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Flora Parke to add houses M ARY MAGUIRE News-Leader Flora Parke is in the final stages of d evelopment and a gated single-famil y housing community for active adults ages 55 and older will be among the l ast product offerings in the Yulee subdivision, according to developer John Seminak of Seda Constr uction, Inc. Theyll be very nice houses starting at $300,000, said Seminak. S eminak spoke to the Nassau C ounty Commission at its meeting M onday night, asking officials to a pprove the construction of 53 singlef amily houses on a 26-acre site. Seminak told the board that the new community is not limited to people over age 55 but thats the target, he said. Plans filed in 2006 originally called f or the construction of 136 townhouse s on the site known as the Floridian E nclave. The commission approved the r e vised plan in a 4-0 vote. Commissioner Danny Leeper did not attend the board meeting, as previously announced. Gr owth Management Dir ector P eter King recommended approval, b ut during a break in the meeting a cknowledged the countys need for CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK News-Leader 1 6 0th year No. 25 C op yright, 2014 The News-Leader Fernandina Beach, FL Printed on 100% recycled newsprint with soy based ink. I I N N D D E E X X B USINESS ...................................4A C LASSIFIEDS ............................. 9B C OUR T R EPOR T .................... 8A C ROSSWORD /S UDOKU ......6B E DITORIAL ..................................7A F ISHING / T IDE S ....................... 2B L EGAL N OTICES ..................................7B O B ITU ARIES ........................................... 2A P E OPLE AND P LA CE S .......... 6B P OLICE R EPORT ....................9A S PORTS ........................................................1B W E DNESDAY M A RCH 26, 2014 / 20 P A GES 2 S E CTIONS fbnewsleader.com F F inally, at last, the sun is out, the air is war m, the flowers are blooming. (Well, some days.) Finally, its spring! S ome of the earliest signs of spring in our ar ea seem more like fall further north. Youve probably noticed all the red foliage on tr ees in our ar e a. Our red maples are showier in spring than in the fall. A month or so ago most maples in our area displayed red blooms on all the bare branches, and later the r ed winged sama ra, their seeds that are surr ounded by papery wings took their turn turning the tree to red. You might remember these maple seeds from your youth. Accor ding to naturalist Carl Watson, here in the South kids call them helicopters as they spin to the gr ound. Up nor th many of us used to split the two winged segments and put them on our noses. Carls had a number of northerners on his tours of Willow Pond at Fort Clinch, who put them on their noses still in remembrance of their youth. With red maples, this phase of the tr ee ends when the leaves themselves come in, and yes, they are red too. And, like autumn further north, early spring here is a time of falling leaves. Our many grand live oak tr ees always have leaves on them thus their name but when the weather war ms up, like now the old leaves fall to the ground as new leaves replace them. If you drive down one of our beautiful canopy roads now it seems like autumn, withd ead leaves raini ng down everyw her e. Those people with live oaks near their homes know what I mean. Forget about mowing lawns right now. Its time to rake leaves! Spring is also a time for wild flowering trees and shrubs in north Florida. You dont have to look far to see pink and white azalea and camellia shrubs, light pink redbud trees and a few dogwoods. Dogwoods dont do as well here near the sea as they do in other par ts of Florida, but those few that we have brighten up the scene with beautiful white flowers. A few weeks ago white flowers on cherry laurels and black cherries in Fort Clinch State Park also added to the splendor A few landscape shrubs here ar e in bloom as well. Indian hawthor ns with their white or pink blossoms and lorepetalums can be astonishing with their pink flowers and purplish new leaves, as long as they didnt get pruned in the summer when they set their flower buds. Despite the spring flowers ar ound us, many of us living her e ar e transplanted from the north, PHOTOS BY PAT FOSTER-TURLEY/FOR THE NEWS-LEADER S aucer magnolia shrubs, top left, lorepetalum, top right, freesias, above left, and daffodils, above right, herald spring in Pat FosterT urley s yar d in Fer nandina Beach. Below, a bouquet of fresh ranunculus, daffodils and freesias add color and fragrance to a home in s pring. ITS SPRING! $1.00 f bne w sleader.com Dogs and cats and horses oh m y! S IN PERRY News-Leader Once a year the Atlantic Rec Center goes to the dogs and cats, horses, tur tles and more as the annual Nassau County Animal Expo fills the auditorium with r escue groups, animal advocates and service providers in a daylong celebration of our furry, feathered and scaly friends. This is the sixth year that Cats Angels has hosted the expo, and or ganizer Nancy Douglas said it pr om ises to be bigger and better than ever with new exhibits such as the Jumpin Jax Flyball group, Papillon Pals Rescue and The Old Doghouse, all fr om Jacksonville. What all of the groups share is a commitment to the humane treatment of all creatures, and the promotion of spay/neuter and adopt as the way to end pet overpopulation. Even if you dont have a pet, the expo of fers plenty of opportunity to support the cause through a bake sale hosted by Desser ts by Noelle and a large silent auction of items donated by local businesses and individuals and sponsored by Trailer Park Collectibles. Plus, for every five pounds of dr y pet food they donate, attendees will r eceive a ticket to be eligible for door prizes. Douglas said Jumpin Jax Flyball promises to be highly entertaining, EXPOContinued on 3A HOUSES C ontinued on 3A SPRINGContinued on 3A WILD W AYS Pat F os ter-T urle y
Nassau County Council on Aging has funds available to assist individuals 60 years of age and up with paying their electric/utility bill when they are in a crisis situation. Call the Council on Aging at 261-0701 if you live on the East Side of Nassau County (Fernandina/Yulee) and (904) 845-3331 on the W est Side (Callahan/Hilliard) for an appointment. Qualifying sen iors will need to present proof of household incomes, photo identification for all household members, Social Security cards and past due electric/ utility bills. If anyone in the household receives food assistance, they will need to present their SNAP award letter. In its 40th year of serving Nassau County Seniors, the Council on Aging is a 501(c3 nonpr ofit agency delivering ser vices to Nassau County seniors in five categories including Meals on Wheels, COA T ranspor tation, In-Home Care and Adult Day Health Care, while operating two senior r ecr eation centers. W W o o m m e e n n s s g g r r o o u u p p Becoming the best you can be is the goal and the theme of a new Womens E mpowerment Group launched by Starting Point B ehavioral Healthcare in Yulee. The group meets on t he main campus every Tuesday from 2-3 p.m. at 463142 SR 200 in Yulee. Topics for discussion include: healthy relations hips and characteristics of unhealthy relationships; reco gnizing abusive relationships; assertiveness training; s tress reduction; creating balance and more. Any woman can participate in the group, which is offered free of charge. You do not need to r egister to attend. For information call Starting Point B ehavioral Healthcare at 2258280. Q Q u u e e s s a a d d i i l l l l a a n n i i g g h h t t VFW Post 4351 will host Quesadilla Night March 28 at 5:30 p.m. for a $7 donation. K araoke with Big Doug will follow at 7 p.m. All members a nd their guests are welcome. For information call 432-8791. G G u u n n c c o o u u r r s s e e s s G ary W. Belson Associates Inc. will hold a concealed weapon license course at 5:45 p.m. March 28, and at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. March 29. A basic with defensive tactics course will b e held at 7:45 a.m. March 3 0. For details and additional c lasses and information, contact Belson at 491-8358, (904 476-2037 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.The BelsonGroup.com. P P a a r r e e n n t t i i n n g g p p r r o o g g r r a a m m 1-2-3 Magic, an inter na t ionally acclaimed program o n child discipline, will be p resented by Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare for eight weeks beginning April 1 at 5:30 p.m. at its main campus, 463142 SR 200 in Yulee. The pr ogram of fers par e nts of childr en ages two thr ough 1 2 a humorous look at pare nting along with a serious l ook at discipline. Developed by Thomas W. Phelan, Ph.D., the program includes tips on discipline without arguing, yelling or spanking; contr olling obnox ious behavior; handling six k inds of testing and manipul ation; five tactics to encoura ge good behavior; handling bedtime, messy rooms, lying, chores and homework; and strengthening your relationship with your child. Pr e-r egistration is required. Fee is $30 per individual and $50 per couple. Ac ertificate of successful comp letion is provided upon a ttendance of at least seven of the eight classes and pass ing a final quiz. To pre-register call 225-8280 by Mar c h 30. O O y y s s t t e e r r r r o o a a s s t t The VFW POST 4351 will host an oyster r oast Mar ch 30 at 2 p.m. for a $12 donation. The r oast will include oysters, hamburgers, hot dogs and sides. The VFW is located at 96086 Wade Place, under the Shave Bridge. For information call 432-8791. O O s s t t o o m m y y s s u u p p p p o o r r t t The Amelia Island Ostomy Suppor t Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. on March 31 in the boardroom off the main lobby of Baptist Medical Center Nassau. Patty Langenbach of Medical Care Products in Jacksonville will give a pr esentation showcas ing a variety of supplies. All those with ostomies, their families, interested professionals and those wanting more information about ostomy sur ger y and aftr er -car e are welcome to attend. Parking is free and the facility is handicapped accessible. For information contact email@example.com om or call 310-9054. T T o o r r c c h h r r u u n n The Fer nandina Beach l eg of the 31st anniversary Florida Law Enforcement T orch Run for Special Olympics will take place April 1 at 9 a.m. For 30 years, the Special Olympics Flame of Hope has traversed Florida in an intrastate relay of simultane-o us routes, covering thousands of miles. Local and s tate law enforcement officers carry the torch all the way to the opening ceremony of Floridas annual Summer Games, which will be held at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex on May 16 in Lake Buena Vista. The Law Enforcement T orch Run is the largest awareness and fundraising event sponsored by Special Olympics of Florida and local law enforcement agencies. Officers and cadets from every branch of local, state and federal law enforcement represent a total of 300 differe nt agencies that serve as Guardians of the Flame. Learn more at www.specialolympicsflorida.org. C C a a r r e e e e r r F F a a i i r r s s Spring Career Fairs sponsored by Florida State College at Jacksonville Career Development Centers will be held April 1 from 10 a .m.-1 p.m. in the Advanced T echnology Center of the D owntown Campus, 401 W. M ain St., Jacksonville, and A pril 10 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the D-Building Courtyard of the North Campus, 4501 Capper Road, Jacksonville. The fairs are free and open t o job-seeking students and c ommunity members who c an meet representatives f rom more than 40 local e mployers. Employers are still being recruited. Other employers interested in recruiting employment candidates or offering internships are encouraged to contact AlanP asetti via email at apasett firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling ( 904) 633-8223. W W h h a a l l e e o o f f a a S S a a l l e e Nassau County 4-H will host their fourth annual Whale of a Sale fr om 8 a.m.-7 p.m. April 4 and 8 a.m.-1 p.m. A pril 5 at the Callahan M asonic Lodge, 45085 Frank B r o okins Drive in Callahan. There will be numerous vendors including new and gently used treasures, homemade goodies and on Friday night, spaghetti dinners fr om 5-7 p.m. to suppor t 4-H youth a ttending camp and other u pcoming events. Contact t he Nassau County Extension office to rent a table or for information at 879-1019. B B o o w w l l f f o o r r k k i i d d s s Help Big Br others Big Sisters of Northeast Florida a t the Bowl for Kids Sake e vent April 5 at noon, 3 p.m. a nd 6 p.m. and April 12 at 3 p.m., 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. at Batt Family Fun Center, 1838 Cassat Ave., Jacksonville. Say thank you to the volunteers who help children at risk while raising funds to help local children who benefit from the Big/Little program. Sign up at www.bbbsnefl. or g/bowling. For information contact Dawn Robbins, manager of special events, at email@example.com or (904 J J u u s s t t F F r r i i e e n n d d s s d d i i n n n n e e r r If you ar e single and over the age of 55, the Just Friends Club monthly dinner is scheduled for April 8. It is free to join this invitation only club. Call 321-1116. K K a a t t i i e e R R i i d d e e Pr esented by Mayo Clinic, the 10th Annual Katie Ride will be held April 12, benefiting the Katie Caples Foundations organ donor registration education and awareness programming. The fully suppor ted cycling event for riders of all levels has 100, 62, 36 and 18 miler outes with an Of f-Road Ride, Family Fun Ride, 7K Walk and 7K Fun Run. The nine island coastal ride begins at the Atlantic Recreation Center on Amelia Island and courses thr ough Ft. Clinch, Timucuan Ecological and Historical State Pr eser ve, Ft. Car oline and the T albot Islands. Register at www.katierideforlife.org/register/. Fees range from $10 to $45. Minimum fundraising commitments apply for most events. Organizers are also seeking volunteers to help. Sign up at www .katieridefor life.org/take-action/volunteer/ or call the 491-0811. A volunteer coordinator will call with details. V ITA (Volunteer Income T ax Assistance) is pr oviding f r e e electr onic (E-File paper income tax filing assis tance for lowto moderateincome and elderly tax filers again this season. VIT A volunteers ar e tested and certified by the Internal R evenue Service. This free s er vice is pr ovided by the IRS, t he Real$ense Pr o sperity Campaign, a United Way Initiative and in par tnership with the Nassau County Library System. T ax filing assistance continues thr ough April 15. Those w ho elect to have their r e turns E -Filed and ar e due a refund c an expect it within three days to two weeks with direct deposit. T his year VITA has consoli dated all tax pr eparations into t he Atlantic Recr e ation Center For appointments call the Fernandina Beach library at 277-7365. Walk-ins are welcome and will be assisted after appointments. Bring photo identification, S ocial Security cards, your 2012 t ax r etur n and all 2013 tax doc u ments such as W 2s, 1099s and SSA-1099s. If in doubt, bring the document. VIT A can not work from wages or other year-end documents. Locations Atlantic Rec Center 2500 A tlantic A v e., Fernandina B each, main auditorium, t hrough April 15, Tuesdays and Thursday, 1-4:30 p.m. and Wednesdays 4-7:30 p.m. Call 277-7365 for r e ser vations. W alkins OK. WorkSource, 96042 Lofton Square Court, Yulee, will also pr ovide tax-filing assistance. Call 432-0009, ext. 2660. Preparations will be provided thr ough April 15, W ednesday through Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Iva Lee Byrd I va Lee Ike Byrd, 84, passed away Saturday evening, March 22, 2014 at her Yulee residence with her family by her side. Mrs. Byrd was born July 24, 1929 in Screven, GA, the daughter of Lige and Elvira Thornton. On August 30, 1952 she a nd her devoted husband of 56 years, Joseph L. Byrd, were married. In 1954 she m oved to Fernandina Beach and then to Yulee. Mrs. Byrd was a Godly woman who loved her family with her whole heart. They were always first in her life, second only next to her Lord Jesus. She attended River of Praise Worship Center. She was predeceased by her husband, J oseph L. Byrd, a sister, Jaquetta Murphy, her brothers, Lendol Thornton and Denvis Dink Thornton, and by her parents, Lige and Elvira Thornton. Survivors include two sons, Rocky (Valerie) Byrd and Gary (Barbarad, all of Yulee; a sister, Myra Nell Anderson of Jesup, GA; six grandchildren, Kacey (AndyScott B yrd, Heather Byrd, Kenny Baker, and Greg Baker; eight great-grandchildren, B laine Kilpatrick, Brett Kilpatrick, Taylor Ritter, Makayla Baker, Chelsea Baker, Jackson Baker, Aric Byrd and Shaina King; two great-great-grandchildren, Gunner Kilpatrick and Elenie King; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 27, at River of Praise Worship Center with Bishop Larry Osburn officiating. Interment will follow in Green Pine Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Green Pine Funeral Home from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. today, W ednesday, March 26. F or more information and to sign Mrs. B yrds online register book, please visit the Green Pine website at www.greenpinefuneral.com. Green Pine Funeral Home B runo Inno c ente Scattolon 03/22/1936 03/22/2014 B runo went home to be with The Lord, on Saturday March 22, surrounded by his family God called his angel Br u no home on his 78th bir thday. Bruno was born in Nova Scotia, Canada to Luigi & Carmella Scattolon. After graduation fr om High School he joined family in New Jersey. He e nlisted in the Marines & served for four y ears. The General that Bruno drove for helped him to become an American Citizen. Bruno owned and operated Mr. Brunos Hair Salon in Mays Landing, NJ for close to 5 0 years before retiring to Fernandina Beach, FL. Bruno recently retired from hairdressing at the Retreat in Osprey Village, Amelia Island. Bruno has loved his new life spending time with his in-laws, David & Nelda Sherwood, cooking (meatloaf), playing golf, making friends, and serving his beloved Jesus at Living Waters. H e was & is known as the dancing man! He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Patricia Shea Sherwood, His son Louis Scattolon Mays Landing, N.J., His daughter Gia & husband Norman Paduano Fernandina Beach, FL, His brothers Valentino & Corrine Scattolon Dominion, Nova Scotia, Canada, & Raymond & Deanne Scattolon Millville, N.J. B runo had a servants heart and loved all people, but especially the young ones. He knew that they are our future. He has asked that if you are so moved to send a donation in his name to send it to Faith Christian Academy, 96282 Brady Point Rd., Fernandina Beach, FL 32034. Make a notation that this is in Brunos memory. If you choose to send flowers please have them s ent to 96454 Otter Run Drive, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034. There will be a private family service today, Wednesday, March 26, 2014. All are invited to a celebration of life s ervice to be held at Living Waters Church, 9 6282 Brady Point Road, Fernandina B each, FL 32034 at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014. He would tell you to rejoice & not be sad as the old man has perished, but the new man is celebrating in all of His glory on the sea of glass at the Thr one of Grace. He loves you and sends his blessings. Charle s George Wickless Mr. Charles George Buster Wickless, age 86, of Fernandina Beach, passed away on Sunday afternoon, March 16, 2014 at Baptist Medical Center Nassau. Born in Jacksonville, FL, he was the eldest of four childr en bor n to the late C harles Anthony and Marie Wilhemenia L echner Wickless. At the age of sevent een, he joined the Mer c hant Marines to support his countrys war efforts. He later joined and served in the Coast Guard and U.S. Army. Upon being honorably discharged, he returned home and began a long and respected career as a Home Builder, Contractor and O wner of Wickless Construction. In 1960, his wife, Cathryn Ryan Wickless, passed away. In December of 1960, he married Shirley Anne Stafford. In 1969, they moved to Fernandina Beach and built their first beachfront home on the North end of the island. Mr. Wickless was the builder of the original Prince of P eace Lutheran Church and was responsible for their first expansion and renovation. His business and reputation grew as he was sought out by many local residents for the design and construction of their private residences. He was a longtime member of the Prince of Peace Lutheran Church where he served on the Church Council, was a memb er of the VFW Post 54 and the Fernandina Beach Mens Golf Association. In addition to his parents and first wife, he is preceded in death by two sisters and a daughter, Patricia Elaine Lechner. Mr. Wickless leaves behind, his wife of 53 years, Shirley Wickless, Fernandina Beach, FL, children, Sandra Darling (Jack Bristol, RI, Charles Wickless (Nancy J acksonville, FL, Cathy Hendrix (Steve Fernandina Beach, FL, Gary Wickless (Pattinandina Beach, FL, a brother, Raymond Wickless, St. Augustine, FL, eleven grandchildren and fifteen greatg randchildren. F uneral services were held at 11:00 am o n Monday, March 24, 2014 from the graveside in Bosque Bello Cemetery, Fernandina Beach with Pastor Ida Iverson, officiating. His family received friends following the service at a reception that was held at the home of his daughter and son in law Cathy and Steve Hendrix. P lease share his Life Legacy at w ww.oxleyheard.com. Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors DEATH NOTICE Mr. Robert T. The Music Man Walker, 76, Fer nandina Beach, died on W ednesday M arch 12, 2014. Memorial services will be h eld at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 29 in the B ur g ess Chapel of Oxley-Heard Funeral Home. Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors 2A W EDNESDAY M ARCH 26, 2014 NEWS News-Leader CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK O BITUARIES WEEKLY UPDATE LOOKING BACK 5 0 YEARS 25 YEARS 10 YEARS The SS Gr een Dale was docked at Rayonier to load 1,000 tons of pulp bound for the Far East. Mar ch 26, 1964 Nassau County was one of four areas under consideration for a $4-6 billion atom smasher state officials wanted the federal government to build in Florida. March 26, 1987 The county commission approved two Yulee ar ea r ezonings to allow for 1,250 new homes but voted to deny a high density r ezoning on Miner Road. 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N NO O B B L L E EM MO O N N U U M M E E N N T TC CO O M M P P A A N N Y Y, I IN N C C. .277-449914t h h& & A A t t l l a a n n t t i i c c v v i i s s i i t t n n o o b b l l e em m o o n n u u m m e en n t t . c c o o m m Thefoodpantryneeds donations ofnon-perishable food items all year round. For more information, call:261-70001303 Jasmine Street, Suite 101 Fernandina Beach,FL Connecting People, Help & Hope Free tax assistance N assau County Council on A ging will host representatives f rom the Jacksonville Area Legal Aid (JALA ond and four t h Thursdays of each month beginning on Thursday. A nonprofit 501(c (3 JALA is a law fir m of 40 attor n eys specializing in pr oviding c ivil legal assistance to lowi ncome persons. The JALA visits will r u n fr o m 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at COA s Fernandina Beach Senior Center. They are open to all members of the public. The aid that JALA provides is all pro bono, meaning there a re no costs incurred by the client. The involvement of pr o b ono attorneys at JALA continues to be a critical r esour ce that significantly helps close the justice gap, helping to ensure that legal representation is available to everyone regardless of ability to pay. These bi-weekly visits fr om JALA will pr ovide r eal l egal r epr esentation to lowi ncome citizens in our comm unity, including vulnerable seniors, according to Janice Ancr u m, executive dir e ctor of the Council on Aging. JALA attorneys and advocates handle cases involving issues of community develop m ent, consumer complaints, e ducation, family law elder l aw, employment and unemployment, fair housing, hous ing, health, public benefits, mental health and immigration. JALA also provides a variety of legal services for those with HIV or AIDS. As much as JALA repres entatives would like to help ever y client who applies for t heir services, they cannot accept ever y case due to lim ited r esour ces. Case acceptance will depend on the cir cumstances of each case, whether all eligibility criteria are met, and staff availability. Call COA at 261-0701 or visit coanassau.com. Legal Aid help available at COA C O A can assist with utility bills
and for us spring means flowering bulbs. Daffodils, hyacinths, tulips, crocuses all of these flowers spring from bulbs frozen invisibly in t he soil all winter and finally s prouting to life and bloomi ng when the weather warms u p. It is generally not cold enough long enough for most of these flower bulbs to perform at their best, or at all, here in north Florida. But luckily ther e ar e some excep tions. For years now Ive been planting ranunculus and fr eesia bulbs in the fall in my yard. And now in March Im reaping the benefits of pretty blooms in my front flowerbed and plenty of blooms for cutting that I grow in a side yard just for that purpose. Hyacinths and daffodils are more problematic to gr ow here, but not impossible. At least one variety of daffodil is adapted to our climate and can sometimes be seen in abandoned yardst hr oughout the area. Most d affodils are another story, but they can be forced into blooming her e nonetheless. Each fall I buy daffodil bulbs of different varieties, and hyacinth bulbs too. For months the vegetable drawer in my refrigerator is filled to the brim with bulbs, chilling out until Januar y, when I plant them in the gr ound or in pots of soil. For weeks now Ive been enjoying the scent of fresh hyacinths in pots in my house and the sight of daf fodils and freesias greeting visitors to my front door. When I want even more color for my house I sacrifice a few daffodils and freesias from my front yard, and a handful of ranunculus flowers fr om my cutting gar den and fill vases around my house with fresh blooms. Y es, spring is her e in north Florida one way or a nother Take a look around a nd enjoy the blooms and the weather. It may turn cold today but summer will be here all too soon, and right now its time to just stop and smell the blossoms all ar ound us. Spring in nor th Florida is definitely the place to be! Pat Foster -Turley is a zoologist on Amelia Island. She welcomes your nature questions and observations. firstname.lastname@example.org affordable, multi-family housing. This development calls for m uch smaller homes than what i s being built in the rest of the subdivision, said King. From what the developer has told me, theyll be smaller homes for single people or couples without kids, and that fills a void too. King noted a growing trend l ocally for well-appointed homes w ith smaller lot sizes and s quare footage. The McMansion days are over, said King. King said the r eduction in density was appr oved without a customary filing of full engineering plans because FloraP arke already has infrastruct ure in place, including roads a nd utility lines. Flora Parke also has hundreds of other homes in its community along A1A in Y ulee. The developer also received final approval to build 46 homes in the subdivision on a 22-a cr e site located on Flora Parke B oulevard and Juniper Drive. email@example.com with demonstrations of its agility dogs on a course outside the rec center, or, as the groups website (jumpinjaxflyball.webs.com) notes, Flyball: 24 seconds of blurry d og butts. They do a relay in lanes t he dogs have handlers and run to the end of the course to a box, which they push to release a ball that pops up, said Douglas. They catch the ball, run back to the start of the lane and the next dog g oes. In case you were wondering, these dogs are not purebreds with long lineages on the race circuit all the dogs t hey use are pulled from shelters, said Douglas. Herding d ogs of all types and sizes need a job, the group notes, and it provides that in a healthy way, with an emphasis on fun and family for all involved. T he Old Dog House (www.theolddoghouse.org) is e xactly what its name implies a rescue that focuses on givi ng elderly dogs a second and sometimes third chance at living out their lives with dignity The group does not have a shelter facility, but relies on a network of private foster homes (and is always lookingf or mor e). They only do sen i or dogs, and in a lot of cases, i ts a hospice situation, said Douglas, and they have a large variety of wonder ful dogs avail able for adoption or sponsorship. Other gr oups attending include The London Sanctua r y; Nassau Humane Society; S unshine State Shar Pei; Hot P aws; Wild Amelia; Southeastern Guide Dogs; Bloodhound Rescue; Meals on Wheels for Pets; Red Bones; Triple L Horse Ranch; First Coast No Mor e Homeless Pets; Patriot Ser vice Dogs; sea tur tle advoc ates; Save the Manatee; and e ven the Florida/USVI Poison Infor mation Center which has a toll-free pet line as well (1800-222-1222, V/TTY fpic jax.or g). E ven people without pets w ill want to stop in for the bake s ale featuring the creations of pastry chef Noelle Almond (desser tsbynoellealmond. com), known for her extraor dinary wedding and other special occasion cakes and deli cacies, said Douglas. B ased in Lexington, S.C., a nd Amelia Island, Almond d onates her time and art to many local nonprofits, including Cats Angels and its expo to benefit homeless animals. To give an idea of the lengths people will go for her cr eations, the American Lung Association s Dancing with the Stars Ball raised $280 fr om A lmonds Chocolate Silk C heesecake and $140 from her T iramisu & Chocolate Fantasy. Stop by and see for yourself at the sixth annual Nassau County Animal Expo on Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Atlantic A venue Recr eation Center Admission i s fr ee and, as always, spayed o r neutered well-behaved pets o n leashes are welcome. 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Since June 2001, the nonprofit, all-volunteer organization has spayed/neutered and vaccinated 15,000 cats, thus preventing the births of thousands of u nwanted litters. The mission continues and in 2013 Cats Angels processed 850 cats and kittens through its programs; provided neuter and spay services for 831 lowincome pet owners; and spayed/neutered and vaccinated 558 cats/kittens. Last year Cats Angels found homes for 273 cats. In 2014, it is determined to find homes for the adult cats in its care as well as those with special needs. To learn more, visit the Thrift Store and Adoption Center, email CatsAngels@CatsAngels.com, call 321-2267 or visit www.catsangels.com. Cats Angels receives no government support. It relies solely on fundraising, donations and grants to carry out its programs. All funds raised by the Nassau County Animal Expo bake sale sponsored by Desserts by Noelle ands ilent auction sponsored by Trailer Park Collectibles will go t o the spay/neuter fund to help Nassau County families w ho could not otherwise afford to fix their pets. To learn about the free spay/neuter program available to a ll Nassau County pet owners, and free transport to the surgery from Yulee and Callahan, contact First Coast No More Homeless Pets at (904 E E x x p p o o S S a a t t u u r r d d a a y y T he sixth annual Nassau County Animal Expo will take place on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Atlantic Avenue Recreation Center, 2500 Atlantic Ave., Fernandina Beach. Admission is free and spayed or neutered wellbehaved pets on leashes are welcome. Visit www.nassauanimal.com to learn more or call 321-2267. SPRING Continued fr o m 1A Hours: 10-5 Mon-Sat Designer HandbagsHobo Helen Kaminski Mary Frances Brahmin MZ Wallace Rioni,Jessica Simpson, BCBGMAXAZRIA& more! 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Pray for us, St. Jude, helper of the hopeless. P ray for us. Say this prayer nine times a day. The eighth day, your prayer will be answered. P ublication must be promised. Thank You, St. Jude E XPO Continued from 1A M ARY MAGUIRE News-Leader For the first time in 29 years, the Nassau County Commission will not purchase tickets to an annual luncheon to honor the c ommunitys volunteers of the year. A n eight-seat table for the event costs $160, and there is no c ounty funding to cover the expense. But the board is still planning to attend the popular luncheon. C ommissioners Pat Edwards and Steve Kelley said at t he board meeting March 19 that they will each buy a table f or the event through their businesses, RPM Lumber in Yulee and Kelley Pest Control in Fernandina, respectively. Their colleagues on the b oard, including Commissioners Danny Leeper, Walter Jr B oatright and Chair Barry Holloway, offered to personally c ontribute money from their wallets, but that idea was politely rejected. Both Edwards and Kelley s aid they would write off the ticket cost as a businesse xpense. The board could have used m oney from the countys general operating fund to cover the cost for the volunteer luncheon, as staff suggested, but no one on the board supported this idea. So, the money from E dwards and Kelley may be viewed as a goodwill offer or a f inancial necessity. Previously, the board purchased tickets to the event, held to honor Nassau Countys many volunteers, using money from a $2,500 discretionary fund assigned to each commiss ioner. Those funds no longer exist. T hey were eliminated last year in a token effort to help cover a $4.5 million shortfall in the budget for fiscal 2013-14. Typically, commissioners used the money to buy such things as sporting equipment and uniforms for youth athletic leagues, or to cover rental fees o n meeting halls for Scout troops when free public facilitiesa t libraries and churches were unavailable. T he discretionary accounts had at one time reached $5,000 per commissioner, but the amount was reduced over budgetary concerns, before eventually going away. Several years ago, Clerk of C ourts John Crawford criticized board members for using the m oney to buy candy to hand out to children during Shrimp Festival, the communitys largest annual event held the first full weekend of May. The Nassau County Volunteer Center is a nonprofit o rganization primarily funded through the United Way. The 2 9th annual volunteer awards luncheon is scheduled for April 24 from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Atlantic Recreation Center. For tickets, visit www.volunteernassau.org. email@example.com HOUSES Continued from 1A No free lunch for county commission
You run a division of a public company. The division sells a very profitable produ ct but you learn that the manufacturing process caus-e s serious injuries to people involved in the production of t he product. You do research and discover there is a different process that will produce the product without causing these injuries which is only 1 0 percent more expensive. You develop your case anda sk for a meeting with the CEO who previously ran y our division. You are sure he will be happy with your discovery and be appreciative of your ingenuity. Unfortunately, dont run out and buy that new Porsche, because in many cases you w ill be wrong! New best sellers, Duty by Robert Gates, and An Officer a nd A Spy b y Robert Harris, d iscuss the frustration, a nger and sometimes pain which result when wellm eaning people try to do what they truly believe is the right thing. Despite Gates criticizing President Obama in the book as uncommitteda nd Vice President Joe Biden as well-meaning but a lways wrong, my read is that the book is really about h is frustration and anger created when fighting to change ingrained negative policies of institutions like the Ar my the VA hospitals and the Air Force so that the men and women doing the fightinga r e safer better pr otected a nd receiving the best care a nd treatment possible. Gates, operating within the system, lays out a number of examples wher e the troops suffer or, as with the officers operating the dr ones, ar e not r ewar d ed d ue to political, petty and s hort-sighted reasons. He d ifferentiates issues like going after Osama bin Laden and supporting the surge in Afghanistan, wher e even though the objective is worthy, there is a big downside that pr ovides good r eason f or people to vote no. What h e hates is when the people w ho speak against changes that will help the soldiers lack experience and have reasons that are purely political or economic. His best e xample concernss oldiers losing limbs a nd dying due to IEDs in Iraq because they are util izing Hummersa nd Abrams tanks when t here is another vehicle, the MRAP, available that will stop 99 percent of the losses. He is frustrated and infuriated because, for three years, economics and the belief that t he MRAPs wont be needed in future wars has stymied suitable action. Gates is p roud of what he was able to a ccomplish in these areas b ut when, as with Karl Eikenberry, Ambassador to A fghanistan, he is unable to get President Obama to do the right thing, he stayed within the system, never putting his job or reputation inj eopardy. The hero of Mr. Harris b ook, Georges Picquart, was faced with a smaller and less p opular objective but a much more difficult and dangerous task. Discovering that Alfred Dr eyfus, a wealthy Jewish officer of the French Army, whom he did not like, was wr ongly convicted of spying f or the Ger mans and sen t enced for life to imprisonm ent on Devils Island, he went all out in pursuit of justice. In so doing, he took on the top ranks of the Fr ench military, some of whom were guilty of fabricating the evidence against Dr eyfus and n ot only almost r uined his o wn life, but also badly h armed the lives of friends, family and even his legal counsel, as the Army leaders pursued him as if he wer e the traitor. In any job whether its politics, business, spor ts ( r emember Penn State) or t he military, one of the t oughest decisions concerns confronting someone or a group of people above you, who have been involved in a bad or dishonest decision. My sense is that while George Picquart was ultim ately successful in overturning the Dreyfus convic-t ion, very few people would have fought through the pain a nd anguish involved. On the other hand, while Gates deserves credit for what he accomplished, he never threatened his or his familys l ivelihood while he was in his position. In fact, even whenh e believed that President Obama deceived him, he did n ot fight back until after he walked away. The real question is when confronted with something you feel is wrong, what action do you take? While you may be rewarded in a l ater life for doing the right thing, your experience in this life may not be as pleasa nt. Therefore, the first thing y ou must do is realistically r eview the situation and evaluate whether there is anothe r legitimate side. If, as in the Dreyfus case, you decide there is not, then you had better explore, along with a professional expert, thep otential upsides and downsides of the different actions y ou might take and evaluate whether you and your family a re willing to pay the price. If not, then you probably should be prepared to walk away rather than fight, as putting your head down and going along with the situation may come back and bitey ou (r emember Joe P aterno). E verybody is not cut out to be a hero, and the truth is that sometimes it is better to leave so you can fight anoth er day. However, if you do decide to go forward and do what you believe is the rightt hing, don t kid yourself that t he forces you are taking on a nd their allies will embrace you or even fight fair! Therefore, do everything you can to pr otect yourself and your family before the fight begins. Amelia Island r esident H owar d Pines has mor e than 3 0 years experience as CEO, c hairman and founder of BeamPines, a premier firm in the Executive Coaching business. He also co-founded the BeamPines/Middlesex University Masters Program in Executive Coaching. Prior to that he served as Senior VPo f Human Resour ces for a F or tune 100 corporation. He is author of The Case for Wasting Time and Other Management Heresies. Steve Rieck routinely bottom fishes for flounder, but hes not opposed to embarking on deeper waters for bigg er game like marlin. Rieck heads up the Nassau C ounty Economic Development Board. Hes trying to discover the right bait to make the right catch whether small businesses or large industries. Hungry, and ready to come here. T he small businesses represent the flounder; they are e asier to catch, and afford value through their numbers. The marlin is major industry, more difficult to find and attract. S omething the undet erred Rieck is still seeking. e do a lot of flounder fishing int his business, Rieck says. As Nassau County tries to lure new businesses, other North Florida areas have been get-t ing bites. A global real estate firm paid $135 million for a p roperty alongside the St. Johns Town Center in J acksonville. Houston-based Hines Global Investment acquir e d the Markets at Town Center, nestled between the Town Center and Costco Wholesales tor e. Meanwhile, Rimr ock D evelopment bought one of t he few remaining out parcels at the Town Center, paying $2 million for only one-third of an acr e. And one of the largest owners of the Town Center is expected to sell his lucrativeh olding. This will likely draw a m ajor real estate company, l ike Hines, which have mostly avoided Jacksonville in the past. Rieck likes how Nassau County is positioned for the potential boom in North Florida. The highways, railroads and ports accessible throughout North Florida make for a desirable package for new industries. Meanwhile, I think our message is getting out, Rieck s ays. For starters, Rieck and other local officials are in negotiations to put an elementary school and a recreational park on Rayoniers Terra Pointe tract in Yulee. The site is across A1A from William Burgess Boulevard (which runs back to the Nassau County Judicial Annex and the F lorida State College camp us). A new YMCA is also r eported to be considering his s ite. A school, park and gym is a mixed-use, groundbreaking package that Rieck could then sell to others. I can bring in interested prospects, Rieck says. Heres the vision. Heres thes chool. Heres the park. T hings start to take root, then o ther things happen. Rieck is equally excited about the pr o spects of the Crawford Diamond, a prepackaged industrial site further to the west that is also owned by Rayonier. The site isl ocated on an expanding US 3 01 in Bryceville, and is being t outed under the states Enterprise Florida initiative (Gov Rick Scott visited it a few months ago, in fact). In fact, the state sees so much pr omise and appeal in the Crawfor d Diamond that it considers it a game changeri n Floridas ability to compete for major projects, Rieck says. The sites perfect location (proximity to a metropolitan airport, two major railroads and various shipping ports) should eventually attract large industry. A nd, once one industry moves in, others will follow in a herding effect. We expect thats what is going to happen here, Rieck says. A major industry is worth the wait. A notable economic firm researched the impact that a substantial industry (food processing plant, manufacturing o peration, etc.) would have on N assau County. Fishkind & A ssociates found that a typical f ood processing operation w ould require a 140,000s quare-foot building through an investment of $11 million. This would create 100 jobs at the plant, but another 200 throughout the community. A manufacturing plant w ould create 625 new jobs and t wice that amount in the comm unity through its investment and the wages it pays employees and other fir m s to service it. This impact would be cumulative, Rieck says. Just as fishing r equir es patience, so does searching f or major industries. But it o nly takes one bite, and the h ook is set. Steve Nicklas is a financial advisor with a major U.S. fir m who lives on Amelia Island. His business columns appear in several newspapers in Nor th Florida. He can be r eached at 753-0236. firstname.lastname@example.org B USINESS W E DNESDAY M A RCH 26, 2014 / N E WS -L E ADER 4 A CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK I I n n v v e e s s t t i i n n g g c c l l a a s s s s An adult-education class, Investing in Todays Financial Markets, will be held in April at the Yulee campus of Florida State College. The class will cover all aspects of the financial markets, including investment vehicles such as stocks, bonds and m utual funds. Local financial advisor Steve Nicklas teaches the class. C lasses will be held each Tuesday from 6:30-8 p.m. April 8-29. The cost of each class is $36 per person and should be paid at the college. Call 548-4432. NOTICE OFPUBLIC HEARING PABCITYOFFERNANDINANOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN that a Public Hearing is scheduled forWednesday,April 9, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. in the City Commission Chambers, 204 Ash Street Fernandina Beach, Florida to considerthe following applications: LANDDEVELOPMENTCODE TEXTAMENDMENTS CITYOF FERNANDINABEACH, LAND DEVELOPMENTCODE (LDCTEXTAMENDMENTS FOR MINOR FIXES, ERRORS, AND OMISSIONS CONTAINED IN THE CURRENTLDC TO INCLUDE CHAPTER 1 SECTION 1.07.00 DEFINITIONS, CHAPTER 5 SECTIONS 5.01.03, 5.01.05, AND 5.01.11, CHAPTER 7 SECTION 7.01.04, CHAPTER 9 SECTION 9.01.04, AND CHAPTER11SECTION 11.05.00 LANDDEVELOPMENTCODE TEXTAMENDMENTS C ITYOF FERNANDINABEACH, LAND DEVELOPMENTCODE (LDCTEXTAMENDMENTTO ADD ALLOWANCES FOR DOG DINING OUTSIDE IN RESTAURANTESTABLISHMENTS BY MODIFYING CHAPTER 2 SECTION 2.03.02 AND ADDING SUPPLEMENTALSTANDARDS TO CHAPTER 6 SECTION 6.02.00 SPECIFIC TO DOG DINING OUTDOORS ONLY. Interested parties may appearat said hearing and be heard as to the advisability of any action, which may be considered. Any persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in orderto participate in this program oractivity should contact 310-3100, TTY711, (TTYnumberforall City offices) orthrough the Florida Relay Service at 711 at least 24 hours in advance to request such accommodation. I FANYPERSON DECIDES TOAPPEALANYDECISION MADE BYTHE BOARD/COMMISSION WITH RESPECTTOANYMATTER CONSIDERED ATSUCH HEARING, S/HE WILL NEED TO ENSURE THATAVERBATIM RECORD OFTHE PROCEEDINGS IS MADE, WHICH RECORD INCLUDES THE TESTIMONYAND EVIDENCE UPON WHICH THE APPEALIS TO BE BASED.Copies of the applications may be inspected in the office of the Community Development Department, City Hall, 204 Ash Street, between the hours of 8:00 AM 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. Forinformation on the application, please contact the Planning Department at 310-3135. Fishing for industry Many times its hard to do the right thing STEVE MARKET P LACE S teve Nicklas COACHS C ORNER Howard Pines Thefoodpantryneeds donations of non-perishable food items all year round. For more information, call:261-7000 1303 Jasmine St., Suite 101 Fernandina Beach,FLCENTER, INC.
HEATHER A. PERRY News-Leader B i ll and Carolyn Dwyer love making beautiful things. The talented artists create dazzling island-t hemed jewelry at their design studio inside The Mermaids Walk on Eighth Street. Opened in February, the s hop features the couples unique sterling silver lost wax c ast charms and flame work glass beads set into bracelets, p endants and other adornables. The shop also serves as a learning center for other budding artisans when the D wyers teach metalsmithing, soldering, wirework, bezel-sett ing sea glass and how to wrap or set found objects. Classes s tart at $20 with basic materials included. They also share their expertise in flamework, fused glass and enameling. e do workshops most afternoons and we often dod rop-in and demonstrations, but it is best to stop by or call a head to schedule a specific topic or if youd like toa rrange for a group, said C arolyn Dwyer. P erhaps the most intriguing classes involve the latest development in duplication, the 3-D printer. e offer computer classes concentrating on 2-D and 3-D design and 3-D printing, said B ill Dwyer, showing off two c hess pieces he made on the M akerbot printer. Anything you can draw on the computer can now be exported to a 3-D printer. Its an enormous push into the future. Its not so much the big things, but the little things that people will star t to take a dvantage of this technology A fter living in California for 2 7 years, the Dwyers ar e familiar with the concept of S.T.E.A.M., science, technology, engineering, art and math. Heres its S.T.E.M. and were pretty much about integrating ar t into the technolo g y. T oward that end, sliding s cale or no char g e design classes for youth in need ar e offered at the studio as well as one-on-one assistance for high school students who needhelp with college applications. e also donate items r egu larly to other organizations, s aid Dwyer. For example, we d onated our signatur e mer maid pendant for the Film Festivals silent auction this year. Also showing off their artistry at the shop are Dwight and Marla Southwell of Lavenders Blue. Theirc halk painted furniture, handb uilt weathered wood, natural stains and finishes are featur e d in the shops window display. Br owsers will also find Harlows All Natural soap, incense, sprayers and cleaners. A selection of housewares, garden ornaments and other vintage items round out the shops inventory. The Dwyers met in high school in New Jersey r eceiv ing their undergrad degrees fr om Johns Hopkins University Carolyn passed the California bar and began working as a lawyer and Billheaded to a career in architecture. It just never seemed to fit for me, notes Dwyer of his 10 years in that field so he moved into video game design. I felt more a part of that tribe than I ever felt in architecture. While Carolyn draws on the patience, perseverance and time management skills lear ned during her law days, both admit theyre where their hear ts have always longed to be making art. Carolyn studied art at California College of Arts and Crafts back when it was CCAC (now it is California College of the Arts, or CCA), Academy of Ar t, and in the jewelry program at College of Marin, after which she worked for Mike Chaille Fine Jewelry, and also worked for two years at Studio 311, a custom goldsmith and jewelr y casting shop in Northern California. Her most recent studies wer e with Joe and Anat Silvera at Silvera Jewelry School in Berkeley, Calif. Bill learned his craft on his own through various videos and seminars, and now forms color ful glass beads using a torch and glass rods. Carolyn makes beautiful sterling silver char ms using the centrifugal casting. Between the two, they create the exquisite pieces for sale in the shop. With over 20 years making jewelry, the couple is a frequent exhibitor at the F ernandina Beach Arts M arket, but the shop is their f irst foray into a brick and mortar business. Gratitude must be expressed, they emphasized, to T racy Nazarro at the Small Business Development Center to Drs. Joe and E lizabeth Lee at the Arts M arket and to realtor Phil G riffin. e really couldnt have done all this without them, said Car olyn Dwyer The couple moved here in 2005. Carolyn had been coming her e since the 1960s to v isit an aunt. I took pottery at the Rec C enter and that was a huge summer memory And now shes back to make ar t happen her e Its definitely a circle. Their son Sean is following in dad s footsteps in the video g ame field at NYU. T he Mermaids Walk is l ocated at 626 S. Eighth St. Business hours are by appointment on Monday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. T uesday-Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Phone (904 2-8849 or visit their Facebook page at www .facebook.com/themer maidswalkjewelry. email@example.com CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 5A W EDNESDAY M ARCH 26, 2014 BUSINESS News-Leader PHOTOS BY HEATHER A. PERRY/NEWS-LEADER Bill and Carolyn Dwyer offer beautiful hand-cast sterling silver charms and flamework glass bead jewelr y at Mermaids Walk, located at 626 S. Eighth St., below. Bill makes a flame work glass bead at Mermaids Walk where he also teaches the art form, above. 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Copies of the amended rule are located in all schools, t he transportation and facility shops and the School Board office. APUBLICSERVICEANNOUNCMENT BYTHENEWS-LEADER NL/PSA IN BRIEF B B a a p p t t i i s s t t M M e e d d i i c c a a l l C C e e n n t t e e r r Baptist Medical Center N assau announced Monday that Janice Ancrum has j oined its board of directors. Ancrum is the executive director of the Nassau County Council on Aging, Inc., a position she has held s ince November 2 012. She has 30 yearso f combined government and nonprofit experience, and has held leadership p ositions in these areas for 25 years.R ecently, she was selected to participate in Emerging Leaders Training, a nationwide year-long course sponsored by Bank of America. She was selected as a nominee for Business Leader of t he Year by the Amelia Island-Fernandina Beach-Y ulee Chamber of Commerce in 2013. Ancrum graduated from t he University of Florida and i s a native of Fernandina B each. Her community involvement activities include United W a y; Girl Scouts of America; Northeast Florida Hospice; YMCA; and serving on the Barnabas Centers board of d irectors. C C o o m m m m u u n n i i t t y y H H o o s s p p i i c c e e Community Hospice of Northeast Florida announced the addition of seven new members to its b oard of directors. Six of these board members terms w ill run through November 2016. A mong those joining the board is Bryan Upchurch, office manager and head of information technology ( IT) at Animal C linic of Nassau C ounty. Upchurch is responsible for procurement, telepho ny, network infrastructure and server s upport. Upchurch is active with the Nassau C ounty Meals on Wheels for Pets program.P reviously, he was in the IT d epartment at Merrill L ynch. Upchurch attended Flagler College. Jewelry design studio opens Upchurch Ancrum
A NGELA DAUGHTRY N e ws-Leader Nassau County Sheriff deputies ar r ested two teenagers and an adult March 2 2 for robbery by sudden s natching in a restaurant parki ng lot at US 1 in Callahan, according to reports. A woman told deputies that while she was cashing a check for $1,100 at a local store, she noticed people in a black car who later became suspects in the case. A manda Kay Godwin, 32, W hispering Pines Trailer Park, C allahan, one of thr e e sus pects, told deputies during questioning that she and two teenage boys wer e at the stor e while the victim cashed the check for several hundred dollars, ac-c or ding to a s heriffs off ice report. As Godwin got back into the vehi cle with the teens, sher epor tedly s tated that she wished she h ad money like the woman c ashing the check, accor d ing to reports. She pointed out the woman and they began to follow her in the car, deputies reported. The trio eventually followed the woman to the Bur ger King p arking lot on US 1, accor di ng to sheriffs office reports, where one of the teens got out of the car, went to the womans vehicle and snatched her purseo ut of the car T he victim told police the p urse, which contained $3,000 in cash, was forcibly snatched from her, and that the thief allegedly got back in a black car and drove off with two others inside. Godwin was ar r ested for r obber y by sudden snatching a nd contributing to the delinq uency of a child. She is being held at Nassau County Jail on a $20,004 bond. One of the teens, 17, of Callahan, was arrested for robbery by sudden snatching, and the other also 17, of Callahan, w as ar rested for accessory a fter the fact. N e w s-Leader Thr ee South Car olina r esi dents, including one shot by d eputies, were in Nassau C ounty Jail following the ar med r obbery March 19 of a Yulee convenience store. Those ar r e sted wer e Donnie McCoy Car r oll, 28, the alleged driver of the getaway vehicle; Daminique T r evon Gaddist, 18, accused of ar med r obbery of the convenience s tor e; and Katelyn Marie A ustin, 15, a runaway, according to the sheriffs office. All wer e fr o m Ridgeville, S.C. Gaddist was char ged with armed robbery, grand theft of a motor vehicle and petit theft. Car r oll was char ged with b eing an accessory to armed r obbery, fleeing and eluding, g rand theft of a motor vehicle and aggravated assault on a law enfor cement of ficer with a motor vehicle. Austin was charged with accessory to armed robbery. The tr uck they wer e drivi ng was believed to be stolen i n Greensboro, N.C., and the t hree are also suspects in an ar m ed r obber y in Dor c hester County, S.C., where Ridgeville is located. The thr ee wer e apprehended as they fled a stolen pickup truck into the woods on US 17 on the Nassau side of the Florida/ Georgia bor-d er. They are a ccused of r obb ing a Kangaroo store at US 17 and Har ts Road in Hedges at gunpoint about 11:10 p.m. Mar ch 19. A deputy began pursuing the white dual-styled Ford pickup truck after the reported rob-b ery when it was spotted at A1A and US 17 in Yulee. Two other deputies joined the chase far ther north on US 17. One deputy was working of f-duty traf fic contr o l at US 17 and I-95 for a road construction crew that is repaving the exit/entrance ramps of I-95,S herif f Bill Leeper said. When he hear d the pursuit on the radio, he moved all the construction workers off of US 17 for their safety, the sheriff said. The fleeing vehicle ran over the barricades that were set up for the constr uction work, said Leeper and continued north on US 17 until it reached a road closure for bridge work at the Florida/Georgia state line, traveling thr ough mor e barricades. The driver of the truck then reversed direction and attempted to r un down a deputy said Leeper The deputy fir ed at the v ehicle with his issued patrol r ifle in an effort to get the driver to stop and the other deputies did the same, said Leeper All three occupants of the vehicle jumped out and attempted to flee on foot into the woods, but wer e captur ed. N assau County Fire/Rescue w as called to treat the driver, who had a wound to his hand and shoulder and was transported to UF Health in Jacksonville. He was r eleased after treatment and booked in the county jail. The Florida Depar tment of Law Enforcement (FDLE conduct an investigation into the officer-involved shooting part of the incident. 6 A CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK W EDNESDAY M ARCH 26, 2014 OPINION News-Leader NINA, PINTA ON TOUR The Nina and Pinta, left, replicas that are historically correct and built by hand, were open to the public for tours at the citym arina over the weekend. First Mate Dylan Marshall,f ar left, holds a sail at the bow of the Pinta, a replica o f Columbus ship that sailed to the Americas. The ships, sponsored by the Columbus Foundation, were visiting Fernandina Beach to offer tours of the boats on their way up the coastline. Crew members are volunteers, and unlike t he crew of the original Pinta, sleep below deck in r elatively comfortable quarters. PHOTOS BY ANGELA DAUGHTRY NEWS-LEADER NL/PSA NL/PSA Man shot b y deputy jailed after treatment G addist A ustin Carroll Godwin 3 held in purse snatching
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 7A W EDNESDAY M ARCH 26, 2014 OPINION News-Leader VOICE OF THE PEOPLE S S t t . M M i i c c h h a a e e l l s s e e x x p p a a n n s s i i o o n n W hen will the tree murder end? R on Sapp got it right (Mar ch 19) Bottom line: people like tr e es! I went to an Historic District Council meeting Mar c h 20 and learned St. Michaels is enlarging their parking lot to hold 48 cars with valet parking. (Some things just defy reasoning.) To get in the maximumn umber of cars, they will have to d estr oy a 29-foot magnolia tr ee. But t hat is per m issible with our city tree ordinance. All they have to do is say they will plant 10 small tr e es. First the airport, then the golf course. Where will it end? I would like to see them throw out the current tree ordinance and start over. Slap a big fat fine on anybody takingo ut a big healthy tr ee. Is the cur r ent ordinance even being enforced? If anyone is interested in getting involved in our envir o nmental pr o b lems, please come to the T echnical Review Committee meting at City Hall on Thursday, at 9 a.m. Maybe this is the place to start. Lets find a way to save the trees. Concer ned. J oan Bean Fernandina Beach The pr oposed plan for solving the city parking problem and improving traffic flow (Feb. 21 not work. In fact, it will achieve the exact opposite of what is intended and will have many undesirable consequences. This should be a major concern not only for residents of the affected area, but for all taxpayers that dont want to see their money foolishly wasted. In summary, the proposal is to implement alter nating, one-way traf fic flow with angled parking on one side of the str eet for Nor th Second thr ough Nor th Sixth, bounded on the south by Alachua becoming oneway westward and Broome on the north being one-way eastward. Currently, most of this area has twoway traffic flow and permits parallel parking on both sides of the str eet except on Alachua and Broome. Her e ar e the r easons the proposed plan is highly defective: It will actually decrease the amount of available parking spaces. You cannot eliminate one full street side of parallel parking and expect that angled parking on the other side will make up the dif fer ence. The geometry (plus allowances for driveways, tur ning radiuses and intersection visibility) shows that it just cant happen given the existing width of the streets in this area, which restrict the parking angle to 60 degrees maximum. In fact, this is clearly demonstrated by comparing the first block of Nor th Sixth Str eet (one-way with parallel parking on both sides) to the first block of North Fifth Street (one-way with 60degree angled parking on one side). Both streets are equal width and have comparable driveway breaks, yet there are 33 marked parallel parking spaces on North Sixth compar ed to only 22 marked angled parking spaces on North Fifth. Yes, a 33 per cent reduction in available parking resulted from implementing exactly what is in the proposed plan! It will incr ease the number of traffic accidents. Although sometimes disputed, the preponderance of detailed studies looking into the matter show that traffic accidents incr ease when on-street parking is changed from parallel to head-in angled. This is expected since there is a marked increase in distance and time that a car spends in r e verse motion combined with a tur n ing motion when exiting an angled park ing spot compared to exiting a parallel parking spot. The situation is different when backing to enter a parallel parking spot since trafficb ehind the parking vehicle is already f orced to a stop. Angled parking is consider ed danger ous by cycling organizations. The city of Boca Raton, in their Engineering Design Standar ds, page 22, conclude: Onstreet parallel parking is preferred over angled parking on low speed urban streets. Angled parking causes conflicts with cars and bicycles, since drivers have poor visibility when backing out. It will increase visual pollution in the Historic District. Ther e will be a massive incr ease in street traffic signs in the Historic District if the change to one-way traffic flow is implemented. Per Florida DOT Florida Greenbook referenced FHWA MUTCD standards, the city will need to put up numer ous OneWay, Do Not Enter, Left (Right T ur n Only, One Way Traffic Ahead and Two-Way Traffic Ahead signs on the cor ners of affected intersections. Think how visually appealing this will be for residents and visitors! And this would be in addition to the adverse visual impact of marking the str eets for angled parking slots. It likely will incr ease, not decrease, traffic congestion. By todays standards, all of the streets in the subject area are rightfully considered as narrow and not easily widened. Unlike parallel parking, angled parking can result in the rear por tions of parked vehicles extend ing into the proposed single lane of traf fic. Combined, these facts increase the odds that vehicles such as large trucks, large vans and RVs that are parked in angled slots will impede traffic passing in the remaining amount of street width. These passing vehicles themselves may be r elatively wide, such as deliver y trucks, buses, garbage trucks, ambulances or fire trucks. Traffic will slow down as a result. Another scenario: haven t we all experienced at one time or another having to wait behind someone who has stopped in a one-way lane of a park ing lot and just wont move until a parking space opens up ahead. Who thinks that won t happen occasion ally at the busiest times downtown? Yet another scenario: How easily will traffic flow when a driver perhaps new to Fernandina or just not paying attention to signs goest he wrong way down a one-way s treet, meets an oncoming vehicle and r ealizes ther e is insuf ficient room for both vehicles to squeeze past each other due to cars that ar e angle parked? One final note on this: with oneway traffic directions alternating street-to-street, it is a simple fact that, on average, drivers must travel a further distance to find an open parking space or to ar rive at a r esi dence or other destination (e.g., chur ch) than they would with twoway traf fic allowed this translates to an actual increase in the amount of traffic moving on the road averaged over a given area for a given time period. Ron Sapp (March 5) offered additional, cogent r emarks on this sub ject that are pertinent and valid, concluding the pr oposed plan is an overreaction to a non-problem. Full disclosur e: I own family property within the area proposed for these changes. I leave it to the readers to judge if this diminishes the validity of the above statements. Gor don Dr essler Manhattan Beach, Calif. Its been common knowledge around town that St. Michaels church members are in turmoil over the expansion of the beautiful old (circa 1872) church. Most members do not want the expansion because they believe, though legal, it would be immoral. Why? Because during weekend masses, the streets surrounding St. Michaels are overcrowded with vehicular traffic. Residents in surrounding homes fear for their own health and safety whenever a rescue and/or fire truck is needed. Drivers of these vehicles have found it almost impossible at times to reach a home where someone is in distress and needs immediate transpor tation to the hospital. Also, residents are often unable to leave their homes because of blocked driveways. The church expansion would double these pr o blems. T r ees near St. Michael s would also suf fer. Plans are to immediately begin the construction of a 48-car parking lot complete with valet parking behind the church rectory on NorthF ifth Street. T his would require cutting trees, including a beautiful magnolia. Since Fernandina Beach has no str ong tr ee or dinance, these trees ar e scheduled to be destroyed to make way for the asphalt parking lot. All these problems could be alleviated if the planned St. Michaels parish church, St. Francis of Assisi in Y ulee, wer e to be built on pr op erty already bought and paid for. The only addition that should take place at St. Michael s is a historic marker to stand in front of the 140-year old church. Anything else is just plain crazy! Willyne Blanchard Fernandina Beach The Historic District Council met last Thursday to discuss the approval of material needed for the parking lot between the parish house and the parish office. What a surprise, another new plan. Now they want to put 48 parking spaces in this small area. It would be valet parking. T o fit all these cars in you turn your keys over to whoever and then the first one in is the last one out. How long will it take to park all these cars and who is going to be liable for damage? The area will be fronted by trees or bushes, no wonder its really ugly. We will have to cut down three trees, including a ver y old magnolia. What will be the cost? Do we need to add lighting or a security system? Our church was built 140 years ago at the time of the horse and buggy. We cant add 72 more parking spots in a very confined area. Maybe its time to say leave the chur ch alone. No one is making money on this but the architect who has to keep coming up with new plans. Ther e is a meeting this Thursday at 9 a.m. in City Hall. We need your input. Rosanne Jameson Fernandina Beach Life, a day at a time Jill Gabrielle Klein hears it all the time from business executives: How can we get through this down economy and come out strong at the end? Klein has good answers. Shes a professor of marketing at the University ofM elbourne in Australia, and she leads semin ars for executives all over the world. But w hen she wants to drive home her point about resilience, she calls on her 86-year-old father Gene Klein. Gene Klein is a Holocaust survivor. For my dad, she said in a telephone interview, itw as taking it one day at a t ime. ... That s a good les s on for all of us dealing with difficult times breaking it down to just one day at a time. And at the end of her fathers talk, executives stand and applaud. Ther esponse is overwhelmi ng, Jill Klein said. G ene Klein back then he was called Gabi was just 16 in the spring of 1944, when Nazi soldiers for ced him and his family fr om their home, all destined for Auschwitz, the notorious death camp in German-occupied Poland. Herman andB er tha Klein, along with their three children Lilly Oli and Gabi wer e among more t han 400,000 Hungarian Jews rounded up and sent to concentration camps. By the end of World War II, an estimated six million Jews had perished at the hands of a mania cal dictator. Herman Klein was one of them. But Bertha and her children were somehow spared, spending the end of the war in slave labor camps. They all r etur n ed home a miracle in itself. Jill Klein has written a book about the familys ordeal. Its called We Got the Water: T racing My Familys Path Through Auschwitz. The title comes from a note her Aunt Lilly wrote about being herded with countless others into a room filled with showerheads. From those showerheads came water Exter mination chambers, on the other hand, often had fake showerheads to keep the prisoners fr om panicking. Only poison gas fell from above. Ive r ead Jill Kleins compelling book and interviewed her father. I still cant fathom the horrors the Kleins and millions of others suffered during Hitlers reign. I can only say that I understand why director Steven Spielber g filmed the movie Schindler s List in black-and-white. He said he didnt want to pr ettify any images of the Holocaust. Horrific as it was, through all the forced labor, at one time carrying train rails a skinny kid shouldnt be able to carry, Gabi Klein never gave up. He couldnt understand why a prisoner would throw himself against the camp s electrified fence, causing instant death. If I gave up, that meant they (the Nazis won, he said from his home at The Villages in Florida. So when he was liberated by the Russians in the spring of 1945, the first thing he told himself was, I want to enjoy life. He does enjoy life. He is a survivor. He knows r esilience. And for himself, his family and millions of others, Gene Gabi Klein deserves a standing ovation. Phil Hudgins is the senior editor for Community Newspapers Inc., the media company that owns the News-Leader. phudgins@cnine w sp aper s .com STEVE SACK/THE HILL (W A SHINGTON, D.C.) HO W T O WRITE US ~ Letters must include writer s name (printed and signatur e), addr ess and telephone number for verification. W riters ar e nor mally limited to one letter in a 30-day peri od. No poems will be published. Letters should be typed or printed. Not all letters ar e published. Send letters to: Letters to the Editor P .O. Box 16766, Fer nandina Beach, FL., 32035 E-mail: mpar nell@fbnewsleader com. visit us on-line at fbnewsleader .com O n March 25, 1911, in New York City, 146 garment workers died in the Triangle ShirtW aist Fire (123 women and 23 men died as a result of the doors being locked to the stairw ell and exits). Many of them jumped to their death. The fire led to improved safety standards through legislation. The International Ladies Garment Workers Union was also formed as a r esult of fighting for better working conditions for sweatshop workers. U nions date back to Colonial and Revolutionary America. Men and women have d ied for the rights of the working class. In 1895, there were nine large unions ranked in America: Typographical, Cigar Makers, Railroad Trainmen, Locomotive Firemen, Iron Molders, Railway Conductors, Brick Layers a nd Steel Workers. In 1953, some of the larger unions were UAW, Teamsters, Steelworkers,C arpenters, Machinists and Electrical Workers. Today, some of the largest unions a re the NEA, SEIU, AFSCME, Teamsters, UFCW and AFT. Recently a letter was published prompting me to write this. Unions across America have been ridiculed recently through ignorance and i ndifference. Whether you are a supporter of unions or not, there are many reasons youm ay not know that are a result of a union. If you are fortunate to have a job, you benefit f rom rights that have been fought for. Here is a list of reasons you may not have thought of: B ecause of a union member, do you know t hat having the luxury of being off on weekends, having a 15-minute break during the day along with a lunch br e ak is a direct result of a union fighting for this right? Having a paid vacation, Family Medical Leave Act, sick leave, Social Security, minimum wage, Civil Rights Act/Title VII proh ibits employer discrimination, the 8-hour w ork day, overtime pay, child labor laws, O ccupational Safety & Health Act (OSHA hour work week, workers compensation,u nemployment insurance, pensions, workplace safety standards and regulations, e mployer health care insurance, collective bargaining rights for employees, wrongful termination laws, age discriminations in Employment Act of 1967, whistleblower termination laws, Employee Polygraph Act (EPPA)p rohibits employers from using a lie detector test on an employee, Veterans Employmenta nd Training services (VETS increases and evaluations (i.e., raises h arassment laws, Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA, employer dental, life and vision insurance, privacy rights, pregnancy and parental leave, military leave, the right to strike, public education for children, Equal P ay Acts of 1963 and 2011 requires employers to pay men and woman equally for thes ame amount of work, laws ending sweatshops in the United States. I m sure those of you who are reading this enjoy many of the above rights that a union member fought for. That is why I felt compelled to write this article, to help bring the truth to light of the misconceptions many peop le have regarding unions. Unions are good and beneficial to the working class. The nextt ime you hear someone criticize a union or union member, think about what benefits c ome from being a union member. Some of the working class are not fortunate to have a u nion in their work place, but they still enjoy t he benefits of what has been fought for throughout history. Jason Levi, an accomplished musician and member of the American Federation of Musicians, said, Now I appreciate how unions help members. I wish I had joined the union from the very start. The benefits of belonging t o a union really help both on and off the job. T o be honest, I now cant think of a single d ownside to belonging to the union. The Nassau County School Board is fortun ate to have a teachers union (NTA) and Noninstructional Support Staff Union (NESPA). O ver the years, many accomplishments have been made as a result of the men and woman who have sat at the table and collectively bargained each year. Continually we bargain insurance, wages, contract language and safet y. We take pride in these benefits and negotiated language on our jobs as we work dailyw ith the students and staff. John F. Kennedy summed up in a quote, Our labor unions are not narrow selfseeking groups. They have raised wages, shortened hours and provided supplemental benefits. Through collective bargaining and grievance procedures, they have brought justice and d emocracy to the shop floor Bargaining and working together. Let me r epeat, working together. Listening and brainstorming ideas. No one person thinks alike. It t akes a combined effort with an open mind to obtain benefits and language through this process. It is a give and take. The process has worked for many years. Thus, we have history that we can look b ack over the years to truly see the broad picture of just how important unions are. A s we approach the anniversary of the tragedy of the Triangle Shirt Waste Fire, lets r emember those who died on this tragic day. Let us also remember those who fought for t he rights that we enjoy today. Through the c ollaborative bargaining process, we can accomplish better working conditions, better pay and safer working conditions on the job. Thank a union member today. Marian Phillips ONeal is president of the Nassau Educational Support Personnel Association and a member of the Florida AFLC IO Executive Board, NEA LFT 2010 and N EA and AFT union member. 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Arrest indicates suspicion of a crime, not guilt. Anyone with information about criminal activity can contact the Fernandina Beach Police D epartment at 277-7342 or the Nassau County Sheriffs Office anonymously by calling 225-0147 i n Yulee or Fernandina Beach, or 879-2136 in Callahan, Hilliard or Bryceville. The We Tip p rogram 1-800-78CRIME also allows callers to leave anonymous tips. C C a a r r s s h h o o l l d d u u p p t t r r a a i i n n According to a city police report, 11 vehicles w ere parked so close to the west side of the Front Street railroad tracks on March 8 that several had t o be towed, and trains were held up for an hour. The report states that around 3:30 p.m., 11 v ehicles were illegally parked adjacent and parallel to the tracks at Front and Centre streets, beginning at the intersections stop sign and extending to Ash Street. A city ordinance requires vehicles to be parked a t least 50 feet from the nearest rail unless there is an emergency. P olice contacted First Coast Railroad to find out about the train schedule because of the dang er of a train striking vehicles. Two trains already heading down the track had to be stopped, according to the report. On arrival at the scene, First Coast Railroads operations manager Mike Roach told police that a ny vehicle within four feet of the end of the railroad ties would need to be removed. Three of the 11 vehicles met this criterion, and a towing company was contacted. Two vehicles were hooked up for towing, but each time the owner arrived and paid the towing f ee on the scene. When word got out that vehicles w ere being towed, the owners of the other illegally p arked cars moved them from the area. G G u u n n f f o o u u n n d d A woman found a gun behind her house on South 10th Street in Fernandina Beach on March 10, according to a city police report. The woman called police after discovering t he gun and moving it to the front yard, the report s tated. Police said the weapon, which was very r usty and appeared to have been outdoors for a long time, was a sawed-off shotgun. A t the police station, a check was run on the serial number to see if the gun was stolen. It was d etermined to be a 12-gauge gun manufactured by New England Arms, and was not reported as stolen or lost. The gun was taken to the property room to be destroyed later, according to the report. F F r r a a u u d d a a t t t t e e m m p p t t A guest at a local motel was the victim of an attempted fraud after giving credit card inform ation over the phone, according to a police report. The guest told police he had received a call on the motel phone around 8:30 p.m. March 15 from a man identifying himself as a motel employee. T he caller knew the guests name and told him he would need his credit card information b ecause the front-desk computers were down. The guest gave the caller his personal and credi t card information, and the caller said if any changes were made to the bill, they would slip it under the door. Shortly, the motel guest received a call on his cell phone from Best Buy, saying he needed t o complete a purchase of a television that had been disconnected. The guest told Best Buy the p urchase was fraudulent. He told police that Best Buy had somehow received the credit card and p ersonal information he had given to the motel. Police spoke with the motels front desk employees, who said they never slip bills under the door, and that all incoming calls go through the front desk. On questioning another front d esk employee, police determined a call had gone through to the victims room, but the incoming phone number could not be recovered. The guest notified his credit card company of the attempted fraud, and told police no other transactions were reported since the call from B est Buy. G G u u n n t t h h r r e e a a t t Nassau County deputies arrested a Callahan resident in the early morning hours of March 15 for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after he put a pellet gun to the chest of a person and threatened to shoot another one, according to a report. D eputies arrived at a residence after reports t hat an argument had escalated to threats. The first v ictim told police that Roy McGee, 34, of 45376 Pickett Drive, Callahan had arrived at his resid ence and started yelling and cursing at him. When the victim reportedly approached M cGee to ask him to leave, McGee brandished a black handgun and put it to the center of the victims chest, according to the report. A second victim told police that McGee also pointed a weapon at him that resembled a 9 mm handgun a nd yelled he would shoot him. Deputies later found McGee in a parking lot b ehind a local bank, according to the report. After getting consent from McGee to search his vehic le, police found a black air pellet handgun that had the hammer pulled back in the firing position, which resembled a 9 mm handgun as described by the victims. McGee admitted he had gone to the residence t o confront the victims, but denied pointing the gun at them, the report stated. He was arrested o n two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon without intent to kill. S S t t u u n n g g u u n n u u s s e e d d Deputies used a stun gun on an intoxicated woman March 8 after she attacked an officer during questioning, according to the Nassau C ounty Sheriffs Office. A man told police that his girlfriend, Blakly Joy M usic, 31, 766 Kenneth Court, Fernandina Beach, was highly intoxicated after a family cookout, a nd he asked for emergency services to evaluate her. When police arrived she appeared unsteady on her feet, had slurred speech and smelled of alcohol, according to the report. During questioning, Music interrupted by y elling at her boyfriend and the deputy, according to the report. She became combative and also told officers that she was going to stick something into their chests. When she stumbled toward the deputies, one of them attempted to place her under arrest for o pposing an officer, but she grabbed his unif orm, began to kick him, and attempted to bite a nother deputy. A deputy deployed a stun gun to gain control of the woman, and she was arrested for opposing an officer and resisting arrest with violence, a felony. F F e e l l o o n n y y a a r r r r e e s s t t s s n J ohn Edward Darlington, 23, 95002 Seahawk P lace, March 16, Nassau County warrant, violation o f probation/grand theft. n Jeffrey Alan Weddington, 24, 875390 Owens R oad, Fernandina Beach, March 15, aggravated battery/offender should have known victim was p regnant, damage to property/criminal mischief, $200 and under. n William Joseph Desmond Jr., 56, 463516 East SR 200 Lot 5, Yulee, March 15, Nassau County warrant, aggravated assault on a law e nforcement officer. n Richard Eugene McCourt, 45, 85365 Lina R oad, Fernandina Beach, March 14, possession of a controlled substance without a prescription, p ossession of less than 20 grams of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia. n Tony Allen Matheney, 31, Jacksonville, March 13, Nassau County warrant, grand theft. n Michael Desmond Mobley, 27, 78139 B riarwood Drive, Yulee, March 13, sale and delivery of marijuana. n D onald Devere Hudson III, 29, 45212 Stratton Road, Callahan, March 12, aggravated assault. n N icholas Stephen Becker, 18, 209 Sea Woods Drive, Fernandina Beach, March 12, Nassau County capias, failure to appear/burglary of a dwelling, failure to appear/retail theft, failure to appear/criminal mischief. n R amone Lewis Melton, 32, 45121 Luther St., Callahan, March 12, Nassau County warrant, s ale of marijuana. n Wendell Lee Austin, 48, Folkston, Ga., March 1 2, Charlton County, Ga., warrant, theft by receiving stolen property. n Krystal Maria Peeler, 32, Jacksonville, March 11, Duval County warrant, grand theft. n Ian Tate Loudermill, 19, 85353 Tinya Road, Y ulee, (amended charges March 11) sale of cannabis, carrying a concealed firearm. n John William Messer, 13095 Arbor Lane, Fernandina Beach, March 10, driving while license suspended or revoked with knowledge, manufacturing or producing methamphetamine, p ossession of methamphetamine, unlawful poss ession of listed chemicals, possession of drug p araphernalia. n Kelton Allen Jackson, 47, Baxley, Ga., March 10, Pinellas County warrant, failure to appear/sentencing for grand theft motor vehicle. n Jerard Jenard Williams, 27, 315 South 13th St., Fernandina Beach, March 10, Nassau County warrant, sale or delivery of cocaine. n A shley J. Reeves, 32, 1100 Lime St., F ernandina Beach, March 10, grand theft, deali ng in stolen property, theft, giving false verification of ownership.
T he following report was compiled by Angela Daughtry, NewsLeader staff, from the March 20 court docket of Circuit Court Judge Robert M. Foster. n Amy Marie Beil pleaded not guilty to grand theft auto and fraudulent use of a credit card. n A ndrea Ann Carson pleaded not guilty to possession of a controlled substance without a prescription. n Donald Rubin Clemens III pleaded guilty to grand theft and giving false verification of o wnership to a pawnbroker and adjudication was withheld. He w as not prosecuted on a charge of dealing in stolen property. He was sentenced to two years probation and must have a drug/alcohol evaluation within 60 day with random urinalysis and must complete 100 hours of community service at a minimum of five hours per month. H e was ordered to pay $418 in court costs, $164 in restitution to Scott and Sons Jewelry, $150 to the Public Defenders Office and $100 to the State Attorneys Office. n Joshua Adam Conley was served an affidavit and admitted to a violation of probation being served for battery on an emergency care provider and adjudication was withheld. Probation was revoked and termin ated and he was ordered to p ay $1,867.44 in outstanding c osts. n A jury trial date of June 9 was set for Christon Leland Crabtree on a charge of armed robbery. n Logan Duane Davidson was served an affidavit and d enied two counts of violation of p robation being served for a rmed burglary and grand theft. n David Allen Fowler Jr. admitted to two counts of violation of pr obation being ser v ed for driving while license sus pended, revoked or canceled with knowledge, first convic t ion, carrying a concealed w eapon and possession of a cont rolled substance and was adjudicated guilty. Probation was reinstated with the original conditions and extended six months, and he must complete emotional management training. Pr obation may be ter mi n ated early if all conditions are c ompleted. n C hris Alan Grover admitted to a violation of probation being served for burglary and was adjudicated guilty He was sentenced to five years in a state prison with credit for time s erved and ordered to pay $921.47 in outstanding costs. n Havana Leona Hockenberry was served an affidavit and denied a violation of probation being served for criminal attempt to solicit or conspire, third-degree felony. In separate cases, Hockenberry p leaded not guilty to three counts of sale, manufacture or delivery with intent to sell a controlled substance and one count each of sale, manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance, possession of methamp hetamine and possession of alprazolam. n J ohnny Edward King pleaded guilty to carrying a concealed weapon or firearm and adjudication was withheld. He was sentenced to 12 months probation with 25 hours of community service at five hours per month and must forfeit his firearm. On a charge of o bstructing or opposing a police officer without violence he pleaded guilty, was adjudicated guilty and sentenced to time served in Nassau County Jail. He was ordered to pay $418 in court costs and $100 to the State Attorneys Office. n Jason Adam Levin pleaded guilty to two counts of sale, manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance and was adjudicated guilty. He was s entenced to 13 months in a s tate prison on each count, with c redit for time served, to run concurrently, and was ordered to pay a total of $1,036 in court costs, $300 to the Public Defenders Office and $200 to the State Attorneys Office. n Ian Tate Loudermill pleade d not guilty to two counts of s ale, delivery, purchase or manu facture of marijuana and one count of carrying a concealed weapon. n Skylar Dubois McKnight admitted to two counts of viola tion of probation being served for possession of a contr olled s ubstance with intent to sell or d eliver, possession of cannabis w ith intent to sell, deliver, manufacture or purchase and resisting arrest with violence and was adjudicated guilty Pr o bation was r evoked and terminated and McKnight was sentenced to 90 days in Nassau County Jailw ith credit for time served and o rdered to pay $3,116.96 in outs tanding costs. n Tyler Aaron McRae pleaded guilty to sale, manufacture or deliver y of a contr o lled subCYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 9A W EDNESDAY M ARCH 26, 2014 NEWS News-Leader Cooper Meyers Sales Dan Gamble Sales Manager John Altman Sales Harrison Crisp Sales Ryan Cramer SalesStacey GemberlingInternet Sales ManagerWayne Aflleje Sales2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Ltd 4x2Leather Interior, Built in Navigation Now on Sale $36,425 2007 Ford Focus Sedan Gas Saver, 4 door Now on Sale $5.995 2 001 Audi A4 2.8 Sedan Fully Loaded, Luxury Car Now on Sale $5,990 2012 Ram 1500 R/T Sport Low Miles, Regular Cab Now on Sale $24,995 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee LaredoFully Loaded, 4x4 Now on Sale $25,995 2008 Mercedes Benz C-Class C350 SportFully Loaded, Leather Now on Sale $19,900 2012 Chrysler 200 Touring Sedan Fully Loaded, Equipped for Comfort Now on Sale $14,900 2 003 Ford Mustang Deluxe Convertible, Clean Now on Sale $5,999 2009 Dodge Journey R/T SUV Leather Upholstery, Fully Loaded Now only $16,500 2011 Chrysler 200 Convertible Ltd. 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S eniors vs. Crime office r eminds all to look out for the s cammers when doing your taxes and getting a refund back from IRS. The scammers might be looking out for your refund checks by checking your mailbox or other ways. Your mailbox i s one way they can find out if y ou have a refund they will look i nto and check it out when and if they get the chance. Another method they might use is to call the IRS office and tell them to mail your refund check and tell them you have moved, etc. This has also been r eported that the scammers h ave used to get your refund c hecks. Remember, any information they might get from your personal information they will use it in whatever method they can. The scammers will use Social Security numbers if o btained identity theft, looking t hrough your garbage, hacking y our computer or by getting information that you might transfer to them on phone calls or mailings. This has happened: one individual when he called asking about his return refund wasr ejected because someone had f alsely used a new address for t he check to go to! I f this happens: 1. Call the Internal Revenue Service (800 report the fraud. 2. Call the Federal Trade Commission at (870 and report it. 3 File a report with Fernand ina Beach Police at 277-7342. 4 Notify the Social Security Administration and r eport it. 5. File Identity Theft Form 14039. s tance and adjudication was withheld. He was sentenced to 9 0 days in Nassau County Jail and 18 months drug offender probation. He must have a drug/alcohol evaluation after his release, submit to random u rinalysis and maintain full-time employment. He was ordered to pay $518 in court costs, $150 to the Public Defenders Office and $100 to the State Attorneys Office. n M ark Lewis Metz pleaded guilty to grand theft motor vehicle and was adjudicated guilty. He was sentenced to 13 months in a state prison with credit for time served and ordered to pay $ 418 in court costs, $150 to the Public Defenders Office and $100 to the State Attorneys Office. n Alexander Granville Middleton III pleaded guilty to driving while license suspended, habitual offender and was adjudicated guilty. He was sent enced to 12 months probation and must submit to random urinalysis and attend weekly Alcoholics Anonymous meetings. He was ordered to pay $418 in court costs, $150 to the Public Defenders Office and $100 to the State Attorneys Office. n B rian Hunter Pike pleaded guilty to an amended charge o f carrying a concealed firearm and adjudication was withheld. He was sentenced to two years supervised probation, a drug evaluation within 60 days and any recommended treatment, 75 hours of community service a t five hours per month and must maintain full-time student s tatus or full-time employment. He was ordered to pay $418 in court costs and $100 to the State Attorneys Office. n A jury trial date of May 12 was set for Jeffrey Duane Shores on charges of domestic violence/battery and aggravate d assault/domestic violence. n Reshaud Gerade Stewart pleaded guilty to two counts of sale or delivery of cocaine and was adjudicated guilty. He was sentenced to 13 months in a state prison on each count, with credit for time served, to run concurrently and ordered to pay $ 1,036 in court costs, $300 to the State Attorneys Office and $200 to the Public Defenders Office. n Curtis Anthony Tookes pleaded guilty to two counts of sale, manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance and was adjudicated guilty. He was s entenced to 15 months in a state prison on each count, with c redit for time served, to run concurrently and ordered to pay $1,036 in court costs, $300 to the Public Defenders Office and $200 to the State Attorneys Office. n Donald Edward Walker p leaded not guilty to two counts of sale, manufacture or delive ry of a controlled substance. n Charmesha Nebra Washington pleaded not guilty to two counts of sale or delivery of cocaine. n Norris Edgar Webster Jr. submitted a written plea of not guilty to leaving the scene of an a ccident involving personal injury and two counts of driving under the influence with property damage. n Timothy Leo Wombolt pleaded not guilty to grand theft. Eric John Woodburn was served an affidavit and admitted to a violation of probation being s erved for felony driving while license suspended or revoked and was adjudicated guilty. Probation was revoked and terminated and he was sentenced to 90 days in Nassau County Jail with credit for time served and ordered to pay $1,229.28 in outstanding costs. n B randon Scott Wooley pleaded guilty to two counts of s ale, manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance and adjudication was withheld. He was sentenced to two years drug offender probation on each count, to run concurrently, with random urinalysis and a d rug/alcohol evaluation within 60 days and any recommended t reatment. He was ordered to pay a total of $1,035 in court costs and $200 to the State Attorneys Office. email@example.com 10A W EDNESDAY M ARCH 26, 2014 NEWS News-Leader CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK COURTS Continued from 9A Scammers target tax refunds 277-3942 CFC 1426558 FLCFC 057478GAMPR 006661 474390 E. S.R. 200 Fernandina Beach, FL 32034 D EER W A LK 24/7 emergency service.Our phones are answered by real people.Our sho wr oom and counter sales ar e open to y ou. 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CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK OUTDOORS/ TIDES WEDNESDAY, MARCH26, 2014NEWS-LEADER/ FERNANDINABEACH, FL ORIDAThe 2014 Florida State Spring Senior Championships took place in Orlando Feb. 27 through March 2, completing the short course 2014 season. T aylor Radcliffe had to compete in the women's 17and-over senior division as she has not turned 14 yet. She qualified in five events but chose to swim in four. She qualified in the 100m breaststroke with a time of 1:13.69. In the 50m freestyle, she qualified for the C final (top eight for 18-and-under) with a personal best time of 24.92 and, later in the finals, lowered that time to a 24.89, achieving an AAA time and an overall finish of 19th. She swam the 100m backstroke in a personal best of 1:03.27 and the 100m freestyle in a personal best of 55.69, achieving another AAA time. Radcliffe is currently preparing for National Age Group Championships in April in Clearwater, which is for swimmers with AA times or better. Jasmine Duke, 16, qualified in five events, swimming in age group 14-16 in the 200m individual medley in a time of 2:22.19, 50m freestyle in a time of 25.74, 100m backstroke in a time of 1:04.12, 100m freestyle in a time of 57.18 and the 200m backstroke in a time of 2:19.79, taking off 2.55 seconds from her personal best and achieving an A time. Raphaelle Harden, 15, also qualified in fve events, swimming in age group 14-16 in the 50m freestyle, achieving a personal best of 25.58 and an AA time, 100m backstroke in a time of 1:05.27, 100m freestyle in a time of 55.67 and 100m breaststroke in a time of 1:24.01. The Family Driven Softball League will recognize the pastors and priests from Nassau County Saturday at the Softball Grounds at Springhill Baptist Church, beginning at 11:15 a.m. All pastors and priests from our community are invited for the ceremony in their recognition and will be served a free meal along with some great fun as 16 teams representing their churches will take to the field. This is the fourth year for this event. In the current standings, four teams are tied for second place with a 6-1 record Celebration Baptist Church, First Baptist Blue, Journey T eam One and Springhill Baptist Church. Just one undefeated team remains Christwalk, which currently has seven wins with no losses. In action last week, Celebration Baptist Church defeated Living Waters 18-2. Heather Paulk, Herman Cook and Chris Spivey were all perfect at the plate. Journey Two gave undefeated Christwalk all they could handle but CW pulled out the 14-12 victory. Jason Gray and Craig Chamberlian hit three-forthree for CW. Fernandina Beach Church of Christ picked up its second win of the season, defeating Journey Three 18-12. FB Church of Christ was led by Lee Leadbetter, who hit fourfor-four. Despite the losing effort, Journey Three's Sabrina Campbell won ladies' player of the week honors after hitting four-for-four with a triple. Y ou normally hear that losing isn't a good thing, but in the case of Journey Team One, this may prove otherwise. In the game of the week First Baptist Blue held on to defeat Team One 12-11. Last year this same scenario took place, only to see Journey One bounce back to win the 2013 league championship. Roger Smith led the Big Blue with a three-forthree performance; this is the second week in a row the Big Blue Machine was awarded game of the week. Dana Hannaford hit four-for-four for Journey One. Five Points Baptist Church holds on to third place in the standings with five wins and two defeats. They beat First Baptist Gold 15-10. Rick Kichler hit a three-run homer and John Salas hit three-forthree for Five Points. The Anchor Church of God notched its first win of the season, beating Memorial United Methodist Church 152. Matt Crosby scored four r uns for The Anchor. Our Lady of Consolation defeated Yulee Baptist 8-2. Coach Aimee Johnson, who continues to be one of the dominate women players in the league, hit three-for-four for Our Lady. Springhill Baptist defeated Yu lee/Live oak 14-4. Longtime player Justin Darby won men's player of the week; he hit four-for-four and a grand slam home run for Springhill. For information on the league, contact President John Culbreth at (904) 7053045. Local swimmers compete in senior championshipsLocal swimmers T aylor Radcliffe, Jasmine Duke and Raphaelle Hardan, from left, in Orlando for the senior championships.SUBMITTED SOFTBALLFDSL to recognize pastors SaturdayPIRATES VS. HORNETS PHOTOS BY BETH JONES/NEWS-LEADERThe Fernandina Beach High School baseball team hosted county and district foe Yulee Friday night. Yulee broke a 1-1 stalemate in the top of the seventh inning and prevailed 4-1 over the FBHS Pirates. The Yulee Hornets play today at St. Joseph Academy and Friday at Suwannee. The Pirates headed south for spring break. They played Englewood Tuesday, take on Port Charlotte today and wrap up the trip with Island Coast Thursday.
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK A Big Brothers Big Sisters fishing outingThe Nassau Sport Fishing Association held a youth fishing outing for Big Brothers Big Sisters Saturday with outstanding success. Marvin Lieninger, with several members of the local fishing club, organized the event, held from the Amelia Island Y acht Basin. "We had a great showing for the very first event," Lieninger said. "Some 30 children were treated to a morning out on the water; they were able to see Amelia Island from the water and fish too. "Fourteen NSFA fish club members simply made it happen by donated their time and fishing boats. "Also we need to thank Sonny's Barbecue and the Amelia Island Yacht Basin for their participation as well. "Without saying, the weather this past Saturday was perfect for not only the fishing but for the picnic lunch held at the yacht basin following their morning on the water. Besides our captains donating their time, several of our fish club members worked hard in grilling hamburgers and serving the children a big lunch." Most of the children fished in the backwater with fish club members, catching a variety of saltwater gamefish, including whiting, sea trout, r edfish and bluefish. Captains Scott Stewart and Carl Rauer fished at the mouth of Bells River and hooked two giant bull redfish for their two guests, Andrea Adair Lasserre and Reggine Alexander. The Nassau Sport Fishing Association is currently holding its annual Black Drum Fishing Tournament and fishermen who weigh in the three largest black drum will win cash awards. Jasmine Tulloh is currently in first place with a 69.56pound black drum. Martin Holton is holding down second-place honors with a 66.44pound black drum and Robert Haddock is in third place with a 65.62-pound black drum. The popular fishing tournament ends April 5. The Nassau Sport Fishing Association will hold its monthly social tonight, beginning at 7 p.m. The popular event will take place at Ten Acres. This month the entree will be Italian sausage, peppers and onions, courtesy of the Pam and Joe Wise family. Also, Larry "The Fishman" Finch will present a beach fishing seminar. Finch has visited us before and is always informative as well as entertaining. A former IFA Pro Redfish T our Open champion, Finch is also a regular contributor to Florida Sportsman Magazine clinics and First Coast Outdoors TV shows. His primary target these days is the elusively pompano. Finch is one of the best surf fishermen in the state of Florida. For information on the Nassau Sport Fishing Association visit www.nsfafish.com. The local tournament fishing team "Game Day," captained by Ryan Rodeffer, is currently sitting in second place in the annual Jacksonville Wahoo Shootout. Their three-fish aggregate weight is just five pounds out of first place with one more day to fish. T eam "Channel Surfer," captained by David Law, is currently holding down firstplace honors with 210.82 pounds. The big news last week was the arrival of black drum at the St. Marys inlet and along the beaches of Amelia Island. Fishermen who targeted excellent eating whiting with light fishing tackle and shrimp were also hooking into black drum weighing to 50 pounds. Night fishing for black drum continues to be popular at both the tip of the St. Marys south jetties and just off Main Beach, where a deep slough tends to hold black drum weighing to 90 pounds. "This week should bring excellent catches of black drum with a new moon arriving on Sunday," Capt. Benny Hendrix said. "Typically the best black drum fishing comes during a full and new moon, when black drum are more apt to spawn, and when there is a good current too." W ith this in mind, the best fishing this week should come while fishing dead on the bottom with half a blue crab, large fresh shrimp or conch for big red drum or black drum. OUTDOORSTerry Lacoss OUTDOORS2BWEDNESDAY, MARCH26, 2014 SPORTS News-LeaderA A u u x x i i l l i i a a r r y y m m e e e e t t s sThe U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Amelia Island Flotilla 14-1, meets the first Thursday in the Amelia Island Lighthouse Cottage, located on O'Hagan Lane, between 215 and 217 Lighthouse Circle. Call 261-1889.B B a a s s s s m m a a s s t t e e r r s s m m e e e e t tNassau Bassmasters, associated with the Florida Bass Federation, the Bass Federation and the FLW, meets the first Tuesday of every month at the Pig Bar-B-Que restaurant in Callahan at 7 p.m. Membership into the club is open to anyone 16 and older. Call Bob Schlag at (912) 729-2282 in Kingsland, Aaron Bell at (904) 545-5092 in Callahan or Tim McCoy at 261-3735 in Fernandina Beach for information.N N S S F F A A m m e e e e t t s sThe Nassau Sport Fishing Association holds its monthly business meeting on the second Wednesday of each month and a member social dinner on the fourth Wednesday. All meetings are held at the Ten Acres Kraft Athletic Club on Amelia Island. For details, directions and information on the NSFA visit nsfafish.net or call John Hartrich at 206-0817. OUTDOOR BRIEFS PHOTOS BY TERRY LACOSS/SPECIALJay Stemple, 13, left, and Jesse Stremple, 9, right, fished with John Riegler during the Big Brothers Big Sisters fishing outing, above. Left, Capt. Scott Stewart is pictured with Reggine Alexander and a big bull red Alexander caught while fishing aboard the "Island Hopper." Below right, Reggine Alexander, Capt. Carl Rauer and Andrea Adair Lasserre, from left, are pictured with a big bull red Andrea caught aboard the "Island Hopper." Below left, Nassau Sport Fishing Association members Capt. Scott Stewart, Marvin Lieninger and Capt. Carl Rauer, from left, are pictured with participants during the Big Brothers Big Sisters fishing outing over the weekend. The event was held from the Amelia Island Yacht Basin. FE R N A N D I N ABE A C HTI D E ST T i i d d e e s s , S S u u n n & & M M o o o o n n : : M M a a r r c c h h 2 2 6 6 A A p p r r i i l l 2 2 , 2 2 0 0 1 1 4 4 Sat. 3/29 Sun. 3/30 Mon. 3/31 T ues. 4/01 Fri. 3/28 Thur. 3/27W ed.4/02Moonrise 4:12A Sunrise 7:22A Moonset 3:33P Sunset 7:41PW ed.3/26High 5:35A 7. 85' Low 11:38A1. 59'High 6:01P7. 61' Low 11:57P1.36Moonrise 4:58A Sunrise 7:21A Moonset 4:39P Sunset 7:41P Moonrise 5:41A Sunrise 7:19A Moonset 5:44P Sunset 7:42P Moonrise 6:22A Sunrise 7:18A Moonset 6:49P Sunset 7:43PHigh 6:42A 8. 08' Low 12:38P1. 31'High 7:07P8. 03' Low 1:01A1. 16'High 7:42A8. 33' Low 1:34P1.03'High 8:05P8. 47' Low 2:00A0. 97'High 8:36A8. 51' Low 2:25P0.82'High 8:58P8. 80'Moonrise 7:02A Sunrise 7:17ANew Moon 2:48P Sunset 7:43P Moonset 7:52PLow 2:53A0. 86'High 9:25A8. 56' Low 3:13P0.73'High 9:48P8. 96'Sunrise 7:16A Moonrise 7:43A Sunset 7:44P Moonset 8:55PLow 3:43A0. 89'High 10:14A8 .47' Low 3:58P0.80'High 10:36P8. 94'Sunrise 7:14A Moonrise 8:25A Sunset 7:44P Moonset 9:56PT ide calculations are for Amelia River, Fernandina Beach. No corrections are necessary.Sun & Moon events are also calculated for Fernandina Beach, although actual times may vary because ofland masses.Low 5:16A1. 32'High 11:44A7 .95' Low 5:25P1.33' 904-277-6969 $ $10 10ANY SYNTHETIC OIL CHANGEOFF OFFLow 4:30A1. 05'High 11:00A8. 26' Low 4:42P1.01'High 11:21P8. 77'Sunrise 7:13A Moonrise 9:08A Sunset 7:45P Moonset 11:54P Henry Polsen, left, and Robert Walker are pictured with a big redfish caught aboard Walker's fishing boat, the "Music Man." Walker passed away recently; he was a longtime avid red bass fisherman and extremely liked by fellow fishermen. A memorial service will be held Saturday at Oxley-Heard Funeral Home at 1 p.m.
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACKWEDNESDAY, MARCH26, 2014 SPORTS News-Leader 3B DONT LITTERSP SP A A Y ~ NEUTER Y ~ NEUTER A Public Service Announcement by The News-Leader The Nassau Ladies local league continue their season. After three weeks of play, the Beachcombers and Krafty Ladies are tied for first place. The Kraft Locals and Kraft Krew are tied for third with and the Omni Amelia Island Plantation ladies are fifth. The season continues until May. The Nassau County men's league season kicks off Monday. Five teams are competing and will play Monday evenings through August. Spring afterschool tennis clinics continue at the Central Park courts. The class schedule is available at the Parks and Recreation office or by emailing email@example.com. TENNIS NEWSFifty-six players showed for last Wednesday's blitz with Tom Roberts (77, plus 8) taking first place at the Fernandina Beach Golf Club. Ron Therriault (86, plus 6) was second and three players tied for third with a plus 5. First-place team included Roberts, Larry Brauda (82, plus 3), Garey Durden (91, plus 2), Lew Akins (even). In second place were Larry McCorkle (83, plus 4), Carl Galpin (83, plus 4), Dan Rainwater (91, plus 4) and Jeff Humphrey (88, minus 1). Ron Therriault, Troy Therriault (plus 3), Jacque Burette (98, even) and Ron Boatright (78, minus 2) took third. T aking fourth were Jody Greene (77, plus 5), Bill Abee (85, plus 2), Charlie Kicklighter (83, even) and Chris Cox (95, even). Fifty-four players came out for Friday's blitz with Hydie Peterson (72, plus 12) taking top honors. Larry McCorkle (78, plus 10) was second and Ken Maynard (90, plus 8) finished third. First-place team included McCorkle, Maynard, Rich Vr edenburgh (90, plus 1) and Kent Johnson (87, minus 2). Capturing second place was the team of Peterson, Paul Hensler (93, plus 5), Carl Galpin (84, plus 2) and Larry Griner (minus 4). Dan Rainwater (88, plus 7), Allen Elfterion (81, plus 4), Doug Wolfe (89, even) and Andy Palmisano (94, minus 2) tied for third with the team of Larry Brauda (77, plus 6), T om Wurtz (86, plus 3), Dick Peterson (97, plus 2) and Bill McKeown (99, minus 2) and the team of Ryan Bedell (87, plus 5), Bob Dorsey (83, plus 4), Jack Croake (80, plus 4) and John Bray (92, minus 4).FERNANDINABEACH HIGH SCHOOL T ennis April 1-2District 3-2Aat BollesTBA FERNANDINABEACH HIGH SCHOOL V arsity Baseball March 26at Port Charlotte7:00 March 27Island Coast at Cape Coral7:00 April 1CENTRALCARROLL7:00 April 3TERRYPARKER6:00 April 4at Paxon6:00 April 8ST. PIUS7:00 April 10at Yulee6:00 April 11at Hiliard6:00 April 14at Atlantic Coast6:30 April 16BATTERYCREEK, S.C.6:00 April 21-24DISTRICT4-4ATBA District 4-4Agames FERNANDINABEACH HIGH SCHOOL Softball April 1at Yulee7:00 April 3WESTNASSAU6:00 April 7at Ed White6:00 April 8HILLIARD6:00 April 10EPISCOPAL5:30 April 14-17District 4-4Aat West Nassau YULEE HIGH SCHOOL Softball April 1FERNANDINABEACH7:00 April 3at Ribault6:00 April 8EPISCOPAL6:00 April 14-18District at West Nassau YULEE HIGH SCHOOL V arsity Baseball March 26ST. JOSEPH6:00 March 28at Suwannee6:00 March 31CARROLLTON, Ga.6:00 April 1HILLIARD6:00 April 4at West Nassau*6:00 April 10FERNANDINABEACH*6:00 April 11BALDWIN6:00 April 15SUWANNEE7:00 April 17ST. JOSEPH6:00 April 18FIRSTCOAST6:00 District FERNANDINABEACH HIGH SCHOOL Junior Varsity Baseball March 25at Baker County6:30 March 31CAMDEN COUNTY, Ga.5:30 April 2FLEMING ISLAND6:00 April 7-11at Episcopal tourney YULEE HIGH SCHOOL W eightlifting March 28at Baker County April 12Sectional at Baker County NASSAU COUNTYSCHOOLS Flag Football April 8FBHS vs. Hilliard at Yulee5:00 W est Nassau-Yulee6:00 April 15WNHS-FBHSat Hilliard5:00 Hilliard-Yulee6:00 April 22Hilliard-WNHS at FBHS5:00 FBHS-Yulee6:00 2014 SCHEDULES G OLF NEWS Peterson fires 72 to clinch Fridays blitz title The Kraft Tennis Partners' W orking Women team clinched the division champion title Sunday in its final match of the season. Teams competed in the Jacksonville-based league. The team will move up to the A-1 level next season. Pictured are, back row from left, Lois Brough, Nancy Barnes, Jen Hatton, Mary Doyle, Sandy Eldridge, Dianne Lindsey, Jeanine Courtney-Clark, Michele Staples, Joyce Menz; front ro w, Elisabeth Hervy (cocaptain), Deborah Hale, Arlene Mirschel (captain), Cricket Poston and Cecy Koppel. Not pictured: Jessie Hiott, Susan Perry, Liz McCall, Darlene Morris, Kathy Findley, Karen Goitler, Nicola Nichol and Leslie Ritter.SUBMITTED SPORTS SHORTSB B C C F F g g i i r r l l s s i i n n A A A A U U t t o o u u r r n n e e y yThe Fernandina Beach-based Basketball Club of Florida had two AAU girls basketball teams in action over the weekend in the Jacksonville Magic AAU Super Regional Tournament. The tournament included teams from South Carolina, Georgia and Florida all competing to earn a chance to go to AAU national this summer. After beating the Brevard Bulls 65-32, the 14U girls reached the semifinal by beating the St. Johns Lady Grizzlies 48-42 with a balanced offensive effort. Anna Arato had 14 points, Alexis Schulz 13, Kaylan Mitchell eight and Liz Lai seven. They lost in the semifinal to ESBAof Ft. Lauderdale but ended up finishing third in the tournament, which gave the girls an automatic bid to national. The 17U girls ended the tournament fifth, losing to the SMAALady Trojans in the quarterfinals. Jenny Powers (West Nassau) had nine points and 10 rebounds and Karri Nantz (Fernandina) had 15 points, six rebounds and four blocks in the final game. The 17U girls travel to Greenville, S.C., this weekend to compete in the South Carolina AAU Super Regional and then will join the 14U in their next tournament, playing at the ESPN Sports Complex in the Disney Spring Fling AAU T ournament April 14-16. Keep up with BCF at www.bcfhoops.org.K K i i d d s s f f i i s s h h i i n n g g c c l l i i n n i i c cThe Florida Wildlife Commission will offer a kids fishing clinic at Fort Clinch State Park from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 31. Lunch will be provided. Visit www.MyFWC.com/fishing.A A l l u u m m n n i i f f o o o o t t b b a a l l l lAlumni football is coming to Northeast Florida. Gridiron Alumni, which is planning several full-contact alumni football games, travels the nation, pitting old football rivals against each other one more time. Players are invited to register to play. Players are needed to sign up for their alma mater and the first 40 players on each team get to play. The team that gets 30 people registered first gets home-field advantage. The games are set for the spring. Visit www.gridironalumni.com to register. For information, call Chris at (530) 410-6396 or go to the website. Gridiron Alumni was founded in 2010 and has raised more than $250,000 for schools and charities using alumni football games as a fundraising vehicle. Gridiron Alumni football has changed lives, communities, and given thousands of men their spark back.F F i i n n c c h h N N S S F F A A g g u u e e s s t t s s p p e e a a k k e e r rThe Nassau Sport Fishing Association will sponsor a special program presented by Larry The Fishman Finch as the featured speaker at its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. March 26 at Kraft Ten Acresshelter house, 961023 Buccanteer Trail, Fernandina Beach. Finch has visited the club before and is always informative as well as entertaining. Aformer IFApro redfish tour open champion, Finch is also a regular contributor to Florida Sportsman Magazine clinics and First Coast Outdoors TV shows. His primary target these days is the elusive pompano. Finch is considered to be in the top one or two surf fishermen in the state of Florida. Enjoy his Angler on Foot presentation with members of the NSFA. Learn about Finch by visiting his introductory video on YouTube at http://www.you tube.com/watch?v=_ hQE5fcOCOI. Additional information and reservations are available on the NSFA website, www.nsfafish.net. The Nassau Sport Fishing Association, founded in 1983, is a 501c3 nonprofit organization, created to develop and promote salt water fishing in the Nassau County area while adhering to state, federal and local regulations, to encourage compliance with rules of water safety by club members and the general public and to promote youth related community and other civic minded activities. For information, contact President John Hartrich at 206-0817 or john@ seahorseofamelia.com.T T h h i i r r s s k k m m e e m m o o r r i i a a l l s s c c h h o o l l a a r r s s h h i i p pThe Nassau Sport Fishing Associa-tion will once again be awarding the Johnny Thirsk Memorial Scholarship to a worthy graduating high school senior attending one of the high schools in Nassau County. Thirsk was a driving force in the NSFAfor many years, offering his services as a board member, tournament director and in any other way he could help out. He was a friend to all. When he passed away in 2005, the club initiated a scholarship in his memory. Thirsk believed in giving back to the community. As in past years, a $1,000 scholarship will be awarded directly to an outstanding graduating high school senior. This scholarship is a renewable scholarship, paid for two consecutive years for a total of $2,000 per recipient. To be eligible for consideration this year all completed applications with all required forms and information included, must be postmarked by April 20. The certificate will be presented at the recipients senior awards program at their school. In addition the recipient and their family will also be invited to attend a Nassau Sport Fishing Association monthly social meeting as guests of the organization. Additional information including all necessary application forms, selection criteria and instructions for all submissions are available on the NSFAwebsite at nsfafish.net. The Nassau Sport Fishing Association, founded in 1983, is a 501c3 nonprofit organization, created to develop and promote saltwater fishing in the Nassau County area while adhering to state, federal and local regulations, to encourage compliance with rules of water safety by club members and the general public and to promote youth related community and other civic minded activities. For information contact Shawn Arnold at 556-5531 or firstname.lastname@example.org.DIVISION CHAMPS
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK P AGE 4B W EDNESDAY M ARCH 26, 2014 N EWS -L EADER / F ERNANDINA B EACH FL Learning to savor those (many) senior moments Many of us enjoying the dessert years of our lives worry about memory issues and fear a dreaded diagnosis. The memory tests that we r ead about and hear about on television come a little too close to home. The Big Guy and I watch each other carefully for warning signs. He manages to stay patient as I search for a pair of glasses or my car keys. Sometimes he needs a little help too. We both laugh as we try and recall a name, place or thing. We love t he smart phone and our instant ability to search for a book title or movie we cant call up. It is difficult to understand the brain process that somehow blocks the very thing you are struggling to remember and then suddenly like a candy bar in a vending machine it drops down and out of our mouth. It just happens and on its own time schedule. Eager to share we b lurt it out. Most people understand and smile knowingly. We have all been there and will probably be back. We try and laugh them off, but do worry that it m ight be a sign of something much more serious. We rationalize that we are not in trouble if we are aware that we cant remember a name or a place or cant find something. The recognition of the occurrence indicates a clear, but temporarily confused mind, right? I read that or heard that somewhere. But where? I have a new car. Gone is my easy to find anywhere yellow Volkswagen. It has been replaced by a generic white SUV. So now I have to work harder at remembering exactly where the car is parked. I did try and get in someone elses car the other day and nervously looked around to see if anyone saw me. The clicker h elps. A blinking car is a comfort when you are not quite sure which of the snowy white cars is yours. Recently I left my phone on a restaurant table while having lunch with friends. When my husband later tried to reach me by phone the waitress who found my phone answered. Not recognizing the voice Big Guy quickly hung up and when he got home reported that a strange woman had answered my phone. I called my n umber and our lunchtime waitress answered, laughing and explaining that she tried to tell the Big Guy where the phone was but he hung up too quickly. It is not just memory that seems to break down its also our vision and hearing. When dining with friends in the same age range we l augh as we all struggle to find our cheaters; eyeglasses to help us read the menus. Depending on the group we can sometimes exchange and compare our vision enhancers. Then there is the hearing thing. I enjoy dining out so much more now that I am wearing hearing aids. Before the aids I could hardly hear and would just sit, smile and nod. A restaurant Bobble Head. We all forget things and lose t hings. If you stop and think about it, it isnt just a senior thing. Dont children forget their lunch? Remember the box in every school cloakroom full of odd mittens, hats and boots? Every restaurant has a collection of left umbrellas. Lost items and memories are not ours exclusively. So savor those senior moments the c lub is a big one and there are lots of nice people, even if you cant remember their names. To receive her weekly newsletter or get information about her books including her four From the Porch books contact Dickie at email@example.com F ROM THE P ORCH Dickie A nderson C ROSSWORD /S UDOKU P EOPLE & P LACES P ETS C C a a n n d d y y P P l l a a c c e e P P u u z z z z l l e e T he Peppermint Players o f Amelia Community T heatre presented A Candy Place Puzzle to over 1,000 pr e school and elementary students and teachers during February and March. The Peppermint P layers have been e ntertaining Nassau County schoolchildren and senior gr o ups since the gr oups founding in 1981. Back row are Kay Stephens, Jim Laughrey, LynnU nkenholz and Will H older. Front row are D ee Plugge, Bea Osbon, Judy Laughrey and Fran Mor r is. Not pictured are Don Harley and Roberta Healey. SUBMITTED PHOTO BY LEN KREGER/FOR THE NEWS-LEADER A A m m e e l l i i a a s s M M a a d d P P a a d d d d l l e e r r s s After almost four years in operation the Fernandina Beach Kayak Club is making a transition to an open forum, Amelia Island Mad Paddlers, providing for the exchange of information and photographs for kayak/canoe enthusiasts. Access is via the Facebook open book page at Amelia Island Mad Paddlers. Above, kayaks r est along the shore during the groups recent paddle at Sawpit Creek. PHOTO BY MELANIE FERREIRA/FOR THE NEWS-LEADER W W a a t t e e r r u u p p d d a a t t e e Recently, the Fernandina Beach Rotary Club welcomed Teresa Monson, public communications coordinator for the St. Johns River Water Management District, as guest speaker The SJR WD, cr eated by the state legislature in 1972, is responsible for 12,283 miles of rivers, wetlands and watersheds in 18 coun ties in Northeast and Central Florida. Its staff and nine-member governing board oversee water regulation, permitting, remediation and restoration through a cor e mission designed to pr otect the water supply provide flood protection, ensure water quality and preserve natural water systems. Monson said 90 per cent of our water comes fr om the Floridan Aquifer, a vast underground water repository r eplenished primarily by rainfall. However, of the nearly 51 inches of rain that falls each year, only 13 inches makes it to the aquifer. Recent droughts and increasing water withdrawal from the aquifer have caused serious depletion of water in springs, lakes and wet lands. Monson said if this trend continues, some parts of the district, including areas around Jacksonville, will not have adequate drinking water in 20 years. Monson said the key to averting the problem is thr ough strict water conservation and by identifying alternative water supplies such as reclaimed water. SUBMITTED M M a a j j o o r r l l e e a a g g u u e e l l u u n n c c h h At the r ecent seventh annual Benefit for the Boys & Girls Club, guests were offered an opportunity to attend a lunch with Bobby Cox, former manager of the Atlanta Braves, on Feb. 15 at the Golf Club of Amelia Island. Sixty guests chipped in and heard Coxs stories of past Atlanta Braves stars Greg Maddux, John Smoltz and Chipper Jones, as well as baseball greats Bobby Bonds, Willie Mays and Mickey Mantle. Cox has been a financial supporter of Boys and Girls Clubs for years and when his fines for being ejected from ballgames mounted, he got permission to make equivalent donations to a charity of his choice: Boys & Girls Clubs. Cox signed Braves shir ts, hats and other memorabilia for the guests and posed for photos. The event raised $6,700 for programs serving the kids at Nassaus two Boys & Girls Clubs. From left are Clara Miller, Ann Moser, Bobby Cox, Marie Fenn, Joan Sheppar d and Bill Gower SUBMITTED C C a a s s t t i i n n g g l l e e s s s s o o n n On March 7 the Rotary Club of Amelia Island Sunrise w as treated to fly casting lessons by Capt. Lawrence P iper of The Angler s Mark. Piper has been pr oviding fly fishing adventur e s on Amelia Island for over seven years. A certified Fly Casting Instructor from the Federation of Fly Fishers, Piper pr ovides instr u ction on how to fine-tune your casting technique and become a better fisherman. Piper talked about the five principles of casting: eliminating slack in your line, accelera tion of the fly rod, following a straight line with the rod t ip, varying casting strokes, and timed pauses. The A nglers Mark offers tours of all the backwaters of Amelia Island. Born and raised in Fernandina Beach, Piper loves to shar e the history of the island and all the best fishing spots. V isit www.TheAnglersMark.com.
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 5B W EDNESDAY M ARCH 26, 2014 AROUND TOWN News-Leader Mona is a sweet adult f emale cat who is one of our official greeters to welcome v isitors to the Cats Angels Adoption Center. Mona is about five years old, has shiny b lack fur and she likes to d ress up with her bright pink collar. She is a real friendly people kitty and gets along with felines too. Cats Angels has been Monas family for a long time and we think its time Mona finally gets a home a nd family to call her own. C ats Angels has amazing c ats in all shapes, sizes and colors just waiting to be your great pet and we are offering special adoption fees of $35 during March. All of our cats have been spayed or neutered, are current on all vaccinations,r eceive r egular wellness care, m onthly flea treatments and a re micro-chipped. Read more a bout the cats on our website at www.catsangels.com. Cats Angels Thrift Store/Adoption Center at 709 S. Eighth St. is open Monday through Satur day fr om 11 a.m. til 5 p.m. or you can call 321-2267. C ats Angels is sponsoring t he Nassau County Animal E xpo this Satur d ay fr o m 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Atlantic Recreation Center and we hope to see you there. Its a day filled with fun and information for the whole family and leashed pets. There willb e animals, vendors, rescue g r oups, Kids Cor ner Silent A uction with unique and affordable items to bid on, and our Bake Sale featuring Desserts by Noelle. Admission is free, but for ever y 5 pounds of dr y cat or d og food you bring, you will g et a ticket for a raffle prize. P lease take advantage of the free spay/neuter services available to all Nassau Countyr esidents and the fr e e transport from Yulee and Callahan. Dont wait, call First Coast No Mor e Homeless Pets at (904 4 25-0005 to make an appointm ent. You can also call Cats A ngels at 321-2267 for more information or help with feral/community cats. Spay and neuter the r esponsible solution. CATS ANGELS Big Boy is a beautiful dog with a beautiful spirit! Hes a German Shepherd mix whos accustomed to living in a home with a loving owner, and now hes ready to share all his love with you. He has a gorgeous black and tan coat and soulful br own eyes. He walks extremely well on his leash, is reliably housetrained, gets along well with children and other dogs, likes to ride in the car, and knows how to sit, lie down and play dead. He s very affectionate and hed love to cuddle with you! Hes about 3 years old, and he s a calm, mellow fellow. He likes to walk and play, but then hell chill out and spend most of the day just lounging around the house, happy to be with you! Big Boys owner didnt want to give him up, but they lived upstairs in a condo, and Big Boy began to have trouble getting up and down the stairs. A vet couldnt find what might be the pr ob lem, so the owner decided to sur r ender his sweet guy to avoid the stairs. Our vet also examined Big Boy and could nt find what the problem might be. We put him on a diet and on medications, and have seen a remarkable impr ovement in just a couple of weeks. Its something that his new owner will have to monitor but wer e hoping it will continue to get better and Big Boy will continue to thrive. He has such an amazing personality and is such a wonder ful dog, we think your e going to fall in love with him. Please come meet our Big Boy with the big hear t! Per rier is a sweet young Domestic Shorthair mix with a beautiful black-and-white tuxedo coat! Shes a year old and was rescued with several siblings. She s ver y loving and would appreciate a forever home, with a single owner or a family with older chil dren. Shed probably prefer to be either the only cat in the home, or have only one other feline companion. She likes to be petted and you can hear her pur ring on her video shes quite ladylike and her gor geous coat is super -soft for petting. She loves attention and she greets people who arrive at our cattery, asking them for attention. Please come meet her and let her purr for you! Y ou can find infor mation on all of our adoptable dogs and cats on our website, NassauHumaneSociety.com, and many of them have videos too. Our adoption center at 671 Airport Road is open 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Satur days and 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays. You can call us at (904 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Heres a great way to help us build our new animal shelter. Donate $100 for an engraved brick as a gift, or as an honorarium or memorial. All funds help to build our new shelter Help us get 100 bricks by June 20 100 bricks in 100 days! Details on our website, NassauHumaneSociety. com. NASSA U HUMANE SOCIETY For the News-Leader The Friends of the Fernandina Beach Librarys annual Spring Book Sale kicks off Thursday, April 3, with a special FOL members-only prev iew from 5-7 p.m. at the Peck Center Gym, 516 South 10thS t. I f youre not a member, y oure invited to join at the door and get first choice of more than 20,000 books for sale. Dues are $15 for students; $35 for individuals, $50f or a couple or $75 for a family. A nyone can attend the sale o n Friday, April 4 from 9:30 a .m.-6 p.m., and Saturday, April 5 from 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. The gym will be carefully organized for easy browsing with dozens of categories i ncluding novels, biographies, histories, art, childrens books, s ports, cooking and more, plus CDs, DVDs and audio books. Most are priced at $2 or less. The entire sale is organized and run by volunteers. All the books are donated and every penny raised provides the Fernandina Beach Library with new books, e-books, subscriptions, periodicals, network access and databases for job applications, resumes, cert ification tests for various c ar e ers and more. In the past t wo years alone, the FOL has donated more than $50,000 to the library, thanks primarily to these semi-annual sales. In addition to supporting the library with annual contributions, Friends of the L ibrary is raising funds to e xpand and renovate the facility in a joint project with the c ity of Fernandina Beach and Nassau County. Construction of a new addition is under way, but more donations are needed for furniture, equipment, collection upgrades, replacement windows and other items that will be needed when the building opens. For information on FOL membership and how you can donate or help, visit www.fern andinaFOL.org, call 321-6529 o r email info@fernandina F OL.or g F riends of the Fernandina Beach Library is a 501(c3 nonprofit corporation consisting of local citizens whose mission is to promote literacy and life-long learning and to advocate and raise funds for the l ibrary. SUBMITTED A nnie Sparkle, book sale chair, Jean Haines, Judy Forristal, Helen Tufaro and Ann Feltner are among the 20-plus volunteers who meet weekly for months to sort the donated books for sale. During the sale about 50 volunteers serve as merchandisers, cashiers, heavy lifters, set up and take down crewmembers. 20,000 books at FOL sale This beautiful dog with the soulful brown eyes is Dallas. He is approximately three years old, has a soft brindle c olored coat, weighs 49 pounds and only has threel egs. This may seem like a disability to some but Dallas is u ndaunted by it. He has a super personality. Dallas came in as a stray so we dont knowa lot about his background, but judging from his time here, he loves people, gives kisses and just wants to bel oved. He is neutered, has a one-year rabies vaccine, a m icrochip and all his boosters. He is heartworm positive but we have a vet that provides low-cost treatment so the out-of-pocket is reduced. We also help with the expense. Due to having wonderful people who donate, we are a ble to cover the adoption fee for Dallas. Y ou can see Dallas in a video at www.nassau countyfl.com or www.petfinder. com. To see him in person, come to Nassau County Animal Services, 86078 License Road, Yulee, 4917 440, Tuesday through Friday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturdays 11 a .m. to 3:30 p.m. and closed Sundays and Mondays. NASSAU COUNTY ANIMAL SERVICES Book Fair set for Sunday Florida native Dr. Peter O. Knight is among the authors and illustrators who will appear at The Book Loft, 214 Centre St., Fernandina Beach, for signings on Sunday from 1-4 p.m. Admission to the event is f ree and open to the public. Knight is the author of The Hear t a contr o versial novel about a devoted husband who discovers his wife s deepest secrets when during an emergency transplant he learns that her heart is literally possessed. The T ampa r esidents w ork is inspired by real-life events and has been compar e d to the nationally best selling book The Shack by William P. Young. Among the dozen additional authors and illustrators coming in from other states to sign copies of their worki nclude Ben Franklin A wardwinning illustrator Donna Br o oks. Brooks work appears in the childr e ns books Hand Me Down Bear by Carrie Malinowski and The Story of Norman by JK Chamberlain. Linda J. Hawkins, author of t he popular Alexander nutri tion picture book series, will also attend. The book festival will include fr ee stor y hours with the childrens authors and illustrators every hour at1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. All of the authors appearing at the festival ar e also invit e d guests for Heart To Heart Publishing, Inc. s First Annual Amelia Island W r iters Retreat Mar ch 30-April 1, with seats still available for aspiring or published authors to attend. Kentucky based Hear t to Heart Publishing, Inc. is owned by publisher and author Linda J. Hawkins and isa member of The Independent Book Publishers Association. Among others, their awards include The Benjamin Franklin Award and The Inter national Book A ward. To r ead more about the Heart to Hear t Amelia Island Writers Retr e at and the authors and illustrators who will appear at the fair, visit www.hearttoheartretreat.com. Contact the Book Loft at 261-8991 and find them on Facebook. HOME & GARDEN BRIEFS F F o o r r t t e e v v e e n n t t F ort Clinch State Park, 2601 Atlantic Ave., will comm emorate the part that Fort Clinch played in the SpanishAmerican War from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. March 29 and 9 a.m.noon March 30. The fort will b e filled with uniformed interpreters and participants willa lso be able to enjoy exhibits of the armament and period m ilitary equipment. Fees include $6 per vehicle park entrance fee plus $2 per person fort admission. For information, contact the park at 2 77-7274 or visit www.FloridaStateParks.org. N N a a t t u u r r a a l l i i s s t t c c l l a a s s s s C oastal Trader II, 2245 Sadler Road, Fernandina Beach will host its first Island Education Series on April 1 from 4-4:30 p.m. for ages 5 a nd up with Wild Amelia Junior Naturalist Programa uthor Robyn Nemes presenting information on Crab A daptations from the Seashore booklet. The cost is $10 and advance registration is required at coastaltrader email@example.com or by calling Susan DeWolf at 321-6369. C C o o n n t t a a i i n n e e r r g g a a r r d d e e n n i i n n g g On April 2 at 10 a.m., Master Gardener volunteer C arol Ann Atwood will cond uct a Landscape Matters c lass on container gardening from beginning to end. She will share color photographs with different plants and their cultural requirements. The session will take place at the Yulee Extension office. The c lass is free and open to the p ublic. For information, see t he Extension website at: h ttp://nassau.ifas. ufl.edu/horticulture/landmatters/landmatters.html or con tact the office at 879-1019. G G a a r r d d e e n n S S o o c c i i a a l l Fer nandina Mulch & S tone, on A1A just west of the S have Bridge, will hold its 2 014 Spring Garden Social on April 3 from 4-5:30 p.m. The fr e e event will feature guest speaker Rebecca Jordi, extension director for Nassau County and a UF/IF AS (Institute of Food and A griculture Science) faculty m ember. Jordi will discuss p roper tree planting and how to best recuperate from winter and get ready for spring. Mike Brown and his Batch 501 team will provide mouthwatering bites and featur e Batch 501 s bloody Mary cocktail drink mix. Fer nand ina Mulch and Stone will a lso give away door prizes. R egister online at www fer nan dinamulch.com. W W i i l l d d A A m m e e l l i i a a e e v v e e n n t t s s W ild Amelia is now accepting online registrations for the Nature Photography Classes and Ecotours of the eighth annual W ild Amelia Nature Festival, set for May 16-18 at venues on and ar o und Amelia Island. One of the photo workshops will be a Behind the Scenes Photo Opportunity at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens. For a more information, instr uctors and locations, visit wildamelia.com or call Dawna Moor e, class coordinator, at 556-4880. Entries are being accepted for the sixth annual Wild Amelia Nature Photography Contest to recognize outstanding photography that celebrates the natural landscapes of Amelia Island. The contest is open to adults and children, beginning and advanced photographers. Deadline is April 4. Cash prizes will be awardedr. View the rules and download entr y for ms at www .wild amelia.com. Winners will be announced at 3:30 p.m. May 17 at the Atlantic Avenue Recreation Center during the Wild Amelia Nature Festival. Entr y for ms also ar e available at the Fort Clinch Visitor Center, Atlantic Avenue Recr eation Center of fice and all Wild Amelia Wild Nites. G G a a r r r r i i s s o o n n e e v v e e n n t t Fort Clinch State Park will host a Union Garrison event fr om 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 5 and 9 a.m.-noon April 6. Interact with living historians to experience life in the for t as it was in 1864. The grounds will be bustling with soldiers in period costumes involved in firing demonstrations, marching drills, cooking and daily activities. Fees include $6 per vehicle park entrance fee plus $2 per person for t admission. For information, contact the park at 277-7274 or visit www.FloridaStateParks.org. Dr. Peter O. Knight Relay for Life seeks honorees The American Cancer Society has issued a call for survivors to participate in the annual Relay for Life on April 5 at Yulee High School. Survivors will be presented with a special T -shir t and par ticipate in a special ceremony to commemorate their jour ney and thank their car egivers. Following the opening ceremonies and survivors lap at noon, sur vivors and their caregivers are invited to a complimentary Survivors Luncheon. To participate, contact Relay for Life Specialist Melanie Oberkrom at American Cancer Society at 1430 Prudential Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32207. Call (904 or visit www .r elayforlife.or g/ fernandinabeachFL. Or ganizers also ar e taking applications for the Relay for Life luminaria ceremony, which will take place April 5 at dusk at the track at Y ulee High School. When the sun goes down, hope will shine brightly during the luminaria ceremony symbolizing the hope and perseverance with which all continue to fight. The suggested donation is $5 for luminaria in memory of those who have lost their fight or those who continue to battle. Mail checks with a 10-wor d maximum message to Relay for Life of Fernandina Beach/Y ulee, 1430 Pr udential Dr ., Jacksonville, FL 32207 or order online at relayforlife. or g/fer nandinabeachfl. PET PROJECTS A A n n i i m m a a l l E E x x p p o o The sixth annual Nassau County Animal Expo hosted by Cats Angels, Inc. SPCA will be held on Saturday, Mar ch 29 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Atlantic Recreation Center in Fernandina Beach. Ther e will be over 30 ani mal groups and vendors with special per for mances by the Jumpin Jax Flyball Club. Furry friends will be available for adoption. A Silent Auction sponsored by Trailer Park Collectibles has items for every budget. Pastr y chef Noelle Almond and Desserts by Noelle will be featur ed at the Bake Sale. Meet Cats Angels mas cot Halo at the Kids Corner. Admission is free, but for every 5 pounds of dry cat/ dog food donated a ticket will be given for door prizes. All spayed/neutered and well-behaved leashed pets are welcome. For more information, visit www .nassauani mal.com or call Cats Angels at 321-2267. Cats Angels welcomes donations valued at $25 or more for the silent auction at the Nassau County Animal Expo March 29 at the Atlantic Recr eation Center If you can help, please contact Cats Angels at 321-2267 or catsan firstname.lastname@example.org. F F u u l l l l M M o o o o n n M M a a d d n n e e s s s s RAIN Humane Society Thrift Shop will host Full Moon Madness April 15 fr om 7-9 p.m. at its thrift shop in the Harris Teeter Shopping Center on Amelia Island. Enjoy shopping, blue light specials, door prizes, double credit punches on Loyalty Cards, Rachel Rain, refreshments and snacks. A war m meal will be pr ovided free of charge for any pet that brings an owner to shop. F F r r e e e e s s p p a a y y / / n n e e u u t t e e r r s s Free spay/neuter surgeries are available through a PetSmart Charities grant for all owned dogs, cats and feral cats in Nassau County for the next two years. This grant is available to all Nassau residents. The only fee is if your pet does not have a license tag, which is $10. Call First Coast No Mor e Homeless Pets at (904 0005 to make an appoint ment. All cats will have a spay/neuter sur gery and rabies shot.If you need a trap, assistance with feral cats or add-ons for pet cats, call Cats Angels at 321-2267.
Island Chamber Music F estivals first SpringFest concert on March 31 at 7:30 p.m.a t Walkers Landing at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation. Brazilian-born brothers Srgio and Odair Assad have set the benchmark for all guitarists by creating new stand ards of innovation, technical ingenuity and expression. T heir repertoire includes original compositions by Srgio and his reworking of folk, jazz and Latin music. Daughters Carolina and Clarice on vocals will join the Assad brothers. Purchase tickets at w ww.aicmf.com or 261-1779. For SpringFest details, visit w ww.AICMF.com. B B e e n n e e f f i i t t r r i i d d e e Ride with the Sheriff on April 5 in the inaugural Motorcycle Ride to benefit Ark of Nassau. The escorted ride w ill begin and end at Ark, US 17 and Hamilton Street in Y ulee. Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m. Kickstands up at 10:30 a.m. Donation is $30 per drive r/$20 per passenger until M arch 20 and $35 per drive r/$15 per passenger after. Lunch is included. Lunch for non-riders is a $10 donation. Enjoy live music, food, prizes and a raffle to win a Harley Davidson motorcycle. Register by calling Candy H olloway at Ark of Nassau, 2 25-9355 or email chol l email@example.com. Make checks payable to Ark of Nassau and mail to 86051 Hamilton St., Yulee, FL 32097. THIS WEEK R R e e u u n n i i o o n n s s A reunion for students attending Yulee High School r eunion from 1941 to 1965 will b e held on April 26 in the h ome of Richard W i lson in north Jacksonville. Social hour begins at 4 p.m. with entertainment by John Springer. Dinner will be served at 5 p.m. T icket cost is $15 per person. Tickets are available atS outheastern Bank in Yulee or by mail from Dalia Talbird, 8 6630 Pages Dairy Road, Yulee, FL32097. For more information call 225-5718. The FBHS Class of 1984 w ill hold their 30-year class reunion on June 20 and 21.T he Friday night event is a two-hour sunset cruise on A melia River Cruises. Purchase tickets at ameliarivercruises.com for the 7 p.m. twilight BYOB cruise. Tickets are $28 per person. T he Saturday event is a full dinner with a DJ and dancinga t The Womans Club. Tickets are $50 per person. Please m ail deposits of $25 per person made payable to FBHS Class of 1984 to Teresa Wilson, P.O. Box 16913, Fernandina Beach, FL32035. The Fernandina Beach H igh School Class of 1979 will hold its 35th reunion June 272 9, with the theme: Pirates Midsummer Dream. Cost is $25 per person and $40 per couple. Additional details will soon be available. Send c heck or money order to Class of 1979 35th yearR eunion, P.O. Box 16234, Fernandina Beach, FL32034. B B i i n n g g o o T T h h u u r r s s d d a a y y s s T he public is invited to play b ingo every Thursday at the Legion, 626 S. Third St., F ernandina Beach, in the large smoke-free meeting hall. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and early bird games start at 6:05 p.m., with regular play begin-n ing promptly at 6:30 p.m. The bingo session is nine g ames for $20, with multiple jackpots paid out. F or questions email firstname.lastname@example.org. Proceeds support programs sponsored by the American Legion. L L e e g g i i o o n n d d i i n n n n e e r r s s T he American Legion Post 5 4, corner of Third and Gum s treets in downtown Fernandina Beach, holds a steak night the third Saturday of each month from 5-7 p.m. Donation is $12 for a steak cooked to order, potato, corn on the cob, roll and a salad.C all 261-7900 for information. T he American Legion A uxiliary holds a dinner the second Saturday of each month at the Post. Donation is $8 for a pork loin dinner with two vegetable sides and bread. Call 261-7900 for information. L L a a p p t t o o p p c c l l a a s s s s A Beginner Laptop Workshop will be held inM arch at the Council On Aging East Nassau, 1367 S outh 18th St., Fernandina Beach for people interested in learning the basics of their computers. Jan Cote-Merow, Computer Coach, is the i nstructor. She has been teaching private and groupc omputer lessons on Amelia Island for 10 years. The cost o f each session is a donation of $10 to Council on Aging, a 501.c3 not-for-profit charity. Call Jan at 583-2870 for dates and registration information. R R a a i i l l r r o o a a d d D D a a y y s s T he West Nassau Historical Societys 2014 R ailroad Days Festival is March 28 and 29 at the 1881 Callahan Train Depot and nearby 1856 Florida Railroad bed. F riday is Hobo Day and kids are encouraged to comed ressed as the fabled riders of the rails. Live entertainment w ill run from 2-8 p.m. on the front platform of the depot. The arts and craft area will open from 1-6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday. T he Shriner-led Railroad Days Parade is at 11 a.m.S aturday, followed by a classic car show. Alarge kids area with a laser maze and j ump houses will run from 11 a .m.-5 p.m. Live music will c ontinue Saturday from 2-8 p.m. S team engines, tractors and trains will be exhibited outside the depot. Model train layouts and entrants from the Nassau County Record essayc ontest will be inside the Depot Annex. Food vendors w ill be available both days. Visit www.wnhsfl.org or call J ohn Hendricks or Emily Baumgartner at (904 3406. N N A A M M I I w w a a l l k k The Nassau County affiliate of NAMI (National Allianceo n Mental Illness) is hosting a f ree community gathering f rom 9 a.m.-1 p.m. March 29 at the gazebo in Central Park, 1218 Atlantic A v e. Local men tal/behavioral health providers will answer any questions about local services. Refreshments will be provideda nd a raffle will be held at n oon. E njoy fun and a stroll to the beach to promote awareness about the need to reduce stig ma surrounding mental ill ness. For information call 2771886 or email nassaunami email@example.com. Visit nas-s au.nami.org. F F r r e e e e k k i i d d s s a a r r t t The Island Art Association Education Center 18 N. Second St., of fers free art classes for children. Upcoming classes include: March 29, Childrens Art, f or ages 6-9, 10-1 1 a.m. and 1 1:15 a.m.12:15 p.m., led by A nne Howden Middle School Art, for ages 10-13, 1-2:15 p.m., led by A nne Howden March 31, Afternoon Art, for ages 6-12, 3:30-5:30 p.m., l ed by Anne Howden C lasses are free with all materials furnished. Students m ust be pre-registered. Call the gallery at 261-7020. NEXT WEEK T T r r a a i i l l L L i i f f e e o o p p e e n n h h o o u u s s e e Faith Christian Academy i nvites you to an open house for Trail Life USATroop 555 o n April 1 at 6:30 p.m. Trail Life USAis a Christ-centered outdoor character development adventure program open to boys and young men a ges 5-17. Boys will love the fun and adventure. Parentsw ill love the commitment to a Christian worldview and moral c onsistency. Join them on the campus of Faith Christian Academy, 96282 Brady Point Road, Fernandina Beach, just west of the Shave Bridge. Call 3 21-2137 with questions or find them on Facebook TrailL ife Troop 555. B B o o o o k k s s a a l l e e Friends of the Fernandina Beach Library Book Sale will be held April 3-5 in the Peck Center gym, 516 South 10th S t., offering some 20,000 books in dozens of cate-g ories, CDs, DVDs, audio and childrens items, most priced f rom 50 cents to $2. Proceeds support the Fernandina Beach library. The preview party is April 3 from 5-7 p.m. for FOLmembers only. Non-members may join at the door. Public hours are April 4, 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. and April 5, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. For questions regarding donat ions contact Annie Sparkle at 310-9290. S S o o u u n n d d s s o o n n C C e e n n t t r r e e T he Historic Fernandina Beach Association (downtown merchants) announces something different for the kick-off of this seasons Sounds OnC entre concert series downtown. The first concert will be A pril 4, 6-8 p.m. at the corner o f Centre and Second streets, f eaturing the Honey Badgers Band with an all Beatles show. Bring your chair dancing shoes and the family to enjoy great songs from perhaps the best-known band of all time.T he concert series is spons ored by a long list of local f irms dedicated to the enrich ment of downtown. The theme this season is Keepin It Local. C OMING UP C C o o t t i i l l l l i i o o n n r r e e c c e e p p t t i i o o n n T he National League of Junior Cotillions Nassau County Chapter will host a parents reception and regis tration for the 2014-15 season on April 8 at 7 p.m. at the Amelia Island Museum ofH istory, 233 S. Third St., F ernandina Beach. T he National League of Junior Cotillions is an etiquette and social dance train ing program that involves thousands of students nationwide. For information regard ing the program, call L ynn D empsey director of the l ocal Junior Cotillion, at (904 5 56-2916 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. N N e e w w c c o o m m e e r r s s c c o o f f f f e e e e The Newcomers Club of Amelia Island will host its monthly coffee on April 10.W omen interested in joining the club and who reside in Nassau County (no matter how long they have lived here) are welcome to attend. For further information contact Lucy Bryan at (90419 or Lcybryn@sonic.net or visit www.newcomersofameliaisland.com. S S w w i i n n g g i i n n g g o o n n a a S S t t a a r r The GFWC W omans Club of Fernandina Beach invites you to join them for Swinging on a Star: An Evening of Oscar Winning Songs presented by the Voices of Amelia Musical Playhouse on April 11 at the Womans Club of Fernandina Beach, 201 Jean LaFitte Blvd. Enjoy heavy hors doeuvres with wine starting at 7 p.m. and the performance at 8 p.m. Cocktail attire. Tickets are $75 per person. Proceeds benefit the club s scholarships for high school girls and library funds for Nassau County schools. Contact Carolyn Guerrin at 261-8356 or email@example.com. S S t t o o r r y y & & S S o o n n g g Don Henry and Jon Vezner have written dozens of songs together even winning a Grammy Award for one but have had separate careers until now. Their new duo, The Don Juans, backed by cellist Jeff Gilkinson, will perform at the next Evening of Story & Song, the popular concert series presented by First Coast Community Bank and hosted by Mark & Donna Paz Kaufman, on Saturday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m. Open seating begins at 6:45 p.m. at Burns H all, St. Peters Episcopal Parish at Atlantic Avenue andN inth St. Reservations are suggested: (904 e veningofstoryandsong@gma il.com. A A C C T T a a u u d d i i t t i i o o n n s s Amelia Community T heatre will hold auditions for the comedy The Foreignerf rom 1-5 p.m. on April 12 at 207 Cedar St. Five men (one c an be a teen) and two women are needed for the cast. The show is directed by Fran Hindsley and performances are between June 122 8. For more information, visit www.ameliacommunitythe-a tre.org or call 261-6749. A A r r t t i i s s t t s s B B o o o o k k s s w w o o r r k k s s h h o o p p ALongstitch Artist Sketchbooks with Painted Covers workshop will be held on April 12 at the Island Arts E ducation Center, 18 N. Second St., from 9 a.m.-5p .m. Make a multi-signature j ournal with your own painting on the cover: and something new: a recycled box cover as well. The binding is exposed stitch binding, also known as l ongstitch, with its decorative pattern on the spine: the vari-a tions are endless. Needles, bookbinding thread of a variety of colors, beads, cutting t ools, paper and paint are part o f the fee of $75. For informat ion, contact Eliza Holliday at firstname.lastname@example.org or 5562 517. P P l l a a y y h h o o u u s s e e a a u u d d i i t t i i o o n n s s Amelia Musical Playhouse, Amelia Islands newest the-a ter at 1955 Island Walkway, will hold auditions for Stephen S ondheims Tony Award-winning musical, Sweeney T odd, directed by Jill Dillingham. Auditions are April 13 at 1 p.m. and April 14 at 6 p.m. Performances are Oct. 9-11, 17, 18, 24-26, 31 and Nov. 1. Auditions are early to permitw eekly rehearsals due to the c omplexity of the music. R oles are for males and females, ages 15 to 60. Auditions for lead roles will consist of two minutes of one of the following songs: Worst Pies in London, Pretty Women, Green Finch, KissM e, The Contest, Epiphany, or P irelli s Magical Elixir and a o ne-minute monologue of your choice. Chorus auditions entail one-minute of a song of your choice. For information visit Facebook and www.ameliamusicalplayhouse.com. Tos chedule a private audition if y ou cant make the dates a bove, email email@example.com before April 13. A A c c t t i i n n g g c c o o u u r r s s e e Amelia Community Theatre will offer a sevenweek acting course on scenes tudy and monologues, on T uesdays from April 15-May 2 7. The course, geared for all levels, including beginners, will be taught by Sinda Nichols. Each session is limit ed to 10, age 18 and over. The Tuesday afternoon sess ion will be from 2:30-5 p.m. a nd the T uesday evening ses sion from 6:30-9 p.m. at 207 Cedar St. T uition is $70. Sign up by calling the ACTbox office at 261-6749 or at the ACTOnline Store, www. ameliacommunitytheatre.org. For information on the curriculum, contact Sinda Nichols at firstname.lastname@example.org. G G e e n n e e a a l l o o g g y y s s o o c c i i e e t t y y The Amelia Island Genealogical Society will meet at 7 p.m. April 15 at the Community Room of the Fernandina Beach Police Department, 1525 Lime St. Peter Mullen will present Mitochondrial DNA: The Arrowhead of Heredity Mitochondrial DNAis maternally inherited and enables male or female genealogical researchers to trace maternal lineage back in time. Y-chromosonal DNAis paternally inherited and can only be used to trace male lineage. The program will explain the significance, functions and uses of Mitochondrial DNAin researching maternal heritage and genealogy. Mullen is a graduate of University of Louisville and Western Kentucky University. He lives in Callahan and is a professor in the Department of Medical Laboratory Technology at Florida State College at Jacksonville. Mullen is a member of the Speakers Bureau for such organizations as the Georgia Historical Society, Sons of Confederate V eterans, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, and Florida State College. He presents lectures all over the country in observance of the Sesquicentennial Commemoration of the Civil W ar Public welcome. S PECIAL EVENTS H H e e e e l l n n W W h h e e e e l l 8 Flags Playscapesfourth annual Heel-n-Wheel is set for March 29 to support construction of the Pirate Playground, F ernandina Beachs first community-accessible playground. T his year, The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida will match all funds raised by $2 for each dollar raised. So, every $1 equals $3. Register/check-in at the M ain Beach Skate Park from 9-9:45 a.m. Each team should b ring a decorated wheelchair or borrow one provided at the event. Teams will join in a 2mile walk from the Skate Park to Atlantic Recreation Center and back. While at the Rec Center, everyone can check o ut progress on the playground. After the Heel-nW heel, the action will continue at Main Beach for the Slide Into Spring Music and Craft Beer Festival benefiting the playground. For information, to register a team or make ad onation, go to www.8flags playscapes.org. M M u u s s i i c c a a n n d d b b r r e e w w f f e e s s t t 8 Flags Playscapes and the city of Fernandina Beach will host the Slide into Spring M usic and Craft Brew Festival o n March 29 to raise funds for t he all-accessible playground. Enjoy music, craft brew tasting, food, cold refreshments, arts and crafts, fashion shows, a kids zone and more. Craft brew tasting will take place from noon-5 p.m. Live music w ill be performed all day long, w ith Keller Williams closing the event from 7-9 p.m. T i ckets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Alimited number of VIPticket are available for $50. Contact Jay Robertson at jrobertson@f bfl.org or 753-0001. S S p p r r i i n n g g F F e e s s t t c c o o n n c c e e r r t t The Assad Family of Brazil will perform at the A melia P EOPLE & P LACES 6B W EDNESDAY M ARCH 26, 2014 AROUND TOWN News-Leader CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK Fill in the squares so that ea ch r o w column and 3-by-3 box c ont ain the numbers 1 through 9. Solution will appear in the F rida y B-section. Friday Mar ch 21 Solution PUZZLE 03.19 DOUBLE-DUTY WORDS ACROSS 1. Wanderer 6. Equinox mo. 9. *Healing sign or picket line crosser 13. Rossinis offering 14. Big-headedness 15. W ilderness Road trailblazer 16. Show opposition 17. High drink 18. What Pinocchio was doing? 19. *T o alter or coins 21. *Shape where A=a or town gathering place 23. Romanian money 24. Small ornamental case 25. Make lacework 28. Applies makeup, e.g. 30. In R.E.M. stage 35. *Regrets or streets in Paris 37. Giant kettles 39. What helicopter parents do 40. Eurasian moun tain range 41. Anemic-looking 43. Delhi dress 44. _____ congestion 46. Arid 47. Childrens author ____ Blyton 48. Not my brothers ______ 50. Small mountain lake 52. *Seat of a bish op or to regularly date 53. London subway 55. Variable, abbr. 57. Follows teeter 60. *Far away or couch potato s controller 63. Star bursts 64. *To take drugs or to employ for a purpose 66. Nail salon board 68. *Where happy person walks or Jimmy Fallon works 69. Definite article 70. Rental agreement 71. *Good or water source 72. Long fish 73. Yesteryears DOWN 1. Affirmative action 2. Oil group 3. Breaking Bad product 4. Hes ____ nowhere man (The Beatles 5. Repaired by stitching 6. Dole 7. Sensitive subject? 8. _____ beef 9. Miso bean 10. Coconut fiber 1 1. Green Gables girl 12. Dont make me ___! 15. Resembling oceans color 20. Jelly fruit 22. In so far as 24. Another spelling for aesthete 25. *Elephants appendage or luggage 26. Saints lights 27. Badger and bug 29. *Fish or Chaliapins voice 31. Fail to win 32. Famous restau ranteur Bob 33. Bone-chilling 34. *Deadly sin or pack of lions 36. Lovers blow? 38. Evening in Italy 42. *Audacity or bundle of axons 45. *Infamous scar let symbol or word from home 49. Part of Parisian address 51. That is to say 54. Beastly person 56. Young Montague 57. V oice quality 58. Like West Wings office 59. *One side of a coin or a spy 60. *Spool of film or lively dance 61. *Product of lacrimation or a rip 62. Gaelic 63. Right away 65. Mother sister or daughter 67. Word for a nod
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 7B W EDNESDAY M ARCH 26, 2014 AROUND TOWN News-Leader N OTICE UNDER FICTITIOUS NAME LAW Pursuant to Section 865.09, Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned,desiring to engage in business undert he fictitious name of Animation Healthlocated at 2141 Hibiscus Ct.,in the County of Nassau,in the City of Fernandina Beach,Florida, 32034 intends to register the s aid name with the Division of Corporations of the Florida Department of State,Tallahassee,Florida. Dated at Fernandina Beach, Florida,this 13 day of March, 2014. LeeAnn DeMay Animation Health 1t 3-26-2014 4084 ---------NTHE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT I N AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE #: 2013-CA-000382 U.S.Bank National Association, as Trustee,Successor in Interest to Wachovia Bank,NationalA ssociation,(formerly known as First Union National Bank) as Trustee,for Long Beach Mortgage Loan Trust 2001-4 Plaintiff, VS. Torsten T.Barber a/k/a Torsten Barber and Charity H.Barber a/k/a Charity Barber,Husband and Wife; et al. Defendant(s NOTICE OF ACTION FORECLOSURE PROCEEDINGS-PROPERTY TO: Torsten T.Barber a/k/a Torsten Barber; CURRENT ADDRESS UNKNOWN BUT WHOSE LAST KNOWN ADDRESS IS: 12918 US Highway 301, Bryceville,FL 32009 Residence unknown,if living, including any unknown spouse ofthe said Defendants,if either has remarried and if either or both of said Defendants are dead,their respective unknown heirs,devisees,grantees,assignees,creditors,lienors,and trustees,and all other persons claiming by,through, under or against the named Defendant(sorementioned named Defendant(sorementioned unknown Defendants and such of the aforementioned unknown Defendants as may be infants, incompetents or otherwise not sui juris. YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action has been commenced to foreclose a mortgage on the following real property,lying and being and situated in Nassau County, Florida,more particularly described as follows: LOT 17,THE PINES,UNIT 1, A CCORDING TOTHE PLAT THEREOF,AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5,PAGES 78 AND 79,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. TOGETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN MANUFACTURED HOME, YEAR: 2001,MAKE: FLEETWOOD,MODEL NO.4724B,VIN: GAFL139A I 6019-F221 AND VIN: GAFL139B16019-F221,HUD LABEL NO.GE01319983 AND H UD LABEL NO.GE01319984, WHICH IS AFFIXED THERETO. more commonly known as 12918 US Highway 301, Bryceville,FL 32009. This action has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defense,if any, u pon SHAPIRO,FISHMAN & GAGA,LLP ,Attorneys for Plaintiff,whose address is 4630 Woodland Corporate Blvd., S uite 100,Tampa,FL 33614, within thirty (30 first publication of this notice and file the original with the clerk of this Court either before service on Plaintiffs attorney or immediately there after; othe rwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. WITNESS my hand and seal ofthis Court on the 14 day of March,2014. John A.Crawford Circuit and County Courts By: /s/ Karen J.Lockett 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 at (904 4600 press 0,at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance,or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing orvoice impaired,call 711. Phone(904 Fax(904 TTD/TTYDial 711 E-Mail email@example.com 2t3-26-2014 & 4-2-2014 4089 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 45-2011-CA-000226 WELLS FARGO BANK,NA, Plaintiff, vs. KENDALL W.WEHR.,et at, Defendant(s NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN Pursuant to an Order Rescheduling ForeclosureSale dated March 13,2014,and entered in Case No. 45-2011-CA-000226 of the Circuit Court of the Fourth Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County,Florida in which Wells FargoBank,NA,is t he Plaintiff and Kendall W. W ehr,Heron Isles Owners Association,Inc.,The Unknown Spouse of Kendall W.Wehr n/k/a Melissa Wehr,are defendants,the Nassau County Clerk of the Circuit Court will sell to the highest and bestb idder for cash in/on 11:30 am at the front entrance of the Judicial Annex Nassau County,Florida at on the 28th day of April,2014,the following described property as set forth i n said Final Judgment of Foreclosure: LOT 302,HERON ISLES PHASE TWO,ACCORDING TO THE MAP OR PLATTHEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7, PAGE(STHE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. A/K/A 96424 STARFISH DRIVE,YULEE,FL 32097-6585 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale,if any,other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated in Nassau County, Florida this 14 day of March, 2014. John A.Crawford Clerk of the Circuit Court Nassau County,Florida By: /s/ Karen J.Locket Deputy Clerk Albertelli Law Attorney for Plaintiff P .O.Box 23028 Tampa,FL 33623 (813 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 (904 4600 press 0,at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance,or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired,call 771. Phone (904 Fax: (904 TTD/TTY Dial 711 E-Mail firstname.lastname@example.org 2t 3-26-2014 & 4-2-2014 4090 ---------NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned intends to sell the personal property described below at public sale by competitive bidding on Friday the 28th day of March 2014 at 10:00 am on the premises where said property has been stored and which are located at BridgeviewSelf Storage 474431 East State Road 200 F ernandina Beach, FL 32034 Nassau County the following: Shaun Naugle 1219 Victor Castilleja 3182,3189 P urchases must be paid for a t the time of purchase by cash only.A cleaning deposit will be taken.Dated this 03/19/2014 and 03/26/2014 2t 3-19/26-2014 4082 ---------NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF RESOLUTION CLOSING,VACATING,AND ABANDONING OF RIGHTS OF WAY,ROADWAYS, ORALLEYWAYS TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of County Commissioners of Nassau County,Florida,upon the petition of Gillette and Associates, Inc.,as agent for Highland 35, LLC,owner,did on the 10th day of March 2014,adopt Resolution No.2014-025,a Resolution closing,vacating and abandoning those certain rights of way or alleyways. T hose certain rights of way or alleyways,as being closed, vacated and abandoned are described as follows: E XHIBIT A Parcel A APORTION OF LOTS 70 AND 71,ASHEN GRANT,SECTION 4,TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH,RANGE 28 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY, FLORIDAACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK PAGE 59 AND PLAT BOOK 1,PAGE 5,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA,BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: ALL THAT PORTION OF THAT CERTAIN 60 FOOT RIGHT-OFWAY KNOWN AS PARCEL NO.1, DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 70,PAGE 536,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NAS-S AU COUNTY,FLORIDA, BOUNDED AS FOLLOWS: ON THE EAST: BYTHE EASTERLY LINE OF SAID SECTION 4, TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH,RANGE 28 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. ON THE WEST: BY THE EASTERLY LINE OF LANDS DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 453,PAGE 662,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. PARCEL B APORTION OF LOTS 84,85, 86 AND 87,ASHEN GRANT, SECTION 4,TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH,RANGE 28 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDAACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK PAGE 59 AND PLAT BOOK 1,PAGE 5,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA,BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: ALL THATPORTION OF THAT CERTAIN 60 FOOT RIGHT-OFWAYKNOWN AS PARCEL NO.2, DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 70,PAGE 536, OFTHE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAUCOUNTY,FLORIDA, BOUNDED AS FOLLOWS: ON THE EAST: BY THE EASTERLY LINE OF SAID SECTION 4, TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH,RANGE 28 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY,FLORID A. ON THE WEST: BY THE EASTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF SOUTH FOURTEENTH STREET EXTENSION,AN 80 FOOTRIGHTOF-WAYAS NOW LAID OUT AND IN USE. PARCEL C APORTION OF,ASHEN GRANT,SECTION 4,TOWNSHIP 2NORTH,RANGE 28 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDAACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK PAGE 59 AND PLAT BOOK 1,PAGE 5,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA,BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: ALL THAT CERTAIN 30 FOOT ALLEY SHOWN ON SAID PLAT OF CASHEN GRANT,SECTION 4,TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH,RANGE 28 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY, F LORIDABOUNDED AS FOLLOWS: O N THE EAST: BY THE EASTERLY LINE OF SECTION 4,TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH,RANGE 28 EAST, NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. ON THE WEST: BY THE EASTERLY LINE OF LANDS DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 453,PAGE 662,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. ON THE NORTH: BY THE SOUTH LINE OF LOTS 70 & 71, ACCORDING TO SAID PLAT OF ASHEN GRANT,SECTION 4, TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH,RANGE 28 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. ON THE SOUTH: BY THE NORTH LINE OF LOTS 86 & 87, ACCORDING TO SAID PLAT OF ASHEN GRANT,SECTION 4, TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH,RANGE 28 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. and that said Resolution renounces and disclaims any right or interest of said Nassau County,Florida,and the public in and to said portion of roadways or alleyways. BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA BY: /S/ BARRY V.HOLLOWAY Its: Chairman ATTEST: /S/ JOHN A.CRAWFORD Its: Ex-Officio Clerk 1t 3-26-2014 4092 ---------PUBLIC AUCTION Atlantic Self Storage PUBLIC AUCTION will be on April 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM location: 464017 E SR 200 Yulee FL 32097 Unit 564Tonya Godwin The a bovearedelinquent in rent and under FL Statutes 83.806 the content of their units will be sold at public sale with a10% buyers premium.The above units contain household goods unless otherwise noted.All Vehicles are sold ASI S PARTS ONLY.Terms of sales are CASH ONLY at the end of each auction. 2t 3-26-2014 & 4-2-2014 4094 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 45-2013-CA-000500 U.S.BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION,AS TRUSTEE FOR CREDIT SUISSE FIRST BOSTON MORTGAGE SECURITIES CORP ,CSFB MORTGAGE-BACKED PASSTHROUGH CERTIFICATES,SERIES 2005-9, Plaintiff, vs. LAUREN W.HOLDEN,et al, Defendant(s NOTICE OF ACTION To: THE UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF MICHAEL H.HOLDEN Last Known Address: 2 48 Castlewood Estates Rd Quitman,LA 71268-1032 Current Address: Unknown ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN P ARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH,UNDER,AND AGAINSTTHE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANT(S WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE,WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES,HEIRS,DEVISEES,GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS Last Known Address: Unknown Current Address: Unknown YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in Nassau County,Florida: ALL THAT CERTAIN PIECE, PARCEL OR TRACT OF LAND, SITUATE, LYING AND BEING IN THEC OUNTY OF NASSAUAND STATE OF FLORIDA KNOWN AND DESCRIBED AS:A PORTION OF SECTION 42, TOWNSHIP 3 NORTH,RANGE 28 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA; BEING ALSO A PORTION OF THE LANDS DESCRIBED IN DEED RECORDED IN THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF SAID COUNTYIN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 118,PAGE 176 AND BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE ATTHE SOUTHEASTERLY CORNER OF LANDS DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 118,PAGE 176 OF SAID COUNTY RECORDS AND RUN SOUTH 66 DEGREES 18 MINUTES 10 SECONDS WEST ALONG THE SOUTHERLY LINE OFLANDS DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 118, PAGE 176 A DISTANCE OF 30.39 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING.THENCE NORTH 32 DEGREES 51 MINUTES 30 SECONDS WEST ALONG THE SOUTHWESTERLYSIDE OF A30.0 FOOT EASEMENT A DISTANCE OF 317.22 FEET;THENCE NORTH 56DEGREES 26 MINUTES EAST ALONG THE NORTHWESTERLY SIDE OF A 30.0 FOOT EASEMENT ADISTANCE OF 30.0 FEET; THENCE NORTH 32 DEGREES 51 MINUTES 30 SECONDS WEST ALONG THE EASTERLY LINE O FLANDS DESCRIBED IN O.R. BOOK 118,PAGE 176 OF SAID COUNTY RECORDS A DISTANCE OF 182.0 FEET MORE OR LESS TOTHE EDGE OF THE MARSH LANDS OF MILLS CREEK,AT A POINT DESIGNATED AS POINT AIN THIS DESCRIPTION,RETURN TO POINT OF BEGINNING AND RUN SOUTH 66 DEGREES 18 MINUTES 10 SECONDS WEST ALONG THE SOUTHERLY LINE ( CIAL RECORDS BOOK 118, PAGE 176 A DISTANCE OF 257.0 FEET MORE OR LESS TOTHE EDGE OF MARSH LANDS OF MILLS CREEK,THENCE RUN NORTHERLY,WESTERLY,AND EASTERLY DIRECTION ALONG SAID MARSH LANDS AND WATERS OF MILLS CREEK A DISTANCE OF 880.0 FEET MORE OR LESS TO POINT AAFOREMENT IONED FOR CLOSING POINT. TOGETHER WITH RIGHTS OF I NGRESS AND EGRESS PURPOSES,OVER AND THROUGH EASEMENT RECORDED IN THE AFORESAID PUBLIC RECORDS, IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 240,PAGE 414.THEABOVE DESCRIBED LANDS BEING THE SAME LANDS DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 346, PAGE 639 AND OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 553,PAGE 986 OF SAID COUNTY RECORDS. A/K/A 97001 BELLVILLE LN YULEE FL 32097-4972 has been filed against you and you are required to serve acopy of your written defenses within 30 days after the first publication,if any,on Albertelli Law,Plaintiffs attorney,whose address is P .O.Box 23028, Tampa,FL 33623,and file the original with this Court either before April 4,2014 service on Plaintiffs attorney,or immediately thereafter; otherwise,a default will be entered against yufor the relief demanded in the Complaint or petition. This notice shall be published once a week for two consecutiveweeks in the Fernandina Beach News Leader. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this court on this 19 day of March,2014. Clerk of the Circuit Court By:/s/ Karen J.Lockett Deputy Clerk See the Americans with Disabilities Act 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 ADACoor dinator (904 4600 press 0,at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance,or immediately upon receiving this notificat ion if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired,call 771. Phone (904 Fax: (904 TTD/TTY Dial 711 E-Mail c email@example.com 2t 3-26-2014 & 4-2-2014 4096 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT,IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NO.: 12-CA-272 SPRINGLEAF HOME EQUITY, INC.,formerly AMERICAN GENERAL HOME EQUITY,INC., Plaintiff, V. ANTHONY PRIDGEN; et al, Defendants. AMENDED NOTICE OF ACTION TO: THE UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES,GRANTEES,ASSIGNEES,CREDITORS,LIENORS, TRUSTEES,AND OTHER PERSONS C LAIMING BY,THROUGH,UNDER OR AGAINST GAIL WALKER,DECEASED Residence Unknown L ast Known Mailing Address: Unknown YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an a ction to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in Nassau County,Florida: LOT 15 AND THE EAST TEN FEET OF LOT 14 AND THE WEST 32FEET OF THE EAST 42 FEET OF THE NORTH 150 FEET OF LOT 14 CASHEN PARK,A SUBDIVISION PLAT BOOK 2,PAGE 42,AND BEING DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 346,PAGE 242,PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA 1974 SHELBY 9732460547383OU and FLA35853 has been filed against you, ANTHONY PRIDGEN and DISCOVER BANK,and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses,if any, to it on SIDNEY E.LEWIS, ESQUIRE,plaintiffs attorney, whose address is 300 West Adams Street,Suite 300, Jacksonville,Florida,32202, within 30 days after the first publication,and file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on plaintiffs attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint or petition. WITNESS my hand and seal of this Court,on the 19 day of March,2014. JOHN A.CRAWFORD CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT BY:/s/ Karen J.Lockett Deputy Clerk 2t 3-26-2014 & 4-2-2014 4093 ---------LEGAL ADVERTISING CONTINUED ON THE NEXT PAGE ---------Call 261-3696 for legal advertising informa tion. ---------LEGAL NOTICESN Sin g in g Quil t er to play here Singer/songwriter Cathy Miller will pr esent a pr ogram of music and quilts at t he Amelia Island Quilt Guild meeting on T uesday, April 8 at 7 p.m. M iller and her husband, John Bunge, travel the world singing for quilting events, guild meetings and shows, and she is known as The Singing Quilter. To date, they have performed for 700 quilting guilds and events on three continents. Miller delights in finding and writing s ongs about unusual and wonder ful stor ies about quilts, such as Australia s Rajah Q uilt, made by female convicts aboard a ship bound for Van Diemens Land in 1841. T w o of her songs wer e used in the documentary Stitched, which followed three art quilters as they prepared for the Houston Quilt Festival. Her song Step Plan for Quilters was used in the audiot our of the quilt show at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, England. Miller r eleased her first CD of 12 quilt i ng songs, One Stitch at a T ime ( www .singingquilter.com/onestitch.htm), i n September 2000. Since then she has released A Quilters Embrace (www.singingquilter.com/embrace.htm) in 2002, A Quilters World (www.singing quilter.com/world.htm) in 2004, and recorded In the Heart of a Quilt (www .singingquilter .com/hear tofaquilt. h tm) in summer 2006. Her newest CD, Little Crazy Quilt (www .singingquil t er.com/littlecrazyquilt.com), was released in October 2010 and in 2011 Miller wrote and published a songbook (www singing quilter.com/songbook.htm) featuring 68 songs from all five of her quilting CDs. And because she s a quilter too, she includ ed some instr uctions on how to make t hings like crazy quilts, penguin sweaters and other blocks. Quilting is one of the fastest gr owing hobbies in the world, and M iller is delighted to be a member of such a capable, cr eative and supportive group of w omen and men. She brings her own quilts with her to display wherever she sings her songs. Millers quilts have won awards and have been exhibited internationally. She received a Best of Show at the 2000 Freds Pass Rural Show in the Nor ther n T er ritory o f Australia for Bali Stars. In 2011 Insanity , her miniatur e quilt made of 1/4i nch hexagons, was accepted into the Houston Quilt Festival World of Beauty show The quilt guild holds monthly meetings the second Tuesday at the Womans Club, 201 Jean LaFitte A ve. Pr ograms ar e fr e e and open to the public. Contact the guild at i firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Island Chamber Singers looking forward For the News-Leader After 10 years of performing the classical choral music of masters like Mozart, Schubert and Beethoven, the Island Chamber Singers will present their first jazz concert, Looking Forward, on Friday and Sunday at the Amelia P lantation Chapel. Our singers have grown in experience and confidence, and they have enjoyed the challenge of launching their second decade with a brandnew style, said Jane Lindberg, founder and director of the Island Chamber S ingers. Lindberg has chosen the music of two popular contemporary jazz composers, Dave Brubeck and George Shearing. The concert will begin with Songs and Sonnets of Shakespeare by George Shearing and will feature seven Shakes pearean sonnets, including Live with Me and Be My Love and Who is Silvia? The singers will be accompanied by piano and bass as they present Shearings harmonically complex style mixings wing, bop and modern classical influences. Shearing was born blind, the ninth child of a poor London family, and died in 2011, having been knighted by Queen Elizabeth. During his l ifetime, Shearing appeared w ith Mel Torme, the M ontgomery Brothers, Marian McPartland, Jim Hall, Hank Jones and numerous other popular musicians. The second half of the concert will feature Brubecks To Hope! A Celebration, a mode rn Mass with some familiar SUBMITTED S inger/songwriter Cathy Miller, pictur e d with her hus b and, John Bunge, will present a program of music and quilts at the Amelia Island Quilt Guild meeting on n ames like the Kyrie, Gloria and Lamb of God, p lus some special Brubeck interpretations like The Desert and the Parched Land and All My Hope. Accompanied by piano, celest a, bass, saxophone and percussion, the 32-member choral group will be joined by featured soloists Mary Williams and Scott Tinman as cantors. This is such amazing m usic, and I know that our c ommunity will be as thrilled with it as we are, Lindberg said, especially considering the perspective of Dave Brubeck who said, I approached the composition as a prayer, concentrating u pon the phrases, trying to p robe beneath the surface, h oping to translate into music the powerful words which h ave grown through the centuries. O n the publication of To Hope! A Celebration in 1979, Brubeck said, Emotions that are life, from sorrow to exaltation, were part of my experie nce in writing To Hope! When the work was completed, I felt a strong sense of wholeness and affirmation. I pray that those who experience the work will share my f eelings. D uring his lifetime, 19202 012, Brubeck was designated a Living Legend by the Library of Congress. This California native began classical piano lessons with his mother when he was four years old. He graduated from C ollege of the Pacific where h e originally intended to study v eterinary medicine. As he worked his way through s chool as a pianist in nightclubs, he changed his major t o music. After college, he served in Pattons Army in Europe. During that time he led a racially integrated band. After the war he studied with F rench composer Darius Milhaud, who encouraged him to incorporate jazz into his compositions. Although To Hope! is not widely performed here, it has b een performed in St. S tephans Cathedral in V ienna, in Moscow with the Russian National Orchestra and throughout the English speaking world. Brubeck himself has performed in shows with artists Duke Ellington, Ella F itzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie and L eonard Bernstein and won n umerous awards. He even performed at the ReaganG orbachev Summit in 1988. The concerts will take p lace at Amelia Plantation Chapel, 36 Bowman Road, Fernandina Beach, on Friday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. An opening night reception w ill be held in the Fellowship Hall immediately following Friday evenings performance. Tickets are $15 for adults when purchased in advance of c oncert day. They can be purc hased online at www.islandc hambersingers.org; from a member of Island Chamber Singers; at the Amelia Island Welcome Center, 102 Centre St., 226-3542; at the AIFBY Chamber of Commerce, 961687 Gateway Blvd., Suite 1 01G (at A1A and Amelia I sland Parkway), 261-3248; a nd at Harrisons Mercantile at the Omni Amelia Island P lantation Spa and Shops, 4322 218. Tickets may also be purc hased at the door for $20. T ickets are free for students. F or further information, c all 225-0575 on weekdays. Dr. Jane Lindberg is the music dir ector of the Island Chamber Singers. She holds a master of fine arts in music history from the University ofF lorida and a doctor of music a rts in music composition from t he University of South C arolina. SUBMITTED The Island Chamber Singers, led by founder and director Jane Lindberg, fifth from right, will present their first jazz concert Friday and Sunday at the Amelia Plantation Chapel. T T i i c c k k e e t t i i n n f f o o r r m m a a t t i i o o n n T he Island Chamber Singers will perform at A melia Plantation Chapel, 36 Bowman Road, Fernandina Beach, on Friday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. An opening night reception will be held in the Fellowship Hall immediately following Fridays performance. T ickets are $15 for adults in advance, at www.islandchamber singers.org; from a member of Island Chamber Singers; at the Welcome Center, 102 Centre St., 226-3542; at the AIFBY Chamber of Commerce, 9 61687 Gateway Blvd., Suite 101G (at A1Aand Amelia Island Parkway), 261-3248; and at Harrisons Mercantile at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Spa and Shops, 432-2218. Tickets are $20 at the door, and always f ree for all students. For information call 225-0575 on weekdays.
8B W EDNESDAY M ARCH 26, 2014 /News-Leader CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That RMC USAB LIFT LLC The holder of the following certificate(siled said certificate(sor the tax deed to be issued thereon.The certificate number(sear of issuance,the description of property,and name(sw hich it is assessed are as follows: File Number: 2013-068-TD Certificate Number: 1113 Parcel Number: 2 2-2N-25-1460-0003-0000 Year of Issuance: 2011 Description of Property: LOT 3 IN OR 1519/406 NORTH DEERWOOD EST PB 6/173A ssessed To: THIAM GUY All of the above property is located in Nassau County,In the State of Florida. Unless such certificate(s be redeemed according to Law,the property described in such certificate or certificates will be sold to the Highest Bidder at the MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY JUDICIAL ANNEX, 76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE, FL.on the 8th day of April,2014, between the hours of 11:00 a.m.and 2:00 p.m.The Clerk of Cours Office Policy is to hold the sale at 11:30 a.m. JOHN A.CRAWFORD NASSAU COUNT CLERK OF COURT By/s/ Rhoda Goodwin 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 at (904 4600 press 0,at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance,or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired,call 711. 4t 3-5/12/19/26-20 4032 ---------NO TICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That US BANK CIF FL DUNDEE LIEN The holder of the following cert if icate(siled said certificate(sor the tax deed to be issued thereon.The certificate number(s ear of issuance,the description of property,and name(s which it is assessed are as follows: File Number: 2013-069-TD Cer tif icate Number: 1104 Parcel Number: 19-2N-25-0000-0149-0020 Year of Issuance: 2011 Description of Property: IN OR 1649/797 Assessed T o: WINDER VI LLC All of the above property is located in Nassau County,In the State of Flor ida. Unless such certificate(s be redeemed according to Law,the property describedi n such certificate or certificates will be sold to the Highest Bidder at the MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY JUDICIAL ANNEX,7 6347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE, FL.on the 8th day of April,2014, between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. The Clerk of Cours Office Policy is to hold the sale at 11:30 a.m. JOHN A. CRA WFORD NASSAU COUNTY CLERK OF COURT BY/S/ Rhoda Goodwin DEPUTY CLERK If y ou ar e a per son with a disa bility w ho needs an y 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 AD A Coor dinator at (904 4600 press 0,at least 7 days before your scheduled court a ppear ance, or immediately upon r e ceiving this notif ica tion if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if y ou are hearing or v oice impair ed,call 711. 4t 3-5/12/19/26-2014 4033 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 4TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. C ASE No.: 2011-C A-573 DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY,TRUSTEE POOLING AND SERVICING A GREEMENT DATED AS OF JUNE 1,2007 SECURITIZED ASSET B A CKED RECEIVABLES LLC TRUST 2007-BR5, Plaintiff, Mar k A. Caldw ell and Betty Caldwell, Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Summary Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated March 6,2014,and entered in Case No.2011-CA573 of the Cir cuit Cour t of the 4th Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County Flor ida,wherein DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY,TRUSTEE POOLING A ND SER VICING AGREEMENT DATED AS OF JUNE 1,2007 SECURITIZED ASSET BACKED RECEIVABLES LLC T RUST 2007-BR5,is Plaintiff and Mark A.Caldwell and Betty Caldwell,are Defendants,I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the entrance of the Judicial Annex County Cour thouse,76347, Veterans Way,Yulee,FL 32097 begin at 11:30 ocloc k A.M. on the 30 day of April,2014, the f ollo wing descr ibed pr oper ty as set f or th in said Summary Final Judgment,to wit: SITUATE IN THE COUNTY OF NASSAU,STATE OP FLORIDA,TOWIT. A PART OP THE SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF THE SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF SECTION 3,TOWNSHIP 1 SOUTH, RANGE 24 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY FLORIDA,BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLO WS: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF SAID SEC TION 3; THENCE NOR TH 89 DEGREES EAST ALONG THE SOUTHERL Y LINE OF SAID SEC TION,SAID LINE ALSO BEING COINCIDENT WITH THE NOR THERL Y RIGHT OF W A Y LINE OF PLUMMER ROAD ( A 66 FOOT RIGHT OF WAY) 4411.7 FEET; THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 07EAST ALONG THE EASTERL Y RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF A 60 FOOT STREET,327.5 FEET T O THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE NORTH 00 DEGREES 07 EAST 218 FEET ; THENCE NOR TH 89 EAST 200 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 07 WEST 218 FEET0 THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES WEST 200 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING CONT AINING 1 ACRES,MORE OR LESS. Street Address: 11331 Waterloo Place,Bryceville,FL.32009 and all fixtures and personal pr operty located therein or ther eon, which are included as security in Plaintifs mortgage. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus funds from the sale,if any,other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated at Fernandina Beach,Nassau County,Florida,t his 6 day of March,2014. John A.Crawford Clerk of said Circuit Court By: /s/Tracy Poore As Deputy ClerkC larfield,Okon,Salomone, & Pincus,P .L. Attorney for Plaintiff 500 S.Australian Avenue, Suite 730 W est Palm Beach,FL 33401 (561 2t 3-26-2014,4-2014 4072 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 45-2013-CA-000627 COMMUNITY FIRST CREDIT UNION OF FLORIDA, Plaintiff, VS. DONALD E.HARDIN ALSO KNOWN AS DONALD EDWIN HARDIN,SR.ALSO KNOWN AS DONALD EDWIN HARDIN,et al, Defendant(s NOTICE OF ACTION To: RUTH G.HARDIN ALSO KNOWN AS RUTH ANNETTE HARDIN ALSO KNOWN AS RUTH A.HARDIN Last Known Address: 86257 Spring Meadow Rd Yulee,FL 32097-5812 Current Address: Unknown ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH,UNDER,AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANT(S WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE,WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES,HEIRS,DEVISEES,GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS Last Known Address: Unkno wn Current Address: Unknown YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following property in Nassau County,Florida: P ARCEL 1:A PORTION OF THE JOHN VAUGHAN GRANT,SECTION 52,TOWNSHIP 3 NORTH, RANGE 27 EAST ,NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA.SAID PORTION BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:FOR A POINT OF REFERENCE COMMENCE AT THE NOR THEAST CORNER OF LOT AOF ROBERTSHIGHLANDS ACCORDING TO PLAT RECORDED IN THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF SAID COUNTY IN PLATBOOK 5 P AGE 5,AND RUN NORTH 72 DEGREES 10 MINUTES EAST ALONG THE SOUTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF THE SEAB-O ARD CO ASTLINE RAILRO AD A 120 FOOT RIGHT OF WAY A DISTANCE OF 1,646.80 FEET TOA POINT; RUN THENCE SOUTH 1 7 DEGREES 59 MINUTES EAST A DIST ANCE OF 910.75 FEET T O A POINT ; RUN THENCE NOR TH 67 DEGREES 57 MINUTES 40 SECONDS EAST A DISTANCE OF2 85.0 FEET TO A POINT; RUN THENCE NORTH 64 DEGREES 40 MINUTES 10 SECONDS EAST A DIST ANCE OF 264.85 FEET TO A POINT; RUN THENCE NORTH 65 DEGREES 49 MINUTES EAST A DIST ANCE OF 921.19 FEET T O A POINT; RUN THENCE SOUTH 28 DEGREES 31 MINUTES,40 SECONDS EAST,A DISTANCE OF 75.0 FEET TO AN IRON PIPE FOR THE POINT OF BEGINNING FROM THE POINT OF BEGIN NING THUS DESCRIBED CONTINUE SOUTH 28 DEGREES 31 MINUTES,40 SECONDS EAST A DISTANCE OF 101.12 FEET TO AN IRON PIPE; RUN THENCE NOR TH 65 DEGREE 49 MINUTES EAST A DISTANCE OF 476.28 FEET TO AN IRON PIPE; CONTINUE NOR TH 65 DEGREES 49 MINUTES EAST A DIST ANCE OF 12.0 FEET MORE OR LESS TO THE WATERS OF LOFTON CREEK; RUN THENCE IN A NORTHWESTERL Y DIRECTION ALONG SAID WATER TO A POINT WHERE SAID WATERS IS INTERSECTED BY A LINE THAT BEARS NORTH 65 DEGREES 49 MINUTES EAST FROM THE POINT OF BEGINNING; RUN THENCE SOUTH 65 DEGREES 49 MINUTES WEST A DIST ANCE OF 15.0 FEET MORE OR LESS TO AN IRON PIPE; CONTINUE SOUTH 65 DEGREES 49 MINUTES WEST A DISTANCE OF 416.21 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING.THE WESTERLY 3 0.0 FEET OF THE ABOVE DESCRIBED LANDS IS HEREBY RESERVED AS AN EASEMENT FOR INGRESS AND EGRESS PURPOSES.PARCEL 2:A PORTION OF THE JOHN VAUGHAN GRANT,SECTION 52,TOWNSHIP 3 NORTH RANGE 27 EAST NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA.SAID PORTION BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: FOR A POINT OFREFERENCE COMMENCE AT THE NOR THEAST CORNER OF LO T AOF ROBERTS HIGHLANDS ,A CCORDING TO PLAT RECORDED IN THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF SAID COUNTY IN PLA T BOOK 5P A GE 5, AND RUN NORTH 72 DEGREES 10 MINUTES EAST ALONG THE SOUTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF T HE SEABOARD COASTLINE RAILROAD A 120 FOOT RIGHT OF WAY A DISTANCE OF 1,646.80 FEET TO A POINT; RUN THENCE SOUTH 17 DEGREES 59 MINUTES EAST A DISTANCE OF 910.75 FEET TO A POINT; RUN THENCE NORTH 67 DEGREES 57 MINUTES 40 SECONDS EAST A DISTANCE OF 285.0 FEET TO A POINT ; RUN THENCE NOR TH 64 DEGREES 40 MINUTES 10 SEC ONDS EAST A DISTANCE OF 464.85 FEET TO A POINT; RUN THENCE NORTH 65 DEGREES 49 MINUTES EAST A DISTANCE OF 921.19 FEET TO A POINT; RUN THENCE SOUTH 28 DEGREES 31 MINUTES 40 SECONDS WEST A DISTANCE OF 176.12 FEET TO AN IRON PIPE FOR THE POINT OF BEGINNING .FROM THE POINT OF BEGINNING THUS DESCRIBED CONTINUE SOUTH 28 DEGREES 31 MINUTES 40 SECONDS EAST A DIST ANCE OF 50.0 FEET T O AN IRON PIPE; RUN THENCE NORTH 65 DEGREES 49 MINUTES EAST A DIST ANCE OF 507.09 FEET TO AN IRON PIPE; CONTINUE NORTH 65 DEGREES 49 MINUTES EAST A DIST ANCE OF 17.0 FEET MORE OR LESS TO THE WATERS OF LOFTON CREEK; RUN THENCE IN A NORTHWESTERLY DIRECTION ALONG SAID WATERS WHERE SAID WATERS IS INTERSECTED BY A LINE THAT BEARS NORTH 65 DEGREES 49 MINUTES EAST FROM THE POINT OF BEGINNING; RUN THENCE SOUTH 65 DEGREES 49 MINUTES WEST A DIST ANCE OF 12.0 FEET MORE OR LESS TO AN IRON PIPE CONTINUE SOUTH 65 DEGREES 49 MINUTES WEST A DISTANCE OF 476.28 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. A/K/A 86110 JENNY LN YULEE FL 32097-3333 has been f iled against you and y ou ar e required to serve a copy of your written defenses within 30 days after the first publication,if any,on Albertelli Law,Plaintifs attorney,whose address is P .O.Box 23028, Tampa,FL 33623,and file the original with this Court either before service on Plaintiffs attorney,or immediately thereafter; otherwise,a default will be entered against you for ther elief demanded in the Complaint or petition. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this court on this 6th day of March,2014.J ohn A.Crawford Clerk of the Circuit Court By:/s/ Karen J.Lockett Deputy Clerk Albertelli LawP .O.Box 23028 Tampa,FL 33623 See the Americans with Disabilities Act 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 (904 4600 press 0,at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance,or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired,call 771. Phone (904 Fax: (904 TTD/TTY Dial 711 E-Mail caIewis@nassauclerk.com 2t 3-19/26-2014 4074 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY FLORIDA. CASE NUMBER: 45-2010-DP-27 IN THE INTEREST OF: T.F.A.DOB: 08/17/2002 A MINOR CHILD SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF ACTION BY PUBLICATION FOR TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS THE STATE OF FLORIDA T O: Virginia Marie Nelson f/k/a Virginia Marie Alvarez Address unknown YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a petition has been filed in the above-styled Court by t he ST ATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES for termination of parental r ights and permanent commitment for subsequent adoption of the above named male child T.F.A.born on August 17,2002 in Duval County,Florida.You are hereb y comm anded to a ppear before the Honorable General Magistrate Franklin F.Akel,at the Nassau County Judicial Annex,Third Floor Courtroom A, 76347 Veterans Way,Yulee Flor ida 32097 at the hour of 1:00,P .M.oclock on April 25, 2014.You must appear at the hear ing on the date and time specified. YOUR FAILURE TO PERSONALLY APPEAR FOR THIS ADVI-S ORY HEARING CONSTITUTES CONSENT T O THE TERMINATION OF P ARENT AL RIGHTS T O THIS CHILD.IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECI-F IED YOU MAY LOSE ALL LEGAL RIGHTS TO THE CHILD NAMED IN THE PETITION. Pur suant to Sections 39.804 (4d6g Florida Statutes (2013ou are her eb y inf or med of the av ail ability of private placement with an adoption entity,as defined in Section 63.032(3 the Florida Statutes (2013 Individuals with disa bilities needing a r easona ble accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the ADA Coordinator as soon as possible,telephone (904ing or v oice impair ed call 711. WITNESS my hand as clerk of said Court and the Seal ther eof this 6th day of Mar ch, 2014. John Crawford as Clerk of Said Court By:/s/Meg an Sawyer As Deputy Cler k L. Ann Hendricks,Esquire Senior Attorney/ Childrens Legal Services Florida Bar No.: 0834394 STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES 463688 State Road 200, Suite 3 Yulee,FL 32097 (904 4t 3-19/26-2014 & 4-2/9-2014 4075 ---------I N THE CIRCUIT COUR T OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSA U COUNTY FLORID A CASE NO.2012-CA-0000802A WELLS FARGO BANK,N.A Plaintiff, v. JESSIE WARREN MURRAY A/K/A JESSIE W.MURRAY; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF JESSIE WARREN MURRAY A/K/A JESSIE W.MURRAY; UNKNOWN TENANT 1; UNKNO WN TENANT 2; AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST THE ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANT(SWHO (IS/ARE NO T KNO WN T O BE DEAD OR ALIVE,WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIM AS HEIRS,DEVISEES,GRANTEES, A SSIGNEES,LIENORS,CREDITORS,TRUSTEES,SPOUSES,OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; AMELIA SOUTH,INC. Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE Notice is her eby given that, pursuant to the Summary Final Judgment of For eclosur e entered on March 06,2014 in this cause, in the Cir cuit Cour t of Nassau County Flor ida, the clerk shall sell the property situated in Nassau County, Florida,described as: CONDOMINIUM UNIT E-2 AND CLASS I CARPORT 1-52 OF AMELIA SOUTH,A CONDOMINIUM ACCORDING TO THE DECLARATION OF CONDOMINIUM OWNERSHIP OF AMELIA SOUTH, A CONDO MINIUM,FILED JANUARY 8,1975, AND RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 187,PAGE 224, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSA U COUNTY FLORID A, AS MODIFIED BY INSTRUMENT RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 208,PAGE 534,AS FURTHER MODIFIED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 245, PAGE 156,OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 322,PAGE 405,OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 417,PAGE 31, OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 417, P AGE 32,OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 507,PAGE 192,OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 507, P AGE 193 AND OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 507, P A GE 194, OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 597, P A GE 76, OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 597, P A GE 77, OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 597,PAGE 78,OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 597,PAGE 79, OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 597, PAGE 80,AND OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 795,PAGE 1094. a/k/a 3350 S FLETCHER AVE UNIT E2, FERNANDINA BEACH, FL 32034-4380 at public sale,to the highest and best bidder,for cash, at the Nassau County Judicial Annex,76347 Veterans Way, Yulee,FL 32097,on April 22, 2014 beginning at 11:30 AM. If you are a person claiming a right to funds remaining after the sale,you must file a claim with the clerk no later than 60 days after the sale.If you fail tof ile a claim you will not be entitled to any remaining funds. Dated this 6 day of March, 2014. John A.CrawfordC lerk of the Circuit Court By:/s/ Tracy Poore Deputy Clerk DOUGLAS C.ZAHM,P .A. 12425 28TH STREET NORTH,S UITE 200 ST.PETERSBURG,FL 33716 AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA) NOTICE: INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES NEEDING A REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHOULD CONTACT THE COURT ADMINISTRATORS OFFICE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.TELEPHONE (904IF HEARING IMPAIRED,1-800-955-8771 (TTDV VIA FLORIDA RELAY SERVICE. 2t 3-19/26-2014 4076 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NO. 45-2012-CA-000522 WELLS FARGO BANK,N.A. Plaintiff, v. JEFFREY A.LAPOINTE A/K/A JEFFREY A.LAPOINTE SR.; RACHELLE D.LAPOINTE; UNKNOWN TENANT I; UNKNOWN TENANT 2; AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY,THROUGH,UNDER OR AGAINST THE ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANT(SWHO (IS/ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE,WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIM AS HEIRS,DEVISEES,GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES,LIENORS,CREDITORS,TRUSTEES,SPOUSES,OR O THER CLAIMANTS; CITIFINANCIAL EQUITY SERVICES,INC. Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to the Summary Final J udgment of For eclosure entered on March 06,2014 in this cause,in the Circuit Court of Nassau County ,Florida,the clerk shall sell the property situated in Nassau County, Florida,described as: A PORTION OF GOVERNMENT LOT 4,SECTION 27, T O WNSHIP 2 NOR TH, RANGE 25 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA.BEING ALSO A PORTION OF THE LANDS DESCRIBED IN DEED RECORDED IN THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF SAID COUN TY IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 147,PAGE 173.SAID PORTION BEING MORE PARTICULARL Y DESCRIBED AS FOL LOWS: FOR A POINT OF REFERENCE,COMMENCE AT THES OUTHWEST CORNER OF SECTION 27 AFOREMENTIONED; AND RUN NOR TH 1 DEGREE 19WEST ALONG WESTERLY LINE OF SAID SECTION,A DIS-T ANCE OF 838.40 FEET; RUN THENCE NORTH 89 DEGREES 14EAST,A DISTANCE OF 838.06 FEET ; RUN THENCE NORTH 01 DEGREES 21 WEST,A DISTANCE OF 722.75 FEET T O SOUTHERL Y RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF BURGESS ROAD (A 60.0 FOOT RIGHT OF WAY); RUN THENCE NORTH 86 DEGREES 22WEST ALONG SAID SOUTHERL Y RIGHT OF W A Y A DIST ANCE OF 341.06 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING.FROM POINT OF BEGINNING THUS DESCRIBED,CONTINUE NORTH 86 DEGREES 22 WEST ALONG SAID SOUTHERLY RIGHT OF W A Y,A DISTANCE OF 265.96 FEET TO EASTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF CRAIG MARSH RO AD (A 60.0 FOO T RIGHT OF W A Y); RUN THENCE SOUTH 15 DEGREES 52 EAST ALONG SAID EASTERLY RIGHT OF WAY,A DISTANCE OF 209.17 FEET T O BEGINNING OF A CUR VE CONCAVE TO THE NOR THEASTERLY,HAVING A RADIUS OF 137.75 FEET; RUN THENCE IN A SOUTHEASTERLY DIRECTION ALONG SAID EASTERLY RIGHT OF,WAY AND ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CUR VE, A CHORD DISTANCE OF 141.09 FEET TO POINT OF TANGENCY (THE BEARING OF THE AFOREMENTIONED CHORD BEING SOUTH 46 DEGREES 40EAST); RUN T HENCE SOUTH 77 DEGREES 28EAST CONTINUING ALONG SAID RIGHT OF WAY LINE, A DIST ANCE OF 107.38 FEET; RUN THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 08EAST,A DISTANCE OF 304.44 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING TOGETHER WITH A 1986 OMNI TRAILERS,INC.MOBILE HOME LOCATED THEREON AS A PERMANET FIXTURE AND AN APPURTENANCE THERETO.VIN NUMBER 0M9720A, TITLE NUM BER 43470514 AND VIN NUMBER 0M9720B, TITLE NUMBER 43249481. a/k/a 54632 MARSH RD., C A LLAHAN, FL 32011-8559 at public sale,to the highest and best bidder,for cash, at the Nassau County Judicial A nnex,76347 Veterans Way, Yulee,FL 32097,on April 22, 2014 beginning at 11:30 AM. If you are a person claiming a right to funds remaining after the sale,you must file a claim with the cler k no later than 60 days after the sale.If y ou f ail to file a claim you will not be entitled to any remaining funds Dated this 6 day of March,2014. John A.Crawford Clerk of the Circuit Court By:/s/Tracy Poore Deputy Clerk DOUGLAS C.ZAHM,P .A. 12425 28th Street North, Suite 200 ST.PETERSBURG,FL 33716 EFILING@DCZAHM.COM AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES A CT (AD A) NOTICE: INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES NEEDING A REASONABLE A CCOMMOD A TION T O PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHOULD CONT A CT THE COUR T ADMINISTRATORS OFFICE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.TELEPHONE (904 IF HEAR ING IMPAIRED,1-800-955-8771 (TTDV VIA FLORIDA RELAY SERVICE. 2t 3-19/26-2014 4077 ---------NO TICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NO TICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That US B ANK CUST ODIAN FOR TRC SPE LLC The holder of the f ollo wing cer tificate(siled said certificate(sor the tax deed to be issued ther eon. The cer tif icate number(sear of issuance,the description of property,and name(shich it is assessed are as follows: File Number: 2014-001-TD Cer tif icate Number: 2685 Parcel Number: 40-2N-28-5060-0011-0000 Year of Issuance: 2011 Description of Property: LOT 11& S-1 OF LOT 12 IN OR 1348/453 ONEIL HEIGHTS #1 PB 3/56 Assessed To: RONALD CHABOT, GLORIA CHABOT,SCOTT MEENA,MARY HORGAN All of the above property is located in Nassau County,I n the State of Florida. Unless such certificate(s be redeemed according to Law,the property described in such certificate or certifi-c ates will be sold to the Highest Bidder at the MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY JUDICIAL ANNEX, 76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE,F L.on the 22nd day of April, 2014,between the hours of 11:00 a.m.and 2:00 p.m.The Clerk of Cours Office Policy is to hold the sale at 11:30 a.m. JOHN A.CRAWFORD NASSAU COUNTY CLERK OF COURT BY /S/ RHODA GOODWIN RHODA GOODWIN, 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 at (904 4600 press 0,at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance,or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired,call 711. 4t 3-19/26-2014 & 4-2/9-2014 4078 ---------REZONING NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Tuesday,the 1st day of April 2014,at 7:00 P .M.the Planning and Zoning Board of Nassau County will hold a public hearing at the Commission Chambers,James S.Page Governmental Complex, 96135 Nassau Place,Yulee, Florida 32097 to consider application No.R14-003 for rezoning. Also,be it known that on Monday,the 28th of day of April 2014,at 7:00 P .M.,the Board of County Commis-sioners of Nassau County will hold a public hearing on the said a pplication for Rezoning No. R14-003,at the Commission Chambers,James S.Page Complex location concer ning the following described property in Nassau County. Location for the above described property is: East side of CR107,on Woodbridge P ar kw ay tax par cel # 40-2N28-0000-0061-0120,40-2N-280000-0061-0130,41-2N-28-00000008-0090 and 41-2N-280000-0008-0080. R14-003 pr oposes to rezone a ppr o ximately 27.11 acres from Planned Unit Development/Residential General 1 (PUD/RG-1 Development (PUD This application is filed by: Synovus Bank,owner andG illette and Associates,Inc., agent. All inter ested par ties ar e invited to attend the public hearings and to be heard.C opies of the Application and supporting information are available for inspection in the of f ice of the Nassau County Growth Management Department,96161 Nassau Place,Y ulee, FL 32097. Comments may also be directed in writing to the Growth Management Department,emailed to email@example.com,or r eceiv e d b y telephone at (904 All comments will become a part of the record in this matter. This hearing will be conducted as a quasi-judicial hearing. P er sons with disa bilities requiring accommodations in order to participate in this progr am or activity should con tact the Gr o wth Management Department (904or Florida Relay Service (1-800955-8771) at least tw enty-four (24 s in adv ance to r equest such accommodation. THE PUBLIC IS INVITED TO BE PRESENT AND BE HEARD.IF A PERSON WISHES TO APPEAL ANY DECISION MADE BY THE BOARD,AGENCY OR COMMISSION WITH RESPECT TO ANY MATTER CONSIDERED AT SUCH MEETING OR HEARING,HE WILL NEED A RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS AND FOR THAT PURPOSE,MAY NEED TO ENSURE T HA T A VERBATIM RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS IS MADE, WHICH RECORD INCLUDES THE TESTIMONY AND EVIDENCE UPON WHICH THE APPEAL IS TO BE BASED. The Planning and Zoning Board may continue hearing on this matter. PLANNING AND ZONING BOARD OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA /s/ Thomas Ford Its: Chair m an 2t 3-19/26-2014 4079 ---------NOTICE OF SMALL-SCALE AMENDMENT NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Tuesday,the 1st day April 2014,at 7:00 p.m.,the P lanning and Zoning Board of Nassau County will hold a public hearing at the Commission Chambers,James S.Page Governmental Complex, 96135 Nassau Place,Yulee, Flor ida 32097; to consider an amendment to the Nassau County Compr ehensiv e Plan Future Land Use Map (FLUM No.CP A14-003. Also be it kno wn that on Monday the 28th day of April 2014,at 7:00 p.m.,the Board of County Commissioners of Nassau County will hold a public hearing on the said petition for an amendment to the Nassau County Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map (FLUM application No.CPA14-003 at the Commission Chamber s James S.Page Complex location concer ning the f ollo wing described property in Nassau County The str eet addr ess and/or location for the above descr ibed pr oper ty is: East side of CR107,on Woodbridge Parkway,tax parcel # 40-2N28-0000-0061-0120 and 40-2N28-0000-0061-0130. This application filed by: Synovus Bank,owner and Gillette and Associates,Inc., agent. This property is classified on the FLUM as Lo w Density Residential and a change is r equested to High Density Residential on a ppr o xim ately 8.0 acres. All inter ested par ties ar e invited to attend the public hearing and to be heard. Copies of the Application and supporting information are available for inspection in the office of the Nassau County Growth Management Department, 96161 Nassau Place, Y ulee, FL 32097.Comments may also be directed in writing to the Growth Management Department,emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org,or received by telephone at (904All comments will become a part of the record in this smatter. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in order to participate in this pro-g ram or activity should contact 491-3606 at least twentyfour (24s in advance to request such accommodation. T HE PUBLIC IS INVITED TO BE PRESENT AND BE HEARD.IF A PERSON DECIDES TO APPEAL ANY DECISION MADE BY THE BOARD,AGENCY OR COM-M ISSION WITH RESPECT TO ANY MATTER CONSIDERED AT SUCH MEETING OR HEARING,HE WILL NEED A RECORD TO ENSURE THAT A VERBATIM RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS IS MADE, WHICH RECORD INCLUDES THE TESTIMONY AND EVIDENCE UPON WHICH THE APPEAL IS TO BE BASED. The Board of County Commissioners may continue hearings on this matter. Chairman Ford Nassau County Planning & Zoning Board Nassau County,Florida All persons interested are notified to be present and they will be heard at the public hearing before the Board of County Commissioners as herein above stated. John Crawford Clerk of the Circuit Court Nassau County,Florida 2t 3-19/26-2014 4080 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. CASE NO.: 2014-DR-34 DIVISION: B IN RE: ESTATE OF JOHN H.MAIOLI,III, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of,deceased,File Number 2013-CP-264,is pending in the Cir cuit Court for Nassau County,Florida, Probate Division,the address of which 76347 Veterans Way, Yulee,FL 32097.The names and addresses of the personal repr esentative(s sonal representatives attorney are set forth below. All cr editors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice has been served must file their claims with this Cour t WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE 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 persons having claims or dem ands ag ainst the decedents estate must file their claims with this Court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THED ATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NO TICE. ALL CLAIMS NO T FILED WITH IN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THEF LORIDA STATUTES WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FOR TH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2 YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS D A TE OF DEA TH IS BARRED. The date of the first publication of this Notice is March 19,2014. Attor ne y f or Personal Repr esentativ e: H.Price Poole,Jr.,Esquire Florida Bar No.0157674 303 Centre Street,Suite 200 Fernandina Beach,FL 32034 Telephone:(904 hppoole@bellsouth,net Personal Representative: Janice G.Maioli 196100 Nassau Lak es Cir cle F e r nandina Beach, FL 32034 2t 3-19/26-2014 4081 ---------LEGAL DEADLINE IS NOON FRID AY.CALL 261-3696 FOR LEGAL INFORMA TION. IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NO: 13-000444-CA JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NA TIONAL ASSOCIATION Plaintiff, VS.J AMES ARTE FLANAGAN,III,ET AL., Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION T O: J AMES ARTE FLANAGAN III, 86106 KNOTTED OAK WAY YULEE,FL 32097,BELINDA J. FLANA GAN 86106 KNO TTED OAK WAY YULEE,FL 32097, UNKNOWN TENANT I 86106 KNOTTED OAK WAY YULEE,FL 32097,UNKNOWN TENANT II 86106 KNOTTED OAK WAY YULEE,FL 32097,LAST KNOWN ADDRESS STATED,CURRENT RESIDENCE UNKNOWN YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to f or eclose Mortgage covering the follo wing r eal and per sonal property described as follows,towit: LO T 120 OF HICK OR Y VIL LAGE PHASE THREE,ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6, P AGES 372-373,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses ,if any,to it on Monica D. Shepard Butler & Hosch,PA., 3185 South Conw ay Road, Suite E,Orlando,Florida 32812 and f ile the or iginal with the Cler k of the a bo v e-styled Court on or before 30 days from the first publication,otherwise a Judgment may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. WITNESS my hand and seal of said Court on the 13 day of March,2014. AMERIC ANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT.If you are a person with a disa bility w ho needs any accommodation in order to par ticipate in this pr oceed ing, y ou ar e entitled at no cost to you,to the provision of certain assistance. Please con tact the ADA Coordinator for the circuit court system at crtintr email@example.com or (904 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time bef ore the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you ar e hear ing or voice impaired, call 711. John A, Cr awf ord CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COUR T By:/s/ Karen J.Lockett Def aultLink, Inc. Attn: Publication Department 13800 Montfort Drive,Suite 130 Dallas TX 75240 Email: DLIPublications@defaultlink.corn Fax: (866 2t 3-19/26-2014 4083 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No.2013-CP-142 & 2013-CP-145 IN RE: ESTATE OF WALTER CLARENCE COOPER Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Walter ClarenceC ooper,deceased,whose date of death was April 25, 2013,is pending in the Circuit Court for Nassau County, Florida,Probate Division,thea ddress of which is 76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,FL 32097. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representa-t ives 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 3/26/14. Attorney for Personal Representative: Patricia K.Hawkins Attorney for Annette Wilbert Florida Bar Number: 0035873 1000 Vicars Landing Way,F-101 P onte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082 Telephone: (704 Fax: (904 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org S econdar yE-Mail: email@example.com Annette Wilbert 303SW 54th Dr ive Gainesville,FL 32607 2t 3-26-2014 & 4-2-2014 4085 ---------JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NO.45-2012-CA-000894 E TRADE BANK, Plaintiff, vs ROBER T A. QUICK; FLORENCE B.QUICK A/K/A FLORENCE BARBARA QUICK,ET AL. Def endants RE-NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN p ursuant to a Final Judgment of For eclosur e dated J anuary 21, 2014, and enter ed in Case No.45-2012-CA-000894,of the Circuit Court of the FourthJ udicial Circuit in and for NASSAU County,Florida.E TRADE BANK (hereafter Plaintiff),is Plaintif f and ROBER T A.QUICK; FLORENCE B.QUICK A/k/A FLORENCE BARBARA QUICK; VYST AR CREDIT UNION; MEAD OWFIELD OWNERS ASSOCIATION,INC,are defendants.I will soli to the highest and best bidder for cash at the front entr ance of the Judicial Annex, at 11:30 a.m., on the 22nd day of April,2014,the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment,to wit: LOT 112,OF MEADOWFIELD UNIT THREE, A CCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF,AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOR 6,PAGES 321323, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSA U COUNTY FLORID A. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in or der to par ticipate in this pr oceeding, y ou are entitled,at no cost to y ou,to the provision of certain assistance.To request such an accommodation,please contact Court Administration at least three business days prior to the required service by using one of the f ollo wing methods: Phone (904 2564; Fax (904TTD/ TTY (800) 955-8770 (Flor ida Relay Ser vice). E-Mail crtintrpAcoi.net. D ated this 12 day of March,2014: JOIN A CRAWFORD CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COUR T By:/s/ Karen J.Lockett As Deputy Clerk Van Ness Law Firm,PLC 1239 E.Newport Center Drive, Ste.110 Deerfield Beach,FL 33442 Any person gaining an interest in the surplus from the sale, itany,other than the property o wner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. 2t 3-26-2014 & 4-2-2014 4086 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 4TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT,IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY, F LORIDA CASE No.10-CA-000740 U.S.BANK,NATIONAL ASSOCIATION,AS TRUSTEE UNDER SECURITIZATION SERVICING AGREEMENT DATED AS OF FEBRU ARY 1,2007 STRUCTURED ASSET SECURITIES CORPORATION MOR TGA GE PASSTHROUGH CERTIFICATES,SERIES 2007-BC2, VS. Bart L.Hiter, Defendant. NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Consent to Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated ,and entered in Case No.10-CA-000740,of the Cir cuit Cour t of the 4th Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County Flor ida,wherein U.S. BANK,NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE UNDER SECU RITIZA TION SER VICING A GREE MENT DATED AS OF FEBRUARY 1, 2007 STRUCTURED ASSET SECURITIES CORPORATION MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CER TIFIC A TES SERIES 2007-BC2, is Plaintiff and Bart L.Hiter is Defendant,I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the entrance of the Judicial Annex County Courthouse,76347 Veterans Way, Y ulee, FL 32097 begin at 11:30 A.M.on the 27 day of May, 2014, the f ollo wing descr ibed pr oper ty as set f or th in said Consent Final Judgment,to wit: ALL THAT CERTAIN LOT,PIECE OR PARCEL OF LAND SITUATE, LYING AND BEING IN THE CITY OF FERNANDINA BEACH,(FORMERLY NAMED FERNANDINA ), COUNTY OF NASSAU AND STATE OF FLORIDA AND BEING FURTHER DESCRIBED ACCORDING TO THE OFFICIAL MAP OR PLAT OF SAID CITY,AS LITHOGRAPHED AND ISSUED BY THE FLORIDA RAILROAD COMPA-N Y IN 1857 AND ENLARGED, REVISED AND REISSUED BY THE FLORIDA TOWN IMPROVEMENT COMPANY IN 1887 AND 1901, AS: THE EASTERLY 47.72 FEET OFL OTS 81,82,83 AND 84 IN BLOCK 241. Located: 1320 A Elm Street, Fernandina Beach,FL 32034 and all fixtures and pers onal property located therein or thereon,which are included as security in Plaintifs mortgage. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus funds from the sale,if any,other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated at Fernandina Beach, Nassau County,Florida,this 14 day of March,2014. John A.Crawford Clerk of said Circuit Court By:/s/ Karen J.Lockett As Deputy Clerk Clarfield,Okon, Salomone,& Pincus,P .L. Attorney for Plaintiff 500 S.Australian Avenue, Suite 730 West Palm Beach,FL 33401 (561 2t 3-26-2014 & 4-2-2014 4087 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NO.: 14-CA-118 IN RE: FORFEITURE OF THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED PROPERTY: 1996 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO VIN #2G1WW12M5T9184272 BILL LEEPER,as Sheriff of Nassau County,Florida Plaintiff, VS. MICHAEL DESMOND MOBLEY and CAROLYN WILLIAMS MOBLEY, Claimants. NOTICE OF F ORFEITURE COMPLAINT TO: ALL PERSONS CLAIMING A SECURITY OR OTHER INTEREST IN THE ABOVE-DESCRIBED PROPERTY The above-described property was seized,pursuant to the provisions of the Florida Contraband Forfeiture Act, Flor ida Statutes Section 932.701-706,by the Nassau County Sheriffs Office on February 13,2014,at or in the vicinity of 76001 Bobby Moore Cir cle,Yulee,Florida.The Nassau County Sher if fs Of fice is currently in possession of said property and has filed a Complaint f or the pur pose of forfeiture of said property in the Circuit Court of the Fourth Judicial Circuit of Florida.Ino rder to protect your rights you m ust f ile an Answer to the Complaint with the Cler k of the Circuit Court,Nassau County Judicial Annex,Nas-s au,Florida,within twenty (20 days of this publication.You must also serve a copy of your Answ er on Plaintif fs counsel, Bobby Lippelman,Esquire, Nassau County Sheriffs Office, 76001 Bobb y Moor e Cir cle, Yulee,Florida 32097.Failure to do so may result in the entry ofa default against you and a Final Order of Forfeiture of the a bo v e-described property. I CER TIFY that a cop y of the Notice of Forfeiture Proceedings be delivered to the appropriate newspaper for publication.Dated this 17th day of March,2014. JOHN A. CRA WFORD Clerk of the Court /s/Megan Sawyer Deputy Cler k INDIVIDU A LS WITH DISABILI TIES A REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN MS PROCEEDING SHOULD CONT A CT THE NASSAU COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE AT (904 548-4072 WITHIN TWO WORKING DAYS AFTER RECEIPT OF THIS NOTICE IF YOU ARE HEARING IMPAIRED 1-800-955-8771 (TDDvVIA FLORIDA RELAY SERVICE. 2t 3-26-2014 & 4-2-2014 4088 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR NASSA U COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION F ILE NO .: 14-CP-47 DIVISION: B IN RE: ESTATE OF JOSEPHINE C A THERINE VIT O Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the ancillary estate of JOSEPHINE CATHERINE VITO,deceased, File Number 14-CP-47,is pending in the Circuit Court for Nassau County,Florida,Probate Division,the address of w hich is Nassau County Cour thouse,76347 VeteransWay, Suite 456, Y ulee, Florida 32097. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the per s onal r epr esenta tives attorney are set forth below. ALL CREDITORS ARE NOTIF IED THAT: All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is served m ust file their claims with this Court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NO TICE OR THIR TY D AYS AFTER THE D A TE OF SER VICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against the decedents estate must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THREE MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NO TICE. ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS NO T SO FILED WILL BE FOREV ER BARRED. The date of f ir st Publication of this Notice is Mar ch 26, 2014 Attorney for Personal Repr esentativ e: KATHRYN KNEE,Esquire Florida Bar No.: 849571 KA THR YN KNEE, P .A. 1027 South 8th Street Fernandina Beach,FL 32034 (904 Personal Representative: TERESSA S. MOODY 1980 Palifox Drive Atlanta, GA 30307 2t 3-26-2014 & 4-2-2014 4091 LEGAL DEADLINE IS NOON MOND A YS. 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Call 261-3696 and find out how to put your advertising dollars to work for you! 904-277-6700Weekly SWIMMINGPOOLSERVICEPool Resurfacing &Brick Paver work Help wanted at Fernandina BeachGolf Club. Positions o pen include server and line cook. Please contact Melanie Robertson at mr obertson@fer nandina beachgolfclub.com o rstop by in person. t n b t f f r r n n t t n n r r n n b b fnnt r t A NNOUNCEMENTS 1 02 Lost & Found I f You Have Lost Your Pet p lease check the Nassau Humane Society facility located at 671 Airport Rd. nextt o the airport (904 N assau County Animal Shelter, 86078 License Rd. in Yulee next to the drivers license building (904 1 05 Public Notice ALL REAL ESTATE Advertised Herein is subject to the Federal F air 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 the intention to make any such preference, limitation or discrimination. T he News-Leader will not knowingly accept an y advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. All persons are hereby informed that all dwellingsa dvertised are available on an e qual opportunity basis. If you believe that you may have b een discriminated against in connection with the sale, rental or financing of housing, call the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development HUD 1(800 the hearing impaired 1(800 9275. EMPLOYMENT 2 01 Help Wanted H AMPTON INN at the Beach accepting applications for room attendants. Apply in person at 2549 Sadler Rd. NOW HIRING ELECTRICIANS & AN HVAC TECH Experienced only apply Drivers license is a must. Apply in person, 717 S. 8th St., Mon-Fri, 8-5. EXPERIENCED OTR FLATBED DRIVERS earn 50 up to 55 cpm loaded. $ 1000 sign on to qualified driv ers. H ome most weekends. (843 / www .bulldoghiw a y .com EOE. ANF A RTISTIC FLORIST i s now interviewing for Part-Time Delivery Drivers and Set Ups Crew. Weekdays and Weekend late night schedule available. Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs. Must have a clean driving record and valid driver's license. Strong Organizational skills are needed. Please apply in person ready to be interviewed. Do not call to pre-interview 1430 P a rk Avenue, Fernandina Beach T HE SURF RESTAURANT is now hiring for all positions including front of the house management & kit chen management. Accepting applications Mon-Fri, 11am-5pm. 3199 S. Fletcher Ave. DOO WOP DINER now hiring serv e rs, dish w ashers and line cooks. Experienced need only apply Apply M onday Friday only. 1120 South 14th St. (904 D RIVER TRAINEES NEEDED NOW L earn to drive for US Xpress! Earn $ 700/wk. No experience needed. Local CDL tr a ining. Job ready in 15 days. 18 88-368-1964. ANF 2 01 Help Wanted DENTAL HYGIENIST A friendly local family dental practice is looking for an energetic part-time dental hygienist. F lorida RDH required. Send resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org or Amelia Gentle Dentistry, 1699 S. 14thS t. #21, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034 AUTO TECHNICIAN Experienced Auto Technician/Mechanic needed. Multiple openings. No pie in the skyc ommission or flat rate. Steady income y ou can count on. Fax resume to (904 1852 Sadler Rd. EXPERIENCED A/C INSTALLER Clean driving record. Drug free. Emailr esume to Ameliaair@comcast.net or call (904 DAYS INN seeking assistant housekeeper, laundry attendant, and rooma ttendants. Please apply in person, 2707 Sadler Rd. No phone calls. H IRING ALL POSITIONS Full or part time. T urner Ace Hardw are (904 2 61-5270. L ANDSCAPE INSTALLER NEEDED Must be a motivated person with 1 year experience or more with L andscape Installation. Must have a v alid Florida Drivers License. Please call James (904 PART-TIME LIBRARIAN / MEDIA SPECIALIST NEEDED Amelia Island Montessori School is seeking a Librarian one day a week, approximat-e ly five hours. Must have credentials t o support the position. Please call 904-261-6610 or email Phyllis Rouse at Ph yllis.rouse@ameliaislandmontessori. com 2 01 Help Wanted T HE GOLF CLUBat North Hampton is looking for a part-time Golf Shop Assistant, Grille Server and Kitchen A ttendant. Apply at the Golf Pro Shop. N o phone calls please. Some golf or p rior food & beverage experience preferred. 22680 North Hampton Club Way, Yulee. FRONT DESK CLERK/BREAKFAST ATTENDANT/HOUSEKEEPER NEEDED Experience preferred. Apply at Comfort Inn, 76043 Sidney Pl. Yulee. PART-TIME OPPORTUNITYfor upbeat customer service driven i ndividual with retail experience, n atural foods knowledge, and a passion for health y living. Send resume to: email@example.com or fax to (904 a vailable at Nassau Health Foods. BARTENDER WANTED Now accepting applications for experienced Bartender at American Legion Post #54, 626 S. Third St., Fernandina Beach. (904 SPECIALTY MEDICAL PRACTICE s eeking Medical Assistant or LPN with EKG & Venipuncture skills. Word processing & computer skills helpful. Email resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org or fax (904. O. B ox 15214, Fernandina, 32035. J ANITOR I mmediate opportunity with Martex Services on Amelia Island f or a reliable janitor Work includes policing grounds in a resort commun-i ty, cleaning common areas, trash removal, etc.. Full time -must be able to work weekends and holidays. Reliable transportation and clean driving record required. Experience prefer r ed. Excellent benefits and compensation. F A X resume to 904-261-0821 or c all 904-261-5364. P EDIATRIC OFFICE in Fernandina Beach hiring R e ferr al Coordinator M ust have experience. Part-time hours. Fax resume to (904 Y OGA TEACHER WANTED Amelia Island Yoga Studio. Please call (904 335-0539. REAL ESTATE COMPANY now hiring housekeepers. Best pay on Amelia andf lexible schedules. Saturdays mandatory. (904 C DL-A TEAM OWNER OPERATORS $2500 lease incentive! Team dedicated r outes. Great revenue & regular weekly home time! (888 I ndustries, nfipartners.com ANF 2 01 Help Wanted OSPREY VILLAGE Now Hiring Maintenance Tech 1 Full time hours, competitiv e hourly w ages, g enerous PT O plan, Medical, Dental, V ision, STD, Life, 401K. Job Duties i nclude: Normal Home Maintenance, working on and changing out major appliances, pressure w ashing, prev entive maintenance work, etc. Please apply on line: www -osprey village.com M AINTENANCE TECHNICIAN NEEDE D A partment experience a must. Apply at Marsh Cove-Somerset, 123 Hirth Rd., Fernandina Beach or fax resume (904 RECEPTIONIST POSITION available in busy animal hospital. We area dding to our client service staff and are looking for a polished professional multi-tasker who loves to engage withp ets and their owners. We are seeking a motivated individual with exemplary organizational skills. Veterinary experience is not required, but is a plus. Applicants will be expected to learn and discuss basic veterinary productsa nd procedures. N o phone inquiries. Please bring in resume. Laurel Oaks Animal Hospital, 5775 Laurel Island P arkway, Kingsland, GA 31548. M EDICAL PROFESSIONAL p refer RN license, may consider MA or LPN, for field service work with the Healthy S tart Program working with pregnant m oms, infants and their families. Send resume to Loreli.R email@example.com v or 30 S 4th St, Fernandina, FL 32034 by 3/28/14. EEO/AA, Veterans Prefer-e nce Given, Drug Screening Required (RN level), Background Screening R equired (FDLE and FBI may be required to work before, during and/or beyond normal work hours ord ays in the event of an emergency. B USY LADYS BOUTIQUEin the O mni Plantation Resort is looking for an experienced part-time salesperson. Please email your resume to:k ok firstname.lastname@example.org or call the store at (904 DRIVERS: $5,000 Sign-On Bonus! G reat Pay! Consistent Freight, Great M iles on this Regional Account. Werner Enterprises: 1-855-515-8447 REGIONAL MEDIA COMPANY is l ooking for an Advertising Salesperson. I deal candidate will be a self-starter with a proven record of successful advertising sales. Competitive salary with benefits package. Submit resume t o: H.R., P.O. Box 16766-B, Fernand ina Beach, FL 32035. T EACHER M iss Kates Pre-K now i nterviewing career-oriented individuals for M-F shifts. Early childhood experience and/or education preferred. Send resume to misskatesprek@y ahoo .com SERVERS & COOK for fast paced family resturant. Experience required for F/T lunch & dinner schedule. EOE. Apply 2-4pm only. Sonns BBQ, Fern. Bch. EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Nassau Humane Society, non-profit, seeks Executive Director. Full time salaried position: Oversees operations, f und raising, capital campaigns; represents NHS in the community; flexible schedule, some eves/weekends. $35K$40K. Education: Bachelors degree. Experience: Min. 2 yrs in management/ s upervisory position; strong communication/public speaking skills; non-profit work; animal rescue org.; grants; computer apps, Excel, Word, etc. Send re-s ume to: NHS Board, P.O. Box 16090, F B, FL 32035. Inquiries by email: price.la email@example.com Check web site: www .nassauhumanesociet y .com TRIM CARPENTERS & HELPERS Transportation and some hand tools needed. (904 RN/LPN for part-time position. Need someone with health care background to do assessments, counseling, & mark eting. Contact Anita (904 Earn $$$ Helping MDs! Process medical claims from home. Call the Federal Trade Commission to find out h ow to spot medical billing scams. 1(877 T C -HELP. A message from the N ews-Leader and the FTC. 204 Work Wanted FEMALE CONTRACTOR LOOKING FOR ANY WORK Everything! Sweat equity, DIY. Fully licensed, insured. ( 904)535-9848 NEED A MAID? Call Denise, 451-7550. E XPERIENCED,Licensed, Bonded & Affordable Certified Nurses Assistant In home care, light housekeeping, & much more. Call 904-548-2139. SEEKING P/T OFFICE OR ADMIN W ORK Excellent phone, people and o ffice skills. Highly organized. (904 206-2270 or email firstname.lastname@example.org HANDYMAN Int. & ext. work. 15 y ears exp. No job too big. Senior & war vet discounts. Call (904)849-7608. 2 07 Business O pportunities NASSAU COUNTY LEGAL LICENSE FOR SALE Call (904 E DUCATION 3 01 Schools & I nstruction A IRLINE CAREERS Begin Here Get F AA approved Aviation Maintenance Technician training. Housing & financial aid for qualified students. Jobp lacement assistance. Call Aviation I nstitute of Maintenance (877 9260, www .FixJets.com ANF F ARMS & ANIMALS 5 03 Pets/Supplies 40 GOLD FISH free to good home. For outdoor pond. 2-3 inches. In lots o f 10 or more. (904 5 04 Services EXPERIENCED PET SITTER Long term only, in your home. Mature p rofessional. Please call for appointment (904
10B W EDNESDAY M ARCH 26 2014 CLASSIFIEDS News-Leader CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK nbb&" *).$'1+(!-! *)''*,!! (* !'+/,$-!+,%!*" "%))! "*,1,"%0! ,.!) +(!).-/&!..* 'b NOW AVAILABLE R e n t a l A s s i s t a n c e A v a i l a b l e T o Q u a l i f i e d A p p l i c a n t sCountr yside Apartments 1&2 Bedroom UnitsTues, Thurs & Fri 8 am 5 pm 1105 S. 13th Street, Fernandina Beach (904This institution is an Equal Opportunity provider and employer O ne-person suites H igh speed internet C onference room Mailbox service B reak room *****************A ll-inclusive pricingM onthly $300 V irtual office $99AmeliaOfficeSuites.comT: email@example.com A MELIA OFFICE SUITES9 10 S 8TH ST F ERNANDINA BEACH T EL. 904-310-6659 ( 904) 261-40112057 S. Fletcher Ave. LONG-TERMRENTALS Fernandina Beach Realty Amelia-ERA.comBERMUDADRIVE 4BR/3BAhome in Amelia National. Gated community with pool. 2,000 sq.ft. $1,600/mo. Available for seven month lease on 3/8/14. CARTESIAN POINTE DRIVE 3BR/2BAhome. 1,900 sq. ft., 2 car garage. Fenced yard. $1,195/mo. Available Now. DAYLILYLANE 2BR/2.5BAcondo at Amelia Green. 1,800 sq.ft. Screened patio. 1 car garage. $1,150/mo. Available Now. GRASSYPARKE DR. 3BR/2BAhome in Flora Parke. 1,600 sq.ft. 2 car garage. $1,600/mo. incl. lawn & pool maintenance. Available 4/1/14. STONEYCREEK PKWY3BR/2BAcondo. 1,600 sq. ft., 1 car garage. Gated community with pool. $l,125/mo. Available 4/1/14.Looking fora L ong Term Property Manager?With 150+ properties and over 30 years of experience we are here for you. Contact Chuck Lynch for more information. RENTALS 904.261.4066LASSERREReal Estate, Inc.www.lasserrerealestate.comR ESIDENTIAL L ONG TERM RENT ALS 3BR/2BA home on Lofton Creek 2,600 sq.ft.,dock,garage/workshop, l arge lot,gourmet kitchen,many other bonuses.$1,950/mo.Plus utilit ies. 2491 Captain Hook Drive 3br 2ba $1,500 + utilitiesV A C A T ION RENT A L AFFORDABLE WEEKLY/ MONTHLY 2BR/1BA Ocean-view.487 S.Fletcher. A cross the street from the beach.All util,wi-fi,TV & phone. 3BR/3BA townhome in Sandpiper L oop$1850/wk plus taxes&cleaning fee. 1801 S.Fletcher 2BR/1BA furnished Beach Cottage,monthly rental great f or extended vacations,winter rental, orlonger.Public beach access close, call office to inspect now vacant.COMMER CIAL 13 & 15 North 3rd Street,Historic D istrict 1500 + Sq.Ft.$2,400.00/mo. Two 800sf Office/Retail spaces,can b ejoined for one,1,600 sq ft space, A IA next to Peacock Electric $12/sq. ft +CAM & Tax Amelia Park Unit B small office (2 r ooms) with bath,576 sq.ft. $ 1050/mo.+ sales tax. 1839 S.8th St.adjacent to Huddle H ouse,1,800 sq.ft.$1700/mo.lease + t ax.Sale also considered. PALMETTOWALKSH OPPINGCE NTER1200 square foot. $1600 monthly Including all fees. C C a a l l l l A A l l9 9 0 0 4 4 3 3 1 1 0 0 5 5 4 4 5 5 4 4 S S T T O O R R E E F F O O R R R R E E N N T T D DO O N N T TL LI I T T T T E E R RSpay or NeuterA PUBLICSERVICEANNOUNCMENT BYTHENEWS-LEADER M ERCHANDISE 6 01 Garage Sales 601 Garage Sales ESTATE SALE INSPANISH VILLA W urlitzer piano, 4 poster bed q ueen with canopy frame, 1960s m arble top tables, plant stands, 1930s deco half moon desk matching bookcase, Scandinavian 3 leg chairs, Guatamalian ant.h andcarved door, handcarved masks, bookcases, books, many handcarved Guatamal-ian items, l arge amount ant. glass, wall s helves, Noritake china Amity p attern, Huipile fabric & pillows (very colorful), ant. window, fishing poles, tools, tables, kitchen, Marinba music instrument, fireplacef ender, love seat, book stand, gas grill, large planters, patio table/6 chairs, patio table/2 chairs, ant. wooden bench, ant. rocker, childs table/2 chairs, wooden file cab., a rtists Escartin, Julian Chex, Sisay, Victor Vasquez Temo; so much more. Thurs., Fri., Sat., 3/27, 2 8, 29, 8am-3pm. 96152 Glenwood R d., Yulee, FL out Blackrock Rd. to Cedar to Glenwood Rd. one way entrance one way exit Do not block lanes. Follow all red & white signs. Please do no block another c ard & do not come by boat. M OVING SALE E verything must go! 76251 Long Pond Loop (Cartesian Pointe) Yulee. 3/29, 7am-4pm. Rain or Shine Furniture, washer/dryer,w omens clothing, home dcor, grill, m isc. BEACHWALK SUBD. off Jasmine. Multiple families. Sat., 8am-2pm. GARAGE SALE Fri. 3/28 & Sat. 3/29, 8am-1pm. 23873 Flora Parke Blvd., F.B. Bar stools, corner shelf, airline pet carrier, pictures, vases, baskets, books,C s, pillows, couch, ceramic c ontainers, & much more. ESTATE SALE 98137 Little Piney Isl. Pt., Fernandina. Household, collecti bles, exercise, tools, hunting knives, etc. (see Craigslist). Fri. 3/28 & Sat. 3/29, 8am. 3-FAMILY GARAGE SALE 97058 Yorkshire Dr., Yulee. Sat. 3/29, 8am2pm. Baby items, household goods, furniture, lawn furniture, etc. M OVING SALE F ri. 3/28 & Sat. 3/29, 8am. Furniture, toys, household items, etc. 2099A Natures Bend Dr. 9 4034 SUMMER TRACE in Otter R un. BowFlex treadmill, Emeril Lagasse pots & pans, golf clubs, girls clothing sz 4-10, etc. Sat. & Sun., 11am-5pm. E GANS LANDING k ing brass bed, l inens, tools, yard art, collectibles, jewelry, lots more good stuff! Sat. 3/29, 8am. 2804 Robert Oliver Ave. off Simmons. Rain postpones. FRI. 3/28 & SAT. 3/29 from 8am1pm. 86331 Meadowwood Dr., in Meadowfield. Many antique and vintage items such as old school maps. 602 Articles for Sale WHEELCHAIR FOR SALE $85. Call (904 6 02 Articles for Sale WHITE BEDROOM FURNITURE E xcellent condition. Dresser, chests (4 n ight stand, twin headboards (Ethan A llen), table, stools, lamps. 261-5573 FOR SALE Oak dining room table w/ 6 chairs, oak file cabinet w/4 drawers, king size bed, rolling tool cabinet, & work bench. Call (904 140 LBS FREE WEIGHTS 2 b enches, body bands, 1 tower 200, by J ake. (904 603 Miscellaneous YOU HAD A STROKE and now you h ave shoulder pain. We may have an o ption for you. Learn more about a clinical study to evaluate a potential treatment at www .P ainAfterStrok e.com Call 1--800-269-0720. ANF 611 Home Furnishings EXCELLENT CONDITION High top dinette set w/8 chairs. Made by Ashley Furniture. $400/OBO. Can be seen inY ulee. (904 6 18 Auctions O NLINE ONLY AUCTION Buses, tractor & equipment, & more for sale. Ends April 3rd @ 7pm. Gulf Bay Auctions: 251-600-9595 or visit GulfBayAuctions.com, AU3301 for SPL i nternal use method of payment comments: Satellite Prolink. ANF R EAL ESTATE SALES 802 Mobile Homes 3 BR/2BA MOBILE HOME for sale as i s, on 1/2 acre. Needs a little TLC. $35,000 firm. Call (904 804 Amelia Island Homes 3 BR/2BA 2 300 sq. ft., south end, gated community. $370,000. (904 885-2527 805 Beaches SALE BY OWNER 1510 Persimmon Circle. 3BR/2BA + Florida room, 2333 sq. ft., corner lot. $287,000. Call (904 8 06 Waterfront Waterfront Homes & Lots Call ( 904) 261 for information. C.H. L asserre, Realtor. 8 17 Other Areas A BSOLUTE AUCTION 2 log cabins, farmhouse, cottage, 20+/acres in Alabama overlooking Tennessee River, between Huntsville & Chattanooga, v acation rental history, April 1, 1pm. Details Gtauctions.com, 1-205-3260833. Granger, Thagard & Assoc., Inc. J ack E. Granger, #873. ANF BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINLog Cabin Sale Only $84,900. New 1200sf r eady to finish log cabin on 1+acres w /spectacular views & private access to US National Forest. Exc financing. Call now 1-866-952-5303 x 201. ANF UP TO 9 ACRES from $14,900. Mountain cabin only $89,900. Access to lake & trout stream. Views of the Atlanta skyline. 45 minutes from Northern Atlanta. Priced below developer cost. Call (888 REAL ESTATE R ENTALS 852 Mobile Homes S MALL 2BR MH on 1 acre with f ishing pond. Rent $650/mo. + $650 deposit. (904 4BR/2BA DOUBLEWIDE MOBILE H OME on one acre located on Lil W illiam Rd. $900/mo. + $900 deposit. (904 MOBILE HOMES FOR RENT 2 & 3 bedrooms available. For more info call Debbie at (904 YULEE Nice SW 2BR/1BA, $625/mo. water & sewer incl. Also, 2BR SW rent t o own available, $650/mo. Water incl. (904 STATIONARY RVS for rent weekly or monthly. Call (904 AFFORDABLE LIVING Bring your RV to live on a campground for $425/ mo. All utilities included. Ask about senior citizen special. (904 ON ISLAND Sm eff in duplex N ottingham Dr. $145 wk, $575 mo. inc u tils. 2/1 MH in park $165/wk, $675/mo + dep. Utils avail. 261-5034 856 Apartments Unfurnished P OST OAK APTS ( 904)277-7817 A ffordable living located at 996 Citrona Dr. Fernandina Beach, FL. Rent starts at $597 per month. Central a/c. 2 bedroom apts avail. immediately. 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