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MARCH 11, 2014Floridas Best Community Newspaper Serving Floridas Best CommunityVOL. 119 ISSUE 216 50 CITRUS COUNTYChugging along: Rays take on Red Sox in Fort Myers /B1 www.chronicleonline.com HIGH78LOW58Areas of fog in the morning. Partly cloudy.PAGE A4TODAY& next morning TUESDAY INDEX Classifieds . . . .C10 Comics . . . . .C9 Crossword . . . .C8 Community . . . .C7 Editorial . . . .A10 Entertainment . . .A4 Horoscope . . . .A4 Lottery Numbers . .B3 Lottery Payouts . .B3 Movies . . . . . .C9 Obituaries . . . .A6 TV Listings . . . .C8 School down, but not out MIKEWRIGHT Staff writerThirty years ago, community leaders such as the late Rev. James Hoge identified a need for parochial education in Citrus County, and that thinking resulted in Central Catholic School of Citrus County. The Diocese of St. Petersburg has decided that need no longer exists. Parents and staffers of Pope John Paul II Catholic School were unceremoniously informed Friday that the former Central Catholic would close at the end of this school year. The diocese sent a letter to parents, and then called a staff meeting at the school. There, diocese superintendent of schools Alberto Vazquez Matos made the announcement. Diocese officials refused to comment Monday. Frank Murphy, president of Catholic Charities, said more would be revealed after a meeting the diocese has planned at 6:30 p.m. today with parents at the school. Alumni and others associated with the pre-kindergarten through eighth-grade school vowed they would not allow a decision made in St. Petersburg to occur without a fight. They underestimate this school, Megan Fitzpatrick, an Inverness attorney who attended the school with her three siblings, said. This school is banding together. Jennifer Petrella, who became a Pope John Paul II school board member this year but resigned after just a few meetings because she thought they lacked substance, said alumni and parents want answers from the diocese. Pope John Paul II alumni, parents scramble to stop shutdown of educational institution Alberto Matos, Diocese of St. Petersburg superintendent of sc hools, will meet with parents of Pope John Paul II Catholic School at 6:30 p.m. today at the school. See SCHOOL/ Page A2 Alternative plans Man arrested in connection with pill mill raid A.B. SIDIBE Staff writerAn employee of a purported pill mill clinic in Crystal River that was raided by authorities last year has been apprehended in Colorado. Robert Kevin McGettigan, 47, of Aurora, was arrested and was returned to Citrus County on Sunday, according to the sheriffs office. McGettigan is facing charges of conspiracy to commit racketeering, a RICO (Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act) violation; trafficking in morphine, opium, oxycodone and heroin and racketeering. His bond is $300,000. The doctor who opened the pain clinic at 700 S.E. Fifth Terrace, Dr. Daniel McIntire, was arrested and charged Feb. 7, 2013, during a multi-agency raid on the facility. Charges of racketeering and trafficking are still pending against McIntire. Citrus County Sheriffs Office said the agency didnt have enough against McGettigan at the time of the raid, and that he fled to Colorado after the incident. The sheriffs office said at the time, the various agencies decided to act after a one-year investigation. It was reported that the clinic allegedly prescribed 1,567,988 pills in the PATFAHERTY Staff writerSpring break has been a college rite since Connie Frances hit Fort Lauderdale Beach for the 1960 film Where the Boys Are. And for college students like Matt Vanaman, spring break is still an eagerly awaited week away from classes and studies. But unlike the traditional fun, sun and party tradition, the Lecanto resident is getting ready for his third alternative spring break. Vanaman and some other students from the College of Central Florida will spend the break as volunteers performing community service. For him it means a trip to Asheville, N.C., where he will mostly be involved with environmental work, such as removing invasive species. Some of his companions will be working on inner city projects, possibly a soup kitchen or with the Salvation Army. Were going to be staying in a cabin out in the middle of nowhere, and we will be working with nonprofit organizations, he said. We usually take one day during the week off to go exploring, This is his third alternative spring break. He said his two previous trips have given him the opportunity to visit Miami Beach and New Orleans, while doing volunteer work in those areas. He first got involved by following up on a college email. Its the kind of thing I always wanted to do. I thought it would be an opportunity to do something new, said Vanaman, a music major who also works as an assistant in the music department at Seven Rivers Presbyterian Church. And not knowing what to expect made it sound more interesting. Its got two halves to it, he said. Its got the personal gratification of seeing what youve done, and with the people you go with, you almost always have some type of lasting relationship. I think the nonprofit area is made of passionate people, sort of by nature. People wouldnt be going on this trip if there wasnt some type of emotional MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleMatt Vanamans plans for spring break are a bit different than those of many of his contemporaries. The College of Central Flor ida student will spend his spring break in and around Asheville, N.C., volunteering for a nonprofit organization. Students shun surf and sand to volunteer during spring break Thai travel agents questioned Associated PressPATTAYA, Thailand Authorities questioned travel agents Monday at a beach resort in Thailand about two men who boarded the vanished Malaysia Airlines plane with stolen passports, part of a growing international investigation into what they were doing on the flight. Nearly three days after the Boeing 777 with 239 people on board disappeared en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, no debris has been seen in Southeast Asian waters. Five passengers who checked in for Flight MH370 didnt board the plane, and their luggage was removed from it, Malaysian authorities said. Malaysian Transport Minister Hishammuddin Hussein said this also was being investigated, but he didnt say whether this was suspicious. The search effort, involving at least 34 aircraft and 40 ships from several countries, was being widened to a 115-mile radius from the point the plane vanished from radar screens between Malaysia and Vietnam early Saturday with no distress signal. Two of the passengers were traveling on passports stolen in Thailand and had onward tickets to Europe, but its not known whether the two men had anything to do with the planes disappearance. Criminals and illegal migrants regularly travel on fake or stolen documents. Hishammuddin said biometric information and CCTV footage of the men has been shared with Chinese and U.S. intelligence agencies, which were helping with the investigation. Almost two-thirds of the passengers on the flight were from China. Associated PressPeople prepare to release a sky lantern Monday during a candlelight vigil for passengers aboard a missing Malaysia Airlines plane in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Stolen passports probed in Malaysian plane mystery See CRASH/ Page A11 See BREAK/ Page A2 See RICO/ Page A11 Robert McGettiganfacing a racketeering charge. F O G
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Denny Dingler Audioprosthologist, HAS Professional Hearing Center www.InvernessHearing.com 726-HEAR 000HIWZ Were not irrational, unintelligent people, she said. Were not podunks up here. For 27 years, the school operated its budget separately from the diocese. The six Catholic churches in Citrus County contributed about 30 percent of the funds while tuition comprised the majority of revenue, former principal Lou Whitaker said. Fundraising helped to provide tuition scholarships for the 40 percent of the student body requiring financial help, Whitaker said. That changed in 2011 when the diocese came up with a plan to require all Catholic parishes in the diocese, whether they support a Catholic school at the time or not, to provide a percentage of their collections for Catholic education. By becoming a diocese affiliate, Pope John Paul II would receive funds directly from the diocese, instead of relying on local churches. They said, were a safety net for you, said Whitaker, who led the school for 12 years. When our enrollment began to decline, I thought, thank God, we have the diocese here to help us through this trouble. Matos letter to parents, however, said the diocese and area churches subsidized the school for $2.1 million in the last five years, even as enrollment continued to decline and costs went up. The enrollment this year is 150 students down from an average of 250 students eight years ago. Matos letter said the projected enrollment for 2014-15 is expected to drop even more, to 120 students. Pope John Paul II school board member Jennifer Hewitson said she believes that projection is off. She said enrollment for next year should be about the same or slightly higher than this year. The letter also said the decision to close the school came after consultation and approval from local pastors, school administrators and board members. Hewitson, a board member for four years, said the board never heard a peep from the diocese about the schools dire financial situation until the day it announced the schools closing. Fitzpatrick said parents and alumni are working this week to present a business plan to the diocese and Bishop Robert Lynch, with the hope that the school will get at least a one-year reprieve to turn the financial situation around. Whitaker, who now lives in Orlando, said she would help. It up to the bishop, she said. He has the final say no matter what. Hewitson hopes Bishop Lynch keeps an open mind. She said: Give us a fair, fighting chance.Contact Chronicle reporter Mike Wright at 352-563-3228 or mwright@ chronicleonline.com. SCHOOLContinued from Page A1 investment. It makes your interaction with them a little more candid, he said. You get to know people really quickly while youre on the trip. The program started in 2011, according to professor Richard Kirk, who organizes the alternative spring break. It was something we heard about and thought we could pull off here, he said. Our goal is for them to enjoy themselves and give back to the community. The program has grown, and they now have two groups going to two different cities. The college also has local one-day volunteer opportunities during spring break for students who cant get away. Kirk said last year 75 students participated. I think the most interesting thing about it is the stuff you learn that I had no idea about, Vanaman said. I consider myself to be fairly well informed, but every time I go on one of these trips, I learn something new that I end up taking back with me. He has also come to realize that many of the worlds problems could actually be solved with adequate time and effort. You get a physical rest from school during spring break, he concluded. This provides a psychological and spiritual reprieve. Contact Chronicle reporter Pat Faherty at 352564-2924 or pfaherty@ chronicleonline.com. BREAKContinued from Page A1 MATTHEW BECK/Chronicle fileThe future of Pope John Paul II Catholic School in Lecanto is limbo following the weekend announcement the Diocese of St. Petersburg will be shutting down the school. Associated PressLABELLE Wildlife officials on Monday finally released an endangered Florida panther that was rehabilitated after a car crash. The panther was released in southeastern Hendry County, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission reported. Two scheduled releases last week had to be postponed after the young female panther eluded capture inside her 5-acre pen at the White Oak Conservation Center in Yulee. We are pleased that we have been able to successfully rescue, rehabilitate and release this panther back into the wild, FWC Commissioner Ron Bergeron said in a news release. We believe this panther has a good chance of contributing to progress we are making in the recovery of this population. The panther was rescued as a kitten last May in Collier County. Rescuers took her to the Animal Specialty Hospital of Florida, where she received surgery for injuries that included a broken leg, rib fractures and bruising around her lungs. We are grateful to our partners that helped make the rescue and rehabilitation of this panther possible, FWC panther team leader Darrell Land, FWC panther team leader said. The panther is an endangered species, and its rare for wildlife officials to treat them in captivity. Only around 160 panthers are believed to roam southern Florida. Officials release rehabilitated panther
Around theSTATE Citrus CountyTickets available for Habitat eventHabitat for Humanity of Citrus County will have its seventh annual fundraising event, Building Dreams a Wine and Food Pairing Benefit, Thursday, March 13, at Skyview Country Club, Terra Vista of Citrus Hills. The Building Dreams gala is a major source of support for Habitats mission to provide safe, decent, affordable housing for partner families in Citrus County. The public is invited to be part of this event. The evening will feature gourmet foods and outstanding wines from around the globe, live musical entertainment and an array of auction items. Tickets are still available. Call the Habitat ReStore at 352-563-2744 or call 352563-0700. Autism seminar on tap at Key CenterMargie Garlin, a parent of a child with autism and a Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) representative in Citrus County, will speak about autism spectrum disorder at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 12, at the Chet Cole Life Enrichment Center (CCLEC), at the Key Training Center, 5521 Buster Whitton Way, Lecanto. CARD is the go-to organization for those with a child with autism, Aspergers or other communication disorders. The presentation will be open to the public. Call Stephanie Hopper at 352344-0288. League marking first anniversaryEveryone is invited to the League of Women Voters of Citrus Countys first anniversary luncheon starting at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 11, in lieu of its general meeting, at the Citrus Hills Country Club in the Garden Room. Deirdre McNab, president of the League of Women Voters of Florida, will be the guest speaker. There will be a drawing and a money tree available. Tickets are $20 in advance; reservations required. Call Kate Betsko at 352382-0032 or 614-563-4282, or Marie Pettibone at 352601-6857 for information. Yard sale to benefit pantry ministryEl Shaddai food pantry ministry of the Crystal River Church of God plans a fundraising yard sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 15, at Auto Analyst and Repair, 7755 W. Homosassa Trail, Homosassa.OcalaWoman attacked by daughters boyfriendA 15-year-old boy is accused of slitting the throat of his girlfriends mother after planning the attack with her 13-year-old daughter. The Ocala Star-Banner reported the woman is recovering after live-saving surgery on Sunday. Deputies said the womans 13-year-old daughter lured her into the garage early Sunday, where the boyfriend attacked her. He then went inside and held the knife to the fathers throat, but was somehow persuaded to take the bleeding woman to the hospital. The teens were arrested hours later. On the way to the hospital, the boyfriend asked the woman to promise that he and her daughter could be together and that she wouldnt sue him for the attack, the affidavit stated. From staff reports STATE& LOCAL Page A3TUESDAY, MARCH 11, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE CHRISVANORMER Staff writerThe fourth monthly posting of financial reports by the supervisor of elections shows one candidate has collected a large sum of contributions $13,140. That war chest belongs to Scott Carnahan, Republican candidate for County Commission District 4. Carnahan, the former owner of Carnahans Supply, had no funding reported for the first three months. This month, he has posted sums ranging from $5 to $1,000 from 50 contributors, and expenses reported at $650 for printing palm cards. Winn Webb, a former sheriffs deputy and county commissioner who filed paperwork in February to run as a Republican for County Commission District 4, reported total contributions of $1,950 from nine contributors ranging from $50 to $500. He has reported various campaign expenses totaling $685.43. Donald R. East, a third Republican in the District 4 race, has reported no contributions or expenditures since December. The deadline to file for the current reporting period was midnight on Monday, and East was the only candidate remaining to file among the county commission candidates on Monday afternoon. In the County Commission District 2 race, golf course builder and former Crystal River Mayor Ron Kitchen, Republican, has reported since Nov. 1, 2013, monetary contributions of $6,140. His expenditures totaled $1,257.35. Commission Chairman John JJ Kenney, the Republican incumbent for District 2, has reported contributions of $2,250, in kind contributions of $1,000 in campaign signs and expenses of $1,669.18 since Dec. 1, 2013. Businesswoman Renee Christopher-McPheeters, Republican candidate for District 2, has reported overall contributions of $721.35 and campaign expenditures of $570. Business manager Phillip Mulrain, Republican candidate for District 2, reported contributions of $100 and expenses of $17.28 in November. Candidates post their contributions and expenses through the website of the Citrus County Supervisor of Elections, http:// citrus.electionsfl.org. Early voting in the primary election will start Aug. 15. In addition to the county commission candidates, seven candidates are listed for four school board district seats and one candidate is listed for Mosquito Control Board Seat 3.Contact Chronicle reporter Chris Van Ormer at 352-564-2916 or email@example.com. Candidates start collecting cash Eateries raise funds for Jessies Place STEPHEN E. LASKO/For the ChronicleGuests line up Sunday night during the Cooking for a Cause fundraiser at the Crystal River Mall. The event benefits Jessies Place, a facility that caters to the needs of children who have been victims of abuse or neglect. The Mardi Gras-themed event included d ishes from 15 local restaurants. Organizers said the annual event is the main fundraiser for Jessies Place. NANCYKENNEDY Staff writerLECANTO On Monday morning, Homosassa residents Robert Dale Smith and Nancy Gail Youngblood, both 78, went out for a motorcycle ride and collided with another vehicle, landing both riders in the hospital. At about 9:40 a.m., Smith and Youngblood were traveling eastbound in the outside lane on State Road 44 approaching South Lowe Terrace in Lecanto. John Lawrence Earley, 76, from Leland, N.C., was driving a 2014 Honda Pilot in the inside lane, parallel to the couple on the motorcycle. According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, as both vehicles approached the intersection at South Lowe Terrace, where the Mobil gas station is, they sideswiped each other. The impact caused the motorcycle to overturn and eject Smith and Youngblood onto the roadway. Both were wearing helmets. The Earleys were not injured. Citrus County sheriffs deputies and Nature Coast EMS were on the scene, followed by the Florida Highway Patrol. Smith was transported to Citrus Memorial hospital with serious injuries and Youngblood was sent to Bayonet Point in Hudson with critical injuries. According to FHP Trooper Tod Cloud, due to the severity of the injuries, officials are asking for possible witnesses to come forward. Cloud said witnesses can call 800-500-1240, ext. 151, or 352-754-6767. Cloud can also be reached via email at todcloud @flhsmv.gov.Contact Chronicle reporter Nancy Kennedy at 352-564-2927 or nkennedy @chronicleonline.com. NANCY KENNEDY /ChronicleAbout 9:40 a.m. Monday, Robert Dale Smith and Nancy Gail Youngblood, both 78, were injured while riding a motorcycle on State Road 44 near the intersection at County Road 491 in Lecanto. Two injured in motorcycle collision Officials seeking witnesses Special to the ChronicleLee Miller, a combat-wounded veteran of the Battle of the Vosges Mountains in World War II, was awarded the French Legion of Honor on Feb. 25 by the consulate general of France in Miami, M. Philippe Letrilliart. In a ceremony presided over by 70th Infantry Division Association past president Andrew McMahon also a combat-wounded veteran and his wife Emma Dell, former Army Sgt. Miller received the honor, in his words, For all of the brave soldiers who didnt make it home from France. Fellow soldiers from the 70th Division lie in graves in the Netherlands, France, Belgium and Luxembourg. Miller was awarded the Purple Heart for wounds sustained in combat on the front lines. In part, the citation reads, Without your bravery and that of those who fought along side you, France and Europe might never have been liberated from the barbarity of Nazi occupation. Now a Chevalier (or knight) of France, Miller and his wife, Dorothy, have resided in Crystal River for more than 33 years. Miller learned of the award in a correspondence from the French consul in Miami in January. In February, he learned that the award ceremony was scheduled in Tallahassee for late February. Traveling to Tallahassee in February, Miller became seriously ill along the way. The French consul sent the medal and citation by courier to the hospital. Special to the ChronicleABOVE: A photo shows Lee and his late wife, Dorothy Miller, his 70th Division Association hat and the Legion of Honor award and citation. BELOW: Lee Miller stands with a gift he received following the presentation. Local vet awarded French Legion of Honor Lee Miller served with 70th Infantry Division in World War II
Birthday Your generosity could stand in the way of your success this year. While its an admirable pursuit, helping others with their problems will reduce the amount of time you spend on your own goals. Learn to say no. Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20) Being in contact with children will help you see the lighter side of life. If youre honest in your dealings, you will avoid questions about your motives. Aries (March 21-April 19) Its important to keep an open mind. Consider the solutions being offered by others. Compromise will be necessary. Taurus (April 20-May 20) You are likely to take on too much today. Look for possible changes that could help you cut corners. Gemini (May 21-June 20) You will be given an opportunity to increase your income. Look at an old problem in a new light to find a way to advance. Cancer (June 21-July 22) After much deliberation, you now have the knowledge and resources to make positive changes in your life. Overcome your fear of failure and take the plunge. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) You will receive an unexpected financial gain. The plan you are involved in should be kept secret for the time being. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) You will be successful today, provided you have all the relevant documentation in place. Keep a close eye on your competitors. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) You have the power of persuasion on your side. Present your ideas to those in a position to help you reach your target. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) After much hard work, you will realize your ambitions. Maintain your current course and ignore those who try to change your mind. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) An old friend will unexpectedly come back into the picture. Love is in the air. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) You may need to make some alterations in your quest to move ahead. Find a more imaginative way to present your ideas. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) Take care of nagging health issues by making medical appointments that youve been postponing. You will need to be at your best for challenges that lie ahead. TodaysHOROSCOPES Today is Tuesday, March 11, the 70th day of 2014. There are 295 days left in the year. Todays Highlight in History: On March 11, 1954, the U.S. Army charged that Sen. Joseph R. McCarthy, R-Wis., and his subcommittees chief counsel, Roy Cohn, had exerted pressure to obtain favored treatment for Pvt. G. David Schine, a former consultant to the subcommittee. (The confrontation culminated in the famous Senate Army-McCarthy hearings.) On this date: In 1861, the Constitution of the Confederate States of America was adopted by the Confederate Congress in Montgomery, Ala. In 1959, the Lorraine Hansberry drama A Raisin in the Sun opened at New Yorks Ethel Barrymore Theater. In 1989, the reality TV show COPS premiered on the Fox Network. Ten years ago: Ten bombs exploded in quick succession across the commuter rail network in Madrid, Spain, killing 191 people and wounding more than 2,000 in an attack linked to al-Qaida-inspired militants. Five years ago: A teenager, Tim Kretschmer, went on a shooting rampage starting at a school in Winnenden, Germany, killing 15 people before committing suicide. One year ago: North Korea said it was no longer bound by the 1953 armistice that ended the Korean War, following days of increased tensions over its latest nuclear test. Todays Birthdays: Media mogul Rupert Murdoch is 83. ABC News correspondent Sam Donaldson is 80. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia is 78. Singer Bobby McFerrin is 64. Singer Nina Hagen is 59. Singer Lisa Loeb is 46. Singer Pete Droge is 45. Actor Terrence Howard is 45. Actor Johnny Knoxville is 43. Actor David Anders is 33. Singer LeToya is 33. Actress Thora Birch is 32. Thought for Today: Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love. David McCullough, American historian. Today inHISTORY CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE Todays active pollen: Oak, juniper, nettle Todays count: 9.5/12 Wednesdays count: 8.9 Thursdays count: 10.6 ENTERTAINMENT Singer Mel Tillis has heart surgeryNASHVILLE, Tenn. Country Music Hall of Fame singer Mel Tillis is recovering in Nashville after heart surgery over the weekend. According to a statement from his daughter, Pam Tillis the 81year-old singer required a routine heart procedure, but is expected to make a full recovery. In typical Mel Tillis fashion, hes already cutting up and cracking jokes with the nurses, Tillis said in a statement. Four scheduled shows have been canceled due to his surgery. Tillis became a successful songwriter and singer despite dealing with a stutter. He has recorded more than 60 albums. His hits include Good Woman Blues, Coca Cola Cowboy and Southern Rain. Hes written top songs for George Strait, Ray Price, BobbyBare Kenny Rogers and many more.George Saunders wins Folio PrizeLONDON American writer George Saunders won the 40,000 pound ($67,000) Folio Prize for literature on Monday with his humorous and disturbing short-story collection Tenth of December. The chair of the judging panel, poet Lavinia Greenlaw, said Saunders darkly playful stories explore the human self under ordinary and extraordinary pressure. Saunders beat seven other finalists, including Kent Haruf, Rachel Kushner, AnneCarson and Eimear McBride Saunders has won acclaim for his satirically edged short stories, and last week won the Story Prize for short fiction. His tales place characters with recognizable human emotions in quietly unsettling situations. In one story in Tenth of December, a man is used as a guinea pig in unusual drug trials, while another features women trafficked to be human lawn ornaments. Hes probably best known outside literary circles for a commencement speech to Syracuse Universitys class of 2013, whose key message was: Try to be kinder. It went viral on the Internet and will soon be published as a book. The Folio Prize is in its first year and hopes to rival the Booker Prize as the Englishspeaking worlds most prestigious literary award. It is open to any book published in Britain in the previous year, which has led some in the U.K. literary world to fear it will become U.S.-dominated. Five of the eight finalists for this years prize were American. Saunders said Britain shouldnt be worried. I think any country that produces Zadie Smith and Martin Amis youre good, he said.Turner recovering from surgeryATLANTA Media mogul Ted Turner said hes bouncing back from surgery and is looking forward to getting back to business as usual. In a statement released Monday, Turner thanked well-wishers for support while he was hospitalized in Argentina late last week for appendicitis. The 75-year-old billionaire was first treated Friday at the San Carlos Sanatorium in Bariloche, near his ranch in Argentinas Patagonia region. Turner said hes recovering well and that doctors in Bariloche and Buenos Aires took good care of him. From wire reports Associated PressCountry singer Mel Tillis arrives Oct. 27 at the ceremony for the 2013 inductions into the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville, Tenn. Tillis is recovering in Nashville after heart surgery over the weekend. A4TUESDAY, MARCH11, 2014 000HHE9 in Todays Citrus County Chronicle LEGAL NOTICES Meeting Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . C13 Lien Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . C13 Miscellaneous Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . C13 Notice to Creditors/Administration . . . C13
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Andrew Roberts, 88HOMOSASSAAndrew William Roberts, 88, of Homosassa, Fla., passed away Friday, March7, 2014, at his home. A native of Stamford, Conn., he was born June 23, 1925, to Andrew and Grace (Deicke) Roberts, one of five children. Andy, as he was known to many, was a retired high school teacher and enjoyed a long career of 39 years as an educator. He began his career in a one room schoolhouse in Portsmouth, Va., and then taught at Takoma Academy in Montgomery County, Md., for over eight years. He then served for the next 24 years at Robert E. Peary High School, Rockville, Md., serving as the social studies department head, and completed his teaching career at Poolesville High School, Poolesville, Md. Andy was a World War II U.S. Army veteran and moved to Homosassa 12 years ago from Bunker Hill, W.Va. He was an actively involved member of the Homosassa Seventh Day Adventist Church and enjoyed woodworking, gardening, golf, boating and fishing. Mr. Roberts is survived by his wife of 64 years, Virginia Mae Roberts, Homosassa; daughter Patricia Ann Aldridge (husband Derek), Austin, Texas; son James Paul Roberts (wife Nina), Missoula, Mont.; daughter-inlaw Lisa Jane Roberts, Dallas, Texas; sister Christine Carlo, Connecticut; and grandchildren Jordan, Catherine (husband Richard), James, Thadeus, Matthew (wife Holly) and Ciara. Andy was preceded in death by a son, William A. Roberts, in 2012; and siblings Laura Walker, Robert Roberts and Beatrice Parsons. Friends will be received from 11a.m. to 12:30p.m. Thursday, March13, 2014, at Wilder Funeral Home, Homosassa, where a chapel service will take place at 12:30p.m., with Pastors Dale Wolfe and Bill Bremner officiating. Interment with military honors will follow at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell at 2:30p.m. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions in Andys memory to Homosassa Seventh-day Adventist Church Food Pantry, P.O. Box 559, Homosassa Springs, FL 34447. www.wilderfuneral. comJohn Rusin Sr., 80BEVERLY HILLSJohn Rusin Sr., 80, of Beverly Hills, Fla., died March8, 2014. Funeral Mass will begin at 9a.m. Thursday, March13, 2014, at Our Lady of Grace, with burial to follow at Fero Memorial Gardens. James Ryle Jr., 68INVERNESSIt is with great sadness that we announce that James E. Ryle Jr. passed away Friday, March7, 2014, at the Hospice House in Inverness, Fla., having lost his long battle with cancer. He would have been 69 years of age in a week, having been born March13, 1945, in Gloversville, N.Y., to James E. Ryle Sr. and Helen Berry. Jimmy is survived by four children, Jamie and wife Karen, Willie and wife Joelle, Felicia Ryle and partner Kevin Williams, and Nico and husband Matt Hayner, all who reside in upstate New York; a stepson, Brian Ward; and several grandchildren. He is predeceased by his parents and brother, Joseph Richard (Ricky) Ryle. For many years preceding the time of his death, Jimmy shared a home in Inverness, Fla., with the love of his life, Alta Ward, and his favorite furry friend, Maggie Mae Bear. Jimmy was a man of many talents. In his youth, he fought as a heavyweight boxer, and also played semi-pro football with the Glove City Colonials, in Gloversville. He was also a musician, having played with the Trinity Cadet Drum and Bugle Corps. In later years, he teamed up with Larry Edwards, and they were known as the Chevelles, later as The Ridge Runners. That was his first band. Afterward, he teamed up with Rudy Ward and Frenchie Boucher to form the band known as Taste of Country. They were well known in several states in the Northeastern U.S. They also toured the rest of the country. He played with numerous bands in Florida, after moving there. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations are requested in Jimmys name to HPH Hospice, 3545 N. Lecanto Highway, Beverly Hills, FL 34465. Private cremation arrangements are by Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory, Inverness. Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com.Josephine Bascone, 88BEVERLY HILLSJosephine M. Bascone, 88, of Beverly Hills, Fla., died March9, 2014. Funeral services will be at 3p.m. Wednesday, at Fero Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at 11a.m. Wednesday. Catherine Raymond, 86BUSHNELLCatherine Raymond, 86, Bushnell and Lake Isabella, Mich., died March8, 2014. A celebration of life service will be at 10a.m. Friday, March14, 2014, at First Lutheran Church of Inverness. Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory is in charge of arrangements. William Hawkes, 88LAWTON, MICH.William F. Hawkes passed away March4, 2014, at White Oaks Assisted Living in Lawton, Mich. He will be buried later this year in Charleston, W.Va., alongside his parents and wife, Lois. Arrangements are by the Adams Funeral Home, Paw Paw, Mich. Anele Steponavic, 94LECANTOAnele Steponavic,94, of Lecanto, Fla., died March9, 2014, at the Health Center of Brentwood under the loving care of Hospice of Citrus County. Anele was born Oct.22, 1919, in Waterbury, Conn., daughter of George and Mary Kalinauskas. She moved to Lecanto in 1996 from Waterbury, Conn. Anele was an avid golfer and a member of the Knights of Lithuania in Connecticut. Mrs. Steponavic was preceded in death by her husband Joseph in 1995. Survivors include her daughter, Mary Armstrong and husband, John of Inverness; son, Joseph Steponavic and wife, Mary Ann Hodges of Norman, Okla.; granddaughter, Shirl; and two greatgrandsons. Arrangements by Heinz Funeral Home & Cremation, Inverness. Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com.Edwin Stipp, 89CRYSTAL RIVEREdwin L. Stipp, 89, of Crystal River, Fla., passed away March9, 2014, at Life Care Center in Lecanto. Born Oct.20, 1924, in Niagara Falls, N.Y., to Henry and Verna (Houck) Stipp, Edwin moved to Crystal River in 1995 from Las Vegas, Nev. He was a retired construction operating engineer and an Army veteran. He is survived by eight children, Barbara Hoskins, Linda Reaves, Ronald Stipp, Diane Snelling, David Stipp, Daniel Stipp, Paula Barfield and Karen Autry; one sister, Grace Warner; 15 grandchildren; and numerous greatgrandchildren and greatgreat-grandchildren. Family will receive friends from 6 to 8p.m. Thursday, March13, at the Brown Funeral Home in Lecanto. Burial will be at the Niagara Falls Memorial Park in Niagara Falls, N.Y., on Saturday, March15. In lieu of flowers, donations in Edwins memory can be made to the American Heart Association. Brown Funeral Home and Crematory, LecantoSign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com.A6TUESDAY, MARCH11, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE Closing time for placing ad is 4 business days prior to run date. 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DUI arrests Clyde Parker Jr., 48, of West Mustang Boulevard, Beverly Hills, at 7:32 p.m. March 8 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit, Parker was stopped for failing to maintain a single lane of traffic. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. He refused Breathalyzer testing to measure his blood alcohol concentration. Bond $500. Scott Evans, 43, of North Afterglow Circle, Crystal River, at 10:54 p.m. March 8 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit, Evans was stopped during a routine traffic stop. A plastic bag with four prescription bottles was reportedly seen in the passenger seat. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Tests of his breath showed his blood alcohol concentration was 0.0 percent and 0.0 percent. The legal limit is 0.08 percent. Evans also reportedly submitted a urine sample for further analysis. Bond $500. Susan Phillips, 54, of West Star Court, Homosassa, at 11:42 p.m. March 9 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to her arrest affidavit Phillips was stopped for an indefinite period in an intersection. She refused to perform field sobriety tests, as well as Breathalyzer testing to measure her blood alcohol concentration. Bond $1,000.Domestic battery arrests Michael Whitlock, 47, of Beverly Hills, at 9:24 a.m. March 7 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. Joanne Whitlock, 54, of Beverly Hills, at 9:24 a.m. March 7 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. Charles Tafoya, 26, of Inverness, at 10:34 a.m. March 7 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. Antonio Dixon, 23, of Beverly Hills, at 5:59 p.m. March 7 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. Branden Evans, 35, of Crystal River, at 10:11 a.m. March 9 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery.Other arrests Mashuana Kinzer, 34, of South Tyler Street, Beverly Hills, at 1:19 p.m. March 7 on an active Hernando County warrant for felony battery on a person 65 years of age or older, and felony aggravated assault on a person 65 years of age or older. Natal Ramon, 23, of East Mary Lue Street, Inverness, at 2:11 p.m. March 7 on a misdemeanor charge of resisting an officer without violence. According to his arrest affidavit, Ramon is accused of refusing to provide identification to a deputy when requested to do so. The deputies were investigating a grand theft at the time, and Ramon was seen entering the Big Lots store with the suspect. Bond $500. Robert Pane, 25, of West Arms Drive, Crystal River, at 2:11 p.m. March 7 on a felony charge of grand theft. According to his arrest affidavit, Pane is accused of stealing four Chevrolet aluminum rims with Goodyear wrangler tires, valued at approximately $1,000, from Gulf Breeze Auto Mart. Pane was also charged with felony violation of probation stemming from the new arrest. He was originally on probation for grand theft charges. David Whitley, 37, of East Pike Drive, Inverness, at 5:01 p.m. March 7 on a felony charge of driving with a suspended license as a habitual offender. According to records, his license was revoked on Jan. 3, 2013, for 60 months for being a habitual offender. Bond $1,000. Robert Allen, 37, of Maple Avenue, Inverness, at 5:21 p.m. March 7 on felony charges of possession of a controlled substance and tampering with evidence. According to his arrest affidavit, Allen was stopped for running a stop sign. A K-9 unit alerted to possible drugs in the vehicle. A plastic baggie containing approximately one gram of methamphetamine was found in his possession. During the search, Allen reportedly tried to conceal the drugs by throwing them out of the vehicle. Bond $7,000. Raul Puentes, 30, of East Amity Street, Inverness, at 5:18 p.m. March 7 on a felony charge of possession with intent to sell a controlled substance. Deputies, in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Agency, executed a federal search warrant to search Puentes residence. Sixteen live adult marijuana plants were found growing in an outbuilding on the property, averaging 3 to 4 feet tall. Fluorescent lights, pots, a water supply, electricity, Co2 and other miscellaneous items associated with an active marijuana grow operation were also found in the outbuilding. Bond $5,000. Monica Fisher, 49, of Evanston Street, Brooksville, at 8:11 p.m. March 8 on felony charges of possession of a controlled substance and two counts of grand theft. According to her arrest affidavit, Fisher is accused of shoplifting various items, totaling $422, from the Inverness Walmart on March 5. On March 8, Fisher returned to the store and is accused of shoplifting a coffee maker and an air purifier, with a total value of $311.64. During her arrest, two unprescribed Clonazepam pills were reportedly found in her possession. Bond $9,000. AuSharai Vickers, 20, of Crystal River, at 10:05 p.m. March 8 on a felony charge of burglary with battery and a misdemeanor charge of criminal mischief. Bond $25,500. Victor Johnson, 34, of Southwest Second Street, Pompano Beach, at 1:15 a.m. March 9 on an active warrant for felony charges of possession of a controlled substance, and possession with intent to sell within 1,000 feet of a public park. According to his arrest affidavit, Johnson is accused of selling cocaine near a public park. He was transported to the Citrus County Detention Facility from the Okaloosa County Jail. Bond $35,000. Kevin Miles, 37, of Melissa Drive, Beverly Hills, at 1:23 a.m. March 9 on a misdemeanor charge of resisting an officer without violence. According to his arrest affidavit, Miles attempted to flee when he was confronted by a deputy concerning a verbal dispute. Bond $500. Kevin Axelson, 21, of Carringer Road, Dade City, at 3:20 a.m. March 9 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of lewdness and lascivious battery on a victim 12-15 years of age. According to his arrest affidavit, Axelson was transported to the Citrus County Detention Facility from the Pasco County Jail. Richard Wamser, 60, of Inverness, at 11:38 a.m. March 9 on a misdemeanor charge of trespassing in a structure after warning. According to his arrest affidavit, Wamser was sleeping on the porch of the victim after he had previously been trespassed from the site. Bond $500. Richard Miller IV, 19 of West Woodland Place, Homosassa, at 2:08 p.m. March 9 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of drug paraphernalia. Rickey Smith, 58 of West Park Drive, Homosassa, at 6:14 p.m. March 9 on a felony charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon without intent to kill. According to the arrest affidavit, Smith is accused of going to the victims home and getting into a verbal altercation. He then removed a pick axe from his vehicle and attempted to use it to strike the victim. Bond $5,000. Citrus County Sheriffs OfficeBurglaries A residential burglary was reported at 12:04 p.m. Saturday, March 8, in the 1600 block of S. Iroquois Ave., Homosassa. A residential burglary was reported at 12:57 p.m. March 8 in the 12600 block of S. Florida Ave., Floral City. A residential burglary was reported at 3:29 p.m. March 8 in the 8600 block of W. Mayo Drive S., Crystal River. A residential burglary was reported at 3:16 a.m. Sunday, March 9, in the 2800 block of W. Century Boulevard, Dunnellon. A residential burglary was reported at 12:40 p.m. March 9 in the 70 block of N. Country Club Drive, Crystal River. A residential burglary was reported at 10:05 p.m. March 9 in the 1700 block of Druid Road, Inverness.Thefts A grand theft was reported at 4:38 a.m. Friday, March 7, in the 5000 block of W. Glenbrook St., Homosassa. A grand theft was reported at 9:54 a.m. March 7 in the 1900 block of N. Cloverdale Terrace, Hernando. A grand theft was reported at 10:18 a.m. March 7 in the 1300 block of S.E. U.S. 19, Crystal River. An auto theft was reported at 10:39 a.m. March 7 in the 80 block of S. Harrison St., Beverly Hills. A petit theft was reported at 10:40 a.m. March 7 in the 2500 block of N. Florida Ave., Hernando. A grand theft was reported at 4:29 p.m. March 7 in the 1500 block of E. Amberjack Drive, Hernando. A petit theft was reported at 5:18 p.m. March 7 in the 9700 block of W. Arms Drive, Crystal River. A petit theft was reported at 5:33 p.m. March 7 in the 2400 block of E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. A grand theft was reported at 6:33 a.m. Saturday, March 8, in the 5400 block of S. 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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. Wall Street analysts are growing increasingly optimistic about the drilling company and its earnings outlook. Sales fell 1.4 percent at established U.S. locations in February. The burger chain blamed harsh winter weather. The entire sector is under pressure as Bank of America and Citigroup downgraded numerous homebuilders, seeing a short-term slowdown. The company is buying Fyffes of Dublin to become the worlds biggest banana seller with $4.6 billion in annual revenue. The manufacturer is inspecting 42 aircraft for possible hairline cracks, and a Japan Airlines 787 made an emergency landing. Worries about a slowing global economy hurt stocks Monday, and the Standard & Poors 500 index ticked lower from its record high. The index fell as much as 0.6 percent in morning trading, but recovered most of the loss as the day progressed. 120 130 140 $150 DM JF BoeingBA Close: $126.89 -1.65 or -1.3% $80.96 $144.57 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 7.0m (1.3x avg.) $94.33 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 21.3 2.3% 10 11 12 $13 DM JF Chiquita BrandsCQB Close: $12.00 1.16 or 10.7% $6.04$13.68 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 2.6m (6.8x avg.) $562 m 52-week range PE: Yield: ... ... 16 18 20 $22 DM JF KB HomeKBH Close: $17.85 -0.77 or -4.1% $15.48$25.14 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 7.2m (1.8x avg.) $1.49 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 40.6 0.6% 92 94 96 $98 DM JF McDonaldsMCD Close: $95.20 -0.30 or -0.3% $92.22$103.70 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 4.4m (0.9x avg.) $94.24 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 17.2 3.4% 60 80 100 $120 DM JF Helmerich & PayneHP Close: $100.34 -0.16 or -0.2% $55.78 $101.02 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 1.0m (0.8x avg.) $10.79 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 14.9 2.5% The yield on the 10-year Treasury fell to 2.78 percent Monday. 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.040.05-0.01.09 6-month T-bill.080.08....11 52-wk T-bill.120.12....14 2-year T-note.370.37....25 5-year T-note1.621.64-0.02.89 10-year T-note2.782.79-0.012.04 30-year T-bond3.723.72...3.25 NET 1YR BONDS YEST PVS CHG AGO Barclays LongT-BdIdx3.523.52...2.97 Bond Buyer Muni Idx4.854.85...4.12 Barclays USAggregate2.402.36+0.041.93 Barclays US High Yield5.265.18+0.085.62 Moodys AAACorp Idx4.464.42+0.043.96 Barclays CompT-BdIdx1.861.86...1.16 Barclays US Corp3.153.09+0.062.81 YEST 6 MO AGO 1 YR AGO Commodities The price of crude oil slumped to its lowest settlement price in three weeks following an unexpectedly weak report on Chinas exports. Gold rose for the third time in four days.Crude Oil (bbl)101.12102.58-1.42+2.7 Ethanol (gal)2.262.31-0.30+18.3 Heating Oil (gal)2.973.01-1.48-3.6 Natural Gas (mm btu)4.654.62+0.71+10.0 Unleaded Gas (gal)2.952.97-0.82+5.9 FUELS CLOSEPVS. %CHG%YTD Gold (oz) 1341.401338.10+0.25+11.6 Silver (oz) 20.8820.90-0.09+8.0 Platinum (oz)1477.201483.60-0.43+7.7 Copper (lb) 3.113.16-1.46-9.6 Palladium (oz)776.65781.60-0.63+8.3 METALS CLOSEPVS. %CHG%YTD Cattle (lb) 1.431.43-0.07+6.4 Coffee (lb) 2.031.96+3.29+82.9 Corn (bu) 4.724.81-1.87+11.9 Cotton (lb) 0.920.91+0.32+8.2 Lumber (1,000 bd ft)363.80361.60+0.61+1.0 Orange Juice (lb)1.571.55+0.97+14.7 Soybeans (bu)14.1914.58-2.62+8.1 Wheat (bu) 6.456.46-0.19+6.6 AGRICULTURE CLOSE PVS. %CHG%YTD American Funds BalAm 24.76-.02 +1.4+16.3+12.6+18.3 CapIncBuAm 58.93-.17 +0.6+11.5+9.5+15.1 CpWldGrIAm 45.98-.17 +1.5+19.7+11.3+19.5 EurPacGrAm 49.24-.42 +0.3+15.9+7.2+17.5 FnInvAm 52.62-.11 +1.3+23.0+14.0+22.3 GrthAmAm 44.49-.07 +3.5+28.4+15.8+22.4 IncAmerAm 21.05-.05 +1.9+14.7+11.4+18.6 InvCoAmAm 37.44-.02 +2.0+25.8+14.5+20.9 NewPerspAm 38.13-.22 +1.5+20.6+12.3+21.5 WAMutInvAm 40.07-.07 +1.6+23.8+16.0+22.7 Dodge & Cox IntlStk 43.72-.22 +1.6+21.4+8.9+23.2 Stock 172.38-.23 +2.1+29.9+17.4+26.7 Fidelity Contra 98.82-.05 +3.8+29.1+16.6+23.2 LowPriStk d 50.07+.04 +1.2+26.6+15.9+27.2 Fidelity Spartan 500IdxAdvtg 66.78-.02 +2.0+23.5+15.6+23.7 FrankTemp-Franklin Income C m 2.49... +2.8+12.6+9.3+18.8 IncomeAm 2.46-.01 +2.9+12.9+9.8+19.4 Harbor IntlInstl 71.12-.28 +0.2+13.0+7.5+20.0 Oakmark Intl I 26.50-.17 +0.7+21.2+11.9+26.7 T Rowe Price EqtyInc 32.98-.06 +0.4+18.7+13.6+23.9 GrowStk 54.64-.14 +3.9+34.6+18.6+25.4 Vanguard 500Adml 173.72-.07 +2.0+23.5+15.6+23.7 500Inv 173.68-.07 +1.9+23.4+15.5+23.6 HltCrAdml 87.33-.06 +10.6+43.7+24.9+25.3 MuIntAdml 13.95-.01 +2.3+0.6+5.1+5.2 PrmcpAdml 101.35+.36 +5.9+32.7+18.2+24.7 STGradeAd 10.73... +0.7+1.5+2.5+5.3 Tgtet2025 16.01-.03 +1.7+14.0+9.9+18.0 TotBdAdml 10.67... +1.5+0.2+3.5+5.0 TotIntl 16.72-.10 -0.2+10.8+4.8+17.6 TotStIAdm 47.84-.05 +2.5+24.8+15.9+24.8 TotStIdx 47.82-.05 +2.5+24.7+15.8+24.7 Welltn 38.58-.02 +1.7+14.8+11.4+17.3 WelltnAdm 66.64-.02 +1.7+14.9+11.5+17.5 WndsIIAdm 66.42-.05 +1.8+22.5+15.3+23.4 TOTALRETURN FAMILY FUND NAV CHG YTD 1YR 3YR* 5YR*MutualFunds* Annualized; d Deferred sales charge, or redemption fee. m Multiple fees are charged, usually a marketing fee and either a sales or redemption fee. x fund paid a distribution during the week. Interestrates Robert Willey, 88BEVERLY HILLSRobert Willey, 88, Beverly Hills, Fla., died March9, 2014, at Legacy House, Ocala. Service will be at 10a.m. Thursday, March 13, 2014, at Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory, Inverness. Arlene Stratton, 91HOMOSASSAArlene A. Stratton, 91, of Homosassa, Fla., passed away Saturday, March8, 2014, at Cypress Cove Care Center in Crystal River. A native of Sioux Falls, S.D., she was born Nov.13, 1922, to Roy and Rose (Whorley) Arneson, one of three children. Arlene was a lifelong homemaker and moved here in 1986 from Villa Park, Ill. She was a member of Sugarmill Woods Golf and Country Club; a former member of the PEO and very much loved to line dance every Friday night at the Elks Lodge in Brooksville. Mrs. Stratton is survived by her husband of 69 years, Thomas G. Stratton, Homosassa; son, Thomas G. Stratton Jr. (wife Jan), Moravian Falls, N.C.; daughter, Barbara Erdell (husband Robert), Downers Grove, Ill.; son, Jimmy Stratton (wife Insuk), Citra; grandchildren, Debbie, Ryan, Samantha, Rebecca, Rachel, and Ruth; great-grandchildren, Leslie, Andy and Layla; and great-greatgrandchild, Michael. Arlene was preceded in death by her siblings, Roy and Violet. A memorial service will be 7 p.m. Thursday, March13, 2014, at Wilder Funeral Home, Homosassa. www.wilder funeral.com DEATHSContinued from Page A6 OBITUARIES The Citrus County Chronicles policy permits both free and paid obituaries. Email obits@ chronicle online.com or phone 352-563-5660 for details and pricing. Arlene Stratton Associated PressStocks drifted to a slightly lower finish Monday as investors sifted through a blend of discouraging economic data from China and Japan, as well as ongoing uncertainty over Russias incursion into Ukraine. Major market indexes pared their losses as the day drew to a close, aided by some high-flying stocks, including Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Chiquita Brands International and Southwest Airlines. In the absence of U.S. economic data, investors focused on news that Chinas exports slumped 18 percent in February. The report reinforced fears about the outlook for the worlds second-largest economy. In addition, Japan reported a record current account deficit for January and lowered its economic growth estimate for the October-December quarter to 0.7 percent from 1 percent. The reports made for a downbeat start for the market as investors seized the moment to recalibrate their stock holdings. It was a little bit of an excuse to take some money off the table, said Ron Florance, deputy chief investment officer at Wells Fargo Private Bank. We have geopolitical uncertainty, so (its) a good excuse to re-evaluate your risk exposure. Its going to be par for the course for this year. The Standard & Poors 500 index edged down 0.87 of a point to close at 1,877.17. It had been down 11 points earlier. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 34.04 points, or 0.2 percent, to 16,418.68. The Nasdaq composite fell 1.77 points, or less than 0.1 percent, to 4,334.45. The three major U.S. indexes are still up for the month, and only the Dow is down for the year. The S&P 500 ended Monday up 1.6 percent for the year, while the Nasdaq finished up 3.8 percent. The downbeat economic report from China hurt several industry sectors heavily reliant on Chinese economic growth, in particular, materials, energy and industrials. Six of the 10 sectors of the S&P 500 index ended lower, led by industrials. Mining company Cliffs Natural Resources was among the biggest decliners in the S&P 500, shedding 70 cents, or 3.8 percent to $17.95. The market is growing more pessimistic around growth in China, said David Chalupnik, head of equities for Nuveen Asset Management. Expectations have been coming down, but the numbers have been disappointing even those reduced expectations. Despite the disappointing data from China, some market watchers anticipate that last weeks gains will continue. Market slows on China growth fears BusinessBRIEFS Sbarro files for bankruptcy protection againNEW YORK Sbarro has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization for the second time in just three years as the pizza chain struggles to turn its business around amid a drop in traffic at shopping mall food courts. The bankruptcy filing on Monday comes after the company shuttered 155 of its U.S. locations last month. The Melville, N.Y., company still has about 800 locations globally, half of those in North America. The pizza chain isnt alone in hurting from the decline in traffic at shopping malls. Earlier this year, the owner of Hot Dog on a Stick also filed for bankruptcy protection, citing the negative impact from the trend. Sbarro is working to balance out its portfolio of mall-based stores with a new concept called Pizza Cucinova that lets people build their own pizzas, company spokesman Jonathan Dedmon said in an email. There are two locations of the new restaurant in Columbus, Ohio, and a third planned for Cincinnati in the summer, Dedmon said. Sbarro is also trying to update its image for serving re-heated pizza at a time when people are increasingly reaching for foods they feel are fresh and wholesome. Dedmon said the chain has been emphasizing freshness and quality of its pizza. Sbarro first filed for bankruptcy protection in April 2011 and emerged a few months later, saying that it significantly cut its debt and received a capital infusion. A new CEO then led a push to revitalize the chains image by touting new recipes and ovens. But the efforts apparently didnt take hold. The company says its latest strategy of store closings and balance sheet restructuring will slash debt by more than 80 percent and improve its profitability.American Air says asset sales totaled $381 millionDALLAS The CEO of American Airlines says his company is getting $381 million from selling takeoff and landing rights at New Yorks LaGuardia Airport and Reagan National Airport outside Washington. Doug Parker said his airline was paid more than it expected to get for the rights called slots at the busy airports. The U.S. Justice Department put a higher figure more than $425 million on Americans gain. Parker said that the government might have added the value of slots that American picked up at New Yorks Kennedy Airport, Thats their valuation, not ours. The Justice Department did not immediately comment. In comments filed Monday in federal district court in Washington, the Justice Department said the value of the slots proved that it drove a hard bargain last year when it settled its antitrust lawsuit against the merger of American and US Airways. The airlines agreed to give up some of their slots at LaGuardia and Reagan and two gates each at airports in Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston, Miami and Dallas. Slots at Reagan, LaGuardia, Kennedy and the Newark, N.J., airport are limited by the government, making them valuable when they hit the market. A pair of slots is needed for each round-trip flight.Obama economists: Rosier picture if budget passedWASHINGTON President Barack Obamas top economists say the nation is on track to make economic progress over the next two years, but say it would do even better if Congress would enact the additional spending he proposed in his most recent budget. A divided Congress in an election year is not likely to heed that call. In their annual report to the president, the Council of Economic Advisers says the nations economy would grow by 3.3 percent in 2014 and 3.5 percent in 2015 and that unemployment would drop to 6.4 percent in 2015 and 6 percent in 2016. Februarys unemployment rate was 6.7 percent. That forecast assumes that Congress would approve $56 billion in spending that is above the limits set in a bipartisan budget agreement earlier this year. The non-partisan Congressional Budget Office predicts the economy will grow 2.7 percent in 2014, and Goldman Sachs forecast growth of 2.8 percent this year. The Federal Reserve in December projected growth between 2.8 and 3.2 percent in 2014. All those outlooks are based on existing policies, not on Obamas budget proposals.Colorado collects $2M in recreational pot taxesDENVER Colorado made roughly $2 million in marijuana taxes in January, state revenue officials reported Monday in the worlds first accounting of the recreational pot business. The tax total reported by the state Department of Revenue indicates $14.02 million worth of recreational pot was sold. The state collected roughly $2.01 million in taxes. Colorado legalized pot in 2012, but the commercial sale of marijuana didnt begin until January. Washington state sales begin in coming months. The pot taxes come from 12.9 percent sales taxes and 15 percent excise taxes. Voters approved the pot taxes last year. They declared that the first $40 million of the excise tax must go to school construction; the rest will be spent by state lawmakers. Colorado has about 160 state-licensed recreational marijuana stores, though local licensing kept some from opening in January. From wire reports
OPINION Page A10TUESDAY, MARCH 11, 2014 Unspeakable crimes in North KoreaNationwide starvation and torture in North Korea was made public by the United Nations in February. The U.N. wants the world to know what is occurring in this oppressive nation. A 372-page U.N. report in Geneva compared North Korea to NaziGermany. They dont want world leaders to say we didnt know, as they did when the Nazi empire collapsed, and Pathe News movies showed concentration camps being liberated by Americans in eastern Europe. Kim Jong-un is the third Communists dictator to rule North Korea. His grandfather was the founder. The scale of crimes against humanity is so great that nothing compares in the contemporary world as to what North Korea is doing. Pencil drawings by people who have escaped the concentration camps gives evidence to the types of torture occurring through out the county on a daily basis. The pictures are graphic hard to look at. China, who supports North Korea, is aiding and abetting crimes against humanity by sending defectors back to North Korea, who are sent to prison camps, tortured and executed. I watched some of the news talk shows on television claiming there isnt anything our government can do. But we individuals can do something significant. If China is abetting crimes, we should stop buying products made in China. Walmart, which sells Chinese products, should be boycotted. American corporations who use China as source of cheap labor are also compliant, allowing China to send back North Korea citizens who have escaped into their country. L.M. Eastman LecantoGood show, but hard on handicappedI understand the Chamber of Commerce is the sponsor of the Floral City Strawberry Festival. Good show. I would like to know who was responsible for putting the disabled up the hill, expecting them to feel safe walking down to get to the main entrance. Now that was not bad enough, but when they were at the end of their stay, having to climb back up the hill to their cars. It was not fun. I talked to several people who did not understand why this was done. This doesnt say too much for the disabled people of America, does it?Shirley Granneman Floral City DAVIDM. SHRIBMAN WITHFRITZBYERSFifty years ago, Lyndon Johnson began the War on Poverty and proclaimed his vision for a Great Society, civil rights workers were killed in Mississippi during Freedom Summer, and the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution paved the way toward steep troop escalations in Southeast Asia. But the event of 1964 that allowed Americans to acquire a deeper understanding of all these events and of the dramatic events that followed in Vietnam and Watergate was a decision rendered in the whispery confines of the chambers of the U.S. Supreme Court. A half-century ago on March 9, 1964, the justices handed down their unanimous ruling in New York Timesv. Sullivan. The thumbnail interpretation of this decision that public figures would have to prove actual malice to win a libel case triggered a tremor in legal offices, judicial chambers and newsrooms from coast to coast. Fifty years on, we see that the significance of the decision was its establishment of a single national standard in libel cases, one that frees the press to do the job the Constitution entrusts to it and protects the press against state incursions on press freedoms. Today we take for granted the vigorous press this decision produced and preserved. On a national level, it permitted The Washington Postto conduct its landmark Watergate investigation. On a regional level, it has permitted newspapers like thePittsburgh Post-Gazetteto uncover serious abuses in police overtime and present a groundbreaking series of stories detailing the pinions of power in our community both prepared and published without fear that arcane libel laws designed to protect the king and Church of England from critics would be applied to us, punishing our daring and silencing our writers. We are the executive editor and the outside counsel of thePost-Gazetteand, far from Washington and the great dramas of war and national politics, we and our readers are the daily beneficiaries of this ruling. The Sullivan decision grew out of an Alabama case in which the state establishment sought to punish a Northern paper for commenting on the civil rights movement. It put to rest the long-smoldering idea of seditious libel, the notion that a statement could defame a government, and it ended the threat posed by a wave of similar suits across the South, accounting for $300 million in possible damage claims and raising the prospect that newspapers would be cowed into no longer covering civil rights issues. Until 1964, the assumption was that, as the Alabama Supreme Court put it in its decision that triggered the high courts review, the First Amendment does not protect libelous publications. The dangerous result: States could handle libel as they wished. We an editor and his lawyer are no advocates of libelous publications. But our work is deeply affected by how courts define and apply the idea of libel. In Sullivan, the Supreme Court placed this crucial question in the context of the broader civil aspirations that undergird the First Amendment and suffuse the Constitution. This sentence, written by Justice William J. Brennan Jr., may be the most important 44 words in press law since James Madison drafted the First Amendment in 1789: We consider this case against the background of a profound national commitment to the principle that debate on public issues should be uninhibited, robust and wide-open, and that it may well include vehement, caustic and sometimes unpleasantly sharp attacks on government and public officials. The court connected this commitment to the history of the Sedition Act of 1798, passed early in the republic but rejected due to what the court deemed a broad consensus that the Act, because of the restraint it imposed upon criticism of government and public officials, was inconsistent with the First Amendment. With the Sullivan decision often misunderstood but never minimized in importance the Supreme Court swept away the fear that routine but robust news coverage of government and of social movements might be met (and silenced) by libel suits. If it had gone the other way, the press would have been chilled, criticism of government and of governmental officials would have been restricted, and self-censorship might have reigned in the nations newsrooms. Instead, we have a yeasty press today and a legacy of courageous reporting, not only on civil rights but also on presidential power, Congress, national security and, following the Bush v. Gore case that settled the 2000 presidential election, the Supreme Court itself. By creating the necessary breathing space for this vigorous, even querulous press, the Supreme Court altered the entire nature of libel litigation and the public has been the winner.David M. Shribman is executive editor of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Fritz Byers is a First Amendment lawyer based in Toledo, Ohio. Together they taught a special Harvard Law School session on how an editor and a lawyer work together. Patience is the best medicine.John Florio, 1578 A victory for press and public 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 PLANNING TOOL Medical corridor plan advances During its last meeting, the county commission approved by a 4-1 vote an amendment to the Comprehensive Plan aimed at fostering development of a medical corridor along County Road 491 from State Road 44 to County Road 486. Along with plans to widen the two-lane road to four lanes, the medical corridor overlay plan is a growth management tool aimed at fostering both commercial and residential development along the two-mile planning corridor. By adopting the plan amendment, the county seeks to guide development of the stretch of highway that is already becoming populated by medically related enterprises ranging from physician offices and clinics to a surgery center, a pharmacy, assisted living facilities and a hospice house. Ideally, the overlay will help this stretch of highway be a well-planned development instead of simply a happening and will help bring to fruition plans for a medical corridor that have been discussed for the last four years. In discussion of the plan amendment, the commission recognized that there may be conflicting land use within the planning area, and removed some property from the overlay to avoid future conflicts. This was a good decision that may help avoid some conflicts as the medical corridor is developed. Any development plan is only a guideline, and should not be so rigid as to discourage desirable economic activity. However, having a plan for how an area will develop is a tool the county has and should use to help guide growth within a specified area. Putting the overlay in place is a significant step for continued economic development in the planning area, and should encourage additional medical services for our existing population and to those now moving into the county. In addition, development of new medical facilities will encourage other business and residential growth in the planning area that supports and compliments the medical facilities. Citrus County has a population older than the state average. With an aging population there is a continued and increasing need for medical services. These will be provided by someone, somewhere, either inside or out of the county. By fostering development of a designated medical corridor within the county, the county is looking long-term and is promoting a viable economic development plan for the benefit of all county residents. THE ISSUE:County approves comprehensive plan amendment.OUR OPINION:Plan promotes desirable economic development. OPINIONS INVITED The opinions expressed in Chronicle editorials are the opinions of the newspapers editorial board.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 A drop in the tankThe penny progression is still in progress. Another penny drop by the big gas stations. This is the fourth consecutive onepenny drop. But when they go up 8 cents, 12 cents, 9 cents, why isnt it 1-cent increases? The penny progression continues day after day after day.Just follow the lawIts been reported that St. Pete city officials are now debating the red-light cameras theyve been using in the city down there for two years. And to listen to some of the people that have comments about it, its almost hysterical. Its actually really funny. Most of them that dont want it say: Theyre of no value. We ought to get rid of them. Why do we got them? We have police here that can take of that. Well, if you talk to any law enforcement official, for them to really get somebody at a red light, hes got to be standing behind that vehicle and observe as they pass through that light while its red and if theyre moving through the intersection. And talk to any one of them and thats virtually impossible. Theyve got to be at the right place at the right time. I think the cameras are a great idea. Why be afraid of them? If youre going to obey the law, theres nothing to worry about. Stop the buzzTheres a little white-orange car buzzing around Sugarmill Woods who has our roads mixed up with the Sebring Road Race. If you see a little orange car, step back. Hes going too fast. He doesnt seem to care.Thanks for kindnessI want to thank the lady that found my checkbook on the side of the road and brought it to my house. And I want to apologize to her for being so rude to her. I was so upset and shocked at the thought of it, that I didnt even think and Im so sorry and I want to thank her very much. If she would like to visit me again, just come. Im usually home every day. Thank you again for your kindness in returning my checkbook that you found.Discovering honestyI would like to thank the gentleman who found my Discover card in front of the Walgreens at the Sugarmill Plaza and returned it to the cashier. Thank you very much. THE CHRONICLEinvites you to call Sound Off with your opinions about local or statewide subjects. 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(SR 44), Inverness, FL 34453 (352) 341-5520 7991 S Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa, FL 34446 (352) 382-8282 Primary Care Services Womens Health Stress Testing Hypertension Control Minor Surgical Procedures Arthritis Care Adult Physicals Infection Care Diabetes & Cholesterol Control Cardiovascular & Neurological Disease Treatment Primary Care Services Womens Health Stress Testing Hypertension Control Minor Surgical Procedures Arthritis Care Adult Physicals Infection Care Diabetes & Cholesterol Control Cardiovascular & Neurological Disease Treatment Affiliated with Citrus Memorial Health System Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center West Florida Medical Associates NOW ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS We continue to see the patients of Dr. Susana Donaire, Dr. Shirley Ice & Dr. Carlos Gonzales 12 months prior to the raid. Of that number, 643,000 were doses of oxycodone, according to detectives. The street value of the pills was estimated to be $12 million. Other prescriptions included doses of Xanax, Soma, Methadone, Oxycontin and other schedule II and III substances. McIntires license was suspended by the state Department of Health. The raid was the biggest pain clinic shutdown in the history of Citrus County. McIntire, 58, of St. Petersburg, reportedly was not a stranger to law enforcement. He was arrested in December of 2011 in connection with another raid at the Harbour Medical Group in Lutz. The sheriffs office worked the case in concert with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, the Metropolitan Bureau of Investigation, the State Attorneys Office, the Hernando County Sheriffs Office and the Pinellas County Pill Diversion Task Force.Contact Chronicle reporter A.B. Sidibe at 352564-2925 or asidibe@ chronicleonline.com. RICOContinued from Page A1 The stolen passports, one belonging to Christian Kozel of Austria, and the other to Luigi Maraldi of Italy, were entered into Interpols database after they were taken in Thailand in 2012 and 2013, the police organization said. Electronic booking records show that one-way tickets with those names were issued Thursday from a travel agency in the beach resort of Pattaya in eastern Thailand. Thai police Col. Supachai Phuykaeokam said those reservations were placed with the agency by a second travel agency in Pattaya, Grand Horizon. Thai police and Interpol officers questioned the owners. Officials at Grand Horizon refused to talk to The Associated Press. Police Lt. Col. Ratchthapong Tia-sood said the travel agency was contacted by an Iranian man known only as Mr. Ali to book the tickets for the two men. We have to look further into this Mr. Alis identity because its almost a tradition to use an alias when doing business around here, he said. The travel agencys owner, Benjaporn Krutnait, told The Financial Timesshe believed Mr. Ali was not connected to terrorism because he had asked for the cheapest tickets to Europe and did not specify the Kuala Lumpur to Beijing flight. Malaysias police chief was quoted by local media as saying that one of the two men had been identified. Civil aviation chief Azharuddin Abdul Rahman declined to confirm this, but said they were of nonAsian appearance, adding that authorities were looking at the possibility the men were connected to a stolen passport syndicate. Asked by a reporter what they looked like, he said: Do you know of a footballer by the name of (Mario) Balotelli? He is an Italian. Do you know how he looks like? A reporter then asked, Is he black? and the aviation chief replied, Yes. Possible causes of the apparent crash include an explosion, catastrophic engine failure, terrorist attack, extreme turbulence, pilot error or even suicide, according to experts, many of whom cautioned against speculation because so little is known. CRASHContinued from Page A1 Associated PressPolicemen question a staff member of Grand Horizon Travel Monday at its office in Pattaya, Chonburi province, Thailand. Thai police said owners of the travel agency told them they had received orders from a China Southern Airlines office in Bangkok for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 for two individuals who boarded the flight with fake passports. Arcade fix poses problems The News Service of FloridaTALLAHASSEE An attempt to clear up confusion over laws regulating arcade games may create even more problems, possibly opening the door for a resurgence in storefront casinos and senior arcades. A year ago, lawmakers hurriedly passed a law shutting down Internet cafs in response to a multi-state investigation into Allied Veterans of the World, a bogus charity accused of running an illegal gambling ring throughout the state. The new law also was intended to shut down adult arcades frequented by seniors. But family entertainment centers like Dave & Busters and Chuck E. Cheeses, as well as retailers with claw machines, said they were caught in the crosshairs of last years law. Sen. Kelli Stargel, RLakeland, has proposed a bill that she said further clarifies and updates the laws regarding games at arcades, bowling alleys and retailers. The Senate Gaming Committee on Monday unanimously approved the proposal. But Sen. Maria Sachs, D-Delray Beach, asked whether the proposed law could also apply to senior arcades, many of which shut down after the Internet caf ban was passed last year. Committee Chairman Garrett Richter, R-Naples, said he didnt know, when asked if the measure would allow the senior arcades to reopen.
Ride em Associated PressWalla Walla Community Colleges Cory Rose competes in the bareback portion of the WWCC Rodeo on Sunday at the fairgrounds in Walla Walla, Wash. Court-martial trial in jeopardyFORT BRAGG, N.C. The sexual assault case against an Army general was thrown into jeopardy Monday when the judge said the military may have improperly pressed ahead with a trial to send a message about its determination to curb rape and other widespread misconduct. Judge Col. James Pohl refused to dismiss the charges against Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair but offered the defense another chance to plea-bargain the case down with a different set of military officials. Pohl reviewed newly disclosed emails in Sinclairs case and said he found evidence of unlawful command influence in Fort Bragg officials decision to reject a plea deal before the trial began late last week. Under the military code of justice, the decision was supposed to be decided solely on the evidence, not its broader political implications. Sinclair, the 51-year-old former deputy commander of the 82nd Airborne Division, is accused of twice forcing a female captain to perform oral sex on him in Afghanistan in 2011 during a three-year extramarital affair. He has admitted to the affair but denied assaulting the woman.Lawmakers: Add Sikhs to militaryWASHINGTON A bipartisan group of 105 lawmakers urged the Defense Department on Monday to make it easier for practicing Sikh Americans who wear beards and turbans to serve in the military. The House members wrote to Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel calling for an end to a presumptive ban on Sikhs serving. Under a policy announced in January, troops can seek waivers on a case-by-case basis to wear religious clothing, seek prayer time or engage in religious practices. Approval depends on where the service member is stationed and whether the change would affect military readiness or the mission. But the Sikh Coalition, a group that advocates for the estimated half-million Sikhs living in the U.S., said that in the last 30 years, only three Sikhs have received permission to serve in the U.S. Army while maintaining their articles of faith, namely turbans and unshorn hair, including beards. From wire reports Nation BRIEFS NATION& WORLD Page A12TUESDAY, MARCH 11, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Colorful Associated PressA Sadhu or Hindu holy man leans against a closed door Monday at the Nandagram Temple, famous for Lord Krishna, during the Lathmar Holi festival in Nandgaon, 75 miles from New Delhi, India. Pistorius vomits during trialPRETORIA, South Africa Hunched over, vomiting into a bucket by his feet and retching loudly, Oscar Pistorius was vividly reminded at his murder trial Monday of the gruesome injuries he inflicted on his girlfriend when a pathologist described how the Olympian fatally shot her multiple times with bullets designed to cause maximum damage. The testimony by Prof. Gert Saayman, who performed the autopsy on Reeva Steenkamps body, was so graphic that it was not broadcast or reported live on social media by journalists under an order from Judge Thokozile Masipa. Saayman methodically listed the extent of the three main gunshot wounds Steenkamp suffered on Valentines Day last year when she was shot by the double-amputee runner in the right side of the head, the right hip and the right arm through a toilet cubicle door. The pathologist said Steenkamp, 29, was hit by special Black Talon bullets and that the head shot from Pistorius 9 mm pistol was probably almost instantly fatal, causing brain damage and multiple fractures to her skull. Bent over while sitting on a wooden bench, Pistorius vomited when Saayman reached his right hand up toward the right side of his own head to show the entrance and exit wounds in Steenkamps skull.Report: Syrian health care badBEIRUT Syrias health care system is on the brink of collapse, with medics forced to engage in brutal medical practices in order to save lives: knocking out patients with metal bars because of lack of anesthesia, or amputating infants limbs for lack of other ways to treat their injuries, an international charity organization said in a report published Monday. Newborns die in hospital incubators during power outages, while millions of children have been exposed to deadly diseases, some of which are preventable with vaccinations and basic medical equipment, Save the Children said. The conflict has ravaged Syria for three years and has hit the countrys health facilities and health providers hard. Hospitals have been bombed by government forces in rebelheld areas. World BRIEFS From wire reports Animals distinguish human tones Associated PressWASHINGTON Dr. Seuss had it right: Horton really does hear a Who. Wild elephants can distinguish between human languages, and they can tell whether a voice comes from a man, woman or boy, a new study states. Thats what researchers found when they played recordings of people for elephants in Kenya. Scientists said this is an advanced thinking skill that other animals havent shown. It lets elephants figure out who is a threat and who isnt. The result shows that while humans are studying elephants, the clever animals are also studying people and drawing on their famed powers of memory, said study author Karen McComb. Basically, they have developed this very rich knowledge of the humans that they share their habitat with, said McComb, a professor of animal behavior and cognition at the University of Sussex in England. Memory is key. They must build up that knowledge somehow. The study was released Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Its close but not quite like the Dr. Seuss book, where the empathetic elephant Horton hears something that others cant hear. McComb and colleagues went to Amboseli National Park in Kenya, where hundreds of wild elephants live among humans, sometimes coming in conflict over scarce water. The scientists used voice recordings of Maasai men, who on occasion kill elephants in confrontations over grazing for cattle, and Kamba men, who are less of a threat to the elephants. The recordings contained the same phrase in two different languages: Look over there. A group of elephants is coming. By about a two-to-one margin, the elephants reacted defensively retreating and gathering in a bunch more to the Maasai language recording because it was associated with the more threatening human tribe, said study co-author Graeme Shannon of Colorado State University. They are making such a fine-level discrimination using human language skills, Shannon said. Theyre able to acquire quite detailed knowledge. The only way of doing this is with an exceptionally large brain. They repeated the experiment with recordings of Maasai men and women. Since women almost never spear elephants, the animals reacted less to the womens voices. The same thing happened when they substituted young boys voices. Making this kind of fine distinctions in human voice patterns is quite remarkable, said Emory University animal cognition expert Frans de Waal, who was not part of the study. In yet another experiment McComb and Shannon altered female and male voices, making female voices sound male by lowering their tone and resonance, and males sound female by raising their pitches. Those kinds of changes fool most humans, but the clever elephants werent tricked, McComb said. They still moved away from the altered male voices and not the altered female voices. Senate votes for change Associated PressWASHINGTON The Senate overwhelmingly approved a bill late Monday making big changes in the military justice system to deal with sexual assault, including scrapping the nearly century-old practice of using a good soldier defense to raise doubts that a crime has been committed. On a vote of 97-0, the Senate rallied behind a bipartisan plan crafted by three female senators Democrat Claire McCaskill of Missouri and Republicans Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire and Deb Fischer of Nebraska that would impose a halfdozen changes to combat the pervasive problem of rape and sexual offenses that Pentagon leaders have likened to a cancer within the ranks. Unanimous agreement in the U.S. Senate is pretty rare but rarer still is the kind of sweeping, historic change weve achieved over the past year in the military justice system, McCaskill said after the vote. Still, that unanimous support was in sharp contrast to last week, when military leaders vigorously opposed a measure by Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, DN.Y., that would have stripped commanders of their authority to prosecute cases and given that power to seasoned military lawyers outside the chain of command. Though expressing certain reservations, the Pentagon had been generally accepting of the new bill. The House could act on the legislation as a standalone measure or incorporate it into the massive defense policy bill that it pulls together in the spring. This is not the end of this, Ayotte said in brief remarks on the Senate floor after the vote. We will make sure reforms are implemented, commanders are held accountable and victims are treated with dignity and respect. The new legislation would change the military rules of evidence to prohibit the accused from using good military character as an element of his defense in court-martial proceedings unless it was directly relevant to the alleged crime. The good soldier defense could encompass a defendants military record of reliability, dependability, professionalism and reputation as an individual who could be counted on in war and peacetime. McCaskill described it as the ridiculous notion that how well one flies a plane should have anything to do with whether they committed a crime. US network to scan workers with secret clearances Associated PressWASHINGTON Stung by internal security lapses, U.S. intelligence officials plan to use a sweeping electronic system to continually monitor workers with secret clearances, current and former officials told The Associated Press. The system is intended to identify rogue agents, corrupt officials and leakers and draws on a Defense Department model under development for more than a decade, according to officials and documents reviewed by the AP Intelligence officials have long wanted a computerized system that could monitor employees, in part to foil leakers like former National Security Agency analyst Edward Snowden, whose revelations bared massive U.S. surveillance operations. Such a system might also detect troubling signs in those who already hold security clearances, such as the shooter in last years mass killings at Washingtons Navy Yard. Many of the nearly 4 million government employees who hold secret clearances would be scanned by the new system, officials say. An administration review of the governments security clearance process due this month is expected to support continuous monitoring as part of a package of comprehensive changes. Privacy advocates and government employee union officials expressed concerns that electronic monitoring could intrude into individuals private lives, prompt flawed investigations and put sensitive personal data at greater risk. Supporters say the system would have safeguards. Workers with secret clearances are already required to undergo background checks of their finances and private lives before they are hired and again during periodic re-investigations. What we need is a system of continuous evaluation where when someone is in the system and theyre cleared initially, then we have a way of monitoring their behavior, both their electronic behavior on the job as well as off the job, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper told Congress last month. Clapper said the proposed system would extend across the government, drawing on six or seven data streams. Monitoring of employees at some agencies could begin as early as September and be fully operational across the government by September 2016. The price tag, Clapper conceded, is going to be costly. Budget documents released last week show the Pentagon requesting nearly $9 million next year for insider threat-related research. Elephants pay attention Associated PressA wild elephant in Amboseli National Park in Kenya reacts to sound played by scientists in April 2011 in experiments that show they can distinguish between human languages and genders. This is an advanced thinking skill that no other non-human animals have demonstrated, scientists say. Bill would combat military sexual assaults Oscar Pistoriuson trial for murder. Jeffrey Sinclaircharged with sex assault.
College basketball/ B2, B3 NBA, NHL/ B2 Scoreboard/B3 TV, lottery/B3 Golf/B4 Baseball/ B4 Detroit experienced a power surge during a spring training rout of St. Louis on Monday./B4 SPORTSSection BTUESDAY, MARCH 11, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Associated PressTampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria grabs a pop fly Monday against the Boston Red Sox in Fort Myers. Bostons Lester shines as Red Sox top Rays 6-2 Associated PressFORT MYERS Jon Lester allowed one hit over three scoreless innings in his delayed first spring training start and David Ortiz hit his first home run of the exhibition season Monday as the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2. Lester pitched 248 innings last year in the regularand postseason combined, and the Red Sox wanted to bring him along slowly this spring training. He struck out four and walked one against the Rays. Ortiz homered in the third on the first pitch from reliever Steve Geltz, and Mike Napoli added a solo homer off Erik Bedard in the sixth. Evan Longoria hit a solo homer on the first pitch from reliever Chris Capuano in the fourth. Rays starter Jake Odorizzi gave up one run and two hits in 2 1/3 innings.Starting timeRed Sox: Lester, who is on track to be the Red Sox opening-day starter, said his spring schedule has been odd but hes happy with his progress. Its felt a little weird just not being a part of nay games, being around the guys, he said. I feel like I havent seen the guys in about two weeks. So thats been a little weird. But I feel good so just keep building on that and just try to look forward to the next one. Boston manager John Farrell was satisfied with Lesters start. A very solid three innings of work, Farrell said. Any time Jon Lester walks to the mound its a good day. Rays: Odorizzi is working on a new pitch, a cross between a splitter and a changeup, which he calls The Thing. It was OK, he said. Nothing crazy good, nothing terrible. It was all right. The first inning was my fault, really. I just kept throwing whatever were calling it these days. I kept throwing it and throwing it and got behind just about everybody Associated PressDale Earnhardt Jr. drives during Sprint Cups Kobalt 400 race Sunday in Las Vegas; Earnhardt finished second. Drivers have been vocal in their displeasure about the alleged lack of safety in NASCARs new qualifying format. Associated PressCHARLOTTE, N.C. NASCAR would be hard-pressed to find many fans who dont prefer the drama and intrigue of the new, knockout qualifying format over the old system of single-car runs. But the rules have created a wrinkle that drivers up and down the grid say is far too dangerous. NASCAR has now been warned repeatedly, by some of the biggest names in the sport. And finding an immediate solution to what Brian Vickers called the most dangerous thing Ive ever done in racing should be NASCARs only item on the agenda this week. For two weeks in a row, drivers have complained that their engines are too hot following their qualifying runs. They can either cool the engines or gamble on not blowing the engine on the next fast lap. Only NASCAR has prohibited teams from cooling their cars on pit road because doing so would require the use of a cooling box. Since few adjustments are allowed during qualifying rounds, the cooling box is not an option because it would require teams to open the hood of the car. Once the hoods are open, inspectors would have too difficult of a time policing pit road to make sure no adjustments are being made to the cars. So teams figured out their own solution: Drivers are slowing their cars to a crawl and circling the track at slow speeds to cool the engines following their fast laps. Its going on at the same time as other drivers are speeding along, making their qualifying attempt. Youre going 200 mph out there, and cars that arent even running are running about 40, grumbled Clint Bowyer. Asked for his opinion, Ryan Newman simply said: Its not safe. Thats an easy answer. Its not safe. Those were just two of the gripes that came out of Las Vegas Motor Speedway, a 1.5-mile track that has enough room on the apron to accommodate the slow cars while the cars whizzing by them making a qualifying run. But NASCAR heads to Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend and the 0.533-mile bullring is incredibly short on the real estate needed to accommodate cars driving at dramatically different speeds. Vickers said there was a point during qualifying at Las Vegas Friday when he was riding slowly around the bottom of the track and Reed Sorenson sailed past him at a speed difference of 170 mph. We dont have impact data on 170-180 mph differential impacts, he said. If I hit someone with those speed discrepancies, thats going to be really bad for everyone. What more does NASCAR need to hear before officials figure out a solution? True, the system is only two weeks old and theres yet to be a serious incident. Waiting to see how it develops over the next few weeks is a reckless gamble. After spending much of last year working on a new rules package to improve the quality of racing at superspeedways, NASCAR vice president of innovation and racing development Gene Stefanyshyn warned before Sundays first test at Las Vegas that one race would not be a true indicator of progress. Give it time, he urged, for teams to get a handle on the rules and adjust accordingly before deciding if more work was needed. NASCAR must address perils of new qualifying format for drivers Former Lion Delmas signs with DolphinsMIAMI Safety Louis Delmas has signed a one-year contract with the Miami Dolphins thats worth up to $3.5 million. Miami also released cornerback Dimitri Patterson on Monday. Patterson was plagued by injuries the past two seasons, and his departure frees up more than $5 million in salary-cap space. Delmas spent the past five seasons with the Detroit Lions, who released him last month. Hes expected to replace Chris Clemons, who can become a free agent Tuesday. Delmas started 15 games in 2013 and had a career-high three interceptions. The South Florida native was a secondround draft pick who made 64 starts for the Lions.SRCS softball routs Wildwood 14-3Alexis King homered and doubled twice to power the Seven Rivers Christian softball team to a 14-3 victory over Wildwood in five innings Monday night. King also scored twice and had three RBIs to pace the Warriors offensively. Delaney Byers earned the victory for Seven Rivers by striking out eight in five frames, while yielding five hits. The Warriors (6-2 overall) hosts Orlando First Assembly today.Panthers find Celtics hard to stay withThe Lecanto flag football team lost 49-0 Monday at Trinity Catholic High School in Ocala. Theyre just a very good football team, and were playing a lot of young kids, Lecanto coach Bob LeCours said. Lecanto (0-1) plays 6:15 p.m. Monday at Crystal River.CB Shields officially back with PackersGREEN BAY, Wis. The Packers have officially announced the re-signing of Sam Shields, who would have been one of the top cornerbacks available this offseason in free agency. General manager Ted Thompson made it official in a statement Monday. The undrafted rookie in 2010 out of Miami started 14 games last season with 61 tackles, four interceptions and 16 passes defended. Shields agreed to a four-year deal worth $39 million with a $12.5 million signing bonus. He has combined with Tramon Williams to form a solid cornerback tandem for Green Bay.Seattle re-signs free agent DE BennettRENTON, Wash. Free agent defensive end Michael Bennett is returning to Seattle after agreeing to a multi-year deal with the Super Bowl champion Seahawks. Terms of the contract were not immediately available on Monday. Bennett was considered one of the top free agents in the NFL after a breakout season with the Seahawks where he led the team in sacks and proved a versatile option as a defensive end and defensive tackle. Bennett was thought to have been strongly pursued by Chicago, where he had a chance of joining his brother, Martellus, with the Bears. From staff, wire reports SPORTS BRIEFS See DANGER/ Page B3 DAVIDPIEKLIK CorrespondentINVERNESS Citrus High School was ready for some Monday night football, as the girls flag football team beat Crystal River 19-6 in the season opener. Sam Kanawall found Micah Jenkins open down the sideline for a 20-yard touchdown pass early in the fourth quarter to break a 6-6 tie. A late touchdown run by Kailey Rouleau secured the win for the Lady Hurricanes. Citrus head coach Ashley Cooper told her players afterward, Nice first game. I think we got our nerves out the first half. Disciplined defense by both teams kept the game scoreless in the first half, capped by the Canes stopping the Pirates Shirley Kortendick at the Citrus 3-yard line on a fourth and goal run attempt. With about four minutes left in the first half, Rouleau ran toward the right sideline, cut back toward the middle of the field and ran past Pirate defenders for a 41yard touchdown to make the score 6-0. It didnt take long for the Pirates to bounce back; in fact, it only took one play. On the first play of the second half, Stephanie Morrison spotted Jasmyne Eason moving toward the middle of the field in tight coverage. Her pass to Eason was a little high and bounced straight up off Easons hands. Eason caught the carom, spun and ran down the left sideline for an 80-yard touchdown to tie the game. Though the Pirates plundered the momentum, they couldnt get the ball into Hurricanes territory, the remainder of the game. Breea Van Hises interception of a Morrison pass at the Pirates 20 set up the pivotal throw for Kanawall. Though she was initially looking for another receiver, Kanawall said she spotted Jenkins behind coverage and knew she had to get the ball to her, throwing a perfect spiral to the 2-yard line Jenkins hauled in before eluding an attempt at her flag belt. On the Canes next possession, Kanawall had a touchdown pass erased by an illegal contact call on a teammate. Four plays later, she was forced to run from pressure, scampering 18 yards to set up Rouleaus score on the ensuing play, with a successful 1point conversion giving the Canes a 13-point lead. Kanawall thought her team played better than they thought they would for its first game. Im really excited about the season for us, she said. Citrus flag football scores 19-6 win over CR in season opener for both See RAYS/ Page B3
Associated PressUNCASVILLE, Conn. Breanna Stewart scored 20 points and top-ranked Connecticut beat No. 3 Louisville 72-52 on Monday night to win the inaugural American Athletic Conference tournament. With the victory, UConn (34-0) became the 14th team to enter the NCAA tournament without a loss. Its the sixth time that the Huskies have accomplished that feat. Theyve gone on to win the national championship four of those years. UConn got off to a quick start, scoring the first eight points of the game. Louisville trailed 28-20 with 6 minutes left in the first half before Stewart took over. Her three-point play started a 12-2 run to close the half. Stewart, the tournaments MVP, had seven points during the burst as UConn led 40-22 at the break. Louisville (30-4) scored the first five points in second half, but could get no closer because of Stewart and the Huskies.Big East tournament No. 23 DePaul 100, Marquette 90CHICAGO Jasmine Penny made 10 of 11 shots and finished with 26 points as No. 23 DePaul beat 5th-seeded Marquette 100-90 to advance to the title game of the Big East Conference tournament. Top-seeded DePaul will face No. 2 seed St. Johns in the championship game today. DePaul jumped out to a 55-38 lead at halftime, with 16 points by Chanise Jenkins. Katie Youngs 3-pointer with 2:15 left cut Marquettes deficit to 89-80, the first time DePauls second-half lead had dipped below double-digits. DePaul made 7 of 10 free throws in the final minute. Jenkins had 23 and Megan Rogowski 21 for DePaul (26-6). Marquette (21-10) was led by Young with 25 points. Brooklyn Pumroy had 21 points and Katherine Plouffe had 19 and 17 rebounds. Both teams shot 50 percent but Marquette had 17 turnovers and was 19 of 24 from the line to 26 of 40 for DePaul.Big 12 title No. 9 Baylor 74, No. 7 West Va. 71OKLAHOMA CITY Odyssey Sims overcame an ankle injury and scored 19 points to help No. 9 Baylor defeat No. 7 West Virginia 74-71 in the Big 12 womens championship game. Niya Johnson also had 19 points and made four free throws in the final minute, and Nina Davis added 16 points for the Lady Bears (29-4), who have won 15 of their past 16 games. Davis, a freshman, was named the tournaments most outstanding player. Bria Holmes scored 24 points and Linda Stepney added 10 for West Virginia (29-4). The teams shared the regular-season Big 12 title and split their games during the regular season, with each winning on the others home court. B2TUESDAY, MARCH11, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS 10405 N. Sherman Dr., Citrus Springs, FL www.eldiablogolf.com000HIKB FREE GOLF! 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Tampa Bay, 1-4-2 since the Olympic break ended, also got a goal from Tyler Johnson. After Erat scored following an errant defensive zone pass by Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman 2:13 into the third, Boedker put the Coyotes ahead 3-2 with a rebound goal at 7:48. Palat gave the Lightning a 2-1 lead from in-close off a pass from Ryan Callahan with 52.3 seconds left in the second. Johnson scored his fourth short-handed goal and 20th overall this season to put the Lightning up 1-0 at 11:26 of the first. With Steven Stamkos off for hooking, the rookie went around stumbling defenseman Keith Yandle and put a backhand past Smith. After not having a shorthanded goal last season, Tampa Bay has nine in 2013-14. The Lightning have a short-handed goal in three straight games and six of their past 15. McMillan tied it at 1 on a rebound goal 61 seconds into the second after Bishop stopped Yandles shot.Stars C Peverley collapses; game postponedDALLAS The game between Dallas and the Columbus Blue Jackets was called off in the first period after Stars forward Rich Peverley collapsed on the bench. Play was halted 6:23 into the game as Peverley was carried from the bench. A public address announcement was made several minutes later that the 31-year-old Peverley was conscious and taken to the hospital. Theyre shaken and they want to reschedule. We understand that, John Davidson, the Blue Jackets president of hockey operations, told Fox Sports Ohio. They were shaken to the core. There was no immediate announcement of when the game would be made up. Columbus was leading 1-0. Peverley missed the start of the season because of a procedure to correct an irregular heartbeat, a condition diagnosed during a training camp physical.Penguins 3, Capitals 2WASHINGTON Sidney Crosby had a hand in both early goals and Pittsburgh converted on two of its first three shots, Chris Kunitz scored twice, and the Penguins beat Alex Ovechkins struggling Washington Capitals 3-2. Crosby finished with his 30th goal and two assists to raise his NHL-leading point total to 87, matching his uniform number. The Penguins beat Washington for the seventh consecutive time and overtook idle Boston for the Eastern Conferences best record. The Capitals, who began the day outside of the playoff picture in 10th place in the East, have lost four of their past five games. Monday featured the largely uneventful NHL debut of Capitals forward Evgeny Kuznetsov, a 2010 first-round draft pick. The teams play each other again Tuesday at Pittsburgh.Predators 4, Senators 3, OTOTTAWA, Ontario Seth Jones scored at 3:49 of overtime and the Nashville Predators defeated the Ottawa Senators 4-3. Ryan Ellis broke in alone on goaltender Robin Lehner and Jones was there to bang home the loose puck. Associated PressMILWAUKEE Brandon Knight scored 24 points and sparked Milwaukees rousing rally from an 18point deficit with a dunk to lead the Bucks to a 105-98 win Monday night over the Orlando Magic. Knight confounded Orlando with a quick first step and threw down a dunk for a 74-71 lead with 10:57 left after Ramon Sessions went high for an outlet pass in the lane and patted the ball back to his driving backcourt mate. The lead swelled to 95-81 with 2:49 left before Orlando mounted its own late charge to get within three off a 3 from Jameer Nelson with 35 seconds left. But the Bucks hit their foul shots late and Orlando was hurt after Nikola Vucevic was whistled for an offensive foul with 22 seconds left. A game between two of the worst teams in the league the Bucks and Magic had combined for 95 losses coming into the night turned into an entertaining affair down the stretch that saw the Bucks snap a three-game skid. Knight was the difference. His hustling play was in stark contrast to the lethargic Bucks squad that allowed Orlando to build a 31-13 lead with a 13-0 run. Orlandos Tobias Harris had 11 during the spurt against his former team. Nelson finished with 13 while Maurice Harkless had 14 for Orlando, which landed seven players in double figures. All of Harris points came during the early run. Several times early in the contest it looked as though the Magic would hold on for their fifth road victory of the year. They even got guard Victor Oladipo back after the rookie missed the last two games with left ankle soreness. But the stretch run belonged to Knight, who at one point went shotfor-shot late in the third quarter with Oladipo while Milwaukee chipped away at the big deficit. Knight nearly singlehandedly blew past Orlando to start the fourth. A layup with 11:21 left gave Milwaukee a 72-71 lead, its first advantage since the quarter. Then came Knights dunk. Sessions forced a steal before the loose ball got to teammate Giannis Antetokounmpo. The rookie threw a high pass down court back to Sessions, who jumped with one arm outstretched and got the ball to the streaking Knight for the throwdown. After another missed Magic shot, Knight hurt Orlando again, this time with a 3 from the wing for a 7771 lead with 10:30 left. Khris Middleton added three fourth-quarter 3s to help the Bucks build its own double-digit lead before having to stave off Orlandos last-ditch rally. Oladipo came off the bench and finished with 12 points on 5-of-6 shooting. Middleton had 21 points, while Ersan Ilyasova added 16 points and 11 rebounds. Ilyasova gave Milwaukee a spark in the first half before Knight lifted the team in the second.Heat 99, Wizards 90MIAMI Dwyane Wade scored 13 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter, LeBron James led all scorers with 23 points and the Miami Heat clinched a playoff spot by beating the Washington Wizards 99-90. Chris Bosh scored 22 for the Heat, who snapped a three-game slide and moved within one game of Indiana in the race for the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference. Ray Allen added 13 for Miami, which was down one midway through the fourth before Wade sparked a 12-0 run with five points, three assists and a block at the rim. The Heat never trailed again, and avoided their first four-game slide since 2011. Bradley Beal scored 18 points, Martell Webster added 17 and Drew Gooden scored 15 for the Wizards.Bobcats 105, Nuggets 98CHARLOTTE, N.C. Al Jefferson scored 26 points and Kemba Walker added 24 as the Charlotte Bobcats won their seventh straight game at home, defeating the Denver Nuggets 105-98. Jefferson made 10 of his first 14 fieldgoal attempts and also had a game-high 12 rebounds. Walker added seven assists for the Bobcats, who also received a big boost from Gary Neal off the bench. Neal made his first six field-goal tries, including three 3-pointers, and ended up with 19 points. Josh McRoberts added 15 points for Charlotte, including a key 3-pointer with 6:15 left at the shot-clock buzzer to extend Charlottes lead to 90-82 after Denver had cut it to five at 87-82. Ty Lawson scored 24 points to lead the Nuggets.Nets 101, Raptors 97NEW YORK Deron Williams and Shaun Livingston each scored 18 points and an ailing Paul Pierce hit a 3-pointer with 1:14 remaining to lead the Brooklyn Nets to a 101-97 victory over the Atlantic Division-leading Toronto Raptors. Pierce finished with 15 points and Joe Johnson added 14 for the Nets, who won their season-high eighth straight at home. Brooklyn moved three games behind Toronto in the Atlantic. Kyle Lowry scored 21 points to lead Toronto, which had won nine of its previous 11. The Nets trailed 94-92 after Lowry split the defense in the lane for a lay-up with 2:15 left. Brooklyn then answered with five straight points as Andray Blatches reverse lay-up tied the score at 94 and Pierce followed with a 3-pointer.Knicks 123, 76ers 110NEW YORK Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 28 points as the New York Knicks defeated Philadelphia 123-110, sending the 76ers to their 17th straight loss. Amare Stoudemire added 23 points, J.R. Smith 22 and Carmelo Anthony 20 as the Knicks won their fourth game in a row. Michael Carter-Williams recorded a triple-double with 23 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists, while Tony Wroten also had 23 points for the struggling 76ers. The Knicks, who trailed by 12 points in the first quarter, took their biggest lead of the game, 110-89, on the fourth of Hardaway Jrs five 3-pointers with 7:37 left and never led by less than 12 the rest of the way. Guard Knights 24 points leads Bucks past Magic 105-98 Associated PressMilwaukee Bucks guard Brandon Knight drives against Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo during the second half Monday in Milwaukee.
SCOREBOARDCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE On the AIRWAVES TODAYS SPORTS SPRING TRAINING BASEBALL 7 a.m. (MLB) Detroit Tigers at St. Louis Cardinals (Taped) 10 a.m. (MLB) Oakland Athletics at Los Angeles Dodgers (Taped) 1 p.m. (MLB) New York Mets at St. Louis Cardinals 4 p.m. (MLB) Seattle Mariners at Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 9 p.m. (MLB) New York Yankees at Washington Nationals (Same-day Tape) 1 a.m. (MLB) Los Angeles Dodgers at Kansas City Royals (Same-day Tape) 4 a.m. (MLB) Cleveland Indians at Arizona Diamondbacks (Same-day Tape) WOMENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL 2 p.m. (ESPNU) Summit League Championship final: Teams TBA 4 p.m. (ESPNU) West Coast Tournament final: Teams TBA 9 p.m. (FS1) Big East Tournament final: Teams TBA MENS COLLEGE BASEKTBALL 7 p.m. (ESPN) Horizon League Tournament final Wisconsin-Milwaukee vs. Wright State 7 p.m. (ESPN2) NEC Tournament final Mount St. Marys at Robert Morris 9 p.m. (ESPN) West Coast Conference Tournament final: Teams TBA 9 p.m. (ESPN2) Summit League Tournament final: Teams TBA 12 a.m. (ESPNU) Horizon League Tournament final Wisconsin-Milwaukee vs. Wright State (Same-day Tape) 3 a.m. (ESPNU) West Coast Conference Tournament final: Teams TBA (Same-day Tape) NBA 8 p.m. (NBA) Houston Rockets at Oklahoma City Thunder 8 p.m. (WGN-A) San Antonio Spurs at Chicago Bulls HOCKEY 3 p.m. (NHL) Phoenix Coyotes at Tampa Bay Lightning (Taped) 7:30 p.m. (FSNFL) Phoenix Coyotes at Florida Panthers 7:30 p.m. (NBCSPT) Washington Capitals at Pittsburgh Penguins OLYMPICS 3 p.m. (NBCSPT) 2014 Paralympic Winter Games Ice Sledge Hockey: United States vs. Russia 1:30 a.m. (NBCSPT) 2014 Paralympic Winter Games Wheelchair Curling SOCCER 3:30 p.m. (FS1) UEFA Champions League: Bayern Munich vs. Arsenal TENNIS 2 p.m. (TENNIS) ATP BNP Paribas Open 10 p.m. (TENNIS) ATP BNP Paribas Open 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 BASEBALL 6 p.m. Wildwood at Seven Rivers 7 p.m. Citrus at Williston 7 p.m. Crystal River at Nature Coast SOFTBALL 5:30 p.m. First Assembly at Seven Rivers 7 p.m. Lake Weir at Lecanto 7 p.m. Crystal River at Citrus BOYS TENNIS 3:30 p.m. Seven Rivers at Cambridge Christian 3:30 p.m. Crystal River at Hernando 4 p.m. Citrus at West Port 4 p.m. Lecanto at Central GIRLS TENNIS 3:30 p.m. Seven Rivers at Cambridge Christian 3:30 p.m. Hernando at Crystal River 4 p.m. West Port at Citrus 4 p.m. Lecanto at Central TRACK AND FIELD 4 p.m. Lecanto at The Villages Buffalo Invitational NBA standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division WLPctGB Toronto3527.565 Brooklyn3230.5163 New York2540.38511 Boston2241.34913 Philadelphia1548.23820 Southeast Division WLPctGB Miami 4417.721 Washington3330.52412 Charlotte3034.46915 Atlanta 2635.42618 Orlando1946.29227 Central Division WLPctGB x-Indiana4617.730 Chicago3528.55611 Detroit 2439.38122 Cleveland2440.37522 Milwaukee1350.20633 WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division WLPctGB San Antonio4616.742 Houston4419.6982 Dallas 3826.5949 Memphis3626.58110 New Orleans2637.41320 Northwest Division WLPctGB Oklahoma City4617.730 Portland4221.6674 Minnesota3131.50014 Denver 2736.42919 Utah 2241.34924 Pacific Division WLPctGB L.A. Clippers4420.688 Golden State4024.6254 Phoenix3626.5817 Sacramento2241.34921 L.A. Lakers2242.34422 x-clinched playoff spot Sundays Games Chicago 95, Miami 88, OT L.A. Lakers 114, Oklahoma City 110 New Orleans 111, Denver 107, OT Brooklyn 104, Sacramento 89 Boston 118, Detroit 111 Toronto 111, Minnesota 104 Houston 118, Portland 113, OT Dallas 105, Indiana 94 Golden State 113, Phoenix 107 Mondays Games Charlotte 105, Denver 98 Brooklyn 101, Toronto 97 Miami 99, Washington 90 New York 123, Philadelphia 110 Milwaukee 105, Orlando 98 Atlanta at Utah, late Phoenix at L.A. Clippers, late Todays Games Boston at Indiana, 7 p.m. Sacramento at Detroit, 7:30 p.m. San Antonio at Chicago, 8 p.m. Milwaukee at Minnesota, 8 p.m. Houston at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m. Portland at Memphis, 8 p.m. Dallas at Golden State, 10:30 p.m. Wednesdays Games Denver at Orlando, 7 p.m. Sacramento at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Charlotte at Washington, 7 p.m. Brooklyn at Miami, 7 p.m. Detroit at Toronto, 7 p.m. New York at Boston, 7:30 p.m. Memphis at New Orleans, 8 p.m. Dallas at Utah, 9 p.m. Portland at San Antonio, 9:30 p.m. Cleveland at Phoenix, 10 p.m. Golden State at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m.NHL standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Boston644217589204143 Montreal663524777166166 Toronto653423876193198 Tampa Bay653424775186171 Detroit6429221371171179 Ottawa6528251268185213 Florida642433755156206 Buffalo641937846128188 Metropolitan Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Pittsburgh644317490204159 N.Y. Rangers653526474171162 Philadelphia643324773183188 Columbus643326571186178 Washington6630261070193200 New Jersey6528241369161167 Carolina642728963160184 N.Y. Islanders662433957181224 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA St. Louis644414694211145 Chicago6538131490223172 Colorado644118587196170 Minnesota643422876158157 Dallas 6431231072185179 Winnipeg653028767180189 Nashville6527281064156194 Pacific Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Anaheim644314793207157 San Jose654117789199157 Los Angeles653722680159137 Phoenix6530241171181188 Vancouver6629271068153174 Calgary 642532757150191 Edmonton652235852162212 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Sundays Games St. Louis 3, Minnesota 2, SO N.Y. Rangers 3, Detroit 0 Boston 5, Florida 2 Chicago 2, Buffalo 1 Los Angeles 4, Edmonton 2 Mondays Games Phoenix 4, Tampa Bay 3, SO Pittsburgh 3, Washington 2 Nashville 4, Ottawa 3, OT Columbus at Dallas, susp. Winnipeg at Colorado, late Los Angeles at Calgary, late N.Y. Islanders at Vancouver, late Toronto at Anaheim, late Todays Games Nashville at Buffalo, 7 p.m. New Jersey at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. N.Y. Rangers at Carolina, 7 p.m. Detroit at Columbus, 7 p.m. Phoenix at Florida, 7:30 p.m. Washington at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m. Dallas at St. Louis, 8 p.m. Edmonton at Minnesota, 8 p.m. Toronto at San Jose, 10:30 p.m. Wednesdays Games Boston at Montreal, 7:30 p.m. Vancouver at Winnipeg, 7:30 p.m. Chicago at Colorado, 9:30 p.m. Anaheim at Calgary, 10 p.m.MLB spring trainingAMERICAN LEAGUE WLPct Baltimore 92.818 Cleveland 92.818 Seattle 104.714 New York 74.636 Tampa Bay 53.625 Oakland 64.600 Detroit 75.583 Minnesota 54.556 Kansas City 65.545 Houston 56.455 Los Angeles 56.455 Toronto 56.455 Chicago 45.444 Boston 47.364 Texas 37.300 NATIONAL LEAGUE WLPct Miami 73.700 Washington 74.636 Pittsburgh 75.583 San Francisco 75.583 Arizona 76.538 Chicago 66.500 Colorado 67.462 Milwaukee 68.429 Los Angeles 46.400 New York 46.400 San Diego 46.400 Cincinnati 410.286 Atlanta 39.250 St. Louis 26.250 Philadelphia 29.182 NOTE: Split-squad games count in the standings; games against non-major league teams do not. Mondays Games Boston 6, Tampa Bay 2 Detroit 17, St. Louis 5 Baltimore 7, Pittsburgh 6 Atlanta 8, Philadelphia 1 Miami 11, N.Y. Mets 1 Chicago Cubs 3, San Francisco 2 Kansas City 8, Seattle (ss) 2 L.A. Angels 8, Cleveland 3 Chicago White Sox 6, Milwaukee 3 L.A. Dodgers 8, Oakland 8, tie Texas 8, Cincinnati 2 San Diego 5, Colorado 0 Houston 7, Washington 4 Seattle (ss) vs. Arizona, late Todays Games Toronto vs. Detroit at Lakeland, 1:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees vs. Washington at Viera, 1:05 p.m. Minnesota vs. Tampa Bay at Port Charlotte, 1:05 p.m. Miami vs. Boston (ss) at Fort Myers, 1:05 p.m. Philadelphia vs. Atlanta at Kissimmee, 1:05 p.m. Boston (ss) vs. Baltimore at Sarasota, 1:05 p.m. N.Y. Mets vs. St. Louis at Jupiter, 1:05 p.m. Seattle vs. L.A. Angels at Tempe, Ariz., 4:05 p.m. L.A. Dodgers vs. Kansas City at Surprise, Ariz., 4:05 p.m. Colorado vs. Chicago Cubs at Mesa, Ariz., 4:05 p.m. Oakland vs. San Diego at Peoria, Ariz., 4:05 p.m. Texas vs. Chicago White Sox at Glendale, Ariz., 4:05 p.m. San Francisco vs. Cincinnati at Goodyear, Ariz., 4:05 p.m. Cleveland vs. Arizona at Scottsdale, Ariz., 4:10 p.m. Florida LOTTERY Here are the winning numbers selected Monday in the Florida Lottery: Players should verify winning numbers by calling 850-487-7777 or at www.flalottery.com.Sundays winning numbers and payouts: Fantasy 5: 7 15 30 31 33 5-of-5No winner 4-of-5252$555.00 3-of-58,169$22.50 CASH 3 (early) 1 1 7 CASH 3 (late) 8 1 7 PLAY 4 (early) 6 9 3 3 PLAY 4 (late) 2 9 7 6 FANTASY 5 3 13 20 21 34TUESDAY, MARCH11, 2014 B3 NASCAR can have all the time it needs to figure out an aero package. Officials dont have the luxury of taking a wait-and-see approach on what competitors say is a major safety concern. Do they wait for a major accident before they act? A driver injury? NASCAR clearly has something good on its hands with the new knockout format, and drivers have warned that something bad could happen unless a change is made. Why even take the chance? Six-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson had another suggestion, too. At the start of qualifying, cars are being parked on pit road facing in, requiring the drivers to back out when they are ready to make their lap. It makes for a lot of activity in a very short period of time. That initial roll-out is very sketchy and I think were going to start crashing cars just backing out, because youve got guys at various angles trying to back out and guys backing out before the clock strikes zero and the track is green, Johnson said. We need to clean it up a little. I think the format is awesome. Its great for the fans, its great for the teams, but some of the logistics and flow on pit road could be addressed. Youve been warned NASCAR. Dont wait to see if the drivers are crying wolf. with it. I didnt have good feel for it, so instead of abandon it and going to something I know, my slider or something I can throw for a strike, Im going to keep throwing that right now. Thats my main emphasis. Rays Manager Joe Maddon is not worried about the results; he wants Odorizzi to keep throwing his new pitch. Both Odorizzi and Bedard are candidates for the Rays fifth rotation spot. Bedard, who is working on his changeup, went 1 2/3 innings, giving up three runs on five hits and two walks with one strikeout. The fact that they both came out of it well and healthy, Im fine with that, Maddon said.Trainers roomRays: Right-hander Joel Peralta, who has been sidelined with a stiff neck, may need a few more days before returning to game activity. ... Ben Zobrist, who has also been sidelined with a stiff neck, will need a few more days before returning to game activity. ... David DeJesus who has been sidelined with a sore right side is expected to be in the lineup on Tuesday. Red Sox: Left-hander Craig Breslow, who has been brought along slowly after last seasons increased workload, is scheduled to throw a bullpen session Tuesday for the first time this spring. ... Right-hander Jake Peavy, who has been sidelined since March 1, when he cut his left index finger with a knife, is scheduled to make his first spring start Thursday at the Twins. Right fielder Shane Victorino, who was being brought along slowly after surgery on his right thumb in December, made his first appearance of the spring. He went 0 for 1 with a run scored and a strikeout. The fact that hes on the field and hes back in the flow of things, and well build out his progression is a definite positive, Farrell said.Ready for twoGrady Sizemore, who is attempting to make a comeback after being away from baseball for more than two years because of injuries went 1 for 3, leading off the game for the Red Sox with a single. He is expected to play Tuesday, the first time in back-to-back games for him this spring.Late arrivalWilson Betemit, who served as the Rays designated hitter, played his first game of the spring, going 0 for 2. He had been delayed in the Dominican Republic until March 6 because of visa issues. Just coming out of the chute, line drive and a walk from the left side, I liked how he looked physically, Maddon said. RAYSContinued from Page B1 DANGERContinued from Page B1 Associated PressFlorida coach Billy Donovan, front, thinks teams that have to play in their conference championship games on Sunday shouldnt take part in an NCAA tournament contest until the next Friday. Associated PressGAINESVILLE Florida coach Billy Donovan renewed his longstanding argument Monday that teams playing in conference title games on Selection Sunday should not have to return to the court in the NCAA tournament until Friday. The top-ranked Gators are a lock to open NCAA play Thursday, March 20, in Orlando. So if Donovans team advances to the SEC tournament final this week, which would mean playing three games in three days, Florida would follow with a relatively short week considering it would have to travel back to Gainesville and then to Orlando a few days later. One thing the NCAA has to look at is any conference thats playing their conference tournament and it goes into Sunday, Donovan said Monday. Those teams, in my opinion, should not play in the NCAA tournament until Friday because you have to go up there and you have to have a mandatory opening practice on a Wednesday if youre playing Thursday. Thats not right for those teams, where youve got a team that all of sudden does a heck of a job, they get all the way to Sunday, they win a championship, maybe they miss Selection Sunday, theyve got to travel back, they get back on campus on Sunday, theyve got to try to recuperate after playing three straight games and theyre on a plane Tuesday night going into a place, Wednesday practice, Thursday playing. Thats a lot in my opinion. Its nothing new for Donovan to complain about, either. Donovan has mentioned the short turnarounds just about every year, even when his team isnt the favorite to win the SEC tournament. The Gators (29-2) have won a schoolrecord 23 consecutive games and became the first team in SEC history to go 18-0 in the regular season. Florida will play either eighthseeded Missouri or ninth-seeded Texas A&M on Friday in the SEC tournament. The Gators havent won the league tourney since 2007, the year they won the second of back-to-back national titles. Donovan said knowing his team will open NCAA play next Thursday has no bearing on whether they want to win the SEC tournament. Of course we do, he said. None of that stuff is obviously ideal. Well have to go out there and play regardless. That was just something I would say we need to look at. But I think our guys will be excited about playing. Regardless where it is, well have time to get prepared and ready to play. So if were playing in Orlando, thats great. But our goal right now would be to try to put three games together and play in a championship game on Sunday. Theres not going to be anything from our perspective where you sit there and say, OK, because its Sunday, lets bail on this tournament early. Were not going to do that. Were going to try to do the very, very best we can if were fortunate enough to play three days. UFs Donovan not a fan of short turnarounds
B4TUESDAY, MARCH11, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS Tigers romp over Cards Associated PressJUPITER Two-time AL MVP Miguel Cabrera hit his first two home runs of spring training and AL Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer struck out five in 4 2/3 scoreless innings Monday during the Detroit Tigers 17-5 romp over the St. Louis Cardinals. Cabrera hit a go-ahead, tworun homer off Shelby Miller in a seven-run third inning and another two-run drive against Keith Butler in an eight-run fourth as Detroit built a 15-0 lead. The Tigers made 17-0 on Steven Moyas two-run double in the eighth. Scherzer allowed two hits and a walk. St. Louis pitchers gave up double-digit runs for the second straight day and 22 hits.Braves 8, Phillies 1CLEARWATER Brandon Beachy became the second straight Atlanta starting pitcher forced to leave early, exiting the Braves 8-1 win over Philadelphia because of tightness around his right elbow. Beachy had been scheduled to throw four innings. He left after pitching two scoreless innings, giving up two hits and two walks. The 27-year-old righty has been limited to 18 starts in the last two seasons while battling elbow ailments. On Sunday, projected opening day starter Kris Medlen grabbed his right elbow and walked in the middle of the fourth against the Mets. The Braves later said he had a strained right forearm and would undergo further tests. Jason Heyward homered on Cliff Lees second pitch of the game, sending a drive over the fence and beyond the palm trees on the concourse at Bright House Field. It was Heywards third homer. Atlantas Dan Uggla hit his first home run.Marlins 11, Mets 1PORT ST. LUCIE Giancarlo Stanton hit a long home run for the second straight day, a two-run drive off Jack Leathersich in the seventh inning that hit the top of a practice field behind the left-field wall during the Miami Marlins 11-1 rout of the New York Mets. Reed Johnson went 5 for 5 for the Marlins, and Ed Lucas was 2 for 4 with a two-run triple. Bartolo Colon made his exhibition debut for the Mets and allowed three runs and five hits in four innings with one walk and one strikeout. Signed to a $20 million, two-year contract during the offseason, Colon gave up Lucas triple followed by Jake Marisnicks RBI groundout. Marlins starter Brad Hand struck out five in three scoreless innings, giving up three hits.Orioles 7, Pirates 6BRADENTON Russell Martin hit his fourth home run of a torrid spring training, but Steve Pearce and Michael Almanzar each hit tworun homers to lead the Baltimore Orioles to a 7-6 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Martin singled and hit a two-run drive off Orioles starter Chris Tillman. In six games this spring, Martin is 8 for 15 with nine RBIs. He did not hit a home run in three of his previous four spring trainings with the Pirates, New York Yankees and Los Angeles Dodgers. Steve Clevenger hit a solo home run off Pirates starter Jay Jackson. Tillman worked 3 1/3 innings and allowed five runs on five hits. He struck out four and hit a batter.Angels 8, Indians 3GOODYEAR, Ariz. Collin Cowgills two-run homer off Trevor Bauer highlighted a three-run fifth inning that carried the Los Angeles Angels over the Cleveland Indians 8-3. Cowgill played in 50 games last season for the Angels after coming from the New York Mets in a midseason trade. Grant Green, competing for a job as the Angels utility infielder, had two hits. The outing was a setback for Bauer, who is trying for the Indians fifth spot in the rotation. He had allowed just two runs in five innings coming into the game. Danny Salazar, who impressed the Indians late in the season, made his first start of the spring. He gave up one run on two hits in 1 2/3 innings. Michael Bourn made a running catch of Greens long drive to straightaway center field with the bases loaded to save Salazar from being charged with more runs.Dodgers 8, Athletics 8, 9 inningsGLENDALE, Ariz. Andre Ethier hit a three-run homer and Juan Uribe added a solo shot in the first inning off Oaklands Jarrod Parker as the Los Angeles Dodgers and As played to an 8-all tie. The game was stopped after nine innings. Ethier got his first homer this spring by launching a long drive over the center-field wall. Carl Crawford walked and Hanley Ramirez singled before Ethier homered. A candidate to start on opening day, Parker allowed four hits and struck out five in 4 2/3 innings. Hyun-Jin Ryu, who will start on March 23 in the Dodgers seasonopening series against Arizona in Australia, worked five innings. He struck out four and allowed three hits, including a home run to Michael Taylor in the fifth. The As tied it in the eighth with five runs. They rallied against three relievers, including Brian Wilson, who left after throwing 13 pitches.White Sox 6, Brewers 3PHOENIX Chris Sale breezed into the fifth inning with two-hit ball shortly after being chosen the White Soxs opening-day starter, and Chicago beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3. Sale struck out three in 4 1/3 innings, allowing only a two-out single to Khris Davis in the first and a twoout single to Jean Segura in the third. The two-time All-Star allowed six earned runs in 2 2/3 innings in his previous Cactus League start against San Diego, but he was much sharper this time. The White Sox took a 4-3 lead in the ninth when Jared Mitchell scored on a fielders choice by Jeff Keppinger. Milwaukee manager Ron Roenicke challenged umpire Scott Barrys call at home plate but it was upheld by video replay. Andy Wilkins followed with a two-run single. Roenicke has now challenged five calls this spring with all five being upheld by the umpires. Jordan Danks snapped a scoreless tie with a two-run homer off Brewers reliever Johnny Hellweg in the seventh.Cubs 3, Giants 2SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. Matt Cain pitched five perfect innings for the San Francisco Giants, but the Chicago Cubs rallied for a 3-2 victory. The right-hander, who will be the Giants No. 2 starter behind lefthander Madison Bumgarner during the regular season, threw 59 pitches and struck out seven. Right-hander Jeff Samardzija, the Cubs opening-day starter, also had an effective outing. He gave up two runs in four innings and struck out five. Pablo Sandovals two-run single in the fourth gave the Giants an early lead, but the Cubs scored a run in the sixth and two in the seventh. The decisive run scored on two infield errors as part of the same play.Royals 8, Mariners (ss) 2PEORIA, Ariz. Robinson Cano returned from a four-game absence after a root canal procedure and went 3 for 3 as a split squad of Seattle Mariners lost to the Kansas City Royals 8-2. Cano missed four games following the dental work. He singled twice off James Shields, already picked to start on opening day. The Royals ace later picked off Cano at third base. The new Mariners second baseman also started a double play to end the first. Mike Moustakas singled twice and drove in two runs for the Royals. Billy Butler doubled, singled and scored twice. Alex Gordon doubled in two runs during a five-run third for the Royals. Kansas City catcher Salvador Perez left after two innings with a bruise on his left palm after being hit with a foul tip.Padres 5, Rockies 0SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. Andrew Cashner threw four more scoreless innings in the San Diego Padres 5-0 win over the Colorado Rockies. In line to start opening day, Cashner hasnt allowed a run or walk in nine innings this spring training. He finished the 2013 regular season with a 16-inning shutout streak. Cashner gave up at least one hit in every inning, including consecutive singles by Jordan Pacheco and Charlie Blackmon starting the third. But he retired his next three batters, striking out Carlos Gonzalez between groundouts by Michael Cuddyer and Troy Tulowitzki. Cashner threw 34 of 50 pitches and also singled. Ryan Jackson hit a two-run homer off Franklin Morales in the second. Gonzalez had two of Colorados nine hits.Rangers 8, Reds 2SURPRISE, Ariz. Yu Darvish pitched five positive innings and Jurickson Profar homered as the Texas Rangers beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-2. Darvish allowed two runs and five hits, striking out one without a walk. He yielded RBI doubles to Jay Bruce in the fourth and Ramon Santiago in the fifth. Profar homered off Reds starter Homer Bailey in the third and ranks second in the Cactus League with 11 RBIs. Bailey gave up two runs on three hits, while striking out five and walking none. The Rangers seized the lead in the fifth on Elvis Andrus two-out, two-run single. Adam Rosales contributed a tworun single in the Rangers four-run fourth off Curtis Patch.Astros 7, Nationals 3VIERA Gio Gonzalez struck out the first five batters he faced then struggled to get out of the second inning as the Washington Nationals lost to the Houston Astros 7-3. Carlos Corporan followed George Springers two-out infield hit, which tipped off of Gonzalez glove, with a two-run homer. Gonzalez then gave up a walk, a double and hit a batter to load the bases before escaping on a flyball out. Of perhaps more concern to the Nationals is that closer Rafael Soriano had his second rough outing, giving up five runs on five hits in just 2/3 of an inning. Houston starter Lucas Harrell allowed one run and recorded 10 groundball outs in four innings. Associated PressThe Detroit Tigers Ezequiel Carrera is safe at second base under the tag of St. Louis Cardinals infielder Mark Ellis after hitting a double in the fourth inning Monday in Jupiter. More newcomers crowding the PGA Tour landscape Associated PressDORAL The road to the Masters is just getting started, and already two players have combined to win five times on the PGA Tour. Theyre not Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson. How many would have guessed Jimmy Walker (three wins) and Patrick Reed (two wins) when the wraparound season began in October? Reed might have had his hand up. In a moment of bravado on national television after he went wire to wire (with ties) to win the Cadillac Championship, the 23-yearold Reed said, Im one of the top five players in the world. I feel like Ive proven myself. He has won twice this season, three times dating to August. Reed and Walker are the latest newcomers to winning on the strongest tour in golf. Harris English won in Mexico last November for his second PGA Tour title in six months. Jordan Spieth won in July, and he started this year by giving himself three chances to win. Its just another example that winning is getting hard, even for those who are used to winning a lot. Each season seems to bring a new crop of younger players who have a lot of game and no fear. Russell Henley won the Sony Open in his debut as a PGA Tour member. Just over a year later, he overcame a two-shot lead playing with Rory McIlroy in the final group at the Honda Classic and won a four-hole playoff. Scott Stallings won at Torrey Pines for his third PGA Tour win. Hes 28. The last three winners of the World Golf Championships Dustin Johnson, Jason Day and Reed are all in their 20s. Ten of the 17 winners this season are in their 20s. That includes 26-year-old Chesson Hadley, who won the Puerto Rico Open on Sunday about the time Reed was beating the strongest field so far this year at Doral. Look at Russell Henley hes won twice, Reed said. Harris English has won twice, Jordan Spieth won once. Myself, Ive won three times. Its just one of those things that weve worked very hard all of us to get where we are. And its definitely shown what we are doing is working. To see the young guys coming out and playing and putting it to the veterans is always nice. Walker turned 35 in January, so its hard to consider him one of the younger players. Then again, injuries slowed the start of his career. And once he finally won at the Frys.com Open to kick off the new wraparound season, he has made it a habit. Over the weekend, Walker talked about new opportunities that have come his way following his three wins. Hes not interested in anything but playing good golf. Now that he has tasted winning, his appetite is only growing. Walker leads the FedEx Cup and the Ryder Cup standings. Johnson is No. 2 on both lists, while Reed is at No. 3 in the FedEx and No. 4 in the Ryder Cup. Five of the top nine players in the Ryder Cup standings were not on the last U.S. team at Muirfield Village for the Presidents Cup. Remember, its still only March. The first of four majors has yet to be played. Reed has never even played in a major. He rubbed a few people the wrong way when he declared himself among the top five in the world (hes actually No. 20). It showed what he thought about his game and that hes not afraid to say it. So if hes top five, who are the other four? Tiger Woods, of course, Reed said. And that was as far as he got before he smiled and said, You know, good question. I said top 5. I didnt know where I was going to be in the top 5. He then went on to mention Masters champion Adam Scott (No. 2 in the world) and Mickelson (No. 5). He mentioned how impressed he was with Graeme McDowell, and having played Saturday with Johnson, he acknowledged how good he could be when he gets on a roll. And the list stopped there, right when it was starting to grow. The ranking (determined over two years) has Henrik Stenson at No. 3, Day at No. 4, McIlroy at No. 6. It was clear that top five was more figure of speech than an actual number. Anyones list of top five is likely to include as many as 10 players these days. Years ago, Colin Montgomerie jokingly said that it was hard to win majors because Woods usually won two of them, Mickelson, Vijay Singh or Ernie Els won another and that left only one for everybody else each year. Twenty-one players have won the last 24 majors. That would seem to make it even harder. Associated PressSince the PGA Tours wraparound season began in October, Jimmy Walker has the most wins to date with three.
HEALTH& LIFE Section CTUESDAY, MARCH 11, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE The fact is, muscle and ligament wear and tear in and around the foot can affect the joints of the ankle, knee, hip, sacroiliac and spine. A misalignment in the foot (due to injury, arthritis, damage caused by poor-fitting shoes, etc.) affects the alignment of the ankle, and this affects alignment of the knee, which affects alignment in the hip, which affects alignment of the sacroiliac joint, which affects alignment of the spine. Them bones, them bones, indeed!All is connectedThe nervous system controls the amount of tension in the muscles and ligaments that control the joint. This tension on the attached muscles and ligaments tracks the bones through the joint movement. Because joints are designed to move in specific directions, an abnormal amount of force exerted by tissues on one side of the bone or bones will pull joints in directions and through motions that they are not designed to accommodate. And, as might be expected in a linked chain, abnormal movement in a joint below affects the joints above, including the spine. Over time, the uneven tension wears out the smooth cartilage surface of the joint, eventually resulting in pain, locking up of the joint, and such obviously abnormal alignments as knock knees, feet turning out (a sign of ankle pronation), or sacroiliac rotation. The legs should be straight, vertically, and when the ankles turn in or the knees bow in or out instead, this puts extra stress on the hip and sacroiliac joint, leading to further problems. The chiropractic approach to helping these bones line up again is to start with their base cause (at the lowest affected extremity) stimulating the muscles and following up with appropriate exercises to correct the abnormal movement of the joints of the arms and legs. Neuromechanical impulse adjusting of the muscles and ligaments, for example, uses a low force instrument adjustment tool to stimulate the nerve endings, called mechanoreceptors, that give feedback to the brain and spinal cord. A toe-to-head solutionBy applying gentle instrument stimulus to rhythmically tap the overly excited muscle mechanical nerve receptor, then adjusting the joint that that muscle is tracking incorrectly, and following these actions with guidance in performing proper exercises, chiropractic can stop the early degeneration of osteoarthritis, whether it be of the spine, the hip, the knee, or the ankle. The early signs of bunions and hammer toes can be corrected this way as well. This approach has helped many people postpone surgeries such as knee and hip replacements, and may even alleviate the need for surgery altogether (because surgery is always risky, it should be a last resort). For those who have already tried surgery, this approach can be used to keep the alignments true. The alignment process outlined above may have some of you thinking: Ah! Physical therapy. However, chiropractic is generally a superior approach for ankle, knee, As children, most of us learned that the leg bone is connected to the knee bone (some of you, in fact, will now be humming that all day). Unfortunately, as we have grown older, too many have forgotten the crucial line of connection from foot bone to hip and backbone. Dr. Cheryl McFarland-BryantBETTER HEALTH See BONES/ Page C3 000HF3Y
In my last column, I talked about the importance of learning to read and understand the Nutrition Facts labels on packaged foods and making healthy food choices for yourself and your loved ones. Today I am writing about the first item on the Nutrition Facts label: fats. Our bodies need a certain amount of fat to remain healthy. Young children need fat to develop healthy brains and nervous systems. Fats give us energy, and some vitamins need fat to dissolve and be absorbed by the body. However, consuming too much fat, and the wrong kinds of fats, is linked to cardiovascular disease, strokes, Type 2 diabetes, obesity and some types of cancer. The fats part of the Nutrition Facts label tells you how much trans fat, saturated fat, polyunsaturated fat and monounsaturated fat is contained in a food. Eating good fats the monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fats found in vegetable oils (olive, canola, sunflower, soy, and corn), nuts, seeds, and fish actually lowers disease risk. Eating saturated and trans fats the bad fats increases risk of disease. Foods high in saturated fats include red meat, butter, cheese and ice cream. Choose foods that are low in saturated fats and have more good fats than bad fats. Trans fats are formed artificially when liquid vegetable oils are converted into solids through a process called hydrogenation. They are used to prolong shelf life and improve the texture of foods, and have no known health benefit. Trans fats are most often found in fried foods, vegetable shortenings, hard margarine, and processed cookies, crackers, baked goods and chips. Many food manufacturers and restaurants have now removed or reduced trans fats in their products. A manufacturer is allowed to list grams of trans fat if the product contains less than 500 mg. That means you could still consume significant amounts of trans fat if you eat several servings of a processed food. If partially hydrogenated oils is on the ingredients list that follows the Nutrition Facts label, the product contains some trans fats. Remember that any type of fat is high in calories. Use oil sparingly in your cooking, choose lean cuts of meat, and trim off excess fat before cooking. Use liquid plant oils for cooking and baking rather than shortening or butter. Packaged meats also have Nutrition Facts labels that allow you to compare the fat content of one cut of meat with another. The Food and Drug Administration has clear guidelines for the fat content of foods that are labeled low fat, fat-free, lean and light. Foods labeled low fat are not necessarily healthier, because they may contain extra sugars, carbohydrates or artificial sweeteners to enhance the flavor and texture. Remember that your body needs a certain amount of fat to stay healthy, and that by concentrating too much on low-fat foods you could miss out on other important nutrients. Be on the lookout for hidden fats in breads, baked goods, snack foods, canned soups, and cereals. For example, a granola cereal might contain five times more fat than a simple whole-grain cereal. Compare the labels carefully before you buy, and establish a tradition that will keep you and your family healthy! You can find more information about fats and food labels at these websites: American Heart Association. Nutrition Center. (www.heart.org /HEARTORG/GettingHealthy /NutritionCenter) Fats and Cholesterol: The Bottom Line. (www.hsph. harvard.edu/nutritionsource /what-should-you-eat/fats-andcholesterol) Fats and Cholesterol: Out with the Bad, In with the Good. Harvard School of Public Health (www.hsph.harvard.edu /nutritionsource/fats-full-story)Dr. Carlene Wilson is a boardcertified internist and pediatrician in private practice in Crystal River. Call her at 352-563-5070 or visit www.IMPWellnessCenter. comC2TUESDAY, MARCH11, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEHEALTH& LIFE Smoking decreases kidney cancer survival For those of you who read my column on a regular basis, you know that smoking cigarettes is tied to many different cancers and other health problems, such as emphysema and heart disease. Many of the cancers related to tobacco use could be eliminated if people just gave up smoking. But we also know how addictive tobacco is and how hard it is to quit. Many people dont recognize the link to tobacco use and cancer of the urinary tract, including the kidneys and bladder. Now, research provides us even more data about this link. In a recent study from the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, researchers found that patients who smoke and are diagnosed with clear cell renal cell carcinoma, a type of kidney cancer, show a decline in their survival related to smoking that is not seen in non-smokers. Specifically, this data published recently in the Journal of Urology showed a strong link between smoking and an increased risk of dying from kidney cancer and many other causes, as well. In this study, researchers examined the impact of smoking exposure on cancer-specific survival in a fairly large group of 1,625 patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma. Data was collected from patients treated with surgery from 1995 through 2012, and the correlations between smoking status with advanced disease and cancer-specific survival were determined during a median follow-up of 4.5 years. The researchers found that a smoking history of 20 packyears or greater was associated with a significantly increased risk of advanced disease when patient were diagnosed. Researchers estimate the amount of tobacco a patient has been exposed to by looking at what are called pack-years. If a person has smoked a pack of cigarettes per day for 20 years, they have a 20 pack-year smoking history (1 times 20 equals 20), two packs a day for 20 years calculates out to a 40-pack year history. This data showing a trend toward the adverse effect of smoking on those diagnosed with a cancer of the kidney emphasizes the importance of trying to avoid tobacco altogether, and in those who have already been diagnosed, the importance of trying to quit. It is one of the reasons that treatment plans to promote smoking cessation in survivorship programs are recommended for these patients, as well as all cancer survivors. Dr. Bennett is a board-certified radiation oncologist. If you have any suggestions for topics, or have any questions, contact him at 522 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto, FL 34461, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Dr. C. Joseph BennettNAVIGATING CANCER Many times see a patient who is taking 10 or more different vitamin supplements. It is a common belief that vitamins are natural and cannot hurt. Nothing is further from the truth. An excellent study shows that vitamin E and selenium increases the risk of prostate cancer. This was a SELECT trial. In this trial, 35,000 men older than 50 years were randomly assigned to receive selenium plus placebo, vitamin E plus placebo, selenium plus vitamin E, or placebo alone. This trial was initially reported in 2008. Now, another study has updated that initial analysis. The original investigators had measured the amount of selenium in toenails of the men in the trial, and that data was stored. This analysis included an examination of whether that baseline selenium level had any impact on the development of prostate cancer. The authors found that those men who had received no supplementation had no change in the development of prostate cancer over time. However, those men who were taking selenium and who had a high level of selenium to begin with had a significant, nearly twofold increase in the development of high-risk prostate cancer. Those men taking vitamin E, even those with a low level of selenium, had a significant increase in the risk of developing any prostate cancer and high Gleason score prostate cancer. In prostate cancer, a higher Gleason score means the cancer is faster growing and carries a worse prognosis. This study is very critical in debunking the myth that vitamins do not hurt. Also, there are many early studies which show the benefits of vitamins. Understand, these are poorly done studies or preliminary studies. The confirmatory studies like this one I am reporting do not show significant benefits of vitamins; or even worse, this study shows harmful effects. A common principle is, if it isnt broken, do not fix it. You do not need to take vitamins because a friend advises you or it is well advertised. As per the American Cancer Society: 1) Supplements are not the same as food. No supplement can fully replace a healthy diet. 2) More is not always better. Make sure to tell your health care provider about any supplements you are taking. 3) Supplements are not regulated by the FDA. Thats right no oversight. Given the fact that we know toxicities and overdoses can occur, and that some trials have shown harm from supplements, its wise not to go overboard on supplements.Dr. Sunil Gandhi is a hematologist and oncologist. He is the volunteer medical adviser of the Citrus Unit of American Cancer Society. Write to 521 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto, FL 34461, email email@example.com m or call 352-746-0707. Dr. Sunil GandhiCANCER & BLOOD DISEASE Vitamins can sometimes increase risk of cancer Associated PressA nutrition facts label is shown on the side of a cereal box in Washington. Those Nutrition Facts labels that are plastered on nearly every food package found in grocery stores are getting a new look. Calories would be in larger, bolder type, and consumers for the first time would know whether foods have added sugars under label changes being proposed by the Obama administration. Serving sizes would be updated to make them more realistic. A serving of ice cream, for example, would double to a full cup, closer to what people actually eat. Reading nutrition facts labels: Fats Dr. Carlene WilsonWELLNESS CORNER The information contained in this section is not intended to cover all possible precautions, warnings, drug interactions or adverse effects and is not intended to replace consultation with a physician. 000HGCS 000HJSP
Buses, trains, airplanes, hotels and popular travel sites are teeming with disease. It is hard enough these days to save money to go on a vacation. Vacations are expensive and so you want to make sure you stay healthy and do not get sick. Most common illnesses are upper respiratory, like a cold. Flu is another viral problem that can be transmitted easily. Bronchitis, coughing and gastrointestinal problems, as witnessed by the number of events that happen on cruise ships, just to name a few, are other problems encountered when traveling. Research suggests about a quarter of people who travel and vacation report getting sick a week after they arrive back home. Viruses and microorganisms are in the air. They are on surfaces and with todays modern travel, people cross paths from all corners of the globe and spread their disease. Simple transmissions of microorganisms include coughing and sneezing that aerosolizes the disease and it hits all types of surfaces that are touched repeatedly by people and carried on to the next individual. Think about how many people sat in the seat on your airplane before you flew and multiply that by hours and days. Viruses can linger on surfaces for quite a long time, and still be quite virulent and get people sick. First things first, be healthy, eat right, exercise, make sure your body and your immune system is in tiptop shape. When you get on the airplane, carry along with some disinfecting wipes and wash your hands frequently. Just imagine how many people have read that airplane magazine before you. Avoid door handles use automatic doors. If you must touch a door, use a paper towel. Once you get to your hotel, get out the wipes and wipe off handles, doorknobs, light switches, telephone and probably the grossest item in the hotel room, the remote control. Do not use the coffeemaker and use disposable glasses to drink water and store your toothbrush in. When you are having a good time on your vacation, watch the amount of alcohol and caffeine you consume because it can have a negative effect on your immune system and set you up for infection. Avoid rubbing your eyes, touching your nose, mouth or face, which amazingly we do almost hundreds of times a day. This is an excellent way of introducing microorganisms and viruses into your system and getting you sick. When you are traveling in certain countries, avoid tap water, ice at the bar and fresh fruits and vegetables. Take a few extra steps to make sure your vacation will be an enjoyable and healthy one. Denis Grillo, D.O., FOCOO, is an ear, nose and throat specialist in Crystal River. Call him at 352-795-0011 or visit Crystal CommunityENT.com. hip and low back rehabilitation. For one thing, in the State of Florida physical therapists are not allowed to manipulate or adjust per state law and thus may not be able to do all that can be done to help you stop degeneration. For another, physical therapy relies heavily upon stretching, and peer-reviewed, double-blind studies have shown that stretches, improperly done, can actually cause harm. A chiropractor can guide you in active stretches, done in-clinic, in which the patient moves the joint and then the massage therapist or doctor just adds a second or two of extra pressure (one such method is called active isolated stretching and was developed by Aaron Mattes, who has an institute in Sarasota, devoted to teaching this form of therapy). Active stretches are performed after exercises to strengthen the muscles surrounding the abnormal joint. No gym membership requiredExercises? Now you are envisioning a sweaty round of weight lifting, arent you? Relax. Your chiropractor will tailor a few exercises to strengthen the specific muscles that, in your unique case, are too weak to oppose the over-stimulated muscles. The combination of a weak muscle and muscles stuck in the on position (hypertonic) causes the bones to move in poor tracking patterns. As explained previously, this tension wears out the joint cartilage. The Doctor of Chiropractic manipulates the muscles using gentle instrument thrusts with power tools with names such as Impulse or Pro-Adjuster or Arthrostim. The chiropractor will feel for the hypertonic, or overly tight, tender muscle belly, which is the location of over-stimulated mechanoreceptor. Mechanoreceptors are the muscles connection to the nervous system, giving feedback to it regarding the state of pressure on the receptor. Tendon and ligament mechanoreceptors are reset with instruments as well. Using these gentle approaches to rehabilitate joints, modern chiropractic methods can correct alignment and stop or reverse the degeneration processes referred to as osteoarthritis, degenerative arthritis, and old age wear and tear. Before you consider surgery for any kind of joint problem, consider making an appointment with a Doctor of Chiropractic first. It could keep those bones jumping.Dr. Cheryl McFarland-Bryant maintains an active Florida Medical Technologist license. Contact her at 352-795-8911 or visit 6166 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Crystal River, or betterhealthchiropractic.us. HEALTH& LIFECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, MARCH11, 2014 C3 BONESContinued from Page C1 QUESTION: I heard that a new drug was approved for people with Parkinsons disease. What can you tell me about it? ANSWER: The FDA recently approved Northera (droxidopa) to treat a rare, chronic condition known as neurogenic orthostatic hypotension (NOH) that can occur in people with Parkinsons disease and some other disorders. NOH can cause a sharp drop in blood pressure when a person gets up from bed or a chair, which can result in dizziness, falls or even loss of consciousness. Northera or droxidopa, is known as an oral prodrug that is changed in the body to norepinephrine, a chemical that narrows (constricts) blood vessels and raises blood pressure. Northera is taken orally three times a day: upon arising in the morning; midday; and late afternoon at least 3 to 4 hours prior to bedtime. Other nondrug measures that can be taken to try and prevent NOH include getting up slowly, raising the head of the bed, keeping the blood volume expanded by increasing salt and water intake, and using compression stockings. The effectiveness of Northera was shown through two-weeks in two clinical trials in people with NOH. People taking Northera reported a decrease in dizziness, lightheadedness, feeling faint, or feeling as if they might black out compared to those taking an inactive pill (placebo). The improvement in patient symptoms beyond two weeks has not been demonstrated in clinical studies, but droxidopa has been used in Japan to treat NOH since 1989. The most common adverse events reported by clinical trial participants taking Northera were headache, dizziness, nausea, high blood pressure (hypertension) and fatigue. However, Northera has a boxed warning to alert health care professionals and patients about the risk of increased blood pressure while lying down (supine hypertension), a common problem that affects people with NOH and can cause stroke. It is essential that patients be reminded that they must sleep with their head and upper body elevated. Supine blood pressure should be monitored prior to and during treatment and more frequently when increasing doses. The manufacturer of Northera is planning to conduct a large post-approval study to assess its long-term safety and effectiveness.Richard P. Hoffmann, Pharm.D., is a retired pharmacist with more than 40 years of experience. He currently serves on the FDA Advisory Committee for Peripheral and Central Nervous System Drugs and is a Research Advocate for the Parkinsons Disease Foundation (PDF). Dr. Denis GrilloEAR, NOSE & THROAT Richard P. HoffmanASK THE PHARMACIST New hope for Parkinsons patients Staying healthy while on vacation Take a few extra steps to make sure your vacation will be an enjoyable and healthy one. 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Hernando 785 Hwy. 466 The Villages 7101 Mariner Blvd. Spring Hill 1-855-485-3262 PHARMACY Brashears Pharmacy 206 W Dampier Street Inverness 352-637-2079 471 N Dacie Pt. Lecanto 352-746-3420 REHABILITATION Nature Coast Physical Therapy & Rehab 3787 E Gulf to Lake Hwy. Inverness 3777 N Lecanto Hwy. Beverly Hills 6075 SW 73rd Street Rd Ocala Inverness & Ocala 352-341-1101 Beverly Hills 352-527-3337 SKILLED NURSING CARE Life Care Center of Citrus County 3325 W Jerwayne Lane Lecanto 352-746-4434 PAID ADVERTISING Call 563-5592 For Information About Our Senior Care Directory Q:I hope you can help me. I am so embarrassed by my mouth, not to mention the pain I am in because of continuous infections. I am 45 years old and have gotten to the point where I have to get my mouth taken care of. My husband and I have just moved to Citrus County and before I start looking for a job, I want to get my teeth fixed. All of my back teeth have already been removed 2 years ago. All I have left are my front teeth on the top and stubs for my bottom front teeth. The top teeth are badly decayed and the bottom ones get all the infections. I am afraid to take the first step to go to the dentist, so I thought I would write to you first. I want my teeth out and dentures made. I might want implants in the future, but have to figure out how to afford this first. I hope you can help me get over my nervousness. A: First of all, thanks for sending this question in. I have had many questions very similar to yours in the past. It is the start of something very exciting for you. I know that the thought of all of this can be overwhelming to you. However, I have seen many people with your exact circumstances have a life-changing event surrounding the restoration of their mouth. The end result can be incredible. Patients have gone from ignoring their appearance to wearing makeup, going to the hair stylist and starting a whole new wardrobe. From what you have described, it sounds as though the best plan for you will be to have what is called immediate dentures made. What this means for you is that your dentist takes impressions of your teeth and gums as they are and makes you a set of teeth. You and your dentist will choose the color and shape of your teeth. Pictures of you with your teeth before the decay you now have can be very helpful. You can point out things that you liked about them and things you would like to see different. You can also bring in magazine photos that you like and show them to your dentist. In many cases, things you like about smiles and appearance can be incorporated into your smile. Once all of the details are worked out, your teeth will be removed and the dentures will be put in. By doing things this way, you never go without teeth. There will be a period of adjustment to your new teeth. During this time your dentist will make any necessary adjustment to the dentures for your comfort. At some time in the future, your dentist will either reline or remake your teeth. This decision depends on many factors. I hope this has helped put you at ease. If you focus on the end result, and not the steps to get there, you will do great. I have been witness to so many success stories. Like so many things in life, if you know where you are and where you want to be, all you have to do it take the right steps in between and before you know it you are there. The neat thing here is your dentist can help you with the steps necessary. Dont worry you can have an awesome smile and feel great about yourself.Dr. Frank Vascimini is a dentist practicing in Homosassa. Send your questions to 4805 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa, FL 34446 or email them to him at info@ MasterpieceDentalStudio.com. Dr. Frank VasciminiSOUND BITES Conquering your fear for better oral health HEALTH NOTES Autism class on tap at Key CenterMargie Garlin, a parent of a child with autism and a Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) representative in Citrus County, will speak about autism spectrum disorder at 10:30a.m. Wednesday, March12, at the Chet Cole Life Enrichment Center (CCLEC), at the Key Training Center, 5521 Buster Whitton Way, Lecanto. Garlin will cover a variety of issues that include ASD as a diagnosis, helping your child as a student, ASD in combination with other disabilities, programs and interventions that will help an individual with ASD and how CARD, specifically, may help. She will also be available to answer questions. CARD is the go-to organization for those with a child with autism, Aspergers or other communication disorder, or if parents suspect that might be the case. CARD is one of the major sources of information and assistance for families affected by the disorder. This presentation will be open to the public. Call Stephanie Hopper at 352-344-0288. Volunteers needed at hospiceHPH Hospice, Healing Peoples Hearts in Citrus County, will host new volunteer orientation at its team offices from 9a.m. to 4p.m. on Friday, March14, and Monday, March17, at 3545 N. Lecanto Highway, in the Winn-Dixie shopping plaza in Beverly Hills. Hospice volunteers often serve patients and families at the bedside but they also assist in the office, help raise awareness, contribute to educational programs and provide fundraising support and more. Qualifications needed include a caring heart, positive attitude, extra love to share and a big smile that appears on demand. RSVP or receive information by calling Debi Shields at 352-527-4600. Blood donors asked for helpLifeSouth Community Blood Centers: To find a donor center or a blood drive near you, call 352-527-3061. Donors must be at least 17, or 16 with parental permission, weigh a minimum of 110 pounds and be in good health to be eligible to donate. A photo ID is required. The Lecanto branch office is at 1241 S. Lecanto Highway (County Road 491), open from 8:30a.m. to 5p.m. weekdays (7p.m. Wednesdays), 8:30a.m. to 2p.m. Saturdays and 10a.m. to 2p.m. Sundays. The Inverness branch is at 2629 E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, open from 8a.m. to 4:30p.m. weekdays, (6:30p.m. Wednesdays), 8a.m. to 1:30p.m. Saturdays and closed Sundays. Visit www.lifesouth.org. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, March11, Walmart Supercenter, 1936 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, March12, Citrus County School Board, 1007 W. Main St., Inverness. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, March13, Rock Crusher Canyon, 237 S. Rock Crusher Road, Crystal River. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, March14, Walmart Supercenter, 1936 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March15, Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, 6 Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. Free breakfast. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, March16, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway Inverness. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, March17, Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union, 2367 E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. 2 to 5 p.m. Monday, March17, VFW Post 4337, 906 E. State Road 44, Inverness. 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, March18, Rock Crusher Elementary School, 814 S. Rock Crusher Road, Homosassa.Blood drive March 15 at churchThe next drive of the joint blood ministries of Our Lady of Grace Parish and Knights of Columbus Council 6168 is scheduled from 8a.m. to 1p.m. Saturday, March15, at Our Lady of Grace Parish Life Center, 6 Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. This drive is just before St Patricks Day and will feature a complimentary country breakfast of corned beef hash and eggs, fruit and beverages provided by Les Magyar, his wife Joan, and Craven Realty. Call LifeSouth at 352-527-3061.Keep children safe in car seatsFree 20-minute child safety seat inspections available by appointment at the Early Learning Coalition of the Nature Coast, 1564 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, to be sure a seat is not recalled, damaged or expired; is appropriate for the childs age, height and weight; is used correctly; and installed securely. Contact Sue Littnan at 352-563-9939, ext.235.Stick a Fork in Cancer event setThe RayJay4Relay Relay for Life team will host Stick a Fork in Cancer events at Beef-O-Bradys in Crystal River. The next event is from 4 to 10p.m. Wednesday, March12. Dine at Beef-O-Bradys in Crystal River the second Wednesday monthly now through March and tell them youre supporting Relay for Life, and managers will donate 15 percent of your bill. Beef-O-Bradys is at 6738 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Crystal River. All Relay dollars raised go to the American Cancer Society funding research, advocacy, education and patient services. The American Cancer Society raises funds for cancer patients in Citrus County in order to provide rides to treatment, a local resource room, lodging and support in addition to funding cutting edge research. The Relay for Life event is the culmination of nearly one year of fundraising efforts by local teams consisting of businesses, families and survivors. Group against adult abuseThe Citrus Alliance Against Adult Abuse (C4A) monthly meeting is at 9:30 a.m. the second Wednesday monthly at HPH Hospice, 3545 N. Lecanto Highway, Beverly Hills. For information, call Judy Stauffer at 352-303-2620. Your help is needed to protect our vulnerable against abuse, neglect and exploitation.Group aims to be substance-freePartners for a Substance-Free Citrus Inc. will meet the second Thursday monthly in the basement of the See NOTES / Page C5
Vision Temple Ministries support group meets at 7:30p.m. Mondays for the purpose of resolving underlying issues for healing. Meetings are at 705 Daniel Ave., Brooksville, across the street from SunTrust bank on U.S. 41. Call 352-754-1009 for information. R.I. Discovery (Recovery International) Abraham Low, M.D., self-help systems for mental health depression, obsession, stress, fears, anger. Meetings are 2 to 4p.m. Tuesdays at Crystal River United Methodist Church, 4801 N. Citrus Ave. Call Jackie, 352-563-5182. Together We Grow Nar-Anon Family Group 6:45p.m. Wednesdays at Dunnellon Presbyterian Church, 20641 Chestnut St., Room204 in office building, use right-side entrance across from the Memorial Garden; Nar-Anon is for family and friends of addicts. Find a free local support group in your area: call 888947-8885 or go to www.NARANONFL.org. Recovery from Food Addiction 7 p.m. Thursdays at St. Annes Church, 9870 W. Fort Island Trail, Crystal River, in the parish hall library. Call Peg at 410903-7740. Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA) is a free 12-step recovery program for anyone suffering from food obsession, overeating, undereating or bulimia. For details or a list of meetings, call 352-2708534 or visit www.food addicts.org. 7 to 8:30p.m. Sundays at Queen of Peace Catholic Church Main Hall, 6455 S.W. State Road 200, Ocala. Bereavement Group, 1:30 to 3p.m. Thursdays in the back hall, St. Thomas Church, off U.S.19 south of Cardinal Street. Group is composed of men and women who are experiencing grief and are convinced Life can be good again. Open to all. Come or call Anne at 352-220-1959. Al-Anon groups meet regularly in Citrus County. Call 352-697-0497. Inverness AFG: 8p.m. Mondays, Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, 550 S. U.S.41. 6 p.m. Mondays at Club Recovery, corner of County Road 486 and Anvil Terrace, Hernando. Crystal River AFG: 8p.m. Tuesdays, St. Benedict Catholic Church, 455 S. Suncoast Blvd. Lecanto AFG: 8p.m. Thursdays, Unity Church of Citrus County, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. Crystal River AFG: 11:30a.m. Thursdays at YANA Club, 147 Seventh St. (off Citrus Avenue), Crystal River. Awareness Lunch Bunch AFG: 12:30p.m. Fridays, St. Margaret Episcopal Church, 114 N. Osceola Ave., Inverness. Stepping Stones AFG: 10a.m. Saturdays at Yana Club, 147 Seventh St. (off Citrus Avenue), Crystal River. Tuesday Morning Serenity: 10a.m. Tuesday atHEALTH& LIFECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, MARCH11, 2014 C5 Enjoy The Special EventsDont Miss Out!COMMUNITY EVENTS Festivals FashionsShows Music VeteranPrograms Fairs&MuchMore 000H910 000HI6Y 4805 S. Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, FL 34446 352-628-0012 www.MasterpieceDentalStudio.com Always Welcoming New Patients FRANK J. VASCMINI, DDS Proceeds Benefit Citrus County Blessings The Path Community Food Bank of Citrus County March 13, 2014 5:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m. Rock Crusher Pavilion $ 50 Donation Per Person Hog, Buffalo, Gator, Ribs, Brisket, Chicken and More, plus Open Bar & Craft Beer, Music, Door Prizes and Raffles! 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 000H7ZI 000HAKE 000HEWK Presented by the Pilot Club of Crystal River a 501c (3) non-profil organization Fashion Show & Luncheon Plantation on Crystal River Magnolia Ballroom Saturday, March 15, 2014 Doors Open 11:30am Silent Auctions Door Prizes $25.00 per person Tickets may be purchased at Century 21 Nature Coast, Connies Boutique, The Cotton Club, or any Member of the Pilot Club of Crystal River For more information, call Jo (352) 208-1490 Fresh Produce Vera Bradley Tommy Bahama Brighton Accessories Proceeds benefit Citrus County Charities Featuring: 000GW9N Join Relay for Life today! Register your team today by visiting www.relayforlife.org or by calling 1-800-227-2345 April 4 & 5, 2014 Citrus High School This is your chance to make a difference in the fight against cancer. The money raised will fund lifesaving research, education, advocacy and service programs. A community event where people come together to remember loved ones, inspire others and celebrate life. 000HJRR Tee Up With CASA to DRIVE AWAY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE 1st Annual Mixed Golf Scramble To Benefit CASA, The Citrus Abuse Shelter Association SATURDAY, APRIL 5, 2014 9 Hole Scramble at the Meadows Golf Course Citrus Hills $60 per person includes green fees, cart, prizes and lunch in the Garden Room 7:30am Registration, 8:30am Shotgun Start Call 352-746-4425 or 352-344-8111 FOR MORE INFORMATION 000H8DR Community Happenings Community Happenings Citrus County School Board office in Inverness, 1007 W. Main St. Use the elevator to go to the basement. 8 to 9 a.m. board meeting. 9:15 to 9:30 a.m. coffee, doughnuts, networking. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. membership meeting. For information, call the office at 352-389-0472 or email email@example.com.Oak Hill to present diabetes classSPRING HILL Oak Hill Hospital will continue its For Your Health community education program with Diabetes 102 from 4 to 6p.m. Tuesday, March11, in the hospitals cafeteria conference room, Entrance A, 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill, presented by Mary-Anne Flowers, R.D., L.D., clinical dietitian; and Valerie Rabideau, P.T., MBA, physical therapist. Diabetes 102 is an education clinic designed exclusively for diabetics and their spouses or caregivers. The clinical dietitian will cover meal planning for diabetes control and the physical therapist will cover exercise techniques for diabetes control. Admission is free and light refreshments will be served. As seating is limited to only 15 couples, reservations are required. To register, call 352-628-6060 in Citrus or go to OakHillHospital.com/ForYourHealth. Nature Coast EMS to host classNature Coast EMS is pleased to announce the next Citizens Academy will begin March18. The Citizens Academy is a hands-on opportunity for community members to see and learn what Nature Coast EMS paramedics and EMTs do every day. Graduates learn skills they can use in actual emergencies because the academy is focused on hands-on training, showing and teaching the skills that an EMS crew may use. Participants will get to practice starting IVs, intubations (placing a breathing tube), defibrillations, reading heart rhythms and doing a full code on a SIMMAN mannequin. In the final session, participants will take care of a simulated patient in a mock patient care scenario and have the opportunity to ride along with paramedics and EMTs and go on actual emergencies. The Nature Coast EMS Citizens Academy is free and meets every Tuesday for eight weeks from 6 to 9p.m. If you would like to have fun while learning lifesaving skills call 352-249-4700 or online at www. naturecoastems.org. Just click on community.Oak Hill Partners club sets eventsSPRING HILL Oak Hill Hospital H2U Partners Club events. The hospital is at 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill, 1.9 miles east of U.S. 19 on State Road 50. Visit OakHillHospital.com. March 11 blood pressure test 10a.m. March 12 yoga class 10a.m. March 17 AARP tax assistance service 9a.m. to 1p.m. March 18 blood pressure test 10a.m. March 18 Suncoast Traffic School 6p.m. March 19 yoga class 10a.m. NOTESContinued from Page C4 MONTHLY SUPPORT GROUPS WEEKLY SUPPORT GROUPS Florida Department of Health Citrus County monthly support group for anyone who would like more information on HIV, 3p.m. the second Tuesday at the Lecanto Main Office, 3700 W. Sovereign Path. Open to the public. Call 352-527-0068, ext.232. Citrus Abuse Shelter Association (CASA), 1100 Turner Camp Road, Inverness, hosts a volunteer meeting at 10:30 a.m. the second Tuesday monthly, September to May. Call 352344-8111. HIV support group 3 to 4p.m. the second Tuesday monthly at Citrus County Health Department, 3700 Sovereign Path, Lecanto. Open to all affected by HIV. Persons attending remain confidential, testing will be anonymous. Reservation not required. Call 352-527-0068, ext.281, if you have any questions. Bereaved Parents of the USA (BP/USA) grief support group for parents and grandparents who have experienced the death of a child, 7p.m. the second Wednesday monthly at the First Presbyterian Church, 1501 S.E. U.S. 19 in Crystal River. Call Bernadette Passalacqua at 352-7464664 or visit www.bereavedparents usa.org. Look Good ... Feel Better a free two-hour session for women undergoing radiation or chemotherapy, at 3p.m. the second Wednesday monthly at the Cancer & Blood Disease Center, Lecanto, and 3p.m. the fourth Wednesday monthly at the Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute, Lecanto. Call Joann Brown at 352-3417741 or the American Cancer Society at 800-395-5665 to register. Emotions Anonymous 12-step support group, noon the second and fourth Thursdays monthly at Central Ridge Library, Forest Ridge Boulevard and Roosevelt, in Beverly Hills. Call Meg at 352-527-2443. SPRING HILL Spinal Cord Injury support group, 5p.m. second Thursday monthly in the gym at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital. Call Dee Hardee at 352-592-7237. Friends of the Blind 9a.m. to noon the second Friday monthly. Call Butch at 352-419-7501 or Diane at 352-726-0293 for location. Womens Breast Cancer Support Group, 11:30a.m. the second Friday monthly (except July and August), Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute in the Allen Ridge Medical Center, County Road 491, Lecanto. Light lunch served. Call Judy Bonard at 352-5274389. Mended Hearts of Citrus County, for individuals who have or had cardiovascular disease, as well as caregivers and family members, 10a.m. the second Friday monthly in the Gulf Room in the Historic Citrus High School; parking and transportation available from CMHS parking lot A2. Speaker will be Charles Odle, CNMT, R.T., NCT who will speak on stress testing and imaging. The hands on CPR training for those registered will be at 9a.m. that day at the Nature Coast EMS facility on county Road 490 in Lecanto. Open to the public. Call Millie King, president, at 352-637-5525; or Cardiovascular Services at 352-344-6416. Osteoporosis Citrus County Support Group is a part of the NOFs affiliated support group program dedicated to providing, timely information and support to people affected by osteoporosis. Meetings are at 1p.m. the third Tuesday monthly in Room 115 at the Citrus County Resource Center, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Court, Lecanto. Each month offers a guest speaker or group discussion. Everyone is invited. For information, call Janet Croft at 352-249-7874 or email TheBone Zone2010@yahoo.com See WEEKLY / Page C6
Classes start today at Citrus SpringsCitrus County Parks and Recreation announces a new Zumba classes are starting with certified instructor Christine Mehlenbacher is about to begin. Get ready to let loose and burn up to 650 calories per session while having fun dancing to easy to follow steps. Classes are being held at the Citrus Springs Community Center, 1570 W. Citrus Springs Blvd., Citrus Springs, every Tuesday and Thursday evening from 6:30 to 7:30 pm starting Tuesday, March 11. Cost will be $5 per person. Easy registration is at the door. For questions and info call Citrus County Parks and Recreation at 352-465-7007All welcome at free yoga, reiki sessionsFree yoga and reiki sessions are offered weekly. For schedules and information, call Aviva (for yoga) at 352-419-7800 or Connie (for reiki) at 352-560-7686. Excercise class set at Citrus SpringsCitrus County Parks & Recreation its Fit Forever exercise class with certified instructor Roger Roc OConnor. This ongoing class is from 6:30 to 7:30p.m. at the Citrus Springs Community Center, 1570 W. Citrus Springs Blvd., Citrus Springs, Tuesdays and Thursdays. The cost is $5 per class. Participants will move at their pace with this cardio, stretch and exercise class. No registration is needed, just sign up at a class. Call 352-465-7007. Special chair yoga instruction offeredChair yoga classes are offered free at 10 a.m. Mondays at Alescis Corner Plaza, 1015 E. Norvell Bryant Highway, Hernando, across from Dollar General. This is an opportunity for people who are not able to practice regular yoga on mats. Classes are given by experienced, certified yoga teachers. Call 352-419-7800.Wildlife park offers fitness programThe Floridas Department of Environmental Protections Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park will host exercise classes in the Florida Room in the parks Visitor Center on U.S. 19 in Homosassa Springs: 9:30 to 10a.m. Mondays, March 24 and April 7. The public is invited to join in any of the exercise classes. While you are encouraged to attend all four classes, it is not mandatory. Consult your medical professional before beginning an exercise routine. A donation of $2 per class is suggested and will benefit the Friends of Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park. Presented by Steve and Patti Griffith, all of the exercises in this program are focused on improving balance, range of motion and strength. Participants should wear lose clothing and gym shoes appropriate for exercising. Regular park admission will apply for entrance into the Wildlife Park. For information on this and other fitness-related programs, call the park office at 352-628-5343, ext. 1002, Mondays through Fridays. Visit www.FloridaStateParks.org.Join groups for exercise at the YThe YMCA offers group exercise classes from cardio circuit to yoga, and everything in between. Classes are conducted at four locations: Cornerstone Baptist Church and First Presbyterian Church in Inverness, First United Methodist Church in Homosassa and Hope Evangelic Lutheran Church in Citrus Springs. Classes are available to anyone 18 and older, and are offered in the mornings and afternoons. Try the first class out at a YMCA location of choice for free. Call the YMCA 352-637-0132, or visit www.ymcasuncoast.org. Free Zumba classes at churchZumba classes for beginners are offered at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Thursday and Saturday at the Unity Church, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. Lose weight while having fun. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 352-628-3253. C6TUESDAY, MARCH11, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEHEALTH& LIFE 000H8DR Community Happenings Community Happenings Mardi Gras Homosassa StyleSaturday, March 22Yulee Dr., Old Homosassa, FLParade Begins at 10:00 AMShrimp, Food, Beer & Wine, Vendors, Kids Zone, Arts & CraftsRotary Club of Homosassa SpringsSupported by:000HAL1Ameriprise Financial Fresh from Florida Crystal Automotive The Freezer Gildans The Shed Neon Leons DiscoverCitrusCounty.com FDS Disposal Suncoast Plumbing Citrus 95.3/The Fox 96.7 Homosassa Printing Homosassa Wildlife Park Live Music Cash Prizes Info call 352-201-2520 or go to www.shrimpapalooza.com 52nd Annual St. Pats Championship Golf Tournament March 14, 15, & 16 at Inverness Golf and Country Club We hope you will join us for three exciting days of golf, camaraderie, food and prizes! 000HFWH For more information 726-2583 or 586-6510 000HJLQ 3rd Annual Golf For Meals Golf Tournament Emeritus at Barrington Place presents the Lunch during the event Hole-in-one prize provided by: Harley Davidson, Crystal River SPONSORS: Citrus County Chronicle, Harley Davidson of Crystal River, WYKE TV, Nature Coast Volunteer Center, FOX 96.7, Citrus 95.3, 7 Rivers Golf & Country Club Saturday, March 29, 2014 Registration begins at 8:00 am Shotgun start 9:00 am Four person scramble 7 Rivers Golf and Country Club For more information call (352) 527-5975 All Entries Must Be Received by Friday, March 28, 2014 For information call Jim Green (352) 249-1236 golf Monday, April 7, 2014 Monday, April 7, 2014 16th ANNUAL CLASSIC SCORE S UGARMILL W OODS C OUNTRY C LUB Sugarmill Woods, Homosassa, Florida S UGARMILL W OODS C OUNTRY C LUB Sugarmill Woods, Homosassa, Florida 000HCK1 www.citruscounty.score.org To register with PayPal enter following e-mail address: email@example.com www.citruscounty.score.org To register with PayPal enter following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org Tournament Sponsor $100 Includes: Name displayed at tournament and awards banquet, Tournament Sponsor $100 Includes: Name displayed at tournament and awards banquet, Media Recognition, Free greens fee (foursome) at Sugarmill Woods Country Club during 2014 11:00 a.m. Registration 11:30 a.m. Lunch 1:00 p.m. Shotgun Start 5:30 p.m. Award Ceremony per golfer $ 60 000HFWK Saturday, March 22, 2014 9 am 3 pm Inverness Elks Lodge #2522 3580 Lemon Street, Hernando (on Hernando Lake, turn between tackle shop and martial arts studio) Raffle Drawings Food and Beverages Inside and Outside Crafters For more information, call Mimi Salton 860-2598 SPONSORED BY Fort Cooper Days Sat. March 15 & Sun. March 16 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fort Cooper State Park 3100 S. Old Floral City Rd., Inverness Experience Florida Histor y Adults thru 13 yrs. $6 ~ 12 yrs. & under Free Come and Enjoy 2nd Seminole War Reenactments at 11a.m. & 2p.m. Period Arts & Crafts Great Food & Refreshments Living History Demonstrations Exhibits/Demonstrations Hosted by the Friends of Fort Cooper For more information, call 726-0315 000HAJN Tickets $10 per person Includes Refreshments at 1912 Citrus County Courthouse, Inverness Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Music starts promptly at 7 p.m. Publix Supermarket Charities Wann & Mary Robinson Smiths Optical Services Jordan Engineering David Rom State Farm Insurance Clark & Wendy Stillwell Accent Travel Photography by Rebecca Pujals-Jones Deco Cafe T O B ENEFIT T HE C ITRUS C OUNTY H ISTORICAL S OCIETY S PONSORS : Thursday, Mar. 13 Limited seating. Reservations encouraged. Call: 352-341-6427 000FMJ7 Fred Gosbee & Julia Lane Multi-Instrumentalists Music Museum at the Castlebay Featuring 000HAVZ Unity Church, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. Alcoholics Anonymous : If you drink, and want to stop, call Alcoholics Anonymous Nature Coast Intergroup at 352-621-0599. Visit the website: www. ncintergroup.com. 10:30a.m. Sundays, 10300 S. Riviera Drive, Chassahowitzka Community Center, 1mile west of U.S.19 on Miss Maggie Drive, turn left, two blocks. AC Group, 7p.m. Tuesdays at Church Without Walls, 3962 N. Roscoe Road, Hernando. Call Laverne at 352-637-4563. Visit the website: www.alcoholicsfor christ.com. A 12-step Christian support group meets at 6p.m. every Wednesday at Living Waters Ministries, 12 N. Melbourne St., Beverly Hills. Call Meg at 352-5272443. Free and open to the public. DUNNELLON Grief support group 6p.m. Thursdays at the First Baptist Church of Dunnellon, 20831 Powell Road. Call the church at 352-489-2730. Narcotics Anonymous: It Works How and Why, 7to 8p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, YANA Club, 147 N.W. Seventh St., Crystal River. Mens RAW (Recovery at Work) meeting, 7 to 8p.m. Thursday, Lecanto Church of Christ: 797 S. Rowe Terrace, Lecanto. More Will Be Revealed, 8 to 9p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, Citrus Memorial Health System Historic School House: 135 S. Citrus Ave., Inverness. Recovery on the River, 7 to 8p.m. Monday; 8 to 9p.m. Friday and Sunday; Lecanto Church of Christ, 797 S. Rowe Terrace, Lecanto. Save Our-Selves, 9:30 to 10:30p.m. Friday; 7:30 to 8:30p.m. Sunday; Club Recovery: Anvil Terrace and C.R.486, Hernando, 352-419-4836. Spirit of Unity, 8 to 9p.m. Thursday, Citrus County Family Resource Centers outreach center: 3848 E. Parsons Point Road, Hernando. Women United Ladies Meeting, 6:30 to 7:30p.m. Thursday Citrus Memorial Health System Historic School House: 135 S. Citrus Ave., Inverness. You Are Never Alone, noon to 1p.m. Sunday, Monday, Wedneday and Friday, YANA Club: 147 N.W. Seventh St., Crystal River. FITNESS PROGRAMS WEEKLYContinued from Page C5
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 email@example.com. Notes tend to run one week prior to the date of an e vent. Publication on a special day cant be guaranteed. PFLAG get together in Lecanto todayPFLAG Lecanto (Parents, Family and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the Unity Church of Citrus County, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. PFLAGs mission is to promote the health and well-being of LGBT persons, their families and friends. The meetings are open to everyone and provide an opportunity for dialog, discussion and support, as well as education about LGBT issues and concerns. For more information about PFLAG Lecanto, call Linda at 352-419-2738 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.Genealogical society meets today in LecantoThe Citrus County Genealogical Society will meet at 10 a.m. today at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 3474 W. Southern St., Lecanto. The speaker will be Sharon Tate Moody, a board-certified genealogist. She will talk about Disputes and Unhappy Differences: Surprises in Land Records. Land records arent filled just with property descriptions. Evidence of unhappy marriages, family squabbles and illegitimate children are clearly documented and awaiting discovery. For information, visit www. citrusgenealogy.com or call Mary Ann Machonkin at 352-382-5515. Guests are welcome.Computer users will gather in Crystal RiverCrystal River Computer Users Group will convene at 6 p.m. Wednesday. The presentation will be an overview of e-Books as an alternative to printed books, including the use of e-Book Readers by Ben Kampschroer and Debbie Reilly. Coffee and refreshments are served at 6 p.m. with a short meeting at 6:30 p.m., followed by the presentation. Meetings are free and open to the public. CRUG holds regular monthly meetings on the second Wednesday of the month at the Crystal Oaks Club House, off State Road 44, at 4948 W. Crystal Oaks Blvd., Lecanto. For more information, visit www.CRUG.com.Military card party to benefit CASACASA the Citrus Abuse Shelter Association will hold a Military Card Party Thursday at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 439 E. Norvell Bryant Highway, Hernando. Doors open at 6:15p.m., with play starting at 7p.m. There will be raffles and game prizes, and refreshments will be served. Tickets are $13 and may be obtained in advance or purchased at the door. All proceeds will aid CASA in assisting the victims of domestic violence in Citrus County. Call Ann at 352-344-8708 for tickets and information. Stick a Fork in Cancer at Beef OBradysStick a Fork in Cancer and dine at Beef O Bradys between 4 and 10 p.m. Wednesday and tell them youre supporting the Raymond James Relay For Life and they will donate 15 percent of your bill. All Relay dollars raised go to the American Cancer Society funding research, advocacy, education and patient services. Beefs is at 6738 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Crystal River.Masonic community breakfast plannedFloral City Masonic Lodge 133 will offer its monthly breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday. Breakfast includes pancakes, eggs your way, sausage, biscuits and gravy, grits, toast and beverage. The donation is $5. The lodge, on Orange Avenue next to the library, offers breakfasts the third Saturday of each month. COMMUNITYPage C7TUESDAY, MARCH 11, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE NEWS NOTES NEWS NOTES Relay For Life party set for ThursdayAll are invited to the Crystal River/Dunnellon Relay for Life Team Party at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Crystal River Middle School Auditorium. Wear your choice of cancerawareness color for spirit points. There will be updates on event activities, spirit points, awards, team captain gifts and fundraising updates. RSVP to Rory Wells at email@example.com.Wake Up Laughing with Unity ChurchThe public is invited to Wake Up Laughing with Swami Beyondananda (aka Steve Bhaerman) at 7 p.m. Friday at Unity of Citrus County, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. Theres definitely something funny going on, with comedy disguised as wisdom and wisdom disguised as comedy, when Swami Beyondananda performs. Festivities will begin at 5:45 p.m. with sandwiches and snacks, as well as a visit with Bhaerman. Tickets are $20 in advance or $15 at the door. For tickets, call 352-746-1270. Visit www.unityofcitrus.org.Get together with Jerseyans, friendsThe New Jersey and Friends Club of Citrus County will take a boat tour and have dinner at Ikes in Inglis on Wednesday; time to be announced. Other upcoming activities include lunch at Crackers in Crystal River at 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 26, and a trip to the Show Palace in Hudson at 1 p.m. Sunday, March 30, to see La Cage Aux Folles. For more information, call Mary Anne at 352-746-3386. The club bowls Thursdays at 10 a.m. at Sportsmens Bowl, 100 Florida Ave. (U.S. 41) in Inverness. All are welcome; being from New Jersey is not a requirement. For more information, call 352527-3568 or visit on Facebook.American-Canadian group to end seasonThe American-Canadian Snowbirds Club will be wrapping up its season with the annual picnic at Whispering Pines Park on Wednesday. Whether you are in the area for a month, six months or live here year-round, you are invited for a good time playing golf, euchre or shuffleboard at the next season, beginning this November. For more information, call Tony or Sharon at 352-341-4407 before the end of April.BH Farmers Market operates every FridayEveryone is invited to the Beverly Hills Farmers Market, 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 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday at 352746-2657.Hear about roses with Floral City clubThe Floral City Garden Club will meet Friday. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. with refreshments and the meeting will start at 10 a.m. This month, the speaker will be Chris McMillan and the subject will be roses. The meeting will be at the community center on Orange Avenue in Floral City. For more information, call club President Lona Bassett at 352-560-3879. Special to the ChronicleWithlacoochee Gulf Preserves BioBlitz will be Saturday and Sunday at 1001 Old Rock Road, Yankeetown. This two-day event involves more than a dozen ecological tours, biological flora and fauna inventories, educational program and exhibits. The activities led by naturalists, biologists and other environmental scientists from University of Florida, Audubon, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commisson and more. Visit www.watershedecology. org/bioblitz.html to view a schedule of events. The website gives more details, including proper clothing and protective gear. Some activities require advance registration. For more information, email Jean Holbrook at JEHolbrook1@aol.com. BioBlitz at preserve Two-day event to feature tours and programs JODI LOVE /Special to the ChronicleActive duty members of Coast Guard Station Yankeetown and the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 15-01of Crystal River participated in the Kids Fishing Clinic held at Fort Island Trail Park on Feb. 22. Approximately 300 children and their families attended the event. In addition, they were able to check out the U.S. Coast Guard vessel on display, as well as obtain boating safety and fishing information from the USCG Auxiliary. Pictured in the foreground are: Parker, the Citrus County Parks & Recreation mascot, with James Simon, flotilla commander of USCG Auxiliary Flotilla 15-01 of Crystal River. Kids Fishing Clinic BioBlitz is looking for volunteers to help on Saturday and Sunday. There are three-hour shifts available for each job location 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 11:30 to 2:30 p.m. If you cannot give us that much time, let us know the specific times you can help out. Our needs are for one volunteer shift at the information and sign-in desk; three volunteer shifts for parking attendants; two volunteer shifts for the entrance gate; and one volunteer shift for garbage and latrine monitor. Visit www.watershedecology. org/bioblitz.html to view the schedule and pick your event(s) of interest. The website gives more detail, including proper clothing and protective gear. Some activities require advance registration. For more information email Jean Holbrook atJEHolbrook1 @aol.com. Want to help at the BioBlitz? Special to the ChronicleCitrus County Extension Services will host an open house from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the extension office located at 3650 W. Sovereign Path in Lecanto. Understanding the Healthcare Marketplace will address questions regarding the new health care law or qualification for tax credits to help pay for health insurance. This is the opportunity to clear up confusion, understand your options, make informed health insurance decisions and apply for coverage. Bring 2013 tax information, current pay stubs and immigration papers, if applicable. If you are unable to attend the open house, email Sarah Ellis at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about the event, call 352-527-5700. Extension slates open house Special to the ChronicleHospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast Director of Childrens Services Marylin Bloom, right, answers a question for Kathy Dinan at the fifth annual Early Childhood Expo held on Friday, Feb. 28, at Pope John Paul II Catholic School in Lecanto. The event was offered at no cost by organizations that serve local children. The event was sponsored by Staywell, Kids Central Inc. and Publix. Herrys Kids Pediatric Services, a program of Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast, provides specialized services to children with life-threatening illness. Visit Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast on Facebook or on the Web at www.hospiceofcitrus.org. Fifth annual Early Childhood Expo
C8TUESDAY, MARCH11, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEENTERTAINMENT PHILLIPALDER Newspaper Enterprise Assn.George Orwell claimed, One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes a revolution in order to establish a dictatorship. At the bridge table, one sometimes establishes a winner in order to safeguard a contract as in this deceptive deal. South reaches four hearts. What should he do after West leads the diamond king? Norths three-diamond jump-cue-bid below three of partners suit was a Mixed Raise. It showed four-card heart support, 7-9 high-card points and nine losers: a hand too good for a pre-emptive jump-raise to three hearts and too weak for a game-invitational two-diamond cuebid raise. The original South won with his diamond ace, drew trumps and played a spade to dummys 10. East won with his jack and returned a diamond. Declarer ruffed and took a second failing spade finesse. Later, he lost two club tricks to go down one. Agreed, it was unlucky that all four key cards were offside, but South could have survived. After drawing trumps, declarer should have attacked clubs. West would have won with his queen and shifted to a spade, but South would have taken a finesse. East would have won and led back a diamond. South would have ruffed and played the club king. West could have won this trick or the next and led a spade, but declarer would have won with dummys ace and discarded dummys last spade on his fourth club. Then, finally, South would have ruffed his third spade. He would have taken one spade, five hearts, one diamond, two clubs and that spade ruff on the board. 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When he divorced for the second time, we offered to let him live rent-free in the guesthouse behind our home. In the past three years, our feelings for him have disintegrated. Dad does absolutely nothing to earn his keep. When he moved in, we bought him a flat-screen TV, gave him furniture and helped decorate. We havent asked for money, and he has never offered to lift a finger. Shouldnt he at least weed his area, clean out his garage and shovel snow around his door? Dad is 73 and in good health. We pay for his electricity, satellite TV and Internet. We gave him one of our cars, and it took a year before he started chipping in on the insurance premiums. He would never think to have the oil changed. The money is not the problem. Its that Dad is so irresponsible, ungrateful and disrespectful. He walks into my house without knocking and scares me to death. He leaves his cigarette butts in a beer can on my front porch. I have him over for dinner once a week, and he eats like a glutton, devouring all the weeks leftovers. He never reciprocates in any way. Im sick of his lazy and thoughtless ways, and so is my husband. My father-in-law is completely self-centered, and it is not lost on me why he is twice divorced. What can I do? Finished with Him Dear Finished: First talk to your husband so the two of you are in agreement about Dad. Then tell Dad what the new rules are and what you expect. We also suggest you lock your doors, put your leftovers in the freezer before he comes over and start charging him rent. Dear Annie: My parents are compulsive hoarders. They keep everything. They have clothing that hasnt been worn in 35 years, furniture they no longer use, reference books that are outdated, and stacks of magazines, newspapers and boxes of papers that pose a fire hazard. I would like to give things away and throw things out, but my hands are tied. I am not allowed to sort through any of their junk, because I might toss something they need. But I know theyd never begin to find that something amidst all the clutter. They do not realize they have a problem, but its driving me crazy. What can I do? Going Insane Dear Going: Your parents may be overwhelmed with the amount of stuff they have accumulated over the years and even embarrassed to have you go through it. Be sympathetic and respectful toward their choices. Ask sweetly whether they would go through just one box with you to see whats in there that might be worth keeping. If so, you can set aside the things they want, regardless of whether you agree, and get rid of the rest. But if they still refuse or wont admit that crumbling newspapers can be tossed, try to understand that this type of hoarding is a mental illness and requires professional help. See whether there is a hoarding task force in your area, and also contact the International OCD Foundation (ocfoundation.org) for information and referrals. Dear Annie: That letter from Staying Warm in South Dakota saved me a service call to my heating contractor. I had not changed the batteries in my digital thermostat in a long time. After changing them this afternoon, my gas heater is now working just fine. No problem. Thanks. Jesup, Ga.Annies Mailbox is written by Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar, longtime editors of the Ann Landers column. Please email your questions to email@example.com, or write to: Annies Mailbox, Creators Syndicate, 737 3rd Street, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254. To find out more about Annies Mailbox and read features by other Creators Syndicate writers and cartoonists, visit the Creators Syndicate Web page at www.creators.com. 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COMICSCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, MARCH11, 2014 C9 Pickles Crystal River Mall 9; 564-6864 : Rise of an Empire (R) 7:30 p.m. No passes. : Rise of an Empire (R) In 3D. 1 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m., 8 p.m. Days to Kill (PG-13) 1:10 p.m., 4:20 p.m., 7:10 p.m. LEGO (PG) 1:35 p.m., 7:35 p.m. No passes. LEGO (PG) In 3D. 5 p.m. No passes. Monuments Men (PG-13) 4:50 p.m. No passes. Mr. Peabody and Sherman (PG) 1:15 p.m., 7:15 p.m. No passes. Mr. Peabody and Sherman (PG) In 3D. 4:30 p.m. No passes. Non-Stop (PG-13) 1:50 p.m., 4:35 p.m., 7:40 p.m. No passes. Pompeii (PG-13) 2 p.m. Ride Along (PG-13) 1:45 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:45 p.m. Son of God (PG-13) 1 p.m., 4:10 p.m., 7:20 p.m. Citrus Cinemas 6 Inverness; 637-3377 : Rise of an Empire (R) 4:15 p.m. No passes. : Rise of an Empire (R) In 3D. 1 p.m., 7:25 p.m. No passes. LEGO (PG) 1:40 p.m., 4:40 p.m., 7:20 p.m. Monuments Men (PG-13) 12:45 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 7:05 p.m. Mr. Peabody and Sherman (PG) 1:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. No passes. Mr. Peabody and Sherman (PG) In 3D 4:30 p.m. No passes. Non-Stop (PG-13) 1:10 p.m., 4 p.m., 7:15 p.m. Son of God (PG-13) 12:30 p.m., 3:45 p.m., 7 p.m. Peanuts Garfield For Better or For Worse Sally Forth Beetle Bailey Dilbert The Grizzwells The Born Loser Blondie Doonesbury Classic 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 FGW AMJVW LB BZDWYRP GMP MJHMKP EWWY M YMFVZMJ FGDYC. D OZWBWZ FLL NMYK FL FLL BWH. NDTS BJWWFHLLRPrevious Solution: Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone. Pablo Picasso (c) 2014 by NEA, Inc., dist. by Universal Uclick 3-11
C10TUESDAY,MARCH11,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE Fax: (352) 563-5665 l Toll Free: (888) 852-2340 l Email: firstname.lastname@example.org l website: www.chronicleonline.com To place an ad, call563-5966 ChronicleClassifiedsClassifieds In Print and Online All The Time637549 000HHE3 000HHE5 4 WOODEN BOXES $20 FOR GARAGE/WORKSHOP 2 SIZES INVERNESS 419-5981 23 UNFINISHED WOOD FORMS $20 HEARTS/ANIMALS PAINTDECORATE 419-5981 225/75R-16 Goodyear light truck tire GREATSHAPE ONLY$50 352-464-0316 7-5 GALLON METAL OLD FUELCANS WITH SPOUTSALLFOR $80.00 464-0316 APPLIANCES like new washers/dryers, stoves, fridges 30 day warranty trade-ins, 352-302-3030 Bernina Sewing Maching. Nice cabinet, all attachments $250. Entertainment Ctr $45, Cabinet w/ 3 shelves, 2 doors. $30 (352) 726-1327 DENON STEREO RECEIVERAM/FM PRECISIONAUDIO RECEIVER. FIRST 100.00. 464-0316 FLOOR LAMPwith 18 watt OTTLight for crafts & sewing. $179.00 New. 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Like New $300 (352)422-2317 John VINTAGE ROD IRON SOFA& 2 CHAIRS Sturdy condition $100 call 352-257-3870 ASIAN STYLE TABLE with glass top red and gold perfect condition $75 call 352-257-3870 Entertainment Center Light Oak, Exc Cond. $200; Couch, Dark color, Good Cond $85 (352) 697-2452 FURNITURE Double dresser w/mirror,Ashley, med. oak $175. 5-pc metal dinette set, blk faux marble top, tan micro-fiber seats $225. (352)637-1857 HIGH END USED FURNITURE, 2ND TIME AROUND RESALES 270-8803, 2165 Hy 491 Reclining Lift Chair Good Condition $250. (352) 212-6187 SOFA Bassett, floral and rattan, like new. Coffee & End Table. All for $250 (352) 794-3693 TEAK QUEEN BEDROOM SETPlatform bed with attached night stands, mattress, 6 drawer dresser and mirror. Gently used. $499 352-527-2874 TRADE IN MATTRESS SETS FOR SALE Starting at $50. 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WE MOVE SHEDS! we accept Visa/MC **352-634-3935** ANTIQUE ROCKER Can be viewed on craigslist super nice $65 call 352-257-3870 PAIR OF GREEN MARBLETABLES ON WOOD PEDESTALS Great condition $100 both call 352-257-3870 3 very collectible works. Lrg. glass framed Beatles, believed to be one of a kind. Lrg. popular color print of famout work; Red Caboose glass framed poster of: Bull Durham Tobacco Titled; Without A Match. Downsizing due to health and age. All $300. Will send info & photos to your email. Call John (352) 726-1076 BUSINESS Great opportunity to own your own business. Includes real estate and 2 buildings w/ample parking, fenced, plus inventory.Antique & Collectibles items Only serious inquiries call 352-746-6731 EXP. LINE COOKApply in Person at Crackers Bar & Grill EXPERIENCED LINE COOKFast, Coordinated Full time, Nonsmoking. Call for Interview Appt. (352)447-2406, Inglis Line Cooks & ServersApply In Person Only Lollygaggers744 SE US Hwy 19 AC SALESWill train right person, easy six figure income Must have Val. fl. DL, Robert 352-586-0305 NURSERY SALESOConnells Nursery PT/FT, Must have Experience in Plants Call (352) 628-6700 Pest Control Inspectors/SalesWanted for Citrus/ Sumter Co. Salary, Plus Commissions. Company vehicle. APPL Y IN PERSON 3447 E. Gulf to Lake Exp. Laborer & Plastererneed valid DL, Top pay for quality applicants. call 352-232-9524 Scott Wright Stucco Experienced SubcontractInstallers NeededVery busy kitchen & bath company with multi-county work. Must have own tools & vehicle. Lic/Ins w/ workmans comp. Steady work. Needs to be quality conscious & self-starter. Pay per bi-weekly per job. Contact: Deem Cabinets Dave Foley 352-628-3122 3835 S Pittsburgh Ave, Homosassa Looking For Exp. Ceramic Tile InstallersCall Our Store at: 352-564-2772 For info NEWSPAPER CARRIER WANTEDNewspaper carrier wanted for early morning delivery of the Citrus County Chronicle and other newspapers for home delivery customers.Must have insured and reliable vehicleApply in Person 1624 N Meadowcrest Blvd, Crystal River Monday to Friday 8am-5pm Newspaper carriers are independent contractors, not employees of the Citrus County Chronicle FLORAL DESIGNERExp. ONLY, P/THrs & Holidays. 352-726-9666 Head Chef Deli ManagerFT position at a growing natural food store with large food service area. Exp required Send resume to: CCC, Blind Box 1857 106 W Main St Inverness, Fl 34450 Heavy Machine MechanicDAB Constructors Inglis Area, F/T, EOE (352) 447-5488 P/T Boat Captainmin. 25 ton license established dive shop looking for friendly, enthusiastic tour guide. pls call 352-257-1794 I I I I I I I I Tell that special person Happy Birthday with a classified ad under Happy Notes. 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Call John (352) 726-1076 King size bed, little used in guest room, $400; Antique Paul Whiteman 4 stringed banjo w/ case. Beautiful sound & cond. $400 (352) 746-1305 Line Cooks & ServersApply In Person Only Lollygaggers744 SE US Hwy 19 SCHWINN AIRDYNE BIKE w/ergometer exc. cond. $300. MEDICAL RECLINING LIFT CHAIR, exc. cond. brown, $200. (352) 860-1439 SUZUKI, C-50 Boulevard, 805CC Fl/Water Cooled/ Shaft Drive,, windshield, bags & engine guard, 7K mi. Adult Owned, Garaged, Exc. Cond. $4,000. firm 795-1586 $$ CASH PAID $$FOR JUNK VEHICLES 352-634-5389 BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID-$300 & UP (352) 771-6191 FREE REMOV AL Appliances,AC Units Riding Mowers, Scrap Metals, 352-270-4087 Taurus MetalRecycling Best Prices for your cars or trucks also biggest U-Pull-It with thousands of vehicles offering lowest price for parts 352-637-2100 50 HitachiTV. Works great. Free. 7hp, self propelled mower. Runs gd. Leaks oil. Free. Inverness. (352)344-1637 Collecting quality items for church rummage sale: household,appliances,etc. No clothes. Will pick up. (352)621-0175 Female Black Lab & Pitmix free to good home (352) 464-4001 Free Dog, Jack Russell/Pomeranian Mix. 9 mos. old male, neutered Free to good home (352) 201-2510 Todays New Ads 2.5 ACRESMar. 20, 10AM ED MESSER, Your Favorite Auctioneermessersales.com (352) 212-6672 3 very collectible works. Lrg. glass framed Beatles, believed to be one of a kind. Lrg. popular color print of famout work; Red Caboose glass framed poster of: Bull Durham Tobacco Titled; Without A Match. Downsizing due to health and age. All $300. Will send info & photos to your email. Call John (352) 726-1076 20 Ford Truck Whls. Chrme Lrg 5 spoke. 6x135mm. (5.3). Bolt pattrn. From an 04Lincoln Nav. 275/55 R20 tires. Incl. locking lugs. $300. (352)220-2458 4x8UTILITYTRAILER with tilt, good condition $425.00 352-422-0273 AZALEAS 1 gallon pots 3 for $20They are gorgeous and will only get better once out of the pots! Phone 613-5818 Bernina Sewing Maching. Nice cabinet, all attachments $250. Entertainment Ctr $45, Cabinet w/ 3 shelves, 2 doors. $30 (352) 726-1327 Beverly Hills1 bdrm, plus Fl Rm, 1st month free. $575/mo, (352)442-7794 Craftsman, Jointer/Planer new prtbl, $50. Blck. & Dckr elec. trimmer $25. (352) 382-5521 CRYSTALRIVER TODAY 5847 W. 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Pressure Washing Too352-942-8434Call Today for a Clean Tomorrow000hfy5RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL, VACATION RENTALS & CONSTRUCTION CLEAN-UP 000HL2B A/C & AIR QUALITYYour Neighborhood Indoor Air Quality Specialist Spring Tune Up Special $ 49 95 Reg. $139.95Guaranteeing 10x Cleaner Air or tune-up is freeIncludes Our Exclusive Laser Particle Scan to determine the quality of the air you breathe in your home. NO OTHER COMPANY OFFERS THIS SERVICE!Expires March 31, 2014Back To NewHeating & Cooling628-5700 newair.biz Since 1997 Exclusive Lic #CAC1815891 000HGZP746-4451 IRRIGATION Serving Citrus County longer than the rest, consistently voted Best of the Best!1723 N. Lecanto Hwy. 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Pressure Washing Interior & Exterior Driveways/Decks Drywall/TextureAll Types of Home Repairs 746-5190LIC/ INS Lic #240270 ELECTRICAL REPAIR 352-621-1248Thomas Electric, LLC Residential/Commercial ServiceGenerac Centurion Guardian Generators Factory Authorized Technicians ER0015377 000HD58 Stand Alone Generator Quality That Wont Rob The Nest EggTweetys Complete Painting Service, Inc. Interior/Exterior Painting Drywall RepairsTextures Wallpaper Removalwww.TweetysPainting.comInsured Licensed Bonded / Lic#00582974Celebrating 30 Years in BusinessMilitary & Senior Discounts PAINTING SERVICES 352-597-2440 352-293-5088 Toll Free: 877-893-3895 Driveways Parking Lots Seal Coating Maintenance Overlay AsphaltR. WatkinsOwner/OperatorPH-352-247-0284Emailfirstname.lastname@example.org ASPHALT PAVING Licensed and Insured Lic. # Sp13889 FREE ESTIMATES000HI92 000HHHT PEST CONTROL SERVICESHasta La Bye Bye.Tri-County Services, Inc.Pest Control, Termite & Lawn CareLicensed and InsuredFamily owned and operated Serving Central Florida over 20 yearsToll Free 1-888-352-9290 or call Rick 352-266-4613 ATREE SURGEON Lic. & Ins. Lowest Rates Free est. (352)860-1452 All Tractor & Tree Work Land Cleared, Hauling 1 time Cleanup, Driveways (352) 302-6955 Bruce Onoday & Son Free Estimates Trim & Removal 352-637-6641 Lic/Ins D & R TREE SERVICE Lawn & Landscape Specialist. Lic. & Ins. Free Est. 352-302-5641 All Major Credit Cards DOUBLE JTree Service Stump Grinding, bulk mulch, lic/ins 302-8852 Heavy Bush-hogging Land clearing, Fill Dirt Seeding,Tree removal, Lic/Ins 352-563-1873 R WRIGHT TREE Service Tree Removal & Trimming. Ins. & Lic. # 0256879 352-341-6827 RON ROBBINS Tree Service Trim, Shape & Remve, Lic/Ins. Free est. 352-628-2825 344-2556, Richard Water Pump Service & Repairs-all makes & models. Call anytime! THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 COUNTYWIDE DRY-WALL25 yrs exp. lic.2875, all your drywall needs! Ceiling & Wall Repairs. Pop Corn Removal 352-302-6838 **Budd Excavating ** &T r ee W ork clearing hauling, rock drives, demo, bushhogging Lamar 352-400-1442 TREE REMOVAL & STUMP GRINDING Trim/Tree Removal, 55ft. Bucket Truck 352-344-2696 Lic/ins. Your world firstemployment Classifieds ww.chronicleonline.com Need a job or a qualified employee? This areas #1 employment source! 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. Attention Consumers!Please make sure you are using a licensed and insured service professional. Many service advertisers are required by state law to include their state license number in all advertisements. If you dont see a license number in the ad, you should inquire about it and be suspicious that you may be contacting an unlicensed business. The Citrus County Chronicle wants to ensure that our ads meet the requirements of the law. Beware of any service advertiser that can not provide proof that they are licensed to do business. For questions about business licensing, please call your city or county government offices. Lawncare-N-More Spring Clean-Up, press. wash, bushes, beds, mulch, mow, handyman service 352-726-9570 ASAPPAINTING CHRIS SATCHELL 30 yrs. Exp., Excel. Ref. Insured 352-464-1397 A-1 CompleteRepairs Pres. Wash, Painting (Int/Ext) 25 yrs, Ref, Lic # 39765, 352-513-5746 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 Absolute Exterior Restoration Any Surface, roof & gutter cleaning, int/ext painting 352-382-5172 CALLSTELLAR BLUE All Int./ Ext. Painting Needs. Lic. & Ins. FREE EST. (352) 586-2996 Lawncare-N-More Spring Clean-Up, press. wash, bushes, beds, mulch, mow, handyman service 352-726-9570 Pressure Washing, Roof Coating, Drive ways & any Handyman Repair Lic# 39477 (352) 464-3748 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 Heavy Bush-hogging Land clearing, Fill Dirt Seeding,Tree removal, Lic/Ins 352-563-1873 CURBAPPEAL Yardscape, Curbing, Flocrete. River Rock Reseals & Repairs. Lic. (352) 364-2120 D & R TREE SERVICE Lawn & Landscape Specialist. Lic. & Ins. Free Est. 352-302-5641 All Major Credit Cards Design & Install Plant*Sod*Mulch Weed*Trim*Clean lic/ins 352-465-3086 #1 Professional Leaf Vac system why rake? FULL LAWN SERVICE Fr ee Est. 352-344-9273 Helpin Hand Grass Man Cut Clean Mulch Edge FREE ESTIMATES! Russell 352-637-1363 Lawncare-N-More S pring Clean Up, press. wash, bushes, beds, mulch, mow, handyman service 352-726-9570 STEVES LAWN SERVICE Mowing & Trimming Clean up, Lic. & Ins. (352) 797-3166 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 Comfort Works, Inc. Air Conditioning and Heating Service, Res/ Com (352) 400 -8361 Lic# CAC1817447 Home/Office Cleaning Catered to your needs, reliable & exper., lic./ins. Bonded 352-613-8137 Need your house cleaned! Call Maggie. Need your home repaired! Call Chris. Married Team! Res & Com. Lic.352-503-9621 THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 Kats Kritter Kare & Kastle Kleaner, Pet Sitting & House Cleaning (352) 270-4672 **Budd Excavating ** &T r ee W ork clearing hauling, rock drives, demo, bushhogging Lamar 352-400-1442 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 Install, restretch, repair Clean, Sales, Vinyl Carpet, Laminent, Lic. #4857 Mitch, 201-2245 #1A+TECHNOLOGIES All Home Repairs. All TVs Installed lic#5863 352-746-3777 **ABOVEALL** M & W INTERIORS Handyman services Northern Quality Southern prices! (352) 537-4144 ANDREW JOEHL HANDYMAN. Gen. Maint/Repairs Pressure Cleaning. 0256271 352-465-9201 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Lawncare-N-More Spring Clean-Up, press. wash, bushes, beds, mulch, mow, handyman service 352-726-9570 Pressure Washing, Roof Coating, Drive ways & any Handyman Repair Lic# 39477 (352) 464-3748 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 Heavy Bush-hogging Land clearing, Fill Dirt Seeding,Tree removal, Lic/Ins 352-563-1873 A-1 CompleteRepairs Pres. Wash, Painting (Int/Ext) 25 yrs, Ref, Lic # 39765, 352-513-5746 COUNTYWIDE DRY-WALL25 yrs exp. lic.2875, all your drywall needs! Ceiling & Wall Repairs. Pop Corn Removal 352-302-6838 DUN-RITE ELECTRIC Since / Free Est. lic EC 13002699 352-726-2907 ROCKYS FENCINGFREE Est., Lic. & Insured 352-422-7279 OWENS QUALITY FENCING, ALL TYPES. Free Est. Comm/Res. 352-628-4002 TREE SERVICE Dry Oak Firewood, 4x8 Delivered & Stacked $80. (352) 344-2696 Acctg/Bkkr QuickBooks Certified, set-up, training, payroll, sales tax. No job to small! Call 352-287-1909 for appt. SMITTYSAPPLIANCE REPAIR.Also W anted Dead or Alive W ashers & Dryers. FREE PICK UP! 352-564-8179 TransmissionRepair & FinanceCONSIGNMENT USA US 19 CR 461-4518 JAKES TRIM CARPENTRY No job too big or small Free Est. 352-601-7064 JEFFS CLEANUP/HAULING Clean outs/ Dump Runs Brush Removal. Lic. 352-584-5374 BIANCHI CONCRETE INC.COM Lic/Ins #2579352-257-0078 CURBAPPEAL Yardscape, Curbing, Flocrete. River Rock Reseals & Repairs. Lic. (352) 364-2120 ROBS MASONRY & CONCRETE Driveways tear outs, tractor work, Lic. #1476, 726-6554 000HHE7 LOSTYORKIE LOST IN HERNANDO NEARTRUCKS RD/ RHAPSODYLN AREAACROSS FROM DOLLAR GENERAL 813-389-2793 MACKMack, a 2 y.o. black/tan coonhound, neutered, HW-negative, housebrkn, 45 lbs, gentle, intelligent. Loves car rides, walks well on leash. Good w/cats. Loves outdoor exercise, but loves his home & human friends also. Protective companion. Call Judy @ 352-503-3363, email: jamcbriar @yahoo.com. Your Worldof garage sales Classifieds ww.chronicleonline.com Palomino 1999 POP-Up Camper sleeps 6, queen & full bed, a/c, refrig, gas cook stove & heater add-on screenroom $3200.ob 813-748-9875 DOLLYDolly, a 6 y.o. Bulldog/ terrier mix, weight 54 lbs, spayed, housebrkn, very friendly & affectionate, playful. Good w/children. Should be only dog, fenced yard preferred, active. Had unfortunate early life, no fault of her own. Call Joanne @ 352-697-2682 or 352-513-5754. KANEKane, beautiful 4-y.o. Blackmouth cur mix, friendly, affectionate, eager to please. Neutered, weighs 60 lbs. Sits for treats, walks well on a leash, eager to please, happy, playful, would make great family dog. Call Karen @ 218-780-1808. MOTOR SCOOTER 2013 VIPFuture Champion, only 2,300 miles $795 (812) 207-5691(cell) 4x8UTILITYTRAILER with tilt, good condition $425.00 352-422-0273 BOYS CLOTHES sizes 12mths-5Toddler .25-$1 like new call 352-257-3870 ROCKING DOLL CRADLE $60 HANDCRAFTED SOLID OAK CAN E MAILPHOTOS INVERNESS 419-5981 Stroller, Car Seat, Walker, Blankets, clothes, & a youth bed $200. obo (352) 795-7254 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 WANT TO BUY HOUSE or MOBILE Any Area, Condition or Situation Fred, 352-726-9369 Concealed Weapons Permit Course DANS GUN ROOM (352) 726-5238 DUDLEYS AUCTION Thurs 3 13 Estate Adventure Auction 3pm outside-Heavy Pneumatic tools, Boxes,welders, gift shop display 5:30pm 4 Vehicles, 2 Kayaks, 1 Lowes fishing Boat 6pm inside furniture & more Sat. 3/15 Estate Firearms & Related Sporting Goods Auction 100+ lots Preview: 9am Auction: 11am w/Riverside Trading FFL Dealer ********************** call for info 637-9588 dudleysauction.com 4000 S Florida Ave (US41S) Inverness Ab1667 10% bp cash/ck. GOLF CLUBS Like new, 1 set Northwestern, 1 set Ping Zing, Plus bags, balls etc $350 for all (352) 341-0866 GUN & KNIFE SHOWBROOKSVILLE HSC CLUBSat. Mar. 15th 9a-5p Sun. Mar. 16th 9a-4p HERNANDO COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS Admission $6.00 (352) 799-3605 Tennis Racket stringing machine, electronic Alpha Ultra Edge, w/6 pt hold, Exc. Cond. $400. obo Recumbent Bike 2 wheel Bike E, 21 spd. aluminum, 29 lbs, Exc Cond. $350 obo (352) 489-0105 FLORALWALLPAPER 3 DOUBLE ROLLS $25 PREPASTED 165SQ FTE-MAILPHOTO INVERNESS 419-5981 ICE MAKER Countertop Ice Maker. No Plumbing required. $75.00 OBO 352-344-5334 VERTICALBLINDS Blinds only, no hardware.Two Dozen 80 inch long green blinds. $10 (352)513-4084 VERTICALBLINDS two pairs complete set 36 X 67.5 green. $60 (352)513-4084 ELECTRICTREADMILL ALLELECTRONICS WORK GREAT. SELDOM USED. ONLY 185.00 352-464-0316 ELLIPTICALEXERCISE MACHINE electronic readouts all digital, works great $185.00 352 464 0316 MANUALTREADMILL DIGITALREADOUT, FOLDS UPFOR EASY STORAGE, ONLY $95 464-0316 RECUMBANTEXERCISE BIKE DIGITAL READOUTGREAT SHAPE.ONLY100.00 352 464 0316 Recumbent Exercise Bike. Edge 280, like new, scans distance, speed, time odometer, calories $100. (352) 465-7269 SOLDRecumbent Exercise Bike. Edge 280, like new, scans distance, speed, time odometer, calories TAPERFLEX WATER SKI In perfect shape $25 call 352-257-3870 Your world first.Every Dayvautomotive Classifieds THREE WHEELED WALKER LARGE WHEELS ONLY50.00 464-0316 TRANSPORTCHAIR (SMALLWHEELS) GOOD SHAPE. WITH FOOTRESTS ONLY 100.00 464 0316 Karaoke Rack system. Complete system of high quality Karaoke in rack. Includes powerful CDG Amp unit. Color CDG monitor, Mikes & stand. Vocal monitor, double cassette unit. 2 super sound speakers, mixer board and approx. 300 music tracks. Exc. cond. Must sell due to health & age. $500 firm. Call John (352) 726-1076 KIMBALLORGAN In good working order some computerized functions $30 call 352-257-3870 AUCTION Public Auction Organic Dynamics, LLC. LIVE & ONLINE Tues, March 18 at 10am 1300 SW 2 Street, Pompano Beach, Fl 33069 Food Waste Recycling Machinery & Equipment, Forklift, Insulated Containers, Walk-in Cooler, $120K Air Fltration/Treatment System, Compressors & more! Preview: 03/17 10-4pm Receivership Case No.:CACE 1319350 (07) Details & cases at www.moecker auctions.com (800) 840-BIDS 15%-18%BP, $100 ref. cash dep. Subj to confirm. AB-1098 AU-3219, Eric Rubin Need a JOB?#1 Employment source is www.chronicleonline.com Classifieds
C12TUESDAY,MARCH11,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE 000HHE1 LaWanda WattTHE SNOWBIRDS ARE COMING! ** NOW IS A GREA T TIME T O LIST YOUR HOME CALLLAWANDA FORAFREE, NO OBLIGATION MARKETANALYSIS! 352 212 1989 lawanda.watt@ century21.com Century 21 J.W. Morton Real Estate, Inc. MICHELE ROSERealtorSimply put I ll work harder 352-212-5097 isellcitruscounty@ yahoo.com Craven Realty, Inc. 352-726-1515 SANDI HARTRealtorListing and Selling Real Estate Is my Business I put my heart into it!352-476-9649sandra.hart@ era.com ERA American Realty 352-726-5855 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@t amp abay .rr com ERAAmerican Realty & Investments 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 HOMOSASSA4/2, BLOCK HOME, MOTHER IN LAWAPT. decking, 1/4 ac, fenced, lots of privacy $65,000 (305) 619-0282, Cell Buying or Selling REALESTATE, Let Me Work For You!BETTYHUNTREALTORERA KEY 1 Realty, Inc. 352 586-0139hunt4houses68 @yahoo.comwww.bettyhunts homes.com. Condo for SaleSugarmill Woods 2/2, 1,850 sq. ft. 35 Beech Street607-538-9351 Spacious 2/2/1 with New roof, AC,& windows, Inclds all Kit appliances. Sunroom overlooking Greenbelt. Inside utility rm. $85,000 352-422-3256 Phyllis StricklandRealtorTHE MARKETIS GOODThinking of selling? Now is the time to get listed. Still great values out there. Call for foreclosure lists Phyllis Strickland TROPIC SHORES REALTY. 352-613-3503-Cell 352-419-6880-Office 2 block homes side by side. 1/1, rented $450 each TAW. Good Cond. Quite Loc. $70,000 for both.Call Kevin (603) 498-5124 Attractive 2 Bd/2BA Home near library. please call for details By Owner, asking $84,900. No calls after 9pm (352) 746-3919 Laurel Ridge,3/2/2+ in Beautiful Twisted Oaks Golf Comm.(with club house & pool.) 1754 SF of AC living area. LR, DR & Kit w/ pantry & nook. MBR has 2 closets(1 walk in). Entry closet. 352-464-4639 Crystal Glen 4/2/2 on corner landscaped lot. Salt pool w/heater and lanai, under roof with kit area. $159,900 410-804-1454 no brokers please Citrus Hills3/2/2 Great open floor plan. Liv. room has stone FP & wd floors. Caged Pool (352) 746-6552 Great Starter Home S. Little John Ave. Inverness 2/2 Single Family Attached Garage Lease or Cash Call For Deatails 877-500-9517 Point of Woods, Inverness 3/2 new roof, encl. porch, (352) 726-7367 Pritchard Island Community, access to pool w/tennis court, close to downtown Inverness, 1 owner, 2BD/2BA/2CG $125k By owner, Call. (352) 726-0044 TAMI SCOTTExit Realty Leaders 352-257-2276 email@example.com When it comes to Realestate ... Im there for you The fishing is great Call me for your new Waterfront Home LOOKINGTO SELL? CALLMETODAY! DEBTHOMPSON One call away for your buying and selling needs. Realtor that you can refer to your family and friends. Service with a smile seven days a week. Parsley Real Estate Deb Thompson 352-634-2656 firstname.lastname@example.org and debthomp son.com Specializing in Acreage,Farms Ranches & Commercial Richard (Rick) Couch, Broker Couch Realty & Investments, Inc. (352) 212-3559 RCOUCH.com UNIQUE & HISTORIC Homes, Commercial Waterfront & Land Small Town Country Lifestyle OUR SPECIALTY SINCE 1989LET US FIND YOUAVIEW TO LOVEwww. crosslandrealty.com(352) 726-6644Crossland Realty Inc. ATTN Homebuyers 100% financing avail. Government Program. You do not need perfect credit. Call or email to get qualified. Ph: (813) 470-8313 email@example.com Rick Kedzierski lic. loan originator.NLMS #267854, FL#9096 NLMS ID 76856 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 Crystal River2/2/1.5 Meadowcrest new paint,wd, ss app tile (630) 453-8178 HERNANDOWatsons Fish Camp 55+ Rental Community (352) 726-2225 Beverly Hills1 bdrm, plus Fl Rm, 1st month free. $575/mo, (352)442-7794 HOMOSASSA2/1CHA,No pets $550. mo., 1st + sec (352) 628-4210 HERNANDOWatsons Fish Camp 55+ Rental Community (352) 726-2225 Wanted:Furn house on/near horse trail w/ horse accomdations From Dec -Apr (352) 249-7498 INVERNESS6,000 sq ft Warehouse Space, for Rent, 1 blk. North of court house 352-634-5232 Wanted:Furn house on/near horse trail w/ horse accomdations From Dec -Apr (352) 249-7498 PUBLISHERS NOTICE:All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make such preference, limitation or discrimination. Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis.To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. CRYSTALRIVER2 bedroom. 1 bath. Large apt with washer dryer hook, large yard, patio and garage in quiet neighborhood Stewart 813-927-4647 Kelly 813-927-0525 HOMOSASSA2/1 Pool, Garb., maint. Incl., peaceful No pets, $600. plus mo. 352-628-6700 FOR RENT 3200 Sq. Ft. COMMERCIAL BLDG Large Paved Parking Lot, Cent. Heat/Air Open Floor Plan 1305 Hw 486 Hernando 352-584-9496/464-2514 INVERNESSOffice Space for Rent, 1 blk. North of court house. 352-634-5232 CITRUS HILLS2/2, Furn. Long or Shrt Term 352-527-8002, or 352-476-4242 CITRUS HILLSFully Furn. or Unfurn. 2/2, 2nd Fl Condo, w/ carport.Avail.April 1 $850., (352) 201-7229 HOMOSSASSA2/1 Lrg. yrd, renovated, Miss Maggie, 1st, last & Sec. $700.00/mo.+ Elec. Wash/Dry Room. Call aft 5pm 954-325-7431,orText Beautiful 3 bedroom, 2 bath, open floor plan, porch/sheds on 1.5 Acres 727-967-4230 Homosassa Huge Quad 3160 Sq Ft, 4br/3ba on 1.89 ac. Too many options to list, Must see/Beautiful (352) 795-1272 West Chassahowitzka St. 2BD, 2BA, Mobile Detached Garage Scrn. porch, lease or Sale, call for details 877-499-8065 1989 Palm Harbor DW in 55+ Park, 60 units in park, incl. most furn. Rent $408/mo incl water, sewer, trash, must sell $15,000 (352) 344-5172 2Br, 1Ba in 55+ Park carport, shed, wshop, scrned Patio, In great shape, fully furn. Asking $15k, $225/mo lot rent. 352-419-4428 AWESOME DEALS Financing Available $500/dn 2/1 carport/rf. over Storage shed, $6,500 furn, 55+ park, clean quiet, move in ready 780 S Suncoast Blvd Homo.352-220-2077 AWESOME DEALS Financing Available $500/dn 2/1 carport/rf. over Storage shed, $6,500 furn, 55+ park, clean quiet, move in ready 780 S Suncoast Blvd Homo.352-220-2077 Beautiful Triple Wide In Gated Community with Drywall. 2000+ SF Must See-will owner finance. MUST SELL 727-967-4230 BEVERLY HILLS Sandy Oaks 55+ PK 2BD, 2 BA, Open House Sat & Sun,11-2p completely remode., new Kit. & new appls, Fl. Rm. Lot Rent $274 inclds, wtr sewer & trash, Pool/ Clubhouse $37,500 (352-322-8941 Hernando 55+ Comm 2BR/2BA. DW, 24X48, own lot, new carport. New AC, new stove & frig, inside wd hookup, wood floors, 2 screened porches, shed/ workshop, $55 mo. Association fee, heated pool & clubhouse, Cute! Must see! Must sell! $65,000 813-464-9858 Melody Park, Inverness 2 bd 1-1/2 bath. 12x64 with 12x22 Fl room. $3,800. obo 727-808-6000 WESTWIND VILLAGE 55+ Rent or Bu y $8,000 & Up Dble. Wd. Needs work $4,500. Mon Fri. 8:30 1 1 am Call for Appointment (352) 628-2090 MOBILE HOME LOTS Owner Financing. Has Well, Septic, Impact Fees already pd. Simply move your MH on! $0 Down Payment $135 per month. Call (352) 302-8374 CRYSTALRIVER2/BR $550. Sec $450 Near Town 563-9857 FLORAL CITYLAKEFRONT 1 Bedrm. AC, Clean, No Pets (352) 344-1025 PELICAN BAY APARTMENTS2 & 3BR APT HOMES Handicap Unit Available Carpet, Appliances, Central Heat & Air Rental assistance available to qualified applicants Monthly rent starting at $686 plus utilities FOR RENTAL INFO. & APPLICATION 9826 West Arms Dr. Crystal River, 352-795-7793 TDD#1-800-955-8771 Mon-Fri., 9:00-5:00P Equal Housing Opportunity Provider & Employer Shih-Poo Puppy, 1 female Schnauzer Pups Born Nov. 14 Shih-Tzu Pups Born Jan. 21, 352-795-5896 Day SHIH-TZU PUPS, AvailableRegistered Lots of Colors Males Starting @ $400. Beverly Hills, FL. (352) 270-8827 Welsh Driving Pony Buggy, Harnace, & Boots. $3,000. (352) 212-4981 BRINGYOUR FISHING POLE! INVERNESS, FL55+ park on lake w/5 piers, clubhouse and much more! Rent incl. grass cutting and your water 1 bedroom, 1 bath @$425 Pets considered and section 8 is accepted. Call 800-747-4283 For Details! DUNNELLON/4882/2, extra clean, cprt & shed, part. fenced, new carpet & paint $550/mo. + Dep (352) 795-6970 1982 SW Mobile Home Great Shape, 15K Delivered to your property. Will not last!! 727-967-4230 Bad Credit? Heres your chance! Repos available in your area! Financing A vailable (352) 795-1272 Mobile Home Crystal River Fl. 2 BD., 2BA, Audult Park All furniture, carport for 3 cars, Lg. screended patio, Dishwasher, All appliances, shed, Remodeled Bathroom Drastically Reduced (352) 794-6316 MUST SELL 2006 Fleetwood MH 32 x 66 Entertainer floor plan Great Shape!! 1877-578-5729 Palm Harbor Homes 4/2 Fleetwood 2,200 sq ft $12K OFF! Starting at$499/month John L yons @ 800 622 2832 ext 210 for det ails Rent to Own Owner Financing on used/repo/new Manufactured Homes 352-795-2377 FLORALCITY 3/2+AC, treed lot, DOCK, garage, very nice, $91,900 716-807-8847 3/2/1 DW MH acre corner lot exc. cond. open floor plan, laundry room, all appl, lg scn porch, fenced,3 carports, shed, Homosassa, $51k 352-410-1072 4/3, 32x80, w/ 2 master suites in Homosassa. 2006 MH, Must See!! Owner Financing Avail Ready to move in (352) 795-1272 COUNTR Y LIVING IN LECANT O $42,500 Dbwd, 3bd/2ba, acre NEW c/heat/air & carpet handi cap ramp nicely furn, move -in cond! No Owner Finance (352) 621-3929 Hernando DW, MH 3 BR w/walk-in closets Roof over, single car garg, chain link fence $39,999 Will take RV in Trade; 352-726-2494 Homosassa 2br/2ba on approx 1 acre. New bathrooms, lg screened porch, dead end rd. $42,000. 352-302-1383 No owner Financing Tweet Tweet Tweet www.twitter.com/citruschroniclenews as it happens right at your finger tips Followus
TUESDAY,MARCH11,2014C 13 CITRUS COUNTY (FL) CHRONICLE CLASSIFIEDS 503-0311 TUCRN 3/24 Sale PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE OF SALE KNIGHTLY AUTO SERVICE gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids.VIN# JS1GR7KA072103737 2007 Suzi Motorcycle color: gryMarch 5, 2014 sell these vehicles on Monday, March 24, 2014 @ 8:00 AM at 61 NE HWY 19, Suite A, Crystal River, FL. pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the FL Statutes. KNIGHTLY AUTO SERVICE 502-0311 TUCRN MEETING NOTICE PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the AFFORDABLE HOUSING ADVISORY COMMITTEE will meet at 5:00 PM on the 18th of March, 2014, atthe Lecanto Government Building, 3600 W. Sovereign Path, Room 166, Lecanto, Florida Any person desiring further information regarding this meeting may contact Citrus County Housing Services, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Court, Lecanto, FL 34461 (352) 527-7520. Any person who requires a special accommodation (ADA) must provide us at least 72 hours notice. NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC : Any person who decides to appeal any decision of the Governing Body with respect to any matter considered at this meeting will need a record of the proceedings and for such purpose may need to provide that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based (Section 286.0101, Florida Statute) Published ONE time in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE, March 11, 2014. 509-0311 TUCRN 3/18 MEETING NOTICE Citrus Eagles #3992 F.O.E 8733 GULF TO LAKE HWY INVERNESS FL 34452 Important Special Membership Meeting before our Regular Meeting on Tuesday, March 18, at 7:00 P.M., to inform the Membership and to vote on the refinancing of the Aerie Building through Suntrust Bank. All member in good standing are welcome to attend. Mike Warnock Aerie #3992 Secretary Published in Citrus County Chronicle: March 11, 2014. 500-0311 TUCRN Packer, Susan G., SR File No: 2013 CP 551 PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDAPROBATE DIVISION File No. 2013 CP 551 IN RE: ESTATE OF SUSAN G. PACKER A/K/A SUSAN PACKER A/K/A SUZZANE T. PACKER A/K/A SUZZANE G. PACKER, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of SUSAN G. PACKER A/K/A SUSAN PACKER A/K/A SUZZANE T. PACKER A/K/A SUZZANE G. PACKER, deceased, whose date of death was July 7, 2013; File Number 2013 CP 551 is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness, FL 34450. The name and address 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 has been served, must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE TIME 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: March 04, 2014. /s/ERIC S. KANE, P.L. /s/ GLENN PACKER ERIC S. KANE, ESQUIRE Personal Representative Attorney for Personal Representative c/o Eric S. Kane, Esquire Florida Bar No. 0847941 20900 N.E. 30th Avenue, Suite 403 20900 N.E. 30th Avenue, Suite 403 Aventura, Florida 33180 Aventura, Florida 33180, Telephone: (305)937-7280 Facsimie: (305)937-7242, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Eservice: email@example.com Published in Citrus County Chronicle: March 4 & 11, 2014. 501-0311 TUCRN Skjefte, Miriam C. 2013-CP-000776 PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2013CP000776 Division Probate IN RE: ESTATE OF MIRIAM C. SKJEFTE Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of MIRIAM C. SKJEFTE, deceased, whose date of death was November 12, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF TIDS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF TIDS 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 March 4, 2014. Personal Representative: /s/ JOHN DALE SKJEFTE 2060 W. Swanson Dr., Citrus Springs, FL 34434 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ Abel A. Putnam, Esq., Attorney for JOHN DALE SKJEFTE, Florida Bar Number:024090 Putnam, Creighton & Airth, P.A. Post Office Box 354, Lakeland, Florida 33802-3545 Telephone: (863) 682-1178, Fax: (863) 683-3700 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Secondary E-Mail: email@example.com Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE March 4 & 11, 2014. 504-0310 TUCRN Galazka, Eileen M. 2014-CP-105 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2014 CP 105 IN RE: ESTATE OF EILEEN M GALAZKA Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of EILEEN M GALAZKA, deceased, whose date of death was December 16, 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 March 11, 2014. Personal Representative: /S/ John S. Clardy III 243 NE 7th Street, Crystal River, Florida 34428 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 March 11 & 18, 2014. 505-0318 TUCRN Tustin, Joseph J. Jr. 2013-CP-603 NTC Public Notice IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION CASE NO.: 2013-CP-603 IN RE: THE ESTATE OF: JOSEPH JOHN TUSTIN, JR., Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The Administration of the Estate of JOSEPH JOHN TUSTIN, JR., deceased, whose date of death was November 12, 2012, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the Personal Representative and the Personal Representatives Attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the estate of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against decedents Estate on whom a copy of this Notice has been served must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against the decedents Estate must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THREE MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of the first publication of this Notice is March 11, 2014. Personal Representative /s/ Katherine Kennedy 705 Pineaire Street, Inverness, FL 34452 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ KAREN O. GAFFNEY, Esquire, Florida Bar No.: 500682 Karen 0. Gaffney, P.A., 205 West Dampier Street, Inverness, FL, 34450 Telephone: (352) 726-9222 E-Mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org Published in theCITRUS COUNTY CHRONICE: March 11 & 18, 2014 506-0318 TUCRN Chambers, Elizabeth P. 14-CP-93 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 14-CP-93 IN RE: ESTATE OF ELIZABETH PATRICIA CHAMBERS A/K/A ELIZABETH P. CHAMBERS Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of ELIZABETH PATRICIA CHAMBERS A/K/A ELIZABETH P. CHAMBERS, deceased, whose date of death was October 1, 2013; File Number 14-CP-93, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North 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 WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD 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: March 7, 2014. Personal Representative: REBECCA ELIZABETH EAR 2719 West Pharaoh Court, Lecanto, FL 34461 Attorney for Personal Representative: Derek B. Alvarez, Esquire-FBN: 114278, dba@gendersalvar ez.com Anthony F. Diecidue, Esquire-FBN: 146528, afd@gendersalvar ez.com GENDERS ALVAREZ DIECIDUE, P.A., 2307 West Cleveland Street Tampa, Florida 33609, Phone: (813) 254-4744 Fax: (813) 254-5222 Published in Citrus County Chronicle: March 11 & 18, 2014. 507-0318 TUCRN Natowich, Thomas Jr. 2014 CP 000114 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO.: 2014 CP 000114 IN RE: THE ESTATE OF THOMAS NATOWICH, JR., Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS (Summary Administration) You are hereby notified that a Summary Administration in the estate of THOMAS NATOWICH, JR., deceased, whose date of death was January 6, 2014, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness, Florida 34450, that the total value of the estate is approximately $32,300.00, non-exempt real property. The name and address of the person giving notice who is the personal representative is: Diana J. Girard 4919 E. Spruce Drive, Dunnellon, Florida 34434 ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All Creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate other than those for whom provision for full payment has been made 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 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 the first publication of this Notice is March 11, 2014. Personal Representative: Diana J. Girard 2919 E. Spruce Drive, Dunnellon, Florida 34434 Attorney for Petitioner: AVONELLE R. MACKERELL, Florida Bar No.: 521980 AVONELLE R. MACKERELL, P.A., 20743 W. Pennsylvania Ave., P. O. Box 717, Dunnellon, Florida 34430, (352)489-2264 Phone, (352)489-6890 Fax, E-Mail: email@example.com Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE: March 11 & 18, 2014. 508-0318 TUCRN Wilkinson, George 2014 CP 34 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No: 2014 CP 34 IN RE: ESTATE OF GEORGE WILKINSON Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the Estate of George Wilkinson, deceased (the Estate), is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of George Wilkinson (the Decedent), whose date of death was December 29, 2013, and other persons having claims or demands against the Estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the Decedent and other persons having claims or demands against the 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 March 11, 2014. Personal Representative: /S/Cary A. Witter 8990 East 500 South, Union City, Indiana 47390 Attorney for Personal Representative : /S/Thomas E. Slaymaker,Florida Bar # 398535, Slaymaker and Nelson, P.A. 6237 South Suncoast Boulevard, Homosassa, Florida, 34446 Phone: (352)628-1204, Fax: (352)628-4658, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com Published in theCitrus County Chronicle: March 11 & 18, 2014. 510-0318 TUCRN Hunter, William H. 2014-CP-NTC-SA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No.: 2014-CPIN RE: ESTATE OF WILLIAM H. HUNTER 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 WILLIAM H. HUNTER, deceased, File Number 2014-CP-, by the Circuit Court for CITRUS County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness, FL 34450; that the decedents date of death was June 5, 2013; and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: Name Address JOYCE HUNTER 5626 W. State St., Homosassa, FL 34447 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 March 11, 2014. Person Giving Notice: /S/Joyce Hunter 5626 W. State St., Homosassa, FL, 34447 Attorney for Person Giving Notice: /S/ROBERT S. CHRISTENSEN, ESQ., Fla. Bar No. 0075272 P.O.Box 415, Homosassa Springs, FL 34447, Telephone:(352)382-7934 Fax: (352)382-7936, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Published in the Citrus County Chronicle: March 11 & 18, 2014. 599-0311 TUCRN Estate of Pine, Robert E. No: 2014-CP-16 Notice to Creditors PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION CASE NO.:2014-CP-16 IN RE: THE ESTATE OF: ROBERT EDWARD PINE, SR., DECEASED. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The Administration of the Estate of ROBERT EDWARD PINE, SR., Deceased, whose date of death was December 28, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, File Number 2014-CP-16; the address of which is Citrus County Courthouse, 110 North 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, who have claims or demands against decedents estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, and who have been served a copy of this notice, must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY (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 the decedents estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with this court WITHIN THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED 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 March 04, 2014. Personal Representative: /s/ ROBERT EDWARD PINE, JR 10388 N. Dapple Drive, Crystal River, FL 34428 Personal Representative, the Estate of ROBERT EDWARD PINE, SR., Deceased Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ Leon M. Boyajan II, Esquire, LEON M. BOYAJAN, II, P.A., Florida Bar No. 358312 2303 West Highway 44, Inverness, FL 34453-3809, Telephone: (352) 726-1800, Fax Number: (352) 726-1428 Published in Critrus County Chronicle: March 4 & 11, 2014. HONDA2013 Honda Scooter PCX 150 Red, Great Cond. $3500 OBO 352-422-8601 KAWASAKI2000 ZRX 1100 12,700 mi. GREAT BIKE! $3700. 352-322-1160 SUZUKI, C-50 Boulevard, 805CC Fl/Water Cooled/ Shaft Drive,, windshield, bags & engine guard, 7K mi. Adult Owned, Garaged, Exc. Cond. $4,000. firm 795-1586 CHEVY2003 Venture Van, 7 pass. and priced to sell. 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