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Associated PressAny kid who ever tap-danced at a talent show or put on a curly wig and auditioned for Annie can only dream of being as beloved or as important as Shirley Temple. Temple, who died Monday night at 85, sang, danced, sobbed and grinned her way into the hearts of dispirited Depression-era moviegoers and remains the ultimate child star decades later. Other pre-teens, from Macaulay Culkin to Miley Cyrus, have been as famous in their time. But none of them helped shape their time the way she did. Dimpled, precocious and oh-so-adorable, she was Americas top box office draw during Hollywoods golden age, and her image was free of the scandals that have plagued Cyrus, Lindsay Lohan and so many other child stars parental feuds, or drug and alcohol addiction. FEBRUARY 12, 2014Floridas Best Community Newspaper Serving Floridas Best CommunityVOL. 119 ISSUE 189 50 CITRUS COUNTYCounty clash: Citrus, Lecanto battle on the courts /B1 www.chronicleonline.com HIGH76LOW52Mostly cloudy, with storms developing.PAGE A4TODAY& next morning WEDNESDAY INSIDE INDEX Classifieds . . . .C9 Comics . . . . .C8 Community . .C5, C6 Crossword . . . .C7 Editorial . . . .A12 Entertainment . . .A4 Horoscope . . . .A4 Lottery Numbers . .B3 Lottery Payouts . .B3 Movies . . . . . .C8 Obituaries . . . .A6 TV Listings . . . .C7 Under water: Storm brewing: Living her dream:A Crystal River company designed a monument for a sunken ship near Iceland./ A3 Forecasters warn of a potentially catastrophic storm in Atlanta./ A14 Colleen Fuller is the 2014 School Related Employee of the Year./ C1 Sisters share a ride to the springs Meek objects to Adams filibuster MIKEWRIGHT Staff writerINVERNESS Commissioner Scott Adams, microphone in hand, stood in front of the audience and made several points about the County Road 491 medical corridor project. Using images of newspaper stories on the board projector screen and maps on easels, Adams cited a variety of topics, from the economy to the cost of the project, as reasons for his opposition. Adams was not conducting a town hall meeting. Instead, it was his portion of the Citrus County Commission meeting and after 30 minutes Commissioner Joe Meek had enough. This presentation is very, very odd, Meek said. Its the most bizarre spectacle I have ever seen while on this board. You should not filibuster a county commission meeting. Meeks comment followed CHRISVANORMER Staff writerINVERNESS No one questioned the language in the public comment ordinance, but its companion ordinance for civility and decorum drew a challenge. Whats a zinger? asked Commissioner Scott Adams at Tuesdays meeting of the Citrus County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC). The two ordinances were on the consent agenda to set public hearings for them on Feb. 25. Drafts for both ordinances were backup documents for the meetings agenda. The civility and decorum ordinance, which addresses behavior at public meetings and non-interference in the work of county personnel, includes the sentence: All persons shall avoid zingers designed to embarrass the target of their comments. Commissioner zings decorum queries Symbol of childhood innocence, Shirley Temple dies at 85 MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleOlivia Ferreira, 16, standing, and her sister Eliza, 13, share a paddleboard while making their way toward the Three Sisters Springs area of Crystal River. The swimsuit weather is a far cry from their home-state weather in Massachusetts, where teeth-chattering temperatures continue. The siblings mother said the girls were in town visiting their grandparents. The warm weather most of the region has experienced the first part of the week will be changing to more normal seasonal temperatures through the weekend. Highs in the 60s are forecast during the day, with chilly overnight temperatures expected. See BOCC/ Page A8 A.B. SIDIBE Staff writerCRYSTAL RIVER The years-long moorage battle between the city and the owner of a boat officials deem a hazard to a neighbors property appears to be coming to a conclusion. Meanwhile, Rick Suggs the owner of the controversially moored boat cannot fathom why officials are embarked on a witch hunt to remove his legally moored vessel. Monday night, the city council voted 5-0 to set aside $10,000 to have the boat towed and stored for a period not exceeding six months. The boat was found to be a hazard to an adjacent property during a code enforcement hearing Jan. 16. Suggs did not attend the hearing. The hearing officer reportedly determined that the mooring Crystal River council votes to remove boat Paula Wheelercouncilwoman wonders if city will recoup towing and storage fees. Shirley Temple received a lifetimeachievement award in 2006.Associated Press See BOAT/ Page A2 See TEMPLE/ Page A8 Owner calls move a witch hunt Scott Adamsopposes the County Road 491 medical corridor project. Joe Meekthought fellow commissioners presentation was odd. See MEEK/ Page A2
of the boat did constitute a danger to the public and the adjacent property owner. The officer also authorized a lien on a slice of property on which the boat was tethered to a tree. Officials hope to recover the cost of the boats removal and storage after that property clears bankruptcy proceedings and is sold. The boat Sea Toy and the property are owned by Premier Construction Group LLC, of which Suggs is managing member. The group is in the midst of bankruptcy proceedings. After it was discovered that the boat was tethered to a tree within city limits, city officials concluded the 52-foot vessel falls under the purview of the citys enforcement actions, according to City Manager Andy Houston. Houston said Suggs was ordered by the hearing officer to move the boat within five days. The order also included a $250-a-day fine if the owner failed to comply with the five-day removal period. Moving the boat is expected to cost approximately $1,100 and storage at a local marina will cost $676 a month. Houston said the boat will eventually be moved dry storage later. The citys vice mayor, Ken Brown, wondered if city officials could move the boat directly to dry storage for presumably a cheaper monthly storage fee. Council member Paula Wheeler also wondered if the city would ever get to recoup the moneys spent on towing and storing the boat, but City Attorney Michael Brannigan said while he was unsure about how much the city would get at the end of the bankruptcy process, he believes the proceeds from sales of Premiers properties will come this way. City council members became alarmed in February of 2010 after learning Suggs tied the boat right next to Preston and Sarah Laycocks dock in a cove just off Kings Bay Drive. They wondered how someone could drive a pair of pilings into the bay bottom and tie up a boat without permits. Suggs claimed riparian rights the right to the use of navigable waters connected to someones land. Suggs owns a vacant peninsula that juts into Kings Bay, along with a strip of land along Kings Bay Drive. Officials, however, said according to city records, Suggs moored the boat as an extension of his property and the city requires that boat moorings only be allowed when the land includes a house. Suggs has a four-lot plat on the peninsula called Kings Bay Isle and that development plan does not include docks or a mooring area for boats. The city and Suggs have squared off in circuit court over who has jurisdiction over the area in which his boat is moored. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection has not issued Suggs a permitting citation for the pilings. However, in 2011, the Citrus County Sheriffs Office issued him a misdemeanor citation for lack of registration and having a derelict vessel. This week, in an email to the Chronicle, Suggs called the city officials actions madness and that as a collective their lynch mob mentality will be exposed. He contends his civil and property rights were being violated by the city. We will avail ourselves of all legal options to protect our companys interest from all entities (and individuals) involved in the referencedimmoral, unethical and illegal behavior, Suggs added.Contact Chronicle reporter A.B. Sidibe at 352564-2925 or asidibe@ chronicleonline.com.A2WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY12, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLELOCAL Blackshears II Aluminum 795-9722 Free Estimates www.blackshears.com Licensed & Insured RR 0042388 Years As Your Hometown Dealer 000H8ZP HWY. 44 CRYSTAL RIVER 2013 2013 2013 2013 Rescreen Seamless Gutters Garage Screens New Screen Room Glass Room Conversions 352 795-4226 1731 S. 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Straight Antennae Wings the Same Size termite Elbowed Antennae Thin Waist Forewing Larger flying ant PEST CONTROL Termite Specialists Crystal River 795-8600 Homosassa 621-7700 Inverness 860-1037 Dunnellon 489-7353 Ask Us About Our Multi-Service Discounts FREE INSPECTION Total Care Lawn Program Full Service In-Home Pest Control www.bushhomeservices.com MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleThe Crystal River City Council has agreed to tow and store a 52-foot boat moored in Kings Bay. The owner of the vessel has been battling the city over the legality of mooring the craft. BOATContinued from Page A1 Adams asking both Meek and Commissioner Rebecca Bays to seek a state Ethics Commission opinion as to whether its OK that Bays husband, Mike, sits on the Economic Development Council with Meek and both support the C.R. 491 project. This is the second straight meeting Adams has offered a similar presentation in the same way he stepped down from the dais and, microphone in hand, spoke directly to the audience while using maps to illustrate his points. Meek, who has objected to Adams statements many times in the past year, said Adams should make a motion and live with the outcome. Adams said he didnt plan to make a motion. He said he wanted to have discussion on the C.R. 491 corridor project. I have every right to do this, he said. The two began to talk over each other. Youre sometimes dangerous, Adams told Meek. Thats a personal insult, Meek responded. Commission Chairman John JJ Kenney banged the gavel for a fiveminute recess. When the board returned, Adams reiterated that he was presenting facts to support his opinion on the C.R. 491 project. He also said Bays and Meek should request an ethics commission opinion about the EDC issue. Interim County Attorney Kerry Parsons said she would speak both with Bays and Meek regarding the concerns Adams raised. Meek said he still opposed Adams methods. Call a press conference or hold a town hall meeting and give everybody your thoughts and opinions, he said. This spectacle is not conducive to conducting business. I dont think the board should sit here for hours on end with accusations that I dont think are substantiated. Commissioner Dennis Damato defended the C.R. 491 project, but said Adams raised some good points for debate. Sometimes things can get a little rough, Damato said. It doesnt bother me. MEEKContinued from Page A1 First candidate for school board emergesThe first candidate for Citrus County School Board District 3 has emerged. John Thomas Beagan, of Inverness, filed paperwork Tuesday to run for the nonpartisan position. Incumbent Pat Deutschman has not indicated yet whether she will seek re-election. Local BRIEF From staff reports
Special to the ChronicleThe new year brings a new election cycle, with the primary election taking place on Aug. 26. Florida is a closed primary state, meaning one must be registered with the specific political party to vote in that partys primary. All eligible registered voters may vote in nonpartisan elections, for amendments, referendums and the general election. The general election takes place on Nov. 4. One must be registered 29 days before the election to be eligible to vote in that election. Those who are not now registered may do so by contacting the Supervisor of Elections Office. Those currently registered to vote are encouraged by the elections office to make sure their voter record is up to date. Those who have moved, purchased a new home, changed their name or wish to change party affiliation are urged to make those updates to their voter registration record as early as possible. Vote-by-mail continues to be a popular method of voting. Therefore, voter signatures are very important. Your signature on the mail ballot must match the signature on file at the elections office. Signatures on candidate and initiative petitions are also verified by what is on file. Signatures change over time for many reasons. Now is the time to make sure an updated signature is on file. In most cases, updating your signature is as simple as completing a voter registration application, available online at www.votecitrus.com, at all our public libraries, post offices, governmental agencies, or by calling the elections office at 352341-6740. In the case of an address change, it can be accomplished via email at vote@elections. citrus.fl.us or by calling the elections office. Party change requests and name changes must be submitted on a voter registration application in writing, which requires your signature, date of birth or voter registration number. Early voting will be available prior to each election. Any eligible registered voter may vote at any of the early voting sites. Not sure if you are registered to vote? Have questions or concerns? Visit the elections offices website or contact the office at 352-341-6740 or www.votecitrus.com. STATE& LOCAL Page A3WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE SEANARNOLD For the ChronicleDeputies have nabbed two men suspected to be responsible for a rash of burglaries in Citrus Hills. Sean Fugere, 21, and Joshua Briscoe, 18, both of Inverness, were arrested Monday. They face multiple felony charges including burglary to an unoccupied residence, grand theft and possession of burglary tools. According to reports, deputies were conducting a security search of the area, due to an increase in reported burglaries. Arrest affidavits state that deputies saw Fugere and Briscoe pulling out of a driveway in Citrus Hills in a 1998 white Saturn. Deputies recognized Fugere, who had an active warrant for unrelated theft charges, and pulled the car over. Stolen jewelry from the home they were reportedly seen exiting was found in the vehicle, along with a long flathead screwdriver, which authorities suspect was used to pry open the victims door. Gloves were also found in the vehicle and may have been used during the burglary. Recorded statements by both Fugere and Briscoe reportedly contained confessions to not only this burglary, but several others in the Citrus Hills area. The arrest led to further felony charges being brought against Fugere, including trafficking in stolen property, grand theft, and burglary to an unoccupied residence. Briscoe also faces additional charges of grand theft and burglary to an unoccupied residence. The latest charges for the pair resulted from a burglary reported on Jan. 29. According to their arrest affidavits, they are accused of stealing jewelry and $5,000 in cash by breaking into the rear door of the victims Citrus Hills home. The jewelry was later pawned at an Inverness pawn shop. Fugere was also charged with petit theft from an active warrant; his total bond was set at $20,500, while Briscoes bond was set at $15,000. Two face charges related to burglaries Sean Fugere Joshua Briscoe CHRISVANORMER Staff writerSacrifice cant be forgotten. The U.S. Coast Guards first loss of World War II, USCGC Alexander Hamilton, was sunk 72 years ago after an attack by a German U-boat 28 miles from the coast of Iceland. A torpedo explosion killed 20 men instantly; 26 was the final death toll. The cutter capsized and was sunk after salvage attempts were abandoned. The Hamilton lies upside down more than 300 feet below the sea in icy water 3,700 miles away, but it is linked to Crystal River through the efforts of a relative of one of the men who perished. Michael Vos was one of those who died. His cousin twice removed, Dave Downey, grew up with the oral tradition of his relative. The Hamilton was sunk in 1942, the Inverness resident explained. Michaels sister Helen made a scrapbook. When Helen passed away, she passed it on to Mary Jo, her niece. Mary Jo and I are the same age. We have a family reunion every year and I would usually stay at their house. When Helen gave all this stuff to Mary Jo, she said specifically, this doesnt go in a desk drawer, it goes on the wall. This must always be displayed. Mary Jo has a wonderful tribute to Michael and the Hamilton. Mary Jo has always kept the family story going. Keeping an eye on the Coast Guards activities with the sunken cutter, Downey learned a dive to the wreckage happened in 2012. I contacted the dive leader, Jonas Samuelsson of Sweden, Downey said. He said, we are going back; do you want to put a plaque on the ship? That started the process. Downey had to get a plaque made, and found Glenn and Kathy Palhof of Kustom Glass studio in Crystal River. We were fortunate to find Kustom Glass, Downey said. They came up with a system for attaching the plaque to the ship so the team didnt need to bring any tools. Jonas contacted Sergio Gamberini of Ocean Reef, which sponsored it. This is an international project without American money and without American people doing it. The plaque is an 18-by-18 inch piece of black granite the Palhofs have designed and etched with a sketch of the Hamilton, Coast Guard emblems, a description of the historic event and the names of the men who were lost. We purchased some rare earth magnets and we had to ship it to Iceland at a certain time because the divers were going to be there from Egypt, Kathy Palhof said, describing some of the challenges of this particular project. Once the plaque was produced, the dive team, members of several nationalities, had to wait about a year to coordinate the dive to affix the plaque to the vessel because of weather and their schedules. Divers said they had to go straight down and resurface quickly, so they arent certain what part of the vessel carries the plaque. For a 24-minute video about the dive, go to www.youtube.com/watch?vS9u Fvq4Y6L8.Contact Chronicle reporter Chris Van Ormer at 352564-2916 or cvanormer@ chronicleonline.com. Memorial in the deep MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleGlenn Palhof, left, and wife Kathy, owners of Kustom Glass in Crystal River, recently designed a granite monument that was placed on the USCGC Alexander Hamilton, located 300 feet beneath the waters surface south of Iceland. The cousin of Dave Downey was one of 26 men lost in a torpedo attack on Jan. 29, 1942. Downey is pictured at center. Special to the ChronicleTwenty-six men died when the USCGC Alexander Hamilton was torpedoed south of Iceland in 1942. Local mans relative perished in World War II Coast Guard sinking MIKEWRIGHT Staff writerINVERNESS Frank DiGiovanni wants the Inverness Government Center to live up to its name. And with the slice of a ceremonial ribbon late Monday afternoon, the city manager joined other city officials and those with the Department of Children & Families to celebrate the citys newest tenant. DCF moved 40 investigators and attorneys out of the pink office building theyve rented for decades on U.S. 41 at the north end of town. A separate DCF service center on South Apopka Avenue provides low-income assistance to families. The city spent $340,000 to renovate about 5,000 square feet for the DCF offices. DCF signed a lease to January 2021 starting at $111,652 the first year with gradual annual increases. DiGiovanni said he and DCF officials began discussing the idea of a move six years ago. He said the DCF move brings more government presence to the Citrus County seat. You guys are the bomb! he exclaimed. Welcome to our neighborhood. William DAiuto, DCF regional managing director, said the new location is perfect. It brings our investigators and lawyers closer to the courthouse, he said. DiGiovanni said the city will recoup its investment through DCF rent payments. While Monday was the ribbon cutting, DCF workers moved into the Inverness offices about a month ago, DAiuto said. DCF pleased with downtown Inverness offices Get ready to vote Make sure registration is in order Susan GillCitrus County Supervisor of Elections.
Birthday Make a point to spend time with friends and relatives in the coming months. Plan a trip, but consider your overhead as well as hidden costs before you make a commitment. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) Refrain from sharing your secrets. Organize personal paperwork or deal with unfinished projects to put an accomplished feel on the day. Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20) Devote time to your favorite hobby or one of your many talents. Someone who comes from a very different background will inspire you. Aries (March 21-April 19) Dont damage your reputation by revealing secret information. Be very careful what you say to whom. Taurus (April 20-May 20) A change of scenery will go a long way toward reducing your stress. Avoid people and situations that are getting you down. Gemini (May 21-June 20) Reflect on your past and think about what you want and need out of life to begin the process of making your dreams come true. Cancer (June 21-July 22) Keep your anger at bay. You risk overreacting if you take constructive criticism too seriously. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Speak up if you feel someone is withholding important information from you. Getting all the facts and asking the right questions could have a positive effect. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) Do something physical to relieve your boredom. Rather than dwell on your problems, check out your community for activities that interest you. You will be pleasantly surprised at what you discover. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) You may feel disappointed with the way your life is going. Dont let your fears prevent you from reaching your goals. Take positive steps to make personal improvements. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Today will be a success if you devote your energy and enthusiasm to a cause you believe in. You will make new friends with your pleasant attitude and desire to help. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) Attend to unfinished business. You must sort through personal documents carefully in order to avoid a costly mistake. If you offer assistance to someone who needs it, youll receive similar treatment. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) Those who love you deserve your attention. If something is seriously bothering you, now is the time to clear it up. Problems will continue to grow if you neglect them. TodaysHOROSCOPES Today is Wednesday, Feb. 12, the 43rd day of 2014. There are 322 days left in the year. Todays Highlight in History: On Feb. 12, 1809, Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president of the United States, was born in present-day Larue County, Ky. On this date: In 1909, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People was founded. In 1914, groundbreaking took place for the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. In 1924, George Gershwins Rhapsody in Blue premiered in New York. In 1940, the radio play The Adventures of Superman debuted with Bud Collyer as the Man of Steel. In 1973, Operation Homecoming began as the first release of American prisoners of war from the Vietnam conflict took place. In 1999, the Senate voted to acquit President Bill Clinton of perjury and obstruction of justice. Ten years ago: Defying a California law, San Francisco officials began performing weddings for same-sex couples. One year ago: Defying U.N. warnings, North Korea conducted its third underground nuclear test. Todays Birthdays: Movie director Franco Zeffirelli is 91. Actor Louis Zorich is 90. Actor Joe Don Baker is 78. Author Judy Blume is 76. Country singer Moe Bandy is 70. Actress Maud Adams is 69. Actor Cliff De Young is 68. Actor Michael Ironside is 64. Actress Joanna Kerns is 61. Actor-talk show host Arsenio Hall is 58. Actor John Michael Higgins is 51. Actor Raphael Sbarge is 50. Actress Christine Elise is 49. Actor Josh Brolin is 46. Singer Chynna Phillips is 46. Actor Jesse Spencer is 35. Actress Sarah Lancaster is 34. Actress Christina Ricci is 34. 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Please recycle your newspaper.www.chronicleonline.com Published every Sunday through Saturday By Citrus Publishing Inc.1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429Phone 352-563-6363POSTMASTER: Send address changes to: Citrus County Chronicle1624 N. MEADOWCREST BLVD., CRYSTAL RIVER, FL 34429 PERIODICAL POSTAGE PAID AT INVERNESS, FL SECOND CLASS PERMIT #114280 CITRUSCOUNTY Florida' s BestCommunity Newspaper Serving Floridas Best Community ENTERTAINMENT Jackman will host the Tony Awards NEW YORK Neil Patrick Harris has given way to Hugh Jackman at the Tony Awards. Producers of the annual telecast celebrating the best of Broadway said Tuesday that Jackman will once again take up hosting duties for the next awards on June8 at Radio City Music Hall. It will be Jackmans fourth time hosting the Tonys. He previously emceed the show from 2003-05. Jackman, best known for being the hairy Wolverine in The X-Men franchise, was last on Broadway with a one-man show in 2011 that routinely sold out the 1,176-seat Broadhurst Theatre and usually posted weekly grosses of $1.5 million. It was his third time on the Great White Way, following The Boy From Oz in 2003 and the play A Steady Rain with Daniel Craig in 2009. Jackmans other stage credits include Australian productions of Sunset Boulevard and Beauty and the Beast. In London, he starred as Curly in Trevor Nunns staging of Rodgers & Hammersteins Oklahoma! He also was in the Oscar-nominated film Les Miserables directed by Tom Hooper. The official eligibility cut-off date for the Tonys this year will be April 24, meaning all shows hoping to be considered for the awards must open by that date. Nominations will be announced April 29. Last years telecast saw viewership jump to 7.24 million people, the shows largest audience in four years. Harris hosted for the fourth time, but hell be on Broadway this spring in Hedwig and the Angry Inch.Concertmaster returns to stageBROOKFIELD, Wis. Milwaukee Symphony Orchestras concertmaster has returned to the stage to play the multi-million dollar violin recovered after it was stolen in a well-publicized heist. Uniformed police officers were present when Frank Almond played to a packed house at a Brookfield performing arts center Monday night. Almond received a standing ovation of support before even playing a note. It was Almonds first public performance since he was shocked with a stun gun and robbed of the 300-year-old Stradivarius on Jan. 27 following a performance at Wisconsin Lutheran College. Two Milwaukee men were charged with party to robbery after the violin was found in the attic of a house in Milwaukee.NBCs Tom Brokaw has cancerLOS ANGELES Veteran TV newsman Tom Brokaw has been diagnosed with cancer, NBC News said Tuesday. The Mayo Clinic discovered last summer that Brokaw has multiple myeloma, a cancer affecting blood cells in the bone marrow, NBC News said. His doctors are optimistic about his treatment and encouraged by his progress since the August diagnosis, the network division said. In a statement released by NBC, Brokaw said he remains, in his words, the luckiest guy I know. Brokaw, who turned 72 on Feb. 6, said he is grateful for the interest in his health but wants to keep it a private matter. Brian Williams replaced him as anchor of NBC Nightly News in 2004. From wire reports Associated PressHugh Jackman, left, and host Neil Patrick Harris perform June 12, 2011, during the 65th annual Tony Awards in New York. Producers of the annual telecast celebrating the best of Broadway said Tuesday that Jackman will once again take up hosting duties for the next awards on June 8 at Radio City Music Hall. 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Domestic battery arrests Darrell Troutman Jr., 21, of Crystal River, at 11:13 p.m. Feb. 9 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. Jennifer Bravo, 42, of Inverness, at 4:11 a.m. Feb. 9 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery.Other arrests Kyle Bennett, 36, of West Country Club Drive, Homosassa, at 3:45 p.m. Feb. 6 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of lewd or lascivious molestation of a victim 12-15 years of age. Bond was set at none per the warrant. James Bussiere, 30, of East Winnetka Street, Hernando, at 7:10 p.m. Feb. 6 on a felony charge of grand theft. According to his arrest affidavit, Bussiere is accused of stealing an air conditioning unit from a Dunnellon home. A witness observed two men in a silver Toyota pickup truck with the air conditioner in the back of the truck and was able to obtain the trucks license plate number. He was released on his own recognizance. James Glenn, 35, of West Bandy Lane, Dunnellon, at 9:09 p.m. Feb. 6 on a misdemeanor charge of battery. According to his arrest affidavit, Glenn is accused of striking the victim with a closed fist. The incident occurred at the victims home while he was walking a guest to her car. Glenn was reportedly recognized by both the victim and a witness at the scene. Bond $500. Joseph Hatfield, 26, of Springhill Drive, Spring Hill, at 11:48 p.m. Feb. 6 on a misdemeanor charge of drug paraphernalia. Deputies questioned Hatfield for being parked in front of a closed business. A K-9 unit alerted to possible drugs and two glass cylinder shaped pipes, along with a wooden pipe, were found in the vehicle. Bond $500. Ray Brannon, 44, of South Stoneridge Drive, Inverness, at 2:29 a.m. Feb. 7 on a misdemeanor charge of possession of cannabis and a felony charge of driving while license suspended as a habitual offender. According to his arrest affidavit, Brannon was stopped for speeding in Hernando. A database search revealed that his license had been revoked, and he had a past history of multiple suspensions and revocations. A K-9 unit alerted to possible drugs in the vehicle and a baggie of marijuana was found between the passenger front seat and the console. Bond $2,500. Timothy McCallister, 50, of East Winnetka Street, Hernando, at 2:31 p.m. Feb. 7 on a felony charge of driving while license suspended as a habitual offender. According to his arrest affidavit, McCallister was stopped for running a light at the Walmart entrance in Inverness. The deputy also observed him to be drinking a Busch light beer while driving. McCallister reportedly told the deputy he had not had a valid license in almost 17 years. Bond $2,000. Wilhelmina Dennis, 58, of Wabash Avenue, Lakeland, at 8:45 p.m. Feb. 7 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of possession of a controlled substance. According to her arrest affidavit, Dennis was transported to the Citrus County Detention Facility from the Polk County Jail. CD Lettis, 47, of South Sonata Avenue, Homosassa, at 1:50 a.m. Feb. 8 on an active warrant for felony possession of a controlled substance (cocaine). He was also charged with felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of grand theft. Cynthia Seymour, 48, of East Figaro Court, Hernando, at 7 a.m. Feb. 8 on an active warrant for fraudulent or illegal use of a credit card. According to her arrest affidavit, Seymour was transported to the Citrus County Detention Facility from the Volusia County Jail. Bond $2,000. Sara Winn, 31, of South Ricky Terrace, Inverness, at 10:21 a.m. Feb. 8 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance and misdemeanor charges of battery and drug paraphernalia. According to her arrest affidavit, Winn was involved in a physical altercation. She is accused of punching the victim with a closed fist and causing a small laceration on her toe. While searching Winn during the battery arrest, a clear baggie containing 0.7 grams of methamphetamine, along with a glass pipe, was found in her possession. Bond $3,000. Michael Verrier, 34, of South Candlenut Avenue, Homosassa, at 6:38 p.m. Feb. 8 on an active Pinellas County warrant for trafficking in stolen property. Bond $5,000. Justin Bowman, 21, of Hernando, at 5:34 a.m. Feb. 9 on a misdemeanor charge of battery. Bond $500. Charles Valentine Jr., 48, of Southeast 929nd Street, Oldtown, at 12:16 p.m. Feb. 9 on a misdemeanor charge of retail petit theft. According to his arrest affidavit, Valentine is accused of shoplifting one package of batteries, two packets of Aqua Test water strips, and one package of lead battery terminals, with a total value of $30.89, from the Lecanto Walmart. Bond $250. Peter Reimer, 50, of North Carl G. Rose Highway, Hernando, at 1:49 p.m. Feb. 10 on a felony charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon without intent to kill. According to his arrest affidavit, Reimer is accused of pulling a gun out during a verbal argument to reportedly coerce the victim into signing some paperwork. Bond $7,000. Denver Naylor, 29, of Lecanto, at 7:16 p.m. Feb. 10 on a felony charge of grand theft with property damage of $1,000 or more. Bond $5,000. James Massey Jr., 34, of West Green Bay Lane, Crystal River, at 6:56 p.m. Feb. 10 on a felony charge of aggravated battery with use of a deadly weapon. According to his arrest affidavit, Massey is accused of throwing a hunting knife at the victim during a dispute. The knife reportedly struck the victim in his lower back. EMS was called to the scene and advised the wound was not life threatening but would require stitches and medical care. Bond $5,000. Citrus County Sheriffs OfficeBurglaries A vehicle burglary was reported at 6:45a.m. Friday, Feb.7, in the 1300 block of N. Arkansas Terrace, Hernando. A residential burglary was reported at 11:55a.m. Feb.7 in the 6300 block of E. Amity St., Inverness. A residential burglary was reported at 4:57p.m. Feb.7 in the 700 block of N.E. 12th St., Crystal River. A vehicle burglary was reported at 3:58p.m. Saturday, Feb.8, in the 9800 block of N. Sandree Drive, Dunnellon. A commercial burglary was reported at 12:25p.m. Sunday, Feb.9, in the 1900 block of W. Main St., Inverness. A commercial burglary was reported at 8:47 a.m. Monday, Feb. 10, in the 2500 block of W. Dunnellon Road, Dunnellon. A residential burglary was reported at 9:37 a.m. Feb. 10 in the 1200 block of E. Triple Crown Loop, Hernando. A residential burglary was reported at 11 a.m. Feb. 10 in the 800 block of E. Savoy St., Lecanto. A vehicle burglary was reported at 3:46 p.m. Feb. 10 in the 900 block of Orchid Ave., Inverness. A vehicle burglary was reported at 2:38 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, in the 2100 block of W. Linden Drive, Dunnellon.Thefts A grand theft was reported at 7:33a.m. Friday, Feb.7, in the 30 block of S. Jeffery St., Beverly Hills. A petit theft was reported at 12:21p.m. Feb.7 in the 8100 block of W. Coconut Palm Drive, Homosassa. A petit theft was reported at 12:25p.m. Feb.7 in the 7700 block of W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Crystal River. A petit theft was reported at 12:58p.m. Feb.7 in the 2400 block of E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. A larceny petit theft was reported at 9:21a.m. Saturday, Feb.8, in the 300 block of E. Highland Blvd., Inverness. A grand theft was reported at 10:06a.m. Feb.8 in the 9600 block of W. Cedar St., Crystal River. A larceny petit theft was reported at 9:18a.m. Sunday, Feb.9, in the 8400 block of N. Pine Haven Point, Crystal River. A petit theft was reported at 11:18a.m. Feb.9 in the 1900 block of N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. 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Authorities said it doesnt appear the deputy fired at him, so they are trying to determine whether the suspect shot himself. Capt. Angelo Nieves said the fire department made valiant efforts to save our deputy. But he was pronounced dead at Orlando Regional Medical Center. Pine was married and had three small children, Sheriff Jerry L. Demings said in a statement. Pine had been with the sheriffs office since 2011. Erica Pugh, 18, who was with Holtermann during the initial burglary call, was apprehended in the area. Authorities said she was interviewed by detectives and confessed to a recent armed robbery in the Orlando area. Pugh is being charged with multiple counts of burglary and grand theft, the sheriffs office said. The citizens of Orange County lost a true hero who was tragically killed patrolling the streets of our community, the sheriff said. Demings was out of town on business when the shooting occurred and was returning Tuesday. ON THE NET For more information about arrests made by the Citrus County Sheriffs Office, go to www.sheriffcitrus.org and click on the Public Information link, then on Arrest Reports. Also under Public Information on the CCSO website, click on Crime Mapping for a view of where each type of crime occurs in Citrus County. Click on Offense Reports to see lists of burglary, theft and vandalism. The Sexual Predator Unit is responsible for tracking all registered sexual offenders and predators in the county. Click on the Sexual Offender Information link on the CCSO website. Deputy Jonathan Pinehad been with the Orange County Sheriffs office since 2011. StateBRIEF Authorities searching for missing pilotVERO BEACH Authorities are searching for a missing British pilot off the coast of southeast Florida. The Martin County Sheriffs Office and the U.S. Coast Guard continued their search Tuesday for Andrei Postelnicu. He left Marathon in the Florida Keys on Friday and was scheduled to land in Vero Beach that evening. His plane was reported missing the next day. Authorities said debris recovered along the beach included pieces of the missing Piper Seneca.A local resident found a backpack with identification and other items belonging to Postelnicu. A boot that washed ashore Sunday afternoon also matches his same European size. Authorities said search efforts have been challenging due to rough waters, windy conditions and the large perimeter of the search. From wire reports
Peter Bilello, 96INVERNESSPeter J. Bilello, 96, of Inverness, Fla., died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at Citrus Health & Rehabilitation Center. A native of Brooklyn and Jamaica, N.Y., he was born April 20, 1917, to Mary LoCastro and Charles Bilello and moved to Inverness in 1971 from North Merrick, Long Island, N.Y. Mr. Bilello was retired from the Long Island Railroad in New York and was a member of Our Lady of Fatima Parish. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary G. Bilello; two brothers, Ignacio and Salvatore; and his great-grandson, Anthony Gorman. Survivors include two daughters, Pat Gorman of Patchogue, N.Y., and Diana Smith of Tampa; five grandchildren, Keith, Brett, Danielle, Wesley and Derek; and 10 great-grandchildren, Sami, Darla, April, Nathan, Katherine, Skyler, Chandler, Sawyer, Chloe and Jack. Cremation arrangements are private. Mass of Christian Burial announced later. Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory.Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com. Stephen Chitty, 56CRYSTAL RIVERStephen D. Chitty, 56, Crystal River, Fla., died Feb. 9, 2014, at his residence. Private arrangements by Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory, Inverness.Hedwig Heddy Fair, 94INVERNESSHedwig Heddy Fair, 94 of Inverness, Fla., died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Heddy was born to John and Anna Ollech in Springfield, Ill., Oct. 16, 1919. She graduated from Springfield school and worked at Sangamo Electric in Springfield. She lived and worked in Decatur, Ill., and retired from A. E. Staley Company. Heddy married Charles in 1954 and he survives. They were married for 59 years. Heddy had two sisters and three brothers who preceded her in death. She is also survived by her son, Scott (Chris) Fair of Rochelle, Ill.; and her daughter, Kathy (Doug) Stearns of Orlando; her four grandchildren, Jason (Becky) Fair, Elburn, Ill., Bobbie Jo (Monroe) Booth, Longwood, Jennifer Damry, Mooresville, N.C., Karla (Matt) Lambson, Morrisville, N.C.; and five great-granddaughters. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Heddy was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Inverness. She enjoyed bowling, golf, cooking, bridge and handicrafts and really enjoyed her family. Funeral services for Heddy will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, at the Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home of Inverness, with Mr. Jason Fair officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 9 a.m., until the hour of service. Burial will follow at the Florida National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to Hospice of Citrus County, P.O. Box 641270, Beverly Hills, FL 34464. Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com.Herbert Fallon, 84HOMOSASSAHerbert F. Fallon, 84, of Homosassa, Fla., died Feb. 10, 2014. Private services and burial are being arranged by Wilder Funeral Home, Homosassa. William Bill Knight Jr., 79HOMOSASSAWilliam L. Bill Knight Jr., 79, of Homosassa, Fla., passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at his home while under the care of Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast and his family. A native of Greenburg, Ind., he was born Dec. 30, 1934, to William Sr. and Beulah (Stobough) Knight, one of three children. Bill, as he was known to all, was the former owner and operator of Knights Auto Parts, Brooksville. Mr. Knight was also an ordained Pentecostal minister during his life, loved hunting and fishing, and was known as an accomplished musician in guitar, mandolin and banjo. He was known locally as a founding member of the Over the Hill Gang band and was a member of St. Timothys Lutheran Church, Crystal River. Bill is survived by his wife of 48 years, Sue Knight of Homosassa; and his 10 children, Pamela Champion (Leo), Homosassa, Gary Lewis (Terri), Chassahowitzka, Cheryl Whitaker, Ruskin, Paula Knight, Fontana, Calif., Gerri Sue Sisson, Locust Grove, Ga., Mickie Lewis, Ruskin, Willette Knight, Homosassa, Terri Willard (Gerald), Beverly Hills, Ramona Raven, Homosassa and William L. Duke Knight III, Beverly Hills; 23 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grand child. Mr. Knight was preceded in death by a son, Scotty Alan Knight; and two siblings, Alberta and Ina. Friends will be received from noon to 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at Wilder Funeral Home, Homosassa, where a celebration of Bills life will take place at 2 p.m., with Pastor David Bradford of St. Timothys Lutheran Church officiating. Interment will follow at Stage Stand Cemetery in Homosassa Springs. www.wilderfuneral.com Howard Roberts Jr., 84CRYSTAL RIVERHoward Roberts Jr., 84, of Crystal River, Fla., died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at the Hospice House of Citrus County. Inurnment will take place at the Florida National Cemetery at a later date. Strickland Funeral Home with Crematory of Crystal River is assisting the family with arrangements. Teodoro Santiago, 76INVERNESSTeodoro Santiago, 76, of Inverness, Fla., passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, under the care of Hospice of Citrus County. He was born in Puerto Rico July 1, 1937, to the late Santos and Primitiva (Ortiz) Santiago. Teodoro was a receiver in the poultry industry, and arrived in this area in 2004, coming from Ephrata, Pa. He attended the First Spanish Church of Inverness, and enjoyed fishing and Pennsylvania auctions. He was preceded in death by brothers, Evaristo and Santos, and sisters, Julia, Maria and Flora. Survivors include his loving wife of 54 years, Amelia Santiago. Other survivors include children, Noel (Juanita) Santiago of Souderton, Pa., Daniel (Kathy) Santiago of Adamstown, Pa., Ismael Santiago of Ephrata, Pa., Yolanda Santiago of Lititz, Pa., and Damaris (Eric) Masciantonio of Ephrata, Pa.; brothers, Jose Santiago of Lancaster, Pa., and Regino Santiago of Puerto Rico; and sister, Josefa Santiago of Kansas City, Mo.; 18 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. The family will be receiving friends in visitation from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, with funeral services 1 p.m. Friday, at the Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home, Inverness, with the Rev. David Pinero officiating. Burial will follow at Hills of Rest Cemetery, Floral City. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Hospice of Citrus County, P.O. Box 641270, Beverly Hills, FL 34464.Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com. Joseph Saproni, 90BEVERLY HILLSA Mass of Christian burial for Joseph Saproni, 90, of Beverly Hills, Fla., will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, at the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church. He died Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, in Beverly Hills. Interment will follow at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell. Arrangements are under the direction of the Beverly Hills Chapel of Hooper Funeral Home & Crematory.Gardner Tarbell, 90INVERNESSGardner D. Tarbell, 90, passed away at his home in Inverness, surrounded by family with the help of Hospice of Citrus County, Feb. 9, 2014. He was born March 4, 1923, in Providence, R.I. Gardner proudly served his country as a flight engineer in the Army Air Corps, where he was stationed in the South Pacific during World War II. He retired from Pratt & Whitney Aircraft in Connecticut after 30 years. His hobbies were boating, radio controlled airplanes, and he was a member of the Ocala Flying Club. He was also a general in the amateur radio field. He was above all a family man. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Jeanette, the mother of his children. Left to cherish his memory, and hold him in their hearts are his two sons, Gardner and Michael Tarbell; and his daughter, Robin Theilig. He will also be sorely missed by his wife of 26 years, Doris; his stepson, Collin Tierney; two stepdaughters, Susan Capehart and Sheryl Green; eight grandchildren, Apryl, Bryan, Allyn, Andrew, Allison, Stephen, Ian and Gabrielle; and eight great-grandchildren. He is survived by a sister, Marjorie Pulcini of Inverness, and extended family and many friends. He will also be missed by his constant companion, Spaz. Private cremation arrangements are under the care of Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory, Inverness. Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com.Attilio Teal Zanni, 87BEVERLY HILLSThe Service of Remembrance for Mr. Attilio Teal Zanni, age 87, of Beverly Hills, Florida, will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, February 15, 2014 at the Beverly Hills Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes. Interment will follow at Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Beverly Hills. The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM, Thursday, February 13, 2014 at the chapel. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.HooperFuneral Home.com. Mr. Zanni was born May 9, 1926 in Detroit, MI, son of Vittorio and Enrichetta (Piffero) Zanni. He died February 9, 2014 in Lecanto, FL. Mr. Zanni was an Army veteran serving in the Philippines during WWII. He worked as a manager for A&P Grocery in the Detroit area for 38 years. Teal also owned a Pepperidge Farm route in Detroit and worked for Sherwin Williams in Crystal River for 13 years. He moved to Beverly Hills from Troy, MI in 1987. He was an avid bowler and golfer, did stained glass and enjoyed working in the yard and poker nights with his friends. Mr. Zanni was preceded in death by his parents, and 2 brothers, Otto and Art Zanni. Survivors include his wife of 46 years, Ella Zanni of Beverly Hills, 3 daughters, Jill Zanni Rodriguez and husband, Moe of Gainesville, Jane Chant of Beverly Hills and Amy Baron and husband, Greg of Lowell, IN. He is also survived by his sister, Emma Kuhn of Sterling Heights, MI, brother, Pete Zanni of Spring Hill, grandchildren, Amanda Dick, Matthew Beamish, Graham Baron and Greg Baron and great granddaughters, Liliana Baron and Briana Beamish. Teal will be remembered as the best husband, father, brother, uncle, Pa and friend by all who knew and loved him. 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Theres not even a definition in the dictionary for zingers. I had a legal friend call me. He goes: What are you all up to now? He goes: Zingers? Have you looked up zingers? Adams said people should be allowed to say what they want as long as they arent rude. Dont cuss. Dont threaten people. Dont threaten to cut their throat. Dont threaten to bring them outside, beat them up. Dont call them thugs, Adams said. I think we can accept things. Adams then questioned the documents non-interference clause. Acting County Attorney Kerry Parsons said the ordinance reiterated statutes and regulations for a county administrative form of government, that commissioners would address all questions to the county administrator, who would in turn inquire of county employees about replies to questions. This actually helps with regards to potential litigation in the future, if an employee were to say that a board member were to overstep your bounds at some point in time, there is this in there that specifically is codified that says theres a noninterference clause, Parsons said. Adams questioned why a county employee, Adam Thomas, interim director of tourism, had arranged to have lunch with Commissioner Joe Meek rather than going through the county administrator. Are we going to pick and choose what commissioners are going to have public information so we can do damage control? Adams asked. Are we going to pick and choose who can have lunch? Adams said he does not support the idea of county employees having lunch with elected officials. He questioned how effective the noninterference clause would be if commissioners continue to eat lunch with county staff. If that (the noninterference clause) is to stop me from asking questions or anybody else as a commissioner, I think thats wrong and its wrong for the taxpayers, Adams said. Commission Chairman John JJ Kenney said hes been guilty of talking to staff members occasionally. Youve got people down there in the trenches and youve got five of us going directly to them, Kenney said. What are they supposed to do? If we filter it through the administrator and the deputy administrator, youre going to get your responses and its no gotcha or anything. Its just trying to maintain a chain of command. Commissioner Rebecca Bays, chairwoman of the Tourist Development Council, said she encouraged a working relationship between Thomas and Meek because Meek is the chairman of the Economic Development Council. There are so many times that economic development is going to come our way because of tourist opportunities, Bays said. Adams responded: Are we going to have two sets of rules, then? Meek clarified that zinger has been a word in the Merriam-Webster Dictionary since 1955 meaning something causing or meant to cause interest, surprise or shock, or a pointed witty remark or retort. The board agreed to set the public hearing by a 4-1 vote, with Adams opposed. The public hearing for the Public Participation Ordinance will be at 1:45 p.m. and the Civility and Decorum Ordinance at 2 p.m. Feb. 25. If approved, both would take effect immediately. Adams also was the sole board member opposed to hiring Federal Property Registration Corp. to account for the countys vacant and foreclosed properties. He also cast the lone no vote to set a public hearing for the adoption phase of the County Road 491 Corridor Overlay Plan. That hearing has been set for 5:01 p.m. Feb. 25.Contact Chronicle reporter Chris Van Ormer at 352-5642916 or cvanormer@ chronicleonline.com. BOCCContinued from Page A1 Temple remains such a symbol of innocence that kids still know the drink named for her: a sweet, nonalcoholic cocktail of ginger ale and grenadine, topped with a maraschino cherry. Her hit movies which included Bright Eyes (1934), Curly Top (1935), Dimples (1936), Poor Little Rich Girl (1936) and Heidi (1937) featured sentimental themes and musical subplots, with stories of resilience and optimism that a struggling American public found appealing. She kept children singing On the Good Ship Lollipop for generations. She was also a tribute to the economic and inspirational power of movies, credited with helping to save 20th Century Fox from bankruptcy and praised by President Franklin D. Roosevelt himself for lifting Americas spirits during a gloomy time. She was just absolutely marvelous, greatest in the world, director Allan Dwan told filmmaker-author Peter Bogdanovich in his book Who the Devil Made It: Conversations With Legendary Film Directors. With Shirley, youd just tell her once and shed remember the rest of her life, said Dwan, who directed her in Heidi and Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm. Whatever it was she was supposed to do shed do it. ... And if one of the actors got stuck, shed tell him what his line was she knew it better than he did. Her achievements did not end with movies. Retired from acting at 21, she went on to hold several diplomatic posts in Republican administrations, including ambassador to Czechoslovakia during the sudden collapse of communism in 1989. Former President George H.W. Bush, who appointed Black to the post in Prague, saluted her Tuesday for her selfless service to our country and her film career. In both roles, she truly lifted people up and earned not only a place in our hearts, but also our enduring respect, Bush said in a statement. Temple, known in private life as Shirley Temple Black, died at her home near San Francisco. The cause of death was not disclosed. From 1935 to 1938, she was the most popular screen actress in the country and was a bigger draw than Clark Gable, Joan Crawford or Gary Cooper. In 1999, the American Film Institutes ranking of the greatest screen legends put Temple at No. 18 among the 25 actresses. I have one piece of advice for those of you who want to receive the lifetime achievement award: Start early, she quipped in 2006 as she was honored by the Screen Actors Guild. But she also said that evening that her greatest roles were as wife, mother and grandmother: Theres nothing like real love. Nothing. Her husband of more than 50 years, Charles Black, had died a few months earlier. In Bright Eyes, Temple introduced the song On the Good Ship Lollipop and did battle with a charmingly bratty Jane Withers, launching Withers as another major child star. As a bright-eyed orphan in Curly Top, she sang Animal Crackers in My Soup. She was teamed with the legendary dancer Bill Bojangles Robinson in two 1935 films with Civil War themes, The Little Colonel and The Littlest Rebel. Their tap dance up the steps in The Little Colonel (at a time when interracial teamings were rare in Hollywood) became a landmark in the history of film dance. Known for a remarkable ability to cry on cue, she won a special Academy Award at age 6 and was presented with a miniature Oscar statuette for her outstanding contribution to screen entertainment. Temple and her movies were an escapist delight at a time when America was down in the dumps. Mothers dressed their little girls like her, and a line of dolls that are now highly sought-after collectibles was launched. Her fans seemed interested in every last golden curl on her head. Her mother, Gertrude, was said to have done her hair for each movie, with every hairstyle having exactly 56 curls. TEMPLEContinued from Page A1 Associated PressChild actress ShirleyTemple is seen in her role as Little Miss Marker in 1933. The curly-haired child star who put smiles on the faces of Depression-era moviegoers, has died. She was 85.
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Michael Dunn said he tried to calm down the confrontation with three teens in a neighboring SUV outside a Jacksonville convenience store in November 2012. I couldnt believe what I was seeing and hearing, the 47-year-old said. Dunn is charged with first-degree murder. He has pleaded not guilty and says he acted in self-defense when he fatally shot 17-year-old Jordan Davis of Marietta, Ga., outside a Jacksonville convenience store in 2012. The defense rested its case Tuesday, and then prosecutors called Dunns fiancee back to the witness stand. Rhonda Rouer contradicted Dunns assertion that he had told her he had seen a gun in the teens SUV. Closing arguments were expected Wednesday. Prosecutors also played a video of Dunns jailhouse interview in which he couldnt explain why he didnt call police after the shooting. Also in it, detectives picked apart Dunns story that he was threatened with a gun, saying no weapon was found on the teen and witnesses never described Davis making threats. Dunn said he would not have done anything to get himself in trouble. I got a place on the beach. I got a great house. I got a great girl. We just got a new puppy, Dunn said. There is no reason for me to jeopardize that. In his testimony, Dunn told jurors he was in Jacksonville with Rouer to attend his sons wedding. He had brought along on the trip his 7-month-old dog, and at one point in testimony, he wiped away tears when talking about his fiancee and dog. Dunn said he and Rouer went to the convenience store for wine and chips. He said he pulled into a spot next to an SUV where music with a thumping bass was playing. It got really loud, Dunn said. My rear view mirror was shaking. My eardrums were vibrating. It was ridiculously loud. Dunn said he asked the three men in the SUV to turn down the music and they turned it off. I said, Thank you, Dunn said. But soon afterward, Dunn said he heard someone in the SUV shouting expletives and the word cracker at him. Dunn is white, and the teens in the SUV were black. Cracker is a derogatory term for white people. The music was turned back on, and Dunn testified, I wasnt going to ask for favors anymore. Dunn said the men in the SUV had menacing expressions, and he asked the teens whether they were talking about him. He said he wanted to calm down the situation but saw a teen in the backseat reach down for something which he slammed into the car door. Dunn said it looked as if the barrel of a shotgun was sticking out the window. One of the teens stepped out of the SUV, Dunn said, and he felt this was a clear and present danger. He reached for his pistol in a glove box. Dunn, who had a concealed weapons permit, fired nine shots into the car, according to an affidavit. Once his fiancee returned to the car, he drove off out of fear of the SUV returning, he said. He described having tunnel vision, with everything focused on his target. No weapons were found in the SUV. Dunn said he told Rouer on the drive back to the hotel that he had shot in self-defense. I didnt do anything wrong, Dunn said he told her. Dunn and Rouer drove back to their hotel and Dunn said he didnt call the police because his focus was on the wellbeing of Rouer, whom he described as in hysterics. The next morning, Dunn said, Rouer insisted she wanted to go home and they drove back to their home in Brevard County, 175 miles away. There, Dunn said he contacted a neighbor who is in law enforcement for advice on how to turn himself in to authorities. During cross-examination, prosecutor John Guy challenged Dunns assertion that he had told Rouer after the shooting that he thought one of the teens had a gun. You never told the love of your life that those guys had a gun, Guy said. Did you? Dunn responded, You were not there. Guy challenged Dunn on other parts of his story, citing letters Dunn had written from jail and interviews with investigators. The prosecutor said Dunn had told detectives the day after the shooting that it could have been a stick he saw pointing from the vehicle. But Dunn countered he was just suggesting a farfetched possibility. Associated PressMichael Dunn gestures Tuesday on the stand during his trial in Jacksonville. Quarter of seniors scoring 3 or higher on AP testMIAMI More than a quarter of all Florida high school seniors are earning high enough scores on Advanced Placement tests to earn college credit. A report released Tuesday by the College Board shows 27 percent of Florida students graduating in 2013 scored a 3 or higher on an AP test. That passage rate was the fifth highest in the nation and a big jump from the states performance a decade before. In 2003, just 15 percent of graduating seniors scored at that level on an AP exam. The 2013 graduating class scores were the same as those seen in 2012. In 2011, 24 percent of seniors earned a 3 or higher on an AP test.Miami Dade leads in national Dreamers scholarshipsMIAMI Miami Dade College on Tuesday became the biggest recipient of a new private scholarship program aimed at helping immigrant youth. Former Washington Post owner Donald E. Graham, who co-founded TheDream.US, joined College President Eduardo Padron at Miamis historic Freedom Tower to present the awards to 22 Miami Dade students. Another 17 youth nationwide also will receive the support in this inaugural batch of scholarships. Graham said he became interested in helping the Dreamers after working with youth in Washington, D.C., public schools, encouraging them to attend college. Each year, the number of students unable to afford college because of their immigration status grew. Youth brought to the country as children and who now live here illegally so-called Dreamers are not eligible for federal grants, and in many states must pay out-ofstate tuition. Philanthropist Henry Munoz III and for U.S. Secretary of Commerce Carlos Gutierrez also co-founded the group last June and tapped Miami Dade alumna and Dreamer activist Gabby Pacheco as its program director. TheDream.US provides scholarships of up to $25,000 in aid and has raised $25 million, Graham said.Boy arrested in theft of Girl Scouts cellphoneFORT LAUDERDALE A 15-year-old boy has been arrested by Fort Lauderdale police on charges of stealing a Girl Scouts cellphone while she was selling cookies outside a local grocery store. Police said Tuesday they identified the ninth-grader from previous police encounters by viewing the Winn-Dixie stores video surveillance. The Samsung Galaxy S3 phone was stolen from a Girl Scout during a Sunday night cookie sale. One person distracted the group and the other took the phone that was lying on a table. The second juvenile who was present has not been charged. 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Authorities were still looking to question Gordons boyfriend, Timothy Gordon.Three cars of freight train derail near JacksonvilleJACKSONVILLE Officials say three cars of a freight train have derailed near Jacksonville, including one that leaked a small amount of ethanol. The derailment occurred early Tuesday. The Florida Times-Union reported the leak was contained after only a few of the 200,000 gallons of flammable ethanol leaked out. Fire department spokesman Tom Francis said the car was tipped over just north of Acosta Bridge. He said no ethanol leaked into the St. Johns River below. The U.S. Coast Guards pollution responders were standing by to assist if necessary. They said a safety zone has been set up and extends 200 yards on either side of the bridge. 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Most recent dividend was omitted or deferred. k Declared or paid this year, a cumulative issue with dividends in arrears. m Current annual rate, which was decreased by most recent dividend announcement. p Initial dividend, annual rate not known, yie ld not shown. r Declared or paid in preceding 12 months plus stock dividend. t Paid in stock, approximate cash value on ex-distribution date. PE Footnotes: q Stock is a closed-end fund no P/E ratio shown. cc P/E exceeds 99. dd Loss in last 12 months. The rising price of organic wheat for the organic foods maker will weigh on profits this year, at least in the first half. Fourth-quarter losses were contained at the third-largest U.S. wireless carrier as it added more wireless devices to its network. The food products company trimmed its outlook for 2014 and 2015 on low volumes, margin pressure and soft sales for private brands. The tobacco company misses earnings estimates, but quarterly profit spiked, fueled by higher prices and lower legal costs. Commodity prices at or surpassing all-time highs will make 2014 a challenging year for the nations largest milk processor. The Standard & Poors 500 index rose for a fourth straight day Tuesday, its longest winning streak of the year. All 10 sectors that make up the index rose, led by energy producers. The S&P 500 has recovered most of its loss from early in 2014. 14 16 18 $20 NF DJ Dean FoodsDF Close: $14.08 -1.12 or -7.4% $13.59$42.12 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 18.1m (7.9x avg.) $1.33 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 3.7 ... 45 50 $55 NF DJ Reynolds AmericanRAI Close: $48.07 -0.74 or -1.5% $42.46$52.93 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 4.1m (1.9x avg.) $25.98 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 16.9 5.2% 25 30 35 $40 NF DJ ConAgra FoodsCAG Close: $29.08 -1.97 or -6.3% $28.60$37.28 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 15.4m (5.0x avg.) $12.23 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 18.1 3.4% 6 8 10 $12 NF DJ SprintS Close: $7.90 0.21 or 2.7% $5.49$11.47 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 44.2m (2.0x avg.) $31.06 b 52-week range PE: Yield: ... ... 35 40 45 $50 NF DJ AnniesBNNY Close: $38.21 -3.62 or -8.7% $35.79$52.38 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 3.0m (8.7x avg.) $646.21 m 52-week range PE: Yield: 50.3 ... The yield on the 10-year Treasury rose to 2.73 percent Tuesday. Yields affect rates on mortgages and other consumer loans.NET 1YR TREASURIES YEST PVS CHG AGO 3.25 3.25 3.25 .13 .13 .13 PRIME RATE FED FUNDS 3-month T-bill.050.06-0.01.07 6-month T-bill.090.10-0.01.12 52-wk T-bill.110.11....14 2-year T-note.330.31+0.02.26 5-year T-note1.531.49+0.04.85 10-year T-note2.732.67+0.061.96 30-year T-bond3.693.65+0.043.17 NET 1YR BONDS YEST PVS CHG AGO Barclays LongT-BdIdx3.473.45+0.022.73 Bond Buyer Muni Idx4.894.89...4.02 Barclays USAggregate2.312.31...1.91 Barclays US High Yield5.565.59-0.036.02 Moodys AAACorp Idx4.484.50-0.023.89 Barclays CompT-BdIdx1.761.73+0.031.11 Barclays US Corp3.083.08...2.81 YEST 6 MO AGO 1 YR AGO Commodities The price of natural gas more than made up for its sharp loss from a day earlier, continuing its volatile year. 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Interestrates 000HBQ8 US stocks surge after Fed chief reassures Associated PressNEW YORK Reassuring words from the new head of the Federal Reserve sent stocks soaring on Tuesday and gave the market its longest winning streak this year. The Dow Jones industrial average jumped nearly 200 points after Fed Chair Janet Yellen said she would continue the central banks market-friendly, lowinterest rate policies. Investors also welcomed news that Congress appeared poised to raise the U.S. borrowing limit without the political drama that happened late last year. That would avert the threat of a disastrous default on the U.S. governments debt. Many of the risks everyone had their eyes on for 2014 are quickly being cleared away, said Kristina Hooper, head of U.S. investment strategies for Allianz Global Investors. On Tuesday, the Dow Jones industrial average rose 192.98 points, or 1.2 percent, to 15,994.77. It was the Dows third tripledigit advance in four days. The Standard & Poors 500 index rose 19.91 points, or 1.1 percent, to 1,819.75 and the Nasdaq composite rose 42.87 points, or 1 percent, to 4,191.04. The Nasdaq is now in positive territory for 2014, while the S&P 500 and Dow are down 1.5 percent and 3.5 percent the year, respectively. Investors had two points of worry resolved this week, analysts said. Yellen, in her first public comments since taking over for Ben Bernanke at the Federal Reserve last week, told Congress that she expects a great deal of continuity with her predecessor. Yellen said she supports Bernankes view that the economy is strengthening enough to withstand a pullback in the Feds stimulus, but that interest rates should stay low to encourage more growth. Last week, the Fed announced it would reduce its bond purchases by $10 billion to $65 billion a month. Shes being well received (by investors), said Rob Stein, CEO of Astor Investment Management in Chicago. Politicians also appear to have reached an agreement over raising the nations borrowing limit, sometimes called the debt ceiling. House Speaker John Boehner said Tuesday that he would allow a vote to raise the borrowing limit without any conditions attached. The announcement came a few days after Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said the federal government would exhaust its ability to borrow money by Feb. 27. Lew urged Congress to pass a bill to raise the limit as soon as possible. The approaching deadline had been a lingering source of worry for investors, who still bear scars from the last two debt debates. The political tussle over raising the borrowing limit in August 2011 eventually led Standard & Poors to downgrade the United States credit rating, which in turn caused the stock market to go through three months of nauseating swings. During the October 2013 debate, the United States came within days of running out of cash, causing investors to flee some parts of the U.S. Treasury market out of fear that the federal government could not pay its debts. Investors were preparing for the debt ceiling negotiations to become a disaster, said Brian Reynolds, market strategist with Rosenblatt Securities. The surge in the last four days has helped the market avoid its first correction since 2011. Thats when an index falls 10 percent or more from a recent peak. The S&P 500s recent decline brought the index down as much as 5.8 percent from its peak of 1,848 reached on Jan. 15. Investors were preparing for the debt ceiling negotiations to become a disaster.Brian Reynoldsmarket strategist with Rosenblatt Securities. Sources: FactSet; earnings conference calls *trailing 12 m onth results ^annualized Dollar General and Family Dollar Stores are likely to benefit from CVS Caremarks decision to stop selling tobacco in its CVS pharmacies by October 1. Whats a stake? CVS estimates the loss of about $2 billion in annual revenue. Certainly the dollar stores wont capture all of the foregone sales, but both retailers have enjoyed a boost in revenue from adding cigarettes to their stores within the last two years. Rick Dreiling, CEO of Dollar General, said in December that one of the biggest benefits has been that cigarettes bring additional customers into the to those customers, not just cigarettes. Dreiling noted that the number of customers buying cigarettes along with several other items had risen to 44 percent in the companys third quarter, up from about a third when sales first began. Tuesdays close $63.40P/E ratio*: 17 Number of stores 8,000 in 46 states Began selling tobacco 20120 10 20 30 40 S&P 500 FDO DG% 2013 These dollar stores should benefit from CVSs decision to stop selling tobacco products. 1-yr 3-yr^ 10-yr^ DG 24 28 N/A FDO 13 14 7 S&P 500 21 13 7 %% Tuesdays close $56.70P/E ratio*: 18 Number of stores 11,000 in 40 states Began selling tobacco 2013Avg. broker rating 26 analystsSELL BUY HOLD Avg. broker rating 27 analystsSELL BUY HOLD BusinessHIGHLIGHTS Widest earnings gap for college grads in 48 years WASHINGTON The earnings gap between young adults with and without bachelors degrees has stretched to its widest level in nearly half a century. Its a sign of the growing value of a college education despite rising tuition costs, according to an analysis of census data released Tuesday. Young adults with just a high-school diploma earned 62 percent of the typical salary of college graduates. Thats down from 81 percent in 1965, the earliest year for which comparable data are available.Wiggle room for big firms under new coverage rule WASHINGTON Big stores, hotels, restaurants and other companies with lots of low-wage and part-time workers will be among the main beneficiaries of the Obama administrations latest tweak to health care rules. Consultants and government officials said companies with 100 or more workers can avoid the biggest of two potential employer penalties in the Affordable Care Act if they offer coverage to 70 percent of their full-timers. That target is a lot easier to hit than the administrations previous requirement of 95 percent. But the wiggle room is only good for next year. Treasury officials said the goal is to create an easier path for employers already covering many of their workers.From wire reports
Feels like ... 68 degreesThis message goes out to the person calling Sound Off always wanting the temperature in Homosassa. They seem to have lost their weather channel. Go outside. Are you cold? You need a jacket. Are you sweating? You need short-sleeved shirts. Its hot. Get it?Answer at your fingertipsTo the person in Homosassa Springs who wants to know how to get the local temperature, etc.: If you have a computer, go to www.intellicast.com. Enter your zip code on the box at the top right, then click on Homosassa right below it when it shows up. All the information you need will be right in front of you. To see the radar picture, click on Interactive Radar, then click on the sideways triangle at the bottom left to start the picture moving. That should be all you need.Crystal Rivers close enoughThis is in regards to the weather and the person complaining about not getting the weather in Homosassa. If you buy a small thermometer, it can tell you just what the temperature is in your own yard. But if you get out of the house and take a few steps north, youre in Crystal River. And theres no wall between Crystal River and Homosassa, so the weather is the same thing in one place and the other. They cant give the weather for every nook and cranny all the way down (U.S.) 19. I mean, thats common sense. I think the Weather Channel is doing a fantastic job. OPINION Page A12WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2014 Local spending out of controlIts got to stop. Time and time again, we hear or read about what county commissioners want to do as: build a new animal shelter, move concrete memorials, create a new port, make County Road 491 a medical corridor, buy highpriced old buildings, hire consultants, extend useless corridors, and on and on ad nausea. Who requested any of these inane events? What ever happened to the old adage a government of the people, by the people and for the people? Who wanted these dubious schemes? Over the years, an appalling misunderstanding has occurred like the tail wagging the dog. Our votes went to candidates we thought would consider various wonderful measures for those residents desiring them. Not the other way around. I mistakenly thought commissioners relied on proposals made by concerned individuals, community associations, organizations who wanted the very best for their neighborhoods! Our taxes were supposed to be used to fund these needed services, not for your pie-in-the-sky personal whims. I defy any commissioner to name the group who came forward desiring any of these actions. Who works for whom? Maybe that is the reason why we pay such usurious taxes. Our tax money is spent so foolishly, it boggles the mind. Its time for commissioners to get down to real business. You work for us. Its not the other way around. Unless you are acting in the interests of fretful residents, who cares what you personally want during your term of office? Thats why there is such an enormous turnover each election cycle. Its ridiculous.Peter Monteleone Pine Ridge Volunteers make a differenceThe citizens of Citrus County deserve some recognition for all they do to better their community. I have served as an officer in the Salvation Army in many places both large and small. The common factor in all these towns, cities, and counties is that there is always a small portion of people who are committed to coming together and working to meet the needs of others. I have always been able to count on a few good people to work with in any given community. Well, that view changed for me about seven months ago when I was assigned as the new corps officer of the Salvation Army of Citrus County. I didnt need to find a few good people because a whole bunch of them found me and continue to do so. Since my arrival I have witnessed a level of commitment and compassion, from both agencies and individuals, that is unique and unmatched in my experience. Here are a few examples. In Citrus County we come together and have two successful postal food drives a year, while most of the nation has only one. We have a Thanksgiving Feeding Alliance of agencies, churches, stores, community leaders, and an army of volunteers, that channel the generosity of a whole community to help feed hundreds of needy families and individuals and connect them with life changing resources. And here at The Salvation Army we have a cold-weather shelter that is 100 percent manned by volunteers from across the community. The list goes on and on. We have a mindset that says Lets get together and meet this need. But the real key that makes the difference isnt the number of agencies, programs, or initiatives that a community has in place. Its the place that people have in their own hearts that draws them to make a difference for others. I have come to love Citrus County because its people know how to love. Thanks to all of you who give so much to serve the needs of your neighbors. You make a difference! Sincerely, Captain Phillip S. Irish Corps Officer The Salvation Army of Citrus County This November, voters will have the opportunity to decide whether to allow so-called medical marijuana in Florida. As a parent, the amendment forces me to ask myself: Would I want my daughter, when she becomes a teenager, smoking marijuana to alleviate premenstrual cramps, anxiety from school exams or difficulty concentrating during class? The answer is no, and Ill tell you why. Under the proposed constitutional amendment, any physician licensed in Florida could sign a physician certification stating that, in his or her professional opinion, my teenage daughter suffers from a condition for which the physician believes that the medical use of marijuana would likely outweigh the potential health risks for the patient. This physician certification is based upon the physicians professional opinion. Most people dont realize that the amendment isnt limited to medical doctors and doctors of osteopathic medicine. As a result, a chiropractor, optometrist, physician assistant or psychiatrist could certify marijuana use for patients. As a parent, I am performing my due diligence in reviewing the available scientific research on marijuana. What I am finding is that the future of medical marijuana lies in its individual components that can be isolated in a non-smoking form like an oil, pill or cream. I am also finding that there is an expedited need for research and development of cannabis-based derivatives like cannabidiol or CBD. Its important to distinguish tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC one of the psychotropic chemicals in the cannabis plant that causes a high from CBD. The Food and Drug Administration recently approved clinical trials for the use of CBD in treating severe forms of childhood epilepsy that dont respond to antiepileptic drugs. I have heard from countless parents who have exhausted every available treatment, medication and even surgery to stop their childs seizures. We are only beginning to realize the vast potential for cannabisderived therapies, but we must do it right. As a policymaker, I am not going to stand in the way of advancements in science and medicine while patients needlessly suffer. I want patients to have access to the safest and most effective forms of cannabis-derived therapies administered by a medical doctor or osteopathic physician who can further the research and development of new therapies by monitoring their efficacy. The proposed constitutional amendment gives patients false hope in a form of marijuana that is neither safe nor effective, especially for pediatric and adolescent patients. Natures pharmacy has provided with us a plant whose compounds should be utilized in the safest, most effective way. Its time for us to start thinking about cannabis as we would with any other medicine and stop burying our heads in the sand. Jimmie T. Smith of Inverness is in the Florida House of Representatives. Nothing so much enhances a good as to make sacrifices for it.George Santayana, The Sense of Beauty, 1896 Research needed for cannabis 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 INSPIRATIONAL OCCASION Never forget their sacrifices The things we count so precious would scarcely remain, if soldiers did not sacrifice the blood within their veins If Soldiers Did Not Sacrifice, by Brad Fry. Feb. 15 will mark the ninth year that Aaron A. Weaver Chapter 776 of the Military Order of the Purple Heart has hosted a community ceremony to honor those service members who fell or were wounded in the defense of our cherished freedoms. February was chosen for the annual ceremony because it is the birth month of Gen. George Washington, who created an award with the figure of a heart on purple silk to recognize the common soldier for instances of unusual gallantry, extraordinary fidelity and essential service. Originally known as the Badge of Military Merit, it was redesigned and re-designated the Purple Heart in 1932 as an award exclusively for service members who are killed, wounded or died of wounds by an enemy instrument of war. Since the ceremonys inception, it has grown from a score of attendees to a standing room crowd in the Florida National Guard Armory in Crystal River that includes many of the countys elected officials and community leaders. Thanks to this noteworthy community support, the sacrifices of those who gave all and those who gave some on the field of battle will never be forgotten. This years ceremony will be dedicated to Chapter 776 charter member Master Sergeant Donald Guard, USMC, Retired, who died this past September. The originator of Chapter 776s annual Purple Heart ceremony, Guard saw combat in World War II, Korea and Vietnam earning the Silver Star, Bronze Star for Valor, Navy Commendation Medal for Valor and two Purple Hearts. Saturdays ceremony will also honor the memory of the latest fallen hero with Citrus County ties Army Chief Warrant Officer Randy Billings who perished in a helicopter crash last December in Afghanistan. Billings wife, Ashley, is the sister of Chief Warrant Officer Aaron Weaver of Inverness, who made the ultimate sacrifice in Iraq a decade ago. The ceremony will also give special recognition to local Purple Heart recipients awarded the Combat Infantryman Badge during World War II, which was established by the War Department in 1943 to recognize the skill and heroism of the American infantryman in ground combat. The sacrifices of those that the ceremony honors each year have been many and great. Community leaders and residents, especially our young people, are therefore encouraged to sacrifice an hour or more of their time this Saturday not only to honor, but also to be inspired by the courageous service to our country of our fallen heroes and wounded warriors. THE ISSUE:Ninth annual Purple Heart Ceremony.OUR OPINION:A time to pay tribute to unsung heroes. 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 email@example.com .LETTERSto the Editor 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 Jimmie T. SmithOTHER VOICES CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Hot Corner: WEATHER WHAT: Purple Heart Ceremony. WHERE: National Guard Armory, W. Venable St., Crystal River. WHEN: 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 15. CITRUS COUNTYS FALLEN:CWO Aaron A. Weaver, USA Sgt. Dennis J. Boles, USA Cpl. Stanley J. Lapinski, USA Sgt. Dennis J. Flanagan, USA Sgt. Robert A. Surber, USA Sgt. Jonathan K. Peney, USA Cpl. Johnathan W. Taylor, USMC Pfc. Michael C. Mahr, USA CWO Randy L. Billings, USA
I am an American I just wanted to say how impressed I was reading the article I am an American from disabled retired Staff Sgt. Ken Patterson on MLK Holiday in the paper today. I believe all students will learn from his words and make an inspirational message to all schools involved, not just Crystal River Primary School. He made a dream for himself, and Im sure everyone that read this article will see how brave he was and how he sacrificed for our country. God bless you. Dorraine Baltzell Lecanto Thank you for helping with paradeHello, my name is Charles McCray II. I am the chairman for the Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Parade. The community was so good to us, and I would like to say thank you, because I couldnt have done it by myself. It was such a pleasure and honor to serve you. George Washington Carver Community, Coressa Natteal president, Bernice Brown co-chairman, Jackie Hopkins secretary, Rae Francis Joyner,Citrus County Chronicle, Sweetbay Supermarkets Crystal River, McDonalds Crystal River, Oysters Restaurant and Catering, Pine Ridge Golf Club, Fancys Pets, The Newscaster, Crystal Chevrolet, Eagle Buick, KIA, Nick Nicholas Ford Crystal River and Inverness, Afro American Club, Black History Club of Inverness, Florida Highway Patrol, Citrus County Sheriffs Office, Fire Department, Deacon and Deaconess Bunch, Vice Mayor Ken Brown, Councilman Mike Gudis, Superintendent of Citrus County Schools Sam Himmel, Citrus County Democrats, Unity Church of Christ, Independent House of God Church of the living God, Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church, First Presbyterian Church, Citrus County Christian Coalition, Outreach Church of Christ, Nature Coast Unitarian, New Horizon, Crystal River Middle School Marching Band, National Honor Society, Fashion Line, Carnegie Funeral Home, League of Women Voters Citrus County, Serenity Funeral Home, Citrus Clowns, Citrus County Republicans and Citrus County Boxing Academy.Charles McCray II Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative ParadeHelping bring Bowe homeThe Citrus County Bring Bowe Home project would like to thank Keith and Colleen at Mac 1 signs on Grover Cleveland Boulevard in Homosassa for the generous donation of the decals with Bowes picture to be put on all 25 Citrus County transit buses. A special thank you to two wonderful people who really care about this project. Other supporters include Doug Doty owner of High Octane Saloon on U.S. 19 in Crystal River, Kim owner of Wear To Go Consignment in Times Square on S.R. 44 in Inverness, Frank at Consignment Cars USA on U.S. 19 across from the airport, Dave at Ink-4-Less on U.S. 19 in Homosassa, Victor, emcee and owner of TBMN, Chris at All Prestige Auto on U.S. 19 in Crystal River, Victor, owner of The Bivouac (watch for the February issue) and last but certainly not least the Citrus County Chronicle,which has been an integral and oh-so-necessary part of making this work. A big shout-out to all my loyal, hard-working and committed volunteers: Diane Nally, Katie and Colleen, Barbara Mills, Donna, Diane McGinnis, Tim, Mary Lee, Vickie and Archie Gooding, Teresa, Sally Quinn, John Stewart, Sylvia, Dr. Trish, and especially to my right hand gal, Susan Turner, who I couldnt do this without, and my Web page designer/friend Bob Pace. We now have 5-inch decals with Bowes picture available for a donation to help us continue this project. Our next goal is to put a billboard in Citrus County. Please contact Susan Wallace at 352637-6206 to offer your assistance and ideas. The project is also looking for volunteers who can help with making phone calls, sending emails, raising funds, collecting donations, getting petitions signed, reaching out to the communities via the media, a computer savvy person who can help me accomplish what I need to on my iPad, suggestions on how wecan accomplish our goals to Bring Bowe Home now! Remember: No one can do everything, but everyone can do something. Together, we will get this done.Cynthia Holden contact for Bring Bowe Home project Cyn2719@yahoo.comStart conserving water nowImagine if we converted the swimming areas of Florida beaches to fresh water. Picture retaining walls around designated swimming areas, large desalination pumps, and freshwater vegetation and fish to provide a more natural environment. After a few generations, beach visitors would come to expect this as the norm. But this obviously would be a ridiculous waste of resources, not to mention result in an unknown number of ecological consequences. Yet as drastic as this sounds, this is what most of us have done in our own yards. Weve created artificial environments and only started to become aware of the problems with this practice the largest being the loss of our drinking water. Weve had a centuriesold love affair with lawns, stemming from British settlers who brought the well-manicured lawns of wealthy landowners to the New World. And this love affair with lawns spread to every corner of North America, despite extreme climate and soil differences. This desire to have lawns in these vastly different climates and ecosystems has caused us problems. In order to maintain lush, green lawns in various regions, weve had to create an artificial environment of sorts: fertilizing to make up for lacking nutrients in native soils, watering when rainfall isnt sufficient, applying insecticides and herbicides to eliminate damage from bugs and unsightly weeds, and mowing to maintain a manicured appearance. And all of this takes time and money ... and has taken a huge toll on our water resources. Fertilizers, insecticides, herbicides and grass trimmings drain into our waterways affecting water quality and aquatic life. Not only are we impacting our water quality, be we are also drastically reducing our water availability. This past August, the state of Florida announced findings from a multi-year study to determine how much more water Central Florida could pump out of the aquifer without causing significant environmental harm: about 6 percent (from 800 million gallons per day today to 850 million gallons per day). Once we exceed this extraction level, we will begin to see increasingly costly damage to springs, wetlands, and lakes. However, our population is expected to grow by 36 percent in the next 20 years. At our current rate of water usage, Central Florida will require 1.1 billion gallons of water a day, and our aquifer simply cannot handle that load. Hundreds of millions of gallons of water per day will have to come from other sources (reclaimed, treated, or desalinated) and the price of water will significantly increase. Yet 50 percent to 70 percent of residential water use is for watering lawns, to sustain artificial environments in our yards. Water conservation is available today, is inexpensive, and will allow more water to be available in our aquifer for a longer period. So lets turn off our sprinklers today so we have affordable water to drink tomorrow! Start replacing your landscaping with Florida-friendly and Florida native materials. This means sustainable landscaping that does not require watering beyond normal rainfall, does not require added nutrients beyond what is already in our soil, and is not susceptible to pests and diseases and therefore does not need insecticides and other poisons. Done properly, native landscaping can be attractive and inviting, low-maintenance and, most-importantly, water conserving. Its time to shed the centuries-old practice of unsustainable yards of English nobility. Its time to replace our artificial environments and discover the real Florida. Its time to stop using our precious water resources unnecessarily so that we can afford this lifesustaining resource in the future.Wendy Williams DunnellonNo need to criticize I have lived in Citrus County since July 1987. I am reminded of the saying, Different strokes for different folks. In area, Citrus is one of the smallest counties in the state, but not the smallest in population by any means. When the phrase melting pot is used, it fits here. One man in a (letter to the editor) criticized people using Sound Off to express our opinions, called us cowards. He needs to read the rules for both. They are at the bottom of the page. Now, for my two cents worth. The latest gripe is about law officers not making turn signals. Very simple: You do not know what he or she is hearing on the radio. Their rapid response may save someones life, including yours. Please give them some elbow room.Harry C. Preston Beverly HillsKings Bay Rotary to donate funds Once again our Annual Stone Crab Jam was a huge success, which we could not make happen without the support of numerous nonprofit groups who come out to assist us in this event. It is the practice of the Kings Bay Rotary Club of Crystal River to thank our many volunteers by donating funds to the charity organizations they represent. On Thursday, Jan. 23, we gathered to honor our volunteers at the Seminole Club at 135 N.E. Third St. in Crystal River. Organizations such as Hospice of Citrus County, Habitat for Humanity, FFA, and the National Association of Retired Law Enforcement Officers are just a few of the organizations that received funds. A complete list of those organizations receiving funds will be available at the event. Once again the hard work of our volunteers has resulted in one of the premier events in Citrus County. Kings Bay Rotary President Art Jones.Crystal River Kings Bay RotaryOPINIONCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEWEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY12, 2014 A13 firstname.lastname@example.org www.superioralf.com 4865 Gulf to Lake Hwy., Lecanto 352.746.5483 000HAN0 YOU ARE NOT ALONE YOU YOU ARE ARE NOT NOT ALONE ALONE WE ARE HERE TO HELP. 22% of seniors over the age of 70 suffer from memory loss WE ARE HERE TO HELP. WE ARE HERE TO HELP. Call Carolyn Reyes for your personal tour and learn more about the Superior Lifestyle. 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Associated PressATLANTA The city dodged the first punch of a dangerous winter storm Tuesday, but forecasters warned of a potentially catastrophic second blow in a thick layer of ice that threatened to bring hundreds of thousands of power outages and leave people in their cold, dark homes for days. The streets and highways in metro Atlanta were largely deserted as people in the Souths business hub heeded advice from officials to hunker down at home, especially after the snow jam two weeks ago saw thousands of people stranded on icy, gridlocked roads for hours when 2 inches of snow fell. Last time I was totally unprepared, I was completely blindsided, said Lisa Nadir, of Acworth, who sat in traffic for 13 hours and then spent the night in her car when the storm hit Jan. 28. Im going to be prepared from now on for the rest of my life. Nadir was telecommuting from home Tuesday and she had kitty litter in her trunk in case she needed to put it down on icy roads for extra traction. The forecast drew comparisons to an ice storm in the Atlanta area in 2000 that left more than 500,000 homes and businesses without power and an epic storm in 1973 that caused an estimated 200,000 outages for several days. In 2000, damage estimates topped $35 million. Eli Jacks, a meteorologist with National Weather Service, said forecasters use words like catastrophic sparingly. Sometimes we want to tell them, Hey, listen, this warning is different. This is really extremely dangerous and it doesnt happen very often, Jacks said. While only light rain fell in Atlanta on Tuesday, cities 40 miles northwest saw 2 to 3 inches of snow. The rain was expected to turn into sleet and freezing rain overnight. Around the Deep South, slick roads were causing problems. In North Texas, at least four people died in traffic accidents on icy roads, including a Dallas firefighter who was knocked from an Interstate 20 ramp and fell 50 feet, according to a police report. In northeastern Alabama, two National Guard wreckers were dispatched to help clear jackknifed 18-wheelers on Interstate 65. Gov. Robert Bentley said one lesson learned from the storm two weeks ago was to get those wreckers organized earlier. Parts of northeast Mississippi could see up to 4 inches of snow. South Carolina, which hasnt seen a major ice storm in nearly a decade, could get a quarter to three-quarters of an inch of ice and as much as 8 inches of snow in some areas. Delta canceled nearly 2,200 flights on Tuesday and Wednesday, most of them in Atlanta. Up for bid Associated PressBrig. Gen. George Custer stands in a wax display at the former American Civil War Museum on Feb. 6 in Gettysburg, Pa. The museum plans to auction off the majority of its old wax figurines, their clothing, props and other exhibit fixtures. AG: Restore vote to ex-inmatesWASHINGTON Attorney General Eric Holder called on a group of states Tuesday to restore voting rights to ex-felons, part of a push to fix what he sees as flaws in the criminal justice system that have a disparate impact on racial minorities. It is time to fundamentally rethink laws that permanently disenfranchise people who are no longer under federal or state supervision, Holder said, targeting 11 states that he said continue to restrict voting rights for former inmates, even after theyve finished their prison terms. On a topic with racial overtones, Holder said 2.2 million black citizens, or nearly one in 13 AfricanAmerican adults, are banned from voting because of these laws, and he said the ratio climbs to one in five in Florida, Kentucky and Virginia.Graco recalling child car seatsDETROIT Graco is recalling nearly 3.8 million car safety seats because children can get trapped by buckles that may not unlatch. But the company has drawn the ire of federal safety regulators who say the recall should include another 1.8 million rear-facing car seats designed for infants. The recall covers 11 models made from 2009 through 2013 by Graco Childrens Products Inc. of Atlanta. Its the fourthlargest child seat recall in U.S. history, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the governments road safety watchdog.Ohio mom may change nameNEWARK, Ohio A central Ohio woman who loathed being named Sheila and wanted a moniker that reflects her personality has legally changed her first name to Sexy. A Licking County judge on Tuesday approved the request from the 41-yearold Pataskala woman formerly named Sheila Ranea Crabtree. In her application, Crabtree called her given name the ugliest one out there. When the judge asked why she chose Sexy, Crabtree said shes fun and freespirited and thought the change would make her complete. From wire reports Nation BRIEFS NATION& WORLD Page A14WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Honored Associated PressA copy of a postal stamp with a portrait of Nelson Mandela is shown Tuesday in Johannesburg, South Africa at the Mandela Foundation for the 24th anniversary of his release from prison. Mandela died Dec. 5 at the age of 95. Belgium looks at right-to-die law BRUSSELS Belgium, one of the very few countries where euthanasia is legal, is expected to take the unprecedented step this week of abolishing age restrictions on who can ask to be put to death extending the right to children for the first time. The legislation appears to have wide support in the largely liberal country. But it has also aroused intense opposition from foes including a list of pediatricians and everyday people who have staged noisy street protests, fearing that vulnerable children will be talked into making a final, irreversible choice. Backers like Dr. Gerland van Berlaer, a prominent Brussels pediatrician, believe it is the merciful thing to do. The law will be specific enough that it will only apply to the handful of teenage boys and girls who are in advanced stages of cancer or other terminal illnesses and suffering unbearable pain, he said. Under current law, they must let nature take its course or wait until they turn 18 and can ask to be euthanized.Algeria: Plane crash kills 77 ALGIERS, Algeria An Algerian military transport plane slammed into a mountain Tuesday in the countrys rugged eastern region, killing 77 people and leaving just one survivor, the defense ministry said. Air traffic controllers lost radio and radar contact with the U.S.-built C-130 Hercules turboprop just before noon and dispatched helicopters to try to find it. The plane was discovered in pieces on Mount Fortas near the town of Ain Kercha, 30 miles southeast of Constantine, the main city in eastern Algeria. The plane carried 74 passengers and four crew members, the military said in its statement, blaming poor weather for the crash. The lone survivor a soldier suffered head injuries and was treated at a nearby military facility before being flown to the military hospital in Algiers. Civil defense officials at the snowy crash site said the plane broke into three parts and women and children were among the dead. World BRIEFS From wire reports House raises debt ceiling Associated PressWASHINGTON Unwilling to spook the markets and divided among themselves, House Republicans backed away from a battle over the governments debt limit Tuesday and permitted President Barack Obamas Democratic allies to drive quick passage of a measure extending Treasurys borrowing authority without any concessions from the White House. The 221-201 vote came hours after Speaker John Boehner announced that his fractured party would relent. Just 28 Republicans voted for the measure, including Boehner and his top lieutenants. But 193 Democrats more than compensated for the low support among Republicans. Senate Democrats hoped to vote on the legislation as early as Wednesday and send it to Obama for his signature. The move was denounced by many conservative groups but came after most Republicans in the House made clear they had no taste for another highstakes fight with Obama over the nations debt ceiling, which must be raised so the government can borrow money to pay all of its bills. The bill would permit the Treasury Department to borrow normally for another 13 months, putting off the chance of a debt crisis well past the November elections and providing time for a newly elected Congress to decide how to handle the issue. Just Monday, Republicans suggested pairing the debt measure with legislation to roll back a recent cut in the inflation adjustment of pension benefits for working age military retirees. Democrats insisted on a debt measure completely clean of unrelated legislation. The full faith and credit (of the United States) should be unquestioned and it is not negotiable, said House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif. The vote comes four months after Washington defused a government shutdown and debt crisis that burned Republicans politically an experience they did not want to repeat. Nuke reform ideas tried five years ago Associated PressWASHINGTON Five years ago the Air Force considered a series of proposals to boost morale and fix performance and security lapses in its nuclear missile corps, according to internal emails and documents obtained by The Associated Press. But many fell short or died on the vine, and now, with the force again in crisis, its retracing those earlier steps. The new effort is more far-reaching, on a tighter timetable and backed by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. So it appears to hold more promise for an Air Force under scrutiny after a variety of embarrassing setbacks and missteps raised questions about whether some of the worlds most fearsome weapons are being properly managed. The earlier approach, shown in internal Air Force documents and emails from 2008-09, included some of the ideas being floated again today by a new set of Air Force leaders, including bonus pay and other incentives to make more attractive the work of the men and women who operate, maintain and secure an Air Force fleet of 450 Minuteman 3 nuclear-tipped missiles. Then, as now, the Air Force also looked for ways to eliminate the most damaging disincentives parts of the job that can make missile duty onerous. Keep the faith, one commander wrote to his ICBM troops in an email in early 2009. Faith, however, seemed to falter. A series of AP reports last year documented training failures, low morale, deliberate violations of security rules, leadership lapses and other missteps. The AP also disclosed an unpublished study that found evidence of burnout and frustration among missile launch officers and ICBM security forces. In response, Hagel said something must be done promptly to restore public confidence in the nuclear force and ensure the weapons are under competent control. Ready this time Associated PressA Georgia transportation sign warns motorists on Interstate 75 on Tuesday about a winter snow storm blowing into the state in what the National Weather Service predicted to be an event of historical proportions in Atlanta. Atlanta area braces for ice storm; four die in Texas Sexy Crabtree Adrianne Lynn DeBruhl rolls up a snow ball to put on her snowman Tuesday in Cullman, Ala. A winter storm dropped several inches of snow on North Alabama overnight. AP DetailAlgeria crashA plane went down,Tuesday in the country's mountainous east. Mediterranean Sea 250 mi 250 kmAlgiersALGERIA LIB. SPAIN MOR. TUN. MALI NIGER Ain Kercha AFRICA Crashes near the town of Ain Kercha
Golf, tennis/B2 Sports briefs/ B3 Scoreboard/B3 TV, lottery/B3 NBA/ B4 College basketball/ B4 Winter Olympics/ B5 Baseball, football/B6 Winter Olympics get first stunner as United States White doesnt medal in snowboardings halfpipe./B5 SPORTSSection BWEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Associated PressKNOXVILLE, Tenn. Scottie Wilbekin had 21 points and six assists, and No. 3 Florida stepped up its defense in the second half to outlast Tennessee 67-58 Tuesday night for its 16th consecutive victory. Michael Frazier II added 11 points to help the Gators (22-2, 11-0 SEC) beat Tennessee in Knoxville for just the second time in their last nine attempts. Frazier and Wilbekin both made key 3-pointers down the stretch to put the game out of reach. Jarnell Stokes had 20 points and 11 rebounds for Tennessee (15-9, 6-5), which was seeking a victory over a highly ranked opponent to boost its NCAA tournament hopes. Jordan McRae had 17 points and Josh Richardson 13. After shooting 62.5 percent (15 of 24) in the first half, the Volunteers made only 29.2 percent (7 of 24) of their shots after halftime. When the teams last met, Florida routed Tennessee 67-41 in Gainesville on Jan. 25 to hand the Volunteers their most lopsided loss in Cuonzo Martins three-year coaching tenure. Tennessee shot 26.8 percent (15 of 56) overall and 1 of 19 from 3-point range in that game. But the Vols still had reason to feel confident. Tennessee entered the night having won seven of its last eight meetings with Florida at Thompson-Boling Arena. The Vols ugly performance in Gainesville last month ended a string of three straight Tennessee victories over Florida. And the Vols had a history of beating favored Florida teams. Twelve previous times in this series, an unranked Tennessee team had faced a Florida team ranked 10th or higher. Tennessee entered the night with a 7-5 record in those games. No. 3 Florida outlasts Tennessee for SEC victory Florida guard Scottie Wilbekin, right, drives Tuesday against Tennessee guard Josh Richardson in the second half in Knoxville, Tenn. The third-ranked Gators won 67-58.Associated Press See FLORIDA/ Page B3 JAMESBLEVINS CorrespondentLECANTO In the first of two regular season matchups this year between intra-county and District 3A-5 rivals Citrus and Lecanto, the Panther boys struck first in the Lecanto hills Tuesday afternoon. But after a while, it was all Hurricanes. Despite dropping the No. 1 singles match early, Citrus muscled through the rest of the match, winning all six matches afterward, including a highly competitive No. 1 doubles match, to take the day 6-1 over host Lecanto. Just glad to be out here on this beautiful day, Citrus head coach James Martone said. Very happy with the way the kids came out. Very happy we were able to come over here and get a W. Lecanto is always respectful. Hated that their number one was out, Martone continued. I think it would have been a much different match. Lecantos Sam Alford stepped in for the injured Rishi Gurnani (day-to-day with a shoulder injury) and recorded the Panthers lone win in the meet, blanking Citrus Brady Hayes in straight sets 6-0, 6-0 in the No. 1 singles match to open the competition. Citrus took control of things Photos by MATT PFIFFNER /ChronicleNoah McGinnis of Citrus races up toward the net to return the ball back to Lecantos Dhruv Patel in their No. 2 singles match Tuesday in Lecanto. McGinnis earned a 6-1, 6-3 victory. Sam Alford of Lecanto returns a shot Tuesday in the No. 1 singles match against Brady Hayes of Citrus. Alford won 6-0, 6-0, for the lone Panther victory in the meet. Citrus boys tennis team handles rival Lecanto in 6-1 decision Tuesday Making a point Panthers nip Canes on courts Hurricanes a step away from state semis LARRYSAVAGE Gainesville SunGAINESVILLE Eastside girls coach Lance Radford knew going into Tuesdays Class 5A regional semifinal what his team would see against Citrus lots of zone defense. The key to success would be to penetrate inside. That happened very little for the Rams. Eastside didnt score in double figures in any period as the Rams fell to the Hurricanes, 42-30, as Citrus advanced to the regional final, set forSaturday at homeagainst visiting Land OLakes. We knew going in they were pretty good defensively, Radford said. We had to be able to penetrate their zone and we wanted to get the ball to the baseline. We wanted to attack with our penetration, but we didnt do a very good job all night long. Everything was extended out to the 3-point line. We didnt get anything inside. Eastside (13-11) led only once in this game, 8-7, after senior Jasmine Thomas, who had a game-high 18 points, scored off a rebound. After a couple of ties, Citrus (25-3) closed the first half on a 5-0 run for a 19-14 lead at break. The Hurricanes added to that lead in the third, again closing strong with three straight baskets from Treleasha Simmons, who finished with a team-high 12 points, for a commanding 32-21 advantage going into the Citrus girls hoops turns back Gainesville Eastside 42-30 See CANES/ Page B3 Warriors fall to Saints in regional semifinals RICHARDBURTON CorrespondentOCALA The Seven Rivers Christian girls basketball team just couldnt muster one last run in the Class 2A regional semifinals. The Warriors (15-11) battled back several times to take the lead from host St. John Lutheran after multiple deficits of at least seven points, but couldnt get one final rally and fell 60-55. Seven Rivers, which lost to St. John twice earlier this season, took its last lead with5:06left on a 3-pointer by Abby Kuntz at 44-42, before the Saints responded with a 17-6 run. Down 10 with1:44remaining, the Warriors got to within five with1:23remaining; however, they would be unable to get any closer. Im proud of the girls and they played so hard, Seven Rivers coach Gary Dreyer See WARRIORS/ Page B3 See POINT/ Page B3 Dodd wins for Citrus but Lecanto girls take matchLARRYBUGG CorrespondentINVERNESS The Lecanto girls tennis team nipped Citrus 4-3 in a District 3A-5 match Tuesday at Citrus High School. Lecantos Mahima Tatam won the No. 2 singles 6-2, 6-0 over Paige Jordan to make the Panther girls 3-1 for the season. Citrus is now 2-1. However, the Panthers would have loved to have their No. 1 single, Madison Gamble beat Citrus counterpart Melanie Dodd. Dodd has never lost a regular season singles match and is now 52-0, but Gamble was hungry for the upset. Dodd and Gamble were both fatigued after the No. 1 singles team of Gamble and Tatam took two hours and 29 minutes to beat Dodd and Jordan 6-4, 7-6 (7-3). Both girls were feeling the pressure as they started out the match not knowing whether Citrus or Lecanto would take the match. Gamble took an early 3-1 lead in the first set. However, Dodd showed mental toughness by coming back to win the set 6-3. She ended up winning 11 straight games to win the second set 6-0. The score was misleading as Gamble and Dodd became like battle-fatigued warriors, holding on for every possible point. Dodd remained undefeated by getting through a real battle with steady nerves. Im relieved, she said. It was a good match. Dodd is used to being the tennis player no one wants to play. This runs in the family. Her older sister, Stephanie, was a No. 1 singles player at Citrus. She is now team captain at Southeastern University in Lakeland. God has gotten me through the matches, she said. Dodd doesnt have an overpowering serve or physical See PANTHERS/ Page B3
B2WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY12, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS BRENTWOODFeb. 4 results for the Brentwood Tuesday Ladies League. Team Standings: First34.5 Dorothy Gratien, Clarita Parado Second34.0 Dianne Joyner, Kay Fitzsimmons Third31.5 Anne Chaffee, Jane Kennedy Individual Standings: First17.0 Dorothy Gratien Second16.5 Anne Chaffee Third(tie) 16.0 Nancy Poisson, Dianne Joyner Low gross47 Kay Fitzsimmons, Glenora Hilton Low net34 Rozanne Young Closest to the pin: No. 2Penny Magliano No. 4Jane Vandenbergh Game of the day Most 5s: Nancy Poisson4 Feb. 5, Wednesday Point Quota Group results. First Brian Ingraham, Bud Reigner Second Tony Daniels, Don Gittings Closest to the pin: No. 2Forrest White No. 4Jan Lassiter MOQ: Bob Bouchard 50/50 winner: Rolf Kettenburg Feb. 9, Sunday Scramble results. First Lou De Gennaro, Ed Smith, Jim Pearson, Frank Hyer Second Bruce Liston, Jerry Walker, Bill Carter Third Possum Lindsey, Russel Clark, June Goyette, Chuck Bengal Closest to the pin: No. 2Bob Staker No. 4Jerry Walker 50/50 winner: Don Gittings Feb. 10, Monday Mens Group results. First Bob Staker Second Jim Pearson Third Lou De Gennaro Closest to the pin: Nos. 2 & 4Bob Staker Feb. 11 results for the Mens Nine Hole League at Brentwood Golf Club. Low net(tie) 34 Jerry Childers, Dick Emberley, Frank Hughes Closest to pin: No. 2Jerry Childers No. 4Dick Emberley Snowbirds are welcome to join us. All ages or ability are welcome to join in for a friendly round of nine holes of handicap golf. We get the round of golf out of the way early every Tuesday morning because we know you have a lot going on. We play at Brentwood Golf Course. The league starts with sign-in at 7:15; tee time is at 7:30 a.m. For information, call Frank Hughes at 352-746-4800 or email email@example.com.CITRUS SPRINGSOn Feb. 4, the Citrus Springs Mens Association played 2 best balls. First112 Rick Hancock, Chuck Curtis, Leon Smith, Barry Bullington Second122 Bill Curry, Mike Jarman, Rocky Marziani, Russ Woodworth Third122 Jerry Feher, Bob Hunt, Jack Williamson, Woody Miner (blind) Closest to the pins: No. 4Jack Williamson No. 8Chuck Curtis No. 11Mike Jarman No. 14Jerry Feher No. 16Don Gonczi On Feb. 4, Citrus Springs Golf & Country Club played Hole Par 3 Mixed Scramble. First24 Linda Turschmann, Gene Karaffa, Walt Norton, Ed Turschmann Second25 Nancy Haydon, Gordon Bullcock, Sandy Mearns, Doug Sirmons Third24 Anne Arcudi, Sharon Kundel, John Kundel Closest to the pin: No.2 (women only)Sharon Kundel No. 4 (men only)Mr. Nada No. 9 (all players)Sharon Kundel On Feb. 6, the Citrus Springs Mens Association played 1 best ball on 1-6, 2 best ball on 7-12 and 3 best balls on 13-18. First123 Bill Curry, Woody Miner, Glen Robertson, Leon Smith Second126 Jerry Feher, Doug Sirmons, Don Gonczi, Barry Bullington Third127 Dave Balas, Walt Norton, Jack Williamson, Mike Feltner (blind) Closest to the pins: No. 4Don Gonczi No. 8Pete Clutter No. 11Mike Feltner No. 14Doug Sirmons No. 16Leon Smith Feb. 7, Points Quota Chicks with Sticks results. Jean OBrien+2 Closest to the pin: Nos. 4 & 16Carole Seifert No. 8Marcie Marcus Chicks with Sticks, a ladies points quota league, meets every Friday morning at Citrus Springs. Ladies are also welcome to play on Thursdays in a points quota league at LakeSide G&CC. Call Jan at 352-3449550 or Carole at 352-746-2082 for more details. EL DIABLOResults of the Feb. 2 Pink Ball Competition. 1st122 Tony Borgia, Pat Lampasona, Jim Mirecki, Mark Matthews 2nd125 Craig & Kaye Brown, Jean Bernst, Lonnie Brown 3rd130 Tony & Marnie Florio, Roger & Brenda Menard 4th135 Kath Parsons, Mike Pombier, Ray Humphrey, MaryAnn Conroy 5th140 Ken & Alice Bruner, Jon & Hattie Townsend Closest to the pin: No. 3Pat Lampasona No. 6Dale Rasmussen No. 13Jon Townsend No. 15Jon Thompson This group meets every Sunday at 10 a.m. and is open to the public. Feb 3, Mixed 9 Hole Scramble results. 1st31/22.25 Bob & Debbie Marino, Rich Coulan, Curtis Karr 2nd32/23.12 Darrell Cansler, Pete Palmer, Rory Natzke, Dayle Montgomery 3rd32/23.12 Ric Dias, Jeff Sprague, Mike Pombier 4th33/23.87 Ray Humphrey, Hattie Townsend, Clint Fisher, Bob Montgomery 5th33/24.25 Mike & Donna Dougherty Jim Bancroft 6th33/24.5 Dave Gollobin, Juanita Emrich, John Gray, Kirby 7th35/26 Jon Townsend, Jerry Finner, Jack Durden, Kaye Cansler Closest to the pin: No. 3Clint Fisher No. 6Debbie Marino No. 4Mike, Donna, Jim No. 9Mike, Donna, Jim Birdie points 8: Ric, Jeff, Mike This group meets every Monday at 2 p.m. and is open to the public. Please sign up no later than Sunday. Call 352-465-0986. Feb 3, Mixed 9 Hole Scramble results. 1st32/22.25 Darrell Cansler, Debbie Marino, Mike & Paul Pombier 2nd32/23 Mike & Donna Dougherty, Curtis Karr, Mel Rutherford 3rd33/24.25 Doc Freer, Kaye Cansler, Jim Bancroft, John Gray 4th33/24.25 Jon Townsend, Cookie & Roger Long, Juanita Emrich 5th34/25 Ric L., Kath Parsons, Rory Natzke, Kay Yackle 6th37/28 Pete Palmer, Clint Fisher, Jerry Finner, Hattie Townsend Closest to the pin: No. 3Juanita Emrich No. 6Mike Pombier No. 4Jon, Juanita, Cookie, Roger No. 7Ric, Kath, Rory, Kaye Birdie points (7): Mike, Donna, Curtis, Mel Jon, Juanita, Cookie, Roger Feb 10, Mixed 9 hole Scramble results. 1st32/22.62 Ric Dias, Hattie Townsend, Rory Natzke, Jack Durden 2nd32/23 Mike & Donna Dougherty, Jon Townsend, Judy 3rd33/23.75 Dave Gollobin, Jeff Sprague, Jerry Finner, Kay Yackle 4th33/24.5 Bob Marino, Curtis Karr, Kevin Gompers, Bob Montgomery 5th34.24.75 Pete Palmer, Jim Bancroft, Mel Rutherford, Gary Yackle 6th36/25.75 Kath Parsons, Debbie Marino, Kaye Cansler, Dayle Montgomery 7th37/27.12 Ray Humphrey, Mike & Paula Pombier, John Gray Closest to the pin: No. 3Bob Marino No. 6Dave Gollobin No. 4Ric, Hattie, Rory, Jack No. 5Dave, Jeff, Jerry, Kay Birdie points (12): Dave, Jeff, Jerry, Kay This group meets every Monday at 2 p.m. and is open to the public. Please sign up no later than Sunday. Call 352-465-0986.KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUSOn Feb. 5, the Knights of Columbus Golf at The Oaks Game of the day was: 4 Scores handicap. First Medina, Barch, Slade, Knight Second Cloonan, Cross, Blind, Blind Third Moyle, Radant, Sheehan, Rego Closest to the pin: No. 3 Cloonan No. 5 Moyle No. 7 Caruana No. 10 Muscaro No. 12 Cross No. 17 MedinaLAKESIDEFeb. 6, LakeSide Ladies Points Quota League results. June Goyette+8 Joyce Smith+4 Carole Seifert+2 Arlene Elwell+2 Jan Kominski+1 Dody Stuart+1 Closest to the pin: No. 8Amy Thomas No. 13Judy Hodgins No. 15Jan Kominski LakeSide Ladies PQL plays every Thursday morning at LakeSide Golf & Country Club in Inverness. No dues or membership are required. Call Jan at 352-344-9550 for details.PINE RIDGEThe Jan. 30 game for the Pine Ridge Thursday Quota League was quota. Brian Wininger+6 Fran McConkey+4 Terry Sterbenz+2 ShaSha Bryant+2 On Feb. 5, the Pine Ridge LPGA played Throw Out 4 Holes. Babe Zaharais Flight First15 Jo Steele Second16 Diane Guindon Patty Berg Flight First17 Elsie Pierce Second17 Lori Scott Julie Inkster Flight First19 Barb Lamb Second20 Patsy Tessier Nancy Lopez Flight First20 Kay Krieger Second21 Maud Gloddy Closest to the pin: No. 1Betty Klinger No. 3Elsie Pierce No. 7Jo Steele Nos. 6 & 9Lorraine Palazzolo Birdies: No. 3Jo Steele No. 4Diane Guiden7 RIVERSResults for the Feb. 5 Partner Better ball Net and Gross game. Overall gross87 Linda Travis, Katherine Carver Overall net64 Sandy Trip, Nancy Haydon Flight 2 Low net69 Phyllis Pike, Shirley Krupp Flight 2 Low gross69 Kay Beaufait, Dena Neal Flight 2 Low net71 Karen Stanley, Arlene Cox Chip-ins: No. 6Doris Kelly No. 12Kay Koebcke No. 15Kay Beaufait No. 15Phyllis Pike Birdies: No. 7Sandy Tripp No. 11Karen Stanley No. 11Katherine Carver Niners Low Net Flight 1 Kathryn Donovan37 Flight 2 Gemma Hertzog36SOUTHERN WOODSOn Feb. 5, the Southern Woods Mens Golf Association played Best Ball on Par 5s; 2 Best Balls on Par 4s; 3 Best Balls on Par 3s. First-23 Bob Boal, Tony Russell, Soc Hiotakis, Tom Hendricksen Second-21 Steve Ley, Ed Lynk, Brian Hadler, Tai Um Second-21 Mike Bury, O.J. Klim, Bill Long Fourth-19 Bill Butterworth, Dan Pera, Barry Turska Fifth-17 James Hackett, Nelson Wright, Alex Law, Bill Bachman Fifth-17 Carl Pedersen, Tony Valente, Gene Askins Closest to the pin: No. 4Carl Pederson No. 8Tony Russell No. 13Tony Russell No. 17Tony RussellSUGARMILL WOODSOn Feb. 4, the Sand Blasters Mens Group played team point quota. First+12 Jack Winner, Gary Osborne, Mike Taylor Second+4 Jim Cottrell, Jack Sandlas, Arnie Croft, Tony Valente Third+1 Alex Law, Ken Eckhardt, Joe Gannon, Chuck Reeb Notable rounds: Mike Taylor84 On Feb. 6, the Sugarmill Woods Country Club Mens Golf Association played Rolling 3, 2, 1, Net Balls (6 holes each). First-17 (3-way tie) Koch, Schroeder, Runfola, Klingensmith Siemietkowski, Howard, Pettine, Winner Raymond, Hiotakis, Megos, Blind Draw Fourth-16 George Lentowicz, John Bradley, Reese Kilgore, Ken Eckhardt Golfers of the week: Low gross78 Bill Butterworth Low net66 Soc Hiotakis, Paul VanTassell Low net Sr.65 Lou Klingensmith Closest to the pin: Pine No. 4Zane Megos Pine No. 7Frank Siemietkowski Oak No. 3Jack Winner Oak No. 6John BradleyTWISTED OAKSOn Feb. 4, fog off the gulf did not keep the Ladies Association of Twisted Oaks from playing low net. Results: Flight 1 First(tie) 64 June Goyette, Verna Brunswick Second65 Pat Doerr Third66 Mary Fama Flight 2 First63 Betty Smith Second65 Jan Himmelspach Third(tie) 68 Maria Valdes, Hattie Townsend Flight 3 First(tie) 62 Nancy Stewart, Pat Milburn Second63 Claire Moran 63 Third(tie) 67 Ro Spencer, Mo Sullivan LocalLEADERS There are some options in the next couple of months if you like to play competitive singles. Of course you can play singles all through the year but not in a league or tournament. Last week we told you about the upcoming USTA leagues. Adult 40+ and Mixed 55+ will start on March 7, and the Adult 18+ on April 11. The 40+ and 18+ will include singles matches. The deadline to sign up a team for Adult 40+ and Mixed 55+ is Friday, Feb. 14 and for Adult 18+ is March 21. Anybody turning 40, 55, or 18 years old in 2014 can play in their respective divisions. The other option to play singles is in the Third annual Spring Classic at Crystal River High School. This event will be held on March 15 and 16, benefiting Vertical Ministries. For more information or to sign up, please contact one of the following people: Cindy Reynolds, AJ Glenn at 697-3089; Sally deMontfort at 795-9693 or deMont@embarqmail.com; Eric van den Hoogen at 352-382-3138 or firstname.lastname@example.org.Citrus Area Senior Ladies 3.0/3.5 Tuesday LeagueThe results for Feb. 4: No scores reported. To play in this league, a player must be at least 50 years of age or older, with a 3.0/3.5 rating. The league is always looking for players to sub for teams. For information, email chairwoman Willy Pouderoyen at email@example.com or 382-3157.Thursday Morning Citrus Area Doubles LeagueThe results for Feb. 6: Pine Ridge def. Pine Ridge Mavericks, 6-2; Skyview Advantage def. Skyview, 8-0; Sugarmill Woods def. Tennis Bratz, 8-1. Gail Cooper/Aurora Rice, 6-3, 6-3; Carla Chitwood/Cory Jensen, 6-2, 6-0; Antoinette van den Hoogen/Nancy Mashman, 7-6, 3-6, 6-1; Carole Keatts/Dyane Koskela, 6-1, 6-3. In this league, one point is awarded per set won. For information, contact chairwoman Patsy Giella at patsytennis @aol.comLadies on the CourtNo scores reported. Ladies on The Court play at 8:30 a.m. Thursdays at Le Grone Park courts in Crystal River. Bring a new can of balls and 50 cents. Two out of three tiebreak sets are played. For information, contact Barbara Shook at firstname.lastname@example.org or 352-795-0872.The Friday Senior Ladies Doubles 3.0/3.5 LeagueThe results for Feb. 7: Riverhaven def. Meadowcrest, 4-0. All players must be at least 50 years of age with a 3.0-3.5 rating. Players cannot be both a member of a team and a sub. For information, contact chairwoman Linda Frankum at 795-3861 or email@example.com.USTA Leagues3.0 Adult Women 55+: Skyview record 1-2. 3.5 Adult Women 55+: Skyview record 2-3. 4.0 Adult Women 55+: Skyview record 3-2. 3.5 Adult Men 55+: Skyview record 3-0. 4.0 Adult Men 55+: Sugarmill Woods record 2-2. Skyview record 5-0. 7.0 Adult Women 65+: Skyview record 0-2. 8.0 Adult Mixed 40+: Skyview def. CCO, 3-0. Record 3-0. Nancy Fetzer/Pedro Mena, 6-0, 6-0; Nancy Lay/Sunil Gandhi, 7-6, 6-3; Laura Flanagan/Leo Maric, 6-2, 6-4. If you have any questions for information in our District 4 (south) call or email Leigh Chak at 352-572-7157 or firstname.lastname@example.org or ustaflorida.com. Eric van den HoogenON TENNIS Singles season here Theyve got game Watson not focused on names in Ryder Cup Associated PressLOS ANGELES This is what Tom Watson knows about the American with a big lead in the Ryder Cup standings. Jimmy Walker is 35. He already has three PGA Tour wins this year. And his hobby is creating photographs of the galaxy. The first book I read was, All About Astronomy, Watson said. If he makes the Ryder Cup team, maybe well have some common things to talk about. Watson was at Riviera on Tuesday, even though he is playing this week on the other side of the country in a Champions Tour event. Its typical for Ryder Cup captains to make appearances on the PGA Tour throughout the year to meet with the media and keep their eye on potential players. At 64, he is the oldest Ryder Cup captain in history. Some might be concerned that he is out of touch with todays best players. Ten of the top 15 players in the U.S. standings have never played in a Ryder Cup. That includes Jordan Spieth, who was born just two months before Watson was captain of the last American team that won in Europe. It was good to sit down at breakfast and see some of the old faces, like Davis Love and David Toms, but see some of the young faces, as well, Watson said. Had the opportunity to go down to the practice range and watch some of these guys try to hit it over that fence, which they have raised 30 feet up there. And its good to be back on tour and to kind of get a little bit more knowledge of some of the players who might be on the Ryder Cup team. Watson knows a lot more than he lets on. He realizes that theres still six months to go before nine players earn a spot on the team, and three weeks after that before he has to announce his three captains picks. Besides, hes more interested in the game than the name on the bag. What stood out to him about Walkers most recent victory Sunday at Pebble Beach was not how a six-shot lead dwindled to one, or even that Walker made it tough on himself by knocking a 25-foot birdie putt some 5 feet by the hole to create more drama than he intended. What Jimmy Walker did this last week is what Im looking for on that last hole, Watson said. Thats not an easy putt to make because that putt doesnt break. It just doesnt. You can play it right edge and it just hangs on the right edge. It doesnt break. And he made it. Thats what Im looking for, the guy thats going to make that 5-footer to win or to tie. Thats what Im looking for the guts it takes to do that. Watsons watched the last Ryder Cup at Medinah, and as much as he admired Europe for the greatest comeback ever by a visiting team, it ripped his heart out to see the Americans let another one get away. Hes well aware that Europe was a combined 25-under par on Sunday, compared with 8-under for the Americans. And he probably knows that of the 13 matches that went the distance at Medinah, the Americans won the 18th hole just one time. From his experience as a captain, making putts is out of his control. His job is to find the right players and the right combinations. Its too early to figure out who is going to be on this American team, only that it will be difficult to earn one of the nine spots because the competition is deeper than ever. The American team is based on PGA Tour earnings, and the majors count double. Whoever wins the PGA Championship, for example, will earn roughly the same points as Walker has accumulated with his three wins. Weve got a lot of golf between here and there, Walker said. I dont remember this much talk about the Ryder Cup in the last couple of years. I dont know if its because I havent been on the radar screen or what, but it seems like its a very big, pressing thing. He is probably right. One reason for such an early focus on the Ryder Cup is the stark reminder that this team both of them, really might include some new faces. Is that such a bad thing? Experience hasnt exactly helped the Americans over the last 20 years. Youre always going to have new players, Watson said. They earn their way. Associated PressJordan Spieth follows his drive from the third tee of the Pebble Beach Golf Links during the third round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am golf tournament Saturday in Pebble Beach, Calif.
SCOREBOARDCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE On the AIRWAVES TODAYS SPORTS MENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL 6 a.m. (ESPNU) Oklahoma State at Texas (Taped) 6:30 p.m. (ESPNU) Whiparound Coverage 7 p.m. (ESPN) Syracuse at Pittsburgh 7 p.m. (ESPN2) South Florida at Connecticut 7 p.m. (ESPNU) Baylor at Texas Christian 7 p.m. (NBCSPT) George Washington at Virginia Commonwealth 7 p.m. (SUN) Boston College at Georgia Tech 8 p.m. (MNT) Kentucky at Auburn 8 p.m. (FS1) Villanova at DePaul 9 p.m. (ESPN) Duke at North Carolina 9 p.m. (ESPN2) Stanford at Washington 9 p.m. (ESPNU) Central Florida at Memphis 11 p.m. (ESPNU) California at Washington State 3 a.m. (ESPNU) Duke at North Carolina (Same-day Tape) NBA 7 p.m. (FSNFL) Memphis Grizzlies at Orlando Magic 10:30 p.m. (NBA) Miami Heat at Golden State Warriors 7:30 p.m. (NBA) Sacramento Kings at New York Knicks GOLF 11 a.m. (GOLF) Ladies European Tour: Volvik RACV Masters, Final Round (Taped) 11 p.m. (GOLF) LPGA Tour: ISPS Handa Australian Open, First Round HOCKEY 10 p.m. (NHL) AHL 2014 All-Star Game (Same-day Tape) OLYMPICS 5 a.m. (USA) Curling, womens: USA vs. China 7 a.m. (NBCSPT) Hockey, womens: Canada vs. USA 10 a.m. (NBCSPT) Figure skating: pairs gold medal final; Nordic Combined 12 p.m. (MSNBC) Hockey, mens: Latvia vs. Switzerland 12 p.m. (USA) Hockey, mens: Czech Republic vs. Sweden 1:45 p.m. (NBCSPT) Luge: doubles gold medal final runs (Same-day Tape) 3 p.m. (NBC) Nordic Combined: mens individual K-95 (Same-day Tape) 5 p.m. (CNBC) Curling, mens: Switzerland vs. Great Britain (Same-day Tape) 8 p.m. (NBC) Alpine skiing: womens downhill; figure skating; snowboarding; speed skating (Same-day Tape) 12:05 a.m. (NBC) Luge: doubles gold medal final runs (Same-day Tape) 3 a.m. (NBCSPT) Hockey, mens: Finland vs. Austria SOCCER 2:45 p.m. (NBCSPT) English Premier League: Arsenal vs. Manchester United TENNIS 1 p.m. (TENNIS) ATP PBZ Zagreb Indoors semifinal (Taped) Note: Times and channels are subject to change at the discretion of the network. If you are unable to locate a game on the listed channel, please contact your cable provider. Prep CALENDAR TODAYS PREP SPORTS SOFTBALL 7 p.m. Citrus at Central BOYS WEIGHTLIFTING 4 p.m. Citrus at South Sumter NBA standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division WLPctGB Toronto2724.529 Brooklyn2326.4693 New York2031.3927 Boston1934.3589 Philadelphia1538.28313 Southeast Division WLPctGB Miami 3514.714 Atlanta 2525.50010 Washington2526.49011 Charlotte2329.44213 Orlando1637.30221 Central Division WLPctGB Indiana 4011.784 Chicago2625.51014 Detroit 2229.43118 Cleveland1933.36521 Milwaukee942.17631 WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division WLPctGB San Antonio3715.712 Houston3517.6732 Dallas 3122.5856 Memphis2823.5498 New Orleans2229.43114 Northwest Division WLPctGB Oklahoma City4112.774 Portland3615.7064 Denver 2426.48015 Minnesota2428.46216 Utah 1733.34022 Pacific Division WLPctGB L.A. Clippers3618.667 Phoenix3020.6004 Golden State3121.5964 L.A. Lakers1833.35316 Sacramento1735.32718 Mondays Games Indiana 119, Denver 80 Toronto 108, New Orleans 101 Detroit 109, San Antonio 100 Houston 107, Minnesota 89 Boston 102, Milwaukee 86 Golden State 123, Philadelphia 80 Tuesdays Games Cleveland 109, Sacramento 99 Charlotte 114, Dallas 89 Chicago 100, Atlanta 85 Memphis 92, Washington 89 Miami at Phoenix, late Oklahoma City at Portland, late Utah at L.A. Lakers, late Todays Games Memphis at Orlando, 7 p.m. Dallas at Indiana, 7 p.m. Atlanta at Toronto, 7 p.m. Charlotte at Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m. San Antonio at Boston, 7:30 p.m. Cleveland at Detroit, 7:30 p.m. Sacramento at New York, 7:30 p.m. Denver at Minnesota, 8 p.m. Washington at Houston, 8 p.m. New Orleans at Milwaukee, 8 p.m. Philadelphia at Utah, 9 p.m. Miami at Golden State, 10:30 p.m. Portland at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m. Thursdays Games Brooklyn at Chicago, 8 p.m. Oklahoma City at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m.Mens college basketbal Top 25 FaredTuesday 1. Syracuse (23-0) did not play. Next: at No. 25 Pittsburgh, Wednesday. 2. Arizona (23-1) did not play. Next: at Arizona State, Friday. 3. Florida (22-2) beat Tennessee 67-58. Next: at No. 14 Kentucky, Saturday. 4. Wichita State (26-0) beat Southern Illinois 78-67. Next: at Evansville, Sunday. 5. San Diego State (21-1) at Wyoming. Next: vs. Air Force, Saturday. 6. Villanova (21-2) did not play. Next: at DePaul, Wednesday. 7. Kansas (18-6) did not play. Next: vs. TCU, Saturday. 8. Duke (19-5) did not play. Next: at North Carolina, Wednesday. 9. Michigan State (20-4) did not play. Next: vs. Northwestern, Thursday. 10. Cincinnati (22-3) did not play. Next: vs. Houston, Saturday. 11. Iowa State (18-5) did not play. Next: vs. Texas Tech, Saturday. 12. Saint Louis (22-2) did not play. Next: vs. VCU, Saturday. 13. Louisville (19-4) did not play. Next: at Temple, Thursday. 14. Kentucky (18-5) did not play. Next: at Auburn, Wednesday. 15. Michigan (18-6) beat No. 22 Ohio State 70-60. Next: vs. No. 21 Wisconsin, Sunday. 16. Iowa (18-6) did not play. Next: at Penn State, Saturday. 17. Virginia (20-5) did not play. Next: at Clemson, Saturday. 18. Creighton (19-4) did not play. Next: at Butler, Thursday. 19. Texas (19-5) beat Oklahoma State 87-68. Next: vs. West Virginia, Saturday. 20. Memphis (18-5) did not play. Next: vs. UCF, Wednesday. 21. Wisconsin (19-5) did not play. Next: vs. Minnesota, Thursday. 22. Ohio State (19-6) lost to No. 15 Michigan 70-60. Next: at Illinois, Saturday. 23. SMU (19-5) did not play. Next: at Rutgers, Thursday. 24. UConn (18-5) did not play. Next: vs. South Florida, Wednesday. 25. Pittsburgh (20-4) did not play. Next: vs. No. 1 Syracuse, Wednesday.NHL standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Boston573716478176125 Tampa Bay583320571168145 Montreal593221670148142 Toronto603222670178182 Detroit5826201264151163 Ottawa5926221163169191 Florida582229751139183 Buffalo571534838110172 Metropolitan Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Pittsburgh584015383186138 N.Y. Rangers593224367155146 Philadelphia593023666162167 Columbus582924563170161 Washington592723963171175 Carolina572622961144158 New Jersey5924221361135146 N.Y. Islanders602230852164200 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA St. Louis573912684196135 Chicago6035111484207163 Colorado583716579174153 Minnesota593121769145147 Dallas 5827211064164164 Winnipeg602826662168175 Nashville5925241060146180 Pacific Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Anaheim604114587196147 San Jose593716680175142 Los Angeles593122668139128 Phoenix5827211064163169 Vancouver602724963146160 Calgary 582229751137179 Edmonton602033747153199 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Fridays Games N.Y. Rangers 4, Pittsburgh 3, SO New Jersey 2, Edmonton 1, OT Carolina 5, Florida 1 Phoenix 2, Chicago 0 San Jose 3, Columbus 2 Saturdays Games St. Louis 4, Winnipeg 3, SO Philadelphia 2, Calgary 1 Boston 7, Ottawa 2 Toronto 3, Vancouver 1 Montreal 4, Carolina 1 Tampa Bay 4, Detroit 2 Colorado 5, N.Y. Islanders 2 Washington 3, New Jersey 0 Anaheim 5, Nashville 2 Dallas 2, Phoenix 1 Feb. 9-25 Olympic break BASEBALL MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL RHP Roy Oswalt announced his retirement. American League BOSTON RED SOX Agreed to terms with LHPs Jose Mijares and Rich Hill on minor league contracts. HOUSTON ASTROS Named Nolan Ryan executive advisor. KANSAS CITY ROYALS Placed on waivers 2B Emilio Bonifacio for the purpose of giving him his release. LOS ANGELES ANGELS Agreed to terms with RHP Brandon Lyon on a minor league contract. National League LOS ANGELES DODGERS Agreed to terms with RHP Kenley Jansen on a one-year contract. BASKETBALL National Basketball Association ATLANTA HAWKS Signed F Cartier Martin to a second 10-day contract. BOXING WBC Elected Mauricio Sulaiman president. FOOTBALL National Football League CLEVELAND BROWNS Announced the resignation of general manager Michael Lombardi. Promoted Ray Farmer to general manager. Announced CEO Joe Banner will step down in the next two months. MINNESOTA VIKINGS Signed LB Simoni Lawrence. PHILADELPHIA EAGLES Signed S David Sims. PITTSBURGH STEELERS Named Joey Porter defensive assistant coach. TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS Released G Gabe Carimi, TB Michael Hill, QB Jordan Rodgers and DT Derek Landri. Signed QB Mike Kafka. HOCKEY National Hockey League NHL Suspended Colorado D Erik Johnson two game for a slashing penalty during Saturdays game. FLORIDA PANTHERS Reassigned D Dylan Olsen to San Antonio (AHL). OLYMPICS IOC Reinstated Indias Olympic committee, allowing Indian athletes to compete under their national flag for the rest of the Sochi Games. SOCCER Major League Soccer PORTLAND TIMBERS Signed F Schillo Tshuma and D Taylor Peay. National Womens Soccer League SKY BLUE FC Signed D Hayley Haagsma. USL PRO ORLANDO CITY FC Signed F Corey Hertzog. COLLEGE CHOWAN Announced it is adding womens golf for the 2014-15 academic year. GEORGIA SOUTHERN Named Bob Connelly offensive line coach. SAM HOUSTON STATE Named Phil Longo offensive coordinator. VANDERBILT Named Brett Maxie defensive backs coach, Marc Lubick receivers coach and Gerry Gdowski tight ends coach. Promoted Tyler Barnes to director of player personnel. Florida LOTTERY Here are the winning numbers selected Tuesday in the Florida Lottery: CASH 3 (early) 7 7 0 CASH 3 (late) 5 4 2 PLAY 4 (early) 8 7 7 6 PLAY 4 (late) 1 4 5 5 FANTASY 5 2 9 21 28 29 MEGA MONEY 1 10 26 30 MEGA BALL 10 MEGA MILLIONS 43 64 67 71 73 MEGA BALL 4 Players should verify winning numbers by calling 850-487-7777 or at www.flalottery.com.Mondays winning numbers and payouts: Fantasy 5: 4 11 22 29 32 5-of-53 winners$72,039.66 4-of-5311$112.00 3-of-59,213$10.50WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY12, 2014 B3 final period. Citrus stretched the lead to 16, 39-23, after a pair of free throws from Simmons. We thought we were in pretty good position at halftime, but we came out a little flat in the second half, Radford said. One of our goals was to get to the free-throw line before them, but they beat us to the punch. They were a little more aggressive and calls went their way. Sometimes that is just how it is. The Hurricanes havent been this deep since the 1993-94 season, when Citrus then in Class 3A made a run to the state semifinals under thencoach Bruce Nelson. Now they are one game returning to the Lakeland Civic Center. I have told them all along that defense wins championships. I firmly believe that, Citrus head coach Dave Hamilton said. They step up when they have to, they dig a little deeper. Everything has been good for us. This was a tough Gainesville Eastside school. They are going to be a team to be reckoned with next year. said. They play that way every game. At the end of the game, I always know theyve given me all they had. Alyssa Gage led Seven Rivers with 28 points on 12-of-30 shooting. She scored 10 points in the third quarter and helped her team close a sevenpoint deficit to two heading into the final eight minutes. Shes unbelievable and plays so hard, Dreyer said. She left everything out there on the court. In the post, Alexis Zachar was dominant with 11 points, 21 rebounds and six blocks for Seven Rivers. St. John, a regional finalist a year ago, held the Warriors without a field goal for the first6:13and led 10-3 after a quarter of play. The Saints saw Seven Rivers miss its first eight shots of the game, but the tide turned as the game drew closer to halftime. The Warriors forced six turnovers in the second quarter and didnt commit a miscue of their own after eight in the opening eight minutes. Gage, who scored 13 points in the opening half on 6-of-16 shooting, helped Seven Rivers get to within 17-15 at halftime. For the half, the Warriors held St. John to 7-of-36 shooting, but also struggled to a 6-of-30 shooting mark. Seven Rivers missed all eight of its shots from 3-point range and was outrebounded 30-24 over the opening 16 minutes. Gage and Zachar were the only players to score for Seven Rivers in the first half, but its defense made up for the lack of the overall offense, as the visitors held the Saints scoreless the final5:35of the first half. The Warriors then took their first lead of the game, as Zachar converted a three-point play with5:53left in the third. From there, St. John ended a drought of7:42without a field goal, but the Warriors scored four straight points and held their biggest lead of the game at 24-21. The Saints, though, came up with a 9-0 run, but Seven Rivers battled back to within 30-29. St. John got a 3-pointer from Sara Poehlman, which started a 7-1 burst, before the Warriors closed the third on a 7-2 spurt and trailed 39-37. Zachar scored seven points in the third quarter and grabbed 12 of her rebounds after intermission. For the game, the Warriors shot 23-of-69 from the field and 7-of-14 from the foul line. Seven Rivers also struggled to a 1-of-13 mark from 3-point range and turned the ball over 23 times. Despite Zachars dominance, the Saints outrebounded Seven Rivers 54-48. Brylee Bartram led St. John with 13 points. Poehlman (12 points, 11 rebounds), Essence Bell (12 points, 15 rebounds), and Jennifer Bollinger (11 points) backed Bartram, a seventhgrader. Bell, also a seventh-grader, managed 15 rebounds from her guard spot and was able to get her 5-foot-4 frame to many loose balls on the weak side. The win was the fourth in the last five meetings for St. John in the series. Seven Rivers had won nine of the previous 10. Its a great rivalry and both teams always show a lot of heart, Dreyer said. St. John played great and so did our girls. I thought both teams gave everything they had. from there. Noah McGinnis defeated Dhruv Patel 6-1, 6-3 in No. 2 singles, earning Citrus first point. Joe Kelly followed in No. 3 singles, battling Lecantos Marshall King for the 7-6, 6-4 victory. Citrus Eric Vestervall won in No. 4 singles (8-6, 6-3) over Lecantos Chris Kaufman while Sean Flaherty did likewise for the Canes in No. 5 singles, winning a three-set decision of 26, 6-4, (12-10) over Lecantos Steven Schwartz in a tiebreaker. In doubles play, both matches saw some spirited competition between the two schools. The Panther duo of Alford and Schwartz managed a two-game comeback late in No. 1 doubles, but the Citrus pair of Hayes and McGinnis were able to hold Lecanto back in a 10-3 tiebreaker; winning the pro-set 9-8. Lecantos Patel and King rallied similarly in No. 2 doubles but were unable to catch up to Citrus Kelly and Vestervall, who ultimately won 8-5. When you play a county team you know its going to be a hard match, Lecanto head coach Jack Hall said. And while we came out on the short end 6-1, the individual scores were a lot closer than that. Hopefully (Gurnani) will come back soon, Hall added. Hell be dayto-day for now, but hopefully its going to work out if he can just rehab during the season. Keep (his shoulder) on ice. Next up for Lecanto is a road meet against the Vanguard Knights in Ocala on Thursday with a 4 p.m. start time, while Citrus hosts Crystal River at 4 p.m. Tennessee fired up the crowd by having the players walk through a walkway in the Thompson-Boling Arena stands to get to the floor, allowing fans to greet them on their way. The student section behind one basket waved orange glow sticks as Tennessees starting lineup was introduced. That atmosphere might have caused the Vols to get a little too amped up early on. After a basket by Stokes gave the Vols an early 2-0 lead, Florida went on a 10-0 run by scoring seven points off five Tennessee turnovers in the first 4 1/2 minutes. But once the Vols settled down and started taking care of the ball, they got back into the game by capitalizing on strong shooting. The team that made just 15 baskets all game in the loss at Gainesville last month matched that total by halftime Tuesday. Tennessee made 14 of its first 21 shots to turn that early 10-2 deficit into a 32-26 advantage. Florida regained the lead by going on a 16-4 run that started late in the first half and carried over to the opening minutes of the second half. strength but is consistent and doesnt beat herself. The Citrus coach was proud of Dodds battle. Its Melanie, said Citrus coach Scott Waters. Melanie is a fighter. Shes a champ. For the past two years, every time we play, its been 4-3. Its just a matter of who walks away with the four and who walks away with the three. Next time, hopefully, it will be us. The Lecanto High coach was happy to take the victory. We won, said Lecanto coach Sammie Hall. The girls were awesome. The No. 2 doubles team of Simi Shah and Chynna Liu won the first match, beating Leah Stanley and Juliann Johnson 6-2, 6-1. Natalie Dodd, Melanies younger sister, won the No. 5 singles, beating Andrea De La Cruz 6-4, 6-0. Lecantos Megan Jervis took the No. 4 singles, beating Stanley 6-2, 6-2. Shah then beat Johnson 6-0, 6-1 to take the No. 3 singles. Citrus plays Crystal River on Thursday at 4 p.m. Lecanto is at Vanguard on Thursday. WARRIORSContinued from Page B1 POINTContinued from Page B1 PANTHERSContinued from Page B1 CANESContinued from Page B1 Squeeze play squeezes Hurricanes baseballThe Citrus baseball team opened the regular season Tuesday night at Bushnell South Sumter with a 1-0 loss. The Hurricanes allowed the Red Raiders to put down a one-out bunt with the bases loaded and squeeze in the winning run. For Citrus, Alex Atkinson tossed five scoreless innings by striking out five and giving up four hits. Cy Yates took the loss with two hits and a run yielded in 1 1/3 innings. Austin Bogart (2 for 3, two doubles) and Robert Wilkinson (1 for 3) combined to tally all three of Citrus hits. The Hurricanes (0-1) host Ocala Forest on Thursday. From staff reports SPORTS BRIEFS FLORIDAContinued from Page B1
B4WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY12, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEBASKETBALL Associated PressCHICAGO Joakim Noah scored 19 points as part of a triple-double, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Atlanta Hawks 100-85 on Tuesday night. Noah added 16 rebounds and 11 assists, and Taj Gibson had 24 points and 12 rebounds for the Bulls, who had six players score in double figures. That helped Chicago win its fourth straight against the Hawks and sixth in a row at home versus Atlanta. Noah had his fourth career triple-double and first since Feb. 28, 2013, against Philadelphia. He completed this one with an assist on Gibsons basket with 9:59 left in the game. Chicago (26-25) won for the third time in four games and pulled a half-game in front of Atlanta (25-25) in the Eastern Conference.Bobcats 114, Mavericks 89CHARLOTTE, N.C. Al Jefferson scored 30 points, Anthony Tolliver added 22 points, and the Charlotte Bobcats earned a rare win over the Dallas Mavericks, 114-89. The Bobcats had lost 17 of 18 against the Mavericks, but they scored 60 points in the paint and tied a season-high with 12 3-pointers to snap Dallas five-game winning streak. Tolliver was 5 of 6 from 3-point range, and the Bobcats went 12 of 24 from beyond the arc. Jefferson was 14 of 23 from the field and reached the 20-point plateau for the 14th time in 15 games. He has averaged 27 points per game during that span. Dallas Dirk Nowitzki sprained his left ankle in the second quarter and was taken to the locker room for observation. He returned in the second half and finished with 16 points in 25 minutes.Cavaliers 109, Kings 99CLEVELAND Luol Deng scored 22 points, and the Cleveland Cavaliers avenged a 44-point loss to Sacramento with a 109-99 win over the Kings. The Cavaliers, who were routed 124-80 in Sacramento on Jan. 12, took a double-figure lead early in the second quarter and were in control the remainder of the game. Cleveland has won three in a row for the second time this season. Anthony Bennett, the No. 1 pick in the draft who has struggled most of the season, recorded career highs with 19 points and 10 rebounds. Dion Waiters added 20 points for Cleveland. DeMarcus Cousins scored 21 points to lead the Kings, who have lost 10 of 12 and seven straight on the road.Grizzlies 92, Wizards 89MEMPHIS, Tenn. Nick Calathes and Marc Gasol scored 18 points each, and the Memphis Grizzlies survived a career-best 37 points from Washingtons Bradley Beal to defeat the Wizards 92-89. Beal was unable to convert down the stretch, though, including missing a 21-footer with 12.9 seconds left that would have tied the game. Zach Randolph split two free throws with 11.5 seconds left to give the Grizzlies the 92-89 lead. John Walls 3-pointer with about 1 second left rattled around before popping out, giving Memphis the win. Randolph, Courtney Lee and James Johnson scored 13 apiece for Memphis, and Randolph grabbed 10 rebounds. Calathes also had six assists for the Grizzlies. Nene had 17 points for the Wizards, while Trevor Ariza and Marcin Gortat added 10 points each. Associated PressAtlanta forward Gustavo Ayon looks to the basket Tuesday as Chicago center Joakim Noah defends during the first half in Chicago. Noah had a triple-double in the 100-85 Bulls victory. No. 19 Texas whips Cowboys Associated PressAUSTIN, Texas Javan Felix scored 27 points, making six 3-pointers and No. 19 Texas rolled to an 87-68 win over Oklahoma State, which played its first game Tuesday night without suspended star Marcus Smart. Smart sat out the first of a three-game suspension by the Big 12 for shoving a Texas Tech fan. Without him, the Cowboys never had a chance. The Longhorns (19-5, 8-3) led 54-33 at halftime despite playing without leading scorer Jonathan Holmes, who sat out with a knee injury. LeBryan Nash led Oklahoma State (16-8, 4-7) with 23 points.No. 4 Wichita St. 78, So. Illinois 67WICHITA, Kan. Ron Baker scored 19 points, Cleanthony Early added 18 and fourth-ranked Wichita State overcame a sloppy start to beat Southern Illinois 78-67 and remain unbeaten. Tekele Cotton and Darius Carter added 12 points apiece for the Shockers, who became the first team to start 26-0 since Memphis in 2008. Wichita State has five games standing in the way of becoming the first team since Saint Josephs in 2004 to have a perfect regular season. Southern Illinois guard Anthony Beane scored 25 points, getting to the rim at will until late in the game, when the Shockers finally started to doubleand triple-team him.No. 15 Michigan 70, No. 22 Ohio St. 60COLUMBUS, Ohio Nik Stauskas scored 15 points and Derrick Walton III added 13 including three critical free throws with 1:55 left to power No. 15 Michigan to a 70-60 victory over No. 22 Ohio State. The victory ended a ninegame losing skid over the last 11 years in Columbus for the Wolverines (18-6, 10-2 Big Ten), who came into the game tied for the top spot in the conference with Michigan State. Walton added 10 rebounds and six assists. Zak Irvin chipped in with 10 points. LaQuinton Ross had 24 points and Lenzelle Smith Jr. 13 for Ohio State (19-6, 6-6), which had a three-game winning streak snapped. Associated PressTexas Isaiah Taylor (1) crashes into Oklahoma States Marek Soucek (14) as he drives to the basket Tuesday during the first half in Austin, Texas. SEC hoops upgrade taking steps forward Associated PressMONTGOMERY, Ala. The Southeastern Conferences efforts to upgrade mens basketball remain a work in progress. The SEC took steps to make teams upgrade nonconference schedules starting this season. The goal is to boost power ratings and land more than last years three teams in the NCAA tournament. Anthony Grant and Alabama played No. 4 Wichita State and No. 8 Duke and visited UCLAs Pauley Pavilion but lost all three games. Most other SEC teams have also heeded the call from Commissioner Mike Slive. Still, just past the halfway point of the league schedule, not a whole lot has changed for the SEC. Two teams No. 3 Florida and No. 14 Kentucky seem like shoo-ins for the NCAA field, and no one else can feel the least bit comfortable. Alabama, which was 9-14 going into Tuesday nights game with Mississippi, has been the strongest example that a beefed-up slate isnt a cure-all for a league that is a powerhouse in football but gets less respect in hoops. This is probably the toughest nonconference schedule weve put together, and we put it together for a reason, said Grant, whose team lost several players during the offseason. To try to position ourselves, if we were fortunate enough to win some of those games, to have a chance at the postseason, and also to help strengthen our league in terms of RPI. Unfortunately for us it didnt work out that way with our nonconference. Alabama had the ninth-toughest nonconference schedule nationally, up 69 spots from last season, according to CBSSports.coms rankings. Kentucky (59th to 14th), Mississippi (271st to 103rd) and LSU (234th to 137th) are also among the teams who made big leaps in strength of nonconference schedule. The NCAAs latest official power ratings released Monday had Florida at No. 5 and Kentucky at No. 12. The next SEC teams are Tennessee (47th) and Missouri (50th). League athletic directors agreed last May to submit their mens basketball nonconference schedules for approval and hired former NCAA tournament guru Greg Shaheen as a scheduling consultant. That came after only Florida, Mississippi and Missouri advanced to the NCAA tournament last March, only the second time in 23 years just three teams got in. The Gators were the only ones to survive the opening weekend. Slive, a former chair of the NCAA selection committee, wanted a change. He was very clear in saying that the three NCAA bids that the league received last year was just simply unacceptable, was his term, said associate commissioner Mark Whitworth, who was placed in charge of mens basketball. Whitworth said the new policy was implemented when it was too late for some teams to get out of contracts for nonconference games. He expects more of an impact next season. He said scheduling is an important piece of the endeavor, but creating a league where more top prospects want to play is the long-term ambition. Scheduling, said CBSSportss Jerry Palm, isnt the main problem. The problem is theyve got to upgrade their talent, said Palm, who runs a bracket. The schedule doesnt matter if you dont have the talent to play it. Meanwhile, attendance has dwindled for the second straight year. Two years ago, 11,513 fans on average attended SEC game. That dropped to 10,571 last season and 9,745 so far in 2013-14. Competitively, the SEC is perfectly fine at the top, where Florida was 21-2, unbeaten in league games and had won 15 straight going into Tuesday nights game at Tennessee. Kentucky (18-5, 8-2) has returned to form after having to settle for an NIT berth last season. Palm thinks the SEC has made some strides. Hes got Florida and Kentucky in the tournament and has also penciled in Tennessee and Missouri on his bracket with LSU, Ole Miss and Arkansas still in the mix. Florida and Kentucky are the only safe teams, Palm said. Everybody else, they could all miss. Palm has the SEC rated seventhbest among the conferences, led by the Big 12 and Big Ten. ESPNs Joe Lunardi projects five SEC teams as making the field, including LSU. Lunardi figures that number is more likely to go down than up. He said hes got LSU and Missouri as the last two teams in and Ole Miss is one of the first four out. I certainly noticed some of the efforts at better scheduling and I would say thats still the way to go as a rule, Lunardi said. Good scheduling is almost never going to take you out. Bad scheduling will often. So youre gambling in the right direction most of the time when you schedule up. Gators coach Billy Donovan said the play of many SEC teams changes significantly from November to February, even if perception doesnt. Its kind of like you play nonconference, then you get into your league, Donovan said. But once you get into the league in January, the leagues got an identity. And its really, really hard to change that identity. It really, really is. Associated PressFlorida guard Michael Frazier II goes in for a basket Saturday as Alabama guard Trevor Releford watches in Gainesville. The Gators and Kentucky are the only ranked teams in the Southeastern Conference, which is hoping to land more than last years three teams in the NCAA tournament.
Associated PressSOCHI, Russia The most decorated country in Winter Olympic history earned four more medals Tuesday, and the most famous snowboarder in the world had his hopes for a third straight gold in the halfpipe dashed. Norway won double gold in the cross-country freestyle sprints while picking up silver medals in the womens sprint and in the womens 10-kilometer biathlon pursuit. That gave the Norwegians the medal lead as the games concluded their fifth day, and it pushed their overall total to 317 since the Winter Olympics began in 1924. The United States saw several of its best hopes evaporate, including Shaun White, the flamboyant snowboarder who was dethroned by Iouri Podladtchikov. Another U.S. gold medal prospect, cross-country skier Kikkan Randall, was eliminated in the qualifying rounds of the womens freestyle sprint. Maiken Caspersen Falla of Norway took the gold in that race, with teammate Ingvild Flugstad Oestberg earning silver. Ola Vigen Hattestad captured the mens sprint title in a race marred by a threeskier collision. Emil Joensson of Sweden, who had all but given up earlier in the race, grabbed the bronze after Sergey Ustiugov of Russia, Marcus Hellner of Sweden and Anders Gloeersen of Norway were involved in a crash that left them sprawled across the course. Soft snow caused a number of spills throughout the day.Cross-countryHattestad took the early lead, avoided the crash behind him and then held off Teodor Peterson of Sweden for the gold. Vesna Fabjan of Slovenia won the bronze in the womens sprint.BiathlonDarya Domracheva of Belarus led for most of the womens 10-kilometer pursuit race, missing only the last target before finishing in 29 minutes, 30.7 seconds. Tora Berger of Norway took silver, and Teja Gregorin of Slovenia claimed the bronze.Slopestyle skiingDara Howell won gold with a score of 94.20, trouncing the rest of the field, and Kim Lamarre earned bronze to give the Canadians seven medals in four days of snowboarding and freestyle skiing, including three events in which they took two of the top three spots. Devin Logan of the United States took silver. SpeedskatingLee Sang-hwa won the womens 500 meters and set an Olympic record of 37.28 seconds in her second race, beating the mark of 37.30 set by Catriona Le May Doan at the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympics. Her combined time of 1 minute, 14.70 seconds also was an Olympic record, beating Le May Doans mark of 1:14.75. Olga Fatkulina of Russia won the silver, and Margot Boer of the Netherlands got the bronze.LugeNatalie Geisenbergers victory was Germanys fifth straight in womens luge. Teammate Tatjana Huefner won the silver and Erin Hamlin picked up the bronze, the first singles luge medal ever for the United States.Ski jumpingCarina Vogt won the first gold medal in womens ski jumping. The 22-year-old German overcame heavy favorite Sara Takanashi, the World Cup leader in the sport who ended up a disappointing fourth. Daniela Iraschko-Stolz of Austria took silver and Colin Mattell of France earned bronze. 2014 Winter Olympics Page B5WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE AP Medal count SOCHI 2014 OLYMPICS COUNTRY G S B TOT Norway 4 3 4 11 Canada 4 3 2 9 Netherlands 3 2 3 8 United States 2 1 4 7 Russia 1 3 3 7 Germany 4 1 0 5 Austria 1 3 0 4 Sweden 0 3 1 4 France 1 0 2 3 Czech Republic 0 2 1 3 Slovenia 0 1 2 3 Switzerland 2 0 0 2 Italy 0 1 1 2 Japan 0 1 1 2 Belarus 1 0 0 1 Poland 1 0 0 1 Slovakia 1 0 0 1 South Korea 1 0 0 1 China 0 1 0 1 Finland 0 1 0 1 Britain 0 0 1 1 Ukraine 0 0 1 1 White falls to the I-Pod in halfpipe Associated PressKRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia Maybe it was all too much. Or maybe just one of those bad nights. That debate will last a long time. Shaun White stood at the top of the Olympic halfpipe Tuesday night, hunched over, hands resting above his knees. He high-fived his coach, clapped his hands, then jumped in for a ride that would decide if all the calculated choices he had made over a winter full of injuries, distractions and angst would pay off. One jump, 15 feet above the pipe, was perfect. The second one looked good, too. Then, the trick they call the Yolo the one a rival invented but White had turned into his own. His snowboard skittered across the halfpipe on the landing. White finished the run with a flourish and raised his index finger, trying to woo the judges who know, as well as anyone, what hes done for his sport. No sale. No medal, either. He finished fourth. The worlds best-known, mostsuccessful and best-marketed snowboarder lost to a man they call the IPod, and now, he may never hear the end of it. I would definitely say that tonight was just one of those nights, White said after falling to Iouri Podladtchikov, the 25-year-old Russianborn inventor of the Yolo. The tricks I learned getting ready for the competition will carry on for a couple years in this sport. Its a bummer. I had one of those nights. The Japanese pair of 15-year-old Ayumu Hirano and 18-year-old Taku Hiraoka won silver and bronze, and the Americans were shut out on the halfpipe for the first time since the sport was introduced to the Olympics in 1998. Almost unthinkable, especially since White joined the mix and won the first of his two gold medals in 2006. He wanted to win two this year one in halfpipe and one in the newly introduced sport of slopestyle but ended up with none. The effervescent Podladtchikov, who now lives in and competes for Switzerland, thought up the Yolo trick first and landed it first. White watched the replay of I-Pod doing it last March in an event in Europe and immediately saw what he needed to do. Very quickly, he did it better than Podladtchikov and landed it twice in key events leading up to the Olympics. I-Pod tried it three times at the Winter X Games last month and fell all three times. Practice, he called it. Those falls, and a hundred other reasons, are why White came into these games the heavy favorite to become only the seventh person to win three straight Olympic golds in an individual winter event. I saw videos of Shaun doing it really well, Podladtchikov said. I got bummed. I said, Damn, thats my trick and hes doing it better than me. I guess I was doing it a little better tonight. The Yolo You Only Live Once includes a total of 1440 degrees of spin. Its two head-over-heels flips and two 360-degree turns. Four years ago, it was unthinkable, but not anymore. Norway wins four more medals Associated PressSwitzerlands Iouri Podladtchikov, left, celebrates Tuesday with Shaun White of the United States after Podladtchikov won the gold medal in the mens snowboard halfpipe at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. White finished fourth. Associated PressCanadas Christine Nesbitt, front, and Brittany Bowe of the United States compete Tuesday during the second heat of the womens 500-meter speedskating race at the Adler Arena Skating Center in Sochi, Russia. Bowe, of Ocala, finished 13th in the competition. Tuesdays Winter Olympic medalistsBIATHLON Women 10km Pursuit GOLDDarya Domracheva, Belarus SILVERTora Berger, Norway BRONZETeja Gregorin, Slovenia CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING Individual Sprint Men GOLDOla Vigen Hattestad, Norway SILVERTeodor Peterson, Sweden BRONZEEmil Joensson, Sweden Women GOLDMaiken Caspersen Falla, Norway SILVERIngvild Flugstad Oestberg, Norway BRONZEVesna Fabjan, Slovenia FREESTYLE SKIING Womens Slopestyle GOLDDara Howell, Canada SILVERDevin Logan, West Dover, Vt. BRONZEKim Lamarre, Canada LUGE Women GOLDNatalie Geisenberger, Germany SILVERTatjana Huefner, Germany BRONZEErin Hamlin, Remsen, N.Y. SKI JUMPING Womens K90 Individual GOLDCarina Vogt, Germany SILVERDaniela Iraschko-Stolz, Austria BRONZEColine Mattel, France SNOWBOARD Men Halfpipe GOLDIouri Podladtchikov, Switzerland SILVERAyumu Hirano, Japan BRONZETaku Hiraoka, Japan SPEEDSKATING Women 500 GOLDLee Sang Hwa, South Korea SILVEROlga Fatkulina, Russia BRONZEMargot Boer, NetherlandsTuesdays U.S. Olympians faredBIATHLON Womens 10km Pursuit (Penalties in parentheses) 18. Susan Dunklee, Barton, Vt., 31:11.6 (4). 51. Sarah Studebaker, Boise, Idaho, 35:00.0 (5). 54. Annelies Cook, Saranac Lake, N.Y., 36:20.9 (5). CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING Mens Sprint Free Qualification 17. Andy Newell, Shaftsbury, Vt., 3:35.52 (Q). 21. Simi Hamilton, Aspen, Colo., 3:36.12 (Q). 37. Torin Koos, Leavenworth, Wash., 3:40.27. 39. Erik Bjornsen, Winthrop, Wash., 3:40.39. Quarterfinals Heat 1 6. Simi Hamilton, Aspen, Colo., 3:39.83. Heat 2 4. Andy Newell, Shaftsbury, Vt., 3:37.12. Womens Sprint Free Qualification 9. Sophie Caldwell, Peru, Vt., 2:35.18 (Q). 12. Jessie Diggins, Afton, Minn., 2:35.64 (Q). 18. Kikkan Randall, Anchorage, Alaska, 2:36.67 (Q). 26. Ida Sargent, Barton, Vt., 2:39.80 (Q). Quarterfinals Heat 3 4. Ida Sargent, Barton, Vt., 2:39.05. Heat 4 2. Sophie Caldwell, Peru, Vt., 2:37.21 (Q). Heat 4 3. Jessie Diggins, Afton, Minn., 2:38.06. Heat 5 4. Kikkan Randall, Anchorage, Alaska, 2:35.70. Semifinals Heat 2 2. Sophie Caldwell, Peru, Vt., 2:36.67 (Q). Final 6. Sophie Caldwell, Peru, Vt., 2:47.75. FIGURE SKATING Pairs Short Program 9. Marissa Castelli, Cranston, R.I., and Simon Shnapir, Sudbury, Mass., 67.44 (Q). 14. Felicia Zhang, Plainsboro, N.J., and Nathan Bartholomay, Newtown, Pa., 56.90 (Q). FREESTYLE SKIING Womens Slopestyle Qualifying Run 1 4. Devin Logan, West Dover, Vt., 79.40. 5. Julia Krass, Hanover, N.H., 78.40. 16. Keri Herman, Breckenridge, Colo., 27.40. Run 2 3. Devin Logan, West Dover, Vt., (79.40; 80.40) 80.40. 8. Keri Herman, Breckenridge, Colo., (27.40; 72.40) 72.40. 11. Julia Krass, Hanover, N.H., (78.40; 39.20) 39.20. Ranking 5. Devin Logan, West Dover, Vt., (79.40; 80.40) 80.40 (Q). 8. Julia Krass, Hanover, N.H., (78.40; 39.20) 78.40 (Q). 11. Keri Herman, Breckenridge, Colo., (27.40; 72.40) 72.40 (Q). Finals Run 1 2. Devin Logan, West Dover, Vt., 85.40. 8. Keri Herman, Breckenridge, Colo., 50.00. 9. Julia Krass, Hanover, N.H., 42.40. Run 2 6. Julia Krass, Hanover, N.H., (42.40; 38.60) 38.60. 7. Keri Herman, Breckenridge, Colo., (50.00; 35.40) 35.40. 9. Devin Logan, West Dover, Vt., (85.40; 30.00) 30.00. Final Ranking 2. Devin Logan, West Dover, Vt., (85.40; 30.00) 85.40. SILVER 10. Keri Herman, Breckenridge, Colo., (50.00; 35.40) 50.00. 11. Julia Krass, Hanover, N.H., (42.40; 38.60) 42.40. LUGE Womens Singles 3. Erin Hamlin, Remsen, N.Y., 3:21.145. BRONZE 10. Kate Hansen, La Canada, Calif., 3:22.667. 15. Summer Britcher, Glen Rock, Pa., 3:24.143. SKI JUMPING Womens K90 Individual Jump 1 11. Lindsey Van, Park City, Utah (97.0, 64.0, 51.0) 116.4, (Q). 12. Jessica Jerome, Park City, Utah (97.0, 64.0, 52.5) 116.3, (Q). 19. Sarah Hendrickson, Park City, Utah (94.0, 58.0, 52.5) 112.4, (Q). Jump 2 10. Jessica Jerome, Park City, Utah (97.5, 65.0, 47.0) 117.8. 15. Lindsey Van, Park City, Utah (95.0, 60.0, 51.0) 110.8. 21. Sarah Hendrickson, Park City, Utah (97.0, 64.0, 49.5) 105.2. Final Ranking 10. Jessica Jerome, Park City, Utah (97.0, 64.0, 52.5; 97.5, 65.0, 47.0) 234.1. 15. Lindsey Van, Park City, Utah (97.0, 64.0, 51.0; 95.0, 60.0, 51.0) 227.2. 21. Sarah Hendrickson, Park City, Utah (94.0, 58.0, 52.5; 97.0, 64.0, 49.5) 217.6. SNOWBOARD Mens Halfpipe (Start position in parentheses) Qualifying Heat 1 Run 1 5. (5) Greg Bretz, Mammoth Lakes, Calif., 71.75. Run 2 12. (5) Greg Bretz, Mammoth Lakes, Calif., (71.75; 52.50) 52.50. Ranking 7. Greg Bretz, Mammoth Lakes, Calif., (71.75; 52.50) 71.75 (QS). Semifinals Run 1 2. (5) Greg Bretz, Mammoth Lakes, Calif., 83.00. Run 1 7. (10) Taylor Gold, Steamboat Springs, Colo., 26.00. Run 2 6. (10) Taylor Gold, Steamboat Springs, Colo., (26.00; 60.75) 60.75. Run 2 7. (5) Greg Bretz, Mammoth Lakes, Calif., (83.00; 44.25) 44.25. Ranking 2. Greg Bretz, Mammoth Lakes, Calif., (83.00; 44.25) 83.00 (Q). 8. Taylor Gold, Steamboat Springs, Colo., (26.00; 60.75) 60.75. Finals Run 1 7. (8) Danny Davis, Highland, Mich., 53.00. Run 1 11. (12) Shaun White, Carlsbad, Calif., 35.00. Run 1 12. (5) Greg Bretz, Mammoth Lakes, Calif., 21.75. Run 2 4. (12) Shaun White, Carlsbad, Calif., (35.00; 90.25) 90.25. Run 2 9. (8) Danny Davis, Highland, Mich., (53.00; 45.25) 45.25. Run 2 10. (5) Greg Bretz, Mammoth Lakes, Calif., (21.75; 26.50) 26.50. Final Ranking 4. Shaun White, Carlsbad, Calif., (35.00; 90.25) 90.25. 10. Danny Davis, Highland, Mich., (53.00; 45.25) 53.00. 12. Greg Bretz, Mammoth Lakes, Calif., (21.75; 26.50) 26.50. SPEEDSKATING Final Ranking 8. Heather Richardson, High Point, N.C. (4, 37.73; 8, 38.02) 1:15.75. Other U.S. Finishers 13. Brittany Bowe, Ocala, Fla. (17, 38.81; 10, 38.37) 1:17.19. 15. Lauren Cholewinski, Rock Hill, S.C. (12, 38.54; 19, 38.80) 1:17.35. 29. Sugar Todd, Milwaukee (28, 39.278; 28, 39.25) 1:18.53.Todays Winter Olympic scheduleSubject to change Alpine Skiing Womens downhill, 2 a.m. Curling Men Denmark vs. United States, Mid. Norway vs. Germany, Mid. China vs. Switzerland, Mid. Women Japan vs. Russia, 5 a.m. United States vs. China, 5 a.m. South Korea vs. Sweden, 5 a.m. Canada vs. Britain, 5 a.m. Men Germany vs. China, 10 a.m. Switzerland vs. Britain, 10 a.m. Russia vs. Canada, 10 a.m. Denmark vs. Sweden, 10 a.m. Figure Skating Pairs free program, 10:45 a.m. Ice Hockey Men Group C: Czech Republic vs. Sweden, Noon Group C: Latvia vs. Switzerland, Noon Women Group A: Switzerland vs. Finland, 3 a.m. Group A: Canada vs. United States, 7:30 a.m. Luge Mens Doubles (Run 1), 9:15 a.m. Mens Doubles (Run 2), 10:45 a.m. Nordic Combined Mens Individual Jump (normal hill), 4:30 a.m. Mens Individual 10km, 7:30 a.m. Snowboard Womens Halfpipe Quarterfinals, 5 a.m. Womens Halfpipe Semifinals, 10 a.m. Womens Halfpipe Final, 12:30 p.m. Speedskating Mens 1000, 9 a.m. Winter Olympics warming upTemperatures climbed above 50 degrees in Sochi, exposing huge patches of green around the mountain venues and making cross-country paths soft and mushy. Officials dismissed worrying over the weather, saying it wasn't warm enough tap into their stockpiles of snow. 43/34F 50/35F 46/27F 36/21F 37/28F HISTORIC HIGH/LOW AVG. Feb. 1996-2013SOCHI VANCOUVER Feb. 12, 2010 Feb. 71, 2014 TURIN Feb. 10, 2006 SALT LAKE CITY Feb. 8, 2002 NAGANO Feb. 7-22, 1998 0 75 0 75 0 75 0 75 0 75 Avg. low 33 Avg. temp. 46 Avg. high 60 71 45 31 51 3728 54 32 12 62 42 28 SOURCE: Weather Underground APPast Olympic winter games AVERAGE TEMPERATURES DURING WINTER GAMES Olympic stunner
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FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT: www.rotarybeastfeast.com Tickets may be purchased at Crystal Chevrolet Homosassa, Hagar Insurance Inverness, Brashears Pharmacy Lecanto, Fancys Pets Crystal River, Gulf to Lake Sales Lecanto, Capital City Bank Crystal River Law Office of Keith Taylor Event Sponsor 000H7ZN 000GWPT Team Prizes For 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Auction Raffle Long Drive Contest Closest to the Pin Black Diamond Ranch Quarry Course Hwy. 491, Lecanto, FL 34461 18 HOLE 4 PERSON SCRAMBLE Includes golf, cart, breakfast, lunch, snacks & beverages Feb. 17, 2014 10 a.m. Shotgun Start $ 600 Foursome $ 150 Individual DOLLAR$ for SCHOLAR$ GOLF TOURNAMENT FOR ENTRY FORMS call Liz Blick at 352-249-9276 or EMAIL at email@example.com TAKE STOCK in CHILDREN of CITRUS COUNTY Associated PressAtlanta outfielder B.J. Upton is looking for a fresh start after hitting .184 and losing his starting job last season in his Braves debut. Atlanta Braves outfielder B.J. Upton eager to start over in 2014 Associated PressATLANTA B.J. Upton would like a do-over on his debut season with the Braves. The subject came up when Upton, as part of the teams winter promotional tour, made a recent visit to Redan High School in the Atlanta area. He was asked by a student if would change anything in his career. Upton didnt hesitate before answering, Anything in baseball? Last year. The whole last season. Its an understandable wish. After signing the biggest free-agent contract in Braves history $75.25 million for five years Upton endured a nightmarish 2013 season. He hit only .184, struck out in more than one-third of his at-bats and was benched. The only highlights were playing beside his younger brother, Justin Upton, in the outfield and seeing the Braves advance to the playoffs. Definitely it was tough, B.J. Upton said. You know, baseball is going to throw you some curveballs, so to speak. After missing far too many curveballs and fastballs and sliders Upton is writing off the season as an aberration. Maybe not to that magnitude, but at some point I think every player goes through that type of season, he said. As long as you can learn from it so that some of the things that happened wont happen again, thats all you can ask. The new start begins with spring training. Braves pitchers and catchers report on Thursday. The full squad reports on Feb. 18, and the first full-squad workout is Feb. 19. Upton impressed his teammates and manager Fredi Gonzalez by continuing to spend extra time on his swing through his disappointing year. Hes one of the hardest workers on the team, said third baseman Chris Johnson. Hes always in the cage. Those two brothers are workhorses. Assistant hitting coach Scott Fletcher said Upton never changed his demeanor, even after losing his starting job. He didnt pout, Fletcher said. He just kept working. He was ready for anything that Fredi needed from him. That shows a lot of his character. I look for him to come back and do well. Thats just the type of competitor he is. Hes had a lot of great years and hes going to continue to do that. I think hes going to have some great years for us. Upton hit 28 homers and had 31 stolen bases in 2012 with Tampa Bay. He hit only nine homers with 12 steals last season. The Braves need Upton, 29, to at least approach his career .248 batting average. Upton worked on his swing at his offseason home in Tampa, where he had a visit from Braves hitting coach Greg Walker. My reports from Greg have been positive, said Braves general manager Frank Wren. I think hes approached the offseason well. From what Greg has seen of his work, he thinks its steps in the right direction. After last season, Wren said Upton may have tried too hard to show he deserved the big contract. N.Y. Yankees introduce Tanaka Associated PressNEW YORK Masahiro Tanaka was introduced by the Yankees on Tuesday after chartering a Boeing 787 Dreamliner for his trip from Tokyo to New York. The 25-year-old righthander agreed Jan. 22 to a $155 million, seven-year contract and stopped in New York for a news conference at Yankee Stadium en route to the teams spring training complex in Tampa, where workouts start this weekend. Tanaka put on his No. 19 jersey and said in English, Im very happy to be a Yankee. Tanaka charted the Japan Airlines plane, which seats about 200, at what was reported to be a cost of about $200,000 for a flight said to include five passengers and his poodle Haru. New York held the news conference in its Legends Suite Club rather than its regular press conference room adjacent to the clubhouse. Yankees spokesman Jason Zillo said it was the teams most-attended news conference since Hideki Matsui was introduced before the 2003 season. This is Yankee big. This is Steinbrenner big, general manager Brian Cashman said. Tanaka was 24-0 with a 1.27 ERA last year, leading the Rakuten Golden Eagles to the Japan Series title. He said his first meal in New York was sushi from a grocery store. Tanaka spoke with Matsui and understands the Yankees win-or-else mentality. Ive heard that this place can be very harsh to you at times, he said through a translator. Broncos contend on the fly in NFL Associated PressENGLEWOOD, Colo. John Elways philosophy is to address immediate needs in free agency, even though some of his own veterans may prove too pricey to keep around. Eric Decker and Knowshon Moreno both said theyd love to stay in Denver, but they might find more lucrative offers elsewhere when free agency begins in a month. Unlike the Seattle Seahawks, who throttled the Broncos in the Super Bowl, Denver has a highpriced quarterback who takes up a good chunk of the salary cap, limiting what the team can spend elsewhere. Mannings salary cap charge for 2014 is $17.5 million, same as last season, which was more than Seattles entire starting defense and about 25 times as much as Russell Wilsons $681,000 cap number. Yeah, but Ill tell you right now its worth it for us to have Peyton Manning, Elway said. Thats just part of when you get a quality quarterback like that we have in Peyton Manning. You know thats going to be a big chunk of your salary cap, but we got to figure out ways to find the right players. At the right prices. Elway said he has no problem continuing to build a team around Manning even though nobody knows how long No. 18 will be in the Broncos huddle beyond next season. Manning confirmed during Super Bowl week that he intends to play next season. Manning and the Broncos are out to do something that no team has done since the Buffalo Bills in 1993 make it back to the Super Bowl the year after losing it. Elway, the teams executive vice president, had been busy on a blueprint long before the Super Bowl blowout. He knows he could lose Decker, Moreno and guard Zane Beadles on offense and he has to rebuild a defense that was obliterated by an injury epidemic. The Broncos have 18 unrestricted and three restricted free agents, but Elway has to be prudent because big deals are looming next year for Demaryius Thomas, Julius Thomas and maybe Von Miller. Hes hit the jackpot in free agency two years in a row, first with Manning in 2012 and then with Wes Welker, Louis Vasquez, Shaun Phillips, Terrance Knighton and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie last year. Elway expects to be busy again this year. He has about $25 million in projected cap space right now but could free up more by asking Champ Bailey and Jacob Tamme to restructure their contracts and by releasing Chris Kuper and Joel Dreessen. If Moreno leaves, the Broncos have Montee Ball ready to step in as the featured back. He came on strong down the stretch, finishing the season with 120 carries for 561 yards and four touchdowns. Nearly a third of his carries moved the sticks, ranking third in the league and tops among rookies. Associated PressDenver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno (27) is part of a group of free agents that the team will have to decide whether or not to resign. Associated PressNew York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka speaks Tuesday during a news conference at Yankee Stadium in New York.
Section CWEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE This is the biggest thing that has ever happened in my life, Fuller said. I woke up the next morning with a huge grin on my face. Fuller was recently named the school districts 2014 School-Related Employee of the Year. However, shes somewhat puzzled as to why. While you are sitting there, you say Oh, I would really love it, but there are so many other people that are so deserving, she said. You listen to things they have done and say Oh, he or she is so good. You just dont think of yourself that way. I dont know what it was about me that made the difference. I am happy that it did, but I dont know what. The memory of her name being called is a blur; however, she remembers looking at her principal, who gave her a shout and smile of approval. I have such respect for Mrs. (Nancy) Simon, Fuller said of her principal. I have been in three or four different schools. It trickles down. Your administration sets the tone for the school. Mrs. Simon has high expectations and expects you to be on your game and to do the best you can. She doesnt expect you to be perfect, but she does expect you to do your best. This is the first occupation that I have been in where I am so appreciated. People appreciate what you do for them or with them and they let you know. Fuller has been with the Citrus County School District since 2008 and a member of Central Ridge Elementary School staff since 2010. I worked for myself for 20 years as a jeweler and then the economy started getting bad, she said. So I started substituting. She explained that her journey began as a daily substitute teacher and later segued into a long-term substitute. I have never had children of my own, and I never expected to be at the primary school age, Fuller said. But immediately you start getting hugs. They dont see how old you are, size or your faults. All ERYNWORTHINGTON Staff writer CENTRALRIDGEELEMENTARYSCHOOLPARAPROFESSIONALCOLLEENFULLERISLIVINGHERDREAM ANDSHESGOODATIT. MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleCentral Ridge Elementary School paraprofessional Colleen Fuller, the 2014 Citrus County School Districts School Related Employee of the Year, reads a book aloud to CRES first-grader Isabella Bollin, 6.GOOD AS GOLD? NO, EVEN BETTER See FULLER / Page C3
Hernando Elementary School recently celebrated the Stinger Pride awards lunch for students showing honesty in the month of January. Present for the photo in Pre-K through second grades, pictured above: Elliot Johnson, Jason Shaw, Micah Linaje, Weston Brannen, Arianna Thompson, Tyler Kopera, Mason Coker, Trifton Hayes, Zoe Gray, Madison MacDonald, Dylan Crumpton, Riley Church, Ravin Ockerman, Zachary Curreri, James Brock, Jordan Brotherton, Blakely Messer, Madison Humphrey and Mrs. Leona Williams, guidance counselor. Not present were Josephine Affee and Elaina Van Buskirk. Present for the photo in third through fifth grades, pictured below:Emma Culberton, Meagan Hendrickson, Chris Smaine, Ethan Buck, Hannah Sullivan, Alex Naugler, Mikayla Dohrer, Kenneth Osborne, Julia Brock, Skyler Embry, Andon Blanchette, Wrylee White, Mitchell Hope, Bradley Fultz, Jared Sheley, John Yates and Mrs. Leona Williams, guidance counselor. Not present was Brandon Redmond. Citrus High School class of 1994 will hold its 20-year reunion celebration on Saturday, June 14, at Citrus Hills Golf and Country Club. A family brunch will be held in the morning, followed by a formal dinner in the evening. Alumni interested in attending and/or those businesses or individuals wishing to sponsor the event are encouraged to contact David Virgilio as soon as possible at firstname.lastname@example.org. Section CWEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2014 Hernando Elementary honors the honest Special to the Chronicle Take Stock scholarship deadlines FridayTake Stock in Children has partnered with Ronald McDonald House Charities to offer a two-year scholarship to a deserving 10th-grade student in Citrus County schools. Take Stock in Children is a program that helps deserving students and their families realize their dream of sending their child to college. To be considered for the scholarship, a child must be in public school in the 10th grade, have a 2.7 GPA or better, meet the financial eligibility requirements, agree to remain drug-, alcoholand crime-free and get good grades. Take Stock in Children scholarships are provided through the Florida Prepaid Foundation. Applications are now available in the guidance offices of Citrus County School Districts high schools, through the Take Stock office or at www.take stockcitrus.org. For more information, call 352344-0855. Deadline is Feb. 14. CRUG monthly meeting tonightThe Crystal River Computer Users Group, CRUG, will meet Wednesday, Feb. 12, at Crystal Oaks Club House, 4958 Crystal Oaks Blvd., Lecanto. Social time begins at 6 p.m. Joe Tarnowski will talk about Computer Tips and Tricks. 352-382-3650. Donations sought for Falcon Family Fun FestivalOrganizers of the March 6 annual Falcon Family Fun Festival at Citrus Springs Middle School are looking for donations for the fundraiser. Donations are needed in all areas, including prizes for carnival games, food for concessions, items for the silent auction and monetary donations. This is the schools only fundraiser, with proceeds going to help families. In the past, money raised has helped students and families with a variety of needs, including medical bills, clothing, eyeglasses and other unexpected needs. The festival will be from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the school at 150 Citrus Springs Blvd. For more information, call Lisa Paprzycki at 352-344-2244 ext. 4434 or email email@example.com.DAV offering $1,000 scholarshipDisabled American Veterans, Gerald A. Shonk Chapter 70, Inverness, is offering a $1,000 scholarship for the 2014 school year. The scholarship is offered to a disabled veteran, veteran, a survivor of a veteran or a dependent of a veteran. A $500 grant will also be awarded to a deserving veteran. Additional grants may be available to deserving veterans. Recipients should be enrolled fulltime working toward a degree or for a vocational skill. Selection shall be conducted by the scholarship committee and will be based on the applications submitted. The procedure requires that applicants write a statement detailing course of study, goals and why they are deserving of this award. Applications are now available and may be picked up at guidance department offices in area high schools, the Withlacoochee Technical Institute, College of Central Florida guidance offices or by calling John Seaman at 352-860-0123. All applications must be returned to the DAV Chapter, 1039 N. Paul Drive, Inverness, FL 34453 by March 31.MOPH scholarship deadlines Feb. 28Aaron A. Weaver Chapter 776 Military Order of the Purple Heart announces a scholarship opportunity for college-bound students Chapter 776s College of Central Florida Endowed Scholarship. Chapter 776s CF Endowed Scholarship awards $500 to an applicant accepted or enrolled at CF as a full-time student. Information and application can be obtained at www.citruspurpleheart.org or by calling 352-382-3847. Application deadline 5 p.m. Feb. 28.CF classes begin soon; registration being acceptedThe College of Central Florida is accepting enrollment for several courses that begin in February. Classes will be held at the CF Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. For more information or to register, call 352-854-2322, ext. 1496. Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2013 will meet Mondays and Wednesdays, Feb. 25 to March 5, from 3 to 5 p.m. The cost is $60. Personal Computer Maintenance will meet Thursdays, Feb. 20 to March 13, from 9 to 11 a.m. This course teaches students how to remove spyware and pop-ups, add memory, and clean up unneeded files. The cost is $60. YouTube: More Than Just Making Memories will meet Tuesday, Feb. 18, from 6 to 8 p.m. This workshop will help business owners gain exposure on YouTube without uploading a video, and it will cover using Facebook and email marketing campaigns to increase online exposure. The cost is $15.CMUG, CRUG announce monthly class schedules Citrus Macintosh Users Group is back to its normal meeting schedule, the fourth Friday monthly. CMUG is a tax-exempt, nonprofit organization dedicated to helping all people in the area become familiar with Macintosh computers, software and Apple iDevices. The February schedule is: Tuesday, Feb. 18: Mac Workshop. Registration is required. Email Bill Dean at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thursday, Feb. 20: iDevice Workshop. Registration is required. Email Carolyn Moss email@example.com. Tuesday, Feb. 25: Class in iDevices Part 1. Class from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27: Mac Lab. Registration is required. Email John Engberg at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thursday, Feb. 27: Class in Graphic Converter. Class from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28: Monthly meeting from 6 to 9 p.m. Visitors are welcome. Go to cmugonline.com for more information. The Crystal River Users Group (CRUG) has announced its class schedule for February and March. Mondays Feb. 10 to March 3: Windows 8.1 Basics. Monday Feb. 10: Facebook Personal. Mondays Feb. 10 to 24: Photo Story 3. Mondays Feb. 17 to March 10: Word Press. Class will be from noon to 2 p.m. Classes are open to all but may fill or be canceled if not enough students are registered. For more information, call 352-212-4671 or visit crug.com. EDUCATION NOTES Citrus High School class of slates 20-year reunion for second weekend in June Three Citrus County Council members took part as judges for the recent Citrus Regional Science and Engineering Fair, while the CCC itself offered two $100 awards to boy and girl middle school students. Many of the prizes are certificates, said Inverness resident Bud Osborn, chairman of the CCC education committee. A certificate is great, but a kid sure appreciates 100 bucks also. The awards caused the audience to gasp, Osborn said. Middle school students were chosen for the cash awards to keep them interested for when they can compete as high school students, Osborn explained. As the CCC is comprised of environmental advocates in addition to homeowners associations and other civic groups, the winning projects were chosen because they were geared toward water conservation. Winners were Madison Blankenship for Waves Gone Wild and Gavin Coe for Whatever Floats Your Boat. The three CCC judges were John Wade, Dr. Pat Wade and Roger Dobronyi. Citrus County Council awards two middle-schoolers $100 each for excellence at science fair A golf fundraising event to benefit Take Stock in Children will be held at Black Diamond on Feb. 17. All proceeds from this event will be used to buy additional scholarships for deserving students in Citrus County. You can check Take Stock in Children out on Facebook or at http://www.takestockcitrus.org/. To learn more about hosting a fundraiser or golf outing for your organization at Black Diamond Ranch, call Kerry Rosselet at 352-453-5473 or email email@example.com. Tee off at Black Diamond this weekend and help deserving students get scholarships The Citrus Community Concert Choir Inc. is offering scholarships to local students desiring to further their education in vocal and musical arts. In the past, recipients have been awarded up to $1,500. Former recipients have gone on to study in such varied fields as opera, music conducting, composition and instrumental performance. Application forms and information are available at www.citruschoir.com. All application submissions must be received by April 30. Interested students may also call the choirs musical director, Jacki Scott, at 352-212-1746. Community Concert Choir accepting applications for musical scholarships
they see is how much you sincerely care about them. Instantly you have a fan club. Now, she has multiple duties kindergarten mathematics, first-grade reading, lunch supervisor, front desk assistant and much more. The only thing I have not been certified to do yet is ride the bus, Fuller said with a giggle. Nonetheless, her dream is currently evolving. I just started back to school at the University of West Florida, Fuller said. They have an online education program where I will receive my teaching certificate with ESE (Exceptional Student Education), ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) and reading endorsements. I want to teach primary school ESE. Her focus and goal for her own classroom is to have every adult in a childs life involved in the classroom. Every child has at least two parents who have parents, Fuller explained. There are at least one to six people involved in this childs life that can be involved in school. I think we are not asking enough of the family. Every classroom needs adult role models. It would make a huge difference in the classroom. In the meantime, she is enjoying her own parking space and the opportunity to represent the district at the state level.Contact Chronicle reporter Eryn Worthington at 352-563-5660, ext. 1334, or eworthington@ chronicleonline.com.EDUCATIONCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEWEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY12, 2014 C3 $1 0FF Bowl or 50 OFF Cup Dans Famous New England Clam Chowder Dine In Only. Coupon Required. Expires 2/15/14 000H8ZN 2 LOCATIONS 7364 Grover Cleveland Blvd. Homosassa 352-628-9588 Highway 44, Crystal River 352-795-9081 CLOSED SUNDAY & MONDAY SAVE WITH DAN! WHOLE BELLY CLAMS $ 1 00 Dine In Only. Coupon Required. Expires 2/15/14 Clam Strip Basket OFF 000H9X2 000GWQT Anastasias 2494 N. 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WTIs mission is to provide the highest-quality academic and technical education for current and emerging careers in a competitive workforce. WTI lives this mission every day. Lets look at some statistics. WTIs overall completion rate is 91 percent. Four programs Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing, Commercial Foods and Culinary Arts, Massage Therapy and Patient Care Assistant had a 100 percent completion rate. In placing graduates, WTI has an overall placement rate of 90 percent. Seven programs Automotive Service Technology, Correctional Officer, Cosmetology, Electricity, Firefighter, Industrial Machinery Maintenance and Repair and Practical Nursing had a 100 percent placement rate. Several programs at WTI prepare students for a licensure exam. Ninety-four percent of the students in those programs passed the licensing exam for their respective occupation. WTI has exceeded state benchmarks and state averages for program completion, placement and licensure rates. As I have written in previous articles, earning an industry certification is paramount in a students tenure at WTI. I am proud to say that 421 industry certifications were earned by students enrolled in our school. Students in need of financial assistance can apply for a Pell Grant to assist them with their school expenses. Pell grant awards of $1,169,483 were issued to WTI students. I am pleased with the progress Withlacoochee Technical Institute (WTI) has made in preparing students for the workplace. Our teachers have done an excellent job of integrating academic subjects into the occupational subject they are teaching. They have done an excellent job showing students how important it is to know the whys and wherefores behind tasks they are completing. They have done an excellent job in preparing our students for acquiring an industry certification; the true measure of a persons ability to do the job. Our students are entering high wage, high skilled jobs as a result. That alone is cause for celebration. Career and Technical Education is playing an important role in both in the education of the student and in the development of a highly skilled workforce. To find out more about WTI, please visit our website or tour our school on the afternoon of March 6 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.Denise Willis is the director of Withlacoochee Technical Institute. Denise WillisGUEST COLUMN At WTI, theres no success like your success FULLERContinued from Page C1 Students ofTHE MONTH Jonna Bond and Rishi Gurnani have been named Students of the Month for January by Lecanto High School and West Citrus Elks Lodge No. 2693. Jonna, 17, is the daughter of Terri Bond of Inverness. Jonna is a three-year member of National Honor Society, a two-year member of MedShare and a two-year club member of LGBT+, currently serving as secretary. Jonna maintains a 4.43 weighted grade point average, is a member of the International Baccalaureate program, has been on the principals and distinguished honor rolls throughout high school, and was recognized as an AP Scholar. Last week, Jonna placed first in Environmental Sciences at the Citrus County Regional Science Fair and advanced to the state finals. Athletically, Jonna is a twoyear member of the track and field team and a two-year member of the cross country team, currently serving as team captain. She lettered twice in both sports. Jonna gives back to her community by volunteering to help elderly residents at Pleasant Grove Manor. She plans to pursue a major in psychology. Rishi Gurnani, 17, is the son of Jaya and Parmanand Gurnani of Lecanto. Rishi is a three-year member and current captain of the LHS Academic Team, recently qualifying for the Commissioners Academic Challenge; a one-year club member of LGBT+; a twoyear member of Spanish Club; and ser ves as public relations managerfor Ugandan Pearls, an organization dedicatedto raising funds for the impoverished children of Uganda. Rishi is a member of the International Baccalaureate program, an AP Scholar with Distinction, and runner-up for Sunshine State Scholar. Athletically, Rishi is a fouryear member of the tennis team, serving as captain for the past three. He was also recognized as Citrus County Tennis Player of the Year for two years in a row. His volunteer hours include working on the YMCA Advisory Board as its youngest member, refereeing for the YMCA youth basketball league, and service with the Shirdi Sai Hindu Temple. Rishi maintains a 4.6 weighted grade point average, made a perfect score on the Mathematics II Subject Area Test, and was named as a National Merit Commended Scholar. He plans to pursue a major in aerospace engineering. The Student of the Month program is sponsored by the West Citrus Elks Lodge in order to bring recognition to outstanding youths in the area. Rishi Gurnani Jonna Bond Associated PressWASHINGTON Columbus McKinney is taking his fifth Advanced Placement course at Woodrow Wilson High School in Washington, undeterred even though he didnt score high enough to get college credit on two of the AP classes he took previously. McKinney said he thinks the extra workload is worth it no matter the grade on the final exam. It prepares you for what its going to be like when you get to college, the 17-year-old said during a break from his AP Physics course. McKinney is part of a larger trend: The number of U.S. public school students taking Advanced Placement classes nearly doubled over the past decade. The class of 2013 took 3.2 million AP exams, according to a College Board report released Tuesday. Advanced Placement exams, which started in the 1950s, offer a way for students to earn college credit while still in high school and are offered in 34 different subjects. The classes are designed to be rigorous and are graded in a uniform way, meaning students grades from one school can be matched up against those from another. Proponents say they help transition students to college and allow graduates to stand out in the college admission process. Much of the expansion stems from an effort at the district, state and federal levels to make AP classes available to low-income and minority students. The report finds that the number of low-income graduates who took an AP exam has quadrupled in the last decade. The College Board points out theres room for more expansion: About 40 percent of public U.S. high schools dont offer any AP classes. And nearly 300,000 students who were identified by standardized tests as having potential to succeed in AP graduated without taking the classes. It is reaching out directly to students identified as potentially ready for AP classes to encourage them to take them and has teamed with Google to get more female and minority students into AP science and math classes. There are questions, though, about whether doors to AP classes have been opened too wide and whether schools are doing enough to assist students in them. In 2013, about 57 percent of AP exams had a score of 3 or higher the grade many colleges and universities require to award college credit compared with 61 percent a decade earlier, according to the College Board. That means students did not score a 3 or higher on about 1.4 million exams. Looking at it in another way, about 20 percent of graduates in 2013 earned a 3 or higher on an AP exam, compared with about 12 percent of graduates in 2003. Research is unclear on whether there are long-term benefits to taking an AP class if the student fails, said Kristin Klopfenstein, executive director of the Education Innovation Institute at the University of Northern Colorado, who has studied the issue. Among those students, she suspects its only those who were on the cusp of passing who get much benefit. At McKinneys high school, which is in an affluent part of Washington and has a diverse population from around the city, more than 20 AP classes are offered. About 600 students took an AP exam last year about twice as many as a decade earlier. The doubling wasnt an accident. In McKinneys AP physics class, students excitedly surrounded teacher Angela Benjamins desk on a recent day as purple glowed from a plasma globe in the darkened classroom. Benjamin said theres no doubt in her mind that students benefit from her class even if they fail the AP exam. She said she became a believer about 10 years ago when two students who sat in the back of her class could orally answer all the questions, but didnt pass the AP exam. She said she later learned they took physics and engineering in college. I dont think either one of them wouldve done that without that class, she said. AP classes double in popularity Associated PressA student writes notes in the Advanced Placement Physics class Friday at Woodrow Wilson High School in Washington, D.C. The College Board says in a new report that the number of U.S. public students taking Advanced Placement classes doubled over the past decade. The class of 2013 of took 3.2 million AP exams.
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Notes tend to run one week prior to the date of an e vent. Publication on a special day cant be guaranteed. Donations sought for Chassahowitzka saleA yard sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 3p.m. Saturday at the community center, 10300 S. Riviera Drive, Chassahowitzka (old fire house). The Chassahowitzka Community Association is asking for donations. Drop donations at the community center from 9 a.m. to noon today at the community center. Contacts are Russ and Mary Duncan, who can be reached at 352-503-9096 or via email to email@example.com. The association works toward the betterment of the Chassahowitzka community and its residents. Youth facilities and programs, adult fitness and facilities, community social events, Chassahowitzka history preservation and promotion and support of local recreational and environmental issues are some of the priorities. To get on the email mailing list, email chassahowitzka@outlook. com.Sweet deals at market on Valentines DayEveryone is invited to the Beverly Hills Farmers Market for Valentines Day, open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lake Beverly Park, 77 Civic Circle. Check the weather forecast Thursday night. If the temperature at 10 a.m. Friday is projected to be less that 40 degrees, or if it is supposed to rain, there will be no market. Produce will be available from Camilos Market and about 15 other vendors will be present to tempt visitors with their arts and crafts and healthy-living products. Flea market vendors are also welcome. For more information about becoming a vendor (including flea market items) at $5 per market day, call Bonnie Larsen at the Beverly Hills Civic Association from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday at 352-746-2657.German-Americans slate spring danceThe German American Social Club of West Central Florida invites everyone to its spring dance from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 2389 W. Norvell Bryant Highway (Count Road 486) in Lecanto. Doors open at noon. Enjoy live music and dancing offered by a Bavarian band, the Diepolder Brothers. Admission is $10 and includes finger sandwiches, dessert and coffee. BYOB. For tickets or more information, call Horst Spangenberg at 352-237-7016 or email Irmhorst@aol.com. No tickets will be sold at the door. COMMUNITYPage C5WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Adopt ARESCUED PET Maggie Special to the ChronicleMaggies foster Mom says she is amazing. She thinks she is a lapdog and wants to sit beside you or on your lap. She likes to sleep in bed with you, too. The 2-year-old boxer is house trained, listens well, is good with children and other dogs. She would be a welcome addition to any family. Adopt A Rescued Pet Inc. does home visits prior to adoptions, so can only adopt to the Citrus County area. Call 352-795-9550 and leave your name, number and pets name for a return call. Check www.adoptarescuedpet.com for more pets and the adoption calendar with locations, dates and times. NEWS NOTES Special to the ChronicleThe Arts Council of First United Methodist Church of Homosassa will present a concert by the quartet Acoustix at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23, on the stage of the fellowship hall of the church at 8831 W. Bradshaw St., Homosassa. Since winning the gold medal in international competition in 1990, Acoustix has traveled North America and around the world, singing and entertaining audiences. Acoustix showcases a wide variety of musical styles including vocal jazz, gospel, sacred, doo-wop, contemporary Christian, patriotic, inspirational music and barbershop with songs from wellknown songwriters such as Irving Berlin, Leonard Bernstein, George M. Cohan, Lee Greenwood, John Lennon, Richard Rogers, Paul Simon, Stephen Sondheim, and John Philip Sousa. Acoustix has appeared on CNN, NBCs Today Show, two PBS specials, the Statler Brothers Show and for a global audience of 175 million viewers on ABC, hosted by Peter Jennings. They have shared the stage with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, LeAnn Rimes, The Dixie Chicks, Isaac Stern, Pete Fountain, Victor Borge, The Four Freshmen, the Gatlins, Canadian Brass, The Atlantic Symphony Orchestra, and many more. Acoustix also contributed their talents to two Bill Gaither Homecoming Shows. This is the second of the four concerts in the Winter/Spring Concert Series. General admission tickets are $10. Reserved seats (first five rows center) are $18. For more information and tickets, call the church office at 352-628-4083, Jim Love at 352-746-3674, Jim Potts at 352-3821842, or Ron Hesketh at 352-382-4518. Acoustix in concert Homosassa church continues Arts Council series Feb. 23 March 2 Castlebay, a musical combination of New England and Celtic styles, blends history, legend and experience into their personable performances. The duo of Julia Lane and Fred Gosbee offer poignant ballads interspersed with dance tunes played on Celtic harp, guitar, fiddle and tin whistle. March 30 Dave Sanderson will be on hand to inspire with personal accounts of his survival of the crash of U.S. Airways Flight 1549 into the Hudson River on Jan. 15, 2009. Sanderson, the last person off the back of the plane, largely responsible for making sure many others made it out safely, offers his personal account in his book, Brace for Impact. Coming up Floral City Public Library 8360 E. Orange Ave. 352-726-3671 Feb. 18 AARP Tax-Aide, 10 a.m. Feb. 19 Preschool Stories, 10:30 a.m. Tai Chi, 11:30 a.m. Chess in the Library, 1 p.m. Feb. 20 Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games, Wii, Puzzles, 4:30 p.m. Feb. 21 Book Share, 10:30 a.m. Homosassa Public Library 4100 S. Grandmarch Ave. 352-628-5626 Feb. 17 Workforce Connection Mobile Unit, 10 a.m. Tai Chi for Seniors, 10:15 a.m. Tai Chi for Seniors, noon Tweens & Teens: Mardi Gras Madness, 2:30 p.m. Feb. 18 Web Browsing: Getting Started, 10:15 a.m. Stampin Up Card-making Class with Mary Rightmyer, 11 a.m. Celebrate Reading, 4:30 p.m. Feb. 19 AARP Tax-Aide, 10 a.m. Preschool Storytime, 11 a.m. Feb. 20 Word: Getting Started, 10:15 a.m. Mother Goose Time, 10:30 a.m. Kidney Smart, 2 p.m. Feb. 21 Tai Chi for Seniors, 10:15 a.m. The Knit Wits of Homosassa, 1 p.m. Feb. 22 AARP Tax-Aide, 10 a.m. Lakes Region Library 1511 Druid Road Inverness 352-726-2357 Feb. 17 Citrus Friendship Quilt Guild Workshop, 10 a.m. Feb. 18 Nutrition 101, 10:30 a.m. Ask a Master Gardener, 1 p.m. Americans United for Separation of Church and State, 4 p.m. Introduction to Meditation: Benefits and Techniques, 5:45 p.m. Family Storytime, 6 p.m. Feb. 19 AARP Tax-Aide, 10 a.m. Feb. 20 Tai Chi, 10 a.m. Preschool Stories, 10:30 a.m. Citrus Friendship Quilt Guild, 1 p.m. Rails to Trails, 4:30 p.m. Feb. 21 Mother Goose Time, 11 a.m. Writer Critique Group, 2 p.m. Feb. 22 Sweetwater Pointe Homeowners Association, 10:30 a.m. Central Ridge Library 425 W. Roosevelt Blvd. Beverly Hills 352-746-6622 Feb. 17 Scrabble Game, 10 a.m. Senior Crafters, 1 p.m. Seniors on the Move, 1 p.m. Nature Coast Dulcimer Club, 3 p.m. Feb. 18 AARP Tax-Aide, 10 a.m. Word: Templates, 10:15 a.m. Preschool Stories, 11 a.m. Feb. 19 Tai Chi, 10 a.m. Mother Goose Time, 11 a.m. Adults Create: Paper Flowers, 1 p.m. Needles and Sticks, 3:30 p.m. Feb. 20 Depression & Anxiety Support Group, 10 a.m. Getting Started with Computers II, 10:15 a.m. Feb. 21 Ridge Readers Book Club, 1 p.m. Fourth annual Love Your Library Evening, 7 p.m. Coastal Region Library 8619 W. Crystal St. Crystal River 352-795-3716 Feb. 18 Adults Create: Paper Flowers, 10:30 a.m. Mother Goose Time, 11 a.m. AARP Driving School, 1 p.m. Feb. 19 Nature Coast Bead Society, 10 a.m. AARP Driving School, 1 p.m. Teens and Tweens: Card-making Class, 3 p.m. Cherokee Language Class, 5:30 p.m. Feb. 20 AARP Tax-Aide, 10 a.m. Preschool Stories, 10:30 a.m. Feb. 21 Tai Chi, 10 a.m. Nature Coast Dulcimer Players, 2 p.m. Feb. 22 Celiac Support Group, 10 a.m. CITRUS COUNTY LIBRARIES: FEB. 17-22 Special to the ChronicleNew officers have been appointed to the board for the Friends of the Community Centers Inc., a not-for-profit organization run totally by volunteers, with the purpose of helping to improve Citrus Countys community centers and providing meals to seniors in Citrus County. The Friends raise funds through various projects such as gift basket raffles and Chinese auctions at the local community centers. All proceeds from the fundraising are returned to the community centers in the form of equipment such as Wii gaming systems, karaoke equipment, stereos, freezers, popcorn machines and many more items. From left are: Barbara Harmon, treasurer; Eileen Doman, president; and Mary Laughlin, secretary. Friends of the Community Centers Inc. The Friends operate The Circle of Friends Gift Shop at the Citrus County Resource Center, where the proceeds support the Meals on Wheels Program in Citrus County. The gift shop sells miscellaneous giftware items, along with jewelry, watches and some finer gifts. The Friends currently need volunteers to run the gift shop on weekdays between the hours of 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Volunteers are able to participate in the Nature Coast Volunteer Centers RSVP Program, where hours are logged and volunteers are invited to appreciation banquets for recognition of service to Citrus County, in addition to other benefits. For more information about volunteering, call 352-527-5975.Want to be involved?
C6WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY12, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLECOMMUNITY COMMUNITY Enjoy al fresco music, movie on Kings BayMusic and a Movie in the Park, sponsored by Smart Holmes, will take place Saturday at Kings Bay Park. Listen to the music of Phantastic Sounds from 4 to 6 p.m. The movie to be announced will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Kings Bay Park is at 268 N.W. Third St., Crystal River. Relay party planned for CR/DunnellonAll members and prospective team members are invited to a Crystal River/Dunnellon Relay For Life party and meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Crystal River Middle School auditorium. There will be team spirit prizes for bringing snacks and for wearing pink. There will be updates about the April 25 and 26 Relay For Life at Crystal River High School. RSVP to Rory Wells, relay chair, at rorywellsrelay@ gmail.com. To register a new team go to www.relayforlife.org/crystal riverFL.Womans club plans military card party The GFWC Crystal River Womans Club will host a military card party and luncheon on Thursday, Feb. 20, at the clubhouse at 320 N. Citrus Ave. in Crystal River. Doors open at 11:30 a. m. and lunch is served around 11:45 a.m. Tickets are $12 and reservations are recommended for tables of four. Money is given to the first-, secondand third-place winners. Two entry tickets will be drawn for two foursomes to attend the April 10 military card party free. Proceeds from the event will go toward the clubs community projects. For more information and to get tickets, call Lois Thomas at 352-382-0777.Womans club pasta dinner is Feb. 22The Yankeetown-Inglis Womans Club will have its spaghetti dinner from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22. Bring your own wine or beer to the neighborhood bistro on 56th Street, Yankeetown. A spaghetti dinner with homemade sauce, garlic bread, salad, coffee or tea will be available for a donation of $10 for adults and $5 for children younger than 12; children younger than 5 are free. An Italian dessert will finish off the meal. Quarts of sauce can be purchased for $8 each. Takeout orders are always available. Call the clubhouse at 352-447-2057. Tickets for the Scrappy Millennium quilt raffle, $2 each or three for $5, will be available. For more information, call the club at 352-447-2057 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.Club to trek to Spring Garden FestivalThe Garden Club of Crystal River will host a day trip to the Spring Garden Festival at the Kanapaha Botanical Gardens in Gainesville on Saturday, March 22. The bus will depart at 8:30 a.m. from the Winn-Dixie at Meadowcrest Boulevard at State Road 44 in Crystal River. Passengers need to arrive no later than 8 a.m. Vehicles may be left in the parking lot. Estimated time of return is 5:30 p.m. This is Gainesvilles premier horticultural event. The Spring Garden Festival features about 200 booths offering plants, landscape displays, garden accessories, arts and crafts, educational exhibits and food. A variety of food vendors will be available for lunch. Bottled water will be available during the bus ride. Attendees who may wish to purchase plants, garden accessories, etc., should bring a box or container for transport. For reservations, call Mary Lou Rothenbohl at 352-795-1728.Power Squadron plans card party March 26Crystal River Sail and Power Squadron will host a Military Card Party March 26 at the squadron building, 845 N.E. Third Ave. The fundraiser helps finance the squadrons public boating safety and education classes. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. with lunch, cards to follow. There will be raffles, prizes and fun. Call Jennie at 352-382-0808 for information or Linda at 352-382-1758 for reservations. NEWS NOTES news from the Crystal River area Special to the ChronicleIn honor of Eloise Grandmother Van Ness, Faith Haven Christian Retreat Center will host an event to show her community service legacy continues through her horse, Lady. Lady was donated to Soquili Stables last year and has the new stable name Elisi, which is Cherokee for grandmother. Most of the horses in Soquili Stables have Cherokee stable names to promote American Heritage that is taught within a leadership and teamwork atmosphere. Elisi is currently in the Camp Soquili and Club Soquili programs. Grandmother was known for her generosity and leadership with youths. The event to honor Van Ness will be Saturday at Soquili Stables, 10970 W. Bentbow Path, Crystal River, and will include barbecue prepared by M&B Dairy and equine demonstrations from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Proceeds from the barbecue will be used for sponsorship of youths and Camp Soquili for 2014. Camp Soquili, a day camp, welcomes six campers a week during June and July to learn equine skills. The suggested donation is $10 in advance and $15 at the event. For more information, call 352-206-2990. Horsing around at Soquili Barbecue, equine demonstrations honor memory of Grandmother Special to the ChronicleDepart from the Crystal River Preserve State Park Visitor Center dock at 5:30 p.m. for a cruise out to the Gulf for a spectacular sunset Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Valentines games and prizes will be on tap as everyone relaxes for an evening retreat back to nature with refreshments and snacks provided. Advance tickets are available at the Preserve Visitor Center. Cost is $20 for adults, $15 for children 12 and younger; age 6 and younger are free. Call ahead at 352-563-0450 for more information. After the sunset cruise Friday, Valentines Day, drive two miles to Crystal River Archaeological State Park for a romantic stroll at the Moon Over the Mounds at 8 p.m. The Pre-Columbian site is thousands of years old. Join Gary Ellis, archaeologist from Gulf Archaeology Research Institute, or other experienced guides to learn more about these impressive mounds. Refreshments will be served before the walk and participants can tour the museum and gift shop as well. The event is free, but donations are welcome. Friday tours cancelled by weather will be held on Saturday, same time. This fundraising event is sponsored by the Friends of Crystal River State Parks. Crystal River Preserve State Park Visitor Center is at 3266 N. Sailboat Ave. and the Crystal River Archaeological State Park is at 3400 N. Museum Pointe. Honors at Crystal River UMC RUTH LEVINS/Special to the ChronicleMarilyn Brown, left, director of Childrens Services for Hospice of Citrus County and the Nature Coast, was a recent guest speaker at a luncheon meeting of the Crystal River United Methodist Women.She is pictured with Margaret Williams, program director. RUTH LEVINS/Special to the ChronicleRetiring Meals on Wheels volunteers were honored recently during worship services at Crystal River United Methodist Church. Pictured with Pastor David Rawls are, at left, Joan Stowell and Barbara Vest. Not pictured is Debbie Gallett. Celebrate Valentines Day at parks Special to the Chronicle Crystal River Eagles Aerie 4272 presented a $1,750 check to the Florida State Aerie Arnold Palmer Childrens Hospital Fund recently. From left are: Douglas Shatney, Cub Scout Pack 2693; Kim Shatney, Aerie 4272 auxiliary president; John Brancaccio, Aerie state president; Steve McColgan, Aerie 4272 president; Donna Delashment, auxiliary state president; Blake Allebach, Boy Scout Troop 2693; Chris Carpenter; Grace Carpenter and Jennifer Carpenter. Check presented for hospital fund Special to the ChroniclePrecious Paws Rescues low-cost dog and cat vaccination clinic will be at the Crystal River Mall Saturday, Feb. 22, from 1 to 3 p.m. Pets must be restrained. All dogs must be leashed and muzzled if needed. Cats must be in carriers or crated. Dr. Marilyn Tobey of the Floral City Veterinary Hospital will provide veterinary services and the Crystal River Mall management team is donating the space. Direct access from the parking area will be the only open entrance. Signs will be posted to direct pet owners. No pets will be allowed in the malls shopping areas. Only cash payments will be accepted. Volunteers will be available to help pet owners sign in. For information, call 352-726-4700. Low-cost pet vaccination clinic scheduled
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY12, 2014 C7CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEENTERTAINMENT PHILLIPALDER Newspaper Enterprise Assn.Vinoba Bhave, an Indian advocate for human rights who died in 1982, said, Innumerable actions are going on through us all the time. If we started counting them, we should never come to an end. Luckily, it is not that tough at the bridge table. But the more counting you do, the better you will play our theme this week. In todays deal, look at the auction and the West and North hands. South is in four spades. West leads the diamond ace. How should he continue the defense? North, holding a low doubleton, reasonably chose to use Stayman. (If he had responded three no-trump, that contract could also have been defeated.) South correctly rebid two hearts when holding four cards in each major. North jumped to three no-trump. And South, knowing his partner had four spades, corrected back to game in that strain. When the dummy comes down, a good defender first checks out the high-card points. South indicated 15-17, dummy has 13, and West holds seven. That leaves 3-5 for East. So East could have one winner to go with Wests diamond ace-king. But where is the fourth defensive trick? Now count the suit lengths. Dummy has three hearts, South showed four, and West has five. East must have a singleton. This is Wests best chance. At trick two not after cashing the diamond king, a card needed as an entry West shifts to a heart. Then, East can take the first or second round of spades, return a diamond to his partners king, and receive a heart ruff to defeat the contract. 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Psych Dual Spires PG (WE) 117 69 117 Law & Order Matrimony PG Law & Order Working Mom SWV Reunited PGSWV Reunited High or Solo PG SWV Reunited Song Fighting PG Mary Mary Pregnant Pause (WGN-A) 18 18 18 18 20Funny Home VideosFunny Home VideosRulesRulesRulesRulesRulesRulesRulesRules Dear Annie: We live in a small rural community where sports help keep the kids off of the streets. My 14-year-old son loves sports. He is wellrounded, makes excellent grades and has good friends. This year, he is again on the school basketball team, but he is the only one who sits on the bench. He doesnt say much, but I can tell he is discouraged. While the team has a couple of stars, most are at the same skill level as my son. His mother is so upset about this that she wants to go to the school board. Someone mentioned that my son is being punished because he missed a practice during Christmas break. He told his coaches ahead of time that he would be gone. Before the break, he played about one minute per game. He hasnt played at all since. Should parents step up to the coaches and risk further punishment? This is his first year with these particular coaches. Are they just testing him? Why would such terrible treatment make him want to play next year? Upset Dad Dear Dad: Some coaches believe this type of punishment is a test of a players resolve a take it like a man mentality. We think it is illadvised, particularly at the high school level, and discourages kids who are not into macho mind games. Some schools give coaches complete autonomy over the sports programs, but this can lead to all kinds of abuses. Before getting involved, however, we urge you to discuss this with your son. While he undoubtedly appreciates your support and concern, he may prefer to handle this in his own way, and we hope you will respect his decision. Dear Annie: Will you speak to my wife of 30 years? She has many wonderful attributes, and I love her. She is, however, late for everything. Our families and friends learned to accept her tardiness for social engagements. But I cannot abide being late for church every week. With all eyes upon us, we must edge past everyone in order to find a seat. I hate doing this after the service has started. We live only 10 minutes away, so I cant understand why my wife isnt ready on time. Even if she doesnt care about herself, I am humiliated that she has so little regard for me and the people we have to climb over every week to reach a seat. It puts me in the wrong frame of mind for church. Ive told her this is important to me, but she scoffs and does the same thing the following week. Will you please tell her to get ready on time? Losing My Religion Dear Losing: Some procrastinators simply have difficulty with organizational skills, and nothing will change if they arent willing to work on it. But we think your wife enjoys the attention she gets by arriving late to social functions. Since church is a particular issue, we strongly suggest you attend separately. Arrange transportation if necessary, and then go on your own so you can arrive on time. And save a seat for your wife. Dear Annie: I have some input for Only Child in Massachusetts, the 70-yearold woman who stated it was beneficial to be the only child. I have three sisters. Growing up was a challenge. We had to share clothes, bathroom time, telephone time and other luxuries. We fought like cats and dogs, but we learned the value of sharing, laughing and communicating in ways only siblings can. Growing up, I sometimes wished I were the only child. But now I would not want it any other way. My sisters and I are very close and talk to each other daily. Do we still fight? Yes, but instead of hitting each other on the arm, we phone and laugh about it. The relationship we have is treasured and special. 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C8WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY12, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLECOMICS Pickles Crystal River Mall 9; 564-6864 August: Osage County (R) 1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (PG-13) 1:15 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:10 p.m. No passes. Labor Day (PG-13) 1:20 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. LEGO (PG) 1:30 p.m., 7:20 p.m. No passes. LEGO (PG) In 3D. 4:50 p.m. No passes. Lone Survivor (R) 1:40 p.m., 4:25 p.m., 7:15 p.m. Monuments Men (PG-13) 2 p.m., 4:50 p.m., 7:40 p.m. No passes. Ride Along (PG-13) 1:45 p.m., 5 p.m., 8 p.m. Robocop (PG-13) 1:30 p.m., 4:25 p.m., 7:15 p.m. That Awkward Moment (R) 1:05 p.m., 4:05 p.m., 7:45 p.m. Vampire Academy (PG-13) 1:50 p.m., 4:40 p.m., 7:50 p.m. Citrus Cinemas 6 Inverness; 637-3377 Frozen (PG) 1:15 p.m., 4:15 p.m. Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (PG-13) 12:45 p.m., 3:45 p.m., 7:10 p.m. LEGO (PG) 1:30 p.m., 7:20 p.m. No passes. LEGO (PG) In 3D. 4:30 p.m. No passes. Lone Survivor (R) 7:05 p.m. Monuments Men (PG-13) 12:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 7 p.m. No passes. The Nut Job (PG) 1:40 p.m., 4:40 p.m. That Awkward Moment (R) 7:25 p.m. Vampire Academy (PG-13) 1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Visit www.chronicleonline.com for area movie listings and entertainment information. Peanuts Garfield For Better or For Worse Sally Forth Beetle Bailey Dilbert The Grizzwells The Born Loser Blondie Doonesbury Flashback Kit N Carlyle Rubes Dennis the Menace The Family Circus Betty Big Nate Arlo and Janis Frank & Ernest Times provided by Regal Cinemas and are subject to change; call ahead. TodaysMOVIES WJUF-FM 90.1 National Public WHGN-FM 91.9 Religious WXCV-FM 95.3 Adult Mix. WXOF-FM 96.7 Classic Hits WEKJ FM 96.3, 103.9 Religious WSKY 97.3 FM News Talk WXJB 99.9 FM News Talk WRGO-FM 102.7 Oldies WYKE-FM 104.3 Sports Talk WDUV 105.5 FM Hudson WJQB-FM 106.3 Oldies WFJV-FM 103.3 s to s WRZN-AM 720 News Talk LocalRADIO VBP KMIT YB FB VBPL BJG ELBJXGE GB UMYYTL KBJ YMHH VBPL ELMGFNMYKTL JMZ. MALMKMU HXGSBHGPrevious solution: I am no longer afraid of becoming lost, because the journey back always reveals something new. Billy Joel (c) 2014 by NEA, Inc., dist. by Universal Uclick 2-12
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Manager and Asst Manager positions avail. 302-9779 or email@example.com 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. TREE REMOVAL & STUMP GRINDING Trim/Tree Removal, 55ft. Bucket Truck 352-344-2696 Lic/ins. *ABC PAINTING* 30 + YRS.EXP.LIC./INS for an EXCELLENT job call Dale and Sons 352-586-8129 Any Surface, roof cleaning, int/ext painting, gutter cleaning, Absolute Exterior Restoration 352-382-5172 CALLSTELLAR BLUE All Int./ Ext. Painting Needs. Lic. & Ins. FREE EST. (352) 586-2996 Lawncare -N -More Friendly Family Services for over 21 yrs. 352-726-9570 THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 All phases of T ile Handicap Showers, Safety Bars, Flrs. 422-2019 Lic. #2713 Floors /walls. Tubs to shower conv. No job too big or small. Ph: 352-613-TILE /lic# 2441 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. THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 A-1 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 *ABC PAINTING* 30 + YRS.EXP.LIC./INS for an EXCELLENT job Call Dale and Sons 352-586-8129 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 THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 Kats Kritter Kare & Kastle Kleaner, Pet Sitting & House Cleaning (352) 270-4672 All Tractor & Tree Work Land Cleared, Hauling 1 time Cleanup, Driveways (352) 302-6955 AllAROUND TRACTORLandclearing, Hauling Site Prep, Driveways Lic/Ins 352-795-5755 Budd Excavating & Tr ee Work clearing hauling, rock drives, demo, bushhogging Lamar 352-400-1442 CURB APPEAL 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 #1 A+TECHNOLOGIES All Home Repairs. All TVs Installed lic#5863 352-746-3777 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 Remodeling Additions, new homes Free est. crc1330081 (352) 949 2292 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, Res/ Com (352) 400 -8361 Lic# CAC1817447 CLEANING BY PENNY Residential Only Wkly., Biwkly., Mnthly. 503-9671 or 364-1773 HOUSEKEEPING reliable, exp. for home or office. Af for dable ref. Maggie(352) 503-9621 Kats Kritter Kare & Kastle Kleaner, Pet Sitting & House Cleaning (352) 270-4672 ROCKYS FENCINGFREE Est., Lic. & Insured 352-422-7279 FENCE PRO, all types painting, repairs, gates, free estimates lic/ins (352) 563-8020 OWENS QUALITY FENCING, ALL TYPES. Free Est. Comm/Res. 352-628-4002 TREE SERVICE Dry Oak Firewood, 4x8 Delivered & Stacked $80. (352) 344-2696 DR Y OAK FIREWOOD 4X8 STACK delivered & stacked $80. 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(352) 364-2120 ROBS MASONRY & CONCRETE Driveways tear outs, tractor work, Lic. #1476, 726-6554 AFFORDABLE Top Soil, Rock, Mulch Hauling & Tractor Work 352-341-2019, 201-5147 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-W ALL25 yrs exp. lic.2875, all your drywall needs! Ceiling & Wall Repairs. Pop Corn Removal 352-302-6838 #1 A+TECHNOLOGIES All Home Repairs. All TVs Installed lic#5863 352-746-3777 DUN-RITE ELECTRIC Since / Free Est. lic EC 13002699 352-726-2907 SMITTYS APPLIANCE REPAIR. Also W anted Dead or Alive W ashers & Dryers. 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(352) 302-6025 000HCLFINGLIS VILLAS33 Tronu Dr., Inglis, FL. 34449(352) 447-0106 2 & 3 BedroomsThis Institution is an equal opportunity provider & employer.Call Monday Through Friday 8:00am 5:00pmRecent Foreclosures WelcomeRental Assist. Available NOW! TDD ph # 1-800-955-8771 HOMOSASSA1/1, Clean, Quiet, CHA $375. Incl. Water. 352563-2114, 257-6461 INVERNESS1/1 near CM Hospital $475 incld water/garb $950 moves you in 352-422-2393 LECANTOLarge 2/2, ceramic tile throughout, eat-in Kit. screened porch, laundry room, CHA, near new Walmart $550. 1st/Sec, 352-746-4191 352-697-5900 SEABREEZE MANORSenior Citizens, Disabled or Handicapped. Rent based on income.Applications now accepted for 1 & 2 Bedrm.units with carpeting, custom cabinets, central air & heat, stove, refrigerator & additional outside storage with patio. 37 Seabreeze Dr., Inglis. Call (352) 447-0277-TDD 55+ MH Gated Community. Large 3/2, 2000 Jacobson Triple Wide. 2000+ sq. ft. Ready to move in. $68K. Serious inquiries only. 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PUPPY LOVE 2 Little Chihuahuas 10 weeks, male, 1 white, 1 blue, HC, puppy pac, $200 ea. Baby Yorkies, ready end of February Janet (352) 628-7852 (352) 220-4231 Shih Poo Puppies, 2 males, 1 females Schnauzer Pups 8 wks Shih-TZu Pups Born Jan. 21, 352-795-5896 628-6188 Evenings SHIH-TZU PUPS, Available Registered Lots of Colors Males Starting @ $400. Beverly Hills, FL. (352) 270-8827 BRING YOUR 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! 1999 Mobile Home 28x60, bank owned, Repo, Great Shape Financing Available. Call 352-795-1272 MUST SEE ATTENTION:Custom order a new home and receive 20% OFF, between now and tax day. April 15th. 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(352) 344-4105 NEW FENDER ACOUSTIC GUITAR&GIGBAG,SMALL,S HALLOW BODY $100 352-601-6625 NEW LES PAUL STYLE ELECTRIC GUITAR, SET NECK, CHROME&IVORY$100 352-601-6625 GUITAR STANDS Axeman, folding, portable, 2-($5-each) 352-212-1596 PIANO & SEAT Marantz, needs tuning, $300 OBO (352) 465-0339 TROMBONE, BUNDY USA. $100 OBO. 352/628-0698 YAMAHAPSR70 ELECTRONIC KEYBOARD W/STAND. Only $100. 352/628-0698. COFFEE POT Mini Drip Hamilton Beach Works Great white $5.00 352-270-3909 CURTAINS Various sizes and colors $15. all or separate info call 352-270-3909 DUVET COVERS Dark Solid Green $8. Multi color $8. Call for more info 352-270-3909 Liberation by American Standard Walk-In Bath Dont Struggle Getting Out Of A Normal Bathtub. Stay in your home longer, safely, independently. Liberation Walk-In Baths Commended by the Arthritis Foundation. Best Lifetime Warranty in the industry. Hydrotherapy, Chromatherapy, Aromatherapy no extra cost. Installation Included! Get $1,000 Off -Call Toll-Free Today 1-866-583-1432. MATTRESS COVERS King size $8. Twin size $2. Good condition 352-270-3909 PAMPERED CHEF Stoneware baking dish 7 x 9.5 used little $3. 352-270-3909 PAMPERED CHEF Stoneware baking dish 8 round 2 Deep NEW $10. 352-270-3909 PULLUPBAR & AB ROLLER. $50 value for only $25 OBO. 352-637-2647 CLUB CAR Golf cart & charger. Windshield lights, curtains good batteries $1,400 obo (352) 564-2756 Golf Club bag & carts, mens full set Wilson, $50. Ladies custom fit, Megaforce, $150 Golf balls too. (352) 344-4374 LADIES COATXLG White with black trim $5.00 352-270-3909 MENS SHIRTS (2) Ely 171/2 striped short sleeve snaps $1.00 ea Nice 352-270-3909 MENS SHIRTS (2) Wrangler XLg long sleeve chambray snap $1.00 ea Nice 352-270-3909 8mm FILM TRANSFER UNITS Transfer your movies to dvd or vhs. With cameras $99.00 obo 352 621 0248 APPLIANCES like new washers/dryers, stoves, fridges 30 day warranty trade-ins, 352-302-3030 Brinkman Charcoal Smoker, 2 adj racks, double doors, 4 adj vents. Exc cond $50 352-447-0704 (day) 352-447-4014 (eve) CHARCOAL GRILL Perfect Flame, large cook top, only used once, $150 (352) 860-2956 DOG DISH LARGE crock ceramic Bones & spots pattern CUTE $7. 352-270-3909 DOG SWEATER FLAGators blue/orange medium, Used once Clean/warm $8. 352-270-3909 Electric Lift Chair, Pride L3-105, color sandal, 3 mo. old $500. Black Mesh Office chair, adjustable $50. (352) 628-4540 Generac Generator 12.5 KW, mobile with cover, factory spares used twice, $1,500 (352) 746-6962 or Cell 239-272-8101 Guar dian W alker used one time $100. Singer Sewing Machine, used very little $75. (352) 726-6238 HUMMINGBIRD FEEDER Glass hot air balloon CUTE New in box $10. 352-270-3909 Lshaped computer desk with hutch $25.00 regular desk with 4 drawers $25.00 352-302-3771 LIVESTOCK WATER tub large oval TufStuff plastic w/drain plug $25. 352-621-0175 Older Shop smith 5 tools in 1, $400 obo Craftsman 42 Lawn Mower, Kohler Eng. $450. obo (352) 344-2932 PLANTS ARTIFICIAL Small potted tropical $2. Potted Fern $5. Pine Ridge 352-270-3909 Play Station 2 Lots of extras 2 controllers, lots of games $100. (352) 382-4085 SHOE RACK Metal Good condition 24 wide X 27 high $5. 352-270-3909 TUB SPOUT CHROME Universal New in package $5. 352-270-3909 Utility Trailer. 5X14, 2 Sides. Special Built. Good Cond. Good Tires Well Built. $550. (678)617-5560 or 352-513-5580 VACUUM CLEANER RICCAR commercial upright Not bagless Works good $20. 352-270-3909 4 PRONGED CANE DONTWAITTO FALL AND NEED ITLATER ONLY25.00 352 464 0316
WEDNESDAY,FEBRUARY12,2014 C 11 CITRUS COUNTY (FL) CHRONICLE CLASSIFIEDS 000HA6N CHRYSLER1990 CONV, 1 owner, exc cond Dk Cherry, white top,all org. eq. $4900, 352-527-4518 ELCAMINOConquista, 1983 Good condition Nice Driver $3,950 (352) 564-9336 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 CHEVROLET2010, Silverado Reg Cab WT $13,495, 352-341-0018 CHEVY, Silverado 103K miles, w/ topper $9,500 (352) 628-7765 Cell (352) 228-0984 DODGE1995, 2500, Reg Cab Work Box Truck $2,888. 352-341-0018 Liquidation SaleHelp Us Stay in Biz. RENT -BUY-SELL CAR -TRUCK -BOAT CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 DODGE2012, Avenger RT, Sunroof, leather, navi, $17,995 352-341-0018 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 $3,000. (352) 503-9290 Patrick Liquidation SaleHelp Us Stay in Biz. RENT -BUY-SELL CAR -TRUCK -BOAT CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 NISSAN, ALTIMA 17,600 miles (352) 746-1022 SUBARU, Legacy, has only 66k miles, new brakes & tires, 4 DR, Auto, $10,900. 352-586-3072 Transmission Repair & FinanceCONSIGNMENT USA US 19 CR 461-4518 AUTO SWAP CORRAL SHOW21TH ANNUALWINTER SWAP MEETSUMTER COUNTYFairgrounds, BushnellFeb. 14, 15, 16th 1800-438-8559 CHEVY2008, Cobalt, 2 DR, automatic, power windows, power locks, cold A/C, Call for Appointment 352-628-4600 CHRYSLER, Sebring, GTC, convert., loaded only 70K, econ. V6, CD, full pwr.garaged, perfect, $5,650., 352-212-4882 CHRYSLER1999 Concorde LX, V6 2.7 LTR, Automatic, It has all the Extras, 123,000 miles, Runs great, Very Good Condition, $2,500 352-586-7820 DODGE, Intrepid SE, 70,400 miles, excel cond. $3,100 (352) 746-6962 or cell 239-272-8101 DODGE2001 Intrepid Very good condition; 85,300 miles Dark green with charcoal interior. $3,400 or Best offer; call 352-249-4491 Your Worldof garage sales Classifieds ww.chronicleonline.com WE BUYRVS, TRAVELTRAILERS, 5TH WHEELS, MOTOR HOMES Call US 352-201-6945 CAMPER 2003 Starcraft Aruba pull behind. 28 ft., 1 slide $7000 obo (352) 628-1126 Holiday Rambler2008, SAVOY, 26 ft. Travel trlr. New awning, 1 slide out, central vac. ducted air. Emmucalate inside & out $12,500. 352-586-1694 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. WILDERNESS1995, 24 ft Camper $2900. (772) 260-4363 cell CHEVROLET1953 Parts Car, Belair, 4 dr, No trans, no eng, no windows $600. obo (352) 257-3542, Cell Transmission for Sale out of a 2000 Silverado, V8 or V6 Engine, rebuilt by coast to coast, $1,300 Sell for $850. 465-0989 **BEST PRICE** For Junk & Unwanted Cars-CALLNOW **352-426-4267** Autos, Trucks, SUVs & Vans -Cash Pd Larrys Auto Sales 352-564-8333 BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID-$300 & UP (352) 771-6191 Liquidation SaleHelp Us Stay in Biz. RENT -BUY-SELL CAR -TRUCK -BOAT CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 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 WE BUY ANY VEHICLE In Any Condition, Title, No Title, Bank Lien, No Problem, Dont Trade it in. We Will Pay up to $25K Any Make, Any Model 813-335-3794 813-458-0584 Call AJ Buy Here/Pay Here Ford Explorer $825 Down Ford Taurus $675 Down Saturn $650 Down Dodge Neon $895 Down Chevy 1500 P/U $2500 CASH CALL 352-563-1902 1675 S Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, Fl HERNANDO(Arbor Lakes 55+)Lot for sale $15,000 OBO. 781-864-1906 352-726-2821 Inverness 80 x 100 private lot, High, Dry convenient location quiet residential area $5,000. obo (352) 476-8310, Owner PARADISE! OZELLO! Ideal for Fisher persons -seafood lovers Middle of Fl. State Preserve. Minutes for Gulf. $39,000, 727-733-0583 Davit Boat Lift up to 1200 lbs easy you remove, motor listed 2 yrs. old. pictures avail. $500. (352) 422-6649 SATURN2013 14KBoat inflatable, 55 lb e-motor & batt, bimini, auto-inflator, dolly $500. 860-2701 ** BUY, SELL** & TRADE CLEAN USED BOATS THREE RIVERS MARINE US 19 Crystal River **352-563-5510** All Rivers Trailers Repacks per axel $50; Elec backing plates set:12 $90; 10 $80 Call 352-464-2770 Carolina skiff1998 boat, motor 30hp evanrude. trailer, lots of extras2500.OR BEST OFFER352-228-1256 Porta-Boat 12w/trailer & cover $900. Johnson Outboard Motor 5hp, model cd-20c, overhauled $450. (419) 944-8777 SKI BARGE15 30 hsp Yamaha center console, trailer, $1600. (304) 677-5747 WE HA VE BOA TS GULF TO LK MARINE We Pay CASH For Used Clean Boats Pontoon, Deck & Fishing Boats **(352)527-0555** boatsupercenter.com ALLEGRO BAY, 37 DB, 25K miles Freight Liner, Loaded $69,995. obo 352-795-7820 ALLEGRO BUS2011, 36ft, 7inches 8,900 mi, loaded w/ 4 slides exel. cond. ext. warr. Asking $205,000 Retail $237,900 (828) 553-0134 Sport Coach IV Motor home, 38diesel pusher, coming allison trans,1989, 63,670 mi, Possible trade$22,000. 812-360-3834, 327-2814 WINNEBAGO, Journey, 36 SG, excel. cond 300 Cum., Non smoke, no pets 22K mi, tow veh. incld $102K, 352-598-5616 Citrus Hills Townhouse 2br/2ba + carport Fully Furnished ,Very nice, many extras near pool, great view Must See $79,000 (352) 527-4518 Inverness Village 55+ Unit 108. 1st flr, 2/2, Some furn, new Lanai & Lam, ceramic floors. $48,500. Financing Consider 352 564-4100 Inverness Village Condo2/2, 55+ ground floor over looks pool, mature trees, 1035 sq. ft living area. $39,900 352-634-3976 FREE Foreclosure and Short Sale Lists Desperately Need Rentals Office Open 7 Days a WeekLISA VANDEBOE Broker (R) Owner Plantation Realty 352-634-0129 www.plantation realtylistings.com 528 SW 1st Court 3 bedrm., 2-1/2 bath Exciting opportunity to live on Paradise Isles in the heart of Crystal River, Florida with two sided deep, crystal clear water and access to the Gulf of Mexico. Located across from a 57 acre wilderness preserve and a manatee sanctuary. Watch the dolphins and manatees play in your own back yard. Paddle board, kayak, See Doo, boating and water skiing to your hearts content. This half acre property has 2 docks, one with a 10,000 pound lift and 220 foot sea wall. This beautiful 3,2 home has granite counter tops, 2 fire places, 2 car garage, hurricane windows and doors, panoramic water view, sunrise and citrus fruit trees. Enjoy low utilities with hot water on demand and water to air AC. This property wont last, priced to sell at $585,000. Owner will finance part. 1(352)795-7400 HOMOSASSA-Halls River Rd, Deep Canal to Gulf. 3BR/2BA mobile w/ add on + roof over room with pool table, boat lift+ boat sheds & more. Asking $145,000 352-422-1311 INVERNESS, 2BR/1BA Carport. Fl. Rm., Open Lake Completely Remodeled Inside & Out, 1 mile from town $125.000,352-422-4749 LAKE ROUSSEAU 2/1BA, Two Lots, Pool Boatslips, Shop, $169K contract considered 5311 W Riverbend Rd (815) 980-8642 Your High-Tech Citrus County RealtorROD KENNER352-436-3531 ERA Suncoast Realty SCAN OR GO TO www. BestNatur eCoast Pr operties.com To view my properties Homosassa/Crystal River area, 2-3 BR Need Owner Finance option. Please Call 218-290-1869 (cell) FLORALCITY1.33 acre.land survey & clear title.assessed at $23,800.power and homes in area. ASKING $8,500. 813-792-1355 GOLF COURSE LOT in Terra Vista on Red Sox Path. $47,500.Call Ray 352-638-0905 2.75 Acr e PIne Ridge Homesite $30k broker/owner. Priced below tax assessment Convenient location Horses allowed Call 352-527-2711 Citrus County Dream Team At Keller Williams Realty Uncompromising Service with honesty, integrity and expertise. Why settle for less? Call today at 352-637-2777Se habla Espanol www.CitrusSold.com Our Team Serves Your Dream I NEED HOMES TO SELLDEB INFANTINERealtor(352) 302-8046 Real Estate!... its what I do. ERAAmerican RealtyPhone: 352-726-5855 Cell: 352-302-8046 Fax: 352-726-7386 Email:debinfantine@ yahoo.com LaWanda WattTHE SNOWBIRDS ARE COMING! ** NOW IS A GREA T TIME T O LIST YOUR HOME CALLLAWANDA FOR AFREE, NO OBLIGATION MARKET ANALYSIS! 352 212 1989 lawanda.watt@ century21.com Century 21 J.W. Morton Real Estate, Inc. MICHELE ROSERealtorSimply put I ll work harder 352-212-5097 isellcitruscounty@ yahoo.com Craven Realty, Inc. 352-726-1515 SANDI HARTRealtorListing and Selling Real Estate Is my Business I put my heart into it!352-476-9649sandra.hart@ era.com ERA American Realty 352-726-5855 Tony PauelsenRealtor352-303-0619ILL TAKE NEW LISTINGS BUYING OR SELLING TOP PERFORMANCEReal estate Consultant tpauelsen@ hotmail.com Heres Your Chance TO OWN Mini Farms ,Silver Leaf Rd, Dunnellon 10 acres Total $59,000 5 Acre Tracks $39,000 Owner Financing $10,000 Down, 10 yrs @ 6 per cent Call: Jack Lemieux Cell (305) 607-7886 Realty USA INC 407-599-5002 HOMOSASSA4/2, BLOCK HOME, MOTHER IN LAW APT. decking, 1/4 ac, fenced, lots of privacy $65,000 (305) 619-0282, Cell SECLUDED 3BR/2BA, 1653 sf, 2 car CP, 2 story barn. Includes acr e buildable lot. $109,900 352-613-2289 4BR/2BA, 2400 Sq ft. pool home, addl heat pump. Well maintained Pine St. Fully Furnished $225,000 (352) 382-5298 Buying or Selling REALESTATE, Let Me Work For You!BETTYHUNTREALTORERA KEY 1 Realty, Inc. 352 586-0139hunt4houses68 @yahoo.comwww.bettyhunts homes.com. Condo for SaleSugarmill Woods 2/2, 1,850 sq. ft. 35 Beech Street607-538-9351 Phyllis StricklandRealtorTHE MARKETIS GOODThinking of selling? Now is the time to get listedStill great values out there for buyers!!Phyllis Strickland TROPIC SHORES REALTY. 352-613-3503-Cell 352-419-6880-Office BETTY J. POWELLRealtorYour Success is my goal.. Making Friends along the way is my reward !BUYING OR SELLING CALL ME 352-422-6417bjpowell@ netscape.com ERA American Realty & Investments Buying or Selling, its time to make your move!Coleen Fatone-Anderson Realtor Cell:(352) 476-8579email: Cfatone@tampabay.r r .com ERA American Realty & Investments Citrus County Dream Team At Keller Williams Realty Six dedicated Professionals led by Bruce R Brunk, assisting clients in making their Real Estate dreams a reality. Why settle for less? Call today at 352-637-2777Se habla Espanol www.CitrusSold.com Our Team Serves Your Dream PUBLISHERS NOTICE:All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make such preference, limitation or discrimination. Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. Specializing in Acreage,Farms Ranches & Commercial Richard (Rick) Couch, Broker Couch Realty & Investments, Inc. (352) 212-3559 RCOUCH.com UNIQUE & HISTORIC Homes, Commercial Waterfront & Land Small Town Country Lifestyle OUR SPECIALTY SINCE 1989LET US FIND YOUAVIEW TO LOVEwww. crosslandrealty.com(352) 726-6644Crossland Realty Inc. FOR RENT 3200 Sq. Ft. COMMERCIAL BLDG Large Paved Parking Lot, Cent. Heat/Air Open Floor Plan 1305 Hwy 486 ** 352-584-9496/464-2514 Newly Updated 2/2/2 w/ family rm, screen pool/heater, newer roof & AC. located near Central Ridge library in newer area of Beverly Hills 3229 N Juniperus Way $114,900 352-249-7892 Furniture can also be purchased Beautiful home you are looking for! 4 bedroom. 2 bath, 2 car garage in gated community large 14K sq. ft. lot, custom pool many upgrades. 3300 sq. ft.Can email info.For Sale by Owner NO brokers please! 352-601-6942 352-513-4463 Point of Woods, Inverness 3/2 new roof, encl. porch, (352) 726-7367 2Br/2Ba/1CGhome on approx 1 ac. land Owner Financed $80,000, w/$5,000 down. No qualifying (305) 891-2323 For Sale By Owner 3/2 w/ Pool, Crystal River Near Plantation Golf Course Call for Appt. (954) 547-5722 Cell $89,900. TAMI SCOTTExit Realty Leaders 352-257-2276 email@example.com When it comes to Realestate ... Im there for you The fishing is great Call me for your new Waterfront Home LOOKING TO SELL? CALLME TODAY!
C12WEDNESDAY,FEBRUARY12,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE 770-0212 WCRN MEDICAL PRACTICE CLOSING PUBLIC NOTICE The dental practice of Pablo J. Sierra-Duque, D.M.D., F.A.G.D. will be closing the first week of February 2014 Patients can obtain their records at: Sierra Dental Group, P.A. 2333 Forest Drive Inverness, FL 34453 (352) 726-2849 or (352)201-7295 firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com Contact: Jodi Meek/Pablo Sierra Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE, January 22, 29, February 5 & 12, 2014 789-0219 WCRN Capaz, Kathleen J. 2013-CA-001158 NOA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIALCIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVILDIVISION CASE NO.2013 CA001158 A SUNCOAST SCHOOLS FEDERALCREDIT UNION, Plaintiff, v. KATHLEEN J. CAPAZ A/K/AKATHLEEN JAN CAPAZ F/K/AKATHLEEN J. STARK, et al, Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION TO: PAULA. CAPAZ, SR. A/K/APAULA. CAPAZ A/K/APAULANTHONYCAPAZ and all unknown parties claiming by, through, under or against the above named Defendant(s), who are not known to be dead or alive, whether said unknown parties claim as heirs, devisees, grantees, assignees, lienors, creditors, trustees, spouses, or other claimants. Current Residence Unknown, but whose last known address was: 6545 South Lewdingar Drive, Homosassa, FL34446 YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in CITRUS County, Florida, to-wit: LOT 30, HOMOSASSAGARDENS, AS PER PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 137, PUBLIC RECORDS OF CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. TOGETHER WITH A2000 CARRIAGE MOBILE HOME. VIN #GAFLX75A70569CD21 AND #GAFLX75B70569CD21 has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Robert M. Coplen, Esquire, Robert M. Coplen, P.A. 10225 Ulmerton Road, Suite 5A, Largo, FL33771, on or before March 15, 2014 or within thirty (30) days after the first publication of this Notice of Action, and file the original with the Clerk of this Court at 110 N Apopka Avenue, Inverness FL34450, either before service on Plaintiffs attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise, a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint petition. WITNESS my hand and seal of the Court on this 19th day of November, 2013. Angela Vivk, Clerk of the Court (SEAL)By:/s/ Vivian Cancel, Deputy Clerk Published in the Citus County Chronicle, February 12 & 19, 2014. 788-0212 WCRN Cranska, Gordon D. 2013-CP-738 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2013 CP 738 790-0212 WCRN Kline, Tiona 2014-CP-67 NTC-SA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. 2014-CP-67 IN RE: ESTATE OF TIONA JOETTE KLINE, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS (Summary Administration) TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE: You are hereby notified that an Order of Summary Administration has been entered in the estate of TIONA JOETTE KLINE, deceased, File No. 2014-CP-067 by the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL 34450; that the decedents date of death was November 13, 2013; that the total value of the estate is exempt and that the name and address of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: HEATHER N. KLINE 9468 W Hugh Barco Court, Crystal River, FL 34428 MATTHEW B. KLINE 629 Jamestown Boulevard, Apt. 2223, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714 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 February 12, 2014. Person Giving Notice: /s/ HEATHER N. KLINE 9468 W. Hugh Barco Court Crystal River, FL 34428 Attorney for Person Giving Notice: /s/ PATRICIA M. MORING,FBN: 712809 MORING AND MORING, P.A., 7655 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy., Suite 12, Crystal River, Fl 34429, Telephone: (352) 795-1797 Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE February 12 & 19, 2014. 791-0219 WCRN McGrath, Edward 2013-CP-652 Notice to Creditors PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO.: 2013-CP-652 IN RE: EDWARD C. MCGRATH, JR. a/k/a EDWARD MCGRATH Deceased. NOTICE T O CREDIT ORS The administration of the estate of EDWARD C. MCGRATH, JR., deceased, whose date of death was July 25, 2012, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division; the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Ave., Room 101, 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 ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPYOF 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. ALLCLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of the first publication of this notice is February 12, 2014. Personal Representative: /s/ Phyllis M. Pucci 8816 Mississippi Run, Weeki Wachee, FL34613 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ Stephen W. Screnci, Esq., Florida Bar No. 0051802, Stephen W. Screnci, P.A. 2600 N. Military Trail, Suite 410, Boca Raton, Florida 33431, Telephone: (561) 300-3390 E-Mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org Published in Citrus County Chronicle: February 12 & 19, 2014. 792-0219 WCRN Manious, John 2013-CP-668 Notice to Creditors PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO.: 2013-CP-668 IN RE: JOHN THOMAS MANIOUS a/k/a JOHN T. MANIOUS Deceased. NOTICE T O CREDIT ORS The administration of the estate of JOHN THOMAS MANIOUS, deceased, whose date of death was May 20, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division; the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Ave., Room 101, 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 ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPYOF 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. ALLCLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of the first publication of this notice is February 12, 2014. Personal Representative: /s/ Anna Louise Manious 6456 West Orange Lane, Crystal River, FL34429 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ Stephen W. Screnci, Esq., Florida Bar No. 0051802, Stephen W. Screnci, P.A. 2600 N. Military Trail, Suite 410, Boca Raton, Florida 33431, Telephone: (561) 300-3390 E-Mail address: email@example.com Published in Citrus County Chronicle: February 12 & 19, 2014. IN RE: ESTATE OF GORDON D. CRANSKA Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of GORDON D. CRANSKA deceased, whose date of death was September 5, 2013 is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division; the address of which is 110 N Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL 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 ON OR BEFORE 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 February 5, 2014. Personal Representative: /S/ Michelle A. Cranska 806 Beacon Pk, Webster, MA 01570-1566 Attorney for Personal Representative: /S/John S. Clardy III, Florida Bar No. 123129 Clardy Law Firm PA, PO Box 2410, Crystal River, FL 34423-2410 Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE February 5 & 12, 2014. 780-0212 WCRN GARRETT, JAZZLYNN D. AUG-PC-13-37 TERM OF RIGHTS PUBLIC NOTICE STATE OF MAINE DISTRICT COURT 05 Central Maine District, SS. District: Seventh Location : Augusta Civil Docket No. : AUG-PC-13-37 MAINE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES IN RE: GARRETT JAZZLYNN D ORDER FOR SERVICE BY PUBLICATION NOTICE FOR HEARING ON IT IS ORDERED that Notice of Hearing be given to ADRIAN BURNOPP by publishing the Notice of Hearing attached hereto in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE published in CRYSTAL RIVER, FLORIDA. I Once at least 5 days prior to the hearing date on the Preliminary Protection Order, and/or 2. Once a week for three successive weeks, the first publication to be at least 31 days before the hearing on February 27, 2014 @ 2:00pm IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that should the address of any person named above become known to the department before the hearing on this matter, a copy of this Order as published shall be mailed to that person. Dated 1/31/2014, at Augusta, Maine. Judge of the District Court /s/ Michelle Lumbert, Clerk of Courts NOTICE TO BE PUBLISHED: PETITION FOR PRELIMINARY PROTECTION ORDER AND PETITION FOR CHILD PROTECTION ORDER STATE OF MAINE DISTRICT COURT KENNEBEC, ss DISTRICT: Seventh LOCATION OF : Augusta DOCKET NO: AUG-PC-13-37 LEGAL NOTICE TO ADRIAN BURNOPP, whereabouts unknown: Pursuant to an Order for Service by Publication dated January 13, 2014. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT: 1. a. Pursuant to 22 M.R.S.A. et seq the State of Maine Department of Health & Human Services has petitioned for Termination of Parental Rights regarding the following minor child : GARRETT JAZZLYNN D, born 02/06/2012, MD. b. Pursuant to 22 M.R.S.A. on July 16, 2013 the Department was awarded custody of the child: Jazzlynn Garrett 2. a. The legal parents of the child are: JENYFER GARRETT, Augusta, ME. ADRIAN BURNOPP, whereabouts unknown. b. ADRIAN BURNOPP is an interested party to this action. 3. A hearing regarding the Petition For Preliminary Protection Order And Petition For Child Protection Order as to Jazzlynn Garrett, will be held at the District VII-Augusta Court, address 145 State Street Augusta ME 04330-7495 on 2/27/14 @ 2:00pm for parents and custodians to appear and be heard. 4. Parents and custodians are entitled to legal counsel in these proceedings. If you want an attorney but are unable to afford one, you should contact the Court at the telephone number (207) 287-8075 as soon as possible to request appointed counsel. 5. Failure to appear at the hearing regarding this matter may be determined to indicate an intent to abandon the child pursuant to 22 M.R.S.A. 2 (I -A). These proceedings could lead eventually to termination of parental rights under 22 M.R.S.A. -4057. 6. If you have questions regarding this matter you may contact the Department of Health & Human Services, Division of Child and Family Services at (207) 561-4100. 7. In these proceedings the State of Maine Department of Health & Human Services is represented by the Office of the Attorney General: Hallisey-Swift Martha, AAG 6 State House Station Augusta ME 04333. Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE, January 28, February 5 & 12, 2014. 786-0226 WCRN To: Johann Krippel 2012-DP-078 Term. of Parental Rights PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA JUVENILE DIVISION CASE NO.:2012-DP-078 IN THE INTEREST OF: M.O. DOB: 12/31/2006 Male. Child NOTICE OF ACTION, SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF ADVISOR Y HEARING FOR TERMINA TION OF P ARENT AL RIGHTS AND GUARDIANSHIP THE STATE OF FLORIDA TO:Johann Krippel a/k/a Johann Kripple L/K/A Unknown You are hereby notified that a petition under oath has been filed in the above-styled court for the termination of your parental rights as to M.O., a male child born on the 31st day of December, 2006, in Citrus County, Florida; and for placement of the child with the State of Florida Department of Children and Families for subsequent adoption, and you are hereby commanded to be and appear before General Magistrate Keith Schenck of the Circuit Court or any judge assigned to hear the above cause, at the Advisory Hearing on March 5, 2014 at 9:00 AM at the Citrus County Courthouse, 110 N. Apopka Avenue, 3rd floor, Inverness, FL 34450. YOU MUST PERSONALLY APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED. FAILURE TO PERSONALLY APPEAR AT THIS ADVISORY HEARING CONSTITUTES CONSENT TO THE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS TO THIS CHILD, IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED, YOU MAY LOSE ALL LEGAL RIGHTS TO THE CHILD NAMED IN THE PETITION. YOU ARE ENTITLED TO HAVE AN ATTORNEY PRESENT TO REPRESENT YOU IN THIS MATTER. IF YOU WANT AN ATTORNEY, BUT ARE UNABLE TO AFFORD ONE, YOU MUST NOTIFY THE COURT, AND THE COURT WILL DETERMINE WHETHER YOU QUALIFY FOR AN ATTORNEY TO BE APPOINTED TO REPRESENT YOU IN THIS MATTER. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator at the Office of the Trial Court Administrator, Citrus County Courthouse, 110 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness, FL 34450, Telephone (352) 341-6700 within seven (7) working days of your receipt of this notice; If you are hearing or voice impaired call 1-800-955-8771, Florida Relay Service 711. THIS NOTICE shall be published once a week for four consecutive weeks in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE S Classified-Legal Advertising Section. Dated this 31st day of January, 2014 at Inverness, Citrus County, Florida. ANGELA VICK, Clerk of Courts (SEAL) By:/s/ D. Pennington, Deputy Clerk Published February 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2014. 2686-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-248 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: US BANK AS C/F FL DUNDEE LIEN INV LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 10-0451 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2010 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: CRYSTAL MANOR UNIT 3 LOT 4 BLK 126 Tax Deed Notices NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: BARRY L MURAFF, JAMES P MURAFF Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 Tax Deed Notices 2685-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-247 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: US BANK AS C/F FL DUNDEE LIEN INV LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 10-0450 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2010 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: CRYSTAL MANOR UNIT 3 LOT 3 BLK 126 PB 8 PG 136 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: BARRY L MURAFF, JAMES P MURAFF Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2690-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-378 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED Tax Deed Notices NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-2483 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: PLEASURE ACRES PB 3 PG 77 LOT 103 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: LYNDA V ALAIMO, MARK S ALAIMO Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2687-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-326 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: JOSEPH G CAPPUCCILLI The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 09-1919 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2009 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: NEW HOMOSASSA VILLAGE PB 4 PG 92 LOT 116 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: BRIAN E BOWLES Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2688-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-375 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-1547 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: JOE BEA ESTS UNREC SUB LOTS 14 & 19 DESCR AS FOL: LT 14: BEG AT PT FOUND BY MEAS FROM NW CORNER OF BLK 37 CRYSTAL ACRES 1ST ADD, TH S 1DEG 55M 30S E 25 FT, TH S 88DEG 00M 20S W PAR TO AND 25 FT S OF N LN OF NE1/4 OF SW1/4 OF 10-19-17 SD 1/4, 1/4 LN ESTABLISHED BY RIVER GLEN SUB, 190.93 FT TO W R/W LN OF AN EXISTING 50 FT RD, TH AL W R/W LN OF SD RD S 1DEG 50M 45S E 388.50 FT TO AFORESD BEGINNING PT, TH AL SD R/W LN S 1DEG 50M 45S E 129.50 FT, TH LEAVING SD RD S 88DEG 00M 20S W 140 FT, TH N 1DEG 50M 45S W 129.50 FT, TH N 88DEG 00M 20S E 140 FT TO AFRMTD BEGINNING PT AND LT 19: BEG AT A PT FOUND BY MEASURING FROM NW CORNER OF BLK 37 CRYSTAL ACRES 1ST ADD, TH S 1DEG 55M 30S E 25 FT, TH S 88DEG 00M 20S W PAR TO AND 25 FT S OF N LN OF NE 1/4 OF SW 1/4 OF SEC 10-19-17 SD 1/4, 1/4 LN ESTABLISHED BY RIVER GLEN SUB, 190.93 FT TO TH W R/W LN OF A 50 FT RD, TH AL W R/W LN OF SD RD S 1DEG 50M 45S E 518.0 FT TO AFRMTD BEGINNING PT, TH CONT AL SD RD R/W S 1DEG 50M 45S E 129.50 FT, TH LEAVING SD RD S 88DEG 00M 20S W 140 FT, TH N 1DEG 50M 45S W 129.50 FT, TH N 88DEG 00M 20S E 140FT TO AFRMTD BEGINNING PT -TITLE IN OR BK 2194 PG 1283 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: TODD WAYNE RAYMOND Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2689-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-377 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-0961 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: HOLIDAY ACRES UNIT 3 PB 7 PG 26 PCL C OF LOT 11:S 130.05 FT OF LT 11 DESC IN OR BK 896 PG 813 & EASM IN OR BK 1001 PG 1 433 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: RHON D PETSCHOW Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2694-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-383 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-0955 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF Tax Deed Notices PROPERTY: HOLIDAY ACRES UNIT 2 PB 6 PG 40 LOT 1: E 174.26 FT OF N1/2 OF LOT 27 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: BARBARA F BUTLER Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2691-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-379 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : RORY WELLS The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-4794 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: CITRUS SPGS UNIT 18 PB 7 PG 34 LOT 13 BLK 1021 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: BUILDERS PROPERTY GROUP LLC Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2692-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-381 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-1468 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: MAYFAIR GARDEN ACRES PCLS 4 IN LOT 8 BLK D DESC AS: E 200.00 FT OF LT 8 BLK D LESS THE S 226.42 FT DESC IN OR BK 1303 PG 121F NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: ESTATE OF DEBRA L FAUL Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2693-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-382 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-0654 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: CRYSTAL POINTE UNIT 1 PB 12 PG 129 LOT 3 BLK B NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: ESTATE OF REGENA RICHARDS, GORDON RICHARDS, REGENA RICHARDS Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2695-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-384 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO:11-1851 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: VILLA TER UNIT 11 OF HOMOSASSA PB 1 PG 52 LOTS 17 & 18 BLK 349 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: WIPHADA HARMON, PRASERT YAKOM Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on Tax Deed Notices line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2696-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-385 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-1763 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: VILLA TER UNIT 8 OF HOMOSASSA PB 1 PG 49 LOTS 7 & 8 & PT OF VAC ALLEY BLK 302 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: MELANIE GREGORY Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 Tax Deed Notices 2697-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-386 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-0795 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: SPRING RUN OF CRYSTAL RIVER UNREC SUB LOT 23 DESC AS: COM AT NW COR OF NE 1/4 OF SEC 5-18-17 TH N 88DEG 58M 11S E AL N LN OF SD NE 1/4 2661.44 FT TO NE COR OF DD SEC 5 TH S 1DEG 01M 53S E AL E LN OF SD NE 1/4 722.58 FT TH S 88DEG 33M 44S W 155 FT TO POB TH CONT S 88DEG 33M 44S W 180.01 FT TH N 1DEG 01M 53S W PAR TO SD E LN 165.52 FT TH N 88DEG 33M 44S E 180.01 FT TH S 1DEG 01M 53S E PAR TO SD E LN 165.52 FT TO POB SUB TO 25 FT EASE AL S AND W BNDRIES FOR R/W NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: AMY RENEE MASTA, MARK STEVEN MASTA Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 947-0228 DAILY CRN Surplus Property Sale PUBLIC NOTICE The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners will be selling surplus property and equipment via the internet at govdeals.com from January 14, 2014 until February 28, 2014. Published in the Citrus County Chronicle 1-23-14 THRU 2-28-14 CHRYSLER2005, Pacifica AWD, low miles, leather extra clean $9,450. 352-341-0018 HONDA2007, Element, Hard to find, cold A/C, runs great, Must See, Call (352) 628-4600 JEEP, Grand Cherokee, limited, loaded, new tires & engine. Mint $9,500. 305-619-0282 JEEPWrangler 1989 automatic 71,408 miles $1895 8632742373 MECURY Mountaineer 162k mi, leather, sunroof, cold AC $3500 OBO (352) 726-4881 lv msg CHEVY2003 Venture Van, 7 pass. and priced to sell. Call 352-628-4600 For appointment CHRYSLER2012 Town & Country Wheelchair van with 10 lowered floor, ramp and tie downs Call Tom for more info 352-325-1306 DODGE, Grand Caravan SE Loaded, V6, 7 pass., 6 door, CD, tilt cruise, garaged, clean, $3,850 352-212-9383 2005 HD 1200CEZ Finance $3,900.2004 YAMAHAVSTAR 1100 BUY HERE PAY HERE $2,900.2009 HD ULTRACLASSIC LOW MILES $14,500.2003 HONDAGOLD WING $7,500. LUCKY YOU CYCLES 9803 N HWY 301 Wildwood, FL 34785(352) 330-0047 HD ROAD KING Loaded $7,800. HD STREET GLIDE Low Miles $18,500. HD ULTRA CLASSIC TRIKE Full Conversion $21,000. HONDA GOLD WING TRIKE Loaded $24,900. LUCKY YOU CYCLES 9803 N HWY 301 Wildwood, FL 34785(352) 330-0047 HONDA1995 Goldwing 61K miles, Exc Cond. Asking $4500 (352) 212-8696 HONDA 07 VTX-1300, low miles, custom, worth $6500, asking$5500 OBO352-697-1205 Triumph-750 Bonnieville. 10K orig doc mi. True classic. Like new cond. First $4,500. 352-513-4257