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The Lake City reporter

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Title:
The Lake City reporter
Uniform Title:
Lake City reporter (Lake City, Fla. 1967)
Place of Publication:
Lake City, FL
Publisher:
Community Newspapers Inc., Todd Wilson - Publisher
Creation Date:
May 23, 1884
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Daily (Monday through Friday)[<1969>-]
Weekly[ FORMER 1967-<1968>]
daily
normalized irregular
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English

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Newspapers -- Lake City (Fla.) ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Columbia County (Fla.) ( lcsh )
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newspaper ( sobekcm )
newspaper ( marcgt )
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United States -- Florida -- Columbia -- Lake City
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30.189722 x -82.639722 ( Place of Publication )

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Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
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Vol. 95, no. 4 (Oct. 5, 1967)-
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Funded in part by the University of Florida, the Library Services and Technology Assistance granting program of Florida, the State Library and Archives of Florida, and other institutions and individuals.

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By CARL MCKINNEYcmckinney@lakecityreporter.comVoter apathy, misinformation and a lack of funding for cybersecurity remain worrisome to local election officials as they gear up for the 2018 midterms. Still, even in the face of threats both new and old, Columbia County Assistant Supervisor of Elections Tomi Brown said the system deserves the publics trust. Its a new day with new challenges, Brown wrote in an email to the Lake City Reporter. But the election community is very resilient and very adaptive. The perception that elections are extremely vulnerable to attacks is spreading fast, Brown wrote. The public sees news outlets report on Russian interference in the 2016 election and believes hackers were able to change votes, she said, but that is not the case. Election systems, by design, are probably the most disconnected systems CALL US: (386) 752-1293 SUBSCRIBE TO THE REPORTER: Voice: 755-5445 Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 143, No. 257 TODAYS WEATHER Obituaries . . . . . . . 3A Sports . . . . . 5A Advice & Comics . . 8A Classified . . . . . . . 9A 76 54Partly cloudy, 2A Lake City ReporterTUESDAY MARCH 27, 2018 | YOU R COMMU NITY NE WSPAPE R SINCE 1 874 | $1.00 LAKE CITY RE PORTER.COM George enters race for city District 10 seat, Story below + PLUS >> Locals part of DC rallyON THE MARCH I support the girlsLOCALSee Page 2A See Below SCRABBLE CHAMPSClub House tourney winners, 2A Brown Election security at the top of the list Official says the system is safer than voters think.By TONY BRITTtbritt@lakecityreporter.comA Fort White man was arrested Saturday night after he allegedly went to an acquaintances home and beat him up because the man came to his home earlier and ate some leftover pie that was in the refrigerator. Cody Wayne Andrews, 26, of SW Maple Wood Place, was charged with simple battery in connection with the case. He was booked into the Columbia County Detention Facility on $2,000 bond. According to Columbia County Sheriffs Office reports, Deputy Eric Pie-fight charge lands man in jail FIGHT continued on 3A Andrews ELECTIONS continued on 4A By CARL MCKINNEYcmckinney@lakecityreporter.comWhen Vanessa George returned home to Lake City in 2007, she saw that her part of town hadnt changed since she left for college seven years prior. It still hasnt changed much, even 11 years later and thats the problem, said George, 41, who is challenging incumbent Eugene Jefferson for the City Council District 10 seat. Everybodys complaining about the same things as when I was younger, she said. Seeks to oust 5-term incumbent Jefferson.George enters race for city Dist. 10 seat GEORGE continued on 4AMourns 3 pets who helped her through recovery, 3A Come grow with us! Come grow with us! PEOPLES STATE BANK is a local bank that cares deeply about our community and those who call North Central Florida Home. In our nearly 20 year history, weve built a reputation driven by honesty and trust. We conduct business with the highest integrity by providing safe and secure banking services with unwavering dedication to our role as a responsible corporate citizen. best.WHY BANK WITH PEOPLES STATE BANK?350 SW Main Blvd. Lake City and 3882 W US Hwy 90 Lake City386.754.0002 We look forward to meeting you and serving you. Come grow with us! Come grow with us! PEOPLES STATE BANK is a local bank that cares deeply about our community and those who call North Central Florida Home. In our nearly 20 year history, weve built a reputation driven by honesty and trust. We conduct business with the highest integrity by providing safe and secure banking services with unwavering dedication to our role as a responsible corporate citizen. best.WHY BANK WITH PEOPLES STATE BANK?350 SW Main Blvd. Lake City and 3882 W US Hwy 90 Lake City386.754.0002 We look forward to meeting you and serving you. Come grow with us! Come grow with us! PEOPLES STATE BANK is a local bank that cares deeply about our community and those who call North Central Florida Home. In our nearly 20 year history, weve built a reputation driven by honesty and trust. We conduct business with the highest integrity by providing safe and secure banking services with unwavering dedication to our role as a responsible corporate citizen. best.WHY BANK WITH PEOPLES STATE BANK?350 SW Main Blvd. Lake City and 3882 W US Hwy 90 Lake City386.754.0002 We look forward to meeting you and serving you. Come grow with us! Come grow with us! PEOPLES STATE BANK is a local bank that cares deeply about our community and those who call North Central Florida Home. In our nearly 20 year history, weve built a reputation driven by honesty and trust. We conduct business with the highest integrity by providing safe and secure banking services with unwavering dedication to our role as a responsible corporate citizen. best.WHY BANK WITH PEOPLES STATE BANK?350 SW Main Blvd. Lake City and 3882 W US Hwy 90 Lake City386.754.0002 We look forward to meeting you and serving you Come grow with us! Come grow with us! PEOPLES STATE BANK is a local bank that cares deeply about our community and those who call North Central Florida Home. In our nearly 20 year history, weve built a reputation driven by honesty and trust. We conduct business with the highest integrity by providing safe and secure banking services with unwavering dedication to our role as a responsible corporate citizen. best.WHY BANK WITH PEOPLES STATE BANK?350 SW Main Blvd. Lake City and 3882 W US Hwy 90 Lake City386.754.0002 We look forward to meeting you and serving you. Come grow with us! Come grow with us! PEOPLES STATE BANK is a local bank that cares deeply about our community and those who call North Central Florida Home. In our nearly 20 year history, weve built a reputation driven by honesty and trust. We conduct business with the highest integrity by providing safe and secure banking services with unwavering dedication to our role as a responsible corporate citizen. best.WHY BANK WITH PEOPLES STATE BANK?350 SW Main Blvd. Lake City and 3882 W US Hwy 90 Lake City386.754.0002 We look forward to meeting you and serving you. Come grow with us! Come grow with us! PEOPLES STATE BANK is a local bank that cares deeply about our community and those who call North Central Florida Home. In our nearly 20 year history, weve built a reputation driven by honesty and trust. We conduct business with the highest integrity by providing safe and secure banking services with unwavering dedication to our role as a responsible corporate citizen. best.WHY BANK WITH PEOPLES STATE BANK?350 SW Main Blvd. Lake City and 3882 W US Hwy 90 Lake City386.754.0002 We look forward to meeting you and serving you. PEOPLES STATE BANK is a local bank that cares deeply about our community and those who call North Central Florida home. In our nearly 20-year history, weve built a reputation driven by honesty and trust. We conduct business with the highest integrity by providing safe and secure banking services with unwavering dedication to our role as a responsible corporate citizen. Come see for yourself. Visit an oce today to experience local banking at its very best.Why bank with PEOPLES STATE BANK? COURTESYOn the marchLake City residents Glenel Bowden and his granddaughters, Kamaria Williams, a senior at Columbia High School, and Kamiya Bowden, a sophomore at CHS, are pictured Saturday at the March for Our Lives, a gun-control event in Washington, D.C. GeorgeCOREY ARWOOD/Lake City ReporterHelen Roberson surveys extensive fire damage to her Pilots Way home. Thr ee pets died in the blaze.Another loss for cancer survivor A1

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2A T UESDAY, M AR CH 27, 2018 DA ILY BRIEFING LAKE CITY R E PORTER 7a 1p 7p 1a 6a LAKE CITY ALMANAC SUN MOON UV INDEX EXTREME: 10 minutes to burn T odays ultra-violet radiation risk for the ar ea on a scale fr om 0 to 10+. FYI An exclusive service brought to our readers by The Weather Channel. SPONSORED BY City THE WEATHER WEA THER HISTORY Pensacola Tallahassee Panama City Valdosta Daytona Beach Cape Canaveral Gainesville Lake City Ocala Orlando Jacksonville Tampa West Palm Beach Ft. Myers Ft. Lauderdale Naples Miami Key West TEMPERATURESNormal high Normal low PRECIPITATIONMonth total Year total HI LO LO HI LO HI LO HI LO HI WednesdayThursday Cape Canaveral Daytona Beach Fort Myers Ft. Lauderdale Gainesville Jacksonville Key West Lake City Miami Naples Ocala Orlando Panama City Pensacola Tallahassee Tampa Valdosta W. Palm Beach March 31 April 8 April 15 April 22 FullLastNewFirst Quarter Quarter See an error? T he Lake City Reporter corrects errors of fact in news items. If you have a concern, question, or suggestion, please call the editor. Corrections and clarications will run in this space. T hanks for reading. QUICK HITS Submissions T he Lake City Reporter accepts photographs and caption information to run at the discretion of the editor. If you would like to see your organization in the newspaper, send the picture and information to associate editor Justin Caudell at jcaudell@lakecityreporter.com. Scripture of the Day If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. 1 John 1:9 (K JV) T oda y is the only day. Y est erday is gone. John Wooden, 1910-2010, U.S basketball coach and winner of 10 NC AA championships.Thought for Today Winning Lottery Numbers Pick 3: (Saturday p.m.) 4-7-2 Pick 4: (Saturday p.m.) 3-3-1-9 Fantasy 5: (Saturday) 13-14-17-22-26 HOW TO REACH USMain number ........ (386) 752-1293 Fax number .............. 752-9400 Circulation ............... 755-5445 Online ... www lakecityreporter com The Lake City Reporter an affiliate of Community Newspapers Inc., is published Tuesday through Friday and Sunday at 180 E. Duval St., Lake City, FL 32055. Periodical postage paid at Lake City, FL, Member Audit Bureau of Circulation and The Associated Press. All material herein is property of the Lake City Reporter Reproduction in whole or in part is forbidden without the permission of the publisher. U.S. Postal Service No. 310-880. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to Lake City Reporter P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056. Publisher Todd Wilson ..... 754-0418 (twilson@lakecityreporter.com)NEWSEditor Robert Bridges ..... 754-0428 (rbridges@lakecityre porter.com)ADVERTISING ......... 752-1293 (ads@lakecityre porter.com)CLASSIFIEDTo place a classified ad ...... 755-5440BUSINESS.............. 754-0419CIRCULATIONHome 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 service error for same day re-delivery. After 10:30 a.m., next day re-delivery or service related credits will be issued. In all other counties where home delivery is available, next day re-delivery or service related credits will be issued. Circulation ............... 755-5445 (circulation@lakecityreporter.com)Home delivery rates(TuesdayFriday 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 SCRABBLE CHAMPSCOU RTESY PHOTOS TOP: T he winner of the 2018 Garden ClubWomans Club Scr abble tournament was Marlin Feagle Law Office with team members Shirley King (left) and Sue Tuell RIGHT: In second place was Landscape Design Associa tes (owner S abine M arcks) team members Genie Norman and Jim Riley. More than $3,000 was raised to maintain the 100-year-old Club House on Lake Isabella. COU RTESYI support the girlsWhat do women living in emergency shelters need most? When B.B. Gould, Chairman of the Womens Issues committee of the Florida S ta te S ociety D aughters of the A mer ican Revolution, polled shelters around the state, the answer came back: Our ladies need bras and sanitary items. T o meet this need, Gould and her commit tee launched an ambitious project called I S upport the Girls. FSSDAR sent out the word to the one hundred plus chapters around the state and the response was phe nomenal. T his week a team consisting of DA R members S usan S ummers and Melissa Olin of E dw ard Rutledge Chapter, Catherine S ummers of Gainesville Chapter, and National Vice Chair of D ev elopment Cynthia Weatherby, coordinated their efforts to deliver an SUV-load earmarked for A nother Way Inc. consisting of 553 bras, 1853 maxi-pads and 1014 tampons. S hown receiving the supplies on behalf of A nother Way are, from left: A pr il Willis, S helter Coordinator; Monya E ngle, Program D irector; S usan S ummers, DA R member; and Jean Pick, S helter A dvocate.

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T UESDAY, M AR CH 27, 2018 LOCAL LAKE CITY R E PORTER 3A Wesley Roland Bales Wesley Roland Bales, 62 of Lake City, passed away on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at the Haven Suwannee Valley Hospice Care Center in Lake City. He was born in Live Oak, Florida and was a lifelong resident of Lake City and the North Florida area. Mr. Bales graduated from Columbia High School class of 1973 and then earned his degree in Forestry at Lake City Community College. He had worked for over 20 years with Great South Timber and Lumber in Lake City and was currently serving as the General Manager. Mr. Bales was a man of God and was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Wellborn. He enjoyed spending time with his family, friends, fishing and turkey hunting. He was preceded in death by his father, Crandall Bales in December of 2017. Survivors include his wife, Sheryl Bales, Lake City; his mother, Ernestine Law Bales, Lake City; his children, John Wesley Bales, San Antonio, TX, Jessica Burnett (Kenny), Wellborn, William Hope, Bennington, VT, Ben Hope, Homestead, FL and Jake Lewis, Lake City; his brother, Richard C. Bales Sr. (Becky), Wellborn; his sister, Britney M. Bales, Lake City; and five grandchildren, Shaylee Swearingen, Tristin Hope, Payton Roberts, Clayton Hope and Mason Lewis. Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Suwannee County with Pastor Wally Weaver and Mr. Dwight Law officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. Visitation with the family was Monday evening from 5-7:00 PM at the funeral home. Arrangements are under the direction of GATEWAYFOREST LAWN FUNERAL HOME, 3596 S US Hwy 441, Lake City, FL 32025. Please leave words of comfort for the family at www.gatewayforest lawn.comKenneth Scott MacLeod Mr. Kenneth Scott MacLeod, 58, of Lake City, passed away Friday evening, March 23, 2018 at his residence. He was born in Detroit, Michigan on October 18, 1959 to the later Kenneth Norman MacLeod and Beverly Oslund MacLeod. He has made Lake City his home since 1999, and was self-employed in the web developing industry. He attended Hopeful Baptist Church, and in his spare time, enjoyed music, playing different musical instruments, spending time with his family and traveling. He is survived by his loving wife of 33 years; Lucinda Cindy MacLeod of Lake City, FL; daughters; Jennifer Trzebuniak of Lake City, FL, Patricia Mosher (John) of Naples, FL, Stephanie Nyenbrink of Naples, FL, Rachel MacLeod Consentino (Anthony) of Lake City, FL and Amber Curry of Lake City, FL; brothers; Rory MacLeod (Lori) of Grand Haven, MI and Rick MacLeod (Doris) of Sarasota, FL; sister; Kristy MacLeod Northman (Ron) of Michigan. Grandchildren; Hanna, Carson, Tyler, Caleb, Alex, Emma, Ethan and Collin also survive. The family will receive friends for a memorial visitation on Thursday evening, March 29, 2018 from 2:00-4:00 P.M. at the Gateway-Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Memorial Services for Mr. MacLeod will immediately follow at 5 P.M. in the Hopeful Baptist Church. Arrangements are under the direction and care of GATEWAY-FOREST LAWN FUNERAL HOME, 3596 S. US HWY 441, Lake City, FL, 32025. Please leave words of comfort for the family at www.gatewayforestlawn.com Theresa F. Terrie Mosley Mrs. Theresa F. Terrie Mosley, 52, of Lake City, passed away peacefully at her daughters residence on Friday evening, March 23, 2018 surrounded by her family. A native of Stockdale, Ohio, Mrs. Mosley had been a resident of Lake City since 1990 having moved here from Clearwater, Florida. She had owned and operated J&T Tile & Associates with her first husband Jeffrey Dale, who preceded her in death in 1995. She had also worked as a tile setter with Italian Marble and Tile in Clearwater. She had also worked as a vendor with different carnivals. Mrs. Mosley will forever be remembered as a woman with a heart of gold that would do anything for anybody and would give you the shirt off her back. She very much loved and doted on her grandchildren and she enjoyed the hobbies of crafting, cooking, fishing, crocheting, going to the beach and was addicted to playing the Walking Dead on her cell phone. She was preceded in death by her first husband and a sister, Raycendia L. Howell. Mrs. Mosley is survived by her husband of eight years, Perry Mosley; daughters, Raycendia Oden(Luke); Erin Mosley and Kaylee Mosley; grandchildren, Caleb and Gabriel Crooms, Teagan Howell, Takiana and Madison Fowler and two great-grandchildren, Niko and Sophia Panagapaolous all of Lake City. A brother, George Sturgill of Bell, FL and a sister, Pamela Levi of Worthington Springs, his mother & father-inlaw, Berry & Bobby Mosley of Lake City, and numerous other family members and friends also survive. Private family memorial services will be held in May. In lieu of flowers the family requests that any memorial donations be made directly to the funeral home to assist in paying the funeral bill. Arrangements are under the direction of the DEES-PARRISH FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 458 S. Marion Ave., Lake City, FL 32025 386-752-1234 Please sign the on-line family guestbook at Parrishfamilyfuneralhome.com Clyde Abraham Nelson Mr. Clyde Abraham Nelson, 74, passed away early Saturday morning on March 24, 2018 at the V.A. Hospice in Lake City. He was the son of the late Conrad and Charlotte Sadler Nelson, Sr. and was preceded in death by a brother Richard Nelson. He made Lake City his home after moving here thirty-five years ago from Anchorage, Alaska. He served three tours in Vietnam and retired from the United States Air Force as a Master Sergeant after twenty-five years of service earning two distinguished Flying Crosses and many other awards for his service. He also served with the Columbia County Sheriffs Office and retired with twenty years of service. He enjoyed old trucks and restoring old boats, riding motorcycles and bass fishing. He is survived by his daughter Dawn Odum (Chris) Lake City, FL; one son Shawn Nelson (Cynthia) Tarpon Springs, FL; one brother Conrad Nelson, Jr. Muskegon, MI; five grandchildren Christen Odum, Gabrielle Nelson, Kelsie Odum, Cooper Nelson and Mary Odum. Graveside services will be conducted Thursday March 29, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at the Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery with Reverend Richard Rodriguez officiating. DEES-PARRISH FAMILY FUNERAL HOME is in charge of all arrangements 458 South Marion Avenue Lake City, FL. 32025. Please sign online guestbook at http://www. parrishfamilyfuneralhome.com Patrick Scott Scotty Raulerson Mr. Patrick Scott Scotty Raulerson, 24, of Lake City, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, March 25, 2018. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time. A full obituary will appear in a later edition of the Lake City Reporter later this week. Arrangements are under the direction of the DEES-PARRISH FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 458 S. Marion Ave., Lake City, FL 32025 386-752-1234Antonia Rodriguez Trinidad Antonia Rodriguez Trinidad, 85, of Lake City, passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018 at the North Florida Regional Medical Center after an extend ed illness. She was born in Caguas, Puerto Rico on January 20, 1933 to the late Francisco Rodriguez Prez and Nicolasa Trinidad Moyet. She was a lifelong devout Catholic Church member. She was also involved with local community activities through church and her membership in the local the 4-H club where she learned skills and mentored others. Antonia loved to read, listen to music, and write poems in her spare time. She is preceded in death by her husband; Aurelio Arroyo Gonzalez; daughter; Marilyn Arroyo Rodriguez and sister; Maria Rodriguez Trinidad. She is survived by her daughters; Rosalina A. Linam of Lake City, Maria Antonia Arroyo Rodriguez of Puerto Rico and Eva Nydia Arroyo Rodriguez of Puerto Rico; brothers; DCN. Santiago Rodriguez Trinidad of Arizona, Andrs Rodriguez Trinidad of Puerto Rico, Rafael Rodriguez Trinidad of Puerto Rico, Jose Rodriguez Trinidad of Orlando, FL, Juan Rodriguez Trinidad of Chicago, IL and Rufo Rodriguez Trinidad of Chicago, IL; sisters; Gloria Rodriguez Trinidad of Puerto Rico, Dr. Francisca Rodriguez Trinidad-Ortega of Tampa, FL and Carmen Rodriguez Trinidad of Puerto Rico. Grandchildren; Athena A. Geraci (Joseph Anthony) and Daniel Mack Linam; along with great-grandchildren; Joseph Anthony Geraci, Jr. and Gianni Joseph Geraci also survive. Memorial services for Mrs. Rodriguez-Trinidad will be conducted at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction and care of GATEWAY-FOREST LAWN FUNERAL HOME, 3596 S. US HWY 441, Lake City, FL, 32025. Please leave words of comfort for the family at www. gatewayforestlawn.com Obituaries are paid advertisements. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified department at 752-1293.OBITUARIES Construction/Debris Containers Available755-7060 Delivered to your job site today. CHEKSLawn & Land Service, LLC Wes Evachek, Jr. 386-361-1034 Save for a rainy year. State Farm Bank, F.S.B., Bloomington, IL1501580 Bank with a Good Neighbor. CALL FOR MORE INFORMATION. State Farm Bank, F.S.B., Bloomington, IL1501580 Get a 30 Month CD FDIC-insured CD2.05APY*% John A Kasak, Agent State Farm Agent 904 SW SR 247 Branford Hwy Lake City, FL 32025 Bus: 386-752-7521 *Annual Percentage Yield as of 03/21/18. Advertised rates are subject to change at the Banks discretion. The minimum balance required to earn the stated APY is $500 (rates apply to deposits less than $100,000). A penalty may be imposed for withdrawals prior to maturity. Special Term CDs renew automatically into the next highest Standard Term CD. Some products and services not available in all areas. FDIC basic coverage amount is $250,000 per depositor, per insured bank, for each ownership category. IRA and ESA CDs are not available for terms less than 12 months. Callers who are hearing or speech impaired should dial 711 or use a preferred Telecommunications Relay Service. Save for a rainy year. State Farm Bank, F.S.B., Bloomington, IL1501580 Bank with a Good Neighbor. CALL FOR MORE INFORMATION. State Farm Bank, F.S.B., Bloomington, IL1501580 Get a 30 Month CD FDIC-insured CD2.05APY*%John A Kasak, Agent State Farm Agent 904 SW SR 247 Branford Hwy Lake City, FL 32025 Bus: 386-752-7521 *Annual Percentage Yield as of 03/21/18. Advertised rates are subject to change at the Banks discretion. The minimum balance required to earn the stated APY is $500 (rates apply to deposits less than $100,000). A penalty may be imposed for withdrawals prior to maturity. Special Term CDs renew automatically into the next highest Standard Term CD. Some products and services not available in all areas. FDIC basic coverage amount is $250,000 per depositor, per insured bank, for each ownership category. IRA and ESA CDs are not available for terms less than 12 months. Callers who are hearing or speech impaired should dial 711 or use a preferred Telecommunications Relay Service. Cancer survivor loses pets who helped her hang onBy COREY ARWOODcarwood@lakecityreporter.comA waking nightmare befell a local woman last week. It was a nightmare that spiraled quickly from a mundane dream like any other, and it was how Helen Roberson described the events of Friday. Done it a million times, said Roberson. Ive lived here since Ive done it every time the grass need mowed. I park it in the garage. Around 4:45 p.m. she said she finished mowing her yard and parked her riding mower along the right-hand side of the garage of her Southwest Pilots Way home. She ran through the sequence of events that altogether took about 10 minutes: parked the mower, opened the door inside, closed the garage door, washed her hands, walked to the restroom, walked to the living room, sat at the dining room table. And I then I heard something fall, she said. Well what is that? Maybe I locked, maybe my babies got in there. When I opened that door, and that wasnt, it was not five minutes black smoke just rolled out at me. Then she said she grabbed the phone, left the house and called 911. In less than 10 minutes four feet of flames ... it just went through the attic, Robeson said. In five minutes the top was gone. Aside from a destroyed home, she lost her three dogs, her babies, to smoke inhalation. She said they were safely in the backyard while she was working outside and she only saw they were missing after calling for them outside the blazing home firefighters were working to save. She said they likely were frightened from the activity and ran inside. The location of their bodies was the grounds for her theory. They got scared and they went to their safe spot under my bed. They slept with momma so they went to their safe spot, Robeson said. She said they were born in 2014, the same year she was stricken by another tragedy breast cancer. Precious, Sugarbear and Sassy were by her side 24-7 and helped her through her bout with cancer, Roberson said. She showed a picture of the three small, mixed-breed dogs in a custom casket built by her sister all merely looking asleep. Robeson said something else helped her through both tragedies in her life faith. I cant say nothing but God has blessed me beyond blessing, she said. God has taken care of me and he will take care of me now. She pointed to the rubble of the 25-year-old home and said she saw something besides destruction. All I can say, Im telling you, this is a lot to look at. Cancer was a lot to look at, and my babies are a lot to look at. The house is a lot to look at, but Im not looking at all this, she said. I dont see this, I dont see cancer, I miss my dogs and my heart hurts. I see Gods got this. She had few words of advice for others who find themselves in a similar nightmare. All I can tell the people, get out and get your dogs out. What you see is 10 minutes. Her daughter has set up a gofundme.com account for Roberson called the Helen Roberson house fire fund. Wright was dispatched to a Southwest Backwoods Glen address 8:28 p.m. Saturday night for a case involving battery. When Wright arrived he spoke to a female witness who said Andrews came to the residence and was mad that the victim ate some leftover pie in the refrigerator. The witness said Andrews then walked into the victims room and started hitting him with a closed fist after grabbing him and pulling his shirt over his head. The woman said she yelled at Andrews to stop hitting the victim but she ended up getting punched by Andrews on her upper lip. The woman said Andrews then collected items from the home and left with a woman in a gold Chevy Malibu. When Wright spoke to the victim, he corroborated the womans story. The victim reportedly had a small abrasion on his left ear with dry blood, as well as marks on the right side of his neck that resembled possibly being grabbed by the neck, Wright said in his report. He reported that the witness had a cut bottom lip and some marks on her left arm that she told him was caused by Andrews. Another deputy was able to find Andrews and the woman he rode off with at a store in Fort White. The woman claimed Andrews was just trying to defend himself and that the victim is the one that struck Andrews. However, Wright reported that he didnt see any marks on Andrews. Andrews was arrested on an active Columbia County warrant. Due to all the testimonial and physical evidence, I concluded in my investigation that Cody Andrews was the primary aggressor, Wright wrote in his report. FIGHTContinued From 1A Dogs died in house fire started by riding lawnmower Friday. I cant say nothing but God has blessed me beyond blessing, Roberson said. God has taken care of me and he will take care of me now.

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The districts roads are still in need of extensive repaving, the stormwater drainage system is still inadequate and career-track jobs are still too sparse, she said. I dont see any improvements in District 10, she said. The will of the districts voters is ignored by the council, George said. We have no voice, she added. Thats the main problem. While the district continued to languish, George said, the council last year voted for the Blanche Hotel renovation project, which involved giving an out-of-town developer $1 million on top of a $4.25 million unsecured loan. They should give that to local people to vitalize downtown, George said. Give them grants to help them. Entrepreneurs, local people who pay taxes. Jefferson ultimately voted against the project, but it was merely token opposition, George said. He already knew it was going to pass, she said. It didnt need his vote to pass. If he was against the Blanche, he would have been against the Blanche from the very beginning. George said she would work to find grants to fund infrastructure upgrades and help renovate dilapidated homes, in addition to advocating for the city to more aggressively court industrial job growth and assisting local businesses. I want to see 10 thrive, she said. George, who holds a masters degree in history and bachelors degrees in political science and criminology from Florida State University, teaches at Pathways Academy, volunteers at Richardson Community Center and sits on the board for Habitat for Humanity in Lake City. She said those roles have prepared her to be a strong negotiator working on behalf of the district. You have to be able to communicate the demands of the people in a fashion that gets results, George said.TodayGardening tipsIts time to plan spring gardens. The UF/IFAS Master Gardeners will provide tips to success ful gardening in Florida from 6:45 to 8 p.m. at the Columbia County Extension Office, 971 W. Duval St., Lake City.Volunteers neededLake City Medical Center Auxiliary needs volunteers who have a heart to serve. The auxiliary need volunteers for all positions. Those interested in participating in the program may pick up an application at the Lake City Medical Center Gift Shop or the H2U office. For more, call 386-719-7713.Gardening 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 386-7525384 to receive researchbased information from university trained volunteers.Club registrationThe Boys Club of Columbia County is accepting registration for the fall session. All children ages 6-14 are eligible to attend. There are bus pickups from all elementary and middle schools. Fees for the session are $200. For more, call 386752-4184 or visit the club on Jones Way in Lake City.Seed Lending Library The Columbia Seed Lending Library is available at the main library branch in downtown Lake City on Tuesdays from 2 to 4 p.m. The CSLL meets at the Fort White Branch from 2 to 4 p.m. on Wednesdays, and volunteers will also be on hand on the first and third Tuesday of each month from 2 to 4 p.m. at the West branch library, 435 NW Hall of Fame Drive (off U.S. Highway 90 just past Interstate 75). Patrons can select a wide variety of seeds and receive advice from seasoned gardeners.GeriActorsResidents are invited to join the Readers Theater Group on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at the Lifestyle Enrichment Center, 628 SE Allison Court.WednesdayVolunteers neededCommunity Hospice and Palliative Care recently opened a new office at 163 SW Stonegate Terrace, Suite 105, Lake City. We are looking for volunteers to serve in several different capacities including: relief visits for our patients families, pet therapy, veteran pinning and clerical help. V isit our web site, Volunteer. CommunityHospice.com to learn more about our volunteer on-boarding process and to complete a volunteer application.Free tax prepThe Columbia County UF/IFAS Extension Office is accepting appointments 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.Terrific TwosTerrific Twos, a library program for toddlers, is offered on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. at the main branch of the Columbia County Public Library, 308 NW Columbia Ave. in downtown Lake City. For more information about the librarys childrens programs, call 386-7582101.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.Volunteers neededThe Christian Service Center (421 NW Washington St., Lake City) is in search of volunteers. The centers mission is to serve those in need in Columbia County through Christian faith and resources. For more, call 386-755-1770.Duplicate Bridge ClubLake City Duplicate Bridge Club meets at 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays at The Country Club at Lake City. All bridge enthusiasts are welcome. For more, call Dottie Rogers at 386-758-8606.Volunteers neededThe Christian Service Center (421 NW Washington St., Lake City) is in search of volunteers. The centers mission is to serve those in need in Columbia County through Christian faith and resources. For more, call 386-755-1770.Haven seeks helpHaven is always seeking compassionate volunteers looking to give back and make a positive impact on their communities. There are many ways in which skills and a smile can make a difference by volunteering. Explore all of the possibilities at www.beyourhaven.org or by calling 386-752-9191 to speak with the volunteer coordinator.Free soil testingFree soil pH tests are available every Wednesday morning at the Columbia County Extension Office, 971 W. Duval St., Suite 170, in Lake City. Residents may bring a sample to the office during regular business hours. For more, call 752-5384.Catholics Come HomeA Catholics Come Home and Adult Catholic Education Inquiry Program will be presented at San Juan Catholic Mission each 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 7-8:15 p.m.ThursdayBingo 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 7527776.Gardening 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.To submit your Community Calendar item, stop by the Reporter oce or email Justin Caudell at jcaudell@lakecityreporter.com.COMMUNITY CALENDAR 4A TU ESDAY, M AR CH 27, 2018 LOCAL LAKE CIT Y R E PORTER COURTESY Chris Tyler, Terry Cole bands comingThe Chris Tyler Band and the Terry Cole Band (pictured) will be on stage in the Music Hall at the S pirit of the S uwannee Music Park in Live Oak this weekend. Chris Tyler Band of Jacksonville will kick off the weekend Friday. Sa turday night the Terry Cole Band of Central Florida will be rocking the rafters with country, S outher n rock and more all evening. For more, call 386-364-1683, email spirit@musicliveshere.com or go to www.musicliveshere.com. GEORGEContinued From 1ATrump boots 60 Russian diplomats for espionage The Associated PressWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Monday ordered 60 Russian diplomats out of the U.S. all of them spies, the White House said. The United States called it the largest expulsion of Russian spies in American history, and also shuttered Russias consulate in Seattle, deeming it a counterintelligence threat. Trump took the action to punish Moscow for its alleged poisoning of an ex-intelligence officer in Britain. All told, at least 21 countries have ousted more than 135 Russians, including 23 kicked out earlier by the U.K. In a choreographed show of trans-Atlantic unity, the U.S. and European allies carefully timed their announcements for maximum effect. Within a few hours, at least 16 European Union nations expelled Russians, with more likely to follow. Germany, Poland and France each said it planned to boot four Russian diplomats, the Czech Republic and Lithuania ousted three and Italy, two. Canada also took action, kicking out four Russians and denying three who have applied to enter the country. The list included nations in Russias backyard that have perhaps the most at stake. Ukraine, a non-EU country with its own conflicts with Moscow, was expelling 13 Russians. All three Baltic states said they would make diplomats leave. Almost all of the countries said publicly that those being expelled were actually Russians intelligence operatives working under diplomatic cover. Move was in response to poisoning of ex-spy in U.K. we have, Brown wrote. They dont rely on internet or network connections, and are ballots are on paper, the ultimate hackproof design. Fears over hackers and security vulnerabilities feed directly into voter apathy, she wrote. One of the biggest new threats is getting the message out that voters votes actually do count, and that they can be trusted to be counted accurately and fairly. Thats not to say the system is 100 percent secure, she added. Hackers can still destroy data or temporarily change reported election results, undermining public confidence in the system, just as rogue employees can still tamper with ballots or vote-counting machines. That is why we have such a comprehensive chain of custody and multiple inventory verification procedures for all of our voted ballots, Brown wrote. Firewalls and monitoring devices help protect the offices administrative systems, but the devices and the expertise needed to configure and maintain them are especially expensive for small, rural communities such as Columbia County. But even with our funding problems, we are working effectively with our peers, the Secretary of State and federal agencies such as the Department of Homeland Security to improve our abilities to detect, prevent and respond to the very real threats we face, Brown wrote. The Florida Legislature this year decided not to give local election officials additional money to hire cybersecurity experts, but the state is providing money for intrusion detection, monitoring tools and services from the Department of Homeland Security and affiliated agencies. While the state is funding the internet monitoring equipment this year, its unclear whether that will continue. The biggest hurdle is money, especially in small counties, to pay for the technical expertise needed to respond quickly to changing threats, Brown wrote. The recently signed $1.3 trillion federal spending bill includes $380 million to help states bolster election security. Brown hopes that some of that money finds its way to Columbia County. In todays world, the need for increased staffing, better technology training, better auditing tools, better security tools and better network infrastructure safeguards is real, Brown wrote. ELECTIONSContinued From 1A

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Lake City Reporter SPORTS Tuesday, March 27, 2018 www.lakecityreporter.com 5A Story ideas? Contact Eric Jackson or Jordan Kroeger754-0420 754-0421ejackson@lakecityreporter.com jkroeger@lakecityreporter.com Follow @LCR_Sports on Twitter for local stories, score updates and more All-Tech Raceway photos from Saturday night, 6A. By AARON BEARDAssociated PressRALEIGH, N.C. Welcome to a Final Four filled with past national champions just the way the NCAA selection committee drew it up, right? OK, maybe not. Sure, theres plenty of the expected with 1-seed Villanova making it to San Antonio in pursuit of the programs second title in three seasons. Kansas is the other 1-seed to navigate its way through a maze full of upsets as it pursues its first title since 2008. And plenty figured No. 3 seed Michigan had a good shot to get to the Final Four as the Wolverines chase their first title since the Glen Rice-led group won the programs first in 1989. But Loyola-Chicago? Consider the 11th-seeded Ramblers the representative for all the low seeds UMBC, Marshall and Buffalo, to name a few that pulled off the big stunners in an upset-filled and memorable March. And yes, the Ramblers do have a national championship, won way back in 1963 during the Kennedy administration. Now its time to prepare for next Saturdays first national semifinal (Loyola vs. Michigan ) featuring the upstart against the surging pow-Wild March stabilizes a bitNCAA TOURNAMENTBy JENNA FRYERAssociated PressMARTINSVILLE, Va. When snow at Martinsville Speedway gave NASCAR a rare day off, Clint Bowyer loaded his car with kids and drove them to North Carolina for a day at the Hall of Fame. As Bowyer returned to the track for Mondays rescheduled race, he told his 3-year-old son he wanted to take a picture with him in victory lane. Cash Bowyer told his father he wanted a checkered flag. Both father and son got their wish. Bowyer snapped a 190-race losing streak dating to 2012 with a dominating victory at Martinsville Speedway. Mondays win continued the strong start to the NASCAR season for Stewart-Haas Racing, which has won four of the first six races to start the year. For whatever reason, it felt right driving up here. Its such a cool place to be able to drive up through the countryside on a two-lane road and think about the race, Bowyer said. I told (Cash) this morning, I was like, Dammit, weve got to get our picture in victory lane. He told me he wanted a checkered flag. Hes really proud of that checkered flag! Clint Bowyer said as the toddler waived the flag, and then leaned his head on his fathers shoulder. Bowyer then went into the RANK THISJORDAN KROEGER/Lake City ReporterColumbia pitcher CrisDeona Beasley calls off third baseman Story Giebeig at the last second to make a catch for an out during Monday nights game against Trenton. FILESicem SaintsColumbia volleyball player Mikayla Collins verbally committed to Santa Fe College on Sunday. The junior hitter led the team in digs this past season with 366 and was also second on the team with 273 kills. PREP SOFTBALL: Columbia 5, Trenton 2 NASCARELISE AMENDOLA/Associated PressVillanovas Phil Booth, left, and Jalen Brunson cele brate their win over Texas Tech in Sundays regional final game in Boston. PREP VOLLEYBALL COLLEGE BASKETBALLFlorida State returns bulk of roster from Elite Eight teamBy JOE REEDY Associated PressTALLAHASSEE Florida State surprised many by making consecutive trips to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2012. When next season begins, the Seminoles will not be considered an underdog after their first Elite Eight appearance in 25 years. Leonard Hamilton will have most of his squad back after the season ended with a 58-54 loss to Michigan on Saturday in the West Region final. That is the opposite from a year ago when he lost four starters and his top three scorers. That is why many back in October thought this would be a transition season for the Seminoles before they could make another run for a high seed and contend in the Atlantic Coast Conference next season. I dont know if we arrived a year early or not, Hamilton said about his teams 23-12 season. We very well could have won the game and be on our way to San Antonio but we didnt. The Seminoles biggest question going into the offseason is if the NCAA will grant an extra year of eligibility to leading scorer Phil Cofer? The 6-foot-8 forward, who averaged 12.8 points, missed most of the 2015-16 season due to a foot injury. Cofer and school officials have been optimistic that the NCAA will grant the request. If Cofer does return, this could be Hamiltons most experienced squad during his 16-year tenure at Florida State. Hamilton would have nine players back who average 10 minutes or more per game. Seminoles could have nine players back in 2018-19. Villanova, Kansas join the quartet as only one seeds.FSU continued on 7ABowyer snaps losing streakDriver takes checkered flag at Martinsvillve, first win in 190 races.BOWYER continued on 6ABy JORDAN KROEGERjkroeger@lakecityreporter.comTRENTON Its starting to look like Columbia can beat any team in the state. And the Lady Tigers believe it. Class 7A No. 8 Columbia scored five runs in the second and third innings and used timely defense to knock off Class 1A No. 1 Trenton 5-2 on the road Monday night. Its the second win by the Lady Tigers over a ranked team in the last three games following their 1-0 shutout over Class 7A No. 3 Gainesville last Thursday. Although that victory came over a district rival, this one carries plenty of more weight not only locally, but nationally. Trenton came into the matchup ranked 23rd in the country by the Xcellent 25 Writers Poll following its own win over Gainesville in extra innings on Mar. 8. Theyre really solid top to bottom. They have a great defense, a great pitcher, a great offense and we came out here and just had confidence, Columbia shortstop S.K. Lewis said. I feel like Columbia knocks off Class 1A No. 1 and nationally ranked Trenton on the road.RANK continued on 10A A5

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6A T UESDAY, MARCH 27, 2018 SPORTS LAKE CITY REPORTER TV LISTINGSToday COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. ESPN NIT, first semifinal, W. Kentucky vs. Utah, at New York 9:30 p.m. ESPN NIT, second semifinal, Penn St. vs. Mississippi St., at New York MLB BASEBALL 1 p.m. ESPN Spring training, Chicago Cubs vs. Boston, at Fort Myers, Fla. 7 p.m. MLB Spring training, St. Louis vs. Toronto, at Montreal NBA BASKETBALL 8 p.m. TNT Cleveland at Miami 10:30 p.m. TNT Milwaukee at L.A. Clippers SOCCER 3 p.m. FS1 International friendly, England vs. Italy, at London 7:30 p.m. FS1 International friend, United States vs. Paraguay, at Cary, N.C. 10 p.m. FS1 International friendly, Mexico vs. Croatia, at Arlington, TexasNHLEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts x-Tampa Bay 76 51 21 4 106 x-Boston 74 47 17 10 104 Toronto 76 45 24 7 97 Florida 74 39 28 7 85 Montreal 77 28 37 12 68 Detroit 76 27 38 11 65 Ottawa 75 26 38 11 63 Buffalo 76 24 40 12 60 M etropolitan Division GP W L OT Pts Washington 76 45 24 7 97 Pittsburgh 76 43 27 6 92 Columbus 76 42 29 5 89 Philadelphia 76 38 25 13 89 New Jersey 75 39 28 8 86 Carolina 76 34 31 11 79 N.Y Rangers 76 33 35 8 74 N.Y Islanders 76 31 35 10 72 WESTERN C ONFERENCE Central Division GP W L OT Pts x-Nashville 75 48 16 11 107 x-Winnipeg 75 46 19 10 102 Minnesota 75 42 24 9 93 Colorado 75 41 26 8 90 S t. Louis 75 42 28 5 89 Dallas 76 38 30 8 84 Chicago 77 31 36 10 72 P acific Division GP W L OT Pts Vegas 75 47 21 7 101 S an Jose 76 44 23 9 97 Anaheim 76 39 24 13 91 L os Angeles 76 41 28 7 89 Calgary 76 35 31 10 80 Edmonton 76 34 36 6 74 Vancouver 76 27 40 9 63 Arizona 76 26 39 11 63 x -clinched playoff spot Sundays Games Pittsburgh 5, Philadelphia 4, OT Winnipeg 5, Nashville 4, SO Vancouver 4, Dallas 1 Boston 2, Minnesota 1, OT Anaheim 5, Edmonton 4, OT Mondays Games Florida 3, N.Y. Islanders 0 Carolina 4, Ottawa 1 Buffalo 3, Toronto 2 Washington 4, N.Y. Rangers 2 Montreal 4, Detroit 2 Arizona 4, Tampa Bay 1 San Jose 4, Chicago 3, SO Colorado at Vegas, 10 p.m. Calgary at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m. Todays Games Carolina at New Jersey, 7 p.m. N.Y. Islanders at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m. Pittsburgh at Detroit, 7:30 p.m. Boston at Winnipeg, 8 p.m. San Jose at St. Louis, 8 p.m. Minnesota at Nashville, 8 p.m. Philadelphia at Dallas, 8:30 p.m. Columbus at Edmonton, 9 p.m. Anaheim at Vancouver, 10 p.m. *NFL: L.A. Rams signed DT Ndamukong SuhNBAEASTERN CONFERENCE W L Pct GB x-Toronto 54 20 .730 x-Boston 50 23 .685 3 x-Cleveland 44 29 .603 9 x-Philadelphia 43 30 .589 10 x-Indiana 43 31 .581 11 Washington 40 33 .548 13 Milwaukee 39 34 .534 14 Miami 39 35 .527 15 Detroit 34 40 .459 20 Charlotte 34 41 .453 20 New York 27 48 .360 27 Chicago 24 49 .329 29 Brooklyn 23 51 .311 31 Orlando 22 51 .301 31 Atlanta 21 53 .284 33 WESTERN C ONFERENCE W L Pct GB y-Houston 60 14 .811 y -Golden State 54 19 .740 5 Portland 45 28 .616 14 Ok lahoma City 44 31 .587 16 S an Antonio 43 31 .581 17 New Or leans 43 31 .581 17 Utah 42 32 .568 18 Minnesota 42 33 .560 18 Denver 40 34 .541 20 L.A. Clippers 39 34 .534 20 L.A. Lakers 32 41 .438 27 Sacramento 24 50 .324 36 Dallas 22 51 .301 37 Memphis 20 54 .270 40 Phoenix 19 55 .257 41 x -clinched playoff spot y-clinched division Sundays Games Cleveland 121, Brooklyn 114 Milwaukee 106, San Antonio 103 Indiana 113, Miami 107, OT Boston 104, Sacramento 93 L.A. Clippers 117, Toronto 106 New York 101, Washington 97 Portland 108, Oklahoma City 105 Houston 118, Atlanta 99 Utah 110, Golden State 91 Mondays Games Charlotte 137, New York 128, OT Detroit 112, L.A. Lakers 106 Philadelphia 123, Denver 104 Memphis 101, Minnesota 93 Boston at Phoenix, 10 p.m. Todays Games San Antonio at Washington, 7 p.m. Denver at Toronto, 7:30 p.m. Chicago at Houston, 8 p.m. Cleveland at Miami, 8 p.m. Portland at New Orleans, 8 p.m. Dallas at Sacramento, 10 p.m. Indiana at Golden State, 10:30 p.m. Milwaukee at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m.MENS COLLEGE BASKETBALLNCAA TOURNAMENT Elite 8 Saturdays Games South Region, in Atlanta No. 11 Loyola (IL) 78, No. 9 Kansas St. 62 West Region, in Los Angeles No. 3 Michigan 58, No. 9 Florida St. 54 Sundays Games East Region, in Boston No. 1 Villanova 71, No. 3 Texas Tech 59 Midwest Region, in Omaha No. 1 Kansas 85, No. 2 Duke 81, OT Final Four, in San Antonio Saturday, March 31 No. 11 Loyola (IL) vs. No. 3 Michigan, 6:09 p.m. No.1 Villanova vs. No. 1 Kansas, 8:49 p.m. NIT Semifinals, at Madison Square Garden Todays Games No. 4 Western Kentucky vs. No. 2 Utah, 7 p.m. No. 4 Mississippi St. vs. No. 4 Penn St., 9:30 p.m.WOMENS COLLEGE BASKETBALLElite 8 Sundays Games Lexington Region No. 1 Louisville 76, No. 6 Oregon St. 43 Kansas City Region No. 1 Mississippi St. 89, No. 3 UCLA 73 Mondays Games Albany Region No. 1 UConn 94, No. 2 South Carolina 65 Spokane Region No. 1 Notre Dame 84, No. 2 Oregon 74 TUESDAY EVENING MARCH 27, 2018 Comcast Dish DirecTV6 PM6:307 PM7:308 PM8:309 PM9:3010 PM10:3011 PM11:30 3-ABC 3 -TV20 NewsABC World NewsEnt. 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T UESDAY, MARCH 27, 2018 SPORTS LAKE CITY REPORTER 7A NCAA WOMENS TOURNAMENTUConn routs South Carolina, heads back to Final FourAssociated PressALBANY, N.Y. Crystal Dangerfield led the way as top-seeded UConn routed No. 2 South Carolina 94-65 on Monday night to reach the national semifinals for a record 11th consecutive year. The Huskies broke a tie with John Wooden and the UCLA mens team for the Division I record for consecutive Final Four appearances. UConn is headed to the national semifinals for the 19th time, breaking a tie with Tennessee for the most in womens basketball history. Dangerfield scored 19 of her 21 points in the first half. Gabby Williams had 23 points as UConn scored the most points in school history for this round of the NCAA Tournament. The Huskies (36-0) quickly turned it into a mismatch with stellar 3-point shooting. Dangerfield scored 19 of her 21 points in the first half. Gabby Williams had 23 points as UConn scored the most points in school history for this round of the NCAA Tournament. Aja Wilson had 27 points for South Carolina (29-7). UConn will face former Big East rival Notre Dame on Friday night in Columbus, Ohio. Notre Dame 84, Oregon 74: In Spokane, Wash., Kathryn Westbeld scored 20 points, Jessica Shepard added 18 and Notre Dame reached the Final Four for the eighth time in school history by defeating Oregon on Monday night. Westbeld came up with the biggest game of her Notre Dame career despite being slowed by an ankle injury from the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Westbeld had scored a combined 12 points in the previous four games, but she teamed with Shepard for an inside attack that hurt the Ducks. Westbeld made 9 of 12 shots. Notre Dame (33-3) outscored Oregon 52-38 in the paint and outrebounded the Ducks 51-29 in the Spokane Regional final. Arike Ogunbowale added 19 points and Marina Mabrey had 15 for the Irish. Despite a handful of costly injuries along the way, the Irish are back in a familiar spot in the national semifinals. Its the sixth Final Four for Notre Dame since 2011 and old friend UConn awaits in the semis Friday night in Columbus, Ohio. First-team all-American Sabrina Ionescu led Oregon (33-5) with 26 points. Oregon shot 8 of 31 in the second half and Ionescu had just seven points after the break. Terance Mann, a 6-6 junior guard, led the team in rebounding (5.4 per game) and was its leading scorer for most of the season at 12.6 points. There are going to be a lot of veterans. This was a learning year but we are going to be great next year, Cofer said. The Seminoles will lose Braian Angola to graduation. The senior guard averaged 12.5 points and led the team in 3-pointers with 64. Hamilton was pleased with how much the Seminoles developed throughout the season. The two players that exemplified that the most were sophomore Trent Forrest and freshman Ike Obiagu. Forrest, a 6-5 guard, was Florida States best player down the stretch, averaging 12.6 points, 5.2 rebounds and 4.8 assists over the final 10 games. Obiagu, a seven-foot center from Nigeria, had 25 of his teamhigh 71 blocks in the final eight games. At the end we showed that we had grown and learned and made progress mentally and emotionally, Hamilton said. We have a lot to be proud of. We can learn, improve and grow from the challenges and be even better. Florida State will also have a more challenging non-conference schedule next season. Besides their yearly matchup with Florida, the Seminoles will participate in the AdvoCare Invitational in Orlando as part of a field that includes Villanova, Memphis, Oklahoma State and LSU. We are going to come back with a bigger edge and know what we have to do. Hopefully we can pick up right where we left off, Obiagu said.Hamilton: I wish I could have done betterFlorida State coach Leonard Hamilton says he wishes he could have done better in making postgame comments during an awkward exchange with a reporter following the Seminoles Elite Eight loss to Michigan. In a statement posted on the programs Twitter account Sunday, Hamilton said he was impacted by the emotions as he answered questions from reporter Dana Jacobson following the 58-54 loss Saturday. Jacobson had asked why his Seminoles didnt foul after Michigans Duncan Robinson grabbed a defensive rebound with Michigan up 4 and just 11 seconds remaining, allowing the clock to run out. Hamilton was immediately defensive and dodged Jacobsons question for a while before getting around to an answer, though he almost walked off before returning. Hamilton said Sunday Jacobson was doing her job in asking the questions.UF basketball agrees to series with ButlerGAINESVILLE -Florida and Butler will square off each of the next two seasons, with the home-and-home series starting in Gainesville during the Gators 2018-19 non-conference season. Florida will travel to Butler for the return game in 2019-20. We have a lot of respect for Butler, and were excited about this series, head coach Mike White said. Our goal is always to play a really tough non-conference schedule, not only to prepare our team for the SEC schedule, but also because we have great fans who deserve to see us play a high-level schedule. In addition to Butler, Gator fans at Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. OConnell Center will also see Michigan State this season, as that homeand-home series concludes after UFs trip to East Lansing in 2015-16. The Gainesville meeting against the Spartans had been delayed, first by UFs arena renovation in 2016-17 and then by Big Ten scheduling in 2017-18UF softball sweeps No. 8 Texas A&MGAINESVILLE The Florida softball team completed the series sweep of No. 8 Texas A&M with a 7-3 victory at Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium Monday evening. Its the sec ond Southeastern Conference series sweep of the season for UF. Jordan Matthews broke out to record three RBI after going 1-for-2 at the plate with a run scored and two walks, one of which was intentional. The patience at the plate for the Gators (27-3, 7-2 SEC) proved to be fruitful in the first inning as the Aggies issued six walks and one hit. The result was RBI walks by Matthews, Aleshia Ocasio and Hannah Adams, before Sophia Reynoso executed a bunt single to give Florida a 4-0 lead over Texas A&M (29-7, 3-3 SEC). The Gators will make a quick turnaround to play a double header against FIU today at Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium. First pitch is scheduled for 4 p.m.Gators baseball takes series over ArkansasGAINESVILLE Nelson Maldonado played hero on Sunday afternoon, launching a two-run homer in the seventh inning to propel the Gators to a 5-4 victory and series win over No. 4 Arkansas. Prior to the home run, Maldonado had scuffled in the past week, slumping through a 3-for-22 (.136) stretch going back to last weekend.FSUs Lueck named ACC Player of the WeekTALLAHASSEE Junior Jackson Lueck earned his first career ACC Player of the Week honor after hitting .368 with three home runs and 10 RBI this week, helping FSU to a twogame sweep of No. 21 UCF and a series win at North Carolina, ending with a 9-4 win on Sunday. During the five-game stretch, Lueck led FSU in runs (7), home runs (3) and tied with Nick Derr with 10 RBI. Lueck is FSUs first player of the week in 2018. Tyler Holton was a five-time pitcher of the week in 2017 and Dylan Busby earned player of the week honors once last season.FSU softball still perfect in ACC playTALLAHASSEE Holding of a late rally by the Orange, No. 14 Florida State (26-6, 6-0 ACC) continued its undefeated start to conference play with a 5-4 win over Syracuse (15-11, 4-5 ACC) on Sunday afternoon at JoAnne Graf Field. Florida States 7-8-9 hit ters provided the bulk of the offense in the series finale, as Zoe Casas, Korina Rosario and Leslie Farris batted a combined 5-for-9 with a Casas double, a Farris home run, three RBIs and two runs scored. The victory marks the 32nd ACC win in a row for Florida State, moving the Seminoles into a tie with Fresno State for the eighth-longest conference winning streak in NCAA history, matching the streak the Bulldogs put together in the Mountain West in 2015-16. It also completed the 33rd sweep in the last 43 ACC series for FSU, as the Seminoles improved to 113-10 (.919%) in their last 123 regular season conference games, dating back to 2012.ROUNDUPer-conference team in an undercard to the heavyweight matchup of top seeds in the nightcap. Its a particular relief for Kansas, which had a No. 1 seed for the third straight season and lost in the Elite Eight the past two seasons including in 2016 to Villanova as the Wildcats marched to the national title. You think about it, hey, in their careers all weve been is the No. 1 overall seed, the No. 2 overall seed and the No. 3 overall seed and havent gotten to a Final Four, coach Bill Self said after Sundays overtime win against Duke in Omaha, Nebraska. So that means that these guys have done so well to put us in a position but we hadnt kicked the door in yet. Im happy for us, staff, school, everything, but Im more happy for these guys because they deserve to experience what the best of college basketball is and that will be what takes place Saturday and Monday. FORESHADOWING?: If youre into good omens, note that Kansas won its last title in San Antonio by beating North Carolina and Memphis under Self a decade ago. And that was the programs first since Danny Manning and The Miracles won the 1988 title as a No. 6 seed now an even 30 years ago. So maybe years ending in eight bring a bit of luck for the Jayhawks? RANKING THE SEEDS: Villanova was the No. 2 overall seed behind Virginia on Selection Sunday, putting the Wildcats as the headliner followed by Kansas at third. Michigan was No. 11 and Loyola-Chicago was No. 46. WINING UGLY: Villanova and Michigan should arrive in Texas with an extra bit of confidence after winning games when they shot poorly. The Wildcats shot just 33 percent and made 4 of 24 3-pointers (.167) in Sundays East final against Texas Tech The Wolverines shot nearly 39 percent but made just 4 of 22 3s (.182) in Saturday nights West final against Florida State On top of that, they combined to make 4 of 27 3s after halftime (.148). Yet here they are. TITLE HISTORY: Top seeds have hoisted the trophy on the final Monday night of the season in 18 of the past 26 NCAA Tournaments, while No. 3 seeds have won three times (Syracuse in 2003, Florida in 2006, Connecticut in 2011) in that span. Villanova remains the lowest-seeded team to win a title as a No. 8 in 1985. NOT SO WILD AFTER ALL: With all the upsets, it sure looked like the Final Four had a chance to be filled with surprises. It didnt end up that way. The sum of the seeds for the four teams is 16, the highest since 2014 (18). But it was a far cry from joining the four other years since the tournament began seeding teams in 1979 that the combined total was at least 20: 1980 (21), 2000 (22), 2006 (20) and 2011 (26). The last two of those wer e the most r ecent to feature an 11-seed before LoyolaChicagos run, with George Mason getting there in 2006 and VCU doing it in 2011. The only other Final Four to feature a No. 11 seed came in 1986 with LSU, though the combined seed total was 15 on the strength of 1-seeds Duke and Kansas, and 2-seed Louisville (the eventual champion behind freshman Pervis Ellison) joining the Tigers in Dallas. ACCS MISS: The Atlantic Coast Conference was trying to get a team into the national-title game for the fourth straight year but ultimately fell short of the Final Four. Duke won the championship in 2015. Rival North Carolina lost to Villanova in the 2016 title game before coming all the way back and winning the 2017 title against Gonzaga. And 10th-seeded Syracuse was a surprise semifinalist in 2016 after upsetting No. 1 seed Virginia in a regional final. IMPROVED NUMBERS: ESPN said none of the 17.3 million entrees had the Elite Eight teams correct in its Tournament Challenge picks contest. But 550 people correctly had the Final Four teams. Villanova was the most popular pick to get there, winning the East Region on 58.4 percent of the submitted brackets. FSU Continued From 5A NCAA Continued From 5Astands to greet the fans who returned to Martinsville two days after a snowstorm pushed all track activity to Monday. Bowyers victory was his first driving for SHR, the team he joined as Tony Stewarts replacement last year. The move to SHR was supposed to turn Bowyers fortunes around, but his struggles continued through his first year in the No. 14 Ford. He finally figured it out on the short track in Virginia and won for the first time since his victory at Charlotte in October 2012. Bowyer had led just 145 combined laps the last four years and bettered that Monday with 215 laps led and his first career Martinsville victory. It was the ninth career victory for Bowyer, but first since he was a legitimate title contender in 2012 before the bottom fell out. He was snared in a cheating scandal with Michael Waltrip Racing, that team never recovered and folded, and Bowyer has been trying to find his footing since. He thanked Gene Haas and Stewart for bringing him to SHR. To give this old dog a fresh chance and fresh blood with a new opportunity finally to get the 14 in victory lane is just a weight off the shoulders, Bowyer said. Its been a long time. You start to question if you can get it done or not. Bowyer began his celebratory burnout before he completed a cool-down lap, and then climbed on the hood of his cars with his arms raised in victory. He jumped into the arms of his SHR crew, and then was met by his son, who had never before seen his father win a Cup race. Cash Bowyer exchanged high-fives with the SHR crew then sat on top of the winning car. Later, in victory lane, Clint Bowyer hugged the Martinsville signature trophy grandfather clock, chugged several beers, and let his son soak in his first post-race celebration. I wanted that damn clock, Bowyer said. How are we going to get it home? What do you do? Im going to ratchet strap it to my wifes SUV. Were going to be the Clampetts with our trophy ratchet strapped to the roof of the SUV, but its coming home. Bowyer is the first driver to notch victories driving a Chevrolet, Toyota and Ford. Now the Kansas native, a die-hard Jayhawks fan, goes into NASCARs off weekend ready to celebrate his victory and KUs spot in the Final Four. As much as he pleaded with wife, Lorra, the victory party wont be traveling to San Antonio to watch Kansas play. It was a good week to be a Kansan, he said. Hey, babe: I mean, this is a positive thing can I ride this wave of momentum and make it? Its KU. Lorra Bowyer shook her head no. Yeah, Im going to be watching in my basement, he smiled. Kyle Busch finished second in a Toyota, and Ryan Blaney, who led 145 laps and won the second stage, was third in a Ford. Martin Truex Jr., the defending series champion and winner last week in California, was fourth in a Toyota. Bowyer teammate Kevin Harvick, winner of three races this season, was fifth and followed by Joey Logano in another Ford. Alex Bowman was seventh and AJ Allmendinger eighth in the highest finishes for Chevrolet drivers. Busch was frustrated after his third runner-up finish of the season. I mean, we take solace, sure, but you know, ultimately were here to win each and every week, he said.BRAKE CHECKThe closing laps were eventful for Denny Hamlin and Kevin Harvick, who made contact late in the race. But Harvick insisted he didnt intentionally brake-check Hamlin at the end. He hit me a couple times and I was just trying to make sure I had my car under control, Harvick said. Doing so meant Harvick slowed in front of Hamlin, and Hamlin crumpled the nose of his car when he ran into the back of Harvick. He just got to me and, I think, bumped me three or four times, Hamlin said. And then I was just bumping him back and he brakechecked me. I probably should have brake-checked him in the first place. They were just some light bumps here, and then slammed on the brakes. So classy. Hamlin, who won the first stage, finished 12thALLMENDINGER SHINESAJ Allmendinger is a two-time runner-up at Martinsville who expects to do well on the paperclip. With his eighth-place finish, he felt fairly satisfied. These are the places we know that we have a better chance at, and we have to take advantage of it, Allmendinger said. So I would say Im OK with eighth.UP NEXTNASCAR is off for Easter and the Cup Series returns to action April 8 at Texas Motor Speedway. Jimmie Johnson won last year at Texas and then made it two straight the next week with a victory at Bristol. Johnson goes into the break stuck in a career-worst 29-race losing streak. NASCAR Continued From 5AJAE HONG/Associated PressMichigan guard Charles Matthews (1) shoots against Florida State forward Mfiondu Kabengele (25) during the first half of Saturdays regional final in Los Angeles.

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LAKECITY REPORTER ADVICE & COMICSTUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2018 A8 DEAR ABBY: I am an only child who has lived at home all her life -44 years. My father recently passed away, so now it is just Mom and me. She has become extremely clingy. She is jealous of my friends and feels I must be with her for almost everything. What can I do? I think I should move out, but she will take it badly. Also, Im concerned about her health. Shes 71, diabetic and has a heart condition. Is this a lost cause or is there hope? -HOPING IN FLORIDA DEAR HOPING: I agree that you should move. It would have been better had you cut the umbilical cord while your father was still alive, but better late than never. Are there relatives or friends who can look in on your mother regularly? If there are, enlist their help. She should not be allowed to become isolated and solely dependent on one person. Look into grief support groups and other programs for seniors in your community. If your mother needs a companion and your family finances allow it, hire someone to stay with her. Its time you had a life of your own. Consider it the price of your fr eedom. DEAR ABBY: A few months ago, one of my best friends was dumped by his long-term boyfriend. I was shocked because everyone thought they were an ideal couple, and theirs was a relationship to model all of ours after. A few days ago, my friend finally felt comfortable enough to confide that his ex had cheated on him with another friend of ours, which was another shock. Since then, I have been conflicted about how to act around the ex, whom I considered to be a good friend until this hap pened. I am tempted to lash out at him for hurting someone we care about, but I dont want to add more drama. We all are in undergrad together, so we see each other every day. Its getting harder not to stick up for my friend at this point. How do I suppress my anger in order to be a friend to both of them, even if the ex may not deserve it? -ANGRY IN THE SOUTH DEAR ANGRY: A way to do that would be to remind yourself that there are usually two sides to a story. Bide your time and wait to see what hap pens. Whether you want to remain friends with the cad will become apparent with time. Remaining quiet may be the better choice, particularly if the ideal couple decides to reunite. DEAR ABBY: I am a 60-year-old widow who wants to begin dating. I have some health problems, although they are neither fatal nor limit my energy. I have excellent insurance and the monetary resources for the needed treatment. Im concerned that these conditions might scare off any suitors. How upfront must I be about them? I dont intend to lie, but must I give an extensive medical disclosure on the first few dates? -WANTS TO BE UPFRONT DEAR WANTS: I dont think your first conversations should include an or gan recital. However, if a relationship appears to be blossoming into something more than social, the honest thing to do would be to disclose. Abigail Van Burenwww.dearabby.com Only child senses time has come to leave widowed mom DILBERT BABY BLUES BLONDIE BEETLE BAILEY B.C. FRANK & ERNEST FOR BETTER OR WORSE ZITS HAGAR THE HORRIBLE SNUFFY SMITH GARFIELD CLASSIC PEANUTS DEAR ABBY HOROSCOPES | THE LAST WORD BY EUGENIA LAST ARIES (March 21-April 19): Network and spend time with people who can offer good advice, but don't buy into someone else's plan. If you are going to invest in anyone, it should be in you. Gather information and prepare to do your own thing. TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Personal change can be made, but don't display what you are trying to pursue. It's best to get things up and running to your satisfaction before you share with others. Keep your secrets hidden from anyone likely to make a fuss. GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You can improve your personal life with a little effort and a couple of changes. Reach out to someone you think can help you make adjustments to your lifestyle, and you will develop a relationship that brings you both good fortune. CANCER (June 21-July 22): Keep your voice down and your opinions to yourself. Getting into an argument with someone can ruin your relationship. Concentrate on doing a good job and taking care of your responsibilities with finesse and a positive attitude. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Get involved, make plans, communicate and accelerate to reach the destination that beckons you. Make the most of your attributes. Create alterations that will excite you and prompt you to move forward with anticipation, but don't go over budget. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): The changes going on around you should be carefully viewed before you decide whether to walk away or to participate. Consider who is involved and what everyone else has to contribute before making a commitment. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Address responsibilities and move on to more enjoyable pastimes. Get involved in projects or events that allow you to use your creativity and intelligence. Working in partnership with others will be a confidence booster that leads to an interesting proposal. SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Veer toward a simpler lifestyle. Be reluctant to engage in something that is indulgent or that will take you out of your financial comfort zone. Personal change should start within and encourage you to be the best you can be. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Get moving. Business trips, communication and networking will be educational and give you insight into what's possible and what isn't. Don't overreact if something doesn't go your way; look for an alternative route. Self-improvement and romance are highlighted. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Stay on top of technology and new trends. Reinvent something you used to enjoy doing. Don't sweat the little things or those who annoy you. Keeping a clear head and staying focused on what you do best are favored. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Stay focused on money, how you handle it and how you earn your income. You can make some alterations to your lifestyle if you consider a partnership with someone trying to reach similar goals. A joint venture looks promising. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Listen and think matters through to the end, especially when dealing with your colleagues or a superior. Knowing what's expected of you will help you deliver and receive the rewards you deserve. Actor Julian Glover is 82. Actor Jerry Lacy is 81. Actor Michael York is 75. Movie director Quentin Tarantino is 54. Bassist Johnny April of Staind is 52. Actress Talisa Soto is 50. Actress Pauley Perrette (NCIS) is 48. Singer Mariah Carey is 47. Singer Fergie of Black Eyed Peas is 42. Actress Megan Hilty is 36.CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069.

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Classi ed Department 755-5440 LAKE CITY REPORTER CLASSIFIED TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2018 9A CLASSIFIEDLAKE CITY REPORTER Ad to Appear:Call by:Email by: TuesdayMon., 10 a.m.Mon., 9 a.m. WednesdayTues., 10 a.m.Tues., 9 a.m. ThursdayWed., 10 a.m.Wed., 9 a.m. FridayThurs., 10 a.m.Thurs., 9 a.m. SundayFri., 3 p.m.Fri., 2 p.m.These deadlines are subject to change without notice.ADVANTAGEAd Errors: Please read your ad on the first day of publication. We accept responsibility for only the first incorrect insertion, and only the charge for the ad space in error. Please call 7555440 immediately for prompt correction and billing adjustments. Cancellations: Normal advertising deadlines apply for cancellation. Billing Inquiries: Call 755-5440. Should further information be required regarding payments or credit limits, your call will be transferred to the accounting department.Cancellations, Changes, and Billing Questions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 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Standard abbreviations are acceptable; however, the first word of each ad may not be abbreviated.General Information Take ADvantage of the Reporter Classifieds!755-5440 You can call us at 755-5440, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Some people prefer to place their classified ads in person, and some ad categories will require prepayment. Our office is located at 180 East Duval Street. You can also fax or email your ad copy to the Reporter. FAX: 386-752-9400 Please direct your copy to the Classified Department. EMAIL: classifieds@lakecityreporter.com Placing An Ad > $17.50Each additional line $1.654 LINES 3 DAYS GARAGE SALEIncludes 2 Signs 1000 Degrees Pizza looking for qualified GM 3-5 yrs management experience. Call Robert 386-623-5165 $250 Sign-on Bonus AVALON HEALTHCARE is seeking CNAs. All candidates must pass a drug screen and background check as well as hold an active license. Please apply in person @ 1270 SW Main Blvd., Lake City FL for your personal interview. CDL Class A Drivers Wanted Min 2 yrs exp. Home nightly & weekends. Benefits avail. Call 1-386-362-1185 or email dbraman@beaverbulk.com NOTICE OF MEETING The Non-Valorem Assessment Adjustment Committee will meet on Thursday, April 5, 2018, at 9:00 AM in the Board of County Commissioners Conference Room, 135 NE Hernando Avenue, Suite 203, Lake City, FL. The committee is meeting to consider previously submitted adjustment requests. 415384 March 27, 2018 Charlotte R. Driggers of Vidalia, GA. will be hiring 74 temporary farm workers, needed from 04/11/2018 through 05/31/2018 at 35 hours per week in Toombs County, GA. Workers will harvest 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 R. Driggers at 912-2450854 between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. Reference Job # GA20009327028 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 18000034CPAXMX Division. PROBATE IN RE: ESTATE OF ANN SUE HILL Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of ANN SUE HILL, deceased, whose date of death was September 16, 2011, is pending in the Circuit Court Third Judicial Circuit, in and for Columbia County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32056. The names and addresses of the Personal Representative and the Personal Representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the Decedent and other persons having claims or demands against Decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this Court ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY (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 Decedents estate must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THIS TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN FL STATUE, SECTION 733.702 WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is March 20, 2018. ANGUS WADE HARRIS Personal Representative 897 SW Bunn Drive Lake City, Florida 32024 DENNIS RAMSEY, PLLC Attorney for Personal Representative 750 SW Main Blvd, Ste A Lake City, Florida 32024 Florida Bar No. 0501522 Telephone No. 386-438-5887 411853 March 20, 27, 2018 Teller PT Florida Credit Union Lake City Branch Florida Credit Union has a PT teller position available at our Lake City branch. Experience with high volume cash handling, maintaining cash drawer, balancing, cross-selling ability, and customer service expertise is required. Prior credit union/bank experience is a plus. To apply, email Jeramie.godwin@flcu.org with your resume and complete an application online : https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/j obs/ViewJobDetails?job=7757& clientkey=75EADC4B6176AC8A4CEE0F84999D C431 Commercial washer $350 & Commercial dryer $350. Call 386-292-0121 Help wanted for local construction company: framers, carpenter help. 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Unit numbers and names of the tenants are as follows: B-6Dantha Henry / 1972 Datsun 510 / Vin# PL510-364106 Seller reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to withdraw any unit from such sale. Open bids only. Cash Payments Only. All Sales Are Final. 10% Buyer Premium. Contents to be removed by 4 p.m. 04/14/2018. 415982 March 27, 2018 April 3, 2018 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE THIRD JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No: 2016-CA-000434 J.P. MORGAN MORTGAGE ACQUISITION CORP, Plaintiff, vs. ILIANA M. MULLINS, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant the Final Summary Judgment of Foreclosure dated December 18, 2017 and Order Resetting Sale dated February 23, 2018, and entered in Case No. 2016-CA-000434 of the Circuit Court of the Third Judicial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Florida wherein J.P. MORGAN MORTGAGE ACQUISITION CORP., is the Plaintiff and ILIANA M. MULLINS; UNKNOWN TENANT #1 n/k/a TONY HENDERSON, are Defendants, P. DeWitt Cason will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the Columbia County Courthouse, 173 NE Hernando Ave, Lake City, FL 32056 at 11:00 AM on the 18th day of April, 2018, the following described property set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOT 14, BLOCK C, WISE ESTATES, ACCORDING TO THE MAP OR PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7, PAGE 164 THROUGH 167 INCLUSIVE, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA. Any person or entity claiming an interest in the surplus, if any, resulting from the Foreclosure Sale, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens, must file a claim on same with the Clerk of Court within sixty (6) days after the Foreclosure Sale. DATED in Columbia County, Florida this, 8th day of March, 2018. P. DeWitt Cason As Clerk of Circuit Court Columbia County, Florida /s/ T. Neel Deputy Clerk 412601 March 27, 2018 April 3, 2018 Macclenny law office seeks Paralegal exp in family law, WordPerfect & Adobe. Hours & pay negotiable, pet & kid friendly office. 772-201-5348 Remax, Missy Zecher 6230237 MLS99781 $295,000 Sprawling lake view home w/FP, sauna, spacious BR's, upscale kit w/ dbl ovens. Oak Dining Room set, complete, like new, light coloring, $1000 352-317-6390 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 Full-time and Part-time CNA or Medical Assistant needed for Medical office. Fax resume to 386-754-1712 Full-Time Administrative Position (Lake City office): HS diploma or equal.; 2 yrs office admin. exp. (or hwy construction or EEO/AA); experienced Microsoft skills (Word, Excel & Outlook); well organized with strong verbal/written communication skills Apply at www.jeaces.com Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/Disability/ Veteran/AA/DFWP IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDAPROBATE DIVISION File No. 2018-0046-CP Division Probate IN RE: ESTATE OF JERRY WAYNE BRYANT SR. Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Jerry Wayne Bryant Sr., deceased, whose date of death was January 15, 2018, is pending in the Circuit Court for Columbia County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 173 NE Hernando Ave., Lake City, Florid 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 27, 2018. Personal Representative: Jerry W. Bryant, Jr. 1531 Lancy Drive Palm Harbor, Florida 34683 Attorney for Personal Representative: Stephen M. Witt Attorney y Florida Bar Number: 231916 PO Box 2064 Lake City, FL 32056-2064 Telephone: (386) 755-2863 Fax: (386) 752-1732 E-Mail: stephen@attorneywitt.com Secondary E-Mail: leah@attorneywitt.com 415728 March 27, 2018 April 3, 2018 SUWANNEE RIVER WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT PUBLIC NOTICE OF APPLICATION Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Chapter 373, Florida Statutes, the following application for permit was received on March 21, 2018: Ketna Patel has submitted an Environmental Resource Permit (ERP) application number ERP-023-232029-1. The project is located in Columbia County, Section: 35, Township: 3 South, Range: 16 East, and includes 14.12 acres. The ERP application is for construction of an Assisted Living Facility and offices with associated parking, stormwater management facility, and road connections to Commerce Drive and Knights Avenue requiring crossing of on-site wetlands. The receiving waterbody is Lake Harris and the total amount of proposed impervious is 4.25 acres Interested persons may comment upon the application or submit a written request for a staff report containing proposed agency action regarding the application by writing to the Suwannee River Water Management District, Attn: Resource Management, 9225 C.R. 49, Live Oak, Florida 32060. Such comments or requests must be received by 5:00 PM within 14 days from the date of publication. No further public notice will be provided regarding this application. A copy of the staff report must be requested in order to remain advised of further proceedings. Substantially affected persons are entitled to request an administrative hearing, pursuant to Title 28, Florida Administrative Code, regarding the proposed agency action by submitting a written request after reviewing the staff report. 415760 March 27, 2018 RE-ENTRY TECHNICIAN Unlimited Path is seeking individuals for entry level position in a Re-Entry program BA or BS in any Social Science, no exp or AA, AS & 6 mos exp req. Contact Aaron at 850873-6415 or recruiter@unlimitedpath.com V. Valencia Harvesting, Inc. is hiring 95 farmworkers to cultivate and harvest watermelon and blueberry crops in Suwannee County, FL for a temporary period starting on 04/09/2018 and ending on 07/01/2018. The wages offered are the highest of $11.29/hr. or applicable piece rates. Two (2) months verifiable experience harvesting crops is required. This job requires prolonged standing, bending, stooping, and reaching. Job is outdoors and continues in all types of weather. Workers may be requested to submit to random drug or alcohol tests at no cost to the worker. All drug testing and background checks will occur during the interview process and will be conducted at the sole expense and discretion of the employer. Workers must be able to lift and carry 50lbs. repetitively throughout the workday. Employer guarantees work will be available for at least threequarters of the period stated. Required tools supplies, and equipment will be provided at no cost to worker. Housing will be available for workers who cannot reasonably return home after each working day. Transportation and meal expenses will be provided, or reimbursed after 50% of the work contract is completed, if appropriate. Applicants should apply for the position at their local State Workforce Agency office. Job Order Number: FL10632293. Estate Auction: On site: Hwy 4 7 S./ Hwy 240 Between Ft White & Lake City. Sat April 7 @10am auctionzip.com #20822 **View estate Fri, April 6th (11am-5pm)** 40 yrs antique collection: Furn, glass, clocks, jewelry, coins, art, tools, yard sets. 10% B.P. C. Williams AU437/AB3447 352-258-0604

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10A T UESDAY, MARCH 27, 2018 SPORTS LAKE CITY REPORTER 10A LAKE CITY REPORTER CLASSIFIED TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2018 Classi ed Department 755-5440 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 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 MLS98181 $139,000 3BR w/den on 5 ac, LR w/ FP, open kit, covered porches, nice workshop/storage area. 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 MLS97936 $159,000 2 homes, conc block w/ceramic tild flooring thru-out & move in ready plus 1828 sf mfg home. Daniel Crapps Agency 7555110 MLS99574 $139,500 3/2 brick on corner lot, FP, den/office w/private entrance, lots o f 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 Realt y 438-5627 MLS99367 $112,500 Investment Property! 2/2 brick on dead end street w/ pool 3 rental SWMH 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 Lot lease includes water, sewer, garbage & lawn maintenance. Hallmark Real Estate Janet Creel 719-0382 MLS87051 Great investment op! 4 duplexes (8 units) in great cond, near 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! 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 John W. Hill ESTATE AUCTION: 455 NW Horizon Dr. Lake City, Fl., Saturday, March 31st 10:00 THIS IS A PULL-OUT AUCTION We wont know what is there until we get in there and start pulling it out. There will be Vehicles, Furniture, tools, house hold items and much more. YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS THIS ONE! J. W. Hill and Associates INC. 386-362-3300 Terms: As is, where is, with all faults. 10% buyers premium, 7% FSST. Cash, check, debit card, credit card (3%) convenience fee. AU2847/AB 2083 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 854-0686 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 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. Owne r finance avail. $60,000 2 & 3 BR MH, $600-$875, water, sewer, stove & fridge furnished. no pets 209-8111 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. 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. 3BR/1BA brick home on 5ac, CH/A, lg yard, storage bldg, $750/mo $800/dep, pet fee. 386-365-8543 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 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 kit 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, 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 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. 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 Mincey 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 FL 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/Scott Stewart 867-3498 MLS98482 4BR/3BA 2198hsf $296,900 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/Scot t 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/Scott 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 Windsong Apartments We offer 1, 2, & 3 BR's Apply On-Line!windsong-apartmentliving.com386-758-8455 BUY IT SELL IT FIND IT Lake City ReporterClassifieds Anniversary Announcement Birth Announcement Change of Address Delivery Issues or Concerns Engagement Announcement Give a gift subscription Letter to the Editor News Tips Obituary Form Place a Classified Ad Submit an Event to the Calendar Vacation Delivery Service Wedding AnnouncementLook at what you can do www.lakecityreporter.com GO TOClickFORMS & SUBMISSIONSLake City Reporter COIURTESYKeep em movingColumbias Asherah Collins placed second in the triple jump on Saturday at the UNF Pre-State Invitational with a jump of 37 feet, 4.75 inches. The sopho more recently set the school record in the event at the Friday Knight Invite at Creekside High School on Mar. 16 with a jump of 37 feet, 8.25 inches. weve gotten to a point where were all super fired up just to be on the field playing and I feel like we all played really hard. That team is really good and I feel like we did a really good job of controlling the game from the first inning on. Columbia (13-3) was on its heels in the bottom of the seventh inning as Trenton (12-2) had runners on first and second and only one out. But two close calls highlighted a thrilling and emotional finish, with both plays going in favor of the road team. After CrisDeona Beasley had walked Lillie Wilkerson and then Grace Guthrie, Hallie Bryant slapped a ball towards Lewis. Wilkerson bolted towards third base but Lewis quickly backhanded the roller and raced her towards the bag, beating her by inches for the second out of the inning. Their slappers were very good and they had been slapping up and down so I knew it was probably going to come that way and I remember just trying to get there, get there and get there quick, Lewis said. It was a backhand so I knew I could probably get her at third and I didnt realize how close she was behind me so I tried to slide in. Its big moments like that. It was a good play to get Cris out. Cris pitched a great game and I love it when we can make big plays for her because she pitches her heart out every game. Im just super excited. That call fired up Trentons coaching staff but not as much as the final out, when Josie NesSmith hit a ball just fair outside the batters box that immediately popped up and hit her in the leg. The umpire called her out and rightfully so but not in the eyes of Trentons coaches, who were screaming while Columbia celebrated another big win with Beasley, who gave up four hits with three walks and a hit batter while striking out six. You go back and forth and sometimes youll go, oh, happy birthday to us. But she was out and that was a good call, Columbia coach Trudy Andrews said. Its hard to end a game like that against a passionate team but it was a good call. Columbia opened the scoring in the top of the second when Lucy Giebeig and Beasley reached on back-to-back singles before Caroline Lewis drove them in with a twoRBI single. Trenton got a run back in the bottom half on Lille Wilkersons RBI single but Columbia created plenty of separation in the third. The Lady Tigers sent eight batters to the plate in the frame against Trenton pitcher Darian Ingram, with Morgan Hoyle leading off with a single and Story Giebeig following with a double. Dara Gaylard then delivered a two-RBI single to score both runners and Gaylard later scored on a sacrifice fly by Beasley to put Columbia up 5-1. Giebeig and Hoyle both went 2 for 3 on the night, with Giebeig also reaching on a walk and Hoyle getting on via a hit-by-pitch. Whitney Lee also went 2 for 4, including a double. Ingram settled down after the third though, only surrendering one hit over the final four innings despite giving up 10 beforehand and not registering a single strikeout. But her offense couldnt provide her much support against Beasley, only scoring one more time in the fifth. Even that run was a bit controversial, as Bryant made it home from third before Columbia finished off a double play from the outfield where Lucy Giebeig made the catch and threw NesSmith out as she tried to slide back to first for the third out. I think she settled down but we cant get complacent and thats what we talked about, Andrews said. We need to keep putting runs on the board against these teams. Any team that we play can come back on you so you have to keep playing hard but I liked our grit and I liked our effort tonight. It was awesome, by all the girls. The two teams will meet again on Apr. 9 in Lake City. Columbias next game is at home on Thursday at 7:30 against District 3-7A rival Middleburg. RANK Continued From 5A SEND US YOUR SPORTS PHOTOSIf your local sports team has photos of a recent tournament or event or you have photos of a recent hunting or shing trip, please let us know. Send details and/or photos to jkroeger@lakecityreporter.com or ejackson@lakecityreporter.com to see you kids in our sports section. For more information, call 754-0421 or 754-0420.