<%BANNER%>
HIDE
 Main
 Lifestyle
 Sports
 Classified


UFPKY NEH LSTA SLAF



The Monticello news
ALL ISSUES CITATION SEARCH THUMBNAILS MAP IT! PAGE IMAGE ZOOMABLE
Full Citation
STANDARD VIEW MARC VIEW
Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00028320/00093
 Material Information
Title: The Monticello news
Uniform Title: Monticello news (Monticello, Fla.)
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: Will H. Bulloch
Place of Publication: Monticello Fla
Creation Date: November 23, 2005
Frequency: semiweekly[<1983-1994>]
weekly[ former <1925-1965>]
semiweekly
regular
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Monticello (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Jefferson County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Genre: newspaper   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( sobekcm )
Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Jefferson -- Monticello
Coordinates: 30.544722 x -83.867222 ( Place of Publication )
 Notes
Additional Physical Form: Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Began in 1903.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 23, no. 22 (Nov. 20, 1925).
Funding: Funded in part by the University of Florida, the Library Services and Technology Assistance granting program of Florida, the State Library and Archives of Florida, and other institutions and individuals.
 Record Information
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: aleph - 000579629
oclc - 10124570
notis - ADA7476
lccn - sn 83003210
issn - 0746-5297
System ID: UF00028320:00093
 Related Items
Preceded by: Weekly constitution (Monticello, Fla.)

Table of Contents
    Main
        page 1
        page 2
        page 3
        page 4
        page 5
    Lifestyle
        page 6
        page 7
        page 8
        page 9
        page 10
    Sports
        page 11
        page 12
        page 13
        page 14
        page 15
        page 16
    Classified
        page 17
        page 18
Full Text

utjVERSITY OF FLORIDA
G, : V.I;; ,I E., FL. 32611


Wednesday Morning J





Monti


1 '7TT X17' A TN xTn n CA m' r'rT


IJ13 11YEARiI INU.%.3, 5UU .fL I I


cello

Published Wednesdays & Fridays


ews

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2005 ,


Business Drops


Slightly At JCKC


LAZARO ALEMAN
Senior Staff Writer

Although business at the Jefferson
County Kennel Club (JCKC) has
fallen off a little since the recent
cancellation of the poker tourna-
Sments, things are not that bad, ac-
:cording to JCKC owner Steve An-
dris.
"I'd say business has fallen 10 to
15 percent," Andris said Monday of
the effect of the changes in state
gaming rules that helped close down
the popular tournaments at pari-
mutuel facilities. "We had five to six
tournaments a week."
Andris said cancellation of the
tournaments will :occasion the re-
duction of hours for some employ-
ees, but it will not cause layoffs or
anything so dramatic.
Eventually, he expects that the
tournaments will be reinstated, once
new rules are written. That,
however, will probably take some
tiffe, according to Andris. Mean-


while, JCKC will continue to offer
live poker, which is still permitted.
According to an Associated Press
_story Sunday, a federal appeals
court on Friday denied the request
of several racetracks that sought to
stop changes in the state gaming
rules that aimed to close down poker
tournaments.
The injunction sought by Daytona
Beach Kennel Club and five other
greyhound tracks essentially would
have allowed the tournaments to
continue, according to the report.
But a federal court in Tallahassee on
Friday denied the request.
The court is expected to make a fi'-
nal ruling on the issue in early De-
-cember. That decision will deter-
mine if the state had authority to
make changes to the tournament
rules.
The state repealed all the rules in-
volving poker tournaments earlier
this month, after two courts -held
that, under current Florida law, the
state could not place a $45 limit on
_.entry fees, according to the. AP
story.


LAZARO ALEMAN
Senior Staff Writer

Lt. Mark Matthews, a longtime
Fire Rescue employee, is the depart-
ment's new director.
The County Commission ap-
proved the action unanimously last
week. Matthews was one of six indi-
viduals to apply for the position.
The record shows that Matthews
started with the county's Fire Rescue
Department in 1989. Before that he
served four years with the Monti-
cello Fire Department. The city dis-
banded its paid fire department in
1988.
Previous to coming here, Mat-
thews worked in various printing
jobs in Tallahassee and Inverness,
FL, his hometown.
Matthews earned a firefighting
certificate from Lively Vocational
Technical School in 1988.
He earned a fire safety inspector
certificate from the same school in


1991 and an Emergency Medical
Technician (EMT) certificate from
North Florida Community College
in 1993.
Friends and coworkers describe
Matthews as fair, professional, con-
scientious and accessible, qualities
they say assure he will make a good
Fire Rescue director. He also has
experience in scheduling, budgeting
and training, they say.
In choosing Matthews, commis-
sioners made a conscious decision
to hire from within. The board's pre-
vious hire for Fire Rescue chief
lasted .a little over a Week, before
submitting his resignation to pursue
another job in Tallahassee.
The board, meanwhile, continues
considering whether to privatize the
ambulance service part of the opera-
tion. The board recently 'held a
workshop with Taylor County per-
sonnel to explore the possibility.
Taylor County's ambulance service
has long been privatized.


5'.


* commission



P Picks Health



care Plan C


STEPHEN MONROE, president of the Jefferson County
Farm Bureau, watches as State Representative Will Ken-
drick signs the resolution Thursday morning. (News Photo)



Week Celebrates

Farm, City Pact


LAZARO ALEMAN
Senior Staff Writer

Between 20 and 30 people gath-
ered at the Courtyard Cafe early Fri-
day morning to enjoy breakfast and
celebrate Farm City Week.
The event, held in conjunction
with similar festivities across the
country during Nov. 18-24, cele-
brates the partnership between agri-
cultural and urban communities.
That partnership, according to
members of the agriculture commu-
nity, makes possible the production
of an ample supply of food and
clothing that feeds and clothes the
nation and the rest of the world.
Indeed, according to the resolu-
tion signed by State Representative
Will Kendrick at the breakfast, "ag-
riculture employs more than 24 mil-
lion workers, including farmers and
ranchers, shippers, processors, mar-
keters, retailers truck drivers, in-
spectors and others who annually
contribute more than $1.3 trillion to
the gross domestic product."


Jefferson County Farm Bureau
President Stephen Monroe spoke to
the productivity of American farm-
ers and ranchers, which make it pos-
sible for Americans, to enjoy cheap
foods.

Ag Employs
24 Million

He pointed out that it costs
Americans 10 to 11 percent of their
disposable income to buy food, ver-
sus 17 to 18 percent in Europe and
up to 75 percent in some countries.
"It's all due to the ingenuity and
efficiency of the American farmer,"
Monroe said.
K6ndrick was the guest speaker.
He spoke briefly of the many chal-
lenges facing the nation, the state
and the region and asked his audi-
ence to focus on the good things.
"Let's be thankful for what we
have," Kendrick said. "Let's remem-
ber where we came from, where
we're at, and where we're going to
-be."


LAZARO ALEMAN
Senior Staff Writer

County commissioners on Thurs-
day selected the health insurance
plan that in their estimation offered
the best possible benefits to employ-
ees at the least possible cost to the
county.
The plan -- one, of four options put
on the table by Vista Healthplan,
Inc. (the county's present provider)
-- is 6.95 percent higher than the old
plan.
That translates into a total annual
increase of $34,348.44 to the
county, from the present
$494,322.24 to $528,670.68.
Per employee, the increase comes
out to $25.02 monthly, from
$360.08 to $385.10.
Because the county picks up the
cost of health insurance for employ-
ees, individuals who choose not to
include their families in the plan pay
nothing.
The increase, however, will be felt
by employees whose families are
covered, given that they must pay
the difference between their county-
paid premium and the family rate.
That difference -comes out to
$574.19 monthly, an increase of
$37.31 from the present rate. Over-
all, the monthly rate for employees
with families goes from $896.96 to
$959.29.
Other than the rate increase, the
new and old plans. are essentially the
same. The only difference is in the
area of the deductible.,
Under the old plan, employees
paid zero deductible. Under the new
plan, employees will 'pay an annual
one-time deductible of $500.


The $500 applies to costs in-
curred in hospitals and ambulatory
and freestanding facilities, accord-
ing to insurance consultant Jim
Odom, who helped commissioners
with their decision.
Odom explained that the $500
could come from a host of areas, in-
cluding outpatient surgery, radiation
therapy, and mental and substance
abuse counseling, whether in a hos-
pital or other setting.
"If a primary physician does the
surgery, such as a mole removal, the
$500 doesn't apply," Odom said.
"Once the $500 is reached, the co-
payment applies."
Under the current setup, employ-
ees with families pay the same rate
no matter how many dependents.
Commissioners briefly discussed
the possibility of setting up a tier-
system, wheie the rates would be
determined by the number of de-
pendents.
Under the tier system, for exam-
ple, an employee with a wife and
one child would pay a lower
monthly premium than an employee
with a wife and two children, etc.
Odom advised that such a system
was possible. He warned, however,;
that if the county went to a multiple;
tier system for employees with
families, the rates of other employ-
ees would have to go up to make up.
the difference.
Remember, he told commission-.
ers, the insurance company was in
business to make money. The com-;
pany really didn't care how the cost
of the premiums was distributed, so
long as its monthly total of
$44,055.89 was assured, he said.


County Man Arrested In Leon


A Jefferson County man was ar-
rested in Leon County on Friday
and charged with having sex with a
minor.
Dimitar Nedelchev, 30, posted a
$5,000 bail and was released follow-
ing the arrest.
According to the Tallahassee Po-
lice Department, the boy met


Nedelchev and a second man in re-
sponse to a newspaper ad offering
"male to male massage".
The boy engaged in sex with
Nedelchev while the second man
took photos, according to police.
The boy's grandmother alerted in-
vestigators to the incident. The in-
vestigation continues.


County Grants Easement

To Private water System


MARK MATTHEWS,'the new Fire Rescue chief, talks with
Commissioner Junior Tuten following the meeting. Mat-
thews has been with Fire Rescue 17 years. (News Photo)


LAZARO ALEMAN
Senior Staff Writer

The County Commission last
week approved a resolution giving
the Jefferson Communities Water
System Inc. permission to use
county easement for extension of
water lines.
Representatives of the Jefferson
Communities Water System Inc. are
seeking $1.2 million from the fed-
eral government to extend the water
lines another 44 miles down 16
county roads.


Commissioner Skeet Joyner pre-
sented the request on behalf of the
Jefferson Communities Water Sys-
tem Inc. He explained that the group
needed the resolution in order to be
successful in its funding application.
"The resolution needs to say that.
the county has no problem with the
water, mainlines going down the
county roads," Joyner said.
Resident Don Lee alone raised a
question about the resolution. He
questioned why water lines were be-
ing installed in sparsely populated
areas of the county.
-(See Water System Page 7)


COMMISSIONER DANNY MONROE, left, accepts the gavel
-from outgoing chairman Skeet Joyner on Thursday night.
Monroe is commissioner for District 5. (News Photo)


Matthews Is New


Fire Rescue Chief







PAGE 2, MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005





. J ^dim ,A.. 1 ... -"
.4fi L .,-,, ,....A


"UNCLE' JAMES GADSDEN, left, turns a
shovelful of dirt for the groundbreaking of
the Gadsden Square Project, at West Walnut


Groundbreaking For Gadsden

Square Project Was Thursday


DEBBIE SNAPP
Staff Writer


The introduction and groundbreak-
ing for the Gadsden Square project,
at 185 West Walnut Street,~took
place Thursday morning.


,450 sq. ft. each; and two luxury up-
stairs apartments that will overlook
the historic town square.
Drawdy entertained the crowd
with a brief history of the Gadsden
family. She said that Gadsden first
came to Florida with General An-
drew Jackson in 1818.


The project is named for James In 1824, Gadsden County was
Gadsden, and his family, with the named for him.
first shovelful of dirt overturned at In 1827 he fell in love with Jeffer-
the groundbreaking, by the Gadsden son County and purchased a planta-
great great grandson, affectionately tion west of Waukeenah, went back
known as Uncle James. to South Carolina backed un all his
Jack Carswell, nephew to Uncle worldly goods and returned with his
James .was at his side along with brother Octavius.
Josh Gadsden, the great-great grand- Also in 1827 he was appointed as
son of Uncle James. one of five commissioners.
The community had time to view In 1836 as Minister to Mexico, he
the plans for this large, two story, was instrumental in the purchase of
multi-use building project and to land in the southern parts of New
talk with the developer, Carswell, Mexico and Arizona known as the
Greenfield & Kunstler Business "Gadsden Purchase."
Management, and to enjoy an im-
James Gadsden married in 1837
pressive spread of refreshments. but never had any children.
The event was directed by Mary but never had a children
Octavius Gadsden was unlike
Fiances Drawdy, director of the
Fiantces Drawdy, director of the his soldier and statesman brother.
Monticello/Jefferson County Cham- p
r of Comm wo He was a typical southern planter.
ber of Commerce, who introduced
S" J r w He was married and had two chil-
Bbarawnd Jack Carswell, ,Willi-d, r ..
n een field, and Evelyn Kunslur.
T Father Mal Joplin to gave the In- He was a devout Episcopalian and
vacation. was instrumental in building the lit-
rill Gunnels of Capital City Bank, tle Episcopal Church in Waukeenah
a4d Riley Palmer contractor for the that was later moved to Tallahassee.
project, both spoke briefly about The Gadsden Plantation was even-
tBe project. tually sold to Sheldon Whitehouse, a
'The proposed building will consist prominent businessman from Rhode
cf' three retail spaces, approximately Island. He was in the political world
0 sq. ft. each; two office space and a U.S. Ambassador.


0 TIMESVNhY BUMET
S"Hlome cooking' the wayl Mana does it"
|\s Cooking Restaurinlt 5 Yearns in ;i Row!
.'Hand Cut


after Spnn


rriday &
Saturday Night
Steak, Seafood
& Country iIfd:ett


h
ao .~b.


P1 I OT.


The James Gadsden family and
its' history are closely connected
with Jefferson County, and thus the
appropriate name for the Gadsden
Project.


Howard Middle Posts

Academic Honor Roll


Howard Middle School Guidance
Counselor Kathy Walker announces
the Academic Honor Roll for the
second grading period.
Students on the roll and their
grade levels follow:
In grade six, Emily Howell is on
the "A" Honor Roll.
On the A/B Roll are: Haylee Bell,
Franklin Cavalier, Alexus
Chambers, Emanuel Finn, Brionna
Jones, Jeremy Lofton, Lanesiya
Massey, Anna Lee Montgomery,
and KaDesjah Norton.
Also, Deion Thomas, Denzel
Whitfield, Simone Williams,
Tre'von Youman, and Shanice
Young.
In grade seven, Brandon Whitfield
is on the "A" Honor Roll.
On the A/B Roll are: Gerrold Aus-
tin, Lakaya Brown, Aranthza Feni-
more, Issac Gilley, Jasmine
Graham, Bria Heard, Chasity James,
Sara MacDonald, Leory Montgom-
ery, and Misty Watson.
In grade, on the A/B Roll are: De-
vonna Arnold, Breyon Crumity,
Harold Ingram, Paris Littlejohn, Su-
san Marlowe, Darissa Nealy,
La'Ashle Norton, and Amber Wein-
rich.


Where Your
I Second Entree I
I is Half Price! I
Tues-Fri 5to 6pm I
Italian, German, Steaks
& Seafood. Don't wait for
a special occasion to enjoy


RESTAURANT
2 miles East of the Super
Wal-Mart on Apalachee Pkwy.
L mM
Power
LIFT
CHAIR
Your Chokce of Fabric
$64995


F Featuring Pulitzer Prize Winner

Robert Olen Butler
Monday, Notvember 2 -8 at 7 p.m
Call Chez Pierre for Reservations, 222-0936



Dinner


-tAuthor
an evening of rich food & rich conversation
an evening of rich food & rich conversation


CORNERSTONE
I-.
;~y.
.5-
I 's'~rr'* r~e..


proudly presented by


flsi S


AMERICAN ACADEMY
OF DERMATOLOGY
8. 88.462.DERM


Your annual
High-speed Internet cost


$492.35
the first year
* Monthly fee: $19.95
a month for 3 months,
$42.95 a month for
9 months
* Modem: $3.00 a month
* 'elf-insiall kit 19 95


fur I I rrinni
"*kMndern re wt
approved ce plu
$1295shipping ad


Cable
(Up to 6.0 Mbps)


Prices for Sprint and Cable as of 11/1/05 exclude taxes and fees
and require purchase of other qualifying services.


-


Opening
the door
to hope
Call our
lifeline.
It's toll-free.
1-800-572-1717
www.mdausa.org


Muscular Dystrophy
Association


Holidays
Monticello!
We have a lot to be
thankful for during the
holidays because of you -
our friends and neighbors
here in Monticello.
It is a pleasure to be part
of this community. Enjoy
the holiday season.
You're invited to a
holiday open house:
Monticello
205 E. Washington St.
Dec. 1, 2006 Thursday
3:00 6:00 p.m.
RSVP

Call or stop by today.
Robert J. Davison
205 E. Washington St.
Monticello, FL 32344
850-997-2572
www.edwardjones.com
Member SIPC

EdwardJones
Serving Individual Investors Since 1871


Oh what a

difference

a year makes.



When you add up the cost for a whole year,
choosing Sprint high-speed Internet over
a high-priced cable connection makes good
financial sense. Get Sprint high-speed Internet
free one month and $24.99 a month for 11
months when combined with other qualifying
services. (One-year term agreement applies). After 12
months pay $29.99 a month' Do the math.
Choose Sprint high-speed Internet.







Hurry! For a limited time, sign up and get
High-speed Internet FREE for one month.
(Offer ends 12/31/05.)


I:ail86-21766 C icksp intco/igh-speedCo ebaSpit StreI


Residential commercial pricing as of 11/1/05, Service not available in all areas Monthly rate offer good for new High speed Internel residental cnuslomers only and applies to up to 1 5 Mbps speed service Not valid wth any additional oilers or list oUuit
line item 'Monthly Fee: Promotional monhlly rate of $24 99 applies for 11 months while customer subscribes to a qualifying SpurnI Solutions bundle anid otihe Sprin services After I? months standard monthly rate ao $29 J9 will apply i Ciitsitni u,'
required Io subscribe o Sprint Solutions"' Standard Plan. Sprinn Special Plan Plus or Sprint Premium Plan along with one otler Spriin service such as Spnt PCS of DISH Network $49 99 aclvatlon ice will apply Molly rnIate u.is by i.ia lit quaihnyq
services are cancelled, standard monthly rate will apply Taxes and surcharges are additional and are based on standard monthly late Sprint high-speed Internetl: A fee of $9900 will be charged for early teronnmaon Arlual periutl.iiOar ci ay vay v duIl
to conditions outside of Sprint's network control No minimum levlo of speed is guaranteed These conditions may include variables such s customer locJaloni physiLal uquipment,lhmilations, network congesioii, sOlver and iouiil d pes ofI web liI'o
accessed, inside wiring, or releplhone conditions Additional restrictions may apply. 'Rebate: Customer must request anid suliil $50 rebate online at hslirrbte s pnit corn within 4 5 days of iinstallaon Spinnt high-speed lInterleri atii gin 1t inil li v eii
and in good credit standing to receive rebate, Limit of one rebate per household Sprint will not honor lost, late. damaged, misdirected., llegible. iircoimpleli, or duplicate rel ate foI ms f 0 2005 Sprlntb All lights resevw d SpI arrilu d ihNr ioi l nnd loq design
are trademarks of Sprint Communications Company LP. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners SPR 18R(I


Street. At right is his nephew Jack Carswell.
(News Photo)


- Sprint


Farmers

&

Merchants Bank





Will Be Closed

Thursday,

November 24

In Observance of

Thanksgiving

Regular Banking Hours Will
Resume On
Friday, November 25


9 9






MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005 PAGE 3 ;


Applications Sought

For MLK Parade


RAY CICHON
Managing Editor
Parade Chairman Gerrold Austin
reports that it's time once again for
all groups and organizations to sub-
mit applications to participate in the
annual NAACP Dr. Martin Luther
King, Jr. Parade.
Parade date is Jan., 16, 2006.
"We are notifying groups early so
that we might get an accurate count


of participants this year. We are
looking forward to a significantly
larger parade," Austin said.
"Each year, we have events in our
community to honor Dr. King," he
said.
Events begin Sunday Jan. 15,
2006, with a MLK Memorial Serv-
ice, at Memorial MB Church, high-
lighting what the community must
do to keep the dream alive.


The annual celebration ends Mon-
day, with the Parade, marking .
NAACP's 26th year sponsoring the
event.




NOW AVAILABLE! 7
New Pool Tables
Balls Cues
Other Supplies
SSoft Drinks Beer -Wine .
850-668-7665 Z
1698Village Square Blvd.'Tallahassee
Open Noon 'til2 am 7 Days aWeeld


NEW ROTARIAN The Rev. Mal Joplin, Pas- a new member of the Rotary by Tom Conley,
tor of Christ Episcopal Church, is pinned as his sponsor.


- sic Food Packages, or Spiral Hams.
And, gift certificates are available
from SHARE all year long.
*Purchases, whether for donations


SHARE volunteers know how to-
save money on groceries and help
their community at the same time.
They now are seeking the commu-
nity's help to reach more families
during the upcoming holiday
season, and put food on their tables.
SHARE is a community oriented
service that helps make food more
affordable.
The local SHARE host registration
and distribution site is located at the
Central Baptist Church in Aucilla.
A donation may be directed to a
family of choice or SHARE volun-
teer leaders will identify and deliver
to families for the donor.
Lucy McKown and Elaine Holden
may be contacted at 997-2220 and
997-2631 for more information
SHARE is a non-profit organiza-
tion that offers savings of 50 percent
on food year-round, and promotes
volunteer service.
*Let SHARE do the shopping
for wholesome food that will make a
delicious, festi e meal; ;.,
Consider using the service for
gift giving at holiday time.
*Other gift giving options for
holidays include: Steak Boxes, Ba-


or personal use, add to SHARE's
volume-buying power, thus contrib-
uting to savings for everyone.
The December order deadline at
the Aucilla SHARE site is Dec. 3.
For $19 a holiday meal with all
the trimmings can be purchased for
someone in need, or, stretch holiday
food dollars.


December

4 3&4
..North Florida Fairgrounds
Over 300 Artists and Craftspeople



Tickets Available At:
The Carriage Shop My Favorite Things
1441 Market Street 1950 Thomasville Road


Elinor Doyle Florist
111 East College Avenue


Sponsored by:-
LEON'kOUNTY N

Tailahassee-com


Tallahassee Junior League
404 E. Sixth Ave. 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.


GM arket This Event Benefits

50 TALIAIMASSEE MUSEUM"


Phoe rdrsS Cll 55-68


NOTICE OF PROPOSAL TO AMEND THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN FUTURE
LAND USE MAP OF THE CITY OF MONTICELLO

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE FUTURE LAND USE MAP OF THE
COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF THE CITY OF MONTICELLO, FLORIDA, BY
REDESIGNATING A PARCEL OF LAND BORDERED BY NORTH
JEFFERSON STREET ON THE WEST AND NORTH CHERRY STREET ON
THE EAST, COMPRISING 2.23 ACRES, FROM RLD-RESIDENTIAL LOW
DENSITY AND RHD-RESIDENTIAL HIGH DENSITY TO COMMERCIAL;
PROVIDING FOR PURPOSE; PROVIDING FOR ADOPTION OF THE
SPECIFIED AMENDMENT TO THE CITY OF MONTICELLO
COMPREHENSIVE PLAN; PROVIDING FOR LEGAL EFFECT; PROVIDING
FOR SEVERABILITY, CODIFICATION, SCRIVENER'S ERRORS, AND AN
EFFECTIVE DATE.
The City of Monticello proposes to adopt the following amendment to its future land use
map by Ordinance 2005-12. The ordinance will change the Future Land Use Map for
Parcel Nos. 00-00-00-0350-0000-0010 and 00-00-00-0360-0000-1670 from RLD -
Residential Low Density and RHD-Residential High Density to C-Commercial. A public
hearing on the ordinance will be conducted by the Local Planning Agency on December
6, 2005 at 7:00 p.m. at Monticello City Hall, 245 S. Mulberry Street, Monticello, FL
32344. Interested persons may appear at the meeting and be heard with respect to the
proposed ordinance. The entire text of the ordinance may be inspected at City Hall, 245
S. Mulberry Street, Monticello, Florida between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.,
Monday through Friday.


PLEDGING OUR


Ui States'.


IBOf Y ). j ., I S8 t,


t~303000 O~33 000 Z30000030 0333 003303 0 0033330 OU0DDxlofl.


7 Ai l 1 PM Friday, Nov. 25th







We are giving you 10% off everything you buy from 7 AM until 1 PM, even if
it's already on sale. You can take 10% off merchandise that is regular priced,
sale priced or even clearance priced! 6 Hours Only!
ow l IqIIIII.........


original price
MoreValue savings
MoreValue price
6-hour 10% OFF


See store for details.


$399.95
- 100.00
$299.95
-30.00


HOME FU R N I TU RE m oreJ ,.
405 S. Jefferson Street Monticello
Phone: 850 997-4323
~llufjlhluloloOO~fO~l33flOO~~lfl~lOfl00~]un3D03n 03 00b0b0000m0000b006


SHARE Donations

Help Less Fortunate


DEBBIE SNAPP
Staff Writer


2901 North Monroe Street
386-7181
www.juliesplace.net


ate


JOIN US FOR OUR ANNUAL
THANKSGIVING DAY BUFFET
Served Thanksgiving Day
11:00am to 7:00pm
Traditional Tom Turkey and
Cornbread Dressing
Baked Honey Ham
Roast Beef Carving Station
Fresh Glazed Atlantic Salmon


Fresh Salad Bar & Crunchy Relishes
Cranberry Sauce
Mashed Potatoes & Giblet Gravy
Julie's Rice Pilaf
Candied Yams $17.99
Green Bean Casserole + tax
Assorted Veggies Reservations
suggested
Assorted Pies & Cakes for parties of
6 or more


I A Tallahassee Tradition for over 25 years


( Always Informative........ -
YOUR
MONTICELLO NEWS!
NEWS


- FI.








PAGE 4, MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005



Monticello News
(SSN 0746-5297)-USPA 361-620)
Published by Monticello Publishing Co., Inc.

RON CICHON
Publisher

I. RAY CICHON
Managing Editor

LAZARO ALEMAN
Senior Staff Writer


2 Published Wednesdays and Fridays Twice Weekly
' Periodicals Postage Paid at Monticello Post Office
Subscription in Florida $45.00 per year.
Out of State $52.00 per year.
POSTMASTER send addresses to: Monticello News
P.O. Box 428, 1215 North Jefferson Street
Monticello, FL 32345 Phone: (850) 997-3568
Fax. 850-997-3774 E-Mail: MonticelloNews@earthlink.net


'Cha


We
Not many
I themselves as
say they were
.june. Yet great
portunity are r
Does their v
are they so bl
lems that they
go somewhere
need to remem
On the 1lth
small ship drop
explored conti
were an odd
and business p
passage across
of open ocean,
with a wildemr
them.
They had cc
,Holland. Half d
A year later
provisions. Th
Fortune.' The;
11, 1621."Inttl
comers had plo
deserted by pi
,the harvest w
hunted deer an
Success.
Sometime be
.and December
jmen, led by th
Massasoyt, join
feasting and en
Though the
those who, ha
aboard the May
Cape Cod wer
-the next sever
[near to starvati
Their fortune
IThey never cor
'Europe.
They had left
because others
their view that
more simply a,
had. The. Engl
religious' leader


llenges


Aside,


Give Thanks
I- .
Americans think of everyone to believe and behave in
rich. Not many would the same way. Those disagreed -
born into great for- some called them conformists were
t wealth and great op- silenced.
ight before their eyes. Others called these travelers Puri-
vision guide them? Or tans.l They disliked the low moral f
linded by their prob- standards of their time, the foolish-
want to pack up and ness and wastefulness of both the
e else? Perhaps they rich and the poor. The\ wanted to
ber an old story, know and do the % ill of God. They
of November 1620s a wanted to have leaders that were se-
pped anchor on an un- rious.
nent. The passengers By the time these pilgrims arrived,
lot-farmers, workers slave ships had put'into port on the
people After a rough continent, and the pressure to dis-
three thousand miles place native Americans had begun.
,. they had little food, This American wilderness did not
ess winter in front of have a perfect beginning.,
Still, if America has triumphed, it c
)me to America from is because among its people there tl
lied that first winter. have been many who wanted to i1
r, a ship arrived with build a better nation. They have a
he ship was named seen, and left us to achieve, a land
date- wds 'Ndveriberi oft'reedom,"' o op'pornmry. 'and of ,
ie pist year, the ne:- brotherhood A land rich in spirit
)wed the fields found and one which promises to unlock
previous visitors, and the boundless energy of the world's b
vas rich. They had people.
nd turkey with great The work is not yet done. Yet this n
vision of a golden future by itself it
between November 11 makes us wealthy beyond the 0
4th, a group of 90 dreams of ancient kings. It is this vi- "
ie Wampanoag chief sion that has given us a chance for 5
ned for three days of freedom, for love, for truth and for
pertaining. life. v
feast was generous,. We are now engaged in a war on y
d come to America terrorism. n
flower and landed at The ugly face of terrorism was in i
e far from rich. For evidence as thousands of innocents c!
al years; they came were killed when our airplanes were
on. Still, they shared used as bombs to destroy buildings
with all ,who came. and lives.
nsidered returning to Despite this terrible blow to
America, we remain a thankful peo-
England for Holland pie. u
would not tolerate The challenges for us are no F
t people should live greater than the challenges faced by .
s the first Christians the Pilgrims who paused to thank
and government and God for their blessings, u
rs attempted to force We too pause to give thanks.


From Our Files


TEN YEARS AGO.
November 15, 1995
The City Council is expected to
adopt a drug and alcohol policy at a
special meeting 5:30 p.m. Monday.
The Juvenile Justice Council pro-
gram here is expected to sustain a
sizable decrease in state funding for
the up coming year.
More than 200 participants, in-
Mcluding some from as far away as
.Virginia and Arkansas, attended the
:first Global Positioning Satellite
Field Day, held Thursday at the Op-
i'era House.
e TWENTY YEARS AGO
November 13, 1985
i The first draft of an animal control
*ordinance has been submitted by the
,City Council by City Attorney Brian
,Hayes.
Personnel involved in the Crime
IWatch Program begun by Florida
'Power Corporation in Jefferson
:County nearly one year ago have not
,reported any crimes to local law en-
iforcement officials, said Florida
SPower District Manager Sam Scott.
THIRTY YEARS AGO
November 13, 1975'
Jefferson County 4-H'ers have
formed a basketball team that will
Compete against 4-H'ers from Gads-
Wden and Madison counties.
The annual fruit cake sale, spon---


scored by the Monticello Civitan
Club is in full swing.
Mr. and Mrs. George Langford of
afternoon at a garden party and mu-
sical benefiting the Monticello Op-
era House.
FORTY YEARS AGO
November 12,1965
Miss Jackie McKown, the daugh-
ter of Mr. and Mrs. E.C. McKown
was chosen by the Tiger football
squad as Homecoming Queen.
The Tigers lost to Cairo's Syrup-
makers last Friday night on their
home field 35-0.
FIFTY YEARS AGO
November 11, 1955
E.H. Finlayson has been named
president of the State Farm Bureau
for the fourth time.


S Letters

To The Editor.

Welcomed
Limit Letters to
500 Words or Less


Sigand Include
one,N umber
,,, :',; .:, .i 1, ,,,:,, ..!.'i:, L i ,,; ,"


y
d
e
o


it

h
w

p
P
c


in
ti


Opinion & Comment


Short Takes & Other Notions


BY RON CICHON
Publisher

Our Town had a number of events
elebrating- Veterans. Day. With
troops now in harm's way, the serv-
ce of veterans is even more appreci-
ted.
As we prepare 'for Thanksgiving,
)ay, among,thejthigs forDw which we
re thankful are the men and womebi
who have served this nation honora-
bly and bravely.
Seniors are trying to figure out the
ew Medicare drug plan or Part D as
t is known...The average daily cost
f a private room in a nursing home
increased to $203 a day this year, up
.7 percent from last year's $192.
I think state polls which show
hose up and whose down for next
ear's statewide elections are pretty
meaningless. About this time back
n 1977, Bob Graham was at 4 per-
ent and he went on to win the Gov-


ernor's Mansion the next year.
An organization dedicated to end-
"ing world hunger has' found that
goats may be the answer to giving
children in impoverished families
the gift of a better life. Since 1944,
Heifer International has provided
livestock and agricultural training to
millions of poor families around the
world to help them become more
sef refiant, .,n -
According to a recent survey; 39
percent of US adults get less than
the seven to nine hours of sleep rec-
ommended by the American Acad-
emy of Sleep Medicine.
Despite growth of the Internet
over the past several years,' the use
of toll-free phone numbers in televi-
sion advertising continues to grow,
indicating that the telephone re-
mains a prevalent response tool.
Most Americans, 61 percent, don't
stick to a household budget...Funny
movies are good for your health.


Blood vessel diameters increased by
22 percent during comedies.
Larger vessel diameters reflect the
release of healthful chemicals that
reduce heart attack and stroke risk.
Signs of the time: On a fence:
"Salesmen welcome, .dog food is ex-
pensive." In a Veterinarian's waiting
room. "Be back in 5 minutes. Sit!
'Stay!" On a Beauty Salon window:
'Dye now."'
No kidding' I sa%% a TV commier-
cial for some kind of drug and the'
voice over said, "If you experience
death, call this number."
The Gadsden Square Heritage Pro-
ject will be a fine addition to Our
Town with retail and residential
space...Some 65 percent of us make
New Year's resolutions. About two
thirds keep them.
Quotable quote: "Keep in mind
that neither success nor failure is
ever final." Roger W. Babson.
This is Better Conversation Week.
Try. listening more than talking and,


to stimulate conversation, ask open
ended questions, not strictly factual
ones.
Hotels are charging for almost
every convenience. Among the fees
on bills are $2 for maid service, $2
for coffee used in the "complimen-
tary" coffee maker,, and $9.50 for
porter service even if you carried
your own bags.
Every 79 seconds, a thief steals
someone's identity,. opens accounts
in the victim's name, and goes on a
buying spree.
Didja know the game of bingo can
be traced back to 1530, to an Italian
lottery called, "Lo Giuco del Lott
D'Italia," which is still played every
Saturday in Italy. The game reached
America in 1929 and was known as
"beano."
There are 15,000 hotel rooms
available now in New Orleans and
by February it is expected. 28,000
rooms will be available for Mardi
Gras.


Peak Shifting' Saves Power


The timune of day when electricity is
sed can make a big difference to
lorida, and ultimately, to you. ,
By practicing "peak shifting" -
hifting the time of day when you
use such household appliances as
'our washing machine, vacuum or
dishwasher you can help reduce
electric demand during peak times
f the 'day, thereby reducing the
overall cost of power in Florida.
A consumer's demand for electric-
y is influenced by the eletricity-
onsuming appliances in his or her
ome or business, and the extent to
whichh those appliances are used.
The "load" that a utility must sup-
ly, meanwhile, is the total of all-
ustomers' electric demand.

Because customers use electricity
n different amounts at different
times of the day, the load changes


over the course of the day, the week
and the year, as well as with
changes in the weather.

A utility may generate electricity,
purchase power from other utilities,
or utilize a combination of both. Un-
like most products; it must be gener-
ated at the time of demand.
Therefore, there are "peak" peri-
ods of the day during which utilities
must produce additional electricity
to meet the demands of their cus-
tomers.
To meet this additional demand
for electricity, utilities often use
"peaking generators." These peaking
generators, which burn oil or natural
gas to produce electricity, are
brought on line only at peak periods
of the day, and run for short periods
of time.
While peaking generators gener-


ally cost less to build than other
types of generators, they also have
relatively high fuel costs because
they are typically much less efficient
in the use of fuel.

Your electric rates include the cost
for the generating units (if any) that
a utility owns and operates, the cost
of fuel for those units, the cost of
power purchased from other
utilities, and the cost of any conser-
vation or load management pro-
grams offered by the utility.

Reducing the total amount of elec-
tricity you use reduces your bill. In
'addition, reducing electric use at
peak times of the day, or peak shift-
ing, saves expensive fuel that would
otherwise be used in a peaking unit.
That translates into savings for all
customers of that utility.
Use electric appliances such as


Flu Kills Thousands Eact


Have you been vaccinated against
influenza this year? If not, there'is
something important you should
know. Influenza, commonly known
as the flu, can be dangerous and
deadly.
Each year more than 200,000
people are hospitalized and 36,000
people die from influenza-related
complications.
The good news is there is still time
to get vaccinated and protect
yourself and your family from this
serious disease.
"Many people do not realize how
dangerous influenza can be,
especially for those at risk for
complications the flu virus may


cause, such as infants, the elderly
and those with medical conditions,
such as asthma or diabetes," said
William Schaffner, MD, of the
National Foundation for. Infectious
Diseases and Vanderbilt University
School of Medicine.
"Getting an influenza vaccination
is the most effective way of
protecting yourself and those around
you, preventing hospitalization and
even death."
The Centers for Disease Control
and Prevention (CDC) recommend
an annual influenza vaccination for:
Persons 50 years of age and
older.
Infants and children ages 6-23


months.
Those living in nursing homes
and other long-term care facilities.
Women who will be pregnant
during the influenza season.
People who can spread influenza
to those at high risk for
complications (i.e., household
contacts and out-of-home caretakers
of infants from 0, through 23 months
of age, health care workers and
family members).
All persons with chronic medi-
cal conditions, such as asthma, dia-
betes and heart disease, or anyone
with a weakened immune system
(such as from HIV or cancer treat-
ment).


washing machines, clothes dryers,
dishwashers and vacuums during
non-peak hours, when possible.
Generally the best times to use
electric appliances in Florida are as
follows:
Winter: 10 a.m. 6 p.m. and 9
p.m. 6 a.m.
Summer: Midnight Noon and 8,
p.m. Midnight.
Generally the worst times to use
'electric appliances'in Florida are as
follows:
Winter: 6 a.m. 10 a.m. and 6
p.m. 9 p.m.
Summer: Noon 8 p.m.
Some utilities offer "load manage-
ment" programs to help reduce de-
mand during peak periods.
Under such programs, a participat-
ing customer agrees to allow the!
utility to control the flow of electric-!
ity to certain larger electric appli-,
ances .


I Year

People living in dormitories ori
other crowded conditions.
Children and adolescents (aged!
6 months 18 years) who are receiv-
ing long-term aspirin therapy. ,
Anyone wishing to protect them-
selves from influenza.
If you are unsure about whether ot
not you are at risk for influenza-
related complications, talk with your
health care professional. I
"Since the height of the influenza
season usually occurs between Janu-,
ary and March, there's still time tc4
get an influenza vaccination in De|
cember or beyond to help ensure
(See Flu Kills Page 5)


From Our Photo File





V Y.



















CLOWN TIM' OVERSTREET talks to Cub and an unidentified third scout.

left Overstreet, Andy Johnson, J. G. Vickers,
--










left Overstreet, Andy Johnson, J. G. Vickers,'


3 **%%-^V-t^\-rtV.-A*ASSS*V."A^^^^^^^^^i"X<<<<<;'M^if'."?C


..........
... ....... ........ .......


I
I


(News File







MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005 PAGE 5


Environmental Quality Program

Signup Deadline December 15


U


ADULT
Barker,
Photo)


SCHOOL Principal Artis Johnson and Jermaine
the 15th student to earn his GED this year. (News


Jermaine Barker.15th To

GED Graduate This Year
life," he says. "My plan is to go to
DEBBIE SNAPP college and study to become a Vet-
Staff Writer erinary Assistance.
"Should I have a change of heart I
Jermaine Baker is the 15th-would like to go in the computer
student to earn his GED from the technology field, but I haven't really'
Adult School. decided on which college I will at-
He says the reason he stayed f6- tend," he states.
caused on getting his GED is because Baker is pleased with himself and
he wanted to show his mother what the fact that he was able to stay fo-
he his capabilities are. caused' and able to concentrate
"I want to make something of my_ throughout the testing period.


"IF YOU have, mice, take me home, and your mice will-be
gone. I know. how to earn my keep," says Gracie. (News
Photo) ,


Applications are being accepted
through Dec. 15, 2005 for the Envi-
ronmental Quality Incentives Pro-
gram (EQIP), at the local USDA
Farm Service Agency, 1250 North
Jefferson Street.
The voluntary program provides
incentives for farmers to address
natural resources concerns on their
privately owned land. Technical and
financial (cost share) assistance is
provided for environmentally bene-
ficial practices and management.
The EQIP program is available to
farmers actively engaged in live-
stock or agricultural production.
Agricultural producer and land eli-
gibility criteria must be met for the,
individual to participate in the pro-
gram.


Applicants must own the property,
have a rental agreement, or have
control of the property for the entire
contract period.
Contracts may be as short as two
years. Eligible land includes crop-
land, pasture and hayland, confined
animal operations;, nursery opera-
tions, and other non-urban land in
agriculture production. There is no
acreage limitation.

This popular program has been
used by local landowners to control
erosion, enhance existing irrigation
systems, to install cross-fences and
water systems to improve livestock
grazing management, renovate pas-
tures, and control exotic weeds,
such as tropical soda apple.
This competitive program offers
contracts to the highest ranking ap-
plications until available funds run
out.


is 90 percent) or actual cost not to
exceed a maximum.
Once individual contracts are de-
veloped, participants are eligible for
reimbursement of cost shares when
practices are implemented. All
practices must be constructed and
maintained to NRCS specifications.
The Wetland Reserve Program
(WRP) provides wetland restoration
and conservation easement opportu-


Flu Kills
(Continued From Page 4)
Cost share payments to install eli-
gible practices are 50 percent (un-
less the applicant qualifies as a
Limited Resource Producer, which
protection against influenza, as long
as vaccine is available," said Jean
Ellis, of the Visiting Nurse Associa-
tions of America, and member of
the National Influenza Vaccine
Summit Executive Committee.
There are two types of vaccine
available, and both are safe and ef-
fective. The injectable vaccine can
be used for anyone who is 6 months
-of age or older.

Another option is a nasal spray
vaccine available for use in. healthy
people aged 5-49 years. In addition
to the vaccines, medications can be
used for early treatment of
influenza. as well as to prevent and
control the virus when vaccination is
not an option.
Contact your local health care pro-
fessional to schedule an' appoint-
ment for an influenza vaccination
before it's too late and influenza
hits. (NAPS)


'Gracie' Named Pet Of Week


H FRAN HUNT'
F Staff Writer
"Gracie" has been named as the
Humane Society's feline Pet of the
SWeek.
Gracie is a gray and white, do-
mestic short haired female cat, born'
Sin October, 2004. : ,,
She is spayed, with all vaccina-
tions up to date.
Shelter Caretaker Cheryl Bautista
describes Gracie as: lovable,
cuddly, and slightly playful, who
would be a good mouser.
Gracie does like to play shy on
occasion, and she is good with
other cats. It is unknown how she
gets along with dogs. :.


DIRECT 1..7'ES OU IOO IT'.ITAL- QUALITY Pi,_ L-Ji AND iFD ON EVERY CHANNEL DI
;." ,' DIRECTLYV
Over 135 all digital-quality channels of
Get HBO1 ,Starzi Super Pack TOTAL CHOICE* for $3 99 permonth
, :andSHOWTIME UNLIMITED. J PROGRAMMINGTA 3m n'hA s !.'
o H T U T""D Just purchase the TOTAL CHOICE' package' HBO, Starz Includes.satellite dish, up to
for three months Super Pack and SHOWTIME UNLIMITED,-. Offer ends 4 standard receivers and
F R E E 02/28/06 and is available on approved credit New standard installation.
residential customers only. DIRECTV hardware and Annual programming
F R programming sold separately. Add $4.99/mo. for separate commitment required. New
-.- programming on 2nd and each additional TV. residential customers only.

BIGFOOT SATELLITE


1-800-254-3630


An Authorized DIRECTV Dealer
PROGRAMMING OFFER Oer available starling 11/06/05. In fourth month, customer's TOTAL CHOICE package, HBO, Star Super Pack and SHOWTIME UNLIMITED services will contllinue at the
regular payable charge ($74.39/mo.). The DIRECTV System has a feature which allows restricted access to channels. In certain markets, programming and pricing may vary. Programming, pricing. terms and conditions
. subject to change. Taxes not included. Equipment specifications and programming options may vary in AK or HI. DIRECTV services not provided outside he U.S. Receip of DIRECTV programming is subtiect to the terms o the
DIRECTV Customer Agreement; copy provided at DIRECTcom and in your lirsi bill. HBO is a registered service mark of1Home Box Office, Inc. SHOWTIME and related marks are Irademarks ol Showlime Networks Inc., aViacom
Company. All Rights Reserved. Starz and related channels and service marks are the property of Star Entertainment Group LLC. 2065 DIRECTV. Inc. DIRECNV Ihe Cyclone Design logo and TOTAL CHOICE are registered
trademarks ol DIRECIT Inc. All other trademarks and service marks are the property of their respective owners.


When was


the last


time you


made an


investment


that saved


lives?


To adopt Gracie or any of the
many other lovable pets at the shel-
ter call 342-0244.


If It Happens In
Jefferson County,'
You'll Read It In The,
Monticeilo NeWs


nity for private landowners to re-
store and protect wetlands.


Wetlands suitable for restoration
and conservation easements under
WRP, must have been impacted by
agricultural activities to be eligible.
The program is designed to restore
land converted from wetland to agri-
cultural production, back to wet-
lands.


*OpenmPaly Feaing aHRd
* Wireless Internet Ass Mochas
* Breakfast & 100% KOna
Luanebh coffee

BUY ONE PRINK GET SeCON at
I ^ ,^ -- -1 Hn Offer valid at|
U'IT I 'Tallahassee
m I,*o location only

1208-B CAPITAL CIRCLE SE, TALLAHASSEE, FL 32301
RIGHT ACROSS FROM THE NEW SAM'S CLUB
850-877-5999


Do you need

a loan?


"Smar AMoney by A'mbier !y Ross
LOANS: Direct lender
loosens its requirements for
homeowners who need
money now. f
Have -you been turned down
for a loan? Do you need more
than $10,000 for any reason?
Are you paying more than
7% interest on any other
loans or credit cards?
If you are a homeowner and
answered "yes" to, any of
these questions, they can
tell you over the phone and
1 1.."O :./ : '.'.t,:.' ": if you
qualify.
It, High credit card debt" LIss-
than-perfect credit? Self em-


played? Late house pay-
ments?Financial Problems?
Medical bills? IRS liens?/t
aoesit ?I mailer .
If you are a homeowner
with sufficient equity, there's an
excellent chance you will qual-
ify for a loan- u sua// wi~th'n
24'/ours.
You can find out over the
phone-and free 6f charge-'
if you qualify. Honey Mae
Home Loans is licensed by
.,uthe Florida Department opf
Financial Service; Open7 days
a,w eek. 1 serve you.
1-800-700-1242ext. 228


NOTICE OF AMENDMENT TO THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN FUTURE '
LAND USE MAP OF THE CITY OF MONTICELLO

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF MONTICELLO, FLORIDA AMENDING
ITS COMPREHENSIVE PLAN; PROVIDING FOR AUTHORITY; PROVIDING
FOR FINDINGS OF FACT; PROVIDING FOR JURISDICTION; ADOPTING AN
AMENDMENT TO THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN FUTURE LAND USE MAP
' TO INCLUDE A FUTURE LAND USE DESIGNATION FOR A CERTAIN
RECENTLY ANNEXED PARCEL CONSISTING OF APPROXIMATELY 12.84
ACRES; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING AN
EFFECTIVE DATE.

The City of Monticello proposes to adopt the following amendment to its future land use
map by Ordinance 2005-06. The future land use map proposed designation is RLD -
Residential Low Density for a parcel located on Rocky Branch Road near the intersection
of Morris Road and identified on the map below. A public hearing on the ordinance will
be conducted by the Monticello City Council on December 6, 2005 at 7:00 p.m. at
Monticello City Hall, 245: S. Mulberry Street, Monticello, FL 32344. Interested persons
may appear at the meeting and be heard with respect to the proposed ordinance. The
entire text of the ordinance may be inspected at City Hall, 245 S. Mulberry Street,
Monticello, Florida between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through
Friday.



St'O WAS ,



i,\r-....._..." .fR O-S



Z '


When you invest in our community
through United Way, the returns are
enormous-healthier kids, more active
seniors and teens turning their lives
around. It's a dividend that builds a
strong community.


I 307 East Seventh Ave. Tallahassee, FL 32303 (904) 414-0844 |


www.highway90homecenter.com

Modular and Manufactured

Homes


850-504-6400
I I


MIU IOI











PAGE 6, MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005


Lifestyle


Artist Bernard Scott Visits


Howard Middle School


RAY CICHON
Managing Editor

African American artist Bernard
Scott, II was scheduled to speak to
students at Howard Middle School
and to unveil his latest art work, 9
a.m. Tuesday.
Information was received at the
Monticello News, Thursday morn-
ing, after the paper was at press.
Scott describes himself as a pro-
fessional creative, born and raised in
St. Augustine,
He is cure:'.:l\ a lead artist for
The Home Depi's advertising de-
partment in Atlanta, where he lives
with his wife and three children.
Scott II looks forward to becom-


ing an inspirational voice for the
younger generation.
He focuses on the influence of
education on success in life, both
personally and professionally.
"There are several factors that
play key roles in the preparation of
a child for adulthood, and I believe
education has an influence on each
of them.
"We can't forecast the effect edu-
cation will have on each young per-
son's life, but we can look at the
effects that education has had on the
successes and failures in our own
adult lives, and create testaments to
help guide our youth towards their
goals," Scott believes.
His view on art in general is:
"Every artist has an interest in the


vernacular, but I am intrigued by the
stories that ethnic artworks tell.
"What I do in my pieces is use my
artistic training in balance, color,
and movement to tell the stories I
experience in life; or as a tool to in-
spire and warn of the mistakes and
bad decisions I made.
"That's why choosing art as a ca-
reer is going to be such a fantastic
journey. I look forward to my work
having an emotional effect on view-
ers, no matter what those emotions
may be, because that's the beauty of
life.
"We have our ups and downs.
Some experience more than others,
nevertheless, we push on day to day.
So my artwork' will serve as a
chronicle of not only my life, but of
all who can identify," Scott said.


Jefferson Arts, Inc. Plans

Open House, Sale Of Gifts


Jefferson Arts, Inc. will host an
Open House and sale, 5 to 8 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 2, during the Down-
town Christmas activities.
The Art Center will offer for sale,
one of a kind gifts, and original art
works by local artists.
Original gifts are available in all
price ranges.
The Art Gallery will also be open
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3
providing an additional oppourtu-
nity to purchase special gifts.
Artists wishing to contribute, or
request special showings, may con-
tact Judy Miller at 997-2646, or Bill


Moon at 997-5374.
Help your community
when a disaster strikes!
Become a trained Disaster
Services Volunteer by contacting
the Capital Area Chapter of the
American Red Cross at 878-6080
or visit our web site at
www.tallytown.com/redcross.



American
Red Cross


COUNTS


tSenit r Center, Dinner ,

Democratic Party Event -
and dressing casserole. ... .
DEBBIE SNAPP Maryann Clarke and Hawkins pre- ; .
Staff Writer pared the sweet potato souffle and .
pumpkin pie; Jan Simmons, rolls;
,Seniors and friends enjoyed an Beth Davis, English peas; Julie Con-
arly Thanksgiving dinner at the ley,. dessert bars; and David Ward, '
efferson Senior Citizen Center iced tea. ".


Thursday. A "Fat Woman" comedy
The dinner was sponsored by the station, by Judi Persons, wa
County Democratic Party, and or- and drew numerous laughs.
anized by Eleanor Hawkins. The dinner was well attend
Denise Vogelgesang and Carrie there were no leftovers.
Ann Tellefsen prepared the turkey


Sardis Methodist Church To

Present "Taste Of Heaven"


RAY CICHON
Managing Editor

Sardis Methodist Church, on Wau-
keenah Highway, will present
'Taste of Heaven," 7 p.m., Friday.
' Rev. Euley Hudson will present
the 12 jewel quality stones repre-
senting the 12 Foundations of the
New Jerusalem, as described in
Revelation, Chapter 21.
! This is believed to be the only col-
lection of the New Jerusalem
Stones.
Hudson has traveled in 72 coun-
tries as a missionary evangelist, and
in his travels, was able to find these
stones.


presen-
s a hit

ed and


They have been displayed across
America in many churches and
schools, and children and adults
have been blessed by this display,
and the in depth information pro-
vided about the New Jerusalem
Stones.
Attendees are encouraged to bring
their cameras.


Church News
Wacissa Community 49th Annual
Homecoming Celebration takes
place 11 a.m. Sunday at Beth Page
MB Church. Bishop Gentle
Groover.


JOHNS

First Birthday


DEBBIE SNAPP
Staff Writer


Antaneya NiAjsa Johns celebrated
her first birthday Saturday, Nov. 18.
She is the daughter of Anthony
and Melissa Murry-Johns of Monti-
cello, and the sister of Alayjsa Ni-
kayla Johns, of Monticello, and
Jalisa Mack of Quitman, GA.
Maternal grandparents are Rosa
Murry of Monticello and Edward
Cockrell of Boston, GA.
Paternal grandparents are Irene
and the late Lonnie Johns of Quit-
man, GA.


DEBBIE SNAPP
Staff Writer

Former resident Blanche Powell
Counts celebrated her 100th birth-
day at a reception held Saturday,
Oct. 29 at the First Baptist Church
of Florence, in AL.
She was born in Thomasville, GA.
in the year 1905.
She was married for 62 years to
John M. Counts, Sr. prior to his
death in 1988.
The couple resided in Monticello
in the 1950s and 1960s.
They had four children Marianne
Counts Murtage (Deceased,) John
M. Counts Jr., William G. Counts
Sr., and Richard Allan Counts (de-
ceased.)
Counts has seven grandchildren
and nine great-grandchildren.


"Where Pharmacy is Phamily"
Home Health Care Free Blood Pressure
Gifts *Counseling on Medication
s Free Delivery for Prescriptions
166 East Dogwood MIonticello *997-3553



Woodmont
.2,,, ByEncoreSeniqLiivpng .9 ,
Tallahassee's Original Assisted Liying Commmunit.,
Assisted Living ~ Respite & Adult Day Service
850-562-4123 x3207 North Monroe St. ~ a


e sneciL #99


wwwencoresl.com


Now Accepting Appointments
James Rentz, Jr. D.M.D. \
3012 Hwy. 4'1 South,
Lake Park, Georgia 31636
229-559-4700


INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE CENTER
ARCIIBOI.D MEDICAL CENTER, THIOMASVll.IEF, GA.
Credentialed healthcare professionals. blending the chest of
alternative medicine and conventional medicine


* Pain relief Yoga
* Acupuncture* Massage
* Physical therapy
* Counseling
* Herbal medicine


JOHN MANSBERGER, M.D.
MEDICAL DIRECTOR


AFFORDABLE DENTURES


$$500.00

S' "#510 #520
Complete Upper and Lower Dentures

BEACHTON DENTURE CLINIC
NOW OFFERS *
SAME DAY SERVICE
ON
DENTURES, ACRYLIC PARTIAL, RELINES
REPAIRS AND EXTRACTIONS
BY APPOINTMENT
WILLIAM T. MCFATTER, III, D.D.S., P.C.
S OFFICE HOURS:
S 1-800-521-7275 M-F 8:00 4:30
_-_ j I9 1 NO CHECKS
HWY. 319(1.1/2 Miles Inside Ga. State Line)


WE DELIVER. CALL FOR DELIVERY CHARGE

11025 EAST MAHAN
-f R Maonticello 'Border
877-4 1O5 2 Border r 10
MAHAN


193 NW US HWY. 221, GREENVILLE, FL, (850) 948-2840
If you are uninsured, you may
qualify for our sliding fee program.
Serving Madison. Jefferson & Taylor
Counties since 1984
.-......J We accept Medicare, Medicaid K ,R
flizese.1kDO. ,& most insurance plansth kBullen.ARN

Open Mon-Fri 8-5, Tue, 8-7 walkins welcome,24hr telephone coverage,


Located at 1702 South Jefferson St. in Perry, Florida
850-223-1744

1885 Professional Park Circle Suite 60 in Tallahassee, FL
850-421-7600
Call Us If You're In Need Of Care In Your Pregnancy or
For Any Women's Health Care Issues


I
S


J


Central

Church of Christ
US 19 South at
Cooper's Pond Road
997-1166
Sunday:
10 AM Bible School
11AM Worship Hour
6 PM Evening Worship
Wednesday:
7 PM Bible Sturdy

This week's
question:
What is the
Great
Commission?
Answer next
week

Come and hear...
Wayne Warren, Minister






























POSING FOR a photo, are these Boys and
Girls Club members who stopped tossing a
ball during the after school program long


BOYS, GIRLS Club Members Jasmine and
Amalee Addison wait for their parents to


enough for a photo: L-R: Jaquez Hayes,
Shukel Mutch, Joe Daniels, J. R. Daniels.


4..- '.... ,' .. ,* ',.* .. .


S. *,







., .-.,. ." ,






pick them up from the club at the Jefferson
Elementary club. (News Photos)


Water System Gets County Easement


(Continued From Page 1) .
Was the intent to provide a more
advantageous situation for develop-
ers, Lee wanted to know.
Joyner showed irritation with
Lee's question. He responded that
the intent was not to create an ad-
vantageous situation for developers
but rather to afford clean drinking
water to areas experiencing poor
water quality.
On Monday, Bob Cooper, systems
manager for the Jefferson Commu-



WeCanThinkOf 9
Good Reasons To
Immunize On Time.
Measles
Mumps
Diphtheria
Tetanus
He paitis B
Rubella
Spinal Meningitis
Pertussis
SPolio

NeedOnef












Immunize On Time.
Your Baby's Counting On You.
Call 1-800-232-2522
i U.S. Department of Health and HnaiServices.


nities Water System Inc., called the
News to clarify the reason for the
extension.
Cooper said the roads to be served
by the extension, with the exception
of Cooley Road, were all on the
original plan. The reason the water-
lines were not installed in the first
phase is that the money had run out,
he said.


Moreover, tests conducted by the
Health Department prior to the first
phase of the project showed that 95
percent of the wells in the intended
service area had bad water, he said.
Meaning that the water had bacteria
arid .,tlici contaminant, he added.
S"All these roads were planned in'
the original project," Cooper said.


^ Get Into the Holiday
Spirit-Clean out Your Closets!

Please join us this Holiday Season in helping
Jefferson families in need by donating
diapers,gently used baby and maternity clothes,
baby toys, and baby furniture.

For each person making a donation, an entry will be
made in our drawing for a Holiday Kitchen Basket,
filled with holiday cooking goodies!

When: Friday, December 9th from Noon until 5pm
Where: Jefferson County Health Department,
Washington Street, Monticello, FL
Contact for more information: Shena McFadden
342-0170, ext. 106.
l^^^ ^^ ^^ ^ h. .. itiri^ _BB w B --.-* ^ l^ M ^ ^ M ~ ^ iii~iiiiii~i I II^ .


Phyllis Bell
Phyllis Bell 46, of 850 Branch St.,
Monticello, died November 18,.
2005 at TMH.
Bell was a native of Jefferson and
lived in Monticello for 46 years.
She was a Health Caretaker. She
was converted August 17, 1970 at
Bethel AME Church which she
joined and remained a member un-
til death. She was a dutiful member
on Usher Board # 9 and also a
helper with the youth department.
Mrs. Bell graduated in 1977 at
JCHS where she was a active flag
girl for 4 years.
She is survived by her mother
Dorothy Bell of Monticello; 2
daughters Rozlyn Larry; Jackson-
ville and Latoya Waldrop of Monti-,
cello; 1 son Jeramy Alexander of
Monticello; 1 brother grandmother
Jura Mae Curtis of Monticello; I
great-grand Aunt Lilla Mitchell of
Thomasville, GA.; 1 godson Terel
Thompson of Spain; 2 aunts Blond-
ine Miller of Tallahassee; Elizabeth
Cheri of Madison; 1 favorite cousin
Lisa (Mark) Jackson of Orlando; 6
cousins Lashawn Miller, Issiac
Miller, Larry Miller of Tallahassee,
Terry (Mose) Miller of Tallahassee;
Daryle (Annete) Grice, of Miami;
Anthony Miller of Tallahassee ; 2
very good friends; Cheramye White


Bring Your
Holiday p
Guests to |

BUSH BABY
on Friday,
the day after
Thanksgiving or
Saturday for a fun
Shopping Spree.
Everything
In Store
10% OFF


Both Days.
Doors Open
Friday 1-9
Saturday 10-9
280 N.Cherry St.


MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005 PAGE 7
and Yvonne Collins of Tallahassee. ment will follow at Pallbearers
Funeral services will be Saturday, Cemetery. Honorary Pallbearers
November 26, 2005 at 10:00 a.m. at Stewards of Bethel AME Church.
Bethel AME Church with ,Rev. Branch Street Funeral Home is han-
Helen J. Robinson officiating. Inter- dling arrangements.

6,*Affiliated UPCOMING
Scoins. Anfiqus.&.Aucio AUCTIONS '
Realtor/Aucfloneer John Whilworth AUCTIONS
2500 Apilachee Parkway Tallahossee. FL 32301


SURPLUS PROPERTY AUCTION
WED NOVEMBER 30TH 6PM
2020 CAPITAL CIRCLE SE-2ND FLOOR :
Held bt the Flonda Dept. of Financial Services Division oftRehab &
Lquidion.,r, Thtu. sale wiU include computers, monitors, printers, cell pmones,
computer and office aecessorios etc.
Fr mo-re information call 850-413-449-4.
REAL ESTATE & ANTIQUES AUCTION
SAT DECEMBER 3RD 9AM
415 \ INNEDGE RIDE, TALLAHASSEE, FL
.1 Bed,3 Bath 2516 sq ft Home w Separate Studio In-law Suite. Hi-hlighti
include B .ement. Two Car Garage, Fenced Backyard, Wood Floors, .
PorchvSumoo'm, Living Room & Pamil. Room, Formal Dining Rbcm, & maxm,
Conrclrit to, N, aucuoned irnmediatelv after the sale of the house, inlutig .
.Antiiqutes. Tc.,Ns & more Open House Sun 11/27 2-4PM 10% Buyer's Premium
,on h.u..e I 34 Ber',. Prermumn on contents w 3% Discount or cash/heeck.
850.445-9378
ANNUAL FINE AN'TIQES CHRISTMAS AUCTION


FRI & SAT DECEMBER 91TH & IOH 6PM
2500 APALACHEE PARKWAY
500 items. Trul) our most comprehensive auction to dale.
Silter.Arl Pollen & Glassware: Tirtany. Rooku.ood. Liadro, Mllitaria:
Recral acquire. large Ci ii War collection including confederate iteas, WWI
& II Helmern Gun. Coins: Gold & Silver. Mint & Proof Sets. Key Dates Phis
Fine & Coilume .lewelr, Original Artwork & Prints. Antique Toys & Dolls,
\ntique Furniture. Historical Memorabilia, & more. 130c Buyer's Pretrium
3"r Discouni for Cash/Check


Real Estate 'mriees Brok~ered Th~rough:


I


B-50-656-5486
wwwafffatedcobm~cow
A 113103 AH2296


'Wright Brothers


Christmas T'ree


farm


www.wrightbrosfarm.com


Mcke Mewrre1e rvtgA Cacneraw!!!!!


Arizona Cypress
S* Leyland Cypress
Virginia Pines
". *i' Red Cedars


"It's A Family Tradition"
Come Early for Best Selection
CHOOSE A FRESH, FRAGRANT TREE To ENJOY THE ENTIRE,.HOUoAY SEASON!
I imitdar ..el tdtinn .. ,' '


WIHIGYO APP OIAYS


0
Stinrayf-.


u S. 90


U.S. 90 WEST
8 MILES TO SUNRAY RD.,
OPEN WEEKENDS ONLY
(SAT., SUN. 9AM ~ 6PM)
893-0066 OR 893-1119


NOTICE OF AMENDMENT TO THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN FUTURE
LAND USE MAP OF THE CITY OF MONTICELLO

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF MONTICELLO, FLORIDA AMENDING
ITS COMPREHENSIVE PLAN; PROVIDING FOR AUTHORITY; PROVIDING
FOR FINDINGS OF FACT; PROVIDING FOR JURISDICTION; ADOPTING AN
AMENDMENT TO THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN FUTURE LAND USE MAP
TO INCLUDE A FUTURE LAND USE DESIGNATION FOR A CERTAIN
RECENTLY ANNEXED PARCEL CONSISTING OF APPROXIMATELY 85.01
ACRES; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING AN
EFFECTIVE DATE.

The City of Monticello proposes to adopt the following amendment to its future land use
map by Ordinance 2005-17. The future land use map proposed designation is RLD -
Residential Low Density for a parcel located on U.S. 90 West (West Washington Street)
and identified on the map below. A public hearing on the ordinance will be conducted by
the Monticello City Council on December 6, 2005 at 7:00 p.m. at Monticello City Hall,
245 S. Mulberry Street, Monticello, FL 32344. Interested persons may appear at the
meeting and be heard with respect to the proposed ordinance. The entire text of the
ordinance may be inspected at City Hall, 245 S. Mulberry Street, Monticello, Florida
between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.


I1


I






PAGE 8, MO~N'CLL0, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005






I Senior Covenant,
,t HOSPICES 7
* a special kind of caring since 1984 ,
J 850-575-4998
* S tee c tio n s850578 www.covenanthospice.org *
A* A not-for-profit charitable organization providing dignified, compassionate *
end-of-life care to patients and their loved ones for the past 21 years.
* Al CAHO-accredited hospice in the Big Bend 8-County region.

* *W*




Long Term Care Insurance.
For straight answers to your tough "WHERE
questions about long term care THE L
insurance, contact: THE. .i VI y r ?c
i aCa la Workman, LTCP IS EAsy" ry our Respects,
Certified LTOT Professional
question of2if. Not Your Life Savings"
protect vou andCall Us'For a-FREE Price Sheet
Long-Term Care Solutions by .ro
hardship of l lnl' Workman & Associates
s r Representing the Industry's Top Insurance Providersdan
S"Maggie" rock away their cares at Magnolia Place 0-3 W
j- !"..MAGNOLIAPLACE | 1

Assisted Living
C, aM W a c36OVER 450 STORE LOCATIONS NATIONWIDE
170...rod.t.aioGA31283707 ORECK XL"'....
AIR PROFESSIONAL
\ "Dow ln~g H ous A PROFESSIONAo .Captures and destroys viruses, molds and fungi j '
K_ .nApartm ents Silence Technology'" for quietest operation '
*, Permanent bliler wih 12-year guarantee ?
S ,Efficiency and OneBedroom .. Having pure, fresh air
SKitchen with Appliances couldn't be easier! ,.
+ Water and Electricity Included in Rent Tr anyOreck product
risk free, on me, for 30
Cable & Phone Hookups days. Then decide.
It Secure & Comforting Atmosphere DavidOreck
Walk to Clinic, Cafeteria, Library, Activities
Senior Housing for Ages 62+
*.HUD approved rents based on applicant lit



County Rd. 136, 16 miles west of Live Oak, Florida
(386) 658-5291" Toll Free (800) 647-3353
www.acvillage.net
Call today to request additional T
information or to arrange a personal tour. K
M L TON- HEALTER f ASIER S1AS N y

i 1891-2 Capital Circle NE (850) 402-1 192
Mon-Fri 10 amr-6 pm Sat 9 am-2 pin


' "I'm at a point in my life ,,: -!
Where I enjoy lming AMERICAN HOMEPATIENT
t someone else take care of the M ERIC AN H IM I E
S. 'litr s n5 r mh. ,, fo "
1^ - , [ JjSl^Hw"^!^ -Mri' Bq "Were can I begin talkiIfI n.


to have dinner with rme. TheI*
entrees are prepared the *
old-fashioned, home-style way. \ Nursing **
P l Micc,,ke,, Rd. Physical Therapy-
.*uOccupational Therapy
Speech Therapy
S: Cn,'emrvilfr Rd. Medical Social Services
SD VIEVA Broadviw Assisted Livings # 2221723 Home Health Aides
W ,, Sk'iLDpLII Nallahassec's premier assisted 222-1723
SSSTED LIVING living community. To learn
AT TALLAHASSEE in ore about this exceptional [ U166 6rvHH 9MOrio VHH rVHH *
Se eonitniunity, call i SM!
S36 30 (850) 386-4300 ^ :
* 10 F hc I* R d -
l ls .hminn, .d. *
$* *stest) ************* **** ***********************






MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005 PAGE 9



















RICHARD FINLAYSON, principal of Aucilla Junior Leadership Program. Seated, L-R: PHIL BARKER, school superintendent, Ward, Melissa Martin, Tammy Davis. (News
Christian Academy, standing, stresses the Melissa Martin, J.T. Ward. standing, speaks to students in the Junior Photos)
importance of education with students in th Leadership Program. Seated, L-R: J. T.
S a vnt ui n son stated that there are op- adersp st their i There are juniors involved
0o. y ....













Si portuties in this community. He standing program. The leadership meet monthly for networking and

FOCus Of r. L6 ders iP M meeting rtiesi order, place their family on them well throughout life. r cevelopgtechniquesthrough
Academy. come to those who are prepared, t their lst, and to continue This is th furth year of the pro- During the program, students meet
DEBBIE.SNAPP Heyen.. tl den m .:. '"o:r
Staff Writer here because yo have aeady "Don't cheat yourself," he con- He said he is proud of Junior employable ung adults in the the variety of employment available""'
shown leadership quality. ..county after graduation. here.
The Monticello/Jefferson County- "Our goal in the school district is BK, s
Chamber of Commerce Junior Lead- to encourage students to find theirnsrseth.,mlia Mum.rsm me t ue inth uno Phts m
ership Program recently featured passion, what they're good at, hat Lhea Pr g rat H Se ae L It h P l: J ..
presentations about employment op- they already want to do, because byncu t t e eadr t de fo EE te t .. e
opportunities in local government, doing that they will be able to deter-
FOCU OfJr.- ..- =-- --r ----- --_,. ortiesin oder plae thir fmilyon hem ell-hrouh- --lie.-"--Ma-h.












Among presenters were City Clerk mine their own destiny." r P S : PL B s s t W i M T D
Emily Anderson. City Superinten- Norton added: "The Junior Lead- rti Ie p 'o
Sent Don Anderson, and County ership Program is a special opportu- m to th bs for
Commissioner J. N. Tuten.p l.
trict ile oi f eristonte n tn t ud "PI t is imperative sfor young people i. ,.
Barker, ExGrmecutive Director of to set te goals and chart a path toh m umtIrmnm




School Iprovemen Sherr Heyen, achieve them. It Medicare Mad Easy
Exectiv Diro r Anron, Oeatounty Eurs ion Pris a skey component to -.I



and Human Resources Dr. Kelvin successful life decisions. Students |
Norton. ..should always strive to achieve at d by thee local health plan you t r s d o *sro
t s or nfor more than 20 years.





D R.E E S treat thoewt o ar patet whle- and ohara a nd path toyltoftehr-Du in p, t
cared wa ui v to se Dir nextor All o ldf the medical mission o -u 'i"s mbsf g purpose i to k re










prsentationsaboutempo S Hyen,.og o"t eyA..w ..d.beC apital-HealthPlanmediv a nre _Pl-
Mr A-led ca thssio oriiya Medicaree, I..-ouding
Planreetr wred lS A a compone minna to LEA N ow















'CommissionerJ.ON trea ts a patoien w H lea de rthl be serv
Nior aiteon shouldatalwayss trive to achieve atby the local health plan you .



Principal Richard Finlayson rep- high levels. f r '

Oet. 86Aucicllal Christian ta hme u rod -thatealsl things wills and gn ,
have known-'tan Arm




































flexibility was a theme that Dr. With the exception of Seteca -m a at 10 a.m. yeatrsa.m. .
Wesley Scoles emphasized repeat- nondenominational seminary in the & 16th Monticello-Jefferson ,
He'lth.-ducationr,.r. ,T- ''-classes


., ,, "- .. .-...." '' M. o n' F. 8 0 5,m
Int.he week. s nleadin upto the dumped45tinchesofrainew Nov 2c, 2d &uding: iLiNov. 3he 1sio.2t

-d t.o. 2ndm&masses 6t
c.eGaemlte edfrerl fytrekigcavc.De .i at 10 a .. a tF e 1 e membership. 10aIm.
DR. WESLY SCOLES treats a patient while a mother andD e --.a

Treated besItween 2,000 and ond 2,500.patientsainatddistributedICall 850-1523-7441 ToM RSVP orFor More Information


proved quite handy once the group aborted. Square Blvd.
embarked on its trip, given that cir- "Everyone said, 'You're crazy if 33 Michael Drive 304 W. King St. 420 W. Washington St.
cumstances completely upended the you come," Scoles relates. "They 1491 Governors
plan. said 'There are riots in the streets. It Square Blvd. Crawfordville Quincy Monticello
The plan, as Scoles and his part- is unsafe for you to be here.' SetecaI Square B ..
ner formulated it over more than a alone said, 'come on down; it's com- I
year's time, called for the distribu sa down; is For accommodations of persons with special needs at sales meetings, call the numbers above.
tion of some $250,000 worth of re- And safe it was, to the degree that 1
tail medicines and $10,000 worth of the group spent much of its time in Capital Health Plan
eyeglasses among several Mayan In- Guatemala in walled compounds
dian villages on the Pacific Ocean and was guarded by soldiers and 2140 Centerville Road, Tallahassee, FL 32308
side of the country. armed translators. Even so, Scoles An affiliate of Blue Cross and Blue Shieldof Florida since 1982.
It also called for the group to reports that at no time during the An affiliate of Blue Crossand BueShield of Florida since 1982.
minister to some of the more press- trip did he feel endangered or un- of F BlueSield (Independent Licensees of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.
ing of the basic medical needs of the easy, except for possibly one occa- *Capital Health Plan's Advantage Plus Plan is a Medicare Advantage Plan that contracts with the federal I
Indians, as well as to construct a sion. This occurred on Oct. 9, when I
clinic at one of the villages, toward half the group traveled to,the small government. A sales representative will be present with information and applications. Coverage is subject I
which end the group had forwarded village of Santa Isabella to establish to limitations and copayments. Limitations and restrictions may apply. H5938-0905-47-092105 I
the money for the purchase of the (See Dr. Scoles Page 15) ummmmmmmm mm mummmm mm m mm m ummm mmm mmmmmmm m umm m ummmm





PAGE 10, MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005
PLEASE CLIP and SA VE THIS NOTICE
SH is S-H holiday Garbade Collection Schedule'

fUTUK

I -Garbage will not be picked up
on Thursday, Nov. 24d and Friday, Nov. 25uL
City Hall will be closed
in observance of Thanksgiving.
"..1" I "o f G. B P CiP ASl wilbUlseA
'DISCUSSING educational employment op. improvement. Facing camera, L-R: Tameka


Jilook forward GARBAGE WILL BE PICKED UP AS USUAL I
ON THESE DAYS. I
to a future
4W without I City Hall will be closed
S.on Monday,J an 2nd, 2006
e nneuromuscular I in observance of the new year.
S-diseases. I GARBAGE WILL NOT BE PICKED UP.
I diseases. 16 --- f i ON TSE DAYS "

If It Happens In Jefferson County, You'll Read It In The
Monticello News
KELVIN NORTON, director of operations and Seated, L-R: Brittany Hobbs, Joanna Cobb, You Can't Be Without It
human resources, encourages Jr. Leaders to Amanda Hunt. (News Photos)
be not cheat themselves educationally.

^ o YEAR-END



F f F EMPLOYEE PRICES!I
1 REDTAG SALES!
^. *WI YEAR- MSRPI N .

LOWEST PRICES ;E
SEVER OSN .' ,..

2005 NISSANS '
There Really Is A Differencel
2005 NISSAN ..i1.1, 2005 NISSAN
SARIMADA SEN giS I:.:. B,,reir' Cfir:: .r).., 1 RI iA S 4

I ;MSRPSi, "., : e .'* ca R'ze'i., 'rr. , P

S' e .' ,..' l igcB ,a --

NO PATIRlW lR 2* 8 2 2 ....T ds1 A 0
I S NSAN 2005 NISSAN- 5 2


!. r, v fifE-- 00 'I5 A .003:. ,. N S':,, v -^- ^,v,,.,-NS N
,, ROHTIER,,, ,,0KING QUEST 3.5SE o.l


A LOWER OVERHEAD MEANS LOWER PRICES! I


COME TO THOMASVILLE & SEE FOR YOURSELF
The Prestige Difference.
YOUR LOW PRICE LEADER..ALWAYS!
19 North to Thomasville

OF THOMASVI1IE 1-800-333-9785
L.. .. PRESTl&' N IS SAN. N P









Sports


MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005 PAGE 11


Lady Tigers Win First



Two Games Of Season


Arnold, who dribbled down to the
FRAN HUNT basket and laid it up for the bucket
Staff Writer right at the buzzer, giving the Lady
Tigers the win.
The Jefferson County High- In the second game. Lady Tigers


- ~.,!MM
4'.


Mood Swings

Win TWO Of

Six Matches

FRAN HUNT
Staff Writer


FRAN HUNT
Staff Writer

The Aucilla Christian Academy-.
varsity girl's basketball team stands
at a 1-2 season after losing two of
the three opening games.
The Lady Warriors lost to
Maclay, 22-37.
Mallory Plaines led the score
with six points, 10 rebounds, two
steals; Bethany Saunders, four
points, two assists, two steals; and
Caitlin Murphy, four points, eight
rebounds.
, Lindsey Day scored four points,
six rebounds, assists; and Brittany
Hobbs, four rebounds.


FRAN HUNT
Staff Writer

The Monticello Christian Acad-
emy boy's basketball team are
readying for the start of the season.
As part of the pre-season practice,
the boys will play a scrimmage
game in'Tallahassee against Atlan-
tis Academy, Nov. 29.
Pastor Mike Burke said first play
of the season for the Chargers will
be Dec. 2 at Live Oak during the
Jamboree.
He said that the Jamboree con-
sists of eight teams in the district


The Lady Warriors lost to Ma-
clay 12-36.
Coach Daryl Adams said that in
the second half, the girls scored
two points. "They made a lot of
good shots but they all came off the
rim," said Adams.
Plaines scored eight points, seven
rebounds; Day eight rebounds and
three steals; Rikki Roccanti, three
rebounds and two steals; Saunders
had two assists, four steals; and
Hobbs had two steals.
The Lady Warriors won against
Bell 43-37.
The statistics were not available
but Adams recalled his leading
scorers as Plaines with 231 points,
-and Saunders with 12 points.


coming together to play short
games against one another to be-
come familiar themselves with each
of the different teams' players and
how they play.
The first official game of the sea-
son is Dec. 8 against Creekside in
Otter Creek.


Monticello Mood Swings won
two of six matches last week when
they faced off against the Thomas-
ville Ace-N-U.
Team #1, Katie Brock and Lisa
Jackson won its matches, 6-3 and
6-3.
Team #2, Patty Hardy and Cindy ,
Wainright, lost its matches, 3-6 and
4-6.
Team #3, Lorei Salie and Susan
Goodwin, lost its matches, 1-6 and
2-6.
Team #4, Laura Kirchhoff and
Angie Delvecchio, won the first
match, 6-4, lost the second, 6-7 and
lost the tie breaker, 2-6.
Team #5, substitute Roslyn B.ts,
and Trisha Wirick, lost its rhatcnes,
2-6 and 6-7.
Team #6, Maxi Miller and Jenni-
fer Ellis, won its matches, 6-2 and
7-6.
The ladies will not play this week
because of the Thanksgiving holi-
day, but they return to play Dec. 1
when they face the Killearn
Special-K.



JCHS Boys
Basketball
Roster
Coach Omari Forts reports the
roster for the Jefferson County
High School varsity boy's basket-
ball team.
Returning to the Tigers this year
are Demario Rivers, Lamarkus
Bennett, James Skipworth, Tim
Crumity and Quantez Burke.
New to the team this year are Ji-
tavin Bennett, Dantrelle Oliver,
Paul Huggins and foreign exchange
student Marco Kapor of Serbia.


School varsity girls basketball team
won two of the first three games of
the season last week.
In the game against Wakulla, the
Lady Tigers won 38-36.
Coach Bill Brumfield said the
game went back and forth between
the two team with Wakulla leading
by 11 points at one point.
Donna Ransom scored 12 points,
had 12 rebounds and one assist;
Keandra Seabrooks, 10 points, 10
rebounds, three assists; and Shau-
mese Massey scored eight points,
10 rebounds, and four assists.
Diedra Arnold scored four points,
seven rebounds; Nikita Mac-
cullough scored two points, one re-
bound; Nikidra Thompson, two
points, three rebounds, and Shanise
Brooks had one assist.
Brumfield said the game was a
clincher until the final seven sec-
onds in the fourth with the teams
tied.
The ball was passed from out of
bounds to Seabrooks who drove the
ball to half court and passed it to


downed John Paul 42-22.
Seabrooks scored 20 points, four
rebounds, three assists and six
steals; Arnold, eight points, one re-
bound, two steals; and Massey
seven points,12 rebounds, five as-
sists, one steal and five blocks.
Ransom scored five points and 10
rebounds, five assists, two steals,
two blocked shots; Latoya Footman
two points, two rebounds; Keneshia
Coates, two points; and Brooks,
three rebounds.
The Lady Tigers fell to Perry,
58-47, for their first loss of the sea-
son.
Massey scored 22 points; Seab-
rooks, five points, 10 rebounds,
four assists, one steal; and Thomp-
son, four points,eight rebounds,
one steal.
Ransom scored six points, four
rebounds, one assist and two steals;
Arnold six points, three rebounds,
one assist,one steal; Brooks two
points, two rebounds; Footman and
, Coates each scored one point; and
India Wyche, one rebound, one


Middle School Warrior Boys

Defeat Monroe 29-12


FRAN HUNT
Staff Writer

The Aucilla middle school boy's
basketball team won the first game
of the season (o er Monroe, 29-12.
Coach Ray Hughes said the War-
ri\,rs led-Monroe at the half, 13-4.
Brandon Dunbar scored nine
points Alex Dunkle scored eight
and \\ ilson Lewisfscored six.
- John-Stephens; Joe Mizellband G.
H. Lifford each scored two points.


INTODCTOY KCAL]


LIMITED TIME
OFFER


QrE DEALER
FOR DrETAILQ


COMPLETE GAS SERVICE
ON INCLUDES:
Normal Installation
$1 83+tax 6 Months Free Tank Rental
S100 Gallons of Gas


AmeriGas
US 19 S. at CR 259 Monticello, Florida
997-3331


No other statistics were available at
press time.


steal.
Brumfield attributed the loss to
Massey and Ransom being fouled
out of the game.
He added that Alexis Huggins
hurt her foot and may be out of
play for the -remainder of the sea-
son.
"The girls are playing really good
and strong," said Brumfield. "They
are really hustling on the court."
He concluded that the Lady Tigers
will quickly improve and become a
stronger team.


JCHS Boys Split
Season Openers

FRAN HUNT
Staff Writer

The Jefferson County High
School varsity boy's basketball
.team split the season openers last
week.
When the Tigers went up against
Suwannee County, they lost 61-73.
Demario Rivers scored 32 points,
Lamarkus Bennett scored 10, and
James Skipworth and Tim Crumity
each scored six.
The Tigers won when they faced
off against Lafayette, 58-49.
Rivers scored 24 points, Bennett
scored 12 and Crumity.
Coach Omari Forts promised de-
tailed game statistics in the future.


ASSURANCE CREDIT & LOANS
ASSURANCE AND TRUST, WE ARE ON YOUR SIDE. ARE
YOU IN NEED OF A PERSONAL OR BUSINESS LOAN TO GET
YOU ON YOUR FEET? CONTACT US.
WE CAN HELP!!
1-800-348-1440
Email: Michellpottsl@hotmail.com
1- 1 j, -. N 6S87.2.A56





7_( Does Your Home Need
fL. A Breath Of Fresh Air?
Experience the all new state-of-the-art
Air Purifying Technology
NO filters, not electrostatic precipitator...
"-t munaJust pure; natural, "
mountain-top fresh air
the way nature makes it!
Clear dust, smoke, chemical odors, cooking and
pet odors, kill mold and mildew, kill germs,
whole-house technology covers up to
3000 sq. ft. with ONE unit!
Call for free info or risk-free evaluation today!
SAs heard on national radio talk shows
Why not provide your family with A
".--. _the best in the industry?
Bcttie D. Ca:npbell, Enterprises, Inc.
Bettie. D. Campbell, Independent Dealer
877- 388-8443 888-514 -3059 850-856-5942
www. freshair iving.cornmbdcampbell 1
passcode: guest


S100% CUSTOMER SATISFACTION IS OUR GOAL
FOREIGN & DOMESTIC
Body & Paint Work- Frame Straightening


WE TAKE THE
DENTS OUT OF
ACCIDENTS



1630 E JACKSON ST.
(Located behind Langdale Auto Mall)


SHAUMESE MASSEY guards Keandra Seab-
rooks during a recent practice session of the


Jefferson County Varsity Girls Basketball
Team. (News Photo)


LAURA KIRKHOFF, left, and Angie Delvecchio, are mem-
bers of the Mood Swings ladies tennis team #4.



Lady Warriors Lose 2

Of First Three Games


MCA Boys Basketball

Team To Play Atlantis






PAGE 12, MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005





1 For The






www.treasureamp.com
Mike's Marine Supply Camp Motel
FOWLERS BLUFFech et
IE- .^IR L Fully equipped kitchens on the "f"
J^,^ l^ ^ Lower Suwannee, 12 miles ;-
t1' ^^ ^ from the Gulf of Mexico. -
+'" [- O.F www.treasurecamp.com 'f
! / /^/ _(352) 493-0014 j



SOld Pavilion R IPark --

S, I Come Stay With Us"I mIm
U.S. 98 Panacea, FL *850-984-5637 1 [dfll
850-984-5698 fax www.mikesmarine-panacea.com Mike Falk, owner "M1l _

*V 'OAh a HOOK-UOS:WATER SEWER 2 Weekly Rental Home
Just 5 Minutes to Historic Apalachicola and to Magnificent St. George island BOAT RAMP AND DOCKAGE Lynn Abe wner aibeje s tcom.ne Sleeps up to 10 Adults.
A AMPAND DOCKAGE Spyridon Aibejeris Manager
S('barter Boats" For weekly rates and information, call ,

SPORTSMAN'S LODGE Sea Fishing
MOTEL & MARINA Bo ddA HUNTING GROUP LOOKING TO PURCHASE LAND 850-584-5844
s pac. sn, .. cR,,e 7v. C MC* ALL TRACT SIZES CONSIDERED -
SRV Camping Equipped Kitchenettes Am Ex ALL TYPES OF LAND OK *
r Electric Heat & Air Discover ALL T
Dail, Weekly & Monthly Rentals Available FAST CLOSING *
Box __(561) 301-2765 CALL MARTY -J
Reservations: Box 606*Eastpoint, FL 3238 850-670-8423 T

^ In ) Operating from
ECONFINA &
44 "ii i i h t LL ,m.WaKEATON B ,CH.
'"on ""c- or a Flats Fishing L
2 Announces its New Web Site "V."* 15FFlats Fishing
. www.flhuntingdogs.orgI -jt 1,0 Sight Se eAndg Tris *
SKeep informed ofnews, events and regulations 31 C T YS *
d >o. CAPT. ARY EARS
affecting hunting with dogs in Florida. 10% OFF ALL CASH AnD CREDITCARD 505844532
Fighting toProtect Your Heritage Of OOTWEARPURCHA U.S.C.G. Licensed. Our Customers Do Not Need a License
W Hunting with Dogs in Florida. L
4." M2JOIN TODAY Y!! 3 Mwv *
Charter Member of Allied Sportsmen's Associations of Florida I


A UTO SALES
O-I 104 HEMLOCK HWY 84 & ST. AUGUSTINE RD., VALDOSTA, GAed
i ..i[liu~ylV E i reeze *
I1466 Ezel Beach Road (850) 578-2202 Ann C Hodges ot
ruz~~r-a, ,a n re,,,,www.gulfbreezerealestate.net Realtor/Broker' "I IO


Lost Creek Taxidermy n r S .A. L A
*;D Larry Pearson SAFE FUN .Si
Crawfordville, FL HUNTING RA tr/LsCoiate
850-926-1224 ~ 850-576-1320 4
www.taxidermy-services.com/ SEASON
LostCreekTaxidery.htmnc Start, 4 Stroke En e,
L*trekaier yh 150CC Engine, 4 Stroke. Air Cooled, e 3 Speed w/ Reverse, 4
Homes Investments Shart Dri ve Lights horn Loaded *
DRLots Acreage Larry Goodman Cj/i.JL
Taxidermy Waterfront Properties Sales.Associate -
Deer ~ Fish ~ Hog ~ Bobcats Commercial Properties ______


28 Yrs. Experience "WE GET RESULTS!"
386-362-1620 MEMBER OF: '
Live Oak, FL Chamber of Commerce Florida Association of Realtors L
National Association of Realtors 4 Stroke, Air Cooled, Electric Start, Electnc Start, 4 StroKe Engine Ar Coo ied
STay International Multiple Listing Service (IMLS) Richard D. Lights, Horn and Many Safety Features Shaft drive, 5 Speed w/ Reverse,
International Multiple Listing Se rvice (IMLS) Richard D. Carr' Semi Automatic, Front/Rear Racks,
Matt's Taxidermy Tallahassee Board of Realtors Multiple Listing Service (MLS) Realtor/Associate Lights, Horn, Loaded
Quality Craftsmanship ~
Competitive Rates *Sales -Parts *Service
C m tte, R*Factory Warranty 'Financing Available
Fresh & Saltwater Fish Game
Heads North American *Exotics
SMatt4YoungN *Brooksville,*FL41Now
: Matt Young Brooksville, FL Bill Jenkins Amy H. Crain Kathy Bean o "
Sales Associate Sales Associate Sales Associate 01 .SHRIStMAS
'352-799-8845 'sp ,_t 4 Speed, Chain Drive, Air Cooled,
J "Your Satisfaction is Our First Priority!" 4 Stroke Engine,
The Coolest Dirtbike in town
-VA: ^ e ^ t t * ^ + ^ t ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^






MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005 PAGE 13


Package Deal! $49A95
Diesel Tractor Packa
-Diesel Tractor
-Rotary Cutter
*Boom Pole
-Drawbar
*16 ft Dual Axel Trailer
-Includes Warranty
-Other Pkgs Available
CHECKS CREDIT CARDS
$0 Down $99/mo WAC

LASTINGER TRACTORS PLACE"
Exit 11 off 1-75 114 Mile West Then Turn Left on White Water Road
877-249-8885 229-249-8484


VR State Plan Public Meetings
Come share your thoughts on the ways to improve
Florida's Vocational Rehabilitation Program.
December 1
11AM 1PM
Millhopper Branch, Alachua County Library
3145 NW 43rd Street.
Gainesville, Florida
December 1
5PM 7PM N
Columbia County.-Libria'i .
308 NW Colunibia
LakeCity, Florida U
If you would like to send u. our cvn.me Si
vrplan(avr.doe.state l1 us ,r cil 1- '

Please note that the following accommodations will be provided: American Sign Language
Interpreters, Assistive Listening Devices,
Large Print, Disk, and Braille materials.





MAGNIFICENT BEACHFRONT HOMES


g Advanced Permanent Cosmetics
of North Florida, Inc.
Lip Liner Full Lips Eyebrows Eyeliner
Simulated Hair Stroke' Enhanced Eyelashes
Michelle Fitzgerald
certified permanent cosmetic practitioner
850-591-1340
Tallahassee. Florida By Appointme850-591-1340nt
eeminfitz@aol.com By Appoint






The Waggoners Trucking-Established 1951
Now Recruiting drivers for our SE Auto Transport Division. .
Drivers must have a valid Class A CDL,.
1 year and 100K verifiable OTR miles.
Stable work history and clean MVR is a must.
Great Pay, Great Benefits, Matching 401 K,
Contact Susan or John at (866) 413-3074 EOE


Customize Over 70 Floor Plans
Call Today: 850-309-0800
Cornm Yi.-t our Showroom in the Royal Oak Plaza
1989 Capital Circle NE, Tallahassee, FL 32308
1~ ,. -M=SitSmn wSwf S"bt FLCFl-CO57203 ,


I, It


North Florida Community College is hosting a
"Tribute to Ray Charles Concert" Feb. 17,
.2006, 7 p.m., at VaniH. Priest Auditorium.
The concert will feature
* The Leon Anderson Jazz Ensemble (FSU)
* VSU Jazz Ensemble
* FAMU Jazz Ensemble
* And remembrances of those who grew
up with or knew Ray Charles Robinson


Do you have a story about Ray Charles?

North Florida Community College is collecting remembrances of Ray Charles. If you or
a family member has a story to share, please let us hear from you. Write your story.
Mail to NFCC/Ray Charles Tribute, 325 NW Turner Davis Drive, Madison, FL 32340


Call For
Free Comparison
GL D ouDld

THE DAYNAGENCY
"Your Independent Insurance Agent"


Personal
Auto
Home
Mobile Homes
Flood
Watercraft


Darlene J. O'Brien
Agent


Commercial
General Liability
Workers Comp.
Business Owners
Package Policies
Professional Liability


Kimberly Day Spivey
ACSR


NAME:


Telephone: ( )


Address:


Email:


Information: Telephone 850.973.1653 or email NEWS@NFCC.EDU
Funded in part by a grant firm the Madison County Tourist Development Council


'REPRESENTING MANY A+ CARRIERS ALLOWS US TO
PROVIDE YOU WITH THE MOST COMPETITIVE PRICING.

SATUDAY :00 .M. T 2:0P.


~54


S.









-A


1287 S. Jefferson Street
* Conveniently located in the Jefferson Square Shopping Center *
"39ES


North~


florthd
I'Li


www.AmerlbasHoni4piace.c9m


ia


lu


Wit lax,


P-0


aty/Stabe/Zip:


0k-F40







PAGE 14, MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005


~,hI








turn


&


UAa


E 9 SMART REASONSTO CALLw 0 m


A-t t Poantl |i iore

ENSON'

HEAT IR CONDITIONINGN

1. 24 hour Service, 7-days Why) wait when you don't have to? Call now.
2. Your Brand and Your System repaired right by skilled, neat technicians.
3. Free Energy Survey for new systems can save youhbig.
A No obligation!
4. Two-year repair warranty Most stop at 30 days! Benson's
repairs stay repaired!
.5. 10.Year warranty on new systems installed to our
exacting standards.
6. Easy financing to suit you! Just call.
7. Free Air Quality Check Let us check what's
in your air for your health.
8. Up front pricing No surprises. just honesty -
the way it should be.
For Over 20 years, thousands have chosen
the caring comfort of Benson's.
Your 24 hr Service Heotlnc:
Just call and we'll happily prover
our value to you a.m .
Benwon T. Craen UULU I UL.1


WACHOVIA
Timbre Denmark
Mortgage Consultant
Wachovia Mortgage Corporation
FL1925
1997 Capital Circle Tallahassee, FL 32308
Tel: 850-320-1094
Fax: 850-920-1089
timrnbre.denmark@wachovia.com


~ .-
uMor-NNowM EmE Us M I
ELECTRICAL SERVICES, INC.

SERVICE CALLS OUR SPECIALTY
Commercial Residential
Fluorescent Repair Service Increases
Ceiling Fans Installed TROUBLE SHOOTING
SUPER DISCOUNTS for Seniors & for Payment at Completion


f BUTCH P
Lic. #ER


P.












Ill


Visit our website for virtual tours
search for properties:
local*coastal*statewide


Doug Mishler, Realtor
850-933-8844 Cell
850-219-1445 Fax,
douglasm@florida-beach.com


Introducing Your Anchor Neighbors!


Brand new construction In
Jefferson County. 4/3 home with a
fireplace, wood flooring, 2 car garage,
french doors and vaulted ceilings.
$339,900. MLS#140266.


Linda Tolkmitt, Rev:. ." 5,
Gorgeous r,e w -.ont5mucUun In
850-545-2514 Cell Monticello. 4/2 home features 1,852
850-219-1445 Fax sq ft., fireplace, 2 car garage, ceramic
lindat@florida-beach.com floors, vaulted ceilings, french doors
and more. $249,900. MLS#141473


Sweet Magnolia Lane. 4/3.5 split
floorplan features formal dining and
living rooms, open family room and
kitchen, all on 2.5 acres. $391,650.
MLS#140266.


Open ana initing Iloorplan rl.o
construction, 4/3.5 features a large
master suite with walk-in closet. On
2.68 acres. To be completed by May
2006. $388.,500. MLS#140270


EACOCK
0001977


FREE ESTIMATES LICENSED & INSURED
In Business since 1979

5.62o-iA7l


The Hattera %'
850.577.1000
633 Park Ave E., Tallahassee, FL


EVANS CONSTRUCTION
& Development, Inc.
706 S. Hwy 27 Havana, FLt
539-9696
CBC1250580


READY To BUY OR SELL?

RESIDENTIAL / COMMERCIAL
HOMES-ACREAGE-FARMS
INVESTMENT PROPERTIES
PROPERTY MANAGEMENT SERVICES

TALLAHASSEE MONTICELLO
AND SURROUNDING COUNTIES

MULTIPLE LISTING SERVICE
NO FEE TO LIST
CALL FOR COMPLETE LISTINGS

SABOR REALESTATE
MARK VOLLERTSEN
--MLS Realtor
SALES- ASSOCIATE OPPORTUNITY
850-997-1691 OR 850-459-4864
MARKRV7@AOL.COM
"SERVICE YOU DESERVE / PEOPLE YOU TRUST"


ii CUSTOM BUILT HOMES IN SOUTH GA. & NORTH FLORIDA
4S. HOMES, Your floor plan or ours
"Built to last for generations" ? "
Xm ..... -L. ....-L- The Kingston.
-- 'The Killarney,, Tg ..
t--1-- .


4 Bedroom, 2 Bath
Heated.........2406SF
Garage............ 506SF
Porch.............200SF
Total--............--3112SF


We will build on your land or our land. Stop by for a free floor plan book
and consultation. Let us help you design the home of "Your Dreams"!
www.chrismillhomes.com


2404 Bemiss Rd. Valdosta Ga.
(229) 249-0901 #s1327579 !


3BR, W/Option of 4"BR
Heated..........823SF
Garage............484SF
Porch.............385SF
Total............2692SF


rn I t.lt t..lt tuall nut ~EIl luni flu InUzni Ill ri-lUll rn-tm'


LIc. & INSURED

Serving Jefferson County
Residential & Commercial
BARRY W. WYCHE, SR.
200 S. Cherry St., Monticello, FL 32344
OFFICE: 850-997-3271 FAX: 850-997-3345
CELL: 813-477-8113
E-MAIL: WPM1232@AOL.COM








850.219.1440
2777 Miccosukee Road, Suite 3
A dcrmr T 3h uasltu tg' .il atge s lo- J Tallahassee, Florida 32308
It. Awww.anchortallahassee.com '


-lx








EIL





04 x




-ION


'A-! 1


ltlk!


AWN~
JACi


I U U FIVA"AN A JLJL;,"LJMflN#7 AL %-P %.AAAAAA I


-q


1i.


m .


............... ......


more


I


,I


1 11


-OP.






TIM






tIU






tII







jI I



AWN.I







MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005 PAGE 15,


Your Hometown Newspaper
Monticello News
Keeping You Informed
Of Our
Growing Community


other locals in the team were Tonya Drawdy, the pharma-
cist at CVS Drugs, and Frank Stone, formerly the Economic
Development director here.


'Dr. Scoles Leads Medical Mission


(Continued From Page 9)
/:a day clinic and provide hurricane
V relief.
"Once they figured out that we
,-were the relief system, everybody
mobbed the building," Scoles says.
The situation got a little uncom-
i.fortable for a while, but nothing
really serious, given that the group
*,was able to retreat within a walled
compound with high walls, electri-
4-*fied barbwire on the top and iron
; gates at the front.
The group then proceeded to dis-
tribute food, clothing, water and
other essentials through the barb
, wire, while the medical team tended
- to about 150 sick people, most of
whom were suffering from diarrhea,
dehydration, cholera and other
'exposure-related illnesses.
, Scoles doesn't fault the Guatema-
lans for the mob scene.
"If people think there's a finite
.. amount of food or water or anything
like that, they are going to do any-
thing to try and get it," he says, not-
g ing that these were people who had
gone without food or water for days.
,. Indeed he describes a situation ap-
1 proximating chaos in the wake of
the hurricane, given the flooding,
-mudslides, lack of passable roads
and an inefficient and corrupt gov-
ernment that did little to alleviate
the human misery, either because of
a lack of will or of resources.
It largely fell to private and chari-
table organizations such as Seteca,
which had its own broadcasting sys-
tern and organized a hurricane relief
effort, and to American and other
foreign groups such as Scoles', to
- provide a measure of relief to the
suffering population.
"It was an adventure," Scoles says
of the experience.


He relates driving through three
feet of running water to reach one
village. On another occasion, it
rained so hard and steady during a
night when the group stayed in a
small town that group members
feared the river right behind their
hotel would overflow and rip the,
structure from its foundation, if not
prevent their return to the home
base.
"It was the worst storm I've ever
been in," Scoles says.
All the while, the group was deal-
ing with people made desperate by
the loss of loved ones and of all
their earthly possessions. Under the
circumstances. nerves fr.i, d a)J -
lensions arose
"Whenever you put a group of 20,
21 people who aren't used to being
in any danger at all and put them in
some kind of danger, nerves tend to
get real thin," Scoles relates.
As a result, the group returned to
Seteca midweek and helped with the
cleanup of the hurricane-damaged
campus, as well as regrouping and
reorganizing the medical supplies.
At one point, the group contem-
plated making the trek to the moun-
tain village of Panajachel, home of
former Jefferson County resident
Lloyd Monroe, who has established
a nondenominational mission there.
Near Panajachel is Lake Atitlian,
which Scoles describes as a beauti-
ful lake in a volcano crater about
7,000 feet above sea level.
To reach the village would have
required going over the mountain.
Too, because a portion of the road
to the village had washed out, it
would have required fording a river
on foot and backpacking some four
miles to where the road was pass-
able again.


Even so, the group was going to at-
tempt the trip, given it was on the
original itinerary. As luck would
have it, the threat of Hurricane
Wilma put an end to that plan. It
was a good decision too, because
even though the hurricane never
blew in, more of the road to the vil-
lage collapsed on its own.
One of the highlights of the trip,
according to Scoles, was the visit to
Casa Hallelujah, an orphanage
started by an American couple in
1989. The orphanage i home to 600
children, ranging in age from in-
fancy to 18.
On Friday, the group visited Ca-
. ,iti Bqnjaminj a .sinaileorphanage
hear the city dump. Both visits af-
forded the group members an oppor-
tunity to relax and interact with the
children.
On Saturday, the group visited
Antiqua, a Spanish city dating from
1778, before returning to the states
on Sunday.
Overall, Scoles counts the trip --
his third to Guatemala, it turns out --
a success, even if it didn't accom-
plished what the group had set out
to do. Not only did the group help
with the hurricane relief effort, but it
was able to distribute 550 pounds of
medicines and help some 2000 to
2,500 people in one fashion or an-
other, he says.
On a personal level, the trip reaf-
firmed his Christian values and gave
him a greater appreciation of his
blessings, he says.
"Americans have a sense of enti-


' cement," Scoles says. "We don't re-
alize how rich we are. It helps me
reset my brain and realize how
lucky I am.
"In America, we're concerned
about time and money. But down
there, we're on Guatemala time.
There is no emphasis on time. The
emphasis is on doing the job. For
me, it helps me to get centered and
get back to the important things in
life, which are God, my family and
helping people who really need to
be helped."
Nor is he giving up on the original
plan. In July, in fact, he's returning
to Guatemala to visit .the
orphanages, Panajachelh and. -he
three Mayan villages missed on the
October trip.
"We'll take a team of 20 people
back in July," Scoles says. "We'll do
medical clinics and work with the
kids doing Vacation Bible School,
which we did everyday we were
down there."
Ultimately, his goal is to travel
deep into the Amazon in South
America and minister to the natives
there.
"I have a group that is willing to
fly me 400 miles up the Amazon
River and put me on a boat to go up
the river and treat people who have
never seen white people," Scoles
says.
.He admits that the Amazon trip
will be harder to pull off and no
doubt more dangerous. On the other
hand, the rewards should be greater
if he ever does it, he says.


~AAD


YOURS MINE & OURS
(PG)
Wed. Sat. 12:40 2:50 5:00
- 7:25 9:35 Sun. 12:40 2:50
5:00 7:25 Mon. Thurs.
5:00 7:25
NO PASSES

HARRY PORTER and
the Goblet of Fire
(PG13)
Wed. Sat. 3:15 7:15 Sun.
3:15 7:15 Mon. Thurs. 7:15
NO PASSES

HARRY POTTER and
the Goblet of Fire
(PG13)
Wed.-Sat: 12:30-4:15- 8:15
Sun. 12:30 4:15 8:15 Mon. -
Thurs.'4:15.- 8:15
NO PASSES

CHICKEN LITTLE (G)
Wed. Sat. 12:45 3:00 5:15
- 7:30 9:45 Sun. 12:45 3:00
5:15 7:30 Mon. Thurs.
5:15 7:30
NO PASSES

ZATHURA (PG)
Wed. Sat. 12.35 Sun 12:35
Mon. -:THurs. 4:45
NO PASSES:

WALK THE LINE
(PG13)
Wed. Sat 1:00 -400 .- 7:00-
9:55 Sun 100 4:00 7:00
Mon. Thurs 4:00 7:00
NO PASSES
IN THE MIX (PG13)
Wed. Sat. 2:00 4:20 7:20,-,
9:50 Sun. 2:00 4:20 7:20
Mon. Thurs. 4:20 7:20
NO PASSES

JUST FRIENDS (PG13)
Wed. Sat. 1:45- 4:35 7:10 -
9:40 Sun. 1:45 4:35 7:10
Mon. Thurs. 4:35 710
NO PASSES


DEADLY NEUROMUSCULAR
DISEASES
Muscular Dvstrooh
Muscular Dystrophy Association Pa heel


1-800-572-1717


MDA.ecause
MDA helps people.


BUSINESS C.997.5




__ _- DIRECTORY ____

'2 1I


BURNETTE PLUMBING &

WELL SERVICE
S. Family Owned Since 1902
Plumbing Repairs -- Wells Drilled ~ Fixtures-Faucets ~ Pumps
Replaced ~ Sewer & Water Connections ~ Tanks Replaced ~
Water Heater Repairs All Repairs
I 5.* llllll ^ 1 1111 ** ..i a i i ni


p


Global Private Client Group
215 S. MONROEST.,, Suite 300
TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA 32301
850-599-8956
SY :robertmazu 800-937-066.co
robertmazurgml.com


Call Andy Rudd For

Appliance Service

Needs @

997-5648


Northside Mower and

Small Engine Repair
For Hustler, Poulan, Homelite MTD, Cub Cadet,
Snapper, Murray & More, Warranty,
Repairs for all makes & models.
Pickup & Delivery Service Available
562-2962


II I' I


A&S Flooring, L.L.C.
43 Years experience
CERAMIC, TILE, CARPET, VINYL,
LAMINATE, REPAIRS & SALES
342-9922 HOME
570-6593 CELL
LICENSED & INSURED


Register's

Mini-Storage
315 Waukeenah Hwy.
1/4 Mile off US 19 South

997-2535


CARROLL HILL AUTO ELECTRIC, INC.

"Complete Auto Electric Repair Service"




Thomasville Road 115 Albany Rd.
(on Carroll Hill) 229-226-0717


BETE~RBODIE~S-
I AUTOMOBILE PAINT & BODY RI EPAIR I


FREE ESTIM AITSi


VKIFREE PA~C1S I
.O(ATION SERVICES


IF OM DENTS & COLLISIONS TO RESTORATIONi
LOCATED JUST I 4 MILES SOUTH OF MONTICELLO AT:
966 N. HARPER HI.L IR. L.AMONT, Fl.
I 997-4160 ,I
ANDY & TINA AMES. OWNERS


I_ I


MEMBERS of the team that Dr. Wesley Scoles co-led to
Guatemala during the week of Oct. 8-16 and Guatemalans
pose in front of the one of the trucks the group was loading
to bring supplies to hurricane victims. Besides Scoles,


Robert A. Mazur, Jr., CFP
Financial Advisor


/


(111A


\011W







PAGE 16, MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005


LEGALS
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
SECOND JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND
FOR JEFFERSON COUNTY, FLORIDA
IN RE: ESTATE OF THOMAS WARING
DRAWDY, III, Deceased. PROBATE
DIVISION CASE NO.: 05-111-PR
NOTICE TO CREDITORS The admini-
stration of the estate of THOMAS WAR-
ING DRAWDY, III, deceased, whose date
of death was August 7, 2005, is pending in
the Circuit Court for Jefferson County,
Florida, Probate Division, the address of
which is Jefferson County Clerk of Court;
Attn: Probate, Jefferson County Court-
house, Monticello, FL 32344. The names
and addresses of the personal representa-
tive and the personal representative's
attorney are set forth below. All creditors
of the decedent another persons having
claims or demands against the decedent's
estate on whom a copy of this notice is
required to be served must file their
claims with. this court WITHIN THE
LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE
TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION
OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER
THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY
OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other
creditors of the decedent and other per-
sons having claims or demands against
decedent's 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


LEGALS
TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SEC-
TION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PRO-
BATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER
BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE
TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE,
ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS
OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S
DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date
of first publication of this notice is Novem-
ber 23, 2005. Attorney for Personal Repre-
sentative: MONICA M. EVANS Fla. Bar
Number: 0563658 MESSER, CAPAR-
ELLO & SELF, P.A. Post Office Box 1876
Tallahassee, FL 32302-1876 (850)222-0720
(phone) (850) 224-4359 (fax) Personal
Representative: TONYA B. DRAWDY 187
Brumbley Road Monticello, Florida
32344.
(1/23, c
NOTICE OF PROPOSED ZONING
CHANGE The City Council of the City of
Monticello proposes to adopt the following
ordinance: ORDINANCE 2005-13 AN
ORDINANCE REZONING PROPERTY
BORDERED BY U.S. 19 NORTH
(NORTH JEFFERSON STREET) ON
THE WEST AND NORTH CHERRY
STREET ON THE EAST, COMPRISING
2.23 ACRES WITHIN THE CITY
LIMITS OF THE CITY OF
MONTICELLO, FLORIDA FROM R-I
RESIDENTIAL, SINGLE FAMILY AND
R-2, RESIDENTIAL HIGH DENSITY TO
B-2 BUSINESS HIGHWAY; AND.
PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE


LEGALS
DATE. The entire text of the ordinance
may be inspected at City Hall, 245 S.
Mulberry Street, Monticello, Florida
between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00
p.m., Monday through Friday. Public
hearing on the ordinance will be held on
Tuesday, December 6, 2005 at 7:00 p.m. at
Monticello City Hall. Interested persons
may appear at the meeting and be heard
with respect to the proposed ordinance.
11/23, c
STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT
OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
NOTICE OF DRAFT PERMIT. The
Department of Environmental Protection
gives notice of its preparation of a draft
permit for the operation of a wastewater
treatment system at Walker and Sons
Farms, Inc., Monticello, Jefferson County,
Florida. The applicant, Walker and Sons
Farms, applied on December 20, 2004, for
an industrial wastewater permit 'for the
continued operation of an. existing
concentrated animal feeding operation
located one mile north of the intersection
of C.R. 259 and 1-10, Jefferson County.
The facility operates a herd size of 1250
mature dairy cows, including 200 dry
cows. All milking herds are pastured over
90 percent of the time and the dry herds
are pastured all the time. A Nutrient
Management Plan (NMP), based on
agronomic rates for nitrogen, has been
developed for this facility. The NMP
design is based on a 9-acre production


LEGAL NOTICE - LEGALS


area, a process wastewater volume of
24,065 gallons per day, a 5.2-acre waste
storage pond and a 30-acre wastewater
irrigation area. The waste management
system is designed to contain a 25-year,
24-hour storm event, and the discharge of
manure, litter, or process wastewater from
the waste storage pond is only authorized
when caused by precipitation due to a
25-year, 24-hour rainfall event. A
discharge would flow overland to the
Morris Branch Stream approximately
one-half mile to the south. Waste solids
from the static pit separator, wastewater
ditch, cooling ponds, and/or wastewater
storage pond are either spread on pasture
land in accordance with the facilities NMP
or are provided to third parties for off-site
use. Any interested person may submit
written comments on the draft permit of
the Department or may submit a written
request for a public meeting to William
Armstrong, Industrial Wastewater
Section, Department of Environmental
Protection, Northwest District, 160
Governmental Center, Pensacola, Florida
32502-5794 in accordance with Rule
62-620.555, Florida Administrative Code.
The comments or request for a public
meeting must contain the following
information: (a) The commeriter's name,
address, and telephone number, the
applicant's name and address, the
Department Permit File Number and the
county in which the project is proposed;


(b) A statement of how and when notice of
the Department action or proposed action
was received; (c) A statement of the facts
the Department should consider in making
the final decisions; (d) A statement of
which rules or statutes require reversal or
modification of the Department action or
proposed action; and (e) If desired, a
request that a public meeting be scheduled
including a statement of the nature of the
issues proposed to be raised at the
meeting. However, the Department may
not always grant a request for a public
meeting. Therefore, written comments
should be submitted within 30 days of
publication of this notice, even if a public
meeting is requested. If a public meeting is
scheduled the public comment period is
extended until the close of the public
meeting. If a public meeting is held any
person may submit oral or written
statements and data at the meeting on the
Department proposed action. As a result
of significant public comment the
Department final action may be different
form the position taken by it in this draft
permit. The permit application file and
supporting data are available for public
inspection during normal business hours,
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through
Friday, except legal holidays, at
Department of Environmental Protection,
Northwest District, Industrial Wastewater
Section, 160 Governmental Center,


WE GO THE EXTRA MILE FOR YOU! I Lawn & Landscaping

997-6500 ----------------
WHEN You NEED To SOLVE COMPUTER PROBLEMS. Mention This Ad & receive
SAME DAY & NEXT DAY ONSITE SERVICE *- L--- ------- -- J
*Diagnosis Repair *Upgrades *Installations *Consultations
*Tuorials *Removal of Viruses, Adware, Spyware 3 I. J 11025 East Mahan ~ 877-4550


Septic Tank & Land Clearing

Complete Septic Service & Repair
Lot Preparing & Land Clearing


Thomas B. Scott, Sr.
Rt 1 Box 137
Lamont, FL 32366

ph:997-5536 cell: 933-3620


Register's Mini-Storage


315 Waukeenah Hwy.
(1/4 Mile Off US 19 South)



997-2535



DOUG'S TREE & LAWN

SERVICE


Trimming
Mowing
Removal
Maintenance


0 Stump Grinding
0 Aerial Device
0 Bush Hogging


997-0039 Lic. & Insured


CARROLL HILL AUTo ELECTRIC, INC.

"Complete Auto Electric Repair Service"





Thomasville Road 115 Albany Rd.

(on Carroll Hill) 229-226-0717


)LARICHIUTA

Craig

, *Limerock Larichiuta

*Clay Lloyd, FL 32337
Sand 997-6788
*Top Soil


CHASE

Jena Fernandez
Senior Mortgage Specialist
17 Years Of Service
850-224-2427

FHA/VA/CONV.
Self Employed ~ New Construction/Land
Credit issues OK


ATTENTION
"BUSINESS OWNERS
;r-SHOP KEEPERS-

.LOCAL PROFESSIONAL
SALES & SERVICE


1-10 Chevron
TimberwolfLong Cut Wintergreen
2 for $3.25
(Supply Limited) (Special Pack)

Pepsi Cola 12pk $3.59
Limited to supply on hand


32oz Pepsi Fountain Beverage .99
Good thru Nov. 27, 2005


Allyn Sikes
Owner
1 830 Thomasville Road
Tallahassee, FL 32303

(850) 224-3473 1 [BOO) 5418-702
www. abbiesflowers.comrn


Your Local Professional Painters

Interior ~ Exterior
Lic. & Ins. #4676


We have another order of leather purses

Free Crystal Lighter with each carton
cigarettes or cigars.
We accept all manufacturer coupons.


BETTER BODIES
,.,


Call for quality work
45 Years In The Trade

Jerry Cole Painting Corp.

850-997-7467 ~ 850-544-2917

*Residential ~ Commercial *Interior ~ Exterior


9


Keaton Tire Repair
'Service Is Our Business on and oft the Road"


EDD KEATON
TRAVIS KEATON
54 Capps Hwy
Lamont, FL 32336


850-997-0903 Shop
850-264-6871 Cell
850-997-0937 Fax
850-997-5443 Home


B & M Tractor Service
Specializing in Food Plots, Bush Hogging,
Liming & Fertilizing, Spraying, and Fencing




McLeod


Cell: (850) 210-2942 Ma
Cell: (850) 545-2325 Cell: (85
Home: (850) 997-1451 Home:- (85
10534 South Salt Rc, Lamont, FL. 32336


ack McLeod
0 510-0346
0) 997-3091


AUTOMOBILE PAINT


&. BOEJY REPAIIL..


FREE ESTIMATES FREE PAIMTS
LOCATION SERVICE !

PFROM DENTS COLLISIONS TO RESTORATION1J
LOCATED JUST 14 MILES SOUTH OF MONTICELLO AT
966' N. BARBER HTLL RD. LAMONT, FL

| 997-4160 1
ANDY & TUNA AMES, OWNERS

From Dent Repair To Complete Restoration


'ty", OU o nt tis BRest pozo



TINTI R C0NDMOINING9


1. 24 hour Service, 7-days Why wailt when y
2. Your Brand and Your System repaired righ
3.FFree Energy Survey for new system
No obligation!
4. Two-year repair warranty Mos
repairs stay repaired!
.10-Year warranty on new
exacting standards.
6. Easy financing to suit
7. Free Air Quality Ch
in your air or your
M 8. Up front pricing -
the way it should b
For over 20 years, thous
the caring comfort
Air rroll ad we TI happdy proiw
our ialue io wu.
Bsenson T.creen


NOW AVAILABLE:
SECURITY CAMERA SYSTEM!
ACCESS CONTROLS
ALARM SYSTEMS
TELEPHONE SYSTEMS
DATA NETWORKS

BIG BEND


ou don't have to' Call now
I by skilled, neal technicians.
ms can save you big.


I


Residential & Commercial Lic.#cgc# 1507547


YEAGER CONTRACTING CO. INC.

CUSTOM HOMES

Commercial and Agriculture Buildings


PH: 997-2296 CELL: 508-2383


*Lot Cleaning *Driveways *Dig Ponds *Road
Building *Culvert Installation *Fill Dirt
*Limerock *Gravel
Billy Simmons, Owner
Backhoe and Hauling Septic Tack Contractor &
Excavation Contractor
Phone: (850) 997-0877
Cell: (850) 509-1465
Insured D.O.H. Lie. #SR0971265
Visa & Mastercard Accepted!

D.L. 's Gun & Pawn Shop, Inc.

Cash in a flash!
Highest Loans
On Your Valuables


Guns Diamonds TV's ~ VCR 's ~ Stereos ~
Radios Gold ~ Guitars ~ Silver Tools
Mon.-Sat. 9-6 575-7682
1511 Jackson Bluff *Tallahassee





Parm Bowling
-Broker Associate F17'


f1 997-4789
1-888-701-2205
www.pamb@nettally.com

Portable Toilets

Billy Simmons Septic
850-509-1465 cell
850-997-0877 home
Clean Portables for construction sites,
4 family reunions, parties

Events and Types


Ssop at 30 days! Benson's tim ate
systems installed to our Itl a
you! Jusl call
beck Let us check what's ..
heallh. h.I t Ml1i-
No surprises, just honesty J A
ands have chosen
of enson s. 877-7 2 22
Your 24 hr Strvice Holllne: U 2.
562-3132 Tpotne Davis A Very large selection to choose from
Sales Manager All trade-ins are welcome

A Best rates as low as 4.5%


A Free warranty on every vehicle sold.,
Trrade prag
push, P01oOrGOO REDITA CEDIT.
itsIIt !velticle II
i av I T [SNT MAT1%RAA

for
CeallTeYROhNE, esmaigi


hapnTeUtmt a


1412 E. Base Street
Madison, Florida 32340
(850) 973-3026
BEST PRICES IN TOWN
WE WILL NOT BE UNDERSOLD!


~~~~~~~1
U


Since 1977
*Licensed *Bonded *Insured.
Residential & Commercial

FREE ESTIMATES ~ 997-4100
01'M11


Brad


COMMUNICATIONS Co.-


997-4150


LEGALS
Pensacola, Florida (850)595-8300.
Additional information concerning this
project may be obtained by contacting
William Armstrong at (850) 595-8300.
11/23, c
Fair Housing Public Information Meeting.
Jefferson County will conduct a Fair
Housing Workshop on November 30,
2005, which begins at 5 p.m. in-the Jeffer-
son County Building Department located
at 445 W. Palmer Mill Road in Monticello,
Fla. This meeting is intended to provide
the public with information of fair housing
requirements. Anyone interested in under-
standing the importance of fair housing
should attend. A Fair Housing/Equal
Opportunity/Handicap Access
Jurisdiction.
11l/23, c
LEGAL NOTICE. The Jefferson County
Planning Commission will hold its regular
monthly meeting on December 8, 2005 at
7:00 P.M. The meeting will be held in the
Courtroom of the Jefferson County
Courthouse located at the intersection ol
US Highway 19 and US Highway 90 in
Monticello, FL. The meeting may be
continued as necessary. Information
concerning the meeting is available at the
Jefferson County Planning Department,
445 W. Palmer Mill Road, Monticello, FL
32344, Telephone 850-342-0223. From the
Florida "Government in the Sunshine
Manual", page 36, paragraph c: Each


I


A


II


Affordable Business Communications, LLC
Specializing in Meridian and Norstar Telephone
Systems and Voice Mail
*Licensed and insured. Nortel trained and certified.
TerjnTMrrFn=. lations, moves, adds and changes
New, remanuITIMMM"M used pliones/sys(ems
Walter & Dana MoxIcy
1025 S. Mulberry St., Monticello, Fl, 32344-1205
Mobile Phone: 850-264-9455

Your Connection TO Savhig s


Dary i Hall. Owner







MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005 PAGE 17


To Place Your Ad




997-3568


CLASSIFIED


Your Community Shopping Center


CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING RATES
3 Lines, Two editions~ Wednesday and Friday...$7.00
Each Additional Line....$1.00
DEADLINES: Monday Noon for Wednesday
Wednesday Noon for Friday
Call Our Classified Department at:
997-3568


LEGALS
board, commission, or agency of this state
or of any political subdivision thereof shall
include in the notice of any meeting or
hearing, if notice of meeting or hearing is
required, of such board, commission, or
agency, conspicuously on such notice, the
advice that, if a person decides to appeal
any decision made by the board, agency,
or commission with respect to any matter
considered at such meeting or hearing, he
or she will need a record of the
proceedings, and that, for such purpose,
he or she may need to ensure that a
verbatim record of the proceedings, is
made, which record includes the testimony
and evidence upon which the appeal is to
be based.
11/23, c
In accordance with FL Statue: Public
Auction December 31, 2005 @ 10:00am.
1988 Mere Vin# IMEBM60F4JH691992,
1994 Caddy Vin# IG6KF52YXRU205275.
To be sold as is for Towing & Storage
charges. Conditions & Terms at Auction.
Dave's Towing 7261 East Washington St.
Monticello, Fl 32344 / (850)342-1480.
11/23, c
The Jefferson County School Maintenance
Department is accepting bids for the floor
repairs at the Howard Middle School gym-
nasium. Submit your written bid to Don-
ald Johnson, 1490 W. Washington Street.
Monticello, FL 32344. For questions call
(850)342-0142.
11/18,.23, c


Notice of Application for Tax Deed:
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that Gene
Barfield the holder of the following certifi-
cates has filed said certificates for a tax
deed issue thereon. The certificate num-
bers and years of issuance, the description
of the property, and the names in which it
was assessed are as follows: Certificate No.
593 Year of Issuance 2002 Description or
Property: Exhibit "A" One acre in a
square form in the North West Corner of
the South East Quarter of the North West
Quarter (SEI/4 of NW1/4) of Section
Twenty One (21) Township One (1) North
of Range Five (5) East, more particularly
described as follows: Commencing at the
North West Corner of the South East
Quarter of the North West Quarter of Sec-
tion Twenty One (21) Township One (1)
North of Range Five (5) East thence East
Two Hundred Eight and Seven Tenths
(208.7) teet thence South Two Hundred
Eight and Seven Tenths (208.7) feet, West
Two Hundred Eight and Seven Tenths
(208.7) feet to point of beginning, and con-
taining One (1) acre, more or less. And
being the same land -conveyed;lo fhomp.
son Valley Baptist Church by Dave and
Martha-MeKinney and of record in the
office of the Clerk of Circuit Court in
Deed Book "X" page 164. Name in which
assessed John Hundley,'HRS. All of said
property being in the County of Jefferson.
State of Florida. Unless such certificate or
certificates shall be redeemed according to
law the property described in such certifi-
cate or certificates will be sold to the high-
est bidder at the court house door on the
20th day of December, 2005, At 11:00 a.m.
Dated this 14th day of November, 2005.
Carl D Boatwright, Clerk of Circuit
Court of Jefferson County, Florida.
11/16, 23, 30, 12/7, c
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: The City
of Monticello is accepting proposals for
towing and storage services for the Police
Department and other City departments.
Proposals should include the following: 1.
Fee for towing City vehicles 2. Fee for
towing and secure storage of impounded
vehicles 3. Proof of the following insurance
coverage: Workers Compensation with
statutory limits; Employer's Liability with
limits of $100,000; commercial General
Liability and Garage Keepers Legal
Liability, with the following coverage:
Premises/Operations, Physical Damage,
Bodily/Personal Injury and Medical
payments Combined single limits for
property damage and Injury of at least
$100,000; 1 Commercial Automobile
Liability for owned/leased autos,
non-owned autos. Combined single limits
per accident for property damage and
personal injury of at least $100,000. 4
Response time of vehicle towing/storage
Proposals must be received no later than
Tuesday, November 29, 2005, at City Hall
245, S. Mulberry Street, Monticello, FL
32344. Proposals must be marked
t"SEALED BID FOR TOWING
STORAGE SERVICE".
11/16, 23, c

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
SECOND JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND
FOR JEFFERSON COUNTY, FLORIDA:
Case No. 05-276-CA KIMBERLY M.
BELLAMY-MORRELL Petitioner, and
RICKY V. MORRELL Respondent.
NOTICE OF ACTION FOR
DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE TO:
Ricky V. Morrell, 718 Lake Rd.,
Monticello, FL 32344 YOU ARE
NOTIFIED that an action has been filed
against you and you are required to serve
a copy of your written defenses, if any to it
on KIMBERLY M.
BELLAMY-MORRELL, whose address is
P.O. Box 489, Monticello, FL 32345, on or
before November 16, 2005, and file the
original with the clerk of this Court at
Clerk of Court Jefferson County
Courthouse, Monticello, Florida before
service on Petitioner or immediately
thereafter. If you fail to do so, a default
may be entered against you for the relief
demanded in the petition. Copies of all
court documents in this case, including
orders, are available at the Clerk of the
Circuit Court's office. You may review
these documents upon request. you must


LEGALS
keep the Clerk of the Circuit Court's
office notified of your current address.
(You may file Notice of current Address,
Florida Supreme Court Approved Family
Law form 12.915.) Future papers in this
lawsuit will be mailed to the address on*
record at the clerk's office. WARNING:
Rule 12.285, Florida Family Law Rules of
Procedure, requires certain automatic
disclosure of documents and information.
Failure to comply can result in. sanctions,
including dismissal or striking of
pleadings. Date November 10th, 2005
CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT.
11/16, 23.30,-12/7, pd

HELP WANTED
'\aitress cashier part-time. AppI3 in
person to Court Yard Cafe, 110 East
Dogwood Street.
11/23, tfn, c
Maintenance Worker wanted at
NFCC. This position will work in
several trade areas which includes:
College event set ups; Furniture
moving: Maintenance and repair of
buildings and/or equipment. This
unskilled position is labor intensive
and requires heavy lifting.
Qualifications: Must be High School
Graduate with general knowledge of
maintenance functions and use of
minor equipment. Applications to:
Director HR, North Florida
Community College, 325 NW Turner
Davis Drive, Madison, Florida 32340.
An application and complete job
description is available at
www.nfcc.edu. Questions call
850-973-9487. Application must be
received by 12/02/2005. EOE
11/16, 18, 23,' 25, c


Registered Nurses / Licensed Practical
Nurses Be part of a team working side
by side with other health care
professionals. RN/LPN vacancies
currently exist at Jefferson C.I. in
Monticello. Exceptional Health Care
Insurance, Vested Retirement after
Ssix years, Comprehensive State of
Florida Benefit Package. If you prefer
per diem, rather than career service,
we also have OPS (non-benefited
positions). RNs $29-31, LPNs $19-22.
For additional information contact
Sharon McKinnie, R.N. at
850-922-6645, .c email:
mckinnie.sharon@mail.dc.state.fl.us
10/12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28, 11/2, 4, 9, 11,
16, 18, 23, 25, c

SERVICES
We are a church that values tradition,
but we are not fundamentalists.
Christ Episcopal Church, three blocks
N of the courthouse. Sunday service at
10:00 AM. 997-4116.
11/23, c
Health Care Equipment Jackson's
Drug Store. We bill Medicare Call
for a assessment of your needs.
997-3553. UPS available
1/19, tfn


Backhoe Service: driveways, roads,
ditches, tree & shrub removal, burn
piles. Contact Gary Tuten 997-3116,
933-3458.
4/28, tfn
Healthy Weight Loss available only at
Jackson's Drugs, Hoodiacol is
designed to curb the appetite, burn fat
and increase energy levels resulting in
considerable weight loss 'over time.
Hoodiacol consist of 3 key ingredients
incorporated into rice bran oil with
natural flavoring to give it a palpable
taste. In addition to weight loss, you
may see benefits for the hair, skin and
nails from the Omega 3 and Omega 6
found in rice .bran oil. Hoodia
gordonii is a cactus found in the
Kalahari Desert of South Africa.
Unsurpassed as an appetite
suppressant, it not only limits appetite
but increases the sense of satiety. This
tends to limit total caloric intake by
30-40% without experiencing hunger.
Significant weight loss should result
from such a drop in caloric intake.
5/18, tfn
Appliance Repairs: washers, dryers,
stoves, refrigerators. Owned and
operated by Andy Rudd, 997-5648.
Leave Message.
2/11, tfn
Mr. Stump: Stump Grinding.
509-8530, Quick Responses.
6/2, s/d, tfn
Do you want to be just a Christian,
with no denominational names,
creeds, or practices? Jesus established
His Church called the Church of
Christ and you can be a member of it.
We are ready to help if you are ready
to learn. Call 997-3466
10/1 tfn
LOST
Brown/Blonde Cocker Spaniel spayed
female 4 years old. Black collar with
blue registration tag. Last seen on
1-10 near Lloyd Exit. Call 510-7583 or
303-2 37-2500 or 720-480-1647 or
656-9170.


AUTOMOTIVE
No (redit Checks Just Lous Duon
Payments on Good Cars & Trucks
2 and 4 Door Model As Low As $750
down 850-536-9111 -
www.JumpinJims.con Ask For Mr.
Deal.
FOR RENT
450 sq. ft. office 150 \\. \\ ashingrun
St. 275.00 a month 997-2646 M-F 9-5.
11/23, tfn, c
Lovely home, neighborhood & lot.
Spacious 3/2 with den, garage.
w/shop, large yard, more. Close to
downtown. $900/mo. Option for
furnishings. 251-0760.
11/23, c
Prime downtown office space now
available in Cherry Street Commons.
Jack Carswell, 997-1980.
10/7, tfn, c
2 bedroom, 2 bath, new paint, new
carpet, no pets, no children. $550
997-6653
11/2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, pd
REAL ESTATE
10 acres- 1,750 sq. ft. 3 bedroom, 2
bath house with 800 sq. ft.
mother-in-law suite (cypress) stables,
workshop. Very private, beautiful
property with huge oak trees and
pasture. $350,000 850-997-4040.
11/16, 18, 23, 25, pd

CASH in 5 DAYS!
We Buy Mortgages,
Homes, Trailers, Lots,
Land! We Make
Mortgage Loans,
Ron Harris
Traders Realty, Inc.
Lic. Mortgage LENDER
878-3957


FOR SALE
Redecorating: good prices on used
furniture: couch, love seat, end tables,
dresser, chests, chairs, more.
997-8803.
11/13. 23, 30, pd


Red Roosters $10 each.
Purebred Limousine bull,
old, asking $ Call 997-0
message.
11/11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30, pd


KELLY & KELLY
PROPERTIES


. Beautiful
14 months
901, leave


WANTED
\\e needI 2' ich.n linkI lenic sel 'inj
that can be donated to the Jefferson
County Humane Society. Call the
Jefferson County Humane Society at
342-0244. Leave a message we will
call you back.
11/23. tfn. c
Someone to graft pecan trees, medium
size to small, from a Desirable to an
Elliott, at least 100 trees. Call
997-4854.
10/28, 11/2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30,
pd
Pecan harvesting equipment,
specifically a shaker, harvester,
cleaner. Call 997-4854.
10/28, 11/2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30,

Wanted
Great Stylists
Now hiring full and
part-time stylists
Great Clips Offers:
Competitive Wages
Paid Holidays
Capital Health Plan
Mgmt Opportunities
Please call one of our
Tallahassee locations
402-9300 Vineyard Center
574-9400 Bradfbrdville Center


Housing Vouchers

We accept all vouchers
2/2 $615 3/2 $715 4/2 $895 $50 dep.
Pool & Youth Activities

575-6571
*5'avv'a'uv~d~f^/jfWI


"You'll be Glad You Did"

850-509-5004

www.DonnaHazlewood.com
250 S. Jefferson St Monticello, Fl 32344


HOME ON 3 AC. 4BR/2BA with Pool.
Covered back porch." End of cul-de-sac.
Leon County. $139,900

* 100 ACRES. Woods w/creek. Will divide
South of 1-10 on Hwy19. Good Investment

* 2 HOMES on 10 acres. Large pole barn. Rolling
Pasture land. Great location. $389,000

* BE YOUR OWN BOSS. Towing business includes
home & outbuildings on 4.50 acres. $259,000


Calling All Investors!
* I 10 Frontage- 10 acres. Mixed use
Interchange/Business. Only Large tract
available!
* Income Producing 52.47 acres with
8 rental mobile homes. 15 acre vacant
lot with county water hookup
* Great Access to Hwy 19 N- 11.68
acres zoned mixed use Business/
Residential. Residential/Commercial
septic on property.
* Mill Creek Ridge 372 beautiful
acres. Great for country retreat or
development!


kkkk k k k
ki


Simply the Best!


k REALTOR




k A Prayer of Thanksgiving

*A. .. .


A


All mighty God, giver of


Sauu goouu tings:


Thank you for the natural majesty
4 __^_ .i ..._^.. _,C.-" 1-_--2.


A


A


A



A

A
AZE


and beauty of this land.


Thank you for the men and

women who have made this
country strong.


Thank you for the torch of

liberty which has been lit
in this land.


Thank you for the faith we have


j! inherited in all its rich variety.


A
hA


It sustains our life.


Help us, 0 Lord, to finish the

.A good work here begun. Strengthen
our efforts to blot out ignorance

IL and prejudice, and to abolish
Poverty and crime. And hasten the

day when all our people, with

1 many voices in one united chorus,


A


will glorify your holy Name.
Amen


d-* d\1


Immediate openings for mechanically inclined individuals in TALLAHASSEE. Please apply online
. at:
www.hrmcacclaim.com/apply/drscareers
DRS is a drug/smoke-free EOE.
L DIGITAL
RECEPTION
SERVICES, INC.
Mi tiMI


A


A


Realtor Tim Peary
850-997-4340
See all our listings)
www.TimPeary.com
(maps, plats, virtual Tours


A Simply the Best!




A A A AA A A A A


K!












ks~


AJ

Ali


Al|










A!


A]



aAl


Al




A!






AJ

A





A|





AZ

A|


J


'y
t
*F


-*


-A


a






PAGE 18, MONTICELLO, (FL), NEWS, WED., NOVEMBER 23, 2005


Prison Donates
Thanksgiving
Food Baskets
FRAN HUNT
Staff Writer
Jefferson Correctional staff, as is-
tradition, prepared Thanksgiving
gift baskets for senior citizens of
the county.
Officer Joyce Siplin said that
staff donated food, money and the
supplied the baskets for the effort.
She added that each basket con-
tained a full meal and were distrib-
uted Friday.
Warden Martha Humphries said,
"This spirit is indicative of the cali-
ber of my staff and JCI is always
willing to be a good neighbor to the
citizens in the county."


I Choose
a health
insurance plan
that keeps YOU
in Mind
Call 850-997-9981
to find out r,-,re
Steve McClelland
FMB Insurance _- ,:-.
108 E. Washington St
Monticello, FL 32344
A Contracted General Agency for
iW BlueCross BlueShiclh
or Florida
624 78 903


STAFF at Jefferson Correctional Institute, prepared containing a full meal. These were delivered Friday. L-R:
Thanksgiving baskets for senior citizens in the county. Officer Joyce Siplin, and Warden Martha Humphries.
Food was donated and baskets prepared, with each basket


S: N 'T A.L. Hall Funeral Directors, Inc.
SM age Life Insurance Plan: ba
Protect Your Home In Case Of An Unexpected Trage O YfLT T T WAvvU Fu rVe6no e.
Plan Beneits MaV Include: ", 9 620 York St., P.O. Box 425,
S*No Ph.sical Exam Escro date 3nd Death henehi do appi Monticello, FL. 32344
'Death. Designed,f pay your mungage or equir. loan "ou i 'm.A
*Disability- MaN a',e pmenis ioucann.o "..k du essor inur, 850-9 -5553
*U nemplo'men Nuak e-reur premium pamenu u" \:'u are laid o wnrszed 0 9 7
'Le'el Premium Premium pa\Tments Ui t renainleel and A
"RETRNmOF PEinu r- Rerum . LLeOFt m OR PREantljIS n ,nf are use Alfonza "Al" Hall William Tillman ~ Vangie Scott(intern)
Sleep well lonight knowing you can secure your family's future Funeral Directors and Embalmers
For complete details at no cost, obligation, or r,.ip ri -, Where Everybody Gets A Di$count!!
aggravation, please call: .hji. r .prd.I nulnpir e
877-4.-8443 877-588-8443 850-85.,,5942 ,"', i, Funeral Financing, Gravesite Restoration, Headstone/Cornerstone
Installation-Financing 72 Hour Return on most Insurance Proceeds Per-
sonalized Services Including Monogrammed Caskets
f\1.


Iusnar Pa
General Man
Sof Monticello
Days Inn of Monticello
I-10 Exit 225 & US Hwy. 19
44 Woodworth Dr.
Lamont, FL 32336

"Best Value Under the Sun"
AAA Approved Smoking & Non-smoking
Handicapped Rooms
Jacuzzi Room
Happy Thanksgiving!
(850)997-5988
Fax (850) 997-5988


itel
ager





t,,,


BURGER


KING




1209 S. Jefferson
Monticello, FL

342-1050






Happy Thanksgiving
From All Of Us!


Catch it here at the
Monticello News


Southeast Regional Cancer Centei. a member of The North Florida Can-
cei Netwo'r s plesei tiO' trng proven, state of the art treatment to the
people of Norii Florida. TcrnoTherarp, is a new highly effective form of
treatment :lel,,er and is ideal for the treatment of prostate cancer.
Southeast Pegional C ancer .enrter was the fourth facility to begin treat-
mrent ithl this nev\ telch.'rnolog, and we are proi.id to be pioneers in this
ne\\ fron-trie.Dr. Po'st' has spokeri around the world on the use and bene-
fits of Tor'n-itherapt, ': :fo r c nie patients. This technology allows the pa-
tienr t- to teci.e the most a::ccurate, non-invasive treatment available for
p osrate canc:er.TroThre rap', has pro% ded out patients with a better
quialit, o life with fe7. or no side effects. 'our treatment is done on an
ou. trpatie-it :,asis, .ili eas, i.s':essibilit, to ,our physician and nursing
staff. If ,ou ould, Ini e t'-' frin out more a ,bou,.t TornoTherap\ please con-
tact us for i oiure ii-ifoi riaticrni.


( ~0