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Obama to speak tonight about militant threat Note to readers: President Obama is scheduled to speak tonight at 9 p.m.; this is expected to preempt the TV schedules listed in todays paper. WASHINGTON President Barack Obama will address the nation tonight to outline plans for an expanded U.S. effort to confront violent Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria. The president believes this is a high national security priority, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said. Ahead of his remarks to the American people, Obama was meeting Tuesday with congressional leaders from both parties. White House officials have said Obama wants buy-in for his strategy from lawmakers, but they have not specified what that means or whether the president will seek a formal authorization for military action. 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BayAreaCool.com License# CACO10415 000J80O 795-2665 Air Conditioning & Heating INSIDE Centennial man: No easy answers: Foreign perspective:Hospital goes all out to celebrate volunteers 100th birthday./A3 Preliminary report on downed Malaysian airliner leaves many questions./ A12 Exchange student from Denmark adjusts to Citrus County./ C1 PATFAHERTY Staff writerTwenty-eight years ago next month, a Citrus County teenager, convicted on charges of kidnapping and rape, was sentenced to life in prison plus four concurrent 30-year terms. Tuesday, Marc Mediate, now 46, was back in Citrus County court in an attempt to have his sentence reduced. In April 1986, Mediate, 17, of Crystal River, and Edward J. Lindsay, then 24, of Inglis, were arrested and charged with the abduction and rape of an 18-year-old Citrus County woman.Chronicleaccounts reported the woman was acting as a Good Samaritan on Easter night when she stopped her truck for the two men near their disabled car on County Road 488. The woman was forced at gunpoint into her vehicle and the men took turns driving the truck while the other sexually assaulted her in the covered truck bed. Four hours later she was left tied and blindfolded at a cemetery in Taylor County. But before the men left, one of them fired a gun off near her head, warning her of her fate if she told authorities. The woman got loose and flagged down a motorist for help. Mediate and Lindsay were arrested the following day. Court: Man still sentenced to life Convict who was sentenced as teen argues law has changed; court denies motion Marc Mediatesentenced in 1986. See SENTENCE/ Page A5 BUSTERTHOMPSON Staff writer CRYSTAL RIVER The city council gave unanimous approval Monday for the Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) to move forward with the Riverwalk project. Council members who also serve as the CRA board agreed on the next stages of the project after Carol Kimbrough with the Crystal River Area Council presented a letter signed by property owners consenting for the project. I want to say wow, Vice Mayor Ken Brown said about the area councils handling of the Riverwalk informationgathering and property-owner acceptance. The CRA re-introduced the Riverwalk vision in 2008 as a way of connecting the Kings Bay waterfront to the rest of downtown. The project, although not definite in design, is anticipated to involve the construction of a walkway from a new parking lot off Northwest First Avenue to the seawalls of Charlies Fish House, Dockside Ice Cream, Bayview Apartments, Crackers Bar and Grill and ending at the Best Western Hotel. While nothing is finalized in regards to the actual design of the Riverwalk, some council members envisioned a project thats more than an extension of the seawall. We are not looking for cheap and quick, Councilwoman Paula Wheeler said. Were looking for quality and sustainability. Along with the signed MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleCrystal River City Council members have agreed to move forward with the Riverwalk project, an undertaking that will enhance the seawalls along Kings Bay waterfront businesses and properties. Riverwalk picks up pace Community Redevelopment Agency to discuss project at next meeting See PROJECT/ Page A7 BUSTERTHOMPSON Staff writerCRYSTAL RIVER A boaters call for help landed him in jail when the assisting U.S. Coast Guard informed local authorities that the broken-down boat was reported stolen from Fort Myers. Robert Lee Murray, 32, was arrested Monday morning after the boat he allegedly stole in Fort Meyers broke down on its way to Petes Pier in Crystal River, according to the arrest affidavit. The Lakeland man was charged with the boat theft, along with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia after the Citrus County Sheriffs Office (CCSO) assisted the Coast Guard in validating and eventually impounding the stolen vessel. Murray and a passenger were on their way to Petes Pier in Crystal River, reportedly to recover $7 million that was left to the defendant from his deceased grandparents. The other individual on the boat was a mechanic provided by a friend of Murray after the vessel broke down on a previous voyage to Crystal River. A CCSO deputy was notified by Coast Guard officials that the boat they were towing was stolen from an owner in Fort Myers. According to his arrest report, Murray had no knowledge that Coast Guard officials towing him to port knew the boat was stolen. The investigating deputy then Broken-down boat leads to arrest Authorities claim vessel was stolen, contained drugs See BOAT/ Page A7 President Barack Obama A.B SIDIBE Staff writerINVERNESS The longtime battle between the Citrus County Hospital Board and Citrus Memorial Health Foundation to agree to a $127 million lease of Citrus Memorial hospital to Hospital Corporation of Hospital deal gets county OK AG to give opinion See DEAL/ Page A5 ERYNWORTHINGTON Staff writerINVERNESS Citrus County School Board members voted unanimously Tuesday to adopt the 2014-15 fiscal year budget, fiveyear work plan and millage rate. After no one from the public voiced opinions, board members approved a balanced $211 million budget. The millage rate is 7.3040 mills and is a decrease of 4.05 percent over the rollback rate, according to district officials. The state decides the school districts budget and most of its local tax rate. The only discretion is 1.5 mills for capital outlay, which is decided locally. The majority of the total budget goes to operational and capital funds. The revenue for the general fund pays expenses such as salaries, insurance and utilities. The capital budget finances School board OKs budget From wire reports See BUDGET/ Page A8
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Around theSTATE Citrus CountyCitris County Council meets todayThe Citrus County Council will have a meeting this morning at the Beverly Hills Lions Club. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. for coffee and networking, and the meeting starts at 9 a.m. Steve Smith from the Citrus County Sheriffs Office will speak aboutmeth labs and general drug trends, and Scott Adams will be the Commissioner in the Spotlight. The monthly meeting is open to the public. For more information, go to www.citruscounty council.org.9/11 observances planned in InvernessEach year, the city of Inverness honors the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on America, beginning with a 10 a.m. memorial ceremony at the 9/11 Memorial at Liberty Park. From noon to 7 p.m., the public is invited to a memorial exhibit at the Inverness Government Center at 212 W. Main St. The memorial is a comprehensive exhibit of photos, stories, memorabilia and artifacts recovered from the World Trade Center disaster in New York. At 5:30 p.m., an outdoor commemorative ceremony will take place at the Inverness Government Center followed by a symbolic freedom walk. For information, call 352726-2611.Republican club meets SaturdayThe Nature Coast Republican Clubs monthly meeting will be Saturday, Sept. 13, with breakfast at 8:30 a.m. ($5) and meeting at 9 a.m. Club members Scott Carnahan, Citrus County commissioner-elect, and Ron Kitchen, county commission District 2 candidate, will speak. The meeting will be at the Hampton Inn in Crystal River. For more information, call 352-746-7249. LutzEscaped inmate capturedAuthorities have captured an escaped prisoner who went missing from the Pasco County area and had been on the lam for about 24 hours. A Hillsborough County Sheriffs deputy saw 27-year-old Jason Adams riding a bicycle Tuesday afternoon. The deputy asked for identification and Adams revealed himself. He was arrested without incident and booked into jail. Pasco County Sheriffs officials said Adams walked away after taking a bathroom break on Monday while working in the Lutz area north of Tampa. His blue-striped prison uniform was later found. According to the Department of Corrections website, Adams was sentenced to several years in prison last fall for burglary and grand theft charges. From staff and wire reports STATE& LOCAL Page A3WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Clarification A news item on Page A3 of Sundays edition, Poll workers needed for November, failed to include the orientation date, which is Sept. 26. For information, call MaryAnn at 352-3416747. The Chronicle regrets the omission. Readers can alert the Citrus County Chronicle to any errors in news articles by emailing newsdesk@ chronicleonline.com or by calling 352-563-5660. Man charged with sexual battery of 5-year-old girl BUSTERTHOMPSON Staff writerA 19-year-old Citrus County man was arrested Monday on charges of sexually battering a 5-year-old girl. William Edward Bubb, of Hernando, is accused of having intercourse with the child as her mother was sleeping on a couch in the same Inverness residence. A family member of the victim notified authorities after the child advised of inappropriate contact by Bubb, his arrest affidavit states. According to an interview conducted at Jessies Place Child Advocacy Center on Monday, the apparent victim disclosed to a child protection team that while her mom was sleeping on the couch of their home, the defendant had sexual contact with her in a separate room. A witness who lives at the residence also shared with an investigator that Bubb looked nervous and the victim appeared scared when she returned to the house on Saturday, according to the report. After Bubb left the house, the witness reportedly was told of the alleged sexual battery when she questioned the child. According to the witness statement to the investigator, the 5-year-old told her Bubb covered her mouth to prevent her from waking her mother. On Monday afternoon, a deputy arrested Bubb in Inverness and transported him to the Citrus County Detention Facility. During an interview with Bubb, he admitted to the allegations, was apologetic and said he has a drug problem. Bubb was charged with the felony offense of sexual battery against a person younger than age 12. No bond was set due to the seriousness of the charges. William Bubb CMHS celebrates volunteers 100th birthdayNANCYKENNEDY Staff writerINVERNESS As Glen Bortell hugged the hundreds of people who packed Citrus Memorial Health System Share Club Auditorium to honor him on his 100th birthday Tuesday, his smile never left his face. Bortell, a hospital volunteer since he was a spry 89-year-old, has logged more than 6,000 hours transporting patients to and from diagnostic imaging. He was named Volunteer of the Year in 2012. You watch the news and this is bad and that is bad, but then you come to work and see Glen and you smile because hes always smiling, said Penny Zaphel, CMHS manager of volunteers and community services and organizer of the birthday event. We have a saying around here: We want to be Glen when we grow up. In Bortells honor, an American flag flew over the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday. Also, Gov. Rick Scott sent greetings and U.S. Rep. Richard Nugent recognized Bortell on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives Tuesday. He is a treasure for us and for our patients, said Sandy Phillips, president of the hospital volunteers. In 1914, Woodrow Wilson was president. Minimum wage at Ford Motor Company was $5 a day. Roast beef cost less than 20 cents a pound at the neighborhood butcher and people could buy eight rolls of toilet paper or seven bars of soap for a quarter. It was the year Superman George Reeves, Lone Ranger Clayton Moore, boxer Joe Louis, exercise guru Jack LaLanne and Yankee great Joe DiMaggio were born and Glen Bortell. Born and raised in Grinnell, Iowa, he and his late wife, Mary, came to Florida in 1985 and later to Inverness after they evacuated their mobile home in South Florida during Hurricane Andrew. They liked Citrus County and decided to stay. I spent two-thirds of my working years in the food business as a partner in 33 grocery stores in rural Iowa, he told the Chroniclein 2010. Then, I owned and operated a boys and girls summer ranch camp the last third. In between, in the 1970s, he was elected to the Iowa Senate and later served two terms in the state Legislature. Back then, state politics was more or less made up of farmers and regular people, he said. You felt it was your duty to serve if called on. Ronald Reagan was one of his favorite presidents they were friends in Iowa when Reagan was a sports announcer in Des Moines. Bortell bought his first car, a 1918 Model T Ford, for $10 when he was in high school. At that time you didnt need a drivers license. He started working at age 8 delivering laundry in a coaster wagon for a neighbor, had a paper route and delivered groceries with a wagon drawn by mules on Saturdays. He believes in hard work and keeping busy. As for living to be 100, Bortell said he stays youthful by always working with younger people, and always smiling. MAN OF THE CENTURY NANCY KENNEDY /ChronicleCitrus Memorial Health System volunteer Glen Bortell greets the several hundred people who packed the Citrus Memorial Health System Share Club Auditorium on Tuesday to honor him on his 100th birthday, including the Rev. Sarah Campbell, Bortells pastor at First United Methodist Church in Inverness. BUSTERTHOMPSON Staff writerCITRUS SPRINGS All Citrus Springs Middle School students were accounted for after they were evacuated Tuesday morning when smoke was reportedly seen coming from air vents. Responding Citrus County Sheriffs Office deputies and Fire Rescue personnel received notice from school officials that all students and faculty members were evacuated after smoke from a recently constructed air handler was seen at approximately 8:30 a.m. The school did an awesome job at accountability, battalion chief Tom Bosley said about the schools procedures. The smoke ceased after power was shut off to the building and air conditioning units. The school was later searched for any residual gases and cleared the building of smoke, and students were allowed to re-enter after 40 minutes. According to the incident report, the fire was the result of paperwork being left too close to the air conditioner after it was constructed. Citrus Springs Middle School was advised by Fire Rescue to check all air units before resuming normal use. Citrus County Sheriffs Office Fire Rescue personnel responded to Citrus Springs Middle School on Tuesday morning in response to smoke coming from air vent. Special to the Chronicle Middle school evacuated after smoke sighted Citrus sheriffs office charges man accused of photographing child nude BUSTERTHOMPSON Staff writerCitrus County sheriffs deputies arrested Thomas Prater, 59, on Monday after investigating the Beverly Hills resident for allegedly taking nude photographs of a 12-year-old girl. According to Praters arrest affidavit, the child claimed to investigators from Child Protective Services that she was told by Prater multiple times to undress so he could take photographs of her. One incident allegedly occurred on Aug. 30 at a swimming pool at the childs residence, and a second incident is alleged to have occurred last Wednesday in the girls bedroom. According to the child, these were not the first incidents involving her and the defendant. After his arrest on Monday, Prater admitted to investigators that he did take photos of the 12-year-old at the pool and in her room in exchange for allowing her to use her computer and listen to music. Prater was charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor and child abuse with the infliction of physical and mental injury. No bond was set because the incident was domestic related. Thomas Prater State BRIEF State accuses sheriff of allowing prisoner furloughsTALLAHASSEE A state attorney said a sheriff in Gadsden County temporarily released dozens of prisoners including violent felons so they could visit family or have private encounters with women. State Attorney Willie Meggs petitioned a judge Tuesday to find Sheriff Morris Young in contempt of court for allowing furloughs without permission from a court. Meggs listed more than 100 examples in what he said wasnt a complete list. Young angrily denied any wrongdoing and said Meggs is trying to sabotage him because hes black. From wire reports
Birthday Simplicity will be the key to your success this year. Dont try to divide your time between too many projects or challenges. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) This is not the day to try to outwit the opposition. You will get further if you spend some downtime doing things you find relaxing. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) Dont allow anyone to undermine your integrity. Stay in control and in command. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Put your ideas into practice. Stop procrastinating, and finish what you start. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) Your day will bring you more benefits than you anticipate. Outstanding results will occur if you make personal changes. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) Plan your next move carefully. If you rush ahead without considering the consequences, you will be disappointed with the results. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) You are a prime candidate for a leadership position. Invest in yourself and let your dynamic personality propel you forward. 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Todays Highlight in History: On Sept. 10, 1939, Canada declared war on Germany. On this date: In 1608, John Smith was elected president of the Jamestown colony council in Virginia. In 1813, an American naval force commanded by Oliver H. Perry defeated the British in the Battle of Lake Erie during the War of 1812. (Afterward, Perry sent out the message, We have met the enemy and they are ours.) In 1955, the long-running TV Western series Gunsmoke, starring James Arness as Marshal Matt Dillon, premiered on CBS television. In 1963, 20 black students entered Alabama public schools following a standoff between federal authorities and Gov. George C. Wallace. In 1984, a revival of the TV game show Jeopardy! hosted by Alex Trebek premiered in syndication. Ten years ago: CBS News vigorously defended its report about President George W. Bushs Air National Guard service, with anchor Dan Rather saying broadcast memos questioned by forensic experts came from what we consider to be solid sources. Five years ago: President Barack Obama said hed accepted Republican Rep. Joe Wilsons apology for shouting You lie! during the presidents health care speech to Congress. One year ago: Thomas Bach was elected president of the International Olympic Committee, succeeding Jacques Rogge. Todays Birthdays: World Golf Hall of Famer Arnold Palmer is 85. Actor Philip Baker Hall is 83. Singer Jose Feliciano is 69. Former Canadian first lady Margaret Trudeau is 66. Political commentator Bill OReilly is 65. Actress Amy Irving is 61. Actor Colin Firth is 54. Thought for Today: There are years that ask questions and years that answer. Zora Neale Hurston, American author (1891-1960). 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Please recycle your newspaper.www.chronicleonline.com Published every Sunday through Saturday By Citrus Publishing LLC1624 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 Mike Tyson comes to Toronto mayor Rob Fords defenseTORONTO Boxing great Mike Tyson is coming to the defense of Torontos scandalplagued Mayor Rob Ford saying we all make mistakes. In a rambling exchange with reporters after meeting Ford, the former world heavyweight champion said Tuesday Ford has a troubled past because he has 24-hour surveillance of the press. Ford returned to work in June after a rehab stint for drug and alcohol abuse. The mayor became an international celebrity last year after he acknowledged using crack in a drunken stupor following months of denials. Its not his fault, its just that he is living his life and we are human beings we have no idea what you do behind closed doors, Tyson said. Tyson is in Toronto for his one-man show Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth.U2 drops surprise album at Apple unveilingCUPERTINO, Calif. Surprise! U2 just put out a new album, and the renowned rock band is giving it away for free to iTunes users. U2 made the unexpected announcement Tuesday at Apples unveiling event in Cupertino, California. All customers with iTunes accounts could download the 11-song Songs of Innocence for free Tuesday afternoon. There was much speculation over whether the band would release an album earlier this year when news leaked about the band potentially postponing the highly anticipated new LPs release to 2015. The Irish band played at Apples event and CEO Tim Cook announced the new album would be given to the companys 500 million iTunes users. A news release said the album will be released to everyone else Oct. 14.Massive Paul McCartney tribute CD due in NovemberNEW YORK Bob Dylan, Billy Joel and Willie Nelson are among the artists performing Paul McCartney songs in a massive tribute to the former Beatle due out in November. Up to 42 songs are featured in The Art of McCartney, available in various formats including a two-CD package and box set. Organizers said Tuesday that its due out Nov. 18, the brainchild of Los Angeles producer Ralph Sall. Hes been working on it since 2003, and on many of the cuts, the artists are backed by McCartneys current band. McCartneys son James plays keyboard with the Cure in the cover of the Beatles Hello Goodbye. Dylan performs the Beatles Things We Said Today, Nelson sings Yesterday, while Joel performs two solo McCartney songs, Maybe Im Amazed and Live and Let Die. From wire reports Associated PressToronto Mayor Rob Ford, left, shakes hands Tuesday with former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson at city hall in Toronto. Tyson is in Toronto performing his one-man show Undisputed Truth at the Air Canada Centre. A4WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER10, 2014 000J5ZH in Todays Citrus County Chronicle LEGAL NOTICES Fictitious Name Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . C12 Miscellaneous Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . C12 Foreclosure Sale/Action Notices . . . . . C12 Notice to Creditors/Administration . . . C12
Lindsay took a plea agreement from the state and was sentenced to 14 years. Due to pretrial publicity, Mediates trial was moved to Lake County and he was convicted of kidnapping and four counts of sexual battery. On Oct. 14 of that year, Judge John Thurman imposed the life sentence, plus four 30-year terms, exceeding the state attorneys request for a sentence of 22 to 27 years. The judge cited the seriousness of the offenses and that Mediate was already under community control (house arrest) when the crimes were committed. Since Mediate was initially sentenced, there have been some changes in terms of sentencing minors to life in prison without the possibility of parole. And Mediate has used this change and other case law in appealing his sentence as illegal. In March his appeal was denied by the Fifth District Court of Appeal. On Tuesday he was represented by attorney James Dozier, who said he should be resentenced to nothing more than 40 years. However, since Dozier was new to the case and Mediate has acquired paralegal training in prison, he detailed his own motion, which he had written to correct an illegal sentence. Assistant State Attorney Rich Buxman cited the appellate court ruling and said the case has already been decided. We knew this sentence is not illegal, Buxman said. The defendants motion should be denied. Mediate refuted the states argument citing other cases. I am going to rely on the Fifth District Court of Appeal, said Judge Richard Howard. You have been denied relief before, and it has been reviewed by our appellate courts. He said the court has to follow the ruling on the case in the Fifth District and denied the motion on all grounds. Contact Chronicle reporter Pat Faherty at 352564-2924 or pfaherty@ chronicleonline.com. America (HCA) appears to be coming to an end. The Citrus County Commission on Tuesday OKd proceeding with a plan to seek the state attorney generals opinion about the transaction. The commission also accepted the plan as written. In a 4-1 vote, commissioners accepted a plan presented by the hospital board attorney Bill Grant that would also dissolve the hospital foundation and replace it with a 12-person charitable trust. Commissioner Rebecca Bays voted against the measure. Bays expressed concern over what she called vague language about what percentage of the principal of hospital revenue can be protected from being spent in the future and making sure indigent health care services are guaranteed. Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi will be asked: Can the CCHB use net proceeds of the transaction for a charitable trust and may HCA demolish useless or obsolete structures without violating state statute? (The agreement allows HCA to demolish structures not on the hospital grounds, such as off-site clinics.) Bondis opinion could be the final hurdle before the deal is closed Oct. 31. Grant said Bondis opinion is being sought to make sure the lease falls within the laws governing public hospitals. He said even though the AGs opinion is not binding, it lends assurance. The tentative terms of the lease-deal with HCA were agreed to at a special meeting Sept. 12, 2013, and includes: A 50-year lease worth $127 million. The hospital, Citrus Memorial Health System, would keep its name, but HCA could be added to it, according to Grant. HCA agrees to operate an acutecare hospital for at least 15 years. HCA will provide $45 million in capital improvements during the first five years of the lease. That does not mean, however, the money will be spent at the current hospital location. HCA could build another facility, so long as it is part of the Citrus Memorial Health System. It is a very good deal for what they are offering, Grant told commissioners. He asked for approval, saying the hospital is not financially sound and that the deal guarantees several financial benefits to the county, including an immediate infusion of more than $3 million in taxes that will be paid by HCA. He also acknowledged that legal fees associated with the long-running hospital saga, which began in 2009, have been about $13 million on both sides of the divide. Bays wanted to know if an operation like The Centers will have a seat on the new charitable trust board. She added she would like to nominate The Centers for a seat on the board because of all the important work the facility does with the indigent, drug addicts and the mentally ill. Commissioner Joe Meek said he also would like to see business represented on the new board and said he supported the plan because if the commission fails to back the plan it would be diluting the pot of money that is expected to flow into the new charitable trust. 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George McNeil Jr., 87BEVERLY HILLSGeorge T. McNeil Jr.,87, of Beverly Hills, Florida, died on Sept. 7, 2014, at Seven Rivers Medical Center. George was born in New Haven, Connecticut on June 12, 1927, the son of George and Catherine McNeil. He was a U.S. Navy World War II veteran. Early in his career he was employed by the McNeil Oyster Company in New Haven, Connecticut. He retired from State Products as a salesman. George held degrees from Quinnipiac University and the University of Bridgeport. He moved to Beverly Hills in 1996 from Wallingford, Connecticut. George was a member of the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Hernando. George was preceded in death by his wife, Phyllis H. McNeil, in January 2008. Mr. McNeil is survived by a son, Donald McNeil and his wife, Anne, and their two children, Michael and Amy McNeil of Homosassa and a son, Douglas McNeil of Phoenix, Arizona. He is also survived by a brother, Robert McNeil of Wallingford, Connecticut, and a sister, Nancy Hagar of Tilson, New York. Mr. McNeils family will receive friends at the Heinz Funeral Home from 10 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, to the hour of service. Funeral services will begin at 11a.m. Pastor Kenneth Blyth will preside. Interment with military honors will follow at the Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell. Heinz Funeral Home & Cremation, Inverness, is in charge of arraignment. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Georges memory to Good Shepard Lutheran Church, 439 E Norvell Bryant Hwy, Hernando, FL 34442. Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com.Jane Gould, 68LECANTOJane Mary Louise Gould, age 68, of Lecanto, Florida, passed away Sept. 7, 2014, under the care of her family and Hospice of Citrus County. Born on Feb. 14, 1946, in the Bronx, New York to Francis and Mildred G. (Crockett) Beckert. Jane moved to Citrus County 10 years ago from Newark Valley, New York. She was a retired high school teacher; a volunteer at West Citrus Elks Lodge No. 2693 in Homosassa, and she was a substitute Spanish teacher at Crystal River High School. In addition to her parents, Jane was preceded in death by her brother, Bill Beckert. She is survived by her husband, Gary W. Gould; one daughter, Nicole Kerness; three step daughters, Debbie Gould, Vikki Green and Leslie Mackiewicz; one brother, John Beckert; and seven grandchildren. Jane was an extremely loving, caring, thoughtful, fun and good-natured person. Shes been a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and aunt. She is already sorely missed by her husband, family, and loved ones. She was very outgoing; she enjoyed book club and playing games with friends, from Scrabble to Sequence. She enjoyed traveling, skiing and boating throughout her life. She also enjoyed music, photography and later in life, painting. You could often find Jane with a smile on her face, and she was always helping and thinking of others. Private cremation will take place under the direction of Brown Funeral Home and Crematory in Lecanto. Family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until service time at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at the Brown Funeral Home and Crematory in Lecanto. In lieu of flowers, donations in Janes memory can be made to the American Cancer Society. Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com.Paul Welch Jr., 85BEVERLY HILLSPaul Edward Welch Jr., 85, of Beverly Hills, Florida, passed away peacefully in his sleep on the morning of Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. His last weeks were spent at home. This was made possible through the exceptional care provided by Citrus County Hospice. There, Paul was surrounded by his loving wife of 61 years, Dorothy, and his three daughters, Theresa (Welch) ONeil, Diane (Welch) McDonald and Laura (Welch) Wiemers, along with their spouses. In addition, Paul is survived by five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. His life began on June 22, 1929, in Detroit Michigan when he was born to Paul E. Welch Sr. and Anne Elizabeth Welch. Paul lived most of his life in Chicago, Illinois, leaving for just two years to serve his country with the U.S. Army in Japan. When he returned to Chicago in 1948, he enrolled at George Williams College to study physical education. While attending college, Paul met for the second time, a pretty 19 year old lady, Dorothy Cassidy, who he would marry one year later on July 10, 1953. Together they raised three children while working hard and having fun whenever the opportunities arose. The prospect of daily golf and great times brought the Welches to Beverly Hills, in 1995 for retirement. Together Paul and Dorothy lived a very active social life in their community, always involved in anything having to do with good friends and fun. Paul also had a serious side to him. He was civic minded and served his community, first, as a member of the Prince of Peace Catholic School Board for many years and later as a twice elected member of the Laurel Ridge Association Board. His lifelong hobbies were listening to good music, specifically opera, baseball and golf. As a boy he loved to play baseball. Pauls greatest desire was to be a major league pitcher when he grew up, preferably with his beloved Chicago White Sox. He lived and breathed baseball until he had an unfortunate sports accident that shut him out of the game and a professional baseball career. Paul never played much after that, but he sure loved to watch the game live, recorded or simply listen to it on the radio! Every morning he read all the baseball stats from the day before, examining the Sports Section first before reading the rest of the morning newspaper. Memorial Mass of remembrance for Paul will be held at 11a.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 1401 W. Country Club Blvd., Citrus Springs. A luncheon will follow Mass at the church hall. Inurnment will be 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at Florida National Cemetery, 6502 S.W. 102nd Ave., Bushnell, FL. 33513. The family asks that in lieu of flowers and in Paul Welchs memory, donations be made to Citrus County Hospice, P.O. Box 641270, Beverly Hills, FL 34464, so that families can continue to receive the exceptional support and love that the Welch family received during their beloved husband and fathers final days. Arrangements entrusted to Fero Funeral Home www.fero funeralhome.com.Rita Doty, 76HOMOSASSARita D. Doty, 76, of Homosassa, Florida, died Sept. 5, 2014. No local services are scheduled. 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You could be one of two winners to receive a Toys R Us Gift Card valued at $50 or $100! RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR CITRUS PEST MANAGEMENT KIDS AD CONTEST: Entries to contest must be dropped off Monday-Friday 8am-5pm at the Citrus County Chronicle office at 1624 North Meadowcrest Boulevard, Crystal River, Main Street, Inverness, or at Citrus Pest Management Inc. 406 N.E. 1st Street., Crystal River by September 29, 20 14. the winner will be chosen and announced on October 5, 2014. Contest is open to all K5-5th grade students in Citrus County. Prizes include: 1st place $100 Toys R Us Gift Card. 2nd place $50 Toys R Us Gift Card. Entries submitted become the property of Cit rus Pest Management, Inc. to use in future advertising. DEADLINE TO ENTER: SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 AD BY DELANEY SNOW-LAKATIS AGE 10, GRADE 5 (352) 563-6698 With Crematory Funeral Home Chas. E. Davis Chas. E. 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approval of the six businesses affected by future Riverwalk, the Crystal River Area Council reemphasized the solutions for revising new stormwater treatment master plans and having adequate parking concerns that will be discussed in the future. Much of this agreement from the city and business owners along the bay comes from the citys hiring of Real Estate Research Analysis Inc. in 2013. The analysts provided the city and business owners with a Waterfront District Master Concept Plan, which lays out incentive-based polices and the sharing of construction costs between the city and the private businesses. City officials will be discussing the construction requirements stipulated by the affected property owners during the CRA meeting on Monday, Sept. 22, and will be motioning to schedule possible workshops to review the project at a later date. Council members also requested that a timeline be organized by the city and the CRA in order to guarantee progression for a project thats been on Crystal Rivers mind for more than 20 years. The city council also: Approved the purchase of two sewage pumps to replace broken pumps at lift station No. 38, at a cost of $13,174. Approved purchase of new playground equipment at Copeland Park, at a cost of $10,850. Adopted a final hearing scheduled for Sept. 22 at 7 p.m. for the approval of the tentative 2015 CRA and city budgets. Adopted a final hearing date for Sept. 22 at 7 p.m. to approve the amended 2014-15 millage rate of 4.22, an increase of 0.4 from last years rate. Voted on a final hearing to approve the amended floodplain management code ordinances, requiring a floodplain administrator, designating new flood hazard maps and allowing the planning commission to decide on future construction appeals. Approved the 2015 Citrus County Landfill Inter-Local Agreement, coinciding with the countys vote to reduce waste disposal rates from $45 per ton to $36 per ton for residential and commercial disposals. Approved the 2015 Solid Waste Rate Structure for residential and commercial accounts handled by the FDS. The 2015 rates for a singlefamily resident is $12.03, a 38-cent decrease from 2014. Approved the construction of a sidewalk along Crystal Street from the primary school to State Road 44 at a cost of $25,150. Permitted the 100-mile yard sale along U.S. 19, submitted by Elite Services and Events. Appointed Catherine Ebert to the Tree Board. made contact with the owner who stated that the boat was not being repossessed, that it was owned in full and that he didnt give permission to anyone to use his boat. After boarding a Florida Fish and Wildlife boat, the responding deputy intercepted Murrays boat being towed by Towboat U.S. at Shell Island. The stolen boat was then escorted to Petes Pier where Murray was reportedly arrested on an active Hillsborough County warrant. During an interview with the deputy, Murray stated that he was informed by his attorney handling his probate case that the boat was left to him by his deceased grandparents. According to the friend of Murray, who was also interviewed by CCSO investigators, he did not believe that the probate attorney even existed, but made it clear that he only knew that Murray owned the boat by his own claims and no legal documentation. A CCSO K-9 unit was called in due to the Coast Guard reporting that there might be drugs onboard. After a search of the vessel, the CCSO reportedly seized a digital weigh scale, three spoons and seven clear bags with heroin residue inside. Bond was set at $8,000. 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Cremation arrangements are under the direction of the Inverness Chapel of Hooper Funeral Home & Crematory.Clarence Sweat, 96Clarence Edward Eddy Sweat, 96, died Aug.18, 2014. He served in the U.S. Navy during World WarII. A celebration of life service will be held at the Inglis Baptist Church, Highway 40 East, at 10a.m. Friday, Sept.12, 2014. Arrangements are handled by Roberts Funeral Home of Dunnellon. DEATHSContinued from Page A6 SO YOU KNOW Deadline is 3 p.m. for obituaries to appear in the next days edition. PROJECTContinued from Page A1 BOATContinued from Page A1 StateBRIEFS Walton County Sheriff seeks home for donkeyDEFUNIAK SPRINGS Walton County Sheriffs officials tried to auction off a stray donkey theyve been caring for, but no one showed up. Now, theyre trying to find someone to adopt the donkey theyve named Moses. The donkey was dropped off at the sheriffs office about three weeks ago after the person who found him said he became too expensive to feed. Since then, hes been living in a barn near the sheriffs headquarters. Deputy Tammy Henderson named him and has been feeding him every day. She told the Northwest Florida Daily News that Moses loves peppermints. Officials placed a legal ad, but no one claimed the donkey. And no one bought him at the auction. Spokeswoman Catherine Rodriguez said theyre just hoping to find someone to give Moses a nice home.Man arrested for pointing laser at aircraftTAMPA Air traffic controllers at Tampa International Airport were forced to change the landing and departure routes of commercial jet liners after police said a man on the ground aimed a laser lighting device at four commercial airplanes and a Tampa police helicopter. The Tampa Tribune reported that 24-yearold Ahmed Maher Elhelw of Tampa was charged with misuse of a laser lighting device. Its a third-degree felony. He was released after posting $2,000 bail. From wire reports
new schools, buses, construction and renovation projects, as well as maintenance and repair expenses. District officials said the budget is balanced, thanks to a contract with a private company to operate the Renaissance Center, as well as a drop in enrollment. The savings is about $600,000 by contracting the Renaissance Centers operations to Marion County-based Silver Mentoring Institute, or SRMI. Cuts were also made with open positions only, which saved the district approximately $1 million. Arrests Thomas Heaton III, 32, of Longwood Drive, Homosassa, at 12:15 p.m. Sept. 8 on an active warrant for petit theft. Heaton turned himself into the Citrus County Sheriffs Office. His bond was set at $500. Michael Marchese, 31, of Dogwood Drive, Homosassa, at 12:15 p.m. Sept. 8 on an active warrant for petit theft. Marchese turned himself into the Citrus County Sheriffs Office. His bond was set at $500. Kenneth Brooks, 35, of North Fillmore Street, Beverly Hills, at 12:30 p.m. Sept. 8 on an active Marion County pickup order for retail petit theft. He turned himself in to the Citrus County Detention Facility. Jacob Hatten, 21, of Inverness, at 12:25 p.m. Sept. 8 on an active Hillsborough County warrant for falsely reporting a bomb, dynamite or deadly explosion to law enforcement. His bond was set at $2,000. Charla Barash, 44, of Northeast Fourth Avenue, Crystal River, at 3:53 p.m. Sept. 8 on an active Marion County warrant for felony petit theft with two or more convictions of any theft. Her bond was set at $2,000. Mitzi Raimey, 52, of Forest Drive, Inverness, at 7:47 p.m. Sept. 8 on an active St. Johns County warrant for scheming to defraud. Her bond was set at $2,500. Lonnie Head, 43, of South Barbour Street, Beverly Hills, at 8:42 p.m. Sept. 8 on a misdemeanor charge of battery. According to his arrest affidavit, Head is accused of throwing an orange flower pot at his neighbor following a verbal dispute. His bond was set at $1,000. Jason Desaulniers, 31, of West Merrivale Lane, Homosassa, at 9:48 p.m. Sept. 8 on an active warrant for fleeing or eluding law enforcement, resisting an officer without violence, and knowingly driving with a suspended license. He was also charged with felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of possession of a controlled substance. His bond was set at $4,000.Citrus County Sheriffs OfficeBurglaries A vehicle burglary was reported at 9:12 a.m. Monday, Sept. 8, in the 1800 block of Kimberly Lane, Inverness. A residential burglary was reported at 9:30 p.m. Sept. 8 in the 200 block of W. Keller St., Hernando.Thefts A grand theft was reported at 7:40 a.m. Monday, Sept. 8, in the 10200 block of W. Riverwood Drive, Crystal River. A petit theft was reported at 8:13 a.m. Sept. 8 in the 3300 block of N. Bay Ave., Crystal River. A grand theft was reported at 9:14 a.m. Sept. 8 in the 6900 block of W. Grover Cleveland Blvd., Homosassa. An auto theft was reported at 1:28 p.m. Sept. 8 in the 2300 block of N.W. U.S. 19, Crystal River. A grand theft was reported at 1:30 p.m. Sept. 8 in the 800 block of N. Bennington Terrace, Inverness. A petit theft was reported at 1:54 p.m. Sept. 8 in the 1000 block of N.E. Sixth Ave., Crystal River. A larceny petit theft was reported at 2:31 p.m. Sept. 8 in the 100 block of N. Fresno Ave., Hernando.Vandalisms A vandalism was reported at 9:29 a.m. Monday, Sept. 8, in the 400 block of W. Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. A vandalism was reported at 10:42 a.m. Sept. 8 at Civic Circle, Beverly Hills. Special to the ChronicleAccording to statistics released by the Department of Elder Affairs in 2013, Citrus County has the third-largest percentage of population over the age of 60 in the state of Florida a total of 41.4 percent. Experts at the Citrus Countys Division of Support Services and the Key Training Center understand that as life expectancy in this community continues to rise and this number increases, so will the need for specialized care and services that accompany each new candle added to the cake. Facing this demographic certainty and sharing the overall commitment for the well being and quality of life at all ages spurred both agencies to expand their resources. Pat Coles, director of Citrus Countys Support Services Division, said the county was recently awarded funding through Elder Options Local Services Program, which provides funding to expand long-term care alternatives enabling elders to maintain acceptable quality of life in their own homes and avoid or delay nursing home care. One of those services is adult day care. Adult day care centers are designed for older adults who can no longer manage independently, allowing them to socialize with others while still receiving needed care services. At the same time, these facilities can offer family and caregivers much-needed respite while knowing their loved one is in good hands. We had not applied for this particular funding before because there had not been a licensed adult day care agency in Citrus County that met the criteria until the Key Training Center opened its Key Care Club, Coles said. The Key Care Club opened its doors to the community in 2013, offering for the first time Key Center facilities, personnel, programs and expertise to individuals other than its own clients. It offers a structured and supervised setting in a pleasant and home-like environment with daily activities designed to promote independence and self esteem. Trained personnel offer assistance with personal care, provide hot meals and nutritious snacks, supervise self-administered medications and plan daily therapeutic activities. We are thrilled at the opportunity of making the Key Care Club available and affordable for more of those in our community needing this service, said Theresa Flick, Key Training Center director of program and services. We know from experience how successful this program is; now we can share it with others. The Local Services Program funding will be available to men and women who can benefit from the services and programs at the Key Care Club and meet the grant requirements. They must be over the age of 60 and not currently enrolled in any Medicaid longterm care program. Contact the Citrus County Senior Care Services at 352-527-5930 for more information. A8WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER10, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLELOCAL 000J252 To the patients of DUNNELLON DENTISTRY: We would like to announce the sale of our practice to Dr. Mike Gluhareff. It has been our pleasure to provide your dental health care over the years. We want to personally thank you for your trust, confidence and loyalty. Wishing you all the best always, Dr. John Samarkos and Dr. Maria Rodriguez-Samarkos 527-0012 72 HOUR BLIND FACTORY FAUX WOOD BLINDS, TOP TREATMENTS DRAPERY, SHADES, SHUTTERS VERTICALS B LIND S 1657 W. GULF TO LAKE HWY LECANTO 2012 2012 2012 2012 www.72-hourblinds.com 000IZKC For more information call 352-563-5592 www.chronicleonline.com/divanight Show off your talents by decorating a bra and helping earn money for a great cause.. The American Cancer Society. Three Categories including individual, business & non-profit. 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Citrus County Sheriffs Office/Fire Rescue Chief Larry Morabito said the fire service is seeking volunteers to serve alongside paid staff at all stations. For information, call John Beebe, volunteer coordinator, at 352-527-5406. The Sheriffs 10-43 show airs on TV station WYKE, digital channel 47 and Bright House cable channel 16. The show features interviews with sheriffs office staff from all areas of the agency. It also features Sheriff Jeff Dawsy taking live calls during the entire show on the last Wednesday monthly. The Sexual Predator Unit is responsible for tracking all registered sexual offenders and predators in the county. Click on the Sexual Offender Information link on the CCSO website. BUDGETContinued from Page A1
Apple reveals larger iPhones and smartwatchCUPERTINO, Calif. For the first time in years, Apples iPhones werent the star of the show. Apple unveiled a smartwatch on Tuesday, a wearable device that marks the companys first major entry in a new product category since the iPads debut in 2010. The move is significant because of recent questions about whether Apple still has a knack for innovating following the 2011 death of co-founder Steve Jobs. The devices introduction upstaged the companys two new, larger iPhones, which wont just have bigger screens; theyll have a new, horizontal viewing mode to take advantage of the larger display. The iPhone 6 will have a screen measuring 4.7 inches, while the iPhone 6 Plus will be 5.5 inches. In both cases, app developers will be able to design apps that can be viewed differently when the phone is held horizontally. Apple also introduced a system for using the phone to make credit card payments at retail stores.Letting your car find a spot and park itselfDETROIT With a thumb swipe on a smartphone, your car one day will be able to drive into a parking deck, find an open spot and back into a space all by itself. Technology being honed by French auto parts maker Valeo uses a dozen ultrasonic sound-wave sensors, 360-degree cameras and a laser scanner to safely park within a few centimeters of other vehicles. Then, when youre done with dinner or a business meeting, the car will return to you after another swipe of the thumb. The potential benefits are plenty. More orderly parking means less congestion. Drivers are spared the time and frustration of the hunt for a spot. Parking lots can squeeze more vehicles into limited space.Economic forecast in much of world: Dim to gloomyWASHINGTON The Great Recession officially ended more than five years ago. Yet the feeling of many people around the world can be summarized in one word: Gloom. In a survey of 48,643 people in 44 countries out Tuesday, the Pew Research Center found that 60 percent say their own countrys economy is performing poorly. Dissatisfaction runs highest in the worlds most advanced economies, where 64 percent say conditions are bad. In the United States, 58 percent give the American economy poor marks. The deepest despair was recorded in countries hit hardest by the European debt crisis: 97 percent of Greeks, 96 percent of Italians and 93 percent of Spaniards said their economies were performing poorly. Unemployment rates are extraordinarily high in all three: 27 percent in Greece, 13 percent in Italy, 25 percent in Spain.US job openings stay near 13-year high; hiring upWASHINGTON The number of U.S. job openings remained near the highest level in 13 years in July, and companies also stepped up hiring that month to the fastest pace in nearly seven years, two signs the job market is slowly healing. The tally of available jobs ticked down 2,000 to 4.673 million in July, from 4.675 million in June, the Labor Department said Tuesday. Junes figure was the highest since February 2001. The drop was led by a decline in government job postings. Businesses actually advertised slightly more jobs. Total hiring, meanwhile, jumped 81,000 to 4.87 million, the highest level since December 2007, when the Great Recession began. That indicates companies are more likely to fill their open jobs. Still, that is below the prerecession average of just over 5 million hires a month.Trump casinos file Chapter 11; seek concessionsATLANTIC CITY, N.J. Trump Entertainment Resorts filed for bankruptcy Tuesday and threatened to shut down the Taj Mahal Casino Resort, which would make it the fifth Atlantic City casino to close this year. The company owns Trump Plaza, which is closing in a week, and the Taj Mahal, which has been experiencing cash-flow problems and had been trying to stave off a default with its lenders. The company said the Taj Mahal could close Nov. 13 if it doesnt win salary concessions from union workers. Its the fourth such filing for the struggling casino company or its corporate predecessors.BUSINESSCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEWEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER10, 2014 A9 Money&MarketsAclick of the wrist gets you more at www.chronicleonline.com 1,800 1,850 1,900 1,950 2,000 2,050 MS AMJJA 1,960 2,000 2,040 S&P 500Close: 1,988.44 Change: -13.10 (-0.7%) 10 DAYS 16,000 16,400 16,800 17,200 MS AMJJA 16,960 17,080 17,200 Dow Jones industrialsClose: 17,013.87 Change: -97.55 (-0.6%) 10 DAYSAdvanced713 Declined2418 New Highs66 New Lows37 Vol. (in mil.)2,803 Pvs. Volume2,730 1,913 1,633 635 2046 53 56 NYSE NASD DOW 17111.5516993.2917013.87-97.55-0.57%+2.64% DOW Trans.8569.358509.298514.67-59.52-0.69%+15.05% DOW Util.563.33556.47557.37-6.50-1.15%+13.62% NYSE Comp.10994.1510923.0010945.61-61.78-0.56%+5.24% NASDAQ4599.034544.444552.29-40.00-0.87%+9.00% S&P5002001.011984.611988.44-13.10-0.65%+7.58% S&P4001438.211426.361427.44-11.70-0.81%+6.32% Wilshire 500021221.9621038.2021075.32-146.64-0.69%+6.95% Russell 20001171.241157.851158.50-13.81-1.18%-0.44% HIGH LOW CLOSE CHG. %CHG. 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Most recent dividend was omitted or deferred. k Declared or paid this year, a cumulative issue with dividends in arrears. m Current annual rate, which was decreased by most recent dividend announcement. p Initial dividend, annual rate not known, yie ld not shown. r Declared or paid in preceding 12 months plus stock dividend. t Paid in stock, approximate cash value on ex-distribution date. PE Footnotes: q Stock is a closed-end fund no P/E ratio shown. cc P/E exceeds 99. dd Loss in last 12 months. The home improvement retailer confirmed that its payment systems had been hacked, potentially exposing shoppers financial data. The energy exploration company said it is selling its stake in PrairieSky Royalty through a $2.4 billion dollar stock offering. The clothing retailer reported better-than-expected second-quarter financial results and raised its full-year fiscal outlook. The maker of personal care and beauty products said that Chief Financial Officer Kimberly Ross resigned, effective Oct. 2. The natural and organic food company agreed to be acquired by packaged consumer food giant General Mills for $820 million. The stock market sank for the second day running on Tuesday. The U.S. dollar reached new highs for the year against both the euro, Europes shared currency, and Japans yen. All 10 industry groups in the Standard & Poors 500 index fell, led by utilities. 20 30 40 $50 JS JA AnniesBNNY Close: $46.10 12.59 or 37.6% $27.86$52.38 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 13.3m (26.9x avg.) $788.08 m 52-week range PE: Yield: 66.8 ... 12 14 $16 JS JA Avon ProductsAVP Close: $13.17 -0.49 or -3.6% $12.80$22.86 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 11.8m (3.1x avg.) $5.72 b 52-week range PE: Yield: ... 1.8% 20 30 $40 ONDJFMAMJJA Burlington StoresBURL Close: $37.18 1.12 or 3.1% $21.54$39.81 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 2.0m (4.3x avg.) $2.75 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 309.8 ... 20 22 24 $26 JS JA EncanaECA Close: $23.25 0.75 or 3.3% $16.97$24.83 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 6.7m (1.6x avg.) $17.23 b 52-week range PE: Yield: ... 1.2% 70 80 90 $100 JS JA Home DepotHD Close: $88.93 -1.89 or -2.1% $73.74$93.52 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 8.1m (1.2x avg.) $119.69 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 21.1 2.1% The yield on the 10-year Treasury rose to 2.50 percent Tuesday. Yields affect rates on consumer and business 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...... 6-month T-bill.040.04....03 52-wk T-bill.090.08+0.01.10 2-year T-note.560.53+0.03.45 5-year T-note1.761.72+0.041.72 10-year T-note2.502.47+0.032.91 30-year T-bond3.233.23...3.85 NET 1YR BONDS YEST PVS CHG AGO Barclays LongT-BdIdx3.063.05+0.013.66 Bond Buyer Muni Idx4.434.43...5.31 Barclays USAggregate2.302.29+0.012.63 Barclays US High Yield5.445.44...6.38 Moodys AAACorp Idx4.084.10-0.024.72 Barclays CompT-BdIdx2.021.98+0.041.82 Barclays US Corp2.992.98+0.013.55 YEST 6 MO AGO 1 YR AGO Commodities The price of oil steadied Tuesday after three days of steep drops on expectations of falling U.S. supplies. Gold, silver and copper fell. 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Interestrates 000J9T7 $ 9 98 $ 13 49 Associated PressNEW YORK Stocks fell for a second straight day Tuesday as investors were left unimpressed by Apples latest batch of product announcements. Negative news out of Home Depot and McDonalds also weighed on the market. The Dow lost 97.55 points, or 0.6 percent, to 17,013.87, its biggest one-day drop in a month. The Standard & Poors 500 index lost 13.10 points, or 0.7 percent, to 1,988.44 and the Nasdaq composite lost 40 points, or 0.9 percent, to 4,552.29. Investors had little in the way of economic data to digest, so trading was largely dominated by the news out of Apple. The California-based tech titan announced an updated version of its iPhone, a smartwatch as well as payment system to compete with traditional debit and credit cards. The iPhone 6 and its various iterations were well received by investors, as was the payment system, which would allow a shopper to purchase a product simply by holding his or her iPhone close to a sensor. Apple had been up as much as 4 percent after the products were unveiled. The smartwatch left some investors scratching their heads, however, and the Apple rally quickly faded. The watch doesnt come out until next year, costs $350, and would require an iPhone near it to work. It was hardly the new product category that investors had hoped it might be. I dont know if theyre swimming up the right river with this watch, said Dan Morgan, a senior portfolio manager at Synovus Trust Company, who has been a long-time investor in Apple shares. It looks like an addon product, not something that has the potential to be a phenomenon. At the end of the day, Apple fell 37 cents, or 0.4 percent, to $97.99. Apple is often volatile on days it announces products. Yet while the decline in Apples own stock was modest, its product news had ripple effects in various parts of the market. GPS device maker Garmin and watch company Fossil fell 3.5 percent and 2 percent, respectively. Both companies are looking to claim a stake in smartwatch industry, with Garmin heavily invested in watches used by athletes to track their performance. Fossil recently announced a partnership with Intel to develop smartwatches. Investors saw Apples payment system as a direct competitor to eBays PayPal division, causing eBay to fall sharply in afternoon trading. EBay closed down $1.50, or 3 percent, to $52.73. Stocks fall for second day BusinessBRIEFS Associated PressThe new Apple Watch is shown Tuesday during a new product demonstration in Cupertino, Calif. From wire reports
OPINION Page A10WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 Road paving plan contains potholesThe November election is just around the corner and the decision over how to pay for road repaving and repairs must be made. Several things have happened lately that lead me to wonder if the county government is capable of doing this job efficiently, or effectively. A lease was discovered that had not been collected in 20 years. An employee was found to be embezzling money and had apparently been doing so for some time. No one seems to be responsible for minding the store. Our commissioners came up with a plan for a MSBU for additional fire protection equipment and personnel, but overlooked the contract the county had with Inverness for fire protection. Now it seems they can legally get out of being included in the MSBU. Slight oversight? You bet! I see from the Chronicle that the county has presented the new 1cent sales tax proposal to Inverness, so we shouldnt have that happen again. That same article stated that all 1,678 centerline miles of county-maintained and owned local residential paved roads will be resurfaced. What if the county doesnt own or maintain the road you live on today? What about the city streets in Crystal River and Inverness that have been maintained by those cities? There are also massive developments in the county that are sparsely built out, at best, and the streets have slowly deteriorated (see Citrus Springs). What is to happen to those streets? The owners of those empty lots dont even live here to pay sales taxes and the property taxes on the empty lots are near zip, if paid at all. If you live on a paved street that is not owned by the county, do you have to pay the new sales tax and then put together a MSBU to repave your street when its needed? Has anyone really given this any thought? Or, are we simply stumbling into another fiasco like the MSBU for fire protection? What happens on the 21st year, do we need to pass another 1-cent sales tax? The sales tax our county commissioners have proposed is projected to produce $11.6 million per year. The current gasoline tax produces $7.4 million now and only $1 million of that would be used for local road resurfacing. OK, so where does the remainder of the $7.4 million go? Please dont tell me, sidewalks to nowhere or bicycle paths. If you do the math, the 10 miles to be done next year would cost $100,000 per mile. However, the remaining 1,678 miles done over 20 years would cost $150,000 per mile to consume the tax revenue. Would the cost go up, sure, but 50 percent? Can you project the cost of paving over the next 20 years with any reasonable accuracy? Is there a paving plan for the next year, two years, five years, 10 years? If not, it will be a miracle if this money is spent on paving. Do we really need to pass this for 20 years? How about two and see how well its working? Where has the $7 million-plus gasoline tax gone for the last five years? How long has it been falling short of what is needed? Will the gasoline tax continue, and if so, where will it be spent? There just seem to be too many questions that may not have been addressed with this plan. The alternative, MSBUs for paving is even less attractive. With some thought and planning, the sales tax alternate may still be the most palatable.R.M. Sprott Crystal River WASHINGTONWestern leaders are gathering in Wales to consolidate NATO options as Russian forces secure their positions in Eastern Ukraine. Its a showdown of sorts, and Russian President Putin has the upper hand. Hes offering a ceasefire in Ukraine even as he says Russia is not a party to the conflict, one of the many games he plays as he taunts the West. Putin is clearly in charge of the ground game in Ukraine despite his denials. And now that he has effectively secured the two Eastern-most provinces of Luhansk and Donetsk, hes ready to negotiate. What terms will he demand? One, he wants autonomy for those two Eastern provinces where Russian speakers predominate, and where a sizeable portion of the population feels an affinity for the Russian Motherland. A greater measure of independence for Luhansk and Donetsk can be achieved with a rough federation, but Putin may have more in mind. He may intend to annex the provinces. The larger and more problematic demand Putin is likely to put on the table is a prohibition against Ukraine joining NATO and/or the European Union or signing trade pacts with the EU. He wants Ukraine to be included in his Collective Security Treaty Organization along with a half dozen other former Soviet Republics. On the face of it, that could be a non-starter for Ukraine, whose newly elected president, Petro Poroshenko, is scheduled to visit the White House and meet with President Obama on Sept. 18. Clearly, Poroshenko wants to cast his countrys lot with the West, but how much maneuvering room does he have? In a recent telephone conversation with a European Union leader, Putin boasted that his forces could take Kiev, the Ukrainian capital, in two weeks if he chose to do so. Theres no disputing the fact that the Russian Army is far superior to any forces Ukraine can muster, but Poroshenko may be betting that Putin really doesnt want all of Ukraine. After all, the country is an economic basket case and would be a drain on Russias resources. What Putin cannot tolerate is another country on Russias border tilting to the West, which is what he faces with the Baltic countries of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. Its worth remembering what set off this crisis. A series of protests in Ukraines dubbed Euromaidan called for the ouster of the pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych. Yanukovych fled to Russia, and Ukraine tilted to the West, seeking a trade pact with the European Union. Putin couldnt stand it, and threatened to cut off energy supplies to Ukraine and Europe. What followed was the Russian annexation of Ukraines Crimea region and the attempted secession of Donetsk and Luhansk. But the rebellion faltered, and Russian troops and equipment poured in to tip the balance in the rebels favor. Poroshenko has been pleading for help, but the U.S. and NATO are not going to engage Russia in a land war over Ukraine, and Putin knows it. Instead, the West has imposed a series of sanctions on Russia, so far to no avail. Putin is in the stronger position. First, the Ukrainian Army is no match for the Russian Army. Second, he has control over the natural gas that flows through pipelines in Ukraine that fuel Ukraine and much of Europe. Hes not likely to just shut it all off; after all he needs the revenue, but he can play off-and-on games with the supply. He can cut off Ukraine for a couple weeks, or even a couple days, and sit back and watch the havoc. He can yank around European leaders to his hearts delight. With winter approaching, the sheer uncertainty of knowing whether or not Russia will deliver the power they need creates hardship. In this scenario, Russian gas and the Russian Army are likely to trump Western sanctions. Douglas Cohn and Eleanor Clift author the Washington MerryGo-Round column, founded in 1932 by Drew Pearson. A liar will not be believed, even when he speaks the truth.Aesop, The Shepherds Boy, Fables, 6th Century B.C. What Putin wants and will likely get 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 chief NEGATIVE TO A POSITIVE School district listens, changes its fundraising approach School district officials have turned the negative feedback they received regarding continual fundraising programs throughout the school year into a new program they hope will lessen the burden for parents, teachers and staff. The Coupons for Classrooms fundraiser is a nationally recognized 32-page, bound coupon book with nearly 400 coupons and close to $2,000 in local and national savings. The Citrus County Education Foundation and Citrus County School District believes this single fundraiser will raise more money and not be as labor intensive. Beginning Sept. 12, the books will be available in all district schools and in various businesses. The Marion County school district has been using the coupon book for three years and seen phenomenal success. The booklet costs $20 and the first coupon offered gives the purchaser $20 off their grocery bill, which essentially pays off the initial investment. Parents whove been bombarded by numerous fundraisers throughout the year can attest to the time and money spent on small fundraising efforts with minimal returns. Focusing the effort on one fundraising project with a more effective reach and better return makes sense and is worth trying out. Soon parents will see the books coming home with their students. For this to be successful, the schools will have to be very effective on the marketing end as it is a one-shot deal. Innovative ideas often lead to improvement; it is good to see the school district trying something different. Books will be going home with students on Sept. 12 through Oct. 3. For those without students at home, books are available at every school, Citrus County District offices and local area businesses. Coupons for Classrooms books are packed with more than $1,500 worth of savings from local merchants; including Winn-Dixie, Regal Cinemas, Brooklyn Deli and more. Youll recoup the cost of your investment by using just one or two coupons. For every book sold, the school is guaranteed $6 to help pay for supplies and equipment, which increases to $7 if the goal is exceeded. For more information, call the Citrus County Education Foundation at 352-726-1931, ext. 2240, or visit www.citrus education.org. THE ISSUE:School coupon book.OUR OPINION:One-shot fundraiser sounds promising. OPINIONS INVITED Letters must be no longer than 600 words, and writers will be limited to four letters per month. LETTERto the Editor Change is comingIt was a pleasure to see Mr. Carnahan and, hopefully in November, Mr. Kitchen will join Mr. Adams for the people, not tax and spend foolishly, wasting our road resurfacing dollars as the previous commissioners have done. Millions of dollars which could have gone for road repairs were wasted on pet projects, consultants and lawyers. We need a change for the people. Adams out for himself onlyI think it is time for Scott Adams to get out. He is feeling his oats by threatening people and there are many of us who dont like a dictator. For those of you who think he is on the side of the people, you are dead wrong. He is on his own agenda ... Wake up, Citrus County. THE CHRONICLEinvites you to call Sound Off with your opinions about local or statewide subjects. You do not need to leave your name, and have less than a minute to record. COMMENTSwill be edited for length, libel, personal or political attacks and good taste. Editors will cut libelous material. OPINIONS expressed are purely those of the callers. SOUND OFFCALL563-0579 Not good for CitrusThis is a two-part comment: first in todays Chronicle, Sunday, Aug. 31, Gerry Mulligan wrote a great column about Scott Adams. That was spot on. Good job, Gerry. Also, today, there is a comment by Mr. Carnahan about Jimmie T. Smith being out of his mind. My concern is Mr. Carnahan and Scott Adams appear to be just about the same caliber. This is not good for Citrus County at all.Disagree with last lineRegarding Mr. Mulligans column, Out the Window, on Sunday (Aug. 31): I have to disagree with the next-to-the-last paragraph of that article, Citrus County voters are being manipulated by a cynical group of political hacks. That is not true. Did it not occur to you, Mr. Mulligan, that the citizens of Citrus County can think, are intelligent and we know when were being sold a bill of goods? But we also know when we want a change and thats why the vote came out the way it did. The citizens want to be represented by people who are willing to listen and to act on what the citizens of the county want, rather than one or two individuals for their own betterment.Just let it goIt is getting so boring reading about Gerry Mulligans personal attacks on Scott Adams. Good Lord, let the man go. Just let it go. CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE OtherVOICES Hot Corner: GERRYS COLUMN
New name might get more supportYour Sunday editorial on the barge canal was so on the mark that it would be useful for our civic and policy organizations, as well as county staff, to read and discuss. The editorial correctly acknowledges the limitations and the potential of the canal. A new name reflecting scaled-back uses might help achieve community support. Linda Myers Pine RidgeTerm limits make senseAmericas infrastructure is crumbling, our borders are being overrun, veterans are not being taken care of, the middle class is being destroyed by jobs being sent overseas and corporations are using the practice of inversion as a loophole to avoid paying their taxes. With so many serious problems facing us, it is hard to determine which one should receive top priority. Republicans in Congress, however, have decided that their top priority is, Hey, lets sue the president for overstepping his authority. Does this mean the American people can sue Congress for not doing their job? I love the way politicians will start sentences with What the American people expect or What the Founding Fathers intended, and they proceed to do just the opposite. What the American people expect is a Congress that will put aside the partisan politics and work together for the good of the country. Is it any wonder that Congress now enjoys a favorable rating of less than 10 percent? If politicians really want to follow what the Founding Fathers wanted, they would resign after one or two terms. Our Founding Fathers stated that they felt any elected office should not be a career. It was a privilege to be elected to serve the people and should not be a lifelong job with incredible benefits. If we were to elect new people into office after one or two terms, it would insure that the people sent to D.C. would be one of us and know about the problems we face. They would not immediately spend most of their time working on their re-election campaigns they would work for us. Im not saying all politicians are corrupt. I am saying that most politicians, because they are lifers, have become so far removed from the average American that we can no longer expect them to relate to the day-to-day problems we face. Other than raising money, investigating everything and everyone, and spending more time fighting with one another than actually working, what exactly has this Congress done? Nothing! That means We the People must exercise our responsibility. If a politician will not voluntarily resign after one or two terms, we must vote them out of office and elect someone who will fight for us. Power of the people! Wow what a concept. Now that is something Im sure would be pleasing to our Founding Fathers.Evlyn M. Skurow Crystal RiverThrow out roadresurfacing rulesI just got another letter from some obscure agency that the Citrus County commissioners are trying to hide their duty that they were elected to do, which is to watch out for all Citrus County residents. Again, I focus on the horse trails that pass for roads in the Green Acres area. In case most people dont know, everyones gas tax is what pays for road repairs. Not just the affluent. But even there, I have not seen any sign of repairs. We can build sidewalks to go nowhere, fix swimming pools that serve maybe 50 people, widen seldom-used roads, buy a $3 million building that at the time of purchase has no use except as an edifice to one of them or a past member of their group. (Watch and see.) I beg you people to come into the 21st century. Even the forefathers left room in the Constitution to make changes, but you keep hiding behind a 50-year rule and regulation. Its time to step up and wake up to the needs of county residents that you represent.William R. Ames HomosassaOPINIONCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEWEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER10, 2014 A11 000J746 You could participate in one of our research studies in Brooksville! 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VA managers lied about delaysWASHINGTON Managers at more than a dozen Veterans Affairs medical facilities lied to federal investigators about scheduling practices and other issues, the departments inspector general said Tuesday. Richard Griffin, the VAs acting inspector general, said his office is investigating allegations of wrongdoing at 93 VA sites across the country, including 12 reports that have been completed and submitted to the VA for review. Fourth US aid worker with Ebola arrives in AtlantaATLANTA The fourth U.S. aid worker sickened with Ebola arrived in Atlanta on Tuesday, mirroring the carefully choreographed routine of the two Americans already successfully treated and released from Emory University Hospitals special isolation unit. The latest patient unidentified by hospital officials, who cited privacy restrictions arrived more than a month after missionaries Dr. Kent Brantly, 33, and Nancy Writebol, 59. All were flown in the same specially equipped medical plane from Africa to a military air base just outside Atlanta, then taken in ambulances with police escorts to the hospital. Helicopters buzzed above, and reporters and television cameras gathered in clusters along the street. The patients wore bulky, protective suits. On Tuesday, Emorys third patient walked from the ambulance, as Brantly did. Writebol was taken on a stretcher.New York police prepare for 9/11NEW YORK Air strikes in Iraq, ongoing unrest in Syria and the beheadings of two American journalists are casting a long shadow over the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks. While there is no specific threat against New York ahead of the Thursday commemoration, the rising power of disparate militant groups around the world presents the most complex terrorism danger since the twin towers were destroyed, New York intelligence officials said this week. New York remains the top target, and that makes preparing for big events, including the U.S. Open tennis tournament, the United Nations General Assembly and the Sept. 11 commemoration, that much more critical, officials said. The White House said in a statement that Obama met Tuesday with senior administration officials to review security threats and preparedness ahead of the 9/11 anniversary. New York Police Commissioner William Bratton said the department is prepared. From wire reports Nation BRIEFS NATION& WORLD Page A12WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Raging floods kill more than 440JHANG, Pakistan Raging monsoon floods sweeping across India and Pakistan have killed more than 440 people, authorities said Tuesday, warning hundreds of thousands more to be prepared to flee their homes as helicopters and boats raced to save marooned victims. Authorities in Pakistan said the floods, which began Sept. 3, are the worst since massive flooding killed 1,700 people in 2010. Pakistans minister for water and power, Khwaja Mohammad Asif, warned parliament that some 700,000 people have been told to leave their homes, which could be inundated in the next four days. Pakistani and Indian troops have been using boats and helicopters to drop food supplies for stranded families and evacuate victims. However, the challenge of the situation grows as more than 1.5 million people are now affected as the rushing waters have destroyed the homes of thousands of families.Australia may raise terror threatCANBERRA, Australia Australias domestic spy chief said the country may elevate its terrorism threat to the second-highest level within days because of the growing danger posed by Islamic State supporters. Australian Security Intelligence Organization Director-General David Irvine told Australian Broadcasting Corp. television in an interview late Tuesday that Australias terrorist threat level could be lifted from medium to high before he retires at the end of this week. He described the current threat as a very elevated level of medium. The Australian terrorist threat level has remained unchanged at medium since the four-tier National Terrorism Public Alert System was introduced in 2003. ASIO on Wednesday could not immediately provide information on whether the threat level had been higher than medium on the previous fivetier system that had existed since 1978.Syria insurgents to release peacekeepersSUVA, Fiji Fijis military chief said Wednesday that Syrian insurgents have agreed to release 45 United Nations peacekeepers later this week without conditions. Fijian Brig. Gen. Mosese Tikoitoga said Fiji had received word from U.N. headquarters in New York that the Nusra Front would release the men in the coming days without any conditions or demands. He didnt give a precise timetable or specifics of how the handover would take place. World BRIEFS From wire reports Airliner crash report inconclusive Associated PressHRABOVE, Ukraine A childs jump rope, its yellow handles blistered and charred. A burned book in Tagalog. Chunks of twisted fuselage. More than seven weeks after being shot from the sky, the wreckage from Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 still lay strewn Tuesday across the fields of eastern Ukraine. As evidence of the July 17 aviation disaster that killed all 298 people on board remained exposed to the elements, investigators hundreds of miles away in the Netherlands who have not yet visited the crash site because it is deemed too dangerous released a preliminary report that left key questions unanswered. The plane had no mechanical or other technical problem in the seconds before it broke up in the sky after being struck by multiple highenergy objects from outside the aircraft, the report said. There were multiple punctures in the cockpit and front section of the fuselage, it said damage that could be caused by a missile that detonates in front of its target and peppers it with small chunks of metal. However, investigators did not identify the source of the fragments or say who fired them. Although the report drew no conclusions about responsibility, U.S. State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf said the findings were consistent with our original assessment, that it was likely shot down by one of these surface-to-air missiles fired from separatist-controlled territory in eastern Ukraine. Wreckage from Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 still strewn across the countryside in Ukraine A Pro-Russian rebel looks at pieces of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 plane on Tuesday near the village of Rozsypne in eastern Ukraine.Associated Press Discovery from the deep Associated PressA side-scan sonar image shows a ship on the sea floor in northern Canada. Canadian scientists find ship lost 170 years ago in Arctic Associated PressTORONTO One of two British explorer ships that vanished in the Arctic nearly 170 years ago during a search for the fabled Northwest Passage has been found, Canadas prime minister announced Tuesday in a discovery that could unlock one of historys biggest mysteries and swell Canadian pride. Last seen in the 1840s while under the command of Rear Adm. Sir John Franklin, HMS Erebus and HMS Terror have long been among the most sought-after prizes in marine archaeology and the subject of songs, poems and novels. Prime Minister Stephen Harpers office said the well-preserved wreck of one of the vessels was found Sunday with the help of a remotely operated underwater vehicle. It was 11 meters below the surface, near King William Island, about 1,200 miles northwest of Toronto. Harper said that it is unclear which ship it is, but that sonar images yielded enough information to confirm it was one of Franklins. This is truly a historic moment for Canada, said Harper, who was beaming, uncharacteristically. This has been a great Canadian story and mystery and the subject of scientists, historians, writers and singers, so I think we really have an important day in mapping the history of our country. Harper said the discovery would shed light on what happened to Franklins crew. Franklin and 128 hand-picked officers and men disappeared after setting out in 1845 for the Northwest Passage, the longsought shortcut to Asia that supposedly ran from the Atlantic to the Pacific by way of the harsh, ice-choked Arctic. Historians believe the ships were lost in 1848 after they became locked in the ice near King William Island and the crews abandoned them in a hopeless bid to reach safety. Inuit lore tells of white men who were starving as late as the winter of 1850 on the Royal Geographical Society Island. For many years afterward, Franklin was celebrated as a Victorian-era hero. Dozens of searches by the British and Americans in the 1800s failed to locate the wrecks, and some of those expeditions ended in tragedy, too. But they opened up parts of the Canadian Arctic to discovery and ultimately spied a Northwest Passage, though it proved inhospitable to shipping because of ice and treacherous weather. Associated PressGENEVA Carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere reached a record high in 2013 as increasing levels of man-made pollution transform the planet, the U.N. weather agency said Tuesday. The heat-trapping gas blamed for the largest share of global warming rose to global concentrations of 396 parts per million last year, the biggest year-to-year change in three decades, the World Meteorological Organization said in an annual report. Thats an increase of 2.9 ppm from the previous year and is 42 percent higher than before the Industrial Age, when levels were about 280 parts per million. Based on the current rate, the worlds carbon dioxide pollution level is expected to cross the 400 ppm threshold by 2016, said WMO Secretary-General Michel Jarraud. That is way beyond the 350 ppm that some scientists and environmental groups promote as a safe level and which was last seen in 1987. CO2 emissions are growing mainly in China and other large developing countries as their economies expand. So far developed and developing countries have failed to reach a binding pact that would curb emissions globally. The goal of U.N. climate talks is to deliver such an agreement next year. Concentrations of CO2 build up over time because it stays in the atmosphere for decades. So even if emissions stopped today it would take many years before concentrations dropped significantly. Top climate scientists are now becoming increasingly skeptical that countries across the globe will meet the voluntary goals they set at the 2009 Copenhagen climate summit of limiting global warming to about 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit above preindustrial levels. In a draft report last month, the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change said it is looking more likely that the world will shoot past that point and by mid-century temperatures will increase by about another 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit compared to temperatures from 1986 to 2005. And by the end of the century that scenario will bring temperatures about 6.7 degrees warmer, it said. We know without any doubt that our climate is changing and our weather is becoming more extreme due to human activities such as the burning of fossil fuels, Jarraud said. Time is not on our side, for sure. To address the challenge, U.N. SecretaryGeneral Ban Ki-moon has invited heads of state and other leaders to a Sept. 23 climate change summit in New York on the sidelines of the annual U.N. General Assembly. President Barack Obama has said he will attend to help spur new commitments from governments, industry and civil groups for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. UN: CO2 pollution levels at annual record high Associated PressA poor air quality sign is posted over a highway last year in Salt Lake City. Carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere reached a record high in 2013 as increasing levels of man-made pollution transform the planet, the U.N. weather agency said on Tuesday.
Baseball/ B2 Scoreboard/B3 Sports briefs/ B3 Lottery, TV/B3 Tennis/B4 Golf/B4 Rays edge out Yankees 4-3./B2 SPORTSSection BWEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Seven Rivers surges past Citrus, unbeaten in county C.J. RISAK CorrespondentLECANTO Perfect, thus far. Thats Seven Rivers Christians volleyball record, at least against Citrus County rivals. The Warriors completed a firstround sweep Tuesday when they cruised past Citrus 25-19, 25-17, 25-13. Seven Rivers improved to 3-1 this season with the win, while the Hurricanes slipped to 2-3. For Seven Rivers, punctuating its triumph is the decisive manner in which it was delivered. The Warriors have played their three county rivals once each and they have won all three, without losing a set. The formula used in subduing Citrus was similar to those used against Crystal River and Lecanto play sharp defense, keep moving and digging opponents shots, and take advantage of opportunities when they appear. We played well as a team, Seven Rivers coach Wanda Grey said. Weve been talking about playing smart, making the smart play when we get a good pass. It was a bit rough in the beginning, but I think we really came back and played solid as a team, utilizing everybody. Thats something weve definitely improved upon from last year. Against the Hurricanes, Seven Rivers simply wore them out, which was indicative in the set scores. In each set, the Warriors put together a string of points that Citrus couldnt match. In the first, it was knotted at 13-all before Seven Rivers pulled away with a 10-2 run. Julia Eckart and Michaela Wallace contributed a couple of kills apiece during Are the Gators SEC ready? Associated PressGAINESVILLE Floridas season opener went about as well as the Gators could have expected. The revamped offense totaled 655 yards and didnt have a turnover. The defense gave up 125 yards and posted a shutout. Special teams also were impressive. Together, the units gave the Gators their first victory in 11 months. Hammering Eastern Michigan 65-0 provided a much-needed boost for a team that lost confidence last year, which ended with the programs first losing season since 1979. Now, the Gators want a better test a Southeastern Conference opponent. Florida (1-0) opens SEC play Saturday against Kentucky, which has lost 27 in a row in the series. We put on a good show and that was something to applaud, but this is SEC ball now and we know the level of competition definitely steps up and takes another jump, offensive tackle Chaz Green said Tuesday. CROSS COUNTRY NOTEBOOKLARRYBUGG CorrespondentSeven Rivers Christian sophomore cross country runner Paige Eckart has threatened to get to the state meet in the past. She reached the regionals in both her eighthand ninth-grade seasons. She starts this season hoping to reach Tallahassee in November. She had a clocking of 24:13 for the best time by a Seven Rivers runner at the Lecanto Invitational on Saturday at Lecanto High. I think it was a good way to start the season, Eckart said. They (the competition) are very good. We have gotten better on the hills. Running for her is a mind-over-matter situation and she likes it. I like the mental aspect, she said. You can overcome your stomach and legs. She may need to boost her confidence level, however. I dont expect (to get to state), she said. She has a new coach in Alexandra Robison, who was a cross country runner in high school. Robison appreciates her top girl runner. Shes been running for years and she loves it, Robison said. She has a great attitude. She did a great job. She always has a smile on her face and finished strong. If Eckart can get to state in Tallahassee, both the runner and her coach should be wearing some broad smiles.Eckart seeking that trip to state Felton may be new bright star for Crystal RiverLARRYBUGG CorrespondentThe Crystal River High School girls cross country team used to be spoiled. Either the team or an individual would get to run at the state meet every year. Last year, the Pirates did not qualify anyone for the Tallahassee meet. This year, they look like they have at least one runner who could be Tallahasseebound. Freshman Jillian Felton ran her first varsity race Saturday and took ninth in the Lecanto Invitational with a time of 21:04.96. There were 30 teams competing and 186 competitors in the girls varsity race alone. Felton has the lean, athletic build and looks like a good bet for a state meet appearance this year or in the future. She did a great job, Crystal River coach Deirdra Byrne said. She has been running for years and loves it. She has a smile on her face and a good attitude. She finished strong. Felton may be the leader and strong runner that the Pirates can rally around. She also happens to be an A student. She may be threatening the local cross country queen by years end. Lecanto Highs Claire Farnsworth ran a 19:58 and took third in the meet. Farnsworth qualified for state last year and finished 40th. As a team, the Pirates were 12th out of 30 teams with 386 points at the Lecanto meet. Felton said she loves her coaches. Byrne is the head girls coach and Tim Byrne, her husband, is the boys coach. Tim Byrne coached a Lecanto boys team to a state title in 1995. I like it at Crystal River (High), Felton said. I love the coaches, too. They are so good. MATT PFIFFNER /ChronicleCrystal River freshman cross country runner Jillian Felton burst onto the local scene Saturday at the Lecanto Invitational with a ninth-place varsity finish for the Pirates in 21:04.96. See RUN/ Page B3 See NOTEBOOK/ Page B3 Florida hopes opening show carries into SEC play See GATORS/ Page B3 Florida defensive lineman Bryan Cox Jr. celebrates with fans Saturday after defeating Eastern Michigan 65-0 in Gainesville.Associated Press Kim Iwaniec of Seven Rivers Christian, right, attempts to tip the ball over the defense of Citrus Jordan Josey during Tuesday nights match in Lecanto.MATT PFIFFNER /Chronicle See SURGES/ Page B3
Associated PressNEW YORK Left fielder Matt Joyce threw out Stephen Drew in the fifth inning when catcher Ryan Hanigan blocked the sliding runner, and the Tampa Bay Rays held on to beat the fading New York Yankees 4-3 Tuesday night. Hours after Major League Baseball gave teams and umpires new guidelines on what catchers can do under this years experimental rule designed to avoid collisions, the latest instructions were put to a test when Drew tried to score what would have been the tying run. Drew was on second when Jacoby Ellsbury singled sharply to left, and third base coach Rob Thomson waved Drew around. Joyce threw home, and Hanigan gave Drew no lane to the plate as he awaited the throw, which arrived in plenty of time. Hanigan tagged the sliding runner, and Drew was called out by plate umpire Vic Carapazza.AMERICAN LEAGUE Orioles 4, Red Sox 1BOSTON Alejandro De Aza hit two homers, Adam Jones added another and the Baltimore Orioles won for the 10th time in 13 games with a 4-1 victory over the Boston Red Sox. Chris Tillman (12-5) gave up one run in five innings, his 18th straight start in which he allowed three earned runs or fewer. Zach Britton pitched the ninth for his 34th save in 38 opportunities. The first-place Orioles maintained their 10-game lead in the AL East over the Toronto Blue Jays, who beat the Chicago Cubs 9-2. The New York Yankees fell 11 games behind Baltimore after losing to the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3. Last-place Boston is a season-high 22 1/2 games out of first one year after winning the World Series.Twins 4, Indians 3CLEVELAND Oswaldo Arcias two-run homer capped Minnesotas four-run fourth inning against Trevor Bauer, and the Twins dented Clevelands playoff hopes with a 4-3 victory. The last-place Twins won for just the fourth time in 16 games. Minnesota rookie Trevor May (2-4), who entered with a 9.38 ERA, limited the Indians to just two runs in five innings. Arcias homer off Bauer (5-8) made it 4-2, and the Twins hung on despite doing nothing else against the righthander.Tigers 4, Royals 2DETROIT Max Scherzer escaped a bases-loaded jam in the fifth, Rajai Davis and J.D. Martinez homered, and the Detroit Tigers beat Kansas City 4-2 to pull within percentage points of the Royals atop the AL Central. Scherzer (16-5) allowed a run and seven hits in 6 2/3 innings. Kansas City was down 3-1 in the fifth when Alex Gordons deep fly to right went just foul with two on. Gordon walked to load the bases with one out, but Salvador Perez lined out and Eric Hosmer struck out. Joe Nathan earned his 30th save in 36 chances, allowing two infield singles to start the ninth before ending it with two strikeouts sandwiched around a picked-off runner. Kansas Citys Jason Vargas (11-8) allowed four runs in 5 1/3 innings.NATIONAL LEAGUE Nationals 6, Braves 4WASHINGTON Adam LaRoche kept up his torrid stretch with two hits and two RBIs, and the Washington Nationals essentially put to rest any thought that there is still a serious race for the NL East title with a 6-4 win over the Atlanta Braves. Washingtons second victory in two nights over the Braves, gave the Nationals a nine-game lead over their second-place rivals with 19 to play. Atlanta was a regular nemesis for about a year and a half, but the Nationals have put the kibosh on that trend by winning five of the last seven meetings. Jordan Zimmermann (11-5) allowed four runs (two earned) with seven strikeouts and no walks in six innings. He hasnt lost a decision since July 11 and is 5-0 and the Nationals are 8-0 in his last eight starts.Reds 9, Cardinals 5CINCINNATI Devin Mesoraco homered and drove in three runs, and Mike Leake pitched into the seventh inning and doubled home a run, leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 9-5 victory that ended their six-game losing streak against the St. Louis Cardinals. The NL Central leaders lost for only the second time in 11 games and maintained their 4 1/2-game lead over Pittsburgh. St. Louis is 10-4 against the Reds and 40-25 overall in the division. The Reds won for the third time in 11 games. They are 17-33 since the All-Star break, a slide that has dropped them out of contention. Leake (11-11) was coming off his worst start of the season, giving up a season-high seven runs and three homers during a 9-7 loss in Baltimore last Thursday. Against the Cardinals, Leake allowed three runs and eight hits.Phillies 4, Pirates 3PHILADELPHIA Maikel Franco hit a tiebreaking single in the seventh inning to lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Freddy Galvis homered, doubled and scored the go-ahead run after an infield single and a stolen base. Justin De Fratus (3-1) pitched a scoreless inning for the win. Jonathan Papelbon finished for his 36th save in 39 chances. The Pirates entered the night with a 1 1/2-game lead over Atlanta and Milwaukee for the second NL wild card. The last-place Phillies have won 10 of 15. Galvis led off the bottom of the seventh with a grounder to deep shortstop for a single off Justin Wilson (3-4). After a pair of strikeouts, Galvis stole second. He scored on Francos hit to right. Galvis hit a drive way out to right to tie it at 3 in the fifth.Mets 2, Rockies 0NEW YORK Jacob deGrom burnished his rookie of the year credentials by pitching three-hit ball for eight dominant innings, and the New York Mets held on to beat the Colorado Rockies 2-0 for their sixth win in seven games. Jeurys Familia got Wilin Rosario to ground out with the bases loaded for his fifth save. Mets closer Jenrry Mejia gave up two hits and a walk and got only one out before manager Terry Collins brought on Josh Edgin. The left-hander struck out slugger Corey Dickerson. The win came after the Mets learned captain David Wright would be shut down for the rest of the season because of inflammation in his left shoulder. The third baseman had an MRI on Tuesday and didnt play. Juan Lagares had an RBI single to help the Mets move to five games of .500 (70-75).INTERLEAGUE Blue Jays 9, Cubs 2TORONTO Jose Bautista hit a go-ahead, three-run double in the seventh inning and the Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 9-2. Mark Buehrle (12-9) allowed two runs and 10 hits in seven innings to stop a six-start winless streak, helping the Blue Jays improve to 6-2 in September. Aaron Sanchez pitched eighth and Daniel Norris finished for Toronto, which came in five games out in the AL wild-card race. AL Associated PressNew Yorks Stephen Drew, right, is tagged out at the plate by Tampa Bay catcher Ryan Hanigan Tuesday during the fifth inning at Yankee Stadium in New York. Yankees manager Joe Girardi requested a video review of the play, but the ruling on the field was upheld. Rays top Yanks, rule change put to test De Aza powers Orioles past Sox AMERICAN LEAGUETuesdays Games Minnesota 4, Cleveland 3 Tampa Bay 4, N.Y. Yankees 3 Toronto 9, Chicago Cubs 2 Detroit 4, Kansas City 2 Baltimore 4, Boston 1 L.A. Angels at Texas, late. Oakland at Chicago White Sox, late. Houston at Seattle, late. Todays Games Baltimore (W.Chen 14-4) at Boston (Workman 1-8), 1:35 p.m. Minnesota (Gibson 11-10) at Cleveland (House 2-3), 7:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (Odorizzi 10-11) at N.Y. Yankees (Capuano 2-3), 7:05 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Hendricks 6-1) at Toronto (Hutchison 9-11), 7:07 p.m. Kansas City (Shields 13-7) at Detroit (Porcello 15-10), 7:08 p.m. L.A. Angels (Shoemaker 14-4) at Texas (Tepesch 4-9), 8:05 p.m. Oakland (Samardzija 4-5) at Chicago White Sox (Bassitt 0-1), 8:10 p.m. Houston (Tropeano 0-0) at Seattle (Iwakuma 14-6), 10:10 p.m.NATIONAL LEAGUETuesdays Games Washington 6, Atlanta 4 Philadelphia 4, Pittsburgh 3 Toronto 9, Chicago Cubs 2 N.Y. Mets 2, Colorado 0 Cincinnati 9, St. Louis 5 Miami at Milwaukee, late. San Diego at L.A. Dodgers, late. Arizona at San Francisco, late. Todays Games Atlanta (Harang 10-10) at Washington (Strasburg 11-10), 4:05 p.m. Pittsburgh (Worley 6-4) at Philadelphia (Je.Williams 3-0), 7:05 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Hendricks 6-1) at Toronto (Hutchison 9-11), 7:07 p.m. Colorado (Matzek 5-9) at N.Y. Mets (R.Montero 0-3), 7:10 p.m. St. Louis (Lackey 2-2) at Cincinnati (Simon 13-10), 7:10 p.m. Miami (Cosart 4-1) at Milwaukee (W.Peralta 15-10), 8:10 p.m. San Diego (Kennedy 10-12) at L.A. Dodgers (Haren 12-10), 10:10 p.m. Arizona (Collmenter 10-7) at San Francisco (Vogelsong 8-10), 10:15 p.m. Rays 4, Yankees 3Tampa BayNew York abrhbi abrhbi Zobrist 2b5121Ellsury cf4121 DeJess dh4000Jeter ss4000 Longori 3b5011BMcCn c4010 Loney 1b4132Beltran dh4000 Myers rf4000Teixeir 1b4000 Joyce lf3010Headly 3b2100 YEscor ss3000ISuzuki rf3120 Kiermr cf4120Drew 2b3010 Hanign c4120CYoung lf3012 Totals36411 4 Totals31373 Tampa Bay0121000004 New York0001200003 DPTampa Bay 2. LOBTampa Bay 8, New York 2. 2BKiermaier (16). HRLoney (9), Ellsbury (15). SBJoyce (2), I.Suzuki (12). CS Kiermaier (4). SY.Escobar. IPHRERBBSO Tampa Bay Archer W,9-861/373303 Balfour H,92/300000 Boxberger H,18100002 McGee S,17-19100000 New York Kuroda L,10-931/394405 Huff 12/320001 Whitley 11/300012 R.Hill 1/300001 E.Rogers 2/300010 Outman 1/300000 Kelley 1/300000 Dav.Robertson100002 Huff pitched to 1 batter in the 6th.Orioles 4, Red Sox 1Baltimore Boston abrhbi abrhbi Markks rf4110Betts cf3010 De Aza lf4233Nava rf2020 A.Jones cf5111Craig ph-rf1000 N.Cruz dh5010D.Ortiz dh4000 C.Davis4010Cespds lf4000 Pearce 1b3010Napoli 1b4000 KJhnsn 3b0000Bogarts ss3121 Hundly c4000Mdlrks 3b2000 Flahrty ss4010Rivero 3b2020 Schoop 2b4010JWeeks 2b4010 Vazquz c3000 Totals37410 4Totals32181 Baltimore2020000004 Boston0001000001 DPBaltimore 1. LOBBaltimore 9, Boston 8. 2BDe Aza (20), N.Cruz (26), Pearce (22), Nava (17), Rivero (1). HRDe Aza 2 (7), A.Jones (25), Bogaerts (10). SBSchoop (2). IPHRERBBSO Baltimore Tillman W,12-5561125 Meek H,3 12/310011 A.Miller H,202/300002 Brach H,5 2/300001 Z.Britton S,34-38110010 Boston Ranaudo L,3-231/364422 D.Britton 12/300012 Badenhop 110001 M.Barnes 330002 PBVazquez.Tigers 4, Royals 2Kansas CityDetroit abrhbi abrhbi Aoki rf4020Kinsler 2b4000 JDyson pr0000TrHntr rf4120 Infante 2b5031MiCarr dh3010 Gore pr0000VMrtnz 1b3000 AGordn lf3000JMrtnz lf3112 S.Perez c5000D.Kelly 3b0000 Hosmer 1b3010Cstllns 3b4010 Wlngh dh3110Carrer pr-cf0000 Mostks 3b4020Avila c3010 L.Cain cf4001AnRmn ss4110 AEscor ss4110RDavis cf-lf4112 Totals352 102Totals32484 Kansas City0000100102 Detroit12001000x4 EInfante (9), Moustakas (13). LOBKansas City 11, Detroit 8. 2BMoustakas (19), Mi.Cabrera (45). HRJ.Martinez (20), R.Davis (8). SB Infante (9), Carrera (6). CSAoki (7), J.Dyson (7). SFJ.Martinez. IPHRERBBSO Kansas City J.Vargas L,11-851/364436 Crow 12/300000 K.Herrera 120001 Detroit Scherzer W,16-562/371146 Alburquerque H,171/300000 B.Hardy 001110 Chamberlain H,25110000 Nathan S,30-36120002 B.Hardy pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.Twins 4, Indians 3MinnesotaCleveland abrhbiabrhbi JSchafr lf3000Bourn cf4010 Dozier 2b4000JRmrz ss5030 Mauer 1b3110Brantly lf3000 KVargs dh4111CSantn 1b3220 Plouffe 3b4111Kipnis 2b3110 Arcia rf4122Chsnhll 3b4001 KSuzuk c3000YGoms c3012 EdEscr ss3000DvMrp rf2010 A.Hicks cf3000T.Holt ph-rf1000 Giambi ph1000 Shuck rf0000 Walters dh4000 Totals31454Totals33393 Minnesota0004000004 Cleveland0200000103 DPMinnesota 2. LOBMinnesota 3, Cleveland 8. 2BMauer (24), K.Vargas (9), J.Ramirez (7), C.Santana (23), Kipnis (24), Dav.Murphy (22). HRArcia (16). SFY.Gomes. IPHRERBBSO Minnesota May W,2-4552243 A.Thompson H,112/320002 Duensing H,6111100 Fien H,251/310000 Burton S,2-2100000 Cleveland Bauer L,5-8844418 Rzepczynski1/300011 Atchison2/310000INTERLEAGUE Blue Jays 9, Cubs 2Chicago Toronto abrhbi abrhbi Coghln lf5010Reyes ss5012 J.Baez ss3220Bautist rf5014 Soler rf4011Encrnc dh5030 Valuen 3b4000Pompy pr-dh0000 Castillo c4031Lind 1b3010 Olt dh4000StTllsn pr-3b1100 Alcantr 2b4010DNavrr c4111 Valaika 1b4010Valenci 3b-1b4110 Szczur cf4020Pillar lf4130 Goins 2b2110 ClRsms ph-cf1210 Gose cf2000 Kawsk ph-2b1212 Totals36211 2 Totals379 149 Chicago1000100002 Toronto00001035x9 EValaika (2), Arrieta (2). DPChicago 1, Toronto 1. LOBChicago 11, Toronto 7. 2B J.Baez (6), Bautista (26), Encarnacion (25), Valencia (12), Goins (5). 3BLind (2). SBJ.Baez (3). CSPillar (2). SFSoler. IPHRERBBSO Chicago Arrieta 61/372215 N.Ramirez,2/322211 Schlitter 2/345411 B.Parker 1/310000 Toronto Buehrle W,12-97102203 Aa.Sanchez H,5100001 Da.Norris 110011 NL Nationals 6, Braves 4Atlanta Washington abrhbi abrhbi Bonifac cf4010Span cf5110 Gosseln 2b4210Rendon 3b2100 FFrmn 1b4020Werth rf2211 J.Upton lf4112LaRoch 1b3122 Heywrd rf4111Dsmnd ss3111 CJhnsn 3b4011Espinos ss1010 Bthncrt c4000Harper lf4010 ASmns ss3000WRams c4021 ESantn p2000ACarer 2b3001 Varvar p0000Zmrmn p3000 LaStell ph1000Barrett p0000 Avilan p0000Detwilr p0000 Stmmn p0000 Hairstn ph1000 Storen p0000 Totals344 74Totals31696 Atlanta0002020004 Washington41010000x6 EBethancourt (1), Desmond (22), Espinosa (5). LOBAtlanta 3, Washington 7. 2BBonifacio (16), Gosselin (3), Heyward (25), Span (37), Werth (33), Espinosa (14). HRJ.Upton (27). CSF.Freeman (3). SRendon. SFA. Cabrera. IPHRERBBSO Atlanta E.Santana L,14-8586545 Varvaro 100000 Avilan 210000 Washington Zimmermann W,11-5664207 Barrett H,711/310001 Detwiler H,21/300001 Stammen H,51/300001 Storen S,4-7100001 WPE.Santana.Phillies 4, Pirates 3PittsburghPhiladelphia abrhbiabrhbi JHrrsn 3b5010Revere cf4000 SMarte lf3120Franco 3b4121 AMcCt cf3000Utley 2b3011 NWalkr 2b3100Howard 1b4000 RMartn c4022Papeln p0000 I.Davis 1b4000Byrd rf3010 GPolnc rf3110DBrwn lf3000 Mercer ss3011Ruiz c3000 Volquez p2000Galvis ss3331 Snider ph1000DBchn p2011 JuWlsn p0000DeFrts p0000 JHughs p0000CHrndz ph1000 Lambo ph1000Giles p0000 Ruf 1b0000 Totals32373Totals30484 Pittsburgh0120000003 Philadelphia11001010x4 ERuiz (5). DPPittsburgh 2. LOBPittsburgh 7, Philadelphia 5. 2BS.Marte (25), R.Martin (17), Mercer (24), Franco (1), Galvis (1). HR Galvis (2). SBS.Marte (26), Utley (7), Galvis (1). SMercer. IPHRERBBSO Pittsburgh Volquez663325 Ju.Wilson L,3-4121102 J.Hughes100001 Philadelphia D.Buchanan643235 De Fratus W,3-1120001 Giles H,10100001 Papelbon S,36-39110001Mets 2, Rockies 0Colorado New York abrhbi abrhbi Blckmn cf4010Lagars cf4011 Cuddyr rf4000DnMrp 2b3010 Mornea 1b4010Campll 3b4000 Stubbs pr0000Duda 1b4010 Arenad 3b3010TdArnd c4110 CDckrs lf4000Grndrs rf4021 Rosario c4010Flores ss3000 Rutledg ss3010dnDkkr lf2110 LeMahi 2b3000EYong lf0000 Brgmn p2000deGrm p2000 Flande p0000Mejia p0000 Paulsn ph1000Edgin p0000 Brothrs p0000Famili p0000 Totals320 50Totals30272 Colorado0000000000 New York00001100x2 EBlackmon (6), Rutledge (11). DPColorado 1. LOBColorado 6, New York 7. 2BArenado (33), Rosario (22), Granderson (22), den Dekker (7). SdeGrom. IPHRERBBSO Colorado Bergman L,2-3662201 Flande 100011 Brothers 110001 New York deGrom W,8-6830009 Mejia H,2 1/320011 Edgin H,5 1/300001 Familia S,5-91/300000Reds 9, Cardinals 5St. Louis Cincinnati abrhbi abrhbi MCrpnt 3b4010BHmltn cf4100 GGarci ph1000B.Pena 1b2210 Jay cf3011Frazier 3b5110 Bourjos cf1100Mesorc c3323 Hollidy lf4020Phillips 2b4112 Pham ph1000Ju.Diaz p0000 MAdms 1b4120MParr p0000 Scrggs ph1011Lutz ph1000 JhPerlt ss3011Hoover p0000 Descals ph1010Bruce rf0000 YMolin c2011Ludwck lf3010 Gonzals p0000Bourgs pr-lf1010 Przyns ph1000Heisey rf4022 Mstrsn p0000AChpm p0000 Siegrist p0000Cozart ss4121 Tuivaill p0000Leake p3011 Grenwd p0000RSantg 2b1000 M.Ellis ph1000 Tavers rf3110 Grichk1010 Wong 2b4110 Wacha p2000 Motte p0000 T.Cruz c2111 Totals395145Totals359 129 St. Louis0001003015 Cincinnati20014002x9 EWong (10), Grichuk (2), Cozart (9). DPSt. Louis 1, Cincinnati 2. LOBSt. Louis 10, Cincinnati 11. 2BM.Carpenter (33), Ma.Adams (30), Scruggs (1), Jh.Peralta (36), Taveras (8), Mesoraco (24), Phillips (23), Leake (4). 3BCozart (5). HRMesoraco (23). SHeisey. SF Y.Molina. IPHRERBBSO St. Louis Wacha L,5-6466533 Motte 131100 Gonzales 100021 Masterson 1/300020 Siegrist 2/300002 Tuivailala 2/332211 Greenwood1/300000 Cincinnati Leake W,11-11683306 Ju.Diaz 131110 M.Parra H,16110000 Hoover 2/321001 A.Chapman1/300001 West Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Los Angeles8855.6158-2W-547-2441-31 Oakland8063.55982-8L-245-2735-36 Seattle7964.55297-3W-137-3642-28 Houston6381.43825167-3L-135-3928-42 Texas5489.37834252-8W-125-4329-46 East Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Baltimore8559.5907-3W-343-2842-31 Toronto7569.5211048-2W-339-3136-38 New York7369.5141154-6L-236-3537-34 Tampa Bay7075.48315105-5W-133-4237-33 Boston6382.43422174-6L-331-4332-39 East Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Washington8261.5736-4W-346-2736-34 Atlanta7471.510913-7L-340-3134-40 Miami7072.4931145-5W-240-3430-38 New York7075.4831357-3W-335-3535-40 Philadelphia6777.4651586-4W-134-3933-38 Central Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway St. Louis8065.5528-2L-144-2836-37 Pittsburgh7569.52145-5L-144-2831-41 Milwaukee7470.514511-9L-337-3537-35 Cincinnati6877.4691273-7W-138-3530-42 Chicago6481.44116113-7L-535-3629-45 West Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Los Angeles8262.5696-4W-439-3443-28 San Fran.7865.54537-3L-138-3340-32 San Diego6677.4621583-7L-640-3126-46 Arizona5984.41322154-6L-329-4330-41 Colorado5986.40723166-4L-239-3520-51 Central Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Kansas City7964.5525-5L-238-3241-32 Detroit8065.5526-4W-338-3242-33 Cleveland7469.517555-5L-243-3031-39 Chicago6479.44815154-6W-135-3629-43 Minnesota6282.43117173-7W-130-4232-40 AMERICAN LEAGUE NATIONAL LEAGUE CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEBASEBALL B2WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER10, 2014
She said she started running when she was in fourth grade and has done local races and ran in middle school. I just to like to run. Like Forrest Gump, I just like to run, she said. My Mom, Marlon, is a big fan. Billy Bass first got me running. I run all the time. She was born in Ocala and has lived in Citrus County her entire life. She said it would be cool to run at Florida State and become a nurse. It would also be cool to go with her coach and team to the state meet in November. SCOREBOARDCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE On the AIRWAVES TODAYS SPORTS MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 4 p.m. (MLB) Atlanta Braves at Washington Nationals. 7 p.m. (ESPN) Kansas City Royals at Detroit Tigers. 7 p.m. (SUN, WYKE 104.3 FM) Tampa Bay Rays at New York Yankees. 8 p.m. (FSNFL) Miami Marlins at Milwaukee Brewers. 10 p.m. (ESPN) Arizona Diamondbacks at San Francisco Giants. BASKETBALL 12 p.m. (ESPN2) FIBA World Cup, Quarterfinal: Serbia vs. Brazil 4 p.m. (ESPN2) FIBA World Cup, Quarterfinal: France vs. Spain. 8 p.m. (NBA) FIBA World Cup, Quarterfinal: Serbia vs. Brazil. (Same-day Tape) 9:30 p.m. (NBA) FIBA World Cup, Quarterfinal: France vs. Spain. (Same-day Tape) COLLEGE FOOTBALL 12 a.m. (ESPNU) Colorado State at Boise State. (Taped) MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER 8 p.m. (ESPN2) D.C. United at New York Red Bulls. Note: Times and channels are subject to change at the discretion of the network. If you are unable to locate a game on the listed channel, please contact your cable provider. Prep CALENDAR TODAYS PREP SPORTS BOYS GOLF 4 p.m. Citrus at Lake Weir The AP Pro32 NFL Power RankingsVoted by a 12-member panel, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Sept. 9, total points based on 32 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 32nd-place vote, and previous ranking: WLTPtsPvs 1. Seattle Seahawks (12)1003841 2. Denver Broncos1003712 3. San Francisco 49ers1003576 4. Cincinnati Bengals10033110 5. Philadelphia Eagles1003197 6. Green Bay Packers0102974 6. New Orleans Saints0102975 8. New England Patriots0102963 9. Indianapolis Colts0102818 10. Arizona Cardinals10027114 11. Atlanta Falcons10025920 12. Carolina Panthers10025315 13. Pitt. Steelers10024913 14. Detroit Lions10024717 15. Miami Dolphins10022724 16. San Diego Chargers0102049 17. Baltimore Ravens01017310 18. New York Jets10016819 19. Tennessee Titans10016426 20. Minnesota Vikings10016228 21. Buffalo Bills10016029 22. Chicago Bears01015012 22. Houston Texans10015027 24. Kansas City Chiefs0108716 25. Tampa Bay Bucs0108618 26. Cleveland Browns0107431 27. Jacksonville Jags0107230 28. Wash. Redskins0106722 29. New York Giants0106323 30. Dallas Cowboys0105125 31. Oakland Raiders0104132 32. St. Louis Rams0102520 VOTING PANEL John Czarnecki, Fox Sports Tony Dungy, NBC Sports Herm Edwards, ESPN Bob Glauber, Newsday Rick Gosselin, Dallas Morning News Ira Kaufman, Tampa Tribune Pat Kirwan, SiriusXM NFL Radio/CBSSports .com Jeff Legwold, ESPN/ESPN.com Jenny Vrentas Monday Morning Quarterback Alex Marvez, Foxsports.com Jim Miller, SiriusXM NFL Radio Charean Williams, Fort Worth Star TelegramLEADERSAMERICAN LEAGUE BATTINGAltuve, Houston, .338; VMartinez, Detroit, .335; Beltre, Texas, .327; Cano, Seattle, .322; JAbreu, Chicago, .317; Brantley, Cleveland, .314; MiCabrera, Detroit, .311. RUNSDozier, Minnesota, 99; Trout, Los Angeles, 99; MiCabrera, Detroit, 91; Kinsler, Detroit, 91; Bautista, Toronto, 85; Brantley, Cleveland, 85; Donaldson, Oakland, 83; Pujols, Los Angeles, 83. RBITrout, Los Angeles, 103; MiCabrera, Detroit, 101; NCruz, Baltimore, 101; JAbreu, Chicago, 99; Ortiz, Boston, 98; Bautista, Toronto, 96; VMartinez, Detroit, 96. HITSAltuve, Houston, 198; Brantley, Cleveland, 171; MeCabrera, Toronto, 171; MiCabrera, Detroit, 170; Cano, Seattle, 170; Kinsler, Detroit, 170; VMartinez, Detroit, 169. DOUBLESMiCabrera, Detroit, 45; Altuve, Houston, 40; Plouffe, Minnesota, 40; Brantley, Cleveland, 39; Kinsler, Detroit, 37; Trout, Los Angeles, 37; MeCabrera, Toronto, 35. TRIPLESBourn, Cleveland, 10; Eaton, Chicago, 8; Gardner, New York, 8; Rios, Texas, 8; LMartin, Texas, 7; Trout, Los Angeles, 7; AJackson, Seattle, 6; Kiermaier, Tampa Bay, 6; Odor, Texas, 6; DaSantana, Minnesota, 6. HOME RUNSNCruz, Baltimore, 39; Carter, Houston, 36; JAbreu, Chicago, 33; Bautista, Toronto, 32; Ortiz, Boston, 32; Trout, Los Angeles, 32; Encarnacion, Toronto, 30; VMartinez, Detroit, 30. STOLEN BASESAltuve, Houston, 51; Ellsbury, New York, 37; JDyson, Kansas City, 33; RDavis, Detroit, 32; AEscobar, Kansas City, 28; LMartin, Texas, 26; Reyes, Toronto, 26. PITCHINGScherzer, Detroit, 16-5; Weaver, Los Angeles, 16-8; PHughes, Minnesota, 15-9; Porcello, Detroit, 15-10; WChen, Baltimore, 144; Shoemaker, Los Angeles, 14-4; FHernandez, Seattle, 14-5; Iwakuma, Seattle, 14-6; Kazmir, Oakland, 14-7; Kluber, Cleveland, 14-9. ERASale, Chicago, 2.09; FHernandez, Seattle, 2.12; Kluber, Cleveland, 2.47; Lester, Oakland, 2.54; Lester, Oakland, 2.54; Richards, Los Angeles, 2.61; Iwakuma, Seattle, 2.97. STRIKEOUTSDPrice, Detroit, 243; Scherzer, Detroit, 232; Kluber, Cleveland, 223; FHernandez, Seattle, 217; Lester, Oakland, 191; Sale, Chicago, 183; Darvish, Texas, 182. SAVESRodney, Seattle, 44; GHolland, Kansas City, 42; DavRobertson, New York, 35; ZBritton, Baltimore, 34; Perkins, Minnesota, 33; Nathan, Detroit, 30; Uehara, Boston, 26. NATIONAL LEAGUE BATTINGJHarrison, Pittsburgh, .316; Morneau, Colorado, .316; Revere, Philadelphia, .310; AMcCutchen, Pittsburgh, .309; Posey, San Francisco, .309; DanMurphy, New York, .301; Lucroy, Milwaukee, .301. RUNSRendon, Washington, 103; Pence, San Francisco, 101; MCarpenter, St. Louis, 91; FFreeman, Atlanta, 89; Span, Washington, 88; Stanton, Miami, 88; CGomez, Milwaukee, 87. RBIStanton, Miami, 105; AdGonzalez, Los Angeles, 100; JUpton, Atlanta, 93; Howard, Philadelphia, 92; Desmond, Washington, 83; LaRoche, Washington, 82; Duda, New York, 81; Holliday, St. Louis, 81. HITSPence, San Francisco, 172; Span, Washington, 167; Revere, Philadelphia, 163; FFreeman, Atlanta, 161; McGehee, Miami, 160; DanMurphy, New York, 160; DGordon, Los Angeles, 157. DOUBLESLucroy, Milwaukee, 49; Goldschmidt, Arizona, 39; FFreeman, Atlanta, 38; Span, Washington, 37; KDavis, Milwaukee, 36; AdGonzalez, Los Angeles, 36; JhPeralta, St. Louis, 36; Rendon, Washington, 36. TRIPLESDGordon, Los Angeles, 12; BCrawford, San Francisco, 10; Hechavarria, Miami, 10; Pence, San Francisco, 10; DPeralta, Arizona, 9; Puig, Los Angeles, 9; BHamilton, Cincinnati, 7; JHarrison, Pittsburgh, 7; Revere, Philadelphia, 7; Span, Washington, 7. HOME RUNSStanton, Miami, 37; Rizzo, Chicago, 30; Duda, New York, 27; JUpton, Atlanta, 27; Byrd, Philadelphia, 25; Frazier, Cincinnati, 25; LaRoche, Washington, 23; Mesoraco, Cincinnati, 23. STOLEN BASESDGordon, Los Angeles, 59; BHamilton, Cincinnati, 55; Revere, Philadelphia, 43; CGomez, Milwaukee, 29; Span, Washington, 29; EYoung, New York, 29; Rollins, Philadelphia, 28. PITCHINGKershaw, Los Angeles, 18-3; Cueto, Cincinnati, 17-8; Bumgarner, San Francisco, 17-9; Wainwright, St. Louis, 17-9; Lynn, St. Louis, 15-8; WPeralta, Milwaukee, 15-10; Ryu, Los Angeles, 14-6; Greinke, Los Angeles, 14-8; ESantana, Atlanta, 14-8. ERAKershaw, Los Angeles, 1.67; Cueto, Cincinnati, 2.23; Hamels, Philadelphia, 2.56; Wainwright, St. Louis, 2.62; TRoss, San Diego, 2.66; Greinke, Los Angeles, 2.73; Lynn, St. Louis, 2.80. STRIKEOUTSStrasburg, Washington, 215; Cueto, Cincinnati, 213; Kershaw, Los Angeles, 210; Bumgarner, San Francisco, 199; TRoss, San Diego, 191; Greinke, Los Angeles, 186; Kennedy, San Diego, 184. SAVESRosenthal, St. Louis, 43; Kimbrel, Atlanta, 43; Jansen, Los Angeles, 41; FrRodriguez, Milwaukee, 39; Papelbon, Philadelphia, 36; Cishek, Miami, 33; AChapman, Cincinnati, 31; AReed, Arizona, 31; RSoriano, Washington, 31. BASEBALL American League CLEVELAND INDIANS Sent OF Chris Dickerson outright to Columbus (IL). OAKLAND ATHLETICS Reinstated INF Nick Punto from the 15-day DL. Extended their player development contract with Vermont (NYP) through the 2016 season. National League WASHINGTON NATIONALS Signed a two-year player development contract extension with Potomac (Carolina) through the 2016 season. Appalachian League AL Announced the New York Yankees will field an affiliate in Pulaski, Va., next season. American Association SIOUX FALLS CANARIES Traded LHP Joe Testa to Camden for a player to be named. BASKETBALL National Basketball Association NBA Suspended Detroit F-C Greg Monroe two regular-season games for pleading guilty to driving while visibly impaired, in violation of the law of the State of Michigan. CLEVELAND CAVALIERS Signed F Shawn Marion to a one-year contract. NEW YORK KNICKS Signed G Langston Galloway and F Travis Wear. FOOTBALL National Football League ARIZONA CARDINALS Signed RB Chris Rainey and CB Teddy Williams to the practice squad. Released WR Kevin Cone from the practice squad. Placed RB Dominique Williams on the practice squad/injured list. CHICAGO BEARS Signed OT/G Eben Britton to a one-year contract. Signed WR Greg Herd to the practice squad. Terminated the contract of WR-KR Micheal Spurlock. Terminated the practice squad contract of DT Roy Philon. CLEVELAND BROWNS Signed TE Gerell Robinson. Signed WR Ifeanyi Momah to the practice squad. Activated WR Marlon Moore from the suspended list. Waived OL Ryan Seymour. Terminated the contract of DB Aaron Berry. Released LB Justin Staples from the practice squad. DALLAS COWBOYS Released FB Nikita Whitlock from the practice squad. Signed WR Reggie Dunn to the practice squad. DENVER BRONCOS Waived WR Nathan Palmer. Signed TE Dominique Jones to their practice squad. DETROIT LIONS Placed CB Bill Bentley on injured reserve. KANSAS CITY CHIEFS Signed DT Kevin Vickerson to a one-year contract. Activated WR Dwayne Bowe from reserve/suspension. Signed LB Jerry Franklin from the practice squad. Placed LB Derrick Johnson and DE Mike DeVito on injured reserve. Waived DB Daniel Sorensen. Waived FB Jordan Campbell, C Ben Gottschalk, DT Hebron Fangupo and WR Darryl Surgent from the practice squad. Signed WR Armon Binns, OT Curtis Feigt, TE Adam Schiltz, CB Robert Steeples and DT Jerel Worthy to the practice squad. MINNESOTA VIKINGS Signed LB Josh Kaddu to the practice squad. NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS Signed DE Cameron Henderson to the practice squad. Released QB McLeod Bethel-Thompson from the practice squad. PHILADELPHIA EAGLES Placed OL Allen Barbre and LB Najee Goode on seasonending injured reserve. Placed G Evan Mathis on injured reserve designated for return. Signed OL Wade Smith. Signed LB Emmanuel Acho and T Kevin Graf from the practice squad. Added LB Brandon Hepburn and OL Tyler Hoover to the practice squad. SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS Signed WR Kassim Osgood. SEATTLE SEAHAWKS Released LB Allen Bradford from the practice squad. Signed WR Phil Bates to the practice squad. TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS Re-signed DE Larry English. Waived DE Steven Means. TENNESSEE TITANS Signed TE Brett Brackett to the practice squad. Released TE Orson Charles from the practice squad. WASHINGTON REDSKINS Placed NT Barry Cofield on the injured reserve/return list. Signed S Akeem Davis from the practice squad. American Hockey League HARTFORD WOLF PACK Signed F Vinny Saponari. HOCKEY National Hockey League TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS Signed F Spencer Abbott to a one-year contract. WASHINGTON CAPITALS Re-signed D Cameron Schilling to a one-year contract. American National Hockey League GWINNETT GLADIATORS Signed D Bretton Stamler. SOCCER Major League Soccer COLUMBUS CREW Signed D Emanuel Pogatetz. National Womens Soccer League WASHINGTON SPIRIT Loaned MF Tori Huster to Newcastle (Australian W-League). Florida LOTTERY Here are the winning numbers selected Tuesday in the Florida Lottery: CASH 3 (early) 6 9 8 CASH 3 (late) 5 2 6 PLAY 4 (early) 4 7 7 6 PLAY 4 (late) 8 8 1 5 FANTASY 5 4 6 10 25 28 LUCKY MONEY 12 26 45 46 LUCKY BALL 9 MEGA MILLIONS 25 34 55 70 71 MEGA BALL 1 Players should verify winning numbers by calling 850-487-7777 or at www.flalottery.com.Mondays winning numbers and payouts: Fantasy 5: 3 10 19 31 34 5-of-51 winner$204,298.37 4-of-5266$123.50 3-of-58,350$11WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER10, 2014 B3 Pirates sink SharksThe Crystal River boys golf team remained undefeated on the season with a 160-178 victory at Nature Coast on Tuesday. Matt Allen led the Pirates (6-0) with a 38. Kyle Kidd and Kyle Velasco each carded 40s and Adam Downey had a 42. Jake Arnett of the Sharks was medalist with a 35. The Pirates are back in action Thursday against Lecanto.Pegulas reach definitive agreement to buy BillsORCHARD PARK, N.Y. The estate of late Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson has reached a definitive agreement to sell the franchise to Buffalo Sabres owners Terry and Kim Pegula. The announcement was made Tuesday afternoon in a four paragraph news release issued by the team. The deal was reached a day after the Pegulas were one of three groups to submit their formal bids. The sale is subject to being approved by a three-quarters majority of the NFLs 31 owners, which is expected to come at league meetings on Oct. 8. Though the sale price was not revealed, the Bills said the Pegulas will be the sole owners. Wilsons widow, Mary Wilson, credited the Pegulas for their commitment to keeping the franchise in western New York and carrying on her husbands legacy.US beats Slovenia 119-76 to reach semis at worldsBARCELONA, Spain Klay Thompson scored 20 points and James Harden had 12 of his 14 in the third quarter after a scoreless first half, helping the U.S. national team turn a close game into a 11976 rout of Slovenia on Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the Basketball World Cup. Kenneth Faried also had 14 for the Americans, who will play Lithuania on Thursday in Barcelona for a spot in Sundays gold-medal game in Madrid. Lithuania beat Turkey 73-61 earlier Tuesday. Derrick Rose finished with 12 points after coming into the game shooting 8 for 37 in the World Cup. Goran Dragic of the Phoenix Suns lead Slovenia with 13 points. The Americans led by only five points early in the third quarter before tearing off a 27-10 run. Harden and Stephen Curry finally got going after the All-Stars combined to miss all 12 shots in the first half.From staff and wire reports SPORTS BRIEFS RUNContinued from Page B1 Upcoming racesThis Saturday, the area teams will be scattered. Seven Rivers Christian, Crystal River and Citrus will run at the Nature Coast Invitational in Brooksville. The Lecanto girls will be running at the Pasco SJ Villareal Invitational in Dade City. The Lecanto boys will be running in Ocala. On Saturday, Sept. 20, the local teams will be at the Crystal River Invitational. The girls race will start at 8 a.m. The Citrus County race will be Wednesday, Oct. 15 at Crystal River High. The Class 3A-District 7 meet will be Thursday, Oct. 30. The state meet for all classes will be Saturday, Nov. 15 in Tallahassee. Top Citrus County runnersGirls 1. Claire Farnsworth, Lecanto 19:58 2. Jillian Felton, Crystal River 21:04 3. Alyssa Weber, Citrus 22:12 4. Alexis Ulseth, Crystal River 23:31 5. Paige Eckart, Seven Rivers 24:16 Boys 1. Sam Alford, Lecanto 17:53 2. Steven Elliott, Lecanto 18:21 3. Caleb Russo, Crystal River 18:58 4. Greg Buettner, Lecanto 19:06.48 5. Chase Benoist, Lecanto 19:06.80 NOTEBOOKContinued from Page B1 The Wildcats (2-0) opened as a 17point underdog, which seems low considering Floridas average margin of victory in the last 10 meetings is 29.4 points. Then again, the Wildcats have outscored their opponents, Tennessee-Martin and Ohio, by 62 points this season and have several players Florida recruited. Regardless, the Gators realize this is an important step in bouncing back from last years debacle. Were really excited to get into the meat of our schedule, said quarterback Jeff Driskel, who recorded career highs in completion and attempts in Floridas new spread scheme. Obviously Kentucky is in the East, and thats a big game for us. We want to win every East game like every other game. Its one we need. To have a good year, well have to win this game. Well do everything in our power to do so. Florida was supposed to have two games two lopsided wins, really under its belt before playing Kentucky. But its original opener was canceled because of weather, leaving the Gators with just one tuneup before the Wildcats and just two games before what could be a critical SEC matchup at Alabama. So playing well against Eastern Michigan was important on many levels. You know we talked about it as an offensive staff that it would be nice to have some success early because then it does feed on itself, it does help, offensive coordinator Kurt Roper said. If you go out and have some successful plays, and Im talking truly about Saturday, go out in the first quarter and have some successful plays, it can keep growing. So you hope thats the case, you know, that our confidence keeps growing and we keep making plays. The Gators are making a few adjustments in the wake of injuries to tight end Jake McGee and left tackle D.J. Humphries. McGee, a fifth-year senior and graduate transfer from Virginia, broke two bones in his lower left leg Saturday, had surgery after the game and will miss the rest of the season. Without him, fellow senior Clay Burton and freshman DeAndre Goolsby will be more involved. Florida also will be without Humphries for at least two games, meaning he will miss games against Kentucky and Alabama. The Gators moved Green to left tackle and will start Rod Johnson in Greens usual spot at right tackle. It takes some adjustment, yes, Green said. But I think this week in practice is something that will be good for me to get back and work that side and get my technique back down. Given what Florida went through last year regarding injuries, losing McGee for the year and Humphries for at least two games were the only negative aspects of an opener that did all it could to help the Gators erase memories of last year and prepare for a schedule that includes eight consecutive SEC games. Its always good at the beginning when you start out putting up big performances, but things get tough down the road, Green said. Its a long season so it can definitely change. GATORSContinued from Page B1 that string, with Wallace and Amanda Zachar adding a pair of service aces. The second set was similar, with the score tied at 15-all before the Warriors took command with a 10-2 finishing run. Again Eckart contributed heavily, collecting a pair of blocks that resulted in points down the stretch for Seven Rivers. The Warriors took command in the third set earlier, pulling away from a 7-all tie to go up 20-9. Alyssa Gage did a lot of damage, getting three kills in that surge. Asked for her appraisal of her teams performance, Citrus coach Sandra VanDervort said, Not good. Weve got to work on our communication. We werent communicating at all, we werent finding their holes. Our serve reception was probably the best its been, but our offense hasnt been able to connect. They have a very good defense, I will give Seven Rivers credit, their girls move very well. They hit us a lot right on the back line. The numbers compiled by the Hurricanes were hardly imposing. Sydney Clark had a decent match, leading Citrus with six kills and three service aces. Alicia Breviario added nine assists. Gage topped Seven Rivers with 13 kills, 17 assists, 12 digs and three blocks, while Wallace finished with 10 kills and three service aces. Kim Iwaniec totaled 18 assists and 11 digs, Zachar had five aces to go with her two blocks and Eckart got six kills and six blocks. Citrus opens its 5A-6 season Thursday at Lecanto, then it will take on Seven Rivers again this weekend when both compete in the Bishop McLaughlin Tournament. SURGESContinued from Page B1 Associated PressNEW YORK The Tampa Bay Rays are ending Drew Smylys season after 153 innings. With the Rays out of contention, they told the 25year-old left-hander of their decision before Tuesday nights game at the New York Yankees. Smyly was 9-10 with a 3.24 ERA, including 3-1 with a 1.70 ERA since he was acquired from Detroit on July 31 as part of a threeteam trade that sent ace David Price from the Rays to the Tigers. Smylys previous high was 126 innings for Class A Lakeland and Double-A Erie in 2011. His 2012 season was interrupted by injuries and he pitched out of the bullpen last year. Rays manager Joe Maddon said a player likely would be brought up from the minors to take Smylys turn in the rotation Friday at Toronto. Rays end LHP Smylys season
B4WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER10, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEGOLF/TENNIS Be Part of This Years Ballot 2014 Golden Fork Awards 000J8NA Reserve your spot by Sept 12 352-563-5592 DONT BE LEFT OUT! COMING SOON! ATTENTION RESTAURANTS LocalLEADERS You know a new season is about to start when information starts rolling in all at once. At first there is a plan, this information this week and the other next week. But then weather and other unforseen things happen and all of the sudden there is a lot of information that needs to get out there as soon as possible. Thats what happened to the Junior Circuit Tennis (JCT) Heatwave Tournament, which was scheduled for Aug. 9-10 at Sugarmill Woods. Just this week the results from that event came in. Thats okay in itself, but their next tournament is this weekend, also at Sugarmill Woods. Any juniors from Citrus and Hernando, or any other county for that matter, are invited to compete. The divisions offered are Boys and Girls High School Singles and Boys and Girls Middle/Grade School Singles. The entry fee is $20 and balls are provided. Entry deadline is 9 p.m. the Thursday prior to each tournament. That means for this tournament it is Sept. 11. Enter each event by emailing Judy Jeanette at email@example.com or go to JCT on Facebook. For more information contact Rick Scholl USPTA Tennis Professional at 352-3820353 or 352-232-4888 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Judy Jeanette at 352-2320321 or jjeanette3saj@ aol.com. Do not forget to watch for your scores on Wednesdays right here. Then, information became available about two more local tournaments that are in the works. One for the first part of December, the other one for the first part of March 2015. As soon as more information becomes available you will find it on this page. Last but not least, the first starting dates for local leagues have been reported. You find them under their own league headings. Citrus Area Senior Ladies 3.0/3.5 Tuesday LeagueThe new 2014-15 season will start on Oct. 14 with six teams. They are the Riverhaven Ospreys, Pine Ridge Mustangs, Meadowcrest Racquettes, Sugarmill Woods, Citrus Hills and Crystal River/Pine Ridge. To play in this league, a player must be at least 50 years of age or older, with a 3.0/3.5 rating. The league is always looking for players to sub for teams. For information, contact chairwoman JoAnn Haase at edjohaase @tampabay.rr.com or 352621-3585.Thursday Morning Citrus Area Doubles LeagueThe new 2014-15 season will start on Oct. 9. They are still looking to add teams. Like all other leagues they also need substitutes. That might be a good way to get into a league if you are not sure you can commit to an entire season. For information, contact chairwoman Sherri Stitzel at email@example.com .com or 352-302-5964.Ladies on the CourtFor information, contact Barbara Shook at dshook @tampabay.rr.com or 352795-0872.The Friday Senior Ladies Doubles 3.0-3.5 LeagueAll players must be at least 50 years of age with a 3.0-3.5 rating. Players cannot be both a member of a team and a sub. For information, contact chairwoman Tana Hubbard at firstname.lastname@example.org or 352-422-8085.USTA LeaguesIf you have any questions for information in our District 4 (south) call or email Leigh Chak at 352-572-7157 or vacocala@ gmail.com or ustaflorida .com. Heatwave results: Coty Willey def. Tallia Russell, 5-7, 5-3 (ret.); Nick Pais def. Veronica Williams, 6-4, 6-2; Willey def. Pais, 6-1, 6-1. Consolation: Jennifer Sniffen def. Katherine Moore, 6-4, 6-7, 10-4. Final: Maddie Lewis def. Jennifer Sniffen, 6-4, 6-2. TournamentsSept. 13-14: JCT Tournament at Sugarmill Woods. Oct. 18-19: JCT Tournament at Sugarmill Woods. Oct.-Nov.: The 10th annual Fall Fest Tennis Tournament, to be held at Crystal River High School will benefit the high school tennis teams. For more information or to sign up please contact one of the following tournament directors: Cindy Reynolds at 697-3222; Sally deMontfort at 795-9693 or sallydemont @gmail.com; Eric van den Hoogen at 352-382-3138 or hoera@ juno.com. Nov. 22-23: JCT Tournament at Sugarmill Woods. Jan. 10-11, 2015: JCT Tournament of Champions at Sugarmill Woods. For more information contact Rick Scholl at 352-232-4888 or Judy Jeanette at email@example.com or 352-232-0321. BRENTWOODSept. 3 results for the Wednesday Point Quota Group (2 person Blind Draw Teams). First+9 Bud Reigner, B.J. Knowles Second+6 Gun Vilums, Bruce Liston Most over quota+5 Jennie Diaz Closest to the pin: No. 2Dave Howard No. 4C.W. Goschen III 50/50 winner: Norm Knowles Sept. 7, Sunday Morning A-B-C-D flight 9-hole scramble results. 1st7 under Pat Foss, Jeff McDonald, Joe Corriea 2nd5 under (MOC) Birder No. 3 Dave Howard, Anita McCabe, Bill Bozarth 3rd5 under Kenny McCabe, Chuck Burns, Bob Staker, Rich Stasik Closest to the pin: No. 2Steve Burns No. 4Roger Osborne 50/50 winner: Joe Corriea Brentwood Farms Saturday Morning Mixed Scramble results for Sept. 6. First26.87 (tiebreaker) Larry Lietle, Mike ODonahue, Gene Pokaluk, L.T. Butcher: Second26.87 Mona, Steve Leonard, Bob Staker,Andy McKenney Third27.80 Jeff McDonald, Darryl Weed, Steve Arena Closest to the pin: No. 2Mona Evans No. 4Andy McKenney Be sure to sign up forthis Saturdays Scramble, come alone and meet new people or bring a partner. For information, call Dan at the Brentwood Pro Shop at 352-527-2600. Sept. 9 results for the Mens Nine Hole league at Brentwood Golf Club. Low Net: First34 Paul Belliveau Second36 Art McDermott Third36 (tiebreaker) Gene Thompson Closest to the pin: No. 2Butch Conrad No. 4Art McDermott All men, either new to the game or scratch players, whatever your ability or age, are welcome to join in for a friendly round of nine holes of handicap golf. We get the round of golf out of the way early every Tuesday morning because we know you have a lot going on. We play at Brentwood Golf Course. The league starts with sign-in at 7:15 a.m.; tee time is at 7:30 a.m. For information, call Frank Hughes at 352-746-4800 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.CITRUS HILLSOn Sept. 2, the Citrus Hills Ladies Golf Association played a qualifying round of golf for the end-of-season Ace of Aces tournament. This is a low gross/low net game with winners listed by flight. Flight 1 1st gross75/67 Kay Close 2nd Gross86/71 Becky Holland 1st net tie80/67 Kathy Stefani 1st net tie81/67 Ivalee Lawrence Flight 2 1st gross90/71 Jeannie Haight 2nd gross92/73 Dorothy Ammerman 1st net93/71 Deniece Gatz 2nd net93/72 Helen Clayton Flight 3 1st gross88/63 Gloria Phillips 2nd gross96/70 Dee Hahm 1st net93/69 Jane Han 2nd net tie97/71 Fran Geyer 2nd net tie97/71 Virginia Romiti Flight 4 1st gross96/66 Jeannette Mazzone 2nd gross105/74 Joann Messina 1st net102/71 Kate Yazbak 2nd net tie114/82 Diane Halloran 2nd net tie116/82 Carol Graves Birdies: No. 14Jackie Dziekan Nos. 5, 6 & 7Kay Close No. 14Gloria Phillips No. 5 Deniece Gatz No. 5 Cindy Rhee On Sept. 3, the Citrus Hills Mens Golf Association on the Oaks Golf Course played Low Net/High Net. First Rich Messina, Bill Lindsey, Angelo Previte, Roger Williams Second Bob Kohm, Dave Heatherington, Charlie Haire, Gene Stillman Third Jerry Czack, Chuck Hanner, WA Pace, Keith Bainbridge Fourth Ron David, Bruce Cahoon, Bob Prince, Harvey SchrankCITRUS SPRINGSPoints Quota Chicks with Sticks results. Aug. 29: Marj Sibley+2 Closest to the pins: No. 4Marj Sibley No. 11Mary McConnell No. 16Patsy Delp Sept. 5 (Front nine only due to inclement weather): Lois Bump+2 Sandy Brown+1 Jan Kominski+1 Closest to the pins: No. 4Mary McConnell No. 8Jan Kominski Chicks with Sticks, a ladies points quota league, meets every Friday morning at Citrus Springs. Ladies are also welcome to play on Thursdays in a points quota league at LakeSide G&CC. Call Jan at 352-344-9550 or Carole at 352-746-2082 for more details. Sept. 2 Team Points game results. First146 Curtis, Clutter, Woodworth, Manecky Second145 Gonczi, Feher, Williamson Third143 Rocky, Hunt, Colletti, Miner Closest to the pin: No. 4Curtis No. 8Curry No. 11Gonczi No. 14Curry No. 16Jenkins Sept. 4 -2-1 game results. First117 Curry, Smith, Evans, Sirmons Second119 Gonczi, Starling, Hunt, Mazzola Closest to the pin: No. 4Clutter No. 8Evans No. 11Feher No. 16Sirmons Sept. 6 Pars or Better game results. First153 Sirmons, Smith, Williamson Second144 Lycke, Miner, Gonczi, Woodworth Closest to the pin: No. 4Smith No. 8Evans No. 11Curry No. 14Jenkins No. 16Hunt Sept. 8, Monday 9-Hole Mixed Scramble results. 1st31/22.5 Bob Marino, Kaye Cansler, Ray Humphrey, Jerry Finner 2nd32/22.75 Ric Dias, Pete Palmer, MaryAnn Conroy, Dallas Sayre 3rd33/24.125 Doc Freer, Roger & Cookie Long, Kevin Gompers 4th33/24.625 Keith Siddell, Barbie MacAloan, Clint Fisher, Dave Whitacre 5th34/24.875 Bill Weinfurter, Joyce Britnell, Joe Raulerson, Pat Lampasona Closest to the pin: No. 11Dallas Sayre No. 14Keith, Barbie, Clint, Dave No. 16Keith Siddell Birdie points with 9: Bill, Joyce, Joe, Pat This group is open to the public and meets every Monday at 1 p.m.Call the clubhouse for details or contact Bob and Debbie Marino at email@example.com.PINE RIDGEOnSept. 4, the games for the Pine Ridge Thursday Quota League were quota and closest to the pin on par 3s. Bill Turley+3 Mel Jordan+3 Ed Walker+2 ShaSha Bryant+2 Ed McQuaig+2 Jo Steele+2 Richard Flury+1 Fred Bresnahan+1 Joe Curcuru+1 Chuck Baumstark+1 Closest to pin on par 3s: No. 2Ed Walker No. 2AMalcom Hollop No. 5Ed Burfeindt No 5AShaSha Bryant7 RIVERSSeven Rivers WGA results for Sept. 3Scramble. Team174 Shirley Krupp, Beverly Strong, Dottie Wilkins Team 275 Linda Travis, Arlene Cox, Norma Tutty Niners Points FirstEven Nikki Sennott Second-1 Dottie Round Winners of the Ladies Summer League: Linda Travis, Overall Winner 18 Holes Dottie Round, Overall Winner9 HolesSOUTHERN WOODSOn Sept. 3, the Southern Woods Mens Golf Association played Best Ball 2 Man Team. Flight 1 First-10 John Hennessy, Rod Fortune, Wally Wyatt Third-9 Bill Fearney, Gary Mosey Fourth-8 Phil Jasper, Rick Wehrheim Flight 2 First-7 Hank Robinson, Ed Skinner Second-6 Brian Hadler, Soc Hiotakis Third-3 Bob Lawson, Bob Chadderton, Tom Venable, Mike Theodore Flight 3 First-7 Dan Pera Closest to the pin: No. 4Ron Dearing No. 13Dan Pera No. 17Bill ButterworthSUGARMILL WOODSOn Sept. 4, the Sugarmill Woods Country Club Mens Golf Association played One Low Gross, One Low Net. Flight 1 First-6 George Lentowicz, Dillard Jarrell, Alex Law, Tom Jones Second-3 Carl Pedersen, John Bradley, Tony Valente, Bob Chadderton Flight 2 First+5 Bill Engelbrecht, Jack Winner, Bill Lent Golfers of the week: Low gross85 Dillard Jarrell Low net69 Tom Jones Low net Sr.68 Tai Um & Jack Winner Closest to the pin: Cypress No. 3Dennis Borras Pine No. 4Tom Venable TWISTED OAKSOn Sept. 2, the Twisted Oaks Ladies Association played low gross, low net with two flights. Flight 1 Low gross86 Maria Valdes Low net72 Chris Hultzen Flight 2 Low gross97 Shirley Young Low net72 Dora Acuna Verna Brunswick won the chip-in pot with a chip-in birdie on hole No. 2. 9301 W. Fort Island Trail Crystal River 352-795-7211 www.plantationoncrystalriver.com Plantation Summer Playcard Now Available Price plus tax per round. Good until 10/31/14. Get Ten 18 Hole Rounds For Only $ 20 00 Get Ten 18 Hole Rounds For Only $ 20 00 000J6LK A mixed bag of information Eric van den HoogenON TENNIS New season set to start, leagues galore
EDUCATIONSection CWEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleForeign exchange student Jonas Bartholdi, right, works with fellow Citrus High School wrestler Mike Zuppinger last week during practice at the Inverness school. Bartholdi, a Denmark native, will attend CHS the entire school year. ERYNWORTHINGTON Staff writerEditors note: Citrus County has become home for hundreds of exchange students from diverse countries around the world. This story is part of an ongoing series that takes a look into the lives of exchange students, here and abroad, throughout their 2014-15 school-year experience.Sixteen-yearold Jonas Bartholdi has called Citrus County home since Aug. 2. When school started on Aug. 6, Bartholdi quickly had to become acquainted with Citrus County School Districts system of learning. I already felt comfortable with English, because we have to take 10 years of English in Denmark, Bartholdi said. However, I wasnt here very long before I had to start school, but it was OK. I like the school and the wrestling program is really good. A wrestler for the Citrus High School team, Bartholdi was ecstatic the first person he met from the United States was professional wrestler Hulk Hogan. He was able to take a selfie with Hogan on the airplane. To him, this was a sign his U.S. exchange experience was going to be unforgettable. You dont get to choose, which country you go to, Bartholdi said. But the United States was my first choice. When I heard I was going to Florida, I was excited. He loves math, language arts and sports. However, Bartholdi said even those subjects and extracurricular activities have been an adjustment for him, as Denmark does them in their own way. Bartholdi recently sat down with a Chroniclereporter and compared and contrasted Denmarks and Citrus Countys education systems. Every time I discover something new in the United States, it is different than what I am used to, he said, but added that isnt always a bad thing, either. School system is strict The school system is very strict in America. It is very free at home, Bartholdi said. We can eat whenever we want to in class. If the teachers have a problem with it, they really cant do anything about it because we dont care as much about what the teacher says. If the teacher gives you an order here you have to do it, he said. But in Denmark we dont. I knew how it was already, so I was prepared. I decided before I came I didnt want to take any of my behaviors in Denmark to the United States. Lesson system We dont have block systems, Bartholdi said. We have 45-minute periods. When our period is done, we stay in the classroom and a new teacher will come in. We dont switch classes. The teacher switches classes. I like the idea of standing up and walking around to get the blood circulation moving, he said. By third period in Denmark, you dont even want to listen anymore because you are tired. Transportation and roads Because of the size of America you need a car here, Bartholdi said. In Denmark, we have transportation buses that take us to the inner city. When I was emailing Doug (Lobel, Rotary Youth Exchange District 6950 chairman) before I came to the United States, I asked if I could take my bike to school, he said. He said it wouldnt be possible because of the distance. Also, in Denmark there is a road for the cars and then a road for the bikes. Education and Technology All education in Denmark is free, including college, Bartholdi said. We have had iPads in the schools for years now. I was kind of shocked that I had to do everything by hand here. I have done everything on computers in Denmark since the fifth grade. So, when I started having to use a pencil again, I hated it. Tobacco and Alcohol You can smoke in high school, Bartholdi said. You cant buy it until you are 18. But it is easy to get. The drinking age is 16 and we cant drive till we are 18. Drinking is considered more of a social acceptance and requirement. Drinking is also a part of the high school, he said. We have a bar at every high school. The teachers drink with the students after school on Fridays. Its meant for the teachers to socialize with the students. My mom is a teacher. She gets paid to go to the bar with the students. It is very important that the teachers get a social relationship with the students. Teachers will even bring students home and have a barbecue. We think the education works better when the teachers and students are close. Over-the-counter medications Our school system is so free, so there is no note for medications, Bartholdi said. We can take what we want at school. And we dont have to have a police officer at our schools, either. Graduation requirement High school is not a requirement in Denmark, Bartholdi said. You can learn a trade and still go to college without high school graduation. Positives In Denmark, we dont have sports attached to the school system, Bartholdi said. If you want to play soccer, you have to go to a private club. Schools and sports are separate in Denmark. Here, you mix it together and I think that is an important thing. Sports are important in the United States. I love that. Negatives None of the kids take showers after sports or gym, Bartholdi said. They will dress and go on to the next block. It is really strange to me. In Denmark, we are taught about maintaining proper hygiene. Polite community Everyone I have met has been very friendly, Bartholdi said. That is one of the things that I like the most since I have been here. You are so polite and interested. We are not like that in Denmark because we are very rushed. We dont give ourselves time to be polite.Contact Chronicle education reporter Eryn Worthington at 352-563-5660, ext. 1334, or eworthington@chronicle online.com. Danish student gets used to life at CHS ERYNWORTHINGTON Staff writerImagine being only 15, 16, 17 or 18 years old and traveling across the world to live with strangers. You know no one, their customs are different from yours and you are required to attend school. Welcome to the Rotary Youth Exchange program. Rotary is an all-volunteer organization, said Doug Lobel, Rotary Youth Exchange Florida District 6950 chairman serving Citrus, Pinellas, Pasco and Hernando counties. Rotary is one of approximately 27 exchange programs. However, it is the only program that is a true exchange: oneforone students. In most programs, parents pay $18,000 to $25,000 to have their child come to school in the United States. In the Rotary Youth Exchange program, the real cost to the parents is the cost of the airline ticket to and from and cost of a medical insurance policy while they are here. That is approximately $5,000 for the year. Room and board is provided by the Rotary Club. Students live with three families throughout the year. Culturally, each family is different, Lobel said. This is a cultural exchange. They come here for school, but typically they dont get any credit for it and neither do our students going to their country. If you were going to Denmark, how do you think you would perform in school when you dont know the language? For the first few months, you will be lost as you are trying to learn the language to compete in school. But it is required under the visa that you do attend school. Because the Rotary Club is a volunteer organization, exchange students are required to volunteer while in the United States. Denmark exchange student Jonas Bartholdi said he has to do community service at least one time per month. Recently, he spent time with the Rotary Club of Homosassa Springs cleaning up lyngbya from the coast of the Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park for its first One Rake at a Time-inspired community project. Therefore, Lobel said, the exchange program is not for just anystudent. Students have to make decent grades and have the right mannerism to be able to attend an exchange in a foreign country and live with families that they have never met before. That is the real criteria, Lobel said. We also have to determine that the parents are supportive of when little Johnny is gone that they arent going to get upset and demand their students come home. We have had outstanding students that did not get selected because one of the parents showed that they were not going to be supportive. We cant afford to send the students and have them come back early. It is a bad reflection on the program and the United States. They are ambassadors of their country and our students areRotary program expands kids worlds Special to the ChronicleJonas Bartholdi takes a photo of himself and professional wrestler Hulk Hogan while traveling this summer. See ROTARY/ Page C9
New this week Citrus Hearing Impaired Program Services will offer a six-week class on American Sign Language from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursdays, beginning Sept. 18. Class size is limited. The $40 fee for the class is due on or before the first day of class. Call Citrus Hearing Impaired Program Services at 352-795-5000 to reserve a spot. American citizenship is an aspect of life that is sometimes dreamed about by people within other nations, across the globe. In that spirit, the Citrus County Library System will offer seven weeks of classes designed to help people pass the U.S. Naturalization Exam. Students will receive sample test questions, as well as gain interview practice. Classes will be held at the Homosassa Public Library from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on Sept.10, Sept. 17, Sept. 24, Oct. 1, Oct. 8, Oct. 15 and Oct. 22. For information about the classes, visit citruslibraries.org. Ever wonder if you are providing the best for your children? If so, come see Buying In The Importance of Parental Commitment to the Education Process, a free event presented by St. John Paul II Catholic School. SJP2 parent Dr. John Grace, a board-certified psychiatrist, will give a presentation on the importance of parental commitment to the education process from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, at the Saint John Paul II School Cafeteria, 4341 W. Homosassa Trail, Lecanto. The No. 1 indicator of academic success is not school funding, standardized testing, technology or class size. The No. 1 indicator of academic success is parental involvement. Child care will be provided. For more information, call the school office at 352-746-2020.Special events Crystal River High School Class of 1974 will have a reunion on Oct. 10 and 11. The Friday night dinner at 5 p.m. will be at Tuscany on the Meadows in Citrus Hills; $20 per person. The Saturday lunch at 11 a.m. will also be at Tuscany on the Meadows; $15 per person and there will be a Saturday afternoon fish fry for all CRHS classes at Crystal River High School; dinner at 6 p.m. The Pirate Farewell will be from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Plantation on Crystal Rivers tiki hut. All classes and teachers are welcome. For more details on the Pirate Farewell, call Scott at 352795-6436. For more reunion details, visit the Facebook page. Take Stock in Children (TSIC) will host an Evening of Trivia and Treats beginning at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, in the Rainbow Room at Crystal River Mall. Tickets are $15 each. Tables of eight will comprise a team. Tickets may be purchased by calling Pat OBrien at 352-3825571 or the Take Stock office at 344-0855. Checks can be made payable to Take Stock in Children. Tickets may also be available at the door, space permitting. Throughout the evening of play, student scholars in the TSIC program will serve coffee, tea, water and an assortment of desserts. Additional food and beverages may be purchased from local merchants at the mall. All proceeds will benefit the Take Stock in Children program in Citrus County to purchase scholarships for deserving students. Take Stock in Children is sponsored by the Citrus County Sheriffs Office under the guidance of Sherriff Jeffrey Dawsy and directed by Pat Lancaster.Fundraisers Colors for CASA will sponsor another event for CASA, the third annual Colors for CASA Charity 5K Run/Walk, at 8 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 14. Open and masters winners; age groups: 9 and younger, 10 to 14, 15 to 19, 20 to 29, 30 to 39, 40 to 49, and 50-plus. Cost before race day is $20 for adults and $15 for students. Group rates available for 10 or more. The cost goes up $5 on race day. Registration is available online at active.com or contact Freddie Bullock at firstname.lastname@example.org or Colleen Epstein at epsteinc@ citrus.k12.fl.us. All profits from both events go to CASA. Join Silpada Jewelry/Tracey Montesano and Beef O Bradys in Crystal River as they celebrate another Spirit Night on Wednesday, Sept. 17, to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Citrus County. Tracey will donate 15 percent of each Silpada order to the clubs and you can order online through Sept. 21. Contact Tracey for details at email@example.com. Mention the Boys & Girls Clubs to your server between 4 and 10 p.m. and Beefs will donate 15 percent of each food purchase price back to the clubs. Scholarships and contests Take Stock in Children is a program that helps economically disadvantaged students and their families realize their dream of sending their child to college. To be considered for a scholarship, a child must be in public school in the sixth, seventh or eight grade, meet the financial eligibility requirements, agree to remain drug, alcohol and crime free and get good grades. Take Stock in Children scholarships are provided through the Florida Prepaid Foundation. Applications are available in the guidance offices of Citrus County School Districts middle schools, through the Take Stock office or on the website: www.takestock citrus.org For more information, call 352344-0855. Deadline for applications is Oct. 31. Each year the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution sponsors an Elementary School Americanism Poster Contest. The objective is to help teachers create interest and enthusiasm among students in third through fifth grades about the history of the War for American Independence. There were 360 student participants in the 2013-14 poster contest. The winners at each school have the chance to proceed to judging of competition at the chapter level, then advance to the Florida state level and the opportunity to participate at the national level. Starting at the chapter level there are cash awards at each level. The theme for 2014-15 is Gen. George Rogers Clark, Conqueror of the Old Northwest. Citrus County elementary schoolteachers interested in utilizing the program may call Norman Freyer, Withlacoochee Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution, at 352-3822657 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. The Patriots Pen scholarship competition is open to students in grades 6 through 8 who are enrolled in a public, private or parochial high school or home study program in the United States and its territories. Students can ask a teacher or youth group leader to supervise their progress in the competition. Then students can contact a local participating VFW Post and establish a contact person who is a member of that Post or its Ladies Auxiliary. The deadline for submissions for 2014-15 is Nov. 1. The theme for 2014-15 is: Why I Appreciate Americas Veterans. For more information, call 352-746-0440. Each year, more than 50,000 high school students grades 9 through 12 from across the country enter to win a share of the $2.3 million in educational scholarships awarded through the VFWs Voice of Democracy audio-essay scholarship competition Students compete by writing and recording a broadcast script on an annual patriotic theme. Other national scholarships range from $500 and up; plus, the first-place winner from each (State) VFW Department wins an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C. Students should record their reading of the draft to a CD. The recording can be no shorter than three minutes and no longer than five minutes (plus or minus five seconds). Entries begin at the Post level. Once the student creates their essay and completes burning the audio version to a CD, they can submit their typed version, CD and the Voice of Democracy entry form to their local participating VFW Post by the Nov. 1 deadline. The theme for 2014-15 is: Why Veterans are Important to our Nations History and Future. For more information, call 352-746-0440. The Fleet Reserve Associations National Committee on Americanism-Patriotism is sponsoring its upcoming annual AmericanismPatriotism Essay Contest based on this years theme: Why I am Proud to Be An American. The essay contests grand prize is $5,000, with additional prizes for first place $2,500; second place $1,500; and $1,000 for third place in grades 7 through 12. All national winners will receive a plaque citing their achievement. Every entrant judged at the national level receives a certificate of recognition. Winners in the local area are judged by the branch and then sent to the regional convention for further judging. Regional winners then advance to the national level for final judging. Additional prizes may be awarded at the branch and regional levels. FRAs essay contest is open to all students grades 7 through 12 (including home schooled). Students attending grades 7 through 12 can contact their guidance counselor. Each entrant must be sponsored by an FRA member in good standing or by a currently chartered branch. Local contact is Bob Huscher, chairman, FRA Branch 186, at 352344-0727. All entries must be submitted by Dec. 1 to the local chairman or to their local school representative. Students are encouraged to apply now for one of six $5,000 scholarships in the College of Central Floridas new Digital Media program at the Citrus Campus, thanks to $30,000 in support from AT&T. To be considered for a schol000IZ68 CHALKTALKPage C2WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Special to the ChronicleApproximately 200 students, teachers and parents of Seven Rivers Christian School took the ALS ice water bucket challenge Friday, Aug. 29. ALS hit close to home last year for Seven Rivers when one of their teachers, Dr. Ken Wackes, was diagnosed with ALS. Wackes has dedicated his life to education by teaching and administrating in schools for more than 40 years, He has made a huge impact on the lives of students and teachers at Seven Rivers. The ALS ice water bucket challenge has gone viral in social media and we at SRCS think its a great way to show solidarity and donate funds to a very worthy cause, said Director of Advancement Wendy Cash. Part of the raised funds will go to the ALS Association and the other part will go directly to Dr. Wackes to aid in medical costs associated with his ALS treatment. The students and their families responded very generously, said Business Director Margaret Whitchurch. As of today, weve raised over $3,200, but donations are still coming in. Students, faculty take challenge for ALS, teacher diagnosed with disease RIGHT: Dr. Ken Wackes, a Seven Rivers teacher diagnosed with ALS, and Dana James, head of the school. BELOW: SRCS students gather on the lawn for the ALS ice bucket challenge.Special to the Chronicle See CHALK/ Page C3
arship, students must have completed a CF online application for admission and list Associate Arts: Digital Media as their program of study (program code 1112). Students should then complete the CF online scholarship application. Scholarship recipients must attend digital media courses at the Citrus Campus. The concentration includes four, four-credit courses: Introduction to Digital Media, Digital Imaging and Fundamentals, Digital Video and Sounds and Fundamentals of Interactive Design. The program will first be offered at the Citrus Campus in fall semester, which starts Aug. 20. Classes will meet in a new 18-station media lab. The Citrus Campus is at 3800 S. Lecanto Highway in Lecanto. For information, call 352-746-6721, ext. 6109. The College of Central Florida is awarding fulland partial-tuition scholarships to full-time students interested in taking honors classes at the Citrus campus. A major component of CFs Honors Institute, the Community of Scholars Honor Program offers incoming high school graduates two-year tuition scholarships, currently valued at $3,000 per academic year, while offering partial scholarships to those who currently attend CF. Students in the honors program are free to pursue the degree option of their choosing at CF, with the scholarship requirement being the successful participation in a limited number of honors-level classes that also serve to fulfill degree requirements. Students may also take classes at any of the CF locations each term, and are not bound to enrolling only in classes offered at the Citrus campus. Besides financial benefits, the Community of Scholars offers members priority registration each term. Typically, a cumulative high school GPA of 3.75 is needed to qualify for the Community of Scholars, although applications for those with a slightly lower GPA may be considered in some cases. Students must maintain a 3.3 GPA to retain scholarship eligibility. The Citrus Campus is at 3800 S. Lecanto Highway in Lecanto. To learn more about the honors program and to apply for scholarships, email email@example.com, or call CF Honors Institute Director Andrew Jenkins at 352746-6721, ext. 1263. The Spot Kids Club offers free tutoring at its afterschool enrichment program that provides help with homework assistance, tutoring, computer labs, reading and math clubs, mentorship, leadership skills, outdoor activities, arts and crafts to students in kindergarten through seventh grade. The Kids Club offers students a fun and safe place to learn and develop study skills. The program will enable success in reading and math by bringing students up by one grade level. Free tutoring is available to local families who qualify. Applications can be picked up at 405 S.E. Seventh Ave., Crystal River. Tutoring scholarships will be given to students on a first-come, firstserved basis. Any family receiving free or reduced-price lunch automatically qualifies. Applications must be completed and returned to The Spot with proof of free or reduced-price lunch. These scholarships have been made possible by Kids Central Inc. and from the Department of Children and Families. Space is limited. The program runs the entire school year, from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. On scheduled early dismissal days, the hours will be 12:30 to 6 p.m. Bus transportation from Crystal River Primary and Middle School is available to The Spot. Registration is required. Call 352-794-3870 for more information. Classes and courses The Citrus County Amateur Radio Club offers classes to prepare you for the FCC Amateur (Ham) Technician and General Class Licenses. The technician classes are tentatively set beginning the first Saturday in October (Oct. 4) and will run for four consecutive Saturdays. The general classes will follow in November. Each class will be six hours long. At the conclusion of each course, the FCC examination will be offered. For more information and to RSVP, call Ron Tata WD4RT at 352-603-0412 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. RSVP no later than Sept. 27, so books can be ordered in prior to the first class. Etz Hayim Institute The Adult Education Program of Congregation Beth Sholom Citrus County offers classes on Monday evenings that are open to the entire community. Congregation Beth Sholom is at 102 Civic Circle, Beverly Hills. The Genesis Project continues Monday evenings. This is an intensive, in-depth analysis and discussion of the entire text of the Book of Genesis conducted in English. We will employ the classical ancient, medieval and modern commentators of the biblical text; we will utilize archaeology, anthropology, history, linguistics, comparative literature; we will consult traditional texts of Jewish mysticism and the stories and legends of other near-eastern civilizations; and we will use drama and literary analysis to study both the prose and poetry of the biblical narrative. 7 to 8 p.m. (16 sessions). Fee is $5 per session, plus textbook. Hebrew Alphabet Beginning Hebrew Reading Continues Monday evenings. Did you ever want to learn the Hebrew alphabet? Thought it was too difficult? You can learn the alphabet in seven easy lessons. At the completion of this course, students will be able to follow the reading (phonetically) from the Bible in the original Hebrew. The cursive (script) alphabet will also be taught. 8:15 to 9:15 p.m. (seven sessions). Fee is $5 per session, plus textbook. To register for classes, email email@example.com or call Hazzan Mordecai Kamlot at 352-643-0995. Crystal River Computer Users Groups meeting and presentation for Sept. 10 will be Getting to know your Citrus County Libraries by Ben Kampschroer. Topics include technology classes available, databases, description of community events, accessing collections and interlibrary loan capabilities. Join members for social time at 6 p.m., with a short meeting at 6:30, followed by the presentation. Meetings are open and free to everyone. CRUG offer free online classes for club members. To become a member and sign up for classes, visitwww.CRCUG.com. Online webinar classes, 7 to 9 p.m.: Cloud Storage using One Drive Sept. 11 Pinterest Sept. 18 and 25 CRUG is a Citrus County nonprofit organization dedicated to educating the public in the use of personal computers. Monthly meetings are on the second Wednesday of the month at the Crystal Oaks Club House, 4948 W. Crystal Oaks Blvd., Lecanto. For more information, go to www.crcug.com. Withlacoochee Technical Institute is now signing up students in all career and technical education programs. The programs include but are not limited to: administrative office specialist, automotive collision repair and refinishing, air conditioning, refrigeration and heating technology, automation and production technology and automotive service technology. For a complete list of career and technical education programs, go to wtionline.cc or call 352726-2430, ext. 4326. Withlacoochee Technical Institute is currently enrolling students for its new course, Automation and Production Technology which begins Jan. 7. Automation and Production Technicians, also known as Electro-Mechanical Technicians, combine knowledge of mechanical technology with knowledge of electrical and electronic circuits. They install, troubleshoot, repair, and upgrade electronic and computer-controlled mechanical systems, such as robotic assembly machines and automated production equipment. To enroll, students must be 16 years of age or older. Students must submit an application, take the TABE test and complete admissions counseling. For more information, visit www.wtionline.cc or call 352-726-2430. The 2014 Fall/Winter Community Schools Courses at Withlacoochee Technical Institute are open for enrollment. The classes include Basic Automotive Maintenance for Women, Basic Firearms, Calligraphy, Beginning Computers, CPR, Financial Workshop, Forklift Operator Certification, Guitar, Jewelry Making, Medicare for Baby Boomers, Medicare Q&A Open Forums, Oil Painting, Photoshop, Private Security Officer Class D, Secrets of Cruising, Spanish and Watercolor. To learn more about the Community Schools Courses, visit www.wtionline.cc. Click on Community Education and Register Now to enroll. You may also call WTI at 352726-2430, ext. 4360. Withlacoochee Technical Institute offers the online course, Using Social Media in Business. The course teaches participants how to use five popular social media platforms Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest and Google+ to grow and promote their businesses. New sessions of each course run every month. They last six weeks, with two new lessons being released weekly (for a total of 12). The courses are entirely Webbased, with comprehensive lessons, quizzes and assignments. For more information, call WTI at 352-726-2430, ext. 4360. Withlacoochee Technical Institute offers the online course Computer Skills for the Workplace. Computer Skills for the Workplace is designed to provide the fundamental computer competencies you need to survive and prosper in todays fast-changing workplace. You will learn how to implement the powers of modern office software to work faster and more efficiently through this focus on practical applications for software most common to the workplace. For more information, call 352-726-2430, ext. 4360, or visit www. wtionline.cc/ed2go.html. The College of Central Florida Equine Studies program is offering a new online Equine Technician college credit certificate Courses will cover pre-purchase examinations, nutrition, vaccination protocols, deworming, equine behavior and safe handling practices. The Equine Technician certificate is comprised of five courses, totaling 15 credits. All five courses are a component of the associate of science degree in equine studies. Enrollment in the certificate program can be started by applying for admission to CF at www.CF.edu. A high school diploma or GED is required prior to admission. Upon acceptance into the college, students can register for the certificate courses. For more information, contact Dr. Judy Downer at firstname.lastname@example.org. Two College of Central Florida Foundation general business meetings are open to the public. The CF Foundation Executive Committee meeting is at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 10, at CF Enterprise Center, Foundation Office, EDUCATIONCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEWEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER10, 2014 C3 This day of service is sponsored by RSVP of Citrus County, a program of the Nature Coast Volunteer Center. NCVC is not affiliated with Citrus County Schools. For further information, please call 352-249-1275. TWO GOOD SOLES Shoes & Socks Drive NEW Citrus County Cares! Benefiting Citrus County Youth Remembering and Responding to 9/11 Drop off locations : Central Citrus Community Center, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Ct. Lecanto Central Ridge Community Center, 77 Civic Circle, Beverly Hills Citrus County Chamber of Commerce (Inverness & Crystal River) Citrus County Chronicle, 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River Citrus County Courthouse, 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness Citrus County Extension Services 3650 W. Sovereign Path, Lecanto Citrus County Librariesall locations Citrus County Sheriffs Office EOC, 3549 Saunders Way, Lecanto Citrus County Resource Center, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Ct., Lecanto Citrus County Tax Collectors Office, Crystal River and Inverness Citrus Springs Community Center, 1570 W. Citrus Springs Blvd. Crystal River City Hall, 123 NW Hwy 19, Crystal River East Citrus Community Center, 9907 E. Gulf to Lake Hwy., Inverness Inverness City Hall, 212 W. Main Street, Inverness Inverness Community Center, 1082 N. Paul Dr., Inverness Lecanto Government Building, 3600 W. Sovereign Path, Lecanto Nature Coast Bank 2453 N Citrus Hills Blvd, Hernando Nature Coast Bank 1160 N Suncoast Blvd, Crystal River Supervisor of Elections, 120 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness West Citrus Community Center, 8940 W. 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C4WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER10, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEEDUCATION 2014 Universal Uclick from The Mini Page 2014 Universal Uclick To order, send $9.95 plus $3.50 postage and handling for each copy. Send check or money order (U.S. funds only) payable to: Andrews McMeel Universal, P.O. Box 6814, Leawood, KS 66206 or call toll-free 1-800-591-2097. Please send ______ copies of The Mini Page Guide to the Constitution (Item #0-7407-6511-6) at $13.45 each, total cost. (Bulk discount information available upon request.) www.smartwarehousing.comName: ________________________________________________________________________ Address: _______________________________________________________________________ City: _________________________________________ State: _________ Zip: ________________ The popular nine-part series on the Constitution, written in collaboration with the National Archives, is now packaged as a colorful 32-page softcover book. The series covers: the preamble, the seven articles and 27 amendments the big ideas of the document the history of its making and the signers In Star Trek, if the crew wanted anything blankets, a special meal, gemstones the replicator could just pop it out. A few years ago, this sounded like far-out science fiction. But today this technology, 3-D printing, is just around the corner. People are making houses, toys, jewelry, airplane parts and exact copies of dinosaur fossils with 3-D printers. NASA is running experiments on printing a moon base out of lunar soil, or any meal an astronaut wants. It is sending a 3-D printer to the space station to learn how astronauts can create replacement parts and tools. But the most exciting possibilities for 3-D printing are in medicine. Scientists are testing hundreds of different ways 3-D printing could help heal people. It could create exact artificial copies of a damaged arm or leg. It could copy cancer tissue so doctors could figure out the best way to kill it. Someday, we may even be able to re-create whole organs for people needing a new liver or heart. To learn more about this amazing new technology, The Mini Page talked with an expert on 3-D printing from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston.Whats the difference? In 2-D printing, the letters or pictures are printed on a flat sheet of paper. They are in two dimensions: length and width. In 3-D printing, objects have a third dimension: depth. Objects printed in 3-D are more like sculptures. A 2-D printer receives computer commands telling it where to place tiny bits of ink. One by one, these ink drops create letters or pictures. A 3-D printer receives computer commands telling it where to place tiny bits of materials. The materials can be almost anything, from plastic, to living cells, to metal. The 3-D printer puts down the materials one layer at a time, building up the object. Adding layers Objects can be made in almost any shape. Because material is added in layers, this type of printing is also called additive manufacturing. The first 3-D printers came out in the 1980s, but in the last few years, the equipment has become much better and much less expensive. New, inventive ways to use this technology are being discovered all over.Science Fiction Turning Into FactPrinting the Future in 3-D photo courtesy Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative MedicineA 3-D printer at the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, prints an experimental kidney. In 2000, a medical researcher, Thomas Boland, invented the first general bioprinter by remodeling a regular inkjet printer. He replaced the ink in the cartridges with living cells. When 3-D printing uses living tissue, it is called bioprinting The material used to print the living tissue is called bioink photo by David McNally, RDECOMA 3-D printer head drops bits of plastic to build layers of a tool. from The Mini Page 2014 Universal UclickArtificial body parts With 3-D printing, making prosthetics (prahs-THEH-tiks), or artificial body parts, is much cheaper. For example, with traditional manufacturing, a prosthetic childs hand might cost $25,000 to $50,000. As the child grows, the hand would have to be replaced over and over. This could get very expensive. With 3-D printing, a prosthetic hand might cost $5. Experts believe such inexpensive prosthetics will be easily available within 10 years. A 3-D printed part can be made to fit each persons body exactly. This means the body part will work better and be more comfortable. A part could be built in a day. Already, people are using 3-Dprinted hands, arms, hips, teeth, skulls, knees and ears. These prosthetics are not living. Printing live limbs is many years away. But prosthetic 3-D body parts that move well could be available in a few years.Printing with living ink It is much harder to print with living cells than with other material. Living material needs to be nourished and kept moist. Body cells act together in ways we dont always understand. Sometimes body parts are too complicated to print directly. For example, a blood vessel is hard to print. The printer makes a mold of the blood vessel first, then coats it with a special protein gel that needs to be kept alive. With this process, doctors saved a 2-year-old girls life by bioprinting a windpipe for her.From Plastics to Living Tissue Super models Doctors are printing exact copies of body parts to help them learn. For example, they feed images of an injured heart into a computer. It creates a 3-D model from the images and sends the data to the printer. Out comes an exact copy of the heart, letting the doctor practice on it without worrying about hurting the patient. This is especially valuable with unusual or tricky problems. photo by Rick Sargent of Sargent Illustration and DesignThis artist imagines a kidney being printed inside a special chamber on the left. To the right, a printer is putting down layers of cells to build a blood vessel at the Medical University of South Carolina. photo courtesy Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative MedicineHere, a researcher at Wake Forest tests the printing of muscle tissue. Ready Resources from The Mini Page 2014 Universal UclickThe Mini Page provides ideas for websites, books or other resources that will help you learn more about this weeks topics. On the Web: At the library: Gifford C S M V L T N A L P S N A R T H O K O L A I C I F I T R A P D E P I L E N I C I D E M I R O F A Y N D S E U S S I T N I C T A T S L A I R E T A M K N T C I T Y G O L O N H C E T T O E L F S N O I S N E M I D I R L E S E G D I R T R A C V N S L G S C I T E H T S O R P GWords that remind us of 3-D printing are hidden in the block above. Some words are hidden backward or diagonally. See if you can find: ARTIFICIAL, CARTRIDGES, CELL, COPY, DIMENSIONS, DOCTORS, FAT, FIT, HEAT, INK, LEG, MATERIALS, MEDICINE, MOLD, PRINTING, PROSTHETICS, SKIN, TECHNOLOGY, TISSUES, TRANSPLANT.3-D Printingfrom The Mini Page 2014 Universal Uclick TMBasset BrownsTry n Find from The Mini Page 2014 Universal Uclick Mini SpyMini Spy has created a 3-D print of her doll. See if you can find: spoon cheese letter A letter D knife flyswatter fork two fish pencil paperclip ladder letter E needle horse head seal TM from The Mini Page 2014 Universal UclickYoull need: What to do:1. In a medium saucepan, combine creamed corn, milk, bell pepper, bay leaves and dried onion. Cook over medium-high heat and bring to a simmer. Decrease the heat to medium and simmer for 10 minutes. serving. Serves 4. Youll need an adults help with this recipe. Andrews McMeel Publishing (andrewsmcmeel.com). TMRookie Cookies Recipe Creamy Corn Chowder from The Mini Page 2014 Universal UclickMeet Cozi Zuehlsdorff Cozi Zuehlsdorff stars as Hazel in the movie Dolphin Tale 2. The movie is based on a true story about a rescued baby dolphin. When she was 8 years old, Cozi got the part of Annie in the musical of the same name at her community theater. She discovered that she loved performing. She has appeared in several other community musicals. She has also acted in TV commercials and shows and in the movie Dolphin Tale. She is a voice actor with the chorus that sings in TV animated shows such Cozi lives in Orange County, California, with her parents and older sister. She loves to sing, act, play the piano and make movies with her friends. She is home-schooled. from The Mini Page 2014 Universal UclickMary: Manny: Check to check! All the following jokes have something in common. Can you Maurice: What is the difference between an Monty: One is a mad bunny and the other is bad money! TMMighty FunnysMini Jokes photo by Wilson Webb, (c) 2014 Alcon Entertainment LLC. All Rights ReservedMoe: Millie: Because people milk them dry! from The Mini Page 2014 Universal UclickCopying a community Doctors hope to be able to perform tests on 3-D prints of living tissue. For example, they could run tests on copies of a cancer tumor to target the exact medicine for killing the cancer. For years, doctors have been able to grow many copies of the same cell. But every living tissue is made from many types of cells. Cells talk to each other. They influence one anothers actions. Testing just one type of cell does not give a complete picture. With 3-D printing, researchers can duplicate the actual cell community. Medicines are tested on animals before being given to humans. The ability to test drugs on exact tissue copies would lessen animal testing.Beyond testing We are probably more than 50 years away from being able to print whole organs. But we are nearly able to print pieces of organs. If we could implant those pieces into a patient, the body could often heal itself. For example, if a patient had an injured kidney, doctors could take a sample of the part that was still healthy and print 3-D copies of it. They then would attach, or graft, the printed tissue onto the kidney. After that, the body would be able to do the rest of the repairs itself. Transplants Transplanting copies of a persons own tissue is much safer than transplanting tissue from someone else. Your body wants to kill cells that arent part of you. But it would see 3-D tissue copies as being identical to its own parts. Doctors could transplant the new tissue with a catheter (KA-the-ter), or special tube. Within a few years, doctors will probably be transplanting 3-D prints of simple tissues such as cartilage to repair joints such as knees. Writing on the body The U.S. military and Wake Forest Institute are working to treat burn patients with bioprinting. Now, doctors treat burns by removing healthy skin from a patients body. They use that skin to cover the burn. This is painful, and when a patient is badly burned, it can be hard to find enough healthy cells to graft. With 3-D printing, the patient would need to give up only a small amount of healthy skin, about half the size of a postage stamp.Printing to HealMaking bioink To make bioink, scientists would take cells from a persons own body. They wouldnt need a lot of original body cells. The printer could make as many copies as needed. Our bodies have a great ability to regrow living tissue. In most cases, scientists wouldnt even need special cells such as stem cells. In fact, they would probably just use fat cells. As with other body cells, fat cells could grow into other types of cells. Few people would be sad if they lost some fat cells! The Mini Page StaffBetty Debnam Founding Editor and Editor at Large Lisa Tarry Managing Editor Lucy Lien Associate Editor Wendy Daley Artist photo courtesy Medical University of South CarolinaPrinting a test pattern of living cells. photo courtesy Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative MedicineA researcher at Wake Forest works with an artificial hand to learn how to transplant 3-D skin onto a burn victims body. photo courtesy Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative MedicineA Wake Forest researcher works with a fake hand to learn how to print over a burn. The Mini Page thanks Dr. Mike Yost, science director of the biofabrication facility, Medical University of South Carolina, for help with this issue. Next week, The Mini Page is about how to behave when going online. from The Mini Page 2014 Universal Uclick Micha (MIKE-uh) Hancock is a setter for the Penn State Nittany Lions womens volleyball team. Her job is to make pinpoint passes or assists for her teammates to kill with smashing hits over the net. On defense, she is a dig specialist keeping the opposing teams attacks in play. Michas play is championship caliber, and she has the hardware to prove it. Last season, Micha set the table as her Nittany Lions devoured the competition, compiling a 34-2 match record and capturing a record-tying sixth NCAA championship in program history. Michas play in the postseason, including a championship game victory over conference rival Wisconsin, earned her the NCAA Tournament Most Outstanding Player honor. Now Micha and the Nittany Lions are poised to defend their national title as the 2014 season gets underway. TMMicha HancockGoldie Goodsports SupersportHeight: 5-11 Birthdate: 11-10-1992 Hometown: Edmond, Oklahoma
EDUCATIONCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEWEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER10, 2014 C5 COMMUNITY Coastal Region Library 352-795-3716 Sept. 15 Child-Parent Relationship Training, 3:30 p.m. Sept. 16 Citrus Baby Wearing Club, 10 a.m. Mother Goose Time, 11 a.m. Cherokee Language Class, 5:30 p.m. Sept. 17 Nature Coast Bead Society, 10 a.m. Sept. 18 Pre-GED Math, 10 a.m. Preschool Stories, 10:30 a.m. Sept. 19 Tai Chi, 10 a.m. Sept. 20 Citrus County Ukulele, 1 p.m. AT THE LIBRARY: SEPT. 15-20 news from the Crystal River area NEWS NOTES Artists, other vendors wanted for marketTwice monthly, Crystal River Mall hosts local artists, crafters, nurseries and farmers to showcase their goods at the only indoor farmers market in Citrus County. Every second Saturday of the month, there is a traditional farmers market with baked goods to vegetable stands, handcrafted items to antiques and everything in between. Every fourth Saturday is a focus on arts and crafts vendors with unique handcrafted quality items. Sign up to be a vendor today at the mall office. Applications and table fees must be paid prior to every market. Call 352-795-2585.Y-I Womans Club seeks stories for celebration As the Yankeetown-Inglis Womans Club puts together plans for its 50th anniversary celebration, they ask all members of the communities past and present to share their stories. Reflect on Our Past, Celebrate the Present, Plan for Our Future is a theme that runs through the club with everything it does. Please take the time to let us know how the Womans Club has played a part in your life. Email stories to yiwomansclub@ gmail.com; mail them to P.O. Box 298, Yankeetown, FL 34498 or drop them off at the Second To None Thrift Shoppe from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. The Yankeetown-Inglis Womans Club looks forward to sharing your memories of past and present experiences. Special to the ChronicleThe League of Women Voters of Citrus County will register voters from noon to 3 p.m. the second and fourth Saturdays each month through September at the Crystal River Mall on U.S. 19. If you are a Citrus County resident and have changed your address within the county, you may call the Supervisor of Elections office at 352-341-6740 or email the office at firstname.lastname@example.org. For anyone with a name change, party change or signature update, you will need to update your information on a Voter Registration Application. Absentee voter applications will be available. The last day to register for the General Election is Monday, Oct. 6. The LWVCC is a nonpartisan, educational organization. For more information, email email@example.com or call 352-382-0032. Visit www.lwvcitrus.org. Voter registration at mall RUTH LEVINS/Special to the ChronicleDr. Pam Asoud, a member of the Crystal River Alpha Gamma Chapter of Epsilon Sigma Alpha Sorority, shows some of her Christmas ornament entry that won Best of Show at ESAs Association of the Arts Convention in Tampa. Best of Show 30-year Lion RUTH LEVINS/Special to the ChroniclePast District 35-0 Florida Lions Gov. Al Becker, left, presents a 30-year member award to Steve Frederick of the Crystal River Lions Club. ABOVE: Johnny DeCaire looks at a starfish under a microscope at a Science Exploration evening at Homosassa Elementary School. This is the first of many events students and parents will be invited to during the school year. RIGHT: Caydience Bond is excited to hold a live starfish. ROCHELLE KAISER/ Chronicle HES hosts night of fun for kids 3001 S.W. College Road, Ocala. The CF Foundation Board of Directors meeting is at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, at CF Enterprise Center, Foundation Office, 3001 S.W. College Road, Ocala. The College of Central Florida Student Activities Board will kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a 5K run-walk Sunday, Oct. 5, at 8 a.m., at the CF Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. The run will benefit Dunnellon-based Michelle-O-Gram, a nonprofit that assists women who cannot afford diagnostic mammograms, breast ultrasounds or screenings. Named after Dunnellon resident Michelle Blauser Standridge, who died at age 33 after a three-year battle with breast cancer, the organization has helped more than 500 women since it began in 2009. Register for the 5k on active.com search CF SAB or print the registration form and drop it off at the CF Office of Student Life in the Bryant Student Union, Room 201. Registration is $20 now or $25 after Oct. 1. Registration will also be available on race day at 7 a.m. Citrus MacIntosh Users Group: CMUG The CMUG site should be the first place you go to get your Mac questions answered: www.cmugonline.com. There will be no classes or monthly meeting in August; resume in September. Classes, workshops, meetings, and labs are held in classroom 103, Building C4, at the CF Citrus Campus. Anyone interested in joining CMUG is invited to visit cmugonline .com for more information; click the Membership Application button. Annual dues are $20, singles; $30, families; and $10, students. Homosassa Public Library has a Celebrate Reading program from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Celebrate Reading is a session consisting of two programs geared toward helping preschool and elementary school-age children develop literacy skills, improve their reading and gain a love of books. The first program, PAWS to Read, gives children the opportunity to build confidence in their reading ability by reading aloud to a certified therapist. The second program, Reading Pals, pairs teens and younger children together. Teens read storybooks aloud to one or two younger children at a time. Children may wish to draw or write about a story they like. For information, call the youth librarian at 352-628-5626.Miscellaneous Citrus County 4-H clubs are currently enrolling new members. To learn more about 4-H, call Marnie Ward, Citrus County 4-H extension agent, at 352-527-5700. 4-H is a community of young people engaged in learning leadership, citizenship and life skills. The positive youth development that is the hallmark of 4-H, through the University of Florida/IFAS Extension Citrus County, provides opportunities for young people to feel safe, respected, intellectually stimulated and engaged in their communities. Citrus County YMCA is heading to school and providing parents with quality child care options The Y offers Before and After Care, developed to give parents a piece of mind and children a fun way to get engaged beyond the school day. The Before and After Care staff are onsite to help children with homework, keep them active and encourage their creativity with arts and crafts. Snacks are provided through the Citrus County Food Service. The Ys Before and After Care program is a provider for the Early Learning Coalition and also provides financial assistance through the YMCAs People Helping People program. Registrations can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on the Ys programs, visit www.ymcasuncoast.org or stop by the Ys Administrative Office in Beverly Hills at 3909 N. Lecanto Highway. Fort Cooper State Park is planning its annual Living History Days program for secondand fourth-grade students. Participants will step back into time as they experience living history demonstrations of a craft/trade or way of life from the 1830s and s. It is the goal of the program that students will gain a better understanding and appreciation of what life was like back then in the Florida territory. Pre-registration is required. For more information and/or to obtain a registration form, call the park at 352726-0315. The Citrus County Boys & Girls Club operates three clubs with after-school youth development programs. As a member of the club, children participate in organized programs such as Power Hour for homework completion; Smart Moves to discuss ways to make responsible choices in the areas of nutrition, fitness, leadership and teamwork; as well as technology and art programs. Youth ages 5 to 18 are welcome every day after school, as well as days off and school vacations. Visit online at bgccitrus.org for club locations and contact information or call the administrative office at 352-621-9225. CHALKContinued from Page C3 See CHALK / Page C9
Submit information at least two weeks before the e vent. Multiple publications cannot be guaranteed. Submit material at Chronicle of fices in Inverness or Crystal River; by fax at 352-563-3280; or email to email@example.com. Notes tend to run one week prior to the date of an e vent. Publication on a special day cant be guaranteed. Pet SPOTLIGHT Inverness Garden Club to begin new season Inverness Garden Club invites you to join them for the first meeting of the season at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, at the Whispering Pines Recreation Building. In addition to a horticulture and bird report, Floral Design and Floral Fun exhibits, the program, scheduled to begin after a light luncheon, will be presented by Beverly Overa, a Florida master naturalist.Come have wings, sing with VFW Post 4252VFW Post 4252, State Road 200 in Hernando (with the helicopter out front), welcomes the public to come in from 5 to 9 p.m. today, Sept. 10, for wings and karaoke with Roger Carrier. For more information, call the post at 352-726-3339, email firstname.lastname@example.org and Google VFW 4252, Hernando.Post to serve dinner Friday eveningVFW Post 4864 will have its next dinner at 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, at the post in Citrus Springs. Enjoy a pork roast dinner served from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Adults are $8 and children younger than 6 eat for $4. Everyone is welcome. Everyone is invited to the big luau from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20. Buffet will be open from 7 to 10 p.m. The Elderly Brothers will entertain. Also, the public is welcome the third Saturday of every month for jam sessions. For information about activities open to the public, call 352-4654864 or Eva White at 352-746-6667, or email email@example.com.Coalition invites public to open house FridayMid Florida Homeless Coalition will have an open house from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, at its new dedicated location, 104 E. Dampier St., Inverness. The public is invited. The mission of the Mid Florida Homeless Coalition is to promote partnerships that will reduce and prevent homelessness in Citrus, Hernando, Lake and Sumter counties. For more information, call Barbara Wheeler at 352-860-2308 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Sofie Special to the ChronicleSofie, an active 10-month-old Shepherd/Lab mix, is sweet and affectionate. She lives with Patricia Winkle, sister of Mary Parrington of Lecanto. Winkle hopes that with time and patience, Sofie will outgrow her love of chewing everything up. COMMUNITYPage C6WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Adopt ARESCUED PET Maggie Special to the ChronicleMaggie was adopted by a family who really loved her, but had another female boxer and it was not a good match. We are looking for a new home where Maggie would be an only dog. She is a beautiful 2-year-old Boxer. Maggie thinks she is a lap dog and really wants to sit beside you or on your lap. She likes to sleep in bed with you, too. Maggie is house trained, listens well and is good with children. Because she likes her play time, she will need a fenced yard. Adopt A Rescued Pet Inc. does home visits prior to adoptions, so can only adopt to the Citrus County and adjoining county areas. Call 352-795-9550 and leave your name, number and pets name and for a return call. Check www.adoptarescuedpet. com for more pets and the adoption calendar with locations, dates and times. NEWS NOTES NEWS NOTES Special to the ChronicleInverness Golf & Country Club spent a Sunday afternoon recently raising $1,230 for the Florida Chapter ALS Association with the popular ice bucket challenge, a tournament and cookout. The effort was in honor of a club member, Joan Madden. The club members then challenged the Fraternal Order of the Eagles in Inverness and Seven Rivers Golf Club in Crystal River. Challenge continues Win movie, dinner, at the Crystal River MallCrystal River Mall offers a chance to win dinner and a movie for two at the mall in two oncemonthly drawings. Entries are accepted at mall kiosks and Westend Markets through posted mall closing times on the fourth Saturday each month. There will be one winner per month; valid through Oct. 1. For more information, call 352795-2585.Mall accepting holiday applicationsCrystal River Mall is also looking for holiday vendors, artists and craftsmen and groups looking to offer holiday items within the mall from Oct. 1 through Jan. 31. Call 352-795-2585, or email malloffice.crystalrivermall@gmail. com. Choir rehearsing now for 12th seasons showsThe Citrus Community Concert Choir begins its 12th season of presenting classical choral music to Citrus County and has resumed rehearsals in the fellowship hall of Faith Lutheran Church, 935 S. Crystal Glen Drive, Lecanto. This years holiday program will feature the Advent and Christmas portions of the oratorio Messiah by Georg Frederic Handel, and a variety of traditional Christmas carols and songs. The concert dates are tentatively set for Sunday, Nov. 30, Friday, Dec. 5, and Sunday, Dec. 7. New singers are always welcome and should arrive a half-hour prior to the start of rehearsals for voice placement. For more information, call 352-212-1746 or 352-628-6452, or visit the choirs website at www.citrus choir.com. Special to the ChronicleServices Inc., a for-profit subsidiary of AARP that oversees providers and the products offered to its members, recently recognized Melissa Olbek for her 50-plus hours of volunteer service in the community. Olbek performed community service with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Citrus County, the Rotary Club of Inverness and Citrus County Builders Association. She was the co-chair for the 13th annual Steak & Steak Dinner for the Boys & Girls Clubs, is the event coordinator and membership committee chair for the Rotary Club of Inverness and works with multiple organizations in the area. We believe in the power of one, said John Wider, president of AARP Services Inc. One AARP encouraging members to serve, not to be served, which was one of AARP founder Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus mottos, and the power of one person in their community to make a difference. AARP Services Inc. tracks the volunteer service hours of agents who are authorized to offer AARP-branded products and who engage and serve the community. I am honored to be recognized by AARP and ASI for the hours of community service I performed, said Olbek. And I look forward to continuing to volunteer. For more information, visit Createthe Good.org and search for local volunteer opportunities. Recognized for volunteerism AARP Services Inc. honors Melissa Olbek Special to the ChronicleEveryone is invited to attend one of the free UF/ Citrus County Master Gardener Plant Seminars to learn which vegetables to plant now and in the coming fall months. The remaining schedule for the free plant seminars is: Today, Sept. 10 1:30 p.m. Central Ridge Library, Beverly Hills Friday, Sept. 12 1:30 p.m. Coastal Region Library, Crystal River Wednesday, Sept. 17 1 p.m. Citrus Springs Library Tuesday, Sept. 23 2 p.m. Homosassa Library Master gardener volunteers will be available at all these free seminars to discuss this topic, answer questions, identify plant problems and offer solutions. Call the UF/Citrus County Extension anytime during business hours at 352-5275700 (ask for Extension Director B.J. Jarvis or any on-duty master gardener) to have questions addressed, or email a master gardener at Masterg1@ bocc.citrus.fl.us. Learn when to plant veggies Special to the ChronicleDuke Energy recently kicked off its United Way Campaign. Pictured, from left, are: Barbara Martinuzzi, senior admin specialist; Amy Meek, CEO of United Way of Citrus County; and Annemarie Hooper, nuclear technical assistant. Duke kicks off United Way Campaign
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER10, 2014 C7CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEENTERTAINMENT PHILLIPALDER Newspaper Enterprise Assn.Shoshana Zuboff, who recently retired from her post as the Charles Edward Wilson Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, said, Activities that seem to represent choices are often inert reproductions of accepted practice. There are bridge deals that appear to fit a mold, but with careful analysis, one can see that they are not an inert reproduction of accepted practice. In todays deal, South is in two no-trump. How should he plan the play after West leads the heart queen and East signals with his nine? South starts with six top tricks: two spades, one heart and three diamonds. There are two routes to eight tricks: four spades, one heart and three diamonds; or two spades, one heart and five diamonds. Getting four spade tricks seems to require the finesse to work a 50 percent chance; while collecting five diamond winners is a 54 percent shot. So it seems right to play on diamonds. Here, though, when the diamonds break badly, South does not have a hand entry to take the spade finesse. He will cash the spade ace and king to drop the queen, but that only provides three tricks in the suit, not four. The right line, after winning with the heart ace, is to lead the spade jack to encourage West to cover if he has the queen. But after he plays low, declarer wins with dummys king and cashes the spade ace. When the queen drops, South leads a spade to his nine, then takes dummys three top diamonds and spade 10 for his contract. If the spade queen does not appear, declarer needs diamonds to run. (MSNBC) 42 41 42 P o liti cs N a ti on (N)H ar db a ll With Ch r i s Matthews (N) All I n With Ch r i s H ayes (N) Th e R ac h e l M a dd ow Show (N) Th e L as t W or d With Lawrence ODonnell All I n With Ch r i s H ayes (NGC) 109 65 109 44 53Life Below Zero The Chase PG Witness: DC 9/11 L,V George W. 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PG-13 Graceland Faith 7 (DVS) Modern Family Modern Family (WE) 117 69 117 Law & Order Harvest Law & Order Nullification Law & Order Baby, Its You Law & Order Blood PG Law & Order Shadow PG Law & Order Burned PG (WGN-A) 18 18 18 18 20Blue Bloods Blue Bloods Blue Bloods Blue Bloods Blue Bloods Funny Home Videos Dear Annie: We were happy to see a vacant house on our block sell and were pleased to meet the new neighbors. We were willing to overlook the reek of tobacco and the cigarette butts in our driveway. The cat droppings in our flower and vegetable beds were harder to take. The real problem is that their teenagers race up and down the street at all hours and then park in front of our house smoking and playing with their phones while revving their very loud engines, setting our teeth on edge. These folks have a two-car garage, a concrete parking pad and a long driveway. Why are they parking on the street, let alone in front of the neighbors? We wanted to like these people, but now we just wish they would move out. Any suggestions? Talking to them didnt help. Disappointed Neighbor Dear Neighbor: Are there ordinances in your town prohibiting noise after a certain hour or leaving garbage on your property? If so, call the police when necessary. Do you have a neighborhood association that mediates disputes? Sometimes these things can be worked out with a third-party mediator. In the meantime, put up fences, block your driveway with plastic cones, have fans to block the noise and do whatever you need to in order to protect yourself from these barbarians until one of you moves or the kids leave. Dear Annie: About a year ago, my very bright 16-year-old granddaughter was diagnosed with schizencephaly, a very rare disease, and she has had seizures. She was put on medications and then was free of seizures for eight months. But recently, she had another seizure, and her medication is being reconsidered. How can I find out how to be helpful and supportive? She lives two hours away, and I no longer drive. Is there an organization for this? Deeply Concerned Old Grandma Dear Grandma: Schizencephaly is a birth defect that is extremely rare and can cause delays in speech and language skills, some paralysis and seizures. Doctors believe the causes include exposure to toxins or medications during pregnancy. We found one support group at schizkidz buddies.com, and you also can get information through wearerare.org/support for those with rare diseases. Bless you for wanting to help your grandchild in any way you can. Dear Annie: I have a piece of advice for Red Hat Mama, who is still waiting for a guy to ask her out. There are a lot of men who are uncomfortable asking out women we see only at church. All of my lady friends are women who asked me first. I might appear to have no problem with a friendly conversation, but its not the same as asking someone for a date. Im debating wearing a button that says, Please Ask Me. Then when someone asks me what the button means, I can tell them that Im more than happy for new friends to ask me to join them for activities. Im not that interested in becoming intimate or getting married, but I find it tremendously difficult to embarrass myself by asking a woman to join me and possibly getting a negative response. Im not one of those men who can tell at a glance whether someone is interested in me. I have mild Aspergers, and I dont read people well. So, Red Hot Mama and all of your cousins, please feel free to ask me. We can have a soda, share a pizza, play cards or get together with other friends. But you need to do the asking. Please Ask Me JohnAnnies Mailbox is written by Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar, longtime editors of the Ann Landers column. Email your questions to anniesmail email@example.com, or write to: Annies Mailbox, c/o Creators Syndicate, 737 Third St., Hermosa Beach, CA 90254. 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Only $28.50 includes a photo Call our Classified Dept for details352-563-5966 I I I I I I I I Special to the ChronicleHernando Elementary School recently held its Punt, Pass and Kick school-level competition. The students that won their respective age groups will compete in the Sectionals at New Port Richey on Oct. 19. Winners advancing to sectionals are: in the 6/7 age bracket Rosie Garbig and Tanner Moreno; in the 8/9 age bracket Franchesca Mason and Luke Sadecki; and in the 10/11 age bracket Molly Bender and Matthew White. Participating in the competition and present for the photo are, standing: Luke Sadecki, Aaron Tribble, Freddie Sansone, Michael Hinde, Matthew White, Molly Bender and Alyssa Farley. Seated are: Aidan Finamore, Tanner Moreno, Jeremiah Mason, Cameron Bustin, Cayden Vickers, Kendyll Reynolds and Mackenzie Scordato. Kneeling are: Reese Beaser, Franchesca Mason and Rosie Garbig. Punt, Pass and Kick Special to the ChronicleThe August Students of the Month for Inverness Christian Academy were honored for their character trait of obedience. Front to back, from left, are: Joshua Wilson, Alexus Leonard, Serenity Smith, William Smith, Brianna Smith, Trevor Breedlove, Levi McCoy and Justin Rossi. Obedience has its rewards ambassadors of our country. Students begin training in January for the exchange program; however, they dont find out until mid June if they are actually jumping on plane. If they are not doing the work that we have assigned, we tell them they are not going to cut it, Lobel said. A lot of times it is maturity, because we are talking 15-, 16-, 17and 18-year -olds. Lobel said 19 students arrived in the three-county district this year and 10 departed. Three of these students were from Lecanto High School. Students may be leaving for a year, but it really looks good on college applications and employment applications, if a student can leave and go to another country for a year and learn the language. There must be something special about that student, Lobel said. But what he stressed the most was that host families are also touched. We now have 19 students, Lobel said. When I retired, I was managing a company of 500 employees. This is much harder than that. But it is a labor of love. The single most difficult thing for me is finding host families for three months. You get more out of it than you give, he said. It adds a level of excitement to your life. We become many students second families. For more information about the Rotary Youth Exchange Florida program, call Doug Lobel at 352-400-0540, emaildouglobel@rye florida.org, or visit www.ryeflorida.org. ROTARYContinued from Page C1 Crystal River High Schools Treasure Chest Preschool is accepting enrollments for the 2014-15 school year. This preschool is for 3-1/2and 4-year-old children; they must be potty trained. Hour are 9:30 a.m. to noon, Monday through Thursday. The tuition is $30 per month; this includes supplies and snacks. Opening day is Monday, Aug. 25, with an open house Friday, Aug. 22. The preschool is an onsite preschool laboratory for the Early Childhood Education Program at Crystal River High. High school students in the program are interested in working with children, such as teaching in child care facilities and elementary schools. The program is under the supervision of the Early Childhood Education instructor, Dana Fields. For more information and enrollment, call 352795-4641, ext. 4837, or email email@example.com .fl.us. The Citrus Youth Educational Symphonic Orchestra, CYESO, encourages students aged 5 to 19 to sign up for music lessons Beginning students will learn how to read music and to play a string, woodwind or brass instrument. Students who already play an instrument will learn to play in an ensemble. Middle school and high school band members playing woodwind and brass instruments are particularly welcome. See cyeso.org or facebook .com/cyeso for more information or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Classes are held in the Cornerstone Baptist Church in Inverness on Tuesday afternoons at 4:30 p.m. all year round. Take Stock in Children, a school-based mentoring program that assists in creating a brighter future for deserving youth from low-income families by providing college and vocational scholarships, volunteer mentors, tutoring and long-term support seeks mentors. Mentors meet with students once a week during school time to support, guide and encourage students to do well in school and prepare for attending college. Call Pat Lancaster, program coordinator, at 352422-2348 or 352-344-0855 to learn more about the program and to sign up for mentor training. The Citrus County YMCA seeks to connect community volunteers through their Y Community Champions program. The Y Community Champions program embraces volunteers to help in a variety of areas with the YMCA organization. Volunteers are currently needed in the areas of coaching, program assistants, special events and office administration. All volunteers must undergo a background screening. To volunteer at the YMCA, call 352-637-0132, or stop by the office at 3909 N. Lecanto Highway in Beverly Hills. CHALKContinued from Page C5
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WEDNESDAY,SEPTEMBER10,2014C 11 CITRUS COUNTY (FL) CHRONICLE CLASSIFIEDS 000J5ZF HOMOSASSA 3bd/2ba, 1 acre, skylight, decking, 2 sheds, parquat floor, fireplace, $55k obo (352) 563-9857 Inverness, Remodeled 2/2, Mobile Home $27,500 Owner finance (352) 560-0019 MOVE IN NOWPURCHASE HOME WITH ACRE LOT 3 or 4 BEDROOMS MUST SEE (352) 621-9183 REPO $39,900.Land & Home3/2 MUST SEE!Hernando 1-877-578-5729 CRYSTALRIVERApartment $125.. or Room $85 week, include electric, sat dish, Srs. Welcome 352-564-1155, 257-3540 CRYSTAL RIVERFully Furnished Studio Efficiency w/ equipped kit. All util., cable, Internet, & cleaning provided. $649.mo 352-586-1813 FLORAL CITYLAKEFRONT 1 Bedrm. AC, Clean, No Pets (352) 344-1025 HOMOSASSA1BR appls & util. Incld. $600. month + sec., 352-628-6537 000J81NINGLIS VILLAS33 Tronu Dr., Inglis, FL. 34449(352)447-0106 2 & 3 BedroomsThis Institution is an equal opportunity provider & employer.Call Monday Through Friday 8:00am 5:00pmRecent Foreclosures WelcomeRental Assist. Available NOW! TDD ph # 1-800-955-8771 SEABREEZE MANORSenior Citizens, Disabled or Handicapped. Rent based on income.Applications now accepted for 1 & 2 Bedrm.units with carpeting, custom cabinets, central air & heat, stove, refrigerator & additional outside storage with patio. 37 Seabreeze Dr., Inglis. Call (352) 447-0277-TDD 16ft Aluminum Boat18 FT Trailer 3H Evinrude Motor Will sell motor Seperat $950 (678) 617-5560 FLORALCITY2/1, $400./mo. Pet OK. Rent to Own (352) 422-3670 HOMOSASSA2/1, SW $500. mo. Hernando 2/1, SW $500. mo., 628-0913 2006 32X703/2 W/GIANTEntertainment Room. Excellent Condition! Vinyl T/O, MUST SEE! 352-795-1272 3/2 1,124 sq. ft. Brand New 2014 Single Wide $39,900 (NO HIDDEN FEES!) Incls: Delv, Set, Step, Appliances, Furn & Decor.ONE LEFT !!! 352-795-2377 32x80, 2014 DESTINY 2254 SQ. FT. 9ft. ceiling, insulated windows, appliance pkg, upgrades all over. drywall, etc, Delivered, set up AC/heat, steps & skirting only $89,900 Call (352) 621-9182 NEVER LIVED IN REPO!!2014, Zone III, Jacobsen, Delivered & set up only$54,900 bank owned. Aslo 2009 Zone III Town Home 352-621-3807 NEW JACOBSEN1250 sq. ft. (28x52) Best Built Home Zone III, 3/2 delivered, set up, AC & heat, skirting & steps only $3,000 down & only $447.13 /mo WAC, Best of the Best Winner 13 times Taylor Made Homes Call (352) 621-9181 PALM HARBOR VELOCITYMODELS 3/2 starting in the 50s, 4/2 starting in the 60s Limited Time Offer! 800-622-2832 *See habla espanol 2BR/ 1 BA with an added on Lanai, acre lot, plenty of room for an RV, $26,500 OBO Cash only. Crystal River (352) 794-3530 2Br/2Ba DW on 4 acres manicured fenced land. With garage/dbl carport $112,000 7035 Sunnyview Pt, Homosassa. (352) 503-6008 HOMOSASSA 2007 4/2, 1,560 sf, All New Appliances, New Central AC & Heat. New carpets, laminate, linoleum, paint, 1 Acre, Asking $59,500. 6586 W. Constitution Lane 34448. Ride by Call (603) 860-6660 INVERNESS, N. Leisure Point 3BR/2BA Mobile Home1248 sq. ft,. Nice .40 Acre Lot Lease or Cash Call For Details 877-519-0180 DACHSHUND, MINATURES,ALL REGISTERED LINES Royalworth Kennel & Rescue. Gorgeous, sweet-tempered, miniature dachshunds. 8 Weeks-Adults. Up-to-date on Vet Care and Health Certificate. $250.00 & up. RoyalworthKennel. com or Call: (352)464-8063! TANNERTanner, 7-10 y.o. American Bulldog mix, red/white in color, wt. 75 lbs, neutered, HW negative. Very sweet & gentle, walks very well on leash, quite housebrkn, gets along w/ other dogs, no cats. Best as only dog, no small kids because of his size. Call Joanne @ 352-795-1288 or Dreama @ 813-244-7324. ZEUSZeus, a 2-4 y.o. cute Hound mix, wt. 63 lbs. Very friendly, good with other dogs, playful, takes treats gently. Appears housebroken. He is a medium energy boy, knows how to be gentle, loves to be with you, would be a great dog for any family. Please call Christina @ 352-464-3908 or email Christina.heady@ yahoo.com. Five month old sheep. Ewes $125, Rams $100 Pigeons $3 (863) 843-2495 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 $450. 2 bedroom, 1 bath $475.-$525. Pets considered and section 8 is accepted. Call 352-476-4964 For Details! 501(C)(3) NEEDS PUPPYRAISERS Suncoast Service Dogs located in Citrus County Looking for Puppy Raisers! If you would love to help socialize a puppy that has already been house broken and crate trained Help change a life! 352-634-1148 or suncoastservicedogs.com contact us page MIKAMika, 2 y.o. brindle spayed Terrier mix, happy, lovable girl, gets along w/other dogs, walks well on leash, likes car rides, has good manners. Likes all people, kids included, no cats. Very sweet family dog with special needs, on medications costing $20-$30 per month. Call Rebecca @ 419-262-3222. SHILOHShiloh, beautiful 4-y.o. white neutered male, breed is Feist, known as squirrel hunters, common in N. Carolina/ Tennessee. Housebrkn, HW neg. Wt. 38 lbs. Best as only pet, loves children, no cats. Needs to run w/owner. Can climb fence, leash to walk Call Joanne @ 352-795-1288 or Dreama @ 813-244-7324. SUSIESusie, beautiful 2-y.o. female Retriever mix, very playful & friendly, a very sweet girl, appears housebrkn, gets along with other dogs, is also cat friendly. Loves people & kids, older kids recommended due to her energy level. Is obedient & knows basic commands. Call Michelle @ 352-302-2664. CHRISTMASChristmas, 4-y.o. white American Bulldog mix, very affectionate & friendly, weight 67 lbs, appears housebroken. Loves people, quickly rolls over onto her back for tummy rubs, frequently comes to her human for affection. Needs to be only pet in the home. Call Joanne @ 352-795-1288 or Dreama @ 813-244-7324. CINDYCindy, 2 y.o. black/ white Bulldog/lab mix, wt. 41 lbs. Appears housebroken. Beautiful little girl with upright ears, gets along with other dogs. Friendly but slightly shy at first, warms up quickly. Weight 40 lbs. Call Joanne @ 352-795-1288 or Dreama @ 813-244-7324. DEOGEDeoge, 3 y.o. Terrier/other mix, very beautiful colors, housebroken, gets along well w/other dogs, good on leash, likes to play with a ball.,very affectionate, wants to be with his human friend. Joyful dog. Call Joanne @ 352-795-1288 or Dreama @ 813-244-7324. Your world firstemployment Classifieds ww.chronicleonline.com Need a job or a qualified employee? This areas #1 employment source! Weslo Pursuit CT42 Recumbant Exercise Bike new condition $100. (352) 341-6917 17 Aluminum Canoe exc. cond. included paddles and life vest $500. (352) 344-3408 7206 Duvall Island Dr. Floral City BASKETBALLBACKBOARDAdjustable Ht, Retails @ $150. Sacrifice @ $85 VGC Off Rt 200/ 400-8429 BOWLING BALL14 POUND-CARRYBAG WITH SHOULDER STRAP-BOTH $12 746-5453 BOWLING BALL14 POUND-CARRYBAG WITH SHOULDER STRAPBOTH $12 746-5453 Club Car 2008 Super Clean Golf Cart, Two-Tone Seats. Charger Included. $3,800. Call Love Motorsports @ 352-621-3678 GOLF CLUBS X-Factor Hammer Driver, X -Factor #3 Hammer HybridBrand newused once Both $150. Callaway Hawkeye 3 thru 9 irons $175 All above clubs $300. 352-464-4897 GUN CASE Pelican 1550 multi-purpose protective case, looks new $50.00, 352-795-8800 PULLBEHIND DONUT Used twice, looks new $25.00 352-795-8800 SLEEPING BAG Ralph Lauren, navy/ gray Like new $20.00 (352) 465-6619 18 ft, Utility Trailer Tandem Axlegross weight 7,000 lbs New 8 ply tires, & electric brakes. $1,200. (352) 422-0569 Utility Trailer 4x8, steel sides, 13 high $195. 352-527-1193 Pottery Barn CATIN THE HAT CRIB PADDING, ETC. $45.00 352-382-4911 Pottery Barn CATIN THE HAT CRIB PADDING, ETC. $45.00 352-382-4911 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 BLOOD PRESSURE MONITOR/TESTER Automatic, upper arm $15. 352-465-6619 WALKER Medline rollator, with wheels, seat & handbrakes, great shape, ($50) 352-212-1596 CORDLESSTELEPHONEAmerican Telecom. digitally enhanced cordless.new in box. $12 352-212-2556 FIREPLACE Charmglow electric, vent free heater, cherry wood, remote control, great condition. $295. 352-795-9344 Night and day window shades. Like new. Various sizes $200 OBO (352) 527-2327 OTTLIGHTFloor Lamp. 18w. bulb. Like new $40.00 628-3585 BowFlex Sport, Used Can be updated from 212 lbs to 312 or 412 lbs of resistance. Asking $275.00. 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Fillmore Beverly Hills 7a-1p 4 Wheel Pride Scooterwith carrier, runs well, very good cond. $600 (352) 860-0688 4 Wheel Red Scooter w/ electric car ramp, cover, battery & trlr. hitch, like New, 10 mi of use. Original $6,000 Sell for $3,000. (352) 795-7771 Love seat, Gold print email pics $75 352-422-3118 Mission Style Love Seat & Sofa, Dark green excellent Cond. $550. (352) 564-4195 Queen Sleeper Couch light teal microfiber $250 Traditional comfy brocade olive couch. $200 Both exc cond (352) 527-2327 Sleeper Sofa & Love Seat, exc. cond. Country Blue,Tufted Camelback solid oak trim $350. (352) 726-1526 Sofa & Loveseat $150 32 Flat Screen TV $125. (352) 726-3731 Sofa, Loveseat & End Tables, exc. condition beige & floral design $150. (352) 628-5860 Swedish Style Recliner w/ Ottoman $150. 2 Oak end Tables $40. ea. (352) 382-7454 TRADE IN MATTRESS SETS Starting at $50. Very Good Condition 352-621-4500 RICH BEDDING New & Used Furniture 352-503-6801 Wrap around couch Cream colored, 4 recliners, all electric Excellent Condition $900 (352) 746-2084 Bobs Discarded Lawn Mower Service Free Pick-up (352) 637-1225 JOHN DEERE D140, Excel. cond. 48 cut, with John Deere wagon, 63Hrs. $1,400 (352) 422-4658 WILLHAULAWAY Unwanted riding lawn mowers in East Citrus Co. (352) 726-7362 MEXICAN PETUNIAS Pink & Purple Perennial 10 for $10 Off Rt 200, 352-423-4392 ROSE OF SHARON Nice 2-3Yr Old Seedlings 3 for $18 Hernando, off Rt 200 (352) 400-8429 DRYER Sears elite elec 5 cycle works great $100.00 352 270 1775 HERNANDOThurs. 11, thru. Sat. 13 9a-4p Multi-Family 4180 E. Alabama Lane BOOTS J Chrisholm size 10 Light tan. great condition $45 352-212-2556 CELLPHONE MOTOROLAWX416 NEW with belt clip case $28 352-382-3650 A REDUCED PRICE Lrg. 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C12WEDNESDAY,SEPTEMBER10,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE 771-0910 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE Fictitious Name Notice under Fictitious Name Law. pursuant to Section 865.09, Florida Statutes. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned, desiring to engage in business under Department of State, Tallahassee, FL. Dated at Crystal River, FL, this 8 day of Sept., 2014. /s/ Ronald Haddock /s/ Virginia Haddock Owners Published Sept. 10, 2014. the fictitious name of: Nicholson Mini Storage located at 2442 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Crystal River, FL 34428, in the County of Citrus, intends to register the said name with the Division of Corporations of the Florida 770-0917 WCRN CCSO-Change of Designation PUBLIC NOTICE Pursuant to Section 121.055 Florida Statues (as amended by the 1993 Florida Legislature), the Citrus County Sheriffs Office Intends to designate the non-elective full-time Bureau Chief position and the non-elective full-time Information Services Director position for inclusion in the Senior Management Service Class effective October 1, 2014. Published two (2) times in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE September 10 & 17, 2014. 763-0910 WCRN Joseph, Ronald B. 09-2014-CA-000314 NOA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 09-2014-CA-000314 HSBC BANK USA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION AS TRUSTEE FOR WELLS FARGO ASSET SECURITIES CORPORATION, MORTGAGE PASSTHROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2007-14 Plaintiff, v. RONALD B. JOSEPH, ET AL. Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION TO: RONALD B. JOSEPH, and all unknown parties claiming by, through, under or against the above named Defendant, who are not known to be dead or alive, whether said unknown parties claim as heirs, devisees, grantees, assignees, lienors, creditors, trustees, spouses, or other claimants Current Residence Unknown, but whose last known address was: 734 SW KINGS BAY DR CRYSTAL RIVER, Fl 34429 YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in Citrus County, Florida, to-wit: BEGIN AT A POINT NORTH 556.94 FEET AND WEST 950.42 FEET FROM THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4; OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4; OF SECTION 28, TOWNSHIP 18 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA, THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF SAID NORTHEAST 1/4; OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4; HAVING A BEARING OF S. 89 53 W. SAID POINT OF BEGINNING BEING ON SOUTHWESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF A 60-FOOT ROAD AND ON A CURVE CONCAVE NORTHEASTERLY HAVING A RADIUS OF 330.0 FEET, THENCE NORTHWESTERLY ALONG SAID RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE CURVE A CHORD BEARING AND DISTANCE OF N. 28 59 W. 124.14 FEET, THENCE S. 58 0 W. 265 FEET, MORE OR LESS, TO WATERS EDGE OF CRYSTAL BAY, THENCE SOUTHEASTERLY ALONG AND WITH SAID WATERS EDGE TO A POINT S. 58 19 W. FROM THE POINT OF BEGINNING, THENCE N. 58 19 E. 290 FEET, MORE OR LESS, TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORD, BOOK 296, PAGE 294, PUBLIC RECORDS OF CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on DOUGLAS C. ZAHM, P.A., Plaintiffs attorney, whose address is 12425 28th Street North, Suite 200, St. Petersburg, FL 33716, on or before September 15, 2014 or within thirty (30) days after the first publication of this Notice of Action, and file the original with the Clerk of this Court at 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL 34450, either before service on Plaintiffs attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise, a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint petition. WITNESS my hand and seal of the Court on this 30th day of July, 2014. ANGELA VICK, Clerk of the Circuit Court (SEAL) By:SONIA PRYLEPA, Deputy Clerk IF YOU ARE A PERSON WITH A DISABILITY WHO NEEDS ANY ACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING, YOU ARE ENTITLED, AT NO COST TO YOU, TO THE PROVISION OF CERTAIN ASSISTANCE. PLEASE CONTACT THE ADA COORDINATOR (352) 341-6400, 110 N. APOPKA AVENUE, INVERNESS, FL 34450 WITHIN TWO WORKING DAYS OF YOUR RECEIPT OF THIS NOTICE. IF YOU ARE HEARING OR VOICE IMPAIRED, CALL 1-800-955-8771. Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE Sept. 3 & 10, 2014. 888140059 766-0917 WCRN Zupancic, William J 2014-CP-471 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA Division Probate, File No. 2014-CP-471 IN RE: ESTATE OF WILLIAM J. ZUPANCIC, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of WILLIAM J. ZUPANCIC, deceased, whose date of death was August 28,2012, 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 ancillary personal representative and the ancillary 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 W ITHIN 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. 767-0917 WCRN Seeger, Jamie Lee 2013-CP-000480 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION 2013-CP-000480 IN RE: JAMIE LEE SEEGER, Deceased NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Jamie Lee Seeger, deceased, whose date of death was July 25, 2012, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Ave, Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is September 10, 2014. Personal Representative: /s/Wendy Moore 6228 South Applebud Terrace, Lecanto, Florida 34461 Attorney for Personal Representative: Lindsay Ruiz Bash, Florida Bar Number 0088941, Law Office of Grant & Dozier, LLC 123 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450; Phone (352) 726-5111 Fax: (352) 726-7244; firstname.lastname@example.org Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, September 10 & 17, 2014. 768-0917 WCRN Lowas, Andrea Josette Bia 2014-CP-429 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2014-CP-429 Division __________ IN RE: ESTATE OF ANDREA JOSETTE BIA LOWAS, a/k/a ANDREA J. BIA LOWAS Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of ANDREA JOSETTE BIA LOWAS a/k/a ANDREA J. BIA LOWAS, deceased, whose date of death was April 11, 2014, and whose social security number is XXX XX 4668, is pending in the Circuit Court for CITRUS County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka A venue, Inver ness, Florida 34450 The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME 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 September 10, 2014. Personal Representative: /s/ LINDA JANE BIA LOWAS c/o Holden, Carpenter&Roscow, PL 5608 NW 43rd Street, Gainesville, Florida 32653 Attorney for Personal Representative: Charles I. Holden, Jr. Florida Bar No.: 036709 Holden, Carpenter&Roscow, PL 5608 NW 43rd Street, Gainesville, Florida 32653 (352) 377-5900 E-Mail Address: email@example.com Published in The Citrus County Chronicle September 10 & 17, 2014. The date of first publication of this notice is September 10, 2014. Ancillary Personal Representative: By: /s/ ROBIN EVERIDGE 222 Rockefeller Rd. Richford, NY. 13835 Attorney for Ancillary Personal Representative: By: /s/ GLEN C. ABBOTT, ESQ. Florida Bar No. 235911 109 NE 4th Street, Crystal River, Florida 34429-4145 Telephone: (352)795-5699 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Published in Citrus County Chronicle: September 10 & 17 2014 769-0917 WCRN Underwood, Victor H. 2014 CP 000435 Notice to Creditors PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE CASE NO. 2014 CP 000435 IN RE: THE ESTATE OF VICTOR H. UNDERWOOD, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Victor H. Underwood, deceased, whose date of death was January 21, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, File Number 2014-CP-000435; the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below.All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate, on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM.All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO 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 September 10, 2014. Personal Representative: Crystal Fox 40 North Market Street, Gibbstown, NJ 08027 Attorney for Personal Representative: Thomas M. VanNess, Jr., Esq. Florida Bar No. 0857750 VanNess & VanNess, P.A. 1205 North Meeting Tree Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429, 352-795-1444 email@example.com Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, September 10 & 17 2014. MINI COOPER HATCHBACK 2006RED,BLACK LEATHER, AUTO,A/C, PW, PB VG COND come and test drive $6,400.00 352 270 1775 SELL YOUR VEHICLE IN THEClassifieds**3 SPECIALS ** 7 days $26.50 14 days $38.50 30 Days $58.50 Call your Classified representative for details. 352-563-5966 SOLDCadillac1999 4 dr DeVille 47,500 mi. senior owned, garage kept TRANSMISSIONSLow-Honest Prices Tune-Repair-Rebuild CONSIGNMENT USA STILL SELLING AUTOS 644N, US19, 461-4518 FORD2003, Thunderbird This exceptionally clean car is in outstanding condition. A Must See! For the serious collector $16,500. 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(352) 228-4247 FORD2002, Taurus $3,995. 352-341-0018 FORD2012 Mustang $21k, TROPHY WINNER details, please call 352-212-5048 HYUNDAI2002, Elantra, Auto trans,pw., pl. $2,995 352-341-0018 LINCOLN Towncar Garage kept, Good bat/tires, no rust/leaks, 127k mi. $1500 OBO 212-9358 MERCURY, Marquis, show rm. quality, 2nd Owner $3,300 obo, Crys. River (305) 903-1773 Cell MINI COOPER2005, Power windows, locks, $7,995. 352-341-0018 MICHELE ROSERealtorSimply put I ll work harder 352-212-5097 isellcitruscounty@ yahoo.com Craven Realty, Inc. 352-726-1515 NEED TO FIND A RENTAL? HAVE A PROPERTY TO RENT OUT? CALL OR EMAIL ME TODAY!NORMAN LONGFELLOWProperty Manager Coldwell Banker Next Generation Realty(352) 382-2700normanlongfellow @tampabay.rr.com 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 Your Citrus County Residential Sales Specialist!Michael J. 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From $179,000 to the LOWESTprice ever: $149,000.This is it. 3 bed/2.5 bath, large den, large open pool, 4-car garage. 2,562 LIVING sq.ft. SOLD AS IS. NeedsTLC. MLS #709086. Weston Properties LLC. MYRIAM REULEN 352-613-2644. www.homesinfloridausa.c om. INVERNESS2/2 or 1/1 near CM Hospital $600 or $475 incld water/garb 352-422-2393 LECANTONewer, 2 Bdrm./2Bth Duplex, $695. 352-634-1341 CITRUS HILLS2/2, Furnished, Starting @ $800. 352-527-8002 or 352-476-4242 CRYSTAL RIVER2/2, w/pool,sm. pet ok, $650 mo. 1 yr. lse. (352) 400-1928 LECANTONewer, 2 Bdrm./2Bth Duplex, $695. 352-634-1341 CRYSTAL RIVERFully Furnished Studio Efficiency w/ equipped kit. All util., cable, Internet, & cleaning provided. $649.mo 352-586-1813 HERNANDOWatsons Fish Camp 55+ Rental Community (352) 726-2225 **INVERNESS**Golf & Country loc. 3/2/2 Spacious pool home $850.( 908) 322-6529 BEVERLYHILLS2/1,$450. & Up, No Pets (352) 422-2433 BEVERLYHILLS2/1,All appl, No Pets. $550+ Dep reqd. 352-860-0904 or 1-470-295-1371 FLORAL CITY3/2, Lg Kitchen area, 5 Acres, cross fence for horses & cows. Pond on property, detached workshop $875. mo., 1st/last/sec. 352-400-9650 INVERNESS2/1.5/2, City Water, Sewer,& Carpet. $675. + sec. (352) 860-2554 INVERNESSHighlands Large 2/1/1, extra lrg fenced yard. $700/mo 1st/last/sec + refs. 352-422-6978 Sugarmill Woods3/2/2 Pool Home 1st & Sec. $1,300 mo. 352-503-9820 HERNANDOWatsons Fish Camp 55+ Rental Community (352) 726-2225 DUDLEYS AUCTION FIVEAUCTIONSTHURS 9-11 ESTATE ADVENTURE 3pm till 10pm Designer & Custom Estate furniture, 100s of IKEBANA floral design supplies, Antiques, Household, tools & more FRI 9-12 THREE REAL ESTATE AUCTIONS 10:00 am: SOLD ABSOLUTE 3723 E Beck St, Inver ness 2/2 two story home w/ dbl carport & shed. 12:00 pm 9016 E. Gulf T o Lake Hwy. Inver ness 2 bed/2 bath 1325 sq ft Canal Front home with dock must be sold!! 2:30 pm 909 W Beak Rush Ln., Beverly Hills 1985 2/2 dbl garage Pool Home, healthy forces sale SAT 9-13 ANTIQUE & FURNITURES STORE LIQUIDATION 9:00am 3924 S. Florida A ve (US41S) Inver ness RetiringFurniture, Antiques, Glassware, Knick Knacks, Collectibles Kitchen-all cases, shelving and fixtures ************************ Call for info 637-9588 dudleysauction.com 4000 S Florida Ave (US41S) Inverness Ab1667 10% bp cash/ck. Maine-ly Real Estate #381384 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.
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