Lake City ReporterTHURSDAY, M AY 1 0, 2018 | Y OUR COMMUNITY NEWSPA PER S INCE 1874 | $1.00 LA KECITY REPOR T ER.COM CALL US: (386) 752-1293 SUBSCRIBE TO THE REPORTER: Voice: 755-5445 Fax: 752-9400 Vol. 143, No. 289 TODAYS WEATHER Obituaries . . . . . . 3A Opinion . . . . . . 4A P uzzles . . . . . . . 2B Advic e & Comics . . 3B SUMMITNAS members go to Orlando, 6A. 88 61Mostly sunny Project Lifesaver really is, Opinion/4A + PLUS >> Mr. Mont is outstandingLOCAL SNAP shoppers get pointersLOCALSee BEL OW See P age 5A City manager field trimmed to five 2AINTERVIEWS SET FOR JUNE 6Murder attempt alleged as wife targeted Man turned self in following violent episode, says CCSO.By CARL MCKINNEYcmckinney@lakecityreporter.comA series of gunshots rang out in a neighborhood near High Springs on Tuesday following a domestic dispute between a man, his estranged wife and her boyfriend, sparking a short manhunt that ended when the suspect turned himself in Wednesday morning, according to the Columbia County Sheriffs Office. Thomas Wesley Defoor, 58, faces charges of attempted murder, aggravated assault, domestic battery and criminal mischief after deputies say he pulled a gun on his wife and threatened to kill her before firing multiple shots. Deputies responded to Southeast Robinhood Place at 9 p.m. Tuesday, according to a CCSO report. A dispatcher reportedly heard eight gunshots while on the phone with Defoors wife. Defoor fled the scene in a white Ford F-150 as CCSO arrived. The wife told deputies her relationship with Defoor ended due to his alcohol abuse, but the two were still married. The disturbance broke out because her boyfriend was at the home, she told deputies. The wife and her boyfriend were on the front porch when By CARL MCKINNEYcmckinney@lakecityreporter.comChoosing better eating habits can be a scary leap, and doing it with food stamps is even harder but far from impossible. Thats why the University of Florida IFAS Extension Columbia County Family Nutrition Program greeted SNAP recipients Wednesday morning at Winn Dixie for a Cooking Matters at the Store tour, a crash course on shopping smarter and cheaper. I want you to understand you can eat healthy on a budget, the agencys program assistant, Carolyn Jaeger, told the two attendees. Turnout was low because the program is still new in Columbia County. Joining Jaeger were Julia Jones and her friend, Robbie Strickland. What are you most excited about? Jaeger asked the pair. Jones, who recently came to terms with the fact that shes diabetic, responded. To eat better, she said. Jaeger explained the USDAs nutrition plate, which replaced the older food pyramid in 2010 as the preferred way to visualize a healthy ratio of grains, protein, vegetables, fruits and dairy products. No one food group satisfies all our needs, she said. Convenience foods such as baby carrots typically come at a premium compared to items that require more prep work.CARL MCKINNEY/Lake City Reporter IFAS program helps recipients learn to choose more wisely.Smarter shoppings a snap, even with food stamps SNAP continued on 2ACaroyln Jaeger, middle, gives some point ers on buying healthful grocer ies on a budget as part of a pro gram organized by UF IF AS. The pr ogram aims to help SNAP recipients or those eligible for SNAP get the most from their benefits. Defoor Buying Time for the LostCOURTESY LCPDLaw enforcement finds Eugene Y oung S r. alive after a search that lasted more than five hours on May 1.By CARL MCKINNEYcmckinney@lakecityreporter.comAn hours-long missing-person search last week could have been resolved in minutes reducing the risk of tragedy and saving the taxpayers a lot of money in the process, according to the Lake City Police Department. If 84-year-old Eugene Young Sr. had a Project Lifesaver tracking device, officers could have likely found him in about 10 minutes, said LCPD spokesperson Mike Lee. It wouldve led us straight to him, Lee said. Instead, the search for Young, who has dementia, took upwards of five hours after he was reported missing May 1. An LCPD lieutenant found Young entangled in a fence behind a business several blocks from the LCPD touts Project Lifesaver LOST continued on 2ADEPUTIES: SHOOTING continued on 2A A3
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Vince Akhimie, who offers contractual management services to Avon Park while also serving as the citys public works director, is an alternate. The City Council finalized the list during a special meeting Wednesday night. The choices were consistent with how the council previously ranked applicants in a non-binding score system despite the objections of one council member. Councilman Jake Hill wanted former Lake City Gateway Airport Manager Nick Harwell on the list of finalists, at the expense of Helfenberger, the frontrunner. Mayor Stephen Witt objected. That wouldnt be fair to the ones ranked above him, he said. Harwell scored 12 out of 50 possible points, 10 of which came from Hill. Helfenberger scored 36 points. Hill also suggested that Councilman George Wards rankings should carry less weight than the rest because Ward is not seeking re-election and will be out of office and leaving town within months. Whatever hes suggesting, the rest of yall bought, Hill said. Ward took issue with the remarks. Im not gone until Im gone, he said. Hill said his own opinions on the city manager search have been disregarded by the council. The new city manager will be coming in against a stacked deck, Hill added. Ward pointed out the score disparity between Harwell and Helfenberger, adding that each council member had equal influence in the rankings. That was what all of us came up with, he said. The five finalists came from a short list of 13 candidates. Of those, one was disqualified, one was non-responsive, one accepted another position and one withdrew. Interviews will take place Wednesday, June 6. The city has yet to decide on what criteria it will use to select the best candidate, Witt said. Assistant City Manager Grayson Cason is serving as city manager in the interim while the council moves to fill the position. Former City Manager Wendell Johnson announced his retirement in January. Johnson was set to officially leave office in June, but vacated the position early. The city stopped taking resumes in early April. But after comparing the price per ounce, rather than the overall price, Jaeger found that baby carrots were a better deal that day than their full-sized counterparts thanks to a sale. Canned or frozen vegetables have the same nutritional value as fresh items, she said. All forms of vegetables are good, she said. But canned fruits and vegetables can have added sodium or sugar, Jaeger cautioned. Draining and rinsing canned green beans can reduce the sodium content by about two-thirds, mitigating the impact. Jaeger said savvy shoppers should look for canned fruits preserved in water, rather than sugary juice or syrup. At the end of the tour, Jones and Strickland were given $10 gift cards and challenged to buy an item from each food group. It is like a final exam, Jaeger said. Participants usually come in at around $9.50, she said. The program is funded through a grant from nonprofit group Share our Strength. The reception has been overwhelmingly positive, Jaeger said. Clients themselves are very grateful, she said. Because if their health changes or they just know that they want to try to start eating healthier on their own, it can be overwhelming. The next tour is scheduled for 1 p.m. May 17 at Winn Dixie, 580 S. Marion Ave. Those who receive SNAP benefits or are eligible for SNAP, or Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, benefits can participate. SNAPContinued From 1A missing 84-year-olds home. Luckily, he was still alive when we found him, Lee said. But the amount of time we spent looking for him could have made the difference between life and death. Project Lifesaver, a national nonprofit organization, provides free tracking devices to at-risk individuals such as Young. During the search for Young, LCPD had to call in two infrared-equipped helicopters from Alachua County, which dont come cheap. Project Lifesaver trackers have a range of several miles under optimal conditions, making expensive equipment less likely to be necessary, Lee said. Not only can we find them faster, but its in a less resource-intensive manner, he said. LCPD joined the program about a year-and-a-half ago. But no families have signed up so far, Lee said. In general, for a lot of the programs we run, theres that thought process of its not going to happen to me, Lee said. Thats something that we face as law enforcement people who think theyre not going to be the victim, they dont need the service until it happens to them. Project Lifesaver is open to families of anybody who is considered at risk, including children with autism or elderly persons with dementia. As Young was reunited with his family, the threeyear anniversary of the disappearance of Mary Robertson approached. On May 6, 2015, Robertsons husband reported the 61-year-old woman missing after she vanished without a trace from their near Southwest Barwick Terrace and Southwest Parker Lane. Like Young, she suffers from dementia. Three years later, Columbia County Sheriffs Office has no answers as to her whereabouts. Had they had a quicker way to zone in on her earlier in that process, it might have helped them find her, Lee said. Anybody interested in signing up for Project Lifesaver can call LCPD at 386-719-5742. LOSTContinued From 1ADefoor began cursing at her and accusing her of cheating on him, she told deputies. Defoor struck her in the face with both hands, knocking her to the floor, she said. While she was on the ground, Defoor pulled out a 9mm handgun and pointed it at her head, saying, I am going to kill you, the wife told deputies. The boyfriend pushed Defoor away, preventing him from shooting, according to the report. Defoor fell back and fired the gun, the wife and boyfriend said. The boyfriend said he could feel the percussion from the firearm as the bullet traveled dangerously close to his face. The wife and boyfriend grabbed the gun and ran into the home, locking the front door. Defoor used a metal chair to shatter the front windows. Once inside, he grabbed his other guns, according to the report. The wife and boyfriend escaped through the back door and called 911 as they looked for cover. Defoor fired multiple rounds with a .223-caliber assault rifle, according to the report. Deputies found a Ruger handgun on the scene. It was obvious the handgun had been discharged as the hammer was cocked, the report states. The homes front windows were busted, as were the windows of the two vehicles parked on the property. Deputies noted several bullet holes in the vehicles, and found casings on the ground. A be-on-the-lookout alert was sent to surrounding law enforcement agencies. The Jacksonville Sheriffs Office found Defoors truck Wednesday morning at an apartment complex, but he had already borrowed a friends car to drive to Lake City to turn himself in. Detectives executed a search warrant on his truck, seizing a rifle and pistol. Defoor is being held without bond at Columbia County Detention Facility. SHOOTINGContinued From 1A Jake Hill wanted ex-airport manager Harwell on the list. Hill Ward
W Christine McDonald Coley Mrs. Christine McDonald Coley, second child of Hilliard and Willie Lee McDonald was born December 24, 1938, in Smithville (Lee County), Georgia. Both parents preceded her in death. She transitioned from this earthly realm to eternal rest on May 1, 2018, at Suwannee Valley Care Center, Lake City, Florida. Raised in Lee County, Georgia, she attended Neyami Elementary School and furthered her learning at Leesburg Training High School, graduating in 1957. She held past memberships in the McAfee Grove Baptist Church and Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church. She retired from Kentucky Fried Chicken in 1994, after working twenty-nine years and worked from Miami Dade Public School transportation for nine years, retiring in 2004. She was united in Holy Matrimony to Charlie Coley in 1995. They relocated to Lake City in 2007, and joined Souls Harbor Church of God in Christ, under the leadership of Superintendent M.L. Goggins. She was faithful and dedicated in her Christian walk. Sunday school, Bible study, and the worship services were vital components of her life. Sisters, Carrie Hall and Minnie McDonald also precede her in death. She loved her husband, children family, and church family, and will be greatly missed by all who loved her. Left to mourn her passing: Loving and devoted husband, Deacon Charlie Coley; daughters, Damita Jackson (Jimmy), Sebrenia Blakely (Winfield); grandchildren, Nneaka Cooks, Nkenge Hannah, Garyen Currie, Sapphira Currie; great-grandchildren, Lamia Smith, Kenya Hannah; greatgreat grandchild, Keylen Bishop; stepchildren, Mattie Freeman, Jimmy Coley, Glenda Ramirez, Leslie Coley and Moses Coley; sisters, Inez Northern, Irene Jackson (Joseph); brothers, Hilliard McDonald (Doris), Joseph McDonald, Alton McDonald (wife, Joy Anndeceased); eight sisters-inlaw; four brothers-in-law; hosts of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A celebration of Mrs. Coleys life will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, May 12 at Souls Harbor Church of God in Christ, 901 NE Lake Drive, Lake City, FL, Superintendent M.L. Goggins, Pastor. The family will receive friends from 6 8 p.m. Friday, May 11, at Souls Harbor COGIC. Arrangements entrusted to COMBS FUNERAL HOME, 292 NE Washington St., Lake City, FL, (386) 752-4366, Marq Combs Turner, L.F.D. The Caring Professionals Kenneth F. Follansbee, Jr. Mr. Kenneth F. Follansbee, Jr., 54, of Lake City passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2018 in the Shands at Lake Shore Hospital following a brief illness. A native and longtime resident of Newport, New Hampshire, he was the son of the late Kenneth F. and Dianne Hooper Follansbee, Sr. Mr. Follansbee and his family moved to Columbia County twenty seven years ago from New Hampshire. He was disabled but enjoyed watching basketball and spending time with his family. He was a wonderful uncle. His nieces and nephews were his life. Mr. Follansbee was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his brother, Chris Follansbee (Brenda); a nephew, Chris Follansbee, Jr.(Ellie), nieces, Brittany Bradley (Harley) and Braelyn Follansbee and great nieces, Alaina Bradley and Aubrey Stephenson and a great nephew, James Stephenson all of Lake City. Numerous other family members and friends also survive. Private family services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of the DEESPARRISH FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 458 South Marion Ave., Lake City FL 32025. Please sign the online family guest book at Parrishfamilyfuneralhome. com. 386-752-1234 Mildred Earlene Becky Frazier Mrs. Mildred Earlene Becky Frazier, age 74, of Fort White, Florida died Tuesday, May 8, in the North Florida Regional Medical Center, Gainesville, Florida following an extended illness. She was a native of Greenville, Tennessee and had resided in Providence, Florida before moving to Fort White, Florida in 1972. She had worked at Copeland Sausage Company, Alachua, Florida for many years and then became a licensed practical nurse (LPN) and worked at North Florida Regional Medical Center, Gainesville, Florida for over 17 years until her retirement. She was a member of the Shiloh Baptist Church, Fort White, Florida and enjoyed flowers, vegetable gardening and reading. She was preceded in death by her parents, Johnny Ralph and Essie Mae Masoner Witt. She is survived by her husband, Ruben T. Buck Frazier of Fort White, Florida: One sister, Audrey (Mike) Pope of Baneberry, Tennessee: One brother, Johnny (Teresa) Witt of Columbus, North Carolina: Numerous nieces and nephews also survive. A funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Frazier will be held at 11 A.M. Friday, May 11, in the Chapel of Guerry Funeral Home with Rev. Fred McCray, Pastor of the Fort White Church of God, officiating. Interment will be in Fort White Cemetery, Fort White, Florida. Visitation and gathering with the family will be from 5 to 7 P.M. Thursday, May 10, at GUERRY FUNERAL HOME, 2659 S.W. Main Blvd., Lake City, Florida. www.guerryfuneralhome.net Colton Messiah Graham Colton Messiah Graham was born July 28, 2016, to Amesha Graham and Frederick Williams, Jr. On May 1, 2018, God called home our beautiful angel. Colton Messiahs life on earth was short, but cherished memories will be left with: Mother, Amesha Graham; father, Frederick Williams, Jr.; maternal grandparents, Maurice Graham and Melissa Johnson; paternal grandparents, Frederick Williams, Sr. (Frances); great-grandparents, Henry Johnson (Gwen), Mary Crosby (Henry) and Willie Graham (Zelda); other relatives and friends. A celebration of Colton Messiahs life will be 1 p.m. Saturday, May 12, 2018, at Emmanuel Church of God in Christ, 450 South 8th Street, Macclenny, FL, Superintendent Joe Nathan Ruise, Pastor. Visitation with family and friends will be from 5 7 p.m. Friday, May 11, at Emmanuel COGIC. Arrangements entrust ed to COMBS FUNERAL HOME, 292 NE Washington St., Lake City, FL, (386) 752-4366, Marq Combs Turner, L.F.D. The Caring Professionals Carl Allen Huggins Carl Allen Huggins, 54, of Lake City, Florida passed away unexpectedly May 7, 2018. Carl was born January 30, 1964 to the late Carl Luther Huggins and May June (Bruce) Simmons. He graduated from Columbia High School class of 1982. Carl owned and operated Carls Creative Expressions for many years. He worked at Rountree Moore, Inc. and Lake City Medical Center. He was a realtor in Columbia County for Century 21. He was a member of the Columbia County Board of Realtors. He loved his family and was a friend to everyone he met. Affectionately known as Mr. Meogie and UC in the house. Carl loved his plants, koi fish, President Trump, and his yard was his therapy. Survivors include his wife Dana Huggins, of Lake City, Florida, Daughters, Amber (Jason) Rhoden, Candace Huggins and Brandi (Michael) Lee; Sons, Noah and Josiah Huggins all of Lake City, Florida. Also survived by grandson, Cameron and Cole Huggins, Dylan Rhoden, Judah and Nate Lee all of Lake City, Florida. Sisters, Chris Huggins Summerlin and Lisa (Aaron) Butler all of Lake City, Florida. Nephews and Nieces, Shelby (Cagney) Tanner, Jarrod Butler, Christa Ostendorf, Mitchell and Mason Summerlin all of Lake City, Florida. Maternal Aunt Wanda Jowers. Stepbrothers and stepsisters, Bruce Simmons, Linda Simmons, Brenda Simmons all of Texas, Steve Simmons and James (Johnna) Simmons of Lake City, Florida. He is also survived by his beloved pets Buster, Hairy Binx, Mocha and Wal-Mart Kitty. He is preceded in death by Paternal Grandparents, Carl L. Huggins Sr and Edna Huggins. Maternal Grandparents, Leroy Williamson and Lucille Blackmon. Visitation will be Friday, May 11, at the Chapel of Dees-Parrish Family Funeral Home from 5 7 p.m. Funeral Services will be conducted Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Christ Central Ministries, officiated by Pastor Lonnie Johns and Pastor Cagney Tanner, with interment following at Memorial Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of the DEESPARRISH FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 458 South Marion Ave., Lake City FL 32025. Please sign the online family guest book at Parrishfamilyfuneralhome. com. 386-752-1234 Ilene Andreu Johns Ilene Andreu Johns, age 89, of St. Augustine, passed away on April 24, 2018 at the Earl B. Hadlow Center for Caring in Jacksonville with her family by her side. She was born to the late C.R. and Myrtice Andreu in Gainesville, Florida on July 10, 1928. The Andreus resided in Lake City and Ilene attended Columbia Co. High School, afterwards moving to St. Augustine where she lived for 65 years. She was a volunteer at The St. Francis House, St.Vincent de Paul COA and was a member of Knights Of Columbus, Council 611, Ladies Auxiliary and Eucharistic Minister at the Cathedral Basilica. She is survived by her daugh ters, Patricia Hazen Prevatt ( Richard) of St. Augustine, Sandra Hubbard of High Springs, Kathy Brown (Fred) of St. Augustine, and Paula Johns of Palm Coast. She raised two granddaughters, Stephanie Ewing (Randy) of Wisconsin and Christina Wilson (Roger) Palm Coast. Other grandchildren are Suzanne Hazen Johnson (Gary), Dallas R. Hazen Jr. (Sheila), Michael Hubbard, and David Slappey one brother Bob Andreu (Colleen) and numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, R.F. Johns and two brothers, Eddie and Jack Andreu and a Granddaughter Jennifer Gainey. A memorial service will be held 6:00 pm Friday May 11 2017 at St. Johns Family Funeral Home, St. Augustine, FL. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the St. Francis House, http://www. stfrancisshelter.org/makinga-gift/# or 70 Washington Street, St. Augustine, Florida 32084. Arrangements are under the care of ST. JOHNS FAMILY FUNERAL HOME. Ray July Mr. Ray July, age 89, resident of Lake City, FL and former resi dent of Fort White, FL passed away Friday, May 4, 2018 at the Veteran Administration Medical Center in Lake City. He was a retired Air Force Veteran and served as Security and Police Officer for the Veteran Hospital for many years. He professed his life to Christ at an early age under the leadership of his dad, Rev. Ollie Ray July. He was preceded in death by his parents Rev. Ollie July and Mrs. Arizona July, his son Marvin July and siblings; O A July, Travis July, Revis July and Wesley July. Mr. July leaves to cherish his memories his children; Jean July, Wesley July (Patricia), Rae JulyWebb (Kevin, Pamela JulyZinnerman (Vernon) and Terri Griffin. His sisters; Mrs. Alma Wickware, Mrs. Eddye Jean Lee (Jessie), Celestine Tipps and a host of relatives, grandchildren and friends. Funeral services for Mr. Ray July will be 11 am Saturday, May 12, at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, 174 SW Skye Ave, Fort White, FL 32038. Rev. Donnell Sanders, Pastor/ Eugolist. Interment will be 11:00am May 14, 2018 at The Jacksonville National Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday, May 11, 2018 from 5:00pm until 6:00pm at Cooper Funeral Home Chapel. Arrangements entrusted to: COOPER FUNERAL HOME, 251 NE Washington Street, Lake City, Florida 32055. Willis O. Cooper, L.F.D. Mary Ann Kite Thomas Mary Ann Kite Thomas was born December 12, 1956, in Nashville, Georgia. She was the daughter of Agnes Lee Gray and Charlie C. Haynes and adoptive daughter of Pearlie Mae Baker. All preceded her in death. On Wednesday, May 2, 2018, our Lord and Savior called home a devoted wife, mother, sister and friend. Mary Ann was educated in the Columbia County, school system. She received certification as a Nursing Assistant from Jones College in Jacksonville, Florida. Mary Ann was employed with the Lake City VA Medical Center until her health failed. She received several awards while employed with the VA for being caring and loving in taking care of the Veterans in her job as a CNA. Mary Ann enjoyed spending time with her family and loved her cats, cooking, garage sales with her husband Charles, whom she loved dearly. Sister, Linda Graves; step-brother, Kirk Johnson, also precedes her in death. Left to cherish loving memories: Husband, Charles Thomas; 5 beautiful children, Linda Daniels (Isaac), Victoria Gibson, Amy Gibson, Brenda Kite, and Kenneth Morgan; 17 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; father-in-law, Nathaniel Thomas; sisters, Ella Mae Baker, Delphine Tillman, Sylvia Kite; sisterin-law, Natlyne Smith; niece, Diane Murray; nephew, Steven Baker; hosts of other relatives and friends. Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Ann Thomas will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 12, 2018, at New Day Spring Missionary Baptist Church, 709 NW Long Street, Rev. Lantz G. Mills, Pastor. The family will receive friends from 5:00 7:00 p.m. Friday, May 11, 2018, at New Day Spring MB Church. Arrangements entrusted to COMBS FUNERAL HOME, 292 NE Washington St., Lake City, FL, (386) 752-4366, Marq Combs Turner, L.F.D. The Caring Professionals Judith Ryan Turner Judith Ryan Turner of Ft. White passed away peacefully at Haven Hospice in Gainesville, FL on May 1, 2018. Daughter of the late James and Kitty Ryan, Judy was born in Pittston, PA, but grew up in Hollywood, FL. She was a graduate of South Broward High School, class of 1964. She later received an Associate of Arts degree from Florida Gateway College. Judy was also a long-time employee of Florida Gateway, where she worked as an Executive Assistant of Student Services for twenty-one years. Judy touched the lives of many colleagues and students during her tenure at the college. Judy was an avid artist and loved being active through line dancing, kayaking, hiking, and studying Floridas natural habitats. Judy is survived by her daughter, Krista (Art) Bedenbaugh and grandson, Liam Ryan Bedenbaugh of Lake City, sisters, Lynne Eberhardt and Cathy (John) Harber both of Ft. White, as well as many loving nieces, nephews and friends. A celebration of life for Judy will be held on Saturday, May 12 at 11 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church of Ft White, 185 SW Well Street, Ft. White, FL 32038.Obituaries are paid advertisements. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified department at 752-1293. T HURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018 LOCAL LAKE CITY REPORTER 3A OBITUARIES
As envisioned by Miamis long-enduring Cuban-exile community, it was always supposed to happen with a bang. The forever-hoped-for end of the Castro brothers chokehold on Cuba would be momentous, defining. It would portend the brightest of futures for the island. Instead, the end came last week with a cruel whimper Cuban leader Ral Castro, the highest ranking, still-standing original 1959 Cuban revolutionary, passed the torch to a designated successor, Vice President Miguel Daz-Canel. The ceremony was mostly political theatrics signaling no significant changes and no halt to humanrights abuses. Miami radio commentator Ninoska Perez Castelln, who has opposed the Castros for decades, told the Herald Editorial Board this is simply empty posturing to maintain the illusion of an enduring Cuban revolutionary spirit. This is not a change in power, but merely a strategy, she said. The 86-year-old Castro has now moved out of the spotlight. But no way has he exited the stage. Hell simply be the new presidents puppeteer. Castro will retain the leadership of the powerful Communist Party, the entity that governs politics, the economy and daily life in Cuba with an iron fist. Daz-Canel might be the new leader, but Castro remains the boss. But at Castros age, for how long can that really last? For once, however, there is no other commanding Castro on the horizon. Rals sons are powerful but have remained in the background. That means for all practical purposes, the Castro name will begin to fade from the public arena. Its a small consolation. From now on, the official invitations to international events and talks with the United States will be addressed to Diaz-Canel, not a Castro. He will be the visible face of the government, the target of criticism from a population tired of long decades of anguish, misery and oppression. And Castro, who took power in 2006, never had his older brothers charisma, so world leaders likely will not flock to visit him in Havana and keep his name in the news. So the empty transition should still feel significant on a personal level for the nearly 1 million Cubans or their descendants who were forced into exile by the brothers regime. Even if this change of power is just part of Cuban theatrics, the passage of time has now taken its toll on the Castro brothers. The damage they did is a deep pit of human suffering: The deaths and imprisonment of thousands of Cubans who opposed them and the lives derailed as more than a million Cubans fled forever changed the course of the island, of course, but also of South Florida, the state and the nation. The brothers stayed in power for 59 years between them, as if that were their birthright. The original Castros now are more a part of Cubas past than its future. The new leader, an electronic engineer who just turned 58, has offered no hope for meaningful reform. In his first speech as president, he said that, The revolution continues and will continue to live. That only suggests dragging a moribund past into the future. But hard financial times are ahead for Cuba again because President Trump has curtailed U.S. travel to the island following the unprovoked sonic attacks on U.S. diplomats. We can only hope that the relatively young Diaz-Canel secretly harbors more progressive ideas and invoked the revolution only because the boss was there, breathing down his neck. As always, time will tell.My wife and I were docents of Christ Church in Alexandria, Va., when I worked in nearby Washington, D.C., a city named for a former parishioner. Yes, George Washington went to church there. As I used to explain to tourists, he had even helped get the place built and had his own pew box, but docents will maybe be quiet about that now. And, who knows, the capital may one day change its name. Washington, you see, had slaves, and, in the form of a 150-year-old, marble plaque hanging in the sanctuary, he is being expelled from the church. As a politically zealous rector along with others explained in a statement, this plaque, along with another one memorializing Robert E. Lee, have kept some visitors and guests from ever coming back. They felt unsafe and unwelcome, it was said, and so, pretty soon now, goodbye, George. OK, the part about Lee may be defensible, although he went to the church much of his life and was finally confirmed there after his prayerful wifes loving preachments brought him to a new religious life. Honoring a Confederate general can nevertheless seem outrageous to some. I get that. But Washington? As a docent, I encountered visitors of all kinds, not a one of them offended by the Washington plaque. To the contrary, they were fascinated by his connection to Christ Church. Here, after all, was a wondrously honorable man whose brave leadership helped win the Revolutionary War. He stopped a possible military coup with gentlemanly eloquence. He helped give us a Constitution forming one of the most extraordinary countries in history. His outstanding example as president of the United States was a major factor in the new government actually working As for slaves, he was known to have been constantly kind to them, and, over his life, developed an increasingly abolitionist point of view. He finally arranged for all the slaves at Mount Vernon to be freed after his wife died. Slaves were also part of the Virginia culture in his times, and we are all to some extent creatures of our culture. Christians happen to believe that we are also all of us sinners and that there are such things as repentance and forgiveness. According to a Wall Street Journal article, most of the people who are not coming back to the church are congregants fed up with all the politics and ever less mention of Christ, as one put it. Some new arrivals do appreciate the activist spirit and, the article says, any number of otherwise declining mainstream churches around the country are attracting new members as they become more political. Even when I was at Christ Church 14 years ago and more, politics was scarcely unknown, as I learned by way of some sermons implying capitalism was hell. But it was also a wonderful place, a home of grace blessed with an amazing choir, a strong sense of love, opportunities for intense association and some of the best friends I have ever had. It was an experience that lifted me in so many ways. Churches should clearly stand against such evils as racism, but politics can be technical along with posing moral questions one should want to help the poor, but a wrongly conceived welfare program can do more harm than good, for instance. Politics can also be divisive when other means of addressing each other are not. That brings me to something terribly moving the other day. University of Alabama football players were at the White House to celebrate their winning of the national championship. Then some gathered around President Donald Trump to pray, not as a matter of politics one way or the other, but as a way of asking God to give him peace. There was something joyous here, a lot more joyous than removing a plaque of George Washington from a church. OPINION Lake City Reporter Serving Columbia County Since 1874 The Lake City Reporter is published with pride for residents of Columbia and surrounding counties by Community Newspapers Inc. We believe strong newspapers build strong communities -Newspapers get things done! Our primary goal is to publish distinguished and profitable communityoriented newspapers. This mission will be accomplished through the teamwork of professionals dedicated to truth, integrity and hard work. Todd Wilson, Publisher Robert Bridges, Editor Jim Barr, Associate Editor Sue Brannon, Controller Dink NeSmith, President Tom Wood, Chairman LETTERS POLICY Letters to the Editor should be typed or neatly written and double spaced. Letters will be edited for length and libel. Letters must be signed and include the writers name, address and telephone number for verification. Writers can have two letters per month published. Letters and guest columns are the opinion of the writers and not necessarily that of the Lake City Reporter. BY MAIL: Letters, P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056; or drop off at 180 E. Duval St. downtown. BY FAX: (386) 752-9400. BY EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org Thursday, May 10, 2018 www.lakecityreporter.com 4A Lake City Reporter Serving Columbia County Since 1874 The Lake City Reporter is published with pride for residents of Columbia and surrounding counties by Community Newspapers Inc. We believe strong newspapers build strong communities -Newspapers get things done! Our primary goal is to publish distinguished and profitable communityoriented newspapers. This mission will be accomplished through the teamwork of professionals dedicated to truth, integrity and hard work. Todd Wilson, Publisher Robert Bridges, Editor Dink NeSmith, President Tom Wood, Chairman OUR OPINIONProject Lifesaver really isWhen an 84-year-old man with dementia went missing last week, LCPD went into high gear to find him before time ran out. We are glad to say they were successful. Five hours later, Eugene Young Sr. was safely back with his loved ones, as recounted in a report on todays front page. The story might easily have ended badly. But it might have ended even better and with far less drama. Project Lifesaver is the key. It is a national program to place electronic tracking devices on elderly individuals such as Mr. Young who are afflicted with dementia. Had Mr. Young been fitted with such a device, he might well have been found in minutes. If you have someone like Mr. Young in your family or a child with certain disorders, for that matter you should check out this free service. Call LCPD at 386-719-5742. You might just stop a tragedy in its tracks. Associated Press TODAY IN HISTORY Miami HeraldOn this date: In 1775, Ethan Allen and his Green Mountain Boys, along with Col. Benedict Arnold, captured the British-held fortress at Ticonderoga, New York. In 1863, during the Civil War, Confederate Lt. Gen. Thomas Stonewall Jackson died of pneumonia, a complication resulting from being hit by friendly fire eight days earlier during the Battle of Chancellorsville in Virginia. In 1865, Confederate President Jefferson Davis was captured by Union forces in Irwinville, Georgia. In 1924, J. Edgar Hoover was named acting director of the Bureau of Investigation (later known as the Federal Bureau of Investigation, or FBI). In 1933, the Nazis staged massive public book burnings in Germany. In 1940, during World War II, German forces began invading the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Belgium and France. The same day, British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain resigned, and Winston Churchill formed a new government. In 1941, Adolf Hitlers deputy, Rudolf Hess, parachuted into Scotland on what he claimed was a peace mission. (Hess ended up serving a life sentence at Spandau Prison until 1987, when he apparently committed suicide at age 93.) Washington booted from church The change in Cuba is no change at all Jay AmbroseSpeaktoJay@aol.com Jay Ambrose, formerly Washington director of editorial policy for Scripps Howard newspapers and the editor of dailies in El Paso, Texas and Denver, is a columnist living in Colorado.
T HURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018 LOCAL LAKE CITY REPORTER 5A TodayDAR to meetThe Edward Rutledge Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will hold its monthly meeting at 10:30 a.m. on May 10 in Room 102 of Wilson S. Rivers Library on the campus of Florida Gateway College. Mary Jane Weaver will present a program on Discovering Edward Rutledge: The Patriot. Visitors are always welcome. Bingo at Amer. LegionBingo games are offered every Sunday, Monday and Thursday at 6:45 p.m. at the American Legion Post 57, 2602 SW Main Blvd. in Lake City. There are three $250 jackpots each night. Quarter games are played at 3 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Sundays. Refreshments are available at reasonable prices. For more information, call 752-7776.Preschool StorytimePreschool Storytime, a library program for families with preschoolers, is held on Thursdays at 11 a.m. at the main branch of the Columbia County Public Library, at 308 NW Columbia Ave. in downtown Lake City. For more information about the librarys childrens programs, call 386-758-2101.FridaySpaghetti dinnerOur Redeemer Lutheran Church will host a spaghetti dinner on this Friday May 11 from 3:30-6:30 pm. Dine in or take out $7 donation. Our Redeemer is located at 5056 SW SR 47, Lake City, one mile south of I-75.Dinner and dancing Dances are held each Friday night from 6 to 9 p.m. at The Lifestyle Enrichment Center, 628 SE Allison Court (behind Baya Pharmacy). $7 admission. Bring a dish or dessert to share. All proceeds benefit the center. Call 386-755-0235 for more.Baby & Me Baby & Me, a library program for parents and babies, is held onFridays at 11 a.m. at the main branch of the Columbia County Public Library,308 NW Columbia Ave. in downtown Lake City. For more about the librarys childrens programs, call 386-758-2101.Shopping fundraiser eventCome support the Greater Lake City Young Women of exellence at Bulk Nation, at 189 Hutton Drive in Lake City, from May 11 to May 26, all day. When you shop at Bulk Nation on the dates listed above 20 percent of your total purchase will go back to your organization. For more information contact Keona ONeal-Givens at email@example.com or at 954-817-9800.SaturdayCrime Stoppers 10th yearCrime Stoppers 10-year anniversary is set for Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Darby Pavilion. There will be representatives from local law enforcement and first responders, a petting zoo and pony rides, a dunking booth and a bounce house, plus a limited supply of free T-shirts. Free hot dogs and drinks will be provided and Power County 102 will be doing a live broadcast.Plant saleThe Florida Master Gardeners (UF/IFAS Extension Columbia County) are holding a Plant Sale on May 12. This fundraiser plant sale will take place at the Columbia County Fairgrounds in Lake City from 9 am to 1 pm. And 4H members are holding a bake sale! Find herbs, perennials, natives, vegetable plants, butterfly plants and more. Youll find beautiful, blooming potted flowers just in time for Mothers Day. Farmers marketThe Lake DeSoto Farmers Market is open every Saturday in the parking lot at Marion Avenue and Duval Street, across from the Courthouse Annex. Hours are 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more, call 386-719-5766 or visit market.lcfla.com.Potluck dinnerA potluck dinner at 7 p.m. and dancing from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. occurs each Saturday at either Lake Butler Elementary School or Lake Butler Social Club. Dress code is casual dressy and special occasion. SundayBingo games Bingo every Sunday, Monday and Thursday at 6:45 p.m. at the American Legion Post 57, 2602 SW Main Blvd. For more, call 386-752-7776. There are three $250 jackpots each night. Quarter games are played at 3 p.m. For more, call 386752-7776.May 14Amateur Radio SocietyThe Columbia Amateur Radio Society meets the third Monday of each month to discuss ham radio technologies, training, com munications and community events. Hams provide emergen cy communications during disasters and public events. Members provide training and support for the required FCC license and how to get started. Meets at American Legion Post 57, 2602 SW Main Blvd at 7 p.m. For more, call 386-752-0987.FTA to meetSuwannee Chapter of the Florida Trail Association will hold its May 14 meeing at the Suwannee River Water Management District Office 9225 CR 49, Live Oak, corner of US 90 and CR 49, 2 miles east of Live Oak, from 7-9 p.m. Join members for dinner before the meeting at the Brown Lantern at 5:30 p.m. Our program includes a presentation featuring Tom Mirti, Director of Water Resources Management with the Suwannee River Water Management District. He is a Dendrochronologist who uses tree rings to answer questions about the natural world and the place of humans in its functioning. Bring a friend! For more, contact: Chapter Chair Norm McDonald, 386-776-1920 or 386-362-3256.May 16Summer camp signupGirls Club Summer Camp and Boys Club @ Teen Town Summer Camp will be holding their General Public registration beginning May 16 at 8:00am at the Girls Club Facility. We will take registration until our summer camp is full. Spots are limited and on a first come first served basis. The cost for the 9 week summer camp is $275.00. Boys and Girls must be 6 years of age and completed the first grade through 12 years of age to attend. If you have any questions please contact Tara Krieghauser at 386-7195840 for information on the Girls Club Program or Heyward Christie at 386754-3607 for information on the Boys Club at Teen Town Program. Admission is $10 for club members or $12 for guests. For more, call 813679-5390.May 19A healthy fairSt. Paul Missionary Baptist Church would like to invite the community to the free health fair Lifestyle changes for a Healthier Future, on Saturday, May 19, from 9 a.m. to Noon at 222 NW Oosterhoudt Lane, Lkae City. The goal is to increase awareness on diabetes and hypertension. Light refreshments will be served and there will be games for chilren of all ages.Volunteers 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. Visit our web site, Volunteer. CommunityHospice.com to learn more about our volunteer on-boarding process and to complete a volunteer application.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 386-758-2101.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.Volunteer at HavenHaven Hospice is currently seeking volunteers for many tasks including office assistance, recep tion, family greeters and patient support visitors at the Lake City Care Center, at home for respite and socialization, pet visitors, photographers for our Legacy Program and resale store volunteers for the Haven Attic thrift shop. No experience necessary. To apply online visit www.beyourhaven.org/ volunteer, stop by the office or an application can be mailed to you.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.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. 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6A T HURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018 LOCAL LAKE CITY REPORTER NAS members attend state wide summit in Orlando To leave an anonymous tip on a possible dangerous situation concerning Columbia County schools, call tollfree, (866) 295-7303. To leave an anonymous message on a possible truancy problem in Columbia County schools, call 758-4947. Items for the school page should be dropped off or mailed to the Lake City Reporter, 180 E. Duval St., Lake City, FL 32055; faxed to (386) 752-9400; or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5 p.m. Thursdays.CLASS NOTES Bulletin BoardNEWS ABOUT OUR SCHOOLS check usout onFACEBOOK k i dsd a y k k i i i i i i dsd dsd dsd k k k k k k k k k k k i i i dsd dsd dsd dsd dsd dsd dsd dsd dsd y Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Saturday, May 19, 2018 9 AM 3 PM Columbia County Rodeo Arena Benefits Columbia County Schools District Food for Kids Backpack Program & Early Learning Coalition of Floridas Gateway Pre-K Backpack Project.$5Children16 & UnderOver 17 Yrs. Old Free Rolling Video Games Sponsored by YIPPEEE!!! CHIROPRACTIC & MASSAGE CENTER CHIROPRACTIC & MASSAGE CENTER Please join us for a retirement celebration for Beth Bullard, who is retiring as the Columbia County Schools Director of Instructional Services. This will be held at Parkview Baptist Church Fellowship Hall on Friday, May 18, from 4 to 6 p.m. A presentation will be held at 4:30 p.m. All family and friends are invited to attend. COURTESY PHOTOSThe National Achievers Society of the North Florida Center of Excellence recently attended the 33rd Florida Education Fund Summit and Brain Bowl Competition in Orlando Florida. 6th -8th grade team consisted of William Jones, Shayla Jones, Caden Perry, Camille Perry, and Amya Callum. They were coached by Mr. Al Nelson. The 9th 10th grade team consisted of Avona Randolph, Gyros Delos Trinos, Jakiel Harris, Tyra Bennett, and Alan Nelson. They were coached by Ms. Megan Valdes. The 11th12th grade team coached by Mrs. Marcy Braden consisted of Deneb Delos Trinos, Linash Thomas, Jaylun Donaldson, Mariah Jenkins, and Raekwaan Sowell. The and History and Culture Brain Bowl, coached by Mr. D Andre Combs and Mr. L. C. Bradley consisted of Haileigh Lake, Zhaquon Griffin, Jaquin Udell, Taffany Brown, Destiny Brown, Angelica Cray. Two teams represented NFCOE in the coding area. The team members were Ashanti Burgess, Jameisha Miller, Cindy Kim, Schmari Lockley, Amar Singh, and Jaliyah Montgomery. In the Word Wizard Rico Washington placed second in the 6th -8th grade and Ashanti Steward-Burgess placed third in the 3rd 5th grade. Aagust Anderson, top, left, placed first in the NAS voice (Oratorical) Contest. Taffany Brown (Outgoing NAS State President, top, center) placed first in the Talent Extravaganza with her monologue. She also received the Dr. Israel Tribble NAS Achiever of the Year Award for her work as an Achiever. Avona Randolph, top, right, was elected Vice-President of the State wide NAS group. Director Gloria J. Bradley was voted the Centers of Excellence Director of the Year. At left, Mr. Aaron Randolph was the keynote speaker. Aaron is a NAS alumnus, high honor graduate of Columbia High School where he served in SGA, played as the CHS tiger quarterback and a member of the baseball team. Mr. Randolph graduated from Cornell University. He is presently the Executive Director and Co-Founder of of Carolina Youth Coalition and the son of Dr. Tommy and Dr. Athena Randolph of Lake City. -Staff reports
Lake City Reporter SPORTS Thursday, May 10, 2018 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B Story ideas? Contact Eric Jackson or Jordan Kroeger754-0420 email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org Follow @LCR_Sports on Twitter for local stories, score updates and moreTiger, Phil improve relationship with ageBarnhill, Lorenz are top 10 finalists for USA POYOKLAHOMA CITY USA Softball, the National Governing Body of Softball in the United States, announced today that Florida juniors Kelly Barnhill and Amanda Lorenz are Top 10 Finalists for the 2018 USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year. Barnhill, the reigning USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year, makes her second appear ance as a Top 10 finalist, while this represents Lorenzs first appearance. The Top 3 Finalists will be announced May 23, while the winner of the 2018 USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year award will be revealed on May 29 prior to the start of the NCAA WCWS in Oklahoma CityBarnhill, Lorenz headline All-SEC awardsBIRMINGHAM, Ala. The Southeastern Conference announced its annual softball awards for the 2018 season Tuesday morning. The Florida softball team garnered 10 differ ent accolades including both SEC Player and Pitcher of the Year. For the second year in a row, Kelly Barnhill was tabbed as the SEC Pitcher of the Year, while Amanda Lorenz earned her first SEC Player of the Year award. The pair of juniors were dominant over the course of the 2018 regular season. Its only the second time in program history, first since Lauren Haeger and Kelsey Stewart in 2015, that UF has swept both awards. Im very proud of all of our players who have worked so hard this season and to be rec ognized by the SEC and the SEC coaches shows how that hard work has paid off. Head Coach Tim Walton said. It takes a team to be successful, so these awards are shared with every player, the coaches and the staff. Barnhill and Lorenz both headlined the All-SEC First Team selections and were joined by seniors Nicole DeWitt and Aleshia Ocasio to round out the first team selections. Hannah Adams registered a spot on the All-SEC Freshman Team along with Jordan Matthews. Adams was also select ed to the All-SEC Defensive squad along with senior Janell WheatonSeminoles place six on 2018 All-ACC teamsTALLAHASSEE Florida State earned its sixth consecutive ACC regular season championship this season and were well represented on the 2018 All-ACC Teams, as announced by the league on Tuesday. The Seminoles placed six student-athletes on the 2018 AllACC Teams, with five on the AllACC First Team, including ACC Player of the Year Jessie Warren, ACC Pitcher of the Year Kylee Hanson and ACC Freshman of the Year Sydney Sherrill. Zoe Casas and Meghan King were also All-ACC First Team members, while Carsyn Gordon was selected to the All-ACC Second Team. Sherrill was also named to the All-ACC Freshman Team. FSU led all schools with six All-ACC members, followed by Boston College and North Carolina with four apiece. Warren becomes just the sec ond player in ACC history to earn a spot on the All-ACC First Team in all four seasons since the league started naming a first and second team in 2005, joining Georgia Techs Kelsi Weseman (2009-12). ROUNDUPPGA TOURPhotos by JORDAN KROEGER/Lake City ReporterColumbia receiver Marquez Bell looks to get open during Wednesdays practice. Columbia center Damien Lewis gets set to line up during Wednesdays practice. By JORDAN KROEGERjkroeger@lakecityreporter.comOffers continue to rack up for players at Columbia and not just for receiver T.J. Jones. Jones counterpart at wideout, Marquez Bell, received his seventh scholarship offer from Duke on Wednesday. The rising junior also has offers from Temple, Tennessee, FAU, Georgia Southern, South Carolina and Texas A&M. Then theres offesnive lineman Damien Lewis, who received his first offer on Wednesday from Valdosta State. Jones, meanwhile, is up to 30 offers. He most recently received an offer from Temple on May 3. And the quarterback throwing the ball to those receivers? Jordan Smith has a trio of offers Georgia Southern, Chattanooga and FAMU. Defensive backs and brother Derek and Devin Johnson both have an offer from Georgia Southern. Linebacker Jaylen Brown also has an offer from Alabama State.Offers continue to roll in for multiple players at Columbia.Keep em comingCURTIS COMPTON/Atlanta Journal-Constitution Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson share a laugh on the 11th tee while playing a practice round for the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on April 3 in Augusta, Ga. By DOUG FERGUSON Associated PressPONTE VEDRA BEACH Their relationship has been softened by age. The needle is sharp as ever. Never mind that Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson have only five victories between them over the last five years. Its a big deal when the two best players of their generation are in the same group at any tournament, much less The Players Championship. Mickelson, of course, wanted something even better. I look at the cover of the newspaper and the pairing is on there and the excitement thats been going on around here, it gets me thinking, Mickelson said. Why dont we just bypass all the ancillary stuff of a tournament and just go head-to-head and just have kind of a high-stakes, winner-takeall match. Lefty was just getting warmed up. Now, I dont know if he wants a piece of me, he said, pausing for laughter, but I just think it would be something that would be really fun for us to do, and I think there would be a lot of interest in it if we just went straight to the final round. Or maybe not. They have played as a twosome in the final group just twice in their careers, and Woods won both times in Legendary duo is set to tee off today at The Players Championship.AGE continued on 5B COLLEGE BASEBALL AUTO RACINGDillon, Bowyer, Suarez teams penalizedAssociated PressDAYTONA BEACH The teams for drivers Austin Dillon, Clint Bowyer and Daniel Suarez have been penalized by NASCAR after the race at Dover. Bowyer and Suarez were each hit with $50,000 fines for their crew chiefs and both teams lost their car chiefs for the next two races for rear window violations. Each team lost 20 drivers and owner points. Bowyer finished second and Suarez third on Sunday at Dover. Dillon, the Daytona 500 champion, had his team hit with a $25,000 fine to crew chief Justin Alexander and his car chief was suspended for one race. Bowyer and Dillon were already in NASCARs playoffs this season because of victories. Suarez, who is winless, fell three spots to 20th in the standings and is 27 points out of the postseason cutoff. Justin Allgaier, who won the Xfinity Series race at Dover, had his team fined $25,000, his crew chief suspended two races and lost 25 driver and owner points for a parts infraction: JR Motorsports blamed car damage on the last lap for the problem and said it would not appeal. Xfinity driver Jeb Burton had his crew chief fined $10,000 and his car chief was suspended for one race for a splitter issue.Trio of teams were fined for violations in race at Dover. Noles complete season sweep of JUCOURTESY OF FSU ATHLETICS Florida State pitcher Austin Pollock winds up to pitch against Jacksonville on Wednesday, helping lead the Seminoles to a season sweep over the Dolphins.From staff reportsTALLAHASSEE Freshman Austin Pollock tied a career high with six innings pitched, striking out eight, and Florida State (3316) beat Jacksonville (31-17) 10-4 Wednesday evening at Dick Howser Stadium. FSU swept the season series against the Dolphins for the second straight year. Jacksonville has an RPI of 20, head coach Mike Martin said. We know they are very talented, and to win like we did is a credit to our baseball team. Very proud of the way they bounced back. Jacksonville scored in three different innings, and the Seminoles answered with multiple runs each time. Pollock (4-4) allowed four runs on eight hits in 6.0 innings. Freshman Jonah Scolaro earned his sixth save, and fifth of at least three innings, pitching the final three frames and allowing just three hits and striking out five. I was very pleased with Pollock, Martin said. I thought he threw with a lot of composure. He didnt get rattled when things didnt go his way. He continued to battle. Offensively, four Seminoles had a pair of hits, while Reese Albert set a career high with three RBI. Cal Raleigh had his fourth consecutive Pollock strikes out eight to lead Florida State to a 10-4 win over the Dolphins.NOLES continued on 6B Results from the Ladies Invitational, 6B. PREP FOOTBALL B1
2B T HURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018 SPORTS LAKE CITY REPORTER TV LISTINGSToday GOLF 1 p.m. GOLF PGA Tour, The Players Championship, first round, at Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. 4 a.m. (Friday) GOLF European PGA Tour, Rocco Forte Sicilian Open, first round, at Agrigento, Italy (same-day tape) MLB BASEBALL 7 p.m. MLB Regional coverage, Boston at N.Y. Yankees OR Seattle at Toronto 10 p.m. FS1 Minnesota at L.A. Angels NHL HOCKEY 8 p.m. NBCSN NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, Western Conference, semifinal, Game 7, Winnipeg at Nashville SOCCER 2:45 p.m. NBCSN Premier League, West Ham vs. Manchester UnitedNBA PLAYOFFSConference semifinals Tuesdays Games Game 5: Houston 112, Utah 102 Rockets win series 4-1 Game 5: Golden State 113, New Orleans 104 Warriors win series 4-1 Wednesdays Games Boston 114, Philadelphia 112 Celtics win series 4-1NHL PLAYOFFSConference semifinals Todays Games Game 7: Winnipeg at Nashville, 8 p.m. Series is tied 3-3Raptors Casey voted by his peers as NBA COY(AP) The Toronto Raptors Dwane Casey was the NBAs best coach this season, according to his fellow NBA coaches. Casey was announced Wednesday as the coach-of-the-year selection by the National Basketball Coaches Association. The award, named for longtime NBCA exec utive director Michael H. Goldberg, is voted on only by the leagues head coaches. A media panel voted separately for the NBAs Coach of the Year award, which will be announced June 25. Casey won after a season in which Toronto went a franchise-best 59-23 and finished with the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference, before getting swept by Cleveland in the second round of the playoffs.Agents: Ingram didnt use PED, reviewing optionsNEW ORLEANS (AP) Representatives for Mark Ingram say the Saints running back did not test positive for a performance enhancing drug and is weighing options for challenging his four-game suspension. Paul Bobbitt and David Jones of VIP Sports Management say Ingram was using a substance that is permitted by the NFL with a proper use exemption. Ingrams agents did not specify which substance Ingram used.Price diagnosed with carpal tunnel syndromeNEW YORK (AP) Boston Red Sox left-hander David Price was diagnosed Wednesday with carpal tunnel syndrome after twice experiencing numbness in his pitching hand this season. Red Sox manager Alex Cora confirmed the diagnosis prior to a game at Yankee Stadium, which Price was sup posed to start. Cora described it as a mild case of carpal tunnel and said Price will rejoin the team Thursday. Hell throw at Yankee Stadium, and then the team will re-evaluate his status.MLBAMERICAN LEAGUE East Division W L Pct GB New York 26 10 .722 Boston 25 11 .694 1 Toronto 20 17 .541 6 T ampa Bay 15 19 .441 10 Baltimore 9 27 .250 17 C entral Division W L Pct GB Cleveland 18 18 .500 Minnesota 15 17 .469 1 Detroit 15 21 .417 3 K ansas City 12 24 .333 6 Chicago 9 25 .265 8 W est Division W L Pct GB Houston 24 15 .615 L os Angeles 22 14 .611 Seattle 20 15 .571 2 Oakland 18 19 .486 5 Texas 15 24 .385 9 NA TIONAL LEAGUE East Division W L Pct GB Atlanta 21 14 .600 Philadelphia 21 15 .583 Washington 20 17 .541 2 New York 18 17 .514 3 Miami 13 23 .361 8 C entral Division W L Pct GB S t. Louis 20 14 .588 Milwaukee 21 16 .568 Pittsburgh 21 16 .568 Chicago 19 15 .559 1 Cincinnati 10 27 .270 11 W est Division W L Pct GB Arizona 24 11 .686 Colorado 21 16 .568 4 S an Francisco 19 18 .514 6 L os Angeles 15 20 .429 9 S an Diego 13 24 .351 12 T uesdays Late Games Pittsburgh 10, Chicago White Sox 6 Colorado 4, L.A. Angels 2 Houston 4, Oakland 2 Arizona 8, L.A. Dodgers 5, 12 innings Washington 4, San Diego 0 Wednesdays Games Cincinnati 2, N.Y. Mets 1, 10 innings Cleveland 6, Milwaukee 2 Texas 5, Detroit 4, 10 innings Pittsburgh 6, Chicago White Sox 5 Chicago Cubs 13, Miami 4 L.A. Angels 8, Colorado 0 Houston 4, Oakland 1 Baltimore 5, Kansas City 3 N.Y. Yankees 9, Boston 6 Philadelphia 11, San Francisco 3 Toronto 5, Seattle 2 Atlanta 5, Tampa Bay 2 Washington at San Diego, 9:10 p.m. Arizona at L.A. Dodgers, 10:10 p.m. Todays Games San Francisco at Philadelphia, 1:05 p.m. Boston at N.Y. Yankees, 7:05 p.m. Kansas City at Baltimore, 7:05 p.m. Seattle at Toronto, 7:07 p.m. Atlanta at Miami, 7:10 p.m. Milwaukee at Colorado, 8:40 p.m. Washington at Arizona, 9:40 p.m. Minnesota at L.A. Angels, 10:07 p.m. Cincinnati at L.A. Dodgers, 10:10 p.m. St. Louis at San Diego, 10:10 p.m.Braves beat Rays for 7th straight road winST. PETERSBURG (AP) Nick Markakis hit a three-run homer and the Atlanta Braves set a franchise record for consecutive shutout innings on the road Wednesday night in a 5-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays. Ryan Yarbrough gave up five runs and six hits while striking out seven in five innings for the Rays, who have lost three straight.Bryant, Rizzo, Russell all homer, Cubs beat MarlinsCHICAGO (AP) Kris Bryant hit his 100th career homer, Anthony Rizzo and Addison Russell connected in an eight-run third inning, and the Chicago Cubs pounded the Miami Marlins 13-4 on Wednesday. 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Whenever it started, however it started, its clear that this is the series that the NBA-watching world wanted. Western Conference finals, Golden State versus Houston, Game 1 on Monday on the Rockets home floor. Series winner to the NBA Finals, series loser will undoubtedly feel like they let a championship ring slip away. They got us. We got them, Green said. Got to go out there and play. Well see who better. After more than 10 months of playing, posturing and some pontificating, it really is that simple. This Rockets team was assembled the key being the trade for Paul last summer with hopes of unseating the reigning champion Warriors from their perch atop the NBA. So far, so good. Houston set a franchise record with 65 wins in the regular season, went 2-1 against the Warriors in games that were hyped at the time though seem meaningless now, and has the likely MVP in James Harden. But how this Houston season will be remembered hinges largely on the outcome of this series. Everybody at the beginning of the year thinks theyve got a chance to be here, Houstons P.J. Tucker said. Everybody talks about winning. Everybody talks about fighting for a championship. ... We really believed it. Were really fighting to get there. This is not a game. Everybody takes their job serious. Hes right on all counts, particularly on the talking. And the talking will most definitely continue over the next few days. With five full off days between the Warriors and Rockets respective second-round clinchers on Tuesday and Game 1 of their series, a lot of people will be saying a lot of somethings. I think its going to be a great series, said New Orleans coach Alvin Gentry, whose Pelicans fell in five games to the Warriors in the West semifinals. I think it will be very entertaining. I think the people will have a great time watching that series, because you have great players out there. ... Im looking forward to it. Hes hardly alone. For as great as LeBron James has been, again, the West matchup is going to overshadow the East finals between Cleveland and either Boston or Philadelphia. Thats no disrespect to the East; thats just reality given the seasons that the Warriors and Rockets have had, and the collision course that seemed so inevitable for either to avoid. The whole worlds been waiting for this matchup, Hall of Famer Shaquille ONeal said in his role as an analyst Tuesday night on TNT. The three WarriorsRockets games were about as anticipated as any in the regular season: Golden State lost two of the three, and the final combined score of those matchups was Warriors 353, Rockets 352. That was so long ago, Warriors forward Kevin Durant said. I think both teams are different and playing better. So you know, I try not to look at those games but we kind of know, they know what we do and they know what we do. Its the second time in four years that Houston and Golden State have met in the West finals; the Warriors ousted the Rockets in five games in 2015 on their way to the NBA title. Golden State was the No. 1 seed that year, Houston was No. 2. The seeds are flipped this time, after Houston finished the regular season with the leagues best record. This is the first time since 2014 a span of 15 series where Golden State will have to play Game 1 on the road. Every series you play, it gets harder and harder and harder, said Warriors guard Stephen Curry, who is seeking a fourth straight trip to the NBA Finals and third ring in four years. So following that trend for sure. The verbal jousts between the Warriors and Rockets go back to the preseason, with Green questioning Houstons commitment to defense. And after Houston beat Golden State 122-121 on opening night of the season, that prompted Rockets coach Mike DAntoni to turn that phrase back around on Green. It picked up in January, when the teams split a pair of games. And in February, Green told Sports Illustrated that he knew the Rockets were focused on knocking the Warriors off. Noted. Great. Well see yall soon, Green said then. Soon, now, has a definitive date. Soon is Monday.NHAT MEYER/Bay Area News Group Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry (30) takes a shot against New Orleans Pelicans Anthony Davis (23) in the first half of Game 4 of the NBA Western Conference semifinals on Sunday at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, La. By JIMMY GOLENAssociated PressBOSTON Jayson Tatum caught a pass underneath the basket, shook off a hit and went up for the go-ahead layup with 23 seconds left and the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers 114112 on Wednesday night to advance to the Eastern Conference finals. Tatum scored 25 points, Jaylen Brown had 24 and Terry Rozier 17, sinking a pair of free throws after forcing Joel Embiids turnover in the final seconds. Al Horford added 15 points and eight rebounds for Boston, which will play Cleveland for the second straight year for a spot in the NBA finals. Game 1 is Sunday in Boston. Embiid had 27 points and 12 rebounds for the 76ers, who roared back into the playoffs for the first time since 2012, winning won 20 out of 21 games before Boston beat them three straight times to open the conference semifinals. Dario Saric had 27 points and 10 rebounds, and Ben Simmons added 18 points, eight rebounds and six assists. Embiid had a chance to tie it after Tatum made it 111-109 with 18.8 seconds left. But he missed a heavily contested layup, failed to tip it back in and then grabbed that rebound, too. Rozier knocked the ball out of his hands, off his leg and out of bounds with 10.8 seconds left. Rozier made a pair of free throws to make it 113109 eight straight points for Boston. J.J. Reddicks 3-pointer cut the deficit to one. Marcus Smart missed his first free-throw attempt and appeared to try to miss the second, too to force the Sixers to bring the ball up the court with the clock running but the ball went in. Philadelphias fullcourt inbounds pass was intercepted by Smart, and he threw the ball in the air to run out the clock. The Celtics and Cavaliers will meet in the Eastern Conference finals for the second straight year.NBA PLAYOFFSCeltics beat 76ers in Game 5, advance to face Cavs
LAKE CITY REPORTER ADVICE & COMICS THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018 3B DEAR ABBY: Our daughter turns 5 soon, and my wife still breastfeeds her to bed every night and wakes her a few times a night for more breastfeeding. This has had negative consequences on our marriage. All my daughters peers have been weaned and have been sleeping alone through the night for the last three years. Our daughters mouth is filled with cavities, and my wifes breasts are no-touch zones sexually. My wife refuses even to consider stopping. Is it time for me to leave? -PERPLEXED DAD IN WISCONSIN DEAR DAD: No, its time for your daughters pediatrician and her dentist to be informed about this because it may not be healthy for your child. Your wife appears to be fostering dependency instead of helping the girl to achieve independence. Your wife may think she has been doing the right thing, but if her own emotional needs are so great that she cant alter her parenting style, you may want to consult a licensed family therapist for guidance. DEAR ABBY: Our 28-yearold daughter, the mother of two, is in the middle of a divorce from her husband of three years. The divorce is not yet final, but shes already involved with a new man. He is eight years older, jobless, has terminal cancer, lives with his father and is raising his 6-year-old daughter. This relationship seems wrong in so many ways, we cannot imagine how this could ever come to any good. My daughter is intelligent. She has a promising management position with a big company. But shes not the kind to listen to any advice, and has never made good decisions when it comes to men. Any advice from you would be greatly appreciated. -UNSURE IN TEXAS DEAR UNSURE: Because you love your daughter, be patient and supportive. There is no way to save a daughter who consistently makes poor choices about men and wont listen to advice. Some people have to learn life lessons the hard way. The sooner you accept it, the better your own life will be. DEAR ABBY: My hubby and I are in our 50s and have been happily married for 26 years. We have no children. As we look ahead (hopefully many years) to the disposition of our assets once weve passed, we wonder, what do childless couples do with their formal wedding portraits? Im positive that our siblings would not want or have room for such large photos, and the photographer is no longer in business. I hate to think mementos of such a treasured event in our lives will be tossed in the trash. Any ideas? -SUSIE IN SOUTH CAROLINA DEAR SUSIE: If any of your relatives views himor herself as the family historian, offer the portraits to that person to be given upon your demise. Or, although the portraits are large, they could be digitized and added to the family tree. This way, your relatives could have the digital versions, and you and your husband could have the originals placed in your coffins with you when the time of departure arrives. Abigail Van Burenwww.dearabby.com Preschooler being breastfed is a concern for her father 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): Youll be disillusioned by what someone does or the signals you think someone is sending you. Be careful how you handle a peer or someone you are doing business with to avoid damaging your reputation, status or position. TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Youll be taken advantage of if you arent careful. An offer you receive will not be realistic. Take a practical approach when dealing with someone who tends to brag or makes promises that are too good to be true. 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Dont let a personal matter interfere with taking care of your responsibilities. Know when to say no. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Personal growth should be your goal. Make adjustments to a relationship that has left you feeling like you are heading in opposite directions. Listen, compromise and make amends so you can move forward in a positive manner. SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Short trips, planning an adventure or taking on a new creative project will give you something to look forward to. A chance to form a partnership with someone you find unique and intriguing will inspire you to try harder. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Someone you thought you could trust will disappoint you. Discuss your concern and offer solutions you think are necessary if you want to move forward. Dont give in or neglect to be truthful about the way you feel. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Youll be given an opportunity to try something different. Your ability to pick up skills and knowledge effortlessly will put you in a good position. Clear a space at home to explore new possibilities. Someone from your past will surprise you. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Dont feel you are in a competition. Do your own thing so you can avoid getting involved in a costly venture that will benefit others more than yourself. Personal improvements and a healthy lifestyle should be your intent. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Let your creativity take over. Youll come up with a great idea that can help you bring in more cash. A unique opportunity will come from someone you least expect. Refuse to let someone from your past disrupt your life. Singer Henry Fambrough of The Spinners is 80. Singer Donovan is 72. Singer Graham Gouldman of 10cc is 72. Singer Dave Mason is 72. Actor Bruce Penhall (CHiPs) is 61. Singer Bono of U2 is 58. Drummer Danny Carey of Tool is 57. Actor Darryl M. Bell (A Different World) is 55. Model Linda Evangelista is 53. 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4B THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018CLASSIFIED LAKE CITY REPORTERClassi ed Department 755-5440 CLASSIFIED LAKE CITY REPORTER ADVANTAGETake ADvantage of the Reporter Classifieds!755-5440 Immediate opening for part time truck drivers. Must have a valid commercial driver license with good driving record. Please apply at https://www.anderson columbia.com/open-position s.html#op-252770-cdl-construc tion-driver DFW / EOE Position opening for a Laboratory Technician to perform technical work involving the testing of aggregates, cements, soils, asphalt and other materials. Please apply on line at https://www.andersoncolumbi a.com/open-positions.html#op143727-quality-controlDFW / EOE CDL Class A Truck Drivers Wanted. Home Evenings and Week Ends. 2 year Experience Required. May contact Donna at 386-362-1185 email email@example.com IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, THIRD JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2012-CA-98 TD BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, a national banking association, Plaintiff, vs. WILLIAM KIRK KOON and SANDRA CONNELL, f/k/a SANDRA LEE KOON, Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE (As to Parcel 2) Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to an Order Returning Case to Active Status and Rescheduling Foreclosure Sale entered on April 9, 2018 in the above-captioned action, the Clerk of Court will sell the property situated in Columbia County, Florida, described as follows: PARCEL 2: The East of the West of the Northeast and the West of the East of the Northeast of Section 34, Township 6 South, Range 17 East, Columbia County, Florida TAX PARCEL NO: 34-6S-1709850-000 at public sale, in the presence of the Plaintiff, to the highest and best bidder for cash, in the third floor lobby of the Columbia County Courthouse, 173 N.E. Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida on the 11th day of July, 2018, at 11:00 a.m., pursuant to the terms of the Summary Final Judgment entered by the Court on September 4, 2012 and in accordance with Section 45.031, Florida Statutes. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administration at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Dated this 13th day of April 2018. P. DEWITT CASON CLERK CIRCUIT COURT By: /s/ S. Weeks Deputy Clerk 421053 May 10, 17, 2018 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE FORT WHITE AUTOMOTIVE gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 05/22/2018, 8:00 am at 8493 SW. US Hwy 27, Fort White, FL 32038, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes. FORT WHITE AUTOMOTIVE reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. 2009 HONDA 5J6RE38349L013865 427182 May 10, 2018 Registration of Fictitious Names We the undersigned, being duly sworn, do hereby declare under oath that the names of all persons interested in the business or profession carried on under the name of GIFT BASKET FINESSEE, 958 NE MAPLE LANE, LAKE CITY, FL 32055 Contact Phone Number: (386) 697-6682 and the extent of the interest of each, is as follows: Name: TELISHA TURNER Extent of Interest: 100% by:/s/ TELISHA TURNER STATE OF FLORIDA COUNTY OF COLUMBIA Sworn to and subscribed before me this 23rd day of MAY, A.D. 2018. by:/s/ George Morse Notary 427315 May 10, 2018 Fulltime Kitchen help needed at Hardee's all shifts at Baya Dr and SR 100. Apply in person. 386-752-0393 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 3RD JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 18000062CAAXMX THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDER OF THE CWABS INC., ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-16, Plaintiff, v. SERGIO M. HERNANDEZ, ET AL., Defendants. AMENDED NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Final Judgment dated April 23, 2018 entered in Civil Case NO. 18000062CAAXMX in Circuit Court of the 3rd Judicial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Florida, Civil division, wherein THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS OF THE CWABS INC., ASSETBACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-16, Plaintiff and SERGIO M. HERNANDEZ; MARICRUZ HERNANDEZ; UNKNOWN TENANT #1 N/K/A STEVEN HERNANDEZ are Defendant(s), Clerk of Court, will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash beginning at 11:00 AM at the Columbia County Courthouse, 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Lake City, FL 32055 in accordance with Chapter 45, Florida Statutes on June 27, 2018 the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to-wit: TOWNSHIP 5 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST, SECTION 1: COMMENCE AT THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 5 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST, RUN THENCE 016'15" E, 984 FEET; THENCE RUN N 89 6'22" E, 3.60 FEET TO THE EAST RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF WALTER LITTLE ROAD; RUN THENCE S 055'52" W ALONG SAID RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE 236.05 FEET TO THE POINT OF THE BEGINNING; THENCE N 8986'22" E, 247.47 FEET; THENCE S 0 55'52" W, 176.02 FEET; THENCE S 896'22" W, 247.47 FEET; THENCE N 055'52" E, 176.02 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. ALSO, THE SOUTH 176.02 FEET OF THE NORTH 1395.67 FEET OF THE NE EAST OF WALTER LITTLE ROAD. Property Address: 543 S.W. Walter Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32024 ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. AMERICANS WITH DISABILITY ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administration at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386-758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. April 30, 2018 CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT Columbia County, Florida /s/ S. Weeks DEPUTY CLERK OF COURT 423531 May 3, 10, 2018 LAKE BUTLER HOSPITAL Director Human Resources Please visit our website www.lakebutlerhospital.com for more information and to fill out an application. PH. 386.496.2323 Ext 9258, Fax 386.496.2105 Equal Employment Opportunity/ Drug & Tobacco Free Workplace Subsidize your income. The Lake City Reporter has immediate openings for carries in the following area: Ellisville, Providence and Columbia City. Apply in person at Lake City Reporter, 180 E Duval St, Lake City, FL. IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE THIRD JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA IN AND FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO. 12-2017-CA-000304 FLAGSTAR BANK, FSB, Plaintiff, vs. SCOTT FRAZIER, UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION 1, UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION 2, UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF SCOTT FRAZIER, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Summary Final Judgment of Foreclosure filed May 1, 2018 entered in Civil Case No. 12-2017-CA-000304 of the Circuit Court of the THIRD Judicial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Lake City, Florida, the Clerk of Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at Columbia County Courthouse, 173 Northeast Hernando Ave. 3rd Floor, Lake City, FL 32055 in accordance with Chapter 45, Florida Statutes on the 27th day of June, 2018 at 11:00 AM on the following described property as set forth in said Summary Final Judgment, to-wit: THE SOUTH OF THE MIDDLE 1/3 OF BLOCK 43, OF MASON CITY SUBDIVISION, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 1, PAGE(S) 31, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA. ALSO KNOWN AS THE NORTH 1/3 OF THE SOUTH OF BLOCK 43, MASON CITY SUBDIVISION, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 1, PAGE(S) 31, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property yp py owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens, must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administration at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Dated this 2nd day of May, 2018. CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT As Clerk of the Court BY: /s/ S. Weeks Deputy Clerk 426013 May 10, 17, 2018 Nature's Source Products, Inc is hiring the following positions: Bag Line Chain Saw Operator Kiln Operator / Security Knuckle Boom Loader Operator Tractor Front End Loader Operator Apply in person at 854 NW Guerdon Street, Lake City FL Mon-Fri 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. O'Neal Roofing now hiring. No experience required. Apply in person 212 SE Hickory Dr. 386-752-7578 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE THIRD JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case #: 2014-CA-000409 Nationstar Mortgage LLC Plaintiff -vs.Kenneth Edward Hazen a/k/a Kenneth E. Hazen; Elizabeth Jane Swinney; Unknown Parties in Possession #1, If living, and all Unknown Parties claiming by, through, under and against the above named Defendant(s) who are not known to be dead or alive, whether said Unknown Parties may claim an interest as Spouses, Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, or Other Claimants; Unknown Parties in Possession #2, If living, and all Unknown Parties claiming by, through, under and against the above named Defendant(s) who are not know to be dead or alive, whether said Unknown Parties may claim an interest as Spouse, Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, or Other Claimants Defendant(s). NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to order rescheduling foreclosure sale or Final Judgment, entered in Civil Case No. 2014-CA-000409 of the Circuit Court of the 3rd Judicial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Florida wherein Nationstar Mortgage LLC, Plaintiff and Kenneth Edward Hazen a/k/a Kenneth E. Hazen are defendant(s), I, Clerk of Court, P. Dewitt Cason, will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash AT THE COURTROOM ONE OF THE COLUMBIA COUNTY COURTHOUSE, LOCATED AT 173 HERNANDO AVENUE, LAKE CITY, COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA, AT 11:00 A.M. on May 30th, 2018, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to-wit: LOT 68, OF CALLAWAY PHASE III, A SUBDIVISION ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7, PAGES 145146, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administration at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. P. Dewitt Cason CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT Columbia County, Florida /s/ S. Weeks DEPUTY CLERK 424338 May 3, 10, 2018 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE THIRD JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case #: 2018-CA-000025 Nationwide Advantage Mortgage Company Plaintiff, -vs.Harold G. DuPriest; Judy Ann Jensen; Unknown Spouse of Harold G. DuPriest; Unknown Spouse of Judy Ann Jensen; Nations Lending Services, Inc. d/b/a Nations Lending; Cooks Heat and Air Conditioning, Inc. d/b/a Cooks Air Conditioning & Heating Specialists; Lottie Farms Homeowners Association, Inc.; Unknown Parties in Possession #1, if living, and all Unknown Parties claiming by, through, under and against the above named Defendant(s) who are not known to be dead or alive, whether said Unknown Parties may claim an interest as Spouse, Heirs, Devisees, grantees, or Other Claimants; Unknown Parties in Possession #2, if living, and all Unknown Parties claiming by, through, under and against the above named Defendant(s) who are not known to be dead or alive, whether said Unknown Parties may claim an interest as Spouse, Heirs, Devisees, Grantees, or Other Claimants Defendant(s). NOTICE OF ACTION FORECLOSURE PROCEEDINGSPROPERTY TO: Harold G. DuPriest, WHOSE RESIDENCE IS: LAST KNOWN ADDRESS, 13306 Highway 2301, Youngstown, FL and Unknown Spouse of Harold G. DuPriest, WHOSE RESIDENCE IS: LAST KNOWN ADDRESS, 13306 Highway 2301, Youngstown, FL 32466 Residence unknown, if living, including any unknown spouse of the said Defendants, if either has remarried and if either or both of said Defendants are dead, their respective unknown heirs, devisees, grantees, assignees, creditors, lienors, and trustees, and all other persons claiming by, through, under or against the named Defendant (s); and the aforementioned named Defendant(s) and such of the aforementioned unknown Defendants and such of the aforementioned unknown Defendants as may be infants, incompetents or otherwise not sui juris. YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action has been commenced to foreclose a mortgage on the following real property, lying and being and situated in Columbia County, Florida, more particularly described as follows: LOT 3, BLOCK B, LOTTIE FARMS SUBDIVISION, IN SECTION 18, TOWNSHIP 4 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST, COLUMBIA COUNTY FLORIDA, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6, PAGE 20. SUBJECT TO EASEMENTS OF RECORD AND LOTTIE FARMS SUBDIVISION HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION RECORDED IN ORB 946, PAGES 1088 THROUGH 1102, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA. TOGETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN MANUFACTURED HOME, YEAR: 2003, MAKE: FLEETWOOD, VIN#: GAFL275A74458CD21. AND VIN#: GAFL275B74458CD21. more commonly known as 267 Southwest Lottie Court, Lake City, FL 32024. This action has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defense, if any, upon SHAPIRO, FISHMAN & GACHE, LLP, Attorneys for Plaintiff, whose address is 4630 Woodland Corporate Blvd., Suite 100, Tampa, FL 33614, within thirty (30) days after the first publication of this notice and file the original with the clerk of this Court either before service on Plaintiffs attorney or immediately there after; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Carrina Cooper, Court Administration at 173 NE Hernando Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, Florida 32055, 386758-2163 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. WITNESS my hand and seal of this Court on the 26th day of April, 2018. P. Dewitt Cason Circuit and County Courts By: /s/ S. Weeks Deputy Clerk 424189 May 3, 10, 2018
Classied Department 755-5440 LAKE CIT Y REPOR TER SPORTS THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018 5B Classi ed Department 755-5440 THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018CLASSIFIED LAKE CITY REPORTER5B Coldwell Banker-Bishop Elaine Tolar 365-1548 MLS100685 $143,900 4/2 freshly painted & new carpet, private backyard, wired for sec system. 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 MLS98034 4/3 on 17th Green alongside the 18th Fairway in Country Club, brick FP, $249,900 Coldwell Banker-Bishop Elaine Tolar 365-1548 MLS99605 Country home & 3/2 SWMH, 5.01ac, enclosed in-ground pool $224,000 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 $99,900 Coldwell Banker-Bishop Elaine Tolar 365-1548 Now underway in Mayfair, split plan 3/2, open kitchen to living area $194,900 Country Rivers Realty, LLC 497-3305 MLS100362 1997 mfg home w/open floor plan on 8ac, approx 1ac fenced, lg covered porch $87,500 Country Rivers Realty, LLC 497-3305 MLS100366 2/2, huge great rm, & front porch, on 2 lots back yard overlooking Sante Fe River. $129,300 Country Rivers Realty, LLC 497-3305 MLS99962 $110,000 Currently used as residence w/office & workshop detached from home, Ft White Country Rivers Realty, LLC 497-3305 MLS100434 $64,900 10 ac ready for your dream home, already has well, septic & power, cleared homesite. Country Rivers Realty, LLC 497-3305 MLS100590 $29,900 2.3 ac w/well, septic & power. mature hardwoods alread y thinned & ready for a home Country Rivers Realty, LLC 497-3305 MLS100669 $30,000 Camping lot on Sante Fe, walking dist to public boat ramp, Fort White. Daniel Crapps Agency 7555110 MLS97936 $149,000 2 homes, conc block w/ceramic tild flooring thru-out & move in ready plus 1828 sf mfg home. Daniel Crapps Agency 3973002 MLS99858 $189,500 3/2.5 brick w/formal LR, fam rm, fenced back yard on 6.9ac west of Lake City on SR-247 Daniel Crapps Agency 3973002 MLS99893 $777,500 gorgeous setting for this 2518 sqft home w/73 ac plus 1800sf guest qtrs, 45ac lake & more! Daniel Crapps Agency 3973002 MLS99767 24.8 ac w/paved rd frontage just east o f Ft White HS. Owner financing avail. $198,400 Daniel Crapps Agency 3973002 MLS99868 $55,110 Wooded corner lot 10 square ac, offers easy access to Lake City, Ft White & Gainesville Daniel Crapps Agency 3973002 MLS98342 $1,100,000 21+ac tract west of Lake City on US90, 4027sf bldg & 6461sf bldg 1/2 to 5 acre lots; owner financing. some with w/s/pp Deas Bullard/BKL Properties 386-752-4339 www.landnfl.com United Country, Dicks Realty 752-8585 MLS99612 3/2 in town, fenced backyard & 2 car garage. $167,777 United Country, Dicks Realty 752-8585 MLS100394 $99,000 4/2 DWMH on 5ac in White Springs within walking dist of Stephen Foster State Park. United Country, Dicks Realty 752-8585 MLS100668 73.52 ac of raw land in Lake City, planted pines & oaks. Starting at $ 615/mo, tile floors, fresh paint. Great Area. Call ( 386 ) 752-9626 Five Ash Forest, Lake City's premier 55 plus manufactured home community. 752-7207 Lo t lease includes water, sewer, garbage & lawn maintenance. Spacious 2/1 w/garage first, last and sec, no pets, smoke free. $725/mo 386-867-9231 Hallmark Real Estate Jane t Creel 719-0382 MLS100460 4/3 home on Suwannee River. Floating 2-story doc k w/screened upper deck. Hallmark Real Estate Jay Nash 269-2581 MLS100490 3/2 in established neighborhood, close to everything you need in Lake City! $112,000 Hallmark Real Estate Vic Lantroop 623-6401 MLS98661 2.5 ac deep in Cannon Creek Airpark, corner lot & dead end street. $44,500 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 MLS99619 well-known establishment in Suwannee Co w/full liquor license. Call fo r details Hallmark Real Estate Anita Tonetti 697-3780 MLS91217 Mobile Home park w/5 units on 2.5ac 3/2 DW to live in while collecting rental income. Jackie Taylor & Associates Realty 752-4663 MLS90282 Grea t investment, currently rented a t $900/mo, lg lot in town, detached garage. $124,900 Jackie Taylor & Associates Realty 752-4663 MLS100413 2/2 w/3rd started by closing in garage, carport, partially fenced w/nice trees, great location. Jackie Taylor & Associates Realty 752-4663 MLS100654 3/2 brick on 1+ac, new appliances, HVAC, 10x20 deck, 2 sheds, chain link fenced backyard 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 MLS98649 Newly remodeled 2/2 in Eastside Village, move-in ready, inside laundry rm, Jackie Taylor & Associates Realty Jackie Taylor 397-3479 MLS97359 $139,900 4/2 on fenced 4.78ac, wkshp w/roll-up doors, fenced & cross fenced. 259 SE Country Club Rd, Sat, May 12, 8-12, Furniture, HH, clothes toddler, womens & mens, antiques, tools. 2br/1.5ba townhouse apt 996 SE Putnam $625/mo $625/dep No pets. CH/A 386-344-2472 PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. PUBLISHER'S NOTE Florida Law 828.29 requires dogs and cats being sold to be at least 8 weeks old and have a health certificate from a licensed veterinarian documenting they have mandatory shots and are free from intestinal and external parasites. Many species of wildlife must be licensed by Florida Fish and Wildlife. If you are unsure, contact the local office for information. 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. Remax, Missy Zecher 6230237 MLS100045 $267,900 Executive home w/Lake Jeffery access, lg kit, oversized maste r w/ French doors to sunroom Remax, Missy Zecher 6230237 MLS100057 $175,000 Spacious home on 10 ac, lg porches on front & back, spli t plan, lg kit w/center island. Remax, Missy Zecher 6230237 MLS100151 $194,500 Fantastic home in Wise Estates, lg great rm w/sliding glass door to covered porch. Remax, Missy Zecher 6230237 MLS100188 $39,900 Cannon Creek Airpark lot, runway license will convey with lot. Great price for runway lot. Remax, Missy Zecher 6230237 MLS100593 $285,000 Custom brick in southern end of county, lg great rm, open kit, oversized master to Fla rm. Remax, Missy Zecher 6230237 MLS100629 $399,000 Great location, convenient to Hwy 90, I75 & I10. 5000ft warehouse, office space w/reception Neighborhood Yard Sale: May 12, 8-? Hwy 247 S (3mi) 2nd paved rd on left (Justin Gln) see signs after S&S on Troy Rd. 386-365-7117. Tools, HH, Clothes, toys, antiques, crystal. A little of everything! 7 families. Remax, Pam Beauchamp 3032505 MLS100286 $574,900 3/2 home & 4/2 DWMH, 45 ac, 3 stall barn, 60x80 metal shop w/3 bay doors, power & water. Remax, Pam Beauchamp 3032505 MLS100640 $155,000 2/2 loft style home on 5.3ac, wraparound porch, 2 car carport, workshop, 2 sheds Remax, Pam Beauchamp 3032505 MLS100442 $94,900 4/2 DWMH w/covered front porch & back decks, 45x19 garage, stocked pond w/boat ramp. Poole Realty Ronnie Poole 208-3175 MLS100208 4/3 LR & fam rm w/FP's, office, fla rm, 2 car garage w/safe rm/basement, fish pond. $385,000 Poole Realty Anita Handy 2085877 MLS100403 $94,500 3/1 2 mi from Live Oak, new HVAC, move in ready & has awesome Oak trees for shade. Poole Realty Mindy Wilkson 209-7658 MLS100430 3/2 in Jennings, LR w/vaulted ceiling & FP, lg laundry rm, bonus room upstairs. $179,900 Poole Realty Anita Handy 2085877 MLS100536 $244,900 4/2 custom brick on 22.79ac, fenced back yard as well as th e entire property. Poole Realty Ronnie Poole 208-3175 MLS99570 $146,500 Home located in bend of river, spacious deck to water. Poole Realty Amanda Senea 249-1640 MLS99595 $94,90 0 Brick home in great nghbd, fenced back yard, metal roof, carport, hardwood floors. Rockford Realty Group, Debi Bennefield 288-1208/Scot t Stewart 867-3498 MLS10002 $289,800 2/2 on Suwannee River, dock w/boat shelter Rockford Realty Group, Debi Bennefield 288-1208/Scot t Stewart 867-3498 MLS94089 $669,000 Colonial on 5ac, 4/3 & 2 partial BA, 3 HVAC units Rockford Realty Group, Debi Bennefield 288-1208/Scott Stewart 867-3498 MLS98482 4BR/3BA 2198hsf $298,200 Rockford Realty Group, Debi Bennefield 288-1208/Scot t Stewart 867-3498 MLS99455 $189,440 Reserve at Jewel Lake, community dock. Rockford Realty Group, Debi Bennefield 288-1208/Scott Stewart 867-3498 MLS99616 $298,900 2/2 river house on Suwannee, wraparound porch Rockford Realty Group, Debi Bennefield 288-1208/Scot t Stewart 867-3498 MLS99218 $83,900 7.5ac lot in Rose Creek Plantation. Beautiful Commercial Suite for rent in Midtown Center, Lake City, office & warehouse space. Call 386-365-8818 FOR RENT 3 BDRM 2 BA HOME 1206 SW McFarlane Ave., Lake City, FL. 3 bdrm, 2 ba home, fenced back yard. Available June 1st. $1000 per month, $500 security deposit, $50 application fee. Nonsmokers and no pets. Call for appointment. 904-813-8864 4 Family Sale: 276 SE Doug Moore Dr 32025 Fri & Sat 8-? 386-755-0353 We have a little bit of everything! 2016 AUDI A3 SEDAN Like new 3,600 miles. Warranty to Jan 2020 or 50K miles. Turbo 1.8, very quick. 33 mph hwy. White with titanium gray heated leather interior. $22,500 Not a dealer. Call Glenn at 540-834-8912. Windsong Apartments We offer 1, 2, & 3 BR's Apply On-Line!windsong-apartmentliving.com386-758-8455 By DOUG FERGUSONAssociated PressPONTE VEDRA BEACH Rory McIlroy didnt break par until his fourth time at The Players Championship. The next step is having a chance on Sunday. The four-time major champion has learned to love the TPC Sawgrass learned to like, he quickly clarified with a smile and he has taken small steps toward contention. The Stadium Course has a history of not favoring any one style of play, and the list of winners at the PGA Tours premier event illustrates that, going from Greg Norman to Lee Janzen, from Tiger Woods to Craig Perks, from Henrik Stenson to Tim Clark. I felt like it handcuffed me, McIlroy said. I felt like I was just being stubborn, trying to hit driver where theres no point in hitting drive. So Ive learned to take it for what it is a very positional golf course. Attitude is everything in golf, especially on this Pete Dye-designed course created on land that used to be a swamp. McIlroy said he now looks forward to The Players Championship, even though he has yet to finish closer than four shots of the winner. Much of that has to do with the water, just not any found on the golf course. I started staying on the beach a few years ago, and thats made the event a lot more enjoyable, McIlroy said. McIlroy is not alone in his struggles. Jordan Spieth has gone the opposite direction. He nearly won the first time he played and didnt even make a bogey until his 59th hole. He tied for fourth. And that was the last time he played on the weekend at Sawgrass. I just kind of assumed that it would come easy to me, Spieth said. Dustin Johnson has never finished better than a tie for 12th. That was last year, and he had to close with a 68 to finish that high. Even more remarkable for the No. 1 player in the world is that he has shot in the 60s just three times in 30 rounds. It all starts to unfold Thursday, the final time The Players Championship will be held in May after a 12-year run before returning to the pre-Masters date in March. The star attraction is Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson paired in the same group for the first time since the 2014 PGA Championship. This is only the second time they have played with each other on the Stadium Course. The other was the third round in 2001, when Woods holed a birdie putt from one end of the island green to the other on the par-3 17th and wound up winning the next day. Woods has won twice at Sawgrass. He has never missed the cut. But he has been perplexed by the Stadium Course, just like so many others. He has finished out of the top 20 in just over half his appearances, some of those when he was the most dominant player in golf. Theres no way of faking it around this golf course, said Woods, who won his first U.S. Amateur at Sawgrass in 1994. The golf course negates a lot of different things. Were all playing from basically the same spots off the tees with our approach shots. Mickelson has said of his 2007 victory, I cant believe I won here. The purse has been raised to $11 million, with the winner getting just under $2 million for a weeks work. The field is always among the strongest last year, only the three full-field majors had a higher-rated field. And while it has an All-Star roster of champions, equally impressive is the list of players who havent won. That includes the top five players in the world, all of whom have a mathematical chance to be No. 1 by the end of the week. First, they have to figure out Sawgrass. Its a golf course that can frustrate you, McIlroy said. I think thats what Pete Dye does so well. He can frustrate you by the design of his golf courses, and you feel like youre getting bad breaks, and that can get under your skin a little bit. ... I think the mental side of golf is way more important than the physical. You can struggle with your swing and struggle with your putting, but if your mental side is on point, youre going to have a chance to win every week. McIlroy has his own star group with Spieth and Justin Thomas, three players in their 20s who have combined for eight majors. The forecast is for warm temperatures, which should translate into a firm, fast course. When it gets firm and fast, its hard, Thomas said. Its the hardest par 72 well play. ... You have to just take what it gives you, and take you medicine when you get out of position. 2005 at Doral to return to No. 1 in the world, and in 2001 at the Masters when he completed his sweep of the majors. So when Woods was told about Mickelsons jab questioning whether he wanted a piece of him, Woods knew exactly where to go. First of all, big picture, Woods said as his smile widened. When a reporter thought Woods meant their record while playing in the same group amazingly, the mark is 16-16-4 Woods cut him off. How many times have we won on tour? he said. They have never been particularly close in the record book. Woods has a 79-43 lead in PGA Tour victories, 14-5 in the majors. Matt Kuchar once told a story about how Mickelson would be dishing out his best material in the team room at the Ryder Cup, and if he ever didnt have a comeback, he would simply reveal how many majors he has won to shut up the room but not without surveying his audience. He can only say that if Tigers not around, Kuchar said. He has to look over both shoulders and make sure, because then Tiger gives him his number. They were never particularly close off the course, either. Both will say that their relationship was overblown in the media, and there might be some truth to that. They lived on opposite ends of the country and had different lifestyles for so much of their careers. They got along fine because both are professionals, but it was never more than that. There still were some fun moments. One year they were in the locker room at the Byron Nelson Classic when Mickelson challenged Woods to anything at their disposal. How about pool? Pingpong? How about anything that involves running, Woods said, and he walked away leaving Mickelson searching for a comeback. And there have been some tense moments. Mickelson mentioned in a magazine interview going into the 2003 season that Woods used inferior equipment. Mickelson posted one of the great closing rounds in major championship history with a 66 to win at Muirfield in 2013, and when asked to comment on the round, Woods said only that the course was gettable that day. Their most famous pairing was when they were partners in the 2004 Ryder Cup, and that didnt end all that well. They lost both matches. Woods is 42 with two children. Mickelson is 47, and the oldest of his three children started college last year. They still are competitive as ever, though both are statesmen in the game. Mickelson has never failed to give Woods credit for his impact on the game, particularly the attention he brought to golf that resulted in mammoth TV contracts and prize money that made everyone rich. Mainly because of Woods, Mickelson has never been PGA Tour player of the year, has never been No. 1 in the world and has never won the money title. It was the most remarkable golf in the history of the game, and I think unrepeatable, Mickelson said. I think it was that good. I look at 2000 as being kind of the benchmark at the U.S. Open as being the greatest golf Ive ever witnessed and I believe has ever been played. And it sucked to have to play against him. Lefty still got in a few jabs that year. He ended Woods six-tournament winning streak at Torrey Pines in early 2000. At the end of that year, he beat him at the Tour Championship to end four straight years of Woods winning when he had at least a share of the 54-hole lead. They have been there for each other in tough times. Woods reached out to Mickelson when his wife, Amy, was diagnosed with breast cancer. Woods told of Mickelson sending nothing but encouraging texts when Woods was struggling with his chipping in early 2015 as his back was still ailing. He offered numerous times to help me out with technique and just about it, Woods said. I said, Yeah, you and I have the same philosophy in how we approach chipping and how we do it. I just cant physically do it. But now its different. I feel better, Woods said. And my short game has turned around. Game on. AGE Continued From 1BPGA TOURMcIlroy still searching for the secret to Sawgrass
6B T HURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018 SPORTS LAKE CITY REPORTER rfntb bbbrrfntbtrrfrffrr frrrffrffr rffffrffffr rfnff bbnfffffrfffff rffftrrff frffffrfr rrffrrr fffnrbb rfntb rf frffrrrtb bbb rfrfbbfrf COURTESY PHOTOSThe net winners from the 2018 Ladies Invitational. From staff reportsSeventy-two ladies played in the Ladies Invitational on Apr. 23. The overall winners were Kooky Lucas and Linda Harrison, who won the low gross with a score of 79. Linda Sadesky and Virginia Roces won the low net with a score of 63. Linda Weaver was the winner of the putting contest. First flight winners were Lenore Revels and Connie Manning, who won the low gross with an 81. Sheila Higginbotham and Diane Farmer won the low net with a 68. Linda Weaver and Caroline Stevens won second place with a 68. Carrie Wynn and Donna Carmon came in third place with a 68. Youngsun Park and Song Kim came in fourth place with a 69. Cathy Steen and Jan Davis came in fifth place with a 69. Second flight winners were Nancy Smith and Carly Warren, who won the low gross with an 84. Sherry Dombeck and Pam Winn won the low net with a 63. Deb Brix and Linda Stanfill came in second place with a 67. Suzi Davis and Kim Cross came in third place with a 68. Robin Cassotta and Martha Wynn came in fourth place with a 69. Trish Holm and Nicole Ste-Marie came in fifth place with a 71. Third fight winners were: Pat Jones and Lynn Hagan, who won the low gross with an 85. Velma Morton and Roberta Whitaker won the low net with a 64. Carol Healy and Denise Boyd came in second place with a 66. JoAnn Brady and Nancy Cunliffe came in third place with a 67. Patty Sullivan and Yvonne Currie came in fourth place with 69. Teresa Bide came in fifth place with a 70. Fourth flight winners were Glenda Rewis and Leanne Philpot, who won the low gross with an 89. Stephanie Phillips and Susan Prewitt won the low net with a score of 69. Cynthia Lucia and Janet Keough came in second place with a 70. Betty Tillis and Sue Ice came in third place with a 70. Adrienne Snyder and Barbara Zumwalt came in fourth place with a 71. Mary Beth Viscione and Betty Beck came in fifth place with a 72. The ladies would like to thank their Title Sponsor, Chris Pottle of Furniture Showplace for his continued support of their tournament over the years.2018 Ladies InvitationalThe gross winners from the 2018 Ladies Invitational. From staff reportsThe Country Club at Lake City had players in the NERA tournament on Apr. 28. The team of Lance Warren, Ray Pendell, Jarrod Thomas and Mike Worden came in first place with a score of 58. The team of Ben Williams, Bruce Wimberly, Gary Godwin and Jay Tillman came in second place with a 62. The team of Scott McCullough, Dale Demotto, John Demotto and Dave Derringer came in third place with a 68. The Saturday Blitz costs $15 plus cart fee and is open to anyone but you must tee off by 9:30 a.m. Just call the pro shop to make a tee time. The Country Club at Lake City had 15 players that played in the Sunday Blitz on Apr. 29. Steve Smithy came in first place with a +6. Dell Sanders came in second place with a +5. Cory DePratter, Terry Hunter and Steve Patterson all tied for third place with a +2. Closest to the pin winners were: Bruce Gibson #5, Cory DePratter #7, Timmy Rogers #15 and Scott Kishton #17. Skin winners were: Terry Hunter #1 and #13, Steve Smithy #7 and #18, Steve Thomas #12 and #14 and Steve Patterson #15. The Sunday Blitz cost $20 plus cart fee and is open to anyone and you can tee off at anytime. The Country Club at Lake City had eight ladies that played in the LGA Ringer on Tuesday, May 1. Velma Morton came in first place with a net score of 33. Cathy Steen and Caroline Stevens tied for second place with net scores of 33.5. There were no chip ins on the day so the chip in pot will carry over to next Tuesday. The LGA plays every Tuesday starting at 9 a.m. Country Club at Lake City had 19 players that played in the Wednesday Blitz on May 2. Jonathan Allen and Dennis Crawford tied for first place with a +10. Bud Johnson came in third place with a +8. Mickey Willcox came in fourth place with a +6. Shelton Keen came in fifth place with a +3. Skin winners were: Brandon Moore #1, #10 and #15, Bud Johnson #5, Dennis Crawford #6, #8, #13 and #17, Shelton Keen #7, Jordan Hale #9, Jonathan Allen #11 and Scott Kishton #12. The skins pot hole was #13; there were no birdies on the hole so the $334 pot will carry over to next Wednesday. The Wednesday Blitz costs $13 (plus optional pot) plus cart fee and is open to anyone and you can tee off at anytime. Just call the pro shop to make a tee time. The Good Old Boys Match 1 Dennis Hendershott, Jeff Mayne, Jim Stevens, Dennis Hendershott Jr, Emerson Darst-11, Ed Snow, Bob Wheary, Shelton Keen, Derrick Snow, Bill Wheeler-8, Rhea Hart, Rob Brown, Carl Wilson, Eli Witt, Randy Register-4. Match 2 Mark Risk, Tom Hosford, Larry Ward, Noidrie Moses, Bob Hiers-11, Jim McGriff, Paul Davis, Jim Bell, Bill Rogers, Dan Stephens-8. Good Scores were: Dennis Hendershott Jr 72 (36-36), Noidrie Moses 74 (36-38), Bob Wheary 75 (37-38), Mark Risk 76 (40-36), Jim McGriff 78 (37-41), Shelton Keen 78 (38-40), Dan Stephens 78 (40-38), Rhea Hart 79 (4039), Dennis Hendershott 79 (38-41). Noidrie Moses eagle on #2. For more information on any events and tournaments or specials at The Country Club, please call the pro shop at 752-2266 or check out our website at www.thecountryclubatlakecity.com. UPCOMING May 12, Players Blitz May 26, MGA Tournament May 28, Memorial Day Blitz June 4-8, Golf Camp #1 June 11-15, Tennis Camp #1 June 16, U.S. Open Blitz June 18-22, Golf Camp #2 July 9-13, Golf Camp #3 July 16-20, Tennis Camp #2 July 21, The Open Blitz from the COUNTRY CLUB from theAT LAKE CITYGOLF REPORTS 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 via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or ejackson@lake cityreporter.com to see you kids in our sports section. For more information, call 754-0421 or 754-0420. multi-hit game and is hitting 10-for-17 during that stretch. The top seven hitters in FSUs lineup had at least one hit. Cals leadership is beginning to stand out, Martin said. He is as good a competitor as any catcher Ive had. His teammates feed off of him. Cal doesnt have the opportunity to be disappointed because hes catching 92-mile an hour fastballsI cant say enough about what this young man brings to our ball club. JU took an early lead off Pollock with a sacrifice fly by Angel Camacho in the first inning. That followed a leadoff walk to Chris Lehane and a hit-andrun single from Scott Dubrule. Pollock struck out the final two hitters of the inning to avoid further damage. FSU responded in the bottom of the frame when the first four batters reached base vs. Dolphin starting pitcher Austin Temple. Steven Wells walked, followed by back-to-back singles from Jackson Lueck and Rhett Aplin. After Aplins RBI single, Raleigh walked and Lueck scored on a throwing error by the JU catcher. Alberts sacrifice fly gave FSU a 3-1 lead. The Dolphins tied the game in the third on three consecutive one-out hits. Dubrule notched an RBI single and scored on a Pollock wild pitch. Dubrule finished the day 3-for-4 with a walk. Seven of JUs 11 hits came from the top four hitters in the lineup. FSUs top of the order responded in the bottom of the third against JU relief pitcher Matt Meyer (1-1), scoring three runs on three hits. Lueck walked, moved to third on Raleighs single and scored on Drew Mendozas RBI single for a 4-3 lead. Alberts second sac fly of the game scored Raleigh and Rafael Bournigal doubled for a 6-3 FSU lead through three innings. After three straight scoreless innings, Duncan Hunter hit a first-pitch home run in the top of the seventh off Pollock to trim FSUs lead to 6-4. Pollock threw one more pitch before getting relieved by Scolaro, who got FSU out of the frame with a tworun lead. FSU again answered the Dolphins, scoring a pair of runs in the bottom of the seventh on an RBI double from Albert and an RBI single from Bournigal, both with two outs. Reese has been very impressive, Martin said of Albert. Hes gotten better with each opportunity. The Noles tacked on a pair of runs in the eighth inning Raleighs RBI double and Mendozas RBI single. NOLES Continued From 1B