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By AMANDA WILLIAMSON awilliamson@lakecityreporter The Columbia County real estate market contin ued a slow upward trend during April, attempting to move from a stable market to an emerging market, the executive director of the Lake City Board of Realtors said. Realtors closed on 33 single-family houses last month, a 6.5 percent increase over the 31 sales in April 2012. Days on the market for existing homes fell by nearly 41 percent since April 2012 from 142 days to 84 days last month; and the months inventory of properties available dropped from 16.3 months in April 2012 to 12.7 months in April 2013. I would hesitate to call it a sellers market, said Dan Gherna, execu tive director of the Board of Realtors. People had been reluctant to put houses on the market before. Now, new listings are increasing monthly, with an uptick to 86 new list ings in April from 76 in March and 74 in April 2012. Gherna said sellers are testing the real estate market to see how much they could get for their homes. The market is shifting, but not as fast as sellers would want, said Stan Batten, Board of Realtors president. Batten suggested that the influx of homes on the market may be, in small part, the result of the time of year. After school ends, more people relocate, he said. The median sale price for April increased to $113,000 from $98,500 in March. For most of the year, the median sale price has been over $100,000, fluctuating between $103,000 and $133,000 since April 2012, when it was $105,000. Because Columbia County is such a small sample size, Gherna said, if a house sells for an extremely high amount or an extremely low People ................. 2A Opinion ............... 4A Obituaries ............. 5A Advice & Comics ....... 4-5B Puzzles ............... 4-5B TODAY IN PEOPLE Boys Ranch support. COMING SUNDAY Local news roundup. 90 56 Mostly sunny WEATHER, 2A CALL US: (386) 752-1293 SUBSCRIBE TO THE REPORTER: Voice: 755-5445 Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 138, No 343 Lake City Reporter FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MAY 24 & 25, 2013 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | 75LAKECITYREPORTER COM 1A May 24 Memorial Day ceremony Lake City VA Medical Center will have its annual Catch the Spirit Memorial Day ceremony at 9:30 a.m. on the front lawn along Marion Avenue. The speak er will be Columbia County Sheriff Mark Hunter. Guests may park at Winn Dixie for this event. For more information, contact Cynthia.Gaylord@va.gov or call 754-6302. CHS graduation Commencement ceremo nies for graduating seniors of Columbia High School is set for 7:30 p.m. in Tiger Stadium on the CHS cam pus. Guests wanting to attend should be aware that the gate to the stadium will lock at exactly 7:30 p.m. Graduation includes speeches by both valedicto rians, Zachary Durkin and Holly Wheeler, and the salu tatorian, Andrew Johnson. Speeches will also be given by members of student gov ernment. Kara Campo will sing the national anthem. CHS Principal Todd Widergren will welcome the students and guests to the event and certify the students as graduates at the end of the ceremony. May 24-26 Florida Folk Festival The 61st Annual Florida Folk Festival runs through Sunday at the Stephen Foster Folk Cultural Center in White Springs. Throughout the week end, guest will be enter tained by more than 300 musical performances, including the Bellamy Brothers, Jim Stafford, Moors & McCumber, Ed Cotton, Doug Gauss and more. Tickets at the gate are $30 for the day and $60 for the weekend. Children under six years old get in free. For more information, including a line-up of the performing artists, visit the website Floridafolkfestival. com. May 25 Cattle show The Jamie Richards Memorial Prospect Steer and Heifer Show will be held at the Columbia County Fairgrounds. For more information, call 867-3169. Talent show Bethune-Cookman University Alumni will have a Talent Show at 4 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church. Admission is free, but donations for the B-CU scholarship fund will be col lected. To get on the perfor mance schedule, call (386) 752-1319. May 26 Special service Bethel AME Church, 838 SW County Road 242-A, will have its ninth annual Local Government and Law Enforcement Day. Service will start at 10:45 a.m. The speaker will be Columbia County Sheriff Mark Hunter. For more informa tion, call Sister Lena Lofton at (386) 754-4694. JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City Reporter Les James mixes drywall spackle for a three-bedroom, two-bathroom house Thursday in The Preserve at Laurel Lake subdivision. The local housing market continued a slow upward trend in April, local real estate agents say. TONY BRITT/ Lake City Reporter Critical injuries Two people were hurt, one critically, in this crash on I-75 Thursday morning. See story below. Water wont be cut IRS head moves to quell scandal By DEREK GILLIAM firstname.lastname@example.org Some Lake City business owners are asking Whats a backflow preventer? after a letter from city staff arrived in the mail that said they must submit a required annual test of the device or face having their water turned off. Steve Roberts, director of city water services, said the state requires that business es test backflow preventer devices, which prevent cross contamination of city water with contaminants from pri vate water lines. Backflow preventers stop the water from being sucked from pri vate water lines into the city water system. If a business does not submit the test, the state requires the provider of the WATER continued on 3A Housing trends up Local real estate market shows pluses April figures indicate sellers slowly returning. Waiter faces debit card theft counts By DEREK GILLIAM email@example.com A waiter at Lake Citys Olive Garden stole a customers debit card and rang up more than $500 in unauthorized charges, according to a Columbia County Sheriffs Office arrest report. Anthony Paul Baggett, 24, 3012 SW Main Blvd., faces felony charges of fraud (illegal use of a credit card) and grand theft, the report said. Burton Duncan called the THEFT continued on 3A IRS continued on 3A By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER Associated Press WASHINGTON Moving quickly to stem a raging controversy, the new acting head of the Internal Revenue Service started cleaning house Thursday by replacing the supervisor who oversaw agents involved in targeting tea party groups. A day after she refused to answer questions at a congres sional hearing, Lois Lerner was placed on administrative leave, according to congres sional sources. Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa, a senior Republican on the Senate Finance Committee, said Lerner was asked to resign but refused, so she was placed on leave. An IRS spokeswoman said the agency could not comment on Lerners status because it was a private personnel matter. Danny Werfel, the agencys new acting commissioner, told IRS employees in an email that he had selected a new acting head of the division, staying within the IRS to find new leadership. Ken Corbin, a 27-year IRS veteran, will be the new acting director of the agencys exempt organizations division. Corbin currently is a deputy director in the wage and investment division, where he oversees 17,000 workers responsible for processing 172 million individual and business tax returns, Werfel said. Werfels email Thursday made no mention of Lerner. But congressional aides who were briefed on the matter confirmed that Lerner was placed on paid administra tive leave. The aides spoke on condition of anonymity because a personnel matter was involved. From all accounts so far, the IRS acting commissioner was on solid ground to ask for her resignation, Grassley said in a statement. The IRS owes it to taxpayers to resolve her situation quickly. The agency needs to move on to fix the conditions that led to the tar geting debacle. She shouldnt be in limbo indefinitely on the taxpayers dime. Lerners lawyer, William W. Taylor III, did not immedi ately respond to requests for comment. Lerner is the IRS official who first publicly disclosed on May 10 that IRS agents had been targeting tea party and other conservative groups for additional scrutiny when they applied for tax-exempt status. At the time, she apologized Those involved in targeting tea party groups replaced. MARKET continued on 3A Baggett TONY BRITT/ Lake City Reporter First responders work at the scene of a crash on Interstate 75 Thursday morning. By TONY BRITT firstname.lastname@example.org A Gainesville woman was critically injured when she was tossed from the vehicle she was riding in, run over and trapped beneath another vehicle in a Thursday morning wreck on Interstate 75. The driver of the car the woman was riding in was seriously injured in the 10:30 a.m. crash, which snarled I-75 traffic for close to an hour. Marion Jovan Mayes, 32, the driver, suffered serious injuries when the car struck a guardrail at least twice. Oqueria Eloise Crumedy, 26, also of Gainesville, was critically injured when she was thrown from the car after it hit a guardrail. She then was Woman critical after wreck CRASH continued on 3A POLICE Official: Backflow preventer notice not meant as threat.
CORRECTION The Lake City Reporter corrects errors of fact in news items. If you have a concern, question or suggestion, pleas e call the executive editor. Corrections and clarifications will run in this space. And thanks for reading. PEOPLE IN THE NEWS Celebrity Birthdays Q Comedian Tommy Chong is 75. Q Singer Bob Dylan is 72. Q Singer Patti LaBelle is 69. Q Actress Priscilla Presley is 68. Q Country singer Mike Reid is 66. Q Actor Jim Broadbent is 64. Q Actor Alfred Molina is 60. Q Singer Rosanne Cash is 58. Q Actress Kristin Scott Thomas is 53. AROUND FLORIDA Top legislators touring state TAMPA Days after the Florida Legislature wrapped up its work this year, Gov. Rick Scott hit major media markets to remind voters how he pushed legislators for teacher pay raises and tax cuts. Now Republican leg-islative leaders are making a similar trip while Scott is out of the country on a trade mission. On Wednesday, Senate President Don Gaetz and House Speaker Will Weatherford visited an armory and a childrens center in the morning and stopped at Tampa Bay Technical High School in the afternoon, just before kids streamed out of the school for the day. They refused to call it a victory tour. But they conceded the goal was the same: Bring attention to legislation and funding increases approved this year by state legislators flush with a budget surplus for the first time in years. I think the Legislature doesnt do a good enough job of talking about what we do during session, Weatherford said during the Tampa stop. The two men were positively jovial, praising each others efforts during the legislative session as they spoke with Hillsborough School District administra-tors and teachers. There are plans to take the Work Plan Florida tour to other parts of the state later this summer.Court sides with public defenders TALLAHASSEE The Florida Supreme Court is siding with public defend-ers who believe they should be able to reject cases if they dont have the budget and lawyers to adequately represent poor people charged with crimes. Thursdays ruling overturns an appeals court decision that said public defenders had to accept the cases to represent those who cant afford lawyers. The Supreme Court cited statistics that show public defenders in Miami-Dade were taking on 200 to 300 cases beyond what they should have been able to handle. It also mentioned conditions that often meant defenders had to start trial before they could interview witnesses or visit crimes scenes. The court asked the original Miami-Dade County court to determine whether public defenders are still overburdened.Man arrested in death of bird OCKLAWAHA A north Florida man faces charges after fatally shoot-ing a red-bellied wood-pecker that was eating the plums from his trees. State wildlife officials say 51-year-old John Wayne Miller shot the bird with a pellet rifle. Kerry Kennedy joins Wendys protest NEW YORK K erry Kennedy has joined farmworkers protesting outside Wendys share-holder meeting in New York City. The protesters said Thursday they want Wendys to sign an agreement to safeguard working conditions for Florida tomato pickers. Other fast-food chains including McDonalds and Burger King have signed the agreement with the Florida-based Coalition of Immokalee Workers. Kennedy heads the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Human Rights, named for her late father. She led the crowd outside the stockholders meeting in chanting What do we want? Justice! When do we want it? Now! Two protesters went into the Manhattan hotel where the Wendys meeting was taking place. Wendys spokesman Bob Bertini said they attended the meeting as qualified shareholders. Bertini said the Ohio-based company expects its tomato suppliers to take care of their employees.Aretha Franklin postponing shows LOS ANGELES Aretha Franklin is taking off the month of June. A spokesman for the 71-year-old singer says Franklin will reschedule two shows and resume her touring schedule in July. Publicist David Brokaw provided no other details Tuesday. Franklin announced earlier this month that she would cancel sched-uled performances in Chicago and Connecticut this week to undergo medical treatment. She did not specify what type of treatment she was receiving. Franklin appeared on the season finale of American Idol last week via satellite, singing a medley of her hits with the shows female finalists.Darius Rucker rides to top of charts NASHVILLE, Tenn. Darius Rucker is a fan of Old Crow Medicine Show, but says he didnt really get what was so infectious about the string bands signature hit Wagon Wheel at first. Then he heard the faculty band at his daughters school play the song and its appeal all started to open up for him. Im sitting there listening to it and I say to myself what I always say to myself, I want to cut this song, Rucker said. I say it all the time but I never end up cutting anything. But with this song it was, All right, lets try it. I didnt know how big it was until after I cut it, until after it was a single. I didnt know that every college student south of the Mason-Dixon Line in the last eight years knows this song. I had no idea. I thought it was just another Old Crow song until I recorded it and real-ized it wasnt just another Old Crow song. So far, Ruckers version of Wagon Wheel is the most success-ful song of his country career. 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Helen Maria Hunt Jackson, American author (1830-1885)JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterBoys Ranch supportColumbia County Sheriff Mark Hunter, along with members of the Fins and Pins Committee, presents a check for $18,000 to Alison Evans (l eft), Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranch donor relations vice president, on Tuesday. The funds were raised through the bowl-a-thon and community fish fry held on Ap ril 27. Q Associated Press Q Associated PressJASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterRemembering the fallenLake City Mayor Stephen Witt lights a candle in memory o f the 15 Columbia County Public Safety Officers who died w hile on duty, during the Columbia County Public Safety Memoria l Service on Tuesday.
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US Hwy 90 4520 W. US Hwy 90 Lake City, FL (386) 755-0601 would like to congratulate Community Cancer Center of North Florida Community Cancer Center of North Florida To my Daughter as you Graduate Shelbie Megan Regar Love, Daddy sheriffs office after he noticed his debit card miss ing. He told deputies he left the card in a bill holder at Olive Garden, 3072 W. U.S. 90, after paying for his fami lys meal Tuesday night. On Wednesday, Duncan checked his bank account and discovered four unau thorized charges totaling $503.49, including two from Walmart on U.S. 90. Deputy Murray Smith went to the Olive Garden and spoke with the man ager, Beth Martin. Martin checked the restaurants records and told him Baggett was the waiter who served the Burton family. She gave a description of Baggett, which the deputy used to identify him from Walmart security footage, the report said. Smith then went to Baggetts home. Baggett admitted to using the card, but said it was an accident, according to the report. The report said he said he thought it was his debit card. Later, Baggett changed the story. He said he knew he was using Duncans card because he had to sign Burtons name, the report said. The items he purchased were seized as evidence, along with Duncans and Baggetts debit cards. Baggett had to tell his father where to find Duncans debit card, the report said. Baggett was taken to Columbia County Detention Facility in lieu of $10,000 bail. CRASH: Woman thrown from car Continued From Page 1A run over by and trapped beneath a vehicle that had been traveling behind Mayes car. The driver and passen gers in the other vehicle were not hurt, accord ing to a Florida Highway Patrol report. The wreck occurred near the 417 mile mark er on I-75, south of Lake City. All three northbound lanes of I-75 were blocked for about 45 minutes as emergency crews ren dered aid to the crash vic tims. At least four Columbia County Fire Department units responded, as well as several Columbia County Sheriffs deputies. Authorities opened one northbound lane of traf fic, on the emergency lane, until around 11 a.m., when a helicopter arrived to take Crumedy to Shands at the University of Florida in Gainesville. Additional FHP troopers closed the Ellisville inter change on-ramp at mile marker 414, and traffic was re-routed onto U.S. 441/41 as a temporary detour. According to FHP, Mayes was driving a 1997 Toyota Camry northbound in the center lane of I-75, with Crumedy as his pas senger. A 2012 Mazda CX9, driv en by Charles Matthew Turner, 44, who was trav eling with Stephanie M. Turner, 40; Alaina Turner, 4; and Matisyn Turner, 4 all of McCalla, Ala. as passengers, were behind Mayes vehicle. FHP said witnesses reported Mayes was driv ing in an erratic manner when he apparently lost control of the car and it traveled into the median and struck the guardrail with its front bumper. The car then spun coun terclockwise, striking the guardrail again with its rear and traveled back onto the highway, where Crumedy was thrown onto the roadway. Charles Turner was unable to avoid Crumedy and ran over her. Mayes vehicle came to rest facing west between the northbound emergen cy lane and inside lane. Turners vehicle came to final rest facing east in the outside lane with Crumedy trapped underneath the vehicle. Emergency responders were able to raise Turners vehicle and extricate Crumedy. Mayes was taken to the Lake City Medical Center with serious injuries, and Crumedy was listed in crit ical condition at Shands. Neither was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash, FHP said. THEFT: Waiter allegedly took card Continued From Page 1A WATER: Testing notice not a threat Continued From Page 1A water services to shut the water off to prevent con tamination, he said. However, Roberts said he doesnt have any plans to shut off businesses access to city water. In Lake City, there are thousands of backflow pre venters but only two people in city Water Services who could check for possible vio lations, Roberts said. The letter was a way for the city to follow state law, while not hiring additional employees to bring local businesses into compliance with the law. There are two ways water could be sucked back into the city water supply, Roberts said. One is if a large fire were to require firefighters to draw enough water to create low pres sure in the lines. Another way would be if a private line were to exceed the pressure the city uses to pump water to homes and businesses. The requirement for com mercial and industrial busi nesses to have backflow preventers was mandated by the federal government with the 1986 Clean Water Act and amended in the early1990s, Roberts said. Every industrial and commercial business is required to have a backflow preventer, but the city can waive the requirement for certain businesses if theres a low risk of contamination, Roberts said. For example, law offic es usually do not pose a risk to city water because theres not a contaminant that could be sucked into the city water supply. But every hospital must have a backflow preventer, he said. Some residents also received the letter. Current law requires every home with an irrigation system or a well connected to the homes pipes to have a back flow preventer, Roberts said. However, a study may soon change that require ment, as it says there has never been a proven case where a irrigation system caused a contaminant to be introduced into a public water supply, Roberts said. He said there is a push to have the requirement for residential users with irrigation systems to have backflow preventers discon tinued. While the city doesnt plan on shutting off the fau cet on businesses that have not completed the required annual test of backflow preventers, they did hire a company to inspect busi nesses to see if the device is necessary, Roberts said. The cost for the inspec tions will run the city about $58,000 over the next three years, Roberts said. Businesses will not be required to pay for the inspections, Roberts said. The inspection will deter mine if a business needs a backflow preventer. Also, the city is in the process of putting together com petitive bids for all city business for the required annual backflow preventer tests. Backflow preventers range in price from about $250 to $500. The cost of installation can range from a few hundred dollars to several thousand. MARKET: Real estate sales trend up Continued From Page 1A amount the median sale price gets skewed. Suwannee County saw much lower numbers, with closed sales dropping from 10 in March to nine in April. New listings in the county increased from 30 in March to 32 in April, and new pending sales also increased from eight in March to 10 in April. Median days on the mar ket in Suwannee County skyrocketed to 233 days in April, up from 136 days in March and 77 days in April 2012. I think Tropical Storm Debby had a big impact, Batten said. Its still in the back of peoples minds about the flooding that happened there. ... Im not blaming it for all of that, but I think it does have an impact. However, for the size of the rural county, he said, the numbers are pro portionate. IRS: New head tries to quell scandal Continued From Page 1A on behalf of the IRS, but it wasnt enough to stop a firestorm of criticism from the White House and Congress. If Lerner, a career civil servant, is dismissed she would become the third IRS official to lose their job in the scandal. Last week, President Barack Obama forced acting IRS Commissioner Steven Miller to resign, replacing him with Werfel, a former White House budget offi cial who started at the IRS on Wednesday. Also last week, Joseph Grant, one of Millers top deputies, announced plans to retire June 3, according to an internal IRS memo. Grant had just been named commissioner of the agen cys tax exempt and gov ernment entities division, which includes the agents who targeted tea party groups. Grant had been the act ing head of the division since 2010. Backflow pre venters range in price from about $250 to $500. The cost of installation can range from a few hundred dol lars to several thousand.
A s Memorial Day nears, the plight of Americans who have borne the burden of fighting our wars should be uppermost in the minds of their countrymen. The growing frustration with the failure of the Veterans Administration to eliminate a huge and grow-ing backlog of disability claims by members of the uni-formed services is well justified and demands a timely response from the Obama administration. Understandably, the VA has been overwhelmed. The global war on terrorism and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have required the services of millions of Americans, many of whom have been obliged to make repeated tours of duty in combat zones.... As of last September, according to a report by McClatchy Newspapers, more than 1.6 million military members formerly deployed in whats classified as the global war on terror in Iraq and Afghanistan, primar-ily had transitioned to veteran status.... These numbers are staggering, but they should not serve as an excuse for the failure of the VA to att end to the needs of the veterans in a timely manner. The V A has won major, well-justified budget increases unde r President Obama, but the number of veterans consign ed to the prolonged backlog has only continued to grow According to Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, as of this week, 873,680 veterans have applied for VA disability benefits and are still waiting. Of these, 584,308 have been in the queue over 125 days. Some reports say average wait time in larger cities can be nearly two years, or 600 days. Delays have increased despite the installation of a $300 million computer sys-tem to process claims and the hiring of 765 additional claims processors since 2010.... According to published investigative reports, Florida is not among the worst states for backlogs, but with 1.6 million veterans residing in the Sunshine State, it is one of the most seriously affected by the problem at the VA. Eric Shinseki, the retired 4-star general who runs the VA, has promised to end the backlog by 2015, but thats not enough. The organization should set bench-marks for completing the task and report to the public on whether they are being met. It is particularly frustrating for younger veterans to try to deal with a system that still functions under rules and processes developed decades ago in which obtaining health records can be a lengthy process. The sooner that an integrated digital health system can be put in place, the sooner that veterans can have their claims adjudicated. As the younger veterans age in the coming decades, the number of those applying for disability benefits will only grow. Its past time to stop putting veterans in backlog limbo. They answered the call when America went to war. Now its time for their country to be there for them. OPINION Friday, May 24, 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 ANOTHER VIEW LETTERS POLICY Letters to the Editor should be typed or neatly written and double spaced. Letters should not exceed 400 words and will be edited for length and libel. Letters must be signed and include the writers name, address and telephone number for verification. Writers can have two letters per month published. Letters and guest columns are the opinion of the writers and not necessarily that of the Lake City Reporter BY MAIL: Letters, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056; or drop off at 180 E. Duval St. downtown. BY FAX: (386) 752-9400. BY EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org Amazing psychology!W hy do great golfers or actors tend to have children with such talents and abilities? Its true: You inherit the genes your parents were born with and passed on to you. Its also true that youre a combination of the genes you inher-it, and all of your life experiences, and everything you learn during your life. But scientists have also recently discovered that the major life experiences of your parents, and even the important lessons they learned in their lives, actually attach to their genes and are passed on to you! By studying personalities and traits of twins, researchers have found that about 87 percent of what each of us becomestraits like intelligence, disposition, and talentsis what we inherit. The other 13 percent is what we become because of our life experiences, and things we learn in our lifetime. Now, we find out that the 87 per-cent also includes a lot of what our parents, and even our ancestors, learned in their own lifetimes. Folk wisdom and common sense have long told us that terrible tragedies and great learning experi-ences can be passed on to our chil-dren. Science has typically played this down, as myths or superstition. But now theres a scientific explana-tion for how this can happen. In May of 2013, Discover Magazine published an article by Dan Hurley, Trait Versus Fate, with an expla-nation. He asked, Is our behavior rooted in the experiences of our grandparents and distant ances-tors? Grandmas lousy childhood or adventures seem to change your personality, and bring you traits, anxiety, and resilience, by altering the expression of genes in the brain. He explains that the genome is the blueprint of life, kind of like an Etch-A-Sketch. When we expe-rience strong emotions, or have a major learning experience, the body produces chemicals (methyl group hormones) that actually attach to the DNA, our genes. Therefore, the attitudes, behavior, and personality traits the parents acquired in their lifetimes can be passed on to their kids. What does this mean to you? What can you do? Do you have a special talent? Do you have a special knack or natural skill or interest? It may be enough just to become aware and recognize your inborn traits, talents, habits, and personality, and to use that informa-tion to build the best life you can for yourself. Make the most of what youve got to work with! Q Miami Herald Military veterans cant keep waiting Obama: Plausible deniability? T he name of the game is and always has been Plausible Deniability. The goal is to protect the big guy in the Oval Office from prior knowledge of politically damaging activity. You know thats true when What did the president know, and when did he know it? becomes the para-mount question. There is no way of knowing for sure, but its a good bet that those around George Washington applied the PD standard when it was discovered that land speculators -including some in his family -sold the nation a bunch of swamp-land for the site of the District of Columbia. Since then, it would be difficult to find a chief executive except William Henry Harrison, who died almost before he got started, who hasnt benefited from this policy. So its no surprise that the counsel to President Barack Obama and possibly other aides decided not to tell the boss that the Internal Revenue Service was being inves-tigated for some bad decisions -which, to the general public and anyone who isnt in complete denial, seemed pretty much like an effort to get the presidents conservative enemies. The furor over such Nixonian activities, they reasoned correctly, would be huge. Everything pos-sible should be done to keep the rub-off on the boss as small as possible, including his getting out front by denouncing such dastardly business maybe even before the Inspector Generals report came out. Former Attorney General Edwin Meese, who had been one of Ronald Reagans key advisers for years, including service as his White House chief of staff, was at the Justice Department when he found out about the effort to sell weapons to Iran and use the money to finance the Nicaraguan contras. Meese, a very smart man and obviously an honest one, blew the whistle, knowing full well that this could be a very bad problem for the president and his admin-istration. Fortunately for Reagan, the investigation by a special pros-ecutor, who spent millions of tax-payers dollars, never could prove the president knew in advance of the deal. Plausible Deniability worked. Nixon probably would have won the PD game had it not been for his penchant for keeping detailed records of his days in office, includ-ing the recordings of his Oval Office conversations that ultimately did him in. Its tough to claim lack of knowledge under those circum-stances. Perhaps he should have listened to Democratic Rep. Joe Waggoner of Louisiana when he advised him in a telephone conver-sation shortly after revelation to burn the tapes. The matter of What did Obama know, and when did he know it? -a question posed first about Nixon by Sen. Howard Baker of Tennessee, as ranking Republican on the Senate Watergate Committee -may seem especially relevant in this case. But its difficult, if not impossible, to determine. But the decision to conduct an activity that any pru-dent man, even a lower-level drone in Cincinnati, would understand is political dynamite had to come from somewhere. Whose idea was it? Who decided that organizations applying for tax-exempt status with Tea Party or Patriot in their names needed intense scrutiny as possible scams? That obviously will be the focus of a scandal that isnt going away and will have ramifications as far away as next years mid-term elec-tions. So far, no one is lining up to accept the blame or point fin-gers. The head of the IRS dur-ing Obamas first term, Douglas Shulman, has testified to Congress that he was upset it happened on his watch. He also said that he kept himself apart from such activities because he was a political appoin-tee. Are you kidding me? Where do we get guys with this kind of judg-ment? There is ample evidence that the White House was involved with the Treasury much earlier than first believed on how to get ahead of the game, to keep the whole busi-ness from blowing up in their faces. Guess what? It did. What is difficult to swallow is that such a potentially explosive sce-nario would be kept from the man who, Plausible Deniability notwith-standing, is going to take the heat: Barack Obama. Robert DennyBob.Denny8@gmail.com Q Bob Denny has been a licensed mental health counselor in Florida since 2000, and teaches psychology at Florida Gateway College. Comments? Bob.Denny8@gmail.com Dan K. Thomasson Q Dan K. Thomasson is former editor of Scripps Howard News Service.4AOPINION
May 24Fish dinnerOur Redeemer Lutheran Church, 5056 SW State Road 47 in Lake City, pre-pares fish dinners every Friday from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. The dinner is $6 for two Alaskan pollock filets, corn, baked beans, hush puppies, cole slaw and tart-er sauce. Summer programThe 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.Memorial ceremonyLake City VA Medical Center will have its annual Catch the Spirit Memorial Day ceremony at 9:30 a.m. on the front lawn along Marion Avenue. The speak-er will be Columbia County Sheriff Mark Hunter. Guests may park at Winn Dixie for this event. For more information, contact Cynthia.Gaylord@va.gov or 754-6302.Camp registrationRegistration is now open for The Kids Zone sum-mer camp at Lake City Christian Academy. The camp is for boys and girls ages 5-14. The program will run June 10 to Aug. 16. We offer morning, afternoon or all-day fun. Join us for a few days, weeks or a whole summer of excitement. For more information or to get in the zone, call (386) 438-7752 or email email@example.com.May 25Cattle showThe Jamie Richards Memorial Prospect Steer and Heifer Show will be held at the Columbia County Fairgrounds. For more information, call 867-3169.Arts and crafts showAmerican Hometown Veteran Assist Inc. will hold an arts and crafts show and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 5056 SW State Road 47. Vendor spaces are $20 and can be arranged by calling Chuck at (386) 965-1947.Aglow meetingThe Lake City Aglow Lighthouse will meet at 7 p.m. at Christ Community Church, 159 Spencer Court. Jeanne Markham, a former president of LC Aglow, will speak about her missionary trips to Japan and Korea. For more information, call (386) 935-4018 or (386) 752-1971.Talent showBethune-Cookman University Alumni will have a Talent Show at 4 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church. Admission is free, but donations for the B-CU scholarship fund will be collected. To get on the performance schedule, call (386) 752-1319.RHS alumniRichardson High School Alumni Round Up meet-ing will be at noon at the Richardson Community Center. For further infor-mation, call at (386) 752-0815.Vision screeningLake City Lions Club will have free vision screening from 2 ot 4 p.m. at the Lake City Mall. Screening will be done by Ron Foreman and staff of North Florida Eye Care. Free blood pressure tests also will be available. The club also will accept donations of old eyeglasses and cellphones.May 26Fellowship DayThe House of Miracles, 846 NW Alma Ave., will have Fellowship Day begin-ning at 11 a.m. The speak-er will be Pastor Marian S. Wright of New Mount Salem Community Church in Columbia City. For mor einformation, call (386) 755-4028.Usher anniversaryShiloh Missionary Baptist will be having their Usher Anniversary starting at 3 p.m. Speaker will be Evangelist Stephanie Myers and Bishop Wilsons Church Choir will render the selections.Special serviceBethel AME CChurch, 838 SW County Road 242-A, will have its ninth annual Local Government and Law Enforcement Day. Service will start at 10:45 a.m. The speaker will be Columbia County Sheriff Mark Hunter. For more informa-tion, call Sister Lena Lofton at (386) 754-4694.Memorial Day serviceUnion AME Church on Highway 41 North will have a Memorial Day service at 11a.m. to honor all retired and active duty servicemen and women. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Byers L. Hickman, retired Navy lieutenant command-er. For further information, call (386) 758-9257.May 28Plant clinicUniversity of Florida Master Gardeners are available every Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Columbia County Extension Office, 164 SW Mary Ethel Lane, to answer questions about lawns and plants. Bring samples for free diagno-sis or solutions. For more information, call 752-5384.Support groupAnother Way Inc. provides a domestic violence support group every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. If you are a current or former survivor of domestic vio-lence, call (386) 719-2702 for group location and an intake appointment. All services are free and confidential.May 29Plant clinicUniversity of Florida Master Gardeners are available every Wednesday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Fort White Public Library on Route 47 to answer questions about lawns and plants. Bring samples for free diagnosis or solutions. For more information, call 752-5384.Soil testingColumbia County Master Gardeners 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 busi-ness hours. For more infor-mation, call Gayle Rogers at 758-2408.May 30Senior driversAn AARP Driver Safety Course for Seniors will be held from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Lifestyle Enrichment Center Reading Room, 628 SE Allison Court. Please bring a sack lunch or request a lunch at the center. Cost is $12 for AARP members, $14 for non-members. Certificate of completion is good for a discount on your automobile insurance for three years. Registration is required. To register, call (352) 333-3036.June 1Gospel sing, supperLee Worship Center Church, 471 SE Magnolia Drive in Lee, will have a potluck supper and gospel sing in honor of Pastor Richard B. Sauls wife, Sharon Sauls, birthday. Supper will be at 6 p.m. and the gospel sing will start at 7. Those attending should take a covered dish to share. Singers or musi-cians wanting to perform and those with questions, should call Allen or Brenda McCormick at (850) 869-9977 or -9976.FAM FestThe Haven Hospice FAM Fest 2013, Fitness, Art and Music Festival will take place in Wilson Park down-town. Guests are invited to participate in a 5K run/walk, family-friendly art activities and a classic car show. Race check-in and registration will begin at 8 a.m. and the race starts at 9 a.m.Art receptionThe community is invited to a reception for John Rice, artist of the month, at the Gateway Art Gallery. The reception will be from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The gallery is at 461 SW Main Blvd. Meet John and the other gallery artists while enjoying wine and cheese, art and good fellowship.June 1-2Civil War eventFort Clinch State Park at Fernandina Beach will host a Union Garrison event from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to noon Sunday. This pro-gram will allow visitors to interact with living histo-rians to experience life in the fort as it was in 1864. The grounds will be bus-tling with soldiers in period costumes involved in firing demonstrations, marching drills, cooking and daily activities. Ladies in their dresses, sutlers displaying their wares and drummer boys bring every part of the Civil War era to life. Fees include the $6 per vehicle park entrance fee plus $2 per person fort admission. For additional information, contact the park at (904) 277-7274 or visit www.FloridaStateParks.org.June 2Watertown historyA history of Watertown will be presented by Rick at 2 p.m. in the Columbia County Library, 308 NW Columbia Ave. Paul is the great-grandson of the founder of the East Coast Lumber Co. in Watertown. He has spent much time researching the history of Watertown, and his pre-sentation, sponsored by the Friends of the Library, will include many never-published photos. Much of his work on the history of Watertown is documented on his website, http://www.watertownflorida.com.June 4Veterans job fairA Hiring Our Heroes job fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at American Legion Post 57, 2602 SW Main Blvd. Veteran job seekers, active duty mili-tary members, Guard and Reserve members, and military spouses are welcome. For more infor-mation, visit https://hoh.greatjob.net/sc/view-Event.action?id=818211 or email hiringourheroes@us chamber.com.Baby shower eventThe Lulu Community Center will have a Baby Shower event at 7 p.m. Bring an unwrapped gift. All gifts will go to the Pregnancy Care Center. For more information, call Sue Hansens at 752-2596.June 5FGC performanceFlorida Gateway College will host a performance by The Return of Family Values Tour at 6:30 p.m. Performers will include Allison Speer, Dennis Swanberg, the group Sisters and the Rick Webb Family. Order tickets online at www.returnoffamily values.com.Newcomers lunchThe Lake City Newcomers will have a friendship luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at Olive Garden restaurant on U.S. 90 West. For more information, call Rose Taylor at 755-2175 or Barbara Test at 754-7227.June 7-8Blueberry festivalThe 20th Annual Wellborn Blueberry Festival will be today and Saturday. Admission is free. For more information, call (386) 963-1157 or go online to www.wellborn communityassociation.com. Page Editor: Jim Barr, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPOR TER LOCAL FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MAY 24 & 25, 2013 5A5A on their May 20, 2013 Ribbon Cutting ceremony for their location atHamilton Avenue Town of White SpringsHamilton Avenue would like to congratulateOhmoglee Okalee ParkOhmoglee Okalee Park Jarvin T. JacksonBorn February 13, 2002 Died May 14, 2013Mr. Jarvin T. Jackson a resident of Lake City, Florida passed away May 14, 2013 in Shands Hospi-tal in Gaines-ville, FloridaMr. Jarvin T. Jackson is sur-vived by his mother, Mrs. Kawanna Hutcherson, his father, Theron Jackson; siblings: Mi-chael, Courtney, and Harmony; grandmother, Charlene Scott and grandfather Tracey Scott; great grandmother, Lillie Bell Hutch-erson, uncles, aunts and many their close relative and friends.Visitation for family and friends will be Friday, May 24, 2013 in Beulah Baptist Church in White Springs, Florida from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.Funeral Services for Mr. Jarvin T. Jackson will be held Saturday, May 25, 2013 in the South Ham-ilton Elementary School in White Springs, Florida at 11:00 a.m. Burial will be in the Swift Creek Cemetery White Springs, Florida.D.M. UDELL AND SONS OF D.M. UDELL FUNERAL HOME is in charge of all arrangements. Call D.M. Udell at (386) 362-4189 or cell (386) 209-0223 D.M. Udell Sr. and D.M. Udell II, Licensed Funeral Directors.Mertis Mizell SheppardMertis Mizell Sheppard 84, of White Springs, FL was called home to glory on Friday, May 17, 2013 after a brief stay at Baya Pointe Nursing Center. She was a devoted Christian and member of Olivet Mis-sionary Bap-tist Church. Her parents Jesse and Johnnie Mizell, of Jas-per FL, preceded her in death. She was a graduate of J.R.E. Lee High School, Jasper, FL. She was a dedicated wife to Reverend Thomas Sheppard for over 50 years; who preceded her in death. Mertis was a devoted mother, sister, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Her brother Ralph Mizell and sister Marion Mizell Walls preceded her in death.She leaves to cherish her memo-ries nine wonderful children: Thomas Sheppard III, Tampa, FL; Gail S. Brown, Tampa, FL; Kenneth (Vanessa) Sheppard, Tampa, FL; Glenn (Stacey) Sheppard, White Springs, FL; Jesse Mario (Wanda) Sheppard, Lake City, FL; Joseph Sheppard, Lake City, FL; Michael Sheppard, Lake City, FL; Myrtle Sharon (Charles) Davis, Up-per Marlboro MD; Troy (Mi-chelle) Sheppard, Tampa, FL. Twenty-two grandchildren, who will miss her comforting words and wisdom; six precious great-grandchildren; brother Mack (Susie) Mizell, Lake City, FL; sister, Catherine (Edward) Ante, Houston, TX; and brother Ru-dolph (Rona) Mizell, Lake City, FL; bother-in-laws: David Walls Sr, Jasper FL, Ralph (Estelle) Sheppard, Zenia, OH, Taylor (Bettie) Sheppard, Fort Wash-ington, MD; sister-in-law, Maize Mizell, a host of nieces, neph-ews, cousins, family and friends. Friends and Family will be received on Friday May 24: 67pm at Olivet Mis-sionary Baptist Church.Funeral services will be held on Saturday May 25 at 1:00 pm at Olivet Missionary Baptist Church, 541 Davis Street, Lake City, FL; Rev. Ronald V. Wal-ters, Pastor. Arrangements en-trusted to MIZELL FUNERAL HOME 365 NW Washington St., Lake City is in charge of arrangements. (ph #) 386-72-3166. Please sign guest register at www.mizellfuneralhome.comObituaries are paid advertise-ments. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified depart-ment at 752-1293. OBITUARIES COMMUNITY CALENDAR Q 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 ReporterSoftball champs get donationTD Bank officials presented a check for $500 to the Colum bia High School softball team during a Lake City-Columb ia County Chamber of Commerce mixer at the bank on North Main Bo ulevard on Thursday. The team won the 6A state softball cham pionship in Vero Beach on May 12. The donation will be u sed to buy championship rings for the team members.
FAITH & VALUES Friday & Saturday, May 24 & 25, 2013 www.lakecityreporter.com 6A 6AF&V Changing our thinkingT he story of Naaman (2 Kings 5) being healed of his leprosy has a lot of informa-tion about faith and how it is put into practice in our lives. We see the faith of a child compared to that of a valiant warrior. We see the reluctance of a man while a young girl encourages him. We see the pride of a man being overcome so that he can receive a cure for his incurable disease. The story begins with a little girl who had been taken captive wishing that her master could go and see the prophet in Samaria who she believed would heal her master. The age of the girl is not known but what we do know about her is the confidence she had in the abilities of the proph-et. We also see that she was willing to do something good for her enemy. Such qualities of children should be adopted by every adult. Because of his status with the king of Syria and the letter which the king wrote on his behalf, the captain of the army thought the prophet of Samaria would do something great for him. When this prophet sent his own servant to tell this officer in the Syrian kings army what to do to be cleansed of his leprosy, Naaman was insulted and went away furious (2 Kings 5:11). Naaman thought he would be told to do something great. He thought he would be told to dip in the beautiful rivers of Damascus, certainly not in the dirty waters of the Jordan. This time he went away in a rage. It took the words of his servants to convince him to do what the prophet of Samaria told him to do. When Naaman finally gave in and dipped seven times in the Jordan River, his flesh was restored like the flesh of a little child, and he was clean (2 Kings 5:14). His obedience to the words of the prophet of God produced the desired results, namely his skin was no longer covered with sores. How often are we like Naaman? We want God to give us something great to do, but we do not want to do the simple things he has commanded. We want someone to write a letter on our behalf to someone who is very important, but a small word from a servant we find insulting. There are a lot of things which we must give up if we are going to live by faith. We must not look for the glamour in our obedience to God. We must be willing to do even the small things which He has commanded us to do. We must do what God has said even though we thought He would want us to do something differ-ent. We can think about how things must be in order for God to cleanse us. However, unless we are willing to do exactly what He has said, we will remain as dirty as we always have been. This story is a great lesson in that children can understand what God wants adults to do. Servants can reason with their masters about what God wants them to do. Our rage and fury will not change what God has command-ed for us to do in order for us to be made clean. Only when we do things just like God has said, we will be made clean. If it takes being instructed by a child or encouraged by a ser-vant, lets do what God has com-manded. Lets do what it takes for us to be made clean. M any today dis-count the Book of Revelation as fact. They try to say the things recorded in the book have already happened, or it is spiri-tual and no one knows what it means for sure. But today, I want you to know it is the Revelation of Jesus Christ, the unveiling of Him who said, I am the way, the truth, and the life; no one comes to the Father except through Me (John 14:6). It is meant for us to study and understand. If it were not for us to understand, Revelation 1:3 would not say, Blessed is he who reads and those who hear the words of this prophecy, and keep those things which are written in it; for the time is near. If it were not to be understood, how could we pos-sibly keep those things that are written in it? Let me say here that if you have accepted Jesus as your Savior, you dont have to worry about all the things that the Bible says will happen on earth. If you are not saved, no mat-ter what you believe, it will not change the fact that the things recorded in the book will hap-pen. Revelation 9:1-11 records the sound of the Fifth Trumpet, only one of the 21 plagues that are to fall on earth during the Seven Year Tribulation period: Then the fifth angel sounded: and I saw a star fallen from heaven to the earth. To him was given the key to the bottomless pit. And he opened the bottomless pit, and smoke arose out of the pit like the smoke of a great furnace. So the sun and the air were dark-ened because of the smoke of the pit. Then out of the smoke locusts came upon the earth. And to them was given power, as the scorpions of the earth have power. They were commanded not to harm the grass of the earth, or any green thing, or any tree, but only those men who do not have the seal of God on their foreheads. And they were not given authority to kill them, but to torment them for five months. Their torment was like the torment of a scorpion when it strikes a man. In those days men will seek death and will not find it; they will desire to die, and death will flee from them. The shape of the locusts was like horses prepared for battle. On their heads were crowns of something like gold, and their faces were like the faces of men. They had hair like womens hair, and their teeth were like lions teeth. And they had breastplates like breastplates of iron, and the sound of their wings was like the sound of chariots with many horses running into battle. They had tails like scorpions, and there were stings in their tails. Their power was to hurt men five months. And they had as king over them the angel of the bottomless pit, whose name in Hebrew is Abaddon, but in Greek he has the name Apollyon. Again, this is only one of the 21 plagues that are recorded in Revelation that will come on mankind. If you dont know Jesus, now is the time. Q Hugh Sherrill, an ordained Baptist minister and Bible teacher, is available for special Bible stud-ies and revivals. Hugh Sherrillemsemail@example.com BIBLE STUDIES Hell on earth Part 1 BIBLICAL MEDITATION Carlton McPeakcarlton_mc@msn.com Q Carlton G. McPeak is an evangelist working in the Lake City area. All Scriptural quotations are from the New American Standard Bible, Holman Bible Publishers, unless otherwise noted.
LAKE CITY REPORTER ADVERTISEMENT FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MAY 24 & 25, 2013 7A7AReligion SPECIAL ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE 2013 WORLD RESER VE MONETARY EXCHANGE INC. 8000 FREEDOM AVE., N. CANT ON OH 44720Bags of U.S. Govt issued coins loaded with a small fortune are up for grabs as thousands of U.S. residents stand to miss the deadline to claim the money; now any resident of Florida who f inds their zip code listed below gets to claim the bags of money for themselves and keep all the valuable coins found inside by covering the V ault Bag fee within the next 2 days LAKE CITY AREA RESIDENTS CASH IN:Pictured above and protected by armed guards are the overstu ffed Vault Bags that everyone is trying to get. Its hard to tell how much these Overstuffed bags containing 10 Vaul t Bags full of money could be worth someday. Thats because ea ch Vault Bag is known to contain over 100 U.S. Govt issued coins some dating back to the early 1900s.State zip codes determine who gets free Silver coins FLORIDA The phone lines are ringing off the hook. Thats because for the next 2 days Vault Bags containing valuable U.S. Govt issued coins are actually being handed over to Lake City area residents who find their zip code listed in to-days publication. Its hard to tell how much these Vault Bags could be worth. Thats because after they were loaded with over 100 U.S. Govt issued coins including: Silver, scarce, highly collectible and circulating coins the dates were unsearched and the bags were sealed for good. But, we do know that some of the coins date clear back to the early 1900s. Any one of these Vault Bags could be worth a small fortune, said Timothy J. Shissler, Chief Numismatist for the private World Reserve. The only thing residents need to do is find their zip code on the Distribution List printed in todays publication. If their zip code is on the list, they need to immediately call the National Claim Hotline before the 2-day order deadline ends. Everyone who does is being given the 90% pure Silver Walking Liberty coin for free just by covering the Vault Bags each loaded with over 100 U.S. Govt issued coins for only $99 each as long as they call before the deadline ends. Since this advertising announcement cant stop dealers and collectors from hoarding all the valuable coins they can get their hands on, the World Reserve had to set a strict limit of ten Vault Bags per resident. Coin values always fluctuate and there are never any guarantees, but those who get in on this now will be the really smart ones. Just think what some of these coins could be worth someday, said Shissler. Each Vault Bag is loaded with a small fortune containing in part, highly sought after valuable collector coins dating clear back to the 1900s including a 90% pure Silver Walk-ing Liberty Half Dollar, an Eisenhower Dollar, some of the last ever minted U.S. Dollars, Ken-nedy Half Dollars, Silver Mercury Dimes, rare-ly seen Liberty V Nickels, nearly 100 year old Buffalo Nickels and circulating U.S. Govt is-sued nickels, dimes and quarter dollars. Were bracing for all the calls because there are just hours left for residents to get the Sil-ver coins free, he said. So, Lake City area residents lucky enough to find their zip code listed in todays publication need to immediately call the National Claim Hotlines before the 2-day deadline ends to get the Silver coins free. If lines are busy keep try-ing, all calls will be answered. N N LOADED WITH VALUABLE COINS: The phone lines are ringing off the hook. 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So thousands of reside nts are calling to claim as many Vault Bags as they can get before theyre all gone. In fact, since each Vault Bag fee has been re duced to just $99 nearly everyone is claiming at least three bags. So if lin es are busy keep trying, all calls will be answered How much are the Vault Bags worth: Its hard to tell how much these Vault Bags could be worth. Thats because after they were loaded with over 100 U.S. Govt issued coins i ncluding: Silver, scarce, highly collectible and cir culating coins the dates were unsearched and the bags were sealed for good. But w e do know that some of the coins date back to the e arly 1900s. That means any one of these Vault Bags could be worth a small f ortune. So you better believe at just $99 the Vault Bag fee is a real steal since the free Silver Walking Liberty coin alone could be worth up to $325 in collector value. Are the Silver Walking Liberty coins really Free: Yes. 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Then ca ll the National Claim Hotline before the 2-day deadline ends at: 1-888-282-6742 UNITED STATES ZIP CODE DISTRIBUTION LIST Alabama 35, 36 Alaska 99 Arizona 85, 86 Arkansas 71, 72 California 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96 Colorado 80, 81 Connecticut 06 Delaware 19 Florida 32, 33, 34 Georgia 30, 31, 39 Hawaii 96 Idaho 83 Illinois 60, 61, 62 Indiana 46, 47 Iowa 50, 51, 52 Kansas 66, 67 Kentucky 40, 41, 42 Louisiana 70, 71 Maine 03, 04 Maryland 20, 21Massachusetts01, 02, 05 Michigan 48, 49 Minnesota 55, 56 Mississippi 38, 39 Missouri 63, 64, 65 Montana 59 Nebraska 68, 69 Nevada 88, 89New Hampshire03 New Jersey 07, 08 New Mexico 87, 88 New York 00, 10, 11, 12 13, 14 North Carolina 27, 28 North Dakota 58 Ohio 41, 43, 44, 45 Oklahoma 73, 74 Oregon 97 Pennsylvania 15, 16, 17, 18, 19 Rhode Island 02South Carolina29 South Dakota 57 Tennessee 37, 38 Texas 75, 76, 7778, 79, 88 Utah 84 Vermont 05 Virginia 20, 22, 23, 24 Washington 98, 99 West Virginia 24, 25, 26 Wisconsin 53, 54 Wyoming 82, 83Washington DC20
May 24 Fish dinner Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 5056 SW State Road 47 in Lake City, pre pares fish dinners every Friday from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. The dinner is $6 for two Alaskan pollock filets, corn, baked beans, hush puppies, cole slaw and tart er sauce. Take out or eat in. Church fundraiser Abundant Life Church, 675 State Road 100, is sell ing tickets for a grilled chicken dinner to raise money for the church build ing fund. The dinner will be 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 14 on the church grounds. For tickets or more informa tion, contact Pastor Tanner at (386) 984-0310. May 25 Emmaus meeting An inaugural meet ing of the newly formed Suwannee Valley Emmaus Community will be held at the First United Methodist Church in Live Oak. Following a 6 p.m. potluck supper and fellow ship, a worship service and Holy Communion will be offered. Those attend ing are asked to bring a covered dish. Anyone who has completed a Walk to Emmaus, Tres Dias or Cursillo (sister programs to the Walk to Emmaus) and those interested in learning more about the program are invited and encouraged to attend. For more information, contact Dr. Parker at (386) 7548524 or (386) 688-1358. May 26 Fellowship Day The House of Miracles, 846 NW Alma Ave., will have Fellowship Day begin ning at 11 a.m. The speak er will be Pastor Marian S. Wright of New Mount Salem Community Church in Columbia City. For more information, call (386) 7554028. Usher anniversary Shiloh Missionary Baptist will be having their Usher Anniversary start ing at 3 p.m. Speaker will be Evangelist Stephanie Myers, and Bishop Wilsons Church Choir will render the selections. Special service Bethel AME CChurch, 838 SW County Road 242A, will have its ninth annual Local Government and Law Enforcement Day. Service will start at 10:45 a.m. The speaker will be Columbia County Sheriff Mark Hunter. For more informa tion, call Sister Lena Lofton at z(386) 754-4694. Memorial Day service Union AME Church on Highway 41 North will have a Memorial Day service at 11 a.m. to honor all retired and active duty servicemen and women. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Byers L. Hickman, retired Navy lieutenant command er. For further information, call (386) 758-9257. June 1 Gospel sing, supper Lee Worship Center Church, 471 SE Magnolia Drive in Lee, will have a potluck supper and gospel sing in honor of Pastor Richard B. Sauls wife, Sharon Sauls, birthday. Supper will be at 6 p.m. and the gospel sing will start at 7. Those attending should take a covered dish to share. 8A LAKE CITY REPORTER FAITH & VALUES FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MAY 24 & 25, 2013 8A FREE FREE FREE HOME BUYER S SEMINAR FREE HOME BUYER HOME BUYER S SEMINAR There are a lot of questions when buying your home There are a lot of questions when buying your home Can I get financed ? Can I get financed ? 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In your search, consider the words of Jeremiah 6:16: This is what the Lord says: Stand at the crossroads and look: ask for the ancient paths, ask where the good way is, and walk in it, and you will find rest for your souls. Stand at this crossroad and look. An intersection is a place where you must make a decision about which way to go based on where you want to end up. Consider what you have learned about life and about yourself, and look for the good way that leads to your future. The right path for living is marked out by God, but it requires a careful search to uncover. Taking the easy path will always be an option and it will often be tempting, but know that it leads to a dead-end life. When we ignore Gods map, we lose our way. Walk in it. Once you get a glimpse of that good way, dont get frustrated if you cant see the whole plan right now. Start with one step. It may be that you find the directions for the next step on the way. Get going. A tiny rudder can turn a huge ship, but only if it is moving. Be confident that God has a plan for your life. In Ephesians 2:10 the Bible tells us For we are Gods workmanship, cre ated in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. That word workmanship also means masterpiece one of a kind. God created you uniquely for a specific purpose to do good works. The kicker is that He has prepared them in advance for you to do. All we have to do is follow His map to find them. Find rest for your soul. Of all the things I could hope and pray for you, this is it. In a world full of unrest, strife and lack of peace, having rest for your soul is priceless, and it only comes from being in right standing with the one who created you. Notice that this rest comes as a result of standing, looking, ask ing, and walking with Him. Your life consists of the time between your appointed birth and death. How will you spend it? Choose carefully, because your heart and your life matters! Congratulations and blessings, Angie Graduates, time to find your path Heart Matters is a weekly column written by Angie Land, director of the Family Life Ministries of the Lafayette Baptist Association, where she teaches bible studies, leads marriage and family conferences, and offers biblical counseling. Follow Angie on Twitter: Angie Land @HeartMttrs. HEART MATTERS Angie Land firstname.lastname@example.org CHURCH CALENDAR To submit your Church Calendar item, contact Jim Barr at 754-0424 or by email at email@example.com. The right path for living is marked out by God, but it requires a careful search to uncover. Taking the easy path will always be an option ... but know that it leads to a dead-end life. When we ignore Gods map, we lose our way.
Lake City Reporter SPORTS Friday & Saturday, May 24 & 25, 2013 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B Story ideas?ContactTim KirbySports Editor754firstname.lastname@example.org 1BSPORTS #44 NOW HAS Non-Ethanol Plus Gasoline INTENDED USES: *Boats & Water Crafts *Collectable Vehicles *Off-Ro ad Vehicles *Motorcycles *Small Engines Branford Highway & Market Road Lake City Limited Time Offer!Free 20lb Bag of Ice with 10 Gallon Purchase of Non-Ethanol PLUS Gasoline Only! IndyCar Racing takes center stage with 500 BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterColumbia Highs softball team shows it is No. 1 after winn ing the Class 6A State Championship Game against Pembro ke Pines Charter on May 12.Why not us? Columbia always believed in state dreams ASSOCIATED PRESSMarco Andretti respond to a question from the media during a interview for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis on Thursday By MICHAEL MAROTAssociated PressINDIANAPOLIS Graham Rahal and Marco Andretti have all the ingre-dients the IndyCar Series has been craving. They have famous family names, have reached Victory Lane and seem to enjoy playing up their growing rivalry. The bold, budding stars represent a whole new kind of IndyCar driver -the guys and gals who could finally become this series corner-stone fixtures for a genera-tion to come. This is a pretty young group, Rahal said. There are a lot of young people here who you could see at this track for the next 20 years. I think thats a great thing and we hope thats the case. Its not the first time IndyCar has pinned its future hopes on a bunch of twentysomethings. Those young fresh faces in the 1960s carried names such as Mario Andretti and A.J. Foyt and Al and Bobby Unser. They emerged as the foundation for IndyCars glory days and when they left in the late 80s or early t mid 90s there werent enough young up-and-com-ers to replace them. Drivers such as Jeff Gordon and Tony Stewart, who developed their skills in the open-wheel feeder systems, wound up finding better opportunities and more money with NASCAR. Juan Pablo Montoya left for Formula One during the split IndyCar-CART and eventually wound up in Cup, too. The emigration eventu-ally took established open-wheel stars such as Dario Franchitti, Sam Hornish Jr. and Danica Patrick, though Franchitti returned to IndyCars after one failed season in NASCAR. Now things could be changing. These young open-wheel drivers are getting chances to prove themselves and they seem committed to hanging around for a while. Rahal, now 24, broke Young drivers give sport solid foundation. INDY continued on 3B By BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comWhy not us? They were words spoken often throughout the sea-son by Columbia High soft-ball coach Jimmy Williams on the Lady Tigers way to winning the Class 6A State Championship. He used it as motivation before the season as the Lady Tigers looked for a District 4-6A Championship. He used it again when the Lady Tigers made it to the playoffs. And, yes, he used it one final time when the Lady Tigers advanced to the Final Four. But when did the Lady Tigers realize that they were good enough to win the state championship? When we went to Ocala and won the tournament, I had a feeling we were pretty good, Williams said. From the first day, I was pointing to the sign (in the locker room) and asking them, why not us? But the coach believing in a state championship was only one piece of the puzzle. For the Lady Tigers to truly accomplish that goal the entire team had to buy in. It happened at different times for different players, but they all had a moment of clarity where they began to believe it was the Lady Tigers year. I believe we thought we could do it from the start, junior Kayli Kvistad said. We believed in what coach Jimmy was telling us. And Williams knew that itd be his best team before the season. He preached it, and Kvistad wasnt the only one buying in. We knew from the beginning, because he was telling us that it was the best team that hes ever had, catcher Hollianne Dohrn said. This was what we wanted all season. Erin Anderson pitched a no-hitter in the champion-ship game, but it was only late in the season that she really believed that the Lady Tigers could make their dreams come true. I think when we got to the district champion-ship game and won that against Atlantic Coast that I realized we could win, Anderson said. They were a tough team and beat us last season, so I knew if we could beat them then we would have a chance. With six consecutive seasons in the playoffs, the Lady Tigers have built a small dynasty. Columbia graduates three seniors, but returns the core of their team again next season. The question will surely be asked, why not twice?
SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today AUTO RACING 11 a.m. NBCSN IRL, IndyCar, Indianapolis 500 Carb Day, part I Noon NBCSN IRL, Indy Lights, Freedom 100, at Indianapolis 1 p.m. NBCSN IRL, IndyCar, Indianapolis 500 Carb Day, part II BOXING 10 p.m. ESPN2 Junior middleweights, Delvin Rodriguez (27-6-3) vs. Freddy Hernandez (30-4-0), at Uncasville, Conn. COLLEGE SOFTBALL 7 p.m. ESPN NCAA Division I playoffs, super regionals, game 3, Oklahoma at Texas A&M (if necessary) ESPN2 NCAA Division I playoffs, super regionals, game 1, Alabama vs. Tennessee 9 p.m. ESPN NCAA Division I playoffs, super regionals, game 3, Washington vs. Missouri (if necessary) GOLF 5 a.m. TGC European PGA Tour, PGA Championship, second round, at Surrey, England Noon TGC PGA of America, Senior PGA Championship, second round, at St. Louis 3 p.m. TGC PGA Tour, Crowne Plaza Invitational, second round, at Fort Worth, Texas 6:30 p.m. TGC LPGA, Bahamas Classic, second round, at Paradise Island, Bahamas (same-day tape) MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7 p.m. MLB Regional coverage, Philadelphia at Washington or N.Y. Yankees at Tampa Bay WGN Chicago Cubs at Cincinnati NBA BASKETBALL 8:30 p.m. TNT Playoffs, conference finals, game 2, Indiana at Miami NHL HOCKEY 7:30 p.m. NBCSN Playoffs, conference semifinals, game 5, Ottawa at Pittsburgh Saturday ATHLETICS 1 p.m. NBC Adidas Grand Prix, at New York AUTO RACING 8 a.m. NBCSN Formula One, qualifying for Monaco Grand Prix 10 a.m. SPEED NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for Coca-Cola 600, at Concord, N.C. 11 a.m. ESPN2 NASCAR, Nationwide Series, pole qualifying for History 300, at Concord, N.C. 1 p.m. SPEED NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Happy Hour Series, final practice for Coca-Cola 600, at Concord, N.C. 2:45 p.m. ABC NASCAR, Nationwide Series, History 300, at Concord, N.C. BOXING 6 p.m. HBO IBF champion Carl Froch (30-2-0) vs. WBA champion Mikkel Kessler (46-2-0), for IBF/WBA super middleweight titles, at London COLLEGE SOFTBALL Noon ESPN NCAA Division I playoffs, super regionals, game 2, Michigan vs. Louisiana-Lafayette 3 p.m. ESPN NCAA Division I playoffs, super regionals, game 3, Louisiana-Lafayette v. Michigan (if necessary) 5 p.m. ESPN NCAA Division I playoffs, super regionals, game 2, Tennessee vs. Alabama 8 p.m. ESPN2 NCAA Division I playoffs, super regionals, game 3, Tennessee vs. Alabama (if necessary) 10 p.m. ESPN2 NCAA Division I playoffs, super regionals, game 1, Kentucky vs. Arizona State GOLF 7:30 a.m. TGC European PGA Tour, PGA Championship, third round, at Surrey, England 1 p.m. TGC PGA Tour, Crowne Plaza Invitational, third round, at Fort Worth, Texas 3 p.m. CBS PGA Tour, Crowne Plaza Invitational, third round, at Fort Worth, Texas NBC PGA of America, Senior PGA Championship, third round, at St. Louis TGC LPGA, Bahamas Classic, third round, at Paradise Island, Bahamas MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 4 p.m. MLB Regional coverage, N.Y. Yankees at Tampa Bay or Colorado at San Francisco WGN Chicago Cubs at Cincinnati 7 p.m. FOX Regional coverage, Philadelphia at Washington, St. Louis at L.A. Dodgers, Atlanta at N.Y. Mets, Oakland at Houston, or Miami at Chicago White Sox MENS COLLEGE LACROSSE 2:30 p.m. ESPN2 NCAA Division I playoffs, semifinal, at Philadelphia 5 p.m. ESPN2 NCAA Division I playoffs, semifinal, at Philadelphia MOTORSPORTS 3 p.m. NBCSN AMA Motocross, Thunder Valley National, at Lakewood, Colo. NBA BASKETBALL 9 p.m. ESPN Playoffs, conference finals, game 3, San Antonio at Memphis NHL HOCKEY 8 p.m. NBC Playoffs, conference semifinals, Detroit at Chicago SOCCER 2 p.m. FOX UEFA Champions League, championship, Dortmund vs. Bayern Munich, at London TENNIS 5 a.m. ESPN2 French Open, first round, at ParisBASKETBALLNBA playoffs CONFERENCE FINALS Wednesday Miami 103, Indiana 102, OT, Miami leads series 1-0 Today Indiana at Miami, 8:30 p.m. Saturday San Antonio at Memphis, 9 p.m. Sunday Miami at Indiana, 8:30 p.m. Monday San Antonio at Memphis, 9 p.m. Tuesday Miami at Indiana, 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 Memphis at San Antonio, 9 p.m. NBA Draft first round Selections Tuesday; Draft June 27 1. Cleveland2. Orlando3. Washington4. Charlotte5. Phoenix6. New Orleans7. Sacramento8. Detroit9. Minnesota10. Portland11. Philadelphia12. Oklahoma City (from Toronto via Houston) 13. Dallas14. Utah15. Milwaukee16. Boston17. Atlanta18. Atlanta (from Houston via Brooklyn) 19. Cleveland (from L.A. Lakers)20. Chicago21. Utah (from Golden State via Brooklyn) 22. Brooklyn23. Indiana24. New York25. L.A. Clippers26. Minnesota (from Memphis via Houston) 27. Denver28. San Antonio29. Oklahoma City30. Phoenix (from Miami via L.A. Lakers & Cleveland)WNBA schedule Todays Game Indiana at San Antonio, 8 p.m. Saturdays Games Tulsa at Atlanta, 7 p.m.New York at Connecticut, 7 p.m.BASEBALLAL standings East Division W L Pct GB New York 28 18 .609 Boston 28 19 .596 12 Baltimore 25 21 .543 3Tampa Bay 24 22 .522 4 Toronto 19 27 .413 9 Central Division W L Pct GB Cleveland 26 19 .578 Detroit 25 19 .568 12 Kansas City 21 22 .488 4 Chicago 21 24 .467 5Minnesota 18 25 .419 7 West Division W L Pct GB Texas 30 17 .638 Oakland 25 23 .521 5 12 Seattle 20 27 .426 10 Los Angeles 19 27 .413 10 12 Houston 14 33 .298 16 Todays Games Baltimore (Tillman 3-2) at Toronto (Nolin 0-0), 7:07 p.m. Minnesota (Deduno 0-0) at Detroit (Ani.Sanchez 4-4), 7:08 p.m. Cleveland (Masterson 7-2) at Boston (Lackey 2-4), 7:10 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (D.Phelps 2-2) at Tampa Bay (Ro.Hernandez 2-4), 7:10 p.m. L.A. Angels (Vargas 3-3) at Kansas City (Mendoza 1-2), 8:10 p.m. Miami (Koehler 0-2) at Chicago White Sox (Danks 0-0), 8:10 p.m. Oakland (Milone 4-5) at Houston (Bedard 0-2), 8:10 p.m. Texas (Grimm 3-3) at Seattle (J.Saunders 3-4), 10:10 p.m. Saturdays Games Baltimore at Toronto, 1:07 p.m.Cleveland at Boston, 1:35 p.m.L.A. Angels at Kansas City, 2:10 p.m.Minnesota at Detroit, 4:08 p.m.N.Y. Yankees at Tampa Bay, 4:10 p.m.Miami at Chicago White Sox, 7:15 p.m.Oakland at Houston, 7:15 p.m.Texas at Seattle, 10:10 p.m. Sundays Games Baltimore at Toronto, 1:07 p.m.Minnesota at Detroit, 1:08 p.m.Cleveland at Boston, 1:35 p.m.N.Y. Yankees at Tampa Bay, 1:40 p.m.L.A. Angels at Kansas City, 2:10 p.m.Miami at Chicago White Sox, 2:10 p.m.Oakland at Houston, 2:10 p.m.Texas at Seattle, 4:10 p.m. NL standings East Division W L Pct GB Atlanta 28 18 .609 Washington 24 23 .511 4 12 Philadelphia 23 24 .489 5 12 New York 17 27 .386 10 Miami 13 34 .277 15 12 Central Division W L Pct GB St. Louis 30 16 .652 Cincinnati 29 18 .617 1 12 Pittsburgh 28 18 .609 2 Chicago 18 27 .400 11 12 Milwaukee 18 27 .400 11 12 West Division W L Pct GB Arizona 26 21 .553 Colorado 26 21 .553 San Francisco 26 21 .553 San Diego 21 25 .457 4 12 Los Angeles 19 26 .422 6 Todays Games Philadelphia (K.Kendrick 4-2) at Washington (Zimmermann 7-2), 7:05 p.m. Atlanta (Medlen 1-5) at N.Y. Mets (Hefner 0-5), 7:10 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Feldman 4-3) at Cincinnati (Arroyo 4-4), 7:10 p.m. Miami (Koehler 0-2) at Chicago White Sox (Danks 0-0), 8:10 p.m. Pittsburgh (A.J.Burnett 3-4) at Milwaukee (Estrada 3-2), 8:10 p.m. San Diego (Stults 4-3) at Arizona (McCarthy 1-3), 9:40 p.m. St. Louis (Lynn 6-1) at L.A. Dodgers (Capuano 1-2), 10:10 p.m. Colorado (Chatwood 2-0) at San Francisco (Lincecum 3-3), 10:15 p.m. Saturdays Games Colorado at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.Chicago Cubs at Cincinnati, 4:10 p.m.Pittsburgh at Milwaukee, 4:10 p.m.Atlanta at N.Y. Mets, 7:15 p.m.Miami at Chicago White Sox, 7:15 p.m.Philadelphia at Washington, 7:15 p.m.St. Louis at L.A. Dodgers, 7:15 p.m.San Diego at Arizona, 10:10 p.m. Sundays Games Chicago Cubs at Cincinnati, 1:10 p.m.Philadelphia at Washington, 1:35 p.m.Miami at Chicago White Sox, 2:10 p.m.Pittsburgh at Milwaukee, 2:10 p.m.Colorado at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.San Diego at Arizona, 4:10 p.m.St. Louis at L.A. Dodgers, 4:10 p.m.Atlanta at N.Y. Mets, 8:05 p.m.SOFTBALLSuper regionals (Best of 3; x-if necessary) Thursday Texas A&M vs. Oklahoma (n)Washington vs. Missouri (n) Today Oklahoma vs. Texas A&M, 4 p.m.Missouri vs. Washington, 6 p.m.x-Oklahoma vs. Texas A&M, 7 p.m.x-Washington vs. Missouri, 9 p.m. Today Louisiana-Lafayette (46-13) vs. Michigan (48-10), 2 p.m. Alabama (45-13) vs. Tennessee (4710), 7 p.m. Florida State (33-25) vs. Texas (47-8), 8 p.m. Saturday Michigan vs. La.-Lafayette, NoonTexas vs. Florida State, 2 p.m.x-La.-Lafayette vs. Michigan, 3 p.m.x-Florida State vs. Texas, 5 p.m.Tennessee vs. Alabama, 5 p.m.x-Tennessee vs. Alabama, 8 p.m. Saturday UAB (40-17) vs. Florida (55-7), 1 p.m. Nebraska (43-13) vs. Oregon (49-9), 8 p.m. Kentucky (41-19) vs. Arizona State (48-10), 10 p.m. Sunday Florida vs. UAB, Noonx-UAB vs. Florida, 3 p.m.Oregon vs. Nebraska, 3 p.m.Arizona State vs. Kentucky, 5 p.m.x-Oregon vs. Nebraska, 6 p.m.x-Arizona State vs. Kentucky, 8 p.m. World Series May 30-June 5 ASA Hall of Fame Stadium, Oklahoma CityAUTO RACINGRace week IZOD INDYCAR INDIANAPOLIS 500 Site: Indianapolis.Schedule: Today, Carb Day, Firestone Freedom 100 Indy Lights race (NBC Sports Network, 11 a.m.4 p.m.); Sunday, race, noon (ABC, 11 a.m.3:30 p.m.). Track: Indianapolis Motor Speedway (oval, 2.5 miles). Race distance: 500 miles, 200 laps. NASCAR COCA-COLA 600 Site: Concord, N.C.Schedule: Saturday, practice (Speed, 10-11 a.m.,1-2 p.m.); Sunday, race, 6 p.m. (FOX, 5:30-10:30 p.m.). Track: Charlotte Motor Speedway (oval, 1.5 miles). Race distance: 600 miles, 400 laps. NATIONWIDE HISTORY 300 Site: Concord, N.C.Schedule: Saturday, qualifying (ESPN2, 11 a.m.-noon), race, 2:45 p.m. (ABC, 2:30-5:30 p.m.). Track: Charlotte Motor Speedway (oval, 1.5 miles). Race distance: 300 miles, 200 laps. FORMULA ONE MONACO GRAND PRIX Site: Monte Carlo, Monaco.Schedule: Today, practice (NBC Sports Network, 1:30-3 a.m.; Saturday, practice, qualifying (NBC Sports Network, 8-9:30 a.m.); Sunday, race, 8 a.m. (NBC, 7:30-10 a.m.; NBC Sports Network, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m.). Track: Circuit de Monaco (street course, 2.075 miles). Race distance: 161.9 miles, 78 laps.HOCKEYNHL playoffs CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS Wednesday Pittsburgh 7, Ottawa 3, Pittsburgh leads series 3-1 Today Ottawa at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m. Saturday N.Y. Rangers at Boston, 5:30 p.m. (if necessary) Detroit at Chicago, 8 p.m. Sunday Pittsburgh at Ottawa, TBD (if necessary) Los Angeles at San Jose, TBD 2B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MAY 24 & 25, 2013 BRIEFS BOWLING League resultsLake City Bowl league play: SEXY SENIORS Final standings Team standings: 1. Farmers (169119, 84,756 handicap pins); 2. Jos Crew (169-119, 84,521 handicap pins); 3. Handicappers (157-131); 4. Perky Pals (154-134); 5. Pin Busters (150-138, 83,791 handicap pins); 6. Pin Droppers (150-138, 83,480 handicap pins); 7. Outcasts (139-149); 8. Keglers (138-150); 9. Spoilers (105-47); 10. Double Up (97-191). TUESDAY NITE MIXED League champions: 10 In The Pitt (five consecutive years). High average: Mary Lobaugh 187; Bill Dolly 193. Team high handicap game: 1. Dominators 914; 2. Who Gives A Split 889; 3. Split/House 885. Team high handicap series: 1. 10 In The Pitt 2,582; 2. All In 2,505; 3. Scooby Doo 2.446. High scratch game: 1. Mary Lobaugh 237; 2. Julie Bell 234; 3. Lorrie Geiger 206. 1. Adam Alford 236; 2. Jesus Camacho 231; 3. (tie) Bill Price, Steve Fancy 225. High scratch series: 1. Mary Lobaugh 629; 2. Lorrie Geiger 517; 3. Cathey Creel 491. 1. Bill Price 618; 2. Bill Dolly 600; 3. Jim Lobaugh 581. High handicap game: 1. Julie Bell 293; 2. Lorrie Geiger 228; 3. Staci Greaves 218. 1. Jesus Camacho 269; 2. Dave Ward 252; 3. George Walters 244. High handicap series: 1. Cathey Creel 701; 2. Mary Lobaugh 686; 3. Rachel McInally 617. 1. Bill Price 705; 2. Steven Hayes 647; 3. Steve Fancy 646.(results from May 14) MONDAY NIGHT MAVERICKS Final standings Team standings: 1. Team 10 (314.5-225.5); 2. Ronsonet Service (312.5-227.5); 3. Ronsonet Buick GMC (302.5-237.5). High average: 1. Dale Coleman 219.54; 2. Wally Howard 213.26; 3. Bill Duncan 212.7. High scratch game: 1. Josh Bisque 300; 2. Zech Strohl 275; 3. J.J. Hilbert 259. High scratch series: 1. Josh Bisque 755; 2. J.J. Hilbert 732; 3. Zech Strohl 713. High handicap game: 1. Josh Bisque 320; 2. Corey Anderson 293; 3. Zech Strohl 284. High handicap series: 1. Josh Bisque 815; 2. J.J. Hilbert 777; 3. Corey Anderson 757.(results from May 13) HIT & MISS Final standings Team standings: 1. Legal Ladies (48-24); 2. High Five (48-24); 3. Spare Us (40.5-31.5); 4. All Mrss (39.5-32.5); 5. Git Up & Bowl (34-38); 6. Sandbaggers (30-42); 7. Silver Ladies (28-44); 8. Oddballs (20-52). Team high handicap game: 1. Git Up & Bowl 835; 2. (tie) Sandbaggers, High Five 781. Team high handicap series: 1. (tie) Legal Ladies, All Mrss 2,313; 3. Spare Us 2,207. High handicap game: 1. Ida Hollingsworth 246; 2. (tie) Karen Clampett, Iva Jean Dukes 231. High handicap series: 1. Joyce Crandall 660; 2. Susan Mears 620; 3. Charlene Moss 603.(results from May 14) Team high handicap game: 1. Legal Ladies 777; 2. Spare Us 768; 3. Sandbaggers 755. Team high handicap series: 1. Git Up & Bowl 2,288; 2. Silver Ladies 2,238; 3. Oddballs 2,210. High handicap game: 1. Vicki Baker 228; 2. Shirley Highsmith 225; 3. Norma Campbell 217. High handicap series: 1. Ida Hollingsworth 661; 2. Ruth Heims 615; 3. Linda Herndon 611.(results from May 7) COURTESYStriking performancesColin Madden and Josh Bisque bowled 300 games at Lak e City Bowl during May. Madden (left) rolled the second-ever sanctioned youth 30 0 game during the annual Bowler of the Year Tournament on May 4, in his last year as a youth bowler. He will compete in the National Junior Gold Tournament in Detroi t in July. Bisque waited until the last night and last game of the season in the Monday Nigh t Mavericks League on May 14 to roll his first sanctioned 300 game. Photo courtesy of David KiselickRuns like the N 2 Deep can be seen Saturday at Woodpec ker Mud Bogs and Dirt Drags. Woodpecker Mud Bogs and Dirt Drags set for SaturdaySpecial to the ReporterThe Wilson family is inviting everyone to the Woodpecker Mud Bogs and Dirt Drags 4th Anniversary Celebration on Saturday. Racing starts at 3 p.m. The Wilsons provide many acres of mud bog area for anything from cars to tractor-tired buggies and monster style trucks, which allow drivers to show their freestyle driving abil-ity without getting stuck in the mud. There also is a 4-wheeler mud pond and many miles of wooded trails for visitors to use. An added attraction for the anniversary celebration is Side by Side Dirt Drag Racing on a 200-foot, two-lane drag race style track. This event will be electroni-cally timed by a new tim-ing system complete with a Christmas tree start. Some of the Souths fastest off-road vehicles are expected with engines pro-ducing 800-1000 horsepow-er. ATVs are not included in this event. Race Director Steve Raulerson said consistency will be the big paying class of the event and allows any-one the opportunity to win. The object in this race is the driver makes two pass-es and tries to match both times, with the driver hav-ing the least amount of dif-ference being the winner. Entry fee is $20 for this event and will pay out five places. Also on tap will be 4-wheeler and street legal dirt drag classes. Sponsors of the celebration are The Boat Doctor, Complete Automotive, Peloni Pumping, Mrs. Wezzies and Pete Olins U.S. Auto Parts. Directions: Take Interstate-75 North to exit 439; turn left onto Highway 136; go to caution light and turn right onto U.S. Highway 441 south; go to next caution light at S&S store and make a left; go 4.5 miles to S.E. 91st Terrace and turn right. Call 292-4720 for details. YOUTH SOCCER CYSA taking summer sign-ups Columbia Youth Soccer Association is registering for its summer season. Fee is $75. Register on line at cysa.com or at Brians Sports. Registration at the CYSA complex is 1-2 p.m. Saturday. For details, call Scott Everett at 288-2504. ADULT SOFTBALL Last day for summer sign-up Columbia County Adult Softballs Summer League registration ends today. Team cost is $250. There is a coaches meeting at 6 p.m. For details, call Pete Bonilla at 623-6561 or go to columbiacountyadult email@example.com GOLF Elks Lodge tourney deadline Lake City Elks Lodges charity golf tournament is June 1 at The Country Club at Lake City. Entry fee is $50 and deadline to register is today. For details, call Carl Ste-Marie at 752-2266.Q From staff reports
LAKE CITY REPORTER RACING FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MAY 24 & 25, 20 13 3B SATURDAY EVENING MAY 25, 2013 Comcast Dish DirecTV 6 PM6:307 PM7:308 PM8:309 PM9:3010 PM10:3011 PM11:30 3-ABC 3 -TV20 NewsABC World NewsEntertainment Tonight (N) Bet on Your Baby (N) Ultimate BBQ Cookout Countdown (N) Body of Proof Lost Souls News at 11Crook & Chase 4-IND 4 4 4Chann 4 NewsPaid ProgramBig Bang Theory Arena Football Jacksonville Sharks at Orlando Predators. From Amway Center in Orlando, Fla. (N) NewsInside EditionChann 4 NewsFirst Baptist 5-PBS 5 -The Lawrence Welk ShowAndy Grif th ShowJust Seen It Planet of the Apes (1968) Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall. Austin City Limits Radiohead Front Row Center O.A.R. performs. 7-CBS 7 47 47Action News JaxCBS Evening NewsTwo and Half MenTwo and Half MenThe Mentalist Cherry Picked 48 Hours 48 Hours Action Sports 360Two and Half Men 9-CW 9 17 17Meet the BrownsMeet the Brownsa Minor League Baseball Birmingham Barons at Jacksonville Suns. 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From Durham, N.C. (N) Boxing Golden Boy Live: Antonio Orozco vs. Jose Reynoso. SYFY 58 122 244De anceDe ance A murderer unleashes insects. De ance Kenya tries to help. De ance The Serpents Egg De ance Brothers in Arms De ance Pilot AMC 60 130 254(4:30) The Last Samurai (2003) Tom Cruise, Ken Watanabe. Con Air (1997) Nicolas Cage, John Cusack. Premiere. Vicious convicts hijack their ight. Con Air (1997, Action) Nicolas Cage, John Cusack. COM 62 107 249(5:27) Take Me Home Tonight (2011) Topher Grace. Get Him to the Greek (2010, Comedy) Jonah Hill, Russell Brand, Elisabeth Moss. Amy SchumerAmy SchumerAmy SchumerAmy Schumer CMT 63 166 327Reba Reba Reba Reba Reba Reba Reba Reba Dog and Beth: On the Hunt Dog and Beth: On the Hunt NGWILD 108 190 283Shark InvasionDog Whisperer Nail in the Coughin Dog Whisperer Jersey Shore Dogs Dog Whisperer Cesar Down Under Dog Whisperer An aggressive shar-pei. 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PG-13 SHOW 340 318 545The Big C: Hereafter The Finale Our Idiot Brother (2011) Paul Rudd. R People Like Us (2012, Drama) Chris Pine, Elizabeth Banks. PG-13 Man on a Ledge (2012) Sam Worthington. PG-13 FRIDAY EVENING MAY 24, 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) Shark Tank A motorized vehicle suit. Shark Tank (DVS) (:01) 20/20 (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) Sharks Football(:35) omg! Insider 5-PBS 5 -JournalNightly BusinessPBS NewsHour (N) Washington WeekNeed to Know (N) Live From Lincoln Center VOCES on PBS (N) BBC World NewsTavis Smiley (N) 7-CBS 7 47 47Action News JaxCBS Evening NewsJudge Judy Two and Half MenUndercover Boss ADT Blue Bloods Linda returns to work. Blue Bloods Erin faces off with her ex. 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CNN 24 200 202(5:00) The Situation Room (N) Erin Burnett OutFront (N) (Live) Anderson Cooper 360 (N) (Live) Manhunt (2013) The hunt for Osama bin Laden began even before 9/11. Fareed Zakaria GPS TNT 25 138 245The Mentalist Bleeding Heart The Mentalist Redline NBA Tip-Off (N)d NBA Basketball Indiana Pacers at Miami Heat. Eastern Conference Final, game 2. From Miami. (N) Inside the NBA (N) (Live) NIK 26 170 299SpongeBobSpongeBobTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Teenage Mut.Teenage Mut.Full House Full House The Nanny The Nanny Friends (:33) Friends SPIKE 28 168 241(4:30) Robin Hood (2010, Adventure) Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett. Star Wars: Episode I -The Phantom Menace (1999, Science Fiction) Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor. Robin Hood (2010, Adventure) MY-TV 29 32 -The Ri emanThe Ri emanM*A*S*H M*A*S*H Monk Monk Mr. Monk Meets the Playboy Seinfeld Dick Van DykeThe Twilight ZonePerry Mason DISN 31 172 290Good Luck CharlieJessie Jessie Jessie gets her big break. 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PG-13 The Jump OffSexy Assassins SHOW 340 318 545(4:30) Timeline Beastly (2011, Fantasy) Alex Pettyfer. PG-13 Mean Girls (2004, Comedy) Lindsay Lohan. PG-13 (:45) High School (2010, Comedy) Adrien Brody, Sean Marquette. R Gigolos INDY: Circuit gets flavor of youth Continued From Page 1BAndrettis record as the youngest winner in IndyCar history five years ago and finished second at Long Beach after making the switch to another new team, Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing. His father, Bobby, is one of the co-owners and the 1986 Indy winner. The younger Rahal will start 26th in Sundays race. Andretti, 26, also drives for his father, Michael, has had four straight top-10 finishes, all on the road and street courses that had caused him so much grief over the years. And dur-ing the offseason, Andretti redoubled his efforts to win a championship by seeking advice from a driving coach to help with the non-ovals. The abundance of young talent runs far deeper than just the big names. Two years ago, JR Hildebrand was one corner away from becoming the first American rookie to win the 500 since Louis Meyer in 1928. Hes had five top-fives in his last 36 races and just missed making Indys pole shootout last weekend. The 25-year-old Panther Racing driver will start 10th Sunday, the inside of Row 4. The flamboyant Josef Newgarden, a 22-year-old Tennessee kid, reached last years pole shootout and, after failing to record a top-10 during his rookie season in 2012, he already has two top-10s in first four races this year. Hell start 25th for Sarah Fishers team. At 21, Conor Daly became the youngest American rookie to qualify for the 500 since Rahal in 2008. His father, Derek, is a for-mer Formula One driver who started six times at Indy and hes running for A.J. Foyt. Hell start on the inside of Row 11 on the three-car, 11-row grid. Colombian rookie Carlos Munoz has been turning heads all month at the famous 2.5-mile oval. The 21-year-old Firestone Indy Lights points leader has started every race this sea-son, regardless of series, on the front row. He will do that again Sunday after qualifying second. Hes the first rookie to put his car on Indys coveted front row since Montoya, also a Colombian, did it in 2000. Montoya went on to win the race at age 24. James Hinchcliffe, the 2011 IndyCar rookie of the year, has won twice already this year and could emerge as a championship con-tender if he can become more consistent. And the 26-year-old Canadian has become a huge part of sell-ing the sport engaging fans at the track and on social media, coaching driv-ers, even agreeing to those mind-numbing interviews when nobody else wants to. Hell start ninth for the Andretti team. Swiss driver Simona de Silvestro, age 24, wowed Indy fans with her coura-geous qualifying run in 2011. She is currently ninth in the points and quali-fied 24th with KV Racing Technology. Who cant see the future? said Derrick Walker, who will become IndyCars new head of competition follow-ing Sundays race. We need more of them. We need to make sure that when they come up through the ranks, theres a future for them. It takes a lot to get in the sport, to stay in the sport. Driver Kenseth looks to continue winning ways By PETE IACOBELLIAssociated PressCONCORD, N.C. Matt Kenseth is ready to get back to work. Kenseth and his firstyear team at Joe Gibbs Racing have had plenty to celebrate this season with a Sprint Cup-best three victories and seven top-10 finishes in 11 events. But he wasnt a factor in last weeks all-star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway and knows hes got some challenges to overcome before getting back to his winning ways at the Coca-Cola 600 Sunday night. Last weekend didnt exactly go as planned, said Kenseth, who wound up ninth in the all-star event. Judging from Kenseths past performances in the 600, he might only need a couple of fast laps to turn things around. The 2003 champion won the circuits longest race in 2000, then finished among the top 10 in eight of the next 12. The 600 has always been unique, Kenseth said. We have our first win here so maybe thats part of it. This is the first track that I made my first Nationwide start at and have more miles here at this track than at any other on the circuit. Kenseth doesnt generally take much from the all-star race good or bad into the 600. Hell rely on what hes learned this season in his first go-round at JGR. The teams last suc-cess came just two weeks ago when he swept past teammate Kyle Busch in the closing laps to win the Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway. Kenseth stands third in points and, with NASCAR approaching its midseason before the 10-race championship chase, looks a strong bet to con-tend for a second title. Kenseth has enjoyed the success, but has kept things in perspective. Whether it was a great week or a terrible week, I think you always have to get focused on whats com-ing next and keep working on trying to get better, Kenseth said. Its an approach thats fit well at Joe Gibbs Racing. Team president J.D. Gibbs has watched the 41-year-old Kenseth take a leader-ship role in the shop with the 28-year-old Busch and the 32-year-old Denny Hamlin. I think its really been a blessing for Joe Gibbs Racing to have him join our team. We look forward to a great future, Gibbs said. Kenseth will have plenty of competitors trying to take the checkered flag in NASCARs longest race. Defending champion Kasey Kahne broke through for his first Sprint Cup vic-tory as part of Hendrick Motorsports. Five-time series champion Jimmie Johnson is on top in points again and took victory at Daytona and Martinsville along with his all-star win of last week. Johnson wont get caught up in the chase for championship number six just yet. Theres too much time, he says, for anyone to focus too much on protect-ing positions down the road.
4B LAKE CITY REPORTER ADVICE & PUZZLES FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MAY 24-25, 2013 DEAR ABBY: My husband and I attended the wedding of the son of some old friends in anoth-er state. Rather than buy the young couple a gift, we instead gave them a check for $1,000. Imagine our astonishment when a month later the following arrived in our mailbox: Dear Loretta and Evan, Thank you for the generous donation. We really enjoyed spending that money. If ever you feel like you have too much of it, we would gladly take it off your hands. Love, Mason and Candace Abby, my husband and I have worked hard for many years in our business and have been blessed by the Lord. We are not millionaires. We were happy and humbled to be able to share with them -until we received this. The money wasnt a donation; it was a GIFT. -STUNG IN SIOUX CITY DEAR STUNG: Lets hope the note you received was an unfortunate attempt at humor. While the message may have gone over like a lead bal-loon and Im sure the parents would be beyond embarrassed if they knew, at least you received a thank-you for your gen-erosity. I hear from many people who complain that their gifts were not acknowledged at all. ** ** **DEAR ABBY: One of my co-workers takes company research presentation books into the restroom with him multiple times a day and spends upwards of half an hour in there with them. The unsanitary implications of this drive me batty. I am not germophobic, but taking shared materials into the bathroom while youre doing your business is just too much for me. Its not like hes taking in a newspaper that can be tossed out; these are research materials that we must all share! My co-worker told me I need to get over it, that this is a me issue. Am I crazy or is taking shared workplace materials into the bathroom gross and inappropriate? -WAITING FOR E. COLI TO KILL ME DEAR WAITING: You are asking the wrong person this question. You should be asking the head of human resources or your boss. Im no germophobe either, but I agree that what your co-worker is doing is extremely inap-propriate. You should not have to sanitize your hands after touching anything your co-worker might have touched, but thats what Im suggesting you do. ** ** **DEAR ABBY: I have many problems, but my biggest one is, how do I forgive someone so I can move on with my life? It would take me forever to tell you everything that has been said and done. Forgiving sounds simple, but it is the hard-est thing I have ever had to do. Can you help? -CHALLENGED IN ILLINOIS DEAR CHALLENGED: If hate and resentment are eating away at you, then it is probably health-ier for you to let go of it. Forgiving someone isnt doing something for some-one else; it is a gift you give yourself that allows you to move forward with your life. Your religious adviser can help you -or, if you prefer, a licensed mental health counselor. ** ** **DEAR ABBY: Im a 21year-old nursing student in college. Im a people person and everyone says Im easy to talk to. According to my friends, I am pretty, smart, funny, etc., but I have never had a boyfriend. I was extremely sick throughout high school and during my early col-lege years, and spent a lot of time in and out of the hospital. I missed not only a lot of schooling, but also learning some of the basic social skills most people my age have mastered when it comes to dating. It has been only during the last couple of years that I have been healthy enough to even consider dating, and now I have no clue what to do. I am naturally friendly and sometimes guys Im NOT interested in think Im flirting with them. However, when I try to flirt with a guy, it never works. I dont know what Im doing wrong, and my friends all gave me differ-ent advice. Do you have any tips for me, Dear Abby, on how to let a guy know Im interested? -LOSING THE DATING GAME IN FLORIDA DEAR LOSING: Yes. Be your outgoing, friendly self with everyone. Dont be afraid to smile and make eye contact. Thats the way you let others know youre interested. The problem with trying to flirt is that it can come across as awkward and aggressive, which can either bring you the wrong kind of attention or scare a man off. ** ** **DEAR ABBY: My husband and I have been mar-ried 38 years. He doesnt drink, smoke, do drugs or chase women. Hes a good guy. But ... Twenty years ago we stopped giving each other gifts on all occa-sions because he didnt like shopping for me. I let him off the hook and said I didnt really mind. However, on his birthday I take him to his favorite seafood restaurant and bake him his favorite cake. My birthday gets forgot-ten. There is a special dessert that I love that is found only at a bakery across town. I have told him for the past 10 years how much Id love that dessert for my birthday. He has never once bought it for me. I feel its like hes telling me Im not worth the time or money. For such a small thing, it hurts my feelings a lot. Am I being silly? -SLIGHTED IN INDIANA DEAR SLIGHTED: Youre not being silly. You WERE being silly when you told your husband 20 years ago that you didnt mind if he ignored your birthday and other spe-cial occasions, because it wasnt true (or perhaps the effect on you has been cumulative). So, open your mouth and tell your hus-band -in plenty of time for your next birthday -EXACTLY what you want from him. If you dont, youll get the same thing you have been getting, which is nothing. ** ** **DEAR ABBY: Im 13 and in junior high school. When we all came back after a break we were greeted with the news that one of the students in our class had died. We were only told that the death was ruled an acci-dent, but nothing else. Is it wrong or disrespectful to speculate what hap-pened to our classmate? -CURIOUS IN THE NORTHWEST DEAR CURIOUS: Speculating is neither wrong nor disrespectful. When people are given no information, it is normal for them to wonder. After the death of your class-mate, Im surprised grief counseling wasnt offered to help you and your fel-low students deal with the loss, because that is what should have happened. ** ** ** Dear Abby is written by Abigail Van Buren, also known as Jeanne Phillips, and was founded by her mother, Pauline Phillips. Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. HOROSCOPES DEAR ABBY ARIES (March 21-April 19): Make plans to do something with friends or take a day trip that will help you expand your interests or improve your relationship with some-one you think is special. Communication plus a little romance can lead to a promise or commitment. +++ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Dont ignore whats going on in a partnership. You must take action and do whatever it takes to secure your position. Dont let false information or a misunderstanding come between you and someone special. Take the initiative. +++ GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Focus on your health and emotional wellness. If you havent been doing whats best for you, start by changing your lifestyle. Do whatever it takes to eliminate stress. Someone is likely to deceive you. Ask direct questions. +++ CANCER (June 21-July 22): Let your creative imagination take over when you are in a crowd or socializing with friends. A free-spirited approach will give those you encoun-ter a look at your finer qualities. A philosophic change is apparent. Follow your heart. +++++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Honor a promise and take care of responsibilities. Dont let anyone sidetrack you with fast talk or prom-ises that are unrealistic. Make changes based on honor and integrity, not ulterior motives. A change of pace or environment will do you good. ++ VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Participate in activi-ties that will challenge you physically, and avoid any chitchat with people trying to make you take on tasks that dont belong to you. Form an alliance with someone you trust and who you feel can con-tribute as much as you. ++++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Do what you do best and you will impress onlookers. Share your thoughts and engage in talks that will open up opportunities to work with creative, interesting indi-viduals. Love and romance are in the stars, and mix-ing business with pleasure will pay off. +++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Let your intuition guide you when it comes to investments, contracts or any medical legal or financial matters. Dont feel obliged to make a decision because someone is pressuring you. Dont spend to impress; invest in you and your talent. +++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Open up to someone you want to spend more time with and reveal what you want. Love and romance are on the rise and partnerships can go either way depending on honesty and integrity. +++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22Jan. 19): Accept praise for whatever contributions you make. Discuss press-ing matters with someone you fear might be erratic when you need him or her to be stable. Take over and control the situation to ensure the outcome you are looking for. ++++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20Feb. 18): Expand your interests and spend time with people who offer mental stimulation. Youll charm the people you encounter with your physi-cal and intellectual appeal. Love is in the stars and romance highlighted. Embrace change and try something new. ++ PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Follow through with your plans and concentrate on financial endeavors that will pad your bank account. Money will come from an unusual source. Be careful not to let some-one with crazy ideas help you spend your cash. You cannot buy love. +++++ THE LAST WORD Eugenia Last Wedding thank-you note fails to deliver intended message Q Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. Abigail Van Burenwww.dearabby.com Puzzle Solutions on the next page.
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FRIDAY& SATURDAY, MAY24 & 25, 2013 CLASSIFIED LAKE CITYREPORTER 1C Limited Availability Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. Richardson Community Center 255 NE Coach Anders Lane Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. Richardson Community Center 255 NE Coach Anders Lane Camp Includes: Camp Includes: Breakfast, Lunch & Afternoon Snack F ield Trips to: Legal IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITOF FLORIDAIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY GENERALJURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO. 12-2011-CA-000641 OCWEN LOAN SERVICING, LLC, Plaintiff, vs. RODNEYK BARKER, DEBRAL BARKER, MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC. AS NOMINEE FOR TA YLOR, BEAN & WHITAKER MORTGAGE CORP, UNKNOWN TENANTIN POSSESSION #1, UNKNOWN TENANTIN POSSESSION #2, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure filed May 2, 2013 entered in Civil Case No. 12-2011-CA-000641 of the Circuit Court of the THIRD Judicial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Florida, the Clerk of Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at Columbia County Courthouse, 173 Northeast Hernando A ve. 3rd Floor, Lake City, FL32055 in accordance with Chapter 45, Florida Statutes on the 5th day of June, 2013 at 11:00 AM on the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to-wit: Lot 65, of EMERALD COVE, PHASE 1, according to the Plat thereof, as recorded in Plat Book 8, Page s35 and 36, of the Public Records of Columbia County, Florida. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens, must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated this 2 day of May, 2013. CLERK OF THE CIRCUITCOURT As Clerk of the Court BY: /s/ B. Scippio Deputy Clerk 05538803 May 17, 24, 2013 NOTICE OFPUBLIC SALE: AUTO EMPORIUM OF LAKE CITYINC. gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 05/24/2013, 10:00 am at 2832 SWMAIN BLVD, LAKE CITY, FL32025, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statues. AUTO EMPORIUM OF LAKE CITYINC. reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. 1FTYR14V3XPA68234 1999 FORD 05538955 MAY24, 2013 Legal COLUMBIACOUNTYBOARD OF COUNTYCOMMISSIONERS PROJECTNUMBER 2013-10 SWHope Henry Street-Roadway Improvements NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received in the Columbia County Managers office until 11:00 A.M. on May 28, 2013 for Columbia County Project No. 2013-10. 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 2737 LF of SWHope Henry Street from SWSisters Welcome Road (CR 341). Scope of work includes widening, limerock base, asphaltic concrete (leveling and surface), driveway improvements, culverts, 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 received before 11:00 A.M. on May 22, 2013. The successful bidder will be required to furnish the County Manager with 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 delete from the contract to stay within their funding capabilities. Columbia County Board of County Commissioners Stephen E. Bailey, Chair 05538933 May 17, 24, 2013 REGISTRATION OF FICTITIOUS NAMES We the undersigned, being duly sworn, do hereby declare under oath that the names of all persons interested in the business or profession carried on under the name of ADVANCE DRYCLEANERS 471 SWSTATE ROAD 247 LAKE CITY, FL32025 Contact Phone Number: (386)755-5571and the extent of the interest of each, is as follows: Name: DIPAK PATEL Extent of Interest: 100% by:/s/ DIPAK PATEL STATE OF FLORIDA COUNTYOF COLUMBIA Sworn to and subscribed before me this 20TH day of MAY, A.D. 2013. By:/s/ SUSAN F. BRIGHTMAN 05539017 MAY24, 2013 Legal IN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE 3RD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA CIVILDIVISION CASE NO. 12-000642-CA BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. Plaintiff, vs. ROBERTE. PEARCE; TESSAD. PEARCE; UNKNOWN PERSON(S) IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECTPROPERTY; Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated 5/7/2013 and entered in Case No. 12-000642-CA, of the Circuit Court of the 3rd Judicial Circuit in and for COLUMBIACounty, Florida. BANK OF AMERICA, N.A.is Plaintiff and ROBERTE. PEARCE; TESSAD. PEARCE; UNKNOWN PERSON(S) IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY; are defendants. I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash ON THE THIRD FLOOR OF THE COLUMBIACOUNTY COURTHOUSE AT173 N.E. HERNANDO AVENUE, LAKE CITY, FLORIDA, at 11:00 a.m., on the 19th day of June, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: AP ARTOF LOT69, SPRINGFIELD ESTATES PHASE 3, A SUBDIVISION AS RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 6, PAGES 48 AND 48A, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNT, FLORIDA, MORE PARTICULARLYDESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE ATTHE NORTHEASTCORNER OF LOT68, SPRINGFIELD ESTATES PHASE THREE, ASUBDIVISION AS RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 6, PAGES 48 AND 48A, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA, AND RUN NORTH 70 DEGREES 41 MINUTES 44 SECONDS WEST, ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID LOT68, ADISTANCE OF 53.92 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE NORTH 70 DEGREES 41 MINUTES 44 SECONDS WEST, STILLALONG SAID NORTH LINE 80.66 FEETTO THE NORTHERLYCORNER OF SAID LOT68; THENCE NORTH 88 DEGREES 44 MINUTES 22 SECONDS EASTON AN EASTERLY EXTENSION OF THE NORTH LINE OF SAID LOT68 ADIST ANCE OF 49.00 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 44 DEGREES 21 MINUTES 56 SECONDS EAST38.81 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING. ALSO: LOT68, SPRINGFIELD ESTA TES PHASE 3, ASUBDIVISION AS RECORDED IN PLAT Legal BOOK 6, PAGES 48 AND 48 AOF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA. LESS AND EXCEPT: BEGIN ATTHE NORTHEAST CORNER OF LOT68, SPRINGFIELD ESTATES PHASE 3, A SUBDIVISION AS RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 6, PAGES 48 AND 48AOF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA, AND RUN SOUTH 01 DEGREES 15 MINUTES 38 SECONDS EASTALONG THE EAST LINE OF SAID LOT68 ADIST ANCE OF 35.00 FEET; THENCE NORTH 44 DEGREES 21 MINUTES 56 SECONDS WEST73.88 FEETTO APOINTON THE NORTH LINE OF SAID LOT68; THENCE SOUTH 70 DEGREES 41 MINUTES 44 SECONDS EAST ALONG THE SAID NORTH LINE 53.92 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING. A person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated this 18th day of January, 2013. P. DEWITTCASON As Clerk of said Court By /s/ B. Scippio As Deputy Clerk SEAL If you are a person with a disability who requires accommodations in order to participate in a court proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, the provision of c certain assistance. Individuals with disability who require special accommodations in order to participate in a court proceeding should contact the ADAcoordinator, 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, FL 32055, (386) 719-7428, within two (2) business days of receipt of notice to appear. Individuals who are hearing impaired should call (800) 9558771. Individuals who are voice impaired should call (800) 955-8770. 05538860 May 17, 24, 2013 IN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITOF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY CIVILDIVISION CASE NO. 12-2012-CA-000698 JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONALASSOCIATION, SUCCESSOR IN INTERESTBYPURCHASE FROM THE FEDERAL DEPOSITINSURANCE CORPORATION AS RECEIVER OF W ASHINGTON MUTUALBANK F/K/AWASHINGTON MUTUAL BANK, FA Plaintiff, vs. JACQUES (E.L.) WADE A/K/AJ.E. W ADE A/K/AJAYWADE, INDIVIDUALLY, AND AS PERSONALREPRESENTATIVE OF THE Legal ESTATE OF JAMES K. WADE A/K/AJAMES K. WADE, SR. A/K/AJAMES KEITH WADE, SR., UNKNOWN BENEFICIARIES OF THE ESTATE OF JAMES K. W ADE A/K/AJAMES K. WADE, SR A/K/AJAMES KEITH WADE, SR., JAMES KEITH WADE, JR., PA TRICIAANN WADE, ALICE NELLWADE A/K/AALICE N. W ADE A/K/AALICE JENKS W ADE, et al. Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION T O: UNKNOWN BENEFICIARIES OF THE ESTATE OF JAMES K. W ADE A/K/AJAMES K. WADE, SR. A/K/AJAMES KEITH WADE, SR CURRENTRESIDENCE UNKNOWN LASTKNOWN ADDRESS UNKNOWN Y ou are notified that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in Columbia County, Florida: LOT1, BLOCK E, EASTSIDE VILLAGE UNIT6, ASUBDIVISION ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 6, PAGES 160-162 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA. commonly known as 232 SE ELM LOOP, LAKE CITY, FL32025 has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Edward B. Pritchard of Kass Shuler, P.A., plaintiffs attorney, whose address is P .O. Box 880, Tampa, Florida, 33601, (813) 229-0900, on or before 6/14/13, (or 30 days from the first date of publication, whichever is later) and file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on the Plaintiffs attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise, a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. Dated: May 14, 2013 CLERK OF THE COURT Honorable P. Dewitt Carson 173 NE Hernando Avenue Lake City, Florida 32056-2069 By: /s/ B. Scippio Deputy Clerk If you are a person with a disability who requires accommodations in order to participate in a court proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, the provision of certain assistance. Individuals with a disability who require special accommodations in order to participate in a court proceeding should contact the ADACoordinator, 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, FL Legal 32055, (386) 719-7428, at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. 05538968 MAY24, 31, 2012 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA CIVILACTION CASE NO.: 12-2013-CA-000158 DIVISION: THE BANK OF NEWYORK MELLON F/K/ATHE BANK OF NEW YORK, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE HOLDERS OF THE CERTIFICATES, FIRSTHORIZON MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES SERIES FHAMS 2005AA12, BYFIRSTHORIZON HOME LOANS, ADIVISION OF FIRSTTENNESSEE BANK NATIONALASSOCIATION, MASTER SERVICER, Plaintiff, vs. FRANCIS MOTSCHALL, et al, Defendant(s). NOTICE OF ACTION T O: THE UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, OR AGAINSTFRANCIS MOTSCHALLA/K/AFRANCIS ANTHONYMOTSCHALLA/K/A FRANCIS A. MOTSCHALL, DECEASED LASTKNOWN ADDRESS: UNKNOWN CURRENTADDRESS: UNKNOWN ANYAND ALLUNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, AND AGAINSTTHE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANT(S) WHO ARE NOT KNOWTO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PA R TIES MAYCLAIM AN INTERESTAS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS. LASTKNOWN ADDRESS: UNKNOWN CURRENTADDRESS: UNKNOWN YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in COLUMBIA County, Florida: AP ARTOF LOT5 OF PINE TREE ACRES AS PER PLATTHERE OF RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 5, P AGE 50, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA, BEING MORE PA R TICULARLYDESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE ATTHE NORTHEASTCORNER OF SAID REPORTER Classifieds In Print and On Line www.lakecityreporter.com
2C LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDFRIDAY& SATURDAY, MAY24 & 25, 2013 LegalLOT5 AND RUN THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 32 MI-NUTES 09 SECONDS WESTALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID LOT5, 330.76 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 32 MINUTES 09 SECONDS WESTALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID LOT5, 159.12 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 03 MINUTES 52 SECONDS EAST278.99 FEETTO APOINTON THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID LOT5; THENCE NORTH 89 DEGREES 32 MINUTES 09 SECONDS EASTALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID LOT5, 157.65 FEET; THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 14 MINUTES 15 SECONDS EAST279.00 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING.TOGETHER WITH AN EASE-MENTOVER AND ACROSS THE SOUTH 25.00 FEETOF THE FOL-LOWING DESCRIBED PARCEL: APARTOF LOT5 OF PINE TREE ACRES AS PER PLATTHEREOF RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 5, PAGE 50 OF THE PUBLIC RE-CORDS OF COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDABEING MORE PARTICULARLYDESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: BEGIN ATTHE NORTHEASTCORNER OF SAID LOT5 AND RUN THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 32 MI-NUTES 09 SECONDS WESTALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID LOT5, 330.76 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 14 MINUTES 15 SECONDS WEST279.00 FEETTO APOINTON THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID LOT5; THENCE NORTH 89 DEGREES 32 MINUTES 09 SECONDS EASTALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID LOT5, 330.75 FEETTO APINTON THE EASTLINE OF SAID LOT5; THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 14 MINUTES 30 SEC-ONDS EAST, 279.00 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING.has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses within 30 days after the first publication, if any, on Ro-nald R Wolfe & Associates, P.L., Plaintiff's attorney, whose address is 4919 Memorial Highway, Suite 200, Tampa, Florida 33634, and file the original with this Court either before service on Plaintiff's attorney or im-mediately thereafter; otherwise a de-fault will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint or petition.This notice shall be published once each week for two consecutive weeks in the Lake City Reporter. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this Court on this 23 day of April, 2013.P. DeWitt CasonClerk of the CourtBy: /s/ B. ScippioAs Deputy ClerkIn accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons need-ing a special accommodation to par-ticipate in this proceeding should contact the Deputy Court Adminis-trator whose office is located at 3301 East Tamiami Trail, Building L, Na-ples, Florida 33962, telephone num-ber (813) 774-8124; 1-800-955-8771 (TDD), or 1-800-955-8770 (v), via Florida Relay Service, not later than seven (7) days prior to this proceed-ing.05538810May 17, 24, 2013 060Services Lawn / Parcel / Acre Mowing $15.00 per acre with no minimum. $10.00 trip charge. Free estimates. (904) 651-0016 Lynns Pet Grooming now open. $25-$35 by appt. Owner may stay w/ pet during groom. Most small breeds. Takes 1-1.5hrs. 288-5966 100Job Opportunities05538888NOWHIRING Managers & Assistant Managers, High Springs fruit & gift stores. Benefits avail: health, dental, & vacation Apply in person: Florida Citrus Center(Chevron) 18603 NWCR 236, High Springs (exit 404 & I-75) 05538943Assistant Academic Advisor Floridas oldest Catholic education institution in the Benedictine tradition, currently enrolls more than 15,000 students in 19 regional centers throughout Florida, the Southeastern United States and through our Center for Online Learning. University Campus is located approximately 20 miles north of Tampa, Florida. The admissions department is currently seeking an Assistant Academic Advisor at our Lake City Center, located in Lake City, Florida. The Assistant Academic Advisor will recruit, followup and facilitate the admission and academic advising of students to Saint Leo University. this position focuses on attracting prospective students, admissions and assisting students through graduation. The successful candidate will have a Bachelors degree from a regionally accredited college or university. Previous administrative experience is required. For additional information and application instructions, please visit our website: www.saintleo.edu/jobs Saint Leo University is an equal opportunity employer. Catholics, women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Musgrove Construction, Inc. has an immediate opening for Diesel Mechanic. Must have own hand tools and a clean Class A CDL, hydraulic experience and welding helpful. Drug free workplace. Call Jesse at 386-364-2941 or come by office on Hwy 90, Live Oak for more info. 100Job Opportunities05539016Welder/ Steel Fabricator Immediately job opening. Mig Welding experience 5 yrs minimum, to include Stainless layout and fabrication. Benefit package: Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays. Some hand tools required. Please apply in person at Marlow-HunterLLC on Highway 441 in Alachua Account Professional Needed Immediately, full time GLReconc. & Job Cost accounting exp preferred. Call for an appt. 386-462-2047 Email Resume firstname.lastname@example.orgEEO DFWP BARTENDER NEEDED Experienced & Dependable, Must have your own phone & car. 386-752-2412 Columbia Grain Scale House Operator Duties will include weighing and loading trucks as well as assisting with Feed Mill operations as needed. Experience with commercial trucks and scales preferred. Applications are available at: Columbia Grain & Ingredients, Inc. 3830 NWBrown Road, Lake City, FL32094 Experienced Plumbing Service Tech. Valid drivers license a must. Contact 386-243-8397 for more information MECHANIC NEEDED with tools and experience. Southern Specialized Truck & Trailer. 386-752-9754 Need Class "A" CDLdrivers, ($14.00/hr) to start, Delivering produce in the local area. 2 yrs. min. exp. in a Tractor/Trailer. Must have Reasonable 7 yr MVR, and be proficient at maintaining logs. Must be able to lift up to 70 lbs and be able to stand, bend, stoop and able to push or pull a loaded pallet jack. Benefits include 401-K, Profit Sharing, Medical & Dental.Must live in or around the Starke area. Contact J. Tucker @ 386-628-7353 or email@example.com for additional info. P/U applications at 2222 N. Temple Ave, Unit 4 Any day till to 12:00pm Oldcastle Southern Group is the leading vertical integrated supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready mixed concrete, and construction and paving services in the Southeast United States.CDL-Asphalt Distributor Operator ID# 33845Asphalt Milling Machine Operator ID# 34614Finish MotorGrader Operator ID# 33894 Qualified applicants must pass required backgAround and Physical/drug screen. Please apply online at: www.oldcastlematerials.com/ careers/search for current jobs and reference ID# listed above. Oldcastle Southern Group is an EEO Employer Real Estate Assistant wanted for Agent. Real estate experience a must. Fax resume to 386-758-8920 or email firstname.lastname@example.org SALESPERSON NEEDED Guaranteed Salary Plus Commission. Send Resume to Greg@factoryexpohomes.com 120Medical EmploymentBilling Clerk Suwannee Valley Nursing Center This job has been reposted. It is now open for application or reapplication. Competitive salary/ Great benefits. Experience billing private insurance/Medicare/ Medicaid andBookkeeping receives priority. ContactDanny Williamson, Administrator 386-792-7161 or Shrea McCoy, Human Resources386-792-7158 Medical Office looking for full time employee in Optical Office. Experience preferred but not required. Will train. Send resume to 763 SWMain Blvd. Lake City, FL32025 P/TLab Tech/Supervisor needed for medical practice in North Florida area. Excellent compensation for contract basis. Must have current FLlicense. Email resume to email@example.com. 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 FREEto good home Male Chihuahua poodle mix. 7 yrs old. Great with kids and other animals. NEWHOME FOUND KITTENS FREE to good home, 12 wks & 8 wks., 3 bob tailed Contact 386-243-8577 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. 408Furniture Glass and Metal Table With Four (4) Wicker Back Chairs. $400 Contact 386-754-2888, 410Lawn & Garden Equipment38 SNAPPER rear engine, riding mower, hydro drive. $450.00 Contact 386-754-2888 430Garage Sales BYRDS STORE CR 49. May 24th, 25th, 26th, (8-4). 247-240R CR 49R, 247 Beachville. CR 49N, 252 Pinemount Rd CR 49L. Lots of antiques, new items inside, outside if no Rain watch for signs. Large Sale, Fri & Sat 7:30 2pm. No EarlySales. Snapper 38 rear engine hydro drive mower, dinning room table w/ wicker chairs. Lots of tools, kitchen, clothes & other misc items. 273 NW Charlotte Gln, Emerald Lake S/D. PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. Yard sale Today & Sat 5/25 Blayine estates off of 242. lift chair, HH items, womens clothing furniture, etc..look for signs. 440Miscellaneous Eight Piece Modern Dinner Set $100.00 Contact 386-754-2888 Electric Garage Door 16x7 solid brown in color. Great Condition w/ 1 remote $500 OBO. Call 386-365-3271 WHIRLPOOLSTACKED W/D 7 yrs old, Excellent Condition Available 5/27 $500 obo Contact 352-516-0634 610Mobile Home Lots forRentNEWER 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 forRent2/1 w/ Screened porch, Lg. lot, in very nice, clean, well maintained, safe, small park, no pets, really nice place to live, with long term tenants, $485 mo., $485 sec. dep. 386-719-9169 or 386-965-3003. 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 386-623-5410 3BR/2BADWMH on 1 acre private lot, 1st+last+dep required located in Ellisville. No pets. Contact 352-870-5144 640Mobile Homes forSale3BD/1.5BAwith an enormous fenced back yard & screened in porch. Minutes from town. Remax Professionals Jo Lytte 386-3652821 MLS 83508 $89,900 (3) New 28x48 Horse Farm Cancelations being sold Under Wholesale Cost. $31,995 NO Dealers Please Home Only Price. Can Be seen at North Point Homes 4545 NW13th St., Gainesville, FL352-872-5566 2013 DOUBLEWIDE $33,995 inc. set-up, trim-out & A/C Call 386-288-8379. Dispaly Model Sale! Several 2012 and 2013 Models are ready to be sold to make room for the 2014 Models! Great Discounts on Select Jacobsen Models. Free approval by phone until 9 PM. North Pointe Homes, 441 N Gainesville. 352-872-5566 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 Factory liquidation sale http://www.palmharbor.com/ model-center/plantcity/ $39k off select 2012 models (3)John Lyons 800-622-2832 ext 210 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 4BD/2BAon 1 acre with 2 living areas. Country home close in. screened porch & deck. Remax Professionals Jo Lytte 386-3652821 MLS 81745 $84,900 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. WANTED CASH PAID for your Mobile Home, Singlewide or Doublewide flood homes welcome. Call 386-288-8379 650Mobile Home & LandPrice 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 02 DWMH, 1 ac fenced back yard, Hidden Acres S/D. 4/2 + bonus rm w/ wet bar. Front & Rear covered decks. Lrg barn, paved drive into carport w/ locked workshop $73, 000. Call 386-719-9742 Great Buy! 3br/2ba immaculate MH on 5 beautiful acres. Pole barn, workshop, fire place $105,000 GingerParker 386365-2135 Hallmark Real Estate Jackie Taylor& Associates 3/2 brick home on .72 acres. Nice family & kitchen. Close to town. MLS #83189 $147,000 386-590-3013 Becky Justice Jackie Taylor& Associates 3/2 2 acres w/ in ground pool and screen enclosure. Lots of storage space. MLS #81368 $171,000 386-590-3013 Becky Justice Jackie Taylor& Associates 2003 5/3 on 5 acres with front and rear covered porch. two car covered carport MLS #83464 $249,000 386-590-3013 Becky Justice 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 24 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 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRent 05538497 $89 Deposit Pools, B-ball, gym & more! *FREE afterschool programWindsong Apts386-758-8455 ALandlord You Can Love! 2 br Apts $600. & up + sec. Great area. CH/Awasher/dryer hookups. 386-758-9351 or 352-208-2421 Amberwood Hills Apts. Private Patio area. Beautiful yard. Washer/dryer hkup. Free water & sewer. 1/1, 2/1. Move in special. 386-754-1800. wwwmyflapts.com Columbia Arms Apt. located 1/2 mi from V.A. & Winn Dixie. Pet Friendly. Pool laundry & balcony. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com Gorgeous Lake View 2br/1ba Apt. CH/A $500 month & $500 deposit. No pets. 386-697-4814 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 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. ForRentROOMS FOR Rent. Hillcrest, Sands, Columbia. All furnished. Electric, cable, fridge, microwave. Weekly or monthly rates. 1 person $135, 2 persons $150. weekly 386-752-5808 730Unfurnished Home ForRent1bd/1ba CR 240, Huge w/in closet. New appliances. W/D, Satellite, & Utilities incl. $650 mth 386-984-7576 2BD /1.5BA Country, South of Lake City, private river access. w/boat ramp, 2 garages, clean, $590 mo. + sec. 386-590-0642 3 BR/2 BA, 2,400 sq. ft., 290 SW Leisure Dr., Quail Heights, $1,200 mo. plus $1,000 sec. 386-752-6062 4BR/1BABRICK home. Azalea Park. $750 mth, 1st, last & Security 386-397-2619 or 386-365-1243 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 forRent2/2 block 2 acres, back yard fenced, A/C, W/D, well, mowing, off 47 close in. Nicely furn, super clean $700 mth 386-755-0110 Brick home Quiet neighborhood. 2 bedroom, very nice and clean. 1 Yr lease required. No Pets. $950/mth. Call 965-0763 750Business & Office Rentals05538609'%$%%$ #!$%"$( r")# #(#$ "& r %$"$'""( $"$r$( rnn Oakbridge Office Complex Professional Office Available 725 SE Baya Dr Call 752-4820 750Business & Office RentalsColdwell BankerBishop Realty Commercial Lease! 1,800 sqft w/ 3 offices, $775 monthly rent. Mary Brown Whitehusrt 386-965-0887 MLS #83365 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 RemaxPam Beauchamp 386-303-2505, Sellerwill pay closing! 3BR/2BA, 1662sf .45ac, quiet neighborhood. Nice Kitchen, shed & more. #80447 $144,900 RemaxPam Beauchamp 386-303-2505, Reduced 4br/2ba, 1883sf, .501ac, 2 car carport, screened/carpeted back porch, 2 sheds. #80607 $129,500 RemaxPam Beauchamp 386-303-2505, Reduced. Great gold course home. 3BR/2BA, + den .51ac, Large covered back porch. #81110 $174,000 RemaxPam Beauchamp 386-303-2505, Reduced 3br/2ba, 2428sf, 1.768ac, privacy fenced garden area, dock on lake, beautiful views. #83082 $249,000 RemaxPam Beauchamp 386-303-2505, Plantations Pool Home 3BR/2BA, 1780sf .51ac, French door to pool/lanai, privacy fenced back yard.#83471 $189,000 RemaxPam Beauchamp 386-303-2505, Really Cute 3br/1.5ba, 1331sf, crown molding, newer roof, privacy fenced back yard. #83510 $84,900 218 SWRiverside Ave. MLS 81407. 1 room cabin on Ichnetucknee River w/ screened back porch. Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 $184,900 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 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty 3br/2b home completed in 2011 w/ metal roof. Lots of cabinets & work space. $110,000 Sherry @ 386-365-8414 MLS #81774 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Spacious 5BR/3B home in Hickory Hill S/D! Minutes from town. $175,000 Mary Brown Whitehusrt 386-965-0887 MLS #82546 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty 3br/2b brick home in Stonehenge. New wood laminate. Large back yard. Elaine K. Tolar $176,900 386-965-0887 MLS #83162 Jackie Taylor& Associates 3/2 ranch home in Hillcrest Heights s/d, cathedral ceilings, open floor plan. MLS #83172 $136,500 386-854-0686 Sabrina Suggs 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 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Bank Owned in Springfield Estates! 4BR/2B. Sold As Is. Needs repairs. $59,900 Elaine K. Tolar 386-365-1548 MLS #83572 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty 3br/2b in May Fair s/d. Split plan, LR, DR, and breakfast nook. $137,900 Elaine K. Tolar 386-365-1548 MLS #83574 268 SWRed Maple Way MLS 76769. Price Reduced All brick and sits on .59 acres. Beautiful sun room. Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 $199,000 3BD/2BABright Cheery and New on 1 ac. Outside city limits but close to everything. Remax Professionals Jo Lytte 386-3652821 MLS 80351 $89,900 Brick 4/3 home on 1.7 acres. extra insulation for energy efficiency. 4 ton a/c unit, Missy Zecher Remax Professionals MLS 81550 $245,000 386-623-0237 253 NWCountry Lake Glen MLS 82332. Large 5,148 sqft home with 5bd/7ba on 3 acres w/ ground pool Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 $629,000 1649 heated sqft w/ 2 car garage, screened back patio and in ground pool. Property fenced. MLS 82395 $154,900. REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 810Home forSale Quality built 3 bedroom Deer Valley model home. Immaculate and move in ready. MLS 82494 Missy ZecherRemax Professionals 89,000 386-623-0237 Cedar 2 story Log Home w/ metal roof on 11 acres, 3 sheds w/ electricity, private drive, MLS 82827 $349,900. REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 674 NWHorizon St. MLS 83102. 3/2 brick w/ lots of space on 7 acres. 3 stalls, round pin & tack/ feed shed. Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 $219,900 434 SWRiddle Lane MLS 83346. built in 2007. Like new vinyl sided home, convenient to schools and shopping. Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 $99,900 1376 NWLake Jeffrey Rd MLS 83588. Large brick home. Lots of potential for this property. Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 $70,000 5bd/3ba Two story brick & vinyl home on 28 acres fenced.. Security system and gated MLS 83597 $349,500. REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 Great location, 3/3, extra living room, separate family room, Florida room, workshop. Missy Zecher Remax Professionals MLS 83598 $247,000 386-623-0237 Plantation S/D, custom tile work throughout, french doors to private patio, volume ceiling, MLS 83649 Missy ZecherRemax Professionals 185,000 386-623-0237 Completely updated in 2011, new flooring, new appliances, in desirable neighborhood. MLS 83691 $79,900. REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 Horse Property 1,500+ sqft, 2/2 w/ FP, barn, stalls, on 4+ acres. Close to White Springs. $129,900 David Mincey 386-590-0157 Poole Realty MLS#77888 Location, Location! 2br/1ba river house very close to Branford, Owner Motivated! $160,000 Sherrel McCall 386-688-7563 Poole Realty MLS#80948 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 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 Jackie Taylor& Associates Mini farm in McAlpin, 4/3 farmhouse on 11.4 acres, 5 stall horse barn. MLS #83456 $339,900 386-854-0686 Sabrina Suggs 3/2 on 6 acres. Property is fenced and cross fenced. Detached workshop w/ apartment Missy Zecher Remax Professionals MLS 82495 $179,000 386-623-0237 Jackie Taylor& Associates Must See 3/2 Storage Galore 4.17 acres. workshop, BBQ house w/ screen room. Sabrina Suggs 386854-0686 MLS 83652 $225,000 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 830Commercial PropertyCommercial Property w/ 190ft on Hwy 129 S. Great investment w/ 6 indiviual spaces to rent. $345,000 Anita Handy 386-208-5877 Poole Realty MLS#75332 Downtown Live Oak. 1500+ sqft. Corner office is within walking distance to the Courthouse. $190,000 Ric Donovan 386-5901298 Poole Realty MLS#83248 880Duplexes Six 2/1 duplex units with fireplace. Each unit is in good condition & rents for $500/mth. Missy Zecher Remax Professionals MLS 82747 $235,000 386-623-0237 950Cars forSale 1999 LEXUS ES 300 SUNROOF 186,000 MILES $2,500 386-752-2848 755-5440Toplace your classified ad call nr 5 a week days Lake City Reporter
LAKE CITY REPORTER NASCAR FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MAY 24 & 25, 2013 3C Kyle Busch gets his first Truck Series win of the 2013 season Kyle Busch won last weeks Camping World Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, his first Truck win of the season, his fifth at Charlotte and the 31st of his career. Behind him, two young Georgia racers scored career-best finishes. Max Gresham of Griffin finished third, and John Wes Townley of Watkinsville was eighth, tying his previous best result from Pocono Raceway last year. Gresham, 20, also led three laps, the first time hes been atop the leader board in his Truck Series career. This is really just a win all around for us, said Gresham, whose previous best finish was an 11th at Martinsville Speedway last fall. This is justification that were going in the right direction, and that [crew chief] Chris [Showalter] and I are working well together, and were getting better. This is a huge confidence-gainer for us. Were going to go to Dover and have that extra confidence, and were going to make it work. Townley, 23, also said he felt like a winner.It feels like a dream come true to be able to back it up like this; it just shows that we can only go forward from here, and thats real exciting, he said. There have been some ups and downs in my career, and this year has been overall pretty positive. Dick Trickle of Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., was the Richard Petty of the asphalt short-track racing world, especially in the Midwest, where he won an estimated 1,000 feature races. But he also built quite a resume down in Pettys territory, both on the asphalt short tracks of the South and in the elite divisions of NASCAR, where he began racing at an age when many are retiring. Few races illustrate the career of Trickle, who died last Thursday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound at age 71, better than the inaugural World Crown 300 on Nov. 27, 1983, at Georgia International Speedway, now known as Gresham Motorsports Park. Legendary promoter Bob Harmon worked with track operator Rob Joyce to create the ultimate short-track race. Harmon drew in the top short trackers of the South, drivers like Ronnie Sanders, Jody Ridley, Gary Balough and Freddy Fryar, while Joyce used his connections with the American Speed Association to lure drivers from up North like Trickle, Mike Eddy, Bob Senneker and Alan Kulwicki. Then some NASCAR stars like Bobby Allison, Neil Bonnett and Darrell Waltrip, all of whom regularly mixed in some short-track racing with their activities in NASCAR, joined in, too. Trickle went against conventional wisdom and pitted for fresh tires fairly early, at Lap 123 of 300, while most waited until after the 200-lap mark to stop. But because he pitted early, when the rest stopped, he cycled into the lead and domi-nated the remainder of the race to collect a then-unheard-of payoff of $50,000. By comparison, in the fall Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway three weeks ear-lier, Bonnett collected far less, $36,975, for winning the Atlanta Journal 500. In Victory Lane, Harmons sidekick Bill Desmond placed a kings crown on Trickles head, prompting the driver to say: Im not a king. Im a race driver. And that he was. In 1989, at age 47, he was called in at the last minute to replace the injured Mike Alexander in the Stavola Brothers No. 84 Buick. Trickle took over at Rockingham, where he finished 13th, then came to Atlanta for the Motorcraft 500. While Darrell Waltrip won the race, Trickle stole the show. He ran with the leaders all day, and when the final caution flag flew with 14 laps remaining, only Waltrip, Dale Earnhardt and Trickle were on the lead lap. Waltrip and Earnhardt pitted for fresh tires, but Trickles crew chief, Jimmy Fennig, now with Carl Edwards, left his driver on the track on older tires. Fresh tires soon prevailed, but Trickle still ended up with a stunning finish. Afterward, Trickle was asked how a 47-year-old driver, who smoked cigarettes in and out of his race car, drank beer to excess and was not accustomed to 500-mile races, could be in such good shape after a long afternoon of superspeedway racing. How many laps is this race? he asked.When told that it was 328, he responded: Heck, we run 400-lappers back home all the time. Trickle went on to score top-five finishes in four of his first seven starts, and won Rookie of the Year. Although he never won at the Cup level in a points-paying race, he did win twice in the Nationwide Series, at Hickory Motor Speedway in 1997 and at Darlington in 1998, where, at age 56, he beat Dale Earnhardt Jr. to the checkered flag. Among the many drivers mentored by Trickle over the years were Mark Martin, Rusty Wallace, Alan Kulwicki and even some much younger drivers, like Matt Kenseth and Johnny Sauter. He was tough, but he was fun, Martin said. He was just a very unique person. He was in his element, short-track racing, where he didnt have to look over his shoulder or worry about anything. Thats why he didnt come NASCAR racing when he might have and was young enough that he really could have gotten his feet planted firmly here. He was doing it his way. It was just as exciting for me getting to race against him as it was the first time I got to race with Richard Petty. Kenseth described Trickle as a legend, especially to racers like him from Wisconsin. Kenseth said he visited for nearly two hours with Trickle last summer at the Slinger Nationals, a short-track event Trickle helped create. He had a ton of common sense, and he was really smart. In his obituary, Trickles family said he had been suffering for some time with severe pain. A private funeral was planned, and the family asked that in lieu of flowers, donations be sent in his memory to: Victory Junction, 4500 Adams Way, Randleman, N.C. 27317.The track at Charlotte Motor Speedway has been changed, and the format for the Sprint All-Star Race is rarely the same from one year to the next. But one thing is fairly certain: When the $1 million prize is on the line, Jimmie Johnson will be there battling for the win. On Saturday, the All-Star Race looked as if it would boil down to a battle between the Busch brothers, Kurt and Kyle, who had been the drivers to beat in the four opening segments, winning two apiece. But Johnson and his Chad Knaus-led crew wound up on the front row for the nal restart, and Johnson motored away, leading all of the nal 10-lap nale to become the rst four-time winner of the race, breaking a tie with Jeff Gordon and the late Dale Earnhardt. And hes done it in just 12 appearances, with his previous victories coming in 2003, 2006 and last year. Hes the second driver to win back-to-back; the rst was the late Davey Allison, in 1991 and 1992. Johnsons win was the eighth for his car owner Rick Hendrick, who has more All-Star victories than any other owner. He won with Gordon in 1995, 1997 and 2001, and with Terry Labonte in 1999. It was another Hendrick driver, Kasey Kahne, who had the best chance to derail Johnson in the nal segment. He was rst out of the pits on the nal restart, with Johnson second, but Johnson surged into the lead to win over Joey Logano and Kyle Busch, while Kahne dropped to fourth. Johnson said the key was to be up front on the restart to begin the last 10-lap run. To get there, it took a strong performance in the opening segments, plus a quick pit stop by his crew. The order in which drivers entered pit road was based on their aver-age nish in the opening segments, and Johnson was fourth. His crew gained him two spots for the restart. I felt like the winner would come from one of [the rst] two rows, Johnson said. Not to state the obvious, but thats really the goal ... to try to be in that front row for the nal restart. Once he got out front and in clean air, he drove away unchallenged to win by 1.722 seconds. Johnson and Knaus both said the lack of drama in the nal segment was due to the rules for the event. They said that with a mandatory four-tire pit stop with 10 laps to go, those who start up front likely will stay there, given the difculty of passing the leader on a high-speed track like Charlotte. Knaus said that having different tire compounds available to teams would spice up the show. I think that the amount of tires that we get, half of them should be super-softs and the other half should be normal, and that gives you an opportunity to try to do your tire strategy, he said. Once you have super-softs, you know theyre only going to last 20 laps, as opposed to the set thats going to last 60 laps like were going to run here on a typical weekend. You can strategize. When those tires fall off, thats when youre going to start to see some passing, and in a 20-lap or 10-lap segment, I think it could be very exciting to see who plays the tire strategy. But he doesnt foresee that happening because Goodyear, NASCARs exclusive tire supplier, prefers to build tires that are very durable on most tracks other than the ones with worn asphalt, such as Atlanta Motor Speedway or Texas Motor Speedway. The only way youre going to get passing is to have tire falloff like we have at Atlanta [or] maybe Texas, he said. Jamie McMurray, who has struggled in recent seasons to regain his winning form, dominated the Sprint Showdown, leading all 40 laps of the undercard event to win a spot in the All-Star Race. Once in the main event, he wound up with an eighth-place finish. I think if we ever could have gotten to the front, probably like most people, our car was extremely fast, he said. Its just really tough in traffic, but overall, we had a good car. By finishing second in the Showdown, rookie Ricky Stenhouse Jr. also advanced to the All-Star Race, where he finished 16th. He said that in addition to getting to run with the sports elite drivers, he learned things that will help him in this weekends Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte. We made a lot of adjustments under that red flag that I think gave us a direc-tion to go for next week, so it was very, very valuable, he said. I learned a few things myself out there running an extra 90 laps, which is huge. Danica Patrick won the Fan Vote to gain entry into the All-Star Race and fin-ished 20th, beating only the drivers who fell out of the race. We were just too tight, she said. The guys did a great job on pit road. That goes without saying. It was just a tough night, but hopefully we are able to figure out what was wrong and we can come back here next weekend and have a bet-ter run. NUMERICALLY SPEAKINGLaps led by Kyle Busch in the past 16 Sprint Cup races at Charlotte Motor Speedway, tops among all drivers. Laps led by Kevin Harvick in the past 16 races at Charlotte, the fewest of any driver who has run all 16, although he did win the Coca-Cola 600 in 2011. Sprint Cup victories at Charlotte by Jimmie Johnson, tops among all active drivers. Retired driv-ers Bobby Allison and Darrell Waltrip also have six Charlotte wins each. Sprint Cup wins at Charlotte by Rick Hendrick, the most of any car owner. Richard Petty and Jack Roush are tied for second place with eight apiece.4 7936 Jimmie Johnson wins All-Star Race; leads all Sprint Cup drivers with four wins and earns $1 million paydayJamie McMurray regains Sprint Cup form; Danica Patri ck wins All-Star Fan Vote but suffers a tough night Kyle Busch celebrates his victory in the NC Education Lottery 200. NEXTUP...Race: History 300 Where: Charlotte Motor Speedway When: Saturday, 2:30 p.m. (ET) TV: ABC 2012 Winner: Brad Keselowski Race: Lucas Oil 200 Where: Dover International Speedway When: May 31, 5:00 p.m. (ET) TV: SPEED 2012 Winner: Todd Bodine Race: Coca-Cola 600 Where: Charlotte Motor Speedway When: Sunday, 6:00 p.m. (ET) TV: FOX Sports 2012 Winner: Kasey Kahne (right)Drew Hallowell/Getty Images for NASCAR -RKQVRQEHFRPHVWKHUVW6SULQW&XSdriver to win four All-Star Races.Geoff Burke/Getty Images for NASCAR SPRINT CUP STANDINGS1. Jimmie Johnson, 4232. Carl Edwards, 3793. Matt Kenseth, 3644. Dale Earnhardt Jr., 3595. Clint Bowyer, 3496. Kasey Kahne, 3267. Brad Keselowski, 3268. Kyle Busch, 3259. Aric Almirola, 31710. Kevin Harvick, 31517 NOTEBOOK NATIONWIDE SERIES CAMPING WORLD TRUCKS SPRINT CUP -DPLH0F0XUUD\UDFHVSDVWWKHQLVKOLQHWRZLQWKH6SULQW&X S6KRZGRZQ Danica Patrick won the Fan Vote to gain HQWU\LQWRWKH$OO6WDU5DFHJeff Zelevansky/Getty Images for NASCAR John Harrelson/Getty Images for NASCAR Remembering racings winningest short-track driver , legend Dick TrickleDick TrickleNASCAR News Now
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