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By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.com OLUSTEE M ore than 149 years ago, Union and Confederate troops clashed at the Battle of Olustee in the only major Civil War battle fought on Florida soil. The Battle of Olustee occurred on Feb. 20, 1864, in what is now Baker County. Nearly a century and a half later, on the eve of the 150th anniversary of the battle, lines have once again been drawn in the sand as two factions square off at the same place Olustee Battlefield Historic State Park. The fight that is emerging is over a new monument that has been proposed for the park. Approval has been granted by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection to allow a monument in honor of Union soldiers to be erected at the first park in the Florida State Park system. Michael Farrell, of St. Cloud, a member of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, a fra ternal order founded in 1881, is a department commander of the group that filed the paperwork Lake City ReporterSUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2013 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | $1.00 LAKECITYRE PO RTER.COM Walk4Liferaises morethan $25K. School programwill promotea healthy diet. SUNDAYEDITION 1D 7A CALL US:(386) 752-1293SUBSCRIBE TOTHE REPORTER:Voice: 755-5445Fax: 752-9400 Opinion ................ 4ABusiness ................ 5AObituaries .............. 6AAdvice & Comics......... 8BPuzzles ................. 2B TODAY IN PEOPLE Swearing in a new attorney. COMING TUESDAY Local news roundup. 91 64 T-Storm Chance WEATHER, 2A People.................. 2AOpinion ................ 4AObituaries .............. 5AAdvice.................. 5DPuzzles .............. 2B, 3B 85 63 Partly cloudy WEATHER, 8A Vol. 139, No. 173 1A Olustees next battle looms PROPOSED UNION MONUMENT AT ISSUE Couplefounddead in river Census:CountysgrownpoorerJASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterAt Olustee Battlefield Historic State Park, Larry Rosenblatt s tands in front of the Battle of Olustee monument, erected in 1912 by the United Daughters of the Confederacy St. Cloud man seeks to erect a memorial to Union troops Bodies discoveredby divers Friday; foulplay not suspected. Percentage on food stamps hasnearly doubled.By STEVEN RICHMONDsrichmond@lakecityreporter.comNew data from the U.S. Census Bureaus 2012 American Community Survey suggest downward economic and hous-ing trends for Columbia County. The ACS began in the mid 1990s as a way to replace the decennial census long form, providing annual socioeconomic and demographic data estimates for geographic regions with a population of 65,000 or more. Two trends in particular suggest the Columbia County workforce is strug-gling through an uncertain economic future: Lower median salaries and more food stamp recipients. The median household income has seen a downward trend for the past five years, falling from $40,872 in 2008 to $36,542 in 2012. However, the median income has risen since its 2010 low of $34,174, suggesting that Columbia Countys economic dyanmics are running parallel to the nations crawling post-Great Recession recovery. Also, it may pay to a bachelor in Columbia County. The average nonfamily income is up 5.6 percent since 2009. Even so, the percentage of households receiving Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in 2012 has nearly doubled since 2008. According to 2012s ACS, 1 in 5 households receive food stamp benefitsa stark contrast to 11.5 percent in 2008. The detailed ACS report also suggests Columbia County women were affected by a stagnating econo-my more than men. The median income for full-time female workers is down 5.6 percent, sliding from $30,601 in 2008 to $28,890 in 2012. Full-time working males, on the other hand, saw their 2008 median salary of $34,637 edge higher to $35,407 in 2012. The most emblematic indicator of a tough economy reveals itself in the per-centage of Columbia County families below the poverty line. In 2012, 20.2 percent of families were below the poverty line, compared to 14.1 percent in 2008. For those looking for work, the top three employers in Columbia County for 2011 were: Educational services, and health care and social assistance: 23.5 percent; Retail trade: 16.8 percent; Public administration: 12 percent; Another notable trend comes in the ACSs housing characteristics catBy AMANDA WILLIAMSONawilliamson@lakecityreporter.comLAFAYETTE COUNTY The bodies of two Lake City residents were recovered Friday in Lafayette County, ending a twoday search by 10 area law enforcement agencies. Bill and Lynda Ward drove to their Lafayette County home along the Suwannee River Wednesday morning, but disappeared shortly after. They were found Friday in the Suwannee River Bill Ward at 9:45 a.m. and Lynda at 11:52 a.m. Both appeared to have drowned, according to a media release from Lafayette County Sheriffs Office. The sheriffs office stated in the release that it is waiting for results from the medical examiner. Foul play is not suspected. According to Lafayette County Sheriff Brian Lamb, it appears either Bill, 69, or Linda, 60, slipped into the river and the other was trying to help. We just dont know who, he said. There were no witnesses, so theres no way to tell. Lamb said he could provide no further information on the case, including details of the recovery. The couple usually tells their friends when they leave Lake City to travel 35 minutes to their other residence. But their neighbor Buddy Clayton said on Thursday he had no idea they were making the trip. He was leaving church on Wednesday when Lyndas sis-ter called him with the news, and then told him she already contacted the sheriffs office. In a Thursday interview, Clayton said the Wards floating dock had a broken board and signs of scuff marks. At the time, he believed CENSUS continued on 7A COUPLE continued on 7A However, proposed location has some area residents upset. Textingfines will have some teeth hereBy STEVEN RICHMONDsrichmond@lakecityreporter.comText-happy motorists will have to save their LOLs for another day when Floridas new texting and driving law takes effect Tuesday. The new law prohibits individuals from operating a motor vehicle while manually typing... into a wireless communications device or while sending or reading data in such a device for the purpose of nonvoice interpersonal communication... Aa Columbia County Sheriffs Office news release announced CCSO will be enforcing the new law starting Tuesday. The law received criticism statewide for its status as a secTEXTING continued on 6A STEVEN RICHMOND/ LAKE CITY REPORTERRobert Crumpton signs a petition organized by Robert Tuc ker (right) against the proposed location of a Union memorial in Ol ustee Battlefield Historic State Park. I want to make sure it stays the South [n ear the 1912 UDC monument] and preserve it like it was intend ed, said Crumpton, two of whose ancestors who served in the Civil War were killed in action, he said. For more on the Expo, see Page 6A. MONUMENT continued on 3A
MIAMIMiguel Endara nervously stepped on the edge of a boat on Biscayne Bay with a 30-pound machine strapped to his back. The machine had two pipes sticking out and a 33foot hose that connected to a Jet Ski. The instructor then told him to jump. Just jump in? the 30year-old asked. I feel like Im going to go straight down. But soon after he took the plunge, Endara screamed with excitement. Instead of sinking, he was flying. Two powerful streams of water came out of the pipes like fire out of a space shuttle sending Endara 25 feet in the air. The water sport, sim ply known as jetpack, has sprung up all over the world since its debut two years ago and South Florida has established itself as the overall hot spot, with 60 percent of the companys business coming from Fort Lauderdale, Miami and the Keys. The jetpack Endara recently tried out is the JetLev R200x. Its the com panys flagship product but they are set to intro duce two new products, a modified version of the jet pack and a hover board, in November. Matt Rosenblatt, the owner of JetLev, a company based in Dania Beach, said the two new products the Aquaflier and Aquaboard will make flying acces sible to a lot more people. When the JetLev R200x launched in 2011, it cost $100,000. It was marketed to yacht owners and opera tors with enough capital to pay for the machine. But the Aquaflier and Aquaboard will cost less than $10,000 when they hit the market in November. Rosenblatt expects the move to shift the current market, now primarily made up of opera tors, to individual buyers. Id like to have one in every lake and every beach in the country, he said. The skys the limit. Palmetto berry industry benefits IMMOKALEE The Mayans drank saw pal metto berries as a tonic, the Seminole Indians used them as an antiseptic and some in the Far East swear theyre a powerful aphrodisiac. Most recently, benefits to prostate health have gained saw palmetto berry pharmaceutical supple ments a worldwide follow ing. The industry, with a strong presence in Immokalee, is now the No. 3 herbal supplement nationwide with about $200 million in sales, according to Valensa, a top provider. Added to roughly $500 million in sales around the world, Valensas president says its prompted a global mar ket of about $700 million. But berry picking can lead to arrests, danger due to bees, wasps, snakes and other wildlife such as boars and bears even death from heat strokes or snake bites, and recently drownings. Fort Myers man wins Bad raffle FORT MYERSA Fort Myers man and his friend won a raffle to watch the series finale of AMCs Breaking Bad with star Aaron Paul and other cast members. Paul, who plays Jesse Pinkman in the Emmywinning show, announced Friday that Ryan Carroll won an Omaze.com raffle. The raffle raised money to benefit the Kind Campaign, which combats the negative effects of bul lying. The winner gets a chance to cook, a refer ence to the shows theme of producing metham phetamine, with Paul and other cast members before watching the Breaking Bad finale Sunday. Plane crashes into Okeechobee PAHOKEEA man has died after a small plane crashed into Lake Okeechobee in South Florida. Authorities responded to call about a possible boating accident around 8 a.m. Saturday. When they arrived on scene they found what appeared to be an amateur, experimental plane. Rescue divers found the victim in the water around 9:30 a.m. He was a white male between 50 and 60years-old, police said. PEOPLE IN THE NEWS Celebrity Birthdays NBA star Kevin Durant is 24. NFL star Calvin (Megatron) Johnson is 27. Baywatch actress Erika Eleniak is 43. Former Olympic runner Sebastian Coe is 56. Grand Funk Railroad gui tarist Mark Farner is 64. Real Sports host Bryant Gumbel is 64. Former Polish leader Lech Walesa is 69. Rocker Jerry Lee Lewis is 77. Former NFL coach Bum Phillips is 89. CORRECTION The Lake City Reporter corrects errors of fact in news items. If you have a concern, question or suggestion, please call the executive editor. Corrections and clarifica tions will run in this space. And thanks for reading. AROUND FLORIDA Friday: 10-15-38-40 (14) Friday: 1-6-7-9-17 Satur day: Afternoon: 1-4-9 Evening: N/A Satur day: Afternoon: 3-6-4-4 Evening: N/A Wednesday: 1-2-25-43-48-53 (x4) Jetpack industry zooms toward expansion ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.The southwestern New Mexico city thats played home to Breaking Bad is preparing for the end, with the Emmy-award winning series airing its last episode on Sunday. As the AMC finale approaches, Albuquerque is planning on celebrat ing with watch parties and red carpet casting events in a city still benefit ing from a tourism boost thanks to the dramas popularity. Despite the shows dark themes of drug trafficking and violence, tourism officials say Breaking Bad highlighted neighborhoods around the city and gave viewers a sense of Albuquerque. The show displayed the citys downtown Route 66, its var ious stores and restaurants, and even took audiences to Latino barrios and nearby American Indian Pueblos places rarely seen in Hollywood. Before the show, Albuquerque didnt have an image, said Ann Lerner, Albuquerques film liaison. When I started this job in 2003 and I mentioned New Mexico, people would say, Oh, I love Santa Fe. No one thought of Albuquerque. That has changed in the five sea sons that Breaking Bad has aired on AMC, growing its reputation and buzz as Netflix users raced to catch up on previous episodes. Since then, trolley and private limo tours of scenes from the show have sold out and created waiting lists that go on for weeks. A city-run website detailing locations of scenes from seedy motels to the one-time head quarters of a now deceased drug lord has seen tens of thousands of visitors. The series, she said, has boosted inquiries to the citys film office. And two more television series are cur rently under production, Lerner said. Albuquerque businesses also have taken advantage by selling Breaking Bad themed products like blue meth candy and character-related clothing. One art store, Masks y Mas, continues to sell statues of La Santa Muerte, the Mexican folk saint of death. That underground saint was shown in one season opener and was the spiritual protector of the shows cartel assassins, cousins Leonel and Marco. Jury deliberates case vs. Jackson promoter LOS ANGELESAfter a bitterly fought five-month trial, a negligence lawsuit by Michael Jacksons mother against his concert promoter is in the hands of a jury after a final plea by a Jackson lawyer to punish the company he portrayed as a heart less, money-making machine. In his argument Thursday, attor ney Brian Panish, who represents Katherine Jackson, urged the six women and six men on the jury to find that defendant AEG Live LLC and Jackson shared responsibility for hiring Dr. Conrad Murray, the phy sician whose treatments killed the superstar. Earlier this week, a lawyer for AEG Live suggested the promoter was pressured by Jackson to hire Murray as his personal physician, and was deceived when Jackson and Murray hid the fact that the singer was receiving nightly doses of the anesthetic propofol in his bedroom. The drug is intended for use dur ing operations at hospitals. Murray was convicted in 2011 of involuntary manslaughter after giv ing Jackson an overdose of propofol as a sleep aid as Jackson fought chronic insomnia. Murray is in prison. Jurors were led out of the court room by 10 armed sheriffs depu ties assigned to guard them during deliberations. They spent two hours behind closed doors, then retired for the night and returned Friday for their first full day of talks. Panish used his rebuttal argument Thursday to urge the jury to find that AEG hired Murray without con sidering whether he was fit for the job. AEG lawyers say it was Jackson who hired the doctor. City says goodbye to Breaking Bad Wednesday: 2-7-17-49-53 PB 23 2A LAKE CITY REPORTER SUNDAY REPORT SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2013 Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-0428 HOW TO REAC H US Main number ....... 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for the monument. Since there are three Confederate monuments, I began to realize a monu ment to Union soldiers is needed to complete a balanced cultural picture of the battlefield, Farrell said in an e-mail to the Lake City Reporter. Farrell said he set things in motion in 2011 with a statewide meeting of SUVCW. The group is now raising money to have the monument erected. I dont know why no one has placed a monu ment to Union soldiers in the Olustee Battlefield State Park until now, Farrell said. Olustee was a major battle of the Civil War with approxi mately 10,000 men from both sides. Every Civil War battlefield Ive ever been to has monuments to the courage and sacri fice of soldiers from both Confederate and Union forces. Olustee has three Confederate monuments but, no Union. Is it not time to honor them, too? However, the project has been met with opposition from those complaining about the proposed loca tion, as well as some who question the need for the monument at all. They have the right to place their own monu ment at the battlefield, said Faye Bowling Warren of the Blue-Grey Army. The site of the monument seems to be the issue. Larry Rosenblatt, a member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans who served as chairman of the 100-year anniversary of the UDC monument at the park last year, also objects to the new monuments proposed location. He said he has been told SUVCW wants to place the new monument between the two cannons in front of the 1912 United Daughters of the Confederacy monu ment. Its something that we felt like was completely out of place, he said. For one thing with all that granite there, its a black, marble monument. Plus, he added, It really will look bad on the Union soldiers because it will be sitting there flanked by two Confederate cannons with Gen. Finnegans and Gen. Colquitts monu ments directly behind it and the large UDC monu ment directly behind that. Rosenblatt also ques tions the need for the monument. He said the monu ment erected in 1912 by the UDC is meant to honor both Union and Confederate soldiers. The UDC monument contains an inscription not ing that 5,000 Confederate and 6,000 Union troops fought there on Feb. 20, 1864, and that the Union was defeated. However, another inscription indicates a clear aim to honor the Confederacy: To the men who fought and triumphed here in defence of their homes and firesides, this monu ment is erected by the United Daughters of the Confederacy aided by the state of Florida in com memoration of their devo tion to the cause of liberty and state sovereignty. In addition, there is an inscription on a metal plate around the perimeter of the monument that reads: This monument at Ocean Pond is dedicated to these Southern units that fought here. The various units are then listed. That inscription was added in 1994, on the 130th anniversary of the battle. The perimeter inscrip tion was cited on the SUVCWs application, in which the group con tended there were no monuments in the park dedicated to Union troops. State Rep. Elizabeth Porter, R-Lake City, said she was approached by the SUVCW some months back about their desire for a Union monument. She said she told the group if it were true that no existing monuments honored Union troops, it would be fair to allow them to erect one. However, she said Friday that, If it is found that this one monument honors both sides of the battle, it would be my wish that we leave things as they are. The state Department of Environmental Protection, which manages state parks in Florida, will hold a series of public meet ings to discuss issues surrounding the proposed monument, she said. THE MONUMENT For six years Farrell has been an educational exhib itor representing the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War at the Olustee Battlefield State Park. He said during that time when he asked children, black or white, how many African Americans served in the Union Army during the Civil War, the answers ranged anywhere from zero to a couple of hun dred. They (children) are often astounded to learn that 200,000 African American Union sol diers enlisted in 178 regiments, Farrell said by email. These men fought to free their people from the curse of the slave labor system so prevalent in the 19th century. At the Battle of Olustee there were three African American Union regiments. The 8th United States Colored Troops; the 1st North Carolina and the famous 54th Massachusetts. There were at least 26 African American Union soldiers who won the Medal of Honor during the Civil War. Our purpose there is to make the public aware of the African American Union soldiers participa tion in the Civil War and the heritage of freedom their sacrifice means to us all in todays world. I also encourage people to learn about their family history and how their members served our country. The SUVCW formed an Olustee Monument Commission to petition the state to place a Union monument in the Olustee Battlefield State Park. A 14-page PowerPoint pre sentation was created cit ing the potential benefits of such a monument. A monument to Union soldiers is needed to com plete a balanced cultural picture of the battlefield, the document said. The monument would com memorate those Union regiments that fought there and recognize the African American regiments who comprised one-third of the Union Army of Olustee. According to the applica tion for the monument, the proposal is to add a new monument at the battlefield to provide for recognition of Union soldiers, including the large number of African Americans who fought, as well as those who were wounded or killed there. Our mission as sons is to keep green the memory of the valor and cour age of those soldiers and veterans who fought to preserve the Union and purchased with their blood the end of slavery in our land, the document said. The SUVCW proposed erecting a 10-foot tall, pol ished, black granite obe lisk. The projected cost of the monument has been estimated at between $4,000 $12,000. The SUVCW is raising funds for the monument and hope to have it in place by 2015. DEP APPROVAL Patrick Gillespie, press secretary for the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, said that starting in February, the Florida Park Service began working with the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War to place a new monument at the battlefield. In April, the Florida Department of States Historic Preservation Compliance office reviewed a proposal and approved, he said in an e-mail ear lier this week. The park manager on April 27 dis cussed the proposal at the Olustee Citizens Support Organization Board meet ing. Gillespie said the park currently has three monu ments dedicated to the battle that commemorate Confederate soldiers. The Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War requested a monument dedicated to Union sol diers who died during the battle, he said by email. During the last several years, re-enactors have discussed the topic of an additional monument leading up to the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Olustee next February. There are no other monu ments dedicated to Union troops, [though] there is a monument at a nearby cemetery dedicated to Union soldiers. Gillespie said there has been feedback from people who support having another monument at the park as well as others who oppose it. He said efforts are under way to solicit input from all interested stakeholders. THOSE OPPOSED Robert Tucker, a com mander in the Sons of Confederate Veterans in Lake City, is also opposed to the monument. I have ancestral blood on that battlefield, Tucker said. I call this a desecra tion. That particular area I consider Confederate. The land was deeded to the park service by the UDC and thats the reason I want to preserve it for the Confederates. They can put up a monument, but dont put it in the Confederate section. Tucker is also a member of the newly formed group, Concerned Citizens for the Preservation of the Olustee Monument, and circulated a petition at the Olustee Civil War Expo on Saturday against the new monument. The petition says: We, the undersigned registered voters of Florida do most definitely protest the pro posed construction of a 10foot tall black granite obe lisk monument to Union soldiers, or to anyone else, to be placed in front of the 1912 Olustee monument. The original monument proudly stands next to the American Flag, and honors soldiers on both sides of the War Between the States. Not only is the new proposed monument to the Northern troops unnecessary, but it blocks a clear view of the original, unifying monument. We most urgently implore you not to locate the proposed monument in this immedi ate vicinity. We put it together earli er this week, Tucker said Wednesday afternoon in a telephone interview. Its from other people from across the state and they forwarded it to me and I added a few words. Tucker first circulated the petition Saturday at the Olustee Expo at the state park. People from Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Tampa, Lake City, McClenny and across the state also planned to circulate the petition begin ning Saturday. ROOM FOR COMPROMISE? Gillespie said the loca tion of the monument has not yet been determined. The Florida Park Service has many state parks that include historic markers and monuments because the mission of state parks is to capture the natural, historic and cultural resources of Florida, he said. Parks often work with donors who wish to see a memo rial set up in a park. Additions like these to parks do not typically require changes to unit management plans. We treasure our long and respectful working relationship that has developed over many years in many locations since the Legislature asked the Florida Park Service to manage monu ments and memorials in 1949, Gillespie contin ued. Olustee Battlefield Historic State Park serves to commemorate the battle that took place there and to honor those who lost their lives there. A Sept. 20 meeting to discuss possible conces sions concerning the proposed location of the monument was canceled. Meanwhile there has been a tassel of people writing letters to the (Florida) Park system, Rep. Liz Porter and all the park authorities, Rosenblatt said. The UDC has set their heels in and dont even want the monu ment to be there. Efforts to contact the UDC for comment were unsuccessful. Rosenblatt said allowing the proposed monument may set a new, unwanted precedent at the park in regard to monuments. If they put up a spe cialty monument like that, theyve opened up the door to make that whole park a monument park from every unit, every man that died and every man that was wounded, he said. They could have monuments all over the place. Were looking at a 100-year-old monument thats sitting there now, plus two that are about 54 years old for Colquitt and Finnegan. To set a modern monument that is not in keeping with what is there I just think it would be an eyesore. Farrell said the organiza tion has heard about the monuments detractors. In the last few weeks the SUVCW has been informed by the State Park Service of objections, he said. Three Confederate monuments exist there but one Union monument seems to have struck fear in the hearts of some people. I can say that some of the comments and criticisms are ugly and uncalled for. Union soldiers and veterans who fought at Olustee should be rec ognized culturally, by the visiting public to the State Park. Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-0428 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2013 3A 3A 934 NE Lake DeSoto Circle, Lake City, FL (Next to Courthouse) SPECIALIZING IN: Non-Invasive Laparoscopic Gynecological Surgery Adolescent Gynecology High and Low Risk Obstetrics Contraception Delivering at Shands Lake Shore In-Ofce ultrasounds for our patients 3D/4D Entertainment Scans New Patients Welcome Call today for a personal appointment: 386-755-0500 449 SE Baya Drive Lake City, Florida 32025 www.dainagreenemd.com WE ARE WOMEN, WE ARE M OTHERS, WE UNDERST A ND Board Certied Healthcare Provider offering DaVinci Robotic Surgeries. 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T he library of our 42nd president, Bill Clinton, opened in 2004 in Little Rock, Ark. The library of our 43rd president, George W. Bush, opened this past April in Dallas. Those are our two most recent ex-presidents. The library of our first president opened this weekend and it is long overdue. The prelimi-nary reviews are that it was worth a wait, although perhaps not two centuries worth. In contrast to most presidential libraries, which are generally gov-ernment-run, the $106 million Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington is privately owned, as is the Mount Vernon mansion and its grounds, by the Mount Vernon Ladies Association. By 1853, when the association was formed to rescue Washingtons home, Mount Vernon was nearly derelict, its paint peeling, the grounds overgrown, the portico partially propped up by an old ships mast. It took the association five years to raise the $200,000 to buy the house and grounds from Washingtons great-grandnephew. Washingtons collection of some 900 bound volumes and other mate-rials had been allowed to scatter, in contrast to Thomas Jeffersons, which became the nucleus of the Library of Congress. The asso-ciation owns 103 of Washingtons books, is searching for more, and has period duplicates of many of the missing volumes. Pride of place at the librarys dedication went to Washingtons 1789 annotated copy of the Acts of Congress, two of which were the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. Of special interest to Washington were Sections 2 and 3 of Article II, the closest thing there was to a set of directions for a president. The association has patiently restored the Mount Vernon prop-erty, rebuilding Washingtons grist-mill and his rye whiskey distillery (bottles of which are on sale at the gift shop) and offering a relatively clear-eyed view of the lives of the slaves who made the estate run. The new library is a three-story building of limestone, wood and glass on 65 acres across the suitably named Mount Vernon Parkway from the mansion. It has stacks and vaults for the especially rare acquisitions and quarters for visiting scholars. The association hopes to make Mount Vernon a center of scholar-ship as well as a tourist destination. ... Washington would be pleased since he loved having guests, con-stantly entertained and eventually had to add a wing so he and Martha could have a little privacy. The wing contained his office and rapidly expanding library. He wrote to a friend that he wanted a building to house my Military, Civil & private Papers, which are voluminous and may be interesting. Washington died in 1799 before the project could be started. Now, 214 years later, our first president finally has his library -and the interest is greater than ever.We were pleased to cover graduation ceremonies for the second ses-sion of Lake City Police Departments Citizens Police Academy last Monday evening. Twenty-four local residents got a taste of what real police work is like during the 12-week course and loved it. Chief Argatha Gilmore is to be congratulated for putting together a program that is as popular as it is valuable. There is a waiting list for next Januarys session, which surely tells you some-thing. But what most impressed us was the level of enthusiasm from the newly-gradu-ated group on Monday. The reasons varied, but everyone we spoke with recommended the course in the strongest terms. A program like this is valuable on a deeper level as well, however. It is important for folks to know just what it is law enforcement officers are up against when they answer a call civilians might consider routine. Its nothing like TV.Sometimes, its much scarier, and always more emotionally draining. Judge Julian Collins, who spoke at Mondays ceremony, put it best: For us to preserve our strength as a nation, our workplaces have to be secure, our institutions strong and our society, ever vigilant, ever vigilant about our core values, Collins said during his address. I hope that, among the things you learned over the past two or three months, your mind has been reaffirmed about the continuing need for that vigi-lance and for your appreciation to those who maintain that vigilance in our com-munity. We wholeheartedly agree, Judge Collins. OPINION Sunday, September 29, 2013 www.lakecityreporter.com 4A Lake City Reporter Serving Columbia County Since 1874 The Lake City Reporter is published with pride for residents of Columbia and surrounding coun-ties by Community Newspapers Inc. We believe strong newspapers build strong communities Newspapers get things done! 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BY EMAIL: email@example.com Citizens Police Academy a winner George Washington gets his library No compromise this timeA mong the pearls of wisdom conveyed in Ecclesiastes is that everything has its time. A time to be born ... a time to die, a time to plant ... a time to uproot, a time for war ... a time for peace. The founders of the United States drew up a Constitution to serve as an operating manual, in its checks and balances, for peaceful, delibera-tive government. They understood human nature and set up a system in which competing interests would have to give in. Compromise, they understood, is a necessary lubricant for the wheels of government of the people, by the people, and for the people to turn and allow us to move forward. But compromise is meant for those competing interests -not for the core principles of the coun-try that the Constitution exists to protect and secure. When the prin-ciples of our free nation under God are under siege, it is a time for con-frontation, not compromise. The other day, I watched a short video of Rafael Cruzs presentation at a July event by FreedomWorks, a Washington, D.C.-based political action committee that usually sup-ports tea party causes. Cruz is the father of the junior Republican sena-tor from Texas, Ted Cruz, who is now in the spotlight. Rafael Cruz is a self-made businessman, an immigrant from Castos Cuba, and a born-again evangelical Christian pastor. Most of the time when someone cites the Declaration of Independence, they mention its famous opening sentences. But Rafael Cruz, in this brilliant sum-mation of what America is about, quoted the signers closing words: ... with a firm reliance on the protection of divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor. Take a walk around Washington any evening. The fancy restaurants are filled with lobbyists and legisla-tors. Try to find anyone who would pledge his or her life and fortune for anything. The American government is no longer about doing the business of the people while preserving and protecting the principles of a free nation. The principles of freedom have been drowned out by the power elite -whether politicians, big business lobbyists or big media -who use their influence to feather their own beds. A Jeremiah-like Ted Cruz, ringing the alarm that things are not OK, is an annoyance to the comfort-able establishment. As the class of haves protects its interests, it assures a dismal future for our young and for our poor. Its mem-bers play while the ship sinks. There is no more powerful predictor of economic growth and prosperity than a nations economic freedom. The just-published 2013 Economic Freedom of the World Report shows that the United States has dropped from being the worlds second-most economi-cally free in 2000 to number 17 in this years report. The report comes from the Fraser Institute, a Canadian public-policy think tank. Our economic arteries are clogged because of excessive gov-ernment, which is dragging us down and ruining everything that made America great. The Affordable Care Act is just the latest huge incursion into the freedom of American citizens in a long process of deterioration. Every year, the trustees of Social Security and Medicare provide a report showing the dismal financial state of these huge entitlement pro-grams. And every year, the political class in Washington ignores it, not having the courage to fight for real change, while things continue to worsen. Now big business, unions and Congress are getting themselves exempted out of Obamacare, ready to leave the rest of country to be shepherded into socialized medi-cine. But Sen. Cruz, like his brave father Rafael, is putting his life, his fortune and his sacred honor on the line to save our beleaguered country. When Abraham Lincoln took office, he still believed that slavery could be purged from America through deliberation. But soon it became clear that only war would do it. America must stand by Cruz and other brave tea party Republicans who understand the message of Ecclesiastes: that there is a time for everything, and that today is the time for confrontation. Star Parkerparker@urbancure.org Q Star Parker is president of CURE, Coalition on Urban Renewal and Education (www.urbancure.org) and author of three books. Q Dale McFeatters is editorial writer for Scripps Howard News Service. Dale McFeattersmcfeattersd@shns.com4AOPINION
Sept. 29Glad TidingsGlad Tidings Assembly of God, 1571 E. Duval Street (Highway 90 East) Lake City, invites you to attend Homecoming and our one-year anniversary at this location beginning at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 29 with Pastor Lowell Van Vleck sharing the miraculous works of God throughout this year. There will be special music and dinner. There will be no evening service.CHS Class of 73The Columbia High School Class of 1973 will have their final meeting on Sept. 29 at 5:30 p.m. at the Richardson Center. All classmates are asked to attend. Contact Estralita H. Taylor, 386-867-6718.Sept. 30Early LearningThe Early Learning Coalition of Floridas Gateway Inc. Program Quality Committee will be meet at 3p.m. at the coali-tion office, 1104 SW Main Blvd. The coalition admin-isters the state and feder-al funding for all School Readiness and Voluntary Prekindergarten programs for Columbia, Hamilton, Lafayette, Suwannee and Union counties. Anyone with a disability iwho needs assistance to attend this meeting should contact Stacey Nettles at (386) 752-9770.Womens Bible studyA womens Bible study class will be held each Monday at 9:30 a.m. at the Class Extension of Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 436 SW McFarlane Ave. All denominations are welcome. For more infor-mation, call Esther at (386) 752-9909.Oct. 2Builders Assn.The Columbia County Builders Association is happy to have State Rep. Elizabeth Porter speak at their Wednesday, October 2 lunch at Guang Dong. Buffet opens at 11:30 a m meeting starts about noon. The public is welcome to attend. Cost of lunch is $12 (inclusive) for CCBA members and $15 (inclu-sive) for non-members. Reservations are appreci-ated please call: 386-867-1998 to make a reservation or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.Blue Grey meetingThe Blue Grey Army will have a planning meeting for the 2014 Olustee Festival on Oct. 2 at 5:30 p.m. in the Columbia County School District Central Building, Room 153, at 409 SW St. Johns St. The festival will be Feb. 14-16. For informa-tion, call 755-1097.Oct. 4Fine Arts ShowThe Art League Of North Florida presents the 9th Annual Fine Arts Show through October 25 at the Alfonso Levy Performing Arts Center at the Florida Gateway College. The show is open to all artists 18 years or older. There is an entry fee for members and non members. The art is received from 10am until 3 pm at the college. There will be a reception on Friday September 13th at 6 pm at the Performing Arts Center. There will be art, food and the awards presentation. The entire community is invited to attend. Applications are available at the Gateway Art Gallery 461 SW Main Blvd. or at the College at check in time. For more, call the Gallery at 752-5229 Tuesday through Saturday 10 am-6 pm.Oct. 8On the Constitution The John Birch Society has a new series of DVDs for you to learn how the Constitution was intended to secure rights, not to enable the federal govern-ment to infringe on those rights. Youre invited to attend an ongoing six-part work-shop based on these DVDs that will provide you with a practical, common sense understanding of how the Constitution was intended to limit the government, not the citizens. This understanding will equip you to work with others to solve many of the problems Americans face every day that were created by Big Government. Each class will include a DVD presentation and group discussion. Topics include: Part 1: The Dangers of Democracy (Sept. 3). Part 2: Enumerated vs. Unlimited Power (Sept. 10). Part 3: Constitutional Economics, Constitutional Money (Sept. 17). Part 4: Constitutional War Powers and the Enemy Within (Sept. 24) Part 5: Exposing the Enemies of Freedom (Oct. 1). Part 6: Restoring the Constitution (Oct. 8) Where: Lake City Baptist Temple, 3061 SR 47, Lake City. When: Beginning Tuesday, September 3 at 7:00 pm and every Tuesday after for 5 weeks. More Information: Contact Sharon Higgins by phone (386-935-0821) or email (email@example.com)Oct. 11Fine Arts ShowThe Art League Of North Florida presents the 9th Annual Fine Arts Show through October 25 at the Alfonso Levy Performing Arts Center at the Florida Gateway College. The show is open to all artists 18 years or older. There is an entry fee for members and non members. The art is received from 10am until 3 pm at the college. There will be a reception on Friday September 13th at 6 pm at the Performing Arts Center. There will be art, food and the awards presentation. The entire community is invited to attend. Applications are available at the Gateway Art Gallery 461 SW Main Blvd. or at the College at check in time. For more, call the Gallery at 752-5229 Tuesday through Saturday 10 am-6 pm.Oct. 12Pink Party Zumbathon A Pink Party Zumbathon is set for October 12, 9:00 -10:30 am at Lake City Skating Palace. $10 Donation. All proceeds to Tough Enough to Wear Pink Crisis Fund. Lights, music and dancing! Wear pink! Contact Sarah Sandlin for more info: 386-438-9292 or on Facebook Lake City ZumbaOct. 31Wealth of InformationThe free Wealth of Information Fair will be held Thursday, Oct. 31 from 9 am Noon, LifeStyle Enrichment Center, 628 SE Allison Ct. Lake City. For more, email carols@ ccseniors.com or call 386-755-0235. LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2013 5A5A Florida Gateway College presentsPerspective Sponsored by: Upcoming Schedule: September 30 October 4 Kiwanis Big Boys and Toys with John Kasak, Steve Briscoe, and Sid Thompson October 7-11 Cystic Fibrosis Walk 7 p.m. Monday-Friday Only on Comcast Channel 8 Larry Paul Watkins, Sr.Larry Paul Watkins, Sr., 65 of Lake City, passed away after a long illness Saturday, Septem-ber 21, 2013 at the Gainesville VA Hospital. He was born in Graceville, FL and he moved to Lake City in 1996. He was in the US Army 5 years and served 2 tours in Viet Nam and among his medals he received a purple heart. He loved his country and was a disabled veteran and re-tired, but would do anything to help someone and always had a smile. He is survived by his wife, Margaret Watkins of 20 years, 2 sons Larry Watkins Jr. and Robert Watkins in Beaumont, TX and 2 step-sons, Ray-mond Joyner Lakeland, FL and William Joyner, Jack-sonville, FL., one sister Mary Lou Crutch-HOG:D\FURVV GA. His parents and 3 brothers Freddie, Robert and Jack prede-ceased him. He had many family and friends and extended family, Jim and Kathy and Mike Wilkinson. Moring Funeral Home, Mel-rose, FL will handle his crema-tion and he will be taken to the Jacksonville National Cemetery October 4, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. there will be a memorial service held for him at Athens Baptist Church, Lake City, FL where he was a member, on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 1:00 pm.Obituaries are paid advertise-ments. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified depart-ment at 752-1293. OBITUARIES COMMUNITY CALENDAR Q Submit Community Calendar announcements by mail or drop off at the Reporter office located at 180 E. Duval St., via fax to (386) STEVEN RICHMOND/ Lake City ReporterFords Drive One 4 UR SchoolGeorge H. Hudson Jr. (from left), Delayne Carroll and Bro ok Trulen stand outside a brand new Ford Fusion SE duri ng the Fords Drive One 4 UR School event Saturday at Columbia High. Organized through Rountree Moore Ford Lincoln, the Ford Motor Company agreed to donate $20 to various Columbia High School clubs and groups for every verified test dr ive.
ondary offense and its weak penalties. The legisla tion says first-time offend ers will be charged with a non-moving violation and $30 fine, while second-time offenders will be charged with a moving-violation and $60 fine. However, fines vary county-by-county in Florida for traffic violations. Text and drive in Columbia County and youll receive a $114 non-moving violation fine the first time around, and a $164 moving violation fine for a second offense. Any additional court costs are not included in the pen alties. Nonetheless, the ban can only be enforced as a secondary offense, mean ing law enforcement offi cers will not be able to pull individuals over solely for texting and driving. Rather, an officer must pull over a driver in relation to another traffic offense, such as running a red light or speeding. I would have to visu ally see you texting, LCPD Public Information Officer Steve Shaw said. I might see you looking down in your lap, but cant prove it. I might see you run a red light while looking down at your lap, but you might have been looking at a drink between your legs. The burden of proof is with us, and there are some challenges to it. Of the 256,000 traffic accidents in Florida in 2012, 4,586 of them were attrib uted to distractions from electronic communication devices, according to data from FDOT. However, public safety officials suspect the num ber is much higher, since drivers must admit to using a cell phone before officers can link the crash to cell phone distraction in their accident reports. Since texting and driv ing was not an enforceable offense in Florida, there was no reliable way to track just how many accidents were caused by distracted cell phone use. Florida Highway Patrol Public Affairs Officer Sergreant Trace HislerPace likened the new leg islation to Floridas seatbelt law which started as a sec ondary offense in 1986 and became primary in 2009. It was secondary for many years, but we were able to stop people and talk to them about it and get the message across that its a dangerous thing to do, she said. I feel were going in the same direction, but it takes time. Im very happy to see it go through. However, the new law is not without its loopholes. The legislation contains language saying the law does not apply when the driver is: Reporting an emergen cy, criminal, or suspicious activity to law enforcement authorities; Receiving messages that are related to the operation or navigation of the vehicle, safety-related information, data used by the motor vehicle, or radio broadcasts; Using the device or system for navigation pur poses; Conducting com munication that does not require manual entry (like iPhones Siri voice-recogni tion app); Conducting wireless communication that does not require reading text messages except to acti vate, deactivate, or initiate a feature or function. The law also does not apply to stopped vehicles, including those at red lights or stop signs. The one advantage given to law enforcement is that the users billing records and message contents can be used against them as evidence in the court of law. Message recipients can receive a subpoena to appear in court, as well. Texting while driving will add points under the following circumstances: Use of a wireless com munications device within a school safety zone2 points; Unlawful use of a wire less communications device resulting in a crash6 points. In an effort to pro mote awareness, the Florida Department of Transportation designated Oct. 1 as Put It Down day, encouraging people to consider the consequences of using a cell phone while driving. I certainly hope people will look at [texting and driving] and recognize that its contributing to crash es happening around the state, Shaw said. I hope thats the way people look at it, take that into con sideration and think before they text and drive. Hisler-Pace referred to the new law as just anoth er tool in the toolbox for troopers to use in the field to help save lives. I think its a positive thing, she said. I truly believe any law the legis lature passes that makes the driving environment for motorists safer is a good thing. Itll give us the opportunity to enforce the law. If we can cut down on crashes due to destructive driving, were saving lives. Thats what we want to do. Florida is one of the last states to create legisla tion penalizing texting and driving. 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According to school staff estimates, approximately 1,500 children and family members arrived, raising around $12,000 in school supplies and PTO funding. See story, more photos in Tuesdays Lake City Reporter. Woman faces charge of false imprisonment By STEVEN RICHMOND firstname.lastname@example.org A Columbia County woman is behind bars after assaulting her moth er and resisting officers Thursday night, according to the Columbia County Sheriffs Office. Jessica Ann Jordan, of 128 NW Green Lane, was arrested by sheriffs depu ties physically attacking her mother and detain ing her against her will, according to the arrest report. According to deputies, Jordans mother, Elizabeth, said she was arguing with her daughter over a par enting class and pending Department of Children and Families case, the report said. As the mother attempted to call police, Jordan hid all the phones in the house and told herto sit on a nearby couch while she retrieved a rope-like rubber screen holder in order to restrain her, the report said. The mother said she attempted to flee the house, yelling and screaming, but that Jordan restrained and prevented her, the report said. By STEVEN RICHMOND email@example.com OLUSTEEA thunderous boom broke the cool morning calm as Civil War re-enactors fired Sheila, an 1841-style cannon during the Olustee Civil War Expo Saturday. Fans and historians milled about the historic location of the 1864 Battle of Olustee, learning about the trials, tribulation and history behind Floridas most significant Civil War battle from groups of re-enactors and experts on mid-19th century American life. Scott Miller, one of the cannoneers with the Melrose-based Tri-County Artillery, removed his earplugs and gave attendees a brief his tory lesson on the Battle of Olustee as the smoke from Sheila cleared. It was another Union attempt to get [Tallahassee], Miller said. Florida supplied a great deal of beef to the Confederacy and the Union troops were trying to cut off that supply line. Although the Union forces out numbered the 5,000 entrenched Confederate soldiers at Olustee Station, the South was able to repel the advance of Federal troops and maintain control of Florida. Ive been doing events like these for a few years now, 8th Florida Infantry reenactor Nathan Collins said. I got started as a drummer boy in the Boy Scouts. I think passing this knowedge onto younger generations is important. It helps get them out of textbooks and into the real side of it, the human side. It helps them see what the soldiers went through. Terri Blocker sewed and dyed old fabrics with a group of women from the Jacksonville-based Golden Teacup Society, showing visitors the civilian side of the Civil War. There was a town here before and after the war, Blocker said. Sometimes people forget that life went on at home. People still had to grow food and take care of families. George Scott and Jay Nicely of the 2nd Florida Cavalry huddled around a makeshift fire, heating water and brewing coffee in a small tin cup. Some soldiers only got by on hardtack, which is basically just flour, salt and water. Maybe some game, too, if you were lucky, Scott said. Civil War men put up with a tre mendous amount because they believed in what they were doing. Men back then were willing to sac rifice for a cause. Whether it was preserving the Union or defending their homes, they were just trying to protect their way of life. STEVEN RICHMOND/ Lake City Reporter Terri Blocker demonstrates what life was like for wartime Olustee civilians during the Olustee Civil War Expo Saturday. Her exhibit demonstrated a typical civilians limited access to materials and how women would repurpose worn out fabrics to produce new clothing.
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Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-0428 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 29, 2013 7A the Wards arrived at their river home, left their keys, cell phones and purse in their Chevrolet truck to walk down to the waters edge. They hadnt even unlocked their house yet, he said Thursday. The quick-moving water of the Suwannee River has risen with recent rain, and may have trapped logs along the edge of the dock. Clayton said the couple may have been attempting to get the logs unjammed. According to Claytons Thursday inter view, the Wards were both good friends to him and his wife. He said they were good people who would help you do anything. The LCSO thanked the sheriffs offic es of Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Gilchrist, Franklin and Suwannee counties, as well as Judy Thigpin of K9 Rescue and Recovery, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission and Mayo Correctional Institution. COUPLE: Bodies found Friday Continued From Page 1A CENSUS: County grew poorer Continued From Page 1A egory. The number of housing units has remained stable since 2008, dropping only 1 percent. However, the number of vacant units has risen from 11.8 percent in 2008 to 20.6 percent in 2012, even though the annual percentage of out-of-county immigrants has stayed relatively stable every year between 2008 and 2012 (about 10 percent). If housing vacancy is rising while immi gration remains stable, and the number of housing units has decreased in the same period of time, that suggests one or both of two things: People are leaving Columbia County or theyre dying off. In fact, 19.1 percent of county residents were over the age of 62 in 2012 alone. So where are most of our new residents coming from? In the past five years, of the average 10 percent of new residents: 6-7 percent came from Florida; 3-5 percent came from a different state; 0.0-0.8 percent came from abroad. The 2012 ACS also revealed estimates of the leading ancestries in Columbia County. Of the nearly 68,000 county resi dents, the top five ancestral origins were: German, 17.3 percent; Irish, 14.8 percent; English, 11.2 percent; American, 8.2 percent; Sub-Saharan African (nations south of Egypt, Libya, Algeria, etc), 6.5 per cent. The surveys 2012 sample size for Columbia County was 375 of the countys 28,496 households, officials said. All values in this article are estimates with a 90 per cent confidence level following statistical imputation and extrapolation. Walk4Life raises more than $25,000 By STEVEN RICHMOND firstname.lastname@example.org F our-hundred sixty people laced up their best walking shoes for the 5K Walk4Life in Lake City and Live Oak Saturday morning, raising more than $25,000 for the faith-based Pregnancy Care Center. Everythings running great, Pregnancy Care Center executive director Donna Sandage said, scanning the crowd of participants warm ing up for the event on a cool Saturday morning in Olustee Park. Each participant in the walk was backed by a sponsor, such as a family member or friend, who pledged donations of vari ous sizes to the organization. Were a faith-based organiza tion, meaning we dont receive any state or government funds, Sandage said. So this is an opportunity for people who believe in life, who believe in God, to say that publicly, that every life has a purpose. Walkers of all ages made the 3.1 mile trek through a downtown loop along Marion, Baya, Ermine, and Lake Drive, including Sarah Floyd and her three sons, Gabriel, Grady and Garrett. We support everything theyre doing, Floyd said. I come from an adopted family, so this really means alot to me. Babies are a blessing from the Lord. Five-year-old Grayson Starling could hardly contain his enthusiasm as he bounced around Olustee Park waiting for the walk to begin. Im real excited because Im here with my family, he said. I want to walk for babies. County Commissioner Scarlet Frisina, her children, Chandler and Caitlyn, and her mother, Wanda Parnell were among the participants. Were out here to support the Pregnancy Care Center, Frisina said. Our family choos es life. Just over 220 people partici pated in the Lake City walk. Woman in biting incident arrested A woman institutionalized after alleged ly biting an officer and strangling her three children in the middle of Lake Jeffery Road in August was arrested Friday, according to LCPD. Police said they found Kalandra Perry, of 473 SE Avalon Ave., standing in the roadway near DOT Glen with her three children ages 5, 4 and 1, shortly before 8 p.m. Aug. 22. Two of the children were held by their necks under each of Perrys arms while the third was pinned between her legs, an LCPD release said. As officers attempted to save the chil dren, Perry bit one of the officers on his side, the release said. The children were unharmed aside from minor scrapes, police said. Steven Richmond STEVEN RICHMOND/ Lake City Reporter County Commissioner Scarlet Frisina (second from right) stands with her mother Wanda Parnell and her children Chandler and Caitlyn just before the start of Pregnancy Care Centers Walk4Life Saturday morning. Our familiy chooses life, Frisina said. See more photos of the Walk4Life in Tuesdays Lake City Reporter.
29 30 01 02 03 REGIONAL FORECAST MAP for Sunday, Sep. 29 Sunday's highs/Sunday night's low 85/63 81/67 85/63 83/63 83/67 81/70 83/63 85/68 85/65 88/70 83/68 90/67 85/74 86/76 90/70 88/72 88/76 86/77 Monday Tuesday Cape Canaveral 87/73/pc 87/75/pc Daytona Beach 86/71/ts 87/72/pc Fort Myers 91/73/ts 91/74/ts Ft. Lauderdale 87/76/pc 89/76/ts Gainesville 85/65/sh 86/66/ts Jacksonville 83/66/sh 84/66/ts Key West 88/79/pc 88/79/ts Lake City 85/65/sh 86/66/ts Miami 89/76/pc 88/76/ts Naples 87/73/ts 90/74/ts Ocala 87/66/sh 87/67/ts Orlando 89/72/pc 89/73/ts Panama City 83/73/ts 83/74/pc Pensacola 82/70/ts 82/72/pc Tallahassee 86/68/pc 88/67/pc Tampa 88/72/ts 90/73/ts Valdosta 85/66/pc 87/65/pc W. Palm Beach 87/75/pc 87/75/ts High Saturday Low Saturday 85 94 in 1921 54 in 1962 78 66 68 Saturday 0.14" 6.26" 48.37" 39.76" 4.17" 7:22 a.m. 7:18 p.m. 7:23 a.m. 7:16 p.m. 2:22 a.m. 3:56 p.m. 3:15 a.m. 4:32 p.m. Oct 4 Oct 11 Oct 18 Oct 26 New First Full Last Quarter Quarter A significant tornado outbreak hit Charleston, S.C. on this date in 1938. Five tornadoes ravaged the town, killing 32 people and causing $2 million dollars in damage. Markey and Broad Streets were almost totally destroyed by the third tornado in the outbreak. Showers and a few thunderstorms will stretch from the eastern Great Lakes to Texas along a cold front. A storm system in the Northwest will be responsible for windy and rainy conditions, with some locally heavy rain possible. 119, Lexington, NE 15, Wolf Creek Pass, CO Saturday Today Saturday Today Saturday Today Saturday Today Saturday Today Saturday Today Albany NY 62/57/.00 68/51/cd Albuquerque 64/43/.00 77/52/s Anchorage 48/36/.00 51/35/pc Atlanta 77/57/.00 77/60/pc Baltimore 71/55/.00 74/53/pc Billings 55/41/.00 71/49/pc Birmingham 79/61/.00 80/59/pc Bismarck 64/46/.01 79/48/pc Boise 57/53/.00 65/54/r Boston 66/55/.00 67/51/pc Buffalo 73/50/.00 73/56/pc Charleston SC 78/59/.00 79/58/pc Charleston WV 77/50/.00 76/57/pc Charlotte 73/53/.00 76/57/pc Cheyenne 60/34/.00 71/45/s Chicago 82/55/.00 71/50/s Cincinnati 80/55/.00 72/57/sh Cleveland 75/54/.00 72/56/sh Columbia SC 77/64/.17 75/51/s Dallas 87/75/.02 80/66/pc Daytona Beach 83/71/1.34 83/67/pc Denver 64/39/.12 78/41/s Des Moines 70/57/.22 76/50/s Detroit 73/53/.00 67/53/sh El Paso 73/60/.00 83/58/s Fairbanks 42/36/.00 46/30/sn Greensboro 70/52/.00 74/54/pc Hartford 73/46/.00 73/46/s Honolulu 82/73/.02 87/73/pc Houston 87/77/.53 87/74/ts Indianapolis 82/56/.00 72/53/sh Jackson MS 82/64/.00 80/63/sh Jacksonville 77/69/.12 81/64/pc Kansas City 73/58/.40 76/51/s Las Vegas 77/57/.00 88/63/s Little Rock 87/66/.00 80/66/ts Los Angeles 88/61/.00 82/60/s Memphis 82/66/.00 79/67/ts Miami 88/77/.02 88/75/pc Minneapolis 72/55/.14 74/55/s Mobile 84/63/.00 84/64/pc New Orleans 86/70/.00 85/70/pc New York 74/56/.00 71/56/pc Oakland 72/55/.00 69/59/pc Oklahoma City 78/59/1.35 77/51/s Omaha 75/55/.44 78/53/s Orlando 85/72/.08 88/68/pc Philadelphia 73/57/.00 74/53/pc Phoenix 88/64/.00 94/66/s Pittsburgh 72/52/.00 74/53/pc Portland ME 71/49/.00 66/46/s Portland OR 63/57/.36 62/53/r Raleigh 73/50/.00 75/55/pc Rapid City 64/34/.03 79/51/pc Reno 69/39/.00 73/52/pc Sacramento 78/48/.00 78/59/pc Salt Lake City 64/42/.00 77/55/pc San Antonio 82/80/.00 87/71/ts San Diego 82/61/.00 73/62/s San Francisco 71/53/.00 65/58/pc Seattle 60/55/1.11 60/51/r Spokane 55/48/.23 56/45/r St. Louis 84/66/.00 76/55/pc Tampa 88/72/.00 88/72/pc Tucson 86/57/.00 89/61/s Washington 71/60/.00 73/58/pc Acapulco 87/77/.00 87/77/pc Amsterdam 62/46/.00 60/44/s Athens 84/62/.00 82/69/s Auckland 62/55/.00 62/53/pc Beijing 68/51/.00 71/53/s Berlin 57/37/.00 59/41/pc Buenos Aires 62/57/.00 62/46/r Cairo 86/68/.00 84/68/s Geneva 69/55/.00 78/57/pc Havana 87/73/.00 89/69/ts Helsinki 50/37/.00 51/41/pc Hong Kong 86/78/.00 89/75/pc Kingston 89/80/.00 89/80/pc La Paz 64/30/.00 62/32/ts Lima 64/59/.00 64/57/pc London 66/53/.00 66/53/pc Madrid 73/62/.00 73/53/pc Mexico City 77/53/.00 77/57/pc Montreal 71/48/.00 71/48/pc Moscow 42/39/.00 46/37/pc Nairobi 84/59/.00 80/59/ts Nassau 91/77/.00 87/77/s New Delhi 95/77/.00 91/78/ts Oslo 53/51/.00 51/46/pc Panama 84/77/.00 86/75/ts Paris 69/59/.00 77/59/r Rio 78/64/.00 80/69/ts Rome 80/55/.00 80/59/s San Juan PR 93/80/.00 93/79/pc Santiago 91/71/.00 91/71/pc Seoul 73/59/.00 69/53/r Singapore 89/80/.00 89/77/ts St. Thomas VI 89/80/.00 90/79/pc Sydney 86/53/.00 89/53/s Tel Aviv 82/69/.00 82/69/pc Tokyo 73/60/.00 75/64/pc Toronto 64/57/.00 62/57/s Vienna 60/37/.00 62/48/s Warsaw 51/41/.00 53/35/pc H H H H H H H H L L L L 69/44 Bangor 67/51 Boston 73/55 New York 73/58 Washington D.C. 76/57 Charlotte 77/60 Atlanta 77/51 City 82/65 Dallas 87/74 Houston 74/55 Minneapolis 71/50 Chicago 79/67 Memphis 73/58 Cincinnati 68/54 Detroit 88/70 Orlando 88/75 Miami Oklahoma 68/47 Falls International 76/55 Louis St. 78/53 Omaha 78/41 Denver 77/52 Albuquerque 94/66 Phoenix 71/49 Billings 65/54 Boise 62/53 Portland 60/51 Seattle 85/70 Orleans New 79/51 City Rapid 77/55 City Salt Lake 85/63 Vegas Las 74/60 Angeles Los 65/58 Francisco San 51/35 Anchorage 46/30 Fairbanks 87/73 Honolulu -20 -15 -10 100 50 60 70 80 90 100 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 82 82 84 84 87 78 78 73 73 74 71 70 68 68 Actual high Actual low Average high Average low WEATHER BY-THE-DAY Very High 9 15 mins to burn Partly cloudy Partly cloudy Isolated storms Partly cloudy Slight chance of storms Slight chance of storms SUN 85 63 MON 85 63 TUE 86 65 WED 86 65 THU 85 67 HI LO HI LO HI LO HI LO HI LO 2013 8A LAKE CITY REPORTER WEATHER SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 29, 2013 Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-0428 8A DEBT CONSOLIDATION BANK OFFER NOT AVAILABLE ON EXISTING CAMPUS LOANS. 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Palm Beach 87/75/pc 87/75/ts High Saturday Low Saturday 85 94 in 1921 54 in 1962 78 66 68 Saturday 0.14" 6.26" 48.37" 39.76" 4.17" 7:22 a.m. 7:18 p.m. 7:23 a.m. 7:16 p.m. 2:22 a.m. 3:56 p.m. 3:15 a.m. 4:32 p.m. Oct 4 Oct 11 Oct 18 Oct 26 New First Full Last Quarter Quarter A significant tornado outbreak hit Charleston, S.C. on this date in 1938. Five tornadoes ravaged the town, killing 32 people and causing $2 million dollars in damage. Markey and Broad Streets were almost totally destroyed by the third tornado in the outbreak. Showers and a few thunderstorms will stretch from the eastern Great Lakes to Texas along a cold front. A storm system in the Northwest will be responsible for windy and rainy conditions, with some locally heavy rain possible. 119, Lexington, NE 15, Wolf Creek Pass, CO Saturday Today Saturday Today Saturday Today Saturday Today Saturday Today Saturday Today Albany NY 62/57/.00 68/51/cd Albuquerque 64/43/.00 77/52/s Anchorage 48/36/.00 51/35/pc Atlanta 77/57/.00 77/60/pc Baltimore 71/55/.00 74/53/pc Billings 55/41/.00 71/49/pc Birmingham 79/61/.00 80/59/pc Bismarck 64/46/.01 79/48/pc Boise 57/53/.00 65/54/r Boston 66/55/.00 67/51/pc Buffalo 73/50/.00 73/56/pc Charleston SC 78/59/.00 79/58/pc Charleston WV 77/50/.00 76/57/pc Charlotte 73/53/.00 76/57/pc Cheyenne 60/34/.00 71/45/s Chicago 82/55/.00 71/50/s Cincinnati 80/55/.00 72/57/sh Cleveland 75/54/.00 72/56/sh Columbia SC 77/64/.17 75/51/s Dallas 87/75/.02 80/66/pc Daytona Beach 83/71/1.34 83/67/pc Denver 64/39/.12 78/41/s Des Moines 70/57/.22 76/50/s Detroit 73/53/.00 67/53/sh El Paso 73/60/.00 83/58/s Fairbanks 42/36/.00 46/30/sn Greensboro 70/52/.00 74/54/pc Hartford 73/46/.00 73/46/s Honolulu 82/73/.02 87/73/pc Houston 87/77/.53 87/74/ts Indianapolis 82/56/.00 72/53/sh Jackson MS 82/64/.00 80/63/sh Jacksonville 77/69/.12 81/64/pc Kansas City 73/58/.40 76/51/s Las Vegas 77/57/.00 88/63/s Little Rock 87/66/.00 80/66/ts Los Angeles 88/61/.00 82/60/s Memphis 82/66/.00 79/67/ts Miami 88/77/.02 88/75/pc Minneapolis 72/55/.14 74/55/s Mobile 84/63/.00 84/64/pc New Orleans 86/70/.00 85/70/pc New York 74/56/.00 71/56/pc Oakland 72/55/.00 69/59/pc Oklahoma City 78/59/1.35 77/51/s Omaha 75/55/.44 78/53/s Orlando 85/72/.08 88/68/pc Philadelphia 73/57/.00 74/53/pc Phoenix 88/64/.00 94/66/s Pittsburgh 72/52/.00 74/53/pc Portland ME 71/49/.00 66/46/s Portland OR 63/57/.36 62/53/r Raleigh 73/50/.00 75/55/pc Rapid City 64/34/.03 79/51/pc Reno 69/39/.00 73/52/pc Sacramento 78/48/.00 78/59/pc Salt Lake City 64/42/.00 77/55/pc San Antonio 82/80/.00 87/71/ts San Diego 82/61/.00 73/62/s San Francisco 71/53/.00 65/58/pc Seattle 60/55/1.11 60/51/r Spokane 55/48/.23 56/45/r St. Louis 84/66/.00 76/55/pc Tampa 88/72/.00 88/72/pc Tucson 86/57/.00 89/61/s Washington 71/60/.00 73/58/pc Acapulco 87/77/.00 87/77/pc Amsterdam 62/46/.00 60/44/s Athens 84/62/.00 82/69/s Auckland 62/55/.00 62/53/pc Beijing 68/51/.00 71/53/s Berlin 57/37/.00 59/41/pc Buenos Aires 62/57/.00 62/46/r Cairo 86/68/.00 84/68/s Geneva 69/55/.00 78/57/pc Havana 87/73/.00 89/69/ts Helsinki 50/37/.00 51/41/pc Hong Kong 86/78/.00 89/75/pc Kingston 89/80/.00 89/80/pc La Paz 64/30/.00 62/32/ts Lima 64/59/.00 64/57/pc London 66/53/.00 66/53/pc Madrid 73/62/.00 73/53/pc Mexico City 77/53/.00 77/57/pc Montreal 71/48/.00 71/48/pc Moscow 42/39/.00 46/37/pc Nairobi 84/59/.00 80/59/ts Nassau 91/77/.00 87/77/s New Delhi 95/77/.00 91/78/ts Oslo 53/51/.00 51/46/pc Panama 84/77/.00 86/75/ts Paris 69/59/.00 77/59/r Rio 78/64/.00 80/69/ts Rome 80/55/.00 80/59/s San Juan PR 93/80/.00 93/79/pc Santiago 91/71/.00 91/71/pc Seoul 73/59/.00 69/53/r Singapore 89/80/.00 89/77/ts St. Thomas VI 89/80/.00 90/79/pc Sydney 86/53/.00 89/53/s Tel Aviv 82/69/.00 82/69/pc Tokyo 73/60/.00 75/64/pc Toronto 64/57/.00 62/57/s Vienna 60/37/.00 62/48/s Warsaw 51/41/.00 53/35/pc H H H H H H H H L L L L 69/44 Bangor 67/51 Boston 73/55 New York 73/58 Washington D.C. 76/57 Charlotte 77/60 Atlanta 77/51 City 82/65 Dallas 87/74 Houston 74/55 Minneapolis 71/50 Chicago 79/67 Memphis 73/58 Cincinnati 68/54 Detroit 88/70 Orlando 88/75 Miami Oklahoma 68/47 Falls International 76/55 Louis St. 78/53 Omaha 78/41 Denver 77/52 Albuquerque 94/66 Phoenix 71/49 Billings 65/54 Boise 62/53 Portland 60/51 Seattle 85/70 Orleans New 79/51 City Rapid 77/55 City Salt Lake 85/63 Vegas Las 74/60 Angeles Los 65/58 Francisco San 51/35 Anchorage 46/30 Fairbanks 87/73 Honolulu -20 -15 -10 100 50 60 70 80 90 100 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 82 82 84 84 87 78 78 73 73 74 71 70 68 68 Actual high Actual low Average high Average low WEATHER BY-THE-DAY Very High 9 15 mins to burn Partly cloudy Partly cloudy Isolated storms Partly cloudy Slight chance of storms Slight chance of storms SUN 85 63 MON 85 63 TUE 86 65 WED 86 65 THU 85 67 HI LO HI LO HI LO HI LO HI LO 2013
Lake City Reporter SPORTS Sunday, September 29, 2013 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B Story ideas? Contact Tim Kirby Sports Editor 754-0421 email@example.com 1BSPORTS The Columbia County Republican Party Lincoln/Reagan Dinner The Honorable Rick Scott, Governor The Honorable Ted Yoho, US Congress The Honorable Charlie Dean, State Senator The Honorable Elizabeth Porter, State Representative Monday, October 7th at 6:30 PM Florida Gateway College Howard Conference Center Lake City Florida Dinner: $50 per person For information please call 386-292-0643 or email firstname.lastname@example.org The Art League of North Florida will be displaying works by local artists prior to dinner. All works displayed will be available for purchase. Still undefeated BRENT KUYKENDALL /Lake City Reporter Columbia High running back Lonnie Underwood tries to break loose from Englewood Highs Ergen Imeri in the Tigers 59-0 win in Jacksonville on Friday. Tigers go on Ram-page against Englewood, 59-0 By BRANDON FINLEY email@example.com Columbia High moved to 5-0 on the season with ease as the Tigers rammed through Englewood High with a 59-0 win in District 4-6A play in Jacksonville on Friday. Running back Lonnie Underwood rushed for five touchdowns all in the first half for the third straight week and finished with 215 yards. Underwood came out of the game in the second half after sustaining a shot to the ribs toward the end of the first half, according to head coach Brian Allen. Underwood said he thinks about the record. Hes also thinking about the single-season rushing touchdown mark which is 28 touchdowns held by run ning back coach Quinton Callum. Underwood has 22 rushing touchdowns through five games. I wanted to stay in, Allen said. I felt like I was running good, but there are more games. It would mean a lot to break the record. Allen said that Underwoods time would come, but his main concern was the running backs health. He got hit in the rib area, and I wanted to be smart about it, Allen said. The best thing to do was take him off the field and save him for when we need him the most. Nate Taylor continued to play well at quarterback with a 6-for-9 game with 139 yards through the air and a touchdown. The Tigers began the game with a 24-yard field goal from Brayden Thomas and never looked back in their first defensive shutout of the season. Underwoods first touch down came on a five-yard score with 3:51 remain ing in the first quarter. He broke a 75-yard run to set up the touchdown on the play before. Columbia forced a threeand-out early in the second quarter after Will Bowen registered a sack and the Tigers began to pour it on the Rams. Underwood scored his second touchdown of the game on a 25-yard run com ing with 5:17 remaining in the second quarter to give Columbia a 16-0 lead. After a 40-yard return from Roger Cray follow ing the Rams next posses sion and a face mask pen alty added on, Underwood added a third touchdown from five yards out to give Columbia a 23-0 lead with 3:05 remaining in the half. Carlos Vega added a fumble recovery to the defenses day and set up Underwood for a 10-yard touchdown run and the Tigers had a 30-0 lead with 2:03 remaining in the first half. His play has been non-measurable to what he means to our football team, Allen said of Vega. You cant account for what he does in pure num bers. Hes a guy that has CHS continued on 2B
SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today AUTO RACING 2 p.m. ESPN NASCAR, Sprint Cup, AAA 400, at Dover, Del. 8:30 p.m. ESPN2 NHRA, Midwest Nationals, at Madison, Ill. (same-day tape) GOLF 8 a.m. TGC European PGA Tour, Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, final round, at St. Andrews, Scotland 3 p.m. TGC Web.com Tour Championship, final round, at Ponte Vedra Beach 7 p.m. TGC Champions Tour, First Tee Open, final round, at Pebble Beach, Calif. MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 2 p.m. WGN Kansas City at Chicago White Sox Time TBA TBS Teams TBA MOTORSPORTS 8 a.m. FS1 MotoGP World Championship, Gran Premio de Aragon, at Aragon, Spain NFL FOOTBALL 1 p.m. CBS Regional coverageFOX Regional coverage 4 p.m. CBS Regional coverage 4:25 p.m. FOX Doubleheader game 8 p.m. NBC New England at Atlanta SOCCER 8:25 a.m. NBCSN Premier League, Norwich at Stoke City 10:55 a.m. NBCSN Premier League, Liverpool at Sunderland 3:30 p.m. NBC MLS, Los Angeles at Portland 9 p.m. ESPN MLS, New York at Seattle 1:30 a.m. ESPN2 FIFA, Beach World Cup, championship, at Papeete, Tahiti (delayed tape) WNBA BASKETBALL 3 p.m. ESPN2 Playoffs, conference finals, game 2, Atlanta at Indiana 5 p.m. ESPN2 Playoffs, conference finals, game 2, Minnesota at Phoenix Monday BOXING 9 p.m. FS1 Welterweights, Sadam Ali (16-0-0) vs. Jay Krupp (17-5-1), at Brooklyn, N.Y. NFL FOOTBALL 8:25 p.m. ESPN Miami at New Orleans SOCCER 2:55 p.m. NBCSN Premier League, Newcastle at EvertonBASEBALLAL standings East Division W L Pct GB x-Boston 97 63 .606 Tampa Bay 90 71 .559 7 New York 84 77 .522 13 Baltimore 83 77 .519 14Toronto 74 87 .460 23 Central Division W L Pct GB x-Detroit 93 67 .581 Cleveland 91 70 .565 2Kansas City 85 76 .528 8 Minnesota 66 95 .410 27 Chicago 63 98 .391 30 West Division W L Pct GB x-Oakland 95 66 .590 Texas 90 71 .559 5 Los Angeles 78 83 .484 17 Seattle 71 90 .441 24 Houston 51 110 .317 44 x-clinched division Saturdays Games Texas 7, L.A. Angels 4Cleveland 5, Minnesota 1Toronto 7, Tampa Bay 2Seattle 7, Oakland 5Chicago White Sox 6, Kansas City 5N.Y. Yankees 2, Houston 1Boston at Baltimore (n)Detroit at Miami (n) Todays Games Tampa Bay (M.Moore 16-4) at Toronto (Redmond 4-2), 1:07 p.m. Detroit (Verlander 13-12) at Miami (H.Alvarez 4-6), 1:10 p.m. Boston (Lackey 10-13) at Baltimore (Tillman 16-7), 1:35 p.m. Cleveland (U.Jimenez 12-9) at Minnesota (Diamond 6-12), 2:10 p.m. Kansas City (B.Chen 8-4) at Chicago White Sox (Quintana 9-6), 2:10 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (Undecided) at Houston (Bedard 4-12), 2:10 p.m. L.A. Angels (Vargas 9-7) at Texas (Darvish 13-9), 3:05 p.m. Oakland (Gray 4-3) at Seattle (E.Ramirez 5-2), 4:10 p.m. End of Regular Season NL standings East Division W L Pct GB x-Atlanta 95 65 .594 Washington 85 75 .531 10New York 73 88 .453 22 Philadelphia 72 88 .450 23 Miami 60 100 .375 35 Central Division W L Pct GB x-St. Louis 96 65 .596 y-Pittsburgh 93 68 .578 3 y-Cincinnati 90 71 .559 6 Milwaukee 74 87 .460 22Chicago 66 95 .410 30 West Division W L Pct GB x-Los Angeles 92 68 .575 Arizona 80 80 .500 12 San Diego 76 85 .472 16 San Francisco 75 86 .466 17 Colorado 72 88 .450 20 x-clinched division y-clinched wild card Saturdays Games Pittsburgh 8, Cincinnati 3San Diego 9, San Francisco 3Milwaukee 4, N.Y. Mets 2, 10 inningsSt. Louis 6, Chicago Cubs 2Detroit at Miami (n)Philadelphia at Atlanta (n)Washington at Arizona (n)Colorado at L.A. Dodgers (n) Todays Games Detroit (Verlander 13-12) at Miami (H.Alvarez 4-6), 1:10 p.m. Milwaukee (Estrada 7-4) at N.Y. Mets (Niese 8-8), 1:10 p.m. Pittsburgh (Cole 10-7) at Cincinnati (Cueto 5-2), 1:10 p.m. Philadelphia (Miner 0-1) at Atlanta (Teheran 13-8), 1:35 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Samardzija 8-12) at St. Louis (J.Kelly 9-5), 2:15 p.m. San Diego (T.Ross 3-8) at San Francisco (M.Cain 8-10), 4:05 p.m. Colorado (Undecided) at L.A. Dodgers (Ryu 14-7), 4:10 p.m. Washington (Roark 7-1) at Arizona (Miley 10-10), 4:10 p.m. End of Regular SeasonFOOTBALLNFL standings AMERICAN CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PANew England 3 0 0 1.000 59 34Miami 3 0 0 1.000 74 53N.Y. Jets 2 1 0 .667 55 50Buffalo 1 2 0 .333 65 73 South W L T Pct PF PAHouston 2 1 0 .667 70 82Indianapolis 2 1 0 .667 68 48Tennessee 2 1 0 .667 60 56Jacksonville 0 3 0 .000 28 92 North W L T Pct PF PACincinnati 2 1 0 .667 75 64Baltimore 2 1 0 .667 71 64Cleveland 1 2 0 .333 47 64Pittsburgh 0 3 0 .000 42 76 West W L T Pct PF PADenver 3 0 0 1.000 127 71Kansas City 3 0 0 1.000 71 34Oakland 1 2 0 333 57 67San Diego 1 2 0 .333 78 81 NATIONAL CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PADallas 2 1 0 .667 83 55Philadelphia 1 2 0 .333 79 86N.Y. Giants 0 3 0 .000 54 115Washington 0 3 0 .000 67 98 South W L T Pct PF PANew Orleans 3 0 0 1.000 70 38Carolina 1 2 0 .333 68 36Atlanta 1 2 0 .333 71 74Tampa Bay 0 3 0 .000 34 57 North W L T Pct PF PAChicago 3 0 0 1.000 95 74Detroit 2 1 0 .667 82 69Green Bay 1 2 0 .333 96 88Minnesota 0 3 0 .000 81 96 West W L T Pct PF PASeattle 3 0 0 1.000 86 27San Francisco 2 2 0 .500 79 95Arizona 1 2 0 .333 56 79St. Louis 1 3 0 .250 69 121 Thursdays Game San Francisco 35, St. Louis 11 Todays Games N.Y. Giants at Kansas City, 1 p.m.Seattle at Houston, 1 p.m.Baltimore at Buffalo, 1 p.m.Arizona at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.Indianapolis at Jacksonville, 1 p.m.Cincinnati at Cleveland, 1 p.m.Chicago at Detroit, 1 p.m.Pittsburgh vs. Minnesota at London, 1 p.m. N.Y. Jets at Tennessee, 4:05 p.m.Washington at Oakland, 4:25 p.m.Dallas at San Diego, 4:25 p.m.Philadelphia at Denver, 4:25 p.m.New England at Atlanta, 8:30 p.m. Mondays Games Miami at New Orleans, 8:40 p.m.Open: Carolina, Green BayAUTO RACINGRace week NASCAR SPRINT CUP AAA 400 Site: Dover, Del.Schedule: Today, 2 p.m. (ESPN, 1-6 p.m.). Track: Dover International Speedway (oval, 1.0 miles). Race distance: 400 miles, 400 laps.Next race: Hollywood Casino 400, Oct. 6, Kansas Speedway, Kansas City, Kan. Online: http:// www.nascar.com NATIONWIDE Next race: Kansas Lottery 300, Oct. 5, Kansas Speedway, Kansas City, Kan. CAMPING WORLD TRUCK Next race: Freds 250, Oct. 19, Talladega Superspeedway, Talladega, Ala. NHRA MELLO YELLO DRAG RACING NHRA MIDWEST NATIONALS Site: Madison, Ill.Schedule: Today, final eliminations (ESPN2, 8:30-11:30 p.m.). Track: Gateway Motorsports Park.Next event: Auto-Plus NHRA Nationals, Oct. 3-6, Maple Grove Raceway, Reading, Pa. Online: http:// www.nhra.com IZOD INDYCAR Next races: Grand Prix of Houston, Oct. 5-6, Streets of Houston, Houston. Online: http:// www.indycar.com FORMULA ONE Next race: Korean Grand Prix, Oct. 6, Korean International Circuit, Yeongam, South Korea. Online: http:// www.formula1.com OTHER RACES GRAND-AM ROLEX SPORTS CAR SERIES: (Today, Fox Sports 1, noon-3 p.m.), Lime Rock Park, Lakeville, Conn. Online: http:// www.grand-am.com AAA 400 qualifying At Dover International SpeedwayDover, Del. Friday qualifying; race today (Car number in parentheses) 1. (88) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 161.849. 2. (20) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 161.805.3. (39) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 161.74. 4. (99) Carl Edwards, Ford, 161.609.5. (43) Aric Almirola, Ford, 161.609.6. (2) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 161.594.7. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 161.493. 8. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 161.341. 9. (78) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 161.326. 10. (56) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 161.204. 11. (22) Joey Logano, Ford, 161.023.12. (29) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 160.8. 13. (42) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 160.736. 14. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 160.721.15. (17) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 160.714. 16. (24) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 160.664. 17. (47) A J Allmendinger, Toyota, 160.65. 18. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 160.557. 19. (16) Greg Biffle, Ford, 160.542.20. (5) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 160.371. 21. (27) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 160.249. 22. (55) Brian Vickers, Toyota, 160.1.23. (15) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 159.851.24. (9) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 159.645. 25. (31) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 158.779. 26. (13) Casey Mears, Ford, 158.611.27. (34) David Ragan, Ford, 158.451.28. (38) David Gilliland, Ford, 158.263.29. (14) Mark Martin, Chevrolet, 157.992. 30. (93) Travis Kvapil, Toyota, 157.929.31. (10) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 157.563. 32. (36) J.J. Yeley, Chevrolet, 157.549.33. (30) Cole Whitt, Toyota, 157.336.34. (98) Michael McDowell, Ford, 156.883. 35. (95) Reed Sorenson, Ford, 156.692. 36. (51) Ryan Truex, Chevrolet, 156.644. 37. (33) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, Owner Points. 38. (35) Josh Wise, Ford, Owner Points. 39. (83) David Reutimann, Toyota, Owner Points. 40. (7) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, Owner Points. 41. (87) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, Owner Points. 42. (32) Timmy Hill, Ford, Owner Points. 43. (40) Tony Raines, Chevrolet, Owner Points.BASKETBALLWNBA playoffs CONFERENCE FINALS (Best-of-3) Eastern Conference Atlanta1, Indiana 0 Thursday Atlanta 84, Indiana 79 Today Atlanta at Indiana, 3 p.m. Western Conference Minnesota 1, Phoenix 0 Thursday Minnesota 85, Phoenix 62 Today Minnesota at Phoenix, 5 p.m. 2B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2013 Page Editor: Brandon Finley, 754-04202BSPORTS transfered out and came back in and got it right he second time. Going into the year, we wondered howd we replace a guy like Javere Smith, but hes a little guy that gives us every inch of what hes got. The Tigers brought out the running clock for the second half with a three-play drive to end the first half. It began with a 20-yard pass from Nate Taylor to Underwood, followed with a 21-yard pass to Carswell. Underwood capped the drive off with a nine-yard touchdown run. Taylor got into the touchdown action to begin the second half when he hit Akeem Williams for a 51-yard strike on the halfs second play to give Columbia a 44-0 lead. Allen went as far as to say that Taylor might have earned the starting spot going forward, but wouldnt rule out Jake Thomas tak-ing snaps in a game during the future. Its scary how hes been playing as only a sopho-more, Allen said. Hes a guy that has a chance to go 4-0 while Jake is down. Hes still making mistakes, but its hard to go to a kid and tell him hes going to sit when all hes done is win games. Its like I said before the season though, I expect both to have chanc-es to play before the season is over. After a three-and-out, Englewood went to punt on its first possession of the second half. A bad snap forced a safety to give Columbia a 46-0 lead. The Tigers would add to it with a drive that spanned into the fourth quarter and was capped off by a Darian Dallas touchdown run from a yard away to give Columbia a 52-0 lead. The games final score came when Zedrick Woods forced a fumble on a kick-off and Cray scooped it up to score for the 59-0 final. Columbia (5-0, 2-0 District 4-6A) returns to Lake City for homecom-ing against Orange Park High at 7:30 p.m. on Friday. CHS: Tigers roll Rams in district Continued From Page 1B BRENT KUYKENDALL /Lake City ReporterColumbia Highs Kemario Bell goes over the top of the E nglewood High defense on Friday. Florida win streak over Kentucky reaches 27Associated PressLEXINGTON, Ky. Matt Jones rushed for 176 yards and a touchdown and Tyler Murphy threw for 156 yards and a score as No. 20 Florida beat Kentucky 24-7 on Saturday night, its 27th straight win over the Wildcats. Murphy also rushed for a 3-yard TD in his first career start for the Gators (3-1, 2-0 SEC). Jones outgained Kentucky while he and Murphy provided all of the Gators touchdowns in the first half to extend the lon-gest active winning streak over a major opponent. Joe Mansours 25-yard run on a fake field goal was the only TD for Kentucky (1-3, 0-1), which was out-gained 402-173.No. 1 Alabama 25, No. 21 Mississippi 0TUSCALOOSA, Ala. T.J. Yeldon rushed for 121 yards, Kenyan Drake gained 99 and a dominat-ing defense powered No. 1 Alabama to a victory over No. 21 Mississippi. Yeldon scored on a 68-yard run and Drake added a 50-yard scamper for the Crimson Tide (4-0, 2-0 SEC), which outgained the Rebels 434-205. Ole Miss (3-1, 1-1) was seeking its first 4-0 start in 43 years. AJ McCarron completed 25 of 32 passes for 180 yards with an interception for Alabama.
Associated PressBOSTON Jameis Winston threw for four touchdowns, including a 55-yard Hail Mary as time expired in the first half to help No. 8 Florida State rally from a slow start and beat Boston College 48-34 on Saturday. Winston had first-half touchdown passes of 56 and 10 yards to tie the game after BC opened a 17-3 lead. The desperation heave to Kenny Shaw made it 24-17, then Winston added a fourth TD pass in the second half. In all, the Florida State freshman completed 17 of 28 passes for 330 yards and ran 14 times for 67 more. The Seminoles lead the ACC with 51.25 points per game.No. 15 Miami 49, South Florida 21TAMPA The 15thranked Hurricanes scored on their first three posses-sions during a rout of win-less South Florida. Stephen Morris threw for two touchdowns, and Duke Johnson scored a TD in his eighth consecutive game for the Hurricanes, who are off to their best start since 2004. Morris threw for 222 yards and tossed TD passes of 19 yards to Herb Waters and 34 yards to Stacy Coley.No. 9 Georgia 44, No. 6 LSU 41ATHENS, Ga. Aaron Murray threw four touch-down passes, including a 25-yarder to Justin Scott-Wesley with 1:47 remain-ing, and Georgia rallied to beat LSU. LSU got a career-best 372 yards passing from former Georgia quarterback Zach Mettenberger in his return to Athens. The Tigers went ahead 41-37 on Jeremy Hills 8-yard touchdown run with 4:14 to go.No. 14 Oklahoma 35, No. 22 Notre Dame. 21SOUTH BEND, Ind. Blake Bell threw a 54-yard touchdown pass to Sterling Shepard in the fourth quarter and No. 14 Oklahoma jumped to a two-touchdown lead in the opening 3 minutes and beat No. 22 Notre Dame. Page Editor: Brandon Finley, 754-0420 LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2013 3B3BSPORTS BRIEFS GAMES Monday Q Columbia High girls golf in Sebring tournament at Highland Ridge Golf Club, TBA Q Columbia High boys golf in Sebring tournament at Sun N Lake Country Club, 9 a.m. Tuesday Q Columbia High volleyball Dig Pink vs. Fort White High, 6 p.m. (JV-5) Thursday Q Columbia High volleyball at Middleburg High, 3:30 p.m. (JV-2) Q Columbia High boys golf vs. Gainesville High at Gainesville Country Club, 4 p.m. Q Fort White High volleyball Dig Pink vs. Union County High, 6 p.m. (JV-5) Q Columbia High JV football at Trinity Christian Academy, 7 p.m. Q Fort White High JV football vs. Suwannee High, 7 p.m. Friday Q Columbia High football vs. Orange Park High, 7:30 p.m. Q Fort White High football at Fernandina Beach High, 7:30 p.m. Saturday Q Columbia High cross country at Buchholz High, 8 a.m. RUNNING Breast cancer 5K Saturday The Suwannee River Breast Cancer Awareness 5K run/walk is Saturday 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@ windstream.net ZUMBA Pink Party Zumbathon A Pink Party Zumbathon is 9-10:30 a.m. Oct. 12 at Lake City Skating Palace. Donation is $10 with all proceeds going to the Tough Enough to Wear Pink crisis fund. For details, call Sarah Sandlin at 438-9292. 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 with entry fee deals. For details, call Lee Minson at 365-2624 or Todd Gustavson at 365-2133. CHS FOOTBALL Q-back Club meeting Monday The Columbia High Quarterback Club meets at 7 p.m. Monday in the Jones Fieldhouse. For details, call Allen Masters at 292-0725. FORT WHITE FOOTBALL Q-back Club meets Monday The Fort White Quarterback Club meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the faculty lounge at the high school. For details, call Margie Kluess at 365-9302.Q From staff reports JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterColumbia Highs Lauren Revoir warms up before the team s home meet against Ridgeview and Baker County high schools on Thursday.Columbia solid in opening swim meetBy BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comColumbia High had a near sweep in its opening swim meet of the year on Thursday. The Lady Tigers were two-for-two against Ridgeview and Baker County high schools, while the men finished with a split after defeating Baker County, but falling to Ridgeview. The Lady Tigers defeated Baker County 175-61 and knocked off Ridgeview 157-121. The Tigers defeated Baker County 144-88, but fell 133-136 to Ridgeview. Individual winners for the Lady Tigers were: Q Courtney Britt, Lindsay Lee, Hannah Burns and Skyler Covert in the 200 medley relay; Q Lee in the 200 freestyle; Q Covert in the 200 IM; Q Burns in the 100 fly; Q Britt in the 100 free; Q Burns in the 500 free; Q Lee in the 100 backstroke; Q Sydney Morse in the 100 breaststroke; Q Britt, Burns, Lee and Covert in the 400 free relay. Individual winners for the men were: Q Cody Smith, Risley Mabile, Dennis Minshew and Jackson Nettles in the 200 medley relay; Q Smith in the 200 IM; Q Nettles in the 50 free; Q Minshew in the 100 fly; Q Nettles in the 100 free; Q Minshew in the 500 free; Q Smith in the 100 backstroke. The swim teams meet Oakleaf and Nease high schools at 4:30 p.m. Oct. 8 in Jacksonville. Tough losses for volleyball teamsFrom staff reportsColumbia High is off to a 1-3 start at the Oak Hall Tournament. The Lady Tigers fell to Cornerstone, Melbourne Central Catholic and Eastside high schools before knocking off Williston to get a win. Hanna Baker and Meghan Yates lead the team with three aces in the opening games. Burns also leads the team with 48 assists. Annie Milton leads the team with four blocks and is tied with Jara Courson for the teams lead in kills with 15. Hollianne Dorhn has 12 kills for the tournament. Yates and Grace Harry each have six kills. Fort White Highs volleyball team took on defending state champion Lafayette High in Mayo on Thursday. The Hornets won in four sets 25-11, 20-25, 25-14, 25-21. Bailey Robison led Fort White with eight kills. Emily Roach and Mallorie Godbey each had 14 digs. The Lady Indians will double up on Dig Pink breast cancer awareness matches this week. Fort White (3-11, 1-3) plays at Columbia on Tuesday and hosts Union County High on Thursday. Both matches begin with JV play at 5 p.m. with the varsities to follow at 6 p.m. Columbia travels to Middleburg High at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday. Chalk one up for the good guys I n the movies we know that the good guys always win, evil always crumbles and the good guy gets the girl. Sadly, we live in the real world and that isnt always the case. This time, however, there is good news to report in the form of former Columbia High player Javere Smith. On Sept. 17, Lisa Smith walked into my office wondering if there was anything I could do to help bring some light to the injustice that was taking place against her son. Javere, a 2013 graduate and member of the Tigers football team, had received a full scholarship to play football at Northern Arizona University. There was only one problem the NCAA had ruled Smith ineligible. Well, this was a huge problem, because Smith had done everything the right way. He had the right GPA. He passed his ACT as a junior. He was pretty much the example of what a scholar athlete should be. Unfortunately, the NCAA didnt deem a French class he had taken while at Columbia to be worthy of credit. The problem was, he was the only athlete being penalized for taking this class. Two more graduating seniors had received their eligibility to play football with the same class. Each of the two years prior, Columbia sent players to major in-state universities with this same French class. So Smith was being punished for doing the right things. Fortunately, Smith was cleared earlier this week and his eligibility is restored. You hate when bad things happen to good people, Columbia head coach Brian Allen said. He did everything hes supposed to. Hes the prototypical kid. You hate to hear negative things when hes done everything we have asked of him. A lot of times bad things happen to good people and its not corrected. Its good to see that this time it was. Smith was available for Northern Arizonas game against Montana on Saturday that started after press time. This time, the good guys did win. FROM THE SIDELINE Brandon FinleyPhone: (386) firstname.lastname@example.org Q Brandon Finley covers sports for the Lake City Reporter High-scoring Noles beat BC
4B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2013 Page Editor: Brandon Finley, 754-0420 4BSPORTS Tigers ram Englewood BRENT KUYKENDALL /Lake City ReporterColumbia Highs Lonnie Underwood barrels through an Englewood High defender during the Tigers 59-0 win a gainst the Rams in Jacksonville on Friday. BRENT KUYKENDALL /Lake City ReporterColumbia Highs Brayden Thomas kicks a field goal with a hold from J.T. Bradley. BRENT KUYKENDALL /Lake City ReporterColumbia Highs Nate Taylor fires a pass against Engle wood High on Friday. BRENT KUYKENDALL /Lake City ReporterColumbia Highs Terry Calloway wraps up an Englewoo d High running back during the Tigers 59-0 win on Fr iday. BRENT KUYKENDALL /Lake City ReporterColumbia High and Englewood High are involved in a scrum during the Tigers 59-0 win.
Page Editor: Brandon Finley, 754-0420 LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2013 5B5BSPORTSIndians off to hot start JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterFort White Highs Tavaris Williams (2) is chased by a group of Newberry High defenders swarm in the Indians 36-18 home win on Sept. 6. Fort White is off to a 3-0 start th is season. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterTavaris Williams dodges a tackle while making his wa y toward the end zone against Newberry High. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterA Bradford High defender attempts to stop Fort White Highs Melton Sanders. The Indians beat the Tornadoes, 37-27 JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterTavaris Williams runs for a touchdown against Bradford High at David Hurse Stadium in Starke on Sept. 13. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterFort White High defenders attempt to strip the ball from a Chi les High runner during the Indians 35-14 homecoming win.
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Action is anticipated at this meeting.Persons with disabilities who require assistance to participate in the public hearing are requested to notify the Office of the Superintendent at 755-8000 at least 48 hours in advance so that their needs can be accommodat-ed.*****TITLE: Policy 8.331 Technology UsePURPOSE AND EFFECT: Revi-sions are being made in order to comply with Florida Statutes.SPECIFIC LEGALAUTHORITY: 1001.41; 1001.42 ;1001.43, FS*****TITLE: Policy 5.21* Use of Time Out, Seclusion and Physical Re-straint for Students with DisabilitiesPURPOSE AND EFFECT: Revi-sions are being made in order to comply with Florida Statutes.SPECIFIC LEGALAUTHORITY: 1001.41,1001.42,1003.32,1001.43,1003.573,1006.07,1006.11 1012.75FS SBR 6A-6.03312;69A-58.0084,FACAcomplete text of the proposed amended rules, regulations and pro-cedures can be obtained at the Office of the Superintendent of Schools, 372 W. Duval St., Lake City, FL, be-tween the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday Thursday. 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Administrative Assistant FTposition for experienced administrative assistant. Must be detail oriented, proficient in MS Office Suite & Internet, organized, pleasant, professional, and have strong customer service & communication skills, including proper phone etiquette. Must have or be eligible for FLNotary Public commission. HSD or equivalent required. AAor office admin certificate preferred and prior experience preferred. Generous benefits include health, dental, life, disability, supplemental insurance; 403b retirement with matching employer contribution; paid time off), and access to onsite daycare and fitness facilities. Apply in person at Personnel Office (Carter Village Hall) Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., or fax resume/credentials to (386) 658-5160. EOE / Drug-Free Workplace / Criminal background checks required CMA30 HRS. Front/Back with experience. Willing to work both areas of a 2 doctor practice. Fax resume to 758-5628 LOCALPRIVATE practice medical office accepting applications for Certified Medical Asst., Billing Clerk, Receptionist/ Scheduler. Medical office experience required. Fax resume to 866-861-1727 MEDICALRECEPTIONIST, HS Diploma/GED required. One yr. medical office exp. including multi-line telephone, data entry & customer service responsibilities. Must have knowledge of Medicare/Medicaid/Insurance billing/vertification & electronic scheduling system. Mail resume to: P.O. Box 2343 Lake City, FL32056 RN, LPN, MAneeded for Medical Office practice. Please send C.V. to: P.O. Box 2204, Lake City, FL 32056 RNsand LPNs needed for local assignments. Immediate work/daily pay. Call 352-336-0964 www.suwanneemedical.com 130Part Time P/TChild care worker needed for church services on Wednesdays & Sundays. Contact 386-755-5553 for additional information 240Schools & Education05541230INTERESTED in a Medical Career?Express Training offers courses for beginners & exp Nursing Assistant, $479next class10/14 /2013 Phlebotomy national certifica-tion, $800 next class10/7/2013 LPN APRIL2014 Fees incl. books, supplies, exam fees. Call 386-755-4401 or expresstrainingservices.com 310Pets & Supplies FREE TO GOOD HOME, Lab puppy, 8 months old, male. 386-288-9579 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. 412Medical Supplies2012 ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIR, Excellent Condition, $550 OBO Call 386-344-0329 430Garage Sales PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. 440Miscellaneous Three Wheel Bike, $140, Beg. Guitar $50, 21 Cord Auto Harp $250, Psaltry Harp $140, Pie Safe $80. Contact 755-3697 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 2/1 W/ screened porch, Lg. lot, in very nice, clean, well maintained, safe, small park, no pets, really nice place to live, with long term tenants, $475 mo., $475 sec. dep. 386-719-9169 or 386-965-3003. 3BR/2BADWMH on 1 acre private lot, 1st+last+dep required located in Ellisville. No pets. Contact 352-870-5144 640Mobile Homes forSaleATTENTION We buy used mobile homes! Singles or Doublewides Call Rusty at North Pointe Homes 352-872-5566 640Mobile Homes forSaleNEW28X52 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 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 $475. mo $475 dep. No pets 386-697-4814 2BR/1BA, CH/A Convenient location, No pets, water incl. $550 mo + Sec. Dep., 211 SW Knox Street, 386-752-6686 ALANDLORD You Can Love! 2 br Apts $600. & up + sec. Great area. CH/Awasher/dryer hookups. 386-758-9351 or 352-208-2421 Great area West of I-75, deluxe 2br apts, some w/garage. W/D hookups & patio. $625-$750 plus SEC. 386-438-4600 nnnn rr UPDATED APT, w/tile floors/fresh paint. Great area. 386-752-9626 720Furnished Apts. ForRentROOMS FOR Rent. Hillcrest, Sands, Columbia. All furnished. Electric, cable, fridge, microwave. Weekly or monthly rates. 1 person $145, 2 persons $155. weekly 386-752-5808 730Unfurnished Home ForRent2br/1 & 1/2 ba Townhouse. Very Clean. W/D $875 a month & $875 deposit Call 386-288-8401 3 BR/2 BA, near schools, $550 mo. + $250 dep. No Pets. Call 386-758-0057 3/1 NEAT, clean. Just completely re-done inside Eadie Street (In Town) $785 mth & $800 dep. 386-752-4663 or 386-854-0686 3BD/3BTH &more. $800 down, $800 mth. CHA, corner lot, 2 car garage. Call (850) 386-3204 397 NE MontanaSt., L.C. 3BR/2BACARPORT, CH/A Fenced yard. Good area. $700 mo plus security. 386-752-0118 or 386-623-1698 3br/2ba W/D, References Req. Not Pets. $875 mth & $875 Dep. Only serious inquires. 386-3973500, 755-2235 or 752-0442 AVAILABLE OCT. 15, 3 BR/1.5 BA, screened porch, large fenced, yard, new gas range & carpet & tile floors. Convenient to schools & town. East of town $750 mo.+1st.+last+sec. dep. Call 752-9286 after 7 p.m. Taking applications for 3bd/1ba Just renovated, FR, carport, shed. 279 SE Eloise Ave. $800 mth, First & Sec.. Call 386-466-2266 750Business & Office Rentals0554106917,000 SQ FT+ WAREHOUSE 7Acres of Land Rent $1,500 mo.Tom Eagle, GRI (386) 961-1086 DCARealtor 4,000SQFTWAREHOUSE for lease.Edge of town on a paved street. 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By AMANDA WILLIAMSONawilliamson@lakecityreporter.comG reen veg-etables and grilled, lean meat. Two hours of exercise on a weekly basis, and encourage-ment from approxi-mately 1,400 other employees in the school district. With the start of the new school year, school board member and nurse practitio-ner Stephanie Finnell organized the Wellness Initiative to get district employees thinking about preventative health care. As a school board member, I care deeply about our employees, Finnell said. But as a nurse practitioner and health care provider, Im aware of the alarm-ing increase in chronic illnesses due to obesity and even smoking, as well as the increase in the rising cost of health care. Blue Cross, Blue Shield donated money to the district two years ago to create a wellness program, earmarking the funds specifically for that purpose. Until now, the money just sat there untouched. Slowly the program has been gaining its footing. Finnell planned the initiative over the summer, and it finally had its first meeting this month. About 40 people attended the inaugural presentation held in the Columbia County School Administrative Complex on Sept. 10. She said all the other school board members have been supportive of the program. Since the first meeting, Finnell said she has received good feedback from district employees, adding that everyone seems eager to get results. Finnell plans for the district to eventually be able to offer discounted gym memberships, biggest loser contests, Zumba and cooking classes and camaraderie for local 5K marathons. LIFE Sunday, September 29, 2013 www.lakecityreporter.com Section D I t was late afternoon when we arrived back in Jacksonville from Chicago and we quickly picked up our luggage in baggage claim. We couldnt believe it was sitting there waiting on us and that the belt had already stopped. It took a few minutes more to find the car in the garage. Susan Eagle was driving so Sonja Meads and I approached the pas-senger side of the car as Susan made her way around to the drivers side. As I made my way to the passenger door, I loudly exhaled and uttered a bad explicative and turned around and set my lug-gage down. They couldnt imagine what I realized I had forgotten when I got to the car. Well I didnt forget anything. We had a flat tire on the rear passenger side. I couldnt believe it. Susan and I unloaded what lug-gage had been loaded already and began to dig out the instruction manual and jack. I asked Sonja to scour the parking garage for some help. Sonja quickly returned with a young man who knew exactly where the key was to unlock the jack and the spare tire. He was Fixinga flat in Jax Story ideas?ContactRobert BridgesEditor754email@example.com Lake City Reporter1DLIFE &"&%"$#)&!"$!%% "$&!" &""'$"#$&"!%&%% #*"'$" %&$(&"#$%$(&!&'$'&*" &"!"'!&*!$%&"$)&&%"$$%!! %&&%$&$)$))"$!('$$ &"!+"$&%&r!nr$#$&"#$"$ &&%$&'$! "$&!$%&"&%!&'$%&&!%)$"))!%'$) !&!"!"&%&*$%!&)"$"$! "$(%"&%"$#" nrnrnrn rrnrn r rrrrn "&%"$#"#$&%)&" & !&&" %&*&!($"! !&"'$" '!&%!%'%&!"!" $")& FAMILY FUN DAY FALLING CREEK CHAPEL1290 NW Falling Creek RoadSaturday, October 5th, 2013 10AM2PM FREE GAMES FOR THE KIDSCAN BEAN BAG TOSS, WHEEL SPINNER, OLD FASHION CAKE WALK, DUCKS IN A POOL, BEAN BAG TOSS, BOTTLE-RING TOSS, BALLOON BUST, FACE PAINTING & PRIZES FOR ALL WHO PARTICIPATE. FREE HOT DOGS, FREE DRINKS, FREE COOKIES &, FREE POPCORN FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PLEASE CALL GAIL SWART 386-754-4 646 15 FOOT SLIDE BOUNCE HOUSE TRAVEL TALES Sandy Kishtonskishton@comcast.netTROUBLE continued on 2D AMANDA WILLIAMSON/ Lake City Reporter Columbia County School Board member and nurse practiti oner Stephanie Finnell takes a bite of salad Friday, a food she suggests eating frequently. She organized the Wellness Initiati ve, a district-wide plan to help employees become health ier and happier. A healthy start for school workers New programwill focus onprevention. SCHOOLS continued on 2D
I thought what better time to start the program, she said. Its a win-win sit uation because I know our employees are very con cerned about the increas ing premiums. But if we can get our employees healthier, our insurance claims will decrease, and, therefore, the premiums will decrease. The goal will be that our employees will see a decrease in what they are paying out. To keep all the schools and departments active, Finnell called for a repre sentative from each area to be the cheerleader. As of now, she believes she has rallied a person to rep resent each of the schools and departments in the county. Since Finnells pro gram specifically targets district employees, she partnered with other orga nizations, such as Altrusas Get Fit Lake City, to help motivate students to live healthier lifestyles as well. The program can posi tively impact the district by shaping happy, healthy teachers and employees, who can then provide exceptional education and leadership to Columbia County students, she said. In August, Finnell read an article published by the Lake City Reporter list ing Columbia County in the bottom ten healthiest counties in Florida. Out of 67 counties in Florida, Columbia placed 58th in terms of health outcomes and 50th in health factors. She said the results are even more of a reason to do the Initiative. Its a big project, Finnell added. I know peo ple want results, but they have to be active as well. To encourage the dis trict employees to stay on track, Finnell plans to release a monthly well ness tip through a mass e-mail or on Facebook. The program will have its own Wellness Initiative Facebook page in the near future. In the end, wellness comes down the education regardless of a commu nitys size, health statistics or demographics. Overall, we have to get healthier, Finnell said. A lot of us have been brought up in the south. We kind of get stuck in the ways that weve been taught to eat. As a nurse practitioner, I have people come in daily that say, Isnt it okay to eat two sandwiches a day? But the bread is not healthy. The next meeting will be on Oct. 11 at 4 p.m. in room 227 of the Columbia County School Administrative Complex. All district employees are welcome to attend. The vision Finnell has for the program is to create a healthy lifestyle for all employees in the district. She aims to pro mote wellness, but also give support to individuals who want to reach lifetime goals. She encourages the employees to get involved. Without involvement, we arent going to see results, Finnell said. Eventually, preventative health care can reduce peoples risk of chronic disease and, in turn, reduce the cost of health care. Is it going to happen right away? No. Its going to take a few years. But its a start, and you have to start somewhere. 2D LAKE CITY REPORTER LIFE SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2013 Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-0428 2DLIFE there picking up some arriving guests and was glad to help. Apparently Susan picked up a nail somewhere. The tire was quickly changed and we thanked him graciously. We loaded back up with the doughnut (spare tire) on and I noticed it was a little low and knew wed have to stop and put more air in it. As we were leaving the parking garage, we heard a clink ing noise. Susan stopped and I checked the rear of the car and noticed the wire and lock that held the spare in was still lowered and dragging the ground. I went back into the rear of the car to get the tire iron out and wind this back up so it was off the ground. Back on the road, we maintained about 55 mph and realized it would take forever to get home. We stopped at a gas station to fill the doughnut up and I read on the side of the tire that the recommended maximum speed was only 50 mph. We decided to take the back roads home and look for a service station that might still be open. It was a stretch since it was Wednesday night after 6 pm. Not only that, service stations are really a thing of the past, especially now when you can stop at a gas station, pay at the pump and be on your merry way. Finally, in Baldwin, I spotted a tire shop with an OPEN sign lit up. We stopped and asked the attendant if he could plug a tire for us. Well I should have been more specific, because he informed me that his business was for Semi trucks, but hed look at it and if it was a quick fix, hed do it for $10. So we watched him plug the tire and fill it back up with air. When I asked if he was going to change the tire back out he said he didnt have time. In my mind, Im thinking, Whats the point of plugging the nail hole in the tire if youre not putting it back on? So, we double teamed it. Susan started taking the lug nuts off by standing on the tire iron to loosen them as I started jack ing the car back up. I had to use a screw driver because we realized that some where back in the parking garage we lost a part of the jack. I think Sonja was just supervising. Needless to say we got the tire changed back out and were back on the road driving more than 50 mph. On the way back, I heard Susan men tion that her tire light had come on but that she thought it was something else entirely. Moral of the story, if your tire light comes on, check your tires. Sandy Kishton is a free-lance travel writer who lives in Lake City. TROUBLE: Fixing a flat in Jax Continued From Page 1D SCHOOLS: Wellness Initiative will focus on preventive measures Continued From Page 1D No response? Youre not alone By MARTHA IRVINE AP National Writer CHICAGOTechnology is supposed to make us easier to reach, and often does. But the same modes of communication that have hooked us on the instant reply also can leave us feel ing forgotten. We send an email, a text or an instant chat message. We wait, and nothing hap pens. Or we make a phone call. Leave a voicemail mes sage. Wait. Again, nothing. We tend to assume its a snub, and sometimes it is. Erica Swallow, a 26-yearold New Yorker, says shes heard a former boyfriend brag about how many text messages he never reads. Who does that? she asks, exasperatedly. These days, though, no response can mean a lot of things. Maybe some people dont see messages because they prefer email and you like Twitter. Maybe were just plain overwhelmed, and cant keep up with the constant barrage of com munication. Whatever the reason, its causing a lot of frustration. A recent survey by the Pew Internet & American Life Project found that 39 per cent of cell phone owners say people they know com plain because they dont respond promptly to phone calls or text messages. A third of cell owners also have been told they dont check their phones fre quently enough. It happens in love. It hap pens in business. Tell me to go to hell, but just tell me something! Im getting lonely over here. Thats what Cherie Kerr, a public relations executive in Santa Ana, Calif., jokes shes considered putting after her email signature. It happens in families. Last year, Terri Barr, a woman on Long Island, N.Y., with grown children, sent her son a birthday present a $350 gift certifi cate for a wonderful kayak ing trip for six, lunch, wine, equipment, she says. She sent him an email with the details, but he didnt respond. She says she then telephoned and texted him to tell him it was a present. He eventu ally sent a one-line email, she says, telling her he was too swamped to open her email gift right then. Instant communication can be wonderful but also terrible, says Barr, who shared the story more as a lament of mod ern communication than a reprimand of her son, whose busy work life, she acknowledged, often takes him overseas. So this year, she sent him a birthday gift by snailmail in a box. He actually opened it, she says, and theyve been talking more frequently since then. Many other people, though, sit waiting for responses that never come. Thats where the frus tration lies its in the ambiguity, says Susannah Stern, a professor of com munication studies at San Diego State University. Though we often assume the worst, experts say we shouldnt. Frequently, they say, peo ple simply and unknow ingly choose the wrong way to contact someone. I admit to having often been lax with checking my work number voice mail, which has led to me not responding to people waiting for my reply, says Janet Sternberg, an assis tant professor of communi cation and media studies at Fordham University. Shes also had techni cal glitches. For instance: thinking shed sent a text message to someone over seas and then, when he didnt respond, realizing she had his international number programmed incorrectly in her phone. The sheer manage ment of all these devices and channels is exhausting and sometimes daunting, leaving less and less time for actual communication, Sternberg says. We con nect more but communi cate less, in many ways. Thats why many people say they have no choice but to prioritize and to respond only to the most urgent messages. That describes Mahrinah von Schlegel, whos work ing to launch a Chicagobased incubator that will offer shared office space and other resources for fledgling tech entrepre neurs. People get angry when not answered and send multiple messages, says von Schlegel, the 30-yearold managing director of the firm, known as Cibola. She says missed commu nication has caused her to lose some business deals. Often, its when people try to contact her by Facebook or direct message on Twitter and she doesnt see the messages for days. Email, she says, is her pre ferred mode of communi cation. But even then, she says, there are only so many hours in the day: I still need time to eat and sleep and shower. As she sees it, getting no response even when shes the one unsuccessfully try ing to contact someone is just part of life in a hightech world. A lot of young people say that, so theyve become accustomed to having to try again, or try a differ ent mode of communica tion if something is truly urgent. Tech and communication experts agree that choos ing a primary means of communication, and letting it be known, is one way to improve communication. ASSOCIATED PRESS In this Feb. 7 file photo, Mahrinah von Schlegel, managing director of Cibola, an incubator for tech entrepreneurs that will open this spring, sits at her computer at her office in Chicago. Technology is supposed to make us easier to reach, and often does. But the same modes of communication that have hooked us on the instant reply also can leave us feeling forgotten. These days, no response can mean a lot of things. Maybe some people dont see messages because they prefer email and you like Twitter. Maybe were just plain overwhelmed, and cant keep up with the constant barrage of communication.
By JENNIFER FORKER Associated Press I was chopping veg etables for dinner recent ly when my 14-year-old daughter, Grace, disap peared with the unusable end of the bok choy. She returned five minutes later with paper, a stamping ink pad and the pilfered veg etable. Look, Mom, she said, and held up a stunner: The bok choy head, refuse to me, had stamped a beauti ful blooming rose onto the paper. I discovered what some crafters have long known the beauties of stamp ing with food. Part of the pleasure derives from the experimentation, and part from the element of sur prise when an ordinary vegetable imparts a beauti ful image. Kristen Sutcliffe of Oberlin, Ohio, came to love stamping while teaching preschool in Japan, where its popular, she says. Her favorite food tool? Okra. Its so pretty, Sutcliffe says. It looks like a little flower. Heads of bok choy and celery stamp pretty roses. Pull off a stalk of either to stamp U shapes. Peppers, sliced in half and deseed ed, stamp wavy rounds for making flowers. Garlic is the favored stamp of Sarah Raven, pro gram director for a group with the acronym GARLIC (Green Art Recreating Life in Communities) that encourages low-income residents of New Haven, Conn., to make art from recycled items. Garlic, too, can create a delicate flower image. The discovery was part of the thrill, Raven says. I tried to ink the entire garlic and that didnt work, she says. Then she pulled a single clove out of the bulb and realized it looked like a finger and a flower petal. The individual clove becomes a stamping sur face for individual flower petals, Raven says. She also has tried carved potatoes and star fruit cut in half. The latter is a little unwieldy and stinky, she says. Terri Ouellette of Phoenix has a tip for that: Cut and air-dry citrus and other watery fruits and vegetables, sometimes overnight, before working with them, she says. Be watchful because they dry out quickly. Anything with a very high water content does not work very well, says Ouellette, who posts crafts videos to YouTube and her own website, Super Simple with Terri O. What works, she says: apples, oranges and pears. What doesnt: grapes, broc coli and lettuce. Besides celery, Ouellette likes using mushrooms, cauliflower and potatoes. Potatoes can be cut up into anything and turned into a great stamp, she says. You just have to carve in reverse. Marcie McGoldrick, editorial director of holiday and crafts for Martha Stewart Living, has stamped with apple halves, carrots (the ends make polka dots) and radicchio. Radicchio? The cut end of a head of radicchio, like celery and bok choy, makes a version of a rose print. Martha Stewart Living online also recommends trying Brussels sprouts cut in half. The whole venture is trial and error, says McGoldrick. Its really just looking at different things when youre cooking, she says, and then having a printing day. As with other stamping, use a stamp pad or acryl ic paint for stamping on paper. Use fabric-specific acrylic paint for printing on textiles. Sutcliffe recommends soaking a sponge with tem pera (poster) paint or pour ing a thin layer of the paint on a plate and using either as an ink pad. Once your prints are dry, add embellishments, such as stems or leaves, with colored markers or fabric markers, says Ouellette. She has stamped aprons, placemats and tote bags with food. McGoldrick has stamped note cards and gift wrap. Sutcliffe, whose book for kids, Fabric, Paper, Thread, will be published in June by C&T Publishing, prints mostly on paper gift tags and note cards, and small swatches of fabric. Sometimes her 6-year-old daughter joins her. While its a great project for kids, food stamping also can provide attractive art work for the home. McGoldrick recom mends stamping several images of the same veg etables but in complemen tary colors, then framing the series. She also recommends this for gardeners who want to document their harvest artistically. Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-0428 LAKE CITY REPORTER LIFE SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2013 3D 3DLIFE Alexis Carswell Brian Hartsfield November 16, 2013 ~ Tara Trespalacios Lee Trawick November 23, 2013 ~ Priscilla McDonald Charlie Bell January 4, 2014 156 N. Marion Ave. Lake City Downtown 752-5470 We know exactly what they want in a wedding or shower gift. We update their list as gifts are purchased, and gift wrap. China, Crystal, Flatware and Gifts Couples registered: Nature takes starring role in stamping ASOCIATED PRESS This undated handout photo provided by Kristin Sutcliffe shows a okra where the end of it was cut off and its immediate seeds scooped out to stamp the image of a delicate flower. Its the element of surprise -when an ordinary vegetable imparts a beautiful image that grabs folks who stamp with food. ASSOCIATED PRESS This undated handout photo provided by Sarah Raven shows her usage of a single clove of garlic, skin removed, to stamp flower petals on paper. Its the element of surprise -when an ordinary fruit or vegetable imparts a beautiful image that grabs folks who stamp with food. Rainscaping: an answer to storm runoff By DEAN FOSDICK Associated Press Stormwater runoff can quickly drain a hom eowners wallet. The flooding erodes yards, soaks basements, pollutes streams and wastes a precious resource. But rainscaping an integrated system of directed water flow and settling basins can convert those losses into gains by providing new wildlife habitat, beautifying properties and in some cases providing food for the dinner table. Its becoming a pattern of capture and reuse rather than simply moving the water off, said Pat Sauer, Rainscaping Iowa Program admin istrator. There are more options out there than just rain gardens. Were looking more comprehensively at what can be done on the landscape. Numerous state and local groups are holding workshops and providing rebates for residents who add such refinements to their properties as rain barrels, cisterns, permeable paving, set tling ponds, green roofs and berms. Iowa is providing training for professionals certified rainscapers who are designing some of those programs, Sauer said. Many of these agencies also build largescale infiltration systems projects on public lands, said Cleo Woelfle-Erskine, who along with Apryl Uncapher wrote Creating Rain Gardens. (Timber Press, 2012). Landscapers often merge art with science. In Portland, Ore., many parking lots and curb strips sport swales (depressions) and retention basins, often decorated with sculptures of leap ing fish, Woelfle-Erskine said. Rainscaping, though, can be expensive and complicated. So why bother? A rain garden is not only a beautiful, lowmaintenance, water-saving garden, but can additionally provide habitat and forage for local fauna, sustain select edibles for harvest, reduce pollution, flooding and erosion to nearby rivers and become a daily reminder of the importance of water conservation, Uncapher said. Yards vary, and rainscaping designs must be site specific. Some suggestions: Perk. Conduct a soil test to see if your yard will percolate (drain) rainwater, Sauer said. If it doesnt perk, then all youll be left with is stand ing water. If your yard is hard, like concrete, youll have to improve the soil. Plant native. Prairie plants and woodland seedlings with deep roots help soak up storm water, filter pollutants and recharge groundwa ter levels, Sauer said. Using native plants also helps ensure theyll survive their new setting. Installing a residential rain garden, which is a saucer-like depression in the ground that captures rain from a downspout, driveway or patio, is the simplest and least expensive way to retain stormwater, Woelfle-Erskine said. But heres his kicker: They wont work if your yard is uphill from your house. Use permeable materials like bricks, pav ing blocks or gravel on driveways and walk ways, with spacing that allows water to seep into the soil. Edibles. Berries, asparagus, fiddlehead ferns, fruit trees, winter squash, Brussels sprouts, and culinary and tea herbs can be creative additions in the right rain garden sites, but use them with care. Be aware of where the water is flowing into your rain garden from, Uncapher said. Rain gardens serving to inter sect runoff from potentially polluted surfaces are not ideal for edibles unless soil and water nutrients are tested and monitored. Rain gardens and related rainscaping fea tures give homeowners a chance to be part of the stormwater and pollution solution, while serving aesthetic and functional purposes, said Bob Spencer, RainWise program manager for the City of Seattle. Not only are the gardens attractive landscap ing, they are protecting our water bodies and the creatures that live there, he said.
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DEAR ABBY: In response to the Aug. 13 letter from the adoptive mom in Indianapolis, we, too, are sometimes ques-tioned about our son. I dont find it at all offensive, and I encourage her to view it from a different perspective. Just as mothers enjoy telling stories about their pregnancy and delivery, I relish talking about how our son came to be part of our family. I have talked openly about it to strangers in front of my son since he was a toddler. I tell them how amazing it is that a mother could love her child so much that she would be willing to give him to us so he could have a better life than she could offer. By not shying away from the topic, my son has seen that his adoption doesnt make us uncomfortable, and as a result, its some-thing he is comfortable with. Our son is full of confidence because he knows how much joy he has brought to our lives. -REAL PARENT IN COLORADO DEAR REAL PARENT: My office was flooded with comments from adop-tive parents and adopted children, but not all of them were as positive as yours. Why do you need to know? was frequently cited as a way to deflect unwelcome questions about why the biological parents placed the child for adoption, as was, Ill forgive you for asking that question if you forgive me for not answering. My favorite response was, We dont discuss such intimacies. Have you told your children the details of THEIR conception? Readers, thank you all for sharing. ** ** ** DEAR ABBY: I have been in an on-again-off-again, long-distance relationship with a guy for a year and a half. I have broken up with him and taken him back six times. It is always for the same reason: We are not compatible as a roman-tic couple. I have explained that we would be better as friends, but when I try to leave, he cries and begs me not to go. Im afraid he could be suicidal, based on past reactions. I love him as a friend and I want him to be with someone who can love him the way he wants to be loved. How do I let him down easy, if there is even such a thing? Im afraid I might ruin his life. When you know in your gut that things wont work out, when is it OK to throw in the towel? -PERPLEXED IN PENSACOLA DEAR PERPLEXED: After six breakups, your long-distance romance is well past its expiration date. When there is a lack of chemistry between a couple, its no ones fault and its usually a deal-breaker. The problem with letting someone down the way youre trying to is that it prolongs the pain, like removing a sliver halfway, then jamming it back in because the person is wincing. Threats of suicide if a romance is unsuccessful are attempts to control the partner who wants to leave through guilt. The time to throw in that towel is NOW. DEAR ABBY HOROSCOPES ARIES (March 21-April 19): Get out with people you have an emotional con-nection to and you will fig-ure out a way to alter some of the things you dont like about your life. +++++ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Emotional problems will surface if you arent willing to compromise. A relationship will undergo some unusual changes that can push you into a make-it-or-break-it situation. Make wise choices based on true feelings. Anger wont help. ++++ GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Socializing will encour-age you to try new things and get involved in an activity that can alter the way you do things and the direction you take. ++++ CANCER (June 21July 22): Make positive changes, but dont fall for fast-cash schemes or items that promise the impos-sible. Trust and believe in who you are and what you have to offer and you will develop interesting friend-ships with unusual people. +++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Deal with emotional issues. Call a family meet-ing or get together with friends who have not been pulling their weight. Its time to make compromises and listen to complaints. +++ VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Include the people best suited to be involved in your plans or who can offer the most in return. Love is on the rise, and making romantic plans can lead to an interesting place filled with happiness and satisfaction. +++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Rethink your next move. Overreacting will lead to mistakes. Consider what you have to offer and where you are best served to put your skills to work for you. ++++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23Nov. 21): Your intuition is fine-tuned right now and should be your guide regarding domestic and personal situations. Someone may try to con-fuse you emotionally or talk you into something you shouldnt do, but hold your ground. Follow your gut, not your heart. ++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Take a course or investigate investments or money matters that encourage profits. Dont rely on secondhand infor-mation. +++++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Stand up and be counted and you will be recognized for your knowledge, skills and an unusual contribution you make. Enjoy the moment and dont feel obliged to make a quick decision if someone puts pressure on you. +++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20Feb. 18): Resolve issues before they turn into an emotional mishmash. A money matter or settle-ment will all turn out in your favor. Learn from past mistakes and you will avoid getting involved with someone who isnt good for you. +++ PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Explore new interests and you will meet people who have something to offer. 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6D LAKE CITY REPORTER LIFE SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2013 Page Editor: Robert Bridges, 754-04286DLIFE rr "&$"" '"$ %r r"#r!"# &%''(#) &)))&(!)r &$ rr+(%!*+($**()))+)*&$#!%)r) )/% ",#(.,* )r!"&+-('+( ))&$"" '% ".%&"$!$'$%!$! #$##$%"%%%"$%n" #'$% %""$ "$r*&$ ".%&"$!$'$%!$! #$'$!&'$ &&$%%%'%&" !%n% %,!)$+)&%n "'*$#'$%%r".$""!%&"$"!+ *'!&*%-r .$2-.3 //+83.$23 +4$$5(2r(*$ .-5$12$+ 1*23'+$3("'.$2n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r ." 2'5 +4$r r $%.&(&$"''!%%"&$)% !"&r& %$%'&&"(&+! +!" &(!!!+%&"$%"$r" r $1"$-3 &$2.;.1(&(+.11$&4+ 1 /1("$2"34 +2 5(-&2, 8$7"$$#23 3$#/$1"$-3 &$ .;91(&(+: -#91$&4+ 1:/1("$2 1$.;$1(-& /1("$23' 3, 8-.3' 5$1$24+3$#(-2 +$2 -#(-3 $1,$#( 3$, 1*#.6-2, 8' 5$!$$-3 *$91(&(+:/1("$2, 8-.3' 5$!$$-(-$;$"3#41(&3'$/ 23# 82.1(++31 #$ 1$ 2n$--$8 1$2$15$23'$1(&'33.+(,(31$341-2.1$7"' -&$26( 3'.43 5 +(#1$"$(/39 +$:$5$-32$7"+4#$ $23 +4$,$1"' -#(2$91(&(+: -#$23 +4$( 3$,26(++1$, (3 #5$13(2$#/1("$2 %3$1$5$-3 nrrnrrnrr$r %(!#%# rn)! %"#! $" rn)! %#!$"!" rnr)! r$r ASSOCIATED PRESSThis photo taken on July 16, 2010 shows Heirloom tomatoes rear, which can take more than 100 days to ripen, while the smaller cherry tomatoes, foreground, need only 65 days a s shown in New Market, Va. Grow both varieties to stagger the dates of your harvest. Losing patience?Tips for a quicker vegetable harvestDEAN FOSDICKAssociated PressVegetable gardening is an exercise in patience. Sweet potatoes can take more than 100 days to ripen; some tomato and water-melon varieties require five months. But there are ways to shorten the wait. The easiest is choosing plants that taste best when harvested young. The one thing you will miss out on with speedy growing is bulk, but what you will get in return is layers of flavor; a sprinkle of hot and peppery micro-green radish here, a sweet and nutty, barely cooked new potato there, a garnish of cucumber-y borage flow-ers to finish a dish, writes Mark Diacono in the new The Speedy Vegetable Garden (Timber Press). These are the crops that will mark out your cooking as distinctly and unques-tionably homegrown. Timing is everything.Be slow to harvest and youll miss their best moments, says Diacono, who does his gardening on a 17-acre plot in Devon, England. These are fresh, lively and zingy flavors, fla-vors that can either fade or become bitter and overly strong as the plant grows on toward maturity. Many plants notably fruits are genetically wired for late development. Tomatoes, strawberries and apples all want to be left on the plant until they are fully ripe to get the fullest, lushest flavors out of them, Diacono says. Vegetables are a little dif-ferent. Many get woodier, less succulent and lower in sweetness as they grow more mature, so really are at their loveliest picked young. That would include new potatoes, radishes, baby carrots, zucchini, miniature cucumbers, spring peas, turnips and beets. Cut-and-come-again salad leaves can be clipped in as little as 21 days. Sprouted seeds (mung beans, mus-tard, lentils) can become table fare in just three days. Check the maturity dates on seed packets as you shop. Heirloom tomatoes take 100 days or more to develop while cherry toma-toes need only about 65 days. The same goes for squash. Winter squash (acorn, but-ternut) generally require 110 days before they are kitchen-ready. Summer squash (crookneck, zucchi-ni), by comparison, can be eaten in 55 days or less. There are many ways to jumpstart the growing sea-son so you can be harvest-ing a meal while other gar-deners are just beginning to turn the ground. Among them: Choose the warmest site possible if youre plant-ing early. Even a small change in temperature can make a difference during spring and fall frosts, says Jo Ann Robbins, an exten-sion educator with the University of Idaho. Use enclosures. Covering plants moder-ates temperature, wind and humidity. Air and soil temperatures are warmer, and the cover will conserve heat radiation from the soil during the night, Robbins says in a fact sheet. Start vegetable plants inside from seed, and trans-plant them eventually into the garden. Research shows the older the trans-plants, the better they will resist cold weather, Robbins says. Warm the soil early. Throw a piece of black or clear polyethylene over the soil in early spring, pin it down with tent pegs or bricks, and wait, Diacono says. The sun will warm it and excessive water will be kept off, leaving it in a fantastically workable state a few weeks later and conducive to quick plant growth. Hate cleaning the grill? Hire it outBy AMY LORENTZENAssociated PressNick Escalante enjoys grilling his familys meals a couple of times a week year-round, but doesnt like cleaning the greasy mess that comes with it. So he uses a professional grill cleaner. I really am not a fan of cooking food for my family on a grill that has leftover food from previous uses all over it, says Escalante, 47, of Mesa, Ariz. They come and do the dirty work for us. Proper grill maintenance can make cooking safer and extend the life of your barbecue. Celia Kuperszmid Lehrman, deputy home edi-tor for Consumer Reports, says homeowners can do the job on their own. There is not some huge skill set here that the aver-age person cant handle, she says. Many quality grills sell for between $200 and $300. Doing your best to clean the appliance and then replacing it may be more cost-effective than paying for professional upkeep, she says. Whether you do it yourself or hire an expert, there is some regular upkeep required for your barbe-cue. That includes scraping grates before and after you cook, washing flavorizer bars occasionally, and emp-tying grease traps. Gas grillers should regularly check their propane tank and replace if it has corrosion or dents, and inspect and replace cracked or brittle hoses, Kuperszmid Lehrman advises. Most grill parts, cleansers and tools can be purchased inexpen-sively at home stores. Check the manual to ensure you dont use any-thing that could void your barbecues warranty. Jeffrey Krentzman, founder and owner of The BBQ Cleaner in Hackensack, N.J., recom-mends a professional grill cleaning at the start and end of barbecuing season, or more if you grill year-round. Professional grill cleaners take the barbecue apart; steam, spray or soak the pieces; and use spe-cial tools to scrub in spots the average homeowner may not easily reach. Many use food-safe and environ-mentally friendly products designed for grills. Professional cleaners also advertise their services as making barbecues healthi-er by removing potentially cancer-causing substances from the grill. Those sub-stances are produced when foods are cooked at high heat, and especially when meats are charred. The Department of Agriculture advises preventing flares when barbecuing for added food safety. You can do that by trimming fat, precook-ing to release fatty juices and keeping the barbecue free of greasy buildup.