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Phone: 850-638-0212 Website: chipleypaper.com Fax: 850-638-4601 50¢ www.chipleypaper.com For the latest breaking news, visit CHIPLEYPAPER.COM IN BRIEF C onnec t with us 24/7 G et br eak ing new s videos e xpanded st or ies phot o galler ies opinions and mor e ... @WCN_HC T CH IPLE Y P APER C OM W EEKEND Washington County News Valentine’s Day Dinner/Dance The Knights of Columbus will host a Valentine’s Day dinner and dance from 5-9 p.m. today, Feb. 15, at Blessed Trinity Parish Hall. Tickets are $10 per person and include a steak dinner with appetizers, baked potatoes, tossed salad, dessert, coffee and tea. There are only 60 tickets available for this event. For more information, or to make a reservation, call Don at 582-4641 or Roger at 547-4158. Restaurant ribbon cutting The Washington County Chamber of Commerce will have a ribbon cutting for Holmes Creek Pizza & Pasta Company at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18. Holmes Creek Pizza & Pasta Company is at 3031 Main St. in Vernon. Growth strategies taking shape By CAROL KENT 638-0212 ckent@chipleypaper.com The Washington County Chamber of Commerce hosted the fourth in a series of Economic Development Symposiums on Thursday at the Panhandle Area Education Consortium in Chipley. The previous three symposiums helped provide insight into how economic development works and identi ed Washington County’s needs, strengths and weakness. Collaborative member Terry Ellis opened the meeting, explaining this meeting was simply the next step on the path to a stronger local economy. “We’re just putting the details together,” said Ellis, who serves as manager of West Point Home Inc. in Chipley. ”Jobs represent opportunity, and the challenge is to forget about district lines and city limits and do this for our families.” The collaborative posed three questions that were discussed and answered by four groups in “break-away” sessions: What existing assets do we have that can be used to stimulate economic development? How can we enhance those assets to improve their marketability? How do we fund those enhancements? There was no shortage of answers from the participants. Assets identi ed included the county’s proximity to transportation corridors such as I-10 and highways 77 and 90, availability of large tracts of quality land, quality hospital and education systems, low crime and existing infrastructure. Caryville counts down to ‘Flea Across Florida’ By CECILIA SPEARS 547-9414 | @WCN_HCT cspears@chipleypaper.com CARYVILLE — Fifty-eight day remain until the next Flea Across Florida event. Flea Across Florida, a 383-milelong yard sale along U.S. 90, invites vendors of all kinds to join in bringing revenue and visitors to the longest stretch of yard sales in Florida, according to Caryville Flea Market coordinator Paron Beeco. “Flea Across Florida starts on April 11,” Beeco told the Caryville Town Council during their Tuesday meeting. “Miss Graham said she will be having hamburgers on April 12, when the band is here. This time, the Straight Shooters will be on a 30-foot atbed trailer, bigger and better (and with) more sound. Saturday, FEBRUARY 15 2014 Volume 90, Number 88 ""! Get your free copy now INSIDE INDEX Kiwanis ................................. A2 Community Calendar ............. A4 Faith Events ........................... A4 Community Events ................. A5 Classi eds ............................. A5 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SYMPOSIUM TEAM ANDREA By CECILIA SPEARS 547-9414 | @WCN_HCT cspears@chipleypaper.com VERNON — Amid the competition between Vernon and Holmes County high schools’ softball teams Thursday night, both teams were raising money for Vernon student Andrea Wright and her family, who face the expense of multiple surgeries after Andrea lost her leg in a hunting accident last month. “All money earned from the gate fees and concession stand will be donated to Andrea and her family to make the road to recovery even smoother,” said Vernon Coach Kayla Galloway. HCHS collected and presented Andrea’s family with $600, and VHS collected $1,000 at the game. The Lady Yellow Jackets, both varsity and junior varsity, took respective wins of 12-7 and 2-0. PHOTOS BY CECILIA SPEARS | The News Vernon High School’s Varsity Lady Yellow Jackets sport camou age uniforms with “#teamandrea” on the front in support of their classmate, Andrea Wright, who recently lost her leg in a hunting accident. Below, Andrea joins a group photo of players and coaches. Softball teams raise funds for injured classmate SPECIAL TO THE NEWS See GROWTH A3 See SLOTS A3 See CARYVILLE A3 Gaming measure might cover slots By MATTHEW BEATON 522-5114 | @matthewbeaton mbeaton@pcnh.com TALLAHASSEE — Washington County might get its one-armed bandits after all. A state Senate gaming panel revived the idea Monday as some lawmakers pushed to give counties that approved slots by local voter referenda the right to operate them. Washington, Gadsden and Hamilton counties have approved slot machines, but state Attorney General Pam Bondi has blocked them. Ebro Keen remembered for ‘giving back’ A2


Local A2 | Washington County News Saturday, February 15, 2014 From Staff Reports The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office made two arrests last week after re sponding to two separate domestic disturbances. Deputies were dis patched to Holly Tim ber Road around 8:16 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8 in response to a domestic altercation Deputies report the investigation found 52year-old Rebecca Barnes of Cottondale “slapped her husband” and “struck him with a piece of heavyduty cookware”, causing visible injuries. Mrs. Barnes was lodged in the Jackson County Correctional Fa cility to await first appear ance on charges of aggra vated battery domestic. Deputies also respond ed to 4th Avenue in Alford around 6:20 p.m. Sunday, February 9 regarding a report of armed domestic violence. According to re ports, 50-year-old Charles Wamer, Jr. of Alford “be came angry over his niece and her boyfriend smoking in the house”. As the argument esca lated, Wamer reportedly pulled a pocket knife and threatened both subjects, stating that he would “kill them.” When the female vic tim advised she was call ing the law enforcement, Wamer fled the scene. He was located a short time later and arrested on charges of aggravat ed assault with a deadly weapon domestic. No one was injured in the incident. SALES REPRESENT A TIVES Halifax Media Group is curr ently looking for outside sales r epr esentative If you ar e in sales and ar e con dent in your sales abilities, then this opportunity may be for you. W e ar e looking for ener getic Sales Executives with 2+ y ears of B2B outside sales and business development e xperience Responsibiliti es: )$) $ .1) 00 $ )0 0'$0 $( .'$00 .-. $ 1.0) $(. * ') )) ($.0 .) 1$00 1)(.1 .)( &.)) .-) ,$0 1$/ )., $( )'., &.) 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Above, Keen poses with ance Heather Carter while providing music for Chipley High School’s Class of 1993 reunion last November. Keen remembered for ‘giving back’ From Staff Reports A Washington County man is being remembered as a loving family man and friend this week after succumbing to injuries he received in a car accident last Monday, February 10. The Florida Highway Patrol reports Samuel Aldon Keen, 40, was traveling westbound on County Road 276 around 4 p.m. and entered the northbound lands of State Road 75 (Highway 231) and crossed the path of a semi truck, driven by Jonnie W. McClendon, 68, of Georgia. The front of the semi collided with the left side of Keen’s 2000 Dodge van, sending the van to rest facing west in the southbound lanes. The semi came to rest facing north across the northbound lanes and left turn lane. Keen was airlifted to Bay Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead Tuesday, February 11. Keen’s ance, Heather Lynn Carter, who is expecting the couple’s rst child, was a passenger in the van. Carter was transported to Jackson Hospital, where she was treated and released later that same day. Keen’s sister, Charlotte Miller, says while her family is grieving their loss, she hopes Keen will be remembered for his contributions to his community. “Sammy loved to give back,” says Miller. “He enjoyed working as a music DJ and would often donate his services to non prot events, such as Chipley’s ROTC program. He was a great friend, father, brother and son and never met a stranger.” Keen had four children, with a daughter expected this summer. Arrests made by JCSO in separate domestic complaints Special to the News Tuesday, Feb. 4, new and outgoing Battalion Com manders, C/LTC Myiesha Boston and C/LTC Jona than Gilbert, met with the Kiwanis club to present and share about the Chi pley High School JRTOC program. C/LTC Boston gave in formation about the his tory of the program, as well as what occurred dur ing her year as Battalion Commander. The program as a whole in the last year has collect ed over 2,000 hours of com munity service. These hours were earned by a vast majority of the cadets during projects such as helping restore a home with Hammer and Hearts, participating in a canned food drive to give to the Council on Aging, tak ing care of their own high way with Adopt-A-Highway and presenting the colors at football games. In the year that C/LTC Boston was Battalion Commander, as much as 403 ribbons and at least 80 promotions have been issued. In the program, as many as 5 cadets joined our Mili tary Forces. Their mission is not to recruit or inuence young people to join the military, but it is a good experience if they are considering it. Afterward, C/LTC Gil bert discussed the six teams that the program is involved in including Color Guard, Honor Guard, Flag Detail, Drill Team, Rie Team, and Raider Team. All of the teams have done exceptionally well, with Fe male Color Guard placing 4th out of 36 schools at the State-Level competition in April of 2013. The CHS JROTC pro gram is the only one in the region to have competed at State in all events. It was with great honor to have the privilege to share with the local Ki wanis group. CHS JROTC meets with Kiwanis Special to the News Chipola College music majors recently attended the Florida College System Activities Association (FCSAA) winter symposium at University of South Florida in Tampa. Chipola students who attended the conference were: Seth Alderman, Joanna Ayers, Logan Cable, Daniel Clubb, Rebecca Delgado, Kelly Dunn, Deborah Graham, Alex Hanks, Jae House, George Kleinpeter, Alex Layton, Alex Ozburn, John Russ, Kiara Sampson, Lindsey Wheatley, and Anna E. Williams. Deborah Graham (voice), Lindsey Wheatley (jazz voice), Jeremiah House (jazz voice), and Anna Williams (piano) competed in the statewide Student Artist Competitions in voice and piano. Chipola students also rehearsed and performed in music ensembles made up of members from several Florida state colleges and directed by faculty members of University of South Florida. George Kleinpeter and Alex Layton performed in the Guitar Ensemble. Alex Hanks played trumpet in the Symphonic Band. Seth Alderman, Joanna Ayers, Logan Cable, Rebecca Delgado, Kelly Dunn, Deborah Graham, Jeremiah House, Alex Ozburn, Kiara Sampson, and Lindsey Wheatley all added voices to the joint Chorus. Chipola music faculty Dr. Josh Martin and Dale Heidebrecht accompanied the students at the symposium. Evelyn Ward, Chipola’s Director of Fine and Performing Arts, says, “Our students’ showing at the symposium is a testament to the fine music and arts programs we offer at Chipola.” SpSP ECIAL TO THE NEw W S Chipola music students attend winter symposium Special to the News Two representatives of the Sunny Hills Utility Company will hold a customer meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26 at the Sunny Hills Commu nity Center for customers who wish to stop by and learn more about the company, recent changes made to the system, and to ask any questions they may have with regards to the system and the utility. This meeting is scheduled to last from 6 to 7:30 p.m. If anyone has a specic question for the utility, they can email their question to: RDer ossett@uswatercorp.net. This will allow the utility representatives to prepare in advance to answer any ques tion you may have. Sunny Hills utility company to hold customer meeting


Local Washington County News | A3 Saturday, February 15, 2014 “The cost is $350 for the gig with Paron’s Pro duce and Black Hat-Camo Productions as the event promoters.” Hot dog lunches will be sold at the Caryville Flea Market today, Feb. 22, March 7, March 15, March 29, April 5 and April 11 at $4 a plate to raise funds for the entertainment. In other business, the council approved resident Ashley Pate’s request to in stall a gate limiting access to private property off of Strickland Road. “People are going down that portion of road and dumping garbage and needles,” Pate said. “I’ve spoke with the surround ing landowners, and they are more than happy with the idea. There will be a combination lock, and both the owners and the city will have access to the combination.” Council approved with a vote of 2-1, with council member Ransom Works voting “no.” “It’s not right to block people off from accessing areas of the city,” Works said. The Council also ap proved a proclamation recognizing Feb. 11 as Di xie Phonics Day. “Dixie Phonics” is a style of music as presented by Herbert J. “Kuntry” Carter, a 72-yearold country singer from Leon County. Carter said he created Dixie Phonics so North Florida and South Georgia would have a classication for the area’s own unique sound, which he said is a combination of Cajun, Tex as swing and bluegrass. “This will allow local artists to have a platform to work from, especially if they’re planning on going to Nashville,” Carter said. “This helps musicians con nect. I’m creating a cultur al exchange.” Millard French told the Council visitors represent ing the local Tourist Devel opment Council will be at the next council meeting to discuss Caryville’s old RV Park, the Farmer’s Market and the old prison. French also said the materials cost quote to x the roof of the Caryville Recreational Center is $4,600, with local inmates providing the labor. Council member Jim Taylor said they were “re ally close” to xing the roof, with $3,500 left in the Worm Fiddling account. The Council also ap proved of Fire Chief Gene Forehand purchasing a new phone with a prepaid plan from Wal-Mart. The Council will meet again in regular session at 6 p.m. March 11. SECOND PUBLIC HEARING NO TICE The City of V ernon is applying to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) for a grant under the Neighborhood Re vitalization cate gory in the amount of $600,000.00 under the FFY 2013 Small Cities Community De v elopment Block Grant (CDBG) program. F or each acti vity that is proposed, at least 70% of the funds must benet lo w and moderate income persons. The acti vities, dollar amounts and estimated percentage benet to lo w and moderate income persons for which the City of V ernon is applying are: Acti vity Number and Name Budget LMI% Benet 03J – Se wer Line Replacement $467,000.00 At Least 51% 03J – W ater Line Replacement $ 49,000.00 At Least 51% 21A – Administration $ 48,000.00 N/A 21B – Engineering $ 36,000.00 N/A T otal $600,000.00 The project will undertak e se wer line replacement and lift station upgrades in certain areas of the City of V ernon. The City of V ernon plans to minimize displacement of persons as a result of planned CDBG funded acti vities; if an y persons are displaced as a result of these planned acti vities, the City of V ernon will assist with relocation payments based on uniform act requirements. A public hearing to pro vide citizens an opportunity to comment on the application will be held on Monday February 24, 2014 at 7:05 p.m. or as soon thereafter as possible at the City of V ernon City Hall located at 2808 Y ello w Jack et Dri v e, V ernon, Florida. A draft cop y of the application will be a v ailable for re vie w at that time. A nal cop y of the application will be made a v ailable at the City of V ernon, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. no more than v e (5) w orking days after March 12, 2014. The application will be submitted to DEO on or before March 12, 2014. T o obtain additional information concerning the application and the public hearing, contact Ms. Karen Dodd, Deputy City Clerk, City of V ernon, 2808 Y ello w Jack et Dri v e, City of V ernon, Florida 32462-0340, (850) 535-2444. Pursuant to the pro visions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, an y person requiring special accommodations to participate in this w orkshop is ask ed to advise the agenc y at least 48 hours-before the w orkshop by contacting: Ms. Dodd at (850) 535-2444 or by e-mail at v ernoncityhall@ gmail.com. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agenc y using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)9558771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (V oice). Pursuant to Section 102 of the HUD Reform Act of 1989, the follo wing disclosures will be submitted to DEO with the application. The disclosures will be made a v ailable by the City of V ernon and DEO for public inspection upon request. These disclosures will be a v ailable on and after the date of submission of the application and shall continue to remain a v ailable for a minimum period of six years. 1. Other Go v ernment (federal, state, and local) assistance to the project in the form of a gift, grant, loan, guarantee, insurance payment, rebate, subsidy credit, tax, benet or an y other form of direct or indirect benets by source and amount; 2. The identities and pecuniary interests of all de v elopers, contractors, or consultants in v olv ed in the application for assistance or in the planning or de v elopment of the project or acti vity; 3. The identities and pecuniary interests of an y other persons with a pecuniary interest in the project that can reasonably be e xpected to e xceed $50,000.00 or 10% of the grant request (whiche v er is lo wer); 4. F or those de v elopers, contractors, consultants, property o wners, or others listed in tw o (2) or three (3) abo v e which are corporations, or other entities, the identication and pecuniary interest by corporation or entity of each ofcer director principal stockholder or other ofcial of the entity; 5. The e xpected sources of all funds to be pro vided to the project by each of the pro viders of those funds and the amount pro vided; and 6. The e xpected uses of all funds by acti vities and amount. GROWTH from page A1 CARYVILLE from page A1 Greyhound Park has shown off plans to add slot machines to its existing facilities, which include a dog track and card room. State Sen. Jack Latvala, R-St. Petersburg, pushed the hardest on the panel to open up slots in these counties. He said six coun ties across the state consented to slots already but can’t use them. Latvala said the voters’ will should be recognized and took his argument a step further. He said all other counties should have an equal opportunity for a referen dum to get their own slots. The committee plans to pro pose comprehensive legislation this year that will include a re quirement that any gambling ex pansion be approved as a state constitutional amendment, re quiring 60 percent of the vote. Latvala wants all counties to have a chance at slots without that requirement. Palm Beach County senators, where slots are stalled by the Bondi decision, also pushed to allow the casino-style gambling machines. Other lawmakers avoided the contentious issue, including the panel’s only Panhandle represen tative, Sen. Bill Montford, D-Tal lahassee, whose district includes Calhoun and Gulf counties. Comprehensive legislation The committee and the public still haven’t seen the rst draft of the comprehensive gaming legis lation and what it will say about slots. Chairman Garrett Richter, R-Naples, ultimately will decide what goes into it and was non committal on the issue Monday. “We just have to continue to weigh all the impact … that there is as we proceed in this,” he said. His hesitation comes even though Lee County, which he rep resents, also has its slots stalled because of Bondi’s decision. Richter, however, agreed other counties should have a shot at their own referendum before the constitutional amendment re quirement would take effect. The constitutional amend ment requirement is one of many provisions in the three-bill pack age that will come in proposed committee bills and be revealed Feb. 24. Richter chose to delay mak ing the bills’ text public Monday; instead, he opted to open up the panel for more discussion on the legislation, offering only details of the legislation’s current content. Richter also reasserted his support for decoupling — ending a requirement that tracks run a minimum number of races to op erate card rooms. Last week he got pushback from Latvala over fears about breeders’ and train ers’ jobs after decoupling, but he suggested a phase-in approach Monday, and although he gave no details that appeared to mollify Latvala. Because of possible conicts with federal law on horse racing, the panel will address the dog and horse decoupling as separate measures. The committee also recon rmed its commitment to require tracks to report animal injuries. Seminole Compact The committee also voiced concerns over how the legisla tion would affect the Seminole Compact. The state government must renegotiate the banked card games portion of the com pact by 2015; these games in clude blackjack and baccarat. The concern is how much revenue the state would lose on the compact if it allowed a des tination casino in Miami-Dade County and in Broward County. Both are included in the current legislation. Palm Beach County senators still are pushing to get a destina tion casino in their county, but Richter wasn’t interested. He said the state can’t have “carte blanche expansion of casinos.” The proposed legislation also would create a ve-member “Gaming Control Board.” The panel would oversee all gaming throughout the state, except for the Florida Lottery. The mem bers would be appointed by the governor for staggered fouryear terms and former lawmak ers could not be picked for three years. Some lawmakers opposed the Lottery’s exclusion from the gaming commission. Lat vala said the state constitution limits the number of state de partments the Legislature can create and it’s getting pretty close to that ceiling already. He suggested putting the Lottery under the gaming commission to free up a department. Meanwhile, Sen. Oscar Braynon, D-Miami Gardens, took a jab at the Republican-led Legislature proposing multiple layers of government expansion. He said he wasn’t sure about a provision allowing the state ag riculture department to oversee bingo and other games when a gaming commission would exist. He also noted the state already has the Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering. “I would hope that if we are creating a new joint-oversight gaming department that we would try to condense things … but again that’s just me as the small-government Democrat that I am,” he said. SLOT sS from page A1 Ideas to enhance those ex isting assets included creating and keeping a current inven tory of available land tracts and their available resources, such as water and sewer ac cess. Also discussed was the importance of pre-developing the areas most desirable to develop by initiating new in frastructure. Promoting the community and developing continuity between local gov ernment entities, merchants and the private sector were also listed as a priority. Funding ideas ranged from partnering with the Tourist Development Commission for capital improvements to earmarking a percentage of county land sales to contrib ute to the economic develop ment fund. Vernon’s strong recreation base also was discussed, along with the po tential to enhance it through state grants. More state and federal grants also could be identied through establish ing a lobby relation in Talla hassee to listen out for fund ing opportunities. ”It’s time for us to stop talking about it and do some thing about it,” said John Rob bins of Bay Solutions. “You have a lot more power than you realize. Together, we can do it. Together, we can move mountains.” Because of possible conicts with federal law on horse racing, the panel will address the dog and horse decoupling as separate measures.


Local A4 | Washington County News Saturday, February 15, 2014 POSTMASTER: S S end address change to: Washington County News P.O O Box 627, Chipley, FL 32428 U SS P S S 667-360 SUBSCRIPTION RATES IN COUNTY 13 weeks: $20; 26 weeks: $28.70; 52 weeks: $48.60 OUT OF COUNTY 13 weeks: $24.30; 26 weeks: $36.40; 52 weeks: $60.70 The News is published every Wednesday and Saturday by Halifax Media Group, 1364 N. Railroad Ave., Chipley, FL 32428. Periodicals postage paid at Chipley, Florida. Copy right 2013, Halifax Media Group. All Rights Reserved. CO pP Y rR I ghtGHT NO tT I cC E: T he entire contents of the Washington County News are fully protected by copyright and cannot be reproduced in any form for any purpose without the expressed permission of Halifax Media Group. Nicole P. Bareeld, Publisher Carol Kent, E E ditor Cameron Everett, Production Supervisor Home delivery subscribers may be charged a higher rate for holiday editions. The views expressed here are not necessarily those of this paper or Halifax Media Group. WANT MORE? Find us online at chipleypaper.com friend us on Facebook or tweet us @WCN_HCT CONTACT US PUBLIS hH ER Nicole Bareeld: nbareeld@chipleypaper.com NE wW S, S pP OR t T S OR O pP I nN IO nN news@chipleypaper.com CLASSI fF IED & c C IR cC ULA t T IO nN 850-638-0212 clamb@ chipleypaper.com Circulation Customer Service 1-800-345-8688 A A DVER t T ISI nN G Bill Allard: wallard@ chipleypaper. com 850-638-0212 Jenkins Family to be at OO tter Creek P OO NC EE DEDE LEOLEO N — The Old Time Gospel Singers (Jenkins Family) will be singing at Otter Creek Methodist Church, at 7 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 15. The church is located four miles north of Ponce de Leon off Highway 81. SS t. LL uke’s to Host Fine AA rt SS eries M ARIAARIA NN AA — Jonny Lipford will be playing his Native American Courting Flute at 4 p.m. on Feb. 16 as part of the Fine Art Series at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church. There will be a Meet the Artist reception to follow. Donations are accepted for the Fine Art Series. The church is located at 4362 Lafayette St in Marianna. For more information call 482-2431. AA rea Wide Winter Camp Meeting BOBO N II F A A Y — An area wide winter camp meeting will be taking place at 6 p.m. on Feb. 23, and at 7 p.m. Feb. 24 – 27, at Oak Grove Pentecostal Ministries located at 1131 Highway 179 in Bonifay. The speaker will be Pastor Duke Downs Of Living Waters Church in Chino, California. For More Information please call 956-4339 or 956-2322 or 658-2828. AA rea Wide Youth MeetingBOBO N II F A A Y — An area wide youth meeting will be taking place at 7 p.m. on Feb. 27 at Oak Grove Pentecostal Ministries located at 1131 Highway 179 in Bonifay. The speaker will be Bro. Stephen McKay Missionary to the Middle East. For More Information please call 956-4339 or 956-2322 or 658-2828. AA sh Wednesday Mass SS chedule CH II P LELE Y — St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church will be holding Ash Wednesday Mass from 5 to 6 p.m. on March 5. St. Ann will hold Mass and Ashes from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., on March 5. Fine AA rts SS eries M ARIAARIA NN AA — St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will be hosting Julee Glaub and Mark Weems, an Irish Vocal and Instrumental Duet at 4 p.m. on March 16. A meet the artist reception will follow the recital. Donations will be accepted. For more information call 482-2431. Welcome AA ll to BB lessed Trinity Catholic Church BOBO N II F A A Y — Blessed Trinity Catholic Church would like to invite everyone to attend services. Bible Study is held from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Sunday the Church Hall. Sunday Mass will be held from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., and Wednesday evening Mass will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The church is located at 2331 Hwy 177A in Bonifay. Faith EVE EVE NT SS Special to the News Some of Washington Holmes Technical Center’s most outstanding students competed in the Region 1 Skills USA Annual Championships in Pensacola Wednesday, Feb. 5, with 30 WHTC students being named as medalists. The WHTC team met up with over 350 other students from Florida panhandle training centers to join in the hands on competition in 49 different trade, technical, and leadership elds. Competitions are planned by technical committees made up of representatives of labor and management and are designed to test the skills needed for a successful entry level performance in given occupational elds. Students work against the clock and each other to prove their expertise in job skills for occupations such as electricians, welders, technical drafter, cosmetologist, and various medical elds. There were also competitions in leadership skills, such as extemporaneous speaking and job skills demonstrations. Most medalists will move on April. SkillsUSA is the national organization for students in trade, industrial, technical and health occupations education. SkillsUSA helps students discover and grow their career passions. As a nationwide partnership of students, instructors and industry working together, SkillsUSA works to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA programs teach leadership, citizenship and character development to complement technical skill training. The organization emphasizes respect for the dignity of work, ethics, workmanship, scholarship and safety characteristics that all employers desire when searching for employees. For more information about WHTC programs and SkillsUSA, visit us on Washington-Holmes Technical Center Facebook or call Student Services @ 850/638-1180 ext. 317. WHTC winners in regional SkillsUSA Championships SpSP E c C IAL tT O thTH E NEw W S Austin Baxley, Welding Gold Medal (Austin also won the State Gold Medal in 2013) Taylor Henley, Gold Medal in Job Skills Demonstration, and Lindsey McClellan, Silver Medal in E E xtemporaneous Speaking. Taylor and Lindsey will also be inducted as State SkillsUSA OO fcers at the upcoming state conference in April. Annette Lanham, Silver Medal in I I ndustrial Motor Control. Annette also won the State Silver Medal in 2013. Bethany Shaw, Silver Medal in Medical Terminology, and Jessica Rundle, Gold Medal in Medical Terminology Gold Medal Team in Health Knowledge Bowl, Leah Johnson, Bianca McKinnie, Amber Smithson and Amenda Brock Stephen Rowe – Gold Medal in Automotive Service Technology WAUSAUMM onday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.T T uesday: 1-6 p.m. Wednesday: Closed T T hursday: 1-6 p.m. Friday-S S unday: Closed HOL mM ES COU ntyNTY MM onday: Closed T T uesday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.S S aturday: 8 a.m. to noon S S unday: Closed WAShH I nN G tT O nN COU ntyNTY MM onday-T T hursday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.S S aturday-S S unday: Closed VV ER nN O nN MM onday: Closed T T uesday-Wednesday: 1-6 p.m.T T hursday: Closed Friday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.S S aturday-S S unday: Closed SS U nnyNNY HILLS MM onday: 1-6 p.m.T T uesday: Closed Wednesday: 1-6 p.m.T T hursday-S S unday: Closed Library H OURSOURS SASA T URDA URDA Y The Holmes County Community Health Clinic located at 203 W. Iowa Street, Bonifay, will be open from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m., the rst and third Saturday The Alford Community Health Clinic will be the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month, from 10 a.m. until the last patient is seen. 10 a.m. – noon: Children’s education day 4th Saturday of every month North Bay Clan Tribal Grounds, 1560 Lonnie Road.SUSU N DA DA Y 8 p.m.: Alcoholics Anonymous meeting in the board room at GracevilleCampbellton Hospital in Graceville.M O O N DA DA Y 10 a.m. to noon: Holmes Council on Aging provides bingo, exercise, games, activities, hot meals and socialization. 11 a.m.: Washington Council on Aging (Chipley) senior lunches; for reservations, call 638-6217. Donations accepted. 6 p.m.: Third Monday Holmes/Washington Relay For Life Meeting at Patillos 6-7:30 p.m.: Salvation Army Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Program (SADVP) hosts a domestic violence support group at the SADVP Rural Outreach ofce, 1461 S. Railroad Ave., Apartment 1, in Chipley. Call Emma or Jess at 415-5999.T UESDA UESDA Y 8 to 9 a.m.: Tai Chi Class at the Washington County Public Library, Chipley Branch 8 to 10 a.m.: Church Fellowship Breakfasts at Around the Corner Grill. Breakfast provided. All denominations welcome. 10 a.m. to noon: Holmes Council on Aging provides hot meals and socialization. 11 a.m.: Washington Council on Aging (Chipley) senior lunches; for reservations, call 638-6217. Donations accepted. Noon: Chipley Kiwanis Club meeting. Noon: Alcoholics Anonymous open meeting, New Life Assembly Fellowship Hall, Chipley. 5 p.m.: BINGO at St. Joseph Catholic Church games start at 6:25 p.m. Call Peg Russ at 638-451 6 p.m.: Holmes County Commission meets second Tuesdays. 7 p.m.: Narcotics Anonymous meeting, Blessed Trinity Catholic Church on County Road 177AW ED ED N ESDA ESDA Y 10 a.m. to noon: Holmes Council on Aging provides hot meals and socialization. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: The Vernon Historical Society Museum is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Meetings are fourth Wednesdays at 2 p.m. 11 a.m.: Washington Council on Aging (Chipley) senior lunches; for reservations, call 638-6217. Donations accepted. 1 p.m.: Line dancing, Washington Council on Aging in Chipley. 7 p.m.: Depression and Bipolar Support Group meets at First Baptist Church educational annex building in Bonifay. Call 547-4397.THURSDA URSDA Y 7:30 a.m.: Washington County Chamber of Commerce breakfast every third Thursday 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.: Amazing Grace Church USDA Food Distribution every third Thursday (Holmes County Residents Only) 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Money Sense at Goodwill Career Training Center; call 6380093; every third Thursday 10 a.m. to noon: Holmes Council on Aging provides hot meals and socialization. 10:30 a.m.: Chipley Library preschool story time. 11 a.m.: Washington Council on Aging (Chipley) senior lunches; for reservations, call 638-6217. Donations accepted. 11 a.m.: Care Givers Support group meets third Thursdays at the First Presbyterian Church at 4437 Clinton St. in Marianna. Noon: Alcoholics Anonymous open meeting at New Life Assembly Fellowship Hall, Chipley 1 p.m.: Caregivers Meeting at Washington County Council on Aging in Chipley for more information call 638-6216 2 p.m.: Writers Group meets the rst Thursday of each month (unless a holiday) at the Chipley Library 4 p.m.: Holmes County Historical Society 2nd Thursday of each month. 6 p.m.: TOPS meets at 7 p.m. with weigh in at 6 p.m. at Mt. Olive Baptist Church 6 p.m.: The Holmes County Historical Society meets rst Thursdays at 6 p.m. The public is invited to attend. 6 p.m.: Washington County Council on Aging Line Dancing Class for more information call 638-6216 6:30 p.m.: T.O.P.S. Mt. Olive Baptist Church on State Road 79 North. Community C ALEALE N DARDAR


Local Washington County News | A5 Saturday, February 15, 2014 CLASSIFIEDS Saturday, February 15, 2014 Washington County News | A5 2-3520 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Donald C Carlson, the holder of the following Tax Certificate, has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Tax Certificate Number: 2200 Year of Issuance: 2010 Parcel ID: 01-0132-0007 Description of Property: LOT 7 BLOCK 132 SUNNY HILLS UNIT 1 as per plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 2 pg 9-27. Assessed to: Albert R. Cuseo SR All said property being in Washington County, Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such Certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the courthouse door, 1331 South Blvd, Chipley, on March 12, 2014 at 10:00 AM. Dated this 30th, day of January, 2014. HAROLD BAZZEL, CLERK AD INTERIM, WASHINGTON COUNTY FLORIDA By: Trudee Wills, Deputy Clerk February 01, 08, 15, 22, 2014 2-3529 Notice of Application for Tax Deed Notice of Application for Tax Deed Notice is hereby given that, Donald C Carlson, the holder of the following certificate, has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate Number 2201 Year of Issuance 2010 Parcel Number: 01-0132-0008 Name in which Assessed: Albert R Cueso, Sr. Description of Property: ORB 212 PG 671 Lot 8, Block 132, Sunny Hills Unit 1.Full legal can be obtained in the Washington County Clerk of Circuit Court’s Office. Said property being in Washington Co., Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to the law, the property described in such Certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the courthouse door at 1331 South Blvd, Chipley, FL on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM. Dated this 21st day of Jan. 2014. Harold Bazzel, Clerk Ad Interim, Washington Co, Florida by: Kayla E, Deputy Clerk Feb. 8, 15, 22, and Mar 1, 2014. 2-3525 Notice of Application for Tax Deed Notice of Application for Tax Deed Notice is hereby given that, Donald C.Carlson, the holder of the following certificate, has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate Number 2730 Year of Issuance 2010 Parcel Number: 06-0391-0014 Name in which Assessed: Delroy Cambridge & Joiet Cambridge .Description of Property: ORB 604 PG 19 Sunny Hills Unit 6, Block 391, Lot 14.Full legal can be obtained in the Washington Co Clerk of Circuit Court’s Office. Said property being in Washington Co., FL. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to the law, the property described in such Certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the courthouse door at 1331 South Blvd., Chipley, FL Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM. Dated this 21st day of January 2014. Harold Bazzel, Clerk Ad Interim, Washington Co, FL by: Kayla E, Deputy Clerk Feb.8, 15, 22, and Mar 1, 2014. 2-3564 NOTICE OF SALE Pursuant to Chapter 83, Part IV, Notice is given pursuant to the Self-Storage Act, Florida Statutes Chapter 83, Part IV, that Mrs. Lamar L. Townsend, owner of self-storage facility will sell by auction to the highest bidder, the contents of space rented to the following lessees. Name Property stored Space No. KALI CARR #5 & 32 LENICIABROWN #28 JANETSUBLETT #39 CECILIACOOK #63 The sale will be held at the self-storage facility located at Railroad Ave. and Griffin Road, Chipley, Washington County, Fla. on FEBRUARY22, 2014, AT8:30 A.M. Mrs. Lamar L. Townsend, Owner Dated: FEBRUARY12, 2014. As published in the Washington County News February 15, 19, 2014. 2-3521 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Donna R Wattier, the holder of the following Tax Certificate, has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Tax Certificate Number: 0595 Year of Issuance: 2011 Parcel ID #: 00-2524-0000 Description of Property: Commence at the NW corner of the NW of the SW of Section 34, Township 4 North, Range 13 West, and continuing along the North line for a distance of 250 feet; thence South and parallel to the West line of said quarter, a distance of 475 feet; thence West a distance of 250 feet to the West line of said quarter; thence 475 feet to the point of beginning. Assessed to: Jefferson Curtis Johns All said property being in Washington County, Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such Certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the courthouse door, 1331 South Blvd, Chipley on March 12, 2014 at 10:00 AM. Dated this 30th, day of January, 2014. HAROLD BAZZEL CLERK AD INTERIM, WASHINGTON COUNTY FLORIDA By: Trudee Wills, Deputy Clerk, February 01, 08, 15, 22, 2014 2-3535 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE: BROCK AUTO BODY & TOWING SRV. gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 02/18/2014, 8:00am at 1135 Main St., FL 32428-0114, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes. BROCK AUTO BODY & TOWING SRV. reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. 2FTRX07L5XCA66114 1999 FORD. February 12, 2014 2-3523 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that TC TAMPA 1 LLC, the holder of the following Tax Certificate, has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Tax Certificate Number: 1337 Year of Issuance: 2011 Parcel ID: 00-4141-0027 Description of Property: LOT A-27 OF LEISURE LAKES, as per plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 3 pg 167. Assessed to: LANCELOT D HUGHES JR All said property being in Washington County, Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such Certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the courthouse door, 1331 South Blvd, Chipley on March 12, 2014 at 10:00 AM. Dated this 30th, day of January, 2014. HAROLD BAZZEL, CLERK AD INTERIM, WASHINGTON COUNTY FLORIDA By: Trudee Wills, Deputy Clerk February 01, 08, 15, 22, 2014 2-3553 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No. 13000113CA M & T BANK Plaintiff Vs. MAIN STREET ENTERPRISES, INC; DARRELL HEATH; ET AL Defendants NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, in accordance with the Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated January 16th 2014, and entered in Case No. 13000113CA, of the Circuit Court of the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit in and for WashingCommunity EVENTS Basic Beekeeping in the Panhandle Class Series The UF/IFAS Panhandle Agriculture Extension Team will offer a Basic Beekeeping School in February and March. These classes will be offered via interactive video conferencing at extension ofces across the Panhandle. They will be taught by Dr. Jamie Ellis and other state and nationally recognized beekeeping experts from the University of Florida Honey Bee Research and Extension Lab and the Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services Bureau of Plant and Apiary Inspection. There will be three Mondayevening and one Tuesday evening interactive video conferences from 6 to 8 p.m., and a Saturday bee-yard eld day. Each 30to 50-minute presentation will be followed by a question/answer period. Feb. 24: Honey Bee Biology and Anatomy March 3: Varroa Mite Biology and Control March 10: Honey Bees of the World and Beekeeping History March 15: Bee-Yard Field-Day, a hands on teaching opportunity March 18: Yearly Management of the honey bees. The cost for all ve classes is $25 per person or $40 for a family. This fee will cover course materials and refreshments. Deadline to register is Feb. 17, 2014. Call Washington County UF IFAS Extension ofce at 638-6180 or Jackson County Extension Ofce at 482-9620 to register or to nd out more details. 12th annual Presidents Day Spaghetti Lunch CHIPLEY — The Chipley Band Boosters 12th annual President’s Day Spaghetti Lunch fundraiser will be Monday, Feb. 17. Plates, $7, will include spaghetti, bread and pound cake. Plates may be picked up the First Baptist Church Student Building on South Blvd. from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., that day. There will be seating available for those who chose to dine in. Proceeds will support the band programs at Chipley High School and Roulhac Middle School. Plates should be purchased in advance from any CHS/RMS Band student or booster, but a limited number will be available at the door. For more information, or to reserve your plates, call the CHS Band Ofce at 638-6100, ext. 525. Relay For Life team meeting CHIPLEY — Relay For Life of Holmes/Washington County will have a team meeting at 6 p.m. Feb. 17 at Pattillo’s, on the campus of the WashingtonHolmes Technical Center. For more information, call Connie Smelcer at 703-9977. Healthy cooking demonstration classes BONIFAY — Free monthly healthy cooking demonstration classes are being sponsored by the Holmes County Health Department and University of Florida/IFAS Extension. The classes will be at noon at the Holmes County Agriculture Center, 1173 E. U.S. 90, on the following dates: Feb. 19, March 19, April 23, May 21 and June 18. The classes will offer healthy cooking tips and alternatives for everyday meals, and food samples will be served. No registration is required. Extension programs are open to everyone. For more information, call Leann Jones at 547-8500, ext. 240. Community Health Walk BONIAY — In celebration of “125 years of Florida Public Health” the Holmes County Health Department will be sponsoring a community health walk from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., on Feb. 20. The walk will be hosted by and located at Doctor’s Memorial Hospital. The walk is open to the public and all are encouraged to attend. There is no registration required; gift bags will be distributed to the rst 100. The walk also coincides with American Heart Month. Annual Chamber Legislative Hunt CHIPLEY — It is once again time for the Annual Chamber Legislative Hunt at Hard Labor Creek Plantation. The Hunt will take place Feb. 20-21 and will benet local nonprot groups including the Washington County 4-H program. Each year, the Chamber opens special limited sponsorships up to local businesses. Sponsorships are on a rst-come, rst-served basis. There will not be a duck shoot this year. Find registration and sponsorship information at www.thechamberhunt.com. Contact Gary Clark regarding sponsorships at gclark@ westorida.coop, 326-0318 or 263-3231. Doughnuts for Relay CHIPLEY — Walking Warriors will sell Krispy Kreme Doughnuts until Feb. 21. The Doughnuts will be delivered on Feb 25. All proceeds for to the American Cancer Society Relay For Life. For more information or to place an order, call Summer at 326-3116. It’s a Family Affair MARIANNA — Chipola College Black Student Union and The Association of United Professions invite all surrounding communities to join them in celebrating Black History Month. The program will be 6:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 21 at the Culture Center at Chipola College. Dinner will be provided. The guest speaker will be Elder William McCray. Quilt Show DEFUNIAK SPRINGS — “Quilting: Our Roots & Our Wings,” featuring quilts made by members of the Chautauqua Quilters Guild Inc. and Holmes Valley Quilters, will be 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 21-22 at the DeFuniak Springs Community Center, 361 N. 10th St. There will be several vendors, demos, antique quilts, an Opportunity quilt, door prizes and more. For more information, contact Lesa at Lesah51@ yahoo.com or 585-2796, or visit chautauquaquiltersguild.co m BB Baseball League of Florida Meeting MARIANNA — A meeting to explore the possibility of reactivating the BB Baseball League of Florida for the 2014 baseball season will be held at 6:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 24, at the Oaks Restaurant in Marianna, in the Oaks Station Shopping Center, U.S. 90 East. A minimum of six teams will be required to activate the League with regular season play beginning the rst week in April. For more information, call 508-3329 or 229-662-2066 Miss Black Eyed Pea Pageant BONIFAY — Bonifay’s Downhome Street Festival proudly presents the 6th Annual Miss Black Eyed Pea Pageant on March 1 at Holmes County High School. Early registration will be held at Holmes County High School from 4 to 6 p.m. on Feb. 24 the cost of registration is $50. Any participant registering after Feb. 24 will be charged a $10 Late Fee. Girls ages zero to ve are asked to register at 1 p.m. for the pageant to start at 2 p.m. on March 1. Girls six and up will register at 3 p.m. and the pageant will start at 4 p.m. on March 1. For more information call Krystal at 258-9569 email her at infor@bonifaystreetfestival.co m or kcook82@embarqmail.co m or visit www.bonifsystreetfestival.co m Tri-State Cucurbit Meeting MARIANNA — The 2014 TriState Cucurbit Meeting will be 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 24, at the Jackson County Agricultural Conference Center, 2741 Pennsylvania Avenue, Marianna. The meeting will feature morning refreshments and lunch. There are no registration fees for this sponsored event, however pre-registration is required to gain an accurate count for lunch. To RSVP, contact Nikki or Cynthia at the Washington County Extension Ofce, 850-638-6180. For more specic information, or interest in sponsorship of the event, contact Matt Orwat, mjorwat@ u.edu or 850-638-6180. Washington County Council on Aging Board Meetings CHIPLEY — The Washington County Council on Aging Board will hold meetings on the following dates in 2014: February 25, March 25, April 22, May 27, June 24, July 22, August 26, September 23, October 28 and November 18. For more information call 638-6216. ‘The Sound of Music’ MARIANNA — Chipola College theater-goers are invited to enjoy dinner and a show for opening night of the college production of “The Sound of Music” on Feb. 26. Tickets for the Opening Night Gala are on sale in the Center for the Arts Box Ofce. Gala dinner tickets are $30. Play tickets, $8, must be purchased separately and can be purchased at the same time as the Gala ticket. Deadline for dinner reservations is Feb. 19. No additional dinner seating will be available the night of the event. The Opening Night Gala will include dinner in the Center for the Arts Experimental Theatre and a pre-performance chat with Director Charles Sirmon before the show. Show tickets without the dinner are on sale now. The Center for the Arts Box Ofce is open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Friday, from 9 a.m. to noon. All proceeds will go to the Chipola ACT Fund. For ticket information, call 718-2420.


A6 | Washington County News Saturday, February 15, 2014 CLASSIFIEDS Admin/Clerical Job Opportunity: Town Clerk,Town of Wausau, FL. The Town of Wausau will be accepting applications for Town Clerk; this is a highly responsible administrative and supervisory position. Responsibilities include but are not limited to, acting as the custodian of the Town’s records and seal; Notary, Clerk to the Town Council. Work involves preparing Town Council meeting agendas, minutes of Town meetings, managing town contracts, receiving legal documents on the Town’s behalf, and supporting the Mayor, Council Members and other personnel directly involved in the Town’s management. Employee is also responsible for utility reading, billing, collections, depositing, and reporting for the water department, Employee is responsible for preparing monthly financial reports to the Council, preparing payroll, filing quarterly tax reports, monthly tax reports and deposits, end of year payroll tax reports and processing W-2 and 1099 tax forms. Employee will be required to work evenings for Council meeting and other Town Board meetings. Employee must maintain effective working relationships, exercise independent judgment, confidentiality, discretion and initiative in carrying out the daily operations of the Town. The Town Clerk is an appointed official. Work is performed under limited supervision under the direction of the Mayor and Town Council. Minimum Qualifications: Knowledge of effective budget processes, administrative principles, practices, procedures and methods. Working knowledge of legal advertising requirements, intergovernmental relations, election laws and procedures, and procurement laws and procedures. Considerable knowledge of the practice and methods, and state regulations for public records management, retention, and disposition. Ability to effectively organize, supervise, train, and direct employees. Proficient in computer applications, including Microsoft Office and Quick Books Pro Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Knowledge of accounts receivable and payable Training & Experience High School Diploma or equivalent; prior city, town, or other governmental experience is a plus. Special Requirements Will be required to pass a Quick Books prove it test thru One Stop prior to interview. Notary Public of the State of Florida, or obtain license within three (3) months of employment. Valid Florida Driver’s License. Ability to be bonded The Town of Wausau is a drug-free workplace. A pre-employment drug screen, criminal history background investigation and a driver’s license verification will be conducted. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Rate of Pay for this Position: Depending on Qualifications To apply please send cover letter and resume to: Town of Wausau, 1607 Second Avenue, PO Box 39, Wausau, FL 32463 Phone 850-638-1781 Deadline for applications is February 21, 2014 @ 4:00pm Web Id 34279720 ton County, Florida. M & T Bank, Plaintiff and MAIN STREET ENTERPRISES, INC; DARRELL HEATH; ET AL, are defendants. The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at 1331 South Blvd., Chipley, FL 32428, SALE BEGINNING AT 11:00am ON THE PRESCRIBED DATE on this 19th day of March, 2014, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: COMMENCE AT THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF THE NW 1/4 OF THE SE 1/4 OF SECTION 9, TOWNSHIP 4 NORTH, RANGE 13 WEST, WASHINGTON COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE S00 22`45”W, ALONG WEST LINE OF SAID NW 1/4 OF SE 1/4,33.00 FEET TO THE INTERSECTION WITH THE SOUTH RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF COUNTY ROAD NO. 280; THENCE S88 26`26”E ALONG SAID SOUTHERLY RIGHTOF-WAY LINE, 228.90 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE S88 26`26”E, ALONG SAID RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE, 132.60 FEET; THENCE S00 22`45”W, 328.50 FEET; THENCE N88 26`26”W, 361.50 FEET TO THE INTERSECTION WITH THE WEST LINE OF SAID NW 1/4 OF SE 1/4; THENCE N00 22`45”E, ALONG SAID WEST LINE, 30.00 FEET; THENCE S88 26`26”E, 228.90 FEET; THENCE N00 22`45”E, 298.50 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. Property Address: 1335 Brick Yard Road Chipley FL 32428 A person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated this 17 day of January, 2014. BY K. McDaniel As Deputy Clerk This notice is provided pursuant to Administrative Order No.2.065. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accomodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator by mail at P.O. Box 1089, Panama City, FL 32402 or by phone at (850)747-5338, at least seven (7) days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than seven (7) days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. February 8, 2014 and February 15, 2014. j j ADOPTION: j j Adoring, Financially Secure couple await jjj 1st baby. jjj j Allison & Hal j j 1-800-552-0045 j Expenses Pd FLBar42311 A SUCCESSFUL YOUNG WOMAN seeks to adopt. Financially secure, loving and caring household. Expenses paid. Call or text Jodi 609-770-1255, or visit www.jodi2 adopt.webs.com/ Adam Sklar #0150789 DEVOTED, affectionate professional couple will help you, unconditionally love & be hands on with your baby; maintain contact. Allowed expenses paid. Doug & Liz 800-918-4773.Susan StockmanFL#0342521 FOUND; Chocolate Lab puppy. Male. Near Murray Tires. Free to owner or sell $70.00. Approximately 4 months, very loving. 638-8264. Annual Winter & Construction Auction DATE: February 15, 2014 8:00AM LOCATION: Mason Auction Company Hwy 231 North Campbellton (4) Local Farm Dispersals, (3) Estates, Bank Repos, Sheriff Depts, City and County, plus consignments. 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