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Union County Times Union County Times USPS 648-200 Lake Butler, Florida Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 102 nd Year 18 th Issue 75 CENTS etc Deadline Monday 5 p.m. before publication Phone 386-496-2261 Cell 352-283-6312 Fax 386-4962858 Flock or be flocked! The Class of 2015 is flocking yards with pink flamingo yard art as a fundraiser for Project Grad. If you would like to arrange to have the birds visit someones yard call 352-575-8405 or email ucprojectgrad2015@ gmail.com If you are worried about waking up to pink flamingos in your yard, flock insurance is also available. Master Gardner Program begins Aug. 27 Since 1979, the Master Gardener Program has provid ed gardeners with extensive education in home horticul tural principles. Participants who complete the program are certified as a Master Gardener by the University of Florida Extension Service. Continued training is offered annually by UF to keep Master Gardeners up-to-date. If interested in joining the Bradford County program, call 904-966-6299. Classes on Wednesdays, Aug. 27 through Nov. 5. LB holding special meeting, Aug. 28 The City of Lake Butler will hold a special meeting on Thursday, Aug. 28, at 4 p.m. to discuss the vacant commission seat and the fiscal year 201415 budget issues. The meeting will be held at City Hall. Neighborhood Watch in Raiford, Aug. 28 Due to the rash of thefts and other criminal activities that have occurred in the area in the last few weeks, there will be a meeting on Thursday, Aug. 28, at 6 p.m. at the Raiford Community Center to learn from the Union County Sheriffs Office on how to set up a Neighborhood Watch program. Babe Ruth sign-up, Aug. 28 Sign-up for Babe Ruth fall baseball will be Thursday, Aug. 28, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Spires IGA. Also, somebody will be at the football game Friday night for the final night of sign-up. Please come out and get your child registered. T-ball is $45, Rookie $80, Minor $80 and Major $100. If you have any questions, contact Beverly Lasseter at 352281-2613 or visit their Facebook Page under Union County Babe Ruth Baseball. Join the Quarterback Club, first meal Aug. 29 Support your Union County Tiger football team by joining the Quarterback Club. The first pre-game meal will be on Friday, Aug. 29. You can get a registration form at union.k12.fl.us $50 per family. UC girls softball sign-up, Aug. 30 Its that time again. Union County girls softball sign-up is Saturday, Aug. 30, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Spires IGA. The cost is $65 for ages 8-18. Every girl will need a copy of her birth certificate and a current 2014 physical form. Direct any questions to Coach Tommy Mobley at 904-796-2039. PRIMARY ELECTION RESULTS UC Commission District 2 Faceoff in Nov. Steve Klein Woodrow Woody Kitler UC Comm. District 4 Faceoff in Nov. UC School Board District 1 Runoff in Nov. Steve Peacock Allen Parrish Curtis L. Clyatt UC School Board District 3 Winner Tigers hit the gridiron Isaiah Johnson, who had two touchdowns and more than 240 all-purpose yards, 22 preseason kickoff classic. Read more about the game, which Union won on the last play, in Regional News, 3B. FGC President Hall to retire at end of school year, 3A Clip out the Union County 2014-15 school schedule, 8A Beat Hilliard on games last play Parrish and Peacock move on to runoff in Nov. Incumbent Allen Parrish and Steve Peacock will face each other for Union County School Board District 1 in November thanks to a three-way split in the primary. Parrish received 48.22 percent of the vote, Peacock received 30.24 percent and Carl Drake received 21.54 percent. A 50-percent-plus-one-vote majority is required to win a race. However, it if is a partisan race, then the candidate with the most votes moves on regardless. Kitler wins by skin of his teeth, will face Klein in Nov. election Woodrow Woody Kitler cut it as close as it gets to win this three-way primary for Union County Commission District 2. He received the 50-percent-plus-one-vote majority with 50.13 percent of the vote, or 186 votes out of 371. Channing Dobbs received 37.74 percent, or 140 votes, and Nancy Griffis received 12.13 percent, or 45 votes. Kitler now faces Steve Klein in Nov. Clyatt keeps seat Curtis L. Clyatt kept his District 3 seat on the Union County School Board by beating Marvin Seay, 62.42 percent to 37.58 percent. Matthew and his mom, Missy Lynch. Library referendum passes Over three-fourths of voters agreed to continue funding the Union County Public Library by taxation of up to one-half mil of ad valorem taxes: 77.19 percent for, 22.81 percent against. Director Mary Brown was pleased. Voter turnout was 36.26 percent (2,525 voters). all the election results, including precinct-level numbers, go to Andrews wins handily, will face Smith in Nov. Jeff Andrews won with a solid majority over Eugene Dukes to win the primary for Union County Commission District 4. Andrews received 57.31 percent of the vote to Dukes 42.69 percent. Andrews will now face incumbent M. Wayne Smith in Nov.
2A Union County Times Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 What are they there for? I thought they were there for We the People. It seems some of them are there for Them the People to cover up the Countys Dirty Deeds. A Concerned Citizen of Union County firstname.lastname@example.org 386-496-2261 Vincents Cell 352-283-6312 John M. Miller, Publisher Editor: Vincent Alex Brown Sports Editor: Cliff Smelley Advertising: Kevin Miller Darlene Douglass Typesetting: Eileen Gilmore Advertising and Newspaper Prod. Earl W. Ray Classified Adv. Heather Wheeler Bookkeeping: Joan Stewart-JonesUnion County TimesUSPS 648-200 Published each Thursday and entered as Periodical Postage Paid at Lake Butler, Florida under Act of March 3, 1879.POSTMASTER: Send address changes to: UNION COUNTY TIMES25 E. Main Street Lake Butler, FL 32054Subscription Rate in Trade Area $39.00 per year: $20.00 six months Outside Trade Area: $39.00 per year: $20.00 six months 386-496-9656 275 W est Main Street, Lake Butler, FL 32054 (Suwannee Medical Building)12 Years Experience Admitted to State and Federal Bar (M and S. Dist.) Gospel sing and dinner in WS, Aug. 31 There will be a gospel sing with the Gospel Sounds on Sunday, Aug. 31, at 11 a.m. Dinner to follow. It will be held at United Methodist Church in Fellowship with New Jerusalem Full Gospel Church on State Road 121 in Worthington Springs. Everyone welcome. For more info call 386-496-1461. SAR meeting, Sept. 2 The Lake City Chapter of the Sons of The American Revolution will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 2, at 6:00 p.m. at the Old Times Country Buffet, which is located in the Lake City Mall. The September meeting will include a Reunion Presentation for the Sons of the American Revolution, featuring legendary banjo player Skip Johns and his band. The group has appeared on the Grand Ole Opry, and have opened for many country and bluegrass legends, including Johnny Cash. A special feature of the evening entertainment will be Dueling Banjos. Visitors are always welcomed. For more info call Jim Craig at 386-752-0015, or Ray Millican at 386-963-2264. UC & LB holding joint workshop, Sept. 3 The Union County Board of County Commissioners and the City of Lake Butler Commissioners will hold a joint workshop regarding the Interlocal Agreement between the county and city. The workshop will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 3, at 4 p.m. in the Board Meeting Room of the Union County Courthouse. (The originally planned meeting on Aug. 27 has been moved to this date.) UC Historical Museum looking for a weekly assistant on Mondays The Union County Historical Society is in need of someone with computer experience to help out a couple of hours a week on Monday mornings. As Bill McGill said, If you like history, come by! And if you are interested, please do that, or call him any other time during the week: 396-496-2258. etc BY CHASE WILLIAMS Lake Butler FFA Reporter The Lake Butler Sr. FFA Chapter recently held its annual Chapter Officer Retreat on July 25-27 in Cedar Key. While on their trip, the officers and advisors participated in teambuilding activities, developed plans for the upcoming year and enjoyed an afternoon of fishing in the Gulf of Mexico. The first day of the retreat began with a fishing trip, which not only allowed the officers to express their personality, but also gave them an opportunity to bond and just have fun together before the start of a busy school year. To start off the second day of the retreat, Union County High School agriculture teacher and FFA adviser Tom Bub Williams gave a motivational speech or, as the officers call it, a Bub-ism, which set the tone for rest of the weekends activities. Afterwards, the planning stage came, where the officers developed some new activities and events along with the strategic planning of some of the chapters favorite member events. The Lake Butler Sr. FFA Chapter has great ideas for the upcoming year, said Chapter Vice President Savannah Woodall. This weekend, we learned how to effectively work with each other in addition to planning the year ahead. I am excited to see our visions become realities. The officers also participated in some great leadership and teambuilding activities, which focused on communication, time management and building trust. As Chapter Secretary Ashley OSteen explained, Our FFA chapter can be described as a close-knit family. Because of this, our year will be filled with memories and growing opportunities through leadership and trust. I cannot wait to see what this year will produce. As you can see, the Lake Butler Sr. FFA Officer team is a disciplined, hardworking team that is ready for the upcoming school year and events they have planned for the chapter and community. As the trip ended, Chapter President Case Emerson said it best: I had a great time. We learned a lot about each other and our different leadership qualities. FFA Amie Imler, agricultural teacher and FFA adviser at Union County High School has been selected for a Teachers Turn the Key professional development scholarship from the National Association of Agricultural Educators. Teachers Turn the Key is a national scholarship program that allows early career agricultural educators to attend the annual NAAE convention and gives them an opportunity to become involved with their professional association. TTTK recipients take part in special programming during the convention that is designed to address issues faced by teachers who are new to agricultural education. By being selected for the TTTK program, Taylor Imler will be able to connect with other agricultural education professionals who are at a similar point in their careers and become part of a careerlong cohort. In addition to the special track at NAAE Convention, each of the TTTK recipients will be recognized as a young leader in the profession during a general session. RAM Trucks sponsors the TTTK scholarship as a special project of the National FFA Foundation. NAAE is the professional organization in the United States for agricultural educators. It provides its nearly 8,000 members with professional networking and development opportunities, professional liability coverage and extensive awards and recognition programs. The mission of NAAE is professionals providing agricultural education for the global community through visionary leadership, advocacy and service. The NAAE headquarters are in Lexington, Kentucky. UCs Amie Imler receives Turn the Key scholarship FFA officers kick off year with annual officer retreat retreat schedule to pose for the camera. (Back row, l-r) Chase Williams, Case Emerson and Noah Wright. (Middle row, TOP: Lake Butler Sr. FFA the upcoming year with the FFA adviser Erin Johnson. Chase Williams, Noah Wright and Case Emerson proudly display their catch of the day in Cedar Key. and Erin Stidham work to teambuilding activities to accomplish the task at hand FFA adviser Amie Imler looks on.
Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 Union County Times 3A On Feb. 20, an anonymous tip led Union County authorities to a methamphetamine lab, the arrest of one man and a search for two other suspects. Levy Animal Clinic Full Service Mobile Veterinary Clinicwith Dr. Tricia Prineat IGA every Tuesday 1pm 5pm610 SW 1st Street Lake Butler Services Include But Are Not Limited To: Physical Examinations Routine Vaccinations Heartworm Checks Lab Work Flea, tick & heartworm preventatives Surgeries(352) 528-4840*Call for Appointment*By Appointment OR Walk-In OR 8 am 11:30 amSmall AND Large Animals FGC After 17 years as president of Florida Gateway College and 45 years in the community college system, Dr. Charles Hall announced his intentions to retire at the end of the current school year. Hall made the announcement to the FGC District Board of Trustees during its scheduled board meeting Tuesday, Aug. 12. My retirement marks the conclusion of a career of 45 years in the community college system, with 31 years as a college president, Hall wrote in his letter to the board. I am pleased to leave you with a strong budget, great leadership throughout the college, program and personnel recognitions for FGC at the state and national levels, a college that is very involved in the communities it serves, and the potential to be even better in these and additional areas. Likewise, I am saddened to know that I will not continue to be a part of this great college, all it is doing, and all it will continue doing in the future. As long as FGC can continue to focus on the betterment of our students, I know it will continue to be a leader in higher education. Hall began his career at Central Arizona College in 1972 as the director of the Forensics Department before working his way up to the vice president for Instructional Services in 1983. Hall was selected as the president of Mohave Community College in 1984 and served in that capacity until 1997, when he became president of Lake City Community College, now Florida Gateway College. During his 17 years at FGC, Halls leadership and vision led to many improvements at the college, including facility renovations, new construction, new site development and new program development. In recent years, FGC has launched its first two baccalaureate programs and has plans to add two more in the coming months. Though he plans to retire, Halls fingerprints are all over the college the newly developed Charles W. Hall Student Center is named after him, and he and his wife, Robin, sponsor the H&H Caf in the Wilson S. Rivers Library and Media Center. The Halls have also endowed four scholarships to The Foundation for Florida Gateway College. During his 45 years in the community college system, Halls leadership has been acknowledged with various awards and recognitions. He has received the Florida Association of Community Colleges Presidents Award for Professional Excellence; served as the Florida Council of Presidents liaison to Florida College System Activities Association; served as chair of the Arizona Council of Presidents; among many, many others. Additionally, Halls legacy extends beyond the college campus and educational realm. He has been heavily involved in community activities since his arrival in Lake City in 1997. His civic involvement includes serving as past president of the Lake City-Columbia County Chamber of Commerce, a member of the Lake City Rotary Club, board chairman of the Lake City Medical Center, board chairman of the Boy Scouts of America Suwannee River District and member of the Columbia County Rudder Committee, among others. Dr. James Surrency, executive director of the Northeast Florida Educational Consortium and member of the FGC Board of Trustees from 2002-2013, was on the original hiring committee that selected Hall as the new president in 1997. I remember how excited we were of getting someone with his experience, Surrency said. As he came in, we saw he really had a passion for helping to grow the college, as well as his focus on our students and the community. Were just so thankful for his years and the things that hes put in place that are going to certainly have an impact for many years to come. And, as the next president comes in, well be able to start at a point where Florida Gateway College is one of the leading colleges in our state and with programs that have just expanded under Dr. Halls leadership. Dr. Athena Randolph, the current chair of the Florida Gateway College District Board of Trustees, said that Hall leaves a legacy that will be difficult to match. Under his leadership, the college has grown from Lake City Community College to Florida Gateway College, yet his compassion for the students and communities that are served has allowed the college to remain a community where all can gain the tools they need to obtain a higher education and strong foundation, Randolph said. Hence, his guidance has allowed us to confidently say, Start Here. Go Anywhere. His ability to link students, faculty, staff, and the board has certainly made the FGC community a family. His departure will certainly leave a void at FGC. We wish him and Robin the best as they embark upon the next chapter of life. FGC President Hall to retire Hospital patients data stolen BY MARK J. CRAWFORD Telegraph Editor Shands Starke Regional Medical Centers corporate owner announced Monday that patient records were compromised when its computers were hacked. Data on 4.5 million patients nationwide was reported stolen from Community Health Systems, which owns, leases or operates 206 affiliated hospitals in 29 states. Computer hackers stole data including names, Social Security numbers, birthdays, physical addresses and telephone numbers all information that could be used to assist in identity theft. Credit card information and medical histories were not compromised. Anyone receiving treatment from a CHS-affiliated hospital, physician or clinic in the last five years is reportedly at risk. In addition to Shands Starke, CHS owns the Shands hospitals and Live Oak and Lake City (Lake Shore). According to CNN, the information could allow someone to open a bank or credit card account under a stolen identity, or even take out a loan. Someones personal credit history could be ruined. You dont necessarily have to have been a patient for your information to be in the system. If you were at some time referred by another health care provider to a CHS-affiliate, a record containing your information could have been on file. According to CHS, the hacks took place in April and June of this year by individuals in China using sophisticated malware. The FBI is involved in the investigation to apprehend the perpetrators, who have been linked to other incidents of corporate espionage. The malware has since been wiped from the companys computers and new protections installed. There is unfortunately little that its customers can do to protect themselves. In a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, CHS said it would be notifying those 4.5 million patients as required by state and federal laws. CHS, which is open to lawsuits seeking damages, reported it carries liability insurance to protect it from losses and will offer identity theft protection to victims of the data breach. Those who feel they are at risk can also check their own credit history or employ a company that can monitor and notify them of any suspicious activity. Andrew Emery, who took over the CEO position at Shands Starke in July, did not return a call for comment Tuesday. A News4Jax employee reported he was escorted out of the hospital when inquiring about the situation on Monday. Shands Starkes marketing and communications director, Linda M. Silecchia, provided a statement confirming information that had been reported. It also stated: We take very seriously the security and confidentiality of private patient information and we sincerely regret any concern or inconvenience to patients. Though we have no reason to believe that this data would ever be used, all affected patients are being notified by letter and offered free identity theft protection. Many American companies and organizations have been victimized by foreign-based cyber intrusions. It is up to the federal government to create a national cyber defense that can prevent this type of criminal invasion from happening in the future. A special toll-free phone number has been set up for affected patients who receive letters, but patients who do not receive letters can also call 1-855-205-6951 to confirm their personal information was not compromised. CHS settles Medicare investigation Theres no mention of the hacking on Community Health Systems website, but a recent release does address another issue facing the company: the resolution of United States Justice Department investigation into whether 119 CHS hospitals billed Medicare and other programs for inpatient care that should have been billed as outpatient or observational care. The settlement of the investigation represents the companys desire to avoid the expense and distraction of litigation. According to the release: Under the terms of the agreement, there is no finding of improper conduct by Community Health Systems or its affiliated hospitals, and the company has denied any wrongdoing. The company has agreed to pay $88,257,500 in resolution of all federal government claims, including Medicare, TRICARE and the federal share of the Medicaid claims, and an additional $892,500 to the states for their portions of the Medicaid claims. The settlement agreement does not cover current government investigations into certain hospitals formerly affiliated with (Health Management Associates), which were initiated before Community Health Systems acquisition of HMA in January 2014. The company continues to cooperate with the government and is working to bring resolution to these investigations. CHS Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Wayne T. Smith attributed any misjudgment on the part of billing to shifting and often ambiguous standards. Our organization is dedicated to high ethical standards as we strive to operate in a complex and ever changing regulatory environment, he stated in the press release. The investigation began in 2011. CHS acquired Shands Starke from Health Management Associates last year. Accordin to its website, Community Health Systems, Inc. is one of the largest publicly traded hospital companies in the United States and a leading operator of general acute care hospitals in communities across the country. The companys headquarters are located in Franklin, Tennessee, a suburb south of Nashville.
4A Union County Times Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 School Union County School Board recognitions in August (L-r) Superintendent Carlton Faulk and the Union County here with Lake Butler Middle School Principal Carolyn Parrish. (L-r) Faulk, with Lake Butler Elementary School Principal service, here with Food Service Director Betsy Whitehead. (L-r) Faulk recognized Nancy McElroy for 31 years of service, here with Director of Personnel & Secondary Education Barry Sams. School Principal Mike Ripplinger and Rimes, who each completed the North East Florida (L-r) Faulk with Rimes, Parrish and Ripplinger whose respective schools were awarded the Golden School Award from the Florida Department of Education for exceptional volunteer Flock someone! On Aug. 21, the Union County School Board was the first victim to get flocked by the Class of 2015 as a fundraiser for Project Grad. The front lawn of the district office was filled with pink flamingo yard art thanks to the donation of someone to get things started. If you would like to arrange to have email If you are worried about waking up to pink flamingos in your yard, flock insurance is also available.
Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 Union County Times 5A Union County 2014-2015 School Bus Line Up Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (LCMS)Sunday School 9 a.m. W orship Service at 10 a.m. 4900 NW 182nd Way Starke(Entrance to Conerly Estates on S.R. 16) (904) email@example.com Everyone Welcome!Childrens Church 10 a.m. W estside F eed II NEW HOURS SHOW FEED by SunGlo/ShowMasters Safe Choice HORSE FEED DOG FOOD by River Run & Loyal230 SE 7TH AVE LAKE BUTLER (on the backside of Rainbow Daycare at the loading dock) UCT Legals 8/28/14 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR UNION COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION Case No: 63-2013-CA-000070-CAXX-XX Division: Civil Division PNC BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO NATIONAL CITY MORTGAGE, A DIVISION OF NATIONAL CITY BANK Plaintiff. vs. MICHAEL WILLIAMS, et al. Defendant(s), NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that, pursu ant to a Final Summary Judgment of Foreclosure entered in the abovestyled case, I will sell the property located in UNION County, Florida, described as: A. parcel of land lying, being and situ ate in Section 17, Township 5 South, Range 21 East, Union County, Flor ida, more particularly described as follows: Commence at the Northwest corner of the Northeast 1/4 of Northwest 1/4 of said Section 17, for the Point of Beginning of the hereinafter de scribed parcel of land: Thence run South 56 degrees 42 minutes 18 Seconds East, a distance of 599.40 feet to the intersection with the North westerly right of way line of Seaboard Coastline Railroad (100 foot right of way) (tracks have been abandoned, rails removed): thence run South 50 degrees 10 minutes 14 seconds West, along said Northwesterly right of way line, a distance of 182.81 feet to the Point of Curvature of a curve to the right; thence run Southwesterly, continuing along said Northwesterly right of way line, a distance of 418.30 feet as measured along the arc of a curve concave Northwesterly and having a radius of 2731.79 feet, said arc being subtended by chord having a bearing of South 54 degrees 33 minutes 26 seconds West and a dis tance of 417.90 feet, to the intersec tion with the West line of the afore said Northeast 1/4 of Northwest 1/4 of Section 17; thence run North 01 degree 40 minutes 38 seconds West, along said West line of the Northeast 1/4 of Northwest 1/4 of Section 17, a distance of 688.76 feet to the Point of Beginning. Subject to toe prescriptive right of way of a County Maintained Road over, across and along the Westerly boundary thereof. Together with a 2007 FTWD Dou blewide Mobile Home with the ID#s GAFL707A56589ET21 and GAFL 707B56589ET21 which is located thereon. Property Address: 13508 NE 235th PI Raiford, FL 32083 at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, by electronic sale at IN THE LOBBY OF THE UNION COUNTY COURTHOUSE. 55 W. MAIN ST., LAKE BUTLER. FL 32054. beginning at 11:00 a.m. on October 16, 2014. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth er than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens, must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Witness, my hand and seal of this court on the 14th day of August, 2014. CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT By Crystal Norman Deputy Clerk Law Offices of Daniel C. Consuegra 9204 King Palm Drive Tampa, FL 33619-1328 Attorneys for Plaintiff AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES (ADA) REQUESTS FOR ACCOM MODATIONS FOR NOTICE OF COURT PROCEEDINGS: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceed ing, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain as sistance. Please contact Ms. Jan Phillips, ADA Coordinator, Alach ua County Family and Civil Justice Center, 201 East University Avenue, Room 410, Gainesville, FL 32601 at (352) 337-6237 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this noti fication if the time before the sched uled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. If you are deaf or hard of hearing and require an ASL interpreter or an as sisted listening device to participate in a proceeding, please contact the Court Interpreter Program at inter firstname.lastname@example.org 8/21 2tchg 8/28-BCT IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR UNION COUNTY FLORIDA, CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 13000066CA BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., Plaintiff vs. JUSTIN 0. CRUCE, et al. Defendant(s) NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to a Final Judgment dated August 8, 2014, entered in Civil Case Number 13000066CA, in the Circuit Court for Union County, Florida, wherein BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. is the Plaintiff, and JUSTIN 0. CRUCE, et al., are the Defendants, Union County Clerk of Court will sell the property situated in Union County, Florida, described as: LOT 6. HICKORY CREEK FARMS, ACCORDING TO THE MAP OR PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGES 11 AND 11A, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF UNION COUNTY, FLORIDA. TOGETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN 2008 SCOTBILT HOMES, MODEL #286813-LEG DOUBLEWIDE MAN UFACTURED HOME, SERIAL NUM BER #SBHGA1050803232AB, HUD LABEL # GEO1476664 & # GEO1476665. at public sale, to the highest bidder, for cash, at in Room 103, at the Union County Courthouse, 55 West Main Street, Lake Butler, FL 32054 at 11:00 AM, on the 11th day of December, 2014. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated: August 14, 2014 Union County Clerk of Court CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: Crystal Norman FLORIDA FORECLOSURE ATTORNEYS, PLLC 4855 Technology Way, Suite 500 Boca Raton, FL 33431 (727) 446-4826 If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceed ing, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assis tance. Persons with a disability who need any accommodation in order to participate should call Jan Phillips, ADA Coordinator, Alachua County Courthouse, 201 E. University Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601 at (352) 3376237 within two (2) working days of your receipt of this notice; if you are hearing impaired call (800) 955-8771; if you are voice impaired, call (800) 955-8770. 8/21 2tchg 8/28-UCT IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR UNION COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case #63-2013-CA-0016 HSBC BANK USA, NATIONAL AS SOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR ACE SECURITIES CORP. HOME EQUITY LOAN TRUST, SERIES 2005-SD2, ASSET-BACKED PASS THROUGH CERTIFICATES, Plaintiff v. BRUCE E. DICKSON; THE UN KNOWN SPOUSE OF BRUCE E. DICKSON; RETHA A. DICKSON; THE UNKOWN SPOUSE OF RE THA A. DICKSON; ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFEDANT(S) WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UN KNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTH ER CLAIMANTS; TENANT #1, TENANT #2, TENANT #3 AND TENANT #4 THE NAMES BEGIN FICTITIOUS TO ACCOUNT FOR PARTIES IN POSSESSION Defendants RE-NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE Notice is hereby given that the follow ing described property: A PORTION OF THE NW 1/4 OF THE SW 1/4 OF SECTION 18, TOWNSHIP SOUTH, RANGE 21 EAST, UNION COUNTY, FLORIDA BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DE SCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE NE CORNER OF THE NW 1/4 OF THE SW 1/4 OF SECTION 18, TOWNSHIP 5 SOUTH, RANGE 21 EAST, UNION COUNTY, FLORIDA, AND RUN SOUTH 03 DE GREES 55 MINUTES 20 SECONDS EAST, A DISTANCE OF 551.88 FEET TO THE POINT OF THE BEGIN NING; THENCE CONTINUE SOUTH 03 DEGREES 55 MINUTES 20 SECONDS EAST, A DISTANCE OF 313.50 FEET TO THE NORTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY OF FORMER ACL RR; THENCE RUN SOUTH 59 DE GREES 09 MINUTES 30 SECONDS WEST, ALONG THE NORTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF FORMER ACL RR, A DISTANCE OF 265.23 FEET; THENCE RUN NORTH 02 DE GREES 53 MINUTES 33 SECONDS WEST, A DISTANCE OF 437.76 FEET, THENCE RUN NORTH 87 DE GREES 06 MINUTES 27 SECONDS EAST, A DISTANCE OF 228.67 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. TOGETHER WITH A MOBILE HOME LOCATED THEREON AS A PERMA NENT FIXTURE AND APPURTE NANCE THERETO, DESCRIBED AS 1996 MOBILE HOME VIN NUMBER GAFLT34A23774SH21 WITH TITLE NUMBER 0073881446 AND VIN NUMBER GAFLT34B23774SH21 WITH TITLE NUMBER 73881445. A/K/A 12845 NE STATE ROAD 121 RAIFORD FL* 32083-2467 AKA 121 HIGHWAY 121 RAI shall be sold by the Clerk of this Court, at public sale, pursuant to the Order Canceling April 24, 2014 Foreclosure Sale and Reschedule Foreclosure Sale in the above style action dated April 23, 2014 at the Union County Courthouse in Lake Butler, Florida, at 11:00 a.m. on November 13, 2014, to be best and highest bidder for cash. Any person claiming an interest in any surplus from the sale, other than the property owner as of the date of the notice of Lis Pendens, must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Witness my hand and official seal in the State and County aforesaid this 14th day of August, 2014. Kellie Hendricks Connell Clerk of Court Crystal Norman Deputy Clerk Albertelli Law PO Box 23028 Tampa, FL 33623 8/21 2tchg 8/28-UCT IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR UNION COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 632013CA000129CAAX MX PROSPERITY BANK, Plaintiff, v. HARLIS R. ELLINGTON CON STRUCTION, INC.; STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF REV ENUE; and UNKNOWN TENANT; Defendants. NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORE CLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursu ant to the Summary Final Judgment ed August 8th, 2014, and entered in Civil Action No. 2013-CA-000129 of the Circuit Court of the Seventh Judi cial Circuit, in and for Union County, wherein PROSPERITY BANK is the plaintiff, and HARLIS R. ELLING TON CONSTRUCTION, INC. and STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE are the defendants, I will sell to the highest and best bid der for cash at the Union County Courthouse, 55 West Main Street, Lake Butler, FL 32054, between the legal hours of sale (estimated time of sale 11:00 a.m.) on the 13 TH day of November, 2014, the following de scribed property, to wit: EXHIBIT A TOWNSHIP 5 SOUTH RANGE 19 EAST SECTION 25; A part of Government Lot 2 in the Northeast 1/4 of Section 25, Township 5 South, Range 19 East, Union County, Florida, being more particularly described as fol lows: COMMENCE at the Southwest corner of said Northeast 1/4 of Section 25 the West line of said Northeast 1/4 of Section 25 a distance of 1576.64 feet to a point on the Northerly Right-ofWay line of State Road 100; thence Northerly Right-of-way line of State Road 100 a distance of 242.27 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING, thence East a distance of 38.82 feet; thence East a distance of 167.42 feet; thence West a distance of 265.80 feet to a point on the Northerly Right-of-way line of State Road 100; thence North Right-of-May line of State Road 100 a distance of 480.15 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING. UNION COUNTY, FLORIDA. commonly known as: 15367 West County Road 231, Lake Butler, FL 32054. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN IN TEREST 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 19th day August, 2014. KELLIE HENDRICKS CONNELL, CPA As Clerk of the Court By: Crystal Norman Deputy Clerk Scott Cichon, Esquire (Scott.Ci email@example.com; Bonnie.Rubi firstname.lastname@example.org) Michael D. Securest, Esquire (Sechrest@fbswlaw.com; Lisa2@ fbswlaw.com) 8/21 2tchg 8/28-UCT NOTICE The Union County Board of County Commissioners are seeking Request for Proposals (RFPs) for the remod eling and addition of the Providence Community Center. Bid specs are 1st Street, Lake Butler, FL 32054 or by calling 386-496-4241. RFPs are due Tuesday, September 9th at 5:00 pm and will be opened in the court house commission room on Wednes day, September 10th at 5:45 pm. 8/28 1tchg-UCT IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR UNION COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 632013CA000129CAAX MX PROSPERITY BANK, Plaintiff, v. HARLIS R. ELLINGTON CON STRUCTION, INC.; STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE; and UNKNOWN TENANT: Defendants. NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORE CLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursu ant to the Summary Final Judgment ed August 8th, 2014, and entered in Civil Action No. 2013-CA-000129 of the Circuit Court of the Seventh Ju dicial Circuit, in and for Union County, wherein AMERIS BANK is the plain tiff, and HARLIS R. ELLINGTON CONSTRUCTION, INC. and STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE are the defendants, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the Union County Court house, 55 West Main Street, Lake Butler, FL 32054, between the legal hours of sale (estimated time of sale 11:00 a.m.) on the 13 th day of Novem ber, 2014, the following described property, to wit: EXHIBIT A TOWNSHIP 5 SOUTH RANGE 19 EAST SECTION 25: A part of Gov ernment Lot 2, In the Northeast 1/4 of Section 25, Township 5 South, Range 19 East, Union County, Flori da, being more particularly described as follows: COMMENCE at the Southwest cor ner of said northeast 1/4 of Section along the West line of said North east 1/4 of Section 25 a distance of. 1576.64 feet to a point on the North erly Right-of-Way line of State Road along said Northerly Right-of-Way line of State Road 100 a distance of 242.27 feet to the POINT OF BEGIN distance of 423.01 feet; thence South distance of 228.15 feet; thence South distance of 207.35 feet; thence South feet; to a point on the Northerly Rightof-way line of state Road 100; thence Northerly Right-of-way line of State Road 100 a distance of 480.15 feat to the POINT OF BEGINNING. UNION COUNTY, FLORIDA. commonly known as: 15367 West County Road 231, Lake Butler, FL 32054. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN IN TEREST 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 19th day August, 2014. KELLIE HENDRICKS CONNELL, CPA As Clerk of the Court By: Crystal Norman Deputy Clerk Scott Cichon, Esquire (Scott.Ci email@example.com; Bonnie.Rubi firstname.lastname@example.org) Michael D. Sechrest, Esquire (Sechrest@fbswlaw.com; Lisa2@ fbswlaw.com) 8/28 2tchg 9/4-UCT Legals Please email etc. announcements and calendar items to uctimes@ windstream.net
6A Union County Times Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 Water and Land Conservation Dedicates funds to acquire and restore Florida conservation and recreation lands Funds the Land Acquisition Trust Fund to acquire, restore, improve, and manage conservation lands including wetlands and forests; fish and wildlife habitat; lands protecting water resources and drin king water sources, including the Everglades, and the water quality of rivers, lakes, and streams; beache s and shores; outdoor recreational lands; working farms and ranches; and historic or geologic sites, b y dedicating 33 percent of net revenues from the existing excise tax on documents for 20 years. This amendment does not increase or decrease state revenues. The state revenue restricted to the purposes specified in the amendment is estimated to be $648 million in Fiscal Year 2015-16 and grows to $1.268 billion by the twentieth year. Whether this results in any additional state expenditures d epends upon future legislative actions and cannot be determined. Similarly, the impact on local government revenues, if any, cannot be determined. No additional local government costs are expected. ARTICLE X MISCELLANEOUS SECTION 28. Land Acquisition Trust Fund. a) Effective on July 1 of the year following passage of this amendment by the voters, and for a peri od of 20 years after that effective date, the Land Acquisition Trust Fund shall receive no less than 33 pe rcent of net revenues derived from the existing excise tax on documents, as defined in the statutes in eff ect on January 1, 2012, as amended from time to time, or any successor or replacement tax, after the Department of Revenue first deducts a service charge to pay the costs of the collection and enforcement of the excise tax on documents. b) Funds in the Land Acquisition Trust Fund shall be expended only for the following purposes: 1) As provided by law, to finance or refinance: the acquisition and improvement of land, water areas and related property interests, including conservation easements, and resources for conservation lan ds including wetlands, forests, and fish and wildlife habitat; wildlife management areas; lands that pr otect water resources and drinking water sources, including lands protecting the water quality and quantit y of rivers, lakes, streams, springsheds, and lands providing recharge for groundwater and aquifer system s; lands in the Everglades Agricultural Area and the Everglades Protection Area, as defined in Article II, Section 7(b); beaches and shores; outdoor recreation lands, including recreational trails, parks, an d urban open space; rural landscapes; working farms and ranches; historic or geologic sites; together with management, restoration of natural systems, and the enhancement of public access or recreational enjoyment of conservation lands. 2) To pay the debt service on bonds issued pursuant to Article VII, Section 11(e). c) The moneys deposited into the Land Acquisition Trust Fund, as defined by the statutes in effect o n January 1, 2012, shall not be or become commingled with the General Revenue Fund of the state. Use of Marijuana for Certain Medical Conditions Allows the medical use of marijuana for individuals with debilitating diseases as determined by a licensed Florida physician. Allows caregivers to assist patients medical use of marijuana. The Department of Health shall register and regulate centers that produce and distribute marijuana for medical purposes and shall issue identification cards to patients and caregivers. Applies only to Fl orida law. Does not authorize violations of federal law or any non-medical use, possession or production o f marijuana. Increased costs from this amendment to state and local governments cannot be determined. There will be additional regulatory and enforcement activities associated with the production and sale of medic al marijuana. Fees will offset at least a portion of the regulatory costs. While sales tax may apply to purchases, changes in revenue cannot reasonably be determined since the extent to which medical marijuana will be exempt from taxation is unclear without legislative or state administrative action s ARTICLE X MISCELLANEOUS SECTION 29. Medical marijuana production, possession and use. (a) PUBLIC POLICY. (1) The medical use of marijuana by a qualifying patient or personal caregiver is not subject to cri minal or civil liability or sanctions under Florida law except as provided in this section. (2) A physician licensed in Florida shall not be subject to criminal or civil liability or sanctions under Florida law for issuing a physician certification to a person diagnosed with a debilitating medical condition in a manner consistent with this section. (3) Actions and conduct by a medical marijuana treatment center registered with the Department, or i ts employees, as permitted by this section and in compliance with Department regulations, shall not be subject to criminal or civil liability or sanctions under Florida law except as provided in this sec tion. (b) DEFINITIONS. For purposes of this section, the following words and terms shall have the followin g meanings: (1) Debilitating Medical Condition means cancer, glaucoma, positive status for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), hepatitis C, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Crohns disease, Parkinsons disease, multiple sclerosis or other condition s for which a physician believes that the medical use of marijuana would likely outweigh the potential hea lth risks for a patient. (2) Department means the Department of Health or its successor agency. (3) Identification card means a document issued by the Department that identifies a person who has a physician certification or a personal caregiver who is at least twenty-one (21) years old and has ag reed to assist with a qualifying patients medical use of marijuana. (4) Marijuana has the meaning given cannabis in Section 893.02(3), Florida Statutes (2013). (5) Medical Marijuana Treatment Center means an entity that acquires, cultivates, possesses, processes (including development of related products such as food, tinctures, aerosols, oils, or ointments), transfers, transports, sells, distributes, dispenses, or administers marijuana, products containing marijuana, related supplies, or educational materials to qualifying patients or their per sonal caregivers and is registered by the Department. (6) Medical use means the acquisition, possession, use, delivery, transfer, or administration of marijuana or related supplies by a qualifying patient or personal caregiver for use by a qualifying patient for the treatment of a debilitating medical condition. (7) Personal caregiver means a person who is at least twenty-one (21) years old who has agreed to assist with a qualifying patients medical use of marijuana and has a caregiver identification card issued by the Department. A personal caregiver may assist no more than five (5) qualifying patients at one time. An employee of a hospice provider, nursing, or medical facility may serve as a personal caregi ver to more than five (5) qualifying patients as permitted by the Department. Personal caregivers are prohibited from consuming marijuana obtained for the personal, medical use by the qualifying patient (8) Physician means a physician who is licensed in Florida. (9) Physician certification means a written document signed by a physician, stating that in the physicians professional opinion, the patient suffers from a debilitating medical condition, that th e potential benefits of the medical use of marijuana would likely outweigh the health risks for the pa tient, and for how long the physician recommends the medical use of marijuana for the patient. A physician certification may only be provided after the physician has conducted a physical examination of the patient and a full assessment of the patients medical history. (10) Qualifying patient means a person who has been diagnosed to have a debilitating medical condition, who has a physician certification and a valid qualifying patient identification card. If the Department does not begin issuing identification cards within nine (9) months after the effective da te of this section, then a valid physician certification will serve as a patient identification card in or der to allow a person to become a qualifying patient until the Department begins issuing identification cards. (c) LIMITATIONS. (1) Nothing in this section shall affect laws relating to non-medical use, possession, production or sale of marijuana. (2) Nothing in this section authorizes the use of medical marijuana by anyone other than a qualifyin g patient. (3) Nothing in this section allows the operation of a motor vehicle, boat, or aircraft while under t he influence of marijuana. (4) Nothing in this law section requires the violation of federal law or purports to give immunity u nder federal law. (5) Nothing in this section shall require any accommodation of any on-site medical use of marijuana in any place of education or employment, or of smoking medical marijuana in any public place. (6) Nothing in this section shall require any health insurance provider or any government agency or authority to reimburse any person for expenses related to the medical use of marijuana. (d) DUTIES OF THE DEPARTMENT. The Department shall issue reasonable regulations necessary for the implementation and enforcement of this section. The purpose of the regulations is to ensure the availability and safe use of medical marijuana by qualifying patients. It is the duty of the Departm ent to promulgate regulations in a timely fashion. (1) Implementing Regulations. In order to allow the Department sufficient time after passage of this section, the following regulations shall be promulgated no later than six (6) months after the effec tive date of this section: a. Procedures for the issuance of qualifying patient identification cards to people with physician certifications, and standards for the renewal of such identification cards. b. Procedures for the issuance of personal caregiver identification cards to persons qualified to as sist with a qualifying patients medical use of marijuana, and standards for the renewal of such identific ation cards. c. Procedures for the registration of Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers that include procedures fo r the issuance, renewal, suspension, and revocation of registration, and standards to ensure security, record keeping, testing, labeling, inspection, and safety. d. A regulation that defines the amount of marijuana that could reasonably be presumed to be an adequate supply for qualifying patients medical use, based on the best available evidence. This presumption as to quantity may be overcome with evidence of a particular qualifying patients appropriate medical use. (2) Issuance of identification cards and registrations. The Department shall begin issuing qualifyin g patient and personal caregiver identification cards, as well as begin registering Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers no later than nine months (9) after the effective date of this section. (3) If the Department does not issue regulations, or if the Department does not begin issuing identification cards and registering Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers within the time limits set in this section, any Florida citizen shall have standing to seek judicial relief to compel compliance with t he Departments constitutional duties. (4) The Department shall protect the confidentiality of all qualifying patients. All records contain ing the identity of qualifying patients shall be confidential and kept from public disclosure other than for valid medical or law enforcement purposes. (e) LEGISLATION. Nothing in this section shall limit the legislature from enacting laws consistent w ith this provision. (f) SEVERABILITY. The provisions of this section are severable and if any clause, sentence, paragrap h or section of this measure, or an application thereof, is adjudged invalid by any court of competent jurisdiction other provisions shall continue to be in effect to the fullest extent possible. Prospective Appointment of Certain Judicial Vacancies Proposing an amendment to the State Constitution requiring the Governor to prospectively fill vacancies in a judicial office to which election for retention applies resulting from the justices o r judges reaching the mandatory retirement age or failure to qualify for a retention election; and allowing prospective appointments if a justice or judge is not retained at an election. Currently, the Governor may not fill an expected vacancy until the current justices or judges term expires. ARTICLE V JUDICIARY SECTION 10. Retention; election and terms. (a) Any justice or judge may qualify for retention by a vote of the electors in the general election next preceding the expiration of the justices or judges term in the manner prescribed by law. When If a justice or judge is ineligible for retention or fails to qualify for retention, a prospective vacancy is deemed to occur at the conclusion of the qualifying period for retention for the purpose of appointing a successor justice or judge, and a vacancy shall exist in that office upon the expiration of the term being served by the justice or judge. When a justice or judge so qualifies, the ballot shall read substantially as f ollows: Shall Justice (or Judge) ...(name of justice or judge)... of the ...(name of the court)... be retain ed in office?s If a majority of the qualified electors voting within the territorial jurisdiction of the c ourt vote to retain, the justice or judge shall be retained for a term of six years. The term of the justice or j udge retained shall commence on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in January following the general election. If a majority of the qualified electors voting within the territorial jurisdiction of the court vote to not retain, a prospective vacancy is deemed to occur immediately following the general election for the purpose of appointing a successor justice or judge, and a vacancy shall exist in that office upon the expiration of the term being served by the justice or judge. (b)(1) The election of circuit judges shall be preserved notwithstanding the provisions of subsectio n (a) unless a majority of those voting in the jurisdiction of that circuit approves a local option to sel ect circuit judges by merit selection and retention rather than by election. The election of circuit judges shal l be by a vote of the qualified electors within the territorial jurisdiction of the court. (2) The election of county court judges shall be preserved notwithstanding the provisions of subsect ion (a) unless a majority of those voting in the jurisdiction of that county approves a local option to select county judges by merit selection and retention rather than by election. The election of county court judges shall be by a vote of the qualified electors within the territorial jurisdiction of the court (3)a. A vote to exercise a local option to select circuit court judges and county court judges by me rit selection and retention rather than by election shall be held in each circuit and county at the gene ral election in the year 2000. If a vote to exercise this local option fails in a vote of the electors, such option shall not again be put to a vote of the electors of that jurisdiction until the expiration of at lea st two years. b. After the year 2000, a circuit may initiate the local option for merit selection and retention or the election of circuit judges, whichever is applicable, by filing with the custodian of state records a petition signed by the number of electors equal to at least ten percent of the votes cast in the circuit in t he last preceding election in which presidential electors were chosen. c. After the year 2000, a county may initiate the local option for merit selection and retention or the election of county court judges, whichever is applicable, by filing with the supervisor of elections a petition signed by the number of electors equal to at least ten percent of the votes cast in the cou nty in the last preceding election in which presidential electors were chosen. The terms of circuit judges and judges of county courts shall be for six years. SECTION 11. Vacancies. (a)(1) Whenever a vacancy occurs in a judicial office to which election for retention applies, the governor shall fill the vacancy by appointing for a term ending on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in January of the year following the next general election occurring at least one year after the dat e of appointment, one of not fewer than three persons nor more than six persons nominated by the appropriate judicial nominating commission. (2) Whenever a prospective vacancy occurs in a judicial office for which election for retention applies, the governor shall fill the prospective vacancy by appointing a justice or judge from among at least three persons but not more than six persons nominated by the appropriate judicial nominating commission. The term of the appointment commences upon the expiration of the term of the office being vacated and ends on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in January of the year following the next general election. (b) The governor shall fill each vacancy on a circuit court or on a county court, wherein the judges are elected by a majority vote of the electors, by appointing for a term ending on the first Tuesday aft er the first Monday in January of the year following the next primary and general election occurring at lea st one year after the date of appointment, one of not fewer than three persons nor more than six person s nominated by the appropriate judicial nominating commission. An election shall be held to fill that judicial office for the term of the office beginning at the end of the appointed term. (c) The nominations shall be made within thirty days from the occurrence of a vacancy or prospective vacancy unless the period is extended by the governor for a time not to exceed thirty days. The governor shall make the appointment within sixty days after the nominations have been certified to t he governor. (d) There shall be a separate judicial nominating commission as provided by general law for the supreme court, each district court of appeal, and each judicial circuit for all trial courts within the circuit. Uniform rules of procedure shall be established by the judicial nominating commissions at each level of the court system. Such rules, or any part thereof, may be repealed by general law enacted by a major ity vote of the membership of each house of the legislature, or by the supreme court, five justices concurring. Except for deliberations of the judicial nominating commissions, the proceedings of the commissions and their records shall be open to the public.Please continue reading in the next column, upper right continued... # FINISHED #
Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 Union County Times 7A Conservacin de aguas y tierras: dedicar fondos para adquirir y restaurar tierras objeto de conserva cin y recreacin en el Estado de Florida Provee fondos para el Fondo Fiduciario de Adquisicin de Tierras con el fin de adquirir, restaurar, mejorar y administrar tierras objeto de conservacin, entre ellas pantanos y bosques; el hbitat de peces y vida silvestre; tierras que protegen los recursos hdricos y las fuentes de agua potable, incluidos los Everglades, y la calidad del agua en ros, lagos y arroyos; playas y costas; tierras de recreacin a l aire libre; establecimientos agrcolas y ganaderos en actividad, y emplazamientos histricos o geolgicos Para ello se dedicar el 33% de los ingresos netos obtenidos del impuesto especial existente sobre docume ntos durante 20 aos. Esta enmienda no incrementa ni reduce los ingresos estatales. El ingreso estatal limitado para los propsitos especificados en la enmienda se estima en $648 millones para el ao fiscal 2015-16 y aume nta a $1.268 mil millones hacia el vigsimo ao. Si eso traer como consecuencia gastos estatales adicio nales depende de futuras acciones legislativas y no puede determinarse. De la misma manera, tampoco puede determinarse el impacto sobre los ingresos de gobiernos locales, si los hubiera. No se prevn costos de gobiernos locales. ARTCULO X VARIOS SECCIN 28. Fondo Fiduciario de Adquisicin de Tierras. a) Con vigencia el 1 de julio del ao posterior a la aprobacin de esta enmienda por parte de los v otantes y durante un perodo de 20 aos a partir de esa fecha de entrada en vigor, el Fondo Fiduciario de Adquisicin de Tierras recibir no menos del 33% de los ingresos netos derivados del impuesto especi al existente sobre documentos, tal como se define en los estatutos vigentes al 1 de enero de 2012, enmendados de tanto en tanto, o de cualquier impuesto sucesor o de reemplazo, despus de que el Departamento de Hacienda deduzca primero un cargo de servicio con el fin de pagar los costos de recopilacin y aplicacin del impuesto especial sobre documentos. b) El dinero del Fondo Fiduciario de Adquisicin de Tierras se emplear nicamente con los siguiente s propsitos: 1) Como lo establece la ley, para financiar o refinanciar: la adquisicin o mejora de tierras, reas de agua y derechos inmobiliarios relacionados, entre ellos las servidumbres de conservacin y los recursos par a tierras objeto de conservacin, como, por ejemplo, pantanos, bosques y hbitat de peces y vida silve stre; reas de administracin de vida silvestre; tierras que protegen los recursos hdricos y las fuentes de agua potable, entre ellos las tierras que protegen la calidad y cantidad del agua en ros, lagos, arroyos manantiales, y tierras que brindan recarga de agua subterrnea y sistemas acuferos; tierras en el rea agrcola de los Everglades y el rea de proteccin de los Everglades, como estn definidas en el Art culo II, Seccin 7(b); playas y costas; tierras de recreacin al aire libre, incluidos senderos recreativ os, parques y espacios abiertos urbanos; paisajes rurales; establecimientos agrcolas y ganaderos en actividad, emplazamientos histricos o geolgicos; junto con la administracin, restauracin de sistemas natura les y mejoramiento del acceso pblico o disfrute recreativo de las tierras objeto de conservacin. 2) Para el pago del servicio de la deuda sobre los bonos emitidos conforme al Artculo VII, Seccin 11(e). c) El dinero depositado en el Fondo Fiduciario de Adquisicin de Tierras, tal como se define en los estatutos vigentes al 1 de enero de 2012, no estar mezclado ni se mezclar con el Fondo de Ingreso s Generales del Estado. Uso de marihuana para algunas enfermedades Permite el uso mdico de la marihuana a las personas con enfermedades debilitantes, segn lo determi ne un mdico autorizado por el Estado de Florida. Permite a los cuidadores asistir a los pacientes en e l uso mdico de marihuana. El Departamento de Salud deber inscribir y regular los centros que producen y distribuyen marihuana con fines mdicos y debern extender tarjetas de identificacin a pacientes y cuidadores. Se aplica nicamente a las leyes del Estado de Florida. No autoriza infracciones de la l ey federal ni ningn uso, posesin o produccin de marihuana con fines que no sean mdicos. El aumento de costos generado por esta enmienda para el gobierno estatal y los gobiernos locales no puede determinarse. Habr actividades adicionales de regulacin y aplicacin asociadas a la producci n y venta de marihuana con fines mdicos. Las tarifas compensarn al menos en parte los costos de regulacin. Si bien el impuesto sobre la venta se aplica a las compras, los cambios fiscales no pued en determinarse de manera razonable, dado que, si no existe una accin legislativa o administrativa est atal, no est claro en qu medida la marihuana con fines mdicos estar exenta de impuestos. ARTCULO X VARIOS SECCIN 29. Produccin, posesin y uso de marihuana con fines mdicos. (a) POLTICA PBLICA. (1) El uso mdico de marihuana por parte de un paciente calificado o un cuidador personal no est su jeto a responsabilidad ni a sanciones penales o civiles conforme a las leyes del Estado de Florida, excep to segn se indica en esta seccin. (2) Un mdico autorizado por el Estado de Florida no estar sujeto a responsabilidad penal o civil n i a sanciones, conforme a las leyes del Estado de Florida, por extender un certificado mdico a una pers ona diagnosticada con una enfermedad debilitante de conformidad con esta seccin. (3) Las acciones y el comportamiento de un centro de tratamiento de marihuana con fines mdicos insc rito ante el Departamento, o sus empleados, segn se contempla en esta seccin y en cumplimiento de las reglamentaciones del Departamento, no estarn sujetos a responsabilidad ni a sanciones penales o civ iles conforme a las leyes del Estado de Florida, excepto segn se indica en esta seccin. (b) DEFINICIONES. A los fines de esta seccin, las siguientes palabras y trminos tendrn los siguie ntes significados: (1) Enfermedad debilitante significa cncer, glaucoma, estado positivo del virus de inmunodeficien cia humana (VIH), sndrome de inmunodeficiencia adquirida (SIDA), hepatitis C, esclerosis lateral amiotr fica (ELA), enfermedad de Crohn, enfermedad de Parkinson, esclerosis mltiple u otras enfermedades para l as cuales, a criterio del mdico, los beneficios del uso mdico de la marihuana probablemente seran superiores a los riesgos potenciales para la salud de un paciente. (2) Departamento significa el Departamento de Salud o su agencia sucesora. (3) Tarjeta de identificacin significa un documento emitido por el Departamento que identifica a una persona que tiene un certificado mdico o a un cuidador personal de por lo menos veintin (21) aos de edad que ha aceptado asistir a un paciente calificado en el uso mdico de marihuana. (4) Marihuana tiene el significado otorgado al cannabis en la Seccin 893.02(3) de los Estatutos d e Florida (2013). (5) Centro de tratamiento de marihuana con fines mdicos significa una entidad que adquiere, culti va, posee, procesa (incluido el desarrollo de productos relacionados tales como alimentos, tinturas, aer osoles, aceites o ungentos), transfiere, transporta, vende, distribuye, despacha o administra marihuana, productos que contienen marihuana, suministros relacionados o material educativo a pacientes calific ados o a sus cuidadores personales y que est inscrito ante el Departamento. (6) Uso mdico significa la adquisicin, posesin, uso, entrega, transferencia o administracin de marihuana o suministros relacionados por parte de un paciente calificado o un cuidador personal para ser usados por un paciente calificado para el tratamiento de una enfermedad debilitante. (7) Cuidador personal significa una persona de por lo menos veintin (21) aos de edad que ha aceptado asistir a un paciente calificado en el uso mdico de marihuana y tiene una tarjeta de identificacin de cuidador emitida por el Departamento. Un cuidador personal no puede asistir a ms de cinco (5) pacientes por vez. Un empleado de un proveedor de cuidados paliativos o de un centro mdic o o de un hogar de ancianos puede actuar como cuidador personal para ms de cinco (5) pacientes calificados, segn lo permite el Departamento. Est prohibido para los cuidadores personales consumi r marihuana obtenida para el uso personal y mdico del paciente calificado. (8) Mdico significa un mdico autorizado por el Estado de Florida. (9) Certificado mdico significa un documento por escrito firmado por un mdico, en el que se indi ca que, en la opinin profesional del mdico, el paciente sufre de una enfermedad debilitante, que los beneficios potenciales del uso mdico de la marihuana probablemente sean superiores a los riesgos pa ra la salud del paciente, y se indica durante cunto tiempo el mdico recomienda el uso mdico de marihuana para el paciente. Un certificado mdico slo puede extenderse despus de que el mdico hay a realizado un examen fsico del paciente y una evaluacin completa del historial mdico del paciente. (10) Paciente calificado significa una persona a la que se le ha diagnosticado una enfermedad debilitante, que tiene un certificado mdico y una tarjeta de identificacin vlida de paciente cali ficado. Si el Departamento no comienza a emitir tarjetas de identificacin dentro de los nueve (9) meses posterior es a la fecha de entrada en vigor de esta seccin, un certificado mdico vlido servir como tarjeta de identificacin de paciente para permitir que una persona se convierta en paciente calificado hasta tanto el Departamento comience a emitir tarjetas de identificacin. (c) LIMITACIONES. (1) Nada de lo contenido en esta seccin afectar a las leyes referidas al uso no mdico, posesin, produccin o venta de marihuana. (2) Nada de lo contenido en esta seccin autoriza el uso de marihuana con fines mdicos a cualquier persona que no sea un paciente calificado. (3) Nada de lo contenido en esta seccin permite la operacin de un vehculo de motor, embarcacin o aeronave mientras se est bajo la influencia de la marihuana. (4) Nada de lo contenido en esta seccin requiere que se infrinjan las leyes federales o pretende ot orgar inmunidad conforme a las leyes federales. (5) Nada de lo contenido en esta seccin requerir adaptacin alguna para el uso mdico de marihuana en ningn lugar de educacin o trabajo, ni para fumar marihuana con fines mdicos en ningn sitio pbli co. (6) Nada de lo contenido en esta seccin requerir que ningn proveedor de seguros de salud u organi smo o autoridad del gobierno reembolse a ninguna persona por los gastos relacionados con el uso mdico d e marihuana. (d) OBLIGACIONES DEL DEPARTAMENTO. El Departamento deber emitir reglamentaciones razonables y necesarias para la implementacin y aplicacin de esta seccin. El propsito de las reglamentaciones es garantizar la disponibilidad y el uso seguro de marihuana con fines mdicos por parte de los pacient es calificados. Es obligacin del Departamento promulgar reglamentaciones de manera oportuna. (1) Implementacin de reglamentaciones. Con el objeto de otorgarle al Departamento tiempo suficiente despus de la aprobacin de esta seccin, las siguientes reglamentaciones debern promulgarse a ms tardar seis (6) meses despus de la fecha de entrada en vigor de esta seccin: a. Procedimientos para la emisin de tarjetas de identificacin de paciente calificado a las persona s portadoras de certificados mdicos, y estndares para la renovacin de dichas tarjetas de identifica cin. b. Procedimientos para la emisin de tarjetas de identificacin de cuidador personal a personas cali ficadas para asistir a un paciente calificado en el uso mdico de marihuana, y estndares para la renovacin de dichas tarjetas de identificacin. c. Procedimientos para la inscripcin de Centros de Tratamiento de Marihuana Con Fines Mdicos, que incluyan procedimientos para la emisin, renovacin, suspensin y revocacin de inscripciones, y estndares para garantizar la seguridad informtica, el mantenimiento de registros, anlisis, etique tado, inspeccin y seguridad. d. Una reglamentacin que defina la cantidad de marihuana que podra considerarse un suministro adecuado y razonable para el uso mdico de los pacientes calificados, sobre la base de las mejores pruebas disponibles. Esta presuncin referida a la cantidad puede contrarrestarse con pruebas del us o mdico apropiado por parte de un paciente calificado en particular. (2) Emisin de tarjetas de identificacin e inscripciones. El Departamento comenzar a emitir tarjet as de identificacin de paciente calificado y cuidador personal, y tambin iniciar la inscripcin de Cent ros de Tratamiento de Marihuana Con Fines Mdicos a ms tardar nueve (9) meses despus de la fecha de entrada en vigor de esta seccin. (3) Si el Departamento no emite las reglamentaciones, o si el Departamento no comienza a emitir tarj etas de identificacin y a inscribir a Centros de Tratamiento de Marihuana Con Fines Mdicos dentro de los p lazos establecidos en esta seccin, cualquier ciudadano del Estado de Florida tendr derecho a valerse de recursos judiciales para obligar al cumplimiento de las obligaciones constitucionales del Departamen to. (4) El Departamento deber proteger la confidencialidad de todos los pacientes calificados. Todos lo s registros que contengan la identidad de los pacientes calificados debern ser confidenciales y estar exentos de divulgacin pblica excepto con fines mdicos o referidos al cumplimiento de la ley vlidos. (e) LEGISLACIN. Nada de lo contenido en esta seccin limitar a la legislacin para promulgar leyes coherentes con esta disposicin. (f) DIVISIBILIDAD. Las disposiciones contenidas en esta seccin son divisibles, y si cualquier tribu nal competente declara la invalidez de cualquier clusula, oracin, prrafo o seccin de esta medida, o su aplicacin, las dems disposiciones continuarn vigentes en la mayor medida posible. Nombramiento Eventual para Ciertos Cargos Judiciales Vacantes Proponer una enmienda a la Constitucin del Estado en la que se establezca que el Gobernador debe cubrir las vacantes eventuales en los cargos judiciales que estn sujetos a elecciones de retencin cuando los jueces o magistrados se encuentren por cumplir la edad legal para jubilarse o en el supuesto de que no califiquen para la eleccin de retencin; y permitir los nombramientos eventuales si un juez o magistrado no se retiene en su cargo en una eleccin de retencin. En la actualidad, el Gobernador no puede cubrir una vacante prevista hasta que termine el mandato del juez o magistrado actual. ARTCULO V PODER JUDICIAL SECCIN 10. Retencin; eleccin y mandatos. (a) Cualquier juez o magistrado puede calificar para la retencin, la cual se produce mediante el voto de los electores en la prxima eleccin general que sea anterior a la conclusin del mandato del juez o mag istrado por las causas establecidas por ley. Cuando Si un juez o magistrado no est habilitado para ser retenido o no cumple con los requisitos para la retencin, se producir una vacante eventual al finalizar el periodo de calificacin de retencin a fin de nombrar un juez o magistrado sucesor, y se producir una vacante en ese cargo judicial a la finalizacin del mandato cumplido por el juez o magistrado. Cuando un juez o mag istrado califique como tal para la retencin, en la boleta se deber leer claramente lo siguiente: Deber el Magistrado (o Juez) ...(nombre del juez o magistrado)... de la...(nombre de la corte)... ser retenid o en el cargo judicial? Si la mayora de los electores calificados que votan dentro de la jurisdiccin terr itorial de la corte eligen retenerlo, entonces, el juez o magistrado continuar ejerciendo sus funciones durante u n periodo de seis aos. Este mandato del juez o magistrado que ha sido retenido comenzar el primer ma rtes luego del primer lunes de enero siguiente a la eleccin general. Si la mayora de los electores cali ficados que votan dentro de la jurisdiccin territorial de la corte eligen no retenerlo, una vacante eventual se producir inmediatamente luego de la eleccin general con la finalidad de nombrar a un juez o magist rado sucesor, y se producir una vacante en ese cargo judicial a la finalizacin del mandato cumplido por el juez o magistrado. (b)(1) Se deber mantener el mtodo de eleccin de jueces de circuito sin perjuicio de las disposici ones de la sub-seccin (a), excepto que la mayora de los votantes en la jurisdiccin de dicho circuito apru eben la opcin local de elegir a los jueces de circuito mediante el sistema de seleccin por mrito y elecci ones de retencin en lugar de mediante una eleccin. La eleccin de los jueces de circuito deber realizarse mediante el voto de electores calificados dentro de la jurisdiccin territorial de la corte. (2) Se deber mantener el mtodo de eleccin de los jueces de la corte del condado, sin perjuicio de las disposiciones de la sub-seccin (a), excepto que la mayora de los votantes en la jurisdiccin de di cho condado aprueben la opcin local de elegir a los jueces del condado mediante el sistema de seleccin por mrito y elecciones de retencin en lugar de mediante una eleccin. La eleccin de los jueces del Co ndado deber realizarse mediante el voto de electores calificados dentro de la jurisdiccin territorial de la corte. (3)a. En la eleccin general del ao 2000 se deber votar en cada jurisdiccin territorial de circui to y de condado para decidir si el modo de elegir a los jueces de circuito y a los jueces del condado ser m ediante el sistema de seleccin por mrito y elecciones de retencin en lugar de mediante una eleccin. Si l os electores votan por no ejercer esta opcin local, esta opcin no podr someterse a votacin de los e lectores en esa jurisdiccin hasta que hayan transcurrido al menos dos aos. b. A partir del ao 2000, cada circuito puede presentar la opcin local de eleccin por mrito y ele cciones de retencin o de la eleccin de jueces de circuito, segn corresponda, al presentar una solicitud ante el encargado de los registros estatales. Dicha solicitud deber estar firmada por un nmero de electore s igual a por lo menos el diez por ciento de los votos emitidos en la jurisdiccin de ese circuito en la lt ima eleccin presidencial efectuada. c. A partir del ao 2000, cada condado puede presentar la opcin local de eleccin por mrito y elec ciones de retencin o la eleccin de los jueces del condado, segn corresponda, al presentar una solicitud ante el supervisor de las elecciones. Dicha solicitud deber estar firmada por un nmero de electores igual a por lo menos el diez por ciento de los votos emitidos en el condado en la ltima eleccin presidencial efec tuada. Los mandatos de los jueces de circuito y los jueces de condado sern de seis aos. SECCIN 11. V a cantes. (a)(1) Siempre que se produzca una vacante en un cargo judicial sujeto a la eleccin de retencin, el gobernador deber cubrir la vacante mediante el nombramiento de una persona entre al menos tres y no ms de seis personas nominadas por la comisin judicial de nombramientos correspondiente, por un periodo que finalizar el primer martes luego del primer lunes de enero del ao siguiente a las prx imas elecciones generales que se efecten al menos un ao despus de la fecha del nombramiento. (2) Siempre que se produzca una vacante eventual en un cargo judicial sujeto a la eleccin de retenc in, el gobernador deber cubrir esa vacante eventual mediante el nombramiento de un juez o un magistrado de entre al menos tres personas y no ms de seis personas nominadas por la comisin judicial de nombramientos correspondiente. El plazo del nombramiento comienza cuando finaliza el plazo del cargo que qued vacante y concluye el primer martes luego del primer lunes de enero del ao siguiente a la prxima eleccin general. (b) El gobernador deber cubrir cada vacante de una corte de circuito o de una corte de condado, en donde los jueces sean elegidos por mayora de votos de los electores, al nombrar a una persona entre no me nos de tres y no ms de seis personas nominadas por la comisin judicial de nombramientos correspondient e, por un periodo que concluye el primer martes luego del primer lunes de enero del ao que sigue a ele ccin primaria y general que se efecte por lo menos un ao despus de la fecha del nombramiento. Se debe r realizar una eleccin para cubrir ese cargo judicial por el periodo del cargo que comienza al finali zar el periodo del cargo por nombramiento. (c) Los nombramientos se debern realizar dentro de los treinta das desde que se ha producido la va cante o vacante eventual, excepto que el gobernador extienda el perodo por un lapso que no podr exceder los treinta das. El gobernador deber realizar el nombramiento dentro de los sesenta das desde que los nombramientos hayan sido certificados ante el gobernador. (d) Tal como lo establece la legislacin general, debern existir diferentes comisiones judiciales d e nombramientos para el Tribunal Supremo, para cada tribunal de apelacin de distrito, y para cada cir cuito judicial en todos los juzgados de primera instancia del circuito. Las comisiones judiciales de nomb ramientos debern establecer reglamentos de procedimiento uniformes en cada nivel del sistema judicial. Tales reglamentos, o cualquier parte de ellos, podrn ser derogados por las leyes generales promulgadas co n la mayora de votos de cada cmara de la Asamblea Legislativa, o por el Tribunal Supremo de Justicia con el voto concurrente de cinco magistrados. A excepcin de las deliberaciones realizadas por las comisio nes judiciales de nombramientos, los procedimientos de las comisiones y sus registros debern estar abie rtos al pblico. Por favor, contine leyendo en la siguiente columna, arriba a la derecha continuado... # Se completo Terminado #
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BY TRACY LEE TATE Special to the Telegraph-TimesMonitor One of the neat things about growing up in a small, mostly rural county is the fact that the friends you make while you are young often turn out to be your best friends and business associates later in life. This is true for lifelong Bradford County resident Lawrence Mosley, and he said he wouldnt have it any other way. Mosley was born on Oct. 20, 1948 on a farm located at the northern end of Starke. Besides Mosley, parents Irvin and Doular had three girls and another boy, all of whom are still living. One sister, Judy Roundtree, still lives in the area. Mosley was educated in Starke, where he played junior varsity football. Sports fell second to practicality in his junior year, however, when he enrolled in the DVT program in which he attended classes half a day, then worked the other half. He may not have known it then but this first job was to set him in the path to what would become his lifelong profession. He worked at the Firestone store at the corner of U.S. 301 and S.R. 100, where CVS Pharmacy is located today. When Mosley graduated in 1966, he went to work there full time until he was drafted in 1968. Drafted into the Army, Mosley went to Vietnam, where he was shot in the leg. This event would change his life 40 years down the road, but at the time he knew it was a bad wound, which became infected with a rare infection in Japan and therefore took over a year to heal. They talked about taking the leg off then, Mosley said. I asked them not to. They said that I would lose it eventually. After 40 years I thought I might have dodged the bullet, but when I had my second knee replacement in 2008 the infection cam back and they had to amputate my leg. I knew it was going to happen eventually, but it was still a shock. Mosley has nothing but praise for the medical treatment he has received at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Gainesville. I have always received the best of care and all of my needs have been met by them, Mosley said. Personally, I have never had a problem scheduling an appointment and have always been satisfied with the treatment I have received. When he had recovered from being shot, Mosley returned to Bradford County. It was 1970 and the Firestone store had closed, so he went to work for Baldwin Chevrolet and Oldsmobile as service manager. After five years there, Mosley decided to strike out on his own and started his own tire business right next door in the old Chrysler building renting from Mack Baldwin. The grand opening occurred on June 1, 1975, a recurring date since he had been shot on June 1, 1969. The business, Mosley Tire Company, eventually moved south of town to the building which had housed the B&G Truck Stop. The property had been foreclosed on and was auctioned by the Florida Bank He credits getting the building to Jay Thompson, the loan officer at the bank, who helped him get financing to made the purchase. Mosley married in 1966 and had one daughter, Dawn Miscally, with wife, Linda. He worked hard at building his business and in his own words Regional News Regional News B Section Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 News from Bradford County, Union County and the Lake Region FEATURES CRIME SOCIALS OBITUARIES EDITORIAL 15160 US Hwy 301 1/2 mile north of Walmart (904) 964-3200 06 DODGE STRATUS .....................................$5,995 06 DODGE RAM ...............................................$7,995 06 JEEP LIBERTY LIMITED ....................................$8,495 11 CHEVY AVEO LT .........................................$8,995 09 NISSAN SENTRA ......................................$9,995 07 FORD SPORT TRAC ...............................$12,995 10 TOYOTA CAMRY LE ...............................$13,995 13 CHRYSLER 200 .......................................$13,995 14 JEEP COMPASS ......................................$15,995 12 NISSAN ROUGE ......................................$16,995 12 RAM 1500 V8 ............................................$16,995 11 LINCOLN MKZ .........................................$17,995 14 CHEVY IMPALA LTZ ...............................$17,995 07 JEEP WRANGLER UNLIMITED .......................$19,995 12 HYUNDAI SONATA LTD ...........................$19,995 11 JEEP WRANGLER RUBICON ..............$27,995 TIRE ROTATIONwith any four wheel brake job.WIPER BLADESwith a 30K, 60K or 90K factory recommended service.23-POINT INSPECTIONon every retail service ticket. 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See dealer for details. **Art for illustration purposes only, prior sale subject to early deadlines.MAY REQUIRE FINANCING WITH CHRYSLER CREDITOffer expires 08/31/14 Offer expires 08/31/14 Offer expires 08/31/14 2014Dodge Grand Caravan MSRP: $22,185 $19,2462014RAM 1500 MSRP: $25,905 $20,6242015Chrysler 200 MSRP: $25,145 $20,683 SALE PRICE2014Jeep Wrangler MSRP: $28,256 $25,904 SALE PRICE SALE PRICE SALE PRICE Mosley: lifelong BC resident has lived the life he wanted NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING CONCERNING A VARIANCE AS PROVIDED FOR IN THE BRADFORD COUNTY LAND DEVELPOMENT REGUALTIONS BY THE PLANNING AND ZONING BOARD OF BRADFORD COUNTY, FLORIDA, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, pursuant to the Bradford County Land Development Regula tions, as amended, hereinafter re ferred to as the Land Development Regulations, objections, recommen dations and comments concerning a variance, as described below, will be heard by the Board of Adjustment of Bradford County, Florida, at a pub lic hearing on September 8, 2014 at 6:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter can be heard, in the Coun ty Commission Meeting Room, North Wing, County Courthouse located at 945 North Temple Avenue, Starke, Florida. V-14-02, a petition by Shelia W. Hardee, et al, to request a Variance be granted as provided for in Section 220.127.116.11 of the Bradford County Land Development Regulations to allow a variance from minimum yard require ments in a Residential Single Fam ily (RSF-1) zoning classification from the required 15 feet side setback to requested 5 feet side setback of the property described as follows: A parcel of land lying within Section 13, Township 8 South, Range 22 East, being Parcel Number: 0520-000000 and Parcel Number 05520-000100, containing 0.52 acre more or less. The public hearing may be continued to one or more future dates. Any inter ested party shall be advised that the date, time and place of any continu ation of the public hearing shall be announced during the public hearing and that no further notice concerning the matter will be published, unless said continuation exceeds six calen dar weeks from the date of the above referenced public hearing. At the aforementioned public hear ing, all interested parties may ap pear to be heard with respect to the variance. Copies of the variance application are available for public inspection at the Office of the Director of Zon ing, Planning, and Building, County Courthouse located at 945 North Temple Avenue, North Wing, Starke, Florida, during regular business hours. All persons are advised that if they decide to appeal any decision made at the above referenced public hear ing, they will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such pur pose, they may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. 8/28 1tchg-B-sect Legals See MOSLEY, 2B
made a good living. As a local businessman, Mosley did his part to serve the community, serving on the Bradford County Commission from 1980-88. He chaired that body three times. Along with commission members Maxie Carter, Jr., E.W. Hodges, E.L. Norman and Wilbur Waters, he faced some difficult decisions that were not always popular with county residents. In 1984, we had major road issues, Mosley said. We had 357 miles of dirt roads in the county with no money to pave them and not enough funds to maintain them as they should be. We ended up passing a localoption gasoline tax of 6 cents to pay for paving. There really wasnt much else we could do. Mosley said he still thinks this tax is a good idea, since there are still more dirt roads in the county in need of paving and all of the roads can benefit from the funds for maintenance and improvements. A year later, the commission was faced with another highdollar issue the closing of the landfill at Keystone Heights. The closing of the landfill was a very big process and was also pretty expensive, Mosley said. It was one of those things which had to be done right then, not put off a year or two. We ended up passing a local-option assessment to cover the costs. I dont think anyone was very happy about it, but it had to be done. Mosley said that, at the time, Bradford County was a very close-knit, clannish community making it unique in the area. It has changed now, he said, mostly due to the influx of residents who work in larger urban areas, but want to live in a quieter area. Although he worked hard, both in his business and in the community, Mosley did occasionally take time out to play. He said he enjoyed fishing, but that his real passion was hunting ducks, geese and doves. My brother was on the Baltimore Police Department and a man he worked with had a large farm on the eastern shore of the Chesapeake Bay, Mosley said. Leroy Jackson, Neil Tucker, Pat Welch, Doyle Thomas and I would go up there to shoot geese and ducks. It was always a really fun trip. Always on the look out for fun, Mosley could often be found behind the scenes on humorous and complex practical jokes often in the company of Lawtey sawmill owner Tom Tatum (a friend since childhood) and several other local men. Most memorable of these has to be the mock funeral given to Tatums political machine after Tatum had supported about 20 losing candidates in a row. Mosley was in business with Thomas for a while in T & M Towing. Eventually Thomas bought him out, but the name remains the same. Mosley cites the greatest influence in his life as J.L. Andrews, a local entrepreneur. Andrews would come to the tire store and just hang around and talk. Mosley said he gleaned a great deal of business advice and just plain good sense from chatting with Andrews and listening to his stories. Mosley lost his wife in 1995 to pancreatic cancer. He lost his leg in 2008. He planned then to simply close Mosley Tire, but changed his mind when his son-in-law, Russell Miscally Jr., showed interest in taking over the business. Russell had worked for me for several years at the tire store before going to Jacksonville to do HVAC work, Mosley said. He said he wanted to come back to work in town and would take over the business. I was happy to see him take over. Mosley is retired, but not inactive. While he has not hunted in about 20 years, he does enjoy spending time outside with his purebred Angus cattle. Ive always had a few cattle, Mosley said. I started with just my family land and have slowly built up to almost 100 acres. I now have more the 40 Angus, all purebred. I sell their offspring, usually as breeding stock. I like riding around on my fourwheeler and talking to the cattle. I always get the answer I want from them. Mosley also has an interest in, as he calls it, junk. His partner is Nancy Franks, who knows the antique business. Pickle Peppers Antiques and Thrift Shop is located on U.S. 301 in the building that housed the Silver Lining Indian Trading Post for many years. I like junk, Mosley said with a smile. Nancy knows the business and where I see junk, she sees merchandise. I go to the auctions and look, but I usually let her decide what to buy for the store. Except for old neon automotive signs. I collect those. Off to the side, behind his house, Mosley has a building that has both inside and outside eating areas, as well as kitchen facilities. This building is used for entertaining of all sorts, from birthday parties to political fundraisers. Mosley admits he loves to entertain. The area also gives him a place to exhibit all his automotive memorabilia. Mosley stays busy, often meeting friends for lunch or other activities. He also enjoys spending time with his two grandchildren. He says he is content with his life. I think I have done a great many things I wanted to do in my life and accomplished some things as well, Mosley said. Best of all, I have managed to have a little fun along the way and made some good, lifelong friends as well. BY TRACY LEE TATE Special to the Telegraph-TimesMonitor What does Bradford County Sheriff Gordon Smith have in common with horror writer Stephen King? Or local firefighter Ashley Moore share with Academy Award-winning director Steven Spielberg? And what commonality do Carrie Underwood, Bradford County Tax Collector Teresa Phillips and Martha Stewart all share? All of these people have taken the Ice Bucket Challenge to benefit ALS and have challenged others to do the same. The Ice Bucket Challenge is the latest gimmick used to raise funds for charity. Only about a year old, it has been used to raise money for cancer and other causes before ALS. Its difficult to generate a complete list of challenge takers locally, but participants include a number of local pundits as well and a good share of just plain folks. Bradford County Sheriff Gordon Smith took the plunge after being challenged by his brother, Rusty. He challenged fellow law enforcement administrators: Starke Police Chief Jeff Johnson, Columbia County Sheriff Mark Hunter and Union County Sheriff Brad Whitehead. Smith was quick to let all his viewers know that Im not scared. Ben Carter and Matt Waters challenged firefighter Ashley Moore. He challenged Jason Hersey, Dustin Hamilton, Bill Crutchfield and Phillip Crawford to face the ice, and then took one of the more creative approaches; he had the bucket of a frontend loader filled with ice water and then dumped on him by an assistant off camera. In his video he stated he was acting to benefit the Make a Wish Foundation. The award for the most creative use of heavy equipment props in the filming of an ice bucket video goes to Bradford County Tax Collector Teresa Phillips however, who performed an ice dumpster challengeallowing a dumpster full of ice water to be poured over her on camera. Other local stars include Randy Alldredge, his wife, Kim, and son, Blake, Barry Warren, Stefan Wheeler, Brian Woodall, Jim Mitzel and his son Patrick, Matt Waters, Lane Reddish and Lorrie Rehberg. Estimates 2B Telegraph, Times & Monitor B Section Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 PRICES AVAILABLEAUG 27 SEP 2 $199 lb $299 lb $579$2999 9$149 Amazing quality. Fantastic prices.Satisfaction Guaranteed $399lb $299 $24 9 lb $69 9 lb $399 $ $690 10 LB Open 7 Days a Week 8am to 8pm1371 South Walnut St. (Hwy 301) Starke (904) 368-9188 19 OZ PKG $ 10 OZ PKG EA 10 LB PKG 12 OZ PKG EA 1699 N. 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The PAT was no good. Union responded by scoring on three straight possessions. First, another 85-yard drive, that featured a 24-yard run by Durn to the Hilliard 26. Durn followed that with a 16-yard run, setting up a 10-yard touchdown run by Cox, with McDavids PAT making it 14-6 with 58 seconds remaining in the first quarter. On the Tigers next drive, Cox completed 4-of-4 passes for 67 yards. A 29-yard pass play to Johnson set up first-and-goal at the 5-yard line. Johnson, who rushed for 72 yards on seven carries, scored on a run from there, with a two-point pass play from Casey Driggers to Zach Lee making it a 22-6 game. Durn, who rushed for 87 yards on 10 carries, put the Tigers on the move on their next drive with carries of 12 and 14 yards. Darion Robinsons 34-yard run set up first-and-goal at the 6. Robinson, who finished with 47 yards on six carries, eventually scored on a 1-yard run. After McDavids PAT, Union led 29-6 with 4:53 left in the half. Hilliard made it a 17-point game at the half when Jenkins completed a 19-yard touchdown pass to Josh Taylor. Jenkins was 4-of-5 on the drive and finished the game 21-of-36 for 166 yards. Unions Josh Hedman recovered a muffed kick to start the second half. That led to a 31-yard scoring drive that was helped by a 15-yard penalty against Hilliard. Cox found Parker Hodgson across the middle of the field for a 15-yard touchdown and a 35-12 lead. It was the final series of the game for Cox, who completed 13-of-25 passes for 210 yards. Hodgson finished the game with four receptions for 46 yards, while teammate Franklin Williams had four receptions for 44 yards. Most of Williams yards came on the Tigers next scoring drive. He caught two straight passes for gains of 10 and 12 yards as Union marched from Hilliards 42-yard line to the 13. A holding penalty nullified a touchdown run by Durn, but the Tigers would eventually find the end zone when backup BY DAN HILDEBRAN Monitor Editor Ridgeview High Schools varsity team scored a touchdown on the final play of the first half on its way to a 26-0 halftime lead over Keystone Heights upperclassmen. After the junior varsity teams completed the second half, Ridgeview bused out of the Lake Region with a 39-6 win in an Aug. 22 preseason kickoff classic. The Panthers first score came on a 5-yard run by quarterback Jordan Franco. Ridgeview failed to convert on the extra point, giving it a 6-0 lead with 5:26 left in the first quarter. The visitors next scored following a 61-yard pass completion from Franco to Chris Baptiste. On the following play, Baptiste ran it in from 9 yards out. James Perry added the PAT, giving the Panthers a 13-0 lead with 2:45 left in the first half. Ridgeview then put together a 13-play, 68-yard drive at the beginning of the second quarter. Quahlin Patterson highlighted the drive with a 27-yard gallop, and Franco connected with Johnny Ziegler for 21 more. The Panthers overcame two holding penalties, and Moore capped the effort with an 8-yard scoring run. Perry added the PAT, giving the Panthers a 20-0 lead with 9:02 left in the half. Ridgeviews final score in the half came on a 7-yard run by Patrick McDaniel as time expired. Perry added the extra point for a 26-0 lead. Keystone head coach Chuck Dickinson said his defense got pushed around by the bigger players from Orange Park, something he is not used to seeing. Generally, even though they are bigger than us, we usually play them pretty physically, and I didnt think we played defensively as physically as we have in years past, he said. Dickinson also said he was not satisfied by his teams tackling. We had probably 20 missed tackles, he said. I counted 1-23-4 on one play. The coached pinned some of his defensive shortcomings on inexperience. I looked out there at one time tonight on defense, and we had five sophomores on the field, he said. Dickinson added that he expects those 10th-graders to be on the field for much of the season. Dickinson was also without the services of three to four probable starters, including Anton Noble, who missed the game because of sickness. Keystone travels to Callahan Friday, Aug. 29, to open the regular season against West Nassau at 7:30 p.m. The Warriors, who were 3-6 last year, lost 18-7 to Englewood in a preseason classic. The two teams played each other to start the season last year, but the game was called due to the weather after West Nassau had built a 14-0 lead. Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 Telegraph, Times & Monitor B Section 3B Your Flooring Specialist Vinyl Carpet Ceramic Tile Hardwood & Laminate Floors Visit Our Showroom! SALES SERVICE INSTALLATIONCommerical Residential Se Habla E spaolMon Fri 8:30 am 5:30 pm Sat 9 am Noon 131 N. Cherry St. Starke, FL 32091BUYING POWER OF OVER 1400 STORES Dr. Virgil A. BerryCHIROPRACTIC PHYSICIANServing the area for 21 years. THERAPEUTIC MASSAGEAVAILABLE Modern methods with old-fashioned concern. Auto Accidents Work Injuries Headaches Neck and Back PainBack & Neck Pain Clinic BY CLIFF SMELLEY Staff Writer Host Hilliard scored three touchdowns against Union County High Schools junior varsity players to rally and tie the score in the fourth quarter, but quarterback Ty Cook found fellow sophomore Seth Hendricks in the back of the end zone for a 15-yard touchdown as time expired to give the Tigers a 48-42 win in an Aug. 22 kickoff classic. Union head coach Ronny Pruitt said it was exciting to watch the young players come through in the end. Theyll remember that, Pruitt said. The Tigers rolled up 599 yards of offense, with its varsity starters gaining 382 of that in the first half alone. The Tigers built a 42-12 lead before junior varsity players began entering the game late in the third quarter. As typical of a preseason game, Pruitt saw some things he likedsuch as a balanced offense, especially in a first half that saw the Tigers gain 193 yards on the ground and 189 yards through the airand some things he didntfour turnovers. Still, he noted that the team was playing quite a number of inexperienced players. Plus, the team met its goal of getting everyone playing time. Overall, with the effort they gave, Im proud of them, Pruitt said. Everybody got in. Im happy with that. The teams exchanged turnovers to open the game, but the Tigers put together an 85yard scoring drive following James Fords fumble recovery. Isaiah Johnson sparked the drive with a 22-yard run, while Antwan Durn had a 17-yard carry to the Hilliard 46. Johson, who had 141 yards rushing and receivingas well as 105 yards on four kick returns capped the drive when he took a short pass from Caleb Cox and turned it into a 40-yard touchdown. Tyler McDavids PAT put Union up 7-0 at the 6:46 mark of the first quarter. Hilliard pulled to within one with 2:33 left in the first quarter, taking advantage of a short a short punt. The Flashes had to drive only 28 yards, with a 10yard scramble by quarterback Bryce Jenkins setting up Austin Turners 5-yard touchdown run. BY CLIFF SMELLEY Staff Writer Lightning prevented the Bradford High School football team from playing its Aug. 21 preseason kickoff classic against Buchholz, so the Tornadoes will do without a warm-up and take to the field for the first time in their regular-season opener against Suwannee on Friday, Aug. 29, at 7:30 p.m. in Starke. This marked the second time in three years that weather has kept Bradford from playing its preseason game. Last year, the Tornadoes did play a kickoff classic, but their regular-season opener against Suwannee was canceled due to the weather. Bradford and Buchholz were supposed to play Aug. 21 at Citizens Field in Gainesville, but lightning delayed the start and caused the eventual postponement. At approximately 8:30 p.m., coaches and administrators from both schools discussed possibly postponing the game until Aug. 22, playing it either at the Buchholz practice field or at Bradford Highs David Hurse Stadium since Gainesville High School would be playing on Citizens Field that night. However, in the end, it was decided to cancel the game. Suwannee did play a preseason game, losing 28-27 to Madison County in overtime. The Bulldogs went 7-3 last year and was the runner-up in District 5 in Class 5A. Weather postpones Bradfords start to the season Visiting Ridgeview tops Keystone 39-6 Hilliard rallies, but Tigers win 48-42 on games last play
made by people knowledgeable about social media in the county estimate that between 150 and 200 people have participated so far an its not over yet. The Ice Bucket Challenge is the latest gimmick used to raise funds for charity. Only about a year old, it has been used to raise money for cancer and other causes before ALS. Whatever else you may say about the Ice Bucket Challenge is has raised an amazing amount of money in a relatively short time an amount so high it has been called a level of unprecedented giving, which the U.S. has never seen before, except perhaps in cases of disasters or other emergencies, an ALS spokesperson said. So far total donations are nearing the $80 million mark, with an estimated 1.7 million donors nationwide and its not over yet. So get your bucket, a bag of ice and decide who you want to invite to freeze or fund a great cause and, above all else, dont forget the towels. quarterback Driggers scrambled to his left before throwing back across the field to a wide-open Williams in the end zone for a 16-yard touchdown. McDavids PAT put the Tigers up 42-12. Driggers completed 3-of5 passes for 38 yards on his two series of work, while also catching three passes from Cox for 39 yards. Hilliard made the score 4220 after an eight-play, 71-yard drive. Gunner Chaires caught a 14-yard touchdown pass from Jenkins, with an Armani Scott run resulting in a successful twopoint play. The first two drives that featured junior varsity players ended in fumbles. Hilliard couldnt take advantage of the first one, but did drive 92 yards following the second. The big play was a 47-yard pass play to the Union 19. Union also committed a personal foul on the play, which set the Flashes up at the 9-yard line. Chaires scored on a run from there to make the score 42-26 with 6:06 to play. Union fumbled the ensuing kickoff, with Hilliard recovering at the Union 33. Travis Ray scored on a touchdown run from there. Chaires run on the twopoint play made the score 42-34. The Tigers Andre Hampton (nine carries, 91 yards) had a 40yard touchdown run nullified by a holding penalty, but the big run set up first down at the Hilliard 25. Union, though, would eventually turn the ball over on downs. A 32-yard pass play had the Flashes on the move again, while a 10-yard run by Chaires converted a fourth-down play. Chaires (4-of-8, 113 yards) later tossed a 20-yard touchdown to Brayden Carroll with 1:04 to play. Chaires successfully completed a pass on the twopoint conversion to tie the score. Hilliard attempted an onside kick, which Union recovered at the 50. A personal foul penalty on the Flashes helped the Tigers move to the 25-yard line. Alexander then had a 21-yard run to the 4-yard line. A holding penalty wiped out a touchdown run by Cook with less than 10 seconds remaining, but with time left for one more play, the quarterback hooked up with Hendricks for the game winner. It was theirs to win or lose, Pruitt said of the junior varsity players. That was the way it was going to be. The Tigers varsity team opens the season in earnest Friday, Aug. 29, with a home game against Potters House at 7:30 p.m. Potters House, which went 2-8 last season, is coming off of a 20-6 loss to Class 4A Ribault in a kickoff classic. Union defeated Potters House 34-0 last year in just a half of play before weather forced the game to be called early. The junior varsity team will travel to Newberry Thursday, Aug. 28, for a 7 p.m. game. quickly determine someones exact age. Ive met fourteen year olds that could pass for eighteen, and twenty-two year olds that could pass for twelve. So until a proper examination can be arranged, or proof of identity established, there will of course be questions as to someones age. As for the allegations of this being a phony scenario full of hypocrisy Im afraid I dont know what exactly is phony about it. Do you question that the children are here? Because they are. Do you question the conditions in their home countries, which are far worse than we have here in America? If you do, I would recommend a visit. Things such as air conditioning, sanitary water, plentiful food, pocket change, and indoor plumbing are not always available once you leave the luxuries of America. We do have our problems yes. Did they go about things the wrong way? Of course they did. But on the other hand, what parent would not do whatever it took to help their child? The argument about abortion is completely irrelevant to this conversation regardless of your views. This is not about those performing abortions or having them performed. This is about human children, alive and out in the world, who have found their way to our country. As for saying that the children are stealing jobs from blacks, that is an interesting statement. I was not aware that they were coming here to specifically steal jobs from any one group of people, be it by race or economic status. In fact, most illegal immigrants tend to work as migrant farm labor, filling agricultural jobs which would otherwise go unfilled by the surrounding community. The jobs only are required for parts of the year. Americans tend to stay in one place and do not generally want to move from region to region following work in the way the immigrants who have the gumption to come here do. Many places, such as orange groves here in Florida, would go out of business if they had to rely on only local help. As you stated, America does have many unresolved issues. Women are still not equal. Non-Christians are treated as less than equals. The LGBT community is the same way. Our political system is more focused on fighting each other than on cooperating and compromise. A good portion of the country wont let anything the government does accomplish anything because they dislike the president, rather than making the best of it. Then theres immigration. Yes, reform is needed. But to deny children even the basic aspects of simple human compassion is just inhumane. We judge other nations based on their human rights policies. Would you have us toss a bunch of children in the desert to die? There may be no right decision to make in this case. However, there is a legal one: the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008, signed into law by George W. Bush. An excerpt from the New York Times: Originally pushed by a bipartisan coalition of lawmakers as well as by evangelical groups to combat sex trafficking, the bill gave substantial new protections to children entering the country alone who were not from Mexico or Canada by prohibiting them from being quickly sent back to their country of origin. Instead, it required that they be given an opportunity to appear at an immigration hearing and consult with an advocate, and it recommended that they have access to counsel. It also required that they be turned over to the care of the Department of Health and Human Services, and the agency was directed to place the minor in the least restrictive setting that is in the best interest of the child and to explore reuniting those children with family members. It is classic unintended consequences, said Marc R. Rosenblum, deputy director of the U.S. Immigration Policy Program at the Migration Policy Institute. This was certainly not what was envisioned. http:// www.nytimes.com/2014/07/08/ us/immigrant-surge-rooted-inlaw-to-curb-child trafficking. html?_r=0 As they state, this is not what was intended by the law, but it is the law. Until that law can be changed by a squabbling Congress that refuses to cooperate with one another on the simplest of things there is only so much the government can do without breaking the law, which Republicans have already accused the president of doing on other issues with much glee and ire. Do we have a responsibility to take care of the worlds children? That is debatable. But these children are here, now, and whether abandoned or unaccompanied (or both, as the case may be) they are alone. If we mistreat them, how are we living up to the standard we try to set on a humanitarian basis? Do government agencies break laws? Of course, we all know they do. But to give permission to do so on this or anything is an open door to a very dark road. There are limits to compassion. Helping these children for the time being, however, will not break us. We need to work to fix the problem from progressing, but not abandon our duty to our fellow human beings by throwing them to the wolves. Steven Spitzer 4B Telegraph, Times & Monitor B Section Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 D e p o s i t s a r e f e d e r a l l y i n s u r e d b y t h e N C U A a U S G o v e r n m e n t A g e n c y f o r u p t o $ 2 5 0 0 0 0 A n n u a l P e r c e n t a g e Y i e l d ( A P Y ) e f f e c t i v e 7 / 3 0 / 2 0 1 4 a n d s u b j e c t t o c h a n g e a t a n y t i m e 2 5 m o n t h A P R i s 1 5 0 % 3 6 0 p e n a l t y d a y s O f f e r e x p i r e s 8 / 3 0 / 1 4 Letters email@example.com Dear Editor: Clay County has been harmonious in the relationship between the public and governmental agencies. Unfortunately, one group of three elected officials has opted to let its power go to its head. These three school board members have decided among themselves (sunshine?) that they should have even more power. First, they oppose actions by the ELECTED Superintendent of Schools and then they attempt to have the Superintendent APPOINTED rather than elected by the voters of the county. They are so anxious to assume this new power, they insist on an immediate decision. When the county commission voted to change the date, they initiate a law suit against the county. They are hiring an attorney from outside the county to represent their interests. Of course, the taxpayers of the Dear Editor: In response to Mr. Youngs comments about the irrelevance of compassion when dealing with children from south of the border: First, let me start off by stating that for most of the children in question, their approximate age is surely not in question. Some of them, however, will of course be questioned. Without any proof of when someone was born or what their name is (and I do mean actual proof, not just a simple statement), it can be difficult to Dear Editor: FactThe world owes the Jews much. FactThe Bible came through the Jews. FactThe Jews are Gods chosen people. FactThe Jews are a peaceful people. FactThe Jews are not thugs FactThe savior of mankind is a Jew. FactThe Truth can make you free. FactThe Jews will never be defeated. Henry Hodges Lawtey The facts concerning Jews A county divided county will absorb the cost of both the school boards hired gun and the attorney for the county. In my view, there are several problems relative to the school board appointing a Superintendent of Schools. First, do the board members have the expertise to make such a selection or will a high priced recruiting firm be hired to assist in the selection (again at taxpayer expense)? Next, how often do we hear of boards having to buy out the contract of the appointed Superintendent, usually before the end of the contract? Finally, I am not willing to give up my right to vote for any elected official. If we the voters are wise enough to elect the School Board members, why are we not wise enough to elect the Superintendent? Maybe, some members serve for too long a period. I would like to present term limits for members of the board similar to those on county commissioners. Do I sound angry and frustrated? Only because I am. Sam Katz, Keystone Heights Inhumane to deny children compassion UCHS Continued from 3B Continued from 2B
BY TRACY LEE TATE Special to the Telegraph-TimesMonitor Some old friends have moved to new quarters in Starke, but want all their patients to know they are still around and offering the same great services which they did in their old location. Pediatric Associates of Argyle, P.A. moved last week from their Edwards Road location to new quarters at 417 E. Call St. This is a satellite office of Dr. Orlando Rendons practice in Argyle in Jacksonville. Moving with Rendon is Anne L. Perantoni, an advanced registered nurse practitioner (ARNP). She will be at the new location five days a week, while Rendon will be there two days a week, with other doctors from his Argyle office there the other three days. Dr. Josephine Yatco will be working some days in the Starke practice, as will ARNPs Lauren Shivers and Christina Phillips. Rendon and Perantoni are both familiar faces in Bradford County. Before opening his own practice, Rendon had been a practicing pediatrician in the county since 1999. He has worked at Primary Care Associates, Bradford Family Medical Group and Shands Medical Group of Starke. Since November 2003, he has also worked as a preceptor (a handson teacher) for family practice residents from the University of Florida School of Medicine. Rendon is a graduate, with a doctor of medicine degree, from the Far Eastern University in Quezon City, Philippines. He interned at the Veterans Memorial Medical Center in Quezon, as well as working for the Rural Health Service and as staff physician for the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System. He completed a pediatric internship at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola and a pediatric residency at the University of Florida Health Science Center in Jacksonville, where he won the award for Best Resident in Continuity Care Clinic in the Department of Pediatrics. Prior to entering private practice he also worked for a year as chief resident in pediatrics at FHSC, then worked as a public health physician in Alexandria, Virginia. Rendon is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and is board certified in pediatrics. Perantoni is licensed as an advanced registered nurse practitioner, a registered nurse and a pediatric nurse practitioner. She holds a bachelors of science in nursing from Harwick College in Oneconta, New York and a master of science in nursing from the University of Florida. She has been working in Bradford County since 1992, as well as serving as an assistant professor and preceptor at the University of Florida, Graduate School, College of Nursing. Perantoni is a member of the American and Florida Nurses Associations. Both Rendon and Perantoni said their lives outside of work revolve around their spouses and, most especially, their children. Rendon and wife, Ruby, have one daughter, Camille who is 14 years old. She attends Bishop Snyder Catholic School in Jacksonville, where she is in the ninth grade. She already said she wants to do what her daddy does when she grows up. When not spending time with his daughter, Rendon said he like to shoot hoops (although his jump shot has declined with his age), walking on the beach and cooking Filipino food. Perantoni says when she is not spending time with her two daughters, Sarah, a senior at Keystone Heights High School and Christine, a fourth-grader at Southside Elementary School, and husband Doug Samons, a teacher at Southside, she likes to read and cook. Sarah says she wants to study nursing when she graduates, while Christine wants to be an aerospace engineer and be the first person to discover life on Mars. Rendon and Perantoni said they are thrilled with their new office and the building whose style they feel lends a family like appearance to the practice. The new building also allows them more space and has the advantage that the practice now owns its quarters rather then renting. Both are highly complementary of their staff, which made the move with them. Ruby Rendon is practice administrator. She holds a master of arts degree in human resources management from Mary Mount University in Arlington, Virginia. Perantonis medical assistant, Terri Henderson has been with her for 16 years and brings a total of 20-plus years experience to the practice. Barbara Kirkland, who manages the front desk, has been with the practice for 14 years. Christine Whitehead has been with them more than 10 years as a medical assistant. Medical assistant Casey Nettles has been with the practice for three years. We are all dedicated to our patients and want to cater to the communitys needs, Orlando Rendon said. We see young people from newborn to age 21. We do both well and sick visits and care for children with chronic illnesses, such as asthma and seizure disorders. We want to be part of the community and keep that in mind everyday. Pediatric Associates at Argyle is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. They are accepting new patients and accept most medical insurance, including Medicaid. They may be reached at 904-368-0368. Corene (Granny) Broughton celebrated her 84th Birthday and her many years of faithfulness and service to the Lord, on Saturday, August 10th. Family and friends gathered at Smyrna Baptist Church Fellowship Hall in Starke to celebrate with her. She has also been a member of Smyrna Baptist Church for many years. Broughton celebrates 84th birthday Amanda Carmichael and Raymond Craven, both of Starke announce their engagement. Amanda is the daughter of Johnny and Beth Phillips of Starke. She is a graduate of Bradford High and attends Bible Baptist Church. She is employed at All Purpose Glass and Mirror. Raymond is the son of Raymond Craven of Jewell Ridge, Virginia and Sandra Griffis of Starke. He is employed by CSX-FGE. The wedding is planned for Jan. 3, 2015 at 4 pm at the Charley E. Johns Conference Center with reception to follow. Invitations will be sent. Carmichael, Craven to wed There will be a 50 th Anniversary Celebration for John and Jenny Strickland on Sat. Sept. 6, at 5:00 pm in the Madison Street Baptist Church Atrium/Gym. Everyone is invited for fun, food and fellowship. Stricklands celebrate 50 years Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 Telegraph, Times & Monitor B Section 5B SR-230 E (2 miles east of US-301)B anquet Hall Driving Range Check out our web pagewww .starkegolf.com M emberships Available E xcellent Driving RangeP ro Shop Gift CertificatesG olf Lessons by AppointmentP rofessionally Run Tournaments H ome of the Strawberry Invitational Li ke us on facebook 964-(8473)13761 South US 301 Starke(1/2 mile south of walmart) Tires Wheels Vehicle Accessories Golf Carts & Parts Jo es Tires starting at: 904-368-0687 phwww.starkedivorce.comMARGARET ANDERSON1011 N. Temple Ave. Starke. FL (US 301 North)Family Law & Will Preparation30 years experience Margaret will continue to serve clients in Alachua County as well as Bradford & Union counties Morning Star Church in Worthington Springs celebrated Hazel Wall Day on July 26th. Church members, friends and family came to hear 96 year old Hazel Wall speak of her faith and many years of serving the Lord. Hazel shared some of lifes most valuable lessons, and some of her life experiences as depicted in her book, Cracker Girl, A Love Story! She received a standing ovation for her speech. The event ended with refreshments being served, and fellowship with those in attendance. Socials Church celebrates Hazel Wall Day Frazier and Ethel Kelly, Sr. will be celebrating their 27 th family reunion on Aug. 30 and 31st, at Charley E. Johns Conference Center in Starke. A recognition will be held for retired Capt./Co-Pastor Emanuel Joe Kiser will be held Sunday, Aug. 31, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Florida National Guard on Edwards Road in Starke. The event is sponsored by Bradford County Sheriff Gordon Smith, Starke Police Chief Jeff Johnson, Mt. Moriah Community Church Pastor Edward Hines and Truevine Ministries Pastor Ross Chandler. Kelly family reunion is Aug. 30-31 Recognition for Kiser to be held Aug. 31 Pediatric Associates: a new location, but still in Starke Anne Perantoni, and Dr. Orlando Rendon are at Argyle.
half with an interception each. Interlachen capped an 80-yard drive with a touchdown with 15 seconds remaining in the first half. Bradfords Rodderick Broomfield, though, turned in a huge play when he blocked the extra point. Luke completed four passes for 205 yards, with Dinkins catching every pass. Wakulla 28 BHS 7 An 80-plus-yard interception return for a touchdown by Jeffers accounted for Bradfords only points in a 28-7 loss to Wakulla. Wakulla led just 13-0 at the half, but its two touchdowns covered 50 and 74 yards on pass plays. Jeffers interception return made it a 21-7 game with 32 seconds remaining in the third quarter. Wakulla answered with a seven-minute scoring drive. Bradford was held to 38 yards in the second half, but Luke finished the game with 10 completions for 141 yards. Ardley caught three passes for 94 yards. BHS 27 Umatilla 14 6B Telegraph, Times & Monitor B Section Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 TOP: Tournament director Teeing off for Tornado pride BY CLIFF SMELLEY Staff Writer Bradford was the District 4-4A runner-up, which earned the Tornadoes a postseason berth, but most of the 2013 season was a struggle as the team won just three games. The Tornadoes went 3-1 in the district, with the lone loss coming by just one point against Keystone Heights. The nondistrict schedule was tough, though, with Bradford losing by an average margin of 21 points against mostly bigger schools. Here is a recap of the 2013 season: Baker Co. 43 BHS 6 Baker County scored four touchdowns of 21 yards or more, including two on 68-yard pass plays, as the Tornadoes lost their first game 43-6. The Tornadoes fell behind 21-0 before quarterback Jacob Luke hooked up with Cody Bias for a 14-yard touchdown with 7:06 to play in the second quarter. Bradfords offense was disrupted for the most part as Baker County made 15 tackles behind the line of scrimmage. Fort White 37 BHS 27 A 90-yard kickoff return for a touchdown by Kenny Dinkins made it a three-point game with approximately seven minutes to play, but the Bradford defense could not slow down Fort Whites rushing attack in a 37-27 loss. Fort White rushed for approximately 400 yards and answered Dinkins score with a 76-yard drive that was capped by a 20-yard touchdown run. Bradford fell behind 9-0, but scored two straight touchdowns on 54and 30-yard receptions by Dinkins. Lukes 10-yard touchdown pass to Chris Barron helped send the Tornadoes into the half up 20-16. The Tornadoes were held to 85 yards of offense in the second half as Dinkins kickoff return accounted for the teams only points. Dinkins finished with six receptions for 144 yards. Defensively, Toddreke Reed had a fumble recovery. BHS 25 The Villages 8 Travon Thomas 80-yard touchdown run was one of several big scoring plays that enabled Bradford to defeat the Villages 25-8 in its first district game. Thomas run occurred on the first play from scrimmage. The Tornadoes didnt score again in the first quarter, but went up 13-0 with Lukes 36-yard touchdown pass to Dinkins in the second quarter. The Villages put together a time-consuming 79-yard scoring drive to open the second half and make it a five-point game, but the Tornadoes responded with a scoring drive of their own, capped by Barrons 13-yard touchdown reception. Defensive back Holden Huggins made a key pass breakup in the end zone on a fourth-down play. Bradford then extended its lead with Lukes 69yard touchdown pass to Dinkins. Dinkins finished with three receptions for 118 yards, while Luke completed four passes for 131 yards. Thomas, who rushed for 119 yards on four carries, also had an interception on defense. Palatka 38 BHS 12 Bradford was within four points late in the first half, but Palatka would go on to build a 38-6 lead en route to handing the Tornadoes a 38-12 loss. Bias 1-yard touchdown run made it a 10-6 game, but Palatka returned the ensuing kickoff 74 yards to set up a touchdown before the end of the half. A 48-yard kickoff return to open the second half led to another Palatka touchdown, while a Bradford fumble set up another score. Dinkins, who had six receptions for 130 yards, caught a 13-yard touchdown pass from Luke in the fourth quarter. The touchdown was set up by Don Jeffers interception. Keaaris Ardley also had an interception for Bradford. BHS 14 Interlachen 12 Interlachen gave Bradford a scare with a fumble recovery for a touchdown with approximately two minutes to play, but the Tornadoes hung on for a 14-12 district win. The Rams went for two points after the late touchdown, but their pass attempt was incomplete. Bradford went up 14-0 in the first half, thanks to a big-time performance from Dinkins, who turned two short passes from Luke into touchdowns of 76 and 75 yards. Huggins and Thomas also had big defensive plays in the first BY CLIFF SMELLEY Staff Writer Keystone Heights won its first district championship in 16 years when it defeated Bradford 2120 to capture the District 4-4A crown. Prior to that close win, though, the Indians won three district games by a combined score of 124-20. Presented here is a recap of the teams entire season: KHHS 19 Wildwood 0 After their season opener against West Nassau was cancelled due to the weather, the Indians traveled to Wildwood and again dealt with weather issues, which forced a delayed start. The game was played, though, and Keystone came away with a 19-0 victory that featured a defensive effort that yielded just 30 yards and included three fumble recoveries by Chase Musselman. Two bad punts by Wildwood set up two Keystone scores: a 10yard touchdown pass from Blake Valenzuela to Micah Brown and an 8-yard touchdown run by Josh Knight. Keystone also added a touchdown on a 6-yard pass from Valenzuela to Kyler Teague. Union Co. 21 KHHS 7 Keystones offense struggled against Class 1A power Union County in a 21-7 loss. The Indians struggled offensively, not picking up a first down until late in the first half. Their lone score came in the latter stages of the fourth quarter when Anton Noble caught a 29-yard touchdown pass from Valenzuela. Union scored three touchdowns in the first half in building its 21-0 lead. KHHS 35 Umatilla 7 The Indians scored 21 points in the first quarter en route to defeating district opponent Umatilla 35-7. Valenzuela completed an 11yard touchdown pass to Brown to start the scoring, while Noble and Michael Carroll had touchdown runs of 3 yards each in the first quarter. Noble, who finished with 104 yards, added a 1-yard touchdown run in the second quarter and a 68-yard touchdown run in the fourth. Darein Gilio had two interceptions for the defense, while R.J. Harvin had one. Newberry 34 KHHS 24 Keystones most heartbreaking loss came by the score of 34-24 to Newberry. The Indians lost a 24-20 lead in the final 3:20. Valenzuelas 5-yard touchdown pass to Noble gave the Indians the late lead until Newberrys Monte Seabrook returned the ensuing kickoff 67 yards for a touchdown. Keystone fumbled away Newberrys kickoff, which the Panthers recovered and returned for the final score. It all took a span of 22 seconds. The Indians took a 17-0 lead. A 20-yard Valenzuela pass to Brown opened the scoring, while Noble scored on a 2-yard run before J.J. Schofield kicked a 36yard field goal. Seabrook was a thorn in Keystones side all game long. He scored on a 10-yard run and later returned an interception 100 yards to pull the Panthers to within three points. 2013 football: Tornadoes made playoffs, struggled outside of district 2013 football: Indians district title run began with dominant wins
Correction Last week we mistakenly ran an obituary for Leila Mae Byrd of Lake Geneva, who passed away several years ago, on Aug. 10, 2012. We apologize for any inconvenience or hardship this has placed on the family or friends of Leila Byrd. Adam Adkins BRADFORD COUNTYAdam Edward Adkins, 35, a lifelong resident of Bradford County died on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014 at his residence. He was born in Orange Park on Feb. 19, 1979 to Roy Lee Adkins and Robyn Clinger Adkins. He was raised in Bradford County where he attended school and graduated in 1997. He attended the Community Christian Church in Keystone Heights for many years. He was a mechanic at Oral Tanners Garage in Lawtey for many years. He was preceded in death by his uncle, Mark Adkins and his paternal grandparents, Edward S. Adkins, Sr. and Ruby Adkins. He is survived by: parents, Roy Lee and Robyn Clinger Adkins of Lake Butler; brothers, Justin Lee (Lindley) Adkins of Clay County, and Clint Garner (Tonia Strong) Adkins of Starke; and maternal grandparents, Edwin (Doris) Clinger of Canton, Ohio. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Thursday, Aug. 28, at 7:00 pm at Kingsley Lake Baptist Church with Pastor Zeb Cook officiating. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Kingsley Lake Baptist Church Youth Program, 6289 Mary Dot Lane, Starke, FL 32091. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Archie Tanner Funeral Services of Starke. Carolyn Bjorlin MONROE, NORTH CAROLINA Carolyn Rogers Bjorlin, 75, formerly of Starke, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. She was born in Winter Garden on July 25, 1939, daughter of Era Smith Rogers and the late Henry David Rogers. She received her BS and Masters in Nursing from the University of Florida. She was an administrator with Laurel OB/GYN of Charlotte and Monroe Family Medical Center, Monroe, North Carolina. She is survived by: mother, Era Rogers of Southern Pines, North Carolina and son, David Bjorlin of Aberdeen, North Carolina. Graveside services were held on Aug. 27 at Santa Fe Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1901 Brunswick Ave., Suite 100, Charlotte, NC 28207. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Archie Tanner Funeral Services of Starke. Ingvar Blom GAINESVILLE Ingvar 0. Swede Blom, 91, passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at Haven Hospice in Gainesvllle after an extended illness. Born July 29, 1923 in Yusna, Sweden, he came to live in the United States when he was seven years old. He and his family moved to the upper peninsula of Michigan. Later he operated a dairy there in Daggett. In 1963 he moved the dairy to Florala, Alabama, working closely with the University of South Florida providing information regarding the acclamation of the cattle to the climate and diet. Afterward he moved to Raiford and worked at the Department of Corrections. He retired after 25 years of service with the rank of Sergeant. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Raiford. He was preceded in death by: his wife of 50 years, Dorothy Elizabeth; son, Terry Alan; and daughter, Beverly Joy. He is survived by: his sons, Denis I. (Vicki) Blom of Lulu, Randy W. (Lou) Blorn of Raiford, Kevin L. (Dana) Blom of Glen St. Mary; a daughter, Bonita B. Norwood of Brunswick, Georgia; one sister, Charlene Driver of Cookeville, Tennessee; and a brother, Raymond Blom of Menominee, Michigan; twelve grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren. Services were held at the First Baptist Church of Raiford on Aug. 23 with Reverend Phillip McCullough and Pastor J. Tommy Smith officiating. Burial followed in Sapp Cemetery. Floral tributes are gratefully accepted, however, those who wish may make contributions to Haven Hospice E.T. York Care Center, 4022 N. W. 90th Boulevard, Gainesville, Florida 32606 or to Soldiers Best Friend, Touching 2 Lives at Once 5955 W. Peoria Avenue #6242 Glendale, Arizona 85312 Arrangements are under the careful care of Clayton Frank & Biggs Funeral Home, Crescent City. PAID OBITUARY Edward Bryan KEYSTONE HEIGHTS Edward E. Bryan, 70, of Keystone Heights died Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014. He was born in Starke on April 15, 1944 to the late Rudolph and Willie Mae (Kersey) Bryan and was a lifelong resident of the area. He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and was of the Baptist faith. Survivors are: his wife of 48 years, Elizabeth (Padgett) and their children, Darin (Jamie) Bryan and Elisha Bryan all of Keystone Heights; sisters, Sandra Moss and Laverne Rhoden both of Hampton, Diane Tomlinson of Lake Butler, and Glenda Wheeler of Theressa; and seven grandchildren. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers the family has asked that contributions be made to the American Heart Association, 2119 SW 16th Street, Gainesville, FL 32608. Arrangements are under the care of Jones-Gallagher Funeral Home. Louise Cooney STARKEA. Louise Eastman Stackpole Cooney, 92, passed Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Parkside Assisted Living Facility. She was born in Bangor, Maine on July 5, 1922. The only child of Dr. D.K. Eastman and Ella Marion Inman Eastman. She graduated from University of Maine with a degree in Home Economics, and graduated Florida State University with a Masters Degree in Counseling. She taught at several Florida Schools and was Counselor with Florida State Employment agency for most of her career. She retired in 1987, and volunteered six years at Keystone Heights Elementary School, tutoring 2nd graders. She tatted gifts, made greeting cards, and had the pleasure feeding squirrels and birds in her country home. She was an Independent Missionary Baptist. She is survived by: daughters, Nancy Louise Handley, M. Anne Keene; and son, Arthur B. Stackpole, Sr. In lieu of flowers, send donations to: Safe Animal Shelter, 2193 CR 220, Middleburg, FL 32068 (904) 276-7233. (127) PAID OBITUARY Micheal Cothern MIDDLEBURG Micheal A. Cothern, 53 of Middleburg, passed away Thursday, July 31, 2014 at the St. Vincents Medical Center in Middleburg. A Native of Tampa, Michael attended and was a graduate of the local schools. He was of the Baptist faith and was employed with Storm Engineering Industry. He was preceded in death by his son, Little Kenneth Wayne Tippitt, Jr. and his parents James Cothern and Ruth Addison. Mr. Cothern is survived by: his wife, Theresa H. Cothern of Middleburg; children, Samuel Tippitt, Robert Tippitt, Victoria Moody, Chasity Sharp, all of Beebe, Arkansas, Ashley Cothern Jones and Justin Cothern both of Jacksonville; step-sister, Florence Hatfield of Jacksonville; one aunt, Sheryl Burns Kingston of Zepyrhills; grandchildren, Alexandria Cothern of Jacksonville, Zander Lee, Hayden Tippitt, Destiny Dillion and Matthew Dillion, all of Beebe, Arkansas; one niece, Tina McKinnley of Middleburg; and one nephew, Johnny Craig of Middleburg; cousins, Tammy Higginbotham Geiger, Sherry Swan and Brian Higginbotham, all of Zephyrhills; and in-laws, Lisa Phillips of Beebe, Arkansas, Regina Craig of Searcy, Arkansas and Thomas Howard of California. PAID OBITUARY Helen Ennis LAKE BUTLER Helen Sue Ennis, 66, of Lake Butler passed away Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014 at Suwannee Valley Care Center in Lake City. Mrs. Ennis was born in Pittsburg, Kentucky on Nov. 10, 1947 to the late Earl and Geraldine Vanover Johnson. Mrs. Ennis graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with Top Honors. She also worked with the mentally handicapped and homeless for many years. The most important thing to Mrs. Ennis was the love she had for her family. She was preceded in death by her brothers Ronny Johnson and Jerry Johnson. She is survived by: her husband John Ennis of Lake Butler; daughters, Karen Vaughn-Philbrick of Lake Butler, Angela Goda of Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Trish Ennis Boots of Minneapolis, Minnesota.; son, Liddel (Michelle) Vaughn of Louiseville, Kentucky; brothers, Gary (Sue) Johnson of Kentucky, Tim Johnson of Lake Butler; sisters, Donna (Jimmy) Clarke of Lake Butler, and Debbie (Jimmy) Bryant of Lake Butler; grandchildren, Matthew Vaughn, Jared Philbrick, Chance Vaughn, Zack Goda, Paxton Vaughn, Abby Goda, and McKenna Vaughn. Funeral service for Mrs. Ennis will be held Saturday, Aug. 30, at 11:00 a.m. at Grace Christian Fellowship Baptist Church with Pastor Terry Elixson officiating. Burial will take place at a later day. Family invites friends for visitation Friday, Aug. 29, from 6-8 p.m. at Archer Funeral Home in Lake Butler. The arrangements are under the care of Archer Funeral Home. 386-496-2008 PAID OBITUARY Raymond Hedrick MELROSEMr. Raymond Paul Hedrick, age 53, of Melrose passed away at his home Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 suddenly. He was born in Louisville, Kentucky Aug. 21, 1960, and had been a longtime resident of the Keystone Heights and Melrose area. Raymond was the owner and operator of Hedricks Salon for 25 years. He was also the youngest store manager for the grocery chain, Winn Dixie in Deland before moving to Keystone Heights. Raymond was a smart businessman and had also taken Theology classes. He loved traveling, fishing, cooking for friends and family, children and dogs. Raymond was preceded in death by his father Richard Paul Hedrick. He is survived by: his mother Nettie (Lee) Hedrick; sister, Kristi H. Itoh; and nephew, Patrick OBriant; along with many close and dear friends. He will be missed by many and loved by all of us. A Good Man. A memorial service for Raymond was held August 23 in the Keystone United Methodist Church with Dr. Craig Moore officiating. Interment followed at a later date. In lieu of flowers the family has requested the donations be made to the St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908. Arrangements are under the care of Jones-Gallagher Funeral Home, 340 E. Walker Dr. Keystone Heights. 352-473-3176. www.jonesgallagherfh.com PAID OBITUARY Mamie Hopkins KEYSTONE HEIGHTS Mamie Ruth Hopkins, 84, of Keystone Heights died at her home Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. She was born Oct. 4, 1929 in Augusta, Georgia to the late Wallace T. and Lillie Mae (Cushman) Knox. She was a retired seamstress and a member of Centennial Hill Baptist Church in Madison, Georgia. Survivors are: children, Brenda Beach of Keystone Heights, Jerry (Tomi) Hopkins of Melbourne, Wayne (Sharron) Hopkins of Columbus, Georgia and Ray Hopkins of Madison, Georgia;; sisters, Catherine Maddox of Augusta, and Rose (Bill) Jones of Anniston, Alabama; numerous grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren. Graveside services will be held in Madison, Georgia. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to your local Salvation Army. Arrangements are under the care of Jones-Gallagher Funeral Home of Keystone Heights. James Ritch STARKE James Jimmy Marks Ritch, 80, of Starke died on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014 at Shands Regional Medical Center in Starke. He was born in Starke on Sept. 3, 1933 to the late Carlye Marks Ritch and Jessie Thelma Prevatt Ritch. He was a lifelong resident of Starke. He retired after 33 years as a line supervisor at Clay Electric. He was a member of the Church of Christ in Melrose. He is survived by: his wife of 63 years, Mae Ritch of Starke; children, Pam (Joe) Lee of Satsuma, Debbie (Norman) Traylor of Lawtey, Montez (David) Carter of Fort McCoy, and Shaun (Christine) Ritch of Theressa; brother, Glenn (Kay) Ritch of Starke; sisters, Yvonne Thomas of Jacksonville, Vonda (Wayne) Wall of Sampson City, and Bonnie (Pete) Landry of Starke; seven grandchildren; and 11 greatgrandchildren. Funeral services were held on Aug. 27 at Archie Tanner Funeral Services Chapel with Mr. Gene Morgan officiating. Interment followed at Prevatt Cemetery. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Archie Tanner Funeral Services of Starke. Ronald Rogers RAIFORD Ronald David Rogers, 61, of Raiford died Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 at North Florida Regional Medical Center. He was born in Screven, Georgia on March 12, 1953 to Willie and Cora Rogers. He was employed at the Union County School Board Maintenance Department for 21 years until he retired. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Raiford. He is preceded in death by his father, Willie Rogers. He is survived by: his wife of 33 years, Debbie Box Rogers; daughter, Selena (Kenny) Rogers of Worthington Springs; sons, Chad and Justin Rogers of Raiford; mother, Cora Rogers of Raiford; four grandchildren; brothers, Wilbur (Rita) Rogers of Worthington Springs, Earl Rogers of Raiford, and Dennis (Gloyce) Rogers, of Raiford; and sister, Gail (Larry) Underwood of Branson, Missouri. Funeral services were held Aug. 25 at First Baptist Church of Raiford with Brother Tommy Smith officiating. Burial followed at Sapp Cemetery. The arrangements are under the care of Archer Funeral Home. Linwood Underhill STARKELinwood Wayne Underhill, 50, of Starke died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014 at North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville. He was born on Feb. 6, 1964 in Norfolk, Virginia where he was raised by his father and mother, Grover Linwood Underhill and Ruby Jeanette Page Underhill. He attended ARC. He was preceded in death by his father, Grover Linwood Underhill and his step-father, Edward Tennant. He is survived by: his mother, Ruby Jeanette Underhill of Starke; and brother, Phillip Underhill of New York, New York. A memorial visitation was held on Aug. 22 at Ruby Underhills residence. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Archie Tanner Funeral Services of Starke. Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 Telegraph, Times & Monitor B Section 7B SEPT SPECIAL $650Locally Owned & Operated (formerly Bonnies Memorials) It is Affordable An Accident/Health Plan... with 24 Hour Benefits!! CALL TODAY!1-800-942-2003Dick Colado Insurance JaxNO Hassels...Easy to start!Your Doctor Prescriptions Lab Tests and Much More... 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Bradford Anthony Leonard Aaron, 55, of Starke was arrested Aug. 20 by Bradford deputies during a traffic stop for operating a vehicle without a valid drivers license, possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana and possession of drug equipment. Eddie John Allen, 20, of Starke was arrested Aug. 25 by Bradford deputies for a probation violation. No bond was allowed for the charge. Jonathan Edward Anderson, 23, of Starke was arrested Aug. 20 by Bradford deputies for battery. According to the arrest report, a deputy was called to a residence about a disturbance. When he arrived, he encountered an intoxicated Anderson sitting in the middle of the road in front of the residence. After speaking with several family members, the deputy determined that Anderson charged his father several times, grabbing at him and attempting to hit him. At some point, he also threw rocks and gravel at the victim as he was sitting outside on the porch. Anderson was charged with domestic battery and bond was set at $2,000 for the charges. Elizabeth Anne Bannister, 28, of Starke was arrested Aug. 25 by Starke police on a warrant for larcenygrand theft of a controlled substance. According to the warrant affidavit, Bannister is accused of stealing 70 methadone pills, 30 Valium pills and 30 Vyvanse pills from the victims home in Starke in July. Aaron Marshall Copeland, 36, of Starke was arrested Aug. 25 by Starke police for possession of opium or derivative and for possession of drug equipment. According to the arrest report, Copeland was riding a bike on Pratt Street in Starke, weaving across both lanes when he was stopped by a police officer. An eventual search of Copeland and the bike turned up a pipe used for smoking crack and a Suboxone strip. He was arrested and transported to jail. Gerell L. Floyd, 32, of High Springs was arrested Aug. 22 by Bradford deputies for withholding child support. Bond was set at $2,600 for the charge. Janet Ricks Gulbrand, 32, of Starke was arrested Aug. 24 by Bradford deputies for disorderly intoxication. According to the arrest report, Gulbrand was intoxicated and lying in the middle of Northwest C.R. 225 around 2 a.m.. When deputies arrived, she was belligerent and swore at them. She had apparently struck a bystander in the face earlier. The bystander refused to file charges, and deputies had to employ a Taser during Gulbrands arrest. Karla Keisha Harper, 36, of Starke was arrested Aug. 21 by Bradford deputies for driving while license suspended or revoked. Bond was set at $500 for the charge. Tyrone Jamal Hartz, 31, of Jacksonville was arrested Aug. 22 by Bradford deputies for probation violation. Jennifer Nicole Hazen, 28, of LaCrosse was arrested Aug. 24 by Bradford deputies for probation violation. Anthony Max Holden, 37, of Keystone Heights was arrested Aug. 22 by Bradford deputies during a traffic stop for possession of marijuana. David Carlos Johnson, 26, of Starke was arrested Aug. 20 by Bradford deputies for disorderly intoxication and resisting an officer. According to the arrest report, Johnson had been at a home in Hampton drinking when his girlfriend attempted to get him to leave the home after he got into a verbal argument with a relative. Johnson ran down the road before finally getting into the vehicle, but then started driving it, according to the girlfriend. He ran into the ditch and scraped a fence in front of another home, and then stopped the vehicle when the homeowners yelled at him to stop. Law enforcement was called, and the deputy found Johnson sitting on the ground near the road when he arrived. When Johnson spotted the deputy, he got up and ran toward his vehicle, but was stopped by the deputy. Once he was handcuffed and placed in the patrol car, he had to be removed several times, and a Taser was eventually used, to prevent him from kicking out the rear window. Bond was set at $500 for the charge. Anginita Jones, 27, of Middleburg was arrested Aug. 25 by Bradford deputies for probation violation. Bond was set at $5,000 for the charge. Christian Devone Lee Kates, 22, of St. Petersburg was arrested Aug. 19 by Bradford deputies for probation violation. No bond was allowed for the charge. Marion Tyrone Lee, 26, of Starke was arrested Aug. 20 by Starke police on a warrant for smuggling contraband into a detention facility. Bond was set at $1,000 for the charge. Chyna Tanje Lynum, 21, of Starke was arrested Aug. 20 by Bradford deputies for failure to appear. Patricia Rhoden Martin, 44, of Keystone Heights was arrested Aug. 22 by Bradford deputies for probation violation. No bond was allowed for the charge. Carl Frances McKinley, 33, of Lawtey was arrested Aug. 24 by Bradford deputies for obstructing justice. According to the arrest report deputies went to McKinleys residence looking for Juliette Wynne, who had a felony warrant on her. The deputies knocked on a camper door and heard someone inside, but no one answered. They then went to another area of the property, where McKinley was using a chainsaw. When the deputies asked if Wynne was still there, McKinley said she had left two or three days ago after he found out she had a warrant for her arrest. They asked if they could go back and look in the camper, and McKinley said yes, but apparently ran a back way to the camper, because when the deputies got near the camper, they could see McKinley with Wynne outside the camper. She took off running to the woods, but was captured and arrested. McKinley was arrested for obstructing justice. Jayson Lee Nugent, 29, of Starke was arrested Aug. 20 by Bradford deputies for fraud illegal use of food stamp cards. Bond was set at $5,000 for the charge. Ricky Lee Robbins, 31, of Starke was arrested Aug. 22 by by Bradford deputies on two probation violation charges. No bond was allowed for the charges. Stacey Lashandra Roberts, 35, of Starke was arrested Aug. 23 by Bradford deputies for driving while license suspended or revoked. Bond was set at $500 for the charge. Cody Franklin Rowe, 25, of Starke was arrested Aug. 19 by Bradford deputies on a warrant for selling marijuana and for possession of marijuana. Bond was set at $100,000 for the charges. Rowe was also arrested Aug. 21 by Bradford deputies on a warrant for burglary of an occupied structure, criminal mischiefproperty damage, larceny grand theft and dealing in stolen property. Bond was set at $50,000 for the charges. William Page Starling, 43, of Lawtey was arrested Aug. 21 by Bradford deputies for driving under the influence. John Stone, 41, of Jacksonville was arrested Aug. 20 by Starke police on an out-of-county warrant from St. Lucie for probation violation original charge petit theft. No bond was allowed for the charge. Summer Dawn Strickland, 29, of Melrose was arrested Aug. 20 by Bradford deputies for fraudillegal use of food stamp cards. Bond was set at $5,000 for the charge. Traver Lane Tetstone, 22, of Brooker was arrested Aug. 21 by Bradford deputies for disorderly intoxication. According to the arrest report, deputies were called to a residence on C.R. 18 near Brooker after Tetstone began knocking on doors and waking up neighbors in the area. When the deputies arrived, Tetstone continued yelling obscenities at the deputies and the neighbors outside their homes, and was arrested for disorderly intoxication. The deputy noted that once Tetstone was placed in the back of the patrol car, he spit multiple times on the windows and seat, continued to yell obscenities and banged his head against the window. Robert Lee Webb, 77, of Lake Butler was arrested Aug. 19 by Bradford deputies for driving while license suspended or revoked. Bond was set at $500 for the charge. Juliette Amber Wynne, 28, of Starke was arrested Aug. 24 by Bradford deputies on a warrant for fraudillegal use of food stamp cards. Bond was set at $5,000 for the charge. Keystone/Melrose Debanhi Y. Arrendondo Aguilar, 18, of Keystone Heights was arrested Aug. 21 by Putnam deputies for driving without a valid license. Wesley Bischoff, 37, of Keystone Heights was arrested Aug. 22 by Clay deputies for driving with a suspended or revoked license. Timothy Lucas Bronham, 21, of Keystone Heights was arrested Aug. 22 by Putnam deputies for a probation violation. Allison Suzanne Lord, 37, of Melrose was arrested Aug. 21 by Putnam deputies for four probation violations. Jeffery Sellers, 34, of Lawtey was arrested Aug. 19 by Clay deputies for petit retail theft. Union Glenn Andrew Griffis, 28, of Gainesville was arrested Aug. 21 by Union deputies on a warrant for failure to appear for felony offense. 8B Telegraph, Times & Monitor B Section Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 EQUAL HOUSING OP PORTUNITY. 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Another Seabrook interception sparked a 71-yard scoring drive that was capped by a field goal. Eustis 16 KHHS 12 Keystone had 303 yards to Eustis 191, but lost 16-12. A fumble set up Eustis first score. Then, after a pair of Schofield field goals, Eustis added another touchdown on a sack and fumble return. Eustis was later awarded a safety when Keystone was penalized for holding in its own end zone. Noble, who had a 43-yard touchdown run, finished with 198 yards. Grant McGee had a fumble recovery for the defense, while Austin Hogg had an interception. KHHS 40 Villages 13 The Villages scored first, but Keystone left little doubt as to who the victor would be in a 4013 district win. A McGee interception set up a 15-yard touchdown run by Noble. Valenzuela then threw a 5-yard touchdown pass to Brown, while Noble added a 5-yard touchdown run to give the Indians a twoscore lead at the half. Noble didnt waste any time increasing the lead as he took the second-half kickoff and returned it 85 yards for a touchdown. Sam Anderson added a 5-yard touchdown run, while Ray Trimble scored on an 11-yard interception return. The Villages tacked on a fourth-quarter score against Keystone reserves. KHHS 49 Interlachen 0 Keystone rushed for 341 yards in defeating district opponent Interlachen 49-0. Noble rushed for 169 yards and a touchdown in just the first half, though he sustained what would be a season-ending injury. Carroll had the first two scores on runs of 5 and 35 yards. A fumble recovery by Harvin set up a 35-yard touchdown run by Noble. The Indians led 28-0 at the half after a 14-yard touchdown run by Valenzuela. A fumble recovery by Johnnie Fitts led to a 12-yard touchdown pass from Valenzuela to Brown. After a 43-yard touchdown run by Gilio, Anderson set up his own 7-yard touchdown run with an interception. KHHS 21 Bradford 20 Carroll scored on a 4-yard touchdown run with seven minutes to play, followed by Schofields all-important PAT for a 21-20, district championshipclinching win over Bradford. Valenzuela put the Indians on the board first with a 43-yard touchdown run, but Bradford tied the score on a 29-yard fumble return. Brown sent Keystone into the half up by seven when he caught a 49-yard touchdown pass from Valenzuela. Bradford opened the second half with a 65-yard touchdown drive, capped by a 20-yard run. However, Bradford missed the PAT. Keystones defense held Bradford to 57 yards the rest of the game. After the Carroll score and Schofield PAT that put the Indians up by one, Gilio had an interception to stop a Bradford drive. Despite the big win, Keystone suffered a blow with a seasonending injury to Anderson. Santa Fe 34 KHHS 7 Santa Fe scored 20 points in the second quarter en route to handing Keystone a 34-7 loss. Keystone made it a 20-7 game when Valenzuela threw a touchdown pass to Brighton Gibbs, but Santa Fe responded with an 81-yard touchdown drive. Two of Santa Fes scores were set up by Keystone turnovers. Bolles 32 KHHS 10 Another key injury didnt help the Indians in a 32-10 loss to Bolles in the regional semifinals. Valenzuela suffered an injury in the second quarter and never returned. At that point, the Indians trailed 13-3. Bolles scored with 57 seconds remaining in the second quarter to take a 19-3 lead into the half and increased that lead early in the third quarter with a 42-yard touchdown run. Other than a field goal by Schofield, Keystones only points came on a 1-yard touchdown run by Lane Blanton. It was a big night for Dinkins, who caught two touchdown passes and threw one of his own in a 27-14 district win over Umatilla. Dinkins threw a 76-yard touchdown pass to Jeffers on a trick play that put Bradford up 7-0 with 5:27 remaining in the first quarter. The receiver later caught touchdown passes of 22 and 60 yards from Luke to put the Tornadoes up 20-0. Jarvis DeSue capped Bradfords scoring with a 1-yard touchdown run. Umatilla scored twice in the fourth, successfully executing an onside kick that led to its second touchdown. Dinkins finished with four receptions for 126 yards, while Luke completed six passes for 144 yards. DeSue rushed for 92 yards on 14 carries. KHHS 21 Bradford 20 A missed extra point proved to be the difference in Bradfords 21-20 loss to Keystone Heights. The win gave Keystone the District 4 championship. Bradford fell behind when Keystone quarterback Blake Valenzuela scored on a 43yard touchdown run, but the Tornadoes Greg Ruise would later strip Valenzuela of the ball and return it 29 yards for a score to tie the game at 7-7 at the 8:19 mark of the second quarter. A 1-yard touchdown run by Thomas put the Tornadoes up 14-7 with 1:19 left in the first half, but the Indians made it a tie game going into the locker room after Valenzuelas 49-yard touchdown pass. The Tornadoes opened the second half with a 65yard scoring drive, capped by DeSues 20-yard touchdown run. The ensuing PAT was botched, though, with kicker Barron picking up a bad snap and attempting to run it into the end zone. Bradfords offense was held to 57 yards after DeSues touchdown run. Thomas made a big play on defense, intercepting a pass in his own end zone after Bradford had fumbled the ball away. However, the Indians would put together a 65-yard touchdown drive that resulted in the winning score with approximately seven minutes to play. Eastside 38 BHS 25 Bradfords defense surrendered 481 yards in a 38-25 loss to Eastside to conclude the regular season. Eastside scored on a fake field-goal play and a 49-yard touchdown pass en route to building a 19-0 lead. DeSue scored on a 1-yard run to make it 19-6 with 2:29 to play in the first half, but the Rams added a score before the half to go up by 19 points. Ardley recovered a Bradford fumble into Eastsides end zone for a touchdown to make the score 25-12 in the early stages of the third quarter. Eastside, though, answered with a 31yard touchdown run and then a 22-yard touchdown run after successfully executing an onside kick. Luke completed touchdown passes of 22 yards to Ardley and 5 yards to Justin Williams. Dinkins caught three passes for 68 yards. Raines 58 BHS 6 Bradford fell behind 26-0 and was held to 76 yards in a 58-6 loss to Raines in a first-round regional playoff game. Dinkins 58-yard touchdown reception from Luke was the lone bright spot for the Tornadoes. 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