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The Lake City reporter
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Lake City reporter (Lake City, Fla. 1967)
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Lake City ReporterFRIDAY & SATURDAY, MAY 23-24, 2014 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | 75LAKECITYREPORTER.COM WEEKEND EDITION IN PICTURESSee winners of the Forestry Pageant, 7A. CALL US: (386) 752-1293 SUBSCRIBE TO THE REPORTER: Voice: 755-5445 Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 140, No. 79 TODAYS WEATHER Opinion . . . . . . 4A Faith . . . . . . . . 5A Obituaries . . . . . 3A Advice & Comics . . 3B Puzzles . . . . . . . 4B SPORTSSnap-shots of Jackson at Memorial Stadium, 1B 94 68Sunny, 2A May 23Folk FestivalThe Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park will host the 62nd annual Florida Folk Festival this Memorial Day Weekend, May 23-25. Opening ceremonies will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 23. Gates open at 8 a.m. the rest of the event. Advance tickets for the Florida Folk Festival are $25 per day or $50 for the weekend for adults and $30 per day or $60 for the weekend at the gate. Children under six years of age are admitted free of charge. Ticket prices for children between the ages of six and 16 for the entire weekend $5. Please call Elevate Ticketing at 877-569-7767 or visit www. for tickets.Catch the SpiritThe Lake City Veterans Affairs Medical Center will host their annual Catch the Spirit Memorial Day Ceremony on Friday, May 23 at 9:30 a.m. Guest speaker will be Leandra G. Johnson, third Judicial Circuit Judge. Email or call 386-754-6302.Mobile Office HoursThe staff of Senator Marco Rubio will be at the Lake City City Hall on Friday, May 23 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to assist anyone having issues with Social Security, Medicare, Veterans Affairs benefits, immigration, etc. Call the Jacksonville Regional Office at 904-398-8586 with questions.May 24Sea Cruise LuncheonShining Star Academy will host a Sea Cruise Luncheon at Epiphany Catholic Church social hall, 1905 SW Epiphany Court, on Saturday, May 24 at 12 p.m. Cost for adults is $10; students is $5. Call 386-965-9256 for more information.Family ReunionThe family of Byron Early Prince will have their annual family reunion on May 24 at the south end of the Ichetucknee at 10 a.m. Bring sandwiches and drinks to the covered pavilion. Join us May 25 at Mason City on 441 South at 11 a.m. for a covered dish luncheon. Plates, cups, flatware will be provided. Call Helen Morgan at 386-288-2138 for more.Yard SaleThe LifeStyle Enrichment Center will have a yard sale on their grounds on May 24 from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. Items are needed to meet demand of the yard sale. By MEGAN REEVESmreeves@lakecityreporter.comState officials were turned away by the Lake City VA Medical Center last month when they tried to inspect hospital records there, according to a report from the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration. Inspectors from AHCA, the states chief health policy and planning agency, visited VA centers in Lake City and Gainesville on April 14 on orders from Gov. Rick Scott. Scotts office said the action was prompted by reports of deaths at VA centers nationwide due to delays in veterans healthcare. However, state inspectors were not allowed to review records at the facilities and inspectors left both hospitals shortly after arriving, according to an AHCA news release.Privacy restrictionsThe agency was looking to perform an onsite review FILEState inspectors were turned away from the Lake City VA Medical Center last month. rfSpecial section insideVA rebuffs state inquiry AHCA inspectors turned away at Lake City Facility. HOSPITAL continued on 3A Photos by JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterMichael Barclay, of Wellborn, tunes a cigar box ukulele Thursday in preparation for the 62nd Annual Florida Folk Festival at the Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park this weekend. Opening ceremonies are set for 6 p.m. today. The iconic festival runs through Sunday. FOLK FESTBy TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comMore than 300 Columbia High School students are looking to put a bow on their high school careers this evening. Commencement exercises for the Columbia High School Class of 2014 will take place at 7:30 tonight at the Columbia High School stadium. Todd Widergren, Columbia High School principal, said commencement exercise visitors normally start arriving for the ceremony at 6 p.m. Columbia High School will have 350 graduation candidates for the ceremony. Thats a little bit less than last year, but the amount kind of fluctuates between 350 400 students every year, Widergren said. Caitlyn Witt is class valedictorian and Anna Trippensee is salutatorian. Both will Graduation is tonight at CHSFinally here: 62nd Annual By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comSocial media will play an increased role as a communication outlet locally should a storm threaten the area during the 2014 hurricane season. The 2014 hurricane season starts June 1, and county officials, constitutional officers, first responders and support staff gathered Thursday morning to discuss plans should a storm hit close to home. Social media is going to be a legitimate way of providing information to the public, but we want people to understand its not going to eliminate our traditional ways newspapers, radio stations and television, said Shayne Morgan, Columbia County emergency management director. Social media is not taking that away, but were enhancing what we do with it because so much of the population is reliant on social media. However, there are still a lot of folks that dont rely on social media and we still have to get the message out. Morgan said the Citizens Information Centers emergency hotline number, which people call for the latest information, will remain in service. Social media is a way [to communicate] that we havent done in the past, but its just to augment what we already do and give people that dont listen to the radio, or read the newspaper Preparing for storm season Social media will play role locally in disaster updates. HURRICANE continued on 3A JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterColumbia County Fire Chief David Boozer expresses some concerns at a Hurricane Preparedness meeting at the Emergency Operations Center Thursday. CHS GRADUATION continued on 7A


2A LAKE CITY REPORTER DAILY BRIEFING FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MAY 23-24, 2014 Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 Allman film lawsuit part of wake-up callSAVANNAH, Ga. The father of a young woman killed by a train on the set of a movie about Gregg Allman said Thursday the family is suing the singer and filmmakers as part of a wakeup call to make Hollywood safer. Sarah Jones parents filed a wrongful death lawsuit Wednesday against the Allman Brothers Band singer and producers of the film Midnight Rider. The 27-year-old camera assistant died Feb. 20 when a freight train slammed into the crew during shooting on a railroad bridge in southeast Georgia. Six other workers were injured.Fox anchor charged after airport arrest MINNEAPOLIS Fox News anchor Gregg Jarrett has been charged with a misdemeanor following his arrest at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport for allegedly refusing to cooperate with police. Authorities say the 59-year-old network anchor was arrested about 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Northern Lights Grill in the main terminal. Airport spokesman Patrick Hogan said officers reported Jarrett seemed intoxicated, acted belligerently and refused to follow orders. He was booked into the Hennepin County Jail and charged Wednesday with one count of obstructing the legal process/interfering with a peace officer. The jails website shows he posted $300 bond and was released early Thursday. He is scheduled to appear in court June 6. Court records dont list a defense attorney.Happy video arrests highlight tensions in Iran TEHRAN, Iran An Internet video of six young Iranian men and women dancing to Pharrell Williams Happy has led to their arrests, showing how far Tehran will go to halt what it deems to be decadent Western behavior despite the views of its moderate president. 7a 1p 7p 1a 6 a LAKE CITY ALMANA C SUN MOON UV INDEX EXTREME: 10 minutes to burn T odays ultra-violet radiation risk for the a r ea on a scale f r om 0 to 10+. FYI An exclusive service brought to our readers by The W eather Channel. SPONSORED B Y City THE WEA THER WEA THER HIST O R Y Pensacola T allahassee Panama City V aldosta Daytona Beach Cape Canaveral Gainesville Lake City Ocala Orlando Jacksonville T ampa W est Palm Beach Ft. Myers Ft. Lauderdale Naples Miami Key W est TEMPERA TURESNor mal high Nor mal low PRECIPIT A TIONMonth total Y ear total HI LO LO HI LO HI LO HI LO HI 23 24 25 26 27Saturday Sunday Cape Canaveral 91/73/pc 88/71/pc Daytona Beach 93/72/pc 87/67/pc Fort Myers 94/72/pc 91/71/pc Ft. Lauderdale 90/76/pc 87/76/pc Gainesville 95/69/pc 90/66/ts Jacksonville 91/68/pc 86/66/pc Key West 86/74/pc 86/77/pc Lake City 95/69/pc 90/66/ts Miami 90/75/pc 87/75/pc Naples 88/75/pc 89/72/ts Ocala 95/70/pc 90/67/ts Orlando 96/73/pc 94/71/pc Panama City 83/72/pc 84/71/pc Pensacola 87/69/pc 86/71/pc Tallahassee 94/67/pc 93/67/ts Tampa 92/73/pc 93/71/pc Valdosta 92/65/pc 92/67/ts W. Palm Beach 89/75/pc 87/75/pc97/67 94/68 94/67 94/67 88/70 83/72 94/67 92/72 94/68 94/72 90/72 92/70 88/74 88/74 92/72 83/74 88/74 85/72 Large golf ball-sized hail was produced from thunderstorms over the eastern United States on this date in 1988. Also, in 1990, a cloudburst washed topsoil and large rocks into the town of Culdesac, Idaho. High Thursday Low Thursday 88 100 in 1938 50 in 1994 90 64 63 Thursday 0.00" 4.56" Test 15.01" 1.50" 6:32 a.m. 8:22 p.m. 6:32 a.m. 8:23 p.m. 3:02 a.m. 3:34 p.m.May 28 June 5 June 13 June 19 New First Full Last Quarter Quarter Sunrise today Sunset today Sunrise tom. Sunset tom. Moonrise today Moonset today Moonrise tom. Moonset tom. Record high Record low Normal month-to-date Normal year-to-date FRI94 67 SAT92 67 SUN92 65 MON88 65 TUE88 65WEATHER BY-THE-DAY 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 110 Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu 78 81 84 86 84 90 90 53 54 49 58 59 63 63Actual high Actual low Average high Average low REGIONAL FORECAST MAP for Friday, May 23 Friday's highs/Friday night's low 14 Extreme mins to burnMostly sunny Sunny Chance of storms Slight chance of storms Slight chance of storms 4:35 p.m.HI LO HI LO HI LO HI LO HI LO10.99" 3:41 a.m.Forecasts, data and graphics WSI Good Samaritan rescues 6 from sinking boatATLANTIC BEACHCoast Guard officials say a Good Samaritan has rescued six people after their fishing boat caught fire in the waters off of St. Augustine. Officials say the six men jumped into a life raft Thursday morning after their 37-foot boat caught fire. Another boater found the men and helped bring them safely to shore. One of the victims suffered a leg injury. A mayday from the boat only gave officials a partial GPS location before the men lost their signal. But the boaters were able to use another device that transmits an electronic emergency distress signal and GPS coordinates, which allows rescuers to pinpovtint a boaters exact location and ID the vessel and its owner. Coast Guard officials later searched for the mens boat but believe it sank.Boy put hand sanitizer in teachers water, cops say LAKELAND A Lakeland middle school student is accused of putting hand sanitizer in a cup of water on his teachers desk. The Polk County Sheriffs Office says the 14-year-old boy squirted hand sanitizer into the water when the teacher stepped outside the classroom to talk to the Crystal Lake Middle School dean of students on Tuesday. The arrest affidavit notes that when she returned to her desk, she took a sip of water and noticed that it had a funny taste. She took the lid off the cup and detected the odor of hand sanitizer, which also sits on her desk. She went to the hospital after experiencing a headache and stomachache. Two students told investigators they saw the teen put the hand sanitizer into the water. He was arrested Wednesday.4th case of mosquitoborne disease logged WEST PALM BEACH Floridas fourth case of the mosquito-borne disease chikungunya fever has been recorded in Palm Beach County. The Palm Beach Post reports the Palm Beach County Health Department confirmed the infection in a 66-year-old man who had recently traveled to the Caribbean. Cases in Miami-Dade, Broward and Hillsborough counties were previously confirmed in others who had traveled to the Caribbean. The disease is transmitted to humans by infected mosquitoes. It has been documented in 40 countries in Asia, Africa, Europe and the Americas. Symptoms typically begin three to seven days after being bitten and include fever and severe joint pains, often in the hands and feet. Scripture of the Day Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement. Golda Mier, 4th Prime Minister of Israel For you, brethren, have been called to liber ty; only do not use liberty as an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another. For all the law is fulfilled in one word, even in this: You shall love your neighbor as yourself. Galatians 5:13-14 See an error? Thought for Today The Lake City Reporter accepts photographs and caption information to run at the discretion of the editor. If you would like to see your organization in the newspaper, send the picture and information to associate editor Emily Lawson at elawson@lake Submissions The Lake City Reporter corrects errors of fact in news items. If you have a concern, question, or suggestion, please call the editor. Corrections and clarifications will run in this space. Thanks for reading. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterDerby Dash winnersWinners of the 25 trophies and plaques awarded at the 5th Annual Haven Hospice Derby Dash 5K are pictured. This year members of the Southern Nights, Suwannee River Region AACA, Cruising Couples and Nation of Stangs worked with Haven Hospice to raise funds. The fundraiser more than doubled what was brought in last year. Winning Lottery Numbers Cash 3: (Thursday) 9-6-9 Play 4: (Thursday) 3-9-5-8 Fantasy 5: (Wednesday) 5-6-15-21-30 Associated Press HOW TO REACH USMain number ........ 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Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL & STATE FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MAY 23-24, 2014 3A By JARED LEONEAssociated Press TAMPA — With New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie at his side, Florida Gov. Rick Scott pledged Thursday to spend $1 billion upgrading the state’s ports over his two terms in office if he is re-elected. Speaking at Port Tampa Bay to about 50 hard-hatted port employees, Scott made a cam paign speech that called for dredging the port’s channels and improving its container yard and petroleum facility. “It’s all about jobs for our families,” Scott said. The projects would create 525 construction jobs, retain 2,500 existing ones and poten tially create an additional 1,400, Scott said. He said the state has already spent more than $640 million on Florida’s ports since he took office in 2011. It is hoped locally that improvements to Jaxport will lead to creation of an inland port at the North Florida Intermodal Park in Columbia County. The port plan is the first of several political initiatives Scott plans to announce as he works on his re-election campaign. Christie, chairman of the Republican Governors Association and a possible 2016 presidential candidate, vowed to come to Florida as much as Scott feels is necessary to help him win re-election. Scott and Christie took turns taking shots at former Gov. Charlie Crist, who was elected as a Republican in 2006 but is now seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge Scott. “Unlike other races across the country, you have a clear choice,” Christie said. “You’ve seen what happened when Crist was in office.” Scott blames Crist for the state’s economic downturn, which saw unemployment rise from 3.5 percent when he took office in January 2007 to 11.1 percent when he left office four years later — about 2 percent age points above the nation al average. The state’s latest unemployment rate of 6.2 per cent is just below the national average. Crist campaign spokesman Kevin Cate issued a statement Thursday criticizing Scott’s “desperate attacks,” pointing out that the state’s unemploy ment rate had started to fall during Crist’s final months in office. “Florida’s economic recov ery began under Charlie Crist because he had the right prior ities — education, the middle class, and saving the jobs of first responders,” Cate said. “As soon as Rick Scott was elected, his first budget cut education by $4.8 billion so he could give tax breaks to his corporate con tributors. Because Rick Scott only cares about handouts for his friends, our economy has lost jobs that would have been created through high-speed rail, expanding access to affordable care, and investing in education.” Gov. Scott pledges $1 billion for ports a way that they can still keep in touch with what’s going on,” Morgan said. Morgan said the meet ing — repeated twice throughout the morning — allowed him to meet new people who will have roles should a event threaten or hit the area. During the meeting, representatives from local agencies told of prepara tion levels for the season and of any changes or new protocols that will be used during the season. Many agency repre sentatives spoke about saturated conditions from unusually high amounts of rain, and how addition al rain from a hurricane or tropical storm could impact the area. Morgan noted that the cone of error used to track a storm’s probable path, only tracks the eye of a storm and is only an average of all the different models provided through the weather service. “It’s not tracking inten sity or size,” he said. “Even though the path of the storm may take it well off the Gulf or Atlantic coast, if it’s a big enough storm we could still see impacts — even if it’s 400-500 miles out either away.” Morgan also warned about complacency in hur ricane season preparation since forecasters have pre dicted a less active hurri cane season. “When we had these elements before was 1992 with an El Nino and that’s when a storm named Andrew came through South Florida and wreaked all kinds of havoc,” he said. “We don’t want people to look at the forecasts and breathe a sigh of relief and think they don’t have to worry about hurricanes this year because forecasts says it’s going to be a less active year. It only takes one to have a bad day.” By MEGAN A father of six was arrested Wednesday after one of his chil dren walked into the Lake City Police Department and reported physical and emotional abuse. Ernest Simmons, 58, was arrested on three counts of cruel ty toward a child and three counts of child neglect, according to a Columbia County Sheriff’s Office media release. The investigation began on Tuesday when a juvenile walked into LCPD at about 8:15 a.m. reporting abuse, according to an arrest report. The juvenile said Simmons keeps the chil dren, all girls, locked in the garage and yard and they are not allowed to enter the house until 8:30 p.m. Authorities were also told the children cannot enter the house, even to use the bathroom, and are restricted to the garage on weekends. On investigation, sheriff’s dep uties reported human feces in the front yard at 4982 NW Lake Jeffery Road and found roach infestation, spoiled food and lack of hygiene products within the home. The state Department of Children and Families was noti fied and the girls, all between six and 16 years old, were removed from the residence. All six children were sleeping in one bedroom even though the home has three, the report said. The children also told police they were forced to get dressed in the garage. Deputies interviewed the children separately and found most of them had injuries from Simmons and reported being afraid of him. Their injuries included Simmons’ fingernail marks on their skin, and scars and bruises from bats, the water hose and a frying pan, the report said. They told police they are hit daily and called “stupid” by Simmons, the report said. Only one of the six children denied abuse by Simmons and said she is not afraid of her father. She said they have only been given spoiled food once or twice before and aren’t always locked out of the house. The child said they share a room because the other room is for guests, which they haven’t had in four years, according to the report. After interviewing the children, deputies confronted Simmons. “He denied that he has ever spanked the children. He denied that they are left outside,” according to the arrest report. “[Simmons] continued to lie about even basic facts in this case, including where the chil dren slept.” Deputies reported severe bug infestation in the bedroom and kitchen. The report said 12 roaches were in plain sight in one room the afternoon they visited and that the bathroom was filled with mildew and feces, with no soap or towels. Simmons is currently being held in the Columbia County Detention Facility on $90,000 bond. The investigation is active with additional charges expected, the report said. HURRICANEContinued From 1ALocal man faces charges for child abuse SimmonsBy MEGHAN BARRAssociated PressNEW YORK — A slower-than-usual hurri cane season is expected this year because of an expected El Nino. The El Nino, which warms part of the Pacific every few years and changes rain and tem perature patterns around the world, will likely reduce the number and intensity of tropical storms and hurricanes, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said in New York City.Cooler temperatures on the surface of the Atlantic Ocean compared with recent years will also lower the probability of hurricane formation. “El Nino helps to reduce the ability of storm systems coming off Africa to strengthen into tropical storms and hur ricanes,” said Dr. Gerry Bell, NOAA’s forecaster. Forecasters predicting slow season but “has yet to receive the documents we were look ing to receive,” AHCA Secretary Elizabeth Dudek said in a prepared statement. Thomas Wisnieski, director of the North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System, said AHCA was turned away due to federal laws concerning patient priva cy. “There is a distinction between state and federal agencies, so I can give out nothing about patients as far as records,” he said. Shelisha Coleman, press secretary for AHCA, said she is unaware of the privacy restrictions Wisnieski spoke of. She said although the VA is a federal agency, AHCA is knowledgeable about VA patient needs and has the expertise to help. “The governor wants answers and we are firm ly committed to provid ing those answers with our expertise to assess the issues going on,” she said. “We regulate over 200 medical centers, so we have the knowledge to inspect and improve these facilities.” State Rep. Elizabeth Porter, R-Lake City, said she shared Scott’s con cerns. “The health and safe ty of our veterans should be a priority of every Floridian,” she said. “Therefore, I support Gov. Scott’s efforts to make sure our veterans are treated with digni ty, respect and the best healthcare our country can provide.”‘Secret waiting list’Serious problems have been reported at VA medical centers around the nation, including a Phoenix VA clinic where about 40 patients alleged ly died while waiting for appointments, according to news reports. Administrators at the Phoenix VA are alleged to have kept two waiting lists, one that showed patients receiving care shortly after requesting it, the other reflecting the actual wait times, which were considerably longer. After press reports sur faced earlier this month of a handwritten waiting list at the Malcom Randall VA Regional Medical Center in Gainesville, AHCA was again sent there by Scott, and was again turned away. “I am appalled to learn that Florida’s brave vet erans have been unnec essarily forced to wait for care they deserve to have provided timely,” Scott said in a prepared state ment May 16. “The dis covery of a secret waiting list further heightens my concerns about the feder al VA hospital system and how it is failing Florida’s veterans.” Wisnieski said refer ences to a “secret wait list” were a misrepresentation of the facts. He prefers to call it a “paper patient recall list,” saying it con tains names of established patients who need to be seen more than 119 days after their initial appoint ments. Administrative reviewHe said patients who need to be seen more immediately are logged in the computer sched uling system, which can only hold appoint ments up to 119 days in advance. Wisnieski said all patients are seen by a trained clinician who is certified to make deci sions about each patient based on their assess ment and the individual’s specific medical needs. When a patient needed an appointment that was too far off to fit in the system, VA clerks had to find a way to still get them scheduled, he said. “These employees found a way to make sure employees didn’t fall through the cracks and had the ingenuity to make sure patients were seen in the order they needed to be seen in,” he said. “They wanted to make sure that the patients were seen and we weren’t giving them the tools.” There was no delay in receiving care, he said, and the list was not “secret.” Wisnieski said the employees responsible for the list will not be reprimanded, but will be retrained on the sched uling systems to ensure there will be no more paper lists. “There will be an administrative review of our entire process,” he said. “They will be super vised and made sure to be using the scheduling program appropriately.” After being denied access in Lake City and Gainesville, AHCA made a Freedom of Information Act request to the Gainesville VA on April 30. Twenty-four days later, the VA has yet to acknowl edge the request, AHCA said. Coleman said the FOIA request was for details on the processes of the facil ity in regard to patient schedules and reports. AHCA has visited four other VA hospitals in Florida, including: West Palm Beach VA Medical Center, Bay Pines Medical Center, James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital and the Miami VA Medical Center. Inspectors have been denied access to records in each instance. HOSPITALContinued From 1A Claretha Frances Ferguson Ms. Claretha Frances Fer guson, oldest of three daugh ters born to Martin and Car rie Ferguson, passed away in Jacksonville, Florida, May 21, 2014. She was born June 15, 1946 in Colum bia Coun ty, Florida. Claretha was educat ed in the pub lic schools of Columbia County in which her fa ther M.L. Ferguson was Prin cipal and mother was a class room instructor. A graduate of Richardson High School class of 1963; she furthered her ed ucation at Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama, obtaining a Bachelor of Science degree in Food and Nutrition. Later Claretha received her Mas ter’s Degree from Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida. She was employed as a Dietitian in Harlem, New York, Shreveport, Louisiana and Gainesville, Florida. She was a lifelong member of New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church of Lake City, Florida, Inc. Claretha was a United States Army Reservist, where her travels were extensive and she was a part of Operation Desert Storm. After more than 20 years of service, Claretha retired having attained the rank of Colonel. During her tenure as a reservist, she was em ployed with the Department of Education, Jacksonville, Flori GDZRUNLQJDVDHOG'LHWLWLDQShe enjoyed sports, traveling, reading and family gather ings. Claretha will be great ly missed by her family and friends. Precedents in death: Parents, Martin L. and Carrie J. Ferguson and Grandparents. Left to cherish loving mem ories: Devoted sisters, Aldonia Ferguson Bowden (Glenel), Lake City, FL, Winola Fer guson Riley (James), Jack sonville, FL; loving brothers, Baalim Zarah (Nekesha), Jack sonville, FL, Ronald R. Rob inson (Tocoma), Stone Moun tain, Georgia; devoted cousins, Gwendolyn Jones Robinson (Clarence), Lake City, FL, Carolyn Parnell, Lake City, FL; goddaughter, Kellie Byrd (Gregory), Jacksonville, FL; hosts of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral services for Claretha Ferguson will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, May 24, 2014 at New Bethel Missionary Bap tist Church of Lake City, Inc. 550 NE Martin Luther King Street. Alvin J. Baker, Pastor. The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Friday, May 23, 2014 at New Bethel MB Baptist Church. Arrangements entrusted to COMBS FUNERAL HOME 292 NE Wash ington St. Lake City, FL. (386) 752-4366. Marq Combs-Turner, L.F.D. “The Caring Professionals”Obituaries are paid advertise ments. For details, call the Lake City Reporter’s classi fied department at 752-1293. OBITUARIES BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF COLUMBIA COUNTYSUMMER PROGRAM GAME ROOMS ARTS & CRAFTS SPORTS SWIMMING SKATING BOWLING SPECIAL EVENTS JUNE 9 th AUGUST 8 th(CLOSED WEEK OF JULY 4TH)MONDAY FRIDAY 7:30 AM 5:30 PM FEES: $225752-4184 279 NE Jones Way Lake City, FL 32055 Columbia County’s Most Wanted Funded by the Crime Stoppers Trust Fund; Administered by the Of ce of the Attorney General CALL (386) 754-7099 OR SUBMIT A WEB TIP ATwww.columbiacrimestoppers.netWE DO NOT WANT YOUR NAME, JUST YOUR INFORMATION!The likeness of suspects is supplied by the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Division and/or other law enforcement agencies. The cases are active at the time of publication unless otherwise noted. Crime Stoppers of Columbia County, Inc., and their volunteers are jointly and individually exempt from any and all liability which might arise as a result of the publication of public records.Chad Tramaine DanielsDOB: 10/26/1979 Height: 6’ 1” Weight: 210 lbs. Hair: Black Eyes: Brown Wanted For: VOP Burglary of Conveyance, Grand Theft III; VOP Worthless Bank Checks x6 Wanted As Of: 12/16/2013Brendan Joseph McElroyDOB: 11/13/1972 Height: 5’ 11’’ Weight: 150 lbs. Hair: Brown Eyes: Hazel Wanted For: Order of Revocation of Conditional Release and Order of Arrest for Actual Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, Carry Concealed Firearm Wanted As Of: 04/28/2014 Anyone with information on the whereabouts of these individ uals is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Columbia County. &!%%%G:L6G9 B>HH>C<968=H=JC9CVbZY9V^hn AdhidcXdgcZgd[?dnXZAc# VcYBVjaY^cGY# 8dciVXi(-+,**"))*+! (-++'-"+''-dg (-+)++",&+)


OPINION Friday, May 23, 2014 4A Lake City Reporter Serving Columbia County Since 1874 The Lake City Reporter is published with pride for residents of Columbia and surrounding coun-ties by Community Newspapers Inc. We believe strong newspapers build strong communities — “Newspapers get things done!” Our primary goal is to publish distinguished and profitable community-oriented newspapers. This mission will be accomplished through the teamwork of professionals dedicated to truth, integrity and hard work. Todd Wilson, Publisher Robert Bridges, Editor Sue Brannon, Controller Dink NeSmith, President Tom Wood, Chairman ANOTHER VIEW LETTERS POLICY Letters to the Editor should be typed or neatly written and double spaced. Letters should not exceed 400 words and will be edited for length and libel. Letters must be signed and include the writer’s name, address and telephone number for verification. Writers can have two letters per month published. Letters and guest columns are the opinion of the writers and not necessarily that of the Lake City Reporter BY MAIL: Letters, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056; or drop off at 180 E. Duval St. downtown. BY FAX: (386) 752-9400. BY EMAIL: I t’s tempting sometimes to think, in George Wallace’s famous put-down, that “there’s not a dime’s worth of difference between the Republicans and the Democrats.” No matter whether Republicans or Democrats control the government, the government keeps right on growing. A politician is a politician is a politician. But Americans for Tax Reform has analyzed the record and found that it does, indeed, make a differ-ence. Even when the difference is measured in dimes, the dimes accumulate. In states with a Democratic gov-ernor and a Democratic legislature, the people invari-ably pay higher taxes for runaway spending. In states with Republican governors and legislatures, the people generally pay lower taxes and enjoy more responsible spending. The Republican electoral surge in 2010 expanded from nine to 21 the number of states where the party held total control of the state government, and the difference is measurable. Over the past three years, Republican governors and state legislators slashed taxes by $38 billion, led by Gov. Rick Perry in Texas, who cut $12.5 billion of that total. Iowans got the largest tax cut in state history, more than $2.2 billion in propertyand income-tax relief. North Carolina, Ohio and Indiana eliminated their death taxes. Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin and Gov. Sam Brownback of Kansas championed legislation that flattened the state income tax, easing the burden. Perhaps nowhere in America have taxes fallen further and faster than in North Dakota, where Gov. Jack Dalrymple shrank state individual income-tax rates by nearly a third and trimmed corporate income taxes by 20 percent. When and where they had total control, Democrats squeezed every penny they could out of their taxpay-ers. Blue-state governors approved more than $58 bil-lion in higher taxes, led by Gov. Pat Quinn of Illinois, who imposed more than $12 billion in new levies. Gov. Martin O’Malley of Maryland follows close behind, no doubt dreaming of moving into the White House as President Obama’s natural successor as big spender of other people’s money. Mr. O’Malley has presided over the enactment of $11 billion in tax increases since 2008. Residents of California, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Minnesota and Oregon are paying billions of dollars more to the state tax man to cover reckless spending sprees. General-fund expenditures in Democrat-con-trolled states rose nearly 10 percent between 2011 and 2013, while Republican-controlled states boosted out-lays by 6.2 percent. Add the rising costs of state entitlements, and the difference becomes stark. Democrat-controlled state s saw total state expenditures increase four times as fast as states with Republican governors and legislature s. By comparison, 10 red states found a way to cut exp enditures. Republicans are holding the line against t axes and spending gone wild. The alternative advanced by Democrats is spending at unsustainable levels. They ’re demonstrating why it does, indeed, matter who gover ns. Wide partisan divide on spending Q Washington Times LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Go ahead – be a quitter I quit the high school varsity football team the week before we got our letters. I kept my real estate sales job selling resort property in the mountains, then the Gulf War broke out and the market fell apart. On the other hand, I transferred my equity from stocks to bonds, just in time to avoid the recession. It’s bad to be a quitter. Or is it? Sometimes it’s the right thing to do, but sometimes it’s a big mis-take. How do you know if it’s the right time to quit, or to stick it out? Barbara Walters said in TV inter-views last week: “Sometimes it’s the right thing to quit and move on. Sometimes it’s not! I’ve been lucky over my career.” Looking over her moment in the sun (some 50 years) she surely seems to have made the right choice of when to move on. In 1955 she became the first female host of the Today Show. She became the first female host of the eve-ning news with NBC in 1976. She explained that her co-host Harry Reasoner didn’t like her, and she realized it was the right time to move on. She moved to take the helm of the 20/20 show, and for 25 years interviewed all the famous folks of the era, including world leaders and tyrants, starlets and criminals, and every president and first lady since Nixon. She blazed a trail for women in the industry. She announced last week that she will be leaving the “View” after six decades in the spotlight. Helpful as always, Barbara went on to say that she asks herself ques-tions when she considers quitting or moving on. They could be helpful to you if or when you are consider-ing a change. Here are three of her questions, and I’ve added some of my own. • Have I peaked?• Are there better opportunities available? Better choices I could make? • Are there signs that it’s the right time? Is the “writing on the wall?” • What are the reasons I might stay? What are some reasons I should quit? • What are the costs, to me, and to those close to me? • How can I make a difference? How can I make the most of what I have to work with? As Kenny Rogers sings in his “Gambler” song, “You’ve got to know when to hold ‘em, know when to fold ‘em; know when to walk away, and when to run.” What choices are you looking at? Is this your dream job, or do you hate going in in the morning? How’s that vacation plan working out for you? Can you afford it this year? Are you happy where you’re living, or is it time to pack up and choose a new and better place? Loyalty and dependability are good things, but sometimes you and those close to you may be better off with that move you’re thinking about! Sleep on it. Talk about your options with someone close to you. Mankind wants you to be in the place that’s right for you, and for all of us! Let Ukrainians decide own fate A s Ukrainians prepare to vote in Sunday’s presidential election, Russia is sending mixed signals about whether it will respect their right to self-deter-mination. President Vladimir Putin has announced that he has ordered Russian troops to move back from the border after “planned spring exercises.” Meanwhile, Russian dip-lomats are signaling that Moscow would be willing to negotiate with the winner of the election. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov specifically indicated a willingness to deal with the front-runner, Petro Poroshenko. Those are encouraging signs. They suggest that the calibrated sanctions the United States and its European allies have imposed on prominent Russian figures – with threats of broader sanctions if Russia undermines the election – may have had some success in checking fur-ther Russian adventurism. But parts of eastern Ukraine are still under the control of pro-Russia separatists who may be taking orders from Russian special forces. Putin could do more to ensure that separatists don’t prevent Ukrainian citizens from casting their ballots. ... Given the historic ties between Ukraine and Russia, it’s understand-able that Putin would advocate that the new government of Ukraine embrace measures such as greater decentralization and official status for the Russian language. But that civilized conversation will be impos-sible unless Russia recognizes that Ukrainians have the first and final say about their political arrange-ments. Q Los Angeles Times To the Editor:Here we go again. A city employee, who happened to be black, was not hired for a position for which he hoped to have been cho-sen. His brother, a bishop, claimed his brother was not interviewed for the position, and I quote, “because he was black.” The article on this matter was in your May 20 edition. In the article it was mentioned one of the requirements to apply for this position was that a person must possess a valid Class A commercial driver’s license, which his brother did not have. Rather than playing the race card because his brother was not chosen to fill the vacant position I would like to suggest that Bishop Williams do two things for the taxpayers of this country, and challenge his fel-low pastors/preachers to do the same. Firstly, preach again and again to the students in their congregation the importance of studying hard in school in order to become success-ful in the job market instead of a burden on the taxpayer. I worked for 44 years, am still paying taxes, and am tired of supporting anyone who is too lazy to pay their own way. Secondly, preach again and again to all the congregation the fact that four out of five babies born to black mothers are out of wedlock and this is unacceptable, indicates a lack of self-esteem, and is also a burden on the taxpayer. I know Bishop Williams’ mother and father and know they would agree with me on these two points as they worked most of their lives as I have and paid their fair share of taxes also. Charles A. MorganLake CityBishop should bring different message Robert Q Bob Denny is a licensed mental health counselor in Florida, and coun-seled with troubled youth and families for 15 years. Want to read more ideas on building that happier life? Check out his new book, Happiness is look-ing for you! on Please address comments to or phone 386-454-4950.4AOPINION


FAITH & VALUES Friday & Saturday, May 23 & 24, 2014 5A “For the grace of God that brings salvation has appeared to all men, teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly in the pres ent age, looking for the blessed hope and glori ous appearing of our great God and Savior Jesus Christ, who gave Himself for us, that He might redeem us from every lawless deed and purify for Himself His own special people, zeal ous for good works.” — Titus 2:11-14 A s we approach the end of the Church Age, we find that the Devil is working overtime. Christians the world over are increas ingly recognizing that we are about to step off the great span of time that connects eternity past with eternity future. Our Groom has nearly finished preparing our mansions and must have His hand on the door knob as He anticipates greeting His bride when He calls her to meet Him in the air. “After these things I looked, and behold, a door standing open in heaven. And the first voice which I heard was like a trumpet speaking with me, saying, ‘Come up here, and I will show you things which must take place after this,’” Rev. 4:1. Please read 1 Thess. 4:16. Verses 17-18 say, “Then we who are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And thus we shall always be with the Lord. Therefore comfort one another with these words.” These are exciting days in which to serve God, for we see ourselves as the “terminal” gener ation. Even the apostate church is speaking in guarded whispers about these matters. However, not all is rosy. The Devil is working feverishly to divert Christians from their ministries. He has known mankind’s every hot button since the days of Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden, and he has practiced pressing those buttons for millenniums. Almost every week, I hear from born-again Christians who do not understand how the Devil can be so effective, so wily, so subtle in his attacks. Often the saints do not even realize that it is the Devil at all. They have become so diverted by the trials and tribulations of their lives that they no longer think in spiritual terms. Many have taken their eyes off Jesus like Peter when walking on the water (Matt 14:17-30); stopped studying His word (2 Tim. 2:15); and, not praying as they ought (James 5:16). They are simply bewildered as to why their lives are suddenly so awry. Some are bitter toward God for allowing them to suffer in the ways they suffer. Others are profoundly depressed, and yet others find themselves in the grip of utter despair. No, all is not rosy in God’s Church, but we can all find strength and solace and great hope, even in times of grievous trouble, if we know where to look and where to walk. Great hope is what the believer has to rely on. Without great hope we would all be most miserable. Hope is confident expectation of the return of the Lord for His Church. Hope is the happy anticipation of good. Throughout the New Testament hope is used for our encouragement, so that we may walk steadfast in these days when the god of this world influences us so strong (2 Cor. 4:3-4). According to 2 Timothy 4:8 a special crown is given to all those who are looking for His appearing. Are you? Looking for hope? BIBLE STUDIES Hugh Q Hugh G. Sherrill, Pastor Philippi Baptist Church1444 County Road 18 A lthough the Bible clashes with some scientific theories, I think many would be surprised at how many times the Bible agrees with science. Scientists say before the Big Bang there was nothing, or they do not know what existed. That makes sense; if the Big bang was the beginning of everything, then before everything existed there must have been nothing. The Bible says God called “into being that which does not exist,” Romans 4:17. Christians believe the uni verse was cre ated by God ex nihilo. Ex nihilo is a Latin phrase meaning “from nothing.” According to physicists, the Big Bang was a tremendous release of energy that resulted in the creation of the uni verse. One of the byprod ucts of expended energy is light. The Big Bang sounds similar to the Creation narrative where God said, “Let there be light; and there was light,” Genesis 1:3. Scientists said the Big Bang happened 13.7 bil lion years ago, but recent ly changed that to 13.81 billion years ago. That means their first theory was wrong and they did not know how old the universe was then. But even the new figure is an estimate based on a host of factors remaining constant for the last 13.81 billion years. Since it is reasonably possible things have not remained con stant, including scientists’ theories, I am inclined to believe they do not really know when it began. I am sure God knows when He created the universe, but He’s not saying, just that He was there to make it happen. Theoretical physicist Dr. Lawrence Krauss of Arizona State University says all of the matter in the universe came into existence within three minutes after the Big Bang. That’s fast. It makes you wonder why the Bible says it took God six days. But God was busy doing other things besides making matter, like creating every living thing. Scientists say the earth is getting warmer. It is a fact that global tempera tures are hotter than they were just a few hundred years ago during the Little Ice Age, which according to NASA occurred from about 1550 to 1850 AD. The planet is warmer pre sumably because of indus trial emissions and auto mobile exhaust, et cetera. But the temperatures today are barely warmer than they were during the Medieval Warm Period from 950 to 1250 AD. A thousand years ago the planet was as warm as it is now without factories and cars. It may be an incon venient truth that we have nothing to do with global warming. I do not know if man kind can destroy itself, but I do not believe that is how things will end. Science and the Bible agree that the universe as we know it will come to an end. Scientists don’t know when, and again God is not saying, but He has told us “the heavens will be destroyed by burn ing, and the elements will melt with intense heat,” 2 Peter 3:12. It looks like global warming is going to get us after all. Biblical perspective on global warming CHRISTIAN CONCEPTS Gary Q Gary B. King is the pastor of WayWord Ministries here in Lake City. He welcomes com-ments and can be reached at ‘Science and the Bible agree that the universe as we know it will come to an end. Scientists don’t know when and God is not saying.’


Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPO RTER FAITH & VALUES FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MAY 23-24, 2014 6A Part two(I encourage you to re-read part one on this subject, printed Friday, April 11, before reading this article.) I s it true, as one preach er said to one lady, “You have been mar ried too many times to be saved”? Many have made the mistake of changing what the actual sin in Matthew 19:9 is. Instead of accept ing what the text says, that adultery is committed in the two acts of putting away and marrying anoth er, people say that “adul tery” is the sex act and is committed repeatedly in the subsequent marriage and therefore is a sin not repented of. Jesus was specific in saying a man who (1) puts away his wife, except for fornication, and (2) mar ries another, “commits adultery.” The change originat ed historically with the Council of Trent (16th century). They ruled that marriage is a “sacrament” and is unbreakable. Thus, the divorced person is still married to the first spouse (in the eyes of God) and the next marriage is “an adulterous relationship.” This contradicts the Bible text. Matthew 19:6b says significantly, “Let not,” not “cannot.” It is important to under stand man’s theories, opinions and councils cannot overrule the word of God. The facts stand as the Bible states them. Jesus says, adultery occurs when a man is unfaithful or disloyal in putting away his innocent wife and marries another. In Mark 10:11, Jesus says that man who does this “commits adultery against her.” So He was talking about a sin committed against the wife put away, not a sin commit ted with the next wife. Asking if adultery can be stopped, is not the same as asking “Can the adultery be undone?” No, it cannot be undone. Yes it can be stopped. Any sin can be and should be repented of — forgiven — and not repeated in the future. The only answer to it is repentance and a change of behavior. Forgiveness is by God’s grace. When God said, “I will be merciful to their unrighteousness and their sins and lawless deed I will remember no more,” and then His word gives examples where this particular sin was forgiven in that way, there is no reason to have any more questions or doubts about the matter. Adultery is a forgivable sin. If one who was divorced, has now become one who is committed to one mate for life and is penitent about his former sins, that person has come from the wrong way and is now on God’s way. Such a person can rest assured that God will keep His promise to forgive. Understand, there will not be anyone in hell whom God has forgiven. For those outside Christ, who come to Jesus by faith, repenting of sins, and are immersed into Christ (Acts 2:38-39), they are forgiven of every sin (by grace). Christians, who sin must repent and pray and rest in His grace. There is no evidence in the New Testament, that people were required to divorce again to show proof of repentance. Grow in his grace. NOTICE OF ZONING CHANGE The Board of County Commissioners of Columbia County, Florida, proposes to regulate the use of land within the area as shown on the map below by amending the text and th e Future Land Use Plan Map of the Columbia County Comprehensive Plan, hereinafter referred to as the Comprehensive Pl an, as follows: CPA 13-01 is an application by the Board of County Commissione rs, and in response to an Objections Recommendations and Comments Report dated December 10, 2013, p repared by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, to amend the text and Future Land Use Plan Ma p of the Comprehensive Plan, based upon an evaluation completed by the County, dated August 22, 2013 and revised June 5, 2014 WRUHHFWFKDQJHVLQVWDWHUHTXLUHPHQWV pursuant to Section 163.3191, Florida Statutes, as amended. A public hearing will be conducted by the Board of County C ommissioners to consider the amendment and enactment of the ordinance adopting the amendment on June 5, 2014 at 5:30 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter can be heard, in the School Board Administrative Complex located at 372 West D uval Street, Lake City, Florida. The title of said ordinance read, as follows:AN ORDINANCE OF COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA, AMENDING ORDINANCE N O. 91-6, THE COLUMBIA COUNTY COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO AN AMENDMENT TO THE TEXT AND FUTU RE LAND USE PLAN MAP OF THE COLUMBIA COUNTY COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, PURSUANT TO AN APPLI CATION, CPA 13-01, BY THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS, AND IN RESPONSE TO AN OBJECTIONS, RECOMMENDATIONS AND COMMENTS REPORT DATED DECEMBER 10, 2013 PREPARED BY TH E FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY, UNDER THE AMENDMENT PROCEDURES ESTABLI SHED IN SECTIONS 163.3161 THROUGH 163.3248, FLORIDA STATUTES, AS AMEND ED; PROVIDING FOR AMENDING THE TEXT AND FUTURE LAND USE PLAN MAP OF THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN BASED UPON AN EV ALUATION COMPLETED BY THE COUNTY DATED AUGUST 22, 2013 AND REVISED JUNE 5, 2 014, TO REFLECT CHANGES IN STATE REQUIREMENTS PURSUANT TO SECTION 163.3191, FLORIDA STAT UTES; PROVIDING SEVERABILITY; REPEALING ALL ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DA TE The public hearing may be continued to one or more future da tes. Any interested party shall be advised that the date, time and place of any continuation of the public hearing shall be announced during the public hearing and that no further notice concerning the matter will be published. At the aforementioned public hearing, all interested partie s may appear and be heard with respect to the amendment. &RSLHVRIWKHDPHQGPHQWDQGWKHRUGLQDQFHDGRSWLQJWKHD PHQGPHQWDUHDYDLODEOHIRUSXEOLFLQVSHFWLRQDWWKH2IFH RIWKH&RXQW\0DQDJHU&RXQW\$GPLQLVWUDWLYH2IFHVORFDWHGDW 1RUWKHDVW+HUQDQGR$YHQXH/DNH&LW\)ORULGD during regular business hours. All persons are advised that, if they decide to appeal any de cision made at the public hearing, they will need a record o f the proceedings and, for such purpose, they may need to ensure t hat a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony a nd evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons nee ding a special accommodation or an interpreter to participate in the proceeding should contact Lisa K. B. Robert s, at least seven (7) days prior to the date of the hearing. Ms. Roberts may be contacted by telephone at (386)758-1005 or by Telecommunication Device for Deaf at (386)7582139. Amazing grace: Divorce and Remarriage Jack Q Jack Exum Jr. is a freelance writer who lives in Lake City. To nd more articles by Jack Exum Jr. as well as Jack Exum Sr., Exum books for sale, family pictures, bible studies, special “For Teens Only” area and more, visit Exum’s website, I n our world filled with conflict, I believe that God calls his children to be peacemakers. To work as ambassador for peace, not by avoiding or ignoring conflict, but to learn practical strat egies to help those in conflict find resolution and reconciliation. In light of this, our focus today hones in on collaboration. Collaboration works by integrating the ideas of multiple people. On a large scale, collaboration calls for a significant time commitment: bringing multiple people to the table to seek a solution acceptable to everyone. This is the ultimate goal of collaboration. Where time is limited, this approach may not be appropriate — sometimes a decision must be made before time allows everyone to have a say! However, it is absolutely necessary when making decisions that seriously impact a person’s life, large groups of people, or when setting precedence. One familiar example of collaboration is the jury. A Biblical example of collaboration is found in Acts 15, which records the conflict between Paul and Barnabas and a group of men from Judea over the issue of circumcision. In his article, “Biblical Conflict Resolution 101” Stephen Blandino points out the following steps: Q Let both sides of the story be heard: Paul and Barnabas reported how God had used them to see Gentiles converted. Believers who were part of the Pharisees explained how the Gentiles must be circumcised and required to obey the Law of Moses (Acts 15:2-5). Q Participate in Discussion: Acts 15:6-7. Q Present the Facts: Peter addressed the crowd with facts: the work God was doing among the Gentiles and the reality that God had accepted the non-circumcised Gentiles by giving them the Holy Spirit (Acts 15:7-11). Q Provide Further Evidence: Paul and Barnabas shared the miraculous signs and wonders God had done through them among the Gentiles. Then, James spoke up and quoted the prophets to confirm the work of the Spirit among the Gentiles (Acts 15:12-18). Q Put Together a Communication Strategy that Brings Clarification: After the solution was articulated, the apostles and elders formed a team to deliver a letter to the Gentile believers in Antioch, Syria and Cilicia. The letter brought clarification to the entire situation and provided a solution that everyone found acceptable. Two key elements that will “make or break” the collaboration process is the willingness of those involved to participate with an open mind, and having respect for those with different opinions. Collaborate and resolve conflict HEART MATTERS Angie Q Heart Matters is a weekly col umn written by Angie Land, direc tor of the Family Life Ministries of the Lafayette Baptist Association. FridayFish DinnerOur Redeemer Lutheran Church, 5056 SW State Road 47 in Lake City, prepares fish din ners every Friday from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. for $6.May 25RevivalMt. Carmel Baptist Church, 1205 SW Mt. Carmel Ave., will have a revival from Sunday, May 25 to Wednesday, May 28 at 6 p.m. each night. Call 386-752-5277 for more.Prophet to speakNew Beginnings of Life Church, 184 SW Windswept Glen, will host Prophet Chad Taylor with Consuming Fire Ministry on Sunday, May 25 at 10 a.m. A covered dish lunch will follow the morning service.June 8Recognizing studentsBethel A.M.E. Church, 838 SW County Rd. 242A, will recognize all Columbia County High School juniors and seniors and col lege students on Sunday, June 8 at 11 a.m. Two $250 scholarships will be award ed to one HS senior and one college student for writing the best 500-word essay on “Technology in the Church.” To submit an essay, call Patricia Brady at 386-697-3473 for details. CALENDAR Emily Q Emily Lawson is the Associate Editor of the Lake City Reporter. Suffer well “Love your enemies,” Jesus said. “And pray for those who persecute you.” — Matthew 5:44 T his command is more than just the golden rule, treat ing others how you want to be treated. And the prayers Jesus called for are not prayers that your enemies would leave you alone, stop what their doing, or suffer any harm as a result. Praying for those who persecute you is Jesus’ life-giving command that can release you from any bitterness you hold toward your enemies, soften your heart to those who hate you and help you meet them where they are. When my pastor said last week for us to “suffer well,” I hadn’t the slightest clue what he meant. Praying for your enemies is suffering well. Letting Jesus take the bondage of bitterness and break the chains of hatred will release you and enable you to suf fer in and for his name.


give an address during the commencement exercise. There will be no guest speakers. There are no special parking requirements for the event. Parking will be allowed in the grass areas around the stadium, the student parking lot off County Road 252 and along the new bus loop. “If people want to park near the stadium, they need to get here early,” Widergren said. “Access to the field will be denied after 7:15 p.m. because we want to respect the processional.” The graduation ceremo ny is expected to last two to two and a half hours. “The graduation ceremo ny has always been a great tradition here at Columbia High School,” Widergren said. “To be in the stadium and have all the friends and family with stadium packed and the sun going down — it’s always been a special moment for the students. It’s one of my favorite times of the year as well.” Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MAY 23-24, 2014 7A We will be following our regular pickup schedule for the Memorial Holiday week. Any questions, please contact Waste Pro at (386) 758-7800Attention Lake City Residents =da^YVn=djgh [dgLVhiZE^X`je )&,+H#JH=ln))& ,*'"&',* Closed Memorial Day BdcYVn################################E^X`jeIjZhYVnIjZhYVn###########################E^X`jeLZYcZhYVnLZYcZhYVn#########################E^X`jeI]jghYVnI]jghYVn#################################E^X`je;g^YVn;g^YVn##################################E^X`jeHVijgYVn Forestry Pageant winnersThe Miss Columbia County Forestry Preliminary Pageant was held May 17 at the Shrine Club in Lake City. Each age division in the pageant was well-represented. Ms. Florida Forestry Queen 2013 made a guest appearance at the preliminary pageant, which was themed “A Night to Shine.” The age groups were: Q Baby Miss: ages 0 to 23 months Q Teeny Miss: ages 2 to 3 years Q Tiny Miss: ages 4 to 6 years Q Little Miss: ages 7 to 9 years Q Junior Miss: ages 10 to 12 years Q Teen Miss: ages 13 to 16 years Q Miss: ages 17 to 23 years Q Ms./Mrs. Single or Married: age 24 years and up Macyn Masters, Baby Miss Photos by Marley Andretti A Night to Shine Taylor Thornton, Tiny Miss Emily Mrvica, Little Miss, Runner-up Michaela Watley, Little Miss, winner Nevia Martinez, Junior Miss Morgan Cushman, Teen Miss Jennifer Crosby, Miss Pageant Auditor Gene Moore (left) and Florida State Director Sydney FerreiraFor information for ordering photos, please call 386-438-3610. Columbia County CHS GRADUATIONContinued From 1A‘Graduation ... is one of my favorite times of the year.’ — Todd Widergreen, CHS principal Federated RepublicanThe Columbia Federated Republican Women will meet Tuesday, May 27 at 6:30 p.m. at West Branch Library, 435 NW Hall of Fame Drive. Call Betty Ramey at 386-935-4111 or Lynn Hackett at 386-961-5767 for more.Quilters GuildThe Lady of the Lake Quilters Guild will meet Wednesday, May 28 at Bethel United Methodist Church, 4369 US 441 South. The meeting will be at 10. Call: Melba at 755-0781. Program for May is the Basket Walk with tickets 10 for $1.00. COMMUNITY CALENDAR


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Lake City Reporter SPORTS Story ideas?ContactTim KirbySports Lake City Reporter SPORTS Friday & Saturday, May 23 & 24, 2014 Section B Story ideas?ContactTim KirbySports 1BSPORTS Spring showdownBy BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comColumbia and Fort White high schools will keep it inside Columbia County for the spring game for a sec-ond consecutive year as the Tigers and Indians meet at 7 p.m. on Saturday at Memorial Stadium. The starters will take the field in the first half before both teams begin to make substitutions in the second half, much like last year’s game. Columbia head coach Brian Allen said one thing that might make the game a little different this season is depth. “They’re just like us in that they don’t have a ton of depth,” Allen said. “Nobody will play the game in its entirety. We both have some guys that don’t have a bunch of playing time.” Fort White head coach Demetric Jackson said that his team is ready to go, but also alluded to trying to find answers for the second unit. “I think our first unit is ready to go,” Jackson said. “We are trying to piece together some JV guys.” Both teams are looking for a clean football game. “We want to be fundamentally sound, take care of the ball, and see if we can play with effort on defense,” Jackson said. Allen said it’s a good chance to see some things they weren’t able to in the Purple & Gold Game. “It’s going to be a good chance to see live punting and field goals,” Allen said. “We’ll have PATs. It’s pretty much the same format as last year, and there prob-ably won’t be much differ-ent. We just want to execute and show up.” Neither coach admitted to any game planning with each school focused more on what will happen in the fall over bragging rights from a spring game. Jackson and Fort White will be using the game as a way to identify a few more playmakers on offense for the Indians. “We are trying to find guys who can make plays from an offensive stand-point, guys who can find the end zone,” Jackson said. He said that one way the Indians can identify those types of players is effort, both on offense and defense. “It is about how hard you play,” Jackson said. “We want to play physical and tackle well.” Allen said that the spring game is more about focus-ing on Columbia rather than what Fort White is going to throw at the Tigers. “I’m big into focusing on us, and that comes back to the way that I’ve learned both as a player and an assistant coach,” Allen said. “We don’t do any game planning for a spring game or even the classic. Some may take a peek, but I don’t.” Allen said it’s about knowing the assignments for his team and learning how to execute their system. He’s not focused on the scoreboard. “If we teach it the right way, no matter what we see, we should be able to exe-cute against it,” Allen said. “Whatever the offensive scheme, we’ll know how to attack it. If it’s taught right, and we’re doing our job, then we should be able to execute. The system won’t change. We’re going to do what we do and adjust on the fly.” S aturday’s spring game at Memorial Stadium will be as much a homecoming for Fort White coaches as for Columbia High. Indians head coach Demetric Jackson and assistant coaches Isiah Phillips and Dan Marsee saw all their playing time at Memorial Stadium when they attended CHS. Phillips spoke of the big crowds and having to wade through fans to get to the field. Jackson said Dennis Roberts once sent him a film of the 1990 Suwannee game at Memorial Stadium. He took a look at the film this week. “It brought back memories,” Jackson said. “The place was packed. I made a few plays on that field.” Jackson made more than a few, starting with a surprise beginning with coach Joe Montgomery. Jackson was scheduled to be the starting safety for the Tigers in 1990. On the Tuesday before the opening game, Columbia’s quarterback was found to be ineligible and Jackson was thrust under center. “It was the first game I ever started,” Jackson said. “I was one of the quarterbacks in the spring game but all summer and fall I was playing safety. I hadn’t gotten a whole lot of reps as back-up and none once fall camp started.” Columbia won the opener against Andrew Jackson and went on to a 9-1 record and district championship. Jackson threw a late touchdown pass to beat Suwannee, 13-7, the last of the four Bulldog teams that won state. Columbia drew Lake Howell in the opening round of the playoffs. Lake Howell had upset an undefeated CHS team the year before at Memorial Stadium. Jackson helped the Tigers exact revenge, 21-18. “Lake Howell was probably my breakout game,” Jackson said. “It was played on a Saturday afternoon and I rushed for well over 100 yards and threw for more than 100 yards. After the game, a Penn St. scout came up to me and said, ‘Heck of a game son. You ever thought of becoming a Nittany Lion?’” In Jackson’s senior year, Montgomery left the wagon loaded for Skip Wolf. The Tigers had to play powerhouses Apopka, Vero Beach, Raines and a still strong Suwannee. In district were Orange Park and Buchholz (state champion in 1990) when both were at the top of the heap. Jackson hit a two-point conversion on a hot pass to Antonio Bradwell to beat Apopka, 22-21. Vero Beach fell, 13-10, and Suwannee went easier, 25-14. Raines had quarterback Patrick Sapp. “We were both being recruited to go to Clemson and a lot of other schools,” Jackson said. “On the first play of the game I broke an 80-yard touchdown run and I was saying like who is Patrick Sapp.” The player tossed into the quarterback fray led the Tigers to an 18-4 record in his two years. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterColumbia High’s Lonnie Underwood is pursued by Fort W hite High’s Blair Chapman in last year’s spring scrim mage. The two teams meet again at 7 p.m. on Saturday at Memorial Stadium. CHEAP SEATS Tim KirbyPhone: (386) Q Tim Kirby is sports editor of the Lake City Reporter Tigers, Indians meet at Memorial Stadium Saturday. Snap-shots of Jackson at Memorial Stadium


SCOREBOARD SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today AUTO RACING 11 a.m. NBCSN — IndyCar, Indianapolis 500 Carb Day, part I Noon NBCSN — Indy Lights, Freedom 100, at Indianapolis 1 p.m. NBCSN — IndyCar, Indianapolis 500 Carb Day, part II BOXING 9 p.m. ESPN2 — Middleweights, Brandon Adams (14-0-0) vs. Willie Monroe Jr. (17-1-0), at Verona, N.Y. COLLEGE SOFTBALL 7 p.m. ESPN2 — NCAA Division I, playoffs, super regionals, game 1, Arizona vs. Louisiana-Lafayette 7 p.m., 9 ESPN — NCAA Division I, playoffs, super regionals, game 3 (if necessary) GOLF Noon TGC — PGA of America, Senior PGA Championship, second round. 3 p.m. TGC — PGA Tour, Crowne Plaza Invitational, second round 6:30 p.m. TGC — LPGA, Mobile Bay Classic, second round (same-day tape) MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage, St. Louis at Cincinnati or Texas at Detroit 10 p.m. WGN — Chicago Cubs at San Diego ——— Saturday AUTO RACING 8 a.m. NBCSN — Formula One, qualifying for Monaco Grand Prix 9:30 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for Coca-Cola 600 10:30 a.m. ESPN2 — NASCAR, Nationwide Series, pole qualifying for History 300 1 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Sprint Cup, “Happy Hour Series,” final practice for Coca-Cola 600 2:45 p.m. ABC — NASCAR, Nationwide Series, History 300 6 p.m. ESPN2 — NHRA, qualifying for Kansas Nationals (same-day tape) BOXING 9 p.m. SHO — Junior middleweights, Jermell Charlo (23-0-0) vs. Charlie Ota (24-1-1); middleweights, David Lemieux (31-2-0) vs. Fernando Guerrero (26-2-0); champion Adonis Stevenson (23-1-0) vs. Andrzej Fonfara (25-2-0), for WBC light heavy-weight title, at Montreal 10 p.m. HBO — Middleweights, Daniel Geale (30-2-0) vs. Matthew Macklin (30-5-0); heavyweights, Bryant Jennings (18-0-0) vs. Mike Perez (20-0-1), at Corpus Christi, Texas COLLEGE BASEBALL 1 p.m. ESPNEWS — Southeastern Conference, semifinal 4:30 p.m. ESPNEWS — Southeastern Conference, semifinal 10 p.m. ESPNU — West Coast Conference, championship COLLEGE SOFTBALL Noon, 3 p.m., 5 p.m. ESPN — NCAA Division I, playoffs, super regionals 8 p.m., 10 p.m. ESPN2 — NCAA Division I, playoffs, super regionals GOLF 7:30 a.m. TGC — European PGA Tour, BMW PGA Championship, third round 1 p.m. TGC — PGA Tour, Crowne Plaza Invitational, third round 3 p.m. CBS — PGA Tour, Crowne Plaza Invitational, third round NBC — PGA of America, Senior PGA Championship, third round TGC — LPGA, Mobile Bay Classic, third round HOCKEY 9:30 a.m., Noon NBCSN — IIHF, World Championship, semifinals (same-day tape) MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 12:30 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage, Cleveland at Baltimore or Oakland at Toronto 4 p.m. FS1 — Texas at Detroit 7 p.m. FOX — Regional coverage, St. Louis at Cincinnati, Kansas City at L.A. Angels, or Washington at Pittsburgh 10 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage, Minnesota at San Francisco or Houston at Seattle WGN — Chicago Cubs at San Diego MEN’S COLLEGE LACROSSE 1 p.m., 3:30 p.m. ESPN2 — NCAA Division I, playoffs, semifinals MOTORSPORTS 1 a.m. NBCSN — AMA Motocross, at San Bernardino, Calif. (delayed tape) NBA BASKETBALL 8:30 p.m. ESPN — Playoffs, conference finals, game 3, Indiana at Miami NHL HOCKEY 8 p.m. NBC — Playoffs, conference finals, Chicago at Los Angeles SOCCER 2 p.m. FOX — UEFA Champions League, final, Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid TENNIS 5 a.m. ESPN2 — French Open, first roundsBASKETBALLNBA playoffs CONFERENCE FINALS Wednesday San Antonio 112, Oklahoma City 77, San Antonio leads series 2-0 Saturday Indiana at Miami, 8:30 p.m. Sunday San Antonio at Oklahoma City, 8:30 p.m.BASEBALLAL schedule Today’s Games Cleveland (Masterson 2-3) at Baltimore (B.Norris 2-4), 7:05 p.m. Oakland (Kazmir 5-1) at Toronto (Dickey 4-4), 7:07 p.m. Texas (S.Baker 0-0) at Detroit (A.Sanchez 1-2), 7:08 p.m. Boston (Lackey 5-3) at Tampa Bay (Archer 3-2), 7:10 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (Kuroda 3-3) at Chicago White Sox (Noesi 0-4), 8:10 p.m. Kansas City (Duffy 2-3) at L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 5-3), 10:05 p.m. Houston (Peacock 1-4) at Seattle (F.Hernandez 5-1), 10:10 p.m. Minnesota (Gibson 4-3) at San Francisco (Lincecum 3-3), 10:15 p.m. Saturday’s Games Cleveland at Baltimore, 12:35 p.m.Oakland at Toronto, 1:07 p.m.N.Y. Yankees at Chicago White Sox, 2:10 p.m. Texas at Detroit, 4:08 p.m.Boston at Tampa Bay, 4:10 p.m.Kansas City at L.A. Angels, 7:15 p.m.Minnesota at San Francisco, 10:05 p.m.Houston at Seattle, 10:10 p.m. NL schedule Today’s Games L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 2-1) at Philadelphia (R.Hernandez 2-1), 7:05 p.m. Washington (Zimmermann 3-1) at Pittsburgh (Morton 0-6), 7:05 p.m. Arizona (C.Anderson 2-0) at N.Y. Mets (Colon 3-5), 7:10 p.m. Milwaukee (Estrada 3-2) at Miami (Koehler 4-3), 7:10 p.m. St. Louis (S.Miller 6-2) at Cincinnati (Bailey 3-3), 7:10 p.m. Colorado (Lyles 5-1) at Atlanta (Floyd 0-1), 7:35 p.m. Chicago Cubs (E.Jackson 3-3) at San Diego (Erlin 3-4), 10:10 p.m. Minnesota (Gibson 4-3) at San Francisco (Lincecum 3-3), 10:15 p.m. Saturday’s Games L.A. Dodgers at Philadelphia, 3:05 p.m. Arizona at N.Y. Mets, 4:10 p.m.Colorado at Atlanta, 4:10 p.m.Milwaukee at Miami, 4:10 p.m.St. Louis at Cincinnati, 7:15 p.m.Washington at Pittsburgh, 7:15 p.m.Minnesota at San Francisco, 10:05 p.m.Chicago Cubs at San Diego, 10:10 p.m. AUTO RACINGRace week INDIANAPOLIS 500 Site: Indianapolis.Schedule: Today, practice (NBC Sports Network, 11 a.m.-noon); Sunday, race, noon (ABC, 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m.). Track: Indianapolis Motor Speedway (oval, 2.5 miles). Race distance: 500 miles, 200 laps. SPRINT CUP COCA-COLA 600 Site: Concord, N.C.Schedule: Saturday, practice (Fox Sports 1, 9:30-10:30 a.m., 1-2 p.m.); Sunday, race, Fox, 6 p.m. (5:30-10:30 p.m.). Track: Charlotte Motor Speedway (oval, 1.5 miles). Race distance: 600 miles, 400 laps. NATIONWIDE HISTORY 300 Site: Concord, N.C.Schedule: Saturday, qualifying (ESPN2, 10:30 a.m.-noon), race, 2:45 p.m. (ABC (2:30-5:30 p.m.). Track: Charlotte Motor Speedway (oval, 1.5 miles). Race distance: 300 miles, 200 laps. MONACO GRAND PRIX Site: Monte Carlo, Monaco.Schedule: Saturday, practice, qualifying (NBC Sports Network, 8-9:30 a.m.); Sunday, race, 8 a.m. (NBC, 7:30-10 a.m.; NBC Sports Network, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 4:30-7 p.m.). Track: Circuit de Monaco (street course, 2.075 miles). Race distance: 161.9 miles, 78 laps. NHRA KANSAS NATIONALS Site: Topeka, Kansas.Schedule: Today, qualifying; Saturday, qualifying (ESPN2, 6-8 p.m.); Sunday, final eliminations (ESPN2, 10 p.m.-1 a.m.). 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DEAR ABBY: My spouse and I, after many long years of school, advanced degrees and work in the corporate world, are now retired. We are (we hope) financially secure. Both of us have siblings who were less successful for various reasons. What obligation do hardworking people have toward their less successful siblings, especially one who has been a freeloader his entire life? “Rusty” sponged off his aging parents to keep from having to earn a decent living. We feel sorry for him, but it’s the bed he made for himself years ago when he took shortcuts. We’re afraid if we give him a hand, he’ll expect an arm next time. As far as I’m concerned, only Rusty’s laziness pre vents him from getting a part-time job to help pay the bills. If we give him money, we’ll have to do it for the other siblings on both sides. I know this sounds uncharitable, but we worked for 40 years and struggled through everything life had to throw at us. We saved every penny we could and invested wisely. How do we deal with family members who can take care of themselves, but don’t? -ANONYMOUS IN AMERICA DEAR ANONYMOUS: You decide on a case-by-case basis, unless all of your family members are like Rusty. And if they are, you sympathize, but don’t subsidize. DEAR ABBY: Most of my childhood was spent with my grandparents, who raised me until I moved out at 21. I have always regard ed them as my true parents because they were always there for me. My biological parents were also a part of my life. I would visit them on weekends. I love them, too, and appreciate that they allowed me to have a stable childhood with my grandparents. I am engaged to be mar ried next summer, and I need to decide who should walk me down the aisle. I’d like my grandfather to have that honor, but I don’t want to hurt my father by not asking him to do it. What should I do when the time comes to make the decision? -NAMELESS IN THE MIDWEST DEAR NAMELESS: Consider asking both of them to walk you down the aisle. I’m sure it would touch not only their hearts, but also those of your guests to see you honor your grandfather, who was your “weekDAY father,” as well as your dad, your “weekEND father.” DEAR ABBY: Organized religion has caused me many difficul ties throughout my life. I would like to distance myself from it as much as possible. I consider myself a “religious independent.” I believe in God, but I don’t believe organized religion has anything to do with God. My question concerns my funeral. Since a funeral is an organized religious ceremony, is it possible to have one without clergy being present? Have you heard of anything like this, and what would you sug gest? — WASHINGTON, D.C., READER DEAR READER: Instead of a funeral, many people choose to have a “celebration of life,” inde pendent from religion. Make sure your family and friends understand your wishes, then talk to a funeral home director and make pre-planning arrangements. DEAR ABBY: I’m 16 and entering my junior year of high school. My boyfriend, “Jonah,” and I have been dating for almost a year and we would like to become sexually active, but I’m scared condoms won’t cut it. I have tried talking to my mom about it, but she doesn’t think I should go on birth control. Abby, I’m just trying to keep the risk of getting pregnant as low as possi ble. I’m not sure my mom understands that. What should I do? I know for sure my mother will find out if I go to my doctor and talk privately about this with her. Please help me because I’m just trying to protect myself. — PRACTICAL TEEN IN NEW YORK DEAR PRACTICAL TEEN: You appear to be a levelheaded young woman who is trying to make mature decisions. Discussing sex with par ents can be difficult -not only for you, but also for them. If you are willing to talk about this with your moth er again, try using a mag azine, a TV show or my column as a jumping-off point to start the conver sation. Sometimes it may take more than one talk to feel comfortable disclosing your personal feelings and intentions. You should be able to get confidential health ser vices from your doctor or another health care provid er. Depending upon where you live, however, parental permission may be need ed. You will have to check to find out. In terms of birth con trol methods, hormonal birth control is effective when used correctly. But using hormonal birth control and a condom TOGETHER offers the best protection from both pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases. For many years, I have recommended Planned Parenthood (plannedpar for reproduc tive health services, which include information, con traception, testing and edu cation about a full range of options for women, men and teens across the United States. Its services are confidential and com ply with relevant laws, which may vary from state to state. DEAR ABBY: Do you think it’s bad that my two girls don’t see their father? I don’t keep them from him. He’s welcome to see them, but he is now remarried and has never asked for them. He left our household 10 years ago. To be honest, the girls don’t even talk about him anymore. Is it OK to let them go on with their lives with the family members who are in it? — NEW MEXICO MOMMY DEAR NEW MEXICO MOMMY: It’s sad that your daughters have no relationship with their father. However, because he has shown no interest in having one with them, you have no option but to let them go on with their lives. HOROSCOPES DEAR ABBY ARIES (March 21-April 19): Snap decisions, taking on too much and overreacting will all lead to regrets. Slow down, consider what’s at stake and think matters through mentally, not emotionally. Resist anyone trying to push or take advantage of you. +++ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Keep your private matters a secret. Focus on home, family and securing your position personally and professionally. Pick up skills, information or anything that will ensure future prospects. Keeping up with the fast-paced world we live in is essen tial. ++++ GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Discriminate when it comes to helping oth ers. Don’t let anyone play on your emotions or blackmail you into doing something questionable. You can offer suggestions, but do so for your benefit, not others. Love is on the rise. ++ CANCER (June 21-July 22): Strive for perfection, quality and uniqueness in all that you do. You will secure your position if you are reliable, entertaining and competitive. Don’t let anger get the better of you. It’s best to sidestep a no-win situation rather than waste time. +++++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Keep moving and improv ing. You’ll pick up valu able information watching the way others operate. Don’t hesitate to update your skills, appearance or interests. Getting involved in a project will lead to new friendships. Love is on the rise. +++ VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Keep a close watch on your financial, legal or health matters. The infor mation you receive may be misleading. Take a con servative approach and protect what you already have. Now is not the time to take a risk, even if it looks tempting. +++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Don’t count on any one. Follow through with your promises, and keep on moving. Idle time will bring you down and lead to trouble. Use your head, your experience and your quick wit to stay ahead of any competition you face. Avoid the past. +++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Explore new possibilities. Visiting unfa miliar places or people will open up all sorts of possibilities you hadn’t considered in the past. Express your interest, but don’t make a commitment or down payment that will bind you. +++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Your keen sense of timing and your abundance of energy will help you make choices and get things done. A personal update to your looks, lifestyle or love life will boost your ego and stimulate your imagina tion. +++++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Stick close to home and avoid any feud with friends, relatives and neighbors. Stick to your plans and focus on taking care of your domestic chores and personal pam pering. You deserve a break and should hide out where it’s safe and sound. ++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Communicate with old friends. Remembering the past will help you move for ward. A change in the way you think and the goals you set can be quickly implemented into your routine. Positive, progres sive action will lead to a better future. +++ PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Wheel and deal. Approach people you feel are the right ones to help you get a project up and running. Ask ques tions and address past issues that may stand in your way. Listen to your heart, but follow your head. +++ Happy Birthday: Size up your situation and make choices that will help you get things done. Focus on the end result, but don’t lose sight of the guidelines offered. Cutting corners may seem wise at the time but in the end will be costly. Use your head and control impulsive behavior. Love is highlighted, but so is excess and possessive ness. Proceed with cau tion. Your numbers are 5, 13, 22, 24, 31, 39, 44. THE LAST WORD Eugenia Last Hardworking couple reluctant to help freeloading relative Q Write Dear Abby at or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. Abigail Van FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MAY 23-24, 2014 ADVICE & PUZZLES LAKE CITY REPORTER 3B CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS Joan Collins, 81; Antonis Samaras, 63; Marvin Hagler, 60; Drew Carey, 56; Melissa McBride, 49; Maxwell, 41; Jewel, 40; Kelly Monaco, 38; Windham Rotunda, 27; Bray Wyatt, 27; Gavin Free, 26. Puzzle Solutions on the next page.




FRIDAY& SATURDAY, MAY23 & 24, 2014CLASSIFIEDLAKECITYREPORTER 5B LegalIN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACase No.: 12-2012-CA-000680Section:BANK OF AMERICA, N.A.Plaintiff,v.EDDIE L. ALLEN; CHIQUITAC. ALLEN; ANYAND ALLUN-KNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, AND AGAINSTTHE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUALDEFENDANT(S) WHO ARE NOTKNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAYCLAIM AN INTERESTAS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIM-ANTSDefendant(s)NOTICE OF SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to an Order of Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated April 29, 2014 entered in Civil Case No. 12-2012-CA-000680 of the Circuit Court of the Third Judicial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Florida, wherein the Clerk of the Circuit Court will sell to the highest bidder for cash on 27 day of August, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. on teh Third Floor of the Co-lumbia County Courthouse, 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Flori-da 32055, in accordance with Chap-ter 45 Florida Statutes, relative to the following described property as set forth in the FInal Judgment, to wit:APARTOF THE NW1/4 OF THE SW1/4 OF SECTION 33, TOWN-SHIP2 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST, COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA, BEING MORE PARTICULARLYDESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:COMMENCE ATTHE SWCOR-NER OF THE NW1/4 OF THE SW1/4 OF SAID SECTION 33, AND RUN THENCE S 09” E, ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF THE NW1/4 OF SW1/4 OF THE SW1/4 OF SAID SECTION 33, 60/00 FEET; THENCE N 58”E, 684.4 FEETTO THE POINTOF BEGINNING; THENCE N 35”E, 214.45 FEET; THENCE NO 08” E, 206.80 FEET: THENCE S 18”W, 255.06 FEET; THENCE NO 09” W, 125.03 FEETOTTHE POINTOF THE BEGINNING.Any perso claiming an interst in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale.AMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.Dated at LAKE CITY, Florida this 1st day of May, 2014/s/ P.A. Perry, D.C.P. Dewitt CasonCLERK OF THE CIRCUITCOURTColumbia COUNTY, FLORIDA05544948May 16, 23, 2014 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE 3RD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACIVILDIVISIONCASE NO. 13000517CAAXMXBANK OF AMERICA, N.A.Plaintiff,vs.MICHAELR. THORNTON; JESSI-CAM. THORNTON; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF MICHAELR. THORNTON; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF JESSICAM. THORN-TON; UNKNOWN PERSON(S) IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECTPROPERTY;Defendants.NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to a Final Judgment of Foreclo-sure dated May 2, 2014, and entered in Case No. 13000517CAAXMX, of the Circuit Court of the 3rd Judicial Circuit in and for COLUMBIACounty, Florida, wherein BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. is Plaintiff and MI-CHAELR. THORNTON; JESSICAM. THORNTON; are defendants. I will sell tot he highest and best bid-der for cash ON THE THIRD FLOOR, at 173 NE HERNANDO AVENUE, LAKE CITYin CO-LUMBIACounty, FLORIDA32055, AT11:00 A.M., on the 4 day of June, 2014, the following descri-bed property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit:LOT27, OF WOODHAVEN UNIT4, ASUBDIVISION ACCORDING TO THE PLATTHEREOF, AS RE-CORDED IN PLATBOOK 4, PAGE 108, OF THE PUBLIC RE-CORDS OF COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDA.Aperson claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a Legalclaim within 60 days after the sale.AMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.Dated this 7 day of May, 2014.P. DEWITTCASONAs Clerk of said CourtBy /s/ P.A. PerryAs Deputy Clerk05545023May 16, 23, 2014 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDACIVILDIVISIONCASE NO. 2012-CA-000311Division No.Section.THE BANK OF NEWYORK MEL-LON FKATHE BANK OF NEWYORK, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATHOLDERS OF CWABS, INC., ASSET-BACK CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2007-12Plaintiffs (s),vs.KENTGARDNER, et. al.Defendant(s) /NOTICE OF SALEPURSUANTTO CHAPTER 45NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to an Order or Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated April 30, 2014, and entered in Case No. 2012-CA-000311 of the Circuit Court of the 3RD Judicial Circuit in and for CO-LUMBIACounty, Florida, wherein THE BANK OF NEWYORK MEL-LON FKATHE BANK OF NEWYORK, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATHOLDERS OF SCABS, INC., ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2007-12 is the Plaintiff and KENTRAYGARDNER; CHERI NELGARD-NER and AUDREYS. BULLARD are the Defendants, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the front steps of the Columbia County Courthouse, 145 North Her-nando Street, Lake City, Florida,, at 11:00 a.m. on the 4 day of June, 2014, the following described prop-erty as set forth in said Order of Fi-nal Judgment, to wit:LOT1, BLOCK B, LAKEWOOD ESTATES, UNITII, “REPLAT”, ASUBDIVISION ACCORDING TO PLATTHEREOF RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 6, PAGE 76, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUM-BIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.and commonly known as: 141 NORTHWESTOMAHAWAY, LAKE CITY, FL32055IF YOU ARE APERSON CLAIM-ING ARIGHTTO FUNDS RE-MAINING AFTER THE SALE, YOU MUSTFILE ACLAIM WITH THE CLERK OF COURTNO LAT-ER THAN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. IF YOU FAILTO FILE ACLAIM, YOU WILLNOTBE EN-TITLED TO ANYREMAINING FUNDS. AFTER 60 DAYS, ONLYTHE OWNER OF RECORD AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PEN-DENS MAYCLAIM THE SUR-PLUS.DATE at COLUMBIACounty, Flor-ida, this 6 day of May, 2014.P. DEWITTCASON, ClerkCOLUMBIACounty, FloridaBy: /s/ Sandy MarkhamDeputy Clerk05545017May 16, 23, 2014 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO.: 2013-CA-000212DIVISION: CIVILFIRSTFEDERALBANK OF FLORIDA,Plaintiff,vs.ISIAH GRIFFIN, III, CATHYL. GRIFFIN, SIMONE GRIFFIN, CIT-IBANK, N.A. UNKNOWN TEN-ANT1 IN POSSESSION and UN-KNOWN TENANT2,Defendants.NOTICE OF SALENOTICE IS GIVEN that, in accord-ance with the Plaintiffs Final Judg-ment of Foreclosure entered on April 30, 2014, in the above-styled cause, I will sell to the highest and best bid-der for cash on July 30, 2014 at 11:00 a.m., on the third floor of the Columbia County Courthouse at 173 N.E. Hernando Avenue, Lake City, FL32055, the following described property:Lot 9, Unit 3, Grandview Village Subdivision, according to the map or plat thereof, as recorded in Plat Book 8, Pages 16-17, of the Public Re-cords of Columbia County, Florida.Property Address: 1176 SWShenan-doah Glen, Lake City, Florida 32025ANYPERSON CLAIMING AN IN-TERESTIN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTYOWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS LegalPENDENS MUSTFILE ACLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE.AMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.Dated May 06, 2014.P. DEWITTCASON, CLERKBy: /s/ S.MarkhamDeputy Clerk05545025May 23, 30, 2014 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDACIVILACTIONCASE NO. 2013-CA-000240CITIBANK, N.A., AS TRUSTEE FOR CHASE FUNDING MORT-GAGE LOAN ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2003-2,PLAINTIFFVS.LISAMARIE MCLENDON A/K/ALISAMCLENDON; JENNIFER MCLENDON; UNKNOWN HEIRS, BENEFICIARIES, DEVISEES, AS-SIGNEED, LIENORS, CRED-ITORS, TRUSTEES AND ALLOTHERS WHO MAYCLAIM AN INTERESTIN THE ESTATE OF RANDYBLAINE MCLENDON A/K/ARAND MCLENDON; UN-KNOWN TENANTIN POSSESION OF THE SUBJECTPROPERTYDEFENDANTSNOTICE OF SALE PURSUANTTO CHAPTER 45NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN Pur-suant to a Final Judgment of Foreclo-sure dated May 12, 2014, and en-tered in Case No. 2013-CA-000240 of the Circuit Court of the Third Ju-dicial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Florida in which Citibank, N.A., as Trustee for Chase Funding Mortgage Loan Asset-Backed Certif-icates, Series 2003-2, is the Plaintiff and Lisa Marie Mclendon a/k/a Lisa Mclendon; Jennifer Mclendon and Unknown Heirs, Beneficiaries, Devi-sees, Assignees, Lienors, Creditors, Trustees and All Others Who May Claim An Interest In The Estate Of Randy Blaine Mclendon A/K/ARan-dy Mclendon, are Defendants, the Columbia County Clerk of the Cir-cuit Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash in/on on the third floor of the Columbia County Courthouse at 173 N.E. Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32055, Columbia County Florida at 11:00AM on the 11th day of June, 2014, the following described prop-erty as set forth in said Final Judg-ment of Foreclosure:LOT8, BLOCK 6, SHADYOAKS UNIT2 ADDITION, ASUBDIVI-SION ACCORDING TO PLATTHEREOF RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 4, PAGE 34, PUBLIC RE-CORDS OF COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDA.A/K/A146 SWDAYTONAWAY, LAKE CITY, FL32024Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale.AMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.Dated in Columbia County, Florida this 15 day of May, 2014.Clerk of the Circuit CourtColumbia County, FloridaBy: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy Clerk05545110May 23, 30, 2014 NOTICE OF ENACTMENTOF ORDINANCE BYTHE BOARD OF COUNTYCOMMISSIONERS OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLOR-IDANOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN that the ordinance, which title hereinafter appears, will be considered for enact-ment by the Board of County Com-missioners of Columbia County, Florida, at a public hearing on June 5, 2014 at 5:30 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter can be heard, in the School Board Administrative Complex located at 372 West Duval Street, Lake City, Florida.Copies of said ordinance may be inspected by any member of the public at the Of-fice of the County Manager, County Administrative Offices located at 135 Northeast Hernando Avenue, LegalLake City, Florida, during regular business hours.On the date, time and place first above mentioned, all interested persons may appear and be heard with respect to the ordinance.AN ORDINANCE OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA, AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 91-6, THE CO-LUMBIACOUNTYCOMPRE-HENSIVE PLAN, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO AN AMEND-MENTTO THE TEXTAND FU-TURE LAND USE PLAN MAPOF THE COLUMBIACOUNTYCOM-PREHENSIVE PLAN, PURSUANTTO AN APPLICATION, CPA13-01, BYTHE BOARD OF COUNTYCOMMISSIONERS, AND IN RE-SPONSE TO AN OBJECTIONS, RECOMMENDATIONS AND COMMENTS REPORTDATED DECEMBER 10, 2013 PREPARED BYTHE FLORIDADEPART-MENTOF ECONOMIC OPPOR-TUNITY, UNDER THE AMEND-MENTPROCEDURES ESTAB-LISHED IN SECTIONS 163.3161 THROUGH 163.3248, FLORIDASTATUTES, AS AMENDED; PRO-VIDING FOR AMENDING THE TEXTAND FUTURE LAND USE PLAN MAPOF THE COMPRE-HENSIVE PLAN BASED UPON AN EVALUATION COMPLETED BYTHE COUNTYDATED AU-GUST22, 2013 AND REVISED JUNE 5, 2014, TO REFLECTCHANGES IN STATE REQUIRE-MENTS PURSUANTTO SECTION 163.3191, FLORIDASTATUTES; PROVIDING SEVERABILITY; REPEALING ALLORDINANCES IN CONFLICT; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATEThe public hearing may be continued to one or more future dates.Any in-terested party shall be advised that the date, time and place of any con-tinuation of the public hearing shall be announced during the public hear-ing and that no further notice con-cerning the matter will be published.All persons are advised that, if they decide to appeal any decisions made at the public hearing, they will need a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, they may need to en-sure that a verbatim record of the proceedings are made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons need-ing a special accommodation or an interpreter to participate in the pro-ceeding should contact Lisa K. B. Roberts, at least seven (7) days prior to the date of the hearing.Ms. Rob-erts may be contacted by telephone at (386)758-1005 or by Telecommu-nication Device for Deaf at (386)758-2139.05545087May 23, 2014 NOTICE OF INTENTTO ADOPTORDINANCETO WHOM ITMAYCONCERN:The Board of County Commissioners of Columbia County, Florida will at its regular meeting on Thursday, June 5, 2014, in the Columbia Coun-ty School Board Administration Building, 372 West Duval Street, Lake City, Florida at 5:30 p.m. con-sider the adoption of an ordinance entitled:AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 85-3; ORDI-NANCE NO. 90-3; AND ORDI-NANCE NO. 2002-20, EXTEND-ING UNTILDECEMBER 31, 2034, THE FOUR CENTS ADDITIONALTAX UPON EVERYGALLON OF MOTOR FUELAND DIESELFUELSOLD IN COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA, AND TAXED UNDER THE PROVISION OF CHAPTER 206, FLORIDASTATUTES, AND AS AUTHOR-IZED BYSECTION 336.025(1)(a), FLORIDASTATUTES, AND PRO-VIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.The substance of the above-named ordinance is as provided in its name. Copies of the proposed ordinance are available for inspection at the office of the County Manager located in the County Administration Complex, 135 NE Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Any interested party may appear and be heard at this pub-lic hearing.In the event any person decides to appeal any decision by the Board of County Commissioners with respect to any matter relating to the consid-eration of the ordinance at the above-referenced public hearing, a record of the proceeding may be needed and in such event, such person may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the public hearing is made, which re-cord includes the testimony and evi-dence on which the appeal is to be based.In accordance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, a person need-ing special accommodations or an in-terpreter to participate in this pro-ceeding should contact Lisa Roberts 386/752-1006 or T.D. Services 386/758-2139, at least seven (7) days prior to the date of the hearing.DATED this 19 day of May, 2014./s/ P. DEWITTCASONClerk of Court05545139May 23, 2014 020Lost & Found Lost Female Rat Terrier Beaver Street, Ft White area Please call 352-316-9066 or 386-365-1395 100Job Opportunities**Help Wanted** Local lawn care company Seeks full/part time employee. Lawn care experience preferred. 05541098The Lake City Reporter, a daily newspaper seeks Independent Contractor Newspaper Carrier. Apply in person during normal business hours Monday Friday 8am 5pmNO PHONE CALLS 05544990Graphic Designer The Lake City Reporter needs a focused, hard-working individual to join its creative design team. Competitive candidates should have a knowledge of Mac platforms and experience working with CS6 design suite. Position will serve a unique role in designing and creating components for our expanding family of print products, including newspaper and magazine advertisements, as well as special product designs. Email resume and several examples of your design work to Todd Wilson, Publisher, at No phone calls. EOE 05545039LOCALCOMPANY seeking F/Tdependable employee experienced in Excel, Data Entry, typing and answering multiple phone lines, and filing. Send Resume to: 05545046Local Company seeking experienced. “Transportation/ Logistic Coordinator” Minimum qualifications: High School diploma *2 years experience *PC Knowledge Microsoft and Web based TMS/WMS systems Routing/Dispatch Fax resume to: 386-438-2080 EOE CAMPING WORLDLAKE CITY Apply in person. NO PHONE CALLS. Product specialist position. High School education or equivalent. Previous RVexperience preferred. Strong product knowledge and sell to customers. Must maintain a professional demeanor and work ethic. Available to start immediately. CAMPING WORLDLAKE CITY Apply in person. NO PHONE CALLS. Membership Sales Person position. High School education or equivalent. Previous RVexperience preferred. Strong product knowledge and sell to customers. Must maintain a professional demeanor and work ethic. Available to start immediately. EMPLOYMENT OPPOR TUNITY Columbia County Clerk of Courts Accountant See for more information Full-time legal secretary for high volume attorneys office/ legal experience required. Email to or fax resume to (386)719-4430 Help Needed General Maintenance, yard work. Good references & clean driving record. Email Bryant @ Immediate hire Experienced landscape and lawn maintenance staff. Winning attitude. Apply at Janitorial Help wanted in Lake City. P/Tmust have exp. & be dependable. Call after 11am Jim 386269-2028 or Rayan 386-227-4205 SCAFF’S NOW accepting applications MEATCUTTER, P/T, benefits available Apply in person 41 N. & Long Street. Drug Free Workplace. 100Job OpportunitiesLicensed Electrician Needed Must have 7 yrs experience as electrician, a good attitude, and be self-motivated. References are required. Please send resume and references to NEED CLASS "A" CDLdrivers, ($14.00/hr) to start, Delivering produce in the local area. 2 yrs. min. exp. in a Tractor/Trailer. Must have Reasonable 7 yr MVR, and be proficient at maintaining logs. Must be able to lift up to 70 lbs and be able to stand, bend, stoop and able to push or pull a loaded pallet jack. Benefits include 401-K, Profit Sharing, Medical & Dental.Must live in or around the Starke area. Contact for additional info or Pick up applications at 2222 N. Temple Ave, Unit 4 Any day till to 12:00pm Sales, Management Trainees & Field Technical Staff Florida Pest Contor is growing again! Building Careers for over 55 years. Due to our continuing growth, Florida Pest Control is looking for new Team members. We are a family owned, financially solid Corporation in business since 1949, operating throughout Central and North Flroida, with over 550 Team members. Our Team enjoys a progressive environment where they are encouraged to succeed. Florida Pest Controls Lake City office is searching for people who are driven to succeed. We have several positions available. This is the starting point that could develop into something much more. Our compensation package includes: Acompetitive starting salary, 15 days of Personal Time off and a guaranteed way to earn 10 days more plus $$$. Six paid holidays. This equals a possible 31 paid days off per year! Opportunity for Long Term Employment, Training/Career Development, Full Benefit Package (medical, prescription, dental and AFLAC) at very affordable prices, Retirement package, Monthly employee appreciation BBQs, Progressive environment, Drug Free Workplace. We are searching for: Field Sales, Manager Trainees, and Field Technical Staff. Do you like being outdoors? is customer satisfaction your hot button? Can you do your job independently, with little direct supervision? Is analysis of an opportunity and converting it into a sale your strength? Then youre the person we want. All you need is a desire to learn and grow, and a clean driving record. E-mail your resume to or send it to, or apply in person at the following location: Florida Pest Control Lake City 536 SE Baya Ave, Lake City, FL 32025, 386-752-0171 Visit our Web site at for maps to the Branch Office. Walk-ins Welcomed. Seeking experienced and skilled Accounting Clerk at Anderson Columbia. Please fax resumes to 386-755-9132. DFW/EOE StarTech Computer Center Now hiring Exp Techs. Send resume to: SUPERINTENDENTEst. Gen. Contractor seeks Commercial Job Site Super for mechanical job in Lake City. Must be OSHACert. with 3-5 yrs Exp.Strong communication,computer and people skills required. Email to 120Medical Employment05544729Nurse practitioner FTor PT for busy internnal medicine office please call Nancy at 386-719-2540 for more info 05545178MEDICALBILLING Several years experience in all aspects in medical insurance billing required. Salary based on experience. Email resume in confidence to or fax 386-758-5987. Medical help wanted for busy doctors office. Looking for experienced front office, medical assistant & biller Email resume to frontoffice@ .,,$,++'To place your classified ad call ’


6B nrrrCLASSIFIEDnnnn 2007 CorvetteSpecial ordered LS7 high performance engine, 6 speed AT, velocity yellow, 15,480 miles, one "old lady" owner.$38,000 386-365-7117 120Medical EmploymentNortheast Florida State Hospital located in Macclenny, FLis hiring Direct Care Staff – both CNAand non-CNA. Preference given to CNAs/Bilingual applicants. Salary starts at $9.75-$11.75 per hour depending on experience. Great benefits offered! To apply go to search under Baker County for Human Service Worker and/or Psychiatric Aide or email for an application to fax to People First. 140Work Wanted I am a Caregiver looking for Full Time one client opportunity. Call Denise 386-628-1185 References available. Local 240Schools & Education05545152INTERESTED in a Medical Career?Express Training offers courses for beginners & exp • Nursing Assistant, $499next class6/2/2014• Phlebotomy national certifica-tion, $800 next class6/2/2014• LPN TBD Fees incl. books, supplies, exam fees. Call 386-755-4401 or 310Pets & Supplies PUBLISHER'S NOTE Florida Law 828.29 requires dogs and cats being sold to be at least 8 weeks old and have a health certificate from a licensed veterinarian documenting they have mandatory shots and are free from intestinal and external parasites. Many species of wildlife must be licensed by Florida Fish and Wildlife. If you are unsure, contact the local office for information. 420Wanted to Buy K&H TIMBER We Buy Pine Hardwood & Cypress. Large or small tracts. Call 386-288-6875. 430Garage Sales BYRDS STORE CR 49. May 23, 24 & 25 (8-4). 247-240R CR 49R, 247 Beachville. CR 49N, 252 Pinemount Rd CR 49L. Lots of antiques, new items inside, outside if no Rain watch for signs. ESTATE SALE, Sat. 5/24, 8-1:30 612 SWDuckett Court off Pinemont Hwy., antiques, furn., collectibles & too much to list. PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. 440Miscellaneous DunlopTruck tires 245-75R-17 almost new, $250, excellent condition. For further info call Wayne 386-288-8833 HANDI HOUSE BUILDINGS REPOS, REPOS, REPOS RENTTO OWN NO CREDITCHECK 386-438-8020 520Boats forSale The Marina in Horseshoe Beach is now open with marine gas, boat lift, and the store. We have boat storage, covered and open. Call 352-498-5405 630Mobile Homes forRent14 WIDE 2br/2ba Quiet Park No Pets Clean Country Living $475 Ref & Dep required 386-758-2280 2BR/1BAMH in park off Racetrack Rd. $425. mo. $100. dep. 386-303-1192 640Mobile Homes forSale2008 14x70, 2 BED $19,900, SETUP& DELIVERED 904-259-4663 BIGGESTSALE EVER ALLHOMES 20 % OFF w/Free Furniture Ends 5/20 904-259-4663 BRAND NEW 28X80 4 BED $59,900, 28X60 3 BED $49,900 SETUPWITH NEWAC STEPS AND SKIRTING 904-259-4663 Palm HarborHomes limited time offer!$5K towards any exterior package. We have 24 wide, 26, 28 & 30 wide homes. 3 stock units reduced 26K, Homes from the $60's or 800-622-2832 *Se habla espanol 650Mobile Home & LandColdwell Banker-Bishop Realty MLS85543 Sandy Harrison 697-5114 3BR/3BAMH on 5ac, Ft White, 11x29addition, 2 storage sheds, a must see. $89,900 Poole Realty 362-4539 Bank owned TWMH, 2400 sq ft 16x16 workshop, fenced yard. MLS86349 $85,000 Remax Missy Zecher 623-0237 DWMH on 5.5 ac, fenced, 3BR/2BA, uupgraded kitchen, MLS86924 $109,000 650Mobile Home & LandRemax Missy Zecher 623-0237 Home on over 3ac, Hunters Ridge S/D, 10ceilings, formal dining & so much more. MLS86939 $318,900 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRent $100 off 1st mo rent!1, 2 & 3BR apts.$89 DepositPools, B-ball, gym & more! *FREE afterschool programWindsong AptsCall forourlow rent rates386-758-8455 05544755WindsorArms Apartments Under New Management NOWLEASING Lake City’s Premier Apartment Homes. 2BR, 1, 1.5, or 2BA, Gated Community, Free 200 Dish Network Channels, Pool, W/D hookups, tankless water heater, energy efficient appliances. Starting at $699/mo. Call (386) 754-1800 CLEAN SPACIOUS 2/1 second story 1600 sf, privacy 8 mi to VA near Moore Rd. No dogs $600 mo $1500 move-in 386.961.9181 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 ForRent3BR/1BA Near FGC & Airport. $550/mo. $550/security. 386-752-0335 Monday -Friday 8A-4P 3BR/1BA w/CH/A, Located in the country. Credit check required. $600. mo. $600 Deposit No Pets!! 386-752-3225 Brick 3br/2ba Large yard, garage, CH/A. No Pets. 101 SW Hummingbird Glen. $1000 mo + $900 dep. Call 386-365-8543 ForRent/Sale Lease w/option, owner financing. 3BR/1BA, 1200 sft. CH&A. Close to VA& Shands. 1st & Sec $850/mo Putnam St., LC Call 954-559-0872 Nice 3/2 Brick Home LR; DR; fam. rm with fireplace, dbl. garage; privacy fenced back yard. Avail. June 15, $1,175 mo. Corrected number 386-623-2848 750Business & Office RentalsOAKBRIDGE OFFICE Complex Professional Office Available 725 SE Baya Dr Call 752-4820 805Lots forSale Coldwell Banker-Bishop Realty MLS866398 Sandy Harrison 697-5114 Homesite, Hunter Ridge S/D, 2.8 ac, no flooding, great place to build $29,000 Land available as low as 2K per acre. Possible owner financing. (386) 752-5035 ext 7 day 7-7 ABarSales, Inc Coldwell Banker-Bishop River lot, 3 lots sold together (2.9ac) with River Frontage $150,000 MLS85480 Sherry Ratliff 365-8414 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 Custom built 2762 sqft 2 story, 2484 sqft hangar plus pool on 3.4 acres MLS85632 Coldwell Banker-Bishop Realty MLS86400 1/2 ac lot in 3Rivers, Ft White, quite area, Great investment. Sandy Harrison 697-5114 PUBLISHER'S NOTE All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to the fair housing act which makes it illegal to advertise "any preference, limitation, or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status or national origin; or any intention to make such preference, limitation or discrimination." Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under the age of 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll free at 1-800-669-9777, the toll free telephone number to the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. 810Home forSale Forsale by owner 3BR/2BA Call 386-752-2358 268 Jeremy Place, Lake City Lovely 3BR/2BAbrick home on 2 acres. 152K financing/lease option available by owner/broker. (386) 752-5035 ext 7 day 7-7 ABarSales, Inc Coldwell Banker-Bishop, 4400 sqft, 2 story brick Colonial estate on 2ac. city limits. MLS76111 $369,900 Mary Brown Whitehurse 965-0887 Santa Fe Riverfront 4BR/2.3BA 2670sqft 2 docks with 280River frontage $599,000 MLS80374 Remax Pam Beauchamp 386-303-2505 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 Deerwod Forest. 1 acre residential lot MLS80652 $7,500 810Home forSale Remax Missy Zecher 623-0237 Cedar/stone home, 2 wood burning stone FP, 2 screened porches, so much more. MLS80893 $284,900 Remax TaylorGoes 344-7662 MLS82126 3BR/2BAon 1 ac, well maintained, beautifully landscaped, Lg kitchen $122,900 Coldwell Banker-Bishop, Spacious 3BR/2BAcorner lot, great rm, Fla rm. MLS84613 $124,900 Mary Brown Whitehurst 965-0887 Poole Realty, Irvin Dees 208-4276 3BR/2BAbrick on 1 ac, Lg FP, family room $155,000 MLS84778 Just reduced, 3BR/2BAw/2 car garage, custom home on 3.38 ac. Front & Back porch MLS84910 Call Susan Holton Eagle 623-6612 Daniel Crapps Agency 4BR, 4453 sqft. Lots of upgrades,. Owner financing offered or lease w/option to buy. MLS85144 Call Susan Holton Eagle 623-6612 Daniel Crapps Agency Spacious & cozy 3BR/2BA 1680sqft .71 ac, large kitchen, plenty of storage $64,900 MLS85274 Remax Pam Beauchamp 386-303-2505 3BR/2BAon almost 6ac. Italian tile, Roman shades, master BR w/tray ceiling, custom cabinets. MLS85587 Janet Creel 386-719-0382 Hallmark Realty Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 Deerwod Forest. Lg eat in kitchen, Lg family room & living room MLS85755 $128,000 Remax Jo Lytte 365-2821 Cute & affordable 3BR/2BA, dbl garage, Lg screened porch MLS85832 $105,000 Remax Jo Lytte 365-2821 3BR/2BAon 9.37 ac. Great master suite, wood burning FP. MLS85844 $183,000 Coldwell Banker-Bishop, Sherry Ratliff 365-8414. Eastside Village 2BR/2BA, Fireplace, Fla Rm, $79,900 MLS85853 Great location on 90, 2400sqft, drive thru convenient store w/ offices and reception $149,000 MLS86272 Remax Pam Beauchamp 386-303-2505 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 Spectacular 2 story, 4BR/3BAw/3430 sqft, screened pool 1 ac plus basement. MLS86337 Just reduced, 4BR/3.5BA3398 H/C sqft. Formal LR & DR. 2 car garage MLS86363 Call Susan Holton Eagle 623-6612 Daniel Crapps Agency Remax TaylorGoes 344-7662 MLS86396 4BR/2BAon 22.9 acres, numerous upgrades, FP& many extras to many to mention $369,000 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS86460 Brand new, never been lived in, move in condition $92,000 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS86630 Beautifully landscaped, master has 2 walk in closets. Perfect location. $159,000 5BR/2.5BA, 2 story beauty, fenced backyard. New wood floors, ceramic tile, granite countertops, FPMLS86664 Paula Lawrence 386-623-1973 Hallmark Realty Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS86677 Lavish masster suite, dream kitchen, security system, may extras. $169,900 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS86705 well maintained, perfect for first time or retired, all brick $64,900 Brick home w/HWYFrontage, may qualify for Commercial use. 3.67 ac. Great home/business location MLS86773 Debbie King 386-365-3886 Hallmark Realty Remax Jo Lytte 365-2821 2BR/2BAhome in Eastside Village, screened porch MLS86785 $97,000 Great starter home 3BR/1BA 1008sqft in city, fenced in yard, great landscape $67,500 MLS86824 Remax Pam Beauchamp 386-303-2505 Coldwell Banker-Bishop Custom built 2 story brick on 5ac, 4BR/3BA, oversized garage MLS86828 $269,900. Elaine Tolar 365-1548 Denise Milligan-Bose Realty 397-3313 2BR/2BAopen floor, eat in kitchen, glass Fla screen room w/2 car garage $99,000 MLS86841 Poole Realty, Ronnie Poole 208-3175 Custom LK home, 2900 sq ft, 3BR/2.5BA, hardwood floors, fully landscaped $359,500 MLS86857 Hidden Jewel! 3BR/2BAon 5ac. Pretty oak trees, front & back decks. Well kept & very clean. MLS86859 Ron Feagle 386-288-2901 Hallmark Realty Peaceful country living 3BR/2BA 1938sqft 4.2 ac, spa tub, huge shower $214,000 MLS86874 Remax Pam Beauchamp 386-303-2505 810Home forSale 2BR/2BAin town, features 2 extra rooms, fenced backyard, enclosed patio make this a cute home. MLS86875 Teresa Spradley 386-365-8343 Hallmark Realty MH ParkEst. income-producing 26 ac park w/20 rental units & 2 brick homes. MLS86887 Ginger Parker 386-365-2135 Hallmark Realty Remax Sandy Kishton 344-0433 MLS86895 Spacious home, great room, living & dining, kitchen upgraded $125,000 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS86923 3BR/2BA desirable neighborhood, many upgrades, curb appeal $143,000 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS86925 Country charm 3.16 ac good condition, lots of upgrades, bambo floors $135,000 Remax Missy Zecher 623-0237 4BR, lake Jeffrey area, eat n kitchen, separate dining, multiple living rm, roomy BRs MLS86930 $235,900 Denise Milligan-Bose Realty 397-3313 Lg 3BR/.2BA, 2 car garage, Lg screened porch, one owner home. MLS86944 $129,900 Remax Sandy Kishton 344-0433 MLS86951 4BR/2BA, 2495 sqft attached 1071sqft workshop plus 1900 sqft hangar $329,000 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 Well maintained 3BR/2BAMFG home, w/ Fireplace, screened porch, MLS86956 $79,000 Poole Realty, William Golightly 590-6881 Stunning 130 ac estate on Sante Fe, 4 dwellings, home 3450 sq ft, 4BR/4BAtwo story $1,495,000 MLS86957 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS86966 3BR/2BA modular, fenced backyard, open floor plan, oversized master walk in closet. $139,000 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS86967 Brick on 5 ac, outside town, conveniently located $144,000 Poole Realty, Nelda Hatcher 688-8067 Victorian, historic registry, fenced, upgraded, move in ready $149,000 MLS86969 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS86971 Quality features, 2 FP, hardwood floors, Lg FP& wet bar, staircase to oversized M.BR. $280,000 Poole Realty David Mincey 590-0157 3BR/3BAbrick on 4 gorgeous ac pasture, fenced MLS86981 $149,000 55+ Community! 2BR/2BA 1340sqft screened in porch, office built in $69,000 MLS86982 Remax Pam Beauchamp 386-303-2505 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS86989 3BR/2BA completely remodeled, fenced yard, irrigation & landscaped. $110,000 Remax TaylorGoes 344-7662 MLS86990 Pristine condition 3BR/2BAbrick, open floor plan, 2 car garage $165,900 Remax Missy Zecher 623-0237 Charming 3BR/2BAon over 1/2 acre, split floor plan, wood burning brick FP MLS86992 $123,500 Remax Missy Zecher 623-0237 Country appeal on 2 ac of pasture, 3BR/2BAwith 2800 sq ft MLS86998 $235,000 Coldwell Banker-Bishop MLS87002 Home in town, Family Rm & Living Room, screened Rm. Wellmaintained. Elaine Tolar 365-1548 Remax Sandy Kishton 344-0433 MLS87004 3BR/2BA, 1599 sqft, split floor plan, LR & DR & breakfast area, walk in shower $142,000 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 Family room w/ fireplace, Lg open kitchen, 2 carports $90,000 MLS87011 Denise Milligan-Bose Realty 397-3313 2BR/2BA, open floor plan, Lg front screened porch $52,000 MLS87026 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS87033 located west side of town, inground pool, garage finished into family room $205,900 New Home, 4BR/3BAw/2 car garage. Well and septic=montly savings. 149K lease/option possible. (386) 752-5035 ext 3510 7 day 7-7 ABarSales, Inc 820Farms & Acreage1/2 acre lots; Ownerfinancing $ 300 down; $ 77 per month Deas Bullard/BKLProperties 386-752-4339 830Commercial PropertyCOMMERCIALDUPLEX space available, 90 West, Call Sandy Kishton, REMAX 386-344-0433 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 MLS86614 Has 3 lg rooms for offices & Lg great room, security system $250,000 950Cars forSale 2007 Vette, LS7 High Permform eng., 6 speed AT. only 15,480 mi. 1 “old lady” owner $38,000 386-365-7117 We’re on target! days a weekSubscribe Today 386-755-5445 PublishedMonthlybythe Lake City Reporter ’