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continued to page 3A continued to page 3A continued to page 8A continued to page 3A continued to page 3ALevy Sample Ballot 8A Censored Questions 5A Yoho News 6A Chieand FFA 1B School Supplies Info 1B Williston Police Chief Worried About Medical Marijuana AmendmentBy Terry WittSenior Staff WriterWilliston Police Chief Dennis Strow is working with the citys legal department to develop an ordinance that would prohibit medical marijuana sales near churches, schools, daycares or restaurants if state voters were to approve a constitutional amendment on Nov. 4 legalizing pot as a medicine. Strow says marijuana is a gateway drug that opens the door to other illegal drug use and he said Constitutional Amendment 2 has loopholes that would allow drug dealers, children and even convicted felons to purchase pot from a medical marijuana distribution center. Once you legalize it and you let this monster out of the bag its hard to control the monster, Strow said. e amendment does not aect laws prohibiting marijuana use, possession, production or sale of marijuana, but Strow said there are loopholes in the law that allow just about anyone to buy and distribute medical marijuana. Strow said caregivers are people who could be licensed under the new law to dispense marijuana under the proposed law, but he said the licensing process is not as strict as obtaining a drivers license. Basically youre licensing drug dealers, he said. By Terry WittSenior Staff WriterBronson Town Clerk Kelli Brettel asked her ve bosses for a big raise Monday night but they took no action on increasing her pay from $38,000 to $55,000. Brettel functions much like a city manager but without the title. She has brought the town back from the dark days when a public corruption scandal left the town with poor records and not much credibility in the eyes of the state. One of the best things weve done; we have gotten a level of citizen trust, Brettel said. She said citizens think the town is on the right track. Councilman Berlon Weeks agreed. Its the phone calls we dont get thats nice, Weeks said. Councilman Bruce Greenlee reminded Brettel that with higher pay come higher expectations. Her request for a pay raise came during a budget workshop before the Town Council. Brettel reminded the council she has done everything expected of her and with the help of her sta has made things happen in Bronson. I didnt just do enough to get by, she said. We really were out and got the town going. Brettel is often seen cooking and serving burgers at the town park during festivals and works long hours at Town Hall, sometimes on weekends.Pre-election candidate forums like the one in Chieand Friday night should not be managed in a way that shields elected ocials from having to answer dicult questions in front of a live audience, but thats exactly what happened. Written questions submitted by a Journal reporter and other residents at the Chieand forum were withheld by a county employee who served as moderator. e questions were written on small sheets of white paper and collected by Chieand Citizen Editor Lou Jones before the candidates forum began at Chieand VFW Post 5625. is year e Citizen and the VFW co-sponsored the forum, which turned out to be anything but informative and provoked most of the 45 people in attendance to leave well before the forum was nished. e only people who stayed until the bitter end were the candidates themselves, their supporters and a few VFW people involved in the event. A dark cloud of censorship was cast over the legitimacy of the event when a surprising decision was made late in the forum to withhold written questions regarding the proposed Advanced Life Support non-transport unit for Chieand, the countys 1 cent sales tax and other county-related issues. e questions about the ALS Unit in Chieand and the 1 cent county sales tax were submitted by a Journal reporter. CommentaryCounty Commissioners Protected from Tough Questions at Chieand Forumcontinued to page 5A A-0.0 RENDERINGSFF 6-26-14 2014-024 PROJECT #: SHEET: DRAWN BY: DATE:SEALDATE NO. REVISIONS DESCRIPTIONCLIENTAMERIS HEALTH'S CONCEPTUAL DRAFTPROFESSIONAL STATEMENT: TO THE BEST OF THIS ARCHITECT'S KNOWLEDGE, ENCLOSED PLANS AND SPECIFICATIONS COMPLY WITH THE APPLICABLE MINIMUM BUILDING CODES AND THE APPLICABLE MINIMUM FIRE SAFETY STANDARDS AS DETERMINED IN ACCORDANCE WITH CHAPTERS 553 AND 633, LAWS OF FLORIDA. CONTRACTOR SHALL CHECK AND VERIFY ALL DIMENSIONS AND COORDINATE ALL FIELD CONDITIONS. ALL DISCREPANCIES AND CONFLICTS SHALL BE REPORTED TO THE ARCHITECT IN WRITING PRIOR TO PROCEEDING OR CONTINUING WITH CONSTRUCTION. UNREPORTED DISCREPANCIES AND CONFLICTS SHALL REMAIN THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE CONTRACTOR. DWG. TITLE: JOHN A. BODZIAK AIA, ARCHITECT, PA, HEREBY RESERVES IT'S COMMON LAW COPYRIGHTS AND OTHER PROPERTY RIGHTS IN THESE PLANS, IDEAS AND DESIGN. THESE IDEAS, DESIGNS AND PLANS ARE NOT TO BE REPRODUCED, CHANGED OR COPIED IN ANY FORM OR MATTER WHATSOEVER, NOR ARE THEY TO BE ASSIGNED TO ANY THIRD PARTY WITHOUT FIRST OBTAINING THE EXPRESS WRITTEN PERMISSION AND CONSENT AND APPROPRIATE COMPENSATION TO JOHN A. BODZIAK AIA, ARCHITECT, PA. WRITTEN DIMENSIONS SHALL HAVE PRECEDENCE OVER SCALE DIMENSIONS. CONTRACTOR SHALL VERIFY AND BE RESPONSIBLE FOR DIMENSIONS AND CONDITIONS OF THE JOB AND JOHN A. BODZIAK & ASSOC. INC.,IS TO BE NOTIFIED IN WRITTING OF ANY VARIATION FROM THE DIMENSIONS, CONDITIONS AND SPECIFICATIONS APPEARING ON THESE PLANS. FOR A SMALL RURAL HOSPITAL FACILITY ARCHITECTURE, DESIGN, AND CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT FLORIDA REGISTRATION NO. AR0005065 EMAIL: JACK@JABODZIAK.COM JOHN A. BODZIAK ARCHITECT, AIA, PA2325 ULMERTON ROAD, SUITE 21 CLEARWATER, FLORIDA 33762 TEL: (727) 327-1966 FAX: (727) 826-0968 1 A-0.0RENDERINGSCALE: NONE. Proposed Chieand Hospital Project Back on Track By Terry WittSenior Staff Writere former Tri County Hospital project in Chieand may have died a few years back, but it is being resurrected under a new name, with better nancial backing and a smaller size, according to a representative of the company that plans to build it. Frank G. Schupp, senior vice president of development for Amerishealth, was given assurances by the Levy County Commission Tuesday that the project would receive a letter of support from the board.An artists rendering shows what the future Suwannee River Community Hospital, Inc. will look like. The hospital would be constructed behind the Wal-Mart Supercenter in Chieand. Bronson Clerk Asks for Big Raise, Cites Accomplishments U.S. 27A in Downtown Williston Named for Slain Police Ocer By Terry WittSenior Staff WriterIn the 26 years since he was murdered in the line of duty, Cpl. David Moss hasnt been forgotten. e Williston Police Department constructed a garden in his memory and created a David Moss memorial in the police department lobby, but the department wanted to do something more for the man who made the ultimate sacrice for Williston. On July 23rd, three-quarters of a mile of U.S. 27A in downtown Williston was dedicated in memory of Moss. Two permanent memorial signs were erected in his memory between Main Street and U.S. 41. You cannot forget your heroes, Chief Dennis Strow said. When he stepped out of his car that night he stepped into the arms of Jesus. Mosss tragic loss on the morning of July 30, 1988, and his life as a Williston police ocer and family man are remembered in a book written by his widow, Lori Moss, and Traveler Wendell Moss. e book is entitled a memorial End of Commissioner Chad Johnson Condemns TroublemakersBy Terry WittSenior Staff Writer Levy County Commissioner Chad Johnson expressed frustration Tuesday with what he considers irresponsible accusations being made by people who just want to stir the pot. Johnson declined to say who he was talking about or what exactly they had said to draw his ire, but he left no doubt he wasnt in any mood for more of the same. He condemned the unnamed person or persons in a written statement read to the audience at Tuesdays county commission meeting. I wish to publicly express my utter frustration and personal disappointment with what I believe to be irresponsible accusations, misconstrued information and misleading innuendos with the intent to By Terry WittSenior Staff WriterIts not the rst time Chieand and Williston have clashed, but this time the opponents were not high school football teams, but members of Levy County Commission on opposite sides of a debate about Chieand re funding Tuesday. e subject was the re budget for Chieand Fire Rescue. Commissioner Chad Johnson of Chieand wanted to honor Chieands full request for $12,300 of additional county re funding. Commissioner Danny Stevens of Williston was ercely opposed. e two sides compromised after nearly a half hour of civilized argument, giving Chieand an additional $8,000 of funding on a one-time basis, but with Stevens and Commissioner Mike Joyner of Morriston voting against the motion. Commission Chairman Ryan Bell, who also represents Chieand, along with Commissioners John Meeks and Johnson approved the increase in funding for Chieand Fire Rescue. e county commission levies a special assessment fee on properties throughout the unincorporated areas of Levy County to pay for re services in those areas. Commissioners distribute the money to the various municipal re departments that provide the services. County Commissioners ended up giving all but one re department increases in funding. Chieand received a total of $212,754 with the $8,000 bonus included; Williston got $215,054 with the $12,300 bonus; Bronson $105,401 with a $10,000 bonus; Inglis $56,876 with an $8,000 bonus; South Levy Fire Department $30,000 with a decrease of more than $6,000 from last year at the suggestion of Meeks; Fanning Springs $76,386 with a $25,000 bonus; and Cedar Key $66,219 with a $5,000 bonus. e bonuses were one-time allocations on top of what the cities receive as a base amount. e departments will have to return next year to ask for bonuses. Chieand received a $5,000 increase in its base Commissioners Compromise in Battle Over Chieand Fire Fundingcontinued to page 3A
2A Jail Media Report for 07/28/2014 to 08/04/2014BERRY, JOEY, 26, OF TRENTON, FL: OPEN CONTAINER; DRUG EQUIP-POSSESS AND OR USE. BETANCOURT, DANY NOA, 28, OF CAPE CORAL, FL: OUT-OF-COUNTY WARRANT. BILYOU, WILBUR DWIGHT, 32, OF WILLISTON, FL: NON SUPPORT OF CHILDREN OR SPOUSE. BROWN, LW, 19, OF BRONSON, FL: OPERATE MOTOR VEHICLE WO VALID LICENSE; POSS DRUG PARAP. BUSH, KERRY LEANN, 33, OF OLD TOWN, FL: ALTER PUBLIC RECORD CERTIFICATE ETC; DRUG EQUIP-POSSESS AND OR USE. COMBS, AMY LYNN, 32, OF FANNING SPRINGS, FL: CNTRL SUB WO PRESCRIPTION; POSS DRUG PARAP. CRABB, TRAVIS, 32, OF YANKEETOWN, FL: PROB VIOLATION. CRUCE, VICTORIA ANNE, 25, OF OLD TOWN, FL: ALTER PUBLIC RECORD CERTIFICATE ETC. DEAN, KRISTY, 28, OF BRONSON, FL: PROB VIOLATION. DENNIS, PAUL, 77, OF WILLISTON, FL: ASSAULT WITH INTENT TO COMMIT A FELONY. DOWNEY, HARLAND, 54, OF BRONSON, FL: PROB VIOLATION X 2. HART, DEBORAH LYNN, 50, OF BRONSON, FL: CRIMINAL MISCHF. HERNANDEZ, JOSE EDUARDO, 22, OF WILLISTON, FL: MARIJUANA-POSSESS NOT MORE THAN 20 GRAMS.Levy County Sheris Oce Arrest Report Levy Countys Most WantedHUSTON, MATTHEW CARL, 26, OF CHIEFLAND, FL: DRIVE WHILE LIC SUSP HABITUAL OFFENDER. JACKSON, SHALYON ANN, 23, OF MORRISTON, FL: BATTERY TOUCH OR STRIKE. JANNEY, LAUREL LYNN, 59, OF WILLISTON, FL: POSS METH W INTENT TO SELL MANUFACTURE DELIVER; POSS DRUG PARA. LOOCK, KAREN, 33, OF WILLISTON, FL: PETIT THEFT FROM MERCHANT 2ND OFF. PHILLIPS, TARNESSIA, 20, OF LAKE CITY, FL: DAMAGE PROP-CRIM MISCH 200 DOLS AND UNDER; VIOLATE NO CONT; AGG ASSAULT/ DV. RODRIGUEZ, JAIMIE, 35, OF OCALA, FL: PROB VIOLATION. SHAFFER, JORDAN WESLEY, 24, OF OCALA, FL: PROB VIOLATION X 4. SYMONETTE, DONTEAU, 33, OF GAINESVILLE, FL: POSS COCAINE; COCAINE-DISTRIB SCHEDULE II; ACCESSORY AFTER THE FACT OF 1ST DEGREE FEL.STRICKLAND, HEATHER UNKNOWN VOP PETIT THEFT/ POSSESSION OF PARAPHERNALIA NO BOND Journal BEEBE,DAVEY NEW PORT RICHEY VOP EXPIRED DL/ ATNA BOND $ 20,000FOSTER, JAMES TRENTON FTA PRE-TRIAL CONF DWLSR BOND $ 5,000KNOWLES, MICHAEL BRONSON VOP POSSESSION PARAPHERNALIA NO BONDLYNUM, ADRIAN GAINESVILLE FTA PRE-TRIAL CONF NO DL BOND $ 5,000 WEBER, THOMAS RICHARD, 53, OF DUNNELLON, FL: OUT-OF-COUNTY WARRANT X 2. WHITE, SCOTT DAVID, 44, OF WILLISTON, FL: BATTERY TOUCH OR STRIKE. WHITE, SHANNON EVELYNN, 38, OF CHIEFLAND, FL: PETIT THEFT FROM FARMER 2ND OFF. WILLIAMS, DAVID, 42, OF GAINESVILLE, FL: NON SUPPORT OF CHILDREN OR SPOUSE.Of Levy County Call 1-877-349-Tips (8477) rfrfntbbffKeep your business moving with our 4x4 Equipment Loan*: New or Used Equipment Financing Available $25,000 Minimum Loan Four-Year Term with Fixed Rates as low as 4% APR^ Quick Approval Process Call your Capital City Banker to apply today. 4 area locations to serve you. | 493.2571 www.ccbg.com FINANCING FOR NEW & USED FARMING EQUIPMENT Speeding Innity G35 Clocked at 127 MPH on I-75 in Alachua Countye Northwest Florida Volunteer Fireghter Weekend Council, Inc. was awarded a FEMA Stang for Adequate Fire & Emergency Response (SAFER) Grant to help volunteer re departments in Florida recruit and retain reghters by awarding bunker gear to their eligible new recruits. Levy County Department of Public Safety Director, David Knowles, contacted the Council to obtain new gear for the 10 new Fireghter I Recruits from local departments who recently completed the 2013-2014 LCDPS Fireghter I program. Eligible recruits from LCDPS, Williston Fire Department, Bronson Fire Department, and Inglis Fire Department participated in the opportunity to save taxpayers $22,000 ($2,200 per set of gear). e Council sent award notications to the Fire Chiefs on April 14 and on August 5 at the Levy County Board of County Commissioners meeting, Council President, Charlie Frank, presented the Fire Chiefs with the new bunker gear for their recruits. If you are interested in learning life-saving skills or volunteering contact: Levy County Department of Public Safety at 352/486-5209. Fireghter I Recruits, ocials, LCDPS Chief David Knowles and the Levy County Commissioners are all pleased with the new bunker gear received from a grant.LCDPS Receives Bunker Gear Grant for New Fireghter I RecruitsFlorida Highway Patrol started receiving a rash of calls on Monday Aug. 4 just before 2 p.m. about a reckless driver moving dangerously fast northbound on I-75 in Marion County in a 2002 Innity G35. Even the Tampa FHP were getting calls on the same driver. A FHP trooper in Sumter County clocked the vehicle at 127 mph just getting it on in the northbound lane. With FHP cruiser lights on and sirens going the driver of the speeding vehicle did not stop for the trooper so a BOLO (Be On the Lookout) warning was issued to all Marion County units and Corp. Tomas Dillon observed the speeder at the 360 mile marker. When Trooper Dillon saw the vehicle it was missing its left front tire but the driver continued on in a reckless manner as he continued northbound. After the driver entered Alachua County, Corp. Dillon noticed the vehicle had nally slowed down. With the safety of the motoring public in mind, Trooper Dillon initiated a PIT (Precision Immobilization Technique) maneuver until the Innity was redirected onto the east shoulder of I-75 and immobilized in the area of Paynes Prairie. Several FHP units arrived to assist Corp. Dillion. e driver, Charles Englebaugh, 45, of Sarasota, did not exit the vehicle after multiple commands to do so. After an hour of refusing to exit the vehicle the Alachua County Sheris Department deployed chemical spray into the vehicle. Once Englebaugh got out of his car he was taken into custody and transported to the Alachua County jail. No injuries were reported but assuredly there were aggravated motorists as the trac northbound on I-75 was stopped for approximately one hour due to this incident. information submitted by the Florida Highway Patrol
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Should the measure pass, the Florida Department of Health would develop guidelines on who can use the drug and how much can be used for medical purposes. e website Vote No on 2 says there are no restrictions on where medical marijuana could be sold and alleges pot docs are liable to spring up next to restaurants, schools, churches or supermarkets. Strow said thats why he wants to establish limitations in Williston on where medical marijuana could be sold if the measure is passed by Florida voters on Nov. 4. When you see a problem its better to x it before it gets worse, Strow said. Strow said trac enforcement could be trickier with marijuana impairment. He said marijuana stays in the bloodstream for 28 days, and if someone is stopped for driving under the inuence of marijuana there is no current technology that can reliably determine when the pot was smoked. He said ocers can still get convictions by documenting exactly what the driver was doing wrong when he was behind the wheel of a vehicle and proving that they were impaired, but he said its not like driving under the inuence of alcohol. He said there are standardized tests to determine how much alcohol is present in the bloodstream at the time a person is driving a vehicle. No such test exists for marijuana impairment. But he said the lack of a standardized test wont stop the Williston Police Department from arresting and convicting people for being impaired while driving under the inuence of marijuana. Well make a case. Well prosecute you and well convict you, Strow said. Strow said his department wont cut drivers any slack regardless of what type of drug impairs their driving skills. e Williston Police Department has a policy that whatever you have in your system, whether it be alcohol or drugs, we have zero tolerance for impaired driving. Impaired driving is not tolerated in the City of Williston, he said. What bothers Strow as much as anything is that the federal government has not conducted clinical trials to determine if marijuana is safe to use as a medicine. By a vote of the people, he said marijuana could become a legal medicine. You could go to a doctor and say Im having trouble sleeping and get a prescription for medical marijuana, Strow said. High school seniors could go to a distribution center and get marijuana. What the amendment doesnt do is allow people to smoke marijuana in any public place, at a school or a place of employment; nor does it require any health insurance provider or government agency to reimburse a person for purchasing marijuana for medical use; nor does it immunize people from being arrested under federal law. Strow said there is ample evidence in other states that have legalized marijuana that it lowers property values, increases homelessness and creates other societal problems that are dicult to turn back once the drug is in widespread distribution. But he said its still on the Nov. ballot. is is some people with big bucks pushing this through, he said. Proposed Chieand Hospital Project Back on Track continued from page 1A Schupp said CBC Real Estate Development based in Kansas City, Missouri has visited the area twice over the past six weeks and is committed to securing nancing for the approximately $30 million in construction costs and $15 million in equipment. e company Schupp works for, Amerishealth, was formerly named Ameris Healthcare. e company was unable to build the Tri County Hospital when the economy crashed. e old Tri County Hospital project was 60 beds with an estimated cost of $80 million. e proposed Suwannee River Community Hospital, Inc., its replacement, would have 28 beds with a $45 million price tag. Schupp said the nancial picture for health care has improved due to reforms in the health care industry and he said the economy is stronger, though it is far from being perfect. Because of health care reform, its become much more outpatient driven, Schupp said. e backers of the hospital believe 70 percent of their revenue will come from outpatient services. Schupp said the 20-acre hospital site behind the Wal-Mart Supercenter, the planned site for the rst hospital, will also be the site of the new hospital. He said it could easily accommodate a third wing of the hospital if needed. He said the company has cleaned up the foreclosure on the property. Amerishealth is applying for a new Certicate of Need from the state Agency for Health Care Administration. One of the most important requirements for a CON is letters of support from area residents. e old CON expired. AHCA looks more favorably on original and personal letters of support for any particular project, Schupp wrote in a letter. For example, a letter of support could include a personal, family or friends experience about not having a convenient, safe, local hospital in the area. Unfortunately there may be stories where a local hospital could have been a life-saving experience for a friend or a loved one. Schupp anticipates ACHA will rule on the CON application by mid-December. Construction would begin in the rst quarter of 2015. e hospital would open a year later. e former Tri County Hospital project received 5,470 letters of support, apparently a record. Lack of hospital services in portions of Levy and all of Gilchrist and Dixie Counties has long been a complaint of residents. e ambulance ride from Chieand to Gainesville can take 45 minutes. e ride is longer for Dixie County residents. Commission Chairman Ryan Bell said the project has strong support from both Gilchrist and Dixie Counties. He also noted that Amerishealth has recruited other companies for a joint venture, with one company dealing with real estate and the other with management. Schupp said the man who is interested in nancing the hospital is excited about the project. He said this is a good project. Were going to nd the funding for you, Schupp said. Bronson Clerk Asks for Big Raise, Cites Accomplishments continued from page 1AYou know what my work ethic is. I dont have to explain anymore, she said. Her assistant clerk, Susie Robinson, said Brettel is always pushing a pencil and it is rare when she isnt doing something.Library BurglariesIn other business the council took no action on a request by ocials of the Bronson Library to purchase a security system that could detect intruders inside the building and notify the sheris oce. Virginia Meisenheimer said the library has been burglarized numerous times. Something needs to be done to stem the tide of thefts. A company specializing in security systems, ADT, was scheduled to visit the library on Tuesday. Sandy Moseley, branch manager of the library, said the thieves recently broke through a door in the library and stole $20 cash. I had the money locked in the closet with a deadbolt and they kicked in the door to get the $20, she said. Many times the thieves enter through unlocked windows. e tall windows are apparently unlocked during the day by the thieves. Weeks suggested drilling in bolts above the top of the windows to prevent them from being opened. But Moseley said locked windows may not stop the burglaries. She said the thieves threw a concrete block through a door at the library on one occasion. She said they could do the same with a window.Night at e ParkKatherine Manuel received council approval to stage Bronsons Night at the Park Jazz & Old School Music Concert on Sept. 20 at the James H. Cobb Park and Sports Complex. Manuel said music will be performed by Hartley Leacock, Jr. Collective Entertainment. e night of music is being sponsored by Women on A Mission, Bronson Community Access Center and Bronson Senior Group.Supporting Task ForceCouncil members gave Brettel authority to write a letter in support for Sheri Bobby McCallums plans to apply for $46,990 of federal grant funding for the Levy MultiJurisdictional Drug Task Force. e Florida Department of Law Enforcement soon will award funds from the 2014 Byrne Memorial JAG Grant to various agencies to implement or continue countywide projects. e Levy Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force has operated for years in combating illegal drug sales in the county. One of the grant requirements is for letters of consensus from units of local government to be written in support of the task force.Water Bill ProblemsBrettel said the town received a letter from an attorney representing a woman who claims her water usage rises and falls substantially from month to month for no apparent reason. e bills for the unidentied woman show water usage at her Bronson home ranging from 1,650 gallons per month to 19,600 gallons per month. Its really random, Brettel said. Public Works Director Jimmy Dunford has investigated the problem and arranged for the Florida Water Association to calibrate the meter, but the solution to the problem has yet to be revealed. Dunford isnt recommending replacement of the meter. e attorneys letter will be turned over to Town Attorney Steven Warm, who was unable to attend Tuesdays meeting. He communicated with the council during the meeting by way of a conference phone call.allocation last year to bring it in line with what Williston was receiving. Commissioners also gave both cities $12,300 last year as a one-time bonus. Johnson wanted to give Chieand and Williston the same amount of money this time around, noting the two cities are the largest population centers in the county with the greatest demand for re services. Stevens argued Chieand had received a $5,000 increase in its base funding level last year along with an additional $12,300 for equipment. He didnt want to give Chieand the $12,300 again. Joyner agreed. Johnson argued that Chieand had the highest call load last year with 1,341 calls. Were the busiest department in the county, added Chieand Fire Chief James Harris. Stevens countered that while Williston had fewer overall calls with 1,079, it had more rural calls outside the city with 643 compared to Chieands 542 rural calls, and he said that mattered more because the countys re tax revenue is supposed to be spent outside the city limits. Stevens also noted that Chieand is asking the county to approve an ALS non-transport unit to be used inside the city. He is opposed to licensing Chieands ALS non-transport unit. Chieand says the ALS truck wont cost the county anything. e county money is technically supposed to be used for rural calls, but every department uses its county re tax money and its city tax money to purchase equipment, which is used inside and outside the city limits. e debate was broken by a moment of levity. I was wondering if there is a way to make it this hard to collect the money from me, said resident Dana Sheeld, a longtime county commission observer. He drew laughter for his remark.Commissioners Compromise in Battle Over Chieand Fire Funding continued from page 1A well up fear, angst, agitation, sense of loss and anger, when the true complete facts do not support any such argument. I believe these actions are counterproductive, do nothing to foster alliances and impede positive progress. In short this adolescent indecency hints of unethical behavior, a lack of good moral judgment and at best a plain lack of concern for your fellow citizen. In my humble opinion those that stir the pot should have to lick the spoon, Johnson said in a written statement. Johnson provided the Levy County Journal with a copy of his statement but declined to identify who he was talking about. I refuse to identify any single individual, he said.Commissioner Chad Johnson Condemns Troublemakers continued from page 1A
4A OPINION LEVY PUBLISHING, LLCThe Levy County Journal is published every Thursday by Levy Publishing, LLC 440 S. Court St., Bronson, FL. 32621. Periodicals postage paid at Bronson, FL. (USPS 310-780).POSTMASTER:Send address changes to:Levy County Journal P.O. Box 159 Bronson, FL 32621-0159CONTACT INFORMATION:A.D. Andrews Publisher Linda Cooper General Manager Kathy Hilliard Editor Terry Witt Senior Staff Writer Christina Cozart Ad Design/ Graphics/Layout email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.orgBronson: (352) 486-2312 Fax: (352) 486-5042Reproduction of the contents of this publication in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited. The paper cannot be responsible for any unsolicited manuscripts or photographs. The publishers liability for an error will not exceed the cost of the space occupied by the error. Deadline for all news and advertising copy is 5 p.m. Monday. Friday. LEVY COUNTY JOURNAL Your Locally-Owned County Paper of Record since 1923The Environmental Corruption Agency Thomas SowellCreators SyndicateSome have said that we are living in a post-industrial era, while others have said that we are living in a post-racial era. But growing evidence suggests that we are living in a postthinking era. Many people in Europe and the Western Hemisphere are staging angry protests against Israels military action in Gaza. One of the talking points against Israel is that far more Palestinian civilians have been killed by Israeli military attacks than the number of Israeli civilians killed by the Hamas rocket attacks on Israel that started this latest military conict. Are these protesters aware that vastly more German civilians were killed by American bombers attacking Nazi Germany during World War II than American civilians killed in the United States by Hitlers forces? Talk show host Geraldo Rivera says that there is no way Israel is winning the battle for world opinion. But Israel is trying to win the battle for survival, while surrounded by enemies. Might that not be more important? Has any other country, in any other war, been expected to keep the enemys civilian casualties no higher than its own civilian casualties? e idea that Israel should do so did not originate among the masses but among the educated intelligentsia. In an age when scientists are creating articial intelligence, too many of our educational institutions seem to be creating articial stupidity. It is much the same story in our domestic controversies. We have gotten so intimidated by political correctness that our major media outlets dare not call people who immigrate to this country illegally illegal immigrants. Geraldo Rivera has denounced the Drudge Report for carrying news stories that show some of the negative consequences and dangers from allowing vast numbers of youngsters to enter the country illegally and be spread across the country by the Obama administration. Some of these youngsters are already known to be carrying lice and suering from disease. Since there have been no thorough medical examinations of most of them, we have no way of knowing whether, or how many, are carrying deadly diseases that will spread to American children when these unexamined young immigrants enter schools across the country. e attack against Matt Drudge has been in the classic tradition of demagogues. It turns questions of fact into questions of motive. Geraldo accuses Drudge of trying to start a civil war. Back when masses of immigrants from Europe were entering this country, those with dangerous diseases were turned back from Ellis Island. Nobody thought they had a legal or a moral right to be in America or that it was mean or racist not to want our children to catch their diseases. Even on the less contentious issue of minimum wage laws, there are the same unthinking reactions. Although liberals are usually gung ho for increasing the minimum wage, there was a sympathetic front page story in the July 29th San Francisco Chronicle about the plight of a local non-prot organization that will not be able to serve as many low-income minority youths if it has to pay a higher minimum wage. ey are seeking some kind of exemption. Does it not occur to these people that the very same thing happens when a minimum wage increase applies to prot-based employers? ey too tend to hire fewer inexperienced young people when there is a minimum wage law. is is not breaking news. is is what has been happening for generations in the United States and in other countries around the world. One of the few countries without a minimum wage law is Switzerland, where the unemployment rate has been consistently less than 4 percent for years. Back in 2003, e Economist magazine reported that Switzerlands unemployment neared a ve-year high of 3.9% in February. e most recent issue shows the Swiss unemployment rate back to a more normal 3.2 percent. Does anyone think that having minimum wage laws and high youth unemployment is better? In fact, does anyone think at all these days? omas Sowell is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305. His website is www.tsowell.com. To nd out more about omas Sowell and read features by other Creators Syndicate columnists and cartoonists, visit the Creators Syndicate Web page at www.creators.com. COPYRIGHT 2014 CREATORS.COM Michele MalkinCreators Syndicatee lofty motto of the Environmental Protection Agency is protecting people and the environment. In practice, however, EPA bureaucrats faithfully protect their own people and preserve the governments cesspool of manipulation, cover-ups and cronyism. Just last week, Mark Levin and his vigilant Landmark Legal Foundation went to court to ask federal district judge Royce Lamberth to sanction the EPA for destroying or failing to preserve emails and text messages that may have helped document suspected agency eorts to inuence the 2012 presidential election. e motion is part of a larger Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit to force EPA to release emails and related records from former EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson and others who may have delayed the release dates for hot-button environmental regulations until after the Nov. 6, 2012, presidential election. anks to Levin and Landmark, Jackson and other EPA ocials admitted in depositions that they used personal, nongovernmental email accounts to hide communications about ocial EPA business sent and received on their government-issued BlackBerries and smart phones. e agency has continued to drag its feet for two years in response to Landmarks FOIA requests. Levin minced no words: e EPA is a toxic waste dump for lawlessness and disdain for the Constitution. Not to mention disdain for the publics right to know. As Levin added: When any federal agency receives a FOIA request, the statute says it must preserve every signicant repository of records, both paper and electronic, that may contain materials that could be responsive to that request. e agency is legally obliged to notify all involved in the suit to preserve everything in their possession that could be discoverable in the litigation. But the feds have bent over backward to delay and deny. (T)he people at the EPA, from the administrator on down, think theyre above the law, that no one has the right to question what or how they do their jobs, Levin blasted. Well, theyre wrong. e laws apply to everyone, even federal bureaucrats. ats a bedrock principle the EPA has deed over and over again. As I rst reported 13 corruption-stained years ago in 2001, former EPA head Carol Browner oversaw the destruction of her computer les on her last day in oce under the Clinton administration -in clear violation of a judges order requiring the agency to preserve its records. Browner ordered a computer technician: I would like my les deleted. I want you to delete my les. In 2003, the agency was held in contempt and ned more than $300,000 in connection with another email destruction incident under Browners watch. It was Levins Landmark Legal Foundation -upheld by Judge Lamberth-that held the corruptocrats accountable then, as they are now. As President Obamas energy czar, Browner went on to bully auto execs to put nothing in writing, ever regarding secret negotiations she orchestrated on a deal to increase federal Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards. She was also singled out by Obamas own independent oilspill commission for repeatedly misrepresenting scientists ndings and doctoring data to justify the administrations draconian drilling moratorium. Browner previously had been caught by a congressional subcommittee using taxpayer funds to create and send out illegal lobbying material to more than 100 left-wing environmental organizations. She abused her oce to orchestrate a political campaign by liberal groups, who turned around and attacked Republican lawmakers for supporting regulatory reform. e names may change, but the politicized rot stays the same. e GOP sta of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee issued a detailed report this week on the secretive Billionaires Club behind EPA. e analysis exposed how a massive network of left-wing foundations, activists and wealthy donors exploits IRSapproved charitable status and tax-deductible donations to lobby illegally on behalf of the EPA and operate a green revolving door between government and far-left groups. Among the key players: the Environmental Grantmakers Association, which coordinates green grants and refuses to divulge its membership list to Congress, and Democracy Alliance, the dark-money outt led by Philip Gara LaMarche that does not disclose its members or donorrecipients. ese entities propagate the false notion that they are independent citizen-funded groups working altruistically, according to the report. In reality, they work in tandem with wealthy donors to maximize the value of the donors taxdeductible donations and leverage their combined resources to inuence elections and policy outcomes, with a focus on the EPA. Saving the planet? Ha. e leftist-controlled Environmental Corruption Agency is only in business to serve its pals and subvert its political enemies, while endangering resource security and sabotaging the deliberative process. Real environmental protection starts with draining this fetid swamp. Michelle Malkin is the author of Culture of Corruption: Obama and his Team of Tax Cheats, Crooks and Cronies (Regnery 2010). Her e-mail address is email@example.com. COPYRIGHT 2014 CREATORS.COM Is Thinking Obsolete? Obama: The Armative Action President By Matt PattersonAugust 18, 2011 on http://www.americanthinker.comYears from now, historians may regard the 2008 election of Barack Obama as an inscrutable and disturbing phenomenon, a baing breed of mass hysteria akin perhaps to the witch craze of the Middle Ages. How, they will wonder, did a man so devoid of professional accomplishment beguile so many into thinking he could manage the worlds largest economy, direct the worlds most powerful military, execute the worlds most consequential job? Imagine a future historian examining Obamas prepresidential life: ushered into and through the Ivy League despite unremarkable grades and test scores along the way; a cushy non-job as a community organizer; a brief career as a state legislator devoid of legislative achievement (and in fact nearly devoid of his attention, so often did he vote present); and nally an unaccomplished single term in United States Senate, the entirety of which was devoted to his presidential ambitions. He left no academic legacy in academia, authored no signature legislation as legislator. And then there is the matter of his troubling associations: the white-hating, America-loathing preacher who for decades served as Obamas spiritual mentor; a real-life, actual terrorist who served as Obamas colleague and political sponsor. It is easy to imagine a future historian looking at it all and asking: how on Earth was such a man elected president? Not content to wait for history, the incomparable Norman Podhoretz addressed the question recently in the Wall Street Journal: To be sure, no white candidate who had close associations with an outspoken hater of America like Jeremiah Wright and an unrepentant terrorist like Bill Ayers would have lasted a single day. But because Mr. Obama was black, and therefore entitled in the eyes of liberaldom to have hung out with protesters against various American injustices, even if they were a bit extreme, he was given a pass. Let that sink in: Obama was given a pass -held to a lower standard -because of the color of his skin. Podhoretz continues: And in any case, what did such ancient history matter when he was also articulate and elegant and (as he himself had said) non-threatening, all of which gave him a ghting chance to become the rst black president and thereby to lay the curse of racism to rest? Podhoretz puts his nger, I think, on the animating pulse of the Obama phenomenon -armative action. Not in the legal sense, of course. But certainly in the motivating sentiment behind all armative action laws and regulations, which are designed primarily to make white people, and especially white liberals, feel good about themselves. Unfortunately, minorities often suer so that whites can pat themselves on the back. Liberals routinely admit minorities to schools for which they are not qualied, yet take no responsibility for the inevitable poor performance continued to page 5A
5A Last Weeks CrosswordLast Weeks Word Search Word Search Adopted Awoke Based Basin Blades China Cover Cream Cried Delay Desired Drama Edged Edging Employ Flags Frogs Graphs Green Heroic Knitting Lesser Lodge Losers Lungs Makes Marked Merry Mimes Paper Reason Roughly Salary Scale Schools Scrub Served Shell Sides Skied Sleek Sleepy Softest Stung Symbol Teddy Tiger Topics Towns Trails Train Tries Wired Yacht rfn tntb frrrtrnrrf nrrnb rrfnnn nnfbrn ffnrftrfn b rtnnr rfrnrb trbrffnfntnb ntb tbnnr and high drop-out rates which follow. Liberals dont care if these minority students fail; liberals arent around to witness the emotional devastation and deated self esteem resulting from the racist policy that is armative action. Yes, racist. Holding someone to a separate standard merely because of the color of his skin -thats armative action in a nutshell, and if that isnt racism, then nothing is. And that is what America did to Obama. True, Obama himself was never troubled by his lack of achievements, but why would he be? As many have noted, Obama was told he was good enough for Columbia despite undistinguished grades at Occidental; he was told he was good enough for the US Senate despite a mediocre record in Illinois; he was told he was good enough to be president despite no record at all in the Senate. All his life, every step of the way, Obama was told he was good enough for the next step, in spite of ample evidence to the contrary. What could this breed if not the sort of empty narcissism on display every time Obama speaks? In 2008, many who agreed that he lacked executive qualications nonetheless raved about Obamas oratory skills, intellect, and cool character. ose people -conservatives included -ought now to be deeply embarrassed. e man thinks and speaks in the hoariest of clichs, and thats when he has his teleprompter in front of him; when the prompter is absent he can barely think or speak at all. Not one original idea has ever issued from his mouth -its all warmed-over Marxism of the kind that has failed over and over again for 100 years. And what about his character? Obama is constantly blaming anything and everything else for his troubles. Bush did it; it was bad luck; I inherited this mess. It is embarrassing to see a president so willing to advertise his own powerlessness, so comfortable with his own incompetence. But really, what were we to expect? e man has never been responsible for anything, so how do we expect him to act responsibly? In short: our president is a small and small-minded man, with neither the temperament nor the intellect to handle his job. When you understand that, and only when you understand that, will the current erosion of liberty and prosperity make sense. It could not have gone otherwise with such a man in the Oval Oce. But hey, at least we got to feel good about ourselves for a little while. And really, isnt that all that matters these days?Update:Authors Note. A lot of readers have written in asking me how I came to the conclusion that Obama was an unremarkable student and that he beneted from armative action. ree reasons: 1) As reported by e New York Sun: A spokesman for the university, Brian Connolly, conrmed that Mr. Obama spent two years at Columbia College and graduated in 1983 with a major in political science. He did not receive honors... In spite of not receiving honors as an undergrad, Obama was nevertheless admitted to Harvard Law. Why? 2) Obama himself has written he was a poor student as a young man. As the Baltimore Sun reported, in: Obamas book Dreams from My Father,....the president recalled a time in his life...when he started to drift away from the path of success. I had learned not to care, Obama wrote. ... Pot had helped, and booze; maybe a little blow when you could aord it. But his mother confronted him about his behavior. Dont you think youre being a little casual about your future? she asked him, according to the book. ... One of your friends was just arrested for drug possession. Your grades are slipping. You havent even started on your college applications. 3) Most damning to me is the presidents unwillingness to make his transcripts public. If Obama had really been a stellar student with impeccable grades as an undergrad, is there any doubt they would have been made public by now and trumpeted on the front page of the New York Times as proof of his brilliance? To me it all adds up to armative action. Mattpattersonline.comObama: The Armative Action President continued from page 4A Commentary: County Commissioners Protected from Tough Questions at Chieand Forum continued from page 1A e Journals question sheets were unsigned. ere were seven other questions submitted, apparently by residents attending the forum, and all the questions withheld were far more probing than those asked of the candidates. Moderator, Susan Haines, a 35-year member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary and county commission employee at the county attorneys oce, cut the questioning of county commission candidates short by withholding certain questions. She told the Journal Monday she allowed only questions dealing with countywide issues to be asked and she didnt allow questions that would place any candidate at a disadvantage, nor did she allow questions that she felt were only about Chieand. What disadvantage is it for a county commissioner to be asked a question that aects the lives and pocketbooks of every Levy County resident? Is this not the very business of the county commissioners? Haines explanation for the censorship of certain questions revealed the diculty involved for a county employee having to ask questions she deemed too dicult of two of her bosses running for re-election. is conict of interest was a surprising turn of events for those in the audience who wanted to hear the county commission candidates talk about issues that really mattered to them. Levy County Commissioner Chad Johnson, who represents District 2, and County Commissioner Ryan Bell from District 4 were among the candidates being questioned by Haines. ey are two of her ve bosses. She should not have taken it upon herself to screen questions she felt might embarrass her employers. e Journal believes none of the unasked questions would have placed any candidate at a disadvantage. Haines indicated at the forum that the censored questions would be mailed by Citizen Editor Lou Jones to the candidates for their response. She claims Jones had nothing to do with selecting the questions that would not be asked of the county commission candidates, but it was Jones who walked among audience members collecting the questions and it was Jones who told Haines the unanswered questions would be sent to the news media and the candidates. Jones told a Journal reporter in advance of the forum that someone from the VFW would be collecting the handwritten questions from the audience. She said the forum would be patterned after the Cedar Key Lions Club forums. Instead she collected the written notes herself and handed them to Haines. ere was no announcement at the start of the forum that the VFW would censor questions that placed a candidate at a disadvantage, nor was it mentioned that the VFW would not allow any questions dealing with Chieand at a Chieand forum, nor did Haines mention that only questions dealing with what Haines perceived as countywide issues would be allowed. We wonder if anyone in the audience would have bothered to write down questions had they known about the undisclosed rules in advance. e Chieand ALS issue has countywide ramications and is a sensitive issue with all ve county commissioners. e fact that a county commission employee made the decision to shield commissioners from answering the ALS question amounts to censorship and ugly county politics. e ALS question could have been answered equally well by commissioners and their opponents. e candidates could have said they favor or oppose it. But County Commissioners Chad Johnson and Ryan Bell, who are seeking re-election, have danced around the subject in interviews with the Journal, saying they have many unanswered questions and cant commit to the project. Jones sent the Journal an email the day after the forum saying the unasked questions at the forum were being sent to the candidates. She sent the Journal a list of nine unasked questions for the county commission candidates and four unasked questions for candidates for the U.S. Congress. She said the unasked questions at the forum deserved answers. ats true, but the public deserved to hear inpromptu answers to the questions instead of rehearsed or prepackaged answers. In her email to the Journal after the forum, Jones said reporters in attendance at the forum had the opportunity to ask the candidates questions after the forum ended, which is true, but her comment sidestepped the issue of what went wrong at the forum. e Journal has interviewed both county commissioners and all their opponents on the issue of ALS non-transport. e Journal is aware of those answers. e answers have been published in the Journal. What the Journal wanted to hear at the forum was live answers to the questions about ALS non-transport and the 1 cent sales tax. Asking those questions in a public forum with members of the public listening to every word is quite dierent than a reporter walking up to a county commissioner after a political forum and asking them for a comment. e pressure of answering a question in front of a live audience can inspire more truthful answers or at least require the candidates to confront the issue in a more transparent forum. Censoring questions in a public forum casts more doubt on a political process that has led many citizens to simply boycott elections. Some believe the entire political process is tainted by corruption, and now censorship. And many cast the news media in the same light, and for good reason. When the news media cant be completely trustworthy in the political process, there is no hope.Censored QuestionsDuring the candidate forum in Chieand the following questions were put aside by the host groups to be sent separately to the candidates to answer at another time. e censored questions were emailed to the Journal with the included instructions by Chieand Citizen Editor Lou Jones: You will need to let the candidates know when you want their answers. ese questions were not asked at the candidates forum. You have the opportunity to provide written answers. For the county commission race: 1) What are you going to do about EMS sending money to Lewisville, S.C. ? And how much do they keep out of all EMS money? 2) Should assessments be put on the ballot? 3) Are more tax raises (in store) for the over taxed residents? 4) What are the best uses for the $2.5 million of sales tax revenue? Do you believe the revenue is spent wisely? 5) What can the county do to eliminate the impasse between Levy County and Chieand concerning ALS? 6) Shell Mound Road and Fowlers Road toward that park the road needs serious help, i.e. re-paved. What will you do? 7) Do you support Chieands request to establish an Advanced Life Support unit at Chieand Fire Rescue? Yes or No. Please explain your answer. 8) What can the state or Congress do to help Levy County and Chieand eliminate the impasse of the ALS issue? 9) Our water supply is my concern. Is there anything being done to conserve our water? Congress 1) Are more tax raises (in store) for the over taxed residents? 2) What can the state or Congress do to help Levy County and Chieand eliminate the impasse of the ALS issue? 3) I am concerned about immigration. What will you do to stop the ow of illegals entering our country? 4) I am concerned about Obama going over the head of Congress. Can that be stopped.
6A e School Board of Levy County Food, Nutrition and Wellness Program will once again participate in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) for schools who participate in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs. All students will be served breakfast and lunch at no charge at the following sites: Community School Bronson Bronson Elementary School Bronson Middle/High School e Levy Learning Academy (Formerly Hilltop Alternative School and Summit Academy) Cedar Key Cedar Key School Chieand Chieand Elementary School Chieand Middle/High School Nature Coast Charter School Williston Joyce Bullock Elementary School Williston Elementary School Williston Middle School Williston High School Yankeetown Yankeetown School For additional information, please contact: Rebecca (Becky) M. Tyson, Coordinator School Board of Levy County Food, Nutrition and Wellness P. O. Drawer 129 Bronson, FL 32621 (352) 486-5244-Oce (352) 486-5418-FAX Email: firstname.lastname@example.org..us e U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or if all or part of an individuals income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.) If you wish to le a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda. gov/complaint_ling_cust.html, or at any USDA oce, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Oce of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at email@example.com. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (in Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.School Board of Levy County Food, Nutrition and Wellness Program By Terry WittSenior Staff WriterLevy County Commissioners and their engineer received a caution from County Attorney Anne Bast Brown when she learned at Tuesdays meeting that the low bidder on a construction contract had earlier given the county a cost estimate. Brown said the county needs to be careful not to allow any company that submits a bid to be involved in assisting the county with writing specications. Engineer Andrew Carswell told the Journal the low bidder didnt assist in writing specications. e company provided a cost estimate in advance, but then submitted a sealed bid that was higher than the original estimate. e building will cover the countys landll leachate collection tank. Ayers Carpentry Inc. submitted the low bid of $57,650. e Ayers bid was more than $40,000 lower than the next closest bid and more than $96,000 lower than the highest bid. ose numbers caught the eye of commissioners. ey wondered why there was such a big dierence between the low and high bidders and wondered if they were getting a good deal or if the work or materials would be inferior. Commissioner Chad Johnson wondered if were not cheating ourselves. Carswell said the sealed bid submitted by Ayers followed the specications and he didnt anticipate any problems. Landll Director Benny Jerrels said he has seen Ayers construction work and it looked good. e fact that Ayers had given Mills Engineering a cost estimate before the bids were sent out was learned after commissioners pressed Carswell and Jerrels for more information about the bids. Commissioners have been criticized for not always strictly adhering to their purchase policy that spells out how bidding and purchases should take place. Commissioner John Meeks motion to approve Ayers as the low bidder passed unanimously. e other bidders were Nooney Construction, Inc. at $99,962, J and L Custom Construction at $154,260 and JoyTech Construction at $125,000. Levy County currently hauls its garbage to an out of county landll, but the garbage that was deposited at the Levy County Landll prior to this arrangement leaches contaminated water that has to be treated. Landll ocials recommended constructing a pole building over the leachate tank to prevent rainwater from adding to the leachate that has to be hauled away by GRU and treated at the cost of $400 for every 600 gallons.County Attorney Cautions Commissioners on Bidding Process Yoho Bill Signed Into Law by the PresidentWashington, DC Congressman Ted S. Yohos H.R. 1528, e Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act (VMMA), was signed into law today by President Obama. is is the rst bill Congressman Yoho has had signed into law, and now places him among only eight Freshman Members to have had this achievement. e bill makes modications to the Controlled Substances Act and Drug Enforcement Administration policy that, to date, has prohibited veterinarians from transporting controlled substances to administer and treat patients outside of the registered location. e Congressman released the following statement: I was pleased to hear the President signed the VMMA into law today. is bill will not only benet all who practice large animal veterinary medicine but the farmers and ranchers who rely on them. is law will allow veterinarians to practice their profession without fear of unnecessary government intrusion. I am thankful for my fellow vet and colleague, Representative Schraders hard work on this important policy change. -------------------Yoho Votes to Secure Southern Border and End Presidents Administrative AmnestyWashington, DCCongressman Ted S. Yoho (FL-03) voted in favor of border strengthening legislation as well as a bill to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). Both bills were redrafted and strengthened after House Conservatives expressed concern over loopholes in the original language. Congressman Yoho is a cosponsor of Congresswoman Blackburns DACA legislation in an eort to stop the Presidents administrative amnesty. Congressman Yoho gave the following statement after his vote: is combination of bills strengthens the border, allows governors to mobilize their National Guard, and stops loopholes in our current immigration law. e border bill is a stronger bill than we had before us yesterday, and combined with the bill that ends administrative amnesty is a strong signal to the White House and the Senate that the House of Representatives will not tolerate the agrant dismissal of our rule of law. We are a nation of immigrants, but we are also a nation of laws. To allow folks to cut in line ies in the face of the very foundation of our countrythe American Dream. e American Dream is built on the notion that if you work hard and follow the rule of law, you will nd success regardless of your country of origin, economic status, gender, or religion. e combination of bills today stops the President from using his pen to circumvent the rule of law to give amnesty and gives our border the protection it needs. Summary of House Border Crisis Supplemental Package Funding Included in H.R.5230 Funding is oset by rescinding unobligated funds from accounts in DHS, DoD, DoJ, and Foreign Aid. $405 million for the Department of Homeland Security to boost border security and law enforcement activities. $22 million to accelerate judicial proceedings for immigrants. $70 million for National Guard border eorts: $35 million for the federal deployment of the Guard and $35 million for reimbursing states for their use of the Guard on the Southern Border. $197 million for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to provide temporary housing and humanitarian assistance to unaccompanied minors. $40 million in repatriation assistance to Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador. is funding is redirected from within existing foreign aid for Central American countries so that these repatriation activities are immediately prioritized. Policy Proposals included in H.R. 5230 No Amnesty Amends the Tracking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 so all unaccompanied alien children (UACs) are treated the same as Mexicans and Canadians for the purpose of removals. UACs who have a credible fear of persecution or who have been tracked must appear before an immigration judge within 14 days of their initial screening and shall be detained until their appearance. Provides authority for the Secretary of State to negotiate agreements with foreign countries regarding UACs, which include protections for children who are returned to their country of nationality. Includes a last-in, rst-out policy that priorities the removal of minors that most recently arrived. Authorizes additional temporary judges to help address the increase in trac on the southern border. Change the Immigration and Nationality Act to strengthen the law prohibiting criminals with serious News from the Oce of Rep. Ted Yoho continued to page 8A
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8A e Log Cabin Quilters met ursday, July 31st at the Levy County Quilt Museum. Ailien brought in a small quilt top that was made from donated squares. We did get the green cross stitched quilt top in the frame and with several working on it; the quilt should be nished quickly. Greg and the boys were out during the week. After doing the yard work, they helped us get inside the Museum cleaned and ready for a group on Sunday. anks Lancaster. Barbara from Bronson added a selection of jewelry of which some of the proceeds will go to uswardogs.com. United States War Dogs Association, Inc. is a non-prot organization of former U. S. Military Dog Handlers and supporting members committed to promoting the long history of the Military Service Dogs, establishing War Dog memorials, and Ailiens small quilt top made from donated squares.Log Cabin Quilterseducating the public about the invaluable service of these courageous canines to our country. If you havent been out for a while, come on out and check out the changes weve made. e rocking chairs are waiting for you and the air conditioners are keeping the place cool.U.S. 27A in Downtown Williston Named for Slain Police Ocer continued from page 1A Watch 7/30/88. State Rep. Charlie Stone was contacted by Williston police and agreed to introduce legislation naming U.S. 27A (Noble Avenue) for Moss. On the day of the dedication, Lori Moss, Stone and Mosss brother Jim were there to witness the naming of the dedication of the highway. Moss died in a heroic way. Mosss regular shift with the Williston Police Department was 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. On the night he was killed, he decided to leave his bulletproof vest at home because the patrol car air conditioner was broken and the weather was hot. e man who murdered him, 19-year-old David Jenkins, had just moved in with his mother and stepfather in Bronson. He had a sizeable criminal record and was prone to ts of anger when not on his medicine. His probation had been transferred from Maryland to Florida. He had not taken his medicine for some time prior to the shooting. Jenkins stole a car and drove it to SW 6th St. and SW 1st Ave in Williston where he parked it. Moss discovered the unoccupied vehicle, which had not been reported as stolen at that point. Ocer Bruce Snyder, who was in his own patrol car, noticed continuing calls from the dispatcher trying to contact Moss. Snyder drove to the location where Moss had checked out and found his patrol car running, the drivers side door ajar and a police radio on the seat. It appeared Moss had exited the car in a hurry or stepped out to speak to someone. Snyder decided to search for Moss. Walking in the direction Mosss patrol car was pointing he eventually wound up at Dougs Auto Parts on West Noble Avenue. He turned down the alley between the auto parts store and the building next door. e back of the auto parts store had a re escape that went to the second oor. Snyder climbed the stairs for a better view of the weed infested space littered with old car parts between the two stores. Even with the full moon it was dark between the stores. Looking down, Snyder saw a halo of light in the weeds below. He found Mosss ashlight pointed down and emitting only a small circle of light. Snyder began searching for Moss, knowing he was probably nearby. A few yards to the southeast of where Snyder found the ashlight, he spotted Moss lying almost face down in a bed of red ants. His .357 revolver was under his left leg. e time was 2:30 a.m. Lying nearby on his back was Jenkins. Jenkins had shot Moss in the neck with a .25 caliber pistol he had stolen in the burglary of a Williston home. Moss returned re, shooting Jenkins ve times and killing him. It appeared to Snyder that Jenkins had crouched down on his knees in the tall weeds to hide from or wait for Moss to arrive because Jenkins had cached dirt on one of his knees. Jenkins was carrying a single bullet. He used it to kill Moss. Snyder called an ambulance. en Police Chief Gene Hartman headed to Shands Hospital at 2:38 a.m. ree minutes later he was told to change direction and head to the scene of the shooting. Dispatch contacted the Levy County Sheris Oce homicide detective at 2:53 a.m. Dispatch contacted the Marion County Sheris Oce homicide unit at 2:57 a.m. Moss had passed away. Strow said he has enormous respect for Moss and his willingness to walk into a dark space between two stores to search for a suspect. He said police ocers never know what lies ahead of them when they climb in a patrol car and begin their rounds. ey never know who will walk through the front door of the police station. Moss knew the risks. When you have someone who has the intestinal fortitude to walk into the darkness like that, hes a hero and he should always be remembered as a hero, Strow said. Moss was preceded in death three years earlier by his 5-year-old son Shane who died of a heart defect. Shanes death devastated both of his parents. In her book, Lori Moss said the loss of his young son seemed to inspire Moss to work with underprivileged kids and those who were at risk of getting into trouble with the law. She had grown up with her future husband. She said the only two things Moss ever wanted to do was to be the fth member of e Beatles rock group, which of course was impossible, or to be a police ocer. He worked for several years as the Williston Police Departments animal control ocer and did ride alongs with certied ocers, hoping to get his chance. He hung around the police department as much as possible. When he graduated from the state police academy, his dream of becoming a police ocer was realized. Lori Moss said her husbands commitment to his profession and the people of Williston was illustrated by his nal moments as a police ocer. After being mortally wounded, he returned re and killed his attacker. He did his job the best he could. e stretch of road where he was murdered now bears his name, an eternal testament to his life and career in law enforcement. In the end, he did his job to the best of his abilities and maybe thats why so many people see him as such a hero, she said in the preface to her book. He accomplished everything he had been trained to do except going home at the end of his shift. Cpl. Moss widow Lori Moss, State Representative Charlie Store (R) and Jim Moss, his brother, stand in front of the new sign dedicating that section of US 27A (Noble Avenue) to the memory of the slain ocer and local hero. Photo courtesy of Chief Dennis Strow of the WPD. drug related convictions from applying for asylum. Prohibits the Secretary of the Interior or the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) from denying or restricting U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) activities on federal land under their respective jurisdictions. Authorizes the deployment of National Guard to the Southern border. Expresses the Sense of Congress that the Secretary of Defense should not house unauthorized aliens at military installations unless certain specic conditions are met Prohibits the housing of unauthorized immigrants on military bases if the use of the military instillation will displace members of the Armed Forces on active duty or interfere with military activities at the installation. Congressman Ted Yoho serves on the Foreign Aairs and Agriculture Committees. He represents North Floridas 3rd Congressional DistrictNews from the Oce of Rep. Ted Yoho continued from page 6A
By Emily Hallman Chieand FFA Senior Chapter Reporter For 86 years a state convention has been held for all the FFA members in Florida. e convention not only rewards FFA members for their achievements but provides learning experiences with leadership workshops presenting some of the top issues in agriculture. is year the Chieand Senior FFA Chapter carried 18 FFA members to Orlando with more members and supports joining as the week progressed. Congratulations to all the following FFA members: e Food Science team placed top four in state. e team members are Kira Telgen, Jacob Edison, Jessica Ivey, and Sarah Edison. e Aquaculture team placed 4th in state. e team members are Kira Telgen, Jacob Wade, Matthew Morgan, and Seth Tummond. Chieand was a nalist in the Fruit and Vegetable category. Emily Hallman placed 3rd in the state Creed Speaking competition. e Creed Speaking competition consists of memorizing a ve-paragraph speech along with answering a series of questions. Whitney Mills placed in the top ve in three categories: Equine, Forestry and Poultry. Whitney also placed 3rd for the Ornamental Horticulture demonstrations delivering an eight to ten minute speech within a selected category while also providing a demonstration for a panel of judges. Harold Tillis was a nalist for the State Star Farmer, won Beef Prociency and won the Department of Agriculture Scholarship. e Chieand FFA Alumni were in the top ve aliates. e following FFA members received their State FFA Degree: Harold Tillis, Payton Parnell, James Corbin, Kyle Weeks, Sarah Edison, Ashley Wilkerson, Eliza Renuald, Kelsi Alexander, Britney Gilliam, and Justin Hires. ree of our FFA members will be receiving their American Degree and will be going to the National FFA convention in the fall. e American Degree recipients are: Hailey Bason, Felicity Merjes, and Megan Morgan. e Chieand Senior FFA was also a premier chapter. e Chieand FFA chapters also had the honor of meeting and talking to Representative Ted Yoho. All photos courtesy of Emily Hallman, Chieand FFA Senior Chapter Reporter.Chieand Senior FFA Proudly Receives Honors for Hard Work and Diligence Back Row left to right; Matthew Detlo, Seth Tummond, Wyatt Plemmons, Harold Tillis, Matthew Morgan, Jacob Edison, Wyatt Hammond, Sam Mills, Dalton Tiner, Dallas Locke, and Luke Andrews. Middle Row left to right; Payton Parnell, Kira Telgen, Whitney Mills, Emily Hallman, Sydney Allen, Jessica Ivey, Alana Wilkerson, Savannah Hudson, Lacey Ward, and James Corbin. Front Row left to right; Ashley Wilkerson, Tori Hudson, Reagan Hudson, William Walker, Kinsey Ward, Tenlee Beauchamp, Sarah Langston, and Linsey Harris.Harold Tillis with parents Murray and Karen Tillis, Advisor is Dallas Locke and Area 5 State Vice President Haley Smith.Whitney Mills. Emily Hallman and Dallas Locke. Left to Right; Emily Hallman, Harold Tillis, Ted Yoho, Whitney Mills, Sam Mills, and Dalton Tiner. Kira Telgen and Matthew Morgan.Family Tradition Alachua County Deputy Mikell McKoy was hired by the Alachua Sheris Oce on March 26, 2014. Deputy McKoy is in the nal stages of his eld training. He is a product of the Sheris Explorer program and has already distinguished himself in the Law Enforcement Academy in the short time he has been working on the street. Deputy Mikell McKoy is the nephew of longtime Levy County Deputy Frank McKoy. LCSO Deputy McKoy has been faithfully serving the citizens for more than 27 years. During his full time employment Deputy Frank McKoy served primarily in the School Resource Division. LCSO Deputy McKoy continues to work as a part time deputy today. He assists with the Sex Oender monitoring program and special details on an as needed basis. LCSO congratulates ASO Deputy Mikell McKoy for carrying on the Family Tradition and we thank LCSO Deputy Frank McKoy for being a ne role model. Know Something We Dont Call Crime Stoppers @ 1-877-349-8477 and remain anonymous. ASO Deputy Mikell McKoy stands to the left of his uncle LCSO Deputy Frank McKoy. Photo courtesy of Undersheri Brett Beauchamp, LCSO.Epic End of Summer Bash in Chieand Aug. 9 Give to Chieand Students and Get Coee & DonutsDunkin Donuts is hosting a school supply drive now through Friday Aug. 15 to help Chieand students in need. Bring three or more new or gently used school supplies and Dunkin Donuts will give you a FREE medium Hot/Iced coee and a donut. Supplies needed include two-pocket folders, glue, crayons, notebooks, markers, pencils, pens, scissors, rulers, construction paper and calculators. Bring your donations and join the donut crowd at 2209 N Young Blvd., Chieand, FL 32626 now through Aug. 15. It is just about that time for First United Methodist Church of Chieands Epic End of Summer Bash. is is an incredible event were the community binds together to help kids and families get ready to go back to school. is is the fourth year, and event organizers and volunteers will be giving away 500 backpacks, school supplies, and more. Last year around 900 people attended the event. is year over 1,000 are expected From 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM in the large eld behind First United Methodist Church of Chieand, 707 N. Main St. (U.S. Highway 19), in Chieand there will be free food, activities and prizes along with all the backpacks and school supplies for the students. ere are spaces for and a need for booths and volunteers so give them a call for more information at 352/463-4627 or email at: firstname.lastname@example.org ere are a few rules to be kept: 1) No Political Advertising. If you are currently in a political oce, you may wear your name tag, etc. is event is about kids, not politics. 2) No Fund-Raising We appreciate all the volunteer organizations involved, and if you need help with a fundraiser on another date, get with me and well work something out. is is an event where nobody should have their wallets out. 3) No Selling of Goods/Services on Property You can make appointments, talk about your business, give price lists, encourage people to come see you at your place of business, hand out coupons, etc. Just please, no money should be collected on the premises.
2B Levy County Community Calendar Levy County Saltwater and Freshwater Tides DAY HIGH TIDE HEIGHT SUNRISE MOON % MOON /LOW TIME /FEET SUNSET TIME VISIBLECedar KeyTh 7 High 12:17 AM 3.1 6:56 AM Set 3:29 AM 78 7 Low 5:18 AM 1.9 8:19 PM Rise 5:31 PM 7 High 11:10 AM 4.2 7 Low 6:37 PM 0.0 F 8 High 1:12 AM 3.4 6:57 AM Set 4:31 AM 87 8 Low 6:23 AM 1.7 8:18 PM Rise 6:27 PM 8 High 12:11 PM 4.5 8 Low 7:29 PM -0.2 Sa 9 High 1:57 AM 3.5 6:57 AM Set 5:37 AM 94 9 Low 7:18 AM 1.5 8:18 PM Rise 7:20 PM 9 High 1:06 PM 4.7 9 Low 8:15 PM -0.3 Su 10 High 2:37 AM 3.7 6:58 AM Set 6:45 AM 98 10 Low 8:08 AM 1.2 8:17 PM Rise 8:09 PM 10 High 1:59 PM 4.7 10 Low 8:58 PM -0.3 M 11 High 3:13 AM 3.8 6:59 AM Set 7:54 AM 99 11 Low 8:56 AM 0.9 8:16 PM Rise 8:55 PM 11 High 2:49 PM 4.7 11 Low 9:38 PM -0.1 Tu 12 High 3:48 AM 3.9 6:59 AM Set 9:01 AM 98 12 Low 9:44 AM 0.7 8:15 PM Rise 9:39 PM 12 High 3:38 PM 4.5 12 Low 10:17 PM 0.1 W 13 High 4:22 AM 4.0 7:00 AM Set 10:07 AM 93 13 Low 10:31 AM 0.6 8:14 PM Rise 10:21 PM 13 High 4:28 PM 4.3 13 Low 10:54 PM 0.5Suwannee River EntranceTh 7 High 12:23 AM 2.7 6:57 AM Set 3:29 AM 78 7 Low 5:36 AM 1.8 8:20 PM Rise 5:32 PM 7 High 11:16 AM 3.7 7 Low 6:55 PM 0.0 F 8 High 1:18 AM 3.0 6:57 AM Set 4:31 AM 87 8 Low 6:41 AM 1.6 8:19 PM Rise 6:28 PM 8 High 12:17 PM 4.0 8 Low 7:47 PM -0.2 Sa 9 High 2:03 AM 3.1 6:58 AM Set 5:37 AM 94 9 Low 7:36 AM 1.4 8:18 PM Rise 7:21 PM 9 High 1:12 PM 4.1 9 Low 8:33 PM -0.3 Su 10 High 2:43 AM 3.3 6:58 AM Set 6:45 AM 98 10 Low 8:26 AM 1.1 8:17 PM Rise 8:10 PM 10 High 2:05 PM 4.1 10 Low 9:16 PM -0.3 M 11 High 3:19 AM 3.3 6:59 AM Set 7:54 AM 99 11 Low 9:14 AM 0.9 8:17 PM Rise 8:56 PM 11 High 2:55 PM 4.1 11 Low 9:56 PM -0.1 Tu 12 High 3:54 AM 3.4 6:59 AM Set 9:01 AM 98 12 Low 10:02 AM 0.7 8:16 PM Rise 9:39 PM 12 High 3:44 PM 4.0 12 Low 10:35 PM 0.1 W 13 High 4:28 AM 3.5 7:00 AM Set 10:07 AM 93 13 Low 10:49 AM 0.6 8:15 PM Rise 10:21 PM 13 High 4:34 PM 3.8 13 Low 11:12 PM 0.5Withlacoochee River EntranceTh 7 High 12:24 AM 2.8 6:55 AM Set 3:28 AM 78 7 Low 6:13 AM 1.8 8:18 PM Rise 5:30 PM 7 High 11:17 AM 3.8 7 Low 7:32 PM 0.0 F 8 High 1:19 AM 3.1 6:56 AM Set 4:30 AM 87 8 Low 7:18 AM 1.6 8:17 PM Rise 6:26 PM 8 High 12:18 PM 4.1 8 Low 8:24 PM -0.2 Sa 9 High 2:04 AM 3.2 6:57 AM Set 5:36 AM 94 9 Low 8:13 AM 1.4 8:16 PM Rise 7:19 PM 9 High 1:13 PM 4.3 9 Low 9:10 PM -0.3 Su 10 High 2:44 AM 3.4 6:57 AM Set 6:44 AM 98 10 Low 9:03 AM 1.1 8:15 PM Rise 8:08 PM 10 High 2:06 PM 4.3 10 Low 9:53 PM -0.3 M 11 High 3:20 AM 3.5 6:58 AM Set 7:52 AM 99 11 Low 9:51 AM 0.9 8:15 PM Rise 8:54 PM 11 High 2:56 PM 4.3 11 Low 10:33 PM -0.1 Tu 12 High 3:55 AM 3.5 6:58 AM Set 9:00 AM 98 12 Low 10:39 AM 0.7 8:14 PM Rise 9:38 PM 12 High 3:45 PM 4.1 12 Low 11:12 PM 0.1 W 13 High 4:29 AM 3.6 6:59 AM Set 10:05 AM 93 13 Low 11:26 AM 0.6 8:13 PM Rise 10:20 PM 13 High 4:35 PM 3.9 13 Low 11:49 PM 0.5Weather Forecast http://www.accuweather.com/en/us/bronson-/32621/daily-weather-forecast/332291 ARCHERCity of Archer 2nd Annual Family Fun Fest Sept. 6e City of Archer will present their 2nd Annual Family Fun Fest even on Sat. Sept. 6 at the Archer Community Center, 16671 SW 137 Ave., Archer, FL 32618 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. e admission is FREE and there will be food, music, door prizes, games, bounce houses, pony rides and a Kamikaze Karaoke Contest at 12 PM. Come join the party.BRANFORDBranford Camera Club Workshop Aug. 21As an exception to our no meeting in August tradition, the Branford Camera Club is making an exception this year to t in a Mat and Frame Workshop in preparation for our Fall Photo Show. Our workshop will be held on the third urs., August 21, at Hatch Park Community Center, 403 SE Craven St., Branford. Prior to the meeting, we will gather at Cuzins Restaurant across the street from Scas Market at 5:00 PM for dinner. Community Center doors will open at 6:30 PM. is workshop is FREE and open to the public, as are all of our meetings. Camera Club or contact us at branfordcameraclub@gmail. com. For more information, please contact: Carolyn Hogue, Program Chair, 386/935-2044; Rob Wolfe, Publicity Chair, 386/362-6771; Esta Eberhardt, Creative Consultant, 386/623-0111; Gary Kueppers, Technical Consultant, 386/362-6957; Skip Weigel, Technical Consultant, 386/935-1382.BRONSONBronson Town Council Meeting Aug. 18e next meeting of the Bronson Town Council will be Aug. 18 at the Dogan S. Cobb Municipal Building. City Hall 352/486-2354.CEDAR KEYCedar Key City Council Meeting Aug. 19e next Cedar Key City Council is Aug. 19 at 6 PM. at the Cedar Key City Hall. City Hall is located at 490 2nd Street 352/543-5132. Meetings are held the rst and third Tuesday of the month at 6 PM.Cedar Key Chamber of Commerce Labor Day Auction Aug. 31e Cedar Key Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Labor Day Weekend Auction on Sun. Aug. 31 at the Island Room Restaurant. Auction-goers will nd great deals on lodgings, dining, shing, ne art, gifts, fresh clams and more. As the organization`s largest fundraiser of the year, the auction plays a vital role in keeping the Chamber and e Cedar Key Welcome Center operational. All items are donated by local businesses, residents and artists. Many items are auctioned for a fraction of their value-providing a great opportunity to save money and help the Cedar Key business community serve our guests at e Welcome Center. It`s a fun time with for all who attend. Come for the early viewing of auction items at 12:30 p.m. CHIEFLANDLevy County Beekeepers Club Aug. 7e Levy County Beekeepers Club meets at 7 PM on the rst ursday of each month at 4 West Park Ave. in Chieand. If you are interested in bees or beekeeping, you are invited. Experienced beekeepers are there to answer questions and share ideas. You dont have to be a beekeeper to attend our group. For more information call Byron Teerlink at 352/4932216, or Chappie McChesney at 386/462-2637 or Leon Bath at 352/493-2329.First UMC Food for Life Distribution Aug. 8e 2nd Sat. Food for Life distribution at First United Methodist Church Chieand, will be Fri. Aug. 8, 10:30 AM. is schedule change is necessary because of the 4TH Annual Epic End of Summer Bash that will be Sat. Aug. 9, 9:00 AM -1:00 PM. First United Methodist Church Chieand is located at 707 North Main Street, Chieand. For further information call 352/493-4627. Commission Meeting Aug. 11e next Chieand City Commission meeting will be on Mon. Aug. 11 at 6 PM. Meetings are held on the second and fourth Monday of the month at 6 PM at 214 East Park Avenue. Chieand City Hall & Maintenance is CLOSED ON FRIDAYS. City Hall is open Mon. through urs. from 7:30 AM to 5 PM. Utility payments can be dropped in the box. Phone Event Aug. 11e Suwannee River Economic Council, Inc. is oering free amplied phones to Florida residents with a certied hearing loss. e phones are from the non-prot Telecommunications Relay, Inc. and are cordless and corded for person with mild to severe hearing loss with a limit of one per customer. Come to the Chieand Senior Center, 305 SW 1st Street, Chieand, FL 32626 (behind Deer Camp store) on Mon. Aug. 11 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM to get your phone.SVP Meeting Aug. 11e Suwannee Valley Players meet on the second Monday of the month now with the next meeting being Mon. Aug. 11 at 7 PM at the Chief eater at 25 E. Park Street in Chieand. Please join us to discuss current topics with the theatre and upcoming shows For more information, leave a message at call 352/493-ARTS; or email us at SuwanneeValleyPlayers@gmail.com; visit our website: SVPlayers.org; or follow us on Facebook.e Chieand Crochet Club meets every second Monday of the month at the Luther Callaway Public Library at 5 PM. If you are interested in crochet and needlework you are welcome to join us.Levy County Republican Club Meeting Aug. 18e Levy County Republican Executive Committee meets on the third Monday of the month at the Gathering Table at 116 N. Main Street in Chieand. e meeting starts with food and fellowship at 6:30 p.m. followed by the meeting at 7 p.m. Everyone is invited to come hear from county leaders who will explain whats happening now and in the future of levy County. Every meeting has informative Republican ideas, information and plans for the future.Quilters of Alachua County Meeting Aug. 7e August 7 meeting of Quilters of Alachua County Day Guild (QACDG) will include a round robin sharing Gifts to Give and Gifts to Receive. Several members will take up stations throughout the room and demonstrate how to make beautiful or useful or unique items to give or receive for the holidays or any occasion. Small groups of members will travel from station to station learning all the projects and techniques shown. QACDG meets monthly the rst urs. from 9:30 a.m. to noon, at the Senior Recreation Center, 5701 N. W. 34th Street, Gainesville. Refreshments at 9:30 a.m., meeting begins 10 a.m. Guests are welcome. For more information on the guild, call Beverley Hilton, (352) 373-7791, or go to www.qacdg.org.GILCHRIST COUNTYAmerican Legion Post 91 Come join us for Bingo every Tuesday evening at our smokefree and alcohol-free Bingo Hall at 4200 S. US Hwy 129 between Trenton and Bell across from the Field of Dreams with doors open at 6:30 PM and games at 7 PM. Bingo Games are open to the public. Free coee is provided or during the cooler winter season free hot chocolate. Regular Meetings: Mon. Boy Scout Troop 406; Sea Scout Ship 406; Tues. Bingo; Wed. Cub Scout Pack 406; urs. American Legion Post 91; American Legion Aux. Unit 91 American Legion Post 91 is a non-prot, nationally accredited Veteran Organization. To learn more call 1st Vice Commander Rod Lacey at 352/221-2352.HORSESHOE BEACH2nd Annual Florida Cracker Seafood Festival Aug. 30Come out and enjoy this years Florida Cracker Seafood Festival in beautiful Horseshoe Beach. ere will be fun and festivities for old and young alike. Festivities are from 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM. For more information please call Contact us at Info@oridacrackerseafoodfestival.com or (352) 498-8178.OTTER CREEKOtter Creek Council Meeting Aug. 18e Otter Creek Town Council conducts their regular meetings on the third Monday of the month. e next meeting is Mon. Aug. 18 at 7 p.m. at the Town Hall.WILLISTONWilliston Elementary School Open House Aug. 14Williston Elementary School will welcome parents and students on urs. Aug. 14 for the Annual Title I Parent Orientation for the 2014-2015 school year. Presentations begin in the classrooms: 3rd grade at 3:00 PM; 4th grade at 4:00 PM; and 5th grade at 5:00 PM. Dinner will be served. A wide variety of local providers will be present, including but not limited to, bus transportation, health, Title I, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, PBS, Levy Co. Food Service, Soccer Shots, and PTO.Williston City Council Meeting Aug. 19 e next regular City Council meeting is Tuesday Aug. 19 at 7 PM in the Williston City Council Room. City Hall is at 50 NW Main Street, Williston, 352/528-3060. According to the City of Williston oce (not the website) regular council meetings are held on the rst Tuesday after the rst Monday of the month and then again in two weeks.YANKEETOWN-INGLISYankeetown Meetings 2014e next regular meeting of the Town Council will be August 11 at 7 PM at the Inglis/Yankeetown Lions Club at 22 59th St. e next Planning and Zoning Board will meet September 2 at 6:30 PM. at the Inglis/Yankeetown Lions Club at 22 59th St., Yankeetown, FL 34498 (Directions: From the intersection of US 19 / 98 and State Road 40 in Inglis Go west on SR 40 approx. 3 miles; turn left on 59th Street and proceed south approx. 1 block to the clubhouse). 352/447-2511.Inglis Council Meeting Aug. 12e Town of Inglis next regular Commission meeting will be on Aug. 12 at 6 PM in the Commission Room. City Hall, 135 Hwy. 40 West, Inglis 352/447-2203. Meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month.Yankeetown Inglis Womans Club Sept. 4In case you havent noticed it is August already! Get ready for Bingo, it resumes on Sept. 4th, than every ursday Night at 7 PM. Stop in at 5 PM and shop in the Second to None Shoppe. Around the Nature Coast Levy County Transportation Disadvantaged Local Coordinating Board meeting Aug. 14e Levy County Transportation Disadvantaged Local Coordinating Board announces its regular quarterly LCB meeting. e meeting will be on ursday, August 14, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. e meeting will be held at the Levy County Courthouse in the County Commissioners Board Room, located at 355 S. Court Street, Bronson, Florida 32621. e board meetings are open to the public. For further information please contact Lauren Yeatter, Withlacoochee Regional Planning Council, 352/732/1315 ext. 225 or email@example.com. Levy County BoCC Aug. 19e Levy County Board of County Commissioners will meet on Tues. Aug. 19 at 9 AM in the meeting room in the courthouse located at 355 S. Court Street in Bronson. e BoCC meets on the rst Tuesday after the rst Monday of the month and again in two weeks.Elder Options Public Meeting Aug. 27Elder Options will hold a public meeting on Aug. 27 at 10 AM to which all are invited to attend in Conference Room A, 100 SW 75 Street, Suite 301, Gainesville, FL 32607.Need Help with Your Medicare Costs?Want to see if you can save money on your prescription drug costs? Cant aord to have the Medicare Part B Premium come out of your check every month? Are you new to Medicare and not sure of your options? Whether you are a Medicare beneciary, family member or caregiver, SHINE, a volunteer program under the FL Dept of Elder Aairs, provides you with free, unbiased and condential information. For assistance, please call the Elder Helpline at 1-800-262-2243 to have a volunteer return your call or come see us at: Williston Public Library Wed. Aug 6th 10:00 AM-Noon Bronson Public Library Wed. Aug 6th 1:30-3:30 PM Chieand Senior Center Wed. Aug 20th 1:30-3:30 PM Due to constraints of space in print the complete Community Calendar is available at our website at: www.LevyJournalOnline.com for your convenience.continued on page 8B
3B WALTER JOHN MACMICHAELJune 26, 1934 July 25, 2014 Walter John MacMichael of Chieand passed away at the age of 80 on July 25, 2014. Walt was born June 26, 1934 and raised in Detroit, Michigan. He was a proud veteran of the United States Air Force during the Korean Conict. He retired from Ford Motor Company in Detroit after 33 years as a phone and cable technician. Walt and his wife Kay were snowbirds between Chieand and West Bloomeld, Michigan for 11 years and then moved to Chieand permanently in 2011. Walt was not expected to survive an illness in 2000, but he said God sent him back. God gave him 14 more wonderful years. His major hobbies were yard work and gardening, xing things and lapidary work. Picking up Lake Superiors agates on the beach, camping, wine making and lapidary were his most favorite things. Walt leaves behind his wife, Kay, of 29 years; daughter, Gail Burk; two sons, Kevin (Jennifer) MacMichael with two sons Kyle and Teagen and two stepsons and James MacMichael and his daughter Samantha; sisters: Joan Roland, June Mancuso, Jane (Marc) Reaume; stepdaughter Joanne (John) Adams; and six granddaughters; brother, John Kempel; aunt, Isabel Willing; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He also leaves behind his friends and neighbors in Buck Bay and Fowlers Blu, as well as the drivers he rode with from the Dodge dealership in town where he helped with transporting vehicles. He also left behind his old friends he grew up with in Detroit and the friends he made at Ford. Funeral services were held on Saturday, Aug 2, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services in Chieand. Interment followed at the Hardeetown Methodist Cemetery. Visitation was Friday, Aug 1 from 5:00 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials in Walts memory may be made to a charity of your choice or to Fowlers Blu Baptist Church, 4310 NW 152nd Ave., Chieand, FL 32626 Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services, Chieand, FL 32626, 352/493-0050 is honored to have served the MacMichael family. Condolences may be oered by visiting our website at www.hiers-baxley.comMARY CASON GEIGERMary Cason Geiger of Chieand passed away at the age of 89 at her home on July 31, 2014. She was a lifelong resident of Levy County, born to the late George Washington and Delia Ann (Boatwright) Weeks. She worked several places during her life including Georgia Pacic, Andrews Pine Tree Nursery and Hudson Dry Cleaners but her most enjoyable task in life was being a loving mother and homemaker. Mary was a member of e Church of Christ. She enjoyed working in her yard and gardening; however, her family and grandchildren brought her the most pride. ey were the apple of her eye. Mrs. Geiger was preceded in death by her parents, one sister and seven brothers. She is survived by her husband, William Zack Geiger, Jr, of Chieand; daughters, Darlene Cason and her companion Tom of Albany, Georgia, Carol Cason Jones and Ann (Fred) Moody, both of Chieand; sons, Ervin Clyatt (Joyce) Cason of Alma, Georgia and William Zack (Connie) Geiger, III of Palm Harbor; a very special niece, Dorothy Brasiel, of Chieand; 12 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren. Funeral Services were held Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services with Pastor Chuck Cook ociating. Visitation was at 4:00 p.m. Arrangements were placed under the care of Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services, Chieand, FL 32626, 352/493-0050. On line condolences may be sent through our website at www. hiers-baxley.comJOSE GOMES RODRIGUESMr. Jose Gomes Rodrigues of Williston, Florida passed away at the age of 71 on Saturday August 2, 2014 at Oak Hammock Care Center in Gainesville surrounded by his loving family. Born in Tangil, Portugal, he came to Williston 21 y ears ago from Elizabeth, New Jersey. He was Catholic by faith. Mr. Rodrigues was an insurance broker in New Jersey for 20 years and was associated with Downs Real Estate for several years before his retirement. He loved to garden and spend time with family. Mr. Rodrigues is survived by his wife, Maria; three sons: Jose (Danielle), Amilcar (Teresa) and Americo (nace Kimberly); two sisters, Minda and Lidia Rodrigues; and four grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be held Friday August 8, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Knau Funeral Home with Father Joseph Donnell ociating. Burial will follow at a later date. Knau Funeral Home-Williston, 512 E. Noble Ave., Williston, Fla. 32696; 352/528-3481 is in charge of arrangements. EDWARD L. CHAPMANMr. Edward L. Chapman of Morriston, Florida passed away Monday August 4, 2014 at the VA Hospital in Gainesville. Born in Salwville, Virginia he came to Williston 26 yers ago from Clewiston. He was Baptist by faith. He was a steel worker. Mr. Chapman served in the US Army from July 9, 1953 to June 6, 1955. He loved to sh, go to yard sales and spend time with his family. Mr. Chapman is survived by his wife, Geraldine; his son, Wesley; two daughters, Mary (JD) Roberts and Shannan Jones; two brothers, Curtis (Carol) Chapman and Charles (Peggy) Chapman; seven grandchildren and 16 greatgrandchildren. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday August 9, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the chapel of Knau Funeral Home. Burial will follow at a later date. Knau Funeral Home-Williston, 512 E. Noble Ave., Williston, Fla. 32696; 352/528-3481 is in charge of arrangements. Obituaries Worship Directory Come and Worship 8:30 a.m. Free Breakfast/Devotion 9:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Worship 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study (except 3rd Wednesday)Reverend Priscilla Scherrah, PastorTel. 352-486-2281 Bronson United Methodist Church235 Court Street Bronson, Florida Serving God & Loving People Sunday:Sunday School 9:15 am Morning Worship 10:30 am Evening Worship 6:00 pmTuesday:Sr. Adult Bible Study 10:00amWednesday:RA/GA Childrens Program 6:30pm Full Throttle Youth 6:30pm Prayer Hour 6:30pmPastor Je Buchanan451 S. Court Street Bronson, FL 32621352.486.2282of Bronson First United Methodist Church of Chiefland Otter Creek Baptist ChurchBro. Wayne Butler, PastorServices ... SundaySunday School 9:00 am Worship 10:00 am WednesdayDinner 5:30 pm Awanas 6:00 pm Worship 7:00 pm171 SW 3rd Street Otter Creek 352-486-2112 Pine Grove Baptist Church16655 N. W. CR-339 Trenton, Florida 32693352-463-2151www.pgbcfl.com Sunday School ............................................................ 9:15 a.m. Morning Worship ...................................................... 10:30 a.m. Evening Worship ......................................................... 6:00 p.m. Wednesday Night Services: Prayer Meeting, Youth, College & Career ..................... 7:00 p.m.~ Nursery provided for all services ~Dr. Greg Douglas, Senior Pastor Pastor Rickey Whitley, Assoc. Pastor/Youth Pastor Emanuel Harris, Education/Children Pastor Jared Douglas, Collegiate/Missions Ellzey UnitedMethodist ChurchCorner of 336 & Hwy 24 Worship Service ............ 11 a.m. Sunday School. ...............10 a.m.Pastor Doug Fleming Manatee Springs Church of ChristSunday 10 a.m. ............................. Bible Study 11 a.m. ...................... Worship Period 5 p.m. ....................... Worship Period Wednesday 7 p.m. ............................... Bible StudyMinister Gene Dumas352-542-0657 or 352-493-7775Our goal is to Speak where the Bible speaks and be silent where the Bible is silent. We seek Bible authority for the things that we believe and practice. 11450 NW 76th Terr., Chieand Make Sure God Is at the Controls Church CalendarLite Lunch at Holy Family Catholic Church Aug. 20During the summer there will be no Fish Dinners but we will still enjoy our Lite Lunches. Come and join us. Lite Lunch is free and will be on Wed. Aug. 20 from 12 to 1:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to share a hot meal and fellowship. Angel House rift Store is open Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. every weekend. We are located 3 miles N. of Williston on Hwy 27A.Full Gospel Outreach Gospel Sing Aug. 23Everyone is invited to the Full Gospel Outreach Saturday Night Gospel Sing Sat. Aug. 23 at 7:00 PM. e featured group will be River Jordan from Ocala Florida. As always there will be no admission charge for the sing, a free-will love oering will be received. Full Gospel Outreach Church is located just 3 miles North of the Chieand Walmart on HWY 19. For more information call 352/221-2003, or 352/493-1175 or visit www. oldtimechurch.com I had a few minutes before Church this Sunday, so I moseyed over to the Childrens Class. I wasnt scheduled to teach, but I always like to tousle a few mop tops before the service. Just as I arrived, a visitor came through the back door, looking around, sort of wary, like they tend to be. Eager to put him at ease I stuck out a hand and said cheerfully, Good morning, my names Guy. Suddenly he threw back against the wall in a fright. His eye balls popped out on stems like an old crawsh. I didnt realize it, but because of my southern drawl he thought Id said, Good morning, my names GOD! What? he gasped and swallowed hard. Im Guy, I repeated, Im glad you came today. A bead of sweat popped up on his forehead. Ya ya ya youre God? he gulped. I guess he was hoping for someone a little more impressive. Either way, his eyes were sure bugging. Mine were too when once I found out what he thought Id said! After we got all that straightened out, I skedaddled over to join the praise team in the prayer room. Id had my ll of meeting and greeting for one day. I sat down and began to rattle o my prayers silently to the Lord, going through my regular list like a kid in Santas lap. When I got to the part about how I wanted Him to use me, a still small voice rose up in me and asked, Well, have you gured it out yet? Are you Guy? Or are you God? I was nearly oored. Surely you know my heart Lord, I pleaded. I prayed, but I couldnt get it o my mind. Had I let the cares of this life inch me back into a place where I am more concerned with building my own kingdom than His? I began to examine myself and I asked God to forgive me if Id lost my focus. As we came out to play the rst song I couldnt believe my eyes. e rst song on the list was entitled You Are God. I just laughed and whispered, You sure are! I sang that song with a little extra conviction that morning. e Lord sure has a way of driving His points across. Its not that we necessarily mean to, but its awful easy to lose focus nowadays. We live in such a fast food society. Have it your way! Just do it! No interest, no payments until youre in over your head! Its like were constantly being bombarded by the devils own 24-hour shopping infomercial. Get your own genuine imitation faux costume jewelry ball and chain now, before theyre gone! If were not careful we can become so mesmerized by the worlds sales pitch we never take the time to cultivate the eternal pearl of a great price that God wants to grow within us. Eventually we nd ourselves cluttered, unfullled, and unproductive, like fools chasing a vapor. In other words, if God is your co-pilot, I would seriously suggest switching seats! God is the giver of every good and perfect gift. He wants so desperately for His children to enjoy them. e 28th Chapter of Deuteronomy lists many of the blessings He promises will overtake us if we listen and obey Him. But He said overtake. How can something overtake you if you are chasing it? Jesus taught, ( But more than anything else, put Gods work rst and do what he wants. en the other things will be yours as well. Matthew 6:33 CEV). Gods promises are yes and amen for those who keep their eye on the prize, the high calling of God in Christ Jesus. Only in seeking the Lord and His will for our lives will we nd the true fulllment that our hearts are longing for. In chasing the blessing instead of the Blesser we miss our whole purpose of our life, and the best gift of all, a real relationship with Jesus. Dont you dare trade your birthright for a bowl of soup like Esau. Dont walk away sad like the rich young ruler. But anyway For meet and greet purposes, I think Ill change my name to Purvis. I dont need any more confusion in my life. Guy Sheeld www.butanyway.org continued to 8B
4B LEGAL NOTICESNOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 05 of the sale of 2005 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): MARGARET OR MARK SULLIVAN LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 1, BLOCK 13, UNIVERSITY OAKS, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 1 PAGE 15, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: DARRELL L. WILLIAMS of Florida. DATED this 30th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 21, 2014, Aug 28, 2014. ---------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) of the sale of 2009 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): COASTAL WOODLANDS LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 46, SUWANNEE RIVER FOREST, AN UNRECORDED SUBDIVISION, BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SE CORNER OF THE NW1/4 OF THE NE1/4 OF SECTION 10, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 13 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA FOR A POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE RUN ON THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID NW1/4 OF THE NE1/4; N 88 DEGREES 35 11 W, 550.00 FEET; THENCE RUN N 00 DEGREES 03 48 E, 742.53 FEET; THENCE RUN N 59 DEGREES 37 55 E, 69.00 FEET; THENCE RUN N 10 DEGREES 31 51 E, 72.11 FEET, THENCE RUN S 88 DEGREES 34 35 E, 447.63 FEET; THENCE RUN S 00 DEGREES 04 46 W, 850.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. AND LOT 47, SUWANNEE RIVER FOREST, AN UNRECORDED SUBDIVISION, BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SE CORNER OF THE NW1/4 OF THE NE1/4, SECTION 10, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 13 EAST, LEVY COUNTY FLORIDA, AND RUN ON ON THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID NW 1/4 NE 1/4, N 88 DEGREES 35 11 W, 550.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE N 88 DEGREES 35 11 W, 784.40 FEET; THENCE RUN N 01 DEGREES 34 07 E, 653.00 FEET; THENCE RUN S 76 DEGREES 15 57 E, 347.92 FEET: THENCE RUN N 76 DEGREES 04 59 E, 299.92 FEET; THENCE RUN N 59 DEGREES 37 55 E, 159.95 FEET; THENCE RUN S 00 DEGREES 03 48 W, 742.53 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: WAYNE LANCASTER of Florida. DATED this 30th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 21, 2014, Aug 28, 2014. ---------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 10 of the sale of 2010 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): TEFLA INVESTMENTS LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 4, BLOCK 69, OAK RIDGE ESTATES, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 3, PAGES 63-1 THROUGH 63-7, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: RBN PROMISELAND, INC of Florida. DATED this 30th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 21, 2014, Aug 28, 2014. ---------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): TC TAMPA 1, LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: TRACT 421 OF UNIVERSITY ESTATES, AN UNRECORDED SUBDIVISION, MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: THE W1/2 OF THE SW1/4 OF THE NE1/4 OF THE SW1/4 OF THE SW1/4, OF SECTION 14, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: DAVID M. KELLY, TONYA D. KELLY of Florida. DATED this 30th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 21, 2014, Aug 28, 2014. ---------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): US BANK % CATALINA TAX CO LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: THE SE 1/4 OF SE 1/4 OF SECTION 32, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 18 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA, LESS. 1. THAT TRACT DESCRIBED IN A DEED TO RAUL PEREZ RECORDED IN O.R. BOOK 159, PAGE 2, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. 2. THAT TRACT DESCRIBED IN A DEED TO RAUL PEREZ RECORDED IN O.R. BOOK 179, PAGE 176, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. 3. THOSE TRACTS DESCRIBED IN A DEED TO RONNIE L. HARRIS, ET UX, RECORDED IN O.R. BOOK 326, PAGE 387, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. SUBJECT TO THE RIGHT OF WAY OF LCR C-104 (NE 147TH COURT). NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: EVELYN BURKE, KEVIN BURKE of Florida. DATED this 30th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 21, 2014, Aug 28, 2014. ---------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): MTAG CAZ CREEK FL, LLC, MTAG SERVICES, LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: A PARCEL OF LAND LYING IN SECTION 29, TOWNSHIP 15 SOUTH, RANGE 13 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA; BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT A 1 IRON PIPE MARKING THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF BLOCK J OF HALES ADDITION TO THE TOWN OF CEDAR KEY AS PER PLAT BOOK 1, PAGE 22 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE S 89 DEGREES 11 48 E, ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID BLOCK J, A DISTANCE OF 29.86 FEET; THENCE LEAVING SAID SOUTH LINE, S 06 DEGREES 16 34 W, ALONG THE WEST LINE OF THOSE PARCELS DESCRIBED IN O.R. BOOK 792, PAGE 716, O.R. BOOK 392, PAGE 646 AND O.R. BOOK 691, PAGE 419, A DISTANCE OF 357.86 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT, I.D. #2001, MARKING THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF THAT PARCEL DESCRIBED IN O.R. BOOK 691, PAGE 420, SAID CORNER ALSO BEING LOCALLY ACCEPTED AS THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF THE CHARLES BISHOP ACRE AS DESCRIBED IN DEED BOOK V, PAGE 140 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE S 06 DEGREES 49 31 E, ALONG THE WEST LINE OF THE CHARLES BISHOP PROPERTY AND THE EAST LINE OF THAT PARCEL DESCRIBED IN O.R. BOOK 872, PAGE 40, A DISTANCE OF 166.04 FEET TO AN IRON ROD AND CAP. I.D. LB021 AT THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF THAT PARCEL DESCRIBED IN DEED BOOK 44, PAGE 29 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, THENCE S 02 DEGREES 09 42 E, ALONG THE EAST LINE AND A SOUTHERLY EXTENSION THEREOF A DISTANCE OF 121.83 FEET TO AN IRON ROD AND CAP. I.D. #2548 ON THE NORTH LINE OF THE LANDS DESCRIBED IN O.R. BOOK 520, PAGE 489, LEVY COUNTY RECORDS; THENCE S 88 DEGREES 27 49 E, ALONG SAID NORTH LINE, A DISTANCE OF 136.22 FEET TO AN IRON ROD AND CAP. I.D. LB021, THENCE N 00 DEGREES 06 41 W, ALONG SAID NORTH LINE, A DISTANCE OF 10.36 FEET, TO AN IRON ROD AND CAP. I.D. LB021; THENCE S 88 DEGREES 56 09 E, ALONG SAID NORTH LINE A DISTANCE OF 71.03 FEET TO AN IRON ROD AND CAP. I.D. #2548; THENCE LEAVING SAID NORTH LINE, N 06 DEGREES 49 31 W, A DISTANCE OF 237.23 FEET TO AN IRON ROD AND CAP. I.D. #2548 ON THE SOUTH LINE OF THAT PARCEL DESCRIBED IN O. R. BOOK 366, PAGE 290; THENCE N 77 DEGREES 20 26 W, ALONG SAID SOUTH LINE OF THOSE PARCELS DESCRIBED IN O.R. BOOK 366, PAGE 290 AND O.R. BOOK 691, PAGE 420, A DISTANCE OF 208.37 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. CONTAINING 1.21 ACRES SUBJECT TO AN EXISTING PAVED CITY STREET WITH A 30 RIGHT OF WAY KNOWN AS LIVE OAK STREET. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: IRMA JOE BISHOP CRANE AS TO 1/35TH INTEREST, KATHLEEN BISHOP BAKER AS TO 1/35TH INTEREST, JAMES WILCOX BISHOP AS 1/35TH INTEREST, WILLIAM KIRCHHAINE AS TO 1/7TH INTEREST, LUCRETIA S. DUKES ABBATE AS TO 1/7TH INTEREST, HOWARD M. NELSON JR AS TO 1/7TH INTEREST, DOROTHY BISHOP CALLIS AS TO 1/7TH INTEREST, JOSEPH EUGENE DEPEW AS TO 1/7TH INTEREST, LAURA JEAN BISHOP DELAINO AS TO 1/21ST INTEREST, RICHARD DOUGLAS BISHOP AS TO 1/21ST INTEREST, RICHARD DOUGLAS SLAUGHTER AS TO 1/42ND INTEREST, ROSEMARY MARUSKIN COMERFORD AS TO 1/35TH INTEREST, WILLIAM BISHOP ESTATE, ET AL, WILLIAM BISHOP AS TO 1/35TH INTEREST, RONNIE SLAUGHTER AS TO 1/42ND INTEREST of Florida. DATED this 30th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 21, 2014, Aug 28, 2014. ---------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): US BANK AS CUSTODIAN FOR FLORIDA DUNDEE LIEN INVESTMENT LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 6, BLOCK 64, UNIVERSITY OAKS, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGES 15, 15A-15M, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA, TOGETHER WITH A MOBILE HOME. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: SHAWN GENTRY of Florida. DATED this 30th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 21, 2014, Aug 28, 2014. ---------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): US BANK AS CUSTODIAN FOR FLORIDA DUNDEE LIEN INVESTMENT LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 8, BLOCK 1, LAKE JOHNSON ESTATES, UNIT 1, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5, PAGE 38, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: PHILIP J. ANDERSON, ROBIN B. TOWLES of Florida. DATED this 30th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 21, 2014, Aug 28, 2014. ---------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): US BANK AS CUSTODIAN FOR FLORIDA DUNDEE LIEN INVESTMENT LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 2, BLOCK 3, LAKE JOHNSON ESTATES UNIT 1, ACCORDING TO PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5, PAGE 38, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: PHILIP J. ANDERSON, ROBIN B. TOWLES of Florida. DATED this 30th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 21, 2014, Aug 28, 2014. ---------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): RMC USAB LIFT, LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 1, OF MEADOWLAND ESTATES, UNIT 2, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7, PAGE 58, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: BENNY MCCRAY CONTRACT FOR DEED, L. W. RUTLAND JR TRUSTEE, PATRICIA A. HAMMOND TRUSTEE, BENNIE MCCRAY of Florida. DATED this 30th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 21, 2014, Aug 28, 2014. ---------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 07 of the sale of 2007 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): MARGARET OR MARK SULLIVAN, MARGARET
5B LEGAL NOTICESSULLIVAN & LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 16, BLOCK 2, CORRECTIVE PLAT OF OAK FOREST ESTATES, IN SECTION 8, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5, PAGES 29, 29A AND 29B, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: GEORGE L. GRACIOUS of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 07, 2014, Aug 14, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 07 of the sale of 2007 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): MARGARET OR MARK SULLIVAN LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 9, BLOCK 1, OAK KNOLL ESTATES, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5, PAGE 18, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: RICKY D. GOODE, JUANITA M. GOODE of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 07, 2014, Aug 14, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 09 of the sale of 2009 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): BILL WOMBLE LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: THE WEST 1/2 OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF SECTION 29, TOWNSHIP 11 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: LEONARD J. NOLE of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 07, 2014, Aug 14, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 09 of the sale of 2009 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): BILL WOMBLE LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: THE W 1/2 OF THE SW 1/4 OF THE SW 1/4 OF THE SE 1/4 OF THE NW 1/4 OF SECTION 29, TOWNSHIP 11 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA, BEING TRACT NO. 219. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: GLENN YANSEN, BONNIE YANSEN, GLENN YANSEN, BONNIE YANSEN of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 07, 2014, Aug 14, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 09 of the sale of 2009 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): BILL WOMBLE LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 4, BLOCK 63, WILLISTON HIGHLANDS UNIT 5 REPLAT, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 5 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: RAY ARMSTRONG, LUVENA ARMSTRONG of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 07, 2014, Aug 14, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 10 of the sale of 2010 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): DAVID ROBERTS LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 41, SILVER OAKS SUBDIVISION, PHASE I, A SUBDIVISION AS PER PLAT THEREOF FILED IN PLAT BOOK 9, PAGE 31 AND 32, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: WILLIAM HANSLER of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Aug 07, 2014, Aug 14, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN,that the holder(s) of 09 of the sale of 2009 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): LEVY COUNTY BOCC, LEVY COUNTY BOC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: THE NORTH 209 FEET OF THE SOUTH 418 FEET OF THE WEST 209 FEET OF THE SE 1/4 OF THE SE 1/4 OF THE NE 1/4 OF SECTION 34, TOWNSHIP 15 SOUTH, RANGE 15 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: TIMOTHY R. HUFF, JOANNE MOBLEY, CHARLES MOBLEY III of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 09 of the sale of 2009 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): LEVY COUNTY BOCC, LEVY COUNTY BOC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: THE WEST 1/2 OF THE NE 1/4 OF THE NW 1/4 OF THE SE 1/4 OF THE NW 1/4 OF SECTION 19, TOWNSHIP 11 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: VIRGINIA L. ELOMINA of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 09 of the sale of 2009 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): BILL WOMBLE LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: THE N 1/2 OF THE NW 1/4 OF THE SW 1/4 OF THE SE 1/4 OF SW 1/4 OF SECTION 3, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: RENEE CLARIDY of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 09 of the sale of 2009 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): BILL WOMBLE LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: TRACT NO. 149, LEGALLY DESCRIBED AS THE W 1/2 OF THE NW 1/4 OF THE NE 1/4 OF THE SW 1/4 OF THE NE 1/4 OF SECTION 3, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: MYRNA COLON of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 09 of the sale of 2009 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): BILL WOMBLE LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: THE WEST 1/2 OF THE NE 1/4 OF THE NW 1/4 OF THE NE 1/4 OF THE NE 1/4 OF SECTION 4, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA, BEING TRACT NO. 138 NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: GEORGE M. ROWLEY of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 09 of the sale of 2009 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): BILL WOMBLE LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 1, BLOCK 57, REPLAT OF WILLISTON HIGHLANDS, UNIT 5, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 5, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: HOWARD M. KAPLAN of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 09 of the sale of 2009 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): BILL WOMBLE LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 3, BLOCK 8, WILLISTON HIGHLANDS UNIT 14, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGES 14 THRU 14B, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: TATA MARSEILLE of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 09 of the sale of 2009 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): BILL WOMBLE LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 7, BLOCK 23, WILLISTON HIGHLANDS, UNIT 14, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGES 14, 14A AND 14B, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: W DOC HOLDINGS LLC TRUSTEE, TRUST NUMBER 1931, W DOC HOLDINGS LLC of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 09 of the sale of 2009 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): BILL WOMBLE LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 9, BLOCK 42, WILLISTON HIGHLANDS, UNIT 14, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, AT PAGE 14, 14A AND 14B, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: ANA SILVIA RODRIGUEZ of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT
6B LEGAL NOTICES LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 09 of the sale of 2009 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): BILL WOMBLE LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 9, BLOCK 57, WILLISTON HIGHLANDS, UNIT 14, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 14, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: HAZEL MILLER of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 10 of the sale of 2010 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): TEFLA INVESTMENTS LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 4, BLOCK 23, WILLISTON HIGHLANDS UNIT 5 REPLAT, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 5, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: MARION SANDOLO, FRANK SANDOLO, RAFFAELE SANDOLO State of Florida. of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): RMC USAB LIFT, LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 22, AN UNRECORDED EXTENSION OF SUWANNEE ACRES SUBDIVISION BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE POINT WHERE THE SOUTH LINE OF SECTION 32, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 13 EAST, INTERSECTS THE NORTHWESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF STATE ROAD NO. S-347 AS A POINT OF REFERENCE; THENCE RUN ON RIGHTOF-WAY LINE N 31 DEG. 43 MIN. 00 SEC. E. 78.62 FEET; THENCE RUN N 34 DEG. 03 MIN. 40 SEC. W, 1415.74 FEET; THENCE RUN S 71 DEG. 34 MIN. 20 SEC. W, 25 FEET; THENCE RUN S 74 DEG. OO MIN. 18 SEC. W, 136.65 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING THENCE RUN N 17 DEG. 48 MIN., 41 SEC. W. 203.08 FEET TO THE WATERS EDGE OF A CANAL; THENCE RUN ON WATERSEDGE, S 80 DEG. 21 MIN. 56 SEC. W, 101.22 FEET; THENCE RUN S 27 DEG. 05 MIN. 06 SEC. E, 227.07 FEET; THENCE RUN N 52 DEG. 35 MIN. 45 SEC. E, 23.67 FEET; THENCE RUN N 74 DEG. 00 MIN. 18 SEC. E, 41.32 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. TOGETHER WITH A NONEXCLUSIVE EASEMENT OVER AND ACROSS AND EXISTING 50 FOOT ROAD KNOWN AS RIVER DRIVE LYING SOUTHERLY OF AND ADJACENT TO THE ABOVE DESCRIBED PROPERTY AND EXTENDING EASTERLY AND SOUTHERLY TO AN INTERSECTION WITH COUNTY ROAD #347, FORMERLY KNOWN AS STATE ROAD 347. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: RALPH J. HAMM, ADDIE L. HAMM of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): RMC USAB LIFT, LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: THE N 1/3 OF THE NE 1/4 OF THE SE 1/4 OF SECTION 14, TOWNSHIP 13 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, TOGETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN MOBILE HOME, A JAMIS MOBILE HOME I.D. NUMBER 2674, TITLE NUMBER 11113728, 1973 MODEL, WHICH IS ATTACHED TO SAID REAL PROPERTY AND MADE A PART THEREOF AND HAVING AN RP STICKER THEREON. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: HOWARD L. HOOD, HOWARD LEE HOOD of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): RMC USAB LIFT, LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: A PARCEL OF LAND IN THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF SECTION 34, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 18 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: FOR A POINT OF REFERENCE COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF THE SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF SECTION 34, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 18 EAST; THENCE N 02 02 19 W, ALONG THE WEST LINE OF SAID SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF SOUTHEAST 1/4, A DISTANCE OF 690.36 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE N 02 02 19 W, ALONG SAID WEST LINE, 344.78 FEET; THENCE S 87 36 34 E, 1267.88 FEET TO THE WEST RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF LEVY COUNTY ROAD C-335A (NE 167TH COURT); THENCE S 01 51 39 E, ALONG SAID RIGHT OF WAY LINE, 344.64 FEET; THENCE DEPARTING SAID RIGHT OF WAY RUN N 87 36 34 W, 1266.81 FEET TO CLOSE OF THE POINT OF BEGINNING. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: DARMINDRA GHAMANDI, DOODMATTI GHAMANDI of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): US BANK AS CUSTODIAN FOR FLORIDA DUNDEE LIEN INVESTMENT LLC, LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 68, HIDEAWAY, UNIT 2, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5, PAGE 47, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: ROBERT J. PETERSON of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 12 of the sale of 2012 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): ROBERT M WELLS & RITA FAYE WELLS LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 1, LIVE OAKS, ACCORDING TO PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 11, PAGE 4, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: LAWRENCE J. ROSS, PATRICIA V. ROSS of Florida. DATED this 8th DAY OF JULY 2014. DANNY J. SHIPP CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014, Jul 31, 2014, Aug 07, 2014. -------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 8th JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 14-CA-000148 MULTIBANK 2009-1 RESADC VENTURE, LLC, a vs. OLIVENE SCHIRALDI AND _________ SHIRALDI, AS UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF OLIVENE SCHIRALDI, NOTICE OF ACTION CONSTRUCTIVE SERVICE PROPERTY TO: OLIVENE SCHIRALDI 1329 BROKEN OAK DRIVE, WINTER GARDEN, FL 34787 Address: YOU ARE HEREBY LOT 1 BLOCK 26 OF OCALA HIGHLANDS WEST, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGES 1616D, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. TBD IN OCALA HIGHLANDS SUBDIVISION, OCALA, FL R09631.000-00, PROPERTY IS NOT HOMESTEAD. JORGE L PIEDRA, ESQ., of (COURT SEAL) ----------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 8th JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 14-CA-000148 MULTIBANK 2009-1 RESADC VENTURE, LLC, a vs. OLIVENE SCHIRALDI AND _________ SHIRALDI, AS UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF OLIVENE SCHIRALDI, NOTICE OF ACTION CONSTRUCTIVE SERVICE PROPERTY TO: UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF OLIVENE SCHIRALDI 1329 BROKEN OAK DRIVE, WINTER GARDEN, FL 34787 Address: YOU ARE HEREBY LOT 1 BLOCK 26 OF OCALA HIGHLANDS WEST, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGES 1616D, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. TBD IN OCALA HIGHLANDS SUBDIVISION, OCALA, FL R09631.000-00, PROPERTY IS NOT HOMESTEAD. JORGE L PIEDRA, ESQ., of (COURT SEAL) ----------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO. 2013 CA 000065 QUEEN`S PARK OVAL ASSET HOLDING TRUST, vs. CHRISTOPHER J. EARNEST, JOYCE A. EARNEST, UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION #1, UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION #2, NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY Case No. 2013 CA 000065 Court will sell to the highest 355 South Court Street, South 200 feet of Lot 1, Florida TOGETHER WITH a FLHML2B135522215A & FLHML2B135522215B, FLHML2B135522215C, FLHML2B135522215D 2014. (COURT SEAL) CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT 8770. -------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 8TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE No.: 2012 CA 000564 BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. vs. BOWLEN, LAURIE, et al. RE-NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY Case No. 2012 CA 000564
7B LEGAL NOTICES Court will sell to the highest LOT 2, FOREST PARK UNIT 3, PHASE II, AS SHOWN IN O.R. BOOK 167, PAGE 493, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 12591 NE 105 AVENUE ARCHER, FL 32618 IMPORTANT ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO. 2013 CA 000254 FV-I, INC. IN TRUST FOR MORGAN STANLEY MORTGAGE CAPITAL HOLDINGS LLC, vs. MATTHEW THOMAS LAYMAN; ELIZABETH LAYMAN, TRUSTEE UNDER THE GODSCHILDRENS TESTAMENTARY TRUST ARISING UNDER ARTICLE IV (4.3) OF THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF NITA-LYN ROTH, DECEASED, NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY FOR MORGAN STANLEY MORTGAGE CAPITAL HOLDINGS LLC, is the THOMAS LAYMAN; ELIZABETH LAYMAN, TRUSTEE UNDER THE GODSCHILDRENS TESTAMENTARY TRUST ARISING UNDER ARTICLE IV (4.3) OF THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF NITALYN ROTH, DECEASED 355 South Court Street, LOTS 2 AND 3, BLOCK 2, THE FARMS AT WILLISTON, INC., UNIT 1, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5, PAGES 13 AND 13-A, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. after the sale. 2014. (COURT SEAL) IMPORTANT (352) 337-6237 at least 7 ----------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 38-2012-CA000174 WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A. v. JODI GARNETT; CHARLES H. GARNETT A/K/A CHARLES H. GARNETT II A/K/A CHARLES GARNETT II; UNKNOWN TENANT 1; UNKNOWN TENANT 2; AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST THE ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANT(S), WHO (IS/ARE) NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIM AS HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES, SPOUSES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; BUCK BAY HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC. NOTICE OF SALE as: LOT 62, BUCK BAY, PHASE 2, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 9, PAGE 74, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. 11370 N.W. 73RD CT., CHIEFLAND, FL 326264085 Courthouse, 355 South 2014. (COURT SEAL) PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES REQUESTING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHOULD CONTACT (352) 374-3639 OR VIA FLORIDA RELAY SERVICE 1-800-955-8771. ----------IN THE EIGHTH CIRCUIT COURT OF THE JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION CASE NO: 38-2014-CP-113 DIVISION NO: IN RE: THE ESTATE OF DONALD RICHARD BRODT, NOTICE TO CREDITORS THE LATER OF A DATE THAT IS 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER YOU RECEIVE A COPY OF THIS NOTICE. WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. EVEN IF A CLAIM IS NOT BARRED BY THE LIMITATIONS DESCRIBED ABOVE, ALL CLAIMS WHICH HAVE NOT BEEN FILED WILL BE BARRED TWO YEARS AFTER DECEDENTS DEATH. The date of death of the 2014. /s/ Jennifer Lynn Brodt 352-475-1357/ fax 352-4752059 /s/ William K. Gordon WILLIAM K. GORDON, Fla. Bar #0146958 P.O. Box 1017 Melrose, FL 32666 -----------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE CASE NO.: 2014-CP-000099 IN RE: THE ESTATE OF MICHAEL D. CLARY, NOTICE TO CREDITORS CP000099; the address of LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. 2014. P.O. Box 157 Florida Bar No. 88868 Blvd. 352-795-1444 -----------NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE Dona Potter d/b/a Bronson Self Storage, pursuant to the provisions of the Florida Self Storage Act (Fla. Stat. 83.801 et. sec.) hereby gives notice of sale under said act to wit: On 8/30/2014 at Bronson Self Storage, 500 Commerce Street, Bronson, FL 32621 Dona Potter or her agent will conduct an open auction sale at 9:00 a.m. by (auction, sealed bid or yard sale) to the highest bidder. Bids to begin at 9:00 a.m. when auctioning will start for contents of the bay or bays, rented by the following person/ persons: PO Box 1744 l 10050 NE 81 Street 5551 NE 106 Court 10050 NE 81 Street Dated: August 4, 2014 Sale Date: Aug. 30, 2014 --------NOTICE OF BUDGET WORKSHOP TOWN OF BRONSON -----NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING The Southwest Florida Southern Water Use Caution Area (SWUCA) Most Impacted Area (MIA) Stakeholder Workgroup Meeting. DATE/TIME: PLACE: Sarasota, FL 34240 Chief, 2379 Broad Street, 796-7211, ext. 4702 or org; 1(800)423-1476 (FL x4422 (Ad Order EXE0334) ---------NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING The Southwest Florida SWFWMD Governing Board Flying Eagle Evaluation Committee Meeting DATE/TIME: PLACE: FL 33637 Chief, 2379 Broad Street, 796-7211, ext. 4702 or (352)796-7211, x4135 (Ad Order EXE0336) -------NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING The Southwest Florida Springs Coast Management Committee : DATE/TIME: PLACE: SWFWMD Chief, 2379 Broad Street, 796-7211, ext. 4702 or (352)796-7211, x4413 (Ad Order EXE0337) --------NOTICE OF MEETING/ WORKSHOP HEARING WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICTS Southwest Florida Water RULE NO: 40D-8.624 RULE TITLE: The Southwest Florida DATE AND TIME : PLACE: 33618 GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED FL 34604, (352)796-7211 or 7211 or 1(800)423-1476 (FL 8771 or 1(800)955-8770 --------
8B SWEET ONION CASSEROLE1 cup uncooked long-grain rice 6 large sweet onions cup buttermilk1/4 teaspoon salt teaspoon white pepper 1 cup Swiss cheese, shredded 1 cup half-and-half Paprika Cook the rice according to directions. Meanwhile, peel and chop the onions. In a large skillet over medium heat melt the butter. Add the onion and cook for 15 minutes, stirring frequently to keep from browning. Remove the pan from the heat and stir in the cooked rice, salt, pepper, cheese and half-and-half. Pour into a lightly buttered 13x9 inch baking dish. Cover with foil. Bake at 350* for 30 minutes. Sprinkle with paprika and serve. Yield 10-12 servingsCUMBERLAND MOUNTAIN CHOCOLATE PIE1 cup sugar cup cocoa cup butter, melted 2 eggs, beaten 1 5-ounce can evaporated milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 unbaked 9-inch pie shell In a medium mixing bowl, combine the sugar and cocoa. With the mixer on low add the butter, eggs, milk and vanilla, blending well. Pour the lling into an unbaked pie shell. Bake at 350* for 30-40 minutes. e pie is done if the center is rm when gently PennysRecipes Welcome to the kitchen! Penny Lofton, mother of six and grandmother of 12, is always in the kitchen cooking up some homemade goodness trying out new recipes and dusting o old ones! Come on in....lets get cooking!www.facebook.com/pennysrecipes DIY Tip of the WeekCleaning with GrapefruitDo you dread scrubbing a bathtub? Use a grapefruit and salt! Just squeeze a grapefruit into a bowl, be sure to squeeze out as much juice as possible, add about 3 to 4 teaspoons of salt. Mix to dissolve some of the salt. Use a scrub brush and scrub away those stains. Look UpI was out in the woods at Shady Grove Ranch in Chieand trimming some tree limbs hanging over the trails. When I pulled up in the driveway behind my house, my cell phone rang and it was my daughter. I stood there talking beside my 4-wheel drive utility truck with a battery-powered chain saw that has a 10-foot berglass pole for a handle tied on the side of it.Suddenly I heard a noise above me in the oak tree and there were a few twigs that fell on me and then something a little heavier hit my shoulder. Still talking to my daughter I reached up to pull the branch o my shoulder only it was not a branch, it was a @&%@%$^ snake. It was not a dangerous snake, unless you are scared of snakes! Well, I didnt hang up my cellphone, I just threw it down and let out some fancy cuss words. I was moving so fast I didnt see that pole-saw sticking out of the back of that 4-wheeler and I hit that pole so hard it should have turned the 4-wheeler over. When I got the snake o of me it crawled under the 4-wheeler and disappeared. My cell phone was laying on the ground and my daughter was trying to get me. When I settled down and answered her she wanted to know what was going on. I told her about the snake falling on me. She said, I knew something bad had happened the way you was cussin and stompin around. en we started laughing but while it was going on it werent funny. Moral of the Story: When you hear a noise, look around; it might be a train! Contact Bill for a CD at 352/493-2766 or write him at: 8151 NW 77 Place, Chieand, 32626. Down Across1. Check this out! 5. Chowder morsel 9. Like a stued shirt 13. Diamond Head locale 14. LP player (hyphenated) 15. Put an edge on 17. Arab League member 18. Aardvark fare 19. Be bombastic 20. Entices (2 wds) 22. Small fruit-lled pastry 24. e ree Faces of ___ 25. Its no ___! 26. A jealous mistress: Emerson 27. ___ fallen ... (contraction) 28. Do the Right ing pizzeria owner 29. Causes oneself to move 31. Barbies beau 32. Assignation 34. Feeling remorse for ones sins 36. Institution for parentless children 39. One who makes ready 42. Draconian 46. Call, as a game 47. Reach 50. ___ moment 51. Santas helper 52. 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Deception Crossword Puzzlee answers for this weeks crossword puzzle will appear in next weeks issue. JournalYour Locally-Owned County Paper of Record since 1923Levy Countycall 352-486-2312 or email advertising@ levyjournal.com FREE Lower Suwannee Refuge Hunt Permits AvailableLower Suwannee National Wildlife Refuge announces 2014-2015 Hunt Brochure/Permits are available now at several locations convenient to most Levy, Dixie, and Gilchrist County residents. You can nd the free permits at: the Deer Stand, Wal-Mart Sporting Goods Department, and your Levy and Dixie County tax oces. Regulations, a map and general information about the Refuge hunting program are included. In addition to archery, black powder, general gun, and small game, there will be a family hunt during three days at anksgiving, and three consecutive weekends of wild hog hunts in January. Youth spring gobbler, spring turkey, small game, and raccoon seasons are also covered in the free Lower Suwannee National Wildlife Refuge Hunt Brochure/Permit. ere are FREE downloads of the permit at www.fws.gov/lowersuwannee/hunting. html. If you cant get to your tax oce and dont have access to a computer, call the Lower Suwannee NWR at 352/493-0238, ext.223, spell you last name, provide your address and the number of permits (5 or less) you want mailed to you.e mission of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is working with others to conserve, protect and enhance sh, wildlife, plants and their habitat for the continuing benet of the American people. at includes youth groups, hunters, anglers, photographers, birders -and you! BRONSON SELF STORAGE 500 Commerce St., Bronson, FL 32621 352-486-2121 Cameras, NEW Lighting & 24/7 AccessOUTDOOR STORAGE$25.00 and up DOROTHY LOUISE HODGEMrs. Dorothy Louise Hodge of Cross City, Florida passed away at the age of 92 on Monday, August 4, 2014 at Cross City Rehab. Mrs. Hodge moved to Cross City 3 years ago from Tennessee. She was a homemaker and a mother who loved to read, sew, cook, and everything that went with being a homemaker. She was a member of the Church of Christ. Mrs. Hodge was preceded in death by husband, Lyndele Earl Hodge; sons, Forest Raymond Hodge and Robert Randall Hodge and daughter, Dorothy Louise Gallion. She is survived by her son, Richard Hodge of Laidley, Australia; daughter, Cora Meschen of Old Town; 13 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren A visitation was held at the funeral home at 10:00 a.m. on ursday, August 7, 2014 followed by a graveside service at Lee Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. Arrangements were placed under the care of the Rick Gooding Funeral Home, Cross City, Florida, 352/498-5400. Obituaries continued from page 3BCommunity Calendar continued from page 2Bplay to eat, we have take out!! Our rst ursday we will not be serving specials. We will have our usual wonderful sandwiches, along with hot dogs or Polish sausage. See you on ursday Sept. 4th Cant wait!!! For more information please call 352/447-2057.YANKEETOWN-INGLISYankeetown Meetings 2014e next regular meeting of the Town Council will be August 11 at 7 PM at the Inglis/ Yankeetown Lions Club at 22 59th St. e next Planning and Zoning Board will meet September 2 at 6:30 PM. at the Inglis/Yankeetown Lions Club at 22 59th St., Yankeetown, FL 34498 (Directions: From the intersection of US 19 / 98 and State Road 40 in Inglis Go west on SR 40 approx. 3 miles; turn left on 59th Street and proceed south approx. 1 block to the clubhouse). 352/447-2511.Inglis Council Meeting Aug. 12e Town of Inglis next regular Commission meeting will be on Aug. 12 at 6 PM in the Commission Room. City Hall, 135 Hwy. 40 West, Inglis 352/447-2203. Meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month.Yankeetown Inglis Womans Club Sept. 4In case you havent noticed it is August already! Get ready for Bingo, it resumes on Sept. 4th, than every ursday Night at 7 PM. Stop in at 5 PM and shop in the Second to None Shoppe. At 6 PM you can eat before the games start. You dont have to play to eat, we have take out!! Our rst ursday we will not be serving specials. We will have our usual wonderful sandwiches, along with hot dogs or Polish sausage. See you on ursday Sept. 4th Cant wait!!! For more information please call 352/447-2057.