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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 ReporterSUNDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2014 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | $1.50 LOCALFHP hopes to Stuff the Charger, 3A. CALL US: (386) 752-1293 SUBSCRIBE TO THE REPORTER: Voice: 755-5445 Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 140, No. 184 TODAYS WEATHER Opinion . . . . . . 4A Business . . . . . . . 1C Obituaries . . . . . 5A Advice & Comics . . 3D Puzzles . . . . . . . 2B SPORTSMadison County knocks of Indians 1B. 79 56Mostly sunny, 8A Journey through Forest HillsLAKECITYREPORTER.COM 1D Alligator WarriorSUNDAY EDITION Seminoles escape with 31-27 win over Irish1BSEE SPORTS,OLeno State Park festival celebrates Lake Citys past and those who came before us.7APorter was asked to quitSTATE REPRESENTATIVE As a sitting member of the state Legislature and vice-chair of the House Subcommittee on Economic Development and Tourism, Elizabeth Porter may have seemed like a natural for Columbia County Tourist Development Council director. However, she was told shed have to resign from the House to get the post. PorterBy ROBERT BRIDGESrbridges@lakecityreporter.comState Rep. Elizabeth Porter, one of four finalists for Tourist Development director, said Friday she was told last summer she would have to abandon her bid for re-election to the House of Representatives in order to be offered the county post. There was concern she couldnt be a full-time TDC director while still holding down a seat in the House, she said. However, her position as a PORTER continued on 6A Stand back in play in George caseBy TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comThe Lavell Nicole George murder trial slated to begin tomorrow has been postponed until December if it happens at all. An evidentiary hearing set for later this week will determine whether George qualifies for immunity from prosecution under the Stand Your Ground defense. George is facing second-degree murder charges in the 2012 shooting death of her boyfriend, Maurice Mickler. In December 2013 George had her attorney, Richard R. Kuritz, seek immunity from prosecution under the Stand Your Ground statute. However, weeks later that defense was withdrawn. In August another member of the defense team, attorney William Kent, filed a motion to invoke Stand Your Ground, indicating the previous motion listed the wrong statute due to a clerical error. Assistant state attorney John Durrett is prosecuting the case but Friday he declined comment on the hearing scheduled to begin Thursday. During the hearing, the judge will listen to witness testimony from both the defense and prosecution. Hearing Thursday will determine if she stands trial. George GEORGE continued on 6AINSIDESee list of other trials on Monday. By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comPeople dressed as goblins and ghosts, and others seeking quality family fun showed up at Columbia High School Friday and Saturday as the school hosted its inaugural fall festival. The festival, complete with a corn (actually sorghum) maze, allowed event attendees to spend daytime hours with childrens events, then as the ghostly hours approached, CHS students put on Halloween costumes to put a little scare into older attendees. Several CHS clubs also had booths, games and other activities at the event for fundraising purposes. CHS student Victoria Reed was volunteering her time with the Columbia High School Criminal Justice club, which hosted a Smash-A-Car fundraiser. She and her friend Taylor Joseph hoped to help sell tickets for the activity. I think its cool theyre doing a fall festival, Joseph said. Patricia Starnes, CHS FFA advisor, said the inaugural fall festival drew about 150 250 people Friday night with 212 enjoying the hayrides. She was hoping for at least the same sized crowd Saturday evening. Its always been a dream of mine Columbias corn maze draws droves Photos by TONY BRITT/Lake City ReporterAndrew Dove, a Columbia High School senior, uses a bat to hit the car in the Smash-A-Car fundraiser. ABOVE: Columbia High School students Shawn Ziegaus (from left) and Russell Hampton show Jeromy Withers and Allie Withers to a safe exit from the schools corn maze. MAZE continued on 6A By SARAH LOFTUSsloftus@lakecityreporter.comColumbia County is looking to make Paula Vann its new face of tourism. Vann was emailed a job offer for Tourist Development Council director from Assistant County Manager Ben Scott on Friday. She has until Monday to respond, Scott said. The county offered her a $55,000 annual salary with 12 vacation days and 12 sick days per year, according to Scotts email. The offer includes individual health insurance, $15,000 for life and short-term disability benefits and entrance into the Florida Retirement System. Scott told the Lake City Reporter on Wednesday that Vann requested a salary in the range of $60,0000-$65,000 and that the countys budget for the position is $65,000. Vann is the second person to be offered the job since February when it became VannPaula Vann offered TDC director position VANN continued on 6A Pay set at $55,000; has until Monday to give an answer.CHS FALL FESTIVAL


2A LAKE CITY REPORTER DAILY BRIEFING SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2014 Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAUDERHILL A uthorities say an 8-year-old boy lost three fingers while playing with illegal fireworks. The Lauderhill boy’s family tells WTVJ-TV that they heard an explosion Friday night and ran outside. Britnee Britt says she saw her younger brother running down the street crying. Britt says her brother was holding his hand, shaking and bleeding. Lauderhill Fire Rescue Capt. Larry Gonzalez says the fire works were the same used at sporting events and “highly illegal and unfortunate.” It wasn’t immediately clear how the boy got ahold of the fireworks. The boy was hospitalized. Police are investigating.Man falls to his death from condo ST. PETE BEACH — Florida authorities say alcohol may be a factor in the death of an Ohio man who fell while trying to climb to the roof of a beachfront condominium. The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office says Cody Conley of Centerville, Ohio, died early Saturday after trying to climb from the sixth floor landing of a St. Pete Beach condominium to the roof. Deputies say Conley had stripped down to his boxer shorts before attempting the climb. Conley’s 17-year-old brother also climbed over the landing’s railing to try to stop his broth er from falling. Deputies say Conley fell to the pavement below and died at a hospital. The sheriff’s office says Conley’s death appears to be acci dental. An autopsy is pending. Conley and his family were visiting Florida for a family wed ding.Lee County deputy cited for fatal crash CAPE CORAL — Authorities say a Lee County deputy was at fault in a crash that killed a southwest Florida teenager. The Cape Coral Police Department reported Friday that Deputy Douglas E. Hood was cited for careless driving follow ing a two-month investigation. Police say 15-year-old Austin Dukette was riding his bike to school in August when Hood hit the boy with his vehicle. The investigation found the comput er in the car was a factor in the crash, in addition to environ mental factors and the clothing Dukette was wearing. The News-Press reports that a white bike, stuffed animals and flowers continue the mark the location of the crash.Testing for English learners questioned TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott is petitioning U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan for a hearing on Florida’s denied request for flex ibility on testing students still learning English. Florida was granted an exten sion from No Child Left Behind in August, but federal officials declined the state’s request regarding English language learner accountability. The state asked that it be allowed to withhold Florida schools and teachers from accountability for English lan guage learner achievement on state tests until after two years of instruction. Education leaders including Miami-Dade Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho are backing the state’s request. In his letter to Duncan, Scott said he wants an administrative law judge hearing on the matter. Florida has more than 265,000 students who are learning English as a second or even third language.Man charged with stealing plumbing ST. PETERSBURG — Police say they’ve flushed out a man accused of stealing the handles and pipes of toilets in parks and restaurant restrooms around a Florida city. St. Petersburg police said Friday that they arrested a 28-year-old homeless man. He is accused of stealing the plumbing from Cracker Barrel, Burger King, Bob Evans and other restaurants. Police released a photo of a pile of metal toilet parts that they say Brian Rinda stole. Police say Rinda caused about $1,000 in damage and traded the brass valve and piping at a coun ty recycling center. Rinda was charged with eight counts of grand theft and 1 count of petit theft. Rinda is being held at county jail on $20,000 bail. It’s unclear whether he retained an attorney.Man sentenced to life in loud music killing JACKSONVILLE — A Florida man convicted of first-degree murder for fatally shooting a teenager in an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole. The life sentence imposed by Circuit Judge Russell Healey was mandatory for 47-year-old Michael Dunn after prosecutors decided not to seek the death penalty. PEOPLE IN THE NEWS HOW TO REAC H 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 pub lished 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 permis sion of the publisher. U.S. Postal Service No. 310-880. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to Lake City Reporter, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, Fla. 32056. Publisher Todd Wilson .... 754-0418 ( Robert Bridges .... 754-0428 (rbridges@lakecityr e DVERT IS ING ........ 752-1293 (ads@lakecityr e ASSIFI EDTo place a classified ad, call 755-5440B USINESSController Sue Brannon ... 754-0419 ( RCU L AT IONHome delivery of the Lake City Reporter should be completed by 6:30 a.m. Tuesday through Friday, and by 7:30 a.m. on Sunday.Please call 386-755-5445 to report any problems with your delivery service.In Columbia County, customers should call before 10:30 a.m. to report a ser vice error for same day re-delivery. After 10:30 a.m., next day re-delivery or ser vice related credits will be issued.In all other counties where home delivery is available, next day re-delivery or ser vice related credits will be issued.Circulation .............. 755-5445 ( delivery rates(Tuesday -Friday and Sunday)12 Weeks .................. $26.32 24 Weeks ................... $48.79 52 Weeks ................... $83.46Rates include 7% sales tax.Mail rates12 Weeks .................. $41.40 24 Weeks ................... $82.80 52 Weeks .................. $179.40 Lake City Reporter Winning Lottery Numbers Cash 3: (Saturday) 9-1-1 Play 4: (Saturday) 1-7-3-1 Fantasy 5: (Friday) 8-15-18-21-31 Florida Lotto: (Wednesday) 6-10-15-25-42-52-x4 PowerBall: (Wednesday) 5-7-19-27-28-20-x2TONY BRITT/ Lake City ReporterTrimming trees on Marion AvenueJarred McDonald, with trimmer, cuts tree branches as Lake City Publi c Works Department employees trim trees along Marion Avenue Saturday. The work began at the intersection of U.S. 9 0 and will head north to Railroad Street. The work is expected to take two more weekends.Boy loses three fingers in fireworks accident AROUND FLORIDA The Lake City Reporter corrects errors of fact in news items. If you have a concern, question or suggestion, please call the editor. Corrections and clarifications will run in this space. And thanks for reading. See an error? The Lake City Reporter accepts photographs and caption information to run on this page at the discretion of the editor. If you would like to see your organization in the newspaper, send the picture and information to associate editor Emily Lawson at SubmissionsBRANDON FINLEY/ Lake City ReporterLocal fans at FSUFlorida State fans pause on their way into the game Saturday to listen to the FSU drumline perform. Members of the Lake City Seminole Club headed to Tallahas see early in the day to support their team at GameDay by holding up ‘Unconquered’ signs i n the crowd. Medical examiner: Body that of missing actress SEATTLE — The King County medi cal examiner has confirmed that a body found in a ravine in the Seattle suburb of Auburn is that of missing actress Misty Upham, known for her roles in “August: Osage County,” ‘’Frozen River” and “Django Unchained.” In a statement, the medical examiner’s office said Friday that the 32-year-old woman died Oct. 5. That’s the day her family told police that the Native American actress was suicidal. Relatives reported her missing the next day. The medical examiner said the cause and manner of death are pending investigation. Auburn police spokesman Steve Stocker said the body was found Thursday near the White River. Items with Upham’s name on them were found nearby. He said there was no evi dence of foul play. A family friend found the body while a group of friends and family were searching in the area.Bono wears sunglasses due to his glaucoma LONDON — U2 singer Bono says his ever-present sunglasses aren’t a rock-star affectation — he has suffered from glaucoma for 20 years. The condition — a buildup of pres sure that can damage the optic nerve — can make the eyes sensitive to light. Bono told the BBC’s “Graham Norton Show” that he had the condi tion, but “I have good treatments and I am going to be fine.” He said people would now think of him as “poor old blind Bono.” He also acknowledged that some people had been annoyed when U2’s new album, “Songs of Innocence,” was sent unsolicited to millions of people with iTunes accounts. In comments released Friday by the BBC, Bono said, “We wanted to do something fresh, but it seems some peo ple don’t believe in Father Christmas.” Maggie Smith honored by Queen Elizabeth II LONDON — British royalty has met acting aristocracy, as Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II bestowed an honor on Maggie Smith during a ceremony at Windsor Castle. Smith, who plays the imperious Dowager Countess of Grantham on “Downton Abbey,” was made a mem ber of the Order of the Companions of Honor on Friday in recognition of her six decades in television. The award is limited to 65 living people “of distinction.” Other members include physicist Stephen Hawking, actor Ian McKellen and artist David Hockney. The 79-year-old actress has won two Academy Awards, for “The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie” and “California Suite.” She is currently filming “The Lady in the Van,” reprising her stage role as a homeless eccentric who parked for years on the driveway of playwright Alan Bennett.S. Korea concert planner found dead after 16 die SEOUL, South Korea — A South Korean man involved in planning an out door pop concert where 16 people were killed after falling through a ventilation grate was found dead Saturday in an apparent suicide, officials said, as doctors treated eight others facing life-threaten ing injuries from the disaster. The man, 37, an employee of the Gyeonggi Institute of Science and Technology Promotion, was found dead at around 7 a.m. in Seongnam, the city south of Seoul where Friday’s accident occurred, said city spokesman Kim Nam-jun. The site of his death was not far from where 16 people watching a perfor mance by 4Minute, a girls band that is popular across Asia, were killed when the ventilation grate they were standing on collapsed. Scripture of the Day One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn’t pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself. — Lucille Dsire Ball, American film and television actress (1911-1989) “Teach me your way, O Lord, and lead me on a level path because of my enemies. Give me not up to the will of my adversaries; for false wit nesses have risen against me, and they breathe out violence. I believe that I shall look upon the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living! Wait for the Lord; be strong, and let your heart take courage; wait for the Lord!” — Psalm 27:11-14 Thought for Today Q Associated Press Q Associated Press


Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2014 3A FISH FRYTues., Oct. 21st 6:00 p.m. Lulu Community CenterforEverett PhillipsCOUNTY COMMISSIONER DISTRICT 4 PAID FOR AND APPROVED BY EVERETT PHILLIPS FOR COUNTY COMMISSIONER DISTRICT 4.All friends, family & supporters please come!!By EMILY Instead of stuffing a turkey this Thanksgiving holiday, the Florida Highway Patrol in con junction with the Department of Motor Safety Vehicles would like to “Stuff the Charger” during its inaugural food drive to provide food to local charities for the holiday. Sgt. Tracy Hisler-Pace, FHP public affairs officer for Troop B, said although this is a statewide event, the FHP station in Lake City plans to raise enough food beginning Oct. 20 through Nov. 5 to stuff a FHP Dodge Charger full of food for donations that will go to the Christian Service Center of Columbia County, Inc. “Our goal is to stuff one or more Dodge Chargers that are one of our patrol cars that we use,” she said. “It would be fantastic if we could pull up at the Christian Service Center with several vehi cles full of food.” The goal is to help local fam ilies that are in need during the holiday, Hisler-Pace said. “FHP is a very family-oriented organi zation,” she sad. “Many of the troopers in our local troop have considered Lake City home for many years, and we want to do something for our community.” She is hopeful this community food drive will help put food on some empty tables during the hol iday season, she said. “If there’s an open space in the Charger, we want to fill,” she said. “I know I’m excited about this because you just want to help your community, that’s why most of us came into law enforcement to begin with.” Charlie Suydam, interim direc tor at the Christian Service Center of Columbia County, Inc., said the center has seen an estimated 980 families come through within the past year. With an average of 196 boxes of food given out month ly, Suydam said within the last month that number has risen to 240 due to more people seeking food to feed their family during the holiday. “The food drive is great for the center and meeting the needs for the community,” he said. “ It’s definitely seen as a blessing for the community especially this time of the year.”‘Stuff the Charger’ begins tomorrow Inaugural FHP fundraiser hopes to provide holiday meals for Christian Service Center. EMILY BUCHANAN/ Lake City ReporterThe Lake City station of the Florida Highway Patrol hopes to stuff several Dodge Chargers full of food to deliver to the Christian Service Cente r for the Thanksgiving holiday. The fundraiser begins tomorrow and will run through November 5. By EMILY Local unemployment fell 0.7 percent from August to September, according to figures released Friday by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. The jobless rate here for September was 6.0 percent. Columbia County’s labor force increased by 248 from 30,996 to 31,244 in September and the number of people employed went up by 448 from 28,908 to 29,356. The September 2013 jobless rate was 6.6 per cent. However, the labor force was also larger, and 40 more people were employed then than last month. Florida’s unemployment rate in September was 6.1 percent, which was down 0.2 percent from August’s rate of 6.3 percent, and down 0.8 percent from 6.9 percent over a year ago. The state’s September unemployment rate was the lowest since June 2008, when it was 6.0 percent. As of Friday, there were 590,000 jobless out of a labor force of 9,637,000 in Florida. The U.S. unemploy ment rate was 5.9 percent in September, and Florida’s unemployment rate has been less than or equal to the national rate for 14 our the last 17 months. Jobless rate dips sharply locally Unemployment lower in county than in state. From staff reports Early Voting for the November election will run one week. It will open Saturday and close November 1. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The two Early Voting sites are: The Supervisor of Elections office, 971 W Duval Street, Suite 102. Fort White Community Center, 17579 SW State Road 47. On November 4 voters must go to designated poll ing location. Early voting will open on Saturday Photos by TONY BRITT/ Lake City ReporterABOVE: Brandon Scott (from left) holds a check as he stands with Donna Fagan, Another Way executiv,e and Quana Perry. Scott was the overall winner in the Another Way Second Annual Steps to a New Start 5K run Saturday. Another Way a local domestic violence shelter, held its 5K fun run to observe October a s Domestic Violence Awareness month. ‘The purpose of the event is to get information out about d omestic violence and let people know what services are available,’ Fag an said. Another Way is celebrating its 25th year of providing services to Columbia Cou nty residents. The agen cy has two shelters, a 35-bed shelter in Chiefland and a 35-bed facil ity in Lake City that is currently in a $1.7 million expansion project that will add 50 b eds. ‘In the last three years we’ve operated well over capacity, so we really do need thos e extra beds,’ Fagan said, noting she is concerned about rising domestic violence s tatistics. ‘We can help victims figure how to get out safely if that’s what they choose to do.’ RIGHT: Students from the Academy of Martial Arts perform a personal safety exhibitio n during Another Way’s Second Annual Steps to a New Start Event Saturday at the Columb ia County Fairgrounds. From staff reports The 2014–15 Friends of Music Concert Series promises to be an exciting one. On Nov. 11, the FSU Early Music Ensemble will provide a concert of sing ers and instrumentalists. A January 24, 2015, concert will feature the Chamber Singers of the University of North Florida from Jacksonville. A February 24, 2015, perfor mance will be presented by The Suchon Woodwind Quintet from Slovakia. All concerts in the Friends of Music Concert Series will take place at 7:30 pm in Covenant First Presbyterian Church on White Avenue in Live Oak. Concerts are free to the public and a reception fol lows each concert.Mark your calendar for ‘Friends of Music’Another Way, Inc. holds ‘Steps to a New Start’ 5K


OPINION Sunday, October 19, 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: O ne of the more unsettling things we’ve seen as the Ebola story unwinds is the seeming level of confusion and uncertainty among national health officials on so many fronts. There were at least two “breaches of protocol” in Texas, resulting in at least two infections, but officials don’t know what the breaches were or how they occurred. Meanwhile, public briefings by the Centers for Disease Control contain all manner of confusing, even misleading, information, such as early claims that the isolation ward of any U.S. hospital would be adequate to contain the spread of Ebola. We like to think things are different here in Columbia County. We don’t have the same resources you’d find in a large metropolis such as Atlanta. But we do have faith in local officials to be smart in the face of a crisis. And we do have confidence they will be candid with us concerning just where we stand in Lake City as this national story unfolds. We would remind them, as preparations and safeguards are put in place — just in case — that any lack of transparency can diminish that level of confidence. We would also stress that we are counting on them to maintain that level of trust.Transparency in the war on Ebola Q Associated Press LETTERS TO THE EDITOR TODAY IN HISTORY On this date:In 1765, the Stamp Act Congress, meeting in New York, drew up a declaration of rights and liberties. In 1781, British troops under Gen. Lord Cornwallis surrendered at Yorktown, Va., as the American Revolution neared its end. In 1864, Confederate Gen. Jubal A. Early attacked Union forces at Cedar Creek, Va.; the Union troops were able to rally and defeat the Confederates. In 1936, H.R. Ekins of the New York World-Telegram beat out Dorothy Kilgallen of the New York Journal and Leo Kieran of The New York Times in a round-the-world race on commercial flights that lasted 18 1/2 days. In 1951, President Harry S. Truman signed an act formally ending the state of war with Germany. In 1960, the United States began a limited embargo against Cuba covering all commodities except medical supplies and certain food products. Birthday a reminder of lessons that last a lifetime M y daughter has a birthday coming soon. As birthdays go, it’s a pretty big one. At least, it was for me when I was her age a lifetime ago. We will celebrate the day with joy and thanksgiving and a little party and a lot of cake, as if it were the only birthday in the history of the world. Lucky for me, I won’t have to do much. She’s been planning her own birthday parties since she was 3. Basically, all I’ve ever had to do was light the candles and clean up the mess. Now she has a 3-year-old who plans his own parties, too. And so it goes, this thing we call “life,” a beautiful circle that spins like a carousel from beginning to end, then begins again, round and round. My daughter grows more beautiful with every passing year. Inside and out. She doesn’t seem to notice, but I do. I wish you could see her.Like her brothers and all children, really, she took the best from her parents (a lot from her dad, a little from me) and made something better, something entirely her own. When I think of things I wish I had known at her age, I have to tell you: She already knows them. How does that happen? How do our children get to be so much smarter than we were? Anyhow. Here are a few things I wish I had known at her age, and am still trying to learn: 1. Not everything is about you. Sometimes it’s about others. Let them have their turn. 2. Know that you are whole. You have everything you need. Look around and see who needs you. 3. Say yes to everything that will make life better and no to anything that makes it worse. 4. Clean as you go. Keep short accounts. Pay your debts on time. Don’t let the sun go down on your anger or your dishes. 5. You can get grease spots out of most anything with baby powder (sprinkle it on, rub it in, brush it off with a damp cloth, repeat until the spot is gone) but nothing erases an unkind word. 6. If you have to swallow a frog, don’t look at it too long before you put it in your mouth; if you have to swallow two frogs, go for the big one first; and if you have to swallow three frogs, you might want to ask yourself what you’re doing in the pond. 7. Be your own best friend, not your worst enemy. Love your body. Take care of it. Change it if you must any way you see fit. But remember, it’s the only one you’ll get, so try to make it last. 8. Surround yourself with beauty. Flowers on the table. Birds at the window. Wind in your hair. Sand beneath your feet. A dog by your side. A song in your heart. Food that makes you stronger. Words that feed your soul. Music that makes you want to dance. People who lift you up and make you laugh and leave you better. 9. Do the right thing for yourself and for others and the world. The wrong thing may be easier or even more fun, but in the long run, it’s hard to live with. 10. Smile at everyone — old people, children and strangers. It might not do much for them, but it will make you feel better. 11. Be thankful. Think about it. It’s not hard to do. Start and end each day by consciously noting five things for which you are truly and deeply grateful. 12. Make and keep at least one good, longtime friend who reads you like a book, likes you anyway, and will always have your back and your trust. 13. Be the kind of person that you want to be and give others the free-dom to do the same. 14. When you look in the mirror, see someone who isn’t perfect, but is surely loved, a sinner saved by grace. 15. Finally, celebrate every birthday — especially your own — as if it were the one and only birthday in the history of the world. Because it is. Happy birthday, sweet girl. So glad you were born. Amendments just raise taxes To the Editor:I have not read the constitutional amendment referenced in the Oct. 14, Page 6A article. I want to know why we have to require real estate taxes for 20 years to be tied to water and land conservation. What is the Suwannee River Water Management District for? What do they do with their money gained from our real estate taxes already acquired? I find most constitutional amendments could have been accomplished by law, which can be repealed or limited, rather than written in stone by a constitutional amendment. I find that constitutional amendments never turn out to be what you think they mean and they always raise my taxes. Jo Ann MossLake City Sharon Randall Q Sharon Randall can be contacted at P.O. Box 777394, Henderson, NV 89077. An Ebola crisis of confidence E ven as U.S. health authorities continue to tell Americans not to worry about the Ebola virus, their assurances are being undercut by the increasingly obvious deficien-cies in domestic planning. Thomas Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has repeatedly been forced to back away from his calming assertions that U.S. hospitals were ready for the disease and that the nation’s quaran-tines were more effective than those in Africa and would keep any infected people at home. Frieden has now had to acknowledge that protocol breaches probably led to two Dallas hospital nurses becoming infected with Ebola. And a national nurses union is contending that from the start, the hospital per-sonnel who cared for Liberian traveler Thomas Eric Duncan were outfitted with inadequate protective gear and told to patch up any gaps with tape. The United States does not remotely have an Ebola crisis, but it is beginning to have a crisis of confidence in the Obama adminis-tration’s handling of the matter. President Obama made the right move early on when he offered $1 billion worth of aid to West Africa. Substantial aid is not only a neces-sary humanitarian response, but the smartest way to prevent a global health problem. Now the administration also must toughen up its response at home. That means required training for hos-pital staffs in recognizing and react-ing to the disease, rules that ensure infected patients will be treated only in facilities equipped to handle the complicated protocols and mandatory quarantines of exposed people. Q Los Angeles Times4AOPINION


Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER COMMUNITY SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2014 5A Elroy M. Dawson Elroy M. Dawson, 78, died Friday, October 10, 2014 at Shands Hospital in Gainesville, FL. He was born in Munsfordville, KY. Only son of the late Eldon and Emma Dawson. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He served in the Marine Corp and was a business owner for over 40 years. He is survived by his wife and best friend of 58 years, Jackie Dawson; his two daughters, Rhonda Stitzel and husband Robert; Allison Miller and husband Winfried; all of Melbourne Florida. One son, Steven Dawson of Rockledge, Florida. Five grandchildren, Matthew and Brian Stitzel, Nicholas and Brandy Miller, Hailey Dawson; two great-grandchildren, Kaylin Compayre and Landon Miller all of Melbourne, Florida. Gravesite rites will be at the Florida Memorial Gardens at a later date. Perhaps they are not stars but rather openings in heaven where the love our dearly departed pours down through and shines upon us to let us know that they are happy and forever at peace. Columbia County Tobacco Free Partnership Meetinge Columbia County Tobacco Free Partnership and the Columbia County Health Department have come together to form a partnership in order to create a tobacco free community. e partnership focuses on policies that eect our youth. We invite all community members, service workers, and school aged youth to attend the upcoming meeting to discuss tobacco-related issues in our county. All partnership meetings are open to the public. For more information on how to make a dierence in your community through your local Tobacco Free Partnership, please contact: Columbia County Tobacco Free Partnership Meeting 134 SE Colburn Ave., Lake City, FL 32025Monday, November 3, 2014 Time: 12:00pm Lauren Pinchouck Columbia County Health Department WILSONS OUTFITTERS1291 SE Baya Dr, Lake City (386) Limited Edition Pink Yeti CoolerNew Designs Tervis Tumblers Guy Harvey T-ShirtsMens & Womens 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 Thursday, Oct. 23Breast HealthShands Lake Shore will offer a Free Breast Health Seminar to the public on Thursday, Oct. 23. The seminar will be held from noon to 1 p.m. at Holiday Inn, 213 SW Commerce Drive. Register for the seminar at 386-292-8120 or online at up to Breast CancerJoin Lake City Medical Center on Thursday, Oct. 23 for a Stand up to Breast Cancer luncheon at the Womens Club of Jasper. The luncheon will begin at noon. Call 386-719-9371 to reserve your seat. Saturday, Oct. 25Charity BallThe Imperial Productions will host a charity ball fundraiser at the Columbia County Fairgrounds, 438 SW SR 247, on Oct. 25. Cocktails will be served at 6 p.m. The dinner will begin at 7 p.m. And the fashion show will start at 8 p.m. The charity ball fundraiser is in support of Breast Cancer Awareness and all funds raised will be donated to the Columbia County Tough Enough to Wear Pink crisis relief fund. Tickets for the evening event cost $100. Businesses can sponsor a bra in the fashion show for $1,000. Each sponsorship includes 8 dinner tickets/16 drink tickets, a photo with your bra/model and your name in the event program. Call Amy Francis at The Imperial Productions at 352-316-2815.Sunday, Oct. 26Church PresentationOlivet Missionary Baptist Church, 541 NW Davis Ave., will have its 6th annual Cancer Awareness Presentation on Oct. 26 during the 11 a.m. worship service. Lead pastor is Rev. Ronald V. Walters. Guest speaker will be Narragansett Smith.Breast Cancer Awareness events JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterNew roof for a local homeReed Roofing employees Stephen Grigsby (left) and Andy Smith work on a roof of a home on Thursday.EVENTS COMING UP Scrabble DeadlineWill you have the last word? The Lake City Garden Club is hosting a Who Will Have the Last Word? Scrabble tournament on Thursday, Nov. 6 at its clubhouse on Lake Isabella, 257 SE Hernando St. The deadline to sign up your team is Friday, Oct. 31. Teams are made up of two people and the entry fee is $100 per team. Doors to the Club House will open at 5 p.m. on the day of the event. Game play will begin at 6 p.m. All proceeds will go directly to the Club House renovation. The Scrabble tournament is sponsored by the Lake City Reporter.50 YearsSummers Elementary School will celebrate 50 years of learning on October 28 from 3-5 p.m. Past faculty and staff are invited to attend the celebration at the school, 1388 Sw Mcfarlane Ave. Refreshments will be served.Fun with Flowers RSVP dueThe Lake City Garden Club is sponsoring a Fun with Flowers workshop on Wednesday, November 12 at the Clubhouse, 257 SE Hernando Ave., from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. All supplies are furnished but please bring your own clippers. This workshop is open to the public. Tickets will be sold to win one of the instructors designs and for a 50/50 drawing. Reservations and advanced payment is required by November 5. The cost is $25. To make a reservation call Sharon Blanton at 386-496-0756, email her at or mail to 9748NW 102 Lane, Lake Butler, FL 32054.Oct. 19Auxiliary BreakfastVFW Post 2206, 343 Forest Lawn Way, will host a VFW Mens Auxiliary Breakfast fundraiser on Oct. 19. Cooked to order breakfast will be served from 9:00 11:00 a.m. This fundraiser is open to the public. VFW Riders Group Poker Run following breakfast. For more information please call 386-752-5001. Wedding ReceptionPlease join Dale and Tammy Barrett for their 25th wedding anniversary and a reception at Wellborn Church of God, 3330 US Hwy 90, on Sunday, Oct. 19 at 3 p.m. Call Pastor Cobb at 386-623-1348 for more.Love of MikeSpend your Sunday afternoon laughing away at For the Love of Mike, starring three Lake City residents. This romantic comedy centers on four characters who manage to confront various obstacles on the rocky road to romantic bliss with humor. Performances are at 2 p.m., Sundays. Tickets are available online at highspringsplayhouse. com, and at the door. Oct. 20Poultry ClinicThere will be a free Poultry Showmanship Clinic at the UF/IFAS Extension Office on Monday, October 20 at 6 p.m. The clinic will be conducted by Kaicie Chasteen and the 4-H Poultry Club and will include showmanship tips, trivia and dress for each age group in preparation for the 2014 Columbia County Fair and the 2015 Sunshine State Classic Poultry Show. Please call the Extension office at 386-752-5384 to register.NAACPThe Columbia County Branch of the NAACP will hold the following membership meetings at Richardson Community Center for the purpose of election of officers and at-large members for the 2014-15 year: October 20 at 6 p.m. a meeting listing the names of the persons nominated to fill the positions; and receipt of the Nomination by Petition. A Supervisory Committee Meeting will be elected at this meeting.SCORE WorkshopThere will be a SCORE Entrepreneurs Workshop on Oct. 20 from 6-8 p.m. at Columbia County Public Library, 3078 NW Columbia Ave. The workshop is free but an RSVP is required. Call 386-752-2000 to RSVP. The workshop is for people who are thinking about starting a business or are in business already and need expert advice.Oct. 21Art LeagueThe monthly meeting of the Art League of North Florida will be held at the First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 697 SW Baya Dr., on Tuesday October 21 at 6:30 p.m. The community is invited to attend. There will be dinner, guest speaker, and short business meeting. The speaker this month will be Christine Thompson. She is an educator, painter, potter.4-H Open HouseUniversity of Florida/ IFAS Columbia County 4-H will host a 4-H Open House on Oct. 21 from 5-8 p.m. at the UF/IFAS Extension Office, 971 West Duval St., Ste. 170. Parents and youth ages 5-18 are welcome to come see what 4-H has to offer. 4-H Clubs and leadership, work force prep, robotics and livestock projects at the county, district and state level are just a few of the current 4-H activities. For more information contact UF/IFAS Extension at 758-1168.Oct. 22LEC EventsThe LifeStyle Enrichment Center, 628 SE Allison Ct., will host BeBop entertainment on Wednesday, Oct. 22 from 10:45-11:30 a.m. Quilters GuildThe Lady of the Lake Quilters Guild will meet on Wednesday, October 22 at Bethel United Methodist Church, 4369 US 441 South. Social time is at 9:30 a.m. and the business meeting will start at 10:00. Charm Strips color for October is orange fabric. October will be the last I Spy fabric exchange. The program for October is showing the challenge projects. Visitors are always welcome. For information call Ruth Kennedy 386-6286407 or Marcia Kazmierski 386-752-2461.Oct. 23Woodcarving ClassThe Gateway Art Gallery is offering a new class on woodcarving at the Gallery, 168 North Marion Ave., on October 23 and 25 from 9 a.m. to noon. The teacher is Charles Kime, pro fessional woodcarver. Call the Gallery at 752-5229 for details and scheduling.Military OfficersThe Suwannee River Valley Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America will hold its monthly dinner meeting Thursday, October 23, at the Lake City Elks Lodge, 259 NE Hernando Street. Happy hour starts at 6:30 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m., followed by the program. The dinner meeting is open to all active duty and retired military officers For information and reservations call Steve Casto at 497-2986 or Bill French at 719-9839.


However, the burden of proof is on the defense to show the killing of Mickler was a justified use of dead ly force. George has had four attorneys, Lewis Buzzell III, Teresa Sopp, Kuritz and Kent, who have filed motions in the pretrial con ferences. George is charged with second-degree murder, tampering with evidence and acting as an accessory to a felony in connection with Mickler’s death. On June 30, 2012, George allegedly shot her former boyfriend, Mickler, in her home and cleaned the crime scene, report edly attempting to place Mickler’s body in what police called a “Christmas tree bag” before calling authorities to report she had shot and killed him. Mickler, 27 at the time of his death, was a convicted felon and wanted by author ities on drug charges. George, who is free on bond awaiting trial, claimed that Mickler was abusive to her. During a pretrial motion conference Thursday morning, both the pros ecution and the defense requested that the eviden tiary hearing on the Stand Your Ground take place Thursday and Friday. The motion was granted by Third Circuit Judge Wesley R. Douglas. 6A LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2014 Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 Florida Gateway College presentsPerspective Sponsored by: Upcoming Schedule: October 20-24 Horticulture Program at FGC with John PIersol October 27-31 Columbia County Fair with Steve Briscoe and Wanda Jones 7 p.m. Monday-Friday Only on Comcast Channel 8 state lawmaker — and as vice-chair of the House Subcommittee on Economic Development and Tourism — would make her all the more qualified to lead the tour ism department here at home, in her view. Rather than cut into her work as TDC chief, her time in Tallahassee would open the door to local opportunity. “I see it as a benefit to both positions because I’d be more informed as a member of the com mittee and I would be able to use that knowledge and my network to benefit Columbia County,” she said. “It just seems like it’s an anomaly to think that it wouldn’t be beneficial to the area.” Nonetheless, Porter, a Lake City Republican, agreed in principle to resign her House seat, provided the offer of TDC chief was made in plenty of time to replace her on the November ballot. A county offi cial told her she was the number two choice behind Gary Pearce of Volusia County, a fact reflect ed in the minutes of the Sept. 17 TDC meeting. If the county did not accede to Pearce’s salary demands — he wanted $15,000 above the advertised figure of $65,000, with assurances he would soon be in six-figure territory — she “would hear from them,” she said she was told. The county didn’t budge on Pearce’s salary, but instead of offering the job to Porter, skipped over her to the next candidate on the list, Paula Vann. Vann was offered the job Friday and has until Monday to make up her mind.No regretsPorter says she isn’t angry that she wasn’t offered the job and is happy to retain her seat in the House. “I think their choice for TDC director, Paula, will do just a fine job,” she said. “I spoke to her (Thursday) and offered her con gratulations on the vote and told her that we would be just happy as can be to assist her with any projects she wanted to work on, on behalf of the county.” But Porter does reject the premise that she couldn’t do both jobs, and do them well. Beyond any potential synergy between the two positions, Porter says it’s hardly uncommon for state lawmakers to have full-time jobs in the private sector. “Unless the legislator is retired, then they all have full-time jobs,” she said. “Whether it’s attorneys or chamber directors or physi cians, they have full-time jobs and practices.” Still, such an arrangement would be in violation of coun ty policy, according to County Manager Dale Williams, who made the final selection for the job. “There really is no provision to allow her to take a leave of absence during the (legislative) session,” Williams said Friday. “She definitely felt — and I understand why — that it would’ve been an asset to leave her in that position,” he said. “But at the end of the day, under current policy, she would have been asked to resign (her House seat).” Williams said he saw “no sup port” among county commission ers for amending county policy to allow Porter to attend the 60-day legislative session each spring if employed as TDC chief.Political questionsWilliams said there were other concerns with offering the job to Porter as well. He received calls from concerned Porter constitu ents about who would replace her in the House, he said. Once qualifying for the Nov. 4 general election ended on June 20, the Republican Executive Committee for each county in District 10 would have had to caucus to find a replacement can didate for Porter had she dropped out of the race. Williams said he and some commissioners got calls from constituents worried the choice for state representative was being taken out of voters’ hands. Porter said that’s why she emphasized to county officials the need to act quickly in decid ing on a successor to former TDC director Harvey Campbell, who announced his retirement in February. All she asked was “plenty of time to notify the House leader ship and the party so that they could find a good, quality replace ment for me for the election,” she said. However, repeated delays in the search made that virtually impossible. Eventually, the timeline for finding and installing a new Republican candidate became impractical at best. The last day for the RECs to install a replacement candidate would be Wednesday, Oct. 22, she said. After that, a special election would have to be called to fill the seat. “As the date kept getting clos er and closer to the election, I reminded them that I had to know by a particular time what their decision was going to be,” Porter said. “I never did hear any kind of a decision and they kept pushing the date back and so I let it be known that I was not going to take the position if it meant that it would throw this district into a special election. Number one, it’s just the wrong thing to do. It’s wrong for the district, it’s wrong for the constituents. I wouldn’t do it and it could very well cause this district to be with out representation throughout the session. So I let it be known that I was not going to do that around three to four weeks ago ... My comment was that if they were going to offer it to me, that it was too late to offer it with the condition that I not run again for the House seat.” Williams agreed the search could have gone faster, but said filling the vacant economic devel opment director and assistant county manager posts were top priorities at the time. Still, “had the county acted more quickly, you wouldn’t have ended up with that problem,” he said. Porter said it’s for the best anyway. “There’s a reason that every thing happens, and maybe the good Lord has other plans for me,” she said. “I’m not going to let it change what I do. I’m going to continue to represent District 10 to the best of my ability. In fact, we’ve never slowed down.”Possible conflictsWilliams said there were issues with Porter taking the TDC post even had she quit her seat in the House. Before applying for TDC direc tor, Porter put in for the econom ic development director post later filled by Glenn Hunter. In response to concerns over a possible conflict of interest, Porter sought a legal opinion from Daniel E. Nordby, general counsel to the state House of Representatives. In a March 28 memo, Nordby wrote that no conflict existed, with one possible exception. Had she resigned from the House, a statutory provision bar ring former legislators from lob bying either the legislative or executive branch for two years would have been triggered, Nordby said. “This prohibition would have been personal to you — it would not affect the ability of other employees or contract lobby ists of the county to lobby the Legislature or executive branch agencies, not would it prohibit you from working with any lobbyist retained to represent the county’s interests...,” he wrote Porter. Columbia County conflict attorney Joel Foreman, asked by Williams to review Nordby’s response, said in an April 3 memo that he spoke with former county Economic Development Director Jesse Quillen, who told him a large part of his job was frequent face-to-face meetings with state officials. Foremen wrote that if Porter were hired, the county would have to hire additional staff members to act as interme diaries on her behalf. Williams wondered Friday if any of the same restrictions Foreman cited in his memo on Porter’s possible role as econ chief applied to her becoming TDC director. At least one county commissioner, speaking off the record, said he believed the same legal reasoning applied to the TDC post as to economic devel opment director. However, Foreman said Friday he was never asked about Porter’s possible role as TDC director, only as econ chief. Porter applied for the TDC post June 2. “I was never approached about that,” Foreman said. Porter said she didn’t see the possible connection between the two jobs. “I’ve never seen any lobbying from a tourism director from Columbia County or any county,” she said. Still, Williams called the issue “a huge distraction” that could have hampered Porter’s abili ty to do her job had she been selected. “Is it fair to her? Probably not,” Williams said. “Is it reality? Most definitely.” Staff writer Emily Buchanan contributed to this report. PORTERContinued From 1AFrom staff reports The Lavell George murder trial has been delayed, but that doesn’t mean those called for jury duty Monday can stay home. Seven other trials are scheduled to take place in the county courthouse this week. Jury selection is set to begin Monday in the fol lowing cases: Kenneth Ronald Hendon, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, trespass; Rohan Anthony Gray, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, sexual battery by a person in familial or custodial authority, lewd or lascivious molestation of a child; Oleksandr Detistov, trafficking of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, pos session of 20 grams or less of cannabis; Willie E. Watts, aggravated battery on a law enforcement officer/great bodily harm (two counts); Ezrah Morrison, trafficking in a controlled sub stance, obtaining commercial transportation with the intent to commit a felony. GEORGEContinued From 1A 7 other trials Monday available. Gary Pearce, who was offered the job in September, turned it down because he wanted a salary higher than $65,000. County staff and TDC board members picked the top four candidates for the job from an applicant pool of roughly 30. Williams alone has final say in filling the position, but he took the TDC’s and coun ty commission’s opinions into consideration before offering Vann the job. Both the TDC and BOCC voted to recommend her for the position. Vann, who currently works as a recruitment specialist at Partnership for Strong Families in Gainesville, was picked over two other final ists, Elizabeth Porter of Lake City and Arthur McIntyre of Lehigh Acres. VANNContinued From 1A to have a corn maze for the high school FFA,” she said. “I talked to the right people this year and they helped us out tremen dously by providing and planting the sorghum and allowing us to do this.” Phyllis Hanechak brought two children to the inaugural fall festival. “I wanted to bring them out because it’s something new the school’s doing and they wanted to come to the corn maze,” she said, not ing the children planned to get their faces painted, tour the corn maze and get a hay ride. “It’s good to have the fall festival, it’s something that the kids can do and enjoy.” Starnes said the fall fes tival concept grew from her original thoughts of a corn maze, and they have plans to have an expanded version next year. She said at least seven CHS clubs participated in this year’s inaugural event. The event will continue next Friday and Saturday. MAZEContinued From 1A Photos by TONY BRITT/ Lake City ReporterMarcayla Austin (left) paints Caitlin Hanechak’s face during CHS fall festival activities. Devon McDonald (from left) and Crystal McDonald holding Jordan McDonald, are shown to the corn maze entrance by CHS student Kayla Salerno. From staff reports The Suwannee River Water Management District is currently accepting applications for its High School Grant Program. Funding of up to $2,000 is available per high school for implementing water resource projects. Project categories include Water Conservation, Water Quality Improvement, Efficient Irrigation Management, and Technology to Improve Water Supply. The District’s Governing Board has desig nated $20,000 to assist STEM (Science Technology, Engineering and Mathematics), agricultural, and other high school classes to fund the projects. All high schools within the district’s 15-county boundary are encouraged to apply. Grant applications are due October 31. For more information, email or SRWMD grants available to local high schools Applications are due October 31; all area schools encouraged to apply.


Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2014 7A By TONY People dressed in peri od costume and Native American regalia were a common site at O’Leno State Park this weekend where the annual Alligator Warrior Fest is taking place. An event to celebrate the days of Lake City when it was known as Alligator, the Alligator Warrior Fest, was moved to O’Leno years ago when a Seminole War skirmish re-enactment was added to the event. Another skirmish re-enactment will take place at 2 p.m. today. Doug Vasco, Chief of the Rose Creek Band of Muscogee (Creek) descen dants of Lake City, has been a participant in the event for several years and noted the event has been held for more than 13 years at different locations in Columbia County. He said the event was founded by local residents and the late Dolly Barraca and served as a founder’s day celebration. “She said, ‘who else would be better founders than the original natives that were here’,” Vasco said. “Alligator was a growing, thriv ing community. Alligator Warrior Fest is to remind people of our rich heritage that Columbia County had before they split the county.” He said the festival highlights the fact that the natives were here and the event features settlers, soldier camps and mili tia camps and there were more than 200 participants at this year’s event, includ ing vendors. “The festival just shows people what it was like here,” he said. “The festival celebrates that time and we celebrate in a way we rec ognize there was Indians and militia here who actu ally fought in San Felasco Hammock.” “This is part of our tra dition, so we try to keep it alive,” said Vic Vasco, Doug’s father, who was an original event organizer. “We were here first. We’re actually American natives so we were here before the Europeans ever thought about coming here.” Julia Martnishn and her eight-year-old daughter, Veronica Putnel, stopped at several of the exhibitor tables as they made their way around the park. “I having good time at the festival,” she said, not ing her husband was smok ing meat at the event. “It’s my first time here and it’s definitely very interesting.” Putnel said she was enjoying herself at the event. “I’m having fun because we’re walking around hav ing fun looking at stuff,” she said. Tom Sanders, of Newberry, was also a first time visitor, who said he was enjoying himself. “It’s a new and interest ing experience,” he said. Sanders, who is a re-en actor, said he was invited to participate with the militia group at the event. “I’m really enjoying it,” he said. “It’s a nice pace from the Civil War (re-en actments). At Civil War events they don’t have the handy crafts like they have here and it’s a lot more relaxed here. I plan on coming back next year.” Photos by TONY BRITT/ Lake City ReporterDaniel Arrington (from left), a flute maker, plays a Native American style flute for Tom Sanders as Will and Doris Corbitt listen during S aturday’s Alligator Warrior Fest in O’Leno State Park.ALLIGATOR WARRIOR FEST 2014Celebrating those who came before us Melinda Moses, Lake City council member, presents Doug Vasco, a Muscogee descendant chief, with a proclamation declaring that for the week of Oct. 19 Lake City be called Alligator. Alligator was a Native American settlement that later became Lake City. Vic Vasco (from right), Doug Vasco, Kaden Jones, James Grable and J immy Brownbear dress in Native American regalia for the Alligator Warrior Fest. Jerry Strong Heart (clockwise from left), storyteller and stone medicine healer, shows stones to Allyson Dees, Amy Muller and Allyson Muller.


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By BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comTALLAHASSEE — It was the second time that Florida State and Notre Dame met with both teams ranked in the top 5. On Nov. 13, 1993, it was billed as the “Game of the Century.” In a new century, the two teams did their best to live up to that billing and the Seminoles did just that in a 31-27 win over the Irish. Jameis Winston missed only one pass in the second half to rally Florida State from a 17-10 halftime deficit for the win. The first half saw the Irish out play Florida State from the line of scrimmage, and last year’s Heisman winner outplayed by Everett Golson. Golson made big plays with both his arm and legs to help the Irish out to a 17-10 halftime lead while Notre Dame controlled every aspect of the game. Most importantly, the Irish were able to keep Winston and the Florida State offense from finding rhythm as they remained on the sideline for all but 10:39 of the first half. Golson, on the other hand, com pleted 15-of-26 passes for 139 yards and two scores in the first half. He also rushed for 35 yards. But it was his arm connecting with Corey Robinson that made the most impact. Robinson capped a 12-play, 84-yard drive with a touchdown reception from Golson with 2:10 remaining in the first quarter for the game’s initial score. It was the longest scoring drive the Seminoles have given up this season. Florida State matched with a four-play, 65-yard drive where Winston hit Travis Rudolph for an 11-yard score. It was the 20th con secutive game with a touchdown pass for Winston, every game of his career. Golson hit Robinson for a sec Lake City Reporter SPORTS Lake City Reporter Sunday, October 19, 2014 Section B Story ideas?ContactBrandon FinleySports GAMES Monday Q Columbia High volleyball vs. Oakleaf High in District 3-6A tournament in Middleburg, 7 p.m.Q Columbia High girls soccer vs. Orange Park in preseason game at Patton Park in Jacksonville, 7:20 p.m. Wednesday Q Columbia High girls soccer vs. Nease in preseason game at Patton Park in Jacksonville, 7:20 p.m. Thursday Q Columbia High football at Robert E. Lee High, 7 p.m. Friday Q Fort White High football at Suwannee High, 7:30 p.m. BRIEFS FOOTBALL All-Star games on Nov. 15 RCC/AMN will sponsor two youth league all-star football games on Nov. 15 at Memorial Stadium. The game will feature two divisions: (6,7,and 8 year olds max weight 80 lbs) and (9,10, and 11 year olds, max weight 100 lbs). Teams will consist of players from the CYFA and RCC/AMN football programs. Game times are 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Admission is $5.00 and includes both games. All proceeds from the game will benefit the RCC/AMN youth sports and special events programs. For additional information contact, Mario Coppock at 754-7095. GOLF North Florida Championship The North Florida Team Championship will take place on Saturday-Sunday at Suwannee Country Club and Quail Heights Country Club. The tournament will be a two-man best ball with the first round taking place at Suwannee Country Club with the choice of an 8 a.m. or 1 p.m. shotgun stater. The second round takes place at Quail Heights Country Club with an 8:30 a.m. start on Sunday. Entry fee is $75 for members and $95 for others. There will be a 44-team limit flighted with net and gross winners. For more information, call (386) 752-3339 for Quail Heights Country Club or (386) 362-1147 for Suwannee Country Club.Q From staff reports Madison County knocks off IndiansBy SHAYNE MORGANSpecial to the ReporterMADISON — The top two teams in District 2-4A squared off for the top spot and a playoff birth would go to the winner as Fort White (4-2, 1-1) traveled to play the Cowboys of Madison County (6-2, 2-0) at Boot Hill on Friday night. In the end, it was the Cowboys that came away with a 25-14 win. Madison County took possession of the ball on the opening kickoff after the Indians deferred their option to the second half. After quarterback Akevious Williams was sacked on the opening play of the drive, Williams reeled off a 23-yard run to the Fort White 45 yard line. Williams then threw a 45-yard pass to Javon Redding and with only one 1:04 elapsed in the first quarter the Cowboys had gone up 6-0 after the point after was blocked. The Cowboy defense held the Indians to a three-and-out on Fort White’s first offensive series and forced a punt. It did not take long for Williams to hook up with Deandre Burton on a 35-yard pass play for a touch down. The Indians trailed 12-0 with 8:33 to play in the first quarter after a failed two-point conversion. Madison County’s offense was kept off the field for the majority of the second quarter as the Indians only allowed one first down (via a personal foul penalty). The Indians also scored their first touchdown of the night in the second quar ter. Fort White tight end INDIANS continued on 3B JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterFlorida’s Brian Poole (24) and Quincy Wilson (12) take down a Missouri runner.Gators endure brutal beating by Missouri ‘Noles escape JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterFort White High’s Cameron White tries to elude Madison County’s defense on Friday. Fort White can still make playoffs despite defeat. By MEGAN GAINESVILLE — It was a struggle in The Swamp Saturday night as the Florida Gators took on the Missouri Tigers for homecoming. Florida not only walked away with a devastating loss at home, but also suf fered consecutive home coming losses for the first time since 1946-47. Last homecoming, the Gators took on Vanderbilt and lost 34-17. This year, Florida allowed the Tigers every return in the book, losing 42-13. “When you turn it over six times, you can’t win a football game,” Gators Head Coach Will Muschamp said in an post-game press conference. “It wasn’t from a lack of GATORS continued on 2B PAUL BUCHANAN/ Special to the ReporterFlorida State University running back Karlos Williams carrie s the ball against Notre Dame Saturday. Stop Irish at goal line for 31-27 win. SEMINOLES continued on 2B


effort, it wasn’t from a lack of trying, it was a lack of ball security.” It’s hard to say the game’s opening play didn’t foreshadow the trend of the game. Gators kicker Austin Hardin offered a 61-yard kickoff to the Tigers, which Marcus Murphy returned 96 yards for a touchdown just 11 seconds into the contest, giving the Tigers a 7-0 lead. After a handful of sacks and fumbles by Jeff Driskel, who started at quarterback for Florida, and echoes of boos coming from fans, Muschamp responded by putting Treon Harris in at quarterback at 7:39 of the first quarter. Just like Driskel, Harris was met with overwhelm ing force by Missouri, suf fering a fumble that was recovered by Missouri linebacker Michael Scherer and led to yet another Tiger touchdown by Murphy. After another PAT by Andrew Baggett, the Tigers led 14-0. The Gators gave up another six points in the second quarter by allowing two field goals by Baggett. At the beginning of the third quarter, Murphy had an 82-yard punt return for a touchdown with a two point conversion by Bud Sasser to make it 28-0. It wasn’t until after two more touchdowns and two more extra point kicks by the Tigers that The Swamp finally filled with fireworks and cheers, signaling a Gators touchdown by Tevin Westbrook from a pass by Harris. The Gators scored again in the fourth quarter to make the final score to 42-13. In response to Florida giving up 14 points to the Missouri special teams, Muschamp said he knows that this falls on his shoul ders and his alone. Muschamp said the team will meet Sunday at 3 p.m. to discuss this week’s game and how to prepare for the future. We need to restore not just Jeff, but our entire offense, he said. When told that alumni fans were chanting “Fire Muschamp” after the half, he said he isn’t worried about that. “I’m really worried about this team right now,” he said. “I’m not going to get worried about something I have no control over. I’m going to focus on what I do have control over, and that is this team.” SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports TODAY AUTO RACING 2 p.m. ESPN — NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Geico 500, at Talladega, Ala. CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE 4 p.m. ESPN2 — Edmonton at Saskatchewan GOLF 7:30 a.m. TGC — European PGA Tour, Volvo World Match Play Championship, final match, at Ash, England 11:30 a.m. TGC — European PGA Tour, Hong Kong Open, final round (same-day tape) 2:30 p.m. TGC — Champions Tour, Greater Hickory Classic, final round, at Conover, N.C. 5 p.m. TGC — PGA Tour, Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, final round, at Las Vegas NFL 1 p.m. CBS — Regional coverageFOX — Regional coverage, double header 4 p.m. CBS — Regional coverage 4:25 p.m. FOX — Regional coverage, double header game 8:20 p.m. NBC — San Francisco at Denver SOCCER 8:25 a.m. NBCSN — Premier League, Liverpool at Queens Park Rangers 10:55 a.m. NBCSN — Premier League, Swansea City at Stoke City 8 p.m. ESPN2 — MLS, Seattle at Los Angeles NFL FOOTBALL 8:15 p.m. ESPN — Houston at Pittsburgh SOCCER 2:55 p.m. NBCSN — Premier League, Manchester United at West Bromwich 7:30 p.m. FS1 — Women’s national teams, CONCACAF Championship/qualifier for World Cup, group stage, Haiti vs. United States, at WashingtonFOOTBALLNFL standings AMERICAN CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PANew England 5 2 0 .714 187 154Buffalo 3 3 0 .500 118 126Miami 2 3 0 .400 120 124N.Y. Jets 1 6 0 .143 121 185 South W L T Pct PF PA Indianapolis 4 2 0 .667 189 136Houston 3 3 0 .500 132 120Tennessee 2 4 0 .333 104 153Jacksonville 0 6 0 .000 81 185 North W L T Pct PF PA Cincinnati 3 1 1 .700 134 113Baltimore 4 2 0 .667 164 97Cleveland 3 2 0 .600 134 115Pittsburgh 3 3 0 .500 124 139 West W L T Pct PF PA San Diego 5 1 0 .833 164 91Denver 4 1 0 .800 147 104Kansas City 2 3 0 .400 119 101Oakland 0 5 0 .000 79 134NATIONAL CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PA Philadelphia 5 1 0 .833 183 132Dallas 5 1 0 .833 165 126N.Y. Giants 3 3 0 .500 133 138Washington 1 5 0 .167 132 166 South W L T Pct PF PA Carolina 3 2 1 .583 141 157New Orleans 2 3 0 .400 132 141Atlanta 2 4 0 .333 164 170Tampa Bay 1 5 0 .167 120 204 North W L T Pct PF PA Detroit 4 2 0 .667 116 82Green Bay 4 2 0 .667 161 130Chicago 3 3 0 .500 143 144 Minnesota 2 4 0 .333 104 143 West W L T Pct PF PA Arizona 4 1 0 .800 116 106Seattle 3 2 0 .600 133 113San Francisco 3 2 0 .600 110 106St. Louis 1 3 0 .250 84 119 Thursday’s Game New England 27, N.Y. Jets 25 Today Seattle at St. Louis, 1 p.m.Miami at Chicago, 1 p.m.Carolina at Green Bay, 1 p.m.Atlanta at Baltimore, 1 p.m.Tennessee at Washington, 1 p.m.Cleveland at Jacksonville, 1 p.m.Cincinnati at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.Minnesota at Buffalo, 1 p.m.New Orleans at Detroit, 1 p.m.Kansas City at San Diego, 4:05 p.m.Arizona at Oakland, 4:25 p.m.N.Y. Giants at Dallas, 4:25 p.m.San Francisco at Denver, 8:30 p.m.Open: Philadelphia, Tampa Bay Monday’s Game Houston at Pittsburgh, 8:30 p.m. Thursday San Diego at Denver, 8:25 p.m.BASEBALLPlayoff schedule WORLD SERIES (Best-of-7) All games televised by Fox Tuesday: San Francisco (Bumgarner 18-11) at Kansas City (Shields 14-8), 8:07 p.m. Wednesday: San Francisco at Kansas City, 8:07 p.m. Friday: Kansas City at San Francisco, 8:07 p.m. Saturday: Kansas City at San Francisco, 8:07 p.m. x-Sunday: Kansas City at San Francisco, 8:07 p.m. x-Tuesday, Oct. 28: San Francisco at Kansas City, 8:07 p.m. x-Wednesday, Oct. 29: San Francisco at Kansas City, 8:07 p.m. SCOREBOARD 2B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2014 Page Editor: Brandon Finley, 754-0420 GATORSContinued From 1B JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City ReporterFlorida head coach Will Muschamp walks off the field after the 42-13 l oss to Missouri during their homecoming game on Saturday. ond time from nine yards away for a 14-7 lead just two plays after Winston was intercepted by Joe Schmidt. The remainder of the first half saw sustained drives from both teams end in field goals to leave the Irish up 17-10 at the half. Florida State’s Roberto Aguayo hit a 28-yard field goal to finish off a 10-play, 39-yard drive that ate 3:41 of the clock and Notre Dame answered with a drive extending 14 plays in 4:01 for 67 yards and a 34-yard field goal from Kyle Brindza with 39 seconds remaining in the first half. In the third quarter, both teams found offen sive rhythm as 21 com bined points were scored to send the game into the final quarter tied at 24-24. Golson was 7-of-9 in the quarter, while Winston went 10-of-10 for 117 yards and a touchdown pass. Florida State set the tone of the second half with a game-tying drive to start the third quarter. Winston was the catalyst as he connected on all seven of his passes includ ing a 10-yard touchdown to Rashad Greene. Golson answered with an 83-yard drive in which he completed all five of his passes and ended the series with an 11-yard con nection to Will Fuller for the 24-17 lead. But it was Winston’s quarter to shine, and he showed why he is the reigning Heisman Trophy winner. He marched the Seminoles back 75 yards for the score on a drive that included two passes of more than 29 yards from Winston. Karlos Williams then punched it in the end zone from two-yards out with just over three min utes remaining in the third quarter. Notre Dame regained the lead on a 46-yard field goal from Kyle Brindza to finish off a 10-play drive that began the fourth quarter. The Irish led 27-24 with 11:40 remaining in the fourth quarter. Winston continued his sensational half and gave the Seminoles their first lead at 7:39 remaining in the game after Williams punched in the score for a 31-27 lead. Winston was 5-of-6 on the drive, which included a pass falling back across his body to Greene for 15 yards to set up the Seminoles’ score. Brindza pinned a 32-yard punt to the Florida State seven-yard line with 5:22 to go in the game, but two cooks from Dalvin Cook went backwards set ting up a third-and-12. The Seminoles chose to run it a third-straight time on third down and Cook man aged to run it out to the 10-yard line. Notre Dame’s final chance came at the 49-yard line with 2:53 remaining in the contest. With fourth-and-18 from their own 43-yard line, Robinson came up with his biggest catch of the game picking up 20 yards on a pass from Golson. Golson rushed to the eight-yard line with a 12-yard scramble to give the Irish a first-and-goal with 45 seconds remain ing in the game. Notre Dame faced a fourth-and-goal from the two-yard line with 17 seconds to go and Robinson caught his third touchdown of the game from two yards away, but an offensive pass inter ference call negated the touchdown. The Irish were forced to the 18-yard line on their second fourth-down attempt, but this time luck was on the Seminoles side as the pass the pass was intercepted in the back of the end zone by Jacob Pugh. SEMINOLESContinued From 1B Photos by PAUL BUCHANAN/ Special to the ReporterWide receiver Travis Rudolph carries the ball into the end zone. Quarterback Jamies Winston eyes his receiver downfield.


Page Editor: Brandon Finley, 754-0420 LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2014 3B COURTESYColumbia High’s Krysten Giebeig (from left), Brittney Lee and Haley Roberson are expected to lead the Lady Tigers this season.Lady Tigers prepare for another seasonBy BRANDON FINLEYbfinley@lakecityreporter.comColumbia High’s girls soccer coach Lindsay McCardle enters her sec ond year and believes that the Lady Tigers will con tend for a district title after a season of learning. “I feel hopeful about our team going into this sea son,” McCardle said. “I feel that each player has grown and developed since last year, in turn changing the dynamic of our team as a whole. We have the potential to win games and leave a mark. I am excited and ready for an awesome season.” McCardle said leadership will be one of the reasons this year’s team will make those strides. “I expect my two return ing captains, Brittney Lee and Haley Roberson, will really lead the way on the field,” McCardle said. “Joining the captains will be Krysten Giebeig. She defi nitely helped lead the team last year by her actions on and off the field, but this year I have seen her become a much more vocal player on the field, which is exciting to see.” Most of the team returns from last year, but the gains are notable according to McCardle. “I see a huge difference in the attitudes and work ethic of the girls,” McCardle said. “The will and want to win is stronger and more evident in how they are pre paring for this season. Over the summer, we had girls playing club ball, going to tournaments and camps at different colleges, condi tioning and really putting in the off-season work to get ready for this year.” But the players aren’t the only ones who learned les sons since last season. “I learned a lot through my experience last season,” McCardle said. “After every game, win or lose, you need to reflect on what can be done differently to improve for the next game. You must form relationships with the players in order for them to trust and respect you as their coach. I am excited to implement the things I learned last season.” But will the learning be enough to get over the hump in the district? “Unfortunately all of the teams are strong con tenders in our district,” McCardle said. “But Chiles and Gainesville high schools are both strong teams that will be tough matches.” SCOREBOARD PCERA won with 56 We had 72 players in PCERA Golf Tournament on October 11. The team of won Jason Cobb, Shayne Barber, Chip Parker and Robbie Kerby won First Place with a 56. The team of Ken Watson, Max Nyssen, Chuck Jones and Gary Godwin came in Seventh Place with a 65. The team of Kenny Wrightsel, Jordan Wrightsel, Brian and Bruce Ford came in thirteenth place with a 69. Everyone enjoyed their day of golf and delicious lunch. We would like to thank the PCERA for letting us host their golf tourna ment. We had 17 players in the Sunday Blitz on Oct. 12. Steve Thomas won First Place with a +13. Randy Sommers came in second place with a +5. Eddy Brown, Jim Carr and Dell Sanders tied for third place with a +4. Closest to the Pin winners were: Eddy Brown #5, Steve Patterson #7, Eddy Brown #15 and Joe Paul #17. Skins win ners were: Steve Thomas #2, #15 and #16, Russ Adams #6, Dell Sanders #12 and Eddy Brown #14. The Sunday Blitz costs $20 plus cart fee and is open to anyone and you can tee off at anytime. We had 26 players in the Wednesday Blitz on Oct. 15. Jordan Hale won first place in the A Division with a +11. Bob Randall came in second place with a +6. Steve Patterson came in third place with a +3. Emerson Darst won First Place in the B Division with a +7. Pete Skantzos came in Second Place with a +2. Jerry West and Don Howard tied for third place with a +1. Skin winners were: Jordan #2 and #10, Don Howard #5, Jonathan Allen #11 and Mike Jacobs #16. The Pot Hole was #9, the Pot worth $92 carries over to Wednesday. The Wednesday Blitz costs $13 (plus optional pot) plus cart fee and is open to any one and you can tee off at anytime. The Good Old Boys Match 1 – Eli Witt, Rob Brown, Jim Stevens and Bill Rogers – 7, Marc Risk, Emerson Darst, Bobby Simmons and Paul Davis – 6. Match 2 – Jerry West, Joe Persons, Rhea Hart and Dave Cannon – 6, Ed Snow, Don Christensen, Don Howard and Noidrie Moses – 3. Match 3 – Jerry Jobe, Bill Wheeler, Jim Bell and Dan Stephens – 6, Jim McGriff, Alan McGriff, Dennis Hendershott, Stan Woolbert and Mike Spencer – 2. Good Scores for the Good Old Boys were: Ed Snow 73 (36-37), Eli Witt 75 (37-38), Marc Risk 76 (39-37) and Ron Brown 76 (36-40). For more information on any events and tour naments at The Country Club, please call the pro shop at 752-2266. COUNTRY CLUB at LAKE CITY Carl Ste-Marie Perfect weather for links The weather this last week could not have been any better for golf! We have a few tournaments coming up next week. Country Federal Credit Unions’ 1st annual breast cancer awareness tourna ment will be held Oct. 24 with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. Register your team of four or you can be placed with a team for this captains choice event! Fee is $50.00 per player, participants check in at 7:30am with a putting contest at 8:00 a.m. There will also be a lunch provided after the tourna ment. Come swing for the cure! Contact Stephanie Jackson 904-982-4219 or Jack Baker 904-307-2899. Also the North Florida 2 day championship will be held Oct. 25 and 26. Limited to the first 44 teams. First day will be held at Suwanee Country Club with 2 optional tee times. Second round will be at Quail Heights Country Club with an 8:30 a.m. shotgun start. Format is a two-man best ball. Entry Fee will be $75.00 member and $95.00 non member, this does include both days, with an optional skins game. The tournament is flight ed with net and gross win ners with a cash payout. Spots are filling up fast, you can call us in the pro shop for more info or to sign up a team 386-752-3339. Friday’s dogfight win ners were Ronnie Ash with a +7 taking first place, Jack Tuggle in second place with a +5, and Kevin Parks in third with a +2. Skin winners were Ronnie ash with three skins, Al Cohoon with 2 skins, Randy Heavrin with 2 skins, Kevin Parks, Tim Tortorice, and Jack Tuggle. Closest to the pin win ners were #3 Jack Tuggle, #5 Ronnie Ash, #15 Randy Heavrin, and #17 Al Cohoon. Scrambles are now on Sundays with captain picks starting at 2:45 pm. Monday’s top of the Hill with a +3 Joe Herring, fol lowing with +2’s in a tie for second is Jerry Snowberger and Al Cohoon. Wednesday Blitz big win ner with a +8 and taking the only skin in the game Kelly Lowrey. Taking sec ond place with a +3 Kirk Koon, a three way tie for third place with +2’sChuck Slaymaker, Gerald Smithy, and Ronnie Ash. Closest to the pin win ners #3 Joe Herring, #5 and #11 Keith Hudson, #15 and #17 Dave Zeman. For any questions or to schedule a tee time call us at 386-752-3339. QUAIL HEIGHTS COUNTRY CLUB Nicki Newmans INDIANS: Fall to Madison County Continued From Page 1BChristian Helsel caught a 22-yard pass to position the Indians deep in Cowboys’ territory. Then from the Madison nine-yard line, quarterback DJ Jackson again threw a pass in Helsel’s direction this time connecting for a touchdown. Brandon Shrum added the PAT and cut the Madison lead to 12-7 with 3:21 to play in the half. Madison got the ball back late in the second quarter and Redding caught his sec ond touchdown pass, this time from 25-yards out for a 19-7 lead at the half. Fort White took the opening kickoff but that drive ended in an inter ception by the Cowboys’ Sharrod Jones. Late in the third quarter Eric Bright Jr. gave the Cowboys a 25-7 lead with a three-yard touchdown run. Bright finished his night carrying 17 times for 89 yards and a touchdown. The final score of the game came for Fort White when Donald Robinson carried the ball 76 yards to make the final 25-14. After the game Fort White head coach Demetric Jackson said that mistakes and big plays really hurt his squad. “We made mistakes and we gave up big plays,” Jackson said. “They took advantage of it.” Williams finished his night 8-of-9 passing for 145 yards and three touch downs passes. Jackson, for the Indians, finished 10-of-16 for 55 yards, one touchdown and 3 interceptions. Cameron White carried the ball 18 times for the Indians for 78 yards. The Indians will travel to Live Oak’s Paul Langford Stadium to take on the Suwannee Bulldogs at 7:30 p.m. on Friday. Then the final district game pits Fort White against Taylor County in the regular sea son home finale. The win ner of the Fort White-Taylor County game will advance as the District 2-4A runner up. “We still have a lot to play for,” Coach Jackson said after the game. “In two weeks, we have the chance to get in the play offs, we’re going to have to work hard and be ready for it.”


Page Editor: Brandon Finley, 754-0420 LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2014 5B5B Clash in the county JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterColumbia High’s Jazmine Myers spikes the ball agains t Fort White High on Thursday. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterJazmine Myers hits the ball over the net Thursday. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterFort White High’s Bailey Robinson serves the ball again st Columbia High Thursday. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterColumbia High’s Madison Plyn looks to spike the ball against Fort White High. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City ReporterFort White High’s Rykia Jackson returns a serve against Columbia High Thursday.


6B LAKE CITY REPORTER SPORTS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2014 Page Editor: Brandon Finley, 754-0420 6BSports John didnt treat Cherise. But shes here today because of him When Cherise West was diagnosed with leukemia, doctors said she had no matching donors for a bone marrow transplant and no hope for a cure. At UF Health, Dr. John Wingard works on transplants from donors who arent an exact match. Like Cherises mom. Johns work is why Cherise is healthy today, even if she never knows it. And its invisible connections like these that help us move medicine forward with every patient we serve. 22154 10.625 x10.5.indd 1 10/15/2014 4:28:29 PM Indians fall to Cowboys, 25-14 JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City Reporter Fort White High quarterback DJ Jackson escapes a tackle as he drives down the field against Madison County on Friday. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City Reporter Jabari Rivers kicks off against Madison County on Friday. JASON MATTHEW WALKER /Lake City Reporter Donald Robinson runs into a defender after escaping a Madison County tackler on Friday.


Lake City Reporter Week of Sunday, October 19-25, 2014 Section C Columbia, Inc. Your marketplace source for Lake City and Columbia County1CColumbia Inc. 1CColumbia Inc. 1CColumbia Inc. 1CColumbia Inc. FAST ER BETT ER (Pick two) Voted Best of the Best Emergency Roomin Lake City Text “ER” to 23000 for average ER wait* times *Wait dened as arrival time until seen by qualied medical professional. A new look for LifeSouthInterior upgrade nearly complete; open house Tues. By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comThe LifeSouth Community Blood Center, Suwannee Valley Regional Headquarters in Lake City, has been under construction for months as the building gets an interior upgrade. Lorrie Woods, regional manager, said the work began around July and the final touches are being made now. “We started out very slow and all of a sudden everything progressed and the next thing you know we had new paint, new carpet, new walls, all in one day,” she said. “It felt like an army of men walked in, started tearing down walls, paint and desks and then the next day you walked in it’s almost brand new.” As a way of welcoming the community to TONY BRITT/ Lake City ReporterLorrie Woods, LifeSouth Community Blood Centers regional manager, reviews inventory at the local facility. Facebook unfriends federal drug agency LIFESOUTH cont. on 2C By ALICIA A. CALDWELL Associated PressWASHINGTON — Facebook wants assurances from the Drug Enforcement Administration that it’s not operating any more fake profile pages as part of ongoing investigations. Facebook’s chief security officer, Joe Sullivan, said in a letter Friday to DEA Administrator Michele Leonhart that law enforce-ment agencies need to fol-low the same rules about being truthful on Facebook as civilian users. Those rules include a ban on lying about who you are. Sullivan’s letter was in response to a New York woman’s federal lawsuit claiming that a DEA agent created a fake online per-sona using her name and photographs stored on her cellphone. In court filings, Sondra Arquiett said her pictures were retrieved from her cellphone after she was arrested in July 2010 on drug charges and her cell-phone seized. Arquiett said the fake page was being used by DEA agent Timothy Sinnigen to interact with “dangerous individuals he was investigating.” Arquiett is asking for $250,000 in damages. “Facebook has long made clear that law enforce-ment authorities are subject to these policies,” Sullivan wrote. “We regard DEA’s conduct to be a know-ing and serious breach of Facebook’s terms and poli-cies.” Facebook also wants the DEA to confirm that it has stopped using any other fake profile pages it may have created. A DEA spokesman did not immediately respond to a telephone message seek-ing comment. Last week the agency announced it would review whether the Facebook guise went too far. Obama’s credit card declined The Associated PressWASHINGTON — The Secret Service is charged with watching the pres-ident’s back, but who’s watching his wallet? When his credit card was declined last month while dining in New York, President Barack Obama wondered if he had become a victim of identity theft. “It turned out, I guess I don’t use it enough,” Obama said Friday at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. “They thought there was some fraud going on,” he said, chatting while announcing a government plan to tighten security for debit cards that transfer federal benefits like Social Security to millions of Americans.


the renovated facility, LifeSouth has sched-uled an “Oktoberfest Open House.” The event will take place from 4:30 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. The open house event will fea-ture craft beer, wine, soft drinks and hors d’oeuvres and a celebra-tory ribbon cutting. LifeSouth Community Blood Center, 833 SW State Road 47, has been a Columbia County business since January 1980 at different loca-tions. The $100,000-plus interior renovation was the first facelift for the current building since it was built in 1996. The Suwannee Valley Regional headquarters in Lake City serves as the main facility for five counties in the Suwannee Valley region and is also the home for two bloodmobiles. The renovation work consisted of new floors, carpet, furniture and lighting. Woods said the renovation also included the addition of new flat screen televisions, more donor beds, addi-tional office space and upgrades to the office conference room. Wifi is now available for all donors. “We have big 50inch TV in our donor room that we’re very proud of,” she said. “We replaced our 20-inch television.” Additional renovation was also done in the blood storage area. “We modernized the way it looks in the back,” Woods said. “Stainless steel tables and equipment are there now instead of the wooden desks.” She said the renovation also makes for a more efficient work place. “We also incorporated all our equipment in the same area so we’re not walking across the building to get one product and then back onto the other side. We absolutely love the renovation.” With the renovation the office’s main colors have changed from pink and blue to a predominant red with more of a retro atmo-sphere. Kim Glover was recently added to the staff as its donor recruiter, the per-son who informs the public about upcom-ing LifeSouth events. Glover also sets the calendar with agency events, often up to a year in advance, as well as recruits donors to the center. “I love this,” Glover said. “It feels good to be able to give back to the community and to help people. To me there is no greater cause than saving lives.” The Suwannee Valley Regional Blood Center’s goal is to collect around 13,000 13,500 pints of blood annually. 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Weekly or monthly rates. 1 person $145, 2 persons $155. weekly 386-752-5808 730Unfurnished Home ForRent2BR/2BAhome in secure 55+ community in Lake City. Stainless steel kitchen appliances and W/D included. FLroom & fenced back yard, single car garage. Renter pays electric & water. Owner pays HOAfees and mowing. Pool and clubhouse included. 1 yr. lease $750/mo. 1st, last & dep. 386-365-6034 or 386-365-6051 3/2, CH/A. all appliances, $925 mo, 1st, last, sec. 549 SE Monroe St. 386-697-8893 or 305-962-2666. 3BR/2BA completely refurbished, appliances furnished, Fenced yard. $875 month. & $875 deposit 386-288-8401 LARGE CLEAN 3br/2ba Branford area. $750/mo +sec. Call 386-590-0642 or 750Business & Office RentalsOAKBRIDGE OFFICE Complex Professional Office Available 725 SE Baya Dr Call 752-4820 805Lots forSale Land in Hamilton County for sale! 2.5 to 10 acres! Mature trees, lots of wildlife! Owner Financing Avail. 758-3020 or 984-2500 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. 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4C LAKE CITY REPORTER BUSINESS WEEK OF SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19-25, 2014 BY ANICK JESDANUN and BRANDON BAILEYAP Technology WritersCUPERTINO, Calif. Apple unveiled a thinner iPad Thursday with a faster processor and a better camera as it tries to drive excitement for tablets amid slowing demand. The iPad Air 2, at 6.1 millimeters thin, also adds many of the features previously available on iPhones. That includes the ability to take burst shots and slow-motion video and the inclusion of a fingerprint ID sensor for use instead of a passcode. It also has an anti-reflective coating, a first for a tablet, which makes it 56 percent less reflective, said Philip Schiller, senior vice president of marketing, on stage at the event at Apples headquarters in Cupertino, California. The iPad Air 2 will start at $499. Apple also updated its iPad Mini device, with a starting price of $399. The new devices will begin shipping next week, with advance orders starting Friday. Meanwhile, Apple made its new Mac operating system, Yosemite, available as a free download starting Thursday. Apple Pay, the companys new system for using iPhones to make credit and debit card payments at retail stores, will launch on Monday. CEO Tim Cook opened Thursdays product-launch event by touting strong reception to the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, released last month. Its been an incredible year and tremendously busy already, he said, adding that the new iPhones have been the fastest-selling in Apples history. He reiterated that the iPhones will launch in China in just a few hours and said the launch is aligned with a rollout of 4G cellular networks there.New iPadsIts been a year since Apple came out with a lighter, thinner full-size model called the iPad Air. Apple refreshed that with a device that is even thinner, by 18 percent at 6.1 millimeters. The rear camera is boosted to 8 megapixels, matching whats found in iPhones. Previous iPads had a 5 megapixel camera. Thursdays event comes as sales of Apples iPads have dropped. Through the first half of this year, Apple had shipped 29.6 million iPads, a 13 percent drop from the same time last year. Apple plans to issue results for the latest quarter on Monday. Apple has been facing competition from cheaper tablets running Googles Android operating system. Ahead of Apples event, Google announced Wednesday that an 8.9inch Nexus 9 tablet is coming next month at a starting price of $399, $100 less than the 9.7-inch iPad Air. It will run a new version of Android, dubbed Lollipop. Besides competition, theres been an overall slowdown in tablet demand. This week, research firm Gartner projected worldwide shipments of 229 million tablets this year. Although thats up 11 percent compared with 2013, its far less than the 55 percent growth seen last year and the more than doubling in sales in 2012. Cook sought to address that by pointing out that the 225 million iPads sold cumulatively since 2010 is more than any other product Apple has sold in the first four years. He also said Apple sold more iPads over the past year than many manufacturers have for personal computers.Mac updatesThe company unveiled new iMacs with a sharper display, following what Apple has already done on its mobile devices and MacBook laptops. The company says the new iMacs have seven times the pixels found on standard high-definition television sets. Apple also released its new Yosemite operating system for Macs as a free download. The Mac update includes aesthetic changes as well as new functionality, such as the ability to make phone calls with an iPhone nearby and a one-stop search tool for both locally stored documents and online resources. Apple has been releasing Mac updates more frequently, in part to time them with annual changes to the iOS system for iPhones and iPads. Many of the new Mac features will complement whats found in iOS 8, including the ability to start tasks such as email on one device and finish on another. During a demo, Apple executive Craig Federighi made a phone call to Stephen Colbert from his Mac and connected with the comedian. The call was actually being made through a nearby iPhone. He also used Apples upcoming Apple Watch as a remote control to control a Mac presentation being projected onto a big-screen set via Apple TV.Apple PayApple has already announced its new payments system, Apple Pay, but the iPhone feature wasnt made available right away. In announcing a Monday launch date, Cook also said deals have been made with hundreds of additional credit card issuers since the service was announced last month. Cook also said additional merchants plan to accept Apple Pay by the end of the year. With Apple Pay, iPhone 6 and 6 Plus owners will be able to make payments at brick-and-mortar stores by holding their phone near a card reader. The new iPhones have a wireless chip to transmit the information needed to complete the transaction. Owners of older models wont be able to use Apple Pay, even with the software update. Consumers arent likely to abandon plastic credit cards until a majority of retailers, especially smaller merchants, accept contactless payments such as Apple Pay. But Apple Pay may spur transactions over mobile Web browsers and apps this holiday season, since it lets consumers avoid typing in credit card information each time. The new iPad Air 2 will be able to make browser transactions, but not payments at retail stores.Apple WatchApple says it will release tools next month so that developers can begin making apps for the upcoming Apple Watch wearable device. Rival smartwatches running Android have suffered from not having many useful apps from the start. Apple is hoping to have a strong app store in place when Apple Watch debuts next year.iPad Air 2, new Macs debut Associated PressNEW YORK Darden Restaurants, the parent company of the Olive Garden, said Thursday that former Wal-Mart executive Bill Simon is returning to its board of directors. Simon was a company director for two years, but did not run for a new term in 2014. On Friday Darden shareholders voted to replace the companys entire board with a slate of 12 nominees proposed by investment firm Starboard Value LP. Starboard had criticized Dardens management on a variety of issues ranging from the sale of its Red Lobster chain to the operations at Olive Garden, which has continued to struggle. Simons appointment expands Dardens board to 13 seats. The company said it will continue to evaluate potential board candidates and could name another board member. Simon, 55, was president and CEO of Walmart US for four years before he resigned in August. He was also an executive at Brinker International Inc., the parent company of Chilis restaurants. Darden Restaurants Inc. also owns smaller chains including LongHorn Steakhouse, The Capital Grille and Yard House. The Orlando, Florida, company promoted Gene Lee to interim CEO on Tuesday. Lee had been the companys chief operating officer.Darden returns former director Simon to board WIKIMEDIA COMMONSThe new iMacs have sharper displays and come with the capability of Yosemite operating system for a free download.By ERIC TUCKER and JACK GILLUMAssociated PressWASHINGTON FBI Director James Comey warned in stark terms Thursday against the push by technology companies to encrypt smartphone data and operating systems, arguing that murder cases could be stalled, suspects could walk free and justice could be thwarted by a locked phone or an encrypted hard drive. Privacy advocates called the concerns exaggerated and little more than recycled arguments the government has raised against encryption since the early 1990s. Likening encrypted data to a safe that cannot be cracked or a closet door that wont open, Comey said the move by tech companies to pro tect communications in the name of privacy risks impeding a wide range of criminal investigations. We have the legal authority to intercept and access communications from information pursu ant to court order, but we often lack the technical ability to do so, Comey said in a Brookings Institution speech. The speech, which echoes concerns he and others in law enforcement have previously made, comes soon after announcement by Apple and Google that their new operating systems will be encrypted, or protected by coding. While the companies actions are understandable, he said, the place they are leading us is one we shouldnt go to without careful thought and debate. Encryption isnt just a technical feature. Its a marketing pitch. But it will have very serious consequences for law enforcement and national security agencies at every level, Comey said. Comey also said the FBI was committed to a front-door approach, including through court orders, to intercepting communications. Privacy advocates have long been concerned that that intercept would create an opening for hackers to exploit. Whether you call it a front door or a back door, weakening the security of a system to enable law enforcement access also opens that door to foreign governments and criminals, said Christopher Soghoian, principal technologist with the ACLUs Speech, Privacy and Technology Project.FBI director warns against encryption on cell phones MORGUEFILEJames Comey argues suspects could walk free and justice could be thwarted by a locked phone or an encrypted hard drive. Protecting data in the name of privacy could stall investigations. SCORE WorkshopThere will be a SCORE Entrepreneurs Workshop on Oct. 20 from 6-8 p.m. at Columbia County Public Library, 3078 NW Columbia Ave. The workshop is free but an RSVP is required. Call 386-752-2000 to RSVP. The workshop is for people who are thinking about starting a business or are in business already and need expert advice.Attic OrientationThe Lake City Haven Hospice, 1077 US Hwy 90 Suite #120, will have Attic Orientation on Oct. 28 from 1-3 p.m. Volunteers are needed for many tasks including taking donations, sorting and pricing, merchandising, running the cash register and coordinating donation drives. No experience necessary. All volunteers must complete a background check prior to volunteering. Call Carolyn Long 386-752-9191 for more information. Business Briefs Associated Press NEW YORK Mattels got girl problems and her name is Barbie. Sales of the iconic doll continue to slide and a surprising drop in sales of its American Girl toys could become another headache for the toy company as it heads into the crucial holiday season. Mattel reported Thursday that Barbie sales fell 21 percent for the three months ended Sept. 30, even sharper than the 15 percent drop in the second quarter. And American Girls third-quarter sales declined 7 percent, compared with a 6 percent rise in the second quarter. Heightening tensions even more, Mattels rival Hasbro Inc. recently landed the rights for dolls from the blockbuster Disney movie Frozen, a coveted relationship for Mattel. The rights for the Frozen dolls will go to Hasbro in the spring of 2016. Dolls are traditionally a tough market to corner. Theres a lot of competition and the affections of the target audience little girls can be fleeting. Its not all bad news for Mattel, however. It has recently introduced dolls that have resonated with customers even as Barbies star appears to fade. Sales of Disney Princess and Ever After High dolls were given most of the credit for the 1 percent increase in sales of other doll brands in the quarter. Mattel toys that are geared toward boys are also a bright spot. Sales for the Wheels category, which includes the Hot Wheels and Matchbox brands, climbed 4 percent. Mattel Inc., based in El Segundo, California, reported a profit of 97 cents per share on revenue of $2.02 billion for the period Thursday. Its adjusted earnings came to 98 cents. That was short of Wall Street expectations. Analysts had expected per-share earnings of $1.02, and revenue of $2.18 billion, according to a poll by FactSet. Shares fell 3 percent to $29.62 in late morning trading. The stock is off about 38 percent this year.Barbies shine fades WIKIMEDIA COMMONS


LIFE Sunday, October 19, 2014 Section D Lake City Reporter Story ideas? Contact Editor Robert When I saw an old friend the other day, she said, Im surprised youre in town, then we both laughed. I guess the presumption from my column is that I am always traveling. I wish that were the case since it is my passion. I do, however, work. And work hard. Being a full time Realtor is not only my day job, but sometimes my night job and weekend job and even vacation job. I love what I do, helping people buy their dream home, moving up into perhaps a larger or newer home, or downsizing. When it comes time to sell that home, I like that too. The flexibility in my schedule allows me to do the traveling that I love to The life behind the trip takerTRAVEL TALES Sandy Kishton TRAVEL continued on 4D SARAH LOFTUS/Lake City ReporterLocal author Helen Hill poses with the six books shes written. Her first one, Searching for Holy Ground, tells her tale of becoming a Christian, while the others focus on a church in the fictitious town of Forest Hills, Va. Journey through Forest Hills Local author Helen Hill has written 5 books in her Christian series. Her first book, Searching for Holy Ground, which is separate from the series, was written about her childhood. By SARAH LOFTUSsloftus@lakecityreporter.comHelen Hills life hasnt been easy. She didnt feel loved by her parents growing up, and her two previous marriages led to her almost losing her children. But whats gotten her through is her faith in God. When Hill was a child, growing up in southwestern Pennsylvania, her parents didnt go to church, but they did send their kids, she said. At the age of 9, after she watched her father chase her brother around the house and feared that he would kill him, her mother told her it was time for Hill says book characters are like my family. AUTHOR continued on 4D


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MY-TV 29 32 -CHiPs “Mait Team” M*A*S*HM*A*S*HLaw & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims UnitSeinfeldBob NewhartCheersPerry Mason DISN 31 172 290Dog With a BlogDog With a BlogJessieGirl Meets WorldAustin & Ally“Twitches” (2005) Tia Mowry, Tamera Mowry. (:10) Wolfblood(:40) JessieMy BabysitterMy Babysitter LIFE 32 108 252“Killers” (2010, Action) Ashton Kutcher, Katherine Heigl, Tom Selleck. “27 Dresses” (2008) Katherine Heigl, James Marsden. “13 Going on 30” (2004) Jennifer Garner, Mark Ruffalo. Premiere. USA 33 105 242NCIS Tony and Ziva become trapped. NCIS A commander is abducted. WWE Monday Night RAW (N) WWE Monday Night RAW WWE Monday Night RAWChrisley KnowsChrisley Knows BET 34 124 329The Real (N) “Meet the Browns” (2008, Comedy-Drama) Tyler Perry, Angela Bassett, David Mann. HusbandsHo.“Johnson Family Vacation” (2004, Comedy) Cedric the Entertainer. ESPN 35 140 206Monday Night Countdown (N) (Live) e(:15) NFL Football Houston Texans at Pittsburgh Steelers. (N Subject to Blackout) (:20) SportsCenter ESPN2 36 144 209SportsCenter (N) (Live) Baseball TonightSportsCenter30 for 30 2014 World Series of Poker (Taped) 2014 World Series of Poker (Taped) (:15) College Football Final SUNSP 37 -Canoe WorldsSport FishingShip Shape TVSportsman’s Adv.Florida SportFishing the FlatsLightning Live! (N)k NHL Hockey Tampa Bay Lightning at Edmonton Oilers. From Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta. DISCV 38 182 278Fast N’ LoudFast N’ LoudFast N’ Loud: Revved Up (N) Fast N’ Loud A ’65 Chevy Impala. (N) Fast N’ LoudFast N’ Loud A ’65 Chevy Impala. TBS 39 139 247American DadAmerican DadAmerican DadAmerican DadAmerican DadAmerican DadAmerican Dad (N) American DadBig Bang TheoryBig Bang TheoryConan (N) HLN 40 202 204Forensic FilesForensic FilesJane Velez-Mitchell (N) Nancy Grace (N) Dr. Drew on Call (N) Forensic FilesForensic FilesForensic FilesForensic Files FNC 41 205 360Special Report With Bret Baier (N) On the Record W/Greta Van SusterenThe O’Reilly Factor (N) The Kelly File (N) Hannity (N) The O’Reilly Factor E! 45 114 236Total Divas Nattie and TJ face divorce. E! News (N) Live from E! (N)“The Women” (2008) Meg Ryan. Betrayal strains the bond between two high-powered women. E! News (N) TRAVEL 46 196 277Bizarre Foods With Andrew ZimmernMan v. FoodMan v. FoodBizarre Foods AmericaBizarre Foods With Andrew ZimmernBizarre Foods AmericaBizarre Foods America HGTV 47 112 229Love It or List It A rundown bungalow. Love It or List It “Irene & Marcos” Love It or List It “Darlene & Jade” Love It or List It (N) House Hunters (N) Hunters Int’lLove It or List It “Melissa & Oliver” TLC 48 183 280Say Yes, DressSay Yes, DressUndercover BossUndercover Boss “DirecTV” Undercover Boss “Fatburger” Undercover Boss “Checkers & Rally’s” Undercover Boss HIST 49 120 269Swamp People “Day of Reckoning” Swamp People “Lethal Encounters” Swamp People “Blood Brothers” Swamp PeopleSwamp People “Troy’s Gamble” (:03) Swamp People “Cannibal Gator” ANPL 50 184 282To Be AnnouncedTo Be AnnouncedGator BoysRattlesnake Republic: Texas Sized (N) North Woods Law: On the Hunt (N) Gator Boys FOOD 51 110 231Diners, DriveDiners, DriveGuy’s Grocery GamesHungry Games (N) Hungry GamesMystery Diners (N) Mystery Diners (N) Restaurant: Impossible (N) Restaurant: Impossible TBN 52 260 372(5:00) JeremiahBest of PraiseSam RodriguezThe Potter’s TouchBless the LordLiving EdgeKingdom Conn.Jesse Duplantis“Love’s Unfolding Dream” (2007, Drama) Erin Cottrell. Best of Praise FSN-FL 56 -SportsMoneyShip Shape TV College Football Oklahoma State at Texas Christian. (Taped) World Poker Tour: Season 12 World Poker Tour: Season 12 SYFY 58 122 244(5:00)“Hostel Part II” (2007)“Saw: The Final Chapter” (2010, Horror) Tobin Bell, Costas Mandylor. “Starve” (2014) Bobby Campo. Premiere. Trapped pals ght for their lives in an abandoned school.Hellboy (2004) AMC 60 130 254(5:00)“Friday the 13th” (1980) “Friday the 13th, Part 2” (1981, Horror) Amy Steel, John Furey. “Friday the 13th Part III” (1982, Horror) Dana Kimmell, Paul Kratka. “Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter” COM 62 107 249The Colbert ReportDaily Show(6:58) South Park(:29) Tosh.0FuturamaFuturamaSouth ParkSouth ParkSouth ParkSouth ParkDaily ShowThe Colbert Report CMT 63 166 327Reba “As Is” RebaRaising HopeRaising Hope“The Replacements” (2000, Comedy) Keanu Reeves, Gene Hackman, Orlando Jones. Cops Reloaded (N) Cops ReloadedCops Reloaded NGWILD 108 190 283Ice BearDog Whisperer “K-9 Behind Bars” When Sharks Attack “Florida Frenzy” When Sharks Attack “California Killer” When Sharks AttackWhen Sharks Attack “Florida Frenzy” NGC 109 186 276Alaska State TroopersAlaska State TroopersAlaska State TroopersDrugs, Inc. The drug scene in Montana. Drugs, Inc. “Windy City High” Drugs, Inc. The drug scene in Montana. SCIENCE 110 193 284How-MadeHow-MadeWorld’s Strangest “Underground” World’s Strangest “Explosions” World’s Strangest “Vehicles” World’s Strangest “Jobs” World’s Strangest “Explosions” ID 111 192 285Blood Relatives “The Widowmaker” 20/20 on ID “A Mother’s Search” 20/20 on ID (N) 20/20 on ID Success built on lies. Twisted “Bus Stop Killer” (N) 20/20 on ID HBO 302 300 501(4:00) The MajesticLast Week To.(:15) “Leap Year” (2010, Romance-Comedy) Amy Adams. ‘PG’ “Private Violence” (2014) Premiere. ‘NR’ Boardwalk EmpireFoo Fighters: Sonic Highways MAX 320 310 515(:15)“Mama” (2013, Horror) Jessica Chastain. ‘PG-13’ The Knick “Crutch eld” “Fight Club” (1999) Brad Pitt. Men vent their rage by beating each other in a secret arena. The Great Gatsby SHOW 340 318 545(:15)“Alex Cross” (2012, Action) Tyler Perry, Matthew Fox. ‘PG-13’ Homeland “Iron in the Fire” The Affair An inevitability is considered. Homeland “Iron in the Fire” The Affair An inevitability is considered. WEEKDAY AFTERNOON Comcast Dish DirecTV 12 PM12:301 PM1:302 PM2:303 PM3:304 PM4:305 PM5:30 3-ABC 3 -NewsBe a MillionaireThe ChewGeneral HospitalThe Meredith Vieira ShowDr. PhilBe a MillionaireNews 4-IND 4 4 4News4JAX at NoonVaried ProgramsSupreme JusticeSupreme JusticeAmerica’s CourtAmerica’s CourtThe Queen Latifah ShowThe Dr. Oz ShowNews4JAX at 5PMNews4JAX 5-PBS 5 -Peg Plus CatPeg Plus CatSuper Why!Thomas & FriendsSesame StreetCat in the HatCurious GeorgeCurious GeorgeArthurWordGirlWUFT NewsWorld News 7-CBS 7 47 47Action News JaxThe Young and the RestlessBold/BeautifulThe TalkSteve HarveyDr. PhilAction News JaxAction News Jax 9-CW 9 17 17Law & Order: Special Victims UnitJustice for AllJustice for AllJudge MathisThe Bill Cunningham ShowMauryThe People’s Court 10-FOX 10 30 30The RealJerry SpringerThe Steve Wilkos ShowPaternity CourtPaternity CourtJudge JudyHot BenchFamily FeudBe a Millionaire 12-NBC 12 12 12NewsExtraDays of our LivesFirst Coast LivingThe ChatThe Ellen DeGeneres ShowNewsNews CSPAN 14 210 350Key Capitol Hill Hearings Key Capitol Hill Hearings Key Capitol Hill Hearings WGN-A 16 239 307In the Heat of the NightWGN Midday NewsLaw & OrderLaw & OrderBlue BloodsBlue Bloods TVLAND 17 106 304GunsmokeBonanzaBonanzaWalker, Texas RangerWalker, Texas RangerWalker, RangerVaried Programs OWN 18 189 279Dr. PhilDr. PhilVaried Programs A&E 19 118 265CSI: MiamiCSI: MiamiCriminal MindsCriminal MindsThe First 48The First 48 HALL 20 185 312Home & Family Little House on the PrairieLittle House on the PrairieLittle House on the PrairieThe Waltons FX 22 136 248MovieVaried Programs How I Met/MotherHow I Met/MotherHow I Met/MotherHow I Met/MotherVaried ProgramsTwo and Half MenVaried Programs CNN 24 200 202Legal View With Ashleigh Ban eldWolf CNN Newsroom With Brooke BaldwinCNN Newsroom With Brooke BaldwinThe Lead With Jake TapperThe Situation Room TNT 25 138 245BonesBonesBonesBonesCastleCastle NIK 26 170 299PAW PatrolBlaze, MonsterPAW PatrolPAW PatrolSpongeBobSpongeBobSpongeBobOdd ParentsOdd ParentsSpongeBobSpongeBobSpongeBob SPIKE 28 168 241Varied Programs MY-TV 29 32 -The Rockford FilesGunsmokeBonanzaThe Ri emanThe Ri emanAdam-12Adam-12Emergency! DISN 31 172 290Mickey MouseVaried ProgramsDoc McStuf nsDoc McStuf nsVaried Programs LIFE 32 108 252How I Met/MotherHow I Met/MotherVaried Programs USA 33 105 242Varied Programs Law & Order: Special Victims Unit BET 34 124 329(11:00) MovieVaried ProgramsMovie Varied ProgramsFresh PrinceFresh Prince106 & Park ESPN 35 140 206SportsCenterSportsCenterSportsCenterColl. Football LiveNFL InsidersVaried ProgramsNFL LiveAround the HornInterruption ESPN2 36 144 209Numbers Never LieFirst TakeVaried ProgramsSportsNationQuestionableYou Herd MeOlbermannOutside the Lines SUNSP 37 -Varied Programs DISCV 38 182 278Varied Programs TBS 39 139 247Cleveland ShowCleveland ShowAmerican DadAmerican DadFamily GuyFamily GuyRobot ChickenChildrens HospitalFriendsFriendsFriendsFriends HLN 40 202 204HLN Now HLN Now Forensic FilesForensic Files FNC 41 205 360OutnumberedHappening NowThe Real Story With Gretchen CarlsonShepard Smith ReportingYour World With Neil CavutoThe Five E! 45 114 236E! NewsSex and the CitySex and the CitySex and the CitySex and the CitySex and the CityVaried Programs TRAVEL 46 196 277Varied Programs Food ParadiseVaried ProgramsBizarre FoodsVaried ProgramsMan v. FoodMan v. Food HGTV 47 112 229House HuntersHunters Int’lVaried Programs TLC 48 183 280Four Weddings19 Kids-Count19 Kids-Count19 Kids-Count19 Kids-CountIsland MediumIsland MediumSay Yes: ATLSay Yes: ATLSay Yes, DressSay Yes, Dress HIST 49 120 269Varied Programs ANPL 50 184 282The HauntedThe HauntedMonsters Inside MeVaried ProgramsGator BoysTo Be Announced FOOD 51 110 231Pioneer Wo.Barefoot ContessaSandra Lee10 Dollar DinnersSecrets/Restaurant30-Minute MealsGiada at HomeGiada at HomeBarefoot ContessaBarefoot ContessaPioneer Wo.Varied Programs TBN 52 260 372Varied ProgramsTrinity FamilyVaried ProgramsJames RobisonVaried ProgramsThe 700 ClubJohn Hagee TodayVaried Programs FSN-FL 56 -Varied Programs SYFY 58 122 244(10:30) MovieVaried Programs AMC 60 130 254(11:00) MovieMovieVaried Programs MovieVaried Programs Movie COM 62 107 249(11:23) Movie Varied Programs (:26) Futurama(4:56) Futurama(:26) Futurama CMT 63 166 327MovieVaried Programs Raising HopeRaising HopeRebaReba NGWILD 108 190 283Animal Fight NightVaried Programs Dog WhispererVaried Programs NGC 109 186 276Car S.O.SAlaska State TroopersBorder WarsVaried Programs SCIENCE 110 193 284Varied Programs The UnexplaineVaried Programs ID 111 192 285Varied Programs HBO 302 300 501MovieVaried Programs MAX 320 310 515(11:00) MovieVaried Programs MovieVaried Programs (:10) MovieVaried Programs SHOW 340 318 545(10:45) MovieVaried Programs (:05) MovieVaried Programs (:45) MovieVaried Programs


Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LIFE SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2014 3D DEAR ABBY: I am a retired widow, crippled with rheu matoid arthritis. Every October, I start dreading Halloween, which I consider to be a legal form of extortion. Living on Social Security, I really don’t want to waste money for candy. Also, it is difficult for me to get up and down every five minutes to hand out candy. Too many of the “children” are 16to 19-year-old males. I have tried keep ing the lights off and “hiding” in my bedroom, but I wake the next morning to find toilet paper in my trees and shrubbery. Once, my front door had been sprayed “Stingy Old Witch.” The police said they couldn’t act because I didn’t see who did it. Of course, even if I had seen them, they probably would have been in a costume. Do you have any sugges tions? — GROUCHY GRANDMA IN AUSTIN, TEXAS DEAR GRANDMA: Yes. Because what you’ve done hasn’t worked, buy a large bag of inexpensive candy -they are often for sale at this time of year -and when the “extortionists” knock on your door, pay up. Because your physi cal condition makes it difficult for you to get up and down, enlist the help of a relative or neighbor to help you dole it out, or leave the bowl outside by your door with a note saying: “Take ONE.” DEAR ABBY: I have been HIV-positive for more than 20 years and I am in good health. I never told anyone in my family about it. I have now returned to my home town after being away for 40-plus years. I want to tell my father and brothers that I’m HIV-positive, but I don’t want to alarm them or have them start meddling in my life. I feel like I’m lying by not telling them. What should I do? — I’VE GOT A SECRET DEAR GOT A SECRET: Maintaining one’s privacy is not lying. Because your intu ition tells you that if you disclose your HIV status to your family they will be “alarmed or start meddling,” don’t do it. You’re in good health, your HIV is being well managed and the only person who has to know is your sex partner. DEAR ABBY: If I name my son after myself, he will be called “Jr.” or “II.” But what if my wife named her daughter after herself? I have never heard of it happening, but I just wondered. Would she be called “Jr.” or “the II,” too? — HARRY IN ATHENS, GA. DEAR HARRY: According to Emily Post, the answer is yes. Junior, Senior, II and III are suffixes used by men, but can also be used by women. DEAR ABBY HOROSCOPES ARIES (March 21-April 19): Use your energy wisely. Practice something that requires physical agility or sign up for an activity that will motivate you to excel. Romance is in the stars and ending your day with someone special will promote a closer relationship. +++ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Don’t let anyone make decisions for you. A plan you have will make a difference and must be carried out to the end. Someone will recognize your dedication and make you an interesting offer with unusual benefits. +++++ GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Solid investments will pay off. You can negotiate deals and send out your resume with con fidence. As long as you don’t let your emotions interfere with your decisions, you will make remarkable changes to your cur rent situation. ++ CANCER (June 21-July 22): Spend time at home. What you do to improve your envi ronment will bring you greater stability and enjoyment. You are best to deal with friends, children and lovers carefully. Stifle anyone who asks for too much or puts demands on you. ++++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): An adventure will get you moti vated and moving in the right direction. Changes at home will lift your spirits and lead to new cash opportunities. You can cut costs or start a small home-based business. Turn downtime into a cash cow. +++ VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Consider your vocational options. You can make a change if you are willing to pick up additional skills. Putting more into something you’ve wanted to do for a long time will bring you that much closer to your dreams. +++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Plan to spend time with the person you enjoy being with the most. A day trip will add to the excitement and bring you closer together. Favors will be granted if you ask, and sharing a mutual goal will pay off. +++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You’ll be torn in different directions when it comes to emotional matters. Don’t mix business with pleasure or you will end up in a vulnerable position. Overreacting must be avoided if you wish to main tain your stellar reputation. ++++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Show everyone what you can do. The spotlight is where you belong and will bring you benefits. Don’t ignore someone you care for or your gains will have little meaning at the end of the day. ++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): What you want will have to be modified if you plan to make any forward motion. Expect to be criticized if you are too controlling. Look at the big pic ture and try to please everyone in order to get what you want. +++++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Put a little magic into your love life. Plan a romantic eve ning if you are in a relationship or attend an event geared toward meeting other singles. A posi tive change in your life due to a settlement, contract or financial venture is apparent. +++ PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Stick to what you know and do the best. Don’t give in to anyone making drastic changes. Ulterior motives are likely to lead to disappointment. Make sure your heart is in the right place before you make any com mitments. +++ Abigail Van THE LAST WORD Eugenia Word Some cheap candy might work magic on Halloween goblins Q Write Dear Abby at or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. CELEBRITY CIPHER BIRTHDAYS Michael Gambon, 74; Dan Gutman, 59; Evander Holyfield, 52; Ty Pennington, 50; Trey Parker, 45; Jose Bautista, 34; Colton Dixon, 23; Sam Pottorff, 19; Kayden Stephenson, 18; Tanner Zagarino, 16. 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4D LAKE CITY REPORTER LIFE SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2014 Page Editor: Emily Lawson, 754-0424 What you learn in one hour could make a lifetime of difference. Melinda Keener, M.D.Plastic and Reconstructive SurgeryJerzy Polmerski, M.D.Shands Lake Shore Surgical SpecialistsEdwin Gonzales, M.D., FACSShands Lake Shore Surgical SpecialistsThe more you know about your breast health, the better you can take care of yourself. Thats why we invite you to a free seminar led by Dr. Melinda Keener, Dr. Jerzy Polmerski, and Dr. Edwin Gonzales. In a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere, they will discuss preventive care, mammography, self-exams, early breast cancer diagnosis, reconstructive surgery and more. The seminar lasts just one hour. But what you learn could make a lasting difference to your health. 368 NE Franklin St., Lake CityDr. Polmerski and Dr. Gonzales are Members of the Medical Staff of Shands Lake Shore Regional Medical Center. Dr. Keener is an Independent Member of the Medical Staff of Shands Lake Shore Regional Medical Center. Free Breast Health Seminar Thursday, Oct. 23 Noon-1 p.m. Holiday Inn, 213 SW Commerce Drive in Lake City Register at 386-292-8120 or online at 79883_SHLAK_Sem_5_25x10_5c.indd 1 9/17/14 3:58 PM do. I just told someone the other day that my husband has golf and I have a suitcase. And in that suitcase is my lap top, iPad and every charger you can think of, that way I can work from anywhere. Its what I do. I want to be available even when Im on vacation as crazy as that may sound. I admit that I am a control freak and have difficulty letting go, but Im getting better at it. I also have a wonderful assistant who is a great help and colleagues at my REMAX office who are always willing to cover for me when needed. When Im on a road trip, for example, I get up and answer emails every morning, then throughout the day depending on what activities are scheduled, and at least each night. On my last trip, it seemed like every time we entered a National Park, the cell service was gone. I had to play catch up later which was frustrating. Another aspect of my life that makes it easier to travel often is how low maintenance our lives really are. My husband and I have each other and a house to take care of; no kids, no pets, and not even any plants! And he travels a lot for work already. Hes always my first choice in a travel partner, but Im also fortunate to have friends when hes not interested. When I started this column a couple of years ago, I had about four years worth of entries in the Travel Journal I keep. So some of what you read might be from a recent trip or from a trip I have previously taken. When I pull those old stories out to create my column, it is fun going back and reliving those experiences with you. I have wonderful memories. So there you go. Thats a little bit more about me and the life Ive created for myself that affords me the opportunities to travel as much as I do. If I had it my way, Id go somewhere new every month, even if its just a weekend getaway. However, Scott and I also have some favorite places that we like to return to more frequently; like New York, Las Vegas and now Nashville. We just went to Nashville earlier this year for our 20th wedding anniversary and we are already going back in November for my husbands birthday. I still have a pretty extensive bucket list that includes new places and a handful of states that I have yet to visit. So I keep working at a job I love and planning more trips. Its just what I do. Sandy Kishton is a freelance travel writer who lives in Lake City. Contact her at skishton@ TRAVELContinued From 1A Lets say youve made the decision that college is right for you. And, obviously, since you know there is no better choice than Florida Gateway College, you decide to begin or continue your education with us. First, let me thank you for making this hypothetical decision we here at Florida Gateway College strive to provide the best educational opportunities available and we know you wont regret your choice of college. But now that youve made that decision, whats next? You obviously dont just walk into a classroom and begin taking notes. I mean, you could, but I have no doubt our professors would eventually notice you arent a student. We always talk about, Start Here, Go Anywhere its something of a slogan for us but what does Start Here really mean? If you want to become a student at Florida Gateway College, where do you begin? That answer would be our Admissions Office, located in Building 015. Of course, it isnt as easy as walking up to the window and saying, Id like to attend Florida Gateway College. Trust us, were with you we wish it were that simple! But the State of Florida requires a number of items that must be presented with an application, and you know laws arent exactly something we can ignore. So, what do you need to bring with you? A proof of identification is a good start preferably a government-issued photo ID such as your drivers license, or something along those lines to prove you are who you say you are and, of course, the application itself. We also need your official high school transcripts or high school equivalency transcript (GED), and official college transcripts, if applicable. For students who were home-schooled, an FGC home education completion affidavit is required. Let me stress the word official here these have to be requested from these institutions and provided to FGC in a sealed, unopened envelope and/ or may be submitted electronically by the sending institution. Seal broken? Do you just have copies of your diploma or transcript? Sorry, neither of those will cut it! Now, we do have programs that dont require high school completion, but if youre looking for Financial Aid assistance, high school completion and the transcripts are required. And here are a few other things to remember: Be prepared to go ahead and declare a major. Sure, you may not know exactly what you want to attend college for remember, we just made that decision a few paragraphs ago but your major can be changed at any time. Thats why we have advisors! If youve attended FGC in the past, but havent attended a class in the past year, you do have to enroll again. Or, if you were a dual enrollment student and plan on returning as a full-time college student, youll have to re-apply. Sorry! If you plan on receiving in-state tuition rates, youll also need to bring proof of Florida residency. You can visit the FGC website for more information on Florida residency requirements. A lot of this can be done online at www.fgc. edu, but we know there are a lot of people who would prefer that face-toface experience! We know this process can be daunting, especially if you have never attended before. We also know that no two students are the same there are many non-traditional and distinctive lives out there, so the enrollment process will be different for some students than the others. But thats why we have a helpful, engaging staff to make sure you are enrolled and are soon on the career path of your choice. And your timing couldnt be more perfect we are actually accepting applications for admission right now for the Spring semester, so its not too late to start your education at Florida Gateway College. There are some deadlines you should be aware of, though, if you plan on attending classes this January. If youre looking to receive Financial Aid of any sort, youll need to have all of your documents including official transcripts, tax returns, etc. submitted by November 7. The last day to submit an application for the Spring is December 10. Your official transcripts must be on file by this date. Registration begins November 13. You must be actively enrolled at FGC to be able to register for classes. Simple enough, right? And yes, while you do have a few weeks left before registration starts and more than a month until the admissions deadline, its better to get started early and not have to scramble to get all of your paperwork together. Plus, the sooner youre admitted, the earlier you can register for classes. This means you get the first shot at getting into the classes you want to take this coming semester. Now youre now ready to make that first step into your continued education! Call the Admissions Office at (386) 754-4396 to get started! And if youre interested in setting up a guided tour of campus, please call (386) 754-4246. How to Start Here before you can Go Anywhere Troy RobertsPublic Information Coordinator Florida Gateway College Troy Roberts is the public information coordinator at Florida Gateway College. He can be reached at her to go to church. She ran the whole way there and fell on her knees when she got there. Hill said she looked up and saw a picture in the church of Jesus embracing a lamb. Right then, she asked God to hold her like that. He saved me that day, Hill said. For the first time, I felt what it meant to be loved. Her life wasnt easy after that, but God helped her through the hard times, she said. Its been an uphill battle, Hill said. About seven years ago, she felt called to share her testimony, so she started writing a book. The book is called, Searching for Holy Ground and chronicles her walk with Christ and the miracles she has witnessed. While writing this book, other members of the church she was then attending said they wanted to find a way to share their testimonies about how God has changed their lives also. So she decided to include their stories at the end of the book. In 2011, her next book, Mannys Gift, was published, which tells the tale of a man who immigrated to the fictional town of Forest Hills, Va. and becomes a Christian. With so many of the characters from Mannys Gift having unfinished journeys, Hill decided to write a series set in Forest Hills. The books are about the members of a church in Forest Hills. Its a whole community, she said. Hill has written four more Forest Hills books since then, The Crossroads of Forest Hill, Harvest Time, Christmas at Forest Hills, and Revenge at Forest Hills and expects to write at least a few more books in the series. Her ideas for the books come to her in dreams, and shes been dreaming a lot lately, she said. Hill said her favorite book is her first one, Searching for Holy Ground, because its the one that got her into writing. But she loves all her books and the characters in Forest Hills. I love all of them, Hill said. Theyre like my family. The most rewarding part of writing the books has been the response from them, she said. People have told her that by reading about how God helped the characters get through their struggles, they realized they can get through their own problems with Gods help. What she wants people to see is that it doesnt matter how you are when you start walking with Jesus. Your journey and how it ends is whats important, she said. Hill said she thinks shell write another series after finishing Forest Hills and is currently working on a childrens book. Searching for Holy Ground and her Forest Hills series are available on Amazon and at the Shands Lake Shore Regional Medical Center gift shop, the LifeStyle Enrichment Center and Ms. Wezzies Haircut. AUTHORContinued From 1A SARAH LOFTUS/Lake City ReporterHelen Hill holds her first book, Searching for Holy Ground, which tells her story of becoming a Christian.