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POLL DECEMBER 30, 2013Floridas Best Community Newspaper Serving Floridas Best CommunityVOL. 119 ISSUE 145 50 CITRUS COUNTYLong day: Bucs lose big in final game of season /B1 www.chronicleonline.com INDEX Classifieds................B8 Comics....................B7 Crossword................B6 Editorial..................A10 Entertainment..........A4 Horoscope................A4 Lottery Numbers......B3 Lottery Payouts........B3 Movies......................B7 Obituaries................A6 TV Listings................B6 ONLINE POLL:Your choice?Whats your postChristmas spending status? A. I stuck with my budget and avoided going into a financial hole. B. Itll be months before I pay off the bills. C. I spent a little more than Id planned, but was frugal, so Im not worried about paying the bills. D. I barely spent a penny on gifts and had just as good a Christmas as anyone. To vote, visit www. chronicleonline.com. Click on the word Opinion in the menu to see the poll. Results will appear next Monday. Find last weeks online poll results./ Page A3 HIGH71LOW49Partly cloudy.PAGE A4TODAY& next morning MONDAY SO YOU KNOW Due to the Chronicles holida y production schedule, the deadline to submit obituaries for publication on New Years Day is noon Tuesday, Dec. 31. What do you think about a sports complex possibly being built in Citrus County? QUESTION OF THE WEEK Meredith Linley Its such a shame the county wouldnt work with Mike Hampton years ago when he proposed to build and donate something like this to the area. Joey White Researching what Marion County is trying to do I believe it costs a lot more than it brings in. You have to decide if the added cost is worth the entertainment, jobs, traffic, additional taxes, etc. Cassie Durham Put it where the mall is. Im all for good sustainable development here in Citrus County, but not at the cost of more of our forests being leveled out. A prosperous economy should not mean the (destruction) of our natural resources. especially an economy based on tourism, the attraction our springs and rivers, fishing, hunting, etc. ... Our economywill not be saved by gimmicks, especially if it cant already support itself. Contribute! Like us at facebook.com/ citruscounty chronicle and respond to our Question of the Week. Banking on community CUB director committed to her careerNANCYKENNEDY Staff writerINVERNESS Last Monday, Citrus United Basket executive director Jenna Campbell had her hands full. She and her team of staff members and volunteers had just finished a whirlwind four days of the annual Christmas toys distribution to more than 350 local families when 53 last-minute parents came in for toys for their kids. So, on Monday Campbell and a skeleton crew worked tirelessly to meet the needs of the people who had turned to CUB for help including handling some short tempers before a fist fight broke out. By Christmas Eve, CUB had served 412 families with more than 7,000 toys, and 664 families with food for a holiday meal. Her job is hectic, heartwarming and at times heartbreaking, but one that Campbell says she loves. In todays Monday Conversation, Jenna Campbell, 48, talks about CUB and why she considers her position there as more than a job.CHRONICLE: This was your first Christmas as executive director, but not your first rodeo, right? CAMPBELL: Right. I took over as director in June (when Deborah Rossfeld retired). Prior to that, I was assistant director since October 2012. Before that I was a hairdresser working in The Villages. CHRONICLE: Why CUB? CAMPBELL: I live in MondayCONVERSATION See MONDAY/ Page A11 Year inREVIEW Thats gotta hurt: Crane comes to humans for help CHRISVANORMER Staff writerINVERNESS Its rare for wildlife to ask for medical aid. But last week a sandhill crane seemed to know that trusting a non-feathered friend would be his best bet for survival. The sandhill crane stuck by Fred constantly as if he knew Fred wouldhelp, said Inverness resident Marilyn Pruter, describing how a three-and-a-half-feet tall migratory bird walked up to her husband and showed him his injured beak. Eight-year residents, the Pruters have built a friendship with their neighbors, a clan of sandhill cranes. The Pruters watch them nest, raise their chicks and glean insects from the neighborhood lawns. The relationship was strengthened last summer, when Fred Pruter helped a sandhill crane that had an injured wing. Not only were the Pruters watching the birds, the cranes watched them in return. They started coming in and looking at us and going through the yard, Marilyn Pruter said. My husband always talked to them. The cranes must have been listening. The other day, there were about 12 sandhill cranes out in the middle of the street, yelling and screaming, Marilyn Pruter said. My husband heard them and he went out the front door and walked around the sidewalk and behind my car was this bird with a broken beak. It went instantly to his side. The crane hung in close to Fred Pruter. If Fred went toward the backyard fence, he went that way, Marilyn Pruter said. If Fred went into the garage, he followed him in. Marilyn Pruter called Nature World Wild life Rescue in Homo sassa, whose volunteers rescue, rehabilitate and release injured or orphaned wildlife. The rescue group was established in MATTHEW BECK/Chronicle fileCrystal River High School Navy JROTC members Schyler Powers, 15, and Daniel MacRae, 15, maneuver a kayak full of Lygnbya algae last May during a cleanup that saw dozens of NJROTC members from the school assist in the cleanup effort. Volunteers from across the county as well as many from other states have assisted in the One Rake at a Time cleanup of Kings Bay. A.B. SIDIBE Staff writerThe recent completion of Phase 1 of the algae cleanup at Cedar Cove in Kings Bay is perhaps a fitting cap to a year characterized by an infusion of cash and projects for the restoration of the bay. It also has been the year when the mechanical harvester intended for use against the filamentous algae called Lyngbya went silent. Art Jones and the Kings Bay Rotary Club, which began the cleanup effort in the bay some two-plus years ago, has watched the project mushroom as a model for others and brought together an army of dedicated volunteers. The Crystal River Rotary Club and Save Crystal River Inc. have joined Jones in his efforts. A $52,000 grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) was used to rake up more than 193tons of Lyngbya from the Cedar Cove area. Earlier this year, Gov. Rick Scott earmarked $37million in spring cleanup around the state. Three million of that amount is going to projects such as the eel grass restoration project in the Hunter Springs area and the reclaimed water pipeline to the Duke Energy power complex. For the Cedar Cove project, Jones hired homeless people affiliated with the Missions in Citrus to do the work, which he said offered them some employment while cleaning up the bay simultaneously. Hand-raking delivers, gets cash MIKEWRIGHT Staff writerCitrus County has a tourism director, but not the one it started the year with and not who officials thought they wanted. Hoping to beef up the countys tourism efforts, the Tourist Development Council decided late last year to post for the position of executive director. County officials posted the $80,000-a-year job, received about 100 applicants, and had begun some interviewing. In June, they decided to redirect the position to focus more on sports tourism. The job description was redrafted and the job posted once again. More applicants came in and the county had narrowed it down to twoTDC bounces directors slotSee TDC/ Page A9 See LYNGBYA/ Page A9 Bob Marxapplicant to head county Tourist Development Council. Adam Thomasinterim director of tourism. See CRANE/ Page A9 Wild animal captured, sent for rehab A sandhill crane knew where to ask for help when his beak was broken. This 4-year-old male went to the Inverness home of Fred and Marilyn Pruter, who called for help. The crane is expected to be returned to his flock near the Pruters home once he gets fitted with a prosthetic beak.Special to the Chronicle Lyngbya cleanup a growing effort Art Jonesfounded One Rake at a Time project.
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Around theSTATE Comcast to make channel changeComcast has announced it is launching Xfinity for Inverness area residents around Jan. 21. When that occurs, the Citrus County Board of County Commissioners meetings will be aired on Channel 71 instead of Channel 9. All Comcast customers, regardless of level of service, can view programming on Channel 71. If you have questions about the upcoming changes to Comcast, contact a Comcast representative. If you have any questions regarding these changes and viewing the BOCC meetings, call Tobey Phillips, public information officer, at 352-527-5484.Volunteer opportunities forum setThe Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) and the Nature Coast Volunteer Center will host a forum at 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan.9, for people to link up with local volunteer opportunities. Opportunity Links will be at the Central Ridge Community Center, 77 Civic Circle, Beverly Hills. This is an opportunity to meet with staff and volunteer managers and learn about their programs. For information, call 352249-1275 or email ncvc@ bocc.citrus.fl.usChurch/state talk set for Jan. 21Americans United for Separation of Church and State, Nature Coast Chapter, will meet at 4p.m. Tuesday. Jan.21, at the Lakes Region Library, 1511 Druid Road. Inverness. The public is welcomed to attend and discuss issues pertaining to separation of church and state. For information, call 353-344-9211. Jacksonville Insurance salesman pleads guiltyA Jacksonville insurance salesman has pleaded guilty to running an investing scheme that defrauded $4 million from teachers and school administrators. Anderson Scott Hall pleaded guilty Friday to two counts of mail fraud, a single count of wire fraud and a single count of money laundering. He faces up to 80 years in prison when he is sentenced in federal court. Page A3MONDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2013 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Florida homeowners insurance rates continue to soar despite no catastrophic storms in the past eight years. Is this fair? Yes. The insurance companies need to build back-up reserves for the next hurricane. 5 percent (18 votes) No. The state should step in with tighter regulation. 27 percent (88 votes) Yes. Insurance companies are private businesses that take risks and deserve to make a profit. 5 percent (17 votes) No. It is unconscionable to keep raising rates when they havent paid out in years. 63 percent (208 votes) Total votes: 331 ONLINE POLL RESULTS ERYNWORTHINGTON Staff writerHOMOSASSAThe opportunity of a lifetime was bestowed upon a former Citrus County student. Vincent DAgostino was among 147 students across the nation chosen this past fall to intern at the White House in Washington, D.C. The White House Internship Program provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills. This hands-on program is designed to mentor and cultivate todays young leaders, strengthen their understanding of the executive office and prepare them for future public service opportunities, said the White House Internship Program website. DAgostino, who lives in Tampa, graduated from Flagler College, worked for Key Pine Village, served in the Peace Corps in Swaziland, Africa, worked at Hospice in St. Petersburg and graduated from Stetson University College of Law. However, he was determined to add another qualification to his rsum an unpaid, three-month White House internship. Think big, he said. Its easy when you come from a small county to think this is all there is. Be persistent, as I applied many of times and was finally accepted, he advised. In mid-August, DAgostino received word that his application was accepted out of 10,000 applicants and he was to report to the White House on Sept. 3 for work. I worked in the office of the National AIDS Policy, which was under the Domestic Policy Council, DAgostino said. I did a lot of research, writing and factchecking. I would get emails asking me to see if information was correct because they might have been issuing a statement or making a speech. They wanted to make sure all information was correct or not misleading. From 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., DAgostino spent three months getting to know the United States government at a level that many citizens do not have the opportunity to do. I was surrounded by intellectually stimulating people who work hard, long hours and dont stop until the work is done, he said. They really care about the work that they are doing. We really do have some of the brightest people working at that level from different backgrounds of life. Some of his highlights were assisting in the World AIDS Day event, decorating the White House for Halloween, pulling weeds in the White House garden, running a PowerPoint presentation for President Barack Obama and shaking his hand and meeting the first lady. I complimented her on being the bestdressed first lady of all time, he said. And then I asked her what her motivation was for getting up in the morning and working out. She basically said, The job requires a lot of a person and stamina to do it. I have to make healthy choices and exercise so that I can keep up with the job, my two girls and two dogs. Not only did he help decorate the White House for Halloween, but he witnessed the Christmas spirit. The one thing I remember when I walked through the White House was that I smelled fresh pine everywhere, he said. DAgostinos internship was interrupted by the three-week government shutdown and he was offered an additional month in the spring to continue his experience. However, he felt it was not financially feasible and returned home Dec. 13. Nonetheless, he counts his many blessings. I made a lot of connections and hope to build upon those relationships that were formed, DAgostino said. The bar exam in February is his next adventure and he hopes to work for a judge doing a federal clerkship. To follow his adventures, find him on Twitter at @mycuzzinvinni.Contact Chronicle reporter Eryn Worthington at 352-563-5660, ext. 1334, or firstname.lastname@example.org. Special to the ChronicleVincent DAgostino, center, spent three months recently interning at the White House in Washington, D.C. Pictured with DAgostino are his two friends Kanika Lyon, left, and Donald Sherman, right. You can get there from here Special to the ChronicldeCitrus County Housing Services will accept energy assistance applications on a walk-in basis for one day only at The Catholic Charities Community Outreach Center in Homosassa. From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 13, low-incomeCitrus County residents may visit the Catholic Charities center, at 9020 W. Atlas Drive, to apply. All applicants must be checked in by 1 p.m.to be considered. LIHEAP helps low-income families with home heating and cooling costs. LIHEAP is funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services through the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. LIHEAP provides two types of assistance: crisis and regular. Households may apply for crisis assistance once a year and can receive up to $600. Households must be delinquent in paying their utility bill, received a shut-off notice, be without power, or require a deposit in order to qualify for crisis. If the household has received this assistance in the past year, they are not eligible for crisis. Applicants must bring the following items that apply to the household in order to be served: photo identification, their most recent power bill (current, past due or shut-off notice), EBT/SNAP card for applicant and proof of all household members gross income for at least the past month. Income documentation may include paystubs, 2013 Social Security benefits letter, child support award letter, unemployment award letter, TANF award letter, or other income sources. Bank statements are not acceptable as proof of income. Applicants will also have to provide Social Security number card or official documentation for every member of the household. For more information, email email@example.com. us or call 352-527-7520. Need help keeping the power on? Apply Jan. 13 Former Citrus County student reflects on his long road to the White House Special to the ChronicleThe new year is right around the corner and now is the time to make a plan to turn a resolution to quit tobacco into reality. The Florida Department of Health Citrus County and the Tobacco Free Florida program are encouraging tobacco users across the state to create a personalized quit plan with help from the states free and easy resources. Using one of Tobacco Free Floridas three ways to quit, which include the Florida Quitline, Web Coach, and in-person classes through the Florida Area Health Education Center (AHEC) network, may double your chances of success. Since 2007, more than 93,400 Floridians have successfully quit using one of these free services. Studies show nearly two out of three adult smokers would like to take steps toward being tobaccofree. Tobacco Free Floridas resources include consultation from a certified and trained quit coach, as well as free FDA-approved nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) like the patch and gum, when medically appropriate. This combined approach of counseling and NRT may double or triple a tobacco users chance of quitting. Having a comprehensive quit plan increases the chance of success. Tobacco Free Florida offers three free and easy ways to quit: CALL: Call the Florida Quitline at 877-U-CAN-NOW to speak with a quit coach who will help assess a users addiction and help create a personalized quit plan. CLICK: Enroll in the Web Coach, which will help to create a web-based quit plan unique to each individual user, visit https://www.quitnow.net/florida. COME IN: Sign up for the Quit Smoking Now group classes at your local Area Health Education Center (AHEC) by calling 813-9291000, ext. 208. Health authorities: This is the year to quit From staff and wire reports
Birthday Follow through with your plans and maintain your convictions in order to achieve success. If you make the necessary sacrifices, this will be a creatively fertile period. Keep loved ones in the loop so they wont cause difficulties at crucial moments. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) Its time to make positive changes, but now is not the moment to share your thoughts in advance. Reflect on the past year and make decisions about how to proceed. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) Networking and making new friends will keep your mind active. Join a new group. Interaction will lead to innovation. Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20) Your partner will express frustration if you avoid your chores. If you take an honest approach, you may save yourself the hassle of a needlessly emotional day. Aries (March 21-April 19) Chasing excitement will turn out to be costly. Focus on being productive and acquiring useful information. Taurus (April 20-May 20) A financial venture may reach a dead end. Do not take legal action, though you may be tempted. Someone unexpected may cause difficulties. Gemini (May 21-June 20) Make time for social activities today. If you are asked for an honest, clear answer, you may have to make a difficult decision on the spot. Cancer (June 21-July 22) Think carefully before promising something that you cant deliver. If youve been exaggerating your abilities, you may get stuck with a job that leaves you feeling out of your depth. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Get to know your colleagues better through social activities. Distant friends or people from your past may turn up unexpectedly. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) If you use your imagination, you can turn your home into a palace. Assess the costs involved carefully before proceeding. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) Make sure to complete your domestic duties before relaxing or socializing. Dont rush through things, or you may injure yourself. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Focus on what you want to see change in the new year. You can advance professionally if you network with well-connected people. Make a point of revealing your abilities. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) Your emotional vitality will be strong, leading to greater self-confidence. Try new things and chase your dreams. TodaysHOROSCOPES Today is Monday, Dec. 30, the 364th day of 2013. There is one day left in the year. Todays Highlight in History: On Dec. 30, 1813, British troops burned Buffalo, N.Y., during the War of 1812. On this date: In 1922, Vladimir I. Lenin proclaimed the establishment of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. In 1936, the United Auto Workers union staged its first sit-down strike at the General Motors Fisher Body Plant No. 1 in Flint, Mich. (The strike lasted until Feb. 11, 1937.) In 1972, the United States halted its heavy bombing of North Vietnam. In 1993, Israel and the Vatican agreed to recognize each other. In 2006, Iraqis awoke to news that Saddam Hussein had been hanged; victims of his three decades of rule took to the streets to celebrate. Ten years ago: The Bush administration announced it was banning the sale of ephedra, the herbal stimulant linked to 155 deaths and dozens of heart attacks and strokes. Five years ago: Russian President Dmitry Medvedev signed a law extending presidential terms from four years to six. One year ago: A bus crashed on an icy Oregon highway, killing nine passengers and injuring almost 40 on Interstate 84 east of Pendleton. Todays Birthdays: Actor Joseph Bologna is 79. Actor Russ Tamblyn is 79. Actor Fred Ward is 71. Singermusician Michael Nesmith is 71. Singer Patti Smith is 67. TV personality Meredith Vieira is 60. Today show co-host Matt Lauer is 56. Actress-comedian Tracey Ullman is 54. Actor Daniel Sunjata is 42. Golfer Tiger Woods is 38. Actress Eliza Dushku is 33. Actress Kristin Kreuk is 31. NBA player LeBron James is 29. Thought for Today: Work is a dull thing; you cannot get away from that. The only agreeable existence is one of idleness, and that is not, unfortunately, always compatible with continuing to exist at all. Rose Macaulay, English poet and essayist (1881-1958). Today inHISTORY CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE Todays active pollen: Juniper, maple, oak Todays count: 8.4/12 Tuesdays count: 8.6 Wednesdays count: 7.8 To start your subscription:Call now for home delivery by our carriers:Citrus County: 352-563-5655 Marion County: 888-852-2340 13 weeks: $39.64* 6 months: $70.63* 1 year: $133.87**Subscription price includes a separate charge of .15.5 per day for transportation cost and applicable state and local sales tax. Call 352-563-5655 for details. There will be a $1 adjustment for the Thanksgiving edition. This will only slightly affect your expiration date. 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Please recycle your newspaper.www.chronicleonline.com Published every Sunday through Saturday By Citrus Publishing Inc.1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429Phone 352-563-6363POSTMASTER: Send address changes to: Citrus County Chronicle1624 N. MEADOWCREST BLVD., CRYSTAL RIVER, FL 34429 PERIODICAL POSTAGE PAID AT INVERNESS, FL SECOND CLASS PERMIT #114280 CITRUSCOUNTY Florida' s BestCommunity Newspaper Serving Floridas Best Community ENTERTAINMENT Associated PressLOS ANGELES Over the bustling post-Christmas weekend, Peter Jacksons The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug continued to lead the box office, landing in the No.1 slot for the third weekend in a row. The Warner Bros. prequel earned $30 million, bringing the domestic gross to $190.3million, according to studio estimates on Sunday. Disneys animated adventure, Frozen, took the No. 2 position, earning $28.9 million over the weekend and $248.4million domestically after six weeks. Frozen probably had the best release date of the year because they positioned themselves to completely dominate the family film marketplace over the holidays, said box-office analyst Paul Dergarabedian of Rentrak. To be No. 2 in its sixth week is a total reflection of that. Reigning box-office champion Hobbit, really contributed to this record box office that we have at the end of the year, he added. With Hobbit and Frozen, we are talking $450 million at the box office between those two films alone. They are absolutely killing it here at the end of the year. This year is poised to be a banner one at the box office, and it is projected to surpass 2012s $10.8billion by nearly 1percent, making this the highest annual take ever. Paramount held two slots in the top five over the weekend, with the comedies Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, starring Will Farrell, and The Wolf of Wall Street, featuring Leonardo DiCaprio. Sequel Anchorman 2 came in at No. 3 with $20.2 million, and Martin Scorseses dark comedy, The Wolf of Wall Street, took the No. 5 spot, earning $19 million after opening at No. 2 on Christmas Day with $9.15 million. Oscar hopeful Saving Mr. Banks, Disneys making of Mary Poppins story, starring Emma Thompson and Tom Hanks, came in at No. 6, making $14.3 million. And despite lackluster reviews, Keanu Reeves martial-arts film Ronin managed to slide into the top 10 at No. 9 with $9.9 million in its opening weekend. Estimated ticket sales for Friday through Sunday at U.S. and Canadian theaters, according to Rentrak. Where available, latest international numbers for Friday through Sunday are also included. Final domestic figures will be released Monday: 1.The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, $30 million ($98.3 million international). 2.Frozen, $28.9 million ($50.5 million international). 3.Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, $20.2 million ($8 million international). 4.American Hustle, $19.6 million ($1.7 million international). 5.The Wolf of Wall Street, $19 million ($6.5 million international). 6.Saving Mr. Banks, $14.3 million ($300,000 international). 7.The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, $13 million ($27.2 million international). 8.The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, $10.2 million ($9 million international). 9. Ronin, $9.9 million ($13.8 million international). 10.Tyler Perrys A Madea Christmas, $7.4 million. Associated PressThis image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Ian McKellen in a scene from The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.A4MONDAY, DECEMBER30, 2013 000GEF6 in Todays Citrus County Chronicle LEGAL NOTICES Department of Planning & Development . . . . . . . . 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Associated PressWARSAW, Poland Wojciech Kilar, a Polish pianist and composer of classical music and scores for many films, including Roman Polanskis Oscar-winning The Pianist and Francis Ford Coppolas Bram Stokers Dracula, died Sunday. He was 81. The composer died in his hometown of Katowice, southern Poland, following a long illness, according to Jerzy Kornowicz, head of the Association of Polish Composers. The power and the message of his music, as well as the noble character of Wojciech Kilar as a person, will stay in my memory forever, said Kornowicz. A modest man who often avoided public attention, Kilars main love was composing symphonies and concertos, and he always put that above movies, even though he wrote the scores of dozens of films. He drew inspiration from Polish folk music and religious prayers and hymns, which he had learned in Latin as an altar boy. His wife of over 40 years, Barbara, died in 2007. They had no children. Kilar will be buried in Katowice on Saturday in a ceremony starting with a Mass at the Arch Cathedral of Christ the King. LifeSouth bloodmobile schedule for January. To find a donor center or a blood drive near you, call 352-5273061. Donors must be at least 17, or 16 with parental permission, weigh a minimum of 110pounds and be in good health to be eligible to donate. A photo ID is also required. The Lecanto branch office is at 1241 S. Lecanto Highway (County Road 491), open from 8:30a.m. to 5p.m. weekdays (7p.m. Wednesdays), 8:30a.m. to 2p.m. Saturdays and 10a.m. to 2p.m. Sundays. The Inverness branch is at 2629 E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, open from 8a.m. to 4:30p.m. weekdays, (6:30p.m. Wednesdays), 8a.m. to 1:30p.m. Saturdays and closed Sundays. Visit www.lifesouth.org for details. 12 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan.1, Subway, 6748 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Crystal River. 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan.2, Citrus County Solid Waste, 230 W. Gulf-toLake Highway (State Road 44), Lecanto. 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan.2, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-toLake Highway, Inverness. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Jan.3, Walmart Supercenter, 1936 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan.4, Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park, 4150 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 12 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan.5, Walmart Supercenter, 1936 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. 1 to 4 p.m. Monday, Jan.6, Citrus County Government Building, 3600 W. Sovereign Path, Lecanto. 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Monday, Jan.6, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.7, Bealls, 346 N. Suncoast Blvd., Crystal River. 2 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.7, Cypress Cove Care Center, 700 S.E. Eighth Ave., Crystal River. 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan.8, Citrus County Chronicle 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River. 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan.8, Rock Crusher Elementary School, 814 S. Rock Crusher Road, Homosassa. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan.9, Rock Crusher Canyon, 237 S. Rock Crusher Road, Crystal River. 1 to 5 p.m. Friday, Jan.10, Withlacoochee River Electric Co-Op, 5330 W. Gulfto-Lake Highway, Crystal River. 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Friday, Jan.10, Walmart Supercenter, 1936 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan.11, Lake Rousseau RV Park & Fishing Resort, 10811 N. Coveview Terrace, Crystal River. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan.12, Florida National Guard Armory, 8551 Venable St., Crystal River. 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Jan.13, West Citrus Government Building, 1540 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River. 3 to 5 p.m. Monday, Jan.13, Walmart Supercenter, 1936 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.14, Citrus County School Board Crystal River, 947 N.E. Sixth St., Crystal River. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan.15, Lecanto High School, 3810 W. Educational Path, Lecanto. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan.16, Citrus Kia, 1850 S.E. U.S. 19, Crystal River. 11 a.m. to 4:55 p.m. Friday, Jan.17, Cypress Creek Academy, 2855 W. Woodland Ridge Drive, Lecanto. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan.18, Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, 6 Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan.18, Manatee Festival, U.S. 19 downtown Crystal River. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan.19, Manatee Festival, U.S. 19 downtown Crystal River. 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.21, Homosassa Elementary School, 10935 W. Yulee Drive, Homosassa Springs. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.21, Walmart Supercenter, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Wednesday, Jan.22, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-toLake Highway, Inverness. 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan.22, Camp E-Nini-Hassee, 7027 E. Stage Coach Trail, Floral City. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan.23, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24, Walmart Supercenter, 1936 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan.25, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. 12 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan.25, Inverness Elks Lodge No. 2522, 3580 E. Lemmon Drive, Hernando. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan.26, Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, 550 U.S. 41 S., Inverness. 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan.26, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Jan.27, Withlacoochee Technical Institute, 1201 W. Main St., Inverness. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.28, AAA Roofing, 1000 N.E. Fifth St., Crystal River. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan.29, Crystal River Village Home Owners Association, 1601 S.E. Eighth Ave., Crystal River. 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Jan.29, Walmart Supercenter, 1936 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan.30, Citrus Memorial Health System, 502 Highlands Blvd., Inverness. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Jan.31, Citrus Memorial Health System 502 Highlands Blvd., Inverness. A6MONDAY, DECEMBER30, 2013CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE 000H0SH 1230-MCRN The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners is seeking public input about the proposed CR-491 Corridor Plan and Road Widening Project A public workshop will be heard to discuss matters concerning a proposed overlay plan, road widening alignment, project funding and economic development as it relates to the proposed CR-491 Corridor Plan and the road capital improvement project. This project involves the widening of a segment of CR-491 (N. Lecanto Highway). The Board of County Commissioners of Citrus County, Florida will hold the meeting on January 14, 2014 at 5:01 PM in Room 100, Citrus County Courthouse, 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida. The area under consideration is as shown on the map, generally described as property lying north of W. Gulf to Lake Highway; south of W. Norvell Bryant Highway; with an east boundary, at the most extended point, lying approximately 2525 feet +/east of S. Lecanto Highway; and the west boundary, at the most extended point, lying 8980 feet +/west of S. Lecanto Highway. Interested parties may appear at the meeting and provide public comment with respect to the subject matter. Written comments are also welcome and can be submitted via mail or email to Jenette Collins, Planning and Development Director. The addresses are 3600 W. Sovereign Path, Suite 109, Lecanto, Florida 34461 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Any person requiring reasonable accommodation at this meeting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact the County Administrators Office, Citrus County Courthouse, 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450, (352) 341-6565, at least two days before the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, use the TDD telephone (352) 341-6580. Chairman Citrus County Board of County Commissioners Citrus County, Florida 000GSNS 355 NE 10th Avenue Crystal River, FL 34429 352-228-4967 www.cremationcenterofthenaturecoast.com 000GR6J Serving all of Citrus County (352) 726-2271 www.HooperFuneralHome.com Serving all your cremation needs. 000GTFM Serving Our Community... Meeting Your Needs! Richard T. Brown Licensed Funeral Director Fax: 352-795-6694 5430 West Gulf to Lake Hwy. Lecanto, FL 34461 352-795-0111 email@example.com / www.brownfuneralhome.com For Information and costs,call 726-8323 Burial Shipping CremationFuneral HomeWith Crematory000EHVX Closing time for placing ad is 4 business days prior to run date. There are advanced deadlines for holidays. To Place Your In Memory ad, 000GTX2 Contact Anne Farrior 564-2931 SO YOU KNOW No local obituaries were submitted for publication in todays Chronicle. Due to the Chronicles holiday production schedule, the deadline to submit obituaries for publication on New Years Day is noon Tuesday, Dec. 31. BloodDRIVES LifeSouth will host its annual New Years Resolution Blood Drive from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, at the Walmart Supercenter, 2461 E. Gulfto-Lake Highway, Inverness. Polish composer Kilar dies at 81
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FOOD PANTRIESSt. Annes Anglican Church 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. daily in the administration building.Annie Johnson Senior & Family 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, 1991 W. Test Court, Dunnellon, open to Citrus County residents. 352-489-8021.The Salvation Army 9 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday (excluding holidays), 712 S. School Ave., Lecanto. 352-513-4960.Daystar Life Center 9 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Monday through Friday (excluding holidays), 6751 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Crystal River. 352-795-8668.Citrus United Basket (CUB) 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, 103Mill Ave., Inverness, to assist Citrus County residents facing temporary hardship. Call CUB at352-344-2242 or citrusunitedbasket.org.First Baptist Church of Crystal River 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, 700 N. Citrus Ave. 352-795-3367.Our Lady of Fatima 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday, 604 U.S. 41 S., open to needy residents of Floral City, Hernando and Inverness. 352-726-1707.Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church 9 to 10 a.m. the third Tuesday monthly, 6 Roosevelt Blvd. 352-5272381 or 352-746-2144. St. Margarets Episcopal Church 9:30 to 11:45 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays. 352-726-3153.First Presbyterian Church of Crystal River 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays monthly, 1501 S.E. U.S. 19. 352-795-2259.Citrus County Veterans Coalition 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays, 1039 N. Paul Drive, Inverness. Open to Citrus County veterans and their family members in need. 352-400-8952 or 352-527-4537.Crystal River United Methodist Church 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. the second and fourth Thursdays monthly, 4801 N. Citrus Ave., Crystal River. 352-7953148 or www.crumc.com. Nature Coast Ministries 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 999 State Road 44, Crystal River. 352-563-1860.We Care Food Pantry must be a Homosassa or Homosassa Springs resident. 352-228-4921.Beverly Hills Community Church 11 a.m. to noon and 6 to 7 p.m. the last Tuesday monthly, 82 Civic Circle, open to Beverly Hills residents. 352-746-3620.Suncoast Baptist Church food pantry open for bread distribution from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays, and the second Wednesday monthly is distribution of bagged canned goods, dry goods and meat from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at 5310 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa Springs. Open to Homosassa residents only. 352-621-3008.Floral City First Baptist Church 1 to 3 p.m. the third Wednesday monthly.Serving our Savior (SOS) 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Thursdays at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 439 E. Norvell Bryant Highway, Hernando.Calvary Church 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays, 2728 E. Harley St., Inverness, open to Citrus County residents. 352-637-5100 or www.invernesscalvary. com.First Baptist Church of Beverly Hills Helping Hands Food Pantry 9 to 11 a.m. the third Saturday monthly, 4950 N. Lecanto Highway, Beverly Hills. Serving Beverly Hills, Lecanto and Citrus Springs. 352-746-2970. FREE MEALSFirst United Methodist Church of Inverness Gods Kitchen 11:30 a.m. to noon Mondays, 3896 S. Pleasant Grove Road. 352-726-2522.Floral City United Methodist Church 7 to 9 a.m. Tuesdays in Hilton Hall, 8478 E. Marvin St. 352-344-1771.St. Margarets Episcopal Churchs Feed My Sheep outreach 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays. 352-726-3153.Salvation Army Canteen 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays at the Homosassa Lions Club, one-half mile east of U.S. 19 on Homosassa Trail. 352-513-4960.Calvary Chapel of Inverness Feed the Hungry, noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays, soup kitchen from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays, 960 S. U.S. 41. 352-726-1480.Our Fathers Table 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays at St. Annes Anglican Church, one mile west of the Plantation Inn on West Fort Island Trail. 352-795-2176.Inverness Church of God Noon the first and third Sunday monthly, 416 U.S. 41 S., Inverness. 352-726-4524.GIVEAWAYSThe New Church Without Walls gives food boxes away at 5 p.m. Mondays at the neighborhood park in Hernando off Railroad Drive where feeding the homeless takes place. Call 352-344-2425.St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Citrus Springs serves those in need with free boxes of food. Call 352465-6613 on the third Tuesday monthly to sign up; distribution now begins at 9 a.m. the following Saturday.El-Shaddai food ministries brown bag of food distribution is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays at Crystal River Church of God, 2180 W. 12th Ave. Although food is distributed once a week, families are only eligible for food once a month. Call 352-628-9087 or 352-302-9925.Hernando Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1880 N. Trucks Ave., Hernando, provides food distribution from 10 a.m. to noon the second and fourth Tuesdays monthly. Call 352-212-5159. A8MONDAY, DECEMBER30, 2013CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLELOCAL 1230-MCRN NOTICE OF ENACTMENT OF ORDINANCES REGARDING AMENDMENTS TO TEXT AND THE FUTURE LAND USE MAP OF THE TOWN OF INGLIS COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AND THE TOWN OF INGLIS LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE AND OFFICIAL ZONING MAP BY THE TOWN COMMISSION OF THE TOWN OF INGLIS, FLORIDA, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, pursuant to Chapters 163 and 166, Florida Statutes and Section 34-42, of the Town of Inglis Land Development Code, comments, objections and recommendations regarding the following described amendments to the Text and Future Land Use Map of the Town of Inglis Comprehensive Plan and the Town of Inglis Land Development Code and Official Zoning Map will be heard by the Town Commission, at hearings on Monday, January 13, 2014 at 6:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as these matters can be heard. The hearings will be conducted in the Town of Inglis, Town Hall located at 135 Highway 40 West, Inglis, Florida. Adoption of Ordinance 09-13 Referencing application CPA 13-L2 by the Town of Inglis to create a new Mixed Use land use category. The proposed text will amend Policy 1.1.5 of the Future Land Use element of the Town of Inglis comprehensive plan. Adoption of Ordinance 11-13 Referencing application CPA13-S2, by Inglis Food Mart to amend the Future Land Use Map from Single Family Residential -Low Density to Highway Commercial and; Z13-2, an application by Inglis Food Mart to amend the Towns Zoning Map, by changing the zoning designation on the following described property from single Family Residence (R-1) to Highway Commercial (C-1-A). The 1.6 Acre property is located at the Southwest corner of CR40 East and Park Street and extending 435 ft South on Park Street Adoption of Ordinance 12-13 Referencing CPA13-S3, an application by Town of Inglis to amend the Future Land Use Map from undesignated property to Industrial and; Z13-3, an application by Town of Inglis to amend the Towns Zoning Map, by changing the zoning designation on the following described property from undesignated property to Industrial (I). The 1.74 Acre property is located at the Southeast corner of US Hwy 19 North and Diana Street. First Reading of Ordinance 02-14 Referencing application LDC 14-1 by the Town of Inglis, to amend the text of Article I In General, of the Land Development Code, Section 34-2 Definitions, clarifying the meaning of terms for mixed use development and; to amend the text of Article IV Zoning, creating Section 34-252 Mixed Use Development district (MXD), establishing permitted uses, development standards, and a process for approval of mixed use, planned developments. First Reading of Ordinance 03-14 and Transmittal for State Review Referencing application CPA13-L3, by the Town of Inglis to amend the Future Land Use Map from undesignated property to Industrial and Commercial and; Z13-4, an application by Town of Inglis to amend the Towns Zoning Map, by changing the zoning designation on the following described property from undesignated property to Industrial and Highway Commercial. The 28.49 Acre property is located as the northern extension of the Town Limits on the East and West sides of US Hwy 19 North of Gladys Avenue and South of CR 40A. At the hearings, all interested parties may appear to be heard with respect to the amendments. Copies of said amendments as described above are available for public inspection at the Office of the Town Clerk, located at Inglis Town Hall 135 Highway 40 West, Inglis, Florida, Any person requiring reasonable accommodation to participate in this meeting should contact the Town Clerk at (352) 447-2203 (TDD) at least three days in advance. All persons are advised that if they decide to appeal any decision made at a public hearing, they will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, they may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made; said record including the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. 000H0U1 527-0012 72 HOUR BLIND FACTORY FAUX WOOD BLINDS, TOP TREATMENTS DRAPERY, SHADES, SHUTTERS VERTICALS The Savings Are Yours Because The Savings Are Yours Because The Factory Is Ours! The Factory Is Ours! B LIND S 1657 W. GULF TO LAKE HWY LECANTO 2012 2012 2012 2012 www.72-hourblinds.com WELL MEET OR BEAT ANY COMPETITORS PRICE 000GSMO 000GG9I Informed business owners make good decisions. Informed business owners read the Chronicle. GET INFORMED. 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1985 by the Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park and Midway Animal Hospital and has treated more than 10,000 wildlife cases. A rescue staff member told the Pruters that someone else had called about the crane. When they tried to capture it, it flew off, Marilyn Pruter said. Whether he trusted Fred Pruter or was just exhausted, the crane stayed in the Pruters garage until rescue staff arrived and removed him. I called the next morning to see how the bird was and she said the bird arrived but didnt have the upper bill, Marilyn Pruter said. It must have broken off. The rescuers arranged for Sea World to take the crane for treatment. As the bird could drink water, was in good health and could live for seven days without food, it was a good candidate to be fitted with a prosthetic beak. The bird is being fed via a feeding tube. Marilyn Pruter said she thought the bird might have injured its beak during the current sandhill crane mating season, which extends from December to June, according to the U.S. Department of the Interior. The species performs a courtship ritual of a series of dances while making calls. According to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources: The dance looks like two marionette puppets frolicking delicately on strings. They alternately bow and leap into the air with wings stretched out as they circle each other. After the birds dance, they build their nest. He must have got attacked, Marilyn Pruter said. Last year, they laid the nest about 30 feet from our fence. It was Jan. 13. So we know its mating season. They do fight with their bills. The crane has been named Big Sweetie. After he has been rehabilitated with his new beak, he will be reunited with his crane clan in the Pruters neighborhood. choices. However, in October the TDC ended up picking a last-minute applicant, Robert Bob Marx, a Kissimmee consultant whose experience included hotel manager and tourism director. The job offer was $75,000 annually, with a potential bump to $80,000 after six months on the job. Marx asked for the salary hike after three months, and also requested more than $4,000 in expenses to move his furniture from a storage unit in Chicago. He also asked for 45 free nights of accommodations in Citrus County to give him time to find permanent residence. County officials denied all the requests. They made the job offer, Marx accepted, and he was set to be presented to the county commission on Nov. 5. Before that happened, however, the Chroniclereported that Marx had exaggerated on his rsum times spent in two similar positions. County officials acknowledged they had not thoroughly checked his rsum and, days after theChroniclereport, they withdrew their offer to Marx. Rather than continue searching for an executive director, the county replaced Marla Chancey, who was director of the countys Visitors and Convention Bureau since 2008. She was transferred to the position of sports coordinator at the Division of Parks and Recreation and Adam Thomas, who had the sports position since April, was made interim director of tourism. Assistant County Administrator Cathy Pearson said the position will be reevaluated after six months.Contact Chronicle reporter Mike Wright at 352563-3228 or mwright@ chronicleonline.com. Jones recently announced that work has started on the volunteer-driven hand-raking after the project got another award for $100,000 from the Department of Environmental Protection. The money is part of the general appropriations act of 201314 providing grant assistance through the Beaches and Mines funding. State Sen. Charlie Dean, RInverness, who has championed Jones cause and springs cleanup in the Legislature, invited Jones to come before his Senate environmental preservation committee earlier in the year to make his case. Crystal River Mayor Jim Farley also spoke at the hearing in support of Jones efforts and state Rep. Jimmie T. Smith, RInverness, lent his support to an appropriation in the Florida House. Jones said the hand-raking work will continue until June30, 2014, or until the money is exhausted. Jones is already angling for more grants when the Legislature convenes for its budget session in spring. Meanwhile, the joint effort of Save Crystal River Inc., and One Rake at a Time to use mechanical harvesting to remove Lyngbya in greater volume kicked up a lot of turmoil and caused the effort to be suspended. A big harvester was observed causing a lot of turbidity, or cloudiness, by its operator, a company from the Orlando area. Pat Rose of Save the Manatee Club protested the operation of the harvester and said what was being done amounted to dredging the bays sandy bottom. He challenged Save Crystal River Inc.s permit, which he said was for Lyngbya removal and not dredging; and, he insisted a monitoring process be instituted before harvesting resumes. Save Crystal River and Rose then seemed to have worked out a deal, but Save Crystal River later said the deal was too onerous and it cant successfully execute the intended clean-up under those terms. Steve Lamb of Save Crystal River Inc. later said ties with the harvester company have been severed and that the future of an effective cleanup of the bay is with use of environmentally friendly vacuum systems. Lamb said his group is working to make that happen. Meanwhile, hand-raking continues as the two sides figure out the best environmentally sensitive form of mechanized removal of Lyngbya from Kings Bay. 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To place your Bingo ads, call 563-5592 9203147 000GOIV 2013 Tree of Remembrance 000H0S9 1230-MCRN NOTICE OF INTENT TO CONSIDER AN AMENDING THE FEE SCHEDULE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) proposes to amend the following resolution: RESOLUTION NO. 2014 DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT A RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF CITRUS COUNTY, A POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, AMENDING THE FEE SCHEDULE FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT; AMENDING SECTION 2, NEW MAP PRODUCTION, EXHIBIT D; AMENDING SECTION 3, COPY CHARGES, EXHIBIT E; PROVIDING FOR A REPEALER; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE. A public hearing on the proposed resolution amendment will be held by the Board of County Commissioners on the proposed ordinance will be held on January 14, 2014 at 2:10 PM, at the Citrus County Courthouse, 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Room 100, Inverness, Florida. A copy of the proposed resolution and supporting materials are available for public inspection and copying between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M., Monday through Friday, at the Department of Planning and Development, 3600 West Sovereign Path, Lecanto, Florida 34461. For more information about this application, please contact the Department of Planning and Development at (352) 527-5221. If any person decides to appeal any decision made by the board with respect to any matter considered at this meeting or hearing, he or she will need a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, he or she may need to insure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes all testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. Any person requiring reasonable accommodation at this meeting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact the County Administrators Office, Citrus County Courthouse, 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450, (352) 341-6565, (352) 341-6560, at least two days before the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, use the TDD telephone (352) 341-6580. Chairman Board of County Commissioners Citrus County, Florida LYNGBYAContinued from Page A1 TDCContinued from Page A1 CRANEContinued from Page A1 Special to the ChronicleAccording to Fred and Marilyn Pruter, wildlife rescue agents had a tough time catching the injured sandhill crane. The broken tip of its beak was lost in transport to Sea World in Orlando, but the bird is a good candidate to be fitted with a prosthetic beak and returned to the wild in the Pruters neighborhood.
Page A10MONDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2013 Concerned about fire safetyTaxpayers in Citrus County, please read this! Its all true and, if you too are getting tired of the people who are running our county, it might be time to make a change. What we really need is a county government that works for us and not for themselves. For those who do not want to pay the new fire tax, go visit a few fire stations. See how fire personnel live and see the outdated equipment, from boots and bunkers to the actual fire trucks still in service that they have to use. How many firemen are actually on duty? How many firefighters would you want on the trucks responding to your fire? The IAF (International Association of Firefighters) strongly suggests three, not two or just one, which is often the case. In Lecanto, their favorite excuse for losing a home or other structure is lack of water. Where are the tankers that can carry enough water to give adequate time to set up portable ponds or relays? Because we enjoy country living, does that mean we have to lose everything we own if we experience a fire? Our station has one truck, one volunteer, no paid firemen. When I called in to a TV show featuring our sheriff/fire chief and asked about paid firefighters in Lecanto, the sheriff responded, I cant see it in the future. Do you realize that those of us who live in southern Lecanto are apparently second rate, although we, too, pay taxes? As a matter of fact, my recent property tax bill itemized the $54 new fire tax in addition to a $36.07 fee for our fire district. My math might be a bit rusty, but that sounds like a little over $90 to me. And for what? To potentially lose everything? As a retired volunteer fireman with 20-plus years of experience, I find this terribly frustrating. What can we do? We can vote! Vote out those who are more interested in their own toys than they are our safety. Vote for someone who actually has fire experience! We had an ideal candidate last election, but the brainwashed good ole boys voted to keep the status quo.Richard G. Fontaine LecantoGood money after badI recently read a letter by a local who was complaining, rightfully so, about the fee for parking at the Chassahowitzka boat ramp parking lot. Now notice if you will that I said a parking fee. Yes you can launch your boat at no extra tax, but sorry you need to pay $7 to park. Huh? I dont know about you, but when the county I live in spends county money to improve a ramp, which wasnt chump change, over $300,000 I recall, wastefully spending money on a kayak launch closet. No one uses it, for two reasons. First of all, it didnt work. It was like trying to launch a kayak in a closet. The second reason is they knocked down the original wall and made a beach area, which is not only easier to launch a kayak but is a lot nicer at a fraction of the cost of that concrete closet they built, and now it doesnt even get used because people use the beach, which by the way was originally proposed in the improvement plans. I guess its typical government spending, maybe they couldve saved some money by talking to the community that lives there and seen that a beach area to launch paddled vessels from was all that was needed. Now, not only has the county wasted money on this ugly hunk of concrete that no one uses, they expect me to pay for parking! Hello? How do you think Im going to get the boat to the ramp? I need a place to park. So today I find that the county was sent out there to trim trees at the campground because campers and RVs were hitting them. Am I out of line by asking why? I used to buy my provisions for the boat trip and pay your double taxing fee for parking, but not anymore. Thankfully, Im blessed I have a friend who allows me to park in his yard. So I launch my boat, drive to my friends place, park my truck and peddle my bike around and park it in the bike rack. Not only do I not pay for parking, but I refuse to purchase anything from the store. Im waiting for a fee to park my bike, guess Ill just walk. Ron Hobbs Homosassa Admittedly, my idea of celebrating New Years Day is indoors and asleep at least until the sun is almost directly above the Atlantic Ocean, a couple of miles from home. A national push to get people outdoors on Jan. 1 to enjoy nature, promote healthy lifestyles and, in places like St. Augustine, history, too, is in its third year. Americas State Parks First Day Hike encourages people to start the New Year by taking a hike and there are fewer areas nicer than a state park. National organizers said 22,022 hikers logged a total of 43,911 miles on Jan. 1, 2013, during 721 hikes that ranged from one mile to 9 miles, round-trip, in the nations state parks. Floridas state parks are part of First Day Hike, big time. You can find out whats going on near you by checking the listing at www.floridastateparks.org/ thingstodo/events.cfm. If you want a special First Day Hike, head over Fort Mose Historic State Park, north of St. Augustine off U.S. 1 by the replica city gates. The hike is only six-tenths of a mile round trip. Park Specialist Tonya Creamer and State Park Rangers will incorporate the story of 18th century Fort Mose into the natural setting along Robinson Creek. There is no sign of the first or the second forts today, but participants will get the lay of the land along a boardwalk through the marsh. Its a behind-thescenes kind of tour. The story is impressive. Fort Mose, officially known as El Pueblo de Gracia Real de Santa Teresa de Mose, was founded by the Spanish in 1738 as the first legally sanctioned, free African settlement in what is now the United States. African slaves who fled the British colonies were given their freedom in return for joining the Spanish militia and for converting to Catholicism. Fort Moses hike is a timely adventure, as 2014 is the official start of the city of St. Augustines remembrance of the Civil Rights Era. Fort Mose predates the 1964 demonstrations by more than 200 years, but, its story is a pivotal part of Civil Rights history. Deadline for the First Dau Hike was Dec. 24, but dont despair theres a special Experience Fort Mose event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, with volunteers dressed in period costume to present living history. Call 904-823-2232 for more information. Get prepping now. People who are desk-bound know the drill; get up and walk for five minutes out of every hour at the desk. People who dont work should set their alarms for taking five out of 60. Challenge yourself by wearing a pedometer and working up to 10,000 steps daily. If you cannot make it over St. Augustine, find a park near you and take a hike. Margo C. Pope is a former opinion page editor of The St. Augustine Record. Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.Alexander Pope, Letter to John Gay, Oct. 6, 1727 This New Years Day, take a hike CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE Founded by Albert M. Williamson You may differ with my choice, but not my right to choose. David S. Arthurs publisher emeritus EDITORIAL BOARDGerry Mulligan ....................................publisherMike Arnold ..............................................editorCharlie Brennan ........................managing editorCurt Ebitz ..................................citizen memberMac Harris ................................citizen memberRebecca Martin ..........................guest memberBrad Bautista ....................................copy chief TDC director needs clear expectations As county government grapples for financial stability, it makes sense not to hire a tourism director who commands top dollar. Seeking to shake things up at the Citrus County Visitors and Convention Bureau, top county administrators moved the tourism director into the Parks and Rec sports coordinator position and tapped the sports coordinator to become interim tourism director. In his previous job as sports coordinator, Adam Thomas earned praise for his sports expertise and enthusiasm. While his experience in the area of tourism development is said to be limited, the Tourist Development Council and county commission seemed determined to bring change to the Visitors and Convention Bureau, so this could be a great opportunity for Thomas to prove his mettle. While the TDCs funding comes from a tax on overnight stays from those visiting the county, it is the county administrator who makes the ultimate decision about who to employ as director; its not the TDCs decision. The director, however, has the tricky job of meeting the expectations of the administrator and, indirectly, the TDC and county commission. It was bad form for the county administrator to make the job switch while the nowformer tourism director was on vacation. Since they value her enough to continue employing her, it would have been nice to have a consultation before making the announcement to the Tourist Development Council. Be that as it may, the winds of change have been blowing. Now the trick for the TDC and county government is to set a course for the director. If clear objectives arent set, with benchmarks to evaluate progress, the new director will be left to flounder. With the new director in place, county government and TDC officials would be wise to start the new year by agreeing goals and performance measures to enable Adam Thomas to succeed. THE ISSUE:Tourism development.OUR OPINION:Measurable objectives needed for new director. OPINIONS INVITED The opinions expressed in Chronicle editorials are the opinions of the newspapers editorial board.Viewpoints depicted in political cartoons, columns or letters do not necessarily represent the opinion of the editorial board. Groups or individuals are invited to express their opinions in a letter to the editor. Persons wishing to address the editorial board, which meets weekly, should call Charlie Brennan at 352-563-5660.All letters must be signed and include a phone number and hometown, including letters sent via email. Names and hometowns will be printed; phone numbers will not be published or given out.We reserve the right to edit letters for length, libel, fairness and good taste.Letters must be no longer than 600 words, and writers will be limited to four letters per month. SEND LETTERS TO: The Editor, 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429. Or, fax to 352-563-3280, or email to firstname.lastname@example.org .LETTERSto the Editor Yet another scamHeres another scam for you: If you get a telephone call and your ID says on there Unavailable, dont bother answering it. The number is 860-265-4984. They call and ask for the party thats living in the house and then they say: We have you clean Windows. You clean Windows. We clean your Windows. And what it is, is the computer. They want you to get into the computer. Just hang up on them because its another scam.Thanks for Toy RunI would like to thank the Crystal River Harley-Davidson Toy Run for helping the foster children of Citrus County, and all the people who participated in it. We thank you very much for the love and support you gave to the children, and thank you from the Citrus County Foster Parents Association. Thank you.Bringing brightnessDont miss the enchanting lights of the Christmas village located on Sarasota Point; thats behind the old Ted Williams Museum in Citrus Hills. The village lights are put together each year by the resident, Roger. Thanks, Roger, for bringing much joy and brightness into our lives.Missing my horsesThis past year I suffered several health crises. During July, I was very sick and during that time, my two horses were adopted out. Their names are Benemerito and Pepper. Now I had a major open-heart surgery and even though I had that particular crisis, my heart was thoroughly broken by losing my horses. They were my buddies and they were their own soul mates to each other. I would like very much to find them and at the very least, see them or recover them if they are not working out where they presently are. I am sure that someone knows where they are. If you are an animal lover, you know the feeling of losing your best friend. Whoever has these horses or knows where they may be, please call 352-527-0207 and make this Christmas a special one for us. My mail; not yoursMy daughter mailed a birthday card for me from Miami on Dec. 12 and I received it here in Homosassa Dec. 19. She enclosed two scratch-off Lotto tickets, but upon opening the card, no Lotto tickets. Apparently someone opened it, unsealed it and resealed it. Very unhappy with the post office delivery service, whether its here or in Miami. Someone did something wrong. THE CHRONICLEinvites you to call Sound Off with your opinions about local or statewide subjects. You do not need to leave your name, and have less than a minute to record. COMMENTSwill be edited for length, libel, personal or political attacks and good taste. Editors will cut libelous material. OPINIONS expressed are purely those of the callers. SOUND OFFCALL563-0579 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE United Way of Citrus County needs your help to reach its annual fundraising goal. If you can, please send a contribution to the United Way of Citrus County, c/o Gerry Mulligan, The Chronicle, 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429. FOSTER SUCCESS Margot PopeOTHER VOICES
Citrus County, go to church in Citrus County, my kids all went to school here. Plus, I wasnt loving doing hair anymore. I also felt that God was calling me to do something different, to serve on a deeper level. I found this job on the Internet while searching food pantries in the area. CHRONICLE: What did you know about CUB? CAMPBELL: CUB actually helped me back in 2003 when I was going through a divorce and had four kids and no money. I couldnt pay my bills and came here for help with my electric bill. CHRONICLE: What was that like? CAMPBELL: Being broke and broken? Its horrible. Ive been on the other side of this desk. Ive experienced the consequences of some very bad decisions and very bad life choices. Back then, I wasnt in a very good place at all. CHRONICLE: How did you get from there to here? CAMPBELL: The grace of God and strong mentoring. I had a close friend that helped guide me and get me back on my feet, plus a lot of hard work and understanding about my mistakes and learning to make different choices. One of the things I would really like to do here is create a program where we can provide education and mentoring for people who are upside down in their budgeting. I was 42 years old when I found out that only 25percent of your income should go to your rent. ... My whole life, I just winged it. So, Id like to somehow incorporate financial literacy into what we offer. CHRONICLE: For people who may not know, what exactly does CUB do? CAMPBELL: We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit community-based charity. Our motto is, People helping people, and thats what we do. We provide financial assistance when funds are available for utilities, rent, water, propane, prescription meds if they fall under certain criteria. We also run a food pantry. ... But our assistance is not meant to be permanent. Were set up to help Citrus County residents who are facing temporary hardships. CHRONICLE: How many families do you serve? CAMPBELL: We average 500 families a month for food in the food pantry and probably 150 to 175 a month for financial assistance. We serve about 25,000 individuals a year. CHRONICLE: Are the numbers going up? CAMPBELL: They are. For Christmas, we did almost 100 more families than the year before, and our food numbers are up, too. It ebbs and flows, depending on the time of year. We also know that there are other agencies that have programs kicking in, like the countys LIHEAP (Low Income Housing Energy Assistance Program) that starts in January for help with utility bills. Right now our pantry is stocked, which will carry us through the tough months when people arent thinking about those in need. CHRONICLE: You used the term those in need and not needy as some people say. Whats the difference? CAMPBELL: To me, theres an element of judgment in the word needy, and we want to maintain peoples dignity and treat people like people. Our client base is such a broad spectrum. There are so many reasons that people are here theyve lost a job, theyre going through a divorce, a daughter and her kids had to move back home and suddenly there are more mouths to feed. I dont know anyone who hasnt gone through some kind of sticky situation where they need help. We all have needs at some time. CHRONICLE: Lets change gears and talk about 2014. What are your goals? CAMPBELL: Heres some news were going to be building on our property on U.S. 41 across from Inverness Middle School in 2014. Were hoping to break ground the end of January and open by July. It will almost double the space we have here. CHRONICLE: You said you love your job. What do you like best? CAMPBELL: It gives me an opportunity to serve the community, to pay it forward. My pastor talks about being salt and light, and this is an opportunity to be just that. The light doesnt need to go where its already light; it needs to go where its dark, and salt doesnt need to go where its fresh and cheery all the time, but where theres decay. I believe Im where God wants me to be and I think I learn and grow every day and I work with amazing people, volunteers and staff who show up with smiles on their faces and who dont complain and who help keep me from complaining. Were stewards of the goodwill of the community in every aspect of what we do. The churches and individuals and clubs and businesses that donate to us throughout the year trust us to do what weve been doing for 35, going into our 36th year. Its very humbling that I get to serve in this position. CHRONICLE: I like what you said about being stewards of the goodwill of the community. CAMPBELL: We dont get any government money; everything we do here is because of the generosity of the community, which is awesome because when people find out that we need something, it happens. We had a refrigerator crisis the week before Christmas. The refrigerator in the pantry and the one in the volunteers room went out, and within a week we had threerefrigerators donated to us. Now we have an extra one, which well need when we move into our new building because the food pantry will be much bigger. Citrus United Basket is at 103 N. Mill Ave., Inverness. Phone: 352-344-2242. STEPHEN E. LASKO/For the ChronicleJennifer Jenna Campbell, executive director of Citrus United Basket (CUB), is shown at her office in Inverness. This year, CUB gave more than 7,000 toys to 412 registered families with children in need of Christmas gifts. Campbell has a special relationship with CUB families. I used to be on the other side of the desk, so I know what its like to need the help. 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Caught Associated PressThis photo provided by the Pueblo County, Colo., Sheriff's Department shows Harry Carl Mapps. Authorities say the man suspected of killing three people and setting fire to a home in southern Colorado was captured in Oklahoma after a nationwide manhunt on Saturday. FBI: Cell records link robberiesPHOENIX A suspect killed by Phoenix police in a bank robbery attempt is believed to be the same man accused in the shooting death of a Mississippi police officer and the wounding of another, the FBI said Sunday. The statement came hours after Phoenix police shot and killed a suspect after Saturdays bank robbery attempt. Investigators believe the same suspect also tried to rob a bank in Atlanta on Monday, hours before he allegedly shot the two officers in Tupelo, Miss. Phoenix police spokesman James Holmes said Sunday that it was unclear when Mario Edward Garnett arrived in the state. He said Garnett was from the Midwest, had served for four years in the U.S. Army and appeared to have no connections to Arizona. Daniel McMullen, special agent in charge of the FBIs office in Jackson, Miss., said records showed the suspects cellphone was in Atlanta, Phoenix and Tupelo at the time of each incident. McMullen also said there were numerous similarities between the three bank robberies, including the clothing worn by the suspect, statements he made during the incidents and his overall modus operandi. Time short to find new facility OAKLAND, Calif. The family of a California girl declared brain dead after complications from tonsil surgery was running out of time Sunday to find a new facility to take her in and keep her on a ventilator. A judges ruling will allow Childrens Hospital Oakland to remove 13-year-old Jahi McMath from life support at 5p.m. today unless her family appeals. The family is now pinning its hopes on a New York facility after two California care homes withdrew offers to accept the teen. Chris Dolan, the familys attorney, said he was waiting to hear from the New York hospital after its facility director and medical director speak. He wouldnt provide the hospitals name, saying the media attention could hurt Jahis chance of being transferred there. On Sunday, the hospital said it had not heard from the New York, or any other, facility about a transfer. We need to be able to talk to the other facility to understand what it is they are capable of doing, Cynthia Chiarappa, a hospital spokeswoman, said. From wire reports Nation BRIEFS NATION& WORLD Page A12MONDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2013 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Volcano Associated PressThe Chaparrastique volcano shoots a a cloud of gas and ash about three miles into the air Sunday, as seen from the city of San Miguel, El Salvador. A spokesman for El Salvador's Red Cross said evacuations have been ordered for those living within about two miles of the peak. The volcano last erupted in 1976. Peacekeepers killed in SudanCAIRO The United Nations said two peacekeepers have been killed while in Sudans South Darfur region. A statement Sunday on behalf of Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said a Jordanian and a Senegalese peacekeeper were killed by unidentified assailants while in a convoy traveling near Greida, South Darfur. The statement said peacekeepers killed one of the assailants and wounded another. Darfur has been gripped by bloodshed since 2003 when rebels took up arms against the government in Khartoum, accusing it of discrimination and neglect. The United Nations said 300,000 people have died in the conflict and 2.7million have fled their homes. The U.N. said some 125 troops have been killed in the Darfur peacekeeping mission. A July13 ambush killed seven Tanzanian peacekeepers and a police adviser from Sierra Leone.Saudis to give Lebanon $3B BEIRUT Saudi Arabia has pledged $3billion to Lebanon to help strengthen the countrys armed forces and purchase weapons from France, Lebanons president said Sunday, calling it the biggest grant ever for the nations military. Michel Sleiman, who made the surprise announcement in a televised national address, did not provide any further details. The Lebanese army has struggled to contain a rising tide of violence linked to the civil war in neighboring Syria, a conflict that has inflamed sectarian tensions in Lebanon and threatened the countrys stability.Bahamas police seek shooterNASSAU, Bahamas Police in the Bahamas are searching for two suspects in a drive-by shooting that killed four people and wounded several others. Superintendent Stephen Dean said Sunday a number of people have been detained for questioning. He said investigators are now asking for the publics assistance in locating two men in their 20s believed to be the shooters. Dean said a car approached a Nassau park Friday night and those inside fired multiple shots before speeding off. Eleven people were hit. Detectives have recovered a suspicious car. Nassaus New Providence island has experienced a surge of violent crime in recent years. The U.S. Department of State said the incidents are not directed at tourists. World BRIEFS From wire reports Bombing in Russia Associated PressA police officer guards a main entrance to the Volgograd railway station Sunday, hit by an explosion, in Volgograd, Russia. More than a dozen people were killed and scores were wounded Sunday by a suicide bomber at a railway station in southern Russia, officials said, heightening concern about terrorism ahead of Februarys Olympics in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. 16 killed in suicide attack in southern city of Volgograd Associated PressMOSCOW A suicide bomber struck a busy railway station in southern Russia on Sunday, killing at least 15 other people and wounding scores more, officials said, in a stark reminder of the threat Russia is facing as it prepares to host Februarys Olympics in Sochi. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the bombing in Volgograd, but it came several months after Chechen rebel leader Doku Umarov called for new attacks against civilian targets in Russia, including the Sochi Games. Suicide bombings have rocked Russia for years, but many have been contained to the North Caucasus, the center of an insurgency seeking an Islamist state in the region. Until recently Volgograd was not a typical target, but the city formerly known as Stalingrad has now been struck twice in two months suggesting militants may be using the transportation hub as a renewed way of showing their reach outside their restive region. Volgograd, which lies close to volatile Caucasus provinces, is 550 miles south of Moscow and about 400 miles northeast of Sochi, a Black Sea resort flanked by the North Caucasus Mountains. The bombing highlights the daunting security challenge Russia will face in fulfilling its pledge to make the Sochi Games the safest Olympics in history. The government has deployed tens of thousands of soldiers, police and other security personnel to protect the games. Through the day, officials issued conflicting statements on casualties. They also said the suspected bomber was a woman, but then reversed themselves and said the attacker could have been a man. The Interfax news agency quoted unidentified law enforcement agents as saying that footage taken by surveillance cameras indicated that the bomber was a man. It also reported that it was further proven by a torn male finger ringed by a safety pin removed from a hand grenade, which was found on the site of the explosion. The bomber detonated explosives in front of a metal detector just beyond the stations main entrance when a police sergeant became suspicious and rushed forward to check ID, officials said. The officer was killed by the blast, and several other policemen were wounded. When the suicide bomber saw a policeman near a metal detector, she became nervous and set off her explosive device, Vladimir Markin, the spokesman for the nations top investigative agency, said in a statement earlier in the day. He added that the bomb contained about 22 pounds of TNT and was rigged with shrapnel. Markin later told Interfax that the attacker could have been a man, but added that the investigation was still ongoing. He said another hand grenade, which didnt explode, was also found on the explosion site. Markin argued that security controls prevented a far greater number of casualties at the station, which was packed with people at a time when several trains were delayed. About 40 were hospitalized, many in grave condition. Earlier, Lifenews.ru, a Russian news portal that reportedly has close links to security agencies, even posted what it claimed was an image of the severed head of the females attacker. It even said the attacker appeared to have been a woman whose two successive rebel husbands had been killed by Russian security forces in the Caucasus. Female suicide bombers, many of whom were widows or sisters of rebels, have mounted numerous attacks in Russia. They often have been referred to as black widows. In October, a female suicide bomber blew herself up on a city bus in Volgograd, killing six people and injuring about 30. Officials said that attacker came from the province of Dagestan, which has become the center of the Islamist insurgency that has spread across the region after two separatist wars in Chechnya. As in Sundays blast, her bomb was rigged with shrapnel that caused severe injuries. RUSSIA UKRAINE BEL. TURKEYBlack SeaMoscow Volgograd 200 km 200 mi More than a dozen killed in suicide blast SochiSOURCE: ESRI AP Jhi McMathteen declared brain dead. Report: NSA intercepts computer deliveries Associated PressLONDON A German magazine lifted the lid on the operations of the National Security Agencys hacking unit Sunday, reporting that American spies intercept computer deliveries, exploit hardware vulnerabilities, and even hijack Microsofts internal reporting system to spy on their targets. Der Spiegels revelations relate to a division of the NSA known as Tailored Access Operations, or TAO, which is painted as an elite team of hackers specializing in stealing data from the toughest of targets. Citing internal NSA documents, the magazine said Sunday that TAOs mission was Getting the ungettable, and quoted an unnamed intelligence official as saying that TAO had gathered some of the most significant intelligence our country has ever seen. Der Spiegel said TAO had a catalog of high-tech gadgets for particularly hard-to-crack cases, including computer monitor cables specially modified to record what is being typed across the screen, USB sticks secretly fitted with radio transmitters to broadcast stolen data over the airwaves, and fake base stations intended to intercept mobile phone signals on the go. The NSA doesnt just rely on James Bond-style spy gear, the magazine said. Some of the attacks described by Der Spiegel exploit weaknesses in the architecture of the Internet to deliver malicious software to specific computers. Others take advantage of weaknesses in hardware or software distributed by some of the worlds leading information technology companies, including Cisco Systems Inc. and Chinas Huawei Technologies Ltd., the magazine reported. Der Spiegel cited a 2008 mail order catalog-style list of vulnerabilities that NSA spies could exploit from companies such as Irvine, California-based Western Digital Corp. or Round Rock, Texas-based Dell Inc. The magazine said that suggested the agency was compromising the technology and products of American companies. Old-fashioned methods get a mention too. Der Spiegel said that if the NSA tracked a target ordering a new computer or other electronic accessories, TAO could tap its allies in the FBI and the CIA, intercept the hardware in transit, and take it to a secret workshop where it could be discretely fitted with espionage software before being sent on its way. Intercepting computer equipment in such a way is among the NSAs most productive operations, and has helped harvest intelligence from around the world, one document cited by Der Spiegel stated. Associated PressThe sign outside the National Security Agency campus in Fort Meade, Md., is shown June 6. A German magazine reported Sunday that American spies intercept computer deliveries, exploit hardware vulnerabilities, and even hijack Microsofts internal reporting system to spy on their targets.
Basketball/B2 Hockey/B2 Scoreboard/B3 College basketball/ B3 NFL/B4, B5 Puzzles/ B6 Comics/ B7 Classifieds/ B8 Chargers, Packers win late to secure playoff berths./B4 SPORTSSection BMONDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2013 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE No playoffs for Miami Jets handle lifeless Dolphins 20-7 Associated PressMIAMI GARDENS The handshakes and backslaps exchanged in the Miami Dolphins locker room late Sunday afternoon were gestures of consolation, not celebration, before players quietly slipped out the back door at the end of another disappointing season. Miami was eliminated from the scramble for the AFCs final wild-card berth by the New York Jets, who thrived in the role of spoilers against their archrivals and won 20-7. The Dolphins blew an early lead to complete a December collapse that will keep them out of the playoffs for a fifth straight year. Its definitely going to take a little while to get over this one, quarterback Ryan Tannehill said. New Yorks Geno Smith led three long scoring drives, ran for a touchdown and threw for 190 yards, while two interceptions by rookie Dee Milliner and one by 35-year-old Ed Reed prevented a Miami comeback. The Dolphins (8-8) squandered a shot at their first postseason berth since 2008 by losing the final two games to nonplayoff teams, including a shutout defeat at last-place Buffalo. It was a dismal end to a roller-coaster season that included a four-game losing streak, a bullying scandal that drew national scrutiny, and a December surge that briefly left the Dolphins in control of their playoff destiny but turned out to be a tease. Our record is 8-8, and thats the definition of average, cornerback Brent Grimes said. We felt like we could be a much better than average team, so were disappointed. We messed up in the last two games. Weve just got to live with that. The Dolphins were outscored 39-7 in those final two games. Now owner Stephen Ross must decide whether to shake up a regime led by second-year coach Joe Philbin and sixth-year general manager Jeff Ireland. The Jets (8-8) celebrated as though theyre playoff-bound but will sit out the postseason for the third year in a row. After the game, owner Woody Johnson announced that coach Rex Ryan would return for a sixth season in 2014. Ryan, whose future had been in question, said Johnson gave him the news before the game. When players were told afterward, they cheered in the locker room. Young tops 1,000 points, No. 13 Florida rolls Becomes 50th Gator to reach mark in 76-34 win Associated PressGAINESVILLE Although Pat Young wasnt keeping count, everyone around him was. Even coach Billy Donovan. Young scored 15 points, becoming the 50th player in school history to reach 1,000 in his career, and No. 13 Florida handled Savannah State 76-34 on Sunday. Young received a standing ovation as he left the game with 5:41 remaining, waving to the crowd as his achievement was announced. About the 8-minute mark, I said, Pat, Im going to put you in. Im going to run some plays at you, Donovan said. He said, Well, Coach, I dont want to force anything. Thats just kind of the kid he is. We put him in there to get that done today and just happy it happened. Young topped the 1,000-point plateau on a putback with 7:15 to play. It came shortly after he stepped to the free throw line with a chance to join the club. The senior clanged it off the front rim, drawing groans from the crowd. He made amends, though, a few minutes later. The fans kept reminding me, Four more, Pat. Two more. One more, Young said. Before the last game, I didnt even know how close I was. I didnt care about it until they told me, Youre this amount of points away. I was more conscious of it then. And now hes relieved its over. Ive just been very fortunate to be on winning teams and to be here overall under Coach Donovan, Young said. I couldnt walk and chew gum Florida center Patric Young is congratualted by his teammates Sunday after passing the 1,000 career point mark in Gainesville against Savannah State. Florida won 76-34.Associated Press Ryan Tannehill See DOLPHINS/ Page B3 See GATORS/ Page B3 Saints make playoffs with 42-17 rout over Buccaneers Associated PressNew Orleans quarterback Drew Brees passes as guard Ben Grubbs (66) blocks out a leaping Tampa Bay defensive tackle Gerald McCoy (93) during the first half Sunday in New Orleans. Brees had five total touchdowns in a 42-17 win. Associated PressNEW ORLEANS The Tampa Bay Buccaneers ended another disappointing season with little defense and lots of questions about the future of coach Greg Schiano. Drew Brees threw for 381 yards and four touchdowns as New Orleans clinched a playoff berth, beating Tampa Bay 42-17 on Sunday at the Superdome. The Bucs (4-12), meanwhile, completed their third consecutive losing season and sixth in a row without a trip to the postseason. Whether Schiano, 11-21 in two seasons with Tampa Bay, returns for a third remains to be seen. The Bucs started the year 0-8 and closed with losses in four of their last five. The Bucs allowed season highs in points and yards (468) against the Saints, who had three scoring tosses of more than 40 yards in the first half. Schiano also called for a fake field goal that failed miserably when the outcome was still in doubt late in the first half. I dont think I have to say anything, Schiano said when asked about his future. Thats not being smug. I come in and do my job the best that I can. Thats other peoples decision. Schiano also has been reportedly linked to a potential opening at Penn State if Nittany Lions coach Bill OBrien leaves for the NFL. I made this comment Wednesday, and Ill say it again I and no one connected to me has had any contact with Penn State, Schiano said. The job I have is the job I want. The Bucs did a poor job of defending Brees, who connected with Lance Moore for a 44-yard touchdown on the Saints opening possession, Robert Meachem for a 41-yard touchdown that made the score 14-7 in the second quarter and a wide open Kenny Stills for 76 yards as the Saints went ahead 28-14 with 2:40 left in the half. Meachem outjumped cornerback Darrelle Revis in the corner of the end zone for his touchdown. No one covered Stills, who ran down the seam and was at least 10 yards in the clear. Brees was 17 of 21 for 321 yards in the first half, when he threw all four of his Rangers top Lightning 4-3 Associated PressTAMPA Henrik Lundqvist made 37 saves in his first start in four games, and Mats Zuccarello had a goal and two assists in the New York Rangers 4-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday night. Lundqvist watched from the bench as backup Cam Talbot started the previous three games, winning two, after Lundqvist struggled through a 1-4-2 stretch. Rick Nash, Chris Kreider and Benoit Pouliot also scored for the Rangers, who had three power-play goals. Ryan McDonagh and Derick Brassard had two assists each. Tampa Bay got goals from Tyler Johnson, Ondrej Palat and Valtteri Filppula. The Rangers went up 4-2 on second-period powerplay goals by Kreider and Pouliot. Kreider beat Anders Lindback with a backhander at 4:35, and Pouliot extended his point streak to seven games with an in-close redirection 3:16 later. Tampa Bay pulled within 4-3 on Filppulas tip-in 8:14 into the third. It was one of 16 shots the Lightning had on Lundqvist during the period. After Johnson tied it with a power-play goal at 10:41 of the first, Palat scored a rebound goal from the left circle to make it 2-1 with 3:55 left in the period. Nash snapped his seven-game goal drought to put the Rangers up 1-0 just 4:30 into the game. Derek Stepan set up the goal after stealing a pass by Lightning defenseman Radko Gudas. Associated PressNew York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist defelcts a shot on goal Sunday by Tampa Bays Ondrej Palat during the first period in Tampa. Regular season endsSee Pages B4 and B5 for Sundays Week 17 NFL results. See BUCS/ Page B3
B2MONDAY, DECEMBER30, 2013CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS Ranked womens hoops squads score blowout wins No. 1 UConn wins by 33; trio top century mark Associated PressSTORRS, Conn. Breanna Stewart had 12 points and 12 rebounds to lead top-ranked UConn to a 67-34 win over Cincinnati in the teams first matchup as members of the American Athletic Conference. Moriah Jefferson and Bria Hartley each added 12 points for Connecticut (13-0, 1-0 American Athletic Conference), which won despite being held 19 points below its season average. Cincinnati (7-5, 0-1 American), which is winless in nine meetings against the Huskies, was led by Jeanise Randolph who had 15 points and 10 rebounds.No. 2 Notre Dame 70, Oregon State 58CORVALLIS, Ore. Kayla McBride scored 20 points, Natalie Achonwa added 16 points and eight rebounds, and No. 2 Notre Dame remained perfect with a 70-58 victory over Oregon State. Sophomore Jewell Loyd, last years national freshman of the year, had 10 points for the Irish (11-0) 8.5 below her team-leading average coming in. Jamie Weisner scored 18 points to lead the Beavers (8-4), and Ruth Hamblin added 12 points, eight rebounds and a school record-tying nine blocks.No. 5 Tennessee 110, Lipscomb 42KNOXVILLE, Tenn. Isabelle Harrison had 26 points and 15 rebounds as fifth-ranked Tennessee cruised to a 110-42 win against Lipscomb. The Lady Vols (11-1) scored first and never trailed, using a 17-0 run early to build a 25-4 lead with 12:29 left in the first half in the first-ever meeting between the two programs. Danay Fothergill scored a teamhigh 13 points for Lipscomb (3-8) before fouling out with 13 minutes left.No. 6 Kentucky 109, Grambling St. 46LEXINGTON, Ky. Bria Goss scored a career-high 23 points to lead No. 6 Kentucky to a 109-46 rout of Grambling State. The Wildcats (12-1), coming off a 69-61 loss to No. 2 Duke, led from start and were never threatened. Linnae Harper had 15 points for Kentucky and Janee Thompson scored 13. Joanna Miller led Grambling State (3-8) with 14 points.No. 7 Louisville 71, Southern Methodist 51LOUISVILLE, Ky. Shoni Schimmel scored 18 points, Sara Hammond had 14 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 7 Louisville opened American Athletic Conference play with a 71-51 victory over Southern Methodist. Bria Smith added 13 points and 11 rebounds to help Louisville (13-1, 1-0) win its sixth straight. Akil Simpson scored 14 points and Kiara Perry had 13 for SMU (9-3, 0-1).No. 8 Maryland 103, Coll. of Charleston 51COLLEGE PARK, Md. Alyssa Thomas scored a season-high 28 points and grabbed her 1,000th rebound as No. 8 Maryland routed the College of Charleston 103-51 in the Terrapin Classic championship game. Shatori Walker-Kimbrough added 15 points as the Terrapins (12-1) closed out December and the nonconference portion of their schedule with their 10th consecutive victory. Afreyea Tolbert scored 20 points for Charleston (7-5).No. 11 Oklahoma St. 90, Texas-Pan Am. 48STILLWATER, Okla. Liz Donohoe scored 21 points and gathered 16 rebounds to lead No. 11 Oklahoma State over Texas-Pan American 90-48. The Cowgirls (11-0) got 16 points from LaShawn Jones and 11 points and five assists from Tiffany Bias. Texas-Pan American (6-7) was led by Shawnte Goffs 11 points.No. 12 Colorado 75, Southern Utah 59BOULDER, Colo. Arielle Roberson scored 18 points and gathered 12 rebounds to lead No. 12 Colorado over Southern Utah 75-59. Ashley Wilson scored 14 points in the win, with Jasmine Sborov adding 12 points and 10 rebounds, and Jen Reese chipping in with 11 points. Southern Utah was led by Desiree Jackson with 21 points, six rebounds and three assists.No. 15 Penn State 70, Hartford 56UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. Maggie Lucas scored 18 points and No. 15 Penn State held off Hartford 70-56. Penn State (9-3) started the second half with a 10-4 run, opening up a 47-35 lead with 14:49 remaining. Alyssa Englert, who came into the game with 14 assists all season, recorded a career-high nine for the Hawks (3-10). Cherelle Moore scored 11 points and grabbed nine rebounds.No. 18 Nebraska 89, Oral Roberts 53LINCOLN, Neb. Jordan Hooper scored 30 points as No. 18 Nebraska returned from Christmas break and pummeled Oral Roberts 89-53. Hooper came into the game needing 27 points to catch Kiera Hardy at No. 5 on Nebraskas career scoring list. She scored nine of her points in Nebraskas (10-2) game-opening sprint to a 24-0 lead. Christian Key and Kaylan Mayberry scored nearly all of the Golden Eagles (1-9) points with 25 and 20, respectively.No. 23 California 77, Lafayette 60BERKELEY, Calif. Reshanda Gray had 20 points and eight rebounds to lead No. 23 California over Lafayette 77-60 in the first meeting between the programs. Cal (8-3) led 30-27 at the break and used second-half runs of 13-2 and 10-0 to build a 70-48 advantage with 4:15 to go. Brittany Boyd had 13 points, seven assists and four steals and Courtney Range added 11 points. Danielle Fiacco and Linnel Macklin each had 13 points and Emily Homan added 11 points for Lafayette (6-5).No. 25 Oklahoma 66, Samford 35NORMAN, Okla. Morgan Hook scored 12 points and handed out five assists as No. 25 Oklahoma topped Samford 66-35. Samford (3-9) took an 8-4 lead but Oklahoma (9-4) then rattled off 25 of the next 30 points, including eight by Hook, who capped the run with her second 3-pointer of the game. Nicole Griffin added 12 points and Derica Wyatt added 11 in the win. Shelby Campbell paced Samford with 12 points. Two in a row Panthers roll to 4-1 win over Canadiens Associated PressSUNRISE Brian Campbell, Aleksander Barkov and Dmitry Kulikov each scored goals to lift the Florida Panthers over the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Sunday night. Sean Bergenheim added an empty-net goal with 17 seconds left. Tom Gilbert had two assists. Scott Clemmensen stopped 21 shots for the Panthers, who broke a three-game losing streak and beat Montreal for the second time this month. Clemmensen is 8-1 against the Canadiens. Montreal lost for the first time in three games. Brandon Prust scored for the Canadiens, and Peter Budaj made 21 saves. Florida stretched its lead to 3-1 on Barkovs goal in the second period. Gilberts shot from the slot was tipped in by Barkov at 14:29. Barkov has seven points in six games.Sabres 2, Capitals 1, SOBUFFALO, N.Y. Ryan Miller made 49 saves, and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Washington Capitals 2-1. Drew Stafford netted Buffalos goal in regulation, and Steve Ott scored the lone shootout goal in the sixth round as the Sabres improved to 5-01 in their last six home games after starting 3-12-1 there. Miller stopped all six Washington shootout attempts. Philipp Grubauer made 16 saves for Washington, and Troy Brouwer scored the Capitals only goal. Alex Ovechkin recorded 12 shots, but failed to earn a point.Penguins 5, Blue Jackets 3COLUMBUS, Ohio James Neal scored three times and had two assists, and Sidney Crosby scored the go-ahead goal and set up two other tallies to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins past the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-3. Chris Kunitz added his 21st goal and two assists, and Jeff Zatkoff made 25 saves for the Penguins, who have won all four meetings with Columbus this season. Brandon Dubinsky, Corey Tropp and Nikita Nikitin scored for the Blue Jackets before their biggest home crowd of the season, 18,871. Nikitin also had an assist.Blues 3, Stars 2, OTDALLAS Kevin Shattenkirk scored a power-play goal 4:49 into overtime, giving the St. Louis Blues a 3-2 victory over the Dallas Stars. Jaden Schwartz had a goal in his fifth straight game and T.J. Oshie also scored for the Blues, who improved to 12-0-1 against Central Division opponents. Brian Elliott made 28 saves. Dallas overcame a 2-0 deficit with second-period goals by Jamie Benn and Ryan Garbutt.Maple Leafs 5, Hurricanes 2TORONTO Phil Kessel scored twice, reaching the 20-goal plateau for the sixth straight season, to help the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-2. Nikolai Kulemin, Paul Ranger and Dion Phaneuf also scored for Toronto. Nathan Gerbe and Justin Faulk had goals for Carolina (14-16-9). Jonathan Bernier made 41 saves as Carolina outshot Toronto 43-27. The game marked the halfway point of the season for Toronto (20-16-5) and was its last outing before Wednesdays outdoor Winter Classic against Detroit at the Big House in Ann Arbor, Mich.Canucks 2, Flames 0CALGARY, Alberta Jannik Hansen scored the winning goal, and rookie goalie Eddie Lack made 18 saves to lead the Vancouver Canucks to a 2-0 victory over the Calgary Flames. Vancouver took the lead in the final minute of the first period on a terrific breakaway pass from Henrik Sedin and an even better finish by the speedy Hansen. Lack won his fifth straight and earned his second shutout. Mike Santorelli also scored for Vancouver (23-11-6).Islanders 5, Wild 4ST. PAUL, Minn. Kyle Okposo scored two twice midway through the third period, and the New York Islanders overcame a three-goal deficit to beat the Minnesota Wild 5-4. John Tavares, Cal Clutterbuck and Thomas Hickey also scored for the Islanders, who won for the third time in eight games. Ryan Suter, Jonas Brodin, Nino Niederreiter and Justin Fontaine had goals for the Wild, who have lost five straight. Okposo scored the winner with 5:48 to play when he raced in from the left wall and put in a rebound after Thomas Vanek was stopped by Josh Harding.Jets 2, Avalanche 1, OTDENVER Blake Wheeler scored at 4:58 of overtime and the Winnipeg Jets beat the slumping Colorado Avalanche 2-1. Al Montoya stopped 32 shots and Andrew Ladd also scored for Winnipeg. Wheeler won it for the Jets when he shoved the puck past Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov with time ticking down in the extra period. Varlamov made 35 saves and Nathan MacKinnon scored for Colorado, which has lost four straight three after regulation. Ladd gave the Jets a 1-0 lead with 8:18 remaining in the third period. It was his 10th goal of the season. MacKinnon answered 29 seconds later when his shot went off defenseman Zach Bogosians skate and past Montoya. Magic top Hawks for back-to-back wins Associated PressORLANDO Arron Afflalo scored 21 points and the Orlando Magic beat the Atlanta Hawks 109-102 on Sunday night to give them back-to-back victories for just the third time this season. Jeff Teague scored 22 points for the Hawks in their second game without two-time All-Star Al Horford, who is out indefinitely with a torn right pectoral muscle. The Hawks were also coming off three straight, grinding overtime games, the latest of which was Saturday night at home against Charlotte. The Hawks made the games first bucket, a 3-pointer, but then trailed until a spurt in the fourth quarter gave them a three-point lead. But a 9-0 run midway through the final quarter put Orlando in control for good.Warriors 108, Cavs 104, OTCLEVELAND Stephen Curry scored 29 points and made a clutch jumper with 13.5 seconds left as the Golden State Warriors opened a long road trip with their fifth straight victory, 108-104 in overtime against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Curry overcame a poor shooting performance after halftime, and nearly recorded a triple-double by adding 11 assists and nine rebounds. Curry was just 2 of 12 from the floor in the second half and OT. David Lee scored 19 before fouling out for the Warriors. Kyrie Irving scored 27 for Cleveland.Thunder 117, Rockets 86OKLAHOMA CITY Kevin Durant had 33 points, 13 rebounds and five assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder won their second straight game without Russell Westbrook, beating the Houston Rockets 117-86. Jeremy Lamb added a career-high 22 points and five assists for Oklahoma City, which has the NBAs best record at 25-5. The Thunder have won 12 of their last 13 and 20 of their last 22 games. Reggie Jackson, starting in Westbrooks place, had 16 points and eight assists. Aaron Brooks had 17 points and Chandler Parsons scored 15 for Houston.Spurs 112, Kings 104SAN ANTONIO Manu Ginobili scored 28 points, Tony Parker added 22, and Tim Duncan had 17 points and 13 rebounds to lead the San Antonio Spurs to a 112-104 victory over the Sacramento Kings. Boris Diaw had 14 points and Tiago Splitter added 11 for San Antonio (24-7). DeMarcus Cousins had 29 points and 14 rebounds, Isaiah Thomas added 27 points and Rudy Gay had 24 for Sacramento (9-20). Struggling mightily on defense for much of the second half, the Spurs turned to their Big Three to close out the upstart Kings. Ginobili, Duncan and Parker scored San Antonios final 21 points in a 23-8 run to close the game. Associated PressOrlando center Nikola Vucevic dunks the ball over Atlanta power forward Paul Millsap and point guard Jeff Teague during the first half Sunday in Orlando. Associated PressDallas left wing Jamie Benn (14) checks St. Louis center Vladimir Sobotka in front of the Stars bench Sunday in Dallas.
SCOREBOARDCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE Ill say this I love being the head coach of the New York Jets, plain and simple, Ryan said. You put everything youve got into it. I never wanted to go out this way. Weve missed the playoffs three straight years, and that bothers me, no question. The Jets made sure they were joined on the postseason sideline by Miami. The only points of the seasons final two weeks for the Dolphins put them ahead 7-0 in the second quarter, but the Jets rallied by mounting touchdown drives of 71 and 80 yards on their final possessions of the first half. When Smith scored on a 7-yard, third-down keeper up the middle with 3 seconds left for a 14-7 lead at halftime, an excited Ryan ran on the field to celebrate with his players. Fans were booing in the first half and streaming for the exits in the final minutes. Smith drove the Jets 63 yards to set up a field goal that gave them a 17-7 cushion with 4:18 left, and on the next play Reed grabbed a deflected pass for his 64th career interception to all but seal the victory. Milliner stopped a Miami threat in the third quarter with a diving interception of Tannehill one play after Mike Wallace dropped a potential touchdown pass that would have tied the game. The Jets played like a team with nothing to lose, which they were, and eager to spoil Miamis season. They kept the Dolphins off balance with swarming defense and imaginative play-calling, including 294-pound defensive lineman Sheldon Richardsons 1-yard plunge for his second rushing touchdown this season. Running back Bilal Powell threw a 30-yard completion to set up the Jets field goal. Dolphins receiver Brian Hartline left the game in the first quarter with a left knee injury, while Wallace and Tannehill found it difficult to click all day. Tannehill overthrew an open Wallace deep, and Wallace slipped and fell on Milliners first interception. They did combine for a 5-yard touchdown to cap an 89-yard drive. But the Dolphins running game sputtered, as usual, and Tannehill finished with a woeful passer rating of 42.1. It cant get worse than this, Wallace said. We let them win. We let them dominate the game. We knew what we had on the line, and we didnt come up with the plays we needed. when I first got here. So I can do a few more things now. I just want to thank him for believing in me and helping me get better. Young was one of four Florida players in double figures. Michael Frazier II finished with 11 points for the Gators (10-2), who have won four straight and nine of 10. Casey Prather and Scottie Wilbekin chipped in 10 points each. Jyles Smith led Savannah State (2-11) with eight points and eight rebounds. The Tigers have lost nine straight. Florida had their way, Savannah State coach Horace Broadnax said. It wasnt too much of a lack of effort on our part. We just werent able to make it interesting. It was Floridas 22nd consecutive home win, two shy of the school record set in 2007. The Gators dominated from the opening tip, getting any shot they wanted against the undersized Tigers. Florida used two double-digit runs to make the game a rout, outscoring Savannah State 12-0 early and then 14-0 a few minutes later. The Tigers went 5:47 without a basket before enduring an 8:12 scoreless stretch. Florida led 34-11 at halftime and coasted from there. The only thing worth watching in the second half was Youngs countdown to 1,000. GATORSContinued from Page B1 DOLPHINSContinued from Page B1 On the AIRWAVES TODAYS SPORTS MENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL 9:30 a.m. (SUN) Texas Southern at Texas Christian (taped) 7 p.m. (ESPN2) Virginia at Tennessee 7 p.m. (ESPNU) Robert Morris at Oklahoma State 7 p.m. (FSNFL) Charleston Southern at Florida State 9 p.m. (ESPNU) St. Louis at Vanderbilt 9 p.m. (FSNFL) Louisiana Tech at Oklahoma NBA BASKETBALL 11:30 a.m. (NBA) NBA Basketball (taped) 8 p.m. (NBA) Chicago Bulls at Memphis Grizzlies 9 p.m. (SUN) Miami Heat at Denver Nuggets COLLEGE FOOTBALL 11:45 a.m. (ESPN) Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl Middle Tennessee State vs. Navy 3:15 p.m. (ESPN) Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl Georgia Tech vs. Mississippi 6:45 p.m. (ESPN) Valero Alamo Bowl Oregon vs. Texas 10:15 p.m. (ESPN) National University Holiday Bowl Arizona State vs. Texas Tech 12 a.m. (ESPNU) Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl Middle Tennessee State vs. Navy (same-day tape) 2 a.m. (ESPN2) Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl Georgia Tech vs. Mississippi (same-day tape) 2:30 a.m. (ESPNU) Valero Alamo Bowl Oregon vs. Texas (same-day tape) 4 a.m. (ESPN2) National University Holiday Bowl Arizona State vs. Texas Tech (same-day tape) 4:30 a.m. (ESPNU) Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl Georgia Tech vs. Mississippi (same-day tape) HOCKEY 7:30 a.m. (NHL) 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship: Czech Republic vs Germany 11:30 a.m. (NHL) 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship: Canada vs. Slovakia 8 p.m. (NBCSPT) Los Angeles Kings at Chicago Blackhawks TENNIS 8:30 a.m. (TENNIS) Hopman Cup: Poland vs. Canada (taped) 2 p.m. (TENNIS) WTA ASB Classic, Early Rounds 1 (sameday tape) 4 p.m. (TENNIS) WTA ASB Classic, Early Rounds 2 (sameday tape) 8 p.m. (TENNIS) Hopman Cup: United States vs. Spain (taped) Note: Times and channels are subject to change at the discretion of the network. If you are unable to locate a game on the listed channel, please contact your cable provider. Prep CALENDAR TODAYS PREP SPORTS GIRLS BASKETBALL TBA Seven Rivers in Smoothie King Classic at Bradenton Christian NFL career scoring leadersThrough 2013 season x-active Points 1. Morten Andersen, 1982-07 2,544 2. Gary Anderson, 1982-04 2,434 3. Jason Hanson, 1992-12 2,150 4. John Carney, 1988-10 2,062 5. x-Adam Vinatieri, 1996-13 2,006 6. Matt Stover, 1991-09 2,004 7. George Blanda, 1949-75 2,002 8. Jason Elam, 1993-09 1,983 9. John Kasay, 1991-11 1,970 10. Norm Johnson, 1982-99 1,736NFL career passing yards leadersThrough 2013 (x-active): 1. Brett Favre, Atl-GB-NYJ-Min71,838 2. x-Peyton Manning, Ind-Den64,964 3. Dan Marino, Mia 61,361 4. John Elway, Den 51,475 6. x-Drew Brees, SD-NO 51,081 5. Warren Moon, Hou-Min-Sea-KC49,325 7. x-Tom Brady, NE 49,149 8. Fran Tarkenton, Min-NYG 47,003 9. Vinny Testaverde TB-Cle-Bal-NYJ-Dal-NECar 46,233 10. Drew Bledsoe, NE-Buf-Dal44,611NFL single-season TD passesThrough 2013 Season YearTD Peyton Manning, Den 201355 Tom Brady, N.E. 200750 Peyton Manning, Ind 200449 Dan Marino, Mia. 198448 Drew Brees, N.O. 201146 Aaron Rodgers, G.B. 201145 Dan Marino, Mia. 198644 Drew Brees, N.O. 201243 Kurt Warner, StL 200041 Matthew Stafford, Det. 201141NFL single-season passing yardsThrough 2013 Player, Team YearYards Payton Manning, Den 20135,477 Drew Brees, NO 20115,476 Drew Brees, NO 20135,262 Tom Brady, NE 20115,235 Drew Brees, NO 20125,177 Dan Marino, Mia 19845,084 Drew Brees, NO 20085,069 Matthew Stafford, Det 20115,038 Matthew Stafford, Det 20124,967 Eli Manning, NYG 20114,933NFL most points in a season team606 Denver,2013 589 New England, 2007 560 Green Bay, 2011 557 New England, 2012 556 Minnesota, 1998 547 New Orleans 2011 541 Washington, 1983 540 St. Louis, 2000 526 St. Louis, 1999 522 Indianapolis, 2004 518 New England, 2010 513 Houston, 1961 513 Miami, 1984 513 New England, 2011 510 New Orleans, 2009 505 San Francisco, 1994 503 St. Louis, 2001 501 Denver, 1998NFL single-season pass completionsThrough 2013 YearNo. Drew Brees, N.O. 2011468 Peyton Manning, Ind. 2010450 Peyton Manning, Ind. 2013450 Drew Brees, N.O. 2010448 Drew Brees, N.O. 2013446 Drew Brees, N.O. 2007440 Matt Ryan, Atl. 2013439 Tony Romo, Dal 2012425 Matt Ryan, Atl. 2012422 Drew Brees, N.O. 2012422 Matthew Stafford, Det. 2011421 Rich Gannon, Oak. 2002418 Drew Brees, N.O. 2008413 Matthew Stafford, Det. 2012411 Warren Moon, Hou. 1991404 Kurt Warner, Ari. 2008401 Tom Brady, N.E. 2011 401 Tom Brady, N.E. 2012401 Drew Bledsoe, N.E. 1994400 Peyton Manning, Den. 2012400NFL single-season receiving yardsThrough 2013 YearYards Calvin Johnson, Det 20121,964 Jerry Rice, S.F. 19951,848 Isaac Bruce, StL. 19951,781 Charlie Hennigan, Hou. 19611,746 Marvin Harrison, Ind. 20021,722 Torry Holt, StL. 20031,696 Herman Moore, Det. 19951,686 Calvin Johnson, Det 20111,681 Marvin Harrison, Ind. 19991,663 Josh Gordon, Cle. 20131,646 Jimmy Smith, Jac. 19991,636 Torry Holt, StL. 20001,635 Randy Moss, Min. 20031,632 Michael Irvin, Dal. 19951,603 Lance Alworth, S.D. 19651,602 Rod Smith, Den. 20001,602NBA standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division WLPctGB Toronto 1315.464 Boston 1317.4331 Brooklyn1020.3334 New York921.3005 Philadelphia821.2765 Southeast Division WLPctGB Miami 237.767 Atlanta 1714.5486 Washington1314.4818 Charlotte1417.4529 Orlando1020.33313 Central Division WLPctGB Indiana 245.828 Detroit 1418.43811 Chicago1117.39312 Cleveland1020.33314 Milwaukee624.20018 WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division WLPctGB San Antonio247.774 Houston2112.6364 Dallas 1713.5676 New Orleans1315.4649 Memphis1316.44810 Northwest Division WLPctGB Oklahoma City255.833 Portland246.8001 Minnesota1515.50010 Denver 1415.48310 Utah 924.27317 Pacific Division WLPctGB L.A. Clippers2111.656 Phoenix1811.6211 Golden State1913.5942 L.A. Lakers1317.4337 Sacramento920.31010 Sundays Games Orlando 109, Atlanta 102 Golden State 108, Cleveland 104, OT Oklahoma City 117, Houston 86 San Antonio 112, Sacramento 104 Philadelphia at L.A. Lakers, late Todays Games Washington at Detroit, 7:30 p.m. Dallas at Minnesota, 8 p.m. Chicago at Memphis, 8 p.m. Portland at New Orleans, 8 p.m. Miami at Denver, 9 p.m. Charlotte at Utah, 9 p.m. Phoenix at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m.NHL standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Boston 39261125411481 Tampa Bay39231245011093 Montreal4023143499989 Detroit 401813945103111 Toronto 412016545115118 Ottawa 411618739115134 Florida 40152053595128 Buffalo 39112442671110 Metropolitan Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Pittsburgh41291115913094 Washington392014545121116 Philadelphia38181644097107 N.Y. Rangers40191924094108 New Jersey40161684095102 Columbus391718438106112 Carolina39141693791114 N.Y. Islanders401221731102135 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Chicago41277761157115 St. Louis3826755713792 Colorado38231145010997 Dallas 381912745112111 Minnesota41201654596107 Winnipeg411818541111121 Nashville39171843889115 Pacific Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Anaheim40287561130100 San Jose3824865412597 Los Angeles39251045410879 Vancouver40231165210893 Phoenix381910947116117 Calgary 39141963495122 Edmonton411324430106139 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Sundays Games Buffalo 2, Washington 1, SO Florida 4, Montreal 1 Pittsburgh 5, Columbus 3 St. Louis 3, Dallas 2, OT Toronto 5, Carolina 2 N.Y. Rangers 4, Tampa Bay 3 Vancouver 2, Calgary 0 N.Y. Islanders 5, Minnesota 4 Winnipeg 2, Colorado 1, OT Anaheim at San Jose, late Todays Games Washington at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m. Los Angeles at Chicago, 8 p.m. Detroit at Nashville, 8 p.m. Philadelphia at Vancouver, 10 p.m. FOOTBALL National Football League CLEVELAND BROWNS Fired coach Rob Chudzinski. HOCKEY National Hockey League COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS Recalled F Ryan Craig from Springfield (AHL). DETROIT RED WINGS Assigned C Luke Glendening to Grand Rapids (AHL). PHOENIX COYOTES Assigned Fs Gilbert Brule and Jordan Szwarz to Portland (AHL). American Hockey League GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS Announced LW Trevor Parkes was reassigned from Toledo (ECHL). SPRINGFIELD FALCONS Recalled F Jeremy Langlois from Evansville (ECHL). Central Hockey League RAPID CITY RUSH Placed D Austin Mayer on waivers. COLLEGE IOWA STATE Announced G K.J. Bluford is leaving the mens basketball team and will transfer. Florida LOTTERY Here are the winning numbers selected Sunday in the Florida Lottery: CASH 3 (early) 3 5 9 CASH 3 (late) 6 6 0 PLAY 4 (early) 3 7 4 0 PLAY 4 (late) 1 2 6 1 FANTASY 5 4 9 10 11 13 Players should verify winning numbers by calling 850-487-7777 or at www.flalottery.com. Saturdays winning numbers and payouts: Powerball: 8 35 44 51 56 Powerball: 18 5-of-5 PBNo winner No Florida winner 5-of-52 winners$1 million No Florida winners Lotto: 1 6 11 14 15 29 6-of-6No winner 5-of-651$2,837 4-of-62,555$45 3-of-642,958$5 Fantasy 5: 6 17 19 24 29 5-of-51 winner$264,828.66 4-of-5386$110.50 3-of-512,108$9.50MONDAY, DECEMBER30, 2013 B3 Mens Basketball Top 25 BRIEFS No. 12 Oregon 97, Morgan St. 76EUGENE, Ore. Joseph Young scored 24 points and No. 12 Oregon continued its best start in eight seasons with a 97-76 victory against Morgan State. Richard Amardi had a season-high 16 points in his first start of the season, and Damyean Dotson scored 15 points for the Ducks (12-0), who are off to their best start since going 13-0 in 2006-07. Justin Black scored 22 points for the Bears (3-9), and Anthony Hubbard added 15.No. 10 Wichita St. 81, Davidson 70WICHITA, Kan. Cleanthony Early had 24 points and 10 rebounds to help No. 10 Wichita State to extend the best start in school history with an 81-70 victory over Davidson on Sunday. Ron Baker had 15 points for Wichita State (13-0) while Darius Carter scored 13 and Tekele Cotton added 10. Tyler Kalinoski had 17 points for Davidson (4-9), while Tom Droney added 12 and DeMon Brooks scored 10.From wire reports scoring passes and took a perfect 158.3 passer rating into the locker room. His final line was 24 of 31 for 381 yards, no interceptions and a rating of 157.4. We made mistakes, and they executed when we did, Revis said. Drew Brees is a Hall of Fame quarterback. Hell pick you apart if you make a mistake like that. Tampa Bay, which entered with the lowest-ranked offense, moved the ball effectively early. After the Saints scored on their opening possession for the first time in 11 games, the Bucs responded on their first series with a flea-flicker that went for a 48-yard touchdown to Tiquan Underwood. Underwood was wide open after safety Malcolm Jenkins was drawn in by the handoff to Bobby Rainey. New Orleans took the lead right back with another 80-yard drive, that one highlighted by Grahams 33-yard reception, Darren Sproles 24-yard gain on a screen pass and Grahams 10-yard TD catch, the Pro Bowl tight ends team-leading 16th score of the season. Tampa Bay pulled within 21-14 on tight end Tim Wrights 1-yard reception, capping a nine-play, 80-yard drive. The next time the Bucs had the ball, Schiano tried the fake field goal on fourth-and-10 from the Saints 25. Holder Michael Koenen, the punter, took a shotgun snap, rolled to his right and threw the ball away under duress. They had no timeouts, so I thought that we could maybe get them off guard, Schiano said. Obviously it didnt work. In retrospect, bad call. Tampa Bay converted a 54-yard field goal on its opening drive of the second half to cut the deficit to 28-17 but did not score again. New Orleans put the game away with touchdowns on its first two series on the second half. Glennon, who started the last 13 games, went 22 of 41 for 219 yards and two touchdowns with one interception. He was no match for Brees, though, and neither were the Bucs. Any time you win only four games, there are definitely going to be some type of changes, right tackle Demar Dotson said. Upstairs, downstairs. I dont know what its going to be. I dont have a vote. BUCSContinued from Page B1 Browns fire coach Rob ChudzinskiCLEVELAND The Cleveland Browns have fired coach Rob Chudzinski following one season, which started promising but ended with a seven-game losing streak. Chudzinski had only been in place since Jan. 11, when the Ohio native and lifelong Browns fan was hired for his dream position by owner Jimmy Haslam and CEO Joe Banner. The Browns started 4-5, but collapsed in the final two months and the organization decided Sunday night to cut ties before heading into a second season with Chudzinski. Cleveland ended its season with a 20-7 loss in Pittsburgh. The Browns dropped 10 of their last 11. Chudzinski had plenty to deal with as a rookie coach, including an unsettled quarterback situation as the Browns were forced to use three starters because of injuries.Michael Schumacher in critical conditionPARIS Seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher was in critical condition after undergoing brain surgery following a skiing accident in the French Alps on Sunday, doctors said. The Grenoble University Hospital Center said the retired racing driver arrived at the clinic in a coma and underwent immediate surgery for a serious head trauma. It was not clear whether the 44-yearold Schumacher was still in a coma but the hospital statement, which was signed by a neurosurgeon, an anesthesiologist and Marc Penaud, the hospitals deputy director, said he remains in a critical condition. Schumacher fell while skiing off-piste in Meribel earlier Sunday and hit his head on a rock, according to a statement from the resort. Resort managers said he had been wearing a helmet and was conscious when rescuers first responded to the scene. Schumacher initially retired from F1 in 2006 after winning five straight titles with Ferrari following two earlier ones with Benetton. He returned to the sport in 2010 and drove for three seasons for Mercedes without much success before retiring again last year.From wire reports SPORTS BRIEFS
CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLENATIONALFOOTBALLLEAGUE AMERICAN CONFERENCEEast WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayAFCNFCDiv y-New England1240.7504443388-0-04-4-09-3-03-1-04-2-0 N.Y. Jets880.5002903876-2-02-6-05-7-03-1-03-3-0 Miami880.5003173354-4-04-4-07-5-01-3-02-4-0 Buffalo6100.3753393884-4-02-6-05-7-01-3-03-3-0 South WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayAFCNFCDiv y-Indianapolis1150.6883913366-2-05-3-09-3-02-2-06-0-0 Tennessee790.4383623813-5-04-4-06-6-01-3-02-4-0 Jacksonville4120.2502474491-7-03-5-04-8-00-4-03-3-0 Houston2140.1252764281-7-01-7-02-10-00-4-01-5-0 North WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayAFCNFCDiv y-Cincinnati1150.6884303058-0-03-5-08-4-03-1-03-3-0 Pittsburgh880.5003793705-3-03-5-06-6-02-2-04-2-0 Baltimore880.5003203526-2-02-6-06-6-02-2-03-3-0 Cleveland4120.2503084063-5-01-7-03-9-01-3-02-4-0 West WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayAFCNFCDiv y-Denver1330.8136063997-1-06-2-09-3-04-0-05-1-0 x-Kansas City1150.6884303055-3-06-2-07-5-04-0-02-4-0 x-San Diego970.5633963485-3-04-4-06-6-03-1-04-2-0 Oakland4120.2503224533-5-01-7-04-8-00-4-01-5-0NATIONAL CONFERENCEEast WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayNFCAFCDiv y-Philadelphia1060.6254423824-4-06-2-09-3-01-3-04-2-0 Dallas880.5004394325-3-03-5-07-5-01-3-05-1-0 N.Y. Giants790.4382943834-4-03-5-06-6-01-3-03-3-0 Washington3130.1883344782-6-01-7-01-11-02-2-00-6-0 South WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayNFCAFCDiv y-Carolina1240.7503662417-1-05-3-09-3-03-1-05-1-0 x-New Orleans1150.6884143048-0-03-5-09-3-02-2-05-1-0 Atlanta4120.2503534433-5-01-7-03-9-01-3-01-5-0 Tampa Bay4120.2502883893-5-01-7-02-10-02-2-01-5-0 North WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayNFCAFCDiv y-Green Bay871.5314174284-3-14-4-06-5-12-2-03-2-1 Chicago880.5004454785-3-03-5-04-8-04-0-02-4-0 Detroit790.4383953764-4-03-5-06-6-01-3-04-2-0 Minnesota5101.3443914805-3-00-7-14-7-11-3-02-3-1 West WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayNFCAFCDiv y-Seattle1330.8134172317-1-06-2-010-2-03-1-04-2-0 x-San Fran.1240.7504062726-2-06-2-09-3-03-1-05-1-0 Arizona1060.6253793246-2-04-4-06-6-04-0-02-4-0 St. Louis790.4383483645-3-02-6-04-8-03-1-01-5-0 Packers 33, Bears 28Green Bay 01371333 Chicago 7014728 First Quarter ChiForte 4 pass from Cutler (Gould kick), 2:07. Second Quarter GBFG Crosby 33, 7:59. GBBoykin 15 offensive fumble return (Crosby kick), 3:28. GBFG Crosby 27, :02. Third Quarter ChiForte 5 run (Gould kick), 10:46. GBCobb 7 pass from Rodgers (Crosby kick), 7:27. ChiForte 1 run (Gould kick), 5:04. Fourth Quarter ChiMarshall 5 pass from Cutler (Gould kick), 14:55. GBLacy 6 run (Crosby kick), 11:38. GBCobb 48 pass from Rodgers (pass failed), :38. A,708. GBChi First downs 2517 Total Net Yards473345 Rushes-yards34-16024-121 Passing 313224 Punt Returns1-01-49 Kickoff Returns2-407-138 Interceptions Ret.1-72-3 Comp-Att-Int25-39-215-24-1 Sacked-Yards Lost3-51-2 Punts 2-40.04-34.3 Fumbles-Lost2-02-1 Penalties-Yards1-155-40 Time of Possession35:0924:51 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGGreen Bay, Starks 11-88, Lacy 21-66, Rodgers 1-5, Kuhn 1-1. Chicago, Forte 22-110, Bush 2-11. PASSINGGreen Bay, Rodgers 25-39-2318. Chicago, Cutler 15-24-1-226. RECEIVINGGreen Bay, Nelson 10-161, J.Jones 6-41, Cobb 2-55, Quarless 2-31, Lacy 2-15, Boykin 2-8, Starks 1-7. Chicago, Marshall 6-74, Forte 4-47, Jeffery 3-80, M.Bennett 1-15, Wilson 1-10. MISSED FIELD GOALSNone.Patriots 34, Bills 20Buffalo 3071020 New England61001834 First Quarter NEFG Gostkowski 43, 9:41. BufFG Carpenter 51, 6:14. NEFG Gostkowski 35, 2:41. Second Quarter NEBlount 36 run (Gostkowski kick), 12:14. NEFG Gostkowski 29, :00. Third Quarter BufGraham 12 pass from Lewis (Carpenter kick), 1:29. Fourth Quarter NEVereen 5 pass from Brady (Edelman pass from Brady), 14:56. BufJackson 5 run (Carpenter kick), 10:20. NEFG Gostkowski 35, 7:57. BufFG Carpenter 37, 3:26. NEBlount 35 run (Gostkowski kick), 2:31. A,756. BufNE First downs 1924 Total Net Yards393382 Rushes-yards35-16943-267 Passing 224115 Punt Returns0-02-7 Kickoff Returns1-284-189 Interceptions Ret.1-00-0 Comp-Att-Int16-29-014-24-1 Sacked-Yards Lost4-231-7 Punts 4-42.33-45.7 Fumbles-Lost1-04-0 Penalties-Yards6-544-31 Time of Possession27:1332:47 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGBuffalo, Spiller 19-105, Jackson 14-60, Lewis 2-4. New England, Blount 24189, Ridley 12-74, Develin 1-4, Vereen 2-3, Brady 4-(minus 3). PASSINGBuffalo, Lewis 16-29-0-247. New England, Brady 14-24-1-122. RECEIVINGBuffalo, Spiller 5-28, Graham 3-62, Chandler 3-55, Jackson 3-53, Woods 127, Goodwin 1-22. New England, Edelman 965, Vereen 3-42, Amendola 1-9, Dobson 1-6. MISSED FIELD GOALSNone.Chargers 27, Chiefs 24 OTKansas City14730024 San Diego77010327 First Quarter KCDavis 17 run (Succop kick), 13:03. SDGreen 22 pass from Rivers (Novak kick), 10:37. KCMcCluster 2 pass from Daniel (Succop kick), 5:07. Second Quarter SDGates 4 pass from Rivers (Novak kick), 14:56. KCDavis 2 run (Succop kick), 1:07. Third Quarter KCFG Succop 46, 7:27. Fourth Quarter SDRoyal 6 pass from Rivers (Novak kick), 11:45. SDFG Novak 22, 3:21. Overtime SDFG Novak 36, 5:30. A,374. KCSD First downs2219 Total Net Yards332405 Rushes-yards37-14336-186 Passing189219 Punt Returns1-322-6 Kickoff Returns4-1253-70 Interceptions Ret.1-140-0 Comp-Att-Int21-30-022-33-1 Sacked-Yards Lost2-113-10 Punts5-45.85-46.4 Fumbles-Lost1-00-0 Penalties-Yards1-54-22 Time of Possession34:3637:08 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGKansas City, Davis 27-81, Daniel 7-59, Gray 2-2, Jenkins 1-1. San Diego, Mathews 24-144, Woodhead 5-18, Royal 217, McClain 1-3, Rivers 3-2, Weddle 1-2. PASSINGKansas City, Daniel 21-30-0-200. San Diego, Rivers 22-33-1-229. RECEIVINGKansas City, McCluster 6-62, Hemingway 5-45, Jenkins 3-67, Gray 3-7, Davis 2-5, McGrath 1-11, Gordon 1-3. San Diego, Woodhead 7-42, Allen 5-89, Gates 431, Royal 3-34, Mathews 2-11, Green 1-22. MISSED FIELD GOALSKansas City, Succop 41 (WR).Eagles 24, Cowboys 22Philadelphia 3140724 Dallas 0106622 First Quarter PhiFG Henery 47, 7:07. Second Quarter PhiMcCoy 3 pass from Foles (Henery kick), 14:13. DalEscobar 17 pass from Orton (Bailey kick), 8:16. PhiCelek 14 pass from Foles (Henery kick), 1:19. DalFG Bailey 44, :18. Third Quarter DalFG Bailey 43, 8:59. DalFG Bailey 36, 5:38. Fourth Quarter PhiBrown 6 run (Henery kick), 6:09. DalBryant 32 pass from Orton (pass failed), 3:50. A,166. PhiDal First downs 2121 Total Net Yards366417 Rushes-yards34-13718-59 Passing 229358 Punt Returns2-243-18 Kickoff Returns1-112-65 Interceptions Ret.2-110-0 Comp-Att-Int17-27-030-46-2 Sacked-Yards Lost5-340-0 Punts 5-47.43-37.0 Fumbles-Lost1-12-1 Penalties-Yards6-501-5 Time of Possession29:4330:17 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGPhiladelphia, McCoy 27-131, Brown 2-11, Foles 5-(minus 5). Dallas, Murray 17-51, Orton 1-8. PASSINGPhiladelphia, Foles 17-26-0-263, Smith 0-1-0-0. Dallas, Orton 30-46-2-358. RECEIVINGPhiladelphia, Celek 3-71, Avant 3-45, Ertz 3-43, Cooper 3-39, Jackson 3-28, Polk 1-34, McCoy 1-3. Dallas, Witten 12135, Bryant 8-99, Murray 5-39, Austin 2-22, Williams 1-39, Escobar 1-17, Beasley 1-7. MISSED FIELD GOALSNone. Steelers 20, Browns 7Cleveland 00077 Pittsburgh 773320 First Quarter PitCotchery 9 pass from Roethlisberger (Suisham kick), 9:53. Second Quarter PitBell 5 run (Suisham kick), 4:22. Third Quarter PitFG Suisham 30, 3:50. Fourth Quarter PitFG Suisham 32, 8:26. CleWhittaker 35 pass from Campbell (Cundiff kick), 2:46. A,361. ClePit First downs 1517 Total Net Yards293292 Rushes-yards20-7929-120 Passing 214172 Punt Returns1-213-21 Kickoff Returns0-00-0 Interceptions Ret.2-121-3 Comp-Att-Int23-41-119-31-2 Sacked-Yards Lost3-261-7 Punts 5-38.44-41.8 Fumbles-Lost1-11-0 Penalties-Yards3-302-15 Time of Possession29:4330:17 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGCleveland, Baker 18-69, Campbell 1-6, Gray 1-4. Pittsburgh, Bell 20-90, F.Jones 2-11, Dwyer 3-10, Roethlisberger 4-9. PASSINGCleveland, Campbell 23-41-1240. Pittsburgh, Roethlisberger 19-31-2-179. RECEIVINGCleveland, Gordon 7-82, Cameron 5-69, Cooper 5-34, Whittaker 2-38, Baker 2-(minus 1), Little 1-9, Ogbonnaya 1-9. Pittsburgh, A.Brown 9-87, Cotchery 3-25, Sanders 2-26, Miller 2-17, Dwyer 1-9, W.Johnson 1-9, Bell 1-6. MISSED FIELD GOALSNone.Broncos 34, Raiders 14Denver 14170334 Oakland 0001414 First Quarter DenDecker 3 pass from Manning (Prater kick), 7:05. DenMoreno 7 pass from Manning (Prater kick), 5:39. Second Quarter DenFG Prater 34, 12:37. DenD.Thomas 63 pass from Manning (Prater kick), 5:37. DenD.Thomas 5 pass from Manning (Prater kick), :13. Fourth Quarter DenFG Prater 54, 6:36. OakStreater 14 pass from Pryor (Janikowski kick), 4:24. OakKasa 9 pass from Pryor (Janikowski kick), :37. A,500. DenOak First downs 2817 Total Net Yards458255 Rushes-yards29-12420-64 Passing 334191 Punt Returns1-01-1 Kickoff Returns1-02-51 Interceptions Ret.0-00-0 Comp-Att-Int34-41-021-38-0 Sacked-Yards Lost3-172-16 Punts 4-30.05-45.8 Fumbles-Lost0-03-1 Penalties-Yards6-562-10 Time of Possession35:2924:31 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGDenver, Ball 10-72, Hillman 12-30, Moreno 6-23, Osweiler 1-(minus 1). Oakland, Pryor 9-49, Jennings 4-9, D.McFadden 7-6. PASSINGDenver, Manning 25-28-0-266, Osweiler 9-13-0-85. Oakland, Pryor 21-38-0-207. RECEIVINGDenver, D.Thomas 6-113, Moreno 5-41, J.Thomas 5-36, Decker 4-27, Caldwell 3-42, Tamme 3-29, Dreessen 3-26, Ball 322, Green 2-15. Oakland, Streater 5-40, D.Moore 4-63, Holmes 3-38, D.McFadden 3-15, Rivera 223, Jennings 2-8, Reece 1-11, Kasa 1-9. MISSED FIELD GOALSOakland, Janikowski 42 (WR).Seahawks 27, Rams 9St. Louis 00369 Seattle 767727 First Quarter SeaSmith 37 interception return (Hauschka kick), 9:50. Second Quarter SeaFG Hauschka 28, 6:14. SeaFG Hauschka 35, :03. Third Quarter StLFG Zuerlein 36, 10:49. SeaLynch 2 run (Hauschka kick), 2:21. Fourth Quarter SeaTate 47 pass from Wilson (Hauschka kick), 9:14. StLCook 2 pass from Clemens (pass failed), 4:13. A,264. StLSea First downs 1120 Total Net Yards158269 Rushes-yards18-1336-111 Passing 145158 Punt Returns5-572-(-2) Kickoff Returns3-540-0 Interceptions Ret.0-02-37 Comp-Att-Int21-30-215-23-0 Sacked-Yards Lost2-124-14 Punts 7-48.16-53.0 Fumbles-Lost1-00-0 Penalties-Yards12-877-65 Time of Possession26:2033:40 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGSt. Louis, Stacy 15-15, Clemens 2-2, Givens 1-(minus 4). Seattle, Lynch 2397, Turbin 7-13, Tate 1-2, Wilson 5-(minus 1). PASSINGSt. Louis, Clemens 21-30-2-157. Seattle, Wilson 15-23-0-172. RECEIVINGSt. Louis, Kendricks 5-54, Cook 5-30, Bailey 4-33, Stacy 4-23, Pettis 215, Cunningham 1-2. Seattle, Tate 8-129, Miller 3-21, Lockette 1-8, Coleman 1-6, Lynch 1-4, Willson 1-4. MISSED FIELD GOALSNone.49ers 23, Cardinals 20San Francisco1700623 Arizona0701320 First Quarter SFFG Dawson 27, 10:37. SFBoldin 4 pass from Kaepernick (Dawson kick), 8:33. SFV.Davis 3 pass from Kaepernick (Dawson kick), :52. Second Quarter AriBallard 1 pass from Palmer (Feely kick), 4:46. Fourth Quarter AriFG Feely 49, 14:47. AriRoberts 34 pass from Palmer (Feely kick), 3:20. SFFG Dawson 56, 1:45. AriFG Feely 43, :29. SFFG Dawson 40, :00. A,570. SFAri First downs1919 Total Net Yards375482 Rushes-yards23-8322-83 Passing292399 Punt Returns3-451-2 Kickoff Returns3-843-47 Interceptions Ret.1-40-0 Comp-Att-Int21-34-028-49-1 Sacked-Yards Lost2-181-8 Punts6-43.03-49.3 Fumbles-Lost0-01-1 Penalties-Yards4-203-30 Time of Possession27:4032:20 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGSan Francisco, Patton 1-26, Kaepernick 4-24, Gore 13-14, Hunter 2-13, Boldin 1-11, Dixon 2-(minus 5). Arizona, Mendenhall 10-47, Ellington 9-30, S.Taylor 27, Palmer 1-(minus 1). PASSINGSan Francisco, Kaepernick 2134-0-310. Arizona, Palmer 28-49-1-407. RECEIVINGSan Francisco, Boldin 9-149, V.Davis 3-45, Crabtree 3-29, Patton 2-34, Dixon 2-27, Staley 1-14, James 1-12. Arizona, Fitzgerald 6-113, Floyd 6-91, Housler 5-78, Roberts 3-74, Ellington 3-12, Mendenhall 213, Dray 1-18, S.Taylor 1-7, Ballard 1-1. MISSED FIELD GOALSSan Francisco, Dawson 24 (WL). Arizona, Feely 37 (WR), 43 (WR). A Pack comeback Rodgers late TD throw beats Bears, wins NFC North Associated PressCHICAGO Aaron Rodgers fired a 48-yard touchdown pass to Randall Cobb in the final minute, and the Green Bay Packers beat the Chicago Bears 33-28 to capture the NFC North championship. Back after missing seven games with a broken left collarbone, Rodgers found a wide open Cobb on fourth-and-8 at the 48 to wipe out a one-point deficit with 38 seconds left. Green Bay will host San Francisco next weekend. The Bears had one final drive, but Jay Cutlers deep pass to Alshon Jeffery was intercepted by Sam Shields on the final play. That gave the Packers (8-7-1) their third straight division title and fifth postseason appearance in a row. It also kept the Bears (8-8) out of the playoffs for the sixth time in seven years.Chargers 27, Chiefs 24, OTSAN DIEGO Nick Novak kicked a 36-yard field goal with 5:30 left in overtime and the San Diego Chargers, who trailed by 10 points in the fourth quarter, beat the Kansas Chiefs 27-24 to claim the AFCs final playoff spot. The Chargers (9-7) ended a threeyear postseason drought. The winning drive was kept alive by a 2-yard gain by Pro Bowl safety Eric Weddle on a fake punt on fourth-and-2 from the Chargers 28. The game ended when Kansas City couldnt convert on fourth-and-15 from the San Diego 41 with 3:16 left. With the Chargers on the verge of an embarrassing collapse against a team resting 20 of 22 starters, Philip Rivers threw a 6-yard touchdown pass to Eddie Royal early in the fourth quarter and Novak kicked a 22-yard field goal to tie it. Kansas City kicker Ryan Succop was wide right on a potential game-winning, 41-yard field goal try with 4 seconds left in regulation.Steelers 20, Browns 7PITTSBURGH Pittsburgh played like it didnt want its season to end. Cleveland looked as though it couldnt wait to pack things up and go home. The Browns got their wish. The Steelers did not. LeVeon Bell ran for 90 yards and a touchdown as Pittsburgh drubbed lifeless Cleveland 20-7 on Sunday. It wasnt quite enough to secure an unlikely playoff spot. The Steelers (8-8) were eliminated from postseason contention when San Diego edged Kansas City 27-24 in overtime on Sunday evening. Pittsburgh went 6-2 over the final eight weeks to rally from a miserable start, but failed to make the playoffs for the second straight season. Jason Campbell passed for 240 yards for the Browns (4-12), who lost seven straight to end the year.Broncos 34, Raiders 14OAKLAND, Calif. Peyton Manning set the NFL single-season yards record and threw four touchdown passes to clinch the top seed in the AFC playoffs for the Denver Broncos with a 34-14 victory over the Oakland Raiders. Manning needed one half to add the yards record to the touchdown mark he set last week and assure the Broncos (13-3) would have home-field advantage in the playoffs. He threw touchdown passes to Eric Decker and Knowshon Moreno in the first quarter and two to Demaryius Thomas in the second. He broke Drew Brees record of 5,476 yards set in 2011 with a 5-yard pass to Thomas with 13 seconds left in the half to make it 31-0. Manning finished the season with 5,477 yards and 55 touchdown passes.Patriots 34, Bills 20FOXBOROUGH, Mass. LeGarrette Blount ran for a career-high 189 yards and two touchdowns and had two long kickoff returns as the New England Patriots clinched a first-round AFC bye with a 34-20 win over the Buffalo Bills on a rainy Sunday. Tom Brady was content to hand the ball off during a steady downpour against a team first in the NFL in sacks and second in interceptions. And Blount responded, leading the charge into the playoffs. Stephen Gostkowski helped make sure the Patriots (12-4) wouldnt have a game next weekend with four field goals. The Bills (6-10) missed the playoffs for the 14th straight year, the leagues longest current streak.Seahawks 27, Rams 9SEATTLE Malcolm Smith returned an interception 37 yards for a touchdown, Marshawn Lynch added a 2-yard scoring run and the Seattle Seahawks clinched the NFC West title and homefield advantage throughout the playoffs with a 27-9 win over the St. Louis Rams. Seattle (13-3) matched the franchise record for wins in a season and finally wrapped up the No. 1 seed after failing in two previous attempts, including last weeks loss to Arizona that snapped a 14-game home winning streak. The defensive effort and a lack of discipline from the Rams (7-9) helped Seattles offense do just enough. Russell Wilson threw a 47-yard TD pass to Golden Tate, and Lynch finished with 97 yards rushing.49ers 23, Cardinals 20GLENDALE, Ariz. Phil Dawson kicked a 40-yard field goal as the game ended to lift San Francisco to a 23-20 victory over the Arizona Cardinals, giving the 49ers the NFCs No. 5 playoff seed. Dawson had matched his career best with a 56-yarder to put San Francisco (12-4) up 20-17 with 1:45 to go. Jay Feelys 43-yard field goal then tied it for Arizona with 34 seconds left. LaMichael James 45-yard kickoff return and two quick completions by Collin Kaepernick set up Dawsons game winner. Arizona (10-6) rallied from a 17-0 first-quarter deficit to tie it on Carson Palmers 34-yard touchdown pass to Andre Roberts with 3:20 remaining. Anquan Boldin caught nine passes for 149 yards and a TD in his first game back since Arizona traded him to Baltimore after the 2009 season.Eagles 24, Cowboys 22ARLINGTON, Texas Nick Foles threw two touchdown passes, NFL rushing champion LeSean McCoy had 131 yards and a receiving score and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Dallas Cowboys 24-22 in a win-or-gohome game for the NFC East title. The Cowboys (8-8), with Kyle Orton filling in two days after Tony Romo had back surgery, lost to a division rival with a playoff berth on the line for the third straight year. The Eagles (10-6) will host New Orleans a wild-card game Saturday night. Dallas trailed 24-16 when Orton threw a 32-yard touchdown pass to Dez Bryant. Orton went back to Bryant for the 2-point conversion, but the ball fell incomplete. The Cowboys got another chance with a stop from their beleaguered defense, but Ortons pass was intercepted by Brandon Boykin on the first play to seal the win. McCoy finished with 1,607 yards. Associated PressGreen Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers throws a touchdown pass Sunday to wide receiver Randall Cobb during the second half against the Chicago Bears in Chicago. The Packers won in the closing seconds to win the NFC North and earn a playoff berth.B4MONDAY, DECEMBER30, 2013 NFL scoresSundays Games Tennessee 16, Houston 10 Minnesota 14, Detroit 13 Carolina 21, Atlanta 20 Pittsburgh 20, Cleveland 7 N.Y. Giants 20, Washington 6 Cincinnati 34, Baltimore 17 Indianapolis 30, Jacksonville 10 N.Y. Jets 20, Miami 7 Denver 34, Oakland 14 San Diego 27, Kansas City 24, OT Seattle 27, St. Louis 9 San Francisco 23, Arizona 20 Green Bay 33, Chicago 28 New Orleans 42, Tampa Bay 17 New England 34, Buffalo 20 Philadelphia 24, Dallas 22NFL PlayoffsWild-card games Saturday, Jan. 4 Kansas City at Indianapolis, 4:35 p.m. (NBC) New Orleans at Philadelphia, 8:10 p.m. (NBC) Sunday, Jan. 5 San Diego at Cincinnati, 1:05 p.m. (CBS) San Francisco at Green Bay, 4:40 p.m. (FOX) Divisional games Saturday, Jan. 11 Green Bay, San Francisco or New Orleans at Seattle, 4:35 p.m. (FOX) Cincinnati, Indianpolis or Kansas City at New England, 8:15 p.m. (CBS) Sunday, Jan. 12 Philadelphia, Green Bay or San Francisco at Carolina, 1:05 p.m. (FOX) Indianapolis, Kansas City or San Diego at Denver, 4:40 p.m. (CBS) Conference Championships Sunday, Jan. 19 AFC, 3 p.m. (CBS) NFC, 6:30 p.m. (FOX) Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 2 At East Rutherford, N.J. AFC champion vs. NFC champion, 6:30 p.m. (FOX) x-clinched playoff spot y-clinched division
NATIONALFOOTBALLLEAGUECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEMONDAY, DECEMBER30, 2013 B5 Bengals 34, Ravens 17Baltimore 6011017 Cincinnati 71001734 First Quarter BalFG Tucker 38, 13:48. BalFG Tucker 22, 2:26. CinGreen 53 pass from Dalton (Nugent kick), :17. Second Quarter CinFG Nugent 39, 6:36. CinM.Jones 16 pass from Dalton (Nugent kick), 1:51. Third Quarter BalFG Tucker 34, 9:30. BalM.Brown 8 pass from Flacco (Rice run), 5:13. Fourth Quarter CinDalton 1 run (Nugent kick), 13:29. CinFG Nugent 38, 12:19. CinKirkpatrick 21 interception return (Nugent kick), 4:07. A,406. BalCin First downs 1721 Total Net Yards222392 Rushes-yards14-4730-111 Passing 175281 Punt Returns1-35-35 Kickoff Returns6-1694-105 Interceptions Ret.4-553-30 Comp-Att-Int30-50-321-36-4 Sacked-Yards Lost2-170-0 Punts 6-47.53-36.0 Fumbles-Lost0-01-0 Penalties-Yards6-5610-76 Time of Possession26:0333:57 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGBaltimore, Pierce 5-28, Rice 615, Scott 2-3, Flacco 1-1. Cincinnati, GreenEllis 11-66, Dalton 6-23, Bernard 13-22. PASSINGBaltimore, Flacco 30-50-3-192. Cincinnati, Dalton 21-36-4-281. RECEIVINGBaltimore, Pitta 8-63, Rice 735, M.Brown 5-30, Pierce 4-18, T.Smith 3-27, J.Jones 1-11, Scott 1-8, Doss 1-0. Cincinnati, M.Jones 5-61, Bernard 5-51, Green 4-61, Hawkins 3-74, Sanu 1-12, Charles 1-8, Sanzenbacher 1-7, Al.Smith 1-7. MISSED FIELD GOALSNone.Vikings 14, Lions 13Detroit 007613 Minnesota 700714 First Quarter MinPatterson 50 run (Walsh kick), 2:41. Third Quarter DetBush 19 pass from Stafford (Akers kick), 10:27. Fourth Quarter DetFG Akers 25, 14:25. DetFG Akers 53, 12:43. MinPatterson 8 pass from Cassel (Walsh kick), 9:19. A,134. DetMin First downs 1419 Total Net Yards245345 Rushes-yards22-6320-174 Passing 182171 Punt Returns2-83-77 Kickoff Returns1-203-51 Interceptions Ret.1-420-0 Comp-Att-Int22-33-020-33-1 Sacked-Yards Lost5-353-18 Punts 7-50.76-40.7 Fumbles-Lost1-01-1 Penalties-Yards6-524-25 Time of Possession32:3727:23 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGDetroit, Bush 14-32, Bell 8-31. Minnesota, Asiata 14-115, Patterson 2-54, Cassel 4-5. PASSINGDetroit, Stafford 22-33-0-217. Minnesota, Cassel 20-33-1-189. RECEIVINGDetroit, Ogletree 5-75, Burleson 5-64, Bush 5-33, Bell 4-25, Fauria 3-20. Minnesota, Jennings 5-44, Ford 5-43, Simpson 3-29, Patterson 2-31, Wright 2-31, Asiata 2-(minus 2), Ellison 1-13. MISSED FIELD GOALSNone.Titans 16, Texans 10Houston 700310 Tennessee 067316 First Quarter HouGrimes 3 run (Bullock kick), 9:37. Second Quarter TenFG Bironas 42, 9:45. TenFG Bironas 55, :00. Third Quarter TenC.Johnson 11 run (Bironas kick), 5:39. Fourth Quarter TenFG Bironas 37, 10:44. HouFG Bullock 19, 2:53. A,143. HouTen First downs 1917 Total Net Yards288311 Rushes-yards22-6536-151 Passing 223160 Punt Returns0-01-18 Kickoff Returns3-832-54 Interceptions Ret.1-02-5 Comp-Att-Int22-34-215-24-1 Sacked-Yards Lost1-61-6 Punts 5-45.86-42.2 Fumbles-Lost2-22-0 Penalties-Yards5-557-76 Time of Possession27:4532:15 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGHouston, Grimes 16-50, R.Graham 4-8, Schaub 2-7. Tennessee, C.Johnson 27-127, Battle 1-16, Greene 6-10, Fitzpatrick 2-(minus 2). PASSINGHouston, Schaub 22-34-2-229. Tennessee, Fitzpatrick 15-24-1-166. RECEIVINGHouston, Grimes 6-76, A.Johnson 6-49, Hopkins 4-35, Griffin 3-49, R.Graham 1-12, G.Jones 1-6, Martin 1-2. Tennessee, Wright 5-50, Walker 3-29, C.Johnson 3-14, N.Washington 2-39, Williams 1-32, Battle 1-2. MISSED FIELD GOALSNone.Giants 20, Redskins 6Washington 06006 N.Y. Giants 0107320 Second Quarter WasFG Forbath 31, 8:16. NYGJernigan 24 pass from Manning (J.Brown kick), 5:21. NYGFG J.Brown 34, 1:38. WasFG Forbath 49, :04. Third Quarter NYGJernigan 49 run (J.Brown kick), :00. Fourth Quarter NYGFG J.Brown 38, 4:53. A,177. WasNYG First downs 1214 Total Net Yards251278 Rushes-yards23-9135-122 Passing 160156 Punt Returns5-234-9 Kickoff Returns5-933-66 Interceptions Ret.2-252-17 Comp-Att-Int19-49-212-32-2 Sacked-Yards Lost3-91-7 Punts 9-40.48-44.0 Fumbles-Lost3-24-1 Penalties-Yards3-303-20 Time of Possession28:2131:39 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGWashington, Morris 16-62, Helu Jr. 3-24, Young 2-4, Cousins 1-3, Al.Robinson 1-(minus 2). N.Y. Giants, Jernigan 2-57, Hillis 17-56, A.Brown 13-11, Painter 3-(minus 2). PASSINGWashington, Cousins 19-49-2169. N.Y. Giants, Manning 10-24-1-152, Painter 2-8-1-11. RECEIVINGWashington, Garcon 6-56, Paulsen 4-32, Al.Robinson 3-33, Morris 2-21, Helu Jr. 2-14, Moss 2-13. N.Y. Giants, Jernigan 6-90, Nicks 2-50, Myers 2-9, Murphy Jr. 1-8, Hillis 1-6. MISSED FIELD GOALSN.Y. Giants, J.Brown 50 (WL). Saints 42, Buccaneers 17Tampa Bay 773017 New Orleans14147742 First Quarter NOMoore 44 pass from Brees (S.Graham kick), 10:15. TBUnderwood 48 pass from Glennon (Lindell kick), 8:40. NOJ.Graham 10 pass from Brees (S.Graham kick), 3:08. Second Quarter NOMeachem 41 pass from Brees (S.Graham kick), 8:04. TBWright 1 pass from Glennon (Lindell kick), 3:28. NOStills 76 pass from Brees (S.Graham kick), 2:40. Third Quarter TBFG Lindell 54, 6:35. NOThomas 8 run (S.Graham kick), 1:22. Fourth Quarter NOBrees 9 run (S.Graham kick), 14:08. A,150. TBNO First downs 1821 Total Net Yards290468 Rushes-yards18-7530-98 Passing 215370 Punt Returns0-01-0 Kickoff Returns3-691-22 Interceptions Ret.0-01-2 Comp-Att-Int22-42-124-31-0 Sacked-Yards Lost2-41-11 Punts 5-48.04-40.3 Fumbles-Lost0-00-0 Penalties-Yards8-789-94 Time of Possession25:4834:12 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGTampa Bay, Rainey 11-35, Leonard 5-35, Hill 1-3, Wright 1-2. New Orleans, K.Robinson 12-50, Thomas 7-20, Ingram 3-20, Brees 2-8, Collins 2-3, Sproles 3-(minus 1), McCown 1-(minus 2). PASSINGTampa Bay, Glennon 22-41-1219, Koenen 0-1-0-0. New Orleans, Brees 24-31-0-381. RECEIVINGTampa Bay, Underwood 5-93, Wright 5-58, Jackson 4-35, Leonard 3-1, Hill 2-23, Owusu 1-5, Lorig 1-3, Rainey 1-1. New Orleans, Colston 6-67, J.Graham 5-71, Moore 4-73, Sproles 2-30, Stills 1-76, Meachem 1-41, Hill 1-8, Watson 1-7, Ingram 1-3, Thomas 1-3, Collins 1-2. MISSED FIELD GOALSNone.Jets 20, Dolphins 7N.Y. Jets 0140620 Miami 07007 Second Quarter MiaWallace 5 pass from Tannehill (Sturgis kick), 11:51. NYJRichardson 1 run (Folk kick), 3:20. NYJSmith 7 run (Folk kick), :03. Fourth Quarter NYJFG Folk 35, 4:18. NYJFG Folk 26, 2:59. A,296. NYJMia First downs 2218 Total Net Yards374296 Rushes-yards42-15422-92 Passing 220204 Punt Returns1-73-27 Kickoff Returns1-164-53 Interceptions Ret.3-290-0 Comp-Att-Int18-28-020-40-3 Sacked-Yards Lost0-00-0 Punts 5-42.05-48.8 Fumbles-Lost0-00-0 Penalties-Yards5-365-38 Time of Possession32:2427:36 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGN.Y. Jets, Powell 21-76, Smith 1044, Ivory 5-19, Bohanon 2-12, Richardson 2-2, Kerley 1-1, Green 1-0. Miami, Miller 17-73, Tannehill 2-19, Dan.Thomas 2-0, Clay 1-0. PASSINGN.Y. Jets, Smith 17-27-0-190, Powell 1-1-0-30. Miami, Tannehill 20-40-3-204. RECEIVINGN.Y. Jets, Nelson 5-66, Kerley 5-40, Holmes 3-41, Winslow 1-34, Cumberland 1-30, Sudfeld 1-7, Salas 1-6, Powell 1(minus 4). Miami, Wallace 5-25, Matthews 4-58, Clay 4-43, Mar.Moore 3-25, Hartline 238, Thigpen 1-11, Miller 1-4. MISSED FIELD GOALSN.Y. Jets, Folk 35 (WR).Colts 30, Jaguars 10Jacksonville 030710 Indianapolis1737330 First Quarter IndD.Brown 1 run (Vinatieri kick), 10:45. IndRichardson 2 run (Vinatieri kick), 7:30. IndFG Vinatieri 23, 1:22. Second Quarter JaxFG Scobee 37, 11:55. IndFG Vinatieri 26, :00. Third Quarter IndWhalen 7 pass from Luck (Vinatieri kick), 10:39. Fourth Quarter IndFG Vinatieri 39, 8:00. JaxTaylor 14 pass from Henne (Scobee kick), :16. A,008. JaxInd First downs 1923 Total Net Yards350379 Rushes-yards16-4228-80 Passing 308299 Punt Returns0-01-5 Kickoff Returns2-501-21 Interceptions Ret.0-01-46 Comp-Att-Int30-51-129-41-0 Sacked-Yards Lost3-231-8 Punts 5-46.05-47.4 Fumbles-Lost1-12-0 Penalties-Yards5-502-10 Time of Possession26:2033:40 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGJacksonville, Jones-Drew 13-39, Todman 2-3, Henne 1-0. Indianapolis, D.Brown 12-31, Richardson 8-25, Choice 518, Luck 2-7, Hasselbeck 1-(minus 1). PASSINGJacksonville, Henne 30-51-1331. Indianapolis, Luck 26-37-0-282, Hasselbeck 3-4-0-25. RECEIVINGJacksonville, Taylor 8-75, Sanders 6-50, Jones-Drew 5-51, M.Lewis 370, Brown 3-43, Harbor 2-11, L.Thomas 118, Todman 1-12, Noble 1-1. Indianapolis, Hilton 11-155, Whalen 4-32, D.Brown 3-4, Rogers 2-20, Havili 2-18, Richardson 2-17, Fleener 1-25, Saunders 1-18, Brazill 1-11, Choice 1-5, Doyle 1-2. MISSED FIELD GOALSNone.Panthers 21, Falcons 20Carolina 0147021 Atlanta 737320 First Quarter AtlSnelling 9 pass from Ryan (Bryant kick), 8:43. Second Quarter AtlFG Bryant 42, 10:00. CarWhite 8 interception return (Gano kick), 7:57. CarGinn Jr. 3 pass from Newton (Gano kick), :19. Third Quarter AtlWhite 39 pass from Ryan (Bryant kick), 9:50. CarOlsen 7 pass from Newton (Gano kick), 4:20. Fourth Quarter AtlFG Bryant 37, 7:10. A,427. CarAtl First downs 1620 Total Net Yards283307 Rushes-yards29-13420-76 Passing 149231 Punt Returns3-333-34 Kickoff Returns1-310-0 Interceptions Ret.1-81-3 Comp-Att-Int15-27-128-40-1 Sacked-Yards Lost1-09-49 Punts 6-48.75-48.4 Fumbles-Lost1-11-0 Penalties-Yards4-385-56 Time of Possession25:3434:26 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGCarolina, Newton 12-72, D.Williams 10-33, Tolbert 7-29. Atlanta, Jackson 13-41, Snelling 5-36, Ryan 2-(minus 1). PASSINGCarolina, Newton 15-27-1-149. Atlanta, Ryan 28-40-1-280. RECEIVINGCarolina, Olsen 6-42, Tolbert 3-10, D.Williams 2-75, Hixon 2-16, Ginn Jr. 26. Atlanta, White 8-91, Douglas 7-58, Jackson 5-53, Gonzalez 4-56, Snelling 2-15, D.Johnson 1-4, DiMarco 1-3. MISSED FIELD GOALSNone. Champs ousted Associated PressCincinnati quarterback Andy Dalton runs past Baltimore inside linebacker Jameel McClain for a 1-yard touchdown run in the second half Sunday in Cincinnati. The Bengals won 34-17 to eliminate the defending Super Bowl champions from playoff contention. Bengals knock Ravens out of AFC playoff picture 34-17 Associated PressCINCINNATI Andy Dalton threw for two touchdowns, ran for another and set a pair of Bengals passing records on Sunday, leading Cincinnati to a 34-17 victory that eliminated the defending Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens. It was an erratic performance by the third-year quarterback, who threw four interceptions as well. The Bengals (11-5) head into the playoffs as AFC North champions. The Ravens (8-8) lost their last two games, becoming the 15th Super Bowl champ that failed to reach the playoffs the following season and the sixth in the last 12 years. In Cincinnati, theres only one thing in mind: finally win a playoff game. The Bengals havent done that since the 1990 season, tied for the seventh-longest streak of futility in NFL history. Most of the focus will be on Dalton, who broke Carson Palmers club records for touchdown passes and yards passing.Colts 30, Jaguars 10INDIANAPOLIS Andrew Luck threw for 282 yards and one touchdown, Robert Mathis reclaimed the NFL sacks lead and Adam Vinatieri joined the 2,000-point club as the Colts routed Jacksonville 30-10. The AFC South champs have now won three straight, matching their longest streak of the season. Indy (11-5) finished with a 6-0 mark against division foes and has outscored its last three opponents 78-20. Jacksonville (4-12) lost its third straight. Luck was 26 of 37 and became the first player in league history to top 8,000 yards in his first two NFL seasons. Mathis retook the sacks lead in the first half and added another in the second half, giving him 19 1/2, and Vinatieri moved into fifth on the career scoring list with 2,006 points, passing George Blanda and Matt Stover. It was never close. Indy built a 17-0 lead and never let the Jags get close.Giants 20, Redskins 6EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. Jerrel Jerigan caught a 24-yard touchdown pass and ran 49 yards for another to lead the New York Giants to a 20-6 victory over Washington in what might be Mike Shanahans final game as the Redskins coach. Shanahan has not only seen the Redskins (3-13) finish the season with an eight-game losing streak just a year after winning the NFC East, but his future is uncertain because of his shaky relationship with oft-injured franchise quarterback Robert Griffin III. The Giants (7-9) also arent going to the playoffs, but they closed the season with a 7-3 record after losing their first six games. Its a finish that probably will have two-time Super Bowl winning coach Tom Coughlin back next season, unless the 67-year-old decides he has had enough. The game was the final one at MetLife Stadium until the Super Bowl on Feb. 2.Vikings 14, Lions 13MINNEAPOLIS Rookie Cordarrelle Patterson scored two more touchdowns, including the go-ahead catch in the end zone in the fourth quarter, and the Minnesota Vikings beat the Detroit Lions 14-13 in the final game at the Metrodome after 32 seasons. With both the Vikings (5-10-1) and the Lions (7-9) out of the playoffs, both coaches also faced the possibility of their last full day with their teams. Jim Schwartz fell to 29-52 in five years with the Lions. Leslie Frazier raised his record with the Vikings in three-plus years to 21-33-1. Each of them has reached the playoffs once. The building will be torn down next month to make room for a new domed stadium on the same site.Titans 16, Texans 10NASHVILLE, Tenn. Chris Johnson ran for 127 yards and a touchdown in what might be his last game with the Titans, who beat the Houston Texans 16-10 for a win that may help coach Mike Munchaks argument to stay on the job in 2014. With their 14th straight loss, the Texans (2-14) clinched the No. 1 selection in next Mays draft for the next head coach owner Bob McNair hires. The Titans (7-9) scored 16 straight points in snapping a five-game home skid that was their longest since leaving Houston for Tennessee in 1997. They also won a second straight game for the first time since September, when they started 3-1. Rob Bironas kicked three field goals, including a season-long 55-yarder. Linebacker Akeem Ayers intercepted a pass and forced a fumble as the Titans got four turnovers they turned into 10 points.Panthers 21, Falcons 20ATLANTA Cam Newton threw two touchdown passes, Greg Hardy had a team-record four sacks and the Carolina Panthers clinched the NFC South title by beating the Atlanta Falcons 21-20. The Panthers (12-4) clinched a firstround bye and home-field advantage for at least one game as the No. 2 seed in the NFC. Carolina set a team record by sacking Matt Ryan nine times. The defense also produced a touchdown on Melvin Whites 7-yard interception return in the second quarter. Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez had four catches for 56 yards and was honored at halftime in his final regularseason game. He has announced plans for retirement. Associated PressIndianapolis T.Y. Hilton makes a catch in front of Jacksonvilles Mike Harris during the first half Sunday in Indianapolis.
B6MONDAY, DECEMBER30, 2013CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEENTERTAINMENT PHILLIPALDER Newspaper Enterprise Assn.As 2013 comes to a close, lets recognize the deal that was chosen by the International Bridge Press Association panel for its Keri Klinger Memorial Declarer Play of the Year award. Appropriately, it was played by the topranked player in the world, Fulvio Fantoni. He was born in Italy, but now represents Monaco. The journalist prize went to Toine van Hoof from the Netherlands. How did Fantoni make six hearts after West led the club queen to declarers ace? Fantunes (as Fantoni and his partner, Claudio Nunes, are known) play an unusual system in which one-level opening bids are natural and unlimited. Norths three-heart raise was pre-emptive. East then produced a revealing takeout double. South made two control-bids (cue-bids), and North jumped to the slam. Fantoni felt that East had 4-0-5-4 or 4-0-4-5 distribution with the four honors he actually held. Trusting his reading of the position, at trick two, Fantoni played a low heart to dummys seven! When East discarded a diamond, declarer continued with the club 10, pitching a diamond from his hand. West won with his jack and returned a trump. South won with dummys 10 and led the club nine, covered by the king and ruffed with the heart queen. Then two rounds of trumps ending on the board squeezed East, not that it mattered. Declarer discarded a diamond and a spade on the eight and six of clubs before taking the marked spade finesse to land his slam. Terrific. 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The three of us had lunch together, and afterward, Bethany said she was bored and had taken on part-time work as a phone sex worker. I was stunned and thought she was making it up. She is notorious for lying. But she swore she was telling the truth. Annie, she and her husband both have good jobs, and she certainly doesnt need the money. It made me furious, but we have not mentioned it since. Now, my younger daughter is treating me terribly. After high school, I discovered that Miranda was a bully to her classmates. She made fun of them and tormented them for years. I had many conversations with both of my daughters about being kind to people, but obviously it never meant a thing to Miranda. I now believe she is transferring that attitude to me. She never misses an opportunity to correct me in front of my grandchildren. She once hurt my feelings so badly, I broke down in tears. After Thanksgiving, she invited me to go shopping. I was at the designated place, but she wasnt there. When I phoned, she said she was tied up at the checkout line in another store one where she knows I love to shop. I said I couldnt wait and was going home. She didnt object. I invited her for Christmas dinner, and she refused to let me know whether she could make it until the day before. Annie, I have had many surgeries and illnesses over the years, but in spite of that, I have lived a pretty good life. My husband and I have been generous with our children. If you see a problem with my attitude, tell me. I am willing to change. Right now, however, I am considering cutting my losses by limiting my contact with both of them. I am too old to put up with this nonsense. North Carolina Dear N.C.: We think your daughters enjoy yanking your chain in whatever direction it will go. We know this can be aggravating, but it does seem that they are close to you, having lunch together and offering to go shopping. If you enjoy that aspect of the relationship, wed urge you to take the rest with a grain of salt, knowing that this is how they are. But if it is too stressful for you to be in their company, it makes perfect sense to limit contact to what you can tolerate. Dear Annie: I consider myself a generous person. I never forget the birthdays of my children, grandchildren or friends. I bring casserole dishes to those who are sick or have lost a loved one. Is it asking too much to get a simple thank you? I wouldnt care whether it was by text message or email. Have we become so entitled that we cant take a few minutes out of our busy lives to show gratitude? Id like to tell my family and friends that if they dont get a check, gift or card from me in the future, its because they dont seem appreciative. Less Generous Dear Less: Dont tell us and hope they will see it. Tell them directly. Explain that without an acknowledgement of your gifts, you arent sure they are welcome or even that mailed items were received. If there is no word of thanks, you will assume in the future that they prefer not to get your cards, checks and casseroles. Dear Annie: I just wanted to add my suggestion for No Hallmark. My 93-year-old mother recycles greeting cards into beautiful bookmarks. Many go to our local library. She loves to do this, and it keeps her busy. Santa Cruz, Calif.Annies Mailbox is written by Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar, longtime editors of the Ann Landers column. Email your questions to anniesmail email@example.com, or write to: Annies Mailbox, c/o Creators Syndicate, 737 Third Street, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254. To find out more about Annies Mailbox and read features by other Creators Syndicate writers and cartoonists, visit the Creators Syndicate Web page at www.creators.com. 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Comp Furn-Ready to move in. 352-726-0124 55+ Park in Lecanto 2bd/2ba Furnished Fireplace, Includes Washer/Dryer, $6,900. obo 352-634-3984 FLORALCITY12x56 Mobile, Furnished 2BR, 1BA, Carport Scrn. Rm., Lrg. shed Adult Park, Reduced price $7,400 Lot Rent $165 mo.352-287-3729 FLORALCITY Double wide 2 bd/ 2 ba. Furnished w/appliances. W/D A/C. New wood laminate floors. Shed, scrn pch, double car port. Lot rent $183.Asking $17.5k 314-831-1356 Homosassa 55+ Park 2BR/1BA. Newly remodeled w/ new stove & refrig.New 8x8 shed.$295 lot rent. $6,000 (608) 921-5564 WESTWIND VILLAGE 55+ Rent or Bu y $8,000 & Up Mon Fri. 8:30 1 1 am Call for Appointment (352) 628-2090 Chassahowitzka2/2/1, $600. mo.HOMOSASSA2/1, Furn. $550. Mo. Agent (352) 382-1000 CRYSTALRIVER2/BR $550. 3BR $750 Near Town 563-9857 FLORAL CITYLAKEFRONT 1 Bedrm. AC, Clean, No Pets (352) 344-1025 HOMOSASSA1 & 2BR, $450-$500 inclds. garb & water, Senior Discount. 352628-7300 or 697-0310 INVERNESS2/1, Storage Room 475 mo.+ Security 352-634-5499 NICE HOME ON ACREFenced yard, 1500 sq. ft., 3/2 home in new cond. with 2 x6 construction. New appliances, carpet, paint, new decks & tile flooring. I can finance. $3,500. dwn $394.80/mo. P & I W.A.C. We have land & home pkgs $59,900 to $69,900 352-621-9181 RENTERS WANTEDWhy rent when you can own? We can put you in your own home. Credit problems o.k. As low as $2,000. down& only $105/ wk. Call for more info & locations. Call 352-621-3807 USED HOMES/ REPOSDoublewides From $8,500. Singlewides From $3,500. New inventory daily We buy used homes (352) 621-9183 INVERNESS55+ park Enjoy the view! 2 bd, 1 bath Lot rent, car port, water, grass cutting included. Call 800-747-4283 for details 2BR 1-1/2BA DW off Gospel Isl. Rd., 1/3 acre lrg. scr. rm., laund. rm. carport plus garage $34,000. (352) 419-5013 HERNANDO 3/2 mobile on 1.5 acres Renovated-ready to move in. $45k Owner Financed FHA/ VA 352-795-1272 Inverness Jungle Camp Area 2Br/1Ba SW w/ 2 rms added on. CP & 2 Sheds. Lge lot close to river. Just $10,000,352-400-4196 Australian Saddle Like Brand New Velvet, used once, Paid$1,000. Reduced to $840 (352) 513-5547 BRINGYOUR FISHING POLE! INVERNESS, FL55+ park on lake w/5 piers, clubhouse and much more! Rent incl. grass cutting and your water 1 bedroom, 1 bath @$395 Pets considered and section 8 is accepted. Call 800-747-4283 For Details! FACTORYREPO MUST SEE!, 16X80 3/2, No Hidden Fees Incls: Deliv, Set, A/C Heat, Skirting, Steps, Gutters, 352-795-1272 FACTORYREPO New 2014, 28x80, 4/2 (No Hidden Fees) Incls: Deliv, Set, A/C, Heat, Skirting, Steps & Gutters $67,900 WILLNOT LAST! 352-795-1272 Floral City 12x56 MH 2/br, 1 ba on 80x152 ft lot.$21,000. Fixer er up. (352) 726-8873 Mini Farms, 2000, 3/2 DWMH on 10 Acres Main road, cleared and fenced. 12x16 shed and 24x36 garage. 5 irrigated acres. Great for horses or blueberries. Asking $124,900 352-364-2985 NEVER LIVED IN REPO!2013, 28x56, 3/2 Their loss is your gain! Delivered & set up with AC, steps & skirting. Use your old trade-only $487.46/ mo. W.A.C. Call 352-621-9182 WANT TO BUY HOUSE or MOBILE Any Area, Condition or Situation Fred, 352-726-9369 GARAGE SALE ITEMS MANYMANYFULL BOXS. $100.00 MIKE 586-7222 Judith Lewis Celestial SpaWelcomes Veterans Announcing: Curbside service for the disabled and handicapped. Therapeutic massages, hot stones, salt scrubs, detox treatments and more. Visit us online atcelestial spa.com call us at (352)527-0077, Or visit us at 9 Regina Blvd. Beverly Hills fl. 34465 mm28221, ma60820 BUTTERSButters, a 4-y.o. Catahoula Leopard Dog mix, wt. 48 lbs, brown w/white markings, gentle, friendly, playful, affectionate, walks very well on leash, rides very well in car, appears housebroken, gets along w/other dogs and people. Call Joanne @ 352-795-1288. Dachshund Mini Long Hair, Male Puppies blk & cream, Champion blood line. Health Cert. $300. (352) 795-0200 (352) 220-4792 Cell EDITHEdith, 2-year-old spayed female Boxer/Hound/Terrier mix, Heartworm -negative, appears housebroken, weight 49 lbs, loving & loveable, walks well on leash, easily directed, very affectionate & friendly. Needs one medication. Call Joanne @ 352-795-1288. LIZZIELizzie, a sweet 1 1/2 y.o. black retriever mix looking for a loving forever home, spayed and a great medium size @ 45 lbs. She is friendly & playful, loves people. Areal sweetheard and would make a great family dog. Call Karen @ 218-780-1808. Shih Poo Puppies, 2 males, 1 female Schnauzer Pups just born 352-795-5896 628-6188 evenings SHIH-TZU PUPS, AvailableRegistered Lots of Colors Males Starting @ $450. Beverly Hills, FL. (352) 270-8827 For sale TaylorMade RH RocketBallZ factory clones. 3 9, PW, AW, SW. TP/Dynalite R-Shafts, PGA SENSICORE Inserts WINN Dri Tac Grips$299. 352-746-4920 GOLF DRIVER Rawlings 450cc mrh 10* Apollo Reg lite shaft new grip exc $25. Dunnellon 465-8495 GOLF DRIVER Tour Edge Exotics XLD MRH 10.5 senior w/HC new grip $45. Dunnellon 465-8495 Tandem Bike used little, Shimona Equipped, org. $400. price $100. (352) 465-9114 Dunnellon I I I I I I I I Tell that special person Happy Birthday with a classified ad under Happy Notes. Only $28.50 includes a photo Call our Classified Dept for details352-563-5966 I I I I I I I I GOTGUITAR? ACOUSTIC OR CLASSICALGUITAR SOFT CASE(GIGBAG) NEW $15 352-601-6625 GENERALMission oak rocker $150,2 antique half round tables $100@, 30lb. galvanized roofing nails and300 count grip cap nails $25@,6 Franklin Mint McDonalds plates $120 all, GE convection toaster oven$25, Mr. Coffee expresso maker $10,large rolling suitcase$10,Ryobi belt sander $40, folding crab trap $10, childs bike helmet $5,SS 1 quart thermos $5, 2 digital coin counting money jars $5 @, Oneida Chateau stainless service for 12 $250 352 465 6619 EXERCISE BIKE good shape.All electronics. only $65 352-464 0316 MANUALTREADMILL DIGITALREADOUT, FOLDS UPFOR EASY STORAGE, ONLY $95 464-0316 Club Car Golf Cart 1991, Family owned Excellent condition. Lights, Battery 1 yr. old, Must Sell, $1,500. (352) 527-3125 Concealed Weapons Permit Course DANS GUN ROOM (352) 726-5238 4 PRONGED CANE, dont wait to FALL DOWN before you need one. $15 352-464-0316 4 WHEELED WALKER w/ seat & brakes. Only $75 352-464-0316 4TOILETSEAT RISER. MAKES ITEASIERTO GETUP. ONLY$20 352-464-0316 BEDSIDE COMMODE &ALUMINUM WALKER both have adjustable legs only $40 for both 352-464-0316 CHILDS MANUAL WHEELCHAIR, GOOD SHAPE,YELLOW W/ FOOTRESTS. ONLY $85 352-464-0316 Manual Wheelchair W/ Footrests, Great Shape, Only $100 352-464-0316 MOBILITY POWER WHEEL CHAIR, J azzy Select, like new cond. $1750 pics avail via jr email@example.com 352-302-4707 Pride Mobility Products Inc, Burgundy Cloth Chair Lift. $450 586-0341. NEW FLAT TOP ACOUSTIC GUITAR& ACCESSORIES READYTO PLAY$50 352-601-6625 ACOUSTIC GUITAR& STARTER PACKAGE W/GIGBAG&MORE ALLNEW $50 352-601-6625 Cable Knelson Piano looks and works great. Real good cond. Asking $300. 352-795-1495 APPLIANCES like new washers/dryers, stoves, fridges 30 day warranty trade-ins, 352-302-3030 CAR COVER (BREATHABLE) FOR MEDIUM SIZE CAR MALIBU ONLY$30 352-464-0316 CHRISTMAS LIGHTS 4CANDLE & (5)4CANDYCANES $25.0BO 586-7222 Dining room table and 4 chairs, light oak $150; Nice wood couch table, $50 (352) 795-7254 FL. JUMBO SHRIMP Fresh15ct @ $5.00lb, Stone Crab@ $6.00lb delivered 352 897 5001 GENERALRalph Lauren Navy/Gray Queen sleeping bag $50,Automatic BPtester $20, RM Easiteach Interactive Whiteboard-new $30, Office Depot rolling, folding cart $10, B&D steamer $5 352 465 6619 HARLEYSTOCK EXHAUSTPIPES NEARLYNEW FITS 1350-1450 SLIDE ON ONLY$70 464-0316 JEEPPATRIOTSPARE TIRE BRAND NEW NEVER USED. $60 MIKE 586-7222 SMALLELECTRIC SMOKER LITTLE CHIEF, works great for fish or jerkey, only $60 352-464-0316 SHARPWIZARD ORGANIZER English to Spanish, expense and three Phone Books $15 341-0450 White Wicker Trundle Bed, Steel enforced, Great Shape $95. (352) 897-4198 30 PLANTS FOR WATER GARDEN BlUE FLOWERS. DONT KNOWTHEIR NAMES 10 for $15 464-03I6 AFFORDABLE Top Soil, Mulch, Stone Hauling & Tractor Work (352) 341-2019 LEVIS JEANS FOR BOYS Good condition, size 12 regular, $10 (352)465-1616 PGH STEELER JACKETNFL winter/removable hood med like new cond. $25. Dunnellon 465-8495 WOMENS GALLERY JACKET Good condition, reversible, cheetah pattern, size S, $30 (352)465-1616 2 Twin size oak beds with storage drawers & mattress, dresser mirror & chest, excel. cond. $250. for all Kenmore Refrigerator good for college, excel cond. $45. 352 613-7429 5 GI -JOES WITH STORAGE CASE SOME CLOTHES & ACCESSORIES $30. 464-0316
B10MONDAY,DECEMBER30,2013 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE 405-1230 MCRN HISTORICAL RESOURCES ADVISORY BOARD PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Citrus County Historical Resources Advisory Board will meet on Wednesday, January 8, 2014, at 4:00 PM at the Lecanto Government Building, 3600 West Sovereign Path, Room 166, Lecanto, Florida, to discuss business of the Historical Resources Advisory Board which may properly come before them. Any person requiring reasonable accommodation at this meeting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact the County Administrators Office, 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL 34450, (352) 341-6560, at least two (2) days before the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, use the TDD Telephone (352) 341-6580. If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Historical Resources Advisory Board with respect to any matter considered at this meeting, he/she will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made which record shall include the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. BY: /s/ Jim Faulkner, Director Geographic Resources and Community Planning Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE December 30, 2013. 402-1230 MCRN Meehan, Michael R. 2013-CA-001135 A NOA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 5TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA, CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO. 2013 CA 001135 A FEDERAL NATIONAL MORTGAGE ASSOCIATION, Plaintiff, vs. MICHAEL R. MEEHAN; DEBORAH L. VAZQUEZ; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF MICHAEL R. MEEHAN; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF DEBORAH L. VAZQUEZ; MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., AS NOMINEE FOR ERA MORTGAGE; UNKNOWN PERSON(S) IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY; Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION To the following Defendant(s): MICHAEL R. MEEHAN (RESIDENCE UNKNOWN) DEBORAH L. VAZQUEZ (RESIDENCE UNKNOWN) UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF MICHAEL R. MEEHAN (RESIDENCE UNKNOWN) UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF DEBORAH L. VAZQUEZ (RESIDENCE UNKNOWN) YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action for Foreclosure of Mortgage on the following described property: LOT 27, BLOCK 21, BEVERLY HILLS UNIT NUMBER TWO, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGES 96 THROUGH 98 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. A/K/A 27 N TYLER ST, BEVERLY HILLS, FLORIDA 34465 has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it, on Kahane & Associates, P.A., Attorney for Plaintiff, whose address is 8201 Peters Road, Ste. 3000, Plantation, FLORIDA 33324 on or before January 22, 2014, a date which is within thirty (30) days after the first publication of this Notice in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE and file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on Plaintiffs attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint. This notice is provided pursuant to Administrative Order No.2.065. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to provisions of certain assistance. Please contact the Court Administrator at 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Fl 34450-4299, Phone No. (352)341-6700 within 2 working days of your receipt of this notice or pleading; if you are hearing impaired, call 1-800-955-8771 (TDD); if you are voice impaired, call 1-800-995-8770 (V) (Via Florida Relay Services) or Dial 711. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this Court this 2nd day of December, 2013. ANGELA VICK, As Clerk of the Court [COURT SEAL] By: VIVIAN CANCEL, As Deputy Clerk Kahane & Associates, P.A. 8201 Peters Road, Ste.3000, Plantation, FL 33324, Phone: (954) 382-3486, Fax: (954) 382-538, Designated service email: firstname.lastname@example.org Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, December 23 & 30, 2013 11-03092 403-0113 MCRN File No. A4961 /C CITATION PUBLIC NOTICE SURROGATES COURT, WASHINGTON COUNTY THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, By the Grace of God Free and Independent TO: GEORGE MORGAN FLOCK son of Thelma Jean Flock, deceased; RICHARD E. PHILLIPS, JR. son of Richard E. Phillips, Sr., deceased; whose whereabouts are unknown and cannot after due diligent inquiry be ascertained by the Petitioner herein and JOHN DOE and MARY DOE the names being fictitious and intended to designate the names of the living unknown distributees of PATRICIA MAYLE, deceased, daughter of Thelma Jean Flock, deceased. A petition having been duly filed by GLENS FALLS NATIONAL BANK AND TRUST COMPANY who is domiciled at 250 Glen Street, Glens Falls, New York 12801, USA. YOU ARE HEREBY CITED TO SHOW CAUSE before the Surrogates Court, Washington County, at 383 Upper Broadway, Fort Edward, New York, on FEBRUARY 19, 2014 at 9:15 oclock in the fore noon of that day why the account of GLENS FALLS NATIONAL BANK AND TRUST COMPANY a summary of which has been served wherewith, as Trustee of the estate of Okey L. Butcher should not be judicially settled. [x]Further relief sought (if any): Judicial Settlement of accounting by successor trustee under Will Dated, Attested and Sealed, Hon. Kelly McKeighan, Surrogate December 2, 2013 /s/ Barbara Z. Smith Chief Clerk Seal William E. Fitzgerald, Esq. McPhillips Fitzgerald & Cullum LLP 288 Glen Street P 0 Box 299, Glens Falls, New York 12801, (518) 792-1174 NOTE: This citation is served upon you as required by law. You are not required to appear. If you fail to appear it will be assumed you do not object to the relief requested. You have a right to have an attorney appear for you. FILE NO. A4961/C CITATION SURROGATES COURT WASHINGTON COUNTY THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK By the Grace of God Free and Independent NOTICE:TO THE ABOVE NAMED PERSONS, the foregoing Citation is being served upon you by publication pursuant to an Order of the Hon. Kelly McKeighan, Judge of the Surrogates Court of the State of New York, Washington County, New York, dated December 2, 2013 and filed with the Petition and other papers on the Office of the Clerk of said Surrogates Court at Fort Edward, New York. The object of the proceeding is to settle the account of GLENS FALLS NATIONAL BANK AND TRUST COMPANY, as successor Trustee under the Will of Okey L. Butcher, deceased. Dated: December 2, 2013 McPhillips, Fitzgerald & Cullum, LLP by: /s/ William E. Fitzgerald Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, Dec. 23, 30, 2013, Jan. 6 & 13, 2014. 404-0113 MCRN File No. A4961 /D CITATION PUBLIC NOTICE SURROGATES COURT, WASHINGTON COUNTY THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, By the Grace of God Free and Independent TO: GEORGE MORGAN FLOCK son of Thelma Jean Flock, deceased; RICHARD E. PHILLIPS, JR. son of Richard E. Phillips, Sr., deceased; whose whereabouts are unknown and cannot after due diligent inquiry be ascertained by the Petitioner herein and JOHN DOE and MARY DOE the names being fictitious and intended to designate the names of the living unknown distributees of PATRICIA MAYLE, deceased, daughter of Thelma Jean Flock, deceased. A petition having been duly filed by Norma Scott who is domiciled at 5135 Harris Road, Camillus, New York 13031, USA YOU ARE HEREBY CITED TO SHOW CAUSE before the Surrogates Court, Washington County, at 383 Upper Broadway, Fort Edward, New York, on FEBRUARY 19, 2014 at 9:15 oclock in the fore noon of that day why the account of Norma Scotta summary of which has been served wherewith, as Administrator, CTA of the estate of Okey L.. Butcher should not be judicially settled. [x]Further relief sought (if any): Judicial Settlement of accounting by administrator Dated, Attested and Sealed, Hon. Kelly McKeighan, Surrogate December 2, 2013 /s/ Barbara Z. Smith Chief Clerk Seal William E. Fitzgerald, Esq. McPhillips Fitzgerald & Cullum LLP 288 Glen Street P 0 Box 299, Glens Falls, New York 12801, (518) 792-1174 NOTE: This citation is served upon you as required by law. You are not required to appear. If you fail to appear it will be assumed you do not object to the relief requested. You have a right to have an attorney appear for you. FILE NO. A4961/D CITATION SURROGATES COURT WASHINGTON COUNTY THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK By the Grace of God Free and Independent NOTICE:TO THE ABOVE NAMED PERSONS, the foregoing Citation is being served upon you by publication pursuant to an Order of the Hon. Kelly McKeighan, Judge of the Surrogates Court of the State of New York, Washington County, New York, dated December 2, 2013 and filed with the Petition and other papers on the Office of the Clerk of said Surrogates Court at Fort Edward, New York. The object of the proceeding is to judicially settle the account of Norma Scott, as Administrator CTA of the Estate of Okey L. Butcher, deceased. Dated: December 2, 2013 McPhillips, Fitzgerald & Cullum, LLP by: /s/ William E. Fitzgerald Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, Dec. 23, 30, 2013, Jan. 6 & 13, 2014. 000GEFC BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID-$300 & UP (352) 771-6191 WE B UY ALL A UT OS with or without titles ANY CONDITION Cindy (813) 505-6939 CHEVY2008, Cobalt, 2 DR, automatic, power windows, power locks, cold A/C, Call for Appointment 352-628-4600 CHRYSLER2000, Sebring Convertible, low miles $5,488. 352-341-0018 FORD2004, Mustang, Looking for a sports car? Here it is, 6 cyl. automatic, appointment Only Call 352-628-4600 FORD2008 Taurus SEL All leather int., low miles, car/tires all exc cond. $13000 (352) 795-9181 HONDA2013 Civic LX, Priced to sell, Serious callers only 352-628-9444 LINCOLN Towncar, 91,600 mi excellent condition $2,500, (352) 795-3200 352 422-7574 Cell LINCOLN, Town Car white, 100,370.5 miles $3,500. (352) 503-9290 Patrick Liquidation SaleLay Away Until Taxes RENT-BUY-SELL CAR-TRUCK-BOAT CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 AUTO SWAP/ CORRAL CAR SHOW Sumter County Fairgrounds SUMTER SWAPMEETS SUN. JAN. 5th. 1800-438-8559 CHEVROLET04 Corvette, ConvArtic White, torch red leather, polished alum. wheels, auto heads up display, bose, senior owned pristine, 11k $26,900 352-513-4257 I I I I I I I I Tell that special person Happy Birthday with a classified ad under Happy Notes. Only $28.50 includes a photo Call our Classified Dept for details352-563-5966 I I I I I I I I Liquidation SaleLay Away Until Taxes RENT-BUY-SELL CAR-TRUCK-BOAT CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 CHEVROLET2004, Tahoe LT, leather, sunroof, $8,999. 352-341-0018 FORD1999, Expedition, Eddie Bauer Edition, leather $3,999 352-341-0018 HONDA2007, Element, Hard to find, cold A/C, runs great, Must See, Call (352) 628-4600 TOYOTA1999, Rav, -4 power windows, locks, automatic transmission $3,999. 352-341-0018 CHEVY2003 Venture Van, 7 pass. and priced to sell. Call 352-628-4600 For appointment CHEVY96, Astro, runs good, no rust, 194k miles, Asking $1,000. (352) 344-8291 CHEVY VAN G20Camper Spec, Stove, Refrig, Cold A/C, runs great. Low miles $2,800. 352-628-1646 CHEVYVENTURA2005 Van. 74K mi. good cond extras included++ $6,000 obo (352) 637-6216 CHRYSLER2006, Town & Country Touring, $6,888. 352-341-0018 CHRYSLER2012 Town & Country Wheelchair van with 10 lowered floor, ramp and tie downs Call Tom for more info 352-325-1306 HONDA2008 TRX 400 mint cond, w/riding gear and title $2800. obo Dennis 352-267-3334 YAMAHA2009 YFZ 450, Race ready, call for details $4000 (352) 564-8165 BLUE OX Motorcycle carrier rated for 1000 lbs. $550. Call (231) 445-2186 Triumph-750 Bonnieville. 10K orig doc mi. True classic. Like new cond. First $5800. 352-513-4257 BUSHNELL Estate Sale Custom Built 3/2/2 w/ 40X60 2 story garage. See What $9k Can Buy 8471 County Rd 614 A To view & more info (352) 569-1252 Inverness Village 55+ Comm. Unit 108. 1st flr, 2BR/2BA, new Lanai & Lam, ceramic floors. $49,500. Financing Consider 352 564-4100 Whispering Pines Villa 2/2/1, new carpet, tile, paint,all appliances including washer/dryer. $69,900. (352) 726-8712 FREE Foreclosure and Short Sale Lists Desperately Need Rentals Office Open 7 Days a WeekLISA VANDEBOE Broker (R) Owner Plantation Realty 352-634-0129 www.plantation realtylistings.com Your High-Tech Citrus County RealtorROD KENNER352-436-3531 ERA Suncoast Realty SCAN OR GO TOwww. BestNatur eCoast Pr operties.com To view my properties Lake Pananosoffke Ready for home, septic, pwr, carport, 2 sheds & fenced bk yard $18,000 obo 352-568-2810 ** BUY, SELL** & TRADE CLEAN USED BOATS THREE RIVERS MARINE US 19 Crystal River **352-563-5510** Century2001 211 WAC, 150 Yam OX-66-FI mtr, Hyd steering, windless, tackle ctr, GPS sounder Bimini, cockpit cvr, VHF, seats 7. Two axel allum. trailer. Extras! $12,750 obo 352-563-5628 Dock Space For Rent, Floating, Deep Canal 200 ft. from Crystal River, (352) 257-8850 WE HA VE BOA TS GULF TO LK MARINE We Pay CASH For Used Clean Boats Pontoon, Deck & Fishing Boats **(352)527-0555** boatsupercenter.com FLEETWOOD1996 BOUNDER, 36 ft. generator, very good tires, Lots of storage. $11,000. 352-263-4339 SOUTHWIND98 V-10 eng., dual AC, super slide, drivers door, hydr. levelers, low miles on tires, good cond. $14,500 OBO 352-302-6534 KZ-SONIC2014TravelTrailer, Loaded, Brand New, Must Sell. $14000. Homosassa (315) 539-5297 MACS MOBILE R V REP AIR & MAINT RVTC Certified Tech. 352-613-0113, Lic/Ins. NA TURE COAST R V R V service, parts, sales Mobile Repair/Maint. 352-795-7820, Lic/Ins. RV Jack Knife Couch 68, in great shape $250. obo 352-464-4388 Liquidation SaleLay A way Until T axes RENT-BUY-SELL CAR-TRUCK-BOAT CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 Taurus MetalRecycling Best Prices for your cars or trucks also biggest U-Pull-It with thousands of vehicles offering lowest price for parts 352-637-2100 CHEAP PROPERTY2/1.5/1 Beverly Hills nice neighborhood **$28,900. Cash** 352-503-3245 I NEED HOMES TO SELLDEB INFANTINERealtor(352) 302-8046 Real Estate!... its what I do. ERAAmerican RealtyPhone: 352-726-5855 Cell: 352-302-8046 Fax: 352-726-7386 Email:debinfantine@ yahoo.com LaWanda WattTHE SNOWBIRDS ARE COMING! ** NOW IS A GREA T TIME T O LIST YOUR HOME CALLLAWANDA FORAFREE, NO OBLIGATION MARKETANALYSIS! 352 212 1989 lawanda.watt@ century21.com Century 21 J.W. Morton Real Estate, Inc. MICHELE ROSERealtorSimply put I ll work harder 352-212-5097 isellcitruscounty@ yahoo.com Craven Realty, Inc. 352-726-1515 SANDI HARTRealtorListing and Selling Real Estate Is my Business I put my heart into it!352-476-9649sandra.hart@ era.com ERA American Realty 352-726-5855 Tony PauelsenRealtor352-303-0619ILL TAKE NEW LISTINGS BUYING OR SELLING TOP PERFORMANCEReal estate Consultant tpauelsen@ hotmail.com Heres Your ChanceTO OWN 10 acres Total $59,000 5 Acre Tracks $30,000 Owner Financing Call: Jack Lemieux Cell (305) 607-7886 Realty USA INC 407-599-5002 Owner Financing 10Ac, 3br/2 ba 2007 Homes of Merit, $135k Call Nancy Little Lewis Exit Realty Leaders 352-302-6082 4BR /1 BABlock home, above ground pool. Fenced, Appliances, Kindness Terr. off Grover Clev, $42K As is. 352-419-8816 TAMI SCOTTExit Realty Leaders 352-257-2276 email@example.com When it comes to Realestate ... Im there for you The fishing is great Call me for your new Waterfront Home LOOKINGTO SELL? CALLMETODAY! HOMOSASSA4/2 BLOCK HOME, MOTHER IN LAWAPT. decking, 1/4 ac, fenced, lots of privacy $65,000 (305) 619-0282, Cell Buying or Selling REALESTATE, Let Me Work For You!BETTYHUNTREALTORERA KEY 1 Realty, Inc. 352 586-0139hunt4houses68 @yahoo.comwww.bettyhunts homes.com. Phyllis StricklandRealtorTHE MARKETIS GOODThinking of selling? Now is the time to get listedStill great values out there for buyers!!Phyllis Strickland TROPIC SHORES REALTY. 352-613-3503-cell 352-419-6880-Office BETTY J. POWELLRealtorYour Success is my goal.. Making Friends along the way is my reward !BUYING OR SELLING CALL ME 352-422-6417bjpowell@ netscape.com ERA American Realty & Investments Lecanto 2.3 acres Fenced & crossed fenced, Great for horses 3/2 DW, Remodeled. Owner Finance w/ good down paymt $69,900. 352-527-7015 Specializing in Acreage,Farms Ranches & Commercial Richard (Rick) Couch, Broker Couch Realty & Investments, Inc. (352) 212-3559 RCOUCH.com UNIQUE & HISTORIC Homes, Commercial Waterfront & Land Small Town Country Lifestyle OUR SPECIALTY SINCE 1989LET US FIND YOUAVIEW TO LOVEwww. crosslandrealty.com(352) 726-6644Crossland Realty Inc. ATTN Homebuyers 100% financing avail. Government Program. You do not need perfect credit. Call or email to get qualified. Ph: (813) 470-8313 firstname.lastname@example.org Rick Kedzierski lic. loan originator.NLMS #267854, FL#9096 NLMS ID 76856 MEDICAL OFFICE FOR SALE Totally renovated 700 S.E. 5th Ter.Suite #5 Crystal River. $107K 352-422-2293 Happy Holidays.Buying or Selling Your home? Get the Gift of a 1 YEAR Home W arranty Plan Million Dollar + Producer! Teri Paduano, Broker Realty Connect (352) 212-1446TheFLDream.com GOSPEL ISLAND 2BR, 2BA, OWN YOUR OWN HOME Let Me Help Block Home Move In ready $69,900 Clean as a whistle Big Yard, Big Garage and Carport (352) 344-9290 Near Croft & Hwy 44, 3/2 garage florida room furnished or not Lots of upgrades Executor now accepting offers 502/693-7904 Duval Island Very nice clean, furn. starter or retire home. 2/3 BR, 1 BA, Utility room w/ shower. No flood zone. Reduce to $46,900 352-678-7145 CRYSTALRIVER** NICE** Secret Harbour Apts. Newly remodeled 2/1 $575 Unfurn. Incl Water,lawn, garbage, W/D hook-up. 352-257-2276 HOMOSASSA1/1, $435. mo. 1st. & Sec. 352-212-4981 INVERNESS1010 Turner Camp RD2 bedroom. 1 bath. 2BR/1B/NICE/ Remodeled Carport/Screened Patio/ NewAppliances/$600mo Max.3 person (352) 302 3819 HERNANDOAffordable Rentals Watsons Fish Camp (352) 726-2225 Beverly Hills2 bdrm, plus Fl Rm, new appliances Move in $1350, 442-7794 BEVERLYHILLS2/1, Carport & Fl .Rm. screened patio, fenced backyard. $550. Mo. (352) 422-2433 BEVERLYHILLS2/1/carport. CHA, $535. Mo.+ $500. Dep 352-249-6098/249-6505 INVERNESS3/2/2, wheel chair access. $875. mo., 1st, last, sec. 352-726-5272 RENT T O OWN No credit check Inv/BevHills 3/4 bdrms 352-464-6020 JADEMISSION.COM HERNANDOAffordable Rentals Watsons Fish Camp (352) 726-2225 CITRUS SPRINGSWhole House Access $125/wk 828-497-2610 CRYSTALRIVERShare My Home $85/wk. includes elect, sat. dish 352-228-1802 HERNANDOTerra Vista, Furn. 3BD, spacious Villa, w/ext. maint. & club memb. $1,800. 352-302-7559 BEAUTIFUL1/4 acre lot in Cantebury Lakes Estates BARGAIN PRICED! @9k 352-422-4785 PUBLISHERS NOTICE:All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make such preference, limitation or discrimination. Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis.To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1800-669-9777. The toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1800-927-9275. I I I I I I I I Tell that special person Happy Birthday with a classified ad under Happy Notes. Only $28.50 includes a photo Call our Classified Dept for details352-563-5966 I I I I I I I I
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