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LOCALPurple Heart presentation at the VA, 5A. CALL US: (386) 752-1293 SUBSCRIBE TO THE REPORTER: Voice: 755-5445 Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 140, No. 104 TODAYS WEATHER Opinion . . . . . . 4A Local . . . . . . . 6A Obituaries . . . . . 5A Advice & Comics . . 3D Puzzles . . . . . . . 2B SPORTSChallenges ahead for Fort White 1B. 94 74Storm chance 10A Lake City ReporterSUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | $1.50 LAKECITYREPORTER.COM SUNDAY EDITION Serious injuries in Wellborn crash.3A FHPs Powell will lead Troop B.1DNFL stars host camp.1B By EMILY STANTONestanton@lakecityreporter.comThe removal of 40 or more trees from the grounds of a Lake City church in May has the city manager at odds with his public works director over who authorized the work, which would have cost thousands of dollars had it been performed by a private contractor. City workers uprooted and disposed of trees esti mated at 40 feet tall on New Beginnings Restoration Churchs property in late May. The trees were growing near the property line the church shares with Garden of Rest Cemetery, which city City stumped by tree question But public works director says he was ordered to do so by the city manager. Neighbor: Now my land See story, Page 6A. Johnson says he didnt OK their removalBy MEGAN REEVESmreeves@lakecityreporter.comLocal control is something school districts generally covet, but this year Tallahassee may have given them more than they wanted. A new law, SB 864, gives districts and parents greater say in textbook selection than in previous years. District officials say it is just another unfunded mandate that will cost thousands to implement and create possible logistical nightmares to boot. A local legislator who supported the bill says their fears are unfounded. The bill, which takes effect Tuesday, was sparked by complaints from critics who objected to certain instructional materials used in public school classrooms. Earlier this year, the Palm Beach County School District asked Prentice Hall to alter certain passages of a world history textbook to avoid a supposed bias toward the Muslim faith. The chairman of the Marion County Republican Party called the textbook propagative material, and a local man raised similar concerns before the Columbia County School Board. No action was taken locally on his objections. Previously, teaching materials could only be challenged once they were already in use. Now, parents will be part of the process at the outset, allowing them to stop these materials from hitting the shelves in the first place. It reinforces the long standing situation that ultimately the school administration and school board have the final say so in the educational materials that are used in the school system, said state Rep. Elizabeth Porter, R-Lake City, Florida House Education Committee vice chair. But it also puts in place a process where members of the public can access those materials online and see what their children will be learning. If they have a problem with it, they can fill out a form and protest. Columbia County Superintendent of Schools Terry Huddleston said its not that simple. Its always good to have parent input. However, the textbook adoption process is a huge undertaking, he said. Under the new law, teams made up of school officials and parents will act as a review committee for K-12 instructional materials. The cost to the district will be tremendous, Huddleston said. For example, if math is up for adoption this year, that District says parental involvement means money they just dont have.Textbook bill: Burden or blessing? By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comFormer LCPD officer Staci Brownfield, terminated Monday following a DUI arrest last November, hasnt actually been fired, according to her union representative. An LCPD press release Wednesday said Brownfield was terminated by Chief Argatha Gilmore. In this case (Gilmore) Union: LCPD officer wasnt fired Chief lacked authority to do so, says FOP. MICROSOFT CLIP ARTBy EMILY STANTONestanton@lakecityreporter.comAs Floridas population continues to swell, Columbia County remains relatively unchanged, according to census data. The countys population only grew by 11 people 67,532 to 67,543 from 2010 to 2013. The states total population grew by 750,170 people and had about 19.5 million residents as of July 2013. Columbia County is Countys gains in census update? Eleven TREES continued on 6A UNION continued on 8A Browneld CENSUS continued on 9A TEXTBOOK continued on 9A
LaBeouf, not famous but still in headlines NEW YORK Who can forget the time he put a paper bag on his head that read I AM NOT FAMOUS ANYMORE? Or when he was forced to apologize for plagiarizing parts of his short film? He then promised to retire from public life. Now, hes been escort ed from a Broadway theater in handcuffs for allegedly yelling obsceni ties during a performance of Cabaret. The guy who insisted hes not famous was heard screaming, Do you know who I am? Witnessing Shia LaBeoufs recent off-screen and offstage antics is getting to be like watch ing a slow-moving train wreck. Has he become the male equivalent of Amanda Bynes? Shia LaBeouf is certain ly not alone in displaying unusual behavior and even immaturity, said Jason Maloni, senior vice presi dent at Levick, a strategic communications company that guides clients through challenging media situ ations. This is just the latest incident that put him crossways with an actors most important constituent his fan base as well as his fellow professionals. Maloni added: Bad behavior in a public set ting followed by an arrest doesnt make for a very effective visual. Frankly, hes been perp-walked out of Broadway, quite literally. So hes in some distress.Cox to marry Irish rocker LONDON Courteney Cox says she is engaged to marry Snow Patrols Johnny McDaid. The actress, most known for her role as Monica in Friends, and the musician revealed their engagement Friday with a dual announcement on Twitter. This will be the second marriage for Cox, 50, who divorced actor David Arquette in May 2013 after nearly 14 years of mar riage. They have a 10-year-old daughter Coco.TV exec sues over withdrawn sex abuse case LOS ANGELES A former network TV execu tive filed a malicious-pros ecution lawsuit against a former aspiring actor who recently withdrew a law suit that accused the exec utive of sexually abusing him in the late 1990s. Garth Ancier, states his reputation was damaged by Michael Egans claims that he was sexually molested by the executive and other entertainment industry figures, including X-Men director Bryan Singer, on a trip to Hawaii in 1999 when he was 17 years old. Ancier and Singer have denied being in Hawaii at the time Egan says he was abused. 2A LAKE CITY REPORTER DAILY BRIEFING SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 ORLANDO A day after a vote tabu lation error took away her Miss Florida crown, the former pageant winner says shes devastated about losing the title, but believes officials did the right thing. Elizabeth Fechtel, who won the crown last week before being reduced to runner-up on Friday, told The Associated Press on Saturday that she believes that its fair that they go back and initially play by the rules. Miss Florida Executive Director Mary Sullivan said Friday that the error was noticed during a routine recount and that a mark on one judges ballot was inadvertently overlooked. The ballots were retabulated by an independent auditor, and the contestants were notified of the correct results. The woman whod come in second Victoria Cowen was named the new Miss Florida. The change came after the Miss Delaware winner was dis qualified for being too old. The initial winner in that pageant, 24-year-old Amanda Longacre, was crowned June 14 in Delaware, but lost the crown Wednesday. Miss America pag eant rules require contestants to be between 17 and 24, and Longacre will turn 25 on Oct. 22, before years end. Fechtel said she realizes that the rules couldnt be overlooked in her case, or in the instance of Longacre. Im the one whos receiving the bad end of the stick, but I still agree with what they did, Fechtel said. They couldnt make an exception for Miss Delaware, therefore they couldnt make an exception for me, and they wont do the same for any other state. And I think its fair that they go back and ini tially play by the rules. Judge who punched attorney returns VIERA A Florida judge accused of punching an assistant public defender during an alter cation outside a courtroom is returning to the bench but in a different capacity. Brevard County Court Judge John Murphy returns to the bench on Monday. But instead of hearing crim inal cases, he will handle civil cases. Chief Judge John Harris said Friday that the reassignment isnt a form of discipline. He says Murphy has been receiving anger management counseling since the altercation earlier this month. Murphy allegedly hit assis tant public defender Andrew Weinstock outside a courtroom after the two exchanged words over whether his client could have a speedy trial. USF transfers land to childrens hospital ST. PETERSBURG The University of South Florida is transferring 1.4 acres of land to All Childrens Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine. The university says the deci sion symbolizes its commitment to continuing the training of medical students at the hospital. The land was donated by the state to USF in April and was transferred this week to All Childrens Hospital. The property will be used to develop a research, education and training facility to support innovations in pediatric care and expand the future collaborative efforts of the two organizations. Detectives go to La. to interview teen TAMPA Florida detectives are heading to Louisiana to interview a missing teenage girl who was found traveling with a registered sex offender. The two were found earlier last week after a sighting by a Louisiana truck stop cashier triggered a lengthy police chase where authorities threw down spike strips to blow out the tires on Steven Myers truck. Officials say Myers stabbed the 16-year-old girl and then himself before being subdued. The teen wasnt kidnapped, but 41-year-old Myers had manipulated her to go with him, authorities said. Hillsborough County sheriffs detectives said Friday they will interview the teen, who suffers from mental illness, while shes in the hospital. The Associated Press is not identifying the girl or her family because of allegations that she was sexually assaulted. Florida detectives also plan to charge Myers with five counts of using a cellphone to seduce and solicit a minor child for sex. Myers is being held in Lafayette Parish jail and also faces charges that include attempted murder and unlawful sexual activity. Its unclear when Myers will be transferred from Louisiana to face charges in Florida. Family and neighbors started social media campaigns, passed out fliers, and contacted the media after the girl went missing from her Tampa area home on June 11. Shot fired during fight at university CORAL GABLES Police say a suspect is in custody after an attempted shooting at the University of Miami. Coral Gables police say a woman entered the School of Communications building Friday morning and got into a fight with a man in the equipment room. Witnesses say the couple appeared to be having a domes tic quarrel in the hallway and seemed to be calm. Coral Gables police spokes person Kelly Denham said one round was discharged during the altercation, but no one was injured. PEOPLE IN THE NEWS HOW TO REAC H USMain number ....... 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According to authorities on scene, the driver of a Toyota Coro lla (far left) rear-ended a Toyota Camry, causing a chain reaction collision. The Camry then hit a Ford Fiesta, which then struck a GMC Envoy. A female passenger in the Camry was taken to a nearby hospital after the crash by a friend. The crash occ urred just after 3 p.m. and backed up traffic jam for more than a mile in the westbound lanes of US 90 as a lane was closed for an hour. Former Miss Florida says officials did the right thing AROUND FLORIDA 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. And thanks for reading. See an error? The Lake City Reporter accepts photographs and caption information to run on this page 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. SubmissionsCOURTESYPassing the gavelThe Rotary Club of Lake City recently passed the gavel of leadership fr om Robert Turbeville (left) to John Wheeler. Wheeler will serve as president of the club for the 2014-15 year term. Former president Turbeville also received the Presidential C itation Award from the district Rotary organization for the accomplishments of the organization during his term. Rotary is an international service organization whose motto is Service A bove Self. Scripture of the Day Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea. Robert Heinlein, American science fiction writer (1907-1988) But, beloved, do not forget this one thing, that with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day. The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should come to repentance. 2 Peter 3:8-9 Thought for Today Q Associated Press Q Associated Press
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Police were told that the driver, a 350pound unidentified black male in his late 20s or early 30s, pointed a gun at her and told her to get in the truck. The suspect has a low haircut, a clean shaven face and a cross tattoo with writing across it in the middle of his right shoulder, the release said. He was last seen wearing black gym shorts and a white t-shirt with cut off sleeves. The victims parents are not being very cooperative or forthcoming, so this is all the information we have at this time, said Mike Lee, LCPD assistant public information officer. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Lake City Police Department by email at tips@ lcflapd.com or call anonymously on the TIP line at (386) 719-2068.LCPD seeking tips on Wednesday kidnapping Photos by PATRICK SCOTT/Special to the ReporterSerious injuries in Wellborn crashA four door sedan sits on the south shoulder of US Hwy 90 near Wellborn after a collision with a tractor trailer Saturday morning as Suwannee County Sheriffs Deputies and Florida Highway Patrol Troopers investigate the scene. According to the FHP website Saturday, the collision occurred at about 3:20 a.m. and was listed as a possi ble fatality. US Hwy 90 was shut down for nearly 10 hours. COURTESY CCFD3 hurt in crashAt least three people were sent to the hospital with minor injuries Friday following a two-vehicle accident at about 10 p.m. on US 441 just south of I-10. Station 51 of the Columbia County Fire Department responded with one engine. By EMILY STANTONestanton@lakecityreporter.comA Lake City woman was arrested on charges of aggravated assault and bat tery after allegedly hitting a man and woman with a garden decoration Friday, according to a Lake City Police Department arrest report. Evelyn Kay Charles, age and address withheld, was knocking on David Eugene Simanski IIs door at 12:44 a.m. when officers responded to a call about a suspicious person. Charles told police Simanski was her neighbor and he had some of her property, the report said. Simanski told police that Charles was trying to take property from him and his girlfriend, Patricia Ann Thomas. Simanski said he returned Charles property to her earlier that day. Simanski said Charles tried to hit him and Thomas with an unspecified garden decoration. He also claimed Charles kicked Thomas and punched her in the face. While officers were on the scene, Charles allegedly made verbal threats to Simanski to contact his employer. Both Simanski and Thomas work for the Department of Corrections, the report said. Charles had been drinking and supposedly cut her finger on rocks, LCPD said. EMS was called to the scene, and Charles was cleared by a medic. Charles was then transported to the Columbia County Detention Center. Local woman faces charges of aggravated assault, battery CHS '04 ReunionThe CHS Class of 2004 is having its 10 year reunion on Saturday, July 19 from 7 p.m. in the Banquet Hall at the Columbia County Fairgrounds. Purchase your tickets before June 30. Cost is $50 per person or $75 per couple. Price will increase $25 at the door. Checks are payable to CHS 2004 at P.O. Box 295 or by PayPal to email@example.com.CHS ReunionThe CHS Class of 1984 will hold its 30th High School Reunion on Saturday, Aug. 9 from 6-11 p.m. at the Columbia County Fairgrounds Banquet Hall. Cost is $40 per person. Start the weekend early with a meet & greet at Gators Dockside, Friday, Aug. 8 at 7 p.m. Make payments to www. payitsquare.com/collect-page/28609. You may also call Kelli K. Ronsonet at 386-397-9482. CHS ReunionThe CHS Class of 1974 will hold its 40th Class Reunion on August 15 and 16. Friday, August 15 will consist of an informal get-together at Gator Dockside at 7 p.m. Saturday, August 16 will be the reunion at Quail Heights Country Club. Social hour will begin at 7 p.m. Cost is $25 per person or $50 per couple. Send your registration and check payable to CHS 1974 Class Reunion, 223 SE Lillian Loop Apt. 102. Contact Tonia Edenfield at 386-961-6328 with questions.Upcoming class reunions Charles
OPINION Sunday, June 29, 2014 www.lakecityreporter.com 4A Lake City Reporter Serving Columbia County Since 1874 The Lake City Reporter is published with pride for residents of Columbia and surrounding coun-ties by Community Newspapers Inc. We believe strong newspapers build strong communities Newspapers get things done! Our primary goal is to publish distinguished and profitable community-oriented newspapers. This mission will be accomplished through the teamwork of professionals dedicated to truth, integrity and hard work. Todd Wilson, Publisher Robert Bridges, Editor Emily Lawson, Associate Editor Sue Brannon, Controller Dink NeSmith, President Tom Wood, Chairman ANOTHER VIEW LETTERS POLICY Letters to the Editor should be typed or neatly written and double spaced. Letters should not exceed 400 words and will be edited for length and libel. Letters must be signed and include the writers name, address and telephone number for verification. Writers can have two letters per month published. Letters and guest columns are the opinion of the writers and not necessarily that of the Lake City Reporter BY MAIL: Letters, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056; or drop off at 180 E. Duval St. downtown. BY FAX: (386) 752-9400. BY EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org C harlie Crist released 10 more years of his federal tax returns Thursday, but he did not go far enough. Sooner rather than later, he should release his wifes tax returns as well. Spouses of candidates for governor should anticipate they are giving up some personal privacy, and there are legitimate reasons that voters should see a complete picture of the personal finances of the families who want to move into the Governors Mansion. Gov. Rick Scott and Crist, the former Republican governor who is now a Democrat and the incumbents likely opponent in November, have oddly traded roles in this squabble over tax returns. Scott is one of Floridas least transparent governors. He eschews email to avoid creating public records, releases skimpy public schedules and hides behind security concerns to prevent release of his detailed travel schedules involv-ing his private plane even after the travel is completed. Yet Scott released three years of tax returns that he filed jointly with his wife and provided additional lists of his assets that have been in a blind trust. Crist was a champion for open records as governor and one of the states most accessible chief execu-tives. He created the office of open government in the governors office, provided details about his schedule and would insist that public records be released on occasions when reporters were having difficulty prying them loose from state agencies. Now he has released 13 years of individual tax returns but refuses to release the separate tax returns filed by his wife, Carole. The issue is not whether Scott or Crist has released the highest stack of tax returns. The issue is present-ing the fullest financial accounting so voters can evalu-ate any potential for conflicts of interest. Crist argues that his wife has her own businesses, but he is on the wrong side of precedent and Floridas reputation for openness. Four years ago, Democratic nominee for governor Alex Sink released her tax forms and those of her husband, Bill McBride, even though they filed separately. The public is smart enough to recognize that spouses often have their own business interests, and the gender of a candidate and a spouse should make no difference. The purpose of the release of tax returns by candidates for governor and their spouses is not financial voyeurism. There is too much potential for couples to mingle assets or for public officials to hide or benefit from financial interests held in their spouses name. An argument can be made that the release of tax returns by spouses of candidates for other public offices is unnecessary, but candidates for the most powerful elected office in Florida should be held to a higher standard and greater openness. The potential for con-flicts of interest and corruption is simply too great. Politics and marriage are package deals. Crist married while he was governor, and he knows if he wins his old job back in November that Mrs. Crist will live in publicly financed housing in the Governors Mansion, enjoy protection from the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and have a public role to play if she chooses. Like it or not, she became a public figure when she married a once and perhaps future governor who has spent much of his adult life in elected office. With that choice comes some loss of personal privacy, and Crist should release her income tax returns.Crist needs to make full disclosureFireworks illustrate strong community partnerships Q Tampa Bay Times Ivory ban exemptions needed A s I gaze at my computer mouse pad, a rubbery version of Monets Water Lilies, I keep seeing the number 54. As in million. As in how much an anonymous American just paid for the original, painted in 1906. Of course, thats far below the record high price for a Monet $80.4 million in 2008 for the 1919 painting titled Pool of Water Lilies. Now that was a painting. At least its pretty cool on my wall calendar. But woe to you if the art you like includes ivory. Apparently, a century-old cameo and an ancient piano with ivory keys I cherish are encouraging the poaching of African and Asian elephants. Of course, that makes me feel terrible. Who doesnt love elephants? But I cant fathom the Obama administrations thinking that almost all sales of anything with ivory in it should be banned. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans such a ban to try to make ivory worthless so evil poachers will stop killing elephants. At a recent hearing of the House Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and Insular affairs, experts on musical instruments, hunting, conservation and antiques said, in effect, the government is nuts. The policy, they said, would wreak havoc on law-abiding citi-zens without stopping poaching. Sales of items with ivory, from tea-pots to violins, would be restricted without substantial documentation. Poaching is now the fifth largest organized criminal trafficking activ-ity after such things as arms, drugs and humans. Half of the worlds ele-phants reportedly have been killed in the last decade. Last year 20,000 elephants were killed for ivory. Robert G. Dreher, associate director of the Fish and Wildlife Service, insists it is precisely the trade in such objects as musical instruments, vintage weapons, canes, antiques, jewelry and art objects that is killing wildlife. Although it has been illegal to import ivory into the United States since 1989, enforcement has weak-ened. But auctioneer Matthew Quinn says his ivory collectors are mainly elderly and those who want to sell rarely have sufficient documenta-tion to meet proposed require-ments. Former Texas congressman Jack Fields says diplomacy in the past stopped 40 percent of ivory poach-ing used for Japanese hand stamps and Chinese art and the price of ivory went from one hundred dol-lars a pound to virtually nothing. Fields insisted the proposed ban is not the issue; effectively going after poachers is a better alterna-tive. Follow the money. Shine the spotlight on the bad actors. David Hayes, vice chair of the Federal Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking, said the 1989 international ban made poaching unprofitable. He said it increased as Asias middle class expanded and demanded ivory objects while organized crime moved in to supply them. He is correct that the government has yet to make its case to ban virtually all sales of ivory objects. Antique dealers, musicians and collectors must be exempt. Once, the government decided to dry up the drug traffic by putting drug users in jail; we know how well that worked. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service should rewrite its plan to permit legitimate trading and sales. And, no, I do not have a cameo or ancient piano for sale let alone a Monet. A few weeks ago at a memo-rial service for Harvey Campbell, several of the speakers mentioned how his vision and actions had spurred so many community service proj-ects that improved our quality of life in Columbia County. One of the many Harvey-led projects that I was fortunate enough to be intricately involved with is Lake Citys Fourth of July fire-works show. Forever, it was staged in the downtown area across the street from our office around Lake DeSoto. Back in the early 2000s, a civic club that had been organizing and coordinating the event let it go and the event was in danger of collapse. Lake City was in jeopardy of going the way of so many smaller and midsize communities in our region and not having any public displays for Independence Day. Harvey, working with his tourism department and the Downtown Action Corporation, gained approval from his supervisors to lead the charge to revive and save the fire-works extravaganza. His first stop was the Lake City Reporter office. We embraced the idea and helped Harvey by stepping up financially to be the title sponsor of the event and also getting the word out to the community that we collectively needed to rally around this event and save it. We led the promotion, Harvey went door to door and col-lected checks from additional spon-sors. Eleven years later, the Lake City Reporter continues to be your title sponsor for the Fourth of July fireworks event and were honored to be in this position. The Lake City-Columbia County Chamber of Commerce now coordinates the event and it is hosted in partnership with Columbia County Resources at the fairgrounds. When I was the Chamber of Commerce President in 2012, we were hit with Tropical Storm Debby, and the water table rose to levels that made the ground and pavement around Lake DeSoto unstable for the event crowd that had grown to about 25,000 people total attending the show. We could not get clearance to have the fire-works downtown, so in a pinch, Columbia County Resources stepped up and was a gracious host to the event. It was a crazy week of preparations for the switch, but with the Chamber leading the way, the fireworks went off without a hitch. At the fairgrounds, there is more room and the event has the potential to grow as a one-day family entertainment festival. After the impromptu move, the next year Chamber officials opted to keep the event at that location with the hope of growth. This Fridays extravagan-za will mark the third consecutive year the event will be held at the fairgrounds. The Lake City Reporter, in its 140th year, is your community newspaper. We focus on local news and local people. We believe in Columbia County and were going to do all we can to promote and sup-port local events and lead this com-munity to bigger and better things. We bring customers to our advertis-ers and help their businesses grown efficiently. We give back to the com-munity we serve because this is our home. If we dont lead the way and help pull this community together, who will? Its our responsibility. The Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration in Lake City is a grand production. Its the best of small-town America showcased Lake City style. There will be dozens of great vendors, a long list of top-notch regional music talent, and the finale will be a dazzling fireworks show at dusk that rivals big-city productions. Celebrate Lake City and celebrate the Fourth of July with your friends right here in our community. Let freedom ring! Todd Wilsontwilson@lakecityreporter.com Q Todd Wilson is publisher of the Lake City Reporter. Ann McFeattersamcfeatters@nationalpress.com Q McClatchey News Service columnist Ann McFeatters has cov-ered the White House and national politics since 1986.4AOPINION
AnnouncementsDearly DepartedDearly Departed, a drop dead comedy by Bottrell and Jones, opened Friday, June 13 and will run through July 6 at the High Springs Community Theatre, 130 NE 1st Ave, High Springs. Come visit the backwoods of the Bible Belt where the beleaguered Turpin family proves that living and dying in the South are seldom tidy and always hilarious. Despite their earnest efforts to pull themselves together for their fathers funeral, the Turpins other problems keep overshadowing the solemn occasion. Three Lake City actors shine: Pam Register, Shelly Dukes, and Catherine Summers. Tickets are available at The Framery of Lake City, 754-2780, online at highspring splayhouse.com ($1 service charge), or at the door. Vocational RehabVocational Rehab, 1389 US HWY 90 W. Suite 105, offers programs to assist people with disabilities and impairments in becom ing employed. Its staff of counselors is available to assist those with learning disabilities, psychological and physical impairments and developmental dis abilities. Vocational Rehab provides tuition assistance, medical and mental health treatment, hearing aids, job assistance, and much more. Call 386-754-1675 for more information.Drive Thru PrayerChrist Community Church is hosting a drive thru prayer every Thursday starting Thursday, June 5. The church is located at 159 Spencer Ave. The drive thru window will be open each Thursday during the month of June from 4-6 p.m. Contact Jeanne Lee at 386-466-6606.June 29 God and Country DayFirst Baptist Church of Lake City will observe God and Country Day on Sunday, June 29 at 10:30 a.m. Congressman Ted Yoho will be the guest speaker. A covered dish luncheon will follow the service. Call 386-752-5422 for more.July 1Habitat DedicationHabitat for Humanity of Lake City/Columbia County, Inc. will be hold ing its sixth home dedi cation ceremony Tuesday, July 1 at 10 a.m. for Brandi and Gilmore Newkirk. The ceremony will be at 863 NW Early Street. All vol unteers who worked on the five-bedroom, two-bath home are encouraged to attend. Breakfast, snacks and drinks will be provided. Contact Sheila Burnham at 386-590-0766 or Chris Shumaker at 386-984-0758 for more.July 2Spouse LossThe Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast will offer a Spouse Loss Support Group to the pub lic on Wednesday, July 2 at 11 a.m. at the Wings Community Education Center, 857 SW Main Blvd. The workshop will offer suggestions of cop ing with a recent loss of a spouse. There is no cost for the workshop. Call Vicki Myers at 755-7714 x 2411 to register.Honoring VeteransHospice of the Nature Coast will offer Honoring our Veterans on Wednesday, July 2 at 2 p.m. at the Wings Education Center, 857 SW Main Blvd. The program will offer a celebration and recognition to those who defended our country. There is no cost for this community out reach program. Call Vicki Myers at 755-7714 x 2411 to register.Lake City NewcomersThe Lake City Newcomers and Friends will meet Wednesday, July 2 for a Friendship Lunch at Gondolier on US 90 at 11:30 a.m. Call Rose Taylor at 755-2175 for more infor mation.July 4Cannon ReunionThe annual Cannon Reunion will be Friday, July 4 at the Hart Springs Pavilion at 12 p.m. Ancestors and descen dants of Bill Jackson and Henrietta Clementine Townsend Cannon are invited. Please bring a cov ered dish, drinks and a lawn chair. Paper products, silverware, cups and ice will be provided. Call Rose Williamson at 352-463-7320 or Karen Prescott at 904-708-3399 for more.July 5FestivalThe 5th Annual Horseshoe Beach Fireworks and Seafood Festival will be Saturday, July 5. There will be fresh seafood, a fireworks show, and lots of vendors. Call Dennis Buckley at 352-498-5405 with questions.July 6Day CampCrossPoint Community Church is offering a free summer Day Camp July 6 to July 10 from 6-8:30 p.m. at TNT Mini Golf, 5111 SR 47 South. Pre-K through 12th grade students are welcome. There will be rec reation, music and crafts. Call 386-288-8755 for more.July 7Exploring CollegeRepresentatives from Florida Gateway College will be at the Wilson S. Rivers Library and Media Center at FGC on July 7 from 4-6 p.m. for Exploring College. The event will offer participants basic knowledge of FGC and information on how to enroll.July 8Medicare SeminarThe LifeStyle Enrichment Center will host a free edu cational Medicare Seminar on Tuesday, July 8 from 5-6 p.m. The seminar will be moderated by Irv Crowetz. Subjects covered will be: What you need to know about Medicare; When to enroll; What is covered; and Is a supplement need ed. RSVP to 386-755-3476 x 107.SVTA meetingThe SVTA board of directors will meet July 8 at 6 p.m. at SVTA headquar ters, 1907 Voyles Street, Live Oak. Call 386-208-6321 with questions.Community CenterThe Westside Community Center will have its annual meeting on July 8 at 5:30 p.m. at the Center, 431 SW Birley Ave. The public is invited to attend.July 9Lake City NewcomersThe Lake City Newcomers will have their regular monthly meet ing Wednesday, July 9 at 11 a.m. at Guangdong Restaurant in the Lake City Mall. Debra K. Griffin, an ear specialist with Hearing Solutions, Inc., will speak on tinnitus and balance dis orders. Call Joan Wilson at 755-9897 for more.Alligator FestivalThe board members of the Alligator Festival will have a meeting July 9 at 6:30 p.m. at 851 SE CR 245-A. Call Cindy Vasco at 386-438-5487 for directions or more. The public is invited to attend.July 10Citizens AcademyThe Lake City Police Department is currently accepting applications for its fourth session of Citizens Police Academy which will begin July 10. It is a 12-week course held every Thursday from 6-9 p.m. at the Public Safety Building Training Room. Space is limited and applicants must pass a crim inal background screening, be at least 18 years of age, a US citizen, and hold a valid drivers license. Deadline for application is Wednesday, July 2 by 5 p.m. Contact Audre Washington at 386-719-5742 or email@example.com to request an application.SRWMD MeetingThe Suwannee River Water Management District will meet with the Columbia County Board of County Commissioners on Thursday, July 10 at 5:30 p.m. at the Columbia County School Board Administrative Complex, 372 West Duval Street. The purpose of the meeting is to provide an update to the public and commissioners on the wastewater manage ment and reuse project at Lake Citys spray field. The public is invited to attend the meeting. Call 386-758-1005 with questions. Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER COMMUNITY SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 5A James Marshall Fox, Sr. Mr. James Marshall Fox, Sr. age 76 from Strawberry Plains was born March 16, 1938, and passed away Wednesday, June 25, 2014. He most recent ly resided in Lake City, FL. Preced-ed in death by parents, Eula Henderson and Marshall Fox; and brother, Don Fox. Survived by wife, Erma Fox; children, James and Iryna Fox, Jr. Adrianna and Kevin Deise, and Dena and Kent Sommers; 9 grandchil dren; and sister, Darlene Fox. Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at Bridges Funeral Home with 5HY5RQQLH:KLWHRIFLDWLQJfollowed by an 11:30 AM inter-ment at East TN Veterans Cem etery-John Sevier. Military honors will be provided by East TN Veteran Honor Guard. The family will receive friends 6:00-8:00 PM Monday at BRIDGES FUNERAL HOME 5430 Rutledge Pike, 865-523-4999. www.bridgesfuneralhome.comMichael Irizarry Mr. Michael Irizarry, age 62, of Lake City Florida passed away on June 24th, 2014 at Haven Hospice after a brief illness. Michael was born May 10, 1952 in Bronx, New York to Manuel Irizarry and Hipolita Bonet. He attended school at Saint Anselms Cath olic School System in New York City. He served in the Navy as a Gunners Mate aboard the USS Mauna Loa. Michael was employed at Shands Lake Shore Regional Medical Cen ter as the purchasing agent in the Materials Management Department. He was previ RXVO\HPSOR\HGDVD&HUWLHGPharmacy Technician for many years at Florida Hospital Al tamonte in Altamonte Springs, Florida and Bella Vista Hospi tal in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. He also owned An Acquiring Mind Antiques in Sanford, Florida with his wife Crystal. Michael loved music and was an accomplished guitar player. He once performed as a member of a band on ama teurs night at the Apollo The ater. Michael was also an avid racquetball player and was much feared on the court due to his powerful forehand shot. Michael was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Hipolita Capistany. He is sur vived by his wife Crystal Fer werda, two daughters Jaideene and Miosotis Irizarry; stepson Eric (Kelly) Decker and step daughter Amy Noelle Decker. He is also survived by two broth ers David (Yvonne) Irizarry and Marty Irizarry; four sisters Eunice (Frank) LaFlamme, Ruth (Juan) Souffrant, Rachel Irizarry, Lucita (Luis) Rodri guez. He leaves behind 5 beau tiful grandchildren and many adoring nieces and nephews. A Celebration of his life will be held at the Haven Hospice Community Room at 12:00 noon on June 28th, 2014. A reception will be held after the service. Interment will be at Florida National Cemetary in Bushnell Florida at a later date. Memorials may be sent to ei ther Haven Hospice, 6037 W. Highway 90, Lake City, Florida 32055 or the Wounded War riors Project, P.O. Box 758517Topeka, Kansas 66675. Cremation arrangements trusted to ICS CREMATION & FUNERAL HOME 357 NW Wilks Lane Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-752-3436.www.icsfuneralservices.com Thomas Lovett Mr. Thom as Lovett, retired US Air Force, died June 15, 2014. Born in Lake City, FL, af ter high school he entered the military. He settled in Orlando, and joined Shiloh Baptist Church. He leaves his beloved wife Dor othy; daughters, Barbara Jensen (Valdemar), Sherry Marshburn (Blair), grandchildren, Thomas James Jensen, Valerie Jensen and Cameron Marshburn, as well as many Lake City rel atives and friends, including Sarah and Willie Oneal, the Anderson and Jones Families. Funeral services, Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 12:00N, Shiloh Baptist Church, Orlando, FL. Mitchells Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Announcement courtesy of COMBS FUNERAL HOME the caring professionals. Marq Combs-Turner, Funer al Director. (386) 752-4366. The Caring ProfessionalsObituaries are paid advertise ments. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified department at 752-1293. 934 NE Lake DeSoto Circle, Lake City, FL(Next to Courthouse) =da^YVn=djgh [dgLVhiZE^X`je )&,+H#JH=ln))&,*'"&',* Closed Independence Day BdcYVn################################E^X`jeBdcYVnIjZhYVn################################E^X`jeIjZhYVnLZYcZhYVn######################E^X`jeLZYcZhYVnI]jghYVn#############################E^X`jeI]jghYVn;g^YVn##################################E^X`jeHVijgYVn OBITUARIES Q To submit your Community Calendar item, contact Emily Lawson at 754-0424 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.COMMUNITY CALENDAR JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterPurple Heart presentationMembers of the Chapter 772 Military Order of the Purple Heart made a p resentation to patients and staff members at the Lake City VA Medical Center on Friday. The chapter won a plaque for Ch apter of the Year for the second year in the row at the Military of the Purple Heart Department of Florida Convention in Mel bourne on June 22. Commander Mike Nemesh won the Jonas Jacobson Volunteer of the Year Award; Chelsea Kaser, 18 won the State of Florida Associate Member of the Year award and Walter Holonski won the runner-up for the State of Florida Pa triot of the Year award. Pictured are chapter chaplain Dorothy Barnes (from left), associate member Cheryl Barnes, Nemesh associate member Malina Nemesh, Kaser, historian Ray la Faso, finance officer Wilbur Corbitt, senior vice commander Allen Clement and associate member Rodney Kaser.
officials say no one owns but the city maintains. The trees, which some viewed as unsightly, had grown into a chain link fence used to mark the property line. Standard procedure in such cases is for the city to simply trim the overgrown trees, Lake City Public Works Director Thomas Henry said. However, workers were told to uproot the trees and haul them away from the church, located at 993 NW Lake Jeffery Road. Henry said City Manager Wendell Johnson gave him the order to remove the trees. Mr. Johnson called me and asked me to go over there to clean that fence row out because it was overgrown towards the cemetery and the chain link fence was grown into, Henry said. I did what I was ordered to do. The excavation process took two days, with one city worker Homer Jolly working on his own time to clear out the area, accord ing to Henry. Jolly, who operates the city extract ing equipment almost daily, is a member of New Beginnings. Henry let Jolly operate the city equipment on a Saturday and Sunday. It took two days the fol lowing week for city work ers to haul away all the trees, Henry said. Henry wasnt comfort able with the project, he said. I feel we could have gone in there and just trimmed the trees, Henry said. Johnson says he never ordered the trees removed. I authorized the trim ming of the trees. I did not authorize removing them, Johnson said. District 12 City Councilman Zack Paulk says that trimming, not removal, was what he had in mind as well. I talked to Wendell about a year ago about trimming those trees that were grow ing over and hanging over the fence line. Trimming them not digging them up or anything like that, Paulk said. However, Bishop Ronald W. Williams II, the proper ty owner, insists he talked to the city about remov ing the trees due to safety issues. During funerals, people park along both sides of Northwest Lake Jeffery Road. In addition to a blind turn, people also speed down the road, he said. Someone was going to get killed, and I wasnt going to let that happen, Williams said. With the trees and fence gone, people are now wel come to park on church property where they wont obstruct the road. No one wanted those trees trimmed, Williams said. It is not clear who in city government Williams may have spoken to about removing the trees. He did speak with Johnson at some point, however, though Johnson didnt mention safety as a concern when recounting his conversa tion with Williams. [Williams] asked me if we would assist in the clean up of vegetation to enhance the appearance of the church, Johnson said. The city has done beau tifying projects before, he said. A few years ago city workers spent three days and a lot of money clean ing out an area near a sal vage yard. Its not unusual to do things like this, Johnson said in reference to an order merely to trim the trees. Its not clear what it would have cost Williams to remove the trees himself. Paulk estimated private contractors can charge hundreds of dollars or more per tree. However, Williams called the issue of cost trivial and said he could have borrowed equip ment from his father, County Commissioner Ron Williams, to do the work had the city declined. The elder Williams is a long-time local builder. Johnson, who was out of town last week at a confer ence, says he will look into the matter now that hes back home. Meanwhile, no one seems to know why the trees were removed, and no one admits to giving the order. And everyone Johnson, Henry and Paulk has questions. Why did we do this, Paulk said. What did we hope to accomplish? 6A LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 WILSONS OUTFITTERS 1291 SE Baya Dr, Lake City (386) 755-7060 WilsonsOutfitters@comcast.net Reef Sandals in stock New YETI 20 & 30 oz. Rambler CupsKeeps your drink as cold as science allows. 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Water comes down from the road, through the church property and onto his. Gibbs has lived in his home, 1060 NW Ethel Court, his entire life. His yard has never been as wet as it currently is, he said. He is now getting water under his home. I aint never had no issues like I did when they removed those trees, he said. Concerned, Gibbs called city and county officials demanding something be done before a heavy rain hits Lake City and his house becomes permanently damaged. The city sent workers out to his property to dig a ditch to relocate water. The ditch was less than a foot deep, said City Public Works Director Thomas Henry. Gibbs was even more concerned afterward because the ditch ran along the property line, curv ing next to his back yard instead of going through to the cemetery. This was going to cause even more flooding, Gibbs claimed. The city filled in the ditch on Wednesday.Williams very seriously doubts that removing the trees on the churchs property is going to cause flooding for Gibbs. Hes been flooded back there for years, Williams said. I dont believe thats whats causing his problem. The county has seen an increase of rain recently, he said, and everyone is flooding. Were going to try to help him as much as possi ble, Williams said. City Manager Wendell Johnson said a represen tative from the citys insurance carrier is scheduled to visit Gibbs Monday to determine whether his land is now more likely to flood.Neighbor: Now my land ZLOORRGSays removal of trees alteredtopography of churchyard. COURTESY GOOGLE EARTHAn overhead view of the church before removal of the trees, which exten d vertically though the center of photo and immediately to the left of the church. JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterLake City resident Alan Gibbs said the removal of trees near his home has caused flooding in his back yard and that a water mark left on a natural gas tank measures a couple of feet off of the ground. JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterA state prisoner rides a mower while cutting the lawn of a cemetery adjacent to New Beginnings Restoration Church on Thursday. Johnson Henry Paulk Williams II
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8A LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 By AVALYN HUNTERSpecial to the ReporterFORT WHITE When most people think of school guidance counselors, their minds may hark back to getting advice about applying to college. That remains an important role for guidance counselors, particularly at the high school level. But guidance counselors play other roles in helping Fort White High School run, and some of them are not what the casual observer might expect. Believe it or not, a lot of my work is about helping students feel that school is a friendly place where they belong, said middle school guidance counselor Melinda Carson, who is in her fifth year with FWHS. My office is a safe place where they can talk privately about things that are bothering them. I want them to feel that at Fort White, there will always be someone who cares about them. Students come in for counseling for many reasons, but the most common one is interpersonal conflict. Usually, the trouble is bullying, or at least thats what the student calls it, Carson said. Sometimes it is, and I may have to get discipline involved. But many times, its more a matter of a students not knowing how to handle social situations, such as a breakup with a friend. My job then is helping the child find ways to deal with these issues appropriately. I do run into the occasional student whos having trouble dealing with a teacher or teachers, but most of the time its peer-on-peer stuff.A job with variety For Carson, part of the attraction of her job is its variety; each day brings different youngsters to her office, each with his or her own special needs. Sometimes, though, the variety includes a crisis: a student may be reporting abuse, or a child may have just learned about a relatives death or hospitalization. Ive had students come in first thing in the morning and tell me their dog was run over by the school bus as it pulled away from the bus stop, Carson says. Thats not an easy one to handle. A lot of times, I end up crying with them. Guidance counselors are mandated reporters for child abuse, meaning they must call the Department of Children and Family Services immediately if they have reason to suspect that a child has been physically or sexually abused and that reason can include the childs self-report. Acting as a Band-AidThe law doesnt give us any leeway or room to make a judgment call on this, Carson said. If a child reports abuse to me, I have to call it in, no matter what I think about the situation. Its up to DCF to investigate the complaint and make a decision as to what needs to be done. Other crisis situations are not nearly so clear-cut. Many times, Im acting as a Band-Aid to get the child through the immediate emotional shock, Carson says. I can and do refer children to professional mental health care in the community for more in-depth treatment, but since Im here and Im familiar, Im in a good position to provide some emotional first aid when a child needs it. Sometimes Carsons counseling skills have to be applied to parents as well, although she doesnt provide actual counseling services to adults. Parents call here a lot about problems theyre having with the school and about concerns regarding their children, she said. On the whole, Im glad that they do. Even the ones who are aggravating are at least showing they care about their children, and I try to keep that in mind. Usually if I hear them out and then explain why matters are the way they are, we can reach a reasonable agreement as to what should be done.Tracking progressDuring the summer, Carson spends much of her time keeping up individual students academic progress records. Requirements for completing middle school arent as complex as the ones for graduation from high school, but they do have to be met, she said. Her responsibility for tracking student progress overlaps with scheduling, as she is responsible for informing the staff creating the master class schedule about classes either needed or requested by her students so that the appropriate number of sections for each class can be scheduled. I get a lot of calls about students schedules during the first two weeks of school, she said. Maybe a student didnt get a class he or she wanted, or maybe a parent doesnt like a particular teacher and wants the child in another class. I try to work out what I can. Last year, Carson also began overseeing academic counseling groups. These groups usually contain five to seven students each and are specifically intended to equip students with better study skills and work habits. Another duty that sometimes lands on her desk is being pulled away to monitor standardized testing. Life around the school gets pretty busy for Carson, and sometimes a crisis or an unscheduled visit from a parent can disrupt a day full of other things that need to be done. Nonetheless, she wouldnt have it any other way. I love this job, she said. Ive been a teacher, and Ive been a staffing specialist at the county office. But this is what I really enjoy, even though I did have to scramble pretty hard to complete the required masters degree while still working. I drive here every day from Lake City knowing that Im going to be working with a tight-knit family of teachers and staff, and I appreciate the fact that parents are so involved with this school. And I never get bored. No matter what happened yesterday, I never know what will happen when I get here. Its a challenge, but its a challenge that I love.Ive had students come Class scheduler, shoulder to lean on AVALYN HUNTER/ Special to the ReporterFort White Middle School Guidance Counselor Melinda Carson sits at her desk. Carsons work includes a variety of tasks and responsibilities, but she said she wouldnt have it any other way. FWMS guidance counselor helps students both with their studies and social lives. MELINDA CARSON didnt have the authority to do that, said Gary Evans, who represents Brownfield on behalf of the Fraternal Order of Police, LCPDs union. Only the city manager had that authority. Technically, (Brownfield) has not been terminated until the city manager says she is. Brownfield contends Gilmore violated city policy by attempting to fire her before she had her day in court. Brownfield, an LCPD officer for 13 years, was on paid administrative leave for the past seven months. She was arrested Nov. 12 following a single-vehicle accident near the intersection of Country Club Road and Buck Glen. She was terminated Monday during a pre-determination hearing at the police department. Gilmore did not elaborate on why Brownfield was terminated before criminal proceedings were complete. I based the decision I made in review of the case, she said. Gilmore also provided no insight into why Brownfield remained on paid administrative leave for more than seven months, only to be fired Monday. Thats the decision that I made, Gilmore said. Evans said Gilmore broke with city policy. Staci has a right to a complaint/ review process within the city policy and thats what were in now, he said. Its our opinion that she should not have been terminated until she exercised or completed that appeal process through the city policy. As a matter of fact its required that a conviction be the basis for a termination here with some exceptions. Evans said the city manager has some latitude if there is a serious offense and the person could then be terminated or suspended without pay. The person still has the right to appeal, but only the city manager has that power of authority, he said. Brownfield believes theres something else going on. I believe I was fired preemptively due to reasons Im unaware of, she said. I honestly cant understand why I would have been terminated without being adequately given, according to city policy, my right as city employee and police officer, my right to go through the appeal process. Brownfield filed a complaint through the citys human resources department on Thursday. The complaint said an internal investigation was launched Feb. 11 with Gilmore listed as the complainant. The internal investigation was completed May 22, sustaining the charges of conduct unbecoming an officer and violation of Florida law. Brownfield is challenging the conduct unbecoming charges as well as the violation of law charge. This charge is not well articulated within the department policy or in City policy, but seems to be solely based on the fact that an arrest occurred in this case, her complaint said. It is not contested that Officer Brownfield was arrested following a traffic accident while off-duty in civilian clothes driving her personal vehicle. There are absolutely no indications that Brownfields conduct during this process has been anything other than cooperative and professional. She maintains her innocence of the charge of DUI. Evans wants Brownfields termination postponed until after her court date, which was scheduled for July 7 but has been postponed. Were just looking to get this thing behind Staci, he said. Everybody is entitled to their day in court and as long as she is adamant that she is not guilty of this, the fact that she got arrested is not proof of guilt only a judge and the jury can say that and shes also charged with a violation of the law. You cant adjudicate a violation of the law until the law says you can. Evans said the discipline and grievance procedure for the police department is currently under negotiation between FOP and city representatives. UNIONContinued From 1ABy EMILY STANTONestanton@lakecityreporter.comParkview Baptist Church broke ground on a 25,000 square-foot youth center Wednesday. The building will house youth educational and worship space as well as a gymnasium. Senior Pastor Mike Tatem wanted to reach out to Lake City families. Its just giving us a chance to reach more effectively into our community, Tatem said. We are working to show area families what God has in store for them. The building will also be used for non church-related community activities. Parkview, located at 268 NW Lake Jeffery Road, recently hosted a Breakfast with the Chief event for the police department. Tatem was inspired by Chief Argatha Gilmore as she talked about keeping kids off the street and out of trouble. As the chief was speaking, I was thinking about all the ways we could use our facility to put some of these ideas into effect, he said. One possibility might be a police-sponsored youth basketball league, he said. Recalling Tropical Storm Debby, Tatem also foresees making use of the new facility in times of emergency. We would love to use our facility to house disaster relief teams, he said. The building will also house new administrative space. The area previously dedicated to that will be converted into a welcome center. Tatem preaches Sunday mornings at 9:45 a.m. and 11 a.m., Sunday nights at 6 p.m. and Wednesday nights at 6 p.m. to 500-550 active members. He came to Lake City with his wife Judy and his children Charlie and Megan in 2006, according to the church website. He hopes the expansion will be finished by February. COURTESY Parkview Baptist Church celebrated its new youth and childrens building with a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday. Pictured from left are Savannah Bailey (childrens department), Mike Tatem (pastor), Doug Ross (Folsom Construction), Bobby Clark (president), Bobby Bishop (chairman of deacons), Skyler Colley (youth department), Ethan Crowder (youth pastor), and Roy Sherrer (chairman of buildings and grounds).Parkview Baptist celebrates new youth, childrens buildingGROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY Tatem
Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 9AIwant to take a few seconds to imagine a wonderful scenario for both students and parents. For students, imagine taking college coursework while youre still in high school, graduating with a college degree before you graduate from high school, and entering a respected university like the University of Florida as a junior, just months after high school graduation. For parents, imagine having your child complete college courseswithout the cost of tuition. Thanks to the states dual enrollment program, this isnt a far-fetched idea that someone is pitching to Legislature; its a reality, an opportunity afforded to students in Florida Gateway Colleges five-county service district, as well as students throughout our state. The program began here in 1998, allowing local high school students the opportunity to take college coursework and simultaneously earn high school and college credits. The best news here, of course, is that this comes at no additional cost to parents. Simply put, this allows students to graduate from college earlier and reduce the amount of money and time spent attending a four-year university. Some students are able to get a few courses under their belt before they graduate high school, while others actually graduate from FGC before they graduate from high school. And were not talking about just one or two students who manage this feat we had more than 60 students just this past May graduate from FGC before their high school graduation. Thats impressive, isnt it? In the state of Florida, there are more than 50,000 students who participate in the dual enrollment program. Locally, FGC had 778 dual enrollment students enrolled at FGC during this past spring. These students come from the colleges five-county service district Columbia, Baker, Gilchrist, Union, and Dixie as well as Suwannee County. Of course, with more parents discovering the dual enrollment program, that number could continue to swell. And the earlier parents learn about the program, the sooner they can begin working toward helping their students achieve their future goals. So, weve established that theres a great program here that benefits students. There has to be a catch, right? Some sort of criteria or fine print that excludes 97.62 percent of students who would apply for this program? Wrong. Florida Statutes state that all students in grades 10-12 are eligible to take dual enrollment courses if theyve met certain, fairly basic, criteria: Be enrolled as a student in a Florida public or nonpublic secondary school, or in a home school education program; Have a 3.0 unweighted high school grade point average to enroll in college credit courses, or a 2.0 high school unweighted GPA to enroll in career dual enrollment courses; Take a college placement test specified in Rule 6A-10.0315, Florida Administrative Code, and meet any additional eligibility criteria specified by the postsecondary institution in the Dual Enrollment Articulation Agreement; and Not be scheduled to graduate prior to the completion of the dual enrollment course. Of course, parents and students should begin preparing for these classes well ahead of their sophomore year if enrollment in both high school and college is a focus, its suggested discussion begin on this as early as middle school. And only the parents and students know if theyre truly ready for dual enrollment classes. It takes a special, determined student to face the rigors of high school and college at the same time. But, judging by past success, we definitely have a lot of local students who are up for the challenge! More information about FGCs dual enrollment program can be obtained by calling Linda Williams at (386) 754-4443 or by visiting the High School Coordination Center at FGC, located in Building 015. And if youre interested in setting up a guided tour of campus, please call (386) 754-4246. Dual enrollment is a win for both students, parents Troy RobertsPublic Information Coordinator Florida Gateway College Troy Roberts is the public information coordinator at Florida Gateway College. He can be reached at email@example.com. Altrusa sets date for 2014 Diva DayFrom staff reportsThe 5th annual Altrusa International, Inc. of Lake City Fundraiser, Diva Day, will be held at the Columbia County Fairgrounds Event Building, Saturday, September 13. Anyone interested in participating as a vendor, please call 386-961-3217, for more information. Limited spaces inside. Outside vendors welcome. From staff reportsRegistration for Summer Connections Camp is today from 2 p.m. at the Columbia County Library, Main Branch. The camp is limited to the first 25 registered school-aged children. Participants will spend four weeks connecting academics to real life while decreasing the learning loss that the summer can bring. Camp will be Monday through Friday 8 a.m. 2 p.m. The inservice project will be free meal preparation and delivery to the first 25 elders signed up for Thursday delivery. Registration for the camp is $50 and covers July 7 August 1. For more information about camp, meal delivery or volunteering, please call 386-697-6075. The camp is sponsored by Its About My Efforts, Inc., the Community Revival Center, and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.Register for Connections Camp today COURTESYTarget donates to Dementia Day CareThe Target Distribution Center recently donated supplies and a few of its employees hours to beautify Margarets Garden outside the Dementia Day Care at the LifeStyle Enrichment Center. When staff at the LifeStyle Enrichment Center asked Target employees Valerie, Jake, Zack, Greg, Nate and Stephen why they donated their time to do the project, responses included: We like to give back to the community, we like to beautify the environment, and everyone has some one that knows how dementia affects the person and their love ones. The LifeStyle Enrichment Center appreciates Target and its employees for the donation. Send your child to a VBS next month CENSUSContinued From 1A TEXTBOOKContinued From 1A Mt. Pleasant BaptistMt. Pleasant Baptist Church, 13448 County Road 10A, Wellborn, will host a Vacation Bible School with the theme Son Treasure Island July 7-11 from 6-8:45 p.m. Children 2 years old through sixth grade are invited to attend. Snacks will be provided. Call Pastor Bob Hazel at 386-963-2047 or 386-4389848 for more.Northside Church Northside Church of Christ is offering a Vacation Bible School for all children in the community July 7-11 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 378 NW Gibson Lane. Call Joyce Wilson at 386-984-9654 for more information.Southside BaptistSouthside Baptist Church, 388 SE Baya Drive, will host a Vacation Bible School four children four years old through sixth grade Monday, July 7 through Wednesday, July 9 from 8:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily. Registration and a special fun day will take place Sunday, July 6 from 4:30-7 p.m. Call Phyllis at 438-0909 or the church office at 386-755-5553 for more.Elim BaptistElim Baptist Church, 3435 SW Elim Church Road, Fort White, will have a Vacation Bible School July 20-24 from 6-8:30 p.m. daily. The theme is Agency D3: Discover, Decide, Defend. Call 386-497-1972 for more. ranked as the 40th most populous county in Florida. The census estimate had Florida trailing New York by less than 150,000 residents to become the nations third most populous state, but that estimate is now likely outdated. Floridas growth has outpaced New York and Florida likely surpassed New York in population earlier this year. University of Florida demographer Stefan Rayer said the increase marks a return to decent growth following stagnant popula tion change during the recession. When you compare it to 2008 or 2009, when the population wasnt growing, then its quite a rebound, Rayer said. Floridas overall population growth was driven by migration. New residents accounted for more than 90 percent of the population growth in the past three years, and more than 80 percent of the population change from 2012 to 2013. The new residents were almost evenly split between domes tic and international migration. Mike Schneider of the Associated Press contributed to this story. is math textbook review for every grade level from K-12, he said. For just one high school you have books for Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, AP classes, Geometry, Trigonometry, and the list goes on. Huddleston said that while parents will volunteer to sit on review boards for every piece of material up for adoption, teachers and school officials will have to be paid for their participation. So you multiply that by every class, every subject and representatives from every school, he said. Thats a lot of money that our small district doesnt have. Each year the school district can spend part of its money on non-adopted material, Huddleston said. He said Columbia County uses those funds for things like art and music classes. Now that money may have to be redirected to pay for the new committees, he said. This is another example of a bill that is written without a complete understanding of what happens at the implementation level, Huddleston said. When the rubber hits the road, how are we going to implement this? Huddleston expressed other concerns as well, including the qualifications of those sitting on review boards. Math is math, but when you get to history, science, biology and language arts, you would have to virtually read every single page of a book to fairly approve it, he said. We will need some parents who have some type of expertise in those areas to serve on the boards, as well as people who may not. In addition, Huddleston said, responsibility for things that should be taught at home has been moved to the school, he said. Teachers dont want that kind of responsibility, he said. Teachers are there to inform students of the facts. He used the example of a science book with material on evolution, saying that both sides of the issue should be taught, but a childs opinion should be formulated on his or her own. It could be a question of religion, custom, cultural heritage, he said. What do you do when you have a single objection? Maybe its legitimate, but maybe its just someones opinion. Julie Ulmer, a member of the Suwannee County School Board, said she thinks the state no longer wanted to deal with the public outcry about school materials, so they passed the responsibility on to the districts. She agreed with Huddleston that while the state did give districts greater power, they did not give them the funds to exert it. We always ask for local control, and yes, we have gotten that, she said. But it is also coming with a lot of costs, and that just means more money out of the classrooms. Ulmer called the legislation a double-edged sword. Its just a lot of responsibility, she said. My main opinion and concern is the responsibility it is going to take. At least one local tea party member was pleased the new law opens the door to greater citizen involvement. I hope everyone who is concerned about education (and it affects everyone) will get involved and expect their school superintendent and school boards to do the right thing for Floridas children, Sharon Higgins said in an email message. Porter, whose district includes Suwannee County, said she thinks the new legislation is important because it will give everyone a chance to voice their opinion. I dont see it being a burden unless the administration chooses for it to be, she said. Parents arent going to have any more control than they already do. Ultimately the school board and administration still makes the decision, its just giving parents a voice. Huddleston said he is waiting on technical assistance documents from the state department of education, which will help school officials better understand the law and how it can be carried out. The documents could arrive anytime between July and September, he said. I just hope they come early so we can go ahead and complete the process and order books, Huddleston said. We need them in time for school, so thats definitely a big concern I have.
7a 1p 7p 1a 6 a N A TIONAL FORECAST MAP 3 p.m. toda y N A TIONAL FORECAST : LAKE CITY ALMANA C KEY T O CONDITIONS: c=cloud y dr=drizzle, f=fair fg=fog h=hazy i=ice, pc=par tly cloud y r=rain, s=sunn y sh=sho w ers, sn=sno w ts=thunderstor ms, w=wind y SUNSunrise today Sunset today Sunrise tom. Sunset tom. MOONMoonrise today Moonset today Moonrise tom. Moonset tom. UV INDEX T odays ultra-violet radiation risk for the a r ea on a scale f r om 0 FYI An exclusive service brought to our readers by The W eather Channel. SPONSORED B Y City YESTERDAYS N A TIONAL EXTREMES High: Low: INTERNA TIONAL THE WEA THER WEA THER HIST O R Y CITY Hi/Lo/Pcp. Hi/Lo/W CITY Hi/Lo/Pcp. Hi/Lo/W CITY Hi/Lo/Pcp. Hi/Lo/W CITY Hi/Lo/Pcp. Hi/Lo/W CITY Hi/Lo/Pcp. Hi/Lo/W CITY Hi/Lo/Pcp. Hi/Lo/W 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 Recor d high Recor d low PRECIPIT A TIONMonth total Y ear total Nor mal month-to-date Nor mal year-to-date to 10+. H H H H H H H H H H H H L L L L L L L L 29 30 01 02 03REGIONAL FORECAST MAP for Sunday, June 29 Sunday's highs/Sunday night's low 101/72 94/74 94/74 99/72 92/76 88/79 94/72 90/76 94/74 94/76 88/74 92/76 90/76 92/77 92/76 86/77 92/76 90/79Monday Tuesday Cape Canaveral 90/75/ts 89/76/ts Daytona Beach 90/75/ts 90/76/ts Fort Myers 93/76/ts 90/76/ts Ft. Lauderdale 91/77/ts 90/77/ts Gainesville 94/73/ts 94/73/ts Jacksonville 93/75/ts 93/75/ts Key West 90/81/ts 90/83/ts Lake City 94/73/ts 94/73/ts Miami 91/76/ts 90/76/ts Naples 89/77/ts 90/77/ts Ocala 93/73/ts 93/73/ts Orlando 94/76/ts 94/76/ts Panama City 91/79/pc 90/80/ts Pensacola 90/78/pc 90/79/pc Tallahassee 99/74/pc 96/74/ts Tampa 93/78/ts 93/79/ts Valdosta 99/73/ts 95/73/ts W. Palm Beach 93/76/ts 89/77/ts High Saturday Low Saturday 91 103 in 1950 61 in 1892 93 71 75 Saturday 0.00" 5.80" 16.80" 22.56" 6.57" 6:31 a.m. 8:36 p.m. 6:32 a.m. 8:36 p.m. 8:37 a.m. 10:08 p.m. 9:29 a.m. 10:44 p.m.July 5 July 12 July 18 July 26 First Full Last New Quarter Quarter On this date in 1878, a weather observer noticed a storm remain stationary over South Park, Colo. for much of the day. The observer, however, was standing on top of Colorado's Pike's Peak some 50 miles away. It was reported that whitened ground from hail could be seen until sunset. A frontal boundary will trigger showers and thunderstorms from the Upper Midwest to the Ohio Valley. Scattered thunderstorms will develop over the Southeast. Most of the Northeast will be dry. Dry in the Southwest, with a few showers over the Northwest. 102, Needles, CA 30, Yellowstone, WYSaturday Today Saturday Today Saturday Today Saturday Today Saturday Today Saturday Today Albany 84/59/.00 87/64/s Albuquerque 88/64/.00 98/69/pc Anchorage 61/48/.00 67/53/sh Atlanta 84/71/.00 90/73/ts Baltimore 82/62/.00 84/66/pc Billings 73/57/.00 76/52/pc Birmingham 82/70/.00 89/72/ts Bismarck 68/62/.70 78/57/pc Boise 66/55/.00 80/52/s Boston 80/60/.00 85/65/pc Buffalo 86/66/.00 85/70/ts Charleston SC 88/75/.00 90/73/ts Charleston WV 84/66/.00 85/68/ts Charlotte 80/69/.00 85/70/ts Cheyenne 73/50/.00 86/52/pc Chicago 84/72/.00 89/72/ts Cincinnati 81/69/.00 86/70/ts Cleveland 87/68/.00 84/70/ts Columbia SC 84/72/.00 90/72/ts Dallas 88/77/.00 93/75/pc Daytona Beach 93/73/.00 91/76/ts Denver 62/58/.01 93/57/pc Des Moines 87/73/.00 89/68/pc Detroit 87/64/.00 86/71/ts El Paso 96/82/.00 102/79/pc Fairbanks 62/48/.05 76/53/ts Greensboro 82/69/.00 85/68/ts Hartford 86/57/.00 86/61/pc Honolulu 81/73/.02 86/74/pc Houston 86/78/.08 93/78/pc Indianapolis 79/71/.05 85/71/ts Jackson MS 88/71/.00 92/73/ts Jacksonville 93/73/.00 95/74/ts Kansas City 76/74/.01 90/75/pc Las Vegas 98/80/.00 108/84/s Little Rock 87/71/.00 90/74/ts Los Angeles 75/64/.00 82/65/fg Memphis 84/71/.15 90/75/ts Miami 90/77/.01 90/77/ts Minneapolis 82/73/.00 87/66/ts Mobile 90/71/.00 92/73/ts New Orleans 89/73/.00 88/76/pc New York 84/66/.00 83/64/pc Oakland 62/57/.00 75/56/fg Oklahoma City 82/68/.17 92/74/pc Omaha 80/69/.01 90/70/ts Orlando 96/72/.00 94/75/ts Philadelphia 84/66/.00 85/65/pc Phoenix 98/82/.00 109/84/s Pittsburgh 86/68/.00 84/68/ts Portland ME 82/51/.00 81/62/pc Portland OR 66/59/.00 73/53/pc Raleigh 82/70/.00 85/69/pc Rapid City 69/57/.12 78/56/pc Reno 79/54/.00 92/61/s Sacramento 80/59/.00 97/63/s Salt Lake City 79/57/.00 86/59/s San Antonio 80/78/.00 94/77/pc San Diego 70/66/.00 67/63/pc San Francisco 66/57/.00 66/55/fg Seattle 61/55/.09 69/53/sh Spokane 66/52/.00 71/51/pc St. Louis 87/73/.00 91/75/ts Tampa 92/77/.00 93/79/ts Tucson 96/75/.00 104/77/s Washington 86/69/.00 84/70/pc Acapulco 89/77/.00 87/77/cd Amsterdam 68/57/.00 68/51/r Athens 84/71/.00 86/69/s Auckland 60/51/.00 60/53/pc Beijing 100/64/.00 95/69/s Berlin 75/60/.00 77/59/r Buenos Aires 59/42/.00 55/44/pc Cairo 104/75/.00 105/77/s Geneva 82/60/.00 80/59/pc Havana 89/69/.00 89/73/ts Helsinki 66/44/.00 64/48/r Hong Kong 93/84/.00 93/80/ts Kingston 89/80/.00 91/80/ts La Paz 59/26/.00 60/30/pc Lima 69/64/.00 71/64/pc London 68/55/.00 71/51/ts Madrid 86/57/.00 91/62/s Mexico City 77/55/1.95 71/57/pc Montreal 84/62/.00 84/64/cd Moscow 50/46/.00 53/44/r Nairobi 75/59/.00 73/51/ts Nassau 89/77/.00 89/75/pc New Delhi 105/84/.00 109/86/s Oslo 51/32/.00 57/44/r Panama 86/86/.00 87/77/ts Paris 66/57/.00 62/51/r Rio 80/59/.00 86/69/cd Rome 80/68/.00 84/62/s San Juan PR 91/81/.01 87/81/sh Santiago 93/75/.00 91/73/ts Seoul 84/73/.00 82/62/ts Singapore 91/80/ 91/77/pc St. Thomas VI 89/80/.00 89/80/pc Sydney 73/53/.00 69/46/pc Tel Aviv 95/73/.00 96/75/s Tokyo 75/71/.00 75/68/r Toronto 73/68/.00 77/66/s Vienna 82/59/.00 84/64/pc Warsaw 77/51/.00 75/60/pc 86/60 Bangor 84/65 Boston 85/66 New York 84/68 Washington D.C. 85/70 Charlotte 90/73 Atlanta 92/74 City 93/75 Dallas 93/78 Houston 87/66 Minneapolis 89/72 Chicago 90/75 Memphis 87/70 Cincinnati 86/71 Detroit 95/76 Orlando 90/76 Miami 90/63 Oklahoma 78/59 Falls 90/63 International 91/75 Louis 90/63 St. 90/70 Omaha 93/57 Denver 98/69 Albuquerque 109/84 Phoenix 76/52 Billings 80/52 Boise 73/53 Portland 69/53 Seattle 88/76 Orleans 90/63 New 78/56 City 90/63 Rapid 86/59 City 90/63 Salt Lake 106/80 Vegas 90/63 Las 76/65 Angeles 90/63 Los 66/55 Francisco 90/63 San 68/51 Anchorage 76/53 Fairbanks 86/74 Honolulu 50 60 70 80 90 100 110 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 90 86 89 92 92 94 93 71 69 69 71 74 76 75Actual high Actual low Average high Average low WEATHER BY-THE-DAY Extreme1220 mins to burnChance of storms Slight chance of storms Chance of storms Chance of storms Chance of storms SUN94 74 MON94 72 TUE94 72 WED94 72 THU94 72 HI LO HI LO HI LO HI LO HI LOForecasts, data and graphics WSI 10A LAKE CITY REPORTER WEATHER SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 OUR RATES CALL FOR A rffnfftb www.campuscu.com Call 386-754-9088 and press 4 Visit your local service centerMembership is open to anyone in Alachua, Columbia and Suwannee counties!3Lake City 1658 W. 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LOW RATE AUTO LOANS AS LOW AS APR1for up to 60 months 7a 1p 7p 1a 6 a N A TIONAL FORECAST MAP 3 p.m. toda y N A TIONAL FORECAST : LAKE CITY ALMANA C KEY T O CONDITIONS: c=cloud y dr=drizzle, f=fair fg=fog h=hazy i=ice, pc=par tly cloud y r=rain, s=sunn y sh=sho w ers, sn=sno w ts=thunderstor ms, w=wind y SUNSunrise today Sunset today Sunrise tom. Sunset tom. MOONMoonrise today Moonset today Moonrise tom. Moonset tom. UV INDEX T odays ultra-violet radiation risk for the a r ea on a scale f r om 0 FYI An exclusive service brought to our readers by The W eather Channel. SPONSORED B Y City YESTERDAYS N A TIONAL EXTREMES High: Low: INTERNA TIONAL THE WEA THER WEA THER HIST O R Y CITY Hi/Lo/Pcp. Hi/Lo/W CITY Hi/Lo/Pcp. Hi/Lo/W CITY Hi/Lo/Pcp. Hi/Lo/W CITY Hi/Lo/Pcp. Hi/Lo/W CITY Hi/Lo/Pcp. Hi/Lo/W CITY Hi/Lo/Pcp. Hi/Lo/W 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 Recor d high Recor d low PRECIPIT A TIONMonth total Y ear total Nor mal month-to-date Nor mal year-to-date to 10+. H H H H H H H H H H H H L L L L L L L L 29 30 01 02 03REGIONAL FORECAST MAP for Sunday, June 29 Sunday's highs/Sunday night's low 101/72 94/74 94/74 99/72 92/76 88/79 94/72 90/76 94/74 94/76 88/74 92/76 90/76 92/77 92/76 86/77 92/76 90/79Monday Tuesday Cape Canaveral 90/75/ts 89/76/ts Daytona Beach 90/75/ts 90/76/ts Fort Myers 93/76/ts 90/76/ts Ft. Lauderdale 91/77/ts 90/77/ts Gainesville 94/73/ts 94/73/ts Jacksonville 93/75/ts 93/75/ts Key West 90/81/ts 90/83/ts Lake City 94/73/ts 94/73/ts Miami 91/76/ts 90/76/ts Naples 89/77/ts 90/77/ts Ocala 93/73/ts 93/73/ts Orlando 94/76/ts 94/76/ts Panama City 91/79/pc 90/80/ts Pensacola 90/78/pc 90/79/pc Tallahassee 99/74/pc 96/74/ts Tampa 93/78/ts 93/79/ts Valdosta 99/73/ts 95/73/ts W. Palm Beach 93/76/ts 89/77/ts High Saturday Low Saturday 91 103 in 1950 61 in 1892 93 71 75 Saturday 0.00" 5.80" 16.80" 22.56" 6.57" 6:31 a.m. 8:36 p.m. 6:32 a.m. 8:36 p.m. 8:37 a.m. 10:08 p.m. 9:29 a.m. 10:44 p.m.July 5 July 12 July 18 July 26 First Full Last New Quarter Quarter On this date in 1878, a weather observer noticed a storm remain stationary over South Park, Colo. for much of the day. The observer, however, was standing on top of Colorado's Pike's Peak some 50 miles away. It was reported that whitened ground from hail could be seen until sunset. A frontal boundary will trigger showers and thunderstorms from the Upper Midwest to the Ohio Valley. Scattered thunderstorms will develop over the Southeast. Most of the Northeast will be dry. 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By BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comLAKE BUTLER The big time came to the small town on Friday as the C.J. Spiller and Gerard Warren Football Camp brought plenty of opportunities for youngsters to see big stars and learn what it takes to make it to the next level. Former and current NFL players such as Vince Wilfork, Jabar Gaffney, Darrell Jackson, Kevin Kelsey and Mike Nattiel ascended on the USA Football Camp. I cant even put into words what it says about those guys, Warren said. For professionals with families and a life to come to a small town like Lake Butler just speaks volumes for the content of the guys. Its just awesome that they can come out and help give back. Spiller echoed those sentiments. It says a lot for them to come help Gerard and me in this small town, Spiller said. There were a bunch of guys willing to take their time and help out. By BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comAlthough the UCF Knights Team Football Camp is over a week old, the lessons learned by Columbia High are still paying off. Columbia brought home film to watch and head coach Brian Allen said its given them the chance to correct mistakes earlier than usual. Allen said one of the biggest things to break down from the camp is the play of the offen-sive line, which had the opportunity to put on the pads for the first time this season. Its coming along, Allen said. I am chang-ing some things in our protection, so theyre still learning that a little bit. Technique is the biggest thing with those guys. Footwork, theyll be all right. They have ability. We are not far off. Allen said theres not a plethora of mistakes, but a few things that could Lake City Reporter SPORTS Story ideas?ContactTim KirbySports Editor754firstname.lastname@example.org Lake City Reporter SPORTS Sunday, June 29, 2014 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B Story ideas?ContactTim KirbySports Editor754email@example.com 1BSPORTS CHS continued on 5B Film study from Knights camp proves valuable. Tigers learn lessons CAMP continued on 5B Spiller, Warren host football camp in Lake Butler. Big time in small town BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterFormer Florida Gator Mike Nattiel works with campers duri ng a drill.
SCOREBOARD SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today ATHLETICS 4 p.m. NBC U.S. Outdoor Championships, at Sacramento, Calif. AUTO RACING 11 a.m. FS1 United SportsCar Championship, Six Hours of The Glen, at Watkins Glen, N.Y. 3 p.m. ESPN2 NHRA, Route 66 Nationals, at Joliet, Ill. NBCSN IndyCar, Grand Prix of Houston, race 2 EXTREME SPORTS 2 p.m. NBC Dew Tour, at Ocean City, Md. 11:30 p.m. NBCSN Dew Tour, at Ocean City, Md. (same-day tape) GOLF 6:30 a.m. TGC European PGA Tour, BMW International Open, final round, at Cologne, Germany 1 p.m. TGC PGA Tour, Quicken Loans National, final round, at Bethesda, Md. 3 p.m. CBS PGA Tour, Quicken Loans National, final round, at Bethesda, Md. TGC Champions Tour, SENIOR PLAYERS Championship, final round, at Pittsburgh 5 p.m. TGC LPGA, NW Arkansas Championship, final round, at Rogers, Ark. 7 p.m. TGC Web.com Tour, United Leasing Championship, final round, at Newburgh, Ind. (same-day tape) MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 1 p.m. WGN Chicago White Sox at Toronto 4 p.m. MLB Regional coverage, St. Louis at L.A. Dodgers or Cincinnati at San Francisco 8 p.m. ESPN Boston at N.Y. Yankees SOCCER 11:30 a.m. ESPN FIFA, World Cup, round of 16, Netherlands vs. Mexico, at Fortaleza 3:30 p.m. ESPN FIFA, World Cup, round of 16, Costa Rica vs. Greece, at Recife Monday MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7 p.m. ESPN Tampa Bay at N.Y. Yankees SOCCER Noon ESPN FIFA, World Cup, round of 16, France vs. Nigeria, at Brasilia 4 p.m. ESPN FIFA, World Cup, round of 16, Germany vs. Algeria, at Porto Alegre TENNIS 7 a.m. ESPN Wimbledon, fourth round 8 a.m. ESPN2 Wimbledon, fourth round 11:30 a.m. ESPNEWS Wimbledon, fourth roundBASEBALLAL standings East Division W L Pct GB Toronto 45 37 .549 Baltimore 42 37 .532 1New York 41 37 .526 2 Boston 36 44 .450 8 Tampa Bay 33 49 .402 12 Central Division W L Pct GB Detroit 43 33 .566 Kansas City 41 38 .519 3 Cleveland 38 41 .481 6Minnesota 36 42 .462 8 Chicago 37 44 .457 8 West Division W L Pct GB Oakland 49 30 .620 Los Angeles 44 34 .564 4 Seattle 43 37 .538 6 Texas 36 43 .456 13 Houston 35 46 .432 15 Todays Games Chicago White Sox (Quintana 4-7) at Toronto (Buehrle 10-4), 1:07 p.m. Oakland (Milone 5-3) at Miami (Heaney 0-2), 1:10 p.m. Tampa Bay (Cobb 2-6) at Baltimore (Mi.Gonzalez 4-5), 1:35 p.m. Detroit (Smyly 4-6) at Houston (Feldman 3-5), 2:10 p.m. L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 8-6) at Kansas City (Guthrie 5-6), 2:10 p.m. Minnesota (Gibson 6-6) at Texas (Lewis 5-5), 3:05 p.m. Cleveland (House 0-1) at Seattle (F.Hernandez 9-2), 4:10 p.m. Boston (Lackey 8-5) at N.Y. Yankees (Whitley 3-1), 8:05 p.m. Mondays Games Tampa Bay (Archer 4-5) at N.Y. Yankees (Phelps 3-4), 7:05 p.m. Texas (J.Saunders 0-4) at Baltimore (U.Jimenez 2-8), 7:05 p.m. Oakland (Kazmir 9-3) at Detroit (A.Sanchez 5-2), 7:08 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Arrieta 4-1) at Boston (Peavy 1-6), 7:10 p.m. Kansas City (Duffy 4-7) at Minnesota (Pino 0-1), 8:10 p.m. L.A. Angels (Richards 8-2) at Chicago White Sox (Noesi 2-5), 8:10 p.m. Seattle (Undecided) at Houston (McHugh 4-6), 8:10 p.m. Cleveland (Kluber 7-5) at L.A. Dodgers (Haren 7-4), 10:10 p.m.NL standings East Division W L Pct GB Atlanta 41 38 .519 Washington 41 38 .519 Miami 39 41 .488 2 Philadelphia 36 43 .456 5 New York 36 44 .450 5 Central Division W L Pct GB Milwaukee 50 32 .610 St. Louis 44 37 .543 5 Cincinnati 41 38 .519 7 Pittsburgh 41 39 .513 8 Chicago 34 44 .436 14 West Division W L Pct GB San Francisco 46 34 .575 Los Angeles 45 37 .549 2 Colorado 35 45 .438 11 San Diego 34 46 .425 12 Arizona 34 48 .415 13 Todays Games Oakland (Milone 5-3) at Miami (Heaney 0-2), 1:10 p.m. Atlanta (Harang 6-6) at Philadelphia (D.Buchanan 4-3), 1:35 p.m. N.Y. Mets (Colon 8-5) at Pittsburgh (Volquez 5-6), 1:35 p.m. Colorado (J.De La Rosa 7-6) at Milwaukee (Gallardo 5-4), 2:10 p.m. Cincinnati (Bailey 7-4) at San Francisco (Hudson 7-4), 4:05 p.m. Arizona (Bolsinger 1-3) at San Diego (Despaigne 1-0), 4:10 p.m. St. Louis (S.Miller 7-6) at L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 8-2), 4:10 p.m. Mondays Games Colorado (Flande 0-0) at Washington (Zimmermann 5-4), 7:05 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Arrieta 4-1) at Boston (Peavy 1-6), 7:10 p.m. N.Y. Mets (Z.Wheeler 3-8) at Atlanta (A.Wood 6-6), 7:10 p.m. Cincinnati (Latos 1-0) at San Diego (Hahn 3-1), 10:10 p.m. Cleveland (Kluber 7-5) at L.A. Dodgers (Haren 7-4), 10:10 p.m.BASKETBALLNBA Draft At Barclays Center, Brooklyn, N.Y. First Round 1. Cleveland, Andrew Wiggins, g, Kansas. 2. Milwaukee, Jabari Parker, f, Duke.3. Philadelphia, Joel Embiid, c, Kansas.4. Orlando, Aaron Gordon, f, Arizona.5. Utah, Dante Exum, g, Australia.6. Boston, Marcus Smart, g, Oklahoma State. 7. L.A. Lakers, Julius Randle, f, Kentucky. 8. Sacramento, Nik Stauskas, g, Michigan. 9. Charlotte (from Detroit), Noah Vonleh, c-f, Indiana. 10. a-Philadelphia (from New Orleans), Elfrid Payton, g, Louisiana-Lafayette. 11. b-Denver, Doug McDermott, f, Creighton. 12. a-Orlando (from New York via Denver), Dario Saric, f, Cibona (Croatia). 13. Minnesota, Zach LaVine, g, UCLA.14. Phoenix, T.J. Warren, f, NC State.15. Atlanta, Adreian Payne, f, Michigan State. 16. b-Chicago (from Charlotte), Jusuf Nurkic, c, Cedevita (Croatia). 17. Boston (from Brooklyn), James Young, g, Kentucky. 18. Phoenix (from Washington), Tyler Ennis, g, Syracuse. 19. b-Chicago, Gary Harris, g, Michigan State. 20. Toronto, Bruno Caboclo, f, Pinheiros (Brazil). 21. Oklahoma City (from Dallas via Houston and L.A. Lakers), Mitch McGary, f, Michigan. 22. Memphis, Jordan Adams, g, UCLA.23. Utah (from Golden State), Rodney Hood, f, Duke. 24. c-Charlotte (from Portland), Shabazz Napier, g, UConn. 25. Houston, Clint Capela, f, Chalon (France). 26. c-Miami, P.J. Hairston, g, North Carolina/Texas (NBADL). 27. Phoenix (from Indiana), Bogdan Bogdanovic, g, Partizan (Serbia). 28. L.A. Clippers, C.J. Wilcox, g, Washington. 29. Oklahoma City, Josh Huestis, f, Stanford. 30. San Antonio, Kyle Anderson, g, UCLA. Second Round 31. Milwaukee, Damien Inglis, f, Roanne (France). 32. Philadelphia, K.J. McDaniels, f, Clemson. 33. Cleveland (from Orlando), Joe Harris, g, Virginia. 34. New York (from Boston through Dallas), Cleanthony Early, f, Wichita State. 35. e-Utah, Jarnell Stokes, f, Tennessee.36. Milwaukee (from L.A. Lakers via Minnesota and Phoenix), Johnny OBryant III, f, LSU. 37. Toronto (from Sacramento), DeAndre Daniels, f, UConn. 38. Detroit, Spencer Dinwiddie, g, Colorado. 39. Philadelphia (from Cleveland), Jerami Grant, f, Syracuse. 40. Minnesota (from New Orleans), Glenn Robinson III, f, Michigan. 41. Denver, Nikola Jokic, f, Mega Vizura (Serbia). 42. Houston (from New York), Nick Johnson, g, Arizona. 43. Atlanta, Walter Tavares, c, Gran Canarias (Spain). 44. d-Minnesota, Markel Brown, g, Oklahoma State. 45. Charlotte, Dwight Powell, f, Stanford. 46. f-Washington, Jordan Clarkson, g, Missouri. 47. g-Philadelphia (from Brooklyn via Dallas and Boston), Russ Smith, g, Louisville. 48. h-Milwaukee (from Toronto via Phoenix), Lamar Patterson, g, Pittsburgh. 49. Chicago, Cameron Bairstow, c, New Mexico. 50. Phoenix, Alec Brown, c, Green Bay.51. New York (from Dallas), Thanasis Antetokounmpo, f, Delaware (NBADL). 52. Philadelphia (from Memphis via Cleveland), Vasilije Micic, g, Mega Vizura (Serbia). 53. i-Minnesota (from Golden State), Alessandro Gentile, f, EA7 Armani (Italy). 54. Philadelphia (from Houston via Milwaukee), Nemanja Dangubic, f, Mega Vizura (Serbia). 55. c-Miami, Semaj Christon, g, Xavier.56. j-Denver (from Portland), Roy Devyn Marble, f, Iowa. 57. k-Indiana, Louis Labeyrie, f, ParisLevallois (France). 58. San Antonio (from L.A. Clippers via New Orleans), Jordan McRae, g, Tennessee. 59. Toronto (from Oklahoma City via New York), Xavier Thames, g, San Diego State. 60. San Antonio, Cory Jefferson, f, Baylor. Proposed Trades a-Philadelphia and Orlando traded the rights to selected players. b-Denver and Chicago traded the rights to selected players. c-Charlotte and Miami traded the rights to selected players. d-Minnesota traded rights to Brooklyn for $1 million. e-Utah traded rights to Memphis for a 2016 second-round draft pick. f-Washington traded rights to L.A. Lakers for cash considerations. g-Philadelphia traded rights to New Orleans for G Pierre Jackson. h-Milwaukee traded rights to Atlanta for a future second-round draft pick. i-Minnesota traded rights to Houston for cash considerations. j-Denver traded rights and G Evan Fournier to Orlando for G Arron Afflalo. k-Indiana traded rights to New York for cash considerations.AUTO RACINGRace week VERIZON INDYCAR GRAND PRIX OF HOUSTON Site: Houston.Schedule: Today, qualifying, race No. 2, 3:45 p.m. (NBC Sports Network, 3-6 p.m.). Track: MD Anderson Cancer Center Speedway (street course, 1.683 miles). Race distances: 153 miles, 90 laps. NHRA MELLO YELLO DRAG RACING ROUTE 66 NHRA NATIONALS Site: Joliet, Illinois.Schedule: Today, final eliminations, (ESPN2, 3-6 p.m.). Track: Route 66 Raceway. OTHER RACES TUDOR UNITED SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP: Sahlens Six Hours of The Glen, Today (Fox Sports 1, 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m.), Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, New YorkSOCCERWorld Cup SECOND ROUND Saturday Brazil 1, Chile 1, Brazil wins 3-2 on penalty kicks Colombia 2, Uruguay 0 Today At Fortaleza, BrazilNetherlands vs. Mexico, NoonCosta Rica vs. Greece, 4 p.m. Monday At Brasilia, BrazilFrance vs. Nigeria, NoonAt Porto Alegre, BrazilGermany vs. Algeria, 4 p.m. Tuesday At Sao PauloArgentina vs. Switzerland, NoonAt Salvador, BrazilBelgium vs. United States, 4 p.m. QUARTERFINALS Friday At Fortaleza, BrazilBrazil vs. Colombia, 4 p.m.At Rio de JaneiroFrance-Nigeria winner vs. GermanyAlgeria winner, Noon Saturday, July 5 At Salvador, BrazilNetherlands-Mexico winner vs. Costa Rica-Greece winner, 5 p.m. At Brasilia, BrazilArgentina-Switzerland winner vs. Belgium-United States winner, Noon 2B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 Page Editor: Tim Kirby, 754-04212BSPORTS BRIEFS 11th-Grade Wolves win big over pool opponentsFrom staff reportsThe RCC/AMN 11thGrade Wolves breezed through pool play at the USSSA National Championships in Gainesville and advanced to the bracket round. The Wolves opened on Thursday with a 70-34 win over the Birmingham Mystique. Dilan Hall led the Wolves with 21 points. Darrell Jones scored 13 points and Mareo Robinson scored 12. Rounding out the scoring were Jordan Coppock with seven points, S.L. McCall with five points, Kelvin Jonas with four points, and Terry Cooper, Nate Jacobs, DAngelo Perry and Kalin Timmons each with two. The Wolves followed up on Friday with a 58-33 win over the Duluth/ Grand Rapids Minnesota North Lakers. Scoring for the Wolves were: Hall, 14, Coppock, 11, Jones, 11, Robinson, 10, McCall, 4, Jonas, 2, Perry, 2, Timmons, 2, and Lee Peterson, 2. The Wolves also picked up hardware from the skills competition. Hall won the dunk contest, and joined with Coppock and Jonas to place second in the team shooting event. Masters of All Terrain runnersTony Richards (from left), Michelle Richards, and Alex McCollum represented Lake City in the Masters of All Terrain trail marathon, half marathon, and five-mile race at Seminole State Park on June 14. The Lake City runners represented well, as Alex placed sixth overall in the five-mile, Tony placed seventh overall in the half marathon and Michelle finish third overall in the marathon. This was the seventh marathon for Michelle in seven months. She has set out to complete a marathon a month in 2014.COURTESY RMS FOOTBALL Summer workouts begin Monday Richardson Middle School football summer workouts begin 3-5:30 p.m. Monday at the school. For details, call Chris Coleman at 365-1542. YOUTH FOOTBALL Pop Warner meeting Tuesday The Lake City Pop Warner football and cheerleading program has an organizational meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Richardson Community Center. Coaches, league officials, and all interested persons are urged to attend. Rules, regulations and background checks will be discussed. For details, call Mario Coppock at 754-7095.Pop Warner spots open in all ages Lake City Pop Warner football has several spots remaining in its various age/weight categories. Registration is open through July 12 at Richardson Community Center. Cost of $80 includes insurance, helmet, shoulder pads and uniform. For details, call Nicole Smith at 754-7095. YOUTH VOLLEYBALL Volleyball camp registration open Columbia High volleyball coach Heather Benson has a Youth Volleyball Camp (ages 10-14) planned for 6-8 p.m. July 18-19 at the CHS gym. Cost is $40. For details, call Benson at 755-8080.Q From staff reports
T he last month has been a good one for most local athletes in the professional ranks. Blayne Barber won another $22,284.46 to bring his 2014 earnings to $211,342, which ranks sixth on the Web.com Tour. Barber has made nine cuts in 11 events with one win, one third place and another in the top 10. Barber tied for 10th in the Air Capital Classic at Crestview Country Club in Wichita, Kan., on June 19-22. He tied for 18th in the Cleveland Open at Lakewood Country Club in Westlake, Ohio, on June 5-8. Barber played in the United Leasing Championship at Victoria National Golf Club in Newburgh, Ind., this week. He opened with a 76 and followed with a 70 to miss the cut by one stroke. Barber had another disappointment this month when he fell short of qualifying for the U.S. Open. He started strong with a 66 in local qualifying at Timacuan Golf & Country Club in Sanford. His 6-under total led the field. At sectional qualifying at Springfield (Ohio) Country Club, Barber shot 69-73 for a 2-over 142 total. He was one of 63 players vying for three slots. They went to Brian Stuard (-11), Will Grimmer (-5) and Chris Thompson (-4). None made the Open cut. Q Michael Kirkman has had a resurgence for the Round Rock Express in the last month. He is being used as a short reliever, going two innings once during the stretch. In his 10 appearances since May 29 (through Thursday), Kirkman has given up one earned run in 7 23 innings for a 1.17 ERA clip. It has lowered his season ERA to 7.56. He struck out six and walked two in the 10 games, and picked up his first win of the season on June 22. For the season Kirkman has been in 19 games (four starts) and pitched 25 innings. He has 28 strikeouts and 22 walks. Q Baltimore Ravens signee Timmy Jernigan was given a positive write-up by Aaron Wilson of The Baltimore Sun, which can be found on baltimoresun.com Despite no contact drills, Wilson writes that Jernigan has shown an aggressive personality on the practice field, with a willingness to mix it up that has left an impression with the Ravens veteran blockers. Wilson continues, Through two organized team activities and a rookie minicamp, Jernigans quick first step and ability to gain leverage has made him difficult to slow. Wilson also writes that Jernigan has gotten into a few scrapes with offensive linemen and engaged in his share of trash talk. Jernigan is working into the Ravens 3-4 scheme. Q Dale Coleman has not added to his $3,600 earnings, but still ranks first in the PBA South Region. Coleman carries a 218.71 average in his 42 games, which ranks him 12th. He is ninth in the points standings. Page Editor: Tim Kirby, 754-0421 LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 3B3BSPORTS CHEAP SEATS Tim KirbyPhone: (386) firstname.lastname@example.org Q Tim Kirby is sports editor of the Lake City Reporter. Updates from the pro ranks COURTESY FWCScallops are waiting to be harvested this summer.Gone Coastal: Scalloping offers family-friendly funBy AMANDA NALLEYFWC releaseI ll never forget my first time scalloping. It was 2008 and there I was, face down in the water, sun warming up my back, seagrass tickling my feet and legs, searching for hidden treasure and trying not to look up, lest there be something larger than me swimming about. A boat loomed above us, dive flag displayed, warning others that folks were in the water. In the distance, the Steinhatchee coast sat, waiting for our return. That was the day I fell in love with the sport of scalloping. There is something calming about intensely looking through plot after plot of identical grass for a hidden shell. You may not believe it, but I even enjoy the cleaning part (something that makes me quite popular with the scalloping crowd). It is easy to see why the season is touted as a family-friendly activity. Anyone who can snorkel can participate, and if they dont want to be in the water, relaxing in the boat is not bad either. Cleaning time is great for catching up on the latest gossip or fishing tale. And then, after all is said and done, you get to take your bounty home and make a delicious family meal. The economic benefits of the season are huge: boatloads of people flock to the open region, often staying a few nights, renting boats, eating in local restaurants and purchasing tackle and gear while enjoying the opportunity to harvest a great food from numerous access points. The open region includes all Gulf state waters (from shore to 9 nautical miles) from the Pasco-Hernando County line to the west bank of the Mexico Beach Canal in Bay County. While scallops can be found outside of these open areas, it is within this region that bay scallops are found in large enough numbers to be sustainably harvested. This year, Gov. Rick Scott asked the FWC to open the bay scallop season June 28 instead of July 1. This way the season would open on a weekend and visitors and residents alike would be free to take full advantage of the beginning of the season. Dont feel rushed though, while the beginning of the season is exciting, there are plenty of opportunities for success mid-to-late in the season. By then, scallops have gotten bigger and are sometimes easier to find. Interested in participating? While a boat will provide you with the most access to scalloping areas, there are places you can walk to from shore. At the very minimum, you will need a mask or goggles, a recreational fishing license (unless you are exempt), something to hold your scallop catch in such as a mesh bag, and something to make sure you dont go over your limit, which is two gallons of whole scallops in the shell, or one pint meat per person. Have a boat? The maximum vessel limit is 10 gallons of whole scallops in the shell. The daily per-person bag limit still applies but, for example, if you have more than five people aboard (each being able to take 2 gallons whole), you still cannot have more than 10 gallons total. Bag limits help ensure the scallop population remains sustainable. A divers-down flag is also required when scalloping from a boat to ensure other boaters are aware that there are people in the water. Stay safe and remember to use your divers-down flag. To learn more about these requirements, visit MyFWC.com /Boating and click on Boating Regulations and Divers-Down Flag. Once onshore, cleaning scallops is a cinch. Use an old spoon or knife (just be careful) to pry the shells slightly apart and then run the spoon along the inside of one of the shells, which will separate the meat from the shell. Once open, you will see the white scallop meat in the middle, surrounded by the darker guts. Run the spoon around the edge of the guts and then pull it up and off, leaving only the scallop meat attached to the shell. Finally, use the spoon to separate the meat from the shell. This is just one way to do it (another fan favorite involves a shop-vac), so feel free to do some research before getting started. Bay scallops are great sauted and tossed in with pasta, or eaten over a bed of lettuce. There are tons of recipes out there, and looking for them is almost as exciting as searching for the scallops. I hope you can get out on the water and experience this wonderful season yourself. If you do, dont forget to send us your photos at Saltwater@MyFWC.com COURTESY FWCSummer hog huntingSummer hog hunting is available on some North and Cen tral Florida wildlife management areas, and no quota permit is needed. Click to find out wh ich WMAs offer these great weekend hunts http:// www.myfwc.com /hunting/by-species/wild-hog/hog-hunts/.Fort White Babe Ruth districtFrom staff reportsFort White had three Babe Ruth Baseball All-Star teams playing at the district tournament in Perry. The 15U All-Stars split their first two games and played late Friday in an elimination game. The 10U All-Stars won two games after losing their opener and played Suwannee in an elimination game on Saturday. The 12U All-Star lost two games and were out of the tournament.
Mondays Top of the Hill winner was Jack Tuggle with a +3. Tying for second place were Joe Herring and Ronnie Ash at +1. Wednesday Blitz winner was Chuck Slaymaker with a +2. In second place was Ricky Crawford Jr. with a +1, and Frog Niewisch took third place by break-ing even in points. Skin winners were Chet Carter, Tammy Gainey, Gerald Smithy and Jack Tuggle with two. Closest to the pin winners were Joe Herring on No. 3, Niewisch on No. 5, Bill Jones on No. 11, Al Cohoon on No. 15 and Mike Kahlich on No. 17. The Wednesday Night Scramble winning team was Bill Ryan, Ken Kellam and Richard Simmons. The scramble pot carried over. Anyone can come out and join the scramble, which starts at 5:30 p.m. The Friday Dogfight winner was Randy Heavrin with a +3. Tying for second place were Al Cohoon and Bob McGraw with +2. Taking the big payout for skins was Jack Tuggle with the only winner. Closest to the pin winners were Joe Herring on Nos. 3 and 15, McGraw on Nos. 5 and 11, and Tuggle on No. 17. Everyones hard work continues to pay off and the new greens are com-ing along nicely. For tee times or information call 752-3339. 4B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 Page Editor: Tim Kirby, 754-04214B QUAIL HEIGHTS COUNTRY CLUB Nicki Newmans SUMMER CAMPS GOLF REPORTS Big week for Tuggle COURTESYTiara Carter of Lake City won the Girls 12-13 Division in the Gainesville Jr. Golf Tour event at Quail Heights Country Club on MondayCOURTESYTammy Carter Gainey gives golfing tips at her Junior Go lf Camp at Quail Heights. YOUTH GOLF Quail Heights summer camp Quail Heights Country Club has a Junior Golf Camp (girls and boys ages 5-17) under the direction of Tammy Carter Gainey on July 14-18. Camp is 8:30-11:30 a.m. each day at a cost of $60 for club members and $70 for non-members. Snacks and drinks will be provided. There are discounts for multi family member. For details, call the pro shop at 752-3339. Ste-Marie Junior Golf Clinics Carl Ste-Marie is offering Junior Golf Clinics this summer at The Country Club at Lake City. Remaining clinics are 8-11 a.m. Monday through Friday on July 14-18 and July 28-Aug. 1. Cost is $65 for club members and $80 for non-members and includes drinks and snacks. Registration is at The Country Club at Lake City. For details, call Ste-Marie at 623-2833. YOUTH TENNIS Johnny Young junior camps Johnny Young is offering Junior Tennis Camps this summer at The Country Club at Lake City. Remaining camps are July 21-25 and Aug. 4-8. Cost is $65 for club members and $80 for non-members. Sign up at The Country Club at Lake City. For details, call Young at 365-3827.Q From staff reports JASON MATTHEW WALKE R/Lake City ReporterCarl Ste-Marie poses for a photograph with members of hi s golf clinic on Thursday. Pictured (front row, from left) are Riley Lang, 10, Emily Go rdon, 13, Allison Matsubara, 9, Adrienne Foreman, 9, Reagan Robinson, 9, Kylee Boone, 1 1, Allison Bedenbaugh, 9, Annabelle Prange, 16, and James Norris, 13. Instructors in back (from left) are Nick Jones, 18; Ste-Marie and John Norris, 15.JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterCarl Ste-Marie watches 6-year-old Connor Cason as he hits the ball at the driving range during the Junior Golf Clinic at The Country Club at Lake City on Thursday.JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterInstructor Nick Jones watches Annabelle Pranges techniq ue as she hits out of a sand trap.JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterCooper Willis, 6, has a bucket of golf balls ready to wor k on his drive.
By BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comLAKE BUTLER For the fourth consecutive year, the C.J. Spiller and Gerard Warren Football Camp drew a big crowd to a small town. Bringing in over 20 current and former NFL play-ers, the camp gave a chance for children to experience first hand what it takes to make it to the big show. Gerard brings so much energy to the drills, Spiller said. Everyone out on the field, you can see the ener-gy and theyre not bored. Im doing a little coaching of the running backs with technique. Its something for them to look forward to every year. While the allure of the NFL is there, theres also a legend of playing in Lake Butler and winning three state championships. Its awesome to be here, Spiller said. This is a place that won three state championships in a row. The community sup-ports the team and this is an opportunity to be able to share with them. Spillers team never won a state championship at Union County High, but he made deep runs into the playoffs throughout his career. The first year when we clinched going to state (was my biggest memory), Spiller said. The commu-nity was behind us all the way. I remember everyone being under blankets and going crazy. Spiller used his platform to jump to Clemson University and eventually that landed him a gig with the Buffalo Bills where he will enter his fourth year. Im just trying to get ready for minicamp and that second phase, Spiller said. Were in the second year of a system, so were familiar with this. Now I just have to go out there and help my team. Spiller said there wasnt a whole lot of time spent talking about the NFL on Friday, but talking about what it takes to be successful in any avenue of life. Were talking about more life in general, he said. Not everyone is going to make it to the NFL, but that doesnt have to stop you from getting outside of Lake Butler or wherever youre from. Theres always the opportunity to come back home. Page Editor: Tim Kirby, 754-0421 LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 5B5B JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterMembers of the Fort White High football team run the bleache rs during a summer workout.Tough challenges for Fort White footballBy BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comFort White Highs football team is being thrown into the fire this summer, but it has nothing to do with the summer heat. The Indians have scrimmaged up in classifica-tion this summer against Buchholz and Columbia high schools. The 7-on-7 competition will lend a hand when it comes to games this fall according to head coach Demetric Jackson. Were working hard at it, and Im pleased at the effort, Jackson said. Right now were going against a good group of quarterbacks and wide receivers. They have a lot of speed. We are taking our lumps, but we will benefit in the long run. Jackson said that when the classifications even out, that the Indians will be in better shape. When we see teams more our size, they might have one or two guys that can run, but not as much as other teams, Jackson said. Were working at it and we have a lot of young guys. Were getting them reps that will help gain experience. Jackson is also bringing in a new quarterback and hes taking the project home. Thats because his son, DJ, will be taking the snaps this season. Hes holding the ball a little too long, Jackson said. Were making some mistakes, but its a combi-nation of problems. Quality reps is only going to make us better. You cant repli-cate game speed. Jackson said that although the mistakes are showing up now, hed rather them surface in the summer than in the fall. This is only going to benefit us when we go against smaller schools, Jackson said. Spiller proud to give back to hometown CAMP: Instructors stress grades, too Continued From Page 1B CHS: Allen pleased with progress Continued From Page 1B BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterC.J. Spiller shows some moves while running a drill. While the players were there to show how to have fun during a football practice, it was more than just fun as they wanted to give players a real taste of what it will take to get to the next level. We wanted to show that this isnt all easy, Warren said. We have to instill in them that its more than just fun. You want to have fun, but you have to know its work. Those kids that want to quit, thats who we really focus on, because we have to find something in them that gives them the call. It was especially important for Warren to do it at Union County Highs Tiger Stadium. This is where it all started, Warren said. Thats why its so impor-tant to come back. Im still in the area and I try to work with a lot of high schools. Its kind of funny when you go into rival schools and they give you a frown, but they know at the end of the day its all for the better-ment of the kids. At the end of the day, it was all about helping to stress the most important issues outside of sports. We wanted to stress grades, Spiller said. Whatever they do, if they want to get outside of Lake Butler or whatever county theyre from, we have to stress grades. BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterFormer Gator Jabar Gaffney helps Lee Graham, 15, of Lake Butler through a receivers drill.BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterFormer Gator Gerard Warren (left) and Vince Wilfork of the New England Patriots. be shored up to help the Tigers fire on all cylinders. Its just some small tweaks, Allen said. Getting off on the cadence of the quarter-back. Im looking back on some of the plays we didnt make and one of the big-gest problems was just not firing off the ball. Those guys have the ability. Although Allen moved to the offense this year, hes still very interested in whats going on with defensive coordinator Dennis Dotsons side of the ball. We did some good things and Im sure Dotson will say we did some bad things, Allen said. At the end of the day, we had an opportunity to get bet-ter. Because of the film, to be able to come back and watch it, thats one of the huge assets of the camp. Now we have the oppor-tunity to come back and correct mistakes. What we do in summer is good for conditioning, but what it doesnt do is give you live competition. This gives us that opportunity. The kids can now go home, watch it and see their mistakes. Allen said that the competition at quarterback is great and that he has faith in both starter Jake Thomas as well as backup Davin Schuck. I thought they both had a really good camp. I was proud of them. They have made progress from spring to now. Its been light years. Theyre all get-ting better and we have a good core. If we can get the O-line to protect, we can get the ball thrown where we want to. I have the best group of receivers Ive had. BRANDON FINLEY /Lake City ReporterColumbia High head coach Brian Allen speaks with qua rterback Jake Thomas at the UCF Knights Football Team Camp in Orlando..
A fter a full day of misery and bad luck I made a suggestion to the captain. I wanted to hit a spot that I hadnt fished in five years, but one that had been producing for me for 20 years. This spot was a high traffic area, meaning you have the weekend warriors, the cruisers, the tubers and the jet ski morons. (The second you or even I hop on a jet ski, you are possessed by a total lack of inhibition.) Heres the key. I knew this spot ALWAYS produced on this specific tide, on this exact moon phase, during this time of day. The day was now dusk, as we had successfully pitched a tent over the circus that had been our 2014 Sam Crosthwait Fishing Tournament. How successful had this spot been for me in the past? I caught my first-ever snook here when I was 15 years old. I was fishing on Parks Robinsons boat, with Joey Spivey, and she was 45 inches and 32 pounds! Fast forward 10 years and I had a trout bite Ill never forget. On topwater lures I rattled off 32-inch, 29-inch and 27-inch trout within 30 minutes. Heres the wild card: the last time I fished this area I had no beard, and no gray hair. Now, I had a full-grown man beard, and 692 gray hairs. Limping in and exhausted we hopped out of the boat about an hour before sunset. Immediately Jonathan Allen caught a small snook, which on this day felt like a blue marlin. Ten minutes later I saw something on the surface of the water, cast my topwater lure of choice (super spook), and hooked a 23-inch trout. Normally this is a decent trout, but it was more important because of the mental hurdle it cleared. We actually had a point fish, and a solid one at that. With a little hope Jonathan and I started chumming more aggressively. This is where fishing live bait can be a game-changer. As we threw out the chum (white bait), the water came to life. Its like a football game when you seize a sudden turnover and the whole complexion of the game turns. There were pops and blow-ups all around us, like an Orville Redenbacher bag of popcorn. Then it happened. Zzzzzzzzzzz ... my line started peeling out and it meant one thing. SNOOK. If youve never caught a snook, you just arent living life to its fullest. They have it all power, speed, jumping ability and tenacity. This fish went on a blistering run and took to the air, and after about a 10-minute battle I landed a 33-inch, 12.5-pound beauty. She wasnt a tournament winner, but she was big points and we now have us two point fish. At this point we waved Josh Bibler and Kyle Dawson into our area, and they waded in with chum reinforcements. We went all in. After I had the snook measured and released I filled up my bait-keeper and joined the team fishing the cut. Within five minutes I had another bite. Zzzzzzzzz ... at this point it was dark so I couldnt be sure what I had. All I know is that it went on two drag-screaming runs. Then it took to the air, and Josh yelled tarpon, and that was my thought process as well. After a few minutes we finally saw a 3-foot long silver tank, and it was another big snook. So, in a little over an hour we now had three of the six fish needed to give us a shot. Remember the football analogy? The floodgates were beginning to open. As I was photographing my fish Josh caught a big overslot redfish and Kyle and Jonathan both had some blowups and hits from some good fish. All of a sudden Team Outdoors360 had life. Buoyed by this run we headed south towards downtown Sarasota. Fishing this tournament for as long as I have Ive tried every scenario. We used to fish it all day and all night, then I became older, and realized that was stupid, and so we would pack up the boat, get a hot meal, and sleep in our warm beds. I guess Ive now gone back to the stupid level because we committed to fishing through the night to try and win this thing. If we had a shot we needed to catch a bigger snook, tarpon or redfish overnight. Ill give the cliff notes version of what transpired over the next nine hours of night fishing. Freezing. Wet. Wind. Exhaustion. Freezing. Wet. More wind. Zero fish. We caught a bunch of fresh bait and set up camp for the night. We immediately realized that wading until dark-thirty, and then fishing on the open Gulf of Mexico just hours later meant we were re-enacting an episode of Deadliest Catch on the Bering Sea. It was so cold and miserable that Jonathan actually wandered off the boat and onto the beach in search of warmth, or just a buffer from the wind. The next morning we thought we had lost him, because we couldnt find him and our yells went unanswered. He had found his warmth curled up behind a sand dune, on a bed of fresh sea grass and sea oats in the backyard of some gazillionaire. We were shocked that there wasnt a BOLO for a homeless guy with a goatee in a pair of khakis, when he came straggling out of the darkness. Unfortunately, that was the highlight of the night, and we spent the next morning contemplating a run offshore for permit (we would have been beat senseless), and cruised the shoreline looking for tarpon or cobia. We had no luck on any of the above and our last ditch effort on the flats yielded nothing better than our other fish. So, the tournament of crazy lows, and a one-hour high, had finally ended. We limped home, cleaned the boat, and set the cruise control for 250 miles north to Lake City. Rob Chapman IV is a tournament winning angler and outdoorsman from Lake City. Hes an award winning marine artist, a graduate of Florida Gateway College and of Jacksonville University. He is currently the Coordinator of Marketing, Web, & Graphics Production at FGC, and is active both in the outdoors and designing for outdoors companies throughout the world. Hed love to hear from you! Send your reports, photos, and articles to email@example.com 6B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 Page Editor: Tim Kirby, 754-0421 6BSports utdoors 360 OUTDOORS 360 Rob Chapman firstname.lastname@example.org PHOTO COURTESY ROB CHAPMAN Stacey Whiteside with a big Suwannee redfish. The saga ends
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Under NEW Leadership Lake City Reporter Classifieds Classifieds dial-a-pro Reporter Service DirectoryTo place a Reporter Service Directory Ad in Columbia and surrounding CountiesHighlight Your Reporter Service Directory Ad With A rtwork-Ask Your Representative For Details 386-755-5440 Home ImprovementsHANDYMAN SERVICES Carpentry, drywall, painting, clean outs, window washing Kip Pickering 203-206-2867 ServicesATTORNEY CHILD SEX ABUSE LAWSUITS at DAYCARE (2011) No Statute of Limitations Christopher Parker-Cyrus, Esq. 200 NE 1STSt., Gainesville, FL 32601 352-346-3569 LegalEFFECTIVE AUGUST31, 2014Jeffrey Glenn, DOIs closing his practice located at:Lake City Bone & Joint3140 NWMedical Center Lane, Suite 130Lake City, Florida 32055 and relocating to The Orthopedic Institute146 SWOrthopaedic CourtLake City, FL32024phone (386) 755-9215To obtain a medical records release please call:386-755-972005545780June 29, 2014July 6, 13, 20, 2014 Notice of opportunity to commentUSDAForest ServiceNational Forests in FloridaThe U.S. Forest Service has prepared a draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Columbia County and Plum Creek Land Exchange project. The proposed action is the exchange of surface use easements in which Columbia Co. would acquire an easement for a railroad line across the southwestern corner of the Os-ceola National Forest and the Forest Service would acquire an easement along the western boundary of Plum Creeks Lake Butler Forest for the Florida National Scenic Trail. The EAand supporting documents are available on the project website (http://goo.gl/aID2s4) or upon re-quest (contact Matthew Trager at email@example.com or 850-523-8582). This project is subject to the public comment and administrative review process described in 36 CFR 218 subparts Aand B. Public comments on the proposed exchange and analy-sis in the EAwill be accepted for 30 days after publication of this legal notice. Comments should be within the scope of the proposed action, have a direct relationship to the pro-posed action, and must include sup-porting reasons for the responsible official to consider (36 CFR 218.2). Only individuals and entities who submit timely specific written com-ments regarding the project may file an objection to the draft decision (36 CFR 218.5, 218.24(b)(6)); those who previously submitted comments dur-ing the project scoping period do not need to repeat their comments to be eligible to object but may submit ad-ditional comments. Each individual or representative of an organization submitting comments must include their name and postal address (email optional) and either sign the com-ments or verify identity upon request (36 CFR 218.24(b)(8)).We encourage submission of com-ments by email. Comments in a common digital format (e.g., attach-ed MS Word document or pdf file, or in the body of the email) should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org with Columbia Co. and Plum Creek Land Ex-change as the subject. Written com-ments on this proposal should be sent to Susan Jeheber-Matthews, Forest Supervisor, by mail (National For-ests in Florida, 325 John Knox Rd. Ste. F-100, Tallahassee, Florida 32303), phone (850-523-8500) or fax (850-523-8505). Hand-delivered comments must be received within normal business hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday to Friday, closed on federal holidays. All com-ments received will be considered by the responsible official and will be included in the public record for the project (36 CFR 218.25(b)).05545678June 29, 2014 SECTION 00 1116INVITATION TO BIDTHE DISTRICTBOARD OF TRUSTEES OF FLORIDAGATE-WAYCOLLEGE WILLRECEIVE BIDS FOR THE FOLLOWING:BUILDING 022 INTERIOR REN-OVATIONSFLORIDAGATEWAYCOLLEGELAKE CITY, FLORIDAFGC BID NUMBER: ITB #15-1-01ARCHITECTS PROJECTNO. 1357Date & Time for Receiving Bids:Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 2:00 p.m.Date, Time and Place for Pre-Bid Conference:All interested bidders are required to attend the Mandatory Pre-Bid Con-ference to be held at 10.00 a.m. local time on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at Florida Gateway College, 149 S.E. College Place, Lake City, Florida, 32025, Conference will start in Room 103, Building 001.Place for Receiving Bids:Bids may be mailed as follows: LegalFlorida Gateway CollegeProcurement Department149 S.E. College PlaceLake City, Florida 32025-2007hand delivered bids are to be present-ed to:Florida Gateway CollegeProcurement Department, Building 001, Room 130149 S.E. Staff WayLake City, Florida 32025-007All bids must arrive and be date/time stamped by a Procurement represen-tative prior to the specified bid open-ing date/time. The College will not be responsible for postal or other de-livery service delays that cause a bid to arrive at Florida Gateway College after the designated bid opening date/time. Bids that are mailed must be clearly marked on the outside of the envelope ITB #15-1-01, BUILDING 022 INTERIOR REN-OVATIONS, FLORIDAGATE-WAYCOLLEGE, BID OPENING, JULY22, 2014.Bids will be opened in a public bid opening in Room 103, Building 001, which is physically located at 149 S.E. Staff Way, Lake City, Florida 32025. Each Bidder shall submit one original and one copy of their bid pa-perwork in the sealed envelope.Contractors Prequalification:All prime Contractors wishing to bid this project must be prequalified. Contractors who wish to submit a bid on this project must prequalify with Florida Gateway College. To be con-sidered for prequalification, Contrac-tors must request, complete and sub-mit a prequalification package to the College. Prequalification packages may be obtained from the College's Director of Procurement & Con-tracts, Tonia E. Lawson at 386-754-4226 or by email at email@example.com. Completed prequalification packages must be re-turned to Procurement Department which is located in Building 001, Room 130 not later than 4:00 PM lo-cal time Tuesday, July 15, 2014. The College will not be responsible for postal or other delivery service de-lays that cause a prequalification package to arrive in the Procurement Department after the designated date/time.Bid Documents Prepared By:Kail Partners, LLC, Architecture & InteriorsPO Box 359055Gainesville, Florida 32635-9005(352) 871-4935,firstname.lastname@example.orgBid Documents Available From:http://kailpartners.comProject Description:Demolition and renovation work at Florida Gateway College, Building 022 as outlined in the Documents. The work includes, but is not limited to: Cutting and patching, selective demolition, metal stud framing, car-pentry, casework, insulation, seal-ants, doors, frames, door hardware, glazing, gypsum board, vinyl tile flooring and vinyl base, carpeting and painting. Mechanical, Plumbing and Electrical work, as outlined in the Documents.Right to Waive Irregularities and Technicalities:Florida Gateway College reserves the right to waive minor irregulari-ties and/or technicalities with this so-licitation. The Director of Procure-ment & Contracts of Florida Gate-way College shall be the final au-thority regarding waivers of irregu-larities and technicalities.FOR THE DISTRICTBOARD OF TRUSTEES OF FLORIDAGATE-WAYCOLLEGECharles W. Hall, presidentJune 29 and July 6, 201405545669June 29, 2014July 6, 2014 020Lost & Found LOST Main & US 90 area on 6/22/14, Male Boston Terrier, 4 years old, white right eye, black & white in color 386-288-3215 060Services ATTORNEY CHILD SEX ABUSE LAWSUITS at DAYCARE (2011) No Statute of Limitations Christopher Parker-Cyrus, Esq. 200 NE 1STSt., Gainesville, FL 32601 352-346-3569 LAWN SERVICE 438-7401 Great service. Design/Install Landscaping. Pressure wash. Grasshopperlawnscape.com 100Job OpportunitiesFARM WORK on quail plantation. House & Utilities furnished or not furnished. 386-623-6129. FULL-TIME COOK I LAKE CITY$8.71 hr Two years experience cooking in a commercial kitchen, preferred.Requirements: HS Diploma/GED, current First Aid/CPR, dependable transportation.Apply at: 236 SWColumbia Ave, Lake City OR Apply Online: sv4cs.org E-mail/fax resume to: email@example.com Fax (386)754-2220 Call 754-2225 EOE 100Job Opportunities05545496DIRECTOR, GRANTS MANAGEMENT Duties include Institutional Planning, Proposal Production, Capacity Building, and Office Management. Provide leadership and support for researching grant availability, planning and program development, proposal writing and submission. Provide oversight to grant coordinators supporting existing funded grants. Requires Bachelors degree in Communications, English, Professional Writing or similar major (Masters degree preferred), at least 2 years of full-time grant writing with demonstrated success with various types of funding agencies and at least two years of experience hiring, training, and supervising personnel. Experience in grant writing and preparation, research methods, administration, and/or budget development. Desirable Qualifications: Doctorate in Communications. English, Professional Writing or similar major. Experience with academic research and program development. Experience in educational setting (preferably postsecondary). SALARY: $49,875 annually plus benefits APPLICATION DEADLINE: 7/10/14 Persons interested should provide College application, vita, and photocopies of transcripts. All foreign transcripts must be submitted with official translation and evaluation. Position details and applications available at: www .fgc.edu Human Resources Florida Gateway College 149 S.E. College Place Lake City, FL32025-2007 Phone (386) 754-4314 Fax (386) 754-4814 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org FGC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. VP/ADA/EA/EO College in Education and Employment 05545538PROGRAMMER ANALYST (Re-Advertised) Provide programming support and development of technology solutions for business areas of the college. Assist in the solution of operational difficulties encountered in existing programs. AS degree required, Bachelors degree preferred. Knowledge of Ellucian Banner software, Oracle database systems, Oracle Application Express programming, PL/SQL programming, C programming, Sharepoint programming, Net programming and Microsoft Access programming preferred. Ability to work independently to resolve and maintain all aspects of technical support. Ability to communicate information and ideas effectively. Ability to plan and organize. Ability to adjust to change and be innovative. Salary Range: $ 39,375 $77,000 annually, plus benefits Application Deadline: Open Until Filled Persons interested should provide College employment application. Position details and applications available on web at: www .fgc.edu Human Resources Florida Gateway College 149 S.E. College Place Lake City Fl 32025-2007 Phone (386) 754-4314 Fax (386) 754-4814 E-Mail: email@example.com FGC is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. VP/ADA/EA/EO College in Education and Employment 05545691Rountree Moore Automotive Group. Seeking highly motivated individual for sale position. Great income potential with benefits. No experience necessary. Call Chris Shelley today to set up your interview 386-758-6171 CHIEFFINANCIALOFFICER Madison County Memorial Hospital. Min. BA/BS in Accounting with min 3 yrs accounting expand 3 years management experience Call Human Resources (850)253-1906 100Job Opportunities05545703ADJUNCT INSTRUCT ORS F ALL 2014 CHEMISTRY Must have a Masters degree in Chemistry or a Masters degree with 18 graduate hours in Chemistry. Classes and labs may be during the day or in the evening at the Lake City campus. Contact Matthew Peace at matthew .firstname.lastname@example.org COLLEGE LEVEL MATHEMATICS Must have a Masters degree in Mathematics or a Masters degree with 18 graduate hours in Mathematics. Classes may be during the day or in the evening at the Lake City campus. Contact Matthew Peace at matthew .email@example.com ENGLISH Teach college level English courses during the day. Masters degree in English required or 18 graduate hours in English plus masters degree in related area. Contact Tim Moses at firstname.lastname@example.org HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ON CAMPUS Provide instruction in classroom/laboratory setting. Coursework includes Quality Assurance, Legal Aspects, and Health Care Facilities and Services. Requires Certified RHIAor RHITand a minimum of an Associates degree, Bachelors degree preferred. Email resume, unofficial transcripts and verification of credentials to Michele Cuadras at email@example.com IVTHERAPY Must hold a license as an RN and have a minimum of three years documented work experience in IVtherapy plus a minimum of one year documented teaching experience. Contact Melody Corso at melody .firstname.lastname@example.org MUSIC Daytime teaching of voice lessons, music theory, and choir courses. Masters degree in Music required or 18 graduate hours in Music plus masters degree in related area. Contact Tim Moses at email@example.com NURSING CLINICAL Masters degree in nursing required OR a current MSN student with a BSN degree. At least two years of recent clinical experience required. Contact Melody Corso at melody .firstname.lastname@example.org PHLEBOTOMY Requires certificate in phlebotomy, LPN, RN or Paramedic and a minimum of three years documented work experience in performing phlebotomy plus a minimum of one year documented teaching experience. Contact Melody Corso at melody .email@example.com SPECIALEDUCATION Teach on-line Introduction to Exceptional Child Education course. Masters degree in Special Education or Masters degree with 18 graduate hours in Special Education required. Contact Pam Carswell at firstname.lastname@example.org Position details and applications available on web at: www .fgc.edu Human Resources Florida Gateway College 149 S.E. College Place Lake City, FL32025-2007 Ph (386) 754-4314 Fax (386) 754-4814 E-Mail: email@example.com FGC is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. VP/ADA/EA/EO College in Education and Employment 05545720Business Office Assistant 2 years Business office in Long Term Care a must Collection Experience Knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid and Third Party Payers Send Resume to Lslaughter@gchc.com and firstname.lastname@example.org 05545782Rogers Cartage Company is looking for Class "A" Liquid Drivers for our Jacksonville, FLterminal. ***Increased Pay Package of .45 loaded/.36 unloaded *** 10 14 days out then 2 3 days home. Must have Class "A" CDL. Medical Benefits from $36-$95/week. Tank and HAZMATendorsements required. No liquid experience necessary. Orientation and liquid training in Jacksonville Call Brian at 800-507-8848 www.tankstar.com 100Job Opportunities05545775 NOWHIRING TEAM LEADERSLOOKING TO BE ASTAR?You can be at:Bring your motivation & come see what we're talking about. Hardee's offers first rate training, career path advancement & benefits that will make your STAR power even brighter. Come check out the good life at Hardee's! We are currently staffing our Gainesville & Lake City, FL locations. Please complete an online application: www.hardees.com/jobs or apply in person at your local Hardee's. EOE. 05545781ESTIMATOR For repair/remodeling Projects-prior experience/ Construction background. Perm/Full time Lake City Ofc. Competitive salary/incentive/ ins/401k/vac/sick/holidays/ cell/advancement/more! Send resume or apply in person Restoration Specialists, 244 NW9th St. Ocala 34475 Fax (352) 732-8950 Attn: Eric Ehrlund (352) 425-2901 cell EEhrlund@ RestorationSpecialists.com EOE/DFWP Child Care WorkerNeeded Southside Baptist Church is looking for a part-time child care worker to come in onWednesdays and Sundays. If interested please contact 755-5553. Class A CDLDrivers needed! Home every night. Must have clean MVR & stable work history & min 1 yr tractor trailer exp. Call Keith 386-294-2024 Development Coordinator F/Tposition to coordinate all aspects of public relations, donor database management & special events/fund raising for non-profit minimum qualifications Assoc. Deg. w/3 yrs relevant exp. in development. Satisfactory completion of a criminal background check. Use of your personal car is required. Send reply to Box 05124, C/O The Lake City Reporter, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL, 32056 EOE DRIVERS, CDL-A: Home EVERYWeekend! ALLLoaded/Empty Miles Paid! Dedicated Southeast! Or Walk Away Lease, No Money Down. 1-866-823-0323 DRIVERS: $5,000 Sign-On Bonus! Great Pay! Consistent Freight, Great Miles on this Regional Account. Werner Enterprises: 1-855-515-8447 Industrial Maintenance Technician Experience Required in Electrical, Controls and General Millwright/ Mechanical work. Experience in Hydraulics and Pneumatics helpful. Send resume to Maintenance Technician, 3631 US 90 East, Lake City Fl 32055. Land Surveying Positions G'ville firm seeks experienced: F/TParty Chief, Instrument Person, & CADD Tech. Exclt benefits. More info: www.chw-inc.com Fax resume to 352-331-2476 or Email to email@example.com Large company looking for experienced heavy truck mechanic .Must have own tools. Competitive wage and benefit package offered.You may apply in person at 871 NWGuerdon Street and/or fax resume to 386-755-9132. DFW/EOE LOOKING FOR Experienced Maintenance/Painter References Needed. Mon. Fri. Contact 386-697-4814 Mechanic needed for general semi-truck and tire repairs. Steady employment with benefits. Wage dependent on experience. Must have own hand tools. Please contact Greg @ 755-7700 100Job OpportunitiesMaintenance Assistant $10.22 hr Requirements:HS Diploma/GED, Min. 1 yr exp in related field, Ability to make light plumbing, electrical,carpentry repairs, assist w/repair/maintenance of agency bldgs & equipment, provide lawn/grounds care, maintainaccurate records/reports,dependable vehicle, valid Fla. drivers license, valid personalauto insurance/safe driving record, must pass physical anddcf background checkApply at:236 SWColumbia Ave, LC OR Apply Online: sv4cs.org E-mail/fax resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org Fax (386) 754-2220 Call 754-2225 EOE Maintenance worker, permanent, part time. General repair exp required. Apply in person Columbia County Fairgrounds. Mechanic with own tools and experience for small company full or part time. 386-755-6481 Now Hiring Qualified Instructional Teachers in a positive Christian Environment. Please fax resume 386-755-3609 or Email email@example.com QUALITYINN now Hiring P/T housekeeper. Must be reliable and flexible. Apply within 285 SWCommerce Blvd., LC TEACHERS $8.71$11.07 hr Infant/Toddler(birth-3) Pre-school (ages 3-5) Openings in Columbia, Hamilton, Lafayette & Suwannee Counties APPLYONLINE at www.sv4cs.org Or E-mail / fax resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org g Fax (386) 754-2220 Call 754-2225 EOE 120Medical Employment05545670Nurse Practitioner/ PA-C ARNPor PA-C needed for medical practice. Experience required. Salary range 90K-100K plus benefits. Apply in confidence to email@example.com or fax to 386-758-5987. 05545724Certified Pharmacy Tech Fast Paced Medical Oncology needs FTCPT; M-F, 8-5 Position is responsible for ensuring compliance with all applicable laws and regulations for the pharmacy Dispensing prescribed medications. Cash handling and balancing of drawer Candidates with 5 yrs Exp w/Retail Pharmacy & FLRegistered Pharmacy Technician please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org Medical Office looking for full time employee. Experience preferred but not required. Will train. Send resume to 763 SW Main Blvd. Lake City, FL32025 Or Fax: 386-755-1858
4CLAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDSUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 Classified Department: 755-5440 Dr. Robert J. HarveyDr. Rameek McNair752-2336Open6 DaysA WeekMon. Sat.EveningAppointmentsAvailable www.theaspendentalgroup.com1788 S.W. Barnett WayHwy. 47 SouthI need to see a dentist right away... As k About CareCredit and other nancing av a ilable (wac) A S pecial Welcoming Gift For You We Ar e Of f ering: Sof t -T ouch Initial E xam (A D A-00110) P anor amic XR ay (ADA-00330) Diagnosis (if needed)COUPON #008$2900For Onl yTh e polic y of our oce is that the patient and an y othe r person resp onsible for paymen t has a ri g ht to ref use to pay, cancel pa ymen t or be r eimbursed for payment f or a ny ser vic e, ex a mination, or treatmen t if p erfo rmed as a result of and within 72 hours of responding t o the adver tiseme nt fo r the free discoun t ed fee, e xamination o r treatment.With This Ad REGULARLY $217.00 A SA VINGS OF $188.00 RealtyGroup,Inc.Exploring all your RealEstateOptions 386.752.6996386.867.1271Nancy T. Rogers, Broker/Owner Member of the NAR, FAR, & LCBR JUST REDUCED!!! Freshly painted inside & out, new carpet & light fixtures, electrical system has updated wiring throughout; a/c, windows & roof less than 10 years old. 3/2 cedar home with family room, fenced yard, 3 outbuildings, 2 carports, screened back porch, large in-house utility room on cul de sac inside city limits. MLS#:84558 $76,900 Very well kept 3/2 DWMH that is in Model condition. Split floor plan with large master suite and bath Spacious and inviting this home is a must see, sits on just under 1 acre with beautiful majestic oaks and a nicely landscaped yard. Quiet country living close to Lake City and Gainesville great for the truck driver or commuter. MLS#:87341 $79,900 Gorgeous and Scenic ideal for multi-family or income-producing: Cedar Log 3/2 Home on 11 acres. 2nd story includes a loft bedroom and bathroom. 3 Sheds with electricity, Private Drive, 2 Car Carport. Beautiful Oak floors, carpet and tile. 2-year old Metal Roof. Second 2/1 home on property. Please show proof of qualified buyer before scheduling a showing appt. MLS#:82827 $319,000My experience with Nancy Rogers REO Realty Group, Inc. has been amazing. She has helped in every way possible. Buying a home for the first time can be an overwhelming process, but Nancy made it easy! I will definitely refer her to any friends or family buying a new home. Words cant express how grateful I am to have had her as my realtor. Emily Burnette Pristine! Barely lived-in, 2 year old, 3/2 home convenient to town. Privacy fence surrounds entire yard. Enjoy your coffee on the screened back porch spanning almost the entire length of the home. Storage room off carport is climate-controlled. SELLER IS MOTIVATED! BRING ALL OFFERS!!! MLS#:84896 $119,000 This 3/2 home is convenient to everything. Beautiful stone fireplace, ranch style layout makes anyone feel at home immediately. Fenced back yard with a 16X20 Barn/workshop and an open patio allows you to enjoy the outdoors. Would make a great home for anyone, make an appt. to see it today. MLS#:87070 $89,900 REDUCED REDUCED After Years Of Simulated Use, We Maintained Support 4 Times Better Than Other Leading Brands Wholesale Sleep DistributorsFURNITURE SHOWPLACE CATALOG SHOWROOM FOR COMPLETE HOME FURNISHINGS US 90 West (across from Publix) Lake City 386-752-9303 Mon.-Fri. 9:30 a.m. 6:00 p.m. Sat. 9:30 a.m. 4:00 p.m. Destiny Opti Cool Memory FoamQueen 2-pc Set $ 999 00 KirkpatrickQueen 2-pc Set Bay Island Memory FoamQueen 2-pc Set $1299 95$ 699 95 2002 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT 4x4157,775 miles$5,500941-232-3953 Want to sell it quickly? Call Melissa: 386-754-0401 120Medical EmploymentOffice Manager needed for Medical Office. Intergy & Billing exp required. 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Light Mahogany, Free tuning & delivery. $975 352-509-1855 leave message 430Garage Sales PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. 440Miscellaneous Frigidaire Refrigerator w/ice maker, late model, cream, nice, $275 OBO 386-292-3927 NICE BIRDCAGE 32h x 22w x 17d $35 386-292-3927 Toy-Bilt ChipperShredder Excellent Condition like new $400 386-752-0111 leave message 450Good Things to EatFresh Acre Peas & Sweet Corn. Stevens Corner, Baya & McDonalds Fridays & Saturdays 630Mobile Homes forRent3 BR/2 BA, completely refurbished, appliances furnished, Fenced yard. $850 month. & $850 deposit 386-288-8401 Rent-to-Own 3/2 S. of Lake City. Clean. Small Down $775 mth. 386-590-0642 & 867-1833 www.suwanneevalleyproperties.com 640Mobile Homes forSaleBrand New 2015 28X52 6K off. $55,900 Setup w/AC Ends 7/31 904-259-4663 Like New! 2007 3BR Doublewide $39K set up w/AC 904-259-4663 Palm HarborHomes limited time offer! $5K towards any exterior package. 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C ourtesy. Service. Protection. This is the motto of Florida Highway Patrol, and Major Eileen Powell exemplifies it. She was promoted June 16 and now oversees the nine counties and 6,696 square miles of Troop B. Powells strong work ethic, dedication and love for the agency have helped her earn promotion after promo tion. Her genuine concern for cit izens not only makes her a great law enforcement officer, it makes her a good neighbor and friend. I like helping people, she said. I like the people that I work with and the opportunity to make a difference in our commu nity. Start of a careerHer career with FHP began in 1987 when she applied to be a state trooper on a whim. She was serving in the National Guard and studying to be a veterinarian when she saw a notice for openings in FHP. To her surprise she was accepted, and Powell moved to Orlando to start her fledgling career. Even as she rose up the ranks at FHP, Powell continued to serve. She dedicated 14 years to the National Guard, retiring in 1998 to focus on her family and FHP. Powell spends 4 up to 80 hours a week enforcing traffic laws, investi gating crashes, educating teens and seniors about driving and participat ing in a variety of community activi ties related to traffic safety. But FHP does more than promote safe driving. Officers strive to make the agency a supportive force for those they serve. We like to be involved in the community, Powell said. Were not just here as troopers, were here as families. She loves her job, but it doesnt come without sacrifices. She doesnt have much free time, and shifts are long. Officers work holidays, nights and weekends. When natural disas ters hit, FHP stays behind to help. The hardest part of the job is dealing with traffic-related fatalities, Powell said.A supportive familyHer daughters Haylee and Aimee have been supportive. When Powells phone rang late at night, the two would pack a cooler full of soft drinks and wished her good luck, knowing Powell probably wouldnt be home anytime soon. When she does get a few precious moments of time off, Powell likes to exercise. Physical fitness is an important aspect of her job, she said. Powell can also be found hiking or relaxing at the beach. Her career has taken her through out Florida Orlando, Lakeland, Gainesville, Tallahassee but Lake City is where she calls home. She came to Columbia County in 2001 and left for the state capitol to be a captain. Powell came back to Lake City in 2009, and she plans on staying a long time, Powell said. When I got here in 2001, the peo ple have welcomed me and let me be a part of the community, Powell said. I came back from Tallahassee because you dont find these type of people very often. Powell is proud to wear the brown uniform and black campaign hat of the Florida Highway Patrol. Her hard work reflects the devo tion and passion she has for the peo ple of Lake City and her coworkers. This agency has my heart, Powell said. I care about the people that I work with. Good friends are hard to find in todays world, and I have a building full of them. Its been a great job for 27 years. LIFE Sunday, June 29, 2014 www.lakecityreporter.com Section D Lake City Reporter Story ideas?Contact Editor Robert Bridges754firstname.lastname@example.org PotashCorp Safety Program S ue Towns and I had been talking about doing some sort of trip with our moms, so when my timeshare acquired a place in Cape Cod, we thought it was an ideal place to make some memories with them. After an uneventful flight to Boston, which actually landed early, we rented our car and headed south to the Cape. Check-in was not until 4 p.m., so we had a few stops to check off our list on the way to The Breakers Resort in Dennis Port, Mass. First was a lunch stop in Plymouth. After reading some interesting reviews on the Internet, I thought we had to see Plymouth Rock. But we were hungry, so food was in order first. We based our decision on the outdoor seating TRAVEL TALES Sandy KishtonThe real Plymouth Rock TRAVEL continued on 4D Promoted to protect Maj. Eileen Powell, the first woman to lead FHPs Troop B, has dedicated her life to the agency.Florida Highway Patrol Maj. Eileen Powell is the new commander for Troop B, which encompasses nine North Florida counties including Alachua, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Marion and Suwannee. Powell is the first woman to lead Troop B. She was pr omoted to the position on June 16.JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterBy EMILY STANTON | email@example.com C
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Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LIFE SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 3D DEAR ABBY: I recently took my children to spend a week with my mother-in-law, Bea. Three days after we arrived, my husband flew in to join us. The next day, Bea handed me a hotel room key and told me to take as many of the children as I wanted, but I could not take my husband because she never gets to spend time with him! I told Bea I was offended, and that I should not have been invited if it wasnt a family trip. As I was packing to leave, my mother-in-law left and spent the rest of our visit in the hotel herself while my family and I stayed at her home. My husband has now told me that I will not be allowed to visit her again, and when she visits us next, it will be just him and the kids because I make his mother uncom fortable. Must I stay away as he says, or should I pursue keeping myself included when they visit my mother-in-law? MOM OF FOUR IN MARYLAND DEAR MOM OF FOUR: Did this happen out of the blue, or have you always had a strained relationship with your husbands mother? (Im guessing its the latter.) If so, why? If the genesis of this is something you have said or done, and you cant mend fences, then perhaps it would be better if you made other plans while Bea visits. If it isnt, then face it: You married a mamas boy, and for that you have my sympathy. Were I in your shoes, rather than inflict my presence on Queen Bea, Id grab the chance to treat myself to a well-earned vacation when the lady is in town -and ditto when your husband and the kids go to visit Granny. Check into a spa and let yourself have a good time! DEAR ABBY: Im a 13-year old boy who loves to play baseball and football. Because of my hard work and dedication over the years, along with the help of my coaches and my dad, Im pretty good at both sports. The issue is, my mom does not support me and repeatedly tells me Im not good at either one. When she says it, it cuts my heart out. My parents have been divorced since I was 2, and Dad has always done everything for me. Even though he gives me encouragement, it still stings when Mom tells me Im not good. She constantly says negative and bad things about my dad that I know are not true, but when I defend him she goes crazy with rage. What can I do to get her to stop being so negative? VERY DISCOURAGED IN TEXAS DEAR VERY DISCOURAGED: Your letter made me sad because there is nothing you can do to make your mother change her attitude. She appears to be an angry and unhappy person, who may perceive your closeness with your father as a threat to her. What you CAN do is stop placing so much importance on receiving her approval. If your coach thinks youre doing well, and these sports bring you a sense of closeness with your father, then you should enjoy them for those reasons. DEAR ABBY HOROSCOPES ARIES (March 21-April 19): Refuse to let what others do or say get you down. Put more emphasis on your appearance and emotional wellness. Make whatever changes are necessary in order to feel good about who you are and what you do. ++ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Dont feel pressured to make a change. Focus on home, family and making personal improve ments. Dont let anyone push you into something that doesnt excite you when you should be intent on taking care of your own interests. ++++ GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Consider your personal and pro fessional options. Expanding your search for the perfect job or pas time will help you to feel and look your best. A renewed enthusiasm will help you get back on track. +++ CANCER (June 21-July 22): Your emotions will be unpre dictable today. Watch that you dont back yourself into a corner because you are too proud. Put your energy into learning how to make the most of your skills in order to take advantage of future trends. +++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Take care of pressing responsibilities. Emotions will be close to the sur face and could result in a mishap with authority or an argument with a friend. Find a suitable outlet for your energy and your emotions and you will avoid discord. +++ VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Get involved in a cause. Make it your business to fix whatever isnt working for you anymore. Be straightforward regarding your feelings and how you want to move forward. Make the necessary changes that will improve your emotional outlook. +++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Dont take on more than you can handle. Protect your reputation by doing the right thing. A day trip will lead to a better relationship with someone you love. Make personal changes that will improve your health and your emotional outlook. ++++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Explore your inner thoughts and check out different cultures, philosophies and spiritual options that you feel will bring you closer to being the person you want to be. A unique lifestyle change will bring you peace of mind. ++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Put your energy into home improvements or doing something physical with friends or family. Love is on the rise, and romance will lead to a passionate encounter. Positive change will turn into a financial gain if you are quick to react. +++++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You will become anxious if you dont keep busy. Idle time is the enemy, so make your plans and get moving. Your focus should be on work that will help you excel. Network and you will pick up valuable contacts. +++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Nothing will stand in your way if you are prepared, organized and energetic. Invest in your skills and present what you have to offer. Personal improvements will bring good results. Romance will lead to a better relationship. +++ PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Stick close to home or make a point to spend time with sup portive people. Explore creative possibilities and do whatever you can to make your surroundings comfortable and convenient. Start a health regimen geared to boost your energy. +++++ Happy Birthday: Take your time. Dont jump too quickly when asked for help or favors. Choose whatever you feel will bring you the highest returns. This is a year to make positive moves forward for yourself, not to help others gain ground. Dont let the changes going on around you stifle your plans. Listen to advice, but dont be too trusting of anyone sharing secret informa tion. Your numbers are 7, 18, 26, 30, 33, 35, 44. Abigail Van Burenwww.dearabby.com THE LAST WORD Eugenia Word Mother tells sons wife to get lost during visit Q Write Dear Abby at www. 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This past weekend, I picked the most beautiful blueberries at a U-pick farm just a few miles out of Lake City. They were only $1 per pound for pick-your-own berries and $2.25 for berries that were already fresh picked. I love my fresh blueberries, so I take time to pick only the biggest ripe berries on the bushes. Even so, it only took my husband and me about one hour to pick seven pounds. Compare this transaction to that of purchasing grocery store blueberries. The store berries are most likely shipped in from growers much farther away than several miles. U-pick prices may vary slightly, but theyre all a bargain for what you get: the freshest berries possible, ripe and ready to eat, and grown by people in the community. Money spent on hometown produce recirculates in the community, helping to maintain vital local businesses and jobs. Most blueberry bushes grown in North Florida are midor late-season rabbiteye cultivars. Our late spring freezes make it impractical to grow the early southern highbush cultivars commercially. These early producing types are generally grown around Ocala and south. The Central Florida berries attain higher prices because they hit the market before mid-May, about the time when imports start arriving from other states and countries. As reported by USDAs National Agricultural Statistics Service, imports of blueberries from other countries have increased greatly. The U.S. imported 20 times more blueberries from Chile in 2012 than in 2000. Similarly, we imported 50 times more from Argentina. The most striking increase is in imported berries from Mexico: 5,800 times more. Only 1,350 pounds were reported imports from Mexico in 2000 compared to nearly 8 million pounds imported in 2012. In order to avoid costly imported blueberries, pick ripe berries now and make juice, pie filling, jams and jellies. My favorite way to stash berries for later is to freeze them whole. Spread them in a single layer on cookie sheets to freeze and the berries will stay loose, easy to use, and tasty for six months. After they are frozen, just put them in labeled freezer bags so you can easily pour some out when needed. Do you have a U-pick operation or a farm stand in Columbia County or surrounding counties? Do you have a favorite farm outlet where you shop for fruits or vegetables in the immediate area? If so, let us know at the UF/IFAS Extension Columbia County office (386 752-5384) so we can share it with other residents. 4D LAKE CITY REPORTER LIFE SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014 Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 Primary Care High Blood Pressure Heart Disease Lung Disease Gastrointestinal High Cholesterol Diabetes Headache Evaluation and Treatment Arthritis Low Back Problems Evaluation and Treatment Optifast Weight Loss System Full Dizziness, vertigo and balance diagnosis and treatment Womens Health Allergy Testing & TreatmentSpecializing in adult medical care including:386-719-2540www.SouthernInternalMedicineLC.com Medicare, Blue Cross, Tri-Care and most insurance plans acceptedLocated in the Lake City Mediplex Building404 N.W. Hall of Fame Drive, Lake City, FLLocated in the Lake City Mediplex Building404 N.W. Hall of Fame Drive, Lake City, FLS O U T H E R NINTERNAL MEDICINES O U T H E R NINTERNAL MEDICINE Now Accepting New Patients Al Otero, PA-CSOUTHERN INTERNAL MEDICINEis proud to announce Al Otero, PA-C is joining our group available, looking out over the water. The name was Cabby Shack and I wanted to call it Crabby Shack. We all got fish and chips and boy was it good. A local beer from the Mayflower Brewing Company, called Golden Ale, topped off lunch for three of the four of us. We drove a little farther south, passing by the replica of the Mayflower and stopped to view the Rock, but not before we posed for a few pictures near the historical marker. After reading that there is some question about whether this is still the real rock, I did a little more research. The real Plymouth Rock was a boulder about 15 feet long and 3 feet wide. They say the one thing the pilgrims did not do was step ashore on the rock; that no captain would try to bring a ship in alongside a boulder. When the pilgrims decided to build a wharf and seawall, thats when the rock was first moved from the shore. And when it was moved, that is when it was split into two parts. It is located about 650 feet from where it is generally accepted that the initial settlement was built. The rock refers to the top portion, which was moved several times, and eventually rejoined with the lower half, and thats when the date 1620 was carved into the rock. Throughout its history many pieces of the rock were chipped away and taken, either as souvenirs or sold, but none since 1880. In 1867 they built the first gated monument to house it. Then in 1920, the current structure around the rock makes it only accessible by looking down at it lying on the beach. Today only about a third of the top portion remains and there are several pieces preserved and displayed in museums around the Union. We made our way to the monument, without any expectations, and looked down only to be a little disappointed. It is just a piece of rock lying on the beach with the date stamp. It begs to question the authenticity of the rock and you have to wonder how long you are supposed to stand there and look at it kind of like when I visited the Grand Canyon for the first time. Either way, its a piece of history so we had to make it part of our history. TRAVELContinued From 1D Sandy Kishton is a freelance travel writer who lives in Lake City. Contact her at skishton@ comcast.netPick em yourself while theyre freshGARDEN TALK Nichelle Demorestdndemorest@u.edu D. Nichelle Demorest is a horticulture agent with the Co lumbia County Extension of the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences. NICHELLE DEMOREST/ Special to the ReporterBlueberries start to ripen.Send your picturesWhat fruits or vegetables are you harvesting in your garden? COURTESYMasters and Graham to wedVernon and Cindee Masters, of Lake City, announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Jessica Amber Masters, to Geoffrey Walter Graham, son of Walter and Denise Graham, of Lake City. The wedding is set for 4 p.m. on Saturday, October 4 at Santa Fe River Ranch. A reception will follow at the same location. The bride is a 2007 graduate of CHS and a 2014 graduate of St. Leo University. She is currently employed at Peoples State Bank. The groom is a 2001 graduate of CHS and is currently employed at Graham & Sons Electric. COURTESYHalls celebrate 60 yearsJudith (Wells) Hall of Valdosta, Ga. married Verlon L. Hall, Sr., of Lake Park, Ga. on June 27, 1954. Their children recently held a reception in honor of their 60th wedding anniversary. The couple has five children, 17 grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren.