The Lake City reporter

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The Lake City reporter
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Lake City reporter (Lake City, Fla. 1967)
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Lake City, FL
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Vol. 95, no. 4 (Oct. 5, 1967)-
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By STEVE WILSONswilson@lakecityreporter.comA lawsuit alleges absentee ballot fraud in the Lake City Council District 10 primary on August 28, but says the results should be nullified on broader grounds as well. According to the suit, filed late Friday by Madison attorney George Reeves on behalf of District 10 Candidate Vanessa George, the Lake City charter requires the city to conduct its own elections, rather than allow them to be staged by the county supervisor of elections as is currently done. George, a first-time candidate, lost the primary to incumbent Eugene Jefferson by 21 votes, 360 to 329. Jefferson is set to be sworn in November 19. The lawsuit alleges that allowing county officials, including the county canvassing board, to oversee city elections violates the city charter, meaning all of the votes received in the race are illegal. The suit also says the city is required to have its own qualifying period for elections. The city currently uses the same one as Columbia County, which in the case of the recent primary was June 18-22. Under the Lake City Charter, and thus according to the lawsuit, the qualifying period should have been July 9-13. Since city candidates were directed to qualify at the wrong time, none of them was purportedly eligible to run. Finally, the suit alleges absentee ballot fraud, a recurring theme in District 10 in recent years. On August 13, State Attorney Jeff Siegmeister confirmed that Jeffersons wife is under investigation for election fraud. SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2018 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | $2 CALL US: (386) 752-1293 SUBSCRIBE TO THE REPORTER: Voice: 755-5445 F ax: 752-9400 Vol. 143, No. 376 TODAYS WEATHER Opinion . . . . . . 4A Obituaries . . . . . . 7A Puzzles . . . . . . . 2-3B Business . . . . . . . 1C Life . . . . . . . . 1D TWO PROMOTEDAt sheriffs office, 6A 90 72Chance of storms, 2A Lake City Reporter Genie, Sandy return SUNDAY Just as we feared Opinion 4A +PLUS >> The business of business is booming 1DSee 1C CHS cruises, 1BLAKECITYREPORTER.COM Prison unrest in Hamilton/3A COREY ARWOOD/Lake City Reporter GeorgeCity election illegal under charter, candidate claimsSTRUCTURAL DAMAGE City Hall fix could run $3M Estimate of $1.4M-$3M far exceeds appraised value of historic building.FILEA worker reinforces loose bricks at City Hall in this February file photo. An engineering study of the 107-year-old building later showed serious structural defects that could cost up to $3 million to fix.City manager: Sticker shockBy CARL MCKINNEYcmckinney@lakecityreporter.comAlready recoiling at the thought of spending up to $1 million to fix structural problems at City Hall, Lake City officials have a new price tag after ordering a full inspection. The work will cost at least $1.4 million and could run as high as $3 million, according to a report released Thursday by Orlando-based engineering firm Tetra Tech. City Manager Joe Helfenberger described his reaction in two words. Sticker shock, Helfenberger said. For that much money, Helfenberger said the city might be able to build a new headquarters, if officials are willing to downsize a bit. Helfenberger $3M continued on 7AVOTER FRAUD ALSO ALLEGEDLawsuit seeks to nullify results of primaryFILEDistrict 10 City Council incumbent Eugene Jefferson speaks on the phone while watching election returns come in at the supervisor of elections office on election night Aug. 28. Jefferson won, but his wife remains under investigation for possible absentee ballot fraud in the race. TS Florence making her way northBy STEVE WILSONswilson@lakecityreporter.comAlthough it is too early to say for sure, the National Weather Service is advising residents of North Florida to have a plan in place regarding Tropical Storm Florence, which as of Saturday afternoon was expected to reach hurricane strength by later that night. Meteorologist-intern Kip Bricker of the NWS Jacksonville office said that as of approximately 4 p.m. both the expected time and location of Florences landfall along the Eastern Seaboard were unknown. Theres still a lot of uncertainty in the storm track, Bricker said. According to the National Hurricane Centers website, forecast models projected the region potentially impacted by the storm as being anywhere from the Miami area to hundreds of miles north to the Delmarva Peninsula. Bricker advised residents to folHave a plan in place just in case, locals instructed. ELECTION continued on 2A STORM continued on 3A A3


This stemmed from a complaint filed with the Lake City Police Department that Betty Wilson Jefferson tried to get a District 10 resident to sign an already printed absentee ballot. The complaint came from Gladnell Jackson, 73, whose great nephew, Sylvester Warren, is in a relationship with candidate George. Jackson alleges she was walking toward her house when Betty Jefferson approached her saying she had something for the 73-year-old to sign an absentee ballot with Jacksons name printed on it. Jackson has never requested an absentee ballot and always votes at her polling place, she wrote in the complaint and told the Lake City Reporter. Absentee, or mail-in votes, were a major factor in Jeffersons narrow primary victory, with 249 cast for Jefferson and 98 for George. This is not the first time the Jefferson camp has been implicated in election malfeasance. In 2013, Betty Jefferson was charged with 29 crimes related to election fraud in the 2010 District 10 city election, including 19 felony counts of illegally obtaining absentee ballots. Another woman, Linda Ivery, also faced charges in that case. Adjudication of guilt was withheld, but Jefferson agreed to write apology letter to her victims as part of a plea arrangement. She was also barred from working on any political campaign for 30 months and had to make a $1,000 contribution to a charitable organization and to perform 50 hours of community service. The Florida Constitution gives the governor the power to remove elected officials who engaged in misconduct or have been convicted of a crime. Yet by itself, a criminal conviction for election fraud by a third party might not spur removal from office. Reporter Carl McKinney contributed to this report. 2A SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2018 STATE BRIEFING LAKE CITY REPORTER 7a 1p 7p 1a 6a LAKE CITY ALMANAC SUN MOON UV INDEX EXTREME: 10 minutes to burn T odays ultra-violet radiation risk for the ar ea on a scale fr om 0 to 10+. FYI An exclusive service brought to our readers by The Weather Channel. SPONSORED BY City THE WEATHER WEA THER HISTORY Pensacola Tallahassee Panama City Valdosta Daytona Beach Cape Canaveral Gainesville Lake City Ocala Orlando Jacksonville Tampa West Palm Beach Ft. Myers Ft. Lauderdale Naples Miami Key West TEMPERATURESNormal high Normal low PRECIPITATIONMonth total Year total HI LO LO HI LO HI LO HI LO HI MondayTuesday Cape Canaveral Daytona Beach Fort Myers Ft. Lauderdale Gainesville Jacksonville Key West Lake City Miami Naples Ocala Orlando Panama City Pensacola Tallahassee Tampa Valdosta W. Palm Beach Sept 9 Sept 16 Sept 24 Oct 2 NewFirstFullLast Quarter Quarter HOW TO REACH USMain number ........ (386) 752-1293 Fax number .............. 752-9400 Circulation ............... 755-5445 Online ... www lakecityreporter com The Lake City Reporter an affiliate of Community Newspapers Inc., is published Tuesday through Friday and Sunday at 180 E. Duval St., Lake City, FL 32055. Periodical postage paid at Lake City, FL, Member Audit Bureau of Circulation and The Associated Press. All material herein is property of the Lake City Reporter Reproduction in whole or in part is forbidden without the permission of the publisher. U.S. Postal Service No. 310-880. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to Lake City Reporter P.O. Box 1709, Lake City, FL 32056. Publisher Todd Wilson ..... 754-0418 ( Robert Bridges ..... 754-0428 (rbridges@lakecityre ......... 752-1293 (ads@lakecityre place a classified ad ...... 755-5440BUSINESS.............. 754-0419CIRCULATIONHome delivery of the Lake City Reporter should be completed by 6:30 a.m. Tuesday through Friday, and by 7:30 a.m. on Sunday. Please call 386-755-5445 to report any problems with your delivery service. In Columbia County, customers should call before 10:30 a.m. to report a service error for same day re-delivery. After 10:30 a.m., next day re-delivery or service related credits will be issued. In all other counties where home delivery is available, next day re-delivery or service related credits will be issued. Circulation ............... 755-5445 ( delivery rates(TuesdayFriday and Sunday) 12 Weeks ................... $26.32 24 Weeks ................... $48.79 52 Weeks ................... $83.46Rates include 7% sales tax.Mail rates12 Weeks ................... $41.40 24 Weeks ................... $82.80 52 Weeks .................. $179.40 Lake City Reporter Scripture of the DayBlessed is the people that know the joyful sound: they shall walk, O Lord, in the light of thy countenance. Psalm 89:15 (KJV) Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither. C. S. Lewis, 1898-1963, Irish authorThought for Today Winning Lottery Numbers Pick 3: (Friday p.m.) 9-0-3 Pick 4: (Friday p.m.) 4-1-5-5 Fantasy 5: (Friday) 4-10-16-24-36 QUICK HITS Submissions The Lake City Reporter accepts photographs and caption information to run at the discretion of the editor. If you would like to see your organization in the newspaper, send the picture and information to Associate Editor Steve Wilson at See an error? The Lake City Reporter corrects errors of fact in news items. If you have a concern, question or suggestion, please call the editor. Corrections and clarications will run in this space. Thanks for reading.Teams now set for showdownThe News Service of FloridaState Rep. Jeanette Nunez, a Miami Republican who publicly criticized President Donald Trump during the 2016 campaign, was formally announced Thursday as the running mate for gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis, as the GOPs statewide election slate held a display of unity. Meanwhile, Democratic hopeful Andrew Gillum selected primary-election rival Chris King as his running mate. DeSantis, a congressman with close ties to Trump, dismissed talk of Nunez initial preference in the 2016 presidential race as he described his lieu tenant-governor selection as an accomplished mother of three who is someone his daughter could admire. This is the type of person that I think is a role model for everybody, but particularly young women, DeSantis said after the unity event put on by Gov. Rick Scotts U.S. Senate campaign at the Ace Cafe in Orlando. The Nunez selection could help DeSantis, who will face Democrat Andrew Gillum in the November election, as Republicans try to attract women and Hispanic voters. Gillum on Thursday named Winter Park businessman Chris King, who lost in the Democratic gubernatorial primary, as his running mate. Nunez, 46, is a CubanAmerican born in Miami who has served as a top lieutenant to House Speaker Richard Corcoran, R-Land O Lakes, during the past two years. Nunez, who was first elected to the House in 2010 and faces term lim its this year, said she was honored by her selection as DeSantis running mate. Were going to see from our end what we stand for, the ideals and principles that we stand strong in, the conservative values making sure Florida remains the prosperous state that it continues to be, Nunez said. Im eager to get on the trail and explain what the differences are. Nunez was a sponsor in 2014 of legislation to help Dreamers, or children who are in the country illegally, qualify for in-state tuition rates at Florida colleges and universities. In 2018, she oversaw the Houses response to Hurricane Irma and was appointed by Corcoran to the Constitution Revision Commission, which meets every 20 years to consider changes to the state Constitution. Gillum said his first criteria in picking King, who is a Winter Park businessman, was selecting a running mate who could step in as governor if necessary. But we also talked about the fact that this is a difficult journey. Its hard. Its difficult work at times. And what we want to do not only in this race, but when we win the race for governor, is have a partner in helping to lead this state, Gillum said. The Gillum-King partnership is founded on a lot of similarities. Both candidates ran as outspoken progressives in the Aug. 28 Democratic primary, embracing such issues as the expansion of Medicaid, the legalization of marijuana, gun control, criminal justice reform and a $15-an-hour minimum wage. DeSantis, Gillum announce picks for running mate. NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDARepublican gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis, at podium, introduces state Rep. Jeanette NN unez as his running ma te. Gov. Rick Scott looks on at right. GOVERNORS RACE Gillum KIng DeSantis dismissed talk of NN unez initial preference in the 2016 presidential race as he described his lieutenant-governor selection as an accomplished mother of three who is someone his daughter could admire.Bundled charter school measure kicked off ballotThe News Service of FloridaFlorida voters will get a chance in November to ban commercial greyhound racing but will not vote on a measure that could have led to the expansion of charter schools, the Florida Supreme Court decided in a series of rulings on Friday. In all, the states highest court decided the fate of four proposed constitutional amendments slated for the Nov. 6 general-election ballot. The court: --Approved Amendment 13, which would ban commercial greyhound racing in the state after Dec. 31, 2020. --Rejected Amendment 8, which would have imposed term limits on school board members, required civic literacy to be taught in schools and taken away the exclusive power of local school boards to oversee charter schools. --Approved Amendment 6, known as Marsys Law, that would create a series of constitutional rights for crime victims and would also increase the retirement age for judges. --Approved Amendment 10, which would require all local constitutional officers, including sheriffs, to be elected, and would remove the ability of charter counties to modify those offices. All of the proposed amendments under scrutiny were approved by the Florida Constitution Revision Commission, a 37-member panel that meets every 20 years and has the unique power to place constitutional changes directly on the ballot. The most significant ruling came in a 4-3 decision removing Amendment 8 from the ballot. Without issuing an immediate opinion, the divided court upheld a ruling from Leon County Circuit Judge John Cooper that found the school-related ballot measure was misleading because it failed to inform voters of the chief purpose and effect of the proposal. But racing ban, other amendments OKd by state supreme court. ELECTIONContinued From 1A


SUNDA Y, SEPTEMBER 9, 2018 LOCAL LAKE CITY REPORTER 3A Officers unhurt in Hamilton prison unrest By COREY ARWOODcarwood@lakecityreporter.comJASPER It was all hands on deck at a nearby state prison Friday, with scores of officers lining the razorwire, shotguns in hand, after reports of unrest at the Hamilton Correctional Institution Annex. No officers were hurt in the incident. Around 1:30 p.m. there was a flurry of activity on prison grounds, as dozens of heavily armed officers, some wearing riot gear, prepared to storm the annex courtyard. Law enforcement planes circled overhead and helicopters hovered. According to FDOC, about 100 inmates had begun acting out and refusing to comply with orders. FDOC Director of Communications Michelle Glady said some prisoners were shouting out and being combative. However, she said by email that there was no riot at Hamilton Correctional Annex. The inmates were ordered to stop, and when they didnt, institutional response teams engaged and outside law enforcement reported to the scene to secure the perimeter. Florida Highway Patrol vehicles poured in steadily and the Hamilton County Sheriffs Office blocked main arteries near where of officers were gathered around the prison courtyard. Lt. Pat Riordan of the Florida Highway Patrol estimated 35-40 FHP troopers responded. Scores of Hamilton County sheriffs deputies reported to the scene as well. Inside the razorwire, investigators who wore blue gloves combed the courtyard. In the annex parking lot, busloads of officers put on riot gear, and prison staff shouted orders. An ambulance was parked along a service road on standby, and white vans patrolled fence exteriors. Administration buildings were locked down by prison officials. Glady said it was protocol to go into lockdown under such circumstances, and it would likely remain in place over the weekend. They are going to cancel visitation at the annex this weekend, Glady said. She said visitation in other parts of the prison would continue. Glady denied that state prisoners in Florida were connected with nationwide strikes. Florida has not had anyone participate on the inside, Glady said. Regarding rumors of hunger strikes and facilities on lockdown, None of thats true, she said. No inmates were injured in Fridays incident. Inmates at annex brought under control quickly, says FDOC. Bob Buehn, Captain, United States Navy (Ret.) Chairman, Community Hospice Veterans Partnership (2011 present) Ive proudly served as Chairman of the Community Hospice Veterans Partnership (CHVP) since 2011. CHVP partners with veterans service groups throughout the community to listen and learn how Community Hospice & Palliative Care can best serve our unique needs. Advance Care Planning Bereavement & Grief Support Caregiver Education Hospice Care Palliative Care We Honor Veterans Program Community Hospice & Palliative Care CHO 426 9/18 Serving Veterans Since 1979At Community Hospice & Palliative Care, we are honored to serve veterans and their caregivers by providing specialized programs to meet their unique needs now and at the end of life. You have a choice when facing advanced illness. For More Information 163 SW Stonegate Terrace, Lake City, FL 32024 Local: 386.361.2199 Toll-Free: 866.253.6681or visit CHO 426 3A Vet Print Ad 5.25 x 10.25 Lake City Reporter.indd 1 8/28/18 4:43 PM And at your place of business! VISIBILITY ALL YEARCall Today to Reserve Your Advertising Space! Contact Chris Ratli at 386.754.0417 PUBLICATION DATE AD SALES DEADLINE Revenue-share partnership with the Chamber of Commerce. LAKE CITY COLUMBIA COUNTY FLORIDA 2018 COMMUNITY INFORMATION GUIDE A1A1 ARE YOU IN? Were now taking orders for the 2019 Community Info Guide (386) 752-5229artleagueofnorthflorida.comFriday, September 14th, 2018 6:00 8:00 pm AUCTIONfor theArts ART LEAGUE OF NORTH FLORIDA & GATEWAY ART GALLERYTO BENEFIT AUCTION ITEMS INCLUDE: Blue Green Resort 2-night stayin Orlando or St. Augustine & much more 168 N. Marion Ave. Lake City, FL 32055 1708142You only live once. Thats worth protecting.State Farm Life Insurance Company (Not licensed in MA, NY or WI) State Farm Life and Accident Assurance Company (Licensed in NY and WI) Bloomington, ILA conversation about life insurance now can make a big impact on your family (and even your retirement) later. LETS TALK TODAY. Chelsea Flores, Agent 4818 W Us Highway 90 Lake City, FL 32055 Bus: 386-438-5583 Cell: 386-209-2177 Monday Friday 9am 5 pm Weekends by Appointment After-hours by Appointment COREY ARWOOD/Lake City ReporterState troopers are pictured standing guard at the perimeter fence of Hamilton Correctional Institution on Friday. Rebellious inmates at the annex were brought under control quickly, an FDOC spokesperson said.low precautions they would ordinarily during storm season, including keeping a storm/disaster kit at the ready, as well as plans for evacuation, for their pets and storm-proofing their home. Bricker said there will be in increase of the swell and current along Floridas coastline as a result of Florence, which as of 4 p.m. Saturday was about 1,700 miles east of Jacksonville Naval Air Station. He also encouraged residents to follow Jacksonville National Weather Service on social media, as well as the NHC at For information about local resources, visit STORMContinued From 1A


A year ago this week, we were all sheltering in place dealing with the effects of Hurricane Irma. Thinking back on it, many of us lost power during the storm, several suffered property damage from falling limbs and blowing debris, but overall, everyone paid attention, followed precautions and more or less weathered the storm. No question, it was an inconvenience to most of us. No one enjoys being without electricity. None of us like having our normal routines uprooted. So here we go again. September in Florida. As of this writing on Saturday evening, it appears what will become Hurricane Florence may just give northeast Florida a rude brush and thats what well continue to hope and pray. It certainly will provide cloudy skies and most likely rain by midweek, but if the models hold and you can never completely trust the weather models it will be a game-changer in the Carolinas late this week. Florence is the first of several sequential storms currently spinning along the equator across the African Sahara, soon to gain energy from Atlantic waters and speed toward the west. Theres no way at this point to predict how these storms develop or where they end up, but the probability of a busy hurricane season a busy September is upon us. During the past decade, our first responders and emergency services personnel at the county level have improved each year. Preparation techniques have been finessed and adjusted as our officials learn more about flood-prone areas and how to prevent and improve these as each storm impacts us. Our county invests a lot of budgeted taxpayer funds to prepare for serious weather situations and this is a worthwhile and necessary investment. County departments from law enforcement, fire and rescue, public works and all other support departments prepares as best they can and with county residents best interest in mind. As with any potential natural disaster, the Lake City Reporter will do its part to help inform our readers with the printed word, but also online and via social media channels during times of serious weather threats. It goes without saying that in hurricane season, preparation is the key to safety. Watch the weather this month and do what is necessary to remain safe. Be ready for anything. 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. W e believe strong newspapers build strong communities -Newspapers get things done! Our primary goal is to publish distinguished and profitable community -oriented newspapers. This mission will be accomplished through the teamwork of professionals dedicated to truth, integrity and hard work. Todd Wilson, Publisher Robert Bridges, Editor 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 writer s name, address and telephone number for verification. W riters can have two letters per month published. Letters and guest columns are the opinions of the writers and not necessarily those 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 F AX: (386) 752 -9400. BY EMAIL: Sunday, September 9, 2018 www.lak 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. W e believe strong newspapers build strong communities -Newspapers get things done! Our primary goal is to publish distinguished and profitable community -oriented newspapers. This mission will be accomplished through the teamwork of professionals dedicated to truth, integrity and hard work. Todd Wilson, Publisher Robert Bridges, Editor Dink NeSmith, President Tom Wood, Chairman OUR OPINION TODAY IN HISTORYJust what we fearedNo one at City Hall saw this one coming. They should have. Word came Thursday that repairs to City Hall may run as high as $3 million far in excess of the current appraised value of the building, which is $1.3 million. Its too late now, but we wonder if city officials are rethinking their decision last year to sink $5.25 million a $1 million gift coupled with a $4.25 million, interest-free, unsecured loan to developers of the Blanche Hotel. That money, some of it gone forever, some of it to be tied up for at least the next seven years, sure could come in handy in the coming days. Looking back, it is remarkable that none of them looked this far ahead. Surely it was not out of the realm of possibility that a 107-year-old building might need major, budget-busting renovation, and sooner than later. The city was warned, on the pages of this newspaper and elsewhere, but paid no heed. And so here we are. We havent yet heard city officials say they wish theyd followed through on plans to move City Hall into the Blanche when they had the chance, though other misguided souls have so opined. The reasoning there is nothing less than ridiculous. Had we committed to that far greater expense, wed really be in trouble now, trying to sell a worthless, underwater building to help offset some of the back-breaking costs that would lie ahead. At least we dodged that bullet, thanks to taxpayers, rallied by calls from this newspaper, who stood up and demanded city officials scale back their grandiose dreams. Still, as strongly as we opposed it beforehand, we now remain firmly committed to the success of the Blanche Hotel renovation project. It is all the more imperative for developers to make a go of it now. Should that fall through too, theres no good news in sight for any of us.Prepare now for storms On this date: In 1776, the second Continental Congress made the term United States official, replacing United Colonies. In 1893, Frances Cleveland, wife of President Grover Cleveland, gave birth to a daughter, Esther, in the White House; it was the first (and, to date, only) time a presidents child was born in the executive mansion. In 1919, some 1,100 members of Bostons 1,500-man police force went on strike. (The strike was broken by Massachusetts Gov. Calvin Coolidge with replacement officers.) In 1926, the National Broadcasting Co. (NBC) was incorporated by the Radio Corp. of America. In 1942, during World War II, a Japanese plane launched from a submarine off the Oregon coast dropped a pair of incendiary bombs in a failed attempt at igniting a massive forest fire; it was the first aerial bombing of the U.S. mainland by a foreign power. In 1956, Elvis Presley made the first of three appearances on The Ed Sullivan Show. In 1967, the comedy show Rowan & Martins Laugh-In aired as a onetime special on NBC; its success led to a regular series beginning in January 1968. In 1976, Communist Chinese leader Mao Zedong died in Beijing at age 82. JVC unveiled its new VHS videocassette recorder during a presentation in Tokyo. In 1997, Sinn Fein (shin fayn), the IRAs political ally, formally renounced violence as it took its place in talks on Northern Irelands future. Actor Burgess Meredith died in Malibu, California, at age 89. Associated Press Coach Gene Cox, creed of a championAs we begin another high school football season, let us remember one of Floridas greatest high school football coaches, Gene Cox, who grew up in Lake City and was a 1952 graduate of Columbia High School. When Coach Cox retired, he had won more games than anybody in Florida high school history, 313 games. He had sent 16 straight quarterbacks to college on athletic scholarships and over 100 players to college on scholarship, with over 90% of them finishing with degrees. His teams won two state high school titles, had two state runners-up, won 15 districts, eight regionals, and had ten undefeated regular seasons. He was named Florida Coach of the Year six times and was named to five Halls of Fame. He produced 12 high school All American quarterbacks. With such a sterling record, it is instructive to look at his personal creed for life and sports. school, sports. In that order. odds can be overcome with intelligent preparation and hard work. success. give up. Sometimes you succeed simply by being the last man standing. big enough, not tall enough, not rich enough, or not smart enough means you just dont want to bad enough. commitment to your core values of honesty and integrity. you look in a mirror you see somebody looking back at you that you like and respect. plish extraordinary success through persistence. cal, mental, emotional, and spiritual health to be successful. to look back and know you did your best. serve to weaken character. IQ. politeness to one and all, regardless of race, color, or creed. and straight to your goals, with firm purpose in every step. man, taught Sunday School in every town where he coached and he founded the Fellowship of Christian Athletes at Leon High School. He died March 30, 2009, at age 74 of a heart attack. Coach Gene Calvin Cox was the king of Friday night football and a champion as a man and as a coach. We who grew up in Lake City have always been proud he grew up as one of us. Todd Todd Wilson is publisher of the Lake City Reporter. Morris WilliamsMorris Williams is a local historian and longtime retired educator.


SUNDA Y, SEPTEMBER 9, 2018 LOCAL LAKE CITY REPORTER 5A Monday Cancer support groupThe Womens Cancer Support Group of Lake City will meet at Baya Pharmacy East, 780 SE Baya Drive from 5:30 6:30 p.m. on Monday, September 10, 2018. Our speaker will be Dr. Cherylle Hayes, certified Radiation Oncologist. She will discuss new cancer tr eatments. For more infor mation call Joan Restall at 386-755-0522 or Katie Griffin at 386-752-4198.Tuesday9/11 rememberanceOn Tuesday September 11, at 7:55 a.m. the JROTC Cadets at Columbia High School will be presenting a 9/11 Flag Remembrance Memorial. The cadets will start at the Auditorium, walk through the commons and then to the flag pole to raise the flag while taps are being played. This event is in honor and remember those killed in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.WednesdayJellystone Jam Jellystone Park Jam, one of gospel musics largest events, is set to take place on WednesdaySunday, Sept. 12-16, 2018, at Yogi Bears Jellystone Park in Madison, Florida. Over two dozen of gospel musics best groups are scheduled to appear throughout the weekend. The event will begin on Wednesday evening with the Jellystone Park Jam Sing Out! at 7 p.m. On Thursday at 6 p.m., Sunday Drive, Ricky Atkinson, the Segos, Stephen Jones Band, LifeSong and Jessica Ratliff will appear. Friday, 6 p.m., LifeSong, Ferguson Family (shown above), Groves Family, Kevin Lane, Harper Brothers and Amber Abbott will perform. Saturday, 2 p.m., Psalm 101, New Floridians and the Bunkleys will appear. Saturday, 5 p.m., the Gibbs Family, Logan Smith, the McMillans, LifeSong, Reflectsons, Southern Joy, Hunter May and New Tradition will perform. Morning chapel services will be held on Friday and Saturday morning at 10:30 a.m., with Pastor Robbie Harrington and on Sunday morning at 10:30 a.m., with David & Rusty. For schedule of appearances, lodging discounts and more, visit www.JellystoneParkJam. com or call (850) 464-0114.ThursdayGarden club to meetThe Lake City Garden Club will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, September 13, at the Clubhouse on Lake Isabella. Refreshments will be served at 9:30 a.m., and the meeting will begin at 10 a.m.The program, Wild Bird Habitats, will be presented by Carolyn Tarkington. Guests are welcome.UpcomingArt exhibitionThe Live Oak Artists Guild, in partnership with the Suwannee River Regional Library, will be presenting their annual fine arts exhibition September 10-21, 2018. All artists, age 18 or older, are eligible and invited to submit an application. The Autumn Artfest 2018 awards will be determined by the entries and donations received. A minimum of $1000 will be awarded. Artwork selected for these awards will be exhibited at a special Featured Exhibition at the Suwannee River Regional Library, from September 24 to October 5.Take Time to be KindLiteracy Day will take place Saturday, September 15, from 9 a.m.2 p.m, at Oleno State Park, 410 SE Oleno Park Road in High Springs. Entry is free with a new or gently used childrens book or library card. Come join us on to celebrate Take Time To Be Kind, a day of reading and fun for children of all ages! All donated books will go to support the Gentle Carousel Miniature Therapy Horses and will be redistributed to children in other programs. Booths will be set up by High Springs and Columbia County libraries. There will be entertainment aplenty storytelling, childrens activities and a ranger led river walk. Hot dogs and burgers will be available for purchase. Also featured will be Sunrise Wildlife Rehabilitation, Opossum Trivia featuring Nova the Virginia opossum, and storytelling, an antique toy demonstration, arts and crafts by the Dudley Farm Staff. The   Gentle Car ousel Miniature Therapy Horses will begin at noon with Ranger Scout and others. For more information contact James South and 386-454-0723.Health ClinicShepherds Hands Free will be hosting a medical clinic at St. James Episcopal Church, corner of McFarland and Bascom Norris Rds. on Thursday, September 20 at 5:30 p.m. For more information call Marcia Kazmierski at 7522461 or the church at 752 -2218.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.   V isit our web site, Volunteer. to learn more about our volunteer on-boarding process and to complete a volunteer application.Columbia Seed Library The Columbia Seed Library is open at the main library in Lake City on Tuesdays from 2 to 4 p.m. Volunteers are also on hand the first and third Tuesday of the month from 2 to 4 p.m. at the West Branch library located at 435 NW Hall of Fame Drive (off US Hwy 90 just West of I-75), and at the Fort White Library on Wednesdays from 2 to 4 p.m.Growing dayliliesAnyone interested in knowing more about grow ing daylilies is invited to attend a meeting on Sunday September 16 beginning at 2 p.m. at the Columbia County Library downtown. A program will be presented by Jeff and Elizabeth Salter of Gainesville showing their latest Daylily introductions. The public is invited to attend. G L. H r fr, r Br r G B To submit your calendar item, stop by the Reporter oce or email Associate Editor Steve Wilson at COMMUNITY CALENDAR COURTESYScience can be funWestside Elementary fourth grade students, Malachi Burch, at left, and Destiny Tate, enjoy a hands on science investigation with their classmates. Friends of Music Concert Series set for MondayFrom staff reportsThe Friends of Music Concert Series was begun over twenty years ago by Bill Poplin, Professor-emeritus of Florida Gateway College. Concerts were held at First Presbyterian Church of Lake City where he and his wife, Linda, were musicians. For the past five years concerts have been at Covenant First Presbyterian Church of Live Oak. The Series brings outstanding performers of classical chamber music to the area, and all concerts are free to the public. Both Poplins have taught music in Columbia County; Bill at the college, and Linda at Columbia High School and at Eastside Elementary. They continue to teach by bringing concerts to the area. Weve hosted performers from all over the world, Said Linda Poplin. Many of them weve housed in our home, and its a pleasure to get to personally know musicians from other countries. Weve had performers from England, France, Austria, Romania and several outstanding groups from the Czech Republic. Many of the European musicians no longer tour in this country, but there are many wonderful performers in our United States. For the past ten years, Mrs. Poplin has been scheduling the concerts by email. Ive made many contacts throughout the State of Florida, she said. Now performers are contacting us wanting to be part of our series. Our circle of musician friends has grown tremendously. The concerts are free top the public through the generosity of people of the community. This is the only strictly classical concert series in the area and the only free series. Every effort is made to schedule The Friends of Music Concert Series so that dates do not conflict with other local concert and entertainment series. The 2018-2019 Friends of Music Concert Series promises to be an exciting one. On Monday, Sept. 10, the San Marco Chamber Music Society will perform music by Mozart, Haydn, Schickele and Sussmayr. Performers are Aurica Duca (violin), Clinton Dewing (violin), Ellen Olson (viola), Eric Olson (oboe) and Les Roettges (flute) all of the Jacksonville Symphony. The outstanding cellist of the ensemble is Dr. Nick Curry, who teaches at University of North Florida. On October 11, classical guitarist Silviu Ciulei will perform, originally from Romania, he is now teaching in North Carolina. A third concert is being arranged for late january or early February, and the final concert of the season will be March 8, by the Minaret Trio (piano, violin and cello) from Tampa. These performers are originally from Greece, China and the US. All concerts in the Friends of the Music Concert Series will take place at 7:30 p.m. at Covenant First Presbyterian Church on White Avenue in Live Oak. Concerts are free tot eh public and a reception follows each concert. For more information call 386365-4941 or go to


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Sabrina BakerMs. Sabrina Baker age 48 of Lake City, Florida departed this life September 4, at her resi dence in Lake City. The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later. Professional Mortuary services entrusted to ERIC A. BROWN & SON FUNERAL HOME. The Peoples Choice of North FloridaSherrill Ellen StrawderSherrill Ellen Strawder passed away on September 3, 2018 at the Haven Hospice Care Center after a courageous battle with renal cancer. She was born on September 18, 1942 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to Kenneth Mark and Beverly Ann (Reynolds) Burton. She had an older brother named Kirby Daniel Burton and shared a close bond with her parents and brother. Her father Kenneth worked in construction as a heavy equipment operator, allowing the family to travel and live in Oklahoma, Texas, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota and finally settled in Pierre, South Dakota. Sherrill graduated from T.F. Riggs High School in 1960. After a semester of college in Minnesota, she returned to Pierre to work at a local bank. She married Lyle Schwaderer in 1961 and to this union three children were born: Melodie Kay, Sherie Lea and Kyle Curtis. She later moved to California and then to Florida in 1991. She married Bobby Lee Strawder in 1998. She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother, Kirby Daniel Burton and her husband, Bobby Lee Strawder. She was a very talented woman and her many hobbies included knitting, sewing, bowling, and reading. Her knitting hobby evolved into a home based business machine knitting Christmas stockings and blankets for family and friends. In her later years she also enjoyed card making and made many one-ofa-kind holiday cards. She was thrilled to become a grandmother and then a great grandmother and though distance separated them, she loved pictures and stories of her grandchildren and great grandchildren and would facetime her family to keep in touch. She was active in the Order of the Eastern Star and was a Past Worthy Matron in Pierre, South Dakota. Sherrill also had one celebrity crush in her life as she adored Elvis Presley, and was fortunate to have seen him in concert. She had always wanted to tour Graceland but her declin ing health kept her from that. She was of Christian Faith, and Sherrill was a member of the Oak Grove Baptist Church. She is survived by her chil dren: Melodie McGuire (Tony) of Sioux City, IA, Sherie Johnson (Rick) of Lakewood, WA, Kyle Schwaderer (Erin) of Spartanburg, SC; and stepsons: John Strawder (Donna) and Randy Strawder. Her grandchil dren: Kristen Richey (Will Scott), Dexter Johnson, Alexis Johnson, Mason Schwaderer, Jefferson Schwaderer, Deitsle Hudson Schwaderer, John Strawder, Casey Strawder, Jacob Strawder. She had two great-granddaughters: Opal Adah Scott and Rayna Page. Two nephews, Cody Burton (Angie & children Seth & Savannah) of Piedmont, SD and Kent Burton (children Shayla & Laruen) of Sioux Falls, SD; her special friends Elaine and Marcel Poirier; and her beloved pets Miss Spot and BJ. A celebration of life service for Sherrill will be conducted on Tuesday afternoon, September 11, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. in the GatewayForest Lawn Memorial Chapel with Pastor Beaver Twist offi ciating. The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00 P.M. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be considered to the Haven-Suwannee Valley Hospice Care Center or to her Grandchildren and GreatGrandchildren. Arrangements are under the direction and care of Gateway-Forest Lawn Funeral Home, 3596 S. US HWY 441, Lake City, FL, 32025. Please leave words of comfort for the family at Nicole Finch Ms. Jodi Nicole Finch, 29, a lifelong resident of Lake City, died unexpectedly Wednesday evening, September 5, 2018. Jodi was educated in the Columbia County School system and received her GED. She worked in the fast food industry local ly with both Popeyes and Burger King. Jodi loved going to the Beach and spending time with her two precious daughters. She was of the Baptist faith. Jodi is survived by her daughters, Aaliyah Finch Garner and Asia Finch Garner both of Lake City; her mother Barbara Garner (Gary) of Lake City and her father, Herman Finch (Tine) of Mayo, Florida. Her brother, Adam Finch (Mechelle) of Lake City also survives. Services for Jodi will be conducted at 7:00 P.M. Tuesday, September 11, 2017 in the Chapel of the Dees-Parrish Family Funeral Home with Rev. Randy Ogburn officiating. The family will receive friends for ONE HOUR prior to the service Tuesday evening. Arrangements are under the direction of the DEES-PARRISH FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 458 S. Marion Ave., Lake City, FL 32025 (386) 752-1234. Memories and messages of condolence may be left at the online family guestbook at Obituaries are paid advertisements. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified department at 752-1293. SUNDA Y, SS EPTEMBER 9, 2018 LOCAL L AA KE CIT YY REPORTER 7A CITY OF LAKE CITY NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Lake City shall hold a public meeting at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 12, 2018, in the City Marion Avenue, Lake City, Florida. The purpose of this public meeting is to enter into contract negotiations, at a person decides to appeal any decision made by the City with respect to any matter considered at its meetings or hearings, he or she will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, he or she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. AUDREY E. SIKES, MMC Construction/Debris Containers Available755-7060 Delivered to your job site today. NOTICE OF MEETING BEAUTIFICATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE CITY OF LAKE CITY NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN NOTICE OF MEETING COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE CITY OF LAKE CITY NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN AUDREY E. SIKES, MMC City Clerk OBITUARIES In July, Tetra Tech estimated the cost for recommended repairs would likely be $638,000, but could run anywhere between $600,000 and $1 million. The City Council then hired the company to perform a full assessment of the building. The integrity and lateral strength of the buildings brick walls is a chief concern, Tetra Tech wrote in the Thursday report. The walls can withhold dead and live loads at the current occupancy level, but the lateral stability and strength of the building cannot withstand current wind design requirements, according to the report. The brick facade on the west and south side of the building need repairs to guard against further deterioration, Tetra Tech wrote. That includes repairing cracks and sealing around the windows and replacing or repairing cracked sills. Tetra Tech recommends stabilizing the sagging bricks with steel lintels. The report lists other issues uncovered during the inspection, such as steel girders that werent connected to the east and west brick walls for bracing. The repairs will probably come with complications and are likely to trigger other miscellaneous interior renovations, the report warns. All these factors drive the cost of the project and should be carefully considered, Tetra Tech wrote. Helfenberger said the new estimate is not only too high, but the range between the minimum and maximum is too wide. And the city has no guarantees it wont be right back in the same position in a few years, he said. What if they discover more problems? Helfenberger said. How do we know thats going to be the end of the costs? On top of that, city staff will have to move out of the building during the repairs, disrupting service, he said. All those factors make the citys other options more attractive, Helfenberger said. At the end of the day, weve got to consider how much money were putting into City Hall and what useful life were going to get out of it, he said. City Hall is around 23,000 square feet, according to Tetra Tech. But it doesnt need to be, Helfenberger said. I think theres a lot of space thats under-utilized in the building were in, he said. I think we could get by on a lot less square footage. The offices dont have to be as large. The city bought the building in 2004 for $2.1 million. The current appraised value, according to the conuty property appraisers website, in $1.3 million. The repairs may be eligible for some kind of grant, since City Hall is in a historic district, Helfenberger said. $3MContinued From 1A


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The scoreboard never tells the whole story. Columbia rode home winners, but the victory didnt come without some adversity. You cant ignore the offense sputtered at times, and special teams unit wasnt so special. Yet the Tigers overcame, thanks to their stingy defense, which has been overshadowed by the star-studded offense. Theyre a bigger part of the team than we are, quarterback Jordan Smith said to me comparing the defense and offense. Without them, theres no Columbia High football. Without them, we wouldnt be nothing. This was Columbias biggest win of the season for several reasons. But above all, the Tigers proved that when, not if, they falter that Lake City Reporter SPORTS Sunday, September 9, 2018 ww Section B Story ideas? Contact Eric Jackson or Jordan Kroeger754-0420 Follow @LCR_Sports on Twitter for local stories, score updates and moreFort White has a lot to clean up, 4B. SLAMMED DOWNCOLLEGE FOOTBALLPhotos by BRENT KUYKENDALL/Lake City ReporterColumbia linebacker Levontae Camiel tackles Buchholz running back Jakhai Mitchem on Friday night. CHRISTINA FEAGIN/Special to the ReporterFort White receiver Deondre Cray runs up the field after a catch against Santa Fe on Friday night. Fort White rolls past Santa FeBy JORDAN KROEGERjkroeger@lakecityreporter.comALACHUA Waiting a week for redemption following a loss is hard enough for a football team. Two weeks is even worse. Just ask Fort White. The Indians hit the field Friday night still furious over their season-opening loss to Suwannee, out to prove theyre still a team to be reckoned with in Class 3A. Behind Dylan Blairs four touchdown passes and a stout defensive performance, Fort White did just that, rolling to a 43-6 road win over Santa Fe. It was Fort Whites 10th win in a row over Blair throws four touchdowns to lead the Indians to 43-6 win.INDIANS continued on 4BPREP FOOTBALL COLLEGE FOOTBALL Nobody asked me, but ...Columbia cornerback Shyheim Brown takes down Buchholz receiver Isaiah Michel on Friday night. CHS shut outs Buchholz to stay unbeaten.Kentucky ends losing streak to Florida It wasnt always pretty, but it was needed.By ERIC JACKSONejackson@lakecityreporter.comGAINESVILLE It took some time to get the wheels rolling, but once Columbias locomotive offense got revved up Buchholz had no answer on slowing it down. Quarterback Jordan Smith bounced back from a slow start, finishing with 325 total yards and four touchdowns. But it was the defense that carried the momentum for most of Friday night. The Tigers recorded two interceptions and held the Bobcats to 282 total yards as Columbia suffocated Buchholz in a 39-0 victory at Citizens Field. You wont get any griping from me when theres a goose egg on the scoreboard, Columbia head coach Brian Allen said after the game. There far and few between in being able to get them so that, outside of the win, makes Eric Jackson NEEDED continued on 8B CHS continued on 8B ERIC JACKSON/Lake City ReporterFGC hitter Madison Brugh goes up for a shot against Andrew College on Thursday night. The Lady Timberwolves dropped both matches in Saturdays trimatch at Santa Fe College, losing in straight sets to College of Central Florida (25-14, 25-19, 25-17) and in four sets to Eastern Florida State College (25-21, 24-26, 25-11, 25-18). COLUMBIA 39, BUCHHOLZ 0Rough weekend COURTESYStaggering SeminolesFlorida State quarterback Deondre Francois warms up prior to Saturdays game against Samford. The Seminoles trailed the Bulldogs 23-21 in the third quar ter when the Lake City Reporter went to press. The games kickoff was pushed back from 7:20 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. due to a lightning delay. By MARK LONGAssociated PressGAINESVILLE Kentucky ended one of college footballs longest losing streaks by upsetting No. 25 Florida 27-16 on Saturday night in the Swamp. Terry Wilson accounted for three touchdowns, Benny Snell ran for 175 yards and the Wildcats beat the Gators for the first time since 1986. Kentucky hadnt won in Gainesville since 1979. The 31-game streak was the fourth-longest in NCAA history in an uninterrupted series, behind Notre Dame over Navy (43 games, 1964-2006), Nebraska over Kansas (36, 1969-2004) and Oklahoma over Kansas State (32, 1937-68). The Wildcats had lost three of the last four meetings by six points or less, a strong indication they were closing the gap. It probably should have ended Wildcats had lost 31 straight to Gators.GATORS continued on 2B B2


TV LISTINGSToday AUTO RACING 2 p.m. NBCSN NASCAR, Monster Energy Cup Series, Big Machine Vodka 400 at The Brickyard, at Indianapolis 5 p.m. FS1 IMSA, WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, Americas Tire 250, at Salinas, Calif. CYCLING 11 p.m. NBCSN Vuelta a Espana, Stage 15, from Ribera de Arriba to Lagos de Covadonga, Spain (same-day tape) GOLF 6 a.m. GOLF European PGA Tour, Omega European Masters, final round, at Crans Montana, Switzerland Noon GOLF PGA Tour, BMW Championship, final round, at Newtown Square, Pa. 2 p.m. NBC PGA Tour, BMW Championship, final round, at Newtown Square, Pa. MLB BASEBALL 1:30 p.m. TBS Chicago Cubs at Washington 8 p.m. ESPN Houston at Boston NFL FOOTBALL 1 p.m. FOX Jacksonville at N.Y. Giants 4 p.m. CBS Kansas City at L.A. Chargers 4:25 p.m. FOX Dallas at Carolina Denver 8:20 p.m. NBC Chicago at Green Bay RODEO 4 p.m. CBS PBR Bull Riding, Invitational, at Springfield, Mo. (taped) RUNNING Noon NBC New Balance 5th Avenue Mile, at New York SOCCER 11:50 a.m. ESPNEWS UEFA Nations League, Bulgaria vs. Norway, at Sofia, Bulgaria 2:30 p.m. ESPNEWS UEFA Nations League, Cyprus vs. Slovenia, at Nicosia, Cyprus TENNIS 1 p.m. ESPN2 U.S. Open, womens doubles championship, at New York 4 p.m. ESPN U.S. Open, mens championship, at New York TRACK & FIELD 1 a.m. (Monday) NBCSN IAAF, Continental Cup, at Ostrava, Czech Republic (same-day tape) WNBA BASKETBALL 3:30 p.m. ABC Finals (best-of 5 series), Game 2, Washington at Seattle Monday, Sept. 10 BASKETBALL 7 p.m. NBA Exhibition, Womens national teams, United States vs. Japan, at Washington MLB BASEBALL 7 p.m. MLB Regional coverage, Washington at Philadelphia OR N.Y. Yankees at Minnesota (8 p.m.) 10 p.m. MLB Regional coverage, Atlanta at San Francisco OR Texas at L.A. Angels (11 p.m., joined in progress) NFL FOOTBALL 7:10 p.m. ESPN N.Y. Jets at Detroit (Note: ESPN Deportes simulcast on ESPN2) 10:20 p.m. ESPN L.A. Rams at Oakland (Note: ESPN Deportes simulcast on ESPN2) SOCCER 2:30 p.m. ESPNEWS UEFA Nations League, Sweden vs. Turkey, at Solna, SwedenCOLLEGE FOOTBALLFridays Top 25 Games No. 16 TCU 42, SMU 12 Saturdays Top 25 Games No. 1 Alabama 57, Arkansas St. 7 No. 2 Clemson 28, Texas A&M 26 No. 3 Georgia 41, No. 24 South Carolina 17 No. 4 Ohio St. 52, Rutgers 3 No. 5 Wisconsin 45, New Mexico 14 No. 6 Oklahoma 49, UCLA 21 No. 7 Auburn 63, Alabama St. 9 No. 8 Notre Dame 24, Ball St. 16 No. 9 Washington 45, North Dakota 3 No. 11 LSU 31, SE Louisiana 0 No. 12 Virginia Tech 62, William & Mary 17 No. 14 West Virginia 52, Youngstown St. 17 No. 18 Mississippi St. 31, Kansas St. 10 No. 19 UCF 38, SC State 0 No. 21 Michigan 49, Western Michigan 3 No. 22 Miami 77, Savannah St. 0 No. 23 Oregon 62, Portland St. 14 Kentucky 27, No. 25 Florida 16 No. 10 Stanford vs. No. 17 USC, 8:30 p.m. No. 13 Penn St. at Pittsburgh, 8 p.m. No. 15 Michigan St. at Arizona St., 10:45 p.m. No. 20 Boise State vs. UConn, 10:15 p.m. Saturdays Other SEC Games Vanderbilt 41, Nevada 10 Ole Miss 76, So. Illinois 41 Tennessee 59, ETSU 3 Missouri 40, Wyoming 13 Colorado St. 34, Arkansas 27 Saturdays Other ACC Games Duke 21, Northwestern 7 South Florida 49, Georgia Tech 38 Wake Forest 51, Towson 20 N.C. St. 41, Georgia St. 7 Boston College 62, Holy Cross 14 East Carolina 41, North Carolina 19 Syracuse 62, Wagner 10 Indiana 20, Virginia 16 Indiana St. at Louisville, 7 p.m. Samford at Florida St., 7:20 p.m. Saturdays other state scores FAU 33, Air Force 27 FIU at Old Dominion, delayed in 3rdFGC golf tops Oakton Community CollegeFlorida Gateway College defeat ed Oakton Community College on Saturday 67-694 in a two-round match. Brandon Bulla led the Timberwolves with a 77-80-157. Zane McCranie shot a 78-80-158, followed by Christopher Mitchell 87-92-179 and Matthew Bayer 97-86-183.MLB 2B SUNDA Y, SEPTEMBER 9, 2018 SPORTS LAKE CITY REPORTER SCOREBOARD AMERICAN LEAGUE East Division W L P ct GB Bost on 97 46 .678 New Y ork 88 53 .624 8 Tampa Ba y 77 64 .546 19 Tor onto 64 78 .451 32 Baltimore 41 101 .289 55 Cen tral Division W L P ct GB Cleveland 81 61 .570 Minnesota 64 77 .454 16 Detr oit 59 83 .415 22 Chicago 56 86 .394 25 Kansas C ity 47 94 .333 33 West D ivision W L P ct GB Houston 89 53 .627 Oakland 86 57 .601 3 Sea ttle 78 63 .553 10 Los A ngeles 70 72 .493 19 Te xas 61 81 .430 28 Frida ys Games Chicago Cubs at Washington, ppd. Toronto 3, Cleveland 2, 11 innings Tampa Bay 14, Baltimore 2 Detroit 5, St. Louis 3 Houston 6, Boston 3 Minnesota 10, Kansas City 6 L.A. Angels 5, Chicago White Sox 2 Oakland 8, Texas 4 N.Y. Yankees 4, Seattle 0 Cincinnati 12, San Diego 6 Pittsburgh 5, Miami 3 Philadelphia 4, N.Y. Mets 3 Milwaukee 4, San Francisco 2 L.A. Dodgers 4, Colorado 2 Arizona 5, Atlanta 3 Saturdays Games Pittsburgh 5, Miami 1 Washington 10, Chicago Cubs 3, 1st game Houston 5, Boston 3 Oakland 8, Texas 6 Cleveland 9, Toronto 8 Cincinnati 7, San Diego 2, 7 innings Tampa Bay 10, Baltimore 5 Detroit 4, St. Louis 3 L.A. Angels 12, Chicago White Sox 3 Kansas City 4, Minnesota 1 Milwaukee 4, San Francisco 3 N.Y. Mets 10, Philadelphia 5 Atlanta at Arizona, 8:10 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at Colorado, 8:10 p.m. Chicago Cubs at Washington, 8:45 p.m., 2nd game N.Y. Yankees at Seattle, 9:10 p.m.Rays beat Orioles for 10th straight home winST. PETERSBURG (AP) Ryan Yarbrough struggled but got his 14th win, most among major league rook ies, and the Tampa Bay Rays won their 10th straight home game by beating the Baltimore Orioles 10-5 on Saturday night. After reliever Diego Castillo pitched a scoreless first, Yarbrough (14-5) entered and allowed three runs and six hits in 3 2/3 innings. Twelve of the leftys wins have come in bullpen games for Tampa Bay. Baltimores David Hess (3-10) made his scheduled start one day after getting hit in the left eye while playing catch with a football and allowed six runs two earned and seven hits over five-plus innings. The right-hander gave up four unearned runs in the first, including one that Mallex Smith scored from third base when the ball slipped out of Hess hand and rolled toward the first-base line for a wild pitch. Jonathan Villar drove in three runs and Renato Nunez hit a two-run homer for the Orioles (41-101), who dropped 60 games under .500.Rose leads by 1 shot at BMW ChampionshipNEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. (AP) Every shot means so much this time of the year, and the last two holes Saturday at the BMW Championship might mean even more. Justin Rose saved par from an awk ward stance with his golf ball in the thick grass on the slope of a bunker. Xander Schauffele left a long putt from the tight ly mown collar on the 18th green 8 feet short, and his par putt from there caught the high side of the cup and spun away. When the third round ended, Rose had a 6-under 64 six birdies on the front, all pars on the back for a one-shot lead over Schauffele and Rory McIlroy going into the final round at Aronimink, a course so soft from rain than the average score from 69 players over three rounds was 67.5 Rose was at 17-under 193, and 13 players were within five shots of the lead. That included Tiger Woods, who missed only two greens in regulation, kept a clean card, shot 66 and let a good round get away. Thats how much of a pushover Aronimink has been this week. McIlroy had a 63 with a double bogey, though he bounced back from that on the very next hole with a 3-wood that barely moved forward when it hit the green, caught the slope of a ridge and left a short eagle putt he converted. NATIONAL LEAGUE East Division W L P ct GB Atlan ta 77 64 .546 Philadelphia 74 67 .525 3 Washingt on 70 72 .493 7 New Y ork 64 77 .454 13 Miami 56 86 .394 21 Cen tral Division W L P ct GB Chicago 83 58 .589 Milw aukee 81 62 .566 3 St Louis 78 64 .549 5 Pittsbur gh 71 71 .500 12 Cincinna ti 61 82 .427 23 West D ivision W L P ct GB Color ado 77 63 .550 Los A ngeles 77 64 .546 Ar izona 76 65 .539 1 San F rancisco 68 75 .476 10 San Diego 56 88 .389 23 To days Games Cleveland at Toronto, 1:07 p.m. Baltimore at Tampa Bay, 1:10 p.m. St. Louis at Detroit, 1:10 p.m. Philadelphia at N.Y. Mets, 1:10 p.m. San Diego at Cincinnati, 1:10 p.m. Chicago Cubs at Washington 1:35 p.m. Miami at Pittsburgh, 1:35 p.m. Kansas City at Minnesota, 2:10 p.m. L.A. Angels at Chicago White Sox, 2:10 p.m. San Francisco at Milwaukee, 2:10 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at Colorado, 3:10 p.m. Texas at Oakland, 4:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees at Seattle, 4:10 p.m. Atlanta at Arizona, 4:10 p.m. Houston at Boston, 8:05 p.m. Mondays Games Houston at Detroit, 6:10 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at Cincinnati, 6:40 p.m. Washington at Philadelphia, 7:05 p.m. Cleveland at Tampa Bay, 7:10 p.m. Miami at N.Y. Mets, 7:10 p.m. Milwaukee at Chicago Cubs, 8:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees at Minnesota, 8:10 p.m. Chicago White Sox at Kansas City, 8:15 p.m. Pittsburgh at St. Louis, 8:15 p.m. Arizona at Colorado, 8:40 p.m. Texas at L.A. Angels, 10:07 p.m. Atlanta at San Francisco, 10:15 p.m.Pirates top Marlins for their 5th win in rowPITTSBURGH (AP) Josh Bell combined with Ivan Nova, who got his first victory in a month, to help the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Miami Marlins 5-1 Saturday for their fifth consecutive win. In a game played in a steady drizzle, Bell connected off Brett Graves leading off the sixth for his 10th home run, down from 26 last year when he finished third in the NL Rookie of the Year voting. Before his home run Friday, Bell had not driven in a run since Aug. 11. Nova (8-9) gave up three hits in six innings, struck out nine and walked three. He had lost three straight starts since beating San Francisco on Aug. 9 and had missed his previous turn for an undisclosed reason. Wei-Yin Chen (6-10) allowed three runs and five hits in four innings. Jose Osuna doubled leading off the second and scored on Kevin Newmans single. The Pirates took a 3-0 lead in the fourth when Jacob Stallings had a twoout RBI single and center fielder Lewis Brinson allowed the ball to bounce past him for an error that let Jose Osuna score from first. Starling Marte hit an RBI double in the seventh off Elieser Hernandez. Miguel Rojas scored on Nick Kinghams wild pitch in the eighth.Osaka upsets Serena to win her first US OpenNEW YORK (AP) Naomi Osaka beat Serena Williams 6-2, 6-4 on Saturday night to win the US Open and become the first Grand Slam singles champion from Japan. The way Williams lost, of course, was what stood out most in the match. The arguments with chair umpire Carlos Ramos and the three code violations one that gave Osaka a game for a 5-3 lead in the second set when Williams was trying to rally will be what was most remembered. Osaka was mostly dominant, drop ping only one set in her seven matches, and she saved 5 of 6 break points against Williams after erasing all 13 in the semifinals against Madison Keys. Osaka is just 20, 16 years younger than Williams and grew up idolizing the American, even asking her to pose for a selfie together at a tournament just a handful of years ago. Their age difference was the second-widest gap between womens finalists at a Slam in the professional era. Osaka, who happens to be coached by Williams former hitting partner, hit more aces, 6-3. Osaka hit the matchs fastest serve, 119 mph. She had fewer errors, 21-14. She saved five of six break points. And she covered the court better than Williams did. AUTO RACINGJimmy Johnson rides 48-race losing streak into Brickyard 400By JENNA FRYERAssociated PressINDIANAPOLIS Jimmie Johnson doesnt have a playoff spot locked in as the seven-time NASCAR champion prepared for rain-drenched Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the final race of the regular season. Johnson is in a 48-race losing streak headed into the Brickyard 400 and his Hendrick Motorsports team has been inconsistent all season. Its put him up by just 19 points over Hendrick Motorsports teammate Alex Bowman in the battle for the 15th position on the playoff grid. That should be enough to get Johnson into the playoffs, but a surprise race winner could jumble the final berths. Weve had a tough year, Johnson said Saturday. Its been extremely frustrating and extremely difficult to live through, but we are all still very eager to turn it around and know that we will. Johnson is a four-time winner at Indianapolis and even in a crummy season, he doesnt discount how quickly things could flip for the No. 48 team. Johnson won his seventh title in 2016 and despite three wins last season, he peaked in the first quarter of the year and was 10th in the final standings. His last victory was at Dover on June 4, 2017. A win is the way to turn it around, Johnson said. Weve seen this team get hot at times and weve been unstoppable. A win would be the starting point. NASCAR moved the regular-season finale this year to Indianapolis as officials from the sanctioning body and the track tried to make the Brickyard a bigger draw. The race has struggled for much of the last decade in its traditional summer slot in part because of heat, lack of on-track action and low stakes. As the 26th race on the schedule, though, the show has increased meaning because it will finalize the 16-driver playoff field. But expectations have been doused, first by the NFL scheduling a home game across the city for the Indianapolis Colts, then a torrent of rain that disrupted all activities at the Brickyard. All activity was washed out both Friday and Saturday, including Cup qualifying. The field was set by points with Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr., the so-called Big 3 this season, lined up first through third. The washout Saturday prevented teams from getting any track time prior to the race and all will start with setups based off notes. But all previous experience was during July, when the temperature made the surface of the track hot and slick. The move to September should favor drivers, particularly as they adjust their cars. Temperature just really makes the track less or more forgiving ... and its so less forgiving when were here in July and it feels like 150 degrees, Johnson said. When I look at our practice sessions that are usually in the morning when we were here in July, the cars drive better. Its easier to tune them. In the morning qualifying sessions, cars drive a lot better. I feel that same trend will happen and hopefully it will allow us to race harder with one another since the cars are driving better. sooner, too. Florida needed triple overtime to escape in 2014 and had to overcome a 13-point deficit in the fourth quarter last year in Lexington, a game in which the Gators scored twice because receivers were left uncovered. Coach Mark Stoops team did it again Saturday, but that was about all that went wrong for the Wildcats. In fact, the Cats even got a break when Southeastern Conference officials ruled Evan McPhersons 36-yard field goal attempt was wide right. Replays showed the kick hooking and appearing to cross inside the upright. Instead of trimming the lead to 21-13, the Gators trailed by two scores heading into the final 15 minutes. Feleipe Franks connected with Freddie Swain for a 4-yard score with 3:43 remaining that made it 21-16. But Franks missed a wide-open receiver for the 2-point conversion. Kentucky couldnt run out the clock, giving Florida one final shot. But Franks fumbled on a play the Gators thought was an incomplete pass, and it was returned for a touchdown on the final play. Snell and Wilson staked Kentucky to the 11-point lead, running wild as the Cats controlled both lines of scrimmage. Snell patiently waited for holes to open and averaged 6.5 yards a carry. Wilson added for 105 yards on the ground, including a 24-yard scoring run Wilson also completed 11 of 16 passes for 151 yards, with two TDs and an interception. The victory was Stoops first in six tries in the series, a signature win in conference play for sure. Stoops biggest win: Upsetting rival and then-No. 11 Louisville in 2016. For Florida and first-year coach Dan Mullen, it was a reality check after roughing up Charleston Southern 53-6 in the opener. GATORS Continued From 1B


By MONTY STEPHENSSpecial to the ReporterAntony van Leeuwenhoek (1623-1723), described death as the breaking of thousands of tiny chains. At the final step, cellular destruction occurs. This destruction is rapidly accelerated by heat. Since we live in Florida, its a given that we will be hunting in very warm weather. This means the game we take need extra care to ensure it will remain in optimal condition, whether it will become dinner or a mounted trophy. Its essential to cool your animal down as soon as possible advices Jack Patton, Jr. of Wildlife Transitions Taxidermy in Lake City. Deer left in the back of a pickup truck for hours will start having its hair fall out. This can affect the overall quality of the deer mount. Patton advises field dressing by removing the organs as soon as possible and then skinning the deer. After this, the deer needs to be put in a freezer. For deer that planned to be mounted, the old practice of slitting the throat should not be done because one of the most visible areas of a deer mount when it is hanging on a wall is the chest/ throat area. Any cuts or incisions made in that area would require some very intricate sewing to close it up. Jack has a diagram showing how a deer should be caped out (skinned) prior to delivery to the taxidermist. When he gets the deer, he will take measurements and skin it around the eyes and antlers, then freeze it. The hide will then be shipped to a tannery for tanning. There is a saying good things come to those who wait. Patience is needed when waiting for a deer mount. Patton shared hunters desiring a deer mount should be prepared to wait as long as one year for completion of their trophy. The biggest delay is the tannery. This is because most taxidermists send their deer hides to a tannery for processing. Tanneries have the special machinery and chemicals to properly process the hide. The wait to get the hide back from the tannery is typically is six to eight months. A major reason for the long wait is because hundreds of hides arrive at the tannery for processing soon after deer season opens. Patton stated he usually gets around 40 deer heads each year for mounting. Just a few weeks ago, he completed the last deer from last years season. Patton shared he gets the biggest thrill when he sees a client take the first look at his or her completed trophy mount. His work is considered top notch in the field and he puts a great amount of effort into making the mount as lifelike as possible. The three key areas are the eyes, position of the antlers and the musculature. His goal is for the deer to have it look just like it did when the hunter first saw it. Taxidermy is a second job for Patton. His primary occupation is a firefighter and paramedic with the Alachua Fire and Rescue in Gainesville. He stated ever since he was a little kid, he wanted to do taxidermy. To learn taxidermy, he read books and watched U Tube videos. As Patton put it, taxidermy is a lifelong learning process. Even though he is considered a master in the field of taxidermy, he feels he is still learning new and better ways. One of his goals is to become a full-time taxidermist and fishing guide when he retires. As an option to a shoulder mount, a hunter could go the European Skull mount route. In this option the antlers are left attached to the skull that has been de-fleshed. Patton boils the deer head to remove the flesh and then soaks the skull in a proprietary solution formula to bleach the head and remove any remaining tissue. The European Skull mount is less costly and can be completed much quicker. As noted by Jack Some hunters prefer to display their trophies in the European Skull mount style, Patton noted. An added bonus to the Skull Mount is it takes up far less room on a wall. Hunters should know and understand how to care for a trophy deer before pulling the trigger. After a deer is down, the animal should be cooled down as soon as possible in order to stop tissue degradation. Also, it is important to keep in mind a mediocre deer to one person might be someone elses trophy. So if there is a chance the animal will be mounted, then proper care of the animal should happen right away. Anyone desiring additional information can contact Patton at or at 352-538-5254. SUNDA Y, SEPTEMBER 9, 2018 SPORTS LAKE CITY REPORTER 3B OUTDOORSProper care of a trophy deer COURTESY PHOTOS Jack Patton Jr. of Wildlife Transitions puts the final finishing touches on a trophy deer shoulder mount. Example of a European Skull mount. The flesh is removed so that the skull and antlers can be displayed. From staff reportsTwenty-six players competed in the Saturday Blitz on Sept. 1. Cory DePratter came in first in the A division with a +6. Steve Thomas came in second with a +3. Timmy Rogers came in third with a +2. Mike Carr came in first in the B division with a +10. Bob Randall, Jim Carr and Eli Witt tied for second with a +3. Skins winners were: Kevin Roberts #1 and #8, Terry Hunter #3 and #10 and Cory DePratter #9. 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. Ten players competed in Sunday Blitz on Sept. 2. Cory DePratter came in first with a +6. Steve Patterson came in second with a +5. Closest to the Pin winners were: Cory DePratter #7, #15 and #17. Skins winners were: Cory DePratter #2, Dave Mehl #4, Scott Kishton #6, Nick Goff #9, Timmy Rogers #12, Steve Patterson #13, Steve Smithy #15 and Mike Jacobs #18. The Sunday Blitz cost $20 plus cart fee and is open to anyone and you can tee off at anytime. Seventeen players competed in the Labor Day Blitz on Sept.r 3. Tim Dortch came in first with a +9. Shayne Edge came in second with a +6. Tom Wade came in third with a +4. Jonathan Allen and Terry Hunter tied for fourth with a +1. Skins winners were: Shayne Edge #2 and #8, Dennis Crawford #5, Terry Hunter #6 and #14, Jonathan Allen #15 and Cory DePratter #17. Velma Morton won the LGA Blitz on Sept. 4 with +0. Trish Holm came in second with -1.5. Trish Holm had a chip-in on #5. The LGA plays every Tuesday starting at 9:00 am. Thirteen players competed in the Wednesday Blitz on Sept. 5. Ronnie Everett came in first with a +4. Derrick Tuell came in second with a +3. Steve Patterson came in third with a +1. Skin winners were: Ronnie Everett #1 and #16, Cory DePratter #2 and #17, Keith Shaw #6 and Derrick Tuell #18. The Pot Hole was #7 and there were no birdies, therefore the Pot worth $204 carries over. 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 Steve Peters, Jim Stevens, Tom Hosford and Dan Stephens 6, Jim McGriff, Rhea Hart, Tom Elmore, Bill Rogers and Bob Hiers 3, Rob Brown, Eli Witt, Bobby Simmons, Dennis Hendershott and Howard Whitaker 3. Good Scores were: Dan Stephens 75 (36-39) and Rhea Hart 76 (40-36). 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 UPCOMING Sept. 29-30, Club ChampionshipOct. 5, Friday Night DinnerOct. 5, Moon GolfOct. 6, NERAOct. 9, Gator LeagueOct. 20-21, THE ROUNTREE from the COUNTRY CLUB from theAT LAKE CITY


4B LAKE CITY REPOR TER SPORTS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2018 Santa Fe in a rivalry that has been hardly that for the past decade plus. The mentality coming into the game was to kill a gnat with a sledge hammer, said Fort White defensive back Izaya Latham, who had a fumble recovery along with Derrick Roberson. We wanted to start off strong and finish strong. If we can just keep that mentality for the rest of the season we can be a great team and hard to stop. Blair threw for 215 yards and four touchdowns, including two to Deondre Cray. All but seven of those yards came in the first half as Fort White triggered a running clock less than two minutes into the third quarter. Cray caught four passes for 93 yards while running back Stanley Maxwell rushed for 93 yards and two touchdowns on nine carries. The Indians (1-1) finished with 354 yards of total offense while the Raiders (1-2) struggled to put together anything offensively, finishing with 162. Sixty of Santa Fes yards came on the final play of the game when Deron Reid broke free on a fake punt to score a touchdown and end the shutout as time expired. But the margin of victory could have also been much greater as Fort White turned the ball over on downs inside the 5-yard line once and also fumbled inside the 20 in the first half. I thought it was a pretty dominating performance in all three phases, Fort White coach Demetric Jackson said. We had one turnover and turned it over on downs but we got our share of turnovers, which is always a plus. We got a little stupid there at the end with some of the penalties but as far as the effort and the domination, I thought we came out ready to go. Blairs connection with his receivers was still a work in progress in Fort Whites season-opening loss to Suwannee but he was locked and loaded against Santa Fe. The senior threw a 10-yard touchdown to Brayden Summers on the games opening drive and then came back on the next possession to hit Rahman Paul for an 11-yard score to put Fort White up 14-0. Despite turning it over on downs and losing a fumble on their next two drives, the Indians still found time to put the game away before halftime thanks to Blairs arm. Blair hooked up with Cray on the next two possessions and both times Blair had to escape pressure, roll to his right and find Cray on the move for touchdowns. Add in a two-point conversion by Matt DiMauro and Fort White took a 29-0 lead into intermission. I think we got out jitters out after that first game and we just came out ready to play this game, Blair said. We had two weeks off because we didnt get to play Providence so we were ready to play this week.   Two weeks of practice helped us out and the boys wer e ready to eat. Latham recovered fumble on the first play of the second half and Maxwell scored two snaps later on a 13-yard scamper. Maxwell also found the end zone from 20 yards out in the fourth quarter. I saw a few things we still need to work on but not being able to play for two weeks kind of hurt us, Jackson said. Were happy with the win and happy with the way our guys played.INJURY REPORTSummers left the game in the first half after hurting his foot on a 7-yard run. He left the stadium on crutches shortly after to go for an x-ray. Im a little concerned about Brayden. He came out with a foot injury and were hoping its not too serious, Jackson said. Fort White is already without running back Corey Dryden (torn ACL) so an extended absence for Summers would be a huge loss.DID YOU SEE THAT?DiMauro is Fort Whites left tackle but he also acts as the teams kicker from time to time. A failed extra point also turned him into a runner Friday night. Following Crays second touchdown shortly before halftime, Fort White had a bad snap on the extra point but the 6-foot-2, 245pound lineman scooped up the loose ball and found an extra gear to run into the end zone for a 2-point conversion as Fort Whites sidelined erupted in celebration.UP NEXTFort White hosts Taylor County in a Region 1-3A contest next Friday at 7:30 p.m. INDIANS Continued From 1BPREP FOOTBALLFort White has a lot to clean upIt wasnt always pretty Friday night but Fort White eventually pulled away from Santa Fe for a 43-6 win. But let me tell you the Indians need to clean up their mistakes. Fridays score could have easily been   57-0. Actually it should have been. Fort White turned the ball over on downs inside the 5-yard line, Rahman Paul fumbled inside the 20 and Deondre Cray had a punt return for a touchdown called back for a boneheaded block in the back prior to the fumble. Cray was so far ahead of the block that I thought assistant coach Shea Showers was going to throw his headset in Steve Spurrier-like fashion he was so angry. I wouldnt have blamed him.   Mistakes like that arent going to cut it next weeks Region 1-3A showdown against T aylor County. Thatll cost you against a good team, Fort White coach Demetric Jackson said. Is Taylor County a good team? We think so. Thats a fair statement but weve got to minimize those mistakes. Fort White caught a break. Santa Fe isnt very good. Do all that against a good regional opponent, like Taylor County, and the   scor eboard could look very different. Those mistakes were only the biggest.   There wer e other penalties, such as Stanley Maxwells unsportsmanlike conduct penalty that set the Indians up with a third down in the boondocks.   There wer e bad snaps that somehow turned beneficial, such as an extra point attempt that saw Matt DiMauro somehow bulldoze into the end zone for two points. There were even instances where Blair and his running back were going different directions for a handoff. Oh, and Fort White squandered a shutout by letting Deron Reid escape on a fake punt for a touchdown on the games final play. The Indians got away with those mistakes against the Raiders. They wont against the rest of their schedule. Weve got to finish plays, defensive back Izaya Latham said. When were tired we cant make the stupid mistakes as well. If we pick up on that well be fine. Well be all right. Despite 43 points, Jackson wants more from his offense. Blair cant do everything by himself or you get nights where he throws four interceptions like he did against Suwannee. That leads to the running game, which is unfortunately becoming thinner by the day with Brayden Summers joining Corey Dryden on the sideline with an undisclosed foot injury. That puts a lot of pressure on Stanley Maxwell, who was stuffed for a 2-yard loss on a 4th-and-1 at the 3-yard line during Fridays contest.   Maxwell still finished with 93 yards on nine car ries but a majority of it came in the second half during a running clock. Weve got to be able to run the ball more efficiently, Jackson said. We got down there and (Santa Fe) was standing up not even lined up and were taking our time not even running a play. The quarterback turned the wrong way on one and the running back turned the wrong way, its those type of thing that come down to focus and weve got to make sure we can correct those things against good teams. Starting next week.Photos by CHRISTINA FEAGIN/Special to the ReporterFort White running back Stanley Maxwell lunges for extra yardage against Santa Fe on Friday night. Shooting the J Jordan KroegerPhone: (386) 754-0421 jkr oeger@lakecityreporter.comCOURTESY FGCs girls cross country team competed at the UNF Invitational on Friday. The Lady Timberwolves finished eighth out of 10 teams and third out of five JUCOs. Morse (left) led FGC with a 47th-place finish (12:17.71) while Bethune-Cookmans Bernita Brown (middle) placed 39th (12:03.80) and FGCs Christen Odum (right) finished 87th (13:58.65). All three girls ran cross country at Columbia. Other finishers for FGC were Katie Stalvey in 68th (12:52.98), Kamiya Alford in 78th (13:34.94) and Carmill Derringer in 91st (14:26.97). COURTESY Former Columbia runner Yassin Raffay ran at the UNF Invitational on Friday for Seminole State College, plac ing 16th (16:10.73). Former CHS runners compete at UNFCOLLEGE CROSS COUNTRYFort White defensive back Antonio Brooks covers Santa Fe receiver Dimitri Decoursey on Friday night. CHRISTINA FEAGIN/Special to the ReporterFort White quarterback Dylan Blair looks down the field for an open receiver against Santa Fe.


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ELLIS AKA VIRGINIA LUE WADE ELLIS, DECEASED, et al. are Defendants, I will sell to the highest bidder for cash at, on the third floor of the Columbia County Courthouse at 173 N.E. Hernando Avenue, Lake City, Florida, at the hour of 11:00 AM, on the 10th day of October, 2018, the following described property: PARCEL G COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF SECTION 6, TOWNSHIP 4 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST, COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA AND RUN N 00 42' 12" W. ALONG THE WEST LINE OF SAID SECTION 6 A DISTANCE OF 52.91 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE N 00 42' 12" W. ALONG SAID WEST LINE OF SECTION 6 A DISTANCE O F 1300.63 FEET; THENCE N 87 54' 47" E. A DISTANCE OF 384.81 FEET; THENCE S 00 31' 18" W., A DISNTACE O F 423.78 FEET; THENCE S 89 06' 13" W, A DISTANCE OF 329.69 FEET; THENCE S 00 42' 42" E. A DISTANCE OF 380.07 FEET; THENCE S 00 42' 12" E., A DISTANCE OF 394.09 FEET TO A POINT ON THE NORTHERLY RIGHT-OFWAY LINE OF SOUTHWEST PINEMOUNT ROAD; THENCE S 88 38' 04" W. ALONG SAID NORTHERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF SOUTHWEST PINEMOUNT ROAD A DISTANCE OF 46.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. SUBJECT TO INGRESS/EGRESS ACROSS THE WESTERLY 46 FEET THEREOF, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF SECTION 6, TOWNSHIP 4 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST, COLUMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA AND RUN N 00 42' 12" W. ALONG THE WEST LINE OF SAID SECTION 6 A DISTANCE OF 52.91 FEET TO THE POINT ON THE NORTHERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF SW PINEMOUNT ROAD AND THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE N 00 42' 12" W. ALONG SAID WEST LINE OF SECTION 6 A DISTANCE O F 1384.56 FEET TO THE NORTHWEST CORNER O F THE SOUTHWEST OF THE SOUTHWEST OF SECTION 6; THENCE N 88 46' 33" E. ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF THE SOUTHWEST OF THE SOUTHWEST OF SECTION 6 A DISTANCE OF 45.87 FEET; THENCE S 00 42' 42" E. A DISTANCE OF 879.92 FEET; THENCE S 00 42' 12" E. A DISTANCE OF 394.09 FEET TO A POINT ON THE NORTHERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF SW PINEMOUNT ROAD; THENCE S 88 38" 04" W., ALONG SAID NORTHERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF SW PINEMOUNT ROAD A DISTANCE OF 46.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the propert y 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 th e 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 th e time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; i f you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. DATED this 23rd day of August, 2018. P. DEWITT CASON Clerk Circuit Court By: /s/ S. Weeks Deputy Clerk 453170 September 2, 9, 2018 4/2 newly renovated, convenient to schools & downtown, no pets, $1000/mo. 1st & $500 sec dep. 755-3456 1BR Apt. Downtown Location, $500 mo, plus Security. NO PETS. Call 386-755-3456 FOR SALE BY OWNER Nice DWMH on a cul-de-sac. 3BD 2BA, acre, shaded, w privacy fence. All appliances including built-in microwave. Central ac/heat, storage shed. Well and septic. $80,000. 386.365.6051 or 386.365.6034 Diesel & gas mechanic w/own tools. Must have valid Drivers License. Apply in person a t Lake City Industries 250 NW Railroad St, Lake City Yard Man. Must have clean driving record. Apply in person at Lake City Industries, 250 N W Railroad St, Lake City 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. Truck Driver/Equipment OperatorThe Lake City Reporter seeks a part-time overnight truck driver (Class E license OK) to drive its commercial delivery truck between its printing facility and office. Our commercial driver picks up several strapped pallets of printed products each night and delivers them to our facility. Round trip is about 175 miles per night. Position also requires operational knowledge and use of a fork lift. Position is 25 hours per week. Provide resume, work history and references. DOT physical and preemployment drug screen required of finalists. EOE. Email: No phone calls please. 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 b e 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. Man y 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 knowingl y accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation o f the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspape r 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. 4.5 acres on Lake Jeffrey Rd, gorgeous oaks, great area, site built homes only. Owner Financing! NO DOWN! $49,900. $513/mo 352-215-1018. 6500sf warehouse, 1000sf AC office/retail, 2 lg roll-up doors, 20608 CR 49, O'Brien 352-2151018 Owner financing $159,900 $5k down $1360/mo www.Landownerfinancin g .com Stylist need at Southern Exposure Salon 3 86-288-8401 Small Engine Mechanic and Heavy Duty Mechanic needed. Great working environment. Apply in person at Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park, 307 6 95th Drive Live Oak. A Landlord You Can Love! 2/1 Duplex, great location. CH/A, W/D hookup, $800/mo + dep 758-9351 or 352-208-2421 Public Works Technician Full-Time Town of White Springs $11 to $15/hr. DOQ Duties: Performs manual and technical activities to include road & right of way maintenance & repair, operation & maintenance of tools & equipment, building maintenance & repair, reading & repairing water meters, heavy equipmen t operation, landscaping, and repair of water & sewer lines. Must be mechanically inclined and able to work independently. High school diploma or GED is required plus a minimum of on e (1) year previous related experience. Must have valid F L Drivers license. Position open until 9/19/18. Application may be picked up at Town Hall 10363 Bridge Street White Springs, FL or online at Email to: (386) 3972310 White Springs is an EOE employer and a Drug Free Work p lace. Court Ordered Restaurant Auction. Fri, Sept 14th @6pm, High Springs, FL Hwy 27N #20822 Ta x Lien Equipment: Ice machine, 3 door freezer, 6' true cooler, (3) 8' stainless tables, gas deep fryer, pizza oven, tables/chairs, pans, shelves, 10% B.P. ----------------------------------------**7PM 2 ESTATES** C. Red Williams 352-258-0604 AU4 3 7/AB 3 447 Windsong ApartmentsWe offer 1, 2, & 3 BR's Apply On-Line!windsong-apartmentliving.com386-758-8455 IN PRINT & ONLINE www.LakeCityReporter.comBuy It Sell It Find It Lake City ReporterClassifieds


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8B LAKE CITY REPOR TER SPORTS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2018 this a joyful evening. Columbia (3-0) set the tone defensively in the opening minutes against Buchholz (1-2). The Tigers never wavered either forcing turnovers and using strong red-zone stands to continue their dominance in the series. The Bobcats had chances to score, but the Tigers were always there, slamming the door on every opportunity. Thats what we want every week, defensive tackle Willie Jernigan said of the teams first shutout of the year. We got to work hard in practice for it. We know we can do it, got to put our mind to it. We want zero on the scoreboard every week. Columbias defense held up long enough for the offense to find a groove on its first scoring drive late in the opening quarter. Bobby Fultons 5-yard touchdown catch, his first of two scores on the night, got the Tigers on the scoreboard. The struggles werent over, though, Smith was intercepted on the next drive by Florida commit Trent Whittemore. Columbia shook off its lone turnover of the night and returned to the end zone two more times before halftime thanks to Kylen Callum. The junior running back scored both his touchdowns in the final six minutes of the half giving his team a 18-0 lead. We cant have anymore slow starts like this, Smith said of the offensive errors. Next week we got Lee, then Madison, then Trinity Christian. We got to roll. Columbias defense anchored the team in the second half as it constantly disrupted Buchholzs veteran offense. Whittemore was held to just 51 total yards after halftime which helped keep the Bobcats out of the end zone on Friday. Columbia held a comfortable 25-0 lead entering the fourth quarter after Fultons 27-yard touchdown catch with 46 seconds left in the third. Buchholz quarterback Cam Orth and the Bobcats were marching on the ensuing drive, until Shyheim Brown took an interception 72 yards the opposite way to give Columbia a fifth touchdown. Our defensive line was outstanding and our [defensive backs] came to play, defensive end Levontae Camiel said. Linebackers, everybody, had to step up to the plate when the offense wasnt moving. It was a team effort. We had to pick ourselves up in the second half. Its really great to have a shutout. Columbia sealed its second straight win over Buchholz on a 42-yard touchdown run by Marquez Bell, who finished with a game-high 141 yards on just four catches. The Tigers have made it look easy through their first three games, having already accumulated 132 combined points. Columbias biggest test awaits this week as Robert E. Lee comes to Lake City for Fridays District 2-7A opener. With huge implications on the line, the Tigers hope to snap a threegame losing streak to the Generals and put themselves in good position to host playoff games in November. Were going to clock in on Monday, and its about business, Allen said. These are the weeks that decide whether youre in the playoffs or not. You dont want it in the hands of [playoff] points. You want to take care of business and be district champs at the end of 11 weeks. So its a different mindset. Itll be militaristic this week with them so were focused and locked in. Well punch the clock Monday, from 8:30 when school starts to 7:30 when we leave, its business because this is district week. INJURY UPDATE: Columbia linebacker Ethan Umstead (ankle) and safety Brandon Scott (ankle) are both expected to be back for this weeks district opener after missing Fridays game against Buchholz. Linebacker Marlon Pollock, who also was out Friday night, could return this week too as he recovers from an ankle injury. GATOR TRIP: Columbia wide receivers TJ Jones (2019) and Marquez Bell (2020) traveled to the University of Florida this weekend for an unofficial visit. Jones made his second trip in two weeks after visiting the school last weekend. While both are being recruited by the Gators, Jones is the only one who currently holds an offer. CHS Continued From 1BPREP CROSS COUNTRYFrom staff reportsColumbias cross country teams struggled through a tough course on Saturday at the UNF Invitational on Saturday as multiple runners battled illness. The boys placed 11th while the girls finished 13th as Creekside ran away with both titles. Burch Greene led the Tigers with a 22nd-place finish (17:42.32), followed by Juan Resendiz in 30th (17:53.89), Alex McCollum in 69th (18:54.94), AJ Kihei in 106th (19:36.96), Carson Candler in 108th (19:40.26), Noel Caballero in 117th (20:05.38) and Nathan Simon in 156th (21:54.73). Chandler dropped 16 secodns off his time from last week to set a new personal record. Abbrielle Beiter led the girls in 47th (21:24.31). Mackenzie Conklin placed 83rd (25:12.95), followed by Suzannah Raines in 84th (25:18.63), Sarah Beth Johns in 87th (25:35.35) and Lesly Cabellero in 104th (26:56.43). Jones dropped 19 seconds to set a new personal record.Sixth grader leads the way for Fort WhiteSixth grader Kylee Miller led Fort Whites cross country team at UNF to 15th place, finishing 20th individually (21:23.32). Cheyenne Hodges placed 49th (23:27.26), followed by Kaysen Willcox in (29:03.23), Kalyn Waugh in 139th (30:17.11) and Emily Quinones in 142nd (33:16.76) Three boys from Fort White ran: Manny Comesanna in 154th (21:46.35), Chase Daughtry in 165th (22:40.44), Harold Area cross country teams struggle at UNF COURTESY Columbias Suzannah Raines runs at the UNF Invitational. COURTESY Columbias AJ Kihei runs at the UNF Invitational on Saturday. they can trust their teammates to pick them up. It draws me to one conclusion: theyre ready to face Robert E. Lee. I say that, not based off production (which offensively couldve been much more), but more so how the team responded when things didnt go so well. Bad snaps and missed assignments happened Friday night and Im sure it wont be the last time. While the scoreboard looks like a cakewalk, the Tigers know that all the events that transpired during the game werent sweet. After cruising through the first two games, this years Columbia team got its first glimpse to how hairy things can get. The Tigers offense eventually sparked thanks to the momentum set by the defense. After an impressive outing versus Suwannee last week, the defense followed up with a lights out performance Friday night. Columbias offense has all the glitz, but the defense is the driving force behind the magic. If there was any more doubt before, shouldnt be anymore, the Tigers have more than just a strong offense. We have an explosive offense that should be able to score, but when it sputters, its good to know youre going to get the ball back and have another opportunity, coach Brian Allen told me. Some nights its going to be like that. And those sort of nights could be fast approaching. It wasnt always pretty but the job was done, regardless a shutout just as the Tigers expected. Columbia was balanced, but more importantly, remained mentally tough in the face of adversity. The schedule doesnt get any easier for the Tigers, with games pegged against Madison County, Trinity Christian and Bolles. But it all kicks off with the showdown this week between Columbia and Lee. The Tigers must keep that same bend dont break mentality against the defending District 2-7A champs. And after showing that theyre a complete team this past week, theres no reason why they cant take back the crown. I hope the Generals are prepped, because the Tigers are ready for war. NEEDED Continued From 1BPhotoa by BRENT KUYKENDALL/Lake City ReporterColumbia receievr Marquez Bell stiff arms a Buchholz defender on Friday night. It takes two Buchholz defenders to tackle Columbia running back Kylen Callum to the ground on this play. Columbia quarterback Jordan Smith winds up to throw a pass against Buchholz on Friday night.


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2C LAKE CIT Y REPOR TER BUSINESS WEEK OF SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 915, 2018When is the best time to cash in those EE bonds?Dear Dave, I have about $36,000 in debt, not including my house. Of that amount, $30,000 is a truck thats worth about what I owe on it, and the other $6,000 is student loan debt. I make $50,000 a year. I also have 24 EE bonds that were gifted to me that havent fully matured. Right now, theyre worth a combined $12,500. Should I cash those in, and use the money to pay off some of my debt, or let them fully mature before cashing them in? Also, are there any tax ramifications from cashing them in? Patrick Dear Patrick, They might be taxed, but it wont be much to worry about. EE bonds make less than one percent, so you havent really earned much. Never buy those things, man. Theyre a horrible investment, with an even worse rate of return. Im glad youre working out a plan and moving toward getting out of debt. A $30,000 truck doesnt work with a $50,000 income. 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Of American Towers 170,000 or so communication sites, only 40,000 of them are in the U.S. Management is investing heavily in fast-growing markets such as India and Nigeria, where wireless data usage has been increasing at a far faster rate than in the U.S. Also, as more mature wireless networks start the commercial rollout of 5G, telecom companies will likely be renting more space on existing infrastructure. (The Motley Fool owns shares of and has recommended American Tower and has the following options on it: short October 2018 $135 calls and long January 2019 $80 calls.) rffDividend PowerI retired from a bank in Mississippi in 1990 with some shares of the companys stock. I added a little more money to it and let it ride. After less than a decade, the mere $175 that Id invested had grown to be worth more than $1,800, counting dividends received. The dumbest thing I did was not buying more stock early on! M.H., Gulfport, Mississippi The Fool Responds: Your story illustrates the power of reinvesting dividends. When many investors receive dividends from their investments, they take them out in cash. Or they might just leave the cash in their brokerage account. A more effective wealthbuilding strategy is to have your dividends automatically reinvested in additional shares of the companys stock. Some brokerages will do that for you, and with ones that dont, you can simply take the cash that accumulates in your account and, on your own, buy shares of the same stock or stock in even more promising companies. Not every investment will do as well as yours did over a few years, of course you reaped the equivalent of annual returns of more than 70 percent! The stock markets average annual return is closer to 10 percent. Youre right, though investing meaningful sums early and letting them grow for decades is a great way to build a substantial nest egg for your retirement. Castles, Companies Need MoatsQWhat does a moat refer to in business-speak? P.O., Walnut Creek, CaliforniaAJust as with a castle, if a company has a wide moat, it will be hard for any enemies to attack it. Thus, a moat refers to the sustainable competitive advantages a company may have that can protect its market position and defend against competitors or would-be competitors. Competitive advantages can include patents, a strong brand, economies of scale, barriers to entry, and high switching costs. Think of Apple as an example. Its strong brand attracts many customers who associate it with high quality and good design, and once theyre in the Apple environment, it can seem like too much of a pain to switch out of it. Boeing, meanwhile, encounters few new competitors because its so costly to start manufacturing aircraft.***QWhat is the U.S. inflation rate, and how does it compare to that of other countries? S.S., Greenville, North CarolinaAThe United States inflation rate was recently about 2.5 percent, according to the International Monetary Fund, below the long-termaverage of about 3 percent per year. Meanwhile, it was 0.7 percent in Switzerland, 1.1 percent in Japan, 2.5 percent in China, 2.7 percent in the United Kingdom, 2.8 percent in Russia, 5 percent in India, 11.4 percent in Turkey, 22.7 percent in Argentina and 13,864.6 percent in Venezuela. That Venezuelan rate reflects the phenomenon of hyperinflation, when inflation is occurring at rates higher than about 50 percent monthly. When prices rise that quickly, the money that people have in their pockets and savings accounts rapidly loses its value and the economy is dangerously destabilized. Hyperinflation, often triggered by governments printing too much money, occurred in Germany after World War I and more recently in Zimbabwe.Want more information about stocks? Send us an email to Flags Signaling Bankruptcy RiskWhen a company files for bankruptcy protection, many of its stockholders are taken by surprise and often lose most or all of their investment. You can save yourself a lot of heartache and dollars by learning to spot warning signs among your holdings. A company goes bankrupt when it runs out of the cash it needs to operate. To assess a companys bankruptcy risk, start with its debt load. Borrowed money can be helpful to a company, boosting returns in good times. But it can also amplify risk in bad times. A debt-laden company suddenly facing declining sales can cut its dividend but it still has to make its interest payments, and eventually its principal repayment. Worse still, when the economy goes south, access to additional financing can be costly or not available at all. The amount of debt a company can handle is influenced by its industry. A utility company with 2018 THE MOTLEY FOOL/DIST. BY ANDREWS MCMEEL SYNDICATION 9/6 tntrrtrfnnt trfffftf rfftrfnff rbbfbnfnftt frftbfbbntr rffnffn fnffftrf ntrrfrr fnfrfWant to Invest? Email us at, and well send you some tips to start investing. Sorry, we cant provide individual financial advice. Three questions to ask before accepting that job offerMany people view their job search as an opportunity to prove their worth to potential employers. Yet, it is important to keep in mind that finding the perfect match goes both ways, and the right job needs to work for you, too especially in todays economy where employers need to work hard to make their job offers stand out. For greater job satisfaction, be sure to evaluate the full offer, including salary and bonus structure, paid time off, relocation assistance, voluntary benefits like those offered by Aflac and health care benefits. Plus, dont forget to get the following questions answered before accepting any job offer. 1. Does this company offer opportunities for professional growth? Some positions are designated as a path for growth, and others are not. Find out if yours has a clear pathway for promotion or if it is a dead-end. You may also wish to inquire about the availability of development opportunities, like webinars and off-site training sessions, as well as get a sense about whether or not your supervisor is able and willing to take on a mentorship role. 2. How will this employer support my long-term financial success? Your financial wellness is determined by more than just your salary. Benefits matter a great deal, too, and these days, they may go far beyond the standard offerings. Insurers like Aflac now provide many employers with offerings called value-added services, which can range from assisting employees and their families with college planning and financing to making sure employees are taking care of their financial and legal wellness. Easy-to-use online resources, tutorials and digital tools can help employees reach financial and legal goals. All that said, you might not want to limit your decision to the prospect of generous take home pay alone. 3. What is in it for my family? Does your potential employer offer any services or benefits that can improve the lives of your family members? For example, do health benefits include roundthe-clock access to telemedicine? Are there health advocacy services offered to help employees and their families reduce stress over navigating the heath care environment? These are the items that can make or break that job offer. These are also services that you could suggest to your current employer as an option to help keep talent happy, productive and at the company. -StatePoint Sergey Nivens/stock.Adobe.comOpportunities to grow, or climb the corporate ladder, are important to consider in accepting a job offer.


WEEK OF SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 915, 2018 BUSINESS LAKE CITY REPORTER 3CUS hiring picked up in AugustThe Associated PressThe pace of hiring in the United States quickened in August, and wages grew at their fastest pace in nine years evidence that employers remain confident despite the Trump administrations ongoing conflicts with its trading partners. The economy added a strong 201,000 jobs, and the unemployment rate stayed at 3.9 percent, near an 18-year low, the government said Friday in its monthly jobs report. Taken as a whole, the data pointed to a job market that remains resilient even after nearly a decade of economic growth the second-longest such stretch in U.S. history and even with tariffs and counter-tariffs on imports and exports looming over U.S. employers that rely on global trade. The economy is expanding at a healthy pace, fueled by tax cuts, confident consumers, greater business investment in equipment and more government spending. Growth reached 4.2 percent at an annual rate in the April-June quarter, the fastest pace in four years. I view this as the strongest job market in a generation, Andrew Chamberlain, chief economist at Glassdoor, a career website. Even while reporting a robust job gain for August, the Labor Department revised sharply down its estimate of hiring in June and July. The government now says employers added 50,000 fewer jobs in those two months combined than it had previously estimated. But the 201,000 job gain in August was nearly equal to the average gain of 196,000 over the prior 12 months, evidence of how consistent job growth remains. Average hourly pay jumped 0.4 percent in August and increased 2.9 percent compared with a year earlier. Thats the fastest annual gain since June 2009, when the Great Recession ended. Still, rising inflation, which also reached 2.9 percent in July from a year earlier, has offset that gain. Yet most economists said they saw the pay increase as an encour aging sign that the low unemployment rate is compelling more employers to raise pay in order to compete successfully for workers. It looks like were finally seeing that acceleration in wage growth that weve been waiting for, said Gus Faucher, chief economist at PNC Financial Services. Its good news for workers paychecks, its good news for consumers and its good news for the overall economy. The rising wage and jobs data make it a near-certainty that the Federal Reserve will raise short-term interest rates when it meets later this month, economists said. Most Fed watchers also expect another rate hike in December and perhaps two more next year. The prospect of higher borrowing costs as well as bigger paychecks, which can cut into corporate profits appeared to hold back the stock market Friday. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 104 points in mid-day trading. Jason Mazzarone, chief executive of SoBol, a restaurant chain that sells a variety of acai bowls, says he is paying workers more, mostly because of higher minimum wage laws in New York and other states where his 26-store chain operates. He has also raised pay for other workers who were already earning more than the minimum. On New Yorks Long Island, for example, where many of his outlets are located, the minimum wage will reach $12 an hour by years end. For shift managers now making $16 an hour, Mazzarone said, their pay has to go up too. The Trump administration has imposed tariffs on imported steel and aluminum as well as on $50 billion of goods from China. U.S. companies across a range of industries have expressed alarm about those import taxes and about counter-tariffs that other nations have imposed on U.S. exports. The White House has also threatened to hit China with higher taxes on $200 billion more of Chinese goods. Yet so far, there are few signs that those concerns have affected overall hiring. Manufacturers cut 3,000 jobs last month, the first time they have cut jobs in about a year. Factories have taken the most direct hit from higher tariffs, with automakers, aerospace, and machinery companies absorbing higher steel and aluminum costs. Automakers accounted for all the losses, cutting nearly 5,000 jobs. Still, those losses might not fully reflect trade disruptions. Automakers typically retool their factories for new model year cars over the summer, which can temporarily distort the job figures. Fridays jobs report showed that professional and business services, a category that includes both higher-paying fields such as engineering and accounting and lower-paying temp jobs, led Augusts job growth with 53,000 added positions. Health care providers added 33,000 and transportation and warehousing companies 20,200, the most in nearly a year. Manufacturing shed 3,000 jobs, its worst showing in more than a year. Retailers cut 6,000 positions, a surprising drop given reports of strong sales by such leading retailers as Target, Walmart and Best Buy. Most analysts have forecast that the economy will expand at an annual pace of at least 3 percent in the current July-September quarter. For the full year, the economy is on track to grow 3 percent for the first time since 2005. Consumer confidence rose in August to its highest level in nearly 18 years. Most Americans feel that jobs are widely available and expect the economy to remain healthy in the coming months, according to the Conference Boards consumer confidence survey. In August, factories expanded at their quickest pace in 14 years, according to a survey of purchasing managers. A manufacturing index compiled by a trade group reached its highest point since 2004. Not all the economic news has been positive. Higher mortgage rates and years of price increases are slowing the housing market. Sales of existing homes dropped in July for a fourth straight month. Many economists also worry that President Donald Trump will soon follow through on a threat to impose tariffs of up to 25 percent on $200 billion of imports from China. That would be in addition to $50 billion in duties already imposed. Pay surged most in nine years.COURTESYHealthcare jobs saw significant growth in August, said a federal jobs report released on Friday. British Airways travelers credit card details hackedThe Associated Press Hackers obtained the credit card details of some 380,000 British Airways travelers during a two-week data breach this summer that leaves the customers vulnerable to financial fraud, the airline says. BAs CEO, Alex Cruz, said Friday that enough data was stolen to allow criminals to use credit card information for illicit purposes, and that police are investigating. We know that the information that has been stolen is name, address, email address, credit card information; that would be credit card number, expiration date and the three-letter code in the back of the credit card, he told the BBC. He added that no passport data had been obtained in what he called a very sophisticated, malicious criminal attack. It advises people to contact their bank or credit card company if they used the airlines website and mobile app to make or change a booking between 10:58 p.m. London time on Aug. 21 and 9:45 p.m. London time on Sept. 5. The recommendation does not apply to customers who bought tickets or changed reservations outside those times. The airline promised to reimburse any financial losses suffered by customers directly because of the theft of this data. Consumer advice website MoneySavingExpert says affected customers should first seek advice from their bank, then monitor bank and credit card statements closely for signs of possible fraudulent activity. It also warns of possible phishing scams in which hackers would try to trick affected consumers into revealing personal information like pincodes or banking passwords. Some angry travelers complained to Britains Press Association that they had already noted bogus activity on credit cards that had been used to make British Airways bookings during the time when the breach was undetected. The hack once again puts the spotlight on the strength of the IT systems at major companies as they expand their digital services. British Airways experienced an IT-related crisis in May last year when roughly 75,000 passengers were stranded after the airline cancelled more than 700 flights over three days because of system problems. In the U.S., Delta Airlines said in April that payment-card information for several hundred thousand customers could have been exposed by a malware breach months earlier. The same breach also hit Sears Holdings Corp., which operates Kmart stores.Disney workers approve new contract raising minimum wageThe Associated PressThousands of Walt Disney World workers on Thursday overwhelmingly approved a new contract that increases the starting minimum wage to $15 an hour over the next three years while enabling Disney to use more part-time workers and require new workers to stay in their positions longer before transferring. Scores of union workers chanted Union! Union! and Nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, hey, hey, we got a raise! as they waited for the votes to be counted at a hotel in the heart of Orlandos tourism district. We got a fair deal, Matt Hollis, who leads a coalition of six unions, told the workers after the vote was counted. Union officials said the new contract would have an impact outside of Walt Disney World as other non-unionized businesses in central Floridas low-wage service economy compete for tourism workers in a tight job market. The contract covers more than half of the 70,000 workers at Disney World, the largest single-site employer in the United States. Those workers include costumed characters, bus drivers, launderers, retail workers, monorail drivers, custodians, housekeepers, servers, cooks, florists, makeup artists and lifeguards. The way I feel is we won this for our members at Disney but we also won this for the ride operator at Universal Studios who doesnt have a union, said Eric Clinton, president of Unite Here Local 362, one of the six unions that represents 38,000 workers covered by the contract. This affects Hyatt, Hilton. They are going to have to raise wages to compete with others. This is 38,000 people. This isnt a small amount. Besides raising the starting minimum wage almost 50 percent to $15 an hour in three years, the new four-year contract would raise wages for existing workers by at least $4.75 an hour by October 2021. Each Florida worker also will receive a $1,000 bonus that Disney had paid to other employees after last years tax cut by Congress. Those bonuses were withheld during the contract negotiations. Our 50 percent wage increase will have a real, meaningful impact on our cast and their families and is part of our commitment to the thousands of cast members who make magic for our guests each and every day, said George Kalogridis, president of Walt Disney World Resort. Increasing wages for cast members represents a significant investment in central Florida and will provide a powerful boost to the local economy. The new contract expands anti-discrimination protections to include gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, military or veteran status and genetic information. In return for the higher wages, the coalition of unions, known as the Service Trades Council Union, agreed to allow Disney to use more part-time workers. Under the old contract, 35 percent of the union workforce can be part-timers, but that was raised to 38 percent in the new deal, although Disney doesnt currently reach its limit on part-timers. New hires also will have to wait longer to switch jobs under the new deal. The old contract allowed for a transfer after six months, but that changed to a year under the new contract. The new contract also allows Disney the ability to expand the probationary period for some new workers from three months to six months. Services set for Amway founder, Magic owner DeVosThe Associated PressA private funeral service has been scheduled for billionaire Richard DeVos, the co-founder of direct-selling giant Amway, owner of the NBAs Orlando Magic and father-in-law of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos. Details of next Thursdays invitation-only services at LaGrave Avenue Christian Reformed Church in Grand Rapids were announced Friday, a day after his death. Others will be able to watch a simulcast at the citys DeVos Place convention center. Family spokesman Nick Wasmiller has said DeVos died at his western Michigan home due to complications from an infection. He was 92. DeVos was born in Grand Rapids. He served as Amways president until 1993 and bought the Magic in 1991. We got a fair deal. Matt Hollis, labor organizer


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Zoes Kitchen a Gainesville treasureIm back! Im returning after taking the month of August off to vacation, chill and just enjoy my life. During that time Rosemary Coleman and I had lunch at Zoes Kitchen in Gainesville. It reminded me of a visit I had made there with her sister, Sandra Foreman, a couple of years ago. This visit, we both ordered chicken kabobs and shared an order of hummus. As good as always. I decided to resurrect the old Taste Buddies column since I know I have new readers that may have missed the review and others who may have forgotten. The same manager, Thaddeus Kendrick was there that day. He remembered me and my review and was his same courteous and congenial self. Previous review is below and I hope youll add this to your restaurant list to try when in Gainesville. I noticed a number of new items on the menu and there are a few small price changes. Its still all the wonderful Mediterranean ingredients and flavors.Zoes KitchenBefore Christmas Sandra Foreman and I made a trip to Hobby Lobby for essentials. It was time for lunch and we tried a place neither of us had been, Zoes Kitchen. Located on Archer Road, Ive seen it for years but never ventured in. As we walked in I was struck by the inviting, California style dcor with its warm colors of orange, pumpkin and celery green. This visit started with a good feeling. You place your order and it is then brought to your table. The staff was extremely helpful in explaining various menu items. While we waited I looked around and saw a most delicious looking steak kabob and thought that I should have ordered that. Next time I will. Our order came starting with our Hummus Trio ($6.89). Basil pesto, red pepper and classic hummus served with pita bread, pita chips, cucumbers, bell peppers and cherry tomatoes were perfect and more than enough for the two of us to share. Loved them all but the red pepper was my favorite. I chose the Mediterranean Tuna Pita ($7.59) for my lunch. It was a pita stuffed with #1 Albacore tuna, capers, red onions, olives, lettuce and tomato. I chose the roasted vegetables as my side order and they were delicious mixed vegetables with light seasoning. I am one of those people that loves a good tuna salad. In fact, I make it a lot for my lunch. Mine is the usual: tuna, onions, pickles, boiled egg, seasoning and mayonnaise. I liked the Mediterranean flavors, for a change. I especially like red onions, olives and capers so I may kick mine up a notch next time I make it. Sandra ordered the Greek Chicken Pita ($7.79) which was marinated and grilled thin sliced chicken with lettuce, tomato, caramelized onions, feta cheese, mixed greens tossed with Greek dressing and all served warm. Her side was a fresh fruit cup. I tasted hers and it was also delicious. Seems we lucked out with our restaurant choice and our food choices. Added note: beer and wine are available. The word ZOE in Greek means Life. Zoe Cassimus was born in the Mediterranean area and raised in the South. She began in a lunch shop in Montgomery, Alabama 22 years ago. Her restaurant foods are from family recipes and from her simple fresh from the garden sensibility which inspires the menu choices. Food is delivered fresh daily, then hand washed and cut so that everything can be made from scratch. Grilling is the predominate method of cooking their Mediterranean inspired food. Youll be able to find some gluten free, Vegan and TASTE BUDDIES Genie NormanTasteBuddiesLakeCity@gmail.comHummus trio, from Zoes Kitchen Greek chicken pita, from Zoes Kitchen Mediterranean Tuna pita, from Zoes KitchenCOURTESY PHOTOS ZOES continued on 4D From the Windy City to Boston to the SouthwestIm back! I took a short hiatus from writing the column over the last half of the summer. I also didnt travel much, other than a couple of Real Estate related trips. But I have been doing A LOT of planning!! I attended a leadership conference in Chicago in August. I am the current President-Elect for the Lake City Board of Realtors and will take over duties as the President next year. With these positions comes some additional travel (darn!). I convinced Scott to come with me since hed never been to Chicago. We flew up the weekend before my training started and used our timeshare to stay at the Hotel Blake. I got us tickets to a Cubs game, which he really enjoyed. And we spent some time walking around the city and taking in a band at the Miller Lite Beer Garden at the Chicago Pier. When he left, I flew my Mom up for her birthday, since Id be missing it. She was my plus one for my activities outside of the training I had scheduled. I was also able to spend some of my free time with her and took her on the architectural boat tour, to the Chicago 360 (formerly the John Hancock Building) to see the views from the Signature room, and rode the Big Bus tour around the city. We also ate some Chicago Deep Dish pizza. My favorite was from Ginos East. It was a busy five days. I had all of 12 hours from returning home from Chicago before I repacked and drove to Orlando for another five days for the Florida Realtors Convention and Meetings. As much as I like to go, I really like to come home too. The planning I mentioned includes my annual road trip with Sue. We are hitting the Southwestern states to visit some National Parks and do some hiking. Im already working on a big trip to celebrate Scott and my 25th wedding anniversary next spring. We have two friends with 50th Birthday trips weve not only been invited to, but i was asked to help plan one so that its a surprise. We are headed back to Nashville for Scotts birthday and taking my niece and her boyfriend for their birthdays this year. There are more work-related trips too. I have the National Association of Realtors Convention in Boston coming up. And they just announced that Tim McGraw will be our entertainment at the RE/MAX convention in Vegas next year that I need to put on my calendar. I usually wait to see who the entertainment is before I commit myself. This year as an added bonus is that Gwen Stefani is scheduled for a show that same week while doing her residency at Planet Hollywood and weve already bought our tickets. Thankfully, I have some flexibility with my job and I have a lot of hotel and credit card points and SkyMiles saved up for these trips. Otherwise, I dont know how I could do it all. Not to mention, my wonderful assistant, Pam, who holds down the fort at work when Im out. I can do a lot from the road with my lap top and phone and work everyday that Im gone taking care of business. Think of them as working vacations and work trips because that is the reality; but I wouldnt change it for anything. I am Blessed!TRAVEL TALES Sandy Kishton Sandy Kishton is a freelance travel writer who lives in Lake City. Contact her at skishton@comcast.netThink of them as working vacations and work trips because that is the reality; but I wouldnt change it for anything. I am Blessed! D2


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X-Men: Days of Future Past CNN 24 200 202CNN Newsroom With Ana Cabrera (N) CNN Newsroom With Ana Cabrera (N)RBG (2018, Documentary) Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Gloria Steinem. RBG (2018, Documentary) Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Gloria Steinem. TNT 25 138 245The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2 (2015, Science Fiction) Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson. (DVS) The Last Ship Casus Belli The Last Ship Casus Belli Need for Speed (2014, Action) NIK 26 170 299The LEGO Movie (2014) Voices of Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell. SpongeBobSpongeBobSpongeBobSpongeBobFriends Friends Friends (:35) Friends PARMT 28 168 241Bar Rescue Close, But No Cigar Bar Rescue Bar Rescue Mystique or Murder? Bar Rescue A historical landmark bar. Bar Rescue Boss Lady Blues Bar Rescue All Twerk & No Pay MY-TV 29 32 -The Love Boat Musical Cabins M*A*S*H M*A*S*H Columbo Its All in the Game Two women kill their two-timing lover. Touched by an Angel Night Gallery Night Gallery DISN 31 172 290Jessie Jessie gets a big surprise. 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LAKE CIT Y REPOR TER LIFE SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 2018 3D Sept. 9: Actr ess Sylvia Miles (Midnight Cowboy) is 84. Actor Topol (Fiddler on the Roof) is 83. Singer Luther Simmons (The Main Ingredient) is 76. Singer Dee Dee Sharp is 73. SUNDAY CROSSWORD Answer to last Sundays CrosswordCELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS WO OZ YS EA LA BS MA JO R IN NI EC AN CE LL ED AL AM O EL EN AA DV AN TA GE RO GE T LO NG RA LL YH A RDC OU RT DA IS BL YA CE LB OF AT E SN LR UM IM AM SY SL RA D BA SE CA RE WW II G FA LA FE LA DO RE ID EA TE S EL EC TR AR EUSE NO NM EA T LE AK TH EUSO PE NE CT O LU SHBE ES EN XES S HUN AT TA UR LS TE RP ESPY NO RP HI DO MA RT TO DA YL ON UM PM IMIC SHUSHF EE TN OL AM AN IA AR T HUR AS HE GR AN DS TA ND MI RO ENSO RA RR OW CR EE AV AT AR RE TR OA SH AR P RE GQ UEENSN EW YO RK BA T RO E UND OT UE AL FA IM A AN DA SS NS TSZEST CA T HOROSCOPES | THE LAST WORD BY EUGENIA LASTARIES (March 21-April 19): Dont act in haste. Look at whats being said and offered before you make a snap decision that could leave you at a loss. Bide your time, ask questions and consider every angle before you say yea or nay. TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Take a stance and follow through. Trust in your ability to know whats best for yourself. Personal relationships will take a favorable turn if you share your concerns and intentions, as well as a romantic gesture. GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Play it safe. Check every detail and verify what youve been told. Its better to be safe than sorry when dealing with settlements, joint finances or feelings. Dont neglect your responsibilities or your loved ones. CANCER (June 21-July 22): Spend more time with friends and family. Discuss your plans and see who is interested in tagging along. Dont feel you have to pay for others. You cannot buy love. Offer kindness and understanding; youll win respect and affection. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Look at what you can do to make personal and physical improvements at home. Whether its doing something nice for someone you love or moving things around to clear a space for one of your pursuits, it will be time well spent. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Look for any opportunity to make a move. Changing things up a bit will inspire you to be more adventuresome and to share your feelings, intentions and plans with someone special. Make romance and physical improvements priorities. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Think twice before making a move. Listen carefully to whats being said or offered. If someone shows anger or tends to be pushy, keep your distance. Dont take part in gossip or share private information about someone else. SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Take part in a social event or lend a helping hand. What you do for others and how you interact will open up a window of opportunity. Traveling, sharing creative ideas and collaborating with unusual individuals will spark your imagination. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Youll come up against someone with ulterior motives. Dont be gullible or too eager to please. A story that sounds magnificent is probably fabricated. A false sense of security will result if you allow someone to manipulate you. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Buying and selling, a joint venture or making a move or change that will boost your assets or lower your overhead should be considered. An important relationship should be highlighted and changes should be implemented that will bring you closer together. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Dont get all worked up over something you have no control over. Settle down and use common sense to come up with a solution that will help you deal with anyone or anything thats troubling you. Be good to yourself. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Youll have all sorts of options to consider. Its time to bring about change and to focus on getting ahead financially. A physical change to your appearance will give you the confidence you need to forge ahead with your plans. Daughters bratty behavior drives her mother to tearsDEAR ABBY Write Dear Abby at or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. Abigail Van DEAR ABBY: I recently traveled to Germany to help my 19-year-old daughter settle in for her semester of study abroad. I was in tears the entire trip home, not because I was sad to leave her, but because she kept lashing out at me for anything from using a cotton swab to following proper directions exiting the train, to asking simple -but, in her mind, ridiculous -questions. This is not new behavior. Her brother has also observed her overreactive behavior to minor things. I treated her and her roommate to dinners out and stocked her apartment with groceries, in addition to making significant financial contributions toward her tuition. Im also splitting the cost of her monthly rent with her dad. I feel hurt, like she regards me as only an ATM. She wouldnt even let me use her European electrical adapter to charge my phone before leaving for the airport. Should I convey how hurt I feel and, if so, what are your suggestions? I feel if I have a phone conversation, she will sigh, tell me she doesnt have time for this or accuse me of being a killjoy. If I put it in a letter, Ill feel like a coward, but it will allow me to express my feelings without interruption or protest. -UNAPPRECIATED IN VERMONT DEAR UNAPPRECIATED: Frankly, Im surprised you werent crying because you recognized your part in creating the self-entitled monster your daughter has become. You should have put a stop to it when she first started overreacting with rude, insensitive and ungrateful behavior. By all means write her a letter, and when you do, tell her she behaved shamefully, it was hurtful, and that you will no longer tolerate it. Be sure she understands she will not get another penny until you receive an apology and assurances that you wont be subjected to that kind of abuse again. Continue practicing tough love until you see real changes in your daughters attitude. Its the only kind of language she will understand. DEAR ABBY: After 23 years together, my wife, after spending time with her grown children, brought home photos of her deceased former husband. The photos that bother me are the ones in which they are holding hands. He was the stepfather to her now-middle-aged children. They had 19 years together, and he had a daughter who became my wifes stepdaughter. The stepdaughter post ed on social media that she missed her dad. My wife expressed the same feelings and said she thinks about him, too. When my wife posted those sentiments on the internet, everyone could read it. Those pictures and feelings bother me. Am I wrong for being angry about this? -UPSET IN CALIFORNIA DEAR UPSET: Its time to grow up and accept that your wife was married -I presume happily -before her former husbands death. If you want a healthy marriage, stop competing with a dead man. For her to express solidarity with her former stepdaughter was no reflection on her love for or her marriage to you. Your feelings are not all that unusual, but you are wrong to be angry. If you need reassurance, ask your wife for it, and Im sure shell give it to you. Because she once loved another man doesnt mean she doesnt love you. 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4D SUNDA Y, SEPTEMBER 9, 2018 LIFE LAKE CITY REPORTER Three tips on the best way to raise a drug-free childBy the time teens graduate from high school, about 45 percent will have tried marijuana, according the National Institute on Drug Abuse. And while marijuana is one of the most used substances among teenagers, it is not the only one of concern today. The drug epidemic is an expansive and very real public health crisis and families are on the front line when it comes to getting prevention and recovery efforts underway. Here are three steps parents can take to help keep their kids safe. 1. Communicate. The best line of defense is an open relationship with your children that encourages a healthy dialogue about the dangers of drug use in terms they can understand. Paired with consequences that will resonate, like the taking away of freedoms and valued items, discussions should include talking openly about the effects of drugs like marijuana, heroin, cocaine and methamphetamine on a users health and wellness. Be available and willing to listen to whatever your children have to say without interrupting or losing your composure, ensuring a healthy conversation where they feel their voices are being heard. 2. Have a Plan and Offer Privileges and Incentives. In the home, prescription drugs such as opioids and stimulants should be locked away safely, accessible only to the person to whom theyre prescribed. If those drugs are prescribed to your child, monitor use of the medication, and keep it stored in your bathroom rather than your childs. Parents who suspect their child may be facing peer pressure or abusing drugs should consider using a home drug test. Your drug prevention plan may also include a system of rewards for passing home drug tests, including car privileges and other tangible incentives. 3. Strategize Saying No. Strategize with your children on how to say no when pressured to use drugs, while also reinforcing the why. Reasons to say no can be anything from not wanting to harm ones grades, health or athletic potential, or even just the fact that you implement home drug testing. To that end, consider home drug testing as a way to take the pressure off your children, giving them an easy out in social situations where drugs are introduced, while saving face with peers. You can even give them a line to use on their friends, such as, I cant, my parents are crazy and they drug test me! More tips to help raise drugfree kids can be found at Drug use is a challenging issue to navigate, but with a few preventative actions and an open discourse, you can foster a healthy, drug-free environment for your family. -StatePoint daisy daisy/stock.Adobe.comTaking a proactive approach to teaching kids about the dangers of drugs is important. From penny press to Snapchat: Parents fret through the agesThe Associated Press When Stephen Dennis was raising his two sons in the 1980s, he never heard the phrase screen time, nor did he worry much about the hours his kids spent with technology. When he bought an Apple II Plus computer, he considered it an investment in their future and encouraged them to use it as much as possible. Boy, have things changed with his grandkids and their phones and their Snapchat, Instagram and Twitter. It almost seems like an addiction, said Dennis, a retired homebuilder who lives in Bellevue, Washington. In the old days you had a computer and you had a TV and you had a phone but none of them were linked to the outside world but the phone. You didnt have this omnipresence of technology. Todays grandparents may have fond memories of the good old days, but history tells us that adults have worried about their kids fascination with new-fangled entertainment and technology since the days of dime novels, radio, the first comic books and rock n roll. This whole idea that we even worry about what kids are doing is pretty much a 20th century thing, said Katie Foss, a media studies professor at Middle Tennessee State University. But when it comes to screen time, she added, all we are doing is reinventing the same concern we were having back in the s. True, the anxieties these days seem particularly acute as, of course, they always have. Smartphones have a highly customized, 24/7 presence in our lives that feeds parental fears of antisocial behavior and stranger danger. What hasnt changed, though, is a general parental dread of what kids are doing out of sight. In previous generations, this often meant kids wandering around on their own or sneaking out at night to drink. These days, it might mean hiding in their bedroom, chatting with strangers online. Less than a century ago, the radio sparked similar fears. The radio seems to find parents more helpless than did the funnies, the automobile, the movies and other earlier invaders of the home, because it can not be locked out or the children locked in, Sidonie Matsner Gruenberg, director of the Child Study Association of America, told The Washington Post in 1931. She added that the biggest worry radio gave parents was how it interfered with other interests conversation, music practice, group games and reading. In the early 1930s a group of mothers from Scarsdale, New York, pushed radio broadcasters to change programs they thought were too overstimulating, frightening and emotionally overwhelming for kids, said Margaret Cassidy, a media historian at Adelphi University in New York who authored a chronicle of American kids and media. Called the Scarsdale Moms, their activism led the National Association of Broadcasters to come up with a code of ethics around childrens programming in which they pledged not to portray criminals as heroes and to refrain from glorifying greed, selfishness and disrespect for authority. Then television burst into the public consciousness with unrivaled speed. By 1955, more than half of all U.S. homes had a black and white set, according to Mitchell Stephens, a media historian at New York University. The hand-wringing started almost as quickly. A 1961 Stanford University study on 6,000 children, 2,000 parents and 100 teachers found that more than half of the kids studied watched adult programs such as Westerns, crime shows and shows that featured emotional problems. Researchers were aghast at the TV violence present even in childrens programming. By the end of that decade, Congress had authorized $1 million (about $7 million today) to study the effects of TV violence, prompting literally thousands of projects in subsequent years, Cassidy said. That eventually led the American Academy of Pediatrics to adopt, in 1984, its first recommendation that parents limit their kids exposure to technology. The medical association argued that television sent unrealistic messages around drugs and alcohol, could lead to obesity and might fuel violence. Fifteen years later, in 1999, it issued its now-infamous edict that kids under 2 should not watch any television at all. The spark for that decision was the British kids show Teletubbies, which featured cavorting humanoids with TVs embedded in their abdomens. But the odd TV-withinthe-TV-beings conceit of the show wasnt the problem it was the gibberish the Teletubbies directed at preverbal kids whom doctors thought should be learning to speak from their parents, said Donald Shifrin, a University of Washington pediatrician and former chair of the AAP committee that pushed for the recommendation. Video games presented a different challenge. Decades of study have failed to validate the most prevalent fear, that violent games encourage violent behavior. But from the moment the games emerged as a cultural force in the early 1980s, parents fretted about the way kids could lose themselves in games as simple and repetitive as Pac-Man, Asteroids and Space Invaders. Some cities sought to restrict the spread of arcades; Mesquite, Texas, for instance, insisted that the under-17 set required parental supervision Many parents imagined the arcades where many teenagers played video games as dens of vice, of illicit trade in drugs and sex, Michael Z. Newman, a University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee media historian, wrote recently in Smithsonian This time, some experts were more sympathetic to kids. Games could relieve anxiety and fed the age-old desire of kids to be totally absorbed in an activity where they are out on an edge and cant think of anything else, Robert Millman, an addiction specialist at the New York Hospital-Cornell University Medical Center, told the New York Times in 1981. He cast them as benign alternatives to gambling and glue sniffing. Vegetarian options. After lunch we spoke with the Manager, Thaddeus Kendrick. He very graciously shared information with us. He said the most popular salad ordered was the Live Med Salad ($7.79) and it did sound good. Its made of thin ribbons of zucchini and squash, fresh spinach, farro, lupini beans, cherry tomatoes, red onions, parmesan cheese and tossed with Calabrian pepper dressing. The most popular grilled sandwich is the Rosemary ham & mozzarella Piadina ($8.29) which is an Italian flatbread sandwich with grilled ham, fresh mozzarella, mixed greens, Calabria pepper aioli and lemon vinaigrette. Yum! The Kabobs all sounded and looked delicious. There are several choices: Chicken, Steak, Shrimp, Veggie and Salmon. Thaddeus said the most frequently ordered kabob was the steak ($11.79). It comes with two kabobs, red bell pepper, onions, grilled potatoes and roasted vegetables. All sides are $2.19 and you can choose from braised white beans with fresh rosemary, fresh fruit, roasted vegetables, potato salad with baby reds and no mayo, rice pilaf, pasta salad with fresh basil & feta, marinated slaw with feta & scallions or a side Greek salad. Other entrees include Mediterranean chicken flat-grilled with caramelized onions, braised white beans, side Greek salad and pita bread ($9.29) or how about Chicken Orzo Pomodorina ($9.29) which is flat-grilled chicken, orzo pasta, Italian tomato sauce and a side Greek salad. The list goes on but I think you get it now. Lots of choices that are fresh, healthy and appealing. Another added plus from a visit to Zoes is the Fresh Take Tubs to Go. This would be a great stop on your way home to pick up items for dinner. You can choose between Classic Hummus, Basl Pesto Hummus, Red Pepper Hummus, Pimento Cheese, Fresh Fruit, Chicken Salad, Potato salad, pasta salad, marinated slaw and Mediterranean tuna. Tub prices range from $$6.99 to $8.99. Zoes also has House-Baked Cookies either chocolate chip or zesty lemon ($2.39) and Yayas HandMade Chocolate Cake ($2.59). They are made daily. Thaddeus insisted we must try the cake so he brought us a piece. It was chocolate cake covered in chocolate icing or ganache, not sure which it was but on my goodness, it would melt in your mouth for a chocolate overload. Yaya figured this one out just right. Zoes Kitchen was a good food experience. The fresh tastes and Mediterranean flavors with the added Southern hospitality made this a delightful meal. Genie Norman is a Columbia County resident who loves good food and fun. Her column on favorite recipes and restaurants appears twice a month. You can contact her at TasteBuddiesLakeCity@gmail. com. ZOESContinued From 1D Zoes Kitchen is located at 3730 SW Archer Road in Gainesville. For more information visit them at