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JANUARY 21, 2014Floridas Best Community Newspaper Serving Floridas Best CommunityVOL. 119 ISSUE 167 50 CITRUS COUNTYSuper Bowl: Top offense faces top defense /B1 HIGH70LOW34Breezy, increasing clouds, afternoon showers.PAGE A4TODAY& next morning TUESDAY INDEX Classifieds . . . .C10 Comics . . . . .C9 Crossword . . . .C8 Community . .C6, C7 Editorial . . . . .A8 Entertainment . . .A4 Horoscope . . . .A4 Lottery Numbers . .B3 Lottery Payouts . .B3 Movies . . . . . .C9 Obituaries . . . .A6 TV Listings . . . .C8 PATFAHERTY Staff writerINVERNESS The trails at Whispering Pines Park inspired Terri Hayes to create a new event. Drawing on her experience as an ultra-marathon runner and race organizer, she has planned an event mixing fitness and fun to introduce long-distance walking and running. It is designed to appeal to ultra-competitors, recreational runners and people who just want to challenge themselves by participating in an organized event. Its for all ages and all abilities of runners and walkers, the Inverness resident said. You choose how long or how far you want to go. Hayes became an ultramarathon runner races more than 26.2 miles long back in 1983. I fell in love with them, she recalled. I loved the challenge, I loved the camaraderie. Ultra runners are a different breed of people. She described them as very social, concerned about other runners with a bond among runners not found at the shorter distances. But as the sport grew and more people got involved, it became faster, more competitive and more expensive with more rules. And with the boom in popularity, race directors began putting on events to make money off the runners, doing them as a business and imposing cutoff times for slower runners to speed up the event. What happened to me was, I got old and I got slow, she said. I never had to worry about cutoff times until I got into my 60s. PATFAHERTY Staff writerThe Whispering Pines 12 Hour Run/Walk will be from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, at Whispering Pines Park in Inverness. It will be run on an approximately 4.5-mile winding loop using the parks wooded trails. Participants will run and/or walk the loop as many times as they want during the 12 hours. All ages and abilityReady to go?Registation open now Endurance event open to all skill levels Superhuman fitness not necessary for this ultra meet MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleTerri Hayes explains her inspiration for an upcoming long-distance walking and running event at Whispering Pines Park in Inverness. See EVENT/ Page A9 See READY/ Page A9 We shall overcome. We shall overcome. We shall overcome some day. Oh, deep in my heart, I do believe, we shall overcome some day. Civil Rights anthem taken from a gospel spiritual, author unknownNANCYKENNEDY Staff writerCRYSTAL RIVERThe Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., had a dream of a colorblind society, and while we as a nation are making progress, were not there yet. On Monday, as the community of Crystal River gathered for a parade and a celebration at Copeland Park of Dr. Kings dream of racial unity and equality, remnants of racism threatened to spoil it. Walking into the park fresh from her participation in the parade, Carol Bowers told a reporter about a person with a big Confederate flag staring her down. Ted Holmes said a To reach the mountain top STEPHEN E. LASKO/For the ChronicleCarol Bowers, vice president of the Afro American Club of Citrus County, greets bystanders at the ninth annual Martin Luther King parade in Crystal River Monday morning. See KING/ Page A2 MIKEWRIGHT Staff writerAn interim Citrus Memorial hospital administrator is expected to cost the hospital $30,000 to $40,000 a month in salary and expenses until the transaction with a Tennessee company takes place. A committee comprised of two members each of the Citrus County Hospital Board and Citrus Memorial Health Foundation met Monday night to begin the expedited process of recommending a chief executive officer to replace Ryan Beaty, whose resignation takes effect March 15. According to the agreement that settles three legal cases between the two boards, the committee must have a recommendation to the foundation board by Feb. 15. After discussion, committee members said they will ask their respective boards to change that deadline date to March 1. Interim hospital CEO could cost $40K monthly Official says its not an inexpensive proposition See CEO/ Page A9


couple of men in a truck drove by and gave them the finger. Right here, today, on the day of Martin Luther King Jr., it still exists, Bowers said. And yet, its better than it was at one time, they both said. Holmes, a retired fire chief, recalled his early days as a firefighter in Washington, D.C., where the firehouse had segregated beds. When you came on shift, there was a bed chart on the wall, which told you which bed to sleep in, he said. Certain beds had a letter C on them. I was new I thought the C meant chief. We couldnt eat meals with the rest of the firefighters, either. We had common plates that we all shared, and I noticed that after Id eat and wash my plate someone would come along and break my plate. That happened in the nations capital! I ended up suing the city to stop some of their practices, he said. It took a long time, but we won. It was a struggle all the way. He said not too many years ago in Jacksonville, he would go out on an emergency call and be refused entry into someones home. Youre there to help people and theyre saying, Well wait for someone else to come. But things are getting better, he said. Not too many practice overt racism and discrimination its gone from overt to covert. It still exists, but its dying out as the older people die off. You hate to say it that way, but thats the way it is. Longtime Crystal River resident Raye Joyner said she believes the younger generations are becoming increasingly racially colorblind, which was Dr. Kings dream. I was part of the march with (Dr. King), and I went to jail for the cause, she said. The younger people today dont understand the struggle, because they can go to school together. When youre small, when youre together, you dont see color, and thats how it should be. The problem is the older generation, she said. They still have it in them. Its what they were taught, and for some its hard to let go. With younger people today, I see a much better cohesiveness. She added that its important to keep teaching the younger generation about the struggles they went through and about Kings dream so they can better appreciate the strides that have been made. We have to keep on fighting, even though we dont need to fight like we used to, Joyner said. We still need to keep hope and keep the dream alive.Contact Chronicle reporter Nancy Kennedy at 352-564-2927 or nkennedy, JANUARY21, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLELOCAL 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. If you are experiencing ringing in your ears, answer the following questions: SUFFER FROM WHATS KNOWN AS TINNITUS Forever Changing The Way People Deal With Tinnitus Audibel, a leader in hearing technology, has engineered a new cutting edge Tinnitus Treatment Solution designed to forever change the way people deal with ringing in their ears. Introducing the Audibel A2 Try it RISK FREE for 30 days* *Deposit may be required. MAKE THE CALL TODAY! 20132013 2013 Homosassa 5699 S. Suncoast Blvd. 352-436-4393 Inverness 2036 Hwy. 44 W. 352-419-0763 Dunnellon 20170 E. Pennsylvania Ave. 352-502-4337 Total Skin Care Total Skin Care Board Certified American Board of Dermatology, American Society for Dermatology Surgery, Member American Association of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Fellow American Society for MOHS Surgery Participating with: Medicare, BCBS, Cigna, Humana, Aetna. 000H2FR Skin Cancer Diagnosis & Treatment Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Skin Repairs MOHS Micrographic Surgery Age Management Medicine Growth Removal We offer a safe medical approach to cosmetic issues! We offer a safe We offer a safe medical approach to medical approach to cosmetic issues! cosmetic issues! Allen Ridge Professional Village 525 North Dacie Point, Lecanto, Florida 34461 SUNCOAST DERMATOLOGY AND SKIN SURGERY CENTER 352-746-2200 352-873-1500 Chemical Peeling Esthetics Laser Surgery Botox Therapy Laser Hair Removal Photofacial Rejuvenation Juvederm Obagi KINGContinued from Page X1 STEPHEN E. LASKO/For the ChronicleElder Andrew Smith and granddaughter Adrianna Smith from the Crystal River Church of Christ encourage sharing Dr. Kings dream Monday morning in the ninth annual Martin Luther King parade in Crystal River. The parade was followed by the annual Living the Dream festival at Copeland Park. The ninth Martin Luther King day parade gets underway in Crystal River Monday morning, with the largest participation yet, according to organizer Charles McCray II. While 20 entries were anticipated, 37 participated.


Around theCOUNTY Roe v. Wade service WednesdayCitrus County Right to Life is holding the annual Roe v. Wade Memorial Service at noon Wednesday, Jan. 22, on the lawn at the Old Courthouse in Inverness. This year, Southern Express Bluegrass Band will provide music beginning at 11 a.m. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. For information, call Kathy at 352-563-7017.Landfill accepting Christmas treesEligible Citrus County residents may recycle natural, live Christmas trees at the Citrus County Central Landfill free of charge during January only. Trees must be cleaned of all decorations, lights and artificial snow. Artificial trees brought to the landfill for disposal will be charged standard solid waste/trash rates. For more information about landfill hours, call 352-527-7670 during weekday office hours or go to the countys website at Click on Departments, then Public Works, then Solid Waste.Energy assistance availableCitrus County Housing Services has a new automated interactive voice response telephone system that will help clients schedule a home energy assistance appointment and hear information regarding the program and/or required documentation needed for an appointment without waiting to speak to a program assistant. The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) helps low-income families with home heating and cooling costs. This new, toll-free service will be utilized for LIHEAP appointment scheduling and is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Callers who require special assistance can connect directly to a live operator by following the phone menu prompts, Monday through Friday from 10am to noon and 2 to 4p.m. The system provides a confirmation number indicating that an appointment was successfully scheduled. Appointments are scheduled up to two weeks in advance. When those slots are full, new appointments will open up daily or in the event of cancellation. The toll-free IVR line number is 855-806-9648. For information, call Housing Services at 352527-5720. Church/state discussion set todayAmericans United for Separation of Church and State, Nature Coast Chapter, will meet at 4p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21, at the Lakes Region Library, 1511 Druid Road, Inverness. The public is welcome to attend and discuss issues pertaining to separation of church and state. For information, call 352-344-9211.Key Center to host safety talkCitrus County Sheriffs Office deputy Michelle Tewell be the guest speaker at a safety presentation at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 29, at the Chet Cole Life Enrichment Center at the Key Training Center, 5521 Buster Whitton Way in Lecanto. The event is open to the public. For more information, call Stephanie Hopper at 352344-0288. From staff reports STATE& LOCAL Page A3TUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Program prepares prom princesses ERYNWORTHINGTON Staff writerINVERNESS Just like Cinderella, every girl needs a fairy godmother. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, young ladies with a current high school or home-school identification are invited to transform into princesses at the annual Cinderellas Closet at Cornerstone Baptist Church, 1100 W. Highland Blvd., Inverness. Cinderellas Closet a free high school prom dress giveaway is a ministry of the Working Christian Women group, under the umbrella of Cornerstone Baptist Church. In 2008 our minister challenged us to have an outreach ministry, said co-coordinator Dana Davis. I already had one in mind. My daughter was going to college and we were cleaning out her closets. She had two prom dresses and I didnt want to trash them. We talked about how nice it would be if there was a place where girls could go and get dresses for their daughters, especially for people who were struggling. Eager to help, the first year proved to be an answered prayer, since 35 girls had more than 300 dresses to choose from. It helps me have faith in people again, Davis said. This year organizers are expecting a surplus of 1,500 dresses to serve more than 200 girls. Those girls need it, and you dont know what they are getting anywhere else, said cocoordinator Lindsey Taylor. If you can make that one day special for them it will stay with them forever. The whole community has come out and poured out to the young ladies and those who need it, added co-coordinator Melinda Ferguson. It is so amazing at the end because they have been so loved-on throughout the entire process. Ferguson said in each princess team three volunteers act as a girls fairy godmothers. They take a girl, love and gush on them and wait hand and foot on them. Girls are offered a variety of colors, styles and lengths, and many dresses are considered the latest styles. There are approximately 100 dresses in each size from 3 and larger; however, Davis is looking for donations of more dry-cleaned gorgeous girls dresses sizes 20 and larger or donations of $10 to have the dresses dry cleaned. The photographer told me that when she is photographing the girls on prom day that their selfconfidence is just oozing out of them, when they dont come into Cinderellas Closet that way, Davis said. We want them to know that they are loved no matter what, and that they are beautiful. Whatever society tells us is beautiful is not. Shoes, purses, jewelry, accessories and onsite alterations are also available while supplies last. Davis will coordinate with the high schools for professionals and volunteers to assist with the girls hairdos, makeup and photography for the day of the Citrus County proms. While volunteers are waiting with open arms for their princesses, they ask for some donations from the public to help make the day unforgettable rhinestone jewelry, already drycleaned girls dresses, clothes racks with wheels, food, hair gift certificates, dry cleaning gift certificates, Disney princess shower curtains and another climatecontrolled storage unit. Drop-off locations for donations are Cornerstone Baptist Church, Village Cadillac, Nick Nicholas Ford and Venero and Sons. WHAT: Cinderellas Closet. WHEN: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 1. WHERE: Cornerstone Baptist Church, 1100 W. Highland Blvd., Inverness. INFO: For more information, call 352-726-7335, email, visit Facebook at Citrus Cinderellas or visit the blog at Special to the ChronicleNature Coast EMS team members and community leaders recently completed A Matter of Balance coaches training through Elder Options of Gainesville and are now available to help seniors in Citrus County. Falling has nothing to do with aging, however, as people get older, they tend to exercise less, thus their strength, flexibility and mobility decreases. A Matter of Balance emphasizes realistic behavior for participants to learn how to control their fear of falling, set goals to increase activity, look for risk factors that could pose a threat of falling in their home and exercise to increase strength and balance. A Matter of Balance is wellsuited for assisted-living facilities, homeowner associations and other groups. The program is free. The classes are eight-week sessions with one two-hour class per week, but can also be set as a four-week session with two, twohour classes per week. Class sizes can be a minimum of eight, with a maximum of 14 people. For more information, call Katie Lucas, coordinator for Citrus County, at 352-249-4730. EMS offers Matter of Balance class Marching to remember NANCY KENNEDY/ChronicleFrom the left: Inverness City Manager Frank DiGiovanni, the Rev. Doug Alexander, County Commissioner John JJ Kenney and Dalla s Bell participate Monday in the Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Walk in Inverness. Inverness honors civil-rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. with a walk NANCYKENNEDY Staff writerThe air was chilly but hearts were warm Monday at the annual MLK Jr. Unity Walk in Inverness. Led by the Rev. Doug Alexander, pastor of the New Church Without Walls, about 60 people walked from the Citrus County Sheriffs Office down Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue. The walk ended at Liberty Park, where several people shared their thoughts about the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his dream of the end of racial inequality. Returning hate for hate multiplies hate ... violence multiplies violence, said Danita Eatman, quoting from Dr. Kings 1963 Strength of Love speech. Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that .... If we want to bring about change, we need to do the opposite of that which we desire to change. The event concluded with Bruce Bellamys stirring recitation of Dr. Kings I Have a Dream speech and everyone singing I Need You to Survive. Special to the ChronicleThe city of Crystal River will hold the first performance at the new band shell at Kings Bay Park at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31. The park is at 268 N.W. Third St. The citys monthly Music in the Park series is being moved to the band shell at the park. The event has previously been at the gazebo in Little Springs Park behind city hall on the third Saturday of the month. The date and time for this months event was changed due to the Manatee Festival, but will return to the third Saturday in February. The concert is a birthday tribute to Elvis and features the performance of Cote Deonath, Little Elvis. Cote is a 13-year-old middle school student from Dunnellon who has been singing Elvis songs since he was 3 1/2 years old. Cote has performed his Elvis act all over the country, including in Tupelo, Miss., for the yearly celebration of Elvis birth, and in Memphis, Tenn., for ElvisFest. The city recommends bringing a lawn chair. Mayor Jim Farley is the master of ceremonies. For more information, visit the citys Facebook page at river, or call 352-212-0437 Little Elvis to perform at first band shell concert State BRIEFS Thief takes car with two toddlers insideORLANDO Authorities are looking for a thief who took a car with two toddlers strapped into their car seats from outside an Orlando hotel parking lot. The children ages 1 and 3 were found on a sidewalk about a mile away Sunday night still buckled in their car seats. The thief and the car were gone.Woman shot after firing at sheriffs deputiesINTERLACHEN A north Florida woman is hospitalized after being shot by sheriffs deputies responding to her calls about prowlers outside her home. Putnam County Sheriffs Sgt. Hancel Woods said Diana Lucille Conner was shot after she came out of her house and fired a rifle. Woods told The Florida Times-Union that Conner called the sheriffs office early Monday, but she didnt believe the deputies who responded were law enforcement, even after they turned on their patrol cars emergency lights. Deputies left, then returned about two hours later when neighbors complained that Conner called them about a prowler. Woods said deputies ordered Conner to drop her weapon, but she opened fire instead. The deputies fired back, striking her four times. From wire reports


Birthday Dont agree to more than you can manage this year. Focus on whatever will benefit you most, and delegate everything else. You must be disciplined and dedicated in order to meet your goals. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) If you stay informed and talk your way through complications, youll be able to find solutions to whatever you face. Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20) If you are feeling run-down, allow yourself some time to rejuvenate. You can start a business partnership with a person who will add value to a project. Aries (March 21-April 19) Dont be overcome by fits of anger. Focus on accomplishing reasonable things that will lead to personal satisfaction. Its a good day to check things off your list. Taurus (April 20-May 20) Youll have momentum and should be able to complete your agenda. Gemini (May 21-June 20) You may need to walk on eggshells, or you could end up in an argument with someone at home. Cancer (June 21-July 22) Heed the advice of others and you will discover all sorts of salient details. A relationship can thrive if you put in the hours. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Learn from experience, especially when there is money involved. You can improve your financial future if you take a direction that youve wanted to pursue for some time. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) If you refuse to compromise, you will jeopardize a partnership. You may want to take on fewer projects. Its preferable to do one thing well than it is to do many things poorly. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) If you act fast and avoid procrastinating, youll find success. Investments could shape the year ahead for you. Indecision will be your worst enemy. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Someone is likely to enchant you today. Relationships can become magical, intense and exciting. Open communication is what will seal a deal. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) Embellishing the truth will get you into trouble, so be honest. Lies will come back to haunt you. Do what you can to dispel any clouds hanging over your head. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) Focus on what you wish to accomplish, and get things moving promptly. Disputes will escalate later in the day, so start moving forward with your agenda. TodaysHOROSCOPES Today is Tuesday, Jan. 21, the 21st day of 2014. There are 344 days left in the year. Todays Highlight in History: On Jan. 21, 1954, the first atomic submarine, the USS Nautilus, was launched at Groton, Conn., as first lady Mamie Eisenhower christened the vessel with the traditional bottle of champagne broken against the bow. On this date: In 1793, during the French Revolution, King Louis XVI, condemned for treason, was executed on the guillotine. In 1950, former State Department official Alger Hiss, accused of being part of a Communist spy ring, was found guilty in New York of lying to a grand jury. In 1977, President Jimmy Carter pardoned almost all Vietnam War draft evaders. Ten years ago: President George W. Bush visited community colleges in Ohio and Arizona, where he highlighted the economy and several new job-training initiatives hed proposed a day earlier in his State of the Union speech. Five years ago: In a whirlwind first full day in office, President Barack Obama showcased efforts to revive the economy, summoned top military officials to chart a new course in Iraq and eased into the daunting thicket of Middle East diplomacy. One year ago: A day after being inaugurated for a second term in a private Sunday ceremony, President Barack Obama took a public oath, summoning a divided nation to act with passion and dedication to broaden equality and prosperity at home, nurture democracy around the world and combat global warming. Todays Birthdays: World Golf Hall of Famer Jack Nicklaus is 74. Opera singer Placido Domingo is 73. Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen is 61. Thought for Today: Would to God that we might spend a single day really well. Thomas a Kempis, German monk and author (c. 1380-1471).Today inHISTORY CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE Todays active pollen: Juniper, Elm, Maple Todays count: 8.7/12 Wednesdays count: 9.1 Thursdays count: 7.8 To start your subscription:Call now for home delivery by our carriers:Citrus County: 352-563-5655 Marion County: 888-852-2340 13 weeks: $39.64* 6 months: $70.63* 1 year: $133.87**Subscription price includes a separate charge of .15.5 per day for transportation cost and applicable state and local sales tax. Call 352-563-5655 for details. There will be a $1 adjustment for the Thanksgiving edition. This will only slightly affect your expiration date. 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Please recycle your 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 Ken Burns making documentary on country musicPASADENA, Calif. PBS documentary maker Ken Burns is examining the roots of country music and how it has changed through the present day for a multi-episode series on public broadcasting. Country fans have a wait ahead of them, though. PBS said Monday that Burns country music project isnt set to air until 2018. The noted documentarian has several other projects in the works for PBS, including one on the Gettysburg Address that will air this spring, and films on the Roosevelts, Jackie Robinson and Vietnam. The country series explores the question, what is country music. It will track the careers of the Carter family, Jimmie Rodgers, Bob Wills, Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson and others.Roger Ebert documentary to be shown at EbertfestCHAMPAIGN, Ill. A documentary about the life of Roger Ebert will be shown at his namesake film festival in central Illinois. Organizers with Roger Eberts Film Festival, or Ebertfest, made the announcement Sunday, the same day Life Itself debuted at the Sundance Film Festival. Ebertfest runs April 23 to 27 in Eberts hometown of Champaign /Urbana. The Pulitzer Prize-winning film critic for the Chicago Sun-Times died last April after a long battle with cancer. Documentary director Steve James is scheduled to attend Ebertfest and participate in a question-and-answer session after the film is screened. The festival plans to release the rest of its lineup in March. Eberts widow, Chaz Ebert, is scheduled to host the festival.Michael C. Hall wont rule out return to playing DexterPARK CITY, Utah Possible bad news for Oregon loggers: Michael C. Hall wont rule out a return to playing Dexter. But hed want to see the finish line. Hall, promoting his movie Cold in July at the Sundance Film Festival, said in an interview over the weekend that he agreed with Showtime executives who recently declared that any potential spin-off series would have to include Hall. Masuka! I would watch that, he joked, referring to the shows humorous forensics specialist Vince Masuka, played by C.S. Lee.PBS wont move Downton closer to British runPASADENA, Calif. Despite some fans eager to see it earlier, Downton Abbey will continue to begin its new seasons on PBS in January, the systems chief executive said on Monday. The return of Downton Abbey, which began its fourth season on Jan. 5, is becoming a post-holiday tradition for the shows fans, said Paula Kerger, PBS president. The British series began presenting new episodes in late September back home, but PBS holds it back. The drama had more than 10 million viewers for its fourth-season debut, and the episode was streamed online 1 million times during the following week, she said. Debuting PBS most buzzworthy show at the same time it starts in Britain will put it in direct competition with the new season offerings from the broadcast networks, Kerger said. It is also easier to get cast members to the U.S. to promote the new season if they dont have to worry about those duties in Britain at the same time. From wire reports Associated PressU.S actor Chris Pine arrives Monday on the red carpet for the European premiere of Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit in Leicester Square, central London. A4TUESDAY, JANUARY21, 2014 000GWR7 in Todays Citrus County Chronicle LEGAL NOTICES Meeting Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . C13 Lien Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 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Leroy Canott, 69THE VILLAGESLeroy Canott, 69, of The Villages, Fla., died Jan. 17, 2014. Local arrangements are under the direction of Brown Funeral Home & Crematory in Lecanto, Fla., with services taking place at a later date in Wellman, Iowa. George Croft, 60CRYSTAL RIVERGeorge W. Croft, 60, of Crystal River, Fla., died Jan. 11, 2014. Private cremation is under the direction of Brown Funeral Home & Crematory in Lecanto, Fla. James Jim Davis, 75LECANTOJames (Jim) Davis, 75, of Lecanto, Fla., passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, under the loving care of Hospice of Citrus County. Jim was born on April 17, 1938, in Blackwater, Mo., the son of Vernon and Alfrieda Davis. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. Jim was preceded in death by his brothers, Norbie, Virgil and Eddie, and sister, Rosemary. He leaves behind his loving wife, Rosie; daughter, Carla Sheetz and her husband Steve of Rockwall, Texas; stepchildren, Gina Schoenenberger and husband Dan of Hoffman Estates, Ill., and Michele Sortor and husband Sean of Chesterfield, Mo.; granddaughters, Danielle, Dallas, Brianna, Abby and Ellie; brothers, Martin, Roger, Steve and Bob; and sister, Betty. Funeral services for Mr. Davis will be at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at the Heinz Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. until the hour of services. Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, with the procession leaving the funeral home at 9:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast, P.O. Box 641270, Beverly Hills, FL 34464. Heinz Funeral Home & Cremation, Inverness, Fla. Sign the guest book at Healey, 49FLORAL CITYDeborah L. Healey, age 49, died Jan.18, 2014, at Citrus Memorial hospital surrounded by her loving family. Debbie was born on Feb.7, 1964, in Vineland, N.J., to Howard and Judith (Young) Swearinger. She was the owner/operator with her husband of Dennis Automotive Shop in Floral City. She enjoyed jet skiing, camping and football. She was a devoted grandmother to her grandson. Left to cherish her memory is her husband of 32 years, Dennis Healey, Floral City; sons, Dennis J. and his wife Kendra Healey and their son Dennis Healey Jr., Inverness, and Joey Healey of Beverly Hills; and her mother, Judith Sailors, Hernando. She was preceded in death by her father. The family invites you to join them for a funeral tribute to Deborahs life which will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Hills of Rest Cemetery in Floral City. Sign the guest book at Duncan, 52HOMOSASSAKerri F. Duncan, 52, of Homosassa, died Friday, Jan.17, 2014. A celebration of her life will be at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.21, 2014, at the Wilder Funeral Home, Homosassa. William Engel Jr., 68OCALAWilliam T. Engel Jr., 68, of Ocala, Fla., died Jan. 17, 2014. Private cremation will take place under the direction of Brown Funeral Home & Crematory in Lecanto, Fla. Rodney Hill, 46CRYSTAL RIVERRodney Wayne Hill, 46, of Crystal River, Fla., died Jan. 19, 2014. Private cremation will take place under the direction of Brown Funeral Home & Crematory in Lecanto, Fla.Joan Stevens, 84BEVERLY HILLSMrs. Joan L. Stevens, age 84 of Beverly Hills, Florida, died Sunday, January 19, 2014 under the care of Hospice of Citrus County in Lecanto, FL. She was born May 7, 1929 in New London, WI, daughter of the late Elsmere and Lana (Schmidt) Lowell. She was a graduate of West High School, Madison, WI and studied at the University of Wisconsin. She was employed by Swiss Miss Cocoa and later retired from McFarland Police Department, McFarland, WI, where she worked as the office manager. She was Catholic by faith. Survivors include her loving husband of 39 years, James S. Steven Jr. of Beverly Hills, and will be lovingly remembered by her 3 sons, Thomas (Sara) Daggett of TX, Russell Daggett of WI, Timothy (Christy) Stevens of WA, 2 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of the Beverly Hills Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes. Inurnment will take place at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL. The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of memorial donations to Hospice of Citrus County, PO Box 641270, Beverly Hills, FL 34464. They would also like to thank the staff of Woodland Terrace of Citrus County and Hospice of Citrus County for their care and compassion during such a difficult time. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.HooperFuneral Marilyn Fuquay, 79FLORAL CITYMarilyn Joyce Fuquay, 79, Floral City, passed away Jan. 19, 2014, at Citrus Memorial hospital. Mrs. Fuquay was born Jan. 6, 1935, in Evansville, Ind., to the late Estel and Alberta Lamb. She lived in California for more than 40 years before returning to Indiana and finally relocating to Florida in 2004. She worked as a secretary in the security system industry before retirement. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, John E. Fuquay of Floral City. Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory is handling private arrangements. Sign the guest book at Hazen, 75HOMOSASSALeonard John Hazen, 75, of Homosassa, Fla., died Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, at Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center in Crystal River. Private cremation arrangements are under the care of Strickland Funeral Home with Crematory Crystal River, Fla. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Iris Portnoy, 73CRYSTAL RIVERIris G. Portnoy, 73, of Crystal River, Fla., died Jan. 19, 2014. Private cremation will take place under the direction of Brown Funeral Home & Crematory in Lecanto, Fla. James Turner, 91THE VILLAGESJames Turner, 91, of The Villages, Fla., died Jan. 19, 2014. Local arrangements are under the direction of Brown Funeral Home & Crematory in Lecanto, Fla., with services taking place at a later date in Keyport, N.J.Barbara Jo WilliamsOCALABarbara Jo Williams, 72, of Ocala, Fla., died Jan. 19, 2014. Local arrangements are under the direction of Brown Funeral Home & Crematory in Lecanto, Fla. A6TUESDAY, JANUARY21, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE For Information and costs, call 726-8323 Burial Shipping Cremation Funeral Home With Crematory 000GSLM Includes Set-Up, Hurricane Anchoring, 2 Sets of Steps, Skirting. A/C with Heat Installed. OPTIONAL GLAMOR BATH OPT. 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No one wants to be walking in the French Quarter in a long gown and high heels, said Winter, who lives in the Houston area. The insurance is offered by a small number of U.S. companies. Insurers declined to provide data on the number of customers beyond saying they are growing steadily. It can cover losses from issues ranging from bankrupt wedding halls to cancelations forced by unexpected military deployments. Travelers said issues with vendors account for about a quarter of the claims, with most of those related to issues with photographers or videographers. For Travelers, an insurance giant with annual revenue of $26 billion, the policies will not make or break the bottom line. But the wedding insurance it began selling in 2007 is also a way to connect with a couple who might later think of the company for home insurance and other life milestones. It could be the beginning of a relationship with a young couple, said Ed Charlebois, a Travelers vice president for personal insurance. Associated PressMcALLEN, Texas Account information stolen during the Target security breach is now being divided up and sold off regionally, a South Texas police chief said Monday following the arrest of two Mexican citizens who authorities said arrived at the border with 96 fraudulent credit cards. McAllen Police Chief Victor Rodriguez said Mary Carmen Garcia, 27, and Daniel Guardiola Dominguez, 28, both of Monterrey, Mexico, used cards containing the account information of South Texas residents. Rodriguez said they were used to buy tens of thousands of dollars worth of merchandise at national retailers in the area including Best Buy, Walmart and Toys R Us. Theyre obviously selling the data sets by region, Rodriguez said. Garcia and Guardiola were both being held Monday on state fraud charges. It was not immediately known whether they had retained lawyers. Rodriguez said he did not know whether they were the first arrests related to the Target breach. Target did not immediately return phone and email messages left Monday, which was Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a federal holiday. The Minneapolis-based company said last week that it has stopped more than a dozen operations that sought to scam breach victims by way of email, phone calls and text messages. McAllen police began working with the U.S. Secret Service after a number of area retailers were hit with fraudulent purchases on Jan. 12. The Secret Service confirmed that the fraudulent accounts traced back to the original Target data breach from late last year, Rodriguez said. Investigators fanned out to McAllen-area merchants and reviewed miles of video looking for the fraudsters, he said. From that, they were able to identify two people and a car with Mexican license plates. With the help of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, investigators confirmed the identities of their suspects from immigration records of when they had entered Texas in the same vehicle. Police prepared arrest warrants last week and waited for them to return. On Sunday morning, federal officials alerted police that their two suspects were at the Anzalduas International Bridge trying to re-enter the U.S. They were carrying 96 fraudulent cards, Rodriguez said. Two arrested at Texas border in credit card fraud case Associated PressDozens of fraudulent credit cards were confiscated by the McAllen, Texas, police after arresting a man and a woman Sunday on fraud charges tied to the December Target credit card breach. Insurance covers grooms cold feet


OPINION Page A8TUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2014 Flood risk measuring unfairThe second paragraph in your article featured in theChronicleon Jan. 3 states Residents whose properties were identified as at-risk in an updated map that projects flood risk for setting insurance rates were sent letters telling them how to review the map and file an appeal. Neither I nor Mrs. Moran received such a letter. If you will check that fact again, I believe you will determine a letter was not sent. The only letter sent was the August 2011 notice advising of a viewing of the preliminary flood maps at the Citrus County Auditorium on Sept. 11, 2011. My husband and I had no idea we would be affected, but thought reviewing this situation would be a good idea. As Mrs. Moran mentioned, three neighbors she contacted indicated they did not receive the notice mentioned in the previous paragraph. Another neighbor I talked with said he did not receive a letter either. He has since sold his property. Many, many people will not think they are affected because of their elevation. I realize Carl Jones states elevation should not be a factor. Elevation leads me to another concern. It doesnt seem all Florida counties are measured by the same means to determine a flood risk, even though all counties will flow up to a federal department, FEMA. It would seem all counties should be measured equally in this financially serious situation. I understand the Vero Beach area is measured by elevation. The Readers Digest version of my concern and frustration is the measuring tool of flood risk is not a fair tool of measurement, and many people will not know they will be affected until their mortgage company contacts them with a flood insurance premium.Cheri and Jerry Boggs Floral City Real-live voters wont cast ballots in Iowa or New Hampshire for another two years, but another primary campaign is already underway that will have a major impact on the presidential election in 2016. Call it the Media Primary. Bridge-gate or Bridge-nado or however you label Gov. Chris Christies traffic troubles in New Jersey is a classic example of how that primary works. When candidates get serious about running for president, the level of press scrutiny escalates enormously, and for good reason. The country deserves to know how those aspirants have behaved in the past the judgment, the temperament and the values theyve displayed in both their public and private lives. Voters can obtain this vital information only through intensive and extensive media efforts. And any candidate who cannot handle that level of accountability is clearly not fit to be president. Former Gov. Tom Kean of New Jersey raised this precise point when he told the Newark Star-Ledgerthat Christie will be under a microscope as he prepares to run for president. (The Washington Post still ranks Christie as the most likely Republican nominee.) Whatever flaws he has and he has some will be magnified, predicted Kean. Those flaws have all been on display during Bridge-gate, notes Kean: arrogance, pugnacity and a dangerous determination to choose advisors who will never say no to him. Now, Kean is not unbiased; he and Christie have quarreled over the governors treatment of Keans son, a state legislator. But he accurately framed the challenge facing Christie when he told the Washington Post: On the one hand, I think hes got a lot to offer. I think hes the most able politician since Bill Clinton. On the other hand, you look at those other qualities and ask, do you really want that in your president? We have covered a dozen presidential elections, and even the most savvy and seasoned politicians have no idea how much hotter and brighter the spotlight gets once you approach the Oval Office. Look at the Republican field in 2012: Herman Cain and Michele Bachmanns campaigns were over almost before they began; Rick Perry and Jon Huntsman were gone a week after New Hampshire. Perry, a three-term governor of Texas, exemplifies the rigors of the Media Primary. Once he became a top-line candidate, the Washington Postdispatched a team of reporters to investigate his background. They discovered a vile racial slur painted at the entrance to a hunting camp leased by his family. Would the Posthave assigned that team to probe Perrys past or put the story of the hunting camp on the front page if hed stayed in Austin? Obviously not. Flaws are not just magnified during the Media Primary; they are judged by a different standard. Democrat Gary Harts campaign imploded in 1988 after he denied rumors of infidelity, taunted reporters to follow him, and continued his extramarital escapades anyway. That sort of recklessness might be acceptable for a senator, but not a president. Which brings us back to Christie. Conservative media critics are complaining that liberal outlets like MSNBC are hyping the scandal because they fear Christie is the biggest threat to the Democratic Party, in the words of Fox commentator Bill OReilly. Liberals accuse Fox of downplaying the story for exactly the same reason. Both sides care so much because they know the importance of the Media Primary. OReilly has a point. Democrats do worry that a pragmatic governor of a blue state is a far more threatening rival than, say, a hardline senator from a red state (see Cruz, Ted). And the Democratic noise machine, as Politico calls it, has made a concerted effort to keep the story going. It fits into his pattern of bullying, attacking, pushing people around, Eddie Vale, a Democratic strategist, told Politico. But Bridge-gate would be a legitimate story even without the noise machine. Its a made-for-TV natural: an outsized character facing a juicy scandal everyone can understand. Few voters care about trade rules or tax codes, but they sure as heck know from traffic jams. For years, Christie benefited greatly from being next to New York, the center of the media universe. Now that nearness has become a nemesis. Every news executive knows where the George Washington Bridge is. The most important question, however, is the one posed by Kean: does America really want a man with Christies virtues and vices in the Oval Office? Without the Media Primary, voters wont know enough to give an informed answer.Steve and Cokie Roberts can be contacted by email at You have not converted a man because you have silenced him.John Morley, 1838-1923 Media controls the narrative 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 GOOD NEWS Duke to delay retirement of older C.R. units In a schedule change that benefits the local economy, Duke Energy has asked the state public service commission for permission to delay retirement of the oldest units at the Crystal River plant from about 2015 to about 2018. This is a decision that will keep more than a hundred good jobs at the plant for three years longer than had been anticipated and will keep the plants on the tax roll longer. Duke had planned to retire the units in 2015 due to the cost of pollution control equipment that would be required for the plants to meet more stringent environmental requirements. However, after evaluation, the company has come up with a plan to meet these requirements primarily with changes in the composition of the fuel burned in the units. Units 1 and 2 at the plant were built in 1966 and 1969 respectively. They burn coal that has been finely pulverized and fed into a boiler where it burns and the heat turns water into steam. This steam drives the turbine generator that produces electricity. The primary emission control equipment at Units 1 and 2 is a precipitator, a device that captures the burned ash particles from the coal, but does not capture gases produced from coal combustion such as sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides. For many years, plants at the site have met emission limits of these pollutants by burning low-sulfur coal and by installing burners that produce less nitrogen oxide during the combustion process. With emission limits on these pollutants becoming stricter, Duke recently added large chemical plants called scrubbers to the two newest coal units at the site. These take out most of the pollutants from the emissions. However, scrubbers are expensive to build and to operate. Their cost is prohibitive for plants nearing the end of their useful life, so the older units had been slated for retirement in the next year or so. But the downside of retiring these units would mean losing almost 10 percent of the companys generating capacity. Without a new plant coming on line to replace the units, Duke would have become much more dependent on buying power from other companies to replace this generation. As an alternative, the company has proposed meeting environmental standards by purchasing coal that has even lower amounts of sulfur and less mercury and chlorides than the coal now burned. This would allow delaying retirement of the units until a new natural gas-fired generating plant comes on line in 2018. This seems like a reasonable decision that will allow the company to meet environmental requirements while keeping the plants operating and providing jobs in the county for another three years. THE ISSUE:Duke plans to delay retirement of Crystal River units 1 and 2.OUR OPINION:A good decision for the community. OPINIONS INVITED The opinions expressed in Chronicle editorials are the opinions of the newspapers editorial board.Viewpoints depicted in political cartoons, columns or letters do not necessarily represent the opinion of the editorial board. Groups or individuals are invited to express their opinions in a letter to the editor. Persons wishing to address the editorial board, which meets weekly, should call Charlie Brennan at 352-563-5660.All letters must be signed and include a phone number and hometown, including letters sent via email. Names and hometowns will be printed; phone numbers will not be published or given out.We reserve the right to edit letters for length, libel, fairness and good taste.Letters must be no longer than 600 words, and writers will be limited to four letters per month. SEND LETTERS TO: The Editor, 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429. Or, fax to 352-563-3280, or email to .LETTERto the Editor Ducks cant surviveMeadows ducks. In reference to the Muscovy duck problem at Meadows Mobile Home Park that was in the letters to the editor of the Chronicle (Jan.13). The problem is there are too many ducks and if the feeding stops, the ducks will start to starve and be wandering in everyones yard more than they do now. They cant be fed for years and then stop, because they depend on human food and the population has grown because of the extra food.The female ducks need to be caught and a few males can be kept if they wish to. Not so goldenI was enjoying the Golden Globe Awards on television last night until two women presenters I wont call them ladies made the most rude, crass remark and it ruined the show for me and many others, Im sure.Coma and brain deadIm sorry to read that some people do not know the difference between being brain dead and being in a coma. There is a huge difference. People in a coma are not dead. People that are brain dead are actually dead.Mr. CleanI would just like to say to people that are complaining about the trash all over the roadways and out here in Citrus County, I would just like to say if we brought back Josh Wooten and he came back to the county commission, he would clean this place up like he used to. He done one heck of a good job and it was always clean back then when Josh Wooten had the reins in this county.Support for shelterI would like to say I support Commissioner JJ Kenney in his desire to build a new animal shelter. It is my understanding this will be built through donations and grants and not with taxpayers money. His unending support for the veterans, the elderly and now his compassion for the animals, is admi rable. We support you wholeheartedly. 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 Cokie and Steven RobertsOTHER VOICES CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE


Associated PressDAYTONA BEACH Wildlife officials say the North Atlantic right whale calving season is getting off to a slow start in northeast Florida. Officials with the Marineland Right Whale Project and the Marine Resources Council say there are fewer sightings and fewer calves in the waters off Volusia and Flagler counties. Volunteers and staff from these agencies watch for female whales traveling to the area to give birth each winter. So far the water temperatures have been warmer than that the whales prefer, Julie Albert, coordinator of the right whale hot line for resources council, told the Daytona Beach NewsJournal. The newspaper reported that Marineland staff first spotted right whales off the coast this season and biologists with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission confirmed there were three whales off shore. All three were documented in previous years by the Marineland aerial survey team. There have been only 34 whales have been photo-identified off the southeastern U.S. coastline, according to Tom Pitchford of the wildlife agency. Only three calves have been spotted by aerial survey crews that help track the whales as they move south. Thats a little low for this time in the season, said research scientist Amy Knowlton of the New England Aquarium. But Albert said the number could still increase. Its still toward the beginning of the season. Even so, Knowlton said the low number follows a summer with the fewest sightings in the Bay of Fundy off Nova Scotia. She said a few whales were seen farther south than usual, in the midAtlantic, including some that were entangled in fishing gear in July and August. levels are welcome. The course will be well marked, and it will be daylight at the start, but participants planning to stay out for the entire 12 hours must have a headlamp or flashlight after 6 p.m.. Bib numbers will be recorded at the completion of each loop. A large fully-stocked aid station will be set up in the picnic shelter with a wide variety of foods and drinks. There will also be a self-serve water stop about midway on the loop. Anyone completing at least three loops will receive a finishers award. Runners can take a break at any time, leave the course, return and run some more. There are no entry fees; however, there will be a container out for voluntary contributions. Any money collected above actual event expenses will be donated to Whispering Pines Park. The event is limited to 100 participants. Additional details, registration form, contact information, directions and a trail map are available at Early registration is encouraged and event volunteers are still needed. Contact Chronicle reporter Pat Faherty at 352564-2924 or pfaherty So I got angry about the high entry fees and the cutoff times. She also got inspired and determined to show she could put on a top quality ultra without charging an entry fee. Shed put out a donation can and participants could contribute whatever they wanted. I was not going to shut anyone out because of money, because of being a beginner and slow or old and slow, she said. I wanted to offer a series of events that everybody could come to and nobody would be excluded. The result was a series of race ultra trail events, four or five a year, spanning the next seven years in South Carolina and Florida. Her effort has involved laying out trails, permitting, working with sponsors, promoting the events and recruiting volunteers. Its a lot of work, she said, but her enthusiasm continues. After coming to Central Florida for events, she started researching places to live. Hayes wanted a bicycle-friendly community with trails and a good health club. I found Inverness, she said, and moved to the city about 15 months ago. Last October, she put on a 50K in the Withlacoochee State Forest, attracting internationally known ultramarathoner Tim Olson. I run here a lot because it is so close and convenient, she said about Whispering Pines. I kept thinking it would be so neat to have a 12-hour event that would also be great for old slow people because there is no time pressure. Theres no DNF (did not finish); youve got 12 hours to cover as many loops as you want. The event will use a 4.5 mile loop on the parks existing trails with the timing-aid station at the main picnic shelter. What a runner needs to complete an ultra is plenty of food and drink and a well-marked trail, she explained, things her events have become famous for, including her traditional banana chocolate chip bread. Since it is a 12-hour event, in what could be cold weather, there will also be hot soup and hot water for beverages in addition to more standard runner-tested race fare. The secret is having a wide variety of stuff, she said. That way every runner will find something that appeals to them. The Feb. 1 event has already attracted some out-of-state entries and she anticipates a large local turnout. But what Hayes said she needs now are volunteers to make it a success. I can do all the advance work, she said. But the day of the event, Ive got to have volunteers. Having enough volunteers would give her the opportunity to get out on the trail with the runners and see how things are going first-hand. As for the runners, she thinks completing at least three loops is reasonable and that will earn them a finishers award. But she jokingly cautions prospective participants: My goal is to get you hooked on ultras.Contact Chronicle reporter Pat Faherty at 352-564-2924 or pfaherty CHRONICLETUESDAY, JANUARY21, 2014 A9 000H6HA Appointment Call 228-4975 6254 W. Corporate Oaks Drive, Crystal River (In Meadowcrest) Dr. Kenneth P. Pritchyk DPM Comprehensive foot & ankle care for the entire family. NATURE COAST Foot And Ankle Center, LLC 000H4UD PHARMACY 206 W. 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NOW SELLING Pre American Silver Coins Silver Eagles and Silver Bars The new interim CEO must be in place by March 15 or the lawsuit settlement deal is voided, CCHB attorney Bill Grant said. The committee next week will cull through resumes of retired executives who take on such interim roles. Committee members said interviews will take place on a Saturday to be determined in February. Beaty offered his resignation to end a stalemate over the lawsuits. The settlement agreement requires the foundation to hire an interim CEO until Hospital Corporation of America assumes control of Citrus Memorial as part of a 50-year lease. Peter Marmerstein, president of HCA West Central Florida, told committee members that closing could take place in four to six months. Grant said the salary of an interim administrator could cost $30,000 to $40,000 a month, plus expenses. Those expenses would be borne by the foundation, not the hospital board. Marmerstein also said that his company regularly hires temporary CEOs to fill in and that pay rates vary. He said he recently contracted with a temporary CEO position at $1,000 per workday plus all expenses. Those expenses include paying hotel or rental-unit stays for the length of the contract, meals and transportation. The expenses can be substantial, he said. Interim management is not an inexpensive proposition. Marmerstein said he would send the names of potential applicants to Grant. The CCHBs transaction consultants also have names of applicants, CCHB chairwoman Debbie Ressler said. Foundation chairwoman Sandy Chadwick said the foundation didnt begin the budget year anticipating the cost of a new CEO. We do have to be careful about the money, she said. We have to cap the expenses in some way, shape or form. READYContinued from Page A1 EVENTContinued from Page A1 CEOContinued from Page A1 Grant said salary of an interim administrator could cost $30,000 to $40,000 a month, plus expenses. Those expenses would be borne by the foundation, not the hospital board. Right whale calving season off to slow start


Chilled Associated PressLarry Svir uses a snow blower on Monday to clear his driveway near Brainerd, Minn. Frigid air settling in Dakotas, moving eastwardMILWAUKEE Another band of arctic air is descending into the northern U.S., bringing a wave of frigid temperatures expected to linger for most of the week. Temperatures plunged below zero in North Dakota and northern Minnesota on Monday morning. The cold front is expected to expand south into Iowa and as far east as Maine by Tuesday night, and will remain entrenched through Thursday. National Weather Service meteorologist Paul Collar said the bitterly cold blast will lead to a swath of subzero temperatures, with highs in the single digits and wind chills of minus 20 or colder. He said portions of Minnesota, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine are under wind chill warnings. He said the cold will be challenging but not as bad as the recent polar vortex. Gunman at large after killing 5-year-oldCLEVELAND Police on Monday sought information on a gunman who killed a 5-year-old girl and shot her mother in the head while the two of them sat in a vehicle in a residential neighborhood. Authorities identified the slain girl as Jermani Brooks. Her mother, 33-year-old Noni Brooks, was hospitalized in fair condition. The two were shot Sunday night on Clevelands west side. Police said a man in a green SUV pulled up to their vehicle, got out and opened fire before fleeing. Police tracking the vehicle and the man surrounded an address in the city briefly on Monday with SWAT team negotiators, but the man wasnt there.George W. Bush library archives open to publicDALLAS The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum on Monday began accepting Freedom of Information Act requests for records from Bushs presidency. The day marks five years from the end of Bushs presidency, on Jan. 20, 2009. Access to the records is governed by the Presidential Records Act, which says the records may be requested by the public five years after the presidential administration ends. Were really looking forward to this new chapter of the library, said Brooke Clement, supervisory archivist for the library. Weve been systemically processing and this is going to be a whole new way or processing for us ... essentially processing toward what the public is requesting. The requests must come in written format email, mail or fax and must state that the request is being made under the Freedom of Information Act. From wire reports Nation BRIEFS NATION& WORLD Page A10TUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Terrorist Associated PressIn an image taken from a computer screen, Christodoulos Xiros makes a statement on the Internet posted Monday and purportedly written by him on Jan. 14 which rails against the Greek financial crisis. Escaped Greek terrorist vows to fight govtATHENS, Greece A Greek fugitive who vanished on furlough from prison while serving six life sentences for being in a deadly terrorist organization has vowed a return to armed action. Christodoulos Xiros railed against the handling of Greeces financial crisis and threatened the media, the judiciary and the Greek government in an Internet post on Monday. I once again decided to make the guerrilla rifle thunder against those who stole our lives and sold our dreams to make a profit, Xiros said. The posting included a video of him reading a sevenpage statement, the text itself and a photo of him in front of pictures of 19th-century Greek resistance fighters and Latin American rebel Che Guevara. His lawyer, Frangiskos Ragoussis, confirmed that the posting was genuine. Xiros, 55, was convicted in 2003 along with two of his brothers of belonging to the November 17 organization. The group, which emerged in the mid-1970s, claimed responsibility for a series of deadly bombings and shootings against foreign diplomats and Greek politicians and businessmen over nearly three decades. Xiros vanished Jan. 7 while on a seven-day leave from prison to visit his family.Bombings kill 21 people in IraqBAGHDAD Iraqi authorities said a series of bombings across Baghdad, targeting marketplaces and two court buildings, has killed 21 people. The explosions came as Iraqi forces are pushing an offensive against al-Qaida and allied militants west of the capital. Police said the deadliest of Mondays blasts hit an outdoor market in the south of the capital, killing seven people and wounding 13. A bomb in a nearby commercial street killed two more. Another two people died and seven were wounded in a southeastern district, while a bomb in a northern suburb killed three and wounded six. Two separate car bombs near court buildings killed seven people and wounded 22, said police.Prosecutor wants Knox to serve sentence if guiltyFLORENCE, Italy A prosecutor urged a court on Monday to take steps to make sure that American Amanda Knox and her former Italian boyfriend would serve their sentences, if they are convicted of murdering British student Meredith Kercher. Prosecutor Alessandro Crini preceded his request by noting that Knox has remained in the United States for this trial, while co-defendant Raffaele Sollecito has at times traveled abroad. World BRIEFS From wire reports UN rescinds Irans invitation to talks Associated PressGENEVA A lastminute U.N. invitation for Iran to join this weeks Syria peace talks threw the long-awaited Geneva conference into doubt Monday, forcing U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon to rescind his offer under intense U.S. pressure after the opposition threatened to boycott. With the invitation withdrawn, the main Western-backed opposition group said it would attend the talks aimed at ending Syrias ruinous three-year civil war. The opposition said the conference should seek to establish a transitional government with full executive powers in which killers and criminals do not participate. The surprise invitation, extended Sunday by the U.N. secretary-general, set off a flurry of diplomatic activity to salvage the talks. The U.S. said the offer should be rescinded, and the opposition threatened to skip the event entirely. The conference is set to begin Wednesday in the Swiss luxury resort city of Montreux, with high-ranking delegations from the United States, Russia and close to 40 other countries attending. Face-to-face negotiations between the Syrian government and its opponents the first of the uprising are to start Friday in Geneva. The uproar over Irans invitation put the entire event at risk of being scuttled. The Syrian National Coalition, which had voted late Saturday to attend after months of rancorous debate, issued an ultimatum, saying that Iran must commit publicly within hours to withdraw its troops and militias from Syria and abide by a 2012 roadmap to establish a transitional government. Otherwise, the group said, the U.N. should withdraw its invitation for Tehran to take part. The confusion surrounding the Iranian invitation underscored the tenuous nature of the diplomatic effort to end the bloody conflict, which has morphed from peaceful protests into a vicious civil war with outside powers backing rebels who are fighting not only the government but rival insurgents as well. It is not clear what exactly motivated Ban to issue the invitation, but it came hours after he said he had received assurances from Tehran that it accepted the premise of the talks. Ban Ki-moonU.N. chief. Associated PressATLANTA As the nation remembered and reflected Monday on the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., leaders and everyday Americans talked about how far the country has come in the past 50 years and how much more is to be done. At Ebenezer Baptist Church in Kings hometown of Atlanta, civil rights leaders and members of Kings own family spoke about poverty, violence, health care and voting rights, all themes from the civil rights struggle that still resonate to this day. There is much work that we must do, Kings daughter Bernice King said. Are we afraid, or are we truly committed to the work that must be done? The event in Atlanta featured music, songs and choirs and was one of many celebrations, marches, parades and community service projects held Monday across the nation to honor the slain civil rights leader. It was about 50 years ago today that King had just appeared on the cover of Time magazine as its Man of the Year, and the nation was on the cusp of passing the Civil Rights Act of 1964. King would win the Nobel Peace Prize later that year. Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal said not many states could boast a native son that merited a national holiday. But we Georgians can, he told the audience. President Barack Obama honored Kings legacy of service by helping a soup kitchen prepare its daily meals. Obama took his wife, Michelle, and daughters Malia and Sasha to DC Central Kitchen, which is a few minutes away from the White House. New York Citys new Mayor Bill de Blasio marked the day by talking about economic inequality, saying it was closing doors for hard-working people in this city and all over this country. We have a city sadly divided between those with opportunity, with the means to fully partake of that opportunity, and those whose dreams of a better life are being deferred again and again, he told an audience at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. At the King Memorial in Washington, Arthur Goff, of Frederick, Md., visited with family members. He said the holiday was often a time to catch up on chores and other things, but his 6-year-old son is getting old enough to learn more about King, and he said it was a good time to make their first visit. Associated PressElder Cal Murrell reacts to a speaker Monday during the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday commemorative service at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta. The service at the church where King preached featured prayers, songs, music and speakers. It was one of many events, including parades, marches and community service projects across the country to honor King, an Atlanta native. Speeches, marches honor Martin Luther King Jr. A nation reflects Associated PressLillian Dowe, 8, looks at a T-shirt with the image of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. during the Black Heritage Societys 36th Annual Original Martin Luther King Jr. Parade Monday in downtown Houston, Texas. Two deaths confirmed in plant explosion Ten seriously injured Associated PressOMAHA, Neb. An explosion Monday morning that brought down part of an animal feed processing plant in Omaha left two people dead and 10 others seriously hurt, authorities said. The search for bodies in the crippled International Nutrition plant progressed slowly Monday, but the death toll wasnt likely to get bigger. Omaha Police Lt. Darci Tierney said Monday evening that all 38 of the workers who were in the building at the time had been accounted for. Through much of the day, authorities declined to say how many died while they sorted out what happened. Officials said two died, 10 were hospitalized and seven were hurt but refused treatment. The other 19 workers escaped. Search-and-rescue experts worked into Monday evening to stabilize the building. It wasnt immediately clear whether their work would continue into Tuesday. We havent cleared the building yet because of the significant risk to our people, Interim Omaha Fire Chief Bernie Kanger said. Authorities dont know what caused the blast, but Kanger noted that there were no hazardous chemicals at the plant. International Nutrition makes products that are added to livestock and poultry feed to make them more nutritious. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration will determine the cause. The explosion knocked out the lights in the building and sent workers scrambling for safety.


College basketball/ B2 NBA/ B2 Scoreboard/B3 Lottery, TV/B3 Tennis/B4 NHL/B4 Sports briefs/ B4 Federer one step closer to major title No. 18. / B4 SPORTSSection BTUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Bouchard, Li into Australian Open semis Associated PressMELBOURNE, Australia Eugenie Bouchard has reached the semifinals in her first trip to the Australian Open, beating 2008 French Open champion Ana Ivanovic 7-5, 5-7, 6-2 on Tuesday to set up a showdown with fourth-seeded Li Na. The 19-year-old Bouchard, the first Canadian to reach the Australian Open semifinals, played with composure against former No. 1-ranked Ivanovic, who started the season with a title at Auckland, New Zealand, and produced a major upset to eliminate topranked Serena Williams in the fourth round. Two-time finalist Li stayed in contention for another Australian Open title match after beating Flavia Pennetta 6-2, 6-2 to advance to the semifinals at Melbourne Park. After beating two 16-year-olds in the opening rounds and saving a match point against Lucie Safarova in the third, No. 4-seeded Li was relentless in defeating the 28th-seeded Pennetta, who buried her face in her towel during a changeover while trailing 5-0 in the opening set. After saving the match point, I think I got a lot of confidence, Li said in her on-court, post-match interview. Even more belief in myself. Li lost her serve just once while leading 5-0 in the opening set and finished off the 67-minute match with an easy forehand to the open court that CR boys blank Central Jeter goes through on-field workout Associated PressTAMPA New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter has resumed on-field work for the first time since his 2013 season was cut short. The Yankees captain hit off a tee in a batting cage and fielded 108 grounders on the grass in front of the infield dirt Monday at the Yankees minor league complex. Jeter, who turns 40 in June, was limited to 17 games last year after breaking an ankle during the 2012 playoffs. I dont think about it, and thats a good thing, Jeter said. Jeter broke his left ankle Oct. 13, 2012, during the AL championship series opener against Detroit. He was limited to five games and 11 at-bats during spring training last year, stayed behind in Florida when the team broke camp for rehabilitation and broke the ankle again in April during rehabilitation. Its good to have a normal offseason and get some work in, Jeter said. Everything is normal now. Jeter missed the first 91 games of the 2013 season, then felt pain his right quadriceps when he returned July 11. He went back on the DL, returned July 28 for three games, then strained his right calf. Back in the lineup on Aug. 26, he played through Sept. 7, when he left for a pinch runner after singling against Boston. While scans of the left ankle were negative, the Yankees said four days later his season was over. Jeter wound up hitting .190 (12 for 63) with one homer and seven RBIs, playing 13 games at shortstop and four at designated hitter. Yankees pitchers, catcher and injured players start workouts Feb. 15, with the rest of the team beginning five days later. Face No. 1 seed Springstead in districts tonightTONYCASTRO CorrespondentWEEKI WACHEE No one would have blamed ninth-seeded Crystal River for mailing in Monday nights Class 3A, District 7 play-in game against eighthseeded Central. Unlike last weeks 3A-7 girls tourney at Nature Coast Technical, where only one higher seed fell in eight matches the boys event curtain raiser at Hornets Nest opened with a stunner. Hadnt Crystal River entered the match losers of eight in a row? Hadnt the Citrus County crew not solved Central in nearly 10 years or since Jan. 4, 2005, 3-2? More importantly, since that last setback to the Pirates, the Bears stood 7-0-2 over the past nine meetings. CHS had solved CRHS twice this winter: 2-0 and 3-1. Though the Bears (6-16) outshot the Pirates (4-15), 17-7, and held a definitive advantage in possession, sophomore A.J. Bass flickedin header on a gorgeous cross by Raymond Dingler with nine minutes remaining sealed the improbable upset, 1-0. The upset was CRHS second playoff win over the Bears. On Feb. 8, 2001, the Pirates had eliminated CHS at Pirate Field in the 2A-II quarterfinal, 5-1. Not that the Bears went away easy. With 4 1/2 minutes remaining, the Bears fans were elated on an apparent goal. But center official Michael Dinwiddie of the Pasco/Hernando Soccer Officials Association correctly nullified the equalizer due to an offside infraction on the play. The Pirates third shutout of the season permits CRHS to advance to todays 6 p.m. quarterfinal against well-rested and top-seeded Springstead. This one is hard to swallow, indicated CHS first-year mentor and former Lecanto standout Derrick New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter resumed on-field work Monday for the first time since his 2013 season was cut short.Associated Press Broncos-Seahawks Super Bowl pits top O, top D Associated PressPeyton Mannings Denver Broncos and Richard Shermans Seattle Seahawks were the NFLs best all season, so its fitting that theyll meet in the Super Bowl. Nobody scored as many points or gained as many yards as the Broncos. Nobody allowed as few points or gave up as few yards as the Seahawks. And nobody won as many games as those clubs, either. What a way to finish the season. When the AFC champion Broncos (15-3) play the NFC champion Seahawks (15-3) on Feb. 2 at what could be a chilly MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., it will be the first Super Bowl since 1991 pitting the leagues highest-scoring team in the regular season against the team that was scored on the least, according to STATS. Its also only the second time in the last 20 Super Bowls that the No. 1 seed in each conference reached the NFL championship game. It will be a great matchup, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said. I think its an extraordinary opportunity to go against a guy that set all the records in the history of the game. That, of course, would be Manning, the 37-year-old quarterback who is the only four-time NFL MVP and no one would be surprised if No. 5 arrives the night before the Super Bowl. He established marks by throwing for 55 touchdowns and 5,477 yards, helping Denver lead the league with 37.9 points and 457.3 yards per game. Manning is an inescapable pitchman, too, seen Sunday after Sunday during TV commercials. Hey, there he was selling cars during breaks in the broadcast of the NFC title game. Expect even more face time now. Mannings oft-told tale, certain to be repeated a million times in the coming days, includes his comeback from a series of surgical procedures to his neck, attempts to cure problems that led him to sit out the entire 2011 season. That also led the Indianapolis Colts to send him packing despite two Super Bowl appearances with that club, including a title in 2007. Its certainly well-documented what my journey the past 2 1/2 years has been, said Manning, who could become the first starting QB to lead two franchises to titles, but this teams overcome a lot of obstacles this year. None more serious, perhaps, than coach John Foxs absence for about a month because of a heart operation. Other issues included the fax faux pas that precipitated the departure of pass rusher Elvis Dumervil, star linebacker Von Millers drug-testing suspension and season-ending knee injury, and the losses of a handful of other starters on defense. Being in my 16th season, going to my third Super Bowl I know how hard it is to get there, Manning said. He threw for 400 yards and two touchdowns in a 26-16 victory over Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in the AFC championship game Sunday. Mannings offense scored on six consecutive possessions, accounted for more than 500 yards, had zero turnovers and zero sacks. Ol No. 18s opposite number in two weeks, Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson, provides a Denver quarterback Peyton Manning will lead the NFLs top-ranked offense against Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman and the leagues best defense in Super Bowl XLVIII.Associated Press Super Bowl XLVIIISunday, Feb. 2 At East Rutherford, N.J. Denver (15-3) vs. Seattle (15-3) 6:30 p.m. (FOX) See GIVES/ Page B3 Li Na makes a backhand return to Flavia Pennetta during their quarterfinal Tuesday at the Australian Open in Melbourne, Australia. Li won in two sets to reach the semifinals.Associated Press See PIRATES/ Page B3 See TENNIS/ Page B3


Nets breeze past Knicks Associated PressATLANTA Paul Millsap scored 26 points and the Atlanta Hawks overcame LeBron James 30 points to beat the Miami Heat 121-114 on Monday night. DeMarre Carroll added 19 points and Pero Antic had 17 for the Hawks, who snapped a nine-game losing streak in their series with the Heat. Chris Bosh had 21 points for Miami, which was without Dwyane Wade for the second straight game. James sank back-to-back 3-pointers midway through the final period to give Miami its first lead of the second half at 107-104. The Hawks regrouped to lead 112-108 following two free throws by Millsap. The Hawks led 116-111 when a missed layup by Atlantas Shelvin Mack set up James three-point play to cut the lead to two points. Kyle Korver, who had 12 points, answered with a 3-pointer.Nets 103, Knicks 80NEW YORK Joe Johnson scored 25 points and the Brooklyn Nets sent the Knicks to a fourth straight loss with a 103-80 victory, evening this seasons New York rivalry at a game apiece. Making a triumphant return from London, the Nets improved to 7-1 in 2014 and avenged last months blowout loss with a romp of their own. Andray Blatche had 19 points and 12 rebounds, and Alan Anderson scored 15 points for the Nets. Carmelo Anthony had 26 points and 12 rebounds for the Knicks.Clippers 112, Pistons 103AUBURN HILLS, Mich. DeAndre Jordan had 16 points and 21 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers breezed to a 112-103 victory over the Detroit Pistons. Blake Griffin added 25 points and Jamal Crawford scored 26 for the Clippers, who are now 6-2 since losing star point guard Chris Paul to a shoulder injury. J.J. Redick added 20 points for Los Angeles, including two four-point plays when the Pistons fouled him beyond the arc. Rodney Stuckey scored 29 points for Detroit and Josh Smith added 24.Mavericks 102, Cavaliers 97CLEVELAND Monta Ellis scored 22 points, Shawn Marion added 18 and the Dallas Mavericks held off a late Cleveland rally to beat the Cavaliers 102-97. Kyrie Irving led Cleveland with 26 points. Luol Deng, acquired from Chicago on Jan. 7, scored 20 points in his first home game with the Cavaliers while Anderson Varejao had 18 points with 21 rebounds.Wizards 107, 76ers 99WASHINGTON Bradley Beal scored 22 points with nine rebounds and eight assists, Marcin Gortat had 19 points and 11 rebounds and the Washington Wizards reached .500 for the fourth time this season with a 107-99 win over the Philadelphia 76ers. Michael Carter-Williams led Philadelphia, which has lost seven of eight, with 31. Thaddeus Young had 18. Spencer Hawes had 11 points and tied his season high with 14 rebounds.Bobcats 100, Raptors 95CHARLOTTE, N.C. Al Jefferson had 22 points and 19 rebounds, and the Bobcats held on to win 100-95 and beat the Toronto Raptors for the seventh straight time in Charlotte. DeMar Derozan had 25 points and Kyle Lowry had 21 for the Atlantic Division-leading Raptors, who fell back to .500 on the season after their fourth straight road loss.Pelicans 95, Grizzlies 92MEMPHIS, Tenn. Anthony Davis scored 21 of his 27 points in the second half and grabbed 10 rebounds as the New Orleans Pelicans snapped their eight-game losing streak with a 95-92 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies. Tyreke Evans added 15 points, 11 of them in the fourth quarter. He also had seven assists. Zach Randolph led the Grizzlies with 23 points and a season-high 20 rebounds as Memphis saw an end to its five-game winning streak.Rockets 126, Trail Blazers 113HOUSTON Chandler Parsons scored a seasonhigh 31 points and Dwight Howard added 24 points to lead the Houston Rockets to a 126-113 win over Portland that snapped the Trail Blazers five-game winning streak. James Harden added 22 points and had five assists and Patrick Beverley returned from a broken hand to score 17 points. Parsons added 10 rebounds and seven assists while finishing one point shy of his career-high. LaMarcus Aldridge had 27 points and 20 rebounds for the Trail Blazerss. Damian Lillard added 24 points and Wesley Matthews had 18.Bulls 102, Lakers 100, OTCHICAGO Taj Gibson made a layup at the buzzer in overtime, lifting the Chicago Bulls to a 102-100 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers. With nine-tenths of a second left, Mike Dunleavy inbounded from underneath the basket and found Gibson cutting down the middle. The athletic forward then muscled toward the hoop for the winning basket, which was confirmed by a video review by the officials. Joakim Noah had 17 points and 21 rebounds for Chicago (20-20), which has won eight of 10 to get back to .500 for the first time since Nov. 27. D.J. Augustin had a season-high 27 points, and Jimmy Butler finished with 13 points and 11 rebounds. Nick Young had 31 points for the Lakers (16-26), including a tying baseline jumper with 6 seconds left in overtime.B2TUESDAY, JANUARY21, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEBASKETBALL 000H6BO Hawks top Heat Nebraska stuns No. 17 Ohio St. Creighton hits 21 3s in 96-68 win over No. 4 Nova Associated PressOMAHA, Neb. Shavon Shields scored 18 points and Terran Petteway had 13 of his 18 in the second half to lead Nebraska to a 68-62 upset of No. 17 Ohio State on Monday night, the Buckeyes fourth straight loss. The Cornhuskers (9-8, 1-5 Big Ten), who ended a five-game losing streak, survived after squandering a 14-point first-half lead. They used a 16-5 run late in the second half to regain control and made 13 of their last 16 free throws to hold off the Buckeyes (15-4, 2-4). It was Nebraskas first win in 16 games against ranked opponents and prompted the student section to pour onto the court after the final buzzer. The Buckeyes have lost four straight for the first time since 2007-08. The Buckeyes beat Nebraska by 31 points on Jan. 4 and havent won since. Deverell Biggs added 11 points for the Huskers. Aaron Craft scored 12 points, LaQuinton Ross added 11 and Lenzelle Smith Jr. had 10 for the Buckeyes.Creighton 96, No. 4 Villanova 68PHILADELPHIA Ethan Wragge tied a school record with nine 3-pointers for all 27 points, Doug McDermott hit five 3s and scored 23 points, and Creighton set a team mark with 21 3-pointers in a 96-68 victory over No. 4 Villanova. The Bluejays (16-3, 6-1 Big East) topped the school record of 20 3s set in 2005 against Chattanooga. Kyle Korver hit nine 3s against Evansville on Jan. 15, 2003. The Bluejays set a Big East record for most 3s in a game. They hit their first nine 3s and never looked back against Villanova (16-2, 5-1) which had romped its way toward its highest ranking in four years. They made 21 of 35 3-pointers. Wragge hit eight 3s in the first half and Creighton built a 28-point lead. Arizona, Syracuse top two teamsArizona (18-0) and Syracuse (18-0) are the top two teams in The Associated Press Top 25 for a seventh straight week. Michigan State moved up one place to third while Villanova jumped two spots to fourth. Wichita State, at 19-0 the only other unbeaten in Division I, stayed fifth and was followed by Florida, San Diego State, Kansas, Wisconsin and Iowa. Kansas has beaten three straight ranked opponents and jumped from 15th to No. 8. Michigan, at No. 21, and Kansas State, at 22nd, moved into the poll this week, replacing Creighton, Colorado and UCLA. There was a tie for 25th last week. See Page B3 for the complete poll.From wire reports Associated PressMiamis LeBron James dunks Monday against the Atlanta Hawks in Atlanta. The Hawks won 121-114, despite 30 points by James. Irish top Lady Vols 86-70 Associated PressKNOXVILLE, Tenn. Kayla McBride scored 22 points to lead five players in double figures and No. 2 Notre Dame erased an early 12-point deficit to beat No. 11 Tennessee 86-70 on Monday night. Since losing the first 20 games in this series, Notre Dame has beaten Tennessee four straight years by an average margin of 17 points. Michaela Mabrey and Natalie Achonwa each added 15 points for Notre Dame (17-0), which hit 10 of 20 3-pointers. Meighan Simmons scored 23 points for Tennessee (14-4), which shot 8 of 32 in the second half. Isabelle Harrison had 13 points and 16 rebounds. Ariel Massengale had 14.No. 4 Stanford 80, No. 14 ASU 56TEMPE, Ariz. Chiney Ogwumike scored 30 points and grabbed 16 rebounds, leading No. 4 Stanford past No. 14 Arizona State 80-56, the Cardinals 15th consecutive victory over the Sun Devils. Stanford (17-1, 6-0 Pac-12) turned the game into a rout against the Sun Devils (14-3, 4-2), who were coming off a win over then-No. 15 California. Taylor Greenfield scored 14 and Lili Thompson and Karlie Samuelson 11 apiece for Stanford, which won in its 60th consecutive conference road game. Katie Hempen scored 13 and Sophie Bruner 12 for the Sun Devils, who shot just 32 percent to the Cardinals 54 percent.No. 19 Cal 79, Arizona 64TUCSON, Ariz. Brittany Boyd and Reshanda Gray did it all for No. 19 California, scoring 24 and 20 respectively, as the Golden Bears beat Arizona 79-64. Gray grabbed 12 rebounds and Boyd pulled down five more, had seven assists and four steals for California (13-4, 5-1 Pac-12). Arizona (4-13, 0-6) got 16 points apiece from LaBrittney Jones, Carissa Crutchfield and Erica Barnes. UConn women remain No. 1Connecticut stays No. 1 in The Associated Press poll after two more doubledigit victories over ranked opponents. Notre Dame, Duke, Stanford and Louisville followed the unbeaten Huskies, with the first five teams unchanged in Mondays vote. Maryland, North Carolina, Oklahoma State, Kentucky and South Carolina round out the top 10. West Virginia jumped in at No. 18, continuing to win impressively. Gonzaga rejoined the poll at No. 25 while Rutgers and Colorado fell out. See Page B3 for the complete poll.From wire reports


SCOREBOARDCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE Pennetta could only watch flat-footed from a distance. Li, who lost to Victoria Azarenka in the 2013 final and to Kim Clijsters in 2011, will next play Bouchard. Two-time defending champion Victoria Azarenka is on the other side of the draw. Azarenka, who is attempting to win her third consecutive title here, plays her quarterfinal match against Agnieszka Radwanska on Wednesday. Simona Halep will play Dominika Cibulkova, who beat Maria Sharapova in the fourth round, in another quarterfinal on the same day. Later today, No. 3 David Ferrer played No. 7 Tomas Berdych in the first mens quarterfinal. In a night match on Rod Laver Arena, Novak Djokovic continued his quest for a fourth consecutive Australian Open title with a quarterfinal match against No. 8 Stanislas Wawrinka. The other half of the mens draw plays its quarterfinals on Wednesday when top-ranked Rafael Nadal takes on Grigor Dimitrov and Wimbledon champion Andy Murray plays 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer. real contrast as he seeks his and the Seahawks first Super Bowl trophy. Wilson is 6 inches shorter, 12 years younger, a skilled scrambler in only his second pro season after slipping to the third round of the draft; hes a guy who had to transfer colleges to get playing time and thought about pursuing a baseball career instead. Any time you get to the Super Bowl, Wilson said after Seattle beat the San Francisco 49ers 23-17 on Sunday, its a special time. Other members of the Seahawks getting the chance to introduce themselves to a wide audience include rugged running back Marshawn Lynch fans tossed packs of his favorite candy, Skittles, onto the field after a 40-yard TD run in the third quarter and Carroll, a rah-rah sort who was a title-winning college coach at Southern California. And maybe, just maybe, some of Mannings less-heralded defensive teammates the ones who clamped down on New Englands running game Sunday and limited Brady much of the afternoon will get their chance to shine, too. Seattles defense, led by Sherman, allowed an average of 14.4 points and 273.6 yards, and topped the NFL in takeaways. On Sunday, the Seahawks forced three turnovers in the fourth quarter alone, including a victory-sealing interception by Malcolm Smith after Sherman stretched his left hand to tip Colin Kaepernicks pass away from receiver Michael Crabtree in the end zone. Im the best corner in the game, said Sherman, an All-Pro. When you try me with a sorry receiver like Crabtree, thats the result youre going to get. Seattles only other trip to the big game ended with a loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2006. Denver will be playing in its seventh Super Bowl and eyeing a third title, to go with those from 1998 and 1999, when current executive John Elway was the QB. In addition to Elway, Manning can match his younger brother Eli with a second Super Bowl crown. Eli, a spectator on Sunday in Denver, won two trophies with the New York Giants, whose stadium hosts this years Super Bowl, the first to be played outdoors at a cold-weather site. GIVESContinued from Page B1 TENNISContinued from Page B1 On the AIRWAVES TODAYS SPORTS MENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL 6 a.m. (ESPNU) North Carolina at Virginia (taped) 7 p.m. (ESPN) Indiana at Michigan State 7 p.m. (ESPN2) Kansas State at Texas 7 p.m. (ESPNU) Missouri at LSU 9 p.m. (ESPN) Texas A&M at Kentucky 9 p.m. (ESPNU) Georgia Tech at Boston College 9 p.m. (FS1) Butler at Providence 3 a.m. (ESPNU) Texas A&M at Kentucky (same-day tape) NBA BASKETBALL 7:30 p.m. (FSNFL) Orlando Magic at Brooklyn Nets 7:30 p.m. (NBA, SUN) Boston Celtics at Miami Heat WOMENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. (FS1) Oklahoma at Iowa State BICYCLING 4:30 p.m. (NBCSPT) Tour Down Under, Stage 1 (taped) NHL HOCKEY 1 p.m. (NHL) St. Louis Blues at Detroit Red Wings (taped) 3 p.m. (NHL) Los Angeles Kings at Boston Bruins (taped) 8 p.m. (NBCSPT) Minnesota Wild at Dallas Stars AUSTRALIAN OPEN TENNIS 3 p.m. (ESPN2) Men's and Women's Quarterfinals (taped) 7 p.m. (TENNIS) Men's and Women's Quarterfinals 9 p.m. (ESPN2) Men's and Women's Quarterfinals 3:30 a.m. (ESPN2) Quarterfinal 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 BASKETBALL 7 p.m. Crystal River at Dunnellon 7:30 p.m. Seven Rivers at Hernando Christian GIRLS BASKETBALL 6 p.m. Seven Rivers at Hernando Christian 6 p.m. Crystal River at Williston 7 p.m. Citrus at South Sumter 7:30 p.m. Hernando at Lecanto BOYS SOCCER District 3A-7 tournament at Weeki Wachee High School 2 p.m. No. 2 Citrus vs. No. 7 Hudson 6 p.m. No. 1 Springstead vs. No. 9 Crystal River GIRLS WEIGHTLIFTING 4 p.m. Citrus in Sectional qualifying meet at River Ridge Mens AP Top 25The top 25 teams in The Associated Press college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Jan. 19, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last weeks ranking: RecordPtsPrv 1. Arizona (61)18-01,6211 2. Syracuse (4)18-01,5592 3. Michigan St.17-11,4974 4. Villanova16-11,3776 5. Wichita St.19-01,3685 6. Florida15-21,3037 7. San Diego St.16-11,21110 8. Kansas13-41,11715 9. Wisconsin16-21,0743 10. Iowa15-31,04114 11. Oklahoma St.15-39719 12. Louisville16-380418 13. UMass16-178116 14. Kentucky13-476913 15. Cincinnati17-273619 16. Iowa St.14-36448 17. Ohio St.15-354911 18. Duke14-444723 19. Saint Louis17-242124 20. Pittsburgh16-241922 21. Michigan13-4362 22. Kansas St.14-4221 23. Memphis13-420117 24. Baylor13-417012 25. Oklahoma14-411125 Others receiving votes: Creighton 98, UConn 62, Gonzaga 59, California 44, Colorado 26, UCLA 23, Harvard 12, George Washington 8, Missouri 6, Texas 5, Xavier 4, SMU 2, New Mexico 1, Virginia 1.USA Today Top 25The top 25 teams in the USA Today mens college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Jan. 19, points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and previous ranking: RecordPtsPvs 1. Arizona (30)18-07981 2. Syracuse (2)18-07692 3. Michigan State17-17364 4. Wichita State19-06955 5. Villanova16-16576 6. Florida15-26397 7. San Diego State16-159411 8. Wisconsin16-25063 9. Louisville16-349314 10. Iowa15-345516 11. Kansas13-445418 12. UMass16-144415 12. Oklahoma State15-34448 14. Kentucky13-437112 15. Ohio State15-33269 16. Cincinnati17-225323 17. Iowa State14-324610 18. Duke14-424520 19. Pittsburgh16-221821 20. Saint Louis17-2176 21. Gonzaga16-314024 22. Memphis13-413417 23. Baylor13-412913 24. Creighton15-39919 25. Michigan13-488 25. Oklahoma14-488 Others receiving votes: Kansas State 81, California 23, Colorado 18, Missouri 16, UConn 12, Virginia 12, Oregon 11, George Washington 7, UCLA 7, Southern Miss. 5, Texas 5, Toledo 3, Harvard 1, Stephen F. Austin 1, Xavier 1.Womens AP Top 25The top 25 teams in The Associated Press womens college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Jan. 19, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last weeks ranking: RecordPtsPrv 1. UConn (36)19-09001 2. Notre Dame16-08472 3. Duke18-18243 4. Stanford16-18104 5. Louisville18-17425 6. Maryland16-17356 7. North Carolina16-36429 8. Oklahoma St.16-161311 9. Kentucky15-359210 10. South Carolina17-25678 11. Tennessee14-355712 12. Baylor14-35517 13. Penn St.13-442216 14. Arizona St.15-240319 15. LSU14-434114 16. Vanderbilt16-334024 17. Texas A&M15-430625 18. West Virginia16-2255 19. California12-424415 20. Iowa St.14-319013 21. Nebraska13-417018 22. Purdue13-516622 23. NC State16-316120 24. Florida St.14-48417 25. Gonzaga16-375 Others receiving votes: Middle Tennessee 41, Michigan St. 36, Colorado 20, Michigan 19, Rutgers 19, St. Johns 7, San Diego 4, Bowling Green 3, Indiana 3, Chattanooga 2, Saint Josephs 2, Southern Cal 2, DePaul 1, Georgia Tech 1, Iowa 1, Saint Marys (Cal) 1, Wichita St. 1.NBA standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division WLPctGB Toronto2020.500 Brooklyn1722.4362 New York1526.3665 Boston1428.3337 Philadelphia1328.3177 Southeast Division WLPctGB Miami 2912.707 Atlanta 2119.5257 Washington2020.5008 Charlotte1825.41912 Orlando1130.26818 Central Division WLPctGB Indiana 327.821 Chicago2020.50012 Detroit 1724.41516 Cleveland1526.36618 Milwaukee733.17525 WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division WLPctGB San Antonio329.780 Houston2815.6515 Dallas 2518.5818 Memphis2020.50011 New Orleans1624.40015 Northwest Division WLPctGB Portland3110.756 Oklahoma City3110.756 Denver 2020.50010 Minnesota1921.47511 Utah 1428.33317 Pacific Division WLPctGB L.A. Clippers2914.674 Golden State2616.6192 Phoenix2317.5754 L.A. Lakers1626.38112 Sacramento1425.35913 Mondays Games Dallas 102, Cleveland 97 L.A. Clippers 112, Detroit 103 Washington 107, Philadelphia 99 Charlotte 100, Toronto 95 Brooklyn 103, New York 80 New Orleans 95, Memphis 92 Atlanta 121, Miami 114 Chicago 102, L.A. Lakers 100, OT Houston 126, Portland 113 Indiana at Golden State, late Todays Games Orlando at Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m. Boston at Miami, 7:30 p.m. Portland at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m. Sacramento at New Orleans, 8 p.m. Minnesota at Utah, 9 p.m. Wednesdays Games Atlanta at Orlando, 7 p.m. Boston at Washington, 7 p.m. Chicago at Cleveland, 7 p.m. L.A. Clippers at Charlotte, 7 p.m. Dallas at Toronto, 7 p.m. Philadelphia at New York, 7:30 p.m. Sacramento at Houston, 8 p.m. Detroit at Milwaukee, 8 p.m. Oklahoma City at San Antonio, 8 p.m. Indiana at Phoenix, 10:30 p.m.NHL standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Boston493115365141109 Tampa Bay502916563146123 Montreal492717559126120 Toronto512620557145154 Detroit4921181052122134 Ottawa492119951139155 Florida491923745116148 Buffalo47132773386133 Metropolitan Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Pittsburgh493413270157120 N.Y. Rangers512721357128128 Philadelphia502519656137144 Columbus482420452138135 Washington492219852142150 New Jersey5020191151115123 Carolina482019949117137 N.Y. Islanders512024747142166 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Chicago513281175184139 St. Louis483310571170108 Colorado483112567142122 Minnesota512719559125125 Nashville512222751125152 Dallas 492120850137152 Winnipeg502223549141150 Pacific Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Anaheim51379579175126 San Jose493112668158121 Los Angeles502915664128103 Vancouver502516959127127 Phoenix492317955141149 Calgary 491626739109156 Edmonton511530636131181 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Mondays Games N.Y. Islanders 4, Philadelphia 3, SO Boston 3, Los Angeles 2 Florida 5, Pittsburgh 1 St. Louis 4, Detroit 1 Nashville 4, Dallas 1 Toronto 4, Phoenix 2 Calgary at San Jose, late Todays Games Florida at Buffalo, 7 p.m. St. Louis at New Jersey, 7 p.m. N.Y. Islanders at N.Y. Rangers, 7 p.m. Carolina at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Ottawa at Washington, 7 p.m. Los Angeles at Columbus, 7 p.m. Minnesota at Dallas, 8 p.m. Toronto at Colorado, 9 p.m. Vancouver at Edmonton, 9:30 p.m. Winnipeg at Anaheim, 10 p.m. Wednesdays Games Montreal at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. Chicago at Detroit, 8 p.m. Phoenix at Calgary, 9:30 p.m.Australian OpenTuesday, At Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia, Purse: $29.72 million (Grand Slam), Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Women Quarterfinals Li Na (4), China, def. Flavia Pennetta (28), Italy, 6-2, 6-2. Eugenie Bouchard (30), Canada, def. Ana Ivanovic (14), Serbia, 5-7, 7-5, 6-2. Doubles Mixed Second Round Zheng Jie, China, and Scott Lipsky, United States, def. Anna-Lena Groenefeld, and Alexander Peya (1), Austria, 2-6, 7-6 (5), 10-5. Legends Doubles Round Robin Men Jonas Bjorkman and Thomas Enqvist, Sweden, def. Guy Forget and Henri Leconte, France, 6-3, 7-6 (8). Joshua Eagle and Andrew Florent, Australia, def. Wayne Ferreira, South Africa, and Goran Ivanisevic, Croatia, 7-6 (3), 1-6, 10-7. Junior Singles Boys Second Round Quentin Halys (7), France, def. Oliver Anderson, Australia, 7-5, 6-1. Omar Jasika, Australia, def. Lucas Miedler (13), Austria, 6-1, 6-4. Marcelo Zormann da Silva (15), Brazil, def. Ilya Vasilyev, Russia, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-4. Lee Duckhee (12), South Korea, def. Andrea Pellegrino, Italy, 6-1, 3-6, 6-1. Chung Hyeon (11), South Korea, def. Akira Santillan, Australia, 6-1, 6-2. Alexander Zverev (1), Germany, def. Ryotero Matsumura, Japan, 4-6, 6-2, 9-7. Daniil Medvedev (8), Russia, def. Sun Fajing, China, 6-4, 6-0. Petros Chrysochos, Cyprus, def. Alex Molcan, Slovakia, 6-7 (3), 7-6 (2), 6-2. Girls Second Round Naiktha Bains, Australia, def. Anastasia Shaulskaya, Russia, 6-2, 6-2. Jelena Ostapenko (6), Latvia, def. Margot Yerolymos, France, 7-6 (5), 6-2. Elizaveta Kulichkova (4), Russia, def. Lizette Cabrera, Australia, 6-1, 6-3. Isabelle Wallace, Britain, def. Natalie Novotna, Czech Republic, 6-2, 6-1. Jana Fett, Croatia, def. Xu Shilin (5), China, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5. Destanee Aiava, Australia, def. Katrine Steffensen (14), United States, 5-7, 6-2, 6-1. Florida LOTTERY Here are the winning numbers selected Monday in the Florida Lottery: Players should verify winning numbers by calling 850-487-7777 or at winning numbers and payouts: Fantasy 5: 4 7 14 24 32 5-of-53 winners$63,617.78 4-of-5320$96 3-of-58,974$9.50 CASH 3 (early) 0 7 7 CASH 3 (late) 1 3 4 PLAY 4 (early) 1 1 6 4 PLAY 4 (late) 3 9 7 2 FANTASY 5 10 13 15 18 34TUESDAY, JANUARY21, 2014 B3 Smith. Sometimes the ball doesnt roll your way. We possessed and had opportunities, but if you dont execute (in scoring), this is what happens. Its tough to beat a team three times, he added. They took one away from us tonight. CRHS eighth-year skipper Bobby Verlato was ecstatic. This was huge, he said. We were down four starters and started eight underclassmen those guys deserve all the credit. Our defense definitely came through. We earned the right to play Springstead tomorrow. My hat goes off to the team. Our goal was incredible, noted the benefactor, 17-year-old Pirate goalie Kyle Kidd. Dingler deserves credit. He had one shot hit the post and set up a couple others. We were in this from the beginning it was nice to see that intensity. Pirate midfielder Jacob Penn effectively directed traffic, especially on the defensive side. Defensively, I thought we controlled the game, said the 16-year-old Penn. We defended them inside. A win like this feels real good. I sprained my ankle last week and it still hurts, described the 16-yearold Bass, following his team-leading eighth goal of the season. Dinglers cross was perfect: right at my head. Tonights a big win for all the underclassmen. PIRATESContinued from Page B1 Associated PressEugenie Bouchard plays a shot against Ana Ivanovic during their quarterfinal match Tuesday at the Australian Open in Melbourne, Australia. Bouchard reached the semifinals with a three-set victory.


B4TUESDAY, JANUARY21, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS Panthers snap Penguins home win streak Islanders score rare win over Philadelphia Associated PressPITTSBURGH Drew Shore scored twice for the first multigoal game of his career and the Florida Panthers ended Pittsburghs club-record 13-game home winning streak with a 5-1 win on Monday night. Jonathan Huberdeau, Dmitry Kulikov and Shawn Matthias also scored for the Panthers, who beat Pittsburgh for the second time in three meetings this season. Scott Clemmensen stopped 35 shots in his first start in three weeks. Matt Niskanen scored the only goal for the Penguins as Pittsburgh lost at home for the first time since Nov. 13. Marc-Andre Fleury made 23 saves but lost for only the fourth time in his past 37 starts at Consol Energy Center.Islanders 4, Flyers 3, SOUNIONDALE, N.Y. Kyle Okposo scored the tying goal on a power play late in regulation and then netted the decisive tally in the shootout for the New York Islanders, who rallied past Philadelphia 4-3 to earn a rare win over the Flyers. The Islanders used a dominant third period to erase a 3-1 deficit and force overtime. Frans Nielsen and John Tavares also scored in the four-round shootout against Ray Emery, who made 40 saves through overtime. Anders Nilsson turned aside Vincent Lecavalier and Sean Couturier in the tiebreaker to help the Islanders avoid a four-game, seasonseries sweep versus the Flyers.Bruins 3, Kings 2BOSTON Brad Marchand continued his recent hot scoring stretch with a pair of goals, lifting the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 win over the Los Angeles Kings. Marchand, who also had two in Bostons shootout loss in Chicago on Sunday, has scored six in his past four games. Bostons backup goaltender Chad Johnson made 21 saves. Willie Mitchell and Jeff Carter scored for the Kings. Jonathan Quick stopped 20 shots.Blues 4, Red Wings 1DETROIT Magnus Paarjarvi, Barret Jackman, Kevin Shattenkirk and Jay Bouwmeester scored to give the St. Louis Blues a 4-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings. Alex Steen added two assists and Jaroslav Halak made 22 saves for the Blues. Gustav Nyquist scored for Detroit. Jimmy Howard stopped 22 shots before being replaced by Petr Mrazek midway through the second period because of a lower-body injury. Mrazek made 13 saves. Jackman and Shattenkirk scored 1:20 apart early in the second period to put the Blues up 3-1.Predators 4, Stars 1NASHVILLE, Tenn. Roman Josi had a goal and an assist to lead the Nashville Predators to a 4-1 victory over the Dallas Stars. Nick Spaling, Shea Weber, and Mike Fisher also scored for Nashville, which has won three of four. Cody Eakin scored for Dallas, losers of nine of 10. It was the only shot to get by Nashville goaltender Carter Hutton, who made 35 saves in the game.Maple Leafs 4, Coyotes 2GLENDALE, Ariz. Jonathan Bernier stopped 39 shots and the Toronto Maple Leafs had another big scoring night to beat the Phoenix Coyotes 4-2 for their first five-game winning streak in seven years. Phil Kessel had a goal and an assist to extend his points streak to six games for Toronto, which last won five straight from Jan.-Feb., 2007. Jake Gardiner and Nazem Kadri each had a goal and an assist, and Carl Gunnarsson scored his first goal in nearly a year. The Maple Leafs have 20 goals during their winning streak. Antoine Vermette also scored a short-handed goal for Phoenix, which had numerous near-misses. Associated PressFloridas Brian Campbell, left, collides with Pittsburghs Sidney Crosby during the first period Monday in Pittsburgh. SPORTS BRIEFSBelichick: Welker tried to take out TalibFOXBOROUGH, Mass. Patriots coach Bill Belichick said Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker deliberately tried to take out cornerback Aqib Talib when they collided in the AFC championship game. Talib hurt his knee on the play early in the second quarter and missed the rest of the game. Denver beat New England 26-16 on Sunday to advance to the Super Bowl. Belichick called the play one of the worst hes seen and said Welker made no attempt to get open. On the play, Peyton Mannings pass to Demaryius Thomas fell incomplete. Welker spent the previous six years with the Patriots before signing with the Broncos before the season. He said he was trying to get Talib to go behind him as the two headed for each other across the middle.Colts QB Luck headed to Pro BowlINDIANAPOLIS Colts quarterback Andrew Luck has been chosen to play in the Pro Bowl this weekend, replacing Seattles Russell Wilson. It is the second consecutive selection to the NFLs all-star game for Luck, who will join teammates Robert Mathis and Matt Overton in Sundays game in Honolulu. Wilson will be playing in the Super Bowl a week later.Isner, Querrey, Bryans on US Davis Cup rosterSAN DIEGO Despite an early exit at the Australian Open because of an injured right ankle, John Isner is on the U.S. roster for its first-round matches against Wimbledon champion Andy Murray and Britain. Joining him on the American roster announced Monday by U.S. captain Jim Courier are Sam Querrey and the doubles team of twins Bob and Mike Bryan. The Davis Cup matches are Jan. 31 through Feb. 2 at a temporary court set up in left field at the San Diego Padres baseball stadium.From wire reports Federer returns to Australian Open quarters Associated PressMELBOURNE, Australia When the draw for the Australian Open was made, it wasnt Roger Federer who was being widely touted as the prime contender to claim an 18th major title. All that hype surrounded Serena Williams, but she was knocked out in the fourth round. Federer is still three match wins away from that milestone, but after his 6-3, 7-5, 6-4 demolition of No. 10-seeded Jo-Wilfried Tsonga on Monday night, its clear hes up for the challenge. On a day when No. 3 Maria Sharapova was upset by No. 20 Dominika Cibulkova, following top-ranked Williams out of the tournament and opening up the womens draw for defending champion Victoria Azarenka, the leading male contenders on the heavily stacked top half advanced to the quarterfinals. Progressing along with Federer were topranked Rafael Nadal, who had a 7-6 (3), 7-5, 7-6 (3) win over Kei Nishikori though he was broken twice and got a time violation in the third set and Wimbledon champion Andy Murray, who overcame a racket-smashing, frustrating finish to the third set to beat Stephane Robert 6-1, 6-2, 6-7 (6), 6-2. Now for the harder part. Federer is back in the quarterfinals of a Grand Slam for the first time since last years French Open equaling Jimmy Connors Open-era record with his 41st trip to the last eight in a major. He next plays Murray, a three-time Australian Open finalist. A win could set up a semifinal against Nadal, who next plays first-time major quarterfinalist Grigor Dimitrov. A win there for Federer would likely set up a final against three-time defending champion Novak Djokovic the only other man who has won four Australian titles in the Open era. Djokovic is playing his quarterfinal today against No. 8 Stan Wawrinka. Its a tough thing to do. I dont know if its been done before, sixth-seeded Federer said of his tough road to the title. Then again, if you dont embrace that challenge, you might as well not enter the draw. You might as well stay at home and watch other guys battle it out. Thats what I like. I like playing the best ... and you need to take it to them. Federer certainly did that against Tsonga, barely dropping a point on serve in the first set and putting the 2008 Australian Open finalist under pressure right away with an early break. The 32-year-old Swiss star was so relentless that Tsonga, aggravated at not being able to threaten Federer at all, screamed and smacked a ball into the crowd after losing an exchange of close volleys. From Tsongas side, it looked like he was facing the Federer of old before the crisis of confidence, the new racket, and before his record streak of reaching the quarterfinals at 36 consecutive majors came to a halt with a shocking second-round defeat at Wimbledon. No, I was not surprised because, you know, when you play Roger, you expect him at this level, Tsonga said. You know hes able to play like this, so you always expect it. Since winning his last Australian title in 2010, Federer has lost in the semifinals each year at Melbourne Park including last years defeat to Murray, who has an 11-9 edge in head-to-heads. Its good to see he took care of his draw, and here we are again, Federer said. Im looking forward to the match, I must say. We had an interesting year last year with some ups and downs. Its a good start to the season for both of us already. Murray had minor back surgery in September and is keeping his expectations in check in only his second tournament since. I said at the start of the tournament, I cant honestly say my expectations are as high as if Id been playing for the last four months, Murray said. But Im not far away from winning the event. Anyones thats in the quarters is close. Azarenka became a big favorite to win a third consecutive Australian title when Sharapova, returning from a long layoff with a right shoulder injury, lost 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 to Cibulkova in the first match of the day. Cibulkova completed a set of major quarterfinals with her best run in Australia and will next meet No. 11 Simona Halep. Azarenka played the second match on Rod Laver Arena and extended her winning streak at Melbourne Park to 18 with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over No. 13-seeded Sloane Stephens, whom she also beat in a contentious semifinal last year. She will next play No. 5 Agnieszka Radwanska, who finished off day eight with a 6-1, 6-3 win over Garbine Muguruza. Associated PressRoger Federer leaps for a backhand shot to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga during their fourth-round match Monday at the Australian Open in Melbourne, Australia. Federer advanced to the quarterfinals with a 6-3, 7-5, 6-4 victory over the No. 10 seed. Canucks Tortorella suspended 15 daysNEW YORK The NHL has suspended Vancouver coach John Tortorella without pay for 15 days for his conduct after a brawl between the Canucks and the Calgary Flames. Tortorella went to Calgarys locker room at intermission following the first period Saturday night, which began with several fights and four game misconducts per team. Tortorellas suspension runs through Feb. 2. He will miss six games starting with Tuesday night at Edmonton. Tortorella blamed Flames coach Bob Hartley for starting his fourth line, saying he couldnt put star players Daniel and Henrik Sedin at risk just to deflate the situation. Hartley was fined $25,000 by the NHL. From wire reports


HEALTH& LIFE Section CTUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Inside:Best Friend Fest planned for Feb. 1/C6 000GZGB C E R V I C A A N L C E RAs cancer goes, cervical cancer affects about 12,000 women in the U.S., which isnt a large number, but even one is too many especially if that one is you or a woman you love. The good news is, cervical cancer is one of the most easily prevented and successfully treated cancers when caught early. Other preventative measures include regular Pap smears, not smoking, using condoms during sex and limiting the number of sexual partners. Further info. For more information, go online to cancer or Cancer.govWith January as Cervical Health Awareness Month, her e are six facts you need to know: Causes. Youve heard of HPV? The human papilloma virus (HPV), a common sexually transmitted virus, is the main cause of cervical cancer. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), at least half of all sexually active people will get HPV at some time in their lives, but only a few women will get cervical cancer. Most cases of HPV go away on their own. Risks. Beginning sexual activity at a young age raises a womans risk, as well as multiple partners. Other risks include smoking, using birth control pills for five years or longer, having given birth to three or more children and having HIV. Tests. The most common test for pre-cancerous cervical cell changes is a Pap smear that tests cells taken from the cervix during a physical gynecological exam. Regular Pap smears every one to three years are recommended for women age 21 to 65. Pap tests are often not necessary for women older than 65 who have a history of normal Pap tests and/or have had their cervix removed as part of a total hysterectomy for a non-cancerous condition. Another test is the HPV test, also a cell smear test, which tests for the HPV virus. Symptoms. Early cervical cancer may not exhibit symptoms, which is why regular screenings are recommended. With advanced cancer, abnormal vaginal bleeding or discharge may be present. Prevention. The HPV vaccine protects against the types of HPV that most often cause cervical cancer. The vaccine can be given to girls as young as 9 and is often recommended for sexually active girls and women. information compiled by Nancy Kennedy


Over the past few weeks we have discussed the importance of aggressive management of pain in cancer patients. Whether this pain is due to the malignancy or is a side effect of the treatment, aggressive pain management is necessary in these patients to improve their quality of life and to also assist in the continuation of their therapy. Today we will begin a discussion of the various agents available for the management of pain beginning with many over the counter preparations and we will also discuss some non-narcotic prescription alternatives. During the initial evaluation of pain, it is very important to ascertain how severe the pain is. This will dictate the strength and type of medication which is initiated to help control the pain. If the pain is mild to moderate in nature, many over-thecounter preparations are available to try in an attempt to control this pain. These medications, such as acetaminophen (Tylenol), aspirin, or ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin IB) are readily available and generally well-tolerated at recommended over the counter doses. Many of these medications fall into a class of drugs known as the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs or NSAID. Recently, other medications within the NSAID family which until recently were only available by prescription have become available over the counter. These include such medications as naproxen which was known by the prescription name of Naprosyn and ketoprofen which was known by the prescription name of Orudis. Still many other medications are available by prescription for the management of pain. Many of these medications are also widely utilized for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory diseases. One must, however, always bear in mind that over-the-counter medications are not without risk especially if they are utilized at dosages and quantities higher than those recommended by the manufacturer. Unfortunately, as pain progresses, the dosage of these medications required to control that pain may increase as well and there are certainly limits to the number of pills available on a daily basis to a patient without a risk of potential side effects. Many of the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs if utilized in high dosages will lead to stomach problems and possibly stomach ulcers. They can also be toxic in high doses to the kidneys. Acetaminophen, while well tolerated with regard to stomach irritation, can lead to a severe and life-threatening liver damage if it is utilized in doses beyond those recommended by the manufacturer. Therefore, one must realize that simply elevating the dose of these medications to control their pain may not be a safe alternative. Occasionally, the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs may be combined with a true steroid preparation such as Prednisone or Dexamethasone. In clinical trials, these medications generally known as corticosteroids have been shown to be useful in treating the pain which is associated with bone metastasis and tumor infiltration of adjacent nerve fibers. When these steroids are initiated in the course of the treatment, the pain relief is usually dramatic and of rapid onset if they are going to be effective. Any of the steroids can certainly be utilized for this treatment, however, Prednisone and Dexamethasone are the most common choices secondary to the fact that they carry with them a lower risk of interfering with the electrolyte balance of the body and, other functions of metabolism which are carried on a day to day basis. These medications carry with them, however, a metabolic side effect if they are utilized for a long period of time and are best utilized for short term management of pain. One advantage of these medications is that they do seem to increase the appetite of most patients taking them and can actually improve in many ways the overall sense of well being seen in many patients. These medications must be used carefully and when one is prepared to discontinue these medications, the dosage must be lowered in a stepwise fashion for safety reasons. To summarize, mild to moderate pain can often be controlled utilizing over the counter medications or prescription drugs which do not possess narcotic qualities. One must certainly watch out for the side effects of these drugs which tend to occur in the kidneys and the stomach. Patients who have a history of poor renal function should certainly consult their physician prior to initiating therapy with any of these medications and patients who have a history of any type of a bleeding disorder or require blood anti-coagulation therapy secondary to prior surgical problems or heart disease, should also consult with their physician prior to initiating any form of therapy with this classification of drugs. One other consideration in the utilization of these drugs is any prior history of stomach ulcers which might require the utilization of a protective agent for the stomach while these medications are utilized. As with all medications, one should consult with their physician and pharmacist to rule out any potential interactions with other medications they may be taking. Frequently, non-narcotic preparations are not capable of controlling more moderate to severe pain in cancer patients. Next week we will discuss the combinations of these medications with narcotics, and also preparations which are pure narcotics and are often utilized in the management of advanced, severe cancer pain. Dr. C. Joseph Bennett is a board-certified radiation oncologist and a member of the Citrus County Unit of the American Cancer Society. Watch Navigating Cancer on WYKE TV at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and at 10 a.m. Thursdays. If you have any suggestions for topics, or have any questions, contact him at 522 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto, FL 34461, or email cjbennett@, JANUARY21, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE HEALTH& LIFE Service Sales Rentals Repairs WHEELCHAIRS SCOOTERS WALKERS CANES LIFTS INC Quality Mobility JOBST SUPPORT WEAR BEDSIDE COMMODES 609 SE U.S. Hwy. 19, Crystal River 352-564-1414 000H67Q ORTHOPEDIC SUPPORT BRACES NEBULIZERS USED LIFTS AVAILABLE BED RAILS DIABETIC SOCKS We Carry All Home Medical Equipment Including Hospital Beds & Wheelchairs We accept medicare and medicaid for most home medical equipment. WE BUY USED SCOOTERS, LIFTS AND WHEELCHAIRS ALAN M. FREEDMAN, M.D. Board Certified Ophthalmologist LAWRENCE A. SEIGEL, M.D Board Certified Ophthalmologist 221 N.E. Hwy. 19, Crystal River, FL (352) 795-2526 Toll Free: (800) 282-6341 000H4XR A Lens For Every Lifestyle At Suncoast Eye Center Our Most Important Patient Is You! Advanced Cataract Surgery with Multifocal IOL Premium Lens Implants Droopy Eyelid Surgery Glaucoma & Diabetic Eyecare Specialists Eye Exams When Experience Counts Most 000H40A Not every patient needs radiation therapy Irecently saw a 75-year-old female patient. She went for a routine mammogram and it showed a lump. Biopsy confirmed that it was breast cancer, a very small tumor of 1.5 cm (approximately half an inch) size. She came to see me to find out what are her options? She definitely needs surgery to remove her cancer. She has two options of surgery:A lumpectomy is the removal of the tumor and a small, clear (cancer-free) margin of normal tissue around the tumor. Most of the breast remains. In most cases, radiation therapy to the remaining breast tissue is recommended after surgery.A mastectomy is the surgical removals of the entire breast most patients do not need radiation therapy after it. My patient obviously wanted to preserve as much breast as she can. She was afraid of radiation. Radiation therapy after lumpectomy is usually given for approximately four to five weeks. It is associated with some side effects to heart or lung, skin, etc. There is a very small risk of second cancers, too. The main advantage of radiation therapy is to cut down the risk of recurrence of cancer in the remaining breast. She felt that at her age, she can avoid radiation therapy. At the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, an excellent study was presented. This was a large multi-center trial by a study group called CALGB. Researchers randomized 1,326 patients aged 65 or older with hormone receptor positive, node-negative, breast cancer (up to 3 cm) were evenly divided to receive adjuvant radiation or none. All patients were receiving adjuvant hormone therapy. Radiation therapy reduced local recurrence in five years from 4.1 percent to 1.3 percent but did not improve overall survival at all. In other words, out of 100 such patients, 95 do not benefit at all from the radiation, one would get cancer recurrence in spite of radiation and only three would benefit. Considering all side effects, cost and inconvenience of five weeks of daily treatment, it makes it a common sense approach to avoid radiation in these women. This means almost 70 percent of all women above 65 who are diagnosed with breast cancer fit these criteria and they need not take radiation after lumpectomy. My patients breast cancer was 1.5 cm and was hormone receptor positive and it did not spread to the lymph nodes. Therefore my patient can elect to go for lumpectomy and avoid radiation therapy. She should be on adjuvant hormone liketamoxifen or Anastrozole. Dr. Sunil Gandhi is a hematologist and oncologist. He is the volunteer medical adviser of the Citrus Unit of American Cancer Society. Write to 521 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto, FL 34461, email or call 352-746-0707. Dr. Sunil GandhiCANCER & BLOOD DISEASE Over-the-counter preparations for pain management Dr. C. Joseph BennettNAVIGATING CANCER So you know: The information contained in the Health & Life section is not intended to cover all possible directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects and is not intended to replace consultation with a physician.


Yes, I know we live in Florida, but we do get a few months of near-winter weather here, with blowing winds, low humidity and cold temperatures. This can cause skin to dry up and become very itchy. frequent showering, bathing and use of soaps containing detergents and chemicals can make the problem even worse. Age is also a contributing factor. As we age, we lose moisture in the skin, and there is a need to replenish it. Just as there are ABCs for other medical problems, the same holds true for skin. If you want healthy-looking skin, here is a simple rule to follow: A. Cleanse. B. Moisturize. C. Protect. D. Correct. It is extremely important to cleanse the face using products that contain lotion to replace the moisture lost from aging and during the cleansing process. It is also very important these products have the least amount of chemicals and detergents that can strip away natural oil from the skin. This is particularly true in the facial area, which is generally exposed to the elements more so than other parts o the body. Hands also fall into this category of excessive exposure. Moisturizing the skin is particularly important in the winter months, when humidity is low. The best time to apply a moisturizer is right after bathing, when the skin is clean and pores are open. The best moisturizers usually contain simple and natural ingredients, such as sesame oil, oatmeal and alpha hydroxy acids. The third component of the process is protecting the skin. You have probably read my articles in the past about skin cancers and use of sun-protection products, and how it is so important living here in Florida to protect ourselves from UVA and UVB light. Even though the winter months are cooler and drier, the sun is still out there and can do some significant damage. Sunscreen should be applied when we are outside for extended periods of time. The best rule of thumb is applying a sunscreen about 30 to 45 minutes before the exposure and then for every hour outside, reapply. The last component is correction. Many of us have grown up in the years when sun protection factor was not an issue, and as a result we have some significant sun damage that already exists. This damage is seen as signs of the aging process, and some degree of correction and reversing can be done. Use of antioxidant products seems to be a simple and safe way to replenish the skin, and there are a multitude of corrective lotions out there that contain alpha hydroxyl acids that will help.Denis Grillo, D.O., FOCOO, is an ear, nose and throat specialist in Crystal River. Call him at 352-795-0011 or visit HEALTH& LIFECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, JANUARY21, 2014 C3 000H3QE Time To Think About Taxes... Dont be left out of our weekly tax directory! Publishes weekly, every Sunday starting Jan. 19 April 13. Great rates to advertise your tax preparation services. Call to reserves your space; Anne 564-2931 or Darrell 564-2917 000H307 ATTENTION Business Owners Be sure to include your business! Profiling Citrus County Businesses, this special edition will tell the history, services and products of our local businesses. Advertising Deadline: February 12, 2014 To find out how your business can be featured call your advertising representative or (352) 563-5592 000H5OZ Coming February 23rd Featured Businesses Comfort Keepers, Inverness, FL Gardner Audiology Service Master Dan Gardner, Founder & CEO, Gardner Audiology When Dan was asked what is the most valuable advice he has for people considering a hearing aid he replied, Consult with an audiologist instead of a salesman because who you see is much more important than the products you buy. There has been intense debate about the value of prostate-specific antigent (PSA) in the screening of prostate cancer. It has been shown that radical treatment of clinically detected prostate cancers improves survival. However, there is no universal agreement as to the age at which PSA screening should begin. The European Association of Urology recommends a baseline PSA at 40-45 years of age, while the American Urological Association recommends screening starting at 50 to 55 years of age. Some studies have found that men who have a higher baseline PSA in their 40s had a higher risk of developing prostate cancer 20 to 30 years later. However, the studies until now on this topic have been retrospective and the data has been insufficient to make meaningful recommendations. Christopher Weight and other researchers from the Mayo Clinic recently published the results of a prospective follow up of 268 men between the ages of 40 to 49 over a 16-year period. The patients were evaluated with questionnaires, physical examination and PSA blood tests every 6 months. The researchers found that men with a baseline PSA less than 1.0 ng/ml had a 0.6 percent risk of developing low grade prostate cancer by age 55. Men with PSA higher than or equal to 1.0 ng/ml had a 15.7 percent of developing low grade prostate cancer by 55 years of age. No one with the low PSA level developed high grade prostate cancer by age 55, while 2.6 percent men with PSA higher than 1.0 ng/ml developed high risk prostate cancers in the same time period. Thus, it appears that identifying the baseline PSA level in men in their 40s will greatly improve the chances of identifying those that are at higher risk of developing prostate cancer in the following decade. The authors suggest that if the baseline PSA is below 1.0 ng/ml, then those men could safely forgo additional screening until the age of 55 or 60 with minimal risk of missing a lethal cancer that could be prevented by annual screening. However, if the PSA at baseline is above 1.0 ng/ml and confirmed on repeat testing, then those patients should be screened every two to four years for prostate cancer and biopsy carried out as appropriate. For men with a family history of prostate cancer and African American men, it has already been recommended that prostate screening should begin at 40 years of age as those men run a higher risk of developing prostate cancer. Based on the above study it appears that obtaining a baseline PSA at 40 may help stratify all other men into those with low and higher risk of developing prostate cancers. Though this Mayo Clinic study is small, hopefully the finding of this study will be validated in larger studies and will lead to improved guidelines that will reduce the suffering and death from prostate cancer while minimizing the risk of over diagnosis and over treatment. The PSA is not the perfect test for prostate cancer but at the present time it is the best tool we have and used wisely it can continue to save lives and minimize harm.Udaya Kumar. M.D., FRCS Urol, Dip. Urol (London), is certified by the American Board of Urol-ogy and the Board of Urology of U.K. and Ireland. He is a former professor of urology with University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Contact him at 3475 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa, FL 34448 or 352-6287671. Testing the value of prostate-specific antigen Dr. Udaya KumarUROLOGY TODAY Dr. Denis GrilloEAR, NOSE & THROAT Taking care of your skin in winter months


Welcome 2014! May we all have a fortunate and blessed year. There are many things that we can do for ourselves to ensure that happens, so lets get moving! Literally, lets start our new year by taking time each day to walk, bicycle, swim, run or dance. Such joyous movement helps our outlook and our joints, our hearts and our minds, and can help to satisfy our social needs as well. Lets also swap junk food for nuts and fresh fruit such as cherries, Granny Smith apples, berries, pears, peaches, plums, kiwis and melons (except watermelon). Eat broccoli (raw or steamed), Brussels sprouts, cabbage, garlic and onions for their cancer fighting nutrients. Keep our diets fresh and colorful. We should eat healthy proteins at every meal in the form of free range eggs and poultry, wild caught cold-water fish, free range beef, wild game, or organic cheese (try adding it to salads). We can eat whole grain rice (brown, red and wild rice), in moderation, but should give up breads, pastas and cereals (except steel cut oatmeal). When we are really craving carbs, we can reach for gluten free nut thin crackers, maybe even add low sugar jam, but lets replace frozen and processed foods with those we cook ourselves. Many of us take too many medications, particularly over-thecounter pills and liquids. An aspirin a day may make sense for those of us older than 50, or if stroke and heart disease run in the family, but lets stop overmedicating for things that diet and exercise can control. Hypertension, adult onset diabetes, joint pain, and nonautoimmune arthritis are examples of common conditions that can be eliminated or controlled by following the above anti-inflammatory nutrition guidelines, losing weight, getting some exercise, and having chiropractic care. For heart disease and Type 1 diabetics, autoimmune conditions, and tumors or cancer, please consult an MD. Lets also spend time each day practicing forgiveness for ourselves and others and giving thanks for all we have. Spending time in silent communion, meditation, or prayer refreshes the mind and can provide more wakefulness and energy than a nap. And lets keep our bodies working optimally with chiropractic care. Chiropractic is not only for pain relief, but helps your body function properly, helping messages from your nervous system (which controls all body functions) transmit clearly through correct alignment. The doctor of Chiropractic examines your spine for muscle tension, joint restriction or loss of proper joint motion, malposition or poor alignment, pain or tenderness, and edema or swelling. If any of these conditions are present, the doctor may prescribe X-rays to determine the position that a joint needs to be returned to, or the direction that bones need to be moved in. We use gentle techniques such as Impulse and Pro-Adjuster or drop table to correct these problems. This allows the nerves to transmit better and restores better joint motion, thereby preventing degeneration and allowing you to move more joyously through life. Let chiropractic care help you make 2014 a Happy new year indeed!Dr. Cheryl McFarlandBryant maintains an active Florida Medical Technologist license. Contact her at 352-7958911 or visit 6166 W. Gulfto-Lake Highway, Crystal River, or betterhealth C4TUESDAY, JANUARY21, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEHEALTH& LIFE community history literacy OUT LOUD! 000GI5V 7th Annual Sunda y, Feb. 9 2014 African American Read-In African African American American Read-In Read-In 000GXA5 000GWC9 THIRD ANNUAL B EST F RIEND F EST A pet adoption extravaganza! Sponsored by: Citrus County Animal Services, Citrus County Chronicle For more information, call 352-746-8400. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 Citrus County Auditorium, 3610 S. Florida Ave., Inverness Event will include pet rescues, groomers, veterinarians, food, face painting and a silent auction to benefit Animal Services Special Needs Fund. Bring in pet food for the needy and youll be entered into a drawing for a prize! Ninth Annual Purple Heart Ceremony Florida National Guard Armory, Crystal River Saturday, February 15, 2014, 11:00 a.m. Commemorating the proud legacy of the Purple Heart and Honoring Floridas fallen heroes of the Global War on Terrorism and Americas wounded warriors All Gave Some, Some Gave All Hosted by the combat wounded Patriots of Aaron A. Weaver Chapter 776 Military Order of the Purple Heart Featuring the Afghanistan/Iraq Memorial Portrait Mural with patriotic music by Paul and Jackie Stevio and Marleigh Miller VETERANS AND PUBLIC ARE CORDIALLY INVITE D 000H4E0 Saturday, February 1, 2014 10AM 3PM Cornerstone Baptist Church 1100 W. Highland Blvd., Inverness, FL For more information, call 726-7335 email us at or visit us at CitrusCinderellas on Facebook & CURRENT High School Student ID is Required. Cinderellas Closet is a ministry of Cornerstone Baptist Church. Our mission is to provide dresses & accessories for young ladies in our community. Our services are completely free! Prom Dress Give-A-Way Prom Dress Give-A-Way 000H1A2 Donations, Sponsors & Volunteers Welcome! A Burst of Color A Burst of Color To purchase tickets or obtain other information, please contact Anne at 382-1848. Fashion Show & Luncheon Proudly presented by the Ladies of the West Citrus Elks and Co-Sponsored by the Citrus County Chronicle with Beautiful Fashions from Bealls Friday, January 24, 2014 Doors open at 11:00 am $20.00 A non-refundable donation 000H35V Saturday, February 8, 2014 7:00am Registration & Packet Pick-Up 8:00am 10k Race Start 8:05 am 1 Mile Walk 8:15am 5k Race Start Start & Finish: Nature Coast Bank Citrus Hills 2455 North Citrus Hills Blvd., Hernando 34442 Register Online at: Charity and Contact Info: Citrus County Blessings (352) 341-7707 Email: Presented by: TLC Rehab & Suncoast Schools FCU 000H4DW Citrus County Blessings CH31055 All Pre-registered Entries Receive a Free T-shirt RAFFLE Gift Cards Post Race CHARITY ONLINE AUCTION Amazing Items Bid Now! sponsored in part by: Watch final bidding live Sat., Feb. 8, 2014 Noon 5 p.m. WYKE Channel 47 or 16 Gift Cards Kayak Dining Electronics Golf Jewelry Day Spa Auto Service 000H5CW Rotary Club of Inverness Charitable Foundaton, Inc. 000H4DY 4th Annual Relay FORE Life American Cancer Society American Cancer Society GOLF TOURNAMENT GOLF TOURNAMENT Saturday, February 8, 2014 Juliette Falls Golf Course PRICE: $75/person Range Balls AND Lunch Included! 9:00am Tee Time, 4-Person Scramble For more information, contact Michelle Snellings 352-697-2220 or Nick Maltese 464-7511 Raffles & Door Prizes & 50/50 SPONSORS : Eagle Buick, Citrus County Chronicle, Sodium Fishing Gear, Fox 96.7, Citrus 95.3 Land That Job Friday, Jan. 24th College of Central Florida Citrus Campus 8:30 AM 2:00 PM Register Today At 795-5483 Make plans to attend this unique event brought to you in partnership with CF, Workforce Connection, EDC, and Citrus County Chamber of Commerce. ATTEND THIS UNIQUE WORKSHOP Each registered participant will attend a workshop in the following: Dos and Donts of the Interview Navigating the workplace Resume writing Social Media for Job Seekers Participate in a mock interview with a professional in their chosen field Register today at or call 352-795-5483 Each registered attendee will receive a ticket for breakfast and lunch. Doors open at 8 am. This FREE workshop is brought to you in partnership with Workforce Connection and College of CF Citrus Campus. We thank our United Way partners: CenterState Bank, Publix Supermarket Charities, The Citrus County Chronicle, Cypress Cove Care Center, Sheldon Palmes Insurance, Sibex, and State Farm agent Michael Bays and our event partners CF and Workforce Connection. 000H0YH Sponsored By 000H4DQ JOIN US FOR A DAY AT THE RACES AT TAMPA BAY DOWNS JANUARY 25, 2014 JOIN US FOR JOIN US FOR A DAY AT THE RACES A DAY AT THE RACES AT TAMPA BAY DOWNS AT TAMPA BAY DOWNS JANUARY 25, 2014 JANUARY 25, 2014 Tickets available from Sue 352-527-5959 $ 48 PER PERSON *Includes bus ride, admission with reserved seating, racing program and buffet lunch, with dessert and beverages. Bus Pick-up: 9:30 am at the Citrus County Resource Center, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Court, Lecanto. Returning around 7:00 pm Proceeds benefit the Senior Foundation of Citrus County, Inc. Proceeds benefit the Senior Proceeds benefit the Senior Foundation of Citrus County, Inc. Foundation of Citrus County, Inc. 000H4DU 1st Annual 1st Annual Citrus Citrus Lake Henderson, Inverness Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 7AM-1PM At 11AM, watch and participate in an amazing Racing Canoe & Kayak Expedition hosted by South Florida Canoe Kayak Club! For more information, call (352) 354-3769 Sprints Sprints Support Citrus Countys ROCCS Rowing Team at Inverness first ever Scholastic Regatta! Dr. Cheryl McFarlandBryantBETTER HEALTH Taking steps to ensure a happy and healthy year HEALTH NOTES Dr. Vitamin offers free classesDoctor Vitamin store, at 3930 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa, will host free seminars: 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb.1: Change Your Water, Change Your Life the Truth About Water. Seating is limited, call to reserve at 352-628-7036.Business to host fundraiserVanity For Humanity 2014, a fashion fundraiser, will be offered at 10a.m. and 1p.m. Saturday, Feb.1, at YaiYai International, 530 N. Suncoast Blvd. (U.S. 19 North, across from Crystal River airport), with 100percent of all event profits donated to the National Cervical Cancer Coalition (NCCC). Entry fee is $10; RSVP to 352-795-7625. This annual event includes on-stage makeover presentations, the YaiYai 2014 Spring Collection fashion models, YaiYai speaking about the latest fashion trends and tips and guest interaction. Cervical Cancer and HPV prevention information, tips and awareness will be available. Refreshments: coffee, tea, wine, tapas (appetizers) and giveaways are included, provided by YaiYai Style Lounge. About 79 million Americans currently have HPV, the most common sexually transmitted disease. HPV is a major cause of cervical cancer. It can be prevented with the HPV vaccine.Cervical cancer can often be prevented with regular screening tests (called Pap tests) and follow-up care. For information, call Lillian YaiYai Knipp at 352-795-7625 or 352-287-2340 (cell).Upcoming blood drives plannedLifeSouth Community Blood Centers: With summer upon us, theres a sharp increase in the need for blood. To find a donor center or a blood drive near you, call 352-527-3061. Donors must be at least 17, or See NOTES/ Page C5


Osteoporosis Citrus County Support Group is a part of the NOFs affiliated support group program dedicated to providing, timely information and support to people affected by osteoporosis. Meetings are at 1p.m. the third Tuesday monthly in Room 115 at the Citrus County Resource Center, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Court, Lecanto. Each month offers a guest speaker or group discussion. Everyone is invited. For information, call Janet Croft at 352249-7874 or email TheBoneZone2010 The Citrus Memorial Diabetes Support Group, 10:30a.m. the fourth Wednesday monthly on the campus of Citrus Memorial Health System in the auditorium. Call Amy Freeman at 352341-6110. No reservation is required. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Suncoast Chapter, Cancer Support Group (including Multiple Myeloma), 6p.m. the fourth Wednesday monthly at the Moose Lodge, 5214 Mariner Blvd., in Spring Hill. There is no charge and light refreshments are provided. Contact: Lourdes Arvelo, LCSW, patient services manager, at 813-963-6461 ext.11, or visit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society website at www.lls. org. Look Good ... Feel Better, a free two-hour session for women undergoing radiation or chemotherapy, at 3p.m. the second Wednesday monthly at the Cancer & Blood Disease Center, Lecanto, and 3p.m. the fourth Wednesday monthly at the Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute, Lecanto. Call Joann Brown at 352-341-7741 or the American Cancer Society at 800-3955665 to register. Emotions Anonymous 12-step support group, noon the second and fourth Thursdays monthly at Central Ridge Library, Forest Ridge Boulevard and Roosevelt, in Beverly Hills. Call Meg at 352527-2443. SPRING HILL Stroke Support Group noon the fourth Thursday monthly at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital in the private dining room. Call Pam McDonald at 352-346-6359. Celiac/Gluten Sensitivity Support Group meeting for all people who have celiac disease or dermatitis herpetiformis; annual luncheon at 12:30p.m. Jan. 25 at Carrabbas Restaurant,12957 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville 352-597-9805.Call Ken Kral at 352-684-4064 with your reservation. SPRING HILL Amputee support group 7p.m. the last Monday monthly at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital in the private dining room. Call Eva Baker at 352592-7232. SPRING HILL Leukemia/Lymphoma Support Group 5 to 6:30p.m. the fourth Tuesday monthly at the Florida Cancer Institute-New Hopes Spring Hill Center, 10441 Quality Drive, Suite203 in the Medical Arts Building next to Spring Hill Hospital. Call Jeff Haight, R.N., group facilitator, at 352-688-7744. Caregivers Support and Information meeting, noon the fourth Tuesday mont hly at St. Timothy Lutheran Church, 1070 N. Suncoast Blvd., Crystal River. Call Gail Sirak at 352-795-1618 or Charlotte Downing at 352422-7044 for directions /information. OCALA Ocala Health Stroke Support Group meets 9:30 to 11:30a.m. the fourth Tuesday monthly at the Senior Wellness Community Center (9850 S.W. 84th Court, Suite 500, Ocala). Call 800-530-1188 to register. Alzheimers caregiver support group 3 p.m. fourth Tuesday monthly at Crystal Gem Manor, 10845 W. Gem St., Crystal River, facilitated by Debbie OLeary, a group leader trained by the Alzheimers Family Organization. Call 352-794-7601. Respite care available. Alzheimers caregiver support group 2 p.m. the last Thursday monthly at Highland Terrace ALF, 700 Medical Court E., Inverness, facilitated by Debbie OLeary, a group leader trained by the Alzheimers Family Organization. Call 352-860-2525. Respite care available. R.I. Discovery (Recovery International) Abraham Low, M.D., self-help systems for mental health depression, obsession, stress, fears, anger. Meetings are 2 to 4p.m. Tuesdays at Crystal River United Methodist Church, 4801 N. Citrus Ave. Call Jackie, 352563-5182. 16 with parental permission, weigh a minimum of 110 pounds and be in good health to be eligible to donate. A photo ID is 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 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.21, Homosassa Elementary School, 10935 W. Yulee Drive, Homosassa Springs. 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.21, Walmart Supercenter, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan.15, Lecanto High School, 3810 W. Educational Path, Lecanto. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan.16, Citrus Kia, 1850 S.E. U.S. 19, Crystal River. 11 a.m. to 4:55 p.m. Friday, Jan.17, Cypress Creek Academy, 2855 W. Woodland Ridge Drive, Lecanto. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan.18, Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, 6 Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan.18, Manatee Festival, U.S. 19 downtown Crystal River. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan.19, Manatee Festival, U.S. 19 downtown Crystal River. 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.21, Homosassa Elementary School, 10935 W. Yulee Drive, Homosassa Springs. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.21, Walmart Supercenter, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa.Resolve to be healthy in 2014The Florida Department of Health in Citrus County is offering a free seminar from 10 to 11:30a.m. Jan.22 at the Vital Statistics Building, 3650 W. Sovereign Path, Lecanto. The workshop New Year, New You will cover nutrition facts, how to read food labels, tips for working exercise into your busy day, and healthy eating through gardening. The Florida Department of Health is working with the YMCA and the Citrus County Master Gardeners to present educational topics to help people get on the right path to living a healthy lifestyle. We are excited about working with our community partners to kick off a healthy New Year, said Carol Burke, senior public health nutritionist supervisor for the Florida Department of Health Citrus County. This free seminar will be a fun, informative way to help people get motivated for 2014. The New Year, New You seminar is free to the public and no registration is required. For information, call Sabrina Yeatman at 352-527-0068, ext.242.Learn to snack for your healthHow do you choose your snacks? Snacks are neither a mundane nor a dreary food grouping sometimes theyre healthy, but sometimes theyre overly indulgent. When choosing a snack what are your criteria? Salty? Sweet? Low fat? High fiber? Chewy? Crunchy? Each of us makes choices every day and the factors that influence those choices are uniquely individual. Consumer judging from the Extension office will look at snacks at 5:30p.m. Thursday, Jan.23, in the Lakes Region Library (Inverness) Community Room. Consumer judging provides scenarios for making decisions in consumer choices and purchases, and it goes the next step in educating individuals on how to voice the reasons that support their choices. To register for the event or for information, call the 4-H staff with the UF/IFAS Extension Citrus County Office at 352-527-5700. Funeral options workshops set St. Timothy Lutheran Church Caregiver Support Group will offer a workshop sponsored by Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Service, How do you want to be remembered? at 1p.m. Tuesday, Jan.28, at Hampton Inn Crystal River, across the street from St. Timothys on U.S. 19. This workshop will provide consumer information regarding cremation, funerals and their cost factors. Advance planning of funerals, veterans benefits and end-of-life issues will be discussed. The workshop is free and open to anyone; reserve a seat with Gail Sirak at 352-634-2021 or, or sign up on the Narthex bulletin board to assure there are enough refreshments and support material. Door prizes will be awarded. Call Deacon Charlotte Downing at 352-422-7044 or Gail Sirak at 352-634-2021 for information.Bereavement class slated to beginPaul Winstead, licensed mental health counselor and grief counselor with the Citrus team of HPH Hospice, will lead an eight-week Griefs Journey Bereavement Workshop. Meetings will be held Wednesdays beginning Jan.29 for those who have experienced the death of a loved one. The workshop will be held from 10 to 11:30a.m. at First United Methodist Church of Homosassa, 8831 W. Bradshaw St. The experience of grieving and mourning the death of a loved one is a profound and intense emotional experience. Each individual experiences grief differently, but we can often identify with those who have also experienced the death of a loved one and not feel so alone. This course shows grief as a process in which the timing, intensity and order of each persons experiences are unique. Pre-registration is required. For information, call Winstead at 352-527-4600. Health center board set to meet The George A. Dame Community Health Center Board Meetings are at 3p.m. the first Wednesday monthly at the Citrus County Health Department, 3700 W. Sovereign Path, Lecanto, in the first-floor conference room.Keep children safe with seat inspection Free 20-minute child safety seat inspections available by appointment at the Early Learning Coalition of the Nature Coast, 1564 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, to be sure a seat is not recalled, damaged or expired; is appropriate for the childs age, height and weight; is used correctly; and installed securely. Contact Sue Littnan at 352-563-9939, ext.235.Cancer fundraiser event scheduledThe RayJay4Relay Relay for Life team will host Stick a Fork in Cancer events at BeefO-Bradys in Crystal River. The next event is from 4 to 10p.m. Wednesday, Feb.12. Dine at Beef-O-Bradys in Crystal River the second Wednesday monthly now through March and tell them youre supporting Relay for Life, and managers will donate 15 percent of your bill. An additional event will be March12. Beef-O-Bradys is at 6738 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Crystal River. All Relay dollars raised go to the American Cancer Society funding research, advocacy, education and patient services. The American Cancer Society raises funds for cancer patients in Citrus County in order to provide rides to treatment, a local resource room, lodging and support in addition to funding cutting edge research. The Relay for Life event is the culmination of nearly one year of fundraising efforts by local teams consisting of businesses, families and survivors. Group aims to be substance-freePartners for a SubstanceFree Citrus Inc. will meet the second Thursday monthly in the basement of the Citrus County School Board office in Inverness, 1007 W. Main St. Use the elevator to go to the basement. 8 to 9 a.m. board meeting. 9:15 to 9:30 a.m. coffee, doughnuts, networking. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. membership meeting. For information, call the office at 352-389-0472 or email m.CASA in need of donated itemsCitrus Abuse Shelter Association (CASA) needs donation of household goods for its domestic violence shelter for women and children: hair clips, hair brushes, toilet paper, paper towels, size5 diapers, hand soap, shampoo, conditioner, facial tissues and liquid high-efficiency (HE) laundry soap. Drop off donations at CASAs outreach center, 1100 Turner Camp Road, Inverness, between 9a.m. and 4:30p.m. Monday through Friday. Donations of grocery and gas cards are always welcome. Call 352-344-8111.County offers home care services Citrus County Senior Care Services has home care services available under the HOPE Program (Homecare Options Provided for Everyone). Services available include: Case management Personal care (help with bathing and personal grooming) Homemaking (light housekeeping duties) Home-delivered meals All of these services are overseen by a certified case manager who places licensed and bonded service providers in the home. If you or a loved one are in need of any of these services, call 352-527-5930. SHINE program helps seniorsSHINE program offers help Florida Department of Elder Affairs SHINE program offers free and unbiased information and assistance for all your health insurance issues. In Citrus County, there are four locations ready to serve your needs. For an appointment at any center, call 352-527-5956. Leave your name, telephone number and a short message. A SHINE counselor will return the call. Citrus County Resource Center, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Court, Lecanto. First United Methodist Church, 8831 W. Bradshaw St., Homosassa. St Annes Episcopal Church, 9870 W. Fort Island Trail, Crystal River. Inverness Library, 1511 Druid Road, Inverness. HEALTH& LIFECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, JANUARY21, 2014 C5 000H1H1 4805 S. Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, FL 34446 352-628-0012 Always Welcoming New Patients FRANK J. VASCMINI, DDS Dr. Pablo Figueroa Se Habla Espaol 2222 Highway 44 W., Inverness Caring is my Profession Call for an Appointment 352-860-0633 Accepting New Patients Serving Citrus County Since 1993 WE ACCEPT Medicare Aetna Humana United Healthcare Coventry Medicare Blue Cross/ Blue Shield Cigna Universal And Other Major Insurances 000H6NW NOTESContinued from Page C4 Matter of Balance Special to the ChronicleNature Coast EMS team members and community leaders recently completed Matter of Balance coaches training through Elder Options of Gainesville and are now available to help seniors in Citrus County. Pictured are Citrus County Matter of Balance coaches, rom left: front row Kriss Hornaday, Citrus County Support Services; and Brenda Naylor, volunteer with HPH Hospice; middle row Theressa Foster, West Central Solutions; Judith DiLeo, volunteer with Citrus County Support Services; Holly Martin, Nature Coast EMS; Brian Bentley, Nature Coast EMS; and Rebecca Martin, communications and training consultant; back row Anne Black, HPH Hospice; Katie Lucas, Nature Coast EMS; and Dr. Susan Zimmer, chiropractor and Tai Chi instructor. Not pictured is Debra OLeary of Mederi Care Tenders. SUPPORT GROUPS


Submit information at least two weeks before the e vent. Multiple publications cannot be guaranteed. Submit material at Chronicle of fices in Inverness or Crystal River; by fax at 352-563-3280; or email to Notes tend to run one week prior to the date of an e vent. Publication on a special day cant be guaranteed. Sugarmill Chorale has begun rehearsalsSugarmill Chorale is rehearsing for its spring concert from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays at First United Methodist Church of Homosassa, 8831 W. Bradshaw St. All voices are needed. Membership is open to all singers. The ability to read music is not necessary. For more information, call Rose at 352-634-2688 or Terri at 352-503-6234.Writers critique group meets TuesdaysThe Yankeetown/Inglis Fiction Writers Critique Group meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Yankeetown/Inglis Womans Club. Any writers of fiction are invited to join. Contact Lynn Sholes at Lynnsholes@gmail.comor call 352-447-2279.Sugar Babes to gather Wednesday morningThe Central Florida Sugar Babes Doll Club will meet Wednesday at the Central Community Center, room 115. The facility is off County Road 491 behind Diamond Ridge Convalescent Facility. The meeting begins at 10:30 a.m., followed by lunch at the Main Street Restaurant in Beverly Hills. The program will be presented by Sherry Mimon, doll expert and former regional director, who will answer questions on selling dolls. The club welcomes visitors. For information, call Laurie at 352382-2299 or Barbara at 352-3441423. Sugar Babes Doll Club is a member of the United Federation of Doll Clubs.Harmonica enthusiasts get together in FCThe Citrus County Harmonica Club jams from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays at the Heads & Tails Lounge, 1.5 miles south of Floral City on U.S. 41. Beginners are welcome. Harmonicas are available for $5. A free group lesson incorporating the Harmonica Exercise for Lung Program (HELP) developed by Dr. John Schaman will be offered. If you ever wanted to learn to play harmonica, heres your chance. Breathe better, live longer, have more fun. The Citrus County Harmonica Club has no dues, no officers and no membership list. For information, call Bruce at 202-669-1797. COMMUNITYPage C6TUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Precious PawsADOPTABLE Mickey Special to the ChronicleMickey is about 2 years old. He was adopted, but changes within the family prevented the family from keeping a pet. He came back to PPR and has been waiting for several months for a home of his own. He is a strong, healthy male feline who likes to play and would do best in a family without small children. He prefers men and is a good TV companion on the couch or a lap. When stressed, he will roll himself up in a blanket until he is comfortable with his surroundings or the noise has abated. He will make a great addition to an adult family; other pets, even dogs, are OK. Kittens and cats are available for adoption at Pet Supermarket on State Road 44 in Inverness during regular store hours. The Crystal River Mall adoption center is open noon to 4 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. The Floral City Adoption Center at 7360 S. Florida Ave. is open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call 352-726-4700 or go to www. NEWS NOTES Once a year, the Cornerstone Baptist Church hosts the Life Choice Gala for the Citrus Life Choice Care Center. Area partnerships and supporters gather representing church groups, businesses and youth groups, all affirming the mission statement: Life Choice Pregnancy Center is a Christ-centered ministry committed to upholding the sanctity of human life to women and their families facing unplanned pregnancies, by proclaiming the personal witness of Jesus Christ by giving physical and emotional support and encouraging moral purity. The news shared at the gala included many statistics for 2013, including: clients seen, 87; pregnancy tests performed, 55; ultrasounds performed, 55; babies saved from abortion, 15; and adoptions, four. The vision for 2014 includes Life Choice Centers dedication to sharing the gospel and reaching more young women considering abortion, as well as finding ways to reach students in local schools and creating more community network connections to reach more women in Citrus County. The centers wish list includes purchasing an iPad with WIFI for presentations, a sonogram machine for the Crystal River location, securing funds to move the Crystal River office to a more visible location, purchasing an exam table and getting more volunteers, especially those with nursing skills. Guest speaker for Life Choices 14th annual gala was Jeffrey Howell of the Church on the Rock at Plant City. His journey from being adopted at birth to his current 20-year pastoring at the Church on the Rock was inspiring. He and wife Tina are the parents of six children. He serves as chaplain for the Plant City Police Department and serves on the Board of Directors for the Plant City Pregnancy Care Center. He spoke passionately, challenging us to stand for the silent, which was started by students at a university whose mission is suicide prevention. Howell described the amazing transformations of pregnancy center clients, where life choices are offered lovingly. He closed his remarks by saying, In all things, God works for the good of all concerned and our positive influence in the lives of others will live on. The Inverness Life Choice Center is at 1300 U.S. 41 North, Suite B. The Crystal River Center is at 9030 Fort Island Trail, Suite 8-B. The phone for information and assistance is 352-341-5176. Staffed mainly by volunteers, the board members are Maureen Baird, the Rev. Marple Lewis, Joe Maddox, Mary Lou Rusovitch and Bill Worden. Life Choice staff director is Kathy Davis, Sharon Arnitz is the administrative assistant and Karen Yurkovich is financial secretary. Beth Evans, a Lecanto High graduate, provided the music. Volunteer servers were youths representing area high schools and church youth groups. An upcoming family fundraiser event is the Walk For Life from 9 a.m. to noon May 10 at Wallace Brooks Park in Inverness. Call the center at 352-341-5176 if your church would like to participate. Ruth Levins participates in a variety of projects around the community. Let her know about your groups upcoming activities by writing to P.O. Box 803, Crystal River, FL 34423. Life Choice center shares good news Ruth LevinsAROUND THE COMMUNITY Special to the ChronicleCitrus County Animal Services invites the public to its third annual BFF Best Friend Fest An Animal Adoption Extravaganza to be held at the Citrus County Auditorium from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1. The event, sponsored by Citrus County Animal Services and the Citrus County Chronicle, is dedicated to promoting adoptions and educating the public on ways to care for furry friends. The mission is to bring as many local entities together as possible to provide citizens with these resources and to introduce them to the various rescues in Citrus County which have many loving pets that need homes. The focus will be on education, awareness and increasing adoptions. Citizens who have recently moved into the county will have the opportunity to meet neighborhood veterinarians, arrange to have their pets portraits painted by a local artist, enjoy a one-onone with a prospective groomer, or just come to share the affection we all have for our pets. To inject a little friendly competition into the festivities, a prize will be awarded for the best-decorated booth. Anyone who brings a donation of pet food for the needy will be entered into a special prize drawing. And, in lieu of a registration fee, all entrants are asked to bring an item for the silent auction to benefit Animal Services special-needs pets. Call Volunteer Outreach Coordinator Billie Lombardo at 352-746-8408 or email (Subject: BFF) for more information. Celebrating best friends Pet-related entities invited to participant in third annual event WILBURB. SCOTT Special to the ChronicleU.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary members Patricia and George Dooris of Homosassa Flotilla 15-4 were recently honored for their many years of dedicated service to both Flotilla 15-4 and to USCG Station Yankeetown. During their 15 years of service, each has served as a past flotilla commander of Homosassa Flotilla 15-4. They continue to serve Flotilla 15-4 as coxswains onboard Flotilla15-4 patrol vessels. In addition, both Tricia and George continue to give freely of their time as instructors, teaching numerous safe boating courses for the boating public, as well as preparing and providing in-service training programs for Flotilla 15-4 personnel. On the weekends they are not on the water participating in patrol or search and rescue missions, they volunteer their time as communications specialists at the USCG station in Yankeetown, operating the radios at that facility. They have been doing this for the past 13 years. Both admitted they sometimes serve in the capacity of advisers and surrogate grandparents to some of the younger servicemen and servicewomen who are at Station Yankeetown serving their country. Being a part of the Coast Guard family is taken literally by the Doorises, as their son, Mathew, (also a longtime member of Flotilla 15-4), has been serving on active duty with the United States Coast Guard for the past 13 years. With the rank of lieutenant commander, Matt is currently stationed in San Pedro, Calif., serving as the safety and environmental health officer for U.S. Coast Guard District 11 (South). When Tricia and George were asked what being a member of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary has meant to them, both agreed it has been time consuming, but educational, as well. We are fortunate indeed to have Tricia and George as members of our flotilla and we thank them for their many years of service not only to Flotilla 15-4, but to the U.S. Coast Guard and to their country as well, said Flotilla 15-4 Commander Rusty Hays. We look forward to their continued service for many years to come. Couple honored for service Patricia and George Dooris were honored for their many years of continuing service to Homosassa Flotilla 15-4 of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary and to the USCG at Station Yankeetown.WILBUR B. SCOTT /Special to the Chronicle ANNA HUGHES /Special to the ChroniclePatricia and George Dooris return from a recent U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary safety and security patrol on the Gulf of Mexico and Homosassa River. Auxiliary couple donates years of work with Coast Guard


COMMUNITYCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, JANUARY21, 2014 C7 Habitat orientation scheduled SaturdayFor anyone interested in becoming a Habitat for Humanity homeowner in Citrus County, the first step is to attend a free orientation seminar. Those attending gain valuable information about qualifications for Habitat home ownership and the steps required to complete the program. The next orientation will be held at the Realtors Association of Citrus County, 714 Scarboro Ave., Lecanto, on Saturday at 9 a.m. For more information contact Family Services Director Rose Strawn at 352-563-2744. As a courtesy to those in attendance, it is requested that small children not accompany their parents.Day Trippers to watch baseball in LakelandSome seats still remain with the Citrus County Day Trippers on Friday, Feb. 28, to go via bus to Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland to watch a spring training game between the Tigers and the Yankees at the Detroit Tigers training camp. There will be two bus pickup points one in Crystal River and the other in Sugarmill Woods. Price includes an all-you-can-eat buffet lunch at the ballpark, escorted bus, reserved seats and all gratuities. After lunch, the group will have seats in the reserved section. The game starts at 1:05 p.m. Call Joan at 352-564-8773 or Sharon at 352-795-4693 for reservations and more details. Citrus County Day Trippers is a group of bus travel enthusiasts.Seniors on the Move head to horse racesEveryone is welcome to join the Seniors on the Move for a day at the races at Tampa Bay downs on Saturday. Cost is $48, which includes bus ride, admission with reserved seating, racing program and buffet lunch, with dessert and beverages. Proceeds benefit the Senior Foundation of Citrus County Inc. Bus pickup is at 9:30 a.m. at the Citrus County Resource Center, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Court, Lecanto, returning around 7 p.m. For tickets, call Sue at 352527-5959.Heres a new chance to swing in CitrusCitrus Countys newest musical group The Premier Big Band is now rehearsing. Instrumentalists of all kinds who can read music and who like to play songs from the Glenn Miller era are invited. Feel free to stop by to jam with the group to see if this is something youd like to do. Trumpet, trombone and sax players are especially needed Rehearsals are from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at the meeting room of Better Health Technologies, 208 West Highlands Blvd., Inverness. For more information, call 352344-8122, email ThePremier, or visit BigBand?refhl.Art Teacher Art Show debuts ThursdayThe public is invited to the Art Teacher Art Show Thursday through Friday, Feb. 28, at the Old Courthouse Museum, Inverness. Featured artists include: Jinny Brew, Dave Brown, Jack Calbeck, Cory Collins, D.J. Collins, Brenda Dalton, Keith Gum, Holly Herndon, Polly Hilgert, Bonnie Ignico, Phillip Journey, Karol Kusmaul, Joy Livingston, Grace Kelly Maronowski, Anthony Mason, Lee Partin, Connie Phillips, Bill Rubar, Diana Schmidt, Michele Wirt, Allie Wright and Jinnie Zuniga. Art includes pottery, drawings, quilted fabric art, paintings, mixed media and sculpture. An opening reception will take place at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29. The public is invited. NEWS NOTES Spotlighting news from your community Wednesday Crystal Ri ver area including Inglis and Yankeetown Thursday Inverness and F loral City area Friday Homosassa area Saturday Central Ridge ar ea including Beverly Hills and Dunnellon Special to the ChronicleFlorida is a mandated state and any insurance company doing business in Florida must give a discount to those completing an AARP Safe Driving Course, open to everyone age 50 and older. Update yourself to earn a discount and learn about newly enacted motor vehicle and traffic laws. Course fee is $15 for AARP members; $20 for all others. Call the listed instructor to register: Crystal River, Homosassa, Homosassa Springs Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. 18 and 19, 1 to 4 p.m., Coastal Region Library, 8619 W. Crystal St., Crystal River. Call Lou Harmin at 352-564-0933. Inverness, Hernando, Floral City Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. 18 and 19, 9 a.m. to noon, Inverness Elks Lodge, 3580 Lemon St., Hernando. Call Bob Dicker at 352-527-2366. Beverly Hills, Lecanto, Citrus Hills, Citrus Springs Thursday and Friday, Jan. 23 and 24, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Central Ridge Library, 425 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. Call Joe Turck at 352-628-6764. Wednesday and Thursday, Feb. 26 and 27, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Central Ridge Library, 425 W. Roosevelt Blvd, Beverly Hills. Call Joe Turck at 352628-6764. Earn insurance discount by completing class open to age 50-plus seniors Special to the ChronicleThe Florida Department of Environmental Protections Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park, in cooperation with Citrus County Audubon Society, will host a monthly bird walk on Pepper Creek Trail at 8 a.m. Saturday. An experienced birder from Citrus County Audubon will lead the walk on this trail one of 19 birding trails in Citrus County that are part of the West section of the Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail. Participants should meet at 7:45 a.m. at the entrance to the parks Visitor Center. Binoculars and a field guide are recommended. Participation in the bird walk on Pepper Creek is free. After the walk, participants can either walk back down the trail or wait and take the first returning boat after the park opens. There is no charge to use the Pepper Creek trail or to take the return boat trip. Bird walks are planned for October, November and monthly from January through April. For more information and to register, call 352-628-5343, ext. 1002. Park to host bird walk this Saturday Audubon member to lead on Pepper Creek Trail Special to the ChronicleOn Dec. 11, Linda Beckett Godby and Donald B. Beckett donated a historic maritime bell to Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast. A dedication ceremony was held at the Hospice Thrift & Gift Shoppe, 8471 W. Periwinkle Lane, Homosassa. The maritime bell was donated in loving memory of Herbert M. Beckett, June B. Beckett and Joy K. Beckett. In 1952, Herbert Beckett, attorneyat-law, was a yardmaster for the Pennsylvania Railroad in Cleveland, Ohio, when he acquired the bell from a steam engine destined for the scrap yard. Herbert and June Beckett were part of a group instrumental in starting Hospice in Citrus County in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Herbert Beckett was a founding member of the Hospice of Citrus County Board of Directors. AARP continues driving courses Special to the ChronicleIn front of the Maritime Bell are, from left: Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast Development Director Linda Baker, Hospice Public Relations Manager Joe Foster, Linda Beckett Godby, Donald B. Beckett and Sue Beckett. Historic maritime bell given in memory of Beckett family members Special to the ChronicleThe January free Master Gardener Plant Clinics focus on vegetable gardening, about what and when to plant and how and where. The remaining schedule is: Friday 1:30 p.m. at Coastal Region Library, Crystal River. Tuesday, Jan. 28 2 p.m. at Homosassa Library. There will be no plant clinic in Floral City in January. Bring samples and questions to the free clinics. Master gardener volunteers will be happy to answer your gardening questions. The Master Gardener phone numbers at the Extension office are 352-527-5709 or 352-527-5711. Special to the ChronicleCitrus County FloridaFriendly Landscaping will offer a free gardening workshop today. Landscaping 101 will be offered free from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Landscaping 101 is the first in a series of educational workshops providing guidelines for successful landscape design and planning. This first workshop describes the site evaluation phase of landscape planning. Bring a site plan or aerial photograph of the property to begin the process. A series of five workshops are scheduled providing participants the landscape design skills needed to create attractive and sustainable garden improvements. Classes are held at the Citrus County Extension Service building, 3650 W. Sovereign Path in Lecanto. Call Steven Davis at 352527-5708 to confirm participation. Master gardeners lead free plant clinics Florida-Friendly Landscaping workshop to take place today


C8TUESDAY, JANUARY21, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEENTERTAINMENT PHILLIPALDER Newspaper Enterprise Assn.Jean Cocteau, a French poet and novelist who died in 1963, said, The greatest masterpiece of literature is only a dictionary out of order. In most deals, the exact order in which you play the tricks does not matter too much. Occasionally, though, you have to follow a specific sequence, or you can be defeated by accurate defense. Which applies in todays deal? South is in three no-trump after East opened one spade. West leads the spade nine and East overtakes with his 10. What should declarer do? Although East has only 11 high-card points, his hand is worth opening. He has length in the majors, an easy two-heart rebid, and if he finds a fit with his partner, his hand has only seven losers (two spades, two hearts, one diamond and two clubs), which is the normal number for a minimum opening bid with a five-card suit. South starts with only six top tricks: two spades and four clubs. He might be able to get three more tricks from diamonds, but if he has to lose two diamond tricks, East will establish and run his spade suit to defeat the contract. Instead, South should impale East on the tines of Mortons Fork. Since East is marked with the missing aces, declarer should play a club to dummys jack, then lead the diamond nine. If East wins with his ace, South takes two spades, four diamonds and four clubs for an overtrick. Or if East ducks his ace, declarer wins with his queen and leads the heart king from his hand to collect two spades, two hearts, one diamond and four clubs. 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This has never happened to me. I have panic attacks, and this is a problem. But I know I am capable of love if given the chance. Unfortunately, there are no more chances for me, because my husband just doesnt care. What can I do? Lonely Lady Dear Lonely: Your marriage sounds terrible. Are there children? Are you financially dependent on your husband? Are you unwilling to consider divorce? Why did you marry this man? Yes, couples hold hands and kiss goodnight and care deeply for each other. Please get some counseling, with or without your husband, and see what you can do to make your life better. Dear Annie: You have printed many letters from older people who are upset because they are estranged from their grandchildren or because they are not allowed to visit as often as they would like. Here are a few questions these folks might consider: 1. Do you treat your adult children like adults? Or do you mar visits with unsolicited advice and criticism disguised as concern? Typical topics that should be off-limits include child discipline and housekeeping. 2. Do you constantly make jokes at your childrens expense or revisit sensitive issues from their youth and then, when they object, claim they have no sense of humor? 3. Do you expect to be treated like royalty while visiting, rather than pitching in like family members should? This is especially frustrating when babies and young children are involved and parents could use an extra hand. Bring a dish to share or help prepare dinner and clean up after. Change the kids dirty diaper. Get your duff off of the sofa. 4. Do you consistently undermine your childrens authority in front of their own children? 5. Do you find yourself complaining to peers about your childrens reluctance to invite you over or to take your advice about parenting? If so, trust me, it means the time before, during and after your visits is stressful to your child and his or her partner. And the grandchildren will eventually pick up on this. You are grandparents. That doesnt make you infallible. Take responsibility for your end of things. Rolled Up the Welcome Mat Dear Rolled: You make some good points, although we remember a time when grandparents received more respect, when a parents advice was cherished and no one would dream of asking Grandma to clean up the house. But on the other extreme, weve heard from children whose parents were physically and emotionally abusive and still expect to have full access to the grandchildren. The healthiest relationships lie somewhere in between. Dear Annie: Vermont Reader was upset that people use the handicapped stalls to change their childs diaper. Some stalls serve double duty, as there is no other accommodation for diaper changing and the handicapped stalls are the only areas large enough. Bathroom visits tend to be short, regardless of the reason. A person needing to wait for another to finish is not handicapped-specific. 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(888)528-5547 MASSAGE THERAPYClasses Start, April 28, 2014 Spring Hill DAY & NIGHT SCHOOL BENES International School of Beauty www (727) 848-8415 (352) 263-2744 1 (866) 724-2363 TOLL FREE STATE APPROVED FOR VA TRAINING 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 company/car eers/ To apply email resume to : Andrew@ legendary 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 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 FAX 352-628-5351 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 FAX 352-628-5351 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@ 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 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 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 YORKIE Male, 5 lbs, Blue & Gold w/ long legs. Lost on Duval Island 11/23. $300 Reward for safe return, pictures avail. on facebook @helpfindjack-jack (352) 398-6774 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 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 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 $$WE PAYCASH$$ 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 Tweet Tweet Tweet Follow the Chronicle on citruschroniclenews as it happens right at your finger tips


TUESDAY,JANUARY21,2014C 11 CITRUS COUNTY (FL) CHRONICLE CLASSIFIEDS ELECTRICAL REPAIR 352-621-1248Thomas Electric, LLC Residential/Commercial ServiceGenerac Centurion Guardian Generators Factory Authorized Technicians ER0015377 000GWQR Stand Alone Generator HANDYMAN 000GZTFRons Affordable Handyman Services All Home Repairs Small Carpentry Fencing Screening Clean Dryer VentsAffordable & Dependable Experience lifelongLicensed & Insured Lic.#37761352-344-0905 cell: 400-1722 One Day Bath Remodeling In Just One Day,We will Install A Beautiful New Bathtub or Shower Right Over Your Old One!!! Tub to Shower Conversions Too!!!Visit our Ocala Showroom or call1-352-624-8827For a FREE In-Home Estimate!BATHFITTER.COM BATH REMODELINGBATHFITTER000H0LZ 000H5R8 WINDOW CLEANING Window Cleaning Window Tinting Pressure Washing Gutter CleaningFREE ESTIMATES352-503-8465Bonded & 000H6DECarpet & Upholstery Cleaning Services352-503-20913 Rooms Carpet Cleaned(Hallway is Free)only$69AND -Get Dryer and Dryer Vent Cleanedfor$35Must have both services on same appt. With coupon. CARPET/UPHOLSTERY CLEANING Lic. & Insured POOLS AND PAVERS 000H6NV Copes Pool & Pavers YOUR INTERL OCKING BRICK P A VER SPECIALIST More Photos on our Facebook page Electronic Leak Detection for all pools and spas POOL & SPA LEAKSWell find your leak or theres no charge! 352-433-6070 30 day guarantee on all work BayLeakDetective@gmail.comLicensed000H6PL 000H05K ROOFINGAAA ROOFINGCall the LeakbustersLic./Ins. CCC057537Free Written Estimate Crystal River563-0411Inverness726-8917 $100 OFFAny Re-RoofMust present coupon at time contract is signed DONT LET YOUR DRYER START A FIRE! DRYER VENT CLEANING Call1-352-566-6615Dr. Vent1-855-4DR-VENTLocally Owned 15+ Yrs. Lic./ins., Bonded $39Flat Rate No Hidden Costs000H4SV PAINTING 352-465-6631 Ferraros PaintingInterior & Exterior PressureWashing FREE ESTIMATES Repaint Specialist000H1TT 000GZUJ6575 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy. Crystal River, FLELECTRICAL Lighting Fixtures Fans Ballast New Outlets Panel Upgrades 24 Hours a Day 7 Days a WeekIndependently owned & operated. Lic #EC13003381 insured &bonded Generators Install, Service & Repair Whole House Surge ProtectorsSAME DAY SERVICEat no extra cost 352-364-4610 #1 in Service + Quality WWW.SMWPOOLS.COMState Certified Pool Contractor Lic. #1458326Serving All Of Citrus County 382-4421 Free Consultation Sugarmill Woods Pool & SpaNows the time for pool remodeling P ool R efinishing Construction Remodel Leak Detection Pool Tile & Repair000H0MU POOL REMODELING Install & Repair Pumps, Filters, Heaters & Salt Systems 000H2I6 PAINTING & HOME REPAIR Teds Painting & Home Services Co. Pressure Washing Interior & Exterior Driveways/Decks Drywall/TextureAll Types of Home Repairs 746-5190LIC/ INS Lic #240270 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 Bruce Onoday & Son Free Estimates Trim & Removal 352-637-6641 Lic/Ins All phases of T ile Handicap Showers, Safety Bars, Flrs. 422-2019 Lic. #2713 ELITE ROOFING Excellence in Roofing! EliteRoofing 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. 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 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 Floors /walls. Tubs to shower conv. No job too big or small. Ph: 352-613-TILE /lic# 2441 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 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 Your world first.Every Dayvautomotive Classifieds 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 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 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 **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 BIANCHI CONCRETE INC.COM Lic/Ins #2579352-257-0078 CURBAPPEAL Yardscape, Curbing, Flocrete. River Rock Reseals & Repairs. Lic. (352) 364-2120 ROBS MASONRY & CONCRETE Driveways tear outs, tractor work, Lic. #1476, 726-6554 AFFORDABLE Top Soil, Mulch, Stone Hauling & Tractor Work (352) 341-2019 AllAROUND TRACTORLand clearing, Hauling Site Prep, Driveways Lic/Ins 352-795-5755 Dump truck loads (approx 8 yds), dirt & rock hauling. Tractor Work. 352-302-5794 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 SMITTYSAPPLIANCE REPAIR.Also W anted Dead or Alive W ashers & Dryers. FREE PICK UP! 352-564-8179 Airport/Taxi Transportation Carols Airport T ransport 352-746-7595 JEFFS CLEANUP/HAULING Clean outs/ Dump Runs Brush Removal. Lic. 352-584-5374 Need a JOB?#1 Employment source Classifieds 000GWRT 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 Your world first.Every Dayvautomotive Classifieds 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 Floral City,DW, 2bd/1ba, lg deck, lg Family Rm, lg Shed, lot rent $183, Furniture Negotiable., $7500 352-726-3726 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 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 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 HERNANDORENT TO OWN, Very clean DW 3/2 New carpet, shed, fenced, $ 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 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 3 Dapple Dachshund Puppies, all female w/papers, pls call Sylvia (727) 235-2265 DOG CRATE 42L x24wx28h excellent condition $50 352-422-6698 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 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 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! the 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. 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. Do you have clutter? Looking for boxes of old papers, records, comics, odds & ends We haul away & pay. 352-625-7371 WANT TO BUY HOUSE or MOBILE Any Area, Condition or Situation Fred, 352-726-9369 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 call us at (352)527-0077, Or visit us at 9 Regina Blvd. Beverly Hills fl. 34465 mm28221, ma60820 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. TREADMILLProform XP Trainer 580, Like new $100. 352-382-3990, 634-0318 8POOLTABLE by Brunswick incl. accessories exc. cond. $500. (352) 344-8446 BB PISTOLUmarex airgun uses bbs & powerletts. Excellent condition. $40 352-382-5275 Concealed Weapons Permit Course DANS GUN ROOM (352) 726-5238 GOLF CLUBS X-Factor Hammer Driver & #3 Hybrid$100.,Adams Golf 3 & 5 Woods-$40. Call Dan352-464-4897 GUN & KNIFE SHOWBROOKSVILLE HSC CLUBSat. Jan. 25th 9a-5p Sun. Jan. 26th 9a-4p HERNANDO COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS Admission $6.00 (352) 799-3605 CAR TRAILER Tandem axel, 15,000 lb capacity. $1700 OBO (740) 505-1505 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


C12TUESDAY,JANUARY21,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE 564-0114 TUCRN Martin, Dorthy Ann2013-CP-715 Notice to Creditors PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2013-CP-715 IN RE: ESTATE OF DOROTHY A. MARTIN A/K/A DOROTHY ANNA MARTIN Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Dorothy A Martin a/k/a Dorothy Anna Martin, deceased, whose date of death was January 4, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is January 14, 2014. Personal Representative: /s/Richard B. Brown P.O. Box 2172, Crystal River, Florida 34423 Attorney for Personal Representative: John A. Nelson, Florida Bar Number: 0727032, Slaymaker and Nelson, P.A., 2218 Highway 44 West, Inverness, FL 34453, Phone 352-726-6129 Fax: (352) 726-0223,, Secondary: Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, January 14 & 21, 2014. 564-0121 TUCRN Yeager, Clair 2013-CP-639 NTC-SA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA File No: 2013-CP-639 PROBATE DIVISION IN RE: CLAIR YEAGER A/K/A CLAIR LEE YEAGER Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS (Ancillary Summary Administration) TO ALL PERSONS HAYING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE: You are hereby notified that an Order of Ancillary Summary Administration has been entered in theestateof Clair Yeager a/k/a Clair Lee Yeager, deceased, FileNumber 2013-CP-639, by the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450; that the decedents date of death was August 28, 2012; that the total value of the estate is $12,000.00 and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: Name Address Darlene Zirwas 5936 lnterboro Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15207 ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of the estate of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against the estate of the decedent other than those for whom provision for full payment was made in the Order of Summary Administration must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE. ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER APPLICABLE TIME PERIOD, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is January 14, 2014. Person Giving Notice: /S/ Darlene Zirwas 5936 Interboro Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15207 Attorney for Person Giving Notice : /S/John A. Nelson, Esquire, Florida Bar # 0727032, Slaymaker and Nelson, P.A. 2218 Highway 44 West, Inverness, FL. 34453, Phone: 352-726-6129, Fax: 352-726-0223, Published (2) times in the Citrus County Chronicle, January 14 & 21, 2014. 565-0121 TUCRN Bennett, Betty-Jane 2013-CP-698 Notice to Creditors PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2013-CP-698 IN RE: ESTATE OF BETTY-JANE BENNETT A/K/A BETTY JANE BENNETT Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Betty-Jane Bennett a/k/a Betty Jane Bennett, deceased, whose date of death was September 25, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inveress, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representatives and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is January 14, 2014. Personal Representatives: /s/Nancy B. Sipiora 105 Bridgets Path, Centerville, Massachusetts 02632 /s/Marcia B. VanderVoort 209 Rolling Hitch Road, Centerville, Massachusetts 02632 Attorney for Personal Representative: Thomas E. Slaymaker, Florida Bar Number: 398535, Slaymaker and Nelson, P.A., 2218 Highway 44 West, Inverness, FL 34453, Phone 352-726-6129 Fax: (352) 726-0223,, Secondary: Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, January 14 & 21, 2014. 566-0128 TUCRN Dunn, Glenn M. 2013-CP-353 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA File No. 2013-CP-353 Probate Division In Re: Estate of GLENN M. DUNN, Deceased NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of GLENN M. DUNN deceased, Case Number 2013-CP-353, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. ApopkaAve, Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All interested persons are required to file with this court, WITHIN THREE MONTHS OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE any claims against the estate. Each claim must be in writing and must indicate the basis for the claim, the name and address of the creditor or his agent or attorney, and the amount claimed. If the claim is not yet due, the date when it will become due shall be stated. If the claim is contingent or unliquidated, the nature of the uncertainty shall be stated. If the claim is secured, the security shall be described. The claimant shall deliver a copy of the claim to the clerk who shall serve a copy on the personal representative.All claims not so filed will be forever barred. Publication of this Notice has begun on January 21, 2014. Personal Representative: /s/Teresa Gerlach P. O. Box 1511, Hernando, FL34441 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ J. Patrick McElroy, Florida Bar No.: 052712 PO Box 1511, Hernando, FL34441, (352) 637-2303, Published twice in the CITRUS COUNTYCHRONICLE January 21 & 28, 2014. 000GWRI HONDA2007, Element, Hard to find, cold A/C, runs great, Must See, Call (352) 628-4600 TOYOTA1999, Rav, -4 power windows, locks, automatic transmission $3,999. 352-341-0018 CHEVY2003 Venture Van, 7 pass. and priced to sell. Call 352-628-4600 For appointment CHEVYVENTURA2005 Van 74K mi. exc cond extras included $5,500 obo (352) 637-6216 CHRYSLER2006, Town & Country Touring, $6,888. 352-341-0018 CHRYSLER2012 Town & Country Wheelchair van with 10 lowered floor, ramp and tie downs Call Tom for more info 352-325-1306 DODGE, Caravan LX Sport. Loaded, V6. CD, AC.6 dr,7 Pass. Grg Clean $2775. (631) 589-9410 HONDA99 American Classic 750cc, 8k mi., wind shield, light bar, hard bags, $2900. lk new 352-634-2247 Triumph-750 Bonnieville. 10K orig doc mi. True classic. Like new cond. First $4,500. 352-513-4257 DATSON 280ZXAttention Z lovers Datson, Inline6 turbo, eng. & trans good, $500 (352) 613-1184 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 FORD2006 F150, like new super cab, chrome pck, leather, 1 owner, non-smoker, 132k mi. $11,900. (813) 967-5580 FORD2010 F150 Platinum Supercrew, 4x4, 40900 miles, black, leather, navigation, rear view camera, tow package, excellent condition, $14900, Liquidation SaleHelp Us Stay in Biz. 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 Your world first.Every Dayvautomotive Classifieds FORD2004, Mustang, Looking for a sports car? Here it is, 6 cyl. automatic, appointment Only Call 352-628-4600 HONDA2013 Civic LX, Priced to sell, Serious callers only 352-628-9444 LINCOLN, Town Car white, 100,370.5 miles $3,200. (352) 503-9290 Patrick Liquidation SaleHelp Us Stay in Biz. 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Parsley Real Estate Deb Thompson 352-634-2656 and debthomp 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. 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 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 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. 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