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CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK News-Leader 1 6 0th year No. 59 C op yright, 2014 The News-Leader Fernandina Beach, FL Printed on 100% recycled newsprint with soy based ink. 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F F o o r r a a d d e e t t a a i i l l e e d d c c o o u u n n t t s s e e e e w w w w w w . a a m m e e l l i i a a i i s s l l a a n n d d s s e e a a t t u u r r t t l l e e w w a a t t c c h h . c c o o m m . MARY MAGUIRE News-Leader Signs are like magic when it comes to selling cars. If weve got an older car and we want it to go away, we p ut a sign on it, said Paul Clark, owner of Paul Clark Ford in Yulee. And whiz-bang, like wizardry. Gone. Clark, who spoke to the Nassau County Planning & Zoning Board at a public hearing July 15 about proposed changes to the sign ordinance, wiped his hands together seve ral times and then held them up to underscore his thoughts o n the easy ef ficiency of a simple sign. B ut the conversation has been anything but easy. The board has been discussing changes to the sign ordinance for months and cant agree on what to do. They agreed to continue the discussion at the next meeting. Some members want to r emove restrictions. Everybody talks about less and less g over nment and here we are putting up m ore and more government, said board member Jimmy Higginbotham. I dont want to put these people out of business. And other members want to contr ol the clutter. What brought this to light was the v ast amount of abuse on A1A. W e let people abuse putting o ut banners and signs. Come on, the lady standing out ther e with the mechanical arm? The whole idea was to reinforce the overlay district, said board member and local realtor Bruce Jasinsky. Nobody wants to put anybody out of business. The overlay district is the shopping cor ridor from I-95 to about the Shave Bridge. For months the board has been h earing from business owners who have received violat ions for their signs displayed along SR 200/A1A. The boar d h as also hear d pr esentations from sign sellers about how effective signs can be to move merchandise. A struggle to regulate signs on A1A $1.00 SIGNSContinued on 3A MARY MAGUIRE N e ws-Leader Don t call them food tr u cks. In Nassau County wer e calling them mobile food vend ing vehicles. I know that sounds painful, said Growth Management Director Peter King. But I couldnt just call it a food truck. King said he had to cover a lot of the bases to simplify a new program for vendors to sell food at Peters Point, the county beachfr ont park on the south end of Amelia Island. King said the new ordinance for mobile food vending vehicles would include sales at tr ucks, trailers and car ts. He pr esented the 2 1/2-page ordinance to the Nassau County Planning & Zoning Board at its meeting July 15. I did a lot of slashing to make this as simple as possible, said King. The plan was unanimously approved and will require approval by the county commission. The plan calls for six per mits, though discussion last month called for three permits. The change, said King, is to accommodate a r equest to include r etirees who are selling hot dogs fr om carts at the park, albeit illegally. Id go to six, said board member Jeanne Scott. What if someone is sick? She also wanted to know why the ordinance is limited to Peters Point, and was told by board Chair Tom Ford that this is being considered a pilot program. The plan includes infor mation on per mitting, signage, waste management and enforcement. ant me to go thr ough it? said King. No, said board member Jimmy L. Higginbotham. Ford said the food truck ordinance started with a request from the executive director of the Amelia Island/Fernandina Beach/Yulee Chamber of Commerce. Ne w la w for mobile vending vehicle (thats a food truck) FOODContinued on 3A BEACH BLIGHT PHOTOS BY P A TRICK LEARY/FOR THE NEWS-LEADER Resort and condo visitors junk their stuff tent awnings, chairs and every imaginable beach toy after a July summer weekend on south Amelia Island. Nassau County is responsible for policing these trashy beaches that pose a threat to sea tur tles and other marine life, including least terns (story, photos, 12A). As the brochure discar ded on the beach states: Please don t leave anything mor e than your footprints. COUNTY WORKERS DUE FOR A PAY RAISE? 6A
Jack B. Healan Sr. M r. Jack B. Healan Sr., age 93, longtime resident of Rock Hill, SC, passed away on Saturday morning, July 19, 2014 at Osprey Village of Amelia Island, Florida. A native and lifelong resid ent of Rock Hill, he was the third of four sons born to the l ate, James Edgar and Monnie Thompson Healan. Mr. Healan was a graduate of R ock Hill High School, C lass of 1938. Shortly after graduation he enlisted in the United States Navy where he served until the end of WW II and being honorably discharged in December of 1945. Upon returning home he l aunched a diverse career in the retail industry. For a numb er of years, he managed the Smart Shop before owning and operating the Dairi-o; which was the Dairy Queen of its time. He later worked at Eleanors before opening and operating the Red Door Clothing Store for many years. Mr. Healan would eventually close the Red Door and begin a second career in the Insurance Industry as an Adjustor for the J. C. Green Company, where h e remained until retiring. H e was married to Rebecca Y oungblood Healan of York, SC, who preceded him in death in 2007. Mr. Healan was a Licensed Private Pilot, he enjoyed working with his hands and could fix anything, had a great sense o f humor and was frequently a ccused of having a second home at Home Depot. In 1989 he fulfilled a lifelong desir e to visit Alaska, which he accom plished via a two-month road trip. He never met a stranger and w ill be remembered for his outg oing personality and always t aking the time to speak to everyone in his presence. Mr Healan had been a member of St. Johns United Methodist Church in Rock Hill for over eighty years. In addition to his wife, he is p receded in death by two brothe rs, Edgar T. and James L. H ealan, and a nephew, Eddie Healan. Mr Healan leaves behind, his son, Jack B. Healan Jr. and his wife, Karen, Amelia Island, FL, his two daughters, Betty Jo Healan Fowler and her hus b and, Ladd, Frisco, TX, Bonnie H ealan Adkins and her husb and, Steve, Rock Hill, SC, his b r o ther Rober t W. Bob Healan, Rock Hill, SC, seven grandchildren, Jack B. Healan III, Laura Healan Coggin, Jason Fowler, Brandon Fowler, Jeff Hudspeth, Alex Beattie, Stephen Adkins, two gr eatgrandchildr en, Gray Langley H ealan, Reed Car ter Healan a nd a niece, Jeannie Hovis. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Thursday, July 24, 2014 in the Chapel of the Greene Funeral Home, Ebeneezer Chapel, Rock Hill, SC. He will be laid to r est beside his wife in Union Baptist Church Cemetery, York, SC. His family will receive friends today, Wednesday, July 23, from 5:00-7:00 pm at the funeral home. Mr. Healans family wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks to Nor theast Florida Community Hospice and most especially the staff and caregivers of The Retreat at Osprey Village of Amelia Island who pr ovided such wonderful care and attention to him during his waning years. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to N/E Florida Community Hospice, 4266 Sunbeam Road, Jacksonville, FL 32257 or to St. Johns United M ethodist Church, P.O. Box 149, Rock Hill, SC 29731. Please share his Life Legacy and leave your condolences at www.oxleyheard.com. Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors Ramona Bastien M cCarthy Ms. Ramona Bastien McCarthy, age 67, of Yulee and New Port Richey, FL, passed away Wednesday afternoon, July 16, 2014 at the Warren Center for Caring in Fernandina. Ms. McCarthy was born on M ay 24, 1947 in Brooklyn, NY, to Evelyn and the late Edward Bastien. She has been a resident of New Port Richey for over 20 years before coming to Yulee in 2009. While in New Port Richey, Ms. McCarthy was employed by Sunshine C hristian Homes of Holiday, FL, as a Certified Nursing A ssistant ( CNA) b efore her retirement in 2007. She loved to crochet, enjoyed watching science fiction movies and had a great love of animals. She was Catholic by faith. She was preceded in death b y her brother, Kenneth B astien, in 2013 and her grands on, Bradley Kauffman, in 2014. She leaves behind her mother, Evelyn Keilty of Holiday, FL, her children; Matthew C. McCar thy (T essa) of Y u lee, FL, John R. Galatro of New Port Richey FL, and Shana R. M achuga (Gene M iddleburg, FL. Her grandc hildr e n; Matthew McCarthy, Jr. (Alexc McCarthy, Vance Scrape, Jason Kauffman, Dustin Kauf fman, Ethan Jones, and her gr eat-grandson Killian Kauffman. Funeral ser vices wer e held f rom the graveside at 3:30 pm o n Monday at North M eadowlawn Cemetery in New Port Richey. If so desired, memorials may be made in Mrs. McCar thys name to the National Kidney Foundation of Florida, 1040 W oodcock Rd., Ste 119, Orlando, FL 328033 510. P lease share her life story and leave condolences at www.oxleyheard.com. O xle y-H eard Funeral Directors James H. Shaw James H. Shaw age 85, p assed away on July 21, 2014 s ur rounded by family in Amelia Island, FL. He was bor n March 8, 1929 in Monmouth, Illinois, the son of the late Lee and Pauline (Bevans He was united in marriage to Audrey Bell on December 20, 1951 in A ledo, Illinois. J im Shaw was raised in Aledo, Illinois and educated in the public school system. He graduated fr om the University of Iowa in 1952 where he was a member of the Sigma Chi social fraternity. He proudly ser ved in the United States Navy from 1952-1954. He star ted his car eer in the r etail industry with Allied Stor es Inc. and held various positions in several locations from 1954-1969. In 1969 he joined John Wanamaker in Philadelphia, PA and was promoted to Senior Vice President, General Merchandise Manager prior to leaving in 1975. He accepted a position at S aks Fifth Avenue in New York City as one of the first Senior Vice President, General Merchandise Managers. Five years later he joined J. B. Ivey Co in Charlotte, NC. He held the position of President and later served as Chairman and CEO. In 1989 he retired to A melia Island. In Charlotte, Jims civic activities were numerous. He was on the Board of Directors of the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra Society and the Science Museum of Charlotte Inc. and served as President of both organizations. H e was on the Board of Directors of the Arts and Science Council, worked on the Annual Fund Campaign and was the General Chairman. He was a recipient of the Arts and Science Council Vanguard Award for Corporate Philanthropy. H e also served as the Director of the Mercy Hospital Foundation and was Chairman for one term. He also served on the Board of Directors of t he Central YMCA, the Greater C harlotte Chamber of C ommerce, the United Way of Central Carolinas Inc., the World 600 Festival Charlotte Speedway and the City Board for North Carolina National Bank. He also held seats on cor porate boards; Fredrick AtkinsI nc. NYC, Conso International a nd The Cato Corporation. J im was a lifelong member of the Presbyterian Church. He was an active member of the First Presbyterian Church in Fer nandina Beach, FL wher e he served as an Elder. He was Chair man of the Finance C ommittee and the Endowm ent Trust Fund. He was a f ounding par t icipant in the planning and development of the Columbarium located at the chur ch. In addition, he also ser ved on the Nassau County Board of Dir ectors for the American C ancer Society, participated on t he committee for the Annual T ake a Swing for Cancer Golf Tournament and was very active with Micahs Place. His beloved wife Audr ey his br other Richard D. Shaw, his sister-in-law Dorothy Nicholson and his par ents pr eceded him in death. He will be missed by h is daughters Terry ( Broderick) Reynolds, Molly (Brian Princeton, NJ, Kathy Hummer of Sewell, NJ; his son Kent Shaw and his daughter-in-law Debbie Shaw of Cincinnati, OH and four grandchildr en, Sarah and Evan Shaw Katie (Eddie K eith and Andrew Hummer; n ephews Steve (Jan family of Las V e gas, NV and T om (Dawn of San Diego, Calif. and many friends. On Thursday July 24th you can greet the family at 10:00 p rior to the 11:00 memorial s ervice, which will celebrate his life at the First Presbyterian Church, 19 North Sixth Street, Fer nandina Beach, FL 32034 with Rev. Dr. Douglas R. Ganyo officiating. A graveside service will be held in the near futur e in Aledo, Illinois In lieu of flowers, gifts in Jims memory may be made to the First Presbyterian Church Columbarium Fund, or First Pr esbyterian Chur ch Endowment Trust Fund, 19 North Sixth Str eet, Fer nandina Beach, FL 32034. Please shar e his Life Legacy at www.oxleyheard.com. Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors Ole S. Swenson M r. Ole S. Swenson, age 82, of Fernandina Beach, passed away on Saturday morning, July 19, 2014 at the Warner Center for Caring at Baptist Medical Center Nassau. Born in St. Petersburg, FL, h e was one of four children born to the late Ernest and E velyn Thelma Balsley Swenson. After completing high school in St. P etersburg, he attended t he University of Florida where he majored in Chemistry. After college, he enlisted in the United States Air Force. While stationed at Warner Robins Air Force Base in Warner Robins, GA, he met Sara Alice T ownsend, a flight attendant with Eastern Airlines, who w ould become his wife in 1956. Mr. Swenson flew the B-57B bomber during the Korean conflict. He and his wife lived in Hampton, VA until his honorable discharge in October of 1957. Upon being discharged, they moved to Miami where he launched a career with Allstate Insurance Company; initially as an agent working in the Sears Roebuck Store. The Swensons later moved to the Country C lub of Miami, in Miami, where t hey raised their three sons. M r. Swenson opened his own independent Allstate agency that he operated until r e tiring in 1990. In 1997,he and his wife came to Fernandina Beach. His family recalls their annual summer trips to Islamorada f or snorkeling for lobster and d eep-sea fishing. Mr. Swenson was an accomplished tennis player and avid outdoorsman that took extra ef fort to include his sons in arranged hunting and fishing excursions. He leaves behind, his wife of 5 7 years, Sara T. Swenson, their s ons, Eric Swenson, F ernandina Beach, FL, John Swenson, Fort Lauderdale, FL, T i m Swenson, Fer n andina Beach, FL, a brother, William Bill Swenson, Mathews, NC, thr ee grandchildr en, Savannah Danielle Swenson, Jacob Jake W illiam Swenson and Brooke E lizabeth Swenson. F uneral services will be at 2:00 pm on Saturday, July 26, 2014 in the Bur g ess Chapel of Oxley-Heard Funeral Home. His family will receive friends on Satur day at the funeral home, fr om 1:00 pm u ntil the hour of service. P lease share his Life Legacy a t www.oxleyheard.com. O xle y -H eard Funeral Directors DEA TH NO TICE S Mrs. Athena Bladen, 48, Y ulee, died on Tuesday, July 22, 2014. O xle y-H eard Funeral Directors M r. Robert Steve Kato Sr., 68, Cross City, formerly of Hilliard, died on Saturday, July 19, 2014. Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 26 at 2 p.m. at the Rick Gooding Funeral Home Chapel in Cr oss City. Rick Gooding Funeral Home, Cross City Mrs. Barbara Ann Lock, 72, Yulee, died on Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors Randy C. Thinel, 56, Jacksonville, for merly of Yulee, died on Thursday, June 19, 2014. Graveside services will be held on Monday, July 28 at 9 a.m. in Jacksonville National Cemeter y with military honors. Eternit y F uner al H ome s & C r emations-Nass au 2A W EDNESDAY J ULY 23, 2014 NEWS News-Leader CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK O BITUARIES FOR THE RECORD 5 5 1 1 1 1 A A s s h h S S t t r r e e e e t t , F F e e r r n n a a n n d d i i n n a a B B e e a a c c h h , F F L L 3 3 2 2 0 0 3 3 4 4 (904) 261-3696 Fax 261-3698 W W e e b b s s i i t t e e f f o o r r e e m m a a i i l l a a d d d d r r e e s s s s e e s s : : f f b b n n e e w w s s l l e e a a d d e e r r . c c o o m m Office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday The News-Leader is published every W ednesday and Friday by The Fernandina Beach News-Leader, 511 Ash Street, P.O. 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The specialized pediatric health care system provides expert care for all orthoped ic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries and cleft lip andp alate, regardless of the families abili ty to pay for services. Since 1922, S hriners Hospitals f or Children has provided care to more than 1 million c hildren. The first Shriners Hospitals for Children opened in the 1920s were established primarily to care f or children who had contracted polio. Today, there a re 20 Shriners Hospitals for Children providing care for children with all types of orthopedic conditions, i ncluding clubfoot, hip disord ers, limb deficiencies and d eformities, scoliosis, and orthopedic difficulties related to cerebral palsy and other neuromuscular conditions. In the mid-1960s, Shriners became aware of a l ack of medical expertise in p ediatric burn care and o pened three hospitals specializing in acute and rehabilitative burn care. These hospitals are the only ones initially established exclu sively for the tr eatment of pediatric bur n s and r e lated conditions. A fourth hospital in its h ealth care system offering t reatment for burns also provides care for orthopedic conditions, spinal cor d injur y and cleft lip and palate. These hospitals continue to be pioneers in pedi atric burn treatment and r esearch and are recognized a s leaders in the develop m ent of improved and innovative treatment techniques. In the early 1980s, the Shriners frater nity opened the nations first pediatric spinal cor d injur y r ehabilita tion centers. Ther e, patients f ound a complete range of s ervices needed to recover t o the fullest extent possible. Today, these rehabilitation centers continue to pr ovide the best possible compr ehensive care. Cleft lip and palate is the health care systems fourth s ervice line. Facial clefts are one of the most common b irth defects in the U.S. Despite the frequency of its occurrence, and the severity of the deformities, care for patients with cleft lip and p alate can be difficult to obtain. Shriners Hospitals f or Children is committed to improving care for children w ith this condition through a comprehensive, coordinated program of clinical excell ence, teaching and r esearch. Admission to Shriners hospitals is based solely on medical need. All children, under the age of 18, are eligible for care if there is a reasonable possibility theyc ould benefit from the specialized services available. A ll services are provided regardless of the ability to p ay. Shriners Hospitals for Children is dedicated to conducting innovative research to provide answers to complex medical difficulties affecting children. The orga-n izations research efforts n ot only benefit patients, t hey contribute to the overall body of medical knowledge. The health care system is also pr oud of its r o le in med ical education. In the past 20 years, approximately 9,500 physicians have receivedr esidency education or postg raduate fellowships at S hriners hospitals. At all Shriners Hospitals for Children locations, patients not only r eceive expert treatment but also emotional and developmental care that fosters healthy,h igh-quality independent l ives. T o pr ovide such com p r e hensive car e, the health care system depends on the gener o sity of donors to car r y out this mission of impr oving the lives of chil dren. To learn how you can b ecome a supporter, visit w ww .donate2shc.or g or call 8 00-241-GIFT Shriners Hospitals continue the mission T he specialized p ediatric health care s ystem provides e xpert care for all orthopedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries and cleft lip and palate, regardless o f the families a bility to pay. P P A A G G E E P P A A G G E E 2 WEEKLY UPDATE P P o o s s t t d d i i n n n n e e r r s s A merican Legion Post 54 w ill ser ve spaghetti with Bolognese meat sauce, salad and garlic bread on July 25 from 5:30-7 p.m. for an $8 donation. On July 26 from 57 p.m. the Legionnaires will serve meatloaf, mashed potatoes, gravy and gr een beans for an $8 donation. The Post is located at 626 S. Thir d St., Fer nandina Beach. C C h h i i c c k k e e n n d d i i n n n n e e r r s s VFW Post 4351 will hold a Chicken Parmesan Dinner on July 25 at 5:30 p.m. for a $8 donation. Dinner will include Chicken Parmesan, pasta, salad and br ead. Karaoke to follow. For more information call 432-8791. L L a a t t i i n n A A m m e e r r i i c c a a n n d d i i n n n n e e r r La T ier ra Pr ometida (The Promise Land) Church will host its monthly fundraising dinner from 5-7 p.m. July 26. Requested minimum donation for each homemade all you can eat authentic Hispanic meal featuring delectable foods from Mexico, El Salvador Honduras, Puer to Rico and Uruguay is $7 to help cover the costs of the food. All donations received above the costs of food will be used to help the church realize its dream of purchasing the former Baptist Church it calls home. Come enjoy a time of food, fun and fellowship at 416 Alachua St., Fifth and Alachua in downtown Fernandina Beach. G G E E D D h h e e l l p p In need of training (vocational or academic), your GED, or assistance in finding a job? The Northeast Florida Community Action Agency, Inc. (NFCAA the necessary skills they need to succeed. They offer help thr ough ever y stage of the process. Thr ough the FSSP, or Family Self-Sufficiency Program, they provide: education, employment and financial literacy Orientation will be held for low-income residents of Nassau County on July 30 fr om 11 a.m. to noon at 1303 Jasmine St., Suite 100. For infor mation and to reserve your spot, call, 261-0801, ext. 202. B B l l o o o o d d d d r r i i v v e e The Florida-Georgia Blood Alliance Mobile Unit will be located at Amelia Baptist Church on July 30 from noon until 3 p.m. Although an appointment is not necessary, those who wish may call 888-998-2243 to make one to donate. Amelia Baptist Church is located at 961167 BuccaneerT rail, at the r oundabout where Buccaneer Trail meets South Fletcher Avenue. Visit www.igiveblood.com. Nassau County employee W illie Thompson was honor ed this month for 35 years on the job without ever taking a sick day. Thompson is employed in the Engineering depar tment; the depar tment was misstated in a fr ont-page article July 18. The News-Leader strives for accuracy. We will promptly correct all factual errors. Please notify the editor of errors at email@example.com or call (904 G rie f suppor t Grieving the death of a loved one is n ever easy, but support fr om others and sharing your loss can lessen the burden. To help, Community Hospice of Northeast Florida conducts open bereavement support gr oups. These support groups create a safe and comfor table environment where you can share with others who ar e grieving. Led by trained bereavement counselors, these sessions are ongoing and available to anyone who has experienced a loss. Open suppor t gr oup par tici pants do not need to contact Community Hospice befor e attending a session. The Open Therapeutic Support Group meets the second Thursday of each month fr om 1-2:30 p.m. at the Council on Aging, 1367 South 18th St., Fer nandina Beach.
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 3A W EDNESDAY J ULY 23, 2014 NEWS News-Leader nr n n r Im here for people who show up, said board member Jeanne Scott. Board member Sharyl Wood took issue with that statement. The people who didnt receive (violation) notices dont know were here talking about this, said Wood. We are here to repr esent a collective community. And this area we wanted to develop in a certain w ay ... signs of a (certain) height or a (certain) size. Several changes to the ordinance have been proposed, and Growth Management Director Peter King outlined them for discussion. He typically highlights changes to documents with various colors and annot ations, as appropriate, to make it easier for board members, and the public, to follow. T he proposed changes allow more signs for businesses with more frontage along the roadway, such as car dealerships, establishing requirements for decorative sign holders, and allowing electronic messages to change three times each day, rather than once. I think youre wasting your time doing what youre all doing because its not going to change the aesthetic of A1A, said Burger King owner Marilyn Armstrong. Armstrong has been using electronic signs at her fast food restaurants on South E ighth Street in Fernandina Beach and in Callahan for years and she wants the mess ages to change more than once a day. Thats all thats allowed under the current rules. She had repeatedly been in violation for flipping the messages. What Armstrong did not tell the board was that she was less than 24 hours away from selling the three Burger King establ ishments she owned in Nassau County. S he also has one in Y ulee on A1A, just e ast of I-95. She sold them July 16 to South Coast Enterprises, based in Jacksonville. The new owner knows about the sign tr ou ble. I guess its an issue Ill now have to get involved in, unfortunately, said ownerV ance Rossell, who said he now owns 14 B urger Kings in Northeast Florida. I n a phone inter v iew July 16, he said he is planning to immediately r e model the restaurants in Yulee and Callahan and likes the idea of using electr onic signs at both locations. o me its a cleaner look. On boards individual letters can fly away or the words can be misspelled and then hard to change, he said. The board also heard from Sandra A utore of Lofton Creek Seafood. She said s he has pr operty along A1A in Yulee with v arious shops, including a bail bond business, tire company and the seafood business. She unfurled a sign imprinted with a color ful graphic of a shrimp. aking this down hurt business, said Autore. It dropped 40 percent. Janie Thomas asked the board for a d irectional sign for the Church of Christ. Ther e are no balloons but it would be p ermanent, she said. She also said signs arent the only issue along the r o adway ou want to beautify A1A? How about mow? Its a disgrace. The mowing needs to be addressed too, she said. King told the board he had looked into sign requirements at the location for the b ail bondsman. They can have 16-feet d ir ectional signs and I will be happy to w ork with them, said King. Peter, youre still restricting these business owners, said Higginbotham. Boar d Chair T o m For d said someone is going to have to compromise, and he asked the business owners to put pen to paper and let King know the rules theyc ould live with. B ut For d has made it clear where he s tands when it comes to regulating signage. This tramples on private pr o per t y rights, said For d. It s to the core wrong. firstname.lastname@example.org This tramples on private p roperty rights. I ts to the core wrong. T OM FORD, CHAIR N ASSAU COUNTY PLANNING & ZONING BOARD MARY MAGUIRE/NEWS-LEADER This Burger King sign on Eighth Street has violated county law by changing its message more than once a day. Utilities seek to reduce costs for conservation Florida News Connection TALLAHASSEE How m uch you spend on your power bill for the next 10 years and b eyond will depend on the outcome of a meeting by the states Public Service Commission (PSC Per state law, the PSC meets every five years to establish the states energy conservation p lan, and utility companies are pushing to cut conservation p rograms by more than 90 percent. Currently, power bills in Florida include a monthly charge for utilities to invest in initiatives like customer rebates for new windows or insulation. Susan Glickman, Florida d irector with the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, says u tility companies hope to remove that charge and reduce consumer access to rebates. This is a giant step backw ards for consumers in Florida, says Glickman. Ultimately, this will raise peoples electric rates, not lower them. It will saddle future generations with power plants we d ont need that will continue to p ollute the environment. S he says if utilities are succ essful, consumers will be paying for ener g y development they dont need. The utilities argue energy efficiency is e xpensive and the state needs more plants to meet projected demand in coming years. Glickman is joining members of other conservation groups and city leaders from across the state at the PSC meeting this week. Jenna Garland with the Sierra Club s ays rolling back energy conservation programs hurts the w orking families of the state. These are just massive rollbacks that are going to eliminate programs working families need to take advantage of opportunities to lower their power bills, upgrade to more e fficient appliances, and make their homes and small busin esses more efficient, says Garland. According to Glickman, the incentive for Florida utilities is on building power plants rather than saving energy. Theyre like waiters in a r estaurant. They make more money if they sell you dessert and that extra bottle of wine, says Glickman. They get a g uaranteed rate of return on w hat they spend, so the more m oney they spend, the more m oney they make and they dont want to help Florida consumers use less energy and save money The PSC hearing will continue through at least today. SIGNS Continued from 1A This all started with R egina Duncan saying shes getting calls from people wanting food trucks, food tr ucks, food tr ucks. And all we had is one guy, said Ford. The board briefly discussed the success of a food truck operation in Callahan. Scott wanted to know the location. Near that grocery store that sells all that out of date stuf f, said Higginbotham. Whats wrong? Thats what they do. email@example.com FOOD C ontinued from 1A ElderSource seeks volunteers ElderSource, a nonprofit or g anization that works to empower elders, adults with disabilities and their caregivers in or der to age with dignity and independence, is seeking v olunteer members to its A dvisory Council, specifically s eniors who reside in Nassau County. Duties for an Advisor y Council member are to report on the needs of elderly and emer ging issues in their r espective counties; r eview and comment on the agencys A rea Plan; study legislative i ssues and advocate on behalf of the elderly; and educate the public about the needs and the contributions of the elderly Our Advisory Council members are an important asset to our or ganization, said Linda Levin, executive dir ector o f ElderSource. M eetings are held the third T hursday of every other month from 12:30-2 p.m. at various locations, which ar e announced well in advance of the meeting. Advisory Council members arer eimbursed for their mileage to and fr om the meeting. For more information about h ow to become an ElderSource A dvisory Council member, call (904 levin@myeldersour c e.org.
Records, of varying types, can become scratched, outdated or broken. W ith that in mind, lets assess the public record herei n Nassau County on certain publicized and contested i ssues. And try to set the record straight. Enough spin has been applied to these issues to make residents dizzy with c onfusion. And this can be hazardous to your financialh ealth. The paramount issue is a t ax increase proposed by Nassau County commissioners frugal custodians of their budget in recent years. However, a pro-spending movement has disseminated from the office of County Manager Ted Selby and rippled through the commission. T o put them on record, t he commissioners backing a t ax increase are Danny Leeper, Junior Boatright and Pat Edwards (in order of their conviction). So when you see a $100 or $200 or $300 incr ease in your next tax bill, you can credit them. T here is no shortage of c onfusion over the county b udget. Selbys office has c onvinced these commission ers that the only way to balance the budget is with a substantial tax incr ease the first in years. Others have countered that notion. Several alterna-t ive plans could balance the b udget using the substantial r eserves accumulated in recent years (excluding essential reserves for an emer gency). These options have been mostly ignor ed. Commissioner Barry Holloway voted against a taxi ncrease in the 3-2 vote, even t hough he previously defende d a hike. The other dissenter, Steve Kelley, has promoted a viable plan that avoids a tax incr ease, as has County Clerk John Crawford. The commission has not r eally given Crawfor d the c omptroller of county funds a n oppor tunity to present his p lan. In addition, most of the same commissioners want to bor r o w money for a new sherif f s headquarters. This is also a questionable ventur e. Again, this avoids the use of r eserves, which c ould easily cover the $10 m illion projected cost of the new sheriffs office (the funds have even been earmarked for this purpose). So not only are these comm issioners encumber-i ng the citizenry with a tax increase, they also want to indebt us f or years to come.M eanwhile, they are h ardly questioning the projected cost of the sheriffs office. For instance, Sheriff Bill Leeper passed on acquiring an old school in Yulee (at an attractive price) and retrofitting it for the new headquarters. Leeper instead wants a new building. T here is no denying that t he sheriffs department e ventually needs a new headquarters. The old building on A1A has outlived its usage. However, there are sheriffs departments around the countr y that have constructed new headquarters atm ore reasonable costs. But l ike with the tax issue, there a ppears to be an all-or-nothi ng mindset her e For instance, in Loudoun County, Va., a new sheriff headquar ters was built and equipped for $6.7 million. And the population in Loudoun is 350,000 versus7 0,000 in Nassau County. I n Berkeley County, W.Va. ( pop. 104,000), a new sheriffs building was constructed out of an old food market. The cost: $3.2 million for ther enovation, furnishings and equipment. The Berkeley project also ridded the towno f Martinsburg of an empty b uilding. H ere in Florida, a new public safety complex in Pinellas County dwar f s these two examples with a price tag of $80 million. However, the costs ar e being cover ed by a Penny for Pinellas r ef e rendum (meaning this decis ion went to the voters). E ven so, Pinellas has nearly a million residents more than 10 times what we have. W ithin the Nassau County budget, the sherif s and fir e departments engulf a lar ge part of the expenses. T hese ar e certainly vital s ervices (along with rescue). However, for a small, slowly growing county like Nassau, these costs as well as those in other departments should be scrutinized within the budgeting process. All the spin aside, a tax incr ease should be a lastgasp option. Several hearings ar e upcoming on the pr oposed county budget when commissioners must go on the record with their final decisions. Steve Nicklas is a financial advisor with a major U.S. fir m who lives on Amelia Island. His business columns appear in several newspapers in North Florida. He can be reached at 753-0236. firstname.lastname@example.org B USINESS W E DNESDAY J U LY 23, 2014 / N E WS -L E ADER 4 A CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 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 Notice of Primary Election to be held August 26, 2014ARE YOU REGISTERED TOVOTE? 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MARY MAGUIRE News-Leader A cost of living salary inc rease is terrific. Receiving a pay raise because your boss t hinks youre doing a great job is satisfying. Most of the 302 people who work for the Nassau County Commission are up for a 2.5 percent salary increase for fiscal 2014-15. A ccording to the countys human resources office, about 5 0 people are not eligible for the increase because they are at the top of the pay scale for their position. And this is not a cost of living increase. Is this the right time for a raise? T he county faces a $12 million budget shortfall and, for t he moment, is balancing its budget in part with a property tax increase. Absolutely, yes, said Commission Chair Barry Holloway. In a phone interview last week, Holloway said that by and l arge the BOCC employees work hard and deserve the m oney. So, despite the dollar difficulties, hes a pay pal. Our Road & Bridge Department could probably use another 25 employees. Everyone is d oing more and more with the same. T he county currently spends $12.7 million annually on staff salaries. The proposal for next year is $12.9 million. Holloway is concerned about the numbers. He was one of two commissioners who voted No for the $62.7 million spending plan and its tax hike at a special m eeting held earlier this month. Commissioner Steve Kelley w as the other. B oth Kelley and Holloway a re up for re-election this year. T he commissioners who voted y es, including Danny Leeper W alter Jr. Boatright and Pat Edwards, are not. Here is how Kelley answered a question about whether staff deserves an increase this y ear. Its somewhat unfair to say that they are not deserving. Thats not what Im trying to s ay. From what Ive seen, Nassau County has some dedic ated employees, said Kelley. When it comes to salary, Kelley thinks merit is not the only consideration. Does the economy dictate when the salaries are given out? We should give out raises when people deserve them and when we have financial ability to do t hat, he said. Kelley has another concern w hen it comes to staff salaries. H e said the salaries of C ounty Manager Ted Selby and C ounty Attorney David Hallman a r e too high and he is planning t o bring it up for discussion in September. He said that is the earliest he can do it under terms of their contracts. Human resources said H allman is the countys highe st paid employee at $153,000, not including benefits. Im saying that we need to o pen (the contracts if there are savings for the taxp ayer, said Kelley. They have some very lucrative contracts. I realize that when they were written money was flowing like water and thats not the case today, he said. Taxpayers are paying more for county commission salaries, which are set by the Florida L egislature. Holloway, Kelley and their b oard colleagues each received a $1,603 pay increase this year. A nd, according to human r esources, commissioners have b een given a raise ever y year for t he last four years. The current salary per commissioner is $44,258. Last year it was $42,655. Their pay package includes health care and a r etirement savings plan. email@example.com 6 A CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK W EDNESDAY J ULY 23, 2014 NEWS News-Leader POLITICS IN BRIEF R R e e g g i i s s t t e e r r t t o o v v o o t t e e The deadline for new voter registration and party c hanges for the primary election is July 28. A voter registration application and other election information can be found online at www.votenassau.com the website of the Nassau County Supervisor of Elections office. T he primary election is Aug. 26. Early voting will be 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 15-23. The general election is Nov. 4. Call 491-7500 or visit www.votenassau.com for information. L L o o w w C C o o u u n n t t r r y y B B o o i i l l The Nassau County Democratic Executive Committee invites all to the a nnual Low Country Boil to be held on Saturday, Aug. 16 a t the Fernandina Beach Golf Club, 2800 Bill Melton Road, Fernandina Beach at 6 p.m. Most of the states D emocratic candidates running for office in the N ovember elections will be in attendance as well as the s tate Democratic Party chair. Tickets ($50 eache available from DEC members and at party headquart ers located at the corner of Eighth and Date streets in F ernandina Beach (phone is 261-3364). F or further information contact Carla Voisard at (904 firstname.lastname@example.org. Is this right time for a pay raise? C C o o u u n n t t y y s s a a l l a a r r i i e e s s Here are salaries, not including benefits, paid to department directors employed b y the county commission: Employee . . . . . .Department. . . . . . . . . . . . . Salary . . .Last change D avid Hallman . . . .County Attorney. . . . . . . . . . $153,069 . . . . .10/1/13 Ted Selby . . . . . .County Manager. . . . . . . . . $129,281 . . . . .10/1/13 Scott Herring . . . . .Engineering/Public Works. . . . . . $113,939 . . . . .8/6/13 Shanea Jones . . . .OMB Director/Asst Co. Mgr. . . . . . $92,557 . . . . .3/4/14 Michael Griffin . . . .Building. . . . . . . . . . . . . $89,969 . . . . .3/10/14C hili Pope . . . . . .Human Resources . . . . . . . . $86,771 . . . . .1/23/14 Matt Graves . . . . .Fire Chief. . . . . . . . . . . . . $81,000 . . . . .4/27/14 Dawn Bostwick . . . .Library Director. . . . . . . . . . $79,014 . . . . .6/12/14 Peter King . . . . . .Growth Management. . . . . . . . $72,809 . . . .10/17/13 Bob Knott . . . . . .Facilities Management. . . . . . . . $68,110 . . . . .7/9/13 J oseph Novello . . . .Animal Care & Control. . . . . . . . $61,704 . . . .10/24/13 Charlotte Young . . . .Contract Manager. . . . . . . . . $56,305 . . . .10/10/13 Property Appraiser hosts meetings Nassau County Pr oper ty Appraiser Mike H ickox will host a pair of town hall meetings to d iscuss 2014 pr oper ty values and answer any q uestions concerning property assessments and exemptions. This will be an opportunity for property owners to learn more about the valuation process, receive updates about the office and ask questions to help them better understand their assess ments prior to r eceiving their notice of proposed t axes. New 2014 values were to be posted on the Pr oper ty Appraisers website by July 15. T he Callahan Town Hall will be 5:30-6:30 p.m. t oday at the Nassau County Building, 45401 M ickler St., Callahan. The Fernandina Town Hall is set for 5:306:30 p.m. Thursday, July 31 at the Amelia IslandNassau County Association of Realtors, 910 South 14th St. For mor e infor mation r e garding the town hall meetings, contact Justin T aylor at 491-7304 o r email@example.com. Find The News-Leaderon the World Wide Web w ww.fbnewsleader.com Read the news, e-mail the staff, check the c lassifieds, or subscribe to Floridas Oldest Weekly Newspaper! 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CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 7A W EDNESDAY J ULY 23, 2014 OPINION News-Leader VOICE OF THE PEOPLE D D o o g g g g i i e e D D i i n n i i n n g g I was saddened to see that Doggie Dining is now allowed (County permits Doggie Dining, July 16). I will not be dining at any of the restaurants that do allow this. I went to North Carolina (Chimney Rock) last year. They allowed pets in the dining area. There were two p atrons on the patio besides us. One patron had four dogs with her and the other patron had two. The animals stunk, they barked and/or growled continuously at the other dogs there. It was not a pleasant eating experience. I do not understand the need to bring your animal with you to dinner. J oanne St. Ores Yulee T T o o d d o o o o r r n n o o t t t t o o d d o o Since it is an even-numbered year, most of the politicians will be breaking out the smoke and mirror acts. The blue smoke and hot air w ill start rising to the ozone layer. Sorry about that, Al. The politicians will start telling you all the wonderful things they have done and what they will do if elected. The robocalls will start and always come at mealtime. What a refreshing change it might be if they told you what they havent done and dont intend to do. Most politicians should heed what a majority of taxpaying vot e rs want, rather than what a few w ealthy donors want. You can usua lly look at a candidates contribut ion list and see who is going to get the ripe plums for the next four years. All eligible voters should make an extra effort to go vote. Stanley Bunch Fernandina Beach I I r r a a q q A recent Voice of the People contributor missed something in his rant r egar d ing Ron Sapp. He missed the fact that Obama probably got elected because of the electorate s dismay over the Iraq W ar. R emember Bushs Mission A ccomplished? He and Vice President Cheney told the American people that Iraq had weapons of mass destr uction, when in fact that wasnt true. While the letter writer mentions many scandals (r eal or imagined) t hat have occurred under President O bama, nothing can compare to b eing lied into a war that cost thousands of lives and trillions of dollars. Loraine Chinner y Fer nandina Beach R R u u l l e e s s o o f f t t h h e e T T r r a a i i l l R e: Rules of the T rail (July 1 8). A fter reading the article I reread it to make sure of what I was reading was r e ally ther e and not a mirage. I am appalled at the minuteness and extent of the rules that someone or group wants applied to a publicly funded recreationalp athway. In plain words, its a blat ant attempt by a few to limit the t rails use to a few pedestrians and a few bicyclists (since most bicyclists still use the A1A bike lane because of all the stops required on the trail). Anyone with knowledge of horses would not want to use a paved surface for riding since its hard on horses hooves. As for ATVs, they are combustion-engine-propelled and are already classed as a motor vehicle and, as such, banned. Oh yes, the poor dog, on only a sixfoot leash. What about the busi ness end that can be dangerous? Shouldn t they be muzzled? What of the seeing eye dog using a halter, guess they are OK since not mentioned in the r ules. Then skate boards were not mentioned so I guess they ar e OK, but to me they would be mor e danger ous to a pedestrian; and what of other banned items such as a Segway which can stop immediately and hold position. The proposed rules did not avoid blatant discrimination against all handicaps by noting powered wheelchairs ar e OK, but then slams the door on vast majority of other handicapped people who might be able to use powered scooters, tricycles, bicycles and, yes, non-highway-equipped golf carts. Hopefully higher authority will see through the sham of a few in their attempt to limit a significant majority particular handicaps use of this public trail and say a r esounding no to this mirage of rules. Joe Reece Amelia Island I I s s r r a a e e l l v v s s . H H a a m m a a s s : : A view from inside. I am an ac countant and financial and management advisor who had a long executive law enforcement career with the U.S. Treasury Depar tment. I was a U.S. T r easur y consultant to the Palestinian A uthority working in Ramallah from 2 011 thr ough 2012 to assist them b uild a financial and management infrastructure that meets international standards and prevents terrorist money passing into the state. A friend, watching TV news r eports of damage done in the Gaza S trip by Israeli warplanes, asked why dont they leave those poor people alone? That reaction shows the trap people fall into when they form an opinion from an isolated TV image without any effort to understand the issues complexities. And the Israel/Palestine issue is a complex one. T elevision, an entertainment m edium, pr efers to show people b eing pulled out of a demolished building, or a man carrying the body of a child, than boring scenes of peo ple rushing into bomb shelters or flashes of light in the sky. Unless people investigate and look behind the ugly scenes, they can easilyc ome to the wrong conclusion. H amas, the ter r orist organizat ion that controls Gaza, not the West B ank, is an exper t at pr opaganda. They put the grisly scenes of Israeli destruction on Facebook and YouTube and those images are immediately flashed around the world, exciting world opinion against Israel. W hat isn t broadcast is the cons tant fear in which Israelis live. M any Americans get annoyed with airpor t security; imagine if that same security existed at ever y r estaurant, grocery store, caf and shopping mall! In Israel that is reality; patrons are searched for bombs to guard against suicide bombers. T hen there are the rockets that h ave consistently rained over Israel f or years. In the autumn of 2012 my wife, Terri, and I resided in Jerusalem, within blocks of the Old City, near the Dome of the Rock, one of the holiest sites in Islam. There was an alert of an incoming r ocket and we had to take shelter. O ur building had a built-in bomb s helter It occur r e d to us that if Hamas didnt care if they destroyed the holiest mosque, then they cared for nothing except ter r or! This and other factors weighed into our decision to return to the U.S. The Hamas rockets are not controlled ballistic missiles. They are unguided Syrian M-302 rockets that could land on a house or in an empty field. They are weapons of terror. Since Israel withdrew from the Gaza Strip in 2005, the Hamas ter r orists have fired more than 11,000 rockets into Israel. Fortunately, Israel developed with American financial assistance the Iron Dome system that intercepts these rockets. But not all of them. A Hamas r ocket blew up a gas station in Ashdod some 100 miles away. Another destroyed an Israeli house. Sir ens aler t Israelis who have approximately 15 seconds to take shelter, consequently Israeli deaths are limited but with many wounded. (You can get an app for your smar t phone called r ocket aler that will alert you every time a Hamas rocket is fired at Israel and its destination.) Israels response has been to find and destroy the rocket launchers, the rocket caches and Hamas command and control centers. But with Hamas disregard for human life, they put the launchers next to homes and hospitals, mosques are used to stor e r ockets. This is why we get TV images of mosques and hospitals bombed and civilians killed. My son, who completed two tours while in the U.S. Army in Iraq, was often fired upon from mosques. Special permission was needed from commanders to fir e back at the mosque as it was a religious building. (It is my opinion that a mosque used for military purposes is no l onger a religious center but a valid m ilitar y target.) I srael routinely warns Gaza residents before there is an air strike. But Hamas encourages people not to evacuate. At one targeted house of a Hamas leader, women and child ren were sent to the roof, so when t hey were killed Hamas used their d eaths as propaganda. Hamas and its rockets are part of bigger geopolitics. Hamas is the creation of Iran, which provides the rockets and other weapons and gives them their marching orders. The current crisis triggered by the kidnapping and killing of threeI sraeli teenagers and the increased H amas r ocket attacks undoubt e dly was ordered from Teheran to divert world attention from other issues. Hamas is politically weak because of its failure, after nine years, to improve the lot of Gazans. The recent Hamas agreement with the Palestinian Authority (PA) int he West Bank was an effort to s tr engthen Hamas standing with P alestinians, to create a united front a gainst Israel. This agr e ement scut tled the peace plan U.S. Secr e tar y of State John Kerry was working on with PA President Mahmoud Abbas, because while the PA recognizes Israel, Hamas is vowed to destroy Israel (and all Jews ever ywher e). W est Bank Palestinians have w orked well with Israel to create a g r o wing economy and mutual safe ty Peace with the W e st Bank is pos sible but not with Hamas. Palestinians in the West Bank strive for a better life and work with the Israeli authorities for peace. Hamas is just the opposite. T he involvement of Iran and H amas vendetta against Jews m akes resolution of the Israel/Palestine issue difficult at best. Israelis hope only for a long period of quiet. Peace is but a dr eam. Ef f or ts by the U.S. and Egypt to mediate will go nowhere b ecause extr emists and there are e xtremists on both sides see viol ence as the only solution to their problems. If Hamas would stop firing rockets at Israelis, Israel would stop bombing Gaza. If Hamas would recognize Israels existence, a peace plan already tentatively agreed to could be implemented. Sounds simple; but extremists dont compromise, theyd rather die than change and take many inno cent people with them. The rejection of a cease fire by Hamas further demonstrates their unwillingness to end the violence. We should all pray for a lasting peace for all who reside within the Middle East: Jews, Christians and Muslims alike. It is about time that peace r eigns. Fred Borakove Amelia Island C C h h i i l l d d d d e e a a t t h h s s The Florida Department of Children and Families is committed to reducing child deaths. This is an achievable goal, but we cant reach it alone. To make progress, we need the communitys help and we need it now DCF launched a new Child Fatality Prevention section on our MyFLFamilies.com website where the public can see summaries of each child death case reported due to abuse or neglect this year and whether or not the childs family had any pr evious involvement with DCF or our community-based car e partners. Under the leadership of our new Interim Secretary Mike Carroll, we are increasing transparency and using common sense, instinct and experience combined with r esear ch to determine how to better help childr en and their families. The site will educate the public about the actual c auses of child deaths in our state, w hich may surprise some people. The two highest causes of child deaths in our state are unsafe/co-sleeping, where a parent rolls over on top of their baby while sleeping together, and drowning. R esearch shows both of these types o f deaths are highly preventable by e nsuring babies sleep alone, in a crib on their backs and an increased public awareness that children should never be alone in and near water sources both large and small. In 75 percent of all child death cases in Florida, DCF had never previously been called regardingt he children. 89 per cent of childr en who d ied from abuse in Florida were under the age of three. The number of child deaths fr o m serious abuse or trauma has actually declined over the years. Many cases involved single mothers whose boyfriends had abused their chil-d ren. An early family investigation m ay have led the mother to leave h er abusive boyfriend and create a s afer envir o nment for her child. For some, a subsequent r e tur n to the past behavior of involvement with another abusive man cost the life of her child. DCF urges all single parents to carefully choose their partners. Mor e infor mation on war ning s igns is on our website. T he new Child Fatality Prevent ion site also includes infor m ation for par e nts about DCF s many cam paigns to pr event child deaths. W e believe that increasing awareness may change peoples behavior and save lives. For example, through this education, many people willk now how to take action if they see a child left alone in a hot car. T he site will also help local community leaders understand where resources for families are falling short and determine what strategies for pr evention can r e verse these trends. T his website is par t of many i mprovements that Secretary C ar r oll is making. He has worked his way up through DCF in various program ar eas, fr om entr y level to the top executive throughout the past 24 years. This gives him a unique lens through which he sees and understands the challenges of our workforce. Although DCF has investigators working 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, we cannot stop every case of child abuse, just like law enfor ce ment cant stop every murder. But we are working to improve what we do. A new budget approved by Gov. Scott and state legislators to add mor e staf f r esour ces will help reduce the average caseload per investigator from 18 cases down to 10. Investigators may now look deeper into the root causes of abuse in each family to better prevent future maltreatment. This should also significantly reduce the challenge of turnover among investigators. By having local leaders and the community join us in these bold new initiatives, ever yone will be working to reduce child deaths and ensure a brighter future for our children locally and Floridas children statewide. Do you suspect that a child is being abused or neglected? State law requires you to report it to the Florida Abuse Hotline. Call 1-800-962-2873 to r eport suspected abuse or neglect. To find out more about the signs of child abuse, go to www.dontmissthesigns.org. David Abramowitz Northeast Florida Region Dir ector Florida Department of Childr en and Families Shoot, we like our fooddo wn South Its odd, I guess, that Garden & Gun maga zine would grace my reading table. I dont h ave a garden only three tomato vines that p r o vide appetizers for local deer and Im not into guns. Actually, the magazine is about Southern lifestyle at its best, and I like that. The one for August/September is the annual Southern food issue, and subscribers are inclined to forget aboutt he usual fare for now and, i nstead, enjoy generous h elpings from excellent writers whose words are guaranteed to activate salivar y glands. Ther es a piece on the grouper sandwich by Rick Bragg, one of my favoritew riters, a man so Southern h e thinks milk gravy is a v egetable. Roy Blount, a funny man who gr e w up in Geor gia, writes about the perfect biscuit, which, incidentally my mother made on a r egular basis. And she used an ingr edi e nt that has become a four-letter word in our m oder n imposition of healthiness: lard. W riter Brett Anderson interviews Alton Brown, the fast-talking showman of food TV and son of Alton Br o wn Sr ., who once pub lished the White County News in Cleveland, Ga. Br own arrived for the interview on a motorcycle, but underneath his motorcycle suit he was wearing seersucker. Even the r egular column called Good D og is written by a Southern chef, John C ur rence, who reminisces about his Great D ane named Calpurnia Cal for short. Cal is gone now, but she ate well for many years. All of this indulgence causes me to think back over the years I traveled four states Georgia, Florida and the Carolinas sometimes to fill in for editors who had left the fold. Like Cal the dog, I ate well. In Jacksonville Beach, Editor Kathy Bailey encouraged me to try barbecued shrimp at a favorite restaurant. Where I come from, the adjective barbecued does not exist. Barbecue is a noun and refers to the slow-cooked meat of a pig. But Ill have to admit: Barbecued shrimp aint bad. Around Wadesboro, N.C., a friendly debate ensued over coleslaw: whether r ed slaw or white slaw is better. I like them both. I used to work with a woman who would not eat seafood in a place more than 50 miles from the ocean, but Ive found good seafood in the mountains of Blue Ridge in Clayton, Ga., and Spr uce Pine, N.C. In Cheraw, S.C., I had lunch with a managing editor of Irish descent who ordered both mashed potatoes and Fr ench fries on the same plate, which I thought was taking his Irishness a bit too far. In Highlands, N.C., I was thankful for Rib Country, which, at that time, was about the only restaurant that stayed open late in the winter time. I could go on, but, unlike all-you-can-eat Southern restaurants, newspaper columns have their limits, and Ive r eached mine. So Ill leave on this note: There are a lot of good things about the South, and food and Garden & Gun are at the top of the list. Phil Hudgins is the senior editor for Community Newspapers Inc., the media company that owns the News-Leader firstname.lastname@example.org ADAM ZYGLIS/THE BUFFALO NEWS HOW TO WRITE US ~ Letters must include writer s name (printed and signatur e), addr ess 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 are published. Send letters to: Letters to the Editor, P.O. 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Well, heres a cool place to do it. Its at the annual Nassau C ounty Marine Corps Leagues Toys for Tots Christmas in J uly event to kick off the giving season here in Nassau County for the nationally acclaimed Toys for Tots Foundation conducted by the U.S. Marine C orps Reserve. The roots of the Toys for T ots program go back to 1947, when Maj. Bill Hendricks, a M arine Corps Reserve member, started the first collection of toys for needy children in the Los Angeles area. The first toy collected and distributed was a h omemade doll. In 1948, the Marine Corps R eserve adopted the program and set out to expand it to a n ational level, by which each Marine Corps Reserve Center throughout the country would conduct a campaign to collect and distribute toys in their a reas. In 1995, the Secretary of Defense approved the programa s an official mission of the U.S. Marine Corps and the Marine Corps Reserve. And in 1996, the R eserve expanded their area of coverage by designating selected local Marine Corps League Detachments and other nonprofit community organizations to collect and distribute toys where Marine Reserve units w ere not available. And the rest, as they say, is history. A history p raised by all and documented b y the happiness brought to disa dvantage kids and their famil ies all across the county. Allen Elefterian started the Toys for Tots program in 1999 as a member of the Marine Corps League Everett P. Pope Detachment 1017 here in Nassau County. Allen and his w ife, Carol, lead the program here along with the Marine C orps League commanded by P aul Kicker, MGySgt (ret.) and t he many Marine members. C arol Elefterian, who is in c harge of daily operations, said, The objective of Toys for Tots i s to help less fortunate children throughout our area experience the joy of Christmas, and to play an active role in the development and mentoring of a positive example in the positive development example to o ne of our most valuable resources our children. Wea lso would like to unite the Nassau County community a round what we do. Without the community support, in the giving of new toys, monetary donat ions and volunteering their time to the success of this great p rogram, so many children, right here in our own commun ity would literally go without Christmas. Last year we were able to bring one of the joys of Christmas to 840 children here. This year, we are hoping to expand that number to identify and include many more. All of the money raised and new toys donated stay right here in N assau County, and thats a wonderful blessing! S he added, There is a screening process involved for parents or parents/relatives to be eligible for the program. Between the starting date in early November and the distribution date in December near Christmas, applicants may apply through the Toys for Tots Program here in Nassau County. The dates and locations to sign up will be announced. Eligibility requirements include completion of an application, proof of Nassau County resid ency and being a custodial parent with documentation. P aul Kicker and Mark Brummer, Sgt. Maj. (ret.) play a huge part of the Toys for Tots program by leading the 68 members of Marine Corps League Detachment 1017 to institute educational informat ion to the public, establishing collection points for new toys a ll over the county, collecting and sorting of toys by age and gender, soliciting monetary donations for the Toys for Tots program to purchase new toys and continuing to maintain a positive image for the program and the U.S. Marine Corps League and Marine Reserve. So all you have to do is come by and eat at Sonnys BBQ restaurant at 2742 South Eighth St. on Friday from 5-9 p.m. or Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., meet Santa and enjoy an All You Can Eat Barbeque Buffetganza featuring ribs, chicken, pork, brisket and all the fixins f or $13.95 adults and kids (10 and under) $6.95. The owners of S onnys invite everyone to stop by hungry and support this great event for the Marine Corps League and Toys for Tots Nassau County. If you cant make it to Sonnys you can still participate b y donation to Toys for Tots. Contact Allen or Carol E lefterian at 753-7630 for additional information or to donate. If you love golf, call Paul Dossin at 225-9479 about the popular Marine Corps League Golf Tournament here at North Hampton Golf Course on Oct. 25, and sign up early. Toys for Tots donations are tax deductible. SUBMITTED Marine Corps League Everett P. Pope Detachment 1017 in Nassau County collects new toys from around the c ounty. Last year we were able to bring one of the joys o f Christmas to 840 children here. This year, w e are hoping to expand that number CAROL ELEFTERIAN TOYS FOR TOTS
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 9A W EDNESDAY J ULY 23, 2014News-Leader T he below listed unclaimed monies designated as such by Florida Statute 116.21 shall be declared forfeited to the County unless claimed before the first day of September 2014. Persons claiming such funds, o r any part of them should file a written claim with sufficient proof (Drivers license, picture ID) with Bill Leeper, Sheriff, Nassau CountyS heriffs Office, Nassau County, Yulee, Florida before September 1, 2014. B ill Leeper Nassau County Sheriff N OTICE OF UNCLAIMED MONIES HELD AT THE N ASSAU COUNTY SHERIFF N ASSAU COUNTY YULEE, FLORIDA UNCLAIMED MONIES PRIOR TO JANUAR Y 1, 2013
SIN PERRY News-Leader It took a jury just 30 minutes t o find a Yulee man guilty of the sexual battery of a five-year-old girl at his trial last week in Nassau County Circuit Court. Justen Dean Alexander, 18, abused the girl as her babysitter from August 2012 until March 2013, when she told her mother about the assaults and the m other reported it to the school guidance counselor, who alerted police, said the Nassau County State Attorneys Office. Alexander, a member of Yulee Highs Class of 2015, according to the school yearbook, maintained his innocence throughout and testified at the t rial, said attorney Donna Thurson of the State Attorneys Office, who prosecuted the case with colleague Beverly Collins. He did testify and no, hes not apologetic and he denied it, said Thurson in a phone interview Thursd ay, adding that is not u nusual when such cases go to trial. Its typical. The victim, who is now 7, also testified along with three other witnesses, said Thurson. The defense called five witnesses, including Alexander and a n expert, a psychologist. The state has to prove three factors to bring a sexual battery charge, two being the victims age and the defendants age, and the third being that his penis either penetrated or had union with (touched of the victim, said Thurson. A lexander, currently in custody at the Nassau County Jail where he is listed on an inmate search as 6-feet-1 and 220 pounds, will be sentenced on Aug. 21. His crime is an automatic life felony but because he w as 17 a juvenile when the assaults occurred, he cannot r eceive life in prison under new sentencing mandates. If the judge sends him to prison, it will have to be a term less than life, said Thurson, but the law requires that he be deemed a sexual offender upon release and subject to the provisions of that probation for the r emainder of his life. Alexander was arrested on June 13, 2013, following an investigation by the Nassau County Sheriffs Office and was initially taken to the Department of Juvenile Justice facility in Jacksonville, said Thurson. The prosecutor said she t hen direct filed on Alexander, essentially making the case to take him to adult court based on the nature of the allegations, the facts of the case and his age. Alexander was subsequentl y arrested on a warrant on June 28, 2013 and booked into N assau County Jail, according to a sheriffs office booking report that remains heavily redacted due to his age at the time. His bond was set at $500,002. Alexanders trial July 14 began with jury selection at 8:30 a.m. three men, three women a nd one alternate were chosen and ended when they returned with a verdict at 6:04 p.m. after deliberating 30 minutes, said Thurson. Thomas Townsend of the Nassau County Public Defenders Office represented Alexander at his trial. email@example.com 10A W EDNESDAY J ULY 23, 2014 NEWS News-Leader CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK G r a c i a s Th a n k Y o u Taste the Latin American Traditional FoodLa Tierra Prometida (The Promised Land)Will Host a Dinner Featuring an Array of Hispanic dishesSaturday, July 26th,2014 5:00 8:00 pm416 Alachua Street Fernandina Beach, FL (the old Baptist Church)Ph. (904 We Will Have Food From:MEXICOEL SALVADORHONDURAS PUERTO RICO URUGUAY No Charge for Admission,though donations will happily be acceptedAll Donations will go to the Building Fund for the Spanish Ministry The Promised Land Teen guilty of sex abuse of girl, 5 T his was written by Angela Daughtry of the News-Leader from oral and written reports by the Nassau County Sheriffs Office, the City of F ernandina Beach Police Department and other a gencies. Arrest indicates suspicion of a crime, not g uilt. Anyone with information about criminal activity can contact the Fer n andina Beach Police Department at 277-7342 or the Nassau County Sheriffs Office anonymously by calling 225-0147 in Yulee or Fernandina Beach, or 558-725-2630 in Callahan, Hilliard or Bryceville. The We Tip p rogram 1-800-78CRIME also allows callers t o leave anonymous tips. 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 Marshall Ian DePriest, 31, 85125 Elise Road, Yulee, July 13, bond surrender, driving with license suspended or revoked with knowledge, sale of cocaine. n R obert Sean Mungal, 33, St. Augustine, J uly 13, bur glar y of a business, loitering. n A lexander Uton Brown, 32, Jacksonville, possession of cocaine. n Clifton Hayes Summer v ille, 49, 1410 Highland Drive, Fer nandina Beach, July 12, aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, assault w ith a deadly weapon, domestic battery. n Paul Charles Rooney, 50, 87433 Roses Bluff Road, Yulee, July 11, possession of a controlled s ubstance. n B randy Love Edwards, 34, Lake City, July 1 1, Nassau County warrant, violation of probation/child neglect. n Sarah Elizabeth Clair e Borja, 22, Jacksonville, July 11, Nassau County warrant, sale, manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance. n Jody Michael Brooks, 50, 1300 South 9th S t., Fernandina Beach, July 11, child abuse witho ut gr eat harm. n K evin Joseph Harris, 57, 96004 Hidden Marsh Lane, Fernandina Beach, July 10, criminal use of personal identification infor m ation. n Lisa Melinda Barcaro, 45, 2648 Bailey Road, Fernandina Beach, July 10, aggravated battery causing bodily harm or disability. n Christopher Ashley Tilyou, 31, 54300 O gilvie Road, Callahan, July 10, possession of a mmunition or weapon by a convicted felon, i ntent to sell or deliver methamphetamine, possession and/or use of drug equipment. n Brian Hunter Pike, 18, 37035 W Thir d St., Fer nandina Beach, July 10, Nassau County warrant, violation of probation, carrying a conc ealed weapon. n Van Howard Stivers, 41, 31178 Grassy Park Drive, Fernandina Beach, July 9, warrantless a rrest, violation of probation, dealing in stolen p roperty. n J ennifer Ann Burns, 30, 2064 Friendly Road, Apt. B, Fernandina Beach, July 9, possession of a contr o lled substance without a prescription, possession of not more than 20 grams of marijuana. n Chadwick Dale Drummond, 38, Greenville, S.C., July 9, South Carolina warrant, burglary of a n automobile, credit card fraud, petit theft. n J ohn Owen Thompson, 34, 56404 Nassau O aks Drive, Callahan, July 9, Duval County warrant, burglary of a structure, fraudulent use of a cr e dit card. n Ian Michael Farhat, 21, 371097 Kings Ferry Road, Callahan, July 9, possession of hydrocodone with intent to sell, possession of more than 20 grams marijuana. n J onathan David Merritt, 35, 3060 Barbara L ane, Hilliar d, July 9, Nassau County war rant, d omestic battery with strangulation, false imprisonment, tampering with evidence, battery touch or strike. n Kia Simone Har ris, 25, Jacksonville, July 7, Nassau County warrant, violation of probation, g rand theft. n Harvey Lee Reedy, 40, Kingsland, Ga., July 9, retail theft second or subsequent. n T eira Shante Moss, 24, 1116 Elm St., F ernandina Beach, July 8, burglary of a vehic le, attempted burglary. n Shane Francis-Ray Corey, 22, Jacksonville, July 8, violation of pr o bation, grand theft, giving false name to a pawnbroker. n Jeremy Allen Sanger, 32, Oak Hill, W.Va., July 8, Nassau County warrant, false impersonation of a law enforcement officer, armed burg lary, grand theft firearm. n V an Howard Stivers, 42, 86134 Eastport D rive, Fernan-dina Beach, July 8, possession of ammunition by a convicted felon. n Bobby W a yne Truett, 31, 2616 First Ave. Apt. B, Fernan-dina Beach, July 8, Nassau County warrant, possession of a controlled substance. n Harvey Lee Reedy, 40, Kingsland, Ga., July 8, retail theft second or subsequent. n V an Howard Stivers, 42, 31178 Grassy Park D rive, Fer nandina Beach, July 8, bur glary, grand t heft. n Arthur Lee Dinkins, 61, Little Rock, AR, July 8, driving while license per m anently r evoked, DUI. firstname.lastname@example.org The following r epor t was c ompiled by Angela Daughtry, N ews-Leader staff, from the July 1 7 cour t docket of Cir cuit Cour t Judge Robert M. Foster. n Otis Lawr e nce Blount pleaded guilty to possession of cocaine, no citation, and adjudication was withheld. He was sentenced to time ser ved in N assau County Jail and unsup er vised pr obation, to r un con c ur r ently with a 90-day Duval County sentence. He was ordered to pay $518 in court costs and $100 to the State Attorneys Office. n Brian Dale Br oussar d pleaded guilty to possession of f ir e arm ammunition by a conv icted felon and was adjudicate d guilty. He was sentenced to 1 5 months in a prison with credit for time served and must forf eit his fir earm. He was ordered to pay $418 in court costs, $150 to the Public Defenders Office and $100 to the State Attor ney s Office. n Shane Francis Roy Carey was ser ved an af fidavit and admitted to a violation of probation for grand theft and giv ing false verification of ownership to a pawnbroker and adjudication was withheld. Pr obation was r einstated with the original terms and conditions and he must also complete 20 hours of community service, a task evaluation and pay $125 in r estitution. n Justin Byron Creamer pleaded not guilty to posses s ion of cocaine, no citation, drivi ng while license suspended, h abitual of f ender and posses sion of controlled substance parapher n alia. n Gregory Scott Ferguson pleaded guilty to grand theft and was adjudicated guilty He was not pr osecuted on a c harge of armed burglary of a d welling and possession of a f ir e ar m or concealed weapon by a convicted felon. He was sentenced to 24 months in a state prison with credit for time served and ordered to pay $418 in cour t costs, $150 to the Public Defenders Office and $ 100 to the State Attor n eys O ffice. n C hristopher Daniel Hall p leaded guilty to aggravated assault domestic violence and a djudication was withheld. He was sentenced to 11 months in Nassau County Jail with credit for time ser ved, followed by two years probation. He was ordered to have a drug/alcohol evaluation within 60 days of release and follow up with any r ecommended tr eatment. He is not to consume any alcohol and must have no victim contact. He was ordered to pay $418 in cour t costs and $100 to the State Attorneys Office. n Lason Shand Hor ne admitted to two counts of violation of pr obation being served for lewd or lascivious battery and was adjudicated guilty He w as sentenced to time served in N assau County Jail and probat ion was r e instated and extend ed 91 days. The judge wants a pr o bation status report by Oct. 1 and the defendant must take a maintenance polygraph test within 30 days. n Camer on Deshawn Jones a dmitted to two counts of viol ation of pr obation being ser ved f or grand theft and was adjudi cated guilty. Probation was revoked and terminated and he was sentenced to six months in Nassau County Jail with credit for time ser ved and or d er ed to pay $1,174.28 in outstanding c osts. n J oseph William Kitchings p leaded not guilty to possess ion of a controlled substance and possession of controlled s ubstance parapher nalia. In a separate case the judge granted a motion to revoke bond for Kitchings on char ges of pos session of a controlled substance without a prescription, possession of less than 20 grams of cannabis, no citation, and possession of contr olled substance paraphernalia. n Steven Wallace Masters pleaded guilty to sale, manufactur e or deliver y of a con trolled substance and was adjudicated guilty. He was sentenced to thr ee months in Nassau County Jail with credit for time ser ved, followed by 18 months drug offender probation. He must have a dr ug/alco h ol evaluation within 60 d ays of release and follow up w ith any r e commended tr eat ment. He was ordered to pay $518 in cour t costs, $150 to the Public Defenders Office and $100 to the State Attorneys Of fice. n Roger Stephen Matlak Jr p leaded guilty to two counts of s ale, deliver y pur chase or man u factur e of marijuana and was adjudicated guilty. He was sentenced to six months in Nassau County Jail on each count, to run concurrently, and was or der e d to pay a total of $1,036 in court costs, $300 to the P ublic Defender s Office and $ 200 to the State Attorneys O ffice. n T ommy Dean Roach was served an affidavit and denied a violation of pr obation being served for sale, manufacture or delivery with intent to sell a contr olled substance and pos session of a listed chemical with intent to manufacture a contr olled substance. n Travis Gregory Shields pleaded not guilty to dealing in stolen property, giving false ownership information on pawned items $300 or more, ar med bur glar y grand theft of a firearm and impersonating a police officer. n Debra L ynn Smith plead ed guilty to sale or delivery of cocaine and a lesser -included charge of sale of cocaine and was adjudicated guilty She was s entenced to 18 months drug o ffender probation with rand om urinalysis and must have a drug/alcohol evaluation within 60 days and follow up with any recommended treatment. She was ordered to pay a total of $1,036 in cour t costs, $300 to the Public Defender s Of fice a nd $200 to the State Attorneys O f fice. Pr obation may be trans f er r ed to Duval County n Barbara Jane Thomas pleaded guilty to a lesser-included charge of possession of marijuana and adjudication was withheld. She was sentenced time served in Nassau CountyJ ail and or d ered to pay $238 i n court costs, $100 to the P ublic Defenders Office and $ 50 to the State Attorneys Office. n S hawn Leondo Thomas admitted to a violation of probation being served for driving while license suspended or revoked, habitual offender, driving under the influence of alcohol or dr ugs, obstr ucting or opposing a police officer without violence and possession of less than 20 grams of cannabis, no citation, and was adjudicated guilty. He was sentenced 90 days in Nassau County Jail with credit for time served, and probation was reinstated with the original ter ms and conditions and extended one year. n V anessa Linette Vought pleaded not guilty to dealing in stolen pr oper ty giving false o wnership information on p awned items $300 or more, a nd grand theft. n Heath Jacob Ward pleaded guilty to dealing in stolen property and adjudication was withheld. He was sentenced to four months in Nassau County Jail with cr edit for time ser ved, f ollowed by unsupervised prob ation. He was or der ed to pay $ 418 in cour t costs, $150 to the Public Defenders Office, $100 to the State Attorneys Office and $75 in restitution. n A jury trial date of Oct. 13 was set for Gar r e tt Ray Wilkes, charged with possess ion of a contr o lled substance w ithout a prescription and drivi ng under the influence of alcoh ol. n Daniel Gregory Wright s ubmitted a written plea of not guilty to unlawful sexual activity with a minor. n Thomas W ade W right admitted to three counts of violation of probation being ser ved for obstr ucting or opposing a police officer without violence, grand theft and burglary of a structure and was adjudicated guilty. He was sentenced to 10 months in Nassau County Jail and or der ed to pay $1,002.16 in outstanding costs. The court has no objections to Duval County picking up the defendant to a handle a case ther e. email@example.com POLICE REPORT A lexander Beware Facebook lottery scam The Nassau County Sheriffs Office is warning residents to be aware of a lottery scam hitting the popular social media site Facebook. T he scam is through the chat function on the site as someone could be posing as your friend on Facebook. Heres how it works: Someone who is posing as your friend starts to chat with you They tell you Facebook i s awarding cash through a lottery being held. They give you a site to visit. One example is: facebook.com/agentjames.john5. The friend writes back and tells you that youve won. They then ask you for your name, address, number, e mail and age. In some cases, the friend will ask for your credit card n umbers and bank information. We are asking people who frequently chat with friends on Facebook to watch out for t his latest scam, said Sheriff Bill Leeper. Remember, if it s ounds too good to be true, it probably is. I f you feel that you have had a similar experience, contact the Nassau County Sheriffs Office at 225-0331 or toll-free at 855-725-2630. emember, if it s ounds too good to b e true, it p robably is S HERIFF BILL LEEPER C OUR T REPORT
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H H e re in North Florida we have a few species of terns that nest on our beaches. The least terns are not the l east of them. These diminutive shorebirds are found in an umber of places in the U.S. but here in Florida they are o fficially threatened. And thats worth strong efforts to ensure their protection. The difficult thing about protecting them, though, is the locations they choose to lay their eggs and raise their c hicks right on the beach in some of our more populated s tretches. Take the area behind the Amelia Island Plantation and adjacent developments on the south part of Amelia Island. Homeowners and visitors alike enjoy this beach, the dunes, the swimm ing options, the nearness to their homes or vacation spots. T his beach area is in the county, not the city, and is not subject to the stricter beach protection and enforcement measures of Fernandina Beach. Dog leash laws are not regularly enforced p roviding a threat to the t ern colonies and beach c leanup measures a re not in place either, as demonstrated by the many s keletons of beach c abanas left behind on the beach overnight in the way of nesting sea turtles. But there is hope for this area. The South Amelia Island Stabilization Association( SAISSA), a nonprofit group of homeowners, have supported l arge-scale efforts over the years to add sand and stabilizers to prevent beach erosion in front of their homes. But now in recent years their efforts have also turned to dune and shorebird protection as well, in conjunction with the Florida Fish and Wildlife C ommission (FWC I recently had a chance to get a close-up look at these l east tern conservation e fforts. Last Friday I parked m y car at Burney Park and headed to the beach to watch the sun rise. And shor t ly thereafter, right on schedule, Patti Rendo picked me up on the projects ATV and we set off to survey the birds. T wo least tern colonies are i n this ar ea. Both colonies h ave been carefully roped off and posted with signs warning people to avoid disturbing them. It is only about three months, from May to July, in which any terns are nesting in this area, but still some con-f licts with people have arisen. S ome people ar e focused on d une protection and claim that the large roped-off beach ar e as encourage people to walk on the dunes instead. Others do not realize or care that their loose dogs disturb the colonies, causing aban-d onment of eggs and chicks, o r worse. And sadly some p eople resent the fact that their closest access to the beach has been inconve nienced. But happily most residents and visitors recognize the impor tance of the native species, and honor the terns right to nest here. In the expert company of P atti, I saw for myself how invisible the tern nests, eggs and chicks ar e and why their ar eas needed to be roped off. The adult terns themselves ar e visible enough, and espe cially when they are divebombing interlopers to keep them away from their off-s pring. But those eggs wow! without a knowledge of nest ing behavior and a good set of binoculars the eggs are virtually invisible in and amidst the crushed shell substrate exactly the same shades of br own and grey as the eggs themselves. And, even the mottled little fluf f ball chicks are difficult to spot and harder still to photograph from a distance. With Pattis skilled spotting and familiarity with the terns based on her twice-a-week sur veys to pr ovide data for the FWC, I saw some chicks and car efully stayed far enough away from the colony to avoid disturbing the adults. This year, Patti tells me, has not been a good year for the ter ns on this beach area, compared to years previous. At least one adult ter n has died and many more have been driven away. But still some of fspring are surviving. Hopefully in another few weeks these babies will fledge and fly away, to someday come back her e and star t the process all over again. Be respectful of these thr eatened bir ds and let them enjoy their last few weeks on their nesting beach. Don t let your dogs off their leashes. Dont walk close enough to the colonies to disturb the adults into dive-bombing you. Even if you are not directly beside the posted areas, if a ter n dive-bombs you, ther e may be chicks nearby that have wandered out of the posted area. Please watch where you step, and back away. After all, the birds have had their str etches of Florida beaches well before we moved here. With a bit of cooperation and suppor t they will continue to return year after year to delight us with their grace. Lets support the efforts of FWC and SAISSA to make sure this happens. Save the ter ns! Ever y good ter n deserves another! Pat Foster -T urley is a zoolo gist on Amelia Island. She wel comes your nature questions and observations. firstname.lastname@example.org 12A W EDNESDAY J ULY 23, 2014 NEWS News-Leader CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK Not the Least 277-3942 CFC 1426558 F LCFC 057478GAMPR 006661 474390 E. S.R. 200 Fernandina Beach, FL 32034 DEER W ALK We are available when you need us.Call,come by or email email@example.com Sales,installation and service for repair,remodel,replace or new construction.We handle residential, commercial and industrial needs.24/7 emergency service. Showroom and counter sales open to you.Our phones answered by caring people. Q uality Laundry Service,Recovered Resources Group,The Knotty Beader,The Blindman & Robin,Metabolic Research Center,The Savory M arket,VAPE-OUT,Jazzercise and Crumps Barbershop. DEER TRA CKS P lease keep in your prayerslittle Daci Johns (1She is having surg ery this Thursday July 24 th t o repair a hole in her heart.Daci is the d aughter of our Repair Service Technician Thomas Johns.Our f amily believes in the power of prayer.Come by the coffee is on. WILD WAYS Pat Foster-Turley PHOTOS BY PATTI RENDO/FOR THE NEWS-LEADER PHOTOS BY PAT FOSTER-TURLEY/FOR THE NEWS-LEADER Two adult least terns with their two nearly invisible chicks, above right, and an adult with a chick, left. Least tern eggs are well camouflaged, below. The newborn are equally difficult to find, below right.
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK OUTDOORS/ TIDES WEDNESDAY, JULY23, 2014NEWS-LEADER/ FERNANDINABEACH, FL ORIDA STA TE CHAMPS PHOTOS BY BETH JONES/NEWS-LEADERThe Fernandina Beach Babe Ruth 14U Allstars dominated the state tournament in Tallahassee, shutting out Mandarin 2-0 Thursday a nd Tallahassee 9-0 in a no-hitter Friday to earn a berth in the championship game. Rain delays pushed the title game to Sunday morning. The Fernandina Beach Pirates faced Mandarin once again in the double-elimination tourney and gave up a lone run in an 11-1 rout of the Red Hawks in just six innings. Fernandina Beach will represent Flori da in the southeast regional tournament next week in Newton, N.C. State winners from as far north as Virginia, west as Alabama and south as the Bahamas will compete for a s pot in the World Series in Ocala. The team is fundraising for the trip to North Carolina. Checks written to FBBRL, 14U in the memo, may be dropped off at Doss Weeks or 8 Fla gs Insurance Agency. For information, contact Scott Moore at 556-3142. Tripp Brown, Hogan Alvarez, Brian Morris and Tripp Landtroop celebrate after Sunday's win, left. Alvarez, right, knocked in Brown for the winning run. Tripp Vonnoh on the mound for the Pirates, left. He went the distance Thursday and Sunday. With their hardware, right, the team includes, kneeling, Beau Fleming and Brian Morris; back row, coaches Bo Alvarez and Scott Rivenbark, Davis Brown, Jacob Janzen, Ryan Edwards, Cisco Moore, Tripp Vonnoh, H ogan Alvarez, Scotty Rivenbark, Kyle Richardson, Price Moore, Tripp Brown, coach John Vonnoh, Tripp Landtroop and manager Jon Shave. Brian Morris slides safely into homeplate, above. Right top, catcher Jacob Janzen reaches first. Right bottom, manager Jon Shave gets a hug from players Kyle Richardson and Price Moore. Moore, below, safe at second. Tripp Landtroop, Scotty Rivenbark, Richardson and Tripp Brown with a double tandem relay, far left. Beau Fleming and Hogan Alvar ez, left. More photos, 3B.
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK T ournament kingfish baitsAvid king mackerel fishermen have waited all year for both this week's 34th annual Greater Jacksonville Kingfish Tournament and the 32nd annual Fernandina Beach Kingfish and Fishing Rodeo next weekend. And the news all small boaters have been waiting for the kingfish have moved into the beaches, where a winning kingfish may well be hooked and landed. "It was slow way offshore this past weekend during the 2014 Northeast Florida Kingfish Shootout," Kenny Crawford said. "Our fishing team landed one kingfish that weighed just under 20 pounds. I believe with the clear water conditions, the big kings have moved into the beaches and inlets." Several king mackerel in the 30to 40-pound class were r eportedly caught along the beaches of Northeast Florida this past weekend with the r eturn of stable weather conditions and clean water. Dead baiting king mackerel is certainly the fastest way I know to hook up to a speedy king mackerel. Frozen Spanish sardines or cigar minnows make excellent dead baits for kingfishing and, when rigged properly, make for an easy day of king mackerel fishing. Dead kingfish baits can be purchased the day before your planned fishing trip and simply placed in a cooler with ice. No hightech live wells are needed and the worry of keeping kingfish baits alive is simply out the door. One of the more successful dead baits for catching king mackerel is the cutlass fish, also referred to as ribbonfish. Brimmed ribbonfish sell from $2-6 each, when they are available. The cheaper ones typically are net caught ribbonfish while the more expensive ones are hand caught. Reports are that ribbonfish sales are up this year and king mackerel fishermen are stocking up their freezers. So, you might consider making an order now for frozen ribbonfish and stocking them up in your freezer just in case the stocks of frozen ribbonfish are depleted. When a major kingfish run is in full swing, king mackerel boats may use from 15-25 ribbonfish per day, particularly when sharks and barracuda are on a major feed. Another option includes purchasing live baits at the marina or boat ramp. During the past few king mackerel seasons, purchasing live baits including blue runners and goggle eyes on land is becoming more and more popular, particularly when fishing in a high-dollar king mackerel tournament. Actually, a live oneto twopound blue runner or goggle eye is more expensive than purchasing ribbonfish. At $5 each, ribbonfish would cost $60 per dozen. Live blue runners or goggle eyes often cost from $100-150 per dozen. Obviously having on board a dozen or more live goggle eyes or blue runners and a fish bag loaded with brimmed ribbonfish is a guarantee that you and your fishing team will be able to run straight to your designated kingfish waters and start fishing without hunting live baits. For both upcoming kingfish tournaments, call Lee's Live Bait at (561) 624-0089. Many area tackle shops will be selling frozen ribbonfish OUTDOORSTerry Lacoss OUTDOORS2BWEDNESDAY, JULY23, 2014 SPORTS News-Leader SPECIAL PHOTOSMatt Farlow, left, and Chris Cathey landed a real "smoker" during the 2012 Northeast Florida Kingfish Shootout. Their big king weighed 37 pounds. Not pictured: Kenny Crawford and Al Morris. Team "Total Chaos," below left, captained by Jason Solano, took home first-place honors during the 2014 Northeast Florida Kingfish Shootout. Their three kingfish aggregate weight was 102.5 pounds and worth a $63,000 21-foot Yellowfin boat, powered by a 250-hp Yamaha outboard and an aluminum Ameratrail boat trailer. Below right, Capt. Michael Foster, left, and Thomas Oliver are pictured with a giant red snapper Oliver boated over the weekend. The last two days of the open r ed snapper season are July 19 and 20. for the big kingfish weekends. The 34th annual Greater Jacksonville Kingfish T ournament runs through Saturday. The popular junior angler tournament will be held today and the main tournament will be held Friday and Saturday. For information visit www.kingfishtournament.com. The 32nd annual Fernandina Beach Kingfish and Fishing Rodeo Tournament will be held Aug. 1-2. Visit www.nsfafish.net. The final days of the open r ed snapper season are Friday and Saturday. RECREATION ROUNDUPFERNANDINABEACH P ARKS & RECREATION DEPARTMENT RECREATION ROUNDUP For information, log onto www.fbfl.us. SPORTS/FITNESS OPEN ADULTVOLLEYBALL at Peck Gym Tuesdays and Fridays from 7-9 p.m. $2/day city resident, $5 non-city. YOUTH VOLLEYBALLat Peck Gym Tuesdays and Fridays from 3-5 p.m. for school and club teams. Players must have adult coach or adult supervision. Call at least 24 hours in advance: 3103353. $2/day city resident, $5 non-city. OPEN INDOOR SOCCER at Peck Gym Wednesdays from 6-8 p.m., $2 city residents, $5 noncity. OPEN BASKETBALLat Peck Gym Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 11 a.m.5:45 p.m. and Tuesday and Friday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., based on court availability. F ALLADULTSOFTBALL LEAGUESREGISTRATION July 28-Aug. 18. Four leagues offered: Recreational co-ed (ASArules; aluminum bat rule for men; games Mondays); open co-ed (ASArules; more competitive; games on Tuesdays); mens (USSSArules; games Thursdays); and womens (ASArules; games Thursdays). Team registration fee $325 (includes a dozen softballs for regular season), due by Aug. 18 at Peck Gym (corner of Elm and South 1 1th streets). Two-game refundable forfeit fees ($72 for recreational co-ed, open co-ed and mens leagues; $48 for womens league) due by Sept. 5. Ask about new team discount and individual playerslists recruitment discount. All leagues begin week of Sept.8. Vi sit www.leaguelineup.com/ fbflsoftball or call/email Jason at 310-3353; firstname.lastname@example.org. FITNESS AREAS Weight Room/Cardio Area at Peck Gym. Free weights, selectorized equipment, Star Trac treadmills, Precor elliptical machines, Schwinn bikes. Ages 13 and up (ages 13-15 with adult supervision; ages 16-17 unsupervised but with waiver signed by parent or guardian). Open Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 11 a.m.-7 p.m., T uesday and Friday from 11 a.m.9 p.m. Atlantic Fitness Room at the Atlantic Center. Precor treadmills and elliptical machines, Star Trac bikes, Hammer Strength plate loaded fitness machines, and Magnum Fitness Biangular Series machines. Ages 13 and up (ages 13-15 with adult supervision; ages 16-17 unsupervised but with waiver signed by parent or guardian). Open Monday-Friday from 7 a.m.7 p.m., Saturday from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Daily/monthly fitness area fees: City residents $3/day; $25/month; $75/four months; $180/12 months. Non-city residents: $5/day; $31/month; $94/four months; $225 12 months. Daily fees and memberships are valid at both fitness areas. PERSONALFITNESS TRAINING available at Atlantic Fitness Room or Peck Gym with Jay Robertson, ISSACertified Personal Fitness Trainer, Performance Nutritionist, and Specialist in Fitness for the Older Adult. $30 per session, $75/week (3 sessions), $200/month (2 sessions/ week for 4 weeks). Monthly packages include dietary analysis and food program. Call Jay at 904310-3361 to schedule a free introductory appointment. MAHARAJ TENNIS at Central Park Tennis Courts Summer Junior Clinic schedule through July 31 (MondayThursday): Level 1 (Tuesday/ Thursday from 10:30-11:15 a.m., ages 4-8) and Level 2 (Tuesday/ Thursday from 11:15 a.m.-12 p.m., ages 6-10) $12/week city residents, $16 non-city. Level 3 (Monday/Wednesday from 10:3011 :30am, ages 8-12) $16/week city residents, $20 non-city. Level 4 (Tuesday/Thursday from 4:30-6 p.m., ages 10-14) $24/week city residents, $30 non-city. Level 5 (Monday/Wednesday from 4-6 p.m., ages 11-17 high school and USTAtournament players) $32/week city residents, $40 noncity. Junior clinicsinstructor: Rod Gibson, USPTA1 (904-891-6927, email@example.com) Adult clinics (Monday-Thursday and Saturday): Beginner Clinic (2.0-2.5) Mondays from 89 a.m. Strokes Clinics Wednesdays from 8-9 a.m. (2.5-3.0) and 9-10:30 a.m. (3.0-3.5). Intermediate Drills Clinics (3.0-3.5) Tuesdays from 8-9:30 a.m.; Thursdays from 9-10:30 a.m.; and Saturdays from 9-10:30 a.m. Intermediate/Advanced Drills Clinics (3.54.0) Thursdays from 6-7:30 p.m. Mens Doubles Clinic (3.5-4.0) W ednesdays from 6-7:30 p.m. W omens Clinic (3.0-3.5) T uesdays from 6:15-7:45 p.m. $10/person/hour for 1-hour clinics and $15/person for 1 1/2 hours clinics. Pre-registration required (minimum of 3 persons/clinic). Private lessons can be scheduled with Head Professional V ishnu Maharaj or an Assistant Professional. $60/hour with Head Professional, $50/hour with Assistant Professional. Customized clinics also available. To register for junior or adult clinics or for more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 548-1472. Schedule and description of clinics available at the Atlantic Center or on the Citys website: www.fbfl.us Central Park tennis court gate keys can be checked out at the Atlantic Center with a $5 deposit. Deposits are refundable if keys are returned within 1 year. Atlantic Center hours: Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Saturday from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. AQUATICS AQUA1 and DEEPWATER AEROBICS at Atlantic Pool Aqua 1 (shallow water) classes are Monday Friday from 1010:55 a.m. Deep Water classes (aqua fitness belts required) are Monday Friday from 11-11:55 a.m. (Tuesday/Thursday class will move back to 9-9:55 a.m. Sept. 2). Monthly, 1 class/day: $50 city residents $63 non-city residents. Monthly, 2 classes/day: $60 city residents, $75 non-city. $5/day for one class city residents, $6 noncity. $10/day for two classes city resident, $12 non-city. PRIVATE SWIMMING LESSONS ages 2 adults. 30minute single session: $20 city resident, $25 non-city. 4-pack: $60 city resident, $75 non-city. 8pack: $100 city resident, $125 non-city. Schedule lessons at the Atlantic Center. SUMMER JUNIOR LIFEGUARD PROGRAM Jr. Beach Guard Program (ages 10-15) offered July 28-Aug. 1. This program is administered through Fernandina Beach Ocean Rescue. $150 city residents, $187 non-city. Register at the Atlantic Center. LEARN TO SWIM PROGRAM SUMMER SWIMMING LESSONS. Registration now at the Atlantic Center. Levels 1 and 2 (one-week courses): $40 city residents, $50 non-city. Levels 3 and 4 (two-week courses): $55 city residents, $68 non-city. Morning classes at Atlantic Pool; evening classes at MLK, Jr. Pool. Full schedule available at the Atlantic Center. NOTE: Free evening lessons available to qualified individuals with proper paperwork. Inquire at the Atlantic Center. SCUBACLASSES at Atlantic Pool DISCOVER SCUBAEXPERIENCE/BUBBLE BLOWERS PROGRAM: A1-2 hour introductory experience that consists of a short classroom session and trying scuba in our pool with a PADI Instructor. Ages 8 and up. $50/person city residents, $62 non-city. Scheduled at your convenience. PADI SCUBAOPEN WATER CERTIFICATION: Private and group instruction available. $275 (additional check-out dive fee). Participants must provide their own masks, snorkels, fins, booties, and weight belts. Ages 10 and up. Training schedule available at the Atlantic Center. BEACH WHEELCHAIRS can be reserved at the Atlantic Center by paying a refundable $50 deposit. 2 wheelchairs available. Call 310-3350 for availability. INSTRUCTED PROGRAMS KARATE at the Peck Center, 1st Floor InstructorsStudio. Japanese Shotokan Karate classes with Sensei Jerry Williamson, a 6th degree Shotokan black belt with over 30 years of instruction experience. Improve your fitness level, self-control, and self-image while learning self-defense. Classes are from 3:30-4:30 p.m. on Mondays and 3:30-5:00 p.m. on Wednesdays. Ages 6 and up. City residents: $40/month. Noncity residents: $45/month. Uniforms available through the instructor. Call Jerry at 753-3605. Register at the Atlantic Center. AIKIDO SELF-DEFENSE at the Peck Center, 1st Floor InstructorsStudio. You could beg for mercy from a violent criminal, hide under the bed, or you could fight back. But are you prepared? Y ou have a duty to protect yourself. These are the words of Sheriff David Clarke, Milwaukee County, WI. Be prepared and protect yourself through the gentle, yet powerful martial art of Aikido. Aikido emphasizes movement that blends with the movement of the attack, joint manipulation and throws. Aikido uses the power and momentum of the attack, against the attacker, quickly neutralizing the assault without inflicting injury. Instructor Dan Kelly is a retired U.S. Marshal specializing in witness and dignitary protection, with over 25 years training in Aikido. He is also a certified Defensive Tactics Instructor by the Federal Law Enforcement T raining Center in Glynco, Georgia. Classes: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30-8 p.m. Ages 14 and up. $50/month city residents, $55 non-city. For information call Dan at 904-400-1498 or email DiverDan9@Gmail.com. T AI CHI & CHI KUNG at the Peck Center, 2nd Floor InstructorsStudio. Lower blood pressure, improve circulation, achieve better balance and strength, and reduce stress with these traditional Chinese methods for improving and maintaining health & wellness. Traditional 108 posture form, Chi Kung meditation, and pushing hands are taught by instructor John Cipriani. Daytime, evening, and weekend classes available: Mondays: 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Wednesdays: 11 a.m.-12 p.m. and 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays: 6-8 p.m. $40/month city residents, $42 non-city. For more information, contact John (904-583-0677, email@example.com). GYMNASTICS & PARKOUR at the Peck Center, 1st Floor InstructorsStudio. Students will learn gymnastics skills from instructor Shari Riepe, International Fitness and Gymnastics champion, with a strong emphasis on encouragement and positive direction. The focus is on tumbling elements beginning, intermediate, and advanced from rolls to backflips. Students will also learn parkour skills how to use their bodies to maneuver around, under, and over obstacles in the environment, including: jumping, leaping, cat grabbing and falling the safe way. Available for boys and girls ages 5-11. Tuition: $50. Specific rules in regards to attire and observations of classes apply. Contact Shari at 904-4046758 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. YOGACLASSES at the Peck Center, 2nd Floor Instructors Studio. Radiant Yoga Mondays from 6:30-7:30 p.m., Thursdays from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. This class is a mixture of a seated and mat yoga practice that uses positive thoughts and feelings in a guided meditation to evoke wellbeing. Yogaerobics Tuesdays from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., W ednesdays from 5:30-6:30 p.m. This class includes a sequence of yoga stretches, yoga cardio, and resistance to build strength and flexibility, while also featuring brain aerobic exercises. 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CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACKWEDNESDAY, JULY23, 2014 SPORTS News-Leader 3B The Golf Club of North Hampton will be hosting the North Hampton Invitational July 26-27. The 36-hole event will be a two-person team gross format. Saturday will be a best ball of two and Sunday is a two-player scramble. Flights will be established based on the total team handicap. All handicaps will be verified at your club. Proceeds of this event will benefit the Yulee High School boys and girls golf teams and help with their needs for golf bags, equipment and uniforms. Greens fees, cart fees, practice balls, flight prizes, proximity contests, a skins game and players cookout are included in the $300 per team entry fee. Stop by the North Hampton golf shop for an entry form. Call 548-0000. The 10th annual ALS Amelia Island Golf Classic, remembering John Louis O'Day, will be held Aug. 1 at Long Point at the Amelia Island Club. Tournament proceeds benefit the ALS Association Florida Chapter. Often referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis is a progressive and fatal neuromuscular disease. It slowly robs the body of its ability to walk, speak, swallow and breathe. Registration, warm-up and lunch buffet are from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Shotgun start for the four-person scramble is 12:30 p.m. Dinner reception, including beer and wine, prizes, awards and silent auction, is from 5-8 p.m. There will be proximity contests and a raffle. Entry fee is $150 per player. Reception only is $50 per person. Contact Mark O'Day at 553-0576 or email@example.com or visit www.ALS GolfAmelia.com. G OLF TOURNAMENTS SPORTS SHORTSB B a a s s k k e e t t b b a a l l l l t t r r a a i i n n i i n n g gGenetic Potential Academy will host process basketball training, a cutting-edge ball handling clinic and offensive clinic, arming players with innovative drills, concepts and footwork they never experienced before. Players will learn stationary and full court ball handling, dribbling 2-3 basketballs, court awareness, secret to jab step, advanced finishing at the rim options, perfecting shot off the dribble and elusive moves. The ball handling clinic is Aug. 2 and offensive moves Aug. 3 at the Peck Center. Cost is $40 per player per session (early registration). Register for both for $65. Walk-up is $50. Age groups include 8-11, 12-14 and 15 and up. Five hours per group per session. Elite group is $50 per session (early), $85 for both, $60 walk-up. For information, contact Zach Rocheleau at 321-6783 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.G G o o l l f f c c a a m m p p a a t t O O m m n n i iOmni Amelia Island Plantation will hold a Junior Golf Academy summer series with six weekly sessions available for children ages 8-17, who will have the opportunity to work with professional coaches to improve their golf skills. Sessions are July 29Aug. 1, Aug. 12-15 and Aug. 26-29. Cost is $200 per week, $75 per individual day. Camp runs from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Campers will work on full swing and short game with on-course playing and video analysis. Snacks will be provided. Miniature putt championship challenge on the final day. Hat and shirts are provided for campers. Students may bring their own clubs but clubs will be provided. Students walk the course; a lightweight carry bag is required. Students must bring their own golf balls for the course; range balls will be provided for practice. Call the pro shop at 2775907, email email@example.com or visit OakMarsh OceanLinks.com.E E l l m m S S t t r r e e e e t t L L i i t t t t l l e e L L e e a a g g u u e eElm Street Little League will hold its annual sports awards banquet at 3 p.m. Aug. 3 at the MLKCenter. Players, parents and sponsors are welcome. For information, contact President W ayne Peterson at 753-1663.R R e e g g i i s s t t e e r r f f o o r r s s o o c c c c e e r rRegistration for the Amelia Island Youth Soccers fall season is open. Visit www.aiysoccer.com to register or contact Lee Burchett at burchett380 @gmail.com. Amelia Island Y outh Soccer has partnered with Soccer Made In America and the Chicago Blast Soccer Club.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, Yulee. Call 261-1075 or 277-1609.P P o o p p W W a a r r n n e e r r r r e e g g i i s s t t r r a a t t i i o o n nFernandina Beach Pop W arner football and cheerleader registration is now open for the 2014 season. Register online at www. leaguelineup.com. Register in person at the field house, corner of 11th and Beech streets, from 5:30-7 p.m. July 28-31.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 registering for Fall volleyball and soccer. Registration runs through Aug. 10 and the season will begin the week of Sept. 2. There are also still spots available in the basketball and volleyball camp July 28 through Aug. 1. Stop by the Welcome Center at the McArthur Family YMCA on Citrona Drive or email firstname.lastname@example.org.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 T en 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.O O p p e e n n h h o o u u s s e e a a t t b b o o a a t t c c l l u u b bBoat Club will hold an open house at their location at Julington Creek Marina, 12807 San Jose Blvd., from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 26. The boat club will be giving free boat rides and refreshments. Everyone is invited to come out and see all that Freedom Boat Club has to offer.A 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 OHagan Lane on Lighthouse Circle. Call 261-1889 for information.R R u u g g b b y y c c h h a a m m p p i i o o n n s s h h i i p pThe Jacksonville Axemen are have released tickets and packages for the 2014 USA Rugby League national championship game. The game will be held at the University of North Florida Aug. 23 and early pre-sale tickets are $8 online. There are also ticket, T -shirt and hotel packages for two on offer. The visiting New Zealand Blue Thunder take on the Presidents Barbarians in a curtain raiser prior to the main event. The Blue Thunder are the visiting Police Rugby League team from New Zealand which will also play the USAPioneers a week prior (Aug. 16) in DeLand. The Presidents Barbarians team will consist of the Overseas Import Players from all teams across the USA Rugby League who are not competing in the National Championship. It will allow those players from Australia, United Kingdom, Papua New Guinea and other nations a chance to compete on behalf of and say thanks to the USA and the teams who have hosted them for the season. The national championship game will then see the Northern Conference champion face the Southern Conference champion to see who is the best Rugby League team in the nation and be crowned USARugby League National Champions. In addition to the most Elite Rugby League action, the event will feature performances from the JaxArrest.com Jacksonville Axe Maidens, include a featured performance of the National Anthem, offer some awesome prizes in the $1 Half-Time Raffle and a live performance of the worldrenowned HAKAfrom the New Zealand Blue Thunder. There will also be a free official post-game party for all fans and supporters who attended the event. Children 15 and under will be admitted free and merchandise and concessions will be sold at reasonable prices. The Axemen are also looking for interest from potential Jacksonville-based companies that would like to become the title/naming rights sponsor for the event as well as a presenting level sponsor. Interested companies may email INFO@jaxaxe.com. For full ticket options visit www.jaxaxe.com /nationalchampionship. Stay up to date with the USARugby League at www.USARL.com. Like the Axemen on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ JaxAxemen.B B a a s s s s m m a a s s t t e e r r s s m m e e e e t tNassau Bassmasters, associated with the Florida Bass Federation, the Bass Federation and the FLW, meets the first Tuesday of every month at the Pig Bar-BQue restaurant in Callahan at 7 p.m. Membership into the club is open to anyone 16 and older. Call Bob Schlag at (912) 729-2282 in Kingsland, Aaron Bell at (904) 545-5092 in Callahan or Tim McCoy at 261-3735 in Fernandina Beach for information.N N S S F F A A m m e e e e t t i i n n g g s sThe Nassau Sport Fishing Association holds its monthly business meetings on the second Wednesday at Kraft T en Acres, 961023 Buccaneer T rail, Fernandina Beach. The social get-togethers are held on the fourth Wednesday. Additional information, directions and reservations are available on the NSFA website at www.nsfafish.net. The Nassau Sport Fishing Association, founded in 1983, is a 501c3 nonprofit organization, created to develop and promote saltwater fishing in the Nassau County area while adhering to state, federal and local regulations, to encourage compliance with rules of water safety by club members and the general public and to promote youth-related community and other civic minded activities. Contact John Hartrich, NSFApresident, at 206-0817 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. REGIONAL BOUND PHOTOS BY BETH JONES/NEWS-LEADERThe Fernandina Beach Babe Ruth U14 Allstars won state and head to North Carolina next week for the southeast r egional tournament in Newton. The Fernandina Beach Pirates beat Mandarin 11-1 Sunday morning in the title game in Tallahassee. Top row from left: Coach Scott Rivenbark celebrates with Tripp Brown after he scored the game-winner Sunday; Scotty Rivenbark on the mound Friday; and shortstop Kyle Richardson. Bottom row from left: Price Moore heads to third base; Ryan Edwards attempts to dodge the catcher at homeplate; and Landtroop keeps an eye on the pitcher as he leads off at first base.
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK P AGE 4B W EDNESDAY J ULY 23, 2014 N EWS -L EADER / F ERNANDINA B EACH FL Dulcimer group forms H EATHER A. PERRY News-Leader Carolyn Welsch gets a great deal of pleasure from playing the dulc imer. My mom was playing about six y ears ago and I picked it up to mess around with and decided I really e njoyed it. Welsch joined a small group of others who began getting together in January to play dulcimers and share music. We have a very small group and are always looking for more people,s aid Linda Buehler. With just six members now, B uehler said theyd like to expand the group so they could go and playa t nursing homes or assisted living centers. O f the songs the group plays, Buelers favorite is Ill Fly Away The Yulee Dulcimers meet t he second Saturday of each month at New Vision C ongregational Church, 96072 Chester Road, Yulee. M embers play all types of dulcimer music from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Please bring several copies of your favorite music to share. Beginners welcome. For more information call 849-1616. email@example.com C ROSSWORD /S UDOKU P EOPLE & P LACES P ETS O O p p t t i i m m i i s s t t C C l l u u b b Loran Tyler, a sign language interpreter and home school expert, spoke r ecently to the Optimist Club of Fernandina Beach. She is pictured with club President Larry Parker. The Fernandina Beach Optimist Club meets each Wednesday from noon-1 p.m. at the Fer nandina Beach Golf Club. Call Bernice Kelley at 2617923 or Barb Kent at 2774071. SUBMITTED PHOTOS BY ROBYN NEMES/FOR THE NEWS-LEADER J J u u n n i i o o r r N N a a t t u u r r a a l l i i s s t t s s W ild Amelia Seashor e Junior Naturalist and volunteer Hannah Phillips helps aspiring Junior Naturalist Chloe complete work on a lapbook at a recent Wild Amelia Junior Naturalist camp at the Book Loft, above right. The pr ogram was part of the Book Lofts summer series, Dare to Dream, the Wild Amelia component being, Make a Difference in Nature. The participants made lapbooks, above left, and learned about sea turtles, crabs, seashells and the tides. This camp featured The Seashore component of Wild Amelias Junior Naturalist program. A new component on The Maritime Forest is now available. A guided nature walk is set for Aug. 4 at 8 a.m. at Goffinsville Park in Nassauville. Email Robyn Nemes at r firstname.lastname@example.org for infor mation and to r egister For mor e infor mation about the Junior Naturalist pr ogram and the many activities of Wild Amelia, an all-volunteer environmental nonprofit, visit wildamelia.com or Wild Amelia on Facebook. SUBMITTED PHOTOS F F l l a a g g r r e e t t i i r r e e m m e e n n t t The Amelia Island Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution held a Flag Retirement Cer emony in June. V ice-Mayor Sarah Pelican, at left with Chapter Regent Marie Santr y read a proclamation from the city of Fer nandina Beach declaring the week of June 9-15 Flag Week. Also pictured, from left, preparing the first f lag to be retired, are Chapter Treasurer Roxie Kulczynski, Florida State Society DAR Curator Jane Collins, Chapter 2 nd V ice Regent Emma Leeper, and Or ganizing Chapter Regent Jean Mann. Pictur ed in the backgr ound ar e Aislin A lexander, president of the Vaughan-Latham Society Children of the American Revolution (C.A.R. Ruth Ellis, and Regent Marie Santry. For information about membership in the DAR, contact Marie at email@example.com. For information on the Vaughan-Latham Society C.A.R., contact Amy at firstname.lastname@example.org. R R o o t t a a r r y y f f e e l l l l o o w w Recently the Fer nandina Beach Rotary Club welcomed speaker Colette Boylan, right,d aughter of club Past Pr esident J ohn Boylan, left. Colette gained a l ove of travel fr o m family trips to Europe and as a Rotary Youth Exchange Student to Australia in 2006. Now a teacher at High Trails Outdoor Science School in Big Bear, Calif., she just returned from a seven-month excursion to South America. Colette shared photos and stories of her travels and said a highlight was the Galapagos Island of San Cristobal, wher e she helped erad icate invasive plant species and saw a variety of native animals. At the conclusion her father surprised Colette with a Paul Harris Fellowship. John said he had made the necessary $1,000 contribution to the Rotary Foundation in recognition of his daughter s suppor t of Rotar y and her commitment to the Rotary ideal of spr eading peace and goodwill during her travels. PHOTO BY MELANIE FERREIRA FOR THE NEWS-LEADER Linda Buehler, left, and Carolyn Welsch are members of a dulcimer players g roup that meets m onthly to share music and friendship. SUBMITTED
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6B W EDNESDAY J ULY 23, 2014 AROUND TOWN News-Leader CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK T y is a lovable, super friendly bulldog mix who s very smart and affectionate! Hes only about a year old and hes a bundle of happiness, with a fantastic smile and gr eat disposition. He has a b eautiful red-brindle coat thats soft for petting. He knows how to sit and he aims to please. Hes also treat-oriented, which is great for training. He s learning to walk on his leash, and he s curious and aler t. When he ar rived he had a bald patch on his backside caused by a flea aller gy but were successfully treating him for it. We expect that with standar d flea contr ol it will go away completely and his coat will be 100 per cent soon! T y is the kind of dog who will brighten your day every day with his loving, upbeat attitude and a smile that will melt your heart. For a lifetime of loyalty and affection, Ty wants to be your guy! Wednesday is a real beauty who would love to be your friend and companion! She has a luxurious, truly gorgeous orange and black coat, with beautiful markings. She s a Calico Domestic Shorthair mix, and about 4 years old. She s a polydactyl, with an extra toe on her fr ont paws, and she gets along well with other cats in our cattery. Shes shy until she gets to know you, but shes friendly and we think she would be a wonder f ul pet. Once she has adjusted and feels secure we believe shed love to be your lap cat, and shed appreciate you even more for making her feel safe and loved. W ednesday will be your faithful friend ever y day! Y ou can see pictur es and videos of our adoptable dogs and cats at our website, NassauHumaneSociety.com. Our adoption center at 671 Airpor t Road is open ever y day except Monday, 321-1647. Our Second Chance r esale store is joining with several more great resale stores for the Consignment Crawl and Resale T our Satur day fr om 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Well have special sales and homemade goodies ser ved up all day long! Also, when you shop at Chico s on Thursday from 5-7 p.m., 10 percent of your total purchase will be donated to the Nassau Humane Society! Chico s is located in the Shops of Amelia Island Plantation. Thanks! NASSA U HUMANE SOCIETY Twinkle is a four-monthold Snowshoe Siamese with t he sweetest disposition. She turns every object into a toya nd thanks you for petting her with lots of purrs. Twinkle l ost her eye when she was a very young kitten. It doesnt keep her back or slow her down at all and she is happy to give you her perpetual w ink. Can you make Twinkle a part of your family or give a ny of our other deserving cats a chance at a new life? To h elp adult cats find loving homes, our friends at KDI Homes will sponsor our adult cats to qualifying adopters. Read more about our cats patiently waiting for their new lives at www.catsangels.com. A ll of our cats have been spayed or neutered, are curr ent on all vaccinations, receive regular wellness care, monthly flea treatments and are micro-chipped. Cats Angels Thrift Store/Adoption Center at 709 S. Eighth St/ is open Monday through S aturday from 11 a.m. til 5 p.m. or call 321-2267 for more i nformation on KDI Homes Sponsorship. Volunteers are needed to help us care for thec ats. Please call, stop by to s ign up or download the Volunteer Application from our website www.catsangels.com. The Thrift Store at Cats Angels is looking for your lefto vers. We gladly accept what i s left over from garage and e state sales, redecorating and d ownsizing projects. Please call us about large items and we can pick them up. The only items we cannot accept are computers, older TVs and clothing. If you havent s hopped at the Cats Angels T hrift Store, please come by a nd have a look as we have something for everyone. The c ats also appreciate donations of dry food and litter especially now with all the kittens. Visit Miss Lydias Wish List at amazon.com or How To Help on our website to see more of what we can use. Were thep lace to recycle your aluminum and cat food cans at t he bins located at the back of our parking lot. Cats Angels is an all-volunteer organization and receives no government monies. The revenue to support our programs is gained through fundraising, donations, and sales from our Thrift Store. Read more about o ur Spay/Neuter, TNR and Adoption Programs atw ww.catsangels.com. D ont wait to have your c ats and dogs spayed or neutered. Free spay/neuter ser v ice is available to all Nassau County residents and there is free transport from Yulee and Callahan. Call First Coast No More Homeless P ets at (904 m ake an appointment. You c an also call Cats Angels at 321-2267 for more information or help with feral/community cats. Spay and neuter the responsible solution. Amelia Baptist Church is happy to w elcome Devin and Elizabeth Clevenger of Clevenger Creations Musical Theatre Company as its childrens choir directors. The Clevengers are a husband and wife team who recently moved here from New York City. They have worked with childrens musical theater in several states. C hildren in grades 1-5 will experience a Christmas musical to perform at Amelia Baptist Church for family and friends. The musical is The Light Has Come, which contains high-energy songs, beautiful ballads and a fun and quirky script that finally takes listeners to the meaning of Christmas. The children will focus on the e ssentials of musicals: stage acting, healthy singing technique, acting through song and self-confidence. This is a free educational opportunity on Wednesdays, starting Aug. 6 from 6:15-7:30 p.m. at Amelia Baptist Church, whose primary focus is to understand that our talents are given by God and can be used for His glory. C ontact Pam Helton at 261-9527 or firstname.lastname@example.org for details. T he church is located at 961167 Buccaneer Trail, at the roundabout where Buccaneer Trail meets South Fletcher Avenue, on Amelia Island. CATS ANGELS A A d d o o p p t t a a n n a a d d u u l l t t Cats Angels invites you to stop by and meet the cats living at the Adoption Center. They are mostly adults, some have special needs and many have been with Cats Angels for several years. The cats come in all shapes, sizes, colors and have many different purrsonalities. They are well cared for by the volunteers, but need for ever homes. T o help them get a second chance at a new life, Ted Kostich of KDI Homes is sponsoring the adult cats for qualified adopters. Cats Angels, 709 S. Eighth St., is open Monday-Saturday from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. If you cannot adopt a cat, consider the Sponsorship Program to help take care of their needs. Stop by or visit www .catsangels.com for details. S S h h o o p p a a n n d d S S i i p p Chico s at the Shops of Amelia Island Plantation is partnering with the Nassau Humane Society in a fundraiser. Shop at Chicos July 24 from 5-7 p.m. and 10 percent of your purchase will be donated to NHS. Then r elax on the stor s back por ch with a complimentary glass of wine and visit with some of the fur r y friends fr om the shelter For more information on how you can help visit www.nassauhumanesociety.com. T T h h r r i i f f t t s s t t o o r r e e s s a a l l e e RAIN Humane Societys Thrift Shop will host a 50 per cent of f sale July 25 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Everything will be 50 per cent of f the origi nal marked price. Lots of new mer chandise has poured in and the store needs to make room for more. The Thrift Shop is located in the Harris Teeter Shopping center on Amelia Island. P P a a w w p p a a r r a a z z z z i i Models will strike a pose on the catwalk wearing boutique fashions to support First Coast No More Homeless Pets (FCNMHP nonprofit working to make the community no kill. Pawparazzi will feature a champagne reception, gourmet dinner live music, a silent auction and runway fashion show July 29 at 6 p.m. at Alhambra Theatr e and Dining, 12000 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville. Tickets are $85 per person or tables of four and six are available for $75 per person. For details and tickets, visit www.fcnmhp.org. R R i i g g h h t t W W h h a a l l e e f f e e s s t t The sixth annual Right Whale Festival is set for Nov. 15 at Sea Walk Pavilion in Jacksonville. The free event celebrates the annual r etur n of the endangered right whale to its calving waters off the coasts of Northeast Florida and southern Georgia. Enjoy live music, artists and photographers selling gift items, speakers, food tr ucks, activities for kids, a beach cleanup with Keep Jacksonville Beautiful, a 5K race and 2.5K fun r un, and exhibitors pr omoting marine sci ence education, conservation, water recreation and outdoor activities. Organizers are seeking sponsors. Details are posted at RightWhale Festival.com; inquiries are welcome at email@example.com. V V o o l l u u n n t t e e e e r r s s n n e e e e d d e e d d Her es the scoop Cats Angels Inc., SPCA is shorthanded and needs your help feeding and caring for the cats at its adoption center. Duties include scooping, cleaning cages, feeding, laundry, washing dishes, sweeping/vacuuming and mopping floors. Morning and evening shifts are available. Paid in pur rs and kitty kiss es, and the good feeling that you have done something wonderful. Email Bonnie at firstname.lastname@example.org or download the Volunteer Form at www.catsangels.com and mail or take to Cats Angels, 709 S. Eighth St., Fer nandina Beach, FL 32034. R R A A I I N N v v o o l l u u n n t t e e e e r r s s RAIN needs a few volunteers to work the thrift store on Friday and Saturdays from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. If you are interested, contact Patricia at 4033422 or Lynda at 556-1176 (leave message or text). 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 Fr ee spay/neuter sur geries are available thr ough 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 More Homeless Pets at (904 appointment. All cats will have a spay/neuter sur ger y and rabies shot. Fr ee 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 (904 PET PROJECTS HOME & GARDEN BRIEFS B B e e e e h h o o u u s s e e c c l l a a s s s s On Oct. 3 from 10-11:30 a.m. County Extension Director/Horticulture Agent R ebecca Jordi will conduct a session on the importance ofp ollinators in your garden. Learn different kinds of pollin ation and the primary pollinators: butterflies, beetles and bees. You will also learn how to attract Mason bees. The session is free, however if y oud like to make & take bee houses for your yard, thec ost is $10 for supplies. You will make one bean can bee h ouse and one wood hotel bee house. Download the registration form at http://nassau.ifas.ufl.edu. Completed form and your check for the (optionaloject can be dropped of at either the C allahan Extension office the Yulee Extension office (letter d rop available). Make checks payable to Nassau County Extension. Registration is required by Sept. 24. For information call 879-1019. N N a a t t u u r r e e p p h h o o t t o o g g r r a a p p h h y y Ever dreamed of getting the perfect shot of a great blue heron in flight or a bumb lebee nestled on a flower? J oin a photographer and n ature enthusiast for a leisurely stroll on the Fairway Loop Trail and learn techniques to help capture the beauty of the maritime forest and salt marsh on film, July 26 at 10 a.m. at the Ribault Club on Fort G eorge Island Cultural State P ark. Please bring your own c amera and photography supp lies, stur d y shoes, bug spray sunscreen and water. No reservations are necessary and the pr ogram is free. For information contact the Talbot Islands Ranger Station at (904 isit w ww .floridastateparks.or g. B B e e a a c c h h w w a a l l k k Join a park ranger for a walk on the beach as they explain the importance of undeveloped beach habitat, including facts about sea creatur es and common shells found in the ar ea, July 26 at 2 p .m. at the multi-use trail pavili on at the south beach ar e a on Little T a lbot Island. Bring sun screen and water. No reservations are necessary and the program is free with park admission. For infor mation contact the Talbot Islands Ranger Station a t (904isit w ww .floridastateparks.or g. E E n n e e r r g g y y w w o o r r k k s s h h o o p p Looking forward to vacation, time at the beach and the fun summer activities, but dr eading those incr eased utility bills? Did you know that 40 percent of your energy bill is just from heating and cooling? Join JEA July 29 fr om 5:306:30 p.m. at Rice Architecture, 961687 Gateway Blvd., Suite 201H, Amelia Island, for a free workshop sponsored by JEA, Green Team Project and Nassau Libraries to lear n how to keep your home comfortable and your utilities in check during the summer heat wave. Learn how to identify problem ar eas in your home and which ones are costing you the most. Also, learn about the Home Energy & Water Evaluation Kits available fr ee for check out with a valid Nassau County Libraries card. Register at www .gr eenteam project.org/eventcalendar or call 348-0718. U U n n i i o o n n g g a a r r r r i i s s o o n n Fort Clinch State Park, 2601 Atlantic A ve., will host a Union Garrison event from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Satur day Aug. 2 and 9 a.m. to noon Sunday Aug. 3. Interact with living historians to experience life in the fort as it was in 1864. The grounds will be bustling with soldiers in period costumes involved in firing demonstrations, mar ching drills, cooking and daily activities. Fees include the $6 per vehicle park entrance fee plus $2 per person fort admission. For information contact the park at 277-7274 or visit www .FloridaStateParks.or g. P P l l a a n n t t c c l l i i n n i i c c On August 4, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Extension Director/Horticulture Agent Rebecca Jordi will conduct a Plant Clinic at the Yulee Extension office. All county residents are invited to bring plant samples showing problems in their landscapes. Pr oblems will be identified and solutions offered for correction. There is no fee for this service. For information call 879-1019. Fall musical opportunity for kids at Amelia Baptist SUBMITTED PHOTOS Husband and wife team Devin Clevenger, left, and Elizabeth Clevenger, above, n ew childrens choir directors at A melia Baptist Church, will offer a musical experience for children starting Aug. 6. OPTIMIST CLUB LITERARY LEANINGS M ike Bowling of A melia Island, right, inventor of Pound Puppies, spoke recently at the Fernandina Beach Optimist Club. He is pic tured with club President Larry Parker and his grandsonN ugget. T he Fernandina B each Optimist Club meets each Wednesday from noon-1 p.m. at the Fernandina Beach Golf Club. Call Bernice Kelley at 261-7923 or Barb Kent at 277-4071. SUBMITTED D D a a r r e e t t o o D D r r e e a a m m I n the final presentation of The Book L oft s Dar e to Dr eam... pr ogram on July 26 a t 4 p.m., graphic novel designer Michael Regina will explain his pr o cess for cr e ating and telling stories and then guide the gr o up in developing a story together. Participants will also design their own monsters. Call The Book Loft at 261-8991 for infor mation. B B o o o o k k F F e e s s t t e e v v e e n n t t T he Amelia Island Book Festival, set for F eb. 19-21, will present A ngelspeake b y Trudy Griswold at a wine and cheese reception Aug. 1 fr o m 4:30-6:30 p.m. at a private home on Amelia Island Plantation. Author of four books, Griswold s first, Angelspeake is now in its 23rd printing (Simon & Schustered on national TV and a PBS-TV documentar y. Griswold will show you how easy it is to con tact your own angels to receive their guidance, love and support. Make a private consultation appointment with her if you choose. T ickets ar e $35. Make checks payable to AIBF, P.O. Box 15286, Fernandina Beach, FL 32035. For infor mation call (706 email email@example.com. F F O O L L B B o o o o k k C C l l u u b b Friends of the Library Book Club meets the second Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. in the parlor of St. Peters Episcopal Chur ch. Moderators ar e Nor man and Marilyn Wesley. Upcoming books include Aug. 14: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak; Sept. 11: Out Stealing Horses by Per Petterson; Oct. 9: The Good Soldier by For d Madox Ford; 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 by Louise Erdrich; and Feb. 12: The Dinner by Her man Koch. L L i i b b r r a a r r y y b b o o a a r r d d The Nassau County Librar y Advisor y Boar d will meet Aug. 19 from 3-5 p.m. at the Yulee library, FSCJ/ Nassau Center, 76346 W illiam Bur gess Blvd., Y u lee. The public is invited. Call 277-7365 for information. P P e e c c k k l l i i b b r r a a r r y y T he Peck Center Librar y at South 11th and Elm str eets is open to the public on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 3-5 p.m. Drop by and see all the books available for check-out and for sale for both children and adults. For more information call 3103355 and to leave messages call Mrs. Charles Albert at 261-4113. B B o o o o k k s s P P l l u u s s e e v v e e n n t t s s Every third Thursday during the summer, Books Plus, 1743-A S. Eighth St., hosts Authors in The Round with up to 20 authors of all genres, and a free wine tasting from 56:30 p.m. A list of authors is available uponr equest at Books Plus and at www .book splusamelia.com. 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 Program meets the third Tuesday of each month at the Peck Center 516 South 10th St., Fernandina Beach. For information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
will hang for only a limited t ime so be sure to take a look at the original works of art f rom budding young artists. The gallery is located at 94 A melia Village Circle at the Omni Spa & Shops. Open Tuesdays 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Wednesday-Friday 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. A A c c t t i i n n g g c c l l a a s s s s Amelia Musical Playhouse p resents The Art of the Monologue: An Acting Course with Sinda Nichols on Aug. 12, 19, 27 and Sept. 2 from 24 p.m. or 6:30-8:30 p.m. The class is limited to 10 actors and is open to adults 18 and older with stage and/or classroom experience. Actors are strongly encouraged to bring 1to 2-minute monologues. T o enroll, email n email@example.com. F ee is $40. For information email or call Nichols at (910 616-5148. Amelia Musical Playhouse is located at 1955 Island Walkway, Fernandina Beach. 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 A melia Island will host its m onthly cof f ee on Aug. 14. Women interested in joining the club and who reside in Nassau County (no matter how long they have lived here) are welcome to attend. For further information contactL ucy Bryan at (90419 o r Lcybryn@sonic.net, or visit w ww newcomersofameliaisland.com. D D u u n n e e s s & & t t u u n n e e s s The Dunes & Tunes Arts and Music Festival and amateur sand sculpting competition will be held on Aug. 16 atM ain Beach. J oin the city Parks and Recreation Department and the Sand Lovers sculpting team in a competition, held in conjunction with the art and music festival. Registration opens at 11 a.m. and the competition runs from noon to 3 p.m. Fee is $10 solo 12 andu nder, $15 solo 13 and up and $30 per team. For information contact Jay at 3103361 or firstname.lastname@example.org. C C D D a a u u d d i i t t i i o o n n s s Mrs. Kate Carpenter announces auditions for her newest CD project, Lightning Bug Lullabies. Singers ages 7-11 are invited to audition in Callahan on Aug. 16. Applications and details are at www.MrsKate.com. Deadline is Aug. 14. Mrs. Kate Carpenter is a p erforming songwriter from Callahan. Lightning Bug L ullabies is her 11th CD project. Children selected for this v ocal team will have four rehearsals in Callahan and record in the studio of producer Jamie DeFrates in St. Augustine. T T a a i i l l g g a a t t e e C C o o o o k k o o f f f f The Amelia Island Convention & Visitors Center i nvites guests to kick off the college football season with a barbecue competition during the fifth annual Great Southern Tailgate Cook-off Aug. 22-23 at Main Beach in Fernandina Beach. Sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society, the event includes professional barbecue competition teams c ompeting for cash prizes. A dmission is $5 per person a nd the event features free live entertainment, including Beach Street Blues Band and more. For information, visit www.gstailgatecookoff.com. A A m m e e l l i i a a C C o o n n T he first-ever Amelia Con w ill be held at the Atlantic A venue Recreation Center a nd the W o man s Club on Sept. 5-7. This event is Amelia Island s anime, comic book, animation, video game, fantasy, sci-fi, and pop culture convention. The day of fun features celebrity and comicb ook guests, cosplayers, a rtists, writers, Q&A s, films, e xhibits and more. T ickets start at $10. For more information or to purchase tickets visit www.ameliacon.com. F F a a s s h h i i o o n n s s h h o o w w The Amelia Island Charity Group will host a Navy SealF oundation Patriot s Day L adies Fashion Show Luncheon on Sept. 11. Lunch will begin at 1 1 :30 a.m. at the Fernandina Beach Golf Club, 2800 Bill Melton Road. Fashions will be shown from Lori & Lulus. State Rep. Janet Adkins will be the k eynote speaker. Tickets for the luncheon a re available for a $25 donation and all proceeds will bene fit the Navy Seal Foundation. Online registration is available at: www.ameliaislandnavys ealfoundation.org/events or mail a $25 donation payable t o the Navy Seal Foundation to P.O. Box 15698,F ernandina Beach, FL32034. Contact Carol Carter with a ny questions at 261-9193. Registration deadline is Aug. 31. B B l l u u e e s s F F e e s s t t T he fourth annual Amelia Island Blues Festival will r eturn back to the ocean breezes of Main Beach Sept. 12-13. Friday night will feature the Fernandina Beach High School Blues in School Band under the direction of Johnny Robinson and Roger Hurricane Wilson, followed by The Mojo Roots. OnS aturday, the festival will continue with performances from a variety of artists, including headliners Curtis Salgado, John Primer, Samantha Fish, Bernard Allison, Ben Prestage and more. For a full line-up of entertainment and to purchase tickets, visit www.amelia islandbluesfest.com or call (404 ONGOING 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 a nd over the age of 55, call 3 21-1 116 to join. Its free to r egister. 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 T he Amelia Insight sitting group (Sangha T uesday at the Dome Healing Center from 7:30 to 9:15 p.m. They start with a reading and discussion of a verity of material related to the practice and p hilosophy of Insight Meditation and mindfulness, followed b y a 45 minute sitting (30 plus 15 minutes). A nyone interested in meditation is invited to attend all or part of the gathering. To learn more 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 G erris Corner of Comfort, a nonprofit resource center for w omen with cancer, answers questions in a confidential setting, provides support group information, brochures, reference materials, a lending l ibrary and more through trained volunteers. It offers s tylish head coverings, hairpieces, sleep caps, chemo b ags with necessities and comfort pillows free of charge. Open Monday-Friday from noon to 4 p.m. in Maxwell Hall at Memorial United Methodist C hurch on North Sixth Street, downtown Fernandina Beach. C all 277-0099. G G e e n n e e a a l l o o g g y y g g r r o o u u p p Genealogy group meetings a re held at Yulee United M ethodist Church, 86003 C hristian Way, Yulee, the second and fourth Friday of each month from 9-11 a.m. New members are welcome. Call 225-5381 or Paulette Murrin at 548-9752 for infor mation. S PECIAL EVENTS S S o o u u n n d d o o f f M M u u s s i i c c Amelia Musical Playhouse p resents The Sound of Music July 24-26 at 7:30 p.m.T his family-friendly features local talent and a 9-piece orchestra. The childrens roles are double cast so if you are going to see a specific student, find out their performance dates. T ickets are $20 adults and $15 students and available ata meliamusicalplayhouse.com through Brown Paper Tickets, or at the AMPbox office each morning and evening. Box office tickets cash or check please. Or, call 277-3455, leave a message and someo ne will return your call. The theater is located at 1955I sland Walkway, Fernandina Beach. Email email@example.com. O O n n c c e e O O n n T T h h i i s s I I s s l l a a n n d d Tickets are on sale for Once On This Island, Jr. at A melia Community Theatre. This junior version of the Broadway musical is presented by the 40 musical theater campers at ACTwho are ages 8 through 17, and directed by K ristin Sakamoto. Performanc es are at 7 p.m. on July 25 and 2 p.m. on July 26 in the main stage theater at 207 Cedar St. All tickets are $10 and are available at www. ameliacommunitytheatre.org or by calling 261-6749. M M c c G G r r a a w w b b i i k k e e r r a a f f f f l l e e A rk of Nassau is holding a raffle for a motorcycle autographed by country music star Tim McGraw. Ticket sales continue through noon Aug. 8 at Ark of Nassau, 86051 Hamilton St. and US 17, one m ile north of A1Ain Yulee. T ickets are $5 for one or $20 f or five and available on-site Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Cash, check or credit card accepted on-site or call 225-9355 for credit card orders. T ickets and receipt will be sent by mail. The drawing will be held at Ark on Aug. 8 at noon. Y ou dont need to be p resent to win. Proceeds will help serve Ark s mission to educate, motivate and encourage individuals with varying disabilities to achieve independence and enjoy successful and fulfilling lives. Visit www.arkofnassau. org. A A C C T T m m u u s s i i c c a a l l Tickets are on sale at Amelia Community Theatre for Bingo, the Winning Musical. A Florida hurricane wont stop best girlfriends from playing bingo in this energetic, upbeat musical comedy The a udience gets to join in the fun with bingo games and prizes too. Performances are at 8 p.m. on Aug. 14-16, 21-23, 27-30 and at 2 p.m. on A ug. 24 at 207 Cedar St. Adult tickets are $20 and student tickets through high school are $10; purchase at ameliacommunitytheatre.org or call 2616749. THIS WEEK 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 The public is invited to play bingo every Thursday at the Legion, 626 S. Third St., Fernandina Beach, in the large smoke-free meeting hall. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and early bird games start at 6:05 p.m., with regular play begin ning promptly at 6:30 p.m. The bingo session is nine games for $20, with multiple jackpots paid out. For questions email firstname.lastname@example.org. Proceeds support programs sponsored by the American Legion. L L a a p p t t o o p p c c l l a a s s s s ABeginner Laptop Workshop will be held in July 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, is the instructor. She has been teaching private and group computer lessons on Amelia Island for 10 years. The cost of each session is a donation of $10 to Council on Aging, a 501(c charity Call Jan at 583-2870 for dates and registration information. Y Y o o u u t t h h a a r r t t Y outh art classes will be held at the Island Art Association Educational Center on July 26 and Aug. 30, including Children s Art for ages 6-9, 10-11 a.m. and 11:15 a.m.12:15 p.m.; and Middle School Art for ages 1013, 1-2:15 p.m. Classes are l ed by Diane Hamburg. Preregister at the Island Art Association Gallery, 18 N. Second St., 261-7020. A A r r t t b b o o x x c c l l a a s s s s Join artist Eliza Holliday for a class on Haku Chitsu Boxes or Hinged Folded Book Boxes o n July 26 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Island Art Association, 1 8 N. Second St. This is a one-day workshop with complete instruction on how to make a protective box for your most precious b ook. Learn the binding basics as you make this boxf orm with closing clasp pins, and bind with paper or cloth y ou color yourself. Fee is $65, all materials included. For information and registration call Holliday at 5562517 or email eliza@letterist. c om. Aminimum of four participants is required. Maximum is1 5. Pre-registration with a $30 deposit is required, either m ailed to or dropped off at 129 South 17th St. W W i i l l d d l l i i f f e e e e x x h h i i b b i i t t The sixth annual St. Augustine Nature and Wildlife Exhibit takes place July 26Aug. 31 at the St. Augustine Art Association, 22 Marine St., St. Augustine. Fernandina B each artist Theogenes Jose G arcia-Luina is featured in the s how. For information contact email@example.com. The gallery is closed on Mondays. NEXT WEEK J J a a z z z z a a t t b b e e a a c c h h The American Beach Property OwnersAssociation will sponsor their last Summer Jazz Series of the year on Aug. 2 from 4-7 p.m. at Burney Park at American B each. Smooth jazz saxop honist Pierre Kendrick will p erform. Bring your lawn chairs and come hungry and ready to relax and enjoy the music and atmosphere. Kendrick has performed all over the United States and abroad. For information emaila firstname.lastname@example.org. B B a a n n d d y y a a r r d d s s a a l l e e The Fernandina Beach High School Band Parents Association will host a yard sale on Aug. 2 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at the band room of the high school. Proceeds willh elp support the band prog ram. The public is welcome. C OMING UP F F i i l l m m f f e e s s t t e e v v e e n n t t J oin the Rendezvous Film F estival for a ribbon cutting, hors doeuvres and jazz to cel ebrate the new film, music and gaming festival commemorating the history and cultural contributions of Evan s Rendezvous in American Beach on Aug. 7 at 5 p.m. at t he Ocean Front Lawn of The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, 4750 A melia Island Pkwy Contact email@example.com or visit www.RendezvousFestival.co m. The event is free and open to the public. Rendezvous Festival, for merly the Amelia Island Film Festival, is accepting film submissions for its debut International Film and Music Festival June 5-13, 2015 on Amelia Island and American Beach. For rules, regulations, submission dates and fees visit www .rendezvousfestival. com. H H y y p p n n o o s s i i s s s s h h o o w w Acomedy hypnosis show featuring Larry Silver will be at Theatre by the Trax, 1000 Osborne St., St. Marys, Ga., on Aug. 8 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 and available at Once Upon a Bookseller in St. Marys or reserve will call at (912 103. B B l l u u e e s s c c o o n n c c e e r r t t Jacksonville singer/guitarist Daryl Hance will perform his brand of funky, bluesy, rock and roll music on Aug. 9 at the Palace Saloon, 117 Centre St. Doors open at 8 p.m. and show starts at 9 p.m. Admission is free. Hance will perform songs from his new album, Land Of Trembling Earth, due out Aug. 5 on Pine Tar Recordings. Visit www .darylhance.com. Call 491-3332. C C h h i i l l d d r r e e n n s s e e x x h h i i b b i i t t The Amelia Island Plantation ArtistsGuild & Gallery presents Progeny, a childrens art exhibit, Aug. 12Sept. 20. The paintings and drawings installed in the cor ner gallery will be from the gallery members children, grandchildren and greatgrandchildren. This collection CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 7B W EDNESDAY J ULY 23, 2014 AROUND TOWN News-Leader Become a nutrition volunteer SOLUTION JULY 16 Fill in the squares so that each row, column and 3-b y3 box contain the numbers 1 through 9. Solution will appear in the F rida y B-section. Friday July 18 Solution P EOPLE & P LACES MOVIE VILLAINS ACROSS 1. Shrub or tree especially common in Africa 6. *Toy Story child antagonist 9. That was close! 13. ___-__-la 14. *He confronted Jafar in Disney s Alladin 15. This one should beware 16. Asteraceae flower 17. Presidential election month 18. State indirectly 19. *Cuckoo s nest guardian 21. Open-mouthed 23. Fa follower 24. December stone 25. Fitting 28. Embarkation location 30. *The Exorcist possessor 35. Brooding 37. Last word in radio transmis sion 39. Flax plant fabric 40. Calcium oxide 41. *He s evil in the Jungle Book 43. Penpoints 44. Hipbone-related 46. Like the White Rabbit 47. ____ Crawley, The Countess of Grantham 48. The enlightened one 50. Post-deductions amount 52. Uh-uh 53. To a remarkable degree, in U.K. 55. ___ or decaf 57. Right-hand page 59. *Seven sadist 63. Floorboard sound 65. ___ Beta Kappa 67. Spacious 68. Ancient 69. Bro or sis 70. Amnion, pl. 71. ____ all work out 72. *All about her 73. Egg holders DOWN 1. The first ____ I see tonight 2. Major animal 3. *He played a sociopath in The Talented Mr. Ripley 4. Smart _____, pl. 5. Drive-in employee 6. Sometimes used for timing 7. U.N. labor agency 8. Parlor piece 9. Shoe option 10. Sensational pro motion 11. Moray ___ 12. Kind of humor 15. With two axes 20. Poet T.S. 22. To swindle or cheat 24. Kitchen herb 25. W ing it 26. WWI French soldier 27. Abnormally distended, especially by fluids 29. *Funny and a Dr. 31. Dietary mineral 32. For better or worse? 33. Camouflaged equine 34. T ake back what one said 36. Decode letters 38. Network of nerves 42. Old but in 45. *No ordinary doll 49. Aardvarks meal morsel 51. Ali Khameneis capital 54. Bush thicket 56. Lawn ornament 57. Bona fide 58. *Voice of Darth V ader, James ____ Jones 59. Be compatible 60. Cheadle and Rickles 61. Bypass 62. Unfledged or nestling hawk 63. Fraternity letter 64. Process of decay 66. It destroys helper Tcells The Cooperative Extension Service, University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences is offer-i ng a Master Food and Nutrition V olunteer pr ogram designed to p rovide food and nutrition training for selected individuals in Florida. Master Food and Nutrition Volunteer is a title given to individuals who receive in-depth food and nutrition training from County Extension Family andC onsumer Sciences agents. In r eturn participants give volunteer service to their local County Extension Office during the next year. Training will be held at the D uval County Extension office o n W ednesdays, Aug. 13-Oct. 1 5, with follow-up assessment sessions. Sessions are 9:30 a.m.3:30 p.m. and include basic nutrition and health, food safety, food preparation and the latest food preservation updates. Fee is $75 to cover references and lab supplies. Contact MegM cAlpine at 491-7340 or con n firstname.lastname@example.org. D D o o n n a a t t e e y y o o u u r r g g u u i i t t a a r r A rts Alive Nassau is excited to report it plans to s tart a guitar program at Yulee Elementary in September as part of its after-school offerings. To do so, they need donations of acoustic guitars. Perhaps you purchased o ne with the idea of taking lessons or learning to play a nd never got around to it. If you have an acoustic guitar and would be willing to donate it to Arts Alive N assau, they would be most appreciative. C ontact them at email@example.com or 2250575 during business hours. By donating, you give a young child the opportunity to learn to make music. A rts Alive Nassau is a 501(c3 o rganization that provides free after-school arts classes for children ages 6-10 in Nassau County.
8B W EDNESDAY J ULY 23, 2014 AROUND TOWN News-Leader CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA S.A.CASE NO.: 13CA056897AN C LERK NO.: 452013CA000533AXXXYX DIVISION: CVA IN RE: FORFEITURE OF THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED P ROPERTY: U.S.CURRENCY JAMES T.HURLEY,as Chief of Police,Fernandina Beach,Fl PLAINTIFF, vs. JOVAN SANCHEZ MITCHELL CLAIMANT(S NOTICE OF FORFEITURE COMPLAINT T O: ALL PERSONS CLAIMING A SECURITY OR OTHER INTEREST IN THEABOVE-DESCRIBEDP ROPERTY The above-described property was seized pursuant to the provisions of the Florida Contraband ForfeitureAct, Florida Statutes 932.701-.707, by the Fernandina Beach Police Department on August 26,2013,at or in the vicinity of, Nassau County,Florida.The Fernandina Beach Police Department is currently in possession of said property and has filed a Complaint for the purpose of forfeiture of said property in the Circuit Court of the Fourth Judicial Circuit of Florida.In order to protect yourrights you must file an Answer to the Complaint with the Clerk of the Circuit Court, Nassau County Judicial Annex, N assau,Florida,within twenty (20 You must also serve a copy of your Answer on Plaintiffs counsel,Jessica R.Narducci, Assistant State Attorney,220 East Bay Street,9th Floor, Jacksonville,Florida 32202. Failure to do so may result int he entry of a default against you and a Final Order of Forfeiture of the abovedescribed property. 2t 7-23,7-30-20144 413 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NO.: 13-CA-11 DIV A 21ST MORTGAGE C ORPORATION, Plaintiff, VS. DEBRA A.DUBOSE; FERNANDO DUBOSE; et al., Defendant(s NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sale will be made pursuant to an Order or Final Summary Judgment.Final Judgment was awarded on in Civil Case No.13-CA-11 DIV A,of the Circuit Court of the FOURTH Judicial Circuit in and for NASSAU County,Florida,wherein, 21ST MORTGAGE CORPORATION is the Plaintiff,and DEBRA A.DUBOSE; FERNANDO DUBOSE; FERNANDO DUBOSE; STATE OF FLORIDA; CLERK OF THE COURTIN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA; UNITED STATES OF AMERICA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE; 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 are Defendants. The clerkof the court,John A. Crawford will sell to the highest bidder for cash at the front entrance of the Judicial Annex,76347 Veterans Way, Yulee,FL 32097 at 11:30 a.m. on the 3 day of September,2014, the following described real property as set forth in said Final Summary Judgment,to wit: APORTION OF SECTIONS 27 AND 41,TOWNSHIP 4 NOR TH, RANGE 26 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA; AND BEING MORE P ARTICULARLY DESCRIBED ASFOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHWESTERLY CORNER OF SAID SECTION 27 AND RUN THENCE NORTH 233011 EAST ALONG THE NORTHWESTERLY LINE OF SAID SECTION 27, ADISTANCE OF 2338.11 FEET TOTHE EASTERLYRIGHT OF WAY LINE OF STATE ROAD NO.5 AND OR U.S.HIGHWAY NO.17 (HAVING ARIGHT OF WAY WIDTH THATVARIES) ANDTHE POINT OF BEGINNING.THENCE NORTH 55724EAST ALONG SAID EASTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE,A DISTANCE OF 256.37 FEET TOAN ANGLE POINT; THENCE NORTH 20833EAST CONTINUING ALONG SAID EASTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE,A DISTANCE OF 834 FEET MORE OR LESS TO THE APPROXIMATE EDGE OF WATER OF THEST. MARYS RIVER AND POINT AIN THIS LEGAL DESCRIPTION; RETURN TO POINT OF BEGINNING AND RUN THENCE SOUTH 5724WEST ALONG SAID EASTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE,A DISTANCE OF 44.29 FEET TO AN ANGLE POINT; THENCE SOUTH 0833WEST CONTINUING ALONG SAID EASTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE,A DISTANCE OF 538.57 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 73 2004EAST DEPARTING SAID EASTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE,A DISTANCE OF 212.78 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 853505EAST, ADISTANCE OF 75.70 FEET; THENCE NORTH 20833EAST, ADISTANCE OF 1738 FEET MORE OR LESS TO THE APPROXIMATE EDGE OF WATER OF THE ST.MARYS RIVER; THENCE IN A WESTERLY DIRECTION ALONG THE APPROXIMATE EDGE OF WATER OF THE ST.MARYS RIVER, ADISTANCE OF 262 FEET MORE OR LESS TO POINT AIN THIS LEGAL DESCRIPTION AND TO CLOSE. 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 14 day of July,2014. John Crawford CLERK OF THE COURT /s/ Tracy Poore Deputy Clerk IMPORTANT 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 THEP ROVISION OF CERTAIN ASSISTANCE.PLEASE CONTACT THE ADA COORDINATOR FOR THE CIRCUIT COURT SYSTEM AT CRTINTRP@COJ.NET OR (9046 30-2564 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. 2t7-23,7-30-2014 4414 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 4th JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, INAND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO.14CA000082AXYX BANK OF AMERICA,N.A., PLAINTIFF, VS. CHRISTOPHER D.MESKIMEN, ET AL., DEFENDANT(S NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosuredated July 10,2014 and entered in Case No. 14CA000082AXYX in the Circuit Courtof the 4th Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County, Florida wherein BANK OF AMERICA,N.A.was the Plaintiff and CHRISTOPHER D.MESKIMEN,ET AL.,the Defen-dant(s Iwill sell to the highest and best bidder for cash,beginning at 11:30 a.m.at the Nassau Judicial Annex,76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,FL 32097 onthe 4 day of September, 2014,the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment: LOT113 OF HERON ISLES PHASE ONE REPLAT,ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7,PAGES 152, THROUGH 155,INCLUSIVE,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAUCOUNTY,FLORIDA Property Address: 96524 STARFISH DRIVE, YULEE,FLORIDA 32097 ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS OF THE SALE,IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER,AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS,MUST FILE ACLAIM WITHIN SIXTY (60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. Clerk,Circuit Court /s/ Tracy Poore Deputy Clerk If you ar eaperson with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this pr oceeding,you are entitled at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the AD ACoordinator at (904 4600 press 0,at least 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 are hearing or voice impaired,call 711. Copies furnished to: GINA L.BULECZA,ESQUIRE PENDERGAST & ASSOCIATES,P .C. 6675 CORPORATE CENTER PKWY,STE 301 JACKSONVILLE,FL 32216 C HRISTOPHER D.MESKIMEN 505 FRANKLIN STREET BARTONVILLE,IL 61607 LATHIA SHERYL MESKIMEN A/K/A/ LATHIA MESKIMEN 505 FRANKLIN STREET BARTONVILLE,IL 61607 MICHAEL J MCCABE,ESQUIRE MCCABE LAW GROUP ,P A. 572 PONTE VEDRA BOULEVARD PONTEVEDRA BEACH,FL 32082 2t 7-23,7-30-2014 4415 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO.: 14-CP-157 DIVISION: A IN RE: ESTATE OF FREDERICK JOSEPH JONES, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of FREDERICK JOSEPH JONES,deceased,File Number 14-cp-157,is pending in the Circuit Court for Nassau County,Florida,Probate Division,the address of which is Nassau County Courthouse, 76347 Veterans Way,Suite 456, Yulee,Florida 32097.The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representativs attorney are set forth below. ALL CREDITORS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is served must file their claims with this CourtWITHIN THE LATER OF THREE MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and persons having claims or demandsagainst the decedents estate must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THREE MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVERB ARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is July 23,2014. Attorney for Personal Representative: KATHRYN KNEE,Esquire Florida Bar No.: 849571 KATHRYN KNEE,P .A. 1027 South 8th Street Fernandina Beach,FL 32034 (904 Personal Representative: JOLENE JONES DURRANCE 86874 Cartesian Pointe Drive Yulee,FL 32097 2t 7-23,7-30-2014 4416 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2013-CA-640 DIVISION: A FCCB,adivision of SYNOVUS BANK,aGeorgia corporation, plaintiff, vs. THE ESTATE OF WILLIAM A. DOYLE,JR.,by and through its personal representative; THE HEIRS AND DEVISEES OF THE ESTATE OF WILLIAM A.DOYLE, JR.,deceased; MARK C. DOYLE,as trustee of the WILLIAM A.DOYLE,JR.,REVOCABLE TRUST as set forth in that certain Trust Agreement,executed the 7th day of March, 2007; UNKNOWNBENEFICIARIES OF THE WILLIAM A.DOYLE, JR.,REVOCABLE TRUST,as set forth in that certain Trust Agreement,executed the 7th day of March,2007; DOGI LAND DEVELOPMENT,LLC,a Florida limited liability company; JOHN D.FRASER,an individual; SHAKIMA GREEN,an individual,and UNKNOWN TENANTS, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE (Oak Marsh Property) Notice is hereby given that pursuant to that certain Second Corrected Summ ary Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated July 11,2014,entered in Case No.13-CA-640,Division A,of the Circuit Cour tof the Fourth Judicial Circuit in and f or Nassau County,Florida,Iwill sell to the highest and best bidder for cash,at public sale at the front entrance of the Judicial Annex,76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,Florida 32097, at 11:30 a.m.on the 14th day of August,2014,the following described property as set forth in the Second Corrected Summary Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered on July 11,2014,to-wit: THE NORTHERLY 75.00 FEET OF L OT 5,OAK MARSH ESTATES, according to the plat thereof filed in Plat Book 4,page 105 of the public records of Nassau County,Florida being more particularly described as follows: Commence at the Southwest corner of said Lot 5; thence North 010050West,along the westerly line of said Lot 5, adistance of 125.67 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING; thence continue North 0100 50West,along the Westerly Line of said Lot 5,a distance of 49.33 feet to a point on a curve concave to the Northwest having a radius of 50.00 feet; thence Northeasterly along the arc of said curve and along the perimeter of said lot a chord bearing and distance of (North 404347 East,31.33feet) to intersect the Northerly line of said Lot 5; thence South 673136 East,along said Northerly line of Lot 5,a distance of 158 feet more or less to the Marshlands of Egans Creek; thence Southerly along the edge of the marshlands of Egans Creek to a point that beats South 67 3136East from the above r eferenced point of beginning; thence North 673136West, along a line 75.0 feet Southerly of and parallel with as measured at right angles to the Northerly line of said Lot 5,a distance of 132 feet more or less to the Point of Beginning. Any person claiming an inter-e st in the surplus from the sale, if any,other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file aclaim within sixty (60A MERICAN WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA) NOTICE 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 ATVIA PRESS Q,AT LEAST 7 DAYS BEFORE YOUR SCHEDULEDC OURT 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.D ated this 11 day of July,2014. JOHN A.CRAWFORD Clerkof the Court By: /s/ TracyP oore Deputy Clerk This instrument was prepared by: John T.Rogerson,III,Esq. Adams and Reese LLP 501 Riverside A venue,7th Floor Jacksonville,FL 32202 2t 7-23,7-30-2014 4117A ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAUCOUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2013-CA-640 DIVISION: A FCCB,a division of SYNOVUS BANK,a Georgia corporation, plaintiff, vs. THE ESTATE OF WILLIAM A. DOYLE,JR.,by and through its personal representative; THE HEIRS AND DEVISEES OF THE ESTATE OF WILLIAM A.DOYLE, JR.,deceased; MARK C. DOYLE,as trustee of the WILLIAM A.DOYLE,JR.,REVOCABLE TRUST as set forth in that certain Trust Agreement,executed the 7th day of March, 2007; UNKNOWN BENEFICIARIES OF THE WILLIAM A.DOYLE, JR.,REVOCABLE TRUST,as set forth in that certain Trust Agreement,executed the 7th day of March,2007; DOGI LAND DEVELOPMENT,LLC,a Florida limited liability company; JOHN D.FRASER,an individual; SHAKIMA GREEN,an individual,and UNKNOWN TENANTS, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE (Division Street Property) Notice is hereby given that pursuant to that certain Second Corrected Summary Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated July 11,2014,entered inCase No.13-CA-640,Division A,of the Circuit Court of the Fourth Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County,Florida,I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash,at public sale at the front entrance of the Judicial Annex,76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,Florida 32097, a t 11:30 a.m.on the 14th day of August,2014,the following described property as set forth in the Second Corrected Summary Final Judgment of F oreclosure entered on July 11,2014,to-wit: LOT 7,SUBDIVISION OF A PORTION OF LOTS 3 AND 8,BLOCK 213,CITY OF FERNANDINA BEACH,NASSAU COUNTY, FLORIDA (REPLAT),ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6, PAGE 340,OF THE PUBLIC R ECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY FLORIDA. Any person claiming an inter-e st 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 AMERICAN WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA) NOTICE 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 ATVIA PRESS Q,AT LEAST 7 DAYS BEFORE YOUR SCHEDULED COURT APPEARANCE,OR IMMEDIATELY UPON RECEIVING THIS NOTIFICATION IF THE TIME BEFORE THE SCHEDULED A PPEARANCE.IS LESS THAN 7 DAYS; IF YOU ARE HEARING OR VOICE IMPAIRED,CALL 711. Dated this 11 day of July,2014. JOHN A.CRAWFORD Clerk of the Court By: /s/ Tracy Poore Deputy Clerk This instrument was p repared by: John T.Rogerson,III,Esq. Adams and Reese LLP 501 Riverside Avenue,7th Floor Jacksonville,FL 322022 t 7-23,7-30-2014 4118A ---------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That US BANK C/F CAZ CREEK The holder of the following certificate(siled said certifi-c ate(sor the tax deed to be issued thereon.The certificate number(sear of issuance,the description of property,and name(shich it is assessed are as follows: File Number: 2014-007-TD Certificate Number: 2188 Parcel Number: 37-2N-28-227V-004A-0000 Year of Issuance: 2012 Description of Property: LOT 4A IN OR 1722/1732 THE VILLAGES @ MARSH LAKES PB 5/355 Assessed To: CARLOS SANTA CRUZ, JUDITH M SANTA CRUZ All of the above property is located in Nassau County,In the State of Florida. Unless such certificate(s be redeemed according to Law,the property described in such certificate or certificates will be sold to the Highest Bidder at the MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY JUDICIAL ANNEX, 76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE, FL.on the 26th day of August, 2014,between the hours of 11:00 a.m,and 2:00 p.m.The Clerkof Cours Office Policy is tohold the sale at 11:30 a.m. JOHN A.CRAWFORD NASSAU COUNTY CLERK OF COURT BYRHODAGOODWIN, DEPUTY CLERK 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 4600 press 0,at least 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 are hearing or voice impaired,call 711. 4t 7-23,7-30,8-6 & 8-13 4120A ---------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That ARONI LLC The holder of the following certificate(siled said certificate(sor the tax deed to be issued thereon.The certificate number(sear of issuance,the description of property,and name(s which it is assessed are as follows: File Number: 2014-006-TD Certificate Number: 1428 Parcel Number: 20-3N-29-0000-0017-0000 Y ear of Issuance: 2012 Description of Property: IN OR 1269/589 ESMT IN OR 532/514 Assessed To: E DWARD H STECKLER TRUSTEE All of the above property is located in Nassau County,In the State of Florida. Unless such certificate(s be redeemed according to Law,the property described in such certificate or certifi-c ates will be sold to the Highest Bidder at the MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY JUDICIAL ANNEX, 76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE,F L.on the 26th day of August, 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 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 A DA Coordinator at (904 4 600 press 0,at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance,or immediately upon receiving this notificat ion if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired,call 711. 4t 7-23,7-30,8-6 & 8-13 4122A ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, I N AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NUMBER: 14-CP-139 DIVISION: A IN RE: The Estate Of: MARGARET ELIZABETH McKEE, NOTICE TO CREDITOR The administration of the estate of MARGARET ELIZABETH McKEE,deceased,File Number 14-CP-139,is pending in the Circuit Court for Nassau County,Florida,Probate Division,the address of whichi s 76347 Veterans Way,Yulee, Florida 32097. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representat ives attorneyare set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedentsestate,including unmatured,contingent or unliquidated claims,on whom acopyof this notice is served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30.DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE.ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate,including unmatured,contingent or unliquidated claims,must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is July 23,2014. CLYDE W.DAVIS Attorney for Personal Representative Florida Bar No.277266 Davis,Broussard,Martin, Bernard & Steger,P A. 960185 Gateway Blvd.,Ste.104 Amelia Island,Florida 32034 Telephone: (904 PEG M.GRANGER Personal Representative 2t 7-23,7-30-2014 4123A ---------INVITATION TO OBTAIN PROFESSIONAL SERVICES The School Boardof Nassau County,Florida would like to obtain professional engineering services for the following project. Access Road for the New Yulee Area Elementary School in the proximity of SR 200 and William Burgess Road,Yulee,FL 32097 (address to be determined) This project will consist of approximately 1.25 miles of Paved Road,Signalized Intersection @ SR 200 and William Burgess Road.Infrastructure as required for the de velopment as well as future development as described in The Donation and Development Agreement as approved between The Nassau County School District and TerraPoint,LLC. All plans are intended to be reused at some future date in k eeping with the provisions of subsection 287.055,Florida Statutes. Engineering firms interested for consideration of this project s hould express their interest in writing To: Kevin M.Burnette, The School Board of Nassau County,86334 Goodbread Road,Yulee,Florida 32097.This w ritten information should contain ten (10 the Standard Form 330,PublicE ntity Crimes Statement for the firm,and information concerning previous work and general information concerning the engineering firm.P roject information packets may be picked up at the Nassau County School District, Facilities Department,86334 Goodbread Road,Yulee,FL. 32097. Professional engineering services will generally consist of the furnishing of necessary documents for planning and construction of the proposed project,specifications,competitive bidding of the project, construction contracts,supervision of the project during construction and submission of all required documents to a ll appropriate agencies for a pproval and subsequent permitting.Procedures for selecting Engineering Services will be in compliance with School B oard policy 7.65 Selecting Professional Services,and Florida State Statutes 287.055. The design firm selected for the project shall obtain and maintain insurance against errors and omissions and professional liability,in sufficient amounts,to protect the Nas-s au County School District against any and all claims which may arise during the term of this project. All firms who wish to be considered for this project must have the requested information in the office of Kevin M. Burnette,no later than 12:00 Noon,August 18,2014.Requests received after this date and time will not be considered. Kevin M.Burnette Director of Facilities Nassau County School Board Publication Dates: July 23,21014,July 30,2014A ugust 6,2014 3t7-23,7-30 & 8-6-2014 4124A ---------INVITATION TOOBTAIN PROFESSIONAL SERVICES The School Boardof Nassau County,Florida would like to obtain professional architectural services for the following project. New Yulee Area Elementary School (Pre-K-5) In The Proximity of SR 200 and William Burgess Road (Address to be Determined) Yulee,Fl.32097 All plans areintended to be reused at some future date in keeping with the provisions of subsection 287.055,Florida Statutes. Architectural firms interested for consideration of this project should express their interest in writing To: Kevin M.Burnette, The School Boardof Nassau County,86334 Goodbread Road,Yulee,Florida 32097.This written information should contain ten (10 the StandardForm330,Public Entity Crimes Statement for the firm,and information concerning previous work and general information concer ning the architectural firm. Project information packets may be picked up at the Nassau County School District, Facilities Department,86334 Goodbread Road,Yulee,Fl. 32097. Professional architectural services will generally consist of the furnishing of necessary documents for planning and construction of the proposed project,educational specifications,competitive bidding of the project,construction contracts,supervision of the project during construction and submission of all required documents to the Department of Education f or approval. Procedures for selecting Architectural/Engineering Services will be in compliance with School Board policy 7.65 Selecting Professional Services ,Florida State Statutes 287.055, and State Requirements for Educational Facilities 4.1. The design firm selected for the project shall obtain and maintain insurance against errors and omissions and professional liability,in sufficient amounts,to protect the Nassau County School District against any and all claims which may arise during the term of this project. All firms who wish to be considered for this project must have the requested informat ion in the office of Kevin M. Burnette,no later than 12:00 Noon,August 18,2014.Requests received after this date and time will not be considered. Kevin M.Burnette Director of Facilities Nassau County School Board Publication Dates: July 23,21014,July 30,2014 August 6,2014 3t 7-23,7-30 & 8-6-2014 4125A ---------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That US BANK C/F CAZ CREEK The holder of the following certificate(siled said certificate(sor the tax deed to be issued thereon.The certificate number(sear of issuance,the description of property,and name(shich it is assessed are as follows: File Number: 2014-004-TD Certificate Number: 350 Parcel Number: 00-00-31-169s0026-0000 Year of Issuance: 2012 Description of Property: LOT 26 IN OR 1459/1240 SIMMONS COVE PB 6/140-141 Assessed To: JOEY MICHELLE NOBLE All of the above property is located in Nassau County,In the State of Florida. Unless such certificate(s be redeemed according to Law,the property described in such certificate or certificates will be sold to the Highest Bidder at the MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY JUDICIAL ANNEX, 76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE, F L.on the 26th day of August, 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 a disability who needs any accommodation in order to partici-p ate in this proceeding,you are entitled,at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance.Please contact the ADACoordinator at (904 4600 press 0,at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance,or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time beforethe scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired,call 711. 4t 7-23,7-30,8-6 & 8-13 4121A ---------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 HOOPER FUNERAL HOMElocated at 96052 Victorias Place,in the County of Nassau,in the City of Yulee,Florida,32097 intends to register the said name with the Division of Corporations of the Florida Department of State,Tallahassee,Florida. Dated at Fernandina Beach, Florida,this 15th day of July, 2014. Jackie L.Hooper,Sr. Hooper Funeral Home 1t 7-23-2014 4411 ---------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 JUST4KEEPS located at 96235 Otter Run Drive,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 Department of State,Tallahassee,Florida. Dated at Fernandina Beach, Florida,this 14th day of July, 2014. Kathleen M.Baker Just4Keeps 1t 7-23-2014 4412 ---------Continued on next page. LEGAL NOTICES Fernandina Rotary Club celebrates another successful year of giving M ELANIE FERREIRA For the News-Leader Recently, the Fernandina B each Rotary Club celebrated the end of another successful year with a gathering at the home of President-Elect Dr. David Page and his wife Kim where Rotarians a nd family members enjoyed a barbecue spread catered by The GrillS ergeant. The clubs outgoing president, S hannon Brown, provided a recap of the many local and international projects the club completed this year, including two successful fundraisers netting $15,000 for college scholarships and $3,000 for the Nassau Humane Society. She noted that, through its annual Dictionary Project, the club h as now distributed more than 5,000 dictionaries to third-graders throughout Nassau County. The club also held three blood drives, assisted at the Special Olympics Summer Games, hosted another exciting Rotary Magic excursion to Disney World for 24 thirdgraders and sponsored two Rotary Y outh Exchange students to experience life in the U.S. and one local student who spent the year in Turkey. The clubs international projects included financial support for an Engineers Without Borders water project in Bolivia as well as a 100 percent funding commitment by club members to the Rotary Foundation, which strives t o improve the quality of life f or children and families worldw ide. T he highlight of the evening was the presentation of special a wards in recognition of the commitment and hard work of three club members. Vince Cavallo was awarded Rotarian of the Year in recognition of his long service as club secretary and work on numerous club projects. Pamela C rouser received the Service Above Self award for her except ional effort in securing sponsorships for the Harlem Ambassadors fundraiser and Maurine Lenahan received the first-ever Rookie of the Year award in honor of her willingness to jump into several projects in her first year as a club member. The Fernandina Beach Rotary Club meets every Wednesday f rom 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the F lorida House Inn in downtown F ernandina Beach. For more inform ation about the club, visit the w ebsite at www fernandina b eachrotaryclub.org. From left are Fernandina Beach Rotary Club members Pamela Crouser, Service Above Self award recipient, Vince C avallo, Rotarian of t he Year, and M aurine Lenahan, Rookie of the Year. PHOTO BY MELANIE FERREIRA FOR THE NEWS-LEADER The many local and international projects the club completed this year included two successful fundraisers nett ing $15,000 for college s cholarships and $ 3,000 for the Nassau H umane Society.
CYAN MAGENTA YELLOW BLACK 9B W EDNESDAY J ULY 23, 2014/News-Leader IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY FLORIDA. CASE NUMBER: 45-2013-DP-35 IN THE INTEREST OF: A.L.B.DOB: 01/08/2001 AMINOR CHILD SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF A CTION BY PUBLICATION FOR TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that aPetition has been filed in thea bove-styled Court by the STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES for termination of parental rights and permanent com-m itment for subsequent adoption of the above named female child A.L.B.bornon January 8,2001 in Bulloch County,Georgia.You are hereby commanded to appear before the Honorable General Magistrate Franklin F.Akel,at t he Robert M.Foster Justice Center (Nassau County Judicial Annex),Third Floor Courtroom A,76347 Veterans Way,Yulee Florida 32097 at the h our of 1:00,P .M.oclock on August 29,2014.You must appear at the hearing on the date and time specified. Y OUR FAILURE TO PERSONALLY APPEAR FOR THIS ADVISORY HEARING CONSTITUTES CONSENT TO THE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS TOTHIS C HILD,IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED YOU MAY LOSE ALL LEGAL RIGHTS TO THE CHILD NAMED IN THE PETITION. P ursuant to Sections 39.804(4d6g of the Florida Statutes (2013 y ou are hereby informed of the availability of private placement with an,adoption entity,as defined in Section 63.032(3idaS tatutes (2013 Individuals with disabilities needing a reasonable accommodation to participate in this proceeding should con-t act the ADA Coordinator as soon as possible,telephone (904ing or voice impaired call 711, WITNESS my hand as clerk of said Court and the Seal thereof,this 18 day of June,2014. John Crawford as Clerk of Said Court By: Michael E.Freeman As Deputy Clerk L.Ann Hendricks,Esquire Senior Attorney/ C hildrens Legal Services Florida Bar No.: 0834394 STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES 4636388 State Road 200,S uite 3 Yulee,FL 32097 (904 4t 7-2,7-9,7-16 & 7-23-2014 4360 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NO. 45-2012-CA-000308 BANK OF AMERICA,NATIONAL ASSOCIATION Plaintiff, v. CLARENCE H.KITCHENS; APRIL M.KITCHENS; UNKNO WN SPOUSE OF APRIL M.KITCHENS; UNKNOWN TENANT 1; UNKNOWN TENANT 2; AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY ,THROUGH,UNDER OR AGAINST THE ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANT(SWHO (IS/ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE,WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIM AS HEIRS,DEVISEES,GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES,LIENORS,CREDITORS,TRUSTEES,SPOUSES,OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; AMELIA ISLAND PLANTATION COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION,INC.; COMPASS BANK; WELLS FARGO BANK,N.A. Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE Notice is herebygiven that,p ursuant to the Summary Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered on June 27,2014,in this cause,in the Circuit Court of Nassau County,Florida,the clerk shall sell the property situated in Nassau County, Florida,described as: LOT 14,THE POINTE AT LONG POINT,ACCORDING TOTHE PLAT THEREOF,RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6,PAGE 155 AND 156 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. a/k/a 148 LONG POINT DR., AMELIA ISLAND,FL 32034-6406 at public sale,to the highest and best bidder,for cash,at t he Nassau County Judicial Annex,76347 VeteransWay, Yulee,FL 32097,on September 3,2014,beginning at 11:30 AM. If you are a person claiming a right to funds remaining after the sale,you must file a claim w ith the clerkno later than 60 days after the sale.If you fail to file a claim youwill not be entitled to any remaining funds. Dated this 1 day of July,2014. John A.Crawford Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Sue Powell Deputy Clerk DOUGLAS C.ZAHM,P A. 12425 28TH STREET NORTH, SUITE 200S T.PETERSBURG,FL 33716 EFILING@DCZAHM.COM Fax No.(727 fax proof copy to SALES DEPARTMENT AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA) NOTICE: INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES NEEDING AREASONABLE ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHOULD CONTACT THE COURTADMINISTRATORS OFFICE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.TELEPHONE (904 630-2564; OR,IF HEARING IMPAIRED,1-800-955-8771 (TTD OR 1-800-955-8770 (VVIA FLORIDARELAY SERVICE. 2t 7-16,7-23-2014 4387 ---------REZONING NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Tuesday ,the 5th day of August 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.R14-006 for rezoning.Also,be it known that on Monday,the 8th of day of September 2014,at 7:00 P M., the Board of County Commissioners of Nassau County will hold a public hearing on the said application for Rezoning No.R14-006,at the Commission Chambers,James S.Page Complex location concerning the following described pr operty in Nassau County. Location for the above described property is: East side of Amelia National Parkway between Club House Road and Bermuda Drive # 26-2N28-0065A-00F1-0000 & a portion of 26-2N-28-006A-00G10000. R14-006 proposes to modify approximately 2.70 acres of the Amelia National Planned Unit Development (PUDThe proposed change is to include 4new tennis courts,a new members-only tennis pro-shop and relocation of the existing tot lot and associated parki ng. This application is filed by Amelia National Enterprises, LLC owner and Emily Pierce,R ogers Towers,agent. All interested parties are invited to attend the public hearings and to be heard.Copies of the Application and sup-p orting information are available for inspection in the office of the Nassau County Growth Management Department, 96161 Nassau Place,Yulee,FL3 2097.Comments may also be directed in writing to the Growth Management Departm ent,emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org,or received by telephone at (904All comments will become a part of the r ecord in this matter. This hearing will be conducted as a quasi-judicial hearing. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in order t o participate in this program or activity should contact the Growth Management Department (904or Florida R elay Service (1-800-955-8771 at least twenty-four (24s in advance to request such accommodation. THE PUBLIC IS INVITED TO BE P RESENT AND BE HEARD.IF A PERSON WISHES TOAPPEAL ANY DECISION MADE BY THE BOARD,AGENCY OR COMMISSION WITH RESPECT TOANY MATTER CONSIDERED AT SUCH MEETING OR HEARING,HE WILL NEED A RECORD OF THE PRO-C EEDINGS AND FOR THAT PURPOSE,MAY NEED TO ENSURE THAT A VERBATIM RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS IS MADE, WHICH RECORD INCLUDES THET ESTIMONY AND EVIDENCE UPON WHICH THE APPEAL IS TO BE BASED. The Planning and Zoning Board may continue hearingo n this matter. PLANNING AND ZONING BOARD OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA /s/ Thomas Ford Its: Chairman 2t 7-16,7-23-2014 4392 ---------I N THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR NASSAU COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No.2014-CP-119 Division A IN RE: ESTATE OF J.HUNTER CHILES,III Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the e state of J.Hunter Chiles,III, deceased,whose date of death was October 30,2013,is pending in the Circuit Court for Nassau County,Florida, Probate Division,the address of which is 76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,Florida 32097.The names and addresses of the co-personal representatives and the co-personal repres entativesattorney are set forth below. All creditorsof the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedentsestate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this courtWITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLB E FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2 YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of the first publication of this notice is July 16,2014. Attorney forCo-Personal Representative: Lorie L.Chism Florida Bar Number: 589934 Meghann M.Allen Florida Bar Number: 46317 AMELIA LAWGROUP ,PLLC 960194 Gateway Boulevard, Suite 101 A melia Island,Florida 32034 Telephone: (904 Fax: (904 E-Mail: email@example.com SecondaryE-Mail: mallen@ amelialawgroup.com A dditional E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Co-Personal Representatives: Dianna Chiles 3523 South Fletcher Avenue Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034 Drew A.Baxter 1183 County Road 149 Cardington,OH 43315 Edward A.Chiles 623 Wade CourtR ochester Hills,MI 48307 2t 7-16,7-23-2014 4394 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR NASSAUCOUNTY,FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No.14-CP-99 Division: A IN RE: ESTATE OF FLORENCE L BREEN,JR. a/k/a FLORENCE LIGHTFOOT BREEN,JR. Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE:Y ou are hereby notified that an Order of Summary Administration has been entered in the estate of FLORENCE L BREEN,JR.,also known as FLORENCE LIGHTFOOTBREEN,JR., deceased,File Number 14-CP99; by the Circuit Court for Nassau County,Florida, Probate Division,the address of which is 76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,FL 32097; that the decedents date of death was October 25,2013; that the total value of the estate is $55,000.00 and that the names of those to whom it has been assigned bysuch order are: Name Address Creditors: NONE KNOWN Beneficiaries: KATHERINE BREEN 3339 Central Ave.,#326 Albuquerque,NM 97106 ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of the estate of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against the estate of the decedent other than those for whom provision for full payment was made in the Order of SummaryAdministration must file their claims with this courtWITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE.ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED.NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER APPLICABLE TIMEPERIOD,ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of t his Notice is 16 July 2014. Attorney forPerson Giving Notice: Janet A.Carver Attorney for PetitionerE mail: email@example.com Florida Bar No.193593 Carver Law Firm 1550 Nectarine St.,S-111 Fernandina Beach,FL 32034T elephone: 904-572-0088 904+432-8004 (fax) Person Giving Notice: KATHERINE BREEN 3339 Central Ave.,#326 Albuquerque,NM 87106 2t 7-16,7-23-2014 4397 --------NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That PALM TREE TAX 2 LLC The holder of the following certificate(siled said certificate(s)for the tax deed to be issued thereon.Thecertificate number(sear of issuance,the description of property,and name(s which it is assessed are as follows: File Number: 2014-005-td Certificate Number: 2979 Parcel Number: 46-3N-28-507F-0016-0000 Year of Issuance: 2012 Description of Property: LOT 16 IN OR 1262/1725 FIDDLERS WALK PB 5/237 Assessed To: E DWARD H STECKLER TRUSTEE All of the above property is located in Nassau County,In the State of Florida. Unless such certificate(s be redeemed according to Law,the property described in such certificate or certific ates will be sold to the Highest Bidder at the MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY JUDICIAL ANNEX, 76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE, F L.on the 19th day of August, 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 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 ADACoordinator at (904 4600 press 0,at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance,or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time beforethe scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired,call 711. 4t 7-16,7-23,7-30 & 8-6-2014 4398 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURTIN THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2013-CA-672 DIVISION: COMPASS BANK, Plaintiff, vs. MICHAEL L.STAVER,aSingle Person; FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF NASSAU COUNTY; UNITED STATES OF AMERICA; and UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION, Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION TO: Michael L.Staver 96270 Captains Pointe Road Yulee,FL 32097 (Last Known Address) (Current Address Unknown) YOUARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following prop-e rty in Nassau County,Florida: Parcel A: Lot 12,CAPTAINS POINTE,according to the map or plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book 7,Page 109,Public Recordsof Nassau County,Florida. Parcel B: ALL THAT CERTAIN PIECE,PARCEL OR TRACT OF LAND SITUATE,LYING AND BEING A PORTION OF THE MARSHLANDS IN SECTION 38,TOWNSHIP 3 NORTH,RANGE 28 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA,ALSO BEING APORTION OF THOSE LANDS CONVEYED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 1271,PAGE 3 48 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF SAID NASSAU COUNTY; SAID PARCEL BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT AN ANGLE POINT IN THE NORTH LINE OF LOT12,CAPTAINS P OINTE AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7,PAGE 109 OF SAID PUBLIC RECORDS AFOREMENTIONED: THENCE NORTH 63EAST ALONG SAID NORTH LINE,ADISTANCE OF 91.51 FEET TO THE MEAN HIGH WATER LINE AS LOCATED ON MAY 16,2006 AND THE POINT OF BEGINNING: THENCE NORTH 41EAST,A DISTANCE OF 116 FEET,MORE ORL ESS,TOTHE CENTER OF A NAVIGABLE CHANNEL OF LANCEFORD CREEK: THENCE SOUTHEASTERLYALONG SAID CENTERLINE,A DISTANCE OF 277 FEET,MORE OR LESS,TO THE INTERSECTION OF SAID CENTERLINE WITH THE EASTERLY PROLONGATION OF THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID LOT 12, SAID POINT BEARS NORTH 86EAST FROM AN ANGLE POINT IN THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID LOT 12; THENCE SOUTH 86WEST ALONG SAID EASTERLY PROLONGATION OF THE SOUTH LINE,A DISTANCE OF 162 FEET,MORE OR LESS,TO SAID MEAN HIGH WATER LINE.SAID POINT LYING NORTH 86EAST,A DISTANCE OF 386.35 FEET FROM SAID ANGLE POINT IN THE SOUTH LINE OF LOT12; THENCE CONTINUE SOUTH 86 WEST ALONG SAID EASTERLY PROLONGATION OF THE SOUTH LINE,A DISTANCE OF 26 FEET,MORE OR LESS,TO THE WETLAND LINE AND THE EASTERLY PLATTED LIMITS OF SAID CAPTAINS POINTE; THENCE NORTHWESTERLY ALONG SAID WETLAND LINE AND THE EASTERLY PLATTED LIMITS,A DISTANCE OF 152 FEET,MORE OR LESS,TOA POINT ON THE NORTH LINE OF SAID LOT 12 WHICH BEARS SOUTH 634 WEST FROM THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE NORTH 6340EAST,A DISTANCE OF 9FEET,MORE OR LESS,TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. And which postal address is: 96270 Captains Pointe Road, Yulee,FL 32097. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses,if any,to it on Mark J.Horne, the Plaintiffs attorney,whose address is 720 Blackstone Building,Jacksonville,Florida, 32202,within thirty days after the first publication,of the Notice of Action,and file the o riginal with the Clerk of this Court either before service on the Plaintifs attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise adefault will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint or petition. DATED on July 3,2014. JOHN A.CRAWFORD CLERK OF THE COURT BY: /s/ Karen J.Lockett AS DEPUTY CLERK 2t 7-16,7-23-2014 4393 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR N ASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NR: 45-2014-DR-00347-FM DIVISION: B IN RE THE MARRIAGE OF: PATRICK SULLIVAN SMITH, Husband, and CAITLYN CLEVELAND SMITH, Wife. NOTICE OF ACTION FOR DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE TO: Caitlyn ClevelandSmith 86161 Sand Hickory Trail Yulee,FL 32097 408 South Sycamore Street Palestine,TX 75801 YOUARE NOTIFIED that an action has been filed against you and that you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses,if any,to it on MaRia Rogers,P A.whose address is 10752.Deerwood Park Boulevard,Suite 100,Jacksonville,FL 32207 on or before 5:00 p.m.28 A ugust 2014,and file the original with the clerk of this Court at Nassau County Courthouse, 76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,FL 32047,before service on Husbands attorney or immediately thereafter.If you fail to do so,a default may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the petition. The action is asking the court to decide how the following i ssues should be determined by the Court: Parental Responsibility/Time sharing as requested in the Petition for Dissolution of M arriage. Equitable Distribution of Marital Assets/Debts as requested in the Petition for Dissolution of Marriage including the real property described as LOT 243,of HICKORYVILLAGE PHASE TWO,according to the Plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book 7,Page(sof the Public Records of NASSAU County,Florida.and the 2011 Toyota 4-Runner VIN: JTEZU5JR9B5017645 to be awarded to Husband. Copies of all court documents in this case,including orders, ar eavailable at the Clerkof the Circuit Cours office.You may review these documents u pon request. You must keep the Clerk of the Circuit Coursoffice notified of your current address.(You may file Notice of Current Address,Florida Supreme CourtApproved Family Law Form 12.915.) Futurepapersin this lawsuit will be mailed to the address on record at the clers office.W ARNING: Rule 12.285,Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure, requires certain automatic disclosure of documents and information.Failure to complyc an result in sanctions,including dismissal or striking of pleadings. 3t 7-16,7-23 & 7-30-2014 4401 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTHJUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. CASE No.13CA000643AXYX GREEN TREE SERVICING LLC, PLAINTIFF, VS. DANNY T.SATURDAY,ET AL. DEFENDANT(S NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to the Final Judgmento f Foreclosure dated,in the above action,I will sell to the highest bidder for cash at Nassau,Florida,on September 2,2014 at 11:30 AM,at front steps of courthouse 76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,FL 32097 for the following described property: VILLA UNIT NUMBER 3102 OF POOL VILLAS,A CONDOMINIUM,ACCORDING TO THE DECLARATION OF CONDOMINIUM THEREOF,RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 175, P AGE 300,OF THE PUBLIC R ECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA,TOGETHER WITH ITS UNDIVIDED SHARE IN THE COMMON ELEMENTS. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any,other than the property o wner as of the date of the 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: 7-9-14 John A.Crawford By: /s/ Sue Powell Deputy Clerk of the CourtP repared by: Gladstone Law Group,P A. 1499 W.Palmetto Park Road, Suite 300 Boca Raton,FL 33486 If you areaperson 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 ADA Coordinator at 904-255-1695 or at firstname.lastname@example.org,501 West Adams Street,Room 6204, Jacksonville,FL 32202 at least 7days before your scheduled courtappearance,or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if youare hearing or voice impaired,call 711. 2t 7-16,7-23-2014 4400 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA Case No.: 45-2012-CA000029-AXXX-YX Section: THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK,AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS OF CWALT, INC.,ALTERNA TIVE LOAN TRUST 2006-24CB,MORTGAGE PASSTHROUGH CERTIFICA TES,SERIES 2006-24CB Plaintiff, v. TIMOTHY J.MALLARD; TAMMY JO MALLARD; ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY,THROUGH,UNDER,AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANT(S WHO ARE NOTKNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE,WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUS ES,HEIRS,DEVISEES,GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; BELLS RIVER ESTATES HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION,INC.; TENANT 1 NKA DONATO DICARLO; TENANT 2 NKA KRISTAN DOE; Defendant(s NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order of Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated July 10,2014,enteredi n Civil Case No.45-2012-CA000029-AXXX-YX of the Circuit Court of the fourth Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County,Florida,wherein theC lerk of the Circuit Court will sell to the highest bidder for cash on 10th day of October, 2014,at 11:30 a.m.at the Nassau Judicial Annex,NassauC ounty Courthouse,76347 Veterans Way,Yulee,Florida 32097,in accordance with Chapter 45 Florida Statutes, relative to the following described property as set forth in the Final Judgment,to wit: LOT 15,BELLS RIVER ESTATES P HASE ONE,ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7,PAGES 90 THROUGH 92,INCLUSIVE,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASS AU COUNTY,FLORIDA Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any,other than the property o wner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT.If you are a person with a d isability 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 crtin-t email@example.com or (904 atleast 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the timeb efore the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Dated at FERNANDINAB EACH,Florida this 10th day of July,2014. Copies To: MORRIS HARDWICK SCHNEIDER,LLC, ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF, 9409 PHILADELPHIA ROAD, BALTIMORE,MD 21237 TIMOTHY J.MALLARD, 198 NORTHWEST ARMADILLO LANE, LAKE CITY,FL 32055 TAMMY JO MALLARD, 1 98 NORTHWEST ARMADILLO LANE, LAKE CITY,FL 32055 BELLS RIVER ESTATES HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC.,C/O OFFICER FRANK MCCASKILL, 87029 KIPLING DR., YULEE,FL 32097 TENANT 1 N/K/A DONATO DICARLO, 87006 KIP LANE,YULEE,FL 32097 TENANT 2 N/KJA KRISTAN DOE, LAST KNOWN 87006 KIP LANE,YULEE, FL 32097 2t 7-23,7-30-2014 4403 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 4TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT ,IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION: CASE NO.: 13 C A000332 AXXX WELLS FARGO BANK,NA, Plaintiff, vs. TRUDIE M.KENDRICK; REGENA NICHOLS; LORETTACHRISTINE SELBY; UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosuredated the 9 day of July,2014,and entered in Case No.13 CA 000332 AXXX,of the Circuit Court of the 4TH Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County,Florida,whereinWELLS FARGO BANK,NA ist he Plaintiff and TRUDIE M. KENDRICK REGENA NICHOLS LORETTACHRISTINE SELBY; and UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY are defendants.The Clerk of this Courtshall sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the,ATTHE MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE NASSAU JUDICIAL ANNEX 76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE,FL 32097,11:30 AM on the 4th day of September,2014,the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment,to wit: LOT 15,EXCEPT THE NORTHERLY50.00 FEET THEREOF,ST. M ARYS HEIGHTS,ACCORDING TO THE MAP OR PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 3, PAGE 36 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA TOGETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN 2 000 DOUBLE WIDE FLEETWOOD RV,INC.MOBILE HOME IDENTIFIED BY VIN NUMBERS: GAFLY35A17415HH22 AND GAFLY35B17415HH22 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.I 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, to the provision of certain assistance.Please contact the ADA 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 appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired,call 711. Dated this 9 day of July,2014. JOHN A.CRAWFORD ClerkOf The Circuit Court /s/ Tracy Poore Deputy Clerk Submitted by: Choice Legal Group,P .A. P O Box9908 Fort Lauderdale,FL 33310-0908 Telephone: (954 Facsimile: (954 Toll Free: 1-800-441-2438 firstname.lastname@example.org 2t 7-23,7-30-2014 4405 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 4TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAUCOUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION: CASE NO.: 13 CA 0489 CITIBANK N.A.,AS TRUSTEE FOR WACHOVIA LOAN TRUST 2005-SD1 ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2005-SD1, Plaintiff, vs. ALAN L.KISER; WILLIAM G. COOK; CHRISTINA A.COOK; WENDY D.KISER; UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated the 9 day of July,2014,and entered in Case No.13 CA 0489,of the Circuit Court of the 4TH Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County,Florida,wherein CITIBANK N.A.,AS TRUSTEE FOR W ACHOVIA LOAN TRUST 2005SD1 ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES,SERIES 2005-SD1 is the Plaintiff and ALAN L.KISERW ILLIAM G,COOK CHRISTINA A.COOK WENDY D.KISER; and UNKNOWN TENANT N/K/A COLBY KISER IN POSSESSION OFTHE SUBJECT PROPERTYared efendants.The Clerk of this Court shall sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the,ATTHE MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE NASSAU JUDICIALA NNEX,76347 VETERANS WAY, YULEE,FL 32097,11:30 AM on the 3 day of September,2014, t he following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment,to wit: LOT 20,BLOCK 6,SHEFFIELD VILLAGE,ACCORDING TOTHE P LATTHEREOF S RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5,PAGES 28 AND 29,OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA TOGETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN 1 983 CARO DOUBLEWIDE MOBILE HOME BEARING ID#S GDWGA358218843A & GDWGA358218843B A NY 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 M UST 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 at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assis-t ance.Please contact the ADA Coordinator at (904 4600 at least days before your scheduled court appearance,or immediately uponr eceiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired,call 711.D ated this 11 day of July,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 Fort Lauderdale,FL 33310-0908 Telephone: (954 Facsimile: (954 Toll Free: 1-800-441-2438 email@example.com 2 t 7-23,7-30-2014 4408 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA C ASE NO.: 14-CP-142 DIVISION: A IN RE: The Estate of CLIFFORD EDWARD STEIGER Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of CLIFFORD EDW A RD STEIGER,deceased,File Number 14-CP-142 is pending in the Circuit Court for Nassau County,Florida,Probate Division,the address of which is 76347 Veterans Way,Yulee, Florida 32097.The names and addresses of the personal representativeand the personal representativs attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedentsestate,including unmatured,contingent or unliquidated claims,on whom acopy of this notice is served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedentsestate,including unmatured,contingent oru nliquidated claims,must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is July 23,2014. /s/ JOSHUA K.MARTIN Attorney for Personal Representative Florida Bar No.67966 Davis,Broussard,Martin, Bernard & Steger,P A. 960185 Gateway Blvd.,Ste.104 Amelia Island,Fl 32034 Telephone: (904 / s/ BONNIE STEIGER MAGEE Personal Representative 2t 7-23,7-30-2014 4402 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO: 11000379CAAXYX FINANCIAL FREEDOM ACQUISITION LLC, Plaintiff vs. UNKNOWN HEIRS AND/OR BENEFICIARIES OF THE ESTATE OF RUBY DELL CHARLTON; SECRETARY OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT; UNKNOWN TENANT(SGRAHAM CHARL TON A/K/A GRAHAM EDWARD CHARLTON; NATURES W ALK OF AMELIA HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC Defendant(s NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated July 10, 2014,andentered in 11000379 CAAXYX of the Circuit Court of the FOURTH Judicial Circuit in and for NASSAU County, Florida,wherein ONEWEST BANK,FSB,is the Plaintiff and UNKNOWN HEIRS AND/OR BENEFICIARIES OF THE ESTATE OF RUBY DELL CHARLTON; SECRETARYOF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT; UNKNOWN TENANT(SGRAHAM CHARLTON A/K/A GRAHAM EDWARD CHARLTON; NATURES WALK OF AMELIA HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION,INC are the Defendant(sJohn Crawford as the Clerk of the Cir cuit Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash,Front Entrance,Nassau Judicial Annex 76347 Veterans Way Yulee FL 32097,at 11:30 AM on September 4,2014,the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment,to wit: LOT 10-B,OF NATURES WALK, ACCORDING TOTHE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK S PAGES 202-203 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 the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated this 11 day of July,2014. John Crawford As Clerk of the Court By: /s/ Tracy Poore As Deputy Clerk IMPORTANT: 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 (904ess 0,at least 7days before your scheduled court appearance,or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time beforet he scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired,call 711. Submitted by: Robertson,A nschutz & Schneid,P L. Attorneys for Plaintiff 6409 Congress Avenue, Suite 100,BocaRaton,FL 33487 Telephone: 561-241-6901 Fax: 561-910-0902 2t 7-23,7-30-2014 4406 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 4TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT,IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION: CASE NO.: 13CA000647 WELLS FARGO BANK,NA, Plaintiff, vs. NATHAN L.DANIEL A/K/A NATHAN LAWRENCE DANIEL; VILLAGES OF WOODBRIDGE MASTER ASSOCIATION,INC.; BREANNA K.DANIEL; UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated the 9TH DAY OF July,2014,and entered in Case No.13CA000647,of the Circuit Court of the 4TH Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County,Florida,wherein WELLS FARGO BANK,NA is the Plaintiff and NATHAN L. D ANIEL A/K/A NATHAN LAWRENCE DANIEL VILLAGES OF WOODBRIDGE MASTER ASSOCIATION,INC.BREANNA K. DANIEL; and UNKNOWN TENA NT N/K/A PAM MCCULLIN IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY are defendants.The Clerk of this Court shall sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the,AT THE MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE NASSAU JUDICIAL ANNEX,76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE,FL 32097, 11:30 AM on the 3rd day of September,2014,the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment,to wit: LOT50,VILLAGES OF WOODBRIDGE,VILLAGE 2,ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF,AS RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 7, PAGE 229,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 you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to partici-p ate in this proceeding,you areentitled at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance.Please contact the ADA Coordinator at (9044 600 at least 7 days before your scheduled courtappearance,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. Dated this 10 day of July,2014.S ubmitted by: Choice Legal Group,P .A. P .O.Bo x9908 Fort Lauderdale,FL 33310-0908 Telephone: (954 Facsimile: (954 Toll Free: 1-800-441-2438 firstname.lastname@example.org 2t7-23,7-30-2014 4407 ---------I N THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA C A SE NO.45-2013-CA000053 MIDFIRST BANK P laintiff, v. TONI LYNN BROEKEMA A/K/A TONI L.BROEKEMA A/K/A TONI L.ANDERSON; MICHAEL EDWARD ANDERSON A/K/A MICHAEL E.ANDERSON; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF TONI LYNN BROEKEMA A/K/A TONI L. BROEKEMA A/K/A TONI L. ANDERSON; UNKNOWN TENANT 1; UNKNOWN TENANT 2; AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY,THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST THE ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANT(S), W HO (IS/ARETKNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE,WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIM AS HEIRS,DEVISEES, GRANTEES,ASSIGNEES,LIENORS,CREDITORS,TRUSTEES, SPOUSES,OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; UNITED STATES OF AMERICA DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE N otice is hereby given that, pursuant to the Summary Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered on July 09,2014,in this cause,in the Circuit Court of Nassau County,Florida,the clerk shall sell the property situated in Nassau County, Florida,described as: APARCEL OF LAND SITUATED IN THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF SECTION 15,TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH,RANGE 23 EAST,NASSAU COUNTY, FLORIDA,SAID PARCEL BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF SAID SECTION 15 AND RUN N 89 E,ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID SECTION 15,A DISTANCE OF 1316.42 FEET TO THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF SAID NW 1/4, THENCE RUNS S 00E, ALONG THE EAST LINE OF SAID NW 1/4 OF THE NW 1/4.A DISTANCE OF 15.60 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE S 0001E,ALONG SAID EAST LINE,167.95 FEET; THENCE RUN S 631530W, 474.94 FEET TO THE EASTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF CREWS ROAD; THENCE RUN N 2518 30W,ALONG SAID EASTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE,150.15 FEET; THENCE RUN N 631530 E,546.40 FEET TOTHE POINT OF BEGINNING. ALSO KNOWN AS TRACT 10, EDDINGTON SUBDIVISION UNRECORDED). TOGETHER WITH THATCERT AIN 2006 CAVALIER DOUBLEWIDE MANUFACTURED HOME SERIAL NUMBERS BL06GA0213210A AND BL06GA0213210B a/k/a 22303 CREWS RD., HILLIARD,FL 32046-5037 at public sale,to the highest and best bidder,for cash,at the Nassau County Judicial Annex,76347 Veterans Way, Yulee,FL 32097,on September 15,2014 beginning at 11:30 AM. If you are a person claiming a right to funds remaining after the sale,you must file a claim with the clerk no later than 60 days after the sale.If you fail to file a claim you will not be entitled to any remaining funds. Dated this 11th day of July, 2014. John A.Crawford Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Tracy Poore Deputy Clerk AMERICANS WITHDISABILITIES A CT (ADA) NOTICE: INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES NEEDING AREASONABLE ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHOULD CON-T ACT THE COURTADMINISTRATORS OFFICE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.TELEPHONE (904 630-2564; OR,IF HEARING IMPAIRED,1-800-955-8771 (TTD OR 1-800-955-8770 (VVIA FLORIDA RELAY SERVICE. 2t 7-23,7-30-2014 4409 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, IN AND FOR DUVAL COUNTY,FLORIDA CASE NO: 16-2008-CA-000554 DIVISION: FC-G PRIMESOUTH BANK, Plaintiff, vs. STAN MIZELL ENGINES,INC.,a Georgia corporation,WILLIAM STANLEY MIZELL,SANDRA.M. MIZELL,SOUTHEASTERN NEUROSCIENCE INSTITUTE,P A., TRIAD SYSTEMS CORPORATION,TRIAD SYSTEMS FINANCIAL CORPORATION,awholly owned Subsidiary,f/k/a TSC LEASING CORPORATION,and THE STATE OF FLORIDA, Defendants, AMENDED NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to the Summary Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered on January 18,2011in the above captioned case,I will sell to the highest and best b idder for cash,at public sale, at www.duvalrealforeclose. com at 11:00 a.m.Thursday the 22nd day of August,2014 the following described parc el of real property located in Nassau County,Florida as set forth in said Final Judgment: Lots Fifteen (15Sixteen (16 together with those portions of Lots Seventeen (17and Eighteen (18lying West of State Road 121,Cornwall Survey,Section Twenty three (23Township 4 North,Range 23 East,Nassau County,Florida, Less and Except any portion deeded to the State of Florida, as recorded in Deed Book 243, page 277,of the public records of Nassau County,Florida; RE#234N23-2020015-0000. 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. Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) Notice: Individuals With Disabilities Who Need a Reasonable Accommodation To Participate In This Proceeding Are Entitled,At No Cost,To The Provision of Certain Assistance.Please Contact: CourtA dministrator,Phone: (904 321-5709 within 2 Working Days of Your Receipt of This Notice. If You Are Hearing Or Voice Impaired Please Call: 1-800-9 55-8771. Dated this 08 day of July,2014. RONNIE FUSSELL CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: Brenda Sellers Deputy Clerk 2t 7-16,7-23-2014 4404 ---------IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 4TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION: CASE NO.: 45-2009-CA000495-AXXX-YX BACHOME LOANS SER VICING, L.P .F/K/A COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING,L.P PlaintiffV S. DIANA M.ROJAS A/K/A DIANA MROJAS VELASQUEZ; LOFTON POINTE HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION,INC.; NAVY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF DIANA M.ROJAS; UNKNOWN TENANT(S SESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Final Judgment of F oreclosure dated the 9th day o f July,2014,and entered in Case No.45-2009-CA-000495AXXX-YX,of the Circuit Court of the 4TH Judicial Circuit in and for Nassau County,Florida, w herein BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING,L.P .F/K/A COUNT RYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING,L.P .is the Plaintiff and DIANA M.ROJASA/K/A DIANA MROJAS VELASQUEZ LOFTON POINTE HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION,INC.NAVY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF DIANA M.ROJAS; and UNKNOWN TENANT(S POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY are defendants.The Clerk of this Court shall sell tot he highest and best bidder for cash at the,AT THE MAIN ENTRANCE OF THE NASSAU JUDICIAL ANNEX,76347 VETERANS WAY,YULEE,FL 32097, 11:30 AM on the 9th day of November,2014,the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment,to wit: LOT 34,LOFTON POINTE,ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF,AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6,PAGE(SAND 326, PUBLIC RECORDS NASSAU COUNTY,FLORIDA. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE,IF ANY,OTHER TWIN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE ACLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. If you are a person with a disability who needs anyaccommodation 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 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance,or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time re the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Dated this 11 day of July,2014. JOHN A.CRAWFORD ClerkOf The Circuit Court By: /s/ Sue Powell Deputy Clerk Submitted by: Choice Legal Group,P A. P O.Box 9908 FortLauderdale,FL 33310-0908 Telephone: (954 Facsimile: (954 Toll Free: 1-800-441-2438 email@example.com 2t 7-23,7-30-2014 4410 ---------Legal Deadline Noon Friday LEGAL NOTICES
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Two 800sf Office/Retail spaces,can b e joined for one,1,600 sq ft s pace,AIA next to Peacock Electric $12/sq.ft +CAM & Tax Amelia Park Unit B small office ( 2 rooms) with bath,576 sq.ft. $1050/mo.+sales tax. 1839 S.8th St.adjacent to Huddle House,1,800 sq.ft.$1700/mo.lease +tax.Sale also considered. One-person suites H igh speed internet Conference room Mailbox service Break room ****************All-inclusive pricingM onthly $ 300 Virtual office $99AmeliaOfficeSuites.comT : email@example.com AMELIA O FFICE SUITES910 S 8TH ST F ERNANDINA BEACH T EL. 904-310-6659 864 Commercial/Retail OFFICE/RETAIL SPACE for rent. 924 sq. ft. downstairs, 924 sq. ft. u pstairs and 2018 sq. ft. retail space a vail soon. Palmetto Walk. (904 1062. T RANSPORTATION 901 Automobiles FOR SALE 2004 silver Toyota Highlander Ltd. 94,200 miles. Extremely clean. $8,200. Call (904 8 60 Homes-Unfurnished VISITwww.chaplinwilliamsrentals. com for the most recent information o n Long Term Rentals. Updated Daily. Chaplin Williams Rentals, The Area's Premier Rental Company 861 Vacation Rentals RENTAL-Fall in Clarkesville, GA 2 BR/2BA condo (The President Unit avail 10/18-10/25, $850/wk. View at www.applemountainresort.com. Call( H)478-934-6774 or (C)478-230-8216 OCEANVIEW 3BR/2BA & 2BR/1BA. Call (904R ealtor, for special rates. 863 Office EXECUTIVE OFFICE SUITES Office s pace from 100 sq. ft. to 2,000 sq. ft. I ncludes utilities, Internet, common a rea receptionist, conference room, break room, & security. For info call (904 853 Mobile Home Lots 1 ACRE LOT FOR RENT for mobile home. In Yulee, nice lot with larget rees. Call for details (904 225-7703. 8 54 Rooms R OOM FOR RENT with private bath. $400/mo. Includes electric & cable. Call (904 856 Apartments U nfurnished 856 Apartments U nfurnished O N THE BEACH 1BR/1BA ground f loor apt. Rent $850/mo. includes e lectric. water, sewer, trash. 1st month & $850 deposit due at signing of the 6 month or 1 year lease. No smoking, s vc pets only. 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N ew paint, floors, granite, landscape. 491-4951. $285,000. jackson villecr aigslist.org/reo/45723850 80.html ARBORS OF AMELIA 2673 LeSabre Pl. 3BR/2BA, split plan, great rm, FP & bay w., din. rm, glass sliding door, eatin kit., bay w., sun rm., 2 car gar. $ 222,000. Owner (904 ( 904)206-0196 AUCTION State of Georgia DOT surplus. Live Auction with OnlineB idding Thurs. 7/31, 10am. 737 E. B arnard St., Glennville, GA 30427. C ars, trucks, buses, loaders, tracators, equipment & more. L.W. Benton co. Inc (#3215 w ww bidderone.com ANF The Flor ida-Geor gia Blood Alliance Mobile Unit will be located at Amelia Baptist Church on W ednesday July 30 fr om noon until 3 p.m. Although an a ppointment is not necessary,those who wish to make one to donate blood may call 888-998-2243. Amelia Ba ptist Chur ch is loca ted a t 961167 Buccaneer Trail,at the roundabout where Buccaneer Trail meets South Fletcher Avenue. ID r equir ed to dona te. NL/PSA
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