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People ................. 2A Opinion ............... 4A Obituaries ............. 5A Advice & Comics ......... 3B Puzzles ................. 2B TODAY IN PEOPLE C o nstitution Week 86 67 T-Storm Chance WEATHER, 2A Lake City Reporter WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2013 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | 75 LAKECITYREPORTER COM CALL US: (386) 752-1293 SUBSCRIBE TO THE REPORTER: Voice: 755-5445 Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 139, No 165 1A COMING THURSDAY Local news roundup. Paige will open for Jerrod Niemann From staff reports After wowing the judges on the X-Factor, area singer Rion Paige will take the stage with one of country musics hottest rising stars. Paige will serve as the opening act for the Jerrod Niemann con cert on Sept. 27 at Florida Gateway Colleges Howard Conference Center. The show, sponsored by Saint Leo University and Lifeguard Ambulance Services, is the second in the 2013-14 FGC Entertainment series. Paige, who opened for Lee Brice during the 2012-13 season, earned national attention thanks to her recent performance on the hit TV show, the XFactor. Her ren dition of Carrie Underwoods Blown Away received high marks from the judges, including Simon Cowell. The YouTube video of her performance has been played nearly 4 million times in the past week. Paige will open for one of country musics recent stars, whose hits include Lover, Lover and What Do You Want? While Niemann is a country musician at heart, he brings in a wide variety of genres rock, honky-tonk, Dixieland jazz, and reggae to accentuate his unique take on music, which breaks the barriers of country music like many art ists have done in years past. Time is always good to music, Niemann said in a recent tele phone interview. As time goes Photos by JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City Reporter Despite tough times, VFW stays true to mission By AMANDA WILLIAMSON email@example.com A deck of red and blue playing cards sat on the table in front of a gathering of combat veterans at the local Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2206, but the conversation drifted to old war stories and the current role of the VFW in their lives. Japs torpedoed the first ship he was on, and he ended up in the water, said Post Commander Roger Formosa with a goodhearted laugh as his 92-year-old friend and World War II vet, Gene Pope, joined the group at the table. The kamikazes got the second ship he was on. He ended up in the water. He just likes swimming. Through the local Post, veterans find a place to bond, meet other veterans and relax away from the hustle of Lake City. Annual events, such as the upcoming barbecue chicken din ner on Saturday and the Veterans Day Parade in November, keep Post members and the general public entertained year-round. The 501(c) non-profit also helps veterans and return ing combat vets with Veterans Administration claims for educa tion, housing and health issues by providing a Post-sponsored attorney. According to Formosa, the VA isnt always forthcoming with assistance to the returning vets unless its forced the main role of the VFW as watchdog for American troops. Jim Collins, a lifetime member of VFW Post 2206, said he relied on the organization to help him after he retired from law enforce ment. During the Vietnam War, he served in the 173rd airborne infantry brigade where he was injured. He initially received only 30 percent of his disability funds. Once I retired from law enforcement, thats when I went to get VFW for help to get the other 70 percent, Collins said. It took about a year to cut through the red tape to get it. The VFW was influential in help ing me to obtain 100 percent of my service-connected disability from Vietnam. But the economic downturn has taken a toll on Post 2206. VFW continued on 3A ABOVE : Jimmy Collins (from left), John Courtney, Gene Pope, Ted Smith and Dennis Grimes enjoy a game of gin rummy at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2206 on Tuesday. LEFT: Dennis Grimes (from right), a retired Vietnam Air Force sergeant, takes a shot while playing a game of billiards with John Courtney and Jimmy Collins. This is the third VFW post that Ive been a member of and the smallest post, but also the most active, Grimes said. People here are so nice and they treat vets very well. Its just a good place. Soldiering on X Factor phenom to kick off Sept. 27 concert at FGC. NIEMANN continued on 3A Paige Niemann County looking at cost of audit By STEVEN RICHMOND firstname.lastname@example.org County officials are seek ing the advice of an external auditor regarding the pos sibility of a financial probe into $52,000 that went miss ing from the Columbia Youth Soccer Association between 2010 and 2011. The Sports Advisory Council also said Tuesday they are in the process of drafting standardized youth athletic organization bylaws in light of the CYSAs exclu sionary board member elec tions. Parents and members of the community raised con cerns at last months SAC meeting over an independent report last year that revealed about $52,000 in undocu mented disbursements from the CYSA. Stewart named ed. chief By BRANDON LARRABEE The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE In the middle of her second stint as Floridas interim education commissioner, Pam Stewart was tapped Tuesday by the State Board of Education to take over the job on a perma nent basis. Stewarts appointment came amid jockeying over the future of education in Florida and rumors that Gov. Rick Scott will soon issue an executive order on schools, STEWART continued on 5A CYSA continued on 5A CYSA Will also standardize rules, ensuring open elections at CYSA. INSIDE: Smokin Pig Festival Event Guide
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 AROUND FLORIDA Hiccup Girl on trial for murder CLEARWATER A Florida woman who appeared on several national television pro-grams as a teen because of her uncontrollable hiccupping went on trial on a murder charge on Tuesday. Prosecutors and attorneys for Jennifer Mee began selecting a jury in a Pinellas County court-room. Judge Nancy Moate Ley told potential jurors that the trial would prob-ably wrap up by the end of the week. Mee, who is 22, suffered from prolonged hiccups of up to 50 a minute in 2007. Videos of her hiccuping gained her national attention, as did her attempts to quell the problem. She tried home remedies and consulted medical specialists, a hypnotist and an acupunc-turist, until the hiccups finally stopped on their own. She appeared on sev-eral TV shows and while on the Today show, was hugged by fellow guest and country music star Keith Urban.Cities economic output grows ORLANDO The economic output in Floridas three largest metro areas grew by more than 3 per-cent last year. The Bureau of Economic Analysis said Tuesday that the gross domestic product grew by 3.5 percent in South Florida, 3.1 percent in Tampa and 3 percent in Orlando. South Florida is made up of Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach. According to the federal bureau, the lead-ing driver of economic output in South Florida was trade. Trade was the leader in Tampa, too, but leisure and hospital-ity was the top driver of economic output in Orlando. Nationally, metro areas had average growth in gross domestic product of 2.5 percent.Attorney for Gore and Chiles dies TALLAHASSEE Dexter Douglass, 83, one of the lead attorneys who represented Vice President Al Gore during the chaotic presidential election recount of 2000, has died. Lacy Douglass said her father, who had been bat-tling bladder cancer, died early Tuesday morning at his home in Tallahassee. Douglass was deeply involved in Florida politics and policy. He was general counsel for former Gov. Lawton Chiles but left that job in order to guide a constitu-tional revision panel that made several sweeping changes to state govern-ment in 1998. Officials ID 2 in boating accident GOLDEN GATE ESTATES Wildlife officials have identified the two people who were killed in a boating accident in Collier County. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission reported Tuesday that Ramiro Gomez, 48, and Margarita Godinez, 36, were killed when their boat capsized in a narrow canal in Golden Gate Estates. Two other passengers survived.Officials look for lemurs in Sanibel SANIBEL Floridas Sanibel may now have something more in common with Madagascar than just being an island. Lemurs. Wildlife officials said they have received three recent reports of two ring-tailed lemurs on Sanibel, an island off southwest Florida. After the first two reports, officials thought the witnesses had mis-taken two skinny raccoons for lemurs. Rockwell in crime drama Single Shot NEW YORK I n the crime drama thriller A Single Shot, Sam Rockwell stars as John Moon, a man who gets caught up in a tense cat-and-mouse struggle with a pack of hardened criminals after mis-takenly shooting a woman and then discovering a box of cash by her body. Rockwell describes Moon as a down-on-his-luck anti-hero who is really trying to get reunited with his family. Moon is a character familiar to Rockwell, who is known for taking on dark, off-kilter characters such as the crazed prisoner Wild Bill Wharton in The Green Mile or the unemployed actor and dognapper Billy Bickle in Seven Psychopaths. While he takes on other kinds of roles, like the affable water park manager Owen in The Way Way Back or a serious journalist in Frost/Nixon, Rockwell acknowl-edges that hes attracted to dark stuff. I love to go back to this kind of stuff and shake it up a little bit, he said in a recent interview to promote A Single Shot, which opens in limited release Friday in New York theaters. He said some of his offbeat characters seem to be a kind of cousin and that he returns to these roles the way some actors revisit Hamlet or Stanley Kowalski in an effort to perfect an archetype.Kendrick Lamar is the lead Soul Train nominee NEW YORK Kendrick Lamar is the top nominee for the Soul Train Awards. The rapper is up for six awards, including album of the year for good kid, m.A.A.d city and song and video of the year for Poetic Justice. R&B singers Justin Timberlake, Miguel, Robin Thicke, Chris Brown and Tamar Braxton follow with five nominations each. The latest albums from Lamar, Timberlake and Miguel will battle efforts from Jay-Z, Rihanna and Fantasia for album of the year. Lamars other nominations include best new artist, hip-hop song of the year and collaboration. The Soul Train Awards will be presented Nov. 8 at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. The awards will air Dec. 1 on BET and Centric.Spears announces Las Vegas residency NEW YORK Britney Spears is heading to Las Vegas. The 31-year-old pop star confirmed a two-year residency at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on ABCs Good Morning America on Tuesday. Britney: Piece of Me will debut Dec. 27. Spears announced 16 dates, but she will perform 50 shows each in 2014 and 2015. Spears was in the Nevada desert for the announcement with more than 1,000 fans. Some dressed in the singers signature schoolgirl look from her ... 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Collins was just one of five retired mili tary men sitting around the card table Tuesday, but his story rang true to many of them. Most of the men in the room required disability help from the govern ment, Formosa added. Members of all military branches at the Post work together to provide assistance to the Wounded Warrior program, the Unmet Needs program and various care packages shipped overseas to men and women currently in active war zones. Wounded Warriors provides help to sol diers returning home with injuries, while Unmet Needs assists families of activeduty military. But due to the economy and a dwin dling membership, the Post struggles to provide for the men and women who need it the most. Well always have enough money to keep the doors open, Formosa said. We got to help the veterans. Thats what this is all about. Future post commander John Courtney agrees, adding that the veterans are the main reason the non-profit operates. Currently, the VFW acquires funds through donations and various fund raising endeavors. At the beginning of September, Melody Church in Live Oak held a car show with the intention of donating proceeds to Post 2206. The VFW Riders will end the month with its barbecue chicken dinner from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. on September 21 at the Post. Following dinner, the band Kickstart per forms for an evening of dancing. All events organized by the Post are open to the public, including Bingo Tuesday and Sunday Karaoke. Nearly all the events are family friendly, Formosa said. The organization provides activities, such as board games, for the children away from the bar area. Though the cookouts and game days keep Post members active in the commu nity, the hardest part for its veterans tend to be the funerals. We do the honor guard, fire the guns and fold the flag, Formosa said. What we do is all the stuff that the veterans and their families need. Current membership dues are $33 for active-duty military and combat veterans. For those currently still in the military, proof of an overseas deployment is nec essary. Family members and relatives can join the Posts auxiliary groups for men or women to become involved. The groups help with fundraisers by cooking, raising funds or organizing the event. We have found it necessary to seek donations from the community to meet the demands of our organization, Formosa said in a letter to the public. We can use all the help we can get. The cost of every thing hasnt gone down, its gone up. Donations may be made by check pay able to the VFW Post 2206, and all contri butions are tax-exempt. For more infor mation, contact the post at 386-752-5001. on, music changes, but after 30, 40 years, it really becomes part of American culture. While the technol ogy moves on, sound gets trapped in time, and thats why we all accept Alabama and Ronnie Milsap as coun try artists at the time, they were considered popdriven, but the truth is, you still love the music because the melodies are so great and stand the test of time. Niemann got his start as a songwriter, but eventually found his way to the stage to become one of country musics rising stars, along side buddy Lee Brice, who performed during the 201213 FGC Entertainment series. While he loves the stage, Niemann said song writing is still dear to his heart. Before I had the oppor tunity to get out on the road and perform, I got my foot in the door by writ ing songs, and thats like having two completely dif ferent hobbies, Niemann said. Youve got to have songs to sing, obviously, but being in the studio producing, writing songs, finding songs I love, its a different hobby and I get a different feeling from all of them. Its tough to say if I have a preference Ill just say that songwriting is where my heart is, but per forming is where my liver is. Both are vital. Tickets are still available for Niemanns show, and can be purchased online at fgcentertainment.com or by calling (386) 7544340. Tickets are $15 for students, staff, and faculty, $25 for general admission and $40 for VIP seats. Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-0428 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2013 3A 3A Dr. Robert J. Harvey 752-2336 Open 6 Days A Week Mon. Sat. Evening Appointments Available www.theaspendentalgroup.com 1788 S.W. Barnett WayHwy. 47 South We Strive to See You Today or Tomorrow! I Need to See A Dentist Right Away! 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Vine Academy of the Arts, the proposed charter, was expected to open in August. However, on a recommendation from School Superintendent Terry Huddleston, the board terminat ed the contract in July. According to the districts argument pre sented on September 10, the school experienced repeated defi ciencies and missed deadlines. However, Truevine attributed the delays to the district. Board member Keith Hudson made a motion to follow the dis tricts recommendation for imme diate termination, and board member Stephanie Finnell sec onded. The motion passed unani mously, although board member Dana Brady was not present. The board acted as the hear ing officer for the quasi-judicial Administrative Hearing request ed by Truevine as a result of the boards initial termination. After almost two years of prepa ration time, both of Vines witness es acknowledged theres still very critical areas that are not formed under the contract, Hudson said. Vine doesnt have a building to house the students. Vine cannot provide property insurance for a building that it doesnt have. They dont have certified teach ers employed and ready to teach. Vines list of enrolled students is over a year old. I dont see the district as being required to set up a charter school for Vine to run. That is Vines job. In addition to Hudsons com ments, the district presented as findings of fact evidence that Vine did not prove sufficient funds to cover the initial start-up expense of the charter school, as well as the fact that it allocated $38,000 for faculty. The charter schools enrollment roster pro jected a range of students from kindergarten to 8th grade, which would require five core certifica tions and certifications in offered elective courses. As of the date of the hearing, Vine Academy of the Arts had no employees finger printed, and only three of seven board members fingerprinted. In effect, the district cited Truevine in non-compliance with the charter contract for failing to meet facility readiness and prop erty insurance requirements, generally accepted standards of fiscal management, personnel requirements, workers compen sation insurance requirements, Florida Sunshine Law require ments and requirements for non sectarian operations. However, Truevines recom mended order suggested the board reinstate the charter con tract with a one-year extension. Truevine would begin business in the 2014-15 school year, as long as all charter requirements were met. These deficiencies do not rise to the level of good cause for immediate termination of the Charter Contract, the organiza tion detailed in its recommenda tion order. According the Pastor Antonio Carlisle at the Sept. 10 meet ing, the Columbia County School District requested the three revi sions that hindered board approv al of the application, informed Vines governing board they didnt have to be fingerprinted immediately and failed to provide a requested Student Progression Plan. Also, church officials stated it should have been allowed 90 days to correct noted deficien cies, such as missing fingerprints and establishing a building on site for the school. Carlisle said he will be drafting exceptions to Tuesdays approved motion. If the board continues forward with their decision next week, Truevine can choose to make an appeal to the state or drop the case to reapply for a charter contract at a later date. Theres nothing stopping us from doing both, Carlisle said, adding that he intended to take matters to the District Court of Appeals if needed. Board closer to termination of charter school I dont see the district as being required to set up a charter school for Vine to run, said board member Keith Hudson. That is Vines job.
A lthough I try to follow the old dictum If you cant say something good about someone, dont say anything, I sometimes (maybe even often) fail to live up to it. Im about to say something uncomplimentary about our attorney general who, for reasons of convenience, got an execution postponed. Her reason for doing so, as I understand, was to accommodate a fundraiser she was holding on the original date of the execution. She couldnt be at both, so she postponed the more important event. This example of misplaced priorities raises a ques-tion in my mind: If her judgment is so flawed in this area, how flawed is it in other areas? Do we need an attorney general with such abomi-nable judgment? I began working on the case which she postponed back in 1988 when I was called to the scene of the crime and observed the recov-ery of the victims body and the preservation of the evidence. It was not pleasant. Two years later, I presented the case to a jury and asked them to recommend the death sentence and asked a judge to impose it. I assisted in any way I could with another prosecution which resulted in another death penalty for the same offender. I saw firsthand the anguish of two families whose daughters had been brutally murdered. Those families will never have closure until the execution is carried out, and our state govern-ment owes it to them to see that the execution is carried out as expedi-tiously as possible. Any politician who, because of considerations of political advan-tage, causes a delay in that process deserves censure. That politician deserves a double dose of censure if, as is the case here, that politician is familiar with the death penalty process and knows firsthand the anguish caused to victims families when the process is delayed. The death penalty which has been delayed is the result of one of the best, most professional law enforcement efforts I have ever been involved in. Officers from multiple agencies in Kentucky, Tennessee, Florida, and the Federal level showed a level of competence, cooperation, and professionalism unequaled in my 30+ years of expe-rience in the criminal justice sys-tem. Multiple prosecutors offices in two states (Tennessee and Florida) showed a remarkably high level of cooperation and courtesy in work-ing together to obtain two death penalties and to see to it that they were upheld. Now we have (hope-fully) come to the end of a much-delayed 25-year process, and it gets delayed one more time because someone wants to attend a political fundraiser. I dont think I will be contributing to her campaign. E ven a cursory examination of history sug-gests that what often is first perceived as good news may ultimately prove to be some-thing else altogether. A recent example is the exhilaration over Egypts Arab Spring, which is now understood to have been a cruel illusion. The agreement reached last week by Secretary of State John Kerry and Russias foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, to cooperate on imposing a meaningful resolu-tion to the chemical weapons crisis in Syria has been well-received by many (although not by the Syrian rebels, for obvious reasons, or to certain United States senators who seem bound and determined to see a military strike to impress Bashar al-Assad). But, as welcome as the agreement may be to most of us, it is complicated, if not clouded, not just by those who oppose it but by several significant events of his-tory. For example, in 1918, a worried world breathed a collective sigh of relief as the war to end war concluded after four awful years. Decades later, the peace treaty signed at Versailles in the aftermath of that war con-tinues, from time to time, to have a negative impact on international relations, especially in the Middle East, where the victors established new national boundaries without regard to local culture and custom.... In the late 1930s, there was cautious optimism when Britains prime minister, Neville Chamberlain, return-ing to London from a meeting with Hitler, proudly (and famously) proclaimed peace in our time. But the German leader didnt cooperate, and World War II quickly followed. In 1945, there was a similar sense of relief when Germany, Italy and Japan surrendered to end the war Hitler (and later Japan) had begun. But historians can-not overlook the fact that however justified the victory, it came only after the dropping of two atomic bombs, signaling the advent of the nuclear era. ... [T]hen the Western democracies found themselves trapped in a Cold War with the Soviet Union that led to dangerously tense confrontations, particularly over the communist nations decision to send missiles to Fidel Castro that the Cuban dictator could use to attack the United States.... In 1989, the Soviet Union collapsed, ending the Cold War and leading to new dreams of world peace. But the dreams didnt last long. So now, while Egypt, Libya, Nigeria and other parts of Africa are torn by bitter feuds, many (if not all) of them tribal or religious in nature, and as Iraq implodes, the most attention is being paid to Syria and there has been applause for Russias surprise role in seeking to find a seemingly impossible solution to the problem posed by Syrias arsenal of chemical weapons.... Assad will be a fairly confident guy today, and if hes sincere about the plan, theres potentially a lot o f political gain for him, said Salman Shaikh, director of the Brookings Doha Center. Hes certainly likely to fe el victorious; there is no credible threat of the use of force on the table anymore, which is the thing he fears the most. The Kerry-Lavrov meeting generated optimism and relief, but, as history tells us, weve been there before. W atch out, because here comes big government on a big mission to grab your wallet at gas pumps, empty it to no avail except to make everyones life worse, and then applaud itself for saving the world. All this is revealed, among other places, in a New York Times front-page story that tries terribly hard to make Wall Street look like the mis-creant, even though the storys own detailed evidence makes the govern-ments root culpability perfectly clear. The story is about ethanol, but if you look beyond the words, it is about government of, by and for special interests, pretensions of the power-ful and how the rest of us pay. That means you and me, brother, you and me, sister. But lets get back to specifics, to ethanol. A corn product you can mix with gasoline, it was supposedly going to help make us energy independent as it also helped save us from global warming. From that rationale grew subsidies, tariffs and mandates while a study showed anything meaningful would require ruination of great gobs of land. Even Al Gore, whose concern about global warming knows few hand-wringing equals, arrived at a pooh-poohing disregard for ethanol.... Politicians prize it, however, because, they say, its renewable and a possible gateway to other, better biofuels. What they do not say is that processors contribute money and more to their campaigns and corn farmers contribute votes to their electoral longevity. Why, in 2008, presidential candidate Barack Obama was surrounded by advisers with ties to the ethanol industry, a little checking reveals. As a U.S. senator, a news report tells us, he tarnished his image some by taking subsidized rides on airplanes owned by a major ethanol producer. The Times story takes us back eight years during the George W. Bush presidency, when we got a program that would give compliance credits to energy companies mixing ethanol with gasoline in accordance with a governmental formula. The program allowed these companies to sell their credits to other companies that were not fully complying, let-ting them off the hook of extremely expensive, possibly ruinous penalties. The credits, it was thought, would be costly enough to motivate them to mix more ethanol with gasoline. Well, says the Times, the program allowed Wall Street to act as a middle-man between those selling and buy-ing the credits and, first thing you knew, wily financiers were figuring out ways to control prices. Credits went up twentyfold in a six-month period this year, meaning, among other things, that gas pump prices will zoom, too.... One of the governments biggest mistakes was linking its ethanol requirements with estimates of large increases in gasoline consumption when, in fact, consumption has decreased. Compliance by energy companies would leave them sending out ethanol amounts in gasoline that gas stations cannot accommodate without major renovations. That means energy companies cannot blend as much ethanol into gasoline as the government requires even as they must also pay steep compliance credit prices that are passed on to the consumer. Ethanol is a bad joke. Even before this current threat, it accounted for a big hunk of gas prices while solving nothing to speak of. One of the best answers we have to cut energy costs, boost the economy and decrease greenhouse gas emissions is natu-ral gas, which has already worked wonders, thanks to the free market and hydraulic fracturing technology. 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will soon issue an exec utive order on schools, possibly dealing with the contentious issue of whether the state will go along with a multi-state test aimed at measuring new, national standards for learning. The vote from the board comes roughly six weeks after the resignation of for mer Commissioner Tony Bennett in the wake of a controversy over school grades in Indiana when Bennett was the superin tendent of public instruc tion in that state. Stewart was appointed unanimous ly after a brief discussion. Sometimes, timing is everything, and the time seems to be right now for Pam, said board member Barbara Feingold. Board members also underscored the need for stability at the agency; Stewart will be the fourth non-interim commission er to serve under Gov. Rick Scott since he took office in 2011. The state is also looking for a new chancellor for the univer sity system. I appreciate the support of the board and I can assure you I am cognizant of the times we are in and the criti cal nature of the work, Stewart said in a state ment released after the vote. Ive spent 32 years in public education and I remain fully committed to the students of Florida. This is the time to look forward and get this criti cal work right for our stu dents. Reminders of that work were all around Tuesday as the debate continued about the Common Core standards, a set of educa tion benchmarks agreed to by the overwhelming majority of states. Legislative leaders have already called for the state to develop its own tests based on the standards -ditching months of work with other states on tests they all could use -and at least one Republican lawmaker is agitating to slow down or even over turn the standards them selves. With that in mind, the Foundation for Floridas Future met with report ers during the education boards meeting to pro mote the standards. The organization, founded by former Gov. Jeb Bush, has been an influential voice supporting com mon core. Executive Director Patricia Levesque said the organization was speaking up now in part because of where the state stands in putting the standards in place. This year is when every student at every grade level is going to be exposed to common core, she said. Rep. Erik Fresen, a Miami Republican who chairs the House Education Appropriations Subcommittee, joined the call to show his support. The board also approved a $16.8 billion budget request for the year that begins July 1. That is down $100 million from the current budget, though agency officials said that is because of a drop in federal grants. Eunice Mae Higginbotham Hanlon Mrs. Eunice Mae Higginbotham Hanlon, 69 died Monday Sep tember 16, 2013 at her residence unexpectedly. She is the daugh ter of the late Wade and Mattie Lavenia Waldron Higginbotham. She is the widow of the late Bob by James Hunter. She enjoyed spending time with her grand children and she was a member of Southside Baptist Church and had made Wildwood her home for the past twelve years. She is survived by her husband of twenty years John Hanlon, Wildwood, FL; one daughter Cindee Smith, OBrien, FL; three grandchildren Racquel Perry, Nashville, TN; Wil liam Billy Smith, and Dustin James Smith both of Lake City, FL; six great grandchildren Mi chael, Caleb, Trey, Landon and Austin and Colton also survive. Graveside services will be held Thursday September 19, 2013 at Forest lawn Memorial Gar dens Cemetery in Lake City, FL at 11:00 A.M. with Rev erend Danny Humphries of DEES-PARRISH FAMILY FUNERAL Home in Lake City is in charge of all arrangements. 458 South Marion Avenue Lake City, FL. 32025. Please sign guestbook at parrishfamilyfuneralhome.com John C. Hipp J ohn C. Hipp, beloved father, auto racing enthusiast, and found er of John C. Hipp Construction and Equip ment Co., Inc. in Alachua, died of can cer Saturday, September 14, at his home on the Ichet ucknee Riv er in Branford. He was 78. Deeply loved patriarch to three generations, John was sur rounded in his last days by his wife, Mary; their three daugh ters, Virginia Johns, Lisa Al bertson, and Amanda Hipp; son-in-laws, Kenny Johns, Miles Albertson, and John May berry; grandson-in-law, Matt Webster; seven grandchildren, Anita, Caleb, Chelsea, Victo ria, Mary, Adam and Christina; and three great-grandchildren, Felicity, Arabella, and Phoenix. Born February 19, 1935, in East Orange, NJ, John was dren. John is preceded in death by parents, Ralph and Lydia Hipp, sister, Barbara, broth ers, Ralph, David and Tim, and great-granddaughter, Odessa. Through life, John was always busy. As a small child on the familys new Indiana farm, his mother attached him by a rope to the clothesline to keep him from running off with the family dog. At a young age, John had a pas sion for cars. He and his father was a teen. His father plowed a race track for him in one of the When the family moved to Wil liston, FL, John met his life long love, Mary Edna Fugate. They both graduated Williston High School in 1953 and were married at the First Method ist church by the same pastor that married Marys parents. As a young man, John worked as a car salesman in Willis ville before opening his own dealership, Gainesville Auto Sales, Inc. in 1968. In his twenties and thirties John also owned several race cars that he raced at area tracks. But it car in history to race at Daytona when it ran in the NASCAR Permatex 300 in 1966. Later that the Daytona Firecracker 400. In the late 1960s, John opened Hipp Ford Tractor north of Gainesville with younger brother Tim, before found ing John C. Hipp Const., an asphalt paving company, on Sept. 14, 1976 -the same month and day of his passing. Johns oldest daughter, Vir ginia, has run the family busi ness since his retirement in the late 1990s. His second daughter, Lisa, is vice-presi dent, secretary, and treasurer. Through the years, all three daughters and three generations have worked in the company. A student of Dale Carnegie, John approached his busi ness and family with the same principles and charm. Always make a person feel comfortable when you talk to them, his daughters remember him saying, and when you shake grip and look them in the eye. can be made to the UF Health Shands Childrens Hospital, P.O. Box 100386, Gaines ville, FL 32610. Please not John C. Hipp in he memo line. A celebration of Johns life will be held Sunday, Sept. 29 from 24 p.m. at Best Western Gateway Grand, 4200 N.W. 97th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32606. For updates, please email Johnny HippMemorial@gmail.com Arrangements are un der the direction of GA TEW AY -FOREST LA WN FUNERAL HOME 3596 S. US Hwy 441, Lake City, FL 32025 (386-752-1954). 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I think, probably, a full forensic audit of that account is not going to occur simply because the commis sion does not have the authority to collect the necessary records. Many of the records in question were, according to former CYSA president Scott Everett, miraculously destroyed by a com bination of storm damage and vandalism. However, Williams continued, There are things they can do that may stop short of that which may be worthwhile to investi gate. Those are the things the auditor will identify in his letter. The audit was not discussed during Tuesday evenings Sports Advisory Council meeting. There is also no indication the matter will addressed by Thursdays county commission meeting. Newly-elected CYSA president Joy Skinner also updated the SAC on the youth soccer organizations revised bylaws. I did get together a committee of some board members and we did make a change, she said. The revised bylaws will increase the minimum needed for a quorum, or the minimum number of board members required for any action to be taken, from two to five. However, fellow SAC members felt the original issues over CYSAs lack of free and open elections went unaddressed. While anyone can nominate themselves for a board position, CYSA board members are the only individuals who can vote dur ing elections. Babe Ruth Baseball Association President Tad Cervantes asked Skinner why the CYSA did not allow votes from all individu als involved. Is it a control thing, Cervantes asked after a silent pause from Skinner. No, its not a control thing, she said. We just think that the ones who are actu ally at the facility, who are running things all the time, should be the ones to vote. According to Dale Williams and County Recreation Director Mario Coppock, county commissioners are pushing for standard ized bylaws that all youth recreation organi zations will abide by. I understand thats the [CYSAs] right, Williams said, referring to their exclusion ary elections. But I feel obligated to men tion that the county commission is going to standardize bylaws. I do think its important from the overall county perspective that elections of officers be handled in a uniform way, which will very much be an open elec tion. So I dont want anyone to be surprised when we come back and call for [standard ized open elections]. The SAC will be first to review the stan dardization proposal before it is sent to county commission for approval. The SAC will meet again on Tuesday, Oct. 15 in the Southside Recreation Complex Coachs Building. CYSA: Open elections to be mandated Continued From Page 1A STEWART: New ed. commissioner Continued From Page 1A
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Lake City Reporter SPORTS Wednesday, September 18, 2013 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B Story ideas?ContactTim KirbySports Editor754email@example.com 1BSPORTS Columbia opens up with Terry Parker at home. CHS continued on 6B BRIEFS GAMES Today Q Columbia High girls golf vs. Buchholz High at Haile Plantation Golf & Country Club, 4 p.m. Thursday Q Columbia High volleyball vs. Gainesville High, 6:30 p.m. (JV-5:30) Q Columbia High JV football at Gainesville High, 7 p.m. Friday Q Columbia High football vs. Terry Parker High, 7:30 p.m. Q Fort White High football vs. Chiles High, 7:30 p.m. Saturday Q Columbia High cross country hosts Alligator Lake Invitational, girls-7:45 a.m., boys-8:15 a.m. GATORS Gator Club pep rally Thursday The North Florida Gator Club has a UF vs. Tennessee pep rally at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Gators Dockside. For details, call 752-3333. CHS WRESTLING Tryouts begin on Tuesday Columbia High wrestling tryouts begin at 3:30 p.m. (until 5:15 p.m.) Tuesday at the field house. For details, call coach Kevin Warner at (352) 281-0549 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org RUNNING Breast cancer 5K on Oct. 5 The Suwannee River Breast Cancer Awareness 5K run/walk is Oct. 5 at Olustee Park in Lake City. Donation is $25. The Website is www. suwanneeawareness.com For details, call 365-1191 or e-mail donnie-feagle@wind stream.net YOUTH SOFTBALL Southern Pride seeks players Southern Pride, a 12U softball travel team out of Valdosta, Ga., is looking for two position players and a seasoned pitcher for the remainder of its 2013-14 season. Southern Pride has a college coach and college facilities, and practices twice a week. The team plays ASA and USSSA competition. For details, contact email@example.com YOUTH BASEBALL Golf fundraiser for Cooperstown The Drive Fore Cooperstown Dreams Park fundraiser golf tournament is Oct. 12 at Meadowbrook Golf Club in Gainesville. Proceeds benefit the Elite 12U Pro Ball Academy team. Registration for the scramble tournament is 7:30-8:30 a.m., followed by a shotgun start at 9 a.m. Fee is $60 per person or $240 for a team. Hole sponsorships are available. For details, call Lee Minson at 365-2624.Q From staff reports Lady Tigers to be honored during homecoming By BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comColumbia Highs softball team was originally set to be honored at halftime of the Gainesville High foot-ball game, but weather changed plans for the Lady Tigers. Columbia still received its rings that night, but the Tigers are still deserving an honor. That honor will finally come during homecoming week of the Columbia High football season against Orange Park High at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 4 in Lake City. Im happy for the girls, Columbia head coach Jimmy Williams said. Theyre very deserving of the great accomplishment. Theyre great people both on and off the field. Theyre always smiling and will do anything they can to make someones day better. Principal Todd Widergren presented the rings to the girls in a presentation at the schools cafeteria during the delay against Gainesville, but this is a chance for the community to see the girls in person. Williams said the initial ring display brought a cou-ple of tears. Most of them smiled, but some teared up, he said. It was pretty amazing, but I wish we could have done it in front of everyone. The Lady Tigers will get their chance. SHELLI SHOUP /Special to the ReporterColumbia Highs softball team received their state champi onship rings during the rain delay against Gainesville High. Columbia softball will be part of weeks festivities. District begins BRENT KUYKENDALL /Lake City ReporterColumbia Highs Ben Kuykendall takes down a Buchholz High runner in the Tigers 34-10 win on Friday in La ke City. By BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comColumbia High enters district play at home against Terry Parker High on Friday. The Tigers host the 7:30 p.m. contest as one of six-consecutive district match-ups. For head coach Brian Allen, each of the next six games are championships as the Tigers have a chance to punch their way into the playoffs. Were going to approach each game sas if it were a championship, because this is our opportunity to make the playoffs and decide whether were going to be at home in the first round or not, Allen said. The Tigers remain in District 4-6A, but a new cast Columbia beats down Baker County on Senior Night By BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comColumbia High had a brief scare on Senior Night, but the Lady Tigers vol-leyball team eventually beat down Baker County High in four sets. The Lady Tigers came out with a 25-15, 24-26, 25-22 and 25-13 in four sets. Columbia came out firing in the first set and opened up a 16-9 lead before edg-ing out the Lady Wildcats 25-15. The Lady Tigers looked to be cruising to a three-set win midway through the second set with a 12-8 lead, but Baker County battled back to tie it at 15-15. The two teams would exchange points the rest of the way before the Lady Wildcats eventually took the second set 26-24. Columbia regained form in the third set and finished with a 25-22 win. In the fourth set, the Lady Tigers breezed their way through with a 25-13 win to end any chances of an upset. It was a great win for our seniors, Columbia head coach Rebecca Golden said. They have been great lead-ers of our volleyball team and we look forward to having them for the rest of this season. They have set the standard for what it means to play volleyball at Columbia High School. On Senior Night, it was a senior who stood out the most. Annie Milton led all players with 15 kills in the match. She was dominant at the net and also came away with four blocks. But it wasnt a total effort from the seniors as the underclassmen also played a part. Jara Courson had six kills and Hanna Baker laid down 25 assists, five aces and four kills. Columbia (6-1, 1-0 district) plays host to Gainesville High at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday in a dis-trict contest. Lady Tigers take four sets to dust off Lady Cats. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterColumbia High School Volleyball seniors Bree Philli ps (from left), Hollianne Dorhn, Annie Milton, Kaitlyn Hill, Charlee Watson and Meghan Ya tes pose for a group shot before their game against Baker County High on Tuesday.
SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 2 p.m. WGN Minnesota at Chicago White Sox 7 p.m. ESPN Texas at Tampa Bay 10 p.m. ESPN L.A. Dodgers at Arizona SOCCER 2:30 p.m. FSN UEFA Champions League, Celtic at AC Milan FS1 UEFA Champions League, Ajax at BarcelonaBASEBALLAL standings East Division W L Pct GBBoston 92 59 .609 Tampa Bay 82 67 .550 9Baltimore 79 70 .530 12 New York 79 71 .527 12Toronto 68 81 .456 23 Central Division W L Pct GBDetroit 87 63 .580 Cleveland 81 69 .540 6 Kansas City 79 71 .527 8Minnesota 64 85 .430 22Chicago 59 91 .393 28 West Division W L Pct GBOakland 88 62 .587 Texas 81 68 .544 6Los Angeles 73 77 .487 15Seattle 66 84 .440 22Houston 51 99 .340 37 Todays Games Minnesota (Diamond 5-11) at Chicago White Sox (Joh.Danks 4-13), 2:10 p.m. L.A. Angels (Vargas 8-7) at Oakland (Griffin 14-9), 3:35 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (P.Hughes 4-13) at Toronto (Happ 4-6), 7:07 p.m. Seattle (Iwakuma 12-6) at Detroit (Verlander 13-11), 7:08 p.m. Baltimore (W.Chen 7-7) at Boston (Peavy 11-5), 7:10 p.m. Texas (D.Holland 9-9) at Tampa Bay (Archer 9-7), 7:10 p.m. Cincinnati (G.Reynolds 1-2) at Houston (Peacock 5-5), 8:10 p.m. Cleveland (Salazar 1-2) at Kansas City (B.Chen 7-3), 8:10 p.m. Thursdays Games Seattle at Detroit, 1:08 p.m.Houston at Cleveland, 7:05 p.m.N.Y. Yankees at Toronto, 7:07 p.m.Baltimore at Boston, 7:10 p.m.Texas at Tampa Bay, 7:10 p.m.Minnesota at Oakland, 10:05 p.m. NL standings East Division W L Pct GBAtlanta 89 60 .597 Washington 79 70 .530 10 Philadelphia 70 80 .467 19New York 67 82 .450 22Miami 55 95 .367 34 Central Division W L Pct GBPittsburgh 87 63 .580 St. Louis 87 63 .580 Cincinnati 85 66 .563 2Milwaukee 66 83 .443 20 Chicago 63 87 .420 24 West Division W L Pct GBLos Angeles 86 64 .573 Arizona 76 73 .510 9San Diego 69 80 .463 16San Francisco 69 81 .460 17Colorado 69 82 .457 17 Todays Games Atlanta (A.Wood 3-3) at Washington (Undecided), 7:05 p.m. Miami (B.Hand 0-1) at Philadelphia (K.Kendrick 10-13), 7:05 p.m. San Diego (T.Ross 3-8) at Pittsburgh (Morton 7-4), 7:05 p.m. San Francisco (M.Cain 8-9) at N.Y. Mets (Harang 0-1), 7:10 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Rusin 2-4) at Milwaukee (Thornburg 2-1), 8:10 p.m. Cincinnati (G.Reynolds 1-2) at Houston (Peacock 5-5), 8:10 p.m. St. Louis (Wainwright 16-9) at Colorado (Chatwood 7-4), 8:40 p.m. L.A. Dodgers (Fife 4-3) at Arizona (McCarthy 4-9), 10:10 p.m. Thursdays Games San Diego at Pittsburgh, 12:35 p.m.San Francisco at N.Y. Mets, 1:10 p.m.Chicago Cubs at Milwaukee, 2:10 p.m.St. Louis at Colorado, 3:10 p.m.L.A. Dodgers at Arizona, 3:40 p.m.Miami at Washington, 7:05 p.m.FOOTBALLNFL schedule Mondays Game Cincinnati 20, Pittsburgh 10 Thursdays Game Kansas City at Philadelphia, 8:25 p.m. Sundays Games San Diego at Tennessee, 1 p.m.Arizona at New Orleans, 1 p.m.St. Louis at Dallas, 1 p.m.Cleveland at Minnesota, 1 p.m.Houston at Baltimore, 1 p.m.N.Y. Giants at Carolina, 1 p.m.Detroit at Washington, 1 p.m.Tampa Bay at New England, 1 p.m.Green Bay at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.Atlanta at Miami, 4:05 p.m.Indianapolis at San Francisco, 4:25 p.m.Jacksonville at Seattle, 4:25 p.m.Buffalo at N.Y. Jets, 4:25 p.m.Chicago at Pittsburgh, 8:30 p.m. Monday, Sep. 23 Oakland at Denver, 8:40 p.m. AP Top 25 schedule Thursday No. 3 Clemson at NC State, 7:30 p.m. Saturday No. 1 Alabama vs. Colorado State, 7 p.m. No. 4 Ohio State vs. Florida A&M, Noon No. 5 Stanford vs. No. 23 Arizona State, 7 p.m. No. 6 LSU vs. Auburn, 7:45 p.m.No. 7 Louisville vs. Florida International, Noon No. 8 Florida State vs. BethuneCookman, 6 p.m. No. 9 Georgia vs. North Texas, 12:21 p.m. No. 10 Texas A&M vs. SMU, 7 p.m.No. 13 UCLA vs. New Mexico State, 10:30 p.m. No. 15 Michigan at UConn, 8 p.m.No. 16 Miami vs. Savannah State, 7 p.m. No. 17 Washington vs. Idaho State, 3 p.m. No. 18 Northwestern vs. Maine, 3:30 p.m. No. 19 Florida vs. Tennessee, 3:30 p.m No. 20 Baylor vs. Louisiana-Monroe, 4 p.m. No. 22 Notre Dame vs. Michigan State, 3:30 p.m. No. 24 Wisconsin vs. Purdue, 3:30 p.m. No. 25 Texas Tech vs. Texas Tech, 7 p.m.GOLFGolf week PGA TOUR TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Atlanta.Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.Course: East Lake Golf Club (7,307 yards, par 70). Purse: $8 million. Winners share: $1.44 million. Television: Golf Channel (Thursday, 1-6 p.m., 6:30-11:30 p.m.; Friday, 1-6 p.m., 8:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-noon, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m.; Sunday, noon-1 p.m., 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m.) and NBC (Saturday, noon-3:30 p.m.; Sunday, 1-6 p.m.). Notes: The top 30 in the FedEx Cup standings qualified for the season-ending event. ... The top five Tiger Woods is No. 1, followed by Henrik Stenson, Adam Scott, Johnson and Matt Kuchar can take the $10 million FedEx Cup prize with a victory. The other 25 players have a chance to win the playoff title with a victory, but would need help from the players at the top of the standings. ... Scott opened the four-event playoffs with a vic-tory in The Barclays at Liberty National, and Stenson won the Deutsche Bank Championship at TPC Boston. Online: http:// www.pgatour.com CHAMPIONS TOUR HAWAII CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Kapolei, Hawaii.Schedule: Friday-Sunday.Course: Kapolei Golf Course (7,001 yards, par 72). Purse: $1.8 million. Winners share: $270,000. Television: Golf Channel (Friday, 6:308:30 p.m.; Saturday, 2:30-4:30 a.m., 6:309 p.m.; Sunday, 3-5 a.m., 7-9 p.m.). EUROPEAN TOUR ITALIAN OPEN Site: Turin, Italy.Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.Course: Golf Club Torino (7,208 yards, par 72). Purse: $2 million. Winners share: $333,640. Television: Golf Channel (Thursday, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Friday, 12:30-3 a.m., 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Saturday, noon3:30 p.m.; Sunday, 1-3 a.m., 8-11:30 a.m.; Monday, 1-3:30 a.m.). Online: http:// www.europeantour.com LPGA TOUR Next event: Reignwood LPGA Classic, Oct. 3-6, Pine Valley Golf Club, Beijing. Online: http:// www.lpga.com WEB.COM TOUR Next event: Web.com Tour Championship, Sept. 26-29, TPC Sawgrass, Dyes Valley Course, Ponte Vedra Beach OTHER TOURNAMENTS MEN U.S. GOLF ASSOCIATION: USGA Senior Amateur, Saturday-Sept. 26, Wade Hampton Golf Club, Cashiers, N.C. WOMEN U.S. GOLF ASSOCIATION: USGA Senior Womens Amateur, Saturday-Sept. 26, CordeValle Golf Club, San Martin, Calif. Online: http:// www.usga.org FedEx points leadersRank Player Points 1. Tiger Woods 4,352 2. Henrik Stenson 4,229 3. Adam Scott 4,122 4. Zach Johnson 3,843 5. Matt Kuchar 3,330 6. Steve Stricker 3,180 7. Graham DeLaet 3,011 8. Phil Mickelson 2,939 9. Justin Rose 2,842 10. Brandt Snedeker 2,726 11. Jim Furyk 2,718 12. Nick Watney 2,693 13. Jordan Spieth 2,519 14. Jason Day 2,347 15. Hunter Mahan 2,164 16. Keegan Bradley 2,138 17. Gary Woodland 2,026 18. Bill Haas 1,923 19. Kevin Streelman 1,895 20. Jason Dufner 1,861 21. Webb Simpson 1,758 22. Billy Horschel 1,746 23. Charl Schwartzel 1,719 24. Roberto Castro 1,678 25. Sergio Garcia 1,664 26. Boo Weekley 1,640 27. Brendon de Jonge 1,634 28. D.A. Points 1,564 29. Luke Donald 1,555 30. 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DEAR ABBY: Im a 14-year-old girl who just started high school. I started to notice boys when I was in middle school, and Id like to start dating soon. The problem is Ive never had a close friend who was a boy, and the idea isnt natural to me. How can I ask a boy out if I dont even grasp the con-cept of being friends with one? Im frustrated over this, especially because I really like one particular guy. The only advice I have been given is, Get over your fear and just TALK to him. This isnt very helpful to me. I want to know how to get over my fear! Abby, your thoughts would be appreci-ated. -CANT FIND THE NERVE IN OHIO DEAR CANT FIND THE NERVE: Ill gladly share some thoughts. The first is I hope you realize how many girls and guys your age feel EXACTLY the same way you do. Social skills dont come naturally to everyone -but they can be learned. And like any learned skill, they take practice. The surest cure for shyness -which is the fear you are experiencing -is to forget about yourself and concentrate on the other person. Smile and introduce yourself if the guy doesnt know you. If you share a class with him or know an activity hes involved in, ask a question about it. Hes not good at sports? Not musical? Ask him about a class assign-ment. You dont have to be brilliant or witty. Try lead-ing off with a friendly remark or a compliment. (Nice shirt, cellphone, etc.) I know very few peo-ple who dont appreciate a compliment. Overcoming shyness takes practice, so dont go after the boy you really like at first. Make a point of smiling and say-ing hello to everyone. Its friendly, its welcoming. Keep in mind that the majority of people have the same insecurities you do. Many of them will respond positively because they appreciate being noticed. Thats how you make friends of both genders. I have a booklet that offers even more sug-gestions. The title is How to Be Popular, and it con-tains hints for polishing social skills for people of all ages. It can be ordered by sending your name and address, plus check or money order for $7 (U.S. funds) to Dear Abby Popularity Booklet, P.O. Box 447, Mount Morris, IL 61054-0447. Shipping and handling are included in the price. Remember, you dont have to be the prettiest or smartest girl in school. But you CAN be one of the nicest. Show an interest in others. Be honest but always tactful. Cultivate your own interests so you will have something to talk about with others. If there are clubs at your school, join the ones that interest you. Its another way of making friends of both sexes. Most young people go out in groups these days. So, if you and some friends plan to do some-thing (and after you have been friendly and let the young man you like notice you), smile and ask if hed like to come along. If hes shy, its a way of making HIM feel less self-con-scious, too. Good luck! DILBERT BABY BLUES HOROSCOPES DEAR ABBY ARIES (March 21-April 19): Dont deviate from your plan, or you will indi-cate that you are inconsis-tent. You can rely more on your allies than you realize. Keep your life simple and moving forward at a steady pace. A challenge will keep you on your toes. +++ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Work with your peers, and you will gain popular-ity and advancement. A day trip or conference will add to the information you require to reach your goals, and the relationship you develop will enhance your future prospects. ++++ GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Make changes at home that will benefit you and help you do something that will benefit your com-munity or a cause you care about. The time spent working to benefit others will change your life and the attitude others have towards you. ++ CANCER (June 21July 22): Make personal changes that make you feel confident and able to compete with anyone who challenges you. Love is on the rise, and taking the first step to ensure that you spend time with some-one you think is special will pay off. +++++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Be ready to act fast if faced with an aggressive reaction from someone you encounter. Keep your distance from anyone or anything that might pose a problem for you. Keep a lookout for anyone trying to take advantage of you. +++ VIRGO (Aug. 23Sept. 22): Dont give in to emotional meddling when everything hinges on reaching your goals. You will get your way if you stand your ground. Changes within a relation-ship are likely, but dont worry -whatever unfolds will be to your benefit. +++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): People will gravitate toward your peaceful nature. Focus on whatever makes you feel good about the way you look and the things you do. Dont give in to peer pressure, and be sure to practice mod-eration in all that you do. +++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You can make things happen. Turn on your charm or relentlessly pur-sue whatever goal you set. Show passion and determi-nation, and you will impress someone you love to have by your side. Make positive changes to your domestic situation. +++++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Refrain from embellishing a situation, or you will be questioned and probably hurt your reputa-tion. Emotional matters are likely to leave you in an awkward position, and you will have to be quick if you want to avoid a costly problem. ++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22Jan. 19): Voice your opinions and put your professional plans into motion. You can attract interest in what you are doing as well as drum up support and respect for the way you handle person-al, financial and professional deals. Love is highlighted. ++++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Dont make physical alterations or get involved in a lifestyle that can lead to poor associations or the end of a partnership with someone you need in your life. Use your head when it comes to legal, financial or medical matters. +++ PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): List your concerns and discuss your inten-tions, and you will get worthwhile suggestions that will benefit you when it comes to contracts or agreements that influence your income. A relation-ship can be altered and a promise made. +++ CELEBRITY CIPHER Abigail Van Burenwww.dearabby.com BLONDIE BEETLE BAILEY B.C. FRANK & ERNEST FOR BETTER OR WORSE ZITS HAGAR THE HORRIBLE SNUFFY SMITH GARFIELD THE LAST WORD Eugenia Last Girl can conquer shyness by reaching out to others Q Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. CLASSIC PEANUTS Page Editor: Emogene Graham, 754-0415 LAKE CITY REPORTER ADVICE & COMICS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2013 3B
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If so contact: Bill Huggins at: 386-984-9565 or Dwight Twiggs at: 386-688-1619 to schedule an appointment for interview 1152 SW Business Point Dr. Lake City, FL 32025 Apply online @ www.sitel.com Agreat placeto work!S i tel LegalAT&TMobility proposes to con-struct a 195' monopole communica-tions tower, and the collocation of wireless communications antennae at a height of 195', and the placement of equipment within a 100' by 100' lease area located at 338 SWLenox Glen, Fort White, FL32038. If you have concerns of any historic proper-ties that may be adversely affected by this project, please contact Doug Butler, Trileaf Corp, 2700 Westhall Ln Ste 200, Maitland, FL32751, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the tower location and the location of the historic resource that you believe to be affected.05540977SEPTEMBER 18, 2013 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO.: 12-548-CARUSSELLG. GRINNELLand E. JOYCE GRINNELL, Plaintiffs,Vs.EMORYL. BAILRYand MELISSAB. BAILEY, STATE OF FLORIDA, and CAMPUS USACREDITUN-ION, Defendants.NOTICE OF SALENotice is hereby given that pursuant to the Final Judgment Reestablishing Promissory Note and Mortgage and Foreclosure, and for Attorneys Fees and Costs dated August 30th, 2013, entered in Civil Action No. 12-548-CA, of the Circuit Court, in and for Columbia County, Florida, wherein RUSSELLG. GRINNELLand E. JOYCE GRINNELLare the Plain-tiffs, and EMORYL. BAILEYand MELISSAB. BAILEY, STATE OF FLORIDA, and CAMPUS CREDITUSACREDITUNION are the De-fendants, the undersigned Clerk of Circuit Court will sell to the highest bidder for cash at the front door of the Columbia County Courthouse, in Lake City, Florida at 11:00 a.m., on October 2nd, 2013, the following de-scribed property:PARCEL1: Apart of the SW1/4 of Section 29, and a part of the SE 1/4 of Section 30, all in Township 3 South, Range 16 East, Columbia County, Florida, being more particu-larly described as follows: For, point of reference, commence at the South-west corner of the SW1/4 of the NW1/4 of said Section 29, and run thence South 005627West, along the West line of said Section 29, a distance of 981.11 feet to the POINTOF BEGINNING; thence run South 871619East, a distance of 549.53 feet; thence South 324814West a distance of 243.23 feet; thence South 893612West a distance of 421.20 feet; thence South 005627West a distance of 562.89 feet; thence South 361445West a dis-tance of 99.77 feet; thence South 264751West a distance of 71.63 feet to a point on the North right-of-way of U.S. Highway 90 said point being a point on a curve of a curve to the right, having a radius of 1357.39 feet, a central angle of 034339, a tangent length of 44.17 feet; a chord bearing of North 764252West, and a chord length of 88.29 feet; thence along the arc of said curve, an arc length of 88.31 feet to the end of said curve; thence South 145821West a distance of 25.00 feet; thence North 750139West a distance of 185.29 feet; thence North 005627East a distance of 914.63 feet; thence South 871619East a distance of 360.00 feet to the POINTOF BE-GINNING.PARCEL2: Apart of the SW1/4 of Section 29, and a part of the SE 1/4 of Section 30, all in Township 3 South, Range 16 East, Columbia County, Florida, being more particu-larly described as follows: For point of reference, commence at the South-west corner of the SW1/4 of the NW1/4 of said Section 29, and run thence South 005627West along the West line of said Section 29, a distance of 981.11 feet; thence run South 871619East, a distance of 549.53 feet; thence South 324814West a distance of 243.23 feet; thence South 893612West a dis-tance of 272.03 feet to the POINTOF BEGINNING; thence continue South 893612West a distance of 149.17 feet; thence South 005627West a distance of 562.89 feet; thence South 361445West a dis-tance of 99.77 feet; thence South 264751West a distance of 71.63 feet to the Northerly right-of-way of U.S. Highway 90 and to a point of curve to the left, having a radius of 1357.39 feet and an included angle of 094200; thence run along the arc of said curve and along said Northerly right-of-way, a distance of 229.80 feet; thence North 003344East a distance of 314.88 feet; thence North 022750East a distance of 420.45 feet to the POINTOF BE-GINNING.PARCEL3: Apart of the SW1/4 of Section 29, Township 3 South, Range 16 East, Columbia County, Florida, being more particularly de-scribed as follows: For point of refer-ence, commence at the Southwest corner of the SW1/4 of the NW1/4 of said Section 29, and run thence South 005627West along the West line of said Section 29, a dis-tance of 981.11 feet; thence run South 871619East a distance of 549.53 feet; thence South 324814West a distance of 243.23 feet to the LegalPOINTOF BEGINNING; thence continue South 324814West a distance of 216.61 feet; thence run South 775508West a distance of 60.00 feet; thence run North 111529West a distance of 196.33 feet; thence run North 893612East a distance of 214.37 feet to the POINTOF BEGINNING.PARCEL4: Part of the SW1/4 of Section 29, Township 3 South, Range 16 East, Columbia County, Florida, being more particularly de-scribed as follows: For point of refer-ence, commence at the Southwest corner of the SW1/4 of the NW1/4 of said Section 29, and run thence South 005627West along the West line of said Section 29, a dis-tance of 981.11 feet; thence run South 871619East a distance of 549.53 feet; thence South 324814West a distance of 459.84 feet to the POINTOF BEGINNING and to a point of curve to the right, having a radius of 1030.00 feet and an includ-ed angle of 121448; thence along the arc of said curve, a distance of 220.16 feet to the point of termina-tion of said curve; thence run South 005627West a distance of 25.13 feet; thence run North 890022West a distance of 60.00 feet; thence run North 005627East a distance of 25.13 feet to a point on a curve to the left having a radius of 970.00 feet and an included angle of 121155; thence along the arc of said curve a distance of 206.52 feet to the point of termination of said curve; thence run North 775508East a distance of 60.00 feet to the POINTOF BEGIN-NING.TOGETHER WITH a non-exclusive, perpetual easement for ingress and egress over and across the following described parcel: For point of refer-ence, commence at the Southwest corner of the SW1/4 of the NW1/4 of Section 29, Township 3 South, Range 16 East, Columbia County, Florida, and run thence South 005627West along the West line of said Section 29 a distance of 981.11 feet; thence South 871619East a distance of 549.53 feet; thence South 324814West a distance of 459.84 feet to a point of curve to the right having a radius of 1030.00 feet and an included angle of 121448; thence along the arc of said curve a distance of 220.16 feet to the point of termination of said curve and the POINTOF BEGINNING of said easement area; thence South 005627West a distance of 311.83 feet to the North right-of-way line of U.S. Highway No. 90; thence South 895940West a distance of 30.00 feet; thence North 005627East a distance of 312.36 feet; thence run North 890022West a dis-tance of 30.00 feet to the POINTOF BEGINNING of said easement area.ALSO:TOGETHER WITH a non-exclusive, perpetual easement for ingress and egress and utilities over and across the following described parcel: For point of reference, commence at the Southwest corner of the SW1/4 of the NW1/4 of Section 29 Township 3 South, Range 16 East, Columbia County, Florida and run thence South 005627West along the West line of said Section 29, a dis-tance of 981.11 feet; thence run South 871619East a distance of 549.53 feet; thence run South 324814West a distance of 243.23 feet; thence run South 893612West a distance of 421.20 feet; thence run South 005627West a distance of 562.89 feet; thence run South 361445West a distance of 99.77 feet; thence run South 264751West a distance of 71.63 feet to a point on the North right-of-way of U.S. Highway 90, said point being a point on a curve of a curve to the right, having a radius of 1357.39 feet, a central angle of 034339, a tangent length of 44.17 feet, a chord bearing of North 764252West and a chord length of 88.29 feet; thence along the arc of said curve, an arc length of 88.31 feet to the end of said curve; thence run South 145821West a distance of 25.00 feet; thence run North 750139West a distance of 185.29 feet to the POINTOF BEGINNING of said easement area; thence run North 005627East a distance of 914.63 feet; thence run North 890333West a distance of 30.00 feet; thence run South 005627East a distance of 875.67 feet; thence run North 750139West a distance of 141.58 feet; thence run South 145821West a distance of 30.00 feet to a point on the North right-of-way line of U.S. Highway No. 90; thence run South 750139East along said North right-of-way line, a distance of 180.00 feet to the POINTOF BEGINNING.NOTE: Portion of above described lands being part of Lot 3, Block 5, of Lake Lona Park, according to the plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 1, Page 9 of the Public Records of Co-lumbia County, Florida. Said portion being more particularly described in Final Judgment Quieting Title re-corded in Book 1201, Page 2279 of said Public Records.Dated this 4th day of September, 2013.P. DEWITTCASONClerk of the CourtsBy: -sB. ScippioAs Deputy ClerkSEAL Legal05540878September 18, 25, 2013 020Lost & Found Missing 2000 John Deere Tractor Model 790 with Bush Hog ID# V0790G4 72465 Reward 386-752-4276 or 352-260-2991 060Services In home care for your loved one I offer care & support. Also cooking meals and light housekeeping Call Karen 352-317-4212 100Job Opportunities05541013Rogers Cartage Company is looking for Class A Liquid Drivers for our Jacksonville, FLterminal. 10-14 days out then 2-3 days home. Must have Class A CDLExcellent Blue Cross/ BlueShield Benefits ($26-81/week). Tank and HAZMATendorsements required. Practical Miles .43 loaded/.34 unloaded. Hourly pay for loading and unloading of trailers. No liquid experience necessary. Orientation and liquid training in Jacksonville. Call Brian at 800-507-8848 www.tankstar.com 05539276The Lake City Reporter, a daily newspaper seeks Independent Contractor Newspaper Carrier for the Fort White / Ellisville route. Apply in person during normal business hours Monday Friday 8am 5pmNO PHONE CALLS 05539276Lake City Reporter Ad DesignerPosition Candidates must be proficient in all Adobe CS print production programs. Send resume and digital work samples to: Dave Kimler at dkimler@lakecityreporter .com Interviews to follow for qualifying applicants. Competitive salary and benefits plan available. 05540773Positions Available for experienced Construction Workers: Framers, Electrical and Plumbing. Benefits available for full time employees. Applicants can apply at Champion Home Builders, Lake City, Fl. 05540816NOWHIRING Cashiers and baggers. 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) 05540839FLOOR TECH Avalon Healthcare Center is currently accepting applications for the full time position of Floor Tech. Competitive Salary and Excellent benefit package offered. Please apply at Avalon Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. 1270 S.W. Main Blvd. Lake City, Florida 32025 386-752-7900 EOE CNC Programmer Needed Hiring a machinist who is familiar with G code, Master Cam, and ACAD position is to supervise 3-5 machinist and make programs and be responsible for production schedules as well run machines as needed, shop has 3CNC lathes, 2CNC mills, 2 manual lathes, 3 manual drill presses 2 broach machines. Apply in Person at 3631 US Hwy 90 east Lake City FLor email resume to email@example.com 100Job Opportunities05540891CustomerService Representative The Lake City Reporter seeks a dynamic individual for Customer Service Representative. Written, verbal, and oral communication skills a must. Candidate must have advance typing skills with minimal errors. This full time job will require multi-tasking with some sales. To apply please send resume to: Theresa Westberry, Advertising Director 180 E Duval St Lake City, Fl 32055 or email:firstname.lastname@example.org 05540917Teller FT Florida Credit Union Lake City Branch Florida Credit Union has a FT teller position available at our Lake City branch. Experience with high volume cash handling, maintaining cash drawer, balancing, cross-selling ability, and customer service expertise is required. Prior credit union/bank experience is a plus. We offer competitive salary, incentives, and excellent benefits. Stop by our branch at 583 West Duval Street to complete an application or send resume to Florida Credit Union, Attn: HR/TLR, P.O. Box 5549, Gainesville, Fl 32627. Fax: 352-264-2661 E-mail: email@example.com M/F/D/VEOE Drug Free Workplace All purpose mechanic tune ups and a little body work Hafners755-6481 F/T Finance Assistant needed. QuickBooks, Excel, A/P, A/R, payroll experience required. Email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to CARC 512 SWSisters Welcome Rd., 32025 LEGALSECRETARY Experienced legal secretary needed for Darby & Peele Law Firm, real estate and litigation experience preferred. Please submit resume' and references to P. O. Drawer 1707, Lake City 32056 or email to email@example.com Looking for Experienced Maintenance/Painter References Needed. Mon. Fri. Contact 386-697-4814 Service Technician needed Florida Pest Control. Apply in person 536 SE Baya Drive, LC 120Medical Employment05540992Medical BillingSeveral years experience in all aspects of Medical Insurance Billing required.Please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 386-438-8628 130Part Time P/TChild care worker needed for church services on Wednesdays & Sundays. Contact 386-755-5553 for additional information 240Schools & Education05540620INTERESTEDin a Medical Career?Express Training offers courses for beginners & exp Nursing Assistant, $479next class9/09 /2013 Phlebotomy national certifica-tion, $800 next class9/9/2013 LPN 9/16/2013 Fees incl. books, supplies, exam fees. Call 386-755-4401 or expresstrainingservices.com 310Pets & Supplies PUBLISHER'S NOTE Florida Law 828.29 requires dogs and cats being sold to be at least 8 weeks old and have a health certificate from a licensed veterinarian documenting they have mandatory shots and are free from intestinal and external parasites. Many species of wildlife must be licensed by Florida Fish and Wildlife. If you are unsure, contact the local office for information. 430Garage Sales ESTATE SALESEPT. 19th, 20th & 21st 8AM-2PM, 854 SWCentral Terrace, Ft. White, complete house hold, hand, power and precision tools & lawn equipment. 386-497-3139 PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. 440Miscellaneous BROTHERS SEWING MACHINE, Basic Sewing, with many accessories, like new $70, 386-752-5969 CRAFTSMAN TABLE SAW 10 w/Leg Set, 2.5 hp, 13 amp, still in box $75 386-752-5969 GENERATOR V anguard Black Max, 5000 watts, portable elect. Excellent cond. $400, 386-752-5969 RYOBI CIRCULAR SAWKIT Saw, drill driver work light & sander, Like New, $250 386-752-5969 YAMAHA2 hp BOATMOTOR Great for trolling or just plain slow riding! $250 386-752-5969 520Boats forSale 1992 17Wahoo, center console, Yamaha 150 hp, one owner, well maintained, $6,700. 755-2235, 397-3500 or 752-0442 630Mobile Homes forRent2 & 3 BR MH. $400 $700. mo. Plus Deposit. Water & Sewer Furnished. Cannon Creek MHP& other locations 386-752-6422 2 BR/2 BASW, Completly furnished, carport, shed, located on 41st Dr., $600 mo.,+ Util. $300 Dep. 935-2461 3BR/2BADWMH on 1 acre private lot, 1st+last+dep required located in Ellisville. No pets. Contact 352-870-5144 640Mobile Homes forSale05540877DISPLAYHOME CLEARANCE SALE 1STCOME1STSERVE! GOVERNMENTLOANS FOR MOBILE HOMES! YOUR $700 RENT PAYMENT= ANEWHOME! CALLCLAYTON HOMES TODAY! 904-772-8031 ATTENTION We buy used mobile homes! Singles or Doublewides Call Rusty at North Pointe Homes 352-872-5566 Well maintained 3/2 on .27 acres w/ split floor plan. 2 car garage & storage out back MLS# 84297 Results Realty $74,000. Brittany Stoeckert 386-397-3473 3/2 Mobile Home on 1/2 ac. Needs TLC, great investment, located in Glenn St. Mary. MLS# 82570, Results Realty $45,000. Brittany Stoeckert 386-397-3473 Mobile home on 4 acres that needs some TLC. Large square footage and very private. MLS# 84500 Results Realty $35,000. Brittany Stoeckert 386-397-3473 NEW28X52 3/2 Jacobsen Only 1 Left $45,900 incl del-set-ac-skirting and steps. No Gimmics! North Pointe Homes-Gainesville 352-872-5566 Free Credit by Phone till 9 PM or www.northpointemobilehomesales.com North Pointe Homes in Gainesville has the largest selection of New Jacobsen Homes in Florida. All at Factory Outlet Prices! We also have 10 display models being sold at cost. North Pointe Hwy 441 N, Gainesville-352-872-5566 755-5440Toplace your classified ad call
LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDWEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2013 5B Classified Department: 755-5440 Auctions _____________________________ Boat Mfg Co. Auction 9-28-13 On Site: 9am, 122 N Cedarview Terrace Inverness, FL 34453. New & antique, boats & motors, tools & equip. For details go to: www.dudleysauction.com ab1667 10%bp _____________________________ ABSOLUTE AUCTION Sept 21 Sewanee, TN 230 Acres in 3 Tracts and 14 Bluff/View Tracts 800-476-3939 www.targetauction.com TNAU #6650 TN #260531 Volunteer Land Consultants, LLC _____________________________ AUCTION Pensacola Area Real Estate Live and Online September 26th 10 am Auction will offer several local properties in online catalog for viewing/pre-bidding www.CottonAuctionsAppraisals.com www.AuctionPensacolaRealEstate.com AB2529 AU3284 SL3191177 _____________________________ Help Wanted _____________________________ DRIVER TRAINEES NEEDED NOW! Learn to drive for US Xpress! Earn $700 per week! No experience needed! Local CDL Traning. Job ready in 15 days! (888)368-1964 _____________________________ Experienced OTR Flatbed Drivers earn 50 up to 55 cpm loaded. $1000 sign on to Qualied drivers. Home most weekends. Call: (843)266-3731 / www.bulldoghiway.com. EOE _____________________________ Miscellaneous _____________________________ AIRLINE CAREERS begin here Get FAA approved Aviation Maintenance Technician training. Housing and Financial aid for qualied students. Job placement assistance. Call AIM 866-314-3769 _____________________________ Real Estate/ Land for Sale _____________________________ LARGE ACREAGE AT LOW PRICES! 65 Acres for $1500 Per Acre. Panoramic Mountain Views and Creeks. Located on Keith Springs Mountain in TN. Call 877-282-4409 _____________________________ Schools & Instruction _____________________________ Heavy Equipment Operator Training! Bulldozers, Backhoes, Excavators. 3 Weeks Hands On Program. Local Job Placement Assistance. National Certications. GI Bill Benets Eligible. 1-866-362-6497 _____________________________ Sporting Goods _____________________________ GUN SHOW SEPT. 21-22 SAT. 9-5 & SUN. 10-5 ATLANTA, GA EXPO CENTER (3650 JONESBORO RD) EXIT 55 OFF I-285 BUY-SELL-TRADE INFO: (563) 927-8176 Week of September 16, 2013 1999 Alegro 28Ft.Clean, 75K, one owner. No smoke/pet. Ref, ice maker, elec-gas hot water, air w/heat pump, 3 burner cooktop w/oven.$11,500 386-758-9863 650Mobile Home & LandMLS 84478 Beautiful new home in Woodborough S/D. security system, irrigation, front & back covered porch. $239,500 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS 84832 This DWfeatures a nice fenced yard, 2 car garage & workshop area, split floor plan, gallery kitchen $47,900 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRent2 BR/1.5 BAw/garage 5 minutes from VAhospital and Timco. Call for details. 386-365-5150 2/1 -1300 sqft,Good Clean Condition duplex w/ gargage. W/D hook up, CH/A, Lease Req. 386-965-2407 or 386-758-5881 2BR/1 BA, 1 car garage, W/D hook up, $535 month, no pets 1 month sec, 386-961-8075 2br/1ba Apt. CH/A $485. mo $475 dep. No pets 386-697-4814 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 Great area West of I-75, deluxe 2br apts, some w/garage. W/D hookups & patio. $625-$750 plus SEC. 386-438-4600 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 nn nn rr 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 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 ForRent1BR EFFICIENCY Near Timco, $450 mth and $250 Deposit. Utilities incl. No pets. Contact 386-758-0057 2br/1 & 1/2 ba Townhouse. Very Clean. W/D $875 a month & $875 deposit Call 386-288-8401 730Unfurnished Home ForRent3/1 neat, clean. Just completely re-done inside Eadie Street (In Town) $850mth & $850 dep. 386-752-4663 or 386-854-0686 3br/2ba W/D, References Req. Not Pets. $875 mth & $875 Dep. Only serious inquires. 386-3973500, 755-2235 or 752-0442 LARGE 1BD/1BA, Highway 41 South, $500/Month, $250 Deposit, No pets 758-0057 750Business & Office Rentals05540532#!$)#%$() %$%))%$) %"$()"*#)) ) #(#$) "&)r %$") $'")"())$)"$)) )r$()r)) n 805Lots forSale 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 Coldwell Banker Bishop Realty 4br/3b, 3-car garage, carport, big kitchen & utility room, new roof. Elaine K. Tolar $189,900 386-365-1548 MLS #83159 Beautiful 3/2, 2,500 sqft brick home on 15 wooded acres, large bedrooms, $252,000 David Mincey 386-590-0157 Poole Realty MLS# 84388 2bd/1ba brick home, close in, Available approx.. 10/15/13 $69,9007 days 7-7 ABar Sales, Inc.386-752-5035 ext. 3210 4BR 2BAbrick home on 1.6 beautiful acres, pole barn and workshop $99,000 Rob Edwards 386-965-0763 Hallmark Real Estate MLS#78656 810Home forSale Expansive 4BR 3BAfamily POOL home on 11 acres, gorgeous! Adjoining 13 acres avail. $298,000 Janet Creel 386-719-0382 Hallmark Real Estate MLS#84905 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 Banker Bishop Realty 3br/2b new doors, wood laminate floors, granite countertops & more. Mary Brown Whitehurst $132,000 386-965-0887 MLS #84108 Coldwell Banker Bishop Realty 3br/2b Screened back porch. Insulated garage with window a/c. Elaine K. Tolar $134,900 386-365-1548 MLS #84141 Beautiful home with: Pool, detached garage, tile carpet and hickory flooring. Remax Professionals 3 86-344-0433 Sandy Kishton $246,500 MLS #84384 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty 3br/2b on a corner, lot spacious rooms, close to Timco & FGC Mary Brown Whitehurst $124,900 386-365-1548 MLS #84613 Large pool home, Florida room, eat in kitchen, outdoor 12x12 shed w/ electric & a/c Remax Professionals 386-344-0433 Sandy Kishton $219,900 MLS #84771 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty 2 story 1895 Victorian house w/ electrical upgrades, double -deck porches, MLS 71594 $149,900. Patti Taylor 386-623-6896 Spacious 4br home with split floor plan. Back yard is fenced with above ground pool MLS 81472 $237,000 Missy Zecher 623-0237 Remax Professionals Beautiful home in Louise Estate that sits on two lots w/ large covered porches and lake views. MLS 82236 $299,900 Missy Zecher 623-0237 Remax Professionals 810Home forSale 3bd/3ba 2152 sq ft on 1 acre. Front & back porches Owner Financing Avail. 20% down. Patti TaylorColdwell BankerBishop Realty $69,900 MLS 83483 Stunning lake front home w/ an updated kitchen, 12ceilings, and outside living area. MLS 83521 $549,000 Missy Zecher 623-0237 Remax Professionals 3bd/3ba custom home fenced with a paved drive way located in desirable community. MLS 83598 $247,000 Missy Zecher 623-0237 REMAX PROFESSIONALS 22.9 acre Estate and horse farm located in Wellborn fenced and cross fenced. MLS 83730 $475,000 Missy Zecher 623-0237 Remax Professionals 4bd/3ba remodeled home on four acres w/ lots of privacy yet not far from town. MLS 84687 $168,000 Missy Zecher 623-0237 Remax Professionals MLS 84532 Immaculate and gorgeous home with walk in closets, large front & back porches. $132,900 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS 84561 Custom built home, open floor plan, 44x14 ft screened in back porch, custom outdoor kitchen. $219,000 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS 84683 Recently remodeled tri-level 2 master suites. Downstairs grand master Suite, w/ master bath. $215,000 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS 84747 Very large home w/ 6.38 acres in city limits. Beautiful heart of pine flooring and walls. $154, 900 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 Coldwell Banker Bishop Realty Brand new 3br/2b in cul-de-sac, lots of tile, versatile colors! Elaine K. Tolar $171,900 386-365-1548 MLS #83413 810Home forSale Large & spacious 4bd/ 2b home clost to all ammenities, storage area off garage Remax Professionals 386-344-0433 Sandy Kishton $125,900 MLS #84479 Well built 3/2 CBS home w/ extra large game room on 1 acre in Foxboro s/d close to Live Oak box, $179,000 David Mincey 386-5900157 Poole Realty MLS# 84534 POOLHOME 3BR 2.5BAfamily brick home in town priced right! $109,000 Kay Priest 386-365-8888 Hallmark Real Estate MLS#83767 Private secluded 3/3.5 home on 35 acres, 3 car garage, full basement 2 large barns $400,000 David Mincey 386-590-0157 Poole Realty MLS# 82968 STARTOUTor start over in this 3BR/2BAhome in town, handicap access $47,900 Teresa Spradley 386-365-8343 Hallmark Real Estate MLS#8383 Well built 3/2 CBS home w/ extra large game room on 1 acre in Foxboro s/d close to Live Oak box, $179,000 David Mincey 386-5900157 Poole Realty MLS# 84534 820Farms & Acreage10 acres with w/ss/pp. Owner financed, low down payment Deas Bullard/BKLProperties 386-752-4339 www.landnfl.com 10 beautiful acres with well/septic/power pole. Owner financed; low down payment Deas Bullard/BKLProperties 386-752-4339 www.landnfl.com 4 1/2 acre lot. Lake Jeffery Road. Gorgeous Oaks!Paved Rd Owner Financing! NO DOWN! $59,900. $525mo 352-215-1018. www .LandOwnerFinancing.com Coldwell BankerBishop Realty 43.64 acres wooded acreage in N.Columbia County. Scenic & Private. MLS 74429 $89,900. Patti Taylor 386-623-6896 820Farms & AcreageColdwell Banker Bishop Realty SWMH and 40 acres! Fencing, a/c 2008, Several out buildings. Elaine K. Tolar $169,900 386-365-1548 MLS #81703 830Commercial PropertyREDUCED! Perfect home-office on SWMain Blvd., many other uses, 1,900 sf $89,500 Janet Creel 386-719-0382 Hallmark Real Estate MLS#81207 SWMAIN BLVD 11,000+ heated sf building, highly visible, many uses! $495,000 Nate Sweat 386-628-1552 Hallmark Real Estate MLS#83018 860Investment PropertyLarge Apt Building in Lake City located at 767 SWAlachua Ave. Needs roof and remodel, Price to Sell $55,000, 352-498-3035 951Recreational Vehicles99 Alegro 28ft., Clean 75K. One owner. No smoke/pet. $11,500. 386-758-9863. Ref, ice maker, Elec-gas hot water, air w/ heat pump 3 burner cooktop w/ ovenREPORTER Classifieds In Print and On Linewww.lakecityreporter.com
The Wednesday Blitz turned into the (Larry) Boone and (Joe) Herring show as both posted +3 scores to share first-place money. Both players also captured a closest to the pin payout and Herring added a skin to his big payday. Terry Mick was close behind, posting a +2 for third place and also captur-ing a skin to round out his day. Remaining skin winners were Al Cohoon, Randy Heavrin, Bob McGraw and Gerald Smithy. Closest to pin winners were Chris Sanders and Heavrin. Friday Dogfight results: first-Bob Jaeger, +4; second-Bob McGraw +1; third-Tony Kent, even. Skin winners were Bob Sonntag, Kent and McGraw. Closest to the pin winners were Randy Heavrin (2), Larry Boone and McGraw. Mondays Top of the Hill results: first-Bob McGraw, +5; second-Wallace Christie, +1. The Wednesday Scramble went to the team of Luther Huffman, Ricky Crawford Jr. and Jacob Bryan at 5 under. There was just one chance for the rollover money pot and as the odds held, as there was no win-ner. An even bigger pot will be in play at 5 p.m. today. A two-person best ball blind draw tournament is Saturday with a 9 a.m. shot-gun start The format is a blind draw after the round, pair-ing players to determine winners. Each player will play his own ball and receive 80% of his handicap to be used hole by hole to determine the team score after the round. Players may sign up and play as a group, or we will pair up to fill out foursomes. Players off all abilities are welcome. Cost is $25 plus cart fee. Call the pro shop at 752-3339 to sign up. After two days of intense play the Club Championship tournament ended with Jake and Luke Soucinek on top of the leaderboard. Jake posted 74-75-149 to take the overall gross title while Luke fired 68-73-141 for the net title. Other winners: Championship flight first-Cory DePratter (144), second-Brandon Moore (145), third-Mike McCranie (145); First flight first-Bruce Gibson (144), second-Garrett Odom (147), third-Bruce Ford (149). In the Senior Division, Mike Moses took the gross title with 74-73-144 and Charlie Timmons won the net title with 69-72-141. Other Senior flight winners: Championship flight first-Mickey Wilcox (147), second-Buddy Slay (143); First flight first-Pete Skantos (145), sec-ond-George Bowlin (148); Second flight first-Ron Miracle (141), second-John Raulerson (146). Mike Jacobs (+10) ran away with the Sunday blitz. Charlie Timmons was five points back in second, fol-lowed by Alan Moody (+4) in third. Shelton Keen and Scott Kishton tied for fourth with +3, followed by Steve Patterson in sixth place. Eight skins were spread among Buddy Slay (2), Mike Gough, Terry Hunter, Jason Self, Steve Thomas, Moody and Patterson. Closest to the pin winners were Bob Wheary on Nos. 15 and 17, Patterson on No. 5 and Slay on No. 7. In the A flight of Wednesdays blitz, George Burnham rolled in a birdie on No. 17 to forge a first-play tie at +4 with Buddy Slay and Mike Gough. Steve Patterson was a point back in fourth. Don Howard (+7) won a close battle with Mickey Wilcox (+6) in B flight. Emerson Darst picked up third place with +5, two better than Mike Jacobs, Ed Snow and A.J. Lavin in fourth. The foursome of Steve Patterson, Nick Tuttle, Jerry West and Kyle Hunter settled for a first-play tie with the trio of Cory DePratter, Brent Lyons and Billy King in the Thursday PM Scramble. The unclaimed pot has grown to a serious number. Judy McGrath left no doubt about the LGA low net winner. Her 64 was seven strokes up on Jan Davis and Peggy Radcliffe. Dottie Rogers finished alone in fourth. Natalie Bryant claimed the chip-in pot with a win-ner on No. 7. There was nothing close about the Good Old Boys first match. The team of Carl Wilson, Jim Stevens, Tony Branch and Dan Stephens took an easy 4-1 decision over the team of Stan Woolbert, Noidrie Moses, Merle Hibbard and Paul Davis. The competition came in match two where the team of Rob Brown, Jim Bell, Larry Ward, Dennis Hendershot and Bobby Simmons scored a close 6-5 win over the foursome of Eli Witt, Joe Persons, Bill Rogers and Howard Whitaker. Risk continued to hold the medalist seat with an unchallenged score of 41-36-77. Stephens (37) took the first half of nine hole play over Woolbert and Bell, both with 39. Witt took the back nine with 38. Upcoming events: The MGA All For One is on Sept. 28; The Rountree is Oct. 12-13. 6BSPORTS JUMP 386-364-1683 3076 95th Drive Live Oak, FL 32060 www.MusicLivesHere.com DOORS OPEN AT 6PM MUSIC STARTS AT 9PM Stay The Weekend $ 199 00 Live Music, Full Service Restaurant & Bar, Biking Trails & So Much More! ,QFOXGHV*ROI&DUW5HQWDO'LQQHU&HUWLFDWHIRU NOT VALID DURING HOLIDAYS OR EVENTS. EXPIRES SEPT. 21, 2013 'D\V1LJKWV FREE ADMISSION! TUESDAYKaraokew/Teddy Mac 7PM THURSDAYKaraokew/Teddy Mac 7PM FRIDAYLive Music9PM SATURDAYLive Music9PM Lunch Specials Open Tues. Fri. 11am 2pm Enjoy Live Entertainment All Weekend with Friday & Saturday, Sept. 20-21st FREE $'0,66,21 Mike Miller & Loren Proper 6B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2013 Page Editor: Brandon Finley, 754-0420 GOLF REPORTS QUAIL HEIGHTS COUNTRY CLUB Chet Carter COUNTRY CLUB at LAKE CITY Ed Goff CHS: Tigers open district on Friday Continued From Page 1BSoucineks sweep gross, net club championships COURTESYColumbia High golfs District 4-2A tournament will be h osted by Quail Heights Country Club. Lady Tigers Brooke Russell (from left), Gillian Norris, Abby Blizzard and Lauren Snipes recently had a work day to help add new sand for the bu nkers on the course. Luke Soucinek from the CHS boys team also helped.Boone, Herring top blitz field TIM KIRBY /Lake City ReporterGator Club kickoff socialThe North Florida Gator Clubs annual kickoff social at th e home of John and Betty Norris was Aug. 29. Guest speaker was Chris Price of WCJB TV-20 Joining the festivities are (front row, from right) Joan Rountree, Betty Norris, James No rris, John Norris, Paul Norris and Marie Kennon. Back row (from left) are Jimmy Boutwel l, Diane McManus, Fletcher Chamberlin, Noah Walker, Clarice Boutwell, Maril yn Blackwell, Linda Stamper, Joan Allison, Carl Allison and Guy Norris. The North Flo rida Gator Club has a Florida vs.Tennessee pep rally at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Gators Dock side. LEFT: North Florida Gator Club members Bob McManus and Noah Walker (from left) welcome guest speaker Chris Price of WCJB TV-20 to the kickoff social. Vols seek change of fortune against FloridaBy STEVE MEGARGEEAssociated PRessKNOXVILLE, Tenn. Florida defensive tackle Dominique Easley says he sometimes sings along to Rocky Top while hear-ing it over and over again whenever the Gators face Tennessee. Something gets so annoying, you got to make the best out of it, Easley said. Lately, thats about the only way Tennessee has been able to bother Florida. Florida has beaten Tennessee eight consecu-tive times, which repre-sents the Gators longest winning streak in the 42-game history of this series. The 19th-ranked Gators try to continue their recent mastery of this rivalry Saturday at The Swamp. Tennessee (2-1, 0-0 Southeastern Conference) hasnt defeated Florida (11, 0-0) since a 30-28 vic-tory at Neyland Stadium in 2004. The Vols also have lost their last 17 games against ranked opponents and are 1-23 versus Top 25 teams since 2008. Our players understand the rivalry, what is at stake, Tennessee coach Butch Jones said. I think they understand what has gone on before them. The only thing we can control is our preparation and how we play on Saturday. of characters are invading Columbias turf. Ed White could be this years Ridgeview, Allen said. Weve seen tape of them and theyre pretty good. Every team is going to give us their best shot. Were going to take the approach that records dont matter and weve got to play each week to determine the playoffs. Allen said the Tigers are prepared going into the district having opened up against some of the best competition from around the state. For sure the first three games against Trinity Christian, Gainesville and Lincoln prepared us to be in that mindset, Allen said. They may not have had district implications, but there were implications. Gainesville is a team we hadnt beaten in two years. Lincoln is a program that we wanted to beat to put us back on the map. They prepared us to be mentally ready. We have to go exe-cute and play well in hostile situations. Each game from here until the end of season will be hostile situations for Columbia as it tries to defend its district crown. Were prepared for these big games, and have to go out and execute by playing the way we practice, Allen said.