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CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK News-Leader 1 6 0th year No. 35 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 .................... 11A C ROSSWORD /S UDOKU ......8B E DITORIAL ..................................7A F ISHING / T IDE S ....................... 2B L EGAL N OTICES ..................................3B O B ITU ARIES ........................................... 2A P E OPLE AND P LA CE S .......... 6B P OLICE R EPORT ..................12A S PORTS ........................................................1B W E DNESDAY A P RIL 30, 2014 / 24 P A GES 2 S E CTIONS fbnewsleader.com ANGELA DAUGHTRY N e w s-Leader T T h eodore Cook, 65, has been a c ommer cial fisher man his entir e work i ng life, and still plies the local waters in his shrimp trawler, the Capt. D.A. Cook Sr. Cook, a native of the area, has been chosen as Grand Marshal for the Shrimp Festival Pirate Parade, to be held Thursday at 6 p.m. in down town Fer nandina Beach. A sturdy, unassuming man with a calm demeanor, Cook says he a ccepted the honor r eluctantly They talked me into it, Cook says. I didnt want to do it. Now living in West Kingsland, Ga., Cook is co-owner, with his father, Edwin A. Cook Sr., of two acres on Point Peter that have phenomenal water views of the Nor th River The pr o perty has a two-story building with office and kitchen, plus a large ground-floor workspace and 400-foot dock for his shrimp trawler I gr ew up in Nassauville, Cook says, and lived ther e after I graduated from school in 1967. Cook was there to help when the first shrimpboat races started, before they became the massive Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival. W e had the first shrimpfest gatherings at the B urbank net shop, Cook says. The building located near the waterfront in downtown Fer n andina Beach later became Standar d Marine. Fernandina is too crowded, Cook says when asked why he made the move across the state line. I live out in the woods; nobody can get within a mile of me. A shrimper and commer cial fisherman f or 50 years, Cook says he has gone as far n or t h as V ir ginia on the quest for a catch, and has also fished the waters of T e xas, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Car olina, Florida and Georgia. His greatest adventure may have been participating in the Mariel boatlifts ordered by Fidel Castr o in 1980. Castro allowed some people that wanted to l eave, Cook says. We didnt know we were taki ng prisoners he wanted to get rid of. Paid by Cuban-Americans fr o m Miami and New Y o rk City Cook says he used his shrimp trawler to transpor t the Cubans to a better life in the United States. Cook has captained 10 shrimp trawlers thr ough the years, working for Calvin Lang and Still shrimping these waters Nassau gets 1st female judge MARY MAGUIRE News-Leader Judge Suzanne Bass has been assigned to the Nassau County Circuit Court and will become the first woman t o serve on the local bench when she s tarts work next month. Im honored and thrilled to serve the people in Nassau County, said Bass. Chief Judge Donald Moran made the assignment earlier this month. A ccording to Administrative Judge Robert Foster, Bass w ill be the first w oman to serve as j udge in Nassau County. The local court received its first full-time judge in 1980. Up until that time, cases were heard on a part-timeb asis by a judge who t raveled fr om the F ourth Judicial Circuit in Duval County. I have known Judge Bass for many years and know that she will work har d for us, said Foster Im looking forwar d to her ar rival and expect that shell hit the ground running. Bass, 61, is assigned to work in the Nassau County Cour thouse on Centr e S treet in Fernandina Beach. She said in a phone interview Thursday that she has been assigned to handle civil cases, including family juvenile and domestic violence cases, among others. She said that Foster gave her a tour of the courthouse several weeks ago. So yes, Ive seen my new of fice a nd that amazing historic courtroom and I couldnt help but think of Atticus Finch, the attor n ey in T o Kill a Mockingbir d , said Bass, r efer r ing to the classic novel. Bass fills the position vacated at the end of last year by Judge Brian Davis. He was appointed in December by Pr esident Barack Obama to serve as a f ederal judge on the U.S. District Court $1.00 f bne w sleader.com VOLUNTEERS FOR NASSAU COUNTY Lauded at Thursdays 29th annual Nassau County Volunteer Center awar ds lunch eon were (seated Edna Swithers, Elsie Harper award for service to seniors; Kathy Warner, Nassau County Boar d of Commissioners Employee V olunteer of the Y ear; Stephanie Manwell, Elsie Harper award for social ser vices; back row from left, George Spicer, Fer nandina Beach Optimist Club volunteer awar d; Len Kreger, community enrichment; John Boylan, RockTenn Fer nandina Beach Mill Community Volunteer Award; Lee Bur chette, Elsie Harper award for ser vice to youth; Stephanie Knagge, Rayonier Foundation Involved Good Citizen awar d; T om Harris, Hilliard V olunteer of the Y ear; and Marlene Fr ost, Sherry Stein Realtor V olunteer of the Year. More photos, 6A. PHOTOS BY HEA THER A. PERR Y/NEWS-LEADER JUDGE Continued on 3A Theodore Cook, 65, still plies the local waters in his shrimp trawler, the Capt. D.A. Cook Sr. Cook is the g rand marshal of t his year s S hrimp Festival Pirate Parade, set for Thursday at 6 p.m. along Ash and Centre str eets in downtown Fernandina B each. ANGELA DAUGHTRY NEWS-LEADER The Essentials on the Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival inside today. G r and marshal for T hursda s parade COOK Continued on 3A Judge Bass
Anna Victoria Davis A nna Victoria Davis, 87, passed away on Friday, April 25, 2014 in Copperas Cove, Texas. Anna was born on September 24, 1926 in Point Washington, Florida to the late Z achariah and Mary Hendrickson Kinsey. She was o ne of nine children. She graduated from Haines City High School in Haines City, Florida. On January 30, 1949, Anna married Benjamin Franklin Davis, Jr. in Leesburg, Florida. It was her pleasure to help Ben study a s he attended Pharmacy School at the University of F lorida. They were blessed with four children, two boys and two girls. Anna was a loving wife and a devoted mother. She was known for her hospitality and could be counted upon to provide a meal when any family h ad a need. Anna was preceded in death b y all of her brothers and sisters, her husband Benjamin Franklin Davis, Jr., and her daughter Lisa Jo Dison. Anna is survived by her sons, Benjamin Franklin Davis III and Gary Earnel Davis, both of Copperas Cove; daughter, Martha Ann Strickland of Fernandina Beach, Florida; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Additionally she leaves behind t hree very special friends in M rs. Julia, Pam, and Trish. I n lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Childr e ns Building Fund at First Baptist Church of Copperas Cove. Scotts Funeral Home Copperas Cove, Texas Marianne Fresh Marianne Fr e sh, 78, passed away Satur day evening, April 26, 2014 at her Fernandina Beach r esidence. She was born January 15, 1 936 in Aurora, IL and moved to F ernandina Beach 23 years ago f rom Atlanta, GA. Memberships include Living Waters Church, Ruby Rose of Amelia Red HatS ociety and t he Moose L odge. Mrs. Fresh was a devoted mom and grandma. Her world r e volved around her children, grandchildren and her church. She also loved to knit. She was pr edeceased by her h usband, Charles B. Fresh and b rothers, Thomas Borter amd J ohn Borter. S ur v ivors include her chil dr e n, Virginia A. Muse (Bill of Fernandina Beach, FL, Thomas E. V anPuymbr o uck (Linda Robert L. VanPuymbrouck (Donna nandina Beach; a br other, Frederick Tim B or ter (L ynne) of San F rancisco, CA; a sister, Katherine Meyer (Dick City, AZ; sisters in law, Joan Borter of Sedona, AZ and Irene Borter of Warrenville, IL; eight grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. F uneral services will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, May 2, in the Stephens Chapel at Green Pine Funeral Home with Pastor Rob Goyette officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until the time of service Friday at the funeral home. Entombment will be Saturday at E vergreen Cemetery in Jacksonville. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made in Mrs. Freshs name to the Living Waters World Outreach Center Building Fund, 96292 Brady Point Rd., Fernandina Beach, F L 32034. For more information and to sign Mrs. Freshs online register book please visit the Green Pine website at www.greenpinefuneral.com. Green Pine Funeral Home. Russell C. Guthman Mr. Russell C. Guthman, age 59 of Fernandina Beach FL, passed away Thursday, April 24, 2014 at his residence. Mr. G uthman was born on N ovember 4, 1954 in Long I sland New York. He was a 1972 graduate of Yonkers High School in Long Island NY. Mr. Guthman then attended Nassau Community College e arning a L iberal Arts D egree. He came to Fernandina Beach in 1994 from Raleigh NC. Mr. Guthman was employed by Harris Teeter and the Amelia Island Plantation which he wasi n charge of the many Banquets t hat went on there. H e was pr e ceded in death by his brother Harry Guthman in 1989. He leaves behind his daugh ter Reeshemah G. Dafney (Darrin) of Ponte Vedra, FL, his par ents Raoul and Gloria G uthman of Jacksonville FL, h is granddaughter, Raynah F oskey of Ponta Vedra and two brothers Glen Guthman (Shelia both of Jacksonville FL. Funeral Ser vices will be held on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 2 pm in the Bur gess Chapel of Oxley-Hear d with P astor Curvin Gordon officiati ng. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service time. Please shar e his life stor y at www.oxleyheard.com. Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors Earl Samuel Jones M r Earl Samuel Jones, age 47, of Fer n andina Beach, FL passed away on Satur day evening, April 26, 2014 at the Baptist Medical Center Nassau. Born in Fernandina Beach, he was one of two children born to Casey and Ronnella Richo Jones. Mr. Jones was a lifelong resident of Fernandina Beach e xcept for his senior year of high school in Miami. While living in Miami he graduated from Miami South Ridge Senior High S chool. After graduation, Earl enlisted and served in the U.S. Army. Upon being honorably discharged he returned to Fernandina and worked as a Cook at several local restaurants. In later years, he worked in Construction as a Flooring Installer. H e had attended the First Missionary Baptist Church of Fernandina Beach. He leaves behind, his wife, Lillie Favors Jones, Kingsland, GA, children, Nikia Lester and Jessica Way, Kingsland, GA, his mother, Ronnella Richo Jones, Fernandina Beach, FL, his sist er, Marie Jenkins, Jacksonville, FL, uncle, Eddie Lee Richo Jr., Miami, FL, aunts, Clementine DeBerry, Durham, NC, Catherine Susie Lovett, F ernandina Beach, FL, Judy A ncrum, Brunswick, GA, Marie J ackson, Forestville, MD, Mary Bell, Miami, FL and many cousins and other loving family members. Funeral services will be at 11 am on Friday May 2, 2014 at the First Missionary BaptistC hurch of Fernandina Beach w ith Pastor Darien K. Bolden S r., presiding. Mr. Jones will be laid to rest in Jacksonville National Cemetery at 2 pm on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 with militar y hon ors accorded by the U.S. Army Cer emonial Honors Detail. H is family will receive f riends on Thursday from 5-7 p m at Oxley Hear d Funeral Home. Please share his Life Legacy at www .oxleyhear d .com. O xle y-Heard Funeral Directors G ary M e tzg er M r. Gary Stephen Metzger w as born in Fernandina Beach, Florida on February 23, 1950. He was the son of the late Leroy E. Metzger and Laura Hildr eth Metzger His family left the area for North Miami Beach when he was young. Gar y was c urrently r esiding in Magdalena, New Mexico at the time of his death on October 16, 2013 at the age of 63. Gar y ser ved in the U.S. Air For ce for m any years and also served in t he V ietnam War. Following militar y service, he embarked on a car eer as an engineer. He retired in 2005 from Lockheed Mar t in, stationed at Kwajalein, U.S. Marshall Islands. Gary attended Hope Lutheran C hurch of Socorro, New Mexico. He was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying hunting, camping, and hiking in his beloved New Mexico. Gary liked exploring the mountains and deserts a ll over the state for wildlife, rocks and minerals, and archaeological sites. He was especially endeared to his own land in Pie Town, New Mexico where he camped and hunted quite frequently. Gary Metzger was a very talented individual who had m any other interests as well. One of which was his talent for creating things from seemingly useless items such as a fly swatter made from an old inner tube and a radio controller out of a peanut can. Recently, he became involved in making very unique knives and leather g oods for his friends and family. He was also a Ham radio enthusiast and had been since he was a very young man. He was tuned in daily to his fellow operators all over the world, many of which were longtime friends. Gary was also blessed w ith many friends, colleagues, and family members who enjoyed being indulged with his interesting stories and adventures. He loved to travel a nd lived in several parts of the w orld, the South Pacific being o ne of his favorites. Finally, Gary looked forward to returning to Amelia Island every couple of years to attend Metzger family reunions, events he rar ely missed. Gary Metzger is survived b y his daughter, Theresa C athryn (Metzgereeks of M t. Olive, North Carolina, and three grandchildren. He is also survived by his sister, Marjorie M. Hoffman of Canton, Michigan, and br other James E. Metzger of Raleigh, North Car olina. Gar y is pr eceded in d eath by sister Arlene Metzger J erome. A memorial ser v ice for Gary will be held in Cleveland, Ohio on Saturday May 3, 2014 at 10 AM at St. John s Evangelical Lutheran Cemeter y As Gary would end all of his transmissions, This is KC5RRs igning off. Eug ene C Okin Eugene C. Okin died on April 26, 2014 at Baptist Medical Center Nassau. Eugene was born on April 14, 1925 in Br onx, New Y ork wher e he helped his father r un h is garage. At the age of 17 he j oined the Army where he served with distinction in the European theater during WorldW ar II. For his honorable ser v ice he received a Purple Heart, a Victory Ribbon, and two Br onze Stars. Upon r etur ning fr om WWII he graduated fr om N ew York University. U ntil r etirement, he served as Pr e sident of Walton Industries and Senior V ice President of Melnor Industries with of f ices in USA, Canada and Belgium. When Gene retired he moved to Amelia Island P lantation, where he loved the b each, and was active in tennis, bridge and chess. Gene also was a philatelist and traded stamps all over the world. He loved to travel and had been around the world several times. He is sur vived by his wife, Martha Gerald Gerr Holmes. He is also survived by his 3 sons, Peter and wife Lisa DeAngelis, Richard and wife Thea and Jonathan and wife Mar y He was loved by his 3 stepchildren, Mary Stevenson, Gerald McCullouch and Ellie Kanov He was blessed with 7 grandchildr en and 4 step-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, Vera Rosenfeld Okin, and his sister, Norma Zaretsky. A celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Mr. Okin will be laid to rest i n Mt. Eden Cemetery, Hawthorne, NY. The family would like to thank Dr. David Page, the Osprey Village Retreat staff and the doctors and nurses at Baptist Nassau for their exceptional care. Please share his Life Legacy a t www.oxleyheard.com. Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors H ydie R. Peterson Hydie R. Peterson, Jr., age 88, formerly of Fernandina Beach, FL., passed away o n April 17, 2014. Mr. Peterson was born on December 1, 1925 in Fernandina Beach, FL., to the late Ethel Claire Jackson and H ydie R. Peterson, Sr. Hydie attended Fernandina Beach High School prior to joining the Navy in 1942. Following his tour in the Navy, he worked f or Standard Hardware before b eginning his career in the s eafood industry in Hooker Point (Tampa) FL. For many years, he own-ed and operated Peterson Packing Company, Sportsmans Wharf, Seafood City and Capn Petes in Fernandina Beach, FL. Mr.P eterson was General Manager o f Coral S&H and Singleton F leets in Key West, FL. Later, Hydie began a new career as a realtor. He quickly became the top realtor in the Keys (with the help of his wife). Hydie remained a top producing realtor which enabled him and his w ife to retire to Sebring, FL in 1 994. I n his r e tirement he pursued his love of horticulture where he became a respected expert in his field. He also loved to fish. Mr. Peterson was President of the Men s Club at St. M ichaels Church in Fernand ina Beach, FL, a member of t he Orchid Society and a Master Gardener in Sebring, FL. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Rober ta Peterson, of Altamonte Springs, FL.; his daughter Jennie (Mark Peebles of Mar co Island, FL; his sons, Hydie R. Peterson III ( Rhonda) of Fernandina Beach, F L.; Eric (Sharon) Peterson of Chuluota, FL; his sister, LaVerne Hamilton of Fer nandina Beach, F L his brother, Terry (Emily Peterson of Tallahassee, FL, eight grandchildr en, Nikie (Steve F ernandina Beach, FL, Derek ( Salina) Johnson of Chicago, IL, Hydie R. Peterson IV (Nick (Isabel nandina Beach, FL., Ronnie (Tasha) Peterson of Fer n andina Beach, FL, Erica (Daniel Springs, FL, Michael Peterson o f Chuluota, FL, Dillian Haight o f Chuluota, FL, Devon Quesinberry of Chuluota, FL, five great-grandchildren, RobW ilson of Fer nandina Beach, FL, Christopher Wilson of Fernandina Beach, FL, Sloan Peterson of Fer nandina Beach, FL, Slade Peterson of Fernandina Beach, FL, and Olivia Johnson of Chicago, IL. Most of all, Hydie was one of the best husbands, fathers, grandfathers and gr eat grand fathers that God has ever blessed on this ear th! Please shar e his Life Legacy at www .oxleyheard.com. Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors Anna Dean Renshaw M rs. Anna Dean Renshaw, age 76, formerly of Fernandina Beach, passed away Friday morning, April 25, 2014 at Acosta-Rua Center for Caring in Jacksonville. Mrs. Renshaw was born on August 9, 1937 in W aresboro, GA, the daughter of the late Silas and Ruby T hornton. At the young age of four she came to Fernandina Beach along with her family. Mrs. Renshaw was a 1955 graduate of Fernand ina Beach High School. S he was owner of the Flea Boutique in Fernandina Beach and a vendor at A1A Antiques in Yulee. She relocated to Jacksonville FL in 1998. M rs. Renshaw was preceded in death by her husband A rthur E. Renshaw in 2006 and her daughter, Cheryl Stillwell in 2005. She leaves behind her son J. Doyle Wright and daughter Beth Belcher both of Fernandina Beach. Please share her life story at www.oxleyheard.com. Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors S uzanne G Senior M rs. Suzanne G. Senior, age 6 6, of Fernandina Beach FL p assed away Thursday evening, April 24, 2014 at the Acosta-Rua Center for Caring in Jacksonville. Mrs. Senior was born in Lowell, MA on December 24, 1947, the daughter of the late Henry and Rita F ournier. She attended St. L ouis Academy in Massachusetts. In 1966 she met the love of her life, Ronald Senior, and they wer e mar ried on C hristmas Eve o f that year. T hey have made Nassau County their home since 1982 and have been residents of Fernandina Beach since 2010. Mrs. Senior loved shopping, eating out, going to movies anda nimals. S he leaves behind her h usband of nearly 50 years, Ronald Senior of Fernandina Beach, her son, Alan J. Senior (Jenny sisters, Denise Beausoleil (Paul nier her grandchildr en, Jack and Kate S enior. I f so desired, memorials m ay be made in her name to t he Nassau County Humane Society 671 Airport Road, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034. Phone 904-261-1647 or go to www.nassauhumanesociety.com to make contributions. Please shar e her life story at www .oxleyheard.com. O xle y-H eard Funeral Directors DEATH NOTICES Zynda Lee Jones, infant, of Callahan, April 13, 2014. A memorial ser vice will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, in the Stephens Chapel at Green Pine Funeral Home. Green Pine Funeral Home June Lillian McCarthy 90, of Fer nandina Beach, April 26, 2014, at home. Eternity Funeral Homes & C remations-Nassau Fred G. Goodman, 84, of Fernandina Beach, April 28, 2014, at Baptist Medical Center in Fer nandina Beach. No ser v ices are planned. G r een P ine F uner al Home 2A W EDNESDAY A PRIL 30, 2014 NEWS News-Leader CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK O BITUARIES LOOKING BACK 50 YEARS 25 YEARS 10 YEARS Florida/Georgia officials planned further study after a favorable bridge feasibility r epor t regarding a span from Fernandina Beach to St. Marys, Ga. April 30, 1964 ITT Rayonier was charged with 29 counts of dumping unauthorized pollutant discharges into the Amelia River in a $360,000 lawsuit filed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. April 30, 1987 The county commission backed away fr om proposed tax hikes and rescinded an emergency declaration that would have let them to buy a new public safety communications system with out the usual bid pr ocess. 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G G u u n n c c o o u u r r s s e e s s Gary W. Belson Associates I nc. will hold a concealed weapon license course at 6:30 p .m. May 1, 6 and 14. A basic with defensive tactics course will be held at 7:45 a.m. May 3, 4 and 17. For details and additional classes and information, contact Belson at 4918358, (904 s email@example.com. Visit www.TheBelsonGroup.com. W W i i n n g g N N i i g g h h t t The Northeast Chapter of the Nam Knights is hosting a Wing Night at VFW Post 4351, 96086 Wades Place, under the Shave Bridge on M ay 3 at 5:30 p.m. for a $7 donation. Dinner will include w ings and french fries. Come out early for $1 a chance you could win fresh chicken, pork chops, steaks or fish. For information call 432-8791. L L u u n n c c h h a a n n d d L L e e a a r r n n N assau Alcohol Crime Drug Abatement Coalition s peakers Kerrie Albert and Jason Lynch will speak at noon May 8 at Pig BBQ in Callahan to the Greater Nassau County Chamber of C ommerce. T here will be a mega community yard sale, horse tack sale, fish fry and safety awareness program sponsored by the chamber from 8 a.m. to 2 p .m. May 10 at the Callahan T rain Depot. Call (904 1441 for information. F F S S C C J J r r e e g g i i s s t t r r a a t t i i o o n n Registration is open for summer term classes at FSCJ. The 12-week summer session begins May 19 and ends Aug. 8. There are also six-week A a nd C session classes and eight-week B session classes. Classes that meet general education requirements for the Associates Degree will be offered. Contact Enrollment Services at 548-4432. The Betty P. Cook Nassau Center is located at 76346 William B urgess Blvd., Yulee. B B r r i i d d g g e e c c l l a a s s s s e e s s Peggy Higginbotham, an American Contract Bridge League certified director and teacher, will teach beginner bridge classes on Tuesdays from 2-4 p.m. at the Osprey V illage Fitness Center starting May 13 for eight weeks. Higginbotham is a Gold Life Master with almost 3,000 master points. The cost is $150 for the eight lessons, which includes the course book Bidding in the 21st Century. Students w ill come away with a broad knowledge of bridge and be able to continue with strong basics, whether they play socially or competitively in D uplicate Bridge. Make c hecks payable to Peggy H igginbotham and send c/o B renda Price, 49 Little Dunes Circle, Amelia Island, FL 32034. For information contact Price at 310-6106 or Jessica Styers at 206-1984. A A l l a a T T e e e e n n m m e e e e t t i i n n g g s s Ala-Teen meetings are held at 34 N. Second St. every S aturday at 11 a.m. Trained adult facilitators are present to guide the teens through the 12-step support group. AlaTeen helps young people learn how to deal with the effects of alcohol in their lives and families. There are no requirements, other than havi ng a relative or friend that drinks too much. Contact the Alachua Club at 32 North Third St., 261-3580. H H e e l l p p n n e e e e d d e e d d The all-volunteer Yulee Interfaith Dinner Network needs the communitys help t o continue to provide hot, healthy meals to adults and children experiencing hunger i n our community. Just $25 provides enough meat to serve a hot meal to 50 people. To help, contact the network at firstname.lastname@example.org, 5562496, or send donations to The Coalition for the Homeless, P.O. Box 16123, Fernandina Beach, FL 32035. Please p ut YIDN in the memo line. O O l l d d g g l l a a s s s s e e s s w w a a n n t t e e d d The Nassau County Volunteer Center, in partnership with the Lions Club of Fernandina Beach, is collecting used and about-to-be discarded eyeglasses, sunglasses a nd hearing aids for use in developing countries to improve the quality of life. Currently, there is an urgent need for these items. Drop off your old glasses or hearing aids at the Nassau County Volunteer Center, 1303 Jasmine St., Suite 104A. T o volunteer, stop in the office, call 261-2771, or email email@example.com. CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 3A W EDNESDAY A PRIL 30, 2014 NEWS News-Leader Hours: 1 0-5 Mon-Sat Designer HandbagsHobo Helen Kaminski MaryFrances Brahmin Rioni,BCBGMAXAZRIA & more! JustinTime for Shrimp Festival, Custom made Shrimp earrings and braceletsLike us on Facebook! 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Some of Dickeys boats includedt he Daybreak, the John Brent, the Tom F., the Miss R ill and the Super Blue. Cook purchased the Capt. D.A. Cook Sr. trawler with his father in 1979 from the San Sebastian Boat C ompany in St. Augustine and still uses it for commer-c ial fishing. Most shrimp trawlers w ere built in St. Augustine, back when they were building a pile of them, Cook says. Theyd build a custom boat if you ordered it, but t hey dont hardly build any, anymore. Daddy ran a boat for 50-some years, Cook s ays. Cook says he has stayed with commercial fishing and shrimping because he likes the freedom. I do what I want to do, Cook says. I dont have top unch a time clock, but I do put in more hours than most p eople. You have nice, clean, fresh air most of the time, and you can travel all over. I had a good boat to work with. Cook says he fishes anything I can catch the most of. His latest catch has been jellyfish, which are purchased by the Chinese, a ccording to Cook, but he p refers scalloping to any o ther catch. Scalloping is real good when they are out there, he s ays. With scalloping, you can go out and come b ack the same day. But there are no good scalloping places anymore. I did some scalloping the year before last. It used to be g ood in Cape Canaveral, then the cruise ships tookt hat over. Scallop beds are 25-30 m iles offshore, Cook says, while shrimp can be found 19 miles out. An advantage for fishermen living in Georgia, Cook says, is that they can sell their catch to anyb ody. There are fewer restrict ions in Georgia, Cook says. In Florida you have to have a blue card to unload your catch with. Its like a credit card, you have to have that number. When I first started, t here were at least 50 boats in Fernandina Beach, Cook s ays. Grandpa had about seven boats. The whole (downtown be a fuel dock. ... Tony Tringali had about six boats. Now there arent half a dozen. C ook is married to wife Eileen, and has three child ren. Son Davy Cook lives in Charleston, S.C., and son J eremy Cook lives in K ingsland, Ga.; daughter M ichelle Wright, married to Steve Wright, lives in Kingsland, Ga. Grandsons are Miller Wright and Peyton Wright. email@example.com for the Middle District of F lorida. B ass was elected in 2012 to t he Cir c uit Cour t of the Four th Judicial Cir c uit, working at the Duval County Courthouse in Jacksonville. The court serves Nassau, Duval and Clay counties. She made headlines last y ear while presiding over a h igh-profile murder case in J acksonville. Bass agr e ed to r e move herself fr o m the firstdegree murder case of Michael Dunn, the man accused of killing 17-year-old Jordan Davis at a gas station on the citys s outhside, after the defense attorney cited bias in a motion t o have her recused or disqualified. The motion to remove Bass related to her decisions in a pre-trial hearing to have the state declare the defendant indigent. Dunn was later convict e d. B ass lives in Jacksonville w ith her husband. She has a daughter in college and two adult stepsons. She says she has no plans to move to the county, but has wanted to work in Nassau County since visiting the ar ea d uring her election campaign. She said she has marched twice i n the Shrimp Festival Pirate Parade, and plans to appear a gain this year. That is the best parade. It is what helps make Nassau County a special place, said Bass. Nassau County is a wellkept secret and you might want to keep it that way B efore her election to the c ourt, Bass worked in private p ractice. She is a member of Jacksonville s W o men s Network and was nominated in 2010 for Pioneer of the Y ear for the Women Business Owners of North Florida. She is a member of H endricks Avenue Baptist Church, where she sings in the c hoir. She is also a member of The Hummingbird Society. I love hummingbirds, just about all birds really, said Bass, who also said that her hobbies include water sports, including swimming, snorkeling and fishing. Bass ear ned her law degr ee i n 1977 from the University of R ichmond, T.C. Williams S chool of Law in Richmond, V a She is a graduate of Emor y University in Atlanta with a degr ee in political science. Her advice to attorneys, their clients and jurists who come to her cour troom: Be p repared and be on time. COOK C ontinued from 1A JUDGE Continued from 1A W EEKLY UPDATE
H EATHER A. PERRY News-Leader Butch Clark enjoys helping people explore Amelia Island and hell deliver the means to do so right to the door of their r esidence or hotel. Bikes, scooters, kayaks and s tandup paddleboards may be rented simply by making a p hone call to Butch at Bike, Scoot or Yak. Clark and his wife Debbie first fell in love with Amelia Island when visiting their son Beau during one of his first engineering assignments after g raduating from Georgia Tech. e visited him and decided t hat we would like to live here after retirement. We immediately started searching for a home on the island, said Clark. The couple, who grew up in western North Carolina, moved here from Bedford, Texas, in 2 000 after Clark retired. The idea for the business came up after renting kayaks d uring visits to St. George I sland and observing all the s cooters and bike for rent there. It was easy to carry the kayak in the back of our rental van a couple of blocks to our beachfront rental house, r ecalls Clark. Over the years, I would have done more kayak r entals, but transporting them f rom a shop to a launch site was d ifficult. Debbie and I brains tormed and came up with the idea of providing delivery service for kayak r entals on Amelia Island. The couple knew they wanted to offer more than just kayaks so their Bike Scoot Yak business was born. Its fun delivered! quips C lark. T he business got its start as a home-based, delivery-only concern but Clark is excited to announce theyve recently signed a lease for a stand-alone building next to Island Falls miniature golf course. In addition to bicycles for the whole family, scooters, paddleboards and kayaks, visitors c an also rent chairs and umbrell as, and soon even metal detect ors. Future plans include getting additional beach wheelchairs and perhaps selling kites. One thing we would like to do is occasionally offer our beach wheelchairs fr ee to or ganizations that will use them t o allow the less fortunate who c ant otherwise enjoy the b eaches, said Clark. Additional community service plans involve holding sales events in conjunction with equipment turnover and donating a por tion of the sales to a charitable or ganization. Also, well probably donate bikes to Barnabas for their program. Theyd also like to work with children and veterans groups to hold group activities involvi ng biking or kayaking. C lark welcomes inquiries for p artnering opportunities from all Nassau County organizations and sends grateful shoutouts to local businesses who helped get Bike Scoot or Yak off the ground, including Rick Kef fer Steve Johnson Auto, Allen s Pr o T railer, ONeals A utomotive, Bryan Taylor of B WT Designs, Amelia Island G raphics, attorney Pam Miller and realtor Regina Sluder. Their new addr e ss is 1850 Sadler Road. Business hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday thr ough Monday Closed T uesdays. Deliveries and pick u ps can be scheduled outside of s tore hours, including T uesdays. Renters must be at least 18 with a valid drivers license. Phone (904 visit their website at bikescooto-r yak.com. t firstname.lastname@example.org Toyota Motor Corp. plans t o move most of its U.S. headquarters to Dallas,T exas driven out of its California location by e xcessive taxes and regulations. The worlds largest automaker reportedly feels that Dallas is a better parking s pot for many of its 5,300 California-based employees.T he lower costs and accommodative environment in D allas are apparently enough to get Toyotas financial motor running more efficiently. The loss of much of Toyotas operation is indeeda blow to California and a nother boom for Texas. Ironically, the Toyota Prius hybrid vehicle has been the t op-selling model for the last t wo years in California, a s tate with the most stringent clean-air rules. T exas Gov. Rick Perry has enticed California companies to relocate to Texas as part of an ongoing media campaign. Perry says thato ver the past two years, 50 California companies have e ither relocated to or expanded into Texas creating 1 4,000 jobs there. Perry has lured companies with his promises of lower taxes and easier r egu lations. The message obviously rang out to Toyota, which cur r ently has its U .S. sales, marketing, f inance and engineering o perations at the Torrance, Calif., campus. This offers a lesson for other states, as well as coun ties and cities. Corporations will seek out locations where they can r eap the biggest p r ofit. T axes and r egulations f actor into this equation, as d o the quality of skilled labor, accessibility to major highways and ports, and availability of land and other resources. Here in Florida, Gov. Rick Scott has attempted to emu l ate T exas model. Scott has p ushed for lower taxes as w ell as decreased regulations, two critical issues when major corporations look to relocate. In New Y ork, state officialst here are promoting t ax-free zones to attract business. On its television c ommercials, thes tate is promising t hat new companies can operate for 10 years without paying property taxes. Other states such as Ohio pledge tax breaks on a comp anys inventory, equipment and income. They promote the plan as a new taxation s ystem to bring in new busin esses and industry. E ven though some people do not realize it, but waiving o r reducing taxes (for new or existing companies) is a popular technique that subtly generates economic activity. The trickle down effects ofc apitalism are real, powerful and unmistakable. Thats w hy the economy in Texas is one of the best in the count ry. Not only is Texas blessed with an abundance of natural r esour c es par t icularly in the petroleum and gas arenas it has also been opportunistic. The state possessesm any of the economic char a cteristics that California d oes not. According to the Orange County (Calif.d, Texas has been attracting thr ee times as many new companies as has California. AndT exans ar e actively continu i ng these job-seeking strate g ies. T hey say everything is bigger in Texas. This is often true that is, excluding taxes and r egulations. Those are bigger in California. Steve Nicklas is a financial advisor with a major U.S.f ir m who lives on Amelia I sland. His business columns a ppear in several newspapers in North Florida. 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ALAN DONALDSON For the News-Leader H ow do you know if your c hilds eyesight is 20/20? Vision problems are not necessarily appar e nt to kids or to their parents. But if your youngster is a member of one of Boys & Girls Clubs locally you both have the opportunity to findo ut, and at no charge. A cooperative program between Coastal Vision Center in Fernandina Beach and the staf f at the clubs has resulted in professional vision testing scheduled recently for as many as 140 young club members. D r John McClane III, pr esi dent of Coastal Vision, knows t hat childhood success is highly dependent on seeing properly. Working with leaders of Boys & Girls Clubs Nassau County Foundation, McClane makes interns at his practice available to visit the clubs and a ssess how well the kids can s ee. I nterns in optometry are required to get experience in the field before they receive their OD degree as optometrists. The degree involves a total of eight years of study: four years of college plus anoth-e r four years specializing in o ptometr y The two inter ns at C oastal V i sion are within a month or so of graduating and wer e delighted at the chance to check out the kids at Boys & Girls Clubs. Intern Shawna Sturgis is a native of Fernandina Beach who first graduated from FSU and then went to Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale to obtain her prof essional degree. Her newfound f riend Tara Brackley is a native o f Syracuse, N.Y., a graduate of Cornell University and is about to become an OD from the New England College of Optometry in Boston. These young women not only know all about vision testing but havea n obvious love of kids which i s easy to see as one watches t hem work. The club members are required to get parental permission for eye exams and, after being checked, they are given a form which tells if their eyes are OK or may need professional follow-up. I n the past, a number of u nsuspected eye deficiencies h ave been detected through this program, to the great benefit of youngsters who had no idea they didnt see as well as their classmates. Boys & Girls Clubs are dedicated to every phase of thew ell-being of their members. O thers in the community like J ohn McClane, shar e that same dedication. CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 5A W EDNESDAY A PRIL 30, 2014 BUSINESS News-Leader On Amelia Island at the base of the A1A bridge From 11:00 am dailyWeekend breakfast from 8:00 AM960030 Gateway Blvd. 904-277-3700 www.barbarajeans.com Great food, Great people, Great place! Air AmeliaCome FlyWith UsCall for Reservations Lessons also available Call 1-877-WeDoFlywww.airamelia.com APUBLICSERVICEANNOUNCMENT BYTHENEWS-LEADER Helping kids to see better SUBMITTED Coastal Vision Center interns Shawna Sturgis, right, and Tara Brackley, left, test the vision of children who are members of the local Boys & Girls Clubs.
6 A CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK W EDNESDAY A PRIL 30, 2014 NEWS News-Leader VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR LUNCHEON PHOTOS BY HEATHER A. PERRY/NEWS-LEADER M aury Shipper, RockTenn Human Resources Manager, congratulates John Boylan, winner of the Fernandina Beach Mill Community Volunteer award, above left. George Spicer, above center, receives the Fernandina Beach Optimist Club volunteer award from club President Larry Parker. Kathy Warner receives the Nassau County EmployeeV olunteer of the Year award from Commissioner Barry Holloway, above right, at the 29th annual Volunteer Awards luncheon at the Atlantic Avenue Recreation Center on T hursday. BLACKROCK ROAD CLOSURE NOTICEDue to a Nassau County Project, Blackrock Road will be closed for Bridge Reconstruction @Gravel Creek/Lanceford Creek Starting May 5th, 2014 for approximately 30 days Access to Blackrock Road north of the creek will be via Chester Road north to Heron Isles Parkway. Access to A1Afrom north of the creek on Blackrock Road will be via Heron Isles Parkway to Chester Road south to A1A. Contact Information: Petticoat-Schmitt Civil Contractors, Inc. Robbie Griner (904 NL/PSA S tephanie Manwell, above l eft, also known as Miss Sunshine, gives thanks for the Elsie HarperV olunteer of the Y e ar A war d for social ser v ices. Len Kreger, center, received 76 nominationsf or his outstanding contrib utions to the city of F er n andina Beach, earning the Elsie Harper Community EnrichmentA war d Edna Swithers, right, accepts the Elsie Harper award for service to seniors at the Council on Aging presented by thec ity of Fernandina Beach. L ee Burchett, left, accepts the Elsie Harper award for service to youth.
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 7A W EDNESDAY A PRIL 30, 2014 OPINION News-Leader VOICE OF THE PEOPLE M M a a i i n n B B e e a a c c h h s s l l i i d d e e B efore we slide into a position as to whether we should have a slide at Main Beach, lets take a breath and study the issues, as your Park and Recreation Advisory Board has done for the last 15 years on which I have served. T his is the committee on which I a nd many other dedicated citizens s erve. There is a Main Beach Master P lan in which we have studied, amend ed and made suggestions to the commission with good, thoughtful dialogue. The master plan has been accepted by the commission. We have discussed and r eceived various pr o posals since the demise of the old water s lide. Many in our community lamente d the loss of this attraction. W e looked a t the Main Beach geography and stud ied car efully the active and passive use of the jewel we call Main Beach. Let us study the proposal and make recommendations to the commission and incr ease public dialogue befor e misstatements are made. Recently, o ver a six-year period, we worked with t he outstanding gr oup of volunteers t hat wanted to place an all-access play gr ound on some of Parks and Recr eation r e sponsible acr eage. W e are now poised for a ribbon-cutting of the Pirate Playground. Thanks to the many volunteers associated with the project, the dedicated staff of Park andR ecreation, the support of the comm ission and the community I could go and name many other projects that the board and the Parks and Recr eation staff have carefully planned, or ganized, presented and bought to completion the changes that have enhanced our community over the years. Let us go to work for y ou! B urton K. Bright P ark and Recreation A dvisory Board B B u u r r g g e e r r K K i i n n g g a a m m o o d d e e l l As I read the article concerning the Bur ger King signs (April 25 der where the county commissioners are coming from and in what day and age they are living in? Eighth Street is the gateway to Fernandina Beach and should be inviting and attractive to those who drive here to visit our community The Bur ger King is one of the few buildings and properties that provides a clean and inviting appearance. Many of the properties look unkept and resemble that of a ghetto. Rather than attack the property owners that are being responsible and doing what is good for the county/city they need to be going after the owners that ar e not maintaining their pr oper ties. We should be supporting Mrs. Armstrong by contacting our county commissioners or maybe we should have a local Burger King Day in Fernandina and Callahan. Patrick Orr Yulee S S t t . M M i i c c h h a a e e l l ( ( c c o o n n t t . ) ) Lets try a different approach to the alleged problems at St. Michaels. Why dont we let the people of St. Michaels and the city of Fernandina Beach solve their pr oblems. They both ar e smar t enough and capable of handling the situation. Mar y Ellen Corbin Fer nandina Beach In reference to the letter entitled St. Michael, the city and the newspa per which appeared in the NewsLeader April 25, ther e is a paragraph which states: Lets make a distinction. Some things are indeed internal church matt ers. Does a pastor preach orthodox e asy-to-understand ser mons? Does he b ring the comforts of religion to the sick and dying? Is he there for his people when they lose a job, when they go to jail, when they are abandoned, when they sin and need to be sought out with a merciful call to repentance? Is he visible; does he understand his peo-p le, their history and their culture? D oes he tr eat the rich no better than t he poor who have the same needs as the rich? T o clarify these questions: they ar e not now nor wer e they ever intended to imply that Father Jose, the pastor of St. Michael s chur ch, has ever failed in any of his obligations in this parish. H e is responsive to the needs of all t he parishioners. He has been awak e ned at 2 a.m. and gone out in response to the call. Father Jose is an excellent priest and tends to his parishioners in an understanding way that covers both the spiritual and pastoral duties. The intent was not to criticize our priest, but to show a difference of what the pastor does in the internal matters of the church, and what the city has asi ts responsibility. Therefore, in conclusion, I am officially apologizing to both Father Jose and any parishioners for statements perceived as intentional affronts to our pastor That was never my intention. Barbara Book Fernandina Beach W hat? Another letter about St. Michael? Her e s the latest update: I talked to an official at City Hall who said the church does not have to prove they have enough parking before they start the expansion! They can do all they want to do to our old historic chur ch and then addr ess the parking situation. At present, there is enough parking because they count the 48 spaces of valet parking. This only works on paper and there are no plans to actually test it. (This is the place wher e we have to cut down the 100-year-old magnolia tr ee because its in the way.) If this is the city law, then we need to change it. We are about to destroy the peace and quiet of a whole historic neighbor hood. Wheres the common sense? Joan Bean Fer nandina Beach As a parishioner of St. Michael s, I am saddened by the recent flurry of letters to the News-Leader regarding our church. One writer stated: The madness has to stop; indeed it must! The church is nothing other than the family of God. Obviously, some members of our family have disagr ee ments, as I suppose most families do fr om time to time, yet of course, such disagreements do not nor should reach the newspaper. e must learn to live together as br others or perish together like fools, Martin Luther King said. The Rev. Billy Graham once responded to a dissident: Y ou should keep sear ching for the perfect church and once you find it, join it and then it no longer will be perfect. One of this past Fridays letter writers had questions about what our pastor does. I have personally obser ved our pastor perform a baptism of a young child and an hour later preside over a funeral. I have seen after Mass, distressed people walk back, unannounced, to seek Fathers guidance or help, and never been denied. Our priest is on call 24/7 and, even getting a phone call late at night, has gone and given somebodys loved one their last rites, oftentimes to a person who hasn t been to church in 20-30 years. Fathe r is there for them. Father Jose is the s hepher d of our chur ch and celebrates M ass at least eight times per week, so yes, he is tending to his flock. What does Bishop Estevez say about the expansion of St. Michael and building a Mission Church in Yulee? The bishop has publicly suppor ted both pr ojects on numer ous occasions both verbally and in writing. Why expand the chur ch? I star ted going to Mass at St. Michael around the year 2001. Even 13 years ago, people often had to stand during Mass as ther e wer e not enough seats. Her e we are in the year 2014, can anybody deny the fact the population as well as tourism has not gr own in our commu nity? Just a week ago, St. Michael held a Vigil Mass on Saturday evening. Another Mass in the new and expanded Parish Hall at 8 a.m. along with a Mass at 8:30 a.m. in the chur ch for Spanish-speaking Catholics. The Spanish Mass was attended by folks who could not get into the hall because it was full. The 10 a.m. and noon Masses wer e again held at the Parish Hall and simultaneously at the church. I guess all these people found somewhere to park! The neighbors have been ver y sup portive and understanding of the family of God at St. Michael. What a nice neighbor hood. I am cer tain the neigh bors have been supportive since the church founding in 1872 (142 years publicly thank them! For some people, change is very hard to accept. In this case, a few people have done ever ything they know to thwart this expansion including going beyond r eason and civility I r ecall a couple of years ago, just after Father Jose became our pastor, a very lengthy parish survey was mailed to all registered parishioners. Father sought input from all parishioners and even had folks call those people who did not r etur n their sur vey so that they were reminded to respond. A vast majority of parishioners desir ed for the chur ch to be expanded! St. Michael is a wonderful place for people of the family of God to come and worship. But dont take my word for it, please come and see for yourself. Her s a tip, come early so you can get a seat. My response to dissidents would be to ask them to consider what we r ead from Luke 11:17, a house divide d against itself will fail. And maybe rer ead (above Billy Grahams r esponse to one of his dissidents as well as the statement from MLK. Kenneth Dalton Fer nandina Beach C C o o m m f f o o r r t t a a n n d d s s u u p p p p o o r r t t From the Tomes and Bohannon family thank you all for your kind words of comfort, support and just great stories about my brother, Dallas Tomes. Thank you to all of those who made the trip to Jacksonville National Cemetery, and those who were able to come to the beach afterwar d. The militar y ser vice was moving, and I am really thankful for the Patriot Guar d Riders who came in on motorcycles, just like D would have loved to be part of. I made sure to shake every one of their hands and thank them, fr om the bottom of my hear t I was so touched. The gathering at Main Beach was spot on a beautiful day gr eat food, fel lowship, spreading some ashes at the beach he loved and fun feeding the gulls, releasing balloons and remembering our son, father, uncle, brother, friend and computer guru. I would especially like to thank Slider s for their generous donation of great food in r emembrance of Dallas. I do sincer ely apologize to Slider s for the miscom munication regarding the location of our gathering please everyone be sure to patronize their establishment and be sure to say thank you for their generosity! It was so nice to meet and visit with so many of Dallas computer clients, new friends and dear old friends and family I also have to thank Al and Doug with Amelia Luxury Transportation. Thank you, Al, for your superb driving and putting up with us nuts for three hours! Thank you again, everyone, for your kind words, hard work, and please feel fr ee to r emain in touch: btrish firstname.lastname@example.org. And please consider making a dona tion to Patriot Guar d Riders at www patriotguard.org. Trish Bohannon Fernandina Beach T T r r e e a a s s u u r r e e d d T T r r e e e e T T r r o o l l l l e e y y The Amelia Tree Conservancy outdid themselves with their Inaugural Treasured Tree Trolley Tour. Their hospitality fr om the chilled Pr osecco served in glass flutes as we took our seats on the tr olley to the hors doeu vr es and cash bar at the Mermaid Bar that concluded the tour, was warm and gracious. The speakers who boarded the trolley at various spots along the route were informative, educational and enter taining. The surprises, and ther e were quite a few, were whimsical and endearing. Best of all was the oppor tunity to take in the beauty and majesty of Amelia Islands stunning maritime forest canopy. Congratulations to the ATC on creating a delightful event. It will be a hard act to follow. Jayne C. Nasrallah Fernandina Beach A A m m e e r r i i c c a a n n L L e e g g i i o o n n Today I was extremely surprised and honor ed at the same time today. During the American Legion 5th District Constitutional Confer ence I was awarded/named Commander of the Y ear for the Department of Florida, 5th District. Although this is a great honor for me, the real awardees are the American Legion Post 401 Members in Hilliar d that have worked so hard and fast to get our Post up and running in record time! Even that could not have been done without the guidance and suppor t of the 5th District Officers Tom Gora, Bob Brewster, Emory Austin, Benny Combs, Jerry Brandt, to name a few; all the 5th District posts that help us with donations and sup port to get us going, with a special thank you to Post 54 and 233; and all the help fr om the Sons of the American Legion and Legion Riders; to the community as a whole to all of you, I thank you! For you see, this is not just an honor for me personally, but it is a combined ef for t of us all in the American Legion to meet our overall goals for Veterans and their families. For God and Countr y Kevin Sherwood, Commander American Legion C W Hilliard Post 401 DAVID FITZSIMMONS/THE ARIZONA DAILY STAR HOW TO WRITE US ~ Letters must include writers name (printed and signature), address and telephone number for verification. Writers are normally limited to one letter in a 30-day period. 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, Fernandina Beach, FL., 32035 E-mail: mpar nell@fbnewsleader com. visit us on-line at fbnewsleader .com I t has been my practice as County Manager to make every effort to avoid exchanges with citizens who are exercising their right to express an opinion on county governm ent matters. I fully understand that reasonable people can often disagree. I do find it nece ssary, however, to respond to the article written by Mr. Steve Nicklas that appeared in the April 23 edition of the News-Leader I find it very difficult to believe that a professional financial advisor would take such a short-term view of the financial situation in Nassau County. I t is well known and often written that my staff and I do not hold the same financial phil osophy as that of Clerk of Court John Crawford. Although there is a distinct difference of opinion as to how the Board of County Commissioners should address the current situation, there is no difference when it comes to the facts in this issue. It has been acknowledged and commented upon by the countys l ongtime financial advisor with RBC Capital Markets, our external auditor who prepares t he countys annual financial statements and more than one credit rating agency that our ad valorem taxing funds that provide funding for day-to-day operating expenses are structurally imbalanced. The shortfall in those funds is projected to be $10-$12 million in the upcoming fiscal year budget. T he Annual Financial Report, prepared by the external auditors and submitted by Clerk Crawford in March, does reflect reserves in e xcess of $40 million. What is not included in Mr. Nicklas opinion piece is t hat over $23 million of the $40 million is restricted by l aw and cannot be used to support day-to-day operating expenses. The remaining undesignated balance as reported by the auditors was $23.9 million. The board chose to use $4.5 million of the $23.9 million to balance the current year budget in l ieu of increasing the tax burden on our citizens. $10 million is currently designated for the new Sheriffs Administrative Building and $4.5 million is designated for the expansion and upgrades of the 911 emergency dispatch operations facility. Mr. Crawford has proposed using all onecent sales tax revenue to cover day-to-day operating expenses and balance the budget. T his certainly is an option for the board to consider but an estimated $7.5 million does not cover the entire shortfall and it does not address several serious needs that exist in the county today. The sales tax was originally implemented to support capital expenditures. A large portion of the one-cent revenue has been used in recent years in lieu of a millage increase to cover operational expenses. As a r esult, much needed capital expenditures such as pavement management and fleet replacement has been deferred. How long can the c ounty defer action in these critical areas? Our r oads are deteriorating and there is no money available to protect and preserve them to e xtend the life expectancy. Emergency service vehicles have been operating well beyond the p rojected useful life. Much of our heavy equipment in our Road and Bridge Department is also well beyond recommended replacement periods. Do you really want fire and rescue vehicles that are well beyond normal replacement cycles responding to your emergency? Is it wise to defer much-needed upgrades to our 911 dispatch system? This is the heart and soul of our public safety operations. Yes, onec ent money can be used to cover operating expenses but is this really a tradeoff we want to make? Mr. Nicklas predicts that our ad valorem revenue will increase by $1 million next year. Even the most optimistic estimates for future growth indicate that Nassau County is at least 5to 7-years from the growth necessary to generate $10$12 million in additional ad valorem t ax revenue to cover the current shortfall. Does anyone actually believe that other critical expenses such as insurance, fuel, electricity and health care will not increase over the same 5-7 year period? Can Nassau County continue to defer critical capital expenditures and capital maintenance? I certainly do not think this type of action is in the best interest of Nassau County citizens. Deferring capital projects and c apital maintenance will only magnify the problems and result in further deterioration of our infrastructure and increased costs in the f uture. Is this the legacy you want to leave for f uture generations? VIEWPOINT/ T ED S ELBY /N ASSAU C OUNTY M ANAGER How long can the county wait? 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This time of year migratory birds a re passing through and visiting our feeders, and other birds are settling in to make their nests. Painted buntings are a special treat when they visit us in the spring and this year they seem to be here in droves, with many readers reporting seeing them for the first time. Male painted buntings look like gaudy clowns with their vivid blue, red a nd green coloration. The females and young are less colorful but still attractive little greenish birds that provide interest to our feeders. Painted buntings migrate through our area this time of year, heading to their breeding grounds in south central U.S., where they are cherished and protected. But sadly, they spend their winters in the C aribbean and Mexico and are often captured to be caged pets, which, along with h abitat destruction is leading to their decline in numbers. If you have buntings too, you might want to check out the Painted Bunting Observer Team website ( http://pbot. troynt.com/) where you can j oin other citizen scientists to help conserve them. S ome people are also reporting vivid blue indigo buntings at their feeders now too, while others are seeing similar, but lar ger, blue grosbeaks. Goldfinches, thrushes and house finches are also pass-i ng through many backyards this spring, a ll there for the curious naturalist to watch. I was writing this column when I got a message from my neighbors Ann and Dick McCarthy. There are buntings at our feeder all the time these last few days. Come on over and see them! I couldnt resist, and shut down my computer and walked down the str eet to visit them. I ts been awhile since Ive seen the M cCarthys backyard and I was amazed at t he bir d sanctuary it had become. They have four or five different bird feeders, all squirrel-proof and filled with fresh seeds of many varieties hanging near the shr ubs and har dwood tr ees in the empty lot behind them. A hummingbird feeder with fr esh nectar in fr ont of their por ch window a lso lured in its own contingent. Nearby a s mall koi pond with rushing water from a f ountain and enhanced with Louisiana irises and other aquatic plants provided habit for dragonflies and drinks for passing wildlife. All ar ound wer e native and or n a mental flowering plants adding color and aroma to the scene. All thought of finishing this column that day disappeared and instead I spent a happy hour or so in their backyard, relaxing on a chair and watching the bird show. First, a gaudy male painted bunting flew to one feeder, soon to be joined by a greenish female or sub-adult, difficult to tell t hem apart. And then an indigo bunting flew to the next feeder and vied for space with a cardinal pair. Occasionally a blue jay flew in and disrupted the scene but, after it had its own fill of seed, the buntings returned. The show continued, with birds taking their turns at the well-stocked feede rs. I could have stayed there all day! Its not only bird feeders that draw in m igratory spring birds, its our natural environment as well. Many birds visit us on along their travels to feed on the berries, seeds and insects found in the w oods, marshes and brush land around u s. If you walk the Greenway or the trails in Fort Clinch State Park and listen for b ird calls, you are likely to find bright yellow prothonotary warblers and other small warblers with distinctive markings as well. They may be dif ficult to spot but with a bit of patience trying to track down the birdst hat are calling, you can find them. P art of the fun of finding new birds is t rying to identify them. If you have photos of the birds you see, even those that arent quite professional you can always look them up in a bird book later. A good bird book to own for this task is the Sibley Field Guide to Birds of Eastern North America. The car eful drawing of each s pecies that point out identifying markings a nd the different plumages of males, f emales and juveniles has enough infor m ation for even a beginning birder to decipher. If you ar e going to under t ake the chal lenge of spotting spring migrating bir ds, youd better get at it. It is only a brief period befor e summer sets in and these bir ds h ave left us and moved into the places furt her north where they will nest and raise t heir families. But while they are here, be sure to enjoy the show! Pat Foster-Turley is a zoologist on Amelia Island. She welcomes your natur e questions and obser vations. email@example.com Painted buntings s ometimes show up at backyard b ird feeders in the spring, above, w ith a grosbeak. PHOTOS BY KEN VENDOLA FOR THE NEWS-LEADER W ILD WAYS Pat F oster-Turley
W W e e s s t t s s i i d d e e R R e e p p u u b b l l i i c c a a n n C C l l u u b b All Republicans are invited to attend the W estside Republican Club in Hilliard at 7 p.m. May 6 to hear Nassau County Clerk ofC ourt John Crawford speak. The meeting will be at the Hilliard C ommunity Center, 37117 Pecan St. Refreshments will be prepared by club members. R R e e p p u u b b l l i i c c a a n n W W o o m m e e n n T he Federated Republican Women of Nassau will have their monthly meeting onF riday, May 9, at the Golf Club of Amelia Island. The guest speaker will be Nassau C ounty Property Appraiser Mike Hickox. The social will be held at 11:30 a.m. and the business meeting will begin at 11:45 a.m. Hickox is a native of Nassau County, who prior to being elected, spent the past 35 years a s a real estate broker and state-certified appraiser. Since becoming state certified in1 992, he has personally appraised more than 10,000 properties throughout Nassau County a nd taken over 50 appraisal courses for continuing education. Hickox currently serves as a director for the Nassau County Economic Development Board; he is a past district vice president of the Florida Association of Realtors, past president of the Nassau County Multiple Listing S ervice; past chairman of the Professional Standards Committee, where he chaired arbit ration and mediation hearings for the local association of realtors, which kept disputes o ut of the court system; past director of the F lorida Association of Realtors, local associat ion of realtors, chamber of commerce and Kiwanis Club; and past president of the local a ssociation of realtors, where under his leadership the board won two distinguished awards, The Florida Association of Realtors Board Achievement Award and the George Linville Education Award. In addition, he has served as a real estate and appraisal instructor for the local association of realtorsf or more than 20 years. In 2012, Hickox was elected to serve as as Property Appraiser. H e is married to Erin Hickox, a kindergarten teacher at Southside Elementary, and together they have four adult children. Contact FRWN by Tuesday with your reservation at firstname.lastname@example.org or 4915544. Lunch is $20. F F a a i i r r T T a a x x Florida Fair Tax plans to hold a special r ally to raise awareness about the Fair Tax from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 17, at the Peck Center, Fernandina Beach The goal is to educate people within the local community about the benefits of the Florida Fair Tax. The Florida Fair Tax is a non-partisan effort to replace federal income and payroll taxes with a national retail sales tax. O rganizers say this approach simplifies the process because it eliminates the IRS and the complex tax code. The Florida Fair Tax is a 501(c3ganization located in Ponte Vedra, According to the groups flyer, membership fees start at $5 annually. Contact Larry Miller at 415-3142 for information. CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 9A W EDNESDAY A PRIL 30, 2014 NEWS News-Leader NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING PLANNING ADVISORY BOARD CITY OF FERNANDINA BEACHNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Public Hearing is scheduled for W ednesday May 14, 2014 a t5:00 p.m. in the City Commission Chambers,204 Ash Street Fernandina B each,Florida to consider the following applications: LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE TEXT AMENDMENTS MARLIN & BARREL DISTILLERY,(PAB 2014-08) LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE (LDCTEXT AMENDMENTS PROVIDING FOR A NEW USE OF CRAFT DISTILLERY AND SMALL-SCALE WINERY OR BREWERY WITH LIMITED DISTRIBUTION AND ASSOCIATED DEFINITIONS PROPOSED AMENDMENTS AFFECT CHAPTER 1 SECTION 1.07.00 DEFINITIONS, CHAPTER 2 SECTION 2.03.02 TABLE OF LAND USES,AND CHAPTER 6 SUPPLEMENTAL STANDARDS SECTION 6.02.00. LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE TEXT AMENDMENTS CITY OF FERNANDINA BEACH,(PAB 2014-09) LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE (LDCTEXT AMENDMENTS FOR HOSPITAL SUPPLEMENTAL STANDARDS PROVIDED IN CHAPTER 6 SECTION 6.02.11 TO ALLOW A MAXIMUM BUILDING HEIGH OF SIXTY (60AND ALLOW FOR OFF-PREMISE SIGNAGE. ZONING MAP CHANGE CITY OF FERNANDINA BEACH,(PAB 201410) REZONING OF 66 OCEAN AVENUE PROPERTIES FROM R-2 (MEDIUM DENISTY RESIDENTIALTO CON (CONSERVATION) ZONING TOMATCH EXISTING FUTURE LAND USE OF CONSERVATION AND CORRECTING ASCRIVENERS MAPPING ERROR. Interested parties may appear at said hearing and be heard asto the advisability of any action,which may be considered.Any persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in order to participate in this program or activity should contact 310-3100,TTY 711,(TTY number for all City offices) or through the Florida Relay Service at 711 at least 24 hours in advance to request such accommodation. IF ANY PERSON DECIDES TO APPEAL ANY DECISION MADE BY THE BOARD/COMMISSION WITH RESPECT TO ANY MATTER CONSIDERED AT SUCH HEARING,S/HE WILL NEED 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. 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.For information on the application,please contact the Planning Department at 310-3135. POLITICS IN BRIEF SUBMITTED D avid Christian, vice president of governmental affairs with the Florida Chamber of Commerce, presents a wards to State Rep. Janet Adkins in Tallahassee. Florida Chamber honors Adkins State Rep. Janet H. Adkins r eceived the Florida Chamber of Commerce Distinguished A dvocate Award of 2013 for her w ork in the 2013 Legislative ses s ion to ensure the K-12 curriculum is rigorous and relevant in pr e paration of allowing Floridas students to excel and succeed in their future endeavors. Florida Chamber Disting uished Advocates are named a nnually and ar e special awards p resented to legislators who go above and beyond in advocating pr o -jobs legislative priori ties to make Florida mor e com petitive. The Florida Chamber is proud to honor legislative lead-e rs who stood strong in support o f the entr epreneurial free e nterprise system which made our country great and that are helping put Florida in position to become the number one job creator in the nation, said David Har t, executive vice pr es ident of the Florida Chamber o f Commerce, in a press r elease. I n addition to the Distinguished Advocate Award, Adkins was awar d ed a grade of A, with a scor e of 100, on the Chambers Legislative Report C ard. The Legislative Report Card is calculated annually by t he Florida Chamber of Comm er ce. The chamber grades l egislators on how they vote on important issues relating to Florida businesses. The grades are calculated based on the members voting record on issues that support Floridas economic pillars of growth. I am honored to receive b oth r ecognitions. In 2013, we w orked to create rigorous, alternative pathways for students to meet high school graduationr equir e ments. These ef f orts increase the likelihood that the students of Florida will be prepared for their future careersa nd allow them to compete and e xcel in today s global economic m arketplace, said Adkins. Adkins represents parts of Duval County and all of Nassau County She ser v es as the Chair of the Florida House of Repr esentatives K12 Subcommittee on Education. Adkins a lso serves on the House E ducation Appropriations Budg et Conference Committee. For additional information, contact Adkins of f ice at 4913664. Ingram to manage Seashore A TLANTA Southeast Regional Director Stan Austin announced the selection of Gary Ingram as superintendent of Cumberland Island National Seashore in St. Marys, Ga. Ingram will begin h is new assignment in midMay. H e has been the superintendent of Jimmy Carter N ational Historic Site in Plains, Ga., since 2007, and has been serving as acting superintendent of Cumberland Island National S eashore since January. A C alifornia native, I ngram has nearly 20 years of service to the National Park S ervice (NPS w ell as serving as a law enforcement offic er outside of federal service. Between 1993 and 2001, hew orked as a national park r anger at Yosemite National P ark in California, including protection ranger, horse patr o l, search and rescue, emergency medical services and chief liaison officer. In 2001 and 2002 he served as a policy advisor for the U.S. H ouse of Representatives, f ocusing on federal law e nforcement and homeland security. In 2002, Ingram r e turned to Yosemite National Park and spent three years as management assistant to the superintendent, responsible for Congressional and com-m unity affairs. I n 2005, Ingram moved to t he Washington, D.C., Office of the NPS, and served as special assistant to the Alaskar egional director. In that capacity he represented Alaskas parks and regional office in day-to-day dealings with thel eadership of the Department o f the Interior, the NPS, C ongress and Washington, D.C.-based interest groups. Ingram plans to move to the Camden County Ga., area with his wife, Athena, and son, Connor Ingram s two other children, Gary and M cKenna, are attending coll ege. Ingram
A Yulee man is unfit to keep dogs, which he has used for fighting, according to Nassau C ounty Animal Control. The county has taken the m atter to Nassau County court, asking that it be allowed to keep t he seven dogs it seized from George R. Scoates. According to the legal complaint filed April 17, Animal Control officers made repeated v isits to the Radio Avenue residence of Scoates, where they s aid they found deplorable conditions related to the care, cust ody and living conditions of these animals. Officers witnessed certain circumstances and evidence that, taken together, led them to believe that these dogs were being kept for the purpose of training dogs for use in the illegal and cruel activity of dog f ighting, the complaint alleges. That included intravenous (IV from cages, consistent with well known practice for preparing fighting dogs, it stated. Officers also found skeletal remains appearing to be the bones of dogs on the premises and found a pen containing feral pigs, which are commonly used t o dispose of the remains of dead dogs killed in training or fighting, according to the complaint. Some of the dogs seized wer e described as animal aggressive, including Taj Mah al, a three-year-old male pit bull; Yogi, a 10-year-old male Rott-weiler; Scratchy, a two-yearold female pit bull; and Cujoe, a fiveto six-year-old male bulldog. I nvestigators found online photographs and magazines d escribing Scoates as being involved in illicit dog fighting a ctivities, including a photograph of Taj Mahal, who was described as his champion. Scoates warned officers when they seized Taj Mahal that the dog was extremely animal aggressive and warned that no a nimals should be in close contact to him. T wo of the dogs seized, a f ive-year-old female shepherd n amed Sheba and a two-yearo ld male Patterdale named Fat B oy, were described as human aggressive. Fat Boy was frightened and highly aggressive when taken into custody, the complaint stated. A five-year-old female Patterd ale, Bullet, also seized, was k ept as a breeder, according to the complaint, which asserted that Patterdales are commonly used as bait by those who train larger fighting breeds. A physical examination by a veterinarian on April 12 found a pattern of lack of proper andr easonable care for the animals, including deprivation of food, w ater, shelter and medical care, the complaint stated. T he dogs lacked required licenses and rabies vaccinations, it said. The complaint described Scoates as unable or unwilling or unfit to care for the dogs, and asked the court to allow N assau County to take ownership and dispose of the dogs as i t sees fit. Scoates could be r equired to pay for care of the a nimals while in county custody. T he county asked the court t o bar him from possession of other animals in the future. Scoates has not been charged with any crimes related to the alleged dog fighting. He w as arrested in a separate matt er April 2 and charged with poss ession of six pills of Adderall and six pills of Oxycontin without a prescription. 10A W EDNESDAY A PRIL 30, 2014 NEWS News-Leader CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK T IME CAPSULE On March 27, the N assau County Sheriffs Office was invited to p lace items into a Duval County Courthouse Time C apsule, which is to be opened in 2064, 50 years from now. Sheriff Bill Leeper represented NCSO and placed the f ollowing items into the capsule: A letter from L eeper to a future sheriff of Nassau County; a s houlder patch; lapel pin; challenge coin; information regarding NCSO; the Police Officers Bible; and an a utographed copy of his book, H ighway of Horror. S UBMITTED The crime rate dropped by 17.2 percent in Nassau County during 2013, Sherif f Bill Leeper announced. This r eduction is t he lowest since 2010. N assau County s crime rate c ontinues to be well below the statewide average of 4.7 percent. According to the Uniform Crime Report (UCR pr ovided by the Florida Department of Law E nforcement (FDLE t her e wer e 247 fewer crimes o verall in 2013 than 2012. While the Annual Crime Report marks a significant reduction in the local crime rate, it s extr e mely impor t ant to r emember that criminals adapt quickly to any effort made by law enforcement to combat crime, Leeper said. T hat is why it is vital that citizens continue to use crime prevention tools to help protect themselves, their families and their community Now is not the t ime to let up on efforts, but i nstead is the time to apply even m ore aggressive pressure to make sure a strong message is sent to criminals and there is continued reduction in the crime rate, he said. I am ver y pleased that crime in Nassau County is cont inuing its downward trend. T her e ar e several key r easons f or this success, including our valuable partnerships with other law enforcement agencies and the community; our proactive appr oach to solving crime tr ends before they become an issue; and the fact that we work hard every day to prove to the people of Nassau County thatw e are committed to excellence, said Leeper. Nassau County continues to be a safe place to live, work, raise a fam ily and visit on vacation. H ere are some of the ways c itizens can help law enfor ce m ent drive down crime: Lock your car and keep valuables out of view. Start or join a Neighborhood Watch program. Mentor a child. Be alert and aware of your s urroundings. Join one of NCSO s C itizens Advisor y T eams to help address problems at the neighborhood level. Protect personal information like your Social Security number computer passwords and banking information. When online, dont chat with strangers or respond tot heir e-mails. NL/PSAN L / P S AT hank you to Steve Leimber g, unseenimages.com for photo, and teh News-Leader for printing this ad. NL/PSA County seizes Yulee mans 7 dogs used for fightin Crime rate falls 17.3% in Nassau in 2013 Officers also found skeletal remains appeari ng to be the bones of dogs on the premises and found a pen containing feral pigs, which are commonly used to dispose of the remains of dead dogs killed in training or fighting.
The following report was c ompiled by Angela Daughtry, News-Leader staff, from the April 2 4 court docket of Circuit Court Judge Robert M. Foster. n Melissa Rene Butler pleaded guilty to two counts of possession of a controlled subs tance and was adjudicated guilty. She was sentenced to 90d ays in Nassau County Jail with credit for 23 days service and o rdered to pay $518 in court costs, $150 to the Public Defenders Office and $100 to the State Attorneys Office. n Jack Carlton Cogburn a dmitted violation of probation being served for domestic bat-t ery and battery of a law enforcement officer and was a djudicated guilty. Probation was revoked and terminated and he was sentenced to 90 days in Nassau County Jail with credit for time served since March 21, 2014, and ordered to pay $31.20 in outstanding c osts. n John Joseph Hamilton w as served an affidavit and denied violation of probation being served for possession ofa controlled substance and possession of less than 20 grams of cannabis no citation. n Stephen Leroy Jackson II pleaded not guilty to driving while license suspended, habitual offender. n C ameron Deshawn Jones a dmitted violation of pr obation b eing served for grand theft and adjudication was withheld. Probation was reinstated with the original conditions and extended six months. The defendant may pay $250 in lieu of 50 community service hours, a nd probation may be termin ated early upon completion of a ll conditions. n A plea of not guilty was entered in court for Nason V incent Jones for sale or delivery of cocaine. n P aul Michael Kendricks was served an affidavit and admitted violation of probation being served for grand theft of a firearm and adjudication was w ithheld. Probation was reinstated with the original termsa nd conditions and extended one year. The defendant is to c omplete 50 additional hours of community service at a minimum of five hours per month, and must submit to a drug evaluation within 60 days and follow u p with any recommended treatment. n J uliette Angela Kwiaton pleaded not guilty to trafficki ng in opium more than four grams but less than 14 grams. n Thomas Allen Lyons Jr. admitted violation of probation being served for three counts of possession of cocaine with citation, trespassing, criminal misc hief $200 or less, tampering with or fabricating physical evid ence, driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and sale or delivery of cocaine. Sentence hearing is May 8. n A jury trial of June 9 was set for Arsene Joseph Marchand for sale, manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance. n Gerald Graham Ohlend orf was served an affidavit and d enied violation of pr obation b eing served for driving with license suspended, revoked or canceled with knowledge first conviction and possession of cocaine without a prescription. He pleaded not guilty to driving while license suspended, habitu al offender. n T imothy Scott Rowland J r. pleaded not guilty to two counts of dealing in stolen property and giving false verificat ion of ownership to a pawnbroker. n H arvey Turner pleaded guilty to felony domestic battery and was adjudicated guilty. He was sentenced to 24 months in Florida State Prison with c redit for 323 days served, to run concurrently with anotherc ase. He was ordered to pay $418 in court costs, $352 in surc harges, $150 to the Public Defenders Office and $100 to the State Attorneys Office. The defendant may be released to Camden County to face charges i n Georgia. n Ronald Tyre pleaded g uilty to failure to comply with sex offender requirements and w as adjudicated guilty. He was sentenced to two years in Florida State Prison with credit for 188 days served and ordered to pay $418 in court costs, $150 to the Public Defenders Office and $100 to t he State Attorneys Office. n Tommy Williamson pleade d guilty to grand theft and adjudication was withheld. He was sentenced to time served in Nassau County Jail followed by 12 months probation and ordered to pay $1,246.49 in restitution, $418 in court costs, $150 to the Public Defenders Office and $100 to the State Attorneys Office. n J ohn T. Vandyk pleaded n ot guilty to possession of c annabis with intent to sell, deliver, manufacture or purchase and possession of controlled substance paraphernalia. n Peter Brian Vanliempd was served and affidavit and d enied violation of probation b eing ser ved for lewd or lasc ivious battery. n Kenneth Ashley Whitley pleaded guilty to two counts of d ealing in stolen property, two counts of giving false verificat ion of ownership to a pawnbroker and burglary of a structure or conveyance and was adjudicated guilty. He was sentenced to six months in Nassau C ounty Jail with credit for 71 days served followed by twoy ears probation, to run concurrently. He was ordered to p ay $1,800 in restitution to First Coast Car Wash, $836 in court costs, $300 to the Public Defenders Office and $200 to the State Attorneys Office. n G arrett Ray Wilkes pleaded not guilty to possession of ac ontrolled substance without a prescription and driving under t he influence of alcohol. n Thomas Wade Wright was served an affidavit and admitted violation of probation being served for obstructing or opposing a police officer without violence, grand theft a nd burglary of a structure and was adjudicated guilty. Probat ion was reinstated with the original conditions. The following report was compiled by Angela Daughtry, News-Leader staff, from the April 17 court docket of Circuit Court Judge Robert M. Foster. n Shane Popham pleaded guilty to dealing in stolen property and false verification of o wnership of property and was a djudicated guilty He was sent enced to 13 months in a state prison with credit for 57 days and ordered to pay $3,094.38 in restitution, $418 in court costs, $150 to the Public Defenders Office and $100 to the State Attorneys Office. S entence runs concurrently w ith a Geor gia case, and he m ay be released to Georgia. email@example.com CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 11A W EDNESDAY A PRIL 30, 2014 NEWS News-Leader JOEWINSTONPOTTERY904206 0725 firstname.lastname@example.org An Association organized exclusively to develop and sustain an interest, appreciation, and enjoyment in the visual arts of Nassau County, FL 904-261-7020 www.islandart.org PLAN TO VISITUS ON MAY10, ATTHE OMNI HOME SHOWFROM 10AM TO 6 PM IN THE CUMBERLAND ROOM OF THE CONFERENCE CENTER, FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. 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He has asked local and state officials to designate a portion of SR 200/A1A between I-95 and Stratton Road as the Nassau County Deputy Sheriffs Memorial Highway I felt it was important to honor those who have paid t he ultimate sacrifice, said Leeper. County commissioners supported this request at the board meeting Monday night with a resolution that was then delivered to the state legislat ure through local Rep. Janet Adkins. S tate officials have to OK the plan since it is a state roadway. Leeper has asked the state t o provide two signs, including o ne on the west side of the i nterchange at I-95 and A1A, and the other on the roadway at Stratton Road in Callahan. The signs are a constant reminder that law enforcement is a dangerous profession and the citizens and the p eople who visit this county n eed to remember, said Leeper. T he four Nassau County sheriffs deputies who died int he line of duty include: Patrol Deputy Joseph W. Robinson, who was killed in 1891 while assisting other deputies and Fernandina Beach police officers apprehend a violent fugitive in the c ity. Patrol Deputy Everett E. J ohns, who was fatally shot in 1905 while attempting to apprehend a suspect for an outstanding warrant for theft on the south end of Amelia Island. Patrol Deputy Jeremiah M attox, who was fatally shot in 1954 while responding to a d omestic dispute in Fernandina Beach. Chief Bailiff Lewis Tom Hailey, who served as the chief bailiff at the county courthouse and died in 1992 in an automobile accident. L eeper is also planning a joint memorial service with the city of Fernandina Beach and the Florida Highway Patrol on Tuesday, May 14 to honor all Nassau County law e nforcement officials who h ave died in the line of duty T he service will be held at 10 a.m. at the sheriffs headquarters at 76001 Bobby Moore Circle in Yulee. email@example.com L L o o o o k k f f o o r r o o u u r r s s p p e e c c i i a a l l E E s s s s e e n n t t i i a a l l s s S S h h r r i i m m p p F F e e s s t t i i v v a a l l e e d d i i t t i i o o n n i i n n s s i i d d e e t t h h i i s s i i s s s s u u e e .
This was written by Angela Daughtry of the News-Leader from oral and written reports by the Nassau County Sheriffs Office, the City of Fernandina Beach Police Department and other agencies. Arrest indicates suspicion of a crime, not guilt. Anyone with information about criminal a ctivity can contact the Fernandina Beach Police Department at 277-7342 or the Nassau CountyS heriffs Office anonymously by calling 225-0147 in Yulee or Fernandina Beach, or 879-2136 in Callahan, Hilliard or Bryceville. The We Tip program 1-800-78CRIME also allows callers to leave anonymous tips. S S e e x x o o f f f f e e n n d d e e r r a a p p p p r r e e h h e e n n d d e e d d A Georgia man charged with child molestat ion was picked up April 23 by local authorities and will be extradited back to Georgia, according to a press release from the Fernandina Beach Police Department. Officers from the city police department and Nassau County Sheriffs Office teamed up to locate and apprehend Donald Wayne Ewing, 67, w ho was reportedly wanted by authorities for three counts of child molestation. The allegedc rimes took place in the town of Social Circle, Ga., Ewings primary residence, according to the press release. Law enforcement in Georgia provided a secondary address for Ewing on Amelia Island and a vehicle description, a red 2012 Ford F-150. Ewing was taken into custody without incident at 2:30 p.m. April 23 by Officer Gothard of the Fernandina Beach Police Department and D eputy Green of the Nassau County Sheriff Office. 1 1 0 0 p p r r o o s s t t i i t t u u t t e e s s a a r r r r e e s s t t e e d d Nassau County officers arrested 10 people in Nassau County on prostitution charges April 17 in an ongoing vice operation, according to police reports. T he suspects were contacted by undercover detectives through a website called backpage.c om, where the suspects advertised their services in Nassau County and arrangements were made to meet the undercover officers for sexual services. Nine women and one man were arrested after meeting with an undercover officer and agreeing to perform sexual acts in exchange for money. O ne person was arrested for possession of crack cocaine and one person was arrested on an out-s tanding warrant from Clay County for arson Fees varied from $120 to $200 for sexual services, according to reports. No johns, that is, men who use the services of prostitutes, or pimps, that is, men who employ prostitutes, were arrested in the vice operation. Six of the suspects were from Jacksonville; two others were from other Florida towns; one was from Fayetteville, N.C., and one was from Port A rthur, Texas. Ages of the suspects ranged from 21 to 50, according to reports. N assau County police on Feb. 28 arrested three women at a local motel on prostitution charges in the ongoing vice operation. C C o o p p s s n n a a b b s s t t i i n n g g y y d d i i n n e e r r A 34-year-old Georgia woman was arrested A pril 18 when she attempted to leave a local beach restaurant after refusing to pay her restau-r ant tab for the second time, according to a police report. On interviewing restaurant employees, police discovered the woman had been unable to pay a tab of $33.39 the day before, forcing a server to cover the payment. The woman reportedly returned the next day and gave the server a pers onal check for $45.19, but then proceeded to purchase $16.45 worth of food and drinks. O n attempting to pay for the second purchase of food and drinks with a personal check, the woman was told by staff that the restaurant did not accept personal checks. Staff reported to police that the woman was subsequently seen in the ladies room pouring her drink into another cup, after having her food p laced in a to go box. Security staff also observed her trying to leave the premises,a ccording to the report. When security tried to stop the woman from leaving the restaurant without paying, she reporte dly caused a disturbance with diners by becomi ng loud and belligerent and yelling obscenities, a ccording to the report. Due to information provided by four restaurant employees regarding the womans behavior, she was charged with theft and disorderly conduct, according to the report. The woman was transported to police headquarters for booking, and during an inventory of h er belongings, a server check/bill book was f ound, which was later given back to r estaurant s taff. The woman was also issued a trespass warning at the request of restaurant staff, and later transported to Nassau County Jail. P P o o l l i i c c e e s s h h o o o o t t a a g g g g r r e e s s s s i i v v e e r r a a c c c c o o o o n n A Fer nandina Beach police of ficer shot and k illed a raccoon April 16 on Fir Str eet after the a nimal attacked a dog, accor ding to a police r eport. A resident on Fir Street called police around 7 p.m. to r e por t a raccoon had just attacked and injured her dog in the backyard of her house. On arrival of police, the raccoon was in a tree in the backyar d, accor ding to the r e por t Animal Contr ol was also contacted and arrived a short time later. Animal Control officers r equested police assistance in destr oying the r accoon due to the possibility of future attacks and because they lacked the equipment to r e move it from the tree. A police officer fired three sock rounds to knock the raccoon out of the tree, according to the r epor t. Once on the gr o und, the raccoon was killed with two .40-caliber r ounds fr om a department-issued Glock. The deceased raccoon was taken by Animal Control to test for rabies, and the injured dog was also quarantined. 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 A lexis Sherie Harris, 27, 45043 Vera Ave., Callahan, April 20, possession of cocaine, no dri-v ers license. n Desmond Lavan Byrd, 34, 45208 Jones Way, Callahan, April 20, possession of cocaine, possession of not more than 20 grams of marijuana, resisting or obstructing an officer without violence. n Michelle Kara Ferrell, 36, 85099 Ashley A ve., Yulee, April 20, Duval County warrant, grand theft. n P aul Bradley Hardenbrook, 31, 152895 County Road 108, Yulee, April 20, felony driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. n Tamoka Shantrell Jennings, 21, Jacksonville, April 19, possession of over 20 grams of marijuana, possession and/or use of drug equipment. n Paul William Dallas Tucker, 32, Jacksonv ille, April 18, Clay County warrant, arson. n Jesse Fredric Epps, 33, 54763 Church Road, C allahan, April 18, possession of a controlled substance without a prescription, possession and/or use of drug equipment, nonmoving traffic violation while license suspended, first offense. n Amber Dawn Harris, 27, Jacksonville, April 18, possession of crack cocaine. n Edward Jerome Hopkins, 42, 919 S. 10th St., F ernandina Beach, April 17, Nassau County capias, sale, manufacture, purchase or delivery ofc ocaine within 1,000 feet of a church, business or school. n James Russell Moore II, 24, 54222 Pelican R oad, Callahan, April 16, burglary of an unoccup ied dwelling unarmed, vehicle grand theft, petit t heft. n Lashay Demetrica Jackson, 23, Jacksonville, April 15, failure to appear/grand theft, giving a false identification to a law enforcement officer. n Elbert Lee Thornton, 21, Jacksonville, April 15, Nassau County capias, failure to appear/possession of firearm ammunition by a convicted f elon. n J ennifer Rachale R yals, 40, 95373 Leo Drive, F ernandina Beach, April 15, Duval County warrant, trafficking in synthetic drugs. n Ashley Danielle Adams, 28, 942063 Old Nassauville Road, Fernandina Beach, April 15, grand theft. n Billy Dean McCall, 41, Stark, April 15, driv ing while license suspended or r evoked, habitu a l. n E arl Y ouman, 46, April 15, Fer nandina B each, April 15, aggravated domestic assault, domestic battery. n Raymond Bolton Master 24, 95477 Plum Loop Drive, Fernandina Beach, April 14, Nassau County warrant, burglary, grand theft. n Rober t John Baquet, 34, 95134 W oodbridge Pkwy ., Fer nandina Beach, April 14, violation of probation/child neglect with no bodily harm. n Michael Blaine Figar d, 40, 59225 Ar ms trong Road, Callahan, April 14, out of state warrant (Pennsylvaniae to appear/vehicle theft. n Roy John Robinsson, 41, Jacksonville, April 14, driving while license suspended or revoked with knowledge, possession of cocaine, posses sion of a contr olled substance without a pr escription. 12A W EDNESDAY A PRIL 30, 2014 NEWS News-Leader CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK SeaBreezeGoing Out of BusinessSALENOW50%OFFEverything in the StoreONLY3 WEEKS LEFT ALLTABLES, SHELVES AND DISPLAYS MUST GO. 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F urman Otis Clark Jr. was sentenced to 20 years in Florida S tate Prison at an April 24 hearing after being found guilty earlier for organized fraud, $50,000 or more. He was also ordered to pay $250,000 in restit ution. Clark was awaiting sentenci ng in Nassau County Jail after an April 8 trial, three years after C lark, a felon once convicted of manslaughter and other crimes, was arrested in February 2011 on charges he swindled two couples out of $250,000 for b ogus investments. The Bureau of Financial R egulation began investigating Clark in 2010 after Ronald and D eborah Price of Fernandina Beach and Scott and Brenda Sherwood of Suwannee, Ga., invested $250,000 in three companies controlled by Clark Novus Ordo Investments LLC, FTR Timberlands LLC and Clark-Price Ventures LLC according to the affidavit for a rrest warrant. C lark, 65, allegedly diverted those funds for his pers onal use and benefit andd id not return them to the i nvestors, as demanded. Instead, Clark put the money into his checking account or that of Furman Clark Construct ion Co., used some to pay federal tax and write payroll checks t o himself and his son, and to pay personal living expenses, c lub membership fees, expenses for horses and personal medical bills, as stated by an affidavit. Clark also was accused of using some of the investor money to pay a firm that filed a foreclosure lawsuit against him and his wife in 2005. 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Rick Keffersh as always been Home of the Shrimpers2014 CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY Furman Clark gets 20 years in state prison Clark Seniors vs. Crime marks 25th year TALLAHASSEE This m onth marks the 25th anniversar y of Florida s Seniors vs. Crime pr ogram, a special project of the Florida Attorney General. Since the launch of the initiative in 1989, the program has gr own from just 300 volunt eers in five counties to more t han 2,000 volunteers througho ut Florida, including Nassau County The senior volunteers help fight crime and pr otect other senior citizens from scams and fraud. The volunteers are called Senior Sleuths, and they assist investigators by reporting ques-t ionable solicitations, high-press ur e sales tactics and false adver t ising. In 2013 alone, Seniors vs. Crime helped r ecover $2.7 mil lion for senior citizens who were victims of deceptive and unfair t rade practices. The Senior Sleuths even helped r e solve a case that r esulted in a $1.4 million payout for a single complainant who had allegedly been attempting to reclaim the money for years. L ast year, Senior Sleuths a ssisted law enforcement offic ers in criminal cases that led to at least 21 ar r e sts. Seniors vs. Crime provides ser vices thr o ugh 40 main offices and six branches statewide. In 2013, Seniors Sleuths assisted 5,145 Florida seniors and volunteered 34,506m an-hours. To become a Senior S leuth, you must be over 50 and have a clean criminal histor y For more information about how to get involved visit www.seniorsvscrime.com. A Public Service Announcement by The News-LeaderDONT LITTERSPAY~NEUTER
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CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK OUTDOORS/ TIDES WEDNESDAY, APRIL30, 2014NEWS-LEADER/ FERNANDINABEACH, FL ORIDALocal YMCA swimmer Taylor Radcliffe takes two bronze medals and set a Florida 13year-old girls 50-yard freestyle (24.10) record at the National Age Group Championship Showcase Classic in Clearwater Beach. By achieving AA national times or better in the age group, she qualified in eight events but chose to swim in six. This meet had 14-year-old and younger boys and girls from all over the country with AA times or better. Radcliffe achieved a personal best in five of six events in a total of eight swims between preliminaries and finals: 50-yard freestyle with a time of 24.10 for third place, which is a AAAA time. All three girls broke the previous meet record, which was 24.2, but Radcliffe was the fastest Florida swimmer in the event, which gives her the Florida meet record. 50-yard backstroke with a time of 28.14 for third place. 50-yard breaststroke time was 33.8, which was 26th place. 100-yard freestyle with a time of 55.64 for 23rd place, which is a AAA time. 100-yard backstroke with a time of 1:00.94 for 12th place, which is a AAA time. 200-yard individual medley, finished 44th. By achieving AAA or better times, Radcliffe has already qualified for this event in 2015 as a 14-year-old. Also, attending the meet from the YMCA Flyers was John Trieu, 8, and Drew Heck, 9. T rieu achieved a personal best in all swims and made the finals in four of five events; he finished in the top 12 in all five. Heck also had personal best times in four of five events and made three finals and had top 16 finishes in all five events. The 2014 Area 1 and 4 Championships took place at Cecil Field Equestrian Aquatic Center March 22-23. Four swimmers competing from the McArthur Family YMCA Flyers, trained by Coach Mary Donn Bowman. In girls 8-and-under, Taylor Abbot competed in six events, making personal best times in all 100 free with a time of 1:46.46 and a drop of 1.36 seconds; 50 backstroke, 56.84.25; freestyle, 22.47. 25; backstroke, 24.13, a drop of 1.75 seconds; 25 butterfly, 34.54, a drop of 1.65; and 50 freestyle, 46.28 and a drop of 3.98 seconds. In girls 9-10 age division, Caroline Bernhard competed in six events, posting personal bests in five 100 backstroke, 1:50.93; 50 breaststroke, 54.13 and a drop of 3.23 seconds; obtained her first "B" time in the 50 freestyle, 39.26 and a drop of 3.27 seconds; 50 butterfly, placing 10th overall, 51.61 and a drop of 6 seconds; obtained another first "B" time in the 100 freestyle, 1:12.93 and a drop of 12.35 seconds and a ninth place overall; and 50 backstroke, 53.98. In girls 11-12, Allie Jubell is a new member to competitive swimming, swimming less than a year. She competed in three events 200 freestyle in a time of 2:51.73; 100 backstroke, 1:34.59; and 50 breaststroke, 43.86, placing sixth overall. Also in girls 11-12, Erica Teare competed in six events, making personal bests in five 100 backstroke, 1:32.69, a drop of 9.84 seconds; 50 breaststroke, 55.74, dropping 3.43 seconds; 50 freestyle, 37.9; 100 IM, 1:33.36, dropping 6.55 seconds; 50 backstroke, 42.59, dropping 3.43 seconds; and the 100 freestyle, 1:27.08, dropping 9.84 seconds. In girls 15-18, Lindsey Delille competed in three events, making personal best in 1.2 freestyle, 2:18.69, dropping 3.24 seconds; 200 butterfly, 2:32.14; and 50 freestyle, 30.11. Three swimmers competed from Yates YMCA Flyers, trained by Coach Jean Harden. In girls 13-14 Haylie Wallace competed in seven events, recording personal bests in six 100 freestyle, 58.6, earning first place and the gold medal, achieving her national time, making this her second national time along with 100 butterfly; 200 freestyle, 2:09.39, dropping 4.2 seconds, placing second with the silver medal; 200 backstroke, 2:28.4, earning third and the bronze; 200 IM, 2:27.71, dropping 1.15 seconds, earning third and the bronze; 200 butterfly, 2:30.41, dropping 8.49 seconds, earning second and silver; and the 50 freestyle, earning fifth overall. She also won the high point runner-up trophy. In girls 15-18, Raphael Hardin competed in seven events fourth in the 200 freestyle, 2:06.41, 100 breast, 1:26.21; 50 freestyle, second and silver, 25.94; 200 IM, second and silver, 2:26.87; 100 backstroke, third, bronze, 1:06.82; 100 butterfly, first, gold, 1:03.93; and 100 freestyle, fourth, 57.68. In girls 15-18, Jasmine Duke competed in six events 200 backstroke, second and silver, 2:20.82; 100 breaststroke, fifth, 1:21.93; 50 freestyle, first and gold, 25.74; 100 backstroke, first and gold, 1:03.23; 200 breaststroke, second and silver, 2:55.77; and the 100 freestyle, first, gold, and a personal best time of 56.25.Radcliffe continues to make a splash for YMCAS wimmers compete in area championships SUBMITTED Local swimmer Taylor Radcliffe. DISTRICT CHAMPIONS SUBMITTEDThe Yulee High School baseball team captured its first district title Friday night at Fernandina Beach. Y ulee (16-5) defeated host Fernandina Beach 2-0 in the District 4-4A semifinal April 22 to advance to Friday's championship game against top-seeded West Nassau. The Yulee Hornets edged the West Nassau Warriors 2-0. Lake Bedell was the winning pitcher against FBHS; Brandon Wingate, left, got the win on the mound Friday. The Yulee Hornets host Trinity Christian while West Nassau travels to Episcopal Thursday. First pitch is at 7 p.m.PHOTOS BY BETH JONES/NEWS-LEADER
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK Am e lia run and gun redfish"What is your favorite game fish?" UCF Professor Chuck Dziuban asked while making a long cast with a noisy surface plug. "I have sentimental ties with freshwater largemouth bass," I replied. "Summer kingfish are great fun when they make skyrocketing leaps. Summer tarpon will always find a way in my heart, but redfish are simply my favorite gamefish. "Every day there is a new challenge when targeting back country redfish. The day you think you have solved the challenge for catching redfish is the day you need to start all over again. Not to say they are not fun to catch once hooked in shallow water." After 15 minutes of casting topwater plugs to a variety of flood tide redfish cover, including spartina marsh islands and flooded oyster bars, Dziuban had just one small sea trout to show for his many years of redfishing. It was time to move further up the river. "I typically redfish with Capt. Scott Tripp on Mosquito Lagoon," Dziuban said. "It's a short drive from Orlando and Capt. Scott is a wonderful captain. I have also been looking forward to redfishing here at Amelia Island with my wife Judy. We have vacationed here a few times, but never had the opportunity to fish for Amelia Island redfish." Next stop was a boat dock further up Bell's River, where a falling tide was exposing mud banks and prime redfish habitat. Power poling down on the up-current side of a prime boat dock Dziuban was soon casting a led head jig and Berkley Gulp shrimp combo into prime ambush locations of the boat dock. After missing strikes on a pair of dock game fish, Dziuban hooked a pair of redfish, which were released back into the tannic-stained waters of Bell's River. "We have experienced heavy rains during the past few weeks," I explained to the fishing "professor." "As you can see, the water is very dark due to the heavy rains and has also slowed down our backwater fishing. However, the old saying, The fish are biting somewhere,' is certainly true when there has been more than average rainfall." At the end of our morning of chasing the tides for redfish, we navigated a shallow Langsford Creek mud flat and bumped into a small school of r edfish. "Chuck, there is a nice school of redfish holding right in that shallow slough," I pointed out. "The water is still very stained so let's switch to a spinner bait so the flash and vibration we'll hopefully get their attention." A perfect cast produced a nice three-pound Amelia Island redfish that was soon r eleased. Minutes later a seven-pound redfish swallowed Dziuban's spinner and was pulling drag from his brand new spinning combo. A wide smile filled the fishing professor's face when I secured his big red with a pair of Fish Grippers, followed by a quick photo and r elease. "I really like the challenges of Amelia Island red fishing," Dziuban said. "Certainly you have to fish a variety of ways while targeting a variety of different structures. Also the big tides make it more of a challenge. Also Amelia Island does not have the fishing pressure that we often experience while fishing Mosquito Lagoon." I have to admit that guiding a client who consistently fishes on one of the world's most renowned redfish destination, "Mosquito Lagoon," was one of my top guiding challenges, particularly when r ecent heavy rains had drastically slowed down the backcountry fishing here at Amelia Island. Amelia Island is one of North America's finest resort destinations and places to live. In my opinion our redfish waters are world class too. During the Nassau Sport Fishing Association's meeting and cover dish dinner April 23, winners of the 16th annual NSFA Drum Tournament were honored. David Hagins was the big winner with his 81.94-pound black drum. Second-place honors went to John Jones for his 80-pound black drum and Jasmine T ulloh took third with her 79.14-pound black drum. Don Whitman of Leaders & Sinkers awarded the winning anglers. For information on upcoming events, visit www.nsfafish.com. OUTDOORSTerry Lacoss OUTDOORS2BWEDNESDAY, APRIL30, 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 sU.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Amelia Island Flotilla 141, meets the first Thursday in the Amelia Island Lighthouse Cottage, located on O'Hagan Lane on Lighthouse Circle. Call 261-1889.N N S S F F A A m m e e e e t t s sThe Nassau Sport Fishing Association holds monthly meetings the second Wednesday and a member social dinner the fourth Wednesday of the month at the Ten Acres Kraft Athletic Club on Amelia Island. For information on the NSFA visit nsfafish.net or call John Hartrich at 206-0817. OUTDOOR BRIEFS PHOTOS BY TERRY LACOSS/SPECIALNassau Sport Fishing Association President John Hartrich, left, is pictured with winners of the 16th annual Drum T ournament. Also pictured, from left, are third-place winner Jasmine Tulloh, 79.14 pounds; winner David Hagins, 81.94 pounds; and tournament director Don Whitman. Not pictured: John Jones, second place, 80 pounds. SPORTS SHORTSS S h h r r i i m m p p F F e e s s t t i i v v a a l l 5 5 K KThe McArthur Family YMCAwill celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Shrimp Festival 5K Run/Walk, starting at 8 a.m. May 3 at Main Beach, Fernandina Beach. The Shrimp Festival run is a fundraiser for the Ys annual campaign, which helps families by providing scholarships for beforeand afterschool childcare, swimming lessons, sports programs, teen activities and a variety of other programs for those who might not otherwise be able to afford them. A highlight of the morning is the Katie Caples Memorial Youth Run, which is a onemile route young runners tackle as their parents cheer, full of pride. This event was created in 1998 largely by David Caples, Katies father, to honor the daughter he lost in an accident by raising awareness for organ donation. In addition to the one-mile run option, younger children enjoy the half-mile Popcorn Run. Register at www.active.com, www.firstcoastymca. org/branch/mcarthur or by visiting the McArthur Family YMCAon Citrona Drive. For sponsorship information or answers to other questions, contact Grego at firstname.lastname@example.org or 261-1080.B B u u s s i i n n e e s s s s L L e e a a g g u u e eThe 2014 spring business league is forming at Putt-Putt at Main Beach. Signed up so far are Dominos/Subway, Florida Public Utilities, Moon River Pizza, Rayonier, 5 Points Pantry and Advance Rehab. Send team members (employees or customers) each week to compete at Putt Putt; it does not need to be the same team members each week but could be. Session is seven weeks. Registration and free practice begin at 6 p.m., shotgun start at 7 p.m. Play typically ends around 8:45 p.m. Spring sessions are Tuesdays May 6 through June 10. Spring playoff championship is June 17. Cost is $249 per team plus tax per session of league play ($266.43). Email email@example.com to reserve space and Putt-Putt will send an invoice. Contact Frank for questions or any requests at 261-4443. Putt-Putt is located at 6 N. Fletcher A ve., Fernandina Beach.Y Y M M C C A A s s u u m m m m e e r r s s p p o o r r t t s sThe McArthur Family YMCAis now registering for basketball, swim team, swim lessons and sports camps for the summer. For information, contact Jenna Scott at firstname.lastname@example.org or 261-1080, ext 109.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.J J a a g g u u a a r r s s t t i i c c k k e e t t r r e e n n e e w w a a l l c c a a m m p p a a i i g g n nThe Jacksonville Jaguars kicked off their 2014 season ticket renewal campaign with an all-new, innovative experience for their season ticket holders. With the launch of their digital ebrochure allowing a seamless renewal process, as well as new stadium renovations providing five new exciting seating options and the season ticket holder rewards program Jags 365, this years fan experience will provide a whole new level of service and excitement. Vi sit www.jaguars.com for information.S S a a i i l l i i n n g g C C l l u u b b m m e e e e t t s sThe Amelia Island Sailing Club meets the first Tuesday at the Kraft Athletic Club at Ten Acres. Social hour at 6:30 p.m., meeting at 7:30 p.m. Contact Commodore Roger Henderson at (904) 624-2711 or email@example.com or visit www.ameliaislandsailing.org for information.B B o o u u l l e e s s C C l l u u b bAmelia Island Boules Club holds petanque pickup games Saturdays at 9:30 a.m., W ednesdays at 4:30 p.m. and Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. at the Fernandina Beach courts at the south end of the downtown marina. Petanque (pay-tonk) is a cousin of both horseshoes and bocce, the Italian bowling game. The public is welcome to join. Call 491-1190.S S p p o o r r t t s s a a s s s s o o c c i i a a t t i i o o n nNassau County Sports Association meets at 7 p.m. the first Tuesday at the county building, Y ulee. Call 261-1075 or 277-1609. 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 : : A A p p r r i i l l 3 3 0 0 M M a a y y 7 7 , 2 2 0 0 1 1 4 4 Sat. 5/3 Sun. 5/4 Mon. 5/5 T ues. 5/6 Fri. 5/2 Thur. 5/1W ed.5/7Sunrise 6:42A Moonrise 7:45A Sunset 8:03P Moonset 9:37PW ed.4/30Low 4:11A1. 47'High 10:35A7.99' Low 4:15P1.42'High 10:55P 8. 82'Sunrise 6:42A Moonrise 8:32A Sunset 8:04P Moonset 10:31P Sunrise 6:41A Moonrise 9:21A Sunset 8:04P Moonset 11:22P Sunrise 6:40A Moonrise 10:11A Sunset 8:05P Low 4:54A1. 65'High 11:18A7.78' Low 4:56P1.69'High 11:37P 8. 56' Low 5:37A1. 90'High 12:00P7.55' Low 5:38P2.00'High 12:17A8.28' Low 6:19A2.17'High 12:42P 7. 35' Low 6:22P2. 33'Moonset 12:08A Sunrise 6:39A Moonrise 11:03P Sunset 8:06PHigh 12:57A8. 00'Low 7:04A2.43' High 1:24P7.21'Low 7:09P 2.63'Moonset 12:50A Sunrise 6:38A Moonrise 11:55P Sunset 8:06PHigh 1:40A7. 77'Low 7:51A2.63' High 2:10P7.14'Low 8:01P 2.86'Moonset 1:29A Sunrise 6:37A Moonrise 12:47P Sunset 8:07PFirst Quarter11:16PT 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.High 3:15A7. 49'Low 9:30A2.78' High 3:50P7.25'Low 9:53P 3.06' 904-277-6969 $ $10 10ANY SYNTHETIC OIL CHANGEOFF OFFHigh 2:26A7. 60'Low 8:41A2.75' High 2:58P7.15'Low 8:57P 3.01'Moonset 2:06A Sunrise 6:36A Moonrise 1:39P Sunset 8:08P 277-3942CFC 1426558 FLCFC 057478GAMPR 006661 474390 E. S.R. 200 Fernandina Beach, FL 32034 DEER W ALK Our showroom and counter sales open to you and we offer 24/7 emergency service.Real people answer our phones.You can call,come in or email us firstname.lastname@example.org.Repair,replace, remodelor new construction sales,service and installation.We'll take careof your residential,commercial or industrial needs.Our family speaks plumbing and arealways available to answer questions. We have a NEW BABY in our neighborhood.Welcome to SOPHIA and congratulations to the Brooks family of Recovered Resources Group! W elcoming her areInternational Bullion & Coin Exchange,The Knotty Beader,The Blindman & Robin,Metabolic Research Center,The Savory Market,Vape-out,Jazzercize,Crumps Barbershop and Dave Turner Plumbing.A new baby is God's promise He hasn't given up on us.DEER TRA CKS W elcome to our Shrimp Festival.We are so excited to have all of you visit and hope your experience will make you want to come back! Our family willtake care of any of your plumbing needs so you just w orry about having fun.Come by the coffee is on. SPECIALAmee Leblanc and Josh Combs reeled in this pair of bull r eds while fishing aboard Capt. Scott Thompson's "Pipe Dream" sport fishing boat. UCF Professor Chuck Dziuban of Orlando typically fishes Mosquito Lagoon for redfish. During a recent redfishing trip to Amelia Island, the fishing professor soon found Amelia Island flats are teeming with redfish too.
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACKWEDNESDAY, APRIL30, 2014 SPORTS News-Leader 3BFifty-two players showed for last Wednesday's Blitz at the Fernandina Beach Golf Club with Harry Gibbs (88), Bill Allen (84) and Lew Akins (91) all tying for the top spot at plus 8. First-place team included Gibbs, Allen Elefterion (80, plus 6), Jim Dunphy (85, plus 5) and John Rudd (87, plus 3). In second place were Allen, Freddie Boatright (76, plus 6), Ronnie Boatright (78, plus 3) and Bill McKeown (97, plus 2). T aking third were Thom Gray (85, plus 4), Tom Wurtz (86, plus 4), Larry Brauda (80, plus 2) and Chuck Helenbrook (91, plus 2). Fourth place was captured by the team of Jim Raffone (plus 5), Bill Anderson (93, plus 5), Ed Lormand (96, plus 2) and Rich Vredenburgh (90). Forty-four players showed for Friday's Blitz and again there was a three-way tie for first place at plus 8 between Bill Abee (82), Freddie Boatright (75)and Rob Maynard (78). First-place team included Doug Wolfe (81, plus 6), Lee Murray (81, plus 4), D.D. Miller (100, plus 1) and Thom Gray (92, minus 5). Taking second were Freddie Boatright (75, plus 8), Bob Gerth (95, plus 3), Jerry Dean (79, minus 2) and Carl Galpin (90, minus 5). In third were Ron Therriault (86, plus 5), Marc Spindler (81, plus 1), Jeff Humphrey (86, minus 2) and Tom Groff (100, minus 3). Rounding out the field in fourth were Don Cheshire (84, plus 5), Larry Brauda (83, plus 2), Jim Edwards (96, minus 3) and Hydie Peterson (81, minus 4). G OLF NEWS N THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA C ASE NO.: 13CA000497AXYX 21ST MORTGAGE CORPORATION,a Delaware corporation authorized to transact business in Florida, Plaintiff, vs. C AROLYN HILL A/K/A CAROLYN MARIE HILL A/K/A CAROLYN MARIE STORY et al., Defendant, CLERK'S NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS GIVEN that pursuant to a Summary Final Judgment Of Foreclosure entered herein, I will sell the property situated in Nassau County,Florida described as: Lot 12,Block 2,WILLOWBRANCH ACRES,according to plat thereof,as recorded in Plat Book 4,Page 58,of the public records of Nassau County,Florida TO GETHER WITH a 1985 SANT Doublewide Mobile Home with ID#KH40D3MB4092GAA and ID#KH40D3MB4092GAB ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THIS SALE,IF ANY,OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DA YS AFTER THE SALE. Dated: 23 day of April,2014 John A.Crawford CLERK OF THE COURT NASSAU COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT By: /s/ Sue Powell Deputy Clerk 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4217 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 4TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CA SE NO: 12CA000822AXYX NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE,LLC, FSB Plaintiff, vs. JA CKSON E.MARES; ALINE D. MARES; UNKNOWN PERSON(S) INPOSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY; Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated April 21, 2014 and entered in Case No. 12CA000822AXYX,of the Circuit Court of the 4th Judicial Circuit in and for NASSAU County,Florida,wherein NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE,LLC is Plaintiff and JACKSON E. MARES; ALINE D.MARES; UNKNOWN PERSON(S) IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY; are defendants.I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at NASSAU COUNTY JUDICIAL ANNEX,FRONT ENTRANCE,76347 VETERAN'S WA Y, YULEE,FLORIDA 32097,AT 76347 VETERAN'S WAY,YULEE, FLORIDA,at 11:30 a.m.,on the 2 day of June,2014,the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment,to-wit: THE EAST SIXTY-FIVE AND FIVE TENTHS (65.5) FEET OF LOT SEVEN (7),AND THE WEST THIRTY-FOUR AND FIVE TENTHS (34.5) FEET OF LOT EIGHT (8), BLOCK "R",ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS SUBDIVISION,ACCORDING TO PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN DEED BOOK 39 AT PA GE 296 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. A person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale,if any,other than the property ow ner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated this 23 day of April,2014. JOHN A.CRAWFORD As Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Sue Powell As Deputy Clerk This notice is provided in accordance with the American with Disabilities Act, if you are a person with a disa bility who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding,you are entitled,at no cost to you, to provisions of certain assistance.Please contact the ADA Coordinator at (904) 5484600 press 0,at least 7 days before appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing impaired or voice impaired, call 711. Submitted by: Kahane & Associates,P .A. 8201 Peters Road,Suite 3000 Plantation,FL 33324 T elephone: (954) 382-3486 T elefacsimile: (954) 382-5380 Designated service email: email@example.com 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4216 CONTINUED NEXT 2 PAGES. LEGAL NOTICES The Amelia Island Club W omen's Golf Association held its annual member-member tournament at Long Point on April 9-11. Forty-eight women competed in the three-day tournament, playing in four flights of 18-holers and two flights of nine-holers. The fun format pitted each two-person team against other teams in their flight, which featured best-ball ninehole matches. After completing five matches, the winners of each flight competed in a threehole elimination play-off. The champions were determined in a final hole. The overall tournament champions were Virginia Ardia and Dee Sullivan, who defeated runners-up Marti Cain and Frances Esposito. First flight winners were the runners-up, Cain and Esposito, with Mary Lesher and Beth Hughes coming in second. Pat Gieg and Sarah Ramsey won the second flight with Maryse O'Brien and Joyce Wells finishing second. The third flight was won by Bobbi Fost and Claire Barry; Barbara Ferguson and Fleur Howard finished in second place. Fourth flight winners were Sheila Braddock and Diane MacDonell with Mary Brannen and Phyllis W atson in second place. Sue Keith and Pat Henderson were the overall nine-hole division champions. Janet Lukaszewicz and Kris Stenson-Landers won the first flight; Jane McCormick and Dora Yelk were winners of the second flight. SUBMITTED2014 Amelia Island Club women's Member-Member To urnament Champions Virginia Ardia, left, and Dee Sullivan.Am elia Island Club crowns member-member champs The 18-hole ladies group at The Golf Club of Amelia held its annual Club Champion-ship Thursday and Friday. Sue Lansdell, right, won the overall championship. Players were divided into flights, based on their handicaps. A flight winners were Carol Scavotto, first; Linda Larabee, second; and Melinda McGrath, third. B flight winners were Peggy Kunkel, first; Dee Dee Higgins, second; and Lil Zboyovsky, third. Pictured, above from left, are Lil Zboyovsky, Dee Dee Higgins, Peggy Kunkel, Sue Lansdell, Carol Scavotto and Melinda McGrath. Not pictured: Linda Larabee.SUBMITTED PHOTOSCLUB CHAMP CROWNED Gi bbs, Allen and Akins tops in mens Wednesday Blitz FBWGA crowns its tourney champions SUBMITTEDMary Ann Schroeder and Mary Ansley, Fernandina Beach Women's Golf Association member-member tournament winners. The Fernandina Beach W omen's Golf Association held its member-member tournament over a two-week period. This year's team overall winners were Mary Ann Schroeder and Mary Ansley. The team took an overall score of net 126. First place flight A went to team Carol Molumphy and Sue Simpson with a net 127 and second place went to Betsy Montgomery and Pat Kraus with a net 128. Flight B winners were Sue Lopiano and Nancy Inboden with a 132 and in second place were Sherril Boyer and Nancy Pollock with a 133. Flight C teams were firstplace tie winners. Team of Rachel Hentigan and Terri W right and Helen Hirsch and Sharon Sheets-Long shared honors with a net 131. The group also held its last Queen of Tees tournament for the year. Vicki Galpin won April's Queen with a net score of 68. The Queen of Tees Tournament will be held May 15. The third game this week was low gross/low net. Flight A low gross winner was Linda Scott with 80 low net winner was Vicki Galpin with a 68. Flight B low gross winner was Nancy Meadows with a 95 and Mary Ansley with low net 72. Flight C low gross winner Helen Hirsch with a 104 and second place went to Rachel Hentigan with a low net 70. Any ladies wishing to join the Fernandina Beach W omen's Golf Association should visit our fbwga.com or call 277-7370.
4B W EDNESDAY A PRIL 30, 2014 /News-Leader CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that US BANK CUSTODIAN FOR TRC SPE LLC The holder of the following certificate(siled said certificate(sor a tax deed to be issued thereon.The certificate number(sear of issuance,the description of thep roperty,and the name(s which it is assessed are as follows: File Number: 2014-003-TD Certificate Number: 1427P arcel Number: 50-4N-25-0000-0001-0020 Year of Issuance: 2011 Description of Property: TRACT 1 IN OR 789 PG 1013A ssessed To: NOLAN A GILL JR All of the above property is located in Nassau County,in the State of Florida. Unless such certificate(s shall 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 20th day of May, 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: RHODA GOODWIN, DEPUTY CLERK If you are a person with 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 711.4 t 4-16,4-23,4-30,5-7-2014 4159 NO TICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that US BANK CUSTODIAN FOR TRC SPE LLC The holder of the following cert if icate(siled said certificate(sor a tax deed to be issued thereon.The certificate number(s ear of issuance,the description of the property,and the name(s which it is assessed are as follows: File Number: 2014-002-TD Cer tif icate Number: 414 Parcel Number: 05-1S-24-00000014-0010 Year of Issuance: 2011 Description of Property: PT OF SE1/4 OF SE1/4 IN OR 350 PG 612 (EX R/W IN OR 1635/81) ESMT OR 1635/84 Assessed To: THOMAS R FORD, LIND A S FORD All of the above property is located in Nassau County,in the State of Florida. U nless such certificate(s shall be r edeemed accor ding to law the pr oper ty descr ibed in such certificate or certificates will be sold to theH ighest Bidder at the MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY JUDICIAL ANNEX, 76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE, FL,on the 20th day of May, 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 COUR T BY : RHOD A GOOD WIN, DEPUTY CLERK If you are a person with disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding,you ar e entitled, at no cost to y ou, to the provision of certain assistance.Please contact the AD A Coor dinator at (904 4600 pr e ss 0, at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance,or immediately upon r eceiving this notification if the time bef or e the scheduled a ppearance is less than 7 days; if y ou are hearing or voice impaired,call 711. 4 t 4-16,4-23,4-30,5-7-2014 4160 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOUR TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA, CIVIL ACTION C ASE NO: 13CA000262AXYX BANK OF AMERICA,N.A., P laintif f vs. PHILLIP ANDRE,et al. Def endant(s NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated April 14, 2014,entered in Civil Case Number 13CA000262AXYX,in the Circuit Court f Nassau County,Florida,wherein BANK OF AMERICA,N.A.is the Plaintif f ,and PHILLIP ANDRE,et al.,are the Defendants,Nassau County Cler k of Cour t will sell the property situated in Nassau County,Florida, descr i bed as: ALL OF THAT CERTAIN PIECE, PARCEL OR TRACT OF LAND LYING AND BEING IN THE C OUNTY OF NASSAU AND THE STATE OF FLORIDA KNOWN AND DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: A PORTION OF THE SAMUEL CLARK AND GEORGE S. BROWN CLAIM SECTION 41, T OWNSHIP 4 NORTH,RANGE 24 EAST,AND A PORTION OF GO VERNMENT LO T 4,SECTION 7,TOWNSHIP 4 NORTH,RANGE 24 EAST NASSA U COUNTY FLORID A AND BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF SECTION 7,TOWNSHIP 4 NORTH, RANGE 24 EAST; THENCE NORTH 07 DEGREES 52 MINUTES 02 SECONDS EAST, ALONG THE EAST LINE OF SAID SECTION 41,1778.07 FEET TO ITS INTERSECTION WITH THE WESTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF A 40.00 FOO T GRADED ROAD; THENCE NORTH 23 DEGREES 36 MINUTES 11 SEC ONDS EAST ALONG SAID WEST ERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE,485.43 FEET T O THE POINT OF BEGIN NING; THENCE CONTINUE NORTH 23 DEGREES 38 MINUTES 11 SECONDS EAST ALONG SAID WESTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE,122.22 FEET; THENCE NORTH 89 DEGREES 59 MINUTES 59 SECONDS WEST, 632.06 FEET ; THENCE SOUTH 45 DEGREES 45 MINUTES 26 SECONDS EAST 211.99 FEET; THENCE NORTH 78 DEGREES 08 MINUTES 24 SECONDS EAST 174.69 FEET ; THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 59 MINUTES 59 SECONDS EAST 260.29 FEET T O THE POINT OF BEGINNING. TOGETHER WITH A 2006 PALM HARBOR MANUF A CTURED HOME,SERIAL NOS.: PH236061A,PH236061B AND PH236061C.at a public sale,to the highest bidder,for cash,at the m ain Entrance,Nassau County Judicial Annex,76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,FL 32097 at 11:30 AM,on the 25 day of June,2014.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. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accom-m odation in order to participate in this proceeding,you are entitled at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance.Please contact theA DA coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or (904 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiv-i ng this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Dated: April 14,2014 John A.Crawford Nassau County Clerk Of Court CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: /s/ Sue Powell 2t 4-23,4-30-2014 4178 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA Case No.12-CA-47 Division: A ATLANTIC COAST BANK,a federally chartered savings bank Plantiff, vs. GOWEN OIL CO.,INC.,a Georgia corporation; GOWEN STORES,LLC,a Georgia limited liability company,GEORGE R.GOWEN,III, an individual,and CHARNA W.GOWEN,an individual, Defendants NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Partial Summary Judgment bf Foreclosure dated September 12,2012, entered in Civil Case No.2012CA-47 of the Circuit Court of the Fourth Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County,Florida, wherein the Clerk of the Circuit Cour t will sell to the highest bidder for cash on 16th day of May,2014,at 11:30 a.m.at the Nassau Judicial Annex, Nassau County Courthouse, 76347 Veterans ay,Yulee, F lor ida 32097,in accordance with Chapter 45 Florida Statutes,relative to the Follo wing described property as set forth in the Partial Summary Judgment,to wit: THE LAND REFERRED TO HEREIN BELOW IS SITUATED IN THE COUNTY OF Nassau,STATE OF FL, AND IS DESCRIBED AS FOL LOWS: a PORTION OF Section of Fifty-One (51Township Three (3th,Range TwentySeven (27Nassau County ,Florida.Being also the lands descr ibed in deed recorded in the public records of said County In Official Recor ds Book 52, page 4. Said portion being more particularly.Described as follows: Begin at nail set in asphaltw here the Easterly right of way line of State Road No. 200, (a Sixty-six (66.0) f oot r ight of way),enters U.S.Highway No. 17,is intersected by theS outherly right of way line of the Seaboard Coastline Railroad (a One HundredT w enty (120.0oot right of way; and run North Seventytwo (72ees,Five (05utes For ty (40 along said Southerly right of way line a distance of Three Hundred Thirteen and Thirtyfive Hundredths (313.35eet to an ir on pipe; r u n thence South T w elv e (12 e es ,Fifty (50 minutes,Forty (40 west a distance of Two Hundred Eighty-Five and Fifteen Hundredths (285.15 feet to an iron pipe on the Easter ly r ight of w ay line of State Road No.200 aforementioned; run thence in a Nor thw ester ly dir ection along said r i ght of w ay and along the arc of a curve concave to the Northeasterly having ar adius of One Thousand Seven Hundr ed Fifty-se ven and Fortynine Hundr edths (1757.49eet a chor d distance of Two Hundred Ninety-six and Ninetyfive Hundredths (296.95eet to the POINT OF BEGINNING (the bearing of the aforementioned chord being North Fiftytw o (52 ees,Fifteen (15 minutes,Nineteen (19 onds West).LESS AND EXCEPTr ight of way recorded in Of ficial Records Book 165, page 583 public records of N assau County Florida. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if an y other than the pr oper ty owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. ATTENTION: PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT,If you are a pets on with a disabilities who needs any accommodation in order to par ticipate in this pr oceeding, you are entitled,at no cost to y ou, to the pr ovision of certain assistance,Please contact ADA Coordinator at criintr p @colnet or (904 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or Immediately upon receivi ng this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is Less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Dated at Fernandina Beach, Flor ida this 10th day of April, 2014. JOHN A. CRAWFORD CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By Am anda Stear n Deputy Cler k 2t 4-23,4-30-2014 4174 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 45-2010-C A-000380 DIVISION: A CHASE HOME FINANCE LLC SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO CHASE MANHA TT AN MOR T GA GE CORPORA TION Plaintiff, vs GLENN YOUNGBLOOD A/K/A GLENN A.YOUNGBLOOD A/K/A GLENN ASHLEY YOUNGBLOOD,et al, Defendant(s NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NO TICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Mor tg age Foreclosure dated April 14,2014 and enter ed in Case No. 45-2010C A-000380 of the Cir cuit Cour t of the FOURTH Judicial Circuit in and f or NASSA U County Florida wherein BAYVIEW LOAN SERVICING,LLC.(Plaintiff name has changed pur suant to order previously entered),is the Plaintiff and GLENN YOUNGBLOOD A/K/A GLENN A.YOUNGBLOOD A/K/A GLENN ASHLEY YOUNGBLOOD; T AMMY YOUNGBLOOD A/K/A TAMMY E. YOUNGBLOOD A/K/A TAMMY ELAINE YOUNGBLOOD A/K/A TAMMY ELAINE HALL YOUNGBLOOD A/K/A TAMMY ELAINEHALL YOUNGBLOOD A/K/A TAMMY ELAINE HALL A/K/A TAMMY E.YOUNGBLOOD; are the Defendants,The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash atN ASSAU JUDICIAL ANNEX, 76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE, FLORIDA at 11:30AM,on the 4 day of June,2014,the following described property as set forthi n said Final Judgment: THE EAST 1/2 OF THE WEST 1/2 OF GOVERNMENT LOT 8,SECTION 20,TOWNSHIP 1 NORTH, RANGE 23 EAST,NASSAUC OUNTY,FLORIDA A/K/A 13149 RAIN SHADOW PL,BRYCEVILLE,FL 32009 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 sixty (60 sale. WITNESS MY HAND and the seal of this Court on April 14, 2014. John A.Crawford Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Sue Powell Deputy Clerk ** See 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 circuit court at (904 2t 4-23,4-30-2014 4179 NOTICE UNDER FICTITIOUS NAME LAW Pursuant to Section 865.09, Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned,desiring to engage in business under the fictitious name of FLORIDA MILLWORKlocated at 86554 Gene Lassere Blvd.,in the County of Nassau,in the City of Yulee,Florida,32097 intends to r egister the said name with the Division of Corporations of the Florida Department of State,Tallahassee,Florida. Dated at Fernandina Beach, Florida,this 16 day of April, 2 014. Rose Murphy Florida Millwork 1t 4-30-2014 4191 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY FLORID A CASE NO. 45-2013-CA-000587 GREEN TREE SERVICING LLC Plaintiff, v MARIA DIAZ, ET AL. Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION T O: MARIA DIAZ; UNKNO WN TENANT1; UNKNOWN TENANT 2; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF MARIA DIAZ; and all unknownp arties claiming by,through, under or ag ainst the a bo ve named Def endant, w ho is not known to be dead or alive, whether said unknown partiesc laim as heirs,devisees, grantees,assignees,lienors, creditors,trustees,spouses,or other claim ants Current Residence Unknown,but whose last kno wn addr ess w as: 86339 CARTESIAN POINTE DR, YULEE,FL 32097-5820 YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortg age on the f o llo wing proper ty in Nassau County Flor i da, to-wit: LOT 47 OF CARTESIAN POINTE UNIT 3,ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF,AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7,PAGES 124 THROUGH 127, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. has been f iled ag ainst y ou and y o u ar e r equir ed to ser v e a copy of your written defenses,if any,to it on DOUGLAS C. ZAHM, P .A.,Plaintifs attorney, w hose addr ess is 12425 28th Str eet North,Suite 200,St. P etersburg,FL 33716,on or before May 23,2014 or within thirty (30irst publication of this Notice of Action,and file the original with the Clerk of this Court at 76347 V eterans Way,Yulee,FL 32097,either before service on Plaintifs attorney or immediately ther eafter; otherwise,a def ault will be entered against you for the relief demanded i n the complaint petition. WITNESS my hand and seal of the Court on this 14 day of Apr il, 2014. John A.Crawford Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Brittany Prescott Deputy Clerk AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA) NOTICE: INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES NEEDING A REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIP A TE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHOULD CONTACT THE COURT ADMINISTRA T ORS OFFICE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.TELEPHONE (904IF HEARING IMP A IRED 1-800-955 8771(TTD (VVIA FLORIDA RELAY SERVICE. 2 t 4-23,4-30-2014 4181 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY ,FLORIDA CASE NO.: 45-2008-C A-000101 THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON TRUST COMP ANY NA TIONAL ASSOCIA TION F/K/A THE BANK OF NEW YORK TRUST COMPANY,N.A. AS SUCCESSOR TO JPMORGAN CHASE BANK,N.A. F/K/A JP MORGAN CHASE BANK,AS TRUSTEE FOR RASC 2004-KS3 Plaintiff, VS. THE UNKNO WN HERS BENEFI CIARIES AND DEVISEES, GRANTEES ASSIGNEES ,et.al., Defendant(s NO TICE OF A CTION T O: Unkno wn heir s Beneficiaries and Devisees,Grantees, Assignees Cr editor s T rustees, and all other parties claiming an interest,By,Through,Under or Ag ainst the Estate of Dav e H.Samuels,Deceased Last Known Residence: Unknown YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortg age on the following property in Nassau County,Florida: LO T 31, BLOCK 14,SPRING LAKE ESTATES UNIT IV REPLAT, A CCORDING T O THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6,AT PAGES 177 THROUGH 188, INCLUSIVE, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. has been f iled ag ainst y ou and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses,if any,to it on Aldridge | Connors,LLP ,Plaintifs attorne y,at 1615 South Congress A v enue,Suite 200,Delray Beach,FL 33445 (Phone Number: (561) 392-6391),within 30 days of the first date of publication of this notice,and file the original with the clerk of this court either before April 24,2014 on Plaintifs attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the com-p laint or petition. Dated on April 11,2014 JOHN A.CRAWFORD As Clerk of the Court By:/s/ Karen J.LockettA s Deputy Clerk 2t 4-23,4-30-2014 4182 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE F OURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case #: 2012-CA-000002 DIVISION: Bank of America,National Association Plaintiff, -vs.Vanessa Tucker and Eric Tucker a/k/a Erik Tucker,Wife and Husband Defendant(s NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment, entered in Civil Case No.2012CA-000002 of the Circuit Court of the 4th Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County,Florida wherein Bank of America, National Association,Plaintiff and Vanessa Tucker and Eric Tucker a/k/a Erik Tucker,Wife and Husband are defendant(sI,Clerk of Court,John A.Crawford,will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash AT THE MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY JUDICIAL ANNEX LOCATED AT 76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE,FLORIDA, 32097 AT 11:30 A.M.,June 4, 2014,the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment,to wit: LOT FIFTEEN (15BLOCK THREE (3SPRING HILL UNIT TWO (2 ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF,FILED IN PLAT BOOK 5, PAGES35,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSA U COUNTY,FLORIDA ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE,IF ANY,OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF T HE D ATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITH 60 DAYS AFTER SALE. If y ou 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 r eceiving this notification if the time bef or e the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or v oice impair ed, call 711. Phone(904 Fax-(904 TTD/TTY-Dial 711E -Mailcale wis@nassaucler k.com John A. Cr awf or d CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT Nassau County,Florida/ s/ Amanda Stearn DEPUTY CLERK OF COURT Submitted By: A TT ORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF: SHAPIRO,FISHMAN & GACHE,LLP 2424 Nor th F eder al Highw ay Suite 360 Boca Raton,Florida 33431 (561 (561 2t 4-23, 4-30-2014 4186 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA C ASE NO: 13C A000370AXYX BRANCH BANKING AND TRUST COMPANY, Plaintif f vs ARTHUR F.TAYLOR,ET AL. Defendants NO TICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NO TICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pur suant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated April 14, 2014,and entered in Case No. 13CA000370AXYX,of the Circuit Court of the Fourth Judicial Circuit in and for NASSA U County ,Florida.BRANCH BANKING AND TRUST COMPANY (hereafter Plaintiff),is Plaintif f and ARTHUR F.TAYLOR; MAR Y W.TAYLOR; AMERICAN BEACH PROPERTY OWNER A SSOCIA TION, INC.,are defendants.I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the fr ont entr ance of the Judicial Annex,at 11:30 a.m., on the 20th day of May,2014, the following described property as set forth in said final judgment,to wit: LOT 16,BLOCK 1,UNIT 1,AMERICAN BEACH,SECTION 3, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 3, P AGE 19 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY FLORID A. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in or d er to par tici pate in this proceeding,you are entitled,at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assist ance.Please contact ADA Coordinator at (904 (then press 0) at least seven business days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notif ication if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if y ou are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Dated this 14 day of Apr il, 2014. JOHN A.CRAWFORD CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: /s/ Tracy Poore As Deputy Clerk Van Ness Law Firm,PLC 1239 E.Newport Center Drive #110 Deerfield Beach,FL 33442 Phone (954 F ax (954 Pleadings@vanlawfl.com An y per son claiming an inter est in the surplus from the sale, if an y other than the pr operty o wner as of the date of Lis Pendens must file a claim within sixty (60 2t 4-23 & 4-30-2014 4185 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NO: 13-000019-CA JPMORGAN CHASE B ANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION Plaintif f vs. GUSS HALE; UNKNO WN SPOUSE OF GUSS HALE; UNKNOWN TENANT I; UNKNO WN TENANT II; AMHURST OAKS HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION,INC.,and an y unkno wn heir s de visees grantees,creditors,and other unknown persons or unknown spouses claiming by,through and under any of the a bove-named Def endants Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE is hereby given that the undersigned Clerk of the Circuit Court of Nassau County,Florida,will on the 21 day of May,2014,at 11:30 A.M. at the Nassau County Judicial Annex,Main Entrance,76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,Florida3 2097,offer for sale and sell at public outcry to the highest and best bidder for cash,the following-described property situate in Nassau County,F lorida: Lot 83,AMHURST OAKS, according to the Plat thereof, as recorded in Plat Book 7, Page 180,Public Records ofN assau County,Florida. Pursuant to the Final Judgment entered in a case pending in said Court,the style of which is indicated above. Any person or entity claiming an interest in the surplus,if any, resulting from the foreclosure sale,other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens,must file a claim on same with the Clerk of Court within 60 days after the foreclosure sale. WITNESS my hand and official seal of said Court this 17 day of April,2014. 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 for the circuit court system at email@example.com or (904 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. JOHN A.CRAWFORD CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: /s/ Sue Powell Deputy Clerk 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4192 IN THE CIRCUIT COUNTY COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA C IVIL DIVISION CASE NO. 45-2011-CA-000287 Division No. Section. BRANCH BANKING AND TRUST COMPANY Plaintiff(s vs. AMY E. DURHAM-HUBB ARD A/K/A AMY E.HUBBARD; et al., Defendant(s NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NO TICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Or der or Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated April 21,2014,and enter ed in Case No. 45-2011CA-000287 of the Circuit Court of the 4 TH Judicial Circuit in and for NASSAU County,F lorida,wherein BRANCH B ANKING AND TRUST COMPANY is the Plaintif f and AMY E. DURHAM-HUBBARD AKA AMY E HUBBARD AND SYNOVUS B ANK FKA FIRST COAST COMMUNITY BANK are the Defendants,I will sell to the highest and best bidder f or cash at the west door of the Nassau County Judicial Annex, 76347 V eter ans W ay Yulee, Florida 32097 at 11:30 a.m.on the 4TH day of June,2014,the following described property as set forth in said Order or Final Judgment, to wit: ALL THA T TRA C T OR P ARCEL OF LAND LYING AND BEING THAT CERTAIN LOT,PIECE OR PARCEL OF LAND SITUATE,LYING AND BEING IN THE CITY OF FERNANDINA BEACH,(FORMERLY FERNANDINA), COUNTY OF NASSAU AND STATE OF FLORIDA AND BEING FURTHER DESCRIBED A CCORDING T O THE OFFICIAL MAP OR PLA T OF SAID CITY (AS LITHOGRAPHED AND ISSUED BY THE FLORIDA RAILRO AD COMPANY IN 1857 AND ENLARGED REVISED AND REISSUED BY THE FLORIDA T OWN IMPROVEMENT COMPANY IN 1887 AND 1901) AS: LOT 2 IN BLOCK 33. And commonly known as: 310N 5TH ST,FERNANDINA BEACH, FL 32034 IF Y OU ARE A PERSON CLAIMING A RIGHT TO FUNDS REMAINING AFTER THE SALE,YOU MUST FILE A CLAIM WITH THE CLERK OF COUR T NO LATER THAN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. I F Y OU FAIL TO FILE A CLAIM, YOU WILL NOT BE ENTITILED TO ANY REMAINING FUNDS.AFTER 60 D A YS ONL Y T HE OWNER OF RECORD AS OF THE DATE OF THE LES PENDENS MAY CLAIM THE SURPLUS. DATED at NASSAU County, Florida,this 21 day of April, 2014. JOHN A.CRAWFORD,Clerk NASSAU County,Florida BY: /s/ Amanda Stearn Deputy Cler k In accordance with the Amer icans with Disa bilities Act, persons in need of a special accommodation to participate in this pr o ceeding shall, within seven (7ior to any proceeding,contact the Administrative Office of the C ourt,NASSAU County,76347 VETERANS WAY ,YULEE,FL 32097,County Phone: 904-5484606 TDD 1-800-955-8771 or 1800-955-8770 via Florida Relay Service 2t 4-30, 5-7-2014 4193 NOTICE OF INTENTION TO CONSIDER ENA CTMENT OF ORDINANCE NOTICE is hereby given that the Board of County Commissioners of Nassau County, Florida,at a regular meeting to be held on Monday,the 12th day of May,2014 at 7:00 P .M.at the Commission Chambers, located in the James S.Page Governmental Complex, 96135 Nassau Place, Y ulee, Florida,intends to consider for adoption the f ollo wing pr oposed ordinance: AN ORDINANCE OF THE BO ARD OF COUNTY COMMIS SIONERS OF NASSAU COUNTY, FLORID A, PRO VIDING FOR THE LEVY OF AN ADDITIONAL FIVE (5THE LOCAL OPTION GAS T AX UPON EVER Y GALLON OF MOTOR FUEL SOLD IN NASSAU COUNTY AND TAXED UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF PART I OF CHAPTER 206, FLORID A STATUTES; PROVIDING FOR THE AMOUNT OF SAID TAX; PRO VIDING FOR THE PERIOD OF TIME FOR WHICH THE TAX SHALL BE IMPOSED; PRO VID ING FOR THE DISTRIBUTION AND UTILIZATION OF SAID TAX; PRO VIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. Copies of the Ordinance are av aila ble at the Cler s Of f ice at the Judicial Annex,located at 76347 Veterans Way, Yulee,Florida,Monday through Friday,8:30 a.m.through 5:00 p.m., except legal holidays. THE PUBLIC IS INVITED T O BE PRESENT AND BE HEARD.IF A PERSON DECIDES TO APPEAL ANY DECISION MADE BY THE BOARD,AGENCY OR COMMISSION WITH RESPECT TO ANY MATTER CONSIDERED AT SUCH MEETING OR HEARING,HE OR SHE WILL NEED A RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS,AND THAT, FOR SUCH PURPOSE,HE OR SHE MAY NEED TO ENSURE THAT AV ERBATIM RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS IS MADE, WHICH RECORD INCLUDES THE TESTIMONY AND EVIDENCE UPON WHICH THE APPEAL IST O BE BASED. The Board of County Commissioners may continue hearings on this matter. ATTEST: /s/ J OHN A.CRAWFORD Its: Ex-Officio Clerk BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA BY: /s/ BARRY V.HOLLOWAY Its: Chairman Individuals with disabilities needing a reasonable accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the Office of the Ex-Officio Clerk to the Board of County Commissioners at least seventy two (72s prior to the proceeding at (904 or,if the hearing impaired, Florida Relay Service at 1-800955-8770 (v 8771(TDD 2 t 4-30,5-7-2014 4194 The St.Johns River Water Management District (District) gives notice of receipt of the following permit application(s ERP Permit Applications Summerwoods of Amelia Island,LLC,3675 Pine St, Jacksonville,FL 32205-9456 application #IND-089-1378231.The project is located in Nassau County,Section: null, Township: 2 North,Range: 28 East,and includes 15.54 acres. The Environmental Resource Permit application is for construction of a stormwater management system to serve a project known as Riverbend. The f ile(s mit application(se available for inspection Monday through Friday,except for District holidays,8 a.m.to 5 p.m.at the Districts Headq uar ters,4049 Reid St.,Palatka, FL 32177-2529.You may also view files at one of the Districts Ser vice Centers,but you should call Service Center staff in advance to make sure that the files are at a specific Service Center.Service Center contact information is availa ble online at f lor idasw a ter .com/contactus/of f ices .htm l Additionally,most permit application file documents can be viewed online at f lor i dasw ater .com/per mitting/ind ex.html T o obtain information on how to find and view permit application file documents go to the HELP ta b in EPermitting and click on support and FAQs and then follow the directions providedu nder How to find a Technical Staf f Repor t (TSR a pplication f ile documents The decision on permit applications will be made at theD istricts service center where the application is processed.A substantial objection to a permit a pplication m ust be made in writing and filed with (received by) the Bureau Chief Bur eau of Regulator y support,P .O.BOX 1429,Palatka, FL 32178-1429,or by e-mail ata pplicationsuppor t@sjr wmd.com ,within 14 days of notif ication of the a p plication. Please include either the Permit Application number or the Project Name in the objection.Notification of the application is either the fifth day after the date on which the wr itten notice is deposited in the u.s.mail (for those persons who receive actual notice b y U .S. m ail), the day the notice is em a iled (f or those persons who receive actual notice by email),or the date the notice is published in the ne wspa per (if actual notice is not pr ovided by u.s.mail or em ail).A substantial objectionmeans a written statement directed to the District that identifies the objector, concerns hydrologic or environmental impacts of the proposed activity and relates to applicable rule criteria.If the District receives a timely substantial objection fr om you, then y ou will receive written notice of the Districts intende d decision on the per mit application. You are advised to notify the Distr ict within 14 days of noti fication of the application(s you have questions,objections,comments,or information regarding the activity proposed in the permit application.If you make a written request to the District for additional information regarding a specific permit application, y ou will be provided an opportunity to obtain the av aila ble inf ormation.Please note that filing a written objection does not entitle you to a Cha p ter 120, Flor ida Statutes administrative hearing. Notice of intended (proposed) District Decision will be p rovided to persons who have requested individual notice.A request for individual notice of intended (proposed) District Decision on the application must be received by the Distr icts Bureau Chief,Bureau of Regulatory Support prior to the date the notice of intend ed (proposed) District Decision is gener ated. Mar g ar et Daniels Bureau Chief Bureau of Regulatory support St.Johns River Water Management District 4049 Reid Street Palatka,FL 32177-2529 (386 1t 4-30-2014 4195 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOUR TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY FLORID A GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION Case No. 13C A000351AXYX CitiMortgage,Inc., Plaintiff, VS. Perry E.Miness a/k/a Perry Eugene Miness; Unknow Spouse of Perry E.Miness a/k/a Perry Eugene Miness; C ACH,LLC; Cynthia Jean Miness a/k/a Cindy Miness; Unkno wn Tenant #1; Unknown Tenant #2, Def endants NO TICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NO TICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pur suant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated April 22, 2014, enter ed in Case No. 13CA000351AXYX of the Circuit Court of the Fourth Judicial Circuit,in and for Nassau County,Florida,wherein CitiMor tgage,Inc.,is the Plaintif f and P erry E.Miness a/k/a Perry Eugene Miness; Unknown Spouse of Perry E. Miness a/k/a Perry Eugene Miness; CACH,LLC; Cynthia Jean Miness a/k/a Cindy Miness; Unknown Tenant #1; Unknown Tenant #2 are the Defendants,that I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at,76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,Florida 32097,b eginning at 11:30 AM on the 11 day of June,2014,the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment,to wit:L OT 35,BLOCK 3,SHEFFIELD VILLAGE,ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF,RECORDED IN THE PLAT BOOK 5,PAGES 28 AND 29,OF THE PUBLICR ECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA.TOGETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN 1992 SKYLINE BUDDY MOBILE HOME.VIN# 47620527AE AND 47620527BE. Dated this 22 day of April,2014. John Crawford As Clerk of the Court By: /s/ Tracy Poore As 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 for the circuit court system at firstname.lastname@example.org of (904 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. Copies Furnished to: Brock & Scott,PLLC 1501 NW 49th St,Suite 200 Fort Lauderdale,FL 33309 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4196 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2013-CA-000271 VANDERBILT MORTGAGE AND FINANCE,INC.,a Tennessee cor poration authorized to transact business in Florida, Plaintiff, vs. PHYLLIS LAUMB PORTER A/K/A PHYLLIS T.PORTER,et al., D ef endant, CLERKS NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS GIVEN that,in accordance with the Plaintif s Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered on in the above-styled cause,I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash on June 3,2014 at 11:30 a.m.(EST at NASSA U County Cour thouse: A PORTION OF SECTION 36, TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH,RANGE 24 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY,FLORID A,BEING MORE PARTICULARL Y DESCRIBED AS FOLLO WS: BEGIN AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SAID SECTION 36, THENCE NOR TH 21 DEGREES 05 MINUTES,02 SECONDS WEST, ALONG THE WESTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF CALLAHANA VENUE,AS SHOWN ON THE PLA T OF SW ALLO WFORK EST A TES PHASE ONE, BLOCK ONE,ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF ON FILE IN THE OFFICEO F THE CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT,IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA,RECORDED IN PLA T BOOK 5, PAGE 305,A DISTANCE OF 295.19 FEET; THENCE NORTH 14 DEGREES, 54 MINUTES 12 SECONDS WEST CONTINUING ALONG SAID WESTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE,A DISTANCE OF 4.00 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 35 DEGREES, 50 MINUTES 4 8 SECONDS WEST, A DIST ANCE OF 348.14 FEET T O INTERSECT THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID SECTION 36; THENCE NORTH 89 DEGREES,27 MINUTES,50 SECONDS EAST, ALONG THE SOUTHERLY LINE OF SAID SECTION 36, A DIS TANCE OF 311.13 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN T HE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE,IF ANY,OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE D ATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 D AYS AFTER THE SALE. Dated April 21,2014 John A.Crawford CLERK OF THE COURT NASSAU COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT By: /s/ Amanda Stearn Deputy Cler k 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4197 NO TICE UNDER FICTITIOUS NAME LAW P ur suant to Section 865.09, Florida Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the under signed, desir ing to engage in business under the fictitious name of CHASING TIMElocated at 212 North 13th Street,in the County of Nassau,in the City of Fernandina Beach,Florida,32034 intends to register the said name with the Division of Corporations of the Florida Depar tment of State, Tallahassee,Florida. Dated at F er nandina Beach, Florida,this 21 day of April, 2014. Sally Bar k sdale Chasing Time 1t 4-30-2014 4190 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NO: 12000169CAAXYX K ONDAUR CAPITAL CORPORATION,AS SEPARATE TRUSTEE OF MA T AWIN VENTURES TRUST SERIES 2013-4, Plaintif f(s vs DEBORAH H.DELL f/k/a DEBORAH H.BEALL a/k/a DEBORAH HACKETT-DELL,; et al., Defendant(s NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Final Judgment OF For eclosur e date April 17,2014, and entered in Case No.: 1200169C AAXYX of the Cir cuit Court of the FOURTH Judicial Cir cuit in and f or NASSA U County Flor ida, w herein KONDAUR CAPITAL CORPORATION, AS SEP ARA TE TRUSTEE OF MATAWIN VENTURES TRUST SERIES 2013-4,Plaintiff,and,DEBORAH H. DELL f/k/a DEBORAH BEALL a/k/a DEBORAH HACKETT-DELL,et al.,are Defendants, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the fr ont entrance of the Judicial Annex,76347 Veterans Way, Y ulee, Suite 456,Yulee,FL 32097 at 11:30 oclock a.m.on the 17 day of June, 2014, the f ollo wing descr ibed pr oper ty as set f or th in said Final Judgment,to wit: All that cer tain par cel of land being a portion of Government Lot One,Section 32, T o wnship 2 Nor th, Range, 25 East,,Nassau County,Florida; being more particularly described as follows: Point of reference is the intersection of the line dividing Sections 32 and 49, said Township and Range,with the Easterly right of way line of U.S.Highway No.1 (also known as State Road No.15) (a 150 foot public right of way); thence proceed North 5842East along said line dividing Section 32 and 49,a distance of 300.00 feet toa 4-inch square concrete monument and the POINT OF BEGINNING; thence continueN orth 5842East along said line,a distance of 848.98 feet to a 4-inch square concrete monument; thence South 00East along the Eastl ine of said Section 32,a distance of 361.31 feet to a 2inch iron pipe; thence South 59West,a distance of 462.42 feet to a 4-inch squarec oncrete monument; thence continue South 59West along the Northerly line of Woodside Lane (a 30-foot private dirt road),a distance of 200.00 feet to a 2-inch iron pipe; thence North 31 West,a distance of 303.32 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING. Together with a 30-foot easement for roadway purposes as described in Official Records Volume 17,Page 561,of the Public.Records of Nassau County,Florida.(known as Woodside Lane,a private dirt road). Property address: 44087 Woodside Lane, Callahan,FL 32011 Dated in Nassau County, Florida this 21 day of April, 2014. Clerk Name: John A.Crawford As Clerk,Circuit Court, Nassau County,FL /s/ Amanda Stearn Deputy Clerk 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4198 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 4TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT,I N AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.: 45-2010-CA000527-AXXX-YX WELLS FARGO BANK,NA, Plaintiff, vs. EMMETT OHARA,INDIVIDUALL Y AND AS TRUSTEE OF THE JAMES MAGUIRE FAMILY TRUST; et al., Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE N O TICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosure date the 17 day of Apr il,2014 and entered in Case No.45-2010-CA-000527AXXX-YX,of the Circuit Court of the 4TH Judicial ircuit in and for Nassau County,Florida, wherein WELLS FARGO BANK, NA is the Plaintif f and EMMETT OHARA,INDIVIDUALLY AND AS TRUSTEE OF THE JAMES MAGUIRE FAMILY TRUST HUGH J MCCARTHY,JR.,INDIVIDUALL Y AND AS TRUSTEE OF THE J AMES MA GUIRE F AMILY TRUST HUGH J.MCCARTHY,JR.,INDIVIDUALLY AND AS PERSONAL REPRESENT A TIVE OF THE EST A TE OF JAMES P .MAGUIRE, DECEASED REGIONS BANK MAURA KEHOE UNKNOWNS POUSE OF MAURA KEHOE UNKNO WN SPOUSE OF J AMES F MA GUIRE UNKNO WN SPOUSE OF TIMOTHY P .MAGUIRE UNKNOWN SPOUSE OFM ATTHEW R.MAGUIRE UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF MICHAEL J.MAGUIRE JAMES F. MA GUIRE TIMOTHY P .MAGUIRE MATTHEW R.MAGUIRE MICHAEL J.MAGUIRE JOHN!. MA GUIRE JR. UNKNO WN SPOUSE OF JOHN J.MAGUIRE, JR.UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF HUGH J.MCCARTHY,JR. UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF BRIAN OHARA UNKNO WN SPOUSE OF J AMES OHARA BRIAN OHARA JAMES OHARA UNKOWN SPOUSE OF EMMETT OHARRA UNKNOWN TENANT(SARROLL N/K/A JOSEPH CARROLL UNKNO WN HEIRS BENEFICIARIES,DEVISEES,ASSIGNEES, LIENORS,CREDITORS,TRUSTEES AND ALL O THERS WHO MA Y CLAIM A N INTEREST IN THE ESTATE OF JAMES MAGUIRE A/K/A JAMES P .MAGUIRE AKA J AMES PATRICK MAGUIRE; and UNKNO WN SPOUSE OF J AMES MA GUIRE AKA JAMES P MA GUIRE AKA JAMES PATRICK MAGUIRE UNKNOWN TENANT(STHE SUBJECT PROPERTY are defendants.The Clerk of this Court shall sell to the highest and best bidder f or cash at the, AT THE MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE NASSAU JUDICIAL ANNEX, 76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE, FL 32097, 11:30 AM on the 21 day of May 2014,the following d escr ibed pr operty as set forth in said Final Judgment,to wit: LOT SEVENTY (70EGANS BLUFF NOR TH, A CCORDING T O PLA T THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5 AT PAGE 272,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. 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. If y ou ar e a per son with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this pr o ceeding, y ou are entitled at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance.Please contact the A DA Coordinator at (904 4600 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance,or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled cour t appearance,or immediately upon receiving this notif ication if the time bef ore the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if y ou ar e hear ing or v oice impair ed, call 711. Dated this 21 day of April,2014 JOHN A.CRAWFORD Clerk of The Circuit Court By: /s/ Sue Powell Deputy Clerk Submitted by: Choice Legal Group,P A. P O Box 9908 For t Lauder dale,Florida 33310-9908 T elephone: (954 Facsimile: (954 T oll Fr ee: 1-800-441-2438 DESIGNA TED PRIMAR Y E-MAIL FOR SERVICE PURSUANT TO FLA. R. JUD ADMIN 2.516 email@example.com 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4199 NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING The South Amelia Island Shore Stabilization Association,Inc. will hold the Boar d of Trustees Annual Meeting on Wednesday May 14,2014 at 3:00 p.m. in the Egret Room,Racquet P ar k, Amelia Island Plantation, Amelia Island, Flor ida. P er sons with disabilities requiring accommodations in or der to participate in this program or activity should call 904-4321723 at lease 24 hour s in advance to request such accommodations. 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4212 CONTINUED ON NEXT P A GE LEGAL NOTICES
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 5B W EDNESDAY A PRIL 30, 2014/News-Leader I NTHE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 45-2013-CA-000378 DIVISION: A NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC, Plaintiff, vs. GRACE L.LORD et al., Defendant(s NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure dated April 21,2014 and entered in Case No.45-2013-CA-000378 of the Circuit Court of the F OURTH Judicial Circuit in and for NASSAU County,Florida whereinNATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC is the Plaintiff and GRACE L.LORD; MICHAEL J. L ORD; ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES 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 LAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES,HEIRS, DEVISSEES,GRANTEES,OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; CITIBANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION,AS SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TOC ITICORP TRUST BANK,FSB; are the Defendants,The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at NASSAU JUDICIAL ANNEX, 76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE, FLORIDA at 11:30AM,on the 22 day of May,2014,the followingdescribed property as set forth in said Final Judgment: ALL THAT PORTION OF THE SOUTH ONE-HALF (s 1/2 THE SOUTHWEST ONE-QUARTER (sw 1/4THE SOUTHEAST ONE-QUARTER (se 1/4 TION SIXTEEN (16TOWNSHIP THREE (3TH,RANGE TWENTY-FOUR (24,NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA,LYING WEST OF THE WEST BOUNDARY LINE OF THOSE LANDS AS DESCRIBED IN DEED RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 189,PAGE 319,PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA.EXCEPTING FROM THE ABOVE DESCRIBED LANDS, THAT PORTION MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORD BOOK 77,PAGE 22 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA A/K/A 37847 HENRY SMITH ROAD,HILLIARD,FL 32046 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 sixty (60 sale. WITNESS MY HAND and the seal of this Courton April 22, 2014. John A.Crawford Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Tracy Poore Deputy Clerk ** See Americans with Disabilities ActI f 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,t o the provision of certain assistance Please contact the ADA C oordinator at (904 (then 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 arehearing or voice impaired,call 711 2 t 4-30,5-7-2014 4201 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA C ASE NO.11000323CAAXYX THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK,AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS CWALT, INC.,ALTERNATIVE LOAN TRUST 2006-OA19,MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES,SERIES 2006-OA19, PLAINTIFF, VS. P AUL W.GALIPEAU,ET AL. DEFENDANT (S NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to the Final Judgment of Foreclosuredated,in the a bove action,I will sell to the highest bidder for cash at Nassau,Florida,on July 23, 2014,at 11:00 AM,at front steps of courthouse 76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,Florida 32097 for the following described property: LOT104,FLORA PARKE,UNIT 2A, ACCORDING TOTHE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6,PAGES 239,240 AND 241 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. Anyperson claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any,other than the property owner as of the date lis Pendens must file a claim within sixty (60 The Court,in its discretion,may enlarge the time of the sale. Notice of the changed time of sale shall be published as provided herein. DATED: April 22,2014 /s/ Tracy Poore Deputy Clerk of the Court Prepared by: Gladstone Law Group,P A. 1499 W.Palmetto Park Road, Suite 300 Boca Raton,FL 33486 If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you areentitled, at no cost to you,to the provision of certain assistance.Please contact the ADA Coordinator at 904-2551695 or firstname.lastname@example.org,FL at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time befor ethe scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4202 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA, CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 12CA000906AXYX BANK OF AMERICA,N.A., Plaintiff vs. PATRICK M.MCGOWAN,et al. Defendant(s NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that, pur suant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated APRIL 21, 2014,entered in Civil Case Number 12CA000906AXYX,in the Circuit Court for Nassau County,Florida,wherein BANK OF AMERICA,N.A.,isthe Plaintiff,and PATRICK M. MCGOWAN,et al.,are the Defendants ,I will sell the proper ty situated in Nassau County, F lorida,described as: LOT TWENTY-TWO (22 CEDAR RIDGE UNIT ONE, ACCORDING TOTHE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6 AT PAGES 95 AND 96 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. at public sale,to the highest and best bidder,for cash,at Main Entrance,Nassau County,Judicial Annex,76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,FL 32097 a t 11:30 AM,on the 17 day of July,2014.Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale,if any,other that t he property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated: April 23,2014 J ohn A.Crawford Nassau County Clerk of Court By: /s/ Sue Powell If you are a person with a disability who needs any accomm odation 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 cr tin tr email@example.com or (904 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. 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4203 The St.Johns River Water Management District (District) gives notice of receipt of the following permit application(s ERP Permit Applications KT Carter Contracting Inc,1909 EBeaver St,Jacksonville,FL 32202-1111 application #IND089-137841-1.The project is located in Nassau County, Section: 2,Township: 1 North, Range: 24 East,and includes 3.49 acres.The Environmental Resource Permit application is for construction of a surface water management system to serve a project known as sandy Ford Pond Pit. The file(s mit application(se available for inspection Monday through Friday,except for District holidays,8 a.m.to 5 p.m.at the Districts headquarters,4049 Reid St.,Palatka,FL 32177-2529. You may also view files at one of the Districts Service Centers,but you should call Service center staff in advance to make sure that the files are at a specific Service Center.Service Center contact information is available online at f lor idasw a ter .com/contactus/of f ices .ht ml .Additionally,most permit application file documents can be viewedonline at f lor i dasw ater .com/per mitting/ind ex.html .To obtain information on how to find and view permit application file documents,go to the HELP tab in EPermitting and click on support and FAQs and then follow the directions provided under Howto find a Technical staff Report (TSR application file documents. The decision on permit applications will be made at the DistrictsService Center where the application is processed. Asubstantial objection to a permit application must be made in writing and filed with (received by) the Bureau chief,Bureau of Regulatory Support,P O.Box 1429,Palatka, FL 32178-1429,or by e-mail at a pplicationsuppor t@sjr wmd.com ,within 14 days of notification of the application. Please include either the Permit Application number or the Project Name in the objection.Notification of thea pplication is either the fifth day after the date on which the written notice is deposited in the U.S.mail (for those persons who receiveactual notice by U.S.mail),the day the notice is emailed (forthose persons who receive actual notice byemail),or the date the notice is published in the newspaper (if actual notice i s not provided by U.S.mail or email).A substantial objectionmeans a written statement directed to the District that identifies the objector, concerns hydrologic or environmental impacts of the prop osed activity,and relates to applicable rule criteria.If the District receives a timely substantial objection from you, then you will receive written notice of the Districtsintended decision on the permit application.You are advised to notify the District within 14 days of notification of the application(sou have questions,objections, comments,or information regarding the activity proposed in the permit application.If you make a written request to the District for additional information regarding a specific permit application,you will be provided an opportunity to obtain the available information.Please note that filing a written objection does not entitle you to a Chapter 120, Florida Statutes,administrative hearing. Notice of intended (proposed) District Decision will be provided to persons who have requested individual notice. Arequest for individual notice of intended (proposed) District Decision on the application must be received by the DistrictsBur eau chief,Bureau ofRegulatory Support prior to the date the notice of intended (proposed) District Decision is generated. Margaret Daniels, Bureau chief Bureau of Regulatory support St.Johns River Water Management District 4049 Reid Street Palatka,FL 32177-2529 (386 1t 4-30-2014 4204 REZONING NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Tuesday,the 20th day of May 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.R14-004 for r ezoning.Also, be it known that on Monday,the 23rd of day of June 2014,at 7:00 P .M.,the Board of County Commis-sioners of Nassau County will hold apublic hearing on the said application for Rezoning No. R14-004,at the Commission Chambers,James S.Page Complex location concerning the following described property in Nassau County. Location for the above described property is: West side of BaileyRoad betw een Amelia Island Par kway and F ernandina Beach Airport,tax parcel # 00-00-30-044B-00530000 and 00-00-30-04B-00530010. R14-004 proposes to rezone approximately 5.0 acres from Residential General 1 (RG-1 to Commercial Neighborhood (CN This applicationisfiled by: Ole Bailey,LLC and McCranieand Associates,Inc.,agent. All interested parties are invite d to attend the public hearings and to be heard.Copies of the Application and supporting information are availa ble for inspection in the office of the Nassau County Growth Management Department, 96161 Nassau Place,Yulee,FL 32097.Comments may also be d irected in writing to the Growth Management Department,emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org,or received by telephone at ( 904) 491-7328.All comments will become a part of the record in this matter. This hearing will be conducted as a quasi-judicial hearing. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in order to participate in this programo r activity should contact the Growth Management Department (904or Florida Relay Service (1-600-955-6771 at least twenty-four (24si n advance to request such accommodation. THE PUBLIC IS.INVITED TO BE PRESENT AND BE HEARD.IF A PERSON WISHES TOAPPEAL 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 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 Planning and Zoning Board may continue hearing on this matter. PLANNING AND ZONING BOARD OF NASSAU COUNTY, FLORIDA /s/ Thomas Ford Its: Chairman 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4205 NOTICE OF SMALL-SCALE AMENDMENT NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Tuesday,the 20th day May 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 an amendment to the Nassau County ComprehensivePlan Future Land Use Map(FLUM No.CPA14-004.Also be it known that on Monday,the 23rd day of June 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 ComprehensivePlan Future Land Use Map (FLUM application No.CPA14-004 at the Commission Chambers, James S.Page Complex location concerning the following described property in Nassau County. The street address and/or location for the above described property is: West side of Bailey Road between Amelia Island Parkway and Fernandina Beach Airport,tax parcel #00-00-30-044B-0053-0000 and 00-00-30-044B-00530010. This application filed by: Ole Bailey,LLC,owner and McCranie and Associates,Inc., agent. This property is classifiedontheF LUM as High Density Residential and a change is requested to Commercial on approximately 5.0 acres. All interested parties .r einvited to attend the public hearing and to be heard.Copies of the Application and supporting inform ation are available for inspection in the office of the Nassau County Growth M anagement Department, 96161 Nassau Place,Yulee,FL 32097.Comments may also be directed in writing to the Growth Management Department,emailed to email@example.com,or r eceived by telephone at (904All comments will become a par tof the r ecordin this smatter. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in or der to participate in this program or activity should contact 4913606 at least twenty-four (24 hours in advance to request such accommodation. THE PUBLIC IS INVITED TO BE PRESENT AND BE HEARD.IF A PERSON DECIDES TO APPEAL ANY DECISION MADE BY THE BOARD,AGENCY OR COMMISSION WITH RESPECT TO ANY M ATTER CONSIDERED AT SUCH MEETING OR HEARING,HE WILL NEED A RECORD TO ENSURE THATAVERBATIM 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 theywill be heardat the public hearing before the Board of County Commissionersas herein above stated. John Crawford Clerk of the Circuit Court Nassau County,Florida 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4206 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH,JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO.09001060CAA BANK OF AMERICA,NA; Plaintiff, vs. ERIC E.NUNN; MARIA W.NUNN; ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY,THROUGH, UNDER AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANT(SARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES ,HEIRS, DEVISEES,GRANTEES,OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; JOHN DOE AND JANE DOE AS UNKNO WN TENANT IN POSSESSION; Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS GIVEN that,in accordance with the Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated April 21,2014,in the above-styled cause,I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the front entr ance o fthe NASSAU JUDICIAL ANNEX,76347 Veterans Way, Yulee,FL 32097 at 11:30 A.M.on June 4,2014,the following described property: THE NORTH ONE-HALF OF THE NORTHWEST ONE-QUARTER OF THE SOUTHWEST ONE-QUARTER OF THE NORTHEAST ONEQUARTER,OF SECTION 20, TOWNSHIP NORTH,RANGE 24 EAST OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA, L ESS AND EXCEPT FIFTEEN (15 FEET ON THE SOUTH THIRTY (30 FEET ON THE EAST SIDE.FURTHER EXCEPTING ANY PART L YING WITHIN BOOK 472,PAGE 318,PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. TOGETHER WITH A -2004 DOUBLE-WIDE MOBILE HOME VIN # S JACFL26184A AND JACFL26184B. Property Address: 33262 CON LEY RO AD C ALLAHAN, FL 32011. 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: April 21,2014 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 CRTINTRP@COJ.NET OR (904 2564 AT LEAST 7 DAYS BEFORE YOUR SCHEDULED COURT APPEARANCE,OR IMMEDIATELYUPON RECEIVING THIS NOTIFICATION IF THE TIME BEFORE THE SCHEDULED APPEARANCE IS LESS THAN 7 DAYS; IF YOU ARE HEARING OR VOICE I MPAIRED,CALL 711. JOHN A.CRAWFORD CLERK of Court /s/ Sue Powell By: Deputy Clerk IHEREBY CERTIFY that a true and correct copy of the foregoing was delivered via US Mail; Email and/or Federal Express this 21 day of April, 2014,to the following: MARINOSCI LAW GROUP ,P C. Attorney for Plaintiff1 00 WEST CYPRESS CREEK ROAD,SUITE 1045 FORT LAUDERDALE,FL 33309 SERVICEFL@MLG-DEFAULTLAW.COMS ERVICEFL2@MLG-DEFAULTLAW.COM MARTINE GB JOHNSON,IF LIVING OR DEAD 595 HALVERSON CTJ ACKSONVILLE,FLORIDA 32225 WILLIE L.JOHNSON,IF LIVING OR DEAD 30908 PARADISE COMMONS, APT.125 FERNANDINA BEACH, FLORIDA32034 ICF BUILDERS 947 BEVILLE ROAD,SUITE 2 SOUTH DAYTONA,FLORIDA 32119 AMELIA LAKES CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION,INC. 463499 STATE ROAD 200 YULEE,FLORIDA 32097 UNKNOWN TENANT(S SESSION OF THE PROPERTY 30908 PARADISE COMMONS FERNANDINA BEACH,FLORIDA 32034 2T 4-30,5-7-2014 4207 IN THE CIRCUIT COUNTY COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.2011-CA-000255 Division No. Section. BRANCH BANKING AND TRUST COMPANY Plaintiff(s vs. TRAVIS J.CARTER; et al.,D efendant(s NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order or Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated April 21,2014,and entered in Case No.2011-CA000255 of the Circuit Courtof the 4 TH Judicial Circuit in and for NASSAU County,Florida, w herein BRANCH BANKING AND TRUST COMPANY is the Plaintiff and TRAVIS J.CARTER; FANNIE M.CARTER A/K/A FANNIE LOUISE CARTER; PIRATES WOODS ASSOCIATION,INC; SYNOVUS BANK FKA FIRST C OAST COMMUNITY BANK; UNITED STATES OF AMERICA DEPARTMENT OF TREASURY; KECKODECO,LLC AND UNKNOWN TENANT(SNKA RITCHIE SMITH arethe Defendants,I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the west door of the Nassau County Judicial Annex, 76347 Veterans Way,Yulee, Florida 32097 at 11:30 a.m.on the 25 day of June,2014,the following described property as set forth in said Order or Final Judgment,to wit: ATRACT OF LAND KNOWN AS LOTTWENTY-EIGHT (28 ),OF AN UNRECORDED SUBDIVISION KNOWN AS PIRATES WOOD, BEING APORTION OF SECTION FORTY-THREE (43TOWNSHIP THREE (3TH,RANGE TWENTY-EIGHT (28EAST,NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA,BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE FOR POINT OF REFERENCE AT REFERENCE POINT NO.1 OF PIRATES WOOD; FROM SAID POINT OF REFERENCE RUN THENCE NORTH TWENTY-SIX (26 DEGREES,TEN (10) MINUTES, FIFTY (50, ALONG THE EASTERLYRIGHT OF WAY OF A GRADED ROAD, NINE HUNDRED EIGHTY AND EIGHTY-FIVE HUNDREDTHS (980.85TOA POINT; THENCE SOUTH SEVENTY-TWO (72,ELEVEN (11 MINUTES,FIFTY-TWO (52 ONDS EAST,ALONG THE CENTERLINE OF A ROAD KNOWN AS BLACKBEARDS WAY,THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-TWO AND FIFTEEN HUNDREDTHS (352.15 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE SOUTH SEVENTY-TWO(72 DEGREES,ELEVEN (11UTES,FIFTY-TWO (52 EAST,ALONG SAID CENTERLINE ONE HUNDRED FIFTEEN (115.0 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE RUN SOUTH TWENTY-SIX (26) DEGREES,TEN (10, FIFTY (50WEST, THREE HUNDRED TWENTY AND THIRTY-TWO HUNDREDTHS (320.32TOA POINT; THENCE NORTH SEVENTY-TWO (72,ELEVEN (11 MINUTES,FIFTY-TWO (52 ONDS WEST,ONE HUNDRED FIF TEEN (115.0TO A POINT; THENCE NORTHTWENTY-SIX (26,TEN (10UTES,FIFTY (50, THREE HUNDRED TWENTY AND THIRTY-TWO HUNDREDTHS (320.32,MORE OR LESS, TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. SAID TRACT IS SUBJECT TO A NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT OVER THE NORTHERLY THIRTY (30.0THEREOF FOR ROADWAY PURPOSES; SAID THIRTY (30.0TO BE FREELY DEEDED AND/OR DEDICATED, UPON REQUEST OF THE MAJORITY OF THE PROPERTY OWNERS ON THESE ROADS AND THE ACCEPTANCE OF,TO NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA,OR ITS SUCCESSORS. and commonly known as: 3532 BLACKBEARDS WAY,YULEE FL 32097 IF YOU ARE A PERSON CLAIMING A RIGHT TO FUNDS REMAINING AFTER THE SALE, YOU MUST FILE A CLAIM WITH THE CLERK OF COURT NO LATER THAN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE.IFYOU FAIL TO FILE A CLAIM,YOU WILL NOT BE ENTITLED TOANY REMAINING FUNDS.AFTER 60 DAYS,ONLY THE OWNER OF RECORD AS OF THE DATE OF THE LES PENDENS MAY CLAIM THE SURPLUS. DATED at NASSAU County, Florida,this 21 day of April, 2014. J OHN A.CRAWFORD,Clerk NASSAU County,Florida BY: /s/ Sue Powell Deputy Clerk In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons in need of a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding shall, within seven (7ior to any proceeding,contact the Administrative Office of the Court,NASSAU County,76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE,FL 32097,County Phone: 904-5484606 TDD 1-800-955-8771 or 1800-955-8770 via Florida Relay Service 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4208 INTHE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION C ASE NO.: 45-2012-CA-000926 DIVISION: A WELLS FARGO BANK,NA, Plaintiff, vs. CHARLES R.JOHNSON,III A/K/A CHARLES R.JOHNSON, et al, Defendant(s NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure dated April 21,2014 and entered in Case No.45-2012-CA-000926 ofthe Circuit Court of the FOURTH Judicial Circuit in and for NASSAU County,Florida whereinWELLS FARGO BANK, NA,is the Plaintiff and CHARLES R.JOHNSON,III A/K/A CHARLES R.JOHNSON; THE UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF CHARLES R.JOHNSON,III A/K/A CHARLES R. JOHNSON N/K/A AMANDA JOHNSON; are the Defendants,The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at NASSAU JUDICIAL ANNEX,76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE,FLORIDA at 11:30AM,on the 22 day of May,2014,the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment: LOT61,LYING WEST OF COUNTY ROAD 108,SECTION 30, TOWNSHIP 3 NORTH,RANGE 24 EAST,CORNWALL FARM LAND COMPANYS PLAT OF NORTH FLORIDA PECAN,TRUCK AND FRUIT FARMS,AS RECORDED ON PLAT BOOK O,PAGE 31,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAUCOUNTY,FLORIDA. TOGETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN 1999 GENERAL DOUBLE WIDE MOBILE HOME ID NO. GMHGA4079923300A AND GMHGA4079923300B. A/K/A 15486 COUNTY ROAD 108,HILLIARD,FL 32046 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, i f any,other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within sixty (60 sale. W ITNESS MY HAND and the seal of this Court on April 22, 2 014 John A.Crawford Clerkof the Circuit Court By: /s/ Tracy Poore Deputy Clerk ** See Americans with Disabilities Act If you are a person with a disa bility 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 (then press 0) at least 7 days b efore your scheduled court appearance,or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time beforethe scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you arehearing or voice impaired,call 711 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4200 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO.2011-CA-000361 BANK OF AMERICA,N.A, Plaintiff, vs. CHARLES L.DRACE,et al., Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment o f Foreclosure filed April 22, 2014,entered in Civil Case No. 2011-CA-000361 of the Circuit Cour tof the FOURTH Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County,Florida,the Clerk of Courtwill sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at Nassau Judicial Annex,76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,FL 32097 in accordance with Chapter 45, Florida Statutes on the 11 day of June,2014 at 11:30 A.M.on the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment,to-wit: LOT 405 OF NORTH HAMPTON PHASE THREE; ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7,PAGES 1623,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAUCOUNTY,FLORIDA. Anyperson 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 this 23 day of April,2014. JOHN A.CRAWFORD CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT As Clerk of the Court BY /s/ Sue Powell Deputy Clerk MC CALLA RAYMER,LLC, ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF 110 SE 6TH STREET FORTLAUDERDALE, FLORIDA 33301 (407 If you are a person with a disability who needs an accommodation in order to access court facilities or participate in a court proceeding,you are entitled,at no cost to you,to the provision of certain assistance.Torequest such an accommodation,please contact Court Administration at least three business days prior to the required service by using on of the following metho ds: Phone (904 Fax (904TTD/TTY (800) 955-8770 (Florida Relay Service).E-Mail cr tintr firstname.lastname@example.org 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4209 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH,JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO.2012-CA-000808 WELLS FARGO BANK,NA; Plaintiff, vs. DUSTY TRAVIS SOLES,ET.AL, Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS GIVEN that,in accordance with the Default Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated April 21,2014,in the above-styled cause,I will sell to the highest and best bidder f or cash at the front entrance of the NASSAU JUDICIAL ANNEX,76347 Veterans Way, Yulee,FL 32097 at 11:30 A.M.on June 10,2014,the following described property: LOT 70,PAGE HILL,UNIT 3, ACCORDING TOTHE PLAT THEREOF,AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6,PAGE(SAND 342,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA PROPERTY ADDRESS: 861148 WORTHINGTON DRIVE,YULEE, FL 32097,NASSAU 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. IF YOU ARE A PERSON WITH A DISABILITY WHO NEEDS ANY ACCOMMODATION IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING,YOU ARE ENTITLED, ATNO COST TO YOU,TO THE PROVISION OF CERTAIN ASSISTANCE.PLEASE CONTACT THE ADA COORDINATOR AT CRTINTRP@COJ.NET OR (904 2564 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. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this court on April 22,2014. Clerk of Court /s/ Tracy Poore 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4210 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 45-2013-CA000542 DIVISION: NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC D/B/A CHAMPION MORTGAGE COMPANY, Plaintiff, vs. THE UNKNOWN HEIRS,DEVISEES,GRANTEES,ASSIGNEES, LIENORS,CREDITORS,TRUSTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS CLAIMING BY,THROUGH,UNDER,OR AGAINST,YETTAPOOLE EWING A/K/A YETTA P .EWING A/K/A YETTA BERMAN EWING,DECEASED,et al, Defendant(s NOTICE OF ACTION TO: JAMES PAUL EWING,JR. A/K/A JAMES PAUL EWING A/K/A JAMES P .EWING,AS AN HEIR OF THE ESTATE OF YETTA POOLE EWING A/K/A YETTA P EWING A/K/A YETTA BERMAN EWING,DECEASED Last Known Address: 120 South 17th Street,Fernandina Beach, FL32034 Current Address: Unknown ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY,THROUGH, UNDER AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUALD EFENDANT(SARE 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 YOUARE NOTIFIED that an action for foreclosure of mortg age on the following property in Nassau County,Florida: LOT 9,BLOCK 2SECTION ONE OF OAKLAWN PARK,ACCORDING TOTHE MAP OR PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 2,PAGE 52,OF THE P UBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA.A/K/A 120 SOUTH 17TH STREET, FERNANDINA BEACH,FL 32034 has been filed against you and you ar erequired 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 original with this Court either before May 31,2014 service on Plaintifs attorney,or immediately thereafter; otherwise, adefault will be entered ag a inst you for the relief dem anded in the Complain or petition. WITNESS m yhand and the seal of this court this 22 day of April, 2014. J ohn A.Crawford Clerk of the Circuit Court By /s/ Earlene F.Scaff Deputy Clerk **See the Americans with Disabilities Act If you are a person with a dis-a bility who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this pr oceeding,you ar eentitled,at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance.Please contact the ADA Coordinator at email@example.com or (904 at least 7 beforeyour scheduled courtappearance,or immediately upon this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired,call 711. 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4211 BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS NASSA UCOUNTY,FLORIDA INVITATION TO BID (ITB NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Boardof County Commissioners of Nassau County,Florida invites scaled bids for: LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE FOR THE AMELIA CONCOURSE MSBU BID NUMBER NC14-008 PROJECT DESCRIPTION The scope of services shall include intensivelawn and garden maintenance along Amelia Concourse from SR A1A to CR 107 for a distance of 3.8 miles.The median is irrigated with a mix of St. Augustine sod and landscape beds.The majority of the area along the outside of the road is not irrigated and has a mix of St.Augustine sod and Bahia. Select areas at subdivision entrances are irrigated with St.Augustine sod and landscape beds. For detailed infor mation regard ing the bid due date and bid requirements for this ITB, please visit the Nassau Countys website at http:// www.nassaucountvfl.com or contact the Contract Management Department at 904491-7377.Bid information is also available at http://www. demandstar.com ATTEST: JOHN A.CRAWFORD EX-OFFICIO CLERK BARRY HOLLOWAY CHAIRMAN BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA 1t 4-30-2014 4213 The St.Johns River water Management District (District) gives notice of receipt of the following permit application(s ERP Permit Applications Flora Parke Development,Inc, 2120 corporate Square Blvd, Jacksonville,FL 32216-0306 application #IND-089-5850413.The project is located in Nassau County,Sections: 12 and 26, Township: 2 North,Range: 28 East,and includes 16.49 acres. The Environmental Resource Permit application is to modify the existing permitted buffer in order to accommodate several design changes for a project known as Flora Parke Phase 8. The file(s mit application(se available for inspection Monday through Friday,except for District holidays,8 a.m.to 5 p.m.at the Districts Headquarters,4049 Reid St.,Palatka,FL 32177-2529. YOU may also view files at one of the Districts service cent ers,but you should call Service Center staff in advance to make sure that the files are at a specific service Center.Service Center contact information is available online at floridaswater.com/contactus/offices.htm l.Additionally,most permit application file documents can be viewed online at floridaswater.com/permitting/ind ex.html.To obtain informationo n how to find and view permit application file documents,go to the HELP tab in E-Permitting and click on Support andF AQ5 and then follow the directions provided under How to find a NEWSPAPER IND-089-58504-13R Technical staff Report (TSRa pplication file documents. The decision on permit applications will be made at the Districts service center where the application is processed. Asubstantial objection to a permit application must be made in writing and filed with (receivedby) the Bureau Chief,Bureau of Regulatory Support,P O.Box 1429,Palatka, FL 32178-1429,or by e-mail at applicationsupporttsjrwmd.co m,within 14 days of notification of the application.Please include either the Permit Application number or the Project Name in the objection.Notification of the application is either the fifth day after the date on which the written notice is deposited in the U.S.mail (for those persons who receive actual notice by U.S.mail),the day the notice is emailed (for t hose persons whoreceive actual notice by email),or the date the notice is published in the newspaper (if actual notice is not provided by U.S. mail or email).A substantial objectionmeans a written statement directed to the District that identifies the objector,concerns hydrologic or environmental impacts of the proposed activity,and relates to applicable rule criteria.If the District receives a t imely substantial objection from you,then you will receive written notice of the Districts intended decision on the permit application. You are advised to notify the District within 14 days of notification of the application(s you have questions,objections,comments,or information regarding the activity proposed in the permit application.If you make a written request to the District for additional information regarding a specific permit a pplication,you will be provided an opportunity to obtain the availa ble information.Please note that filing a written objec tion does not entitle you to a Chapter 120, Florida Statutes, administrative hearing. Notice of intended (proposed) District Decision will be provided to persons who have requested individual notice.A request for individual notice of intended (proposed) District Decision on the application must be received by the Distr icts Bureau Chief,Bureau of Regulatory support prior to the date the notice of intend ed (proposed) District Decision is generated. M argaret Daniels, Bureau Chief Bureau of Regulatory Support St.Johns River Water Management District 4049 Reid Street Palatka,FL 32177-2529 (386 1t 4-30-2014 4214 IN THE CIRCUIT COUR TOF THE FOURTH,JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO.2013-CA-000215 BANK OF AMERICA,NA; Plaintiff, vs. LANA L.SINGER; MARK J. SINGER,ET.AL, Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS GIVEN that,in accordance with the Default Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated April 22,2014,in the above-styled cause,Iwill sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the front entrance of the NASSAUJUDICIAL ANNEX,76347 Veterans Way, Yulee,FL 32097 at 11:30 A.M.on June 11,2014,the following described property: LOT 20 OF CARTESIAN POINTE UNIT 1,ACCORDING TO THE PLA TTHEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6,PAGE(S THROUGH 349, INCLUSIVE,OF THE CURRENT PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. Proper ty Address: 86106 AUGUSTUS AVENUE,YULEE,FL 32097,NASSAU. 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. IF YOU ARE A PERSON WITH A DISABILITY WHO NEEDS ANYA CCOMMODATION IN ORDER T OPARTICIPATE IN THIS PROC EEDING,YOU ARE ENTITLED, AT NO COST TO YOU,TO THE PROVISION OF CERTAIN ASSISTANCE.PLEASE CONTACT THE ADA COORDINATOR AT CRTINTRP@COJ.NET OR (904 2564 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. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this court April 23,2014 J OHN A.CRAWFORD Clerk of Court /s/ Amanda Stearn As Deputy of Court 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4 215 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 4TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.: 2013-CA-000553 VYSTAR CREDIT UNION, Plaintiff, vs. MARTHA WATSON MACMAHON; ET AL, Defendant(s NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure dated the 21 day of April,2014,and entered in Case No.2013-CA000553 of the Circuit Court of the 4 th Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County,Florida, wherein VYSTAR CREDIT UNION is the Plaintiff,and MARTHA WATSON MACMAHON; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF MARTHA WATSON MACMAHON; THE COTTAGESAT STONEY CREEK CONDOMINIUMASSOCIATION,INC.;,and JOHN DOE AND JANE DOE AS UNKNOWN TENANTS are Defendants.I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the Judicial Annex, 76347 Veterans Way,Suite 456, Yulee,Florida 32097 at 11:30 a.m.in accordance with Section 45.031,Florida Statutes on the 22 day of May,2014, the following described property as set forth in said FinalJ udgment,to wit: UNIT NO.1503,THE COTTAGES ATSTONEY CREEK CONDOMINIUM,A CONDOMINIUM, TOGETHER WITH UNDIVIDEDI NTEREST IN THE COMMON ELEMENTS APPURTENANT THERETO,ACCORDING TO THE DECLARATION OF CONDOMINIUM ASRECORDED IN OFFICIALR ECORDS VOLUME 1518,PAGE 1834,ASAMENDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS VOLUME 1519,PAGE 860,AS RERECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS VOLUME 1525, PAGE 304,OFFICIAL RECORDS VOLUME 1521,PAGE 729,OFFICIAL RECORDS VOLUME 1521, PAGE806,AND OFFICIAL RECORDS VOLUME 1525,PAGE 322 AND OFFICIAL RECORDS VOLUME 1532,PAGE 639 AND OFFICIAL RECORDS VOLUME 1534,PAGE 1495 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAUCOUNTY,FLORIDA ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE,IF ANY,OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN SIXTY (60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. Ifyou areaperson with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to particip ate in this proceeding,you are entitled at no cost to you, to the provisions of certain assistance.Please contact the ADA Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or (904 atleast 7 days beforeyour scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you arehearing or voice impaired, call 711. D ated this 22 day of April,2014. JOHN A.CRAWFORD CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: /s/ Amanda Stearn Deputy Clerk Submitted by: VERNIS & BOWLING OR NOR TH FLORIDA,P .A. Attorneys for Plaintiff 4309 Salisbury Road Jacksonville,Florida 32216 Telephone: (904 FacsimileL904) 296-8938 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4218 I N THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDAIN AND FOR NASSAUCOUNTY GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO.13-CA-242 JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, P laintiff, vs. ELIZABETH L.AKINS; MARK H. AKINS,UNKNOWN TENANT,IN POSSESSION 1,UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION 2, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosurefiled April 21,2014, entered in Civil Case No.13CA-242 of the Circuit Court of the FOURTH Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County,Florida, the Clerk of Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at Nassau Judicial Annex,76347 Veterans Way, Yulee,FL 32097 in accordance with Chapter 45,Florida Statutes on the 5 day of June, 2014 at 11:30 A.M.on the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment,to-wit: Lot 15,Block 2,EGANS MEADOWS-UNIT ONE,according to the mapor plat thereof,as recorded in Plat Book 3,Page 45,of the Public Records of Nassau County,Florida. 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 this 22 day of April,2014. JOHN A.CRAWFORD CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT As Clerk of the Court BY /s/ Amanda Stearn Deputy Clerk If you are a person with a disability who needs an accommodation in order to access court facilities or participate in a court proceeding,you are entitled,at no cost to you,to the provision of certain assistance.Torequest such an accommodation,please contact CourtAdministration at least three business days prior to the required service by using on of the following methods: Phone (904 Fax (904TTD/TTY (800) 955-8770 (Florida Relay Service).E-Mail email@example.com 2t 4-30,5-7-2014 4219 LEGAL DEADLINE IS NOON ON FRIDAYS. CALL 261-3696 FOR INFO. LEGAL NOTICES
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK P AGE 6B W EDNESDAY A PRIL 30, 2014 N EWS -L EADER / F ERNANDINA B EACH FL Josie is 6, and proud of it Dear Josie, Six years old, hard for this grandmother to believe. It seems like just yesterday t hat I drove up to North Carolina and was part of y our welcoming party. Sweet baby then and sweet but f eisty girl now. A mermaid birthday party. W hat a great i dea. I know that you love fairies and princesses. When you visit we love to go to the b each and p ick up s hells but we have never seen a mer maid. Your mom even made you an amazings kirt that l ooked like your bottom h alf was mermaid! You had to be careful not to trip on your tail. Lots of big bir thdays this year. Your Dad will celebrate 40 and adamantly does not want any kind o f party themed or not. Y our Nana is turning 70 a nd wants all the commot ion that a big bir t hday pr om ises. It was fun helping you celebrate. When the doorbell rang the day of your par ty more mermaids arrived to shar e your special day. T he house was decorated w ith all kinds of sea things d olphin balloons, sea stars and bright color e d fish. Mothers and this grandmother watched the bevy of mer maids giggle and share and play. The other mothers that joined us a greed that your mother is t he best party giver. She a lways finds wonder ful cr eative ways to celebrate birthdays. W e started with lunch sitting ar ound the dining room table that was decoratedw ith seashell plates and b right balloons in ocean colo rs. Each young mer maid was served a sandwich that looked like a crab. A cr oissant with sandwich makings inside was decorated with strawberry claws and cream cheese eyes. There was ocean blue Jell-o, of course. Too much fun. W e all par ticipated in activities. First we made clothespin mer maid dolls. Pink, r ed and yellow hair, green mermaid tails and we added our own details. Then we decorated flowerpots and each mermaid got to take home a decorated pot and a package of seeds to plant. Josie, sharing your bir th day made me r emember bir thdays of long ago. Our birthday parties were not girly, they were all boy. Miniature golf was a favorite of your Dads. One time we had a magician come and that was a great hit. Maybe the most unusual and memorable was the party wher e the guest of honor was a boa constrictor. It seems like we had more than one party at a pizza place where all the employees came dancing out and sang Happy Birthday. Six is so gr own up. We had a chance for a grandmother to granddaughter talk and exploring what you want to be. First a scientist. You always are looking for creatures and are fascinated with all gr owing things. Then we talked about what a good ar tist you are so you could be an artist too. You like your dance class and might also be an entertainer. Well, why not do it all? How special sharing your special day So pr oud. Love Nana F ROM THE PORCH Dickie Anderson C ROSSWORD /S UDOKU P EOPLE & P LACES P ETS G G o o v v e e r r n n m m e e n n t t D D a a y y Nassau County officials hosted the inaugural Gover nment Day at the Y ulee Sports Complex April 19 featuring a charity softball game between the Property Appraisers Office and Tax Collectors Office that raised $1,600 for beneficiaries that included Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, James Page Scholarship Fund, United Way and Katie Ride for Life. About 250 people attended the event, which included an Easter egg hunt, bounce houses and many other family activities. State Sen. Aar on Bean emceed; Sherif f Bill Leeper was plate umpire, County Commissioners Pat Edwards, Barry Holloway and Steve Kelley field umpires; Supervisor of Elections Vicki Cannon was scorekeeper; and Commissioner Junior Boatright and Judge Robert Foster offered commentary. Bat boy for the T ax Collector s team was County Manager Ted Selby and bat girl for the Property Appraiser s side was Assistant County Manager Shanea Jones. Childen enjoyed an Easter egg hunt hosted by School Board members Donna Martin, Gail Cook and Kathy Burns. Nassau County Fire & Rescue had a rescue unit, engine and ladder truck on display while the Sheriffs Office displyed its boat. County Attor ney David Hallman gave the prayer, Judge Wesley Poole led The Pledge of Allegiance and Amber Delacr uz per formed the National Anthem. Despite rain and a muddy field, Pr operty Appraiser Mike Hickox, batting at top, and his team prevailed 9-8, offsetting a home run by Tax Collector John Drew, left. The winning team included Jackie Wagner, Veronica Garrett and Katie Watson, top left, Richard Koch, Jason Gr egor y and Kisha Smith, top right. Above left, Chief Deputy Kevin Lilly and Justin T aylor with Shanea Jones and Junior Boatright. Above, managers Drew and Hickox. SUBMITTED PHOTOS
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 7B W EDNESDAY A PRIL 30, 2014 AROUND TOWN News-Leader Ophelia is a real beauty, inside and out! Shes a gorgeous terrier mix whos accustomed to living in a loving h ome, but unfortunately h er owner had to move and c ouldnt take Ophelia along. S hes housetrained and knows how to walk on a leash, and is very affectionate. Shes less than 2 years old, mediumsized and her owner took very good car e of her Her blue and slightly brindle coat is soft and g listens in the sun, shes s payed and heartworm-negat ive and shes ready to be your loving housedog starting today She lived with another dog in the household but she does like to be the alpha dog, so if you have another dog, please bring your pet over for a meet-and-gr eet (and your family, too)! Shes younga nd active, but after some play time shes ready to be your couch potato. Her owner left lots of information about her, and said she lived in the house and had no destr uctive behaviors. Best of all, she has a smile that will warm your hear t ever y day! O rsen is a very affectionate cat who wants to give all of his love to you! He s also quite beautiful with a soft, distinctive champagne coat and gorgeous pastel-gr een eyes. Best of all is his wonderful personality! He s a Domestic Shor thair mix, born in J anuar y 2009. Hes mediumsized and fully gr own and already neutered. He arrived at our shelter fairly r ecently but he has adjusted well to the cattery, and gets along with the other cats. He loves to cuddle and will lean in on you for af fection, too. Orsen wants to be your best friend! You can find information 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. Saturdays and 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays. You can call us at 321-1647 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. W er e also on Facebook! Please mark your calendars now for a great event, our second Taste & Toast, with our special guest, TV person ality Nick Loren! Taste & T oast offers a scrumptious a r ray of specialties pr epar ed by chefs fr o m more than a dozen local restaurants, paired with a fine selection of wine or beer that best accentuates the flavor of each dish. Between taste-size bites and sips, guests can enjoy live music by Dan Voll and Michele, visit with furry friends fr om the shelter check out gift baskets to be raf fled and enjoy a live auction. The Florida House Inn will be our host for this unique fundraiser again this year Satur day May 17 fr om 79 p.m. All proceeds will benefit the Nassau Humane Society T ickets ar e $50 and may be purchased at the NHS Second Chance resale store, 1002 South 14th St., the NHS Dog Park, 641 Airport Road, or online at Nassau HumaneSociety .com. NASSAU HUMANE SOCIETY The Amelia Far mers Market will be open for business this Saturday, May 3, fr om 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Spa & Shops of Omni Amelia Island Plantation. Devi s Indian Cuisine, one of the newest vendors at the market, of fers an ar ray of authentic Indian food, includ ing dhal-puri, dhokla and Garlic Naan, a leavened type of br ead similar to a flatbr ead, and reat for making sandwiches, flatbread pizzas or for dipping in olive oil. Devi s also offers hard to find produce such as Mung Bean spr outs. Also at the market Saturday will be Goodness Snows Chocolates, which makes all their pr oducts fr om scratch using the freshest Belgian cocoa beans available. Their pr oduct line ranges fr om chocolate-dipped seasonal fr uit to their decadent truffles that come in all types of delectable flavors. Another cantmiss stop is Bottega by Liz Gr enamyer Pick up entr ees and side dishes that just need to be put into the oven or micr owave ar e made with the finest, fr eshest ingredients. Entrees change weekly and includes items such as espresso cr usted pork tenderloin, grilled salmon with mango chutney and southern shrimp and cr eamy grits. Fr esh fr om the oven every Saturday are Spouse s popular fr uit pastries, cinnamon buns, fr uit-filled cobblers, mini-pies, muffins, sliced multi-grain and sourdough br ead, focaccias and meat pies. Jon of Meteor Street offers a variety of local, or ganic pr oduce and or ganic herb plants that can be purchased by the whole plant or he can cut off the pieces that you would like. Also available are his organic, herbal teas and other or ganic dr y goods. Its still spring and Robert at Ever Blooming Gardens still has all kinds of beautiful, flow ering plants and shrubs that ar e now in bloom. Robert can also deliver and plant all your purchases upon request. To sign up for the email newsletter go to www .amelia farmersmarket.com. Call 4914872 or visit www.amelia far mersmarket.com. FARMERS MARKET T T a a s s t t e e & & T T o o a a s s t t The Nassau Humane Societys aste and Toast event will be held May 17 from 7-9 p.m. in the courtyard of the Florida House Inn, 22 S. Thir d St. Tickets are $50 and available at www .nassauhumanesociety .com, the Second Chance Stor e on South 14th Street and at the NHS Dog Park on Airport Road. For information contact Kelly Monti at email@example.com or call 491-1511. Nassau Humane Society is partnering with mor e than 15 local r estaurants for this fundraiser that pairs food with a fine selection of wine or beer Chefs fr om each establishment will pr epare an item off their menu and pair it with a wine or beer. In an adjoining courtyard guests can visit with furry friends from the shelter. Special guest Nick Loren will host a live auction of gift baskets and Dan V oll and Michele will pr ovide music. All funds raised will suppor t the ani mal r escue and adoption shelter on Amelia Island. B B r r i i c c k k d d r r i i v v e e Nassau Humane Society 671 Airport Road, Fernandina Beach, is holding a fundraiser to complete its new shelter Donate $100 for an engraved brick as a gift or as an honorarium or memorial for a beloved pet, friend or family member All funds will help to build the new shelter The goal is 100 bricks by June 20 100 bricks in 100 days. For details visit NassauHumaneSociety.com. B B a a l l l l s s n n e e e e d d e e d d Summer is almost here, and the dogs at RAIN Humane Society are looking for war d to long extended play with their tennis balls. RAIN thanks everyone who donated tennis balls to the dogs over the past couple of years and invites you to keep them coming. Drop your used tennis balls off at the RAIN Thrift Shop in the Har ris T eeter shopping center Tuesday-Saturday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 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 The only fee is if your pet does not have a current license tag, which is $10. Call First Coast No Mor e Homeless Pets at (904 make an appointment. All cats will have a spay/neuter surgery and rabies shot. Feral cats (arriving in a humane trap) will also receive an FVRCP shot. Pet cats can receive an FVRCP and flea/wor ming tr eatment for $5 each. If you need a trap, assistance with feral cats or add-ons for pet cats, call Cats Angels at 321-2267. Free transport is offered from Petco on A1A in Yulee Wednesdays at 7 a.m. and from Callahan Tuesdays at 7 a.m. at Walgreens, corner of A1A and US 301. Call (904eserve a spot and for instr uctions on pr eparing your animal for surgery, post-op care and r etur n pick-up times. PET PROJECTS DONATION TO BARNABAS SUBMITTED Biomet Microfixation, Inc., a global leader in the manufacture of orthopedic and biotechnology products, located on Jacksonvilles Northside, presents a check for $5,700 to Barnabas Centers Executive Director Wanda Lanier in support of its building campaign fund. Each year Biomet employees raise money for two local charities whose efforts they support. This is the fifth consecutive year that Biomet employees have chosen Barnabas to receive funds. Pictured with Lanier, from left, are Biomet employees Gary Blackall, Lorie Toomey, Heather Rash and Cathy Loin. LITERARY LEANINGS L L i i b b r r a a r r y y h h o o u u r r s s T he Fernandina Beach b ranch library will observe the following hours during the Shrimp Festival: Thursday, May 1, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and closed on Friday, May 2 and Saturday, May 3. The book drops will remain open. T he other branches will b e open regular hours. For q uestions or assistance, visit w ww nassaur e ads.com or on Friday call the Callahan Branch, 879-3434 or the Hilliard Branch, 845-2495 and on Saturday call theBr yceville Branch, 266-9813. F F O O L L B B o o o o k k C C l l u u b b F riends of the Librar y B ook Club will meet the sec ond Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. n the parlor room of St. Peters Epsicopal Church. Moderators are Norman and Marilyn W esley Reading selections are: M ay 8: P rayers for the S tolen b y Jennifer Clement. J une 12: T he Ginseng Hunter by Jef f Talerigo. July 10: Dodsworth by Sinclair Lewis. Aug. 14: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak. Sept. 11: Out Stealing H orses b y Per Petterson. O ct. 9: T he Good Soldier b y For d Madox For d. Nov. 13: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstr ess by Daj Sijie and Ina Rilke. Dec. 11: The Baby Boom by P .J. ORourke. Jan. 8: The Round House b y Louise Erdrich. F eb. 12: T he Dinner b y H er man Koch. L L o o v v e e a a t t H H i i g g h h N N o o o o n n The Friends of the Fer nandina Beach Librar y present a Love at High Noon luncheon on May 9 at noon at Caf Karibo featuring New Y ork T imes and USA Today best-selling romance author Brenda Jackson. Tickets are $20 and available at the Fernandina Beach Librar y on Nor th Four th Street by May 5. After working 37 years with State Farm in Jacksonville and writing 67 books, an exclusive offer from Harlequin convinced Jackson to quit the firm. She was determined to write novels that are multicultural r omances, fea turing African-American characters that convey the belief that love is everywhere. She r etir ed several years ago and is now writing full-time. She published her 100th novel inN ovember Jackson has r eceived numerous national l iterar y awar ds, was a 2012 NAACP Image Award Nominee for Outstanding Literary Fiction for her book, A Silken Thread and was named Romance Writers of Americas Nora Roberts Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012. Jackson formed the Madaris Publishing Company and is working with her son Geralds production company, Five Alive Films to bring viewers r omantic movies based on her award-winning books. Warner Brothers released her first movie, ruly Everlasting, which she directed and is currently working on a movie based on her book, A Silken Thread Autographed books will be available for pur chase. B B o o o o k k f f e e s s t t m m e e e e t t i i n n g g The annual meeting of the Amelia Island Book Festival Membership will be held on May 14 at 4 p.m. at the Peck Center, 516 South 10th St., Fer nandina Beach. Directors for the coming year will be elected and mem bers will hear a review of the 2014 festival. The newly elect e d boar d will meet immedi a tely afterward and elect offic ers. The 2015 Amelia Island Book Festival will be held Feb. 19-21. B B o o a a r r d d m m e e e e t t i i n n g g The Nassau County Library Advisory Board will meet May 20 from 3-5 p.m. at the Bryceville branch library, 7280 Motes Road, Bryceville. The public is invited to attend. Persons with disabili ties requiring accommodations in order to participate should contact the librar y at 277-7365 or the Florida Relay Service at 1-800-955-8771, at least five days in advance. B B e e r r r r y y t t o o v v i i s s i i t t New Y ork T imes best-sell ing author Steve Berry will speak and sign copies of his newest book, The Lincoln Myth, on June 9 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Golf Club of Amelia, sponsored by Books Plus. The book, a Cotton Malone adventure involving a flaw in the U.S. Constitution, a mystery about Abraham Lincoln and a political issue thats as explosive as it is timely will be available at Books Plus on May 20 for pur chase and take to the e vent for signing. For infor m ation call 261-0303. Y Y o o u u n n g g w w r r i i t t e e r r s s The Nassau Youth Writers Pr o gram meets the thir d Tuesday of each month at Books Plus, 1743-A S. Eighth Street. For more information contact nassauyouth firstname.lastname@example.org. P P e e c c k k l l i i b b r r a a r r y y The Peck Center Librar y on South 11th and Elm streets is open to the public on Monday W ednesday and Friday from 3-5 p.m. Drop by and see all the books available, for both children and adults. Volunteers are there to help. For more information call Mrs. Charles Alber t at 261-4113. D D i i g g i i t t a a l l l l i i b b r r a a r r y y The Nassau County Library System offers audiobooks, e-books and music for download from the librarys website by card-holders with a fine-fr ee r ecor d. For infor mation visit www.nassau r eads.lib.over drive.com. Grant is a handsome older kitten who has silvery gray and white fur with tuxedo markings, four white paws, white whiskers and a pink n ose. Hes a typical teenage cat with loads of energy and likes to include all the cats at the cattery with his playfulness. Grant would be a great addition to an active household with older children. You can make a difference in the life of an animal in need. Read m ore about our cats patiently waiting for their new lives on o ur website www.catsangels. com. Cats Angels Thrift Store/Adoption Center at 709 S. Eighth St. is open Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. or you can call 321-2267. T he Thrift Store at Cats Angels needs your generous d onations. We accept all items in clean working condition except older model TVs, computers or clothing. The cats will appreciate dry cat food and litter donations. Recycle bins for aluminum and cat f ood cans are located at the back of our parking lot. Save t he date of Saturday, May 17 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for our big garage sale. Cats Angels isa n all-volunteer organization a nd receives no government monies. The revenue to support our programs is gained through fundraising, donations and sales from our Thrift Store. Read more about our S pay/Neuter, TNR and Adoption Programs at www.catsangels.com. Call Cats Angels at 3212267 for information or help with feral/community cats. You can be the solution to the homeless animal population. Have you had your pets s payed or neutered yet? Free spay/neuter service is available to all Nassau County residents and there is free transport from Yulee and Callahan. Call First Coast No More Homeless Pets at (904 0005 to make an appointment. CATS ANGELS ANGELA DAUGHTR Y/NEWS-LEADER Nassau County Library Director Dawn Bostwick addresses the audience along with Assistant Librar y Dir ector Janet Loveless after accepting a pr oclamation naming April 2014 as Librar y Appr eciation Month during the April 15 city commission m eeting at City Hall.
chase tickets at ameliariverc ruises.com for the 7 p.m. twilight BYOB cruise. Tickets are$ 28 per person. The Saturday event is a full dinner with a DJ and dancing at The Womans Club. Tickets are $60 per person until June 1. Please mail deposits of $25 per person made payable to FBHS Class o f 1984 to Teresa Wilson, P.O. Box 16913, Fernandina B each, FL32035. The Fernandina Beach High School Class of 1979 will hold its 35th reunion June 2729, with the theme: Pirates Midsummer Dream. Cost is $ 25 per person and $40 per couple. Additional details will s oon be available. Send check or money order to Class of 1979 35th year Reunion, P.O. Box 16234, Fernandina Beach, FL32035. 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 bingo every Thursday at the L egion, 626 S. Third St., 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 beginn ing promptly at 6:30 p.m. T he bingo session is nine games for $20, with multiple jackpots paid out. For questions email email@example.com. 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 o n the cob, roll and a salad. C all 261-7900 for information. T he A merican Legion Auxiliary 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 B eginner Laptop Workshop will be held in May at the Council On Aging East Nassau, 1367 South 18th St., Fernandina Beach for people interested in learning the basics of their computers. Jan Cote-Merow, computer coach, i s the instructor. She has been teaching private and group computer lessons on A melia Island for 10 years. T he cost of each session is a d onation of $10 to Council on Aging, a 501.c3 not-for-profit charity. Call Jan at 583-2870 for dates and registration information. NEXT WEEK D D r r i i v v i i n n g g c c l l a a s s s s An AARPDriver Safety Program will be held May 5-6 at St. Peters Episcopal C hurch, 801 Atlantic Ave., F ernandina Beach. Class will b egin at 8:45 a.m. Call 2614293 to register. Class size is limited. S S o o n n g g s s p p i i n n n n e e r r s s c c o o n n c c e e r r t t New V ision Congregational Church will host the Songspinners on May 5 at 7p .m. The concert will feature s elections including the show tunes Razzle Dazzle from Chicago and A s Time Goes By from Casablanca, an upbeat gospel version of Music Down in My Soul, a medley of Irish blessings, Summertime and others. The Songspinners is a vol u nteer womens choral group open to any woman who loves to sing. The group, under the direction of Jane Lindberg, began with 20 members in 2006 and has g rown to 47 voices. Their mission is to bring music and pleasure to the hearts of those t hey encounter. Areception w ill follow. A dmission is free. Donations will be accepted for the Nassau Humane Society building fund. New Vision is located at 96072 Chester Road in Yulee. Visit www. NewVisionCongregational C hurch.org. F F o o r r t t C C l l i i n n c c h h w w a a l l k k WalkinFort Clinch is scheduled at 5 p.m. Tuesday. Meet in the parking lot at the fort. There is a $6 per vehicle parking fee ($4 single occu pant). For information and to R SVP contact Jane Bailey at 2 61-9884 or dnjbailey@mind s pring.com. B B r r o o w w n n B B a a g g L L u u n n c c h h The Amelia Island Museum of History, 233 S. Third St., invites you to its next Brown Bag Lunch on May 7 at noon. Nancy Dickson will discuss theC ivilian Conservation Corp (CCCAmelia Island. Part of FDR s New Deal, the CCC was a public relief program from 1933-42 that provided jobs for young men related to the conservation and develop ment of natural resources in rural lands owned by federal,s tate and local governments like the restoration of Fort Clinch. This program is free and open to the public. Contact Gray at 261-7378, ext. 102, or gray@ameliamu seum.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 T he Newcomers Club of Amelia Island will host its monthly cof f ee on May 8. W o men interested in joining the club and who reside in Nassau County (no matter how long they have lived here) are welcome. For inform ation contact Lucy Bryan at (90419 or Lcybryn@ sonic.net, or visit www .new comersofameliaisland.com. A A g g E E x x t t r r a a v v a a g g a a n n z z a a All third graders are invited t o the annual Agriculture E xtravaganza May 8-9 from 9 :30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Northeast Florida Fairgrounds in Callahan. This field trip opportunity teaches youth about agriculture through hands-on experiences. From chickens to peanuts, they will s ample food, play games and e ngage in hands-on learning. T o register or learn more call the Nassau County Extension Service at (904 The fee is $7. D D i i v v a a s s D D a a y y O O u u t t The third annual Divas Day O ut to benefit the Amelia I sland nonprofit Girl Power 2 C ure will be held May 10 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Atlantic A v enue Recreation Center auditorium, 2500 Atlantic Ave. Admission is a $3 donation per person; kids 6 and under admitted free. Enjoy 30 vendor booths, entertainment including adultsa nd kidsfashion shows, fitness demos, a makeover reveal, self-defense demon strations and dances. Kids events include a Diva Dress Up booth, hair-styling and makeup, cupcake decorating, free tennis clinic, a Mothers Day craft and more. A portion of every pur chase supports Girl Power 2 Cures mission to bring an end to Rett Syndrome, the most severe form of autism. Visit Mamamelia.com or emailT iffany Wilson at info@mama melia.com. Visit www.girl power2cure.org. C OMING UP G G u u e e s s t t a a r r t t i i s s t t T he Plantation Artists G uild and Gallery will feature t he works of guest artist Susan Hitchcock. The exhibition of Hitchcock s paintings runs from May 11 through June 14. On Friday, May 23, from 5:30-8 p.m., the gallery will host a reception marking the opening of a new collection of works by its member artists, which will include Hitchcocks watercolors. A Fernandina Beach resident, Hitchcocks watercolors celebrate the beautiful native and migratory birds that inhabit Floridas coastal waters and marshes. The gallery is located in The Spa and Shops at Omni Amelia Island Plantation. O O l l i i v v e e r r ! Oliver! tickets are on sale at Fernandina Beach Middle School in the main of fice and at Amelia Awards, 817 S. Eighth St. Cost is $15 for adults and $10 for students. Performances are May 15, 16 and 17 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 18, at 2 p.m. With a community cast of over 140 from ages 6-65, performances will sell out fast. This production will benefit Communities in Schools of Nassau County H H e e a a l l t t h h l l e e c c t t u u r r e e Certified nutritionist Julia McRae will present a free lec ture on Digestive Health and Detoxification on May 15 from 7-8:30 p.m. at Nassau Health Foods, 833 TJ Courson Road. Intestinal permeability (leaky gut many chronic diseases such as arthritis, diabetes, Crohn s disease, irritable bowl syndrome, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, food allergies, liver inflammation and autoimmune diseases. McRae also will discuss how impaired digestion, intestinal toxemia, Candida and p arasites can lead to chronic disease. Learn how lifestyle c hanges, nutritional modificat ions and intestinal cleansing c an lead to weight loss, increased energy, mental clarity and vibrant health. Call 277-3158 or visit www.nassauhealthfoods.net. F F i i s s h h t t o o T T a a b b l l e e e e v v e e n n t t T he Omni Amelia Island P lantation is hosting six r enowned chefs to participate in a culinary challenge event benefiting the James Beard Foundation. The chefs will compete in a three-prong challenge: catch the fish dur ing a fishing excursion, cook t he fish for guests who will v ote on their favorite dishes at t he evening event and finally divide into two teams and receive a mystery ingredient to cook with during the event. The winning team will be determined by a ballot vote. The event will be held May 17 from 6-9 p.m. For additional information, contact Alayna O ram at (904 D D i i n n e e o o n n W W i i l l d d S S i i d d e e The Humane Association of Wildlife Care & Education (HA WKE), a nonprofit charity that rescues and rehabilitates orphaned wild birds, mammals and reptiles, will hold its2 0th annual Dine on the W ild Side fundraising dinner at The St. Augustine Alligator Farm on May 17. The event features an open house from 5-9 p.m. Composer Jamie DeFrates will provide musical entertainment. Dinner is 6-7:30 p.m. and i ncludes barbecue chicken and vegetarian options. Advance tickets are $45 for ages 12 and up or $30 for kids 5 to 11. Admission for ages 4 and under is free if they share an adults meal. Send a check and a selfa ddressed stamped envelope to HAWKE, P.O. Box 188, Elkton, FL 32033 (indicate veggie or BBQ). Alimited number of $50 tickets will be available at the door. Purchase tickets online until May 15 at www.hawkewildlife.org. Call (904 ONG OING J J u u s s t t F F r r i i e e n n d d s s The Just Friends Single Society meets once a month for dinner. If you are single and over the age of 55, call 321-1116 to join. Its free to register. M M e e d d i i t t a a t t i i o o n n g g r r o o u u p p The Amelia Insight sitting group (Sangha Tuesday at the Dome Healing Center from 7:30 to 9:15 p.m. They start with a reading and discussion of a variety of material related to the practice and philosophy of Insight Medita-tion and mindfulness, followed by a 45 minute sitting (30 plus 15 minutes Anyone interested in meditation is invited to attend. Go to ameliainsight. org or call 261-9143. G G e e r r r r i i s s C C o o r r n n e e r r Gerris Corner of Comfort, a nonprofit resource center for women with cancer, answers questions in a confidential set ting, provides support group information, brochures, reference materials, a lending library and more through trained volunteers. It offers stylish head coverings, hairpieces, sleep caps, chemo bags with necessities and comfort pillows free of charge. Open Monday-Friday from noon to 4 p.m. in Maxwell Hall at Memorial United Methodist Church on North Sixth Street. Call 277-0099. S PECIAL EVENTS S S h h r r i i m m p p F F e e s s t t i i v v a a l l The 51st annual Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival, May 2-4 in downtown Fernandina Beach, kicks off Thursday, May 1, at 6 p.m. w ith the pre-festival Pirate Parade downtown. The merc hantssidewalk sale is 10 a.m.-6 p.m. May 2, followed by the opening ceremonies, the Miss Shrimp Festival Pageant, food booths, kids fun zone and fireworks at the riverfront. Festival hours are May 3, 9 a .m.-6 p.m. (food booths open until 7 p.m.) and Sunday, May 4 10 a.m.-5 p.m. For the list of contests and entertainment, visit www.shrimpfestival.com. D D a a y y o o f f P P r r a a y y e e r r The local observance of the 63rd annual National Day of P rayer will be held Thursday, May 1 at 7:30 p.m. at the J ourney Church, 95707 Amelia Concourse. The 2014 theme is One Voice United in Prayer Keynote speaker for the local o bservance will be Dr. Frank W right, CEO of the National Religious Broadcasters. C C h h a a m m b b e e r r M M u u s s i i c c F F e e s s t t The Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival May 2 to June 1 will showcase w orld-renowned artists perf orming a variety of music s tyles in intimate and historic settings on Amelia Island. At the 2014 festival, guests can expect the unexpected with a lineup that includes Anne Akiko Meyers, the Linden String Quartet, members of theG uarneri String Quartet, Sarah C harness and her hot-pink violin and more. Known for a repertoire that ranges from Monteverdi to Radiohead, Brooklyn Rider will also perform a newly commissioned work. For tickets and informa-t ion, call 261-1779 or visit w ww.aicmf.com. THIS WEEK T he FBHS Class of 1984 will hold its 30-year class reunion on June 20 and 21. The Friday night event is a two-hour sunset cruise on Amelia River Cruises. PurP EOPLE & P LACES 8B W EDNESDAY A PRIL 30, 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 25 Solution Wild Nite for Saving Manatees The ninth and final Wild Nite of the Wild Amelia Festival 2014 Festival series will feature the topic of Saving Manatees. T he program will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 13, and will be held at the Peck Center auditorium at 516 S. 10th St. The pro-g ram is free and open to the public. Guest speakers will be Craig Miller, curator of mammals at t he Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, and Nadia Gordon, marine mammal research biologist for the Florida Wildlife Conservation Commission,. Since 2006, the Jacksonville Zoos Marine Mammal Response Team has been collaborating with and assisting the Florida Fish a nd Wildlife Conservation commission to rescue manatees. Now, the zoo is about to build a manatee critical care and reha-b ilitation facility. At this Wild Nite, learn about this new facility, which will provide increased capacity for manatee care in F lorida and will enable the FWCs northeast region to operate more effectively; and hear stories of manatee rescues and research. Miller has been with the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens since 1992 and established the Marine Mammal Response Team in J uly 2006. Gordon has been with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission since 2010 and had worked for thez oo for six years before that, coordinating the response team with Miller. T he manatee is Wild Amelias featured critter of the year selected in part because of the devastating mortality which plagued Florida manatees in 2013. Over 800 manatees succumbed to red tide, brown tide, boat strikes and cold shock last year. Yet Miller and Gordon will offer some good news about t he manatees future at this upcoming Wild Nite. The Wild Nites nature forum series is held on the second Tuesday of each month and is only one of the year-round educ ational efforts of Wild Amelia, whose mission is to protect the wildlife and wild places of Amelia Island through education. For more information on Wild Amelia, visit www.wildamelia.com or the Wild Amelia Facebook page. The 8th annual Wild Amelia Nature Festival will be held from May 16-18. Registration for e cotours and nature photography classes is ongoing. SUBMITTED Craig Miller, curator of mammals at the Jacksonville Z oo and Gardens, and Nadia Gordon, marine mammal research biologist for the Florida Wildlife Conservation Commission, will talk at Wild Nite. PUZZLE 04.23 WORLD WAR II ACROSS 1. Low life? 6. Hot springs 9. Nerd 13. _____ International Airport, Kyrgyzstan 14. *It ended in 1945 15. *Peninsula, location of El Shatt WWII refugee camps 16. March celebrants 17. Much ___ About Nothing 18. Bond 19. *Russian soldiers, en masse 21. *Ribbentrop s cosigner 23. ___-tzu 24. Absorbed 25. Yakety ___ 28. Short skirt 30. Geo-spacial positioning system, for short 35. Genesis man 37. Cell phone button 39. Wynonna Judds mother 40. Mischievous Scandinavian god 41. Dress up or deck out 43. Elegant and stylish 44. ___-__-la 46. Russell Crowes 2014 role 47. Comedy Centrals ____.O 48. One of the founders of scholasticism 50. Box office failure, e.g. 52. One of Five Ws 53. Bread portion 55. Corn spot 57. Entertain, as in idea 61. *WW II consequence 65. Love intensely 66. Snake-like fish 68. Open-mouthed 69. *He defeated Max Schmeling before enlisting 70. In the past 71. In the buf f 72. Formerly 73. Rin tin tin, e.g 74. Done for success DOWN 1. Gulf V.I.P. 2. Fillys mother 3. Blyton or Bagnold 4. Primary 5. Hindu retreat 6. Go to and fro 7. Mouse turf 8. Enophiles sensory concern 9. Drunkard 10. Get __ __! 11. *Post WWII military alliance 12. *Battle of ____, encirclement of Russian troops 15. Arabic ruler 20. Damp 22. Operations, as in military 24. Hang up the phone 25. *Churchill/Roosev elt/Stalin meeting site 26. Bedazzle 27. New Zealand parrots 29. Type of sign 31. Boors lack this 32. In no manner 33. American Mennonite 34. *Like France under Ptain 36. Eight furlongs 38. Involving two parts 42. Selfie 45. *Axis opponents 49. Word in French 51. *Germanys invasion target 54. Beforehand 56. J. _____ Hoover 57. Tall one is a lie 58. Carbon monoxide lacks this 59. Yall 60. Court order 61. Heidis shoe 62. Boat track 63. Planet of the ____ 64. Co-written, produced and directed by Warren Beatty 67. Bigheadedness
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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 LOTS ATLIGHTHOUSE CIRCLEAwesome view of Egans Creek & Fort Clinch St Park Single family estate lot adjacent to historic landmark Amelia Island Lighthouse. 370+/ft on Navigable side of Egans Creek and is one of the highest elevations on the east coast. $850,000 MLS# 37069 96106 WADES PLACEFormerly the Down Under Restaurant, one of Fernandina's landmark restaurants on deep water w/ dock & small craft launch. Tons of p otential for this truly one-of-a-kind property with endless possibilities. Also includes large deck,"party" shed, 3 apartments and office/mgr space. Must see to appreciate!P ROPERTYSOLD AS IS $650,000. MLS#61913 1515 S. FLETCHER AVENUENice 3BR/2BAOcean View home, observation deck, wet bar, central atrium, and beach access across the street make this a home for entertaining! Stucco exterior, side entry garage, and unopened street on south side of lot are other features of this home. $595,000 MLS#6039884016 ST.PAULBLVDin Lofton Oaks on large corner lot with fenced in back yard. There is additional parking in the back yard with parking pad and gated access tor ear yard. Master bedroom has oversized walkin shower and a large walk-in closet. $127,000MLS#59700 S OUTH FLETCHER AVENUEPristine 75' Oceanfront lot on Amelia Island. Your chance to own one of the few remaining Oceanfront lots available on Amelia Island. B uy now for either investment or to build. $525,000 MLS#56671 C USTOMIZED 3BR/2BAC ustomized 3 Br with a office/study, Split Bedroom, has transom windows for natural light in hallway, tinted windows in kitchen dining, custom built in shelving G ranite Countertops. Garage is heated & cooled, locate d on thesouth end of Amelia Island, home in Golfside S outh with a Championship golf course short walk to beachs, with community pool. Pool and beach access f orGolfside is located on Ritz side of road. Whole h ouse wired for security system.$459,000 MLS#590708 6088 RHOERLAN PLACELarge undeveloped parcel on Lofton Creek, Feasibility study done in 2012shows 15 lots, 7on the creek is on file in our office. $540,000 MLS#60872 HISTORIC DISTRICT This 2784 appox. sq. ft. vintage home has been modified into 4 apartments.The largest apartment has a fireplace, hardwood floors, eat-in kitchen and has been well maintained. Rent all units or live in one and rent the others out. The property consists of 3-1br/1ba & 1 -2br/1ba. $302,000 MLS#53575 86036 GRAHAM COURTL ovely well maintained 3br/2ba split floor plan home i n Page Hill. Excellent location to schools and shopping, with easy travel to U.S. 17, A1Aand close to I-95. French doors section off the office and dining rooms at the frontof the house, the kitchen flows into the living area separated by a counter. The porch on the back is screened-in leading to the fenced back yard. Thelot is almost an acre as the land extends beyond the fence.$190,000 MLS#61971R ACHAELAVENUE 75x100lot $130,000 2.66 ACRE LOT in Nassauville, undeveloped and ready to build. Deeded Access to Rainbow Acres Boat Ramp and short distance fromn ew county boat ramp. $149,000 MLS #57615 COMMERCIALLOT 851018 US Why 17 (zoned CG F rontage on US Highway 17. It does have a 30X20 Block Building d ivided into 3 separate bays with roll up doors; which need work. T ake d own the building and build to suit or renovate the building to fit your b usiness. A WESOME VIEW of Egans Creek & Ft. Clinch State Park, single family estate lot adjacent to historic landmark Amelia Island Lighthouse. 370+/ft. on navigable Egans Creek. One of the highest elevations on the east coast. Possible oceanview and/or view of downtown Fernandina Beach. Tree/top/boundary survey on file $850,000 MLS#37069 O cean front 75 ft lot $525,000 MLS 56671 DESIRABLE 1 ACRE Lot on the South End of the Island, Beautiful trees and Estate sized lot make this a difficult to find property on A melia, $250,000 for the Acre, or the corner 1/2acre for $139,000 and the inside 1/2 for $124,900.Y ULEEMINI WAREHOUSE Good opportunity to grow your own self storage facility and/or add new retail/office. 570on U.S. 17, total 3.5 acres+/-. Warehouse on approx. 2 acres. $1,575,000 RESIDENTIALLOT 1323 Beech Street. 51 x 86 feet corner lot at 14th street and Beech. P RIME FRONTAGE ALONG US 17 just north of A 1A, High development area in the heart of Yulee. $ 295,000. Owner Financing Possible. Plans for an 1 1,00 s.f. 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If you believe that you may have been discriminated against in c onnection with the sale, rental or financing of housing, call the United States Department of Housing and Urban Dev e lopment HUD 1(800 the hearing impaired 1(800 9275. 107 Special Occasion MAY 8TH GNCCC LUNCH & LEARN Pig BBQ Callahan Noon $15 NAC DAC (Nassau Alcohol Crime Drug Abatement Coalition) Speakers: Kerrie Albert and Jason Lynch Everyone W elcome! EMPLOYMENT 201 Help Wanted THE GOLF CLUB OF AMELIA ISLAND is looking for qualified food & beverage servers and a seasonal cook. Please apply at Clubhouse, 4700 Amelia Island Pkwy. (904 DENTAL HYGIENIST A friendly local family dental pr actice is looking for an energetic part-time dental hygienist. Florida RDH required. Send resume to: email@example.com or Amelia Gentle Dentistry 1699 S. 14th St. #21, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034 R ESIDENCE INN -Amelia Island Now hiring for the following positions: Housekeeping, Front Desk, Food & Beverage, & Maintenance. $50 Bonus After 90 Days. Applicant must be able to work flex shifts, holidays and w eekends. No phone calls please. A pplications & resumes accepted, 2301 Sadler Road. EEOC 2 01 Help Wanted COMPUTER TECH Busy Computer Service Company is looking for a special computer technician to perform d uties inside our office and on site at customer locations, residential and commercial. The most importantq ualities are technical aptitude, friendly a nd professional demeanor, reliability and punctuality, willingness to learn and take direction, and a great work e thic. Our marketing area is Amelia I sland, Fernandina Beach and our o ffice is located on the south end. Email your resume to info@ohcomputerguy .com PART-TIME HOUSEKEEPING INSPECTOR Weekends required. 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