into a creative endeavor, learning a lan-guage or trying something unusual. Getting together with someone from a dif-ferent background will broaden your outlook. A partnership will enhance your life. +++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Stubbornness will be fol-lowed with repercussions if you arent willing to compromise. Additional responsibilities may weigh you down, but the rewards will be worth your while. A change in attitude will help you find common ground with someone you are at odds with. +++ VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Emphasize what you can do for others as well as what you can learn. Do not mix business with plea-sure or let a professional incident escalate. A chance to integrate what you know into a project that interests you will pay off. ++++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You will learn from the people you encounter and the places you visit. A cultural event will spark ideas and new possibilities. Youll be surprised at how easy it is to change direc-tion if you take action and make it happen. ++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Youll be daydreaming and tweaking your imagi-nation with the thoughts you ponder. Create a plan that can buy you the free-dom you want and start the ball rolling. Youll get help from an unusual source. Do whatever it takes to reach your goals. +++++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You may desire change, but dont do anything rash. Self-improvement will help you project a better image and more confidence. Love and romance are in the stars, but honesty may be lack-ing. Check motives before you give your heart away. +++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Follow a path that you feel comfortable pursuing. Get involved with people you feel can and will help you reach your goals. Express your emotions openly and take sugges-tions someone makes seri-ously. Communication will lead to resolution. +++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20Feb. 18): Youll have to deal with pressure and added responsibility. Dealing with someone in an authoritative position may be intimidating, but if you are well-prepared you should be able to handle any situations you face. +++ PISCES (Feb. 19March 20): Concentrate on your skills and talents and put them to the test. Networking functions will enable you to connect with people who are try-ing to reach similar goals. Banding together with the right people will pay off. +++++ CELEBRITY CIPHER Abigail Van Burenwww.dearabby.com BLONDIE BEETLE BAILEY B.C. FRANK & ERNEST FOR BETTER OR WORSE ZITS HAGAR THE HORRIBLE SNUFFY SMITH GARFIELD THE LAST WORD Eugenia Last Woman who doesnt like sex cant get rid of men who do Q Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. CLASSIC PEANUTS Page Editor: Emogene Graham, 754-0415 LAKE CITY REPORTER ADVICE & COMICS TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2013 5B
LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDTUESDAY, MAY14, 2013 Classified Department: 755-5440 6B LegalIN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.CASE No. 12-2010-CA-000016THE BANK OF NEWYORK MEL-LON FKATHE BANK OF NEWYORK, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATE HOLDERS CWABS, INC., ASSETBACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2005-17,PLAINTIFF,VS.DONALD ERIC ARGANBRIGHT, ETAL.DEFENDANT(S).NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to the Final Judgment of Fore-closure dated April 25, 2013 in the above action, I will sell to the highest bidder for cash at Columbia, Florida, on 31st July 2013, at 11:00 AM, at 3rd Floor of courthouse 173 N.E. Hernando Ave., Lake City, FL32055 for the following described property:W1/2 AND EAST70 FEETOF THE SW1/4 OF LOT44, IN THE TOWN OF FORTWHITE, IN CO-LUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA. AND COMMENCE ATTHE SE CORNER OF BLOCK 44, TOWN OF FORTWHITE, ACCORDING TOPLATTHEREOF RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 1, PAGE 48, PUB-LIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAAND RUN S 873645 W; ALONG THE NORTH RIGHT-OF-WAYLINE OF U.S. HIGHWAYNO. 27, 61.09 FEETTHENCE N 004657 W, 42.43 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTIN-UE N 004657 W, 52.67 FEET; THENCE N 893455 E, 41.13 FEET; THENCE S 882245 W, 52.56 FEET; THENCE S 880245 W,5.77 FEET; TO THE POINTOF BEGINNING. LESS AND EXCEPTTHE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED LANDS: COMMENCE ATTHE SE CORNER OF BLOCK 44, TOWN OF FT. WHITE, ACCORDING TO PLATTHEREOF RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 1 PAGE 48, PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAAD RUN X 873645 W, ALONG THE NORTH RIGHT-OF-WAYLINE OF U.S. HIGHWAYNO. 27, 84.30 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGIN-NING; THENCE CONTINUE S 873645 WALONG SAID NORTH RIGHT-OF-WAYLINE, 90.70 FEET; THENCE N 21745 W,75.90 FEET; THENCE N 874445 E, 63.20 FEET; THENCE N 21745 W, 20.90 FEET; THENCE N 890245 W, 30.40 FEET; THENCE S 22315 E, 42.85 FEET. TO THE POINTOF BEGINNING. ALSO LESS AND EXCEPT: FORTWHITE, 155 FEETNORTH AND SOUTH BY105 FEETEASTAND WESTON NWCORNER, BLOCK 44. ALSO LESS AND EXCEPTCOMMENCE ATTHE SE C CORNER OF BLOCK 44, TOWN OF FORTWHITE, AC-CORDING TO PLATTHEREOF RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 1, PAGE 48, PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAAND RUN S 873645 W, ALONG THE NORTH RIGHT-OF-WAYLINE OF U.S. HIGHWAYNO. 27, 61.09 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTIN-UE S 873645 WALONG SAID NORTH RIGHT-OF-WAYLINE, 24.02 FEET; THENCE N 22315 W,4285 FEET; THENCE S 880245 W, 24.27 FEET; THENCE S 004657E, 42.43 FEET; TO THE POINTOF BEGIN-NING.Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale.DATED: April 29, 2013By: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy Clerk of the CourtSEALIf you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceed-ing, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assis-tance. Please contact ADACoordi-nator at 386-719-7428, 173 NE Her-nando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, FL32055 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this no-tification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05538672MAY14, 21, 2013 IN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO: 12-2012-CA-000458FIRSTFEDERALBANK OF FLORIDA, a FEDERALLYCHAR-TERED SAVINGS BANK, Plaintiff,vs.CHAD G. APPELLet al., Defendants.NOTICE OF SALENOTICE OF SALE IS HEREBYGIVEN pursuant to a Summary Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered on April 30, 2013 in the above-styled cause, wherein FLORIDA, a FED-ERALLYCHARTERED SAVINGS LegalBANK, is Plaintiff, and CHAD G. APPELLis Defendant, that I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash on 5/29/2013 at 11:00 A.M., (Eastern Time Zone), at the Third Floor of the Columbia County Court-house, 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Lake City, FL32055, the following described property:LOT12, BLOCK 4 OF LAKE VIL-LAS ADDITION NO. 2, ACCORD-ING TO THE PLATTHEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 2, PAGE(S) 108-D, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.Parcel ID # R 14028-000Property Address: 442 SWAlamo Drive, Lake City, Florida 32025ANYPERSON CLAIMING AN IN-TERESTIN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTYOWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUSTFILE ACLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE.Dated: 5/2/13P. DEWITTCASON, CLERKCOLUMBIACOUNTYCIRCUITCOURTBy: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy Clerk05538784MAY14, 21, 2013 IN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO. 13-64-CACAPITALCITYBANKPlaintiff,vs.LEE EARLMORELAND, SHER-RYK. CASON, and UNKNOWN TENANT(S),Defendants,NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANTTO CHAPTER 45NOTICE is given pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure, Replevin and Reformation of Mortgage dated May 1, 2013, in Case No. 13-64-CA, of the Circuit Court of the Third Ju-dicial Circuit, in and for Columbia County, Florida, in which CAPITALCITYBANK is the Plaintiff and LEE EARLMORELAND and SHERRYK. CASON are the De-fendants, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash on the third floor of the Columbia County Courthouse at 173 N.E. Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Columbia County, Florida at 11:00 a.m. on 6/5/2013, the property set forth in the Final Judgment of Foreclosure, Replevin, and Reforma-tion of Mortgage, and more particu-larly described as follows:PARCEL1: That portion of the North 1/2 of the SE 1/4 of the SW1/4, lying East of Truluck Road, a county maintained road, all lying and being in Section 26, Township 7 South, Range 16 East, Columbia County, Florida.PARCEL2: The North 1/2 of the SW1/4 of the SE 1/4 of Section 26, Township 7 South, Range 16 East, Columbia County, Florida.Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens, must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale.Dated 5/1/13P.DEWITTCASONClerk of the Circuit CourtBY: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy ClerkGarvin B Bowden, Esq.Gardner, Bist, Wiener, Wadsworth, BowdenBush, Dee, LaVia & Wright, P.A.1300 Thomaswood DriveTallahassee, Florida 3230805538785May 14, 21, 2013 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE: JIM'S AUTO SERVICE gives Notice ofForeclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 05/30/2013, 08:30 am at 2550 SWMAIN BLVD. LAKE CITY, FL32025, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes.JIM'S AUTO SERVICE reserves the right to accept or reject anyand/or all bids.1G1JC5241Y74059182000 CHEVROLET1HGCD5604VA1310361997 HONDA05538824MAY14, 2013 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO.: 2010CA000419U.S. BANK NATIONALASSOCI-ATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE SPECIALTYUNDERWRITING AND RESIDENTIALFINANCE TRUSTMORTGAGE LOAN AS-SET-BACKED CERTIFICATES SERIES 2006-BC4,Plaintiff,vs.JENNIFER M. NICHOLS A/K/AJENNIFER MARIE NICHOLS A/K/AJENNIFER NICHOLS F/K/AJENNIFER NICHOLAS MICK F/K/AJENNIFER MICK; MI-CHAELMICK A/K/AMICHAELR. MICK A/K/AMICHAELRYAN MICK; ANYAND ALLUNLegalKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, AND AGAINSTTHE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUALDEFENDANT(S) WHO ARE NOTKNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAYCLAIM AN INTERESTAS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIM-ANTS; STATE OF FLORIDADE-PARTMENTOF REVENUE; DI-ANAF. SAULS; J. SCOTTMID-DLETON; PATRICIAMIDDLE-TON.Defendant(s).NOTICE OF SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to an Order on Plaintiff's Mo-tion to Cancel and Reschedule Fore-closure Sale dated May 3, 2013, en-tered in Civil Case No. 2010CA000419 of the Circuit Court of the Third Judicial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Florida, wherein the Clerk of the Circuit Court will sell to the highest bidder for cash on 10 day of July, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. on the Third Floor of the Columbia County Courthouse, 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32055, relative to the follow-ing described property as set forth in the Final Judgment, to wit:SECTION 6: COMMENCE ATTHE SOUTHEASTCORNER OF SECTION 6, TOWNSHIP4 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, CO-LUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAAND RUN S 8547'15" WALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF SECTION 6 ADISTANCE OF 502.65 FEETTO APOINTON THE SOUTHERLYEXTENSION OF THE CENTER-LINE OF MCFARLANE AVENUE; THENCE N 204' E ALONG SAID SOUTHERLYEXTENSION 387.73 FEETTO THE POINTOF TAN-GENCYON THE CENTERLINE OF MCFARLANE AVENUE, SAID POINTBEING DESIGNATED AS STATION 105+49.48 THENCE CONTINUE N 204' E, ALONG THE CENTERLINE OF SAID MCFARLANE AVENUE, 833.20 FEETTO APOINTDESIGNATED AS STATION 113+82.68; THENCE N 0756' W40.00 FEETTO APOINTON THE WESTRIGHT-OF-WAYLINE, MCFARLANE AVENUE AND THE POINTOF BEGINNING, SAID POINTBEING THE NORTHEASTCORNER OF LOT1, BLOCK "C", CHAPELHILLS SUBDIVISION AS RE-CORDED IN PLATBOOK 3, PAGE 80 OF THE PUBLIC RE-CORDS OF COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDA; THENCE N 8943'21" WALONG THE NORTH BOUNDARYOF SAID CHAPELHILLS SUBDIVISION 250.01 FEET, THENCE N 205'39" E ALONG THE EASTERLYBOUN-DARYOF SAID SUBDIVISION 152.75 FEETTO THE POINTOF CURVE OF ACURVE CONCAVE TOTHE LEFTAND HAVING A TOTALCENTRALANGLE OF 6322'30" AND ARADIUS OF 187.46 FEET; THENCE NORTH-WESTERLYALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE AND ALONG THE NORTHEASTERLYBOUN-DARYOF SAID CHAPELHILLS SUBDIVISION 4.97 FEET(CHORD BEARING N 120'10" E, CHORD DISTANCE 4.96 FEET); THENCE N 8255'34" E 250.87 FEETTO APOINTON SAID WESTERLYRIGHT-OF-WAYLINE OF MCFARLANE AVENUE, SAID POINTBEING ON THE ARC OF CURVE CONCAVE TO THE RIGHTAND HAVING ATO-TALCENTRALANGLE OF 6319' AND ARADIUS OF 437.46 FEET; THENCE SOUTHEASTERLYALONG SAID CURVE AN ALONG SAID WESTERLYRIGHT-OF-WAYLINE 45.07 FEET(CHORD BEARING S 043'28" E, CHORD DISTANCE 45.05 FEET) TO THE POINTOF TANGENCY; THENCE S 204' WSTILLALONG SAID WESTERLYRIGHT-OF-WAYLINE 144.76 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGIN-NING.Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale.ATTENTION: PERSONS WITH DISABILITIESIf you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceed-ing, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assis-tance. Please contact:ADACoordinator173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408Lake City, FL32055Phone: (386) 719-7428Please contact within two (2) busi-ness days of receipt of notice to ap-pear. Individuals who are hearing impaired should call (800) 955-8771. Individuals who are voice impaired should call (800) 955-8770.DATE ATLAKE CITY, FLORIDATHIS 3 DAYOF MAY, 2013./s/ B. ScippioP. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF THE CIRCUITCOURTCOLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA05538619May 14, 21, 2013 LegalIN THE CIRCUITCOURTTHIRD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAPROBATE DIVISION CASE NO. 13-106-CPIN RE: ESTATE OFTHEODORE DEMAS,deceased.NOTICE TO CREDITORSThe administration of the estate of THEODORE DEMAS, deceased, whose date of death was February 28, 2013; File Number 13-106-CP, is pending in the Circuit Court for Co-lumbia County, Florida, Probate Di-vision, the address of which is 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32055. The names and ad-dresses of the personal representative and the personal representative's at-torney are set forth below.All creditors of the decedent and oth-er persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate, on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served, must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRSTPUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AF-TER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM.All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRSTPUBLICA-TION OF THIS NOTICE.ALLCLAIMS NOTFILED WITH-IN THE TIME PERIODS SETFORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED.NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD SETFORTH ABOVE, ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED.The date of first publication of this notice is: May 7, 2013.Personal Representative:/s/ Thomas Theodore Demas THOMAS THEODORE DEMASPost Office Box 1933Lake City, Florida 32056-1933Attorneys for Personal Representa-tive:FEAGLE & FEAGLE, ATTOR-NEYS, P.A.By: /s/ Mark E. FeagleMark E. FeagleFlorida Bar No. 0576905153 NE Hernando AvenuePost Office Box 1653Lake City, Florida firstname.lastname@example.orgMAY7, 14, 2013 COLUMBIACOUNTYBOARD OF COUNTYCOMMISSIONERSPROJECTNUMBER 2013-11County Road 252-Roadway ImprovementsNOTICE TO CONTRACTORSNotice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received in the Columbia County Managers office until 11:00 A.M. on May 16, 2013, for Colum-bia County Project No. 2013-11. This office is located on the second floor of the Courthouse Annex at 135 Hernando Avenue, Room 203 Lake City FL32055.This project consists of improving 1825 LF of roadway along County Road 252, including a new turn lane accessing Columbia High School. Project has a critical timeline, and contract dates will be JUNE 5, 2013 thru AUGUST16, 2013.Scope of work includes asphalt mill-ing, widening, limerock base, asphal-tic concrete (structural and surface), driveway improvements, drainage improvements, school zone signage and pavement markings, erosion control, and incidental items.The Bid Forms and Construction specifications may be obtained from the Countys web site at http://www.columbiacountyfla.com/PurchasingBids.asp. Deadline for questions regarding specifications and/or bid documents must be re-ceived before 11:00 A.M. on May 15, 2013The successful bidder will be re-quired to furnish the County Manag-er with a performance bond, and proof liability insurance prior to commencing work.The Columbia County Commission reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to add to the contract or de-lete from the contract to stay within their funding capabilities.Columbia County Board of County CommissionersStephen E. Bailey, Chair05538676May 7, 14, 2013 LegalIN THE CIRCUITCOURT, THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAPROBATE DIVISION CASE NO. 13-105-CPIN RE: ESTATE OFLORETTAPEARCEa/k/a ANNIE LORETTAPEARCE,deceased.NOTICE TO CREDITORSThe administration of the estate of LORETTAPEARCE, deceased, whose date of death was April 3, 2013; File Number 13-105-CP, is pending in the Circuit Court for Co-lumbia County, Florida, Probate Di-vision, the address of which is 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32055. The names and ad-dresses of the personal representative and the personal representative's at-torney are set forth below.All creditors of the decedent and oth-er persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate, on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served, must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRSTPUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AF-TER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM.All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRSTPUBLICA-TION OF THIS NOTICE.ALLCLAIMS NOTFILED WITH-IN THE TIME PERIODS SETFORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED.NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD SETFORTH ABOVE, ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED.The date of first publication of this notice is: May 14, 2013.Personal Representative/s/ Deborah Ann Ware DEBORAH ANN WARE1206 SWPaul Pearce LaneLake City, Florida 32025Attorney for Personal RepresentativeFEAGLE & FEAGLE, ATTOR-NEYS, P.A.By: /s/ Marlin M. FeagleMarlin M. FeagleFlorida Bar No. 0173248153 NE Madison StreetPost Office Box 1653Lake City, Florida email@example.comMay 14, 21, 2013 COLUMBIACOUNTYBOARD OF COUNTYCOMMISSIONERSPROJECTNUMBER 2013-12Columbia County Department of Health Parking LotNOTICE TO CONTRACTORSNotice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received in the Columbia County Managers office until 11:00 A.M. on May 20, 2013 for Columbia County Project No. 2013-12. This office is located on the second floor of the Courthouse Annex at 135 Her-nando Avenue, Room 203 Lake City FL32055.This project consists of new pave-ment for a parking lot at Columbia County Department of Health.The scope of services consists of placing 1004 sy of SP9.5 asphaltic concrete at 165 lb/sy (1 1/2" thick), concrete curb, concrete flume, pave-ment markings, and incidental items.The Bid Forms and Construction specifications may be obtained from the Countys web site at http://www.columbiacountyfla.com/PurchasingBids.asp. Deadline for questions regarding specifications and/or bid documents must be re-ceived before 11:00 A.M. on May 17, 2013.The successful bidder will be re-quired to furnish the County Manag-er with proof of liability insurance prior to commencing work.The Columbia County Commission reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to add to the contract or de-lete from the contract to stay within their funding capabilities.Columbia County Board of County CommissionersStephen E. Bailey, Chair05538679May 7, 14, 2013 IN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE 3RD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACIVILDIVISIONCASE NO.: 2011ca00169GMAC MORTGAGE. LLC,Plaintiff,vs.EARLHAMPTON CARSON, JR; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF AMAN-DAKAYGALLOWAYN/K/ATRAVIS GALLOWAY; RAQUELBABACAL; JAMES CLINTON CARSON; LARISSASHANTELLCARSON; MELANIE CARSON; ERWIN WAYNE CARSON, JR; AMANDAKAYGALLOWAY; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF JAMES CLINTON CARSON N/K/ACYN-DI CARSON; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF LANCE BABACALN/K/AJANE DOE (NAME WITHLegalHELD); UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF PETER RABACALN/K/ASHAN-DALEE RABACAL; LANCE RA-BACAL; PETER RABACAL; UN-KNOWN TENANT(S); IN POS-SESSION OF THE SUBJECTPROPERTY,Defendants.NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to an Order Resetting Foreclo-sure Sale dated the 26TH day of April, 2013, and entered in Case No. 2011CA00169, of the Circuit Court of the 3RD Judicial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Florida, wherein GMAC MORTGAGE. LLC is the Plaintiff and EARLHAMPTON CARSON, JR; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF AMANDAKAYGALLOWAYN/K/ATRAVIS GALLOWAY; RAQUELBABA-CAL; JAMES CLINTON CARSON; LARISSASHANTELLCARSON; MELANIE CARSON; ERWIN WAYNE CARSON, JR; AMANDAKAYGALLOWAY; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF JAMES CLINTON CARSON N/K/ACYNDI CAR-SON; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF LANCE RABACALN/K/AJANE DOE (NAME WITHHELD); UN-KNOWN SPOUSE OF PETER RA-BACALN/K/ASHANDALEE RA-BACAL; LANCE RABACAL; PE-TER RABACAL; UNKNOWN TENANT(S); IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECTPROPERTYare de-fendants. The Clerk of this Court shall sell to the highest and best bid-der for cash at the, Columbia County Courthouse, 173 N.E. HERNANDO AVENUE, LAKE CITY, FL32055, 11:00 AM on the 29 day of May, 2013, the following described prop-erty as set forth in said Final Judg-ment, to wit:1 ACRE IN THE NORTHWESTCORNER OF THE EAST1/2 OF THE NORTHEAST1/2 OF THE NORTHWEST1/4, SECTION 18, TOWNSHIP7 SOUTH 4 RANGE 17 EAST, COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA. MORE PARTICULAR-LYDESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE ATTHENCE NORTHEASTCORNER OF THE NORTHWEST1/2 OF SAID SEC-TION 18 AND RUN THENCE SOUTH 01 DEGREES 24 MI-NUTES 51 SECONDS EAST, ALONG THE EASTBOUNDARYOF SAID NW1/4 79.51 FEETTO THE SOUTH RIGHT-OF-WAYLINE OF STATE ROAD NO. S-778 (80 FEETR/W), SAID POINTLY-ING ON THE ARC OF ACURVE CONCAVE NORTHERLYAND HAVING ARADIUS OF 34,410.59 FEETTHENCE WESTERLYALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE AND ALONG SAID RIGHT-OF-WAYLINE THROUGH ACENTRALANGLE OF 00 DEGREES 33 MINUTES 30 SECONDS AN ARC DISTANCE OF 33.532 FEETTO THE END OF SAID CURVE SAID ARC BEING SUBTENDED BYACHORD HAVING ABEARING AND DIS-TANCE OF SOUTH 89 DEGREES 58 MINUTES 25 SECONDS WEST, 335.32 FEETTHENCE NORTH 89 DEGREES 44 MINUTES 50 SEC-ONDS WEST, ALONG SAID RIGHT-OF-WAYLINE 142.00 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGIN-NING; THENCE CONTINUE NORTH 89 DEGREES 44 MI-NUTES 50 SECONDS WEST, ALONG SAID RIGHT-OF-WAYLINE 122.00 FEETTHENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 15 MI-NUTES 10 SECONDS WEST, ALONG SAID RIGHT-OF-WAYLINE 122.00 FEETTHENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 15 MI-NUTES 10 SECONDS WEST, 357.05 FEETTHENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 44 MINUTES 50 SEC-ONDS EAST, 122.00 FEETTHENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 15 MINUTES 10 SECONDS EAST, 357.50 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING.ANYPERSON CLAIMING AN IN-TERESTIN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTYOWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUSTFILE ACLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE.AMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT; If you are a persona with a disability who requires accommo-dations in order to participate in a court proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, the provision of cer-tain assistance. Individuals with a disability who require special accom-modations in order to participate in a court proceeding should contact the ADACoordinator, 173 NE Hernan-do Avenue, room 408, Lake City, FL32055, (386) 719-7428, within two (2) business days of receipt of notice to appear. Individuals who are hear-ing impaired should call (800) 955-8771. Individuals who are voice im-paired should call (800) 955-8770.Dated this 29TH day of April, 2013.P. DEWITTCASONClerk of The Circuit CourtBy: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy ClerkSEAL05538764MAY10, 14, 2013 LAKE CITY REPORTER This Reporter Works For You! 755-5440Classifieds 755-5445 Circulation
LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDTUESDAY, MAY14, 2013 7B Classified Department: 755-5440 100Job Opportunities05538817CAMPING WORLD LAKE CITY Apply in person. NO PHONE CALLS. Membership sales person position. High School education or equivalent. Previous RVexperience preferred. Strong product knowledge and sell to customers. Must maintain a professional demeanor and work ethic. Available to start immediately. 05538826Suwannee Valley Grassing, Inc. is accepting applications for 2 CDL Truck Drivers. 1Class A & 1 Class B, Tanker endorsement required. Must be able to work weekends as reqd. Normal work week is MonFri. Some out of town work. Apply in person: 3100 Hwy 441N & Cason Rd; North of Five Points. Approx. 0.5 mi South of I-10, across from the Target Distribution Center. All applicants must pass a pre-employment drug screen. Females are encouraged to apply. Applications accepted until position is filled. EEO & DFWP 2 TEMPFarmworkers needed 6/10/13-12/01/13. Workers will seed, set, cut, house, & strip tobacco; load & stack bales of hay & straw. Must have 3 months verifiable experience working in tobacco. Subject to random drug testing at employers expense. Guaranteed 3/4 of contract hours. Work tools, supplies & equip provided at no cost. Free housing provided for non-commuting workers. Transportation & subsistence reimbursed to worker upon completion of 50% of contract, or earlier, if appropriate. $9.80/hr. Worksites in Carlisle & Graves Cos KY. Report or send a resume to nearest local FLAgency of Workforce Innovations office or call 386-755-9026 & reference job # KY0484373. Anderson Farms-Bardwell, KY 3 Temp Farmworkers needed 6/17/13-12/11/13. Workers will seed, set, cut, house, & strip tobacco. Wrkrs will remove weeds and grass from wheat and soybeans by hand or using a hoe. Wrkrs will lift, Load/unload and stack/restack baled hay and straw. Must have 3 months verifiable experience working in tobacco. Guaranteed 3/4 of contract hours. Tools, supplies, equip. provided at no cost. Free housing provided for noncommuting workers. Transportation & subsistence reimbursed to worker upon completion of 50% of contract or earlier, if appropriate. Worksite location in Daviess Co, KY. Random drug testing at employers expense. $9.80/hr. Report or send resume to the nearest FL Agency of Workforce Innovations office & ref. job order # KY0482400 or call (386) 7559026. Bittel, Bittel, & Bittel Owensboro, KY Certified Medical Assistant to work in a medical office. Applicants must be fluent in English & Spanish. Please fax resume and references to 866-861-1727 Food Service Director Experience with menu planning, budgeting, ordering, scheduling and strong leadership skills. Please send resume to: WillowBrook 1580 South Marion Avenue Lake City, FL32056 Halls Pump & Well & Carolyn Height WaterCompany Is seeking an experienced Pump Repair Technician for our Water Treatment 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 Maintenance Tech needed with knowledge of maintenance for mobile homes. In exchange for work receive free rent. 386.755-2741 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 firstname.lastname@example.orgT eachers Needed 10 Mo PTPreschool For2013-2014 school year (Fort White) Requirements: 3 yrs relevant experience CDA, FCCPC or ECPC & 40 hours of DCF training preferred. Excellent Benefits, Paid Holidays, Sick/Annual Leave Apply at 236 SW Columbia Ave, Lake City, FLor send resume to: email@example.com g Fax (386) 754-2220 or Call 754-2225 EOE SALESPERSON NEEDED Guaranteed Salary Plus Commission. Send Resume to Greg@factoryexpohomes.com SUMMER WORK GREATPAY! Immed. FT/PTopenings, customer sales/sv., will train, cond. apply, all ages 17+, Call ASAP 386-269-0597 120Medical Employment05538801Avalon Healthcare Center is currently accepting applications for the following positions: Full Time RN Unit Manager Full Time LPNs 11-7 Shift Full Time and PRN C.N.As Competitive Salary and Excellent benefit package. Please apply at Avalon Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. 1270 S.W. Main Blvd. Lake City, Florida 32025 or fax resume to 386-752-8556 386-752-7900 EOE 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 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 Williamson, Administrator at 386-792-7161 or Shrea McCoy, Human Resources at 386-792-7158 240Schools & Education05537693Interested in a Medical Career?Express Training offers courses for beginners & exp Nursing Assistant, $479next class5/20/2013 Phlebotomy national certifica-tion, $800 next class6/03/2013 LPN 9/16/2013 Fees incl. books, supplies, exam fees. Call 386-755-4401 or expresstrainingservices.com 310Pets & Supplies PUBLISHER'S NOTE Florida Law 828.29 requires dogs and cats being sold to be at least 8 weeks old and have a health certificate from a licensed veterinarian documenting they have mandatory shots and are free from intestinal and external parasites. Many species of wildlife must be licensed by Florida Fish and Wildlife. If you are unsure, contact the local office for information. 407Computers Complete Dell Desktop $80.00 386-755-9984 or 386-292-2170 430Garage Sales PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. 440Miscellaneous ARTISANS & CRAFTERS : We have some openings for vendors at our Arts & Crafts Show + Bake Sale. Hosted by American Hometown Veteran Assist, Inc., at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 5056 SWS/R 47, Lake City, FL, on Saturday, May 25th, 9am-5pm. Flyer on our facebook page: www.facebook.com/ hometownvetassist or call Chuck at 386-965-1947 Very nice matching whirlpool Washer and Dryer, white, $375 (386)292-3927 610Mobile Home Lots forRent3/2 DWMH on 3 acres. New CH/A, close to town. $750mth +$250 Deposit. Contact Ryan 386-623-3182 or 386-758-0057 NEWER 2/2. Super clean on 1 ac North by distribution center. Perfect for Target employee. $550. mo Call for details. 386-867-9231 630Mobile Homes forRent14 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 386-867-1833www.suwanneevalleyproperties.com 3/2 SWMH $500 deposit & $550 month 386-623-2203 or 386-623-5410 3BR/2BADWMH on 1 acre private lot, 1st+last+dep required located in Ellisville. No pets. Contact 352-870-5144 Mobile Homes for rent in White Springs & Ft. White. Contact 386-623-3404 640Mobile Homes forSale2013 DOUBLEWIDE $33,995 inc. set-up, trim-out & A/C Call 386-288-8379. 640Mobile 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 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 Homes Check us out at http://www. palmharbor.com/modelcenter/ plantcity/ $8500 off any Palm Harbor home purchased John Lyons 800-622-2832 ext 210 3/2 Mobile Home on 1/2 ac. Needs TLC, great investment, located in Glenn St. Mary. MLS# 82570, Results Realty $49,000. Brittany Stoeckert 386-397-3473 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. Spacious home in Dowling park, Solar screen open patio, New metal roof & New carpet. MLS #82902. $144,900 Accredited Real Estate Mike Foster 288-3596 WANTED CASH PAID for your Mobile Home, Singlewide or Doublewide flood homes welcome. Call 386-288-8379 650Mobile Home & Land24 acres older 3/2 DWMH, front porch full length of MH, open floor plan. (needs TLC) $99,000 Nelda Hatcher 386-688-8067 Poole Realty MLS#82998 Great Buy! 3br/2ba immaculate MH on 5 beautiful acres. Pole barn, workshop, fire place $105,000 GingerParker 386365-2135 Hallmark Real Estate Nice mini farm on 2 Ac. fenced and cross fenced w/water for livestock. 2B/2B. MLS# 82569, Results Realty $41,000. Brittany Stoeckert 386-397-3473 Price just reduced! New MH w/ huge barn/workshop on 1+ acre. Master has walk in closet. MLS #82586. $68,900 Accredited Real Estate Mike Foster 288-3596 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRent 05538497 $89 Deposit Pools, B-ball, gym & more! *FREE afterschool programWindsong Apts386-758-8455 2BR/1BA $600/mo & $575 Sec. Dep. Lovely, Private, re-done CR 242, 2 miles West of RT247 386-867-6319 or 365-7193 Amberwood Hills Apts. Private Patio area. Beautiful yard. Washer/dryer hkup. Free water & sewer. 1/1, 2/1. Move in special. 386-754-1800. wwwmyflapts.com Columbia Arms Apt. located 1/2 mi from V.A. & Winn Dixie. Pet Friendly. Pool laundry & balcony. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com 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 Redwine Apartments Pets welcome. with 5 complexes, we have a home for you. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com UPDATED APT, w/tile floors/fresh paint. Great area. 386-752-9626 Wayne ManorApts. Spacious 2bedroom washer/dryer. Behind Kens off Hwy 90. 386-754-1800 www .myflapts.com WindsorArms Apartments. Move in! 2/1, 2/1.5, 2/2. Pet Friendy. Free 200 ch. Dish. Washer/dryer hkup.386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com 720Furnished Apts. ForRent1 or 2 bdrm, electric, tv & HBO, w/d included. Private entry and bath. Enclosed wrap around porch. No pets. 386-365-8633 ROOMS FOR Rent. Hillcrest, Sands, Columbia. All furnished. Electric, cable, fridge, microwave. Weekly or monthly rates. 1 person $135, 2 persons $150. weekly 386-752-5808 730Unfurnished Home ForRent2BD /1.5BA Country, South of Lake City, private river access. w/boat ramp, 2 garages, clean, $625 mo. + sec. 386-590-0642 3/1 Convenient to downtown. available May 5th. $ 600 per month. Taking applications. 386-623-2848 730Unfurnished Home ForRentBrick 3br/1ba on 5 acres, 989 SWSuwannee Valley Road, Lake City, $750 mo. + $800 dep. Call 386-365-8543 Modern New Home3BR/2BA, 2 car garage, on 2 ac, 2,500sqft Fort White 3 Rivers Estates $975 mo 1st+last +sec. Call 305-345-9907. 740Furnished Homes forRentFully Furnished 2bd/2ba. A/C W/D on 2 shady acres. $750/ mth & 1st & Last 386-755-0110 750Business & Office Rentals05538609'%$%%$ #!$%"$( r")# #(#$ "& r %$"$'""( $"$r$( rnn 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. 805Lots forSale Nice 5 acre lot located in quiet setting River Rise s/d, Homes only, paved street. $65,000 MLS #76151 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert386-397-3473 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. 810Home forSale 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 Just Listed in White Springs, a block off the main street. 3/2 corner lot w/ nice shade trees. $45,000 Vern Roberts 386-6881940 Poole Realty MLS#83528 Large 4br/3ba, well kept newer home on 1 acre. 2308 sqft, resistance pool w/cover MLS #83559. $249,999 Accredited Real Estate Mike Foster 288-3596 Spacious & Elegant! Gorgeous 4br/2ba brick home, Forest Country, newer roof, beautifully landscaped,$175,000 Ron Feagle 386288-2901 Hallmark Real Estate 820Farms & Acreage10 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 Teresa Spradley 386365-8343 Hallmark Real Estate Wester Drive 26.93 acres beautiful pasture land, I-75 frontage, income producing billboards $106,374 Nate Sweat 386-6281552 Hallmark Real Estate 951Recreational Vehicles2004 25' Fleetwood Caravan Travel Trailer for sale. Good condition. AC Microwave Shower.$5,500.00 OBO (386)623-4372 For You! Call 755-5440Today NEED HELP!Let Us Write Your Classified Ad
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