Lake City ReporterWEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2018 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | $1.00 LAKECITYREPORTER.COM CALL US: (386) 752-1293 SUBSCRIBE TO THE REPORTER: Voice: 755-5445 Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 143, No. 243 TODAYS WEATHER Opinion . . . . . . 4A Obituary . . . . . . 5A Health . . . . . . . 6A Advice & Comics . . 3B Puzzles . . . . . . . 4B DEAR PHARMACISTFour solutions for MS, 6A. 65 36Mostly sunny, 2A Re-do on $7 million LSHA giveaway? Opinion/4A + PLUS >> Wonders of the Santa FeOUTDOORS Fort White vs. P.K. YongeBASEBALLSee Page 1B See Page 5A Carswell: Dont arm teachersFire truck does more than douse flames ALS-equipped, its almost as good as an ambulance.By COREY ARWOODcarwood@lakecityreporter.comIn a medical emergency where every minute counts, rural residents of Columbia County can now have a greater sense of security. Columbia County Fire Rescue is nearing the end of what Fire Chief Jeff Crawford said was a long process to equip new fire engines with Advanced Life Support-certified personnel and equipment. The first engine was commissioned late February and will be stationed in Fort White. He said the new ALS capable trucks were a first for the county. Already, Crawford said it and the dual-certified paramedic firefighters have come to the rescue of several victims in the throes of potentially deadly circumstances like cardiac arrest and respiratory failure. Crawford emphasized one of the most significant aspects of the ALS-equipped fire trucks. He said trained firefighters can now begin procedures typically only provided by a paramedic, greatly reducing the time it takes to get the patient to the hospital. When our firefighter trucks get on the scene first, ambulances know if theyre having to come from town and they take a little while Photos by TONY BRITT/Lake City Reporter ALS continued on 2A BOAT & ATV SALE March 8-11 OVER 100 QUALITY BOATS & VEHICLES FOR SALE! BEST PRICES OF THE YEAR FINANCING AVAILABLE ON THE SPOTColumbia County Fairgrounds | SW Bascom Norris Dr. | LAKE CITY, FL QUALITY PRE-OWNED BOATS IN STOCKServing the North Florida area for over 60 years.By CARL MCKINNEYcmckinney@lakecityreporter.comTeachers have enough on their plate without having to worry about carrying firearms to protect students, said Columbia County Superintendent Lex Carswell. In response to the deadly school shooting in Parkland last month, the Florida Senate narrowly passed a bill Monday that would create new restrictions on rifle sales and allow some teachers to carry guns in schools. Carswell said he has reservations about introducing firearms into schools but if it is to be done, it shouldnt be educators that are carrying. Im not a big fan of putting another burden on our teachers, he said. If anyone is to carry firearms, it should be deans, administrative workers, custodians and other staff, Carswell said. I just know that teachers are asked a lot of, he said. Theyre part of the Carswell Coaches, others could be called upon, though. GUNS continued on 2A Theyre part of the people we should be keeping secureIt helps get ALS on scene quicker and it shortens the scene times for the medics and all because they have less pro cedures to do when they get there.See editorial, Page 4A. Floridians will change their clocks Sunday. But that could become a thing of the past under a proposal that cleared the Legislature on Tuesday. The Senate voted 33-2 to give final approval to a measure intended to eventually keep Florida on Daylight Saving Time throughout the year. The next stop is the desk of Gov. Rick Scott, whose office said he will review the proposal after formally receiving it. If Scott signs the bill, Congress would ultimately be responsible for approving the proposed change. The News Service of FloridaDaylight Saving Time bill goes to governor Coloring for a cause ABOVE: Makayla Buzbee (left) and Carol Cheesman color a print during the Color for a Cause fundraiser at the Lake City Mall Tuesday afternoon. Buzbee and Cheesman were on the team representing the Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranches. Seven local teams competed for a $250 first prize. RIGHT: Amber Tompkins (standing) colors a print for the Pregnancy Care Center. BELOW: Kristofer Truesdale (top left) reaches over Brody Crews as Crews, Jack Duarte and Houston Crews color a print for Get Smart robotics team 3556 Tuesday. A3
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Details about which school employ ees are armed should be kept secret, Carswell said. The public cant know who they ar e, he said. The Columbia County Sheriffs Office would need to develop a stringent selec tion and training process, Carswell said. W e just got to make sure we train everybody well, he said. It cant be done fast. Carswell hasnt yet spoken to teachers about the topic. School officials are taking other precautions, he said, such as hiring two fulltime security guards for Columbia High School and Fort White High School. And we will continue to make sure our schools are safe, Carswell said. The Senate bill passed by a 20-18 vote came after three hours of often emotional debate. Support and opposition crossed party lines. Republicans and Democrats alike said there were parts of the bill they didnt like. Democrats didnt like the idea of let ting teachers carry guns, even if the bill was amended to water down that pr opos al. And many pro-gun Republicans didnt like the idea of raising the minimum age to buy rifles from 18 to 21 or of creating a waiting period on sales of the weapons. In addition to the gun restrictions and arming some school personnel, it would create new mental health programs for schools, improve communication between schools, law enforcement and state agencies, create a task force to look at mistakes made during mass shootings nationally and then make recommenda tions on how to continue to improve the law and establish an anonymous tip line where students and others can report threats to schools. The bill is now before the House, which on Tuesday struck down a measure that would strip provisions allowing some school personnel to be ar med. The Associated Press contributed to this story.to get there, well already be able to start all of the medical procedures that are needed, life-saving medical procedures, said Crawford. He said the second of the two engines is slated to be housed at Station 42 in Suwannee Valley. The placement of the trucks was deliberate in order to reach the bulk of the rural portions of the county, in what Crawford said were the southern most and northernmost stations. Theyr e needed there in those two areas the most, Crawford said. With scant ambulance service north of Lake City and one in heavy use to the south, Crawford said the trucks would fill the vacuum of ALS services to the countys rural areas. It helps get ALS on scene quicker and it shortens the scene times for the med ics and all because they have less procedures to do when they get there, Crawford said. The training and equipment cover a broad spectrum of life-threatening conditions from major cardiac and respiratory issues to diabetic emer gencies. The fir e chief said there is only one thing they cant do that paramedics can. We just wont be able to tote you to the hospital, he said. The process to obtain the training for the per sonnel and the equipment star ted last year when Crawford said CCFR approached the County Commission to get approval for the project. Since then he said his staff have been intensively training to receive ALS cer tification by riding along with on-call para medics and working in the emer gency room of Lake City Medical Center. Weve put a lot into this already. A lot of peo ple wont realize that all the training thats been going on for the last few months, Crawford said. His explanation for undertaking the project was direct. We want to have the best, Crawford said. We want good competent people who know what theyre doing. ALSContinued From 1ACOREY ARWOOD/Lake City ReporterDual-certified paramedic firefighters Dylan Alvey and Kyle Lewis show the new Advanced Life Support equipment Engine 46 will carry as part of Columbia County Fire Rescues initiative to provide life saving procedures for rural residents before ambulances arrive. Weve put a lot into this already. A lot of people wont realize that all the training thats been going on for the last few months. Columbia County Fire Rescue Chief Jeff Crawford What do you think?Let us know in a Letter to the Editor. See 4A. GUNSContinued From 1A A3
WEDNESD AY, MARCH 7, 2018 LOCAL LAKE CITY REPORTER 3A CHEKSLawn & Land Service, LLC Wes Evachek, Jr. 386-361-1034 Construction/Debris Containers Available755-7060 Delivered to your job site today. From staff reportsThe 2018 Florida Gateway Pro Rodeo Queen contestants met Sunday afternoon for the second time to practice for competition this weekend. Each contestant was given the opportunity to expose their horse to the arena and practice the required horsemanship patterns one more time before the big day. There are four categories in the pageant: Tiny Miss, Little Miss, Jr. Miss and Miss Florida Gateway Pro Rodeo Queen. In addition to the required horsemanship pattern, the Miss contestants must perform a freestyle routine, choreographed by the contestant with music, props and costume. The competition will be held Saturday at the Columbia County Fairgrounds Rodeo Arena. It all begins at 10 a.m. with individual interviews with three judges. At 1 p.m., the horsemanship and free style competition will get underway. The public is invited and encouraged to attend and support the young ladies. Admission is free and the Fort White Quarterback Club will be on hand serve lunch. The 2018 Florida Gateway Pro Rodeo Tiny Miss and Little Miss contestants, from left: Audrey Scheider, Kylie Steinbach, Gracie Holland, Abigail King, Jaci Steinbach (Tiny Miss) and Meredyth Ann Crews. The 2018 Florida Gateway Pro Rodeo Jr. Miss contestantsKailyn Ward (from left), Sydney Southwell, Micaela Pitts and Marisa Dawson.Rodeo queen contestants prepare for competitionCOURTESY PHOTOSMiss Florida Gateway Pro Rodeo Queen contestants Kacie Fernandez (from left), Kirsten Espenship, Kylee Brown, Kiaya Roberts, Sydney Williams and Ashley Dannielle Aust. There are four categories in the pageant: Tiny Miss, Little Miss, Jr. Miss and Miss Florida Gateway Pro Rodeo Queen. Police, firefighter PTSD benefits waiting for Scotts OKBy CHRISTINE SEXTONThe News Service of FloridaTALLAHASSEE Firefighters, police officers and EMTs who cannot work due to job-related post-traumatic stress disorder could qualify for expanded ben efits under a bill heading to Gov. Rick Scott. The House unanimously approved the measure (SB 376) Monday, two days after the Senate passed it. Scott is expected to sign the bill, spearheaded by Sen. Lauren Book, D-Plantation, and Rep. Matt Willhite, D-Wellington. Matt Puckett, executive director of the Florida Police Benevolent Association, said the changes in the bill can go a long way toward helping first responders and pre dicted that it would even save lives. In Florida, injured workers are prevented from receiving workers compensation insurance benefits either medical benefits or lost wages for mental or nervous injuries not accompanied by phys ical injuries. The law was changed in 2007, though, to allow first r espond ers to obtain medical benefits for post-traumatic stress disorder without having accompanying physical injuries. However, they still are precluded from obtain ing lost wages for post-traumatic str ess disorder. The bill would change that if police officers, firefighters, emer gency-medical technicians and paramedics meet certain criteria. First responders who have wit nessed the death of a minor or witnessed a death that involved grievous bodily harm of a nature that shocks the conscience could file workers compensation claims for lost wages. The first respond ers would be required to show by clear and convincing evidence that the events were the source of the PTSD. The bill also would require cit ies, counties and other entities that employ first responders to pro vide educational training related to mental health awareness, prevention, mitigation and treatment. PTSD is a psychiatric disor der that can occur in people who have experienced or witnessed traumat ic events. Symptoms generally begin within the first 3 months after the trauma, although ther e may be delays of months or even years before the criteria for the diagnosis are met, according to a staff analysis of the bill. Before the House voted to pass the bill Monday, Rep. Erin Grall shared a suicide letter written by an Indian River County fire-rescue chief and posted on Facebook. Twenty-seven years of deaths and babies dying in your hands is a memory that you will never get rid of. It haunted me daily until now. My love to my crews be safe take care. I love you all, Grall read through tears. noting that the chief was her husbands cousin and brother-like figure. Until something like this hap pens so close, you dont realize the deficiencies in the system, Grall said, discussing how first r esponders can be impaired by the work they do. Puckett, said the bill takes a giant step in helping first responders address PTSD associ ated with their jobs. Puckett hopes the training and education will make family mem bers and co-workers more aware about the warning signs of PTSD and can encourage treatment to prevent the disorder from rising to the level that it prevents first responders from being able to work. Are we identifying folks with this? Are family members, co-work ers able to identify that this person is exhibitingthese PTSD signs, and are we setting it up to where people are actually willing to admit it? Puckett said. Maybe with this legislation people will start seeking treatment sooner. A 2015 survey of 4,000 first responders found that 6.6 percent had attempted suicide, which is more than 10 times the rate in the general population. Florida Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis, who support ed the bill through the process, issued a statement saying he was pr oud that Florida changed the law. First responders show up for us every day, without hesitation or questioning our politics, and today Florida showed up for them, said Patronis, whose job includes serv ing as state fire marshal. Patr onis also took a shot at the Florida League of Cities in the statement, saying to those who refused to support this measure from the beginning: we got this done without you.
On the agenda for Mondays meeting of the Lake Shore Hospital Authority is a cryptic item on possible action concerning expansion of the emergency room at Shands Lake Shore Regional Medical Center. Were not quite sure what it means and no one connected with LSHA will talk. It certainly sounds odd, considering the board already voted to fund the ER expansion in October. And the vote last fall was even odder in itself, as the boards written contract with HMA/Shands calls for that company, as operator of the facility, to foot the bill for such outlays. It may be the case that a rumor weve been chasing for a while now is true. Weve been hearing whispers of late about a possible revote on funding of the new ER. The revote would be appropriate, its said, because the board member who made the Oct. 9 motion, Dr. Waseem Khan, shouldnt have been there to begin with. The claim is that Khan who has claimed homestead exemption on a residence in Alachua County since at least 2015 didnt live in Columbia County, as required by LSHAs charter. (He resigned, reportedly under pressure from the governors office, several weeks later.) If Khan hadnt been on the board that night, the argument goes, the motion wouldnt have been made though had it been, the measure still would have passed. The revote may or may not be a legal necessity, but it would surely be of interest to Columbia County taxpayers. Especially should it go the other way this time around. As noted, HMA/Shands is contractually obligated to pay for upkeep, maintenance and improvements to the hospital. Why the board (with the exception of Lory Chancy) voted to hand over $7.2 million in taxpayer funds to the Naples-based conglomerate for a new ER is anybodys guess. Its as much of a mystery as why they rounded up their donation to an even $10 million with other facility upgrades for which HMA/Shands was equally responsible. As nice as a new ER would be, HMA/Shands agreed to foot the bill for such projects when they signed the lease. Were the shoe on the other foot, does anybody think they wouldnt enforce the contract as written? Beyond that, LSHA cant afford this charitable impulse even on paper. While the board has about $12 million in reserves, roughly $5 million of that must be held back for emergencies under state law. Of course, they could always raise taxes to make up the difference. On a side note, Item 2 on Mondays agenda calls for possible action on LSHA alternatives to pay for improvements to the hospital. Its not clear just what that means, and again, nobody at LSHA is talking. Everyone on the LSHA board was appointed by Gov. Rick Scott and professes to be a fiscal conservative. They mostly havent acted the part, at least not lately. Maybe well see their true colors come Monday. Editors note: The following letter on the search for a new Lake City manager was submitted to the City Council on Feb. 28. Dear City Council, The Business and Economic Development Council (BEDC) is invested in the growth and economic development of Lake City and Columbia County. As you know, a major factor for success of a community is leadership. Leadership that guides decision making as well as the policies they enact. The City of Lake City is positioned for growth and development. The BEDC feels it is essential when selecting the next city manager, the candidate selected must have relevant experience with the knowledge, skills and ability to facilitate and lead our community in a continued pattern of positive growth and expansion. Examples of key areas are listed below. essential for the growth of our community that we focus on job creation opportunities for residents through the recruitment of new business and expansion of our current business community. The next city manager should demonstrate a strong skill set and business oriented vision to support economic development and policies that promote good employment opportunities and grows our community in a sustainable and fiscally responsible manner. of utilities and the important role they play in attracting and retaining industry is crucial. The next city manager should have proven leadership experience in planning, development and maintenance of municipal utility systems to ensure the City of Lake City always has adequate infrastructure capacity for growth and offers affordable rates to attract and retain businesses. next city manager must have verified leadership and communication skills to continue to develop and build positive relationships with all community stakeholders including other local governments, educational institutions, the business community, community organizations and residents of Lake City and Columbia County. you know, Lake City Gateway Airport is a significant community asset and has the potential to be a major driver of economic development, for the entire North Florida region. The next city manager should have experience, leadership ability and vision to leverage this vital asset to facilitate continued growth and development of our aviation related businesses. The BEDC understands there are many factors to consider in selecting the right candidate to lead our City and we recognize the task of selecting a new city manager is challenging. As representatives of the business community, we ask that you consider the four items listed above as fundamental areas of leadership experience. These areas are critical to positioning Lake City and Columbia County as one of the best communities in America to do business. The BEDC would like to offer our support if we may be of assistance to the City Council during this process. We look forward to working with the City of Lake City to continue to position our community as a great place to live and work. Jeff Simmons Chair, Business and Economic Development Council Lake City-Columbia County Chamber of Commerce OPINION Lake City Reporter Serving Columbia County Since 1874 The Lake City Reporter is published with pride for residents of Columbia and surrounding counties by Community Newspapers Inc. 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BY EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org Wednesday, March 7, 2018 www.lakecityreporter.com 4A Lake City Reporter Serving Columbia County Since 1874 The Lake City Reporter is published with pride for residents of Columbia and surrounding counties by Community Newspapers Inc. We believe strong newspapers build strong communities -Newspapers get things done! Our primary goal is to publish distinguished and profitable communityoriented newspapers. This mission will be accomplished through the teamwork of professionals dedicated to truth, integrity and hard work. Todd Wilson, Publisher Robert Bridges, Editor Dink NeSmith, President Tom Wood, Chairman LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Re-do on $7M LSHA giveaway? OUR OPINIONCmon, Governor, let the sunshine inNo, were not chiding Mr. Scott for being too secretive with public records, or for some alleged violation of state public meetings law. This ones a little easier. All were asking is that the governor sign a bill, soon to come before him, that would establish Daylight Saving Time all year long in Florida. Its a natural for the Sunshine State, and would boost tourism dollars to boot. Weve yet to hear a good argument against it. The measure, approved by the state Senate and House, still has some hurdles to clear. Even if it makes it through Tallahassee, Congress will have the last word on this one. But for now, everything rides on Mr. Scott. Cmon, Governor. Let the sunshine in all year long. Associated Press TODAY IN HISTORY Skills to look for in a new city manager On this date: Daniel Webster of Massachusetts endorsed the Compromise of 1850 as a means of preserving the In 1876, Alexander Graham Bell received a patent for his telephone. In 1912, Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen arrived in Hobart, Australia, where he dispatched telegrams announcing his success in leading the first expedition to the South Pole the previous December. In 1926, the first successful trans-Atlantic radio-telephone conversations took place between New York and London. Rhine River at Remagen, Germany, using the damaged but still usable Ludendorff Bridge. allowing 60 senators to limit debate in most cases, instead of the previously required two-thirds of senators present. Rose Music, Inc., unanimously ruled that a parody that pokes fun at an original work can be considered fair use that doesnt require permission from the copyright holder. (The ruling concerned a parody of the Roy Orbison song Oh, Pretty Woman by the rap group 2 Live Crew.) In 1999, movie director Stanley Kubrick, whose films included Dr. Strangelove, A Clockwork Orange and : A Space Odyssey, died in Hertfordshire, England, at age 70, having just finished editing Eyes Wide Shut.As nice as a new ER would be, HMA/ Shands agreed to foot the bill for such projects when they signed the lease. Were the shoe on the other foot, does anybody think they wouldnt enforce the contract as written? Robert Bridgesrbridges@lakecityreporter.com Robert Bridges is editor of the Lake City Reporter.
WEDNESD AY, MARCH 7, 2018 LOCAL LAKE CITY REPORTER 5A WALK-IN CLINICNO APPOINTMENT NECESSARYBAYA URGENT CARE & WALK-IN CLINIC Jamie Parrish MSN, ARNP, FNP-C READERS CHOICE 2 0 1 7 2 0 1 7 B E B E B E S E S E S T o T o T o f o f o f f t t t h t h t h t h t h h e B B B E S E S E S T S T S T B E S T o f t h e B E S T Cuts, Bumps & Bruises WELCOME ONE OF OUR NEWEST MEDICAL PROVIDERS! The Tax StationGetting Your Refund As Fast As Possible Is What We Do!!!!! !Tax Hotline 386---758-0959 OBITUARY Larry Tommie LitesMikesville It is with great sadness that the family of Larry Tommie Lites announces his passing after a courageous battle with ALS, on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at the age of 70. Larry will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Joan and his children, David (Jana) and Jonathan; grandsons, Connor and Brandon; brothers, Robert, Gerald and Garry, and sisters, Frances, Imojean, and Annette. He will also be remembered by numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and dear friends. Larry was preceded in death by his parents, Tommie and Hennie Mae Lites and a son, Jason. The family would like to pay tribute to Mikesville Presbyterian Church and surrounding community and Lilah Beardsley for their loving care and support. A Funeral Service in memory of Larry will be held on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Mikesville Presbyterian Church, 384 SE Clubhouse Ln, Lake City, FL 32024. The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. prior to the service. Burial will take place at Calvary Baptist Cemetery, Milton, Florida. Final arrangements are entrusted to WILLIAMS-THOMAS FUNERAL HOME, Gainesville, tions may be made to Mikesville Presbyterian Church. Please visit his memorial page at www.wil liamsthomasfuneralhome.com. Obituaries are paid advertisements. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified department at 752-1293. Hike to teach wonders of the Santa Fe RiverFrom staff reportsThe Santa Fe River area contains the largest numbers of tree and shrub species per unit area in the continental U.S., with canopy so dense sunlight touches the ground only in the winter. Residents will have the opportunity to learn more about the river and surrounding forest from Dr. Colette Jacono, a botanist and plant ecologist, as she explores a mesic hammock on a 1-mile hike along the Santa Fe River on Saturday, March 24. The hike is one of many RiverFest 2018 events sponsored by Our Santa Fe River, Inc. this spring.Jacono will share her specialization in aquatic and wetland plants during the two-hour hike. The event will begin at 9 a.m. at the Gilchrist County Santa Fe River Park, located at the boat ramp on State Road 47. Participants will search for flowering herbs of early spring, learn the common and uncommon hardwood trees, and recognize the diversity of flowering shrubs that flourish in the area's fire-free habitat. The event is limited to 20 people and the cost is $20 to benefit Our Santa Fe River, Inc., a North Florida nonprofit organization comprised of volunteers. All proceeds are used to educate and advocate for the river, springs and aquifer. Tickets to the hike and other RiverFest events can be purchased online at OurSantaFeRiver.org.COURTESYOn Saturday, March 24, hikers will be able to search for flowering herbs of early spring, learn the common and uncommon hardwood trees, and recognize the diversity of shrubs that flourish around the Santa Fe River. CALENDAR TodayFree soil testing Free soil pH tests are available every Wednesday morning at the Columbia County Extension Office, 971 W. Duval St., Suite 170, Lake City. Residents may bring a sample to the office during regular business hours. For more information, call 386-752-5384.Lake City NewcomersA friendship luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. at Salsas Mexican Restaurant (next to Harveys), 4578 SW Heritage Oaks Circle, Lake City. All are welcome, friends or newcomers. Call Joan Wilson at 386-438-8999 for more information.Olustee Battle Festival meetingThe Blue-Grey Army Planning Committee will hold an Olustee Battle Festival wrap-up meeting at 5:30 p.m. in Room 130 of the School Board Central Building on East St. Johns Street. Committee members are encouraged to attend and bring their reports. For more information, call 386-755-1097.Free tax prepThe Columbia County UF/IFAS Extension Office is accepting appoint ments for free tax filing. Appointments are available on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. For more information, call 386-752-5384 or stop by the extension office at 971 W. Duval St., Lake City.Al-Anon meetingAn Al-Anon group meets at First Christian Church (403 W. Duval St., Lake City) at 6 p.m. on Mondays and 10 a.m. on Wednesdays. Newcomers group meets on Mondays at 5 p.m.ThursdayGardening questions?UF/IFAS Master Gardeners are available from 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Columbia County Extension Office, 971 W. Duval St., Lake City. Stop by or call 386-752-5384 to receive research-based information from university trained volunteers.DAR meetingThe Edward Rutledge Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will hold its monthly meeting at 10:30 a.m. in Room 102 of Wilson S. Rivers Library on the campus of Florida Gateway College. The speaker will be Brad Wheeler, who will present a program on Cemeteries and Funeral Homes: Family History and Historic Preservation. Visitors always welcome. For more information, call 386-752-2903.Bingo games at American LegionBingo games are offered every Sunday, Monday and Thursday at 6:45 p.m. at the American Legion Post 57, 2602 SW Main Blvd. in Lake City. There are three $250 jackpots each night. Quarter games are played at 3 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Sundays. Refreshments are available at reasonable prices. For more information, call 752-7776.FridayDriver safety eventAn AARP Smart Driver Course will be held at 9 a.m. at Lake City Medical Center. Refresh your driving skills and know the new rules of the road. Learn researchbased driving strategies to help you stay safe behind the wheel. Receive a threeyear auto insurance dis count after completion (call insurance agent for details). There are no tests to pass. Register by calling 386-7550522.Health/wellness lunchThe Columbia Wellness Initiative, a monthly program promoting and educating the residents of Columbia County on healthy living and complete wellness, will be held at noon at the Lake Shore Hospital Authority, 259 NE Franklin St., Lake City. The presentation will feature Jim South, a park service specialist with OLeno State Park. A complimentary lunch will be served at 11:45 a.m. For more information, call 386754-7083.Antique engine and tractor showAntique garden tractors and more will be featured today and Saturday at Circle R Ranch, 8355 S. U.S. Highway 441, Lake City (5 miles north of I-75, Exit 414 or about 9 miles south of Lake City on Highway 441.) Special events on Saturday include Columbia County Sheriffs Office K-9 Unit demonstrations and several car clubs from the Lake City area holding a cruise-in.Spring book saleThe Columbia County Public Library West Branch (435 NW Hall of Fame Drive, off U.S. Highway 90 just past Interstate 75) is holding a spring book sale through April 30. Fill a bag with books for $3. For more information, call 386-7581321 or email dhorner@ columbiacountyfla.com.Dinner and dancing Dances are held each Friday night from 6 to 9 p.m. at The Lifestyle Enrichment Center, 628 SE Allison Court (behind Baya Pharmacy). $7 admission. Bring a dish or dessert to share. All proceeds benefit the center. Call 386-7550235 for more information.SaturdayFarmers market The Lake DeSoto Farmers Market is open every Saturday in the parking lot at Marion Avenue and Duval Street, across from the Courthouse Annex. Hours are 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Visitors will find vegetables, dairy products, eggs and baked goods. In most cases, produce is locally grown in small gardens with no pesticides or chemical fertilizers. The farmers market is a project of the Lake City Community Redevelopment Agency. For more information, call 386-719-5766 or visit market.lcfla.com.Golf fundraiserThe Art League of North Florida and Gateway Art Gallery invite the community to participate in the second Tee Up for The Arts event. The event will have an 8 a.m. shotgun start at the Country Club at Lake City. The cost is $65 per person in a four-person scramble. Price includes golf, beverages on course, lunch and prizes. Call the gallery at 386-752-5229 with questions. The event is one of the largest fundraising events for the nonprofit art league and gallery. Submit your eventsThe Lake City Reporter accepts event information for its community and church calendars. Email items to jcaudell@lake cityreporter.com.FILE PHOTOEntry deadline for Scrabble tournament extendedThe deadline to compete in the fourth annual Lake City Garden Club Scrabble Tournament has been extended to Monday. The tourna ment, scheduled for Tuesday, March 20, will raise money to maintain the Club House on Lake Isabella, which is more than 100 years old. P laytime is 6 p.m. Community members from local businesses and organizations can enter by making a $100 donation for a two-person team. For more information, call Kathy Smith at 386-752-0475 or Nora Riley at 386-755-5837.
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Contributory factors might include a food allergen, environmental toxin, The Pill or pathogen. Regardless of how, the pathology is such that theres a loss of regulatory T cells and a breakdown of your intestinal barrier leading to more permeability and the leakage of undigested food proteins from casein and gluten. Theres a breakdown in the barriers that surround your brain and spinal cord. Histamine goes up which adds to pain and inflammation. I have a ver y comprehensive version of this article (over 4,000 words) and Im happy to give it to you if you sign up for my free newsletter at www.suzycohen.com. You can sign up at suzycohen. com and the complete article will be sent to your email. In the meantime, here are four natural ways to put the MS fire out: 1. Cinnamon Its top of the list because animal studies show how well it reduces nasty proinflammatory compounds like IL-17, which is elevated in folks with MS. We also know the painful symptoms of MS occur, in part, from demyelination, which causes a failure in the conduction of electrical impulses. This is akin to an electrical cord that gets plugged into the outlet, but the cord is missing the outer wrapping so you can see the wires inside. It hurts when plugged in! Cinnamon helps with pain, and surprisingly it might reduce levels body ammonia too. 2. Balance and eye movement exercises People with MS who do balance and eye movement exercises might feel more steady on their feet. Participants in a study were given computerbased eye movement and balance tests, as well as at-home balance and visual stability, was improved. 3. The Mediterranean Diet Just take me to Greece! The Mediterranean Diet is famous for heart health, as well as a reduced incidence of cancer, Parkinsons and Alzheimers disease. A diet like this provides nutrients and healthy fats, which support intestinal health while creating more of that protective myelin. The Mediterranean Diet was studied on MS sufferers and the results were very positive. 4. Vitamin D Vitamin D is useful in modulating and balancing the immune system. Patients with higher vitamin D in the first year of diagnosis had a slower rate of progression. They faired out better long term. In other words, the better the D status, the slower or milder the symptoms for that person. By the end of the five year study, the patients with vitamin D levels above 50 had fewer new active brain lesions. Pretty awesome considering sunshine is free! Suzy Cohen is a pharmacist who got her start in Gainesville. Suzy Coheninfo@dearpharmacist.com www.SuzyCohen.com Knee replacement surgery may weaken the brainBy JILL PEASESpecial to the ReporterA new University of Florida study finds that 23 percent of adults age 60 and older who underwent a total knee replacement experienced a decline in activity in at least one region of the brain responsible for specific cognitive functions. Fifteen percent of patients declined across all brain networks the team evaluated. In essence, normally synchronized parts of the brain appeared more out of sync after surgery, said Dr. Jared Tanner, the studys co-lead author and a research assistant professor in the department of clinical and health psychology in the UF College of Public Health and Health Professions, part of UF Health. Patients who were cognitively weaker before surgery with worse working memory, slowed mental processing and evidence of brain atrophy as seen in imaging scans demonstrated the biggest network declines after surgery. Researchers say they do not yet know if or how patients perceive these network declines. They may contribute to brain fuzziness some patients experience right after surgery. The study, which was published online ahead of print in the Journal of Alzheimers Disease, was conducted to help scientists understand the causes of postsurgical cognitive impairment, which causes memory and thinking problems in about 15 to 30 percent of older adult patients, Tanner said. In most cases, these thinking and memory problems will resolve within six months to a year after surgery. Our study builds on 50 years of research into how the aging brain responds to anesthesia and surgery, Tanner said. We know older age and cognitive impairment before surgery are risk factors, but the specific causes are not known. For the UF study, the team conducted cognitive and brain imaging tests before and after surgery on 48 patients ages 60 and older undergoing a knee replacement. Results were compared with agematched adults who have knee osteoarthritis, but did not have surgery. The researchers used resting state functional MRI to look at patterns of blood flow in the brain while patients were lying still. Imaging data helped researchers understand how blood flow changes affected connections across brain networks that are responsible for functions such as memories of oneself and others, determining what outside stimuli deserve further attention, and working memory. Participants who did not have surgery did not demonstrate any changes across the two brain scans, but 23 percent of participants who had knee replacement surgery showed large declines in connectivity in at least one brain network when tested 48 hours after surgery. It was surprising to observe such significant effects of orthopedic surgery on the human brain, said Dr. Haiqing Huang, the studys other lead author, a data manager at the University of Pittsburghs Brain Aging & Cognitive Health Lab and a gradu ate of the biomedical engineering program at the UF Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering. The investigators say more research is needed to learn if the brain network changes persist. Our goals include investigating if patients who have this brain change after surgery continue to show this change later in their recovery, say at three months or one year after the surgery, said Dr. Catherine Price, the studys senior author and a UF associate professor of clinical and health psychology and anesthesiology. People with concerns about their attention or memory should discuss them with their surgical team, Tanner said. At UF Health, neuropsychologists and anesthesiologists have established what is believed to be the first clinical service to identify older adults who may be at risk of developing cognitive problems after surgery so that health care providers can intervene to lessen the impact. We strongly believe clinicians need to consider preoperative memory and attention abilities in their patients, said Price, also the co-director of the Perioperative Cognitive and Anesthesia Network, or PeCAN, service. Across the nation, however, cognition is not routinely assessed prior to surgery. There are also actions patients can take on their own, based on previous studies of healthy aging.STOCK PHOTOA new University of Florida study has found a link between knee replacement surgery and a decline in brain network activity in adults age 60 and older. Patients who were cognitively weaker before surgery with worse working memory, slowed mental processing and evidence of brain atrophy as seen in imaging scans demonstrated the biggest network declines after surgery.
Nobody said it was going to be easy. Five games into the season, the Indians are still adjusting after making the leap up from Class 1A to 5A moving from one tough district to another. Fort White, though, has all the talent it needs to bring back its first league title since 2014. But the tribe must clean up the mistakes. Sloppy play wont take you far in District 5. This was evident in Tuesday nights 6-4 home loss to league leader P.K. Yonge. Errant throws, passed balls the Indians had their fair share of blunders. It was uncharacteristic for a defense that has performed well through the first four games. It hadnt been an issue so far this season, it just all came out in one night, Fort White skipper Rick Julius Lake City Reporter SPORTS Wednesday, March 7, 2018 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B Story ideas? Contact Eric Jackson or Jordan Kroeger754-0420 email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org P.K. Yonge 6, Fort White 4WAVE WASHEDERIC JACKSON/Lake City ReporterFort White first baseman Cody Morgan misses a ball down the first base line on Isaiah Malones single as Travin Freeman heads toward second base during the second inning Tuesday night. P.K. Yonge scored three runs in the inning and won 6-4. By JORDAN KROEGERjkroeger@lakecityreporter.comFORT WHITE Errors, passed balls and wild pitches. All three cost Fort White against P.K. Yonge. The Blue Wave scored three runs in the second inning on two errors, two passed balls and a wild pitch and scored another on a passed ball in the sixth, eventually holding on late for a 6-4 road win over the Indians in District 5-5A action thanks to two RBI from Austin Sutton. Fort White made a last ditch effort in the seventh, scoring two runs and sending the tying run to the plate. But with Tyler Shelnut standing on third base, Cody Morgan popped up to P.K. Yonge shortstop Austin Sutton to end the game. We didnt play very good as a team in all aspects of the game pitching, defense and hitting. Ive got to do a better job, Fort White coach Rick Julius said. Despite being handed a 2-0 lead after one inning on RBI hits from Caleb Mathews and Brant Parker, Fort White starter Jeremy Barber didnt last NFL Miscues across the board cost the Indians against the Blue Wave. Indians must clean up mistakes in one of the areas tougher districts. Eric JacksonJaguars decline to tag wide receiver RobinsonBy MARK LONGAssociated PressJACKSONVILLE If Allen Robinson remains in Jacksonville, it wont be as one of the highest-paid receivers in the league. The Jaguars declined to use the franchise or transition tag on Robinson, stirring questions about his future. NFL teams had until Tuesday afternoon to tag pending free agents, but Jacksonville executives told Robinson long before the deadline he would not be tagged. Had the Jags tagged Robinson, he could have signed a one-year, $15.982 million contract for 2018. Not doing so indicates how top executive Tom Coughlin and general manager Dave Caldwell feel about Robinson; they dont believe he is worth that much money six months after reconstructive knee surgery. Pittsburghs Antonio Brown ($16.775M) is scheduled to make the most of any receiver in 2018. Jacksonville and Robinson still have a week to reach a contract agreement; the team has exclusive negotiating rights with him until March 12. If no deal is reached by then, Robinson would become an unrestricted free agent on March 14. I dont really know what is going to happen, Robinson recently said. I know there are a lot of different scenarios. Right now, my main focus is to kind of let my agent narrow it down and for me to get back at 100 percent. Thats the main focus right now for me. I know Ill be back at 100 percent. I know all that is going to play out. I know the player that I am. I know that the plays that I made. I know the plays Im going to continue to make. Robinson had the best training camp of his career in 2017 and looked like he would be an integral part of the offense. But the 2015 Pro Bowl selection tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee on Jacksonvilles third play of last season and had surgery the following week. Robinson is how running again and closing in on a full recovery. He is right on schedule, coach Doug Marrone said last week at Future now in doubt for the teams wideout.JAGUARS continued on 5BJOHN SLEEZER/Kansas City StarJacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Allen Robinson catches a first down pass in the first quarter against the Kansas City Chiefs on Nov. 6, 2016 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. INSIDE:Breaking down the SEC Tournament. See 5B.WASHED continued on 2B INDIANS continued on 2B B1
2B WEDNESD AY, MARCH 7, 2018 SPORTS LAKE CITY REPORTER TV LISTINGSToday COLLEGE BASKETBALL Noon ESPN ACC Tournament, second round, Louisville vs. Florida St., at Brooklyn, N.Y. 2 p.m. ESPN ACC Tournament, second round, Boston College vs. N.C. St., at Brooklyn, N.Y. 7 p.m. ESPN2 ACC Tournament, second round, Notre Dame vs. Virginia Tech, at Brooklyn, N.Y. ESPNU Big 12 Tournament, first round, Oklahoma vs. Oklahoma St., at Kansas City, Mo. FS1 Big East Tournament, first round, St. Johns vs. Georgetown, at New York SEC SEC Tournament, first round, Vanderbilt vs. Georgia, at St. Louis 7:30 p.m. CBSSN Patriot League Tournament, final, Colgate at Bucknell 9 p.m. ESPN2 ACC Tournament, second round, Syracuse vs. North Carolina, at Brooklyn, N.Y. ESPNU Big 12 Tournament, first round, Iowa st. vs. Texas at Kansas City, Mo. SEC SEC Tournament, first round, Ole Miss vs. South Carolina, at St. Louis 9:30 p.m. FS1 Big East Tournament, first round, DePaul vs. Marquette, at New York GOLF 12:30 a.m. (Thursday) GOLF European PGA Tour, Hero Indian Open, first round, at New Delhi MLB BASEBALL 1:05 p.m. MLB Spring training, Red Sox vs. Phillies, at Clearwater, Fla. 8 p.m. MLB Spring training, Chicago Cubs vs. Cleveland, at Goodyear, Ariz. NBA BASKETBALL 8 p.m. ESPN Toronto at Detroit 10:30 p.m. ESPN Cleveland at Denver NHL HOCKEY 8 p.m. NBCSN Pittsburgh at Philadelphia SOCCER 2:30 p.m. FS1 UEFA Champions League, Round of 16, 2nd Leg, Tottenham vs. Juventus FS1 UEFA Champions League, Round of 16, 2nd Leg, Manchester City vs. Basel 7 p.m. ESPNEWS Women, She Believes Cup, United States vs. England, at Orlando, Fla.NFL FRANCHISE TAGSChicago Bears Kyle Fuller (Transition Tag) Detroit Lions DE Ziggy Ansah Los Angeles Rams S LaMarcus Joyner Miami Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry Pittsburgh Steelers RB LeVeon BellNBAEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 46 17 .730 Boston 45 20 .692 2 Philadelphia 35 28 .556 11 New York 24 40 .375 22 Brooklyn 20 44 .313 26 S outheast Division W L Pct GB Washington 37 28 .569 Miami 34 31 .523 3 Charlotte 28 37 .431 9 Orlando 20 44 .313 16 Atlanta 20 45 .308 17 C entral Division W L Pct GB Cleveland 37 26 .587 Indiana 37 27 .578 Milwaukee 34 30 .531 3 Detroit 29 35 .453 8 Chicago 21 42 .333 16 WESTERN C ONFERENCE Southwest Division W L Pct GB Houston 50 13 .794 New Orleans 36 26 .581 13 S an Antonio 37 27 .578 13 Dallas 20 45 .308 31 Memphis 18 45 .286 32 N orthwest Division W L Pct GB Portland 38 26 .594 Minnesota 38 28 .576 1 Ok lahoma City 37 29 .561 2 Denver 35 29 .547 3 Utah 34 30 .531 4 P acific Division W L Pct GB G olden State 49 14 .778 L.A. Clippers 34 28 .548 14 L.A. Lakers 28 35 .444 21 Sacramento 20 44 .313 29 Phoenix 19 47 .288 31 M ondays Games Cleveland 112, Detroit 90 Indiana 92, Milwaukee 89 Miami 125, Phoenix 103 Boston 105, Chicago 89 San Antonio 100, Memphis 98 Utah 94, Orlando 80 Portland 108, L.A. Lakers 103 Tuesdays Games Philadelphia 128, Charlotte 114 Toronto 106, Atlanta 90 Washington 117, Miami 113, OT Houston 122, Oklahoma City 112 Dallas 118, Denver 107 New York at Portland, 10 p.m. Brooklyn at Golden State, 10:30 p.m. New Orleans at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m. Todays Games Utah at Indiana, 7 p.m. Houston at Milwaukee, 8 p.m. Memphis at Chicago, 8 p.m. Toronto at Detroit, 8 p.m. New Orleans at Sacramento, 10 p.m. Cleveland at Denver, 10:30 p.m. Orlando at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m.NHLEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts T ampa Bay 67 46 17 4 96 Boston 64 41 15 8 90 Toronto 68 39 22 7 85 Florida 64 32 25 7 71 Detroit 66 26 29 11 63 Montreal 66 25 30 11 61 Ottawa 65 23 32 10 56 Buffalo 66 21 34 11 53 M etropolitan Division GP W L OT Pts Washington 65 37 21 7 81 Pittsburgh 67 38 25 4 80 Philadelphia 66 34 21 11 79 New Jersey 67 34 25 8 76 Columbus 67 34 28 5 73 Carolina 67 29 27 11 69 N.Y Islanders 67 29 29 9 67 N.Y Rangers 67 30 31 6 66 WESTERN C ONFERENCE Central Division GP W L OT Pts Nashville 66 43 14 9 95 Winnipeg 66 40 17 9 89 Minnesota 67 38 22 7 83 Dallas 67 37 24 6 80 Colorado 65 35 24 6 76 S t. Louis 66 35 26 5 75 Chicago 66 28 30 8 64 P acific Division GP W L OT Pts Vegas 66 42 19 5 89 S an Jose 66 35 22 9 79 Anaheim 66 33 21 12 78 L os Angeles 66 36 25 5 77 Calgary 67 32 25 10 74 Edmonton 66 28 34 4 60 Vancouver 66 25 32 9 59 Arizona 65 20 34 11 51 M ondays Games Pittsburgh 4, Calgary 3, OT Buffalo 5, Toronto 3 Ottawa 3, Dallas 2, OT Edmonton 4, Arizona 3, OT Vancouver 4, N.Y. Islanders 3, OT Tuesdays Games Winnipeg 3, N.Y. Rangers 0 Columbus 4, Vegas 1 New Jersey 6, Montreal 4 Boston 6, Detroit 5, OT Tampa Bay 5, Florida 4, OT Minnesota 6, Carolina 2 Nashville 2, Dallas 0 Colorado at Chicago, 8:30 p.m. Washington at Anaheim, 10 p.m. Wednesdays Games Calgary at Buffalo, 7:30 p.m. Pittsburgh at Philadelphia, 8 p.m. Arizona at Vancouver, 10 p.m.MENS COLLEGE BASKETBALLAssociated Press Top 25 Record Pts P rv 1. Virginia (65) 28-2 1625 1 2. Villanova 27-4 1516 4 3. Xavier 27-4 1510 3 4. Michigan St. 29-4 1346 2 5. Duke 25-6 1340 5 6. Gonzaga 28-4 1254 7 7. Michigan 28-7 1231 15 8. Cincinnati 27-4 1213 10 9. Kansas 24-7 1129 6 10. Purdue 28-6 1096 8 11. Wichita St. 24-6 861 11 12. North Carolina 22-9 852 9 13. Tennessee 23-7 825 16 14. Texas Tech 23-8 784 12 15. Arizona 24-7 739 19 16. Auburn 25-6 692 14 17. Ohio S t. 24-8 603 13 18. West Virginia 22-9 486 20 19. Clemson 22-8 422 18 20. Saint Marys 28-4 385 22 21. Houston 24-6 247 25 22. Nevada 26-6 218 21 23. Florida 20-1 192 24. Miami 22-8 191 25. Rhode Island 23-6 86 17 O thers receiving votes: St. Bonaventure 72, Kentucky 66, TCU 45, Loyola of Chicago 43, Virginia Tech 15, Seton Hall 10, Middle Tennessee 9, Creighton 8, Arkansas 4, Kansas St. 2, Nebraska 2, NC State 2, Buffalo 1, Florida St. 1, New Mexico St. 1, Texas A&M 1. Tuesdays Top 25 Games No. 6 Gonzaga 74, BYU 54 (WCC Championship) Todays Top 25 Games No. 12 North Carolina vs. Syracuse (ACC Tournament), 9 p.m. ACC TOURNAMENT Tuesdays Games Boston College 87, Georgia Tech 77 Notre Dame 67, Pittsburgh 64 Syracuse 73, Wake Forest 64 Todays Games Louisville vs. Florida State, Noon Boston College vs. N.C. St., 2 p.m. Notre Dame vs. Virginia Tech, 7 p.m. No. 12 North Carolina vs. Syracuse, 9 p.m. SEC TOURNAMENT Todays Games Vanderbilt vs. Georgia, 7 p.m. Ole Miss vs. South Carolina, 9;25 p.m.WOMENS COLLEGE BASKETBALLAssociated Press Top 25 Rec ord Pts Prv 1. UConn (32) 30-0 800 1 2. Baylor 30-1 741 3 3. Louisville 32-2 739 4 4. Mississippi St. 32-1 716 2 5. Notre Dame 29-3 653 5 6. Oregon 30-4 639 6 7. South Carolina 26-6 615 8 8. Texas 26-5 598 7 9. UCLA 24-7 505 9 10. Ohio S t. 27-6 480 13 11. Florida St. 25-6 463 11 12. Tennessee 24-7 427 12 13. Oregon St. 23-7 423 10 14. Texas A&M 24-9 350 15 15. Stanford 22-10 346 16 16. Missouri 24-7 296 14 17. Maryland 25-7 294 17 18. Georgia 25-6 274 19 19. South Florida 25-6 234 20 20. Duke 22-8 191 18 21. NC S tate 24-8 175 23 22. Green Bay 27-3 127 21 23. Belmont 31-3 115 22 24. LSU 19-9 58 24 25. Mercer 30-2 52 25 Others receiving votes: Arizona St. 14, Iowa 14, Gonzaga 13, Quinnipiac 10, Minnesota 9, Oklahoma St. 7, California 5, DePaul 5, Michigan 4, Cent. Michigan 3, Florida Gulf Coast 2, West Virginia 2, Miami 1. Tuesdays Top 25 Games No. 22 Green Bay 62, Wright St. 44 (Horizon Championship) No. 1 UCONN 70, No. 19 South Florida 54 (AAC Championship) SCOREBOARD WEDNESDAY EVENING MARCH 7, 2018 Comcast Dish DirecTV6 PM6:307 PM7:308 PM8:309 PM9:3010 PM10:3011 PM11:30 3-ABC 3 -TV20 NewsABC World NewsEnt. TonightInside Edition (N) The Goldbergs (N) Speechless (N) Modern Family (N) Am HousewifeDesignated Survivor (N) News at 11Jimmy Kimmel Live 4-IND 4 4 4News4JAX at 6PMNews4JAXEnt. 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PG-13 (:05) Speed (1994, Action) Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper. R SHOW 340 318 545(:15) Cell (2016, Horror) John Cusack, Samuel L. Jackson. R The Mist (2007, Horror) Thomas Jane, Marcia Gay Harden. R (:05) Zack and Miri Make a Porno (2008) Seth Rogen. R TUESDAY NIGHT SCOREBOARDBOYS TENNISRobert E. Lee 4, Columbia 3SOFTBALLColumbia 5, Middleburg 1SOFTBALLKeystone Heights 18, Fort White ,3 more than one out in the second. Anthony Whelan reached second base on two errors to lead off the frame and Barber then walked Travin Freeman. Isaiah Malone followed with an RBI single and P.K. Yonge (7-0, 2-0) tied the game on Marco Rennias sacrifice fly before more mistakes cost Fort White (3-2, 1-1). Malone reached second on a wild pitch and catcher Jacob Sosa mishandled a third strike that allowed Casey ODell to reach first to put runners on the corner, ending Barbers night. With only one out instead of two, Austin Sutton sent a pitch from reliever Caleb May deep into the outfield to bring Malone home and put the Blue Wave up 3-2. Barbers final line read three runs two earned on two hits and a walk. He admitted the errors threw him off his game The errors and not making plays just set me off I guess, Barber said. My curveball wasnt working like it should. I couldnt throw it for a strike. It killed me. P.K. Yonge tacked on another run in the fifth when Devante Mitchum scored on Cory Troianos RBI fielders choice. Two more runs came across in the sixth on an RBI double by Sutton before ODell who only reached base because of catchers interference scored on a passed ball. May pitched the final 5 2/3 innings for the Indians, surrendering four runs three earned on four hits, a walk and a hit batter. He struck out five. Meanwhile, Fort Whites offense couldnt muster anything after the first inning against Whelan, who started on the mound for P.K. Yonge. Whelan went five innings and gave up four hits with two walks and three strikeouts. We left two runs on the board in the first inning that couldve changed the tempo of the game, Julius said. When you only have five hits the entire game and [a bunch of] errors, youre not going to win many ball games. We didnt pitch well, we didnt play defense well and we didnt swing well. They did a better job than us tonight, bottom line. It seemed like we were pressing a little bit, trying to do too much. Weve just got to do a better job. Ethan Brunson closed things out for the Blue Wave in the final two innings but not without some drama. After a perfect sixth, he walked Tanner Trice and gave up a one-out single to pinch-hitter Tucker Williamson. Trice scored on Shelnuts RBI double and Williamson came in on Trey Houks RBI groundout. But that was it for the Indians, who saw their comeback hopes end on Morgans pop out. If we didnt make those errors tonight, we probably win the ball game, Julius said. WASHEDContinued From 1B told me after the game. Five hits at the plate isnt going to win you many games, either. But the bats will come. They always do. The defensive performances, though, must improve if the Indians want to make a run at the league crown. Theres no cupcakes in this seven-team district. Santa Fe, Newberry, Bradford, Keystone Heights and P.K. Yonge are all competitive clubs. Fort White doesnt get a break either as the Indians are set to host a scrappy Palatka team on Thursday. Theres not a weak link in the district, Julius said. If you dont come to play every night, youre going to get beat. Despite the mental breakdowns in their first district loss, the Indians have plenty to build on entering the bulk of their rigorous schedule. What stands out at the top of that list is their depth, specifically in the bullpen. They didnt waste anytime inserting another pitcher (Caleb May) in relief Thursday. And they dont need to with the amount of arms in the dugout this season. With over dozen players who can pitch, expect Fort White to keep giving more teams fits in the batters box. If they can continue to groom those guys (and clean up the errors), the tribe could be a force to be reckoned with come early May. Julius says he hasnt pinned down the starting rotation just yet. But with their healthy mix of lefties and righties, you cant go wrong. The pitching and defense must connect even when the bats arent. I bet the Blue Wave (P.K. Yonge) sees a far more polished squad when the two teams collide again on April 6. The Indians have five more league contests before then, including road matches at Palatka, Bradford and Newberry. They didnt ask to be called up to Class 5A, but theyre making the most of the hand they were dealt. Nobody said it was going to be easy. Contact Eric Jackson at 386-754-0420 or ejackson@ lakecityreporter.com. INDIANS Continued From 1BERIC JACKSON/Lake City ReporterFort White pitcher Caleb May winds up in relief during Tuesday nights game against P.K. Yonge.
LAKE CITY REPORTER ADVICE & COMICS WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2018 3B DEAR ABBY: Years ago, my husband and I hosted a St. Patricks Day party in our apartment for friends. There was a lot of drinking going on. I had to be at work early the next morning, so I went to bed while the party went on. I awoke a short while later to one of the men attempting to rape me. He stopped and attempted an apology by saying, But you ar e just so pretty. My husband and I graduated from high school with this person, and he is/was par t of the same circle of friends. I have not told many people, but the few who do know have maintained a friendship with him, including my husband. Because of the #MeToo campaign, all the emotions have come to a head for me now. I think about this assault daily. The worst thing for me is that even though he knows about it, my husband has chosen to remain friends with him for 35 years. How can I get past this? CANT FORGET IN VIRGINIA DEAR CANT FORGET: I can only imagine how traumatic the assault was, and for that you have my sympathy. The friends you confided in may feel that because your attacker was drunk, what he did was somehow excusable. That your husband would be so forgiving is, frankly shocking. It may take the help of a licensed mental health professional to put this behind you, if thats possible. Include your husband in some of the sessions. DEAR ABBY : Im a 55-year-old gay man with a problem. My 22-year-old son doesnt know Im gay. It was after my divorce that I started seeing men again. I married my life partner of 13 years last year. My husband thinks I should sit my son down and tell him. I want to tell my son and be honest with him about my relationship with my husband, but my son is very religious and Im afraid this will drive a wedge between us. Plus, Im afraid of what ideas my ex would fill his head with about me. Please advise. CONFUSED IN THE SOUTH DEAR CONFUSED: You say your son is 22 and you have been with your now-husband for 13 years. Havent you had regular visitation with your son all this time? Doesnt he like your husband? If the answers to those questions are yes, then what makes you think he isnt already aware of your sexual orientation? On the other hand, if the answers to my questions are no, then I doubt that telling your son whats what will drive him any further away. DEAR ABBY : What would you say about a man who still keeps a photo of himself with his late wife as his computer background picture two years after he remarried? SECOND-FIDDLE SECOND WIFE DEAR WIFE: Id say he may be too lazy or computer-inept to update it. If it wer e me, Id volunteer to help him change it. Abigail Van Burenwww.dearabby.com Memories of long-ago assault revived by #MeToo movement DILBERT BABY BLUES BLONDIE BEETLE BAILEY B.C. 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Individual must be responsible with good work history. Apply in person. NO CALLS. America;s Best Value Inn of Lake City 3835 W US Hwy 90 CDL Class A Drivers Wanted Min 2 yrs exp. Home nightly & weekends. Benefits avail. Call 1-386-362-1185 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Coldwell Banker-Bishop Elaine Tolar 365-1548 MLS96726 3/2, FL rm, screened patio & covered deck great for entertaining. $149,900 Coldwell Banker-Bishop Elaine Tolar 365-1548 MLS97810 3/2 underway in Cannon Creek Pl, split plan, side entry garage, covered back porch $189,900 Coldwell Banker-Bishop Elaine Tolar 365-1548 MLS98034 4/3 on 17th Green alongside the 18th Fairway in Country Club, brick FP, $249,000 EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COLUMBIA COUNTY Columbia County Board of County Commissioners Job Vacancy: Painter/Maintenance Full Time Position, $15.87 per hour. Position Description and Application may be obtained at the Human Resources Office, Board of County Commissioners, 135 NE Hernando Ave, Suite 203, Lake City, FL. 32055, (386) 719-2025, TDD (386)7582139, or online at www. columbiacountyfla.com An AA/EEO/ADA/VP Employer. Position is open until filled. EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COLUMBIA COUNTY Columbia County Board of County Commissioners Job Vacancies: Equipment Operator III $12.50 per hr. plus benefits and Mosquito Control Operator Seasonal Parttime $10.00 per hr. Application deadline is open until filled Position Descriptions and Applications may be obtained at the Human Resources Office, Board of County Commissioners, 135 NE Hernando Ave, Suite 203, Lake City, FL 32055, (386) 719-2025, TDD (386)7582139, or online at www.columbiacountyfla.com. An AA/EEO/ADA/VP Employer. Registration of Fictitious Names We the undersigned, being duly sworn, do hereby declare under oath that the names of all persons interested in the business or profession carried on under the name of BRYAN'S BEES, 160 SW BRAHMAN GLEN, FT WHITE, FL 32038 Contact Phone Number: (386) 984-0067 and the extent of the interest of each, is as follows: Name: CHARLES BRYAN III Extent of Interest: 100% by:/s/ CHARLES BRYAN III STATE OF FLORIDA COUNTY OF COLUMBIA Sworn to and subscribed before me this 5TH day of MARCH, A.D. 2018. by:/s/ SETH DYKE Notary 411603 March 7, 2018 Country Rivers Realty, LLC 497-3305 MLS98181 $139,000 3BR w/den on 5 ac, LR w/ FP, open kit, covered porches, nice workshop/storage area. Daniel Crapps Agency 7555110 MLS97936 $159,000 2 homes, conc block w/ceramic tild flooring thru-out & move in ready plus 1828 sf mfg home. Charlotte Driggers of Vidalia, GA. will be hiring 74 temporary farm workers, needed from 04/11/2018 through 08/30/2018 at 35 hours per week in Tattnall, GA. Workers will gather, grade and pack onions. The wage is $10.95 per hour or the prevailing wage rate. Guarantee of of total hours offered. Employer furnishes work tools, supplies and equipment. Free housing is provided for workers that cannot reasonably return home at the end of the day. Transportation and subsistence expense provided with completion of 50% of the work contract. Interested workers should apply at the nearest Georgia Department of Labor office and provide the office with a copy of this advertisement or call Charlotte Driggers at 912-245-0854 between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. Reference Job # GA2009874308 Starting at $ 615/mo, tile floors, fresh paint. Great Area. Call ( 386 ) 752-9626 Five Ash Forest, Lake City's premier 55 plus manufactured home community. 752-7207 Lo t lease includes water, sewer, garbage & lawn maintenance. ***AUCTION*** SAT -March 17th9:00 A.M 10513 Hwy 84 West, Dothan, AL CONSTRUCTION & FARM EQUIPMENT. DENNIS BURTON AL #578. (334) 692-3955, www.BURTONAUCTION.com SAWMILLS from only $4397.00MAKE & SAVE MONEY with your own bandmillCut lumber any dimension. In stock ready to ship! FREE Info/DVD: www.NorwoodSawmills.com 1-800-578-1363 Ext.300N Benefit Yard Sale & Bar B Que. Sat, Mar 10 at 7am. Dinners by Dirty Butt Bar B Que $8. 215 SW Prosperity PL, LC 32024 Hallmark Real Estate Jane t Creel 719-0382 MLS87051 Great investment op! 4 duplexes (8 units) in great cond, nea r Columbia HS, $385,000 Hallmark Real Estate Janet Creel 719-0382 MLS98276 3/3 brick on 15.47ac operational farm in equestrian community, workshop, gen, 2 wells & more! Jackie Taylor & Associates Realty 752-4663 50ac backs up to Osceola Nat'l Forest w/3/2, wraparound porches on 2 sides, $215,000 Jackie Taylor & Associates Realty Sabrina Suggs 854-068 6 MLS95057 $229,000 Open floor plan & private master ste, all on 1 floor, great location. Jackie Taylor & Associates Realty 752-4663 MLS95873 Rustic 2/1 partially furnished, workshop w/elec. & loft @ end o f private road. $39,000 Jackie Taylor & Associates Realty 752-4663 MLS97880 3/2 w/cook's dream kit, new stove, upscale master BA, sec system, 4+car garage. $239,900 ESTATE SALE 104221 SW Tustenuggee Ave FT White. FRI & SAT 9-3. Gate opens at 9. TOOLS, electronics, yard & garden, HH, clothes, etc. Very extensive variety of quality items. 2 & 3 BR MH, $600-$875, water, sewer, stove & fridge furnished. No Pets 209-8111 PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. PUBLISHER'S NOTE Florida Law 828.29 requires dogs and cats being sold to be at least 8 weeks old and have a health certificate from a licensed veterinarian documenting they have mandatory shots and are free from intestinal and external parasites. Many species of wildlife must be licensed by Florida Fish and Wildlife. If you are unsure, contact the local office for information. The Lake Shore Hospital Authority, located in Lake City, FL, is seeking applicants with healthcare management experience to serve as the Executive Director for the Authority. This executive-level position will be filled as a part-time position. A Request for Qualifications is available upon request. Please make your request to Sonja Markham, Administrative Assistant, at 386-344-6033 or email@example.com. It can also be accessed online at www.lakeshoreha.org. To be considered, all responses must be received by 3:00 PM on March 15, 2018, in the office of the Authority as stated in the Request for Qualifications. IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 122018CP000028 CPAXMX Division IN RE: ESTATE OF TIMOTHY TOM SLUDER Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Timothy Tom Sluder, deceased, whose date of death was August 4, 2017, is pending in the Circuit Court for Columbia County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 173 NE Hernando Ave # 225, Lake City, Florida 32055. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative's attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN FLORIDA STATUTES SECTION 733.702 WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is March 7, 2018. Personal Representative: Sally Sluder 278 SW Oakwood Court Lake City, Florida 32024 Attorney for Personal Representative: Jaime Council Attorney Florida Bar Number: 0015951 Law Offices of Curtis & Associates, P.A. 701 Market Street, Unit 109 St. Augustine, Florida 32095 Telephone: (904) 819-6959 Fax: (904) 819-6936 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Secondary E-Mail: email@example.com 410625 March 7, 14, 2018 Magnolia Real Estate Group Nate Sweat 628-1552 3/2 on 1 acre w/ new kit, baths, paint, metal roof, lg back yard $115,000 Magnolia Real Estate Group Nate Sweat 628-1552 Vintage 4/3 needs some repair to bring back to its original grandeur, master on 1st floor. MLS96336 3/2, lease option. No Pets. 1st, last + $800 sec, $1100/mo South of town. credit ref req'd 386-397-5425 or 386-755-9476 2BR MH on Yates Loop off Turner Rd, lg lot, trees, quiet. 386-752-6269 leave message if no answer. Registration of Fictitious Names We the undersigned, being duly sworn, do hereby declare under oath that the names of all persons interested in the business or profession carried on under the name of OLD WIRE STABLES, 160 SW BRAHMAN GLEN, FT WHITE, FL 32038 Contact Phone Number: (386) 984-0067 and the extent of the interest of each, is as follows: Name: CHARLES BRYAN III Extent of Interest: 100% by:/s/ CHARLES BRYAN III STATE OF FLORIDA COUNTY OF COLUMBIA Sworn to and subscribed before me this 5TH day of MARCH, A.D. 2018. by:/s/ SETH DYKE Notary 411592 March 7, 2018 Poole Realty David Mincey 590-0157 MLS97536 $299,000 4/2 brick w/maple counter tops, hardwood doors & cabinets, pool, wood burning stove. Poole Realty David Mince y 590-0157 MLS97886 $250,000 Immaculate home close to town on 3.21ac, open floor plan, lg porches, formal dining room. Preferred Pine Straw Inc. .2 Year Verifiable Driving Experience-Home 90% of the weekends and some during the week. Rider Policy, 401K & Aflac Available, Health/Dental/ Vision Available, Paid per mile or percentage of load, Run Southeast. Call Misty TODAY 386-935-2773 ex 221 Driver needed for S. GA N.FL. NO CDL required, driving for industrial supply house, delivering product to established customer base, must have clean driving record, must be able to read, load and unload truck. Pickup truck and flatbed f450 with goose neck. Full time position, home every night, 45-55 hours a week. Apply in person 3631 E US Hwy 90, Lake City FL 32055 or send application to firstname.lastname@example.org NO Phone Calls Rockford Realty Group, Debi Bennefield 288-1208/Scott Stewart 867-3498 MLS98482 4BR/3BA 2198hsf $296,900 Male Umbrella Cockatoo, 6 yrs, hand fed. $1000 for more info call or text 386-466-6768 TOWN OF WHITE SPRINGS PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY given that proposed Resolution #18-03 will be considered for enactment by the Town Council of the Town of White Springs, FL on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. or as soon thereafter as the matter can be heard. A Public Hearing will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at 10363 Bridge Street, White Springs, FL. A copy of said Resolution may be inspected by any member of the public at the Office of the Clerk at Town Hall. Any interested person may appear and be heard with respect to the proposed Resolution. All persons are advised that, if they decide to appeal any decision made at this public hearing they will need a record of the proceedings and for such purpose, they may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. Resolution #18-03 provides for the Town to vacate a portion of the Third Street Right-of-Way immediately adjacent to the S & S Store owned by Southwest Georgia Oil Company located at 16753 Spring Street (Parcel# 8392-000) in White Springs, FL. The land is specifically described as the westerly half of Third Street that is immediately adjacent to and easterly of Block Four (4) of Cones Survey of White Springs, Florida, that is approximately thirty (30) feet easterly of the easterly boundary line of said Block Four (4) and is approximately two hundred sixty (260) feet southerly of the southerly right of way line of Spring Street located in Section 7, Township 2 South, Range 16 East, Hamilton County, Florida. 409578 February 28, 2018 March 7, 2018 Windsong Apartments We offer 1, 2, & 3 BR's Apply On-Line!windsong-apartmentliving.com386-758-8455
Classied Department 755-5440 LAKE CIT Y REPOR TER SPORTS WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2018 5B Classi ed Department 755-5440 WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2018 CLASSIFIED LAKE CITY REPORTER 5B Coldwell Banker-Bishop Patti Taylor 623-6896 MLS98928 2 story river home w/2/2 upstairs $ 1/1 down w/elevator, gas FP, 24ft floating dock, 18x20 wkshp $450,000 Coldwell Banker-Bishop Elaine Tolar 365-1548 MLS99027 4/3, FP, Jacuzzi tub in owner's ste, his/hers closets, SS appliances, new A/C $250,000 Coldwell Banker-Bishop Elaine Tolar 365-1548 MLS99913 Country home on 3.5 ac, fam rm w/FP, XLg utility/storage rm, newer A/C $114,900 Century 21-Darby Rogers 7526575 MLS99486 $ 89,900 Investment property on 1ac, ceramic tile floors, Berber carpet, garage converted into fam rm. Century 21-Darby Rogers 7526575 MLS99633 $170,000 3/2 brick close to everything, lg living area w/gas FP, open k8it & fenced back yard. Century 21-Darby Rogers 7526575 MLS99708 $319,200 Executive bring in Country Club, open fam room w/FP, screened porch w/bar, bonus rm upstairs Century 21-Darby Rogers 7526575 MLS99716 $269,000 Vacation or work at home, new flooring & paint, office, glg entertainment room. Century 21-Darby Rogers 7526575 MLS99779 $115,000 Home in Eastside Village 55+ community, open split plan with dining area & eat-in kitchen Century 21-Darby Rogers 7526575 MLS99940 $178,000 Close to schools, open split plan on cul-de-sac, lg back deck, lots of natural light! Country Rivers Realty, LLC 497-3305 MLS99278 $199,900 2nd floor loft/BR w/storage, cozy den, chef's kit w/island, lg master, 2 blks from Hodor Park Country Rivers Realty, LLC 497-3305 MLS99156 5 acres o f wooded N Florida, mix of Oak Hickory, dogwoods. cleared & ready to build. Daniel Crapps Agency 7555110 MLS99574 $139,500 3/2 brick on corner lot, FP, den/office w/private entrance, lots of fruit trees. Daniel Crapps Agency 7555110 MLS99966 $399,000 Well maintained 35ac farm fenced & x/fenced. 3/2 brick ranch style home, barn w/4 stalls & tack rm Daniel Crapps Agency 3973002 MLS99113 $255,000 15 + ac on US90, 4/2 mfg home, 40x60 metal bldg, outbldg for yard equip fenced & xfenced. Daniel Crapps Agency 3973002 MLS97748 $89,900 140' frontage on Bascom Norris & 245' frontage on Fail Rd, .859ac w/RO zoning Daniel Crapps Agency 3973002 MLS99669 $375,000 200' Ichetucknee River frontage, 6 ac border Ichetucknee SPrings State park. 1/2 to 5 acre lots; owner financing. some with w/s/pp Deas Bullard/BKL Properties 386-752-4339 www.landnfl.com Denise Milligan-Bose Realt y 438-5627 MLS99054 $315,000 Brick custom built home w/heated pool/spa, solid wood floors, FP in great room, patio. Denise Milligan-Bose Realt y 438-5627 MLS99155 $93,00 0 55+ community w/all amenities, bring clothes & toothbrush this home is ready for new owner. Denise Milligan-Bose Realty 438-5627 MLS99367 $112,500 Investment Property! 2/2 brick on dead end street w/ pool 3 rental SWMH Hallmark Real Estate Koby Adams 623-7840 MLS99368 3/2.5 2-story, spacious master, lg 2 car garage, $158,000 Hallmark Real Estate Lacie Lantroop 697-1681 MLS99933 3/2 brick, in-ground pool w/child safety fence, open floor plan w/lg kitchen $145,000 Hallmark Real Estate Lacie Lantroop 697-1681 MLS99513 $29,500 parcel at end of cul-desac minutes from town, beautiful lake at entrance. Hallmark Real Estate Paula Lawrence 623-1973 MLS95392 $196,000 49ac only 6 mi to I75 or I10, SWMH, 40x40 shed on 40x60 pad 3/4 ac pond Jackie Taylor & Associates Realty 752-4663 MLS99473 3/2 w/front deck & covered back porch, lg 3 car carport, shed, near river $74,900 Jackie Taylor & Associates Realty 752-4663 MLS98921 2/2 SWMH w/lg FL room, corner lot, 2 sheds, metal roof. Owner finance avail. $60,000 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. Magnolia Real Estate Group Nate Sweat 628-1552 All brick close to schools w/new roof & new kit, stainless appliances, open floor plan. MLS99125 Remax, Missy Zecher 6230237 MLS98836 $197,500 Remodeled pool home in town, hardwood floors, spacious ki t w/quartz counter tops. Remax, Missy Zecher 6230237 MLS99814 $249,000 4/3 w/open kit & dining rm screened back porch, lg master, private theater. Remax, Missy Zecher 6230237 MLS99853 $102,000 2/2 in 55+ community, spacious LR, office/craft room. lg kit w/eat-in bar area, 1 car garage. Remax, Missy Zecher 6230237 MLS99864 $170,000 Brick home close to I75 w/oversized great rm w/FP, open kit, FL room, screened porches Remax, Missy Zecher 6230237 MLS98421 $240,000 Turnkey bldg w/lobby, reception area, private office, breakroom, bathrooms, 8 lift stations Remax, Missy Zecher 6230237 MLS99781 $295,000 Sprawling lake view home w/FP, sauna, spacious BR's, upscale kit w/ dbl ovens. Handyman 94 Fleetwood 3/2 MH on 5 gorgeous ac, new roof & sheetrock, fenced, needs interior finish. 242 SW Unicorn Ct, Ft White. $94,900 $5K down, $789/mo 352-215-1018 www.LandOwnerFinancing.com Remax, Pam Beauchamp 3032505 MLS99752 $220,000 4/2 on 5 ac, SS appliances, lg BR's, detached workshop, 2 septic tanks, storage shed Remax, Pam Beauchamp 3032505 MLS99810 $239,000 3/2 10.54ac fenced, completely renovated, stone wood burning FP, access to patio from fam rm & master Remax, Pam Beauchamp 3032505 MLS99895 $229,000 4/3 in Callaway, island kit, SS appliances, fam rm w/FP, lg master, above ground pool Poole Realty Amanda Senea 249-1640 MLS99595 $99,00 0 Brick home in great nghbd, fenced back yard, metal roof, carport, hardwood floors. Poole Realty David Mince y 590-0157 MLS99663 $129,500 3/2, brick FP, sunroom, close to shoping, lg detached pole barn w/workshop for boat. Poole Realty Anita Handy 2085877 MLS95904 $210,000 3/2 cedar ranch home w/split plan on 10ac, FP, screened-in F L room, Jacuzzi tub in mater. Poole Realty Nelda Hatche r 688-8067 MLS97981 $175,000 20ac w/DW on hill, new metal roof, A/C in 2008, near Suwannee River, springs Poole Realty David Mincey 590-0157 MLS99748 $650,000 83ac horse ranch, 4/2 home, 7stall barn w/office & full BA, wood working ship, RV barn Rockford Realty Group, Debi Bennefield 288-1208/Scot t Stewart 867-3498 MLS98684 3/2 in Live Oak, granite counter tops, open plan $139,900 Rockford Realty Group, Debi Bennefield 288-1208/Scott Stewart 867-3498 MLS98690 3/2.5, wraparound porch, custom kitchen $309,900 Rockford Realty Group, Debi Bennefield 288-1208/Scot t Stewart 867-3498 MLS99425 $339,700 4/3, open kit, lg master, covered porch areas. Rockford Realty Group, Debi Bennefield 288-1208/Scot t Stewart 867-3498 MLS99455 $175,440 Reserve at Jewel Lake, community dock. Rockford Realty Group, Debi Bennefield 288-1208/Scott Stewart 867-3498 MLS99616 $289,800 2/2 river house on Suwannee, wraparound porch Lake City ReporterCLASSIFIEDS rfntnfb rfnr ntrbtrfrr rtrtrtfn rtrb r btf rfrrr tfbrnr brttr fr rfrrt nrt rr rfnrnbt ttrtr btrfrtr rrtr ntb nrbr rrr rtrfr brtf nrrr rb brr tbbtrt r rt r tt t fbr frr rnrr frbr btbrr nrn t rrfbt rtfr bbbbnr ntt rr b nnrr b rntbt rbft rtr tbbnrr btr ntf btrt brt btrbrrt tbfnrrf tr rt ttnbfrnrt tnrtb frrt trtrt rrr bnnrt brbb ftt rft bbbbrf rbrt rrr rr trr fr tf rbt fttf rrf nrbttnb rrb bfttbbtr rtnrf rrfr ntb fbf fr rnr bttt frt fttfr nt fr rrbrt tf rtb rrr b brb btb rbf rtrb rrrbtt n nrr rt rtrt rttr rf bbr nnrntr bftft btbb t nr bff rrntbbnrnr brfftft ftfrnr tr bbbbt rbf rbtrt rbrf b rtbrbrf rnr nrtf rnt rtrtb rbrf nrfr ft rrrt rftbnrtt rtt rtrrr nbbbb nrtr r bbbbtbb rrrt bttft rr ttnbnr frr nrfr rrf f bntt nrr trtr brr ntbbnbft t bt tb rbbbbb tt nb tbbb bbb rbbbbb nb nb ftbbb nbbb trbbbbb bn b bbb bn b ttntbttnbtbtb tnbnnn the NFL scouting combine. He is there every day; I see him quite a bit. I know that he has worked hard. We have all seen his work on the field and how hard he works on the field. I think what you cant see is that he is working twice as hard in the recovery process and the rehabilitation. Still, Robinson has missed 21 games in four seasons and wasnt a speedster to begin with. So how effective will he be coming off a major knee injury? There are a lot of things we like about him, but we just have to make sure it is the right thing for the team, Caldwell said at the combine. A second-round draft pick from Penn State, Robinson has 202 catches for 2,848 yards and 22 touchdowns in 43 games. He had 80 receptions for 1,400 yards and 14 touchdowns in 2015, establishing himself as one of the best receivers in franchise history. But he caught 73 passes for 883 yards and six scores in 2016, causing some to wonder if his Pro Bowl season was a fluke. If the Jaguars do move on from Robinson, they would have a huge hole to fill at the position. Marqise Lee also is a pending free agent, and the team likely will either part ways with receiver Allen Hurns or re-negotiate his contract that includes a base salary of $7 million in 2018. Nothing has been decided on that yet, Caldwell said. We will look at that. Robinson has said repeatedly he wants to stay in Jacksonville, especially since he played a cheerleading role during the teams breakthrough year and believes the Jags are poised to make another Super Bowl run in the near future. This is where Ive been the last four years and this is something that weve all really put in and tried to build, he said. It wasnt something that we just came into and it happened. We went from 3-13, to 5-11, 3-13 to now. Its just one of those things that, again, I stepped in here Day 1. It was a lot different than it is now. JAGUARS Continued From 1B
Gators fall 9-7 at UCF ORLANDO Floridas fivegame win streak came to an end on Tuesday night, falling 9-7 at UCF in Orlando. UCF took advantage of an uncharacteristic night on the mound from the Gators pitching staff. UF gave up 10 walks five of which scored and 15 hits, both season highs. Wil Dalton took the first pitch of the game and sent if over the left field wall for an early 1-0 lead. The Knights scored six runs on five hits in the third to take a 6-3 lead. Seven straight batters reached base with two outs as UCF knocked starter Jack Leftwich from the game. In the fourth, a pair of walks by reliever Andrew Baker came back to bite him as a two-out single from Ryan Osik added two more runs to the Knights lead. Florida battled back with three runs in the sixth. Schwarz led off with a double to left center and Jonathan India followed with a walk. Keenan Bell stepped in and sent the first pitch he saw over the wall in right field for his third home run of the season to cut the deficit to two. UCF picked up an insurance run in the bottom of the sixth with yet another two-out RBI single. All nine of the Knights runs in the game came with two outs.Raleigh leads FSU to sweep of KansasTALLAHASSEE Junior catcher Cal Raleigh tied a career high with three hits, including his first home run of the season, and had three RBI in No. 4 FSUs 12-7 win over Kansas Tuesday evening at Dick Howser Stadium. In the two-game sweep of the Jayhawks, Raleigh hit 6-for-8 with five runs batted in and four runs scored. Clayton Kwiatkowski (1-0) started his first career game, pitching 3.1 innings, allowing two solo home runs and strik ing out a career-best six. The game capped both teams fifth game in five days after the series was pushed up one day due to inclement weather in the Tallahassee area.6B WEDNESD AY, MARCH 7, 2018 SPORTS LAKE CITY REPORTER TM Save the Date FOR THE GREAT FOOD GREAT MUSIC GREAT FOOD GREAT MUSIC GREAT FOOD GREAT MUSIC DOORS OPEN AT 6PM MUSIC STARTS AT 8PM MARCH 9, 2018 FRIDAY SATURDAY 386-364-16833076 95th Drive, Live Oak, FL 32060www.MusicLivesHere.com SOLO DUETS BANDS r MARCH 10, 2018IN THE MUSIC HALL r fntbb bbb tnnb tn tbb b tnnb bbttb btbb bbb tnnb bn bbtnn ROUNDUPGeorgias Maten named AP SEC player of the yearKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Georgia forward Yante Maten is the Associated Press Southeastern Conference mens basketball player of the year. Maten and Tennessee for ward Grant Williams were unanimous first-team picks on the all-SEC team announced Tuesday. Tennessees Rick Barnes was named coach of the year and Alabama freshman guard Collin Sexton was selected as newcomer of the year by the 15-person media panel. Auburns Bryce Brown and Arkansas Daryl Macon joined Maten, Williams and Sexton as first-team all-SEC selections. The second team includes Auburn teammates Jared Harper and Mustapha Heron, Arkansas Jaylen Barford, Floridas Chris Chiozza and Missouris Kassius Robertson. Maten leads the SEC in scor ing (19.4) and ranks second in the league in rebounding (8.8). Those statistics enabled him to earn player of the year honors even though Georgia (16-14, 7-11) tied for 11th place in the league standings. This marks the first time an AP SEC player of the year has come from a team that ended the regular season below .500 in conference play since 1971, when Mississippis Johnny Neumann won the award while the Rebels went 6-12 in league competition.Dukes Bagley III leads AP all-ACC TeamRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Duke freshman forward Marvin Bagley III is The Associated Press player and newcomer of the year in the Atlantic Coast Conference, and Virginias Tony Bennett is its coach of the year. Bagley the only unanimous selection to the AP all-ACC team also announced Tuesday earned 14 votes for the top overall individual honor and all 15 votes for the award for newcomers following a vote of 15 journalists who cover the ACC throughout the leagues nine states. Bagley shares the ACCs scoring lead with Boston Colleges Jerome Robinson at 20.7 points per game and leads the conference with an average of 11.2. He was joined on the first team by Robinson along with two players from North Carolina forward Luke Maye and guard Joel Berry and Virginias Devon Hall. Maye, who averages 17.7 points and 10.1 rebounds, joins Bagley as the only players in the league averaging a double-double. Syracuse guard Tyus Battle, the leagues No. 3 scorer at 20 points per game, leads a second team that also includes Duke forward Wendell Carter Jr., Virginia guard Kyle Guy, Notre Dame guard Matt Farrell and Clemsons Marcquise Reed.