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POLL JANUARY 20, 2014Floridas Best Community Newspaper Serving Floridas Best CommunityVOL. 119 ISSUE 166 50 CITRUS COUNTYSuper Bowl: Broncos, Seahawks in big game /B1 www.chronicleonline.com ONLINE POLL:Your choice?Can sports tourism result in a significant economic boost to the countys economy? A. Absolutely. Boat races, youth league tournaments and other options will draw thousands of people to the county and theyll spend lots of money. B. No. Im not opposed to it, but its just a drop in the bucket when viewing economic development. C. In the short term, not much; but, over the long haul itll have a positive impact. D. Only if private investors come in and triple the number of hotel rooms available to accommodate visitors. 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 HIGH67LOW45Sunny west wind increasing to 10 mph.PAGE A4TODAY& next morning MONDAY INDEX Blood Drives . . .A11 Classifieds . . . .B7 Comics . . . . .B6 Crossword . . . .B5 Editorial . . . .A10 Entertainment . . .A4 Food Programs . .A6 Horoscope . . . .A4 Lottery Numbers . .B3 Lottery Payouts . .B3 Movies . . . . .B6 Obituaries . . . .A6 TV Listings . . . .B5 000H5Y5 SEE PG. B8 STOCK# 13120463 2003 TOYOTA TACOMA PRERUNNER $ 10,888 000H5RA CALL THE INSTANT APPRAISAL LINE:800-440-9054FIND OUT THE VALUE OF YOUR TRADE!NO MATTER WHERE YOU PLAN TO BUY! What was your first job? QUESTION OF THE WEEK Maureen Barton Bissonette I lived in New Jersey and my first job was at Lobels Baby Store as a sales clerk at age 15. Brian Templeton Started shucking oysters at the Oyster Bar restaurant at 14 years old in Crystal River for $2.50 an hour. Tami DeBarge Radke ... So at 13 I got my first job helping put fruit and veggies out for a man (as I recall) named Skeet or Skeeter at Howards Flea Market. Jeannine Hodgdon Picking potatoes in a Maine field, babysitting, usherette in a movie theater and worked in a dress shop. Contribute! Like us at facebook.com/ citruscounty chronicle and respond to our Question of the Week. Meredith Linley Homosassa Publix! Was part of the grand opening team and still one of my favorite jobs ever. Rocky Hensley Raking and mowing yards. I pulled the lawn mower behind my bike and would ride around town looking for yards that needed mowing, Great memories. Paul Gibbs I worked full time in the summer months at Black Diamond Ranch when it was still a ranch. ... Monday CONVERSATION Because I am an American ERYNWORTHINGTON Staff writerCRYSTAL RIVER Crystal River Primary School students quickly found their seats in the cafeteria as they awaited their fourthand fifth-grade academic achievers ceremony Friday. However, in addition to their certificates they were receiving an extra achievement gift a message from retired Staff Sgt. Ken Patterson. Patterson, a Lecanto resident, retired from the U.S. Army after serving 13 years in the military. During his service he was stationed in Iraq three times, Afghanistan once and in Korea twice. He began his presentation by congratulating the children on their academic achievements and then asked them: Who said, Global perspective PATFAHERTY Staff writerCitrus County Commissioner Rebecca Bays chairs the Tourism Development Council, an advisory board that reviews and makes recommendations on spending tourism tax revenue to promote more visitors. The council also works with the county tourism director and staff of the Citrus County Visitors & Convention Bureau and consultants on various tourism boosting initiatives including the Visit Citrus magazine, website, local events and collateral materials. Bays is also chair-elect of the Citrus County Chamber of Commerce.CHRONICLE: Tourism has been a consistent bright spot in Citrus Countys economy; do you see it continuing to grow and expand through 2014? BAYS: Absolutely, with over 80 million people visiting the state of Florida each year, it would be only logical to ascertain Citrus County can attract a percentage of the number. We want to just make sure we stay competitive in that edge and we keep identifying people so we can just have a small portion of that market here in Citrus County. CHRONICLE: Do you think most Citrus County residents, businesses and public employees are fully aware of the impact visitors have on the countys economy? BAYS: Most definitely not. I would wager that if you were to do a local poll most residents couldnt even tell you how many people come here to visit the manatees each year. Just speaking with the Fish and Wildlife officials they estimate there are probably about 225,000 people that come to Three Sisters Springs, where were at today. And that doesnt include the people who come for scalloping, golfing, motorcycle rallies, the bike trails we have. So there are a lot of other assets that we Debbie Resslerchairwoman of the Citrus County Hospital Board. Sandy Chadwickchairwoman of Citrus Memorial Health Foundation. Blaze claims life of woman CHRISVANORMER Staff writerCITRUS SPRINGS A woman was reported to have died at about midnight Saturday in a fire at her rental home. At 11:47 p.m., Citrus County Sheriffs Office Division of Fire Rescue was dispatched to a structure fire at 8595 N. Golfview Drive, according to an incident worksheet from the CCSO. Neighbors advised the house was fully involved in flames, as firefighters confirmed on arrival. The first firefighting unit to arrive advised the fire had burned through the roof that was 75 percent involved. Neighbors advised firefighters that the home possibly was occupied by an elderly woman who had been seen there the previous day and was said to be unable to ambulate well. After the fire was brought under control, a search confirmed the presence of an occupant, whose identity was not released, pending the notification of next of kin. The origin and the cause of the fire are under investigation by the State Fire Marshal, who arrived on the scene. Twelve vehicles attended the incident, with mutual aid from Crystal River Fire Department. According to the report, the house was totally destroyed by fire. See VETERAN/ Page A7 Disabled veteran shares MLK message with CRPS students See MONDAY/ Page A9 Group to start process to hire hospital CEO MIKEWRIGHT Staff writerThe same committee that helped hammer out details of the Citrus Memorial hospital transaction will now begin doing the same to find an interim administrator. Two members each from the Citrus County Hospital Board and Citrus Memorial Health Foundation meet together this evening to determine the criteria and approach in finding the successor to Ryan Beaty. The new chief executive officer will serve until Hospital Corporation of America begins operating Citrus Memorial. Officials with both boards hope to have a final contract in place by September. Beatys resignation takes effect March15. He offered to resign to further along a master settlement agreement between the two boards that was necessary for the foundation to join the hospital board in signing the letter of intent with HCA. CCHB Chairwoman Debbie Ressler and foundation Chairwoman Sandy Chadwick both said todays meeting is set to determine how to proceed with finding See CEO/ Page A2 Bays: Tourism opportunities for Citrus County abundant MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleCitrus County Commissioner Rebecca Bays, who also chairs the countys Tourism Development Council, said Thursday she believes Citrus County has a wealth of potential for future tourism development. For video of this interview, click on this story at www.chronicle online.com.
Air Force wants to train in forestCARRABELLE The Air Force is planning to ask the Florida Forest Service to allow special operation troops to train in a Panhandle forest. The Air Force wants to use Tates Hell State Forest in Franklin County to train troops stationed at Eglin Air Force Base. According to The Tallahassee Democrat, officials said such plans are far from final. The training may never be allowed if it will harm the environment or compromise forest management plans. A draft environmental impact statement is in the works. Some people who use the forest for recreation oppose the militarys plans, saying the training will restrict public access to the forest, damage the ecosystem and intrude on wilderness areas.Aides, students charged after fightKISSIMMEE Two teaching aides and three students face charges after a classroom fight in Central Florida. The fight started Jan.9 in a classroom for emotionally disturbed students at Discovery Intermediate School in Kissimmee. The Osceola County Sheriffs Office said chairs were thrown during the brawl, and students videos that captured the fight showed one student kicking another. Authorities said two teaching aides have been charged with child neglect because they failed to stop the fight or call for assistance, even though they had access to phones and radios. Three students have been charged with aggravated battery.Airport: Fake grass could deter birdsSANFORD A Central Florida airport want to install artificial turf to deter birds from hanging around the planes. Sanford International Airport officials claim birds cause problems for dozens of planes a year. One jet had to make an emergency landing after a bird flew into one of its engines. In 2012, the Federal Aviation Administration spent more than $100,000 on air cannons there to scare away birds. Airport officials told WFTV they now want to take a quieter approach. Officials said artificial turf doesnt retain water or food, so the birds wont want to hang around the airport. Three acres of the fake grass has been proposed for the north side of the airport at a cost of more than $500,000. Airport officials plan to finalize the project next month. an interim administrator. The ideal agenda is how we want to establish criteria for the search, Ressler said. That discussion could include hiring a consultant to conduct the search, or asking the hospital boards transaction agent to gather up rsums, Chadwick said. Another possibility is hiring someone whose specialty is filling in during situations like this to oversee the hospital operations before HCA takes over. Im sure thats something that will be on the table, Ressler said. The committee is charged with interviewing finalists and submitting a single name to the foundation, which can either approve the nominee or not. If the foundation votes no, the process starts over. Chadwick said its vital to find the right person. Weve got two months. The world doesnt come to an end if its two months and two days, she said. This is an important decision. Chadwick said whoever is chosen, she doesnt want the administrator making wholesale changes or employment decisions. She noted both the foundation and hospital board insisted that HCA protect all employees jobs for one year. Employees should have the same protection under an interim CEO, she said. One thing Ill be looking at is how this person perceives the job, she said. Theyre just supposed to keep the place going until HCA steps in.Contact Chronicle reporter Mike Wright at 352563-3228 or mwright@ chronicleonline.com. Special to the ChronicleWith recent rainfall and cooler temperatures, the Southwest Florida Water Management District is reminding residents who irrigate their lawns to Skip a Week or more of watering during the cooler months of January and February. According to research by the University of Florida, grass doesnt need to be watered as often during the cooler months. One-half to three-quarters of an inch of water every 10 to 14 days is sufficient. If your lawn has received any significant rainfall, then you can turn off your irrigation system and operate it manually as needed. Overwatering can encourage pests and disease in your lawn, said Robin Grantham, water conservation coordinator. Too much irrigation can also make lawns less able to survive droughts. Skipping a week of watering is as easy as off for residents with irrigation timers. Turn the timer to off for the week that you want to skip, and on for the week that you want to water, said Grantham. Homeowners can determine when grass needs water when: Grass blades are folded in half lengthwise on at least one-third of a yard. Grass blades appear blue-gray. Grass blades do not spring back, leaving footprints on the lawn for several minutes after walking on it. Watering every other week during the winter will help conserve drinking water supplies for critical uses during the dry season. If everyone skipped one week of irrigation this season, it could save an estimated 1.9billion gallons of water in the water districts territory. For additional information about water restrictions and water conservation, contact your local utility or visit the water districts website at WaterMatters.org/SkipA Week. A2MONDAY, JANUARY20, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE LOCAL/STATE New Location Inside Crystal River Mall (Next to K-Mart) Must present coupon. Any make or model. In office only. One week only.FREEHEARING TEST BATTERY REPLACEMENT HEARING AID REPAIRS BATTERIESPREMIUM ZINC BATTERIES99Limit 1 Coupon Per Visit. Limit 2 Packs Per Visit. Must present coupon. 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Boger was a Southern Bell operator for 35 years and currently attends First Christian Church of Inverness. She is the mother of Peggy Boger and mother-in-law of Bill Nicholson. Her grandchildren are Vicki Reed and Chuck Nicholson. CEOContinued from Page A1 Theyre just supposed to keep the place going until HCA steps in.Sandy ChadwickCMH Foundation chairwoman, speaking about the interim CEO for Citrus Memorial Health System. From wire reports WHAT: Citrus Memorial committee discussion on interim administr ator. WHEN: 6 p .m. today. WHERE: Administr ative building next to hospital, Inverness.
$1.1 Trillion Spending Bill: The House on Jan. 15 voted, 359-67, to appropriate $1.1 trillion in discretionary spending this fiscal year, with $572.6 billion allocated to the Department of Defense and the remainder to domestic and foreign-affairs programs. A yes vote was to send the fiscal 2014 spending bill (HR 3547) to the Senate. Rich Nugent, No. Unemployment Insurance: The House on Jan. 15 blocked, 228195, a parliamentary tactic by Democrats to force a direct vote on their bid for three more months of checks for 1.3 million long-term jobless whose eligibility expired Dec. 28. A yes vote opposed the bid for extended jobless benefits. (HR 3547) Nugent, Yes. Affordable Care Act Reports: The House on Jan. 16 voted, 259-154, to require the administration to issue weekly reports on consumer contacts with the Affordable Care Act help center and website and on its use of "navigators" and insurance agents to aid consumers in signing up for the law. A yes vote was to send HR 3362 to the Senate. Nugent, Yes. Reports on Health-Law Pluses: The House on Jan. 16 defeated, 186-226, a bid by Democrats to broaden HR 3362 (above) so that its required weekly reports on the Affordable Care Act also show the number of Americans receiving tax credits for buying insurance or who no longer face coverage denials based on preexisting conditions or lifetime limits on claims payments by their carrier. A yes vote backed the Democratic motion. Nugent, No. $1.1 Trillion Budget Bill: The Senate on Jan. 16 approved, 7226, $1.1 trillion in spending for discretionary programs in fiscal 2014. The bill represents nearly one-third of federal spending, with entitlement programs from Social Security to farm subsidies accounting for most of the remainder. A yes vote was to send President Obama a bill (HR 3547) to fund the government through Sept. 30. Bill Nelson, Yes; Marco Rubio, No. Unemployment Insurance: The Senate on Jan. 14 failed, 55-45, to reach 60 votes needed to advance a bill providing three more months of checks for 1.3 million of the long-term jobless whose eligibility for extended unemployment insurance expired Dec. 28. A yes vote was to advance S 1845. Nelson, Yes; Rubio, No. Robert Wilkins Confirmation: Voting 55-43, the Senate on Jan. 13 confirmed Robert L. Wilkins as a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Wilkins, 50, had been a district court (trial) judge in the same circuit. A yes vote was to elevate Wilkins to the appellate bench. Nelson, Yes; Rubio, Did not vote. Key votes ahead: Both chambers are in recess the week of Jan. 20 to observe Martin Luther King Day. 2014 Thomas Reports Inc. Call: 202-667-9760.HOW YOUR LAWMAKERS VOTEDKey votes for the week ending Jan. 17 by Voterama in CongressAround theCOUNTY Candidate to meet public Jan. 25Editors note: This campaign announcement was inadvertently omitted from Sundays Campaign Trail. The Chronicle apologizes for the omission. Renee ChristopherMcPheeters, Republican for county commission District 2, will meet the public from 11a.m. to 2p.m. Saturday, Jan.25, at the Crystal River Mall (West End Market/old Sears store entrance). For information, call 352257-5381. Offices close in honor of holidayCitrus County government offices will be closed today in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The county landfill will be open from 8a.m. to 2:30p.m., but the business office will be closed all day. Regular business hours will resume Tuesday.Libraries will be closed.All community buildings and parks, including Bicentennial Pool, will be open.Animal Services will be closed, but will resume normal business hours on Tuesday.The Chronicle offices will be closed to the public. The circulation departments phone lines, for subscribers, will be open from 7 to 10 a.m. Call 563-5655 before 10 a.m. with delivery questions.First-time homebuyer class setCitrus County Housing Services is offering First Time Homebuyers classes to interested individuals from 8:30a.m. to 4:30p.m. Saturday, Feb.8, at the Citrus County Resource Center, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Court, Lecanto. There is no charge to attend, but you must reserve your seat. This session is sponsored by TD Bank and Citrus County Housing Services. No child care is available. Lunch will be provided by TD Bank. Call Jen Pollard at 352527-7522 or Pat Wilkerson at 352-527-7526 or email Jennifer.Pollard@bocc. citrus.fl.us to register. Any persons who require a special accommodation (ADA) for accessibility must let the organizers know at least 72 hours in advance. TTY is available by calling 352-527-5901. From staff reports STATE& LOCAL Page A3MONDAY, JANUARY 20, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE QUESTION: Do you support legislation that would greatly lessen punishment for people who draw a firearm and/or fire one if they perceive a threat but arent under attack? Of course. If someone threatens me, you can bet Ill exhibit a firearm. 38 percent (129 votes) No way. Pulling a weapon just elevates the potential to shoot or be shot. 35 percent (121 votes) It depends. Let judges exercise discretion in such sentences. 27 percent (91 votes) Total votes: 341. ONLINE POLL RESULTS Rich Nugent Bill Nelson Marco Rubio Bluebird boom NANCY KENNEDY /ChronicleHernando resident Louis Nipper builds bluebird nesting boxes. Theyre beautiful birds, he says. As a member of the Florida Bluebird Society, he estimates he has helped raise 1,500 bluebirds on the Withlacoochee State Trail alone, with 250 of his nesting boxes placed along the 46-mile trail. Florida Bluebird Society regional meeting slated Feb. 1 NANCYKENNEDY Staff writerHERNANDO Smaller than a tea cup with a distinctive song that sounds like churlee, chur-lee, the bluebird is a favorite among bird lovers like Louis Nipper. As a member of the Florida Bluebird Society, he and other fans of the little blue-feathered bird monitor the local bluebird population, actually keeping count of every new one that hatches from the hundreds of nesting boxes they put up around Citrus County. Nipper himself has built hundreds and has put up 250 on the Withlacoochee State Trail alone, plus boxes around his Terra Vista neighborhood. Why bluebirds? My son gave me a bluebird box when we moved here, and that got me started, he said. He had met Stead Lott, the local bluebird man who has built and given away more than 10,000 bluebird boxes, and bought 150 of them as a donation to the local Boys & Girls Clubs. When Lott retired from his full-time hobby, Nipper decided he could build them not at the rate Lott had done, but he could help repopulate the area with bluebirds. According to information from National Geographic, even though bluebirds are considered fairly common, their numbers had declined substantially during the past century. However, thanks to backyard and roadside nesting boxes, the population has seen a boom. Nipper adds an aluminum casing to the boxes he makes, plus a weather-proof paint. The boxes are strictly for nesting and not for feeding. Theyre meat eaters, Nipper said. But if the ground is frozen, theyll eat seeds. Bluebirds eat insects, spiders and also small fruits. They mate in spring and summer, which is when you can see them zipping in and out of their bluebird condos that bluebird lovers put up on poles. The birds lay four to five eggs at a time, which take about two weeks to incubate. Then they fly away. Nipper and other bluebird volunteers have recorded about 1,500 new bluebirds on the Withlacoochee State Trail. Each month, they travel the length of the 46-mile trail and stop at every box each box is numbered. If theres a nest, they record it, plus the date, on the box itself. The next time they check, theyll record if theres a nest and/or eggs, noting how many eggs. The next time, if the eggs are gone, theyll add that number to the total bluebird count. If there were five eggs, but only four hatched, they know to add four more bluebirds to the general population. Those who are interested in bluebirds are invited to learn more at the regional meeting of the Florida Bluebird Society from 10a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb.1, at the Central Ridge Library in Beverly Hills. Guests will receive a free nesting box with instructions, while supply lasts. For more information, contact Bill Pennewill, president of the local Florida Bluebird Society group, at billsbluebirds@ yahoo.com.Contact Chronicle reporter Nancy Kennedy at352-564-2927 or nkennedy@chronicle online.com. WHAT: Florida Bluebird Society regional meeting. WHEN: 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 1. WHERE: Central Ridge Library, Beverly Hills. MISC: Guests will receive a free bluebird nesting box, with instructions, while supply lasts. INFO: Email billsbluebirds@ yahoo.com. Visit Florida BluebirdSociety.com. Nipper and other bluebird volunteers have recorded about 1,500 new bluebirds on the Withlacoochee State Trail. CHRISVANORMER Staff writerCRYSTAL RIVER More than 150 manatees gathered at Three Sisters Springs during the weekend because of the cold weather, causing the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to decide Sunday to issue a temporary closure. Manatees likely will remain in the warmer water throughout the week, FWS said in a news release. Because consistent low temperatures are expected throughout this week that will attract a great number of manatees seeking warmer water for resting, the FWS will close Three Sisters Springs indefinitely. It will monitor daily manatee activity and will reopen the springs when conditions are suitable for recreation inside the springs. Jurassic Springs will remain closed during the week, and House Springs likely will close early this week. The King Spring will remain open. During these temporary closures, visitors will always have the choice of visiting the King Spring and the areas outside Three Sisters Springs and Jurassic Springs where manatee congregations are common, said Ivan Vicente, visitor services specialist at the Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge. Manatee activity inside the springs is directly correlated with low temperatures and tidal changes. Manatees are highly vulnerable to cold weather and must have undisturbed access to warm water during this period of extreme cold. During such periods of unusual cold, the resting manatees remain almost motionless between breathing intervals to conserve energy. FWS recommends that swimmers and paddlers maintain a respectful distance from groups of resting manatees found outside of sanctuaries, not swim or paddle over any manatees and make every effort not to disturb manatees by noise and excessive splashing. Boaters also should be cautious, even when navigating at idle speed. During this period of extreme cold weather, high numbers of manatees can be found resting in the middle of the navigational canal adjacent to the Three Sisters Springs. Because of their need to rest, they may be less likely to react to surrounding boating activity. A potential synoptic aerial manatee survey is being coordinated by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) to take place Friday morning. The FWS will participate by counting manatees over Citrus County. If conditions are ideal, the synoptic survey will help estimate the current Florida manatee population throughout the entire state. The FWS is the principal federal agency responsible for conserving, protecting, and enhancing fish, wildlife and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people. It manages the 150-million-acre National Wildlife Refuge System, which encompasses more than 560 national wildlife refuges, thousands of small wetlands and other special management areas. Manatee cluster closes Three Sisters Springs
Birthday You may be inclined to spread yourself too thin this year. Instead, focus on your strengths and stay within the realm of possibility. Think before you act. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) You will have all sorts of lucrative opportunities today, but the possibility of choosing the wrong deal is apparent. Take the most conservative option. Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20) Dont worry about ongoing concerns. You would be better off communicating about what needs to happen to allow an important relationship to thrive. Aries (March 21-April 19) An interview or chat with someone who has the power to place you in a better position will prove fortuitous. Taurus (April 20-May 20) Love and romance will likely be on your mind today. Decide what you really want, and make a move. Aesthetic changes will work out favorably. Gemini (May 21-June 20) Restlessness will be your enemy today. Real estate and investment opportunities are present, but you need to be realistic about your finances. Cancer (June 21-July 22) Its time to clear up any misconceptions about who you are and what you want to do. If you share your plans, you will find the encouragement you need. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Business matters should be your focus today. Search for a new position or a promotion at your current job. Expand your knowledge, network and prospects. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) You wont have a hard time being practical today. Proceed cautiously. You may want to reflect carefully on your work as well as your personal affairs. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) Make an effort to iron out matters that involve the government, banks or other institutions. Talk to an adviser about your finances. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Partnerships that will help you carry out your plans can be established. Opportunities to make new friends are evident. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) You may find yourself caught in an emotional quagmire. You may prefer to avoid personal confrontations, but its wise to face your dilemma. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) Your insightfulness and ability to offer excellent solutions will land you in the spotlight at any group function you attend. TodaysHOROSCOPES Today is Monday, Jan. 20, the 20th day of 2014. There are 345 days left in the year. This is the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Todays Highlight in History: On Jan. 20, 1981, Iran released 52 Americans it had held hostage for 444 days, minutes after the presidency had passed from Jimmy Carter to Ronald Reagan. On this date: In 1265, Englands first representative Parliament met for the first time. In 1964, Capitol Records released the album Meet the Beatles! In 1986, the United States observed the first federal holiday in honor of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. Ten years ago: President George W. Bush, in his State of the Union address, asserted that America was strengthening its economy and successfully combating terrorism. Five years ago: Barack Obama was sworn in as the nations 44th, as well as first African-American, president. One year ago: President Barack Obama was sworn in for four more years in a simple Sunday ceremony at the White House. Todays Birthdays: Comedian Arte Johnson is 85. Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin is 84. Singer Eric Stewart is 69. Movie director David Lynch is 68. Actor Daniel Benzali is 64. Rock musician Paul Stanley is 62. Comedian Bill Maher is 58. Actor Lorenzo Lamas is 56. Actor James Denton is 51. Sophie, Countess of Wessex, is 49. Actor Rainn Wilson is 48. Actress Stacey Dash is 47. TV personality Melissa Rivers is 46. Actor Reno Wilson is 45. Singer Edwin McCain is 44. Actor Skeet Ulrich is 44. Singer/songwriter Bonnie McKee is 30. Country singer Brantley Gilbert is 29. Actor Evan Peters is 27. Thought for Today: Know yourself, and your neighbor will not mistake you. 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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 Bromance at Sundance?PARK CITY, Utah Richard Ayoade said his connection to Sundance founder Robert Redford runs deeper than most filmmakers. I think Robert is grateful that I came. Now hes too proud to say that. But you can see in his eyes, Ayoade joked in an interview. He doesnt want to focus the whole thing on me at this stage. Its kind of between us. Ayoade, a British comedic actor, made his feature directing debut with the 2011 Sundance coming-of-age movie Submarine. He claims a warm welcome from the 77-year-old Redford after returning this year with The Double, which he directed and co-wrote. Hes there turning down the beds, making sure everyones got enough eggs. Hes all over it. Hes just there. But thats just Robert. He does too much, I tell him. He wont listen. It keeps him busy, thats the thing. Because otherwise the mind goes, Ayoade said in an interview, maintaining a deadpan face while his films star Jesse Eisenberg giggled beside him. And hes pretty much all there still. Hes sharp. I mean theres sometimes a delay. Hell drift off. But hell come back within five minutes. You just stick with it. But sometimes he just hits the deck and does messups and Im going, I dont know you. A lot of it is about circulation. Youve got to keep the blood moving. And joints. Youve got to keep your joints opened. And hes more aware of that than anyone. I mean thats why hes been in the business so long. As Ayoade kept up his story, Eisenberg was nearly doubled over with laughter. NBC will do remake of Peter Pan livePASADENA, Calif. Following up on the success of The Sound of Music last month, NBC said Sunday it will broadcast a live version of Peter Pan in December. It will be produced by the same team, Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, that made The Sound of Music with Carrie Underwood The live musical reached 19million viewers, surprising even NBC entertainment president Robert Greenblatt. No cast members were announced Sunday. I have some dream choices, but I dont want to talk about it before approaching them, Greenblatt said. Peter Pan, which opened on Broadway in 1954, has a strong history with NBC. The network aired a live broadcast of the show from its own studios in 1955 with Tony Award-winner Mary Martin in the title role and most of the original Broadway cast, reaching 65 million viewers. That was a record for television at the time.Jane Lynch returns to host TV showPASADENA, Calif. Jane Lynch said her hosting duties on Hollywood Game Night are an extension of the bashes she tosses at home. The Glee star said she loves creating and hosting a space for her friends to have fun. Lynch returns for the NBC shows second season tonight, with back-to-back episodes that include celebrities Rosie ODonnell, Alyssa Milano and Mario Lopez. Fifteen new games will be played, along with some holdovers from last season. From wire reports Associated PressActor Jesse Eisenberg and Director Richard Ayoade are interviewed Friday at the premiere of the film The Double during the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. A4MONDAY, JANUARY20, 2014 000GWR3 in Todays Citrus County Chronicle LEGAL NOTICES Meeting Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . B10 Foreclosure Sale/Action Notices . . . . . . . . B10 Robert Redfordfounder of Sundance.
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FOOD PANTRIES St. Annes Anglican Church 9:30 to 10:30a.m. daily in the administration building. Annie Johnson Senior & Family 8a.m. to 3p.m. Monday through Friday, 1991 W. Test Court, Dunnellon, is open to Citrus County residents. 352-489-8021. The Salvation Army 9 to 11a.m. and 1 to 4p.m. Monday through Friday (excluding holidays), 712 S. School Ave., Lecanto. 352513-4960. Daystar Life Center 9a.m. to 1:15p.m. Monday through Friday (excluding holidays), 6751 W. Gulf-toLake Highway, Crystal River. 352-795-8668. Citrus United Basket (CUB) 9a.m. to 2:30p.m. Monday through Friday, 103Mill Ave., Inverness, to assist Citrus County residents facing temporary hardship. Call CUB at 352-3442242 or citrusunitedbasket. org. First Baptist Church of Crystal River 10a.m. to 1p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, 700 N. Citrus Ave. 352-795-3367. Our Lady of Fatima 10a.m. to2p.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 10a.m. the third Tuesday monthly, 6 Roosevelt Blvd. 352-527-2381 or 352-7462144. St. Margarets Episcopal Church 9:30 to 11:45a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays. 352-726-3153. First Presbyterian Church of Crystal River 10a.m. to 2p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays monthly, 1501 S.E. U.S. 19. 352-7952259. Citrus County Veterans Coalition 9a.m. to 1p.m. Tuesdays, 1039 N. Paul Drive, Inverness. Open to Citrus County veterans and their family members in need. 352-400-8952 or 352-5274537. Crystal River United Methodist Church 9a.m. to 1:30p.m. the second and fourth Thursdays monthly, 4801 N. Citrus Ave., Crystal River. 352-795-3148 or www.crumc.com. Nature Coast Ministries 10a.m. to 2p.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 11a.m. to noon and 6 to 7p.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 10:30a.m. Wednesdays, and the second Wednesday monthly is distribution of bagged canned goods, dry goods and meat from 9 to 10:30a.m. at 5310 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa Springs. Open to Homosassa residents only. 352-6213008. Floral City First Baptist Church 1 to 3p.m. the third Wednesday monthly. Serving our Savior (SOS) 8:30 to 11:30a.m. Thursdays at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 439 E. Norvell Bryant Highway, Hernando. Calvary Church 10a.m. to 2p.m. Thursdays, 2728 E. Harley St., Inverness, open to Citrus County residents. 352-637-5100 or www.invernesscalvary.com. North Oak Baptist Church Food Pantry 11:30a.m. to 1p.m. the last Thursday monthly. Serving Citrus Springs, Dunnellon and Beverly Hills. Call 352746-1500. Food is distributed at the Youth Building from Elkcam side. First Baptist Church of Beverly Hills Helping Hands Food Pantry 9 to 11a.m. the third Saturday monthly, 4950 N. Lecanto Highway, Beverly Hills. Serving Beverly Hills, Lecanto and Citrus Springs. 352-746-2970. FREE MEALS First United Methodist Church of Inverness Gods Kitchen 11:30a.m. to noon Mondays, 3896 S. Pleasant Grove Road. 352726-2522. Floral City United Methodist Church 7 to 9a.m. Tuesdays in Hilton Hall, 8478 E. Marvin St. 352344-1771. St. Margarets Episcopal Churchs Feed My Sheep outreach 11:30a.m. Wednesdays. 352-726-3153. Salvation Army Canteen 5 to 6p.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 1p.m. Thursdays, soup kitchen from 11:30a.m. to 1p.m. Tuesdays, 960 S. U.S. 41. 352-726-1480. Our Fathers Table 11:30a.m. to 12:30p.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. 352726-4524.GIVEAWAYS The New Church Without Walls gives food boxes away at 5p.m. Mondays at the neighborhood park in Hernando off Railroad Drive where feeding the homeless takes place. Call 352-3442425. St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Citrus Springs serves those in need with free boxes of food. Call 352-465-6613 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 10a.m. to 1p.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 352-6289087 or 352-302-9925. Hernando Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1880 N. Trucks Ave., Hernando, provides food distribution for needy families from 10a.m. to noon the second and fourth Tuesdays monthly. Call 352-212-5159. Robert Carr Jr., 92INVERNESSRobert W. Carr Jr., age 92 on January 17, 2014 of Inverness, FL, a retired photographer and World War II veteran. He was born in Roanoke, VA May 24, 1921. Beloved husband of 68 years to Frances Frankie L. Carr, who also served in the US Army Air Corps., and the father of Robert W. Carr III and the late Richard H. Carr, dear brother to Margaret (Carr) Bates and the late Lucille (Carr) Hook. He was predeceased by his mother Bonnie Maude Carr (nee Stewart) and his father Robert W. Carr Sr. Mr. Carr graduated from Roosevelt High School, Wyandotte, MI in 1940 and enlisted in the US Army Air Corps in 1941. He became a Flight Engineer with the rank of Tech Sergeant and spent 2 years assigned to the 22nd Airways Detachment, in Gaya, India. He had over 2,000 hours of flight time flying over the Himalaya Mountains The Hump to China in C-46 and C-47 Cargo planes. He was sot down on July 2, 1944 and parachuted into the jungle. With the aid of local Chinese natives he walked over 250 miles through the jungle in 3 weeks to rescue in Yunnanyi, China. He was awarded the Bronze Star for his service while in India/Burma. Upon his return to the US in 1944 he served as a flight instructor of operations on B-17 and B-24 bombers. After his honorable discharge in 1945 he returned to his home town of Wyandotte, Michigan, married Frances Ward who he met while assigned to the 557th AAF Base Unit, Gore Field, Great Falls Montana and became a police officer. In 1950 he started his family run photography business the Royal Arts Studio in Wyandotte and retired in 1985. He gave back to his community in many ways and served as a city police commissioner and city councilman for many years. He belonged to various civic organizations including Kiwanis club and the VFW. Mr. Carr was loved, admired and respected by all who knew him. He was a caring and generous man with a clever sense of humor, a high degree of common sense and he was grounded with a strong dedication to his country, community, and family. He lived by a strong work ethic with honesty in all dealings and relationships. He was an avid and excellent golfer and an avid fisherman. He was a cherished grandfather of Richard H. Carr Jr., Jodi Carr, Matthew Carr, Benjamin F. Carr, Bonnie (Carr) Ashby, Rebecca (Carr) Schwartz, and great grandfather of 12. A Celebration of his Life will be at the Hooper Funeral Home in Inverness, Florida Tuesday January 21st at 10:00am. Interment with military Honors will follow at Florida National Cemetery Bushnell, Florida. In Lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made out to The Wounded Warriors Project. Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com.Kerri Duncan, 52HOMOSASSAKerri F. Duncan, 52, of Homosassa, Fl. Passed away Jan. 17, 2014 at home while under the care of her loving family and Hospice of Citrus County. A native of Lake Wales, Fl. she came to the area in 2009 from Umatilla, Fl. She worked for Publix Supermarket for 32 years and was a Produce Manager there. Kerri was preceded in passing by her parents Paul Wayne and Frances Marie Duncan. She is survived by 2 sons Austin Brooks and Colton Brooks both of Orlando, Fl.; brother, Paul Wayne Corky Duncan, Jr. of Clermont, Fl.; 2 sisters Gerri Byers of Jacksonville, Fl. and Sherri Brown of Tallahassee, Fl.; several nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Moffitt Cancer Center https://eforms.moffitt.org/d onation.aspx?typeid3 in memory of Kerri. A celebration of her life will be held Tuesday 4 pm at the Wilder Funeral Home. 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I have a dream? Arms flew in the air and students shouted out in unison, Martin Luther King Jr. Because of that dream, my dreams were able to come true in life, Patterson said. Dr. Martin Luther King talked about equality and treating everyone the same. He fought for civil rights and marched up and down roads, doing what he had to do. He talked about it until they started making laws and changing laws. He made sure that we are all on the same playing field and that we can do the same job, no matter what your race is. He continued explaining to the children that society, including the military, was segregated before Kings speech. He said it was because of Kings continued determination that the United States became integrated. Fast forward to the year 2000, and I joined the Army, Patterson said. I joined as a food specialist. I was a door gunner. He explained to the children that door gunners fly in a helicopter and help fellow soldiers off of the battlefield, as well as bring them food. One day I was going to take the bad guys some water, Patterson told the students. Dont ask why I was going to take bad guys water. I havent figured that out myself. I called timeout, but apparently they didnt hear it, he continued. I got hit with a really, really big bullet while in the helicopter. Its called RPG (rocketpropelled grenade). They shot the bullet through the back of helicopter and it hit me in the front. The result: The loss of both of his legs. Patterson said when he awoke, he knew he had two choices give up or survive. Guess which one I decided to do? he asked. Survive. Why? Because I am an American. Patterson said when he got back to the United States he kissed the ground as there is nothing like America. Yea, America, the kids shouted. He said he thought about everything he did as a child and how happy he was growing up in America. That happiness and motivation are what he wants all children in the United States to have. Here I am today telling you how great it was for Dr. Martin Luther King to sacrifice his life, Patterson said. I didnt have a problem sacrificing my life so that you guys can go to school, learn and get a good education without being afraid of what we call terrorists or bad guys. I know if I am fighting over there that you guys are here at home enjoying life.Contact Chronicle reporter Eryn Worthington at 352-5635660, ext. 1334, or eworthington @chronicleonline.com.LOCALCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEMONDAY, JANUARY20, 2014 A7 Brand New, Cutting Edge YOU ARE NOT ALONE. 50 MILLION ADULTS 000DRRP The Better Hearing Institute defines tinnitus as the perception of a sound that has no external sour ce. It affects everyone differently. 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MLK DAY EVENTS MLK Jr. Unity Walk be gins at 8:30a.m. today at the Citrus County Sheriffs Office on Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue in Inverness, ending at Liberty Park for a short ceremony that includes the recitation of Dr. Kings I Have a Dream speech. Day of Service with Natur e Coast Volunteer Center, with a cleanup from 9a.m. to noon today at Floral Park in Floral City; or cr eating valentines for veterans from 9a.m. to noon at Central Ridge Community Center, 77 Civic Circle, Beverly Hills. For information, call the Nature Coast Volunteer Center at 352-249-1275 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. fl.us. In Crystal River, a Mar tin Luther King Jr. DayParade will begin at 10a.m. at Seventh Avenue between Third and Fourth streets, proceeding onto Gulf-toLake Highway (State Road 44) to 12th Avenue and to Third Street, ending at Copeland Park. Beginning at 11 a.m., a commemor ation service with keynote speaker Bishop Brown will kick off the annual Living the Dream Festival at Cope land Park. Food from local vendors Rudys Barbecue and Oysters will be available for purchase, along with drinks from the George Washington Carver Committee. Also, there will be activities for kids, along with opportunities for visiting with neighbors and friends.From staff reports
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Associated PressLAND OLAKES A Tampa Bay-area man shot and killed during a dispute about texting at a movie theater is being remembered as a family man and funloving friend. More than 300 mourners attended the funeral Saturday for Chad Oulson, requiring ushers to bring out folding chairs and open the choir loft at the Land OLakes Church of God. The parent company of the Wesley Chapel movie theater where Oulson was shot Monday sent an arrangement of white lilies to the church for the funeral. The world lost a great guy, said neighbor Saverio Mongelli. He was funny, respectful, energetic about life. Oulsons wife was shot in the hand during the dispute at the Pasco County theater. She did not speak at the funeral, but she hugged mourners with her left hand heavily bandaged. In a statement last week, Nicole Oulsons lawyers said she was grieving the death of her husband and comforting the couples 22-month-old daughter. Retired police officer Curtis Reeves has been charged with second-degree murder and held without bail in the shooting. Pasco County Sheriffs officials say Reeves initially asked Oulson to stop texting. Friends have said Oulson was texting his daughters caregiver. According to a sheriffs office report, Reeves spoke to Oulson during the movie previews, then got up and informed management. When Reeves returned to his seat additional words were exchanged and Oulson threw a bag of popcorn at Reeves. Reeves told investigators that Oulson struck him in the face with an unknown object, and thats when he removed a gun from his pants pocket. The report said Reeves fired the gun and struck Oulson once in the chest and that he was in fear of being attacked. have in addition to the manatees that were not calculating into those numbers. CHRONICLE: Looking ahead, is it possible to come up with a brand, a logo or even a concept that will fully represent what the county has to offer visitors? BAYS: I think thats a tall order. As we look at the state and the branding efforts theyve made, you know its the Sunshine State. But I think we also, not only as just tourism, but we need to be looking at this in a more global perspective here in Citrus County and identifying it not only through the efforts of tourism but as a county from the BOCC level (Board of County Commissioners), down to the Economic Development Council, chamber of commerce and all the businesses alike. I think a branding effort should be really a concerted effort between all organizations. CHRONICLE: Sportsrelated tourism has been a growing niche market. Is it an area the county can really build on and expand or is the county limited by its available facilities? BAYS: We can continue to develop that, and I think its a way to get people here who would not necessarily come to this area. But we do have some difficulties in what we have to offer in fields and things they can play on. And as you know, through tourism we are doing a sports feasibility study. Were hopeful that in the next couple of months we should have the full details of that back. But I think its just another one of those opportunities that we utilize. Were not just looking at field sports; were looking at all types of sports, whether its the sculling-rowing events or the Dragon Boat Festival, all types of sporting events. I want people in Citrus County to understand were not just focused on field sports, but all of them. CHRONICLE: How does the visitors bureau determine the financial impact and number of day visitors (visitors who do not rent hotel rooms)? And where do these visitors fit in the overall tourism picture? BAYS: Its a complicated process. Back in 2012, we hired a firm to come in and identify them. They actually did boots on the ground, they had a number of people in their organization come in and survey them. From March to August 2012, we had 204,000 people that we knew about; and between September and December 2012, we had another 90,000; and the total economic impact on our county was about $120million. So its a staggering number sometimes that we just cant equate to. One of the other things thats very difficult for the community to understand in terms of overall economic impact is if we just took the total number of rooms that we have including the bed and breakfasts and campgrounds and it was just on an average nights stay of $75, if we could fill those hotel rooms, the economic impact would be just over $200million in just room revenues collections. CHRONICLE: What is your vision for the new visitors center being planned for Highway 19? BAYS: This is a great opportunity again for the chamber, the EDC and tourism to come in together. One of the things Im excited about is Ive actually reached out and I would love to see what the kids in our county, in the local school system, how they would envision it, what they think about how to engage and interact with visitors coming into the center and what would that look like and what would be of interest. We want to make sure we really focus on and target a cross-section of visitors. Whether its somebody coming in for bicycling or theyre here for the water sports, we think that we have just a lot to offer. Sometimes theyre not very educated about what we have to offer because you just cant see these assets. You drive by on the highways and you dont know that there are 46miles of bike trails, you dont know that theres water out here. We have three first magnitude springs, these are kind of a phenomenon in the world actually and we may even get a fourth first magnitude spring that will be identified by the state later this year. There is a certain amount of people who want to be educated and understand how first magnitude springs work. And we also have the Chassahowitzka findings with the archaeological dig, which they recently did. Most of that will be stored at the Inverness Courthouse. We think that we have some great things that can attract people across various spectrums of ideas. So when we talk about branding thats what makes it difficult. I think weve only picked the low-hanging fruit. We have so many wonderful qualities and attributes here that we can really tag in and find people who have various interests and want this. CHRONICLE: Looking around us, how important is it to have a schedule or a plan for getting Three Sisters open to the public? BAYS: As you can see here today, its a nice chilly day, Im looking, and I can see three manatees right here up close and personal. Not everybody is going to want to get out in a boat and go out into the waters and snorkel, Specifically, if you are not a snorkeler you wouldnt be able to get up in here, you wouldnt be able to get to the edge and see that. We know were missing the opportunity to get folks by land who want to come out and experience the manatees. Thats something we really want to work with. We also know we need a good partnership on that. We need the feds, the state, the city, the economic development council and tourism to all come together, and the county to really come up with a good plan. How we can get Three Sisters opened up with the lack of funding that we know is happening not only throughout the state but is impacting everybody. But we think we can come up with a way to get this opened up and create an opportunity for more tourists to come in and see the great things we have to offer. CHRONICLE: Any other observations on what we might be looking for tourism in 2014? BAYS: We think were going to have great things. We have the Florida Outdoor Writers Association; there will probably be about 125 writers that will be here in September. Were working very closely with them to create what we call a menu of excursions to see all corners of our county. Weve produced three short videos that will be used in Japan, Germany and the U.K. markets to attract visitors. Weve participated in some Brand USA issues to attract the international visitors here. We think we have great things on the forefront. Its looking in a different direction than weve ever looked in the past. So we think were opening doors. Weve just completed our third issue of Visit Citrus magazine, thats drawing more and more people online requesting it. So we think we have a great opportunity to continue this forward movement. I think just by looking at our bed tax collections, on a historical point, we know we are now actually getting true visitors, different from the Progress Energy outage workers we had in the past. Contact Chronicle reporter Pat Faherty at 352564-2924 or pfaherty@ chronicleonline.com. 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OPINION Page A10MONDAY, JANUARY 20, 2014 War on common sense Has anyone noticed that it appears our government creates a problem then seems surprised when the effects start to appear? For instance: Obamacare has forced many full-time positions across the country to be reduced to part-time; EPA regulations are forcing coal plants to close, (surprise ... job eliminations); and lowering eligibility to receive food stamps. We as a nation have been fighting the war on poverty since (Lyndon B.) Johnson was president, and one would think that by now the problem should be licked! Why isnt it? It could be because you can lead a horse to water, but you cant make him drink. The government cant make a CEO out of a person who is totally content to lay on the couch watching reruns of Law and Order, crossing the days off the calendar, waiting for the first of the month to roll around, yet the wealthy are expected to pick up the tab. Are there some life events that are unfair? Of course there are, but as a whole, individual responsibility has more to do with survival than talking points from the elected officials, whose main goal is to protect their livelihood usually at the demise of yours. Most of us have heard the saying if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. The irony of it is the more politically correct we become to protect freedom, the less free we become. Back to the beginning of this letter; if the full-time jobs are reduced to part-time, guess what? Lifestyles are changed. People need to live within their means and quit relying on government for survival. Rely on yourself, family and friends. When hard times roll around, remember a little common sense can go a long way.Charlene Rebmann Inverness The execution of Thomas Knight last week is a textbook case for why Floridas dysfunctional death penalty should be scrapped. Here was a man whose guilt was never in doubt, whose crimes were cold-blooded, whose attitude remained remorseless and often defiant yet the system took nearly 40 years to close the book. In South Florida, Knight will be remembered for abducting and killing a Bay Harbor Islands couple, Sydney and Lillian Gans, in 1974. After a frantic manhunt, he was found hiding in the mud with the rifle used in the crime, and $50,000 cash that hed forced Gans to withdraw from a bank. Ironically, Knight wasnt executed for those murders. In 1980 he fatally stabbed prison guard Richard Burke with a sharpened spoon, and it was that homicide that finally delivered him to the death chamber for a lethal injection. His case had dragged on so long that last year a federal appeals court lamented: To learn about the gridlock and inefficiency of death penalty litigation, look no further than this appeal. The daughter of Sydney and Lillian Gans didnt attend Knights execution because of poor health. At 73, she is now older than her parents were when they were slain. For decades, the dogged maneuvering and serial delays in capital cases have frustrated prosecutors and police, and brought more misery to the victims relatives. There is no workable solution except to repeal the death penalty and replace it with mandatory life sentences. Because appealing a capital case involves both state and federal courts, it cant simply be expedited by legislation. And because people do get wrongly convicted as organizations such as the Innocence Project have demonstrated judges must be cautious and thorough. Convicted of a rape and murder in 1986, Florida Death Row inmate Frankie Lee Smith was exonerated by DNA evidence in December 2000. It was too late. Smith had died of cancer 11 months earlier in prison. For obvious reasons, defense lawyers in death cases strategize to stall, stall and then stall some more. Their job is to keep their clients alive as long as possible. Florida fought 10 years to execute the notorious Ted Bundy, at a cost to taxpayers of about $5million. Theres no calculation as to how much was spent litigating the case of Thomas Knight, who received his first death sentence in 1976, but you can be certain it was a fortune. Set aside for a moment the moral and religious objections to capital punishment, and the questions about its disproportionate application to minorities. Consider the statute strictly as an expensive, endless drain of legal resources. Since the death penalty was reinstated in 1976, Florida has averaged slightly more than two executions a year while adding about 12 new residents annually to Death Row. You can do the dismal math in your head. Today 396 men and five women live on Floridas Death Row, and most (if not all) have attorneys working on appeals. The pace could never be described as swift. Knight was no anomaly; many capital cases have been slogging along since the mid-1970s. One of the most infamous is that of James Rose, a house painter convicted of snatching his ex-girlfriends 8-year-old daughter from a Hollywood bowling alley, then killing the girl and dumping her nude body in a canal. The shocking crime happened in October 1976, when Rose was 30 years old. Last month he turned 68, and he continues to file appeals. Multiply his paperwork by 400 and thats what faces the state. On both sides of each marathon case, taxpayers usually get stuck with the legal bills. That wont change, either, unless somebody rips up the Constitution. However richly a killer like Thomas Knight deserved to die for his crimes, the exorbitant cost of executing him is impossible to justify at a time when the courts are understaffed, underfunded and swamped. It would be vastly more economical and efficient to give up on capital punishment and impose mandatory life sentences, as 18 states already do. At this point a death sentence is practically a de facto life sentence, anyway, given the longevity of the appeals process. By the time its over, families of the victims are as wrung out as they are relieved. The day before Knight was put to death, another Death Row veteran named Robert Patten departed without fanfare. Many wont remember who he was, but back in 1981 he shot dead a young Miami police officer named Nathaniel Broom. Patten was first sentenced to die in 1985, appealed, was resentenced to die in 1989, and of course continued to appeal. Twenty-five long years later, he wasnt even executed by the state. Prison officials said he died of natural causes, which isnt uncommon on Death Row due to the aging inmate population. Its time for Florida to get out of the costly execution business, and let cancer and clogged arteries do what the justice system cant.Carl Hiaasen is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Readers may write to him at: 1 Herald Plaza, Miami, FL 33132. Common sense is the most fairly distributed thing in the world, for each one thinks he is so well-endowed with it that even those who are hardest to satisfy in all other matters are not in the habit of desiring more of it than they already have.Ren Descartes, Discourse on Method, 1639 Lets put an end to the executions 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 ........................citizen memberBrad Bautista ....................................copy chiefLogan Mosby ..............................features editor MORAL FAILURE Drug law, after all, a waste of time and money On Dec. 31, U.S. District Judge Mary Scriven permanently blocked enforcement of HB 353, Floridas 2011 law mandating drug testing of welfare applicants, on grounds that it violated citizens Fourth Amendment rights against unreasonable searches. The laws death couldnt come soon enough. In theory, it was prejudicial, discriminatory, short sighted and ineffective. In practice, it became an expensive exercise in moral selfsatisfaction. The saga, which began here in Citrus County its sponsor, Inverness Rep. Jimmie T. Smith, said he got the idea from someone at Howards Flea Market garnered the state frequent pokes in the eye from national media, and even saw Miami Heraldcolumnist and author Carl Hiaasen challenge state legislators to a, um, drug-testing contest. By the time Judge Scriven put the measure out of its misery for good, it had cost the state hundreds of thousands of dollars and failed so spectacularly that even those who support it in the abstract have nothing but the tatters of bigoted notions of the poor to hold up in its defense. Still, Gov. Rick Scott has vowed to drag the battered, stinking corpse of this legislative loser before an appeals court in an attempt to reanimate it, proving once more that if theres anything certain we can expect from our elected officials, its that they wont let pragmatism get in the way of a good ideological tantrum. To review: The law, passed in 2011, required all applicants for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families welfare, in the vernacular to submit to a drug test as a condition of eligibility. If applicants failed, they would be barred from receiving assistance for a year unless they successfully completed a substance abuse treatment program. Upon failing twice, applicants would be barred from receiving benefits for three years. In an attempt to add a veneer of fairness to a blatantly unconstitutional law, the bill was amended before passage to provide for reimbursement if an applicant tested negative. At around $35 a test, the gesture cost the state $118,140 in reimbursement costs alone, according to the Department of Child ren and Families a net loss of $45,780, and thats sans court costs, staff time and attorneys fees. The law lasted four months July to October before Judge Scriven issued a temporary ban on its enforcement. In those four months, the state tested 4,086 applicants, of which 108 failed. The NIH pegs the average rate of drug use among most working-age Americans at between 23percent and 6percent, depending on age bracket. Floridas foray into drug testing welfare applicants showed a 2.6percent failure rate far below the national average. Either theres a Temperance movement afoot among Floridas welfare applicants or surprise they outsmarted the system. Furthermore, the notion that fewer people tested positive because the specter of a test scared off drug users a favorite of proponents falls on its face because applications for assistance didnt fall during the laws brief season. Yes, people abuse the system. Undoubtedly, there are people obtaining state and federal assistance who are using that money to fuel drug habits. But when studies and empirical evidence prove their numbers few, the moral high ground has been lost. This is not an epidemic, its not worth wasting taxpayers money on, and its reprehensibly vindictive to cast unwarranted suspicion on the innocent many to spite the guilty few. THE ISSUE:Florida law mandating drug testing of welfare applicants ruled unconstitutional.OUR OPINION:A victory for common sense. 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It will certainly deter squirrels and it will kill humans. I suggest that this person remove that wire before someone gets killed. If you want a squirrel-free birdfeeder and watch a circus, get a 4-inch wood post and a 5-gallon plastic pail. Plant the post where the squirrels cant jump to. Put the pail upside-down on the post with a nail and watch the squirrels try to get to the birdseed. You can put any kind of birdfeeder you want on the bottom of the bucket or just put the feed on the bucket. Nonlethal to humans or animals.Wrong vote, NugentI am a registered Republican. After reading your article about how our lawmakers have voted, I have decided that Rich Nugent does not care about people, since he voted against the companies required to paying insurance to clean up their own disposal of waste products and toxic waste. I think the people of West Virginia and their problem with their toxic waste in their water line are a lot more important than him being a strict tea party person. 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 Carl HiaasenOTHER VOICES
Dingy LaGuardia Airport undergoing $3.6B makeover Associated PressNEW YORK Dark, dingy, cramped and sad. These are some of the ways travelers describe LaGuardia Airport, a bustling hub often ranked in customer satisfaction surveys as the worst in America. It does not represent what people think of when they think of New York and Broadway shows and glamour. Its not very pretty, said Layla House, a sales manager for a medical supply company who travels from her home in Bullard, Texas, to New York at least six times a year. Thats about to change. Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently announced the state is taking control of an ambitious $3.6 billion construction project that envisions an entirely new central terminal at LaGuardia, with vast open spaces, restaurants, shopping plazas, new parking garages, free Wi-Fi and other amenities now common in other airports. Cuomo also wants to develop a plan to upgrade cargo operations at nearby John F. Kennedy International Airport. We are going to redevelop those airports the way they should have been redeveloped many, many years ago, Cuomo said in his annual State of the State address. Cuomo, who is running for reelection and has been mentioned as a possible Democratic presidential candidate in 2016, said he had become frustrated that talk of such renovations has been going on since the 1990s with little progress. He wants to jump-start construction just as he has done with a $3.9 billion project to replace the Tappan Zee Bridge, north of New York City, which also had been stalled for years. LaGuardia, along the Flushing and Bowery bays in northern Queens, is the closest of the New York areas three major air hubs to midtown Manhattan, just 8 miles, and it handled a record 27 million passengers last year. Often the first building they see is the sprawling, boomerang-shaped Central Terminal, which opened just in time to receive visitors to the 1964 Worlds Fair. Many passengers say it is like stepping back in time. They immediately encounter low ceilings and dimly lit, narrow hallways. Check-in kiosks are arrayed haphazardly in rows just inside the entrances, where bright green neon lights blare Welcome to LaGuardia Airport. On the west side of the terminal sits a modest food court featuring a hamburger counter, a pizzeria and a Dunkin Donuts. Its probably the worst of all the terminals I go in and out of, said Thomas Smith, a frequent-flying energy company executive from Chicago who has seen buckets on the floor under leaky ceilings and other signs of decay. Theres no real food service other than small snack shops. The gate areas are old. Most passengers have to drag their carry-on bags down a flight of stairs to get from their gates to baggage claim because only one concourse has an escalator. Others have complained that neither Kennedy nor LaGuardia provides free Wi-Fi, something that has been industry standard for years. Built to accommodate 8million passengers a year, the central terminal now handles 12.5million. Cuomo envisions a new terminal that could handle as many as 17.5million passengers by 2030. LaGuardias three other terminals which include the Art Deco-style Marine Air Terminal, where seaplanes landed in the 1940s are not slated for renovation. When you see the difference between these airports and some of these other countries (airports), its shameful, said George Hobica, who runs the website Airfarewatchdog. com. He noted that after the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks, airports had to install security equipment for luggage and passenger screening. The TSA equipment barely fits at LaGuardia, Hobica said. LaGuardia is just functionally disjointed. In 2012, Travel and Leisure magazine named LaGuardia the nations worst airport, saying it had the dubious honor of ranking the worst for the check-in and security process, the worst for baggage handling, the worst when it comes to providing Wi-Fi, the worst at staff communication, and the worst design and cleanliness. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which operates the airport, concedes the facility is in need of an overhaul and had already begun awarding contracts for preliminary work at LaGuardia. A spokesman said it welcomes the states involvement to expedite the project. Four companies have been asked to submit proposals for the Central Terminal Building project by April 15, and construction is expected to begin by the end of the year. The tricky part will come when construction is fully under way while the airport continues to serve millions. LifeSouth bloodmobile schedule for January. To find a donor center or a blood drive near you, call 352-527-3061. 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. 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. 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Dedicated Associated PressAn ice climber follows a trail Sunday in the Chapel Pond area of the Adirondack Mountains in Keene Valley, N.Y Philanthropists to pay bill for Batkid fantasySAN FRANCISCO The city of San Francisco is being rescued from paying the cost of staging the Batkid fantasy that captured the nations imagination. Philanthropists John and Marcia Goldman are picking up the citys $105,000 tab for allowing Miles Scott, a 5-year-old Northern California boy with leukemia, to fight villains and rescue a damsel in distress as a caped crusader on Nov. 15. City officials said most of the $105,000 in public funds went toward renting a sound system, video screens and other equipment to accommodate the surprisingly large crowds that turned out to see Batkid, who became a social media darling.NJ mayor points finger at ChristieTRENTON, N.J. The Democratic mayor of a town severely flooded by superstorm Sandy said Sunday that she was told an ultimatum tying recovery funds to her support for a prime real estate project came directly from Republican Gov. Chris Christie, a claim a Christie spokesman called categorically false. Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer said she met with federal prosecutors in Newark for several hours Sunday at their request and turned over a journal and other documents. I will provide any requested information and testify under oath about the facts of what happened when the Lieutenant Governor came to Hoboken and told me that Sandy aid would be contingent on moving forward with a private development project, she said in a statement Sunday night. From wire reports Nation BRIEFS NATION& WORLD Page A12MONDAY, JANUARY 20, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Sudan Associated PressA government soldier for South Sudan is seen through a broken window Sunday at the airport in Bor, Jonglei State, South Sudan. Leaders for the warring sides in South Sudan's monthlong internal conflict say they are close to signing a cease-fire. Panama Canal work not likely to be halted PANAMA CITY The Spanish-led consortium handling the biggest part of the Panama Canal expansion said Sunday it does not foresee halting work Monday, although it warned that remains an option if there is no resolution to a financial dispute. The canal-building group known as United for the Canal said in a brief statement that a stoppage is not a scenario being considered at this moment. But it said the group is entitled to suspend work any time after Monday. The group had given Panamanian Canal authorities a Sunday deadline to come up with the funds to cover $1.6 billion in cost overruns. The authority insisted the consortium live up to the terms of the original contract. No agreement had been reached as of Sunday.UN invites Iran to Syrian talksBEIRUT The United Nations on Sunday invited Iran to attend an international meeting of foreign ministers in the Swiss city of Montreux ahead of the first direct peace talks between the warring Syrian sides in the nearly threeyear conflict. But it was not clear how Syrias main Westernbacked opposition group, the Syrian National Coalition, would react to the invitation to Iran. The Coalition, under huge pressure from its Western and Arab supporters, had agreed late Saturday to attend the Geneva peace talks. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon told reporters at U.N. headquarters that he had issued the invitation to Iran after lengthy talks in recent days with Iranian Foreign Minister Javid Zarif.Mexico objects to US executionMEXICO CITY The Mexican government said Sunday it strongly rejects the execution scheduled this week in Texas of a Mexican man convicted of killing a police officer. The Foreign Relations Department said in a statement that executing Edgar Tamayo would be yet another U.S. violation of an international treaty involving such cases. Tamayo is set for lethal injection Wednesday for the 1994 fatal shooting of a police officer who had arrested him for a robbery. Mexico has been asking the United Sates to halt Tamayos execution because the inmate wasnt told he could get legal help from the Mexican government as agreed under the 1963 Vienna Convention on Consular Relations. World BRIEFS From wire reports Iran to start nuclear deal Associated PressTEHRAN, Iran Ahead of the start of a nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, an official in the Islamic Republic called limiting uranium enrichment and diluting its stockpile the countrys most important commitments, state radio reported Sunday. The comments by Behrouz Kamalvandi, a spokesman for Irans atomic department, show how the government of moderate President Hassan Rouhani welcomes the deal, which begins today. International inspectors also already have arrived in Tehran, preparing for the government opening its facilities to them. Implementation of mutual commitments in the framework of the Geneva deal will begin from tomorrow, Kamalvandi said. Under the agreement, suspension of 20-percent enrichment of uranium and the diluting of the current stockpile of enriched uranium are the most important commitments of our country. Iran struck the deal in November with the socalled P5+1 countries Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and the United States. Negotiators agreed to final terms of the deal Jan. 13. Under the agreement, Iran will limit its uranium enrichment to 5percent the grade commonly used to power reactors. The deal also commits Iran to stop producing 20percent enriched uranium which is only a technical step away from weapons-grade material and to neutralize its 20percent stockpile over the six months. In exchange, economic sanctions Iran faces would be eased for six months. Senior officials in U.S. President Barack Obamas administration have put the total relief figure at some $7billion. During the six months, negotiations between Iran and the world powers would continue in hopes of reaching a permanent deal. Gay Republicans trying to make election history Associated PressMANCHESTER, N.H. Dan Innis husband persuaded him to run for the U.S. House. It didnt matter that Innis, a former business school dean, faced an aggressive Democratic incumbent, GOP colleagues who oppose his right to marry, and history no Republican ever has been openly gay when first elected to Congress. He said, Youve got to do this, recalls Innis, running in the 1st Congressional District, which covers most of eastern New Hampshire. He said, You need to take this opportunity and see if you can make a difference. Innis plays down his sexuality as a campaign issue, but acknowledges the historic undertones. He is among three openly gay Republicans nationwide expected to run in this years midterm elections. None has an easy path to Washington. Each ultimately must unseat a Democratic incumbent, overcome brushes with hate and confront passionate divisions within the GOP about the way they live their lives. The Republican Party is trying to soften its tone on divisive social issues, but many religious conservatives see homosexuality as immoral. Innis is married to a man, as is former state Sen. Richard Tisei, R-Mass., who is expected to run again for the northeastern Massachusetts congressional seat he narrowly lost in 2012 to Democratic Rep. John Tierney. In San Diego, former Republican city councilman Carl DeMaio is challenging first-term Democratic Rep. Scott Peters. You cant focus on any of the nasty comments or attacks not just from far right, also from far left, DeMaio said. During his unsuccessful 2012 Republican mayoral campaign, DeMaio and his male partner of six years were booed as they walked hand in hand in San Diegos gay pride parade. Every once in a while well get some hate that is truly over the top a truly venomous voice mail message. Every time we need a liftme-up, we play it and chuckle, DeMaio said. Its just a reminder that what were fighting for matters. He is fighting his own party, too. The GOPs formal platform, as set in its 2012 national convention, declares that marriage, the union of one man and one woman, must be upheld as the national standard. Republican opposition to gay marriage has become less visible recently as the GOP works to improve its image and polling suggests that most Americans support same-sex marriage. Prominent social conservatives such as former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum and Ralph Reed, former leader of the Christian Coalition, declined to be interviewed for this story. Associated PressProtesters clash with riot police Sunday in central Kiev, Ukraine. Anti-government protests in Ukraines capital escalated into fiery street battles with police Sunday as thousands of demonstrators hurled rocks and firebombs to set police vehicles ablaze. Dozens of officers and protesters were injured. Ukraine protests turn into fiery street battles in capital Associated PressKIEV, Ukraine Antigovernment protests in Ukraines capital escalated into fiery street battles with police Sunday as thousands of demonstrators hurled rocks and firebombs to set police vehicles ablaze. Dozens of officers and protesters were injured. Police responded with stun grenades, tear gas and water cannons, but were outnumbered by the protesters. Many of the riot police held their shields over their heads to protect themselves from the projectiles thrown by demonstrators on the other side of a cordon of buses. The violence was a sharp escalation of Ukraines two-month political crisis, which has brought round-the-clock protest gatherings, but had been largely peaceful. Opposition leader Vitali Klitschko tried to persuade demonstrators to stop their unrest, but failed and was sprayed by a fire extinguisher in the process. Klitschko later traveled to President Viktor Yanukovychs suburban residence and said the president has agreed to negotiate. There are only two ways for events to develop. The first one is not to negotiate, Klitschko was quoted as saying by the Interfax news agency. A scenario of force can be unpredictable and I dont rule out the possibility of a civil war. ... And here we are using all possibilities in order to prevent bloodshed. Yanukovych said later on his website that he has tasked a working group, headed by national security council head Andriy Klyuev, to meet with opposition representatives to work out a solution to the crisis. However, it was unclear if either side was prepared for real compromise; throughout the crisis, the opposition has insisted on the governments resignation and calling early presidential elections. The White House blamed the increased tensions on Ukraines government for failing to acknowledge its peoples legitimate grievances, and threatened sanctions if the use of violence continues. National Security Council spokeswoman Caitlin Hayden said Ukraines government has moved to weaken the foundations of Ukraines democracy by criminalizing peaceful protest and stripping civil society and political opponents of key democratic protections under the law. She called on Ukraine to repeal recent laws limiting protests, remove riot police from downtown Kiev and start talking to the opposition. The U.S. will continue to consider additional steps including sanctions in response to the use of violence, Hayden said in a statement. The crisis erupted in November after Yanukovychs decision to freeze ties with the European Union and seek a huge bailout from Russia. The decision sparked protests, which increased in size and determination after police twice violently dispersed demonstrators. Protesters attack a riot police bus Sunday in central Kiev, Ukraine.Clashes escalate
College basketball/ B2 NBA, NFL Draft/ B2 Scoreboard/B3 Golf, NHL/B4 Sports briefs/ B4 Puzzles/ B5 Comics/ B6 Classifieds/ B7 Lightning erupt for five goals in win at Carolina. / B4 SPORTSSection BMONDAY, JANUARY 20, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Manning to Super Bowl, Broncos beat Pats 26-16 Seahawks rally, beat San Francisco 23-17 for NFC championship Associated PressSeattles Jermaine Kearse catches a touchdown pass Sunday in front of San Franciscos Carlos Rogers during the second half of the NFC Championship game in Seattle. The Seahawks won 23-17. Associated PressDenver wide receiver Demaryius Thomas breaks a tackle Sunday by New England strong safety Steve Gregory during the AFC Championship game in Denver. The Broncos advanced to the Super Bowl with a 26-16 victory. Associated PressDENVER Peyton Manning stuffed the football into his helmet and handed it to an equipment man for safekeeping. The connection: Flawless, as usual. The keepsake: Certainly one hell want to hang on to. The Broncos quarterback had an answer for everyone Sunday from Tom Brady to the New England defense to anyone who thought he couldnt win the big one. Manning is taking the Broncos on a trip to New York for the Super Bowl after another of his impeccably crafted victories this time, a 26-16 win over the Patriots on Sunday in the AFC title game. Being in my 16th season, going to my third Super Bowl, I know how hard it is to get there, Manning said. Especially this time. Hes less than three years removed from being unable to throw a football because of his surgically ravaged neck and nerve endings, and a bit over a year has passed since a devastating loss to Baltimore derailed what looked like a Super Bowl trip in his comeback season. A year later, however, Manning will get his chance for his second Super Bowl ring. Hell try to become the first starting quarterback to win one with two different teams, at the Meadowlands on Feb. 2 against Seattle, who defeated San Francisco for the NFC championship. Hes been remarkable, said Broncos coach John Fox, off to his second Super Bowl as a head coach. Its unprecedented what he did. After packing away his football, Manning ran to the 30-yard line to shake hands with Brady. A bit later in the locker room, he celebrated with his father, Archie, and brothers Cooper and Eli, the Giants quarterback who surprised Peyton much the way Peyton surprised him by showing up at the NFC title game two years ago. The Indy-turned-Denver quarterback improved to 5-10 lifetime against Brady, but is now 2-1 in AFC title games. Associated PressSEATTLE The Seattle Seahawks are bringing their gamechanging defense and the 12th Man to the Big Apple for the Super Bowl. Seattles top-ranked defense forced three fourth-quarter turnovers, and Russell Wilson threw a 35-yard touchdown pass on fourth down for the winning points in a 23-17 victory over the San Francisco 49ers for the NFC title Sunday. Seattle will meet Denver (15-3) for the NFL title in two weeks in the New Jersey Meadowlands. Its the first trip to the big game for the Seahawks (15-3) since they lost to Pittsburgh after the 2005 season. The conference champs had the best records in the league this year, the first time the top seeds have gotten to the Super Bowl since the 2010 game. Moments after Richard Sherman tipped Colin Kaepernicks pass to teammate Malcolm Smith for the clinching interception, the All-Pro cornerback jumped into the stands behind the end zone, saluting the Seahawks raucous fans. With 12th Man flags waving everywhere, and New York, New York blaring over the loudspeakers, CenturyLink Field rocked like never before. Thats as sweet as it gets, Sherman said. This is really special, added coach Pete Carroll, who has turned around the Seahawks in four seasons in charge. It would really be a mistake to not remember the connection and the relationship between this football team and the 12th Man and these fans. Its unbelievable. San Francisco (14-5) led 17-13 when Wilson, given a free play as Aldon Smith jumped offside, hurled the ball to Jermaine Kearse, who made a leaping catch in the end zone. Steven Hauschka then kicked his third field goal, and Smith intercepted in the end zone on the 49ers final possession. This feels even sweeter, with the amazing support we have had from the 12th Man, team owner Paul Allen said, comparing this Super Bowl trip to the previous one. Until Seattles top-ranked defense forced a fumble and had two picks in the final period, the game was marked by big offensive plays in the second half. That was somewhat shocking considering the strength of both teams defenses. And those plays came rapidly. Marshawn Lynch, in full Beast Mode, ran over a teammate and then outsped the 49ers to the corner of the end zone for a 40-yard TD, making it 10-10. Kaepernick then was responsible for consecutive 22-yard gains, hitting Michael Crabtree, then rushing to the Seattle 28. His fumble on the next play was recovered by center Jonathan Goodwin, who even lumbered for 2 yards. Anquan Boldin outleapt AllPro safety Thomas on the next play for a 26-yard touchdown. Then, Doug Baldwin, who played for 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh at Stanford, stepped up and through San Franciscos coverage on a scintillating 69yard kickoff return that made the stadium shake for the first Sharapova bounced out at Australian Open Joins Serena Williams as early upset victim Associated PressMELBOURNE, Australia Maria Sharapova followed Serena Williams out of the Australian Open after the second fourth-round upset in 24 hours. Third-seeded Sharapova lost 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 to Dominika Cibulkova today, struggling with her serve in the second and third sets and making 45 unforced errors as she tried to claw her way back. Her serve started to backfire from the eighth game, when she was broken at love while trying to serve out the first set. During a run of four breaks against her, Sharapova won only three points on her own serve and fell 5-0 behind in the second set. The four-time major winner rallied to win four straight games before Cibulkova held to level the match. After taking an offcourt medical time out after the second set for a hip strain, she was broken immediately and had seven double-faults in the third set. The pair hadnt played since Sharapovas quarterfinal win at Wimbledon in 2011. Now theyre evenly split in six head-toheads, but Cibulkova has won two of their three matches at the majors with her win today and her quarterfinal victory at the 2009 French Open. Cibulkova raced to a 5-0 lead in the second set before tightening up and letting Sharapova back into the match. She was more steady in the third, when she didnt even face a break point. I was never doubting myself, the No. 20seeded Cibulkova said, adding that Ivanovics win over Williams the previous day had been motivational but not her main inspiration against Sharapova. It was a great match for Ana. But this was a different story. I already beat Maria before and I beat her at a major. Top-ranked Williams, a five-time Australian Open champion, was knocked out in a three-set loss to 14th-seeded Ana Ivanovic on Sunday, and later revealed she had a back problem that had her considering withdrawing from the tournament. The absence of two of the biggest stars in womens tennis opens up the draw for twotime defending champion Victoria Azarenka, who defeated No. 13-seeded Sloane Stephens today. Associated PressDominika Cibulkova makes a backhand return Monday to Maria Sharapova during their fourth round match at the Australian Open in Melbourne, Australia. Cibulkova stunned the No. 3 seed in three sets. SUPER BOWL XLVIIISunday, Feb. 2, 2014 at East Rutherford, N.J. 6:30 p.m. (FOX) Denver Broncos (15-3) vs. Seattle Seahawks (15-3) See BRONCOS/ Page B3 See SEAHAWKS/ Page B3
B2MONDAY, JANUARY20, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS Magic down Celtics to end 10-game slide Orlando also snaps 10-game losing streak against Boston Associated PressORLANDO Arron Afflalo had 20 points and 13 rebounds, Tobias Harris added 18 points and the Orlando Magic snapped a season-high 10-game losing streak with a 93-91 win over the Boston Celtics on Sunday night. After several ties in the fourth quarter, Harris hit a pair of free throws with 10.1 seconds remaining to give Orlando the victory. The win also ends 10-game regularseason losing streak to the Celtics. Glen Davis added 17 points and Jameer Nelson 16 for Orlando. Boston has lost nine straight on the road and 11 of 12 overall. Jeff Green led the Celtics with 22 points, and Avery Bradley and Kris Humphries added 18 apiece. Rajon Rondo had six points and four assists in his second game back from a torn ACL.Lakers 112, Raptors 106TORONTO Nick Young returned from suspension to score 29 points, Pau Gasol had 22 and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Toronto Raptors 112-106, just their third win in 15 games. Young, who was suspended for Fridays victory at Boston after throwing a punch at Phoenixs Goran Dragic last Wednesday, scored 14 points in the fourth quarter as the Lakers overcame a 19-point deficit. They won back-toback games for the first time since beating Memphis on Dec. 17 and Minnesota on Dec. 20. Ryan Kelly scored 17 in his first career start and Kendall Marshall had 10 points and 11 assists. The Lakers reached the midway point of the season with a record of 16-25. DeMar DeRozan scored 23 points, Kyle Lowry had 21 and Patrick Patterson 17 as Torontos six-game home winning streak came to an end.Spurs 110, Bucks 82SAN ANTONIO Patty Mills had 20 points, Tim Duncan had 11 points and 13 rebounds in limited action, and the San Antonio Spurs rolled to a 110-82 victory over Milwaukee that kept the Bucks winless in the new year. Marco Belinelli scored 14 points, Jeff Ayres and Nando De Colo had 13 points apiece, and Kawhi Leonard added 11 points in 21 minutes for San Antonio. Brandon Knight scored 21 points, Giannis Antetokounmpo added 11 points and John Henson had 10 points and 11 rebounds for Milwaukee, which has lost nine straight. Playing the woeful Bucks was just what the Spurs needed coming off a disappointing home loss to Portland and battling multiple injuries. San Antonio was without starters Tony Parker and Tiago Splitter, former starter Danny Green and 3-point specialist Matt Bonner.Thunder 108, Kings 93OKLAHOMA CITY Kevin Durant scored 30 points to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder past the Sacramento Kings 108-93. Durant, coming off a career-high 54-point game on Friday against Golden State, shot 10 for 15 from the field and had nine assists. He scored at least 30 points for the seventh straight game. Serge Ibaka added 20 points and Reggie Jackson had 16 for the Thunder, who won their third straight. Isaiah Thomas scored a career-high 38 points for the Kings, but he slowed down in the second half as the Thunder pulled away. DeMarcus Cousins added 16 points and 14 rebounds for Sacramento. Rudy Gay scored just six points for the Kings and was ejected after picking up two technical fouls in the fourth quarter.Suns 117, Nuggets 103PHOENIX Channing Frye scored a season-high 30 points before sitting out the final 9 1/2 minutes to watch the Phoenix Suns wrap up a 117-103 victory over the Denver Nuggets. Frye, who missed all of last season for treatment of an enlarged heart, made 12 of 16 shots, 5 of 7 3-pointers, to fall three points shy of his career high. Markieff Morris scored 16 and Goran Dragic 15 for the Suns, who never trailed and improved to 3-0 against Denver this season with one game to play. Anthony Randolph scored a season-best 19 for the Nuggets, who have lost four of five and were without guard Randy Foye because of a stomach virus. Evan Fournier, Ty Lawson and Wilson Chandler added 17 points apiece for Denver. Associated PressOrlandos Arron Afflalo gets off a shot between Bostons Jeff Green, left, and Brandon Bass, right, during the first half Sunday in Orlando. Miami stuns NC State No. 17 Seminoles rolled at Virginia Associated PressCORAL GABLES Krystal Saunders downed six 3-pointers and scored 22 points in helping Miami upset No. 20 North Carolina State 80-71 on Sunday. Miami (11-7, 3-2 ACC) led at the break 42-31 as Adrienne Motley (14 points) racked up eight points in the final minutes of the first half. NC State (16-3, 3-2) made no 3-point baskets in the half while the Hurricanes landed six from long range. Suriya McGuire scored 12 points and nabbed 10 rebounds for Miami. Markeisha Gatling logged 25 points and the Wolfpack has now lost seven games in a row against Miami.No. 1 Connecticut 94, No. 23 Rutgers 64PISCATAWAY, N.J. Bria Hartley scored a career-high 30 points and Breanna Stewart added 23 to lead top-ranked Connecticut to a 94-64 win over No. 23 Rutgers. UConn (19-0, 6-0 American) has won 25 straight games, the sixth longest streak in school history. Freshman Tyler Scaife scored a season-high 22 points and Kahleah Copper added 20 for the Scarlet Knights (13-4, 4-2).No. 3 Duke 74, Virginia Tech 70BLACKSBURG, Va. Tricia Liston scored 22 points, Alexis Jones had 19, and No. 3 Duke held off Virginia Techs rally to win 74-70. The Blue Devils (18-1, 5-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) led by 15 points at the half, but the Hokies pulled within three in the closing seconds Uju Ugoka scored 29 points, Vanessa Panousis added 21 and Monet Tellier had 18 for Virginia Tech (10-7, 0-4).No. 5 Louisville 81, SMU 66DALLAS Antonita Slaughter had two 3-pointers in a go-ahead 11-0 run for No. 5 Louisville early in the second half, and the Cardinals stretched their winning streak to 11 games with an 81-66 win at SMU. The slow-starting Cardinals (18-1, 6-0 American Athletic) went ahead to stay by scoring the 11 consecutive points in a span of only 79 seconds. Slaughter finished with 17 points and four 3s. Tia Gibbs had 20 points to lead five Cardinals in double-figure scoring.No. 6 Maryland 92, Georgia Tech 81COLLEGE PARK, Md. Alyssa Thomas had 22 points and 14 rebounds for her NCAA-leading 15th double-double, and No. 6 Maryland withstood a strong challenge from Georgia Tech in a 92-81 victory. The Terrapins trailed at halftime and led by only four points with 8:50 left. But with Thomas leading the way, Maryland (16-1, 4-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) earned its 14th consecutive win and beat the Yellow Jackets (12-5, 2-3) for the fifth straight time.Kansas 76, No. 7 Baylor 60LAWRENCE, Kan. Chelsea Gardner scored 28 points and Natalie Knight added 18 as Kansas upset No. 7 Baylor 76-60. CeCe Harper added 10 points for Kansas (9-9. 2-4 Big 12), which defeated Baylor for the first time in nine games. Odyssey Sims scored 31 points for the Bears (14-2, 4-1), but she was held to only 10 points in the second half as the Bears struggled shooting.No. 8 South Carolina 77, Alabama 51COLUMBIA, S.C. Elem Ibiam scored 18 points and No. 8 South Carolina bounced back from its first Southeastern Conference loss to blow past Alabama 77-51. The Gamecocks (17-2, 5-1 SEC) had been at the top of the SEC until falling in overtime at Texas A&M on Thursday night. Ibiam and her teammates on the front line made sure that wouldnt happen again as they won their eighth straight game over the Crimson Tide (8-10, 1-4). Ashley Williams had 16 points to lead the Crimson Tide.No. 9 North Carolina 73, Boston College 56BOSTON Allisha Gray and Xylina McDaniel scored 16 points apiece to lead No. 9 North Carolina to 73-56 ACC victory over Boston College. The Tar Heels (16-3, 4-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) won their fourth straight and 11th in their last 12. Kelly Hughes led BC (11-8, 2-3) with 13 points, going 4-for-8 from 3-point range.No. 10 Kentucky 73, Auburn 71AUBURN, Ala. Jennifer ONeill scored 16 points, Samarie Walker had 13 points and 10 rebounds and No. 10 Kentucky overcame a 13-point first-half deficit to beat Auburn 73-71. The Wildcats (15-3, 3-2 Southeastern Conference) survived 13-of-29 shooting from the foul line to hold off the Tigers (11-6, 2-2). Walker missed two free throws with 6 seconds remaining. Tyrese Tanner, who scored 28 points, rebounded and threw it to Katie Frerking. ONeill smothered her in the corner and Auburn couldnt get a final shot off.No. 24 Vanderbilt 79, No. 14 LSU 70NASHVILLE, Tenn. Jasmine Lister scored 25 points, including a trio of 3-pointers and 10-for-10 shooting from the foul line, to lift No. 24 Vanderbilt to a 79-70 upset win over No. 14 LSU. Christina Foggie contributed 19 points and Morgan Batey had 11 for Vanderbilt (16-3, 5-1 SEC). Danielle Ballard led the Lady Tigers (14-4, 3-2) with 23 points and seven rebounds.No. 16 Penn State 66, Michigan State 54EAST LANSING, Mich. Dara Taylor scored 18 points, 10 coming at the free throw line, as No. 16 Penn State handed Michigan State its first Big Ten loss, 66-54. Ariel Edwards and Maggie Lucas added 16 apiece for Penn State (13-4, 4-1). Michigan State (12-6, 4-1) was paced by Annalise Pickrel with 17 points, while Klarissa Bell and Powers added 12 each for the Spartans. Powers grabbed 10 rebounds and Bell had nine.Virginia 85, No. 17 Florida State 68CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. Faith Randolph scored a career-high 26 points and Virginia rolled by No. 17 Florida State 85-68. Virginia (9-9, 2-3 ACC) tied its second-highest scoring performance of the season, and jumped to a 47-31 halftime lead behind 20 first-half points from Randolph. Florida State (14-4, 2-3) never cut the deficit to fewer than 11 points in the second half. The Seminoles committed 27 turnovers compared with 10 for Virginia. Ataira Franklin had 18 points and 10 rebounds for the Cavaliers while Sarah Imovbioh added 15. Emiah Bingley scored 21 points to lead the Seminoles. Natasha Howard added 15 points and Kai James had 11.No. 22 Purdue 77, No. 18 Nebraska 75LINCOLN, Neb. Whitney Bays got a crucial offensive rebound and then made the game-winning putback as No. 22 Purdue edged No. 18 Nebraska 77-75. Purdue (13-5, 3-3 Big Ten) led most of the second half but had to scramble to hold off Nebraska, which tied the game at 75 on a 10-3 run capped by a pair of Rachel Theriot free throws with 29 seconds to play. Courtney Moses scored 21 points, Bays contributed 17 and seven rebounds, KK Houser had 16 points and Wilson had 13 for Purdue. Theriot led Nebraska (13-4, 3-2) with 19 points.Washington 81, No. 21 Colorado 71SEATTLE Kelsey Plum scored a career-high 35 points as Washington beat its first ranked opponents in six years, 81-71 over No. 21 Colorado. Jazmine Davis had 20 points and Aminah Williams added 13 points and 11 rebounds for Washington (10-7, 3-3 Pac-12). The Huskies made 8 of 10 free throws in the final minute. Colorado (11-6, 1-5) got 20 points from Arielle Roberson, 16 by Brittany Wilson and Jen Reese added 13.No. 25 Texas A&M 73, Mississippi St. 35COLLEGE STATION, Texas Courtney Walker scored 16 points and Courtney Williams added 15 more as No. 25 Texas A&M coasted to a 73-35 blowout win over Mississippi State to remain unbeaten in the Southeastern Conference. Achiri Ade contributed 14 points and nine rebounds for Texas A&M (15-4, 5-0). Katia May led the Bulldogs (14-5, 1-4) with eight points and four assists. Associated PressKentuckys Kastine Evans (32) is fouled by Auburns Peyton Davis Sunday while shooting during the first half in Auburn, Ala. Record number of early entrants Associated PressNEW YORK A record 98 underclassmen, including Johnny Manziel and Jadeveon Clowney, have made themselves eligible for the NFL draft in May. The league released the list of early entrants Sunday and said the number has risen six straight seasons. The deadline for underclassmen to apply was Jan. 15. Last year, 73 underclassmen entered the draft. The year before it was 65 and in 2011 it was 56. Also, four players who recently graduated and still have eligibility left are joining the draft class but arent included in the number. Most notable among those is Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater. Southern California defensive back Dion Bailey, Arizona State linebacker Carl Bradford and Alabama linebacker Adrian Hubbard are also juniors who have informed the league they have graduated. Among the early entrants expected to be selected near the top of the draft are Manziel, the Texas A&M quarterback, Clowney, the defensive end from South Carolina, and Clemson receiver Sammy Watkins. The draft is May 8-10 in New York. LSU for the second straight season had the most players of any school to leave early. The Tigers had seven early entrants this season, including wide receivers Jarvis Landry and Odell Beckham Jr., after 11 LSU players left early last year. Alabama and Southern California each had five leave early, along with California. Cal, which went 1-11, has six players listed among the early entrants, but that includes defensive end Chris McCain, who was dismissed from the team in September. National champion Florida State lost four players early, including All-America defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan and receiver Kelvin Benjamin, who caught the winning touchdown in the BCS championship game against Auburn. Notre Dame, Florida and South Carolina also had four early entrants.
SCOREBOARDCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE time all day. That set up Hauschkas 40-yard field goal. And a frantic finish. Seattle took its first lead on Wilsons throw to Kearse with 13:44 left, and CenturyLink rocked again. The place went silent soon after when Niners All-Pro linebacker NaVorro Bowman sustained an ugly left knee injury midway and was carted off. Bowman, who was having a huge game, had forced a fumble at the San Francisco 1, but Lynch recovered. The Seahawks had gotten their first turnover moments earlier when Cliff Avril stripped Kaepernick and Michael Bennett recovered. But Lynch and Wilson botched a handoff on fourth down on the play after Bowmans injury. It took only two plays for Kam Chancellor to haul in Kaepernicks underthrow to Boldin, and Hauschkas 47-yarder ended the scoring. But not the excitement. Kaepernick, who rushed for 130 yards, got San Francisco to the Seattle 18 with his arm. But his pass for Crabtree was brilliantly tipped by Sherman to Smith. We knew it would come down to us in the back end to win this thing, Sherman said. And now its on to New Jersey, where Carroll once coached the Jets for a season. That didnt end well he was fired so the team could hire Rich Kotite. He heads back with a chance to add a Super Bowl crown to two national titles as coach at Southern California Though Manning threw for 400 yards, it more dink-and-dunk than a fireworks show in this, the 15th installment of the NFLs two best quarterbacks of a generation. Manning set up four field goals by Matt Prater and put his stamp on this one with a pair of long, meticulous and mistake-free touchdown drives in which nothing came cheap. He geared down the no-huddle, hurry-up offense that helped him set records for touchdown passes and yardage this season and made the Broncos the highest-scoring team in history. The result: 93and 80-yard touchdown drives that each lasted a few seconds over seven minutes; they were the two longest, time-wise, of the season for the Broncos (15-3). The Broncos held the ball for 35:44. They were 7 for 13 on third-down conversions. To keep Tom Brady on the sideline is a good thing, Manning said. Thats something you try to do when youre playing the Patriots. Manning capped the second long drive with a 3-yard pass to Demaryius Thomas, who got inside the overmatched Alfonzo Dennard and left his feet to make the catch. It gave Denver a 20-3 lead midway through the third quarter. From there, it was catch-up time for Brady and the Pats (13-5), and they are not built for that at least not this year. We got in a hole there, Brady said. It was just too much to dig our way out. A team that averaged more than 200 yards on the ground the last three games didnt have much quick-strike capability. Brady, who threw for most of his 277 yards in comeback mode, actually led the Patriots to a pair of fourth-quarter touchdowns. But they were a pair of time-consuming, 80-yard drives. The second cut the deficit to 26-16 with 3:07 left, but the Broncos stopped Shane Vereen on the 2-point conversion and the celebration was on in Denver. Losing is never easy, Patriots defensive lineman Rob Ninkovich said. But when you have somebody as talented as (Manning), who puts in as much work and effort, and has done it for so long, its a little bit easier to swallow. This game started getting out of hand at about the same time Patriots cornerback Aqib Talib went out with a knee injury. Nobody else could cover Thomas, and Manning, who finds mismatches even under the toughest of circumstances, found this one quickly. Talibs an excellent player, Manning said, but Demaryius was going to be a big part of the game plan, either way. Thomas finished with seven catches for 134 yards, including receptions of 26 and 27 yards that set up a field goal for a 13-3 lead before the half. Not a bad day for a player who tweaked his knee last week and was limited in practice Friday. Denver got the ball to start the third quarter and Manning hit Thomas for 15 and 4 yards as part of the 80-yard, 7:08 touchdown drive that gave Denver the 17-point lead. New England came up a win short of the Super Bowl for the second straight year. There were a lot of opportunities in the game that if we were able to coach better, play better, execute better in any of those areas, it would have given us a chance, New England coach Bill Belichick said. BRONCOSContinued from Page B1 SEAHAWKSContinued from Page B1 On the AIRWAVES TODAYS SPORTS MENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. (ESPN) North Carolina at Virginia 7 p.m. (ESPNU) Delaware State at North Carolina A&T 7 p.m. (FS1) Creighton at Villanova 7 p.m. (NBCSPT) Delaware at Drexel 9 p.m. (ESPN) Baylor at Kansas 9 p.m. (ESPNU) Maryland at North Carolina State 9 p.m. (FS1) Marquette at Georgetown 3 a.m. (ESPNU) Baylor at Kansas (same-day tape) WOMENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. (ESPN2) Notre Dame at Tennessee NBA BASKETBALL 2:30 p.m. (ESPN) Brooklyn Nets at New York Knicks 5 p.m. (NBA) New Orleans Pelicans at Memphis Grizzlies 5:30 p.m. (SUN) Miami Heat at Atlanta Hawks 8 p.m. (TNT) Portland Trail Blazers at Houston Rockets 10:30 p.m. (TNT) Indiana Pacers at Golden State Warriors 3:30 a.m. (NBA) Indiana Pacers at Golden State Warriors (same-day tape) HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL 11:30 a.m. (ESPNU) Findlay Prep (Nev.) vs. Wesleyan Christian (N.C.) 1:30 p.m. (ESPNU) Oak Hill Academy (Va.) vs. Whitney Young (Ill.) 3:30 p.m. (ESPNU) Curie (Ill.) vs. Montverde (Fla.) 5:30 p.m. (ESPNU) Mater Dei (Calif.) vs. Neumann-Gorretti (Pa.) WOMENS COLLEGE GYMNASTICS 10:30 p.m. (SUN) Missouri at Alabama (taped) NHL HOCKEY 1 p.m. (NHL) Boston Bruins at Chicago Blackhawks (taped) 3 p.m. (NHL) Los Angeles Kings at Boston Bruins 7 p.m. (FSNFL) Florida Panthers at Pittsburgh Penguins ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE SOCCER 3 p.m. (NBCSPT) West Bromwich Albion FC vs Everton FC AUSTRALIAN OPEN TENNIS 7 p.m. (TENNIS) Mens and Womens Quarterfinals 9 p.m. (ESPN2) Mens and Womens Quarterfinals 3 a.m. (ESPN2) Quarterfinal WINTER SPORTS 1 p.m. (NBCSPT) Snowboarding U.S. Grand Prix: Slopestyle (taped) 9 p.m. (NBCSPT) Skiing USANAF Freestyle World Cup: Aerials (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 BOYS SOCCER District 3A-7 tournament at Weeki Wachee High School 6 p.m. No. 9 Crystal River vs. No. 8 Central NFL PlayoffsWild-card Playoffs Saturday, Jan. 4 Indianapolis 45, Kansas City 44 New Orleans 26, Philadelphia 24 Sunday, Jan. 5 San Diego 27, Cincinnati 10 San Francisco 23, Green Bay 20 Divisional Playoffs Saturday, Jan. 11 Seattle 23, New Orleans 15 New England 43, Indianpolis 22 Sunday, Jan. 12 San Francisco 23, Carolina 10 Denver 24, San Diego 17 Conference Championships Sunday, Jan. 19 Denver 26, New England 16 Seattle 23, San Francisco 17 Pro Bowl Sunday, Jan. 26 At Honolulu TBD, 7:30 p.m. (NBC) Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 2 At East Rutherford, N.J. Denver vs. Seattle, 6:30 p.m. (FOX)AFC Championship Broncos 26, Patriots 16New England 0301316 Denver 3107626 First Quarter DenFG Prater 27, 3:43. Second Quarter DenTamme 1 pass from Manning (Prater kick), 7:50. NEFG Gostkowski 47, 2:54. DenFG Prater 35, :25. Third Quarter DenD.Thomas 3 pass from Manning (Prater kick), 7:52. Fourth Quarter DenFG Prater 19, 12:02. NEEdelman 7 pass from Brady (Gostkowski kick), 9:26. DenFG Prater 54, 7:00. NEBrady 5 run (run failed), 3:07. A,110. NEDen First downs 1927 Total Net Yards320507 Rushes-yards16-6428-107 Passing 256400 Punt Returns0-00-0 Kickoff Returns0-01-4 Interceptions Ret.0-00-0 Comp-Att-Int 24-38-032-43-0 Sacked-Yards Lost2-210-0 Punts 3-49.01-48.0 Fumbles-Lost0-00-0 Penalties-Yards2-154-34 Time of Possession24:1635:44 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGNew England, Vereen 4-34, Ridley 5-17, Brady 2-7, Blount 5-6. Denver, Moreno 1459, Ball 12-43, Green 1-6, Manning 1-(minus 1). PASSINGNew England, Brady 24-38-0-277. Denver, Manning 32-43-0-400. RECEIVINGNew England, Edelman 10-89, Vereen 5-59, Collie 4-57, Dobson 2-33, Hoomanawanui 2-33, Mulligan 1-6. Denver, J.Thomas 8-85, D.Thomas 7-134, Decker 5-73, Welker 4-38, Ball 3-13, Tamme 2-24, Moreno 222, Caldwell 1-11. MISSED FIELD GOALSNone.NFC Championship Seahawks 23, 49ers 17San Francisco 377017 Seattle 03101023 First Quarter SFFG Dawson 25, 12:45. Second Quarter SFDixon 1 run (Dawson kick), 10:03. SeaFG Hauschka 32, 5:47. Third Quarter SeaLynch 40 run (Hauschka kick), 9:51. SFBoldin 26 pass from Kaepernick (Dawson kick), 6:29. SeaFG Hauschka 40, 3:55. Fourth Quarter SeaKearse 35 pass from Wilson (Hauschka kick), 13:44. SeaFG Hauschka 47, 3:37. A,454. SFSea First downs 1614 Total Net Yards308308 Rushes-yards28-16129-115 Passing 147193 Punt Returns1-03-10 Kickoff Returns4-923-109 Interceptions Ret.0-02-0 Comp-Att-Int 14-24-216-25-0 Sacked-Yards Lost2-64-22 Punts 4-42.02-45.5 Fumbles-Lost3-13-1 Penalties-Yards7-658-66 Time of Possession28:3231:28 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGSan Francisco, Kaepernick 11-130, Hunter 3-16, Gore 11-14, Dixon 2-1, James 1-0. Seattle, Lynch 22-109, Turbin 2-6, Wilson 5-0. PASSINGSan Francisco, Kaepernick 14-242-153. Seattle, Wilson 16-25-0-215. RECEIVINGSan Francisco, Boldin 5-53, Crabtree 4-52, V.Davis 2-16, Gore 1-17, V.McDonald 1-13, Patton 1-2. Seattle, Baldwin 6-106, Tate 4-31, Miller 3-25, Kearse 2-44, Turbin 1-9. MISSED FIELD GOALSNone.NBA standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division WLPctGB Toronto2019.513 Brooklyn1622.4213 New York1525.3755 Boston1428.3337 Philadelphia1327.3257 Southeast Division WLPctGB Miami 2911.725 Atlanta 2019.5138 Washington1920.4879 Charlotte1725.40513 Orlando1130.26818 Central Division WLPctGB Indiana 327.821 Chicago1920.48713 Detroit 1723.42515 Cleveland1525.37517 Milwaukee733.17525 WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division WLPctGB San Antonio329.780 Houston2715.6435 Dallas 2418.5718 Memphis2019.51311 New Orleans1524.38516 Northwest Division WLPctGB Portland319.775 Oklahoma City3110.756 Denver 2020.50011 Minnesota1921.47512 Utah 1428.33318 Pacific Division WLPctGB L.A. Clippers2814.667 Golden State2616.6192 Phoenix2317.5754 L.A. Lakers1625.39011 Sacramento1425.35912 Sundays Games L.A. Lakers 112, Toronto 106 Orlando 93, Boston 91 Oklahoma City 108, Sacramento 93 San Antonio 110, Milwaukee 82 Phoenix 117, Denver 103 Todays Games Dallas at Cleveland, 1 p.m. L.A. Clippers at Detroit, 1 p.m. Philadelphia at Washington, 2 p.m. Toronto at Charlotte, 2 p.m. Brooklyn at New York, 2:30 p.m. New Orleans at Memphis, 5 p.m. Miami at Atlanta, 5:30 p.m. L.A. Lakers at Chicago, 8 p.m. Portland at Houston, 8 p.m. Indiana at Golden State, 10:30 p.m.NHL standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Boston483015363138107 Tampa Bay502916563146123 Montreal492717559126120 Toronto502520555141152 Detroit4821171052121130 Ottawa492119951139155 Florida481823743111147 Buffalo47132773386133 Metropolitan Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Pittsburgh483412270156115 N.Y. Rangers512721357128128 Philadelphia492519555134140 Columbus482420452138135 Washington492219852142150 New Jersey5020191151115123 Carolina482019949117137 N.Y. Islanders501924745138163 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Chicago513281175184139 St. Louis473210569166107 Colorado483112567142122 Minnesota512719559125125 Dallas 482119850136148 Nashville502122749121151 Winnipeg502223549141150 Pacific Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Anaheim51379579175126 San Jose493112668158121 Los Angeles492914664126100 Vancouver502516959127127 Phoenix482316955139145 Calgary 491626739109156 Edmonton511530636131181 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Sundays Games Chicago 3, Boston 2, SO Tampa Bay 5, Carolina 3 N.Y. Rangers 4, Washington 1 Todays Games Philadelphia at N.Y. Islanders, 1 p.m. Los Angeles at Boston, 3 p.m. Florida at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. St. Louis at Detroit, 7:30 p.m. Dallas at Nashville, 8 p.m. Toronto at Phoenix, 8 p.m. Calgary at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.Australian Open Monday, At Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia, Purse: $29.72 million (Grand Slam), Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Women Fourth Round Dominika Cibulkova (20), Slovakia, def. Maria Sharapova (3), Russia, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1. Simona Halep (11), Romania, def. Jelena Jankovic (8), Serbia, 6-4, 2-6, 6-0. Victoria Azarenka (2), Belarus, def. Sloane Stephens (13), United States, 6-3, 6-2. Doubles Men Third Round Eric Butorac, United States, and Raven Klaasen, South Africa, def. Bob and Mike Bryan (1), United States, 7-6 (9), 6-4. Max Mirnyi, Belarus, and Mikhail Youzhny, Russia, def. Julien Benneteau and Edouard Roger-Vasselin (11), France, 6-2, 4-6, 6-3. Lukasz Kubot, Poland, and Robert Lindstedt (14), Sweden, def. Ivan Dodig, Croatia, and Marcelo Melo (4), Brazil, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4. Daniel Nestor, Canada, and Nenad Zimonjic (8), Serbia, def. Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Marcin Matkowski (9), Poland, 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-3. Women Third Round Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Safarova (7), Czech Republic, def. Madison Keys and Alison Riske, United States, 6-4, 6-3. NFL Feb. 2 Super Bowl At East Rutherford, N.J. FAVORITE OPEN TODAY O/U UNDERDOG Denver+1 1(47) Seattle Florida LOTTERY Here are the winning numbers selected Sunday in the Florida Lottery: CASH 3 (early) 9 2 5 CASH 3 (late) 7 2 3 PLAY 4 (early) 6 4 1 1 PLAY 4 (late) 7 6 8 9 FANTASY 5 4 7 14 24 32 Players should verify winning numbers by calling 850-487-7777 or at www.flalottery.com. Saturdays winning numbers and payouts: Powerball: 13 14 19 31 38 Powerball: 25 5-of-5 PBNo winner No Florida winner 5-of-55 winners$1 million No Florida winner Lotto: 1 8 11 19 46 53 6-of-61 winner$12 million 5-of-645$3,214.50 4-of-62,136$57.50 3-of-642,018$5 Fantasy 5: 4 8 13 22 23 5-of-52 winners$135,340.73 4-of-5427$102 3-of-513,246$9MONDAY, JANUARY20, 2014 B3 European Tour Abu Dhabi ChampionshipSunday, At Abu Dhabi Golf Club, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Purse: $2.7 million, Yardage: 7,583, Par: 72 Final: Pablo Larrazabal, Spain 69-70-68-67 274 Rory McIlroy, Northern Ireland70-67-70-68 275 Phil Mickelson, United States 73-70-63-69 275 Rafa Cabrera-Bello, Spain 67-68-73-68 276 George Coetzee, South Africa68-70-72-66 276 Joost Luiten, Netherlands 68-70-72-68 278 Johan Carlsson, Sweden 73-70-71-65 279 Stephen Gallacher, Scotland 70-73-68-69 280 Robert Karlsson, Sweden 73-67-72-68 280 Gaganjeet Bhullar, India 72-68-66-75 281 Thomas Bjorn, Denmark 70-67-72-72 281 Darren Fichardt, South Africa 70-70-75-66 281 Peter Hanson, Sweden 70-70-69-72 281 Tyrrell Hatton, England 69-71-70-71 281 Michael Hoey, Northern Ireland69-71-68-73 281 Thongchai Jaidee, Thailand 70-70-68-73 281 Miguel Angel Jimenez, Spain 73-68-67-73 281 Craig Lee, Scotland 68-67-69-77 281 Also Sergio Garcia, Spain 76-68-70-68 282 Martin Kaymer, Germany 70-71-69-74 284 Matteo Manassero, Italy 71-73-70-70 284 Luke Donald, England 70-73-71-71 285 Colin Montgomerie, Scotland 73-68-74-71 286 Darren Clarke, N. Ireland 74-69-72-73 288 Jamie Donaldson, Wales 73-70-73-73 289PGA Tour Humana ChallengeSunday, p-PGA West, Palmer Course; 6,950 yards, par 72 n-PGA West, Nicklaus Course; 6,924 yards, par 72 q-La Quinta Country Club; 7,060 yards, par 72 La Quinta, Calif., Purse: $5.7 million Final: Patrick Reed (500), $1,026,00063p-63q-63n-71 260-28 Ryan Palmer (300), $615,60064p-65q-70n-63 262-26 Zach Johnson (163), $330,60065q-68n-68p-62 263-25 Justin Leonard (163), $330,60066n-67p-65q-65 263-25 Brian Stuard (110), $228,00067q-66n-66p-65 264-24 Bill Haas (95), $198,07565q-66n-67p-67 265-23 Brendon Todd (95), $198,07565n-63p-68q-69 265-23 Chad Collins (85), $176,70068n-68p-65q-65 266-22 Stuart Appleby (73), $148,20066p-69q-67n-65 267-21 Charlie Beljan (73), $148,20068q-64n-68p-67 267-21 Ben Crane (73), $148,20070q-64n-65p-68 267-21 Charley Hoffman (73), $148,20064q-66n-66p-71 267-21 Russell Knox (56), $103,74065p-70q-67n-66 268-20 Matt Every (56), $103,74065n-68p-69q-66 268-20 Jerry Kelly (56), $103,74069q-65n-68p-66 268-20 Will MacKenzie (56), $103,74067n-66p-66q-69 268-20 Matt Jones (56), $103,74066n-67p-66q-69 268-20 Brendon de Jonge (51), $74,32869q-68n-66p-66 269-19 Luke Guthrie (51), $74,32869p-67q-67n-66 269-19 Scott Langley (51), $74,32869q-68n-65p-67 269-19 Keegan Bradley (51), $74,32869q-66n-65p-69 269-19 James Driscoll (51), $74,32868p-63q-66n-72 269-19 Webb Simpson (48), $57,00069p-70q-67n-64 270-18 Charlie Wi (48), $57,00065p-69q-69n-67 270-18 Ryo Ishikawa (43), $41,68166p-69q-69n-67 271-17 Tyrone Van Aswegen (43), $41,68169n-67p-67q-68 271-17 Martin Flores (43), $41,68169p-65q-69n-68 271-17 Johnson Wagner (43), $41,68172p-66q-68n-65 271-17 Martin Laird (43), $41,68169n-66p-68q-68 271-17 Hudson Swafford (43), $41,68165n-71p-70q-65 271-17 Billy Horschel (43), $41,68172p-65q-70n-64 271-17 Roberto Castro (43), $41,68168p-73q-66n-64 271-17 Camilo Villegas (36), $30,78070n-66p-68q-68 272-16 Harris English (36), $30,78067q-66n-71p-68 272-16 Josh Teater (36), $30,78068n-68p-70q-66 272-16 Rickie Fowler (36), $30,78068q-71n-67p-66 272-16 Jason Bohn (36), $30,78070q-65n-66p-71 272-16 Bryce Molder (29), $21,66069p-72q-63n-69 273-15 Gary Woodland (29), $21,66069p-71q-65n-68 273-15 Andrew Svoboda (29), $21,66069n-69p-66q-69 273-15 Cameron Tringale (29), $21,66068q-66n-70p-69 273-15 Jeff Overton (29), $21,66070q-67n-67p-69 273-15 Brian Davis (29), $21,66069p-71q-66n-67 273-15 Spencer Levin (29), $21,66069p-68q-66n-70 273-15 Rory Sabbatini (29), $21,66068p-67q-67n-71 273-15 Seung-Yul Noh (29), $21,66068p-66q-66n-73 273-15 James Hahn (29), $21,66070p-68q-69n-66 273-15 Justin Hicks (19), $13,81764n-71p-70q-69 274-14 John Merrick (19), $13,81766q-70n-69p-69 274-14 Kevin Kisner (19), $13,81766n-70p-69q-69 274-14 Brad Fritsch (19), $13,81767p-70q-67n-70 274-14 Scott Brown (19), $13,81767p-68q-70n-69 274-14 Bo Van Pelt (19), $13,81770q-68n-67p-69 274-14 Kevin Na (19), $13,81768n-68p-68q-70 274-14 Brice Garnett (19), $13,81767p-69q-68n-70 274-14 Steven Bowditch (19), $13,81771n-67p-68q-68 274-14 Michael Putnam (19), $13,81768q-69n-70p-67 274-14 Harrison Frazar (8), $12,19869n-68p-68q-70 275-13 Pat Perez (8), $12,198 69q-70n-66p-70 275-13 Brandt Snedeker (8), $12,19872q-64n-69p-70 275-13 Davis Love III (8), $12,19869p-68q-69n-69 275-13 Daniel Summerhays (8), $12,19864n-69p-73q-69 275-13 Kevin Chappell (8), $12,19870q-70n-63p-72 275-13 Charles Howell III (8), $12,19873n-68p-65q-69 275-13 Scott Stallings (8), $12,19868n-69p-69q-69 275-13 Jonathan Byrd (8), $12,19868p-69q-65n-73 275-13 Stewart Cink (8), $12,19873q-63n-71p-68 275-13 Lee Williams (8), $12,19870n-68p-69q-68 275-13 Erik Compton (1), $11,17270q-66n-70p-70 276-12 Jim Herman (1), $11,17267n-68p-68q-73 276-12 Blake Adams (1), $11,17270p-70q-66n-70 276-12 Ken Duke (1), $11,172 71p-70q-65n-70 276-12 Nicholas Thompson (1), $11,17271p-69q-67n-69 276-12 Chad Campbell (1), $11,17271p-68q-68n-69 276-12 John Senden (1), $11,17271n-70p-66q-69 276-12 William McGirt (1), $10,65970n-70p-64q-73 277-11 Freddie Jacobson (1), $10,65971p-68q-68n-70 277-11 David Lingmerth (1), $10,43169q-68n-69p-72 278-10 Kevin Stadler (1), $10,43169n-66p-72q-71 278-10 Brett Quigley (1), $10,26066q-73n-68p-72 279-9 Scott McCarron (1), $10,14672q-69n-66p-73 280-8 J.J. Henry (1), $9,975 71n-70p-65q-75 281-7 Brian Harman (1), $9,97569n-66p-72q-74 281-7 Jhonattan Vegas (1), $9,80469n-71p-67q-76 283-5Champions Tour Mitsubishi ElectricSunday, At Hualalai Golf Course, Kaupulehu-Kona, Hawaii, Purse: $1.8 million, Yardage: 7,107, Par 72 Final: Bernhard Langer (307), $307,00066-64-64 194-22 Fred Couples (159), $159,00065-65-67 197-19 Jeff Sluman (159), $159,00066-66-65 197-19 Jay Haas (111), $111,00068-66-65 199-17 Rocco Mediate (91), $91,00063-70-67 200-16 David Frost (76), $76,00068-64-69 201-15 Mark OMeara (76), $76,00066-65-70 201-15 Tom Lehman (59), $59,00067-66-69 202-14 Tom Pernice Jr. (59), $59,00065-70-67 202-14 Bart Bryant (48), $47,50066-68-69 203-13 Fred Funk (48), $47,50065-70-68 203-13 Russ Cochran (0), $39,00070-67-67 204-12 Dan Forsman (0), $39,00064-73-67 204-12 Jay Don Blake (0), $34,00066-72-67 205-11 Steve Elkington (0), $34,00065-67-73 205-11 Kirk Triplett (0), $34,00070-69-66 205-11 Brad Faxon (0), $30,00071-69-66 206-10 Loren Roberts (0), $28,00068-72-67 207-9 Roger Chapman (0), $23,20067-71-70 208-8 John Cook (0), $23,20069-71-68 208-8 Mark McNulty (0), $23,20076-67-65 208-8 Esteban Toledo (0), $23,20069-72-67 208-8 Willie Wood (0), $23,20071-70-67 208-8 Hale Irwin (0), $18,50069-69-71 209-7 Larry Nelson (0), $18,50070-68-71 209-7 John Riegger (0), $18,50071-69-69 209-7 Tom Watson (0), $18,50070-69-70 209-7 Michael Allen (0), $15,75073-68-69 210-6 Nick Price (0), $15,75073-67-70 210-6 Olin Browne (0), $14,25072-67-72 211-5 Joe Daley (0), $14,25071-70-70 211-5 Kohki Idoki (0), $14,25070-70-71 211-5 Corey Pavin (0), $14,25070-67-74 211-5 Kenny Perry (0), $12,50072-68-72 212-4 Mike Reid (0), $12,50072-69-71 212-4 Curtis Strange (0), $12,50070-71-71 212-4 Mark Calcavecchia (0), $11,50075-74-64 213-3 Craig Stadler (0), $11,00069-66-79 214-2 Tom Kite (0), $10,75071-74-71 216E Mark Wiebe (0), $10,50071-72-75 218+2 Ben Crenshaw (0), $10,25076-76-75 227+11
B4MONDAY, JANUARY20, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS Barberios 2 goals lift Tampa Bay past Canes 5-3 Associated PressRALEIGH, N.C. Mark Barberio scored his first two career goals and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-3 on Sunday to move into a tie for first place in the Atlantic Division. Ondrej Palat had a goal and two assists, and he and Barberio scored 1:23 apart during the Lightnings three-goal first period that also included a goal from Nikita Kucherov. Teddy Purcell also scored for the Lightning, who pulled even with Boston atop the division with 62 points. Ben Bishop made a career-high 48 saves for Tampa Bay. He shut out the Hurricanes in his only other two appearances in Raleigh, including a 3-0 victory on Nov. 1. Alexander Semin, Eric Staal and Ron Hainsey each scored after Carolina fell behind 4-0. Justin Peters gave up three goals on seven shots and exited with 4:53 left in the first.Blackhawks 3, Bruins 2, SOCHICAGO Patrick Kane scored in a shootout to lift the Chicago Blackhawks to a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins in a rematch of last seasons Stanley Cup finals. The Blackhawks had lost their past seven games that had gone past regulation. Marian Hossa and Brandon Bollig scored in regulation for Chicago, which beat Boston in six games to win the title last June.Rangers 4, Capitals 1NEW YORK Rick Nash scored two of New Yorks three first-period goals, and Henrik Lundqvist won for the fifth time in six outings as the surging Rangers beat the sliding Washington Capitals 4-1. New York, 11-3-1 in its last 15 games, improved to 12-11-3 at home. Washington dropped its fifth straight (0-3-2). Alex Ovechkin netted the only goal for Washington. Associated PressCarolinas Jeff Skinner falls while chasing the puck Sunday against Tampa Bays Sami Salo, left, during the third period in Raleigh, N.C. Tampa Bay won 5-3. Larrazabal wins Abu Dhabi Championship after penalties to McIlroy and Mickelson Associated PressABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates Spains Pablo Larrazabal shot a final round 67 to end a near three-year winless drought to capture the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship on Sunday. Larrazabal, 30, won by a stroke with a 14-under par 274 on the National Course in the UAE capital. Rory McIlroy (68), who had incurred a twostroke penalty a day earlier, finished with a share of second place with Phil Micklelson (69) on 13-under. It means a lot to win my third victory on Tour and playing against who I played today, said Larrazabal. Of course, I play against myself but I knew who I also had behind me in Mickelson. I have just beaten two of the three most talented guys in my era, and in the last era, as well in Phil Mickelson and Rory. Mickelson was left counting the cost of incurring a shot penalty after a double hit while playing from brush on the 13th hole of the National course. The British Open champion, who was leading at the time, finished the hole with a triplebogey seven. I was sitting at the presentation ceremony I said to myself: Pablo? What are you doing here? Ive got Rory McIlroy on my left and I am shaking the hand of Phil Mickelson on my right. Its very special for me, added Larrazabal after collecting the trophy. But its been a long journey and a lot of work since my last win in Munich, and only my team and my family know how hard I have worked for this victory with no holidays, and not too many days off this winter, just working hard to arrive here properly and in form to Abu Dhabi. So, yes happy days. While Mickelson was returning home for his first PGA event of the New Year, at this coming weeks Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines, McIlroy is returning to nearby Dubai to continue working on his game. It is the second occasion in three years he has let slip victory in Abu Dhabi because of a rules violation. It happens, it happens but it never crossed my mind I might double hit it, Mickelson said. I was just trying to dribble it out of the bush because I couldnt get the unplayable penalty lie to give me a shot without stroke and distance and I felt it was worth the risk. It not only cost a penalty shot, but it also stopped the ball from going to a spot where I could hit again. So after that I got refocused and got aggressive and made some birdies and gave myself a chance. If Pablo had not birdied the last hole to win, I would have gotten into a play-off, and so I give him a lot of credit for finishing the tournament off the right way, he added. McIlroy had been penalized for illegally brushing sand off his line on the final day of the 2012 event before losing by a stroke to Englands Robert Rock. On Saturday, the double Major winner was slapped with a two-shot penalty after being reported by the caddy of another player in not taking full relief from a spectator cross walk. I cant describe how frustrating it is and feeling like I should be standing here at 15-under par for the tournament and winning by one, McIlroy said. It is a very positive start to the season so Im not to let one little negative ruin that. It was not to I finished one behind on the 18th that it started he o dawn on me if what happened yesterday had not happened, I would have won. But Pablo played well, and I cant take anything away from him. When he needed to, he hit the shots, and the two shots he hit into 18 were straight out of the drawer, so fair play to him. Its good to see. Hes a good guy, one of my closer friends out here and good to see him get the win. Larrazabal moved into seventh place in the Race to Dubai and to 12th on the European Ryder Cup Team points table. As well, the current World No. 103 ranked player should move inside the top-64 on the rankings when they are adjusted today and that will guarantee the Spaniard a first-ever place in next months Accenture Match-Play Championship in Arizona.Reed holds on to win Humana ChallengeLA QUINTA, Calif. Patrick Reed lost his putting touch for a few hours in the final round of the Humana Challenge. He found it when things were getting interesting. After shooting three straight 9-under 63s to open a seven-stroke lead, Reed had a 1-under 71 on Sunday at PGA Wests Arnold Palmer Private Course to beat Ryan Palmer by two strokes. Finally resembling the guy who talked Saturday about being in a putting coma, Reed ran in an 18-footer for birdie on the par-3 15th to push his advantage to three strokes and parred the final three holes. He completed the wire-to-wire victory at 28-under 260. The 23-year-old Reed also won the Wyndham Championship in August. Palmer made a 15-foot eagle putt on the final hole for a 63.Langer wins Champions opener by three strokesKAUPULEHU-KONA, Hawaii Bernhard Langer birdied five of the last six holes Sunday to pull away from Fred Couples and Jeff Sluman and win the Mitsubishi Electric Championship by three strokes. The 56-year-old German shot his second straight 64 in the final round of the winners-only event that opened the 35th season of the Champions Tour. He finished with a 54-hole total of 22-under 194 at Hualalai. Langer and Couples shared the lead at 14 under going into the final day. Sluman was two back, but surged ahead at the turn, his fifth birdie putt taking him to 17 under. Langer and Couples caught him at 18 under with birdies on No. 13. Langer just kept rolling, two-putting for birdie on the next hole to grab the lead alone, then draining three more birdie putts from inside 12 feet. Sluman closed with a 65. Couples, looking for his 10th Champions win and second in a row, had a 67. Associated PressPablo Larrazabal raises his fist in celebration Sunday after winning the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. SPORTS BRIEFSAP source: NFL gets Thursday TV bidsSEATTLE All four of the NFLs network partners have bid on the Thursday night television package, a person with knowledge of the bidding process told The Associated Press on Sunday. The league has used its NFL Network to televise the games, but recently put up the 13-game series for bids and received them from NBC, Fox, CBS and ESPN. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the bidders are not being made public. Turner Sports has also bid, and theres a strong possibility ESPN would put the games on ABC should it be chosen by the league. Fox has launched Fox Sports 1 and NBC has its own cable sports network, NBCSN, both of which would benefit greatly from an NFL presence. The NFL also has expressed a desire to simulcast the games on NFL Network. NFL Network began airing an eight-game package in 2006, which increased to 13 in 2012. Viewership for Thursday night games has been significantly lower than for other packages, but the NFL still is king of the TV ratings. Thursday night games averaged 8 million viewers on NFL Network this past season, the days most-watched program on cable TV each week.No. 14 Iowa blows past Minnesota 94-73IOWA CITY, Iowa Aaron White scored all of his 18 points in the second half and Josh Oglesby added a season-high 17 points as 14th-ranked Iowa blew past Minnesota 94-73 on Sunday. Devyn Marble had 15 of his 16 points after halftime for the surging Hawkeyes, who moved into third place in the Big Ten behind Michigan State and Michigan. Iowa (15-3, 4-1 Big Ten) overcame a 10-point deficit with a 29-10 run and outscored the Gophers 53-30 in the second half. Andre Hollins had a game-high 20 points for Minnesota (14-5, 3-3). But Iowa held Hollins without a field goal in the second half in handing the Gophers their most lopsided loss of the season. The Hawkeyes notched their 20th straight home win one shy of the CarverHawkeye Arena record. Iowa is now a game back of Michigan for second place in the league but it won't have to wait long for a shot at the Wolverines. Michigan hosts the Hawkeyes on Wednesday. From wire reports
MONDAY, JANUARY20, 2014 B5CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEENTERTAINMENT PHILLIPALDER Newspaper Enterprise Assn.Wayne Gretzky, the ice hockey superstar who surprisingly won the Stanley Cup only four times (the record for a player is 11, held by Henri Richard of the Montreal Canadiens), said, You miss 100 percent of the shots you never take. Experts carry a fair number of percentages around in their heads. Less capable players know a few. This means that when two lines of play present themselves, the expert can usually calculate which is mathematically better. But someone else might have to rely on instinct. In this example, how should South play in three no-trump after West leads the club queen? North might have used Stayman to try to find a 4-4 major-suit fit. However, with his points in his short suits, it was reasonable to raise to three no-trump. Using Stayman is fine when you have a 4-4 major-suit fit and game in that suit makes. But when you do not have a fit, employing Stayman just gives the defenders extra information about declarers hand. South starts with seven top tricks: one spade, one heart, three diamonds and two clubs. If declarer can take five diamond tricks, he will be home. But should he cash the top honors or start with a finesse of dummys 10? A priori, a 3-3 split has a probability of 35.53 percent. Most players know that. But few will be aware that the finessing line will work 42 percent of the time, making it the preferable choice. Win the first trick with your club ace, play a diamond to dummys 10, cash the diamond queen, and claim nine tricks. In general, try not to bank everything on a 3-3 split. 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CSI: Miami One of Our Own CSI: Miami Rio (In Stereo) (WGN-A) 18 18 18 18 20Funny Home VideosFunny Home VideosFunny Home VideosFunny Home VideosWGN News at NineMotherRules Dear Annie: My 39-yearold son-in-law died two years ago, quite suddenly and unexpectedly. My daughter is still grieving, which I fully understand, but her grief has turned her into an angry and jealous person. My husband and I are the only family she has. When she married, she moved close to her husbands friends, but after he died, they did not keep in touch. She went for counseling right afterward, but said the counselor could not help her because he couldnt give her what she wanted. She refuses to see a doctor for anti-anxiety medication or an antidepressant. I want to be helpful and supportive, but her difficult personality is now putting a strain on our health, not to mention our marriage. We call her a few times a day and are always here if she needs to talk, but she is so angry and hateful that every conversation becomes stressful. How much support must we offer? I would like to entertain people again and perhaps travel, but we would feel guilty leaving her on her own. No Name, No State, Please Dear No Name: You may think you are helping your daughter, but you are actually enabling her to be emotionally dependent on you, allowing her to avoid dealing with her own issues. You need to scale back. Encourage her to seek counseling again or to attend a grief support group through a local hospital or hospice. Then plan your vacations and your entertainment. You can still stay in touch as often as you wish. She may object to your having a life while she doesnt, but that is her choice. Dear Annie: I am in my 80s and live a great distance from my grandchildren. I always send them cards (with money) for birthdays and Christmas, but seldom, if ever, do I get a thank you, whether written or oral. Thats bad enough. But when it is my birthday, I get a card from my children with the names of my grandchildren included. These grandkids are in their late 20s and do not live with their parents. At what point do they start taking responsibility for sending their own cards? I would love to get a card directly from my grandchildren, signed by them in their own handwriting, making it more personal. How do I arrange this? Neglected Grandma Dear Grandma: This is actually something your children should have taught their own kids, but instead, they are covering for them so you dont feel youve been forgotten. We dont believe your grandchildren are deliberately ignoring these occasions. We think they are oblivious to how much it means to you. If you have a good relationship with your grandchildren, tell them that youd appreciate a card for your birthday directly from them. Ask whether they have your address. If you have email, suggest they send you an e-card. When your birthday is due, remind them in a lighthearted, humorous way. We hope they come through. Dear Annie: This is in response to Concerned Water Conservator, who is amazed at the amount of water people waste. Since my town decided to charge for every drop that residents use, I place an empty pan to catch gray water in my kitchen and bathroom sinks, and I use a bucket in the shower to catch the cold water as its warming up. I then use the water for my vegetable garden and cleaning the house. Both my son and I turn off the shower while soaping down, then turn it on when were ready to rinse. I was amazed at how much water I wasted. Nebraska Dear Nebraska: Thanks for the great suggestions. 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ONLY $85 352-464-0316 Cloth lift & recliner chair.Pd $1,500 Sell $750.00 firm. firstname.lastname@example.org/35 2-344-3947 (leave message). MOBILITE HOSPITAL BED. Good Cond. Electric head & foot. 3 mattress heights $150 315-651-7708 Homosassa THREE WHEELED WALKER LARGE WHEELS FOR MORE MANUVERABILITY.ONLY 60.00 464 0316 NEW FENDER NEWPORTERACOUSTIC W/GIGBAG,TUNER,STRING S&PICKS.SELLS FOR $280+ MYPRICE $16O 352-601-6625 KIMBALLORGAN Performer-Entertainer Two tier. exc. cond. w/bench books & light. $125 352-634-2247 NEWACOUSTIC GUITAR DARK MAHOGANY,PERFECT FOR LEARNING ONLY $50 352-601-6625 YAMAHA KEYBOARD Model YPG235. With stand and bench Like New $175 OBO (740) 505-1505 FILTER QUEEN VAC POWER WAND & ELECT. HOSE $25 EA. CALL 527-6425 TOASTER OVEN, COFFEE MAKER & ELECTRIC MIXER $20 352-613-0529 VACUUM CLEANER Filter Queen Power head. Excell. cond. Was $250. $75 CALL527-6425 MANUALTREADMILL DIGITALREADOUT, FOLDS UPFOR EASY STORAGE, ONLY $95 464-0316 NordicTrack EXP1000X TREADMILL Works/Great Condition. Asking $400. OBO. Call 352-257-3547 Can Email Pictures Proform Resistant Bike, Never used, pd $350, asking $200; Weslo Cadence Treadmill Asking $100. Call Evenings (352) 344-3131 90 Gal. Tank W/all wood stand & storage. Marineland Magnum Pump 350. Fish & Scenery Inc. $125 (352) 621-0888 225/75R-16 Goodyear light truck tire GREATSHAPE ONLY$60 352-464-0316 7-5 GALLON METAL OLD FUELCANS WITH SPOUTSALLFOR $100 464-0316 APPLIANCES like new washers/dryers, stoves, fridges 30 day warranty trade-ins, 352-302-3030 BOFLEX EXTREME 2 New. Retail $1600, asking$400;Table Saw Craftsman 10 on stand.Exc Cond $100 352-445-1074 Bookcase, $140 20 Glass Boots Drinking glasses $60. (352) 795-7254 Cage & 6 Finches 30x35x18 and supplies $75.00 20 rectangular fish tank and supplies $50. (352) 382-3420 after 5pm DENON STEREO RECEIVERAM/FM PRECISIONAUDIO RECEIVER.FIRST 100.00 464 0316 ELECTRIC GRILL BLUE WORKS FINE ONLY20.00 464 0316 Florida Jumbo Shrimp FRESH 15ct@ $5.00lb, Grouper @ $6.00lb Stonecrab @ $6.00lb delivered 352-897-5001 FRAMED DISNEY PRINTFLATTERY -cert.#838 of 2000 size 18 by 24 $99.00-more info.call 352-527-9982 GAS GENERATOR Power stroke, 6200 starting watts, 5000 running watts, Never Used $500 623-760-7684 Crystal River Hand Made Hats Beautiful, Yarn all colors, 90 total, buy & sell on ebay, make good profit, Its cold up North Cash Only $180. (352) 746-9573 HARLEYSTOCK EXHAUSTPIPES NEW FITS 1350-1450 SLIDE ON ONLY$75 352-464-0316 HARMAN KARDEN DIGITALSYNTHESIZED QUARTZAM/FM RECEIVER FIRST 100.00 464 0316 Kitchen Cabinets Off white laminate with oak trim. Matching counter top. 10x10 L shape layout. SS sink & faucet. Exc Cond $750 352-228-4837 or 352-212-6918 LARGE MIRROR 48 x 68 Large Mirror 352-212-2051-$20.00 OBO. POOL TABLE 4x8 with genuine slate top. Cues and balls. $400 (352) 628-1723 Pool Table Good Shape, $45. Hot Tub, like new 4 person $500 (352) 628-1646 ROCKWELLSCOUTING -50 first day covers-matching gov. stamps $99.00 352-527-9982 2 VINTAGE COFFEE TABLES. 1 round with lazy susan. 1 rectangular. Both maple. $25 for both. 527-1239 3 seat and 2 seat Green Cloth Couch $200. obo SMW(352) 476-1124 CHINACABINET Broyhill, white w/light. older in good cond. $75. bev. hills 352-513-5108 Coffee Table and 2 end tables. Metal, Brass colored, Stone look top. Neutral colors $150 (352) 382-1802 DINETTE SET Rattan 75 table, 6 chairs with cushions Excellent Cond $600 (352) 382-0543 DINING ROOM BUFFET light gray wood, 4 drawers, cupboard, cut. board. 4 L, 19 W $65. (352) 465-1262 DINING ROOM FURNITURE Small Hutch and Corner Cabinet. $150.00 for both. 352-344-5334 DINING ROOM TABLE 3x5 wrought iron with glass top, 4 matching padded chairs. Verdi gris fininsh. (352) 341-1803 9-12p Display Case glass doors & shelves. Lighted, cherry finish. 18d,30w, 76h. Good cond. $75 352-228-4837; 352-212-6918 Dk Green Wicker TV stand w/swivel top, Green wicker oval mirror,sml Green wicker table w/lower shelf. $95. for all (352) 382-2939 KITCHEN SET Table,Glass top, with 4 cushioned swivel chairs. 3 matching bar stools. $425 352-422-6849 OAK COFFEE TABLE. Excellent condition. 24x48. $25. 527-1239 Queen Sleeper Sofa great condition, tan $150. obo (352) 795-0037 Queen Sleeper Sofa, beige, microfiber, excel cond. $350. Black Dining Rm. Set round glass tble, 4 chairs, matching drapes & Serving tbl $650. (352) 419-5363 Queen Sz all Cherry Cannonball Bed w/dresser & nightstand, $600. obo SMW(352) 476-1124 Sealy Posturepedic full set, w/hbd &frm.(guestroom.) $85 352-613-5240 SLEEPER SOFA Queen mattress. Off white fabric. Nice condition. 78 x 36 x 32 tall. $145. 527-1239 AFFORDABLE Top Soil, Mulch, Stone Hauling & Tractor Work (352) 341-2019 CRYSTAL RIVERSelling contects of home. Furniture & Colletibles. Call George for appoint. (352) 795-7614 2 GIRLS WINTER JACKETS LARGE $25 FOR BOTH 352-613-0529 BOYS WINTER CLOTHING 3 SETS SIZE 5T 3 SETS SIZE 6 & 2 SHIRTS SIZE 4 & 5/6 $45 352-613-0529 GIRLS WINTER clothing 4 jeans 1 pants 5 shirts 2 pajama sets & 2 hoodies sizes vary $50 352-613-0529 MENS CLOTHING 3 CASUALPANTS SIZE 36X30 & 2 CASUAL SHIRTS LARGE $20 352-613-0529 PGH STEELER JACKETNFLWinter removable hood med like new condition $25. Dunnellon 465-8495 BROTHER FAX COPIER SCANNER WITH MANUALONLY35.00 464 0316 !!!!! 30X9.50 R15 !!!!! Really nice tread. Only asking $70 for the pair!! (352) 857-9232 ***** 225/60 R16 ***** Beautiful tread. Only asking $70 for the pair!! (352) 857-9232 ~~~~ 235\60 R18 ~~~~ Great tread. Only asking $70 for the pair!! (352) 857-9232 4 WOOD STORAGE BOXES $30 CAN EMAIL PHOTO/DIMENSIONS INVERNESS 419-5981 15 HEARTS/WOOD FORMS FOR VALENTINES DECORATING $20 MULTIPLE SIZES 419-5981 MEDICAL OFFICE TRAINEES NEEDED!Train to become a Medical Office Assistant. NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED! Online training gets you Job readyASAP. HS Diploma/GED & PC/Internet needed! (888)528-5547 MASSAGE THERAPYClasses Start, April 28, 2014 Spring Hill DAY & NIGHT SCHOOL BENES International School of Beauty www .benes.edu (727) 848-8415 (352) 263-2744 1 (866) 724-2363 TOLL FREE STATE APPROVED FOR VA TRAINING WE MOVE SHEDS! we accept Visa/MC **352-634-3935** ANTIQUE STEAMER TRUNK. 36 X 22 X 23 Tall. Good condition. $75. 527-1239. 16 ONE QUARTOLD OILCANS MUSTTAKE ALL. ONLY75.00 352 464 0316 APPLIANCES like new washers/dryers, stoves, fridges 30 day warranty trade-ins, 352-302-3030 Commercial Stove Gas, Vulcan 10 burner, double oven. Good working condition. $500. obo (352) 795-3964 FRIGIDAIRE upright freezer, 14 cu.ft., $100 Frigidaire, refrigerator, 16.5 cu.ft. $100. (813) 716-5140 GE Electric Stove white w/black door coil burners, GE Microwave, white $130. obo (812) 701-8881 Maytag white FRIG/FREEZER -STOVEAND MICROWAVE $350 for all PH# 352-410-6969 SMITTYSAPPLIANCE REPAIR.Also W anted Dead or Alive W ashers & Dryers. FREE PICK UP! 352-564-8179 STOVE, 30 electric, white clean, works good. $125. Homosassa (678) 617-5560 or 352-513-5580 Washer & Dryer white, Good Cond. $100 ea Call Homosassa (678) 617-5560 or 352-628-3258 WASHER OR DRYER $145.00 Each. Reliable, Clean, Like New, Excellent Working Cond, 60 day Guar.Free Del/Set up. 352-263-7398 POWER WASHER PARTS Campbell 1/4 hose,gun,lance and bottle $25. Dunnellon 465-8495 J B LCENTER SPEAKER-100 watts 6 1/2H 18 1/2W 5 5/8D $25.00 more info. call 352-527-9982 PRINTER & SCANNER Epson Workforce 1100 Printer with extra ink and Canon 8400f scanner. VG condition, both for $75. Call 352 382-2591 2 PC SECTIONAL, 2 ottomans, recliner, 2 end tables, 4 wall pictures. $400 for all (352) 628-3829 ELECTRICIANS RESIDENTIALNEW CONSTRUCTION Exp. preferred. Rough, Trim. Slab, Lintel, Service Employer paid benefits, paid holiday & vac. /EOE APPL Y A T : Exceptional Electric 4042 CR 124A Wildwood ENGINE TECH.Certified, Marine Merc Cruiser & MercuryCALL MALOY (352) 795-9630 Deputy ClerkThe Town of Inglis is accepting applications for the position of Deputy Clerk Qualifications: High School Diploma or G.E.D. Seven (7) years work experience, at least four (4) of which in an administrative capacity (A Bachelors degree may be substituted for four (4) years of work experience, an Associates degree for two (2) years of work experience). Knowledge Skills: Candidates preferred who have knowledge of governmental accounting principles and practices, government regulations and laws, archives and record management, election and employment laws. Effective communication skills, Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite. Candidate hired will be expected to obtain a Certified Municipal Clerk Certificate. Applicants may apply at the Inglis Town Hall 135 Hwy 40 West. Inglis FL between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm. Applications will be accepted until Friday, January 31st, 2014 at Noon. EOE. Veterans encouraged to apply. PERSONAL ASSISTANTLIVE IN ONLY Elderly couple needs mature lady, non-smk, to assist housekeeper/ manager. Duties include care giver assistance. Private room and board in lovely home on Homosassa River. Generous wages and time off Send Resume with easily verifiable references to: PO Box 369 Homosassa Springs Fl. 34447 or EMail to email@example.com FAX 352-628-5351 RANCH & FARM HELPMaintenance, Mow, Stalls, Turnout, Exp. w/horses a plus. Inglis Area, F/T, EOE 352-400-0469 Seeking Customer Service RepTemporary, Up to 29 Hrs./week Strong Customer Service Solid Computer Skills Early Morning and Weekend Hours Required Email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or Apply in person: Chronicle, 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd Crystal River, FL Drug Screen required for Final Applicant. EOE AIRLINE CAREERSbegin here -Get FAA approvedAviation MaintenanceTechnician training. Housing and Financial aid for qualified students. Job placement assistance. CallAviation Institute of Maintenance 877-741-9260 www .FixJet s.com TEACHERFulltime, Exp. Req. CDA PreferredTODAYS CHILD(352) 344-9444 PERSONAL ASSISTANTLIVE IN ONLY Elderly couple needs mature lady, non-smk, to assist housekeeper/ manager. Duties include care giver assistance. Private room and board in lovely home on Homosassa River. Generous wages and time off Send Resume with easily verifiable references to: PO Box 369 Homosassa Springs Fl. 34447 or EMail to email@example.com FAX 352-628-5351 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 NURSE PRACT. OR PHYSICIAN ASSTNeeded for internal medicine office. Traditional inpatient and outpatient care. Great location within Citrus Co. FL. Excellent Benefits. National Health Service Corps approved site.To apply please email resume to sum07mer@ gmail .com or Fax Attn Patty 352-746-3838. CA/FRONT DESK & LMTPT, Villages, M-F 2-8pm Fax Resume 795-8911 CNAsWe are expanding our Nursing Services All Shifts EXC. Benefits Apply at: Arbor Trail Rehab 611 Turner Camp Rd, Inverness An EEO/AA Employer M/F/V/D DENTALRECEPTIONISTPart time or Full time For High Quality Oral Surgery Office. Springhill/Lecanto Experience a must. Email Resume To: maryamoli@ yahoo.com LPNThe Dermatology Center in Inverness is looking for an LPN Mon-Fri 8-5 we offer competitive benefits with paid holidays. Dermatology Experience a plus but not req. We will train the right candidate. This position is available immediately. Fax Resume to: 352-637-0788 or Mail 931 S. US Hwy. 41 Inverness,FL 34450 INTERNETMARKETINGWanted motived person with Photoshop, social media and html skills as well as a knowledge of email marketing and online marketing. Great opportunity with a growing company with clients worldwide. Check us out here http://lmgmc.com/ company/car eers/ To apply email resume to : Andrew@ legendary marketing.com Exp. PT Bartenders & ServersApply in Person INVERNESS Golf & Country Club 3150 S. Country Club Drive Sales ProfessionalsWanted, salary, plus commissions. Company vehicle. APPL Y IN PERSON 3447 E. Gulf to Lake Hwy NO PHONE CALLS OR EMAILS PLEASE FREE REMOV AL Appliances,AC Units Riding Mowers, Scrap Metals, 352-270-4087 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 12 yr old Female Spayed Husky needs a new home call Sue (352) 795-6795 Free Boxer/Mix, Male, neutered, 2 Years old, house trained good temperament (352) 422-7663 FREE Fancy Tail Guppies (352) 560-3019 HORSE MANURE mixed with plenty of dark rich top soil Lecanto area near landfill. Bring Shovel, Truck load avail., Help Yourself. 352-697-5252 Mixed Breed Puppies. (352)464-0871 Florida Jumbo Shrimp FRESH 15ct@ $5.00lb, Grouper @ $6.00lb Stonecrab@ $6.00lb delivered 352-897-5001 FRESH CITRUS @BELLAMY GROVELocated 1.5 mi. E. on Eden Dr. from hwy 41 STRAWBERRIES COLLARD GREENS GIFT SHIPPING 8:30a-5p Closed Sun. 352-726-6378 LOST BIRDMale Cockatiel. Rspnds to cat whistle/call. Btwn Hemlock & Highland Ave. Reward av. (352) 637-2039 Lost Cat 2 years old, female Gray w/ brown nose, white on chest, collar with bell Area, Western Drive, Hernando (352) 897-5333 Lost Grandmothers Necklace & birthstone pendant In Homasassa or Seven. Riv. Hosp. REWARD (641) 295-3151 Mini Australian Shepard mix. Black with white blaze, white front feet. Lost in Homosassa Dans Clam Stand. REWARD (352) 302-2255 Found Black & White Tuxedo Cat, older cat Rainbow Springs CC Estates (352) 489-5085 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 Florida Jumbo Shrimp FRESH 15ct@ $5.00lb, Grouper @ $6.00lb Stonecrab@ $6.00lb delivered 352-897-5001 Responsible working adult looking to rent a room in the Beverly Hills Area. Reasonably priced. call 1-231-878-4128 Diabetic Test Strips a diabetic needs unopened, unexpired boxes, we pick-up, call Mike 386-266-7748 $$WE PAYCASH$$ HyundaiAzera 2007-loaded-power windows,heated power seats-rear sun screen -6 cyl. Very low mileage. Asking $10,000. Available after Jan. 22nd. Call 860-716-3128 Single 56 yr. old Gentlemen Looking for Someone 55-60 No drugs, no smoking. Like the simple things in life? Movies, Dinner, and would like to play disc golf. Call Jim 352-212-4167 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 Todays New Ads Deputy ClerkThe Town of Inglis is accepting applications for the position of Deputy Clerk Qualifications: High School Diploma or G.E.D. Seven (7) years work experience, at least four (4) of which in an administrative capacity (A Bachelors degree may be substituted for four (4) years of work experience, an Associates degree for two (2) years of work experience). Knowledge Skills: Candidates preferred who have knowledge of governmental accounting principles and practices, government regulations and laws, archives and record management, election and employment laws. Effective communication skills, Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite. Candidate hired will be expected to obtain a Certified Municipal Clerk Certificate. Applicants may apply at the Inglis Town Hall 135 Hwy 40 West. Inglis FL between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm. Applications will be accepted until Friday, January 31st, 2014 at Noon. EOE. Veterans encouraged to apply. BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID-$300 & UP (352) 771-6191 Diabetic Test Strips a diabetic needs unopened, unexpired boxes, we pick-up, call Mike 386-266-7748 $$WE PAYCASH$$
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OVER 100 VEHICLES TO CHOOSE FROM! 2012 TOYOTA2008 LEXUS2012 TOYOTA2012 TOYOTA AVALON LIMITEDSTOCK# 13110236 $ 26,995 LS 460STOCK#13120370 $ 28,750 SIENNA LESTOCK# 13120257 $ 25,675 HIGHLANDER LIMITEDSTOCK# 14010027 $ 31,450 2009 TOYOTA2010 HONDA2012 GMC2011 HYUNDAI VENZASTOCK#13110118 $ 19,995ACCORD CROSSOVER EX-LSTOCK# 13110317 $ 18,875 TERRAIN SLT-2STOCK# 13110402 $ 23,988 SONATAGLSSTOCK# 13110483 $ 14,888 2003 TOYOTA2005 NISSAN2005 PONTIAC2005 FORD TACOMA PRERUNNERSTOCK# 13120463 $ 10,888ALTIMA 2.5 SLSTOCK# 13120425 $ 7,999 VIBESTOCK# 13120098 $ 7,995 TAURUS SESTOCK#13120136 $ 7,495 Sales: Mon-Thurs: 9am-7pm Fri-Sat: 9am-6pm Sun 11am-4pm Service: Mon-Fri 7am-6pm Sat 8am-4pm 000GWRQ INVERNESS2/2, updated, immacul. $625. mo 317-442-1063 HERNANDOAffordable Rentals Watsons Fish Camp (352) 726-2225 Beverly Hills2 bdrm, plus Fl Rm, new appliances Move in $1350, 442-7794 Beverly Hills2bd/2ba/1cg scn porch, inside utility with w/d, $625. avail. 2/1(352) 249-7670 INVERNESS3/2/2, Highlands, Close to Downtown Immaculate, No Pets, (352) 400-5723 INVERNESSGolf & Country 3/2 &2/2 $750-$795/mo & Sec (352) 895-0744 INVERNESSHighlands, 3/2/2 $700 mo + dep. (352) 422-6978 INVERNESSLake Tsala Gardens comp. renovated 3/2/1 scn porch, fenced yard, city water $850 352-726-7212 INVERNESSNewer 3/2/2, fend back yrd. $875, 352-220-0633 RENT T O OWN No credit check Inverness 3/4 bdrms 352-464-6020 JADEMISSION.COM Sugarmill WoodsPool Home 3/2/2, s/s appl. travertine tile, new cabinets, lg master bath, NICE! $1200. mo 352-302-4057 Sugarmill WoodsPool Home 3/2/2, s/s appl. travertine tile, new cabinets, lg master bath, NICE! $1200. mo 352-302-4057 HERNANDOAffordable Rentals Watsons Fish Camp (352) 726-2225 CRYSTALRIVERShare My Home $85/wk. includes elect, sat. dish 352-228-1802 CRYSTALRIVERWarehouse 3900 SqFt with 550 SqFt office. Gulf Storage,1424 N GulfAve,One mile East of Rt 484 & Rt 44 intersection, beside Gulf to Lake Church. $4 sqft for 2 year lease, shorter available. 352 302 1935 CRYSTALRIVER2 bedroom. 1 bath duplex Large yard, garage, washer/dryer hook up,& private patio. $600 mo. $1,200 move in Stewart 813-927-4647 or Kelly 813-927-0525 CRYSTAL RIVER2/1 Apt., $500. & 2/1 Dplx. $600., 1st. & last, Move In 352-382-4053 Government SubsidizedApts For Rent in Homosassa At the HomosassaCommonsApts.Must meet eligibility requirements. Please Call 352-628-6073 TTY800-233-6694 Government SubsidizedApts For Rent in InvernessAt the Washington SquareApts.Must meet eligibility requirements. Please Call 352-726-4397 TTY800-233-6694 Government SubsidizedApts For Rent in WildwoodAt the Wildwood CommonsApts.Must meet eligibility requirements. Please Call 352-748-0047 TTY800-233-6694 HOMOSASSA1 & 2BR, $450-$500 inclds. garb & water, Senior Discount. 352628-7300 or 697-0310 INVERNESS1/1 near CM Hospital $475 incld water/garb $950 moves you in 352-422-2393 INVERNESS 2 bedroom. 2/2 and 2/1 W/D $575 TO $675 352-422-7021 Floral City,DW, 2bd/1ba, lg deck, lg Family Rm, lg Shed, lot rent $183, Furniture Negotiable., $7500 352-726-3726 Stone Brook 2Br/2Ba 1468 sq ft. Enclosed screened room with A/C, overlooks pond. Pantry, full equipped Kitchen, wood burning FP, Den, & DRoom. Laundry room & W/D, Shed w/ sink & freezer. Partially furn. Too many extras to list. Handicap Accessible with vertical platform lift, lift chair, and new battery operated scooter. $35,500 for all 8323 W Charmaine Dr. Homasassa, Fl (352) 628-5311 WESTWIND VILLAGE 55+ Rent or Bu y $8,000 & Up Dble. Wd. Needs work $4,500. Mon Fri. 8:30 1 1 am Call for Appointment (352) 628-2090 1 ACRE MOBILE HOME LOT.Owner Financing. Has Well, Septic, Impact Fees already pd. Simply move your MH on! $0 Down Payment $135 per month. Call (352) 746-7990 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 FLORAL OAKS APARTMENTS NOW RENTING 352-860-082962+ Elderly/Disabled With or Without Children. Central AC Heat Water & Sewer Included Laundry Facilites On-Site Managemnt1 & 2 BD. APTS8092 S. Floral Oaks CIR., Floral City, Fl 34436, TDD #771 EOE/Provider FLORAL CITY 2BR/1BA 12x56 MH on 80x152 ft lot.$21,000. Furnished. Needs a little work. (352) 726-8873 HOMOSASSA3bd mobile that needs more work than its worth. Value is in the land 1.3 acres. Septic, well, impact fees, 2 sheds, ride by -then call 2128 S Colonial Ave, 34448. ask. $23,900. (603) 860-6660 LECANTO $42,500 3bd/2ba, acre, new c/h/a & carpet handi-cap ramp, nicely furn, move -in cond. (352) 621-3929 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 MUST SEE! Homosassa/ReadyTo Move In! 2006, 32x80, 4/2, Owner Financing. $86,900 obo 352-795-3277 Quiet area in Lake Panasoffkee3/2 Doublewideon corner lot acre mol, nice storage shed big oak tree off CR 429 Lake Panasoffkee Reduced to $54,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 SW 2Br/2Ba in Crystal River with screened patio on more then ac land. Quite area near town. $22,500 Owner Finance possible 727-480-5512 *55+ Park in Lecanto* 2bd/2ba Fur nished 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 Hernando 55+ Comm 2BR/2BA. DW, 24X48, own lot, new carport. New AC, new stove & frig, inside wd hookup, wood floors, 2 screened porches, shed/ workshop, $55 mo. Association fee, heated pool & clubhouse, Cute! Must see! Must sell! $65,000 813-464-9858 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 @ $550. Beverly Hills, FL. (352) 270-8827 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! HERNANDORENT TO OWN, Very clean DW 3/2 New carpet, shed, fenced, $695.mo 352-419-1744 HOMOSASSA2/1, $560 mo. Near Walmart & 2/2, $530 mo. 352-464-3159 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 Palm Harbor Factory Liquidation Sale 6 models to choose from,1200 sq ft up to 2400 sq ft..$12K off!! John L yons 800 622 2832 ext. 210 for det ails 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, scr. rm., carport, garage, 4 mi from town, $31,700. (352) 419-5013 3 Dapple Dachshund Puppies, all female w/papers, pls call Sylvia (727) 235-2265 DOG CRATE 42L x24wx28h excellent condition $50 352-422-6698 GUSGus, 1-y.o. male American bulldog mix, white & red color. weight 60 lbs. Very intelligent, can lie down, roll over, stay on command, a lover, not a fighter. Appears housebrkn., would be great companion, family dog & cuddle buddy. Call Joanne @ 352-795-1288 or 352-697-2682. LADYBIRDLadybird, an adorable little white terrier mix, owner had too many dogs. Very easy-going, calm, gentle, gets along w/other dogs, appears housebroken. Obedient & listens carefully. In good health. Medium size. Call Joanne @ 352-795-1288 or 352-697-2682. TINYTiny is a gorgeous 2 yr old Staffordshire terrier mix, extremely obedient & intelligent, loving & affectionate, gets along with some dogs, all cats, and all people and children.Rides well in the car.Tiny is gorgeous-sure to turn heads by your side. Call Laci @352-212-8936 Need a JOB?#1 Employment source is www.chronicleonline.com Classifieds DOLLYMeet Dolly, 6-y.o. Bulldog/terrier mix, wt 54 lbs., has had an unfortunate life, still one of the sweetest dogs ever. Shows signs of neglect, but amazingly is full of love for people, playful & very happy, craves affection and returns it, so deserving of a loving home. Sweet personality. Call Joanne @ 352-795-1288. ASHERAsher, 6-y.o. Border Collie mix, neutered, appears housebroken, medium sized @ 59 lbs. Gentle, friendly, gets along w/other dogs. Friendly & cooperative. Beautiful markings. Found as a stray. Call Joanne @ 352-795-1288 or 352-697-2682. CAMPER 2003 Starcraft Aruba pull behind. 28 ft., 1 slide $7000 obo (352) 628-1126 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
MONDAY,JANUARY20,2014B 9 CITRUS COUNTY (FL) CHRONICLE CLASSIFIEDS Bruce Onoday & Son Free Estimates Trim & Removal 352-637-6641 Lic/Ins CLAYPOOLS Tree Serv. Now Proudly Serving Citrus Co. Lic/Ins. Free Est. Competitive Rates 352-201-7313 DOUBLE JTree Service Stump Grinding, bulk mulch, lic/ins 302-8852 Lawncare-N-More Friendly Family Services for over 21 yrs. 352-726-9570 R WRIGHT TREE Service Tree Removal & Trimming. Ins. & Lic. # 0256879 352-341-6827 RON ROBBINS Tree Service Trim, Shape & Remve, Lic/Ins. Free est. 352-628-2825 StumpGrinding cheap avg cost $25-18stump volume disc. over 5 call Rich 352-586-7178 344-2556, Richard Water Pump Service & Repairs-all makes & models. Call anytime! THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 TREE REMOVAL & STUMP GRINDING Trim/Tree Removal, 55ft. Bucket Truck 352-344-2696 Lic/ins. ATREE SURGEON Lic. & Ins. Lowest Rates Free est. (352)860-1452 All Tractor & Tree Work Land Cleared, Hauling 1 time Cleanup, Driveways (352) 302-6955 Your world firstemployment Classifieds ww.chronicleonline.com Need a job or a qualified employee? This areas #1 employment source! ELITE ROOFING Excellence in Roofing! EliteRoofing Inc.com Lic# Ccc1327656 /Ins. ***352-639-1024*** 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. Attention Consumers!Please make sure you are using a licensed and insured service professional. Many service advertisers are required by state law to include their state license number in all advertisements. If you dont see a license number in the ad, you should inquire about it and be suspicious that you may be contacting an unlicensed business. The Citrus County Chronicle wants to ensure that our ads meet the requirements of the law. Beware of any service advertiser that can not provide proof that they are licensed to do business. For questions about business licensing, please call your city or county government offices. Lawncare-N-More Friendly Family Services for over 21 yrs. 352-726-9570 GREGS MARCITE Florida Gem, Diamond Brite Marcite, FREE EST. 746-5200 Lic.#C2636 CALLSTELLAR BLUE All Int./ Ext. Painting Needs. Lic. & Ins. FREE EST. (352) 586-2996 Lawncare-N-More Friendly Family Services for over 21 yrs. 352-726-9570 THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 All phases of T ile Handicap Showers, Safety Bars, Flrs. 422-2019 Lic. #2713 Floors /walls. Tubs to shower conv. No job too big or small. Ph: 352-613-TILE /lic# 2441 CURBAPPEAL Yardscape, Curbing, Flocrete. River Rock Reseals & Repairs. Lic. (352) 364-2120 Design & Install Plant*Sod*Mulch Weed*Trim*Clean lic/ins 352-465-3086 Lawncare-N-More Friendly Family Services for over 21 yrs. 352-726-9570 THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 A1 Hauling, Cleanups, garage clean outs, trash, furniture & misc. Mark (352) 287-0767 JEFFS CLEANUP/HAULING Clean outs/ Dump Runs Brush Removal Lic., 352-584-5374 Lawncare-N-More Friendly Family Services for over 21 yrs. 352-726-9570 ASAPPAINTING CHRIS SATCHELL 30 yrs. Exp., Excel. Ref. Insured 352-464-1397 CALLSTELLAR BLUE All Int./ Ext. Painting Needs. Lic. & Ins. FREE EST. (352) 586-2996 INTERIOR/EXTERIOR & ODD JOBS. 30 yrs J. Hupchick Lic./Ins. (352) 726-9998 Kats Kritter Kare & Kastle Kleaner, Pet Sitting & House Cleaning (352) 270-4672 THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 Kats Kritter Kare & Kastle Kleaner, Pet Sitting & House Cleaning (352) 270-4672 All Tractor & Tree Work Land Cleared, Hauling 1 time Cleanup, Driveways (352) 302-6955 AllAROUND TRACTORLandclearing, Hauling Site Prep, Driveways Lic/Ins 352-795-5755 **ABOVEALL** M & W INTERIORS Handyman services Northern Quality Southern prices! (352) 537-4144 ANDREW JOEHL HANDYMAN. Gen. Maint/Repairs Pressure Cleaning. 0256271 352-465-9201 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Lawncare-N-More Friendly Family Services for over 21 yrs. 352-726-9570 We Do Almost Anything, Inside/Out No job too big or small Quality Work, 746-2347or 422-3334 Comfort Works, Inc. Air Conditioning and Heating Service -New Systems Starting @ $3400. Res//Com (352) 400 -8361 Mention this ad and get a service call for $19. Exp 01/31/14 Lic# CAC1817447 COUNTYWIDE DRY-WALL25 yrs exp. lic.2875, all your drywall needs! Ceiling & Wall Repairs. Pop Corn Removal 352-302-6838 #1A+TECHNOLOGIES All Home Repairs. All TVs Installed lic#5863 352-746-3777 DUN-RITE ELECTRIC Since / Free Est. lic EC 13002699 352-726-2907 ROCKYS FENCINGFREE Est., Lic. & Insured 352-422-7279 TREE SERVICE Dry Oak Firewood, 4x8 Delivered & Stacked $80. (352) 344-2696 DR Y OAK FIREWOOD 4X8 STACK delivered & stacked $80. (352) 201-0912 Install, restretch, repair Clean, Sales, Vinyl Carpet, Laminent, Lic. #4857 Mitch, 201-2245 #1A+TECHNOLOGIES All Home Repairs. All TVs Installed lic#5863 352-746-3777 SMITTYSAPPLIANCE REPAIR.Also W anted Dead or Alive W ashers & Dryers. FREE PICK UP! 352-564-8179 JEFFS CLEANUP/HAULING Clean outs/ Dump Runs Brush Removal. Lic. 352-584-5374 BIANCHI CONCRETE INC.COM Lic/Ins #2579352-257-0078 CURBAPPEAL Yardscape, Curbing, Flocrete. River Rock Reseals & Repairs. Lic. 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RENT-BUY-SELL CAR-TRUCK-BOAT CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 NISSAN2004Altima Great Car! 115k Miles. $4900. 352-464-7415 BUICK, LaSaber, Limited Edition, good cond. 91,889 miles, $4,000 352-382-3990,634-0318 CADILAC, DeVille, 79K mi., Champagne, w/ top & gold kit, cream leather, new tires, $6,950. (352) 341-4949 CHEVROLET2008 Corvette Coupe, Red, 7,900 Miles, Show Room Condition, Extras. $33,000 352-212-9556 CHEVY2008, Cobalt, 2 DR, automatic, power windows, power locks, cold A/C, Call for Appointment 352-628-4600 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 Buy Here/Pay Here Dodge Stratus $795 Down Ford Taurus $750 Down Chrysler 300 $875 Down Ford Escort $595 Down Chev Cavalier $695 Down CALL 352-563-1902 1675 S Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, Fl BUYING HOMES In Need of TLC, Fair Pricing, Fast Closings Natur e Coast Homes (352) 513-4271 Lake Pananosoffke Ready for home, septic, pwr, carport, 2 sheds & fenced bk yard $18,000 obo 352-568-2810 GOLF COURSE LOT in Terra Vista on Red Sox Path. $47,500.Call Ray 352-638-0905 2.75 Acr e PIne Ridge Homesite $30k broker/owner. Priced below tax assessment Convenient location Horses allowed Call 352-527-2711 ** BUY, SELL** & TRADE CLEAN USED BOATS THREE RIVERS MARINE US 19 Crystal River **352-563-5510** GANOE15ft., w/ 6 HP, Tohatsu 4 stroke engine, with boat lift, $2,500 obo (724) 516-4123 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. may trade, very good tires, lots of storage 11k obo352-263-4339 Keystone Everest 5th wheel. Incls 3 sliders, xtra storage under goose nk, new: gen, septic/H2O hoses, deck. Must Sell 352-795-1272 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. SHADOW CRUISER28ft, 1 slide, sleeps 8 only used twice! with auto. satellite $12,000. 352-634-4113 STARCRAFT, Pop up Camper excel. cond., $3,950. 352-795-0787 or 352-208-7651 RoadMaster Hidden Tow Bar brackets fits Dodge Ram 1500. ask $225. lv msg (727) 251-0589 Autos, Trucks, SUVs & Vans-Cash Pd LarrysAuto Sales 352-564-8333 BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID-$300 & UP (352) 771-6191 Liquidation SaleHelp Us Stay in Biz. RENT-BUY-SELL CAR-TRUCK-BOAT CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 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 Heres Your Chance TO OWN Mini Farms ,Silver Leaf Rd, Dunnellon 10 acres Total $59,000 5 Acre Tracks $39,000 Owner Financing Call: Jack Lemieux Cell (305) 607-7886 Realty USA INC 407-599-5002 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 INVERNESS 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 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 I Buy Houses ANY CONDITION 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 MICHELE ROSERealtorSimply put I ll work harder 352-212-5097 isellcitruscounty@ yahoo.com Craven Realty, Inc. 352-726-1515 Tony PauelsenRealtor352-303-0619ILL TAKE NEW LISTINGS BUYING OR SELLING TOP PERFORMANCEReal estate Consultant tpauelsen@ hotmail.com 3/2 with family roomfireplace, glamour bath quiet neighbor hood in Homosassa. 89,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 4/3 Triplewideon 2-1/2 acres in green acres in Homosassa beautiful wooded lot $139,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 4BR /1 BABlock home, above ground pool. Fenced, Appliances, Kindness Terr. off Grover Clev, $42K As is. 352-419-8816 Have horses or want them? 4/3 Triplewide with family room and fireplace den off master bed room would make for great office on 9 plus acres mol with horse corals west side of US 19 Homosassa, Fl. $229,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 HOMOSASSA4/2 BLOCK HOME, MOTHER IN LAWAPT. decking, 1/4 ac, fenced, lots of privacy $65,000 (305) 619-0282, Cell 4BR/2BA, 2400 Sq ft. pool home, addl heat pump. Well maintained Pine St. Fully Furnished $225,000 (352) 382-5298 Buying or Selling REALESTATE, Let Me Work For You!BETTYHUNTREALTORERA KEY 1 Realty, Inc. 352 586-0139hunt4houses68 @yahoo.comwww.bettyhunts homes.com. Condo for SaleSugarmill Woods 2/2, 1,850 sq. ft. 35 Beech Street607-538-9351 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 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 2 BED/2 BATH/ 1 GAR Nice condition! MOVE-IN READY $43k. 527-1239 Real Estate is MY Business!!15+ Years ExpTeri PaduanoBroker/OwnerRealty ConnectMasonic Business Ctr 111W Main St, #311 Inverness, FL(352) 212-1446TheFLDream.com 4/2 Doublewideon 1 Plus Acres, MOL Fireplace Glamour Bath, large walk-in closets all bedrooms, off US 200 in Hernando Fl. $89,995 SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 3/2 Doublewideon 1/3 mol acre has glamour bath and walk-in closets off Turner Camp Rd Inverness, Fl. $64,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 3/21/4 Acre MOL on River Oak Lane Inverness Glamour bath Eat-in Kitchen $69,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 Nice Double Lot Acres MOL with Lake View 4/2 Doublewide with Family Room, large bed rooms off Turner Camp Rd. Inverness Fl. $89,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 RENT T O OWN No credit check Inverness 3/4 bdrms 352-464-6020 JADEMISSION.COM 4/2In Floral City Has Family Room Glamour Bath Fenced back yard $89,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 Beautiful Floral City3/2 doublewideon acre mol glamour bath nice eat in kitchen, Floral City off us 41 $69,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 2Br/2Ba/1CGhome on approx 1 ac. land Owner Financed $80,000, w/$5,000 down. No qualifying (305) 891-2323 DEBTHOMPSON One call away for your buying and selling needs. Realtor that you can refer to your family and friends. Service with a smile seven days a week. Parsley Real Estate Deb Thompson 352-634-2656 email@example.com and debthomp son.com 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 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. 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.
B10MONDAY,JANUARY20,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE 412-0120 MCRN 1/27 REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING PUBLIC NOTICE The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors of the Citrus Memorial Health Foundation, Inc., will be held on Monday, January 27, 2014, at 5:45 P.M. in the Board Room, located on the second floor of the Citrus Memorial Health System Administration Building, 502 Highland Blvd., Inverness, Florida. There will also be meetings of the Executive and Finance Committees held in the Board Room, beginning at 3:30 p.m. to address general, financial and administrative matters to be presented to the Board. Copies of the Agendas are available in the Administration office. Any person wishing to appeal any decision made by this Board, with respect to any matter considered at such meeting, must ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record must include the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE, January 20, 2014. 413-0120 MCRN 1/27 CMHS ATTORNEY/CLIENTSESSION PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN that the Board of Directors of the Citrus Memorial Health Foundation, Inc., a Fla. not for profit corporation will meet in a Shade meeting for the purpose of commencing an ATTORNEY/CLIENTSESSION pursuant to Section 286.011(8), Florida Statutes, on Monday, January 27, 2014, at 6:30 PM in the Board Room, AdministrationAnnex Building, Citrus Memorial Hospital, 502 W. Highland Boulevard, Inverness, Florida.The purpose of the ATTORNEY/CLIENTSESSION will be to discuss global settlement issues of all pending litigation between Citrus Memorial Health Foundation, Inc, and the Citrus County Hospital Board, a political body of the State of Florida. Pursuant to said statute, the Board will meet in open session and subsequently commence the ATTORNEY/CLIENTSESSION which is estimated to be approximately one (1) hour in duration.At the conclusion of the ATTORNEY/CLIENTSESSION, the meeting shall be reopened to the public. Those persons to be in attendance at this ATTORNEY/CLIENTSESSION are as follows: Joseph Brannen, Sandra Chadwick, Robert Collins, Joan Dias, Carlton Fairbanks, DMD, David Langer, V. Reddy, M.D., ConstantineToumbis, M.D., Ryan Beaty, Chief Executive Officer, ClarkA. Stillwell, Esquire, Attorney for Citrus Memorial Health Foundation, Inc., James J. Kennedy, Esquire, Attorney for Citrus Memorial Health Foundation, Inc., Richard Oliver, Esquire,Attorney for Citrus Memorial Health Foundation, Inc., Jon Gatto, Esquire, Attorney for Citrus Memorial Health Foundation, Inc., and Court Reporter. Published in the CITRUS COUNTYCHRONICLE January 20, 2014. 411-0120 MCRN Kimmel, Shawn Elliott 2013-CA-000476 NOA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIALCIRCUIT IN AND FOR 412-0120 MCRN Swierz, Mae 2013-CA-001237 NOA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO. 2013 CA 001237 A CITIMORTGAGE, INC., Plaintiff, vs. 413-0203 MCRN WEST COAST CONCRETE PUMPING INC. 2013-CA-001189 NOA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION Case Number: 2013-CA-001189 ST. CLOUD CAR WASH, LLC, a Florida Limited Liability Company, Plaintiff, v. WEST COAST CONCRETE PUMPING INC. OF HOMOSASSA, a Florida Corporation, and REGIONS BANK, Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION TO: WEST COAST CONCRETE PUMPING INC. OF HOMOSASSA a Florida Corporation (ADDRESS UNKNOWN) YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to quiet title to the following described real property in Citrus County, Florida: Lot 115, Crystal River Country Estates, according to the map or plat thereof as re corded in Plat Book 7, Page 147, Public Records of Citrus County, Florida. Property Address: 1621 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto, Florida 34461. has been filed against you, and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Henry W. Hicks, Esq. attorney for Plaintiff, whose address is 601 S. Fremont Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33606 on or before February 12, 2014, and to 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. The action was instituted in the Fifth Judicial Circuit Court for Citrus County in the State of Florida and is styled as follows: ST. CLOUD CAR WASH, LLC, a Florida Limited Liability Company, Plaintiff, v. WEST COAST CONCRETE PUMPING INC. OF HOMOSASSA, a Florida Corporation, and REGIONS BANK. DATED on January 9, 2014. Angela Vick, Clerk of the Court [COURT SEAL] By: /s/ Vivian Cancel, As Deputy Clerk Published in Citrus County Chronicle four times January 13, 20, 27 & February 3, 2014. 414-0127 MCRN Resch, Henry E. 09-2013-CA-001419 NOA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIALCIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVILACTION CASE NO.: 09-2013-CA-001419 REGIONS BANK D/B/AREGIONS MORTGAGE, Plaintiff, vs. THE UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, OR AGAINST HENRYE. RESCH A/K/AHENRYEARLRESCHA/K/AHENRYRESCH, DECEASED et al, Defendant(s). NOTICE OF ACTION TO: THE UNKNOWN HEIRS,DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, OR AGAINST HENRYEARLRESCH DECEASED LASTKNOWNADDRESS: UNKNOWN CURRENTADDRESS: UNKNOWN ANYANDALLUNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, ANDAGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUALDEFENDANT(S) WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAYCLAIMAN INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS LASTKNOWNADDRESS: UNKNOWN CURRENTADDRESS: UNKNOWN YOUARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in CITRUS County, Florida: LOT 6 AND 7, BLOCK 27, CITRUS SPRINGS UNIT ONE, ACCORDING TO THE MAPOR PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5, PAGES 89 THOUGH 106, INCLUSIVE, PUBLIC RECORDS OF CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses within 30 days after the first publication, if any, on Ronald R Wolfe & Associates, P.L. Plaintiffs attorney, whose address is 4919 Memorial Highway, Suite 200, Tampa, Florida 33634, and file the original with this Court either before service on Plaintiff s attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint or petition. This notice shall be published once each week for two consecutive weeks in the CITRUS COUNTYCHRONICLE WITNESS my hand and the seal of this Court on this 30th day of December, 2013. [COURT SEAL] Angela Vick,Clerk of the Court By: /s/ VIVIAN CANCEL, As Deputy Clerk Ronald R Wolfe & Associates, P.L. P.O. Box 25018, Tampa, Florida 33622-5018 **SeeAmericans 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 the provision of certain assistance. Please contact:Mr. John D. Sullivan, 110 N. Apopka Street, Inverness, FL 34450-4231, Phone:352-341-6700 Fax: 352-341-7008 January 20 & 27, 2014 F13014585 415-0127 MCRN Spivack, Monique 09-2013-CA-000677 NOA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO. 09-2013-CA-000677 CAPITAL CITY BANK, a Florida banking corporation, Plaintiff, vs. MONIQUE L. SPIVACK, single, Defendants NOTICE OF ACTION TO: MONIQUE L. SPIVACK 902 Cleveland Street, Apt. 6210 Houston, TX 77019 YOU ARE NOTIFIED that a foreclosure action has been filed against you on the following property located in CITRUS County, Florida: LOT 3, BLOCK B, TSALA APOPKA RETREATS, according to the plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 1, page 145, public records of Citrus County, Florida. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on GREGORY V. BEACUHAMP, P.A., the plaintiffs attorney, whose address is P.O. Box 1129, Chiefland, FL 32644, on or before February 19, 2014, and file the original with the clerk of this court either before service on the plaintiffs attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint or petition. DATED on the 2nd day of January, 2014. (Seal) ANGELA VICK, Clerk of Court By:/s/ VIVIAN CANCEL, Deputy Clerk Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE January 20 & 27, 2014 MAE R. SWIERZ, et. al. Defendant(s), NOTICE OF ACTION CONSTRUCTIVE SER VICE TO: MAE R. SWIERZ and UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF MAE R. SWIERZ whose residence is unknown if he/she/they be living; and if he/she/they be dead, the unknown defendants who may be spouses, heirs, devisees, grantees, assignees, lienors, creditors, trustees, and all parties claiming an interest by, through, under or against the Defendants, who are not known to be dead or alive, and all parties having or claiming to have any right, title or interest in the property described in the mortgage being foreclosed herein. YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property: LOT 1, ARBOR COURT, ACCORDING TO PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 12, PAGES 138 AND 139, PUBLIC RECORDS OF CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on counsel for Plaintiff, whose address is 6409 Congress Avenue, Suite 100, Boca Raton, Florida 33487 on or before February 12, 2014/(30 days from Date of First Publication of this Notice) 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 or petition filed herein. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this Court at County, Florida, this 10th day of December, 2013. CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT [COURT SEAL]BY; /S/ VIVIAN CANCEL, DEPUTY CLERK ROBERTSON, ANSCHUTZ, AND SCHNEID, PL, ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF 6409 CONGRESS AVENUE, SUITE 100, BOCA RATON, FL 33487 Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE January 13 & 20, 2014 13-11859 0 0 0 8 X H J For more information on how to reach Citrus County readers call 352-563-5592. CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVILDIVISION Case #: 2013-CA-000476 Bank of America, National Association, Successor by Merger to BAC Home Loans Servicing, L.P. f/k/a Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, L.P. Plaintiff, -vs.Shawn Elliott Kimmel a/k/a Shawn E. Kimmel a/k/a Shawn Kimmel; et al. Defendant(s). NOTICE OF ACTION FORECLOSURE PROCEEDINGS PROPERTY TO: Shawn Elliott Kimmel a/k/a Shawn E. Kimmel a/k/a Shawn Kimmel; ADDRESS UNKNOWN BUT WHOSE LAST KNOWN ADDRESS IS: 415 West Keller Street, Hernando, FL 34442 and Melinda Jo Kimmel a/k/a Melinda Kimmel a/k/a Melinda Jo Courtney; ADDRESS UNKNOWN BUT WHOSE LAST KNOWN ADDRESS IS: 415 West Keller Street, Hernando, FL34442 Residence unknown, if living, including any unknown spouse of the said Defendants, if either has remarried and if either or both of said Defendants are dead, their respective unknown heirs, devisees, grantees, assignees, creditors, lienors, and trustees, and all other persons claiming by, through, under or against the named Defendant(s); and the aforementioned named Defendant(s) and such of the aforementioned unknown Defendants and such of the aforementioned unknown Defendants as may be infants, incompetents or otherwise not sui juris. YOUARE HEREBYNOTIFIED that an action has been commenced to foreclose a mortgage on the following real property, lying and being and situated in Citrus County, Florida, more particularly described as follows: LOT 48, BLOCK 40, CITRUS HILLS FIRST ADDITION,ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF,AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 9, PAGES 73 THROUGH 83, INCLUSIVE, PUBLIC RECORDS OF CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. more commonly known as 415 West Keller Street, Hernando, FL34442 This action has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defense, if any, upon SHAPIRO, FISHMAN & GACH, LLP ,Attorneys for Plaintiff, whose address is 4630 Woodland Corporate Blvd., Suite 100, Tampa, FL33614, within thirty (30) days after the first publication of this notice and file the original with the clerk of this Court either before service on Plaintiffs attorney or immediately there after; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. WITNESS my hand and seal of this Court on the 7th day of November 2013. Angela Vick, Circuit and County Courts, [COURTSEAL] By:/s/Sonia Prylepa, Deputy Clerk If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order toparticipate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADACoordinator; 110 North Apopka Street, Inverness, Florida 34450; (352)341-6700 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification of the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days. If you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Published in the CIRTRUS COUNTYCHRONICLE, January 13 & 20, 2014. 10-210930 CHEVY2003 Venture Van, 7 pass. and priced to sell. Call 352-628-4600 For appointment CHEVY VAN G20Camper Spec, Stove, Refrig, Cold A/C, runs great. 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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 SATURN2000, Loaded, Very Good Cond $1600 (352) 746-1953 DATSON 280ZXAttention Z lovers Datson, Inline6 turbo, eng. & trans good, $500 (352) 613-1184 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 DODGE, Dakota, club cab, w/ shell cap, 209,188 miles. Runs good. Many new parts. $2,300 (352) 341-8415 DODGE RAM2002 1500 Quad cab, short bed, 53,850 mi, Many Extras! $8,950 (352) 795-1499
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