The Lake City reporter


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The Lake City reporter
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Lake City reporter (Lake City, Fla. 1967)
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Lake City ReporterWEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2014 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | $1.00 LAKECITYREPORTER.COM LOCALA look into history, 2A. CALL US:(386) 752-1293SUBSCRIBE TOTHE REPORTER:Voice: 755-5445Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 140, No. 141 TODAY’S WEATHER Opinion . . . . . . 4AHealth . . . . . . . 8AObituaries . . . . . 5AAdvice & Comics . . 4B Puzzles . . . . . . . 2B SPORTSGators running back Jones glad to return, 1B. 94 72 Storm chance, 2A Feds must help repel hackers, Opinion 4A. + PLUS >> Gray an ‘Emerging Leader’ See Page 7ACOMMUNITY Two-vehicle crash halts traffic on 90 See Page 3ALOCAL Coach Allen speaks at Kiwanis See Page 1BSPORTS By SARAH Bernice D. Presley, a retired Columbia County school teacher and Shining Star Academy of the Arts volunteer for the 2013-14 school year, sent a letter of intent to the school district Monday afternoon, saying she and other members of the community want to open a new arts academy charter school that will use Shining Star’s current facilities and teach its cur rent students. The new school will replace Shining Star, which had its char ter revoked Monday after it made an unsuccessful appeal to the Florida Board of Education for a waiver of Will Shining Star be rechristened? County raisesin theworks Group wants to stay open with new management. SHINING continued on 6A Presley Photos by JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterThird Circuit State Attorney Jeff Siegmeister is seen with Florida Atto rney General Pam Bondi at a recep tion sponsored by Siegmeister, his wife Jamie, and retired Circuit J udge E. Vernon Douglas at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites on Tuesday. Bondi later attended a rally sponsore d by the Republican Executive Committee of Columbia County at the fairgrounds. She was joined by othe r top state officials. Bondi takes center stage CAMPAIGN 2014 LEFT: Jeff Atwater (left), Chief Financial Officer of Florida, and Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam are seen at a poli tical rally held at the Columbia County Fairgrounds on Tuesday. CENTER: U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Gainesville, jokes with Pete Croft, of Lulu Tuesday. RIGHT: Hundreds are seen at the Columbia County Fairgrounds to greet the var ious local and state candidates during a political rally Tuesda y. By TONY Plea bargains for two local women facing voter fraud charges from the 2010 city elec tion have not been completed, but state officials hope to have the case resolved by the end of next month. William “Bill” Cervone, Eighth Judicial Circuit State Attorney, said the plea bargains for Betty Jefferson and Linda Ivery are still in the works. “Nothing has been finalized,” he said, during a telephone inter view Tuesday morning. “I am engaged in conversations with the defense lawyers representing the two defendants and I antici pate we will have something con cluded before the next court date in September.” Cervone did not offer any details into the plea bargain nego tiations. Jefferson and Ivery are facing voter fraud charges stemming from the 2010 election when Jefferson’s husband, Eugene, defeated the three other candi dates in the Lake City District 10 City Council race by collecting more than 69 percent of the vote. Soon after the election, allega tions of voter fraud emerged and Cervone was appointed by Gov. Rick Scott to prosecute the case. Assistant state attorney Brian Kramer is handling the case on his behalf. Although the allegations into voter fraud were first alleged in 2010, Cervone noted that his office has been handling the case for less than a year. “Part of the process involving the Third Circuit State Attorney withdrawing from the case Jefferson, Ivery won’t likely get same deal VOTER continued on 6A By TONY County employees who make less than $41,000 a year could be in line for a $1,000 raise if the county’s pro posed $44.8 mil lion general bud get for next year is approved. The county’s proposed 2014-15 fiscal budget also includes $10,000 annual stipends for Ben Scott, the assistant county manager, and Glenn Hunter, economic devel opment director. Both positions could be eligible to receive the funds if they meet benchmarks established by the county man ager. In addition, Scott could get another $15,000 annual stipend if he takes on the additional duties of budget director. Dale Williams, county manag er, said the funds proposed for Scott and Hunter were approved by commissioners when the two were hired. “When we hired the assistant county manager and hired the economic development director, I provided that they would get a $10,000 per year salary increase based on meeting certain objec tives,” he said. “We have not yet decided what those objectives are and they will be submitted for board approval, but I put the money in the budget for those.” Williams said the criteria for receiving the stipends has not been set. “I’ve got to come up with what has to be met for those employ ees to receive that,” he said. “Whatever that is I have to get it board approved. We’ve put the money there, but there still has to Asst. county manager could also get up to $25,000 in stipends. RAISES continued on 6A Prosecutor mum on details, but confirms voter fraud case could end by next month. Williams


2A LAKE CITY REPORTER DAILY BRIEFING WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2014 Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 SNL announcer Pardo dies at 96NEW YORK Few would recognize his face, but most knew his voice: the booming baritone that for nearly four decades heralded Saturday Night Live. Don Pardo, the eras-spanning radio and TV announcer whose resonant voice-over style was celebrated for its majesty and power, died Monday in Arizona at the age of 96. Pardos strong jaw and leading-man smile were seldom on display, but for more than 60 years his elegant pipes graced newscasts, game shows (during the original run of Jeopardy!, its emcee ritually called on him to Tell em what theyve won, Don Pardo) and especially SNL, where he played an integral role through last season, heralding the lineup, like always, as recently as the May finale. He was inducted into the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame. Pardo is survived by five children.Marley musical opens next year NEW YORK A musical about Bob Marley that uses the Jamaican reggae icons music is in the works for next year. Center Stage in Baltimore said Tuesday it would present the world premiere of Marley, written and directed by company artistic director Kwame Kwei-Armah. It will run from May 6 to June 14. Its a collaboration between Center Stage and New Yorks Public Theater. 7a 1p 7p 1a 6 a LAKE CITY ALMANA C SUN MOON UV INDEX EXTREME: 10 minutes to burn T odays ultra-violet radiation risk for the a r ea on a scale f r om 0 to 10+. FYI An exclusive service brought to our readers by The W eather Channel. SPONSORED B Y City THE WEA THER WEA THER HIST O R Y Pensacola T allahassee Panama City V aldosta Daytona Beach Cape Canaveral Gainesville Lake City Ocala Orlando Jacksonville T ampa W est Palm Beach Ft. Myers Ft. Lauderdale Naples Miami Key W est TEMPERA TURESNor mal high Nor mal low PRECIPIT A TIONMonth total Y ear total HI LO LO HI LO HI LO HI LO HI 20 21 22 23 24Thursday Friday Cape Canaveral 94/76/pc 91/77/pc Daytona Beach 93/76/ts 93/75/ts Fort Myers 95/76/ts 91/76/ts Ft. Lauderdale 92/80/ts 92/79/ts Gainesville 97/75/ts 97/75/ts Jacksonville 98/76/pc 97/75/ts Key West 91/84/ts 90/83/ts Lake City 97/75/ts 97/75/ts Miami 92/80/ts 92/80/ts Naples 92/78/ts 92/79/ts Ocala 97/75/ts 96/75/ts Orlando 96/79/ts 95/79/ts Panama City 91/80/ts 90/81/ts Pensacola 91/81/pc 91/80/pc Tallahassee 99/75/ts 96/76/ts Tampa 94/77/ts 92/77/ts Valdosta 98/75/pc 98/74/ts W. Palm Beach 91/78/ts 91/78/pc95/74 94/76 94/72 95/74 90/77 90/79 94/74 92/76 94/74 97/77 92/76 94/74 92/77 92/79 94/76 88/81 92/79 92/81 Have you ever heard of a town in Texas called Indianola? This was an actual town until this date in 1886. No, the residents of the town were not abducted by aliens. Indianola was actually completely destroyed by a hurricane and never rebuilt. High Tuesday Low Tuesday 90 100 in 1954 63 in 1960 90 72 73 Tuesday 0.17" 2.29" Test 33.08" 3.90" 7:00 a.m. 8:06 p.m. 7:01 a.m. 8:05 p.m. 2:47 a.m. 4:43 p.m.Aug 25 Sept 2 Sept 8 Sept 15 New First Full Last Quarter Quarter Sunrise today Sunset today Sunrise tom. Sunset tom. Moonrise today Moonset today Moonrise tom. Moonset tom. Record high Record low Normal month-to-date Normal year-to-date WED94 72 THU99 74 FRI97 74 SAT97 74 SUN94 74WEATHER BY-THE-DAY 60 70 80 90 100 110 Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue 90 88 88 92 93 90 90 74 73 73 70 73 73 73Actual high Actual low Average high Average low REGIONAL FORECAST MAP for Wednesday, Aug. 20 Wednesday's highs/Wednesday night's low 10 Very High mins to burn 10Slight chance of storms Slight chance of storms Slight chance of storms Chance of storms Chance of storms 5:27 p.m.HI LO HI LO HI LO HI LO HI LO36.19" 3:37 a.m.Forecasts, data and graphics WSI Police: Woman left baby in car while shoppingLEESBURGOfficials say a Florida mother faces child neglect charges after leaving her 1-year-old daughter in the car while she shopped in grocery and liquor stores. Police were called Sunday afternoon by someone who saw the child alone inside the vehicle, which was parked at a shopping plaza in Leesburg. Police say 34-year-old Shannon Mixer left the child in the vehicle for about 20 minutes. The temperature was in the low 90s Sunday afternoon in central Florida. Police say the child was clammy and flushed. According to police, Mixer said shed left the child in the car at least six other times. Mixer was released on bail. Jail records didnt indicate whether shed retained an attorney.Woman shoots grandson; thought he was intruder TAMPA A grandmother shot and critically wounded her 7-year-old grandson early Tuesday after mistaking him for an intruder who had broken into her home, the Hillsborough County Sheriffs Office said. Linda Maddox, 63, and her twin grandsons were sleeping in a bedroom after her son, who is the boys father, had left for work at the postal service, deputies said. Maddox told deputies she had placed a chair against the bedroom door handle for extra protection while they slept. When she heard the chair sliding against the wood floor about 1 a.m. Tuesday, she assumed it was an intruder and grabbed a loaded .22-caliber revolver she keeps by the bed and fired one shot in the dark toward the door. Seconds later, she heard her grandson Tyler Maddox scream, deputies said. He was shot once in the upper body. He was taken to a hospital, where he was listed in critical condition.Palatka detective jailed in prostitution sting ST. AUGUSTINE BEACH A Palatka police detective has resigned after being arrested in a St. Johns County prostitution sting. Palatka police say 48-year-old Reno Chevelle Fells resigned on Sunday after his arrest at a St. Augustine Beach hotel on Friday night. The St. Johns County Sheriffs Office says Fells responded to an online ad offering sex for money and was directed to a specific hotel. The sting operation called Operation Summer Lovin resulted in 14 arrests and was organized after hotel owners complained about prostitution. Police say Fells is being charged with procurement for prostitution or soliciting a prostitute. He was released on $500 bail. Scripture of the Day Individual commitment to a group effort that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work. Vince Lombardi, American football player (1913-1970) And this is the testimony, that God gave us eter nal life, and this life is in his Son. Whoever has the Son has life; whoever does not have the Son of God does not have life. 1 John 5:11-12 See an error? Thought for Today The Lake City Reporter accepts photographs and caption information to run at the discretion of the editor. If you would like to see your organization in the newspaper, send the picture and information to associate editor Emily Lawson at Submissions The Lake City Reporter corrects errors of fact in news items. If you have a concern, question, or suggestion, please call the editor. Corrections and clarifications will run in this space. Thanks for reading. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterViewing the Soleil RoyalTiffany Brimer gazes at the detail of a replica of the Soleil Royal, circa 1669, at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites on Tuesday. Winning Lottery Numbers Cash 3: (Tuesday) 4-8-4 Play 4: (Tuesday) 4-6-5-4 Fantasy 5: (Monday) 14-17-23-28-36 Associated Press HOW TO REACH USMain number ........ (386) 752-1293 Fax number .............. 752-9400 Circulation ............... 755-5445 Online ... www lakecityreporter com The Lake City Reporter, an affiliate of Community Newspapers Inc., is published Tuesday through Friday and Sunday at 180 E. Duval St., Lake City, Fla. 32055. Periodical postage paid at Lake City, Fla. Member Audit Bureau of Circulation and The Associated Press. All material herein is property of the Lake City Reporter. Reproduction in whole or in part is forbidden without the permission of the publisher. U.S. Postal Service No. 310-880. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to Lake City Reporter, P.O. 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From staff reports On Sunday, Sept. 21 Folk music will take over High Springs as a different Folk artist will be perform ing at a different location throughout downtown. This festival is to high light the artists and specif ic locations within walking distance of Main Street. There will be seven artists in six locations. Kicking off the show is Elaine Mahon, a Folk art ist from Gainesville, with her award-winning CD “Rise.” She will be play ing from 12-1 p.m. at the Secret Garden at Wisteria Cottage. Alan Height, an Ocalabased Folk artist, has been playing music since he was seven and now has three CD’s out. He will be play ing from 1-2 p.m. at the Old Schoolhouse/Train Station. Sno Rogers has been around North Florida for 14 years playing at the Pioneer Days, Florida Folk Fest and Alachua County Farmers Market. This band will be playing from 2-3 p.m. at James Paul Park. Union County resident Dayrl Brewer has kicked off every Farm to Family show since 2005 and has plenty of catchy songs he likes to call “Gator Songs.” He will be playing from 3-4 p.m. at the Firehouse. Don Austin started playing guitar at age 11 and went on to win the Santa Fe River Singing and Songwriting Contest in 2012. He will be play ing from 4-5 p.m. at the Gardens at the Library. H.R. Gertner is currently working on his fourth CD and has a tour schedule of over 100 performances in the North Florida area this year. He will be playing from 5-6 p.m. at the Great Outdoors. Brian Smalley has released seven CD’s in the past 20 years. His accoustic CD “Chicken Pigs” is based in Civil War-era Florida and was named the Best Florida Folk CD of 2013. He will also be playing at the Great Outdoors but will finish the day with a grande finale from 6-8 p.m. Come visit places you may have never seen in downtown High Springs, such as the Secret Garden, the Community Playhouse and the High Springs Museum. A grand finale will be at the Great Outdoors start ing at 6 p.m. Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2014 3AEarly voting numbersLake CitySaturday: 367Sunday: 194Monday: 326Tuesday: 324Fort WhiteSaturday: 58Sunday: 12Monday: 66Tuesday: 57TotalSaturday: 425Sunday: 206Monday: 392Tuesday: 381 By EMILY High temperatures are something to be expected during August, but this week’s forecast promis es some of the hottest weather Florida has seen all summer. Soaring tem peratures from the mid to upper 90s are in the fore cast for North Florida the next few days cre ating hazardous weath er conditions, according to the National Weather Service. For the next few days, scattered severe storms are forecast across the Interstate 10 corridor of North Florida and Southeast Georgia. The NWS said typical storm motion is expected to be towards the east at 15 to 20 miles per hour with a possible threat of storms producing damaging winds of 50 to 60 miles per hour. Plans for a continued chance for scattered afternoon strong and iso lated severe storms are in the forecast for the this entire week, according to the NWS. Afternoon heat indices around 105 degrees are expected as a result from the humid ity and high 90-degree temperatures. The NWS said to stay hydrated and stay informed for rising tem peratures that could pos sibly create further haz ardous conditions. Weather set to turn up the heat here End-of-week temperatures to sit in mid to upper 90s. By JIM TURNER The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — The state’s tourism marketing arm said Tuesday that Florida continues to attract a record numbers of visi tors --and their money. Visit Florida President Will Seccombe told Gov. Rick Scott and the state Cabinet that an estimated 24 million visitors came to the Sunshine State from April to June, which represents a 3 percent increase from the second quarter of 2013. “If you think about how a lot of people came to Florida, they came here as tourists first,” Scott said. The first quarter also saw about a 2.5 percent increase in visitors from the same period a year earlier, with the number of people vis iting Florida in 2014 now around 50 million. “While the numbers are exciting, I think proba bly the most important to everybody in this room is the fact that spending is up even more,” Seccombe said. Visitors spent $35.7 bil lion from January to May this year, up 7.4 percent from the same period in 2013, according to Visit Florida. That translates into increased sales-tax revenue for the state, Seccombe said. Seccombe estimated that 24 percent of the sales taxes collected in Florida during the second quarter were the result of people traveling into the state. The goal for Scott and Visit Florida remains 100 million visitors within a sin gle year, though lawmak ers gave the governor less than three-fourths of the $100 million for tourism marketing that he said was needed this year to reach that goal. For all of 2013, the state welcomed an estimated 94.7 million tourists, about a 3.5 percent over 2012. The $74 million allocated by legislators for tourism spending is still a boost from 2013, when Visit Florida was budgeted $36 million. Seccombe said the addi tional money allows Visit Florida to market year-round. “This is the first year we had a winter weather-driv en campaign in our major markets, and it happened to coincide with the polar vortex,” he said. The state estimates that 1.15 million Floridians, out of a workforce of 9.6 million, have travel-related employment. While domestic travel dominates the visitor num bers, Visit Florida estimat ed there were 2.8 million overseas tourists in the sec ond quarter of this year, a 6.2 percent increase from a year earlier. Canadians represented 1 million visitors, a 1.6 per cent increase quarter to quarter. Also, the state esti mates 3.7 million Floridians remained in the state for “pleasure trips” during the quarter. By SARAH A Lake City man was arrested for sexual assault Saturday morning after he had sex with one of his female roommates while she was passed out on the floor of their home, according to a Lake City Police Department arrest report. James R. Bogle, 41, was arrested for sexual assault of a victim more than 12 years old when the victim is physically helpless to resist, the report says. The sister of the victim, who is also one of their roommates, told LCPD she walked into the living room of their home to see Bogle having sex on the floor with her passed out sister. According to the report, the sister said she pulled Bogle off the victim and Bogle began telling her that he loved her sister. The aunt of the sisters also told LCPD she saw Bogle having sex with the victim. The report says the victim was in shock after she woke up and was told what happened. According to the report, the victim said that on Friday night she had some friends over and they had a couple beers together. The victim also told LCPD while she was hanging out with her friends one of them left and went somewhere to get cocaine. She said she did cocaine with her friends and then went to sleep after they left, according to the report. The victim doesn’t remember anything from the time she fell asleep to the time she was woken up by her sister and aunt. The victim was taken to the hospital for medical treatment where a sexual assault kit was used and then placed into evidence along with her clothing. Bogle was booked into Columbia County Jail at 8:58 a.m. on Saturday. As of press time, he was still there on a $50,000 bond. Report: Man arrested for sexual assault Bogle State tourism officials tout a record number of visitors Visitors’ spending up 7.4% from this time last year. By the numbers $35.7billion spent by tourists from January to May 201494.7million tourists visited in 2013 TONY BRITT/ Lake City ReporterTwo-vehicle crash closes traffic on 90Dave Tunnell, of Davis Towing and Recovery, pulls a Lincoln T owncar onto the flatbed wrecker after it was involved in a crash with a Chevrolet pickup truck Tuesday shortly after 7 p.m. just east of Pa pa Johns on U.S. Highway 90. No injuries were reported in the two-vehicle crash, but one lane of westbound traffic wa s closed as first responders worked to move the vehi cle and debris from the roadway. Folk in the Springs coming in Sept. 7 area artists to play in 6 local attraction spots. Austin Gertner Height Mahon Smalley From staff reports The 2014 Great Suwannee River Cleanup will occur during a three-month window from September through November along the Suwannee River and its tributar ies. Volunteers are needed to organize cleanups on the Suwannee, the Santa Fe, the Withlacoochee and the Ichetucknee rivers. Go to the event map at to determine your section based on mileposts and GPS coordinates. Then register your group, the date of your cleanup, and your river section online at Shortly after registration, your cleanup will appear on the event map. Contact Fritzi Olson at 352-215-7554 with questions. Suwannee Cleanup starts in September


W hen the Republican-controlled House of Representatives reneged on its promise to take up immigration reform before heading off on vacation, President Barack Obama vowed to take matters into his own hands by the end of summer. Obama hasn’t spelled out his plans, but the smoke signals from the White House suggest he’s mull-ing a broader version of the 2012 executive decree that lifted the threat of deportation for thousands of immigrant children brought here illegally by their parents. By some accounts, the president could extend a similar break to some 5 million undocumented immigrants. Can he do that? “The notion that somehow I can just change the laws unilaterally is just not true,” Obama said in 2011, responding to immi-grant advocates pushing for execu-tive action. Now, though, he seems determined to test those limits. More than a month ago, the New York Times urged Obama to “go big on immigration;” last week, the Washington Post argued that an intransigent Congress “doesn’t grant the president license to tear up the Constitution.” The real question isn’t whether he can, but whether he should. He should not. Obama’s 2012 action — known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA — applies to undocumented youngsters who were raised in the U.S., a group most Americans agree should be held blameless. Now, the president is being urged to spare their par-ents, the undocumented parents of immigrant children who are American citizens because they were born here, and others. This could be accomplished through “prosecutorial discretion.” The president has the authority to tell immigration officials how to spend their limited resources, and the argument is they’d be better spent deporting felons instead of law-abiding laborers. But it feels like a political stunt, and one that could backfire badly. Our immigration system has been broken for a long time. But the president cannot fix it. He could, in fact, make things worse. An expansive dose of prosecutorial discretion would not repair the hopelessly inadequate visa system that deprives American businesses of legal immigrant labor. It wouldn’t address the shortage of high-tech visas. It wouldn’t secure the bor-der. It would provide relief from the threat of deportation for some undocumented immigrants, but it wouldn’t grant them permanent legal status, and it wouldn’t deal with the rest of the 11.5 million at all. What it would do is antagonize the president’s foes in Congress. It would deal with only the most divisive part of the immigration puzzle — what to do about those who entered the country illegally — without repairing the system that encouraged them to do so. This country needs comprehensive immigration reform. Most Americans — including most Republicans — support it. It requires an act of Congress. It needs to be done ASAP, and the House Republicans know it. Obama would be foolish to give them anoth-er excuse to put it off. OPINION Wednesday, August 20, 2014 4A Lake City Reporter Serving Columbia County Since 1874 The Lake City Reporter is published with pride for residents of Columbia and surrounding coun-ties by Community Newspapers Inc. We believe strong newspapers build strong communities — “Newspapers get things done!” Our primary goal is to publish distinguished and profitable community-oriented newspapers. This mission will be accomplished through the teamwork of professionals dedicated to truth, integrity and hard work. Todd Wilson, Publisher Robert Bridges, Editor Emily Lawson, Associate Editor Sue Brannon, Controller Dink NeSmith, President Tom Wood, Chairman OUR OPINION LETTERS POLICY Letters to the Editor should be typed or neatly written and double spaced. Letters should not exceed 400 words and will be edited for length and libel. Letters must be signed and include the writer’s name, address and telephone number for verification. Writers can have two letters per month published. Letters and guest columns are the opinion of the writers and not necessarily that of the Lake City Reporter BY MAIL: Letters, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056; or drop off at 180 E. Duval St. downtown. BY FAX: (386) 752-9400. BY EMAIL: A spokeswoman for Shands Lake Shore Regional Medical Center got it exactly right Monday when she called on the federal government to take a more active role in defend-ing U.S. companies from foreign cyber attacks. Shands Lake Shore, along with its counterparts in Live Oak and Starke, were among more than 200 hospitals hit by hackers who stole personal data such as Social Security numbers, birthdates and more. Luckily, no medical or credit card information was taken. It’s just the latest in a series of attacks that have included wholesale assaults on eBay and Target in recent years. Last year, hijackers got their hands on debit and credit card information for more than 40 million Target shoppers. We are not in the habit of calling for federal meddling in matters of private com-merce. However, private-sector companies seem to be little match for the super-sophisti-cated cyber thieves they are up against now, backed as they are by the might of America’s greatest rivals, including, it is believed in this case, China. As it stands, it’s not a fair fight.What’s needed is comprehensive national cyber defense — a systematic effort to shield everyday Americans from the spy-ing eyes of our enemies, even if the State Department describes them differently. Uncle Sam, time to step in and lend a hand. Feds must help repel hackers Q Associated Press Terry the monkey and more family lore TODAY IN HISTORY On this date:In 1866, President Andrew Johnson formally declared the Civil War over, months after fighting had stopp ed. In 1910, a series of forest fires swept through par ts of Idaho, Montana and Washington, killing at least 85 people and burning some 3 million acres. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Ministe r Winston Churchill paid tribute to the Royal Air For ce before the House of Commons, saying, “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.” M y sister and I don’t see each other often. She lives in South Carolina, in a town where we grew up in a big, crazy family, not much crazier than most. I live in Las Vegas, a place our mother, rest her soul, called “Las Vegas of all places.” It’s a long way from Landrum, S.C., to Las Vegas of All Places. In more ways than just miles. We often talk on the phone, but it’s not the same as talking face to face, heart to heart. When we’re together, we do lots of things: Eat in. Eat out. Buy gro-ceries. Eat some more. But most of all, we talk. If you share a history with someone, you can’t help com-paring notes, filling in gaps, fitting together the pieces of the stories of your lives. Especially those you can’t recall.I remind her she lost her wig in the bumper car arena. She says it didn’t happen. It did. She tells me I supposedly hid our aunt Hazel’s crutches and wouldn’t give them back. I don’t recall it. Besides, I was a child. Yesterday, on the third day of my sister’s two-week visit, we were floating in the pool in my back yard, exhausted from the effort of hoist-ing our bodies onto two large rub-ber rafts. It’s funny how things that once seemed so easy become such an effort, not to mention, a pain. I was half asleep when her raft bumped mine. Suddenly I sat up and said, “Sissy? What ever became of that monkey?” It’s a long story. The summer I was 6 and she was 12, Bobbie got to go to Florida, of all places, with Aunt Jane, Uncle Leroy, their five boys and a neighbor named Allen. I didn’t go because they said there wasn’t room in the pick-up for one more. (Bobbie says it was a car, not a pick-up. Fine. The rest is true.) Somehow, they came home with a monkey. It was little, but not much smaller than I was. Apparently, they didn’t mind making room for a mon-key. They named it Terry. Why? Who knows? Bobbie says they were probably running out of names for offspring and such. Anyhow. When they got home, the monkey had a run-in with Uncle Leroy’s hounds, and the dogs were never the same. That’s how the monkey ended up at our grandparents’ place. Maybe Granddaddy paid them for it. Who knows how much? My Aunt Clara, the shortest and feistiest and last to wed of my moth-er’s eight sisters, was still living at home at the time. She hated that monkey. The feeling was clearly mutual. I wish you could’ve seen them. Poor Terry would do some minor misdeed that any monkey might do — toss a banana peel on the floor or relieve himself on Aunt Clara’s shoe — and she’d launch herself across the room to deliver a blistering tongue-lashing, shaking her short finger in his furry white face. Terry would let her finish. Then he would calmly turn his rump in her direction and start to pat it just so, as if to say, well, never mind, you get the picture. Talk about formative events. I’ll never forget it. Where did a monkey learn such behavior? Maybe from our grandmother. “So, Sissy,” I said again, “What ever became of that monkey?” “I don’t know,” she said. “Maybe Aunt Clara killed it.” We floated a while, feeling a little sad. Then we moved on to other more familiar topics: Our mother’s depression. Our stepfather’s drink-ing. Our father’s suicide. So many stories, funny and sad, with so many missing pieces. Finally, we gave up and went back inside to eat. I told you all of that to tell you this: All families, I believe, are crazy in their own special ways. Most of us have some kind of monkey in our past, patting its rump, begging to be explained. It helps to compare memories with someone you love. Even if she is often wrong and you are always right. The truth is usually some-where in the middle. But how will you find it if you never bother to look? Q Chicago Tribune Don’t overreach on immigration Sharon Randall Q Sharon Randall can be contacted at P.O. Box 777394, Henderson, NV 89077.4AOPINION


Aug. 20Early LearningThe Early Learning Coalition of Florida's Gateway Inc. will have a board meeting Wednesday, Aug. 20 at 9 a.m. at 1104 SW Main Blvd. Call Stacey DePratter at 386-752-9770 for more.Sea CadetThe U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps is an exciting after school leadership program for boys and girls from fifth to twelfth grade. Students may explore future career fields while developing confidence, teamwork, fitness, and self-discipline. An informational meeting to learn more or sign up will be held Saturday, August 23, at 10 a.m. at the Richardson Middle School cafeteria, 646 SE Pennsylvania St. See for details.Aug. 21Flowers and FinanceLake City Florist, 796 W Duval Street, will host two presentations on Thursday, Aug. 21 at 7 p.m. Cathy smith, a designer with Lake City Florist, will present Flowerlore Fact, Fiction, or Somewhere in Between? Steve Smith, a financial advisor with Edward Jones, will present Women and Investing. Refreshments will be served at 6:30 p.m. To reserve a space for yourself and a guest, call Traci Norris at 386-758-6888 no later than Aug. 18.Fall GardeningUF/IFAS Extension will have a Fall Vegetable Gardening class on Thursday, Aug. 21 at 5:45 p.m. at the Fort White Public Library on Route 47. The class will discuss soil prep, water and fertilizer needs. Learn what to plant now, next month, and through the fall/winter. The class is free and no registration is needed.Suicide GriefRecognizing the Symptoms and Signs of Suicide will be offered to the public on Thursday, August 21 at 2 p.m. at the Wings Education Center, 857 SW Main Blvd. The workshop, facilitated by Jan Green, MSW LMHC will offer an overview of ways to cope with Suicide Grief. This workshop is provided as a community service and is offered to all at no charge. For information or to register contact Vicki Myers at 755-7714 Ext. 2411 or 866-642-0962.Mat/Frame WorkshopBranford Camera Club will hold a Mat and Frame Workshop on Thursday, Aug. 21 at Hatch Park Community Center, 403 SE Craven St., Branford, at 6:30 p.m. A representative from Harmon's Photo Labs in Gainesville will be the guest speaker. Sample pieces of mat board and small mat cutters will be available to offer hands-on experience. The workshop is free and open to the public. Entry applications for the Fall Photo Show and Branford Camera Club Membership Applications will be available at the meeting. For more information, call Carolyn Hogue at 386-935-2044. Aug. 23Habitat Work DayHabitat for Humanity of Lake City is having a workday on Saturday, Aug. 23 at 8 a.m. The house location is 117 SE Jeremy Place. Please bring paint brushes to help caulk and paint.Back to SchoolPinemount Elementary PTO is hosting a Back to School Bash on Saturday, Aug. 23 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Skate Palace, 357 NW Hall of Fame Dr. The event is free to Pinemount families. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Aug. 25Lake City AglowLake City Aglow Lighthouse will be meeting on August 25, at 7 p.m. at the New Beginnings of Life Church, 184 EW Windswept Glen. The speaker is Lanette Escobar who is a motivational speaker and author. She shares a message of how pains, struggles and hardships can become a passionate message of hope, truth and healing as we find a safe harbor in the storms of life. For more information call 386935-4018 or 386-497-2033.Aug. 27Q&ARep. Ted Yoho (R-Gainesville) announces mobile office hours at Lake City City Hall, 205 N Marion Ave., hosted by his local constituent advocates on August 26 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.Quilters GuildThe Lady of the Lake Quilters Guild will meet on Wednesday, August 27 at Bethel United Methodist Church, 4369 US 441 South. Social time is at 9:30 a.m. and the Business meeting at 10:00. Charm Strips color for August is purple. The "I Spy" fabric exchange continues. You will need ten 8-inch squares. Place squares suitable for "I Spy" quilt in a plastic bag with your name on the front. Any questions please call Melba at 7550781. Visitors are always welcome. For information call Ruth Kennedy 386-628-6407 or Marcia Kazmierski 386-752-2461.Aug. 28Nursing HomeIf you are concerned about how to pay for nursing home for yourself or your loved ones, Teresa Byrd Morgan will hold an informative workshop on Thursday, Aug. 28 at 10 a.m. Seating is limited and registration is required. Call Shana Miller at 386-755-1977 to RSVP.Sept. 2SAR MeetingThe Lake City Chapter of The Sons of The American Revolution will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 2 at 6 p.m. at the Old Times Country Buffet in the Lake City Mall. The September meeting will include a Reunion Presentation for the Sons of the American Revolution, featuring legendary banjo player Skip Johns and his band. For more information call Jim Craig at 386-752-0015, or Ray Millican at 386-963-2264.Sept. 7Grief ShareGrief Share, a nondenominational group featuring biblical teaching on grief and recovery topics, will begin meeting Sunday afternoons starting Sept. 7 from 4-5:30 p.m. Meetings will be held at First United Methodist Church, 973 S. Marion Ave. There will be a special session on November 23, Surviving the Holidays. This is open to the community and no charge. Call Rev. Jeff Tate at 752-4488. Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER COMMUNITY WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2014 5A Reverend Robert K. Davis Reverend Robert K. Davis, 70, of Lake City died Monday, August 18, 2014 at Suwannee Valley Care Center (Haven Hospice) following a lengthy illness. A native of Hattiesburg, MS, Robert was the son of the late Robert Davis, Sr. and Mary Alice Cauble Davis and had lived in Lake City since 1977. Robert had served several Churches including First Baptist Church in Elba, AL, North Central Baptist Church in Gainesville, FL, First Baptist Church in Lake City for twenty-three years, where he is now Pastor Emeritus, and retired after elev en years as Pastor of Woodstock Baptist Church in Jacksonville. Robert retired as a Major with The Florida National Guard after 20 years of service. He loved the Florida Gators, Atlanta Braves, and especially his family. Robert enjoyed reading and had his own library of over 8,000 books. Robert was preceded in death by his son Deputy Jeff Davis in 2002. Robert is survived by his wife of Lake City; son, John Robert Davis (Melissa) of Lake City; daughter Nan Davis Lavender (Michael) of Hattiesburg, MS; grandchildren, Branden Robert Davis and Alyson Davis of Lake City, and Lauren Lavender and Jay Lavender of Hatties burg, MS; father in law, Robert F. Hancock of Lake City. Funeral services for Reverend Robert K. Davis will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, August 21, 2014 at First Baptist Church in Lake City with Reverend Robert Bass, Dr. Ralph Rodriguez, and Reverend Bill Cavfollow at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens in Lake City. Visitation with the family will be held from 5:30-8:30 Wednesday evening at First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Memorials may be made to, First Baptist Church, 182 NE Justice Street, Lake City, FL 32055, Woodstock Baptist Church Building Fund, 9120 Crystal Springs Road, Jacksonville, FL 32221, The Jeff Davis Scholarship Fund/ C/O The Foundation for Florida Gateway College, 149 SE College Place, Lake City, FL 32025, or Florida Baptist Childrens Home, 1015 Sikes Blvd., Lakeland, FL 33815. Arrangements are under the direction of GATEWAY-FOREST LAWN FUNERAL HOME, 3596 S. Hwy. 441, Lake City. (386) 752-1954. Please leave words of comfort and love for the family on the online guest book at ATTENTION PARENTSDont Be The Last To Sign Up For School VPK Still Available Green Gable Learning TreeGwen LK755-7677Free afterschool childcare for VPK students when signing up. Sign Up Still Available for YouthSIGN UP TODAY! rfntbbMake your weekly reservation for fun! Women Senior Men Mixed Youth Obituaries are paid advertisements. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified department at 752-1293. OBITUARIES To submit your Community Calendar item, contact Emily Lawson at 754-0424 or by email at CALENDAR American HeritageThe American Heritage Girls, Troop FL8811, is having a parents meeting on Aug. 25 at 6:30 p.m. at Hopeful Baptist Church. If you would like your daughter (age 5-18) to experience new challenges, serve others and make new friends, come see what American Heritage is all about. Trail Life (for boys) will have a parents meeting at the same time and place to make it easy on families with children in both. Find more information on the American Heritage Facebook page: AHGTroopFL8811. The first kids meeting of the year is Sept. 8.Soil testingColumbia County Master Gardeners will do free soil pH testing each Wednesday at the Columbia County Extension Offices new location, 971 W. Duval St. (U.S. 90), Suite 170. Drop off soil samples at the office any week day during business hours. Also, please gather any pots you are not using and bring them in on Sept. 3 or 4 for the Pot Recycle. For more information, call 752-5384. CPAAA FundraiserThe Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association is hosting a garage sale fundraiser Sept. 6-7 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Columbia County Fairgrounds Flea Market, 438 Florida 247. Proceeds from the fundraiser will help purchase safety equipment for Lake City Police Departments K-9 unit and officers. Please drop off items for donation (excluding clothing) at the vacant parking lot across from LCPD, 225 NW Main Blvd, Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.Healing Arts FestivalThe Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State park will host a Come to the River Healing Arts festival on Saturday, Sept. 6. Vendors and crafters will fill the Craft Square from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The 5K run/walk will begin at 7 a.m. Call the gift shop at 386-3971920 for more information.Tales Meet TrailsThe Florida Department of Environmental Protection will celebrate the 7th annual Literacy Day at OLeno State Park with its Where Tales Meet Trails book fair on Sept. 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Gentle Carousel Therapy Horses will present their new book The Power of Magic. There will also be an arts and crafts area, games, face painting and refreshments. Admission to the event is free by showing a library card or book. The park will accept donations of new or gently-used, family-friendly books.Extreme TourThe Extreme Tour is returning to town on Wednesday, Sept. 10 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Skating Palace, 357 NW Hall of Fame Dr. There will be live bands, a skate boarding competition, chances to win prizes and other giveaways. Admission is free. Go to or call David at 386-292-2818 for more information. There will be shaved ice and other food items available for purchase.EVENTS COMING UP COURTESYLate Night Session wins Battle of the BandsLive Oaks Late Night Session Band won the Battle of the Bands competition August 16 at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park. Along with bringing home the title, Late Night Session also won $1,000 cash prize. Members from left are: Roger Noel, Robert Lansford, Duane Miller, Nick Kirby and Ashley Kirby.


6A LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2014 Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 Biographical InformationBorn April 13, 1951 19571969 Attended Columbia County Schools 19711974 Enlisted in US Marine Corps, attained rank of E-5, graduated #1 in class in Basics Electronics and served as Computer tech with 2nd Marine Air WingMACS-5, Honorably discharged 1974 1975Degree Lake City Community College 1977Bachelors of Business Administration Univ of North Florida, heavy emphasis in accounting 1977Present Married Joan Goree, three sons, Chirs, Je, and Stephen 1977Present OwnerOperator Wards Jewelry and Gifts 19771991 Owned and operated Ward Service Center, Inc, Carrier Air Conditioning Contractoras License Holder 19821986 Appointed Trustee Lake Shore Hospital Authority 19841985 Director Lake City Columbia Chamber of Commerce 1989Suwanee Valley Region Retail/Service Business of the Year 1991Chaired Charter Review Board for City of Lake City 19911994 Director Downtown Action Committee 19921994 President Downtown Action Committee 1996President CHS Quarterback Club 2001PresentCity Councilman District 14 City of Lake City Christian Member Parkview Baptist Church North Central Florida Tea Party (NCFTP) Leadership Straw Poll Results for 2014 Primary ElectionThis is a list of only the races in Columbia and Suwannee Counties that has more than one candidate. There are seven Board members and all in the community were encouraged to provide their input. This Straw Poll is not an endorsement by the NCFTP. No candidate or candidates staff was contacted or coordinated with for this survey. If a can didate received no votes, that candidate is not listed. Unopposed candidates are not listed. Take this to the poll and share with friends and neighbors Columbia County Primary Election: County Commission District 2-Marc Kazmierski 7 County Commission District 4-Toby L. Witt 7 School Board District 1-Linard Johnson 7 School Board District 3-Steve Nelson 7 County Attorney: Joel Foreman 5 Bruce Robinson 2 Lake City Council District 10: No vote for any candidate Lake City Council District 14: No vote for any candidate Suwannee County Primary Election: County Commission District 4-Larry Sessions 7* County Commission District 4-Harry Weaver, Jr. 7 School Board District 3: No vote for any candidate 7* School Board District 5-Ron L. White 7 Florida State Governor: No vote for any candidate Florida Attorney General: No vote for any candidate Federal Primary Election: House District 3-Ted Yoho 7 *Since this is a PRIMARY Election, the committee included members of termination. The group wants to charter the new school in time to continue the current school year. However, the statutory deadline for chartering new schools for the 2014-15 school year has passed. Shining Star had to make an appeal for a waiver of termination because it received F grades during the previous two school years, which under Florida statute is grounds for closure. State law mandates that the district now issue an order of closure. Supt. Terry Huddleston said the school board will vote to approve a 90-day closure at its next board meeting on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Columbia County Administrative Complex at 372 W. Duval St. After that, the district will notify Shining Star of its decision. Then, the district will begin meeting with Shining Star to determine when the schools last day will be. In Presleys letter to the district, she said that the new school would be a kindergarten through 12th grade arts school and would be called Alfonso Levy Charter School. Buzzella told the Lake City Reporter in June that Levy is the man who had the idea to open Shining Star. Presley also wrote in the letter that there will be a new governing board and principal, but the students and teachers of the new school will stay the same. Shining Star Principal Tony Buzzella said he has been asked to have no part in the request for a new charter. The new charter school would use Belmont Academys application, which is a public document and has already been approved by the school district, the letter says. Presley said the Alfonso Levy Charter School would use Belmonts academic structure and Shining Stars model for teaching the arts. We want the students and teachers of Shining Star Academy of the Arts to be able to continue in and smoothly transition through the 2014-2015 School Year that has already begun, Presley said in the letter. However, according to Florida law, a school must apply for a charter by Aug. 1 in order to open the following school year. Presley, a 40-year veteran of the Columbia County School District, requested in the letter that the Columbia County Board of Education waive the Aug. 1 deadline as well as other stipulations in state law that dictate how long it takes for a school to get a charter. Supt. Terry Huddleston said there is no provision in the statute for getting a new charter within 90 days, which should mean Shining Star wont be able to stay open for the remainder of this school year. But he said when it comes to the law, there can never be complete certainty. Presleys request for a new charter school is not currently on Tuesdays school board agenda. When asked late Tuesday afternoon what it means if the request is not on next weeks agenda, Huddleston said the district was still evaluating the request. Items are often added to the agenda addendum the day of the meeting, so its unclear if the request will be discussed at Tuesdays meeting. Huddleston said after the district issues the 90-day closure, it will begin figuring out how to transition Shining Stars current students into other schools. He said Shining Star parents can enroll their children in district schools whenever they like. be a requirement what are the things they have to do and how much, but weve put the money in there for it. Some of the criteria to earning the $10,000 salary increase include successful completion of training, continuing education and meeting performance plan goals. He (Hunter) would need to perform certain tasks to be able to earn additional income, Williams said, noting the criteria would have to be approved by the board. Continuing education will be part of it. Its going to be performance based and Im certain that inclusive in that are going to be things like making contacts as well as things specifically related to training. The budget direc tor request was made by Columbia County Clerk of Court, P. DeWitt Cason. His office had an agreement with the county and was providing the service but is no longer able to do so. The $15,000 stipend will be in lieu of hiring a new full time employee for the position. Williams said the county had an agreement with the clerks office for services that were provided by a budget director. The budget director reviews purchase orders to make sure they are in compliance, makes sure expenditures are coming from the appropriate line items and assists department heads in preparing budget amendments. The budget director also participates in the preparation of the fiscal budget. The clerks office contacted the board a few months ago and said they would not be able to continue that agreement. I was trying to figure out how to do that (fill the position) while spending the least amount of money, Williams said, noting he did not want to hire a full time employee to fill the position this year. That will be discussed more by commissioners. Cason said his office is no longer able to do the work for the county because of the clerks office increasing workload. He said his office has been handling the budget director duties for about 25 years, but about 10 years ago when the county charter was adopted it mandated that budgeting functions are the responsibility of the designated budget officer, which is the county manager. However, the clerk of courts office has been continuing to handle many of the budgetary functions coinciding with the clerks constitutional responsibilities to be the countys accountant, auditor and fund custodian. Cason estimates that 20 percent of the cur rent financial directors 50-hour work week, roughly 10 hours, is spent on county work, which includes making decisions on sources of funds for board decisions, budget amendment processing during the year and work on TRIM (Truth In Millage) forms. The county did not pay a separate amount for the budget director duties. The county funded a finance position in full with a $73,269 salary for the employee. The proposed budget also includes a $10,000 stipend for the countys web developer, Patrick Weaver, to provide services as records custodian pertaining to grants. The stipend would be lieu of hiring a new full time employee. Williams said the grants position was noted in both the audit ending Sept. 30, 2012 and Sept. 30, 2013. The proposal is to have all grants centralized in one location, rather than having some at public works, some at emergency management and other county departments so they will all be centralized. There was a number of ways to accomplish those two goals, but what we choose to at least propose for discussion was just paying a stipend to existing employees and we did that for two reasons, he said. It was the least costly of all the options and we felt like it would give us some time to actually find out what was needed. He said with the proposal they would be able to find out exactly what would be required in man hours and revisit the issue in the future. It is not a new position. The proposed salary adjustments and stipends were discussed last week when Williams unveiled the countys proposed 2014-15 fiscal budget during a budget workshop. We are proposing to give cost of living raises to those employees who make $41,000 a year or less, Williams said, during a telephone interview. Employees who earn a salary greater than $41,000 annually will also reap some benefits from the proposed 2014-15 fiscal budget. The county is provid ing an increase in retirement benefits for those employees and providing additional money to keep a non contributory employee health care plan. It will cost us more to employ them, but they wont be participating in cost of living adjustments, Williams said, noting it costs the county approximately $400,000 to provide the $1,000 cost of living increases. Williams said the countys proposed $44,851,425 fiscal budget: Fully funds all constitutional officer budget requests; Fully funds increases in Florida retirement system contribution rates as approved by the Florida Legislature (depending on retirement class, contribution rates increased from .35 percent to 10.22 percent); Provides for the continuation of a non-contributory employee health care plan; Provides salary adjustments and raises, including all employees (excluding sheriffs office, property appraiser and tax collector) earning $41,000 per year or less will get a $1,000 cost of living adjustment. Creates an Equipment Replacement Plan for technology at $125,000; and Fully funds the operation of all three branch libraries (requires $538,429 in non reoccurring fund balance). Williams said the county received additional funds in new revenue for its 2014-15 fiscal budget. Some of it is new construction and property values have rebounded. The county did not raise the millage, he said. Value did increase because there was some new stuff added and also because property values rebounded from the recession. whenever it got to them and having it transferred to me is accountable for some of that delay, he said. Jefferson faces 24 felony and two misdemeanor violations of state election laws and two counts of intimidation. Ivery is charged with six felony and two misdemeanor counts of election law violations and two counts of intimidation. Cervone said the two defendants likely will not be offered the same plea deal. Its a little bit premature to answer that, but any resolution I would contemplate would take into account that there is some difference in quantity of what was involved, perhaps quality as well, for each of the ladies, he said. Mrs. Jefferson has more charges specifical ly addressed against her than does Ms. Ivery. The case has been continued in court and the next scheduled court date is in late September. ...Whatever that court date in September is Im hopeful that will be the opportune date to get this resolved, but there are no guarantees, Cervone said. SHININGContinued From 1A VOTERContinued From 1A RAISESContinued From 1A JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterBondi deliversAttorney General Pam Bondi delivers a speech to a crowd of 150 at a reception Tuesday at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites.


Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2014 7A 2014FLORIDA HERITAGE BOOK FESTIVAL & WRITERS CONF ERENC E L earn more at fhbookfest.comSPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS R EADING WIDE O PEN MCDUFFIE MARINE & SPORT GOODS 1866 US HWY 90 WEST LAKE CITY, FL 32055(386) 752-2500 By EMILY BUCHANANebuchanan@lakecityreporter.comWith gunpowder in the air, horses running by and cannons surrounding me on the field during a battle reenactment, its hard to feel like this isnt something real, said Cody Gray, 24, sponsorship chairman of the Blue Grey Army Inc. and administrative assistant for the Columbia County Tourist Development Council. Gray was honored on Thursday with the Emerging Leaders Award, part of the SUNsational Award presented by the Florida Festival and Event Association. It began in fifth grade when Gray went on a field trip to the Olustee Battlefield east of Lake City. He said he was captivated by the authentic camps, how the re-enactors dressed and how it was almost as if he had stepped back in time for the day. I knew right then and there that I wanted to be one of the actors, Gray said. Gray immediately began re-enacting after his fifth-grade field trip. For the past five to six years he has been part of the Blue Grey Army, where he participates in the battle and is part of the organization that brings it together. The Olustee Battle Re-enactment is one of the biggest and most profitable events in the Southeast, Gray said. In February 2013, as many as 3,000 re-enactors participated in the battle, around 40,000 people were present and all combined efforts produced an economic impact of $4 million in one weekend. One of Grays most memorable moments on the battlefield happened around three years ago. He said it had been non-stop raining and cold weather for the entire weekend. As Gray crawled out from his tent he said he stood up, held out his palm and begin to see snow flurries. Some people would call us crazy, but were not. Were dedicated, he said. Gray said he has been questioned several times why he participates in a battle that happened in the 1800s. He said his answer is simply, These battle re-enactments are more than just a battle to see who wins. They are to portray history as a whole. He said working for the organization was like working with his family. This past year, the Blue Grey Army celebrated the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Olustee, and Gray was able to travel around the state to advertise and recruit for the re-enactment. With Gray as captain and commander, he assembled a battalion in 2009 composed of nine soldiers and six civilian re-enactors between the ages of 14 and 20. A year later, this group was featured on the official Olustee Festival poster. Gray said his job enabled him to be inventive as he created new ways to recruit re-enactors through media relations and was able to increase sponsorship for the organization. When Gray was nominated for the award he was shocked, he said. The SUNsational Award presented by the FFEA is awarded to individuals recognizable by their innovation, individuality and creative collaboration, according to its website. The FFEAs mission is to promote and strengthen the festival, event and fair industry in Florida. The award was presented last week at the Annual Convention and Tradeshow held at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando. Although Gray was not able to accept the award personally, the staff at the Columbia County TDC was able to accept it on his behalf. It was a real humbling and touching experience to be given an opportunity like this as a young leader. I would personally like to thank the Blue Grey Army, and I hope that I can continue to meet great expectations, Gray said. Paulette Lord, marketing director of the Columbia County TDC and treasurer of the Blue Grey Army Inc., said it came as no surprise when Gray won the award. She said she believed he was nominated due to his deep involvement within the organization and his passion for re-enacting. Cody is a personable young man who has grown from a young age into the responsible man we see today, Lord said. Were very proud of what he has done.Gray an Emerging Leader EMILY BUCHANAN/ Lake City ReporterCody Gray, 24, recently received the Emerging Leaders Award of 2014, part of the SUNsational Award presented by the Florida Festival and Event Association. The award is given to individuals within the state that are recognized for their innovation, individuality and creative collaboration. Honored for work with Olustee Battle. COURTESYGray is seen in his battle attire at a recent re-enactment.RHS ReunionThe Richardson High School Class of 1963 will celebrate their 51st class reunion on Aug. 30 at the Mason City Community Center. The meet & greet will be at 1:30 p.m. and the banquet will begin at 3:30 p.m. Attire is semiformal. Contact Alvin Murphy at 386 222-9683 or George Moultrie at 386 965-8920.CHS Class of The CHS Class of 1972 will have a 60th birthday party on Saturday, Aug. 16 from 5:30-11 p.m. at the LifeStyle Enrichment Center, 628 SE Allison Court. Cost is $20 per person. Price includes barbecue dinner. Checks payable to Class of 1972, 81 SE Anastasia Street, Lake City. Call Charles Tannachion at 386-752-3621 or Kent Harriss at 386-365-7086 with questions. Information and a registration form can be found on the CHS Class of 1972 Facebook page.SHS ReunionThe SHS Class of 1984 will hold its 30th Class Reunion on Saturday, Oct. 25 starting at 6:30 p.m. at The Brown Lantern, 417 E. Howard St., Live Oak. Dress is casual. Cost is $40 per person and includes buffet of fried/boiled shrimp, chicken wings, chicken strips, veggies, salad bar, etc. Tea, Coke products, and keg beer will be served all night. A cash bar will be available at a discounted price for wine and bottled beer. Entertainment is provided by DJ Kickin Kevin Thomas. Payment must be received by Sept. 15. Make check/money order payable to Class of 1984 and send to Class of 1984 Sue Swann Ratliff P.O. Box 120 McAlpin, FL 32062. The Holiday Inn Express is offering a lodging discount: $112.57 per night with a minimum of 10 rooms reserved. Reservation deadline is Oct. 6. There will be reserved seating at the Friday, Oct. 24 Homecoming Football Game at a cost of $6 per ticket. Questions? Email shs1984reunion@gmail. com.RHS, CHS, SHS plan upcoming reunions From staff reportsHaven Hospice invites local artists to get connected with the ArtsCare Program by displaying work on their walls. The program will bring patients, families and artists together through the medium of art while supporting Haven Hospice services. To be considered, an artist must complete an exhibiting application and return it with a minimum of 10 photos representative of their work. The application can be found at ArtsCare. Artists who choose to display at Haven Hospice are not required to rent the wall space or submit to volunteer hours. The art will be scheduled to hang in the care center for eight weeks before it is changed out for new artwork. A portion of all proceeds benefit the unreimbursed programs and services provided by Haven Hospice to the patients and families it serves. For more information about becoming a Haven Hospice artist, please contact Stephanie Brod at 352271-4665. Return completed Exhibiting Artist Applications by mail to Haven Hospice: Volunteer Services 4200 NW 90th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32606. You may also submit the application by email to: HavenEvents@ with ArtsCare program From staff reportsEarly Voting for the 2014 Primary Election begins August 16 and ends August 23. Voting hours will be from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Two Early Voting locations will be available for all registered voters of Columbia County. Vote at Supervisor of Elections Office, 971 W Duval St. Suite 102, or Fort White Community Center, 17579 SW State Road 47. Call the office of Supervisor of Election Liz Horne with questions: 386-758-1026.Still four more days of early voting in primary


8A LAKE CITY REPORTER HEALTH WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2014 Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 URGENT CARE School Physicals, Immunizations, Free Childrens Vitamins. 755-2268 MEDIPLEX404 NW Hall of Fame Dr., Lake City, FL 32055 All Services Under One Roof (386) 754-DOCS (3627) Minesh Patel, MD Elizabeth Kathy Newman, ARNP Mary Goddeyne, ARNP Minesh Patel, MDBoard Certied Internal Medicine Best of Best 7 Years Primary Care for Adults Yearly Physicals Physicals for School-College Womens Health Geriatric Care Weight Loss Program EKG Spirometry Ear Lavage Holter Monitor Anti-coagulation Minor Surgeries Specialists On Site Dr. Feussner Neurologist Wed. (352) 331-6430 Dr. Jain Hand Surgeon Wed. (386) 325-7711 Dr. Samera Podiatrist Tues. (386) 234-1713 Appointments in 24 Hours Accepting New Patients Dr. Hector Miranda Pain Mgt. Mon. & Fri. (855) 915-7246 Physicians Imaging (386) 487-3970 Pro-Motion Physical Therapy 386) 755-3164Why go out of town for infusions? Arrange PICC Line Arrange consultation with Infectious Disease MD Administer and monitor antibiotic regimen Osteoporosis Treatment RECLAST / Boniva Rheumatology Neurology Infusions(386) 754-3627 Ext. 115More Space Available Dear Pharmacist, I am saddened by the suicide of Robin Williams. Ive dealt with depression on and off for years, and I was wondering if you have any natural suggestions for me to ask my doctor about? L.C., Gainesville, Florida Answer: When I hear a person say theyve battled depression on and off for a long period of time, I ask the question why it is on and off? Something you are eating, doing, or taking is impacting you so much so, that your mood is affected. Hormone imbalances are frequently the problem, especially estrogen and testosterone. Thyroid hormone is my specialty, and if it drops too low, you get depressed. When it moves into a healthy range, you feel happy and content. When I say normal range I dont mean the normal reference range indicated on your lab test. My opinion is that the so-called normal range is based upon a sick and hypothyroid population. This may explain why you feel terrible but your levels are normal. I dont go by labs, I go by clinical presentation. I adored Robin Williams, he was brilliant, and behind his smiling eyes and hysterical jokes, he battled depression for years. You may feel the same way as you read this today, and I am glad youre still holding on. Depression is one of those conditions that people judge. Here are some reasons for depression that you might explore with the help of your physician: Hypothyroidism and hypoadrenia: Ive mentioned this one already, however, I want you to get a copy of my Thyroid Healthy book so you learn how to test properly. Testing and treatment is the key to your happiness. Also, do not take thyroid medicine until your adrenal glands are strong and healthy. You may need to be supported adaptogenic herbs, a healthy diet, relaxation and other stress reducers. The Pill-: Synthetic hormones for birth control or menopause reduce your bodys levels of B vitamins and minerals to the point where you cannot manufacture happy brain chemicals. A reduction in key neurotransmitters such as norepinephrine, dopamine and serotonin causes depression. It could be on and off as you describe. Statins and Binders: We know these drugs reduce CoQ10, but do you realize they crash your ability to activate vitamin D? Ever heard of seasonal affective disorder or SAD? That is often related to low D levels so you might need D if you take cholesterol reducers. Medications: Drugs mug life-sustaining nutrients. Ibuprofen steals folic acid, and diabetic drugs steal B12. Read my Drug Muggers book for more drug-induced nutrient depletions. If you take medications periodically, then you cant make neurotransmitters, then you deal with that on and off situation you describe. Infections: Last on my list but huge news. Certain infections that we carry in our body can affect the brain. You can have bipolar, depression, insomnia and/or anxiety because of Bartonella, Lyme, syphilis, HIV, fungal infections (and their mycotoxins), herpes and many others. Clearing the infection improves mood better than any prescribed antidepressant. Uncover the cause of your depressionDEAR PHARMACIST Suzy Suzy Cohen is a pharmacist in Gainesville. StatePointOne out of every three adults over 65 years old falls each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And for older adults with dementia, the risk of falling is three times higher than those with no cognitive impairment, according to the AARP Bulletin. However, research supports the notion that many of the physiological changes related to aging -such as loss of balance -can be prevented or postponed with regular exercise. With this in mind, its no surprise that many senior living communities are making comprehen sive health and wellness programs available to their residents. Were seeing residents increase their mobility, endurance and balance, and improve their range of motion and fitness levels, says Katie Westberg, national director of Life Enrichment at The Goodman Group, a company that has developed a new fitness program for its senior living and health care communities. Additionally, Westberg cites that participants feel better and are having fun, showing quick results to their overall well-being, Many of the residents involved in our FIT Functional Fitness program start seeing long-lasting and significant strength training benefits within an eight to 16 week period. The experts behind the FIT Functional Fitness program, a new, national, personalized functional fitness program developed by The Goodman Group in partnership with a physical therapist and board certified geriatric specialist, are offering some tips for older adults looking to improve their well-being and restore their vigor. Engage in exercises that can improve your core strength, balance and cardiovascular health. If you live in a senior living community, inquire about on-site programs. Additionally, many community centers and health clubs conduct exercise classes designed specifically for senior health. Invest in a stationary bike. Its easy to incorporate this activity into your day while watching TV, listening to music or talking to your family, and pedaling lowers blood pressure, according to AARP. Consult your physician before getting started. Your exercise routine should take into account your current health level and functionality as well as your physical needs. Food and health are directly correlated, so pair your exercise with healthy eating. The FIT Functional Fitness program at The Goodman Group, for example, incorporates local, organic, seasonal produce as well as lean protein alternatives and plant strong ingredients in their menu options. Stick to it. Results may come quickly, but a long-term health benefit requires commitment. For more information about senior fitness and health programs, visit www.TheGoodmanGroup. com. While you cant stop time, research shows that with exercise, you may feel better, longer.Regular exercise may stem aging effects in older adults STATEPOINTIts easy to exercise with equipment already found in your home. Certain exercises on chairs can help strengthen your abdominals and walking up and down the stair cases can provide a cardiovascular workout. Free Medicare Seminar coming upFrom staff reportsAre you age 64? If so, have you thought about enrolling in Medicare but dont know where to start? Start here. The LifeStyle Enrichment Center is sponsoring an educational Medicare Seminar on Tuesday, September 9. The seminar will run from 5-6 p.m. and is free of charge, as a service to you. The seminar will be moderated by Irv Crowetz, owner and founder of C/C & Associates, Inc. in Lake City. Crowetz will cover a wide range of subjects in the Medicare Seminar including: What you need to know about Medicare; When to enroll in Medicare; What is covered through Medicare; and Is a supplement needed. This is not a sales seminar, but simply a time to ask questions and receive information. Seating is limited so please call and reserve your spot today. Call C/C/ & Associates, Inc. at 386-755-3476, ext. 107. Rediscovering the bikeMy husband and I recently splurged and bought two new bikes for ourselves. Its something wed talked about doing since the beginning of summer but decided to wait until our parents could chip in for an early birthday gift. The last bike I had bought for me was sometime in middle school, think 2002. My husband said he hadnt ridden a bike in over ten years, so I guess we were sitting at close to the same timeline. As we were picking through and eyeing over several bikes at the store, an employee came and asked if we needed any help or had any questions. And he saved the day. We didnt know the first thing about where to start looking for a bike. The one that caught my eye (because I thought it was cute) had 28-inch tires. And if my husband was looking at a bike with 28-inch tires, then surely I shouldnt be looking at a bike with 28-inch tires because hes so much taller than I am. The employee put my worries to rest and informed me that the height of the tire has little to do with the height of the rider. A tire with a bigger diameter will simply have to turn fewer times to cover more ground bigger tires make for easier riding, he said. We had this and all kids of other questions, but before long we were loaded up with two bikes, two locks, two helmets, a water bottle hook and bottle to match, and a handful of other items. We were mighty excited to head out on our first adventure once the Florida rain went away for the day. Not even one minute after mounting the bike and setting off for our first ride, my husbands chain fell off as he switched gears. What do we do now? We managed to get it back on track and set off for an hour-long bike ride on the roads of the town. That was ten days ago and weve ridden nearly every day since. Sorry to say our puppys missing out on the fun she just couldnt keep up with the amount of ground we cover in 60-90 minutes on a bike. But its been so fun to explore the beauty of North Florida. Im glad we splurged. Emily Emily Lawson is the Associate Editor of the Lake City Reporter.


Lake City Reporter SPORTS Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Section B Story ideas?ContactTim KirbySports 1BSPORTS BRIEFS Allen has same energy he began with at Columbia. GAMES Friday Q Columbia High football vs. West Orange High in kickoff classic, 7:30 p.m. Q Fort White High football at Dixie County High in kickoff classic, 7:30 p.m. BOYS CLUB Fall registration underway at club The Boys and Girls Club of Columbia County is registering for the fall session, which runs through Oct. 18. Children ages 6-14 are eligible to attend. Cost is $160 for nine weeks. Transportation is available from elementary and middle schools. For details, call 752-4184. GIRLS SOFTBALL Registration open for fall league Girls Softball Association of Columbia County has open registration for its fall leagues through the end of August at Brian’s Sports. Fee is $55 for a single player, $75 for two siblings and $95 for three or more siblings. Proof of age is required. Divisions range from 17U to 6U. For details, go to information@girlssoft SEMINOLES Kickoff gathering on Thursday The Lake City Seminole Club’s 2014 Kickoff Gathering is 6 p.m. Thursday at The Country Club at Lake City. Speaker is Michael Langston with warchant. com For details, call 752-2180. YOUTH BASEBALL Lake City fall registration Lake City/Columbia County Youth Baseball has fall league registration (ages 4-15) online at through Sept. 7. Cost is $75 per child plus online fee. Live registration dates will be announced. For details, call Jessica Langley at 867-1897. RUNNING All for Hoops races Sept. 13 The All for Hoops 5K and Duathalon is 7:30 a.m. Sept. 13 at Ivey Park in Branford. Cost is $20 for the 5k and $30 for the duathalon with proceeds to benefit basketball programs in the Branford area. Register online at www. For details, call Michelle Richards at 208-2447. SEMI-PRO FOOTBALL Team seeking players, coaches The North Florida Spartans semi-pro football team is looking for players and coaches to join the team. For details, call Luis Santiago at 466-2711.Q From staff reports Coach speaks at Kiwanis TIM KIRBY /Lake City ReporterColumbia High head coach Brian Allen (center) is wel comed as guest speaker at the Lake City Kiwanis Club’s Tuesday luncheon by board member Norbie Ronsonet and preside nt Teena Peavey. By TIM KIRBYtkirby@lakecityreporter.comColumbia High head coach Brian Allen spoke at Lake City Kiwanis Club’s Tuesday luncheon meeting and whetted appetites for Tiger football. Columbia opens the season at 7:30 p.m. Friday in a kickoff classic game against West Orange High. Not only will the classic be a debut for the 2014 Tigers, but a chance for fans to see the improve-ments at the field. “The stadium has been revamped and the field reconstructed,” Allen said. “As head coach I take a lot of pride in the facility. The home stadium is again representative of the foot-ball teams we have had for years.” Allen led the Tigers into the playoffs his first three years and the goal is to go farther. “This is year four and I still have the same fire and energy as year one to bring a state championship to Columbia High,” Allen said. “This will be my first graduating class. I’ve had them for four years. The CHS continued on 2BJones glad to be back with GatorsBy MARK LONGAssociated PressGAINESVILLE — Florida running back Matt Jones was mostly miserable last season. The 6-foot-2, 235-pound junior from Seffner missed considerable time with a viral infection, rushed back for the second game of the season and then injured his knee a few weeks later. He didn’t think things could get any worse. But with Jones watching from the sideline, the Gators ended the year with seven consecutive losses and recorded the program’s first losing season since 1979. “Watching the team just kind of falling apart, that was the toughest thing,” he said. Jones is healthy now and eager to prove last year was a fluke — for himself and Florida. “I think we’re going to overcome that 4-8 (record),” Jones said. “We don’t have 4-8 in our head no more. This team is kind of rebuild-ing. We’re stacked at every position.” Especially at running back. With Jones, sophomore Kelvin Taylor, fifth-year senior Mack Brown and versatile freshman Brandon Powell, the Gators have their most backfield depth in years. Throw in red-shirt freshman Adam Lane and former walk-on Mark Herndon, and Florida could be poised to run — liter-ally — back into conten-tion in the Southeastern Conference’s Eastern Division. Sure, quarterback Jeff Driskel and the team’s revamped offensive line probably will be more important in determining Florida’s success this sea-son. But being able to run the ball consistently has proven to be a champion-ship model for the Gators. And Jones could be the key to making it work. He has the size to pick up tough yards between the tackles, the speed to get to the edge and go the distance, and the receiver skills to be a threat in the passing game. “He’s a 230-pound back that, about midway through the third and fourth quar-ter, you get tired of hitting,” coach Will Muschamp said. “He’s got extremely good hands, he’s very good at protection, very smart play-er. ... He looks really good. He’s healthy, he’s in shape, he’s excited, itching to get started.” Jones has adjusted well to new offensive coordina-tor Kurt Roper’s spread scheme. As much havoc as Jones can cause on zone, counter and power plays, he’s proven to be equally adept in the passing game. “I love the offense,” Jones said. “I love what Roper’s doing with the running backs, giving us a chance we can really catch the ball. That will really up our stock just trying to go to the next level. So I feel good about catching the ball.” Running back had plagued 2013 season.


SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today AUTO RACING 4:30 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Truck Series, pole qualifying for UNOH 200, at Bristol, Tenn. 8:30 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Truck Series, UNOH 200, at Bristol, Tenn. CYCLING 3:30 p.m. NBCSN — USA Pro Challenge, stage 3, Gunnison to Monarch Mountain, Colo. GOLF 5 a.m. TGC — European PGA Tour, Czech Masters, first round, part I, at Prague LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL 3 p.m. ESPN — World Series, double elimination, South Korea vs. Japan 7:30 p.m. ESPN — World Series, double elimination, Las Vegas vs. Philadelphia MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 3:30 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage, N.Y. Mets at Oakland or Toronto at Milwaukee (2 p.m.) 10 p.m. ESPN — San Diego at L.A. Dodgers SOCCER 2:30 p.m. FSN — UEFA Champions League, Zenit at Liege YOUTH OLYMPICS GAMES 7 p.m. NBCSN — Swimming; gymnastics (women’s all-around), at Nanjing, China (same-day tape)BASEBALLAL standings East Division W L Pct GB Baltimore 71 52 .577 —New York 63 59 .516 7 Toronto 64 61 .512 8Tampa Bay 61 63 .492 10 Boston 56 68 .452 15 Central Division W L Pct GB Kansas City 69 55 .556 — Detroit 66 56 .541 2 Cleveland 62 61 .504 6Chicago 59 66 .472 10Minnesota 55 68 .447 13 West Division W L Pct GB Los Angeles 73 50 .593 — Oakland 73 51 .589 Seattle 67 57 .540 6 Houston 52 73 .416 22 Texas 48 76 .387 25 Today’s Games Texas (N.Martinez 2-9) at Miami (Eovaldi 6-7), 12:40 p.m. Seattle (Paxton 3-0) at Philadelphia (Hamels 6-6), 1:05 p.m. Toronto (Dickey 9-12) at Milwaukee (J.Nelson 2-3), 2:10 p.m. N.Y. Mets (Za.Wheeler 8-8) at Oakland (Samardzija 3-2), 3:35 p.m. Houston (Feldman 6-9) at N.Y. Yankees (Pineda 2-2), 7:05 p.m. Detroit (Porcello 13-8) at Tampa Bay (Odorizzi 9-9), 7:10 p.m. L.A. Angels (Richards 13-4) at Boston (Buchholz 5-7), 7:10 p.m. Baltimore (W.Chen 12-4) at Chicago White Sox (Noesi 7-8), 8:10 p.m. Cleveland (House 1-3) at Minnesota (Nolasco 5-8), 8:10 p.m. Kansas City (D.Duffy 8-10) at Colorado (J.De La Rosa 12-8), 8:40 p.m. Thursday’s Games Houston at N.Y. Yankees, 1:05 p.m.Cleveland at Minnesota, 1:10 p.m.Detroit at Tampa Bay, 1:10 p.m.L.A. Angels at Boston, 7:10 p.m. NL standings East Division W L Pct GB Washington 70 53 .569 — Atlanta 65 60 .520 6 Miami 62 62 .500 8 New York 59 67 .468 12 Philadelphia 55 70 .440 16 Central Division W L Pct GB Milwaukee 70 55 .560 —St. Louis 67 57 .540 2 Pittsburgh 64 61 .512 6 Cincinnati 61 64 .488 9 Chicago 54 70 .435 15 West Division W L Pct GB Los Angeles 70 56 .556 — San Francisco 65 58 .528 3 San Diego 58 65 .472 10 Arizona 53 72 .424 16 Colorado 49 75 .395 20 Today’s Games Texas (N.Martinez 2-9) at Miami (Eovaldi 6-7), 12:40 p.m. Seattle (Paxton 3-0) at Philadelphia (Hamels 6-6), 1:05 p.m. Toronto (Dickey 9-12) at Milwaukee (J.Nelson 2-3), 2:10 p.m. N.Y. Mets (Za.Wheeler 8-8) at Oakland (Samardzija 3-2), 3:35 p.m. Arizona (Cahill 3-8) at Washington (Roark 12-7), 7:05 p.m. Atlanta (A.Wood 9-9) at Pittsburgh (Cole 7-4), 7:05 p.m. Cincinnati (Cueto 15-6) at St. Louis (Lynn 13-8), 7:15 p.m. San Francisco (Peavy 1-3) at Chicago Cubs (E.Jackson 6-13), 8:05 p.m. Kansas City (D.Duffy 8-10) at Colorado (J.De La Rosa 12-8), 8:40 p.m. San Diego (Stults 5-13) at L.A. Dodgers (R.Hernandez 7-8), 10:10 p.m. Thursday’s Games Arizona at Washington, 4:05 p.m.Atlanta at Cincinnati, 7:10 p.m.San Francisco at Chicago Cubs, 8:05 p.m. San Diego at L.A. Dodgers, 10:10 p.m. Little League WORLD SERIES At South Williamsport, Pa. Monday Consolation: Rapid City 5, Brno 3Guadalupe 6, Perth 2, Perth eliminated Pearland 11, Lynnwood 4, Lynnwood eliminated Maracaibo 2, Humacao 1, Humacao eliminated Chicago 8, Cumberland 7, Cumberland eliminated Tuesday Consolation: Nashville 12, Vancouver 9 Game 21: Guadalupe vs. Maracaibo (n)Game 22: Pearland vs. Chicago (n) Today Game 23: Seoul vs. Tokyo, 3 p.m.Game 24: Las Vegas vs. Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m. FOOTBALLNFL preseason Monday Washington 24, Cleveland 23 Thursday Pittsburgh at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m. Friday Carolina at New England, 7:30 p.m.N.Y. Giants at N.Y. Jets, 7:30 p.m.Jacksonville at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.Oakland at Green Bay, 8 p.m.Chicago at Seattle, 10 p.m. Saturday Tampa Bay at Buffalo, 4:30 p.m.Dallas at Miami, 7 p.m.Tennessee at Atlanta, 7 p.m.Washington at Baltimore, 7:30 p.m.Minnesota at Kansas City, 8 p.m.New Orleans at Indianapolis, 8 p.m.St. Louis at Cleveland, 8 p.m.Houston at Denver, 9 p.m. Sunday San Diego at San Francisco, 4 p.m.Cincinnati at Arizona, 8 p.m.AUTO RACINGSprint Cup leaders Points 1, Jeff Gordon, 816. 2, Dale Earnhardt Jr., 813. 3, Brad Keselowski, 733. 4, Joey Logano, 714. 5, Matt Kenseth, 709. 6, Kevin Harvick, 687. 7, Jimmie Johnson, 686. 8, Carl Edwards, 679. 9, Ryan Newman, 679. 10, Clint Bowyer, 672. 11, Greg Biffle, 660. 12, Kasey Kahne, 651. 13, Austin Dillon, 638. 14, Kyle Larson, 636. 15, Kyle Busch, 620. 16, Marcos Ambrose, 616. 17, Paul Menard, 614. 18, Brian Vickers, 598. 19, Jamie McMurray, 596. 20, Denny Hamlin, 589. Money 1, Brad Keselowski, $5,025,968. 2, Jeff Gordon, $4,880,282. 3, Dale Earnhardt Jr., $4,670,989. 4, Jimmie Johnson, $4,652,352. 5, Jamie McMurray, $4,414,446. 6, Kevin Harvick, $4,398,393. 7, Matt Kenseth, $4,317,746. 8, Joey Logano, $4,312,012. 9, Kyle Busch, $4,266,114. 10, Denny Hamlin, $4,078,866. 11, Greg Biffle, $3,715,479. 12, Austin Dillon, $3,633,823. 13, Clint Bowyer, $3,559,704. 14, Aric Almirola, $3,491,203. 15, Paul Menard, $3,491,112. 16, Brian Vickers, $3,487,513. 17, Carl Edwards, $3,471,612. 18, Kyle Larson, $3,357,930. 19, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., $3,316,995. 20, Marcos Ambrose, $3,248,775. Wins D.Earnhardt Jr., 3; J.Gordon, 3; J.Johnson, 3; B.Keselowski, 3; C.Edwards, 2; K.Harvick, 2; J.Logano, 2; A.Allmendinger, 1; A.Almirola, 1; Ku.Busch, 1; Ky.Busch, 1; D.Hamlin, 1. 2B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2014 Page Editor: Tim Kirby, 754-04212BSPORTS AGATE WEDNESDAY EVENING AUGUST 20, 2014 Comcast Dish DirecTV 6 PM6:307 PM7:308 PM8:309 PM9:3010 PM10:3011 PM11:30 3-ABC 3 -TV20 NewsABC World NewsEntertainment Ton.Inside Edition (N) The MiddleThe GoldbergsModern FamilyModern FamilyMotive “Kiss of Death” (N) News at 11Jimmy Kimmel Live 4-IND 4 4 4News4JAX at 6PMNews4JAXEntertainment Ton.Inside Edition (N) Love-RaymondRules/EngagementBig Bang TheoryBig Bang TheoryThe 10 O’Clock News (N) News4JAXArsenio Hall 5-PBS 5 -WUFT News at 6Nightly BusinessPBS NewsHour (N) Rock, Pop and Doo Wop (My Music) Popular songs from the 1950s and 1960s. Dr. Fuhrman’s End Dieting Forever! 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The Tigers attended the UCF summer camp in June. “We have 20 summer workouts from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. each day and they have to make at least half or they are not allowed to play,” Allen said. “We had 130 kids who got in all their training.” Allen has stretched himself, moving over to offense after spending all of his previous playing and coaching career on defense. “I am now the offensive coordinator and I look for-ward to that,” Allen said. “I hope it is a beneficial move and will help us make that leap where we have fallen short. If you get to round two or three every year, one year you will get one of those teams that get as far as round four and then the championship game.” The offense got a big boost by putting up 28 points on the defense at a scrimmage on Friday. “Our defense is extremely good and that is one of the things I am most excited about,” Allen said. “Coach (Dennis) Dotson is one of the best defen-sive coordinators in high school and if you get one yard against his defense you have got a pretty good offense.” The new offensive coordinator does not get treated with kid gloves. “The day I switched over to offense, (Coach Dotson) started blitzing me from the word go,” Allen said. “We have been able to get a lot of individual training on offense. They are relaxed and we walk through things slow with a lot of teaching.” Allen expects the district title to come down to Columbia and Ed White High again this year. That game is Oct. 10 in Lake City. The hopes then are for new heights. “We play 10 games to win five,” Allen said. “That is our mindset each year. The community has been outstanding since I have arrived and I hope I have been a positive since I’ve been here.”


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4B LAKE CITY REPORTER ADVICE & COMICS WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2014 Page Editor: Emogene Graham, 754-0415 DEAR ABBY: I’m mar ried to the love of my life. I can’t imagine loving a man more than I love “Wayne,” and I know he feels the same about me. The prob lem is, he’s always telling stories about things he has done, including past rela tionships, in graphic detail. I have heard all of them repeatedly, and I’m sick of them. When I tell him this he says, “Fine! I won’t talk to you anymore.” Wayne never talks about OUR past, present or future. How can I get him to stop reliving “the good ol’ days” and start focusing on our life together? — CURRENT EVENT IN KENTUCKY DEAR CURRENT EVENT: Wayne may react defensively when you say you’re “sick” of his stories because he feels you are criticizing him. Perhaps if you told him that hearing him dwell on past relation ships is hurtful, he might be willing to enlarge his repertoire. If that doesn’t help, it’s possible your husband feels his best years are behind him. Past conquests and adventures can be more fun to dwell on than the new lawnmower, the plumbing that needs replacement, which friends are sick and the most recent one who died. Things might improve if you work together to cre ate activities that will spice up your lives and give him some new material. Try it. It might benefit you both. DEAR ABBY: I have been in a relationship with “Bob” for 12 years. He doesn’t work and doesn’t take care of our children because he says it’s “not his responsibility.” I have sup ported him all this time, yet nothing is good enough. He has cheated on me several times. During his third affair, he had two kids with the other woman. He doesn’t understand why I don’t trust him and why I insist on seeing his cell phone. The last time I was able to get ahold of it, he broke down the bathroom door trying to get it back. He threatens to move out, and if he does, that will be “the last I hear from him.” I would be relieved if he went. I have so much anger toward him. I love him, but at this point love doesn’t have anything to do with it. I have asked him sev eral times to leave, but he just keeps saying he’ll be leaving on his own terms. I can’t continue like this anymore. He brings out the worst in me and I hate it. What do I do? — HAD IT IN PHOENIX DEAR HAD IT: That you have tolerated this behavior for 12 years bog gles my mind. Because this philandering freeloader has resided with you for so long, you may have to go through formal eviction proceedings to get rid of him. You have given him a free ride, and you may need the services of a lawyer to pry him out of there. If you do, consider it money well spent. DEAR ABBY: If a spouse keeps photos of a college sweetheart after 50 years, what does it mean? Does it mean he is still car rying a torch for that per son and doesn’t want to for get her? — SUSPICIOUS IN HOUSTON DEAR SUSPICIOUS: I doubt it, but if you want to be sure, the person you should ask is your hus band. After 50 years, the “torch” may be too heavy to carry -or completely out. HOROSCOPES DEAR ABBY ARIES (March 21-April 19): You can find a bargain, but avoid emo tional spending. Put more into the way you look or the skills you want to develop. A change in the way you approach someone will help you take control and get things done your way. ++ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Share your feelings, but don’t expect everyone to favor what you say. You’ll find out where you stand by being honest and straightforward. You will gain personal stability if you can determine the most practical route to take. ++++ GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don’t take a chance when it comes to legal, financial or medical issues. Positive change at home that helps you cut corners should be implemented. 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Don’t hesitate to take action. Leave your emotions out of any decision you need to make. Base the chang es you make on what’s required to reach your intended goal. ++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Someone will be watching what you do with a critical eye. Appeal to the sensitivity of any situation you face. A practical approach coupled with a passionate response will help you achieve the results you are hoping for. Protect your health and physical wellness. +++++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Refuse to let anyone pressure you into doing something that isn’t going to do you any good. Step back and take a look at your current friends and associates and choose to align yourself with those who share your goals. +++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Impulsive, unpredictable people are best kept at arm’s length. You will complement seri ous-minded, dedicated people looking to make improvements to the way things are done. Avoid unnecessary expenditures. Combat poor ideas with worthwhile replacements. +++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Don’t let anything stand in your way. Check out opportunities that will raise your standard of living. A partnership will take a unique turn to help you reach your goal. Don’t argue when you should be making love. +++ PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Check out new ways to make your home comfortable and entertaining. An expendi ture that brings you joy will ease your stress. A sugges tion made by someone from a unique background will push you in the right direc tion. +++++ CELEBRITY CIPHER Abigail Van THE LAST WORD Eugenia Last Husband who relives his past should focus on his present Q Write Dear Abby at or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS Ron Paul, 79; Sylvester Mccoy, 71; Al Roker, 60; Misha Collins, 40; Amy Adams, 40; Andrew Garfield, 31; Demi Lovato, 22. DILBERT BABY BLUES BLONDIE BEETLE BAILEY B.C. 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Classified Department: 755-5440LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDWEDNESDAY, AUGUST20, 20145B FULL TIME POSITIONS AVAILABLE! LOOKING FOR:Technically sound & sale oriented candidates FREE Satellite TV Service! VALUED AT $3,000 Earn Up to $10.35 Per Hour Within Y our First 6 Months! Under NEW Leadership LegalNOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the Ascot Capital LLC of the following certifi-cate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issu-ance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 1328Year of Issuance: 2012Description of Property: SEC 29 TWN 4S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 03236-101LOT1 KELLICHE ESTATES S/D. ORB 758-1245, 774-891, 860-234, 860-236, 945-1752Name in which assessed: RONALD JACKSON BROWNAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 08th of September, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05546295August 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the CB International Investments of the fol-lowing certificate has filed said cer-tificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 2341Year of Issuance: 2011Description of Property: SEC 20 TWN 3S RNG 17 PARCELNUM-BER 05467-001LOTS 9 THRU 16 BLOCK 8 RUBYPARK S//D. ORB 524-71, 667-230, 770-2065, 799-2294, 807-1668 THRU 1671, 947-1168-1170. 1010-398, 1075-1246 THRU 1252.Name in which assessed: MARTI-NOR FLEURYAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 08th of September, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05546293August 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the PPF Holdings III, LTD/USBANK of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be is-sued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 2619Year of Issuance: 2012Description of Property: SEC 06 TWN 4S RNG 17 PARCELNUM-BER 08019-035LOT1 BLOCK 3 GRANDVIEWPARK. ORB 481-179, 640-444, 703-155, 845-1194, QCD 1076-468Name in which assessed: LI TTRUST, NANETTE-GAY: NOR-MAN TRUSTEEAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 08th of September, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice imLegalpaired, call 711.05546291August 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TCL10, LLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The cer-tificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 3075Year of Issuance: 2010Description of Property: SEC 02 TWN 6S RNG 17 PARCELNUM-BER 09552-101COMM NWCOR OF NW1/4 OF SE 1/4, RUN S 210 FTTO C/LOF 50 FTRD R/W, RUN E ALONG C/L1235 FT, S 1711.3 FT, S 16 DG E 228 FT, E 868.93 FTFOR POB, CONTE 129 FT, S 169.75 FTTO N R/WOF 50 FTRD, RUN W129 FT, N 169.75 FTTO POB. (AKALOT1 OF REPLATOF LOT20 ROLLING GREEN HILLS S/D UNRC). ORB 819-1970, 827-2247Name in which assessed: ANGELALYNN THORESON NORRISAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 08th of September, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05546296August 20, 2014 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the CB International Investments of the fol-lowing certificate has filed said cer-tificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 3094Year of Issuance: 2011Description of Property: SEC 26 TWN 5S RNG 17 PARCELNUM-BER 09392-007COMM NE COR OF NW1/4 OF NW1/4 & RUN W664.31 FTTO POB, CONTW332.16 FT, S 436.53 FT, E 163.89 FT, S 227.84 FT, CONTS 231.50 FT, S 79 DG E 166.12 FT, N 925.67 FTTO POB. ORB 841-508, QC 1069-2241, QCD 1071-2338, QCD 1073-884.Name in which assessed: HORN IVLLCAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 08th of September, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05546292August 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the PPF Holdings III, LTD/USBANK of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be is-sued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 3553Year of Issuance: 2012Description of Property: PARCELNUMBER 11441-000NWDIV: BEG NWCOR, RUN S 134 FT, E 94 FT, N 134 FT, W94 FTTO POB. BLOCK 79. ORB 474-102 9JTWRS0, DC EMMAPAT-TERSON 947-2510Name in which assessed: VALLENE T. WRIGHTAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 08th of September, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTS LegalAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05546289August 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TC12, LLC of the following certifi-cate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issu-ance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 650Year of Issuance: 2012Description of Property: SEC 10 TWN 3S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 02055-021LOT21 PARNELLHILLS S/D UNIT1. ORB 829-421, DC FOR RI-CHARD IN ORB 1085-673Name in which assessed: BAR-BRETTASTRICKLANDAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 08th of September, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05546294August 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec. 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the TRC-SPE, LLC/US BANK of the follow-ing certificate has filed said certifi-cate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 662Year of Issuance: 2011Description of Property: SEC 10 TWN 3S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 02055-006LOTS 5 & 6 PARNELLHILLS S/D UNIT1. ORB 402-73, 530-199, 812-1975Name in which assessed: HORACE GILLIARDAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law, the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 08th of September, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTSAMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.05546297August 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDACIVILACTIONCASE NO.: 12-2013-CA-000599DIVISION:JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NA-TIONALASSOCIATION,PLAINTIFF,VS.NANCYM. HARRYA/K/ANAN-CYM. BROWN A/K/ANANCYB. BROWN,, ETAL,DEFENDANT(S).NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANTTO CHAPTER 45NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN Pur-suant to a Final Judgment of Foreclo-sure dated July 28, 2014, and entered in Case No. 12-2013-CA-000599 of the Circuit Court of the Third Judi-cial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Florida in which JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, is the Plaintiff and Nancy M. Harry a/k/a Nancy M. Brown a/k/a Nancy B. Brown; Owen L. Harry and Any And All Unknown Parties Claiming Legalby, Through, Under, And Against The Herein named Individual De-fendant(s) Who are not Known To Be Dead Or Alive, Whether Said Unknown Parties may Claim An In-terest in Spouses, heirs, Devisees, Grantees, Or Other Claimants, are Defendants, the Columbia County Clerk of the Circuit Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash in/on the third floor of the Columbia County Courthouse at 173 N.E. Her-nando Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32055, Columbia County, Florida at 11:00 AM on the 27 day of August, 2014, the following described prop-erty as set forth in said Final Judg-ment of Foreclosure:LOT10, SANDYPINES SUBDIVI-SION, ACCORDING TO THE PLATTHEREOF RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 5, PAGE 32-32A, PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUM-BIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.A/K/A468 S WRANDOLPH CRT, FORTWHITE, FL32038Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale.AMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-modation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administra-tion at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appear-ance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice im-paired, call 711.Dated in Columbia County, Florida this 6 day of August, 2014.Clerk of the Circuit CourtColumbia County, FloridaBy: /s/ B. ScippioDeputy Clerk05546436August 13, 20, 2014 IN THE CIRCUITCOURTFOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAPROBATE DIVISIONFile No. 14-187-CPDivision ProbateIN RE: ESTATE OFDOROTHYWILLODEAN BECK-LEYDeceased.NOTICE TO CREDITORSThe administration of the estate of Dorothy Willodean Beckley, de-ceased, whose date of death was April 21, 2014, is pending in the Cir-cuit Court for Columbia County, Florida, Probate Division, the ad-dress of which is 173 NE Hernando Ave., Lake City, Florida 32055. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal rep-resentatives attorney are set forth below.All creditors of the decedent and oth-er persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRSTPUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AF-TER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM.All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRSTPUBLICA-TION OF THIS NOTICE.ALLCLAIMS NOTFILE WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SETFORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED.NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SETFORTH ABOVE, ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED.The date of first publication of this notice is August 13, 2014.Personal Representative:/s/ Carol S. Knight6319 NW31st CircleJennings, FL32053Attorney for Personal Representa-tive:/s/ Stephen M. WittAttorneyFlorida Bar Number: 231916PO Box 2064Lake City, FL32056-2064 LegalTelephone: (386) 755-2863Fax: (386) 752-1732E-Mail: stephen@attorneywitt.comSecondary E-Mail:leah@attorneywitt.com05546432August 13, 20, 2014 100Job Opportunities05545691Rountree 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 05546117Earn Extra Money Deliver the YPReal Yellow Pages Lake City, FLArea FT/PT, Daily work, get paid in 72hrs Must be 18 or older, have driver’s license and insured vehicle•Call (800) 422-1955 Mon-Fri, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM•Or email us at •Or log onto www.phonebookdelivery .info Mention "Lake City" Help 05546457EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COLUMBIACOUNTY Columbia County is accepting applications for the position of part-time (20 hrs/wk) Library Assistant I. Position is advanced clerical library work; performs moderately complex clerical tasks; & may work in public services, children’s, circulation, technical or other areas of the library. Minimum requirements: High school diploma/GED, two years office work or clerical experience preferably in library setting. FL driver’s license preferred. Mandatory library screening test must be submitted with application. Call Main Library 386-758-2101. Salary is $9.10 per hr. plus limited benefits (no health/life insurance). Nights & weekend work will be required. Successful applicant must pass a pre-employment physical, criminal history check & drug screen. Applications available at the Human Resources Office Board of County Commissioners, 135 NE Hernando Ave., Suite 203, Lake City, FL32055 or online at, (386)719-2025, TDD(386)758-2139. Application deadline: 8/22/2014. AA/EEO/ADA/VPEmployer. Gilman Building Products Company is accepting applications for the position of Secretary at the Sawmill located in Lake Butler. Interested applicants should be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel; with a general working knownlege of all office releated duties and functions. They must also be knowledgable in accounts payable and payroll. Anyone interested in this position should, futhermore, possess exemplary public relations skills. We have competitive rates and 401K, dental & health insurance, paid vacation & holidays and promotional opportunities. Interested applicants shoudl apply in person Monday Through Friday from 8:00 AM until 3:30 PM at the front office. Applicants must beign SS cand and picture ID. High School diploma or GED is required.05546622Homes of Merit is expanding & looking for “experienced” associates in the following positions: Framer, Drywall Finisher, Siding Install, Ceramic Tile & Electrical. Apply in person at 1915 SE State Road 100, LC, FL 100Job Opportunities05546551Credit Analyst Columbia Bank is seeking to employee a qualified Credit Analyst.The preferred candidate will possess the ability to spread and analyze financial information including tax returns, prepare write-ups, and make recommendations. Additionally, the ideal candidate will possess the ability to communicate effectively with loan officers; and, possess a positive, professional attitude, excellent organizational skills, and the ability to handle multi-task with limited supervision.An accounting background is preferred. Fax your resume to Human Resources at (386)752-0022 or email to or submit an application online at or in person at 4785 West US Highway 90 Lake City, Florida. Agreat opportunity awaits you at Columbia Bank! E.O.E./M/F/H/V/DRUG FREE WORKPLACE Class ACDLDrivers wanted. Clean driving record and stable employment history. Steady employment w/benefits. Exp w/hopper, livefloor, or dump a plus. Contact Columbia Grain @ 755-7700 Diesel Mechanic & Mechanic Trainee needed. Great pay for the right person. Southern Specialized 752-9754 Mechanic needed for general semi-truck and tire repairs. Steady employment w/benefits. Salary dependent on exp. Must have own hand tools. Please contact Columbia Grain @ 755-7700 MemberService Rep SunState Federal Credit Union Strong customer service skills, teller exp, opening accts, platform duties and professional appearance REQ Lending exp a plus. Great pay and benefits! App REQ and avail at Fax to 386-462-4686. DFWP, EOE Security Officers Needed in Live Oak, Lake City & Branford areas. Current D Security Lic., Clear background, Drivers Lic, phone, Diploma/GED. Benefits, DFWPEEO Must Apply at: BB9100030 RECYCLE YOUR Lake City Reporter ’


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Ability to demonstrate proficiency in one or more of the following areas: a/c-refrigeration, carpentry, painting, mechanical maintenance, electrical work and plumbing. License in at least 1 area preferred. Knowledge of building and hospital related codes preferred Competitive salary and benefit package. See qualifications and apply online @ EOE, M/F/V/D, Drug Free Workplace Teller– FT– Florida Credit Union Lake City Branch Florida Credit Union has a FT teller position available at our Lake City branch.Experience with high volume cash handling, maintaining cash drawer, balancing, cross-selling ability, and customer service expertise is required. Prior credit union/bank experience is a plus. We offer competitive salary, incentives, and excellent benefits. Stop by our branch at 583 West Duval Street to complete an application or send resume to Florida Credit Union, Attn: HR/TLR, P.O. Box 5549, Gainesville, Fl 32627. Fax: 352-264-2661 E-mail: carrie.loef M/F/D/VEOE Drug Free Workplace 110Sales EmploymentMature person w/recent or current vendor exp to States, Counties, Cities & Agency contacts in SE Great potential. Refs & heavy exp a must! Call Bill 386-755-7222 for interviews 8-4 Mon-Fri 120Medical Employment055466187a-7p RN/LPN and 7p-7a RN/LPN CNAall shifts competitive salary and excellent benefits. Apply in person @ Suwannee Health Care Center 1620 East Helvenston St. Live Oak, Fla. 3206 (386)362-7860 Business Office Manager Avalon Healthcare Center is currentl accepting applications for the immediate opening of Business Office Manager. minimum of two years experience in AP/AR/Payroll in a Nursing Home required. Resumes may be faxed to 386-752-8556 or apply in person at Avalon healthcare and Rehabilitation Center 1270 SW Main Blvd, Lake City FL32025 EOE Busy Family Practice Office seeks Medical Assistant for back-office nursing duties. Must be organized and conscientious Experience preferred Fax resumes to (386) 719-9494 GIEBEIG FAMILYMEDICINE Caretenders Home Care is looking for F/TPRN OT& RN with home care experience. Please apply in person with a resume at 3593 NWDevane St. Lake City, FL. 32055. LPN Full time LPN position for Family Health Center of Columbia County. Applicants must have a current license in the State of Florida. Competitive pay and benefits. Apply online at or by mail to Nursing Position, 911 South Main Street, Trenton, FL32693. No Phone calls please. EOE. OPHTHALMIC TECHNICIAN General Ophthalmology Practice in Lake City needs Technician F/T or P/TExperience Preferred Fax resume 386-755-7561 Part time position for a Radiology Tech R.T.(R). Must be able to multi-task and work well with others. Experience in Medical Assisting is helpful. Please email resume to PATIENTADVOCATE Full time Patient Advocate position for Family Health Center of Columbia County. Competitive pay and benefits. Duties include scheduling appointments for multiple physicians, answering a multi-line phone system, verifying insurance, checking patients in/out. Data entry, customer service and clerical skills a must. 1-3 yearsexperience in a medical office setting preferred. Apply online at or by mail to Patient Advocate Position, 911 South Main Street Trenton, FL 32693. No phone calls please. EOE. SHANDS LAKE SHORE REGIONALMEDICAL CENTER has the following immediate openings: ARNP–Primary Care West Busy Primary Care Practice Current FLARNPLicense required 2-3 years experience in same or similar setting preferred Competitive salary and benefit package. See qualifications and apply online @ EOE, M/F/V/D, Drug Free Workplace 240Schools & Education05545675INTERESTED in a Medical Career?Express Training offers courses for beginners & exp • Nursing Assistant, $499 Day 8/25/14 • Phlebotomy national certifica-tion, $800 next class9/8/2014• LPN 9/15/14 Fees incl. books, supplies, exam fees. Call 386-755-4401 or 310Pets & Supplies PUBLISHER'S NOTE Florida Law 828.29 requires dogs and cats being sold to be at least 8 weeks old and have a health certificate from a licensed veterinarian documenting they have mandatory shots and are free from intestinal and external parasites. Many species of wildlife must be licensed by Florida Fish and Wildlife. If you are unsure, contact the local office for information. 430Garage Sales 114 SWStafford CT, Lake City Saturday, 8/23 7 am-? TONS of baby stuff, clothing, dishes, wedding dress and accessories, video games, books, and lots more! PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. 440Miscellaneous BLACK GAS STOVE 4 years old, good condition. $250 Call 754-0813 Fouton makes into a full sized bed. blue/grean in color $45 OBO 386-963-5126 463Building MaterialsFOR SALE NEWFRESH CUT1” CEDAR BOARD LUMBER, ALL SIZES, $2 PER BOARD FOOT PHONE 386-965-9822 630Mobile Homes forRent2 & 3 BR MH. $450 $700. mo. Plus Deposit. Water & Sewer Furnished. Cannon Creek MHP& other locations 386-752-6422 2/2 DWMH For Rent East of Lake City on Opal Street. Fenced in back yard. Screen porch, CH/A $600/mo. 1st+dep. 365-7690 2BR/1BA very nice private yard. screened porch, free water & garbage, well maintained yard, very safe, clean & quiet, owners are on premises, smoke and drug free environment. Background check, credit check & references required.. $485 mo. + $485 sec. dep., 386-719-9169 or 386-965-3003. 842 Newark Dr, Ft. White 3 Rivers Estates MH 16x76 3br/2 ba, CHAReference and Lease required. No Pets 752-4348 640Mobile Homes forSaleBrand New 2015 5BR/3BA$69,900 Setup & delivered 904-259-4663 No Money Down! Use your land. 3BR w/ porch $399/mo4BR w/ porch $499/mo 904-259-4663 Palm HarborHomes end of year sale!!3 retirement models MUST go. Save over $26k, homes from the low 60's, this week only or 800-622-2832 *Se habla espanol 650Mobile Home & LandLand/Home Package 1021 NE Cummings Way. 3BR/2BACity water & sewer $69,900 Call 904-259-4663 or 386-288-2374 Land/Home Package 158 Michelle Place 3BR/2BAon 2/5 acres $74,900 904-259--4663 Accredited Real Estate Mike Foster 288-3596 2BR/2BAMH on 10.18 acres, property finced, workshop MLS79707 $59,500 Remax TaylorGoes 344-7662 MLS80396 Beautiful DWMH, many upgrades, lg kitchen, greenhouse, shed & much more! $64,900 Poole Realty Sylvia Nowell 590-2498 2 homes on 16+ acres. 3/1 also renovated DWMH, fenced & cross fenced MLS82405 $139,900 Accredited Real Estate Mike Foster 288-3596 Just reduced MH, Lark shed, 2 decks, well maintained MLS85035 $69,995 Poole Realty Glenda McCall 208-5244 20 acres, 12 ac planted pines, 4/2 DWMH, palms, blueberry bushes & grapes MLS86715 $169,995 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert 397-3473 MLS87863 $74,900 DWMH on 7.5 ac 4BR/2BA Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert 397-3473 MLS87944 $74,900 Lg DWMH on 2 plus ac. 5B4r/3BA, Fireplace 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRent$530 mo $530 dep. 2 large bedroms/1ba Apt. CH/A NO PETS 386-697-4814 1brApt no animals and Smoke Free. East of Lake City near the college. New tile & paint $450 mth. Contact David 365-7690 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRent05546039Under New Management NOWLEASING WINDSOR ARMS APTS 2BR, 1, 1.5 or 2BAavail. Starting at $700/mo “Furnished apartments avail” Pool, Gated comm, Pet friendly, W/D hook ups (rentals avail) Call: 386-754-1800 Ft White Upstairs Studio Apt, private entrance, clean, trash/water Wi-fi, Must have ref.1st+ last+sec. $450/mo 941-924-5183 UPDATED APT, w/tile floors/fresh paint. Great area. 386-752-9626 720Furnished Apts. ForRentROOMS FOR Rent. Hillcrest, Sands, Columbia. All furnished. Electric, cable, fridge, microwave. Weekly or monthly rates. 1 person $145, 2 persons $155. weekly 386-752-5808 730Unfurnished Home ForRentBrick 3bd/1.5ba -1 ac,retreat off master, near High School, recently remodeled $1100/mo 1st + dep. 386-867-4586 Just remodeled 3bd/2ba Lg family room w/FP, lg fenced backyard w/shed $800 mth, First & Sec. Call 386-466-2266 750Business & Office RentalsOAKBRIDGE OFFICE Complex Professional Office Available 725 SE Baya Dr Call 752-4820 790Vacation Rentals Scalloping in Horseshoe Beach $99/nightly & Labor Day Spec. Tastefully remodeled efficiency, sleeps 4, cable, picnic tables, grill plus washer/dryer ect. Scalloping starts June 28 Call now 352-498-5405 or 352-498-5986 805Lots forSale 1/2 Acre. Secluded Emerald Cove US90W. 6 lots @ $8,500 OBO. Bryan: 520-345-4548 PUBLISHER'S NOTE All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to the fair housing act which makes it illegal to advertise "any preference, limitation, or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status or national origin; or any intention to make such preference, limitation or discrimination." Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under the age of 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll free at 1-800-669-9777, the toll free telephone number to the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. 810Home forSale 3 story 3BR/2BA Exclusive waterfront. Close to Lake City $225,000 752-7887 EQUESTRIAN LOG 4BR/3BA on 32 ac. CH/A, large master suite, in ground pool, barn $459,000 386-755-1641 Leave message Century 21/Darby Rogers HeatherCraig 466-9223 MLS 86968 3BR/2BA, beautifully remodeled + 2 remodeled MH (income producing) $185,900 Remax TaylorGoes 344-7662 MLS74595 Spacious 3/2 DWMH, wooded parcel on 3.73 ac, new carpet, paint, wood burning stove $89,995 Coldwell Banker/Bishop Realty 623-6896 Patti Taylor MLS83483 3BR/3BAon 1ac, real hardwood floors, front & back porches $79,900 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 MLS84203 Woodborough 3BR/3BA, 2 story brick w/exquisite master suite, 2.71 landscaped Remax, Sandy Kishton 344-0433 MLS84384 $210,000 3BR/2BAall the bells & whistles, pool and so much more. Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 MLS84671 Preserve at Laurel Lake, upscale 3BR/2.5BA, 2592 sqft Century 21/Darby Rogers HeatherCraig 466-9223 MLS 84683 Recently remodeled trilevel, 2 master suites, lots of cabs, hickory lam flooring $170,000 Poole Realty Irvin Dees 208-4276 3/2 brick on 1 ac. lg FP, family rm, screened porch MLS84778 $150,000 Poole Realty Kelli Shirah 208-3847 3BR/2BAbrick over 2000 sqft, basement, 2 car garage on over 43 acres MLS85113 $398,700 Hallmark Real Estate MLS85196 15 ac fenced & crossfenced, 6 stall shed, 2 wrkshps, 3BR, metal roof, $210,000 Paula Lawrence (386)623-1973 Poole Realty Kellie Shirah 208-3847 MLS85317 4BR/2.5BA, 2300 sqft, fm room, wood burning FP$159,750 Hallmark Real Estate MLS85607 3BR/2BAPool home! Fenced bkyard, lg DR, wood foors, ceramic tile in kit. Great for entertaining. Kay Priest (386)3658888 810Home forSale Remax, Sandy Kishton 344-0433 MLS85913 $139,900 3BR/2BA newly finished floors, LR, dining & family room & den Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 MLS86337 Spectacular 2 story 4BR/3BA, screened pool, casual & formal area, tongue & groove oak flooring Remax TaylorGoes 344-7662 MLS86396 4/2 on 22.95 ac, numerous upgrades, renovated, FP, lg kitchen, open floor plan $369,000 Remax, Sandy Kishton 344-0433 MLS86467 $99,000 3BR/2BAnew carpet, split floor plan, corner lot Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert 397-3473 MLS86553 Clean MH, open floor plan, FP& split BR plan, sold as is! $70,000 Hallmark Real Estate MLS86601 3BR/2BAbrick home in Woodcrest, lg mrb, storage space, $135,000 Debbie King (386)365-3886 Stan Batten Real Estate 752-4402 MLS86622 CR 340 $205,900 Century 21/Darby Rogers HeatherCraig 466-9223 MLS86623 Well maintained 4/2 top of the line DW, 1768sqft on 10+ ac, lg master suite $119,000 Poole Realty Enola Golightly 590-6684 Immaculate 3/2, split floor planm, nicely landscaped, 1 car garage MLS86658 $150,000 Coldwell Banker-Bishop Realty, Neil Holton 984-5046 MLS86748 Brick 3BR/2BAon .51ac, great room, 2 car garage $129,000 Remax Missy Zecher 623-0237 MLS86781 Great rm, custom home in the Oaks, screened back porch overlooking vast open pasture $289,900 United Country-Dicks Realty MLS86803 Zoning allows for residential or office use. Great office location w/parking or residence. $119,000 386-755-8585 Stan Batten Real Estate 752-4402 MLS86868 OBrien $69,995 Remax Missy Zecher 623-0237 MLS87047 Luxury, expansive front porch, master suite, loft balconies, hardwood floors, walk in pantry & so much more $249,900 Remax Missy Zecher 623-0237 MLS87171 Located on 25+ ac, hand scraped wood flooring, stone to ceiling stone FP, luxrious mast. ste, screened in pool, $475,000 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert 397-3473 MLS87213 $89,900 4BR/3BA plenty of room United Country-Dicks Realty MLS87215 Custom brick home on 34 ac, wildlife & stocked fishpond. Recently reduced $399,000 386-752-8585 Remax TaylorGoes 344-7662 MLS87256 4/3 brick split floor plan, open kitchen, formal dining & living, FP, screened porch $260,000 Coldwell Banker/Bishop Realty 623-6896 Patti Taylor MLS87263 Equestrian estate, gated comm. 4BR/2BA, many upgrades & amenities $240,000 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 3BR/2.5BAFP, fam rm, Hardwood & ceramic or marble tile MLS87278 Coldwell Banker-Bishop Realty, Sherry Ratliff 365-8414. MLS87323 Santa Fe River 3BR/2BA, 1732sqft on 6.94ac, open floor, FP, great porch $399,000 REO Realty-Nancy Rogers 862-1271 MLS87341 Reduced to $69,900 Very well kept 3/2 DWMH, split floor plan 1188 sqft Remax Jo LytteRemax 365-2821 MLS87402 Lg, spacious 3BR/2BA, metal roof, FP, lg screened front porch. Lots to offer $79,900 REO Realty-Nancy Rogers 862-1271 MLS87476 Reduced $179,900 Lakefront 3/2, 1603 sqft on 1.4 ac Remax Jo LytteRemax 365-2821 MLS87480 Starter home 3BR/2BAattached work shop, fenced, detached 2 car garage $144,900 Stan Batten Real Estate 752-4402 MLS87494 Tustenuggee $149,900 810Home forSale REO Realty-Nancy Rogers 862-1271 MLS87496 Reduced to $209,900 Home on 2ac, pool, custom, fenced, a must see. Remax Jo LytteRemax 365-2821 MLS87548 Pool home, brick FP, tile throughout, screened enclosed pool $149,900 United Country-Dicks Realty MLS87647 Nice home, quite neighborhood, Workshop w/tools & push mower remain. $84,900 386-752-8585 Stan Batten Real Estate 752-4402 MLS87653 Rolling Oaks $249,900 Stan Batten Real Estate 752-4402 MLS87653 Eastside $93,900 Hallmark Real Estate MLS87664 3BR/2BAin 55+ retirement S/D. 2 car garage, small workshop. Kay Priest $118,000 (386) 365-8888 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 MLS87669 3BR/2BA, indoor pool, great room, FP, master suite, 3 Rivers Estate Hallmark Real Estate MLS87672 Lg family 4BR/3BApool home on almost 40ac, 2 mbr, 30x30 wrkshp, small shed, 2 carports $439,000 Anita Tonetti (386)697-3780 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 MLS87688 Beautiful brick 3BR/2.5BA, 2145 sqft on 25 acres plus more Poole Realty Kellie Shirah 208-3847 MLS87702 4BR/2.5BA split floor plan w/breakfast nook. Inground pool, pole barn. $300,000 Coldwell Banker-Bishop Realty, Ruth Roberson 965-7579 MLS87705 3BR/2BAon 5.5 ac open floor, screened patio/salt pool, gazebo & pond $369,000 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 3BR/2BA1273 sqft, 2 car garage, patio, open kitchen MLS87708 $99,900 Coldwell Banker/Bishop Realty 623-6896 Patti Taylor Plantation 4BR/2.5BApool pavillion & saltwater pool, SS Appliances & so much more $289,500 MLS87714 Accredited Real Estate Mike Foster 288-3596 3BR/2BA, refurbished needs help MLS87716 $22,000 Remax Missy Zecher 623-0237 MLS87726 1380 sqft 3BR/2BA, wood floors, FP, fenced, fantastic deck. $69,900 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 5BR/3.5BA, 3893 sqft on 3.5 ac 3 car garage, FROom, FP, MLS87734 $410,000 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 1280 sqft 3BR, lg family room, custom kitchen MLS87751 $65,000 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 Great home, new carpet, paint, ceramic tile 3BR/1.5BA, all brick MLS87764 $94,900 Century 21 Darby Rogers 752-6575 3BR/2BA1266 sqft on 1 plus ac., new wood floors, fresh paint, new carpet MLS87772 $129,900 Remax TaylorGoes 344-7662 MLS87783 4/2, open floor plan, open kitchen, spacious rooms, 2 car garage $184,900 Remax Missy Zecher 623-0237 MLS87835 Spacious 3BR/2BA, cozy FP, Fruit trees $160,000 Poole Realty Ronnie Poole 208-3175 3 BR/3BAbrick on 18 ac, 2 car carport, pasture & lg oaks MLS87840 $265,000 810Home forSale Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert 397-3473 MLS87861 Nice older h ome, 1800 sqft on 3 plus ac. 3BR/2BA$59,900 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert 397-3473 MLS87873 3BR/1BA, 1742 sqft, spacious & open living room $116,900 Hallmark Real Estate MLS87895 2700 2-story home, mbr/ba covers 2nd floor! Wood burning stove, hot tub, renovated kit w/ss appliances. Anita Tonetti (386)365-8888 Poole Realty Anita Handy 208-5877 Home on Suwannee River. Reclaimed river pine floors, updated ba, new tile, thermal windows MLS87912 $189,000 Daniel Crapps Agency 755-5110 MLS87925 sante Fe River frontage 2BR/1BAstilt home, nice kitchen $240,000 Poole Realty Kellie Shirah 208-3847 MLS87928 Bank owned 2 story 6BR/3.5BA, in ground pool, 2 car garage on 10 ac. $275,000 Remax Missy Zecher 623-0237 MLS87931 3BR/2BA, over 2030sqft on almost 3/4 ac. Plantation S/D $219,900 Poole Realty Anita Handy 208-5877 3BR/2BA, split floorplan, new roof, heat pump, detached metal building. MLS81502 $104,900 Poole Realty Anita Handy 208-5877 3/2, Sugar Mill Farms. Spacious Kit & dining, nice sized LR & BR, home on 1.03 ac MLS87771 $51,000 820Farms & Acreage1/2 acre lots; Ownerfinancing $ 300 down; $ 77 per month Deas Bullard/BKLProperties 386-752-4339 4 1/2 acre lot. Lake Jeffery Road. Gorgeous Oaks!Paved Rd Owner Financing! NO DOWN! $59,900. $525mo 352-215-1018. www Remax TaylorGoes 344-7662 7.92 acres in Lake City $19,900 940Trucks 2003 CHEVYSILVERADO runs good & body in excellent shape. Asking $3000 OBO 386-755-9585 951Recreational Vehicles1999 FLEET/TITAN RV Less than 21,000 miles Asking $19,000 386-752-8421 9OUŠLLFINDITHERE Xn\\b [Xpj Lake City Reporter ’