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NANCYKENNEDY Staff writerCRYSTAL RIVER At 12 years old, Mandi (no last name) is a student at Crystal River Middle School. With green scaled skin, blue hair and pointy ears, shes both a typical middle school student and atypical. Mandi, according to her creator, Shawn Surface, is a Nereid, a sea nymph, much like a mermaid. She can live both in and out of the water. Mandi, a comic book limited series due out this summer, follows a year in the life of Mandi as she learns to live as a lander, with friends, enemies, worries and secrets just like any other girl her age, and so much more. Kids dont read books much any more, but they do read comic books, Surface said in a telephone interview. Mine has no harsh language or gory details or violence, although later in the series it takes a dark turn. The artist/writer lives in Orlando. He said he chose Crystal River as a setting because its known for its rivers and waterways as well as being a sanctuary for manatees. Why a sea nymph? I have a grown daughter, and she was one of the main inspirations behind this, and I wanted to leave something for her, he said. I was also inspired by the Little Mermaid and the movie Lady in the Water that M. Night Shyamalan did years ago. Mandi is a mythological being, one of the daughters of a sea god named Nereus. Surface said some think of comics as nerd stuff, but they have long been a way for artist/writers to tell their stories. Comics are still big, he said. Surface said he has been drawing ever since he could hold a pen and has been doing comics art since 2005. I used to go to (comics) conventions like Megacon thats here in Orlando as a regular customer, he said. Then I had some friends invite me to spend a weekend with them on the other side of the table, put my shingle up and doodle on some paper and people liked it and I started selling my art. He said his usual way of drawing is pretty detailed, but he chose a more simple style for Mandi. I chose to do Mandi in a more cartoony style, with an Anime look to it, with big eyes and simple features, to appeal to a younger age group, he said. Also, to APRIL 29, 2014Floridas Best Community Newspaper Serving Floridas Best Community50 CITRUS COUNTY www.chronicleonline.com HIGH88LOW68Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of rain.PAGE A4TODAY& next morning TUESDAY INSIDE INDEX Classifieds . . . .C10 Comics . . . . .C9 Community . .C6, C7 Crossword . . . .C8 Editorial . . . .A10 Entertainment . . .A4 Horoscope . . . .A4 Lottery Numbers . .B3 Lottery Payouts . .B3 Movies . . . . . .C9 Obituaries . . . .A6 TV Listings . . . .C8 Budget wrangling: Twister touches down: Keep summer safe:Lawmakers worked the weekend to reach a deal on budget spending./ A3 A tornado carved an 80-mile path of destruction Sunday evening in Arkansas./ A12 Teach your children to stay safe around water./ C1 Legislation stalled in state Senate Associated PressTALLAHASSEE The Florida House on Monday passed legislation that would allow trained officials to carry guns in schools, but with the matter stalled in the Senate, the bill may not become law this session. The House bill, sponsored by Sarasota Republican Greg Steube, passed 71-44. We have inadvertently made schools ... a sterile target, said Rep. Dennis Baxley, R-Ocala, who voted for the measure. We are not safe when we create an environment where those who are deranged can go and do reckless damage. The issue has been argued nationwide since school shootings at Connecticuts Sandy Hook Elementary, Virginia Tech University, Columbine High School in Colorado and others. One side says Story celebrates environment House passes guns in school bill Money supports Lutheran ministryNANCYKENNEDY Staff writerHERNANDO Combining a to-do from his bucket list with a desire to help feed the hungry of Citrus County, Bob Kohm, 67, will embark on a bicycle trek from Key West to Fort Kent, Maine, this week to raise funds for the S.O.S. (Serving Our Savior) food pantry ministry that operates out of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Hernando. Kohms wife, Dianne, is going along as support, although she will travel by car. They estimate it will take three or four months, biking three to five hours a day. Were calling this a mosey trip, Kohm said. Were taking our time, seeing the sights, visiting friends and relatives. We dont have to be back until September. Kohm, who said hes always been athletic, suffered a skiing accident eight years ago that damaged his spinal cord. I cant run anymore, but miraculously I can bike, he said. Back in the 1970s, I had read a National Geographic article about a guy who biked from Fort Kent to Key West, and at the time, I thought it was a neat idea, a good way to see the eastern United States, he said. Weve already driven Route 17, but you see so much more when youre going slower. So, now that were retired and have the time, we can do this, he said. You have to do it while youre still vertical. He said they moved to Terra Vista in Hernando in 2013 and found the church shortly after that and got involved with S.O.S. Its been very rewarding, he said. At Terra Vista, its a pocket of affluence, so you dont see the real need of this county, and its tremendous ... the people who come for food, they say thank you, but really, they give so much to me. This is something I can do to help raise money to help buy food. We just gave out about 250 hams for Easter and we give out turkeys for Thanksgiving. So far, people have pledged or donated Special to the ChronicleOrlando artist/writer Shawn Surfaces limited-series comic book Mandi is due out this summer. Crystal River is the setting for the tale of the 12-year-old sea nymph. NANCY KENNEDY /ChronicleBob Kohm, pictured with his wife, Dianne, is embarking on a bike trip this week from Key West to Fort Kent, Maine, to raise money to feed the hungry. Bike trek to raise funds for food pantry Orlando artist creates childrens comic book based in Crystal River MIKEWRIGHT Staff writerA customer writes a $20,000 check to his home builder, expecting that the builder will use that money to pay companies providing materials such as windows and framing for the customers new house. The builder, however, instead uses that money to pay other debts, even on other homes hes building. The customer soon receives notices from the subcontractors and suppliers that they havent been paid. Those notices are followed by liens that could result in foreclosure lawsuits if the liens are not paid. Now what? Robert and Judi Meisel paid the lien holders close to $80,000 to avoid being sued because their Citrus Springs-based builder, Gold Crest Homes Inc., ignored the liens and abandoned the Pine Ridge house. The Meisels, of Cape Cod, Mass., say theyre out about $300,000 to Gold Crest owners Michael and Kathy Gilbert for a home that is 60 percent complete. They filed complaints with the county and the state Department of Business and Professional Regulation. They also asked the sheriffs office to investigate, and sent Lien law cases hard to prove Regionals: Pirates prepared for semifinal showdown /B1VOL. 119 ISSUE 265 See LIEN/ Page A5 See GUNS/ Page A2 See COMIC/ Page A2 See TREK/ Page A5
armed officials are better equipped to handle emergency situations. The other argues that the presence of more guns in schools increases the odds of another incident. Supporters of the Florida bill stressed that each school district would have the choice to arm officials if the measure passed. Under the legislation, the armed officials would have to be former or current law enforcement officers or former or current military officers. They would be required to pass background screening, possess a concealed weapon license, and annually participate in active shooter training and firearm proficiency training. The bill also requires schools to conduct active shooter and hostage drills. Local law enforcement would conduct the training. You cannot prevent evil from occurring in this country, Steube said. Lets give our children a chance if somebody walks through that door somebody there armed to be able to (have a) properly trained response to the shooter. The Senate version of the bill has been stuck in a committee since midMarch. It is unclear whether it can advance to the floor for a vote with just days remaining in the 2014 session. produce the pages, its quicker. Mandi is being published by Surfaces company, Peacenik Press. I have quite a few stories Im developing, but Mandis the first one out of the chute, he said. He added that he has been posting his art on the Deviantart.com site, a free art community website, which has helped him get the word out about Mandis debut. Plus I go to quite a few conventions, he said. Saturday, May 3, is Free Comic Book Day. Participating comic book shops across North America and around the world give away comic books to the public, subject to the stores participation and rules. Shawn Surface will be at the Coliseum of Comics store at Seminole Towne Center in Sanford, Fla., that day, along with other comic creators. 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Around theSTATE Citrus County 63rd annual Day of Prayer on ThursdayThe National Day of Prayer is Thursday, May 1, and the theme for 2014 is One Voice United in Prayer. The public is invited to attend a noon prayer gathering at one of two locations: The grounds at the Inverness Government Center, 212 W. Main St., Inverness; or at the gazebo in the park next to Crystal River City Hall, 123 Northeast U.S. 19, Crystal River.Program on living shorelines June 3At 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 3, Sean King of the Southwest Florida Water Management District (SWFWMD) will present information at Crystal River City Hall to the Crystal River Waterfronts Boardon living shorelines and floating wetlands. This program is open to the public. Grant applications to be made availableBeginning May 1, the Withlacoochee Regional Water Supply Authoritys board of directors representing Citrus, Hernando, Marion and Sumter counties will accept applications for the fiscal year 2014-15 local government grants program. Applications will be accepted no later than June 30, and the program is intended to fund water conservation-related projects on a matching basis. Applications and instructions are found at www.wrwsa.org. Proposals will be considered by the board of directors at the July and August meetings, and grants will be awarded at the September meeting. The next Authority Board of Directors meeting will be at 3:30p.m. Wednesday, May21, at the Lecanto Government Building, Room 166, 3600 W. Sovereign Path, Lecanto.OrlandoSea World trainers to wear safety vestsTrainers at Sea Worlds marine parks will be wearing safety vests whenever they work in close proximity to killer whales. Sea World trainers on Monday started wearing the vests, which can inflate and have tubes hooked up to a small oxygen tank. Kelly Flaherty Clark, Sea Worlds curator of animal training, said the vests have been in development for three years. STATE& LOCAL Page A3TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Correction A story on Page A1 of Mondays edition, Water conservation urged, warrants correcting. Gary Kuhl is a former a member of the Florida Artist Gallery, not a current member. Readers can alert the Citrus County Chronicle to any errors in news articles by emailing newsdesk@ chronicleonline.com or by calling 352-563-5660. Associated PressTALLAHASSEE Racing against the clock, Florida legislators have reached a deal on most of the spending that will be included in a new $75 billion state budget. House and Senate budget negotiators worked the entire weekend and did not publicly agree to most spending items until a late-night session held at the Capitol right before midnight Sunday. They agreed to pay raises for some state workers, but not for the majority of them. Legislators signed off on a proposal to boost spending on public school students, but still not enough to reach the levels in place right before the recession forced a wave of spending cuts. There is also money in the budget to hire more child protective investigators, as well as money to help the states beleaguered springs and to start work cleaning up and restoring Indian River Lagoon. Excess water and pollution levels rose in the water body last year after the Army Corps of Engineers diverted water away from Lake Okeechobee during the rainy season. I feel like its a really strong budget I feel we can be proud of, said Sen. Joe Negron, R-Stuart and the Senate budget chief. Left undone: School and college construction projects and details directing the agencies how to spend the money. The budget needs to be on the desk of legislators by Tuesday in order to end the session on time. Florida law requires a 72-hour cooling off period before a final vote is taken on the budget. Florida legislators entered their annual session with a projected $1.2 billion surplus due to the states recovering economy. The Republican-controlled Legislature has already passed a nearly $400 million rollback in annual auto registration fees that was a top priority of Gov. Rick Scott. Lawmakers plan to pass an additional $100 million in tax cuts this coming week although a final agreement has not been reached on that package. It appears likely that legislators will at least endorse a three-day back-to-school sales tax holiday for shoppers. Lawmakers wrangle budget deal Patiently waiting MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleMichelle Rouse of Homosassa spends Monday morning fishing from the dock near MacRaes of Homosassa. The busy dock, bustling with activity from boaters and workers, didnt deter this heron waiting for a handout from Rouse. Special to the ChronicleThe Citrus County Historical Society has announced the final Music at the Museum concert at the Historic Courthouse in downtown Inverness. The featured performer will be Bob Patterson. The concert is Thursday, May 15. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. and the performance will run from 7 to 9 p.m. with a brief intermission with light sweets and beverages included. Tickets are $10 per person, with all proceeds benefiting the Citrus County Historical Society and the Old Courthouse Heritage Museum. Patterson is a Florida folk musician, songwriter and storyteller with more than 50 years of experience performing at clubs, festivals and on nationally syndicated radio and TV programs. Patterson is one of the original founders of the Gamble Rogers Folk Festival and has functioned as the events artistic director for 18 years. He was awarded the Fellow Man and Mother Earth Award by the Stetson Kennedy Foundation in 2011 for his work in actively keeping folk culture alive in Florida. He was a 2011 first-place winner in the North Florida Folk Network songwriting contest in the category of Best Florida Song. He has been a featured performer at the annual Florida Folk Festival at White Springs for more than 40 years. The Music at the MuseumConcert Series is supported in part by theCitrus County Chronicle, Publix Supermarkets Charities, Jordan Engineering Inc., Accent Travel, Wann and Mary Robinson, Clark and Wendy Stillwell, Photography by Rebecca, Smiths Optical Service and State Farm, David Rom. For more information, including sponsorship opportunities, call John Grannan 352-341-6427 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday through Friday. Inverness concert slated for May 15 MIKEWRIGHT Staff writerA bank is foreclosing on the home of an Inverness man who is now serving prison time for raping teenage girls at his house after they were drunk or passed out from using drugs. Bruce McQuillin, 50, was sentenced in September to eight years in prison followed by five years probation after he pleaded no-contest to numerous charges involving molestation of teenage girls at his house during weekend drinking and drug parties. A judge adjudicated him guilty. Following his prison term, McQuillin will be a registered sexual predator, according to court records. McQuillin was arrested in November 2012 and held without bond prior to his prison sentence. McQuillin is serving his sentence at the Jefferson Correctional Institute in Monticello. In May 2007, McQuillin took out a 30-year, $140,000 mortgage from Nationstar Mortgage LLC of Tampa on his home. As of Jan. 1, 2013, McQuillin owed $108,857 and hadnt made a payment since, according to court records. On April 14, Nationstar sued McQuillin to foreclose on the home. The case is pending in circuit court. Report: Man sentenced in sex case in line to lose home Bruce McQuillin From staff and wire reports Legislative BRIEFS Craft beer bill ready for Senate voteA bill that would restrict take-home sales of cans, bottles and kegs of beer at Florida breweries is ready for a Senate vote. The bill was amended Monday over questions that it could hurt breweries. The bill would allow bottle and can sales at breweries, but they would be limited to no more than 20 percent of the total beer production. The restriction wouldnt apply to breweries that produce less than 2,000 kegs of beer a year. It also would restrict keg sales to one per person per day. The benefit to brewers is a provision that would legalize half-gallon refillable beer containers that are the industry standard in 47 states. The Florida Brewers Guild opposes the bill because currently there are no limits on packaged beer sales at breweries.Senate OKs bill targeting foreign lawsForeign laws would be banned in Florida courts for certain family-related cases under a bill the Senate sent to the House on Monday. The Senate voted 24-14 to approve the proposal (SB 386) by Umatilla Republican Alan Hays, who has pushed various versions of the measure the past couple of years. The current bill would restrict courts and arbitration tribunals from applying foreign law and legal codes to matters of divorce, alimony, division of marital assets, child support and child custody. The bill has been criticized as anti-Muslim and targeted at Sharia religious law followed in some Islamic countries. The Florida chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations sent letters to Republican lawmakers on April 7 asking them to reject the bill they claim is intended to marginalize American Muslim and other minority communities. Flood insurance bill gets OKAfter homeowners received a major scare about rate increases, the Florida House on Monday approved a bill aimed at drawing more private insurers to write flood-insurance coverage in the state. House members voted 98-11 to approve the bill (SB 542). The Senate approved the bill earlier, but the measure will have to return to the Senate because of changes made in the House. Lawmakers began looking for ways to expand private coverage after it appeared that tens of thousands of Florida homeowners could get hit with massive increases under the National Flood Insurance Program. While Congress has alleviated those concerns, state lawmakers have continued working on the issue. House sponsor Ed Hooper, R-Clearwater, questioned whether the federal government and Congress would take care of flood-insurance needs.House backs Alzheimers researchPointing to the prevalence of Alzheimers disease in Florida, the House on Monday unanimously approved a bill (HB 709) that would create a new research program and lead to standards for memorydisorder clinics. This is a looming issue for our state and our nation, bill sponsor Matt Hudson, RNaples, said. The bill would create the Ed and Ethel Moore Alzheimers Disease Research Program named after Hudsons grandparents that would help fund research at universities and research institutes into the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure of the disease. From wire reports
Birthday Your desire for accomplishment will be a great help to you this year. Out of many available choices, you will have to single out the most valuable and be proactive about it. Taurus (April 20-May 20) You will be easily upset and drawn into tense situations if you arent careful. Take a step back and be an observer until you see a path that is safe to take. Gemini (May 21-June 20) A lighthearted attitude will help you win favors. Dont speak out until others have had their say. Avoid confrontations and approach things with an open mind. Take the safe route. Cancer (June 21-July 22) You arent guaranteed positive returns on every investment. Consider putting your determination to good use by presenting and promoting your skills and talents instead of someone elses. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Make a point to learn something new. Dont limit your possibilities. If you are uncertain or unhappy about your current path, look into other options. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) Its time to pick up the pace and stop delaying the inevitable. Your original plan may need to be adjusted. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) Minor health issues will escalate if you dont deal with them right away. Ask for assistance if you need it. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Be careful not to overreact or take on too much. You will have to make a difficult decision regarding a personal matter. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) Dont mix business with pleasure. You should keep your personal thoughts a secret. Someone could use information you divulge against you. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) Let your colleagues in on your latest venture. They will propose interesting ideas. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) Others may decide to pass their workload on to you. Your responsibilities will take your full attention, so dont sign up for any additional tasks. Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20) Your empathetic nature will be put to good use. Take time to help a worthy organization and share your insight with those who need it the most. Aries (March 21-April 19) Be brave and take on a new challenge. If you seem to be in a stalemate, explore ways to diversify your skills.TodaysHOROSCOPES Today is Tuesday, April 29, the 119th day of 2014. There are 246 days left in the year. Todays Highlight: On April 29, 1974, President Richard M. Nixon announced he was releasing edited transcripts of some secretly made White House tape recordings related to Watergate. On this date: In 1429, Joan of Arc entered the besieged city of Orleans to lead a French victory over the English. Ten years ago: President George W. Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney met behind closed doors with the September 11 commission; afterward, Bush said hed told the panel his administration tried to protect America from terrorists as warnings grew before the devastating attack of 2001. Five years ago: During a primetime news conference marking his 100th day in office, President Barack Obama said that waterboarding authorized by former President George W. Bush was torture and that the information it gained from terror suspects could have been obtained by other means. One year ago: Opening statements took place in Los Angeles in a wrongful death lawsuit brought by Michael Jacksons mother, Katherine Jackson, against concert giant AEG Live, claiming it failed to properly investigate a doctor whod cared for Jackson and was later convicted of involuntary manslaughter in his 2009 death. Todays Birthdays: Poet Rod McKuen is 81. Actor Keith Baxter is 81. Bluesman Otis Rush is 79. Conductor Zubin Mehta is 78. Country singer Duane Allen (The Oak Ridge Boys) is 71. Singer Tommy James is 67. Country musician Wayne Secrest (Confederate Railroad) is 64. Comedian Jerry Seinfeld is 60. Actor Daniel Day-Lewis is 57. Actress Michelle Pfeiffer is 56. Actress Eve Plumb is 56. 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Please recycle your newspaper.www.chronicleonline.com Published every Sunday through Saturday By Citrus Publishing Inc.1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429Phone 352-563-6363POSTMASTER: Send address changes to: Citrus County Chronicle1624 N. MEADOWCREST BLVD., CRYSTAL RIVER, FL 34429 PERIODICAL POSTAGE PAID AT INVERNESS, FL SECOND CLASS PERMIT #114280 CITRUSCOUNTY Florida' s BestCommunity Newspaper Serving Floridas Best Community ENTERTAINMENT Clooney engaged to UK attorneyLONDON George Clooney Hollywoods most eligible bachelor is getting hitched, according to a London law firm. Leading human-rights practice Doughty Street Chambers spilled the news Monday as it congratulated one of its own attorneys: 36-year-old U.K. barrister Amal Alamuddin The firm said its lawyers and staff offer their best wishes and congratulations to Ms. Amal Alamuddin ... and Mr. George Clooney on their engagement to be married. Clooney, 52, was married to actress Talia Balsam from 1989 to 1993. Clooney has since been romantically linked to several women, including British model Lisa Snowden Italian actress Elisabetta Canalis and former professional wrestler Stacey Keibler.Fox to broadcast live musical Grease NEW YORK Fox apparently isnt going to let NBC dominate the world of live TV musicals. Fox jumped into the theater game Monday by announcing it will broadcast a three-hour live version of the musical Grease that will feature a young ensemble cast that has yet to be named. NBC got a ratings boost last December with its live broadcast of The Sound of Music starring Carrie Underwood. It said its working on a live production of Peter Pan for next December. Grease features such songs as Summer Nights, Greased Lightnin, We Go Together and Youre the One That I Want. It was made into a 1978 film starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John. The live version will be a production of Paramount Television.Celebrity joins carriage horse fightNEW YORK More celebrities are choosing sides in the debate over carriage horses in New York City. Jillian Michaels a trainer who appears on NBCs The Biggest Loser weight-loss competition, joined an anti-carriage rally on the steps of City Hall on Monday. The rally was sponsored by the animal-rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. Michaels said she feels its inhumane to make the animals work in Central Park and on Manhattans streets. Mayor Bill de Blasio wants to ban the carriages and replace them with vintage-looking electric cars. But he may not have enough votes in the City Council to pass a law. Alec Baldwin, Pink and Lea Michele also support the ban. Actor Liam Neeson has been the most vocal celebrity wanting to keep the carriages. From wire reports Associated PressDonors wear stormtrooper costumes Monday while giving blood as other Star Wars fans pose near them at the Thai Red Cross in Bangkok, Thailand. Thai Star Wars fans gave blood and toys at an orphanage as part of a promotional campaign. George Clooney Amal AlamuddinA4TUESDAY, APRIL29, 2014 000HQCL in Todays Citrus County Chronicle LEGAL NOTICES Department of Planning & Development . . . . . . . . . . . . A7 Bid Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . C13 Surplus Property . . . . . . . . . . . C13
an email to Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, saying the Gilberts are guilty of misapplication of funds. Bondi forwarded the email to the State Attorneys Office, where it landed with Assistant State Attorney Mark Simpson, who oversees such cases. Simpson said proving fraud or theft cases with contractors is just about impossible without proving that the builder used a customers funds for personal gain. At this point we have no proof, he said. Simpson said the state lien law, which holds property owners liable for payments to subcontractors and suppliers, leaves little room for prosecuting builders who dont pay their bills. I have to prove a theft, he said. In contracting thats very hard to do. The reason is that once a customer pays the builder, unless those funds are deposited into an account specifically set up to make payments on his house, the builder can use the money for any business purpose even if its not associated with that specific project. What did they do with that money? Simpson said. If its for business purposes, youve got a dead loser on your hands. Gold Crest is apparently out of business. Their signs were removed from the office on Pine Ridge Boulevard, their phone is disconnected and the website was shut down. Kathy Gilbert, who now owns a separate small business in the county, has said she wont comment on the advice of her attorney. The Gilberts attorney, Robert Butts of Gainesville, could not be reached for comment. more than $1,800, even before he has pedaled his first mile. All money raised will go directly to S.O.S. The Kohms are funding this trip themselves. Mrs. Kohm will be posting photos and updates along the way to a Facebook page at Facebook.com/S.O.S. Food Pantry Bike Ride. Its amazing how God pushes you to where he wants you to be, Kohm said. He led us to this church and then to helping feed people with S.O.S., and then this trip. Its amazing how things go. For information about S.O.S. Food Pantry, call Good Shepherd Lutheran Church at 352-746-7161. CHRISVANORMER Staff writerCRYSTAL RIVER Eighty-three cadets were treated to dinner and decorations Sunday at Crystal River High School as the Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps marked the end of another active year. Lt. Cmdr. Wayne Walker (retired), aided by Senior Chief Ira Sparkman, led the presentations. Walker said when he joined six years ago, only 104 cadets were in the program. As the unit has 193 cadets and is expected to hit 200 or more next year, Walker said the school board has been asked for a third instructor. Our program is not about putting cadets into the military, but we are proud when they sign up, Walker said. This year we have 17 active seniors. Eight of those will join our military forces after graduation. Walker reported that during the year 10 cadets went to sailor camp. Some cadets were in the leadership program in the British Virgin Islands. A group of about 50 cadets visited Mayport Naval Station. We took on the blood drive this year as a program for our community service within the unit with outstanding results, Walker said, attributing 300 units of blood to cadets efforts, led by AnastassiaDaigneau. We marched in homecoming parades, marched in the veterans parade, marched in the Christmas parade, Walker said, and the unit won awards for their presentation. The cadets directed traffic and carried out other community service works at the countys festivals. The program, Walker said, is about leadership and character development. For more than an hour, cadets were called forward to accept awards for orienteering, leadership, exemplary appearance, academic excellence, exemplary conduct, physical training and military aptitude. Many of the countys veterans groups presented awards to individual cadets and made donations to support the program. In addition to decorations, some students were awarded scholarships. Citrus County School Board member Sandy Balfour told the audience of about 350 that she talked to many cadets that evening and heard positive responses from them. I know what Im going to be doing. I feel value. People care about me. People want me to be successful. I feel more pride. I feel good about myself. Those were the words that were resonating as I talked to individuals, Balfour said. Any program that can pull the numbers in year after year after year is doing something right. At the end of the evening, Walker announced the command for next year. They are: Jessica Rummel, commanding officer; Tyler Prestidge, executive officer; and Matthew Rider, operations officer. LOCAL/STATECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, APRIL29, 2014 A5 000HSN8 STEPHEN E. 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Hazel Seymour, 92CRYSTAL RIVERHazel Peel Seymour, 92, of Crystal River, FL, passed away Friday, April 25, 2014 at Hospice House of Citrus County. She was born in Gainesville, FL on January 6, 1922 to Luther and Susan Vickers Peel. Her early years were spent in St. Petersburg, FL where she attended local schools. After marriage to Harry Randolph Seymour and travel during WWII, she spent many years in Bartow and Spirit Lake, FL before relocating to Ozello, then Crystal River. She was preceded in death by husband Harry and her brothers Hubert, Howard and Lucian Peel and sister Sylvia Peel Jones. She is survived by her brother, Kenneth Peel of St. Petersburg; daughter, Jan Seymour Ashworth of Crystal River; daughter, Brenda Seymour Brown and husband Walter; granddaughter, Lisa Brown Riker and husband Dallas, all of Homosassa, FL and granddaughter Christina Brown Shumway and husband Cliff, of Crystal River. Also great grandsons Cody McCary of Staten Island, NY and C.J. Shumway of Crystal River and great granddaughters Rita Arnett of Homosassa and Jessica and Amy Shumway of Crystal River. Hazel will be missed by her little dog, Mocha. She was employed for more than 30 years at Ben Hill Griffin Citrus Plant in Bartow, a job she loved. Hazel was an excellent seamstress and gardener, and a wonderful Southern cook. She was an accomplished bowler and enjoyed participating in tournaments throughout the United States. She belonged to the 600 Club and the Queens, and twice converted the 7-10 split successfully. She enjoyed bowling until she was over 90 years. Mrs. Seymour was a lifelong Baptist and a member of the First Baptist Church of Old Homosassa, and looked forward to worship service each Sunday. Her beloved Lord guided and comforted her greatly as she went to rest. A graveside service will be held on Fri., May 2, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. at Fero Memorial Gardens, 5891 N. Lecanto Highway, Beverly Hills, FL 34465, followed by a Celebration of Life at 1:00 P .M. at First Baptist Church of Old Homosassa, 10540 W. Yulee Drive, Homosassa, Florida with Rev. J. Alan Ritter officiating. A fellowship reception in the church hall immediately follows. Flowers are welcome; however, memorial contributions in Hazels memory would also be appreciated and may be made to Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast. Fero Funeral Home, Beverly Hills. www.ferofuneralhome.comSteven Hall, 46TALLAHASSEESteven P. Hall, 46, of Tallahassee, passed away April26, 2014, at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital. Steve was born Dec.18, 1967, in Fort Lauderdale to Phillip and Myrna (Stewart) Hall and moved from Citrus County to Tallahassee in 2000. Steve was a survivor of childhood leukemia, which he contracted when he was 3 years old. Steve was employed with WinnDixie for over 20 years and was currently employed as a salesman with PepsiCo/ Frito Lay since 2004. Steve graduated from Florida State University, but was always a Miami Hurricanes fan. Steve was united in marriage on Nov.16, 1991, to his wife, Catherine. Steve loved dogs and fostered for Pug Rescue of Florida and Boston Terrier Rescue of East Tennessee. Steve is also survived by sons, Bradley and Brent Hall, both of Tallahassee; his parents, Phillip and Myrna Hall of Citrus County; and his sister, Debora Leibacher, also of Citrus County. Friends will be received from 1to 2p.m. Saturday, May3, at the Culleys MeadowWood Funeral Home, Riggins Road Chapel, where memorial services celebrating Steves life will be held at 2p.m. In lieu of flowers, please send donations in Steves honor to Pug Rescue of Florida. Sign the guestbook at www.chronicleonline.com.Rosa Allen, 81HOMOSASSARosa L. Allen, 81, of Homosassa, Fla., died Thursday, April24, 2014, under the care of Hospice of Citrus County. Private arrangements are under the direction of Strickland Funeral Home and Crematory, Crystal River. John Mounts, 88HOMOSASSAJohn C. Mounts, 88, of Homosassa, Fl. Passed away April 27, 2014. A native of Hardy, KY He was a long time resident of the area. Mr. Mounts served his country in the US Navy and moved to Illinois to start a new chapter in his life in Commercial Forging of Steel. He was an Upset Operator for the steel mill and President of The Local Chapter of The Steel Workers Union and avid organizer fighting for peoples rights. Other memberships include being a Life Member of the Moose Lodge since 1973. He was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years Bonnie; 2 sons, Gregory and Johnnie; and a grandson Tommy Boggs. He leaves behind 2 daughters Dianna S. Boggs of Chicago, IL. And Connie J Simon (husband, Tom) of Oak lawn, IL; grandson, John E. Boggs of Chicago, IL. Graveside services will be held Thursday 11 am at Fountains Memorial Park, Homosassa, fl. Wilder Funeral HomeFrank Tansley, 80INVERNESSFrank R. Tansley, age 80, died April27, 2014, under the care of Hospice of Citrus County in Lecanto. Frank was born Feb.17, 1934, to Harry and Mabel (Gifford) Tansley in Toms River, N.J. He was their 11th child. He attended Toms River Elementary and High School. After high school, Frank drove trucks and excavation equipment. He then worked at Ciba-Geigy Chemical Plant in Toms River as a chemical operator, retiring after 23 years of service in December 1990. He was a volunteer fireman in Fire Company No.2 Toms River for 11 years. He married Margaret Kuehne in 1953 and together they had three children, Frank Rawlins, Deborah Lee and Michael David. Margaret passed away in 1985. Frank married Jean Ritchie in 1988 and together they moved to Inverness in 1994. After his relocation to Inverness, he volunteered for CASA. He enjoyed playing golf and fishing. Frank also has eight grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews who will miss him very much. He was preceded in death by all of his siblings, Emma, Bill, Edith, Walter, Fred, Dorothy, Margie, Ruth, Muriel, Jean and Bobby. Well done, thou good and faithful servant. A funeral service and tribute to Franks life will be at 3p.m. Thursday, May1, 2014, at the Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory. Donations in Franks memory may be made to Hospice of Citrus County, First United Methodist Church of Inverness or Citrus County Animal Shelter in lieu of flowers. Sign the guestbook at www.chronicleonline.com.Angel Seise, 85INVERNESSAngel G. Seise, 85, of Inverness, Fla., died Sunday, April27, 2014. Visitation will be from 1a.m. to 1p.m. Thursday, May1, 2014. Mausoleum chapel service to follow at Fero Memorial Gardens. Arrangements are entrusted to Fero Funeral Home.Deaths ELSEWHERE Stefanie Zweig, 81AUTHORBERLIN GermanJewish writer Stefanie Zweig, best known for her autobiographical novel Nowhere in Africa has died. She was 81. German news agency dpa on Sunday cited her nephew Walter Zweig as saying the author died Friday after a short, serious illness. Zweig was born in 1932 in Leobschuetz, now part of Poland. In 1938, her family fled the Nazi persecution of Jews and moved to Kenya, where she attended a British school. Zweig returned to Germany in 1947 and worked as a journalist for many years before she began writing novels. Of her more than two dozen books Nowhere in Africa, first published in 1995, was the most successful, retelling the story of her familys time in Kenya. A movie adaptation won an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film in 2003.Rashad Harden, 34DJ RASHADCHICAGO Rashad Harden, a house music and footwork pioneer who performed as DJ Rashad, was found dead this weekend of an apparent drug overdose, authorities said Sunday. He was 34. Chicago Police spokeswoman Janel Sedevic said a friend found Hardens body Saturday afternoon in an apartment on the citys West Side. There was no sign of injury but narcotics and drug paraphernalia were found near his body, she said. An autopsy was conducted Sunday but the Cook County Medical Examiners Office said it is waiting for the results of toxicology tests to determine a cause of death. Hardens death comes just days before his EP was scheduled for release and less than a month after fellow house music star Frankie Knuckles also died in the city. Harden, a resident of Calumet City, was poised for a breakout year, according to the Chicago Sun-Times. His fifth album received his best reviews, he was scheduled to play clubs all over the world and his latest EP, We On 1, was scheduled to be released Monday. Its just a tragic loss of a great musical genius, said longtime friend and collaborator Morris Harper, who performs as DJ Spinn and who was scheduled to appear with Rashad in Detroit on Saturday night. Rashad was considered a pioneer of footwork an electronic-oriented music genre that originated in Chicago. 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DUI arrest Derrick Gray, 47, of Northwest 34th Place, Sunrise, at 12:48 a.m. April 26 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit, Gray was traveling approximately 97 mph on a motorcycle. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Tests of his breath showed his blood alcohol concentration was 0.138 percent and 0.137 percent. The legal limit is 0.08 percent. Bond $500. Kenneth Eiland, 41, of Northwest Highway 225, Reddick, at 10:42 a.m. April 26 on misdemeanor charges of driving under the influence and knowingly driving with a suspended license. According to his arrest affidavit, Eiland was pulled over for traveling 71 mph in a 35 mph zone. The deputy reportedly saw two open containers of Bud Light in the cup holder attached to the center console. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Eiland refused breath tests to determine his blood alcohol concentration. Bond $650. Christopher Armstrong, 28, of South Thompson Avenue, Lecanto, at 1:58 a.m. April 27 on misdemeanor charges of driving under the influence and knowingly driving with a suspended license. Armstrong was also charged with felony violation of probation following his original arrest. According to his arrest affidavit, Eiland was pulled over for a broken tail light. He reportedly attempted to change places with the passenger of the vehicle after the deputy pulled him over. Armstrong did not perform field sobriety tests and refused breath tests to determine his blood alcohol concentration. Bond $1,000. Kyle Smith, 19, of Northwest Magnolia Circle, Crystal River, at 3:33 a.m. April 27 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit, Smith reportedly almost hit a crowd of people gathered in the parking lot at Fort Island Beach, who were surrounding an injured, immobilized person and a deputy who was providing first aid. In order to keep him from hitting the crowd, the deputy reportedly opened the car door, pulled Smith out from behind the wheel and engaged the emergency brake. The vehicle was stopped approximately five feet in front of the injured victim who was bleeding profusely from a head wound. Smith was reportedly unable to stand on his own so was incapable of completing field sobriety tests. He refused all lawful testing of his breath, blood and urine. Bond $650.Domestic battery arrests Crystal Nepton, 26, of Dunnellon, at 3:03 a.m. April 27 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. Richard McCurdy, 41, of Inverness, at 8:47 p.m. April 27 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. Anthony Salomon, 37, of Lecanto, at 12:49 a.m. April 27 on felony charges of domestic battery by strangulation, and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon without intent to kill.Other arrests Felicia Witfoth, 23, of West Mayo Drive, Crystal River, at 10 a.m. April 25 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of manufacturing of methamphetamine. Joshua Chinni, 28, of Southeast Eighth Avenue, Crystal River, at 2:02 p.m. April 25 on an active warrant for a misdemeanor charge of battery. Bond $500. Chantal Akins, 34, of North Ira Martin Avenue, Crystal River, at 6:50 p.m. April 25 on felony charges of grand theft and burglary to an unoccupied structure, along with misdemeanor charges of resisting an officer without violence and criminal mischief. Akins was also charged with felony violation of probation following her arrest. According to her arrest affidavit, Akins is accused of breaking into a shed and removing a metal trailer wheel and a spool of electrical wire, with a total value of $800. During the incident she reportedly damaged three fence posts, barbed wire fencing, a baseball pitching post and several sprinkler heads, with a total value of approximately $600. Akins is also accused of causing damage to the victims yard by driving erratically through the grass, and at one point came close to hitting the home. When deputies approached her vehicle, Akins was reportedly asleep behind the wheel in front of the victims home. Deputies reported she was uncooperative and attempted to flee the scene on foot. Andy Martell II, 30, of South Isaac Point, Lecanto, at 7:47 p.m. April 25 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of failing to register as a sex offender. David Green, 23, of East Bennett Street, Inverness, at 7:22 p.m. April 25 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance and misdemeanor charges of possession of cannabis, possession of drug paraphernalia and knowingly driving with a suspended license. According to his arrest affidavit, Green was pulled over for failing to come to a complete stop before entering a highway. A K-9 unit alerted to possible drugs, and 6.3 grams of cocaine, 5.5 grams of cannabis and several plastic baggies were reportedly found in Greens possession. A background check revealed that his license had been suspended indefinitely in January. Bond $2,000. James Godwin, 49, of Crystal River, at 10:30 p.m. April 25 on a misdemeanor charge of disorderly conduct. According to his arrest report, Godwin is accused of causing a public disturbance at Crackers Bar and Grill. He reportedly was harassing other customers and refused to leave the bar. Bond $150. Stephen Anderson, 27, of West Corinas Court, Homosassa, at 9:40 p.m. April 26 on an active warrant for one count of burglary of a dwelling with battery, and two counts of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon. According to his arrest affidavit, Anderson turned himself in to to the Citrus County Sheriffs Office. Anderson was also charged with felony failure to appear stemming from an original charge of possession of cocaine, and a misdemeanor failure to appear charge in a pre-trial conference. Bond $75,000. Kayla Lewis Green, 22, of Southwest 28th Avenue, Ocala, at 2:08 a.m. April 26 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance and a misdemeanor charge of possession of drug paraphernalia. According to her arrest affidavit Lewis Green was a passenger in a vehicle pulled over for failing to come to a complete stop at a stop sign. A small piece of crack cocaine and a glass crack pipe were reportedly found in her possession. Bond $5,500. James Walsh, 48, of West Folger Court, Homosassa, at 4:17 a.m. April 26 on a misdemeanor charge of resisting an officer without violence. According to his arrest report, Walsh was reportedly riding a bicycle without lights. When a deputy pulled him over, he reportedly took off running. Bond $500. Jeramy Peal, 41, of South Rocket Point, Homosassa, at 10:09 a.m. April 26 on an active Pasco County warrant for one felony count of grand theft auto. Daniel Cristello, 37, of East Dartmouth Lane, Hernando, at 2:10 p.m. April 26 on an active warrant for one felony count of burglary to an unoccupied structure and one misdemeanor count of criminal mischief. Bond $2,500. Patrick McEachern, 22, of West Cedar Hills Street, Dunnellon, at 2:10 p.m. April 26 on an active Marion County warrant for misdemeanor charges of retail petit theft and resisting a merchant after a theft. According to his arrest affidavit, McEachern was arrested during a traffic stop. Bond $750. Denise Stuebs, 30, of East Buffalo Lane, Hernando, at 8:06 a.m. April 27 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from original charges of manufacturing of methamphetamine, conspiracy and possession of a controlled substance. Bryan Jones, 41, of East Dell Lane, Inverness, at 9:17 a.m. April 27 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of sale of synthetic narcotics. Michael Murawsky, 25, of West Woodland Ridge Drive, Lecanto, at 11:32 a.m. April 27 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from original charges of burglary and grand theft. Kelly Choat, 22, of North Croft Avenue, Inverness, at 2:16 a.m. April 27 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from original charges of exploitation of an elderly person and uttering a forged instrument. Keith Hendry, 23, of Northeast Fourth Street, Crystal River, at 2:17 p.m. April 27 on felony charges of trafficking in stolen property, grand thef, and burglary to an unoccupied residence. According to his arrest affidavit, Hendry is accused of stealing approximately $7,700 in tools and other items from the victims garage. Hendry reportedly sold some of the items for $900 and provided a bill of sale for the transaction. Hendry was also charged with conspiracy after being pulled over in a vehicle occupied by Stacey Jones and Jordan Brown that contained stolen jewelry and a stolen safe. Bond $13,000. Stacey Jones, 24, of Richland, South Carolina, and Jordan Brown, 22, of West Columbia, South Carolina, at 2:17 p.m. April 27 on felony charges of burglary to an unoccupied residence and misdemeanor charges of petit theft. According to their arrest affidavits, both of the accused reportedly broke into a home and stole a safe with an undisclosed amount of cash inside it. The report stated witnesses saw the two men enter the victims home wearing gloves and an empty backpack and exit a short time later with the backpack appearing full. The witness also provided a description of the vehicle and noted it had South Carolina tags. A deputy spotted the vehicle a short time later and pulled it over. The backpack described by the witness was in plain sight, as were several items of jewelry that were later identified as stolen items from a separate case. Bond was set at $5,500 for each of the accused. Marty Taylor, 34, of South Sandpiper Terrace, Homosassa, at 7:07 p.m. April 27 on two active warrants for felony violation of probation stemming from the original charges of false verification of ownership, and possession of cocaine. Bond $2,000. Nathaniel Madison Jr., 32, of North Heart Path, Crystal River, at 7:15 p.m. April 27 on two active warrants for felony violation of probation stemming from the original charges of felony battery and possession of cocaine. Citrus County Sheriffs OfficeBurglaries A residential burglary was reported at 8:38 a.m. Friday, April 25, in the 8600 block of E. Orange Ave., Floral City. A residential burglary was reported at 8:50 a.m. April 25 in the 3800 block of E. Parsons Point Road, Hernando. A residential burglary was reported at 11:25 a.m. April 25 in the 2100 block of S. Bolton Ave., Homosassa. A residential burglary was reported at 3:37 p.m. April 25 in the 7300 block of N. Nathan Point, Crystal River. A residential burglary was reported at 4:53 p.m. April 25 in the 3600 block of E. Lake Nina Drive, Inverness. A vehicle burglary was reported at 9:32 p.m. April 25 in the 16000 block of W. Fort Island Trail, Crystal River. A commercial burglary was reported at 4:43 a.m. Saturday, April 26, in the 700 block of W. Fenway Drive, Hernando.LOCALCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, APRIL29, 2014 A7 2014 www.chronicleonline.com/mommyandmePHOTO CONTEST VOTE NOW! 000I1SU Jim Green Jewelers Specialty Gems Guss Gold 000I2N8 570-0429-TUCRN NOTICE OF INTENT TO CONSIDER AN ORDINANCE TO ESTABLISH OR CHANGE REGULATIONS AFFECTING THE USE OF LAND The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) proposes to adopt the following by ordinance: AN ORDINANCE OF CITRUS COUNTY, A POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, AMENDING THE CITRUS COUNTY FUTURE LAND USE MAP BY REDESIGNATING; THE FUTURE LAND USE OF APPROXIMATELY 399.99 ACRES FROM THE EXTRACTIVE DISTRICT TO THE TRANSPORTATION/COMMUNICATION/UTILITES DISTRICT; AND AMENDING THE CITRUS COUNTY LAND USE ATLAS MAP BY REDESIGNATING THE CURRENT LAND USE OF APPROXIMATELY 399.99 ACRES FROM THE EXTRACTIVE DISTRICT TO THE TRANSPORTATION/COMMUNICATION/UTILITES DISTRICT; PROVIDING FOR APPLICABILITY; PROVIDING FOR MODIFICATION; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE. CPA/AA-14-21 Duke Energy Florida Inc. for HCR Limestone, Inc The property is located in Section 26 and 27, Township 17 South, Range 16 East. Further described as a portion of Parcel 10000, Crystal River Area, Citrus County, Florida A complete legal description is on file. The Citrus County Planning and Development Commission (PDC) will conduct a Public Hearing on May 15, 2014 at 9:00 AM at the Citrus County Auditorium, 3610 South Florida Avenue, Inverness, Florida. Interested parties may appear at the meeting and be heard with respect to the proposed application. A copy of the proposed ordinance(s) and supporting materials are available for public inspection and copying between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M., Monday through Friday, at the Department of Planning and Development, 3600 West Sovereign Path, Lecanto, Florida 34461. For more information about this application, please contact the Geographic Resources and Community Planning Division at (352) 527-5544. If any person decides to appeal any decision made by the board with respect to any matter considered at this meeting or hearing, he or she will need a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, he or she may need to insure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes all testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. For the RECORD
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BUSINESSCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, APRIL29, 2014 A9 Money&MarketsAclick of the wrist gets you more at www.chronicleonline.com 1,720 1,760 1,800 1,840 1,880 1,920 A NDJFM 1,800 1,860 1,920 S&P 500Close: 1,869.43 Change: 6.03 (0.3%) 10 DAYS 15,200 15,600 16,000 16,400 16,800 A NDJFM 16,000 16,300 16,600 Dow Jones industrialsClose: 16,448.74 Change: 87.28 (0.5%) 10 DAYSAdvanced1609 Declined1492 New Highs101 New Lows53 Vol. (in mil.)3,789 Pvs. Volume3,144 2,296 2,038 977 1630 24 109 NYSE NASD DOW 16500.3716312.6616448.74+87.28+0.53%-0.77% DOW Trans.7643.207521.187584.34-1.80-0.02%+2.48% DOW Util.555.37549.94554.58+2.92+0.53%+13.05% NYSE Comp.10564.7110439.2210526.52+21.51+0.20%+1.21% NASDAQ4111.594014.174074.40-1.16-0.03%-2.45% S&P5001877.011850.611869.43+6.03+0.32%+1.14% S&P4001355.851327.851342.36-4.86-0.36%-0.01% Wilshire 500019895.3419580.0019784.70+21.45+0.11%+0.40% Russell 20001131.671102.261117.06-5.97-0.53%-4.00% HIGH LOW CLOSE CHG. %CHG. YTD StocksRecap AK Steel Hold AKS2.9278.47 6.68-.19 -2.8ttt-18.5+114.0dd... AT&T Inc T31.74637.97 35.08+.59 +1.7srr-0.2-2.6111.84 Ametek Inc AME39.46662.05 51.78+.29 +0.6sss-1.7+26.4250.24 Anheuser-Busch InBev BUD83.940109.79 110.19+1.09 +1.0sss+3.5+14.12.82e Bank of America BAC12.05518.03 14.95-1.00 -6.3ttt-4.0+28.5200.04 Capital City Bank CCBG10.12914.71 13.93+.21 +1.5sss+18.4+9.9400.08 CenturyLink Inc CTL27.93738.40 34.64-.12 -0.3tss+8.8-1.6dd2.16 Citigroup C45.06355.28 47.30-.45 -0.9ttt-9.2+1.4110.04 Commnwlth REIT CWH19.55828.10 25.72+.07 +0.3stt+10.3+17.6cc1.00 Disney DIS60.41883.65 77.78-.45 -0.6ttt+1.8+27.6210.86f Duke Energy DUK64.16075.46 74.80+.80 +1.1sss+8.4+2.6203.12 EPR Properties EPR46.69661.18 54.16+.45 +0.8sss+10.2+2.0173.42 Exxon Mobil Corp XOM84.790101.74 101.17+.76 +0.8sss...+16.9112.52 Ford Motor F13.35618.02 15.97+.19 +1.2sss+3.5+20.3100.50 Gen Electric GE22.00828.09 26.78+.18 +0.7sss-4.5+24.9200.88 HCAHoldings Inc HCA35.20053.73 52.61-.83 -1.6tss+10.3+40.915... Home Depot HD72.21883.20 80.17+.79 +1.0sss-2.6+10.4211.88f Intel Corp INTC21.89927.24 26.33+.07 +0.3sss+1.4+16.2140.90 IBM IBM172.196211.98 193.14+3.51 +1.9sss+3.0-0.3133.80 LKQ Corporation LKQ22.83434.32 27.22+.57 +2.1sss-17.3+16.826... Lowes Cos LOW37.56752.08 46.38... ...rtt-6.4+24.6220.72 McDonalds Corp MCD92.228103.34 100.31-.42 -0.4tss+3.4+2.9183.24 Microsoft Corp MSFT30.84041.66 40.87+.96 +2.4stt+9.2+28.1151.12 Motorola Solutions MSI53.62767.69 62.64+.14 +0.2stt-7.2+12.9151.24 NextEra Energy NEE74.78098.14 97.27-.40 -0.4tss+13.6+24.8232.90f Penney JC Co Inc JCP4.90319.63 8.70+.72 +9.0sss-4.9-47.6dd... Piedmont Office RT PDM15.83421.09 17.67+.21 +1.2sss+7.0-9.5320.80 Regions Fncl RF8.36611.54 10.07-.08 -0.8ttt+1.8+23.4130.20f Sears Holdings Corp SHLD26.62754.69 43.46+1.65 +3.9sss+9.4+2.1dd... Smucker, JM SJM87.104114.72 97.46+1.44 +1.5sss-5.9-3.9182.32 Texas Instru TXN34.10849.77 45.45-.59 -1.3ttt+3.5+31.5241.20 Time Warner TWX55.71770.77 65.08-.12 -0.2ttt-6.7+11.8171.27f UniFirst Corp UNF87.683117.91 95.42-.27 -0.3ttt-10.8+5.1160.15 Verizon Comm VZ45.08254.31 46.60+.66 +1.4stt-5.2-9.7112.12 Vodafone Group VOD27.49742.14 36.86+.19 +0.5sss-7.8+17.1 ... WalMart Strs WMT71.51981.37 79.76+1.14 +1.5sss+1.4+2.4161.92f Walgreen Co WAG43.31069.84 67.45+.80 +1.2sss+17.4+36.6241.26 52-WK RANGE CLOSE YTD 1YR NAME TICKER LO HI CLOSE CHG %CHG WK MO QTR %CHG %RTN P/E DIVStocks of Local Interest Dividend Footnotes: a Extra dividends were paid, but are not included. b Annual rate plus stock. c Liquidating dividend. e Amount declared or paid in last 12 months. f Current annual rate, which was increased by most recent dividend announcement. i Sum of dividends paid after stock split, no regular rate. j Sum of dividends paid this year. 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. Forest Laboratories said it will spend as much as $1.5 billion to buy the maker of gastrointestinal disease treatments. The cable company will buy 1.4 million customers and own 33 percent of a spinoff company from rival Comcast. The gold and copper producer said that it is ending its merger talks with rival Barrick Gold. Pharmaceutical company Pfizer said it made another $100 billion offer to buy the drugmaker after being turned down twice. The bank was among the worst performers in the S&P 500 after it suspended a dividend increase and stock buyback program. The stock market started the week with a gain in a choppy day of trading. Pfizer led the 30 stocks in the Dow Jones industrial average up after it revived its bid to buy British drug maker AstraZeneca. Seven of the 10 industry groups in the S&P 500 rose. 14 16 18 $20 A FM Bank of AmericaBAC Close: $14.95 -1.00 or -6.3% $12.05$18.03 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 339.8m (3.1x avg.) $157.4 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 17.0 0.3% 60 70 $80 A FM AstraZenecaAZN Close: $77.01 8.35 or 12.2% $46.87$79.90 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 26.6m (9.5x avg.) $96.81 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 24.2 4.9% 15 20 25 $30 A FM Newmont MiningNEM Close: $24.67 -1.78 or -6.7% $20.79$35.44 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 16.8m (1.6x avg.) $12.28 b 52-week range PE: Yield: ... 0.4% 100 120 140 $160 A FM Charter Comm.CHTR Close: $140.05 10.04 or 7.7% $99.41 $144.02 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 6.9m (3.8x avg.) $15.15 b 52-week range PE: Yield: ... ... 0 50 100 $150 A FM Furiex Pharma.FURX Close: $103.05 22.90 or 28.6% $32.01 $121.97 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 4.7m (11.3x avg.) $1.11 b 52-week range PE: Yield: ... ... The yield on the 10-year Treasury rose to 2.70 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.010.01....05 6-month T-bill.040.04....08 52-wk T-bill.090.09....10 2-year T-note.430.43....21 5-year T-note1.741.73+0.01.68 10-year T-note2.702.66+0.041.67 30-year T-bond3.493.44+0.052.86 NET 1YR BONDS YEST PVS CHG AGO Barclays LongT-BdIdx3.283.26+0.022.57 Bond Buyer Muni Idx4.634.63...4.03 Barclays USAggregate2.332.34-0.011.76 Barclays US High Yield5.085.07+0.015.39 Moodys AAACorp Idx4.184.20-0.023.72 Barclays CompT-BdIdx1.901.90....96 Barclays US Corp3.023.03-0.012.63 YEST 6 MO AGO 1 YR AGO Commodities The price of natural gas jumped to its highest price in two months and settled at nearly $4.80 per 1,000 cubic feet. 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Interestrates Associated PressNEW YORK It was a choppy ride for the stock market on Monday that ended with major U.S. indexes closing mostly higher. Traders were pulled in multiple directions. Stocks opened higher, fell in the afternoon, and then rose again in the last hour of trading. Bank stocks fell after Bank of America said a financial error would force it to cancel its stock buyback plan and dividend increase, while health-care stocks rose after U.S. drug giant Pfizer renewed its pursuit of a merger with British rival AstraZeneca. Formerly highflying technology stocks fell again, dragging the Nasdaq composite index into the red. The Standard & Poors 500 index rose 6.03 points, or 0.3 percent, to close at 1,869.43. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 87.28 points, or 0.5 percent, to 16,448.74 and the Nasdaq edged down 1.16 points, or 0.03 percent, to 4,074.40. The Nasdaq erased most of a 61-point loss. Bank of America sank $1.00, or 6.3 percent, to $14.95 after it unexpectedly announced it would suspend its stock buyback program and dividend increase. The bank discovered an error in how it calculates its capital ratio, a crucial measure of a banks financial strength. The Federal Reserve asked the bank to put its buyback and dividend increase on hold until the error was fixed. Goldman Sachs and Citigroup each 1 percent following BofAs announcement. JPMorgan Chase edged down 0.4 percent. High-risk technology stocks were another area of weakness Monday as investors continue to cut their exposure to highgrowth names and turn their focus to larger dividend-paying companies. Amazon fell $7.25, or 2.5 percent, to $296.58 after falling 10 percent on Friday. Netflix lost $7.87, or 2.4 percent, to $314.21 and Facebook fell $1.57, or 2.7 percent, to $56.14. In contrast, old technology companies such as Microsoft, Apple and IBM, which have more mature businesses and pay quarterly dividends, rose 2 percent or more Monday. High-growth technology and biotechnology stocks have been falling for several weeks now. The Nasdaq is down 3 percent in April, while the S&P 500 and Dow are roughly flat. Traders say the selling has been coming from large investors, who have been moving out of highgrowth stocks and into safer investments. The Russell 2000, an index made up mostly of smaller companies, is down nearly 5 percent this month. When you have so many investors doing the same thing at the same time, you get these exaggerated moves in some of these stocks, said Ian Winer, director of equity trading at Wedbush Securities. Stocks burble slightly higher Associated PressSteven Kaplan, left, shares a light moment Monday with a fellow trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. BusinessBRIEFS Toyota moving US base from California to TexasTORRANCE, Calif. Toyota is moving its U.S. headquarters from California to Texas to get closer to its Midwest assembly plants and improve communication between units now spread over several states. Toyota will break ground this year on a new environmentally-friendly headquarters in Plano, Texas, about 25 miles north of Dallas. Small groups of employees will start moving to temporary office space there this year, but most will not move until late 2016 or early 2017 when a new headquarters is completed. The new campus will bring together approximately 4,000 employees from sales, marketing, engineering, manufacturing and finance. That includes 2,000 employees at the current headquarters in Torrance, Calif.; 1,000 employees at Toyota Financial Services, which is also in California; and 1,000 employees from Toyotas engineering and manufacturing center in Erlanger, Ky. Toyota also plans to expand its technical center near Ann Arbor, Mich., and move approximately 250 parts procurement positions there from Georgetown, Ky., where the Camry and Avalon sedans are made. That will free up space for approximately 300 production engineers to move from Erlanger to Georgetown. Jim Lentz, Toyotas CEO for North America, said the new headquarters will enable faster decision making. Its one of the most significant changes in Toyotas 57-year history in the U.S., Lentz told The Associated Press. We needed to be much more collaborative, said Lentz. Larry Dominique, the president of ALG, an automotive consulting and forecasting firm, said Texas is a cheaper place to do business than California, which has higher corporate taxes and more onerous work rules like paid family leave. Toyota has had a presence in California since 1957, when it opened its first U.S. headquarters in a former Rambler dealership in Hollywood. The following year Toyotas first in the U.S. market it sold 287 Toyopet Crown sedans and one Land Cruiser.New solar installation rules likely to raise costsHONOLULU A Hawaii state board has issued new rules for solar panel installation that will require journeyman electricians to do more of the work. That move is expected to raise the costs of installing the panels. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported that the Board of Electricians and Plumbers will require that electricians handle bonding and grounding the system. Those are safety measures that keep people from getting shocked by diverting current into the earth. Solar energy systems contractors have handled that step. Leslie Cole-Brooks, the executive director of the Hawaii Solar Energy Association, said solar panels are now made such that an electrician isnt needed to ground and bond the systems safely. She said the rules change will make installations slower and more expensive.Labor secretary announces new job grants to statesWASHINGTON Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez said the government is making a fresh $150 million installment to a federal program to help train workers who have lost their jobs in high-demand industries through no fault of their own. Perez told reporters on Monday that states can apply for grants ranging from $500,000 to $6 million so they may, in his words, connect job-seekers with well-paying jobs so they can return to the workplace. It brings federal spending on related programs to roughly $1 billion over just the past three months.General Dynamics secures $17.65 billion contractGROTON, Conn. General Dynamics says it has secured a $17.65 billion contract to build submarines for the U.S. Navy. The company said Monday that its subsidiary Electric Boat will be responsible for building 10 additional Virginia-class submarines as part of the agreement. It plans to build two ships per year for the next five years with the help of its partner Newport News Shipbuilding, a unit of Huntington Ingalls Industries. Electric Boat and Newport News Shipbuilding already have delivered 10 of these submarines to the Navy, and eight additional submarines are under construction. Shares of General Dynamics Corp., based in Falls Church, Va., closed at $107.39, down $1.62. Shares of Huntington Ingalls, based in Newport News, Va., closed at $99.08, down $1.48.Microsoft warns of Internet Explorer security gapREDMOND, Wash. Microsoft says a security gap in Internet Explorer could allow an attacker to take complete control of a computer if the user clicks on a malicious link. The vulnerability affects versions 6 through 11 of the Web browser. Microsoft Corp. said Saturday it was aware of limited, targeted attacks that tried to exploit the security gap. The company is working on a fix which it plans to provide in a software update on May 13. In the meantime, Microsoft encourages customers to enable a firewall, apply all software updates and install anti-malware software.Google: Driverless cars are mastering city streetsLOS ANGELES Google says cars it has programmed to drive themselves have started to master the navigation of city streets and the challenges they bring, from jaywalkers to weaving bicyclists a critical milestone for any commercially available self-driving car technology. Despite the progress over the past year, the cars have plenty of learning to do before 2017, when the Silicon Valley tech giant hopes to get the technology to the public. None of the traditional automakers has been so bullish. Instead, they have rolled out features incrementally, including technology that brakes and accelerates in stop-and-go traffic or keeps cars in their lanes. Googles self-driving cars already can navigate freeways comfortably, albeit with a driver ready to take control. In a new blog post, the projects leader said test cars now can handle thousands of urban situations that would have stumped them a year or two ago. From wire reports
OPINION Page A10TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014 Avante staff exemplary in its careMy 94-year-old mother Dottie recently spent three months at Avante at Inverness Rehabilitation Hospital, recovering from a broken thigh bone and subsequent surgery. Although Mom lives in Fort Lauderdale and had her surgery there this past Christmas, I felt it was best to have her rehabilitation closer to where I live, here in Citrus County. There are many local choices for rehab hospitals, and since I was unfamiliar with these facilities, I turned to the Internet for some help. My research revealed that Avante at Inverness received the highest possible rating (5 out of 5 stars) given by US News and World Report, one of the few rehab centers in Citrus County to achieve such a distinction. This top ranking and the facilitys location across the street from Citrus Memorial hospital were crucial in my choice of Avante. (http//health. usnews.com/best-nursinghomes/area/fl/avante-atinverness-inc-105308) My initial impression of Avante was that of a small, somewhat worn facility. Private rooms are rare and the food served can best be described as adequate. From day one, however, I noted that the patient rooms, bathrooms and common areas were kept in an extremely clean condition. An additional initial plus was the competence and professionalism exhibited by the administrators and admissions officers. Perhaps most importantly, I wish to comment on the staff at Avante. I am a retired physician and my wife is a retired nurse. We both have worked and trained in Harvard-affiliated hospitals in Boston, which are often considered to be the worlds medical mecca for exemplary care. But we have come to recognize over our career lifetimes that patient outcomes are not determined by the name on the front door of the facility or the amenities in the visitors lounge. Physical and mental improvement is most directly influenced by the individual care that is given at the bedside, and additionally in my mothers case, in the Physical Therapy Department. It is in these areas where Avante truly shines and justifies its five-star rating. Words such as intelligent, caring, compassionate, friendly, competent, responsive and attentive come to mind in describing the Avante staff. Their mood is unusually upbeat with lots of smiles and laughter. A patient receiving an occasional hug and kiss on the cheek is not a rarity. Regular activities and entertainment often make the patients forget they are in a rehabilitation hospital. To the residents of Citrus County, we wish to point out this hidden gem right here in your back yard. To the administrators, admissions officers, registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, certified nursing aides, physical therapists, occupational therapists, kitchen staff, social worker, maintenance workers and others at Avante of Inverness, I salute you and give you heartfelt thanks from our entire family. My mother, Dottie, has benefited greatly from your personal efforts.Ted Silver, M.D., and Sally Silver, R.N. Hernando Recently Hillary Clinton gave what appeared at first to be a rambling and unfocused answer when asked to name the proudest achievement of her four years as Secretary of State. The short version is, she doesnt have one. But Clintons words make a lot more sense when seen not as a nonanswer to a specific question, but as an effort to lay the foundation and establish a theme for a presidential campaign. The occasion was her appearance on a panel discussion at the Women in the World meeting in Manhattan. It was pretty easy going; the moderator, New York Timescolumnist Thomas Friedman, asked softball after softball. (Sample: Noting Clintons daughter Chelsea, Friedman asked: What have you learned from her?) Toward the end, Friedman turned to Clinton and said: When you look at your time as Secretary of State, what are you most proud of, and what do you feel was unfinished, maybe love to have another crack at someday? Clinton and the audience laughed, because another crack at someday seemed an obvious back-door way of asking whether Clinton will run for president in 2016. But then she answered, and revealed something critically important about her intentions. Look, I really see my role as secretary, and in fact, leadership in general in a democracy, as a relay race, Clinton said. I mean, you run the best race you can run, you hand off the baton. Some of what hasnt been finished may go on to be finished ... The answer seemed to concede that there is no single, momentous thing Clinton can point to as having achieved during her years as the nations top diplomat. As she went on, Clinton instead linked herself to President Obamas achievements at least the Democratic version of them not in the field of foreign affairs, but at home. We had the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, we had two wars, we had continuing threats from all kinds of corners around the world, Clinton said. Obama told her his top priority had to be dealing with the economic crisis, so he asked her to represent us around the world. Clintons job was to make it clear to the rest of the world that we were going to get our house in order. But what did in order mean? Clinton described it this way: We were going to stimulate and grow and get back to positive growth and work with our friends and partners. On the basis of that stimulate and grow policy, Clinton continued, the United States returned to strength and can now deal with foreign crises like Ukraine without having to worry about a world economic collapse. I think we really restored American leadership in the best sense, she said. That, you know, once again, people began to rely on us, to look at us as, you know, setting the values, setting the standards. Clinton promised to provide a lot of particulars in her upcoming memoir, due in June. But those last few words are likely to be the books message: She restored American leadership. Without any landmark achievement, she will claim credit along with the president, of course for restoring Americas place in the world. Its a vague and highly debatable argument. And in the end, at the Women in the World gathering, Clinton seemed to rely mostly on the Obama administrations domestic accomplishments or at least her version of them to shore up the case for her performance as Secretary of State. That is pretty much a non sequitur. But in a larger sense, the relay race image may turn out to be the key to Hillary Clintons run for president. The campaign theme is pretty easy to sketch out. Her husband, President Bill Clinton, took the baton and ran with it, starting a period of great American progress. President George W. Bush dropped it, disastrously, but then Barack Obama picked up the Clinton baton and led America to recovery. Now its time to pass the baton yet again. Should American voters give it to another Republican, who will surely mess things up like Bush, or should they hand it to Hillary Clinton, who will continue the magnificent work her husband began more than 20 years ago? The relay race theme allows Hillary Clinton to surf on her husbands and her old boss accomplishments, reaching many years into the past, without showcasing her own lackluster record. For Democrats, it will be a happy story. For everyone else, it could be a hard sell.Byron York is chief political correspondent for The Washington Examiner. The hater of property and of government takes care to have his warranty deed recorded; and the book written against fame and learning has the authors name on the title-page.Ralph Waldo Emerson, Journals, 1857 Hillary leans on Bill and Barack to sell presidency 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 RIGHTS & RESPONSIBILITIES On conservation, Crystal River is outdoing the state You rise with the sun, glad for another day. You get the coffee started and head outside to pick up the paper. Walking down the driveway, you feel summer surround you immediately. Its August, and it will be 90 by noon. You survey your lawn, note the brown patches, curse the watering restrictions and hope for rain. As you pick up the paper, a headline catches your eye: Well permit causes concern. Back at the table, you read that the manager of the nearby national wildlife refuge is scratching his head over the water management districts issuance of a withdrawal permit thats going to allow a Marion County company to pull 76,700 gallons of water a day out of the aquifer from a site in Crystal River to sell to a bottler at a time when, amid a two-year drought, flows to rivers and springs are steadily declining. As you read on, it gets worse: Its a 10-year permit, the withdrawals wont be metered, and the permit cost the company less than your monthly water bill. You look back at your lawn. Now youre angry. If it seems unfair, thats because it is. For decades now, the drivers of state water policy have been urging and enforcing conservation by homeowners while simultaneously permitting private companies to pull tens of millions of gallons from the aquifer. In the same breath, water management districts tell you how important it is to follow watering restrictions, set up rain barrels and use low-flow fixtures and appliances and they tell you that these permits arent cause for concern and that their environmental impact is negligible. If that seems inconsistent, thats because it is: The folks employed by the district know very well that those kinds of permits are irresponsible, but they dont have the authority to deny the requests because state law mandates approval based on the companys fulfillment of minimal criteria. If that doesnt inspire you to conserve water, were not surprised. Just as we all share the water that flows beneath us, we all share a stake in its stewardship. If were serious about the need to preserve our natural resources, its going to take more than the efforts of individuals: Its going to take government action, especially at the state level. Until state agencies start treating commercial use of water as we do residential use of water and that means metering, monitoring and realistic pricing were only flirting with responsibility. To that end, heres something that should inspire you: Crystal River is bucking the tide. The city is set to break ground on a pipeline thats going to pump nearly a million gallons of reclaimed water a day to Duke Energys complex north of town, sparing the company the need to pull that water from the ground. Its a project that reminds us that while most of us are powerless to circumvent the misguided state policies that force water management districts to issue permits they know counteract their mission, were not helpless. THE ISSUE:Crystal River well plan will significantly reduce groundwater withdrawals by Duke Energy.OUR OPINION:Citys efforts laudable and necessary, but not enough. LETTERto the Editor Elected to spendThe people of Citrus County do not recognize that the BOCC has been paid for years to sit on chairs so they can spend thousands of dollars to buy new ones. Any decisions that they need to make, they hire someone else to make them. If the people of Citrus County do not realize this, they are not well educated in this field. Im not saying theyre stupid; Im just saying they are not educated under these circumstances and its about time people started paying attention.Speed up and signalIts almost amusing to read some of these articles in the paper on Sound Off. But the one that really got my attention was the one that wrote on Dangerous roads, claiming that (County Road) 491 in Beverly Hills is a speedway now and people are doing 70 mph. I guess Id like to know how theyre clocking. Do they have a device to do that? The police and state troopers are the only ones thats supposed to be able to do that. But theres a lot of people that ride that left lane that are not making a left turn. Theyre driving very slow and Ill let you guess their age and they block it so you dont know if theyre going to pull to the right or what theyre going to do. People should stay on one side of the road, allow a passing lane, as it was designed originally, and if they have to make a turn, thats what a turn signal on a car is for. And probably 90 percent of the people in this county dont even know what that stick is for beside the steering wheel probably just to hang their keychain on. But if you make a signal to properly turn, youd have no problem at all. THE CHRONICLEinvites you to call Sound Off with your opinions about local or statewide subjects. You do not need to leave your name, and have less than a minute to record. COMMENTSwill be edited for length, libel, personal or political attacks and good taste. Editors will cut libelous material. OPINIONS expressed are purely those of the callers. 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OPINIONCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, APRIL29, 2014 A11 firstname.lastname@example.org Citrus County 352-726-7006 Marion County 352-622-7006 FAX 352-726-7031 CCC1327264 INC HI2378 Toll Free Upgraded GAF System With Purchase of Peel and Stick Underlayment With This Coupon 000I2Y0 000HX8KDoes Your Restaurant feature a Delicious Burger on the Menu?Call Your Representative to be part of this years contest 325-563-5592 Deadline April 30 000I12T Community Grand Opening Saturday, May 3, 2014 | 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Dedication of the Veterans Walkway immediately followed by the ribbon cutting, dove and butterfly release, tours and light refreshments. No RSVPs required. Questions? Please call HPH Hospice at 527-4600. The Hospice Care Center of Citrus County 2939 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy. Lecanto, Florida 34461 Remote Parking Free Transporation Realtors Assoc. Hwy 44, 7/10 of a mile east of Hwy 491 www.HPH-Hospice.org Taxpayers merit first considerationI detected recently, a rise in discontent with the decisions affecting our county. I refer to the Sugarmill Woods invasion; the $96,000 landfill study; the tollway extension; the $4 million buy, rent or build Meadowcrest property; CMH hospital transfer; the (always popular) Ottawa causeway; shovelready lots and plots; and probably everything Scott Adams and Rebecca Bays vote no on. Though there are many complaints, few solutions or causes have surfaced. A cause and effect situation with the cause absent. A few weeks ago when I read the Chroniclespecial on the new and influential Economic Development Council, I felt a vacuum forming. I support the concept, but not the unintended consequences. The article listed by priority, in bold-face type, what is commonly referred to as purpose or goals, priorities. Can you remember No. 1? Never mind, I dont either, but I do know what was not No. 1. Our goal is first and foremost to research, record and commit to addressing the existing, current needs and wants of the community taxpayer residents. If you look at the questionable expenses that have caused the public to rise in protest, they are mostly, if not all, expenses to favor the future residents or visitors to our county, not necessarily what our current residents first need and want. Space allowing, I could enumerate the illogical decisions as viewed by the taxpayers, though not necessarily by the local government or the BOCC. Sugarmill Woods is an example: Those in power will consider allowing the construction of homes for some 5,000 people (many in another county) who in 15 or 20 years will be on the tax rolls, while the current residents who have been paying taxes for maybe decades are then in their graves. And in the process, this messy construction and destructive traffic simultaneously ruins these residents street landscape and lowers property values in the process. A Perfect Storm. I dont live in Sugarmill Woods, but taxpayers, Citrus Countys customers, do. Find another way. The tollway extension has robbed our attention for beyond 10 years. Advocates fought long and hard, but through attrition the fight has waned. Most folks who moved to our county 10 to 15 years ago did not come praying that a toll road would someday service their grandchildren. How many hours and dollars have been wasted by everybody on this futuristic gift to mankind? The state will decide. It may appear to some that county priorities have shifted to a grand scheme often given in return for a study (citizen expense) that may not parallel our community priorities. We used to be described, not complimentarily, as a sleepy little fishing village. There are many who escaped Chicago or Detroit or Miami and sought a sleepy little village. I believe most citizens can tolerate some growth. Many know it is impossible to hide our gem from the crowds. Many wonder if we have to lure them, cajole them, bribe them to share, and maybe consume, our Shangri-La. If it needs explanation, the message here is protect, repair and respect the needs of county citizens first. Protect us from intruders who will rob us of our tax-paid-for rights and services. Stand by Sugarmill Woods. And, here is a zinger revive Beverly Hills. How could you not? The BOCC hopes it will go away it needs life support! Why would we allow a ghetto to grow in the center of our county? It will be that if the county does not step up with a plan to revive Beverly Hills. I dont live there either, but a lot of deserving residents do.Ted LaPorte Hernando Maintain GOP controlRecently I observed a group of political panelists discussing the reluctance of some states to take the federal funding for Medicaid. After all, they said the money is entirely free. All panelists agreed. Obviously, no thought was given to their statements. Free is never free. Someone always pays. In this case, as in many cases, that money is either borrowed or created with Federal Reserve notes. Either way, taxpaying individuals pay, since their earnings are diluted whenever the federal government distributes dollars it does not have. The bigger issue here is what happens to the states when the federal government changes the rules or when the subsidy expires. Once the program in instituted, the states could be in a real bind if the feds renege. How many times have the rules been changed in regard to health insurance (often called health care) in the past few months? Obamacare is here to stay unless it totally destroys our economy. In the meantime, the administration is going to great lengths in an effort to keep irresponsible elected officials in office. If the American people do not wake up this year and force a change, we may never have a chance to recover. This year, assuring Republican control of the Senate and maintaining Republican control of the House is the best hope we have. Then it will be up to the voting public to insist that the new Congress give us truly responsible leadership. Robert E. Hagaman Homosassa Letters to THE EDITOR
U.S. Rep pleads not guilty to fraudNEW YORK U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm has been indicted on mail, wire and tax fraud charges, but he said the case is trumped up. The Staten Island Republican was arrested Monday and pleaded not guilty to a 20-count federal indictment. He has been released on $400,000 bail. Grimm said the government framed him. He said investigators couldnt make a campaign finance case against him stick, so they trumped up the fraud accusations. He said he is the victim of a political witch hunt. Grimm is a former FBI agent who left the bureau in the mid-2000s. He was elected in 2010.Wreckage of plane found RICHMOND, Calif. Authorities said they located the wreckage of a small plane that crashed into San Francisco Bay after colliding with another aircraft Monday. Contra Costa County sheriffs spokesman Jimmy Lee said crews located the Cessna on but could not immediately say whether the pilot was also found. The search began Sunday afternoon when the Cessna 210 and a Hawker Sea Fury TMK 20 collided in mid-air. The pilot of the vintage airplane landed safely, but the Cessna crashed into the water. The names of the pilots havent been released. The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating. Nation BRIEFS NATION& WORLD Page A12TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE From wire reports Storms rip through Midwest, South Associated PressJACKSON, Miss. Authorities in Mississippi said at least one person died and dozens of people were injured a tornado outbreak Monday. Lee County Coroner Carolyn Gillentine Green said a woman died in a traffic accident during the storm in Verona, south of Tupelo. Green said the vehicle may have been blown off of Palmetto Road or hydroplaned. The victim was not immediately identified. University of Mississippi Medical Center spokesman Jack Mazurak said at least 45 people were injured in Winston County. The medical center is a communications hub for emergencies set up after Hurricane Katrina struck in 2005. Evacuations were underway at the Winton Medical Center, which was heavily damaged. No deaths were reported there, but at least six patients were being taken to hospitals in Columbus, Mazurak said. Deborah Pugh, spokeswoman for the Northeast Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, said the hospital admitted 24 patients. She said 20 had minor injuries and were expected to be treated and released. Four others were undergoing further evaluation. Gov. Phil Bryant earlier in the day declared a state of emergency in advance of the expected bad weather. In Georgia, forecasters issued a tornado watch Monday that included 17 counties in northwest Georgia. The tornado watch was set to expire at 3 a.m. Tuesday. Forecasters earlier Monday evening also issued a tornado warning for Coweta, Meriwether, Troup and Heard counties in western Georgia. In Arkansas, a half-mile-wide tornado carved an 80-mile path of destruction through the Little Rock suburbs Sunday evening, killing at least 15 people, flattening rows of homes, shredding cars along a highway and demolishing a brand-new school before it even had a chance to open. Officials said the death toll could have been worse if residents hadnt piled into underground storm shelters and fortified safe rooms after listening to forecasts on TV and radio, getting cellphone alerts or calls or texts from loved ones, and hearing sirens blare through their neighborhoods. Also on peoples minds: memories of a weaker tornado that smashed through on April 25, 2011. It took nearly the same path and killed at least four people. You had people breaking down because they were reliving three years ago, Kimber Standridge said of the scene inside the community shelter, which she said was packed with perhaps more than 100 people. Standridge and a friend had gathered up seven children they were watching and sped through the streets just minutes before the twister hit. When they shut the doors, we knew it was on us, Standridge said. Everybody hunkered down. There were a lot of people doing prayer circles, holding hands and praying. Caro and Standridge said the shelter was so solid they barely felt or heard the tornado. It was among a rash of twisters and violent storms across the Midwest and South that killed 17 people in all on Sunday. With forecasters warning of more of the same Monday across the South, a large tornado damaged homes and downed trees and power lines around Tupelo, Miss. There were no immediate reports of any injuries. Most of the dead in Arkansas were killed in their homes in and around Vilonia, population 3,800. Firefighters on Monday searched for anyone trapped amid the piles of splintered wood and belongings strewn across yards. Hospitals took in more than 100 patients. The tornado that hit the town and nearby Mayflower was probably the nations strongest so far this year on the 0-to-5 EF scale, with the potential to be at least an EF3, which means winds greater than 136 mph, National Weather Service meteorologist Jeff Hood said. It wrecked cars and trucks along Interstate 40 north of Little Rock. Also among the ruins was a new $14 million intermediate school that had been set to open this fall. Survey: China lending a global threat Associated PressWASHINGTON Just as the global economy has all but recovered from debt-fueled crises in the United States and Europe, economists have a new worry: China. They see a lending bubble there that threatens global growth unless Beijing defuses it. Thats the view that emerges from an Associated Press survey this month of 30 economists. Still, the economists remain optimistic that Beijings high-stakes drive to reform its economy the worlds secondlargest will bolster Chinese banks, ease the lending bubble and benefit U.S. exporters in the long run. The source of concern is a surge in lending by Chinese banks. The lending was initially encouraged by the government during the 2008 global financial crisis to fuel growth. On Monday, the International Monetary Fund issued a warning about Chinas private debt. It released a report citing rising vulnerabilities in Chinas financial system, including lending outside traditional banks. Lending by that shadow banking system now equals onequarter of Chinas economy, the report said. Ukraine mayor shot, protestors attackedKIEV, Ukraine The mayor of Ukraines secondlargest city was shot in the back Monday and hundreds of men attacked a peaceful pro-Ukraine rally with batons, bricks and stun grenades, wounding dozens as tensions soared in Ukraines volatile east. One presidential candidate said the mayor was deliberately targeted in an effort to destabilize the entire city of Kharkiv, a hub of 1.5 million people.Egypt sentences 683 to death in trial MINYA, Egypt The Muslim Brotherhoods spiritual leader and more than 680 other people were sentenced to death Monday stemming from last years post-coup violence in the latest mass trial that was denounced in the West and by human rights groups as contrary to the rule of law. In a separate ruling Monday, a court banned the April 6 youth group one of several that engineered the 2011 uprising against longtime leader Hosni Mubarak that set off nearly three years of unrest. It ordered the confiscation of the groups offices.Syrias Assad to run for presidentBEIRUT Syrias parliament speaker says President Bashar Assad has declared his candidacy for the June 3 presidential elections. Speaker Jihad Laham made the announcement on state-run television Monday. Assad, who has ruled the country since taking over from his father in 2000, was widely expected to run for a third seven-year term in office. He is also likely to win the election, though its unclear how the vote can take place in areas engulfed in fighting.Peruvian wins environment prize LIMA, Peru An indigenous activist who led a campaign to halt two hydroelectric projects that would have flooded 35 square miles of Amazon river basin, displacing some 24,000 fellow Ashaninka, is among six environmental advocates being given this years prestigious Goldman Prize. In addition to Ruth Buendia, the other winners include Ramesh Agrawal of India, who helped villagers fight a large coal mine; Russian zoologist Suren Gazaryan, who defended protected areas around Sochi from illegal land seizures for Olympic construction projects; and American lawyer Helen Slottje, who helped communities fight fracking in New York state by discovering a legal loophole that allows individual towns to ban the oil extraction method under zoning laws.New sanctions placed on Russia BRUSSELS Diplomats said the European Union has decided to add 15 more officials to its Russian sanctions list to protests Moscows meddling in Ukraine. Three diplomats separately confirmed to The Associated Press that ambassadors of the EUs 28 nations on Monday agreed to broaden the blocs travel ban and asset freeze sanctions. The decision requires formal approval from the EUs national governments but officials said that would be a formality. Around theWORLD Associated PressJustin Shaw, left, helps Nick Conway erect a flag pole Monday at his home that was destroyed by a tornado. The Arkansas tornado was among a rash of twisters and violent storms across the Midwest and South that killed 17 people in all on Sunday. Associated PressPresident Barack Obama speaks Monday before participating in the signing of major commercial agreements with American businesses at the Ritz-Carlton in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. From wire reports
Baseball/ B2 Scoreboard/B3 Sports briefs/ B3 Lottery, TV/B3 Basketball/B4 Football/ B4 Horse racing/ B4 Bowling results/ B4 Barth ready to return as kicker for the Bucs. / B4 SPORTSSection BTUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Football career continues for Citrus Clark Hurricane fullback signs with Point UniversityC.J. RISAK CorrespondentLike so many of his Citrus High School football teammates (six have signed thus far), Javian Clark wanted to keep playing. And now he will for the Point University Skyhawks. An NAIA school and a member of the Appalachian Athletic Conference, Point (located in West Point, Georgia) will provide Clark with the platform he wants. Theyre a Christian college and I wanted to go to a smaller school, Clark said. Just because of the smaller classes, and I didnt want to get overwhelmed, I wanted to get a feel for the school. What Clark a 5-foot-9, 185-pound fullback gave Citrus was an inside threat, a runner who could pound the ball up the middle, between the tackles, with the leg drive to turn a small gain into a big one. Thats something Clark did well: In his senior season, he gained 565 yards rushing, the second-highest total on the team. But perhaps more impressive was his 6.1 yards per carry average. Hes going to be an excellent player for them because he fits their program very well, former Citrus assistant coach Chris Stephenson said. What they do, thats what he does best. Hes an excellent blocker, he catches the ball out of the backfield, and hes Citrus High School senior Javian Clark recently signed to continue his football career at Point University. Pictured, from left, former Citrus assistant coach Christopher Stephenson, Mitchell Ellis, grandmother Delores Wilson, Javian Clark, mother Yvonne Clark and father Tyrone Clark.Special to the Chronicle See CLARK/ Page B3 Decision coming on Sterling Heat finish sweep of Bobcats NBA schedules news conference for today Associated PressOutrage over racist comments purportedly made by embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling hit a crescendo Monday, with corporations pulling their sponsorship deals with the team and coach Doc Rivers saying he believes a very strong message is coming from the NBA in response to the scandal. That message will come today, when NBA Commissioner Adam Silver holds a news conference in New York where he could reveal sanctions the league will impose on Sterling. A suspension of indefinite length and hefty fine Silver can issue one of up to $1 million without approval of owners are possible options. However, it remains unclear how far Silvers powers can reach at this point, even though the NBA constitution gives the commissioners office a lot of latitude to protect the games best interest. Many players simply want Sterling ousted, with Lakers star Kobe Bryant tweeting he should not continue owning the clippers. It needs to be handled in the right way, Rivers said. I dont even know what the right way is. I have a hunch. But I dont know. The Clippers had Monday off, with Rivers saying he wanted his team to try and regroup mentally after a whirlwind weekend where Sterlings alleged comments were revealed, first by TMZ and then in another recording posted on Deadspin. The NBA has not said if it was able to authenticate the tapes, but Sterlings wife told KABC-TV in Los Angeles that it was her husband on the recordings. Rivers, who has declined a chance to speak with his boss, believes Sterling is on the tape. I cant tell you how upset I am, Rivers said. Today is shaping up as a potentially seismic day for the Clippers, Semis showdown Donald SterlingLA Clippers owner could learn fate today. See STERLING/ Page B3 C.J. RISAK CorrespondentIts simple, really. Keep doing what you do best, but do it better if possible, and see what happens. For Belleviews softball team, that means hitting the ball and turning singles into doubles and doubles into triples. Thats what the Rattlers, with a team batting average over .400, do best. And Crystal River? The 14-13 Pirates have gotten this far with timely hitting, solid defense and just enough pitching. The two teams face off tonight at 7 p.m. in Crystal River in a Class 5A Regional semifinal battle. We need to keep doing what we have been doing, Crystal River coach Cassidy Rash said. Our pitching has been doing great, our defense has been awesome and the combination is why we have been successful. We need to keep singles to singles and not allow extra bases on these hits. And that is what the Rattlers are so adept at. The 23-5 Belleview team features five hitters with at least 70 at-bats who are hitting better than .400, four of them have more than 20 runs batted in and each of them have scored more than 20 runs. Alexis Day, a junior, leads the team with a .509 average, with six doubles, nine triples, seven home runs, 28 RBI and 50 runs scored. Shes joined on this potent offense by fellow juniors Alex Suzuki (.427, 14 doubles, five homers, 38 RBI, 27 runs) and Aimee Oglesby (.488, 14 doubles, three triples, one homer, 32 RBI, 30 runs) and sophomores Rachel Knowles (.449, seven doubles, one homer, 18 RBI and 36 runs) and Rachel Phelps (.494, eight doubles, one homer, 22 RBI and 23 runs). Five others with a minimum of 25 atbats are hitting better than .300. Freshman Jamie Adams handles the pitching for the Rattlers, and shes done quite well. Shell be going after her 20th win of the season against Crystal River shes 19-3 and shes posted a 1.65 earned run average with 61 strikeouts and 45 walks in 123 1/3 innings. In its 11-7 win over Ocala Lake Weir in the opening round of regional play, MATT PFIFFNER /ChronicleCrystal River pitcher Tiffany MacDonald delivers a pitch against Dunnellon April 16 in the district semifinals in Inverness. MacDonald and the Pirates have advanced to the Class 5A Regional semifinals, where they host Belleview tonight at 7 p.m. Crystal River hosts Belleview in 5A Regional semifinal tonight See SHOWDOWN/ Page B3 Associated PressCHARLOTTE, N.C. LeBron James scored 31 points, and the Miami Heat completed a first-round sweep of the Charlotte Bobcats with a 109-98 victory Monday night. James scored 19 points after injuring his thigh in the third quarter. He finished the game 10 of 19 from the field and had nine assists. Chris Bosh added 17 points and Dwyane Wade battled through foul trouble and finished with 15 as Miami won its 20th straight game over Charlotte. The two-time defending NBA champions will await the winner of Brooklyn-Toronto series, which is tied 2-2. Kemba Walker led Charlotte with 29 points. The Bobcats played without Al Jefferson, their leading scorer and rebounder who has been bothered by a foot injury since the first quarter of Game 1. The loss signaled the end of an era for the Bobcats. They will become the Hornets next season. The Heat improved to 16-2 in first-round games since James arrival four years ago. This was the second straight year the Heat swept their firstround series, taking out Milwaukee in four games last season. This was Miamis ninth consecutive series victory. Miamis LeBron James drives against Charlottes Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (14) during the first half in Charlotte, N.C.Associated Press
Associated PressCHICAGO Alejandro De Aza hit a two-run homer and Adam Eaton and Marcus Semien had two-run doubles, leading the Chicago White Sox to a 7-3 comeback victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night. White Sox slugger Jose Abreu, named American League coplayer of the week earlier in the day, went 2 for 4 with a walk and an RBI, his 32nd. But it was the lesser trio that did most of the damage, driving in five of the seven runs. The White Sox (14-13) move above .500 by taking three of four from Tampa. It was Chicagos third series win this season. Andre Rienzo (2-0) allowed five hits and three runs two earned in six innings to get the win. Jake Odorizzi (1-3) allowed eight hits and four runs in 4 1/3 innings to get the loss.American League Athletics 4, Rangers 0ARLINGTON, Texas Sonny Gray threw a three-hitter for his first career complete game and the Oakland Athletics beat Texas 4-0 in Rangers ace Yu Darvishs shortest outing in the major leagues. Gray (4-1) allowed only three singles while striking out six. Texas got only one runner to third base against the righthander, who threw two wild pitches in the sixth after Robinson Chirinos singled. Darvish (1-1) was gone after 3 1/3 innings, pulled after walking No. 9 batter Eric Sogard for the second time. Those were the only two walks for the righthander, who allowed four runs and six hits while throwing 83 pitches (45 strikes). Darvish is winless his last nine home starts. Josh Donaldson had a two-run single in the third, and the As made it 4-0 an inning later when Josh Reddick had an RBI triple before coming home on Daric Bartons sacrifice fly. Gray, in his 16th career start, threw 73 of his 108 pitches for strikes. Oakland and Texas entered tied for the AL West lead and the leagues best record at 15-10. The Rangers, shut out for the first time this season, had swept a three-game series in Oakland last week. Darvish made his 66th start for the Rangers since signing with them from Japan before the 2012 season. His shortest previous MLB outing had been four innings at Seattle on May 21, 2012, and he had since gone at least five innings in 56 consecutive starts. Darvish did have a start of only 1 1/3 innings in Japan eight years ago. AL Associated PressTampa Bay second baseman Ben Zobrist catches Chicagos Adam Eaton stealing second Monday during the third inning in Chicago. The White Sox won on a rainy night in Chicago 7-3. Sox take series from Rays Gray throws 3-hitter for As in 4-0 win at Texas AMERICAN LEAGUEMondays Games Oakland 4, Texas 0 Chicago White Sox 7, Tampa Bay 3 Cleveland at L.A. Angels, late Todays Games Pittsburgh (Morton 0-3) at Baltimore (Tillman 3-1), 7:05 p.m. Seattle (C.Young 0-0) at N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 3-2), 7:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (Bedard 0-1) at Boston (Lackey 3-2), 7:10 p.m. Oakland (Kazmir 3-0) at Texas (M.Perez 4-0), 8:05 p.m. Detroit (Verlander 3-1) at Chicago White Sox (Quintana 1-2), 8:10 p.m. L.A. Dodgers (Greinke 4-0) at Minnesota (Gibson 3-1), 8:10 p.m. Toronto (McGowan 1-1) at Kansas City (Vargas 2-0), 8:10 p.m. Washington (G.Gonzalez 3-1) at Houston (Cosart 1-2), 8:10 p.m. Cleveland (Kluber 2-2) at L.A. Angels (Weaver 1-2), 10:05 p.m. NATIONAL LEAGUE Mondays Games Chicago Cubs at Cincinnati, ppd., rain Milwaukee at St. Louis, late Colorado at Arizona, late San Diego at San Francisco, late Todays Games N.Y. Mets (Niese 1-2) at Philadelphia (Hamels 0-1), 7:05 p.m. Pittsburgh (Morton 0-3) at Baltimore (Tillman 3-1), 7:05 p.m. Atlanta (A.Wood 2-3) at Miami (Fernandez 3-1), 7:10 p.m. Chicago Cubs (E.Jackson 1-2) at Cincinnati (Cingrani 2-2), 7:10 p.m. L.A. Dodgers (Greinke 4-0) at Minnesota (Gibson 3-1), 8:10 p.m. Washington (G.Gonzalez 3-1) at Houston (Cosart 1-2), 8:10 p.m. Milwaukee (Lohse 4-1) at St. Louis (Lynn 4-1), 8:15 p.m. Colorado (Chatwood 1-0) at Arizona (Bolsinger 1-1), 9:40 p.m. San Diego (Stults 1-2) at San Francisco (M.Cain 0-3), 10:15 p.m. White Sox 7, Rays 3Tampa BayChicago abrhbiabrhbi Zobrist 2b5120Eaton cf4022 DJnngs cf4120GBckh 2b4000 Joyce lf3001JAreu 1b4021 Longori 3b4010A.Dunn dh5120 Loney 1b4000Viciedo rf3100 Myers rf4110JrDnks rf0000 DeJess dh3011AlRmrz ss3121 YEscor ss3000De Aza lf3112 Hanign c3000Flowrs c4120 Semien 3b3211 Totals33372Totals337127 Tampa Bay2001000003 Chicago02020201x7 EY.Escobar (4), G.Beckham (1), Rienzo (1). DPTampa Bay 1. LOBTampa Bay 8, Chicago 9. 2BZobrist 2 (5), DeJesus (3), Eaton (4), Al.Ramirez (7), Semien (6). 3B Al.Ramirez (1). HRDe Aza (4). SBDe.Jennings (4), Semien (3). CSEaton (2), De Aza (2). SDe.Jennings, Al.Ramirez. SFJoyce. IPHRERBBSO Tampa Bay Odorizzi L,1-341/384425 McGee11/322230 Lueke1/300000 Oviedo110001 H.Bell111013 Chicago Rienzo W,2-0653234 Putnam H,1210002 Lindstrom110000 UmpiresHome, Tim Welke; First, Chris Segal; Second, Tim Timmons; Third, Adrian Johnson. T:19. A,268 (40,615).Athletics 4, Rangers 0Oakland Texas abrhbi abrhbi Crisp cf3110Choice lf2000 Lowrie ss4000Choo ph1000 Dnldsn 3b4012Andrus ss4000 Moss lf3010Fielder 1b4000 Callasp dh4000ABeltre 3b3000 Jaso c4120Rios rf3010 Reddck rf4131Morlnd dh3000 Barton 1b2001DMrph 2b2000 Sogard 2b2100JoWilsn 2b1000 LMartn cf3010 Chirins c2010 Totals304 84Totals28030 Oakland0022000004 Texas 0000000000 DPOakland 2, Texas 2. LOBOakland 7, Texas 3. 3BReddick (2). CSSogard (1). SFBarton. IPHRERBBSO Oakland Gray W,4-1930016 Texas Darvish L,1-131/364424 Poreda 2/300010 N.Martinez 520032 HBPby Gray (Chirinos), by Darvish (Lowrie). WPGray 2. UmpiresHome, Jeff Nelson; First, Marcus Pattillo; Second, Laz Diaz; Third, Scott Barry. T:03. A,548 (48,114). Rays scheduleApril 29at Boston April 30at Boston May 1at Boston May 2at NY Yankees May 3at NY Yankees May 4at NY Yankees May 6vs. Baltimore May 7vs. Baltimore May 8vs. Baltimore May 9vs. Cleveland May 10vs. Cleveland May 11vs. Cleveland May 12at Seattle May 13at Seattle May 14at Seattle May 15at LA Angels May 16at LA Angels May 17at LA Angels May 18at LA Angels May 20vs. Oakland May 21vs. Oakland May 22vs. Oakland May 23vs. Boston May 24vs. Boston May 25vs. Boston May 26at Toronto May 27at Toronto May 28at Toronto May 30at Boston May 31at Boston June 1at Boston June 2at Miami June 3at Miami June 4vs. Miami June 5vs. Miami June 6vs. Seattle June 7vs. Seattle June 8vs. Seattle June 9vs. Seattle June 10vs. St. Louis This date in baseballApril 29 1918 Center fielder Tris Speaker executed the fourth unassisted double play of his career in the Cleveland Indians 8-4 loss to the Chicago White Sox. 1922 The New York Giants hit four inside-the-park home runs at Braves Field in Boston. George Kelly hit two and Ross Youngs and Dave Bancroft hit the others. 1931 Wes Ferrell of the Cleveland Indians pitched a 7-0 no-hitter over the St. Louis Browns, including his brother Rick. Wes also knocked in four runs with a homer and a double. 1933 In a strange play at home plate, catcher Luke Sewell of the Washington Senators tagged out two Yankees runners on the same play. Lou Gehrig had held up, thinking a fly ball would be caught. Dixie Walker closed up on him, and both were tagged out trying to score. 1981 Steve Carlton struck out Montreals Tim Wallach in the first inning of the Philadelphia Phillies 6-2 victory over the visiting Expos to become the sixth major league pitcher and first left-hander to strike out 3,000 batters. 1986 Roger Clemens set a major league record by striking out 20 batters as the Boston Red Sox defeated the Seattle Mariners 3-1. 1987 Andre Dawson had five hits and hit for the cycle to lead the Chicago Cubs to an 8-4 victory the San Francisco Giants. 1988 The Baltimore Orioles ended their 21-game losing streak by winning their first game of the season, 9-0 over the Chicago White Sox on a combined fourhitter by Mark Williamson and Dave Schmidt. 1994 Kirk Rueter of Montreal became the first major league pitcher since Fernando Valenzuela in 1981 to start his career with a 10-0 record when the Expos beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2. 2001 Geoff Jenkins homered twice, tying a major league record with five homers in two games to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 10-0 win over the Montreal Expos. Jenkins is the 22nd player to hit five in two games and the first NL player to do it in 10 years. 2005 In the first matchup between 300-game winners in almost 18 years, the Cubs Greg Maddux outdueled the Astros Roger Clemens in Chicagos 3-2 win over Houston. Maddux earned his first win of season and 306th of his career, allowing two runs on seven hits over six innings. 2006 Albert Pujols set a major league record with his 14th homer in April, a tiebreaking shot in the eighth inning that sent St. Louis to a 2-1 victory over Washington. Pujols broke the mark for homers in April held by Ken Griffey Jr. (1997) and Luis Gonzalez (2001). 2007 Colorado shortstop Troy Tulowitzki had an unassisted triple play in the seventh inning of the Rockies 9-7 win over Atlanta. It was the 13th unassisted triple play in major league history and the first since 2003. 2010 Toronto catcher John Buck homered in each of his first three at-bats to lead the Blue Jays to a 6-3 win over the Oakland Athletics. 2013 Brandon Moss hit his second home run of the night with two outs in the bottom of the 19th inning to give the Oakland Athletics a 10-8 victory over the Los Angeles Angels. The teams were on the field for 6 hours, 32 minutes. By time, it was the longest game ever played in Oakland and the longest in Angels history. Todays birthdays: Kelly Shoppach, 34; Luis Aparicio, 80. West Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Oakland1610.6155-5W-16-610-4 Texas1511.57716-4L-29-56-6 Los Angeles1113.458415-5L-23-68-7 Seattle1014.417523-7W-15-65-8 Houston917.346744-6W-25-94-8 East Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway New York1510.6006-4W-28-47-6 Baltimore1212.50025-5L-15-67-6 Toronto1213.480314-6W-15-77-6 Boston1214.462315-5L-15-87-6 Tampa Bay1115.423424-6L-27-74-8 East Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Atlanta177.7087-3W-49-38-4 New York1411.56036-4W-18-86-3 Washington1412.53845-5L-19-85-4 Philadelphia1312.52046-4W-24-59-7 Miami1114.440625-5L-19-42-10 Central Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Milwaukee187.7207-3L-19-69-1 St. Louis1412.53844-6W-16-38-9 Cincinnati1114.440725-5L-34-57-9 Pittsburgh1016.385842-8L-16-84-8 Chicago816.333954-6W-15-83-8 West Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway San Fran.1510.6005-5W-48-47-6 Colorado1412.53817-3W-18-46-8 Los Angeles1412.53814-6L-16-98-3 San Diego1214.462325-5W-17-65-8 Arizona820.286874-6L-22-136-7 Central Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Detroit129.5716-4L-19-53-4 Minnesota1211.52216-4W-16-56-6 Chicago1413.51916-4W-29-55-8 Kansas City1212.50015-5W-16-36-9 Cleveland1114.440324-6L-37-64-8 AMERICAN LEAGUE NATIONAL LEAGUE CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEBASEBALL B2TUESDAY, APRIL29, 2014 Braves new-look rotation thriving in first month Lead majors with combined 1.57 ERA Associated PressATLANTA As they entered the season, the Atlanta Braves were hoping to just hang on through the first month while they waited for Mike Minor and Gavin Floyd to join a depleted rotation. Instead, manager Fredi Gonzalez faces a different problem for the Braves, who were off on Monday: How does he make room for another arm in a rotation enjoying the majors best opening month in 100 years? Theres no weak link as the starters 1.57 ERA easily leads the majors. The rotation was a big question after Tim Hudson and Paul Maholm departed as free agents. The issue reached crisis stage when Kris Medlen and Brandon Beachy needed season-ending Tommy John surgeries in spring training. Veterans Ervin Santana and Aaron Harang have joined Julio Teheran and Alex Wood as the staffs new leaders on the firstplace Braves. Minor, who was a projected top starter, is expected to come off the disabled list this week. Rookie David Hale could lose his spot, but its no easy decision for Gonzalez. Hale is 1-0 with a 2.31 ERA in four starts and is coming off an outstanding win. Hale allowed only two hits over eight innings in a 4-1 win over the Reds on Saturday night, facing the minimum 21 batters over his last seven innings. A tough call? Sure, Gonzalez said. Were pitching well, were playing well. You dont want to disrupt that. The staff has posted numbers through 24 games unmatched by any modern staff including the Braves rotation of the 1990s with 2014 Hall of Fame inductees Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine, plus John Smoltz. According to STATS, the 1.57 ERA through 24 games matches baseballs best start since the 1914 White Sox opened with a 1.36 mark. The 1915 Phillies starters also had a 1.57 ERA through 24 games. This year, St. Louis is second in the majors with its 2.24 ERA. At 17-7, the NL East-leading Braves open a series at Miami on Tuesday night. Wood will face Marlins ace Jose Fernandez in a rematch of a memorable duel on April 22 when the two combined for 25 strikeouts and no walks in Miamis 1-0 win. Low-scoring games are the rule for the Braves this month. Atlanta completed a three-game sweep of the Reds on Sunday with a 1-0 win in 10 innings, with Teheran matching Johnny Cuetos eight scoreless innings. The Braves already have played five 1-0 games including two hard-luck losses by Wood. Id rather have it this way than the other, when youre scoring 14 runs and giving up 13 every night, Gonzalez said. Our bats will pick up, sooner or later. Its fun. Every once in a while, you look at the scoreboard and somebody is beating somebody 8-2 in the ninth and you go, I wish Id get one of those every once in a while, he said. Before this year, the best opening month for a Braves rotation in the modern era was a 2.37 ERA in 1997, according to STATS. Harang, who leads the majors with his 0.85 ERA, is the biggest surprise. The 35-year-old journeyman was released by Cleveland in spring training and signed with the Braves. Teheran, seventh at 1.47, said matching scoreless innings with Cueto helps him believe he deserves to be ranked with baseballs best starters. Now I feel like one of those guys, said Teheran, who was 14-8 with a 3.20 ERA in his 2013 breakout season. Teheran is only 23. I know how good he can be, Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons said. Hes proving to people that he deserves to be the ace for the team. Wood also is 23. Minor and Hale are 26. Minor was 13-9 with a 3.21 ERA last year. He had urinary tract surgery on Dec. 31, which pushed back his spring schedule. He then developed the shoulder soreness and was shut down in spring training. Entering this season, Minor had the fourth-best ERA (2.90) since the 2012 AllStar break, so the Braves have to make room for the left-hander. Hale could be sent to the minors or to the bullpen. An even tougher decision could come soon when Floyd, recovering from Tommy John surgery early in the 2013 season with the White Sox, also is ready. Gonzalez just shook his head as he avoided the question. One at a time, please, he said. Associated PressAtlanta starting pitcher Julio Teheran throws Sunday in the first inning against the Cincinnati Reds in Atlanta.
SCOREBOARDCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE in both the shortand long-term. Rivers team will host Golden State about 8 1/2 hours after Silver is scheduled to speak in a crucial Game 5 of the teams Western Conference firstround series, knotted now at two games apiece. Meanwhile, the Clippers are already taking hits in other ways over Sterlings alleged comments. CarMax and Virgin America announced they are ending their sponsorships of the team, and Kia Motors America plans to suspend its advertising and sponsorship activities with the franchise. Insurer State Farm said it will be taking a pause in our relationship with the organization, though the popular ad campaign featuring Clippers guard Chris Paul will continue, as will the companys initiatives with the NBA. Los Angeles-based AQUAhydrate launched by rap mogul Sean P Diddy Combs and actor Mark Wahlberg also said it was suspending its sponsorship in the wake of Sterlings alleged intolerable comments ... until the NBA completes its investigation. Losing sponsors would not seem to be an issue that only hurts the Clippers, either. It could potentially impact bottom lines across the league because of revenue sharing and Basketball Related Income, or BRI. The opportunity before Commissioner Silver to take an uncompromising stand against any form of prejudice in the NBA is unprecedented in the league, said Marc H. Morial, the president and CEO of the National Urban League. The NAACP said it has decided not to honor Sterling with a previously announced lifetime achievement award from its Los Angeles chapter. The NAACP also plans to return an undisclosed amount of donations the Clippers owner has made to the organization. Several team owners have condemned the alleged remarks in recent days, including Charlottes Michael Jordan, Miamis Micky Arison, Washingtons Ted Leonsis and Indianas Herb Simon. Regardless of what happens today, the saga surely will continue. And if Sterling is suspended, someone would likely have to be appointed to run the team, if even on an interim basis. Plus, there are numerous legal issues at play, including whether the recording was legally made and the matter of Sterlings wife suing the woman purported to be on the tape with Sterling. Those issues, however, are not expected to play an immediate role in how the league decides to proceed. Clearly, theres things that have happened, but I dont know what they could have done in the past, Rivers said. I know now that there seems to be proof that they can do something now. And so Im not worried about the past Im worried about now and how we handle this. I think this is going to be handled the right way. I really have a lot of faith in Adam and the league. STERLINGContinued from Page B1 On the AIRWAVES TODAYS SPORTS SPORT MLB BASEBALL 7 p.m. (FSNFL) Atlanta Braves at Miami Marlins 7 p.m. (MLB) Seattle Mariners at New York Yankees or Tampa Bay Rays at Boston Red Sox 7 p.m. (SUN, WYKE 104.3 FM) Tampa Bay Rays at Boston Red Sox NBA PLAYOFFS 8 p.m. (TNT) Washington Wizards at Chicago Bulls. Eastern Conference First Round, game 5 9 p.m. (NBA) Memphis Grizzlies at Oklahoma City Thunder. Western Conference First Round, game 5 10:30 p.m. (TNT) Golden State Warriors at Los Angeles Clippers. Western Conference First Round, game 5 BICYCLING 1:30 a.m. (NBCSPT) La Fleche Wallonne (taped) COLLEGE FOOTBALL 7 a.m. (ESPNU) Virginia Tech Spring Game (taped) GOLF 11 a.m. (GOLF) Asian Tour: CIMB Niaga Indonesian Masters, Third Round (taped) NHL STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS 7:30 p.m. (NBCSPT) New York Rangers at Philadelphia Flyers. Eastern Conference Quarterfinal, game 6 MLL LACROSSE 4 p.m. (SUN) Ohio Machine at Charlotte Hounds (taped) UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE SOCCER 2:30 p.m. (FS1) Semifinal, 2nd Leg: FC Bayern Munich vs Real Madrid CF Note: Times and channels are subject to change at the discretion of the network. If you are unable to locate a game on the listed channel, please contact your cable provider. Prep CALENDAR TODAYS PREP SPORTS SOFTBALL Class 5A Regional semifinals at Crystal River 7 p.m. Crystal River vs. Belleview NBA PlayoffsFIRST ROUND (Best-of-7; x-if necessary) Saturday, April 19 Brooklyn 94, Toronto 87 Golden State 109, L.A. Clippers 105 Atlanta 101, Indiana 93 Oklahoma City 100, Memphis 86 Sunday, April 20 San Antonio 90, Dallas 85 Miami 99, Charlotte 88 Washington 102, Chicago 93 Portland 122, Houston 120, OT Monday, April 21 Memphis 111, Oklahoma City 105, OT L.A. Clippers 138, Golden State 98 Tuesday, April 22 Indiana 101, Atlanta 85 Toronto 100, Brooklyn 95 Washington 101, Chicago 99, OT Wednesday, April 23 Miami 101, Charlotte 97 Dallas 113, San Antonio 92 Portland 112, Houston 105 Thursday, April 24 Atlanta 98, Indiana 85, Memphis 98, Oklahoma City 95, OT L.A. Clippers 98, Golden State 96 Friday, April 25 Brooklyn 102, Toronto 98 Chicago 100, Washington 97 Houston 121, Portland 116, OT Saturday, April 26 Indiana 91, Atlanta 88 Dallas 109, San Antonio 108, Dallas leads series 2-1 Miami 98, Charlotte 85 Oklahoma City 92, Memphis 89, OT, series tied 2-2 Sunday, April 27 Washington 98, Chicago 89, Washington leads series 3-1 Golden State 118, L.A. Clippers 97, series tied 2-2 Toronto 87, Brooklyn 79, series tied 2-2 Portland 123, Houston 120, OT, Portland leads series 3-1 Monday, April 28 Miami 109, Charlotte 98, Miami wins series 4-0 Atlanta 107, Indiana 97, Atlanta leads series 3-2 San Antonio at Dallas, late Today Washington at Chicago, 8 p.m. Memphis at Oklahoma City, 9 p.m. Golden State at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 30 Dallas at San Antonio, 7 p.m. Brooklyn at Toronto, 8 p.m. Portland at Houston, 9:30 p.m. Thursday, May 1 Indiana at Atlanta, 7 p.m. x-Chicago at Washington, 7 or 8 p.m. Oklahoma City at Memphis, 8 or 9:30 p.m. L.A. Clippers at Golden State, 10:30 p.m. Friday, May 2 Toronto at Brooklyn, TBA x-San Antonio at Dallas, TBA x-Houston at Portland, TBA Saturday, May 3 x-Atlanta at Indiana, TBA x-Washington at Chicago, TBA x-Memphis at Oklahoma City, TBA x-Golden State at L.A. Clippers, TBA Sunday, May 4 x-Brooklyn at Toronto, TBA x-Dallas at San Antonio, TBA x-Portland at Houston, TBANHL Playoffs(x-if necessary) FIRST ROUND (Best-of-7) Wednesday, April 16 Montreal 5, Tampa Bay 4, OT Pittsburgh 4, Columbus 3 Anaheim 4, Dallas 3 Thursday, April 17 N.Y. Rangers 4, Philadelphia 1 St. Louis 4, Chicago 3, 3OT Colorado 5, Minnesota 4, OT San Jose 6, Los Angeles 3 Friday, April 18 Montreal 4, Tampa Bay 1 Detroit 1, Boston 0 Anaheim 3, Dallas 2 Saturday, April 19 St. Louis 4, Chicago 3, OT Columbus 4, Pittsburgh 3, 2OT Colorado 4, Minnesota 2 Sunday, April 20 Philadelphia 4, N.Y. Rangers 2 Boston 4, Detroit 1 Montreal 3, Tampa Bay 2 San Jose 7, Los Angeles 2 Monday, April 21 Pittsburgh 4, Columbus 3 Minnesota 1, Colorado 0, OT Chicago 2, St. Louis 0 Dallas 3, Anaheim 0 Tuesday, April 22 Montreal 4, Tampa Bay 3, Montreal wins series 4-0 Boston 3, Detroit 0 N.Y. Rangers 4, Philadelphia 1 San Jose 4, Los Angeles 3, OT Wednesday, April 23 Columbus 4, Pittsburgh 3, OT Dallas 4, Anaheim 2 Chicago 4, St. Louis 3, OT Thursday, April 24 Boston 3, Detroit 2, OT Minnesota 2, Colorado 1 Los Angeles 6, San Jose 3 Friday, April 25 Philadelphia 2, N.Y. Rangers 1 Chicago 3, St. Louis 2, OT Anaheim 6, Dallas 2 Saturday, April 26 Boston 4, Detroit 2, Boston wins series 4-1 Pittsburgh 3, Columbus 1 Colorado 4, Minnesota 3, OT, Colorado leads series 3-2 Los Angeles 3, San Jose 0, San Jose leads series 3-2 Sunday, April 27 N.Y. Rangers 4, Philadelphia 2, N.Y. Rangers leads series 3-2 Chicago 5, St. Louis 1, Chicago wins series 4-2 Anaheim 5, Dallas 4, OT, Anaheim wins series 4-2 Monday, April 28 Pittsburgh 4, Columbus 3, Pittsburgh wins series 4-2 Colorado at Minnesota, late San Jose at Los Angeles, late Today N.Y. Rangers at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 30 x-Philadelphia at N.Y. Rangers, TBA x-Minnesota at Colorado, TBA x-Los Angeles at San Jose, TBA Major League Baseball National League FAVORITELINEUNDERDOGLINE at Philadelphia-135New York+125 at Miami-120 Atlanta+110 at Cincinnati-130Chicago+120 at St. Louis-150Milwaukee+140 at Arizona-125Colorado+115 at San Francisco-160San Diego+150 American League at New York-160 Seattle+150 at Boston-150Tampa Bay+140 at Texas-125Oakland+115 Detroit-150at Chicago+140 at Kansas City-135Toronto+125 at Los Angeles-150Cleveland+140 Interleague at Baltimore-140Pittsburgh+130 Washington-160at Houston+150 Los Angeles (NL)-160at Minnesota+150 NBA Playoffs FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Chicago4(183) Washington at Oklahoma City6(186) Memphis at L.A. Clippers6(211) Golden State NHL Playoffs Tonight FAVORITELINEUNDERDOGLINE at Philadelphia-110N.Y. Rangers-110 Date TBA at Boston-175Montreal+155 Odds to Win Series Boston-220Montreal+180 BASEBALL American League HOUSTON ASTROS Traded RHP Lucas Harrell to Arizona for cash or a player to be named. TORONTO BLUE JAYS Optioned 2B Ryan Goins to Buffalo (IL). American Association AMARILLO SOX Released RHP Celson Polanco. LAREDO LEMURS Released LHP Nick Capito and RHP Jamison Maj. ST. PAUL SAINTS Signed OF Andy Henkemeyer, C Dwight Childs and OF Willie Cabrera. Can-Am League ROCKLAND BOULDERS Signed LHP James Giulietti. TROIS-RIVIERES AIGLES Signed RHP Jeff Shields and RHP Francois LaFreniere. FOOTBALL National Football League CINCINNATI BENGALS Waived C Scott Wedige. CLEVELAND BROWNS Waived K Brandon Bogotay. GREEN BAY PACKERS Released RB Orwin Smith. NEW YORK GIANTS Signed QB Rusty Smith. SEATTLE SEAHAWKS Named Jeff Ireland as a consultant through the 2014 NFL Draft. ST. LOUIS RAMS Exercised the 2015 contract option on DE Robert Quinn. HOCKEY National Hockey League CALGARY FLAMES Named Brad Treliving general manager. CAROLINA HURRICANES Announced the resignation of general manager Jim Rutherford, who will remain in an advisory role as team president. Promoted Ron Francis to general manager and Brian Tatum to assistant general manager. Named Mike Vellucci assistant general manager and director of hockey operations. American Hockey League CHICAGO WOLVES Reassigned D Brett Ponich to Kalamazoo (ECHL). Released D Henrik Odegaard to play for Norway in the IIHF World Championship. Released F Zach Pochiro from his professional tryout contract. SOCCER National Womens Soccer League NWSL Suspended Western New York MF Carli Lloyd two games for use of excessive force against Chicago MF Vanessa DiBernardo during an April 19 game. COLLEGE AMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE Named Scott Draper associate commissioner for football. CAMPBELL Named Cary Kolat wrestling coach. MARQUETTENamed Justin Gainey director of basketball operations. MISSOURI Named Kim Anderson mens basketball coach. TENNESSEE Released mens basketball F CJ Turman from his letter of intent. WAKE FOREST Named Ryan Horn director of athletic performance for mens basketball. YESHIVA Named Elliot Steinmetz mens basketball coach. Fight ScheduleMay 1 At Hialeah (Fla.) Park Race Track (ESPN2), Robert Garcia vs. Victor Cayo, 10, welterweights; Jonathan Gonzalez vs. Rogelio Medina, 10, middleweights. May 2 At the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas (FS1), Jesus Cuellar vs. Rico Ramos, 12, for Cuellars interim WBA World featherweight title; Mickey Bey Jr. vs. Alan Herrera, 10, lightweights; Ryan Davis vs. Ishe Smith, 10, light middleweights. May 3 At Cebu City, Philippines, Johnreil Casimero vs. Mauricio Fuentes, 12, for Casimeros IBF junior flyweight title; Harmonito Dela Torre vs. Gadwin Tubigon, 12, super featherweights. At the MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas (SHO), Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Marcos Maidana, 12, for Mayweathers WBC-WBA Super World welterweight titles; Amir Khan vs. Luis Collazo, 12, welterweights; Adrian Broner vs. Carlos Molina, 10, junior welterweights; JLeon Love vs. Marco Antonio Periban, 10, super middleweights. May 7 At Osaka, Japan, Amnat Ruenroeng vs. Kazuto Ioka, 12, for Ruenroengs IBF flyweight title; Katsunari Takayama vs. Shin Ono, 12, for Takayamas IBF strawweight title. May 10 At La Guaira, Venezuela, Johan Perez vs. Fernando Monte de Oca, 12, for Perezs interim WBA World light welterweight title. At The Galen Center, Los Angeles (ESPN), Bermane Stiverne vs. Chris Arreola, 12, for the vacant WBC heavyweight title; Eric Molina vs. DaVarryl Williamson, 10, heavyweights. May 16 At Foxwoods, Mashantucket, Conn. (SHO), Joel Diaz Jr. vs. Tyler Asseltine, 10, super featherweights. At Montreal (ESPN2), Delvin Rodriguez vs. Joachim Alcine, 10, light middleweights. May 17 At the Forum, Inglewood, Calif. (HBO), Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Mike Alvarado, 12, WBO welterweight eliminator. May 23 At Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona, N.Y. (ESPN2), Brandon Adams vs. Willie Monroe Jr., 10, Boxcino middleweight final; Petr Petrov vs. Fernando Carcamo, 10, Boxcino lightweight final. May 24 At Bell Centre, Montreal (SHO), Adonis Stevenson vs. Andrzej Fonfara, 12, for Stevensons WBC light heavyweight title; Julian Williams vs. Michael Medina, 10, light middleweights; Mikael Zewski vs. Prince Doku Jr., 10, for the vacant NABF welterweight title; Artur Beterbiev vs. Jeff Lacey, 10, light heavyweights; Eleider Alvarez vs. Radivoje Kalajdzic, 10, for the vacant WBC Silver light heavyweight title; David Lemieux vs. Fernando Guerrero, 10, middleweights; Jermell Charlo vs. Charlie Ota, 10, junior middleweights. At American Bank Center, Corpus Christi, Texas (HBO), Bryant Jennings vs. Mike Perez, 12, WBC heavyweight eliminator; Daniel Geale vs. Matthew Macklin, 10, middleweights; Edwin Rodriguez vs. Marcus Johnson, 10, super middleweights. At Tuxtla Gutierrez, Mexico, David Sanchez vs. Breilor Teran, 12, for the vacant WBA junior bantamweight title. At Acapulco, Mexico, Jhonny Gonzalez vs. Clive Atwell, 12, for Gonzalezs WBC featherweight title. 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: 11 18 22 28 31 5-of-5No winner 4-of-5287$555 3-of-57,894$17.50 CASH 3 (early) 4 0 9 CASH 3 (late) 1 6 5 PLAY 4 (early) 1 2 8 1 PLAY 4 (late) 5 8 6 1 FANTASY 5 1 3 8 13 21TUESDAY, APRIL29, 2014 B3 a between-the-tackles runner. Simply put, Clark has all the ingredients to be a successful college-level player, including one that Stephenson said showed in particular whenever he played defense: He likes to hit. Clark said he may get a look on defense, but likely hell be utilizing his skills at running back. Im a downhill running back, he said. I can do a little bit of outside (running). He knows his strengths, and he knows what he has to do better. Right now, I have to improve my acceleration and my top-end speed, he said. If that requires more time in the weight room, Clarks ready for the challenge. Thats something he said hell miss most about Citrus. Ill miss the hard work and dedication. Its like a family, he said. Stephenson believes Clark will make an immediate impression with the Skyhawks. Hes incredibly strong, he said. Hes got that elusive quickness and his leg drive, when he gets the ball he doesnt lose a yard. Its a testament to what hes done in the weight room. Hes just a great athlete. Hes so intelligent, he makes great decisions. Looks like he made another one. CLARKContinued from Page B1 Crystal Rivers Tiffany MacDonald survived a few rocky moments to earn the pitching win. The Pirates also have an experienced pitcher in McCale Wilson if needed. The key offensive hits against Lake Weir showed that the Pirates, just like the Rattlers, can get offense from a variety of sources. Bridget Whitleys fifthinning double broke a 4-4 tie, and an error on Wilsons ensuing grounder added another run. Alexa Macks tworun double in the seventh put the game out of reach. We have been working very hard on our team hitting its goals, Rash said. Last week the girls came to practice, set a standard goal and went out Thursday night and delivered what they had practiced. These girls are capable of anything they set their minds to. For Crystal River to succeed, its defense must be very effective. Fortunately for the Pirates, they have senior shortstop Marissa Pool and junior catcher Dani Gomez. Both are extremely strong at their positions, and against Belleview, theyll have to be. Gomez in particular. The Rattlers have 151 stolen bases in 154 attempts, with seven players in double figures in steals. Day has 35 stolen bases and Oglesby has 27, with three others with more than 15. That could be quite a challenge for Gomez, but thus far this season she has been spectacular in denying base stealers. If the Pirates can put runs on the board early and limit their mistakes, while keeping the Rattlers base runners under control, they could be the ones to advance to the Regional final. SHOWDOWNContinued from Page B1 Storm registration held this SaturdayRegistration will be held Saturday at Whispering Pines Park for Inverness Storm football and cheer teams. The registration will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.Registration open for summer youth clinicsSummer Baseball Clinic Citrus County Parks and Recreation, in partnership with Lecanto High School head coach David Logue and coaching staff, will be hosting a summer baseball clinic. The clinic will focus on the fundamentals of baseball. The cost of the clinic is $75 per participant ($45 per additional sibling). The clinic will be held from June 2-5 at Central Ridge District Park (6905 N. Lecanto Hwy., Beverly Hills, FL) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Lunch will be provided. The camp is open to boys and girls ages 6 to 13. To register go to the Citrus County Parks and Recreation office at 2804 W. Marc Knighton Ct. Lecanto, FL 34461. For more information visit www.citrus countyparks.com or contact Citrus County Parks and Recreation at 352-527-7540. Summer Tennis Clinics Citrus County Parks & Recreation, in partnership with tennis pro Mehdi Tahiri, will be hosting two Summer Tennis Clinics. The first clinic will be geared towards beginners and the second clinic will be for those who have tennis experience. Instruction will include conditioning, drills, footwork, match play, doubles and single strategy. The clinics will be held at Lecanto Park (3505 West Educational Path Lecanto, FL 34461). Week 1 (BEGINNERS) will be held from June 2-6. This clinic is open to boys and girls ages 7 to 12 who are new to the game of tennis. The clinic will run from 9 to 11 a.m. The cost will be $150 per participant ($40 off for additional siblings). Week 2 (INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED) will run from 9 a.m. to noon, June 9-12. This clinic is open to boys and girls ages 9 to 15 who have tennis experience. The cost will be $190 per participant ($50 off for additional siblings). For more information visit www.citrus countyparks.com or contact Citrus County Parks and Recreation at 352-527-7540.Hawks take series lead with 107-97 win at IndianaINDIANAPOLIS Mike Scott made five 3-pointers during a 30-6 secondquarter run, and the Atlanta Hawks fended off a furious fourth-quarter rally to beat top-seeded Indiana 107-97 and take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series. Atlanta can clinch the first-round series at home Thursday. Scott scored all 17 of his points during an incredible 12-minute stretch when Atlanta went 13 of 16 from the field and outscored Indiana 41-19 to take a 61-40 halftime lead. Shelvin Mack led the eighth-seeded Hawks with 20 points. Paul George had 26 for Indiana.Malkins 3 goals power Pens to Game 6 clincherCOLUMBUS, Ohio Evgeni Malkin had a hat trick and the Pittsburgh Penguins almost blew a four-goal lead before beating the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3 on Monday night to clinch their firstround playoff series in six games. The Blue Jackets, closer to making tee times than thinking about a Game 7, scored three times in a 4:52 span in the third period to turn up the pressure on the Penguins. Brandon Sutter also scored and Matt Niskanen had two assists as the Penguins became the first team in the series to score first and win but barely. MarcAndre Fleury made 24 saves.From staff and wire reports SPORTS BRIEFS
B4TUESDAY, APRIL29, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS Hall of Fame coach Jack Ramsay dies at 89 Led Portland to 1977 NBA title Associated PressMIAMI Jack Ramsay, a Hall of Fame coach who led the Portland Trail Blazers to the 1977 NBA championship before he became one of the NBAs most respected broadcasters, has died following a long battle with cancer. He was 89. His family announced his death, saying he led the greatest life that one could lead. Ramsay coached in the NBA for parts of 21 seasons before embarking on a second career as an NBA analyst for ESPN. He was diagnosed with melanoma in 2004 and later battled growths and tumors that spread to his legs, lungs and brain, as well as prostate cancer and most recently a marrow syndrome. His affinity for fitness never wavered, though. Ramsay, who competed in at least 20 triathlons during his life, worked out regularly into his 80s, even as he battled the various forms of cancer. He often spoke of his love of swimming in the Gulf of Mexico near his home in Naples, or jogging in a pool or from wall to wall in his hotel room when on NBA assignments. Hes probably forgotten more about the game than I know, Miami Heat coach and president Pat Riley once said of Ramsay, whom he counted as a close friend. Ramsay also spent several years late in life caring for his wife, Jean, who was diagnosed in 2001 with Alzheimers disease. She died in 2010. He was that rarest of men with a unique style that was inspirational and motivational about basketball and life itself, said Paul Allen, who owns the Trail Blazers. Ramsay enjoyed enormous popularity within the league. To commemorate his 89th birthday this year, Portland coach Terry Stotts wore a loud checkered jacket and open-collared shirt for a Blazers game a nod to how Ramsay dressed when he coached the club. Jacks life is a beacon which guides us all, Bill Walton, who was on Ramsays 1977 title team in Portland, told USA Today in 2007. He is our moral compass, our spiritual inspiration. He represents the conquest of substance over hype. He is a true saint of circumstance. John T. Ramsay was born Feb. 21, 1925, in Philadelphia and enrolled at Saint Josephs in 1942, eventually becoming captain of the basketball team there for his senior season. He earned a doctorate in education from the University of Pennsylvania in 1949, explaining the Dr. Jack moniker by which most players and fans knew him. Ramsays biggest impact on Hawk Hill would be when he started coaching his alma mater in 1955. He was wildly successful there, going 234-72 and taking the Hawks to the NCAA tournament seven times and the Final Four in 1961. Great man, Orlando Magic guard Jameer Nelson, who played at Saint Josephs, wrote on Twitter. The Greatest Hawk ever. He will be missed but never Forgotten. To Ramsay, the most significant part of the Saint Josephs years was this: I met my wife there, he said. He was a founding father of sorts for the growth of the Big 5, the annual Philadelphia basketball series involving Saint Josephs, La Salle, Penn, Villanova and Temple. Ramsay became coach of the Philadelphia 76ers in 1968, joined the Buffalo Braves in 1972 and brought his craft to Portland in 1976. With a team featuring Walton and Maurice Lucas, he delivered an NBA championship in his first season, beating the 76ers in six games in the final series. For me, it was a once-in-alifetime experience and one that I will cherish forever, Ramsay said in a 1997 interview. Indeed, that was his lone NBA title. Walton got hurt the next year, crippling Portlands chances of getting back to championship form during that era. Ramsay coached the Blazers for nine more seasons without another trip to the finals. He spent the final three years of his NBA coaching career in Indiana, resigning from the Pacers in 1988 after the team started 0-7. Ramsay was 864-783 in his NBA career and in 1996 was honored as one of the leagues top 10 alltime coaches. When he left the Pacers, Ramsay carefully did not use the word retire, and began working as a television analyst on 76ers games. Eventually, he worked on Heat television broadcasts for eight seasons before moving full time to ESPN for radio and TV commentating before the 2000-01 season. So grateful that his path crossed ours, his former Heat broadcast partner Eric Reid wrote on Twitter early Monday. Hall of Fame coach and man. Ramsays funeral is Thursday. Associated PressThis undated photo provided by Saint Josephs University shows the schools basketball coach Jack Ramsay, center, when his team won his 200th career game. Ramsay, a Hall of Fame coach who led the Portland Trail Blazers to the 1977 NBA championship before he became one of the leagues most respected broadcasters, has died following a long battle with cancer. He was 89. Bucs kicker recovered from Achilles injury Associated PressTAMPA Connor Barth says he never doubted he would kick again for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The seventh-year pro missed all of last season after tearing the Achilles tendon in his right foot during a charity basketball game. Hes recovered from the injury and confident hell perform as well as ever in 2014. Barth is the most accurate field goal kicker in franchise history, converting 84.3 percent of his attempts since joining the Bucs in 2009. He was hurt last summer, shortly before the start of training camp, leaving the team scrambling for a replacement. And while no could have blamed him for questioning whether hed ever regain his pre-injury form, Barth insists the thought never entered his mind. You never want to think like that. Ive always had a positive attitude. I always feel I can come back strong from things, Barth said. Fifteen years ago, maybe yes my career would have been over, he added. But the technology now, and the way these doctors can do different surgeries, I honestly think itll be stronger than its ever been. The former North Carolina standout was headed toward the second season of a four-year, $13.2 million contract when he was injured during a charity basketball game in his hometown of Wilmington. He began kicking again in October and by January rebuilt strength in his right leg to the point he was hitting 61-yard field goals. Barth made a clubrecord 92.9 percent of his field goal attempts in 2011, when he hit 26 of 28. He set a team single-season mark with six of 50-plus yards in 2012, and led the NFL with 33 field goals of 40-plus yards over those two seasons. The 28-year-old said it was difficult sitting out a year ago, when the Bucs struggled to a 4-12 record. It was tough. I never missed a game all the way back to high school, Barth said. But I got a year off to rest my leg. I guess thats the positive thing out of it. The Bucs signed Lawrence Tynes as a replacement, but the veteran kicker who helped the New York Giants win two Super Bowls never got on the field for a game. He was sidelined by an ingrown toenail on his kicking foot early in training camp, then was diagnosed with a MRSA infection in August. The team eventually brought in Rian Lindell, who had been released by Buffalo, to handle the job. Barth, who proclaimed hes completely healed, is excited to be back on the field during offseason workouts. He also participated in last weeks voluntary minicamp. He said theres a positive vibe in the locker room, and that new coach Lovie Smith has a lot to do with it. Its just different around here. I think were going to have a good year, Barth said, noting that in six seasons with Tampa Bay and the Kansas City Chiefs hes yet to be part of a team thats made the playoffs. We have a lot of really good players. Weve just got to put it together. Associated PressTampa Bays Connor Barth follows through on a kick April 23 during a voluntary minicamp practice in Tampa. The sixth-year pro missed all of last season after rupturing the Achilles tendon in his right foot during a charity basketball game, and hes confident hell return as good as ever in 2014. Parkview LanesBOWLING League scores for the week ending April 20, 2014: MONDAY NIGHT SPECIAL: Handicap: Raul Rosales 276; Mark Smith 273,764; Arta Norris 733; Lori Ciquera 263,712; Myla Wexler 257; Michelle Shirley 717. Scratch: Mark Smith 266,743; Chris Carr 259,658; KC Cridland 223,615; Lori Ciquera 220,583. PRESERVE PINBUSTERS: Handicap: Bob Lucier 275; Dave Huffman 273,730; Clarence Pelkie 705; Patti Widerman 265,716; Delight Temple 716; Kathy Gilbert 259; Sally Shepard 714. Scratch: Phil Spencer 344,684; Jeff Koch 238,663; Joyce Swarm 177,468; Patti Widerman 162; Lorraine Pelkie 449. SUNCOAST SENIORS 12-WEEK: Jerry Ness 246; Shorty Williams 241; Ken Meldrum 708; Jack Connell 707; Carol Roberts 215,599. Scratch: Jerry Ness 236,652; Ken Meldrum 214,630; Carol Roberts 143,383. SCRATCH CHALLENGE: Tim Lawrence 290,665; Bobby Craft 222; Trevor Roberts 579; Sandy LePree 220,477; Dorine Fugere 158,448. LATE STARTERS: Handicap: Ernie Gonsalves 261; Bob Biggs 243; Ray Colin 673; Frank Andrukanis 668; Peggy Murdock 231; Nancy Duncan 228; Bunny Jackson 228; Betty Chapman 656; Virginia Vineyard 611; Mile Ragsdale 611. Scratch: Mark Ash 232; Gordon Fay 213,579; Ernie Gonsalves 213; Rich Soletto 594; Peggy Murdock 198,510; Nancy Duncan 182,462. WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Handicap: Peter Heeschen 296; Nick Di Costanzo 288; Joe Brooks 754; Jeff Koch 751. Tim Lawrence 279,705; Mark Smith 258; Charlie Stein 697. WOMENS TRIO: Handicap: Barbara Rennekamp 275; Doti Wyspianski 254,691; Virginia Vineyard 670. Scratch: Peggy Murdock 212; 542; Barbara Rennekamp 212; Nancy Vaughan 174; Virginia Vineyard 490. GOOD TIME BOWLERS: Handicap: Jim Harvey 234; Ken McNally 226; Alan Murray 633; John Bahrs 632; Janet Murray 245,679; Grace Navarratte 224; Nancy Deering 608. Scratch: Jerry Ness 225,608; Carl Peterson 189; Alan Murray 516; Janet Murray 224,616; Barb McNally 169,444. HOLDER HOTSHOTS: Handicap: Edgar Relyveld 299,752; Gary Brown 275; Mike Serrano 275; Lyle Ternes 931; Vicki Brown 266,732; Karen Tarleton 258; Andrea Kish 750. Scratch: Rich Williams 256,662; Gary Brown 243; Eddie Corbitt 628; Vicki Brown 163; Judy Hindbaugh 163,441; Diane Mauck 162,453. PARKVIEW OWLS: Handicap: Michael Andriuolo 262,665; Bob Desmeules 259,695; Mila Ragsdale 254,673; Carol Holt 237,646. Scratch: Michael Andriuolo 247,620; Wes Foley 236; K E Conrad 236; George Munzing 628. BOWLERS OF THE WEEK: Doti Wyspianski, 91 pins over her average, and Bob Desmeules, 95 pins over his average. California Chrome has 77-year-old trainer dreaming Associated PressLOUISVILLE, Ky. Art Sherman knows what its like to be at the Kentucky Derby with a brilliant colt that wins the race. He just hasnt done it in 59 years. In 1955, Sherman was an 18-year-old exercise rider for Swaps, a California-bred chestnut colt who beat Nashua to wear the garland of roses on the first Saturday in May. I was just a kid then and just glad to be learning, he said. Now hes 77 and bringing his own California-bred chestnut to Churchill Downs, where California Chrome is the likely favorite. The colt with the modest pedigree and impressive resume traveled outside his home state for the first time Monday. He flew to Churchill Downs, where hell start getting used to the surface with a jog Tuesday. Hell look around and know hes at a racetrack and feel right at home, Sherman said. Thats the way he is. California Chrome has won his last four races by a combined 24 1/4 lengths, including the $1 million Santa Anita Derby. Hes the kind of horse you dream about, Sherman said. California Chrome finished first in the Derby points leaderboard that determines the maximum 20-horse field for the 1 1/4-mile race. Hes won six of 10 career starts and has already topped $1 million in earnings. Pretty impressive for a colt from humble beginnings. His mother, named Not For Love, won just one race. She was purchased for $8,000 by Steve Coburn and Perry Martin, a move that prompted a trainer to call them dumb asses for getting involved in racing. Feeling inspired, Coburn and Martin named their operation DAP Racing, which stands for Dumb Ass Partners. Their silks include an image of a donkey. Sherman has his first Derby starter because Coburn and Martin contacted him about training their horse. Hes old school and hes a regular guy, Coburn said. He doesnt have a huge barn and hes able to spend quality time with every horse he has in his barn. Sherman is based at Los Alamitos Racecourse in Orange County, Calif., 30 miles and a world away from Santa Anita, the mecca of racing in Southern California. Once a former jockey and racing official, Sherman took out his trainers license in 1980. His son, Alan, assists him with California Chrome, easily the best horse thats ever been in their barn. Come Saturday evening, Sherman, Coburn, Perry and jockey Victor Espinoza hope to be tasting victory. I know theres always a question until theyve done it, but I really think this horse will go a mile and a quarter, no problem, Sherman said. Hes doing everything right.
HEALTH& LIFE Section CTUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE GET HEALTHY FROM THE INSIDE OUT! Do you know your bone density? Are you at risk for diabetes, heart disease, or cancer? Do you have a healthy amount of lean muscle? Find out with a DEXA body composition scan. The DEXA body composition scan is considered the gold standard for determining your body composition This painless and quick exam will measure the percentage of bone, fat, and lean muscle within your b ody. a comprehensive report will be given to each patient immediately after completion of their scan. 1-855-GULFCOAST (1-855-485-3262) Call today to schedule your exam 000HGCC Prescription required The DEXA scan is now offered for an introductory price of $60.00 Promotion good thru April Team members of Nature Coast EMS have seen far too often fatal accidents involving children and water. So here it is, my annual tirade regarding children, water, swimming lessons and life vests. Young children and/or anyone who cannot swim or tread water, should wear life jackets, when they are on a boat and any time they are around any body of water; period. Wearing a life jacket is important, but wearing one that is properly fitted is the key to safety. If the jacket is too small, or too large, it will not provide the correct protection intended. Always keep an eye on your kids around water, and I dont mean just a swimming pool, lake or ocean; this also includes the bathtub. Never assume anything. How many times have you heard or read, I only turned my back for a second? Unfortunately, a second is all it takes. Always designate someone to watch the kids around water, and dont assume because adults are around the pool, or on the boat, that they are watching your children. Take the positive approach and be prepared. LOCK, LOOK, LEARN. Pools or spas should be surrounded on all four sides by a fence at least 4-feet high, with self-closing and selflatching gates. Talk to your children about not playing around the pool without adult supervision and always designate a water watcher. Arrange for swimming lessons, and when necessary, make sure life jackets are fitted properly. I want to take this opportunity to tell you about Caylas Coats and an upcoming fundraiser benefiting the organization. In 2010, Cayla Barnes was a beautiful 20-month-old little girl who sadly drowned on a hot July afternoon in Citrus County. Since then, her parents, Sean and Jessica Barnes, have turned a devastating loss into a wonderful nonprofit organization known as Caylas Coats, with help from the community. Katie LucasNATURE COAST EMS Warmer weather is here, which is usually a good thing. However, warmer weather can also be not so good. In the news the other day, a college football player died while trying to swim against a riptide during spring break. Although Citrus County may not have a beach like Clearwater, Pensacola or Daytona, any body of water can pose of threat if safety measures arent taken. See SAFETY/ Page C3
C2TUESDAY, APRIL29, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEHEALTH& LIFE Alistair W. Co, MD Family Practice Alex T. Villacastin, MD Internal Medicine Catherine P. Sembrano-Navarro, MD Family Practice Maria N. Villacastin, ARNP Family Nurse Practitioner Shiela M. Villacastin, ARNP Adult Nurse Practitioner Alexander T. Villacastin, ARNP Adult Nurse Practitioner Lawrence John Stawkowski, PA Physician Assistant M o d e r n M e d i c i n e M o d e r n M e d i c i n e M o d e r n M e d i c i n e t h e O l d F a s h i o n e d W a y t h e O l d F a s h i o n e d W a y t h e O l d F a s h i o n e d W a y 000HYDK THREE LOCATIONS THROUGHOUT CITRUS COUNTY 10489 N Florida Ave., Citrus Springs/Dunnellon, FL 34434 (352) 489-2486 3733 E Gulf to Lake Hwy. (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 When Experience Counts Most Advanced Cataract Surgery with Multifocal IOL Premium Lens Implants Droopy Eyelid Surgery Glaucoma & Diabetic Eyecare Specialists Eye Exams Lawrence A. Seigel, M.D. Board Certified Ophthalmologist Alan M. Freedman, M.D. Board Certified Ophthalmologist 221 N.E. Hwy. 19 Crystal River, FL (352) 795-2526 www.suncoasteyecenter.com Toll Free: (800) 282-6341 000HSDW 000HNMO The Areas Most Complete Listing of Rental Homes, Apartments, Commercial or Vacation. In Print Online All The Time www.chronicleonline.com Learning to deal with fatigue and cancer Cancer is a scary word. When people think about cancer, and its treatment, which can include chemotherapy, lots of people get very nervous. They think chemotherapy can cause pain, but that is absolutely not true. One of the other common concerns is nausea and vomiting, but with modern medicine, that is becoming less and less common. What is the main problem after cancer treatment? The answer is fatigue. Cancer-related fatigue is a persistent feeling of physical, emotional or mental tiredness or exhaustion related to cancer and/or its treatment. Cancer-related fatigue is different from feeling tired when you have a long day. For most people, after a hard day of work, you take a rest and you feel better. So the common tendency for patients with cancer is to take a rest when they feel tired or fatigued. This is not correct. Cancer patients get tired after less activity than people who do not have cancer. Also, cancer-related fatigue is not completely relieved by sleep and rest and may last for a long time. Therefore, I advise my cancer patients to remain active in spite of fatigue. Cancer fatigue can be due to many different causes. Fatigue can be due to treatment of cancer. Chemotherapy, radiation and surgery can all cause fatigue. Patients treated with chemotherapy usually feel the most fatigue in the days right after each treatment. Then the fatigue decreases until the next treatment. Other causes of fatigue in cancer patients include anemia, and that can be from treatment. Some patients benefit from erythropoietin injections to correct anemia. Some patients may need blood transfusions too. The bodys energy comes from food. Fatigue may occur if the body does not take in enough food to give the body the energy it needs. Nutrition may get affected by poor appetite, which makes patients to eat less or decreased absorption in some cases. Anxiety and depression are the most common psychological causes of fatigue in cancer patients. The emotional stress of cancer can cause physical problems, including fatigue. Its common for cancer patients to have changes in moods and attitudes. Patients may feel anxiety and fear before and after a cancer diagnosis. These feelings may cause fatigue. The effect of the disease on the patients physical, mental, social, and financial well-being can increase emotional distress. About 15 percent to 25 percent of patients who have cancer get depressed, which may increase fatigue caused by physical factors. Insufficient sleep worsens fatigue. Pain medications or other medicines can contribute to fatigue too. In short, fatigue in cancer is usually multifactorial. Trying to address the causes that can be corrected can ameliorate it. The patient should continue to be as active as possible rather than taking a rest. 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 sgandhi@ tampabay.rr.com or call 352-7460707. Dr. Sunil GandhiCANCER & BLOOD DISEASE Detection key to surving ovarian cancer Today, I will finish our series of articles regarding cancers of the female genital tract with a discussion of cancer of the ovary. Ovarian cancer is one of the more aggressive tumors seen by oncologisst and surgeons, with estimates of 21,980 cases in 2014, and 14,270 deaths. Due to the aggressive nature of this disease, only about 40 percent of women diagnosed with ovarian cancer will survive for five or more years. It is unfortunately a difficult cancer to detect in its early stages, and is often diagnosed in an advanced stage. Many of the cases are seen in children and young women, however about 40 percent of cases are seen in women beyond the age of menopause. Several risk factors have been identified and are associated with an increased risk of developing ovarian cancer. The most prevalent risk factor identified is a positive family history of ovarian cancer. The risk is also slightly increased in women who do not have children and those who are older when they first conceive. This is felt to be related to the uninterrupted monthly cycles of ovulation which continue until either menopause or pregnancy. A break in this cycle appears to decrease the risk of ovarian cancer. This is also probably the reason the use of birth control pills appears to decrease the risk of ovarian cancer by interfering with this process of ovulation. The most common symptoms of ovarian cancer are abdominal pain and swelling, a fullness or pressure in the pelvic area and indigestion symptoms. Occasionally, pelvic pain is a very early sign of ovarian cancer. Unfortunately, it is often not diagnosed until the tumor has spread to many locations of the abdomen. Secondary to the location of the ovaries, tumors which rupture have easy access to the entire abdominal cavity and can easily spread and implant in other areas and begin to grow. The evaluation of ovarian cancer involves a battery of blood test and x-rays such as CT scans and chest x-rays among others. Surgery is the mainstay of both diagnosis and treatment of this disease. An initial surgical exploration and removal of all tumor possible allows us to properly stage the extent of the disease and make further treatment recommendations based upon these surgical findings. The general management of ovarian cancer consists of the surgical removal of the tumor with a total hysterectomy and of biopsies of multiple areas within the abdomen to assist in the staging of the extent of the disease. In most patients, except those with very early ovarian tumors, surgery is followed by additional therapy that may consist of hormonal therapy, chemotherapy, radiation therapy or a combination of the above. If the tumor is very advanced at the time of presentation, the surgery may be delayed and chemotherapy started to decrease the size and extent of the tumor. If this is successful, surgery can be performed later to remove any residual disease during a hysterectomy. Unfortunately, ovarian cancer continues to be diagnosed in advanced stages fairly frequently. Over the past 10 years, a great deal of progress has been made in early screening of patients who have a positive family history. It will be with these screening tools that we begin to make greater advances in the early detection and treatment of this disease. Discussion must also take place regarding the prophylactic removal of the ovaries with a total hysterectomy in women with a high risk of ovarian cancer once they have conceived all of the children they plan to conceive. If the risk is high and the ovaries are removed, the source of future problems is also removed. Progress can and will be made in improving the cure rate of ovarian cancer.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 email@example.com. Dr. C. Joseph BennettNAVIGATING CANCER Alzheimers caregiver support group 2 p.m. the last Thursday monthly at Highland Terrace ALF, 700 Medical Court E., Inverness, facilitated by Debbie OLeary, a group leader trained by the Alzheimers Family Organization. Call 352-860-2525. Respite care available. Alzheimers caregiver support group by Alzheimers Family Organization, 2p.m. the fourth Wednesday monthly at Sugarmill Manor, 8985 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. Call Bevin Brayton at 352-302-9066. SPRING HILL Caring for Cancer support group meeting 5 to 6p.m. the first and third Thursday monthly in the Administration Conference Room on the first floor of Oak Hill Hospital at 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. The group meets from. Family members welcome. Call Alan Schukman, R.N., BSN, ONC, at 352-597-6095. Alzheimers caregiver support group 2:30p.m. first and third Thursday monthly at Sunshine Gardens Crystal River, 311 N.E. Fourth Ave., facilitated by Debbie Selsavage, a group leader MONTHLY SUPPORT GROUPS See MONTHLY/ Page C3
Q:I just found out I had a loose bridge that was three teeth long. The dentist cut the bridge in front of the back tooth and found that the other tooth was too far-gone to be saved. It has been removed. Now I have two teeth missing and I am confused as to what is the best way to replace them. Can you help? A: This is a great question. I deal with this situation all the time in the office. You can relax, as it is pretty easy to make a good decision once you know what your options are. To follow is a list of options. I will explain each of them in terms to help you make a good decision on how to replace the missing teeth. Your options are as follows: 1. Leave the teeth missing. 2. Replace them with another bridge this time a four-tooth bridge 3. Have two implants placed so that crowns can be put on them 4. Use a removable partial denture. We are going to eliminate the first option since I already know you want to replace the teeth. The second option is a very viable option since four-tooth bridges can last a very long time, as long as the supporting teeth are sound and judged a good anchor by your dentist. It avoids the surgery of option three and take less time. The downside is there are times that you will be shaving down a perfectly good tooth just to support the bridge. If this is the case and you are opposed to this, option three is a great alternative. The third option is a great way of replacing teeth; however, it does involve at least two surgeries, unless you are a candidate for placement of the implant and crown (or healing screw) at the same appointment. It has the benefit of not involving the adjacent teeth, but it usually ends up being more costly. The last choice is another good choice but it involves a removable appliance, whereas the above two options are permanent solutions. A partial is usually less favorable if you are replacing teeth on one side of the dental arch, rather than both sides. It is also more apt to get food stuck under it and be more uncomfortable. If only a few teeth are being replaced it can be cost competitive with the other options. However, the more teeth that need replacing, the more attractive this option is from a cost standpoint. I hope this is clear enough to help you make a good decision. When I talk with patients, we usually have a good dialogue that allows questions. Once this is done, it is usually clear which direction is best for the patient. There are times when the patient needs a little time to ponder it at home. When this is the case a second consultation usually helps to arrive at a good decision. Best of luck.Dr. Frank Vascimini is a dentist practicing in Homosassa. Send your questions to 4805 S. Sun-coast Blvd., Homosassa, FL 34446 or email them to him at info@ MasterpieceDentalStudio.com. trained by the Alzheimers Family Organization. Call 352563-0235 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Families Against Multiple Sclerosis Support Group, 11a.m. the first Saturday monthly at First Baptist Church of Hernando, 3790 E. Parsons Point Road, for families, friends and anyone affected by MS. Call Shana at 352-637-2030 or 352-422-2123. BROOKSVILLE Man to Man prostate cancer support group, 6 to 7p.m. the first Monday monthly at the Florida Cancer Institute-New Hopes Brooksville Center, 7154 Medical Center Drive. Call Mary Capo at 352-5961926. Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group 10a.m. to noon the first Monday monthly at the Citrus County Resource Center, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Court in Lecanto. Pam Hall from Kids Central Inc. will facilitate the meeting. Call Pam at 352-387-3540. OCALA The Alzheimers and Memory Disorders support group of Ocala, 3 to 5p.m. the first Monday monthly at the Medical Office Building at West Marion Community Hospital, 4600 S.W. 46th Court, second-floor Community Room. Call 352-401-1453. RBOI has begun a monthly survivor group with inspirational guests and strength based topics. Any cancer survivors and family are welcome to attend. There is no cost to attend. For information, email Tommie Brown at email@example.com or call Wendy Hall, LCSW, at 352-527-0106. Alzheimers Association-Florida Gulf Coast Chapter support groups are attended by caregivers of loved ones with dementia or Alzheimers disease. All support groups are free of charge to caregivers. Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, 550 U.S. 41 S., Inverness, 11a.m. first Tuesday monthly. Call Anne Black at 352-527-4600. BROOKSVILLE Womens breast cancer support group 6 to 7:30p.m. the first Tuesday monthly at Florida Cancer Institute-New Hope Center at 7154 Medical Center Drive, Spring Hill. Call Tambra Randazzo, R.T., at 352-592-8128. Time Out From Cancer, cancer survivors meeting 6p.m. the first Wednesday monthly at Clawdaddys restaurant 1601 S.E. U.S. 19 in Crystal River, sponsored by Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute (RBOI). Meetings offer information, support and encouragement to newly diagnosed patients, survivors, family members and friends in a friendly and non-threatening forum. To reserve a seat, call Wendy Hall, LCSW, at 352-527-0106 or email TommieBrown at firstname.lastname@example.org. The mission of Caylas Coats is to provide drowning prevention and awareness, and swimming lessons during the warmer months, and coats during the colder months to children in need right here in Citrus County. A Casino Night fundraiser is scheduled for May 17 at Tuscany on the Meadow, in the Quality Inn Conference Center by Citrus Hills on Hwy 486. The event is from 6:30 to 11:00 p.m. and includes heavy appetizers, casino games, DJ and dancing, with a cash bar. Tickets are $35 per person. If youre interested in sponsoring a table, or purchasing tickets, visit facebook.com/caylas.coats or call 352-316-6409. A child can drown in as little as one inch of water so keep both eyes on children around water, whether its a pool, on the lake or at the beach. And always be prepared. Nature Coast EMS offers CPR and first aid classes for adults and children several times during the year. Call 352-249-4700 for more information. Be safe, take care and stay well!Katie Lucas is the public information officer at Nature Coast EMS. She can be reached at 352-2494730 or katie.lucas@ naturecoastems.org. Nature Coast EMS is an accredited, nonprofit estab-lished in 2000 to provide emergency medical services to Citrus County. Watch Every Minute Counts hosted by Mike Hall, CEO, Nature Coast EMS on WYKE TV at 8 p.m. Tuesdays and 10 a.m. Wednes-days. Nature Coast EMS does not call soliciting donations on behalf of paramedics and EMTs. The Citrus County Professional Paramedics and EMTs Local 365 is a union, and Nature Coast EMS team members do not benefit from any donation to this organization.HEALTH& LIFECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, APRIL29, 2014 C3 Dr. Pablo Figueroa Se Habla Espaol 2222 Highway 44 W., Inverness Caring is my Profession Call for an Appointment 352-860-0633 email@example.com Accepting New Patients Serving Citrus County Since 1993 WE ACCEPT Medicare Aetna Humana United Healthcare Coventry Medicare Blue Cross/ Blue Shield Cigna Universal And Other Major Insurances 000I2JF 000HSAJ 4805 S. Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, FL 34446 352-628-0012 www.MasterpieceDentalStudio.com Always Welcoming New Patients FRANK J. VASCMINI, DDS DATE CHANGE Doo Wop the Block meets Friday Night Thunder Friday, May 16, 2014 5-8 pm Cruise in with your hot wheels or stroll in for this FREE fun-filled event! Make an evening of it and enjoy the shops, restaurants, and pubs in downtown inverness! The NYSE Guys perform your favorites from the 50s & 60s! 000I0YI SAFETYContinued from Page C1 The field of medicine is it art or science? Years ago, I used to hear people talk about medicine as being part art and part science. I still think that that is true to some degree, but now I think we almost have to add a third component air traffic controller for medicine. Let me take a few paragraphs to explain why I feel this way. Medicine, like air traffic, years ago was less busy and congested. Doctors now have to have a bit of a talent of juggling and prioritizing other factors besides patient care. Let me give you an example electronic medical records, computerization of the patients history, and the recently enacted Affordable Care Act that is not crystal clear in its rules. Doctors are facing increasing challenges to provide good medical care. We have always been driven by desire to improve health care delivery, and safety, but more and more demands are being heaped upon us by patients being older, sicker, hospital bureaucracies, the entanglement and confusion of government and its paperwork. The patients expectations are much higher. We read about it in the paper, hear about it in the news increased longevity and striving for perfection and achieving perfect outcomes in all situations, which is impossible. Lets take the issue of safety. If safety was the only guideline, I would operate or see one patient a day, a week or a month, depending on the level of severity and I would have redundant systems, i.e., extra staff on hand that would ensure the patient was cared for around the clock. That might produce a perfect outcome and great patient satisfaction, but for the other patients, that could not be seen in that time period it would not be very wise or practical situation. So, just as the air traffic controller has to juggle shifts and balance airplanes coming into one site, the physician has to see multiple patients and address all of their needs and make sure he or she does it safely and effectively. More demands by more patients who are older and sicker on a decreasing doctor population could be a recipe for disaster, and at the very least, decreased patient care quality and patient satisfaction. It is interesting to note that the medical profession as a whole, including doctors, doctors associations and hospitals, have looked to other industries to provide safe, economical, effective and economically sound medicine. The industries that have been looked at and admired for their records of safety and efficiency include auto racing pit crews, which can bring a car in that is hurtling along at 100 mph plus, fill it with gas, clean the windshield, change the tires and have it back out on the road up to 100 mph within seconds. Also, the airline industry, particularly pilots with their cockpit checklist that reminds them of what is important and what needs to be looked at, done before a safe takeoff occurs. Patient safety and outcomes are very important to doctors and in this age of increased pressure from all sides, we need to keep focused and do the best that we can.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. Dr. Denis GrilloEAR, NOSE & THROAT Dr. Frank VasciminiSOUND BITES MONTHLYContinued from Page C2 The information contained in the Health & Life section is not intended to cover all possible directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects and is not intended to replace consultation with a physician. Did you know? Options to replace missing teeth HEALTH NOTES Annual health fair slated in HomosassaThe sixth annual Mind, Body & Soul Health Fair, from 9a.m. to noon Thursday, June 5, will feature free door prizes, gifts and promotional items; a car show; and more than 50 local business and health organizations providing health screenings and valuable information about services available in the community. The fair will be at First United Methodist Church of Homosassa, 8831 W. Bradshaw St. Call 352-6284083 or visit 1umc.org. Seminar gives facts about knee surgerySPRING HILL Oak Hill Hospital offers its For Your Health Community Education Series from 5:30to 7p.m. Tuesday, May27, when Fady D. Zeidan, M.D., will present Considering Knee Replacement Surgery? Know Your Surgical Options: Replace or Resurface at the Palace Grand, 275 Della Court, Spring Hill. Dr. Zeidan is an orthopaedic surgeon at Oak Hill Hospital and is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery. He will discuss all available surgical options for advanced knee arthritis. Dr. Zeidan has performed over 2,500 cases of knee replacements and resurfacing and he will share with you the benefits of these procedures. Admission is free and a complimentary hot meal will be served. Seating is limited and reservations are required. For information and to register, call 352-628-6060 in Citrus or register online at OakHillHospital.com/ForYourHealth. Seven Rivers offers health programsCRYSTAL RIVER Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center offers health education programs facilitated by board-certified physicians and licensed medical professionals. Website: SevenRiversRegional.com. Call 352-7951234 to register for the programs. Joint Camp for individuals who have decided to have knee or hip replacement surgery. This onehour session is designed to prepare patients for surgery and help them understand what to expect following surgery. Next class is at 1p.m. Tuesday, May5. One-Day Childbirth Education prepares the pregnant woman and her partner for labor, delivery and birth. Relaxation, breathing, solutions for pregnancy discomforts, proper nutrition, stages of labor, skills to utilize during labor and after delivery changes are emphasized. Expectant mothers should attend in the seventh month of pregnancy. Cost is $30, 9a.m. to 4p.m. Saturday, May10. Breastfeeding & Newborn See NOTES / Page C5
AAA support group meets at 7:30p.m. Mondays for the purpose of resolving underlying issues for healing. Meetings are at Vision Temple Ministries 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 410-903-7740. 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 352-270-8534 or visit www.foodaddicts.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 352220-1959. Al-Anon groups meet regularly in Citrus County. Local website nfldistrict5.com (Citrus, Hernando, Pasco). Call 352-697-0497. Homosassa: 6:30p.m. Mondays, Nature Coast Community Church, 4980 S. Suncoast Blvd. 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. Alateen: 7p.m. Thursday, St. Margarets Episcopal Church, 114 N. Osceola Ave. (meets same time as Al-Anon, in separate room). Stepping Stones AFG: 10a.m. Saturdays at Yana Club, 147 Seventh St. (off Citrus Avenue), Crystal River. Tuesday Morning Serenity: 10a.m. Tuesday at Unity Church, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. Alcoholics Anonymous: If you drink, and want to stop, call Alcoholics Anonymous Nature Coast Intergroup at 352-6210599. 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. Call 813-4231203. AC Group, 7p.m. Tuesdays at Church Without Walls, 3962 N. Roscoe Road, Hernando. Call Laverne at 352637-4563. Visit the website: www.alcoholicsforchrist.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 352-527-2443. 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, 7 to 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, 352419-4836. 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. Narcotics Anonymous is not affiliated with any of the meeting facilities listed. Call the 24-hour Helpline: 352508-1604. Information about NA is also available at NatureCoastNA.org. Overeaters Anonymous: 5 p.m. Tuesdays at Club Recovery, corner of County Road 486 and Anvil Terrace, Hernando. Voices of Recovery, 1 to 2:30p.m. Mondays at the Senior Center (V.A. building) on County Road 491, Lecanto. Call Dolores at 352746-5019. Gift of Life, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays at St. Annes library, 9870 W. Fort Island Trail, Crystal River. Call Rita at 352-382-8503. The Circle of Love, 1 to 2:30p.m. Thursdays at Our Lady of Grace Church in Beverly Hills, 6 Roosevelt Blvd. Call Carolyn at 352-341-0777. The New Beginning, 7p.m. Fridays at Our Lady of Grace, Roosevelt Boulevard, Beverly Hills. Call Carolyn at 352-341-0777. Anorexia and bulimia anonymous 12-step support group, 5:45p.m. Mondays at the Yana Club, 147 N.W. Seventh St., Crystal River (behind the police station). Call Charmaine at 352-422-3234. Citrus Abuse Shelter Association (CASA), 1100 Turner Camp Road, Inverness, offers two free weekly womens domestic abuse support groups: 5:30 to 7p.m. Tuesdays and 10:30a.m. to noon Wednesdays. Child care available. Call CASA at 352-344-8111 to sign up. Celebrate Recovery : support for any hurts, habits, hang-ups or addictions. 6:30 p.m. Mondays at Oxford Assembly of God Church, 12114 N. U.S. 301 in Oxford. Call 352-748-6124. 7 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays at the Christian Recovery Fellowship Church, 2242 W. State Road 44. Call 352-726-2800. Gulf to Lake/Crystal River UMC Celebrate Recovery Fridays at Crystal River United Methodist Church on County Road 495. Dinner ($3) at 6p.m.; large group at 7p.m.; small groups at 8p.m. Call 352-586-4709. Nature Coast Ministries seeks to help the homeless and hurting of Citrus County. We offer referrals to Celebrate Recovery, call 352563-1860. Overcomers Group for people recovering from addictions to drugs, alcohol or other out-of-control habits, 8p.m. Mondays at the Sanctuary, 7463 Grover Cleveland Blvd. Call Paul at 352-6282874. Dunnellon Life Recovery group for adults where addiction, compulsion and codependency issues are dealt with, at 7p.m. Mondays at Rainbow Springs Village Church, 20222 S.W. 102nd St. Road, Dunnellon. Call Char at 352-465-1644 or Nancy at 352-794-0017. SPRING HILL Parkinsons Tai Chi Group 2:30 to 3:30p.m. Tuesdays in the private dining room at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Spring Hill. Call Charissa Haffner at 352-346-8864. C4TUESDAY, APRIL29, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEHEALTH& LIFE 000HT0D ASSISTED LIVING CEDAR CREEK AT KINGS BAY 231 N.W. U.S. 19, Crystal River . . . 352-564-2446 SUGARMILL MANOR 8985 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa . . . 352-382-2531 SUNFLOWER SPRINGS ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITY 8733 W. Yulee Drive, Homosassa . . . 352-621-8017 SUNSHINE GARDENS 311 N.E. 4th Ave., Crystal River . . . 352-563-0235 SUPERIOR RESIDENCES OF LECANTO MEMORY CARE 4865 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy., Lecanto . . . . . . . 352-746-5483 CARDIOLOGY ARRHYTHMIA CENTER OF FLORIDA 14000 Fivay Road, Hudson . . . . . . . 727-869-5565 Toll Free . . . . . . 855-534-4325 DENTAL CITRUS HILLS DENTAL ASSOCIATES 2460 N. Essex Ave., Hernando . . . . . 352-527-1614 DENTOFACIAL INSTITUTE Hashemian, Michael M. MD DMD 591 N. Lecanto Hwy., Lecanto . . . . . . . 352-527-8000 LEDGER DENTISTRY Ledger, Jeremy A. DMD PA 3640 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa . . . 352-628-3443 CARL W. MAGYAR DDS PA Magyar, Carl W. DDS Lackey, Mark A. DMD Paredes, Nina J. DMD 510 N. Dacie Point, Lecanto . . . . . . . 352-527-8585 8415 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa . . . 352-382-1454 SMILES ON CITRUS AVE. 535 N. Citrus Ave., Crystal River . . . 352-795-1881 SWANSON, RICHARD C. DMD PA 1815 S.E. U.S. 19, Crystal River . . . 352-795-1223 TIMBERLANE FAMILY DENTISTRY Rogers, Mark C. DDS PA 1972 N. Future Terrace, Lecanto . . . . . 352-746-9111 DERMATOLOGY BAY DERMATOLOGY & COSMETIC SURGERY PA Chavda, Krina DO FAOCD Dorton, David W. DO FAOCD Board Certified Heckman, Lou Ann AARNP Weston, Cynthia AARNP Beck, Terri PA-C Rosochowicz, Kerran PA-C 7739 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa . . . 352-503-2002 SUNCOAST DERMATOLOGY AND SKIN SURGERY CENTER 525 N. Dacie Point, Lecanto . . . . . . . 352-746-2200 FAMILY/GENERAL PRACTICE BELLAM MEDICAL CLINIC Bellam, Rajendra MD 20021 S.W. 111th Place, Dunnellon . . . . . 352-465-1199 CHRIST MEDICAL CENTER 7562 Gulf to Lake Hwy., Crystal River . . . 352-564-0444 HEALTH & WELLCARE SERVICES OF FLORIDA INC. 5915 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy., Crystal River . . . 352-794-3872 HASAN, GHASSAN A. MD 700 S.E. Fifth Terrace, Ste. 6, Crystal River . . 352-794-6151 FAMILY/GENERAL PRACTICE HERNANDO MEDICAL CENTER Patel, Shirish MD 2669 N. Florida Ave., Hernando . . . . . 352-637-2550 SHAH, GIRA S. MD 203 S. Seminole Ave., Inverness . . . . . 352-726-7800 SUNCOAST PRIMARY CARE SPECIALISTS 10489 N. Florida Ave., Citrus Springs . . 352-489-2486 7991 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa . . . 352-382-8282 3733 E. Gulf to Lake Hwy., Inverness . . . . . 352-341-5520 GYMS AND EXERCISE CLUBS ANYTIME FITNESS 2010 S.E. U.S. 19, Crystal River . . . 352-794-6161 5723 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa . . . 352-503-6856 345 E. Highland Blvd., Inverness . . . . . 352-400-4894 2668 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto . . . . . . 352-270-8868 HEALTH DEPARTMENT CITRUS COUNTY HEALTH Department GADCHC 2804 W. Marc Knighton Court, Lecanto . . . . . . . 352-249-9258 TOBACCO PREVENTION . . . . . . . . . . . 1-877-822-6669 HEARING EXAMS/ HEARING AIDS AUDIBEL HEARING AID CENTERS 5699 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa . . . 352-436-4393 2036 Hwy. 44 W, Inverness . . . . . 352-419-0763 20170 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Dunnellon . . . . . 352-502-4337 BELTONE HEARING CARE CENTER 3350 E. Gulf to Lake Hwy., Unit 2 Inverness . . . . . 352-726-9545 2708 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto . . . . . . . 352-527-4327 HEARMORE SOLUTIONS 6441 W. Norvell Bryant Hwy., Crystal River . . 352-795-EARS . . . . . . . . . . . . . 352-795-3277 13005 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill . . . . . 352-556 5257 MIRACLE EAR HEARING AID CENTER Crystal River Mall 1801 N.W. U.S. 19, Crystal River . . . 352-795-1484 HEARING EXAMS/ HEARING AIDS CONTINUED NUTECH HEARING 3161 E. Gulf to Lake Hwy., Inverness . . . . . 352-419-7911 1122 N. Suncoast Blvd., Crystal River . . . 352-794-6155 PROFESSIONAL HEARING CENTERS Dingler, Denny M. DIV. HAS Audioprosthologist 211 S. Apopka Ave., Inverness . . . . . 352-726-4327 HOME HEALTH SERVICES AFFORDABLE HOMEMAKER & COMPANION SERVICES 2615 N. Florida Ave., Hernando . . . . . 352-637-4851 BRIDGING MOUNTAINS 2615 N. Florida Ave., Hernando . . . . . . 352-637-485 COMFORT KEEPERS 2244 State Road 44 West, Inverness . . . . . 352-726-4547 FLORIDA CAREGIVERS, INC. 244 S.E. U.S. 19, Crystal River . . . 352-735-7800 HOSPICE HPH HOSPICE 2939 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy., Lecanto . . . . . . . 352-527-4600 HOSPITALS CITRUS MEMORIAL HEALTH SYSTEM 502 W. Highland Blvd., Inverness . . . . . 352-726-1551 MUNROE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER 1500 S.W. 1st Ave., Ocala . . . . . . . . 352-351-7200 INDEPENDENT LIVING BRENTWOOD RETIREMENT COMMUNITY 1900 W. Alpha Court, Lecanto . . . . . . . 352-746-6611 INVERNESS CLUB SENIOR APARTMENTS 518 Ella Ave., Inverness . . . . . 352-344-8477 MEDICAL ALERTS NATURE COAST EMS 3876 W. Country Hill Dr., Lecanto . . . . . . . 352-249-4730 MEDICAL SUPPLIES/ EQUIPMENT B & W REXALL DRUGS 214 U.S. 41 South, Inverness . . . . . 352-726-1021 G & R HEALTHMART PHARMACY 3791 N. Lecanto Hwy., Beverly Hills . . . 352-527-3111 OBSTETRICS/ GYNECOLOGY SUNCOAST OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY Redrick, Scott MD FACOG 582 S.E. 7th Ave., Crystal River . . . 352-564-8245 ONCOLOGY/HEMATOLOGY ROBERT BOISSONEAULT ONCOLOGY INSTITUTE Man-To-Man Prostate Cancer Support and Education Program 522 N. Lecanto Hwy., Lecanto . . . . . . . 352-527-0106 OPTHALMOLOGY SUNCOAST EYE CENTER EYE SURGERY INSTITUTE 221 N.E. U.S. 19, Crystal River . . . 352-795-2526 OPTHALMOLOGY CONTINUED VITREORETINAL SURGEONS 212 S. Apopka Ave., Inverness 11373 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville . . . 1-800-232-0455 ORTHOPAEDIC/SPORTS MEDICINE GULFCOAST SPINE INSTITUTE 2300 E. Norvell Bryant Hwy., Hernando . . . . . 855-485-3262 7101 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill . . . . . 855-485-3262 NATURE COAST ORTHOPAEDICS & SPORTS MEDICINE CLINIC 2155 W. Mustang Blvd., Beverly Hills . . . 352-746-5707 2236 E. Gulf to Lake Hwy., Inverness . . . . . 352-344-2663 PHARMACY B & W REXALL DRUGS 214 U.S. 41 South, Inverness . . . . . 352-726-1021 G & R HEALTHMART PHARMACY 3791 N. Lecanto Hwy., Beverly Hills . . . 352-527-3111 PLASTIC/ RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY FARRIOR FACIAL PLASTIC AND COSMETIC SURGERY CENTER Farrior, Edward H. MD FACS 2908 W. Azeele St., Tampa . . . . . . . . 813-875-3223 PODIATRY NATURE COAST FOOT & ANKLE CENTER Pritchyk, Kenneth P. DPM 6254 W. Corporate Oaks Dr., Crystal River . . . 352-228-4975 SKILLED NURSING CARE CYPRESS COVE CARE CENTER 700 S.E. 8th Ave., Crystal River . . . 352-795-8832 DIAMOND RIDGE HEALTH & REHABILITATION CENTER 2730 W. Marc Knighton Court, Lecanto . . . . . . . 352-746-9500 LIFE CARE CENTER OF CITRUS COUNTY 3325 W. Jerwayne Lane, Lecanto . . . . . . . 352-746-4434 THERAPY AND REHABILITATION CRYSTAL RIVER HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER 136 N.E. 12th Ave., Crystal River . . . 352-795-5044 HOMETOWN REHAB 944 E. Norvell Bryant Hwy., Hernando . . . . . 352-341-1616 NATURE COAST PHYSICAL THERAPY & REHAB 3777 N. Lecanto Hwy., Beverly Hills . . . 352-527-3337 3787 E. Gulf to Lake Hwy., Inverness . . . . . 352-341-1101 WELLNESS BOTOX SPA 1815 S.E. U.S. 19, Crystal River . . . 352-795-1223 SKINOLOGY Stephanie Roberts 3766 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy., Lecanto . . . . . 352-302-6908 PAID ADVERTISING WEEKLY SUPPORT MEETINGS
CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, APRIL29, 2014 C5 000H90Y_2x2 000H90Y_2x3 000HZEA SAG Stops Tee Shirts for Riders $35.00 Entry Fees Post Ride Meals Sign up online at: www.rotarybikerideforthey.com The Rotary Club of Central Citrus and the Citrus County YMCA Presents Lets Ride for the Y This ride will have staggered starting times beginning at 7:30am For More Information, Call: 860-906-8234 For More Information, Call: 860-906-8234 All Net Proceeds to Benefit the Citrus County YMCA All Net Proceeds to Benefit the Citrus County YMCA Sponsored by: Crystal Automotive Citrus County Chronicle, Citrus 95.3, The Fox 96.7 Werner & Company PA, Mike Scott Plumbing, Nature Coast EMS & Citrus Oral Maxillofacial Surgery PA 000HX4Y Starring Billy Lindsey Friday, May 9Central Ridge Community Center 77 Civic Circle, Beverly HillsMembers $5.00, Non-Members $8 Doors open at 6pm Show starts at 7pmCall 352-746-4882 or 352-465-7007 for infoBURGER PLATES AND DRINKS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE 000I110 Come to Beautiful Wallace Brooks Park to watch teams from Miami, Gainesville, Orlando, Longwood, Tampa, Jacksonville, and Inverness compete in the ONLY Middle School Regatta in the South East United States! LAKE HENDERSON INVERNESS SATURDAY MAY 3, 2014 9:30 AM 3:00 PM Thank You To Our Generous Sponsors: Regetta Dock Systms, Citrus County Chronicle, Van A llen Insurance Agency, American Fire Technologies 000HWI5 Saturday, May 3 10 a.m. 2 p.m. CF Citrus Campus Learning and Conference Center 3800 S. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto College of Central Florida does not discriminate against any persons on the basis of race, color, et hnicity, religion, gender, age, marital status, national origin, genetic information or disability status in its programs, activitie s and employment. For inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies contact Carol W. Smith, Equity Officer, Ocala Campus, Ewers Cen tury Center, Room 201c, 3001 B.W. College Road, 352-854-2322, ext. 1437 or firstname.lastname@example.org Call 352-746-6721, ext. 6131 for more information! Watch demonstrations, view displays and receive information from Citrus County arts organizations, individuals, businesses, venues, and service providers. Complimentary beverages and snacks will be provided. Email email@example.com Rotary Club of Inverness A NNUAL C HARITY G OLF T OURNAMENT Download Entry Form at: www.invernessflrotary.org 000HJM6 For information call 302-0469 Saturday, May 17, 2014 8:30 a.m. Shotgun Start Inverness Golf & Country Club 000HFXH For information call 746-7563 Entry fee $60 Fee includes coffee/donuts, green and cart fees, lunch at the club and prizes. Proceeds will be donated to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Citrus County Entries must be received by May 14th. Knights of Columbus Council 6168 May 17th 8:30 a.m. Shotgun start Seven Rivers Golf & Country Club Annual Fr. Willie Memorial Golf Classic 000HNT1 000H8DR Community Happenings Community Happenings Care provides expectant or new mothers with effective techniques that may help them successfully breastfeed. Fathers are encouraged to attend. 6to 9p.m. Tuesday, May 13. Girls Night Out an evening of pampering, door prizes and important information about womens health. Featuring Anastasia Solovieva, M.D., OB/GYN; Rose Mary Sobel, M.D., OB/GYN; and Udaya Kumar, M.D., urology. Also, one-on-one conversations with physicians and free esthetician consults, facial waxing and paraffin wax hand dips. 4:30 p.m. on May 15. Registration required. Healing Ways a series of education programs designed for people concerned about skin health and wound care, especially individuals with diabetes. Programs are held at 10:30a.m. the third Wednesday monthly, feature a different topic each month, and are presented by Michelle Arevalo, program director of wound care and hyperbaric medicine at Seven Rivers Wound Care Center. On May21, the topic is Sneaky Skin Cancer. Balance Screenings Seven Rivers Rehab & Wound Center offers free balance screenings at 11541 W. Emerald Oaks Drive, Crystal River (adjacent to the hospital). Call 352-795-0534 to schedule.Matter of Balance sets training classElder Options is looking for volunteer coaches to help provide the Matter of Balance program and is offering a free (eight-hour) one-day Leader Training to become a certified coach of the program. As a coach, you help participants become more confident about managing falls, help to identify ways to reduce falls and lead exercises to help increase strength and balance. Coaches should have good communication and interpersonal skills, enthusiasm, dependability and a willingness to lead small groups of older adults. Coaches should also have the ability to lead lowto moderate-level exercises. Matter of Balance Leader Training class is scheduled from 8a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, May14, at the community room of the new HPH Hospice Care Center, 2939 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway (State Road 44) in Lecanto. If you are interested in becoming a Matter of Balance coach, register by contacting Elder Options at 352-378-6649, ext.146 or 152. Elder Options will provide ongoing support and mentoring and, as a Matter of Balance coach, you agree to coach a minimum of two classes within a 12month period. Katie Lucas, of Nature Coast EMS, is the Matter of Balance coordinator for Citrus County. If you have any questions about being a coach, call 352249-4730. Matter of Balance is an award-winning program is free to all participants and is designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falls. Matter of Balance utilizes volunteer coaches to teach the eight two-hour sessions and is sponsored by Elder Options in Gainesville and funded by Elder Affairs of Florida. Alzheimers AssociationFlorida Gulf Coast Chapter affiliated support groups are for family members, caregivers and others interested in learning more about Alzheimers disease. Meetings are open to everyone and free of charge. To arrange free respite care so you can attend a group, call the Hernando office at 352-688-4537 or 800-772-8672. Website: www.alzsupport.com Live chat every Wednesday at noon. Message boards open at all times to post questions and leave replies. Join the Alzheimers Association online community at www.alz.org/living_with_alzheimers_ message_boards_lwa.asp. Third Friday, 10:30a.m., Floral City United Methodist Church, 8840 E. Marvin St., Floral City. First Tuesday, 11a.m., Our Lady of Fatima, 550 S. U.S. 41, Inverness. Second Monday, 1p.m., First United Methodist Church of Homosassa, 8831 W. Bradshaw St., Homosassa. Free respite care available. Last Wednesday, 11:30a.m., Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, 6 Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. Free respite care available. Brooksville: Lykes Memorial County Library, 238 Howell Ave.; 2:30p.m. first Friday monthly. Call Jerry Fisher at 352-688-4537. Brooksville: Oak Hill Hospital Senior Partners, 11361 Cortez Blvd.; 2:30p.m. first Thursday monthly. Call Jerry Fisher at 352-688-4537. Spring Hill: The Residence at Timber Pines, 3140 Forest Road; 2p.m. third Monday monthly. Call Diane Koenig at 352-683-9009 or The Residence at 352-683-9009. Free respite care provided, call to reserve. First United Methodist Church of Homosassa has several support groups that run on a monthly basis. All groups are open to the public and free of charge, and meet at 1 p.m. in Room 203 in the Administration Building: First Monday: diabetic support group. Second Monday: Alzheimers/dementia caregivers support group. Fourth Monday: stroke survivors support group. Memory Lane Respite offered weekly for people with Alzheimers/dementia. Anyone bringing a loved one for the first time is encouraged to come early to fill out information forms. Call 352-6284083 for meeting dates. Citrus Memorial Health System is a 198-bed, not-for-profit community hospital that provides health care services to residents of Citrus County and surrounding communities. Support group meetings are in the CMHS Administration Building unless indicated. RBOI Prostate Cancer Support Group: 11:30a.m. the first Wednesday monthly at Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute, 522 N. Lecanto Highway. Call 352-527-0106. AHEC Quit Smoking: 3p.m. Tuesdays at Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute, Allen Ridge Medical Mall, 522 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. Call 813-929-1000, ext.213. Citrus Cancer Support: 4:30p.m. the third Tuesday, cafeteria meeting room. Call Carol at 352726-1551, ext.6596 or ext. 3329. Cancer Support: at Cancer Treatment Center. Call Jeannette at 352-746-1100 for date and time. Diabetes Support: Call Carol McHugh, R.N., at 352-341-6110 for details. Head and Neck Cancer Support: Robert Boissoneault Cancer Institute. Contact Wendy Hall at 352-527-0106. Heart-Healthy Eating Workshop: 1:30 to 3p.m. second Wednesday every other month, CMHS Medical Office Building. Call 352-560-6266 or 352-344-6538 to register. Look Good Feel Better: monthly at Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute, Allen Ridge Medical Mall, 522 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto, sponsored by the American Cancer Society, the Cosmetology Association and the Personal Care Products Council. A licensed cosmetologist is present to advise women about many issues. For dates, times, more information or to register, call the American Cancer Society at 800-395-5665. Mended Hearts Support: 10a.m. second Friday, Gulf Room at CMHS Historic Building. Call Cardiovascular Services at 352-344-6416. Ostomy Support Group: 2p.m. third Sunday, Cyprus Room, at the CMHS Historic Building, 131 S. Citrus Ave., Inverness. Call Ted at 352489-7888 or Steve 352-229-4202. Stroke Support Group of Citrus County: 3p.m. third Wednesday monthly, CMHS Annex Building conference room, State Road 44 across from Walgreens. Call 352-344-6596 or 352-344-1646. Hospice of Citrus County support groups and workshops. Call 866-642-0962 or 352-527-2348 for information. Grief workshops: 1 p.m. Thursday Hospice of Citrus County Clinical Office, 326. S. Line Ave., Inverness. 2 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday Newly Bereaved Grief Workshop, Wings Education Center, 8471 W. Periwinkle Lane, Homosassa. Grief support groups: 11 a.m. Tuesday Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church Parish Life Center, 6 Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. 9 a.m. Wednesday Griefs Journey ... A Walking Group, Whispering Pines Park (Parking Area E). 10 a.m. Thursday Wings Education Center, 8471 W. Periwinkle Lane, Homosassa. 2 p.m. second Thursday Hospice of the Nature Coast Levy Office, 24-B County Road 40 E., Inglis. 10:30 a.m. Saturday First United Methodist Church, 831 Bradshaw St., Homosassa. Evening support groups (for working people): 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, newly bereaved Hospice of Citrus County Clinical Office, 326 Line Ave., Inverness. NOTESContinued from Page C3 SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONSHEALTH& LIFE
Submit information at least two weeks before the e vent. Multiple publications cannot be guaranteed. Submit material at Chronicle of fices in Inverness or Crystal River; by fax at 352-563-3280; or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Notes tend to run one week prior to the date of an e vent. Publication on a special day cant be guaranteed. Scholarships available for music studentsThe Citrus Community Concert Choir Inc. is offering scholarships to local students desiring to further their education in vocal and musical arts. In the past, recipients have been awarded up to $1,500. Former recipients have gone on to study in such varied fields as opera, music conducting, composition and instrumental performance. Some of the selections in the choirs upcoming spring concert have been composed by one of the former scholarship recipients. Application forms and information are available at www.citrus choir.com. All application submissions must be received by Wednesday. Interested students may also call the choirs musical director, Jacki Scott, at 352212-1746. PediAquatics plans fundraiser, festivalThere will be a Swim-A-Thon and Spring Festival Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 2211 S. Whitehurst Ave., Homosassa. All ages, children and adults, will participate and proceeds go toward scholarships for survival swim lessons. Scholarships are now available for survival swim lessons for children ages 1 to 4 at PediAquatics. Apply online at www.GiftOfPediaquatics.org. Partial scholarships are also available. The spring festival, which begins at 9:30 a.m., will feature a water slide (donated by I JUMP), Thomas the Train, hot dogs and snow cones, a doughnut on a string, water balloon toss, games, 50/50 raffle and more. For more information call 352586-6695. Register now for LHS volleyball campLHS volleyball camp will be June 2 through 5 for students age 4 to entering ninth grade. The cost is $65, or $60 if registered by Thursday. For information, call Alice Christian or email email@example.com.Parliamentarians to wrap up seasonCitrus County Unit of Parliamentarians (CCUP) meets the first Friday monthly, September through May, at Whispering Pines Park, 1700 Forest Drive, Inverness, recreation building. The program begins at 9:30a.m., followed by a business meeting. For information, call Connie at 352-527-2599 or Herb at 352-795-7159. COMMUNITYPage C6TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Precious PawsADOPTABLE Ashley Special to the ChronicleAshley is a spayed female Dachshund mix weighing about 28 pounds. She will make a great family pet with an active lifestyle. She is housebroken and used to a fence yard. Cats are OK and kids are great. Ashley likes to cuddle and sleep in the bed. Lots of cats, kittens and a few canines are ready and waiting for homes. Kittens and cats are available for adoption at the Pet Supermarket on State Road 44 in Inverness during regular store hours. The Crystal River Mall adoption center is open from noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The Floral City Adoption Center at 7360 S. Florida Ave. is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call 352-726-4700 or go to www.preciouspaws florida.com. NEWS NOTES CITRUS COUNTY SENIOR DININGPROGRAM MAY 2014 btnfrnfnfr nbfnfrn nffrn MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY btnfr rnr nrn btn btfrtt bt t ttr bttt r !"r# r fftb ftt ttr !f $ %&nrn!fnn'n#r( fnnr!fnr!nn n "tfft #tfrtt $% ttr trr ) f&r %r !*+b,r n n!( nr !"r# 'ffr ftt "fftt nn#!nn btfr"rt #tfrt(t)ff ftt ttr r* r / "!nnn t"tft trtfr"tft +"ffbtrt bttt,+tn0rn t./r 'ff $t) tt fn3 rn 4 (t)f" "-! 6nr!n ttr .t .ttftrrr $ '#!! ttt fft $% t r* r r "b8" 6n tt bt "ffbtrt ttr*+ "frtt nr !"r# t(r"t rrft6 (t)ff "ffbtrt ttr !ft ) nn#-n!n "rt 'ff fbtrt r r :!trr !"r# ftt (t)ff "fftt ttr rtf fn n!rbt tfrt "fftt ttr trr $; .trtf&r 0!33n r !n t!btr r*(t)f "fftt ttr*+ bttt $ %,r n!br ( ,rb8n tt 'ff $t) t $$ r !nn 7t"tft ttrr"tft "fftt ttr.t ttr $7 f
COMMUNITYCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE TUESDAY, APRIL29, 2014 C7 Go country with Knights in DunnellonThe Knights of Columbus will sponsor a Country Western Dinner Dance featuring an encore performance by the Country Sunshine Band on Saturday in the parish hall of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 7525 U.S. 41 S. in Dunnellon. The evening includes a country-style dinner, cash bar, 50/50, basket raffles and a door prize. Doors will open at 5:30p.m., with dinner served at 6:30. Tickets are $15 and are available at the church office, from the Knights or by calling 352-489-6221 for tickets/table reservations.View latest fashions from academyThe Manhattan Hairstyling Academy Fashion Show will take place from 5to 7p.m. Saturday. All are welcome to come for a night of fun to explore the fashion industry in clothing, hair, makeup and nails. There will be raffle giveaways and refreshments will be served. The Manhattan Hairstyling Academy is at 1522 U.S. 41, Inverness. For information, contact Cathy Dubois at mgpandme@ yahoo.com or 352-422-6988, or call the academy at 352-341-5600.Meatloaf on menu for VFW Post 4864VFW Edward W. Penno Post 4864 invites the public to a meatloaf dinner from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Friday at 10199 N. Citrus Springs Blvd., Citrus Springs. The cost is $8; children younger than 6 eat for $4. For more information, call 352465-4864.Florida Artists Gallery & Caf honors vetsThe Florida Artists Gallery & Caf will celebrate the month of May with an exhibition spotlighting military veteran artists who live in Citrus and adjoining counties. The exhibit will open at The Gallery Caf on May 3 and run through May 31. A special Memorial Day open house will be hosted May 26. The Florida Artists Gallery & Caf is in the historic Knight House at 8219 Orange Ave. in Floral City. The Gallery and Caf are open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., seven days a week. Admission is free. For more information, call 352344-9300, visit www.flartists gallery.com or visit on Facebook.Training offered for animal foster parentsCitrus County Animal Services invites everyone to attend an information/training session on becoming a foster home for shelter animals, to take place from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at the Citrus County Canning Center, 3405 W. Southern St. in Lecanto (off County Road 491 and State Road 44). RSVP to Billie Lombardo, Citrus County Animal Services volunteer coordinator, at Billie.firstname.lastname@example.org or call 352-746-8408.YMCA fundraiser offers local colorCitrus Cultural Alliance announces a coloring book fundraiser to benefit YMCA of Citrus County. Coloring books are $3 each and available at: Franklin Anderson Gallery, Crystal River; Florida Artists Gallery, Floral City; Old Courthouse Heritage Museum, Inverness; Old Mill Gallery and Printing Museum, Homosassa; and the YMCA of Citrus County. Images were donated by local Citrus County artists and include historic places, local landscapes, wildlife and humor. To enter the coloring contest, color the cover image, then tear off, fill out the back and mail in or drop off. Prizes for first place is $50, second place $35 and third place $15. Deadline for contest entries is Wednesday. Winners will be announced May10. Visit www.citruscultural alliance.org links page for participating CCA members. Buy some stuff, help kids go to campRed Level Baptist Church will be having a yard sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Everything will be sold for donation to help church youths go to summer camp. The church is at 11025 W. Dunnellon Road, County Road 488, one mile off U.S. 19, Crystal River. For information, call 352795-2086. NEWS NOTES Special to the ChronicleHPH Hospice will host a community grand opening for its new Hospice Care Center of Citrus County, before the facility is open to patients, from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the facility, 2939 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Lecanto. Remote parking with bus transportation is available at the Realtors Association on State Road 44, which is 7/10 of a mile east of County Road 491. The campus houses the Hospice Care Center on the first floor and the team office on the second. Several memorial walkways circle the building and theres one specifically for veterans.Our goal is to make this a home away from home for patients and their families where they can expect the best possible care and compassion, said Jaysen Roa, HPHs Citrus County executive director. Roa said there is plenty of room for expansion. Attendees are able to tour the building, enjoy light refreshments and observe the dedication of the Veterans Walkway. County Commissioner John JJ Kenney will sing the national anthem and local veterans groups will provide a flag-folding ceremony, flag-raising ceremony and a 21-gun salute. A dove and butterfly release will also be held in the courtyard. For information, call 352-527-4600. HPH Hospice grand opening for Lecanto center slated for Saturday Special to the ChronicleAspire Relationship Center announces the second annual Walk & Roll-A-Thon from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Starting at the Withlacoochee Bay Trail and Felburn Park, runners, bikers, walkers and rollerbladers of all ages are welcome to come out and support the schoolbased program. The RIVER Project, taught in local middle and high schools, reaches over 4,000 Citrus County teens annually with the information to establish healthy sexuality and support healthy relationships. Nick Nicholas Ford is sponsoring the Drive 4 UR Community event. Come and test drive a new Ford and Ford Motor Co. will donate $20 to Aspire Home of The RIVER Project for every test drive taken at the event. For more information, visit www.theriverproject.info/ events. Walk & Roll-A-Thon coming Saturday Special to the ChronicleMore than 100 golfers came out to Skyview golf course at Citrus Hills recently to pay tribute to the late Lenny Navickas. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, St. Scholastica Council 14485, where Navickas served in many positions and events, the proceeds were dedicated to his family. The Knights are very grateful to all those who participated, as well as all the outpouring of donations and hole sponsors. Special thanks are given to the Rev. Bob Romaine, Steve Tamposi, Les Cook and Michelle Navickas for their thoughts and prayers in memory of Lenny. Although the pre-made check reads $15,000, the actual amount collected was closer to $20,000. Pictured are Les Cook, Citrus County property appraiser, Bill Matos, council director and tournament coordinator, and Michelle Navickas. Tribute to Lenny Navickas Special to the ChronicleThe Citrus County Board of County Commissioners proclaimed the week of May 18 through 24 as Emergency Medical Services Week in dedication of all team members of Nature Coast EMS. Emergency medical services are a vital public service and the members of the emergency medical services teams are ready to provide lifesaving care to those in need 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The members of the emergency medical services team consist of physicians, nurses, medical technicians, paramedics, educators and administrators that engage in thousands of hours of specialized training and continuing education. Emergency Medical Services Week NEWS NOTES PR organization targets editorial pageThe May meeting of the Florida Public Relations Association Nature Coast Chapter is scheduled for Friday at Citrus Hills Golf and Country Club. Networking begins at 11:30a.m., with the program at noon. Guest speaker is Dan Ward, APR, from Curley & Pynn; his topic is Communicating Your Opinion: How to Effectively Target the Editorial Page. Any public relations or communications professional in the Citrus/Hernando area is welcome to attend the luncheon. The cost is $15 for members and $18 for nonmembers. Email email@example.com to reserve a seat.Novel Society to participate in expoThe First Florida Chapter of the Historical Novel Society is participating in the Arts Expo hosted by the College of Central Florida, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at CF Citrus Campus Learning Center, 3800 S. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. Several of the chapters author members will be there to talk to the public and provide information on the Historical Novel Society, an international organization that promotes historical fiction. Some of their books will also be available for sale. The Expo is free. For information on the Expo, call 352-746-6721, ext. 6131. Everyone interested in reading and writing in the historical novel genre is welcome to attend meetings of the First Florida Chapter of the Historical Novel Society. For more information on the chapter, call Sarah Glenn at 727-945-1064 (evenings) or visit www. fchns.org.Cinco De Mayo fiesta at IR-RU Social ClubCelebrate Cinco De Mayo with gusto on Sunday at the IR-RU Family Social Club, 922 U.S.41 S., Inverness. Dinner will be served from 3to 6p.m. Menu includes Arizona chicken, baked corn casserole and black beans with Mexican rice for $5. Drink specials will be served from 3to 8p.m. Entertainment will be provided by Jimmy Sparks from 4to 8 p.m. For information, call 352637-5118.
CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEENTERTAINMENT C8TUESDAY, APRIL29, 2014 PHILLIPALDER Newspaper Enterprise Assn.This week, we are looking at strong jump shifts. The opener bids one of a suit and responder makes a single jump in a new suit. Responder shows 13-16 high-card points and either a one-suiter with an excellent suit (in principle, with a play for at most one loser opposite a low singleton), or a two-suiter with at least nine cards divided 5-plus 4-plus in the responders suit and the openers suit. In the old days, a strong jump shift promised some 17-19 high-card points. This was not a good idea. First, a hand that strong almost never came up; and second, with that amount of power, responder did best to make a quiet response to learn as much as possible about the distribution and strength of his partners hand before naming the final contract. In todays deal, responders second jump showed that his suit was completely solid. North, after rebidding two no-trump to find out which hand-type his partner had, used Blackwood before signing off in six hearts. After West leads the club queen, how should South proceed? Declarer is faced with three losers in his hand: one diamond and two clubs. He does not have time to play a diamond to establish a discard, because East would win with his ace and cash the club king. South must win with dummys club ace, play a heart to his ace, and take the three spade tricks, discarding his diamond loser. Then declarer gives up a club. 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Cliff wants to marry me, but Ive turned him down. The problem is, he wants us to get married and each live in our own houses. We are both 67 years old. Right now, Cliff spends weekends at my place. When I suggest going to his house on the occasional weekend, he says no, claiming he hasnt had time to clean or there are no groceries or my bed is more comfortable and my TV is bigger, etc., etc. When I suggested we purchase a house together, Cliff said he will never leave his house. Ever. He thinks I should put my stuff in storage and move in with only my clothes. I feel so defeated. Cliff says he loves me, but admits he likes to live by himself. We tried counseling, but he doesnt like what they say to him. I broke up with him and have even gone out on a few dates, but it only makes me miss him more. Any advice? Ohio Dear Ohio: Cliff sounds set in his ways and nervous about changes to his environment. He thinks if he keeps his house exactly as it is, his life will stay exactly the same, and he finds great comfort in that. You arent going to win this fight without negative repercussions, so decide whether marriage is your goal. There is no reason the two of you cannot continue as you are and take marriage off the table altogether. But if you want to marry and actually live together, Cliff is not your guy. Dear Annie: How can I get my wife to travel? We have been married for 55 years and have not taken any long vacations together. Years ago, I traveled for work and loved it. My wife has never held an outside job. She stayed home to raise our four children and now takes care of our great-grandson. My wife inherited some money from a relative, but she hoards it for herself. We can afford to travel, but she wont. Please help me out. I want to see places before I die. Sam in Atlanta Dear Sam: You will have to see them without your wife. There may be myriad reasons why she doesnt wish to travel. She could be afraid of flying or of unfamiliar places; she could find travel uninteresting or exhausting; she may not want to leave her greatgrandson; she may think she is too old. You could ask whether she would take a short trip to a nearby place say a weekend in Savannah or a minivacation with your great-grandson and then perhaps convince her to travel farther afield. If she absolutely refuses, look into going on your own through group tours or traveling with friends. But dont expect her to use her inheritance money for your pursuits. Youll have to find another way to pay for this. Dear Annie: Heres my response to Not a Lawyer, whose family told him that lawyers dont give out free advice: A doctor and a lawyer were walking out of church one morning after services. The doctor couldnt stop complaining that wherever he went people approached him asking medical questions and wanting free advice. The lawyer explained that he, too, was once the target of people asking him for free advice, but he found a way to end it. How did you manage it? asked the doctor. Oh, that was easy, the lawyer replied. I started sending out bills, and soon enough the problem was solved. The following week, the doctor opened a letter from the lawyer that contained a bill for his services. My wife and I enjoy reading your column every day. M.S., Montreal, QuebecAnnies Mailbox is written by Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar, longtime editors of the Ann Landers column. Please email your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org, 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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BENCH ONLY. $20. 464-0316 THREE WHEELED WALKER LARGE WHEELS ONLY50.00 464-0316 Permobil Wheelchair, does everything, incl. tbl. Orig. cost $20,000, BO. portable lift, $500 OBO. Orig. $2,000. (352)726-5070 CHILDS MANUAL WHEELCHAIR, GOOD SHAPE,YELLOW W/ FOOTRESTS. ONLY $85 (352)464-0316 NEW SHOWER CHAIR WITH BACK. ADJUSTABLE LEGS FIBERGLASS ONLY30.00 352 464 O316 4 WHEELED WALKER WITH SEATAND BAG ONLY70.00 464 0316 DISPLAYCASES 1/64 die cast car display cases $40.00 each 352-746-6931 HARLEYSTOC EXHAUSTPIPES NEW FITS 1350-1450 SLIDE ON ONLY$75 (352)464-0316 HIGH END LICENSE PLATE FRAMES for BMW & Jaguar Chrome $20 Each Call 726-0040 Kirby Vacuum all attachements, 2001 Limited Ed, like new cond $125 Treadmill, Tunturi 620, good running $175 (352) 341-0557 KITCHENAID Stainless SteelAutomatic 12 cup Coffee Maker $25 Call 726-0040 MENS SCHWINN DELMAR BIKE-26, 1 spd, comfort ride, black, like new, $80. 352-628-0033 TABLE 5BROWN FORMICAtop Heavy duty Legs fold. Yard sales/banquet, etc. $30. (352)270-3909 WASHBURN LYON ELECTRIC GUITARblack with white guard, 1 broken string. $30. 352-628-0033 WINDOWTREATMENT Custom fabric covered cornice, Beige. Fits 5 ft. window. $50.00 Call 352-621-7586 4 INCH TOILETSEAT RISER ITMAKES IT EASIERTO GETUP ONLY$25 (352)464-0316 4 PRONGED CANE DONTWAITTO FALL AND NEED ITLATER ONLY$25 (352)464-0316 Adult Protective underware. 18 per package. $4.00/pkg Floor to Ceiling PVP poll w/ trapeze $150 (352) 726-5070 BEDSIDE COMMODE &ALUMINUM WALKER both have adjustable legs only $20 each (352)464-0316 Riding Lawn Mower Simplicity Cornet, 34 cut, 13 HPgood cond well maintained $275; Black & Decker 18 electric mower w/ grass catcher $100 (352) 341-0557 MEXICAN PETUNIAS Pink & Purple in 4 inch pots 6 for $10 Off Croft Rd 613-5818 ROSE OF SHARON 2Year Old Seedlings Mixed Colors 3 for $12/$5 ea Inv. Off Croft Rd 613-5818 2 CRAB TRAPs-coated metal trap, 24 x 24 x 18 tall, Ex., $20 each. (352)628-0033 4 WHEELWALKERseat, basket, hand brakes & wheel locks, folds for storage, Ex., $50. 628-0033 225/75R-16 Goodyear light truck tire GREAT SHAPE ONLY$50 352-464-0316 7-5 GALLON METAL OLD FUELCANS WITH SPOUTSALLFOR $80 464-0316 APPLIANCES like new washers/dryers, stoves, fridges 30 day warranty trade-ins, 352-302-3030 Cannondale Mens bike, never used. New-$600 asking $300; Self propelled lawn mower, Honda Husqvarna, Like New $200 352-382-3545 Chest Freezer Frigidaire, 8 cu ft., less than 1 yr. old, excel. cond. $250. Beautiful 3 pc. Bassett Entertainment Center opening for 37 TV. excel. cond. $250 (352) 419-7213 Deep Stainless Steel Sink w/faucet, $50. Countertop for Center Island 64 x 36 $20. (352) 419-8888 BASSETSOFABED 80in. flower pattern. $95.neg. 352-344-8212 DRESSER WITH MIRROR 66inch triple draw Mediterranean.$45. 352-344-8212 DRESSER WITH MIRROR 66inch triple draw Mediterranean.$45. 352-344-8212 LIGHTED ENTERTAINMENT CENTER HOLDS 32 TV WHITE WASHED $50 352-613-0529 Love Seat w/2 recliners. Wheat print. Ex. cond. $175. (352)726-5070 Queen size Bed, Oak, w/ chest & mirror 10 pc comforter set $175 (352) 628-4051 Sofa & Love Seat Good cond. Neutral Color $250; Oversized Chair & Ottaman, fabric, good cond $100 (352) 503-9189 TRADE IN MATTRESS SETS FOR SALE Starting at $50. King, Queen, Full, Twin Very good condition 352-621-4500 2 Riding Lawn Mowers Recondition, $350 ea. Delivered in Citrus County or Dunnellon. (352) 507-1490 AFFORDABLE Top Soil, Rock, Mulch Hauling & Tractor Work 352-341-2019, 201-5147 Craftsman mower/bagger good condition $50. (352) 637-0560 Craftsman Zero Turn Riding mower, 44 deck, 20 HP, Kolar engine. $1500 (352) 746-7357 Lawn Sweeper 42 sweep $75 (352) 341-0557 Poulan XT Riding Mower 30 Like New, Little Use Paid $900. Asking $650. (352) 628-5553 AV receiver/amp $10. 352-419-4464 PLANAR COMPUTER MONITOR Good condition, black colored, has speakers. $50 (352)465-1616 TVAPEX 20 WITH BUILT IN DVD PLAYER & REMOTE $50 352-613-0529 STILTS FOR DOING SHEETROCK WORK. GREAT.OK SHAPE (PAINTONTHEM) ONLY$75. 464-0316 COMPUTER DESKTOP windows xp, monitor and all accessories $100. (352)628-4210 NINTENDO GAMEBOY. Vintage Handheld Nintendo Gameboy. Comes with 10 games. $75.00 352-364-6704 8pc Patio Set Large table w/4 chairs recliner,ottoman, lounge chair all w/cushions, good condition $300. (352) 746-5634 SEWING & REPAIR Awnings RV & Home Boat Canvas & Seats Golf CartSeatsTops Patio Furn., 563-0066 TABLE,CHAIR SET. glass top table & 4 padded chairs. like new! $65. neg. 352-344-8212 Black Leather Office Chair w/ottoman exc. cond. $85. (352) 418-5926 Black Recliner Stand w/light White chair w/microwave stand All for $180. (352) 795-7254 DRESSER WITH MIRROR 66inch triple draw Mediterranean.$45. 352-344-8212 Trash Compacter $25 Chest Freezer $80 (352) 503-9189 DESK CHAIR High back, adjustable, swivel. Black. $30.00 (352)564-4214 DESK CHAIR High back, adjustable, swivel. Black. $30.00 (352)564-4214 DUDLEYS AUCTION TWO AUCTIONS Thur 5 1 May Day fun 3pm Walk About Auction filled w/shop & power tool, Designer Furniture, Bikes, outdoor adventures & more Sun 5 4 Antique & Collectible Auction 1pm 500+lots w Custom Imported Oriental DR & BR, Primitive to Victorian, Mid Century, Restored Gas pump, Coins, Jewelry, Art, Signed Memorabilia, +++ ********************** call for info 637-9588 dudleysauction .com 4000 S Florida Ave (US41S) Inverness Ab1667 10% bp cash/ck. LG 55 Smart TV model LN5600 brand new, still in box orign. $900. $700. firm call btwn 11a -5p (352) 527-8007 Panasonic 42 in, HD, Flat Screen Great Picture Must Sell $200 obo Homosassa 315-729-2634 Ice Cream Set Table, marble top, 4 padded chairs $175. (352) 527-4301 Beanie Babies $10 ea, 2 for $15 (352) 249-7064 MICHAELJACKSON PLATINUM EDITION COLLECTORS VAULT AMUSTHAVE ONLY $25. 464-0316 25.5 Cubic ft. Maytag side by side refrigerator/freezer. Water & ice in door. Ex. Cond. $275. (352)726-1005 APPLIANCES like new washers/dryers, stoves, fridges 30 day warranty trade-ins, 352-302-3030 ColemanAir/Heat 3 Ton Mobile Home unit package $300. (678) 617-5560 MICROWAVE KENMORE MOUNTS OVER THE STOVE 30 WIDE WHITE $70 352-613-0529 Refrigerator with ice maker $150 Washer & Dryer $200 will sell separately (678) 617-5560 SMITTYSAPPLIANCE REPAIR.Also W anted Dead or Alive W ashers & Dryers. FREE PICK UP! 352-564-8179 SOLDKenmore Elite 17 cu ft. Freezer 2 years old, with full transferable warranty through Sept. 2016 WASHER OR DRYER $145 ea. Reliable, Clean, Like New, Excel Working Cond, 60 day Guar.Free Del/Set up. 352-263-7398 Need a JOB?#1 Employment source is www.chronicleonline.com Classifieds
C12TUESDAY,APRIL29,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE 000HQCB 0 0 0 8 X H J For more information on how to reach Citrus County readers call 352-563-5592. 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. Your world first.Every Dayvautomotive Classifieds HERNANDOWatsons Fish Camp 55+ Rental Community (352) 726-2225 INVERNESS Lake Front Home spectacular views spacious 3/2/2, $800 (908) 322-6529 Old Homosassa Lrg. 1/1, liv & fam rm, scrn prch, lots of storage, dock w/ access to gulf. $750., no pets /smoke 352-628-2261 CITRUS SPRINGSWhole House Access $125/wk. call Bruce @ 352-445-9136 or Ray @ 828-497-2610 DEBTHOMPSON One call away for your buying and selling needs. Realtor that you can refer to your family and friends. Service with a smile seven days a week. Parsley Real Estate Deb Thompson 352-634-2656 email@example.com and debthomp son.com CRYSTAL RIVERFully Furnished Studio Efficiency w/ equipped kit. All util., cable, Internet, & cleaning provided. $599.mo 352-586-1813 HERNANDOWatsons Fish Camp 55+ Rental Community (352) 726-2225 INVERNESSWaterfront Studio $500 dep; $125/wk. all utils. 352-364-7588 Brentwood& Terra Vista of Citrus Hills Homes & Townhomes Furnished & unfurnished. Starting at $1000/ per month, social membership included Six months minimum. Terra Vista Realty Group.Call 746-6121 BEVERLYHILLS2 bed, 1 bath. W/D, FL room, fresh paint, new roof, garage, fenced yard, no pets. $600 mo. 352-464-2845 CRYSTAL RIVER2/1 duplex. basic water,sewer incl $495. 220-2447 or 212-2051 HOMOSASSA2/2. House/dock on a spring feed canal off Halls River. Low profile boats/kayaks only. Fenced yard/pet ok with first, last and security. Available now. $800/month. Drive by first 8928 W. White Dogwood then call 619-301-5442 RENT T O OWN 3 bd/ No credit ck! 352-464-6020 JADEMISSION.COM Floral City-BEAUTIFUL 14X60, in Adult Park, 2BR, 2BA, 1 scr. room, 1 sunrm, completely furn., Park Rent $183. Shed, $25,000 352-860-2105 Nice Older Singlewide in Singing Forest Adult Park, has addition and partially furn. Low Lot Rent $18,300 obo 352-726-9369 CRYSTAL RIVER2/1 on land, remodeled, rent $600. long or short Sell $42K OBO (352) 427-2640 CRYSTALRIVER2/B $550. 3/B $850 Hs sec. $450. 563-9857 FLORAL CITYLAKEFRONT 1 Bedrm. AC, Clean, No Pets (352) 344-1025 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 US 19 Office-$550. office/warehouse 1/b-1ba $1200. util. incl. 352-634-0129 BRENTWOODTownhome 3/2.5 w/Social Membership (352) 613-4459 HOMOSASSA 3/2 singlewide on acre 5192 S Amanda PT $15,000 212-2051 2br/2ba, 55+ Thun derbird Park. Lot 45 crpt, furnished, washer dryer, freezr. Porch w/ sliding windows. Lot rent $250 352-794-3441 55+ Park, 2 bd/1ba SW w/fireplace, new carport and carpeting, appliances incl. as is -$5,000. 352-563-0500 Crystal River 2 bed 1 bath partially furnished home in 55+ park includes carport, FL room & shed. $ 7,000. 607-591-0273 Crystal River Village 3 bedroom. 2 bath. 1248 SqFt 2005 Merit MH w/screen porch, 2-car carport & storage shed located in 55+ gated comm. w/pool & clubhouse. $28K OBO, motivated seller will negotiate. (352)564 -0819 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! REDUCED $63,000. 813-464-9858 Beautiful 3 bedroom, 2 bath, open floor plan, porch/sheds on 1.5 Acres 352-795-1272 Homosassa 2006 DW 3/2 on acre. Mint Prvt Street. New: tile, wood flr ,DW &paint. $69k owner fin. w/$ down. 352-422-6974 Homosassa 2BR/2BA on approx 1 Acre. New bathrooms, Lg screened porch, dead end Rd. $42,000. 352-302-1383 No Owner Financing HOMOSASSA 2BR/2BA, Fully furnished, Great Location Drastically Reduced (352) 746-0524 HOMOSASSALarge 3BR/2BAExc cond, with laminate and tile floors throughout $650 per month or rent to own w/ $3000 down 3394Arundel Ter Call for appointment Tony Tubolina Brk Owner (727) 385-6330 INVERNESS 2/1 Turn key, not in a park. well maint. newer appl., Remodeled kitchen & bath, W/D double carport, 2 sheds, RV hookup 2 mi. to town $34,900 352-201-5868 (352) 201-7081 OWNER FINANCING!Home for Sale 4/3 on 1.25 acres, paved rd. fenced yard, work shop & utility shed, Florida room, deck on back & front concrete driveway with carport. Only $79,900. $14,000 down only $648.92/mo W.A.C. Call to View 352-621-3807 Green Amazon Parrot with cage. 25 yrs old. Asking $650 352-642-2823 RED MINIATURE POODLE PUPS Red Miniature Poodles; 10 weeks old; Health Certifications; CKC registered; $750.00 352-419-8233 Schnauzer Pups 2 male, Born Nov. 14 Shih-Tzu Pup 1 male Born Jan. 21, 352-795-5896 Day SHIH-TZU PUPS, Males Starting @$400 Peek-a-Zu PUPS Males Starting @ $300. Beverly Hills, Florida (352) 270-8827 BRINGYOUR FISHING POLE! INVERNESS, FL55+ park on lake w/5 piers, clubhouse and much more! Rent incl. grass cutting and your water 1 bedroom, 1 bath @$425 Pets considered and section 8 is accepted. Call 800-747-4283 For Details! CRYSTAL RIVER2/1 $500 & 2/1 $550 cl 4 info 352-584-3348 DUNNELLON/488Clean 2/1 Particiall fenced, shed, $475/mo. + Dep (352) 795-6970 HOMOSASSA2/1.5, LG Fenced Yard, References, $475; 352-220-6303 HOMOSASSA SPRINGS3 bedroom. 2 bath. Just renovated. One mile east of US 19. Small fenced lot. $500 first and last. 865-809-6101 2/2 Doublewide In 55+ Park, Homoassaa Well maintained very nice $23,500. (407) 617-5507 Cell MOVE IN NOWNice Home on AC fenced yard, 1500 sf 3/2 Home in new cond., Drywall with 2 x 6 construction. New appliances, carpet, paint, decks, & ceramic tile flooring. Financing available only $69,900. ($450/mo.) W.A.C. Call (352) 621-9183 Private Owner Financing USED/NEW/REPO Serving the South East United States 1-877-578-5729 Ready to Show! In Homosassa 2Br/1Ba 1982 Single Wide. NO HIDDEN FEES! 20K Includes Delv/Set/NewAC, Heat, skirting, steps, gutters & down spouts 1727-967-4230 SA VE ,SA VE ,SA VE $3,000-$11,000 on our huge lot model sale going on now. Only 3 left! Call Taylor Made Homes Call (352) 621-9181 New Homes from $40.00 per sq. ft. **FLORALCITY3/2** 1+ACRE treed lot, DOCK, garage, very nice, $89,900 716-434-6527 TRADE FOR PONTOON Have 19Deck boat w/88 fresh rebuilt motor.trade for like pontoon boat 352-560-7747 Queen size Waterbed Frame pls call (772) 579-0517 WANT TO BUY HOUSE or MOBILE Any Area, Condition or Situation Fred, 352-726-9369 3YR OLD HOUND MIX The beautiful Rema! This girl is just as sweet as she is gorgeous. Very affectionate, loves to cuddle and lay her head on you. Doing well with leash training, gets along with some dogs, and does well with children. Her $60 adoption fee includes her spay, all current vaccinations, microchip, heartworm test, and 30 days of health insurance. Call Laci @ 352-212-8936 BARONa SPECIALNEEDS 6-10 y.o. St. Bernard mix male, came as stray to shelter.Appears housebrkn, weight 91 lbs.A very calm older dog, in search of what would probably be his last home. Very friendly, comes to people for affection, Heartworm-negative, amazingly. May be partially blind, but definitely can see somewhat. He still loves life and wants to be the companion for a kind, loving person or couple who would understand his limitations. Would there be someone who would be willing to give this sweet dog a good home for his later years? Call Joanne @ 352-795-1288. CKC Deerhead Chihuahua pup -M $150. 2 Mini Daschshund pups -M $250. & Chiweenies, $200. w/h/c & puppy kits Janet (352) 628-7852 FREE MALE NEUTERED DOG neutered and chipped, 2 1/2 yr. Dalmatian/Husky mix. Loves kids/cats, house trained & rides in car. Good, quiet, alert, clean. phone, 352-503-7706 RAYNARayna, a lovely 5y.o. American bulldog mix, sits for treats & attention, gives paw. Weight 50 lbs, polite to people & does not jump. Likes some dogs, not a fan of cats. Housebrkn. Fee of $60 covers spay, chip, tests & UTD on vacs. Call Trish @ 352-586-7547. TRANSPORTCHAIR (SMALLWHEELS) GOOD SHAPE. WITH FOOTRESTS ONLY $100. 464-0316 PACKAGE DEAL 2 ELECTRIC GUITARS SG STYLE&LAPSTEEL BOTH W/GIGBAGS $100 352-601-6625 5 STRING BANJO RESONATOR BACK, 30BRACKETS,PLAYS&SOU NDS GREAT!$75 352-601-6625 BLACK&GOLD LES PAULCOPYCOMPARETO BLACK BEAUTYSETNECK $100 352-601-6625 HOLLOWBODY GUITAR, IBANEZ AGR73T white w/gold hardware & AG100C hardshell case $495. FENDER TELECASTER, 1986 reissue,candy apple red w/white binding,soft case $575. 352-746-1644 ROGUE BASS GUITAR, black$50. BEHRINGER ULTRABASS AMP, 1x12, 180 watts $195. 352-746-1644. AQUARIUM 30gal. stand, full top and filter. $45. 352-344-8212 2 yr. old 8 spd The Rover by Terra-Trike $900. 2 yr. old Pure 6 gear w/over sz. seat $225. (352) 419-6153 ELLIPTICALEXERCISE MACHINEALLDIGITAL WORKS GREATONLY 100.00 352 464 0316 MANUALTREADMILL DIGITALREADOUT, FOLDS UPFOR EASY STORAGE, ONLY $75. 464-0316 TREK BICYCLE 2012 Trek Bike. 7000 Series Mint condition with mirror and bottle holder. 700X28 tires. $275.00 firm. 352-586-0426 12 SPEED WOMANS HUFFYMOUNTAIN BIKE 24 INCH SUPER SHAPE ONLY$60 464-0316 Concealed Weapons Permit Course DANS GUN ROOM (352) 726-5238 For sale: Direct Callaway factory clone X HOT irons. Used 1 time. Right hand, R flex, PGA SENSICORE inserts, WINN Dry Tack pro grips. 3-9,PW, AW,SW. $299. (352) 746-4920 GOLF DRIVER 2013 MRH Offset9.5 reg sft Rballz by Turner EXC $85. Dunnellon 465-8495 GOLF WEDGES 52* Gap Oversize GX2 & 60* Dunlop Lob $15. each, $25. pair. Dunnellon 465-8495 SEWING & REPAIR Awnings RV & Home Boat Canvas & Seats Golf CartSeatsTops Patio Furn., 563-0066 2 nice flat bed trailers. 2 dual axle, 6 x10 & 6x12. Details: (352) 860-0513 or 201-8120 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
TUESDAY,APRIL29,2014C 13 CITRUS COUNTY (FL) CHRONICLE CLASSIFIEDS 562-0429 TUCRN Estate of Wayne Denton 2013-CP-000782 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2013-CP-000782 IN RE: ESTATE of WAYNE DENTON DECEASED, NOTICE TO CREDITORS (non-resident with assets not exceeding $75,000) TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE: You are hereby notified that an Order Admitting Transcript to Record has been entered in the estate of WAYNE DENTON, deceased, File Number 2013-CP-000782 by the Circuit Court of Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness, FL 34450; that the value of the property of the decedent in this state does not exceed $75,000.00, and that the names and addresses of the domiciliary personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is served within three months after the date of the first publication of this notice 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 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 SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is April 22, 2014 Domiciliary Personal Representative: /s/ Brenda Denton, 486 Switch Road, Wood River Junction, RI 02894 Attorney for Person Giving Notice /S/ L. Miller Williams Florida Bar No. 0772143 WILLIAMS & WILLIAMS P.0. Box 3626, Orlando, FL 32802, 407-648-4333 Published two (2) times in the Citrus County Chronicle, April 22 & 29, 2014. 563-0429 TUCRN Brizenski,Alexander Joseph 2013-CP-607 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA File No.: 2013-CP-607 Division PROBATE IN RE: ESTATE OF ALEXANDER JOSEPH BRIZENSKI, A/K/AALEXANDER J. BRIZENSKI, A/K/AA. J. BRIZENSKI Deceased. NOTICE T O CREDIT ORS The administration of the estate of ALEXANDER JOSEPH BRIZENSKI, A/K/AALEXANDER J. BRIZENSKI, A/K/AA. J. BRIZENSKI, deceased, whose date of death was Au565-0506 TUCRN York, Lois F. 2014-CP-178 NTC-SA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File Number: 2014-CP-178 IN RE: ESTATE OF LOIS FERN YORK 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 LOIS FERN YORK deceased, File Number 2014-CP-178, by the Circuit Court of Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450; that the decedents date of death was October 15, 2013; that this estate consists of exempt property and exempt homestead property and non-homestead real property valued at $26,300.00 and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: Name Address Ryan T. Glaze c/o Michael T. Kovach, Esquire Post Office Box 635, Inverness, Florida 34451 ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against the estate of 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 the first publication of this Notice is April 29, 2014. Person Giving Notice: By: /s/ RYAN T. GLAZE Attorney for Person Giving Notice: By: /s/ Michael T. Kovach, Jr., Esquire, FL Bar # 0308020 KOVACH LAW FIRM Post Office Box 635, 303 Tompkins Street, Inverness, Florida 34451 Telephone: (352)341-5557, Facsimile: (352)341-5558 Primary Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Secondary Email: email@example.com Published in theCitrus County Chronicle: April 29 & May 6, 2014 566-0506 TUCRN Phillians, Fanny B. 2014-CP-226 NTC-SA Public Notice IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION CASE NO.: 2014-CP-226 IN RE: THE ESTATE OF FANNY B. PHILLIANS, 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 FANNY B. PHILLIANS, deceased, File Number 2014-CP-226, by the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450; that the decedents date of death was March 16, 2013; that the total value of the estate is $4,500.00 and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: Lynn P. Thompson, 35 Kesling Drive, Springboro, Ohio 45066. 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 PROVIDED BY LAW. ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE 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 the first publication of this Notice is April 29, 2014. Personal Representative: By: /s/ LYNN P. THOMPSON 35 Kesling Drive, Springboro, Ohio 45066 Attorney for Personal Representative: By: /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 Published in theCITRUS COUNTY CHRONICE: April 29 & May 6, 2014 567-0506 TUCRN Brisson, George E. 2014-CP-192 Notice to Cred. PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL COURT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA Probate Division Case No. 2014-CP-192 IN RE: ESTATE OF GEORGE EDWARD BRISSON a/k/a GEORGE E. BRISSON, a/k/a GEORGE BRISSON, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the Estate of GEORGE EDWARD BRISSON a/k/a GEORGE E. BRISSON, a/k/a GEORGE BRISSON, deceased, whose date of death was January 17, 2014, 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 INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of Decedent and other persons having claims or demands against the Decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice has been served must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE 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 must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. 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 April 29, 2014. Personal Representative: EDWARD BRISSON a/k/a EDWARD BENJAMIN BRISSON a/k/a EDWARD B. BRISSON 5285 South Knobhill Terrace, Homosassa, Florida 34446 Attorney for Personal Representative: James David Green, Esq. Florida Bar Number 0241430 GREEN & GREEN, P.A. 9030 W. Fort Island Trail #5, Crystal River, FL 34429-8011 Tel: 352/795-4500 Fax: 352/795-3300 Published in Citrus County Chronicle: April 29 & May 6, 2014 568-0506 TUCRN Bondor, Michael 2013-CP-198 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION, FILE NO.: 2013-CP-198 IN RE: ESTATE OF MICHAEL BONDOR, DECEASED. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The name of the decedent, the designation of the court in which the administration of this estate is pending, and the File Number are indicated above. The address of the court is 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are indicated below. If you have been served with a copy of this notice and you have any claim or demand against the decedents estate, even if that claim is unmatured, contingent, or unliquidated, you must file your claim with the court on or before the later of a date that is three months after the date of the first publication of this Notice or 30 days after you receive a copy of this Notice. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons who have claims or demands against the decedents estate, including unmatured, contingent, or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with the court within three months after the date of the first publication of this Notice. All claims not so filed will be forever barred. Even if a claim is not barred by the limitations described above, all claims which have not been filed will be barred two years after decedents death. The date of death of the decedent is August 20, 2012. The date of first publication of this Notice is April 29, 2014. By: Steven Bondor 4651 Admiral Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109 Attorney for Personal Representative: By: Adam A. Czaya, Esq., FL Bar No. 90989, Law Office of Keith R. Taylor, PA P.O. Box 2016, Lecanto, FL 34460, (352)795-0404 Published in theCitrus County Chronicle: April 29 & May6, 2014 569-0506 TUCRN Chamberlain, Howard L. 13-CP-000730 PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. 13-CP-000730 IN RE: ESTATE OF HOWARD L. CHAMBERLAIN Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The Administration of the Estate of Howard L. Chamberlain, deceased, whose date of death was October 10, 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 WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is April 29, 2014. Personal Representative: By: /s/ Beverly J. Chamberlain 23412 Olde Meadowbrook Circle, Bonita Springs, Florida 34134 Attorney for Personal Representative: By: /s/ Carol R. Sellers, Florida Bar No. 893528 LAW OFFICES OF RICHARDSON & SELLERS 3525 Bonita Beach Road, Suite 103, Bonita Springs, Florida 34134 Telephone: (239)992-2031, Fax: (239)992-0723 Published in Citrus County Chronicle: April 29 & May 6, 2014 gust 2, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. ApopkaAve., Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All 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 DAYSAFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OFACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALLCLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE,ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is April 22, 2014. Personal Representative: By: /s/ JOAN MALLOY 13925 Water Gap Rd., Williams, Or 97544 Attorney for Personal Representative: By: /s/ GLEN C. ABBOTT, Florida Bar No. 235911, GLEN C. ABBOTT, Esquire Post Office Box 2019, Crystal River, Florida 34423-2019 Telephone: (352)795-5699, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Published in the CITRUS COUNTYCHRONICLE, April 22 & 29, 2014. 907-0530 DAILY CRN Surplus Property Sale PUBLIC NOTICE The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners will be selling surplus property and equipment via the internet at govdeals.com from April 25, 2014 May 30, 2014 Published in the Citrus County Chronicle April 25, May 30, 2014 CHEVROLET2004, 3500 HD Diesel crew Cab Dully $12,495. 352-341-0018 DODGE Dakota Crewcab, 150k highway miles, run exc. $4500 obo Cl Jim 352-364-3376 GMC, Sonoma, ext. cab, 4 cyl. 5 speed. $4,500. (352) 697-2171 NISSAN2000 Xterra XE 140k $1,750 352-634-4286 TOYOTA, Venza, 4 cyl. loaded, 46k miles 1 owner, garage kept $19,995 obo, 726-0686 TOYOTA2009, Venza, Leather, back up camera $22,500. 352-341-0018 CHEVROLET2007, Uplander L/T Leather $5,495 352-341-0018 CHRYSLER2012 Town & Country Wheelchair van with 10 lowered floor, ramp and tie downs Call Tom for more info 352-325-1306 DODGE2001 CARGO VAN 5.2 litre, Auto,A/C Full Price $4495 + tax, fees. (352) 564-8333 Harley DAVIDSON2012 FXDWG Dyn Wide Glide Windshield,6,000 miles, 7 year extended warranty, 2.5% assumable loan $11,295.00 (352)302-6055 Harley Davidson Cust Built, Glider kit Spec. constr., SS eng, trophy winner $12k obo 727-439-0068 HONDA2002 VTX 1800 clean, priced to sell $3995 (352) 564-8333 HONDA2005 Goldwing Anv Ed ABS,13k mi, Exc. Cond, Garage kept $13,500 (352) 637-0292 HONDA2006 VTX1300C 7,400 miles Cobra Pipes, Helmet Windshields $4,900 (352) 341-1187 HONDA2008 Shadow Spirit VT750C2 3,775 miles Cobra Pipes Helmet Saddle Bags Windshield $4,500 (352) 341-1187 HONDA REBEL2009, super low miles many accessories. like new.$2695 OBO. Pine Ridge (419) 307-8954 IRON HORSE PARTS 352-746-7655 visit: www.ir onhorse LecantoFL.com Established 1990 Harley Davidson FLHTCUI, 1 owner, low miles, $15,200 Harley Davidson XL1200 C, Custom Wheels $6,295 Harley Davidson Road King $8,900 Harley Davidson Night Rod $14,200 Harley Davidson Road King $9,999 KAWASAKI2005 Vulcan 1500 Classic: Custom Paint, 18 Baron Bars, Saddle Bags, Kuryakyn Highway Pegs/Passenger Floor Boards /Cable&Grips. 3200 Miles! Garage Kept, Exc.Condition $5999. (813) 957-8605 CHEVROLET2001, Impala, 22, Chrome Wheels $3,995. 352-341-0018 CHEVROLET2004,Monte Carlo 22 Chrome Wheels $4,450. 352-341-0018 CHEVROLET2005 Venture 8 passenger, runs great, 186K miles, $3500 OBO 352-212-1203 CHRYSLER2000 Town & Country 7passenger, loaded, good cond., asking $1,975.352-637-2588 CHRYSLER2010 Town & Country Cream Puff, 40k mi, Auto start, back up camera, frt pull down shades, fuss buster radar $17,500 352-503-6209 FORD03 Taurus SE Full power, Nice dependable care $1900 (352) 795-8986 FORD2003, Mustang, convertible. silver, 64k mi., good cond. (352) 746-0687 JEEP Wrangler,5 spd 4x4, HT, $5,995, Bronco,Mud, $2,495., Dodge Truck, V10, 4x4, $3,995.20 ft. SylvanPontoon Boat, $5,995CONSIGNMENT USAUS 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 NISSAN1994 Maxima low miles, runs great Must sell $3000 obo (352) 564-1818 WE DO IT ALLBUY-SELL-TRADE VEHICLES, M H & RVs Financing & Rentals CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 AUTO SWAP/ CORRAL CAR SHOW Sumter County Fairgrounds SUMTER SWAPMEETS SUN. MA Y 4th. 1-800-438-8559 FORDRoadster Convertible Rumble Seat Original 1929 727-422-4433 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 Larrys Auto Sales 1955 S. Suncoast Blvd. (352) 564-8333 BUY HERE, PAY HERE 2001 Suzuki Intruder 1300 CC $800 down 2007 Suzuki Forenza low mi., $895 down 91 F150 Short Bed, Auto,A/C,6 cyl $995 Down Chevy Hi Top Conv. Van, 5.7, V-8, Auto, $995 down HURRICANEMy loss your gain. Due to health issues must sell almost new less than 15hrs on motor,2013 Hurricane Sun Deck 187 with lots of options, inc. Yamaha 115 4 stroke motor with customized trailer with surgue breaks. Retais at over 34K will let go for $26,300. Pictures upon request.Al 527-7732 PORTA-BOTE2004-12 ft. Porta-Bote with transom for engine mounting, all seats, oars, oar locks, and hardware to mount on an RV. $800.00 Call Art at 352-726-2750 Sportscraft 8827 Coastal Fisherman, cabin cruiser, $7,995 813-244-3945 352-634-4768 STUMPNOCKER14FT, 2008, 15HP, 4 stroke Merc. Eng. elec. start, 55lb trolling mtr., galv. tlr. 2 new batteries $3,600. (352) 423-0289 WE HA VE BOA TS GULF TO LK MARINE We Pay CASH For Used Clean Boats Pontoon, Deck & Fishing Boats **(352)527-0555** boatsupercenter.com HONDA2011, CRV, Equipped with Blue Ox Towing Package details (352) 746-0524 WE BUYRVS, TRUCKS, TRAILERS, 5TH WHEELS, & MOTOR HOMES Call US 352-201-6945 EGG CAMPER2007, 17 ft, 2000 lbs; eggcamper.inc, fiberglass, Hernando $7,500 256-244-6377 KEYSTONE PASSPORT ULTRALITE2012 238 MLlike new light weight 25camper. Fully equipped and lots of storage. Must see, $13,500 352-201-2865 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. Autos, Trucks, SUVs & Vans-Cash Pd LarrysAuto Sales 352-564-8333 BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID-$300 & UP (352) 771-6191 Taurus MetalRecycling Best Prices for your cars or trucks also biggest U-Pull-It with thousands of vehicles offering lowest price for parts 352-637-2100 WE B UY ALL A UT OS with or without titles ANY CONDITION Cindy (813) 505-6939 WE BUY ANY VEHICLE In Any Condition, Title, No Title, Bank Lien, No Problem, Dont Trade it in. We Will Pay up to $25K Any Make, Any Model 813-335-3794 813-458-0584 Call AJ WE DO IT ALLBUY-SELL-TRADE VEHICLES, M H & RVs Financing & Rentals CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 Buy Here/Pay Here Chevy Cavalier $895 Down Dodge Dakota R/T $995Down Mitsubishi Galant $650Down Ford Focus $3595CASH CALL 352-563-1902 1675 S Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, Fl Tony PauelsenRealtor352-303-0619ILL TAKE NEW LISTINGS BUYING OR SELLING TOP PERFORMANCEReal estate Consultant tpauelsen@ hotmail.com Your Citrus County Residential Sales Specialist!Michael J. Rutkowski(U.S. Army Retired) Realtor (352) 422-4362 Michael.Rutkowski @ERA.com Integrity First in all Aspects of Life!ERA American Realty & Investments $100,000 + Closing Cost wll get you this 2,100 sq. ft., 3BR 3 BA Fully furn. Condo in Citrus Hills Call 352-419-5268 FREE Foreclosure and Short Sale Lists Desperately Need Rentals Office Open 7 Days a WeekLISA VANDEBOE Broker (R) Owner Plantation Realty 352-634-0129 www.plantation realtylistings.com Floral CityWaterfront. 6 adj. Lots, 3/4 acre on chain of lakes. Huge oaks, good fishing. $110,000 OBO. (352)596-2921 Your High-Tech Citrus County RealtorROD KENNER352-436-3531 ERA Suncoast Realty SCAN OR GO TOwww. BestNatur eCoast Pr operties.com To view my properties Oak Forest, Floral City 1 acre corner lot off S Fern Pt. High & Dry. City Water, Home site only. Price Reduced $14,500 352-678-7145 2003 JOHNSON 40 HP4 STROKE ELECT FUELINJECTION, 20 inch shaft, all controls & cables, on pontoon that just came from MI, like new, $3,450 or BO (989) 324-7015 SEWING & REPAIR Awnings RV & Home Boat Canvas & Seats Golf CartSeatsTops Patio Furn., 563-0066 ** BUY, SELL** & TRADE CLEAN USED BOATS THREE RIVERS MARINE US 19 Crystal River **352-563-5510** 16 ft fiber glassTri-hull w/ 40HP Johnson w/ tilt. Too much to list $1500 (352) 860-0513 or 201-1860 21Well Boat. Merc. 40hp 4strk. w/ 20hrs. use. Galv. TandemAxleTrailer. $3700. (352)795-1093 Its a SELLERS Market #1 Company + Experienced Agent = SOLD! Sold! Sold!DEB INFANTINERealtor(352) 302-8046Real Estate!... its what I do. ERA American Realty Phone: 352-726-5855 Cell: 352-302-8046 Fax: 352-726-7386 Email:debinfantine@ yahoo.com Adopt a Shelter Pet www. citruscritters.com 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 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 LaWanda WattNOW 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 Specializing in Acreage,Farms Ranches & Commercial Richard (Rick) Couch, Broker Couch Realty & Investments, Inc. (352) 212-3559 RCOUCH.com UNIQUE & HISTORIC Homes, Commercial Waterfront & Land Small Town Country Lifestyle OUR SPECIALTY SINCE 1989LET US FIND YOUAVIEW TO LOVEwww. crosslandrealty.com(352) 726-6644Crossland Realty Inc. FOR RENT 3200 Sq. Ft. COMMERCIAL BLDG Large Paved Parking Lot, Cent. Heat/Air Open Floor Plan 1305 Hwy 486 ** 352-584-9496/464-2514 Laurel Ridge on Twisted Oaks 1st green. 2BR/2BA with den & screened lanai high ceilings and open floor plan $125k 352-746-4880 or 330-322-0329 553 W Player Path 3/2/2 + Den On acre, Move in Condition! Built in 2008 Selena Hills $165,000. 352-341-0118 Realty Connect THE PREMIER BOUTIQUEReal Estate Group Buying or Selling? We Tailor Our Services. Teri Paduano, Broker 352-341-2588 or 352-212-1446 Cell 119 E. Dampier St., Inverness TheFLDream.com RENT T O OWN 3 bd/ No credit ck! 352-464-6020 JADEMISSION.COM Nice 2BR 1BA+ side room w/ pri. entrance bungulow style brick Very priv $42k Cash, As is. (786) 301-3805 TAMI SCOTTExit Realty Leaders 352-257-2276 email@example.com When it comes to Real Estate ... Im there for you The fishing is great Call me for your new Waterfront HomeLOOKING TO SELL ? CALL ME TODAY !!! TURN KEY4/2, CEMENTHOME, 1/4ACRE, 1,200 sq ft Good Location Easy to own. $65,000. Cell (305) 619-0282 Buying or Selling REALESTATE, Let Me Work For You!BETTYHUNTREALTORERA KEY 1 Realty, Inc. 352 586-0139hunt4houses68 @yahoo.comwww.bettyhunts homes.com.
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